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Lethbridge Herald (Newspaper) - November 28, 1907, Lethbridge, Alberta HERALD mxt\% cp.,tTo. 0. D. AUSTIN, *lisr art Mtt�iir^'l^ t.8o a �*�� a.oo  jreaV] MftUtaQd iho role of a cHy, Aid. How man 1� wolt qualified cto guido lliu attain ol the city. Ho Is known to -a careful financier and to hftvc a fftftt doslrd to see Lothbrldjic go d. lie can bo depended jpon to caffe' out the Wiaho*. qfi'tho twoplu .vlU� the same buajtioaf* ribiUty which has mrvctl the slttfj#Bft|jll n fcr-^wm part. t m Mayor Galbrai; K Retires Mayor Gnlbralttt has definitely an-nounced. tti*l, (or reasons that are of nb Interest!or concern to the public, stltuottuy do hereby pledge themselves to support the government in the furtharancu of the great principles of Liberalism that have led to iho marvellous development of the ontiro he. Will- Mod seek .re-election as Mayor! country during the past otown years, of the* clty�,, Thisi leavca the fight be- j Hcaidvud that the unanimous endorsement of the Convention bo ten- Thisi leave* the flght between A Id j Itowman and -Win. Hcn-j deraon. The contest will'bo a-wnrm obo^tts the friends of each are doter-nilnod to have tholr maa "plated In1 iho Mayor's chair. Youbi Llaeral CIrt. At the meeting of the Liberals of Lethbridge on Friday night, a committee including O. 1). Austin, F. Kenny, It. V. Otbhona, A. B. Stafford, C. Mecghan, and H.J.H. Skelbh, with power to add to their number, was appointed to deal with the or-dodge had'jlny' Jdois 6", the Aelegratniganlsatlon of a Young Liberal Club. W. T. riniay, M.l'.P., Wm. Oliver1 and clled on Tuesday. The bluff was called. So far W. C. Ives is the only candidate for aldermanic honors who has declared himself. The Herald does not always agree with Mr. Ives but It has no hesitation In supporting that gentleman in his effort to become an alderman. He is one who will give the city, good, honest, faith ful service and will do much to foster a progressive spirit in the Council such as should help the city to make very matorial progress this yoar. Once more "Dob" Edwards has shown that he is "nest." He was several' days ahoad of the local Tor tcs. Sal* of Work Tomorrow afternoon, 20th Nov., the Knox Church Ladies Aid Society will ttold an afternoon t\� at the dercd to the Honorable Frank, Oliver The Minister of. the Interior, for tho judicious and vigorous manner in which he has conducted his depart-' inont and heartily concur with his proposed amendments to the Uomln-j ,. v,. ,,,, ,,.,, , iri,. ion LamU Act. |ute to tho candidate remarking tf.aV 8. ltcaolvetl that wo congratulate^ while' the Conservative* had a strong the Honorable A. C. lluthorford, Pre' candidate in C. A. Magrat,h, the J^h-mler of Alberta, upon the success of era Is had dne Just g|ynderwills. Mf1^j|will and apt w warm warnr company, ltd. (Hrad Office, Toronto) - Capital and Reeerte, - 12,200,000. , Publie Adrtniattater far Lethbridg* Judicial District. Advisory Board (or Alberta : D. W. llarab, Esq. P. Turner Boss, Esq., William Puree, Ear*, � ' > 711 rinl Street West (Alaiandor Corner) Calgary. A. O. ROH8. -Maaafferv- for the benefit of the farming clement of tho province ami. congratulate him on the success of his work In cstal>- Uome of Mrs. O. H. Johnston from1 )t�hment of Stock Judging School*. 3 to 6. Many useful and fancy nr- !tj,e encouragement, of Agricultural tide* suitable for Christmas gifts 1 will be sold during the afternoon. FrsigM Rav� * Approved. A moating of the Executive of the Hoard of Trade *vna to have l>o*n hold on Monday evening to tllmuss the revised freight tariff. Tho president howtivcr received a tulegram early In the evening Mating that the new tariff had boon approved by the Hoard of Railway Commisn!oncrs so that the meeting was not necessary. Return of Mr. Buchanan. W. A. Buchanan who hus been associated with tlie Lethbridge Herald ever since its beginning and who until last Murch wits its editor and manager, has resigned his position as Provincial Librarian to return to Lothliridgo and The Herald. He has a public library system (or nrrujiged the province, having H droSted ready would asr^a to tender ARjtw MalY Dob Fydwards, in last week's Eye Opener says' his prospects to the Con scrvatlve convention in Lethbridge as follows:- The Conservative convention at Lethbridge on Friday last, which nominated Mr. Magrath, was the rawest bluff pulled off in Alberta since Casey threw down His bat.    The love of Medicine Hat for Lvth bridge, as everybody knows, is as tender and truo as that of the average step mother for tho other woman's kids, and the love of Loth-Lcthbridgo for the Hat, carries the sanio brand. Medicine Hat had a man in view for the nomination in the person ot Hilly Cousins. The Hat delegates came up to the coal town thirty-five strong to hack their man CouHins.- except Magrath, becuuse they knew they could not bent him in convention. l\es. the perennial cnndiduU of Lethbridge. hud the call in. his town if Magrath .were out of tho running. The delegates from the Hat arrived on Friday morning. The convention was not callfd uotil nine o'clock at night, and tho diy �'(!' 8|x-nt in caucusing It wns ilim'.ly thnt the ru.d factious lli  -,- The Moat Uakiadsst tion to Magrath. and if be pivtivcly refused ,to accept, Own anotger convention would bo called to choose a sacrifice. Mr. Magrath had already declined tho nomination. He was inj OUawa anil not present at the convention at which his nomination' was made : A wire was sent'him asking him in the event of -another mun-being nominated could tho party do|wnd on his support and influence. His reply was clearly and positively In the negative and to the effect that he would not guarantee either influence or support. In the face of this he was nomlnat ed and the fact heralded to the world with a mighty flourish of .trumpet*. The announcement of his acceptance has not been published, and is not likely to be. l.AUSOX-LOGAN On Saturday afternoon in the parsonage on lliflpath street, Edgar C. Larson und Ilelgo Logan were married by the I lev. J. M. Harrison. Mr. and Mrs. Larson arc both from Hnnfl but Mr. Uuson is no stranger to Lethbridge as lie has done considerable business here and the happy couple will probably remain here a few weeks before returning north. Dr. till vers spoke for nn active as-J| slstnfi'co of the candidate In every necessary way. D. H. F.Kon urged that'the seal shown there would be kept up, and spoke of Liberalism as the policy of the West. The people should praise Providence and bless Liberal Isln for the abounding^ prosperity. Martin WoOlf as a represent ntlveof Cardston, promised tK*1 " the tialanee of the' tiding,. wouU) hold its oyn, Simmons would win on Cardston > vote., Uuncan MarsHalt tookjas his subject' the itromliie* of have' been fulAlljkl and .among. others, mentioned the abolition of the gerrymander, and the Franchise Act, the giving of the land Xo the settlers, and the revenue tariff. Liberalism haa^besn the i party that fought and won self-government tor the West. Thc^lberals of Medicine Hat-entbr taincd; the delegates at a very pleas. urnbleX smoke in the evening when a good ^programme of song and speech to thsf accompaniment of good cigars was rendered. - . v.*. The election of officers resulted as follows:-Hon. Pres. W. C. Simmons, MP.P.; President. Donald Guthrie White. Medicine Hat; Flrnt Vice Pres. .1. \V. Woolf, M.P.P., Cardston; Second Vice-President, Win. Oliver, Loth bridge; Sec'y.-Treas. F- G- Forster, Medicine Hnt; Executive:-For Medicine lint Electoral District. E. .1. Hooker and .Ins. Hoblnsnn, for Lethbridge. Dr. Kivers, Raymond, and Mr. I^ing, Talier. for Cardston, M Woolf, Cardston,"arid O. W. Heather shaw, Magrath, for High ltiver. H. Vrch. Lvthbr dgc, for (ileichen. T. E. Ilennml of liluichen. and for Rosebud 11 Scott. A number of short nildrvsse.s were given ik-allng with conlidonce in Mr. Simmons and the Lilvrul policy, and thu m�ossiiy of thorough orgnnizn-� lion. W. '. Simmons stoleil that (villi such Uilile lii'iileniuilK ns J. W. :Woolf, M.P.P., K. II. Itllc-y. M.P.P., 1 Otd.Horald Office Auction Soles niur NFja. n�. a. it 2 trcioa At 416 BURDETT ST., by in.^ structibna of Mr. Leek Superior Household Furniture mm hut, nn. n, it s 8'cioci Snlc nt the Mart of Furniture. ,ro-movwl for convenience of Sale from the residence of Dr. Condell, and upon his instructions An enrly attendance nt both Sales is respectfully solicited FRANK G. WADDINOTON Auctioneer OLD AGE I 1,. ale. family you got tho grontost possible voIhoJot cash, tho savings you. would maho during tho groviflng^up time of your family would cortaihly mean a mice little imnme for et>ery remaining year of your life. You can begin to make thistyrovision for your declining years by buying your furniture, sewing machines, pianos, organs, linoleums, pictures, etd, etc., at f> The Turpin Furniture Go. PS" We guarantee n square deal to all who trade hero. I*-' Tox the outsider the position in which the Conservatives ' of tho -Medicine Hat riding find themselves owing his old-time rival nnd supporter W. V: Ives from getting the nomination. Such 'treatment is not dun Mr. Ives from his friend Herron, os to no ota. or man does lie owe more, politically, than to W. I.'. Jvcs, who gracefully allowed him to have, the last nomination, to avoid u deadlock, and who in the campaign was the sult-nowlt}dged meuns of his vinning the clection. And this Is his reward. One of tho most blatant ot the bunch of delegates said that Magrath was only waiting to have the nomination tendered 'to him unanimously that he wanted it and would accept it. Wo hardly think Magrath is that kind of man. lie will rather resent the inference in the light of his previous refusal, either us a candidate or as a privutu citizen to pull the Tory chestnuts out of tin" lire or net us referee for 'the Kilkenny cuts in the southern constituency, which (With any other man ihj Tories cull lig up is sure to go Cirit. CRAHD-CLAUKE A very delightful company assembled in the home of Paul S. Clarke, Esq., of tiranum, on November 21st, when, in the presence of a few of tho bride's friends. Miss Ethel May Clarke, sister of Mr. Clarke, was united in marriage to Mr. Samuel A-11. CraUh. Tho bride, dressed in charming costume and tho acme of grace was given away iiy her brother Many beautiful and serviceable presents tvHtilied to tho populairty of the hrido. After the 'Wedding lunch was partaken of by the guests tho happy couple left by the afternoon train for Lethbridge, where, in the N'tirth Ward. t!iey*will make their fu tune home. Mr. Crab!) wos accom panied hy the Rev. J. M. Harrison, of Wesley t'hurch, who performed the ceremony. Talked About Dr. Warden. The Populor Candidal*. The decision of Mayor GnlliTaiith not to seek reelection leaves a. straight fight' for the mayoralty between Aid. Bowman and Wm. Hondor on. There is UUle doubt but what the great bulk of the support that . Wquld' have gone to the Mayor will lie accorded to tho former candidate. Aid. Bowman's assurance that ho Will follow Mayor Galbraith's policy ' tn the license and police department has made solid for him a very large fcpart of the voters which have ad paired the retiring Mayor's stand in |ipie regard. w- \ f llavlfig^'bseii intimately connect id mV^*h ^� �'v�c affairs for many years, k'.d' a|�d .particularly since Lethbridge has The mooting of the Young People's Guild of Knox Church last Monday evening was in the hands of the missionary committee in charge of Miss Hruco. The topic of tho evening was Dr. Warden, tho lute church treasurer Mr. Cope, read a carefully prepared paper on his life while Miss Fnrso und 3Ir. Irving read extracts from some very Interesting works on his life. A wry enjoyable feature of the evening was an anthem by a choir of boys. Rev. A. M. Gordon in his usual interesting stylo gave some humorous personal rominisoonoces of missionary work at Cantnoro, Laggan and Banff. Miss Jessie IMchor delighted her audience by her solo "Plains of Peace." During the meeting an Invitation was extended to tho Epwonth League of the Methodist Church to bo present at next v-oeks meeting of tho Guild. An All Red Alberta Cont:nuod from Page 1 by lion. Senator Talbot. President I of the Alberta Liberal Association i who nctfd us chairman, the appoint I ment of committees us follows:-Credentials. Wm. Oliver. T. K. Itennti. i M. Woidf. iukI l". E. N'eff. Kesolu-I lions-W. W. Douglas, 1>. II. EH on, | II. Ostlund, .las. Hue, W. .). Jones, and O. I). Austin, 'Organization:-J. W. Woolf, A. 11. Stafford, .las. Barton, M. Corliet't. .1. Clark, and R. II. Mi'Duffcc. When the convention resumed at two o'clock, Wm. Oliver lor tho credential committee reported 105 delegates proixtrly certificated ait tho con ventlnn. .1. W. Woolf, for tho orgnn ization committee explained the method of election to be adopted and tho o(liners to be elected. O. 1). Austin socrotary ot tho Ties-olutions Committee reaid the follow lng resolutions, which were passcC amid cheers that indicated the popularity of tho Liberal loaders and principles as mentioned. 1. Hesolved that this convention ot Liberals of tho Medicino Hat Federal Constituency here assembled in tho city of Modicino Hat on this tho 20th day of Nov. 1007, expresses its continued and entire confidence In and admiration for Sir Wilfrid Laurior and his administration of Dominion affairs and its appreciation of tho splendid results ensuing from tho Primo Minister and his colleagues in tho affairs ot the government of the country, and the liberals of this con PRIDE based upon achievement is justifiable That is why we prido ourselves on our retniligg of fEWELRY We are glad ot the consciousness of having given you first class goods ait second class prices. Wo are g'ad to know that well as we have served you in the past, we can do oven better by you if you call today. C ROSS TATE THE JEWELER Official Watch Inspector for the C. P. R. m Merchants Bank of Canada I HEAD OFFICE, MONTREAL Established 1864 Paid-up Capital.......................: Reserve Funds........................#\, Total Asseta............................\ .....16,000,000 rt... 4,030,2^6 .... 52,000,000 Sainngs Bank Department Deposits of $1.00 and upwards received,,,, Interest paid quarterly. DKAFT8 and Letters of Credit bought and sold. Special attention given to accounts ot Farmers and Ranchers LETHBRIDGE BRANCH : Temporary Office, Oliver Block, Second Floor E W. McMULLEN, Manager f J i DRRYINC. If you wish draying or moving ot any kind doue, call on us. We have the largest and best equipped cartage buaiiiQHffrJn the city, with thoroughly experienced men in etiarge. All work promptly attended to. Hay and Oats of the best grade for sale. Coal delivered to all |parta of the city on short notice. Western Warehouse & Transfer Co., Ltd. Office-First door south of Opera House, Phone 63 WE OFFER THIS WEEK A Snap on English Made Suits N FOR MEN AND BOYS Also a few Natty OVERCOATS Full Stock of Other Makes on Hand W� Have Some Special Prices on Suits Sample Suits, worth $15, for $11 PANTS, worth $1.30 for $1.75 Just Opened, Another lot of China INCLUDING FANCY AND STAPLE GOODS R FRESH GROCERIES rown Co., Ltd. ;