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Array .,  THE DELT  JX  Vol. 2. No. 24.  LADNER, B C, SATURDAY,   AUGUST 1, 1903.  $1.00 a yet*  Arthur Advocates Open  Roads, and McCallan  Supports Him -*- Burr's  Suggestion Carried.  and one at Embree road. Signed  W. H. Ladner, T. E. Ladner, J.  McCallan, W. L-. Embree." The  report was adopted.  Councilor Ladner said tbe sidings  would all run westward arad two  cars could be loaded at one time.  On the Highway By law being  brought forward Councilor Arthur  asked why the roads could not be  kept open. Tbe settlers Would  rather have the roads than the land.  No one misses the land and everyone can use the roads. They should  get a vote of the people when it  would be found they were all in  favo* of the roads remaining open.  If the council rescind tbe roads in  ~*~ | tbe future, when they want them,  Thetegulir meeting of the Delta'tbey wilt have to pay for them.  Municipal council took place last  Saturday evenings Present.: The  Reeve, Councilors W. Arthur, J.'  McCallan, J. B. Burr, T. E* Ladner  and L. W. Embree.  The minutes of the last meeting  were read and coafirmed.  There were no letters or«:eports.  The Reeve stated that the destruction of the Canadian thistles  was not at all satisfactory,, alt-bough  they put a man on, with instructions to be very careful. There  Were too man,p ou the Monfcman  toad.' However, if the wtrncil  were sued it ttJWild-Oniy fee putting  money from-tine pocket into tbe  other.  Councilor Embree WfeM-eA to tbe;  thistles growing between tbe jfur--  frows-and the fence. .  Councilor Ladner *«d' tbe>summonses had done some good as the,  defendants cut their thistles before  the cases were beard..  Councilor Burr did not believe in  Tunning with the hare and hunting  With the hounds. Everyone should  be treated alike.  Councilor Ladtaer stated that 'be  had asked the constable twice to  send men out to cut thistles ffisd he,  himself seat two me*.  (Councilor McCallan tfiovefi 'that,  the constable be -written to notify-!  Ing him that he had neglected his  duty regarding theby-law *«& that,  he is hereby instructed to notify  •owners that they are to cut their  noxious weeds within 24 hours or1  summonses will be issued. Ceun-  cilors should not have to Win about  whta they were paying a man $6ot  per ftnonth to do the work, *    j  Councilor   Burr   thought   there  sbdtrid be no more delay.   The mo-  ' tion was seconded and carried unanimously..  The following reports* brought  up: "We, the committe appointed  ' « meet the manager of the Van-  tfcuver Terminal Railway re sid  Jugs, beg to report that we have  made an ,agreemiertt with f$bj. Van  Sant, the general manager of tbe  company, as follows: That tbe  council agrees to put the gravel on  to the cars at the gravel pits and  unload cars at sidiugs and place it,  provided that tbe property owners  * who intend using the /sidings will-  grade the said sidings free of qhargej  ' to the council and railway company  • The railway company agrees »to :put.  • in the sidings anS haul the .gravel  free ot charge to the cotindil, tout,':  after the matter has been. tafken Hip!  by tfftie council and accepted, Mr-  Van Sant has to submit tfjjc .agree-  aneiit tb" his :c«mpany .for ttbeirap.  proval. One siding-to be pot in at  ;&?Hd}' 4<iad, one gt^attbews'.road,  GENERAL NEWS.  The Magistrates' Last  Warning-Weekly Market — Mechanics' Insti-  tuts Backed by Public.  Provincial officer Munro will be  in charge at Steveston during tbe  fishing season to prevent tbe steal-  I ing of nets and gear. Victoria papers report that   the   salmon  are  i-niakiug their way in large numbers  through 'the straits past the southern end of the island towards tbe  Fraser.  The toads were now th* people's  property and their right* must be  considered. As regards the road  by his property his sons would live  there if he dSd not. He believed in  feftciqg the roads, but did not believe in taking away the people's  property.  Councillor McCallan knew that if  W. Kirkland got a road he would  not consent to its being rescinded.  He did not believe it was right to  take away any of the roads.  Councilor Ladner asked . who  would use the roads. The more  roads they had the more the council had to keep in repair. In two  years' time \V. Kirkland will be  wanting the council to dig a ditch.  The Reeve suggested tbat the  road be rescinded as fat as Bound-  •s&.y road-  -; 'Coundilor Burr itftiought their solicitors should be asked if the council had the power tto rescind toads.  Cottncilor McCallan moved to  tbat 'effect, seconded by Councilor  Arthur, and carried. .  Councillor Ladner remarked that  the bv-law would have to be cancelled as they could not take out a  part and leave a part in.  *On the motion "©f Councilor McCallan the Revenue By-law was lln-  lally passed as iecffinsidenjd.  Councilor McCallan reported that  "ne and the Clerk had inspected the  Toad between Tam'berlineand Trim.  The former had got all the Council  agreed to glive him. In fact, more,  as the agreement was 6 to 3 and he  had got 7 'to 6. The trouble between them was at the end of the.  wharf with which the council had  nothing to do. Tbe road had better be gazetted and he gave notice  of a new highway by-law. Tbe  report was (received >aud adopted.  Councilor Burr s«id that the road  for which IBenson applied could be  included.  Councilor   Ladner,  refarring   to  his road, said that if it was to be  declared open he would have  to  pull up his fence and erect another  but he would expect his neighbors  to follow suit.    .  It was decided to summon all dog  owners who failed to pay their tax  before tbe ist of August.  Councilor Embree was empowered to make tbe best arrangements  possible for the sale,of fir tree! near  the gravel pit.  Councilor -Ladner was surprised  there was no report on   sanitary  matters.  Councilor Burr said the matter  had been brought up several times,  but nothing done.  Councilor McCallan moved that  Councilors Ladner and Arthur and  Di. King be Empowered to do what  is necessary.   ^Carried.  The following accounts were then  passed for payment: Jas. Nelson,  £16; Todd, fa,; P.  falk,  $i) E.  Chideli,  ,$6,5.62;  Geo.   Ormiston,  $60.  The Council then adjourned till  Saturday, August 8tlj, at 2 p.p..  Thursday, July 30.  Before W. H. Ladner, J. B. Burr  and Capt.  W. F. Stewart, Justices  of the Peace.  A telegram from Washington  states that the secretary of the treasury has ordered a rebate of duty on  fi. C. salmon into the -United States  for canning. This action is taken  on the request of the -salmon rattr-  tiers of Puget Sound, who allege  that under favors extended -byitbe  Canadian  government, the  British  .Columbia canners have been buying  John A. Oitantrgham, amarotvcoffL  .      • , .,  6 1 up American salmon, canning them  Bombay,  fisherman,  was   charged ot homC| ,aud putting them ilft0  under the Hospital for Insane Act,  1897.  Constable Jordan deposed that  from information he received fron}  H. Trim and others he arrested tbd  American markets.  Obituary.  *Pbe WBdJeip* lag >w«* at'haTf-  mast on Monday ©wingi. stile death  df Mrs. Grace FornJr, S-Uter of Mr,  John Watson, of Ladtntf-. Thfe deceased lady was only 34 years.of  age and died, after a week's illness,  at her home in Vancouver. Sht  spent 16 years of her life in Ladner,  and her death is generally regretted.  The funeral took place on Wednesday, the hearse coming overland  from New Westminster to Bounc1"-  *y Bay, Mr,-A. E. JForrer and  the three motherless children weie  John   Oliver   held » successful g^# ,T2S Ti_ "*"  I brothers and Mr. Gilchrist, brother-  meeting at __.u,gk.y. The follotvingl in.laW) .we >in -fctteifdance. Mr.  resolution was passed <fti the iaotion I Watton, --sfcuitfr, -and his other  of Geo. Simpson, seconded by B.  brothers tire away in -Kamloops and  And His Actions Endors-  ed-Many Farmers Meet  Dr. Fletcher at jTown  Hali, Last Night.  Inspector   Cunningham   destroyed  600   boxes   of  fruit shipped from  accused on Westham Island for safe, California to  British Columbia on  Fleming: Resolvtfd,'that this meeting hstving heard the explanation of  Mr. Oliver'in respec't to rppropria-  tions in th* Delta riding, and also  having heard 'the correspondence  On Monday 'and  Tuesday Fruit jread> e"d<3rses 'the itBrid taken by  'iim in requesting that the arrange-  custody. Ha was cutting up his  fishlines.  It appears he has been in an asylum before and is domiciled iu New  Westminster.  The bench-adjourned the case till  to-day (Saturday) at 11 o'clock at  the city police court, Where he  could be properly cared for.  J. B. Burr here retired from the  twitch.  Alexander Paterson pleaded guilty of neglecting to comply with the  Thistle By-law.  N. Mitchell deposed'that la_!t Sat-;  urday he saw thistles in bloom 011  the Paterson ranch, o'f which de  fendant was the manager. They,  were on the south side of tbe railway and in the pagture on the south  side of the Trunk road.  Capt. Stewart said, after reading  the by-law, he would ndt haw been  in favor of a fine had the accused  not pleaded guilty. :  The bench decided tbat they  could not make fish of one and fowl  of another. Four residents had already been fined and they hoped  this would 'be the last case of its  kind. Pined $1.50 and costs, to be  paid witbin a week.  The court then adjourned.  the steamer City of Puebla.    The  .-fruit was infected with codlin moth.  The X-ray machine was used at  ^Vancouver on Tuesday to locate a  twenty-five cent piece swallowed by  the six-year-old daughter of Mrs.  Kertoot. The position of the coin  in the child's throat was found  which made it an easy matter to extract with the surgical instrument  used-in such cases.  It is said that King Edward has  given it to be understood quietly  that he considers a toast as much i  honored by those who drink water  as by those who prefer something  stronger.  tnents made between Mr. 'Oliver,  Mr. Sprott and the cbief commissioner of lands -and Woifcs, be carried out in'its entirety.  Afterwards'it was movfcll by Mr.  Rawlison. seconded by Mr. Gilmer,  that the meeting places its fullest  confidence in Mr. Oliver and endorses his actions in the -house.  Carried unanimously.  Meetings were also held at Hall's  Prairie and Tynfchead, at both of  which similar resolutions were  passed. '  had no ki» wledg* of the sad«fendinf.  The service was perfonan.d 'by tlife  Rev. T. Oswald-.  C. H. Gibbon, C. P. R. statioh  agent at Steveston, dttli 011 Monday  last. He held a similar position at  Port Moody for 12 years. Two of  his sons were in the Boer war, and  only one survived to return. Thfc  deceased, as a youth, was brought  up as a claimant to the title and estates of the Duke of Norfolk, and  changed his name from Howard to  Gibbon after a legal decision had  b:en given against his claim.    *;  Much sympathy is expressed left  Councilor IX Jphnson,  of Elgin,  whose daughter died l^st week at  I the Royal Columbian Hoapithl.^he  l°ul -?_,VS J?u ?U?,,_3^ young-lady had been suffering irott    ' "    " la grippe and its effects siuce AprH,  and succumbed to pneumonia and  pleurisy.  Over eighty ladies were among  the 121 competitors for teachers'  certificates.  WEEKLY   MARKET.  At last week's market in the  Royal City, Miss Whitworth's  cherries realized 6c per lb, and Mrs.  R. H. Keegan's black carrants -;}(c  per lb, while Mrs. Kittson, of East  Delta, disposed of 150 lbs large size,  wholesale, at 6c. W. S. Livingstone took over R. Cumming's meat  stall. In fish the prices rule as follows : Red springs are worth 10c  per lb; white, 8c; sockeyes, 6c to  8c; halibut, 8c.  SCHOOL BOARD MEETING.  Parents of children attending the  Ladner public school, and .all citizens interested in the welfare of the  rising generation are reminded that  Inspector Stewart will hold an investigation concerning thelate election of a trustee, on Monday evening, 3rd inst., at 7 o'clock, at the  school'house.  speaker at a meeting of tbfe Provincial Liberal Association held at  Mission City last Satiirdtfy. He  dwelt 011 tbe danger of electing  men whose record -showed that they  were blind ot callous to the moral  responsibility of their position.  A very interesting meeting of the  Farmers' Institute was held last  evening at the town hall, when  about 50. of tlie leading farmers in  the Delta attended to -Ihteftt Dr.  Fletcher, the Dominion government  botanist. The Doctor's address  covered many subjects of importance to farmers. A full report will  appear in our next issue. Mr. T.  E. Ladner occupied the chair. Dr.  Fletcher apologized 'frfr the absence  [of  ture  on   departmental    business.      Mr.  Tom Wilson, of the Dominion fruit  j :ectidn, was present and gave an  address. A hearty vote of thanks  was passed to the lecturers 011 the  motion ofthe Reeve.  LOCAL NEWS.  Miss Kate Baker is visiting at  Mr Stainton's.  The baseball match between Ladr  ner and Mud Bay has been postponed.  Mrs W H McPhte anld fafcnlyr<5f  Lakeview, afe viSkihg nit -'ife-  Brandritb's.  on  Mrs,  (Dr.)  Kendall arrived „..  the deputy minister of agnctfl- Thursday on*<*isit to her Bother,  e, who was detained in Victoria Dr Woodley,  Hooked By a Cow.  Miss Maedonald, who has been in  the service of Marshall Smith's family for some time, was attacked by a  DRIVING P&RK ASSOCIATION  TH3.   EDITOR'S  ANSWBR TO WM. LIVINGSTON B'9 I.KTTKR.  MECHANICS'   INSTITUTE.  F. Cutting, president Ladner Me  chanics' Institute desires to acknowledge with thanks the following donations: 'Dr. Woodley,  Messrs. W. Slater, A. Fawcett, J-  Green, W. J. Lanning and P. Shirley, %2 each; Messrs. W. R. McBride, J. Grant. H. J. Hutcherson,  J, Hume, A. Clausen, T. Thirkle,  L. Gifford. R. May, Stokes & Cullis, H. McDowell, J. McKee, F. J.  -MacKenzie and W. Livingstone, $1  ;ea9h,.and.A. Fox, 50c.  The prize list of the Delta Agricultural Society 'is no*. Icady for  distribution.  C. Thompson, of the Dunlop  Tyre Co., passed through Ladmfr  on Friday.  W.  L.  McBride.  postmaster  at |  Port Guichon, reports having regis-  I   notice n communcntisn  in the Columbian  Wild COW Oil the   road   at   Boundary   ,f 3lit  ..U., with reference to the Ladner Cele.  Bay  last Tuesday week, and is still j brati°<> committee, sirned by wm. uvn.g_.o_.,  , wkioh   it hit ended  to  roftit  the  editor of the  suffering from the wound.   She re-«Delu Nt.w..  -rue wboie letter coaiiit. or.  ceived a deep cut in the forehead 1 »eri" °r ''"■ 'so " is "ot necessary to go into  . detail..   The reputation of some of t'hc committee  and was rendered unconscioas.  Dr. ia we]1 knowu in i.aduer. especially ti,.t of th*  Woodley, who was sent for, dressed writ" of the lttter in question.   1 am .orr. to  see that be has been made a tool of a disgrunt-  tfcte WOUllli. . \c$ proletarian who is not man enough to sign  the Communication, nor could for an instant  stand a "searchlight" turned on him.  Kor   myjielf 1   am   perfectly   willing  at   any  time for the committee to press the button and  i turn the glare on full blast.  j    Win. Livingstone is developing into a literary  ,, . .   genius.     Only   last   week,   to   save   him   from  tered 50 names on the new electoral makillE „ fool of hjms_lf in the pnmJt „ ___,  joll necessary  to practically  re-write  his letter on  school affairs, (gill spells it school!) His let_  ter was intended for a roast ou myself, but not.  withstanding that, 1 took _tity &b his misfortune—lack of-education— and straighteued out as  much as possible a disentangled letter.  I hnve the greatest pity lor Livingstone as  1 had a higher opinion of him, and did not  think he would lend his name to air the spleen  of an individual whose name is uot always  mentioned with respect.  RIC A. KRASKR:  ist August, 1903.  J. F. Stainton received four tons  of binder twine per S.S. Dunsmuir  on Thursday and to-day he expects  three tons more by same steamer.  D N McMillan, of the Paeifie  American Packing Co, Fairhaven,  is at Port Guichon* with the tug  I Nighthawk and a scow, buying fish  at 16c, wholesale, from the fisher*  men.  On dit that a Conservative convention will be held in Ladner on  the same date as that fixed for  other constituencies, 15th inst., the  day after applications for registia-  tion close.  On Wednesday William Tasker,  a veteran farmer of the Delta, fell  from the mow in his barn about 13  feet on to some logs, Dr King  states that he Will be confined to  his bed for some time, and is suffer1  ing from a severe shaking up of thd  system. There was also a contusion  of the right eye and hemorrhage  frort the ears and nose  »■«**_»> THE DELTA NEWS, SATURDAY, AUGUST f?  190:  MmmmmU  THE  DELTA NEWS  Published kvery Saturday.  Subscription, C-CO per year,  ADVKKTIiING RA^ES.  Casui.1 Adverti-timent)*, 10 cent* per line foi  •tHe fii^'HuMrlVfetj. aud 5 teuts per Hut. \'iv cucli  Ifttbsequ^iit Itrtcrtion. The number of HneU  #tckou«d: by the Space occ-Upied, n lines to the  ttich.     ■»' '  Katet tor Commercial Advertisement* can be  had on application at this office.  Hoadiuf notices io cents per line for each  in  Met too.  ' Birth and Death notices, 50c., Marriages $1.00  Any apecial notice, the object of which is te  pre. mote the pecuniary benefit of any indivuiu..  dr company, to be coiUidet_ed an advertisement  dad charged accordingly.  All advertisements charged for until ordure.  •nt aad paid for.  Carrtapondeuce invited on matters of public  Interest. Communications to editor ruuttt be 11c-  **mpmuled by name of writer, t;,n ucces.-ittiily  for publication, but «« evidence of good f_ii-tii  Correipoudence must reach this orhce by Thurs  day evening.  RIC. A. FRASER,  Editor and Proprietor.  ! the Chief Superintendent of I .duca- as if there had been   a heavy  snow  tion. Sal  Cecil Rhodes, by iiislos. will, did  r.iuch towards bringing the English  speaking people-; together and  bringing Gjernmny into sympathy.  Since his death JJnglish  has been a  11 li till  On Rivers IHet the canners are  doing- very wi...    There the fisher  men have  been  taking about fourJL. QIFFOS<D,  hundred fish   to  the boat, and the  canneries have packs twice as large  PARLOR  ]*obacco, Pipes, and Cigar?.  Ladner  A.   O.   U.  compulsory subject in Gennr.11 edu-1 as those on the Skeena river.    At  catioual institutions, and it is to be  hoped too much latitude wiil uot be  allowed the Boers under mistaken  sympathy in perpetuating a tar.i  without grammar, poetry or euphony. Given a farm school in  many parts ot Boer settlements and  the use of English is as scarce in  the class room as it is on the veldt  outside the building.  SATURDAY,   AUGUST   I,   I9O3.  EDUCATIONAL MATTERS.  A  recent  cable  from Johannes'  burg reported a conference between  putch and English teachers there.  Much depends on th? educational  policy adapted during (he next few  vears.    It has been truly said that  the appointment of a school principal is of more consequence to a nation's power than the promotion o(  a major-general.    "Wbat," asks a  well known writer, "can be of more  |mpoitanc^ to civilization than tht  raising of human values, the tr. kins;  of crude, ignorant lumps of humar.  clay, and, by years of patient fashioning and intelligent training, developing tfyetn into educated,  cul  ' ii  tured, aud strong men ?''  '.'It is the office of a teacher " hi  continues, ",to raise human \alues ;  to take the lf?w and elevate them ;  to train, $e   ignorant   and   leavw  them"4ntelligeut; to restrain the im-  •: <r  petuous and self-wi-lled and shaps.  them into self-controlled, polished,  beautiful characters."  As regards South Africa, the difficulty at present is that  the taal, a  f  patois dialect, is used by the parents  hi the home, and consequently by  tfre children in the streets and playground. This vocabulary is added  to by native slang and '.'kitchen  "Kaffir", whiqh the children pick  tip from their fathers' hired servants. This is tbe case on many  farms in Cape Colony where both  parents ar„e„ 9f English—even military stock... IX is invariably so  y.h'en the mother is of Boer origin  and the father Anglo-Sa^on or  German.  It has recently been decided: in  Ontario that Latin will not ip, future be required for teachers' certificates, but chemistry has tyeen  made compulsory. No doubt the  latter is a useful subject, but should  fcardly be considered a sine qua  ijon at the sacrifice of Latin, a  knowledge of which is essential for  the   proper   teaching   of;   English  !'  grammar.  The first election of scholars in  Canada under the Rhodes'bequest  will be made between February and  May, 1904. The elected scholars  iyill commence, residence in October, 1994. A qualifying examination will'be held within this period  ip. each province, or at centres  which can'be easily reached. This  examination.is. Wt competitive, but  is intended to give a?suiance that  all candidates are fully qualified to  enter on a course o^ study at Ox-  fprd University.' The first candidate from the United States has  already been selected.  In British Columbia the selection  of scholars will be made by a committee consisting of the Lieutenant-  Governor,  tbe Chief Justice, and  THE SALMON INDUSTRY.  A hatchery is now in course of  erection at Seton Lake, three miles  from Lillooet. • It septus advisable  that various kinds, of salmon ova  should be expei-Ljnentijd when completed. There, is the. quala or dog  salmon, the humpback (bone), the  red and the white spring salmon  (quinat), besides the steelhead,  sockeye and silver salmon (cohoe).  Mr. Balpcock, the fisheries commissioner vyh,o is superintending the  erection of the hatchery on being  interviewed on the international  fishery dispute said: "It is. not  clear how regulations, thai will  equally protect the fish in both the  British and American waters can be  brought about. There is certainly  great  necessity  for equalizing the  D  EI.TA   LObOiJ  NO.   12,   meets   fin     and  third   Tuesdays   lu   eack month ia Wad-  Wadham's cannery fioin twelve' to  thirteen thousand cas^s had been  put up when the steamer left the  Inlet. Brunswick had 11,000  cases, Good Hope had 9,000 to  10,000, Finlay, Durham and Brod-  ies cannery had about 7,000.  The run on the Naas has been  none too g<pod, but at Namu, Bella  Coola, and Princess, Royal there has  been good runs. There were about  7,000 cases at Draincy's cannery at  Namu, and 6,000 at Bella Coola.  The run in the Nimpkish river was  small, the Alert Bay cannery having less than 2,000 cases up.  dell's Hull.  T. W, KKKK, Recorder.  THOS. li. LAUNKR, U   W.  I. 0. F.  Court Osseo, No. 3443, meets  in I 0 O F Hall, 3rd Tuesday in  each month Visiting brethren  always welcome. C. R, J B.  Burr; R S,   B S  McDonald  Vw'Bites9 S* Fraser  & Company, Limited  Established 1862  HARDWARE MERCHANTS  Iron,   Steel,  Pipe  Fittings,   and Shelf  Goods  &&&&a Wharf Street, VICTORIA, B. C.  Always in Season  The   Suggestion  to   Buy    Home    Goods  FrMit  Growers  The regular quarterly meeting oi  the B. C. Fruit Growers' Association was held at Peachland, tlie  next takes plac<^ at Duncans, {t  was decided to send 25 packages of  fruit to the lo:al exhibitions at Re-  gina, Indian Head, Deloraine, and  Minuedosa, the fruit to be gathered  by the secretary from different  points in the province. It was decided to interview the Dominion  Express Company for reduced rates  and to apply to the C. P. R. for  icing refrigerators owing to the  heavy loss last season from defective  arrangements and long transit. W.  J.   Brandrith   the,  secretary,   and  regulations affecting   the   sockeye I Messrs. Palmer and Smith wefe ap-  salrnon.    A   weekly   close   season j pointed, a co.mmittee to revise the  applicable to the American wafers [ annual report  of the Sound- is nj,uch to be desired.  Sond to us when you want  Fruit Paper. We have it cut  to proper size for Plums and  Pears.  Give us your order also for  Butter Paper, Rubber Stamps,  books, stationery and Wall  Paper.  Mackay & South on  Columbia .treat,   ,    KB     WBiTMIN9T._SH,3 C  WHKN TllKY ARK THS  BEST   IN   THE   WORI.n  tbe Brackman-Ker Cereals  Home Grown and Home Made, should have a place ou  your  Breakfast   Table.  ALL     GROCERS  If a 36-hour weekly close season,  beginning on Thursday at 6 p.m.,  and extending to Saturday, 6 a.m.,  .were adopted^ 011 that side of the  line, the fish, that passed through  their waters during that time would  be protected in  our waters by the  If you want to vote at the next  Provincial and Dominion elections  you, must register at once, the lists  close on the 14th inst. It makes  no difference i,f you were ou before,  the old bs„ts are cancelled. Don't  lose your vot?.   So far the Post-  present 36-hour weejely close season master has not received any appli-  which begins at 6 a.m. on Saturday and emends to. 6. p.m. on Sunday, and would solve the question  and insure an. increase of fish on  tne spawning, grounds. Tbe benefits tp be derived from such joint  action are so great that the wisdopi  of their, adoption should appeal to  the great interests on both sides of  the Sound. During the last four  years there has been a general consolidation of the canning interests  in both Washington and British  Columbia. They are controlled  and managed by men of commercial prominence to whom the wisdom of joint action to preserve this  great fishery should strongly appeal."  No step should be  left  unturned  cations although he has forms ready.  The Municipal Clerk has received a  litt le over 200, but applications are  coming in very slowly. A similar  state of affairs is reported from several other districts.  A   WELL   KNOWN   ALBANY  MAN.  Recommends Chamberlain's Colic,  Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy.  Aboi^t eighteen months ago Mr.  W. S. Manning, of Albany, N. Y.,  widely known in trade circles as  the representative of the Albany  Chemical Co., was suffering from a  protracted attack of diarrhoea. "I  tried Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera  and Diarrhoea Remedy," he says,  "and obtained immediate relief.    I  cheerfully recommend this medicine  which may develop this important i to those similarly afflicted." Sold  provincial industry or help to pro- by *• J- tyacKenzie  tect the interests of the men employed on this side of the bouadary  fine. According to reports from  the Skeena the season in tbat direction will be a poor one and the canners contemplate paying oft their  mpn. The failure of the run is  explained by many in that the fish  when entering the river to spawn  four years ago went up on the high  water and left their spawn on the  upper reachbs of the.riv;er when the  water was at its highest stage.  When the spawn was ready to take  to the water, the river had receded,  and the spawn was left to die on  the shore. Old-time cannerymen  recall an instance similar to this in  1878 on the Fraser, when the shores  of Harrison lake and river were  covered with spawn uutil it looked  A/warded £2,750.  Word comes from Westminster  that the board of arbitration in the  case of expropriation of lands at  Sapperton belonging to Nels Nel-  soq, by the Vancouver, Westminster railway, hasA awarded Mr. Nelson $2,750. lie asked for #4,000,  whjle the company offered him  $i,.ooo.  TAILORING  Cloths. Altersd, Cleaned and Repaired.  Parcels left nt W. I,. McBride's store end A. Walker's and W. R. McClelUn's barber shop will be  called for onjM . ud_y and return. d_on_ Saturday  0. W.WALKER.  Photography  Photos, Views, etc., of all  kindsdone on short notice.  G.    H.   BYROM,   Ladner,   B.   C,  The Delta Hotel  LADNER, B. £.  Rates: $1 to $2 per day. Sampltj  room and stabling accommodation. J. H. BUSOSTOW,  Proprietor.  Windsor Hotel  Comer Columbia & Begbie, 9t».  NKW WKSTMIMSTBK  Sample room . tor commercial travelers. Cen  trally situated in business portion of the ;city  Accommodation and dining room first class. Con*  venlent to tramway terminus and C PR depot  and steamboats. Kates $1, $1.25 and >l.5».  A. VACHON,      ....      ProtirieUr  Hotel Colonial  J. K. INSLKY, top.  R.tes, $1.91 and $1.00 per day.  Special  attention  given   to Commareial  T^itvellers.  Cor. McKenaie and Clarkson Sts.  New Westminster, B. C.  HOLBROOK ft§USE  NEW WESTMINSTER, B. C.  JAMBS W. WELSH, Proprietor.  Strictly first class. Near Steam bout I.nndings  and Railway Station. Farmers will find this a  convenient house to tttop at when in the city.  Hotel Leiaiid  R. Dowswell, Prop.  Vancouver, B. C.  One block from C. P. R. Depot and Steamboat  wharves. Newly renovated and re-_sodelled.  Rates, $1.50 to $2 per day.  Cor. Granville i)n<,l HastjngsSts.   •     ••   Tel. 14.  Surrey Hotel  south wmstminstkr, b. c.  Mrs.'K. George,  Proprietress.  Newly furnished throughout.   First das* secern  modatiou.   Choice liquors and cigars.  Good stabling in attendance.  McRAE & Co  II  NEW WESTniNSTEI*,, B. C.  A lull line of English and Irish  Tweeds-ajid Fancy Trouserings always kept in stock.  FOR SALE  One   Deering   Binder   in   good  order.  A. De R. Taylor.  Ladner, B. C.  The Delta News, $1 a year. Best  advertising medium on the Fraser  River.   Try it.  P. Clark  General Blacksmith  Ladner, B. C.  First class  work.  Horseshoing  a specialty.  .-_____:-___-___. 'I IBM 1   ■■_«■!.naa  The Delta News  One Dollar a Year.  The SHEAF CARRIER on the  THE  HRSSCY-HARRIS  BINDER  is Light and Strong  It; folds back from under the Sheaves when  Dumping and unloads|without|damag-  ing the heads of Grain.  E. Q. Prior & Co., Victoria  j.    1  I «>» A#&+^*i&'*A*A*-A-^"*-t'~A+- +A*A* > ■ ^■♦■♦■i s+ i fr i + s%  The  Delta  News  T#E PEOPLES' POPULAR PAPER  Xo increase ypiir Business insert an 'ad. in The Delta  News, it reaches every h.<pse-  l^old in Del,ta Municipality.  It contains all the Local happenings of the village and  district and no business firm  should neglect to liave an ad.  in it.  Butter Makers  Secure your parchment at The  Delta New* offic*. Thi* stock  of paper k the beet in the  provinoe. You can get it  either printed or plain. Whe*  you need butter paper c*ll ox  send to this office.  , ,+~4* 0'.!)♦'»■♦'» ■>■«■■> s <■ s »»<>...».» •  Zty Delta llewst Ladner  ::  V  * L  the. delta news Saturday august _, _9c3.  SURREY COUNCIL NOTES.  A VATICAN EPISODE.  F. Montague Handley, the American sculptor, tells of an episode  which lie witnessed at the Vatican  GENERAL  NEWS.  Council met in the town hall,  Surrey Centre, Saturday, July 25th,  the Rfeve and nil  members, except  Councilor Wicketshain, being pre-j and which is quoted in The Satur-  sent.  Miwutes of previous meeting were  read and confirmed.  Communications were received as  follows : J*rom H. G. Ross, requesting an extension of the Johnston  road; received and referred to  Councilor Burnett.  Moved by Councilor Johnstori,  seconded by Councilor Burnett,  that the council agree to keep the  ditch dug by the railway company,  on the Johnston rqad, through D.  R. Brown's place, in repair; the  council to stake otjt the ditch, and  the earth to be so placed as to make  a grade for the road; the ditch to be  four feet de§p, eight feet wide at the  top and three feet wick at the bottom.   Carried.  On motion Councilor Burnett  was authorized to purcha-.e two  acres of land from Tiios. Kennedy  for a gravel pit, cost not to exceed  $50 per acre.  The Surrey Highway By-law  passed its first, second and third  readings.  The contract of graveling the  H. P. road, Ward 5, was awarded  to A. J. Peschke. at 95c. ppr rod.  The clerk was instructed to request Messrs. Welsh, ChatUrell and  Ben Stevenson to cut the thistles on  their luijd within five days or the  council will have it dgnp, at their  expense,  The clerk was instructed to make  application to register the tax deeds  tor the N W % Sec 6, Tp 7, the N  # of S E % gee 6 Tp 7 and the N  W % Sec 22 Tp 3, and attend to  serving the necessary notices hi  connection with the same.  The following accounts were  passed and cheques issued 1 Robt,  Collishaw, repairs tb bridgft and  gravel, K and M $ road, ward 4,  #15 ; P, J. Hafdwicke, cutting tree  C M road, ward 5, $2 ; J. D. Cameron, work on Township line road,  ward 1, $102,85 ; Q. W. Atchison,  contract C M road, ward 1, $100 ]  Alex. Murphy, gravelling H P  road, ward 4, $18.73; Thomas J,  Sullivan, contract Johnston road  ward 2, $?4Qi J. E. Mnrphjr, con-,  tract, Mansou road, ward a, $75 J  Geo. B. Treffuntia, work on Hunt  and Scott roads, wi.rd 2, £13; Geo.  Troughten, account contract Son-  dell road, ward a, $20; D. D. Burnett, account indemnity, $25 ; John  McCallan, balance work C V road,  ward 1, $iq; Wm. E- Liking, lumber for ward 3, $22.05.  Council then adjourned to meet  again on Saturday, August 22nd  at 1 o'clock p. m-  day Evening Post: A young New  Yorker wintering iu Rome had  joined the Circolo di San Pietro, a  club to which most of the young  Roman noblemen belong and whose  object is charity. Shortly after his  admission he was notified that an  audience was to be given by the  Pope to several hundred people on a  certain date, and that his name had  been placed on the list of club  members who would help to receive.  Full dress is always worn at these  audiences, and the club members  wear a Dadge to distinguish them  from the guests. Our young friend  being somewhat of a dandy, added  a few sprays of lilies-of-the-valley to  his costume. Now, it is a strict  rule of the Vatican that no flowers  shall be worn, but of course no one  thought of a "Circolo" man ignoring the fact, and nothing was said  to him. As Leo XIII. appeared,  carried in his big gilded chair, the  receiving-men walked up, as is  their wont, to kiss his hand. When  the New Yorker approached, the  Pope looked admiringly at this fair,  stalwart youth, so unlike his young  Rpmans, and then, noting the forbidden flowers, smiled gently. "We  dp not we^r flowers in the Vatican,  my 'son," he said, taking the offending blossoms as if to cast them  away, but he hesitated, smelled  their fragrant petals, and then,  suddenly changing his mind,- he  returned them to the owner.  "Keep them," he almost whispered, "and may your life be as spotless ag they now are."  A Nanaimo telegram to the Colonist says a well defined movement  is on foot to induce Ralph Smith,  M.P., to desert the federal arem  and contest Nanaimo constituency  for the provincial house at tke approaching elections. The Labor  element is likely to join hands with  the Liberals in the plan, aud it is  understood Mr. Smith has consented to become a candidate.  Ws're  <s?^_?.g_  Very Remarkable Cure of Diarrhoea.  "About six years ago for the first  time in my life I had a sudden and  severe a^ack of diarrhoea," says  Mrs. Alice Miller, of Morgan,  Texas. "I got temporary relief,  but it came back again and again,  and for six long years I have suffered more misery and agony than I  can tell. It was worse than death.  My husband spent hundreds of  dollars for physicians' prescriptions  and treatment without avail. Finally we moved to Bosque county,  our present home, aud one day I  happened to see an advertisement of  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea Remedy with a. testimonial of a man who had been  cured by it. The case was so simi*  lar to my own that I concluded to  try the remedy. The result was  wonderful. J could hardly realize  that I was well again, or Wieve it  could be so after having suffered so  long, but that one bottle of medicine, costing but a few cents, cured  me."   For sale by F. J. MacKenjiip.  HENRY'S NURSERY.  M- J- Henry, nurseryman of  Mount Pleasant, has just received a  letter frpin the exhibition branch of  the department of agriculture at  Ottawa, requesting him to supply  fifteen or twenty boxes of the following varieties of apples: Bayles'  Seedling. Gano, E- Spitzenberg,  Green Newton Pippin, Jonathan,  Sarnjer, Salome, Wismer's Dessert  and York Imperial. This fruit is  to go to the St. Louis Exposition  and should be first class in every  respect. Growers having any of  these varieties should correspond  with Mr. Henry, or write direct to  the department of agriculture at  Ottawa.  The members of the Victoiia  city council are very evenly divided  in the matter of the proposed lease  of the market buildings to the Terminal Railway Company, some ol  the members declaring that the latter has not gained the right of lease-  by meeting conditions. There is at  present a deadlock iu the negotiations.  One hundred and ten cases of  glanders have occurred amongst  horsei in the Boundary country.  Dr. Hopkins, the Dominion veterinary inspector for British Columbia,  left Vancouver on Wednesday to  investigate.  The Grand Trunk Pacific agreement was . igued on Tuesday, and  on Thursday a bill was introduced  in the Dominion house for the construction of a national transcontinental rail wav.  James S. Reed, of Portland, Or.,  representing the Connecticut Fire-  insurance Co.. of Hartford, and  Alexander Bell, the resident agent  in New Westminster, were around  Ladner last week.  The river road is to cross the proposed new rifle range. Lieut,-Col.  Whyte states that it will make the  new rifle range 911 impossibility.  Riflemen are looking for a new site.  WHALES OFF SAANICH.  -  Campers on Saanich Inlet, says  the Victoria Times, were treated to  a somewhat unusual entertainment  last Sunday. A school of about  six whales found their way to tbe  head of the Inlet, and judging from  their antics, they spent a most enjoyable day in those placid waters.  Evidently they were in a remarkably sportive mood, for at times  they threw their entire bodies out  of the water. This, however, interfered considerably withJ£other  sport, fishermen after salmon hav:  ing little luck from the time they  made their appearance.  On Thursday next the Orangemen will have a moonlight excursion to view the fishing fleet, in aid  of the new central hall to be built  at Vancouver.   It will cost $25,000.  Valuable Tvre Saved.  Slight injuries often disable  man and cause several days' loss ot  time and when blood poison develops, sometimes result in the loss  of. a band Or limb. Chamberlain's  Pain Balm is an antiseptic liniment.  When applied to cuts, bruises and  burns it causes them to heal quickly  and without maturation, and prevents any danger of blood poison.  For sale by F. J. MacKenzie.  DEATHS   FROM   GLANDERS  A telegram from St. Paul, Minn,  on Tuesday, states that a girl assistant in the laboratory of the state  board-of health is recovering from  an attack of glanders. She became  infected more than a year ago.  Three cases' of glanders among human beings have occurred recently  in this state. Two brothers died  from tbe effects of them, having  taken it from horses owned by one  of them. It was the germs from  these which became innoculated  into the girl.  Eastern Cat_Iog'~'£ Prices o.i  Fencing.  . ,;_., ;3 in di high, 7--> cents p.r rod.  ■>   "   ^3   " u. "     :  Jthcr Style.* ami heigbts at like prices.  J. C. WADE, Lartoer.  To Intelligent Business  Men and Farmers:  They  Insure your Stocks, Houses and  Barns in the Anglo-American and  li uity Fire Insurance Companies. We are not in the Insurance  Trust, and can positively save you  money.    Call or write foi rates.  A W McLeod,  DISTRICT AGENT.  Office: Burr Block, Columbia street,  'Phone 62.       New Westminster  FLAIN TALK.  We are able to back up every  assertion we make. We stand  ready to furnish you the best of  everything iu the LIVERY line,  Just as wq sav ws will.  We also have better facilities  hauling and handling freight  than any others in this vicinity.  When in need of a first-class livery rig call on us.  * Fashlcn  Stables . .  Wm. Alexander,  Proprietor.  A petition to be forwarded to the  Governor-General in coqncil is being circulated in the citiys in behalf  •f W. J. Sloan, who lyijjf seij^jf.qid  to eighteen months ft^ tjjjg^pprp;  priation ot funds. The petition j;  being largely signed  Rev. I. G.'Matthews, of Olivet  Baptist Church, New Westminster,  who will be leaving for Toronto  circuit in September, passed through  Ladner on Monday for Boundary  Bay.  _——   1  ■  ii      —1,     ui.„     11 w  The Victoria bpard of trade has  passed a resolution renewing its representations to Sir W. Laurier  favoring the appointment of Senator Templenian to a portfolio. At  present British Columbia has no  member j t) the Dominion Cabinet.  Chamberlain's  Remedies,  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy.  For Coughs, Colds, Croup and Whooping Cough. Price 25 Cents; large size 50c.  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera  and Diarrhoea Remedy.  For BBwel Complaints.   Price 35 cents.  Chamberlain's Pain Balm.  An antiseptic liniment especially valuable for Cuts, Bruises, Sprains and Rheumatism.   Price 25 cents; large size 50 cents.  Chamberlain's Stomach and  Liver Tablets.  For  Disorders of the Stomach, Liver  and Bowels.   Price 25 cents.  'Phone,  20  Ladner. B. C.  —DEALER IN—  Bicycles,  Farm   Implements,  Hardware, etc., Coal, Coal  Oil and  Gasoline.  Agent for the McCormick and  the Deering Machines and  Binder Twine,  Manufacturer of Wooden    Pumps.  All Kinds of Repairing, Farmers Scales. Auctioneer.  USE  hem coi ita.  "They EnrSoh the Earth."  VICTORIA CHEMICAL CO.  W, J. BRAfJDRJTH, AGENT,  J.ADNBR, B. C.  C. P. K. Co.  TIME TABLE  NKW     WESTJIINSTER-STEVESTON  ROUTE.  Steamer Transfer, leaves New Westminster ut '2 p.m . daily, excopl  Sunday, leaves Steveston Monday, 7 a.m., Friday 6 a.m. Saturday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6 p.m., calling at Eraser Kiver landings dotweon New Westminster and Steveston.  VICTORIA NEW  WESTMINSTER  SOUTE.  S.S. Princess Leuise leaves Victoria  Tuesdays anil Fridays at 7 a.m.  Leaves New Westminster Wednesdays aivd Saturdays at 7 a. Hi.,  calling   at  Mayne,   Steveston   and  Guiohon.  NEW  WBSTMINSTKR-CHILLIWACK  BOUTB.  Every one of these preparations  is guaranteed and ii not fully sat*  isfactory to the purchaser the  money will be refund<-.-'.  S.S. Beaver Imym New Westminster  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8 a.m. Leaves Chilliwack  Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 7 a.m., calling at Eraser  River landings between New  Westminster and Chilliwaok.  •nCTORIA-VANCOUVBR BOUTB.  S.S. Charmer leaves Victoria daily Bt  1 a.m.    S.S. Charmer leaves Vancouver daily nt 1:15 p.m.  All   steamers   from   Vancouver    sail  from C.P.R. wharf.    Tbe Company re-  •ervos   the   right    of   changing;   time  table at any time   without   notification.  For full particulars ae to time,  rates, etc., apply to nearest agent, or  to  JAMKS SCLATER,  VancoiiTer  Depot   and   428  street, or to  Hastings  B. J. COYtB,  Ant. G«. Pass Ajft.  Vancowver.  J. W. TROUP,  Managvr,  Victoria.  H. A. T-BBEN, AC!T„ WE9TMIN9TBR  n  Fit-Reform garments are noted for style, fit and  finish.  Each part of tha garment is made by skilful and  specially trained tailors.  In this respect Fit-Reform is superior to many custom tailors, and you make a saving of about half the  cost.  Suits and Overcoats $10 to $30.  Trousers $3, $4, $5 and $6.  Agencies from Cape Breton to British Columbia.  Tit=Heform Wardrobe  333 Hastings Street, VANCOUVER, BC.  Mail orders promptly attended to.   Self-measuroment bla_a___»  and samples on application.  i  $    Delta Transfer Stable  I LADNER, B. C.  *   SINGLE AND DOUBLE RIGS AND SADDLBZHO*Mi  $ ON SHORT NOTICE  f      Team Work.Done at Specially Low Prices*  f  T JOSEPH JORDAN, Proprietor.  A  +- Telephone "Ladner" No. 10.  If you want first class work  SEND YOUR  AUNDRY TO THE  New Method Steam Laundry  NEW  WESTMINSTER,  L. Glfford, Agent, - -        Ladner  Leave Laundry on Mohday and it will be returned oh Saturday  Gents clothes cleaned and pressed.     Blankets and Curtains a specialty.  iiiiaie  mm:  Call at the Old Stand lately occupied by P. Clark.  First class work. Your patronage solicited,  W. H. TAYLOR,     -     -    PROP.  B. C. CIGAR FACTORY  B.C.—Noted Brand.  PHOENIX—With Eagles.  OLD SPORT—Always Reliable.  B. WILBERG & CO. mkw westinstkb, ». c.  P. O. BOX Ml.  Special Sale of  Dress  Goods  4  Fifty pieces Fany Dress Muslins, regular piic« J5C.  Special sale-price, yard  Black" Grenadines,    regular   price,    $1.       Sfeckl  sale price  BlackfGrenadines, regulargprice   $2.     Spaclal  price  $125  Cha5.E.5teyeri5OR&£0  Corner Hastings and Richards Streets  VANCOUVER,  - t '/M  THE DELTA NEWS  SATURDAY AUGUST i, 1903.  J/>CAT. NEWS.  Mrs. Hays will return pn Ti',e~-  jday from Mission .City.  We  have  Native Herb Tablets for sale at the Diug Store.  The  steap3<?r Dunsmuir took   al  !fjj-ll  load d hay  w#§k,  to Nanaimo this  Rev. Mr. Tate, of the Methodist  Missions, arrived hereon Thursday.  Mrs. Plewes and daughter returned from Victoria by the R. P. Rithet  yesterday.  Blayney E. Maynard, of Victoria,  is visiting the Delta representing  the Victoria Chemical Co.  Amcug the recent arrivals at  boundary Bay, are Rev- G. H.  Morden and fpmily, of Queen's  Avenue Methodist Church.  • Last Saturday, C Ross, engineer  pn a .cannery tug at Point Roberts,  fcad hi? little finger amputated by  pr. Woodley- It was caught in  f;he machinery of the vessel.  R. L. Reid, of Howay & Reid,  accompanied by Mrs. Reid has left  pna^igit to his parents in K,ent-  Ville, Nova Scotia. He expects to  return about the middle of October.  Angjjs Munn, collector of customs, a»d T.. A. Muir, of New  Westminster, took the round trip  by rail and boat on Saturday and  spent the afternoon with F. J. Mac-  Ktnzie.  At yesterday's market in New  Westminster Mrs. Devereux and  Mrs. Whitworth exhibited hens and  /eggs which realized $7 per dozen  for hens, and ,eggs (wholesale) 32c  per dozen.  Try our "Shoo-Flv" to protect  your stock from Flies. F. J. MacKenzie.  fishermen Attention !  Are you aware tbat we bare tbe sole agency for tbe  best Leather Fisherman's Hi; oots aver so'.d in this  country. Call and salect your pair before they are all  gone.    Every pair guaaanteed waterproof.  Sold onlv by  &GGmn £$o@k  F. W. Hodson, chief dairy inspector foi the Dominion is expected from the east shortly.  VV. E. SINCLAIR,  i  littr  P. Riplinger proceeds to Seattle  shortly with his horse, Glengarry  Patchet, for the race meeting in  that city. He will be away about  ten days. The meet lasts from today till 29th August.  The Rev. Dr. Van Deerlin, of  Ballard, Wash,, will arrive here  this afternoon and will hold services  at All Saints, Trenant, to-morrow,  at the usual hours. The rev. gentleman will officiate at that church  during the month of August.  H. N. RICH,  LADNER, B. C.  Notary Public, Auctioneer,  Estate and Insurance Agent.  $10,000 to   advance on  Mortgages.  Purchasing Agent  rackman-Uer  Milling    o. Ltd.  HI  W. E. Fales Furniture and Carpet Emporium, Columbia street,  New Westminster.  t  }  I  I  $  i  {  I  ♦> Manufacturers of all kinds ot;  J. HENLEY  Robert Warn  I I        I _____■ I ■ _____■___C^l-—_____________■I        \  GROCERIES,  TINWARE, GRANIT-  WARE, Etc., Etc.  FOR-  GENERAL  MERCHANDISE  You can not get better bargains than at Port uichon.  We keep the best stock of everything that is needed for the  general public Call or send in your order and we guarantee satisfaction.  Telephone 5.  NEW WESTMINSTER,  B. C.   A  1  Ice Cream Soda. All flavors. No  delay in service. At the City Bakery, Ladner.  Fresh Fruits in Season. Confectionery and lunch baskets. Orders  promptly attended to. The City  Bakerv.  •:♦  Soda Water, Ginger  I    Ale and Summer  1 Drinks.  3:  X       Your patronage solicited      j  ':Gwiug fc> J:he early date of the  exhibition at Indian Head, the B.  ,C. Fruit Growers' Association have  4(5cided not to send an exhibit of  Jrpit to tbat point.  The semi-annual meeting of the  •jB. C. Dairymen's and Livestock Association will be held in New West-  init^t^r on Tuesday next. Several  (experts are expected to address the  p^jahera.  ft. N. Rich desires it to be  known that he has no intention of  being a candidate at the next provincial election. The statement  poming from Vancouver was made  in error, as the gentleman named  States the announcement in the pager yvas the first intimation he had  pf any such int,eation.  Pure beer is good for you, but  poor beer is harmful. The former  calls for the best materials, for the  latter cleanliness is not important.  If you prefer a pure beer, a good  beer aud a healthful beer try Nels  Nelson's Imperial Lager. Orders  promptly attended to. 'Phone No.  7-5, New Westminster Brewery.  Where we help by the new method is by taking the hard work off  your hands. The New Method  Steam Laundry makes the clothes  as clean and sweet as you could  wish. Send your bundle to our  Ladner agent, L, Giflord, and it  will be returned to your satisfaction.  The New Method Steam Laundry,  New Westminster.  ■Th£ many friends pi R. S. McDonald, late principal of the Lad  per public school, will be pleased to  learn that he has received the appointment of teacher in the second  jdiyision at Ladysmith, B. C. The  position is an important one as the  school is flourishing and employs  fight teachers.  $3 Reward.  Lost, a yellow collie dog, answers  to the name of "Donald." Any  one harboring same after 3 days  will be prosecuted. Information  leading to the conviction of the  thief will receive the above reward.  WILLIAM SMILLIE,  East Delta,  ist August, 1903.  I Horse Goods! I  •$ Our Harness and Horse Vurnisliings 1  » have long proved reliable, nnd they are if.  Sf£ built not only for style but wear. J,  5£ REPAIRING A SP CIALTV.'       pi.  * huqh Mcdowell, |  « LADNER, .     C. i  ;j.;_,.lJ-..^...^:...i^.vj[^>:;>.^.«.^.^.-<.*>  FRANK J. ROWLAND,  Conveyancer,   Notary   <  Public,      eneral    Insurance, Real Estate.  Steveston, ::: B. C'  * Qurney Foundry Co.'s Stoves j>  '                           t  * * *  J    Just received  a  full   line of J  #DOD'S MIXED   PAINTS in|  { all Shades.    None better. J  I t  li II!  |i HUT TRAIN  Service between  Seattle and  the East  W  N  DRAPER,  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  Room 5, KllttVd Bldck, New Westminster.  FINEST  AND   FASTEST  TRAINS  W. L. MoBRIDE, °^0»&K»  Port Gulohon, B. O.  t \  -   A NEW LINE OF *  LADIES BLOUSES        LADIES SAILORS  LADIES SKIRTS LADIES WHITE UNDERWEAR  AND STAPLE DRYGOODS  f   FRESH :-: GROCERIES :-: EVERY x WEEK  -AT-  §. J. duteberson's  >^>*-f•^+♦^>+4♦^4-•^^•H+♦4•>4H•^^•!♦♦+♦++■;i*^•^•-f•^f•^4^•+•M^  Vlll  BUSINESS Ul  VANCOUV   R. B. C.  ir.vovi are interested in Bookkeeping, Short  hand, Typewriting or Hanking, you should send  for information as to courses aud tuition rates.  Hoth will please you.  VANCOUVER   HUS.NKSS   COLLKGK,   LTD.,  I\ o. Box 514. Vancouver, B. C.  CHURCH    NOTICES  AM. SAINfS TRKHANT  •Morning pray.ep, 11 a.m. Evening, 7-30 p.m.  .    ' Jtey. Dr. Van Deerlin.  .GATHOWC  Reverend Father Edm. Peytavin,  O.M. I. Services first and third  ^unday of each month at 10:30 a m.  METHODIST.  Services n.ext Lord's Day at 3 p. m  Sabbath School at _ p m every  Sunday.     Prayer   meeting   every  inesday "eveuing at-7,30.  A N  Miller, pastor  $T. ANDREW'S yRKSBYTERIAN  Services next fowl's Day at 11  A. m. ai^d.7:39 p.ni.  I   Sabbath School at % p m    Midweek meeting 91a Thursday evening  at 7:36 o'dcfclc  Thomas Oswald, minister.  BAPTIST CHURCH.  Service Sunday evening at 7:39  t<yclQCk-    Duncan Welsh, preacher.  J. A. LOGAN  THE CASH STORE  Westham    Street   Ladner.  Inspection Invited.  NOTICE.  A supplementary meeting of the  Delia  Farmers'   Institute   will   be  held in the Town Hall, Ladner, on  Friday, 31st inst., at 8 p. m.  E. A. BOWN,  Secretary.  MUSIC  Mrs. Plewes, Music Teacher. Terms on application.  Dance music supplied.  Ladner, B. C.  Tickets at lowest rates t°  European, Eastern and Kootenay points,  Leave Westminster 10 a.m.  Arrive       " 3:30 p.m.  D. P. SANDERSON,- Agent.  NEW WESTMINSTER,  B. C.  ■EUY'S MHRSERIES  3009 WESTMINSTER ROAD.  Fruit and Ornamental  Trees,   Roses, Bulbs  and Rhododendrons.  .  .  HOME GROWN AND IMPORTED .  .  GARDEN FIELD AND FLOWER SEEDS.  Bee Hives and  Supplies. . . .  Wholesale  and Retail.  Call and cxnmine;our stock and make your selection for Spring planting. CATALOG FREE.  JVL  J.   HENRY,  Vancouver - - B. C  NOTICE  Voters' Lists  All voters lists in use up to the 16th June inst.,  have been cancelled, and it is necessary to reregister. Ferns of application may be had and  sworn to at any post office, or on application to  the undersigned.  SIDNEY A. FLETCHER,  Collector of Voters for City of New Westminster,  Dewdney,   Delta,   and   Richmond   Electoral  Districts.  New Westminster, B. C, 19 June 1903.  DELTA ELECTORAL DISTRICT.  Advertise in The NEWS  ITWILL PAY YOU  Snaps I    Snaps!    Snaps!  5  MOTICE is hereby given that I .hall, on Monday, the 31st day of August, A. D., 1903, at  the hour of in o'clock in the forenoon, at the  Court House in the City of New Westminster, II  C, hold a Court of Revision of the Register of  Voters to be prepared by me under the provisions ofthe " Redistribution Act, iqo./'jand ofthe  " Provincial Elections Act."  Dated at New Westminster, Ii. C, the 33rd day  of June, A. D., 1903.  S. A. FLETCHER,  Collector of   Voteis. Delta Electoral District.  THOS. LEWIS,  Produce actor  llj Abbott Street, VANCOUVER, B.C.  All kinds of Produce handled ou commission  Telephone 3-0-7.  $16.50for Bedroom Suite$i8.so  Springs $2.50 each and up  Mattress $3 each and up  75 cent Ai Chair worth $1  others from 60 cents and up  $15 for Sideboard worth $18  $7.10 Extention Table worth $9;   55 cents Elegant Tapestry  Carpet worth 65 cents per yard  Our Store is full of Bargains.   C   It nd in-  cjfteci our Stock.  • Leeps  Furniture Emporium \  • Dupont Block, New Westminster, B. C. .  Victoria Terminal  Raiway & Ferry C°  The daylight line to Vancouver, New Westminster, Ladner', Guichon.  Leave Yi.tcrla daily 7:00 a. in.  Arriving Sidney   Port Guichon   I.adncrs (Challouclittin)   Cloverdale   New Westminster   Vancouver   Cheap Saturday end Sunday txc rsiou.  A. E. McCabe, F. VAN SANT,  ,-(.; .'..■-   : 1 -• 10 :. Xr. flic Mgr  . 7:50 a.m.  .11:30 a.m.  .11:25 a.m.  13:10 p.m.  1:30 p.m.  45 P.m.  The Redding  Hip Leather Fish Boot  Is King of Them all  Price $6:50 a Pair  To be had only front  WM. JOHNSTON,  Ki  Bailing Wire &  Binder twine  A PUU,   Ml*B ,OK  Builders' Hardware.  R. F. ANDERSON & CO  Corner Front and 6th Streets,  NEW WESTMINSTER. B i,.  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  (Westminster Branch)  Time Table  Cars leave Westminster for Vancouver at i 4.111.  and hourly thereafter until 9 p.m.; Saturdays  and Sundays at 10 p.m.  Cars leave Vancouver for Westminsters at 7  a, m. aud hourly thereafter until io'p. 111.; S«t\'r-  dsys and Sundays at 11 p.m.  FREIGHT CARS.  We run first-class freight cara between We. t-  miuster and Vancouver and alt shipments are.  handled with the utmost tare and delivered to'  consignee without delay. Special attention paid  to fruit shipments. Our wagons meet (ill boats'  and trains, l-'or rates, etc. apply to  D  A. SHILES, V. R. GLOVER  Traffic Mgr. Local Mgr.  Westminster. I). C.  Jewelry  Brooches, Chains,  Cuff Links, Ete.  Ready for you to Pick  and Watches  Large and small,.    Good time  keepers.    Inspection invited.  ANDREW CLAUSEN  . Ladner, B. C.  MEN'S WOOL SOX, 2 PAIR FOR 25c  GREY OVERALLS, 50c * PAIR  BLACK BIB OVERALLS, 59c a pair  t«  f  I  I  I  J  T  I  J  I  T  J. E. PHILLIPS  709-711 Columbia Street   ;-;     New Westminster,  1 •  ♦  tbe Delta Dews, Ladner

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