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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 21, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta TMS. LETHBRIDQE DAIk'V I.AL.U, IW9. PAGE THRU THD HERRLD'S REHL. ESTHTE-MARKET PHONE 451 FOUR years in the same office. years in the same business. FOUR Vears is about all the Real Estate experience one could have in this Newer Lethbridge, ______- _ FOR more years 1 will still be here in the Real Estate business, regardless of all reports to the contrary. FOUR Fifty-One (451) is my New Telephone Number. PHONE 451 W. R. DOBBIN, ROOMS I AND 2, SOUTHARD BLOCK New 5-roomed house, close to Mills in North Ward, water and electric light; cash will j. handle. Splendid two-storey Residence, on Dufferin St., H f 8 rooms, fully modern, fire place, etc.; i; J worth easy terms. SKE1TH (Sir TILLEY J. phone 197 Corner Round and Dufferin Streets "THE PRINCE OF PEACE WE OWN 30.000 ACRES along the new Weyburn line and south of Grassy Lake. NO BETTER LOCATION IN SOUTHERN ALBERTA. Being owaers we can make low prices to you. If you have a No. 1 piece of land and will sell right, we are in a position to purchase. See us before you either buy or sell. T I X T -n i X-I-H-I- K-. i M 1i- Two Choice Lots, corner Dufferin and X terms. Money to loan on farms at 7 and X 8 per cent. f ALBERT E. IVEb, TAFFORD BLOCK 4. PHONE 297 i: M i: i H- I Why Pay Rent When you can buy a T new six-roorned cottage il with electric light and water, close to Westminster I Road and Elevators, for cash, f ji 'balance per month, rents for per month Old Creed and Old Faith Convincingly and Eloquently Defended By Hon. William Jennings Bryan Knox Church Packed With Enthusiastic Audience i j Knox church was packed to its ut- more difficult than you would sup- j j most capacity last night when the pose. But when J speak j great American orator -and states-1 upon a religious subject, if I. can; man, William Jennings lectix- touch one human heart for good I; cd on "The Prince of The I have not spoken in vain, no matter! Honorable Senator "De Veber and C. I how large the majority may be A. Magrath, M.P., occupied the plat- against me. And, in speaking iipon Iform, in company wijh Mr. Bryan, j this subject to-night, it is my I Mr. Magrath as chairman in- i that I may touch in a permanent and i troduced the speaker to the definite way some hearts for good. In 'audience in a few fitting re- fact this address was prepared for j marks. He stated that he would go i the I frankly avow." across the continent for the privilege j Some young men, he found, seemed- 'of standing beside that man, whom to think it -the. sign of a larger in- we were privileged to hear to-night, j telligerice to scoff at creeds and refuse He was one of the world's -good men, i to connect themselves with- churches. j.'a thorough Christian gentleman in Some men talked -of being more lib- every respect. It was regrettable i cral than Christians, as if the Chris- I HELGERSON LAND AND INVESTMENT CO. is 4> FRANK A. MAXWELL, MANAGER LYCEUM BLDG. V I THE Farm Security Co. OFFICES AT THE Whitney Block' llberta i i T T I j T X t T I there was not more intercoursu tian.was behind the times. And it R. V. GIBBONS H-H-1 I- I I I-I-v-I-H'- OTT BLOCK. PHONE 222 J. .H.......M 111 i-i-i i r i n i n i i .111. ii :.i 111: n n :i 11 w FOR SALE. New Four-roomed Cottage two blocks west of North Ward School. cash, balan ce very ea ?y j ej ms eight miles south of msin line C.P.R. per acre if taken at once. The Alberta Securities, Ltd. Phone 141 ROUND AND REDPATH n niiT'i.n n i n i u.n t i than there.was between good men of; had 'even been suggested to him that i different nations. We say that we the advanced thought of the world are a great nation, but platitudes had discarded the superstition that, 'like that would never make us great, j there was a God. He had delivered These "men coming in among us would i the address throughout his own and j point out our weaknesses and be a in other lands in the hope that he source of great help. He believed might change some young men out of that if the building were twice as the conceit that it was smart to be large as it was it -.would he packed sceptical. In one of his essays Tol-, just the same. There was no man.: stoi told of the cultured crowd which j religion Are now open for business. Their territory, any place in Southern Alberta. They are prepared to bay improved or xinim- proved land for spot cash. The} will sell to actru al settle'jcs having the _ne- cessary equipment .1 or farming, on a ten year pay- ment pian, one-tenth down Have you the neces- sary horses and machinery to operate a farm but only able to make a small :-ash payment, or do you wish to enlarge your farm by buying adjoining land We can help you. We can also mate you a farm loan. Call or write. The Farm Security Co. T I M-X-H-H more welcome here, he was assured, j than was Mr. Bryan. Mr. Bryan Mr. Bryan was greeted with mendous applause as he rose to de- liver his address H-e remarked that he appreciated the opportunity of thought that religion was a good. tiling for the ignorant to hold them i- check, but who believed that one tre_ coal; outgrow the necessity for reli- a' gion when one reached a certain stage of intellectual advancement. To them Tclstoi administered the severest re- buke, the speaker1 had read. Every- H-H-H-H'H-I'K I MI in I I liM'M Mill t'M.I I M.I I 1 l.M 8 Lots In North Ward, orie'l f from school and stores, ea. 4 sections Kaw Land, 4 miles from Warner, all steam plow per acre. ,x acres on Lethbri dge-Wey burn survey, from ?1U up Improved Farms near Barons and Carmangay for cash or crop payments Freeman, Maeleod and Graham Z Phone 173 I I I I-H-I-H- LETHBRIDGE P. C. Box 679 U-I-H-I- theme to such a splendid-audience. He said Tolstoi, who had; ever ex- was indebted to Mr, Magrath for the religious feeling knew that complimentary terms in which he had H not rest a superstitious been introduced. There was one ad- >ai: oi forces in Natwe, but .vantage of .not being confined in UPOT man's ot hlSy sinfi-lness. And this "consciousness t.'l-H-H-I-n II A chance to double your money on new sub- division of Lots east of Westminster Road. Small cash payment, and easy terms on the balance Beagle Maxwell Land Co., Oliver Block PHONE 290 T .I-H-H-I' I f I I I I I 2 I I I I I I I I I X A 2560 acre Farm, five miles from good town, for 4- 2 sale on Crop Payment Plan J. t THE ALBERTA REALTY EXCHANGE, t _ _ _ ___ .1 Phone 396 Bryan Block, Lethbridge P. 0. Box 254 -H- T T T t X t I 4 and 5; Block 93> for i ClILA %ach. Half balance easy i I The H. Macbeth Agency J was enabled to quaintance of the people cultivate the ac- other nia'1 couid never outgrow- of lands. He, was here to meet Cana- dians. He had known many" Canadi- ans in his own country and had been most favorably impressed with those that, had been borrowed by the Unit- ed States. He had not had a chance, to question the Americans in Canada but believed from the. number of votes cast at the last election the majority of those who have come here must- have been Democrats, He wished that more of Religion rested upon the consciousness which uc ali had, that our powers were lim-' i ted and that we stood in the pres- ence of the infinite. In our finite- ness we looked to the infinite. In our shnclncss we looked to the sinless. Tolstoi defined religion as "The re- lat.'Oi. that man fixes between himself and his and morality as "the outv.ard manifestation of the inward relation." "If there is auy young man them had stayed at home until after pursued the lecturer, "who is delud- the election. mS himself with the .thought that he There was a decidedly friendly feel- wil1. after a while, fix some relation ing between Canada and the United between himself and God, let me un- States." The time was passed when 'deceive him and tell him that wo people find pleasure in the misfor- j have already fixed a relation hetween tunes of others. He believed that'the i ourselves and our Creator. And the "philosophy of had been relation that man fixes between him- reached when a citizen can rejoice at !-se3f Gad is the most important the prosperity of every other nation [influence that enters into human life, as well as his own. He was begin- jIfc means a revolution in the life when ning to believe more and. more that jthat relation is changed, higher ideals were being followed and f There were those who thought that rivalry exists not to see how great a' system of morality could be built an injury one nation can inflict on. an-i upon a other, but which can hold highest the j MATERIALISTIC FOUNDATION light of civilization and good-will. Y. M. C. A. Auspices i t A'Big- Clean- up Sale "of acres choice farm lands at to per acre, ranging from three to fifteen miles from town, and on long and easy payrrients.. A fine opportunity to se- lect some choice, quarter? or J. half sections near to thriv- II ing new town, that will im- I mediately command a neat profit. II It will pay YOU to in- J. T vestigat-e. f HARRY J. QUINN MILK RIVER, ALTA. J. -i 11' I'-I-M-I- with reason as .a sufficient guide. There were several objections to that He felt it an honor to be speaking theory.. In the first place there never under-the auspices of the Y.M.C.A. a system of morality resting up- This association wras supplementing j on reason alone. In the nature of the work of the school, the church things there coild not be, for there and the gymnasium and aimed at' were no people anywhere in the world j supplementing physical and intellec- i who were sufficiently, intelligent 10 tual strength -with high ideals of mor- j talk of a system of morality who were not already so saturated -with the morals.derived from religious sys- terns they were in no position to frame a system of morality with religion left out. Religion, Mr. Bryan impressed up- on his hearers, was the most prac- tical thing in which man had to deal, He did not wish to discuss politics but wished rather to emphasize patriotism running through all the tke parties and that the people were united in any crisis. Although a can- didate for the presidency in 1896, two years later he had volunteered his TTV T -I-: i: i: The Golden West Realty 2 Modern 7 Room Houses for sale at a Bargain, 8700 cash. Balance easy. Business Lots in Bow Island. each. Third dasH Bal- ance 6 and 12 months. 4 Lets, barn for 10 horses. All fenced. o Roomed Cottage, Good terms service to the president in the war Some had thought that it was a ques-' with Spain and with him were serv-I for this life also. Success in life ing men and officers of ail parties. depended upon character, character During the consideration of his rested upon morals, and if morals theme he remarked: "Now turn your: rested upon religion, then there was attention to something worthy of nothing that could be so important your consideration. 1 oEer no apology in the life of the human heing as was for speaking to you on a religious religion. theme, for, while I have devoted "If a man is only doing right when many years to of the prob- i he thinks other people are watching Phone 261 RING Real Estate Box 642 r G WADDINGTON Auctioneer lems of government and expect to the time is sure to come when he continue doing so, I am more inter--j thinks the-people are not watching ested in religion than in government, j an.5 then he takes a vacation." He presence of temptation, how must those be who relied upon their strength alone. "I passed through a period of scepticism myself, when I was at volunteered Mr. Bry- an autobiographically, "and I have bee-i glati ever since that I became a member of a church before I left hoivc for college. The years that a man spends, at college are the critical years of his life, when he'.is coming into his power, when he is stronger -than ever afterwards, and when ?he, thinks he understands more than he ever does, understand in all his life." (Laughter.) It was when he was at college that he studied dif- feient theories of creation and be- came a little mixed. So in his per- plexity he went back to G-enesis and f-iund it written, "In the beginning the heaven and the and he decided to stay there inr.'I lie found a theory of creation that went back to the beginning. "And I've been standing there ever (Laughter and applause.) We must commence somewhere and begin with something and the Christian be- gins with God. And I care not how Ions; you draw out the process of creation so long as God stands back of it you cannot shake my faith in (Applause.) After disposing of the nebular the- ory of creation, he turned to the doc- trine of evolution to which he said he did not attach as much import- ance as some did. "I am not yet he observed, "that man is a lineal descendant of the lower animals and yet I'm not going to quarrel with anyone who wants to be- lieve that. If anyone can findt pleasure or pride in tracing his ancestry back there I would be the last to deprive him of the satis- faction he gets out of it. (Laughter.) All I say is this, that, while you may trace your ancestry back -to the monkey if: you please (laughter) you shall not connect me with your fam- ily tree. (Laughter.) There are Sev- eral objections to this -theory. It is a dangerous theory, for, when a man links himself with the monkey, it then becomes a" serious question whether he is going towards him or coming from him, (laughter) and I don't know any argument that can be produced that tends .to prove that man is an improved monkey, that may not be used just as well to prove that the monkey is a degener- ate man. And if I had to accept one theory.or the other I would rather believe that all monkeys come from some men than-believe that all men come from some monkeys." (Laugh- ter. He recognized certain physical peculiarities in which man resembled the beast, but man had a mind as well as a body, and. a soul as well as a mind, and the mind was greater than the body and the soul was greater than the niind. (Applause.) Fairbairri, in his "Philosophy of Christianity" laid down a perfectly sound proposition when he said that it was not sufficient to explain man as an animal, it was necessary to ex- plain man in history. They might take any writer upon the subject whom they pleased and they would find that, when he had traced the germ of life lay step until he came to the lowest germ of 'which man had knowledge, he admitted that upon that point scientists differed. And those who denied the creative .act; of God were divided into two schools, the school that -believed that the first germ of life came from an- other planet, and the school that be- lieved in spontaneous generation. The first proved conclusively that it could not have come from spontaneous gen- eration and the second proved just as conclusively that it could not have ,come from another planet. can just as easily believe that God created man as he is as that millions of years ago He created a germ of life and endowed it with power-to become a man. I prefer to accept the theory which will have the best influence on man's life." If man- kind ever accepted the doctrine that for millions of years had God never touched a human life, it would para- lyze faith and prayer and destroy the f of God's presence in Good Residence Lots In Block D, P9uth of Barracks each Only a few left T MONEY TO LOAN I FIRE INSURANCE TlieC. B. AGENCY Acadia Building. Phone 200. ii Houses for Sale We have a large list of ful- ly modern houses lor sale in all parts of the city at mod- erate prices. SMALL CASH PAYMENTS 't will handle any of them, with balance payable from J 2 months to 2 years See us before buying else- j. I. [SHIN 307 CRABB STEEET (Opp. Bank of Montreal) Telephone 383 H-H-H-M-M 1 at esscn for man' fare. If man ever made up his mind j that there was nothing in him that was not in the brute, he might be J tempted to live down to his own ideal of himself. (Continued on Page Six.) j FINED FOR SUNDAY SHOOTING j Cardston, Oct. stranger from Montana, for shooting game on Sunday was arrested' and spent a [night in the cells. On Monday he I was tried and fined, and costs, or a total of S5.75. He was let off [on suspended sentence for carrying j concealed weapons. t !T i2 IX if JL ..T. ..T..T..T.. LAND CHEAP BUY A South African Land Grant Documents approved by so- licitors. Lowest prices. Cash or terms. Write for parti- culars. J. C. BIGGS CO., 121 Windsor 81k. Edmonton, Aita. HalfiSection also 480 acres and 3 miles of If Wilson's Siding about 11 miles froinXeth- bridge, at per acre J on easy terms Insurance Loans Rentals Suburban Acreage The George M. Hatch Land Co. Successors to Hatch and Coons. FARM LANDS AND CITY PROPERTY Phone 159 Oliver Slock t T T T X (Applause) When I speak upon a po- litical subject I feel quite sure of my JL [ground. I am even more certain Herald Want Ads Brings Great Results of i my foundations when I speak upon a [religious subject. (Applause.) When T speak upon the subject of govern- ment I must get the majority of the people to agree with me before I can carry out my ideals, "and added Mr. Bryan in parenthesis, "is old enough to have seen many start out in life with brilliant prospects and fall, .and he had yet to learn that these failures were not traceable to a breakdown of morals. Man needed' the strength that came from a sense of responsibility to the, Creator for every thought and word rjid act. If even those'who were so fortified would sometimes fall in the .i_'- T IT it'i. Modern 7 room house on London cash. Bat. easy. House 20x30 and 4 lots, water, North 1-2 cash. Bai. per year, 8 per cent. acres north 'of per acre on good terms. CALVIN-HATFIELD CO Phone 457 BLOCK Lethbridge, Aita. An Acre with a five-roomed Cottage in the North Ward cash, balance a J TELEPHONE 294 Oice, Room S Macdooald Block It will pay you to with ut. Pioneer Lumber Co. 242-21 A Bargain- Only 8 miles from good town, 960 Acre Farm, weJl improved 250 acres in fall wheat, 250 acres summer fallow, good house barn, large granary, wagon scales, and drilled -Weyburn Realty Co, Successors to W. R. Dobbin Co. Ground Floor Office: cIRSf DOOR SOUTH OF BALMORAL HOTEt PHONE ;