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Volume 9, Number 64    i
TAX EXEMPTION /
NOT AP'' jVED
NEW WESTMINSTER, B. C, TUESDAY MORNING, MAY 19,1914.
Price Five Cents,
Communication from Win
r.ipeg Read at Council
Meeting.
City Council    Objects    to
Trust Co. Changing Map of City
���Completion of Bridge Urged
FAN-TAN STOPED:
CHIEF COMMENDED 24   IfllLlS   IAX
ON REAL ESTATE
The government proposal to subsidise the C.N.It. was the subject of a
letter which the I'tiion of Canadian
.Municipalities will take some action
on and which may react upon the exemption of taxation which the railway (enjoys.
The letter was from the Winnipeg
< ity solicitor, a copy of which was
considered last night at the city council and remitted to lhe finance committee for report.
It suggests that as the C.N.K. Is demanding certain concessions from the
government before granting these
concessions the municipalities should
be protected as to the payment of
taxes which the CNR. is evading or
avoiding.
As an instance local improvements
should not be handicapped by tax
exemption  of railway  property,
"The public is suffering the burden
of railway exemption sufficiently now
without being called upon, not only
to subsidise Macki nils and Mann, but
also to save them from taxation, par
tlcularly  local  Improvement    taxes."
This concluded  tbe  letter.
Would Amend New Map.
On behalf of the finance committee
Alderman Kellington submitted the:
Inllflwliig report.
That S. S. MoDlarmid of Cleveland
and Cameron, be asked to attend B
meeting of the executive council at
Valeria on Thursday, May 21, held
lor the purpose of considering lhe ap
plication nt' lhe Dominion Trust company to amend the new map of the
City oi New Westminster by changing the easterly boundary and that
lbe council be represented hy tin-
mayor
The prospect of facing a jail sentence Instead of customary fines handed out to the Chinese gamblers was
the cause of a sudden stoppage of fan-
taii operations in the west end, according to a report of Chief Hradshaw
made to the police commissioners yesterday morning.
No raids weTe carried out before
such an order of things was established, a personal visit made by the
I chief to the keepers of such dens at
j the Instigation of the commission being responsible for a depression In
Dominion | the money exchange in the Oriental
quarter.
Chief Hradshaw drew attention to
the wretched condition of the city
jail   and  the  lack  of accommodation
for prisoners,
Following his report the chief was
the recipient of a resolution of commendation from the board of commissioners.
fOREST FIRE PERMITS
MAY BE REQUIRED
Burnaby Council Would Guard Against
Possibility of Forest Fires���License Fee Bylaw.
Real Estate Assessment Bylaw Passes Preliminary
Reading.
Specifications As To    Allocation    To
Various Funds���Discount Allowed for Early Payments.
The  delegation   be     instructed     ti
Bl  Ongly object n.i  behalf of the collll-
< li io the reopening rrom time to
time these plans, as all property owners were given plenty ol opportunity
in the court of appeal, presided over
by H. I.. Edmonds, wlu> whs appointed
by   Ihe   government   to   he-eir   any   ob-
Jectlon against the map, as drawn up i
bj   Cleveland   and     Cameron,    who
made  the  Bpeclal  survey of  tho city, !
The   committee   considers   this   as ;
:i    precedent   and    tho   government
should  be  called   upon   to  make ar-
rangements wuereby anyone desiring I
tn   amend   the   map,   which   was   pre- j
pared In a-eaordance with the special '
survey  act, should  depeisit  with  their
application a sufficient sum  to COver
all  < xpenses  incurred  by  tin- city  in
connection with same.
The report   was adopted.
After the G. N. Bridge.
McQuarrie, Martin and Cassidy, city
solicitors, wrote endorsing copy ot a
letter which bad been forwarded to
tbe railway commission regarding the
ax ten tion of tbe tram car from Sapperton along the North road. The
letter urged the commission to issue
ordiT compelling Ihe (
The question whether a municipality has the legal right to enact legislation covering forest fires was discussed by the Hurnaby council last night.
following the reading of a communication fiom the engineer stating that a
forest fire at Alta Vista had threatened considerable damage Under a new
ruling by tbe forestry branch, the
residents of Delta, South Vancouver.
Point drey and Hurnaby are exempt,
rrom being compelled to take out permits. Mr. Macpherson suggested that
a bylaw be drafted to allow the Issuance of permits hy the municipality.
The matter was lett over for further
consideration.
A request from the school board for
16000 as ordinary expenses was granted
Two communications from the Kdmonds District Itatepayers' association, the first  protesting against any
JACK KONG TRIAL
ATTRACTS WOMEN
Police Called  to  Preserve
Order   Before  Court
Opens.
ALLEGED THIEVES
FEAR OFFICER'S GUN
Alleged Murderer of Mrs. Millard Being Tried for His Life at Vancouver���Sensational Case.
Vancouver. May LS. With every
seat in the court room taken up and
fashionably dressed women carrying
noonday lunches found mingling in
tbe audience, the trial of Jack Kong,
alleged murderer of Mrs. C. Millard,
commenced before the honorable Mr.
Justice Gregory In assize court this
morning. Dong before tlie hour set
for the trial the doors leading to the
court room began to be crowded and
the efforts of several policemen had
to be called into use to preserve order.
Kong, who is a Chinese schoolboy,
'was employed at the Millard home as
a servant and during the absence of
Mr. Millard iu Victoria on March 31,
Is alleged to have had some words
with Mrs. Millard regarding his work,
Twenty-four millB on the dollar Is
the tax embodied In the real estate
bylaw, which passed its preliminary
readings in the city council last night
and will be formerly passed next
Tuesday.
The taxation will he allocated as
follows:
To provide for sinking fund and
Interest on debentures Issued by the
corporation, and outstanding, 17 mills
and 90-lOinhs of a mill on the dollar.
less four mills and 50-lOOths of a mill
received   from  water and  light.
To provide for the payment of charges for school purposes 5 mills on
the dollar.
To provide a general revenue for
Lhe use of the corporation for the
year 11114, B mills and 60-100ths of a
mill on  the dollar. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
A  discount or  reduction    of    one-1 and   followed   up  with  an   attack  on
After a wild chase through brushwood, Police CotiBtable Senior of the
Hurnaby force stationed at Burnet,
captured two men alleged to have
stolen a considerable quantity of copper wire from the II.C.K.R.
The two men, John Tarn and James
Walter, were placed under arrest at
the point of a revolver and brought
to Kelmonds last night. They will
have a hearing before Magistrate I
lleatty in police court this morning. '
although a remand will probably be
granted until Wednesday.
While on his rounds Constable Senior came across the two mem. It Is
alleged, while in the act of burning
the insulation from the copper wires
which they are supposed lo have obtained by climbing the poles of the
power company.
Upon Beelng Senior, the men made
a dash into the timber and were only
cornered after a hard chase. Two
bags full of copper wire were discovered at the point where the men were
surprised and will be used as evidence.
OIL PROSPECTS
LOOK BRIGHTER
No Abatement  in  Excitement at Calgary Over
Discovery.
Hundreds of Brokers Open Offices-
More Thsn Fifty New Companies
Being Organised.
LEPER ESCAPES
FROM QUARANTINE
sixth of the amount paid will be allowed on all taxes levied under thl��
bylaw if the same be paid to the collector on or before the 16th, day of
August 1914. Ten per cent, of the
amount paid, if paid on or before the
16th day of September 1914; but no
discount or reduction will be allowed
on  arrears.
her. It Is alleged by the prosecution
lhat Kong slew Mrs. Millard with *n
axe and that fearing detection Kong
Is then supposed to have dismembered the body and built a big fire In
the furnace where he cremated the
remains
John   R.   Early   Leaves   Confinement
and  Was  Seen  Last  Saturday
in Victoria.
Calgary, May 18 -There is no abatement in the oil excitement. The Dingman well gushes at least once a day,
an oily substance that burns has been
cut into in the bottom of the Mc
Dougall-Segur, and the Mammoth has
opened a pocket of wet gas. Practically all of the other wells now drilling are showing up well, although
none of them have been drilled deep
enough to show anything material.
The stock buying of Saturday was
repeated today. There may have been
a few teas shares sold, but they were
higher in price and probably more
memey changed hands. Many of the
stocks are being freely taken at prices
several timeB ln advance of subscription. Tbe city is full of strangers and
business is feeling the effects of the
lessening money and restoration ot
confidence.
Not less than 100 new brokerage offices were opened today. Every available foot of space In the more desirable section of the shopping district
aped 1 bas been quickly snapped up and the
1 oil  brokers are  crying  for  more of-
SUBMIT TOLLS
TO ARBITRATION
Seattle, May 18.���John R. Early, the
leper whose case attracted widespread
attention   a   few   years   ago,   esci
  from   the   Diamond   Head   quarantine 1 V."'*""*X*,''"^'~,""'���*"���; ,:~*   rz"r  ".
^^^^^^���^^^^-^������Mmmmmmmmm*.       i f'ce room.   The front of the oldest and
A few days after being arrested station near Port Townsend where he I most exclusive Jewelry steire in the
Kong is said to have made a complete has been confined under the care of I city was transformed Into a broker's
confession to the police of the mur- the United States public health Ber- office this afternoon,
der but later reports have him deny- Vice, Friday and Is still at large. News I The Dingman well Is spouting about
ing the accuracy of bucIi a document. 0f his escape was received today by once a day. In fact on no day since
claiming that it was made under IDr. Eugene Helley, state health com It waa brought in has It tailed to gush,
threats of bodily harm. missioner.     Early   was   last   seen   in   The expulsion lasts only a short time,
At the time of the  murder feeling   Victoria,  B.C.,  last  Saturday.     He  is  after which the oil recedes to its uor-
ran high  against the Chinese,  scores   believed to have crossed the strait of   mal level, about 2500 feet.
j of the Orientals being dismissed from   jUan de Fuca in a launch  from  the ��--".-- ����� ...���
the   residential   section   where     they   quarantine  station  near  Port Towns-
were employed as servants, while on   end and to have been waiting in Victoria for an opportunity to return to
contemplated raise In the assessment
arid the either protesting against the
employment of non-rcsldcnts, were re-
celved and ordered  flle-d.
An amendment to the trades license
bylaw which will exempt small tradesman from paying a license fee. was
given  first arid  second  readings
The  next  meeting  will   he  held
Tuesday, May -ii.
on
tX-CONSTABLE REID
KILLED IN PRISON
Officer Who Assisted John Krafchenko
to  Escape  Fatally  Injured���Another   Prisoner   Killed.
1111
^^^ .   N7   K.  to
proceed with their bridge across the
North with a time limit for its commencement and completion. This In
the event of the commission not sit-
'ing In Vancouver this spring. Should
there be a sitting the matter could
be thrashed out there.
Tlie letter was filed. I
The report of Inspector MoCaul on | ',-���   ��� ,,
the O.N.It. station at New Westmln-1 "���"���* *n'' hls connection
ster, seems to have awakened the O.
N R. officials to the fact that the city
means business. Their Vancouver
solicitors, MoNeil and Co., wrote' asking that the matter stand over until
McNeil   returned   trom   England
Stony Mountain, Man.. May IS.-A
ratal accident occurred here today at
4:15 p.m. when ex-Constable Held,
and Convict Hawkins were fatally injured by the falling of a scantling upon which they were working ns carpenters In the building of the new
watch tower on the northwest corner
of the prison wall. The Injured men
died at 9:30 tonight, lteiel is the constable who was sentenced to seven
Imprisonment  in  the penlten-
with   the
Mr.
June   1   as   the
possible
the
Growing Sentiment in IJ. S.
Senate as Time to Vote
Draws Near.
Vote  on  Tha  SHI   May  Be   Delayed  Ae
Number of Senstors Give Notice
of  Speaking  on  Measure.
Washington, May 18.���With the ca- j
mil tolls exemption controversy near
ing a vole, sentiment in the senate
is growing In favor of an effort to
substitute for the pending bill a resolution which would provide for the
submission of the dispute between
the United States and Great Hritain
to an International tribunal
Although senators who have' discuss
ed this proposal are not sure It wil'
prevail when time for a vote arrives,
they assert many of their colleague ������
are willing to adopt this course.
Senator O'Gorinau. leader of the
forces fighting repeal will not consent to arbitration it was said tonight
nnd the proposal will undoubtedly
meet with vigorous opposition among
senators on both sides of the Issue.
It was pointed out. however, that
before the hoUBe passed the repeal
bill the president was willing the
question should be settled by arbitration.
During the day three senators added their voices to those who see in
arbitration the best way out ot the
difficulty. Senator Sutherland asserted that arbitration was the one
   to settle the    dispute.    Senator
the streets several are said to have
been badly used up by infuriated
white men.
The case is exciting unusual attention and during its progress, which
will run over three days, the court
room will be crowded by morbid spec
���lators.
Alex Henderson. K. ('., assisted by
J. A. Kussell is conducting the de-
tense, whlln A. Durbar Taylor. K. C.
Is acting as crown prosecutor.
HEAVY EINf IMPOSED
EOR LAND FRAUD
Charged $150 to Locate Men on Land
They Claimed to Control���Made
a   Confession.
it
rise
mentioning
date.
The   mayor   pointed   euit   that
ease was In the hands of the railway
eemmissioti as far as he knew.
The aldermen showed scant consideration for the company whose mala
fides in these transactions has become almost proverbial and a reply
was ordered to be sent thai the mat-
ler was in the hands of the commissioners.
The report of the- building inspector
mid fire chief recommending the refusal of a permit for a proposed ad-
elitlon to the house of Mrs. Demiiny.
Agnes street, on the ground that
was within the fire limits, gavi
to a lengthy discussion.
The council was equally divided to
support the report and to refer it to
a special meeting of the council.
Finally the mayor gave his casting
vote for the special meeting.
A number of communications were
ri milled   to   tho   various  committees |
to which they appertained for report. ]
PROSPECTS   AT   PITT   MEADOWS;
vv. Rennie, or Rennie and company,
whn hold some tiToil ucnes of land in
Pitt Meadows, was In tlie city yesterday. The Rennie firm waB instru
���iientnl in delaying the election for the
cape of John K.afchonko from the
Winnipeg jail. Convict Hawkins is a
70 \e-ai man who last summer escaped
trom the penitentiary only to be cap-
iurei1   lhe  same afternoon.
Raid   had   both   legs  and   one   arm
broken bi'fides internal injuries while'
Hawkins   iad one arm broken aud in- i desirable
juries to the chest caused by thei fall- 8ubmlg8lon  to arbitration
Ing of a heavy timber upon it. When  lntrodUced DV aenfttor   Norr-8
picked up the two convicts screamed (,mno      for 0,)ns*lrtol,ltion betore
With   pain   and   Hawkins   yelled   for       v0.p ()n   h ft] [t8e,( ls demand
water, which he drank In great gulps.      ,
Raid, however, on account of his in-       Repub,ican8 Favor Arbitration.
Ilines COUld  ���v.-.a^eB' r _   .
were taken to the prison hospital and
attended by Prison Surgeon McGulre
Portland, May 18.���O. E. Gross, one
of five men indicted by the federal,
grand jury on Feb. 28 last, on charges
of mis-use of the mails in furthering
a scheme to exploit fraudulent locations on the Oregon and California
land grant, pleaded guilty in the United States district court today, and
was sentenced to serve 30 days in jail
and pay a fine of $1000.
Gross lias made a full confession to
United States District Attorney C. K.
Reames. The four men indicted with
him are L, C. Miller, Norman D. Cook,
J. N. Logan and C. A. Severance. Cook
lives in San Francisco and is awaiting removal proceedings. He is named
as defendant  in  several  indictments.
  .Logan   is   in   ja-il   here.     Miller,   the
would I principal, according to the authorities
Tacoma, his former home. Early's
wife obtained a divorce in Tacoma
soon after his commitment to Diamond Head, remarried and is living
near  Tacoma.
Early, who contracted leprosy while
serving with the United States army
in the Phillipines in 1903, first came
into public notice In 1308 when the
health authorities of Washington. D.O.
pronounced him a leper. A bitter controversy arose over his case, scientists
disagreeing concerning the nature of
his disease-. In 1911 he settled on a
small farm near Tacoma and a year
later was pronounced a leper and removed to Diamond Head.
At the quarantine station he was
placed in charge of two other lepers.
one of them, Domlnig Pittori, escaped
a year ago. made his way across the
continent and found refuge in Italy
without   being   captured.
Early's escape rrom Diamond Head
was not discovered until Saturday evening when it was repeirted to Dr.
Baylis Hearle. United States surgeon
at Port Townsend. The manner of
his escape is not known. Some of the
attendants at the station believe Early
will endeavor to make his way across
Canada and go to New York where he!
lived several years ago
SHOT MEXICAN BOY
IN REVOLVER DUEL
Williams   announced   that   he   would I principal, accornmg m wo ou.^w.	
gladly vote for arbitration. ��.id Sena-   has not yet been apprehended, nor has
tor Works agreed that this plan was   Severance.    Search for both is being
A resolution providing for I made.
has been I The men are alleged to have exacted
and I payments of $17>0 each from a large
number of persons whom they agreed
to locate em claims of forfeited lauds
of the Oregon and California railroad
company, alleging they were acting
as agents of the Southern Pacific company, which they said reulizi el that
it was about to lose the lands.
Sensational   Street   Fight  in   Douglas.
Ariz.���Ten   Shots  Are   Exchanged.
Another Promising Well.
The strike at the McDoujtall-Segur
occurred some time yesterday. The
substance brought up In the baler is ,
black and greasy and burns, lt is
similar to a substance which was encountered in the Dingman well about
six weeks ago.
The McDougall-Segur is about 12
miles north and west of the Dingman
well and if It should be brought in it
would determine that the district is a
large one.
Fourteen standard drilling outfits
were ordered by telegraph today.
The management of the Dingman
well, at a meeting of the board of directors today, decided to make an el-
fort to pump the well dry enough to
permit of the resumption of drilling.
It is believed that a much larger flow
could be obtained if the oil sands were
penetrated    a few feet further.
More than 50 new companies are
said to be"in process of organization.
Half a dozen new ones make their ap-
pearance every day. The beautiful
weather permits outdoor trading and
many brokerage offices are little more
than a desk on the sidewalk.
Lethbridge Has the Fever.
I.ethbrldge, Alta., May 18.���The oil
fever has spread to Lethbridge and
the land office was crowded today with
seekers after oil leases in the expectation that drilling will he all over the
south. Among the number was a motor party from Macleod who filed on
leases in the Mud lake district north
of here.
WILL VISIT SEATTLE
TO INSPECT MAN-HOLE
Hoped That a Big Saving Can Be Effected in Construction cf the
Sapperton Sewer.
and   the   prison   warden  also  sent  to I
Dr.  Moody.    Hoth  men
time at 9:30 to-
Witinipeg  lor
ilieel about the same
night.
_^^^^^^^^^^   his In
not drink the water. They; 0n7-"'it7publican side today it de
velopeo that Senators Itoot and Lodge
as well as others, who are prominent
in  the  fight,  for  repeal,  would  favor
arbitration.
A two-thirds vote of the senate
would be required to pass an arbitration resolution. Those opposed to the
idea pointed out that arbitration
would mean a long delay, and ln the
meantime the canal would be opened
and operated and many complications
would arise.
No effort apparently has been made
nn the Democratic side to sound out
senitors on the plan.
Democratic leaders who expected a
The board of works committee re-
ennimi'iided to the city council last
night lhat the chairman and city en-
er be instructed to go to Seattle
to  inspect  a  new   form  of  concrete
ADVICE  TO  AUTOISTS
GOING TO  MISSION
Autolsts desiring to go to Mission,
on the south side of the Fraser river I
are  advised   to  take    the    following
route:
After leaving the Pitt river ferry
follow the Dewelney trunk road until
behind Port Haney, then turn down
to the C. P, It. station at Haney and
thence follow the road parallel to the
C. P. R, to Albion. Whonnock. Ruskiii
ind across the Stave river at the
bridge three' miles from the mouth
;if the Stave iiver. from there to Sil-
verdale anel em to Mission. From
Haney to Mission the Dewelney Trunk
road is not In the best conditions for
SETTLERS OPTIMISTIC.
New Comers Around Steelhead Feeling
Good Over Prospects.
A number of settlers who home-
steade'd during the land rush last year
when the government threw open locations, are busy clearing and erecting their homes at Steelhead, about
seven miles from Mission. The homesteaders are optimistic as to their
prospects. A few of them are getting out shingle bolts. It is understood that the Stoltz shingle mill has
llouglas, Ariz.. May 18. In a revolver duel In the Liisiness section of
Douglas, Keiuardo Soto, a Mexican,
24 years old, was shot and probably
1'ata.ly wounded today by Luke Short.
a mounted inspector.
Short attempted to a:rest Soto who
was riding on 8 wagon.    The Mexican I Sins
opened  fire  on   the  officer  from   bisI to" 1���.    _   	
seat and then jumped to the ground block manhole, which is much cheap
using the wagon as a breast works, er in construction than the ordinary
Short dismounted and fire'd from be- manhole now In use. It these man-
hind  his horse. holes are satisfactory a  considerable
After
Soto  ran
through
a store,
gave   hi
pending an in
vote on the repeal bill next Monday i ��~����  -          a��aa����eeee_^_,
learned  today  lhat   chances   for  this I resolved to put In a flume rrom Steel
realized    were
growing
of
head  to  Stave  river    to    shoot  the
shingle bolts down.    One firm has a
hope  being       ^^^^^^^^^^
thin      Senator  Jones  gave   notice  uii- o���      -      	
,eak em the  repeal   contract for 150.000 reel of lumber_for | tja, attraction
the construe
A   SCENIC   HIGHWAY.
  i adoption of
New  Road from Port Moody  to Van-1 there   were
couver  Nearly  Finished. | m the Sap-
The new road from Port Moody to $100 each, li' these new mocss were
Alicevil'.e, part ot the highway to; found satisfactory a saving of 30 per
Vancouver, is making rapid progress cent, could he effected. They have
consistent  with  careful  and  substan- been  largely used in Seattle and the
---  ���'��������>  ina tn sep for themselves    The
concrete pipes.
Alderman Dodd,    in    moving
the recommendation, said
about  seventy   manholes
n the Sapperton sewer costing about
these new blocks were
reei | his intention to spe
bill  on  that  day  and  it  was under- ! tne eonsmictton of the flume and Is I  eryl^on ot the government road In
^���      ight  not j bringing the  lumber    from    Mission  gnootor for Dewdney, R. F. Bronson
'City. '     - -     * *-'������
tood  that other  senators  mi
decide to speak before Monday.
'
Pitt Meadows ow- j autos.
, in w municipality of
ing to the firm's objection to enter
into the new corporation, deeming it
premature as regards the company's
holdings, Mr, Renhte reports things
looking well In his section of Pitt
Meadows. The big ditching machine
is kept busy excavating and before
fall people will he able to drive in
from the Dewelney trunk read north
to the  Harris mad.
Hundreds  of   Immigrants   Arrive.
Winnipeg,     May     IS.    Immigrants | "-
rrom the steamship Calgnrian arrived | tt
in   Winnipeg  on   three   trains   today, j -''*
Most   of  the  newcomers   are   Iiritish | t>
nnd are bound for the west,   ln all 467> | ���;;*
passengers reached the city from the j ������::������
that  there  will   Calgarian and of this number only a  '���!'*
Immediate fu- few   vmiitned in Winnipeg.   Tomor- |#
would   be   row's   arrivals   include'    125     British   ���'.';���
liev.igh  to send out  the  news   from the Uiurentic and  190  Russians I ft
it definitely aetled, and 125 Hungarians from the Armenia. 10
grade
No  Election Decided.
Toronto.   May   18.    According   to   a
satement made by sir .lames Whitney
today   to  the  press,  the  government
has not?, decided yet
be an election In the
ture.    He  added  that h
ready
once he had
WEATHER  REPORT.
Lower   Mainland   and    New
Westminster:
prate  winds;
with statlouai
perature.
'.'!  ���'.':��� i> v>  "ft  rf
Light   to  mod-
gen'-rnllv     fair,
. lic higher tem-
���"- =��< ���;:* *k= *:t 11
under thp sii-|idea was to see tor themse
recommendation was approved.
Gilley   Brothers  were  awarded  the
NextI contract tor cement    for   the   Glen
bridge  Brook sewer at $2.39 per barrel.
feet;     11.   T.   Kirk's   tende-r   for   nails     at
i $2.80 per keg,  was accepted.
The award of the contract for steel
material was referred to the board
of works. The following were the
eight tenderers, each of whom attached conditions of delivery:
B.  C.  Equipment  company.   Vulcan
llshing a  scenic  roum <..!...���   e    , Iron   Works,   H.   T.   Kirk.  Knight   &
Burrard Inlet of great beauty, as it is ; Co.. O'Neil & Co.. Anderson & l.usby,
terraced     high    above  "*"   ���*""���'
nty e-r shade.
and Is about three miles long
week   the   two  decker  trestle
will be commenced.   It will be t
high and about 700 feet long
The rend is almost of railway
no grade being more than -1 pen' cent.
When the road is completed it will
do away  with  the old low   tortuous
of communication between  Port
I line
besides estab-i
I Moody and Vancouver.
scenic route along  part ot
the  bay
ith
Drummorid &
Partners.
McCall.    Mouchcll    &
���', PAGE TWO
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
TUESDAY.  MAY.  19,  1914.
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Columbia. ROBB Sl'THKTlLANU.  Managing Director.
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TUESDAY MORNING, MAY 19, 19.14.
Jesse Scruttun. who recently resign- j
ed   the   position   of  acting   managing
editor of the Mail-Herald. Revelstoke, I
left on a trip east Saturday.
���    ���    ��
Rev. A. 15. Lane was ordained to the j
priesthood  by   Right   Rev.   A.   D.  De-!
l'encler. Rishop of New Westminster
at  Christ church. Cranbrook on Sunday.
��    ���    ���
A tire which devastated one half of
Stewart's business section st irted
Trom an unknown cause in the Northern hotel at *.':30 last Thursday morning.
METHODIST CHURCH
DISTRICT APPOINTMENTS
First  Draft of  Pastors Who  Will  Occupy Pulpits in New Westminster
and Surrounding Municipalities
MOVING THE MARKET.
The proposal to move the city market from its present
location to a new site at the foot of Tenth street to make
room for the C. N. R. and harbor improvement work on
that portion of the waterfront should receive serious consideration from the city council before any action is taken.    (.ol flavlIl of Baynea lake is acting
The present location of the market is an ideal one and��� as interpreter m the trial ot Manom-
,,       .      .-F .���        ��� ��� .       ,   .      xt nr j.u    *. ' nietl Khan lor murder at Fernie.   The
the institution is so important to New Westminster that lrua is proceeding Biowiy and it de-
nothing should be done to impair its usefulness in the
smallest measure or give it even a temporary setback.
Every possible condition of the present and future should
be taken into consideration, every circumstance of business and transportation by lami and water should be care-1 i
A long tour by motor cycle, during
which it is expected 20011 miles will be
covered, is contemplated by B. Scott
McGregor and H. R, Cramer of Nelson
The-y expe-ct to leave toward the end
01 this month.
veleiped  in  the evidence that  the accused was an opium fiend.
���    ���    ���
News reached  Merritt last week of
the death of  Vlcteir  Vuight, who was
well known in Merritt, having during
he
past year und this season driven
fully "weighed "before a move is made to change the market I ^i*"tt.t MS be"
and if there is the shadow of a doubt as to the wisdom of;
such a change, the market should remain where it is notwithstanding railroads und harbor improvement, important as they assuredly are.
Up in Nelson they're already beginning to keep tab
���n the "hottest day of the season.''
Richard Margraves of Oyster river,
Vancouver island, provincial road foreman for 17' years, was shot and killed
last Wednesday at Oyster river. Robt.
Suttie, a member of Margraves' road
gang for the past seven years, is now
under arrest.
A Spokane walking artist earned $500 by hoofing
it from the capital of the inland empire to Prince Rupert
in less than sixty days. Knowing this part of the world
as we do, most of us will agree that the cross-country perambulator earned the coin.
The whole of the electoral district
Of Cowichan. where there ls an outbreak of rabies, has been proclaimed
as an area for the exercise of the usual
precautions. Both federal and provincial authorities are endeavoring to
stamp out the disease.
The British Columbia Methodist
conference, which has been in session
at Kamloops, has just issued the
j first list of appointments to churches
i throughout the province. These are
I Mibject to change, but It is not expect-
! ed there will be many alterations made
in the list.
;    Tne   charges   announced   for   New-
Westminster district and surrounding
! municipalities are as follows:
Heaconsfleld    David W. Scott.
Ceillingwood Kast���K. Wesley Mor-
jgan. H.A., B.I).
North Burnaby -To be supplied,
! under the superindence of Grand-
| view*.
|    North   Vancouver-Howard   A.   Be-
; land.
I.ynn Valley���To be supplied.
west   Vancouver  and   Lonsdale���
I To be supplied under superintendence
! of North Vancouver.
Maple Ridge John I'ye. Hammond
��� P. O.
i      Mission   City    William   P.   Kwing.
i B   D.
Agassis���'Henry S. Hastings.
J. S. Weir.
Westminster District.
New Westminster (Queen's Avenue)���-Wesley w. Abbott, H.A., B.D.,
| John P. Bo vi* ell, superannuated (Para).
j William A. CUford, M.A.. B.D., per-
j mitte<l to pursue postgraduate work.
Edwin M. Burwash, M.A.. B.D., left
| without a station at his own request
Columbian College���Albert  M. San-
Iowa Lumber &
Timber Co., Ltd.
BUSINESS  DIRECTORY
AUDITOR   AND   ACCOUNTANT
II. J. A. BURNETT, AUDITOR AND
Accountant. Tele-phone KI4 7. Room
22   Hurt   Block.
r   II  Bmltb. W. J. eirovi-i.
Al'Iii rents AM> ACCOUNTANTS.
Work   undertaken   lu    citv    and  optflMf
(mints,    211-1-  Westminster Trum Bid*.
Phone 304.    P. ��>. Ilex r,o?.
FRATERNAL.
L.O.O.M.. NO.854-MEETS ON FIRST
and third TueHilay In each month
at S p.m. In the Labor Temple. A .1
Christmas, Dictator; W. J. Groves,
secretary.
L.O.O.M..   Nel   164���MEETS   ON    VlHafi'
ami third Tuesday In e-iieti month m |
p.m. in tin- 1-abor Temple. Duvid
Boyle, Dictator; W. J. Groves, Secretary.
Mexico is a wealthy country going to waste, says a
man recently returned from there. The popular idea
seemed to be that it was going to the dogs.
Gi ,   it     ., ,   ��� . ! son of Revelstoke, was gored to death
tovernment fruit pest inspectors are trying to run; on Sunday last by a cow, the property-
down the "tent caterpillar" on Lulu island.   The crawler^' Julius t'*-shat0*   LThe l'-��me cow
���il j.-l j iii t       also attacked Mr. Matheson s horse on
with the canvas-covered name must have been spreading the following day. orders have been
himself. ! given for this ferocious bovine to be
; dehorned.
The minister of public works for the province says
the mining industry is on a sound basis. Well, that sounds
all right���quick nurse with the anaesthetic.
Over in Scotland they're going to celebrate the anniversary of the birth of the man who invented logarithms.
There's many a school pupil who won't look on that idea
with much favor.
ford, B.A., n.n��� principal; Albert B.
Hetherignton, B.A., D.D., professor of
Old Testament, Exegesi and Literature
New   Westminster   (Sixth   Avenue)
 i-YVm. S. A. Crux, B.A., 1303 Seventh
��� *    * i avenue.    Homer Brown, B.A., mlssion-
The  cherry,  plum,   pear  and  early I ary in China.
i.pple blossoms around Mirror Lake! New Westminster (South)���To be
are showing up gorgeously at present: supplied.
���ind the prospects so far are for a' New Westminster (Chinese Mis-
bumper crop of these fruits. Straw-1 sion)���Lay Evangelist (Chan Yu Tan).
berries have come through the winter j New Westminster (Japanese Mis-
well anel are promising a large crop. ] slon)-Lay Evangelist (V. Akagawa).
��� ��    ��� Coquitlam���To be supplied.
A horse belonging to Jack Header-      East Burnaby���Wm. O. Frank.
Jubilee���Tjos.   H.   Wright.
I.miner    C.   Wellesley   Whlttaker.
White Rook���B. Hedley Baldersttm.
IJ. A.
Port   Mann   anel   Barnston   Island -
To be supplied.
Cloverdale���To be supplied.
Langley -Henry Wilson (Milner
P. O.I. Allan K. Sharp, left without a
station  at his own  request.
Abbotsford���To be supplied.
Sumas���To be supplied.
Carman���Geo, B. Ridland (Sardis).
James H. White. D.O., superintendent
of missions (Sardis).
Coqualeetza Institute���Oeo. H. Ra-
ley principal.
Lower Eraser (Indian Mission)���To
When you are ready to re-
shinglc your house call or
'phone us for Special Prices
on XXXXX Shingles. These
are a little thicker than
XXX and will last longer.
TOM
The 23rd annual celebration of Empire day at Kaslo will reach high water mark when it comes off on May
25, The Foresters will bring from
Nelson all the Liasookin will hold. A
$60 cup will be contested for in a
tussle for the pigskin between Klondel
and  Nelson.
���    ���    *
The   police   of   Fernie   captured   a
gentleman of leisure travelling on the ' be supplied under the superintendent
Canary has proved that one of the best fertilizers ftw/iJoW^wJgp ^Sfc��wwn?sTer
a crop of money is oil
iind end of a baggage car on the
flyer on Tuesday night. He was fully
louipped with a  Browning automatic
1. i). O. P. AMITY LOOOB NO. 27���THE
regular meeting of Amity Lodge, No
21, I. e). (i R. In held every Monday
nl-rbi nt x o'clock In Odd (Tallows' H.iii,
corner Carnarvon and Eighth Streets!
Visiting brethren cordially Invited
ll. w. Bat-rater. N.0.; J. L. Wktsonl
v.e:.; \v e- Coatham, P.O., recording
secretary; j. vV. McDonald, flnanclui
mi retaj-y.
FUNERAL   DIRECTORS.
XV. E. KALES A e-O., 612-018 AGNES
street. iipiHinlte I'liriH-gle library. Most
up-to-date, funeral parlors in ths oh v.
Sputa I Ihis In Shipping. Lndy assistant
In attendance. Always open. Day phono
I.e..   night   phone-   81.
s HnWrl.l. (SUCCESSOR To CBN-
ter A nannai Ltd.)���Puberal director**,
and embalrnerg, Purlers 4ij.r�� Columbia
���trset, New   Westminster.    Phone lis.
BOARD OF TRADE.
HiiAltli nt* TRADE- -NBW WESTMIN-
ster Board uf Trade meets in the board
renin, e'ity Hull, us follows : Third Friday of ��� ach month. Annual meeting-*
on tin- third Friday ot February. C H
Stuart Wad", secretary.
PROFESSIONAL.
Reckoning from the result of the recent reeveship
election in South Vancouver. Gold isn't as much sought
after in that municipality as it is in some other places.
Winston Churchill has been looping the loop in a
monoplane. The figures he cut in the air will not be a
patch to the stunts the Unionists will put him through if
they ever get properly to him.
i jailed htm for two months.
.    .    .
A request from employees of the
1 Potest   mills   company   in   the   south
district that a doctor be stationed at
Arrowhead, was left over for decision
j pending definite information as to the
' scope of activities in the district, so
: far as the C. P. R. Lumber company's
operations were concerned during the
present summer.
of Coqualeetza Institute
Chilliwack���Arthur E. Roberts,
Frank B. Stncey. H.A., superannuated.
Cheam��� Wm. Quigley, BA.
Hope*���To be  supplied.
Members in British Columbia not
elsewhere enrolled���Superintendent of
Missions.
Charles  F.   Watson.
Mark  Fyke.
Alfred  E.  Redman.
Henry E. Horton.
TIDE TABLE���FRASER   RIVER.     I
For the Week Ending Sunday, May 24 ���
Inspection   of   the   cadet   corps   by
Mnjot W. H. Belson of the 16th Light
 i Horse, Victoria, took place    on    the,
  j Uhletlc grounds,  Kaslo on Thursday, ;
t, . .,      ,.,,. , ,       ., ,     The  bleachers  wera  filled  by  ladles,;
It was eminently iitting that a canon should preach' who had a son or brother m the ranks
to the 104th on the occasion of the regiment's first church | fJ^i^X���. *Z a'nuS S! 20
parade.
IS
19
.heir natty uniforms and a number
prominent men were present.
An ,'   . ,i     ,  .��� ,., Harry Edwards, proprietor of the
German scientists says that if you want to live long: hotel at wyciiffe, met with a serious
you've got to sleep a lot.   That mav be all right in Ger-; accident last week   He was driving
if.  ,    ie \    ,, .     ., . J , .-i"1- VJ*'"L      1 P-,rty of men up to camp and the rig
many, but to live at all in this country you ve got to get up! upset, throwing them out. Mr. Edwards
earlv and often stay up late. ; !ii'1��i lo tlle iri"s an(1 wa:-i dragged by
���-*     * ���,.���  frightened   horses  for  some  dis-
  j tance, bruising his face badly and in-
Ici-ing a blood vessel In his neck.
22
24
Westminster.
Time.
High.    Low.
1:45    ��: 55
14:10 20:30
2:15 10:55
15:35 21:05
2:45 11:40
16:40 21:60
3:15 12:25
17:30 22:30
3:35 13:10
18:15 23:15
3:55 13:45
19:00 23:50
4:20 14:15
10:40
Sand Heads.
High. Low.
Time. Ht. Time. Ht.
0:43 12.4    8:10    6.1
13.09    S.l 18:17
1:16 12.1    8:42
14.33    8.8 19:20
1:46 11.9    9:11
16:38    9.6 20:19
2:13 11.7    9:38
16:31 10.4 21:11
2:36 11.6 10:04
17:16 11.0 21:56
2:57 11.5 10:31
17:57 11.6 22:3S
3:17 11.4 11:00
1S:37 12.0 23:19
5.8
5.0
6.8
4.1
7.5
3 2
8.2
2.5
S.S
1.9
9.4
1.4 I
9.8 i
FACTOR
In view of the industrial development in
Greater Vancouver, actual and in prospect, and
to the fact that in the
past many manufacturing plants have been
lost to the community
owing to the exorbitant
prices demanded for
land, your careful attention is invited to the
following:
The Coquitlam Terminal Company have for
sale to bona fide business concerns, manufacturing sites, all clear
and level, with trackage
and ample waterfront-
age at from twelve hundred and fifty dollars
per acre, also home sites
for employees at extremely low rates, with
excellent school facilities, city water, electric
light, etc. Address enquiries to
CORBOULD,  IlKANT &  Mo
COLL, BAB-
rlsHTs, Snlli'liiirs. etc.    40
New weitmlnster,   el. B,
Corbould,  K.
C.    J.   it.  Grant,    a.  e.
McColl.
ADAM SMITH JOHNSTON, BA.RRI8-
tir-nt-law. Solicitor, etc. Bollclter for
the Hank of Vancouver, Offices; Merchants' Bank Bulldlnff, Nam Westmln-
eter, B, C. Telephone No. Iu70. Cable
address ''Johnston.** Cods Western
Union.
\v
F. II
ANS
Kllltl".
BARRISTER.
Rl l-
Itur,
etc.,
Colllsl
er Iili
irk, oorm
r Co-
and
McKcnsli
streets,
VV
eatmlnstei
-, li. e'.
P, i).
Tele-
I'll
IIIH'
-144.
WHITESIDE, EDMONDS & WHITS-
sill. Barristers and Solicitor!, West-
mineter Trust Blk., Columbia street,
New Westmlniter, B, C. Cable addreii
"Wiiiti sliii-." Weatern t'nion. P. 0
Drawer 7on. Telephone fin. W, i
Whiteside, K. C.! H. L. Edinond:'. I'
Whiteside.
J. STIl.WEI.i. CLTJTE, BARRISTBR-
ai-law, solicitor, etc., comer Columbia
and McKensle street*, New Westminster, B. C,    l: t). llox 117.    Telophono
710,
J. P. HAMPTON BOLE, BARRISTER,
I'ulleltor arid Notary, Offices, Hsrl
Block,  I!  Lome stre-i't,  New  Westtn'ti-
HtlT.    11.   C,
MCQUARRIE, MARTIN & CASSADY,
Barristers ami Solicitors, iiij."> v> ijij
Westrotnatei Trust Block, ii. B. Martin,   W.   Q,   Me-ejuai lie.   and   deer-go   I,.
I 'ilHRuelv.
ITNOPSIS  i*E  COAL  MINING   REl
LATIONS
An eastern man arrested for bigamy says he's the
victim of aeon game.  There have been men who had only,   Three Russians,  names unknown,
one wife who have made that same remark���with empha- wh�� were captured at thetime-at the
���     . ' | hold-up of the Ne-w- Hazelton oaiiK six
sis too.
The
w a b
| weeks ago, were sentenced to 20 years
j each in the penitentiary at the I'rine-e
, .,    : kupert   assizes.     Two   other   robbers
3ayS   She   Was   quite : ...ore  killed  at  the  time and  anoth r
he thought she was iroinp; to starve to death ; diPd in th? hospital from^injuries n-
,���  nwonry      v* u iii im        leived at the time' of thu hold-up
in prison.   Now, how can anybody please a woman like header, win. got away with $1200
 H ] neve.- capture d.
1 ���    ���    ��
  I     A fatal aeicident whieh has attached
Triey do say that Huerta has a nice little fortune
stowed away for himself over in Paris. What probably
worries Huerta is how to get to Paris.
Nordica'r Body Coming Home.
Batavia, .May LS. The body Of Lillian Nordica was .shipped today on
board the- steamer Voncloon fe*r Singapore, rrom whie-li port it will be taken
to the United States.
A London militant suffragette
happy when
in prii
that'.'
The  K imloops  library
taken over by the V. W,
ll.lS
'. A.
been
TERMINAL
CO., LTD.
Granville Street,
Vancouver. B.C.
RUSSIA WANIS MORE
(HINfSE PRESENCE
to It moie than unual sadness, occur-1
red near French creek on Sunday, i
when John Lindsay, a teamster, aged
30, fell from the wagon on Which li" '
was ridiiiK, and was run over hy the
wagon and instantly killed. Lindsay's
1 that i-hi' hap no objecticn to the re-iwifp and small child had started from
j vision provided certain conditions are j iheir home in Alberta to Join Lindsay
be ! and instead of a happy reunion or the
COAL  MIN'IXe.  ilnlitH of  iii'   OOlldsicii
In  Manitoba,  Saskatchewan  and  Alberta,
the Vukun Territory, the Northwest Territories and in ie portion oi tha Province
j ur British Columbia, may be leased tor >i
! term of  twenty-one years at  an  annual
i rental nt $1 an sere. Not more than :.:���"��
i iLe'ii-M win be l. am d to one applicant.
Application  lor a  tease must  be  m ui"
li\   i.'h   applicant  In person to tho Agent
I ur Sub-Agent ul  the district In which  tlm
| rights applied  ten' are- situated.
In surveyed  territory  tin- land miisi   be
described   by  sections,  <>r  legal  sub-divisions nt  sections and In unsurveyed ter-
j liinrv the tract applied rnr shall be si.ik. ���!
out by the applicant himself.
Kaiii application must l��- accompanied
by a t.-f of $r, which will bi- refunded if
the rights applied for are not available,
but'not otherwise, A royalty shall i��-
paid mi  the  merchantable output  or ihi-
mili.   at   Un-   rati-  ut five  i-i-nls  per  l.in
Tho person operating tho mine shall
i rurnish the AK''"t with sworn returns
accounting fOT tho full quantity of merchantable e-eiat iiilm-il ami pay tho roy-
| ulty thereon. If the coal mining rights
are not being operated Buch returns nhoulil
be- furnished .11  Past  once a y-'iu*.
Tbe leaso will Include the coal mining
riKlus only, bin the lesseo will bei permitted t" purchase whatever available
surfae- right may bo considered necessary for the wnrkinK of the mine at the
rato ur $id an acre.
For full information application should
bo made lo thi' Secretary of the Depart,
ment "t the Interior, Ottawa, ur to any
Agent  ur Sub-Agent of  Dominion  Lands.
W,  W. CORY,
Hi puty Minim, i of the Interior
N B     Unauthorised publication  ur  this
������������������'l.si'iiu-itt will nut in- paid for.
No
Granting
Give
of   Bear's   Demands   Would
Him   Enoromus   Advan
tage Over Other Nations.
Peking, May 1<S. A most characteristic reply >*ns been received in Peking from the Russian Kovernment in
regard to the request made by the
Peking authorities .some; time ago for
the concurrence of Russia in a revision of Uie customs import tariff.
Under the Urga convention concluded some 18 months ago, Russia secured the privilege of importing her
goods duty fre'e Into outer Mongolia.
The efforts of St. Petersburg have evi-1
-dently been direx-ted ever since to se-1 Admiral Drury Dead.
curing an extension of this principle of j     London, May 18.���Admiral Sir Chns.
preferential treatment. I C. Drury died here today, aged 68. He
in .the present case China had re- Was born in Rothesay, N'.H., and en-
quested Russia's concurrence in a re- tered the British navy In 1S59. From
vision of the tariff to an effective 5 1903 to 19r*s he was second sea lord
per cent.    To this Russia has replied   ot   the admiralty.
>'- ated.     The   conditions     may
t r.i-t.y summarized as follows:
Firstly, the revision is not to affect
land frontier imports Into Manchuria*
Secondly, ���.-oexls sent to Manchuria
via Vladivostok from any pait of
China an- to pay duty according to
the coast trade rates.
Thirdly. China is to give an undertaking never to challengs Russia's
privilege of free Import into outer
Moneoliia secured under the Urga convention.
To any one whei knows the conditions ol Russian trade with china, it
is immediately evident that these eruditions, if granted, will secure to Russia enormous advantage over other
nations. Russia has practically no
coastwise trade with China, all trade-
belli--; carried on over land, The significance, therefore, cf the exemption
of frontier land trade from the operation ef the new tariff is apparent.
family they will instead be called upon
to   attend  a  funeral.
���    ���    ���
A fraud or a peculiarly mc-in nature
has been disclosed in Kamloops as thi-
-esult of which Thomas Riley was
sentenced to six months' imprison
ment with hard labor. Tbe accused
who was in the hands of the police on
another count only a week ago, had
been engaged in a bogus employment
agency, and it was shown that ho had
receivi d a dollar le-e from no less trrm
1U men without having any vacancies
in prospect cr taking any steps to
procure employment lor his victims
ess
A party consisting of the executive
heads of 75 leading financial, indus-
trlal and commercial firms of Winni
peg, now touring the west, is due I
paB3 through Revelstoke on or about
Sunday,   May   24.   The    Revelstoke
I hoard er trade has already wind the
conductor of this party Inviting these
distinguished  visitors  to  remain over
I a few hours and enjoy the hospitality
; of the citizens here". A series of pleasure   trips   including   an   auto  journey
j along the completed portion of tin-
Mount Revelstoke'    auto    road,    have
I been planned.
Royal
Standard
Bread
10���Cut Out and Paste
Your Recioe Book.
.Scald 1 qt. milk (half water and
halt milk If you prefer.) Add
2 teaspoons salt, 3 teaspoons
sugar, 2 tablespoons butter.
When luke warm add yeast dissolved In a little cold v/ater. Add
2 quarts ROYAL STANDARD or
enough to make stiff. Let rise
over night.   Hake 1 hour.
���Betty Brown.
Royal Standard is cheapest
because it goes farthest.
It's falso economy to "f hop round" for your flour.
That cheaper brand you buy does not save you money in
the long run because you get less loaves per sack. We
will say that you pay 3.r.<: more for ROYAL STANDARD
than you do for the cheap brand. You can easily get seven
more loaves out of the sack to say nothing of healthier,
moree nourishing loaves.
Next time you buy flour don't think price, think
ROYAL STANDARD and in that way you will get most
in quality and quantity for your money.
Your grocer is ROYAL STANDARD wise.
!�� W��n��M�� M�� Fl��M�� n��n��n��n��.
��R��W��f
New Wellington
COAL
JOSEPH MAYERS
Office, 554  Front Street,
Foot of Sixth Street.
P. O. Box 845. Phone 105.
Westminster
Transfer Co.
Office Phone 185.       Barn Phone 137.
Begble Street
Baggage Delivered Promptly to
Any Part of the City.
Light and Heavy Hauling
CITY OF NEW WESTMINSTER, BO
VICTORIAN ORDER OF NURSES.
MISS E. DOWNHAM
Residence:  Room 118 McLeod Dlock.
Phone 489 L.
MATERNITY. SURGICAL AND
MEDICAL CA8ES ATTENDED. TUESDAY,   MAY,  19,  1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE THT.EE
FURNITURE
UM
Gean-S
FRFF With every p.urcliase of $5-00
1 Ivl siK 4 orover, we give a High-Grade
Broom, absolutely free.    Sweeping reduc
tions throughout our immense new up-to-
date stock.
Starting   WEDNESDAY, 20th inst. and]
continuing for FIFTEEN DAYS.
WATCH THIS SPACE
For Further Particulars
DENNY & RO
Corner of Sixth and Carnarvon
THE   OLD   RELIABLE
Phone 588
Bese^
-FACT HUNGER-
As children, our first demand  is for   nourishment;   our
1   second for fadls.
All through life we go about
searching for information.
We make a new acquaintance;
but before we will accept him
as a friend or invite him to our
home we ask for fads about him.
We visit a foreign land; and from
,the moment we Step acro?s its
border we are asking questions-
searching for fads.
We are asked to try a new food product; isn't it inStindive
with us to ask at once:
"Who makes this new article >"
" How is it made ? what goes into it ?"
" Is it worth the price charged for it ?
facte���we are simply hungry for them,
c ��� n\ ir that we should so often have to search for
fhemf' Od^hS rnanufadurer,Still withhold the ads
about their produd. Not always because they are fads o be
ashamedI of-for there are many worthy articles yet unadvertised.
But it will not be so much longer The fa^hunger of the
human race is becoming keener and keener The more fads
we get, the keener our relish for more of them.
Soon it will be impos?ible to sell a man or a woman anything
unSl evening has been told about the goods that can be told
through Advertising.
���^        ur   k.. recovered that Advertising tells much-needed facts-
The pubhc ^��^JUrl��ng .atisfies fact-hunger.
If you are doing a local business tstlt over your sdvertiiing problem, with ths
Advertuina Department of this newspaper.
if Tu are doing �� provincisl or n.tion.1 business it would be well lo, you
1   I     ,k        ��� ,1.ml ani.tance of a good advertising agency.   A list of these w,H be
t^^^S^^ W"y ��' "�� ^ A"0Ci"i0n���
Room 503. Lurasden Building, Toronto.
iSttORI ON ARJIUtRY
I    FOR EXTENDED WAR'
farther   that
AjilO   an   hint
nntl yon  m in have
lources ol  i
U. S. Well Equipped With Small Arms
But  Large Gur.s Are  Lacking���
Plenty  cf   Rifles.
Washington. May 18.���Is the nation
pn pared for war.'
That is a question frequently asked
>n and out of congress. Stress has
been laid en the alarming shortage
of big gun ammunition and of field
artillery equipment, Such shortages
do exist. Kor a groat prolonged war
witb a first class power it would be
a fatal shortage.
Hut lor a war with a small power,
and for a war where artillery work
.would be reduot d to a minimum, the
country is wonderfully well prepared.
The army never waj in better shape
than now. Between today and the
days preceding the Spanish-American
war there can be no comparison.
Big Supply of Arms.
It  is  a  fact  not   generally   known
that the nation possesses small arms
modern, high-powered, better far than
the arms of some European  power**,
sufficient to equip a million Infantry-
I men and cavalrymen. And it has a
I supply of ammunition for these arm.*
sufficient I'or three months' battling
, under  ordinary  circumstances.
When the Krag-JorgenBOn rifle wot
discarded us the service arm Of the
I*United States army, 350,000 ol' the.-,,
riHes were deposited in  dl pots.    I':i
ele Sam still  has    then
fine, effective weapons.
The   new   Springfield.
service arm, is btttei
lias   made   all
are all of the
Tbey   are
the   present
Uncle   Sam
these   himself.    They
same model.    Enough
11,000   effective   KniKa j mal on  which  the farmer prided Iilin-
'"*'   roa.-Jr   for   service, ja.lt  and   ��va��   timed   much   In   atLcrttlce.
>m�� (rfea ���>r On. r<��- I lloth  Its milk and ��.>ah   were conafder-
iclc-   .^.1111   in   what   are led  or more  value  than   those of any
echnically k:i"--.n ss shoulder anus,   other animal."
Shortage cf Artillery. "To  what  do  you  ascribe  this  eir-
But    with    an lluy    it  is another   cumstance?" Mr. Ellison was asked.
story,    There is a  woeful shortage of      "Perhaps  it  was  the  hardihood  of
suns  and   all   big gun  ammunl- ! these animals and their healthy con-
though  the  supply,  for al!  tha;  ' dition thit saved them from diseases,
I that made the old fathers take kindly
to tin- goat." he replied.    "Certain  it
i is that wherever man has gone either
1 in   tropical,   cold,   dry,   or   wet  countries   the   goat   has  always   followed.
Canada  alone  appear-* to  have  been
neglectful of these animals, and British Columbia, the natural home of the
gout, appears to have neglected it al-
, together.
"But the time has now come when
I the   small   and   economic   farm,   the
five-acre  lot,  is  becoming  the choice
I of the public, and the coat is going to
come  to   the  fore.    The   people  who
jhave small ranches and can scarcely
affo:d to keep a cow  for fresh milk
find that the goat is more than a stib-
; stitute.  and  will  r.lso  prove  a  great
economy.    Goat's milk is the strongest and lightest nutrient food known,
antl in the car.e of fragile children or
j ail kinds of stomach trouble is highly
; recommended by medical men."
HID  MONEY IN SOCKS
BUT  ROBBERS GOT  IT
Seattle, May IS. - Dazed, barefooted
: and partially drcssrd, August Klch, a
, mlllraan or Port Ludlow, was found
abort!) after 5 o'clock on a road near
Seattle, the victim of one of the most
unusnal hold-ups the sheriff's officers
have investigated  iu  months.
Rich   apparently   had   been   thrown
j from an ontoraohllo which it was t.-av-
oir.r.p; along the Golt Club road at a
.high rate of speed.    Rich said he had
$400.  The money is missing,  lie said
lit  was  in his sj.k the last time he
lii-.il i*. memory.
fl< Id
tion,   =s^	
is   proportionately   batter  than   ever
Setting aside from consideration
tin- coast artillery���for that is always
in place and cannot be moved���the
artillery of the army consists of six
field regiments of regulars six batteries to the reuiment, and four guns
to a battery, aud sixty.three national
ftuard batteries scattered all over the
counry. Two or tiie regular regiments
are organized in mountain, or mule
batteries, and the remainder for thn
most part are ordinary field artillery,
armed with three inch units though
a U w batteries have kuhs or 4.7 inch
calibre. This is nil or.r regular army
mcb'lo artillery equipment, a total of
114 i.uns. and i: has net all the ammunition or reserve puns behind it
that It needs hy any manner of menus
But for the main fighting force or
any war. the infantry and Otvalry,
the nation's armament is excellent.
WOULD RATE GOATS
i      IN THIS PROVINCE
Victoria   Man   Circulates   Petition
Havj  Government   Potter
I Industry,
Tin
'     Victoria.   May   18.    In
to  Introduce goat-rals nj
I province  where  there
11 endeavor'
Into this'
i,.,.,,���^ ...^-^^^^^^rnucb terri-
i^asssss^Hsss^^sss^^^^^sss^^^n^ 1 tory on which no otiier animal can be
of them have bet n made to leave successfully raised, a petition askins
750.000 today in reserve, after nrmin**; \ assistance his been prepared and Is
the army, the navy, tho marine corps to ue s011t t0 the department of agfl-
and the national guard -120,0(iD of the culture of the Dominion government,
latter���wi.th  Sprlngflelds. I u  la  proposed  that  the  department
Different Arms Used. I purchase a number of well-bred  ant-
ln the country's wars the different ; mai8 Rlu-  suppiy  stoc.k  for breeding
arms  of  the  fighting  services  have   purposes to farmers who can be in-
gone Into battle with different rifles. ; (lm,ed to tako l;p tho industry.
The regular army man had c-ne kind |    w   Qi H   Ellison is verv  much In-
tbe  navy   and  marine  corps  another  terested  in  the subject and  has  pre-
' pared the petition.
j "The gnat is tlie oldest animal in
i tlie history of pastoral farming." stated Mr. Ellison in an interview.: "It is
J said to be the first animal that man
i reduced and tamed from its wild state
j in the mountains of Asia to become
j the quiet farm anim.il of the valley.
! Switzerland and France, not to men-
kind, the national guard, or volunteers, still another kind. Today all
are standartzi d, All these rifles fire
the same ammunition -a nlcklejnck
eted projectile, propelled out or a
barrel 80-100ths of an inch in diameter at a velocity of 2700 feet a sec
ond. This projectile travels an effective  distance ol' 2S50    yards.    Point
THE DOCTOR SAID
"I CANT HELP YOU"
Suffered 10 Months with Kidney
Complaint.   Gin Pills Cured.
Dunvcgar, Inverness Co.
I a-n perfectly cured of Kidney complaint after using Gin Till-.. Six hours
utter tahing the first 1'ill 1 obtained relief, and new after three months 1 feel
as well as ever.
I suffered ten months find the Physician nt tending me advised me lo go t,��
the Victoria Hospital at Halifax, aa
he could do nothing mere fer me, I
may add that I used a (rreat deal of me-
uvo  ���,*,,.....^   ���         --- 1   -���-- ������������,,.jes    would I dlcine, ami strictly followed my physi-
the barrel upward at an angle of 4, tion   manj   Asiatic  countries   wouia direcUoM raiding diet ete.. but
degrees and the bullet will travel two not be the tarminK '���*���*   "*   -  a  i!~t   without   avail,   until   provi.lentially    I
and   three-fourths    miles     before     it tries   they   are    ��day  if^*. *iri,u,rd, | learned of vour most excellent remedy,
comes  to  earth. for the well- ended and valu.     I   rus, ^ vm
Consider, that every man in the ar- of  milk  goats  that   produce the    ay ^   , rw,�� m-vpliti.-p^v
mv   navy    marine corps, and  120.000 mous cheeses, which ae import, tt  to
national kuard is armed   with   this day are sold at a dollar a.pound in
rifle and that there Is plenty of am- the grocery stores of Canada and the
munition behind them, made both ln United"-States,
government   and     private     factories: i Concernmg Goes
then   consider  that   750.000  move    of       "The  Bible tells  us from  mam   tn-
I these arms are hrid In reserve  p
I tor    instant     issue;     and      consider
stances that the goat was in  the old ���
axes ami classical times the one ani-
(S;,'d.)   LEWIS MACPHERSON.
Sold by druggists aud dealers everywhere at 50c a b ,x���fi for $8,50, or
sent direct. Write for sample, free ft
you mention thi.-* paper.
National Drug snd Chemical Co., of
Cauida, Limited, !TurOUlO, 173 PAGE FOUR
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWA
TUESDAY,  MAY.  19,  1914.
Nut Bread
The   following   recipe
delicious Nut  Hread:
makes
4  cups  fiour.
4  teaspoons baking powder.
1 cup sugar.
1  teaspoon salt. v
1 'cup nuts, sliced  fine.
2 cups  milk.
Mix all together, stand twenty
minutes and cook half hour in
moderate  oven.
Shelled   Walnuts,  fresh, just
in, per lb 60c
Shelled Almonds, fine quality
per  lb 60c
Jordan Almonds,  per Ib.   ...60c
Model Grocery
Local News
Flower   Queen.
Rehearsal  of  the  "Flower    Queen"
will  be held  in  St.  Patrick's hall on
Wednesday.  May  20,  at  7710  p.m.    A
good attendance is hoped  for.
Insure in
largest fire
W.  Mcl.eod,
the    Royal,  tho   world's
company.    Agent, Alfred
the Insurance  Man.
(3:121)
an tee has been given that the lights
in lhe hall will not be turned out
without warning.
Eat at the Royal cafe. Dominion
Trust building. Good cooking; good
service. (832(f)
Taken to the  Hospital.
Mrs. Andrew  Macki nsle of Sapperton,   was  taken  to  the  Koyal  Columbian  hospital  yest
is not serious and
fame as much as if they had achieved
their ambition.
Tbe whole exhibition and lecture
is one to stir the Imagination and admiration |n a manner which can only
elevate  in  the highest degree.
The exhibition  will he repeated tonight  and  tomorrow  night,  and  may
with confidence be commended to all.
ii    may   be   mentioned   that   funds
realized  by  the exhibition  last even-
irday.    Her illness I ing  will   be  donated  to  the  Anti-Tuber stay at the in- j bcreulosls society.
Moose Initiation.
The local lodge of Moose will hold
an initiatory meeting In the Labor
Temple this evening when a large
class of candidates will be admitted
to membership under open charter.
stitutiou   is
matter of a
only expected
few days.
to    be
Briquettes,   Briquettes, cheaper than
| coal.    Barry    Davis &.  Co.,    l'hones
i.80 und 411 L. (3323)
During  the next  few     weeks    your
"SALADA" Tea will reach  you wrapped  in a  silvery sheet of aluminium '
instead  of  had.    So  perfect     is    the j
manufacture of these wonderful sheets \
that they are even more airtight than
lead,   and   eight  of  them   weigh    DO
more than a single sheet  of lead. |
0170 ; City
SHALL CURLEW RING
OR SHALL IT NOT?
MATHESON
108 Sixth St.
East   Burnaby
4 JACObSON.
Phone 1001 2.
^^^^^^^ Branch,   Second
St. and Fifteenth Ave.
Edmonds Branch, Gray Blk.
Phone 1111L.
School Furniture Arrives.
Furniture for tbe new Duke of
Connaught high school arrived lu the
city yesterday. The shipment will be
unloaded and stortd until the summer
vacation when it will be installed ln
the new  building.
Two   Daily
Commencing
portion   of  the
Shipmasters to Organize.
The Fraser river Shipmasters have
been called to a meeting to be held
iu the board Of trade rooms al six
o'clock next Saturday evening, when
it is proposed to organize a  Fraser
river shipmasters association.
I'lace your    order    for    strawberry
Postal Deliveries,
on Thursday every
[City will be covered
with a postal service of two deliveries each day. The appointment of an
additional carrier and a rearrangement of the various routes results In
the change, according to Postmaster
McQuarrie.' Several sections have
heretofore not been supplied with a
carrier, especially in a portion of Sapperton.
Fathers   Seriously   Consider  Advisability   of  Passing   Law  to
Keep Children  Off Streets.
All "Chances" Prohibited.
A deputation of cigar stand proprietors and candy store owners appeared in tore the police commissioners to
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ proti-sl against tin- abolition of the
boxes with us and be sure of getting] card purchasing system whereby a
the best. We specialize in fruit pack-j patron takes a chance of winning ci-
ages. Iiritish Columbia Manufactur- gars or candy. Chief Hradshaw drew
ing Co., New  Westminster.        (3525) | the attention of the hoard to the fact
that such practice was in violation of
the criminal code. No action is understood to have been taken by the
Commission  relating to a change.
There is a period in the life
of every man when he thinks
about the future welfare of those
dependent upon him. Sometimes
this does not come until siek-
���ess overtakes him. Then ho
makes a will���but it may be
made under wrong influence.
Had the will been made during good health, the most deserving persons���according to the
deceased's wish���would have
shared in the distribution of the
estate.
lto you not realize that it is
your sacred duty to no longer
delay making your will?
The advice of the Dominion
Trust company in this matter
may be ol value to you. All such
ilBcutaiona are treated in strict
confidence.
Council Meets Tuesday.
Next Monday being a holiday lbe
city council will meet on Tuesday.
As the court of revision meets that
day at 10 a.m.. it was resolved to
hold the council meeting at 11 a.m.
Instead   nl   at   S   p.m.
Wood.   Wood.   Wood.
(loed factory wood (dry) at Superior
Sash ii Door Factory.   Phone 503.
(3324)
>ocia
land P
ersona
Location Secured.
The now spice factory and coffee
roasting plant owned by Otto Decker
will be located in premises at the
comer of Black ie and Carnarvon
streets. Arrangements were made
yesterday and carpenters commenced
to make the necessary alterations.
W. .1. Manson, M.P.P, for lltwdney,
and It. F.  Bonson, government road
superintendent, motored    down    from
Hatzic to Coquitlam on Sunday.
AUDIENCE ENTHRALLED
WITH SCOTT PICTURES
Mortgages���Alfred W.
McLeod.
(3321)
Dominion Trust
Company.
Tin- Perpetual Trustee.
Thistle Club.
A general meeting of above club
will be held in the lodge room of the
Labor Temple on Wednesday, May 20,
at S p.m. The business to be transacted will be the reading of the secretary's yearly report, the election of
office  bearers and  dues  payable.    A
social  will  follow.
	
Look well to your health for in that
; lies  lhe  real   secret    of    youth    and
happiness. Wineweisor Beer is an aid
I to health because it is a rood and a
tonic���an aid to the digestive organs.
I Ask your dealer for a case or 'phone
' L7S,   Westminster  Brewery.       (3322)
On With the Dance.
This evening the Women's Auxiliary ot St. Stephen's church, North
road, will hold a dance in Burquitlam
agricultural hall. The proceeds will
go towards defraying tlie cost of the
installation of electric light in the
church.    It is understood that a guar-
Realistic   Vic��'s   of   South   Polar   Expedition Witnessed at th>�� Opera
House  Last  Evening.
The  tragic  tale of Captain  Scotl
heroic  expedition   to  the   South   Pol
kept   a  large   audience  at   the  open,
house last night spellbound.
As the cinematograph revealed the
scenes of desolation and illustrated
Mr.   Hanford's  vivid  descriptions    of | to
A proposal to inaugurate a curfew
by law to compel youths under fifteen
of aEe. nol under guardianship, to
keep ol'f tbe streets al 8 and 9 o'clock
p.m.. at different periods of the year
was discussed but met from little
support from the city council last
night. Not lhat the aldermen were
lukewarm in their sympathy for any
action likely to clear the -streets of
young peopie at untimely hours, but
the invoking of policemen to take the
place of parents was felt to be ut-
', terly futile.
Mayor I'rny  staled  that the  bylaw
! passed  by  the council  required a  resolution  to make it effective, accord-
j Ing   to   the   city   solicitors.    The  resolution necessary was one that would
establish the ringing of a bell or the
I blowing  of  u  whistle  at  hours nam-
1 ed.     Tlie   police   commissioners   had
j taken the matter up but had resolved
to leave it to the council.
Alderman   Qoulet   moved   that    the
| matter be n ferred to the police committee for report.    He would not vote
I for it unless he thought the law could
I be   properly  enforced.
Alderman Annandale said there had
been a law to the same effect passed
some years ago and it had fallen Into disuse, lie had no faith or be-
I lief in it whatever. It was a matter
of parental control. Unless they were
j prepared to double the police to make
It effective they were wasting time.
Alderman Kellington spoke to the
same effect. Scaring children by the
threat of the police was not a proper
mode of achieving the object in view.
There are seventy miles of streets in
the city and one policeman for every
eight or nine miles. It would end
in cunning youngsters setting one as
a picket to warn others of the approach of a policeman and when (hey
found they could beat the police it
would incite them perhaps to try and
beal them in Other respects. He
would like to aid every women's so-
ciel to do good but he felt that if
thej msldered this proposal they
would "commend this proposal not
en      - it.
Whole Values
==AT BROKEN PRICES==
Men's "Weston" Kid Boots. |J 4   QC
Per pair    91 ��00
Ladies  "Ityan"   Kid   Boots. ����4   QJ"
Per pair   91 aiLrO
Children's sandals. AC*.    *7C�� or-
I'er pair **DCj    I DC AND OOC
Ladies "Endura" dun Metal,  Bur,, Oxford. 4**\ ff!
I'er pair  <?����� ��� O
THE POPULAR SHOE STORE
641 Front Street
Out of the High Rent District. Store Open till 9 o'clock.
AGENT   FOR   THE   FAMOUS   K  BOOT.
period, and repented of the bargain,
the company would take back the property, refund any money paid for It
and In addition pay the purchasers
$200 as a sort of bonus. The agreement was signed and sealed by the
company and produced in court.
It was argued for the company lhat
the guarantee agreement was made
without onerous consideration und
that the court will not decree specific
performance nf any agreement unless
supported  by  such consideration.
His honor appeared to Incline to the
opinion that an agreement under the
seal ot a company was binding but
adjourned the court to allow counsel
for the plaintiff company to produce
authorities to the contrary.
1). s. Whiteside of Whiteside, Edmonds and Whiteside represented the
plaintiff, .1. I'. Hampton Bob- represented defendants.
HUERTA'S MINISTER
flEES EOR LIEE
Dr. Urrutia Arrives at Vera Cruz and
Given Hot Reception by Natives
���Twice Arreste-i.
IMMENSE LOAN
EOR CHINESE ROAD
ar-
among
4
Per Ge^t ciz
Deposits
New YVestminstef
Branch.
NEW WESTMINSTER
Co-Operative Association
PHONE 458.
TODAY'S PRICES:
Wlni sap Apples, 4
Finest Sunklst and
anges,  dozen   	
Lemons,  per dozen   .
Sardln* s.  2  for   	
Swift's Premium bacon,
In :*   !!i	
Local  Eggs, per dozen
Cooked  Ham. per Ib.   .
Strawberries,  -   for
lbs    25c
Navel or-
 30c
 25c
 25c
Heed
35c
30c
40c
. .     25c
heroism, endurance, grim determina-
; tion and devotion to duty the spectators were enthralled with an inten-
; slty of feeling that responded mutely
l to the story.
The first part traced the voyage of.
the Terra Nova to the landing of the J
ponies  and  sledges on   the  Antarctic I
continent   with   many  scones  and  In I
cidents   of   the   voyage.    Next   cam'
pictures of tlie scientific nn n of tin
party at work around the winter quarters, a  marvellous exhibition  of ski
! ing  up  and  glissading   down   a  Steap
i slope;   Mt.  Er< bus in eruption, towering 13,000 feet above the hut. and al
: football match.
An exceedingly interesting exhibition of Antarctic bird life followed,
the quaint ways of the Adele Penguim j
��� dapper little ladies and gentlemen ii. '
'black and white, standing erect, wen
especially  amusing.    But  these wire
the lighter touches of the story.       i
The last  series ot  pictures Bhowed
the mooring of the Terra Nova, Capt,
Scott's ship,  to 5*11  Iceberg and  the
start for the pole wilh the last scene
I of  the  cairn   which   marks   the  last
i re- ting  place of the heroes.
The   bitter   disappointment   of  the
��� in roes at being fori stalled In the dis-;
i covery of the pole, n ay be Imagined
and adds a poignacy ol regret to the
! v. hi le   affair.    Still   the    nami a    of!
Oiptaln   Seoti    Cap;,un   Oates,   Lieut-
Hewers, Dr. Wilson and Petty officer
I Evans will ever live In the annals of
Aide Bryson advocated passing
the resoh, a to strengthen the hand
of the clii. of police. It was negli-
gi nt parent it was directed against
and not the children. Ultimately the
motion was referred to the police com
mit tee.
ENGINEER'S REPORT
OF HARBOR EXPENSES
Agreement Signed to Open Thousand
Miles   of  Track   in   New
Tterlrtory.
Total   Cash   Paid   Out   During     April
Was $21,385.53.���Total  Material
Handled 75,696 Cubic Yards
The following is the harbor engineer's report of the expenses of the
harbor  work  for  April.
Engineering    $    O'jO.O'i
Repairs and operation of
plant, also miscellaneous
expenses   of   till	
Purchase  price of  gravel..
Pile  and   timber,  wharf...
7,765.66
3,724.70
11,956.22
c s
".lis   Colin-mila   Sticet.
KEITH.  Miragrr.
Please You
1-7
Sweet   Pickle
mixed and chow
In quart
bottle
siopU	
Stephen's Fancy Sweet Qherk
  ^^^^^^H
Lipten's I- 	
bottle	
Purnell'e Mixed Pickles,
th s, pi r bottle	
Baird's  Chow,   in   <|iiar
bottle	
Heinz Chill Sauce, p. r bottle
Heinz India Relish, per bottle .
Heinz White Onions, per bottli
Hot Weather Breakfast  Foods
Kellogg s    Corn     Flakes,    per
ago	
{Cringle Corn Flakes, '! packages, 25;
Puffed Wheat, two packages .... 25;
S-hredd d Wheat, 2 packages ... 25;
Grapi  Nut's, per package   15;
P ������*
30*.
pei
35,
I el
23;
bot-
25;
per
25:
30;
30;
23.
NEW   WESTMINSTER.
Co-Operative Association
3?.  Eiqhth  St.
Phcne 458.
THE BEAVER jNTfjJMAN
TitANSfER CO.
Total   	
The quantity of
during the month,
measurement was.
yards; gravel, 4,ii.il
    $24,r,8fi..r.S
material handled
according to OU1
3and, 70.7S4 cubit
(���ubic yards,    To
Peking. China, May 18.���A most important railway agreement has been
signed between the Chinese government and the Iiritish and Chinese corporation, involving the construction
of 1,000 miles of railway from Nanking to Changsha, with branches, and
a loan of ��8,000,000,
Tin- railway will run from Nanking
through Nan,-hang to Plngsslang, and
will have tho Plnghslang-Chuchow
line, which has already been constructed, added to it, thus providing
a connection with the Canton-Hankow
railway to tho westward and Kuangs
Kt-how eastward of the main line. The
agreement Includes provision for connection with the Hangchow - Nlngpo
railway at llangchow, when the main
line Is built.
The term of tlie loan is 4f> years and
the security tlie railway itseir and
there is a guarantee by the Chinese:
government that a Iiritish engineer in
chief, chief accountant and traffic
manager will lie appointed by mutual arrangement, A Hying survey of
the. line has already been made In
iiritish engineers and the route most
favorably reported upon.
The transaction does much to give
reality to the iiritish claim to commercial pn dominance in the Yangtze
valley. The loan will be the largest
Chinese railway loan ever floated |n
London, Tin- Iiritish and Chinese
corporation has already arranged to
take ovi r the Shanghai-Hangohow
railway and arrangements for the construction of the llangeliow-Ningpo
railway  will shortly  be concluded.
A. VV. C. Pope until recently tin-
general manager of the Shanghai-Nanking railway will on arrival in Peking be appointed adviser to the board
Of communications oh railway affairs.
Vera Cruz, May IX. Hooted and
jeered by a small mob or Mexicans,
and called an assassin by one who alleged that his brother had been killed
by order of the ex-minister or the interior. Dr. Aurallano Un-utla, who held
the office and was once Huerta's most
trusted counsellor, was arrested for
the second time today since his
rival here a few hours i arlier
refugees rrom the  capital.
Dr, I'rrutla had fled from Mexico
City to escape the wrath of the president and had the appearance of an ordinary laborer when he disclosed his
identity on board the American train
tills side of the gap. He was detain I d
by the American officers and taken
before Brigadier Qeneral Funston,
who, however, ordered him set tree
Antonio Kivero de la Torre, editor
ot Kl Dletamen, was the leader Of the
demonstration against the former minister, He appeared in the street beneath the window of the room occupied by Dr. i'rrutla at the Dlllgenclas
hotel and began an Impassioned ad-
dr< ss.    He shouted:
Called  an   Assassin.
"Assassin; coward." and charged
that the ex-minister was responsible
for the execution o!
or the deputies ot
Huerta dissolved. ^^^^^^^^^^
I'rrutia to appear before the smail
crowd of his countrymen who had
already gathered.
De la Torre was arrested and a few
minutes later Or. I'rrutia wus also
taken into custody and takm to police headquarters, but as there waa m-
evidence warranting hiB detention h��
waa led back through a Kreat crowd
to the hotel A guard wan then placed
outside iiis door.
The ex-minister of the interior .*.i-
one ol the coolest men in the crowd.
As be was being taken to his room R
correspondent said  to him:
"lie la Torre accused you or killing
ills brother."
"As t.> that," replied Dr. lirrutla,
"I do not think he will be able to prove
It."
his brother, one
congress which
He     challenged
Crystal Dairy Co.
During  the *
liver   to   I
Cream    ai  2
Cream  at  3
.'. ��� i :   months  will depart  of  the city, Table
.e per    pint,    Whipping
pi r  pint.    Try    it    on
the
tal, 76,686 cubic yards.
It costs as much to unload and
place the gravel as it does to dredge
tow and unload the sand. Therefore
d arriving at unit prices the total
quantity of material is taken. On
'iiis basis tlie cost fer the month ol
April is 10 2-10 cents per cubic yard.
A MILLION A DAY
WAR WOULD COST
the Stra i bi n h       On  and  after
15th In ' abo\ ��� prlci s will bo In
' eff ct Ti ��� r* .ni- best Pasteurlzi d
| Milk   '   r   $1.00      All   deliveries   mad-
at  night   In order to    guard    against
sour milk.
The Crystal Dairy Co.
Phor.e  1150
555 Slxtfl St.
,
7-11 Sixth Street
have started an auto freight service
between Vancouver and New Westminster and way points. A reliable
service guaranteed Charges reasonable.    Give us a trial
Fhone
When Hungry Look for a White Place
THE STRAND CAFE
to  bo finished I
will   make   GH0 ���
Roman  Meal, per package  ....
Fresh   Vi ������ i tables  and   Qrei n
Strawberries   daily.
SATISFACTION   IS   OUR   AIM
��iione
lilrr   *SlrdK
336.
tiumbla
lireet
NICOMEN   ISLAND  DYKE
FINISHED JUNE  1,
A Tipping, dyking commissioner,
was in the city yesterday. He reports
that the government has nearly completed the trunk road and is gravelling all the roads in Nlcomen island
where a dyke, is being constructed at
an approximate cost of $100,000. The
dyke wall  is expected
about   June   1,     This           	
acres of rich farming land available '
for cultivation, land in tho opinion of
experts Unsurpassed by any for fertility. The land at present is neither'
wet nor peaty and the only object of
the dyke is protection of the lower
portion from flooding by the summer
freshet of the Fraser.
Nicomcn island is situated between
Mission and Harrison Mills.   The land
Is  reported aa adapted  for all  kinds
I   Iruit <:�� well as agriculture.
1 he expenses of the scheme art
Ing paid hy debentures payabli
20 years with sinking fund, etc.
Ex-PrcEldent Taft Gives Views on the
MexlcOn   Trouble���Wouh.   Require 400,000 Men.
he-
ill
30
lufi
II
stock
TOILS.   FRYS,   TOASTS.
f price this week only.    A   lull   I In ���   ol
'   Point  Appliances
Read ��� lire - New
 ��� SEE.  OUR WINDOW
T. J. TRAPP & CO.
New Westminster.        Phone 69.
WANT  MONEY  BACK
Two  Chinamen   Sue  for  Payment  on
Real Estate Deal.
In the county murt yesterday his
honor .Judge Howay, beard evidence
in the case of the Eraser Valley Investment company against two China
men for $07)0, the second Instalment
on a deal for two lots in Queensboro
at $'1200.
The peculiarity In the action was
the defence. It, was pleaded that the
company had signed a guarantee or
second agreement that if the pur-
rbapers were not able to resell the
property at a profit within a certain
New Vork. May IS. Former President W II Taft gave his views on the
Mexlcon situation yesterday In an address tit the Free Synagogue's celebration of Peace Sunday. While Loe former president expressed little hope
that the pending mediation conference
would accomplish its purpose, he declared that the offer of mediation and
its acceptance waa one important |
step towards the future settlement of
into;national difficulties In the western hemisphere. He asserted that
there is no popular pressure for a
military policy that the administration
cannot resist. He said that the people- were determined to do their duty
i ven should that, duty involve war.
Hut for war, he added, the people have-
at present little enthusiasm.
The criticism Mr, Taft levelled at
the  Wilson  administration  had  to do
with the aid which, he said, the admin-
: ���ration   had   given   to   the   Mexican!
ei ustltutlonaHsts.
'It ls my judgment," he said, "that
If In our course towards Mexico during
the past year, we had not exerted such
lireet influence as wo have to aid
one of the contending parties, we
should not now be so near general intervention and war."
He declared that 400.000 men and
two or three years' time and an ex-
pendlturo of $1,000,000 a day would
be required for the subjugation, of
Mexico should the present complications produce war. In conclusion he
called upon all Americans to aid the
president iu Iiis efforts to find peace.
LUCRETIA   EORGIA   LETTER
BRINGS   BIG   PRICE
Edlnl iirgh. Scotland. May IS At
the reont sale at Messrs. Sotheby's,
London, of the lirst portion of Mr,
Hodgin's autograph historical letters,
some most interesting documents
changed  hands.
One signed by Mary Queen of Scots,
dated Stirling, September 21, 1563, addressed to the Count ilhelngrave, respecting the restitution of Havre da
Grace, brought ��100; six documents
on vellum Indicating the exact places
at which Mary Queen or Scots sta>.
ed during several days in 1549-1551
with dally accounts or expenses for
provisions. ��42; two and a half
pages folio giving many details about
Queen Elisabeth, Mary Queen of
Scots, the Infant James I. and his baptism, ��62, These wen- all purchased
by Messrs. Pearson,
The highest price of the day, C248,
was paid tor an extor-mly fine latter
signed by Lucretla Borgia to cardinal
d'Este, January it., 1602. A contemporary copy of the Magna. Chartu
fetched ��50; and a lei ter signed bj
Catherine de Medici, to the Bishop of
Limoges, May 26, 1661, telling of the
return Of Mary Queen of Scots to Scotland brought another ��60, Tin- sale
of the first portion of Mr. Hodgkins
historical   documents   retched   In   all
��1,7'!4  IOC,
Churches Must Pay License.
Saskatoon, Sask., May 18. The city
council has decided to exact a license
fee from all churches which use buildings for public lectures, concerts or
theatrical entertainments. Tills action
has been prompted by a visit from
several operatic stars of International
fame who sang in  the churches.
ANYONE
CAN
' THEIR CLOTHES
WITH
DYOLA
.The Dye that colors ANY KIND^
1      of Cloth Perfectly, with tbe
~ SAME DYE.
i   Nn Chance of Mistakes.   Clean and Simple.
I Atk y>ur Drutrglat or Dealer. Send (or Booklet.
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LACROSSE
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE FIV��
GOLF
BOXING
SPORT
BASEBALL
CRICKET
MARSHALL, RENNIE AND
GIFFORD WILL GO EAST
been hurl. Hay Chapman, the star
inrielder for tbe CI. veland Naps, in
jured himself in the same manner at
the opening of the big league season
and attributes his misfortune to h'-sl-
tatiug and attempting to pull himself
up.
Salmon Bellies Torn by Heavy Broadside Fired by R.
J Fleming of Toronto���Will Mean Passing of the
B.CX.A. and the Minto Cup.
Matter:;' are getting v.or. e in Vic
toria -"porting circles. Tin Capital
City fans really expected to win the
Mellride shield and it was quite a
slim k for Port Coi|uitlam to wade in
and grab the silverware.
Calgary   is  reporting  a  shortage of
money to finance the trip of the Chin- |
! ooks  to   \ancouver  in   quest   of   the
! Mann   cup.     Now   1 hat   the   Dingman
gusher has bun located it is expected that some of the Waliingfords will
come  through   with  enough   kale    to
J keep up the- fair name of the Albert a
city.
I BASEBALL
OPERA HOUSE
THREE DAYS
DAILY MATINEES
Eeginoing  Monday,   May  18.
Nightc 8:15. Matinees 3:30.
rVONDCPfUrMOTiON P1CTUCE5
/nr;uNDyiSo.5TOK"pf
The Sew Westminster lacrosse club,
holders of the Minto cup and the
world's professional lacrosse chaw-
pious, went to pieces yesterday following a decision by Huck Marshall,
Torn Rennie and Hugh (ilffurd to accept tbe ofrer made by K .1. Fleming
or Toronto to play with Cliff Spring
and   I .en   Turnbull.
Like a holt rrom tlie clear blue, the-
action ol' Fleming came aa a huge surprise to the remaining members of
the team and the prospects of .New
Westminster meeting Vancouver on
Monuay next in the opening game
of the 1014 season practically disap-
pearod from sight
probably start for
Ing*.    They will make no stop on the I
way across t'ae cont'.nen, in order to
arrive  in  Toronto at  leant  two  days j
before the opining game against Que- '
bee- on Monday next.
Passing of Minto Cup.
Further than tin- break-up of the
world's champions is the fact that the]
Minto .cup will revert back to the Hig ]
Four as being the only existing pio-j
feeaianal league in Canada. Thej
rules of the trophy, presented by the j
KarJ of Minto, while governor general of the Dominion in uuii, .calls Jt>r 1
the trophy to leave a club unless It ls i
a member of some league or organise-1
tiatui and It Is extremely probable I
that before the Big Four league Is i
fairly launched, the four clubs in the '���
1).   L.  A.  organixatlou.  tho  Torontos,
Toronto em their clever stiokhandling.
Fleming decided to set at rest a desire ol' two St. Catherines players, Fete
Harnett .and (Jeorge Kails, to secure
higher salaries and wired Marshall,
Oifford tand Tom Rennie to come
along on the Hame terms as Spring
and  Turnbull  are  getting.
Opening  Game   Monday.
This practically gives the Torontos
the nig pour championship before the
season opens as five of the stars on
tin- Salmon Belly line-up of 1918 will
hi- wearing Blue Shirts when Quebec
invades the Queen City on Monday
next In the opening game. Another
Salmon Belly In Johnny Howard will
The players will ��� be mixed up in the game, Howard
the east this even- having lefl for the east on Friday to
play  with the Ancient City team.
hush wires were sent by tlie three
players last night to Toronto asking
for transportation, a reply in each
case being expected this morning in
o:der to allow tho players to leave on
the evening train.
With the Rig Four playing the ten
man game this summer it will be seen
that Xew Westminster players will
represent one half the Toronto team,
while Davy Gibbons of Vancouver
will   guard   the  nets.
This will allow the Tecumsehs to
Strengthen up considerably with former Blue Shirts.
How About V. A. C.
Should  Fleming    respond    to    last
night's wire with transportation it will
i mean   that  the   Vancouver    Athletics
NORTHWESTERN LEAGUE.
Standi
ng of the Clubs.
Won
Lost
Vancouver   . . .
   28
9
Seattle   	
9Q
F!
Spokane   	
  lit
17i
Tacoma   	
  16
1!)
Portland   ....
  18
2\
Victoria   	
     9
25
Vancouver Grabs First.
Vancouver,
May     18 ���
Hen    1
Pel
.718
,614
.558
.457
:.wt
.264
Hunt
piteht d   the   Beavers  to  victory  over
. Seattle in Ihe first game of the series
' this   afternoon.     Bonner   started   for
lhe   visitors   but  soon   got   Into  difficulties,  giving  way  to  Keardon,  who
was   little   better.
Sew--- it.    H.    B.
! Vancouver   4    8    2
Seattle        (I       U       li
Batteries:  Hunt and Qrlndle; lion-
tier, Reardon and Cadman.
Six  Juicy  Ones.
Portland,  May  is.- Six  glaring er-
' rors by the Portland Infield gave Tacoma   the   opening   game   today   5-3,
overcoming a two run lead established
, in  t'ae first by bunching hits on  Mt-
\ Qlnnlty,     Bromley   held   Tacoma   to
< six  hits.
Score��� It.    H.    E.
1 Tacoma      5      6      2
j i'ortland      3     X     6
Iiatteries:    McCiinnlty   and   Harris;
J Bromley and  Ilaworth.
The Inspiring truth of Hrltish
heroes or today told authoritatively by Charles H. Hanford,
the eminent Shakesperean actor.
All Seats Reserved.
PRICES:   Matinees and  Nights,
50c, 35c, 2Se.
School    Children    at    Matinees
Best Seat, 25c.
Seat Sale, Thursday,  May  14.
Tel. 961.
WESTMINSTER TRUST
-^^OfFICE^NEW WESrMlNSTER.BC.
?*��� J.J,Jo^ES.MANDip. -     J-.ARennie.:S��CY-TRE5
About Making a
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Will
II' you knew you were to die tomorrow  you  would  make a will
immediately so that your estate mlgut be managed in the way you
for tbe best Interests of those dependant upon you.
desire,
Common stnse tells you that you should not leave the future welfare of you,- ramlly to chance. It is us much your duty to protect
and provide tor them after your death  as ll  Is during your life.
day.
We
Strictly
Vour call may come tomorrow.    Vour duty to your ramily is to-
will advise v.
Confidential,
ith vou and draw  up your will free of charge-
Pittshurg     4     8     1
Iiatteries:    McQulre    and     Wilson;
Walker,  Adams aud  Kerry,  Ken.
R.    II.    K.
.261
At Iialtimore���
Kansas  City   	
Baltimore   :t    0    2
Iiatteries: Stone, llenning and Kast
erly;  Quinn and  Russell.
At   Rufralo-
St.  Louis   	
Huffalo   	
Iiatteries:    Q-roome
Anderson and  Hlalr.
It.
H.
8
lv
and   Hartley;
Tecumsehs, Quebec and  Nationals of j will also be non-est.    Several players
Montreal, will be fighting for a piece j with   the   Vancouver  club  are  uiider-
ol silverware which has not been seen
in the toast since 111(18 v. ben the Salmon Bellies detealed the Shamrocks
ot   Montreal.
A practice was held last night at
Queens park In order to give Willis
Patchell his firBt try-out in professional company but whim it became
known that Marshall, "Clifford and
' had wired Tor trttiiHportatlon,
Hi., remaining players decided then
and tin-re to hang up their sticks.
Bab   Fleming's  Triumph.
Dtof-satetl In Ills endeavor to secure
Cliff Spring and Len Tunihull lor the
season "���' 1B12, when Sir William Mao-
ken-iie, tie- ('. N It. magnate, had
come to the aid of New WeHtmiiiHli-r,
It. J Fleming has at 1-uU made good
his  threat  to  break     up    the  Salmon
Beiaes,
After securing the servk-es of Turn-
bull and Spring and hearing much .favorable comment from to*' railbirds at
Outhit But Lost.
Victoria,   May   18. -Victoria   outhit
Spokane  today  but  the  Indians'  bits
K.
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only. For undoubted protection place your business with
WHITE, SHILES & COMPANY
General Insurance Agents,
313-315 Wettreinster Trust Building and 746 Columbia St.   Phone 85L.
stood to be under guarantee from the I were harder und more timely and the j
1
promoters,  this   being  the case  -with
Uoss   Johnson   and   Harry   Pickering,
i Just whether the club magnates will
be  responsible  for  this guarantee   in
| event of the league going under, will
probably form an Interesting case  ln j
j the  courts.
So Much Per and Jot).
Interviewed by The News yesterday
Hugbie  Qifford  stated   that  with   the l
' none  too  certain   prospects    on     the
coast,   he   felt   justified   In   accepting
Fleming's offer which carries with it
a good paying position besides a sum ,
ais salary far in excess of that 1 xpect- :
ed trom playing In the II. C. 1.. A. Both ,
.Marshall and  Toui  Henni��- are of  the- j
; same opinion as the youngw GltTord.
This will be Marshall's second trip
to the east, having played with -Torontos in the summer of 1912. the year
they captured the championship or the
Hig  Four.
visitors won 7-3. Narveson pitched his
first poor name of the season.
Score��� K.    li.    K.
Spokane      7     ii      0
Victoria     3   12      0
Batteries: Coveleskle and She.a*,
Narveson and Cunningham.
At Brooklyn��� it.    H
Indianapolis      (j    \\     fi
Brooklyn     y    \\     \
Batteries: Mullin and Warren; Som-
mers and   l/and.
Silver Cup at Rest.
The silver cup won by the Burnaby
council baseball team at Central l'ark
two summers ago at the opening of
the Burnaby waterworks system, ha3
found a final resting place in the Edmonds   municipal hall  chamber.
NATIONAL LEAGUE.
Standing of the Clubs.
Won l��st
Pittsburg   16 I
New Vork    18 1
Cincinnati       IS 11
Brooklyn       11 10
'Hlilladt-lpbla    11 10
Chicago        12 II
St. Louis    12 17
Hoston         4 17
Pel
.6i;o
.860
JsflS
J.23
.523
444
.413
.190
COHAS VS MOOSE     SIGNING PLAYERS
Yesterday's  Games.
At   Chicago���                    R. H.    E.
Philadelphia   2 3     2
Chicago      4 7      1
Iiatteries:      Marshall     arid Duoin;
Vaughan and Ilresnahan.
tish
Second  League  Battle  Schedirted  For   Chelsea
Queens Park  Tonight    McLeod
and  Home  Twirier*.
I
Secures  Three  Famous  Sotrt-
Stars.   Paying  $11,250 .tor
One.
At Pittsburg R
Boston    4
, Pittsburg     1
Batteries:   James  and   dowdy
: ams, .McQuillan and Oiuson.
H.    E.
Ad-
This evening ihe fans will have -the
opportunity of seeing the Columbia**
In action for the first time this season with the Moose as the opposition.
Everything points to a snappy game
and with a general Improvement on
the class of baseball being dished out
by the city luague as compared with
last  season.
So far the Colimibins have been the
mystery club of the organization and
Manager Tommy Walsh promises
us something in the line Of a surprise
when his bunch trots out on the diamond. McLeod, the midget twirler
���Of the Arnold and Quigley nine, -who
had the Circle F nine cutting wlde-
swatlis in the atmosphere some two
weeks ago, will occupy the mound
for the ColiiinbVhs In opposition to
.lack Home of the Moose, Mullen's
absence rrom loll field will mean a
neirloiis loss to trie Moose, both in
fielding and hatli-ng. although Bill
Oraham will be as athrong .as ever.
Tonight's game will start at 6:80
o'elotk with Fred Lynch handling tlie
Indicator.
PROTEST GAME
Scottish cup
of I lie Scoi-
Morluu, has
Rangers   for
All the soccer clubs in tbe old coun-
tr..-. are now busy signing and resigning players for next season. Manchester United have ureiuly strength^ tied their defence by capturing F.
O'Connell, the Irish International o.-u-
tne halfback, from Hull City. Sunderland have si cured Oeorge Phillip.
Dundee's crack centre-forward. Celtic has resigned all the plajers who
helped thi m to win the
and the championships
lish league. Craig of
been transfered to the
ut-xt season,
Chelsea has caused the biggest sensation 01 the week by securing the
transfer of three famous Scottish league players: Colin Hampton, from
Motherwell; James A. I'roal, from
Falkirk, and It. M. McNeil from Hamilton Academicals. The iatt<r's transfer fee is said  to be  $11,250.
Bristol city of the Southern league
has resigned the following players
for next season: Howling: Kearns,
I la ml uid; Jones, J., Jones E.. Wedlock; Brown, Nicholson, Young. Mce-
shaw, Morgan. Irving, Centnor. Voting
ls to be given a benefit after Christinas, lh<- directors guaranteeing an
amount running   into  three figures.
BRITISH STRONG IN
WASHINGTON STATE
YOU ARE OFFERED
A complete line of Manicure oGods to
select from. Sets complete if you
wish, or separate Files, Clips, Buffers, Scissors (nail and cuticle).
Chamois Skins, Creams, Powders, and
everything needed to keep the hands
in good condition.
Step in for your supply
AT RYALL'S.
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In
Seattle 22 fer Cent, ot WMtes Are
of English, Scotch, Irish or
Welsh  Descent.
Ri
At Cincinnati-
New Vork     Ti
Cincinnati   in
Batteries:   De-maree, WHtse,
| er and Myers, McLean* Douglas
I ling, Benton and Clark.
E.
1
II
<;
13     6
Schun-
Ving-
it.    II.    K
tl
At St. Louis���
J Ilrooklyn    	
i St. il.ouis      8     8      1
Batteries: Reulhach, Haiaiu and Mil
ler, Sallee and Snyder.
AMERICAN LEAGUE.
Standing of the Clubs.
Won    Lost
Detroit    ....
"Philadelphia
Washington
St.   l.ouis   . .
New  Vork . .
Hoston   	
Chicago . .. .
Cl�� veland  ..
IS
14
14
13
11
11
11
8
8
8
11
18
17
11!
IS
li
Yesterday's Games.
H
At Philadelphia���
. Chicago    i
! Philadelphia   3
Batteries: Russell and Schalk
I der aiul  Schang.
51.
4
4
B.
0
Ben-
fort Coquitlam  Believes Maillardville
Slipped Them a Double Cross���
Meeting on  Wednesday.
A protest has been lodged by Fort
Coeiuitiam against MalUardvUle'e be-
inff awarded the match llayed last
Friday for the Roe cup. The protest
is based upon the assertion that Maillardville was assisted by three New
Westminster players. The West
Dewdney district league will meet on
Wednesday evening In McKee's store,
North   road,   to  consider  the  protest.
SPORT CHATTER
(By the  Potter.)
At  New   York- R-    H.    K
St.  Louis    4    10      1
New  Y��rk      2     5     3
Batteries: James. Uaumgartner aad
Agnew. Crossin; Michael and Nuua-
maker.
Trouble
At a meeting
lacrosse league
last obstacle in
dispute between
Patched    up.
of the intermediate
held last night the
connection with the
West Knds and Sapperton was surmounted and on Thursday evening the league will get undo,-
way once more. The game won by
Bapperton over the West Knds nt the
opening of tho season was declareu
void although the two teams will only
come together three more times tills
season.
The owners of the Ilrooklyn Federals are trying out some novel stunts
in order to train Its patrons right.
Knowing what some r,f the abusive
fans say about the players and umpires at the Folo grounds, the Wards
painted a big sign on the right field
fence which reads: "Baseball players are all human, and therefore love
applause. If you want a winning team
root for them, speak well of them to
your friends, and while you are here
let us all be clean of speech, so tha!
the ladles may find it pleasant to
come often.
At Boston���
Detroit   	
Boston  	
Batteries:  Main, Cave
Foster and Thomas.
R.    H.
ind Stauage;
At Washington���
I Cleveland   	
J Washington   	
Batteries:   Hugermnn.
,.. 3
James.
H.
���1
ti
chcll and Carlseh;  Ayres and II
FEDERAL" LEAGUE.
Mit
nry
Olympia. Wash., May IS.���The English and Celtic (including Irish, Scotch
or Welsh) group was the larg-esl
among the 5LM.7"J7i persons of foreign
white stock in Washington in 1910,
who represented 47 per cent, of the
total white population of thai state, according to the mother tongue bulletin
which has hem issued recent ly by
Director William J. Harris, of the bureau of the census, department of commerce. By mother tongue is meant
the native language, or that spoken
before immigration, and tlie report
covers all white persons of foreign
stock, including the foreign born and
also the natives, one or both of whose
parents  were foreign born.
As  thus   reported  the  total   foreign
white stock whose mother tongue was
English   and   Celtic   (including   Irish,
Scotch or Weishi  numbered  lSX.HG". |
This number represented 17 per cent. |
of the total white population of Wash- j
iitgton, which was l.H'9.111.    The Ger-1
man  group  numbered   l(i7,384,  or !i.7 '
per cent.;   the Swedish, 61.454, or SJi !
per cent.; the Norwegian. 54,597. or 4.9
per cent.; the Italian, 17.00, or 1.6 perl
cent,;   the  French,  17.30(1,  or  1.6  per |
cent.;    the Danish,   lt;.t!S7,   or 1.6 per
cent., and  the  Finnish,  11,808, or 1.1
ptr cant.    The number of persons In I
Washington Of foreign white stock reporting other principal mother tongues
were Polish, 6,623; Dutch and Frisian,;
5,33!,   Greek,   4,699;   Sebro-Croatian. i
4,453;  Tidlsh and Hebrew, 3.S25;  Slo-1
venlan,  "!.74S;   Bohemian   aud   Mora-!
vian,   2.9S4,   and   Slovak,   1,292.
Eritish in Seattle 22 Per Cent.
In the city  of Seattle  the  English
and Celtic (including Irish, Scotch or
Welsh)   group of foreign  white stock
numbered 41*,822, or 22 per cent, of the
total white population, which was 227,-
753.   Those reporting German as their
mother tongue numbered  20,479, or 9
j per cent.;   Swedish, 15,191, or 7 per
E : cent.:   Norwegian,  12,451, or 5.5  per
���j | cent;  Italian, 4.715. or 2.1  per cent.;
o; French. 3,741. or 1.6 per cent; Dan-
ish, 3,600, or 1.5 per cent, and Yiddish
and Hebrew, 2.499, or 1.1 per cent.
Tho number Of persons In Seattle of
foreign white stock reporting other
principal mothei tongues were: Finnish, 1.572; Greek, 1,209, and Polish,
1,106. The total foreign white stock
In Seattle numbered 121969. and represented 54 per cent, of the total white
population of that city.
Let Us Figure Your Lumber Bills
No order too large or none too small to get out best grades and
prompt delivery. We deliver where you want it, In any quantity, large
or small.
Telephone or call our Retail Department and get our prices.
"THE FRASER RIVER MILLS"
(CANADIAN WESTERN LUMBER CO., LTD.)
Local Sales Department, Phone 890.
AMERICAN LADIES' TAILORS
invite the ladles of this city to   inspect  their  spring  stock  of  the
latest  fabrics and   styles.    Special price for two weeks only $35 and
$40.    We guarantee perfect fit.
Corner Clarkson and Mackenzie Sts.
Pct
.678
,638
.560
.500
.47S
.47S
,379
.307
E. H. BOC-KLIN,
I'I**    ABU   eiMl.   M(T.
UKAHD8LEI,
Vim t iclldtDt
W. f. H. BDCKUN,
��� so. -inS Tr*M.
SMALL-BUCKLIN LUMBER CO., Ltd.
MANUFACTURERS OP
Hr, Cedar  and   Spruce
Phones No. 7 and 177.
K
Standing of the Clubs.
Won    Lost
The  injury    to  Ken    Mallen    who
broke a small bone in his foot while
sliding   to   second   at     Fraser     Mills
ought to be a lesson to local baseball
players   to   quit   the   hesitation   stuff
i when  attempting to slide.    The star
j hockey  player,  after he got  injured,
' came   through   with   the   information
I that he  had   not   hesitated  when   on
tlie point of sliding' he would not have
Baltimore
St. Louis
13
14
Chicago      14
Brooklyn
Indianapolis
Buffalo ....
Kansas City
9
12
10
10
Pittsburg       8
6
10
11
S
11
12
14
IS
Pel
,684
.683
.560
.529
.521
.455
.416
.307
Yesterday's Games.
At Pittsburg R.    H.
Chicago     ���'   ir'
THIRTY  WIND JAMMERS
POSTED   AS   MISSING
Victoria, May 18. Thirty British
sailing Bhips have hi^ n posted as
"missing" at Lloyd's since January 1,
1905, according to revised statistics
at hand, of which number ten vessels
were well known at Victoria or along
the const. One of the eight, the Hart-
field. 1.S15 tons, was lost in 190S
while on a voyage from Tacoma to
Valparaiso.
Most of the British ships wrecked or
lost during the nine-year period, of
over 1,000 net tons, which were known
to this coast, made their last voyages
either from or to a Columbia river or
Oregon port. There was the Drum-
craig. 1.S51 tons, lost in 1906 on a
voyage from Astoria to Manila. The
Brodick Castle. 1,770 tons, was lost in
1909 on a voyage from Portland to
the United Kingdom. The famous
clipper ship (Julf Stream, 1,378 tons,
was lost in 1912 on a voyage from
Glasgow to V ctorla and Vancouver,
and the Invetavon, 1,758 tons, was
lost during the early part of the present year on a trip from Callao to
Portland.
The British ship Castle Rock, 1.7S7
tons, was also lest on a voyage from
Sydney, N. S. \V��� to Seattle, in 1908.
Of the other ships which foundered
during the period mentioned, the Den-
high Castle, lost last year, and the
Dunreggan, lost this year, will also he
familiar names to shipping men.
10:30.
Continuous from 2
TODAY
Sidney Ayere in the
POTE LARIAT OF THE
FLYING   A
THE REFORM CANDIDATE
and  Three  Other  Reels.
Admission:   5c.  and   10c.
Van Loo Cigar
BOYS'  SUMMER   MEMBERSHIP
Y.M.C.A.
Swimming, Hikes, Mountain Climbing,
Paper  Chases.
May  15 to  Oct.  1. $2.00.
Royal Avenue. Phone 1000.
Clear  Havana,  Cuban  made.    Sote
agency for New Westminster.
WESTMINSTER CIGAR &
TOBACCO COMPANY
PHARO   CIGAR   STORE. (
603 Columbia St. -j��{
1 PACE  SIX
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
TUESDAY.   MAY.   19,   1914.
Classified Advertising |
WHERE IS FORMER
SHAH OE PERSIA
SEATTLE WOMAN
CHARGED WITH ERAUD
AGENCIES FOR  SALE
CLASSIFIED    ADS    WILL    RE    RE
ceived for The News at the follow-. poR SALE���$360
Ins places:    E. T. Hill's drug store, j
628    Columbia   street;    A.    Sprice,!
Queensborough. Lulu   Island;    Mrs.
E. Lardt-n, Highland Park; Mrs. V.
Lewis. Alta Vista.
  buys good agreement. $44 ) due, bearing 7 per cent.
Security, new house and large lot,
well located* Bos 816 News office.
Everybody Out Looking for Man Who
Is Feature in Politics of Disturbed   Country.
Mrs. Annette Loder Said to Have Secured Thousands of Dollars on
Fake   Mining   Scheme.
��� RATES ���
�������������*��������*��-��������*-����
Classified���One cent per word per
day; 4c per word per week; 15c por
mouth; 50��fl words, to be used as required within one year from date of
contract,, IS6.00,
FOB SALE- Two lots, each 50x137 to
lane; unobstructed view and situate
Edinburgh Btreet. Price |4S0 to-,
r ��� days only. 2oi Westmlnstei
Trusl  Hldg. Phone 312.
L< ndon, May 18,
Interesting tacts re,
book just issued on
thi anxiety
I I tfl^^^
oerned by ti.'
nu ��� emenls  of
which
due  of  the  most
, aled by the Blue
Persian affairs Is
bas hi "a occasion
Seattle, Wash., May IS. Accused by
government post office inspectors of
using the mails to promote a fake mining .-scheme, whereby it Is alleged that
the
the
i-1 a large number of men were bilked of
GJR-ot.j��j. i-��BEr> 4
FOR SALE    New Westminster    business property at a sacrifice.    Hive
over  12 per cent. Price       ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
$8000.   Good terms   to responsible  hammed Ail,
party,    P. O. Hox 17,4. (123)      [f jt were not so serif us there would
be something humorous in the urgent
authorities most nearly con
uncertainty as to the! sums ranging from $185 to 11,700, Mrs
the former Bhah, Mo-
WANTED���MtSCEL LA NEOU8
TEACHERS WANTED (a) special-
1st in Fr< nch and English, (b)
Specialist in commercial department (with or without arl ip clallst
standing also), (c) Teacher of
household si lence. Applications re-
��� e red up t" June 8th by it. H,
Gray, secretary School Hoard, New
Westminster, is. C, (3892)
POR SALIC FIVE ROOM MODERN
bouse, new and situate close to
Sixth street; lot 60x160 to lane.
Price $2.10(1. $lf.n cash, balance $2J
a  month,     BOS   -His  News office.
FOR sale CHEAP Second hand
1- landers car in -_<u <! condition with
delivery body on back. Would make
first class 'li livery for rancher or
storekeeper, Address Hox 3382
News office. (,i::S2i
WANTED TO BUY- Five or six room
modem house in good locality or
close to car.   Please Btato full par
tieulal's  and  lowest  CSSb  price
618   News   office-.
Hox
(466)
kor sale--Am   I avlnlg   city
want   cash   for  deed,  largo   oh
lot worth $2000.    Will sell at a
gain for rew day;; only.   Investigate
at once. Hox 012 News office. (183)
and
i red
bar
WANTED.   -Good    P
work at the badj
Lome    street, rear
ery.
aople for good
Barber shop on
of Wt Ish'a groc-
137,771
KKASEK   VALLEY  JUNK    CO..  -MM
Front St.   Phone 213.   rasa paid lor
of junk, bottles, sacks, bar-
iron, old raws, old rubber
sliois. (3319)
all kinds
re Is. cast
b.iots and
WANTED ��� HOUSEHOLD    EURN1-
ture or storks in trade, in large or
small Quantities, highest price paid
Or Ered Davis will Sell your good:,
by public anel ion with guaranteed
results, or no commission charged.
See the expert on furniture before
you give your go- ds away. Address '
Fred Davis. 648 Columbia street,
\rw Westminster, (3317)
TO   KtNT.
TO RENT- FURNISHED
kl I ping rooms, Sin per
224  Seventh street.
telegrams which this new  publication
.-���hows have passed from time to time
between London and Teheran regarding the movements of so prominent .i
person as the late ruler of a country
linee  times  tlie  size of G( rmany.
Correspondence contained in tlie
Mine books extends from the middle
ol  February  last  year to tie- end ol
September     It appeals that  in  March,
1918, tin- former Bhah was lost sight
in. ami sir Edward Grey is found telegraphing to Sir R. Rodd to know if
Mohammed AH were in Venice. To
this Sir R, Rodd replied that he was
not. and later on it appears that Sir
George BuoVtnan telegraphed from
St. Petersburg stating on the authority of the minister for foreign affairs
that the former Shah was staying
neat- Dresden, whilst the Persian government, it is stated, learned that he
. I bad gone thence to Vienna,
prop i    k**08*' of ",e telcgramB and
this column ! |>P""'-��-���   In   the   latter  part
  , book  refer to  tbe  activities or Salar-
j ed-Dowleh and the operations against
FOR SALE���SI.00 DOWN, $1.00 PEH   him.    An account is Incidentally given
week,    Canaia'S    Pride    Malleable   or his landing near Resin, and his de-
Ranges; every one guaranteed  Mar   Teat  by  the  government   forces,  and
ket BQuare. (3316)   the operations   In   Tangistan.   Tele-
_    grams In  August and  September dis-
| cuss the question of pensioning and
banishing Salar-ed-Dowleh, and in the
final in- ssage tin- departure of the pretender  from   Kermanshah   for  Resht
| and Europe is anonunced.
FOR SALE���TWO CIRCULAR SAWS
and saw table complete. Apply at
The News office.
EOR    SALE    SELL
erty throng.) au ad
VOUR
in
HOUSE-
month, at
(3313)
FOR BALE���$1800 First Mortgage.
bearing S per cent, interest; run
fer three years; rented; thorough
ly modern duelling aid large lot:
worth $3600 security; will allow
discount for cash. Box 483, New;
Office.
CAFE FOR SALE -$800 buys whole
outfit that cost over $3000; low
rent and doing big business: will
give terms to responsible party
Leaving city only reason for sacri
tlclng. Address Hox 369, News Of
fice.
FOR RENT���FURNISHED HOUSE
k oping   and   bedrooms.     42u   St.
George street. (3318)
roit  RENT���IF VOL'  HAVE ROOMS
to rent try an ad. ln this column.
LOST  AND  FOUND.
���"OUND���On May 2nd, heavy draught
horse. Owner can have same hv
paying expenses. 611% Eighth
Btreet. (3385)
SECRET ORIENTAL
POLICY EXPOSED
Unseen Aim Discovered in Indo���Japa
ncse   Society���Influence   Is
World Wi.e.
LAND   REGISTRY   ACT.
Ho south half of the southeast quarter of section 22, township 10, in tin-
I) strict  of   Now   Wes'minster.
Whereas proof of the loss of Certificate  of Title   number  16324F,  is-
sued   in   the   name  of   Andrew   John-,
son. has been  filed  In  this office.       j
Notice is hereby given thai 1 shall
at the expiration ol one month from
the date of the first publication here-
n;. in a daily newspaper published in
the City of New Westminster. Issue
a duplicate of the said certificate, un-
less In the meantime valid object'.on
l>   made to me ln writing. ,
,1. ('. GWYNN,
District Registrar of TitleB.
Land RegiBtry Office, New  Westmln- j
Bti r,   B.C.,   May   13,   1014,       13378)
LAND   REGISTRY  ACT.
Pe   Southeast  Quarter  of  Section   27,
Township   10,   In  the    District     of
New Westminster.
Whereas  proof of  the  loss of Certificate of Title Number 2946F, issued
in the name of Joel Stevens, has been
filed in this office.
Notice is hereby given that I shall,
at the expiration of one month from
tiie date of the first publication here-,
of, in a daily newspaper published In
the City of New Westminster, issue
a duplicate of the said Certificate, unit s In the meantime valid objection
be made to me in writing.
J. C. GWYNN,
District Registrar of Titles, i
Land Registry Office,
New  Westminster,  B.C..  April   27.
1914. (3301)
AUCTION SALES.
FURNITURE, STORE STOCKS AND
farm sales conducted. Furniture
bought for cash. P. B. Brown, 17
Debbie street, New Westminster.
(33J5)
ln|
in
at-i
The Hague, Holland,    May    18,
. those   European   circles   inter* Med
'. the affairs of the far east some
j tention has of late been paid to the
j activities of the Indo-.Iapanese association. The activities and. in all
I probability, the sphere of influence or
I this society, w hieh was originally es-
purpose
COLLECTIONS.
BAD DEBTS COLLECTED EVERY-
���a here. No collection, no charge
Amerlcan-Vancnnvpr Mercantile Ag
���ney, 336 HastlngB street west. Van
couver. *r:;;;i4i
When Requiring
Help
either male or female, do not  forget
that the Municipal Labor Bureau is in
a position to Bupply you.
PHONE 852.
CANADIAN
PACIFIfl-T
iJave-Browne-Cave
Mrs,
and Miss ^^^^^^^^^^^^^
L.It.A.M ,   A K CM.
/E.M3ERS Or THE INCORPORATED
SOCIETY   OF  MUSICIANS.
l.esBons in Pianoforte, Violin, Sing
log, Voice Production, Theory (In
class or privately i, Harmony, i ounti i
point. Musical Form and History,
Pupils prepared for ihe examina
tions of the Associated Hoard of tbi
Royal Academy of Music and Roya'
College of Music. Also Professions
Diplomas, Teacher or  Performer.
For terms, etc., apply 61 Dufferli
Street.   Phone 411 R.
CANADIAN PACIfK
RAILWAY CO.
Victoria Day
Excursion
Tickets on sale May 23, 14 end 25
good  lo return  up  to  May  27
Three transcontinental trains d
with  through tourist,    standard    and
dining cars.
leaves al 7 50 a ���
leaves  at   8  10  p m
leaves  at   1   27,   p m
drvations apply
E.  GOULET.
Agent.
)r H. W. BKODIE. O. P  A . Vancouver
.   -i- r=2f.
Toronto   Express
Imperial   Limited
St. Paul  Express
For rates and r<
Y W f A C0LU
��� ��� fl ���v��n�� new
MBIA     STREET,
WESTMINSTER
Thursday at 7.30
Oymnasinm Class ^^^^^^^^^^
Swimming classes, Tuesdays and Fri
days, 3 to 4, at V. M. C, A. Young
Ladles' Club,  Friday at  S p.m.
Boarding and room rates reasonable, i l()
Meals served to ladies and gentlemen, Ijj
For particulars call  phone 1324.
CANADIAN PACINI
B. C. COAST SS. SERVICE
From Vancouver for Victoria.
10:00 a.m jyailv
2:��()   pm Daih
11:46   p.m.
From Vancouver for Seattle
00 a.m.
.Daib
00 p.m.
Steamer
leaves  at  11
Saturdays.
Daih
.Dailj
in   on
MAffE IN V
B. C f
MAIUF/KIl.'Pft'i  IJitKiAllOS
' .     Of   BRIUSH CO'UMBIA  ���
From   Vancouver  for   Nanaimo.
10:00 a.m. and  0 :::<i p.m.   . .        Da!l\
Nanaimo.  Union   Bay  and  Comox.
ve'i a.m.   .   ..Thursday and Saturda;
j'-couver,   Union   Bay,   Pow��ll   Rive'
11:45 p.m.    Satui daj.
For  Prince   Rupert and  Alaska.
11] .nn p.m Every Saturday
Prince  Rupert and Granby Bay.
jll:u0 p.m Wednesday*)
F-r Gulf Island Points.
7:00   a.m.   Tuesdays  and   Fridays   foi
Victoria,  calling  at  points  In  the
Gulf  Islands.
\ ED. QOULKT.  Stent,  Nsw  Westminster
| 8.  W. BRODIB. G. P. a.. Vancouver.
ta blls'ied for tho purpose of further-1
Ing the commercial relations between
Japan and British India, are increasing. From one field <>r action they
have spread to another
Henri Borel, a Dutchman and an au-j
thority on China and the Chinese, writing on the subject of this association ���
to  a   Dutch   paper,  says:   "The  Indo!
Japanese association  is.  for the unin-
'..ited, merely a  commercial association.    Officially, of course, it has not
the sllghest  political  significance,  although many prominent Japanese, and.:
I   may  also   add,  Chinese   statesmen, l
are members of the society.
"This union works more particularly in British India, but it is well-
known that its real sphere is very
much wider and that it has, in tact, j
established itself in North and South
America, in Australia, in the Dutch
Indies, in Turkey and in Egypt. Ostensibly the object of the union is ta
further commercial interests between
Japan and India.
Trade  Serving as Mantle.
"It is obvious, however, that for tho
last 10 years or more this 'trade' has
served as a mantle for a secret Oriental policy, and for its support and
propagation.
"The spj craze may be overdone,
but we must not forget tlie fact that
������bat would be impossible for a European officer would he an honorable ex-
: * to a Japanese if only he served
' Btrj In the European papers,
' ���' 'I   In  China, we  read  that  all
the employed In the large ho-
i'   In  the service of this union.
the   l!ritl<*h  and   French  pa-
pt   -   i  ll llshl d  In  the far east articles
'������ appeared commenting on tin-; real ible b Boclation,
" \.t ough officially the Japanese
government haa nothing to do with it,
such men at Count Okuma are on its
executive, Another of the leaders Is
a member of the Japanese diet, Mr.
Takegaehl, who is the author of a book
In which he crltici7.es in an unreasonable, incorrect and even fiery manner
European colonial methods.
"Printed In Chinese and Japanese,
the Ik..ik has been distributed not only
all through China and Japan, but
throughout tiie Dutch Indies as well-
Dutch Methods Criticized.
"Alter a fierce attack on Dutch colonial government methods this Japa-
nesi statesman continues: 'I fear that
this method will not serve much long-
>;. For the natives have very hopeful expectations from the east, from
Japan, the land which has gained such
power. The natives now see that European power has no real value. They
make comparisons arid begin to think
of tiie time when the long night cf
Bleep shall  have passed.'
' I ihink," comments Mr, Borel, "that
nothing need be added.   The writer is
i  of the foremost members of this
Japanese    union   a    commercial
tion      Do  not   forgel   that.   It
dded that the English. French
I'ortuguese   possessions   in   Asia
.'���"'" "Pokin  of  In the same slighting1
and disdainful terms, it is self-evident
*������'���' BUI * a    <>ik published in Japa-
""���''   and     Chinese   is   greedily   read
by   Orientals.    Possibly   It   has   hem
,::i";'!:""'1   'nt"   Malay   and   Javanese.
and Is Been tly read or spread by word
Dl mouth'   " '* well calculated to foster dangerous Idea . hatred, distrust,
etc., among the natives." ,
' Annette   Loder.  a  wealthy   widow   of
I Seattle, was arrested yesterday afternoon  in her apartments at the New
Washington   hotel   by   Deputy   I'nited
States  Marshal II.  V.  It.  Anderson.
The complaint which led directly
to  the  arrest  of  Mrs.  Loder charges
��� ial she defrauded Gustav Sturn, William Haag and George J. Iiaur, laboring men of Chicago, through the sale
��� ���'  stock   in   nor  company,   under  an
rreemonl    to    provide    each  of the
mon  w ith work in the mines
Governmont officers claim that the
frauds perpetrated by Mrs. Loder extend over a period of several years
.mil have resulted In Innumerable per-
sons losing sums aggregating many
; thou, .mds of dollars.
Mrs. Lode-r, it is charged, represent-
, d  herself to he the  president of the
! Kiipreane.f Copper Mining and Smelt-
Ing company.    This company, she as-
sorted, according to the government
officials   was   the     owner     of   7S.000
acres  of  land, embracing  an  area of
123 miles and containing 110,000 tons
< of ore  worth  $40  per ton.  The com-
corre- | pany. Mrs. Loder ls said to have claim-
or  the   i ,i.   was  capitalized  at  $1,000,000 and
its stock was worth $1 pi r share.   The
mines in question were located en Ku-
pn anef  Island, in  Alaska.
Sturn  Promised  Job.
Upon these representations, it is alleged, Mrs. Loder obtained from Casta-. Sturn the sum of $1,700 in payment for stock in the company. As
a part of the alleged agreement Stum
was to he in ide superintende'nt of
i'le mine at a salary of $300 per
month and was to he provided with
transportation to Kupreanof island
from. Chicago,
It is further claimed that nine other
men of Chicago, including liaai: ami
I1.1UI-, bought stock of t'l" value of
$120 each and were to he taken to the
; mines to work as laborers.
Mrs.   ' Oder is the  widow   of  Dr   A.
I K.    Loder.   a   Seattle   physician,   who
I died more than two years ,-il.o. She is
���i woman of striking appearance and
is said lo he a remarkably clever business women. She is about 10 years
old.
When arrested Mrs. Loder was com-
ple-tely unstrung and branded the complaint against her as a scheme of her
em niies to force her to relinquish her
claim to valuable property.
Mrs. Loder was tikj-n in fire United S:at> - Commissioner John C. Whit-
lock and tor bond fixed at $3,000. Although reputed to he wealthy she was
unable to raise this amount and is
confine-d In the King county Jail. She
will  be given a further hearing before
Commissioner Whltelock.
nibbed over a piece of tough meat the
juice attacks the liber and   softens it.
"No other country south of the Hio
Grande is so well equipped with railroads.    Prior  to  the  Madfro  revolution  it had 20,000 miles of up-to-date
I American railroad, which carried 11.-
000,000  passengers  annualy  and  han-
; died about 11,000,000 tons of freight
j Their  total   revenues    amounted     to
about  $40,000,000.    The    government
I owns   a   controlling   interest   in   the
j major  portion of the mileage of
i railroads.
Mexico's Mineral Wealth.
"Mexico produces one-third of ....
I world's silver, a considerable percent
; age of its gold, one-ninth of Its lead
and one-twentieth of its copper. The
country's mineral propduction. exclusive of iron, coal anil petroleum,
amounted to $188,000,000 in DUO. The
famous iron mountain at Durango is
estimated to contain 800,000,000 tons
of iron ore. which is woith seven
times the value of all the gold and
silvi r mined in Mexico iu two centuries. Tne Santa Maria graphite
mines are the largest und most Important iu Lie western world.
"The region around the Gulf of Mexico is very rich in petroleum, One
company at Poterl de Llano struck
a gin n r which, flowed 100,000 barrels of oil a day.
Eat Curious  Foods.
"The   Indiana  Of   Mexico  eat   many
curious roods, one or tin- most remarkable or these is made of the eggs
of a species of marsh fly. The fly
deposits its eggs in incredible quantities upon flags and rushes. The eggs
are gathered and made into cakes
which are sold in the markets The Indians cull the eggs water-wheat. They
resemble fine tub roe, and when mixed with corn meal and fowl eggs
form a staple article or diet, particularly during Lent. 'I'he insects themselves, which are about the sire of a
housefly, are captured, pounded into
a paste, boiled in corn husks in much
the same fashion as tamales. and in
this form ate eaten."
the discussion by the recent visits
paid by tbe secretary to the treasury.
Her Ku'-hn. to tlie southern German
courts.
It is generally believed that llerr
Kuehn's object was to secure the ac-
qulsence of the south German states
lo furtht r heavy increases in the imperial taxation, proposals for Which
will, it is claimed, be laid before tho
RelChStag before the end of the year.
The Vosslscne Zeltung is most emphatic In declaring that ilerr Kiielm
discussed th.- whole   question    with
Count von Hertllng, the Bavarian premier,    ii  is  not  certain, the  Berlin
ji-urni I declares, whether the new
funds an- designed tor the army or
the navy, but it fully anticipates au
"unpleasant surprise" tor tin- autumn
of 1914.
lu conclusion the Vosslscbe Zeitung
calls on all concerned to make emphatic p.otesl against any increase iu
armaments, ami to make it clear to
tin- government that it bas already
gone, in this direction, as far as the
people ol' tlie fatherland will tolerate.
WAS A CONFIRMED DYSPEPTIC
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Berlin, Germany, May is The question oi tin- possibility of still further
demands on the national resources for
armaments is being vigorously discussed in the German press. The subject is almost always under debate,,
l.ut   Irish Impetus  has  been  given  to]
Here is a case- which seamed as bid
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Mexico,   a   Land   of   Contradictions
With  Great   University  the
Masses Are Ignorant.
Washington, May ix, "Perhaps nowhere else in the world is there a
country so full ol' contrasts as Mexico,'' writes William ,Ios< pi S'.iowal-
ler to tlie National Geographic society,
'With a university established before
John Harvard, Klihu Vale or William
and Mary were born, the masses of
its people are hopelessly Ignortant,
Witil a hospital founded before Jamestown was ever dreamed of, it Is one of
the most backward regions of the
earth in a medical way. With natural
riches greater than those of a thousand Midases, its masses are just ns
poor as the proverbial church mouse.
With a constitution as perfect as any
Organic law in the civilized world, it
is a nation whose rulers always have
been a law unto themselves.
"Here yen  will s- e a  Mexican half-
; hnid.   barefooted,   wearing   a  dollar
pail of trctisers, a SO-cent shirt, and a
I f 10     aombreio.     There,     at   a   single
I glance, and    within the  length of a
i Single City  block  you may  see an  Indian cargador, a donkey, an oxcart, a
carriagi . a railroad train and an automobile   almost every type ol locomotion since Adam.    Vou may tread the
burning   sands   ol'   a   tropical   desert
with Lie wet of the perpeitual snow nl'
towering   mountains   still   upon   your
shoes,     l'ou   may  take  a   single  railway  Journey  or  thirty-six   hours  in
which the  people you see at the rail-:
road  station  will ho dressed  in  iour
difefrent  weights of clothing.  Everywhere you turn there is contrast, high
lights and deep shadows.
Cure for Dyspepsia.
"Mexico has probably a greater
range Of remarkable vegetation than
any other country in the world. A remarkable >��ree is the Arbol de Dina- j
rnite -Dynamite tree -whose fruit, if
kept. In a warm place, bursts with considerable force and a loud report,
scattering Its flat seeds to a surprising distance. One of the most interesting fruits In Mexico is known as
the melon ssapote, or papaya It con
t.s.ins considerable pepsin, which reacts against both acid and alkaline
conditions of the Stomach, and il is
said that a diet which Includes papaya
precludes dyspepsia. Moth the fruit
and the leaves possess the singular
nropert" or rendering tough meat tender.    When the pulp of the fruit is
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ADVERTISING
TALKS
By D. Maxwell Merry
The News is the Morning
Paper of New Westminster
and the Fraser Valley. See
that your business announcements appear in its columns.
Nearly every successful advertising business began
in.a small way. Nearly all men who have really lost money
on advertising began in a big way. The advertising of
Pear's Soap and Lipton's Teas was started with comparatively small appropriations and it is only by careful and
close observation as well as thoughtful work that the advertising appropriations of those two big firms have
reached their present enormous proportions.
But an advertiser who failed for $300,000 a few years
ago spent more than that sum in hard cash before his accounts go so far behind that he was driven into bankruptcy with the deficit named.
An instance of careful and progressive advertising
may be related in which a store-keeper began inserting in
his local newspaper, once a week, a small advertisement
costing something under $15 an insertion. During his
first two weeks his takings did not increase at all and he
had been advertising on this scale for a couple of months
before he took enough extra money to pay his advertising
bill. Even then he was out of pocket but persevered (and
perseverance is just as necessary in advertising as in any
other work) and saw enough new trade by the end of the
quarter to give him a profit which paid the expense incurred.
He was now in this position, that he had earned exactly as much for himself as if he had not advertised at
all, and no more. This looked like getting change for a
dollar, but it was not. It represented much more than, a
hundred cents for a dollar. If this man had stopped
his advertising there he would still have been better off
than if he had not advertised at all, for his turnover was
increased by just the value of enough goods to yield a
profit equal to the advertising cost.
* He must have been a very incapable storekeeper if
he did not hold some, at least, of this trade. What he
did was to double his advertising expenses by running his
advertising twice a week instead of once. Trade steadily
grew and his only reason for not increasing his advertising further was that the capacity of his store was taxed
to keep pace with the volume of business.
This is a very ordinary and typical instance of small
retail advertising and the trade in which it occurred was
one yielding by no means a very high percentage of profit.
One point, however, should be remembered by everyone who attempts to make money by advertising. The products advertised must be good products. No one ever
did any good by advertising rubbish. No greater mistake
was ever made than the statement that "advertisiner will
sell anything." Advertising will sell anything that is
good; it will not sell-anything that is not good value.
Pancho Villa a Monster
As Pictured By Lodge
lu the United States senate the | crew aud several passenger**. Later
other day Senator l-odge read the au-! m the same, month he entered tbe
thentic   biography   of   General   Villa.
town of San Andres and attacked the
^^^^^m^m^mm��� . , house of Honor Murga.    Two of Mur-
lt  is  not  the  account  that  would  be | Ka-B ,,ephews were killed, but the own-
approved by Villa himself, since it
views him in no friendly light, but
shows him to be a cold-blooded murderer, robber, highwayman and scoundrel, who would have been hanged
years ago if lie had lived in a really
civilized country. Nevertheless, the
facts are not to  be  disputed.    They
er got away. Later on he got hold
of two of Murga's sons-in-law, and after torturing them until they revealed
where the treasure was hidden, killed
them. Towards the end of the samo
month his band took tbe town of Rosalia, and put to death all the prisoners.    He  shot  one  man,  the cashier
"were c^fully coll^^^ bank   over the head of the wlto
ll.bed in the form read by the Sena-""0  rushed  to  ���"��� htel-  and   when
tor in the London Uaily Telegraph.
The senator made them public with
tlie idea of showing the people of the
United' States just what sort of man
it was whom so many of them sympathized with. Everything that is
said against Huerta may be true, he
may have ordered the murder of Madero, he may be the little drunkard
Villa sails him, but that be ls no
such ruffian as Villa, und that if the
United States government hud conscientious scruples about recognizing
Huerta. it could never recognize Villa
without hypocrisy of the worst kind.
Criminal frcm Boyhood.
the woman threw herself on tbe dead
body of her husbaud he kicked her
in the face.
Killing Non-Combantants
ln July, when he took Casas Gran-
des, he shot more than eighty non-
combantants, and he and his men
violated several young girls. At San-
Andres In September, the Villa gang;
or army killed more than 150 prisoners, Including many women and children. In order to economize on cartridges, he corded the prisoners in little, packs of five- so that one bullet
would do the business for them all.
The bodies of the dead and wounded
Villa  was  born  at   Las  Nieves,  in   *����� then  soaked  in  petroleum, and
tbe state or Durango, about the year;*-'"81 '"to a huge fire which the o.her
M*.    When  he   was  fourt���'   ���.-'Prisoners  were  forced
old  he was  sentenced    to
ment for cattle stealing
lulll   me   year t      7      ���*
nrteen   yeara   Prisoners  were
u,    itnT.rii.nti. I< arretas a mai
Imprison
man of 70
to  build.    At.
was captured.
^^^^^^^^^^^^ On his discharge he settled In the mining camp
or Guanaeevi, and shortly afterward
was convicted of homicide and underwent another term of Imprisonment.
.When he again saw tlie light, he appears to have concluded that crime , . �� . _, . ..
was his true- vocation, so he became wh�� w��re too poor to Hee at his ap-
tbe head of a motley gang of tramps Pro,ach ��r supposed that since they
and criminals, and established himself took no interest >n politics their lives
In the mountainous region of I'eriso, J w,oul**1 -*�� *?*re&. This does not corn-
in the state of Durango, soon becom-! Plet* the tale of his atrocities, since
ins the terror    of    tlie    surroundinr,   the crimes cf the past winter are not.
and as he refused to tell where bla
money was hidden. Villa killed him
with his own hand. Near Torreon in
September, Villa overpowered a federal force or 500, and every prisoner
was executed, ln Chihuahua he had
shot more than 160   non-combatant:*
country, which he and his desperate
followers ravaged with impunity. Th"
censored account of Villa's early career makes lt appear that he became
a criminal from some high motives,
that his Risttr had been outraged by
a government official, and that the
heroic Villa became an outlaw for the
purpose of avenging her. The facts
are that until seven years ago he was
just a Mexican bandit, robbing and
killin,- indiscriminately, and escaping
punishment partly through his own
cunning and partly through the na-
turp of the country where he had established  himself.
Cold-Blooded   Murders.
Senator Lodge continued*. !
"In the year 1907 he was in part-
nersblp  with  one,    Francisco    Heza, j
stealing cattle in Chihuahua and sell-
Ing them in the United States,    and 1,
then stealing mules and horses ln the
United  States and  selling    them    ln
Chihuahua.    In consequence of some
disagreement be shot and killed Reza
in broad daylight while sitting in the
Plaza of Chihuahua.    During the early part of November. 1910, he attacked the factory of a Mr. Soto, in Allen-
de, state of Chihuahua, and killed the
owner.    By  threatening  the
included. Such as it Ib, however, its
substantial accuracy has not been
challenged, and it reveals Villa as
one of the most cruelest scoundrels
of modern times.
BOUGHT BABIES TO
TOIST ON HUSBAND
New Yorker Asserts Children Not His
Own   Have  Been   Palmed
Off On Him.
New York. May 18���Robert R. Fredericks accuses his wife, Mrs. Lavina
Fredericks, of having purchased three
children and passed them off on him
as her own and his.
Mr. and Mrs. Fredericks are involved in a suit for separation and Mrs.
. ..    ,   ; Fredericks    recently   applied    to Su-
. _u-L* I Preme Court Justice Cohalan for ali-
daughtpr be forcinl her to show where I ^ony pf riding the trial of the suit,
she bad hidden the sum of $11,000, > yr Fredericks has retaliated by ask-
which he stole and used for arming a j ing that a referee be appointed to inconsiderable force, ire then joined , vestjgate his wife's claims to motber-
Madero's revolution, uniting his band   ncod
with Urb'aa's column, ln January,, Fredericks is in the employ ot the
1911. he was at Casas C.randes, Chi- ; commissary department of the New
huahua. where he killed CarlOB Ala- England Navigation company. He says
torre aud Luis Ortiz for refusing to ,hat tne children of whom he is sup-
pay him the money demanded for poBed to be the father and bis wife
their ransom. At BBtOpilaa, state of , tlae n)0ther are Robert Louis, Esther
Chihuahua, in February of the same j ,.c,IeIl and Nathan Russell Fredericks,
year, be tortured a lady by the name j Paid  $100 or  More.
rt Senora Maria de la Luz Oimez nn- . ,��� nls p]ea to the court he said he
til he made her pay him $3u.0O0. She had b(en to!d on good authority that
died from the effects of the barbar- | the first cf the three children to be
nim treatment she received. When '��� as8Ulrie(j bv his wife was born on De-
r.-,.,i,,.i .i-iirr.7 iv-f taken from the cemi)er 11. 1908, and was purchased
federals in  May,  1913. lie killed  Sen-   hy Der for $100 or more in cash.
"The child's mother, Fredericks   asserted,  continually    blackmailed    his
or   ignacio  (lomez   Oyola,   a   man  of
j over 60 years of age. under tbe  fol-
| owing circumstances: Having sent j wif(? b thrt,atening to tell him about
for him. \ Ilia asked if he had any the child** parentage. The blackmail-
arms in his house, and on his saying , continued, he said, until Decem-
he had not, \ ilia, who was seated ! ber 1909 a short while before ttu.
on a table, drew his revolver and motlltr died. Fredericks said his wife ������
shot him dead. After the corpse bad was compelled to pay $4 or $5 a week
been  rifled  of money  and  valuables.   u, the rp.u nuither of lhe chUd to pre.
| vent her divulging the secret.
The second child, according to Fred-
it was thrown into the street.'
Torture and Murder.
After the triumph of the revolu- j ericks_ was purchased by his wife for*
ton Villa secured a monopoly from j about $15| wnen tlle chlld wtt8 lr,ref,
the governor ot Chihuahua for the j fl ()ld Hlg wile np gaid] cuntent*.
sale or meat to the City of Chihuahua ,,d* lbat the cllUd had been born on
This meat he secured by the simple j >1urf.h ;,,_ 19U)i wnareas it was In real-
means of st< allng the cattle from tlie itv born three Uavs wller,
neighboring farms.    One night he be- : Tells of  Boy's Arrival,
came convinced that a subordinate j Kgther Helen Fredericks, the young-
named Cristobal Juarez, was doing (,,t enild WM bought from a physician
some cattle lifting on his own ac-1 ^.jh.en Bhe was two days old, Fredericks
count, and so he murdered him. A asserted. His wife and another worn-
year ago this month, he aud 75 men an hL. said, bargained for the child
held up a train at  Baeza, and looted j UIlJ pald for it, but lle Qld not kll0W;
it   of   100,000   pesos,   and   killed   the
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In  regard  to the boy, Nathan  Itus-
sell, Fredericks made this statement*.
["This child was procured one day by
| the plaintiff in my absence.   Upon my
i return   home  that  evening  from   my
daily  toil  the  glad and  welcome tidings was presented to tne that I was
the father of a bouncing boy, when.
In  fact,  the  'bouncing boy'  was procured elsewhere during the day, and
1 was deceived and led to believe that
1 was really Uie father of a 'bouncing
boy.'
Fredericks said the birth of the
child was reported to the health department by a physician who could
not be found at the address given in
the birth certificate and whose existence at all seemed to him doubtful.
Mrs. Fredericks said her husband's
assertions are false, and that he made
them in order that he might avoid
supporting her and the children.
Justice Cohalan refused to appoint
a referee to investigate tbe parentage
or the children, and said that the evidence which the husband sought could
undoubtedly be e>btained at the trial of
the saparation suit.
Narrowly Escaped Drowning.
Nanaimo, May 18.���Two boys. William Philpott and George Stebbins.
narrowly escaped drowning in the
waters of the harbor Saturday afternoon, when a small skiff in which
they were sailing over to Newcastle
Island overturned, throwing the lads
into the water. After hanging on to
the up turned boat for three-quarters
of an hour the lads were rescued by
three companions, who from their
camp on Newcastle Island heard the
cries for help and put out to the res-
| cue In a small rowing punt. PAGE  EIGH"
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
TUESDAY.  MAY,  19,  1914.
Today's News from the Two Weeks'
Special Purchase Sale at McAllisters
I
We Can Show You Ladies' Neckwear. Gloves. Hosiery, Ribbons, etc.,
at Prices Which Are Unequalled
for Values
LADIES'  NEW   NOVELTY   NECKWEAR   ATTRACTIVELY   PRICED.
We an- sure we can please you if you are wanting a pretty piece
of Neckwear. All the very newest styles and color effects are included
in thi.-' very choice selection, Come in and look them over. A dandy
lot always on display in the show cases on our main floor
Have Ycu Seen the New "Lily" Collar?
A perfectly new style collar, made of Crepe, Silk, Mull ami t'repe
de Chine; in white, also white edged with black and fine Val.
Muslin set in. and fancy fichu front; has collar supports in back
and sides, with drooping corners, giving a "Idly" effect. See this
new style collar.    You will like them. QCf* "-Jkl   Cft
Attractively  priced  at    OOlt TO 9 I .WW
Ladies' White  Mull  Collar and Cuff Sets.
These are the correct thing for dress or suit; come in a  tine white
mull, with pique edge;  all the newest shapes in stock.      fr-J   pC
Specially priced at  ���' efcW
Ask to See the New White Silk Moire Coat Collar.
This is a very smart piece of Neckwear,  and   ls  largely   worn  in  all
the  leading  cities  of   Europe;   conies   in  a  good  quality   white  silk
moire, with edging of brown marabout; a very pretty *4   QC
collar indeed.    Attractively  priced  at    9 I iW
Lace Neck Frillings.
In white, cream and hlack;  various widths, and a splendid OCf��
quality;   regular "5c a yard.    Special  at     fcWW
Also a Quantity of Colored Crepe Neck Frilling.
In both plain and floral designs;  very pretty and  effective; regular
to 50c a yard.    Very Special at, OCm
per  yard     fcww
Children's   Euster   Belts.
ln all   general   colors,   with   single and double   buckle--,   and    in all
each'.PrlCed.from' 15C TO 35c
Metal   Mesh   Purses,  Special   at  35c   Each.
Comes  with  large or  small   mesh,   with   long  chain   attached;   plain
and  fancy  111011111.-*;   worth 50c. ^Rf*
Special at, each       WWW
LADIES' HOSIERY FOR LESS.
Extra Strong Silk Boot Stockings. Special at 50c Per Pair.
This is a line of Silk Boot HoEe, which is unequalled for giving
good wear and satisfaction; comes with spliced heels and toes, and
perfectly seamless; has splendid quality lisle tops, and is regularly
sold at 75C per pair; a good variety of colors in all sizes. Cft��
Specially  priced at.  per  pair      WWV
Ladies' Pure Silk Hose. Special at $1.25 Per Pair.
Comes   in  a   fine  quality,  all  silk,  and   will   wear  will;   double  heel
and toe, and made with full fashioned legs and good garter top.    We
strongly recommend this  lioso  for  wear, fl*-|   OC
Is  only   moderately   priced   at    W ��� iM
Children's Fine Ribbed Hose in All Sires, Special at 25c Per Pair,
A line of Children's Hose, with a good reputation for wear; in
colors tan, black, pale blue, pink and white; any size you want,
AU to 10 Inches, for the Special Trice of, OC#%
per   pair      fcwC
Bargain   Prices on   Inlaid  Scotch
Linoleum
Regular $1.10. Sale  Price, 90c Square Yard.
A  heavy quality that will  stand  the strain of constant  service.  I "-
cause it is made of tested materials;  regular $1.10. Qfli**
I'er  squa;e  yard      WWW
Regular $1,50, Sale Price Per Square Yard, $1.15.
A complete variety of patterns and colors;   in the best quality, well
seasoned and hard as steel;  regular $1.50. fl*-|    4 C
Sale I'riee. per square yard   T I < ��� �����
Men,  How About Your   Summer
Underwear?
Don't you need  some?    We show a  great variety ol  the  best  values.
At 25c a Garment we have fine Balbriggan;  in natural    color,    long
sleeves and three-quarter length  drawers.
At 50c, fine two-ply  Balbriggan; natural color; long sleeves, and ankle
length drawers.
Porous Knit  Underwear;  natural color;    long    sleeves    and    ankle
drawers;  at 50c per garment.
Also at 50c a garment;  fine  Nainsook  I'nderwear;   white, sleeveless
and knee length.
Combinations at $1.00.
At 65c, a special double thread    Balbriggan:    superior    grade;    best
iateen facings; long sleeves and ankle drawers.
Also at 65c, "Penangle," natural  Merino I'nderwear;   Just righl   for
Bummei   wear, with long sleeves and ankle drawers.
At $1.2*) ��� ne light summer weight Wool Underwear; In natural, white
and pink
Stanfield's  i'i 51 Summer  I'nderwear, $1.45.
Stanfield's   Oreen   and   Black   Label,   fine   summer   weight,   -ilk   and
.'. m I   sill- and linen, and natural wool underwear;  regular $2.00 and
$2.60 values;  a    Bl7.es.  Saturday Special. $1.45 a garment,
Striking Values in Straw Hats and
Panamas
Vim Knglish Pedal Straw,-: In Panama shape; black trimmings, and
good leathei sweat pads; ver;. comfortable and a style that mosi
men like: every size in stock.    Prices;
$1, $1.25, $2  N,   $2.50
Best English Boater Straws, in fine dreBsj styles; best black trimmings, and  easy fit sweat pads.    Price
$1, $1.50, $2,    $2.50
Our  Pricer  on   Panamas Cannot Be   Duplicated.
Refore  you  select   youi   Panama,  come  in and  examine our values.
livery hat is a genuine South American band-plaited product; all
sizes,     McAllister's  Prices:
$4.50, $5, $6.50, $7.50 and $8.50
Buy Flags for Victoria Day, May
25th, at McAllisters
Our  Btock  oi   British  anil  Canadian   Flags  is  large  and   varied.
Flags,   supplied   on   stick,   from, l   Ca OCf*
each     WO TO WWW
Red, white and blue self-colored bunting, C(*
Per yaid  WW
BUY NOW. EE  PREPARED.
Big Savings on Curtain Goods
Xets. Scrims, Voiles, Muslins and Casements: all at prices which
mean an immense saving on every   window.
Bungalow  Nets;   ecru. Arab, cream  or   white;   patterns  to  suit any
room; 35c and 40c values.   Per yard OCf*
Scrims, bordered or plain; 35c lines.   Sale Price. OC|��
per yard      fcww
Voiles;   hemstitched  and   with  fancy   floral   borders;   in   all  colors;
ground, cream or ecru;  regular 35c and 40c.    Sale Price, OC|��
per yard    fcww
Cotton Casements; single fold;   conventional designs; 80c      IT A I*
and 25c valui s.    Sale I'riee, per yard      I I 2��
Double-fold Cotton Casements;  54 inches wide;  ecru and  Arab;  with
fruit and floral borders: very serviceable and easily washed;      OC|%
ri gular 7���r)C.    Sale  Price,  per yard    fcWW
Colored  Madras:   a large assortment of designs and colors;   values
from 75c to $1.50 per yard.    Sale Price Cft 4*
per yard     Www
Bedding Specials All   This Week
Blankets,  Comforters,  Pillows, all sizes, all colors, at prices very
much less than usual.
White Blankets, 80x60; a fine, soft, medium weight that will wash well
and wear well; pink or blue borders; regular $5.00 values.   4* A  JIJ
Sale Price   wl.fcW
Same quality; larger size; 64x84; heavier weight; regular     QL\A   QC
$5.50   values.   Sale Price   94.WW
Heavy Soft White Wool Blankets:  si'/.e 88x86;  weigh; 8       *������  Oj?
lbs.    regular  $7.75.    Sale  Price    9 I afcW
Pure  Fine Scotch  Wool  Blankets;   soft  and  white;   whipping  singly;
size  ��Sx8(i;   regular  $10.50. #>q ^ffl
Sale i'riee  9w. I W
ry.Blan.ket8: $2.50 to $6.50
Point Blankets; red, brown, fawn, silver gray and khaki;      &4.   t\l\
5!h. to i'-lb. Per lb, at       91 "UU
Furniture Specially Priced for the
Careful Buyer���A Lot of Useful
Articles for the Den, Parlor and
and Living Room
Ladies' Desk;    golden finish; has drop writing       (4 4   ftft
table and  pigeon  holes;   regular  $17.  Special 9 I  I .UU
Ladies' Desk, in solid oak; fumed finish; has large drawer.
pigeon holes and  drop  writing table;   reguiar        C1C  Cfl
$19.50.     Special     91 O.WU
Den Table; In quartet oak: fumed finish; round     (SA CC
top;   regular  $12.50,    Special       3 I W.WW
.Morris Chair;   solid oak;   fumed  finish;   loose        C 1 C  OC
leather cushions:  regular $20.00.    Special    91 W.fcW
.Mahogany   Parlor  Table;   round  or  square  top; tfTP  OC
regular  $9.00.     Special    9 ' afcW
Mahogany   Music   Cabinet;   regular   $10.50 CQ   ftft
Spi cial   9w.Uw
Quartered Oak Music Cabinet; regular $16.00. C 1 >l ftft
Special    9 I ***t.WW
Magazine Stands;  In quartered oak;  fumed or        9*A  7C
golden finish; regular $6.00,    Special  9^. I w
Regular $8.50. q��^ ��jg
Special       9 ��� .fcw
BIG   SPECIAL   IN   GUARANTEED   FELT   MATTRESS���
$15.00   FOR  $12.00.
This is a high-grade Mattress, and is the hi st value ever offered
for the money. It is built of layers of pure white sanitary cotton
felt, and is guaranteed not to break or get lumpy. They are
"Guaranteed Alaska Bedding Manufacture." and will give
lasting satisfaction. We have only a limited quanlty at this
price;   regular  $15.00. CIO  ftft
Special     9lfc.UU
PICTURE   SALE.
Values   from   $3.00  to  $5.00.     Your  choice fl�� 4   f\f\
Buy Your  Staple Goods at This
Special Purchase Sale
$1.7".   heavy,   plain   and   twilled
cotton  Bed Sheets;  double    bed
size.    Sale   Price,
per pair 	
$1.35
$1.95
Bedspread;
$1.45
Pillow
de. Sale
45c
Pillow
*s   wide.
55c
$2.76 h> mstitched double bed
size fine Cotton    Sheets.    Sale
Price,   per
pair	
>7 im   flni   Grecian   Bedspread;
ize 70x90     Sal
i rice, each   ...
35c pair plain cotton Pillow
Cases, 10x42 inches wide. Sale
I 'ni, i.'. o pair ���
for    	
40c    pair    Hemstitched    Pillow
Cases;    in.   47',   44   inches   wide
Sale   I'riee,   two
pairs  for   	
.;���"���(��� Bleached and Unbleached
Cotton Sheeting; 70 Inches
uide; strong, durable. Sale
Price,  per pCr
yard      fcWW
65c pair white or colored
Bath Towels; large size. ACg%
Sale Price, pair    ���fwW
25c Butcher and Waist l.inen:
tor Middy Blouses, etc.; one
yard  wide.    Sale OCf*
Price, per yard   fcWW
30c Urown Dress Holland; I'or
Children's dresses, suits, rompers, etc.; 2,2 inches wide. Sale
Price,   per OOl r\
yard  fcfc 2 w
20c
9c
25c and 27M>c   Circular   Pillow
Cottons;     close    even    weave
pure.    Sale Price,
per yard  	
12Vac   English     l.ongcloth;     '.'A
inc. lies   Willi.     Sale
Price,  pe,   yard   , . .
'.'������-.   Fine    Nainsook;   perfectly
pin e; evi a   weave;    17   inch's
wide.    Sab   Price, 11*%
pe. yard      I  I W
20c Fine Nainsook; 36 inches
wide.    Sale  Price, 4 A.
per   yard         I fcw
TODAY'S SPECIALS.
Seersucker, in stripes and
en cks; a line linen fabric;
most suitable lor children's
wear; comes in blue and white,
pink and white, gray and
w'.'ile,   black   and     while;   regu-
Parr.c2e0c:���8a!e 15c
Cotton Crepe; the best washing and wearing fabric tor
ladies' and children's wear We
have a splendid range of all
the leading shades; pink, pale
blue, slate, green, cream, fawn,
stone gray, white, hlack; regular 20c.    Sale dg
Price        | QQ
Fancy Crepe; these come in
narrow hair stripes, pink and
white, brown and white; pale
blue and white, hello and
white; makes up into dainty
summer dresses, and has a
nice, soft appearance; regular
20c.    Sale 4 m. .
I'riee    1 f J C
SHOP IN NEW WESTMINSTER
Limited
and shop at McAllisters.
Ladies' Ready-to-Wear Department
Offers Numerous Bargains for Today
Any lady wanting a smart and up-to-date Suit. Coat or Ih-esg at a
very moderate price, should visit the Iteady-to-Wear Department on
our first floor. We are well stocked with all kinds of wearing apparel
and we are sure to have Just the very thing you want. The price
put upon every garment was very carefully considered so as to effect
a quid, purchase.
Stylish Cutaway Models of English Navy Serge Suits, Special at $16.50.
These are a strictly tailor-made suit, superbly cut, beautifully tailored
and well put together. An exquisite quality all wool serge. Coat Is
made in either cutaway or Square front style, and the skirt is plain
tailored, with high waist band; regularly sold at $30.00. C1C CA
Very Specie! lor  91 O.OU
Nsvy and Brown Brocaded Suits, Very Special at $16.50.
A  lovely  material,  well   made  up  into  a  stylish   looking  suit,  with
coat out  in  square  front style, and  skirt  in  new   model,  draped  a
little at each side seam, and beautifully satin lined. C 1 C  CO
A suit worth $20.00.    Very Special at  91 OeWW.
New Sport Coats, Special at $12 80.
A very choice assortment in stock, representing all the newest styles
and colors; ln serges, cords, tweeds, diagonals and other cloths;
also in black and white checks, gray and green checks, and tango
and gray checks. Kvery coat is worth at least CIO CA
$16.00,    Our Special Price Is   91 fc��wU
BEAUTIFULLY MADE SILK AND SATIN DRESSES ARE OFFERED
AT A BIG REDUCTION OFF THE REGULAR PRICES.
Our Regular $35.00 Dresses, Special at $28.75.
Vou should see these wonderful dress's at this very special price.
All are absolutely new and most up-to-date; exquisitely trimmed and
perfect In any style requirements; a good variety of colors, and in all
sizes. Every dress is marked with the regular selling ffOQ **7E
price or $35.00.    Our Special Price is   9��*Wa I W
Any Silk or Satin Dress Usually Sold at $25. Very Special at $18.75.
Kvery dress we guarantee perfectly new and up-to-the-minute in
style; in colors black, brown, navy. Alice blue and tan, and In all
sizi s; never were belter values ever offered. Buy your summer or
evening dress now and save;  regular $26.00, CIO  7C
Special   for    9 ��� O. I W
LADIES' WAISTS WERE NEVER OFFERED AT  BETTER PRICES.
ALL WAISTS ON  BARGAIN TABLES AT
EXTRAORDINARY   PRICES.
Table No. 1.   Waists at 95c Each.    Regular Values to $2.50.
A choice stock of new Waists, in tan and white vestings;  linen, with
lace   trimmed,   hlack   sateens,   flannelettes   and   while,   embroidered
lawns;   all   very   pretty   waists  and   good   style   patterns;   and   in   all
sizes;   Tegular   values   to   $7'.7,n. OC��%
Special at, each   www
Table  No.  2.    Waists  at  $1.25.     Regular  Values  to  $3.75.
These come  in  a  better quality  muslins,  white  vestings,  fancy  linens
and   black  sateens.     Tlie   linens,   muslins  and   vestings   are   daintily
trimmed  with   fine  lace,  and  some  are  nicely  embroidered;   regulai
values to $3,75.    Spi cial  at, ��4    ^g
each    9 I ���fcW
Table No. 3. Waists at $1.95 Each. Regular Values to $4 95.
These conies in satin stripe delaines, new Balkan waists In red. tan
and navy; striped woollen delaiiu-s with silk tie; Striped "Viyella"
waists in navy, red and gray, and white, and finished with pink-
tie. These are real good values; regular values to $4.05. ��4 QP
Special at       91 "WW
Hardware Special       Crockery Specials
Tin- "Dana" Ice ''ream Frtezer
is   waterproof   and   brine   proof Special     sale    of     fine     China
and   will   freeze  cream   in   lour Cup-, and Saucers;    white    w it i
minutes  and     costs     no     more gold band; In assorted    shapes;
than the ordinary  kind : ,..,���
1 quart size $2.25 "'"'    reKular    **������""    ���'    <-*ozen
7 quart  size   . . .                       $2.75 vajue for,                               4 E_
3 qua rt size   $3.25 each      I WW
fi quart size           $5.00
The ideal Refrigerator Is made
of w-ell seasoned  hardwood  and
varnished,   thoroughly    Insulat- '   M"    ���i"'('i;'1     ������'    ������''���' '���''���"'���
ed   and   all   inferior   parts     are Crepe    Tissue     Paper    in     Un
removable   for   cleaning;     three basement;        the     regular     10(
sizes.    Bach: rolls, at eight OC**
$10.50, $12.50, 25c
$15.00
Lacquerette   ls   a     high     grade A   Big  Special.
varnish    stain    for    beautifying ,.  .     ... ,,  ���        .     ,,
and  renovating  old  or  new-fur gut    Mass     Salt   and     Pepper
niture or floors;  made in oak. SMI"���   Bterl,n8 tops' 1-1
mahogany,   walnut,   cherry   and ,    ."" 75C
moss green;     in    full    imperial Per pair          WW
measure cans:
'���i   pints    20c
i^   pints    30c I   pint  Whin-  Ironstone  Cream
Pints    50c Jugs;   reg.   15c  value. |J^
Quarts       90c Each WW
A Few Remnants Left-Prices Again
Reduced
If you are wanting School Presses, or Kxtra Skirts, etc., come and look
these through. Each piece Is a bargain and you will save money
i. they fill your wants.    All lengths in the selection
$2.75 Silks now $1.65
Tha* Usually Sell as High as $2.75. for $1.65 a Yard.
This lot includes some novelty dress lengths, in various makes ol
Silks, as Itroche Crepes, Channelise ia plain shades; Silk Crepes. Shot
Taffetas, etc., In colors of purple, gray, pink, navy, tan, brown and B
number of cream ground. Broche Crepes, with small colored floral
designs; the season's newest novelty, Every piece double width,
and a rare bargain; all pure silk. Vour choice of a good *��4 g|?
assortment.    All  at,  per  yard    9 " "WW
We Carry All Kinds cf Travelling
Equipment
Juvenile Suitcase: made of dark brown fibre; steel frame and
valance; leather comers; leather filled handles; hiass lock and
catches;  fancy checked lining.    Prices:     14-inch, $1.50;      J��<   f|f|
16-Inch, $1.75;' 18-lnch 91 ��UU
Suitcase, made ol fibre matting; strong frame; heavy leather corners; good steel lock and catch's; strong handle and fancy checked
lining.    Plrces;     24-inch, $2.00; ��1��p  OC
26-Inch  wfc.fc-w
Suitcase, made of good grained kratol; Japanned corners; steel
frame and valance; good brass locks and catches; good leather
handle;  inside straps;    24-inch. $2.25; ffO  ��Zf\
28-inch  9fc.-wU
Suitcase, made of heavy, light or dark brown film ; deep .style; seal
loped leather corners; swing handle; good brass lock and heavy
catches; tancj cloth lining; pocket in lid; two 2%-inch straps all
ronnr';   patent  frame lot  strength, durability and  neat       4*C  gZ(\
ness.    24-lnch,  $5.00;   26-lnch    ww.wU
Suitcase, selected solid leather; steel frame and valance; good
brass lock and catches; figured cloth lining: inside straps; good
leather   handle;   leather   straps   all   round;   24-inch, ����y  J-f|
$7.00;   26-inch    *���*** ��� �����***
Club Hag; smooth grained cowhide; out seam; leather covered
frame- hrass lock and catches; cloth lined; inside pocket; heavy
leathei   corners;    well   rivetted;    14-inch,   $7.00; ��>A   fjf-|
16-Inch, $7.93;   18-Inch wW.wU
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