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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 12, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta TIT F-.'LTCTII DAILV -H KK Sndlhlav, Oclobcr 12, OF CANADA I CHIlilOl, RfS! ......Ittrnlll! Re Money By Bank Motley Orders Batik Money Orders issued ,by the Union Baiik of Canada for sums' up to only from 30 to 150, according to amount. They are pa.vablo anywhere in Cnnatla (Yukon irid in the principal United States cities. Monev sent in this way is as safe as if you handed it direct to tbe payee. s LETHBRIDGE BRANCH......C. Ft. TINNING. Manager GRASSY LAKE BRANCH A. B. KING, Act'g. Manager IN FAR EGYPT H S... EC. C. UART SMITH, Manager. Aulaiaat Matugcr. THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE SIR KDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., L1..D., U.C.L., President ALEXANDER l.AIRD JOHX AIRO General Assistant Reaeml .ManNHM- CAPITAL, REST, TOURISTS M5 TRAVELLERS Canadian Bank of Commerce, by reason of its Urge number of branches in tvtry Picvitice of Canada, with direct representation in London, Eng., New York. Sen Franciaco, Seattle, Portland. Ore., Mexico and St. John's Nfld., with Agents and in every part uf the world, is ablt to offer unsurpassed (Bcilities to tha public, enabling them to obtain money in the simplest way at any point on tlwf journey the world over. The Travellers' Cheques Letters of Credit .issued by difficulties of obtainftig funds abroad, especially In '.where identification is difficult. CbaqufS and Drafts on nil the countries of the world, drawn in sterling, francs, kronen, etc., can be cashed or purchased at reasonable rates. Lethbridge Branch C. G, K. Nourse. Mgr. THEMOLSONSBANK i INCORPORATED 1S55 Record of Progress 1906 1911 Capital S Reserve........... Deposits .._______ Loans Investments Total Assets Has 83 Branches In Canada, and Agents and Correspondents In all the Principal Cities in the World. A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT at alt branches. Interest allowed at (tlghest Letlihridge 'Branch. Johnson, Manager By G. C. Dudgeon, Director General of the Department of Agrtc'ulUire of Egypt. From Dry Kuruling fonsrws Bulletin. coiiHldt'ivtVin the sense, is pK'-emiiiomly associated with ihe agriculture nf Kgypt from the ear- liest rerordi'd times. During the cen- turit-K whilt1 the country lias been with- out a KijUiitirint rainfall ami has been dein'mk'iil upon ilit1 .annual rtootl sup- ply from ihe Hlvur.Xtlf. tho valley of tho same lias been under continuous cultivation, and lias always been look- ed upon as extremely productive hi comparison uvon wilU those regions where ruin has rendered cul- tivation niort! easy and less precari- ous.' It is interesting to note that just previous to the adoption of a. system of controlling; and regulating the rlvei supplyv thiU by careful treatment of the hind, most of the crops, for wbich frequent watering are ?iow coustde ed necessary during 'the .whole period of their growth, were uio dueed, while only receiving a heavy soil saturation lor two mouths prev- ious to sowing and no more water sub According Lto this method the cotton lielda were not watered for from 127 to 137 days. It may be re marked in passing that the yield per fad den under these conditions is said to have been considerably higher than the averuke oC that obtained under the present perennial system. The essential'principles which are recommended for dry-farming at the present time are practically' identical with those which were employed for cotton in the early days of the intro- duction of commercial cotton-growing In Ksypt. The soil in the. first instance was thoroughly plowed and aerated, and was then tilled so that the part- V..JH.ICB were finely and Loosely .separated. pulverization of the soil enables tlie water 6f the lower levels to rise towards the-surface by at! a much slower rate than it would do were the panicles more closely com- pressed. The slower the progress the soil water towards the slower also becomes "the evaporation. It wny, without doubt, owing to-the careful system or cultivation followed, SUFFERED AGONY FROM mm "FnrtU-tiws" Uikts Wonderful Cure N.C. 3T1HUNC. ES GUCNCOE, OXT., Aiig'. 15th. 1911. "So mtich has been saUl and -written aljonl that it might seem unnecessary for me to add m v experience. But "Fniit-a-tives'1 were so beneficial to me wlien 1 suffered wilh ilislressinjj Dyspepsia, that I feel railed upon to iufunii you of the remartsble ami satisfactory results 1 have had from using tlirtn. Dyspejwtaaiul Indigestion as everyone knows, can more uneomfnrt- able hours Una most couinioa complaints. "I am to' be able to SHY to you that although in tbe past I suffered excruciating agony with Dyspepsia, 1 am now in perfect health. l'ruit-3-lives accomplished t'be desired result iitid T have to thaiik-thtm iormv very favorable and-satisfactory state of health" STlRLINGi Whv don't you trv 5oc trial size, 250. At all dwilers "or sent on receipt of price by Limited, Ottawa. MORE GUESSING AT DATE Ottawa. Oci. was stated in government circles 'today that if it is found at all pbssible purliiunent will be summoned for Thursday, November .14. It is felt that if tlie work of the session is'iiqt commenced by tiie mid- dle of November, 'vt-ry little will he accomplished before ilie adjournment that cotton was enabled to subsist for for ihe Christmas recess. For that the very Ions period mentioned above j reason Parliament is more likely to without the application of water. The basin system of cultivation is -still that locracy on "one EH: sn Reliable Information First Hand that is what those who are interested iu Canada.. com- mercially indtHtrially want. Such information can be hud every week by read In f The Fi THE FINANCIAL POST OF- CANADA ncial Post gives authentic ;aud Mlp-to-date- in format ion- every week regarding Canadian business conditions. The' Financial Post is quoted as an authority by leading Ameri- can and British publications referring to invearments The Financial Post gets first hand information which is often times exclusive. The Investors' Information Bureau through which reliable in- formation can be had concerning any Canadian invesimoni, is free to subscribers. All correspondence is treated confidentially. WriUi for a sample copy and further. int'ormatioii cornering The Financial Post of Canada ''The Canadian Newspaper for Investors" F. G. HASSARD, Western Manager 301 Dominion Trust Building REGINA, SASK. jj largely practiced in Upper Egypt, but cotton is. not grown as a ufiahi crop. ij The system doubtless pi the great- est antiquity, and has only been im- proved recently by the adjustment of the water supply by the-irrigation de- partment to ensure that.-as little as possible if the. basin lam! should un watered. j The water" of the Nile is run into the basins, which "vary lii.sizc, and is permitted deposit- ed upon'.the land while the water !t> i self drains The short .jlood years tlie water wliich hJs 'drained through one basin is now permitted to reach the Nile before being used to flood another; and ft ja belter to" give water without silt to .'these" lands than to give no water By recently adopted methods the basins'are filled'aa early as possible rand are 'periiiitted "to away in i from 30 to 40 days so that the "cultiva- s tor may have time to plant i his winter crops.'' -As the water re- j cedes the seed !s usually broadcasted j dn the wet soil; 'If sown later upon a drier surface, the plow or the hoe is j used to cover the seed. No further at- j tendon is given to the crops until the j harvesting season, and tlie land dries i iip to a considerable extent, often lie called for November 14, than.far November 21. CRITICISM London. Oct. SeUiounic, speaking before the'National Unionist association aY. SonOikniptou. stated present n-.al policy the. men into a p u- under the mflnence (if ihe in o venn1 nt. Hp'adderf that the appeal of the Tnr reform 'was tip prompter! by .patriotism, on the 6flier siHc by mamnion .ainniou. Silkstone Guessing Contest Extended to the harvesting progress throughout tlie west, tlie racking to a depth of two metres, j fanncrs aml Hiefr wives have not advantage of the L Menzie Co. IvliM-lricnl Dealers And ('onlraclors Avenue S., BAPTIST PASTOR RESIGNS Tnrnnlo. On. ihf. grounds of 111 lienlt.li ;inil ;i (ie.sire for re-si. Rev. Dr. A. P, pastor of College street Haplisr. church. -akt- iiig tendered his resignation to effect at the end of (lie year. Ilia pastorate at (Hiileffn hail been of Ohio duration, ami he had been iu ilie miuistry for years without cessation, ag a resuk of wliich lie felt, that, he needed a rest. BUYING ROLLING STOCK The effect upon the crop is usually j abie j shown by the shrivelled state of the j big opportunity grain in the case of wheat and barley, j K. Stephens .t I although on account, of the richness of through the silt deposited upon the land, the yield is generally fair. The modern j basin cultivation in is in oppo- isiiion lo the principles recommended i for laud in similar condiiions. j without previous deep cultivation j of the 'ar subseqnent pnlverizatio'i of roil, pariii-3 i fair crops obtained, but by an im-. of the; methods mucli bet- ter crops, could be assured, and it is even possible that sulllc'ieut water might be retained iu the soil to allow another crop of a different variety be- ing grown during the summer. Wheat Otraw-a. Oct. 1.---The Cabinet Coun-' -own in drills on deep plowed soils cil at a skiing held OH Thursday, with stib-.aco.uciu light cultivation contracts fur nearly one mil-: should be much superior to that which 's frequently watered, as the latter op- lion dollars' worth of rolling siock for Is frequ ibe inrprcolonial Hailway. Thy Ca-t oration nadfaa Car Co.. nf .Montreal, secured Uh' thf greater, part of ordw. which six hundred freigiit cars. often increases the length of As an absolutely safe investment our Guaranteed Mortgages S3 should be investigated. Call or write for particulars and booklet The TRUSTS and GUARANTEE Company, Limited "Administrator Oifida! Tor .luclicijtl Dfclrlcla of LETHBRIDGE, MACLEOD QALGARY WETASKIWIN 220 EIGHTH AVENUE WEST, CALGARY at ihe expense of the grain. By ihe dry-farming method the as- fiimilation of plant food is a slower process for ihe plant than where cop- water is applied, but in the latter caso the nsHfiil are fre- quently washed away before they can he utilized. To a great extent ihe em- ployment of original deep plowing, fol- lowed by frtqiiftnt light cultivations, could with advantage bo adopted in perennially irrigated lands; these lands could be watered loss copiously and loss often, and the injury to crops by water-logging nsecl then never occur. EDMONTON ORDERS STREET CARS I Kdmoilton, Oct. Preston Cur and ('oach Company, of Preston, j Out., this morning awarded the 1 contract for Oitrty-five strep' cars, to be delivered in Edmonton rf-ady for use at various times before next sum- iner. offered them by 0. Co.. Ltd., Winnip.eg. tho Si Iks tone Contest, to try the merits of this beautiful wall soaring, or enicr their guesses' as to UK.' amount of money in i.m; jar. This contest as advertised by G. P. Stephens Co.. Ltd., litis at- very wide atientiou and many Sleitiiens' agents and oilier have riKmested the company ;o esieiid time of the contt-st from Sepieiiiber 110 to October The has considered it fair to do this as uo one has yet guessed ihe exat-i u mount of money in the jar. Until October SI.' therefore, any one '.vlio has bought n quart of SilksiotK1, ihe btiiiiiiful and saniiary new wall i'iin'sh, may yf-iid iu a guess as to Ihe of money contalued in .tiie iar now on extiibition at the Winnipog industrial 'bureau, li more than one tjnan of Silksione is'bought n corres- ponding number of guesses is allow- Note the Date Until October 31st The jar holds (fl-10) nine-sixteenths of a gallon of water and it is now filled with silver, bills nnd copper. The money Contained is less than (SiiOOi five hundred dollars ;ind more than fifty dollars. Buy more quarts of Silkstone si-ul st'iul in your guess at the amount of money at. once. You may he tho lucky win- ner. G. STKPIIKNS CO, LIMITED WINNIPEG, MANITOBA SOLE AGENT FOR LETHBRIDGE Hayr Hdw. Go, IT RECALLED Death of Adventurer Who Bought Stuart Papers on Borrowed Money Sove.nty-l'our yours In :i Lomlon lavnnt'a lay dead, slrucli doxVii by hia ilu? other day thuro into tho world, from Iho li- of WindsQr of ilift treasiii'es which Imi'Ku :his lll't'. The new instalment of the Stuart papurs, by the Historical -Man- uscript1 Commission, is out1 of (lit1 most PHRBS of history thnt lias btH-ii published in our time, but tho Ptory of the floding oCtlie Stuart pap- ers is hardly less romantic that Ihe story the papers Tluire must still be so mo mm living, who remember au old man's death.not j 10U yards from London bridge in ISltS, j The end of Kobert Watson camo with dramatic iuiensliy bolftting a wild I and sircnuoiiK life, .tie saw the light j of the 'first half of Hit? eighteenth ftHii.-j tui'v, livud under four WHS ullvo to see the dawn of the Victorian ara. HLVOly has a man lived a life of yours :is tiie man who is re- membered today because he uuearthud ihe Stuart papers in Rome. Into his story come the names of' cardinals anil irihces; of Nepoleon in 1'aris, ngtbn in Aiutricii. and the Pope in of peers mid hidycs and revo- utionarles; and -his wanderings lis imtlvi- Elgin bring him into pris- ons at home and palaces abroad. And n ilie they bring him ro an ule- ibusu at St. whero Rob- ert Watson tied hi.- neckcloth round is neck aud strangled himself at 92. The Life Adventurous. Kobert Watson begun his life as he n emit ii to be-Hveil. He left Scotland or Anu.'ricti, and tp his last day his a men ess bore. out. boast that he id been vyoivnideil under'Geprge ngtpn. vVheti ihe dariny Lord George Oor- on led ihe mub in Ihu streets of when ho .headed tlie rioters For Sale i Restaurant and Fruit bus- iness known as the International Cafe, Lethbridge. Fixtures and equipment complete. Doing good business. Owner is leaving for Greece on account of war. Will sell cheap for cash. For full information see Proprietors tlie papers outright. Tlie British up ilio Thames. Itotiort Wnlson was public, hi.- suiil, was glutted with init'l: tilings. But They would be valuable to Brougham as a weapeoir to hold t kings up to to win favor with the Princess from j and Hrougham, wiuiii he had ridden, to power on the Stuart pupciv, WCKUU procure patronage for Watson, who should dine at great me-n'H uiblcs. Thus Lord ttronghant. Uiu Watson was wiser iu his day, and in the his bargain, without Lord lirougham's aid, was made coniplotu. Ttiree Carloads of Mss. So ir came about that the "trades- men's 'bills." which had lain for yeais in a garret in Koine, were tukon yway out! day in three Tliemun for whoEcarimt i-'-lOO offered'in Lon- don. Hutuned to be ou the eve or' fame. Hut many tilings happen between the dream and the awakening. The news u broken mull. who burned down Newgate mid turned was whispered at the uiican, ilie Coy loose criminals up on the streets, whV-h he marched .upon tho House of Commons with fiO.OOO men, Watson was with him or near him. Secretary to the ernor of Rome received a petition pro- the removal of histori- M8S., a guard was placed-outside j iu wliich the papers were Lord George Gordon and president of j stored, and at bat the sale was a revolutionary society. Watson ed Illegal.' Watson a contra! figure in the siormy scenes which London witnessed in. ITft'i, and it-is not surprising; that he was thrown into :t prison cell and keep wstitlns ,'here for more than .two'years. When h'is turn came he was but the law had iis revenge, and set a price upon his bead. And at last, sui- ting out in disguise from lord's hoiiae In London, aided by a titled Watson fled from England. Abroad, the .rebel was RL liome. lie isnii'.'d from Paris an address to tlie British calling upon them to rise aad [0 welcome ilie Freuch as their deliverers. Tile ardi-t-neuiy of fount! him a man after his own heart, and Nanoloon took lessons in the language of the nation of rfhop- keepers from Watson, and made him principal of u Suots college in the FreiKich capital. For six yearn lie held this a-atl then, when iingland forbade export, of cotton and indigo to ;mr! .Vapoleon offered a prize of 100 OOi.' traces for iis culti- vation, if was "W.'itcon who was thft hope of the co.isnl. lint the exper- iment wtriit and rho reln-l went j liaclt to his schoul. There he had as i a, pupil tho. arfiKt portrait of j haiiss at this monietit in the' portrait gallery of Scotland. Had Watson slaved in I'Jiris t-.vo years u'p misrlit havr- never known of ihe State papers lie found in Rome. A Desperate Situation. Many tiling are more improbable tiiiiii that iii.- (inrins spirit would hnvo ItfCii on i side of at Waterloo. Unt in Dr. Watson u-'.-iU u> Koine, ami there, in lii.i of tin? 1'ojic.s. lit- found ilie very j stom-a alive the, tin? world. Knt hiti liidiory which appealed to his fancy lay in a forgou.cn or dusty heap of pii- itcrs, scorched by the rays of the sun and exposed ;r> the rars and mice, which niay dwell even in kings' pal- accr-. Watson in this heap of papers a cHariot on which ho could ride to These "tratk'.sine'i'H bills and kitchen account a" should grace king's libi'ary and brins him favour in the Slate, and bar- 'gained for the papers in exohango for Sncli a heap of waste paper worth more, they said, in Home. Surely there- was never tin ricrfpcnitc- a situation in the life an everyday in an. Uohurt Watson, who has Iain for .two years in a dungeon, whoso head a price was set. in I-'iis- land. wflbin liis PT.ISH ihp crnnr. colloction of Stuart papers. Yet .thisman, at ihit? hour, was to sra.sp tbo which tjroiiffht within roach, and it was to Uird Hrimshnni. who happened to be in Home, that be appealed in h-s despair. did not su'Jss, tho full meassire nf Uio va7iity and littleness of thnt nnst.'blo man. Loni IlroiiKham offerod only t opnrchase them up, and. not so voluntarily, ditl tu by force. Once of papers .belonged to i-aiii the hoap Koine. I'.n! Tiie Icotcd line The .-Scotch People Lui'Ke uviu screw steamers sullilis from .MO.N'TRIOAL ami GLASGOW every Slum-day rying ONE CLASS CABIN1 and TIIIHD CLAS-3 Christmas Excursions Sail from ST. JOHN, N. B.. Doc. l.2th ;unl-I9l.il. Lowest ratos, up- service. Reserve your accommodations now and secure the best, it more Apply to steatnehip agent or' H. E. LIDMAN, General Agent. 45 Main Phone M.-5312 Winnipeg. tb'ey were'iio longer kitchen he stored in u garret. They wen; a state L'Ollecikni w.-iicli might be grace- fully 10 a friendly muion. and thu Vatican ottered tnem to the J'rince KcgciiK Thus the Shi'art papers came tn Ens- land, ami in the archives of the] state the'glory of llioir coining is Home. There was .little .glory for the] man who fbiintV fhcm in.'au ntlic bought them, with a borrowed was -for-his trouble; he luid in froin national pur.se. froni the snminer's da.V in w king's ship liroughL the Stuart papers j Direct Service THE SCOTCH LINE FOR THE SCOTCH PEOPLE new twin ecrnw steam- ers sailing from Montreal find Glasgow every Saturday curry- ing One Class, cabin and Third- Class nareengors. CHRISTMAS EXCURSIONS Sail frpin St. John, N.B.. Dec. 5th and 12th. LOWEST RATES UP-TO-DATE SERVICE. Reserve your iicconiinotiation n ov.- Hfciire ili'j bt'St, it ctcKiiv no Apply to any railway, steam- ship- Mgfrnt or H. E. LIOMAN. .General Ayenl, 445 Main St. Phone M5312 Winnipe SUMMEH SERVICE itrea', Qutliwc. Liverpool Sat. (let. fi; N'fiv. '1. lk-. Ot-t. ir Sat. Nov. H Knt. UCt. IP; Hat. Xov. 1'J -Sal.. Oct. 2B. M AS -SAILINGS Halifax, Liverpool From Fro Portland Halif WHITE STAR New York, Liverpo New York, Plymouth, Cherbourg, Southampton. S S Olympic, tons n (ho. wi. i-l'O ic. TKCTOXIC ___ AMERICAN k. Plymouth, Cherb Southampton in. n't1 Means England or Europe TIIK WIXTKK EXCfsJSIOX IJATKS SALK NOV. DEC. :H.sf. From All Stations, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, -Alberta WILL INTEREST YOU Fii-st Sailing KMPUESS of BRITAIN Nov. Reserve Berths Early. Details from any Agent, or write J. S. CARTER, GENERAL AGENT. 210 Portage Avc., Winnipeg. ;