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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - November 22, 1905, Lethbridge, Alberta lEe VOLUME I Herald LKlilBKlDGE. HUDSON'S BAY CO. Established 1670 t OUR FALL STOCK is now complete and comprises one of the best assorted Dry Goods and freshest Grocery stocks in Southern Alberta. Car lofids of p^oods arriving every week. YOURS FOR VALUE, HUDSON'S BAY CO. LETH BRl DGE, ALBERTA THB 2 MACS 1 I OVERCOAT QUESTION We planned to have the be�t Overcoats in town. We think we've i,'ot them. We have your Overcoat, come in and isee it. Auutlier large shipinpiit of Men's Fumishings just in. Dili it forget that our Ordered Tailoring is made by the Colcbnitc'd "2 Macs" of Ottawii. All riizL's in the famous CARHARTT OVERALLS. W'c do your Cleaning, Pressing and Repairing on shortest iioti(;t'. OUR MOTTO ISi "A dollar's wortK of v�l�� for v-ry dollar, or every dollar bacK." A. L. McKELVIE A. R. McGUIRE THE 2 f 4 Bank of Montreal ESTABLISHED 1817 Capital all paid up............ Reserved Fund................ Balance Profit and Loss........ .$I4,0W.0N . ii.in.no Head Office, Montreal PRESIDENT: 111 .HT HON. LOUD STUATHCOSJA ANU IiIOOHT KOYAt, O. C. M. C VICE-PRESIDENT: HON. Sill OROBGB A. DftUMMOND, K. C. M. C, B. P. CLOUSTON. CJENBll*!, MAKAOKK Ti bi I olios and. Agencies at all the principal points in Canada A ISO in London, I ngland, New York, Chicago, Spokane and Newfoundland �A'-.-a' Circular Letters of Credit and Commercial Credits issued for use in all parts of the world. COLLECTIONS MADE ON FAVORABLE TERMS I I Av.til.^bln di all pnliui UnHeil State, Europe aoil CiDBila Interest allowed on depeaita at current rates Lethbridge Branch - Ln.."fr^^" TO A. EASTON & CO. 4;  4. 4 4: 4: 4 4: 4' 4 4: 4^ 4 4 4; 4; 4 4; 4 4: Harness and Saddles, Trunks and Valises, Robes and Blankets, | WHIPS, SPURS, BITS, ETC., ETC. Ordered Work a Specialty. II \Y, OATS AND WHEAT FOB SALE ADDRESS BOX 201, LETHBRIDGE Z DR. C. C. CRAGG pjiY.SJCIAN AND SURGEON ,jn,..c over HIglnbothira'i Drug Store �PHONE oxnce 125 House 94 DR. P. W. TULLER PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON LETHBRIDGE Office-Over Olt'i Barber Sbep. Hour*-10:80 to 18:00 noon; S;00 to 5:00 p. m.; 7:00 toS'.aop. m. Office Nigbt Bell and Telapbone ALBERT A. WiED^iiPAYt IfbVEMBER 22, 1905. NUMBERS NEW MINING Important Changes at thl Will Soon Be Tl|nsferred Black Diamond. tc NEW COMPANY AND NEW METHOD: SIGNED MPERS ARE NiiW IIEREf Up-tO'Date Means for Development of Natural Products on a Larger Scale. Bi^ New Joint frcIlM Sheds to Be Built in the Spriil^-^Othcr niiwiy news. A deal of considcra,ble financif i For some time pan it has been magnitude and of the utmost com mercial importance to this section, and' particularly to the city oi Letbbridge, has just been consummated in connection with what is known as the Black Diamond mining property. A company of influential promoters has taken over the concern and on Friday last the final arrangements were completed in the organization of the company, which will be known as the Bnlwell Coal & Iron Mininp; Co., Limited. The concern has some of the foremost successful men of the country at its back. Below wo give a list of the officers of the new company: President-Hon. H. B. Bulyea, Lieutenant-Governor of Alberta. Vice-President -Dr. C.W. Clark, of Winnipeg. Secretary-Treasurer - Mr. T. Underwood, ex-Mayor of Calgary. On tlie Board of Directors are some of the leading business men of Winnipeg. L. M. Johnston, of Lethbridge, has been appointed the company's solicitor, and its banking business will be transacted through the Union Bank of this city. The property in question, which is located about eight miles from Lethbridge in a northerly direction, is a magnificent one, comprising almost 5000 acres, and contains i generally opined tbaiVthe C. P. R. division point wonld iiltiuiately l>e transferred-from Maoleod to Lethbridge. This opinicm has proven conect, and the matter is now, settled and will take plaOe, next spring providing no bi�acb; ill the signed contract is made.* All that had been waited for to iiwke the thing a certainty was the Ktum ol the papers sent to headquarters of the C. P. R. a considerable time ago for official signature. These were received last week by the city clerk Bowman. It is pretty safe to give big odds that the company will live up to its part of the contract and start worJi withiii t)ie' required time. Lethbridge! is the logical divisional point. It is understood that the trainmaster will be transferred to Lethbridge when the abovo..ahange is mode, this being the heaviest freight point on the Crow. Work on the union G. P. R. and A. R A I. Co. statiiHi is going ahead as quickly as .possible. It' will be a fine building when com-: pleted, and will be moaemly. equips ped. The new station i^ill be 120' feet long, with stone foundation and first story walls of brick. The: second stoiy walls will be of i cedar shingles. It will contain two waiting rooms with Uvatorj^ connected with each, separate ticket and telegraph offices^, panic immense deposits of coal and kindred products, all of which will be developed on a large scale. lO-foot seam of coal runs through the proj^jerty, which assay test revealed four feet finest gas, J2 ounces of coke 105 grains of ash to the There are also a number of seams ofirou ore of various thicknesses which were sbowii to coniain oar--bonate of iroujfrom 63% up in an ! also reposes on the property vast The laying of track for the spur - - to Macleod proper 18 gomg ahejid Are Now Ready To serve you Witli tlic clioioest and best stock of � � Clothing Ivlen's Fumishings Hats, Furs Shoes, Etc., Etc. EVER SHOWN UNDER ONE ROOF IN ANY .WESTERN TOWN ,......, The increased facilities which our new store , affords enables us to serve you better, than ever.i before . ;., We have given most careful attention to the !\J lighting;. The I'lvgfl I'risin windows give a beanii> ful daylight oifect in every corner. � ' There isn't a deyurtment in the store that's afraid of light. Tlie more light we can throw upon the goods the plainer will become the fact that ' for quality and value they're invincible. HOW DO YOU TREAT YOUR FEET? quantities of biiilding stone and remarkably good quantities of brick earth, l>esides other valuable products. It is the intention of the pro- will also most probably be established. Already twenty men are receiving their pay checks every Saturday night, and no time will be lost in placing the concern on the extensive plan of operation that has been mapped out. When we may confidently expect to see things humming along right merrily to the increased prosperity the district and the greater ness activity of Lethbridge. Steam Laundry for Lethbridj^e. A steam laundry has been a long felt want in Lethbridge. One will be running in a very short Snrely thoy get iralkcid' on enough merit a little consideratipn from you. to f "Olalft-Over into Macleod proper is going rapidly, and it will not be long be-fore we have direct railway connections with that city. To meet the increased impor- railwa: moters to install large coal, coke' tance of Lethbridge as a railway and gas works, and to push along ' center the C. P. R. and A. R, &. I. development just as rapidly as "' ' possibly. Brick and cement works Co. will next spring erect a \iig freight shed, witn ofiices in connection on the site of the present A. R. & I. Co. station. Enterprise Lumber Go., United. A change has taken place in the Lethbrid^ Lumber Co., and on the 14th inst. the concern was incor-... porated under the name of Euter-of I prise Lumber Co., Limited. The ' business is being put on a larger scale and new branch yards added. The following yards are now in operation: Xethbridge, Taber, Nanton, Leavings, Cardston, Pin-cher Creek, High River and Pincher Station. The increased capacity will giye the new company every facility for all needs of their pa-was made to meet the growiiig demands of the times. No change is made in the management, Mr. McNicoll still remaining at the helm, where he has presided so ably in the past, as managing director. time- and no second-rate one at that. A local comiKiiiy was recently formed,' supplyini and they no sooner decidtxl upon ! trons, am the project than they started to' work. A two-storey brick building is now well nndev way. The stmctiu-e is 25 feet by &) feet, and is divided into conip'vrtinents especially arrangetl in every particular for a raociern laundry. Mr. W. Henderson, who is largely interested, is in charge of the work, aiid says, with weather and other Mre. (Dr.) Mewburn gave an-conditions permitting, the building other of her delightful entertain will he completed within two' ments to some of her frienda on week. A full equipment of the Wednesday night last. Mia. Mew-latest machinery has been ordered bum is an i�al hostess .and an from the Nelson, Kreuter Co., of evening spent at her beautiful home Chicago. As soon as this arrives, is always synonymous with an en-and is installed you will be able to joyabl� time. Euchre wai thepar- Mrs. Mewburn Entertains. send your washee-washee to a white institution that will not sprinkle our linen with a mug full of water fore ironing, and will give you full vahie for your money. An experienced manager has been engaged in the east, who will be here with assistants when the machinery arrives. The laimdry complete will cost not less than 112,000. ticuiar feature of the occasion,and, played in so pleasant a company and amid such charming surroundings, the aifair could not but be the pronounced success it was At the conclusion of play one of those inimitable recherche anppen for which Mrs. Mewburn ia famous, gave added zest to the evening's enjoyment. The prizes, dispensed in the hostess' usual graceful manner, were awarded as^follows: Ladies-Mra. J. D. Higinbotham, first; Madame Begin, second; Miss Duff, third: Gentleman-J. D. At the dance on Tuesday Prince Louis danced a great deal with Miss Creightou, a very handsome girl, of Toronto. Thirty years ago, ----- -------- ^ ^ when hereon the Royal Alfred, the I Higinbotham, first; C. P.,P. Cony-prince paid a good deal of atten-' beare, second. Mr. Higinbotham tion to Miss Creighton'n mother,' was also the recipient ot a "lone and this renewal of that old friend- hand" prize, ship through the medium of the' _ IMf^Se^^l^yS^^^^^^^ and"satout"agreatdeaVwithMiflsl�f �; F'?' �?ffe^^^ Creighton. - Itfontreal Standard.' J� ^ft^�J!^ ATC^ft Miss Creighton is a niece of Hon.' *^r^A**�� �' ^ B.*I-0��. agent Dr. DeVeber,of this city. rfeet will�k'c^p ih^iSlcUfenieid'iJKl^'f r'^X't' , eseed. Wear a smile,, and ''WALK--J | v on yout well dressed. OVER" Shoes, The A'WALK-OVER?'snlil^, ! is catching. It litis spread all over' 'thfe'fac^^ ' i' or the globe, "je you 'y^ear'^lWAJ^OV]^ yon know the reason why.:' FOR SALE ONLY BY � If LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA 'WWW w wvvv  www wwwwwvw WW www Willetts-Pimm. St. Augustine's cliurcli was the scene of a very pretty wedding at 3 o'clock this afternoon, when Mr. James Willotts, of this city, and Miss Sarah Jane Piuiin. dausjhter of Mr. and Mrs. John Pimm, were married by the Rev, .T, y. Cliive3'.s, in the presence of ciuito, a number of the friends of the cofttracting parties. The service was choral, in honor of the fact that Mr. Willetts has been a member of the choir for some years. The bride was met at the door by the choir singing the marriage hymn, "How welcome was the Call," and escorted by them to the chancel urch. The bride, who was gowned in cream silk, trimmed with orange blossoms, was given away by her father. The bridesmaid, Miss Florence Maud Pimm, was dressed in bine nun's veiling, trimmed with white silk. Miss Lillie Mitchell acted as flosver girl and woi'e cream silk trimmed with blue. E.J. Pimm, brother of the bride, enacted the role of best man. The luqipy couple; and tlu-iv friends went to tin; home of tlie bride's parents imniediatoly after the ceremony, and this evening a wedding supiier and dance will fittingly conclude this most auspicious occasion. The bride is the recipient of a handsome present by the choir and many other valuable gifts by her host of friends. The Lethbridge brewery has ceived staves for 500 barrels. re- i 1 le Canadian Bank of Commerce HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO Paid-up Capita!, $8,700,000 Reserve Fund, ^.500.000 HON. GKO. A. COX, President D K VV.AMCKli G ..-I'i M/taigf-r .UJiX LAIRD, Ant. Giu'l MaBtger 130 BRANCHES IN CAISADA AND T!Ii: UNITED STATES A generat Gnnkiit); Bnsiness transacted. Accouis may be opened ui GOIH. ducted by mail witii all branches of this Bask. SAVINGS BAISK DJ^PARTMENT. Deposits of Si and upwards recejyjd, end interest alloweift ciirmt ralM. Interest added to the depositHwke in csch year, atthefod of May, . and November. The depogitor is r,u<]jcct to no dislay^ whatever in the withdrawal of whole or a:iy portion oMhe deposit, Lethbridge, (Alta.,) Branch : C. G. K. NOUBSE, - MANAGER , : SUBSCRIBE FOR THE HERALD $1.50 PER YE/|^ ;