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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 9, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta CtTMBRIDUt GAILY MERALL, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER t, AT SEATTLE LEARN OF ALBERTA ;f ,C" (Special to the Heiald) 7.-A clear, fresh, show in Seattle sounds like To those who have as- in their minds the idea of l noisy, brick-paved, clattering, booming, metropolis of Puget Sound with the A. Y. P. Exposition, 'vvisit to the fair grounds comes in nature of a great but delightful transaction, in'fact .the Seattle spirit wild desire to make a noise. But what a wonderful contrast out at the fair grounds. Hire forty or fifty thousand people a day move about and are taken of with a, quiitm-Sij, a neatness and a compla- cency that or should be, an ob- ject lesson to the anti-noise societies of the. world. The whole thing shows When the inquirer for information as to homesites in" the West bumps against a Washington talking ma- chine, he is enthusiastically informed that for One-hundred and Five-hun- dred dollars an acre he can get sage HURT BY I FLYING COW Pontiac. Barton lies in u critical condition as> the result of a accident. While cows across the Northwestern brush land such and such a coun-; Railroad tracks, one of the cows was _ _ VIT- 4 fllfflWtl t.nTPP awakening. In all the expositions a 'that the United States has produced a wonderful organization in which in the last two decado.s there never has been, and probably never can be anything .prettier -than Seattle has to offer. Seattle is a lucky town. -Its luck has followed it in the fair business as in everything else. When they started out to look for grounds they found, right in their in the University site, the finest grounds that Nature could provide. Lying between Lake Washington and Lake Union, timbered with the natural .which have by wonderful good luck escaped the forest fires, the land undulating and picturesque., the sce- nic artist and the architect found ready to hand the ideal in natural beauty upoa which to construct their White City and in their construc- .tion they took.full advantage of all the natural advantages. The build- ings "are architectural triumphs. The grass plots are as pretty as an Eng- lish lawn. Only the fact that the paths are asphalt removes the_ feeling that the thing is some great park., And there, is a har- mony in design -and a sequence in construction -which proves that over all some master artist mind presided to bring out one great- scheme of a 1 city, Dreamily beautiful. Next, to the beautiful, the thing, that strikes the visitor forcibly is the quietness with which the "whole thing is carried out. Away from the grounds, down in the crowded city, whole Seattle idea seems to be 'to make -a row. The town IP blatant, P .crude, riotous in its clamor. There 'is no cessation by day or by night. Two hundred and fifty thousand peo- 1 pie seem to be unanimously endeav- oring to create a universal din. A fire 'brigade would pass dowc the streets of a Canadian city with lees noise than one of their street cars makes on Second avenue. The ordinary business seem to xe- main -idea seems to have been to allow visitors to see the t-xhibits free from the nerve- wracking noises of tbv city. In fact, one hundred yards away from the blatant Pay Streak, there'.is nut a jarring sound; 'nothing but subdued hum the thousands of visitors as tlu-y pass from build- ing to; building. try, that for a few hundred more per acre he can plant it with trees, get the water to :it drive off'the taran- tulas and rattlers, etc., and that then the frost does not get his buds he will ha TO in three years for a mere bagatelle of or thereabout, the 'entire.product of 10 acres of fruit all ior his own except what he has to j hand over to the irrigation company. Most cheerful prospect. The man Kansas or Missouri usually es- capes with 'a slight pallor, but some new idea.s about the cost of irrigated fruit lands. 'quire a clamor ,to accompany seems io fce aH wrapped up in its to this the great and disting- uishing feature ''is., the astonishing of money; that have been laid out by Washington and Oregon counties to display their respective allurements. The several states have their respective buildings all their splendor, but this was to have been expected. But to find jtinarle coun- ties in the Inland Empire with lav- ish -displays, tons of literature and regiments of talking, writing and boosting publicity experts deed a .surprise. These Western Am- ericans are certainly good advertis- :ers and they know an opportunity when it, crops up. They are taking full advantage of the A. Y. P. and like the bread cast upon the water, it will return to them a hundred fold. Tn this respect British Columbia made a terrible fall down. If ever there a country that needed the advprtising to set its emigration (that country is British Columbia, but except for the -efforts of the Vancouver World, which has es- tablished a publicity department of its own; the coast' province is-un- represented. Alberta, however, is "there with the poods." All the Washington and Ore- gon counties' displays are in the Agri- cultural building, under the very same roof is "the Alberta Provincial exhibit and the Canadian Pacific Land Department's -exhibit. The ar- rangement could not be more advan- tageous. In fact, the proximity of the two entirely different classes of exhibits and the great contrast in the opportunities offered, constitutes a '''feature by which Alberta suffers nothing. NOTICE Church of Christ Church of Christ or Christian Church whose members are com- monly kuown as of Christ living iu Lethbridge or vicinity are requested fo commu- nicate with Bro C S. Farrow Lethbridge Steam Lavmdry, giving your address, as he has an import- Huudreds write similar [ant communication for each of you After suffering for years, pay- ing heavy doctor's bills, and trying j all .sorts of remedies without benefit, struck by a train and thrown three rods. During its flight through the air, the cow struck Mr. Barton, w.ho is now suffering from concussion of the brain. It the unexpected that happens. Mrs. R. C. Small of Ottawa, Ont., says: "1 .suffered from Rheumatism for years and did not expect to be free from pain, but I 'tried "Fruit-a- tives" and thev cured me." they axs cured by be depended--upon to effect a speedy connection with cHurch T Alhoft-a Ghristian AlDcrta Missionary Society JIM hive Mil 9t reit plftce It li Illf II wait IMC tkU cohMM. iutrtior 6 inttrltoM tor SI v and machine men wanted at Roval Collieries. 228-6 BOARD AND ROOM boy to drive delivery, wagon, one who knows the city. Hick Hdw. Co. 228-0 Sixteen steps away he learns that in Alberta he can get all the land hx- wants for ten dollars an acre. That there are thousands of free j homesteads left, that: irrigation injcralj Alberta is no more necessary than in and permanent -cure. 50c a box, 6 for or trial __________ 2oc.-At doa ers. or on NTED_A room centrany located, j WANTED-A first class delivery man. vi, Box know the town Apply ited, Ottawa. Ont. modern conveniences. B. G. c-o Herald. Lady. 222- One very noticeable 'hat was an em- velvet with a decided turn in the back, with green and gold BOARD AND one or'two quiet gentlemen. Call at yellow Illinois, that the crop this year ds vaudean trimmings, worth more than the cost of the, styles are shown, in beaver, land on which it grew and that hun- j satin, ottoman-silk and velvet with dreds of miles oi railways are bring- j coqtie feathers and wing trim- house AVard. on Road, North 227-6 MONEY TO LOAN Our Mr.' Bjorkblad has just return- jed from a trip in the States, where ing the markets of the world right to mings. -Ostrich plumes are al- jie arrangements f or practical- the doors of the thousands and thou- ways .popular, the willow plume ly an unlimited amount of capital to sands of farmers. greatly In evidence. Alberta can' stand all kinds of com-} The fur hats for later wear are very parisou like that. In fact the pro- chic. A large assortment of this vince cOuld well have afforded to outlay several sacks of currency in style were shown. -The -turban is the prevalent shape in fur hats although. seeking it. If" the Alberta Adminis- j other, patterns are shown as well. The tration made any it wab in. not going in Alberta exhibit. be placed in Lethbridge, and sur- monthly Straight loans District. property per cent. loans three to five years. Loans on improved farms; on wild lands leans agreements in to the and squirrel, and all of rich and strik quality. MILLINERY OPENINGS Miss Tilney 3liss Tilaey's millinery store was in- deed a very busy place on her millin- ery opening yesterday. call on us. Ph0ne 394. 224-6 you want money be sure to EMPIRE LAND CO., Ott Block. Box 13. Herald Office. 228-0 WANTED AT comp. black- smith. Must he a good horseshoer and woodworker.- State experience and wages. Peter McLaren, Blair- mere, 'Alta. 228-2 servant. Apply Mrs. A. E. -Easton, corner Courtland and: Round Streets. 227-6 general servant. Mrs. Fxed Kenny, 317 Bartlett St. 27-6 WANTED AT Agood general servant.-. Wages ,per month. Ap- ply to Mrs. E. G. Hazell, cor. Bur- dett and Courtland Sts. 226-6 servant Apply to Mrs. R. E. Sherlock, 1258, Bompas St. 226-0 HELPr' engineers, MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE. It contained so many fascinating FQR gALE_25 foot awning in front L. and McUeay A large crowd of ladies thronged the tastfulry decorated rooms of the Misses McLeaj- millinery'- establish- ment on Tuesday. The display is lai-ge and varied and suited to the taste of tho most fas- tidious. One table of beautiful black hats j termocj sman nats {shapes and shades that one was quite bewildered. Though there is a big showing of the larger models and this class pro1 inises to have a .great vogue for the coming season for dressy wear, there is a marked -tendency to inore med- ;ium sizod hats-.: 3fany turbans were shown but these can in no'case' be I experienced in railroad location; lev- j el man, topographer .and draughts- man, i State experience and age. Ap- ply io Jaines B. Clinton, Lundbreck, c-o Windsor Hotel. LOtT LOST OR halter and 100 feet chain taken from a cow belong- ing to S. H. Wallace. Finder will please return to J. H. Wallace, Bur- tLSt. 196-0 wtch with chtin attached. Reward for return to -Herald Office. 227-31 watch1; with chain attached, g. Skin and Grief 3 2; 0. Wood. bl. on took the half and the'3-4. reward, will be paid .for 2 year old bay more, branded S with combined J and T on t shoulder returned by .Friday night. J. H. Hooper, Bompas St. eastJof Westminster. Roadi- Vv238-1 watch 'with chain attached. Lost between Hudson's Bay Co stor- es and Herald office. Reward for re- turn to Herald office. 228-3 PROPERTY FOR SALE A section three miles eotith. west of Lethbridge. 65 acres improv- ed, house, stable, and barn. Apply A. M. Matulis, Real Estate Broker Room 4 Bryan Block, Phone house. 5 room house in- Ward for less than cost of Two lots. Small cash pay- ment Balance on time. W. H John son, Room 5, Bryan Block. 226-0 FOB SALE-Three room house John St. NO. 3. Apply Box bridge. 224-6 FOR SALE-New Remington type- r Bargain. Citizens Lumber yard. 187-0 new seven FOR SALE roomed fully modern house on Coutts near jiew Central School. Apply P 200-0 of Sage's former new, R. Sage. stand. Practically I 21T-0 LAND SCRIP FOR or unlocated, in quantities from. 240 acres up. Terms cash. Correspond- ence invited. F. E. 'Moroney, 529-8th St., Edmonton, Alta. Phone 1996. 226-26 was particularly noticeable, contain- j certataiy small when compared with ing both the picture hats and smaller j some of large shapes. One in particular. now are POTATOES FOE on three lots. Buyer to dig and cart away. Russian turban model of silk with wing and flat bow trimming either at of the I The moire straighter from the crown and turned side or What offers. Apply E. Faunch, c-o was greatly admired. Prunelle and old rose are the lead- The tricorne and continental shapes. jug shades although many of the pret j A great variety of colors are to be ty bats are s-hown In shades of green, j including the vandyke, smoke brown and blue. Tn shapes side turn or high back roll are prevalent. second hand wag- are j gons in "good condition, also two sets of harness. Apply South Alberta Lumber Co. 227-6 ajndiose, tilleul. mustard, ame- and A. Easton Co. have die- i solved, and have been replaced. "by A. Bast on Ltd., who establishing- a j In materials the beaver cloth, and plushes are much in evidence. j As to season, fancy ospreys and wings of all descriptions I are prevalent, as well as jet. cham- ois and Md which are among the newest Miss Tilney regrets .'very much, the smallness of- her show rooms. At her opening yesterday not all the la- jdies could gain ajdmittance at once. expects however to be in much j larger and better Quarters in a couple j of months -when the hats can. be more conveniently and to bet- I ter advantage. FOR steam hay baler, or will trade for good stock. Apply Golden West Realty Co, 25-6 FOR SALE OR small cora- fortabk nouss, semi-modern for sale or rent. Apply R. H. Roberton, 1221 Conrtbmd St. 226-0 NEWSPAPER- FOR Ross- are l Miss Cooksley's opening will be [held tomorrow when a large and Bril- liant display will, be shown. and Saddlery Business A big shipment of stock is now on the way. The company are also Preparing to Manufacture Extensively Retailers, save your orders, worth your while. This new firm will make it Farmers and others will be able to purchase their harness cheaper than ever at Easton's old stand. f This will be one of the largest retail and wholesale harness businesses in the west A. EASTON, Ltd. A new three-story brick block will be erected at tbe old stand in the spring BASEBALLj RESULTS National At New Brooklyn 6: New York 7. Second Brooklyn 6; New York 3. At Prttsburg: Pittsburg 2; Chicago 4. At Game- Philadelphia 6; Boston 2. Second Philadelphia 5; Boston 3. American At Washington 3; Boston 6. At Philadelphia 8; New York 6. "At Detroit 4; Cleveland 7. At St. St. Louis 2; Chicago 4. Second St. Louis 0; Chicago 4. Eastern At Rochester- Montreal 1; Rochester-2. At Providence 5; Jersey City 0. At Newark 5; Baltimore 1. i At Toronto Buffalo. 1. Northwestern At Seattle-Aberdeen, rain. At Vancouver 1; Portland 4. At Tacoma 0; Spokane 3. land Miner., Rossland, lish-ed semi-weekly. fourteen This B. C. Pub- Established is the only men, carpenters and la- borers .for elevator-construction. Good wages. Apply to C. 0. Coaldale Alta. ,226-4 for general house- work. Family of three. Must be first-.class and well recommended. Wages, per month.' Apply man- ager of Hudsons Bay Co. 226-6 first class union brick lavers wanted at once. Write' Shan- non Bros. Alta. Cassidy, Raymond, 224-6 lor laundry work. Apply Lethbridge Laundry Co. 184-0 YOTJNG L'ADIES .WANTEDy-British and Colonial Photographic Co., Rooms 1 and 2, Oddfellow Block. 23-6 boy wanted, for bindery. Apply Western Stationery Co., Round St. 223-6 TO HFN-7 TO nice cottages in MISCELLANEOUS WANTS carload of ladies' and gentlemen's old clothes, shoes and old gowns. At once. Apply 1 Lethbridge. 224-6 WANTED-Horse, buggy and harness FOUND FOtTND-On the square on Labor JJay a brown leather puree contain- of money- -Owner can nave same by calling at Herald and paying for advertising. 226-0 SITUATIONS CANTED taken in or done at private homes. Good work at reasonable rates. Mrs. Botham lorrance Ave., beside railway track! 222-Ox North Ward. Apply to R. V. bons.- Ott Block. Gib- 226-3 newspaper and printing business in Eossland, a pro- Stable'mines, and a monthly pay roll FOR, section irrigated cul- tivated land 2 1-2 miles from Leth- of ?70.000. the plant 'consists of two bridge. Telephone and modern con- ilerganthalers, Cottrell cylinder I veniences. 60 acres in fall wheat. Al- three jobbers, and equipment suflS- ciently complete for am eight-page s stock machinery and household furniture for sale. Address Box-A. P. 222-6 daily. Will cut out such machinery [Herald Office, as is not needed by purchaser. is operated by electric'.. power. j. TO, comfortably 'furnished promising; opening to one or two, prac rooms, .well heated. Apply after 7 tical 'men. Will take part payment p.rn; to- Mrs. .Katie .Phalen, Guiness in land. Further particulars St. west of Athletic grounds. 226-5 from William K. B. C. Esling, Rossland, POSITION WANTED-Well educated ladr wishes trust as cash- Jnanasress. Good references. Apply Box M. S. Herald Office. 222-0 LOST OR STRAYED FOE large hoi blast heat- ing stove, practically new, also 14 225-5 I TO spot for dairy. Large them. -------1 grassy' pasture, shade .trees, river] Alta. rood: hens, six of them pure bred Per Brawn. 'Leghorns: ..-Apply 320 Smith St., near old 'Steam" 'Laundry. 28-1 frontage, 9 roomed house, barn, outbuildings. Close to city. Would consider a lease-. Apply Box 65, Lethbridge. 226-6 __ TO Room in pri- FOR or five well bred unbroken mares with foals. Apply Lethbridge. Apply 1210 Fisher St. STRAYED-About April 1st from our camp three miles west ef Lethbridge three geldings. One dark bay ing about 1450 Ibs... branded P left shoulder, left hind ankle laree. One light bay branded P left shoulder weighing about 1450 Ibs. One bay weighing about 1500 'Jbs., slick foundered on front feet, somewhat lame, foretop and raane under col- lar shorn. All in good condition. 1 nirty dollars reward for informa- tion th'at will lead to their recovery of tho throe, or for any one of Notify Janse Bros.. Camrose, 200-30 return of- four mares branded LM on left shoulder and seven geldings branded 7L on lert hip. Notify. A. A. Johnston Lethbridge, .Alta. 209-6 WE CAN SELL YOUR LAND FOR- Buildings suitable for n barns. To- be removed at once off the premises. Apply John Bfodie.28-6 WANTED Poll Tax collector for the City of Lethbridge at a 20 per cent, commis- sion on "all taxes collected. The an- nual poll tax is S3.00 for every in- habitant of 21 years and upwards who has resided in the City for a per- iod of 2 months or more. Apply to the tinder-signed immediately in writing. G.EO..W. ROBINSON, 223-5 Secretary-Treasurer. SCAVENGING will be received by the undersigned up till the 18'h day of September, 1909. for'.. NIGHT SCAVENGING. Tenderers to state a fixed sum for the cleaning- of the whole city; or under agreement at a rate per month, tenderers to supply teams and wagons. GEO. W. ROBINSON, 228-5 Secretary-Treasurer. owing A. Easton Co. must be settled within 'thirty days owing to a change in the busi- ness. After October 1st, all outstand- ing accounts will be handed over to a solicitor for collection. 22S-6 TO and private room in "Rao-i-n "RIArtV -Jjp C Block- TO roomed house in North Ward with one acre fenced in. Apply Wylie, Bailey St., next house to new frame school.: 224-6 ROOM TO V furnished front room in Duff Addition, Suit- able' for "one or two gentlemen or ladies. Empire Land Co., Ott Block. '224-6 TO RENT--An office suite. of three rooms in -Acadia building, -Redpath St Apply to The C. B. Bowman Agency. 219-0 TO furnished house with modern conveniences. Available Sept. 12 "next. Apply John D. Hig- inbotharn. FURNISHED to let, in new modern house. Terms moderate. Ap- ply Mrs. Jones, Round on south St. third house from side of Brunton 199-0 William Nicholi of London, Ont., was bound, gagged and severely beat- en by burglars last night. ESTABLISHED 11854 1 Merchants Bank of Canada 3EAB OFFICE. MONTREAL Paid-up Reserve nnd Undivided Accounts of Merchants, Farmers and Ranchers Solicited Drafts Money Orders Letters of OrarHt Savings Bank Department Lethbnige Branch Block, Redpath St. TO and cashing. Young .men only. per month. Apply M. Holland, at head of new bridge. 223-Ox TO nicely furnished suitable for one or two gen- tlemen, or married J couple or ladies. No. 1248 Bompas St. east of Barracks. 227-0 FOR roomed house on Brunton I St.- Three bedrooms, bath, furnace and all modern conveniences. Possession, can be -had at once. Hatch Coons. Phone 159. 227-4 TO rooms. Also second hand baby carriage for sale. Second house-west of ball grounds on Riverview. 227-6 TO "comfortable furn- ished room, suitable for two gentle- men. Apply 424 Smith St. Close in. 227-6 room, suitable for two'-laidies'or gentlemen. Apply Union Grocery store, opposite Bar- racks., 228-6 can sell your land at VUQ.U can't be beat. We can sell you good land from up to. per acre, in any quantity from one quarter up to as "much as150 sec- tions in one block. Terms, one-tenth of the purchase price in cash and the. balance in nine eq-ual- annual instal- ments with interest at 6 per cent, on the unpaid balance. The Empire Land Co., upstairs in Ott Block P 0 Box 60. Phone 394. 191-0 SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH: WEST LAND REGULATIONS Any person wno is tee sole head bi a family, or any male over 18 yean may homestead a quarter-section ot available Dominion land in Mani- or Alberta. The applicant must appear in person at the" Dominion Lands Agency or Sub- Agency- for the district. EntTy bj prosy may be made at any agency lar of intending homesteader. Six months' residence upon acd of the land in eacb of three years. A homesteader may live within, nine miles of, nis home. stead on a.) farm of at least 80 acrei solely owned and occupied by him or by his father, mother, son, daughter, brother or sister, In certain districts a homestead in good standing may pre-empt quarter-section alongside homV stead. Price per acre. reside six in of six years from daie of home8tea4 entry (including the time required to earn homestead patent) and coltiraW fifty acres extra. A homesteader who hat exhausted homestead righi and cannot ob- tain a pre-emption may take DM-' chased homestead in certain Prise per acre. yeside six months in each 'of three years, cultivate fifty acres and erect a house worth W.W.OOBT, Deputy Minister of >r. TJnauthoried publi- uj thn ndvertiserrent will nnt for All orders for Graying of all kinds promptly attended John Cantin. Hill Block, to., ;