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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - October 23, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LKTirBKIDGE LETHBRSDGE DAILY HERALD ESTABLISHED DECEMBER, 1907 PubllBlipd by the Letlibrldge Herald Ltd., every lawful' evening at, Jts office. Sixth .Street, Lethbrldge, Alberta, Canada. w. A. BUCHANAN Managing Director T. W. QUAYLE Managing Editor JOHN TORRANCE Business Manager PMONEl Editorial. Reportcrlal -And-News Department 1224 PHONE: Circulation And Job Departments 1252 I delivered 5-1.03 fi niontti.s, delivered 52.00 S months, lU'llvered, ___ ?t.OO 1 inoiuh, delivered 35c. DAILV SUBSCRIPTION RATES year, by mail 6 inor.tlis, by mall si.50 l month, by mall 25c. Addresses changed as oftpn as.'dealred, but both new old r.rtdressej must bo given. THE DAILV HERALD FOR SALE AT Cross Prtiff Store: 3. O. Holier tsmi ,t Co.; Jackson Co.: Ai.-x- iintlra Hotel: 1'oople'a Urug Kenny Ailtn. Medicine M. Cranbrook, B. und Atohliison. L. Reinecke Diamond City Co.; R W, Vvuf Co. Hamilton. Plncher J. ilitchell; D. L. MrOren. Vancouver, B. Wide l i it nea brown A Brown, 219-4111 Street. Drug Book Jumleaon News Company. 705 Rlveraiile Avenue.1 Bros. Drug J Company. Fernle, B. Beal. Also on nil C.P.R. train Published ever; THE WEEKLY HERALD ed every Wednesday In sight or "more patres. and contains a summary of the news of tjie week, local and aisiricl 1 year in advance .........Jl.Eifl. 3 months (n advance IOC 6 months in advance J, It Is ulco to liavo I I'olltics ami jtarty M hod In 11 j.mouy and unity :ui. Cardston Usurer prlae winiiliiKs niul iliat :L hont of. .sweet tivated the cpjigTopji. numbered among t' Raymond had evo. taking a tiny off cv won by .Vlr. Jlohr. jtistitlos the greua break of joy. Lot ttiid he sure and join visitors wiihi. generous in thi'ir ex preciation of tin1 bi.-r edition of tho Horn pouring in. Theiv r i week In which h promotes hnr- moii. roudly In tho content with have cap- not dond towns. justification foi i U'bnito the lion- for the district L-t out- vm whoop it up tho chorus. '.U exception are pressloiis of au- foriy four page Kneoniums are to bi> sur- Somo of tho subjects diBcusscd i the sectional meetings of tup coiigivi have boon uwo inspiring titles b the subject matter lu-of vital intere to every tiller of the soil. prise, ihnt n. small t-'iy could turn out such a live edition. Tho city may not be UK as but tho business men are equal in iho best of them and ably back up ehe publicity work. Considerable stress Is being laid o treo culture. Farmers seem slow t learn that trees have an hnportai relation to moisture ami its const) vailon. There is no part of Alberta which not feeling the beiivilt of tho cousu'c! Irs intluem'o in fta-t Is no[ oonlin to a province. It leaps Internationa harriers and hat; a message (or nuai ly every part of the earth. Tho death of Robert Ban- so slid denly will bring sorrow to thousand: who read his works with delight am were ever watchful for every production from his prolific pon. Rob HUT was not Canadian born bn was a Canadian by education and evei in all retained a deep interest in this conn try. Well Done, Saskatchewan IN A SPIRIT of splendid isolation stands the exhibit of the Province of Alberta in the exposition liuiid- 'ing, for, us the hostess of the occa- sion, the province is not taking a part in the general competition. AVith, ten- der prid-e it looks on the winning of the grand sweepstakes prize by tho exhibit of its sister province, an honor which Alberta Colorado Springs last year. The laurels Alberta lias worn .she hands over to Saskatchewan, aud the unique honor is, so far at any rate, in the nature of a family heirloom. The Canadian northwest is still keeping by its own and exemplifies that no part its area is particularly blessed. It is a region where the 'beneficence of nature with regard to soil is 'widely spread: Our sister province hiis met with a recognition worthily deserved, and if hopes are raised in our hearts that Through her success tbe Congress might still be held in Canada next year who will blame us tor a natural desire. Should the aspirants for the honor from amongst our American visitors) capture the same, we shall not grudge it. But shall gracefully accept a sit- uation which merit makes pos- sible. Our rivalry is one of the friendliest, and nothing in the way ot" a selection for next year's Con- gress will remove those kind feelings which .the presence of our cousins over the border today has helped to solidify. The Roger's Reason I Winnipeg Free- Press) The llnniiltun Herald, express! a hope prior to tlht Maedonald elect ion for the return cf the Independen candidate, made tins wise reserva lion: "Hut is ii io bo feared that Mr "Rogors is too soro over the rcbtift got in Saskatchewan io let this "cou-stiiuency in his own iprovince "slip through his fingers." T An Encouraging Prospect O. THE FBDEHAL Minister of sheep industry, and the adaptability Agriculture we feel particularly- grateful .for his sympathy in the movement for establishing a sheep in- 1 dustry in Aiborta. Tho support pro- mised to the wool growers, in their -request for summer range for sheep, brings the fulfilment of the same half- way on tlw to success. The ob- stacle io ail industry which is the handmaiden to dry-farming once re- moved, the goai to what a speaker at one of the congress sessions ref-erred to as a permanent agricultural suc- cess becofes practically assured. Irrespective of the produce from their fleeces, the. fertilization which sheep render to the soil, bringing into jt the necessary humus, is one of the great factors which helps in the real- ization, of the lessons which are being taught today. i 'Time and again, the value of the' Tlie Sleeping Car Problem (Toronto News) The Grand Railway uses the Pullman brand of our, and the Canad- ian Northern railways run sleeping coaches of the same, pattern. There is much ground for iho criticism thnt the companies r.iisht better spend less money upon plush upholstering and ornate decoration nnd more upon mak. ing sleeping cars comfortable and sanitary. Certainly tho public would appreciate :t areaier amount of priv- acy and more fresh air per passenger. Compensations Ledge) Winter has its joys. The flies are gone, and the mosquitoes no longer present their bills. The laugh of the iceman is stilled, and the dust no longer blows across your Brussels carpet. The wngon is sleeping. the bicycle ceases to knock you oft' the sidowalK. The chickens do not rcosl In your flower garden, and the sum- mer girl does not hold you up for ico The Last Survivors (Montreal Witness) The grave closed over the last au- thenticated war survivors in Britain, of the Napoleonic period in (he last years of the nineteenth ce'ntury. Then died centenarian in Chelsea hospital, Private 'Shon Ross, of the famous Black Watch, whojis a little drummer lad had advanced with roll o' drum down the slope of Waterloo when Wellington, standing high in his stir- rups ami waving his cocked hat, had iven h is immortal command, "The i whole line will Old Shon Ross, a Gael who came from Skye, was a favorite with Queen Alexandra ivhen Princess of Wales, and as a urivileged visitor at the diamond jubilee garden party at Buckingham ?nlace in ISiiT. ".vas after -persuasion coaxed to release her royal hand. Then died also Admiral of the British fleet Sir Provo Wallis, bedridden and! eeble, though clenr in mind, hi his I J hundred and second year, who as young midshipman on "board H. M. Shannon, took a gallant share in ca airing the Chesapeake off Boston 18i3. The admiral of the British fle and the Waterloo drummer were'ti sole warrior centenarians who passe away the last of their race 'before tli century dawned: Of Sou them Alberta to the same, have been ..proclaimed. The desire for es- tablishing it. is now here, and we trust ths stumbling; block in Its way win be removed. It Is. not sufficient to preach of the value of mixed farming without endeavoring to remove sonic of the which are keeping H back. When sufficient Interest is aroused amongst authorities, great j nnd small, a great deal will be done s ero M> HART. SMITH, Mnnnjjcr. THE vestments OWNERS OF Suite 115 Sherlock Building P.O. Box 1979 Phone 1291 SSSJ3 The C. P. enng In the Lethforidge District. Also f s fi OTC VslLV At Very Moderate Prices, Payable on Easy Terms For Full Particulars Apply keith C. P. R. AGENTS Opp. Alexandra Hotel 'Phone 1343 ssr public LAKE BRANCH Arnold SjUephenEqu 'Rowntreo, Lib- :i'jil member of tlio house of com- nons of the United kingdom for York. i one 01 inu Announcement Made by C.N.R. District Engineer Fracer Edmonton, Oct. on the Goose La Ire branch of the Canadian -.........Northern railway has been completed li y aril am en l- rmt'li'-s a't'ft being moved south Regarding accommodation COMPLETE at tlie city depot in this city, Mr. Era- ser said hu understood that plans hud been prepared for this at the corn- ary visitors at present on a tour .hrough Canada is a director Rowu- ret1 and Co. (Ltd.) cocoa manufactur- rs, which business -has been car- led on by the same family for years and has always been identified, to a peculiar extent, with members the society of Friends. Mr. Ilowntree 'is he youngest son of a Rowntree who ;as lord mayor of York a generation igo, and actively occupies himyelf in he National Adult school and other Quaker movements in the city of York, vlierc he resides. He is also secretary I if the Bootham and Mount Friends' r.hools, perhaps the two leading Quaker educational- institutions in Jnglnnd. Ho was educated at Dootham umself. Ho bus represented York in larliament since 1010 and nt the last :encral election was returned unop- losqd. He Is stalwart of built and mple of forehead, and whenever he ppenrs on tbe street -he at once nt- racts attention. Although a staunch luaker, Mr. Rowntree is by no-means n escetic, nor a man of the in type. is a great lover of out- oor of riding a-nd onnis, and in spite of his heavy build o Is a smart performer at the nets. 'ravel is one of liis hobbies and it is n account of his taste in that dircc- ion that be has come to Canada on is present trip. to 'work" on -tus line from Calgary pany's office In Winnipeg. More ac- commodatiou at the depot was badly needed ami he anticipated that a move v.'otiid be made before long. Good prosrcss was being made on the main line west of Edmonton. Ac- southward. The present end of steel j cording to recent reports the number on this Hue is at mileage -47 east- of men employed on the Hue is over t> ward, and 'about miles remain to be liiid at Musen. This amioimcemeiH was made to ulletin reporter by A. T. Fraser, dis- trict engineer of the Canadian North- ern- rdlwny on his return to tbe city one morning recently. There are about. SO teams at work on the C.X.R. line running east from Bruderlveini and the right-of-way has been cleared for about 10 miles. About; 20 to 25 miles of the steel are expected 1 to be finished on the line this fall. LEAVE EYEGLASS AT HOME Iso the Kickers, Says Rev. Fathei Vaughsn in the West Moose Jaw, Saak., Oct. ernanl Vaughau, who arrived hen eceutly, being liit-crviewed regarding "pvossluns of the west, said: To my way of thinking thore ever wns n land that wouldn't give a ".-o'c to anyono iu give exchange for it an honest d-iy'fi ork., My. advice to old countrymen unlng out to this country will In fut- 'leaves your eye-glass at home i your knlckcrlioukors, and your su- crloplty. Put on a pair of overalls, ill off roat, pull up your sleeves id put your back into your work (.III iu arc through with M. Then, instead lining nil in' down and out, you'l me oijt on top and become ;i useful ember of an c-nu-rpriaiiig community .t ui all -i bad atlvurtlseniont for 'Id country1." ROOFING MATERIAL PA1MO1) ANJ) OEKTAIXTEED COMPO EUBBEIt KOOFING XOXE BETTER FULLY (iUARAXTEED also Oil-Try in. slock a 1'iili linb of TiiiTcd FcK; Steel Shingles Corrugated-Iron Tarred ami Plain Papers Waterproof and Insulating Pupcr-H WE ARE' K'EAD- QUARTEKS BUILDERS' SUP- PLIES: ALL- KINDS M'fiil. Onlors1' rc- ccivc "jit- toiilion J. B. Turney Company IMPORTERS AND JOBBERS nets 755 .ind 1755 Lcthliridoc, Altn. Avu. ,8, ;