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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 7, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta THE L.ETHBRIDGE WEEKLY HkRALD LOCAL PARAGRAPHS x FOR THE WEEK WEDNESDAY The local strikws are expecting liourly 'a message from Montreal an- nouncing tlu: end of the strike. No word has boen received by the local men of any settlement. The Herald's positive report of yesterday cuine over the G.P.K. wires, and had every appearance of being au- thoritative. McLean and Bater shipped eighteen of cattle from Cardston to" Mont- real yesterday. The Customs receipts for the month of September' were. as against for September of .last year. At the Methodist parsonage last night James Lewis Edwards and Miss "Rosa Belle both of Magrath, -were' united iu marriage by Rev. I. "M, Harrison. Mr. and Mrs. Edwards -will reside in this city, and have taken .up their residence on Argyle -A venue. The Land Office did a regular.land office business during September, no fewer than entries having been ,.isade. This means that acres, -or 512 3-4 'square miles -of land were iaken up, an area fifty by ten miles, a strip a mile wide and over five iundred miles long. The settlement -was" scattered very .'evenly through- out the whole district. The Molsons Bank hasacquired' were married Rev. J. M. Hani- vies, on Cutbill St. son. pastor oi Wesley church. 2. jfurns and Co. shipped twenty cars of cattle from Milk lliver yester- day. J. H. Wallace 'will ship thirty carloads at tomorrow. Both trains go to Moutreal "for ship- ment'.to Great Britain. There is a grain blockade at Pearce, a siuing between Lethbridge and Mac- Mr. and Mrs. S. Griffiths, of Sweet Grass, returned home this morning, after spending a few days in the city. Business is rushing around the plant of the Lethbridge Brick and mon decency to prevent two other specific-, formal charges being inves- charges preferred in the pre- scribed language of Parliament, charges upon which the movers staked their responsibility as members of Parliament, and charges which if dis- leod. Passengers coming over the They are unable to get cars to ship line yesterday report that there is j the ordsflrs. About nine hundred j grain, totalling over three thousand J thousand bricks are'on hand ready bushels, piled up on the ground, shipment. The greater portion' being no ears to take it'away. i Of the orders are from the Crow's Rochon's ice cream is as good as Nest Pass, the building of a new Fer- ever. I nie requiring a lot of them. In the District Court yesterday i afternoon two small civil cases Averaj "IN THE.NAME OF HEAVEN" settled. 'Brodie and Stafford vs. Pirie i_____ Terra Cottoa Co. They are making! proven meant the summary .disap- thirty thousand bricks a day, but Prance of the movers from public have'orders ahead'for over a million. Hie in humiliation and discredit, Toronto Priest Scores Parade and McDonald vs. Calder were both! decided' in favor of the plaintiffs. AI the charge proven, Sir Hector Langevin .was driven from the cabinet and both he and Hon. Thomas McGreevy- from last night in the very speech in whi'.'-i he rushed to the defence of his lieutenant. He made open boast of fact that tho Insurance sion had ignorniniously failed to. con- j ncet the name -of "R. L. with "any land This tolls us more emphatically than any defin- ite., declaration could do, what Mr. Borden really thinks of men who? i this .Insurance (Commission did suc- Toronto, Oct. as ever, and loqking the picture of health, Bev. Father Minehan has just re- turned from his vacation sojourn in Europe. For three or so he enjoyed a If it would havj a disgrace for "R. L. Borden" to have been mixed j up with these land deals which tiie searchlight of the Commission j vealed, what is to be said of Mr. Foster who went into one of the gigantic of thcsi "deals" with the money of his trust company in his hands? What, further, is to be said of otner members of .Mr. Borden's entourage who initiated this "deal" by getting, special inside information will be postponed. The dates AAdll be set by .the judges. TAVO little boys, -sons .of A. E. Humphries and W. A. caused their parents considerable anxiety last night. The .two lads Avent-off for a ride, two on one pony, but did not come back. A search Avas instituted, and they Avere found this morning at Mr. McKean's, several miles out, taking a holiday. Mrs. Blanche DaA-ies. who has been giving the police considerablg trouble because of her fondness for .booze, this morning sentenced to tAvo months, in jail at Calgary on a charge of vagrancy. In the mean- time steps Avill be taken to have her deported to the United States, from Avhich place she'came. She is a very respectable looking Avoman, and is clothed. 1 MONDAY. Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Prouse, of In- gersoll, Ont., arrived in the city lastj night, and Avill make their home her.-1. Mr. Prouse is a 'brother of the Misses Florence and Edith Prouse, of this city. A meeting of the Quarterly Official Board of Wesley church is called for tomorrow (Tuesday) evening at eight o'clock to consider the proposition 4of the young men for the use of men's parlors and recreation room for the Avinter. W. F. Tate has sold out his jfAvel- ry business to RaAvorth Brothers. The Herald is to see Mr. Tate leave toAvn for many reasons, the principal one of which is that Cranbrook -neA-er had a Her- ald. case the seeker ,for inform- ation should have no difficulty in dis- cerning -that the Opposition laid a formal undertook to it and did prove it. Again in September, 1891, Mr. Lis- ter, M. P., rose in his place and pre- ferred a formal charge beginning-... "In accordance Avith the notice-I gave yesterday I beg to rnov'e that James Frederick Lister, Esq., mem- ber representing the electoral dis- trict of West Lambton, having stat- ed in this House that he is credibly informed and that he believes he is satisfactory The auction sale. of horses and irrr- to establish by evidence that, etc. The charge refers to a contract with certain gentlemen for certain railway construction, and continues: "The said contract and the works in connection therewith were com- pleted by the said contractors, to whom they were a source of. great profit. "During the whole period covered by the said contract, the Hon. John G-. Haggart, now Postmaster-Gener- al and a member of Majesty's Privy for Canada, was a member of the House of Commons for the south riding of Lanark and still is such member. "That the John G.Haggart became and Avas beneficially inter- ested in. the profits of said contract which accrued to the share thereof standing in the name of the said Peter McLaren, and has received large sums out of the said profits and has otherwise derived direct and substantial pecuniary benefits therefrom." Here the hungerer for knowledge visit to his home and birthplace in old [from two "railway magnates whose Ireland, the first' time 'he had been' there for eleven years. It was while visiting his relatives that the noteworthy Eucharistic conference. was held in London. "The whole idea of; that procession; which stirred London so, is a and this opinion I heard ex- pressed in Ireland and England, re- marked Tathsr Minehan. The leaders of the Church went too far, as they soon discovered. No party, class or religion has any right to use the pub- lic streets to offend another part of the people. This ceremonial pro- cession undoubtedly did so. Though London's seven millions are tolerant and orderly, it is bigots should not be found there. But still I maintain that this procession had no oh; the' streets, which are the possession of-all citizens, one class of- people when all are agreed to it. ''V .Weil-Behaved London "I saw a splendid, instance of the good behavior oi London crowds. One night I found Hyde Parke filled with a huge concourse. The Salvation Army, suffragette arid all classes were addressing ow.n audiences, but I Avas surprised to hear Social- ist and anti-Socialist. haranguing great throngs, the orators standing at the base of the monument, Avithin a few feet'of each other, yet diametrically opposed as res- pective harangues were, there Avas no disorder, no howling down, no oppo- sition between the twp audiences." "How do you account for the se- vere lately encountered by the British "The Licensing Bill may account for a large share of the he replied, "but I think the main rea- son is the government feeling that British manufacturers must receive some protection against foreign com- petition. As far as the proposed re- licenses is'concerned, there is plenty of room for that. The pub- lic house is everyAvhere. on Sundays they all stand.-open, though otherAvise the Sahbath is well ob- served., WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THIS? plements.at G .Muir's ranch on find that the Liberal Opposition urday was a great success. Every- thing was sold, and good prices' were realized by Gas Neidig, the auction- eer. The Express Co. has cut their rates on express twenty-five cents a hundred pounds from points east of Surlburv. The rate En- laid a formal charge, undertook to prove it and d-manded the chance to do so. The chance was denied them and the motion for inquiry voted (Kerr's Land Doha's.) C. H. Richards, of Stratford, South Dakota, purchased section 24 in town- ship 6, range 22, Avest 4th P. M., Sun- ny Southern Alberta, Canada, of us last year for per acre) which includes 471 acres soAvn to Tur- key Red Avheat. It has just been threshed and Avent forty-five bushels acre, machine measure. and weights 64 1-2 Ibs. to the bushel. 471 acres yielding 45 btishels per acre, bushels. bushels at 75c per bushel, He only lacks of enough to repay for -his Avhole -section. The balance of section Avas put in to oats and barley, giving enough to more than pay for fencing labor and bal- doAvn. Among the names recorded j ance on cost of land. Some of the against it are those of Hon. Geo. E wheat has "already been sold for seed Foster, Mr. Geo. Taylor, M. P., and Dr. Sproule, M. P.. Mr. Borden's three lieutenants in the House of Commons. Yet again in the session of 1882 Mr. Edgar preferred a formal charge plies only to parcels Aveighing over fifty pounds. Milton Scott, of Gridley, Cal., who j left Orton some months ago, arrived! against Sir Adolphe, Caron, Postmas- in toAvn on Wednesday to -transact j ter General. Thi charge began: business. Ht- says the California cli-i "in April 6th, -1892, James D. Ed- mate has done him worlds of good, gar) the member representing the his health being greatly benefited. He will be here about' a month before returning Chronicle. TUESDAY Miss Hillis, who has been a popu- lar visitor here for a year, leaves for her home in Ontario tonight. Mr. and Mrs. C. G. K. Nourse, Miss Jean Duncan, and A. J. McLean leave tonight on a trip to Spokane. TAVO rose bushes in Rev. J. M. Har- rison's garden are coming out into bloom for the second time this season. Miss McMullin and Mr. Douglas McMullm, of Leamington, Ont., are yisitinc.- their, sister, Mrs. Frank Da- "How's the day and How's the Hour" to .mail your cousins across the sea one or more-.of our many suitable articles for mailing friends such as Lethbridge Souvenir Booklets Ph'otc Post Cards of Lethbridge and Vicinity Tuck's Fine Art Calendars- Ivory and Embossed Christmas Cards Burnt Leather Souvenirs J. D. Higinbotham Co. Limited Family and Dispensing Chemists electoral district of the Avest riding of Ontario in this' House, having stated from his place in this Hous; that he is credibly informed and believes that he can establish by satisfactory evidence, etc. Then follows a long list of charges of corrupt association Avith a railway company in the Province of Quebec, from which sums aggregating nearly Avere obtained for the corrup- tion of the electorate in several dis- tricts of that Province. Here again will the ysarner after truth observe that the Liberal Opposi- tion laid a formal charge, undertook to prove it and demanded the chance to do so. They Avere denied the and again among the men who denied them Avas Hon. Ge-o. E. Foster, Mr. Geo. Taylor, M. P., and Dr. Sproule, M, P. From these records the trutlvthirsty contemporary should be able to gather: 1. That the, Liberal Opposition laid several formal charges against as many members of the Government. That the Liberal Opposition in- vestigated the only one of the charges they were allowed to investigate: 3. That after that charge had been investigated the Government violated very rule of Parliamentary procedure, pvf-ry precedent of Parliamentary practice and every obligation of com- at per bushel. What do you think of it? c-ompanies are constantly soliciting Parliament for legislation.? ,And the local Conservative. manip- ulators are doing same thing. They are re-nominating the solid members of the Plum Tree Club wherever they offer thernselver for the "honor." lives come is Should the Conserva- what sort of govern- ment .are .AVC to expect from these men? Even if they do not com2 in, shoAvn their ability to get their noses into the trough. The country is making a great mistake in putting up with this eort of a costly mistake which will- poison its political life for many a year. The party leaders stulti- fying themselves in apologizing for this sort of follower; and, we can only hope that public sentiment will be strong enough some day to render it suicidal for the lead- er of a hoAV clean and high-minded he be person- stand up on a platform and associate himself with his political fortunes with men whose unfitness for public trust is notorious." ROBLIN'S VOICE GIVES OUT The (Calgary News.) neAvs that Premier Rooliri's has given out will be hailed with joy by the real friends of Mr. R. L. Borden in Ontario. Roblin is a good ad captaridum speaker. He can make his audience It isn't so much in what he gives out as the way in which he says it. He is a platform chest-ex- pander, a of good presence and robust voice. But, unfortunately, Mr. Roblin can talk a great deal faster than he thinks, and very of tin his voice gets ahead of his think-tank. A case in point occurred recently in Toronto, Avhere he undertook to cast the blame of something Avhich he said appeared in the in 1897. onto the pres- ent editor, Mr. J. A. Macdonald. The latter pinned him doAvn on the ques- tion, and noAv Roblin's usefulness is gone and his Aroice gives out. Some days ago the Daily NCAVS ad- ATised Mr. Borden to give Roblin his marching orders for home, because of the stupid blunder made by the lat- ter. The adA-ice may or may not have been taken by the Opposition 1 ,-ader. But in any event Roblin's voice has given out so far as Ontario is con- cerned. He. wants to have a string of mileage between him and J. A. Macdonald. GRAIN STANDARD BOARD. THE O.W. KERR CO. SOUTHARD BLOK Make Good to the Purchaser Have the best of Lands Sell on Liberal Terms Rooms II and 12 Make Some Sales on Crop Payneit Buy in Large Tracts at Low Prices fro" 160 Acres vp Lands around Warner, Milk Raymond, Magrath, Lethbridge and Nanton Hgaiparters for Best Spring and Winter Wheat Lands ..WINTER WHEAT LANDS.. HATCH COONS The choicest lands in all parts of the liethbridge District. HATCH Oliver Block, Lethbridge ALBERTA REALTY Cat I Good Farms for Sale on crop payments, well located Improved Farm, all in Leth- bridge WEATHER FOR SEPTEMBER. Sept. 1 Sept. 2 Sept. a Sept. 4 Sept. 5 Sept. 6 Sept. 7' Sept. 8 Sept. 9 Sept, 10 11 Sept. 12 Sept. 13 Sept. 14 Sept. 15 Sept. 16 Sept. 17 Sept, 18 Sept. 19 Sept. 20 Sept. 21 Sept.. 22. Sept. 23 Sept. 24 Sept. 25 Sept, 26 Sept. 27. 28 Sept. 29 Sept. 30 72.3 81.8 83.7 78.0 82.8 86.1- 89.8 80.4 64.9 68.1 "S3.1 84.4 88.5 90.8 85.1 82.6. 54.9 62.8 64.1 73.0 72.6 77.8" 65.8 42.7 39.7 43.1 49.9 53.7 63.9 .164.8 2131.2 71.0 47.6 49.0 46.6 51.2 47.9 51.0 65.5 53.0 42.0 so.a 52.3 46.3 53.1 53.2 48.3 44.0 44.7 39.9 45.1 45.0 41.9 33.0 32.4 31.7 21.7 24.0 29.0 32.3 31.2 1302.8 43.4 0.02 0.30 0.11 0.18 0.08 0.04 0.73 0.73 SHIPPED BOY AWAY. The Montreal Star, the influential Eastern Conservative organ, repiio.s to Mr. Borden's defence of Geo. E. Foster in its issue of Sept. 24, in Avhich it says: "Mr. Borden betrayed his feoling The 'meeting of the Western Canada Grain Standard Board, on which W. H. Fairfielcl is the representative for southern Alberta, is called for Octo- ber 6, in Winnipeg. The' board es- tablishes commercial grades for all grain not good enough to be graded No. 3 Northern. This standard and above are statutory grades according {Q Grain Act The calling of the board seems to j indicate that in some parts of thei country there is some low grade j grain. Millers in this city say that they are getting no grain that would grade lower than No. 3 except some that has smut or is mixed with oats and other grain. Most of the grain i Sensational Development in Hazing Case in Kentucky. Lexington, Oct. a sensational story told here by a small boy it is regarded certain that Willie C. Smith, who disappeared frorri the State University on Tuesday night of last week, was overpowered and gagged during the course of a hazing at the university, placed in a Queen and Crescent box car, the doo ed, and Smith shipped away, car was shipped out of the yards, but no trace of it can be found. The seal on the car was broken by the stu- dents, who are said to have sealed it up again. The police and the faculty A SALESMAN of the university are at loggerheads over the A detail of police Avas sent to the university to- day by the mayor. If anything, defin- ite develops arrests will be made. MURPHY SWORN JhL______ Ottawa, Ont.; Oct. Mur- phy, Ottawa, at noon today was sworn. in as a member of the Dominion Cabi- net. He Arill be sworn" in later as Secretary of State, Hon. B. W. Scott not havinp. completed the work of preparation for the- coming electionl The ceremony took place before Sir Charles Fitzpatrick, deputy 'Governor. We can supply you promptly with. Fresh Meat Fish Cured Ham and Bacon Sausage, etc. Highest Prices paid to Farmers for CATTLE HOGS SHEEP POULTRY, etc. P. BURNS CO. LETHBRIDOE, ALTA. Lethbridge Markets No. 1 Northern 30 ISfo. 2 Northern 77 No. 3 Northern 70 fro.m the south line has ranked No. 1 Northern. No. 4 Northern 62 WIZARD'S LINIMENT FOR SALE EVERYWHERE. LUMBER The Sootl) Alberta Lumber CD. Ltd. Have Now a Large Stock of LUMBER in their Yard just South of the Ellison Mill and more is arriving daily. The quality is the best and prices are right. Call and be convinced. Phone 225 Box 654 No. 1 Alberta Red 77 No. 2 Alberta Red 75 No. 3 Alberta Red 63 ai through the West. WANTED for Lethbridge, Alta., and adjoining country to represent "Canada's Oldest and Greatest Nurseries." We are in close touch with the ex- perimental stations at Indian Head and Brandon. As a consequence, we- are well up in varieties Avhich are best adapted for Western growing. Our stock has done .remarkably well Oats per bus....... 3-1 Barley per bus....... 48 Flax .................per 90 the hoof- Steers ..................per lb.... 3% Cows .................per lb..-2X-3 HOGS- Live cwt.... 5% Dressed ................per 8 Fowl ....................perlb.... 10 3HEEP- Live ..................per cwt..... Dressed ...............per BUTTER AND EGGS- Dairy lb.... 25 Creamery ..............per 29 Eggs per doz....... 3- New potatoes per cwt. Cabbage ..............per lb.... 2% Onions ...............per lb.... ,4 Cauliflower............per lb.... 4 Upland .'.............per ton... Bkte Joint............per ton., Timothy per ton HIDESr- Green ............per Dry Flint Skins...per lb....... 10.11 Ovred Hides ......per RENDERED No. 1............................ 3X No. 2 Send for our WESTERN" CIRCU- LAR Avith testimonials from men who are FRUITING OUR STOCK. The right man gets permanent sit- uation. Liberal inducements; pay Aveekly; territory reserved. Free, specially designed outfit for Western- Agents. Write for particulars. STONE WELLINGTON Fonthill Nurseries (850 Acres) Toronto Ontario LOST. A black yearling heifer branded B R.; reward if returned to B. R. Talbot, Diamond City. 49-4 LOST. TAVO bay geldings, branded on left shoulders and one W. H. on left hip and on. right hip, and Alex. N. Harbinson, Taber., LOST One dark bay horse, shod; all leather under left front shoe, rope" around neck. reward'.'for return to L. P. Oliver, Lethbridge. Anyone retaining this horse after this will be prosecuted. 48-4 ;