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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - November 24, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta I-HF CETHBRIDGE HERALD WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1909. PAGE SEVEN i -I 1 1 J 1 J I at 1 i i i Will Be THE BEST Residential District in Lethbridge What will these lots be worth when Lethridge has a population of This is worth thinking about The Price is only Terms: balance quarterly or monthly SKEITH I How would You like to make to per acre on Land that You can now buy for This is no dream. All we want is a chance to substantiate our statement. Nowadays it is no use in advertising unless we can produce the goods. Don't think we are advertising for fun, nor do we want to take you on a wild goose chase." We have land that will please you, and the climate to back it up. You may think that these are strong statements, but There are no Greater Opportunities offered in the West to-day than what the Fraser Valley offers Watch our window for the display of products grown in the Fraser Valley, which are expected here in the course of a few days irrigation necessary. The best Market in Canada for all your produce. Some of our than one hour's run from Vancouver. Every facility offered for shipping is an extract from one of Earl Grey's speeches made at the opening of the Provincial Exhibition, New Westminster "I hope I urn doing- no injustice to the other parts of this Fair Dominion when I say that no part of its wide and beautiful extent, has captivated my heart and fancy more than has your beautiful Province of British Columbia; never have I visited any portion of the World.which has filled my heart with a greater desire to establish my permanent home in its midst than has your province of British Call in and get our proposition. If you live out of town, drop us a card, when information will be cheerfully furnished Laurier and Imperial Defence They Are Young And Pretty (Montreal Herald) "The saving grace of common sense" goes far towards giving Sir Wilfrid Laurier his pre-eminence as a political leader. His speech yester- day was a case hi point. A smaller man, knowing that the naval defence question is hedged about with difficul- ties, and that even in the Liberal party there is much difference of opin- ion in respect to it, might have felt it the part expediency to treat the matter, at this stage, with indiffer- ence. Not so with Sir Wilfrid. He seized the first opportunity to take a position which.'all the world can un- derstand. He said, simply and plain- ly, that we are not merely Canad- ians, but citizens of the British Era- the fact that harmony and unity of action upon this matter of navalt de- fence is of the first consqquence. They are apt to forget that extreme pro- posals, such as to pay moneys to an- other government for purposes of de- fence, would arouse antagonisms that might make it the cause of much do- mestic irritation and geartburnings. They probably have not given suffic- ient thought to the subject to realize that under any other leader than Sir Wilfrid Laurier the policy now pro- posed to be followed would be fraught with grave danger of shipwreck. A little consideration of this point of view should lead to a very general acceptance of the principle of the gov erriment's propositions, whatever pire that as such it is our duty to may be said as to their details. We assume the obligations incident to be retaining our dearly-prized that membership that we should, in 1 nucleus of a navy-working on lines performing that duty, retain all our self-governing powers, and that there- fore our best policy is to make beginnings of a navy. the that will admit of natural and na- tional in all its years to come. We will be retaining our dear- Iv-prized powers of self-government, Ul a i- j.' There is no ambiguity about this; and at the same time acting m close no blinking as some people blink, the co-operation with the rest of the Em- fact that the subject is not alone a Pire. We will be assuming a growing Canadian one. We have many in share of the obligations of citizenship Canada who support the naval pro- within the British Empire, without I LethMdie-Weyburn Realty Ci. Ltd Ground Boor Offices next Balmoral Hotel, Round Street, Lethbridge Phone 122 posals as being a purely domestic matter. Sir Wilfrid tells them, what is, of course, the the pro- posed navy is to co-operate with the Imperial navv. as evidence of our membership in the Empire. It is well that this fact should be appreciated at its full significance. As Mr. W.F- Maclean said, we are. at the parting of the ways, inasmuch as we are, for the first time, declaring a settled pol- icy, the essence of which is a recog- nition of Imperial responsibility. When we sent Canadians to South Af- rica the action was labelled "not a precedent." Today, we find the Pre- mier foreshadowing a policy of ex- penditure upon a measure avowedly i! devised for the advantage of Canada as a member of the Empire. It is a j situation full of significance, which! Sir Wilfrid has illuminated by -his i courage and common-sense so that j misconception of what is meant is no' longer possible. It is open to question if those mem- bers of the Opposition who are pre- pared to demand that Parliament should oppose the Premier's policy, and should make direct contributions to the British exchequer, at all ap- preciate how much ground has been gained for them, as sincere believers in the maintenance of the Empire, by Sir Wilfrid's clear-cut and outspoken declarations. They ignore, we fear. straining the relations, now so cord- ial, of the different races within our Canadian nationality. It is easy to find objections, to the project of a Canadian navy. It is im- possible, we believe, to find any other project that will at the one time sat- isfy our national ideals and fulfill our Imperial obligations. x SOME SINGERS WHO SING SOME WITH JUVENILE BOSTONIANS AT THE LYCEUM TONIGHT CLARKE ff CO, The Ladies' Store Phone 453 Acadia Block WE SELL FOR CASH FINDING OF COMMISSION Find i special qualifications on comparative records. One case is given wherein the opin- iion of the board no reason existed do With Dismissals Ottawa, Nov. regard to the dispute between the Intercolonial Ry. and some of its round house employes and allegations of discrimination, the hoard of conciliation forwards a unan- imous report. After hearing the evi- dence of the men the board finds that in some instances men were retained ou ilie road who were junior to some of those dismissed, the reason being with the railways were not accessible they be allowed to carry their grievances to them through the medium of the duly qual- ified officers of the union to which the complainant belongs. Otherwise expense beyond the means of the men would often be entailed. It is unable unfair discrimination has been exercis ed and recommends looking into the seniority and qualifications of the ployes dismissed so as to remedy any; injustice involuntarily done. Tbere; was nothing ID the sworn evidence toj justify charges of political interfer-j ence or influence nor was the charge i and Labor Counc 1 have introduced a of discrimination against active jdca jn unjon labels. It is pro- houses labelled and for UNION7 LABELS FOR NEW HOUSES Brantford. Nov. Trades bers of the Canadian _. The board recommends; when men have no co agreement j carpenters and builders to devise some nd head officials label with which to mark the work. Made and bottled in England THREE LABOR LEADERS u'iiu werr- eonisiiiMed by the United Suites Courts to for disor.rmr-m.-i- of ;tn injunction issued by the ;il Court of Col'imbia prohibit in-, the publication of the Buck Stove- ami _ Range company's name upon the 1 don't, patronize" list of-the Federation Labor. These are days of great activity and splendid bargain attractions in our Ready -to- wear Section Such exceptional savings in garments of highest standard and newest styles that we make the words few and the type large enough to be noticed by every woman who reads this page; for seldom, in- deed, does such a saving chance present in Lethbridge. All the seasom't newest Coats and Suits, including sn entire stock worth up to reduced to effect an imme- diate and sweeping clearance Big Assortments of Present Needfuls and Novelties for Christmas Buyers just to hand, by express Fancy Neekwear and Belts, Hand Bags, Combs, Barettes, etc.; hand-drawn Linens and hand-made Battenb-urg Goods; Kimonos, Lounging Robes, and Dressing Sacpues; Handkerchiefs, Ribbons, Gloves and Fancy Hosiery in big assortments for early choosers. ;