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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - September 25, 1909, Lethbridge, Alberta PAGE TWO THE HERALD. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1909. Daily Herald week. The exhibits will tell of the remarkable development of that dis- trict, Established 1907 Published by the Daily Herald Print- vug Co., Ltd., every lawful evening its office, I'.ound St., Lethbridge. Alberta, Canada. W. A. BUCHANAN Managing Director and Editor Subscription Rates Daily, one year, delivered .....54.00 Daily, sis months, delivered 2.00 Daily, three months, delivered 1.00 -Daily, one month, delivered.....35 Daily, one year, by mail......3.00 Daily, six months, by mail Daily; three months, by mail.....b5 addresses changed as often as de- cked, but both new and oia ao> must be given. WEEKLY r-uDlished every Wednesday in eight pages, and contains a summary 01 the world's news of the week, local and foreign. One. year, in advance ...........-ji Sis months, in advance months, in advance........w THE DAILY HERALD on -ale the following places: L.thSridge-K. Sage, J G. Robertson A- Co., J. D. Higmbotham Co., J. J. Johnston. J M.aclaod-Young A Co.. B. W. Ham- ilten. _ _ Pincher J. Mitchell, D: L. McCrea. Bros. Drug A Beok Co. J. Stafford. Fernia B E. Suddaby. CrSSook. B.C.-Beattie Atchisoc. Claresholm_0. L. Remecke. Qrassy Lake-Dr. Tugham. Bow F. The lion and the lamb lie down to- gether. Hon. Cbsis. Murphy attend- ed tlit Toronto Globe's annual picnic. Iced drinks were the feature t'i" to Co -k in York. All thf seceding in British politics Is not left to Lord Roseberry. Only recently tw.j Unionist members for Glasgow went over to the Liberal ranks. Glasgow now has five Liberal members, one Labor and one Union- ist. Tail touched a button and I came gushing down an irrigation ditch. Usually beer or something stronger follows the button touch. Editor Nichol never offered better advice than when he said Leth- bridge. merchants ought to get in be- hind a radial railway proposition as Aberdonian went to spend a days i" London with his son, who had done exceptionally well ia great metropolis- After their first greetings at King's Cross Station, the young fellow remarked: "Fc-yther, you are not lookiu' weel. It there anything the The old man replied: "Aye, lad, I have had qui'.e an accident." "What was that, he said, "on this.journey frae" bonnie Scotland I lost my lug- gage-" "Dear, dear, that's too bad; 'oo did it "Aweel." replied the Aberdonian, "the cork cam' oot." Ggod assort- it will help them to get. th. from outlying: points. A Dutchman named Huzier has invented a machine that turns out glasses or cups fashioned of pure fee One restaurant at The Hague drinks for the last ice It- is worth a heap in advertising value to have visitors a good impression of Lethbridge. They will talk about the city and boost it for months _ and after 'hey are many miles away. business I tumblers. The method of nianu- said to be very simple. facture is ..JOnce made the vessels kept ;o away untii needed. There iear of premature melting, as Bar and Table Glassware Just received Jhe Bentley Co, ltd, ind Retail lETHBIIIGE Plan PROCURE ALL YOUR HOT WATER BOTTLES And Rubber Goods at The PEOPLE'S DRUG STORE NORTH WARD Prices Reasonable and Quality Guaranteed W.P.J. ALEXANDER, Prescription Specialist. Phone 445 Night Bell Graduate Druggist and Optician. shape Probably Earl Grey is putting -off lv jivtrieiiic. his visit to Calgary until the "_________ hall there is -completed. If that U the case he will never visit that ci'y as Governor General of Canada. fully half an hour, even when hot -drinks are poured into them. It- is also asserted that they are absolute- CITY AND DISTRICT As a part .of its budget campagn London Daily Chronicle is pub- lishing coinmunications from its readers, respecting the unearned in- crement of landowners, Here are a few of them At St. John's road, Clapharu Junc- tion, there was, about five years ago.. old wall behind which, in a Not long agi> a Lethbridge citizen was travelling on a train from Owen Sound to Toronto, when he overheard two passengers, who were just re- turning from the West, conversing about the West. One asked the other Thos. Wilson, the man. who miracu- lously escaped losing his life by fall- ing oil the bridge at St. Clary's eight weeks aso is progressing very well at the Gait Hospital. For the first ten days he was delerious but a sound constitution stood him in. good stead. Aro vou taking in the excursion 'to pan of- the country impressed the on Wednesday next? you was the reply hot, standin- in about three acres "I consider the best prospects exist- Co it> house stanain in ao Vancouver Island and in the; of ground, lived, a gentleman vno re- i t the Realty Room 1. Southard tion to the industries of our city. The work room of the bakery large and spacious, containing three movable trougns and a bread mixer run by an electric motor. .v The oven is the only one of its kind west of Winnipeg, a continuous dou- ble deck Peel oven. j The capacity of the shop is four j thousand loaves per day, the present output being in -the neighborhood of seventeen, hundred loaves daily. Mr, Schweitzer states that this is the only bakery in Alberta that 'has its shop open to the public for inspectiqp. at any time. The'A. T. P. A. will meet in the Parish Hall on Monday next to re- organize the society and elect offi- cers. A. good programme is being provided and it is hoped that it' will be well attended. JOHN GEDDES GRAIN COMMISSION MERCHANT' Offices: Winnipeg and Leth- bridget Lethbridge Office: 307 Crabb street; Phone 455. G. DeC. O'GRADY, Jr. Agent. Bryan Block Phone 425 Storage Ipply: Tie HBWII UIERTI LIU III IIVESTMHT CO, CARDS DR. W. S. Surgeou, Accoucher. 9 a.m.. 2-3; 7.8 p.m. Office 9U path St. Phone 53. DOCTORS MEWBURN AND DEANt Street. a.m., 2-3. 7-8. DR. A. McN Stafford Block. Eesidence cor. Bompas and Crabb. Phone: Office 277; resident 72. DK. J. E. Burgeon. Accoucner. Oddfellows Block. 9 11 to i 3 to 5, 7 'to 3. Pbone. day night. 342. -olutelv refund to part, with his pro- j Lethbridge district in Southern Schweitzer Bros perty." Some twenty years ago. land berta- Tnat's the kmd of :aik establishnient round about was .fetching un acre, but this owner always refused i to sell, saying that he could afford, to i, wait. Five years ago he died, and his three acres fetched or 000 an acre. I'jQOugh the -owner did tt> hear. Bros, opened a new bak-. f here a short time which- i? indeed a valuable a-ddi- A Burdett Farmer's Vegetables Dan Slawson settled a mile south, over 12 feet high and planted from of Burdett ten years ago. He brought j seedlings four years ago. Besides he with the family of trict, his estate got unearned incre- ment of on three acres of land. bridge and Medicine Hat. Nfce Slawsoa is a tall man. years ago he started to raise grain j }fr Slaws on has cucumbers a foot From Swansea conies another glar- feed. He did not thresh it be- 1 long. One year he planted 13 varie-j ine case -In. a Bowing part of that j cause there was 20 threshing ma- j ties of com but experimented until borough there are 'six acres of land j chine for miles and miles. For sav-jhe only has two -kinds of corn about with buildings facing all points of the i era! years there no house be- 1 seven feet high and thoroughly "ripe. compass. They belong to a Mr. Gra- ham Vivian, and are assessed at so that at their asricultural value rween his and Lethbridge. ripe tomatoes in abundance, there is' -thick settlement all, the way j fine cabbage, carrc-ts.. and all and there a settler in every sec-j Mads of vr-Ktables. He has an extra they are rated at The corpora- tion, 'I potawes. Tney are of Swansea desired to take over J year ifc. about a quarter of an acre for street j jn gjj in stack. i I'c'ru lor. a" e. widening, and the price asked was j be good. flas Mr. Sla-son has built a frame "Which was at the rate of 30 acres more this year. i He has about 20 horses and 600 an acre. Aibitration ended in He asa, ma-jaiwoi 150 Bui the. about half the amouunt which the j ple cotwawood. The pasicre Salds artf being broken up. landowner asked being allowed. The'great health resorts of the Eng- j Hsh coast provide remarkable cases j in point. Bournemouth in 1838 con-j sisted o! a few, fishermen's huts and a -coast-guard station. The land wras barren and comparatively valueless j until it was "developed" by the com-j pmfiity. But the whole district is in j the hands of; three or four landowners j whose business in life is to grant JJeases for expensive houses to be built, on so recently as 1351, j was described as "barren and cessibte land." These ground land- lords have done absolutely nothing -to create the value of Bournemouth. WOULD BE INJURIOUS j The St. Thomas Times says that be-j -fore death of HarriniaTi a plan j was under way by which the Harri-j mau-Morgan-Hill interests were to j obtain control of the Grand Trunk Pacific railway. The Times says that the carrying out of the plan has been delayed by ihe death of 'Harriman, the danger of American of Canadian railways still ex- ists, and should 'be provided against by legislation and administrative ac-j tion at Ottawa. j It is hardly likely that the Canad-1 ians interested in thv- G. T. P. and j C. P- R. would it-lease thrir grip on j concerns which have long been recog- nized as truly Canadian institutions. Wftat "we have we should hold and' if there is any danger of the Canad- ian Pacific and Grand Trunk pass- ing into the hands of the railroad oc- topuses of the United States, legis- lation should certainly be adopted to prevent it. The St. Thomas paper ought to- furnish the foundation its story to some persons in author- ity to investigate. MONEY to LOAN on. Farm Lands and City Property at 8 per cent, interest ax- Terms of payment ranged to suit borrower Hatch Coons FARM LANDS AND CITY PROPERTY Phone i59 Oliver Block CARBIDE J We havfe just received it a large shipment of J CARBIDE. Call and get our on large or small quantities. J The Standard Garage Co, t Phone 343. Wood St. 4 TYPEWRITER SUPPLIES Ribbons for all machines..fI 4c Carbon Paper, per box 100 .sheets, from ...-----.......t3 Copying Paper, ream, from SI Agents for the REMINGTON MACHINES Call and get terms. D. A. TAYLQD M.O., C.M 1st, Eye, Ear, NOM and Throat. Stafford Block. Lethbridge. Office a.m.. B-6 p.m.. 7-8 p.m. DR. GARNET T. IVES-, DENTIST- Graduate Royal College of Surgeons, Toronto. Stafford Block, Booms 6 and o. Hours 9-19: 1-5. WESTERN STATIONERY CO. MISS num. has opened a privte maternity hos- pital on Wallwork St., near the El- lison. Mills.' Obstetrical cases, to per day. Treatment cases per day. Young children. per day. Patients arc ed to pay one week io advance, and to pay for their own medicines and Phone269. Just arrived at Stock Yards J. F. Rodgers Sale Stables Wood Street, Lethbridge If But Taste No Time You'll Waste in ordering a case or tm> of our carbonated bottled beverages. Your fancy maybe for ginger ale lemon or cream soda, birch, beer sarsaparilla, 01 some of the many mineral or table waters. See our our drinks, and your family will be served by us The Lethbridge Brewing and Malting Company, Ltd. IN GARDEN OF O.K. SLAWSON NEAR BUR- VEGETABLES GROWN DETT, ALTA. (Photo takon September, 1909 by J. Simonson, of Bow Isiand.) OUR POINT OF VIEW Mars is getting nearer to earth but it is a. little too far far away to make ft' flying- trip to yet. One of our visitors remarks on the fact, that Lethbridge is going to he a great- railroad centre. It certainly will be, but in estimating the import- ance of the future very few people keep this fact in mind. Chancellor Stuart has cut Dr. Ken- nedy of Macleod from his list of cor- respondents. Wo are sorry because the controversy was becoming as in- teresting as a continued story. Taber holdc its firsts fall fair next 'GIVE THE LITTLE SUCKERS A CHANCE." Or in other words, Make your "Baby Darling" just as happy, healthy and comfortable as is possible, and this you can best do by getting all of Baby's Requirements, such as Feeding Bottles, Nipples, Baby Ponder, Puffs, Soap, Soothers, Baby Foods, Medicines, etc, at______________ __ The Red Gross Drug Book Co. THE SAFE, SATISFACTORY DRUG STORE Acadia Block Kedpath Street that a great many people have purchased B. C. Fruit Lands from us, Our lands and our terms led them to de- cide that to huy would he Day and Night Phone 5 Night Bell SAGE-The Picture Framer. Let us explain -THE. M. FREEMAN, General Agent, Lethbndge, Alta. E. McCANDLlSH, Gen. Agent, Claresholm, Altm. TITLE TO ALL OUR LANDS. COAL Best Lump on the per ton Nut coal, delivered. Address postcard to New Barnes Mine, Royal View. F. WADDINGTON Phone 26! City Agent. MUSIC JOHANNES H. pil of Henri Veibrujgen, of Italy; Carl Simins, of Berlin, Get- many. High Glasa Scotch music specialty. Open for recitals, ban, quets. concerts, etc. For terms ip. ply Royal Collieries, MRS. W. P. J. ALEXANDER, AT C M A 0 CM Toronto Conservatory4 of Music; Gold Med- alist, Ontario Conservatory of Miis- ic, is prepared to accept a limited'cumber of pupils in voice culture and piano instruction. Concert engagements accepted. Ad- dress People's Drug Store, West- minster Eoad. P. 0. Box 1843. Phone 445. JOHNSTONE ters and solicitors. Office adjoin- ing Union Bank, Lethbridge. L. M. Johnstone; J. Ritchie. SIMMONS to W. C. Barrlstftrs So- licitorg and Notaries. Itoaey to loan. W. C. Simmone S. J. Shepherd. Coal, Ice and PRAYING Western Transfer Co. LONG BKOS.Proprietors Office opposite- PH ONE: C. F. P. CONYBEARE, K.C., .D.C.L.; Barrister, Solicitor, Etc. Office. Conybeare Block, Lf.thbridge. Al- berta. H. A. J. Solicitor, Notary. Room 14 9Uf- ford Blk Canada Western Chartered Corporation Ltd. Capital Financial Agents. Fiscal Brokers. for Royal Collieries Ltd All Standard Stocks Handled HEAD B. C. LODGE PRIDE OF No. 293, ALBERTA. H. H. So- licitor, Etc., Office Acadia Block, Lethbridge, Alta. SURVEYING J. F. HAMILTON, Land Surveyor, irrigation and Hy- draulic Engineer. Koom 5, Whit- ney Block. Phone 305. ARCHITECTS AND CONTRACTOR! VM. T. Whiv ney Block. ''Late of Williams Bros.. Architects- Detroit. F. B. Whitney Block. Boom I. JAS. A. Macdonald Block. Kedpatb Street Lethbridge W. M. Calgary an! Lethbridge..Specialist in Fireproof- ing, sanitation, heating and tion. .fc'rnelt E. Carver, M.B.A.A. M-E.A., A.A.I.C-. Etc.. Afanagei Lethbridge Office. Bryai Block. Sons of [ngland Benefit Society Meets in the Oddfedllows' Hall every fitst, and third Wednesday the month at 8 p.m. For full particulars apply W. J. Wade, Fred T. Robin? W. President. 3ec.. Box 57. Imperial Bank of Canada HEAD OFFICE-TORONTO Lethbridge lerie Ho. 537 Meets 1st and '3rd M o n d ays Hall at g o'clock. Visiting orethren are cordially invited. a. ASHCROFT, W.P. 24-ly GUS N El DIG, W.I. by day or week, Mrs. C. R. Gray, a't jire. J. L. Johnston's, 314 Outbill St., 1st house off Eedpath, or Phone 87. 225-13 GEORGE and builder. Estimates free. Repairing and alterations a specialty. Tem- porary office City Bakery, Ford Si or Box 356 City. I. H. Drafts- man and contractor. cheerful1? given. If you want to see our new ideas in construction, let us show you. They cost anything, i'drtrees Lethbridge P. 0. WILLIAM and con- tractor, is prepared to give esti- mates free of cost on all kinds of work in the building trade, includ- ing, repairs, alterations, Ac. Boi 611 Lethbridge. Capital Capital Paid Up Reserve Fund D. R. Wilkie, President. Hon. Robert Jaffray, Vice-President. Account of Oorporationa, Municipalities, Merchants, Farmers and Private Individuals invited. SAVINGS Special attention- is given to Sayings Bank Accounts. Deposits of and upwards received and inter- est allowed from date of deposit. _ LETHBRIDGE BRANCH-W, R. SEATLE, Begin Block, Bound St., beside Bentley's Store. A..F. A.M., Q.R.A. Lethbridge Lodge Regular meeting night, the third Thursday of each month! in the Masonic Hall; P. 0. Block, at 8 p.m. Visiting brethren will aL ways receive a hearty A. C. Meeser, W.M. G. V. Storkey, Secretary, P. 0. Box 8S7. Modern W oodmen of America Lethbridge Gamp No. Meito in-the Oddfellows Hall every sednd and fourth Wednesday of the month. Visiting wiil i1 ways receive a hearty welcome. Comn- cillor, C. L. Griffith; Banker. W. i Olerk. N. "DowinU. IERBERT foi foundations, concrete walks, base- ments and all kinds of concrete work. Terms reasonable, Esti- mates cheerfully given. Apply Boi 630. City. UNDERTAKING ADDISON Under takers and Embalmers. olden established :n the city. Phone 102. Office and. 321 Crabb St. Parlon open daj and night. T S. 01- RECTOR AND riages and equipment new up to date. Parlora oppcwite flre ball. Open day and night. P. 0. Box 483. Phone ;