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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 7, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta I Thursday. November 7, THE LE'I'nnRIDGE DAILY HERALD Buy Real Estate in the country that produces the best wheat in the world To the Home Seeker 1 BONUSING SYSTEM IS We hiivo Just completed fully modern six roomed cottngo oil 12th St. A. North, and Invite anyone wishing to scctiro a cdnitoriablu well built honw to and Inspect our work ami the- exceptionally commodious layout of tho ImlldluK. We glinruiileu both imitoriiil and work lo bo llrsl-cluss aiul all wo ask over tuts price ol snint id a decent wasu. Our price i-aali, balance 10 Bull. Apply Harleman and Shand Carpenters on the Building After G pin. call at 1818 Sixth A'.'emie A. North I Want To Deal Rumlcy Oil-Pull. 15-30: pim-tiuuHy Glvo mo and plow EifiO acres, stubblo ground this fall, next spring or summer fallow next year. "Plowing to bo clone not less than five Inches deep. 1 have 1UOO acres to ho plowed. O. T. LATHROP Stafford Block Farms Lonni farm This is Your Opportunity Lots ill Block 2, iSumiysUlc at each Lois in Block 58, Moriiing'sitlc at cat-li A. V. GIBBONS Plioiie 1425 Koom D, Balmoral Block Fire Insurance CHEAP room, 2 storey houso. on 1-2 lots, near Gul Money to Loan HOMES 1-2 lots, near Galliraith 575.00 cash, S25.00 monthly. Five roomed, fully modern cottage, on one lot, half block from car line, cash, balance in live years. The C. B. Bowman Agency XCADIA BLOCK. PHONE 1323. Snaps 2 Juts facing east on I lib waleiysew- er and close' to car line at each; terms. A fully modern 7 room house on 28 ft. lot cor. 9th Ave. fr -SoOO handles. R. V. Gibboes Co.; S. G. Briukley, of IMasuotic City, X. claims to have. the longest beard in the United States; it trails on tho ground when on display. H is not known it' th-e raisou d'etre was a lost election bet. STRONGLY CONDEMNED O- Mr. Manwaring Goes to Regina Convention as an Instructed Dele- gate the resolution unanimously, and Mr. .Manwarlnff goes as an instructed do- legato, a duty which contains a largo element of pleasure, for the policy adopted Incorporates to a nicety tlie l-oraoiiat views of the energetic secre- tary. Tho crux of lire opposition at first shown to the motion was thai other by D. H, Elton; second- ed by John Taylor, and Resolved, that the Lethbridge Board of Trade Is of the opinion that the system of granting mon- ey, or land, or bonuses of any na- ture to, or the'guaranteeing of bonds of corporations, firms or in- dividuals in consideration of their establishing or operating factor- ies, businesses or Industries in Western Canada, is not in the best Interests of Western Canada and should be, if possible, discontin- ued; further, That the government of the pro- vince of Alberta be petitioned to enact such laws as will reduce this evil to a minimum, and be asked to make representation to the governments of the Provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba and British Columbia to the end that similar legislation be enacted in the Provinces of Saskatchewan, Manitoba and British Columbia. 'Phe above is in the form o[ a reso- lution the policy of the executive tlic Lethbridge Board of Trade on tlie troublesome and perplexing policy of industries. H is the policy which J. L. aiaTiwnring will fight Cor at the conv-ontion of municipalities at Regina for which city he left this afternoon. Perplexing and trouble- some are 'words used advisedly in describing the problem, for cities differ and even members of the Board of Trade hold varying views, as was evidenced In the discussion last night. But while there were varying views it all ended in the carrying of NO CANDIDATES FOR MAYORALTY SOME ONE WILL HAVE TO COAXED TO SERVE IN RAYMOND Uavmoml, Nov. 7. New luol has had the effect of causing thu miiiH'-i- ual pot to lioil till it has boiled over. The item appearing in last week's Lea- der and copied in the, Uaymond news to the Herald has brought forth ana- cities do so and so, and if Liuhbi not do so there would b< sivakintr tn see other cities fin- ir '-ad. There were others who hold! Ulcmas on "L'att lts ?u-tnf- has generally revived municipal mat- ters A'lilch for a few weeks had been that cities sometimes pay too oxpen- slvly for what they get and the loss in revenues through po'wer, water, and light furnished at a loss, and freedom from taxation frequently more than offsets the benefits through added population and the wage bill. it wag thought, however, that if the government could be induced to have a law passed making it illegal for any municipality to grant these in- ducements to industries all places would bo on an equal footing in that and the factories would be located where the conditions host warranted the establishment of an in- dustry. At the first meeting of the western municipalities there was bit- ter opposition to the proposal to have the bonusing system made illegal and Ihu convention adjourned without ac- tion being taken. Tho meeting at Regina is therefore an adjourned meeting, and it is expected that there will -be a large representation from western cities and towns. The move to have provincial laws passed adds to the interest and the forces l Hue up at Regina in what will likely tbe a determining struggle. Lcthhridge was not represented at thu first meeting held? at Mooso Jaw, but at liegina Mr, Manwaring will be present armed, with the instruction to fight bonuses and to present the reso- lution passed by the executive. Those present at last night's meet- ing were: Messrs. Cunningham. Staf- ford. Ccnybeare, McArthur, Turney, Taylor, Elton, Raflon-Canning, Broad and Secretary Manwaring. GOVERNMENT CAVED IN .Saskatoon, Nov. today the thirty telephone linemen, "who went out on strike on Friday, return- ed to work, a message having been received from thu union's delegate It eg hin, this morning, to the effect that the .government had agreed to grant the demands of the union foi the increase in wageij and shortt'i hours in their entirety. Sportsman: What do you want'.' Villager: I'm the man you wounded it your last shoot. Sportsman: Ah, I remember; but 1 ;ave you compensation ill; the timu. Villager: Yes, as I heard you wore ;oing out again today I thought 1 would ask you for a little in advance. Mole. We have the exclusive sale of 48 lots adjoining Gal- braith School on the east, commanding one of the best views in the city. Only one block from water and sewer and within a few minutes of street cars. THE CQMME MACLEOD Wit-L PAY TO HAVE FULL TIME GIVEN TO CIVIC BUSINESS Maclcod, Nov. gas was usul on Saturday, November 2, for the first time in .Macleod. It was turned on at the Mncleod Hardware Co., in their hunting stoves and had many admirors, as tho clean fuel, that will make no dirt and with no ashes to carry out, has boon waited for very patiently by every housewife iu Mae- leod. Tho agents claim that tlie de- lay has been dim to the non-arrival of their supplier, of burners, and meters. They liavc u .gang of men busy making all connections ready for the meters and burners which will arrive within a Tbe test made very satisfactory, and promises lo do all that is claimed for it. farmers who havo threshed, hauling wheat, and elevator dormant. The Herald's Kaymoud rcpix'sciitative has made it his busi- ness to personally interview all those whose names have hccii mentioned in tlie mayor's chair summary of their connection with next year, and views follows Not Mayor The mayor, J. Evans, was thu first prospective candidate spoken to, but he emphatically denied that he had any desire or inclination to serve another term. The Interviewer impressed upon this year's chiei mag- istrate that it is the wish of many of Raymond's electors that he should serve another term, but he was firm in his decision and asked tbe Herald to say for him that he would not stand for re-election. Mr. Evans1 re- fusal to allow his name brought for- ward is not because of any trouble encountered at the council board this year. Everything has gone smoothly and tho mayor is well pleased with tho support he has received. But he believes that the honor should go around, and has therefore given his final answer that he, at least, is not a candidate. Nor T. 0- King T. 0- King when called up by tele- phone from the Herald's Raymond of- fice was wrathy that his name should have hcen published as a pos- sible candidate without bis permis- sion. "State for he said, "that, if proposed, I will emphatically de- cline the nomination. I will not be a candidate, nor will 1 accept elec- tion by acclamation." In these words Mr. King showed exactly where he stood. 'Asked his reasons, Mr. King said that he was a farmer and out of town a great dual. Ho hulievu-l that the Mayor should he a man who could be inter- viewed by the press ami public at any time 01 day, and lie suggested WANTED Will pay. all cash for pair of iota (not less than 50 feet) in, Fairview, Sunnyside or Hosedale or similar value property. Must bo real bargain. ADDRESS BOX 3 HERALD A SNAP Two lots on corner Till Avenue and Kith SI., would sell for 51450 if taken at once. Cash or terras, or would exchange tor horses as part naymeiit.. Apply to Windsor Hottl CHAS. MOUNTED POLICE CHANGES STATION MOVED FROM MAGRATH TO RAY ELLISON RE- TURNS TO UTAH .Raymond, Alta., Nov. A. -Morrison, of the Northwest Mount ed Police detachment at Magrath, -was in toWn this week looking for a, build iug and stable, which could bc used for n policeman's quarters here. I is tho intention of the department to move the jUagrath detachment to Ray mond, because Raymond is more oen tral and. offers better facilities for patrol 'work. The officer stationet here will have the district from Spring Coulee almost to Lethbridge, anc from the homestead country east of Stirling and New Dayton. The Mcln tyre lease will also 'he included in this district. Options taken on sev- eral buildings, but it is quite :proba. ble that tbe Card 'barn will be usec for stabling. The presence of an of- ficer here will somewhat relieve Mar- shal Harris, of. some of the work he s frequently called upon to do outside of his own town. Three Meetings a Month for Raymond Teachers Raymond teachers of the Public school staff met for mutual improve- ment in their regular monthly gather- ing on ijMonday last, and at the meet- ing, the principal, B. -H.-Smith, gave a talk on penmanship. The speaker is himself a penman of some note, and his suggestions were carefully listen. ed to. In'tlie discussion fol- lowed afterward, it was decided to hold three meetings in the month, in- stead of one. On the first Monday of that Mayor Evans should be con strained to si ami for re-election. You'll not get a butter suitl Mr. King. Mr. King is this year president oE the Agricultural su-j each month a general meeting will be L-iety. held at which all teachers will be O'Hrk'n and Croxall Will Not Stand- present. The first Monday after tbe T. O'Brien shook his head in a1 15th of.each month will bc given over meaningful way anil said, wlioni to a discussion of primary work, and tlic Herald man interviewed him at f on the following Wednesday work of lii.s place of business. Mr. O'Brien isj tne senior erodes will receive atten- ii are kept eoins from early morn- Ing until tale Jit night. The quality improving all the time. There are double the numbur of machines in tho district, this stilt these arc not suiiicient to do all l lie work before the ond of-this year. Services last Sunday in the.various i years one of the councillors whose term docs not expire this year. Mark V. Croxall gave as bis refus- il in allow his name to appear that he was a farmer, and in summer was lie would "be proud lo serve the town, lit- said, and had been approach-! ed bv quite a number with requests an enrollment of something like 500, (o stand for election. Mr. Croxall and is onc of the largest and most im- is a man of marked ability, and his personality in the position of chief would be a grace to Kay- tion. At. the next primary meeting, which will be held on November IS, Miss Curtain will read a paper on "The making oC a and on November 20, F. Speakman will treat "The teaching of grammar m the up- per grades." Raymond last year had Will President Allen II. 8. Allen, president of the Tay-. lor stake of the Mormon church, has been mentioned as next year's mayor. When the Herald called on the presi- dent he seemed surprised that his name should have been mentioned in connect ion with the oflice. He had served un the council, he said, [or 8 I even Corner Lots each Inside Lots each Special terms of I -8 cash, balance 1 5 per month with 6 per cent interest. These are the best buying in the city. Make your selections at once. Alberta Loan Investment Company 416 5th Streets. Telephone 1214 Offices in Lethbridge, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver churches wen: well attended, espec- j expires y at the Methodist church, where ju Rov. T. P. Perry, Itl0 president of (bo Conu-n'Mcu a very im- preEdivo in tlie morning to a fair congregation. In the evening the ,o the doors an anxious ilironK who were, eager j to hour (be ho so eloquently delivered ami was expressed by a listener, "that ho is a speaker and a prince among DUMI." Tho special music.' by iho chcir was enjoyed by all. Hornby ovcniii" the concert by his term as councillor year he anticipates portant schools in the province. E. P. Ellison Leaves for Southern Home E. P. Ellison, vice-president and manager of the Knight Sugar Co. Ltd., of Haymo-nd; president of the Ellison Milling and Elevator Co., Ltd., and a man interested in other stock com- panies in Canada and tho United States, left this 'wceJc for his home in Layton, Utah. Mr Ellison was a dele: gate to the Dry-Farming Congress, and while at Raymond inspected some now work at the Knight, Sugar fac- tory, which started work this week. .Mr. Ellison is optimistic of Southern Alberta, and predicts a great future if it were offered him. There have been faint whispers of I ior wholc province. several others, hut the suggestions! Skouson, who, last Friday, had his arm taken off in a threshing en- gine, is making satisfactory recovery. Numerous enquiries itr-c coming in at SERIOUS CHARGE AGAINST CORBY FACTORY SENDING'OUT SAMPLE' BOT- APPETITES t Ottawa, Nov. R..G. er, pastor of McLcorT Street Methodist church -at .-the 1 monthly, meeting of the Children's 'Aid ;Soci- ety, made serious'allegations'againsti j a prominent Canadian whiskey pro- ducing firm, the Corby company, which the society decided to ask fthe license inspector to investigate. Mr. Peever produced at the, meeting .a. miniature 'bottle oE the whiskey i which he alleges the firm are.sending around free of charge to any adult or sends in his.' name.. He also put in a circular let- ter, given him by a young boy, who also gave him the bottle. The let- ter states tliat.a free bottle will sent on request. "This whiskey is given tree, distri- bution by tlie firm' in1 -order .that children may cultivate a taste for it, .which will naturally increase thu firm's asserted ,the minis- ter. After considerable 'discussion-it was decided to consult the license inspec- tor, and also call the attention of the Dominion Alliance to the mat- ter." Own a Home The solid brick, fully modern six room cot- tage, No. 536 L2tkSt. S., is for sale and no reasonable offer will- be refused. The lot has 50 feet frontage and faces east. Fo'r particulars etc., write to the owner, t 0. D. Austin Drawer L Lethbridge, Alberta Jlllst Vat Land hours of tho day, and tlie sick The new Town's Act provides that' favor I to is commanding a groat deal candidates fur mayor must have as-! attention, sussed land within the municipality Several Kayniondttes attended the valued ;il at least J'tliO. This new social held at, Stirling Presbyterian provision liars many of K.iy-[ Church on Aloud ay night. Among the choir appreciated by a tnoae taking part were Rev. and Mrs. audience, JUss Uird of Calgary as- j candidates. In; Toombs. Mr. and Mrs. tt. A. Amos (lie list, of eligible mttnc.s J McLaren's lumber is now moro I home of nmny who have returned j Councillors Hicks and Hawkins from tho farm for the winter, and i [.jrp (his year also. Mr- Hawkins, i many who took advantage of tho lias been chairman of the Works vest rates from tho east, will make. properly committee, this year, is, a mountain homo until the from town, and will, of! comoH again. emirse, not stand for re-election, i Tht) council i-.s of mud tlnit a Councillor I licks has hern on thej commission fonn of government isj council .several years and this year is'. jinn only one lhat will give tho ht-st. compleling the. unexpired term" of I results for all and ihc paying of ('urd, sr. Mr. Hicks will not] i mayor a salary, UHIH making him Iho stand rc-clcction. He informed uniil we have popnla-! lllf: Herald that had his term not ex- docs; and Miss Jcnkin: A belated report from New York lells of the 'birth of a son and heir to MT. and .Afrs; Wilson McCarty. Doubtless the new McCnrty will re- celvo hit? father's name, and that of the candidate for whom he so valiant- ly worked. WHEAT CENTRE j lion enoujih, Chat time will not be jlong) lo require morn: tlie payment i to en eh member of the council of a j stun for each mooting of the council tlioy, will help mutorially in j making work to appear at least as if appreciated. The town yolicftors nni now preparing (Tie bill. It. will 1m presenftMl at (ho liV.U sossluii of the legislature and no doubt will receive, the sanction of the fvovermnent. Throo Ki-cnch whiUi Hlnvets be (toimrtnd from Quebec. the Hcral pirod this year he intended rcsigninf anyway. ERECT BIG MARKET BUILDING Kdnionton. Nov. The market committee of tho City Council today adopted plans of City Architect ,lo.f- Tors for a municipal market building, an dir the committee's report is ac- cepted, next, year will ho spout Tor the first unit, of the plans, consist ins of a a thron-Htoroy struc- ture with concrete floors. i Wheat Centre, Nov. Re- glriii Jlott and son John niailo a busi- ness trip to Tabor this week. Mr. George Skeleton pureliiised a fine team of horses from M. L, Pmlny the past Mike Olson has returned home from threshing at Vulcan, lie reports a few days' threshing in that country yet. l-Voil Hart l.s building a new barn. The Miiiaoa Kale nml BesHie Mott wcro visitors at, Mr. Patterson's on Sunday. Klmor riiunin Is busy hauling lum- ber for his DOW baru. UNPRECEDENTED OFFER 16 Lots fn North centrally located No cagfc required. Uankablo note accept- ed. J. R. REViLU Koom -1, Kirkham Block, Phones 1018. Two Lots To.rrance Avenue North Lethlmclgo Each Terms HOUSES TO RENT MONEY TO LOAN Reward offered for int'orniii- t.Ion loading to tho conviction of parties destroying our signs. The Dowsley Mulhern Land Co. Sherlock 7th St. ;