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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 18, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIDQt DAILY HERALD, MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, PAGE SEVEN The Man By Booth and Harry L. Wilsbri eaid Dauiel. "I guess he tuuac be the prince of the world! He must be a great man. 1 expect you're right about me sot meeting him. 1 probably wouldn't stack up very high alongside a man that's big enough for you to think much of as you do him. Why, I'd have to squeeze every bit of prop- erty your pa left you." "Is it your ihe flared at him. .'_ ;-V "I've worked pretty hard to take care of it for he answered gen- tly, and instantly she regretted the speech. fr "Forgive she pieaded. "It was unworthy of me-7-unworthy of the higher and nobler things that life calls me to live up, I shall live up to. The means nothing to me. I'm not thinking of that It is a neces- sary form." Pike looked at her "Have, jos ttltoa with Air. St Au- byn about thifj present you want to make, to he asked. "Not with him." "I thought he went'on amused- see. He wouldn't take it if I'd Jet you.give.it to him: A fine man like that waits to make his own way. Alighty few men like to bava. '.fun, poked at living on their wives' money." "Oh, I can't make you cried Ethel despairingly.' "A: settle- ment isn't a gift" "Then how'd you happen to decide that just a hundred and fifty thousand for a real man over here But she was unable to meet his eye. Turning quietly, with her cheeks flam ing with shame and anger, she rushec into the hotel and left him standing speechless on the spot I poUce are chasing a batty convict chap under the cUff-" pounds was what you to give j he demanded. j "It was Mr. St Aubyn'B father who. j fixed the replied Ethel des- j perately. j "His- father! What's he got to do j with "He is the Earl of Hawcastlp the 'head of the-ancient house." he asks you for your property- asks you for it in so many "Yes, as a settlement." "And your young man knows "I tell you. Fr. Pike, I have not .-lis cussed it witiJ Mr. St Pike laughed. reckon not." he said amusedly. "Well. sir. do you know what's the first thing Mr. St. Aubyn will do when .he hears his-father made such a prop- -osltion? He'll take the old man out m the back lot and give him a thrash- ing he won't forget to the day of his She" was'about answer when from a distance came the roll of drums and then the sound of a bugle. The sounds came from afar off, as if below the cliff. They ;both stopped to listen. Then the servants came running, with Mari- ano at their head. They rushed to the wall and leaned over, all excitement- Mariano turned to call to them over his shoulder; "The bandit of Eussia! The soldiers think he is hidden in a grotto under these As he spoke Almeric ran down the steps with a shotgun in his hand and made for the steps leading down the face of the cliff. Pike turned to EtheL "I saw that fellow on the road here. Whats b.e meant Ethel turned angrily from the law- yer and called sharply to her fiance: St Aubyn turned and stopped. he said. "I wish to present my and turned to Pike as Almeric is Mr. St she said steadily. Almeric stared at Pike through his monocle and laughed. "Why. it's the donkey man, Isn't it? How very odd! Ton'll have to see the governor and our solicitor about that settlement, though, I've some Impor- tant business here. The police are chasing a bally convict chap under the cliff yonder, so yon'11 have to excuse me. You know, there's nothing like a little convict shooting to break bloommjr- He turned nnd rushed off down tht stairway. Pike turned to look after him in mute astonishment and then turned to EtheL She refused to meet his glance. And hot blood rose to face as sbe felt bis scrutiny. She tapped nervously with her foot, und the astonishment grew tn Daniel's face. He looked from ber to where Al- meric had disappeared and back to her again. Then he took a step forward as If to speak; and stopped. Finally the dawning horror in his. face took concrete form, and he spoke. "Tkatr he groaned. "Seven hun- dred and fifty thousand dollars for that! Say. bow much dc they charms CHAPTER XL A CLASH OTf WILLS. T required some minutes for Dan iel Voorhees get over amazement that possessed him when Ethel fled from him in such evident confusion. His usually alert mind seemed Inca pable of effort in the proper diiccuva, anu tne dazed look on his face remained there until Mariano came.to tell, him that his rooms were ready and that Herr von Grdllerhagen was awaiting him. Then for the first he awoke, and, with a sigh of res ignatiou as. he realized the battle he had before him, be gave a curt order that the automobile, which had broken on the road to the hotel, should 'be placed in the entrance garden, for he proposed to do some tinkering upon that don't he muttered to himself and then-allowed the re- !niark to, remain for be could not imagine one thing that the incident, could be supposed It stood alone in a-'little hol- low soiijire by itself and positively re- fused; to surrender to any comparison whatsoever- "And cent imitation of a anVip." be growled at upcn the he finished, with a' flash of jride. Then Tie went off" to his too wfrid tried to adjust himself to the for a.s he saw it and incidentally to frring some of that astute legal train- dig gleaned from contact witn farmers, promoters and other citizens to tear upon the case.' Horace in the meanwhile had walked cliff, wrestling with situ- ation as it appeared to him. There was not the faintest doubt in bis mind that the noble earl would break off the match because of the humiliation his equally noble family had been sub- jected "to by the incursion of this vul- gar guardian. Hot" and tired, he'returned to the hotel with some of his anguish worked off and sought bis sister. She. how- ever, was locked up in her own room and would onVy insist that he go away. So it was from Lady Creech at last that he gleaned some inkling of what had occurred: It. was nearly 6 when he made up his mind to search out Pike and "have it out with the as be put it, and he "found the Obstacle in the entrance garden. As Horace upon the scene Pike was pounding cheerfully with a hammer upon a .bolt- head of the motor car. He was In his shirt sleeves and wore a long workman's smock close but- toned at the neck. From between his teeth came the unfamiliar strains of "The Blue and the Gray." ..With a revulsion of feeling Horace approached him. "Mr. he said politely "One' lies down at Apporhattox." went on the song, and Horace stamped Impatiently upon the turf. "Mr. Pike! Mr. Pike! I wish a Horace went oh. quite angrily. Pike looked up mildly anfc regarded Horace with Interest he said and moved, to the other side of the machine, rubbing-his lean chin with the handle of a monkey wrench. "I wished, to'say that the surprise of this morning so upset me that I went for a long walk. I have Just returned." Horace. He waited expectantly, but Mr, Pike went on abstractedly, "One' wore clothes of and seemed to be ab- sorbed In his work, so that Horace was forced to go on. "I have been even more upset by what I have; just learned." "Why, answered Pike, fishing for a nut to the bottom of the tonneau. "It Is too ly bad! Lady Creech tells me that my Bister did you the honor to present you to the family with which we are 'orming an least to a por- tifn of answered Pike, "and 1 to present me to ths whole possetucfcy of "I'll not listen to youP' cried Horace in a rage. "And. I warn you that we shall act without paying the slightest attention to Pike straightened up a trifle. "Tour sister kind of hinted In her letter that you think a srood deal of .this French widow. I :jup- 'pose you have made up your t0 ;take her for richer or pooiX... eh? Now- what's she' going to give Horace stopped short in horrified Amazement "Why, I thought you'd cbarge her a little. Ain't that the Way over "It seems impossible for you to un- derstand motives in trying to Hfi ourselves" above the common herd. Tou are tryinsr to interfere between us jnd the fine flower of went, on Horace excitedly. Pike strafglitfned up and looked him ,1H the eye quizzically. "I never beard none of the folks ifttound Kokorno speak of your pa a 'fine we thought a he.v> of him. and when he married your nn was, glad to get her, and 1 never 'HMMI that ne asked for any inent. When she took hta he poor man. but If he'd had ntOjtfff Til bet he'd 'a' given II Horace turned abort abwwl and re-i tired from the It was Impossible to argue with thta iitaMin. As he went toward the gates fce Almeric and Lady Creech and cd them eloquently of ill tttoceM of his attempt to reason with Itw- AGAINST (JAYNOR New York, Oct. principal engagement. to-day in the political warfare prec-eding the municipal elec- tion, was the sensational attack up- on Win. J. Gaynor, democratic noai- inee for mayor, by Robert II. Elder, assistant district attorney of King's county, who has represented the state in the fight to enforce the-anti- betting laws at the race tracks. The attack, in the form of a public state- ment, was intended to support and supplement the charge made last night by William Ivins, that Q-aynor, as judge of the superior court, had sought to -defeat the purpose of the anti-gambling statute. Mr. Elder declared that" "he had learned of the alleged conference be- tween Gaynor and Patrick H..McCar- ren of Brooklyn, at which the consti- tutionality of the race track law was discussed, and it is charged a test case was contemplated, jn which Jus- tice Gaynor was to rentier, a- deci- sion. The Elder statement says "The new law against public gamb- ling on the race track went into ef- fect June At that racing was going on at' Sheepshead bay. A few days later a public of- ficial of prominence, who had been aiding me in my eGorts. to 'enforce the law, told me he had but a few 'mo- ments before engaged in a conversa- tion with Eugene Wood, arid that Wood had stated'to him, .that lie (Wood) and Senator Patrick McCar- ren bad been present at a conference with Judge Gaynor; in which it was decided that the constitutionality of the new gambling law could be nulli- fied, and a habeas) corpus suit was to be arranged to', be brought 'before Judge Gayhor that would allow the gamblers to do business in the race track. "Probably..an hour after this an- other public.. official of high promi- nence whom I met upon the race course stated to me substantially the same thing. I; that this conversation did'.take place because of the in which the information came to me, and I believe yet it took place." Mr. Elder added that the golf ball case was not. brought in King's coun- ty but in Nassau county, and before Judge. Gaynor. "In this says the statement, "it. was alleged that Sterling made a. bet with another man upon .the result of -a game 'of and that he recorded and regis- tered the bet on a card. In deciding the case, Judge Gaynor made a defin- ition of a common gambler. Under this definition 0. L. Engleman, a per- sonal acquaintance of Judge Gaynor, who "had previously been indicted as a common gambler as chief owner of the Brighton Beach track, was not a' common gambler.... 'The learned' '-.court: also decided that it was-, not an offence to make a act on a race course, an-d that it was no offense to register and record the same." Justice Gayhor was busy to-night reading the Elder statement, but be did not intimate w-hether he would make reply. The Ivins charges he .iranded as lies. The Republican candidate, Otto T. Bannard was the only one of three mayoralty nominees to do any active campaigning to-day. He spoke to an organized club at Columbia univer- sity, and at several political gather- ings. State Senator McCarren was suddenly eliminated from participa- tion in the local campaign to-night >y an acute attack of appendicitis, which required an immediate opera- Sunrifht Soap cannot spoil your There are no chemicals in Sun- light Soap to bite in even, the most delicate fabric. are offer- ed to anyone iladlmt 'adulteration in Sunlight Soap. Life buoy Soa'p is delightfully re- freshing for bath or toilet. For wash- ing underclothing it is unequalled. Cleanses and purifies. The Daily Herald's Patterns They're Coming daily. Onr list of regular patrons is rapidly increas- ing, and planning to supply a demand that we are confident will increase Phone us a trial order To-day and prove the merits of our bakeshop ROBT. SCOTT Phone oSl Prop TRADING ON OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY 3015 TWO USEFUL APRONS. PARIS PATTERNS NOS. 3031, 3015 All Seanis .Allowed. If there is one thing above all .oth- ers really indispensable to the busy housekeeper, it is a good supply Df P'-actical work aprons. Jfo. 3031 is al for the purpose, as it will prv tect the daintiest gown from, neck to hem. Large are a useful ad- c'-ticn. The most suitable materials gingham, and hol- lid. The pattern is cut in sizes medium. .and large. medium size will .4 1-8 yards of material 24 inches wide, 3 1-2 yards 27 in-ehes wide, 2 3-4 yards 36 inches wide, with 1-4 of contrast ing material 20 inches wide.. "The Bother (3015) is rather unique in its shaping, and may be plaited at top or gathered to a 'yoke. The lowear edge may be finislied by a shaper or straight ruffle. Plaid ging- ham is shown in the illustration, but linen, percale and crossbar are all available. The pattern is in one size and -will require 3 1-4 yards, of ma- terial 27 inches wide, or 2. yards 36 "inches wide, if made with shaper I ruffle: 13-4 yards of material 27 inches wWe or 1 1-4 yards 36 inches wide will be required if straight ruffle 'is used. Pi-ice of Pattern, 10 cents. BOYS' RUSSIAN SUIT. Paris Pattern No. 3060 An entirely new design in a Rus- sian suit for the man shown in. navy blue serge. The at- tractive little blouse is gorfl to 'the shoulders front and .side portions being joined underneath, -i to the centre portions to stimulate a broad tuck.- The knickers shaped by regulation seams, and handy, pockets are found at the sides and back. Serge, broadcloth, cheviot, linen, etc., are adaptable -ma- terials. The pattern is in 4 to 5 years. For a boy of 3" years the suit requires 3f yards of material 24 inches wide, 3-jj- yards wide, 2i- yards 36 inches wide or yards 54 inches wide, with yard of con- trasting material 20 inches wide. Price of Pattern, 10 cents. W. R. MotheiVell Criticises 'the of Needy Farmers to Holdd Their Wheat. DULUTH MAY BE DRY TOWN 'ountry is Still Indian Territory Un- til Congress .Decrees Otherwise Duluth. -Minns, ..Oct. the in Duluth be closed, and the of "liquor be stopped as the re- sult of the decision, of Morris vesterday afternoon rrr the Federal 'ourt? This is a question w-hich the Civic League proposes to find an an- swer .for the.'Duluth peopli-. Accord- ng to Judge Moms' decision, the once set aside by the United States government as Indian ttrri- oiy, remains so until Congress, by special eaactment, decrees otherwise. Tbe settlement of the tract by white nen does not invalidate this ruling. was in the of W. Johnson and nine trailed Spates deputies arrested for raiding saloons n Kahnomen county, on the White Earth reservation. The judge releas- ed the men, 'holding that thf coun- ry was still Indian territory, and hat the. men were simply doing their duty. Exactly the same conditions apply to Duluth, It is assorted that iffieors of the Civic League have long :Iaimed this Ls still Indian ter- ritory, and that the sale of liquor can be stopped here, and the ruling of Morris apparently bears out that claim. MR. BRODEUR DENIES IT Ottawa.. Oct. L. P. Bro- deur, minister of marine and fiish- erirs, authorizes a denial of the re- port'that he will retire from, the pov- n-nment to bo'come Chief Justice of the court of the King's Bench in Quc- :'For a fanner to hold his wheat when is in, a position to do so, is a proper and legitimate tiling. But for a man to hold wheat or any other grain, when o-biigations, axe pressing upon him is simply to speculate on the other man's money and is noth- ing short of a species of dishonesty." Sueb.-'were. the remarks of Hon. R. Motherwell, minist-er of agricul- ture in ,-the govern- ment. Advantage was taken of Mr. Mo thervveirs visit to obtain his opin- ion on the advice given by many peo- ple to the farmers to hold their wheat for higher -prices. :TKere has certainly been a lot of holding said Mr. Motherwell, "and in my estimation foolish talk on the part of the repre- sentative men who should know bet- ter. For -a farmer to. hold his wheat when he is in a position to do so is a proper and legitimate thing. In- deed, every farmer has to be governed. in respect to this matter according to the peculiarities of his own par- ticular case, But for a man to hold wheat, or 'any other grain, -when ob- ligations are pressing upon him, is simply to speculate on the other man's money, and', is nothing short of a species of dishonesty. The farm- ers of Saskatchewan, 'as a whole, are selling their wheat and meeting their obligations, feeling, convinced that that is the proper course to pursue, particularly so when prices and trans portation conditions are as satisfac- tory as "at; present." "The railways are handling the corjjinued Mr. Paris Transfer Pattern No. 8111 -Design for a handkerchief case which is 7 x IS inches wben open, .to be transferred to linen, muslin, lawn, silk, satin, scrim or any fancy work material. One end is hemmed ..and all the rest of the .edge is buttonholed in scallops. The rounded end ir orna- mented with French and eyelet em- broidery. The sides are laced to- gether with ribbon. Price of pattern, 10 cents. Paris Transfer Pattern No. 8005. Design, to be transferred to a cor- set-cover opening in the front, of cambric, muslin, Persian lawn, nain- sook, batiste or China silk, the edges scallops. The rounded end is orna- stitch; the blossoms in solid embroi- dery and the dots in eyelet stitch, with white mercerized cotton or silk floss, according to taste. Price of pattern, 10 cents. "better than J have known them to do for the past ten years, and this .spite of the increased acreage and the exceptionally large yield. The car supply has exceeded expectations and this, of course, has had a mark- ed effect on the keeping up of prices. While threshing is well advanced in some localities, in others it will t-he balance of this month to com- plete it. In the .newer districts it will probably take another month to complete threshing operations. In the heavy land district the wheat yield has not been quite up to ex- pectations. In the medium and the lighter land districts, ivhere the wheat was further matured at the time of the exceedingly hot and dry weather, the yield will be beyond expectations. Thus the anticipated average of the province will likely be mnJntainod. Grading has beer. exceedingly high, and prices most gratifying." in succession to the Henri Taschereau. For Thanksgiving Day, October 25th, the Canadian Pacific Railway Company announce a rate of fare and one-third for the round trip. Tickets wilt on sale October 22nd to Oc- late Sirjtober iSth.'inclusivt, final return lim- I it October 27th. 252-14 .Paris TransferTattern No. 8019 Design for centre-piece measuring 18 x 18 inches, to be made .up in thin cambric, linen, Indian-head cotton, batistq, muslin or scrim, and worked in. Wallacbian stitch with mercerized cotton in white or colors. The de- sign may be worked in eyelet stitch if desired, the petals being cut out and heavily worked in eyelet stitch.- The edge is worked in buttonhole stitch and care should be taken when cutting out that this buttonholing is not cut through. Price of pattern, 10 cents. 3069 LADIES' SHIRTWAIST PARIS PATTERN NO. 3069 This becoming shirtwaist is.Tender- ed exceedingly smart and- somewhat unusual by a plastron" front, stitched on the edges and ornamented with, soutache braid aid" buittons. Wide Gibson tucks sleeve seams. They are stitched to bust depth m the front and extend to the waist- line, in the back. The coat sleeves" are in keeping with the design. Heavy tan-colored linen would be a, stylish development, but madras, cotton pop- lin, pique, French flannel and h-air would all be suitable. The pat- tern is in 7 to bust measure. For 36-inch bust the waist will require 4 yards of material 20 inches wide, 33-8 yards 24 wide, 3 yards 27 inches wide, 2 1-8 yards 36 inches wide or 1 7-8 yards' 42 inches wide. Price of Pattern, 10 cents. To Hotel Men, Boarding-house Keepers, Dealers and Others: Important AUCTION SALE At the Lethbridge Steam Laundry Company's Old Building, on TUESDAY, OCTOBER at 10 a.m. FRANK G WADDINGTON Is Instructed by the Owner to remove for convenience of sale and Sell by Public Auction as above, a large quantity of I and Other Effects, comprising about 50 BEDS, SPRINGS. AND MATTRESSES, Dressers and Stands, Toilet Sets, Two Cash Registers, Telephones and a quantity of BAR FIXTURES AND Pumps Sideboards, Dining and Other Ta- bles, Linoleums, Carpets, Crockery, Awnings, Scraen Wfnd.ows, Screen Doors, Kitchen Utensils and a quantity of articles too to men- tion. Goods on view, Monday, Oct. 18th, from 10 till 4. No ressrve upon any article. Terms cash. Auctioneer's Office: Crabb St. ;