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July 20, 1911

     Some of the large ranchers have started haying but are being held up and the fruits of their labour lost owing to the contrary weather we are getting at present.  If we don't get some sun and warm nights just now neither grain nor hay harvest is going to be anything to write home about.

Transcontinenatl Train in Collision at East Calgary

      The train No. 8, due here last evening at 7:07, ran into an open switch at East Calgary and collided with the engine of a freight train.  The fireman was killed and about a dozen passengers slightly injured, none of them from the district.  The train was making up time and running too fast.

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