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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 16, 1911, Lethbridge, Alberta Herald "olmne IV. A1U.. Kiihinlii.y, Ifi, 19.11 A limber 233 CONCRETE EXAMPLES OF WHAT RECIPROCITY WILLDOFOR BARLEY Irrefutable Evidence That Reciprocity Will Great Benefit to Farmers Raising lirt. L Hit 'l 1 TY to bringing ii What Manitoba Farmers Have Missed LABOR EXECUTIVE FAVORS THE PACT BUT CONGRESS DECIDES TO KEEP ENTIRELY OUT OF POLITICS Calgary, Alia., Sept. lO.-Thc dele- HELD FINE "FAIR arty question up at dcc- SPLENDID EXHIBITS IN MANY PROGRAMME OF SPORTS Of the new towns in Southern M- burning lion time. The ofliccrs explained that j Winnipeg, Sept, IS.-Thc arguments 'peg elevators last Salunlav was they did tlu'11' clail; 'not know it would he ri.h. "al was yes is considered one clail" lo of Premier Hoblin and other oppon of reciprocity, as to barley prices in Canada and the Cnilcd Stales ic epivcd their quietus with most f inn- i sn on cents :l bushel, the margin was on- ers. In Ibis province this week, as Ihe ly eight cents, so instead" of .rcship-i result of sending a sample oi barley grown near Killarney to a Miuneapu- j cents for it. samples and at I'embina, N. just across (he bolder, he was offer- ed 'Jli cents Afici- paying the dutv of not know it would he discussed right lis lirm asking for a price on it. ping to Pembina. he sold it at Win- nipeg. Had I here reciprocity, this offer have'netted, him The luirlcy, which is a good sample of No. 3, was grown S. .Sullivan's farm, near the and a sample sent by A. M. llii'll, oi Killar-i ncy, to Peavcy Lv Co., one of i the biggest grain houses in Minneapo- lis. They replied promptly that the I-arlev was worth SI a bushel. A copy 050 more than he received at Winui- at election (ime. After a long ,de- bale the congress decided to strike out the recommendation and neither to approve or disapprove of Ihe pact. HANGED HIMSELF Winnipeg, Sept. bourn, who arrived in Montreal about a week ago, committed suicide last night by hanging himself in his room, by a strap fastened to his bed -post. Reciprocity and the Producer are face to face with a situation which we were largely In- niental In bringing tt'e have pressed for certain meisuros of I islation which wo consider would not only .be in the interests of agriculture strumental 7. j but also In the interests of th-i great body of common peoplo. Hi their report herewill, story "iWiiimapoliK, Minn., "A. M. Iligh, Killatnoy, Man.: i for these on ,I-.e Premier of Canada when he toured Weal -Dear .Sir-lour favor nf the summer. pressed for them on the floor of the house inst, at hand and sample of barley. December. We J.ITEFCJ for them on the leader ol 'he This barley, in Onr would j i-lsit :c the We sl.iod together f ur wll at about a' dollar per bushel in u-any loamngs, in tha enactment of these his market. Barley prices arc very I -onside.ed them to le ir. the interests of fair plav and fo, IV comm -some of our choice Minnesota V-e ,m nTm uf if n by T .1.11. u n, is p.-issime lor on 10 ship j partisan stand-nninl, hut the beneficiaries -r Ihe excellent agricultural exhibi- tion under the auspices of the Car- maugay Agricultural Society. Their fair this year was the first tiiai has] over been held in thai district, and it is surprising the interest which was taken -in the enterprise. The ex- hibition was conducted as smoothly as if the Society had been in exist enee 1'or several years, the only ban' cap being the lack of suitable accoi modation for'the exhibits. This w be remedied before another year the success of this exhibition w mean a great boosl to the Society Carmangay Great credit is due Secretary Wi son and the directors of the cxhib lion for the success of the fair, Carmangay is lucky lo have OF SWEETHEART SENSATIONAL CRIME IN CHINESE RESTAURANT IN MON- TREAL to the back of a Chinese restaurant whtre be had been dining with a young lady and borrowing a sheet of paper from the proprietor, Ferdinand Re- hums hurriedly scribbled a note, than drawing a bottle of carbolic acid from his pocket, he drank off the contents, and returning to his table succumbed almost at the foot of his companion. Tho note read' "In RECIPROCITY GOING TO BRING INDUSTRIES TO WESTERN CANADA Conservative Yarn Authoritively Refuted to Their Discomfiture-Quaker Oats Company to 'Es- tablish Plant in West-Manager Speaks 'e dead and Fauville." dl ew minuK-s r love of Eraillia with whom Rohuin was dining. slated that he luid be-on keeping ____ pany with her and was of a JBalona far us the Peterboro plant was coii- iprocity newspapers and speakers that j the passing of reciprocity would re- :jsult in the closing of the large plant I of the Quaker Oats company cmnlov- ...v.. n a-o u, H j'jalOUS disposition, having frenucntly some uamls' i" I'eterboro. On Peterboro, Ont., Sept. ime ago the statement was assidu- irculaled by certain anti-rcci- reciprocity. A'S to the nything t" HIP Stales we will be glad !o have mu submit samples asltci1 lo m-v Ihe most important of them ive can lor yon. Yours truly, (Sgli.) F. S. Peavey Co." Another striking case was that of IV. Robinson, a prominent fnrmec of Ihe U'cst Lynne district, who brought two carloads oi barley to the Winni- is now bllt tlle of privilege and all the j" ncjgti iiliu till me interests tliot are determined to hold their grip on the people, have forced this simple, common-sense trade agreement into political party strife Their purpose is plain, they expect to divide us on party lines anil conquer us a men at the head of its afiairs. One of tile noticeable features of th exhibition was the large number exhibits made by (he 01 j timers of the district. Many of thes "e men believed a few ycars ago the Carmangay district would neve be anything but a ranching countrj and scolTed .at "the idea of ever put ting a hand to a plough. But I these very same men is due a gre deal of the success of the exhibition and they have proved beyond an doubt that..Carmnngay is one of Hi iu UIVUIL- us on paru- dues and conquer us as r they have don. in the past. We have done gooO work in the cause of reform S th STOLYPIN IS A MARKED MAN REVOLUTIONISTS HAVE STARTED A TERRORIST CAM- PAIGN Kiev, Russia. Sept. IS. Premier Stolypin was shot down In .the Sluni-'y cipnl Theatre chambers last nigh) in''J the presence of Emperor Nicholas and fair play; no one can deny that. Are we going to be divided and con ouered again by those interests that never sleep? are "rivileso !mtl governmental favoritism amajs at work. Chore is no division in their ranks. With them noli ncs is a business, because they try to make government a business asset and you know well they have succeeded up'to the prescn tine, The Before If if they can, as they are trying to do of Hie tlv-'t T- lllBJ' know the tendency know question affecting their mterests. They tell us that Ibis trade ireemeirt hat we have pressed for will lead to annexation, to the destrucli'oaTour l seal to the disruption of the Empire etc. etc Do he, ihhSk Hiat we do not know better! They insnit our inlelllsence, oSr Canan dn and British manhood by resorting to s.uch .baseless and ridiculous argument" in trying lo deceive us. We have history and experience in favor o reclpro- E "WslaMm to support their In 1S4S a resolution in favor of annexation to the United States was passed m Jlontroal and signed by some lending Canadian clUjens wione hem John Abbott, afterwards Sir John Abbott, who fo, a short ti'mewaf Premier of Canada. But the Elgin reciprocity treat wllicl was entered 'I'" StEt6s ms tne of such pro? should it be different now? Those Interests "which'are conveniently ovorlook the fact that our trade with the Snitfd S ates s greater than our trade with all other countries combined, greate, last world. Probably the most striking feature of (he fair was the fine display vegetables. -Visitors from Lethhridge arc unanimous that ihej have never seen a finer display o; garden ptiiducfs in Southern Alberta ill. cither-irrigated or dry farming districts. The home-made products were also very much in evidence, and tile good housewives oi Carmangay showed that they rank second to none in this department. The grain exhibits were also good, although not large as might be expected on ac- count of tilt- fact that very little hrcshing has yet been done in the iistrict. In live slock, too, the Carmangay fair deserves special mention. Good buildings have hcen provided for the. stock, and the exhibits in the draft and saddle horse classes were large cuiiiuined, greater --.---.r-.. than our trade with Britain, notwithstanding the and of excellent nualitv. _ven Britain ,n our tariff. That trade is growin- rapidly 1 n r show any tendency to bring about those evils and national in uYie, ne scvcral attractions lre" -mtiscimnl for the large ened to kill himself when he saw her in company with other young men. However, she had nei'or taken 'iis threat seriously. v j being asked as to the truth of Stuart, head the Quaker Oats Co., wired an abso- lute refutation, pointing out that as Reciprocity and the Consumer the Quaker Oats Co. have in Canada, one would have thought that mis- rcprescnters would have been content with Stuart's statement of his posi- tion. i-Ipwever, on Sept. 1, the Tor- onto News published paragraph, displayed The benefits for reciprocity to the consumer have been very clearly shown by tho Calgary Albertan, which had an expert go carefully" into the matter from the standpoint of n householder. The Herald reproduces the this expert gave the Albertan. It-applies equally well to the people if Lethbridge, prices in the two cities being practically the same. The facts mil figures given speak for themselves. The effect of the reciprocity pact .upon the'consumer Is one which has been ost sight of to a certain -extent in this discussion. Every person has been 50 muchj-mterested in the effect upon the producer, that he has overlooked in equally impoflatit feature of this pact. The farmer will get a better irlce for.his wheat, oats, and cattle, the land owner will get a better price or his land, and.when the farmer is prosperous, every person Is prosperous But the consumer will very greatly benefit by the reciprocity pact The vestcrn farmer will gain a million dollars a year by1 cheaper agricultural I mplements, according to the statement of an implement man who knows But the man m the city will get cheaper living. He should have chenpe egetables, cheaper fruit, cheaper canned goods ,nnd cheaper flour The dutle pon vegetables and fruits have.been removed. The duty on flour has bee omewlmt reduced, though not so very much. Prices in western cities at th resent time -are excessive. They should be reduced and they will be re uced under reciprocity. The Albertan has made an effort to make a fair comparison of prices pa cross the. line and-in Calgary for certain articles of food. The list is no shows a vast margin against ,us. Here is a comparison of th jtail prices in Spokane and Calgary. The Calgary prices are taken from Uv algary Herald. rax beans otatoes per bushel ucumbers Onions........ v....... arrots irnips qmatocs auliflower ueberries laches.............. ears Spokane ..15 cents S cents 75 cents. ..10, 15. 20, cts. each 3 for 5 cents cents per bunch, .......4lbs. .for 2nc. Ibs. for 25c. ......7 Ibs. for 25c. ......11 cts. per Ib. ......20, 25c. per Ib. ......20e. per Ib. ......25, 30c. per dozen The Albertan made a comparison with the wholesale prices and finds that e margin of profit of the retailers in Calg.iry is no greater than across the 3 bunches for 5 cts. 2 cts. per Ib. 10 Ibs. for 25 cts. 2c. per Ib. 5 cts. per Ib. 15 cts. per Ib. 12 cU. per Ib.' 15 cts. per dozen 15 cts. per dozen V- 77, iiiiuiu uiose evns and nat onnl injuries nre ,'Iicted by the interests? If the restrictions under which that trade Unow HID heir apparent and the Grand carried on were removed, would it not be more profitableI to all enALedI inT' and in. all probability will1 The United States is o.ur great natural market, that market will in- survive ins wounds. Late tor.igllt cl'case immensely as lime noes on nm! will nrm-n .-.r the surgeons, after consultation, au- crowds. ball gaii remiCr'S comiUi'" stuffs. >n on o.ur part to refuse it? that there were good hopes- of his rc- coverv. I ,'rientls. let us stand by our principles, let us support the moasii sked for, that we compelled the government, in a measure to grant u s show by our actions at the poll.on the 21st of September "that w i earnest. The eyes of all Canada, the eyes of the world, are'watchii it not be an insane policy "uTou: Is! 'scheduled, and thr manngcmcnl show-! cd that tbcv were capable of In order to make, it clear lo the average consumer how much be would tually save in his daily meals if the reciprocity agreement passes The bertan has taken a full diy's bill of tire, with prices at present, and the dif- rence in the duty. This table has been prepared by an ex'perrwficTlB-not lolitician: An Average Daily Menu BREAKFAST Boiled Oats, Milk, Sugar, Toast, Boiled Eggs, Marmalade, Coffee a DINNER Celery Soup, Crackers, Roast Chicken, Creamed Carrots, Apple Pie, Bread, Butter, Tea Ihe chief features hi I Lobster Salad. Bread, Butter, Sliced Peaches, Sponge Cake, Tea Jilllt Sugar he wind The present Calgary prices are as follows: "Is zo lbs- for 75c' rlo-llr 2'1 sack for 90c.; butler 32e 35c i crackers. 1 pltg. for 10c.; bread 7 loaves for SCc coffee; The. horse races and base- wen the following its front Page 'Quaker Ozts Co., which has its Ontario riant at Peterboro. has in- tended to, erect a large plant at Win- or some other point in the Can- .adian west If reciprocity is adopted 'the company will escape expense of building mill west of the lakes. It will supply the western market with cereals made at its United States plants." Toronto Star wired stutrt an to the truth oi this statement and ihe following telegram was received from him "Charlevoix, Mich., Sept. di- rected, an answer lo your telegram of. the 1st, but flnrt it T.-BS not sent. The Quaker Oats Co. intend establishing a plant in the Canadian northwest, but have not decided on the location; Reciprocity will hasten the selection. (Sgd.) ROHT: STUART." TABER HAS MANY QUALIFIED VOTERS aber, Sept. Is a total of J50 voters entitled to vote at the Taber town hall on September 21, ac- cording to Enumerator S. .1. Layton, who has Just completed the work of compiling the Hats, whicli hue been posted. TORIES MADE THE BOGUS BOX i care of a much larger fair, next year. ot rive' t is fair and complete. The figures are based upon a family It is l I have been with you in your struggle for economic freedom from the clared Ihe crime" ary origin and carried out by an afi-1 motives of your party machines and conventions, and strike one united a cut of the protective political police, blow for economic freedom and even banded juslico. e illlc th'S VVaS 1 a exhibits to .1-4 Ib. Sutler XMt associn- >-2 l.- Oats specially stationed in the theatre "in1, -'f otller rcform measures will cuan" Rtolvnm n "e ln "10 srip of for years to come. i f, U ls "cclare" lllal The forces against us are 'powerful, hut if we beat them the victdrv J 1" rn.ViVal of for- i WC" "D tlle "lore Let "'s we will win out rorism was planned by Ihe executive I committee of, the Jewish band of, So-1 cial Revolutionists and Finnish licvo-! Minister of Finance Kokovsofi left: Kiev today for St. Petersburg to as-' sun-c charge ol the government Church, services arc being throughout Russia and prayers h r w f. can Eggs iMarmalade 1-S In. Coffeo I Quart milk 1-B Ib. Sugar ind lio'( hopes to have a large permanent exhibit building and Ihe Carmangay will; fair will then assume the status to 'which it, is entitled. About 75 visitors from Lcthbridgu ________________ advantage of the special train ilo visit Ihe fair, and all are loud in L ihe above is the strong appeal of .f. W. Scallion, the Honorary President: praises of Carmangay's -Use i e Sojln at heart resist the argument of this I "'a' 3 Ib. Ohickon and Stuffing Arc the f.irmers going to allow their past party'affiliations to Inter-'" failh in their potatoes with their voting for their own intereslK? opponents of reciprocity i a which would be a carrots fc while sauce sunk party differences in order to defeat, it. The enghtccn Liberal mil-j BREAKFAST Present Price US cts. 7.11 S 00 17.50 5. Reciprocity Prict .81 cts. 7.1.1 7.00 1G. '1.67 S.33 1.12 dislrict many years older" and 63.02 els. Amount saved on breakfast 2.S5 cents. DINNER 3. 82.33 S.20 18.40 IS.41 2.75 n K ,es llio millionaire Clifford Sifton, the heads of several bls IIw" Hie Carmamjav district All Hi Russia and prayers are nstitutions, who were Liberals, have forsaken their part? report 1, ii-iiii; offered for'lhe restoration to T'" Jr "'Ml Conseiratlvos in this, battle of Ihe classes aiuilngt theJust L.Tr .managc- icalth of "God's scrvml 'lemands of the masses. These trusts magnates, these Industrial kings who- everything in their power _______ ___' 'lave taken advantage of the protection of a tariff wall to make their mil-11" ma c lllc clav Pleasant one (or 2IG SWAG SECURED BY" 'buMh''-1'10 C'10 Public know no politics .everybody. Sccrelary JIanw'aring, of NEW WESTMINSTER ROBBERS ta'ota wiil aln'a's. "ank I'" EIG NEW WESTMINSTER'ROBBERS Now Westminster, S-spt. ager G. U. Brynor, of or lionlrwil here, says (hat Ihe exact sum Eoeurwi by the robbers 'hen: any lust reason why the Canadian farmer should get Herald this morning that the exhibits )tiij Uit; larmer snoi, (l get ,01-3 for'were sn i i Mis wheat, onts, barley, his horses, cattle, hogs and sheep, his fruits and yogelablcs, or his hay than tho American farmer geis just across the lino? Is P lllc llistvict lo sen, u.llo, ,Ma IIOJHUH, caiue. nogs am, sheep, his fruits vegetables, or his bay than tho American farmer gels just across the lino? any Just reason why the Canadian consumer should pny more for hi cslmeal, beef, bacon, ham or canned goods than the -American col Individual exhibits for at which nil Ihe payment of which can red. -be stop- Ihe Dry Coiorad, ol Trade BIG MIMING SUIT Montreal. Sept. .Unralinll Slid thy Grey's .Sidiui: L'-evj-lopment Co. ore milns the llruinmoml Mines, tho .Montreal Trust Co. and Ii. c. for for dauiases to their property. usiiii or goods tiiiin (tie con- n siimer in face of the fact that the Canadian millers, cannerc and-packers Sp: pay the producers less for the raw.materials? There Is no Just reason 'liter bv the I "y wlllc" middlemen arc able to make unreasonable tils at the expense of tho Canadian farmers on the. one aide and ihe i'nr "lc armangay people. Ingmon and other consumers on the other. "orK-j______' __'____ i By removing the duty on raw .produce, reciprocity will give the farmer ELECTION the Amoilean prico for his produce and by lowering the duty on the food stuffs made from raw products, reciprocity will give the consumer M, IT IN "UEBEC food at the price paid by the American con.umor Fa, e s and Rain lownspeople, prodncors and consumers, stand together and volo together as a lion no calls upon }ou to do. Forge, ,'our past -IHicTil Pay no attention to the herrings drawn across the pMIn pa th of yo, r nit miitiiiga IIIHWH HCrOKH I.JIG phi H Ilflth Of VOIir duty to yourselves, your nelflibor and your country. Stand together work to' Bother, vote together for reciprocity, freudom and prosperity Sept. I5.-J. n. an- vllle, opposition candidate In Cham- bly-VcrehoiViB, has entered suit against his opponent, A. Oeoffrion for t.i.OOO -because of statements' made by the latter about him, Tea, .Milk and Sugar Bread and Butler Amount saved 30.SS cents. i- I cnn Lobster Lettuce Dressing 1 loaf bread (bakers) 1-4 Ib. nulcr 1-3 of a cake 2 Ibs. Peaches Tea, Milk and Sugar SUPPER ION FRANK OLIVER EXPOtES A CONTEMPTIBLE PLOT AGAINST HIM Edmonton, Sept. Frtok liver scored a great personal tri- mph at the big meeting in the (Jran- c Rink tonight. Speaking of the ballot-box slander for which Gries- the Conservative candidate, has been served with a ten, tholsnnd dol- lar writ by Returning Officer May, the Minister of the Interior produced an order given to Ross Bros., local dealers, from H. Clegg, president of (lie Edmonton Conservative Asso- ciation, for the making oi the bogus box produced at Ihe Conservative' i meeting last Monday night.. The dis- closure caused a great sensation, and j was the climax of rumors on thr. isireels for several days that the Con- l scrviitlvcs had the box made In order I to throw suspicion On the Liberals. Mr Oliver delivered a great fighting speech ridiculing Griesbach for being stampeded by the appeals of the Cfoss organ in Edmonton which he termed hiackhaiid gazette, into a campaign of personalities. Dealing with the insinuations which hare-twin made against him, Mr.-.OIivcr chall- enged those who were making the insinuations to come out irom rover. "Let, them come, out in the open unit they will he arrested as fast as thn law can have he said, amid great applause. 96.04 Amount saved for super. 16.2C cents. i lolal saving In olio day for SO. 12 w ....j family of five of cents That Is no Inconsiderate amount for a family, p nun, so as to make fulf allowances for inucc.uracies a id variai ions of well as differences of meal, eaten by different hmlllos the ,avln 2? THIRD CLASS RATES ON ATLANTIC RAISED Montreal, Sept. was an- nounced here today that all Atlantic steamship lines trading through Can- adian ports have advanced their third class rates "ORMER RED DEER LADY DEAD Toronto, Sept. Addison Moore, of Joftn T. .Moore. for ycars In Red De-or. Alia., Is dend leru. William Addison Moore mill John Carlylu Moore, both of Red, Ueer, are sons. ;