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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 9, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta LETHBRIDQE 'DAILY HERALD. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER I, INI. We making a new departure this season, and have arranged to sell wheels dirtct ty lading to our customers all imermedifttf By Out plan we can offer i Regular Hyslop Bicycles for Thii value in first-claw wheels will be an import. ant help to the restoration of their popularity. We hive planned for a big bicycle year, and are readv with the best machine for the money ever oflered m Canada. for Illustrated Folder HYSLOP BROS., LimlUd Automobilw md ci.. TORONTO. ONT. BOWELL From the Herald'e Travelling Correspondent. The crops thfs year are fine. Co. The company has the odd num- bered sections in this reserve but The cutting is all done and the grain is nearly all stacked. The threshers have started; The -wheat is running about thirty bushels to the acre and oats are sure heavy and are expect- ed to run about eighty bushels. Bowell ifi a station on the main line about lourteen miles west of Medicine Hat. The land is prac- tically all settled except that held b'y the Southern. Alberta the even numbered -sections are set- tled and are raising large crops of grain by means of scientific dry farming. When they are raising such good crops 'without irrigation their resources will surely be unlimit- ed when an abundance of water is secured from the irrigation canals. Percy Treherne, aged 25, a street railway conductor, died from a frac- tured skull sustained by falling from Irrigation i a car last night at Kingston, Ont. SOHPY OF_pVONIA By Anthony Hope Author Of "The Prisoner Of Zenda" with a nod of farewell. Dungtajibury stayed a white on ;he wall, sruokiag a cigarette, and then went down Into the street. The door >f the guardhouse was shut All. was my quiet as he passed along to the market place, where the inn was situ- ated. He went up. to his room over- looking the street and. taking off hia coat only, flung himself on the bed. He was minded thus to a wait Basil Williamson's return with news of the ting, but the excitement of the day had wearied him. In ten minntes was sound asleep. He was aroused by Basil William- Bon's hand on bis shoulder. The young doctor, a slim built, dark, wiry fellow, looked very weary "and sad. "How has it asked Dcmstan- bury, sitting up. ''It's been a terrible night. I'm glad you've .had some sleep. He awoke aft- er an hour. "The hemorrhage bad set In .again, 1 had to tell him it was a thousand to one against him. He sent for her and made me leave them alone together. There was only one other room, and I waited there with a little I Mme. cried terribly. Then be sent for Lakovltcb. who seems to be the chief man in the place: Preseatly Lukovitch went away. ed to Sophy and banded hla drawn to her. took It Then knelt down and kissed the king's lips. Rising, to her feet again, she stood for a moment silent, looking over thronged market square. Yet she seem- ed hardly to see.- Her eyes were vacant At last she raised toe sword to her lips, kissed it aad then held it high in tlM air. "It was monseignenrs wish; Let as avenge him! God hears "God hears came all the voices. The ceremony was finished. Siz men took up the board on which the king lay, carried it down from the rostrum (To Bt Continued.) We have a fine selection 6 Holes, Steel Ranges, and High Closets Square Extended 2 Hole Stoves Homesteader's Square Cook Stove HAYR BROS. Phone 75 P. O. Box 27 BARONS Barons, Sept. is making wonderful growth. If one is absent 'for a few days, he does not recognize the town upon his return. Wm. Olivers new livery barn is nearing completion and will be open for business soon. The Jforris -Elevator Company have their elevator almost completed. Work upon a second elevator will begin soon. Walter Hatfield's pool room is now doing a thriving business. Brainard and Viles are busy sell- ing real estate. E. Grant -vvfll be open for business in ths- same line Murray and Cooper and the Han- New Patented Reservoir Idea. Buy the Sask-Alta range without reservoir, if in doubt whether you require this feature.'Then, later on, if you desire the reservoir, why it's an easy matter to procure'one and attach it, yourself. You can attach or de- tach Sask-Alta reservoir instantaneously without use of a single tool. This feature is patented to Sask-Alta. Sask-Alta has several other exclusive' features, such as, Double Duplex Grates, Burnished Sur- face, Automatic' Lift- Top and Broiler Pipe Collar Adjustment, Direct Draft Damper in Front. Anti-Rust Flues, etc. Any McClary agent will be delighted to show you Sask-Alta Steel Range. 24 Steel Range .tETHBRIDGE AGENTS 7 A Fine Quarter of Irrigated Land, close to Leth bridge, per acre. Very easy terms. The Alberta Securities, Ltd. Phone 141 ROUND AND REDPATH "It motueioneur't with. Let avenge Mml God hears and t went back to the king. I found him terribly exhausted. Sbe wks there, sitting by him and whispering to him now and then. She seemed calm. Pres- ently Lakovitch came back. The Zer- kovitches and the German man too. They all came king would not hear my with them came a priest And then and there the king married her! She spoke to no- body except to me before the service began, and then she only said, 'Mon- seigneur -wishes it' I waited "till the service was done, but I could hear no more. I went outside they shrived him, but I was called back hur- riedly. Then the end came very In tess than half an hour. He sent ev- erybody away ezcept her and nae, and when I had done all that was possible I went as ;far off as I could into the corner of the room. I came back at a call from ber just before he died. The man was looking extraordinarily hap- py, Dunstanbury." "They were "Ob., yes. It's all right, I suppose- not that it seems to matter much now, does it? Put on yonr coat and come to the window. You'll see a sight you'll _ ,._ montn or Auanst T son Hardware Company will soon oc- cupy their new stores. Another general store is now in. course of erection Three" different ichurch services are now being conducted in the Win- dleboe Hall. On Sunday evenings the Methodists Mr. Bosom- worth, hold on Tuesday even-' ings., Mr. Alfred Scratch conducts services and, the Lutheran minister begins services soon. Mr. Hamey Planing is now the chief attraction for the lumber buy- er at the Crown Lumber Company. Modern advertising takes many forms. Yes, we have'-sidewalks, real side- walks in the same place where there was an excellent piece of wheat a month ago. Miss Lily. Turner met with a painful accident a few days A horse upon which she was riding fell and she broke her collar bone. She was in a fair way to recovery when she again wrenched it necessi- tating the help of the Carmangay doctor. However, Yshe will be again in a few days. Stafford-Agnew Co. (If out of town write us.) PEARYvs. COOK CONTROVERSY Likely to Be Sensational in Extreme Skeptical of Dr, Cook's Claim -Xew York, Sept. spring very ago. Peary's despatch, today from. Indian Harbor -to the Associated Press, gives his first expression concerning the claim of Dr: Cook that >he reached the North Pole almost a year prior to Peary on April 21, 1908. Peary's latest telegram is hardly less notable than" his first announcement which so. absorbed'the attention .of the entire world, as it gives concrete form to the issues already, vaguely outlined in the scientific quarters on the authea-.. ticity of Caok's announcement and the question of "priority in reaching the Pole. At the same tune It is the first expression of opinion from any- one in a position to tknow the facts of the Arctic region on which Dr. Cook's claims are based. It con- tains .direct intimation that Cook ne- ver reached Pole at" all. The despatch from Commander Peary Ws responsive to an enquiry sent bj1 wireless -telegraph to him at Indian Harbor, immediately follow- ing his first announcement. The first message from Peary received by the Associated Press at 12.30 last Mcn- came with such startling sudden- ness that the most urgent were immediately ado'pted to confirm the Pole April 21st, This despatch to Peary was sent within a few minutes of the receipt of Peary's first (telegram announcing his "achieve- ment and it was evidently the first word the explorer received on coming within the range of civilization that Cook had already set up. claim of be- ing the. first discoverer of the Pole. Commander Peary's "embod- ies his views on first hearing 'the news that his announcement of the discovery of the Pole was disputed-by Cook. The attention of Europe! and- Ameri- ca continues to be centred on ,the an- nouncement of the Worth Pole explor- Dr. Cook's lecture at Copenha- gen last night, when he 'had ample opportunity to substantiate his claim was received there and was an indi- cation that it was not accepted as conclusive and this'view is again re- flected today in the increasing sceptic- ism, reported from foreign capitals. Lecture Not Convincing London, Sept. Westminster G-azette says: "Comrcander Peary's statement brings whole dispute to an acute crisis, "'and the atmos- phere of the JTorth Pole is becoming" decidedly sultry with stormy compli- adding that Dr. Cook's lec- ture 'at Copenhagen last night was not altogether convincing. The Pall Mall Gazette remarks: "JSo.lar as Peary is concerned, thpre is no ques- ture last night, did not support his story with any proof v Peary to Wife "I V- 1 New .York, Sept, text- of" Commander c Peary's message to his wife was made public here today "Delayed, by gale, don't ry about Cook. Esquimaux Cook never -left sight of confirms. Meet me at Sydney. "V (Signed) "Bert." r'j Cook's Friend Disbelieves ...New York, Sept. 8. "It is great reluctance that I "can only that Dr- Frederick A. Cook has not made satisfactory explanation. submitted corroborative evidence he has made the ascent of Mount Me- Kinley." Thus ProJaisorHwr- scheU, adjunct Professor of of Colombia University and sealer of mountain today, on his turn from explbratiok-in. the Mountains in _ __ t _ __ _ __ __ Wheat cutting is about completed its absolute authenticity. This was tion whatever of the accuracy of his soon King Separator will order quickly done and the message traced to its source and verified. At the statements. believed in The veteran explorer is his word. Everybody decks cleared for 'action. Crow, one of the pioneers of j same time, an urgent despatch was that he has merely succeeded in this district was married recently in immediately sent to Commaaider Pea- {setting- the crown of completeness to B. C. All extend best wishes for a by cable to Halifax, and thence by i'the lonS and patient work of his life. long and happy married life. land lines and wireless to Indian Har the meanwhile Dr. Cook, in his lee The boys of the Bachelors' Old Bri- bor- asking him for additional par- ?ade are gone now. You can. count ticulars and informing him that "Dr. left Cook arrived at Copenhagen Septem- .them on the fingers of your who still swear alle- h363" claiming to have reached giar.ce to the sour-dough and the 12 i-------------------------------------------- x 14 shack. The following is the report of Wheatland Centre S. D. for The University of Alberta STRATHCONA, ALBERTA j remember, I think.' if j Together they went to the window. 7-Roomed House on Coutts balance suit purchaser Street. cash Beagle Maxwell Land Co., Oliver Block PHONE Southern Alberta Loan Investment Co, GEORGE j: BRYAN Gen. i Thompson Block. Calgary Bryan Block. Lethbridge All Property Listed at Both Offices The best Building Lots on Crabb Street. each Two Lots in per pair A Oottase in North Ward. Offices To Rent i'h Bryan Block MONEY TO LOAN INSURANCE Two good acres close in, and well located for sub- dividing Phone 396 p- THE ALBERTA REALTY EXCHANGE, Bryan Block, Lethbridge ALFALFA three miles from Station good well and honse on property 80 acres .under cultivation; 25 acrei in alfalfa, two crops cut this season already. per acre. Freeman, Macleod and Graham Phone 178 LETHBRIDGE P.O.Box 679 The sun had risen from behind, the. mountains and flooded the -city with light -The morning air was crisp and fragrant: The market place was throng- ed1 with in line in front" women, girls and boys in, a-mass be- hind. They were all absolutely quiet and silent. Opposite where they were was a raised platform of wood, reached by steps from the ground. It was a rostrum for the use of those who sold goods by auction in the market A board oh trestles had been-laid on this, and on the board was stretched the body of the king. At his feet stood .Xukovitch. Behind were Mai von Hollbrandt Zerkovitch and Marie. At the king's head stood Sophy, and Peter Vassip knelt on the ground beside her. She stood like a statue, white and still, but Dunstanbury could see the red star glowing. Lukovitch seemed to have been speak- sound of voice had not reached them through the closed window of the topmost room'in the Inn. He. spoke again loud- ly, but in a very clear voice. "The king lies dead through treach- ery." he said., "In'Slavna the German arranged the the The names are in order of merit. The GUNS who killed the king. Will you have them to rule over you. men of Yol- A "shout of rang out, followed again by absolute silence. drew the ..curved'sword that he wore and raised it in the., air. All the armed men followed his ezample. The rest, with the women and young people, raised their right hands. It was their custom in calling Heaven to witness. "God hears said Lukovitcb, and all the people repeated the'words after him. Dunstanbury whispered to they mean to An eagenMia stirred in his voice. "Listen 1 :He's speaking again." will you have for your Idng, men of asked Luko- vitch. "There is one on whose finger the king has put the silver ring of bailiffs of VoisenL With bis own hind he -set It there before he set It there whan he made her his queen, as you- have heard. Will you have the bailiff of Volseni for your A great shoot of answered SlDL. "Will youj -Sophia for "Sophia for our they cried. Lukovitch raised his sword again. All- raised twords or hands. The emn words "God hears us 1" were spo- from every mouth. Lokoritch tutm. report is based upoi work, regulari- i ty and conduct. Fifth Erdnian, Frank. Kedl 2nd. Third Class-Bessie Kedl 1st Arthur Lucha 2nd, Darrel Hanson 3rd Second Class-Merle Boughman 1st Eva Lueha, 2nd Part II Alexander 1st, John Kulpas 2nd George Kedl 3rd, John Kotkas 4th. Part II Junior Kedl 1st, Ruth Russell 2ua, Helen Russell 3rd. Part I Boughman 1st Flody Lnchia 2nd, Margaret Alexan- der 3rd; Elvira Antijxintti, newly arrived from Finland is making wonderful progress in the study of the English language'. Kindly have these questions an- swered in the Barons items: Is a change of pitchers allowable hi the middle of an innings? May who has once retired i re-enter the game as a pitcher? Ans. Ans. (Ed.) BREAK AWAY From vour daily routine occasion- ally GO HUNTING 'Twill do. you- good to climb hills and jump fences. It will give some of your muscles exercise that you have been neglecting. Gome Here for your Guns and Ammunition Matriculation Examinations begin 21st, Classes open Sep-i tember ,28th: I Courses offered leading to the B. A. and B. Sc. degrees. Teaching will be given in 19U9 in 1st, 2nd, 3rd years in Arts and 1st and 2nd years in Applied Science. Calendars on application. f- For particulars write the President) of the University. 7th Annual NELSON FRUIf" v FAIR SEPTM 22, 23, M Bigger and Better than Ever Cheap Kates on all Trans- portation Lines. Horse Races Sports Free Attractions Do not fail to see the pos- sibilities of the Grlorions Kootenay. C. W. BUSK, Pros.. F. A. STAEKEY. Mgr, D. C. McMoEBis. Secy. Box 95, Nelson, B.C And your bag be filled for your homeward journey. Sporting Bonds Co, The only store in Lethbridge that handles sporting goods exclusively MONARCH GRAIN CO. REFERENCE: BANK OF MONTREAL Members Winnipeg Grain Exchange and Toronto Board of Trade. Representing exporters, New York, Boston, Chicago Montreal .and Toronto. Also millers in Ontar o, and largest flax handlers in America. We do mot ask you to ship your grain unless bur prices are better than other dealers. Write for any information, and get our card On. prices. Ord-ers on Winnipeg options carefully executed on reasonable margins. James Jeffers In an Irish Comedy Sketch In' Another Fuhriy Sketch, entitled A Furnished Room To Let." Their farewell week. Little Teddy, everybody's pe PICTURES 1 King's Messenger 2 Making; Moving Pictures PRICES AND 25c FIRE INSURANCE. FARM LOANS AT 8 PER CENT. I WITHIN SIGHT OF THE CITY N. E. Sec. 26, Tp. 8, Rge. _ N. W. Sec. 28, Tp. 8, Rge. To Ranch, suitable for dairy The H. Macbeth Agency Apply to T. M. EVANS, The Alberta Railway and Irrigation Co. LETHBRIDGE. ;