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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 9, 1912, Lethbridge, Alberta Monday. September 0, LETHBRTIX5E DAILY HERAT T> ALL GOOB DEALERS SELL I The Gurney-Oxford Enthusiast The.housewife who a has daily experience with knows the way it economy and efficiency of a Gurney-Oxford Enthusiast. The Gurney-Oxford Range is the sum total of 70 years experience in stove construction. It it a big, handsome stove, that works constantly and ,unfnilingly for its owner's satisfaction. It stands guard over her-interests, conserving her time and energy, effecting a. daily saving in coal, adding to the household economy and increasing the pleasure which comes from a smooth-running and well-ordered household. That's why she enthusiastically recommends the Gurney-Oxford whenever the question conies up. She wants her friends to learn, what she knows to be a fact, that a Gurney-Oxford Range is a good housewife's most valuable and cherished possession. Phone 761 Lethbridge, Alia. WAS EVINCED MONTREAL GAVE PREMIER BOR- DEN A HEARTY, .NON-PARTI- ZAN. WELCOME Montreal, Sept. more en- thusiastic welcomes have been ac- corded to vtiiy Canadian Prime Minis- ter than those which have been ac- corded the, Hon. R. L. Itorden, since he landed at Quebec Friday l.irt. .There, irrespective of political' com- plexion, his welcome was hearty and tint-lire and his 'triumph in the centre of Liberalism has been repeated at Lethbridge Monumental an, ___ uumc AND NEEDS, Props Importers of 'Scotch Granite 8tU St, S., near 3rd, Ave, Lothbrldgo. YOU WILL BENEFIT BY GETTING OUR PRICES Three-Rivers and was one of the out- standing features of the demonstra- tion accorded him in Montreal Satur- (lay night. Personality has not enter- ed into all these triumphs'for Liber- al and Conservative alike have done him homage for the qualities he dis- played while abroad and for the mau- ner in which lie represented Canada. A t all the receptions lie held since his return the partisan element lias been eliminated. The series 01 wet-, comes throughout have been spontan- eous tributes to the PreurJer 'as a leader and a man. The spirit of thousands who lined the wharf and long route seemed one of sincerity and the tribute paid was appreciated by Premier Borden, who in a brief address at the landing slatre and at the reception in the tVindsoc hotel, expressed his pleasure at he- ing home again'. The keynote of both his utterances in reply to addresses from the Mayor -was for an entente conliale which exists between Uie two- nations and between the two great races of 'this country. So large was the crowd afc the in- formal reception in the hotel '.'li.al the original intention of baying iln Premier spnak from one of the win- dows to the dense crowd whicl thronged; Dominion square was aban- doned as tho time in which iie niu Mrs. Borden bad lo catch the ir for Ottawa was rim close. Even af- ter the Premier ami bis party had parted' the members from the Mari- time provinces continued the gather- ing, Hon. 31 if. Haznn acting as chair- man. Tn. the course of an address lit of his, chief's-reception in Eng- tttidt.liu bud visited at one of the most, critical times in it? history. Mr. Hazcn referred to the future development of Atlantic r.ml Pacific ports, stating that in the solution of transportation problems no tiling would ho done in a niggardly fashion. The Premier went to Ottawa on the. "Soo" train, reaching home at a.m. DUKE SAW GREAT CROPS OF GRAIN Spent Saturday at Glei- chert Which Included 90 Mile Auto Spin- Calgary, Sept. 8. Their Iloyal Highnesses hud an interesting day of it yesterday. The Ducliuss and Prin- cess Patricia remained hi Calgary, while the Duke went out on the Uoy- al train to Gleichen, fifty miles-east of Calgary, and motored out from that point in a .wide circuit over iho htm his first opportunity of seeing, except from the train, an expanse o! western country. The runs which had Ijeen planned from previous points on the tour were abandoned on account of bad weather. Yesterday's motor run afforded him views of wheat fields, spreading to the sky-rim, with the heavy crop al- ready largely in .the stook and with cutting operations in progress. Oats, barley and flax were also seen, and during the day motors passed 'urge lierjs of cattle grazing on the slopes in the vicinity of the water courses. "Many fine bunches of horses were al-. seen. The motor run was wholly undulating plains to view tlm trrigs- j s tion works of the Southern Alberta through the great acrea across which Irrigation company. The Royal I'v.ini the. water is to be carried more than a hundred miles to the company's acres. It was an ideal day for such an expedition, the interest being heightened by the fact that tii order to save time and give His Royal was preceded to Gleichen by -he .spe- cial train carrying 'the 'Canadian ag- ticy party, including' Mr. Arthur Grenfell, Kir Ronald Lane, Sir Wil- liam Garstin, Sir Arthur -Lawlcy, Sir Charles Lord Lord Stanhope, Lord Hyde, Major Malcolm Murray and a number of guests, including Premier Sifton, Hon. C. Cross, Attorney-General of Alberta Hon. C. R; Mitchell, Minister of Public Works; J. McGregor, Manager of the Southern Alberta Land company A. C. New- ton and J. itain. When the Koyal train arrived at Icichen, where'there was a gaily decorated arch, an address, of .wel- come was read to His Royal High- ness, to which he responded. school children of Gleichen made aj pretty sight drawn lip in a circle, ;iml 1 the Duke went amongst .them, speak- ing to them and shaking hands with .hern. Isaac Allen, a boy who ed the life saving medal for having rescued another Gleichen boy, victor .ieaupre. from, drowning, was prcscnt- :d to the Duke as was also Victor iUcaupre, and His Royal Highness shook hands with both. _ 90-Mile Trip The start on the motor jaunt was made at half past ten with the inj .ention of being back at Gleichen for luncheon at half past one. But it half past four when the string of a dozen motors, after having covered IB 90 miles, arrived at the hand- somely decorated Slarquee in Gleieh- en where the luncheon was served. The'Duke was delighted with "Hjs day on the plains, which as lie re- marked in the pleasant little speech made at the luncheon, had given Highness the greatest possible variety of views, the trails were several times departed from, and short cuts made, the procession of motors hav- ing more than once to retrace its course to find a better way round a hill or across a valley. This was specially enjoyed by the Duke, who] jocularly spoke of it as an experjenc of being lost on the plains. Served Together At luncheon, after the motor run the health of His Koyal Higuncs was proposed by Sir Ronald, who in the course of a brief aud most felici tous speech recalled the days when the Duke and he were subalterns to gcllicr in the rifle brigade in Canada being stationed-at Montreal, and re marked that if any man had predict ed in those days the present develop menfc in 'Western Canada he w.oulc have been set down as a visionary In replying to Sir Ronald's speech the Duke also indulged in remimsc ences, recalling one experience whic' he and Sir Ronald had together a: young men, when they were nearl; drowned at the mouth of the Seine speaking of the great irrigation work; which had .been visited during th day, he confident belie that as a result.of that magnificentlj planned system there would be iai mouse developments of prosperous ?g ricultural activity throughout th vast area of richly fertile soil'sout east of the area traversed in tbi motor run, thus to he served with an assured provision of water. Unreserved AUCTION SALE of HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE At 327 Eleventh Street 8, (Ashmead St.') TO-MORROW at 130 p.m. TJio following line of first-class will be sold without re- sorve at the above time and place: Solid Oak Dining; Room Suite, comprising: Buffet __ Set Pining Chairs Extension table (4' leaves) China Cabinet Couch, caipet, grass easy chairs, handsome clock, etc. White Enamel Dresser and Stand; Brass Mounted Bedstead Sjuing and Mattress, Chairs, Curtains, Blinds, Ware, etc. Kitchen Cabinet, Success Cabinet, Large Kefrigerator, Souvenir, Range in first class condition, Kitchen Utensils, Crockery, 'Glass- ware and other articles necessrtiy in connection with housekeeping, Also a piactically new and up to date Singer Sewing Machine. All of the abtne is in first class condition and of high grade order and is for abiolule without resen TERMS CASH AND D. BALMORAL BLOCK PHONE 1425 'JAS. B. GIBBON, AUCT. DUTCH CAPITALIST SAYS WAR CAN BE AVERTED ierman and British Peo- ple Will Think Twice Before Making Step OWEN SOUND M.D. DEAD Owen Sound, Out., Sept. .U- Inn Cameron, Owon Sound, physician, died today, ajjnd Ho flfimc hero in IS.vl, and prac- ticed iinl.il tho present y-aar, Edmonton, Sept. P. W. Bon- Jiiuis de Vriea, a banker of The Hague, Holland, and director of the Mortgage Bank of 'Can- ada, announced in Edmonton that more than of Holland cap- ilal will be invested in the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan the com- ing year. The company has already placed, of Dutch money in the two provinces, and, the banker added, the returns are highly satis- factory. Tbe head offices are in Win- nipeg, (he business in the Edmonton district being handled by the Nation- al Trust Company, the Royal Trust company and the Standard Trust, com pany. Discussing the possibilities of war between Germany and England, Dr de Vries said: '-The economic interests of Europe are so deeply involved in the main tenance of international peace that am forced to believe that the govern ments of 0-ermany and Great Britain w'iil think twice before going to war Tbe commercial classes of both na- tions realize that their best inter- ests He in peace." The banker however intimated that the influence of the armament mak- ers and the newspapers is strong. "The newspapers of Germany an-d Elugland are he added, "and undoubtedly much anti-German sentiment is expressed in the English newspapers and the same thing prob- ably is true of the German press. Powerful newspapers, which inflame international distrust and jealousies, might lead to complications, in spite of the efforts of the mercantile cs to eliminate Uie economic waster of war." HOUSE FLIES are hatched in manure and revel in filth. Scientists have discovered that they arc largely rcsprmsiblc for the spread of Tuberculosis, Typhoid, Diphtheria, Dysentery, Infantile Diseases of the Bowels, etc. livery packet of will kill more flics than 300 sheets of sticky paper. This is Dr. de Vries'. first visit to Canada. Ho has visited the city of Quebec, which bo was desirous of seeing on account of Us historical as- sociations. Then be proceeded to Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg and Sas- katoon, afterward coining to Edmon- ton and continuing the' journey tn CaJRary, Vancouver and other oitiea on the Pacific coast. "Much as I have liefiril df the Can- ndian west before leaving; Europe, j vast as has been the volume of Euro- j pean capital placed In western Can- adian securities, handsome at) have been the returns, I must admit that the jounifty has been a rev-ela- tion to me. The manner in which 1 the cities of Northwest have been I built up. Indicates prosperity of the most, abiding kind. j "Edmonton, lias a most beautiful site for the making of an Ideal 'city. This natural asset alone should be of the greatest value. I believe, judg- ing by tho surrounding country, and Lh-e trade possibilities, that Edmonton will grow to bo a largo city. "The ncople of the Netherlands are awakening lo tho opportunities to.be found in ho continued. "Wo consider Canadian sonurlfloR safe in- vestments because values aro increas- ing rapidly in town and country, Ed- ory tiling depends, ho'wover, upon whe-i ther the placing of money is capablj carried.out. ;We like farming proper ties beet; a little safer 01 the whole than properties in thj towns. "From what I- have learned of the country I "that nothing reta-ru your progress unless should -break out in Europe. If wa is declared, or a serious crisis should occur the flott' of funds to Canada the development .of the Canadian northwest may be retarded for a it would be only.'for a time. There can be no doubt as tc the permanence of the prosperity o the Canadian west. In any event the progress of the Canadian, west is as sured." NO ONE WILL SERVE PUBLIC HOSMER SCHOOL ELECTORS DiS- TRES8INGLY APATHETIC- NEWS OF PASS TOWN Hosmer, Sopt. H. B. Ful ler and Miss Grange left on Saturday evening; for a visit to Winnipeg other points. Elsie Robson, one of the pupils the Hosmer school, bad the misfor tune to meet with an accident in tin play, ground on Friday last, which might have ended much, more serious ly; It appears that she was walking on top of the school fence, a gymnas tic feat strictly forbidden the child ren, when she fell to the ground. The child was quickly taken to her home and with Dr. Gillesple in attendance is doing well. Owing to the bad weather and the departure of some of the players, II looks as if the tennis tournaments tho Hosmer Tennis club will have to be abandoned for this year. The special meeting which was held at the school house on Saturday morn- ing lust for the purpose of electing throe trustees was to all intents anil purposes a failure, and it is more than likely that Hosmer in the very near future will be faced by the possibility of having school closed; that such state of things is possible is cer- tainly a disgrace to the community; the only people present at the meet- ng- were the three late trustees, auditor, Mr. H. M. H.. May the dist- trict school inspector, and one, in- dependent rate-yayer. Neae si these present were Willing to undertake the hankless duties of a trustee, so, in iccordance with the school "act, .a pet- tion signed by five ratepayers has )een presented to the Inspector, ask- ng him to appoint trustees to carry the school bushiest. What meas- ure of success he is likely to meet with in tho undertaking' cannot of course be prophesied, but judging from the absolute lack of interest dis- played by the people of the locality 1 range; 3 cook stoves 2 boating stoves Coal oil stove 3 dressers and wash stand iron beda, springs and mat- tresses 2 oak buds, springs and rnit- U-esees 1 round oak extension table 4 centre tables; 2 kitchen tables- 2 pedestals 6 dining room chairs. 4 kitchen chairs J leather upholstered rocker. 1- American rocker. j 1 small oak rocker. j 1 kitchen cupboard. 2 drop-head sewing 1 Japanese screen. G small rugs. 6 carpet squares. Boilers, Wash tuba Blankets; comforters, Weigh scales 's sheets, pillow slips. Fur robe. Feather pillowy. Glaeswarq Fancy covers Crockery, utensils, And other articles too numerous to mention AM Goods Nearly New TEflMS GUS MEIDIQ, AUCTIONEER Auction Sale i Ave. S. (Courtland )on WEDNESDAY NEXT At 2.30 o'clock Prompt Frank Waddington instructed A. II. Whitmore, will sell by; public auction on the promises as above the whole of the high-class HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE etc., including: Very superior set of solid oak dining and 1. arm chair) upholstered in edlid hog-skta; solid dak small roll top desk; solid lounge, all leather; lounge hammered bronze ooal scuttle; 2 water color dnwings by trass, R. A.; 3 genuine Turfey rage; Donegal rue, Oriental oar- pets, solid marble time piece (8 day) set book shelves, large quan- tity hooks Including complete works of Dickens, 19 vol., 8 vote, cyclopedia, 4 vols.-Life and Time of-Queen Mahogany dresBor and tvo very superior modern English oak and mahogany beds, fitted with patent steel springs and hair mattresses and assortment of expensive bed linen, utensils, crock- ery, etc. A prompt attendance is respectfully requested. FRANK WADDINBTON, AUCTIONEER PHONES OFFICE: Room 4, Dominion Blook AUCTION SALE of HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE In the Dominion Block, the Court Hoy Sixth Strait Sept. 11, at 2 p.m. PUTSBIAEON MAYOR GAYNOR generally, it is very doubtful if Mr. May will find throe individuals who will be willing to accept the appoint- ments; should'- be fail in so doing', thcro will be of course no alternative but to close the school, as it is mani- festly impossible to carry it on with- out the appointment of trustees, However Mr. May will no doubt do all in bis power to smooth over the present dilliculty, and for the sake of the chiWren concerned, we wish him all success in his efforts. With re- gard to equipment and construction the Hoemcr school Is one of tho moat up-to-date in the whole district, and it would indeed be a thousand pities to 3ee such n building cease to fulfil .lie purpose for which it wns oroctecJ, nit with such careless Indifference as n being, at present displayed, that really seems to bo thv only alto-mat-; New York, Sept. C. 1'iyen, deposed police Inspector, on trial charged with making false state- ments reflecting on Police Commis- sioner Waldo, intimated on the wit- ness stand today that the official stenographer's report of MB conversa- tion with Waldo, wherein the alleged false statements were made, had been tampered with. "I don't believe I said any such he declared. "I don't beliovo the record is correct." Hayes admitted he had made sev- eral raids whore there was no dis- order apparent on the outside. "Why did you do be was asked. "I had received a from citizens." A .lettor from Commissioner Waldo to Hayes, tho latter said, embodied Mayor Gaynor'a directions that police- men should discontinue the old meth- od of getting evidence against dis- orderly houses from the inside of such houses, vul A stop to the practice. In tho previously stated de- clared he had disregarded Mayor nor's orders, The letter was placed in evidence. It -embodied a declara. tioa Imputed to Mayor Gaynor that the passing of men in numbers to and. from houses harboring 'women should bo taken as evidence that the houses disorderly. This Hayea said helped support his contention that iu refraining from raidiug houses whora there was no such evidence he was upholding Mayor Gaynpr's policy. AN HOUR BEFORE WEDDINQ Cumroao, Sept, 'hour vfous to the time appointed for wedding, A. S. Laridwlk, oC Hardisty, was suddenly taken ill., Hla In-law. fortunately, was in tho'house, and sent out a hurry call for help. The bride and sister wens' brought In, and Dr. Callbeck wm apfledlly in attendance, but all ei'forlfl proved In ,vuin, for at the pointed for life wedding, taudwlfc passed away. Mr. Landwik had ab throo o'clock taken his sister to the homo of the bride, and various gussts were in attendance. The news a shock to all, ;