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C^^nberland Islander
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At the Ilo-Ilo
this week-end
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WITH WHICH IS CONSOLIDATED  THE CUMBERLAND  NEWS.
FORTY-NINTH YEAR—No. 23
CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH COLUMBIA FRIDAY, JUNE 6th,  1930
BSCRIPTION  PRICE:  TWO DOLLARS  PER ANNUM
Local Cricketers
Defeat Courtenay
CAME ON  KING'S  BIRTHDAY
JUNE 3rd PROVED VERY
INTERESTING
The local cricketers journeyed to
Courtenay on Tuesday evening, June
3rd, and engaged the Courtenay
eleven in a return fixture, and after
a very interesting game Cumberland
won by three wickets and 11 runs.
Guy failed to turn up and the visitors had to travel with one man
short. Les Moody, however, of the
Courtenay eleven volunteered to
play to make up the team. Courtenay
won the toss and decided to bat flrst
the bowling being entrusted to Vernon-Jones and S. Gough. The latter got two wickets early on and
Vernon-Jones got the next two, four
wickets being down for 23 runs. Hall
took the place of Vernon-Jones for
three overs and managed to get two.
wickets at small cost. Vernon-Jones
resumed the bowling and signalled
his return by clean bowling Thomas
Gough got two more wickets and the
last man in Duckett was run out by
Carney from a return by Vernon-
Jones. The whole side was dismissed
for 52 runs. Gough bowled well
having 4 wickets for 22 runs and
bowling all through the innings. Hall
had 2 for 12 and Vernon-Jones 3
for 15.
Cumberland started with Joe Idiens and C. Dando facing the bowling of McLaughlin and Grier. After
making 4 runs, Joe Idiens was well
taken by Bourdillon oft* McLaughlin's bowling. Tom Carney went in
and immediately started hitting. He
knocked off 17 before getting his
leg in front of a straight one from
McLaughlin. Dando went out after
making 8 being bowled by a "york-
er". Three wickets were down for
30 runs, a much better performance
than the home side's score. Hall
went out after making one, being
caught and bowled by Ellis who had
displaced Grier, Robathan added a
great deal of life to the game by
his timely hitting, but he lost Hall,
Hipp and Moody, three wickets only
producing 4 runs. Gough, however,
came to Rohathan's help and hit two
two's, a four and a single before being caught out in the long field. A.
J. Taylor joined Robathan and the
necessary runs were soon obtained,
Robathan hitting up 18 and Taylor 4
for a not out innings. Promptly at 7
stumps were drawn with Cumberland's score 63 for 7 wickets and
Courtenay 52 for 10 wickets. P.
McLaughlin was the homesters star
man as in addition to taking 5 wickets for 33 runs he was top scorer for
his side with a lively 16.
Courtenay Innings
P. Ellis, b. Gough   B
R. Grier, b. Gough   0
F. W. Galloway, b. Vernon-Jones.. 1
P. McLaughlin, b. Vernon-Jones.. 16
G. L. Bourdillon, c. Idiens, b.
Hall   11
Inglis, c. Taylor, b. Gough   0
A. Galloway, b. Gough   2
F. W. Tull, c. Idiens, b. Hall  5'
A. Rossiter, not out  9
E. F. Thomas, b. VernonJonea.... 2
H. W. Duckett, run out  0
Extras    1
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Bowling: J. Vernon-Jones, 3 for
IS; S. Gough, 4 for 22; F. V. Hall,
2 for 12.
Cumberland Innings
Idiens, c. Bourdillon, b. McLaughlin   4
C. V. Dando, b. Ellis   8
T. Carney, l.b.w., b. McLaughlin .17
F. V. Hall, c. and b. Ellis  1
E. 0. Robathan, not out 18
T. L, Hipp, b. McLaughlin  0
L, Moody, b. McLaughlin   1
S. Gough, c. Rossiter, b, McLaughlin   9
A. J. Taylor, not out   4
J. L. Brown and J. Vernon-Jones
did not bat
Extras    1
Total for 7 wickets  63
Bowling: McLaughlin, 5 for 33;
Grier, 0 for IB; Ellis 2 for 12; F;
W. Galloway, 0 for 2.
Joe Gordon Wins
The Tarbell Cup
VETERAN  WINS  AFTER  A   TIE
WITH YOUNGER MEMBERS
OF LOCAL CLUB
150 Attend Convention To
Nominate Allan W. Neill
HON.  R.  B.  BENNETT
AND H. H. STEVENS
TO ADDRESS   MEETING
COUNTESS OF CLARENDON
VISITS SON ON ISLAND
Nanaimo, June 3.—The Dowager
Countess of Clarendon arrived in Nanaimo from England Monday night
and immediately motored to Parksville, where she will be the guest
of her son, Col, Burke, for three
months,
There was a large gallery of spectators present at the traps of the
Cumberland Rod and Gun club on
Sunday last when the shoot for the
Tarbell cup took place. Joe Gordon
one of the veterans of the gun club
showed his superiority after a tie
shoot with Ben Horbury and Carl
Coe, two of the club's youngest and
most ardent shooters. The contest
was divided into three classes; "A",
"B" and "C". In the first class C.
Dalton, J. H. Cameron and J. Bono
were drawn against one another,
making scores of 7, 12 and 15 respectively. In the "B" class B. Wilcock, P. Franeioli and R. Coe were
drawn against one another, the
scores being 13, 16 and 17 respectively.
The other class saw B. Horbury,
J, Gordon, L. Frelone, C. Coe, R.
Bennie and W. McLellan together,
scores being: 20, 20, 18, 20, 17, 16,
Gordon, Horbury and C. Coe being
tied with 20 each a shoot off was
necessary. In the final shoot neither
of the three competitors came up to
their previous scores, Joe Gordon
winning with 18 dead birds. C. Coe
next with 14 birds and B. Horbury
with 11 birds.
Immediately after the shoot, Joe
Horbury, president of the club presented the cup to Gordon who on
being asked to fill it promised to do
so on Saturday. Judging by the
number of friends Joe Gordon has
he will have to fill it a good many
times before all are satisfied.
Former Resident
Dies In Victoria
FUNERAL OF MRS. ANNA  BOYD
WILL TAKE PLACE ON
SUNDAY
Word was received in Cumberland
on Wednesday night of the death in
Victoria of a former i resident of this
city in the person of Mrs. Anna Boyd
at the age of 56 years, widow of the
late James Boyd who died in'Cumberland about eighteen months ago.
After the death of her husband, Mrs.
Boyd left Cumberland to reside with
her daughter in Courtermy, later
moving to Victoria to be with her
daughter. The deceased lady had
not been in the best of health for
some tame, but her demise on Wednesday of this week came as a shock
to her many friends in Cumberland.
The funeral will be held on Sunday
morning .service being held in the
Roman Catholic Church at 11 a.m.
and interment will be made in the
Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cumberland with the Rev. Father Beaton
officiating.
A grown-up family is left to
mourn her passing.
M, D. McLean, assistant superintendent of the Crow's Nest Pass
Coal Co,, Ltd., Michel, was nominated as candidate for Kootenay East
Federal riding by the conservative
convention held at Cranhrook on
Saturday last, "Mickey" McLean is
exceptionally well known to a number of Cumberlanders who were residents of Michel twenty years ago
when the popular "Mickey" was beginning to make a name for himself. His many friends in Cumberland will wish him all success in the
coming election.
Opened New School
The new Comox High School was
officially opened on Thursday afternoon by the Hon. Joshua HinchlifTe,
minister of education, and a large
number of residents of the district
were present at the ceremony. Mr.
Hinchliffc congratulated the taxpayers of the school district on their undertaking and for the better part
of an hour kept his audience interested in an address on educational
matters and the benefits of education.
After a hearty vote of thanks was
tendered the minister on Motion by
Miss McQueen, principal of the
school, tea was served and the visitors made an inspection of the handsome new building.
In the evening, the Hon. Mr.
HinchlifTe addressed a small audience
in the Gaiety Theatre, Courtenay, on
"Education.'* It was unfortunate
that more did not turn out ot hoar
the head of the educational department on this all-important matter,
but those who did, gained a new in-|
sight into the difficulties confronting the department, not only on the
question of endeavoring to find an
equitable system of taxation for
school purposes, but also on other
matters connected with the department, one of the most important of
which was the selection of text books
Hitherto, many text books had been
obtained from the United States and
naturally there had been a great American influence, but this was being
gradually overcome and Canadian
text books were now being introduced.
Thomas Graham was present and
also said a few words. The meeting
was entirely non-political.
Independent  Candidate  Tells  Audience  He  Has  the  Greatest
Respect for Mr. Tom Graham, Who Is
a Worthy Opponent
At the most enthusiatic gathering hard as he had done during the past
yet, A. W. Neill was on Wednesday I eight years in the interests of his
afternoon chosen for the fourth time j constituents it would be foolish not
as Independent candidate for the Co-j to send him back to Ottawa again,
mox Alberni federal constituency. In .seconding thc nomination, May-
The convention was held in the Na- or Steed of Port Alberni, said he had
tive Sons' Hall, Courtenay, and was, known Mr. Neill for thc pasl eigh-
attended by nearly 10 representa-j teen years and it would ho hard
tive supporters from all parts of the'find a more honest man; ht- had
constituency. J. L. Brown read nu-! shown he had the good of the coun
merous messages, one alone of which! try at heart and he was a hard work
was signed by 48 fishermen in an;er. He also had opinions of hi*; own
and used very good judgment.
No other names were put before
the meeting and Mr. Neill's nomination was enthusiastically declared
unanimous.
In thanking the gathering for
their confidence in him, Mr. N'eill
said ho expected to be nominated but
did not expect so large and enthusiastic an audience; it was an expres
sion of confidence. There were three
occasions when he really got a "luck"
out of politics; one was on an occasion of this kind, the second was the
recording of that confidence by a
large majority on election day and
the third was when he, a humble
commoner from the west, walked
boldly past the policeman at thc door
out of the way point on the west
const, assuring Mr. Neill of the
heartiest support all up and down
the line.
The convention ,was opened by
Mayor Maxwell of Cumberland and
the first order of business was the
calling for nominations. W. A. B.
Paul, of Lazo, immedaitely rose and
proposed the name of A. W. Neill
and in doing so said that so long
Mr. Neill maintained his independence and  Worked at least half as
POLICE COURT NEWS
On Saturday, May 17th, Police
Magistrate G. Robert Bates, James
Michael   Williamson,   of  Courtenay,
costs.
On Tuesday, May 20th, before Police Magistrate G. Robert Bates, Ernest Sibley, charged under the Gov-|
ernment Liquor Act wth being intoxicated in a public place was fined
$25.00 and costs,
On Thursday, May 22nd, Yoshuki
Higano of Vancouver, charged before
Stipendiary Magistrate G. Robert
Bates with driving to the common
danger was found guilty and fined
$10.00 and costs.
On Monday, May 26th, before Stipendiary Magistrate G. Robert Bates,
Theodore Bernard of Fanny Bay was
fined $10.00 and costs for driving to
the common danger.
Wesley White also of Fanny Bay,
was charged the same day under the
Game Act with being in possession of
undressed pelts without a permit.
The case waa tried before Stipendiary Magistrate G. Robert Bates who
found him guilty, assessing a fine of
$10.00 and costs.
On Tuesday, May 27th, John Robinson of Courteany was prosecuted
under the Motor Vehicle Act with
driving to the common danger. Police Magistrate G. Robert Bates fined
him $25.00 and costs.
was charged under the Courtenay j 0f the House at Ottawa and saw
City bylaw with failing to stop at the | some of the eastern millionaires de-
stop sign and was fined  $2.50 and | n.ied admission.
Mr. Neill said it would be utterly
impossible for him to cover the whole
district before election date, his
j friends would have to help him, but
after tho election he would visit
every outlying polling division. He
understood Mr. Graham, the Conservative candidate, had made some very
flattering remarks about him at the
time of his nomination, which he appreciated very much. Personally,
he hnd the greatest respect for Mr.
Graham, who was a worthy opponent, and as far as he was concerned
there would be no "mud-slinging" in
this campaign. Mr. Neil! said he
would leave his further remarks until after the dinner which ho understood was being prepared for them
in the supper room of the hall.
P. P. Harrison was called on. He
said that Mr. Neill had giv>.;. his entire efforts for the good of the district and every person in it, irrespective of party affiliations in a manner
different from that of any other
member since he had been in the
district. Having given that service
it would be "unfair to turn him down
and put some one else in.
John Sutherland of Cumberland,
also spoke a few words telling how
he had met returned men from Vancouver who claimed Mr. Neill had
done more for tehm than their Vancouver members.
By this time Mayor Macintyre had
arrived nnd extended a cordial welcome to the delegates, more particularly as this was thc fourth time
they had gathered to nominate Mr.
Neill as candidate. This was a good
spirit and showed that they were intelligent people. He expected they
had chosen Mr. Neill, he didn't see
how they could do otherwise, and ho
congratulated the delegates on having a man like Mr. Neill ;"he was an
indefatigable worker for the'Whole
of the district. Most of them knew
how he (Mayor Macintyre) stood
politically, but it was hard to say
what he would do this time. Mr.
Neill was an easy man to talk to, an
ensy mun to approach and a hard
many to say anything bad about. He
wished him success in his campaign!
The delegates then adjourned to
the supper room whore a magnificent I
chicken dinner was served by Percy!
Sadler and his helpers, after which j
they returned to the hall where Mr.
Noill delivered to a capacity audience
nn address on the political situation
of the day and the pari be had played
in important questions.
Introducing his remarks, Mr. Neill
said that in former years the people
from Vancouver had boon in the habit of telling the people licit' how to
vote and even went so far as to bring
in candidates from outside, but (hat
time was a thing of tbe past. However, he quoted evidence thai as
early as August last Mr. Graham had
been selected by Vnncouvor interests
to contest this riding. He also quoted prominent conservatives as stating that there could be only two
parties in Canada but this was controverted by the fact that 66 members of the House of Commons, or
twenty-five per cent, were not aligned to either of the old political parties,and these represented approximately 2,000,000 of Canada's population.
In 1021 he had been elected
platform pledging opposition ti
Robinson was later charged with
doing gnicvious bodily harm, the case
arrising over defendant having allegedly struck D. R. MacDonald in
a dance hall in Courtenay. Magistrate Bates found him guilty of this
charge also and fined Robinson the
sum of $50.00and costs.
On Thursday, May 29th, William
James Lewis of Cumberland was
charged under the criminal code of
Canada, section 286 with changing
checks of mine cars. Stipendiary
Magistrate John Conway, after hearing evidence, found defendant guilty
and fined him the sum of $50.00 and
costs.
On Friday, May 30th, P. L. Wick,
charged with changing license plates
from one car to another was fined
$10.00 and costs, Stipendiary Magistrate G. Robert Bates tried the case.
On Saturday, May 31st, before
Stipendiary Magistrate John Conway, Thomas Adamson and William
Logan were both charged with driving tothe common danger. They were
fined $10.00 and costs each and had
their license suspended for 30 days.
Mr. and Mrs. D. Bannerman entertained nt dinner on Tuesday evening last in honor of thc former's
cousins, Messrs. Loun and John
Johnston and their friend, Mr. Chas.
Booth who motored here recently
from their home in Ingleside, San
Francisco. Other guests also cousins
of the visitors included Mrs. H. Con-
rod, Mrs. J. Stant, Mrs. Alex Chalni-'
ers and Junior, Mrs. Harmston and
Ralph. The guests were later taken
on a sight seeing trip of places of
interest in the district. They left
on Thursday morning on their return
to California.
Tom. Graham To
Hold Meeting
Tonight
There will be an important me
of the Conservative Associatlo
night (Friday) commencing at 7.
the Veterans' Hall. Matters of
importance to the electors will b
cussed and Mr. Thomas Graham,
aervative candidate for Como
berni will address the meeting.
Local Oddfellows
To Attend Grand
Lodge In Victoria
DEPUTY GRAND MASTER J. C.
BROWN TO BE ELEVATED
Compilation Of
Voters' List Is
Proceeding
QUALIFICATIONS    NECESSARY
FOR FRANCHISE IN ELEC-
TION OUTLINED
With Grand Master George Caval
sky of Nanaimo presiding, the fifty-j
sixth annual session of tho Grand
Lodge of British Columbia of the
Independent Order of Oddfellows
will open in Victoria on Monday.
Delegates from the ninny branches
in different parts of the province
will gather at the capital this week
end in preparation for the annual
conclave which will open on Monday afternoon. The event, also marks
tbe thirty-ninth annual session of
the Grand Encampment of British
Columbia, and the twenty-first annual session of the Department
Council Patriarchs Militant of British Columbia. The convention will
last four days from Monday, June
Dth until Thursday, June 12. Delegates from Cumberland will be Messrs. P. McNiven and Martin McLaughlin, representing Union Lodge
No; 11. Mrs. Covert, Mrs. C. Whyte
and Mrs Mitchell will also go down
to the capital as representatives of
Harmony Rebekah Lodge No. 22.
Wednesday will be the big day, as
on that day, J. C. Brown of Cumberland, Deputy Grand Master, will
most likely be elevated to the Grand
Mastership of the Grand Lodge of
British Columbia.
Mr. Brown will leave Cumberland
on Monday morning accompanied by
Mrs. Brown, Mrs. Covert, Mrs. Mitchell and Mrs. Whyte. P. McNiven
will travel down with Mr. McLaughlin sometime on Monday afternoon..
At 9 p.m. on Thursday, the session,
will come to a close with a grand
ball at which the Grand March will >
be led  by  Patriarchs  Militant.
Conservative Leader
Residents of the district will have
an   opportunity   of   hearing  two   of
Canada's   outstanding   speakers   on!
the issues of the day, when a monster r
meeting will be hold at Parksville on
Monday  after-noon,  -June   10th,  at'
which the Hon. R. B, Bennett, leader!
of  the   Conservative   party,   H.   H. \
Stevens,   tin*   most   force ful   British
Columbia   Bpeaker  of  the  day  and
others will be present.    It  is not so
very far from Cumberland to Parksville and all who can, Irrespective of
party affiliations are urged to travel
to Parksville to hear these outstanding  public   men.     The   meeting   will
commence :it 2 p.m., Monday. June
16th.
J. H. Cameron who has been appointed enumerator for Cumberland
was busy during tbe week getting
names for the voters' list and made
fair progress. The following regulations are published for the guidance of all who wish to l»e placed on
tbe list this year, and the authorities
would esteem it a great favor if all
who are entitled to vote will see that
their  names are  recorded:
Must  Be British
Enumerators write the name in
' full, occupation and address of each
; qualified voter in their record books
1 making three copies of each entry at
i the same time. When the entry has
meen made, one of the three pages
, intended for the purpose is detached
from the record book and left at
| the dwelling at which the voter resides, with the person from whom the
information has been obtained. If
the entry has been based upon untrustworthy information obtained
from others, the page containing the
notice will be placed in the letter
box or otherwise so left as to come
to the attention of the occupier of
the dwelling when he returns to it.
Qualifications of electors is set
down as follows: (a) Is of full age
of 21 years, and <b) is a British subject by birth or naturalization, and
(c) has been ordinarily resident in
Canada for at least twelve months,
and (d) was ordinary resident in the
electoral district at the date of thc
issue of the  writ of election.
Nanaimo Quoiters  I
Beat Cumberland
LARGE   GALLERY   PRESENT   AT
INTERESTING INTER-CLUB
GAMES
WILL BUILD NEW
COAL GAS PLANT;
There was a fairly large gallery
present at the courts of the Cumber
land United Quoiting cluh at the
King George Hotel on Saturday last
on the occasion of the visit of th
Nanaimo quoiters . The locals proved to be no match for the visitors
who ran o-u* -.% ir,r:t'--^ by o soars of
180 points to 12.!. The games were
given a good send off by Dr, G. K.
MacNaughton, M.L.A., and Mayor
Maxwell pi tilling the first pair of
quoits, ll. T. Hrown, of Cumberlad
and C. Martin of Nanaimo pitched u
real good close game, the final scores
reading 21-20 in favor of the Cumberland man. Harry Bills, Sr,, one
of the district's premier quoiters ran
out an easy winner over (J. Shaw of
Nana
20-0
eating  the   visitor  by
Vancouver—Construction of the1
first unit of a coal gas plant, which, |
completed, will have a total capacity I
of 25,000,000 cubic feet, will bo un-;
dertaken in the near future by the
B. C. Electric Power and Gas Company, Ltd.
Tbe first unit will have a capacity!
of 3,000,000 cubic feet and will be I
built at a cost of $750,000 on the old |
Royal City Mills property, south of
Georgia Viaduct. Mr. John Keillor,
gas engineer for the company left
for England last Saturday to place
the order for the first unit. It is
expected to be completed by Autumn '
1981.
On thc same property tlie company:
hist year completed tbe gigantic gas)
holder, which will be joined eventu-J
ally by another bolder and a purifying scrubbing and amnion If) extraction   plant.
Scons were as follows with the
names of the Cumberland players
mentioned flrst in each instance:
ii. Ellis, 21. tl. Shaw, !i; S. Baird
21, T. Mason, 16; .1. Bond,5,- S. Bennie. 21; W. Mossey, 2. T. Llddoll, 21;
J. Murray, 21, ('. Martin 18; It. T.
Brown, 21, C. .Manin, 20; .). T.
Brown. 6, S Bennie, 21; W, Warren,
12. T,  Mason,  21 ;  M.  Stewart,   11.
T.  Riddell,
Shaw 21.
.'I; T. Wilkinson, 2, (J
tl e g
"LEADING"
n a
.___. the
Meighan government. In 1925 the
platform took a broader view point
and ho was pledged to support any
constructive legislation brought in by
either party. Today he was not tied
to any definite platform, so he con-
icontlnued from Page Three)
"To go in front of—go first—have
first place—set lhe fashion," snys the
dictionary, and no words can be
found batter to explain the position
of Fox Movietone News today in the
motion picture world. l*'ox Movie- \
tone News at the llo-llo every Mon
day, Tuesday and Wednesday. This
coming week patrons will sec and
henr "Capt. Frank Hawks in a lowed
glider flight from San Diego to New:
York."     "Cherry   Blossoms   decorate I
tlie Capital."—Washlgton welcomes
first blooms of the springtime in true
Japanese fashion. "Meet new head
of Episcopal Church."—Bishop .las.
Perry, R.I., chosen primate to succeed the late Bishop Anderson.
"Dear old Oxford goes up in the
air."—Miss Talullab Bankhead, American actress, among sponsors of!
ballooning for university boys. "East
em racing opens at Bowie".—Bocar-
nes the visitors
were royally entertained nl the King
George Hotel by members of ihe
Cumberland Club, Mayor -Maxwell
was in llu* chair and in a very humorous vein made some very complimentary remarks aboul both teams.
Mr. C. Martin replied on behalf of
the visitors :ind Mr. W. Mossey on
behalf of tbe local club, During the
evening, Mr. Harry Ellis was presented v. ith n ' air of gold calipers,
the gni of Mr. I Iddell of Nanaimo.
An enjoyable impromptu programme
was thoroughly enjoyed, tin- following contributing: M. ■-•■>. .1. Murray,
G. Show, H K!li , i. Ms -ii, ■). T.
Brown, W, T. Brown, S. Bonnie, S.
Baird, T. Brown, W, Warron, R. T.
Brow i. Wen Ma: well and I:. McGrath. * In the conclusion of tho programme a toasi was tendered Mr,
Victor Bonora, proprietor of the'
King George Hotel, who made sult-i
Mr reply.
Mrs. Nellie Penrso lefl nn Wednes-,
day morning for Vancouver, en route'
to her old home in England. Prior
to her departure, Mrs. Pearse was
much feted by her many friends [
throughout the district who were nil j
genuinely sorry to sec hor leave
Cumberland.
Can Not Vote
Persons who although qualified to
vote under the gneeral rule are not
entitled  to vote at an  election  are:
(a) A judge appointed by the
Governor-in-Council.
(b) An Indian ordinarily resident
on an Indian reservation who did not
serve with the naval, military or air
forces of Canada in lhe war 1914-
1918;
(c) A prisoner undergoing punishment for an offense.
(d) A person restrained of his liberty of movement or deprived of the
management of his property by reason of mental disease.
(e) A.person disnualified by reason of his race from voting for a
member of the Legislative Assembly
of the province in which hc resides,
and did not serve in the naval, military or air forces of Canada in tbe
war 1914-1918.
(f) A person disqualified from
voting by reason of his employment
for pay or reward In connection with
the election or under any law relating to the disqualification of voters
for corrupt or illegal practices.
Who I* British
The question frequently arises as
to who are British subjects. The act
in this respect reads: "Every one has
become a British subject in Canada
who:
(a) was born in any of His Majesty's Dominions or on a British ship,
no matter what was the nationality
of his parents, or
(b) was born elsewhere of a father
who at the time of (lie child's birth
was a British subject, or
(c) has been personally granted a
eerifieate of naturalization under
any statute of Canada or under the
Imperial Naturalization Act in any
other of His Majesty's Dominions, or
(e) has had bis name included in
a certificate of naturalization grantee! to a parent under the Imperial
Naturalization Aci in Canada or in
any other of Bis Majesty's Dominions, or
(f) is the wife or unmarried widow of a naturalized in Canada otherwise than under tbe Imperial Naturalization Act and wa-, at or after
Ihe time his parent was naturalized
and before he m she became 21
years of age, resilient in Canada witli
tbe naturalised  parent.
"Every person who has become a
British -uiiject in Canada continues
to be so unless his British nationality has been surrendered by his becoming a naturalized citizen of some
other country ,or unless the certificate of naturalization under which
he became naturalized has been cancelled, or unless, if a woman, sin-
had married a man who is not a
British subject."
atone :d  ■■'.» to 2 takes tbe Inaugural
Handicap  before  crowd  of 20,000,
and other big news shots .
Dave Kenny, a former resident of
Cumberland and a member of the
old Cumberland United Football club
who has been residing in Nanaimo
for the past few years left on Monday to make bis home in Vancouver,
"Song of the Flame" ^!^?0rtoSwatK 0 ^i*E# "Show of Shows"
YOU HEAR VITAPHONE AT ITS HIGHEST PEAK OF PERFECTION WHEN YOU HEAR IT IN "SONG OK THE FLAME"; GREATEST MUSICAL TRIUMPH EVER PRESENTED IN COMOX DISTRICT!
WE'RE TIUJNG TH« WORLD THAT "SHOW OF SHOWS" IS THE GREATEST HIT YET; WINNIE LKJHTNER AND NICK LUCAS HAVE PROMINENT PARTS AS WELL AS SCORES OK OTHER STARS PACE TWO
THE CUMBERLAND ISLANDER
FRIDAY, JUNE 6th,  1930
The Cumberland Islander
PUBLISHED  EVERY  FRIDAY  AT  CUMBERLAND,  B.C.
EDWARD W. BICKLE
THE HICII  COST OF CARELESSNESS
REPORTS to hand from the Forest .Service on
the Forest Fire situation show that hazardous conditions prevail at the moment in
almost every part of the Province. Already the
number of fires exceed the total for the same portion of last year, which it will be remembered was
a distinctly bad year in that respect.
Three-fourths of our Forest Fires are due to
plain Carelessness. Carelessness is always reprehensible, but carelessness with fire is carelessness
in il j deadliest form.
Public opinion has done a great deal to make
car lessness unpopular, and when it brings its
weight sufficiently to bear on the Man who is
Careless with Fire, nur losses from Forest Fires
will by-and-by be negligible.
of her citizens is more serious than we can realize.
Our sentiment in this matter makes it difficult
to consider the monetary loss to the nation re-
sulting from the emigrating of these one million
souls.
Any effort to put a money value on our flesh
ami "blood disregards what we value most—
friendship—love—family ties—comfort in old age
—the real happinea of life, the perpetuation of
your family under our own Hag!
Taking the basis used by the Dominion Statistician, il will be found that in money value alone
Ihe national loss through emigration of our Canadian citizens since June 1921 exceeds the total
of all nur exports and imports during the last
eight years.
There  Is an Answer
His Majesty's Mail
TO THE MOTHERS
nil-:  PARENT wliu worries  most about the
ti n  of the children is the Mother.    You
I as! year (t!)2fl), we sent to the United States
$169,280,000 worth of our raw materials and
another $186,000,000 worth of natural resources
but partially manufactured. The manufacture of
this material was completed in the United States
anil much of it re-exported lo the markets of the
world in the finished state. Not a small part of
this $306,000,000 worth of our raw material found
its way back to Canada. Not a few Canadians,
working in the United States, assisted in thc
manufacture of these raw materials.
ln the year 1929 our total imports amounted
to $1,298,922,000,   Hall' of this could and should
one profoundly anxious that your have been produced in Canada. Had this been
son "i daughter -hall have an opportunity in produced at home and had we manufactured our
Canada, lu make a success of life. That is your own raw materials at least 200,000 Canadian
child's bii hright, What can you Mothers do toUvorkmen would have found profitable employ-
insure thi.- opportunity for your own? ment.
Through the exercise of your franchise, you Included with these workmen and their fam-
now have an equal voice with the men in the Hies, the people who would be engaged in subsid-
manag ment „t this country. There must be jary services resulting from this increase in Can-
something radically wrung somewhere when the adian business, at least 1,000,000 happy people
United States official record shows that 859,231 would have been provided for. Think of it. At
Canadians entered that country officially between an average wage of only $5.00 a day, an addition-
June 1021 and June 1929. This does not include nj $1,000,000 would be added to our daily payroll
the thousands who went over to the United States money actually paid to Canadian labor. With
in visit and remained there. this great increase in work our unemployment sit-
Everyone appreciates that it is most serious nation would melt away like the summer snows.
I'm- any country to lose its best blood but to a Such a policy would give your boy and girl their
new country like Canada the loss of over a million; opportunity in Canada.
Cumberland City
Band Re 24th Of
May Celebration
To tlie Public:
Since writing my last article a
trustee ef the city band lias informed
me llmt the Canadian Collieries (D) |
Ltd., did buy and present the instruments to the members of tho city
band. The public bought thc uniforms only.
I made thc statement that the uniform were not designed for summer
wear, I think the public were un-
V. isely advised in buying them. The
uniforms are of military style with
high eollare, end the material is much
I--, 1 envy. Can you imagine a band
marching through thc streets on a
hoi day blowing their instruments
dressed in high collared military
tunics, From experience I know this
e, be most uncomfortable. If they
leave the collars open they look untidy, besides, this is had deportment.
I would now further reply to thc
statement thai the hand very rarely
practised. If you will allow me to
go bach a year, a similar statement
was made at thc close of the first
meeting of the committee for the
Miners' Picnic. Someone reminded
lhe Gentleman that they had forgotten   lho   hand.     I   was  informed, the
Gentleman snid "Leave the band
wlnre it is" (with an added sentence
that would not look very nice in the
pre •) "They only practised about
twice before tho "lib of May (1020)
and they only played half-a-dozen
timei all day". The Gentleman must
to Ignorant ot ihe fart that during
tho fall and v.ini- of 1028-20 night
Airo held twice weekly at
the public ichool and were continued
till Ihe ond of April. 1029. Fourteen hoys wero being trained for thc
city band by -Mr. Murray and myself.    Some of those hoys were inenl-
l f lhe hand al  thai  time.    To
the remark it il :h" band only played
half-a-dozen times all day. I reply
ili;o iho band played three numbers
before the paiailo; they played eight
durint;   the   parade]    anil   a
programme   of   more   (ban   twenty
on  lho  grounds.    The Gentle-
ii be deaf.
You will recall thai lhe hand was
For the Miners' Picnic
■' lie::',   li appear! thai the Gentle-
i i did the pruning for this
- Ith nf May  (191)0) was iho same
nan who 'lid iho pruning for
Vllnei '  Picnic.
Returning  t"  lho statement   that
iho   h .i -    mi   • auld  expeel   was  a
little  ui   return     I'll s o   recall   the
s   ..   the new hospital
occn ion bi ire iho .li ii of
..I,. nl   ami   Lady
Phi       ind was   roi|ilo.-t-
oil   In   play   for   Ihr   lol oniony.      To
■   Df I Ilo hands-
■., ienve work nboul 'wolve
I o"   the   ceremony   it
nnd  ooo  suxaphone
the puds getting wet.
[<  had to be rcpadded
at a ci ■ 1 ij.'.n  (Including thc
Ilie   band   hail   lo   moot
ponso,    For thc ceremony I
I      write out three special niinv
e.,     which   took   over   live   hours;
thi  i     umbers wero utterly spoiled
hy thi       in      '■■' donation wns promised "       ' eremony    none   was
ccted.    I iio think tlio Gentleman
should  s   '       little credit   when  it
WM. JACKSON.  Bandmaster,
EAGLES DEFEAT
MINTO BALL
TOSSERS
HOME   RUNS   BY   GIBSON   AND
MacFARLANE
brand of ball.
Courlenay Beats Union Bay  15-12
On Sunday the opening game at
Courtenay was given an official
st;nd-oiT when Mayor Macintyre of
Couvtcnay struck out Fire Chief Jock
Thompson. In n loose game Courtonay came out on top by a  15-12
SCIU'<\
Cumberland VI. Royston 8-8
With Lewis Park, Courtenay, as
Tbe opening homo Twilight League j their h,,me Sround until their own
game was played on the Recreation ,s raady. Ko>,sttin ™tS*S*t Cumber-
Ground on Wednesday evening last!laml ln a leaBU0 *ame- The Same
and insofar us It was not advertised waa writing throughout ami ended
a good attendance was present The'1'1 an 8"8 tie> the ltltter ')iirt bcinK
gain-- was well worth watching and . ^^ in scn)i-d*ll''<,U!SS which lliade
th, brand oi' ball was excellent when,1"1 cxtva ,nnin^ ""Possible.
one lakes into consideration that this, Thls Slind:l*v Cumberland and Roy-
was one of tlie first games. TheIst"11 meet aKllin on the Recreation
game was close all lhe way through!Grou,ld aild •somo "hot" ball is ex-
and al the end of tho seven innings|Pecte(1' Tho B»me stavts at 2*;i0 p.m.
thc score stood 7-7. An extra in-lCome and help the local team get
! away to a good start as there is a
nir.gs was decided upon in which Uie
KurU.' managed to score tho winning run. Tbe highlights of the
game were the home runs by Gibson
anil G. MacFarlane and tbe snappy
bull dished up by the Hutton infield
of tbe Valley team.
The Twilight League gives promise
of becoming very popular with the
fans   und   should    produce   a   good
i3(nd&tC6
heavy  initial  expense.
Eagles team was: Conrod c, Bar-
told.l p., (I. MacFarlane, lb., W. MacFarlane. 2b., Watson ss., Gibson ."lb.,
Coombs c.f., Conn l.f., Weir r.f.
It has been said by a well known
business magnate thai "once .in every
man's life hc needs a good 'jacking
up!'" There is much truth in this
assertion, especially applicable to the
man who has irregular supervision in
his work; who is to all intent his own
master.
When one has been in a position
long enough to feel secure, 'tis only
natural to sag a bit, and often little
harm is done to anyone except the
"sagger"; but again—when the position is one of trust ,and the responsible person becomes indifferent to
his trust, there is serious need of
"jacking tip" *f nnt "'' move drastic
measures.
In several .instances we see cases
of such indifference in Cumberland;
though lhe one most noticeably in
need of the "jack" is a wheel in the
Civil scr*. ice known as the local Post
Office! where the methods of sorting
the mail havo graduated from the
"joke' 'to tbe "agony column".
His Majesty's mail is a sacred trust
so sacred that men must be sworn
in before being permitted to handle
,it. Once sworn in the Government
trusts them to exercise the utmost
care in insuring the safe delivery of
every document, letter, and paper in-1
to the hands of the lawful recipient j
and when failure to exercise this
care becomes a habit, 'tis time to use,
the "jack". '
During the last few years, Cum- (
berland people, through necessity,
have acquired the habit of careful
perusal of their envelopes before'
leaving the office, and as ofl en aa
not they may be seen stepping up
to the slot and slipping into it letters
placed in their boxes by mistake. Of
course an occasional mistake is unavoidable, but not a perpetual series!
Mrs. Heaton wearies of returning
the mail of Mrs. Bertram, and vice
versa. Mr, Leefer experiences a
certain annoyance and chagnin at
finding himself addressed as Lee
Wun Lung! especially in a community where he much prefers being recognized as an "Occidental." Complaints at the wicket are of little
avail, though to be sure every courtesy is met with—there could be no
found with the obliging friendly
spirit of the Post Master—the fault
lies in bis failure to realize the importance of his trust. A far cry is
he from thc Mail Carrier of old who
faced the dangers of tbe wilds,
guarding his mail with his life!
People in isolated districts must
depend upon tlie conscientiousness of
the Post Master for all their dealing
with the outside world, and serious
trouble may be caused by the delayed or perhaps non-delivery of documents ami letters.
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Hit  and   Tin,;! ion
The directoyy
was
hung on the
receiver
A Vancouver family re-
portod that when they re-
njiondod to tlie rin| of their
telephone   bell   they   could
f[t.-t  no nnr.wt*r.  A  telephone
repairman wa« a^m to the
bouse to Investigate, A look
at the in&lrument revealed
the cause of the I rouble.
The telephone directory bad
been hung on the receiver
book.
Allliouiih a member of
the housebold would lift
thc receiver, as usual, in
nnswering t h e telephone,
tbe wciijht of the directory
would hold the hook in
place, and the result w.*\s
the tame as though the call
watt unanswered. Removal
of the directory remedied
the   situation.
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What irony that the fire she kindled
should sear the man she loves ....
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Th re ai" .'cores of Stars
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''.v { of Singers, Dancers
Comedians Hundreds in
the Chorus. It combines
i.i mu glorious stupendous
show Hi ■ best of musical
comedy, variety, drama,
concert and opera. It is
truly the "Show of Shows."
In TEUlNiCOLOIl
Maeoeeeeeeeeeeeee:e—eecc.etseeeeoeeeeeeeeee—eeeeeeee
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, June 12th, 13th, 14th
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THE SCREEN'S MASTER ROMANCER
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Brilliant in its story, absorbing in its drama, uproarious in its comedy,
this fast-paced film sensation will hold you
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IT'S THE THRILL FILM OF THE YEAR! FRIDAY, JUNE nth, 1980
THE CUMBERLAND ISLANDER
PAGE THREE
summer tares
BackEAST
■    'via M
CAtfADIA* KOCK1ES
and JASPER  i
NATIONAL
t PAKI^
CLAIMS FEDERAL
HOUSE IS ON A
SPENDING ORGY
Ottawa. (Special to the Islander)
The House of Commons is con-
: eluding its session with a traditional
last minute spending orgy. To est-
, imates which had already totalled
I $399,358401, supplemental? have
I been added during the past few days
i totalling $21,103,044, bringing the
, grand total for the year to $420,-
, 161,145.
I     These estimates are the heaviest
peace-time ones ever to have been
Convention
(Continued from page one)
which the employees of the Maritime, 1 pf-H    A fffiri/4
coal and steel industries work. Both   *-0\J   /^IlCllG
these industries stand to benefit from
the budget, the coal operators by tin-
bounty upon Canadian coal used in
the manufacture of steel, and the
steel operators by the increased protection granted to their product.
Labor members of the house have
been urging, accordingly, that the
assistance proposed for these industries should be made conditional upon their improving the conditions
under which their employees labor.
Both Premier King and Hon. Mr.
Bennett have concurred in the idea,
but the government has not been
prepared to go the full length in the
namely    making    the    tariff
Talcs tht SCENIC route east
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the ever-changing panorama
of the Canadian Rockies.
Plan a few days at Jasper
Park Lodge en route.., golf,
swimming, riding, motoring.
Commencing May 22nd Low
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New Westminster, Prince
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Vernon and Kelowna . . ,
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supplementaries,—the staggering nature of their total was not at first
realized. Now, however, all parties
in the house, irrespective of polities,
are asking themselves from whence
is the necessary revenue to come,
Last year's estimates totalled
$404,245,000 and the government's
surplus at the close of the yeai* was
approximately $44,000,000. It might
seem, accordingly that there was a
fair margin with which to meet the
.increased demands of this year. In
this connection, however, it must bi
remembered that not only is the gov
ernment facing a year of shrinking
revenue due to the general slowing
up of business, but also that it has
definitely given up sources of income which in the past have been
most remunerative. The cut in the
sales tax, according to Hon. Mr. Dun
nings own estimate will mean a loss
of $22,000,000; the liquor export
bill is expected to cost another $16,-
000,000; changes in the corporation
and personal income taxes will mean
the loss of another $10,000,000
while the abolition of the tax on tea
will cramp the Federal treasury to
the extent of another $2,500,000.
The sum of $10,000,000 at least will
be lost from the customs revenue
through the extensions of the British
preference.
Thus, without estimating the cost
j of the changes .in the U. S. tariff,
1 which only time can show, Hon. Mr.
Dunning is facing the year with the
; definite prospect of a shrinkage of
over $59,000,000 in the revenue
which he will enjoy. This reduction,
together with the increase of approximately $16,000,000 in the estimates
, moans not only that a surplus of
$44,000,000 becomes inadequate to
cave for the situation but also that
it leaves a deficit of $31,000,000 to
be almost certainly faced.
Legislative problems are mingling
j with financial in the final hours of
parliament.    Prominent amongst
' them is that of the conditions under
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of the eight hour day. Premier King
has declared, although Hon. Mr. Ben
nctt has not agreed with him, that
such a course would be beyond the
legislative competence of parlaiment.
The plan which the government
has now evolved is to leave the mat
ter in the hands of tin* province of
Nova Scotia, so far as the conl operators are concerned. A clause In
thc bill providing bounty stipulates
that it shall only be paid after the
Province of Nova Scotia lias adopted the labor conditions recommended by the treaty of Versailles, which
mean principally the eight hour day.
In the case of the steel industry the
assurance is being accepted from the
Besco directors thta no dividends will
be paid by the enterprise until labor
conditions have been improved for
the plant workers.
Not the least amongst the last
minute accomplishments of parliament has been the conclusion of the
lengthy debate upon the constitutional issue. Hon. Mr. Lapointe made
a vigorous bid for the laurels of
argument in upholding the government's contention that Canada now
enjoyed full equality of status with
the Mother Country. His effort:
were made largely abortive, however
despite their Impressiveness hy the
unhappy circumstance thnt, immediately following the debate the government had to introduce legislation
praying the permission of the Imperial Parliament to amend the B.N.A.
so as to permit the transfer of their
natural resources to tho Western
provinces.
Comox
Mrs. G. H. Ellis nnd Mrs. Eggleton
wilh little Owen and Joan Ellis, left
on Friday for a holiday to be spent in
California. Mr. Ellis accompanied
them as far as Victoria.
•   •   •
A well-attended whist drive and
dance was held in the Comox community hall in aid of the sports fund o!
the local school. Thc prize winners
were: Ladies, flrst. Miss Spicer; second.
Miss A. Kerr; men, first, J. Mcculloch;
2nd, J. Patterson. The consolation
pdizes went to Mrs. W. J. Pollock ami
L. R. Cliffe. After an enjoyable supper the McLeod orchestra provided
their usual good music for a jolly
dance.
Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Cliffe had as
tehir guests over the week-end, Mr.
and Mrs. J. Patterson, former resident
of Courtenay.
* *    *
Miss G. Carthew, R.N.. of Victoria, is
the guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
J. Carthew.
* *    *
Rev. A. W. Corker and Mrs. Corker
went over to Vancouver today to meet
their son who is coming down from
Ocean Falls.
* *        *
Miss Eunice Graham, of Vancouver,
is the guest of Mr. and Mr.s. Edgar
Cliffe.
*   »   •
Mrs. Knight has been able to return
home from St. Joseph's hospital.
eluded they must now have perfect
confidence in him. He was, however,
opposed to two things j namely, slavish adherence to Mackenzie-King and
sitting on the fence. But, never for
him would Open the golden gates of
the Senate chamber "where the wicked cease from troubling and thc politicians rest."
On the question of unemployment,
Mi*. Neill aaid this was a serious question the world over and the principal
reason was the mechanization of industry. Unemployment insurance was
a paliative, not a cure. He had a
letter from J. S. Woodworth, labor
member for Winnipeg, commending
what he had done in the interests of
labor.
Honor Roll And
School Report
DIV. I, grade VIII. teacher G. E.
Apps—Pupils attending 27; percentage attendance, 90.5; lates, 1; perfect  attendances,   19,
DIV. II, teacher, T. A. Gallivan—
perfect attendance 2(1; percentage attendance, 95.it; no. of lates, 2,
Honor Roll—Yasuhara Kadaguchi,
Margaret Beveridge, Wong Cheung,
Ming Cheung. Rose Marocchi. Stanley Lawrence.
DIV. Ill, grades VI and VH, teacher, I. McFadyen—no. of pupils, 30;
perfect attendance, 21; percentage
attendance, 9G.2,
Honor Roll—Fred Martin, Hlroshi
Kawaguchl, David Davis,; grade VII:
Joe Aida, Altera Herost. Bessie
Brown.
DIV. IV. grades V and VI, teacher, C, MacKinnon—perfect attendance, 29; percentage attendance,
97.S;  no.   of lates,  3.
Honor Cards—Grade VI: Hanaye
Nakauchi, Betty O'Brien and Masako Iwasa equal, Nellie Ramsell;
grade V: Kujoke Kiyone, Fumlko
Matsubuchi.
DIV. V, grades, Jr. V and Sr. V,
teacher, V. J. Aspesy—No. on roll
35; no, perfect, 28; percentage attendance, 98.07.
Honor Roll—Sr. V: Tetsuo Aoki,
Frank Sutton, Ronald Spooner; Jr. V
Margaret A r m s t r o n g, Margaret
■lames,  Leone Brown.
DIV. VI, teacher, 11. T. Watson-
no. enrolled, :15; perfect attendances
19; percentage attendances 97; no.
of lates, 3.
Honor Roll—Tom Stephenson, Jenny Cheung and Valerie Gatz equal,
Laureen Frelone,
DIV. VII, grades Sr. IV and Jr. IV
teacher, Jessie I. Baird—no. enrolled
86; perfect attendances, 22; percent-
ape attendance 06.57; no. of lates, 5.
Honor roll—sr. IV: Lily Saunders
George High, Mavis Sutherland; Jr.
IV: Maimmie ('bow, Yoshlno Klmoto
John  Martin.
DIV. VIII, grade Sr. III. teacher,
C. Carey—-no. on roll, 87; percentage  attendance,  92.09;  lates,   1.
Honor Roll—Muriel Maxwell, Raymond Stockand, Reginald Watson,
Dorothy Stockand, Yukio Aida; progress ,Ir.is Watson.
DIV. IX, teacher, R, Horbury.—
no. on roll, 80; percentage attendance K7.S9; lates 1; no. making per-
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If you have any evidence of humiliating dandruff, begin with
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it full strength on the scalp. You will be delighted to find how
quickly Booster overcomes ordinary cases of loose dandruff.
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Toiletries,  Creams,  Powders,  Sundries,  Cutlery,  etc.
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for
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As to immigration, he had always
been opposed to assisted immigration
A. D. MacRae had proposed a scheme
of expending three million dollars
on some settlement proposition, but
that had been killed hy a remark of
Agnes MacPhuil that his read speech
on the question was a very tine promotion prospectus. Dr. Manion, another Conservative, had said that this
country should be the Mecca of every
unemployed man. Assisted immigration was merely a promotion of the
railway ami steamship companies,
The C. P. R, had a bargain with the
government to bring in so many and
furnish them work. They did give
them work for a year on construction and then turned them loose to
bring in another hatch. He suggested that the way to fill up the country
was by way of the stork and not by
the immigration agent.
The issue of the election would undoubtedly be the Budget and he was
prepared to swallow it, lock, stock
and barrel. He supported it in every
detail. The Fnancial Post said it
was the most popular budget in the
history of the Dominion. Increased
British preference would increase
Empire trade and the countervailing
duty clause was an invitation to the
United States to be reasonable wtih
their tariff. It was a good budget
for the British Columbia agriculturist. Out of the whole membership
of the House he was the only man
who spoke beofre the Tariff Board on
the question of eggs. Why did not
the Conservative members from Vancou ver, who were willing to come
150 miles to oppose his election,
walk across the street at Ottawa to
put in a good word for the B. C. egg
producer'.'
As to the Australian Treaty, he
had always opposed its repeal but
had a resolution before the House,
until the thunder was stolen by Mr.
Bennett, asking that tbe provisions
with reference to New Zealand be
Laken from the treaty. He was happy to say that the treaty did not now
Apply  to  New  Zealand.
Other matters touched on by Mr. "d attendance, 2K
Neill were Income Taxes; returned
men's matters, which were now in
such a position that tlie returned
men were perfectly satisfied with the
legislation afforded for their assistance; Fisheries and the Elections Act.
Witli reference to the result of the
election he could tell them there was
going to be no land slide. Three Conservatives from Nova Scotia had voted with the government on the budget; there was no division in (Quebec
as some of their Conservative friends
would like them to believe; the budget should be very popular in Ontario, which was strongly Conservative anyway; in Manitoba the Liberals and Progressives combined and
there would be no change; Conservatives might make a small gain in .Saskatchewan; the U. F, A. were strong
in Alberta, and where could the Conservatives make any gain in British
Columbia? In the last House there
were 132 on the government side.
DO Conservatives and the balance
U. F. A. and Labor.
He deprecated the idea that he was
finished. The report had gone around
that he was a sick man and would not
run in this election and some had
promised that if he did not run they
would vote the other candidate. Such
promises ijad been obtained under
false pretenses and were not binding
upon those who made them. When
the time came when he thought he
could not give his best, he would
withdraw himself, without any suggestion from political opponents and
ns long as he could stand, and see,
and talk intelligently he wns h this
fight and if his supporters got out
and did their part he was not one bit
afraid of the result.
When Mr. Neill sat down lie was
accorded a rousing ovation.
Others present who spoke a few
words in support of Mr. Neill were
L. A. Hanna, M.L.A., Port Alberni;
.1. \V, McKenzie, Courtenay; A. McKinnon. Cumberland; T. Taylor, Errlngton; Mr. Ford, Coombs; Mr. Forrest, Alberni! and others.
class: Marguerite Sutherland, Sammy Stockand, Bernie McLellan.
DIV. XII, grade 1. teacher. C.
Richardson—percentage attendance,
9!'.3; no. of lates, 0; pupils making
perfect attendance, 21.
Honor Roll—Helen Wong, Utako
Aida, Koko Kadoguchi, Yoshi Ma-
kinioto, Tokio Yamamoto, Yoshio
Wntanabe.
DIV. XIII, grade I. teacher, P.
Hunden—no. on roll, 81j percentage
attendance, Ml*. 11; perfect attendance,   10; lates, 4.
Honor Roll—Grade 1 Sr.: Jack
Price, Ruth Jackson; Grade I Jr.;
Audrey Younger, Mary McGrath,
Teresa Brown, Grace Guy.
tfL
Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Mumford motored to Victoria on Monday to spend
the 3rd of June holiday with relatives.
Mr. E. Treaheme and party had
a very successful fishing trip last
week end at Qulnsam Lake. The
weather was ideal for fishing, the
bites were numerous and a good
catch recorded, upwards of 110 fish
being landed by the party before returning to Cumberland.
Mr. and Mrs. J. C, Brown motored
to Victoria Saturday to attend tlie
wedding of their niece, Miss Evans,
which took place that evening at
Metropolitan Church.
Little River and Lazo
The flrst salmon of the season was
caught Friday evening by Reggie and
Alf. Bennett. Little River fishing
should be good this year, the fourth
year after three poor seasons.
* *    *
Wilfred Smith, accompanied by Tom
Pearse. of Happy Valley, left Monday
for a motor trip to San Francisco.
* *    *
Mrs. T. Graham and Mrs. Newton,
of Victoria, spent the week-end at
their cottage.
. *    *    *
Mrs. E. L. Moore, of Saskatchewan,
has purchased the farm of Mrs. Glen
Stephenson near the Lazo school, now
occupied hy Mr. Henning.
First Visitors
Enter Plateau
The first visitors, other than purely
local people, to enter thc Forbidden
plateau as tourists this year left Courtenay yesterday morning with thc intention of  returning  about Thursday.
Ronald R. Ruddiman. accompanied
by a member of his stall.'went in with
a view to spying out the land for the
information of people in Seattle planning a visit on a larger scale.
Mr. Ruddiman is Assistant Scout
Executive for thc Seattle Area Council, Boy Scouts or America. He and
his companion were dressed in the
scout uniform with thc insignia uf
their rank.
Honor Roll—Oriental III: Chiyoko
Nakauchi, George Herosi, Sueyoshi
Ogaki; II: Glyn Lewis, Jh'O Kiyonaga
Madeline   Warren.
DIV. X, grades 1 Sr. and III Jr.,
teacher M. Robinson—no. on roll 33;
percentage attendance, 93.7; lates, 2
no. making perfect attendance, 17.
Honor Roll-Grade III: Dorothy
Brown, Rosie Gallafrio, Helen Eadie;
Grade  I:  Edward   Vaughan,  Gloria, ,N MEM0R|AM
Aspesy,   Miriam  Turnbull. |     in  fondest  memory  of our  dear
DIV. XI. grade II .Ir., teacher, J.[Ronald, who fell asleep at Cumber-
R.  Robertson—no. on  roll,  i!2; por-!lM(i'  M"Jr iilst>  1**22, aged 8 years
eentuKo   attendance,   0.1.22;   no.   of W'j  ''   "w,,ths-
, . .,        ,. „ Not gone from memory;
lates,   3;   pupils   milking  perfect  at-   \'„t K„ni, from love;
tendance, 10. Hut safe in the Father's Hume above.
Hortor Roll—Jr. IIA, Oriental class Always remembered und sadly
Hlroko Matsubuchi, Hlromi Mntsti- mh*°'1 »» Moth". Daddy unci Sister,
i ,.,,,, ,,, . , .,„ „ ,. , I Mr. ant Mrs. A ex. Derbyshire
buchi, Nobuko Wan,; Jr. Ill), English : .„„, NonM| Nanalm0| „ ,..     '
HEALTH SERVICE
ofthe
Canadian Medical Association
Questions concerning Health, addressed to tlio Canadian Medical
Association, 184, College St., Toronto, will be answered personally
by correspondence.
HOLIDAY  HINTS
Tbe Fashion League, recently organized liy a group nf society women
in New Ynrk City, plans to develop
the art of fashion,to make every wo-
mun cognizant of thnt art, so thai ] protected in many ways, day liy day,
styles will be decided by those who j without   their   having  to   give   any
and rural areas to thc extent that it
1 is in the cities.    For this reason, in
rural districts,  it is noi always safe
to drink water, use milk und eat in
! public eating places indiscriminately,
There are, without doubt many country places where proper care I.S taken, but it is the part of wisdom to
Without taking  into account  the  inquire ami be satisfied that such is
number   that   lead   to   tragedies   lie-  tin-  case.
cause of Ignorance, carelessness or| There is not much sense in care-
thoughtless actions, fur too many fully safeguarding the health of
holidays do harm instead of good. | your children nt homo, and then, nt
Pooplo who live in the larger cen- some summer resort, exposing them
ties of population are very apt to11„ the dangers of contaminated
forgel thnt, through the efforts of i water nnd dirty milk. There is more
their   health   department,   they   are  typhoid fever in the country than in
wear them, rather than by those who
sell them.
Heinz Pickles, sweet or sour, white pickle onion
(a flavor all its own 35e. or 3 for $1.00
Heinz Sandwich Relish   30c
Heinz Salad Cream   30c
Heinz Bottled Vinegars, new price, 16 oz. size
25c; 32 oz. size  liic
Heinz Tomato Ketchup (outsells all others) 3 for One
Heinz Chili Sauce   35c
Heinz Ideal Prepared Mustard   25c
Heinz Worcester Sauce, 6-oz, 35c; 12-oz  50c
Heinz Fresh Cucumber Pickle   30c
Heinz Fresh Cucumber Relish   30c
Heinz Small Duchess Queen Olives   30c
Heinz Medium Duchess Queen Olives   40c
Heinz Peanut Butter (medium size   30c
Heinz Peanut Buuter (large size, no oil on top) .... 45c
Heinz Cream Tomato Soup, medium size, 3 tins 50c
Matt Brown s Grocery
P. P. Harrison
BARRISTER, SOLICITOR
NOTARY  PUBLIC
Main  Office
Courtenny         Phone "Jr- k
Local  Office
Cumberlnnd Hotel in Evenings
Telephone  UBR or 24
The GEM
BARBER SHOP
Opposite Ilo-Ilo Theatre
Cumberland, B.C.
ALBERT EVANS
Practical Barber & Hairdresser
Child'n's hair cut any style 35c
Ladies hair cut uny style  50c
thought to the matter themselves.
Such people ate accustomed to tnk-
Ing a drink from any tap without
fear of danger, to use milk as delivered to them without a thought of
impuHtyi  and  to eat   in   restaurants,
assured  that   Ihe   food   is  clean  and
the dlshos Bterillzed,
Ii must bo remembered) howover,
public health is n<>t gon-
Opcd   in   (he   small   town
! , that.
\! ernlly
DR. W. BRUCE GORDON
Denial Surgeon
Office  Cor.  uf  Itunsmuir  Ave.
Opposite Ilo-Ilo Theatre
CUMBERLAND. B.C.
24—TELEPHONE—100
TAXI
Charlie Dalton
Meets Boat at Union Bay
Every  Sunday  morning
the  cities.
A special warning is given to motorists who may be careful when they
go   away   for   an   extensive   holiday,
but who, on their short  runs, forget
thnt they should be equally careful
With regard to their fund and drink.
1     There  are   some   people   who  attempt   to   cram   everything   Into   a
1 short holiday period.    In their desire
to got out of their vacation all they
! can, they lose sight of tho fact that
1 their excesses are likely to do them
j harm   instead  of  good.    A   holiday
does  not   mean   just   a   "good   time",
it i> intended for recerentton, and it
is also an opportunity to repair and
store up health for the working part
of the bar.
To start off with a severe sunburn
I is,  for example, a  bad  beginning;
1 this   causes   discomfort   and   puts   a
i atop to the gradual exposure to tho
sun's rays which is so beneficial.
j Every porson should know how to
apply   artificial   respiration   in   the
j ease of drowning accidents. On request, we will send a description of
(lie Schafer method which has superseded all others. We will also be
pleased to send directions for ehlor-
ination of water and pasteurization
of milk in the home if asked to do
The reward for ordinary precautions will take form in a pleasant and
more   beneficial  holiday. PAGE FOT'R
THE CUMBERLAND ISLANDER
FRIDAY, JUNE 6th, 1930
I   SutherlaocSs for  l
New Goods
••.
•f'M Ladies will he specially Interested in our new showing of
WABASSO SILKS, made from Wabasso Combed Yarns and
Rainbow Silks, Pretty as thc Rainbow, for your natty summer
y'i dress. Get a few yards in plain, self colors, of hello, pink,
yellow, gold, rose and fawn, double width, and the price 59c
",*■'       per yard.
V;        WABASSO SILKS—White with black spots, black with white
■ . white with blue spots, and champ with pink spots, all of
*£;       them smart and up to the minute.    Price   89c per yard.
RAYON VOILES—We have a large showing of some of the
smartest colorings and designs it has been our pleasure to
have on display, all in dress lengths—no two alike—see them.
LADIES' SILK BLOOMERS—Made of Rayon. An oustanding
line of these garments, in nearly every shade wanted, ar.d
made of a good quality material that will give absolute satisfaction, we invite your Inspection.    Price     95c pair.
LADIES RAYON NIGHT GOWNS—See these in the new-
shades, done up in very attraotivi styles and the price $1.50.
Ladies' Sleeveless Silk Blouses in shades of Pink and White
in  ihe various  Bizes  at          $2.50  each.
LADIES' HOSIERY—We have an outstanding line of Ladies'
Hose, just arrived by Express from Montreal, In most of the
good colors.    Prices   $1.00 per pair
LADIES' FULL FASHIONED HOSE—Our oustanding line of
Ladies' Hosiery at $1.50 per pair is too well known to need
much  comment.    Try a  pair.
FOR QUALITY AND  SERVICE TRY
SUTHERLAND'S
WHY
BOYS
LEAVE
HOME
EVERY parent knows what self sacrifice
is necessary to raise and educate a
son. When boys leave home ... go to a
foreign country to seek opportunity . . .
it is a definite loss, not only to thc family
hut to the. Province of British Columbia.
They go to seek opportunity. You can help
to increase the opportunities right here at
home in British Columbia by insisting on
B.C. made goods every time you make a
purchase.
Let's stop exporting our payrolls and keep
tlie  boys  at  home.
B.C. PRODUCTS BUREAU
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!..  Ladies' House Dresses 	
Towi Is, 2 pair 	
i'h Idn n's Mercer. Socks, 3 pair     	
Flannels in shades of [awn, green and lemon, yd.
ndie in mauve, yellow, p lach, pink. blur, yd
Spuns in various shades, yard        	
Rayon Ginghams, 8 yards     	
Special prici i on Winci it i Nightgowns
Stamped Aprons, I yards 	
Scarfs, 2 for 	
i   rd Tab! < Covers
■   : Pillow Case . hem tit. hi d, per pair
■ h  i Pillow I ,'    . hem I f< hed hem, pair
Men's Shirts specially priced in sizes 15, IS'/a and 16
and other things too numerou   to mention must be sold
Sale commences Saturday
morning at 9 o'clock
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Mr. Victor G. Eccles of Vancouver
has written to the secretary of the
Cumberland Cricket club asking that
arrangements be made for a party of
twelve players from the mainland
being ac com mo dated here on June
30th and July lst. It is intended
to p'ny Cumherland in the evening
of June .'iOth and Courtenay on July
1st. Tbe touristss will then return
to Duncan for a two-day game and
be hack in Nanaimo on July 5th to
meet a team composed of Courtenay
Cumberland  and  N'anaimo players.
* *     *
Mr. A. W, Neill was a business
visitor to Cumborlandand Courtenay
on Wednesday.
* ♦    *
Mrs. W. Shearer, who has been visiting her daughter, Mrs. R. Thomson,
at Aberdeen. Wash,, for the past
month, returned Sunday.
At tlie regular monthly meeting
the Ladies' Aid of Cumberland United
church held Tuesday evening at the
home of Mrs. R. strachan. arrangements were begun for the annual
strawberry festival, the date decided
upon being Wednesday, June 25th. Ir
addition to the usual features of afternoon tea nnd sale of home cooking
there will be introduced something decidedly novel in the sa'e of "surprise
pn reels."
* *     *
First company girl guides of Cumberland attended the services at United
church on Sunday. A large number of
members reported.
* *    *
Rev. and Mrs. J. R. Hewitt have as
their guests the latter's mother, Mrs.
Ireland, of Toronto, and brother. Dr.
Allan Ireland, of Kamloops.
Mrs. R. A. Robertson, West Cumberland, was hostess last week to the
Tuesday evening bridge club when
Mrs. J. H. Cameron was prize winner
and Mrs, Bruce Gordon who was honor guest secured consolation. A jolly
evening was spent and delicious refreshments served.
a    a    a
Arnold McDonald and Miss Margaret McDonr.Id, of Campbellton were
guests rf their parents, Mr. and Mrs.
C McDonald during the week.
* •   *
Mrs. M. Watson, Maryport Avenue,
left on Friday for North Vancouver,
called there on account of the illness
of her sister, Mrs. McQuarrte, formerly a resident here.
Mrs. J. Baird and Bill motored to
Nanaimo on Sunday to meet Mr. and
Mrs. Donelly (nee Bella Baird) on
their return from their honeymoon
tour. They returned to Cumberland
that evening.
Friends of Miss Jean Johnston, of
thc B. C. Telephone staff, will be sorry
to learn that she is seriously ill at the
home ol her mother, Mrs. W. Brown.
Mrs. George Hunden and baby
daughter returned to their home at
Sandwick on Thursday, from Cumberland general hospital.
Misses Chrissie Sutherland and
Sadie Brown, of Port Alberni public
school staff, formerly of Cumberland,
were visitors to the district last week.
attending the school sports.
• • •
Mrs. A. McMuitrie, of Ladysmith. is
the guest of her sister. Mrs. W. Harrison,   Penrith   Ave.
* * *
E, R. Mallins, late of the Capitol
Theatre, Nanaimo, will be in Cumberland every Friday at Mrs. J. Frizzles, Penrith avenue, teaching violin,
cello, banjo, mandolin and steel guitar.
Mr. Mallins will he pleased to demonstrate any instrument and guarantee p practical thorough training
to all students. Term.-, very moderate, tfn
NOTICE
I,   William Morrison, will not be
responsible for any debts contracted
by my wife, after this dnte, May the
30th,  1939.
Signed, W. Morrison,
Cummberland, B.C.
Mr. and Mrs, "Jimmy'' Adams, of
Victoria, were recent visitors to
Cumberland renewing acquaintances
formed many years ago. The genial
"Jimmy' 'is just as bright and cheery
as when he booted the pikskin in the
old days of soccer football on the
Island.
a    *     $
Mr. Dick Janes, is visiting his relatives, Messrs. Jack and Joe Horbury and Miss il. Horbury.
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. MacDonald.
i Alex McDonald and Mrs. W. Craw- j
! ford motored to Alberni on Tuesday.
Mr. Fimllay McKinnon was a visitor here Inst week end, the guest of
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. McKinnon.
■ • • t
Mrs. Ina Bickerton of California, j
is visiting with her mother Mrs.
Charles Whyte.
Mrs. R. D. Brown, Dunsmuir Ave.,
entertained en Thursday evening at a
delightful "500" party with two tables
In play. Mrs, Chas. Walker secured thc
prize for highest score nnd Mrs. H.
spence captured the consolation prize.
A delicious GUpper was served and a
Jolly social time spent. Those present
were: Mesdames Littler, Bell, Buchanan, Kenmare, C. Buttress Jr., C.
Wlker, S. Davis and R. D. Brown.
Last Saturday'- cricket match at
Victoria where the Wanderers played Cowichan was featured by the
brilliant batting of Legatt and Dunlop of Cowichan. The former obtained a brilliant centry by vigorous! Mrs Arnic Harrison, of Michel. B.C..
cricket and in partnership with Dun- U lnc gue.8t o£ hcr molher, MrSt preWt
lop electrified the spectators by Alton Ave. Mrs. Harrison represented
splendid cricket. Both A. S. Leggatt Pythian 31sters Temple No. 18, of
and D. V. Dunlop played against the Michel, at the recent convention at
Cumberland team at Duncan last Powell River and while there wns the
year and will be here on Sunday, guest of her sister, Mrs. J. W, Redhead.
June   15th  in  a  game  against   the: "   *   '
locals. ■'■'*"'' *S' *' Robertson entertained at
*    *    * delightful party on Friday to mark
We possess, here In Canada, ,meJtlie occii* jn of the fifteenth birthda;
seventh  of thc  world's  known  coal,
yet   we  spend  over   $290,900   every
working day buying conl from other
nations.
KwmmiMiMim/miMiMimimMimimm
Old English Y5C1
Quality Contents the lb      I
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Hand Roll Creams—Fruits in Liquers—Avon Cream MJ
Caramels—Old Fashioned Creams—French Nougats— Ri
Nut Pieces and other fine chocolates fflj
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Ann Hath way (Package) Avon Cottage Chocolates       Si
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Mr. U. B. I
leader, will op
Winnipeg, Mom
p.m. Thc spec
from  Vancouve
her daughter, Chrissie. when guests
?re a to ge number of friends of the
e;k -i of h mor. Many clever and novel
mes \v< re introduced. Miss Bessie
[Brown aid Miss Donna McRae were
j winners, while for musical chairs Miss
ennett, conservative jean QUl!m captured the prize. The
:*n his campaign at supper table, laden with delicious good
ay, June Oth at 8:30 things, wes centred by a lovely three-
■h will he broadcast tiered "hrky" birthday cake, with 15
r station  CKWX at mauve-colored candles and presented
Lang's Drug Store
Cumberland
Phone 28   la
"IT PAYS TO DEAL AT LANG'S"
6:30 p.m., pacific standard time. The ■"  pretty  ippearance.   Winners of the
wave length will be -111  metres. lucky cak: prises were Misses Chrissie
Mr.  Bennett  will  speak in  Van- llol> (;'- l     ■>"'-i;L   ■ ',(i   D::-'
couver Tuesday night, June 17th at:;
8:30 p.m.    This speech will also be
broadcast from the Vancouver station only.
s, Many beautiful gifts attested to the popularity of the honor
i uest. Guests were Misses Bessie
Brown, May Beveridge, Alice Brown.
I Jean Quinn, Edna Watson. Margaret
Mr.  and  Mrs.  W.  Merrifield and
.son, William, left en Thursday morning for Vancouver, where they will
join   Mr.   and  Mrs.   Gibson  nnd  enjoy a motor tour of the southern
states.    The party will be joined at, \\
Oakland, California, by Mr. Harold: j
Woods .nephew of Mr. and Mrs. Mer- ( [:
rifield, who will accompany them to
Mexico  and other  points.     Mr,  and
Mrs,
; Westfleld, Lillian Picketti. Gertie Davis.
| Donna McRae, Dilys Williams, Barbara
Martin and Myrtle McMillan.
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THIS WEEK'S RECIPE
During strawberry  time  do
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Tay BARGAINS!
Bloomers  	
House Dreses, small and medium size ....
Porch Dresses (soiled sizes IG to 50) 	
Teddies 	
Silk Slips 	
Merrifield expect to be absent;}    "ot limit your berry tasties to
_     ,    ,     .' ,.    1    strawberries and cream, straw-
from   Cumberland   for   one   month.   ' ....
During their absence the Cumber
land Hotel wnll be managed by Mr
George Merlfield of Nanaimo.
In the recent drawing conducted in fl
aid of Nanaimo hospital. Chas. Mc- .
Donnld, Jr., son of Mr, and Mrs. C. y
McDonald, this city, was the winner of ■),
... jhortcake and strawber .
ry pie. They are all delicious, t|
but serve also an occasional \~
surprise strawberry dish. The
delighted smiles itwill produce V
will more than repay you for j:
your pains. Here is one thnt --
is particularly delicious;
Strawberry  Loaf
cups strawberries,  halved,
the fifth prize, a vacuum cleaner, with   [,   12  marshmallows finely cut
ticket No,  2402, series  B.
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CORPORATION   OF   THE   CITY
OF CUMBERLAND
TO OWNERS OF DOGS
All owners of dogs are required
to pay the yearly tux by the 30th
day of June, 1980, Unless the above
conditions arc complied with, proceedings wall be taken against delinquents.
The expression "Owner" Includes
every person on whose premises n
dog is harbored.
W. H. COPE,
22-24 Collector.
1; 1- •)   cup  sugar
' \\ 1   package strawberry  flavor
I ed   gelatin I
.' 1 pint, minus two tablespoons j|
j, boiling  water- j?
: \. l cup cream, whipped jf
Combine strawberries, marsh i]
.)■ mallow:^ and sugar, mixing well vt
I Le|   stand   at   least   one   hour, ff
J. Dissolve    gelatin    in    boil
Ti water.    Chill.     When  slighu.v »
;i thickened, beat with rotary egg ||
ft beater until of consistency of
fi whipped cream.   Fold in straw-
f berry mixture nnd cream. Turn
I into   mold.     Chill   until   firm. 0
[' Lnmold. Serve in slices. Serves n
;■ eigh, 3
FOR SALE—A DOCHERTY PIANO
In first-class shape. Cheap for
cash, or terms can be nrrnnged.
Cost $150 new. Apply P. O. Box
481, Cumberland tfn.
Photo Finishing
The Comox Finish
The Best and Quickest
Look tor thc Yellow Envelope—insist on the Comox
Finish
LANG'S DRUG STORE FRASER & HORNE
Cumberland Union Bay
HEBER COOKE DRUG STORE
Courtenay
C. W.  SILLENCE = Royston
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Mrs. D. Francescini
Cumberland li
WUSimim
OUST SfcND OS~l
VORO -VOU    Ji
wantabiro-v
and You'll be
glad this ad
occupied.
HERE'S A BIRD
OF AN IDEA!
When you're tired of your usunl
meat menus and your appetite
longs for a change let us serve
you with some poultry that you
will find tender and properly conditioned. We know thnt you will
enjoy a visit to this shop.
CITY MEAT MARKET
Strawberries will |
|        be scarce |
'H Owing to the weather during the past few weeks, the ?M
11= strawberry crop will noi come up to expectations, Ei
H§ Mumford's  Grocery,  however,  have  made arrange- S§
[Uf ments for a fairly good supply,   Sometime next week 9
pi the berries should begin I" arrive.
Ih —•—9—•—
jp PLACE YOUR ORDER NOW AND BE SURE 3j
S  • • «  B
| Mumford's Grocery §
M "IF YOU GET IT AT MUMFORD'S, IT'S GOOD" I
Phone 71
Deliveries Daily    ==
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..$ .75
.   .49
.. .95
.95
.. 1.25
Plain Tarns    65
Fancy Tarns      ,95c
—e—e—9—
W. H. Anderson  -  Union Hotel
Phone 15 Cumberland    R
VEBYBODY KNOWS
that Logging and Lumbering is
British Columbia's major industry
and is likely to be for some years
to come; but not everybody realizes
the increasing importance of our
forests to the world at large, as
forests elsewhere become denuded.
We still have 360,000,000,000 board-
feet of merchantable timber	
but we have none to burn.
PREVENT FOREST FIRES-YOU CAN HELP!
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BRITISH COLUMBIA FOREST SERVICE
Tastier
EAT;
Perhaps you are torn between
love and duty—between the desire to serve only the most sue- .
culent, high grade Meats and
the necessity of respecting your
food budget. But at this store
there is no such conflict. The
tendorest, tastiest Meats are offered at truly tempting prices.
66
PHONE   UU   PHONE
Wilcock & Co. Ltd.
Family Butchers
AN'S Orange Pekoe, QUALITY ONLY
AT LOCAL GROCERS

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