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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 13, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta THE LETHBRIOQC DAILY HERALD, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, IMS. X FOR SEVENTEEN YEARS The Quality of This Tea Has "LOOMED UP Conspicuously Above a Hundred IMITATORS BLACK-MEvEJJ- 40cr, oOc. and 6bc. At all grocers -GREEN per pound TEA MACLEOD (From the Advertiser) The Council meeting report says: At the' opening of the session cor- respondence relative to the proposed C. P. E. drain, was read. Supt. Chud- leigh sent a letter conveying the prac- tical assurance that the drain -would convey nothing but waste water used to wash out engine boilers, and no sewage. He intimated that if per- mission' to lay it was witli- held the company would close the Macleod round house, ex- cept for the" ocasional use of the turn- table .and transfer the crews else- where, Dr! Kennedy said that the water was quite harmless and with this as- surance the council voted that the town's objection be withdrawn. The drain wil empty into the river four hundred feet below the intake oi the water .works: A .letter -from Dr. H. Nybett, announcing that a detachment of the 18th Field Ambulance, with himself in command, would be formed in Mac- leod, and asking permission to use "one of the rooms in the fire hall for a headquarters, and as a lecture, reading and club room, was read and' referred. 'The old Macleod house has been purchased by Jim Lock, the enter- prising Second Avenue Rertauanter, who will place it on 16th St. and con- vert it into a lodging" house. J. S. Lambert was invited to, go to Calgary to be one of the guard of honor to welcome Lord Strathcona, and wear his old uniform of the Strath cona Horse, which gave so good an account of itself in South Africa. Lambert, had he been able to. go, would most likely have been the He was sergeant-major in the command. The Macleod Advertiser congratu- lates the Methodist Congregation of this town, and its pastor on the growth and prosperity by the pros- pective engagement of the church. We hope that the time NffiU speedily come -when a new and will in a position to produce this latter tonnage, Monday morning a slight, "but ra- iher singular accident occurred on the C. P. R. It was just about the hour of the opening of the. baby, show on tlu> b.ill grounds. Freight'locomo i243 was heading east on the I siding. Near the switch a high tie! caught the pilot and crumpled it up] like a piece of paper. The train was moving very slowly, or far greater damage might navy resulted. Hon. William Jennings Bryan will spe-ak at Leah bridge October 20th, Still, it is the opinion of the Times no Mr. Bryan cannot expect to in the presidential of 1912. SOHPY OF KRAVONIA By Anthony Hope Author Of "The Prisoner Of haadsome church edifice will be ob- tainable, i An attempt was made tv set fire to flic old Chronicle office sometime Thursday night of last week. A buck et of water extinguished, the blaze but if it had not been fortunately detected at the' outset the building might have been destroyed or con- siderably damaged. The ladies of the Church gave a reception last evening at the home of Mr. and Airs. Wm. Galbraith, in: honor of Collins, who is leaving the town io go to Fernie, B.-C. The house was very tastefully decorated with flowers" and there were about sixty people pres- ent. M'r. G. H. Altham presided at the piano which he handled in his well known skillful manner and Miss Collins obliged with several songs, during the evening Mr. A. E. Torrie read the address, "and Miss Gardner presented the purse to_JMiss Collins which were tokens of the es- teem which, was felt. Over fifty cent, of in the Macleod district is" free from dam- age and will grade "high, the balance has been slightly -damaged by the frost owing' to the lateness of "the season and will grade around No. 2 and No. 3, however, this district is much bettei than the surrounding -dis- tricts. The Macleod Milling Co. re- port having already handled about bushels, although the farmers are iv.t rushing the grain in. HOSMER (From the Times) Monday morning, Labor Day. there floated forth fiom an. 80-foot pole, near the tennis court, a beautiful English flag 18 x 6 feet-in size. This is -a gift to the town from C. H. H ta- mer for whom the lively and pros- perous village is named. The mine is producing about 450 tons of mine run coal per working day. and this output will be gradual- ly increased until it reaches to tons per day. It will, however, be two or more years before the mine CARDSTON NOTcS Cardbton, Sept. Milton is rejoicing at the arrival of a fine baby girl to his house. Moth- er and child doing nicely. The water tank in the upper -part of the court house commenced to leak on the. 8th inst. This tank, contains about three hundred gallons of water kept for fire protection. Two tin- smiths made some repairs on-the. tank but not the ceiling the Corridor had.been badly soaked. Principal 3. W. Law is confined to Ms bed with what appears to be typhoid fever. The case may take two or three days for development yet. Daily Herald's Patterns 3035 EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK INCORPORATED 1859. CAPITAL AND RESERVE A general Banking business" transacted Accounts of Mer- chants and Farmers invited Savings Bank Department in connection, deposits of and received and in- terest allowed at. highest current rates. ROUND STREET Old Sage Store J. A. R. ROME? Manager. Lethbridge Branch MISSES' PRINCESS DKESS Paris Pattern No. 303S All Seams Allowed The Princess styles seem to be in- creasing in popularity -as the season advances. This charming model al- j lows of several variations. It may i made with plaited or gathered flounce high or Dutch square .neck, and long: or sleeves. The closing is in the back. The pattern is-in. three to 1-7 years. For a miss of 15 years the dress will xe- j quire 8 1-8 yards of material 24 in-1 elvis wide, 7 1-8 yards 27 inches, "widei! 5 1-4 yards 36 in civ1" ?vide, 43-8 yards 42 inches 3 54 inches wide, with 3-8 yard of allover" lace 18 inches wide. 1 Price of Pattern, 10 cents. The .SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT FFERS the People of Leth- bridge and vicinity CfTheir very complete facilities for the transac- tion of banking business of every: description, with tie assurance that all business entrusted to" them will receive the most careful attention. V CJTheir resources are large, and their experience in handling banking accounts covers a period of more than a half century. Interest is paid on Savings Accounts. Current Accounts opened for Business People on favorable terms. Letters of Credit Issued for Travellers in North America and the East Money Loaned to Responsible People. CAPITAL REST and UNDIVIDED PROFITS ASSETS Letters of Credit Issued Lethbridge Branch Incorporated 1855 W. McEachern" Manager page very thoughtfully. "You'll start at the general asked. "Within an hour." right We trust run no un- necessary risks. Delays might mean new trci-Mes." He belcTout his hand am! shook Le- page's warmly': "Yon must beliove that I respect and your-grief'at the king's death." "Which king, "Oh, oh! King Alexis, of course! We must listen to the voice of 4he nation. Our new king lives and reigns. The voice of the nation, said Lepage dryly, "I'd been suspecting General Stenovics honored the sally with a broad smile. He thought the representatives with colds would be amused if he repeated it. The pat on the shoulder Thich he save was a congratulation. "The animal is so very inarticulate of 'he said. THOUGH.not remote in distance, yet Volseni was apart an-1 iso- lated from all that was hap- pening. Not only was nothing known of thp two great neighbors- nothing reached men in" Volseni of the state of affairs in, Slavna itself. They did not know that the thieves were quarreling about the plunder nor that the diplomatists had taken cold. They knew only that young Alexis reigned In Slavna by reason of their king's, murder and against the will of him who was dead; only that they had chosen Sophia for their queen because she had been the dead king's wife and his chosen successor All the men -who could be spared from labor came; Into the city. They collected what few horses they could. They filled their little fortress with provisions. They could not go to Slav- na, but they awaited with confidence the day when Slavna should dare to move against them into the hills. Slav- na had never been able to beat" them in their owrr hills yet' The bolder "spir- its even implored Lukovltch to lead them down fci a raid on the plains. would sanction no more than.a scouting party to see whether any -movement was in progress from the other side. Peter Vassip rode down with his men to within -i few miles Of Slavna. For result of the expedition he brought back the news of the guns. The great guns, rumor said, had reached Sravonia be in Slavna. :In a week. The rank hardly understood that meant Anger that their destined and darling guns should fall into hostile hands was the feeling up-, permost But the tidings strpr-k their leaders "home to the heart Lukovitch knew what it meant Dunstai? bury, who had served three., yesrs in the army at home, knew very welL Cov- ered by suoh a force as Stafnitz conld bring up; the guns could pound Volsecl to pieces, nnd Volseni conld strike back not n single blow. "And it's Q11 through .her that the guns are here at said Zerfcovitch, with n. sigh .for the Dunstanbury laid Ms hand on.Luko- vitch's shoulder. "It's no he "We must tell her so, and we must make the men understand. She can't let them- have their, homes battered to town with the women and children in all'for "We can't dese't Lukovitch protested. "No. We must get -ber safely away and then submit." Since Dunstanbury had offered- bis services to Sophy he had assumed a leading part His military training1 and his knowledge; of the world gave him an.influence over the rude, simple men. Ljnkovitch looked to hiro for guidance. He had much to say.in preparations Jfor defense. But now he declared, defense to be impossible. "Who'll tell her asked Basil Wil- liamson.'- "We must get her across the fron- said Dunstinbury. St; Peter's we came, Basil. It's an ensy journey, and I don't suppose they'll try to intercept us. Too can send twenty or thirty, well mount- ed men with us, cap't A. small party well mounted is what we shall want" Lukovitch waved his hands sadly. "With the guns against us it.would be a mere If it must.be, let It be as you say, my. lord." His' heart was .very heavy. After generations of defiance .Volseni must bow.to Slavna and his dead lord's will go for nothing. All this was the doing of the great guns. Dunstanbury's argument was sound, but he argued ffom Ms-heart as well as his head. He was convinced that the best service he could render to Sophy was to get her safely out of the country. His heart urged that her safety was the one'and only thing to consider. As she went to and fro among them now, pale and silent, yet always accessible, always ready to lis- ten, to consider and to answer, she moved him with an infinite pity and a growing attraction. life was as though dead.or frozen. It seemed to him as though all Kravonia most be to her the tomb of him whose grave In the little hjilside church "of Volseni she visited so often. An arjlent and over- powering, desire rose In him to rescue her, to drag her torth from these dim cold shades into tie sunlight of rtgain. Then the spell of this frozen grief might broken; then should her drooping revive' and bloom and who ruled nyc, his bearl even the fate of the gallant little city which-harbored them and whose' nothing to him-beside "Sophy. On ber his Sophy's own mind in these days can be gathered only from what others saw. She made no record of it Fallen In an hour from heights of love and hope and exaltation, she lay stunned in the abyss. In intellect, calm and col- lected, she seems to have been as one numbed in feeling, too maimed for pain, suffering as though from a mor- tification of the heart The simple men and women of Volseni looked on Jier with awe and chattered fearfully of the red star; how that its wearer had been predestined to high enterprise, but foredoomed to mighty reverses of fortune. Amid all their pity for her they spoke of the evil eye. Some whls- nered that