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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 12, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta (Tuesday, September TIIE.EETHBRIDGK DAILY Page 3. (r We have been appointed ngents for Loth- bridge and district The Security Trust Co. Limited OF CALGARY This company has unlimited funds to loan and has an Advisory Board in this city, so that loans can be out through with very little delay. F. C. Lowes Co. Owners and Sole R. V GIBBONS CO. OH WHY PAY KENT WHEN SUCH PROPO- SITIONS AS THESE CAN BE HAD Six roomed cottage, pantry ana bathroom, water and light, close in. Price cash, balance per month, Thia house is new and in good condition. .North Letkbridge Realty Co. PHONE 636 Two Lots on Ernest Street the pair Easy terms Kerr Insurance and Coal HULL BLOCK. Next. A.R. I. Financial, Real Estate and Insurance Agents Macdonald Block Lethbridge Do you want to Sell Your Land? I have clients with money who want good buys Bring in your listings at once W. R. DOBBIN, Agent for Averjr Machine Co. 310 7th, Street Lethbridge, Aha LOOK THIS UP Lots 34 and 35, Block 26, Duff Addition, near Queen Victoria Park, on water and sewer, at the pair. Terms. FOB SALE That most desirable 7 roomed, fully modern bungalow, standing on two 63113th St. South (Westminster Terms arranged. The H. MACBETH AGENCY JN9URANCE LOANi BROTHERS Of Two Conservative Members Out Stumping for Reciprocity Windsor, Ont., Sept. 1 Wigle, a life-long Conservative, i South ICsse.v, Is taking the slump To reciprocity, and will speak in hot j rlding-a of the county, lie his first appeanincG .at Teeumseh to night. Mr. Wigle Bat .for two term in the Commons under Sir John A Macdonald. His invasion of the nort riding is regarded as a body blow t the Conservatives, as a brother, S. Wiglo, la managing tho cnmpaig of Mr. WIlcox, the Conservative cur dldalc. Joseph Durocher, a staunch Conger vatlvo, of Sandwich West, who is on' of the market gardeners, i supporting reciprocity. So Is Olive Keaume, atorotherof Hon. Dr. Ueaum. Minister of Public Works for Ontario He is one of the moremost farmer in Anderdon'Township. Pat Marenlnette, a former Reeve o Sandwich AV'est, and for years Con servatlve vice-president, Is also !inc( up for reciprocity. Practically all the fruit growers o both North and South Essex repudiat the utterances of President Dillwortli of Ontario Vegetable Growers Association, W. W, B. Ilillborn, of Leamington one of the largest fruit growers in the province, haa fssed a signed lettwr I: favor of reciprocity from the stand point of his particular business, am says it will also levm prices for th consumer. A CONTEST ON IN BATTLEFQRD Champagne to be Oppos ed'by'Mf-' Howell, Conservative South Battleford, Sept. developments in the political situation here, is that Mr. McManus, the form er Independent Liberal candidate, has withdrawn, and stated his intentioi of stumping In the interests of Mr Champagne, the .nominee of the Lib oral convention. This action is due to the fact that Howell, who' latelj withdrew .as Conservative candidate has again entered.the field, oh advice from Ottawa; He states that ever} seat must be contested. The aver sion of Mr. McManus and his friends to menace the interests of reciprocitj by a three-cornered fight, is thV'canse of his retirement. It is now confident- ly expected here that Mr. Champagne will secure the largest majority in this election, owing to his personal record and the strong feeling in favor of re- ciprocity. CHAMPION NOTES Champion, Sept. The enumera- tors and other election officials are busy these days hunting up every ,tray voter. The meeting announced for last Fri- day did not 'eventuate. But. in the near itnre 'we shall have a Liberal gath- ering here. Labor Day was observed in, Cham- .ion quietly. We have no organized abor here. Donald Paterson, of Lethbridge, will each school here for a while. A party of harvesters from Ver- ont struck Champion last week end. lot of them soon found work. .Messrs. .Wettings, and Richard, of Boston, Mass., are out on the Wright ranch for a while... Rev. R- Fairweather, pi' Toronto, is in Champion on a short visit.. We Tvake up and go to. sleep these days with the sound of the b.uilders1 hammer. Champion ia growing! A sermon suitable to Labor Day spirit was preached in the church on Sunday. The pastor dwelt on the re- lation of Christianity to Democracy, Born: To Mr. and Mrs. John Mc- BUFFUM Praises Lethbridge, Al berta and Canada; The Fair Also Professor Buff H m returned Mondaj 'culture expert, who acted as judge ol grains ind grasses at the bath-bridge Fair, evidently .thinks Lcthbrldge, Al 'herta, and Canada are all right. The tWorltind (Big Morn County, Wyo.) Grit, interviewed him, and said: Professor Bufftim refurined Mond; 'of (his we-ek from a trip into Canada where lie was called as judge of the grains and grasses at the Southern Alberta Fair, held at Lothbridge. He took with him v" exhibit of his new grains, and sold a (juantlty of Im- proved Winter Enimer to Canadian farmers. When The Grit asked for a state' ment about his trip, lie said: who stay at home are apt to think there is not much outside of America but Canada is really one of the largest places out of doors, and with reciproc- ity its agriculture promises to wield a large influence over the bread ques- tion this' side of the line. Wheat successfully grown for a distance of seven hundred miles north of the Ca- nadian border, and the Minister of Ag- riculture, the Hon. Duncan Marshall, told me there are- one hundred million acres of tillable land in Alberta alone. That northwest country lias thousands of our most progressive and energetic American farmers and hard winter and spring wheats of the highest qual- ity are produced. New dry farming methods makes possible the profitable tillage of millions of acres, and this extensive grain farming will make the northwest country the bread basket of the continent. Dry fanning is most successful at high altitudes and north- ern latitudes. This reminds me that Lethbridge is the logical place to hold the n-axt Dry Farming Congress. The people there want it, are able to take of the convention, with both funds and accommodation, .and they are going to Colorado Springs this fall with two special trains of delegates and exhibits. Wyoming members should help them secure the 1911! congress, for the movement has be- come truly International. Canada Is a great grass and live 'tacit country. They need a fatten-- g grafa to feed live stock, and I be- ieve th fa to feed eWinter Emmer will be very valuable to them. Tho.-JJethbridge Fair was a great rc-oss; and the manner in which the management financed ami builded the inside of three months' time is a remarkable exampKa-of Western re- souicu and energy. CONFERENCES AT PINCHER CREEK a daughter. Congratula- Doiigall, iions! A crowd of the boys were out duck shooting recently. Good bags were the order of the day. Mr. Grey, government boiler-inspect- or, is in town this week, working nt the various boilers, ere they start out on the season's heavy work. The main trail through Champion receiving a llttlo attention. It will bo easier to travel by and bye. The Ladies' Aid will meet at Mrs. Wright's, this coining Thursday. A correspondence Is going on .vhich may give Champion a i.mop of. the Alberta llaugers. We have all sorts of raw material, and a liltlo .'rlciidly assistance from the you'urs tli'tt bo will give our boys a chviuce to tip and show what they can do. Some of the towns people sent in a petition for a mounted policeman. Wo are not real wicked, but "an ounce of prevention IB worth u, pound of pure.' Tho locsl cpmp M. W. A. hud special social and musical night on Wednesday last, joyed by all. A good time was en- A London elerjo'man hag protested against fight, or i moving pictures of It, being permit- Pincher Creek, Sept. meeting if the Pincher Creek district Licensed Victuallers' Association was held he Arlington Hotel on'Thursday ernoon, on the occasion of the prov ncial president and'secretary beln n town on that date. The gather in; ;vas more of n social character thai therwise, though while business wa n progress it was impressed on al 'resent that the aim of the associa ion was for the betterment of con itfons among hot-els and strict com liance with the laws of the prov nee. A meeting of the .tlireshermen lis district was held at the King Motel on Saturday afternoon he object of the meeting was to or ahize an association for mutual ben 'it to its members. Over a dozen hreshermen were present, and it was ?cided to hold another meeting on aturtiny next, when an association fay possibly lie formed. A big Liberal rally is to bo held in 10 Ouera House on 'Monday evening September IS, when Dr. Warnock, the reciprocity candidate, will be present To all appearances, this will be the final political meeting held here he- fore polling day. On Friday lasf, Magistrate Martin disposed of three police cases in short ord-er. John .Murphy was sentenced to two with hard labor, in Lethbridge Jail, for vagrancy. A "drunk tfnd fighting" case was soak- ed and coats, while a "drunk and disorderly" escaped with S5 and costs.' Magistrate Martin has express ed hia determination to wipe out the vagrancy nuisance, which haa existing in town for some time, anil the police are doing their utmost to assist, him in carrying out his pur- FARMERS: Have you secured your winter wheat for fall seeding If not, call and examine our grade of Turkey Red" It is No. 1 seed in respect Double cleaned, in wheat sacks, only We will offer McLaugh tin Carriages, Democrats and Deli very Rigs for the next two mon ths at a BIG CASH DISCOUNT Look over our large stock before it is further reduced Fish and Tudhope Wagons We are offering our stock of these standard makes at practically cost prices to clear. 7 his is your opportunity to buy a wagon at rock- bottom figure HYDE LAUNDERS pose. coo! lights and mornings, we are enjoying idea! Sunny Alberta wea- ther here once more, and work In the grain fields is going on apace. Only one touch of frost has been perlonceti here since harvesting oper- ations comittiFlofld. Miss Elsie McNabb and David Gil- ruth, who left here for Lethbridge the last day of August, en matrimony bent, -returned hero lust week In due season ns bride ami groom. "Seth Thornlny, of the Macleod Ad- vertiser, spent the week end with his HI rents and' relatives here. Fourteen men were drowned by the of a schooner, fhft Whisper, off the coast of Nicaragua, on Satur- day. WARNING GIVEN SIR J. P. WHITNEY Ontario Conservative Cen sures Premier and Pre- diets a Landslide 'Jas.'Whitncj B beginning to discover that his ac ivc campaign against reciprocity-is lot of his own arty friends.' One of them, Mr. 0, nobinaon, a Hamilton traveller, ent.hinj yesterday, the following let- er; "I will predict for you the great- st defeat for the Conservative party ver was known. I travel out of To- on to to'Montreal, and west to Wind- er, and I'am'in touch with the peo- ple. nothing more nor ICES than a landslide." Mr. Robinson adds: people are thoroughly disgusted at the. part -you arc taking in the campaign. You were elected by the Liberals, not by the Conservatives. I am a Conservative myself, hut I am, and thousands pf others are, going to vote for Laurier and reciprocity." GOOD SERVICES INBAPTISTCHURCH Mr. Clarke, the .evangelist, at tna Fifth avenue Baptist Church, North Lethhrklge, had a, very successful day iunday. In the morning he poached to an interested audience on the text "Ye shall be witnesses unto Acts At the evening service lie preached to a spell-bound audience that filled .the building to its ty, on the familiar text "What will T do then with .Tesus which is called After bis ntroductfon, Mr. Clarke dealt with this question, showing, first, .vas every-body's question, that it "iino to the strong man and the weak nan. the rich man and the poor man, he learned and unlearned man, alike. After showing that all must, deal vjth Jesus, he answered the question who this Jesus is by saying that He that voice of authority on rt-lig- on for. which the world had waited long. That He.was the only Sav- our that tjie world had. He then lointcd out that all must do some- I hing with Jesus, and dealt, with (lie i innner in which some people (rent j esus, saying thai some pcop'r trifle Ith the whole affair, but lit? plainly et forth t libt to trilie with Jesus s to make light of life; to trifle with ity toward our own flesh blood: o play with death and all the nnrer- ifnties which attend it. In closing, If, Clnrkc made an earnest appeal for len not 16 trifle with JORHH, lint to nawer the question rightly by ac- opting His finished work. Mrs. Scalbloom, the Swedish wocf soloist, very imprcuKivcly sang solo, "Whore Is my wandering 05- in the Swedish language. Mr. Clnrkc remains with tho church ach night, thli weolc. SPONGE Thrown Up by Conserva- tive Candidate; Admits Pact Will Carry Windsor, Sept. splendid poli- tical meeting was held at Belle "Hirer last night, when mora than a hundred j voters from Belle River and the stir- I rounding country crowded themselves info the town hall to hear tho Issues of the day discussed by parliamentary :ndidates from the two parties. Mr. Oliver Wilcox, the Conservative candidate in the north riding of Es- sex, created the sensation of the even- ing in his speech when fie emphatic- ally declared that he believed the .Lib- eral government would be returned to power and that reciprocity would come Into force. "What difference does it he isked. "I believe that Laurier will carry the country, and you will have and therefore a vote for no will not matter." Other speakers of the evening .V. Dewar, the Liberal candidate, A.F. lealy and T. fteaume of -Montreal. Dr. Dewar made an exceptionally h'o and received a wirm yf.lvome at the hands the kiiy.o SOW ISLAND Meat of all the grain is cut in this ocality and the farmers are wearing smile which won't come off. George Cay, a well-to-do farmer liv- ng oust of How Island, lias oats six, ect tall which old (liners say will hresh 100 bushels per acre. The local OfUlfcllowa Lodge is con- cmplnting starting :i brunch of the Ic'hekahs. The C. P. R. has a large gang of nen at work on the new depot which 3 certainly going to he a dandy. The Taylor Milling Co. are making ood progress with their new elnvat- rs. Of nil the bumper crops How Inland has the bum pur- lins it been raining around How Islaml? Well, yes; it .started to rain on Sunday morning, Sept. 3rd; iind didn't quit until Thursday noon, Sept. 7th. The local Liberal Association mem- bers are In high glee for hardly R day pulses but what. old Tory calls :iroumi and joins the run Its. Grain and Eleva- tor Insurance Fidelity Bonds Employers' Liability Handled by this office with- out delay. Money to Loan H. J. H. Skeith Phone 1343 Opp. Alexandra Hotel Special Two lots on Seventh Ave. S. First-class site for residence The Cascaden Land Co, Room 3 Macdonald Block. FLOODS IN KANSAS AND MISSOURI Sherlock St. Some Snaps For Quick Buy lols very close to water and sewer, Victoria I'ark, at Each............. 2 lols, corner, Block Z-l, Dutf, at each...... feet on lane, close In, for 2 lots, McDuff Street, water and sewer, at each. Kansas City, Se.ut. the re- sult of heavy rains which have been falling almost unceasingly for the last' twelve hours, many small' streams throughout western Kansas and west- ern Missouri aro -toninhVoiil, of their banks and thousand? of- r-ores of bot- tom land -are Bivbmsrccd. At Rend Mo., the-alrcels were over- flowed and H brideo over a small creek was washed away. The angina and tender of work train-went into the flood but nons worojnjnrod. The and fireman Jumped Into tho river and swam lo safety. THE Dowsley-Muihern Land Co. ;