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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 17, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta LITHIAlDOt, AUtHTA, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, Ittt. PAGE MUST BE twaSTOREY BUILDINGS IN FUTURE NEVER TURN AWAY from the desire to eat sugar, be- cause science finds it's a healthful craving. Our SUPERIOR CONFECTIONERY will please fruits, flavors in all Ever tasted our Choc- olates yet? Why not try 'eiu today? Burton's Handy Kitchen City Council Refuses Permission To Erect One-Storey Block On .Round Street A Lot Of Business Transacted Color, Flavor, Fragrance are the strong poiiiti of Pincher Creek 3Er. II. Crealock, of Toronto, is spending the week with Mr. and Mrs. A. 33.. Orsborn. The largest sale of wheat in this district was transacted by Mr. Bu- chanan recently when ho'sold hushels, representing about f Mr. Buchanan has already delivered over bushels and has until next spring to deliver the balance. A matched foot race was contested here on Saturday afternoon between It was twenty-five minutes to ten before the Council got down to the reading of the minutes at the meeting last night. All sorts of deputations waited oh the Council arid took up an hour and a half of the Council's time. The members present were Mayor Henderson, Aid. Ives, Hutton and Macbeth. A. CarrutherS; Co. applied for permission to have a spur track built to their building. Their plans will be considered by the city engineer when submitted, No Ont Storey Buildings The city engineer recommended that the Standard Land Co. be al- lowed to erect a single storey brick structure facing Round St., providing the walls were built suitable for an additional storey. He also that he had had two other such ap- plications. Aid. Ives maintained Terway, the long-distance runner, ofj Maclcod and Briette, of this town. The distance was a quarter of a mile the purse being and side bets. Briette won easily, making the quar- ter in 55 'Seconds. The Misses McCrea, of Macleod, are the guests of their sister, Mrs. Thos. Scott. Mrs. Campbell of Nanton, is the guest of her brother, Mr. .1. W. Breck enridgc. Mr. J. H. Jackson, of Regina, ar- rived in town on Sunday morning. Mr. Jackson has been engaged by Mr.K, emmis. Jacob Smith, aged thirteen years, was up before Inspector Belcher on Monday afternoon charged with steal- ing mail from, the post office hero. The young lad pleaded guilty and In- spector Belcher, taking into consider- ation his age and the fact that his father and brother are at present serving time in the Macleod guard- room, gave him a severe reprimand and let him out on suspended sen-, tence. Mrs. Smith is in destitute circumstances and the Inspector ad- vised young Smith to do what he could to help his mother. 7 On Thursday'evening last a meet- ing was held in the Council Chamber to consider the feasibility and ar- range for a series of inter-denomina- tional debates. The pastors of the several churches and representatives of the congregations were present. Rev. W. W. Atchison was elected chairman and Q, B. Milbery .secretary Rev. Finlay made a few remarks in which he said he thought it would be of great benefit to the young people of town to have the debates. Inas- much as the Baptist and Methodist Churches were ready and-willing in a friendly way to engage in debate, it was decided that a debate should, be held on Tuesday, 15. The con- testants will choose the subject, se- lect the judges and make arrange- ments as to time allotted to speak- ers. A banquet was held in the interests of the above movement in the Mason- ic Hall last Friday night, when up- wards of one hundred of the business men of Pincher Creek sat down to a fine spread prepared by the ladies of the town. This great movement started in New York, a little less than two years ago and has spread to nil central points on the contin- ent. The inauguration is usually started with a banquet at which men who are" inclined with the spirit of the movement speak, telling how it has taken hold of business ev- erywhere. Mr. Unclarwood, of Cal- gary, was the firs', speaker nrd he told of the cfri.it things t.hat might accomplished this while Mr. Humphries, also of ry, gave a history of the Laymen's Missionary Movement. Several local men also spoke. A committee was ap- pointed to discuss the best way of forming a society in- Pincher Creek. that it could not be allowed as the building by-law required two storey buildings facing the street. The Mayor held that a permit could be taken; out for a two-story building and have only one storey completed. Aid. Ives characterized this as quib- bling at the law. The engineer called attention to the .clouse by which the building permit lapses if not fulfilled in a certain time.' The application of the Standard Land Co. was no granted as the proposed. building does not comply with the building' by-law. Chief Gillespie reported tliat he had engaged Constable Stirling in the place of Constable Cribb, resigned. The Council agreed and ordered the purchasing agent to get- a uniform for the new cop. Grant to Hospital City Solicitor Conybeare in a letter expressed his doubts as to the legal- ity of the proposed grant of for the new hospital upon the condi- tions attached and said that as long Report on the-Police As usual, .Chief Gillespie presented full report of the work of the police during the mouth. The amount of hies collected was much larger than usual and the number of cases tried showed commendable diligence on the ?art of the force. In the point dealing with his ef- fort to bring a certain party to justice or building a ill-fame and conspiring to bribe the police, Chief Gillespie remarked that lie had sought the advice of a friendly solicitor in the matter. Aid. Ives asked why the chief sought the advice of another solicitor instead of the city solicitor. The chief's attention will be called to the fact that the city solicitor is the man for him to go to for advice in all cases as he is paid to give such ad- vice and assistance. Insurance Policies C. B. Bowman sent in a bill for insurance premium on electric plant aric} also on guarantee bond of Ac- Daily Herald Market Place have If tt reit thfe wut 25c uuertfeu for SI RAM LAL'S PURE TEA It's RICH, CLEAR COLOR, fresh FRAGRANCE and DELICIOUS FLAVOR have made it hosts of friends. Are YOU one yet? IT IS PURE! MONEY TO LOAN on improved farms. No H. Macbeth Agency, Postoffice Block. 283-0 WANTED Miners wanted at Woodpecker mines.. Apply Thomas Irvine, Min- ott, Alta. 285-6 lYNOPtiS OF GOAL Ml NINO REQ ULATIONi Ram TVfc U Sold only in Lcthbridft: by THE BENTLEY CO. LTD. eountant Raines, the renewing of The insurance was the policies placed ft WANTED Respectable young girl for house- work daily from 9 till 6. Apply after 4 o'clock. Mrs. Waddington, Ford St. (ntxt but one to English Church.) 285-2 as such doubt existed impossible to sell the it would be debentures. Aid. Ives said that the only thing to do was to get the Legislature to ra- tify the by-law next session if it passed the vote of the people. This would remove all doubts as .to the grant or the debentures being legal. Special Rate for Light McKeuzie Roy applied for a spe- cial rate on-electric light in view of the fact that every light they put in means more business for the city The-Council regretted that it was un- able to grant the request. The City E. TJ. Rylands, manager of the Hudson's Bay Co., complained of the inaccuracy of the city scales and also that the weigh master takes the driv ers weight for the weight of the emp- ty waggon. The 'Mayor said that the new scale would be in readiness inside of i week. Aid. Hutton said there was a bij kick over the .way the weighmaste was not attending to his duty. Som men have had to wait for an hour be- fore they could get weighed. Mr. Rylands will be advised that the new scales wil be ready in the course of a few daya. A New Street A. J. Viner and others offered to give thc land necessary to open up a street through Block 1 of the Duff addition. Their offer was. accepted. Superintendent Against Supt. Reid reported against build- ing an electric light line in North Ward in the district west of Westmin- ster Road, as the revenue would not warrant the expenditure of on the plant by the Electric Co. Aid. Ives objected to having any of the insurance placed with men who were not regular insurance agents and hence policies placed fin the elec- tric plant through M. Barford and C. F. P. Conybeare will be re- placed by others. Here the Mayor took occasion to emark that he wanted to have an ac- ident policy carried for every civic mployee. The Workmen's Compcn- iation Act'would soon come into force and 'the city should protect itself from lability. Willing to Lecture Prof. W. Muir Edwards, professor Applied Science of the Provincial University wrote that he was prepar- 'd to give a few lectures throughout he province on matters of interest o municipalities, such as power, sewerage, etc. The secretary-treasur- er will write for-further particulars ind probably get the professor to de- liver one or more addresses here. Exemption Solicitor Conybeare gave an opin- ion adverse to the granting of tax exemption on the new Knox Church property. The Council did not grant the request. To Elect Three Trustees The secretary of the School Board notified the Council that it will be necessary to hold an election for three trustees. A. E. Ives notified the city that in BUT W BECOMES A SERIOUS MATTER IF NEGLECTED. Pneumonia. Bronchitis, Asthma, Catarrh or Consumption tbe result. Get rid of it at once by taking Dr. Wood's Norway Fine Syrup. Obstinate coughs yield to its grateful soothing action, awl in the racking, teiitr crmgh, present in Consumptive cases, it gives prompt and sure relief. In Asthma and lir it is a successful vmedv, rendering breathing easy awl aural, enaliliug the Buffcvcr 10 enjoy and often affecting a naueist cure. Mrs. Henry Brudenell, Ont., I was always subject to a cough md could get nothing to relieve me until I saw an adveni-ement of Dr. Wood's Nor- vay Pine Syrup an'l thought I would try i Ixjttle, ami wht-u I had takou a few doses t found I getting relief, and when I had iittshcd it I cured. I procured a bot- ,le for my who had a cough, and a r'ew doses cured" him. I Would advise any- one having a cough, to give Dr. Wood's Norway Pine Svmp a trial and I am sure they will never be without it." Dr. Wood's Norway Pino Syrnp 25 cts. per bottle at dealers. Put up in yellow wrapper, and three pine trees the trade mark. Refuse Th-re is only one Norway Pine Syrup and that one "Dr. Wood's." FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE About six acres of land, all fenced, and cross fenced, three strands of wire, about four miles from city, ir- rigated. A shack 10 x 10, cliicken house 12 x 12, stable 12 x 14, 3 acres cultivated, also a cellar dug out 15 r 25 by 5 feet deep. Will sell or ex- change for about three acres in the city, with buildings or without. Let me know what you have to exchange, where located and price. Send full particulars to Box 322, Lethbridge 'ostoffice. 285-6 WANTED A capable girl for general house- work. Apply to Mrs. W. A. Hamil- ton, 10 Argyle Ave. 284-3 TO RENT Shack in North Ward, close, in. Ap- ply Box D., Herald office. 285-0 POSITION WANTED Man and wire want position" en farm for winter months or longer. Wife good cook, man capable of tak- ing cbarge of farm. Twenty yeai.s experience in Applv letter to M. M. Mackenzie, Tuber Postoffice, Alta. 83-0 WANTED Girl for hotel work. Apply to Ar- lington Hotel. 281-0 FOR SALE A large grand piano for sale, suit- able for church or concert hall. En- quire of G. A. Stevens. Also 250 chairs. 285-0 FOR SALE For the next ten days Mrs. G. A. Stevens will offer her entire house- hold goods for sale, located at 630 Crabb street. This furniture is all WANTED Small girl to do light housework. Apply to Mrs. J. W. Bawden; corner Glyn and Courtland Sts. 281-6 Coftl miniDf rifbU of tbe Dominion in MAnitoU, SukatchevAn, the Yukon Territory, the Territories tad British be kitod for A of yearn at an annual rental ol an acre. Not more than 2.MO wili be to one applicant Application for a moil bt made to the Afent or Bub-Agent ol the district in which the rifbU ap- plied for are situated. In surveyed territory the Ian'' must be described by or U gai subdivisions of and unjurveyed territory the tract tpfili ed for shall be staked out. Each application mvut be aoeou- punied by a fee of which will refunded if the applied for not available but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the mer- chantable output of the mine at tbe rate of five cents per ton. Every of coal mining which are not being operated shall furnish tbe district Agent of Domin- ion Lands with a sworn statement to that effect at leaat oace in each fear. The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lesee may be permitted to purchase whatevec available surface rights may be con- sidered necessary for the working oi the mine at tbe rate of 310 an acre. For full information application should be made to the Secretary ol the Department of the Interior, Ot- or any Agent or ol Dominion Lands. W. W. GOBY. TO RENT Large front room, entrance from the front, suitable for two gentlemen. Apply to Mrs. Bacon, 1248 Bompas St. 282-6 Deputy Minister of the Interior publication ol this advertisement will not be paid for. new. Call early and get a bargain. 285-0 a few days the price of those lots on which the city has option for an armoury site, would advance from to each. ..G. W. Robinson was appointed re- turning officer for the municipal elec- tions to be held on December 7. The polling will be at the police station 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. A Census This Year. Aid. Hutton asked if it was the intention of the Council 'to have a census taken this year. He thought it The Mayor said that he the matter in mind and intended to see U done before the end of the year. channel and pinioning the boat firm ly near the centre of the river. This morning a dozen or more of wagoas heavily laden with lumber, household effects, etc., arrived at the pier or either side, remaining the greater part of the day with a hope of crossing, but finally, disappointed, returned to their homes. This inconvenience is meted out to hundreds of anxious settlers who have possessions north of the river, all of whom hope to see at an early date the present bridge force enlarged and the construction rushed into comple- tion. A large number of Taberitea arc expected to arrive home tomorrow mom ing from Magrath, where they have been in attendance at the L.D. S. Quarterly Stake Conference of the Taylor Stake. Mr. 13. W.' Winslow and family of AVcyburn, Sa.sk., arrived in Taber Fri ciay last for thc purpose of obtaining homesteads for his children. He will remain here during the winter to en- able his children to attend school. W. C .Strong of Kensa. N.D., is a new arrival in Taber. His family and a car of settlers' effects are ex- pected to arrive tomorrow. He FOR SALE A five room cottage, acre lot, fruit trees and small fruits, faces on two streets. Apply W. H. Robson. 631 Crabb St. FOR RENT Nine room house for rent in N'.rt.i Ward. Apply to The F. E. Mnson Land Co. 233-4 ROOMS TO RENT Furnished rooms, hot and cold wa- ter, all modern conveniences. Call and see J. Cantin, Room 2, Hill Block. 278-6 SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH- WEST LAND REGULATIONS Taber WANTED AT ONCE Good general servant for light :iousework, can sleep at own home if preferred. Apply to Mrs. Fred W. Downer, 1101 Ford "street, city. 85-3 TO RENT Si xroomed house on London Road. Apply Japies Fiske, City. 281-6 ROOMS TO RENT Rooms to rent, suitable for men of WANTED Good general servant. Apply 'to Mrs.' V. W. McGuire, 529 Round St. 2S5-6 Optic' quiet habits.' Apply Adam, Fisher St. to Mrs. Robt. 235-6 FOUND Between Coaldale and Lethbridge, on Oct. 30, a large horse collar. Owner can have same by proving property and paying expenses at Herald Office. 79-0 Any person who is the sole head it a family, or any male over 18 years may homestead a quarter-section of available Dominion land in Mani- toba, Saskatchewan oi Alberta. The applicant must appear in person at the Dominion Lands Agency or Sub Agency for the district. Entry oy proxy may be made at any !Mr. Wm. Stafford has not only found it necessary to increase his force of miners but has the lumber at the mine for a new bunk house, that he might accommodate the teamsters with loading as well as coal so great has been, the demand for his coal lately. The Boll mine, atso of this place, Is to be in operation soon and all who come to the Optic mines may be assured of getting the best kind of attention, treatment and coal. The farmers of this vicinity arc busy hauling their grain to Leth- LOST 1 bunch of keys belonging to a railroad man. Leave at the Herald office and receive reward. 84-4 LOST A new grey Russian Lamb cap, between A. Macdonald Co.'s and E. J. Hill's. Reward. Leave at Her- ald Office. 283-0 move upon his homestead in Tp. 12, thc Qnly mnrkct for Tabcr, Xov. Gco. D. Hill of Calgary was a busy man in Tabcr recently. He had on exhibition while here, a rare Australian gold Raymond AW. Mac-beth thought that J35 a month was a good return on the in- vestment of mentioned. The Mayor thought that it looked good as f did Aid. Ives and Hutton. The sec- retary-treasurer pointed out that the difficulty lay in supplying wire and polos when no promise has been made for tbo pension. Further consider- Raymond, Nov. Thomns Tl- lirlgc left Raymond Saturday for Li- t on Nov. 21st. .A telegram was received FrioVvy from Mrs. Annie Hill, saying she would leave Salt last evening. Thc funeral of her mother, Mrs. Brew erton, will be on Wednesday. The Sunday vSchool of thc Presby- terian Church lias sent for sonic can- tatas for thc Christmas programme. ntion will be given. relic which wr.s coined in San Fran- cisco in 18-13. Mr. Hill's father, be- ing a California "forty-niner" in Quest of gold, obtained this rare coin from thc San Francisco mint, present ing thc -same to his wife as a keep- sake. She recently gave it to her son George, who treasures it highly. This coin has never been in circula- tion, is much yellower than American gold, is as bright, comparatively, ns the day of its coinage, and is vulutxi today at That the government ferry boat on Joseph Stewart bejfovcd there is to the Belly Ttivcr. north of town, is of ft a vacancy in the position of little or no value durine thc year, they all think. Turkeys arc so scarce here one would hardly suspect it could be "Thanksgiving." Could we but believe tho last ru- mor that a railway is about to be staked out through Snake Valley, no one could doubt its Thanksgiv- ing. 3ml JTirv "WV. I jw will be informed that he has been misinformed as there i.s no occasion for hiring a weighmaster. Marketmnster Waddington made a report of the month's proceedings which wore favorable, tHe business increasing in volume and interest. .The grant to the Gait Hospital will be paid at once. during thc freezing weather, is daiiy demonstrat- ed. Yesterday Mr. Scovil, who has charge of thc boat, together with an additional force of men and teams, broke thc ice and cleared a channel sufficiently large across thc river for thc passage of the boat. night a good, ok! fashioned chinook set in, cracking and melting the ice, which floated down, completely filling the AN ARCADIAN Miss Margaret Macpherson Fraser, A. T. C. M. First Class, Honor Graduate of Dr. Edward Fishor, Musical Director of the Toronto Conservatory of Music. TEACHER OF PIANO AND THEORY SPECIALTY PIANO.-Pupils in all grados prepared for the Toronto Con- servatory examinations, will receive LOST On June 10th 1907 one gray mare branded on right shoulder OJ and left shoulder Z inverted J. reward to parties giving information as to whereabouts. John Zanca, John St., Number 3, Lethbridge Alta. 285-4 LOST OR STRAYED Bay mare and spring colt, mare about three years old, branded on right thigh lazy B 71. Mare was shod all round. Colt was not brand- ed; .color, dark iron grey. Reward will be given. Return to No. 50 Ar- gyle Ave., Lethbridge, or write Box 322. 282-6 en, certain conditions, by father mother, son, daughter, brother or aw ter of intending homesteader. months' residence upon cultivation of the land in of three years. A homesteader may live within nine miles of his home- stead on a farm of at leaat 80 solely owned and occupied by him or by his father, mother, son, daughter, brother or sister. In certain districts a homesteader in good standing may pre-empt a quarter-section alongside his home- stead. Price per acre. Duties. reside, six months in sach of six years 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 a pur- chased homestead in certain districts. Price per acre. reside six months in of three years, cultivate fifty acres and erect a house worth 1300.00. W. W. CORY, Deputy of the Minister of the Interior. publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. is our fine sarsap.irilla. cream soda, a thorough and artistic musical edu- gingf-r ale and boor and iron brew, etc. The flavors arc delicious. Our fine carbonated waters, ginger etc., are indispensable for the room or for a morning draught. No one should be without a cnsrf of our drinks in the house. LETHBRIDGE MALTING COMPANY, Ltd cation, preparing them fully for the teaching profession, for the concert, ale, 1 church and platform work, as well sick as fot, the drawing room and the so- cial circle. Personal consultation in Studio, at the residence of Mrs. Wm. Hutton, 814 Courtland St., Lethbridge, Alta. Track Buyers Wanted Wanted, by grain firm engaged in track buying and commission business, several thoroughly expe- rienced agents at country' points, to purchase car lots and solicit consign- ments of grain. Apply immediately for full par- ticulars to Box G, Herald ESTABLISHED 1864 This Store is Headquarters for Sewing Machines From and up yon can secure a fully guaranteed machine-all ideal family sewing machines. We are the iole agents for the won I-renowned WHITE ROT thc easiest rconir.g machine in the vrorld If yon require a sewing machine come to this store TUMIN FURNITURE CO. The Home Makers HEAD OFFICE, MONTREAL Paid-up Reserve and Undivided Profits.............. Accounts of Merchants, Fanners and Ranchers Solicited Drafti Money Orders Letters of Credit Savings Bank Department Lcthbridge Branch: Coaldale Block, St. Picture Framing w, W, Handford THE PHOTOGRAPHER L. M. Barmttr and Sclkitw Office ftdjoininc Union Bank, ;