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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 23, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Young TTTE LETiTHRTTMJE DAILY HERALD Married People eneit By Taking Ad- vantage of Our LiberaljOffer They will find our prices far lower than they expect to pay and they will be surprised to find out how few dollars will go at our store. ar a We have arranged a credit.system in such a pleasing and easy way that every one can afford to have A Cozily Furnished Home The ALBERTA OUTFITTERS Complete House Furnishers 1209 2nd St. E., Calgary 405 5th St., Dominion Blk., Lethbridge RAILWAY COMPANIES WANT POWER TO INCREASE DE- CAR SHORTAGE Toronto, Nov. traffic ex- pert of the Toronto Board o! Trade today lundcd out a copy 01 an ap- plication made to the Dominion rail- way commission by the railways oi Oanacla for an order fixing the for- eign rates for demurrage on cars re- tained by shippers or consignees for loading or unloading beyond tbe free time allowed by the 'commission's rule. The rates asked for by the rail- roads are For the first 24 hours after the free tintt S3, for the second 24 hours ?3, and for the third and every suc- ceeding 24 hours The railroads cite the following re.isons for their application That the existing car shortage is largely due to unreasonable detention] of the cars that the present demur- rage charges offer no inducement to users to load and unload quickly that it is now often cheaper for the users to pay demurrage than to pro- vide warehouse facilities that the abuse is most prevalent at large terminals that the value of the car to the railroads is greater than any demurrage charges could be; that the track space occupied by the detained cars is not being used to the maximum capacity iu the interests of shippers generally anil the railroads and that unusually severe car short- ige and congestion is expected in Dec., Jan., Feb., March and April i next that the companies do not desire to collect higher demurrage charges but wish only to keep rolling stock in continuous service and that they would willing forego demurrage charges if assured that cars would he released promptly. The raihvays ask for a hearing at the earliest possible moment. ri Duke of Bragonza's Stillelto Worth at Any Pawn Shop Henri Bourassa says that Sir. Wra. Mackenzie has brought about an un- derstanding by which the Liberals will support tho Borden emergency contri- bution proposal whUe the government will swallow, with some little changes the Laurier naval policy. "Sometimes I Could Hardly 2 Boxes of Gin Pills Cured Me SUFFERED from Kidney Trouble for five maf years. J also had Rheumatism in all my I, jnr and not sleep at sometimes could hardly walk I W'ti treated by some of our best physlciang but without ll f' Vf' very weak, and friends, who had not seen me for some time, were astonished. One dsv I met one of our leadinRhotel keepers, who fat been cured by Fills, and he advised me to try tliem, so I bought two boxes at druggist's. Before r had used one box, I felt a hii 'change for the better, and before the secoud box was gone, I was completely cured r i yo" ca" hard'y believe'it for if I had known what I know now about Gin Pills, I would not have spent over one hundred dollars for nothing, when two hoxcs of Gin Pills cured me. Anyone suffering from Kidney Trouble or Rheumatism, should never be without Gin Pills. EUGENE O.UESXEL Chief City Circulation Agent, Lisbon, Portugal, Nov. fa mous dagger of the Dukes of Bra ganza, long coveted by wealthy Am erican collectors, has been returne to the state as mysteriously as it dii appeared from the royal palace o Necesaidades on the night of October 4, 1810, when King Manuel fled, from his castle to find refuge on British shores. Tho weapon, studded with precious stones and bearing chisclmauship at tributed to Senvenete Cellini, Is es liraated to be worth Many foreigners have sought to purchase it, romantic tales associated with the blade having added a historic worth to its intrinsic value. At the time of the revolution the republican leaders visited the desert- ed palace and took possession of all the jewels and works of art that the royal family had left behind. The dagger and some, other valuables fail- ed, however, to find their way into the hands of tho new authorities. Some time ago the government de- cided that all the furniture, jewels and other property seized at the pal- ace, but which belonged to the fallen monarch and his mother, Queen Amelia, should be returned to tliejnj in London, and lho old inventory books of tho Braganza family are be ing examined to separate what longs -rightfully to tho royal Tamils from what is considered as Ihe pro perly of tho republic. Recently the dagger was secretly placed In the letter box of the. official who is con, ducting the inventory. There is noth. Ing to indicate by whom it had been restored. DOING BUSINESS AT MOOSE JAW Moose Jaw, Nov. the 0. T. P. opens a ticket office here, and A. W. rrWin has been appointed agent. If. .r. Lambkin and 0 Pow. ell, of the T. p. were in'the city tonight, nnd slated that In future the company will be able lo book from -Moose .law lo any point in eastern] Canada, or lho United Slnles over the! C. T. P., that road having nr-l ransements with fho C. I'. li. for rates between Awng and Ileglna, COALHURST PROFITS A CERTAINTY NOT A POSSIBILITY is situated due East of the Lethbridge adjoin- ing the most up-to-date mine in Southern Alberta. The possi- bilities of COALHURST are very great. COALHURST is becoming known all over South- ern Alberta, our numerous clients are writing for further information daily. Men who are in the "know" such as sur- veyors, railway men, and people familiar with the various schemes projected in and around the different mining towns, near Lethbridge are our best custom- ers. These men realize the great possibilities of the Townsite COALHURST. Now is the time to buy lots m COAL- HURST, do not wait until the prices go up. Get in on the ground floor and make money. Lots and upwards J PHONE ACADIA BLOCK 1084 LETHBRIDGE P.O. BOX 282 Or A. M. Watson's Store on the Property. MAN WHO LOST HIS FINGERS DOES LOTS OF STUNTS London, Xov. claim of pub- Ushers t.iiat you can get most any thing you want by advertising has received further support. Dr. J. .1. Scanlon, who is Investigating the mon- iMary loss Involved in injuries to tbe hand iu connection with the Working- men's Compensation Act, published an offer of for a workingman who, having lost tho thumb, Index, middle or ring lingers of one hand by acci- dent, was back at work. William Stanlfcrd, a, railway employee, claim- ed aoid was given the reward. teen years ago Stamford lost all tho ringers of his right hand, with the exception, of his little one. Ho not only proved thai, he had since con- tinued his duties, but demonstrated that he could paper, paint nnd mend shoes, play the organ and write 'with the nuilmed hand. Shiloh "The Family Friend for 40 years." A never faillne far Croup and WljcopmB Cranbrook, Nov. second annual meeting of tho Cranbrook Lib oral club was held on the 21st inst when there was a good attendance present. Tho meeting was called for the election of ollicers, and the follow ing gentlemen were unanimously elect ed: President, .1. Union Hrown; vice, P. A Grenon; sccreiary-treasirrcr u, Nape; executive committee, J. R. Me- Nabb, C. C. Cor.oiiy, u. Langin. 'i'he club is most up-to-date a-nd comfortable, being supplied with all the leading newspapers of the day and having a flue billiard table and card room, which is being well pat- ronized by local members and their friends. A SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT Mrs. Edward Kennedy, of Merid- ian, Conn., -10 years old, was ad- vised by her physician to try Dr llnrtell's Female Pills, she did so with wonderful results. Thong. .-nils iff otliers would say the L'0 years the standard, at ;