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LADNER, B. C, TUESDAY.. MAV 26, 1908.
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mer Necessities
The Store of Qyafsfy oiid Quan
Blouses-
mmaL -. ., ������_,-, ��� ���_���_._���.. -���^      i.^.1-��. ! advertising their   agricultural  cap-
We are showing a largfc range of Blouses in all the new styles, aUlitieSi have endea8voured t0 be as
k I I Society    Delta Council.
Xew Westminster, May 23.���To | Tbe Delta Council met in the
induce districts or agricultural soc- I'Council Chamber on Saturday last,
I ic-ties in the different portions of lhe I May 23rd, at 2 p.m., v.'ith the
I prdVlnce exhibiting, the directors j'Reeve, ]. A. Paterson, in the
' "f'ttae R. A. & I. Society, desiring [chair, and Couns. Gibbie, Davie,
|*o assist the different localities in (Gilchrist, Morley and Embree _pre-
-sent.
King's Birthday
Celebration
.made from fine Lawns, India Linens and Organdies, from $1.25 to $3.50.
Summer Hosiery an I Underwear*
This is wb-. re we a-rfe strong. "Wfc import ��,11 our Hosiery, and you
can rest assured, prices are right and quality first class. We carry a full
range Ladies' .suad Children's Gotton and Lisle Thread Hosiery, fei all
fedora.
-Ladies' Summer Vest in Vi-sleeve and sleeveless, from 10c to 25c.
Ladies, Lisle Th*<ead .and. Silk Tests, Laoe Yokes, Eta, at 35c to 90c
This is Bathing Weather*
We are showing a nice range Ladies' and Children's BathiSag Oos-
buifies in Navy Serge and fine Jersey Oloth, with fancy colored braid
trimmings, etc., all sizes.
Also Rubber Bathing Caps at 5C)C each.
-2AM��>��Bl_L-��    CLOtTMlN QO
CAMPBELL'S   CLOTH1NO
Men's Department
New Spring Suits in fine Tweeds,
Navy and Black Serges, Etc, with
Best   trimmings   and   latest   Out,
IVom $7 to $18.
���Complete   Stock  Soys'  C.Mhing.
New Neglige SWrts.    New Neckwear.    ftew Hats.
Shoe Department
"We carry a complete stock of SIGH GRADE SHOES for the Wl
fa-Cfiily, in all the New Spring Styles.
'I   '    ��� II     n    I I ������       II I I  HI   I I ������  I I   I  1
McCffll PATTERNS (Ask for Monthly. Fashion Sheet) McCflLL PATTER
liberal as possible with their prizes,
and trust the districts or societies
will take advantage of these offers
to use every -endeavour to make
���creditable exhibits, as they have in
the past.
The management of the R. A, &
I. Society are of the opinion that
there is no better way or more
���economical manner in which to
make a collective exhibit illustrative of what the particular localities
of the province can produce, and
trust'the different districts or agricultural societies will assist them in
their efforts.
Minutes   of   previous
were adopted as read.
COMMtN .CATIONS:
FromG. M.  Courtney, treasurer
The Delta Driving Park Association will hold their annual ho.se
races at the Delta Agricultural Society's grounds, I-adner, on the
26th. of Junt: next. The Ladner
meeting i Cornet Band will render sweet music during the afternoon. The
races will commence at -one o1 clock
and the services of J. A.  FuJlerton
National Battlefields  Commission, jfeave been secured as judge.
ole
Smith & Go.. Ltd.
���kb
���ENtfPIRi. DAY.
As (he 2^th fell on Suuday, this
"year, the Empire 'Day ��� exercises at
the public school tooklplace'on Friday afteftiooti.
A tfunib-* of titteetfs visited*tbe
-K-bool to help the children cete-
���tfrate. The flag Posited over 'tire
%UildJng!Hll day and it about tm
'o'clock ihe pupils were assembled^
:on the v.wh'dah and 'lis'enea 'to
:short btit pointed addresses on
'loyalty and (.patriotism by the following gentlemed: Revs, >E. R.
fcartlett, J. VR. White and ^. F.
jBett?, Trustee Taylor and -3. W.
JFisber.
-Che^childrcn sang several .patti-
ftitic .songs and Alice Thirkle and
Arthur McBrt'de gave 'recitations,
'{the National ArithembrougUtipro-
ceedmgs to a close aud the children
were given the rest of the day for
privdte celebration.
Miss Elsie Benson returned to
her studies at Columbian College,
this'-mottiing.
AT   HOME.
Mrs. White, "The Manse,"
���receive  each   Thursday   after'
during tbe nunlli of Jtr;;.
sorrow's k_eld.& garden
Seeds, Tltabtlty and Clover .Seeds
���Brackman-Ker Milling Co.,
Ltd., H. N. KflCH, La'dtier,
BsC. Agent.
Little Miss Attnif Yorke hart the
misfortune to fall, on Tue-'day'last,
and l-fe'ak 'both bones ol her lei'
arm. ^Dr Woodley was calleH in
and set :the -injured member with
the -U't fchfttiShe is s^eMitii. a!( ng
nicely.
Remember the auction sale,
Thursday next, of'household furniture ami effects, 'the property ot
Rev. A. H. Huntley, which H. N.
-Ri---h will dispose cf at't.30 p. m. at
the residence, Port Guichon.
The "e\;1 regnlar'Wr--iim.��� rtf the
W. C   T. IT. will be hei' e
'Metho;' t Chur.li, on Tuesilav,
JXine 2111, at "3.10 p n. 'Delegates
tvill be appo.titerl for the Provi i 1
Conve- ;on ) be held in Vict a
on June. 6, 17 and 18.
Challenge Shield.
For the best District or Agricultural society exhibit of fruit, grain,
���grasses, dairy ^products, roots and
vegetables, the products to be grown
within the districts entering the
"same for competition.
First Prize~$500 (carrying Challenge shield presented by Sir Thomas Dewar, with diplomas). This
shield-is in perpetuity and will have
engraved   each    year   the district
ranking first "in thiscompetition.      ,T   ,-  .   ,,     ,      ,
���   ��� * I Left 111 the hands
Second JPrize:���1400,   with   clip-!
ion. a.   . j
Third Prize���$300, with diploma
Fourth Prize���$250, with dip-
lorn a.
To any District or Agricultural
society e*l ibiting in this com-
petition, ea.it of Nofth Bend, or
from Vancouver Island, $200, and
from west'of North Bend, on'the
mainland, $150 will be given to- 1..
ward the expenses of collecting and
making the exhibit, provided they
have not won a prize. ,
Comparison as to the highest
-���possible points that can be obtained:
Fruits��� 'Points
Fresh.-.., 300
���Preserved, syrups, jellies, etc.200
'Preserved in acid 100
Grain and agricultural seeds 25Q
Roots and vegetables for'table....25o
Forage plants 250.
Dairy products 250
Roots and vegetables for stock ..200
Arrangement 200
Judging of Dairy Produce
For tbe information of tin. exhibitors, at the annual meeting ofthe
directors, it was decided that
dairy products (250 points) b de
scribed as follows:
Po nts.
Butter '100
Cheese.,,,  60
Bacon  '40
Honey  30
Eggs   ���so
In grains-and agricul'ural seeds,
I it was decided that the I'raount  .__-
" I'Titbit ed  should   not   be  less "than
I twenty-five pounds of   she.it,   oats,
j peas,   barley,   rye and   corn,  and
j tb-it for grass seed   and  clover  (in
��" [bottles or   otherwise)  the  amount
shall not beless than one pint.  All
articles Shown in a district exhibit
must be th 'pro I net ofthe year  in
'Mvhi'ch  they -are exhibited.      One
'plate 6f any variety, either of fruits
or vegetables, is aU that will be  allowed.
'It is-speci&lly'Teqnested'thai each
district exhibiting in the sbove
competition should Wand 1 the .Secretary a complete denile li 1 ot
all articles exhibited, immediately
after e.ich par/icular disiiict has
completed its display.
4-
re subscriptions for preservation of
'the nation's battle grounds. Received and filed.
From Canadian Municipal Journal seeking subscriptions. Received and filed.
From A. Whealler, re Delta vs.
Wilson   case,   informiag    Council
that the above case would come up 2
for argument on or about the   i'5th |
of June next.
From Geo. E. Martin, re V. V.
& E. River road, asking foTa committee to act in the matter. The
Reeve and Coun. Embree were ap:
pointed a committee with power to
act.
A. C. -Kd'dy, engineer V. V. &
E.s sub flitted:plans and profiles of
road crossings, which were, -on
motion, accepted.
F. Kirkland asked^to  ha re -road
and  ditches   at   Sunnyside -fixed,
���ot  Coun. Gibbie
with power to act.
The matter ot repairing the East
I End of the Trunk road was left in
[the hands of Coun. Embree with
! power to act.
j The matter of locating n railway
.Station in East Delta was >referre<.
:to Coun. Embree.
'In reference'to repairing of Trunk
I reads, the opinion was expressed
that permanent work should be
done soon as .possible in order to
save expenses.
Coun. -Gilchrist reported Sunbury
wharf as completed and -good:job
done.
Special 'transportation srrrange-
tnents will be -made from Vancon-
ver, Victoria and New Westmin-
���ster and will be advertised Liter.
The following excellent programme has been arranged.
B. C. F-ttiirity Stakes -No. -a.
fnree (E*timp.tea. ."$397 "50
Free'fer All, Trotting or Pacing, -t U&e -Heats. Ties. -3
in 5. Money divf-le'd *6o, 25
and 15 percent. Purse..$200 00
2,40* Class. Trotting or .Pacing, t Mile Hects. Best '2
hi 3. Money divided, 60, 25
ar.d isperceiV.. I��urse..$r50 00
Free for All, Running R-jce,
Mile Dash. Catch weights.
Money divided, 70 (and "30 per
���cent.     Purs'; .; ��� $75 00
Pony -Race, ^^iite. Best
2 hi 3. For 'Ponies 14^
hands and irnder. C=>ich
vseij;ht<i. Money divided, 60,
25. and 15 per cent. Purse
.-.. $100 00
Tfe��� 4th i
Spring Sole
The Fourth Annual Spring  S.ile
took pkee at the Delta Stock Vard,
on   Uxdnesday last,   with a vt-ry
good attendance  and -a 'large  list
Irv opening tfce sale, the auctioneer
W. R.  l-'ilis  requested :to  havej H. N. Rich, apologized tor the  ab-
���gravel laid on his road.     Request |sence of a number of head of stock,
not granted as road is not gazetted. whjch had bee* advertised and   for
The Revenue By-law,'1908, pass-| ^me uuknown-reaSOTVi had not
ed its first reading with 7  mills on
improved property and 12  mills on
wild land.
at-
j rived at the hour cf sale, sayiitg he
did uot care to advertise 'itifeials
for sale ami not be albie to produce
the goods, however the'hour had ar-
j rived and the sale must' commence.
This was one of the largest sales
held here and'the number of buyers
V. Martinolich  asked  what  the
Council intended doing with regard
"to the refuse  bur��er At the  Delta i
Sawmill?
The   Clerk   was   instructed   to ,    , . ,
..,,    .,      t     ���    -T , s    t      t     'presentTOade things rather lively,
ncbtify   the   Jertis    Inlet   Lumber        ,   r    , . ,     . ,
.    ,   .   ,���        ,      ,      , .     : stos: fetching very good prices and
���Co. to build a safe refuse burner be-      .,      ,        B B
<���      t _i_  ���     . Ise'" we'[-
fore June 15th next. _. .
_        _.k, t, , .        Since the inauguration sale,'on
Coun. GiBbie   was  authorized to    , , ���      B ..
. .     , ,  ,      ,      ,    ,: the 10th of May, 1905,  interest m
have repairs done to dyke at end of;  , . , .
_   ���   ,'  . , 'these semi-annual eventsiaas stead-
G. B. Mainroad. .,   . ,      ,.��__.
1 fly increased ��nd Sti-Il ttrcre'wroom
for improvement.    Mr.   Rich  is  to
be congratulated'upon  the  wucess
Tt is, but, if the far'fnefs would take
���     , ,., ,    ..,       ,   ; more interest in these sales,  which
Presbyterian Church-to the Slough,!       ... .    ,
_   . ���      . , ^-are for their own particular benefit,
Re improvement to  Trunk   road- ,        .    ,       ..  ,     ,    ,
1 ���      _  t,  n,   v . I there is but little  doubt  that far
from river to P. Craiks  corner, no 	
, , , .   .  greater successes might be achieved.
settlement   having     been   reached \S.  ,    ,
The principal thing tor the (armers
Re'the cleaning of ditches in the,
village, it wa.s decided, after con-:
siderable discussion, to clean out!
ditch on Westham street, from  the;
with the claimants for  damages, it |
was decided to 1ft the rastter go to
arbitration and H. N. P.ich -was
named as arbitrator, ar.d A.
Whealler��s counsel for the Corporation.
Tht Reeve and Clerk were authorized to settle V. Martinolich's
account for hauling gravel.
Coun. Gilchrist gave  notice of a 'dered Paid
to do is to list their <stack early, 90
f that the auctioneer might advertise
j-same "Well in'advance ��f the sale.
j We hope to see these ��� sales become
ot far.graattr
are to day.
importance Uiaivthsy
The following -accounts were or-
gave  notice ot a ���fed paid: G. Flux, $ 19*50; R. H.
by-law to regulate" the operating of ,l3����Kgan. $4fc*��; J��s'J-ack, #36.50;
automobiles in Delta municipality.   | B. C. Electric,  &54-fi7-.  N. A. Mc-
The-cutting ot brush 'along the;:Biar,nid' &;7��; J- B. ElHott, $r7'8;
tlyke-and road from Ladner to the^*1 Tiraes.  foo-35i   P-  Shirley,
'Harloek ^Cannery  was left in the i ^r6-64-
;    The Council' then adjourned till
��� Saturdny,-June i,.th, -at 9:30*.^,
hands of Cosu-n.'Gibbie with
Uo-act.
power THE DELTA TIMES,'TUESDAY, MAY a'ff, r95&
THE DELTiA TIMES.
PUBLISHES   KVS-tV TUESDAY.
Sam<:*xnjov, *U0O, pex, ye*r.
CT.il   Tashion Stables*
Magistrate Crane, of New York
Citv, says: "Ninety-nit*; out of a
hundred boys between the ages cf;
ten and seventeen years who come
before rue charged with crime have
their fingers disfigured  by   yellow
cigarette stains I am uot a
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^      crank on this subject; I. do- not care
Rates lor Commercial Advertisements can be ! c ,    ,   ���,.   ���
kfd aa application at this office. ��� to pose as a relormer,  but lt is my
Reading notice! jo cents per line lor eack in-1 opinion that cigarettes will do more
���ettioa. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^m
Birth fiud Death notices..50c., Mani*Kes$i.eo."
Apy special notice, the object ot which Is to
A-DVHRTMIC RA.TBS..
C*aml AavtrtiacmeaU, 10 ocnta p_. line for
tfce first Insertion, anl 5 cents per line ior each
subsequent Insertion. The number, ot lines
reckoned by ttie space occupied, uliaesto the
acta.
p^��s-note'the pecuniary benefit' of any Individual
oc -wmpaay, to be c on&i. ere il an auvertisement
a&4 charged accordingly.
All advertisement*, eh_i>.ed tor uatil ordered
out and paid for.
Correspondence invited on matters oi public
Interest. Communications to, editor must be oc
eorapauied by mime OJL. writer, not necessarily
for publication, but as evidence of good faith.
Correspondence must reach this oflice by Thurs*
AJLy^eveuing.
Gaq, R.
MANX-BX.
M-anagtr.
TUESDAY.   MM    26,   1908.
Conn. Morley has. signified his
ifjtentjpn of resigning his seat in]
the Council, his reasons: for- doing
so being that:: The business ofthe
Council is uot pushed through with
sufficient despatch, aud; that the
1$W* and.by-laws, are not properly
enforced.
IJprpte and,buggy will be includ-
ed'ip the sale ou Thursday next.
Miss Olga Kirkland, of Columbian College, spent the Empire Day
vggttioi) at home.
Mr. and" Mrs. Stevens, of Van*
Cottvcr, were guests of Mr. and
Mrp. IJ. J, Cresswell yesterday.
D��. I^acking, oti New Westminster accompanied by his wife and
family, spent a few days here the
gttests of Dr. and Mrs. Woodley,
rfctma.ng home this morning,.
Rev. A. H Huntley will preach
farewell sermons at Crescent Island
SMD4 ladner, on Sunday next, and
.yiji leave,, ou Monday morn ing,. for
IJaglayid, pjtrQ.ERi and Empress
<^)]B|nm��n.
W. H{ Smith reports haying bad
(jpsftsgoods broached at Port Gui-
cjjpn. since the Agency has been
dispensed with here. It-, this is al
fywfid to continue, very little freight
.fill be brought around that way.
I-fiCurtainly is a short-sighted policy
dosing the. agevney.
Tb* worthy shepherd of the Mission. Methodist Church in,a bursc.|
qt, passionate eloquence-in dennn
ctation oi the. world's wickedness,
4eclaredi "Rpll'is full ot cocktails,
fyigh balls and pe^k.-a-boo waists."
V,oice from the gallery:"Oh, Death,,
.fjiete is thy,stipg?v
Our Band Boys went down to
Steveston, yesterday, and supplied
the music, for the Islanders' celebration,. which was successfully
Qarrled out. On tbeir return in the
qveninj they, managed to get stuck-
qjfc.th-.sandbar for about' an hour,
4Wi��f> which time they rendered
*ach apprppjciate.- airs. as. "S^vanee
^iver" and "We Won't Go,Home
Till Morning," huti as they went
whore at about- low- slack, there
was little danger, of theifi heing
|J>ug delayed. Jpst as, they bad
ffeed themselves- quite .a few boats
j|ut off to the rescue- aiwl acted as
tjpcqjt.tp th* landing
A,   PUZ&WS-
'���There's wan thing," said Cass-
idy, in the restaurant, "that's always
rpj��*Jed me/'
"Q��il* wan tlvina?*' piped' Casey,
af^c-wticallv, ''an' w'at's that?"
''It- turtle .oup fish whjn 'lis
^df.out.o'" veal?"
than liquor to ruin boys. When
you bave arraigned before you boys
hopelessly deaf through the excessive use ot cigarettes, boys who have
stolen their sister's earnings, boys
who absolutely refuse to work, who
do nothing but gamble and steal,
you can not help seeing that there
is some direct cause, and a great
deal of this boyhood crime is, in
my mind, easy to face to the deadly cigarette. There is something in
the poison of the cigarette that
seems to get into the system of the
boy and to destroy all moral fibre."
���.Success, May, 1907.
Authorities, say it is not the
smoking of cigarettes, in thc sense
that a cigar is smoked, that inflicts
the disastrous results, but the inhalation ofthe smoke through the
nasals and pulmonary organs, a habit in cigarette smoking universally
tollowecLby ii-iveterates; and every
cigarette smoker becomes an inveterate if he is nol strong-minded
enough to resist- the exhilarating
and narcotic influences resulting
from inhalation and stops it.���O.
L. Wilson..
Trucking1 and  DrayiD^.     Livery Work of
All Kinds Attended to Fromptly.
All Kinds or Firewood Always On Hand.
!. M. COLUNSON, rmt % ivm, u.
tin n  - iJpr
The Market.
New Westminster, ivi ay 23 ���
The centre of attraction at the
market yesterday was the sales'
rings in Lytton Square where both
auctioneers couducted a, more than
usually large auction. A large
number of horses and cows were
offered for sale, besides a quantity
qf household furniture and various
waggons, buggies and rigs. The
market generally, was a good one
and' a large number oi people were
present, especially from tbe sur
rounding country. The demand-
for everything offered was brisk.
The following are the prices that
ruled during the day:
Beef,   hindquarters, 8Y-c to g'/.c
per lb; forequarters,. 6c to 7c.
Mutton, 13c to. 14c per lb.
Lamb,. 5j��..c to 6l/'v per lb.
Veal, small, nc per lb;, large,, 9c
to. IOC.
Pork, 8^>c to 9c per lb.
Butter, 30c to 35c per lb..
Bggs, wholesale, 25c per do7.; re
tail, 3oe_
Fowl's,  $7 50 to $8.50- per doz;
J chickens, $6.00 to $7.50 per. doz>.
Broilers, $4 to $5 per-dozen.
Ducks,. youngK$6.so to. $7.50 a
dor-.
Potatoes, $i-8-per ton-.
Turnips,.75c per sack.
H. Nicholson drove dowu from
Matsqui, iast-week, and, during his
short stay, looked up as many ot
his old friends.as possible.
60  YEAItr
EXPERIENCE
Trade Mark*
Designs
.... Copyrights Ac
Anrope sending a e .etch and dencrlptlon n��7.
Sulckly.sfcortaln onr opinion free whether an
lvontton ta probably patentable. Commanica.
.- .. foL HANDBOOK on I-it.nt��,
ey ror fpdurtug patents.
   URh Munn A Co. recei*"-
IffcUU notice, without chares, In the
tfoiwatrlotty
apntfrofctfli
con Bdoritfii. _
.est agency?
Scientific American.
"Mnaaomely Ulustn         "
Jatlon ot any sciei
wad*.fc.TS a year,i
'MI&8.
. dsomely UlusUated weekly.  Largest ott..
nation of any scientlfio journal.   Terms for
inada, W.75 a year, poet use propal d.   Sold by,
e*L3B1Bro.*����.(|eV|fY-ir1t
i F Bt,Wa.l)lnaton.D.ft
For Sale.
Hwse   ami   Rig   tor-  sale,   also
Typewriter.    Apply to .
RI.V. A.. H... HUNTI.I.Y
SUPPLIES
Of ALL KINDS may be had here.
First   Come,   First  Served.
"A Sire at last to- get Sizeable anl Sal;e-a.!>!'-> Karaess ho.
The Gram! Cliampio^ UacKney StaSlion
" Diamond Gify '*
844.3 Imp,
NOON. NIGHT
onday, S^ Morrow^ Farm? Pemberton Farm.     '
Tuesday, Gilchrist's      tL-     j Dr. Wilson's.   "
Wednesday, S. Hufif's   *     ;��� Coulth.ard's      '���'
Thursday, I. Johnston's "     ; Loney Bros."   '*    Elgin.
Friday, G. B. Embree's "     ; Inverholme Stock Farm.
Saturday, Jordan's Livery Ladner;       "       w till     onday
Christopher Moses, Esq.., George Brown,
Victoria, Proprietor. Stud Groom
Incorporated I860.
JNO.  REACH,   LADNER, B.C.
CAPITAL AUTHORIZED, - $4,000,000
CAPITAL PAID-UP,        ~ - $3��900t000
RESERVE FUND, - - $4��390,000
Total Assets Over Forty-Five Millions.
the Delta Saw IWlh
^^���__^������.     '    .w.  ju '   ���   ' i       .    ii     >  i   ��� *��������������������� i   ii p    i       -������..      ..-��������� w ._���.���
Are Prepared to . . ..
Furnish All Kinds of
ROUGH   &   DRESSED   LUMBER
At LOWEST PRICES. Also
Shingles, Doors^ Sash and
House   Finish  oi  AH  Descriptions,
The   BEST Water   Tanks   Are
Made at This Mill.
Lost.
Two-, Young Horses ����������� i black
two-year-old and: t tray mare, 1-
year-old. Strayed Irom Enderby'.
place. East Delta. Anyone knowing oi" whereabouts.of same. kimlU
notity _^
T. DAVIES,
Florist, New Westminster.
Notice.
I hereby give notice that at the
next meeting of the Board of License Commissioners forr the .Delta
Municipality, I intend to, apply for
a transfer of the license lo sell
liquor-in the Delta Hotel to H.N
Rich,, of Ladner.
MARSHALL SMITH.
May io, 1908;
Tenders Wanted.
Tenders are asked up to won on
Wednesday, the  27th inst., lor the
furnishing of all tbe-labor, tools aid
hardware required  iu  the- erecti-*
of a frame bam ot* Roee 1-lan
Fraser River (near the  Oileiv), in
feet  loug   and  40   teet  wide   wil
sides   18   teet    high; and   floored
throughout.     Barn   to   be   sat on
cedar  posts about 4  feet 6,in. Ins
above natural surface.
Also for a lean-to tosaid barn 60
feet loug and 20 feet wide, framed
and set 011 posts sains as- barn.and
flowed throughout.
Each tenderi to be accompanied
by a bill ol the lumber required: lor
both buildings.
The undersigned will provide allj;
tlie lumber delivered adjacent lo
the ground wliete barn. will, be
erected.
The lowest, or. any- tender, not
necessarily accepted.
H. ABBOTT,.
720 Jervis Street,
Vancouver, B.C
Vancouver. May iSth, 1908.
For Sale.
Five   well-bred    English   Setter
Pups,    Apply to
S.  WEAVER.
East Delta.
Auction Sale!
Furniture and Effects
Comprising���Sittingroom and din-
i'tigroom suites, sideboard, extension dining toble, easy, revolving,
Rattan and other, chairs;   library
desk and   easv   chair, 2s heating
.    stoves,   caroet    squares,    2    fine
.  Japanese tea sets. 1  English tea
;   set*, vases and ornaments,
PIANO, by. Rosencrantz
and cabinet  stoolv Hammond's 4
shuttle TYPEWRITER,, sewing
machine,    curtains   and    poles,
library   of   books, pictures   and
trames, 3  bedroom  suites,   beds
and   lied.lin',   the   usual   assortment   of kitclt-n   crockery    and
tinware,   lawn    mower,   garden
tools and small quantity ol   loose
. hay. .which
ll/TR H. N RICH has received
x instruction^ irom Rev. A. H
Hunllev, who is having tlie ffn v-
m e, t.. SELL BY AUCTION, at
his residence. Port Gniehoti, on
Thursday, 28th May, 1908
at 1130 p.m.
Terjis Cash.
R. {)���. TF.YIOIt
0. KELSON THORPE,
Yetennaey Surgeons.
Alt  Calls   .   ..  ..   ..  .
Promptly Attended to
Phone 35
Accounts of Out-of-Town Customers Given Special
Attention.
BANK  BY MAIL.
Savings Department.
Accounts ma}' be opened with deposits of ONE. DOLLAR
a.nd Upwards.     Interest paid,  or credited, quarterly on  31st  March, 30th June, 30th
September^. 31st Ete<.ember.
K. D. SIMPSON, Manager, LADNER�� B. C.
For Sale.
About 5 tons of Burbank Seed-
ljngs at $18 per ton.    Apply
ROBT. McKEE,
East  Delta.
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Dated at Ladner, April 27th. 1908..
Stainton Block
Ladner, B,Q.
For Spring Cltan-llp.
Pure aad Vigorous Blood w id. keep
you in good health..
WA-HOO HERB .j
will give you
Good and Pure Mood.
Send   50c for  trial Ji.oo pack-age
(two- months'" treatment)..
Agent Wantk��..
Wit-Woo Remedy Co.,
Y_.nco_i.ver,, B-C-
{JM 3 ��JEB I
I  .J. HENLKY   \
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A Manufiictiuers of alt kinds ol
* Soda Water, Ginger 4
,\. Ale and Summer *
j. Drinks. *
J Your patronage seucited I
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Acclimatized Stock.
_5>
SrOds
Trees
Plants
For the
Farm,  Garden, Lawn or
Conservatory.
Reliable Varieties at Reasonable
Prices. No Borers. No Scale.
No fumigatioa to. damage stock.
No windy agents to annoy vou.
Buy direct and get Trees and Seeds
that Grow.
Fertilizers, Bee Supplies, Sprav
Pumps, Spraying Material,' Cut
Flowers, etc. Oldest established
nursery on  the mainland uf  Et, Cs
Ciitaldgue fcee.
n. I HENRY'S Nurseries,
(ir _��nh_M*sos. a.ivd S-NJdhouses
VA.NTCOUVER,   -   ^. C.
Mandolin I
Havi-ig been requested to. start a
Mandolin Cla,ss^ am nov? prepared to, djo, 90, Fpr . termj, etc.,,
apply
B.   $t.   WEARE,
Care of Me. ]��� W . Lanning.
Mandolins, Strings, Etc*,
Sunplied at Citv Ptic?*. THE DELTA TIMES, TUESDAY, MAY  -6, 1918.
A CORRECTED CARLYLE STORY.
tlow tlie C|.el��ea Save Avoided 1_l'u4>
fait |n ri)iull. Praia..
Mr. A. Ctirlylo writes: "A miioh por-
vertoil account uf tho full'.wing incident
hug for years a.ipu .recl itt intervals in
newspapers. The story when oomsctly told
is nut without interest and even huinoi
nnd is very characteristic of Oarlylo. In
the au! Ullia (if IBT-i Carlyle nnd his niece,
Miss M. 0. Aitkun, wero visiting at the
bouse ef Mr i'uti iok Swi��u, then provost
of KirUonlily nnd nt . date long pntorioi
it pm il of (Jui'Jylu. On tho Sunduy even-
in* Mr. bwun und his guests wero ussoui
bled itfter dinner in the drawing ruoiq,
���s id some oue proposed thut Curly le should
���- id aloud for the entort .turnout of th��
jsjupiiny ���:t i alitor lnrge ono (lo readily
0(::i. putC(i, .ml seeing tho Bible iyiiiK on
llw fplilg hu opened it nt thu beginning ot
Jul), I. is favorite book.
M.\'o Soulier Jmd be seized the Bible,
s-o.-.Tvur, Hum in mure hod tbo servants one
Rfter .DOthpv, and Carlyle perceived thut
be WttH, na lt wore, trapped int'. couduot-
in_; f.i::nly worship. How to got out of the
dilemma? There seemed nothing So* il
but to read uud to keep on rending und to
���tsvnit wlmt time and chunco might bring
Up. began with the flrst chapter of Job nnd
fend cimMor after chapter, iimkiiig re-
(mirks now and ngitin on striking passages
/.Iter this sentence, 'Is thoro uny taste in
Uie white of nn oggf' be ojclnimed, 'Uod
I less me, I noycr knew Unit was in .lu!/!
or 'I l-.uii quite forgotten tlmt wur in .lob.
*. Utile while ufter that his niece cai.v
iorwnrd lo the table, uud fa, .uUng Lit
nrm whispered, 'Uncle, do you uot think
v.ni huve road enough for ono night?' He
live hei- a pleasant smile, but continued
Muling nnd expounding. _.fter two or
t'.rto mure chauters hud boon overtakes
b'.i niece again eniui) forwurd itnd said
quietly, 'Unole, you really ought to stoi,,
yitt see, the servants ar�� nil In the room,
��� il they'll have work to do yet.' On this
..���ing snid, or whispered, to him ho sud
..���nly ro c, shsi tho book with emphasis
��.-.iny t.jtl onuugh for nil tu hoar,   Well,
II I'w not to bo allowed to rend more, I
kitppew t must slop,' ami walked out of
��iio room with an nirof offended di .oity.
On going lu his room soou Mini-ward his
niece lound him laughing and rejoluing at
fcU bappy escape. His Hrst words lo her
v.ere: -I kepo, lass, thou'g Hot ofloudedf
t cooltl not seo how else to gut out at lt.' "
���*-At'uua'U!n.
ftn'n Slopped For ��� Tna.
Vol the least important of the hobbid
ei the lai a Urn press Kiizubeth wns hor in-
ttrest in Iho rearing of dogs. .She hnd ���
grent li!:ii.g for tho noble Great llano, hot
���Murtlcnli-r funoy being the "bine" variety.
Jt lsr.CI lllt.1 that uniting the curliest spect-
nans exhibited in this country sovoral were
bred Iiy her majesty. Besldea the Oreot
ilme sho wus very fond of pugs. Th��
jtookkecpor mentions-that the fnmnui
Bill George or Utmino custlo, Konsnl Ris*.
u.-ad i iMii-piy her with dogs. On one oa-
3 lotion I rr iin-.jesty instructed Mr. George
to beat Uxlirldge station with a hand-
���ome.png, The train from tho eountry
W .trs _!io had been liuuting was specially
>;- 1 ; 1 il. und  tho empress, leasing out ol
lit v. 1 iiuw, exelulmud, "Oh, Mr. George,
n ki pleased you hnve come." Sbe
���;���.-il: the pug In her nrnis, and the train,
-���: i< li hud.stoppod only two niinutos, r��
turned its journey,���Paris Messengor.
ElUE   C'lLS.
Ryttiph, tuts-, ilum ne'er hr-.rd      rla��
in;:,
Silvery, niystie as thy .irs_i_y,
In thy hidden dells *
Wlien -'���-.- zephyrs, gently playing
Willi ... iv unseen bunds were mwj_ rot
Thine own suit blue i.clls.
Caine nut duillly note.-, forth stray' g
Oi earuls Unlit or knells?
fet why n_k If lltou canst heer
s-reiiiH that ne'er tt, mortal era
Bhnlt, alas, he known?
Well I know Hint mortal eye
Bends i' eiu-. flower a te.llaby,
Sweet nntl all f,.s own.
Shall I count that untight and sigh
.Antl brood uneheercd, alone?
���Kugene Keiiwiek in Latin Qvmn*
EDUCATED FEET.
���Indon   Triulp-iiiiii   Mnlte   Oo��<   V.e
ot Their Pedal Ext rem I Ura.
The French ethnologist, Professor F
Regnuult, hns mnde speeinl studies in the
far-oast in regard to the ability of the
Hindoos to make useof their foetus auxiliaries of their hands. This ability Is particularly noticeable when ono watches
Hindoo tradesmen at their work. The
carpenter employs his feet as a vise and as
��� gauge; tbe shoemaker holds the shoe
between his feet, leaving both his hands
free to work upon It; the Hindoo butnhei
holds n knife between the big and the second too and outs his meat by drawing il
amies the knife and pressing lt tlowt
Willi both hands. Tho help of tbo feet is
mist valuable In weaving, and it is a
wt.ndorful thing to us to see n Hindoo
artisan uso both his hands and his feet ln
Handling his loom. Hegnault also ob
served a child climbing a tree nnd grasping tho branches of-, the troo between ths
flrst two toes of either foot whenever a
bold ooiitld thus be secured.
This collaboration of tho feet with tho
hands, it would seem, Is tho result of
sevoral changes in tho physical development which the Hindoo race hns under
gone in the course of time throngh outward agencies. Their hip joiuls nro much
froer nnd moro limber than ours nnd will
permit them to squat on the ground nnd
ot tho same time draw the feet so near
to t!:eir hands that thuy can. grasp with
Ihcir feet the work in hand und hold lt
with "some expense of strength. T'he ankle
joint is ulso limber and works freely, and
iho big tos is more developed and can bo
moved by them at will ns rt-gnrds Its iirid-
Ing and stretching, its snpuruling f'oin
and approaching toward the second toe.
The normal foot of the Hindoo shows r
lurgo space between the big too and the
second This, however, is duo solely to
their wearing sandals, which aro hold in
place by a wooden peg plneod between
these two toes Tlie constant museul.-u
sxoroiscB practiced in holding tho sandals
natural 1) tends to strengthening these
toes, and tho use of tho feet, boing a gen
���ir.-.l otutoni and tried oven by children nf
this tender ngo, lias .gradually ulmngod the
Iln.itoo anatomy.���Philadelphia Record.
Il  til.; Hank or lilnprlnnlt.
One of ti.s) ctiriisities of the Hani! o!
I.iiglnhil istu bo seen in l'ho$rintlng rntjm
A inrfii sits ut a del;, and every three too
mils it inuehtno tlullvers to him two eon.
ileto CIS notes !. ho sits there si:\ hours
in i-ci I'i .,-.,��� over IFii.W.u (JO and In  800 day.
-.IT klt'll.Ot. > 'lli'l
COLUMBIAN COLLEGE
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C.
Founded 1802
Incorporated 1893
Provides a Christian Home for Students of both
sexes at moderate rate-*. Has a preparatory class for
junior students taking Public School work. Does High
School work and prepares for Provincial Teachers' Examinations, Teaches all branches of a Practical Business
Course and confers Diplomas. Imparts a Liberal Education in its Collegiate Course, and in the Ladies' Course
for M. E. L., and M. I*. A. In Theology confers the degree of B.D. In University work can take students through
the complete Arts Course for the B.A. degree of Toronto
University, with which the College is in full affiliation. In
Science teaches the First Year of Toronto School of Science, and has a Special Engineering Course adapted to
Practical Engineering work in this Province. In Music, a
complete course in theory, voice culture, and piano and
organ, ia conjunction with the Toronto college of music.
fecial instruction in art and elocution, while all students
Sarerequired to take physical training with all the privileges of a well equipped gymnasium.
CllILDliEX'S COLUMN.
CLEVER PARLOR TRICKS.
������vr  Mftprlc  Mny  Bo  Performed  br I)
Vvntli With liefi Pincers.
The San FranolscoCull gives tho following description ef some oiutrtainini,
liicks:
lhe professor takes a small ll-uior print*.
This he Alls witn Water und drops a sllvet
.sunrtcr lr.lo it. Over i!;e emuilcr (ilea
he places a larger one, merely to show thai
there is no connection between him nnd
tt_s coin.    Immediately tbe larger glass it
infill
MAKING A QUAKTK1! JUMP,
removed and he waves his kinds over thc
���mailer one. The response is murvelous
The sliver coin hesitates but a moment.
Then It quivers slightly, leaves lta place
under the watar and slides up the inside
of the glass until it reaches the top and
topples Into his hand.
A cigarette or cigar is Jaid on the table
and slid clear across it.
A half dollar laid on a spectator's hand,
next to tho wrist, erav, ls over thu length
of the hand and drops into hie hand at
bis bidding.
Most of the tricks relate to the mystorl-
one power of moving small light objects
weighing less than, four ounces, and te
tbe selection of cards.
Tho "psychic power" and all such explanations aro reduced to ono: A liumac
bair and a small bit of shoemaker's wax.
Usually the performer hns sovoral oi
these long hairs stuck about his person,
but tho cleverer thc performer the fewer ol
these ho will havo. Tn each end of thr
hair a tip of shoemaker's wax Is fastened
One piece of the wni serves to hold the
hair to the performer's clothing (ind keep
lt within reach. The other piece ls lef I
freo to attach to the desired object and
give it tho nocossary "psyeliio force."
To move a cigar, coin or card by
"psyohic" or nny other l.ind of mysterious force nrk a spoctotor for tho loan of s
slgar or coin. Lay it on n table or any oth
er desired  place, and while . o passing it
DRAWING A C10AK.
uttach one end of tho hair by the affixed
wax, the other ontl being, of course, nt.il!
attached to your person. Muke .1 few
passes with the hands over the object tu
convey tbo impression tint you are liHii:..
It With magnetism, then gradually draw
awny. Thc object w111 follow you If li.,-
hair uud wax ..ttoud to thuir end of the
businoss.
now Bet_f Got tirr Nickname.
Betsy's mother wus unusually busy one-
morning. Shu und Hannah were in the
kitchen, making pies, cakes, puddings
and tarts, for eompuny was expected that
afternoon.
Betsy ran into tho kitchen nnd wns so
bothersnnio thnt her mother gave hor a
cowl of custard.aud told her to feed hor
poor dulls in Ihe utile.
Awny run Betsy, and nfter finding out
thnt her dolls raf nsed to ent she snt down
on n little stool and tasted it hersolf.
Meanwhile tho company had arrived,
and among them was Betsy's favorito,
Undo .Tack. Suddenly they heard sonic
thing "bump, thump, bang, wang," nnd
what, should tlicy fio lint Betsy rolling
down the stains, tho bowl cud spoon foi
towing.
Afier Betsy had recovered from :;o.r
fright she told Unole Jack thut a dreadful
animal had chased her.
Undo Jack told her that he would chase
't away, und Betsy cautiously showed the
wuy, clinging to Uncle Jack's hand all the
ine.
At hist- they enwe to the nttln, and
ivhnt should Uncle Jack see hut nu Indus-
rlovs spider.spinning away ot his web, e
limbics! stool nnd a Kood deal of I'ustmd
llucli  .tnik laughed benrtily nnd snio
I nt Bi tsy would bo Ms"I.iitlo Miss Mui
ctt" us long r.a she  lived.���Unite  Bei-
loin in New York Herald.
TKa   German   military  nn.ieho  v i:
:_it._-._;r  ius   ctIMs.-_-.-1   tlio wonder.'*
CORNISH  DIALECT
tone Qualm Term* T!ii:t _ ;����� Con
t.itsu Amongf the Xn!Uc��.
"A bitched my foot in thu sconce am
knacked my nuddick, and A wadu �� al.li
to clunky for a fortnight." ...
Readers of recent popular Ulaleet tttlt.
will probably take it for granted thut ii:ii
lentoi.c. ls Scotch. It i*;, however. Cor
nish, and, being Interpreted, moans, "I
onui.ht my foot fn the pavement nn'
struck the napo of my neck, an.l 1 was noi
able to swallow for a fovti iilit*."
Tliere are some quaint terms common in
Cornwall which haven pleasing savor c.
their own. Mio phrase "my dour"���prolonged to two syllui.les���is not, for in
stance, auyJndicutkuj uf especial affection,
lt is a cuu.muu furm of address iu cither
mnn or woman. So nl_o, though witl
rather more discrimination i:i its uso, ii
"my decor lifo."
A young child is mentioned iu terms ol
endearment as "my 'unsomo" nr "tender
dcenr" or oven "tender worm." ".Sun'
and "sonny" are used without the lonsl
relutlon to the age or sex of t he porson ad
dressed. A son muy sometimes lie heart!
speaking to bis own father as' iny son'
ar a husbund colling his wifo "sonny!"
" Young" means simply unmarried. A
bachelorof 80is "a young man." Of r
bride still in her toons it was suid that sii*
wns "a pretty lot better looking thai, when
she was youngl" An old person is nol
���imply old. He is "old ancient." Several New Kngland localisms aro found in
Cornish speeeh, as "cricket" fjr-a small
stool, "chores" for household jobs an.
"dowdy"for pudding, though In America
the latter word survives only as part ol
"pandowdy," the delloious deep spioed
apple pie of country housewives.
A Cornish anecdote relates that a small
boy, left at home to supervise the famil;
dinner while the rest of the household
were at church, having, like King Alfred,
neglected his duty and allowed the fig
pudding to scorch, in bis dismay ran tc
tho church and from the -doorway madi
signs tn the housewife to oome forth. She
Indignantly signed to him to wait, whioh
for a time he did, but at length, becoming
liuputient, cried aloud in reply to her further winks and grimaces, to the scandal
of tbo sturtled congregation:
" Yiow may winky and skrlnky as lonj
ns_yiew du plnso, but the flggy dowdy it
burnt gin the crock I"���Youlh's Compan
A l?nrd Shot.
Among the stories told of Dr. Emmons,
a well known clergyman of a former daj
and generation, thero aro many whicli
show his keen wit.
Ir. tho town where he was pastor thort
lived a physician w ho was a pantheist am;
tools pains to let, every one know it. He
had made frequent boast that he conic
easily oonqucr Dr. Emmons in argument,
ond one day came his chunco. He and tin
doctor met at the house of a sick man.
"How old are you, sir?" asked tho phy
sicitin brusquely.
"Sixty-two,"replied Dr. Emnionsquiet
ly, although his eyes showed his surpriso
'May 1 ask youruge in turn?"
"1'vo been alive 6lnco the creation I.
one form or another," said tho physiciai
ourtly.
"Ah, then I suppose you wero will
Adam nnd Eve In the garden of Eden.'
toqu Ired the doctor.
"Certainly," came tho reply.
"XTrul" said Dr. Emmons placidly
meditating on the other's fnco. "I nlwayi
thought thero was a third person there
but some have differed from me."-
Youth's Companion.
I MakliiK a I'reHentntion.
|      Hero is a good story of  tho eolonel of .
! regiment who wits going  to retire.   The
| Midlers, who all liked him, subscribed to-
i gut her and bought him a beautiful silver
I J^g-
An old sergeant was appointed to make
tlio presentation, uud also to make a lung
ipt cell, which he was to learn oft' by hoarl
When   tlie appointed  timo arrived, thu
colonel  wus sitting at a tublu with sun.t
oi* tbo ol'.itt rs.
Tho sergeant ennie rolling v\i to the
table, witli a very confused look, and to
tho astonishment of all present ho stammered out:
"Ho-huo's tho jug," handing it to tht
colonel, who wos so dmnfounded thnt he
st-iinmered put, "Oh, is it?" ��� London
'tit-Bits
In Another I.IkIiI.
Miss Fothcrtupp (to sportsman, who is
exhibiting his day's shooting)���Oh, how
could you kill these dear, pretty birds? 1
ihink it is positively cruel I
Sportsman��� 1 suppose you know then-
Is a great demand [or these for hut orn.-t
mentations?
Miss i-'etliortopp���Oh, of course, if It's
a ouse of necessity, it is perfectly excusable.���Boston Transcript.
moll loolish tilings rulo the world.���1Jal
ndulphla Ledges*.
A naval ofiic: ;��� wlili n promotion is lt>i
s former beforo tho shell man i.v. a fair-
now he so;-!* it nud now ho doesn't. Co:.
gross should tako up the suhju.t nm' d^
vise ii i-.ti ional s. . tciu of unvy rowurds.-
Ncw York 'ilimine.
'Ike iiitiu whf proposes to soften t!.*
tunes of tho pluno by putting chloroform
on the strings is u liun.uuit.rlnn. I'm
ivouitl hn that anil _-_ili)liintln'n|;i..t. beside*
if bu could manage tu chloroiurni BOUie
players.
Quebec threatens to withdraw from (hi
Onuudlnn federation if hor liquor supply
Is out oil'. There ate Maine and Vermont
thut manage to hang on to the Union bj
thuir teeth nnd get a Iittlo ruin loo. Don t
be precipitate.��� Minneapolis Journal.
Anything in tlio nature of a donation 1*
euro to strike tlie Spaniard favorably
The niter of the government to give free
transportation to the families of ollieen
from Cuba to Spain has resulted in an
avalanche of weddings over the island.���'
St. Louis G'lobe I)oruocrot.
A statistician der lares that the wheal
supply will soon be insufficient to provide
the world with broad. This condition will
probably ooeur at just about tho rami
time tlmt the coal supply is exhausted, as
scientists predict, so thnt there would bs
Do fuel wltb whloh to bake lt, anyhow.
I
Ileiilint. Cllimctty Of Woods,
(.crnian figures credit various woods
v il li tho follm\iig hinting capacities
Linden, 1; Iir, M>; elm uud pine, ,98;
willow, chestnut and larch, 97-, tnnplo
in.I spruce, .11(1; block poplar, .'.).">; aldei
it'll) white birr. , H4; o:.i, .l/:'; locust and
wh'.t.i boooll, IU, ond red birch, .IW.-
Iiultiu.ro American
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g___g_. '-^   _, "'���
*St*e. . .rer.tlnnpn, my flotvcrl" sftte er. -
"I fouml it In lha grasses!"
And. wii'i a kindly smile, the .n.-;e
Surveyed it through his glasses,
"Ah- yes," he said, 'Mnvolucrats.
Ami all ihe flore-s llgulitLe.
Corolla gnmepetalotts,
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fai-axftou.-n flena-loonlsl"
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CHURCH   .'NCiilCES.
A I.l. SAINTS.
(Anglican.)
i ( Holy Communion��� ist and 3rd
1 Sundays at 8:30 a.m.; 2nd and 4tk
I Sundays at it a.m.
Matins, n o'clock.
Evensong, 7:30 o'clock,
Sunday sSdionl at 10 a.m.
Friday evening, Litany at 7:30.
Kev. ]-. R. Bartletr, M.A.
i  l
Vicar
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Ci.'r.c-i'.. f ills, Mr
;G1_ CO.
Would Try to Prevent It.
"What a fine little fellow," said th��
patronizing old gentleman who bad
been elected representative for four
successive terms from his congre__lon.il
district His remark was addressed <_>
a kind hearted iaily holding in ber
arms a little rellow who blinked gravely at all tbat was going on.
"Yes," replied lhe lady. "His father
and I set a great deal of store by him."
".Well, he's a bright looking liltle fellow. Maybe he'll be a congressman
/ome day."
"Maybe he will," aaid the mother.
"But," she added earnestly, "I'm goiug
to do my best to raise bim right."���
Youth.
lie wast engaged to be married, aud
every oue knows how tbe engaged m_i'
talks when be gets a friend cornew',
"Sbe is thc loveliest and best &ivl thnt
*ver lived," he asserted.
"Sure?" Inquired the friend.
"Sure! Of course I'm sure. You don't
doubt it, do you?"
"Certainly not," replied the friend
bflfltily, "only"-
"Only what?"
"Oil, I suppose It's all right, but I'd
like to introduce you to Dobley."
" .Clio's Dobley V"
"Oh, another friend of mine who
told nie yesterday that he wus engaged
tn the loveliest and best girl tbnt ever
lived, tind I'd like to have you two get
together and settle the uiulter."
CA'JHOl-IC
Services first and third Suuday of
each month at 10:30 a.m.; Beuedic-
tion, 7:30 -,).m.
Sunday school at 3 p.m.
Low Mass and Holy Communion
first and third Mondays at 6 a.m.
Rev. Father Wagner, O.M.I.,
Parish Priest.
METHODIST.
Services next Lord's Day at 11
t. m.and 7:30 p.m.
Class meeting, after the morning
service every Sunday.
Sabbath School at 2 p m every
Sunday. Prayer meeting every
Thursday evening at 8.
Kev. T. F. Betts. pastor.
ST. ANDREW li  PRESBYTERIAN
Services next Lord's Dav at 11
a.m. and 7.30 p.m.
Sabbath School at ro a m Midweek meeting on Wednesday evening at 7.30 o'clock.
Rev. J. H. White, M.A.
BAPTIST.
Sabbath  services ��� Crescent  Island, 3 p.m.; Ladner, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday .School at 10:30 a. m.
1     Prayer meeting on Thursday at
8 p.m.
Rev. A. H. Huntley, pastor.
Tn make fortunes out
til' the future you must
put something into lh-:
present      ....
Agents Wanted
To   Sell   Securities.
FOR   Si'.? P  lit I.aud�� ."ini
z__z___-_r^z: c * -ap     tlotnts,
City Lot-*, Furmi aud Suburban
Acreage, &c,
Unld-Coppers Pay
li i g   Dividends   all
ever British
Columbia
BRITISH  - COLUMBIA - ILLUSTRATED
Containing over 100 Views.   Post paid 25c., Stamps.
Richest Province in the British Empire.
Nothing Risked, Nothing Gained. Nothing Ventured, Nothing Won.'
Splendid Opportunity to Invest.
The Richest Men in the World are investing in B. C. Copper-
Gold and Silver Mines.     Why can't you begin now?
The Greatest Gold-Copper Discovery oi the Age Is in B.C.
M ill Ulii W _ INEUI  Capital $625000
Every Dollar Subscribed used In Development of Mine
Special Offer���20c per Share, will  shortly advance to $1.00
Mines directly west of Le Roi and Le Roi No. 2, shares
sold fremi 5 cents to $100.00; and Consolidated Mining and
sStnelting Co. of Canada, Ltd., shares $150.00 each; the Giant
California, adjoining our own, shares about $110.00; Granby
Mine paici over $3,000,003 Dividends per year; Gold-copper
mines hi British Columbia paid Large Dividends. Big Four
assays irom $5 to $800 in gold, copper, silver, with 32 per
cent, in the Treasury.    Invest now and you wont regret it.
Note���Most ol these mines sold for a few cents once, bu
over-capitalized even now, pay big dividends. Big Four is ou
the railway, near smelters.
Rossland Mines received Highest .Awards for richest gold-
copper ore sent lo St. Louis Exposition. Big Pour had Best
Display at Dominion Fair, New Westminster, B.C.
No less than too shares fold. All Cash. Above this shares
can be had on instalment plan, or yearly contract, 15 per cent.
cash, balance monthly.
Nearly Two Hiles of  Railway on Property,
Cotiip.-ity hns no debts or liabilities.   Send for niustrated Prospectus and liook-
"Mlning Dp-to-Date," to Secretary, with 5 cents in Stamps.
let.
BIG   FOUR   MINES,   LIMITED
P.O. Box 174, Vanoouver, B. C.   Canada.
The  Delta Times
ejofo   Printing, THE DELTA T?M?P, TCESOAY, %l.-V 26, 190S.
LOCAL ]VEWS.
Miss O, Whitworth came  home,
Friday, for the holiday.
7 p.C.
Nett
On Your Monev
N.  A.   McDiarmid   visited   the
Terminal City last week.
Mr. and Mrs.   A.   Davie   spent
Friday in the Terminal City.
Robt. May went down to Victoria
last week, to take in the sports.
Mr. and Mrs, D. A. McKee visited the Terminal City, last week.
Harold Betts, ot Columbian College, came down, Friday, on a short
vacation.
F. Mills, teacher at Boundary
Bay School, spent Empire Day in
Vancouver.
W. B. Skinner went over to the
Terminal City, Friday, to spend
the holiday.
X. H. Clark, Teller of the local
-lank, returned home Friday,
from a two weeks vacation in Victoria.
Friends ol Mr. and Mrs. Frank
Sutberly will be pleased to learn
that she is improving, though but
slowly.
The S.S. Sonoma leaves Ladner
at 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.; retun -
ing, leaves Steveston at 9:30 a.m.
��� ud 4:30 p.m.
F. S. Murray, who has been relieving the staff of the local bank
during the past four weeks, left,
Friday, tor Port Moody.
Guaranteed upon absolutely safe security���first
mortgages on substantial city properties SEVEN and
Eight Per Cent. Guaranteed, free of all charges,
upon sums ranging from Five Hundred Dollars up.
White, Shiles & @,
New Westminster, B.C.
Agencies Represented���
Karttord Vire Insurance Co. Insurance C, of North America
Flis-enix Insurance Co. of Brooklyn     Tlie Ocean Accident & Guarantee Corpora-
Connecticut Fire Insurance Co, tion, I.td., of London. Hng.
Imperial Trust Co., I.td.   Vancouver. B.C.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Sheldrake
left, on Friday last, for Victoria
and the Sound Cities aud expect to
be absent about ten davs.
Mrs. Gregg, who has been visit-
jag with Mrs. Alex. Davie for some
time past, returned to her home in
Cleveland, Ohio, last week.
Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Paterson lelt,
Friday, for New Westminster and
from thence they went on to Victoria tor the Empire Day Celebration.
The ladies of St.Andrew's Presbyterian Church intend holding
their annual Strawberry Festival on
or about 9th of June, further particulars of which will appear later.
When you wish to buy visiting
icard9 call on the Delta Times who
will sell the best money can buy.
If you need tbem printed, why you
are money in pocket by calling on
(the Delta Times first.
At the meeting of the Directors
pf the Dejta Agricultural Society,
held last week, it was decided to
hold the annual exhibition on the
Society's grounds, Ladner, on Friday and Saturday, .Sept. 18th. and
19th. 1908.
Rey. J. F. t}nd Mrs. Betts return-
jed home, F .iday, from Vancouver
Sphere they had been attending con-
l^rence, and we aie pleased to note
that the Rev. gentleman and bis
Wife will be resident in our midst
tor another ypar
We want YOUR eggs. Taken
the year round you will make from
5 to to per -cent, bringing them
here. Since the 30th April we
ff��,ye ^etftr paying 25 cents per doz.
tor Eggs. N. B.���Only strictly fresh
PSfg? w.sated���Marshall Smith &
(jL Ud.
m
Kitchen Economy-
Flour is always an important item in your
household expenses.
Royal Standard Flour.
will help you to reduce this item.    Its greater
productiveness makes it most economical*
Every granule is bread producing. There is
no dustlike or break'flour in ROYAL STANDARD, no cellulose or fibre (as indigestible as sawdust) from the wheat berry.
It is concentrated bread, nothing more. Its
purity, color, and productiveness make it the
best flour of all to use.
One sack will convince you.
Sold by W. H. SMITH.
MANUFACTURED   BV
Vancouver Milling & Grain Co., Ltd.,
VANCOUVER, B. 0.
lllMlltll
;.\Xl si Ui .it   itul-ssvll   wVm
Limited,
1016 Westminster Avenue
Vancouver. B.C.
V**e Bess Leave
Just Receive.
Two   Cats    Cyphers    Incubators,
One   Car    Swift's    Beef   S:raps,
FULL LINE -
POULTRY SUPPLIES
To notify the people of Ladner attd surrounding district that we are now in a
position to ofter Vancouver Island
Portland  Cement
At greatly reduced prices, making it pos��-
sible for parties who contemplate building
to put in concrete foundations at about the
same cost as piling or other inferiot
���material.
Write for Prices*
GILLEY BROS.
NEW WESTMINSTER,
B. 0,
-������__3 -~ -y_MjffrM_fc-*____________^____k
Calvert & Lewis,
Agents,
LADNER,
B.C.
Riverside Mission Circle will
meet at -the Parsonage to-morrow,
Wednesday, evening at eight
o'clock. The report of the delegate
to the recent Branch Meeting will
be read. Members will respond to
the roll call with Marconigrams
Houorary members are especially
requested to be present.
FOR SALE
(During This Month Only)
$475
GERHARD  HEINTZMAN
PIANO*
Fine Tone���A1 Condition
$225.00
Terms.
MARSHALL SMITH.
Wanted.
Pasture wanted for 12 or 15
heifers and cows, or will let them
on shares for thiee years.
Apply at
THIS OFFICE.
SILVERWARE*
Cut Glass,
WateheS and
Aft ��.*cis of Jewellery.
New Steele.
Call and See Thei*,
Jl. Clausen,
LADNER,  B. C.
,_��li_ ���in* ������-
Horse Goods.
LADIES
Something to Interest You
Plants for Sole.
Cabbage,
Cauliflower and
Tomato Plants.
T. PINNICK,
Slough Road,   -   Ladner
Next time you're in town
drop in and see our   .   .   -
New Century and
Snowball
WASHING   MACHINES
The most up-to-date labor savers on the market
also the
"Eze" Wringers
With Covered Cog Wheels
Can't Tear the Clothes.   ,   .'
CALVERT & LEWIS,
Commission Agents,
General Dealers & Machinists.
Of every description can bfe
fouud here. There's not a
thing missing which ought
to be in it. Everything
needed in stable, batn and
harness room included. Er*-
efy article has been gathered
with great care, and you will
aot have & chance to complain about their quality.
B_ C. Leather Co., Ltd.
H2 Hastings Street, Vancouver, B. C.
Estate ol
W.   L.   McBRIDE,
General Merchant,
Phone 5,   -   Port Guichon
Produce
Shipped Direct
To All B, C

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