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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 18, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta TWO THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 1909. Daily Herald Established December, I907 Published by the Lefchbridge Herald Printing Co., Ltd., every lawful evening at its --ffice, Bound St., Lethbridge, Algeria, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN Managing Director and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered Daily, six months, delivered Daily, three months, delivered Daily, one month, delivered Daily, one year, by mail" Daily, six months, by mail Daily, three months, by mail 2.00 1.00 .35 3.00 1.75 .85 The oldest Insurance in the world FOU.NUISD A.D. 1710 BLCENTENAKY 1910 HOME OFFICE: LONDON, ENGLAND r Canadian Brunch, Sim Buildiojf, Toronto. H. M. Blackburn. Manager. C. B. BOWMAN, AGENT, LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. -which should centred hero i how he would fix the Cement Merger will not be scattered. The electric if they attempted to enhance prices, railway is the- best possible agent A suggestion of removing the duty by which to accomplish this. In will make the trust come to time, tiim-. and not, so very far in the iu- iddresses changed as often as desir- ed, but both new and old addresses must be given. WEEKLY fabiished every Wednesday in eight pages, and contains a summary of the world's news of the week, local nuv, 'the larger interurban -system can be undertaken. It is not likely tiiat the company having the fran- chise will want to undertake to rwich A revision of the rules of debate in Parliament should be nuide. so as to ensure the expeditious handling of national affairs. More business and or Snake Valley, or the j talk would be a good thing. dozen other settlements whose trade comes and should continue to eome to Lethbriuge. Men who have in these outlying1 parts will be looked to for 'the promotion of roads. What will the advantage, Mr. Simmons asks, of having these The request of the United States to allow another war vessel'on the Great. "Lakes seems to be getting a rather regular occurrence. Treaties should be observed or else done away people and produce if they and foreign. I brin One year, in advance tj them in to the business district city? Thv answer is apparent. Six months, in advance Three months, in advance ......50 THE DAILY IB on sale at the following places: Cress Drug and Book J. G. Kobertson Co., J. J. Johnston Co., R. W. Ham- ilton. 3incher J. Mitchell, D. L. McCrea. Bros Drug Book Co Fernie, B. E. Suddaby. Cranbrook, B. Atchison. L. Eeinecke. Grassy Tugham. Sow F.' Werts. Hotel News Stand. Also on all C. P. R. trains. Lethbridge wants the business and wants to have things arranged so as best to attract it and handle it. when it comes. Provision should be made whereby an -electric company com- ing to the city can have the. use of auv existing lines in the city. B. C. A MARTYR THIS TIME One of the features of Eichard GVIc- Bride's career as premier of the pro- Side J Every Dos Has His Day. Spellbinder (on the "G-en- tlemen, in all my career, i have nev- er been approached with a bribe Voice from the rear "Cheer up, old man. Your luck may change." I Exceptional I Value in 118 I Toilet Sets at from 1 j to i s i iTneBentleyCo. ltd. I flffcidsale end Retail Iptione 55 LOTIGGE 4 APPLES ONTARIO WINTER APPLES IN BARRELS, Just Arrived. MALAGA GRAPES. NEW GROCERIES are ar- riving daily. We carry the very best in this line and give you perfect satis- faction. Ask for FLEISHMANS YEAST We Sell "It Craddock Viner i Family Grocers Redpath Street Sherlock Block 4 A New One On Mary Marv had a little lamb And if. began to sicken INDEPENDENT APPROVAL That Sir Wilfrid Laurier -lias str- And now it's labeled "CHICKEN." viiice of British Columbia has been lus persistent efforts to make trouble She sent it oft to Packingtown T i AnH ir's lahplcrl "CHICK between the province and the federal government. He-has.constantly tried to have the province assume the role of a martyr, being sacrificed by the tyranny of Ottawa. In the Asisatic problem, in the administration of jus- the dealings with the Indian? and in numerous other ways he has sought to makf out that :the actions :k! of the federal authorities were con- Sec Through An Irish soldier in the Spanish-Am- erican war tpok sick and was induced to a skeleton before he was allowed to return home. "Well, 1 sec- you're back from the front." remarked an old acquaintance. the naval policy plane upon which all parties can unite and upon which all holding extreme views either for money contribution, for greater fleet or no assistance whatever can unite. is apparent from :ie opinions ex- pressed by the independent press of the country. Few. if any, of these hold to any of the extreme views nslci by those opposed to Sir Wilfrid's pol- icy, while many have come out square for his policy. Among the journals of Canada that has earned the reputation of being independent politically is the Can- adian Courier of Toronto. In a re- cent issue it said: However, these "grangers" probably more consistent- than the protesters who declare for u money contribution to -the British fleet, and against a Canadian Unit of an Im- perial navy. When the South African occurred, a money contribution to the British funds would not have been half so valuable as the same amount of money spent on Canadian troops rushing irom all quarters of troops rushing from all quarters of the world to assist the motherland in its struggle was a valuable one from an international point of view. Mr. Chamberlain counted more on the moral effect than on the act- ual physical benefit. In case of a tfie ve.ry fact that there are colonial navies, colonial coaling-stations, colonial repair yards trary to the interests of the province and whom he met. "Is that so illilli. i AUl'lt nd that thev wereherns' .badly used i J dian l know ecause t-ney hau chosen to elect a; _, inquired the Irish- r I was awful thin, but I was as thin as FRANK HENEY GOES TO OREGON San Francisco, Nov. J. Heney, who for the last three years has been prosecuting the San F.rancis- co bribery cases growing out of the disclosures of corruption in the Eeuf Sehmitz administration in 1907 and who was defeated for district attorney at the recent municipal election has been reappointed an assistant to the U. S. attorney and will leave for Portland this week to prose- cute Oregon land frauds in which, he first became prominent. being .about 25 miles west, of the line between Alberta and Saskatche- wan. There are 240 teams at work, and the dirt will- be kept moving until the weather is too cold for grading be carried on. to advantage, but it is expected that several milts more will be -completed before the camps are 'broken up for the season. The point wherts the men are work- ing is about 150 miles east of Cal- srarv and about 24 miles north. GRADING The C. N.' LINE IN ALBERTA E. gradinc outfits are now well, into Alberta with their work Brantford. Ont., Nov. cor- oner's jury investigating the death of Mark Boudler, Killed by a falling smoke stack at the Malleable Iron Works, returned a verdict of acci- dental death. chat.' will be of immense This talk about the and dry-docks moral benefit. supremacy of the navy being settled in the North Sea is arrant nonsense. Further, when colonial troops arrived at the scene of conflict in South Af- rica they were found to be, man for man, equal to the trained British soldier. They were less disciplined ad -many qualities which the soldiers of the line did not pos- sess. In scouting and outpost work they were vastly superior. It may- be tihe same, with the colonial units of the navy. They may not, exactly resemble" the British units, but they may have some superior and useful qualities. A SERIOUS OVERSIGHT A vfry important matter in connec- tion with the street railway franchise spoken of by W. C. Simmons at. the Tuesday evening banquet. He pointed out that in the agreement no provision was made to allow running rights over the lines in the city to other electric roads that may, be built in the vicinity. This is certainly a great oversight and one that in itself warrants the defeat of the by-law. There will be other elec- tric Lines that wish to enter the city. Tile South Alberta Land Company, for instance, already has announced its intention of building nn electric line fiom Lake McGregor in the Snake Valley to Lethbridge. If the tin- gives the exclusive use of -the streets to the company .seeking the franchise this road :r.y! others that may be built will not be. allowed, to enter the city except by the grace of the com- pany, which would be a most uncer- tain thing to depend on. It is generally reognized that, the necessity of an electric railway for Lethbridge is not as much ,a matter of.personal convenience for the citi- zens as it is for the purpose of at- tracting and consolidating business. The city is not yet so iarge but what most of the citizens can walk to at- to. their business. But all around the city are small towns springing up. TCiese must be brought dnto close relation with the city so that the Conservative as premier. He has! taken the position of the champion of an ill-used and d'Mvn-trodden peo- ple. He has sought to make political capital and personal popularity out of eveiy possible chance to have a difference of opinion with the govern- ment at Ottawa. The federal government has tried to consult co-operate with the provincial government in many ways but with no success. He chose ra.ther to be an ill-used martyr. As a result the province has not developed as rapidly as have other provinces whose governments worked in harmony with the federal government. The Oriental trouble; would never have assumed the proportions it did-if McBride had co-operated with the federal govern- ment. The present trouble with the Indians- At Hazelton is the direct out- j gave me the five dollars. At that come of the failure of the McBride period of my existence five dollars was a large sum, while a whipping was of little consequence, and so-----" here Mr. Clemens knocked the ashes from his he Mark Twain's First Five Dollars While t.ravel 1 ins on a train Mark Twain was once asked by a friend, and fellovr-passfnger if he remembered the first monev he had ever earned. answered Mr. Clemens, puff- ing meditatively on his cigar, "I have a distinct recollection of it. When I was a youngster I attended school at a place where the use of the birch rod was not an unusual event. It was against the rules to mark the desks in anv manner, the penalty be- ing a fine of five dollars or public chastisement. "Happening to violate the rule on one occasion, I was offered the alter- native. I told my father, and, as he seemed to think it be too bad for me TO be publicly punished, he government to co-operate with the Indian in [removing a tribe of Indians from a reservation and' in policing that part of the prov- ince. These are but a few of the many instances that might be. >howr. to prove that the attitude taken by MeBn'-'Je has militated against the i development and colonization of the province 8 A Warm Place for Your Autos PROFESSIONAL CARDS MEDICAL 4 We have just installed an up-to-date steam-heating plant in our garage. If you wish your auto kept here this winter you'd better hurry. The Standard Garage Co, Phone 343. Wood St. Furniture removed and coal delivered C. 0. D. Trunks re- moved to any part of the city. J.Figgins, Phone 384 DR. W. S. Surgeon, Accoucher. U a.m.; 2-3; 7-8 p.m. path St. phone 53. Office 914 Red- DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANE lledpath Street. a.m.; 2-3; 7-8. 9 DR. A. Stafford Block. Residence, cor. Bompas and Crabb. Phono: Office 277; residence DR. J. .E. LOVERING-Physician, Surgeon, Accoucher. Oddfellows1 Block. Hours: Till 9 a.m., 11 to 1 3 to 5, 7 to 8. Phone: Day night, 342. D. A. TAYLOR, M.D., ist, Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Stafford Block, Lethbridge, Alta' Office hours: 9.30-12 a.m., 2-5 pm 7-8 p.m. HORSES HORSES If you. want horses call it T. F. Eodger's sale stable. If I haven't what you want I can get them. J. F. Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge finally added, "that was bow I earn- tt ed mv first five dollars." GREAT LAKES LOSSES The past, season on the Great Lakes has been a disastrous one for life and One of the main planks of the Op- property, 95 lives and hav- j position platform led by .John Oliver ing been lost. The [ollowin that of working as far as possible estimate am If you buy yourself a Xmas gift you'll be sure of one anyway. How would you like to present your- self with something that some day, in the not far distant future, will make you independent. We have something FOR YOU that will do this. A ten-acre tract of our Fruit Land does not require a big investment to-day and it will make a fine home and a snug income for you. Let's talk it over anyway, Arrow Lake Orchards M. FREEMAN, General Agent, Lethbridge I I 1 I I I I in harmony with the government, at Ottawa and co-operating- with it for the development and colonization of the great province. The (people of British Columbia must recognize that this is by far wiser course and that it should ,'ndorsed. Total loss "of life Total monetary loss Drowned in wrecks Accidental drownings Accidental 'deaths, etc. Loss in collisions Number of collisions Boats, total losses OUR POINT OF VIEW Premier Rutherford's statement re- garding the coming of railways to Lethbridge was very popular. The sooner the 'better and the more the merrier. What form of municipal govern- ment is Lethbridge to have? Now is- the time to discuss the various 95 61 12 22 24 24 Number total losses IS j Total losses in gales ..........S Damage, by fire ............S Damage other causes ..........S Total stranding 83 The losses have been largelv confin- ed to 'the freight steamers, passenger boats being fairly free from disaster. On April 30, no less than three steamers, and a barge, representing an investment of went down in a gale on Lake Superior, twenty lives being lost. A greater interest by the public in municipal government is one of the best ways of insuring good adminis- tration. C. F. P. Conybeare's slogan for Lethbridge is "Make Lethbridge grow and .make it grow together." Leth- bridge must, be a united city. Hoai. William Fielding intimated DEMAND PROTECTION FOR ARMENIANS New York, Nov. resolution calling upon the powers that signed the Berlin treaty to persevere and take 'definite action to prevent the massacre of Armenian Christians in Turkey and to secure civil rights for Jews in Rounmnia will be adopted at the central conference of the America Rabbis todav. Ctiaps Quickly Cured by Carnation Cream All who are troubled with chapped face and hands will find a sure and speedy relief in our Carnation Cream. This Cream is specially prepared and admirably adapted for use in this dry climate. Ladies will find it wonderfully effective in keeping the hands and face, soft, smooth and white. Gentlemen will find it exceedingly pleasant to use after shaving, TWENTY-FIVE CENTS A BOTTTE The Red Cross Drug Book Co. THE SAFE, SATISFACTORY DRUG STORE A "P1-.-1- jJAjf JL. uvxiv v .cLvauio Night Bell Redpath Street Picture Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD Capital Capital Paid Up.............. Reserve Fund D. R. Wilkie, President. Hon. Robert tlaffray, Vioe-President. Accounts of Corporations, Municipalities, Merchants, Farmers and Private Individuals invited, SAVINGS attention is given to Savings Bank Accounts. Deposits of f 1.00 and upwards received and inter- est allowed from date of deposit. LETHBRIDGE R. SEATLE, Manager. Begin Block, Round St.. beside Bentley-'a Store.- EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK INCORPORATED 1859. CAPITAL AND RESERVE A general Banking business transacted Accounts of Mer- chants and Farmers invited Savings Bank Department in connection, deposits of and lip-wards received and in- terest allowed at highest current rates. Lethbridge Branch ROUND STREET Old Sage Store J. A. R. ROME, Manager. ESTABLISHED 1854 Merchants Bank of Canada OFFICE. MONTREAL Paid-up Capital... Keserve and Undivided Profits Accounts of Merchants, and Ranchers Solicited Money Lettert of Savings Bank Department Braaeb CoaHale Block. St. Best Lump on the market, per ton Nut coal, delivered. Address postcard to New Barnes Mine, Royal View. F. WADDINGTON Phone 2SI City Agent. Coal, ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONGBROS.Proprietors Office opposite Balmoral PHONE: DR. GARNET T. IVES, Graduate Royal College of Dental Toronto. Stafford Agnew Block, Rooms 6 and 8. Hours 9-19 1-5. Phone 463. MISS G. A. DAINTY-Graduate nurse has opened a private hospital on street, near the Ellison -Mills. Obstetrical cases, to per day. Treatment cases, per day. Young children, per day. Patients are expected to pay one week in advance, and to pay for their own medicine and spirits. Phone 269 MUSIC ERNEST F. LAYTON-Violin and theory. Will receive pupils on his return from the Lyceum .Concert 00. s fall tour about the 1st week in November. Private and class les- sons. For terms and particulars apply to Mr. E. TJ. Rylands LEGAL JOHNSTONE R ITCH IE-Barris- ters and solicitors.' Office, adjoin- ing Union Bank, Lethbridge. L.M Johnstone; J. Norman Ritchie. CONYBEARE, CHURCH McAR- TH U Solicitors, No- tary Publics and .Commissionsers, Conybeare Block, Lethbridge, Alta. SIMMONS ors _ to C. Simmons. Barristers, Solicitors and Notaries. Money to loan. W. C. Simmons; S. J. Shep- herd. A. J. Notary. Room 14, Stafford Block. H. H. DUN So- licitor; Etc. Office, Aoadia Block Lethbridge, Alta. JOHN J. CAMERON-Barrister and Solicitor. Office, Rooms 2 and 3, Ott Block. LODGE PRIDE OF ALBERTA, Nc. 293, Sons of frijjiapd Benefit Society in the Oddfedjlows' Hall every first and third Wednesday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply Vf. J. Wade, Fred T. Robins- W, President. See.. Box 57. LETHBRIDGE CALEDONIAN SOCIETY Meets Caledonian Hall, Gljn -St. Club zoom open evening 7.30 to 10.30. Sunday exoepted. All Scotsmen welcome. A. L. JOHNSTON, Secy., J. H. KELLIE, Box 390. Prea. leric Ho .137 Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays in K of P Hall at 8 o'clock. Visiting orethren are cordially invited. a. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly GUS NEIDIQ, W.l. A.F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridfs Lodge Begular meetinf nifht, the third Thursday of each month in the Masonic Hall, P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visitinf brethren will waw ceive a hearty welcome A. C. r. W.M. G. V. BtoTkey. Seci P. 0. Box 687. Modern Woodmen of America Lethbridge Camp No. in the Oddfellows Hall econd and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting neighbors will Al- ways receive a hearty Oomn- cillor. 0. L. GrifBtb; W. i Gli-Tk, N. B MAIL THIEF SENTENCED Toronto, Nov. Bean, a postman, was sentenced 'to-day to three years in penitentiary for rob- bing mails. J. F. HAMILTON, Land _ Surveyor, Irrigation and Hy- draulic Engineer. Koom 5. Whit- ney Block. Phone, 205. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTORS Whit, ney Block. Late of Williams Bros., Architects, Detroit. F. B. Wliitnev Block. Room 8. JAS. A. Ma-cdonald .Block, Eedpath street, Lethbridge, Alta. W. M. Calgary and Lethhridge. Specialist in Fireproof ing, sanitation, heating and ventil- ation. Ernest E. Carver, M.B.A.A. 'M.K.A., A.A.-I.C., Etc., Manager Lethbridge office, Bryan Block. WILLIAM and Con- tractor, is prepared to give estimates free of cost on all kinds of work in the building trade, including re- pairs, alterations, etc. Box 519, Lethbridge, Alta. HERBERT RAMS for foundations, concrete waits, base- ments and all kinds of concrete work. Terms reasonable. Estimates cheerfully given. Apply Box 630, Letihbridge, Alta. WM. J. St., Duff Addition. Contractor and builder. Estimates freely It will pay you to call before building. W. R. painting-, car- riage painting, paper hanging, wall decorating, etc. 25 Argylt Ave. Phone 124. Box 300. 278-0 UNDERTAKING ADD ISDN Under- takers and Embalmers. The oldest established business in the city. Phone 102. Office and residence, 321 Crabb street. Parlors open day and night. S. DI- RECTOR AND riages and equipment new and up- to-date. Parlors, opposite fire hall. Open day and night. Phone 369, P.'O. Box 423. ACCOUNTANT W. D. accountant. Audits, liquidations, general account ing, and advice thereon. Acadia Block; LethbriHge, Alta. Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Ageuta. Fiscal Agents Brokers. for Royil Collierks Ltd All SUadard 5'oeks Haadltd HEAD OrnCl-V.CTORIA, B. ;