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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 20, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDGE DAILY HERALD, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1909. PAGE FIVC OF THE PRIZES YOU CAN WIN FIRST GRAND PRIZE SECOND GRAND PRIZE Personally Conducted CALIFORNIA WINTER TOUR in Cash THIRD GRAND PRIZE Two 25- foot Lots IN PARKDALE (Lots 5 and 6 Block 9.) Purchased of Skeith Til ley Gourky Angeios Piaso Player Prizes for District No. 1 CITY OF LETHBRIDOE One Diamond One Cold Watch One Morris Chair One Ladies' Desk One Suit Case One Silk Umbrella The prizes offered by The Herald represent nothing but the best. Call at the Contest Department and get information how to win one of these valuable awards. Prizes for District No. 2 ALL TERRJTORY OUTSIDE OF LETHBRIDGE One Diamond Ring One Cold Watch One Morris Chair One Ladies' Desk One Suit Case One Silk Umbrella SEND IN THIS OMINATION BLANK NOMINATION BLANK GOOD FOR 1000 VOTES ONLY ONE BLANK ACCEPTED FOR ANY ONE CANDIDATE I n-eminate Address Always -Room at the Top as -a candidate in THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Prize Voting Contest. Signed Address Cut -out iihis blank., send it to The. Herald with your name, or I the name and .address of your favorite candidate. The. names of jj people making nominations will, not be divulged if so requested. A number of good Sodalities unrepresented in the published list of cantii- s datss, If you enter yea Seise' for a certainty; if you do, you may win the Gourlay Angesus INFORMATION Manager, Bryan Block Lethbridge Herald.. Lethbridge, Alta. Please give me detailed information 'concerning THE HER- ALD'S PRIZE CONTEST, and the method to be pursued to win oil'1, of the many valuable prizes. Address Cut this out and send io THE HERALD. DAD'S COUNCIL BY THE LORD MAYORS SON Dad's loyal subjects, the citizens o! Lethbridge, are getting somewhat in- terested in Dad's street railway by- law. The chances are, however, that to decide such an important matter in such a hurry, They have had no information handed out and they do not know where in the deuce they are at in the matter. Every darn bit of information that has been given out was a little spoonful given by the city engineer when he was directly asked for it through the press. In a matter of this sort, Dad or some one who knows the facts and can talk a little should explain to the public the whole situation and give the reasons that led the council to adopt the agreement and make it into a by-law to submit to the people for approval. The people will not vote for a thing they are going to go back on the of which they know little nothing- scheme, and it looks very much as if Dad' would be defeated. Such by a darned sight. Then ain the people are 'scared .of the busi- a thing never happened before to Dad. j ness. So many pieces of skulldug- There are several reasons for this.} gery have been pulled off trucking One is that the people do not want i with franchises that people are gett- ing leery of them, especially when the people interested are not in a po- sition to put up the necessary dough to see it through right. The people of this burg -do not want any such stunt pulled off here as some fellows worked in Edmonton a few years ago. They got the franchise and went so far as to put up a good-sized deposit as a guarantee that they would go ahead with the construction of the road. They had got some friends to buy up a lot of real estate which they then sold at great big prices on the length of the street railway go- ing there. As a result they cleaned up a good big stake, flew the coop donating the deposit to the city in .lieu of the street railway and that was the end of Edmonton's street railway for several years. I don't think that Dad and the fellows asso- ciated' with him would work any such Sovereign Brand Clothing Is Not An Experiment Thousands of.particular men throughout Canada know that Sovereign Brand Clothing will keep its shape despite the roughest usage. They also know that it is as stylish, and is made of as up-to-date fciuriCs FiS ZnOSt OXpOiisiv't; CUJaOiJi UihOfeu Suits Ask your dealer for Sovereign Brand. If he does not keep it, write us W. E. Sanford Mfg. Co., Ltd, HAMILTON -r WINNIPEG matter for a mistake in such an affair as tins makes a de- vcl-opmcnt of a blunder be- fore they are through with it, as per pretty nearly every city that has granted a franchise to a company. The Board of Trade has asked Dad to call a meeting to give the a chance to air their views and get information on the subject and there are to be a couple of other meetings for the same purpose. If I know any- thing about duty, it is the bounden duty of every citizen who possibly can do so, to attend these meetings so as to inform himself of the issue and know what he is voting on. Babe Mason of the Bostonians wiil piease -you Lyceum next Tues- day and Wednesday. skin game as that but I 'do not think i that they have any idea of building the railway themselves and the Lord only knows what sort of didoes the fellows would be up to who bought it from them. If the privilege is to be j given to anybody, it must not be ex- ploited, but must be a bon-a fide street railway proposition. There is no guarantee in. the agreement that the franchise will be exercised and the promoters are not under any bonds for its being carried out. There is still another little matter that is deserving of consideration in view of this exploiting idea. The ag- reement calls for the company to have certain lines built inside of two years but as the amount required could easily be built in a few months, there-, is no guarantee that the owners of the franchise will do a darn thing for a year and six even longer. Tf tne agreement said that they had to start making the track inside of six months and have a cer- tain1 amount done inside of two years it would look a darn sight better from the standpoint of the people. As old Gorgon Graham used to say, "these arc just a few remarks in pass- ing." The bylaw provides an agreement that in a great many ways is a mighty good one. The city gets a share of the proceeds as soon as there arc any and doesn't have to wait un- there arc profits up to .a certain i per centage, which is never reached as per the C.P.R. agreement with the Pleasant and Palatable government. The company would be j our beverages are the drink par ex- well bound down as regards the care n n14. __ pure nnu highest of the streets and all such matters. e But as T said last week, I don't! gradi% the quality never varies. "There like the idea or giving the exclusive but MW Cool. use of the city streets to any com-! panv. Moreover, T have the same j ing, refreshing, wholesome and agree- idea as Fritz Sick which is "that the, able> Onr sarsaparilla> ginger .alCj citv can get just as much money as! the men in the company can to build j etc., have gained a ;cpu- a street railway. If there is" no j tat ion accorded to none others. Bot- guarantcc that the company would busy before a year and a half, OUR LETTER BOX. CITY AND DISTRICT 'COPYRIGHT Purity i in absolute cleanliness. there is no darn use of the city gctt-i guaranteed. ing in a Sam Mill of a hurry for aj m few months. The city docs not want j The Lethbridge Brewing to make any mistake in this Malting Ltd. ATTEND THE MEETING Editor of the Herald Dear read in the local papers that the Board of Trade de- J sire the Mayor of the city to call a meeting for the purpose of discussing the Street Railway franchise and oth- j er quest-ions, may I point out that; we, the Trades and Labor Council. have decided that a meeting for the j purpose of enlightening the burgess- i esses on these questions, and may j other that may arise, has been called for Thursday next in the Labor Hall, to which meeting all ratepayers are j invited to attend, as also are the j present Council, and the aspirants to civic honors. I have received a de-, finite acceptance of our invitation from the mayor, and also from three of the aldermen, so the meeting i should be a fairly representative one. Hoping all who can will attend. Yours sincerely, S. W. TUCKWELL, j Chairman of Lethbridge, Nov. 20, 1909. 1 Mr. Sam Lung, wjio has been sev-, eral months at the King Edward Res taurant, is opening a new business in the Adams Block, Westminster Road, North Ward. The store is being fit- ted up in splendid style. He will con, duct an up-to-date restaurant and will have in addition a well assorted stock of groceries and fruits. It is expected the store will open for busi- ness on Saturday next. The C.P.R. will run excursions to Toronto, Montreal and the Old Coun- try, beginning Dec. 1st. The fare to Toronto will, be from Leth- bridge and to Montreal and surrounding points, for the return trip. The excursion lasts till Dec. 31st. The adjourned council meeting will be held" tonight in the council cham- ber. Seats now on sale at the "Arcade" every day for The Juvenile Boston- ians next Tuesday and Wednesday avenings, November 23 and 24, and at the Lyceum Box Office every even- ing after 7 p.m. Croup most prevalent during the dry cold weather of the.'ea'7ly winter months. Parents of young, 'children should be prepared for it. All that is norvlf-ti is a bottle of Chamberlain's Coucrh Remedy. Many mothers are never without it in their homes and it lias never disappointed Sold by all druggists. Work DR. C. C. CRAGG Office 125. House 94. Office to 11 a.m.. to p.m., T lo 8 D m Surgeon. Nerves Were All Unstrung. Wherever there is any weakness of the heart or nerves, flagging energy or phy- sical breakdown, tne use of Milburn's Heart and Nerve Pills will soon produce a healthy, strong system. f f f -f -f Mrs. SI. McGann- 4- -f- Debec Junction, N.B., 4- Can Do Her-f- wish to -f- Own tell you what Mil- bum's Heart and Nerve Pills have done for me. Three years ago I was so run down I could not do my own work. I went to a doctor, and he told me I bad heart trouble aud that my nerves were all unstrung, i took his medicine, as he ordered me to do, but it did me no good. I then started to take Milburn's Heart and Nerve Pills, and had only taken one box before I started to feel better, so I continued their use until I had taken several boxes, and I am now strong and well, and able to do my own When I commenced taking your pills I weighed 125 pounds, and now weigh 185 and have given birth to a lovely young daughter.wh.icb. was a happy thing in the family. When I commenced taking Mil- burn's Heart and Nerve Pills, I could not go upstairs without resting before 1 got to the top. I can now go up -without any trouble." Price, 50 cents per box or 3 for at all dealers or mailed direct on receipt of price by The T. Milburn Co., Toronto, Oat. ;