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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 16, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta WCOKCSDAY, fPTfftfttEII If, lift HenU ajww Emit Frtottof all the Halifax Uxwtfe j boodle were Ukea to the great 'reported bap- in couuod.ion with thrtwhinf it would "seoui that there ift need. for improvement iu the protection of the machin- ery in some respects ajMi caKjf inspect j ou iu The lives lost failing iuto separators and by the explosioa of bolters are too tuauy al- together. ALASKA WHEAT A FAKE Diacaverar lous Grain Maka boifc MW and ba Some of the Conservative have said Letnieux Act useless because it. was not successful iu averting the 0. P. R. machinists' strike. Ttey forget the J numerous triumphs it has had and say it is useless .legislation be- cause it failed in this one instance. The Hamilton Herald, an independent journal devoted to labor interests does not agree with this view, it sensibly judges that legis- to be judged by its average attainment which in the case of the iw tit, Joan, Sim pays the "follow- ing fiue and true tribute to the char- acter of Uw Liberal through party feeling must blur to a large extent the vision of this gen- eration, so far has Sir Wilfrid lifted himself-, and his premiership from tho merely partisan that he has compell- ed admission of his ability and hon- or, however reluctantly, from the most active of, hia opponents. All the frothy viciousness of party strife, all the extravagant charges and coun ter charges of hmladiuinistrutiou and graft touch him not; above these clouds he looms re- proach and dominant. And because of the unique place in public life his worth- .has vvo'iv him, because of his personal greatness, if there were no other reasons, the Liberal party will Wash.- Sept. itatiyc reports have bewT repelviKl in Spokane that the claims made by Abraham Adams lor so-called "Alaska" wheat grown on ranch near Juliaetta, Idaho, arc not justified. The average yield is about 'JO bushels to the acre instead of Croui 100 to 222 us he asserted and it is not true that grain can jrowiiariywheiv. The mmr-maki qualities of the wheat are unknown is the reason that no official test iias been'made. Experts say that i! Adams' claims were true the wheat farming industry' would be revolu lionized, but 'since, he has failed to make good on.his assertions, the dis of an agricultural niarvol u ?xplcKleci; and is, in fact, whhou foundation. V 'BOBBIE" KERR iNVITED WEtT To Run Three With Malcolm- W i son of rule iix Canada as and leads long as he Lemieux Act is iiigh indeed. The Herald says: "AC. P.-R, telegrapher was re- cently: .discharged for a reason which hfs fellow-employees deemed" insuffic- ient. 'Before the Lemieux Act canie .into force the dismissal of this em- ployee would probably have been promptly followed b5r a strike of the C. P. R. telegraphers. 'But un- der present conditions it would be unlawful for them to strike without having first appealed to the Domin- ion. Labor Department for the. ap- pointment of a Board of Conciliation and investigation. The board was appointed, and it has investigated the dispute. A majority of the board fp.vor the men's side- of the case and %vould so have reported, but the company has anticipated port by reinstating the discharged telegrapher and agreeing to pay him in full for all the time he has been out of work. "Those who are disposed to belittle and find fault with the Lemieux Act because" it failed to prevent the strike of the C. P. R. machinists should not forget this case of the telegraph- ers and the forty other cases where the Act has been successful in ending disputes promptly and ending indus- trial war. An act which, in odd cases, 'has done what it was de- signed to do, but which has failed in two or thrci- cases, cannot fairly be said to have proved a failure. If the percentage of successes jn favor of every law on the statute book were as great as the percentage in favor of the Leniieus: Act, this would be a law-abiding country indeed." r The ilediciuc ilat.Times, a red hot Conservative paper, makes the fol- lowing honest confession: .'Alberta's government has worked thus far to the advancement of The work of the Provincial Govern- ment' is a pleasant relief from the corruption that has crept mto the Dominion- House. "Alberta, Liberal ami Conserva- tive, has a right acknowledge the honesty that has fur char- acterized the general conduct of the Government. Side Ugbts "What are you in that envelope so carefully, "Important instructions that I for- got to give my wife before 1 to town this uiorcing. i am going to'send it up tiome.V "Will your wife open it at 1 ha.vc made sure of that." _ "Our Indy tjiiist will address it to me, and put a big 'Private' on the corner of the Spokane, Sept. Kerr, Canada's speedy champion sprinter and .winner, of the 200-metre dash at the London-.'games, has been invited to' came Jo Spokane from To- ronto to run at three distances igainst Joe Malcolmson, a lively 'lo- cal boy, the races to take placa bc- i October 5 and'10, during' the Spokane Interstate Fair.. The dashes b3 at iOO, 200 and 300 meters with cups to the winner of each and trophy .to the man takkjg two out of three. Robert H: Cosgrove has. au thorized, ty'ike Butler, irainer of Mai colmson, to incur Nthe expanses ue lassary to Kerr to'Spokane, am it is. believed the young Canadian will Mulcoluison has beei training all summer at the grounds, and tinder the tutelage of Butler he is developing a new stride; fact, Butler believes he .is now ible-to ;shude 10 seconds and -says is fully yardse faster than i when he went to the games at Port hnd last spring. BY EXPRESS .TODAY Tte tertlq Co. ttt. li ofttw Bbpt. isiK ainl of the Spokane I Qlaud Empire Eleotm gys- eiu will compose operating crew of the first train to be sent over newly cxunpleted ek'ctri.c. line from to Moscow, (da., :M' of here, the uionuhf -of 23' when the ulub A of this city will give its annual excur- sion. The crew will be headed by Jay P. Graves, president of com- New Location But Same r Low Prices M. as inotorrnaij. Waldo Gl Paine, general passenger agent, fig- ures as head brakeuian, the brake; man in the rear being R. C. Bowdish, H. D. Ferris will audit ..the conduc- tor's count ami Aubrey Lee White, is to, bo the official harker on the Tlie train will excursionists and band of ID pieces., The party will pass the daiy at return- ing late the'evening. THE RELIGION OF FEES Toronto, Out., Sopt. man has no right, to go into a profession for fees of 'inonc-y. I am si in ply as- tounded at lawyers fees I rea'd declaral Rev. G. M. Milligan of St.'.Andrews Presbyterian church Sunday evening in >the course of his sermon. "Poor he added, 'have no change at fighting a good cause. afford to do it in spite of all we about liberty and justice." F. German Betireeh Sage's and Boy1! BUY Good Residence Lots On Westminster Rotd Oc'jrtbind Street for nd Cue-third down bal- ance intone and two yetrt at 8 per cent A Limited Number Only Hell Imni Ipq tat Iffict Hd Ffcm IN CAIM Oft. W. t. OALBAAiTH Ofioe M4 JMptih 04. 9 am. 'Phoat M a MM.C. R OHf Y Trained open for Can W found at W. 0. Huttoo'i CouHUud St. MADAM tt (OrchMtral Teacher of orgao. voice prodiMtiou. VkiU Of tory or advanced. Coaehiui for NIC HAMILTON YOUWO BUck. K.C, D.C.U JMMa, B. C. OONYBEAHf Offlee: Cony heart Block. PREPARE FIRE GUARDS The long continued hot, dry period of weather brings the people of the prairies "To what do you attribute your "To taking people at their answeretf the Pplonius with chm whis kers. "Take a" man at hts word a-days and it surprises him so that he never fails to live up to it.' City Journal. ICE CR.EA SiftDnb Fnit ud "BUDD" REED Successor to G. W. Phone 21! H. Iteed, The Oxford Cafe Has been Remodelled Ffesh Qystere; Cigars, Fruit and r- Cbiffectionery- JOE FONG Proprietor from the Grower RIPE TOMATOES 20 Ib. crate GREEN TOMATOES 3 Ib. f.o.b. Creston REFUSES TO APOLOGIZE The Kaslo Kooienaian remarks: 'Here are some of the trials and tri- the this week: r of face to face with a serious] 0. _ -_ _. I ide-kicker off honevruoonmg; Mono- danger. The growth of grass this 61 ne operator turns year was very rank and now that it has become dry the danger from prai- rie fires is very- great. People who have lived; on the prairies any num- ber of years are fully aware of the danger, most of t.hem having had ex- perience in fighting the rapidly rush- ing flames to protect their own or their neighbors' property. New set- tlers coming from parts of the coun- try where this danger'does not exist are very likely to be careless in the handling of lires with results disas- trous not only to themselves but to other settlers for miles around. A great danger arises too from the thoughtlessness of travellers going over the country. They leave camp fires burning and throw burning match es or cigar stubs on the prairie, evi- dently not realizing that the whok district is as dry as paper ami that a single lighted match will surel: cause the loss of thousands of dol lars and probably loss of life. The police are as vigilant as pos sible in preventing these- fires and vig orously prosecute those- guilty of sue] carelessness. But these prosecution do not restore property or brin back life and therefore are poor sat isfaction to the sufferers. Every farmer and rancher shonl therefore- be exceedingly careful to so to his fireguards. All buildings an stacks should be surrounded by a least one fireguard, ploughed twenty feet wide, but better to have a dou- ble guard with a burnt area between. Every settler should take the most careful precautions to avoid boing caught in a fire. socialist and coots for Nanaimo; ironoline misses im (so do we and others) gets lone- ome, sulky and bucks; editor sticks' type nit! jobs roll- ng in. none going out; belated fair rize list haunts him like a night or laymare; rusty on matters of local nterest, but got to get this 'rag' out omehow, and will too. Say, it don't pay to take a holidaj-. Xow, we upposc some will think an apology s due, if so they're ofT their trolley. The guy on shift this week is not the j Apologising kind in an .instance like i his." t Alberta Bestaorant For GOOD MEALS Sho] t Orders at all Hours Prompt and Efficient Bervice Oliver Block Phone 228 1STACESM1TH CRESTON, BC; REAL ESTATE BARGAINS lT-4 "'Lots, Block A, Hig- inbothani Addition, corner .Cryden and Torranco, lor Lot 7, Block -8, cor. .of McBetlt and Bail- "ey St.' mile from "North Ward School Lot 3, Block A, with good 5 roomed house between Smith and- Rousd Sts, only half mile from postoffice on Westmin- ster Road, mile from Central of sub-division into 10 full sized lots lialf. of Acre Lot 4, Block 7, cor. of Mc- beth and Bailey Sts., for cash Lots in Block 15 Duff t Addition, mile from jwstoffice. This Block fac- t; esonCrabbSt.., c-AI I above' on easy tsrnrv T. E. PATTE8ON Room Block N New 5-roomed and Stable ajid two lots For 1300 Cub Close in W. C SIMMONS Advocate, Barristw, Ete. Office: ADD I SON fc SON J321 ftabb St. LETHBRibGE, ALTA. Office and Residence 102 f B: ARCHITiECT I BUck. J. F. Rodgera Jos. A. Young. FOR SALE HORSES Heavy and Light Sale Stables Wood St. The Coaldale Restaurant Is the place to get a good Square Meal. Everything new and clean. OUR POINT OF VIEW The Conservative party must y> itself a good opposition before people will ontnist it the crnment. ,vo the A CAT STORY" When the steamer VarLso, from Nuas river, came around to C. P. R. wharf at, Vancouver the other diiy after unloading S.Ofif) cases of salmon and a number of -laps and Chinamen at the livans, Colernan Evans man rushed along tho wharf! to forward of midships, railing the attention of CapUiin Johnson to tho fact that the propeller wns fouled, and that it would he highly danger- ous to go ahead. The steamer had made her moorings, and the propell. or was left at rest. Examination re- vealed that a heavy log lay across one blade of th.> propeller, and on the log a live kitten had foimd pre- carious foothold, whirh it subsequent j i.v lor propeiier There was a story about the rat. Tne story was plainly written on a rag of white cotton cioth attached to one of its hind logs. :md a gronp gathered on thy whr.rf to rearl it. There had Invn a attached to that. rag. and the rat had plainly givrn up some of its nine live? in escaping a w.itery grave. Coiuffibla lestaynat's Ik! Coaldale Block. Short Orders at all Hours FRESH OYSTERS and SPRING CHICKENS at The Conservative press ,criticues Sir Wilfrid for not turning otit his wicked colleague's. Incidentally i( might bo well to suggest something similar to R L. Horden. ITe has more to work on and they are more eft-sily found. the lights turned on Mr. Amsis' pictures are invisible nr.d when the truth is turned on his arguments and points likewise arc invisible. I THE HUB Watch the new Bulletin Board for the menu for each meal EXCURSION RATES TO THE LAND OF THE BIG RED APPLE Under the auspices of The Arrow Lake Orchards The Excursion will leave Lethbridge, September 22nd ClaresholmaripwMsoi" 21st Spokane 21st One day will be spent at the Nelson Exhibition, arriving at the Company's lands on the morning of the 24th, returning the same day. The party vilVbe accompanied by the Company's representatives. lor further particulars and application forms apply M. FREEMAN, Lttkbrife, Alto. AIUKDSON NORTH, drabb, Aha. THE WEBB REALTY CO., SpbK, Wasfc. Applications should be in by Sept. 18th or sooner The Arrow Lake Orchards lives Borden could talk mire elections in AN 1NGROW1HC CONSCIENCE is what is troubling uie The partial cause is our sale of books at the un- precedented price of 3 for SI, and Children's Picture and Story Books at cor- responding reductions. You should see them before they are cleaned out mm mm P.O. Bn 82 The Albeta Railway and Irrigation Company Is now offering for sale the CHEAPEST LOTS ON THE MARKET We have the teams and we're here to do the busi- ness Drying Cntract Int of all kinds promptly attended to You will do well togetonr prices before placing your orders elsewhere Hayr Transfer Co. H. W. G. Hole, Projw. PHONE 180 ARCHITECT Macdonald Block, JRftdpath Street Alta. THE MI8SC8 BROOK" Fashionable DrMamaktra Childreu's .Clothea-and Plain WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN T EM R A N C U N1O N Meet in Methodiit Wealey third Friday ia the" month at .-iu. Vieitora always welcome. MRS. A. E. Prea. MH8. CffAS. (at) A. F, fc A. M., Q. R. A. v Regular meeting night, the ihini Thuwdaw rrpt ;eaeh month in the Masonic Hail, ;P; O. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will alwaya receirt a hearty welcome.' AC.ME8SER; G.V.OTOBKET. W. M. SecretaTy; P. 0. Box M7 Mebts 1st Mondays in K. of P Hall ,at 6 o'clock. Visiting brethren are cordially invited. S. G. DATIES, W.P 24-ly T. J. WHITE, W. 8 Drier of Foresters Meets ib K. of P Hall laat Thursday of month Viaiting Brethren Welcome J. F. B00ERS, C.R A. NEIDIG, P.8. lots North of the Mmi Hi West of tetiiwter M FROM EACH TO YOUR HEALTH you drink every time you drinlc a bottle of Alberta Pride Beer bottled by us. We bottle only the best, whether it is beer, mineral ginger ale, sarsaparilla, kola ironbrew; etc. Our soil drinks.are all healthful, as well as the pure and delicious bottled beer, by us. LETHBRIDGE BREWING MALTING COMPANY. Ltd Also a few. Acre Lots East of Westminster Road, each TERMS EASY Interest 6 per cent, per annnm One-third, cash, one-third 6 months, balance 12 months. Uberti MMJ d, Vto. LETHBRIDGE nO. C. B. P. 0. E. Meeta on the second Tueadaj ol tack mooth at 8.15 p.m. E. A. 8HARMAN, E. R. M. PRIEST. Becrctorr. First-class Cafe Lodge Pride of Alberta, No. 293. Sin if taefit IN TIKI mm urn Short Order fctweta Mais CARROLL DOYLE in tto of PytbiM Ball every flrrt and third Thvradtj in at 8 p.m. Timting always we) CODM. Walter W. ,Frr4T. BOK ST. READ THE LETHBRIDGE HER- ALD IF YOU WANT TO KEEP IN TOUCH wrra SOUTHERN AL- BERTA'S ADVANCEMENT. NORTH-WEST AiSOClATlOfl Of ITAT10WARY ENQINEKRt Meet in the Labor Han every we- nnd and fonrtb Hohdaji in month. Empkyyen requirinc certificated ea- ginwn, aad enfineera oat ct employ- ment, wtmM do well to coamanioafe with va. ROBERT NEVIN, Chkt W. A. DICK80N, Secretary. ;