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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 5, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta September Your first mouth- ful'of these crisp brown sweet- hearts of corn will make you wish you had long ago made an everyday habitof eating this cereal confection. 55 HIE DAlIvV HKKAM> CALGARY WAS SCENE OF A MURDER Special Policeman Was Shot Down by Un- known Thugs ECONOMICAL WHOLESOME RELIABLE HOLBROOKS WORCESTERSHIRE SAUCE Calgary, -Sept. l.-Spraal 1'nllec- man Kobe" 11. .Macintosh of ihe adian I'm-ilie railway, was munlered about in oVloi'k ioaisM presumably by tramps in Hie r. r. H- yards- Macintosh was toiind h ins tllc shadow of some box ears about live minates after Uie uncon- scious, with Ills revolver still tigh'ly daspeci iu his right hand. All tlie chambers of his were loaded. The assassin's bullet entered tbe tight side under tbe aim and passed iliroush. tbebody. The unforltiaate man died without retraining consciousness. The police have absolutely no to the identity oi the murderer. .Macintosh was about 25 years MAGIC BAKING POWDER THE DUKE TO INSPECT VETS m hngwna. The Executive of Lethbridge Vet- erans extend a ht-art.v invitation to all irrespective of whether f j they be'oni: to any organized body or and has a wife and two children j not, to take part in the parade and inspection which takes place in bridge on the occasion ot" Uie Duke of Conuanght's visit on October 10th. The Lethbridge Vet- erans will be pleased to see OLS many of their .comrades from Macleod, Pin- cuer Creek, Taber, etc. .as are able to come .to take part with, them in this inspection. The occasion will be a unique one iu the history of South- ern Alberta and it is hoped that all veterans in. and around Lethbridge and the adjoining towns will make a special effort to take part. In order to have every man possible turn out, Calsary, Sept. 4.- It is a sm8u- R of a is herewith ar coincidence that at the last meet-1 appended. Any man with a medal or ag of this club one oi the guests oi j any with ten yens' service with BRITISHERS THE SAME EVERYWHERE HON. WALTER HUME LONG AD- DRESSES THE CALGARY CANADIAN CLUB honor should express the hope that IS SEEKING TO RECOVER LANDS GOVERNMENT'S SUIT TO RECOV- ER EXTENSIVE ACREAGE FROM OREGON RAILWAY I any regular corp, with the Royal I North-west Mounted Police or ley members of .the British House oi years with the Cauada West Perman- Commons- should tour the overseas lent Service is entitled to call .himself dominions before taking their veteran. Volunteer or militia .ser- and that this noting we should nniess ,n have present- no less than lour oi the D'OSt distinguished members oi the Imperial said C. F. Adams, secretary oi tiie Canadian Club in I M A N troducing The Right Hon. Walter ill till Hume Lobe, the speaker at today's luncheon. The guests of honor were Col. Gibbl Col. Sir Arm- strong. Sir Henry SI. Pellatt and Major Horrison-Bell. Mr. Lone, who met with a most hearty reception in the course of an WILSON IS NEW YORK CITY If Taxes Were Paid Direct Protective Policy Would Be Unpopular IN TWO address, said he appreciated the hon- or they had conferred upon him in singling him out to address that gatherine. The only difference he- Portland, Ore-sou, Sept. nveen the British subject whether in Canada. Australia or South or in. his part of the dominion was ihe difference which was to be found 77 MURDERED WIFE testimony in the government s suit- .to recover possession os of 1-aad in Western Oregon ral- SHOCKING CRIME AT OSHAWA, WAS 78 YEARS OF AGE Oshawa. Out., Sept. by signs of fire in the modest little home of John Bateman in Goderals, a sub- urb of Oshawa, this morning about 0.30, neighbors rushed over and were horrified to find the body of Mrs. aged TS, stretched on the bedroom floor, dead. Her head was covered with blood. The flames soon extinguished and Constable Carl which ihe Kedei-. brtween a11 mea they exist- was summoned. Pie left the] ed. FORESTRY MEET AT VICTORIA is guaranteed to give you greater cooking efficiency for less money than any other range you can'buy. government gave to the Oregon California railroad company in J1366, resumed here yesterday. ,Tbe.. government contends that ths Pacilic raiiroad company, it-ssecs ot the Oregon ami California, failed to live up to the terms UH- wttich the land WAS granted, it _________ .contends also that the two I0ads an, j TOOK FQHH OF in one Md snould no. RECEPTION TO THE DEL- j EGATES j Victoria, B, C.. Sept. four-j teenth annual coavention oi the Cana- dian Forestry association opened here night in the nature oi a reccp- j tion tendered to the visitors at the Alexandra Club. j Men prominent ia forestry matters j in every province oi confederation were present. A welcome to the deie- j gates was tendered by Sir Richard McBr.icle on the grounds that they K-ere convening in a province contained the largest amount of merchantable timber in the Dominion body in care of a citizen and later found Batercan sitting in tbe police station awaiting his arrival there. Bateman.-who-ts 77 years of age, made no statement admitting the murder according to the police, but was ap- parently quite unconcerned and had eaten -3. hearty breakfast. It 13 be- lieved the tragedy is the result of a quarrel. HAS BEEN HEARD OF IN LETHBRIDGE PETITION LARGELY SIGNED IN I WINNIPEG FOR ONE-PARTY j NAVAL POLICY Man. Sept. petition Is being cireuJated and has been snb- Ecribecl to by many prominent citi- whk'h irrespective of parly, headtrri by Lieut. Governor Cameron, Premier1 Hobliu. ihe Archbishop or" Itupens j La-id. Sir Joseph Dubiic, Sir Daniel and where the most up-to-date lot- j Mclljiian. Sir William vice- esi, legislation was in force. Hon. .1. j Bury of the C. P. R-. Gun- Pi- Fleming, the Premier of New j eral Manager McLeod ol" the Canadian Brims-wrick, spoke of what is ceiiit; j Northern, Sanford Kvans, Hon. Colin done there and paid his tribute ioj Campbell, ibe editors of loeal papers the forward movement shown br ami other light the leaders :n both parties to keep the forward movement British Columbia. The Reason Why You put into article you experience, knowledge and skill. We have put into Alberta'i Rpsi Rak-incr Powder our luprcmest effort. If you exercise the same care in the selection of Baking Powder as we do in its manufacture, you will order Alberta's Best every time, because it is always uniformly excellent, and invariably certain in results. parties naval question from out the realm of party politics and by friendly consul- tation between Premier Oorden and Sir Wilfrid Laurier, introduce a per- manent policy which shall have the adhesion of holh parties and be ot real value towards oi the problem 61 imperial defense. The pet- ition has been circulated throughout western Canada, whose people, says ihe preamble, are overwhelmingly in fuvor of tho Dominion forthwith tak- ing her part ia the naval defense of the Empire. New York, Sept. Wood row Wilson spoke tor the first time last night in New York city as'the Democratic nominee for tho presi- dency, ills first jtolttlefll address iu the metropolis was delivered at the "Dollar Dinner" IU Ihe Wooilrow. Wil- son's NVorkmguitm's League. Before going to the dinner, tho Uov eruor met two score of editors of foreign language newspapers at tho National Arts club, and talked immi- gration to them. At the workingmeu's dinner were many women present, some ot them prominent in New York society. "One of the reasons why I am op- posed to un exaggerated protective said the Governor, "is that it is !i choosing beforehand to be provin- cial, and to have as little to do with the rest ot the world as possible. I hear a great deal nowadays about the danger of free trade. There are clrj cumstunces in this country which ren- der it absolutely impossible in our .time, I dare say, that we should have free trade. We have so divided the sphere of taxation, both by principle and by practice, between the Fedentf and the State governments that direct taxation is almost exclusively reserv- ed for the State governments and in- direct taxation is the chief resource of the Federal government, and the In- direct taxes, which we would not pay if we knew we were paying them, are chiefly paid at the custom houses. A Concrete Example "If you wait to be certain that we 'would not pay them if we knew we TV ere paying them, watch the people iyho come back from Europe and go through the customs. They are the most, indignant, and. from the point of view of some of my "Compatriots, the most unpatriotic Americans imag- inable, because they kick like steers against the payment of duties, because they then and there are consciously and advisedly paying them out of their own pockets, and there would be a very different customs policy in tbis country if they consciously and ad-r visedly paid the; customs duties out of their own pock'et directly into .the hands of an officer of the govern- ment. We ought periodically, all of us, to go outside and then come in again and what is liapp'enmg, so that when people talk to you about the danger of free trade, and the folly of the free trader, do not be afraid that you will meet a free trader in the dark anywhere, because there is not any free trader, Tvho can get aVjrd In America at present. All that we are considering, therefore, in considering the policy of protection, is relative freedom i" trade." Opposed to a Commission The Governor reiterated his opposi- tion to a Federal commission to regu- late monopolies. He said that 'there was no body of men who enough to tell tbe country what the process of industry should -be. "I have heard men speak of experts on the continued tbe Gover- nor. "Well, I have lived among so- called economic -experts all my life, an-j I know that anybody who pre- tends To be an expert; on the tariff is a fake. Because to claim to be an ex- pert on the tariff is to claim to have digested in your own comprehension the whole business of the United States, ami I know nobody knows en- ough TO know tiiat. I have met men who thought they knew it, and then I have met men who thought that they knew the great many things that were not so." The Governor's speech was greeted with great applause. Representatives Sulxer and Cornel- ius Ford, president of the New .Jersey State Federation of Labor, also apoke. Ths Governor will return to Sea Girt early tomorrow. CECIL SMITH'S ESTATE BANK CHANGES AT REGINA Regina, Sept. a result oC the merger ot the Royal and Traders Dinks several banking changes have taken place here. R. U Rltchia be- comes manager of the merged banks, while C. O. Hodgkins, who wag man- ager of the Traders, becomes manager of a1 new branch of Uie Sterling Bank hwtt. Toronto, Sept. will of Ce- cil B. Smith, the electrical engineer, who died recently, was probated to- day. He left over Table Board AM home cooking. Ladies or Gentlemen 1208 Third Are. S. (Keapath) THOSE 1350 Martin's Baggage j Transfer Phone 1386 Careful and phompt MILLIONS IN A NEW HOTEL Biggest Bond Issue of Kind issued for Spokane Hotel Project Spokane, Wash., of largest bond Issues ever floated in the west in cite financing of u ho- lel is tliuL tHium by tho .Mercantile Trust Company of St. Louis, on the now Hoiol in Spokane, con stj'Licllon on U'hich will start Soptem- bar 15. The hotel wilt be one of the finest in the west, costing Jii.OiiO.OOO. Kevins .J. Wtiete, president of the St. Trust Company, ami oilier dir- ectors of the company came -tu opolv iine to -aiid first-hand knowledge of bnsinesae conditions and prospects iu satisfactory reports rendered them by three groups of-examiners. Tile bonds hear interest at per cent for ten years. The uew hotel is finnuce-d and managed by a group of Spokane men, prominent, among whom Is Louis 1L Davenport, owner of a large reataur- nnt in this city. AchHecturally, the new hotel 'will rival the best in the laud, being of Florentine style. AR ,RE you wondering how V tins year's styles will look on you? Largely depends on'the corset you wear. Be sure that you get an up-to-date one that suits your asking for WILL SUMMONS 250 TALESMEN LARGE NUMBER OF EXTRA MEN FROM WHICH TO SELECT BECKER JURY New York, Sept. Justice Gotf was expected today io grant a motion for the summoning of i'50 talesmen from which will be selected a jury 'to try Police-Lieutenant Becker, -begin- ning September 12. One hundred is the usual number of talesmen summoned, but 'because of the widespread public interest iu the Rosenthal cnse, great difficulty is predicted in obtaining a jury, and for is reason the District-Attorney wants this reason District-Attorney wants an extra large panel. NO MEETING TONIGHT There will be no meeting of thb Board of Trade this evening. CONDEMNS HUD- SON'S BAY ROUTE Toronto, Out., Sept. Mone- tary Times this week discusses ihe feasibility of the Hudson Bay route, ntl maintains the opinion it is entirely impractical, emphasizing the necessity for the immediate and fur- ther development of the ports of :real, St. John, Halifax, Vancouver and other existing ports. The Times suggests that {he Hudson Bay schem-a be abandoned by the government, with the frank statement that tbe proposed route is too hazardous and tjnite impracticable. CORSETS The bert stores sell them. The variety of models meets every woman's require- ments. Style book sent free if you write Crompton Corn! Limited, Toronto Fall Hats at Very Low Prices We are offering all our new Fall Hats at very low prices, for a few weeks, when we will ISEMOVE TO NORTH C. A. Cooksley TWENTY- PEOPLE ARE HURT Minneapolis, Minn., Sept. 5. When a runaway horse dashed Into the dense throng of people who were listening to Theodore Roosevelt on the State Fair grounds this noon, 25 persons were injured, sevec- al of them seriously. FIVE ARE WEATHER STOPS RAILWAY WORK Coal Gives the City Substantial Asset (Continued (row front Regarding the city of Lethbridge it- self, the party ail expressed surprise! at the solid foundation on which :be city is building, and commented fav- orably on tbe spirit which caused tbej Gait Gardens to be apart in tbej very centre of the business section, j Mr. Thomson is largely interested in j South American enterprises, and says j that Liithbrldge is Uiitl out very much; along tbe lines of many South Ameri- can, cities .which always aim Io build up about a large plaza in ihe very centre of (he rowj. Tho parly will proceed westward through .the mming districts in the; Pass, and take the ma hi Mm- again at.'' Revelstoke. They have already visit-' ed the cities of llagina and .Moose j Jaw, and lire on their way to Vancou-j ver and Prince llupert. They will re- turn ,to the east, via La. P.is, CcbaU.! and Montreal and conclude their jour- ney at Cleveland. AGAINST PROPOSED REFORM British Labor Unionwta Opposed Compulsory Arbitration Newport, Rng., Sept. sory arbitration of trade disputes is strongly opposed by British tnula un- ions, who today, at the Trades Union Congress, cast an overwhelming vote against the adoption of 'the principle. Nearly two million members of trades unions are represented by the five Hundred delegates'attemiing the Con- gress, which began its session on September 2. THE Queen's Hotel ROYAL VIEW S miles north of Lethbridge All conveniences Private dining rooms Meals a la Carte for private dances JCverything First fllnss Special Sunday Dinner from 5.30 to 7.30 n.nv. R. C. FITZSiMMONS, PROP. PHONE 1624 OWING TO RAIN STREET CARS WILL NOT RUN END OF THIS WEEK When ii is a case oi the Weather- man against .Superintendent Reid, ihc Weal Herman wins out. The super- intendent acknowledged that much' Uiis looming when he stated that lie would lie unable to get the street cars running by Saturday owing to the wcatlicr. The machinery all came in crates, ami will have to assembled outside the temporary riuh-j station which has been erected near! the car harns, and it has been im- possible all week io any work whatever on this pan of the job. The three new cars which arrived last, week are not unloatic.l yci, and the rain is blamcil for tiial also. It is impossible tn unload them un the temporary track which slips every time an attempt is made on account of the very clastic tendency of Lelh- bridge imul. However, a lew line dais the muchiiierv will be as- sembled and iiist.illed and o seven service inuuguraled. oi thfi lliie is in coiujitioii yi> (hat I cars will he able to u.im over evtry j portion or the system when now j st-ait is made. PREMIER PLEASED TO ACCEPT HONOR Quebec-, Sept. Drouin this numiing received the following wire- less from lion. R. L- Borden in re- sponse to ihe message sent him in- viting him to a civic reception "S.S. Victorian, via L'ajie Race, XflJ., .Sept. -1, "Mayor Drouin, "Quebec, "Pray accept warm thauks. sin- cerely appreciate the "great honor nf the civic reccpvion which we are de- lighted io accept. (Signed) BORDKNV WIDOW OF OIL MAGNATE DEAD New York, Sept. I-l. II. Rog- er.'--, widon- of Henry T-i. Rogers, vico iMUbuluai of Uie Sumdanl OH Com- .died early this morning on a. Now York, Xew Haven and 'Hartford railroad train on her way from Bret- ton Wooita, N. IT., to New York. Her death was caused by heart trouble, to which she lias been subject for ten years. HELD UP TRAIN ANDGOT Osage City, Kan., Sept. musk-j cd man boarded a Missouri Pacific Imsscriger tralii early today. He" bcld up the, conductor, ticket auditor, and six men in the smoker, and after obtaining only 320 for his pains, jump- ed off I lie train it stopped at a wai.cr lank, ami escaped into a corn- DR. CHOWN THE PRINCIPAI- Vnnronver, S'lpt. 4. Rev. Dr. Chown lias been forma.My named as tho bond of Ryorson, as proposed Methodist college; 'ft'ill be called. University Manitohn- WINNiPEG Offers courses loading TO dogreps in Arts, Scinncc, Medicine, Law, Civil and Electrical Engineering. The fac- ulty consists of twenty-seven, profes- sors, lecturers and "iml six colleges are afflltaLed. A wider range of courses is offered in Arts than ever before, also excellent conren in Medicine with'facilities for clini- cal work that are surpassed in few institutions on the eoininc-nl, Tim courae of study for degree of R.Sc., has Just been instituted. For terms of admission, details oC courses, cur- ricula of studies, information as to fees etc., apply to W, J. SPENCE, Registrar, University of Manitoba- Winnipeg, Man. ;