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 Volume's     J- 74.
"*���
NEWHvpSTMINSTER.J*. JC, MONDAY MORNING, JUNE 1, 1914.
Price Five Cents,
p :<<ai vEssa
ARRIVES AT QUEBEC
1 todies of Empress of Ireland   Victims   Await
Identification.
One Hundred and Seventy-six Caskets j
Ranged in Orderly Array, Viewed by
Thousands in Search of Loved Ones
���-ona Freight Shed Used as Mortuary Chamber���Claiming of the
Dead Was Slow.
HOUSE MAY PROROGUE
FRIDAY OR SATURDAY
rr**-******
PROVEDtfttlENCi
AT SATURDAY'S EIRE
DIAZ EOR PRESIDENT
OE MEXICAN REPUBLIC
Members of Department Proved Themselves Capable Men���Able Assistance Rendered by Monitor.
Much Business Still to Be Considered
Including Voting Estimates���
Short   Debates.
Quebec,   May  Sl.When   the  coffin
���hip, the Canadian government Lady
Ottawa, May 81.���AlLhoujfli there
is considerable liiiBlneas to be disposed of, including the voting of many
millions of estimates, It Is unite possible that prorogation may take plane
Friday or Saturday next.    The latest
On ;., bearing aboard her the scant and | report In regard lo the redistribution
pitiful   remnant or  the  nine  hundred committee Is  that  a  practical  unaiil
,     .,        , , ,    ..    moils  report  has  been
.and odd souls WOO went ilown to death ' r
the
DEPARTING HEADS
WERE HONORED
^^^^^^^^^^      reached,  that
 boundaries of  the  constituencies
us the empress of Ireland, gored toU�� agreed upon will be submitted to
her very vitals by the collier Storstad,iparliament iii the course of a day or
ki-i ied over and sank  In tlie lev  wat-  tW() all,J ,,liU the bill will go through
en of the st. Lawrence, entered the*10* V,SL lHU? ^�����?��Bio�� ���'��� th('
,     . ,,,,.,. I bouse.    'I here  is  likely  to  be  a eon-
harbor of Quebec this morning, it was i)deraDle deDat0 (;I1 ,m. Farm���,H bailk
tn i'T  blue and sunny skies that  but j legislation and  a  short  naval  debate
ill agreed with her mission of,gloom,    ion tin- estimates of the marine depart-
Except lor tiie coffins ranged in or- menV but nl1 oth��r business is likely
,,      .    ���, .1,1., I lo  slip  through  quickly,   so  that   the
deny array  on  the  deck,  there     was hope tlial ���rfmiWt|ol, w,��� tak(. ,,,���<.���
nothing lo indicate that the little ves- before another Sunday  is quite likely
Bel   was not returning  from an  ordi-jto be realized
nary* trip for the government    The
significance of the  Lady drey's voyage w.is to come later in the morning, i
when the coffins, with their slim, cold I
burdens   were  uncovered  to the  gazeil
ol   those   oresent   in   the   sheds   and.
flwi.I by the majesty of death, report
it.',  railway officials and other*  who
had  obtained  entry  to  the    mortuary
chambr   watched   the  bereft  passing
down tiie silent rowH and seeking, for
l lie  most  part  iu  [ear and  trembling.'
What   bad   been   bone   of   their   hone,',
flesh   of  t'.ieir  flesh,   blood  of   their
blood
The Livinq and the Dead.
Then   were many  touching scenes,!
many a  sorrowful  encounter of  thei
living with tlie dead.   There was lit-
tii  of the ghastly horror such as tea
lured   tin-   arrival   at   Rimouskl   when1
Ihey met clammy, cold corpses, often
naked  and  contorted,  were  piled  iii
mon ai random on tin- wharves Just,
nn they had been taken from the wat-
<���:-.-  that  drowned  them,     Here  every
body was decentlv covered and    ar���
ranged   in   its   coffin,     The   hair   bad
been sniothed back, the eyes covered.
the .lands folded as in  resignation on |
the  breast, I
Outside the long freight sljed was
heavily draped In black and the flag
draped solmenly In honor of the oc-,
caslon. Over the windows were sheets
fastened to shut out tin
Miss Scott, Miss Gray and Miss Scad
ding of the  R. C.  Hospital  Presented   With   Gifts.
New Westminster's lire department
passed a high test of efficiency at the
Saturday morning lire of the Brack-
nian Ker building which was reported
In The News of that day. Although
the damage ran between MO.UUU and
��� 7,0,(11111 the men under Chief Watson
deserve high commendation for their
work In preventing the flames from
destroying neighboring buildings,
| while the water pressure ably demonstrated Its value when no less than
eight streams were playing on the
conflagration at one team with a
pressure of 170 pounds.
Not since the Koyal City mill lire
of three summers ago has the department been put to such a test as
on Saturday morning and the fact
that adjoining buildings such as the
city market and Captain Mayers' coal
yard were saved speaks highly of the
work of the men of the three stations.
Throughout the day a stream of
water was played on the ruins of the
gram storage building, several hose
lines being run underneath the 1!. 0.
E. It.. C. I'. It. and Oreat Northern
trucks in order not to interfere with
traffic.
A Shetland pony and a coll stabled
In the building prior to being taken
down the river were burned, also a
new auto delivery truck and a Ford
car.
Monitor Does Good Work.
The monitor used In sulolng sand
from harbor work barges played an
important part In the tire fighting.
The six inicb stream was shot over
the coal wharf a tew mlnlutes after
the fire started and checked the progress of the flames until the arrival
of tlle depart ment from No. 1 station.
Chairman Annandale. of the city
harbor committee of the city council,
got busy Saturday morning locating a
position where the Rrackmaii-Ker
company could continue business until permanent quarters are obtained.
Hue to several cars of feed being on
the   tracks   the   company   has     been
Constitutionalist   Leaders     Interested
in His Candidancy���Gomez Also
Mentioned   for the   Office.
NO STATEMENT BY
CAPTAIN ANDERSON
TWO pretty ceremonies were enacted on Saturdaj at the Royal Columbian hospital In connection with the
departure of three heads of the institution. In the morning Dr. (1. B.
Drew, on behalf of the entire medical
fraternity of the city, made the pre-
sentation of a beautiful pearl necklace
and pearl .unburst to Miss Jesse T.
Scott, lady superintendent. Dr, Drew
expressed appreciation of the work of
Miss Scott at the institution during
the past few year��. adding tlie hope
that she would see fit to reside un
the Pacific const anil especially in
New Westminster. Miss 4 ray, assistant superintendent, was the reclp-
aze of the | lent of two handsome volumes of re-
Wasbington, May HI.���prominent
agents of the constitutionalist, movement In Mexico conferred here today
with I.ills Cabrera as tbe centre of
interest.
Luis Cabrera, whom General Carranza hurriedly summoned from Europe, ftafael /.iiuaran. minister of tiie
interior in tlie Carranza cabinet, and
Jose Vaiicoiicelos, a second emissary
of the northern Mexican leader, were
together  throughout   the   day.
The three constitutionalist leaders
were plainly interested in Felix Diaz
for presidential candidate, whose representatives have twice appeared at
Niagara Kails, and Vasquez Gomez,
a prominent Mexican who was an adherent of Madero, but who has not
allied himself with the present constitutionalist movement under Carranza. Gomez left Mexico after the
accession of Huerta to power and has
since lived In the United States.
Senors Ziibaran. Cabrera and Vsh-
concelos apparently think Diaz and
Gomez may be under consideration
by the mediators. They do not look
upon Diaz with favor but speak more
favorably of Senor Gomez.
The Brazilian minister at Mexico
City informed the state department
today that Garcia Muro, read Admir- i o'clock tomorrow
al Fletcher's missing Cuban messenger, had been located In the Mexican
capital aud was planning to return
to Vera Cruz.
American Consul Stadden reported
that he was about to leave Mazatlan
to re-open the consulate at Guaymas
Sonora.
U. S." AND HUERTA
TO MAKE AGREEMENT
Mexico's Agreement to Plan Expected
Today���Carranza To Be Ignored
for   Present.
I Storstad Served With Writ
for $2,000,000 Damages
by C. P. R.
Norwegian Vessel But Slightly Dam-
��8ed By Collision Which Sank Em-
perss of Ireland���Carried Cargo of
Coal���Only Officials Allowed To
Board the Ship.
Niagara Falls, Out.. May III.���The
South American envoys, lt became
known tonight, have virtually resolved to go ahead with their plans for
a two party agreement between the
United States and the Huerta government and for the time being ignore
the question of constitutionalist representation.
The Huerta delegates expect to receive tomorrow General lluerta's approval of the essentials of the peace
plan, together with his opinion on
some of the names suggested for the
uew government. The American delegates have much information along
this line today  from  Washington.
There is to be a conference at 11
WM. MOIR TAKES
CYANIDE OE POTASSIUM
ANNUAL CONVENTION
Of ROYAL TRUE BLUES
able to locate an office and continue !
business in tin   old C, P. N. building I Found Dead Stretched Across His Bed
on Front street.
Manager W, H. Ker, of Vancouver.
was In the city Saturday and conferred with the local manager. W. J.
Mathers, as to the situation. Until
tbe arrival of .Managing Director
David Ker, who is in Kdmonton at
present, nothing definite Will be done I
as to permanent quarters, although it
is expected that the same location
will be arranged for with the harbor
committee of the city council.
Several Hours After Swallowing
the Deadly Poison.
Officers Elected and Satisfactory Reports   Received���Members  Enjoy Banquet in Evening.
Montreal, May 31. -The collier
Storstad, which rammed the Empress
of Ireland In the St. 1-awre.nce near
Father Point, Friday morning, reached here this afternoon under her own
steam. Contrary to the stories received regarding her condition, she
was very slightly damaged. Her stem
was bent back for over a dozen feet
above the water line and she stood
up straight. She has about 11,000
tons of coal on board.
Only a few officials were allowed
to board her When the vessel tied
up, a writ issued by the Canadian
Pacific railway, claiming $2,000,000
in the Quebec admiralty court, was
served on Captain Anderson and the
Storstad.
Captain  AnderBon  said    he    could
make no statement as the official of
the    Dominion    Coal    company,    the
charterer of the boat,  had  arranged
to do that.    It  was  said  by  seamen,
although   they   had   been   warned   by
| their officers not  to talk  to newspa-
I per men, that Captain Anderson was
I off duty at the time of the accident
and  that  the ship had  been  ordered
astern  before it struck the  Empress
a glancing blow.
curious and morbid. Within stretched three long tables covered with
white and hung with black. On these
the   coffins   were   reverently   laid   as
they were brought In on the shoulders of the bluejackets who acted as
pa,i bearers.   The Lady Orey brought
up   170   bodies.     Many   of  the   coffins
contained valuables that had been
found on the (lead, and Jewelry still
gleamed on the waxen lingers, wrists
and throats.
Identification Slow.
At first only a few lids were raised,
and Identification was slow, the members of the  Salvation   Armv  and  one
ur two others being Ihe only persons
to meet with any success In recognizing  their  dead.     Hut  shortly   before
noon there was a  general opening of
the coffins and lt was then that thai
mot-t poignant grief was witnessed,     i
In the throng that had gathered for
the   purpose     of   Identification   there
wi re men and women from every part;
ut the globe, gathered together on the
reliance  of   gazing   for   the   last   time |
mi the dear, dead face of those whom I
they had loved and lost.
Many there were who were torn between the desire lo find those whom
they mourned and a dread lest the
features should be marred or unlove
Ij   oi   beyond   recognition  iu  death.
Grouped at one end of the second
table were two dozen little white
caskets within which the babies were
laid. They, at any rate, appeared to
have died peacefully and without tear,
one, n pretty, flaxen-haired child, perfectly formed, looked like a beautiful
Waxen doll. Person after person turned away crying from this little collec
J loll.
Agony of Death Struggle.
��� me some of the dead faces there
w^s still the agony of the death struggle, Some seemed to express astonishment and surprise, some fear and
consternation and others bitterness
nnd rebellion. Around the lips and
nostrils of a few stood a froth like
frozen foam of the sen. In some cases
it was flecked with blood, ln a few
canes also there was a little blood OU
the coffins or the garments, due or I
two bodies were badly gashed. Many,1
pi .haps the majority, had been bruised and battered by the debrla, and
Ihe bruises showed purple and black
agaitlil their ashen pallor. As the
tiay wore on the discoloration was increased by exposure.
But   there   were    some   whose   lips
wcre parted in a smile, who had evidently met their fate with unflinching resolution and Shining eves, ns
those who must have been at peace
with t'.ielr Maker. To look on them
W88 an inspiration. Willi them dentil
had no sting, the grave no victory. For
them their passing had no terrors.
Itatlror must it have been a glad, tri
umphal march,
productions  Of  famous   paintings.
On Saturday evening the nurses of
the hospital presented Miss Scott
with a kodak. Miss Oray with a hand-
some cut glass perfume bottle, while
Miss Scadding, niglii matron, received
a beautiful cut glass flower vase. In
responding to the gift Miss Scott expressed regret at her departure from
associations dear to her but reminded tiie nurses that the change of su-
perintndeiits would not affect them
in any manner, as she felt sure that
Miss Colvin, her successor, would soon
endear herself to the staff. Miss Gray
and Miss Scadding both made suitable responses to the gifts.
JOINT COMMISSION
INVESTIGAIES DISASTER
WOMAN ELECTED
SCHOOL TRUSTEE
Mrs.  Ann i  Doling Defeats  Male Competitors for Seat on Burnaby Board
on Saturday.
Dominion   Government     and     British
Board of Trade Will Inquire Into
Sinking of Empress.
Ottawa. May 31.���The Inquiry into
the disaster of the Empress of Ire-
laud will be conducted by a joint
commission, representatives of the
Dominion government and the British
board of trade. On Saturday afternoon the government received a cable
frtm lion. John Burns, president of
of the Hrltish board of trade, asking
that any investigation should be jointly conducted, as it was the desire
of the Iiritish board of trade to cooperate with the Canadian authorities. Tbe suggestion was at once acceded to by the government
On Sunday a second message was
received, stating that Mr. George
Vaux, a marine expert, who would be
the representative of the board of
trade, had sailed today on the George
Washington, and would arrive in Canada .lune S. Between now and that
due the representative of the Canadian government will be chosen. The
department of justice will also name
counsel, in order to insure a more
complete Inquiry,
111 view of the necessity of deferring ihe main enquiry for over a
week, it had been decided to have
Captain Lindsay, former wreck commissioner, but now superintendent of
St. Lawrence pilots, conduct a preliminary investigation whicli will be
opened at Montreal Monday. The object of this Inquiry Will be to get the
declarations of the survivors before
they leave for their homes, the evidence taken to be made use of when
the full Inquiry is held. It has not
been decided whether the commission will sit at Montreal or Quebec.
Tired t>(  life,  William  Molr. a resident of this city, living at the corner
of   Tenth   street   and   Third   avenue,
committed  suicide  yesterday  morning
In the Colonial I otel.    Cyanide of potassium was used as the poison, a lit-
the  cannlater  containing  the  crystf.
substance being found on the dresser
in his room.    Mr. Moir, who was about
40  years old.  registered  at  the  hotel
late Saturday night.    At 7 o'clock yesterday   morning   he   is   said   to   have
I made his  way to the kitchen,  where
lhe secured  a cupful  of boiling water
I and a glass.    Returning to his room he
is supposed  to have dissolved the cy-
| anide, later pouring the fluid into the
glass.    Moir  was  found  by  a  China-
man  about  noon  yesterday  stretched
i across the bed.
Dr. McQuarrie was called and ordered tlie body removed to Murchie's
undertaking parlors, where he will
hold an Inquest at l:3n o'clock this
evening Moir was a machinist by
trade and in his business was fully-
conversant with cyanide and its quick
and drastic action.
He was unmarried, but leaves a
mother and one brother, both residing
at the corner of Tenth street and
Third avenue.
The convention of the Ixiyal True
Blue association ol British Columbia
was held in the K. of P. hall, New
Westminster.
The following officers were elected
for tlie coming year:   Worship grand
mistress, Mrs. .\. Green. Vancouver; J
deputy    grand      mistress,      Mrs.     J.
Holmes,  Vancouver;  grand  secretary.
S.  E.  Manner,  Central  Park;     grand
treasurer,     Roy     Page,     Vancouver;
grand   chaplain.   Rev.  Campbell.    Abbotsford;   grand  director of ceremonies,   .Mrs.  E.  Smith.  Abbotsford;     inside  tyler,    Mr.   McAlplne,    Eburne;
Outside tyler, R.  Barclay,  New   Westminster.
The worshipful grand mistress. Mrs ,   uperintendent8n|     , the K      , f<0luTn.
Ellen Hardie, presided   and   opened,^   h     ,   ,    J     M,    ���
the convention. .signed.     Miss  Colvin   arrived   in   the
Satisfactory   reports   from   Grand L^ ye8ter<_ay afternoon, spending the
Secretary S. E.  Harmer   and   Grand | ���,������. .. ._��� r. , ,,,!... ,._,,,,,?.	
WILL ASSUME CHARGE
OE HOSPITAL TODAY
Miss Colvin, the New Superintendent,
Arrived in the City Yesterday���
Retiring  Ladies Visit  East.
At 9 o'clock this morning Miss Colvin, recently of St. Luke's hospital, of
San  Francisco,  will assume  the lady
WATER FAMINE
f ACES MAZATLAN
Treasurer R. Page    were    read    and
adopted.
Organizers Mrs. M. Green, Mrs. M.
S. Rennie and Mrs. E. Smith also reported, detailing the progress and
work   of   the    association.    Eighteen
and!
night at the home of Miss McGillvray
Sixth avenue, who assumes the position of assistant superintendent of the
institution, taking the place of Miss
Gray.
Miss Colvin, before accepting charge
. .... -,, ,,   , , ,    i of   the   California   hospital,   was   sta-
orphans -fre beingproyided for in the jUoned in the ,Roya, Victorian hospital.
Montreal, where she received her
training.    This  is  not her first  visit
Probably with a view t,i ending the 1
continued verbal rifts in the BurnabyI
se '.(���il board for the past two years,
the electorate Of that municipality on
Saturday sent a woman to the head of
the list, Mrs. Anna Doling, of Edmonds, beating out Messrs. Frank
Russell and T. W. Mayne in the mini-
lie.   of  votes cast.
Frank Russell is the other successful candidate, his male opponent coming in a poor third. The vote was as
follows; Mrs. Doling, 175; Frank Russell.  IBS;  T.  W.  Mayne.  111.
M.s. Doling Is the first woman member of the school board In any municipality on the lower mainland under
the recently amended school act whicli
permits women, having the necessary
property qualifications, to become
school  trustees.
Only a small vote was  polled. West
Hurnaby.  Central   Park   and  Kdmonds'
Dolling   the   greater   part   of  the   175 :
cast. 	
j    The   reorganization   meeting  of  thej     T]ie f*re department was called out
S hoard will lie held this week at West j |a���, |Mt ntg-lt  tn ��� fil.(, whlcn sl.u.,ei-
FRED SMITH  RESIDENCE
DAMAGED BY  FIRE
Besieging   Mexicans  Succeed   in  Cutting Off City's Supply of Water
���Provision  Barges Captured
On board l'. S. S. California. Mazatlan, Mex.. May 31, -The water famine which constitutionalists besieging
Mazatlan have been seeking to precipitate, in that city, is In full swing.
Tonight the electric light plant shut
down from lack ol' water, adding materially to the discomforts and dangers of the siege. Tbe advantage to
the constitutionalists of the resultant
darkness was shown almost immediately by the cutting out of three barges loaded with provisions which were
destined for the starving federals and
the power launch which was towing
them,
Reliable reports today from Guadalajara were that all federal troops
there except a fatigue garrison of 250
men have been withdrawn to Mexico
City Barbed wire entanglements
have been run around the city.
A red cross hospital ship is badly
needed on the west coast.
orphanage     on    Ninth     street
educated by the association.
In the evening the delegates were
entertained to a banquet by the Royal
City chapter, No. 162. Worshipful
Mistress Rlackburn presided and
speeches were made by Revs. A. E.
Mincott. F. XV. Kerr. Campbell, and
Mayor Gray, II ,H, Mackenzie. I). W.
Cross, Messrs. Garrett. Hansford, T.
Proctor, Page, Harmer. T. Hart-lay,
Mrs. M. Green, Mrs. M. S. Rennie.
Mrs. E. Smith.
Tiie New Westminster delegates
present were Mrs. Rennie. Mrs. Hardie. Mrs. Blackburn. Mrs. Marshall,
Mr-i. Pope, Mrs. Cook, Mrs. McBroom,
an J Mrs. .Jarclay. Past Grand Mis-
tn js Mrs. K. Pelkey was also pres-
e..t.
instrumental   selections  were     nn-
to New Westminster, having spent a
short time here some three years ago.
when she came north on a vacation.
Lust night Miss Colvin and Miss McGillvray paid a visit to Miss Scott at
the hospital, although little time was
available to inspect the new institution.
"I'm afraid 1 can give you but little
for publication," said Miss Colvin
I last night, when interviewed by The
! News. "You see 1 have only been in
the city four hours, and therefore
1 know nothing whatever personally of
! the institution of which I am to take
I charge. This time next week 1 can
i probably tell you more of what is hap-
] pening at the hospital, but at this
time it  is impossible and also out of
my  plans.
lered by Miss Munday and Miss Mc-! pia(.e  for me to announce
Martin. [even if 1 had made any."
Miss James was head of the re- Miss Scotl turns over the reins of
freshment committee and to her and office this morning, but will probably
ihe worshipful mistress much credit not )eave for tw0 or three (lavSi nav.
is due for tlle success of the banquet |ng offered all the assistance possible
and the arrangements for the conven- U0 \|*ss (-0|vln. Miss Scott will leave
tion. I for Alberta at the end of the month.
 *  I where she will spt nil the summer with
HINDU  IS CHARGED | Miss Gray on a  ranch  north of  Cal-
WITH PERJURY i gary. owned by the parents of Miss
Gray. She will return to Victoria in
the fall, where she will spend the winter Miss Scadding. night matron,
leaves   for  Toronto  some  time     next
An    extraordinary    sequel    to    the j
charge of shooting with Intent to mur- i
der,   laid   by   lbe   Hindu,   A.   Wilson, |      ^^^_^^^_^_^^_^^^_^^^_
Kburne, against Anne Jones and Char-1 mouth,  following a visit with  friends
lea   Jones.    Prior   street,   Vancouver,   *n Oregon.
happened  in  Kerrisdale  police  court i	
on   Friday. LOOKING FOR HIS WIFE.
As  a   result   of   the   evidence     the j 	
crown prosecutor, W. H. D. Ladner,
had Wilson arrested and he now lies
in  jail, charged   with   perjury.
Beyond the testimony of Wilson.
there was not a lithe of evidence
against Mr. and  Mrs. Jones,  but    on
George Whyte Goes East in Hopes of
Identifying His Loved Ones.
George Whyte. whose wife and baby
went down with the ill-fated Empress
of Ireland, left for the east on Saturday where he will try and locate the
Burnaby, when tlie election of a new
chairman, to take the place of Trustee
Herd, resigned, will be the principal
business. Trustee Coulter or Trustee-
(deet Russell are mentioned as possibilities.
Six  More   Injured.
Indianapolis,  Ind..   May  31.���Of the
six men injured yesterday in the BOO
mile automobile race. Joe Dawson
alone remained in the hospital today,
.'lis condition is serious.
underneath the stairway of the house
occupied by Mr. and Mrs. Fred Smith,
39 Begble street. The flames were
licking the interior portion of the
house when the alarm was sent in, but
a quick run bv the firemen and quick
action by the chemical and one-reel of
hose, soon quenched tlie blaze. Tiie
damage to the building will aggregate
about $76, although the smoke and water damaged the interior somewhat,
stations Nos. 1 and 2 answered the
call.
Hundredr Saw Him  Killed.
Denver.   Col.,   May   31,   -Harry   Cor-
I bett, an aeronaut,  plunged two  thousand  feet   to  death   today,  while    at-
j tempting a balloon ascension and parachute drop at Elltch's ('���aniens, a lo-
|cal amusement park.   Several hundred
people   witnessed   the   fall.     Corbett
fell, it  is believed,  when a  -trap  fastened about   lis wilst end attached to
the other side there was conclusive i two bodies from the hundreds of those
evidence by several witnesses of an I picked up in the St. Lawrence and
alibi.   In addition, there was the posi-  taken to Quebec.
live evidence of two witnesses who Mrs. Whyte did not intend to leave
swore that the Hindu had declared j for her home iu England until the
his intention of "getting''  Mrs. Jones I end cf June, but being acquainted with
bv shooting himself in the leg and
alleging that the lady was the perpetrator of  the  outrage.
The facts of the case were that
Wilson was found on Friday, May -J**,
with a bullet wound in his leg and
bullet holes in his hat.
It was proved that he had a grudge
against  the  Jones  and   had   been.  In
Mrs. Whitelaw of East Burnaby, who
was also drowned, she consented to
join  the party.
the bar of the parachute, broke when I consequence    of a  row    with    them,
he   attempted   to   leap   from   the   bal-1 bound  over   to   keep  the   peace   b.   a
loon. [Vancouver magistrate
Quelled Demonstration.
Washington, May 81.���Constitutionalist authorities  promptly  quelled  an
incipient anti-American demonstration
by intoxicated peons at Tampico yesterday, according to Rear Admiral
Badger's report to the navy department late tonight. PAGE TWO
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
MONDAY,   JUNE   1,   1914.
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; ing and  have not been  located. !
��   ���   ���
Homes, an Indian of Kamloops, was
found  not guilty  at the assizes  last
Friday   ou  a  charge  of  cattle   stealing.
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MONDAY MORNING,  JUNE 1. 1914.
ANOTHER  LESSON.	
Once again the world has been shocked into realiza-
tion of the fact that man has not yet solved the problem
of safe navigation and, at the cost of the loss of hundreds
of lives, it has been demonstrated that the greatest of the
ocean carriers are not immune from the casual dangers
of the deep.
No contrivance or system dependent on the human
mind for guidance can be considered exact. Man is fallible and his works are bound to reflect his weaknesses.! g* <*��' Indian reservei
"       ... .    , ���      ,        ,. ,     ,   The trip is being mi
sometimes when least expected and when the greatest
dangei is involved.
It is too soon yet to place responsibility for the wreck
of the Empress of Ireland, but the early verdict of public
opinion and high authority points to the captain of the
Storstad as the culpable person. If mature deliberation
and investigation bear out this view it will prove only one
thing, viz., that, no matter how careful the navigators of
one ship may be, their vessel is at the mercy of the carelessness and foolhardiness of every irresponsible commander sailing the same seas.
THE DOMINION BANK
W. D   MATTHEWS. VK>S-����..IO-NT.
��� ��� lOMUND S. OSLFd   M.P , PMSIOf NT,
C. A. BOGERT, General Manager.
Mike Hutchor, an old resident of
Fernie, was found dead in bed on
Sunday morning, death being caused
by   heart   failure
��� a. a
Four doctors  were  unable to  keep
Victor XV. Volght from cashing In his I
checks after a surgical  operation  in |
tbe Princeton hospital.   The K. I'.'s
buried him  with due honors.
��   ���   *
The point commission on Indian af-1
fairs is now at Hardy Hay in lis tour j
�� on the Island.
ide  mi   the  SS.
Tees, and the commissioner- will be
occupied  In this portion of the province until  late  in  .lime.
��� ���    #
Ilan Michel, an Indian, died at  I'd
uelet on Sunday last as a result of
drinking liquor manufactured by two
members of Ills tribe. The liquor
dealers, Francis William and Uclue-
let .lames, were arrested by Constable Kvarno and taken to Albernl,
Tru& Funds Should Be Deposited
In a Savings Account In The Dominion Bank.    Such funds are
safely protected, and earn interest at highest current rates.
When payments are made, particulars of each transaction may
be noted on ihe cheque issued, which in turn becomes s receipt
or voucher when cancelled by the bank.
NEW WE8TMIN8TER BRANCH :   a H. MATHEW80N, Manager.
Ten thousand   dollars   h.is   been
granted by Hon. Thos. Taylor for the
I North Fork road at Grand Forks and
] an  engineer is  being  sent  to    doter-
i mine  spending  of  same  to  the  best
advantage;  also $25,noo    lias    been
rant'il to the Johnson Smelting cor-
iceoiint for a certain
s or write-ups ol the
many and various places along the
Imperial Highway of Canada met
with stout opposition at one of the
recent meetings of the Chilliwack
board.
*    *    _
Reports of a  man,  believed  to  b"
mentally   affected,     insulting     young
ON THE RIGHT TRACK.
The Fraser Valley Development league paid a large poration or Noisoi
nortion of its debt of responsibility to the municipalities    _. * *  "   ,    . .    ,
j.n.n lium  u-  i(A3 uw-��w "�����     ~> i .7 r -j-),,, over zenlniisness of certain pa
which it represents on r nday afternoon when it decided j iicity firms in foisting on an inno
to appoint a market commissioner and to take up in dead te_^tmwi-
earnest the proposition of marketing the products of this
fertile section of British Columbia.
It need not be expected that the big bulk of the
work is finished with this decision; that is still to come;
but the announcement that a market commissioner is to
be engaged is evidence that the growers have come to,
T.  &   , ii ��� ,ii i i j>  ii  school   girls   while  on   their  way  to
realize that only by organization can they hope to get full school, were made to the victoria po-
vjIiio fnr 1-Vipii"* p-ffrirr-- -ic,; authorities.    The James iliy and
value ior tneil eiiorts. amitheastern section of the city, in
A great deal will depend on the man chosen for the the vicinity of schools, was scoured
new post and on him and his work during the first year J* ��ff";f��^��^"��>�� tor the man who
1    ..... . ,        ,  , ���        ...succeeded in eluding capture.
or so will depend to a large extent the ultimate success of j ...
the Scheme, I    The  Calgarj   oil    excitement    has
j spread.    Everybody is prospecting for
������������������' oil now.    The latest excitement  is at
THE PROVINCIALUNIVERSITY. Arrowhead.   Many   claims   have been
staked there and many indications of
It has been announced from Victoria that during the ��u have been discovered.  An Arrow-
i.i -ii i i     j j*       ii. i. ...   .:������ ���i>   head   company   has   been   formed   to
present week tenders will be asked for the construction ot ��� sillk one or more   wellg   and   tna
the first buildings of the Provincial University at Point around win be thoroughly tested.
vJl'Cy ��� .    ��� |    John Lynch was found guiltv at the
Word to this effect has been expected for some time assizes at Kamloops of the theft of
and, while the public generally recognized that a great ^HSKoSi b, Stabie'S
deal of preliminary work and investigation were neces- _ms McRary after a sharp chase
sary before actual building could commence, it was begin-; ����**�����'*!������?��"UviniTt
ning to be felt that some tangible evidence of the under- their verdict,  sentence was reserved
.,.���,,1 , ,-iti! the end of the assize,
taking was about due. -1 ...
It is fitting that in a province like British Columbia, a .chooi lacrosse league has been
filled v.'ith immense natural resources, the first buildings f��*'med between Enderty and   Arm-
, i jiijv.i ,i ���   _. i 'strong   schools   to   play   for   the   Joe
to be constructed should be those to house science classes: uiiy medals, The first game ot this
and the government is to be complimented on the generous league win be played between Ender-
.....     �� ... , .  ,    ..   . , .        j.       ,i ���    i i      by mid  Armstrong on  the 7'0th.    As
initial appropriation which it is making for this branch, the ReveUtoke schools have also re-
  ceived   medals  from   Lally  they   bad
THE ROYAL COLUMBIAN HOSPITAL.. ' '""' Btart  '"1 p_ay,l��0.
New Westminster mav be pardoned a thrill of pride    Thai Arrow lake is better stocked
when it contemplates the'new Royal Columbia Hospital ��� ufviJSJd'bvttS ���^�� Lyr
building, which was opened tor public inspection on 1* ri- Bportsmen tins month. The action
day afternoon.
While it is a fact that the old building has long been;
inadequate to meet the heavy demands on it for space and
convenience and the delays in outfitting the new one have
been many, still it is felt by all who were privileged to inspect the handsome and well-ecmipped structure last week
that it has been worth waiting for.
The manner in which all wants have been met bv the
board and the ladies of the auxiliary societies is a credit
to themselves and to the city, while the generosity of the
citizens who furnished private and public wards is still
further proof of that civic pride for which New Westminster has borne a name to conjure with through many
years.
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Work  undertaken  in    ,-iiv    nnd outside
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Phone 3d*.    I', o.  Hox *,U7.
FRATERNAL.
Loom.. No 164���meets ON FIRST
and third Tuesday in each month u t
tun. in tin- Labor Temple. A. J. Chn-u-
maa, Dictator; David Boyle, Paat Dictator; W. j. Qrovea, Secretary, :it
weatmtnater Trait BuJUduut.
NKW
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LODGE
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11.
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of  D.  C���
in-',
IS
first   ind
Hill
it   Friday
at   8  p.m.
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boi
Temple,
Seventh mul
ltuvul   ,l\
i nu,
\    Wills.
<Jn
f, Kxalli
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n-inry.
I. O. O. K. AMITY I.ODOK NO. .7 ��� TIIK
regular iiif-i'ilng of Amity Lodge, No,
77. I. O. 0. F., Is lii-lii every Mumlin-
nlght ut s o'clock In odd fellow*' ifau.
oorner Carnarvon und KiKiiiii Streem.
Vlsitltin liivthri-n rordlullv Invited,
if. XV. Banaater, N.O.; J. I.. Wn-'Hun.
v.it.: xv. c. Coatham, I'.o., reoordins
arcrotary; J. W. McDonald, tlnanclul
rnrii tary.
FUNERAL DIRECTORS.
\V.   K.   FAI.KS   ft   CO.,   6T.-61S   AONEB
atreet, ,,p|.,,��Hi, Camesle library, Uoit
up-to-date luin-rui  parlora In tba city.
SpnlnllBtM In Hlilpplnu.     Lady UHUlxtnrit
in attendanoe, Alwayi open, Day pbone
I7ii. niKiit phone 81.
lioWI'.I.I. (BUCCBBBOR TO CBN-
tn .4 Hanna, Ltit)���Funeral dlreotora
mid I'miiiiiiiiiiH. Parlor* ins Columbia
���treet,  New   lVe*tmln(t*r,    Phono B93.
BOARD OF TRADE.
BOARD OF TRADB���NBW WKSTMIN-
hiir Board of Trade meeti In tbe braird
room. City Hull, iiH follow*: Tiiini Friday of each month, Annual meetmK*
on tbe third Friday ot February, C. II.
si un rt Wade, Moratary.
PROFESSIONAL.
CORBOULD. GRANT & McCOLL, DAIt-
rlitera, Bolicltor*, ete 4u Lorne itret-t.
New WiHiiiiiiiHirr.    q, _j, Corbould   lv
l.'.     J.   It.   Urunl.     A. K.   MoColl.
ADAM     SMITH  JOHNSTON,     BARKIS-
ter-ot-law, Solicitor, etc, Bolicltor for
tiir Hunk of Vancouver. Office*: Mer-
ohant*' Hunk Building, M^ew VVeatroln-
Ki"r, 11. C. Telepbqn* No. l��7o. Oalila
nddri'BK "Jolniston." (..'ode vVeatvrn
Union.
W.   P. 11 ANSH
ORD,
BARRIS'
BR,    >(i.
licltor, ni-..
Colli*!
er Block, i
orner i io
lumblo  und
MiKi'
isle    mr'-'
ta,     N*'.v
Westminster,
B, C.
P, 0. box
2S6. Ti le-
pholiii   341.
WHITESIDE, _3DMOND8 & WHITE-
Bide���Bariiston and Solloltora, vsesi-
riiliist.-r Trual Dlk.. Columbia str,-i.
New Weatmtnater, ll. C. Cable addn-x*
"Whltealda," Western Union, P 0
Drawer 200, Telephone 89, \v j,
Whiteside, K. C., ll. I,. Edmonds, D.
Whltealde,
AMERICAN LADIES'  TAILORS
Invite the ladies of this city to  Inspect tbelr spring  stock  of the
latest fabrics aud  styles.    Special price for two weeks ouly $35 and
$40.    We guarantee perfect fit.
Corner Clarkson and Mackenzie Sts.
BOILERS
Riveted Steel Pipes
���      BURN OIL     ���
TANKS
VULCAN IRON WORKS. LTD.
P.   O.   BOX   442
TELEPHONE   12'
tlie government In compelling the m-
stallatlon of burners at tliewawmills
bas had a most beneficial effect that
can only be appreciated by those who
tried to catch fish there a year or so
5 CM HIS WAY
OUT Of STEEL BRIG
TRADE Of fRANCE
IN BAD SHAPE
Annual Reports Show Decrease i
parts  ar.cl  Outlook   Ic  Considered   Serious.
evei   Is lhe change for tbe worse In
April.   March "as bad enough In the
export  manufactures���generally    one
of the beat Items of French exports
but Anril was no better.    The figures all round, aa compare with 1913,
show an lncre.se of over ��1.000,000 in
I tho Importation of raw industrial ma-l
I terlal, but a deficit In the import of;
Ex-1 manufactured   goods  and   alimentary
i pn iluots, making the total import In-
j crease iittle moro than half a million.'
Kor   exports,   however,   the   only   in-
crease   was   a   unity   .CHO.OOO   In   raw
material, while there wan a decrease
nettini* on for o  million in  manufactured   articles,   and   one  of   ��700,000
in   foodstuffs   the  total   drop  during
April amounting to ��1,600,000.
In   other   words,     French     farmers
have  seen   their  exports  dwindle   by
I'aris,  May 31.   The    French    customs department today issued the statistics of the export and import trade i
of Franco with hei  colonies and foreign states for the first four months of I 22 per cent.,  Which  is a  very  BerlCUS
the year     These  figures  show  alto- outlook, especially when taken in con-
.-ether   ns  compared   with   the  corre-UuncU��n  wi��>  ^ (Ie[*0*.'   '"  tho  *'"'
* euue  from taxation during the samp
Bpondlng period of 1913. an increase of L,erlod.  All  points, indeed, to a real
nearly   is,000.000  In  imports,  but  a economic depression.
decrease  of over   ��2.000,000    In    ex-j
The Kaslo and Slocan railway will
be opened some time this month. By
this road the district through which
:! runs will b ��� given direct conn c-
tion with the main line of the C.P.
It. at Revelstoke. This line passes
through Bome of tho rlchesi mineral
in the lower district. The most Unpen.ml stations on this 1 ne are Nak-
usp, Iloscberg, Sandon Three Forks,
Ni '.. Denver and K tslo. The road
will be standard gauge,
*    *    +
The peo] 1" of Princeti n und the
surrounding district are patiently
waiting for the completion of the
Ki ttle Valley (C.P.R.) and th,- Vancouver, Victoria and Kustcrn I O.N.
it.i next year. Tins,, roads will mean
a   lot   to   Hie   people   and   to   the   dis
: tries.    .1.   M.  Wright, of the  Similkameen   Siar,   says:     "The   whole   dis-
I trict is waiting and longing   for   the
1 coming  change  from   stagnation    to
robust growth and development."
��    *    *
Attention is directed by a prominent
I local stockman to another lamentable
j illustration that the dread disease of
glanders, most common among horses,
ii. ty   may   he   contracted   readily   hy
man.    He pointed to a notice published in a scientific journal as follows:
j "Dr. Scanleslaus Droba, professor of
the University of Cracrow  and director of the  hospital, has died of glan-
Fireman    on    Board    Texas    Escapes
From   Prison   by   Cutting   Hole
Through   Metal   Walls.
Nl w Vork, May 31. Cold I i'iseis
may supplant anno,' piercing shells for
use In the big guns of the navy If
the lesson administered by >'. Mltsky,
fireman of the second class on the
superdreadnotight Texas, is put to
profit.
Mltsky was put In tho brig, or ship'
prison, und apparently didn't like  [t.
| At any rate, he secured a cold chisel
and cut his way through the steel wall
i f tin- brig. Then he crawled out on
a grating and squirmed up through a
ventilator to the deck. Without stopping to bid adieu to the officer of the
deck, Mltsky slipped down the side of
'the Ehip on a rope Into the drydock
where the Texas lay In the navy yard,
lie was missed at midnight. Since then
a quiet but energetic search has been
I made for him.
��� One of the strangest things about
tho escape was that a marine sentry
was within ten feel of Mltsky all the
evening. The only explanation the
Bentry could give was that there was
so much hammering aboard the ship In
j getting her ready lo sail that he did
f tiie noise as com
panies iu the sUtc within its fold.
..un.oe.s are encouraged to study the
civic duties and opportunities that
women already possess, and to make
use of them, The encouragement of
social service for the benefit of the
community is also insisted on,
Speaking of the necessity for the
inclusion of the woman's point of view
in matters concerning the national
welfare, Lady St, Davids suggested
that if the advice of women hud been
Bought on matters relating to emigration there would not be so many young
men condemned to celibacy In our
oversea dominions, or so many women
left io become old maids in Kngland
In this and  the  next generation.
J. sril.WKt.l. CLUTE, BARRISTER-
nt-lftW, solicitor, etc, corner Columbia
und McKenzie streets, New WestSBiln-
sli-r,  li. C.    P. O.  Hox 112.    Teloi*uni]
710.
J. P, HAMPTON BOLE, BARRISTER.
Solicitor nnd Notary, Offices, H.nt
Block, 28 Lorne street, nvw vVi st.i lister, B, C,
MCQUARRIE, MARTIN & CA88APV
Barristers nnd Sollcltora. G0.*i to .13
Westmlnatei Trust Block. Cl :���'.. rtur-
lin. W H. McQuarrie and Oc-orgo L.
Co Bendy,
lows Lumber &
limber Co., ltd.
8YNOPSIB  OF   COAL   MINING   RBUU-
LATIONs!
i ��> \ I. MINING li-hts of Hi' Pomli.lcn
In Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberm,
tlie Yukon Territory, the Nurilnvst Territories and lu a portion of the Province
of British Columbia, may be leased for u
term ol twenty-one years ut an annual
rental "t %\ an acre. Not moro than _;Su0
acres will be leased to bne applicant.
Application for n lease must bo made
by tho applicant In person to tho Agent
or Sub-Agent nf lbe district In which the
rights  applied   fur  avi.  situated.
In surveyed territory the land must be
described by sections, or legal sub-dl i-
nions ui sections and In uusurvoyed territory thf tract applied for shall be s'.u,' ���!
out !���-/ tlie applicant himself.
Bach application must be accompanied
by a I" of $."> which will be refunded ir
tin- rlious applied for are not available,
but nol otherwise. A royalty shall be
paid mi the merchantable output ot the
mine at the rate uf five conts per ton
The person operating tho mine shall
furnish tin- Agent with sworn l'-t*ll'llis
accounting for the full quantity of mer-
chantabl ial mined and pay tho royalty thereon. If tho coal mining rlghta
are not being operated such returns should
be furnished at least once a year,
The h-.-iHi: win Include the coal  mining
I rights  only,   but   the   lessee   will   be  her-
I mined   to   purchase   whatever   nvallable
surfucn  right   may   be  considered   necessary for the working ui the mine at the
rate of $1" an acre.
For full Information application Bhould
be nu.do in the Secretary of the Department of the  Interior, Ottawa, or to nny
Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion  Lands,
\V. W   CORY,
Deputy Minister of the Interior,
N.B.���Unauthorised publlcutl f this
advertisement will nut bo paid for.
dera after suffering great agony." The | not  ,ssoc*ate any
disease was contracted while treatinghng rroln ,),,, hl.i���
No one at the navy yard cared about
i peasant suffering from glanders.'
port:-,.
The
increase In  Imports is almost
ultural products ami'
entirely in agr
raw manufacturing materia], owing to
the bad harvest In France, whilst
there is a slight deficit in the import
LINEf?  BEGINS  CAREER.
New Cunarfler Aqultania Sails cn  Her
Maiden   Voyaqe.
i.i
line
. erpool,    .May    31.    The   Cunard city of Vancouver
steamship  Aqultania,  Oreat   Brl-   llio   constituency
3 -.in new postotfices were opened mi British Columbia during tho
in.-nli of April, according to the current i-sue of the Canada Gazette.
Th so are Riverside Inn, with the
pn prletor of the Inn, Thos. Gelgher,
as postmaster; Latilla and Port Clements, in Coiuox-Atlin: Joyce, tn the
Lake Buntzen, In
of   New   Westmin-
discussing the affair. As far as is
known there it is the first time a man
has ever escaped from the brig of a
modern battleship.
AIM  TO CUT  DOWN
TOTAL OF OLD MAIDS
New Wellington
COAL
JOSEPH MAYERS
Office, 654  Front Street,
Foot of Sixth Street.
P. O. Box 345. Phone 105.
of ready-made goods. The export of I tain's largest liner, started yesterday
manufactured goods shows a decrease en her milden voyage from tins port
of ���2 0(10 000, and foodstuffs dropped'to New York. The banks of the
by over ��1,500,000, which practically Mersey were thronged with cheering
balanced the increased export of raw   crowds, and a great convoy
London.   May  31,    Lady
was  the  principal  speaker
material,
The   most
important   feature,   how
of craft,
with sirens    shrieking,    accompanied
the leviathan down stream.
-,t. 1 lav ids
it a meet-
ster; Morrlssey and Sinclair, in the ling of the Suffrage Service league
district of Kootenay. The name of held at Lady Muir-Mackenzie's house
Newport Beach office has been cliaug- in Draycott place yesterday afternoon,
ed to Squamlsh, to agree with the This, the younger of all suffrage or-
adoption of the new name by the Pa- ganlatiozns, was founded by Lady St.
ciflc Great Eastern railway company | David-, one of its aims, aa she
as the name of its terminal there.       explained, is to embrace the four great
We  can  now  supply  Oak
Flooring  and  Casing  and
Base.    We also have some
Yellow    Cedar    (Cypress)
which is just the thing for
making cabinets, dress boxes
etc
Phone 904.
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. B.C.
VICTORIAN ORDER OF NUR8E8.
MISS E. DOWNHAM
Residence:  Room 118 McLeod Block.
Phono 489 L.
MATERNITY.  SURGICAL AND
MEDICAL CASES ATTENDED. MONDAY,   JUNE   1,   1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE THftEE
FIRE!
FIRE!
FIRE!
We have suffered a heavy loss by fire, but notwithstanding, we are ready to fill all
orders on Monday morning, and you will find us just across the street from our old
stand.    We use the same phones, 96 and 97.    Flour and feed of all kinds.
Brackman-Ker Milling Company, Limited
537 Front Street
New Westminster
\
LOSS OF EMPRESS
TO BE INVESTIGATED
Official  Inquiry Will Be Begun Early
Next  Week   by   the   Canadian
Government.
Ottawa, May 31.���That h thorough
Investigation mutt be made Into the
i" - of the Canadian Pacific steamer
Empress of Ireland was urged on tbe
Canadian government today by sir
Wilfrid Laurier, leader of the opposition in parliament.
'Tin   hand of fate has been beavy
. net uk during the past few
months," be said. "Thin in the third
dleasier on the St. Lawrence route
���>;ne.- navigation opened two months
ago and in proportion Of loss of life.
this wreck exceeds the Titanic disaster.
"Il i.i difficult to believe that such
an accident In the St. Lawrence ho
mar  tO  father   Point could  not   have
in-, i prevented."
The government steamer Lady
Gre>, equipped with medical supplies,
provisions and a number or doctors
trom Quebec city, in dm- to arrive
a:  Father Polnl  at midnight.
An official Inquiry into tin- circumstances connected with the accident
will be begun early next week, according to Alexander Johnston, deputy mlnlstet of marine and Usher-
i. .-
short blastu on the steamer's whistle,
meaning '1 am going full speed astern.'
The   Storstad   answered   the   whistle,
j giving me one prolonged blast.
"I then looked over the side of my
I ship into the water and I saw my ship
j was stopped. I stopped my engines and
blew   two   long   blasts   meaning   'My
J ship was under way but stopped and
| has no way upon her.' He answered
j me  again   wilh  one  prolonged   blast.
The sound was then about four points
upon my starboard bow.
Collision Inevitable.
"It was still foggy. I looked out to
where the sound came from. About
two minutes afterward I saw his red
and green lights. He would then be
about one rhlp's length away from
me. I shouted to blm through the
megaphone to go full speed astern,
as I saw the danger of collision was
inevitable; at the same time 1 put my
engines full speed ahead with my helm
hard aport.  with  tbe object of avold-
of them got away and saved many
people.
"I think that If the collier bad kept
her bow in the hole she had made
in the Ireland's side the latter would
have been uble to make the shore
and probably bave saved everyone.
Officers Were Brave.
"The behavior of the officer-) of the
Empress were beyond all praise. They
did everything they could. The engineers remained below until they
could get no more steam and lights
went out."
Chief Engineer Samson, who remained in
fires were drowned and the lights
extinguished, was too ill to appear
and his testimony was taken at his
bedside.
"I was in the engiu room until the
lights went out and there was no
more steam.'' he said. "I had difficulty iu reaching the decks owing to
the great list of the ship. No sooner
hail I got on deck when the boats on
the poll side which had broken loose,
ed overboard with my wife and boy.
The boy could swim, so I tried to
lake care of my wife, but she slipped
from my grasp aud Hank.''
Johnston, chief medical officer on
the Kmpress. said that had not the
Sloistad backed out so soon from the
Kmpress a large number of passengers would bave been saved. He said
that when the collier pulled herself
free, the sea surged into the hole
she had torn in the side of the Kmpress and the liner quickly  sank.
Chief   Marconi   Operator   Hayes   of
VICTORIANS FINISH
412-MILE JOURNEY
Roads From Vancouver, B. C, Throuqh
Bellingham. Seattle, and Tocoma
to Centralis in Fine Condition.
the   Kmpress  told  of the  sinking  of
thi- engine room until the ��� (-,,. vessel.
' '    '   ''"'   *"���������'���       '-,\h soon  as 1  felt the shock," he
said,   "'I   was  ordered   to  sound   the
danger  signal,  and  the  flash  of my
'S. 0, S.' was immediately picked up
by the operator at Father Point and
answered,    lint I could not talk with
him,  for  five  minutes  after  the  impact,   my  dynamo   failed   me  and   17 |
minutes alter the collision  our  boat j
went down,"
To  pluckily  leap from the deck of |
I.W.W. OEflCIM
UPHOLDS KILLING
TRAGIC STORY TOLD
BY CAPT. KENDALL
I sea myself from the bridge
.vc_;an Collier Storstad Blamed for  down w.t:, ti���, BUCtion, The
the   Collision   Which   Cost   a '   "    '  "'
Thousand Human Lives.
and taken
*-l-   .- <-:* .ni Ccliirr S'-rst-ui Bl.wr.ed foi   .,.,.      ...    ,.,.,    .,���.,,,.    !  ie next thing
was ei r/.iiig a piece of
Igratlng. How long I was on it I do
| not know, init I heard sunn- men Bhout
| from n lifeboat. "There is the captain;
  , let ns save blm.1
i     "They got to me and pulled  me in
Kimouskt, Quec, Maj  SI.    While ri-.,,���, ,���,.���    .,.,,��� boa, aireBdy had about
nal   tabulations ol  the  casualties  In 30 people In IL   1 did  my best  with
the sinking of the ill-fated steamer Em- the  people  in  the boat  to  assist  in
press ol Ireland were being made to Bfl-v-nS others     v" 1 Ulled around and
day, showing tbat 403 of her passen
inn If possible the shock.  , , , ,   	
"Almost at the same time lie rami! ! the poll side which had broken loose, '
right  in  and  cut  me down  in  a  line l Kwepi down on top of us and carried l tll(, Kj���-;i11K ���-,���,,. am- BWim around for
between  the  tunnels. Ul ���nder water.    When I came to the   ncariy an hour In the river and then
1 shouted to the Storstad to keep | gurface I found myself under a life- to fall dead from exhaustion on the
lull speed ahead to fill the hole he had I hoat  and   entangled  in   wr. ckage.     I,d��ck   of   the   pilot   boat   Eureka   was
made.     He  then  backed   away      Tbe; was   finally   pulled  Into   one  of    the   (.he  |3)e  of  an   uudentified  woman.
Bblp began to fill and listed over tap-; boats and could see the collier about'
Idly.  When he struck me I had  stoy-j;l  ,;1i|(, anl\ ;l half away.    Immediat
ped my engine.    1 then ran full speed j *v  before  the  collision   we went  full I
ahead again when 1 saw the danger -.peed  astern and  stopped.    Then  i
wan so great,  wltb the object e-r run-  got  the  order  full   speed   ahead   but
ring her on shore to save passengers 1 had only got    the   engines   started
and ship.    Almost immediately the en-1 when the crash came.    We theu kept
gims stopped, the Bblp filling and go- j her fU-| speed ahead to try and reach
inn over all the time, starboard. ine shore, as long as we had steam.
"I had ln the meantime given orders t owing to the steam failing us. ana
to gut the lifeboats launched, 1 rushed  then the lights also, we could keep
along the  starboard  side ol the boat;,),,   ,-urines going for only a few mo-
<l''Ck and threw  all  the  giipes out of
Nos. 1, 3,   7, and 7 boats; then 1 went
hack to the bridge again, where I saw
my   chief   officer   rushing   along   the
bridge. I told him to tell the wireless
operator at  once to send out distress I
signals. He told me that this had been
done.    I said:  'Get the boats off as
quick as possible.'   That was the last
I saw of the chief officer.
"Then in about three to five minutes after thai  the ship turned over I
and  foundered.     1   was  shol   into  the
Portland.   (Ire.,   May   31,    Completing an Interesting Journey of 41. miles
over the Pacific Highway. C. V. Tay-
!lor and   Mrs.  Taylor,  of  Victoria,  B.
IC., arrived  In   Portland  last  week  Hi
jthelr  Hulck   touring  car.    After  having been driven 10,260 miles on Vancouver   island,   the   car   was   shipped
to Vancouver, where the Journey down
the   coast   to   the   Oregon   metropolis
was  begun.
The  log  of  tbe   interesting  trip  to
Portland  shows  that the  load  eondl-
ciflc highway. Between Toledo and
Kelso many mudholes were encountered, as well as between Kelso and
Kalama. Hough roads were encountered on account of the unsettled condition of roadway now being rebuillt.
Prom Kalama they ferried across
the river to Globe. The first five miles
south of Globe, on the way to Portland, was the worst stretch of all road
encountered. Huge mudholes had been
filled with logs and timber and the
road was almost Impassable.
The travelers had one puncture only.
Mr. Taylor declared upon his arrival
that he had not opened his tool kit
since leaving Vancouver.
No attempt was made to establish
a record on the journey. Stops were
made at Blaine, Seattle and Tacoma
to visit friends for several hours. The
longest ride made was from Tacoma
to Castle Kock, a distance of USB
inlles.
MYSTERIOUS  MOTOR  CAR
MURDER IN GERMANY
Berlin,  May 31.���An    extraordinary
��� j ments.
Property Destruction Is Openly Advocated ��� Member* Supposed to Be
Able to Care of Themselves.
Deserted   by   Stcrstad.
"There was ir.) explosion Of any
kind i i-aw no reason why the collier
did nol keep much closer than she
did as, if she had. there would have
been many lives saved I am also of
tbe opinion that had she stuck to
we should have reached the shore."
After  a   moment's   deliberation   by
the   Jury   it   was   decided   to  adjourn
the   inquest   for   one   week.    In   theision now holding its bearings in the
meantime  Coroner  Pinault  will  con-  city hall on .Industrial conditions.   St
.ul!   with  the  crown  attorney,  with  John has been secretary and treasurer I
the purpose of determining what may   of the 1. W, W, for six years. 1
bo  done toward  Becurlng evidence of       "We     are       becoming     intelligent |
tin  captain and the crew of the Stor-   enough   to  realise  that the
tions from Vancouver, ti. C to Blaine,  crime, for which no motive aB yet has
t'ae  port of entry  into the States, a been discovered, ls reported from Col-
ilistance  of  thirty-seven   miles,   were  mar, In Alsace, near where the Kaiser
good,    (loud roads vveie also encoun- recently   attended   the   army   maneuvered from Blaine to Bellingham and 1 vets.    On Monday,    it   appears,   two
1 the travelers declare tbe roads from | young men, who said that they came
Bellingham   to  Seattle  are  excellent, j fr0m Paris, entered    a    garage, and
while the greatly improved and almost j hired  a   motor car to  take  them  to
rebuilt  Pacific  highway  from  Seattle Gerardmer, in France.    They secured
to Tacoma  made pleasant automoUil-ja car and left on their jouruey, driven
j ink. I by a young chauffeur named Kohler.
The roads from Tacoma across the, When the next morning the pro-
prairie to Roy, thence to Hainier and : prletor of the garage found that he
to Centialla. provided good going, but was still minus a car and chauffeur.
I from Central to Chehalis It was nee-1 he informed the police, who almost at
: essary to take a roundabout road the same moment received news that
' through the outskirts of both cities ; a motor car, stained with blood, had
1 on   account  of  tbe  torn-up  condition | been found abandoned in a field near
New
im I essary,
"    l W. \v���
John a
I'nited
York. May 31. Murder if nee-
will be resorted to by the I.
to attain its ends. Vincent St.
1 Indicated to members of the
Industrial   Relations   Coiiimis-
of the Pacific highway, which between I
these two cities is being hard surfaced at the present time.
Toledo   was   reached   without  Uiffi-|
rulty,  but south  ot  Toledo extensive
the Colmar cemetery.    In the vehicle
was found a human ear.
Further investigation showed that
the car had been noticed at the frontier on  its  return  from   France  with
work in  rebuilding the highway is in ' the three occupants, so it was deduct
progress and rough  roads    were    encountered.
I bree and a ball miles south of Toledo the travelers found it necessary
to abandon tlie road and take the
ferry across the river hack to tbe Pa-
stad   which  arrived  at  Quebec  today
and   proceeded   to   Montreal   to   land
hi 1 cargo.
picked up 20 or 26 more in the boat,
and also put about ten around the Bide
gers anil crew had been  rescued, and hn   the   water  with   ropes  about  their
sptain    Henry i wraists.  banging on.    Seeing  that we
liner was tell- | could not  possibly save any  mor.'. we
pulled to the Storstad, whicli was then
about a  mile and a half away. 1 then
got all these people put on board the
Storstad snd left her her with six of
the crew and went back and tried to
save more.    When we got there every-
liad gone.    We searched around
and could not see anybody alive, so
theu we returned to the Storstad."
Cause   of   Accident.
"What   was  the  cause  Of  the  collision?" the coroner asked.
"The Storstad running into the Empress of Ireland, which was stopped."
1 Kendal! answered.
Captain lv mlal1. in iinsin r to a
question by a juror said ilia; when
of the collier that he run lis engines ; he rhouted to tbe 3torstad's captain
full speed ahead to keep the hole In to stand fast, he received no answer,
the liner's side plugged with the Stor- It wa< Impossible for him nol to have
stad's bow. said Captain Kendall, the ; he," lie; id he added
STORY Of COLLISION
TOLD BV SURVIVORS
961    ahd    perished,    1
1;. orge Kendall of the
ila story of the disaster ���t an In-
qui "y conducted by Coroner Pinault
hi re
Captain Keudall in substance de-
clan : that he had taki n ail possible
pri nations against a collision. His
ship had been stopped, he gave tkelbody
req li.-ite signals when the Danish col- |and
Her Storstad. which dealt the blow
which sent the Empress to the bottom, was still two miles away, but the
collier had kept on through the fog
tt . !i settled down soon after the two
vessels had sighted each other and
rammed the Empress of Ireland while
the latter w-as vlrtualy motionless.
Then, despite his plea to the master
Tremendous   Explosion   Shot   Passengers Into the Sea���Vessel Sank
In   17   Minutes.
Quebec, May 31, The story ot the
tremendous explosion on hoard the
Empress of Ireland, after she was hit
by the Storstad, was told tonight by
Philip l.awUr. a steerage passenger
from Brantford, Ont. Uawler was on
his way to England with bis wire
and  son.
"People were simply shot out of
the ship Into tho sea by the explo-
si, 11." Mr. I.awler said.    "1 was push-
wealthy !
class has been supported by a drain on
the brain and mUSCUUVl energy of the j
! working man's property." said St. ;
j John, "and we don't propose to show 1
any  respect for theirs if the destruc-
j tion of It will gain the desired point. I
"The same holds true of human life.
ami while ne do not advocate thej
1 destruction ol the latter, we would re-1
: sort to it ii necessary to attain our |
, ultimate object, which is the control
through organization of the industries
of the country, so that the profits;
; and earnings would accrue to those en-j
gaged  in  the   production  and  opera-]
1 tion Of the  industries.    Our members
i are supposed to know enough to take ,
i care of themselves in the event of a
I strike and not allow themselves to be,
! beaten up.
"The I. W. W.'S," said St. John, "rec-:
I ognize the existing government, "as a ;
committee working for tlie employing
I classes.'    That government would  be '���
unnecessary," he said, "if the  1.  W.J
\\ . were successful."
"What would become of the  Presi-!
dent  of the  I'nited  tSates?''  be  was
j asked.
"He would die of dry rot. I guess," j
I was the answer.
ed that the crime���if crime there had
j been-was committed on German soil.
The police eventually came upon the
body of the unfortunate chauffeur lu
a deep ravine. It appears that he had
been shot twice and then thrown over
the precipice. Afterwards the criminals had returned towards Colmar in
the car. which they abandoned for reasons as yet unknown.
Robbery was not the motive Of the
crime, as nothing was stolen from tlie
dead man.
MARY  FULLER
Appearing at the Edison In "On the
Heights"  the  fifth of  "Dolly  of the
Dailies" series.
Prevention Better
Than Cure
Take our Spring Tonics to
keep well Most people need a
tonic  this season  of  the year.
CURTIS
REXALL
DRUG
STORE
Danish vessel hacked away, the water)
rushed In, and the Empress sank.
How   Accident   Happened.
Captain  Kendall,  who stuck  to  the
bridge of his ship to the last and alter |
m Ing picked  up by  a lifeboat aided ;
in saving a boatload of drowning persons from tho wreck, took up his Btory
of the disaster from the point at which
the   Kmpress   of   Ireland,   hound   from
Quebec for Liverpool, bad dropped
her pilot Thursdaj night at Father
Point neat which the disastei of
Friday  morning occurred.
"Wo then proceeded full speed,"
.continued captain, Kendall, "After
passing Kock Point buoy I sighted the
steamer Storstad, it then being clear.
"The Storstad was then about one-
point 12 degrees on my Btarboard bow.
At that time 1 saw a slight fog hank
(inning gradually from the land and
knew it. was going to pass between,
the Storstad u:id myself, The Storstad
\ras about two miles away at that
time, Then the fog came and the
Storstad's lights disappeared. 1 ran
full speed astern 011 my engines aim
"slopped my ship.
"At   the   same   time   1   blew   three
Most people would be
benefited by the occasional use of
Na-Dru-Co Laxatives
Gently, thoroughly, and
without discomfort, tbey tree
the system of the waste
which poisons the blood and
lowers tbe vitality. 25c. a
box, at your Druggist's.
National Drug and Chemical Co.
of Canada, Limited.     176
"1   shouted   five   times:    I   shouted,
'Keep ahead.' " Captain Kendall said. I
"am; if lie did not hear that he should |
have done that, as a seaman should i
have known that."
"There   was  wind?"
"It  was quite  still."
Heard  No  Explosion.
"When he backed away. 1 shouted
to him to stand by, 1 did not hear
any explosion, but when a ship goes
(low u like that, there is bound to In
a great deal of air, and lhe air pres
sure causes that."
"How many boats were there on
the Empress?"
"Between I'aiity and forty. There!
were boats for everybody. She had
boats for over 2000 people. There
was no panic. I had full control of
the crew and they fought to the did.
There was no panic among the passengers or cn w. Everybody behaved
splendidly. About four boats were
launched; these were the four of
which 1 loosened the gripes. As the
ship sank, and lie water rose, these
boats floated away. Tbe people who
were saved were saved by the Empress'  boats and  by  the  wreckage.
"The Storstad had three or four ot
his boats and he pulled around and
took   people   off   the   wreckage.      Ik
(lid not get many, i passed a couple
of his boats and lie had only three
people  in   ilieni."
.lames Rankin,
Vancouver, ll, C
gin er. said:
"I was aroused by the noise and
ran out. There was a big pitch to
tbe deck. I really cannot tell you
bow the accident occurred. 1 heard
the whistle blow when 1 reached the
deck. There was a heavy fog anil
you could hardly see fifty yards. Five
minutes alter tlie collision the fog
lifted. The boats In the lower side
were   in   tho  wait i*  and   four or  five
a   passenger   from
and a  marine en-
We have decided to continue our clean-sweep sale
another week. Everything in our big store greatly reduced. We give a high-class Broom with every purchase
of $5.00 or over.
Buy Your Camp Furniture now
at Sale Prices and Save Money.
We Pack, Ship and Pay Freight
on All Goods.
Sale Prices Strictly Cash.
I
DENNY & ROSS
Corner 61 h and Carnarvon Sts.
Phone 588. r
PAGE FOUR
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NBWA
MONDAY.   JUNE   1,   1914.
FRESH FRUITS and
VEGETABLES
Florida Pineapples are noted for
ttelr ��xcellent  flavor.    A very
nice lot to hand at 25c. and 30c
���ach.
Hood     River    Strawberries,
fresh dally, today per box 15c
Ripe Tomatoes, per lb 30c
Hlorida <Jrapefruit, 2 for ...25c
California Crapefrnit, 3 for..25c
���fancy Lemons, large, do?. 25c
Cucumbers, large, each . ..15c
Bermuda Silver Skin Onions.
2   lbs 25c
Lettuce, head and leaf. Spinach. RadisheB, (ireen Onions,
Rhubarb, etc.
Local Cabbage, each    5c
Bananas,   uer dozen    30c
Oranges, dozen   25c to 50c
BEDDING   PLANTS.
We still have bedding plants
tn offe,r, Asters, Stocks, Snapdragon, Zinnias, Carnations and
Tomato Plants,
Vegetable and Flower Seeds,
huge assortment.
Model Grocery
MATHESON 4 JACObSON.
108 Sixth St. Phone 1001-2.
East   Burnaby   Branch,   Second
St. and Fifteenth Ave.
Edmonds Branch, Gray Ilk.
Phone 11111..
WILLS
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 sickness overtakes him. Then he
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 tlie distribution of the
estate.
Do you not realize that it Is
your sacred duty to no longer
delay making your will?
Tie advice of the Dominion
Trust company in this matter
may be of value to you. All such
discussions are treated in strict
confidence,
Dominion Trust
Company.
The Perpetual Trustee.
4
Per Cent on
Deposits
New Westminster
IJraneh.
H06   Columbia   8tr��et.
C. S. KEITH, M.riger.
Local News
Order of Nurses.
The regular meeting of the Victorian Order of Nurses will  be held to-
I day  at  2.80 o'clock  in  the   Y.  M. C.
I A.,   Royal  avenue.
! posed of several of the postal officials, supplied excellent music throug-
I out the trip which ended about eight
��� o'clock last night. About seventy per-
i sons made up the party.
Wood.   Wood.   Wood.
I . Good factory wood (dry) at Superior
���Sash _. Door Factory.    Phone 50S.
(3466)
Mortgages���Alfred W. McLeod.
(8446)
Appointment Gazetted.
The   appointment   of   Thos.   Henry
| Cambridge, bursar of the mental hospital,  as  a   commissioner   for  taking
affidavits  in   the  province,   has  been
gazetted.
WANTED    Experienced waitress. Apply Royal Cafe. (0000)
Will Send Messages Free.
The C. P, K. Telegraph company
announced that they will accept free
of charge all messages for relatives
of those who were on the Kmpress of
Ireland.
Tippersry Park Fenced.
A fence lias been erected around
the recently graded portion of Tipper-
ary park in order to prevent a short
tut being made by certain people
"������'">   bine   a   peculiar   lack   of   civic
i Heavy   Police   Docket.
Seventy-two cases were on the pol-
! Ice docket during the past month, ac-
[cording  to  tbe  report  made out by
[Chief of Police  Hradshaw.    Half    of
I these were in the drunk class, three
| in the D. and I), and only two disorderly.    Breaches  of  the  motor  vehicle act number 7. while opium smokers and keepers totalled 9,    Five vags
faced the magistrate, the majority ot
] whom were chased out of town.
Insure in the    Royal, tbe   world's
I largest fire company.    Agent, Alfred
W. McLeod, tbe Insurance Man.
13446)
win
pridi
Briquettes, Briquettes, cheaper than
coal. Barry Davis & Co., Phones,
SS0 and 411 I.. (8458)
The Prater Ferry Navigation's boat
li rry No. 1. is open to charter to excursion and picnic parties. For Information   apply     to   Kdward   Patch,
Jap Injured.
M. ED, Sara, a .lap, was struck down
by an incoming Vancouver car of the
B. C. B, K. early yesterday morning
at the Twelfth street Junction, receiving slight injuries to his face. Dr.
Cnrswell was called and ord< red tho
man's removal to the Koyal Columbian hospital, iiara is alleged to
have ruii across the tracks in front
of tbe moving car.
WM SNIlHCo..
NEVER WERE VALUES SO
phone 164,
(8468)
Leaves for   Alaska.
(ieorge McLaughlin, of Fraser Mills,
leaves for Cordova, Alaska, today
where he will assume charge of a
lumber yard owned by a Seattle company. Mr. McLaughlin will spend the
summer in tbe northern city, returning on Hie last boat leaving next fall.
Mouse  dresses
making     Babies
Sixth street.
$2.60, material and |
clothes    made.    Ul
i74:iS) ;
Eat at the Royal cafe. Dominion
Trust building. Good cooking; Rood
service. 17,4541
Farewell Service.
Rev. F. \\. Hardy, of the Sapperton
Methodist  church,  conducted  a  fare-
Well  service lasl night  to a crowded j
congregation.     Mr.   Hardy   has   been I
transferred  to the  Wallace pastorate i
in  Nanaimo and    leaves    early    this I
week.
Don't  miss  the  home   made  candy j
at  St.  Stephen's church   lawn  social.
Tuesday, June 2. 17,4:15)
Swindlers Sentenced.
F. Frltzhall and A. Gourdeau, found
guilty in Vancouver county court of
operating a furniture swindling system, were on Saturday sentenced by-
Judge Mcliinis. Kritzha'-, the brains
of the concern, receiving nine months
and (juurdeau, a willing assistant, j
two months, sentenced to run from
the date imposed. Both men are
scheduled to be tried at Hie coining
criminal assize court which opens on
June *;���;, on a similar charge brought
against them hy the local police depart ment.
Speeding is Expensive.
Reeve Marmont fined a motor cyclist $5 and costs in the J.P. court
at Maillardville. on Saturda.y for exceeding the speed limit of ten miles
an hour on the Pitt, river road, lt
was the accused first infraction of
the law and the reeve intimated that
more severe penalties would be Inflicted if the scorchers continued to
defy the law and endanger the public.
Reoresentmg the City.
C. II. Stuart Wade, secretary of the
board   of    trade,     represented     New I
Westminster on  the deputation   from !
the Fraser valley, which waited upon I
the government on Saturday, to urge j
it to improve the  Yale road east  of j
Rosedale.    The  expense  is estimated j
at   $10,000,   but   the   reduction   of  the ;
grade over Jones'  Hill and other im-
provemciits  w ill  provide an excellent
auto road  between  New  Westminster I
and   Hope.
GOOD AS NOW
The first two days of the Bik Sale have gone, and considering the value of
stock disposed of, and the many more than satisfied customers, it is proving the
greatest sale we have ever held. There are just six more days left. In these we
mean to give the best buying inducements ever offered in the city. Come today.   Buy your summer needs and save from 10 to 50 per cent.
STORE CLOSES 5:30 p. m.
LIST OF HEMS AS IN TODAY'S PAPER MARKED
AT
Two Big Bargains From Coats for the Children at
the  Dress Goods Section Half Price
NEW   ADVERTISEMENTS
$1,500.OH���NEW   B-ROOME11   COTTAGE,'
Pacini, on a 46-fooi  lot, In garden, me -
hall bliick in SixtIt sin-, i par. Basement.
Terms, $200 cnah: $7" pei  month.
$1,600.00 ��� MODERN SIX-ROOMED
house. Cornel lol 50x122 feet, with
bearing orchard, garden, etc. One blm-k
to Twelfth street car. Fine view. $350
cash.     Ilalan,-'   to arrange.
P  O.   Employees   Picnic. ' $1,800.00 ���nkwi.y iuii.t. ���niouniw-ii-1
Members,  wives and  friends of the |    ly   modem  5-roomed  bungalow.     Base-
loeal  postoffiee staff  enjoyed   a  pic-      m,':;;!:.I,,".l1,t1 Vf.'oo jf.^J^u    m',',,'.'"./;!;; |
nic  yesterday  to  Pitt   lake,  the  trip j    $_��� per month.
being  made  on   the   gasoline  launch \ ���      	
Fori  Langley.   The start was made Ui.o5o.oo���dandy    neat    5-roomed
at nine o'clock, a stop for lunch be-1 l""',1"1'' ,,.","',,-";'*",w','" w* .*..*��� '''*���;"" ""
,,,.,.,        ,     _, wiip  garden.     Lane,    All  nindem  con-
mg made at  Pader s brickyard,    Em- j venlence-,    ��20��  "ash.  $20 pei   month.
narking,  the party  was taken round
the lake to the falls, returning to the | $-.2.0.00���3-ROOMED
NEW
Ut'NGA-
ihe  former landing  place where dinner  was served.    An  orchestra com-
NEW WESTMINSTER
Co-Operative Association
PHONE  45S.
Strawberries, 2 boxes  25.
Oranges,  2  dozen   far    35c
Cucumbers,  -  for    25c
Bananas, per dozen   30c
B. ('.  Milk, 20 oz. size, each 10c
M.  and  G.  Custard   Powders
per tin  25c
Finest  Ontario  Cheese,  lb...25c
Salmon, 1 lb. tins  10c
NEW   WESTMINSTER.
Co-operative Association
33  Eighth St.
Phone 458.
low. with fireplace, enamel bath, toilet,
washstand, sink, electrli light, water,
etc, Comer lot, 60x133 feet, hearing orchard, garden,  w tshed, chicken  house
nnd run. etc. Furnished. Fumed oak
furniture. Victor Vlctrol Monarch
range, . tc. Complete, only $2 250. $400
cash,    Balanc   easy.
2,500.00���5-ROOMED    NKW      MODERN
cottage,   cement   basement      ind     floor.
Large   bathr    with   Intent   plumbing
fixtures. Fncing south, o Imlf block t"
Sixth    SU'eel    Clll JllSl    . -,1111,1. led.    $150
cosh.    $25  pel   i illi   Including  inier-
SILK WOOL CREPES, ETC., 89c.
Values  Regular to $1.75.
These are excellent values to make selling easy; in
36 and 40-Inch width; plain and fancy silks, crepe de
cheues, broehes, etc., in a wide selection ot AA.
pretty shadings.   Sale price  05JC
WOOL   DRESS  FABRICS.  39c.
Values  Regular to $1.25.
We are overstocked in many  lines selling  from 76c
to 81.26,    These are out for record clearance;  width
4o to -in Inches.   Big showing of shades        QQ**��
GINGHAM  PRINTS.  ETC.,  11c.
Almost our complete  showing  of  Scotch  Gingham,
English  Prints and Qalateas that sold for 16c;  7X
to 36 Inches wide.
WASH    GOODS, $7.38.
Regular Values to $2.75.
New Crepes, Brocades and Fancy Weaves, In double
widths.    A good  selection.
Dresses for the Girls, Fitting All Ages, Half
l.inen. Duck. Cord, Wool Tweed and Serge Coats that
are going on sale for just one-half marked prices
These  will fit ages from 3 to 14 years.
BALANCE   OF   CHILDREN'S   COAT   STOCK
All  at 25  Per cent.   Discounts.
Summer Underwear Stock
for Women and Children
15 Per Cent. Discount
All makes, weights and prices are included in at fiis
discount. Our range is complete and shows many
ol the best lines known. See that your present and
future needs are filled during this sale at a saving
Ol  15c on every  dollar expended.
Underskirts Very Special-
ly Priced
Usual Prices
Our best numbers in Satin, Silk and Silk Moire t'n-
dersklrts tnat sold regular from $6.00 to $7.60, show
ing wide choice of shades and stylo
Sale Price, each   	
$3.75
Scons of pretty Gingham, Chambray, Duck, l.inen
and Print Dresses, In a great assortment of styles,
patterns and shadings; sizes fitting from 3 to 16
years, at just half price.
WHITE   MUSLIN   DRESSES   FOR   CHILDREN   AT
20   PER   CENT.   REDUCTIONS.
These are in .-��� gr..*d assortment of styles that will
please, and extra good buylngs at this discount of 70
pe.  cent.
All Other Underskirts 20
Per Cent. Discount
A complete range Ol Cotton, Sateen, Silk and Moir"
Underskirts that gives wide choice. The newest
shades are shown,  in all  sizes.
1 and  Personal
$2  .00���MOD10RN,   NKYVLY   BUILT  5-
ri led cotl ige, e n������ nt  lin ��>nn nt,  floor
pined for furnace, fin pin, . laundry
tubs, eti . Latest and ni ist m lo-date
plumbing fixtures. Not 50x I 1 !'������, >
l.ni". Faclnf, south, jlioi , -li S-'ii
J     i�� .'  month.
W. H. KEARY
Open  Saturday  Evenings.
Phone   6. 451   Columbia   St.
For Your Week-End
"Clover  Leaf" Brand
ICE CREAM
Manufactured  by the crystal    Dairy
Company is absolutely pure and only
Sweet  Cream   is  used.    It smacks of
the clover Pal',  and  is jusl  as sweet
Try it and  ti" convinced.
Manufacturers of Pure Crystal Ice.
Phone    1150    and    Encourage    Local
Manufacture.
tocia
Mr, and Mrs. Gerald Clute and son.
of Victoria, are the guests of Mr. and
Mis. J.  S.  Clule, Blackford streel.
*    f    *
Mrs. A. E. Hetherlngton leaves tomorrow to join her husband at Chicago, where the latter has been taking
a post graduate course at the university since April 1. Mr. and Mrs.
Hetherlngton propose returning to
iii" city  in  September.
A THING Of BEAUTY
IS AI0Y FOREVER!
See us for  Houses for Sale.
A   GOOD   B UY
Small  house on  Dublin  street.  Large lot and  bain  L'UxH.    Price
only $14'mi.   Terms to suit purchaser.
WHITE, SHILES & COMPANY
General Insurance Agents.
313-315 Westminster Trust Building and 746 Columbia St.    Phone 85L.
positive terms that unless protection
is guaranteed, it would be Impossible
tot the residents of the hoiilevarded
streets to beautify the grounds adjoining the sidewalks.
WILL  ENTER  SUIT.
7ut Some People Tike Joy in Destroy-
ing   Ecau'.i'c!   Fiovser;    Planted        |
In tht   City.
Sue
FRUITS
asd green stuff for salads we have
some choice fresh goods to offer you.
Victoria. Cucumbers, No.    1    stock,
large and fresh, each    15c
llothouuu  Tomatoes,   lb 30c
Fresh.     Lettuce,     Radishes,     Green
Onions.   Voung   Turnips,   etc,
Choice firm Bananas, dozen   30c
Fresh  Strawberries,  2  boxes   25c
Fresh Gooseberries, 7 baskets ...25c ;
CANDY  SPECIALS.
Toasted   Marshmallows,  lb 25c1
Marts' chocolates, fresh  from the
factory,  per lb 25c
Lime  Juice,  per  bottle  25c, 33c,  40c,
50c.   and  60c
Lemonade   Powders,  per  tin     : , . .25:
SATISFACTIOW   IS  OUF1   AIM.        |
Dean's Grocery
Phone 186.
'-Suit Block '" .tumbli.  Street.
Read - [he - News
THE BEAVER INTERIJRBAN The Crystal Dairy Co.
TRANSFER CO.     I
LIMITED
555 Sixth St.
7-11  Sixth Street.
have started an auto freight service
between Vancouver and New Weat-
minster and way points. A reliable
service guaranteed. Charges reasonable.    Give  us a trial.
Phone   1254.
When Hungry Look for a White Place
to Eat.
THE STRAND CAFE
White Cooks
���Nuf  Said.
Are You Going
Camping?
If to you will probably need a tent. Then come to us and we can
supply you with anything in that  line.
Whether you are going camping er not you should have one of
our famous Palmer Hammocks ; they are different. Many colors to
choose  from.    Prices  ranging from $2.50 to $12.50.
T. J. TRAPP & CO.
New  Westminster.       Phone 59.
���_�����������������_���������������������
New Westminster, according to reports ha:, within its limit- i cert itn
class ol people, mostly children, but
ul several eases adults, who an- caving t e way when flowers and shrubs
will be a minus quantity in front ol
n sldeiicee,
In strange contrast to several cities
on lhe coast, notably Portland, where
rose trees are planted in thousands
along the boulevards, the upper portion ol the city lias been devastated
in no uncertain manner by children
and grown-ups who have aroused the
Ire oi property owners by the continued theft or fl iw"rs and shrubs.
.Many complaints were made some
three weeks ago and although this had
i deterring effect foi a time, the work
of uprooting shrubs has recommenced.
Two cases were reported from Second
streei yesterday, several fine blooming   pink   locust   trees  being  damaged
to the extent that what flowers were
left on the shrubs .'.ere picked by
the owner in order that the tree Itself might he saved This same citizen lost a fin, bed oi tulips some
weeks ago in the same manner, tin-
work evidently be,eg dope by a grown
person as the stems of the flowers
were   cn!   close  to  the  ground.
Severa] cases have been reported
to Tin- News during the past, few-
week'-, each person grieved stating in
Pcrmissicn   io   Given   5.   May  to
Dominion  Match  Company.
In the supreme court chambers on
Saturday,  the  honorable  Mr,  Justice
Clement  granted  the application Ol  S.
M ij for leave lo bring suit against
iIn- directors and company of the Dominion Match factory for restitution
i! a deed, granted by Mr, May, conveying 1000 acres of land in the North
West Territory, in return for a parcel of siock in the match company.
The cancellation of the sale of the
stock
tion.
Tlu
leged
part
will also form  part of the ac-
NOTICE.
Take notice that 1, the undersigned,
will not be responsible for any debts,
made by Mrs. F. Clapp, or any of the
family.
(S440) N. CLArP.
grounds of the action are ul-
misrepresentatlon on the
of the stock salesman, and
the application for leave to sue was;
ik cessary as the company Is In liquidation. Judgment will be sought
against the directors personally and
damages claimed against the company.
.1. D, Kennedy of Mcllride and Kennedy, appeared for applicant and
there was no appearance for the Do-
iniiiion  Mai eh factory.
AT THE EDISON.
"Frederick the Oreat," an Edison
photoplay, will be the feature at the
Edison this afternoon and evening.
The story op< ns in Frederick's youth.
Frederick William, his father, wan a
rough, burly man. fond of outdoor
sport, a hearty eater and a heavy
drinker. Because bis son was frail
and delicate and more interested In
Intellectual matters than in sport
and hearty living, Frederick William
bated him. lie forced Frederick to
drink and smoke, and on one occasion
when the boy defied him on the subject, ol a favorite flute, attempted to
strangle hia son With a window cord.
From these Joyless days we shift to
the tragic death of the old king, has-
ti ucd  by  the  receipt of an  lusultlng
message from ihe Austrian emperor.
With Iiis dying breath, Frederick
William besought his son to avengo
Inni. Frederick heaped coal.- of Are
on the head Of his dead lather by
laying Austria, waste In the terrible
Si veil  *i ems' War.
Amalie,   I'n d< rick's   sister,   fell     In
love with Baron Trenck al lirst Blghl
Hut If i!  Started  With  roses and moon
light, it ended with ashes and rue, for
years later Trenck was Imprisoned by
Fri (brick on a charge Of high treason. Amalie pleaded for her lover,
but in vain, The discovery that Voi
laire, the great French philosopher
whom the king had honored with his
friendship, waa playing traitor, nearly
broke Fri deriek's heart. A tremendously dramatic scene shows tbe kin-i
reviewing his army for the last time,
and raising Ills trembling hand to the
salute as the flag passes.
Cameron's Asthma Cure
is the only remedy ever discovered that is a constitutional cure
for asthma.
This wonderful remedy lias a
certain specific action on the
blood and nervous system which
action renders it impossible for
ih" asthmatic attacks to con-
t.inue when once the constitution
is brought under Its influence.
Its curative action begins at.
once and tbe cure is steady and
mnhl until thoroughly completed.
Price $2.00 per Bottle.
For  Sale  by
F.T.HILL
Druggist.
New Westminster, B.C.,
Or sent direct, charges prepaid
D.  A. Cameron    &    Co., White
Front Drug Store, Owen Sound,
Ontario. MONDAY,   JUNE   1,   1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE FIVC
LACROSSE
GOLF
BOXING
SPORT
RECORD SHOOTING
W.  J.   Sloan   Registers. 102   on   Rifle
Ranges���Fell  Down on Twentieth Shot.
I while only  400  paid admissions were
recorded at Sumas.
I     The excursion  was lhe largest that
has accompanied    a    baseball    team
] from this city, four H. C. K. H. ears
being lllled.    A return game at Sumas
has  been  arranged  for Sunday, June
.!_.).-- ���
BASEBALL
CRICKET
COAST LACROSSE TEAMS
NOW ON EVEN FOOTING
Royals  Defeated   Vancouver  7-5���(.cod   Sized   Crowd
Watches Opening Game of Gas Town Series.
��-
ilO
II
; ii'
With both teams playing a clean i
gaum of a brand which appeals to
the aw-nige lacrosse fan, New Westminster tied tbe professional series I
with Vancouver on Saturday, the Ath- I
letics losing on UieJr own grounds by ,
a  s<*ire of   ,   to L '
Tin-   contest   wan   a   pretty   one   to i
witness, beautiful weather, good work j
iii-  the officials, and  hard,  but clean
Checking,   blending   together   a   style |
of gain,- which will undoubtedly result
In increasing the Interest being .shown
In   the  summer  pastime.
The   first   two   quarters   saw     tiie
teams   on   im   even   footing.    At   half
time  It  was expected  that Lie Koyais
Would  rela:, their pace iu favor of the
younger element, hut while this might
have happened, tiie Salmon Belly home
���was more alive to the opportunities
presented than were tba Athletics, mttn
failed to show the speed and style tbat
was exhibited at tin- opening game.
in th'- third stanza the Royals whip
ped in three tallies to Vancouver one.
the teams breaking even with two each
iu tin- closing period.
Feeney  Came  Back.
(irumpy Spring e.-,i back in tbe lime- I
light, scoring three of the seven West-,
minster Hoals, but the real star of tbe i
visiting  team   was  Pat  1-Vejiey.    Naturally   a   centre   man.   i'al   played   all |
over   the   field,   showing     ku'prising |
speed  in getting hack on tbe defense
when   danger  threatened,    while    bis j
uuic.k, snappy paHs work came Into ex- I
������client use when leading the attack.
Mickey   Ion,   who   during   tne  .past I
week,  has got himself into condition, i
w'as deputed to watch  the tall, rangy,
Crookall, the former Green Shirt holding Crookall down to two goals Scored; rj._
in tlie rirst and second quarters.
Only   three  penalties   were   handed t ...
out during the entire eighty  minutes
i     play, all of these  being for  minor1
offences.    Boy Cheyne, the
ster   official   selected,   was
act, the work being left in noli
of  Matt   Pair,   who  gave
faction.
Mayor  Baxter laced  off tin
tlie  pre..-, nee of  three  thousand   fans.
The game Itself, as compared  with
the Victoria Uay encounter, showed an
Improvement   In    the   Balmon   Belly
���e me. with ii failing down on the Van-
i Oliver fielders   Peacock and Crookall
tu>   two  who  did  the  damagi
opening game, worked
out the entire session, but their team
mates railed to assist them in the manner needed, -"Unshod  passing marring
Heveral dangerous attacks
his  usual  form
30
tl.L'O
9,06
8.29
1.00
. 7.30
,10.12
. ,21
.  1.02
nun.
brunt of tlie battle in the opening
Stage*, ail kinds of shots being leveled
at the Westminster net.
GOAL  SUMMARY.
First Quarter.
1-  Vancouver, Crookall    11
2 -Westminster, Q. spring	
Second  Quarter.
3���-Vancouver, crookall   	
4    Westminster,   Feeney    ....
Third Quarter.
E    Westminster. J. (lirrord   .
Westminster, Feeney   ....
Vancouver,   Brynjolfson   .
Westminster. (5.  Spring  .
Fourth  Quarter.
Westminster,   (J.   Spring.
Westminster.  J.  Clifford.,
Vancouver, Davis  	
Vancouver,  Peacock  	
PENALTIES.
First quarter   None.
Second quarter-  ll. Oifford,
Third   quarter   -Ion,  3   mini
Fourth quartei    Ion, 1  uiin.
The   Line-uc
Vancouver Westminster
OesU
Johnson      dark i
Point
Painter      Marshall
Cover
MoCuaig       Ion j
Defeaoe
Pickering        Patchell!
U. MathesQO  Q. Kennle
B, Matiieson II. Oifford
C��ntre
McLaren       T.  Rennie
Homo
Peacock   W. Turnbull
Murray  , Wintemute
Crookall         Feeney
Uutside
   J. Clifford
. i^^^^^H          liiKide
Handed | i,.vllj0|f_Km    Q, Spring
OFFICIALS.
Westmin-       Referee. VI. .1   Bar.-; timekeepers, R.
Unable   tolScragg,     Vancouver;     J.     Mc.Murphy,
chart1-   New   Westminster;   penalty  timekeep-
every  satis- 'ers,   C.   Fierheller.     Vancouver;      O.
Swanson, New Westminster; goal urn-
hall In I plree, It. Knight, Vancouver; 11. Stod-
da:t.  Nets'  Westminster
STANDING OF THE CLUBS.
Won Lost  For Agst.
Vancouvet     l      l      18      12
Westminster    ....  1        1        12
Next    same,     Vancouver    at
Westminster, Saturday. June ti.
Individual   Scoring   Record.
Breaking all records on the Bronws-j
vllle ranges. Col, Sergt. W. J. Sloan
ot the 104th regiment, did some remarkable shooting on Saturday afternoon in competition for the Canadian
Military ltifle league shield, turning
In a card of 102. Nineteen straight
bullseyes, an outer aud ending with
another bull, was his record. With a
mark of 107. Sloan won no less than
four sliver spoons from the Civilian
association, two possibles, a century
and handicap netting him the Bllver-
ware.
Capt; Tom Cunningham was a close
second with a score of Ui), although
better tilings were expected from
Lieut, Knight.
The aggregate score of 816 for ten
marksmen ranks high, considering tht
fact   that  all,   with   the   exception  of
Private   MorriBon   had   returned   from]
camp two days previous and were not |
entirely   recovered   from   the  arduous I
field work crammed In the four daysj
jat Vernon,    Another feature was the
fact that .rpec!al ammunition bad to
In-  used   in   tiie  competition,  a  brand
lo which the 104th members were not
accustomed to.
Th" rules of the competition call for
liie first string to be shot off on Sat-
DEWDNEY  LACROSSE.
Port Moody Loses First Game���Coquitlam Blanks Burquitlam.
'��� Port Moody met Its llrst defeat in
tiie West llewdney l-ucrosse league
garni b on Friday night, Maillardville
turning the trick on the Fraser Mills
grounds by a score of 5 to 1. I'ort
Coquitlam, playing on the North road
grounds, defeated Burquitlam three
goals to nil.
League Standing.
W. L.
Port   Moody    it    1
Maillardville    2    2
Port Coquitlam  . ..'   -    -
Burquitlam      1    3
F.
IK
14
11
A
18 j
10 |
12 I
A TERRIBLE SLAUGHTER
''"- i urdiiy,   May   80,   but   Vancouver  sid<
arranged   to
stepped   tills   and   have
shoot on Saturday  next.
The scores follow;
Team Scores.
i zoo
J Col. Sgt. W. J. Sloan. . 86
Capt. T. Cunningham. .85
Col,   Sgt.   Simposn 3!i
��� Lt.   M.  .1.   Knight 7,1
Q, M. S. T, .1. Mahony. .81
Pte.   N.   .Morrison 7,0
i Sgt. H. Wilson   411
I Pt,-,   A.   II.   Pool 7,1
l.t.  W.  J.  droves 29
I'te, W. II. Oliver 70
.'ill lieu T'lS
33 7,2 102
113     23    98
33   '12
33    20
2S
7,1
;;l
81
30
27
24
20
Crand Total  .
Other
Corp. B. Wise	
Pte.     PhippS     	
I Sgt.   .Moore   	
Capt Smith   ....
Scores.
 24
 2C
 26
 :si
21
2'i
Fraser .Mills made a sorry showing
aguinst the National Biscuit company
team iu Vancouver yesterday, the
visitors pounding out 10 bits winch
netted fourteen runs, while the mill
boys could only garner four tallies
liein a total of :.���:< Id's. Of tlle ���! singles, (isear Nellson accounted for a
brace which let down bit offense of
offering such eho'.r-e shoots to !he
Terminal  City  baiters.
O ear  gave   way   to  Jack   Morn   in
Uu-   t'.ftb   Innings   after  five   runners
had   crossed   the  plate.     Morn   was  a
little better, being touched up for 8 j
hits  in  the  four  innings he  worked.
McWhlnnle, for the Nablscos, pitch-
ed an effective game throughout, be-1
,n ���   admirably  supported  by    an    In-
field which tallied only two errors.      ���
Yesterday's  was the  worst defeat
handed Circle F this season although
they minimize their licking by claim- j
ing tbe non-appearance of ix-n Chaput
who promised to be on deck.
Fred Lynch handled the indicator
alone, giving few decisions worthy of
a proteBt.
Score: It.    II.    B,
Nablscos    14   19     2
Fraser Mills   4      6      8
Batteries���-McWhlnnle and West-
wood;  Nellson, Horn and llunhke.
CHEAP RENTS
Bradley Block, 5th Ave. and 12th St.
3-roomed suites $16.00
4-roomed Suites $18.00
2 modern houses, full sized basement, 1214 and 1216
Hamilton St.   Rent $15.00'
Furnished Modern Cottage, Blackwood Street.
Furnished Modern House, 6th Ave. and 1st St.
New fully modern house for rent, 7th Ave and 2nd St
5-roomed Cottage on 7th St., modern, $11 per month.
Marjoribank Building Suites to rent at $25.00
6-room Cottage with basement and garage, modern,
Cor. 8th St. and 8th Ave. per month $25.00
WESTMINSTER TRUST
LIMITED
HEAD OFFICE- NEW WESTMINSTER.B.C.
Jj.JoNEs.MANDIR.
J.A.Rennie.SECY-TRES
WHAT YOU CAN BUY
TODAY
BASEBALL
NORTHWESTERN LEAGUE.
Standing of the Clubs.
Won    Lost
Vancouver   31     lf>
Seattle    '.il       ltl
Spokane    74     7'ii
Tacoma     ^L'     2i\
Portland   14     29
Victoria   14     32
Yesterday's Games
Pct
.ai3
,686
,621
.4,r��8
.7,69
.304
Second Team Lost.
Tbe Asylum cricket team registered its second victory over the New
Westminster *'A" team on the asylum
grounds Saturday, taking the name
138 to 7S. Hice. of the Kssondale establishment, was brought iu to assiat
the local hospital, scoring 39, besides
being successful at bowlinR. Rice's
39, Spooner's 37 and a 3$ by Waltham ',
accounted for 104 of the 138 scored,
the other players being easily dismissed.
8-1
in  the
through-
l:
.\<
(lame*
tt ,US    III
bun Clarke
and   bore  the
ROYAL
��� m     THEATRE
IH. CARD SHARPS
I
A  Fine  Two-Part Drama.
I
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Crookall, Van	
<;,  Sprint,.  New  West
Murray,  Van	
Feeney,   Wesrt.	
Turnbull.  West	
J. Qiftord, West	
MoLaren,  Van	
<;.   Kennle,  West	
Davis,   Van	
Davis,   Van	
Brynjoltson, Van	
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Seattle   	
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At Tacoma:
Victoria  	
Tacoma  	
.   Batteries:    Mr-Henry
Kaufman and  Harris
lt.
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per pair	
Girls' One Strap Slippers,
per pair  	
I-adies' Tan Pumps,
per pair  	
Men's White Canvas Oxfords
per pair  	
Kiddies' Button and t.aeo Boots
per pair  	
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Coming Wednesday.
OUR   MUTUAL   GIRL.
AIfo   First   Series
BURRAhOS  WON.
Clcre CD-ites*. Fought Out on Brockton
Point Grounds���Hebron Effective
in B heavy scoring battle, played under Ideal conditions on the Brockton
Point grounds, Burrard*- defeated New
Westminster on Saturday by 7s runs.
The game was in doubt up to the last
wicket, Mullen of Burrards and Irving of Westminster divided the bit
tin-iii honors, each compiling ">i runs,
'���"or the visitors, Hebron was the most
effective bowler, securing five wickets al a i"Kt of eight runs each. The
usual errors at the wicket which cost
lives of two Westminster runners
in,  Havies  and  Whin
run out.
NATIONAL LEAGUE.
Standing  of tbe  Clubs.
Won Lost
New  Vork      71     11
Cincinnati      25     15
Pittsburg    71     14
Brooklyn      16     18
Philadelphia     16     18
Louis    19       7'!
Pct
St
is
Chicago   	
Bcstcn     v     -.
Yesterday's  Games.
St. l.ouis l, Chicago il.
Cincinnati 2-6, Pittsburg  1-6.
AMERICAN LEAGUE.
Standing of the Clubs.
Won    Lost
PROGRAM    FOR   TODAY.
Special   Feature,
FREDERICK
THE GREAT
The story Of his life, in two parts,
featuring Hen Wilson. Mary FttUei
and Harry O'Moore.
71
IS
19
17
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13
14
13
17
19
71
ill
19
Washington 	
Philadelphia  ....
Detroit   	
St.   l.ouis	
Chicago   	
Huston  	
New   York   	
Cleveland   	
Yesterday's Games.
eh veland 1, Chicago ti.
Si. Louts 4, Detroit 1.
FEDERAL  LEAGUE.
Kansas City 6, St.  Louts 3
Chicago 1, Indianapolis 0.
A SUMAS VICTORY
Pct
.i'7'J
,618
.575
.486
.477,
.472
EDISON   PHOTO   PLAY.
ON THE
HEIGHTS
Mary   Fuller   in
Ti���. fifth of   the    "Holly   of   tho
Dalllen" Series.
HEARST-SELIG GAZETTE, NO. 19. 1914.
EDISON  PHOTOPLAY.
HIGH LIFE
William Wadrworth in
Tne .,..��� of Wood fweVs Sentimental Experiences.
Slaton Pitched Fine Ball for fZlectrics
���Locals Lost 4-2���Big Crowd
Made   Trip.
Pitching a brand of ball which is
! far out of the class generally seen In
| these parts, Slaton, of Victoria, made
his debut with the B, C. E, It. team
lat Suinas, Wash., yesterday afternoon
and wilh any kind of support would
j have won bands down. The Kama
l ended  4 to 2 in favor of Sumas.
Willi a regular catcher bad; of the
'plate there would have been no ques-
j tain of the result in favor of the
ElectricB; Steele played out of his
position and the I'.. C. B. It. knew it,
but as Sumas claimed Papke, that's
the best the Electrics could do,
Hurley twirled an effective -.-time,
but bad nothing on Slaton, who had
'em mussing throughout silver
made three hits at four times tu bat.
but this was discounted by his errors
when fumbles meant runs. Post nnd
Sinclair officiated, the former calling
them across the plate.
Just to show the support accorded
tlie game by New Westminster fans,
232 made the trip Including the team,
CALGARY OIL
The Calgary Alberta
Petroleum  Co., Ltd.
This is the Oil Company you have been waiting for,
and is going to be a great buy. Thousands of acres in
proven oil district. There is no time to lose if you want to
get in on the first issue of this Company.
50c Per Share until Tuesday
night, issued fully paid.
Par Value, $1.00
Call and see a sample of oil from the famous Dingman
Well.
���
Canadian   Distributors  Co.
 LIMI TED,	
Agents,   Vancouver, B.   C.
P. H. SMITH, Authorized Agent, New Westminster, B. C.
Phone 364. 211 Westminster Trust Bldg.
I PAGE  SIX
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
MONDAY.   JUNE   1.   1914.
Classified Advertising
AGENCIES.
CLASSIFIED   ADS    WILL
FOR SALE
CARRANZA WANTS   RICHEST TEACHER
HAND IN DEAL      I��� �� ���NS
_ BE   RE
��eived for The News at the follow-: KOH SAI.K HV OWNER
Ing places: F. T. Hill's drug store,
C28 Columbia street; A. Sprite,
Queensborough, l.ulu Island; Mrs.
E. Lardeu. Highland Park; Mrs. V.
Lewis. Alta Vista.
#)������������������������������������������������
��� RATES. *
#���������������������������������������������
Classified���One cent per word per
day; 4c per word per week; 15c per
month; 6000 words, to be used as required within oue year from date
contract,, (26.00.
ed lot near car line, Edmonds
ply  llox No. ;I429 News office.
Ap
KOK SALE!���TWO CIRCULAR SAWS
and saw table complete. Apply al
The News office.
so ft. clear | Mexican   Leader  Now  Desires Representation in
Mediation.
In:
Iructor  in  Kansas    Normal   School
Inherits  $25,000,000   Estate
in  Germany.
KOK    SAKE
erty througii
.DLL     YOUR     PROP
an ad. In this column.
of
FOR SALE���V1.00 DOWN. $1.00 PER
week,    Cana-la's    Pride    Malleable
Ranges; every one guaranteed. Mar
:    ket square, (3449)
S.   May
Shipped
Have   to   Pay   for   Arms
to  Huerta  But  Not Al
lowed to  Be  Landed.
.
<7UNION
U>B|'.>4
WANTED���MISCELLANEOUS
FOB RENT- Desirable five-room fur
nished cottage on sea front at
White Rock, B. C.    Possession from
June 1, White, Bhlles fi Co. (34631
GIRL WOl'l.I) I-IKK to assist with
housework. Apply M ' ''" ���
Burnaby   Postoffice.        CI441I
light
Kast
WANTED -A girl  for general house
work.   Telephone IS48R   or apply
113 Fifth avenue. (7,4*(fl)
MODERN HOUSE KOR    RENT���$16
per month. Or will sell. Will take
good agreemenl or mortgage as
part payment. 388 Cedar street,
apply next house. (7,417,)
TO    RENT���FURNISHED    HOUSE
keeping rooms, $ln per month, at
2^4   Sevi tlth  street
17,47,
FRASER  VALLEY  JUNK    CO.,  329
Front St.   Phone 213.   Cash paid for
all kinds of Junk, bottles, sacks, bar-1
rels, cast Iron, old rags, old rubber |
boots and shoes. (7,47,1! I
fOR RENT���IF YOU HAVE ROOMS
to rent try an ad. In this column.
WANTED���Furniture, etc., W. M.
MeCloy, & Co., the expert auctioneers, will conduct a successful
auction for you or buy outright it
tale not desired. Clean business,
prompt settlements, over 20 years
wide experience. Wrile or call 32
Sixth street. (3423)
COLLECTIONS.
BAD DEBTS COLLECTED
where.    No  collection,   no charge.
American-Vancouver Mercantile Ag-1
ency, 33�� Hastings street west. Vancouver. 13447)
AUCTION SALES.
WANTED ��� HOUSEHOLD FURNI-
ture, or stocks In trade, in large or
small quantities, highest price paid.
Or Fred Davis will sell your goods
by public auction with guaranteed
results, or no commission charged.
See the expert on furniture befori
you give your goods away. Address
Fred Davis. f>4K Columbia street,
New Westminster, (3450)
I FURNITURE, STORE STOCKS AND
farm sales conducted. Furniture
bought for cash. P. B. Brown, 17
Begble street, New Westminster.
1314m
MI��C-7LLANrOU'?.
BOX  NUMBERS 2037, 3416, 3380,
27. 3092, 3237, 3334, 3359, 2491,
3128,  7.U12  call   at   News. Office
answers.
2790
1271,
for
LOST  AND  FOUND.
LOST���Airedale
inn, Columbia
7' p.m.. May 29
Wooldge" cut
William   Walker.   Burqultlnm
Terrier, black    and
at   Brunette  street,
la atlier collar, "il
In.     I'll a Be    uotlty
P.O.
,446)
POUND- Heavy draught horse, bay.
star on forehead, about 1600 pounds.
Owner can have same fnr expenses,
If not claimed by .lime 3 will bo
sold, 611% Eighth street. New
Westminster. (34111
LAND   REGISTRY   ACT.
P.c south half of the southeast quarter of section 22, township 10, in the
District  Of   New   Westminster.
Whereas proof of the loss of Certificate  of  Title  number   16324F, i i-
sued   in   the   name  of   Andrew   John-
���son,  has been   filed  in  this office.
Notice is hereby given that I shall
ai the expiration ot one month from
the date of the first publication here-
of, in a daily newspaper published in
tbe City of New Westminster, Issue
a duplicate of the said certificate, unless in the meantime valid objection
be made to me in writing.
,1. C. OWYNN,
District Registrar of Titles.
Land Registry oifice. New Westminster,   B.C.,   May   13,   1914.       13378)
APPLICATION TOR  TRANSFER
TAKE NOTICE that al the meeting of tlle board of license commissioners of the city of New Westminster on June 10, we Intend to apply
for a transfer of the liquor license
now held by Richman and Bennett In
respect to the premises known as the
Cosmopolitan Hotel situate upon Lot
1. City  Block  12, eoruei- of Columbia
When Requiring
Help
either male nr female, do not  forget
that the Municipal Labor Bureau is in
a  position  to supply  you.
PHONE E52.
HERBERTJP,yjPAi--iCO.
,o^BiU _->      �� '
I
STORAGE
D.  D. WILSON, Manaoer.
Wasliiiigte.il.      May     31.-   President
Wilson announced today to the cabinet that Oeneral Carranza had ad-
dressed a note to the mediators asking for representation. It later was
declared that the administration took
the view that the constitutionalist
chief should not bo ignored.
While tin' cabinet was in session
word came from Niagara Falls tbat
there was doubt whether Juan Ur-
iinisi, agent lor Cairanv.a, would be'
received by the Soutb American mediators, Later it was learned the administration had directed the American representatives at the peace con-'
ference to urge the messenger from
Carranza be received.
Will   Receive   Communication.
Word came late today that the mediators  had   agreed   to   receive  Carranza's   communication,   government
officials expressing the opinion that:
I this important development  would ul-
KN ���''"'"��� timately  lead  to participation by  the
i constitutionalists   In   the   mediation
proceedings.
Representatives   of   Carranza   here
' were in long distance communication
I with Mr. Urquldi throughout the day
and it was announced that the note
i would not be mad" public until the
mediators  had   passed   upon   Its   con-
i tents and prepared a reply,
With ielation to tho German shipments of arms it developed that the
United states nay be called upon to
pay compensation for delay in delivery of the Yplranga's cargo, originally
consign d to Vera Cni7, but held on
board on account of the American occupation of  that port.
it became known thai negotiations
are in progress between French and
German concerns which sold Huerta
the consignments i t cannon, machine
guns and ammunition and the shipping
company, to determine which, if any
of them, Is financially liable to Huerta
under the contract of --ale and ship-
mi nt for delay in landing the supplies.
'Any claims again:-- them on this ac-
I count, it was reported, will lie presented to tho United States government in
due course.
U. S. Will  Pay  Damaqes.
The   American   government   is   understood already to have intimated to
, tin- governments concerned its willingness to deal with the c,uestion and
even suggested its Willingness tO relieve the shippers of financial loss
by paying hard cash for the war cargoes ii the consignors should land
j them at Vera Cruz.
Oeneral CaTranza's offer to Battle
with the Spanish owners of some $20,-
null,nun worth of cotton confiscated at
Torreon and vicinity, cleared away a
difficult diplomatic problem.
Topeka, Kan., May Bl.���The richest
school teacher in the world lives in
Kansas. He is Professor E. M. Woo- \
lank, head of the department nT languages at the Kansas manuel training
normal school at Pittsburg. Professor
Wl olank and his son are the sole
beirs to an estate exceeding 126.000,.
000 in Germany, and both have been
notified tbat as soon as the German
courts grind out a record the income
from I Iiis property will be paid to the
two American.-, and as the property-
is disposed of tho money will he forwarded  to  them   in  equal  shares.
But with all that money Prof. Woo-
lank will nol quit teaching. Studying the history of words and teaching languages are the things Prof.
Woolank likes to do best, und he will
noi i-nit this, even though he could
more than afford to stop active work
and devote bis whole time lo pleasure and study.
in all probability I'rof. Woolank
Kansas schocl as long
Jo teach. Educators
Woolank is the lust
on i.aim and German
state.
board   of   administra-
raising Professor
can slay at the
as lie ll able
sav that I'rof.
informed man
tongues in the
The Kansas
ticn is considering
Woolank's salary.
PARCEL POST PUTS
TOWN ON MAP
HOW    Orange    Grower    Used    United
States Mail to Outwit Transportation  Companiis.
I--.0. Box M Dally New. Bldg
J.  T.   BURNETT'8   PRINT   SHOP
JOB   PRINTING
of all kinds,
frices right.   Satisfaction guarantee*
SS   MeKenxl*  ����
DONKEY fINDS GEM
LOST f OR fiVE YEARS
Lor.
-Missing   Jew
Mud-pack  In
Pet
el Crcps
tne Hoof
Burro.
HINDUS PLOT AGAINST
BRITISH AUTHORITY
and   Begble
Westminster
net;, to
Streets.     City
from Richman
of
and
New-
lien
Cousins
B.   C.
of
May
1914.
JOHN ERASER
GEORGE FREEMAN
(3427
Men   Who   Seek   to   Enter
in   on   Scheme   to   Break
Indian  Government.
least
llevec
Five
Inn he
ai tin
day  si
-Casting
has bei n
past time,
CORPORATION    OF    BURNABY.
r.
Tlie .--.!";'.>'��� meeting of tl,<
i.i, ��� n.~>> Commissioners will be :
Municipal Hall, on Wednesday
ilny ui June, 101 I, nt 10 o'clc
fori noon.
ARTHUR G.   Ml II IRK
���:-, 11' i i
Kiln, inds,  B.C . Mas   28 th,  191 I.
eld ill
thick   I :
il   i.|'
tho
1 nt li
lhe
lorli
Xave-Browne-tave
Mrs.
and Miss1
I..R.A.M., A.R.C.M.
MEMBERS OF THE INCORPORATED
SOCIETY OF MUSICIANS.
Lessons ln Pianoforte, Violin, Sing
tng. Voice Production. Theory tin
class or privately), Harmony, Counterpoint, Musical Form and History.
Pupils prepared for the examinations of the Associated Board of the
Royal Academy of Music and Royal
College of Music. Also Professional
Diplomas, Teacher or Performer.
For terms, etc.,, apply 61 Dufferlr,
Street.   Phone 411 R.
Y W f A C0LV*
i.n.v.n. new
JMBIA     STREET,
WESTMINSTER
Gymnasium t'lass. Thursday at 7.7,n.
Swimming classes. Tuesdays and Fridays. 3 to 4, at Y. M. C. A Young
Ladies' Club. Friday at 8 p.m,
Boarding and room rates reasonable
Meals served to ladies and gentlemen
For particulars call  phone  1324.
HEE CHUNG
MERCHANT   TAILOR.
Spring   Suitings  just  arrived.
See
them. Perfect fit and workmanship
guaranteed, Prices from $18.00 up
'701 Front Street.
Bombay, Maj 71 Numerous < lui .-
connecting the sedltlonlst movements
in Hi" Punjab, Rajutana, and Bengal
with one another have fallen Into tin-
hands of the police Sensational dis-
:b sures have been made in the political trial proceedings at Arrah,
v. lore .lain students trom the Jaipur
si In ol .. a charged with the murder of
a rli ii Hindu temple keeper and iiis
ervant by cutting their throats Ith
p nknlves, w Ith a \ lew to stealing
iiml.s for the support ol Bedltionlsm
i .,,.������ murder is linked with the Delhi
trial, where the prosecution has applied for permission to prove the connection of the Delhi prisoners with
the Jalput school.
1 luring the hearing of the Delhi sedition case one of the Indian witnesses,   a   stmli nt   in   the   Islamia   college.
Lahore, related the conversations thatI
hod taken place between himself and
a   certain   Hanwant   Sahal,   who  described the nature of the movement in I
i which  he and others were engaged.
j     11   was  proposed,    Hanwant    Sahal
Bald, to organize    a    secret    society,
I forming two concentric circles     A select  Land ol  five would compose thol
I Inner ring. �� bile the outer circle would '
comprise all the Punjab.    The organ-i
ization would  also comprise two departments.    The   first   would   be  engaged   in   providing    the    necessary
'funds, the treasury  being replenished
I if desirable l>>  highway robbery, T
part  of the scheme,  Hanwant  Sah
' pointed  out,  besides  bi Ing  lucrative,
would   7<",;i   tu   bring   the   authorities
into contempt.
Another branch would devote itself
to the manufacture of bombs and to
making arrangements for their use.
Hanwant Sahal assured his student
friend that secret societies had al-
I ready achieved Immense results In
every country in the world.    They bad
overthrown   monarchy  In   China, anc
brought about the revolutions In Per
sia   and  Turkey,  just  as thej   bad  in
and in  the day., of the Stuarts.
s.in  Francisco,    May    31
pearls   before   swine   long
dei med  a   fruitless  sorl of
inn losing diamonds with pet donkey
around is a different matter, and even
may be a good thing to do if one has
to drop the precious    hits   of   stone
about  promiscuously, as i*  wire.    At
lial   Is  v.li.n   Mrs    I.like   Fay   lie
today and she knows,
years ago Mrs.  Fay was visit-
sister, Mrs.  H   W. Gallimore,
Ial ter'-   Inline.  San  .lose.     One
e   was   out   In   the   yard,   surrounded by four-footed and befeather-
id  pets of her sister's menage, when
Bhe losl   a  valuable diamond from  Its
sett ng In her engagement ring. Thi
house and grounds were turned tops;,
tun j   in  the bi arch, but all In  vain
Mrs,  Fay  returned to San  Francisco
sans  her  precious  stone,  which     she
ahai do;.��� d   all   hope   ol   evi i-    pi Ing
i-.iiii.
7 ' w.-ek. tin ugh, 111 r later -.- pet
doi,i- ���-. nne. eii th, ���������! n ��� ex machlna'
in the 11 co*. ery of the diamond. I te
stalked into thi stall one day with
his hoofs loaded villi the rial estate
he li.nl accumulated in the course of
Ills  pi rambulatii ns  around- lhe  yard.
I), ing
i. ad oi
Presto!
mend g
Mrs.
lis  grooming
mud dropped
till Ie     �� is
i' aining out ot
Gallimore  ui
a   nicely
to 111
Mrs.
[ tiie mud.
communicated the joyous tidings to her sister in tins citj and now- the burro
consumes dally an elaborate menu ot
delicacies   appealing   to   n   donkey's
palate.
Washington, May 31, Tropic was a
mighty small dot on the map In the
orange 1 ell Of Florida until the parcel
i post came along and lettered its name
in red ink.
,    T'.'c products, consisting principally
' of citrus fruits, were at the merry of
I the transportation companies until tiie
parcel post law   pointed the way out
of  its difficulties,    its orchards were
1 producing wealth that might In- class-
'��� ed as "untold" if only the fruit could
be  sent  to  market,  but  the  railroads
were   unreasonable   and   tbe  express
companies  were  prohibitive   in  their
tariffs.    The fruil  was allowed to rot
on   the   ground   because   the   markets
| were closed to them and things were
1 mighty black for the people of Tropic
i until,   providentially,   the   parcel   post
come to theii  rescue.
Representative Claude L'Engle, who
represents the people Ol the firs'! district oi Florida in congress, tells the
story while sitting in his home at
Chevy Chase, Mr. L'Engle, Incidentally, spends hie summers In Florida
boosting the parcel post and his winters in Washington fighting the rlii-ii-
mai i.- in
Tho Man Who Made Tronic.
Mr.  L'Kngle doesn't take the credit
' for  the   metamorphis   of   Tropic   for
, his own. but gives it to George F. Ensey, a Tropic fruit grower, When the
expn is  companies   were   charging  a
doialr a bos to haul a box of oranges
to the northern markets and the raM-
I roads  asserted   thev   had   no   freight
car's for fruit, Mr. Ensey, with a copy]
of the parcel post law In his hand, be-
i gan to "figure.'' Then he wrote to all
'dialers  within  a   radius Of  500  miles,
offering  them   oranges   In   small   lots
at    prices    considerably    below    the
wholesale price established    by    the
commission    houses.    The    retailers
read   Mr,   ISnsey's  letters and  smiled
dubiously,    The  plan,  they    thought,
was hardly feasible, but If Knsey want:
ed to mail them oranges and lie wanted   less  than   they   were  already   paying and he was able to make deliveries
tn good order and he wanted no money I
in   advance    well,   they   thought   they
might try  it.
limey's orders at first were small.
He packed nis oranges into crates of
not more than eleven pounds and he
sen', out good oranges. The fruitgrowers were willing to trust Ensey
fi iheir money and Ensey was willing to trust the "out-of-town" dealer,
hi he got the plan under way,
It wasn't very long before Ensey
began getting repeat orders accompanied by checks for his last shipment, in a little while the postmaster al Tropic began to complain of
overwork bee tttse of Ensuy's parcel
post F.hipmi nis. but Ensey wasn't i
through
The orange season drew to a close |
and   Ensey  bi gan  to 'branch out     In
packed Ibusiness.    He tried tomatoes and the
floor, and  results  -vet-i   as good, if nol   better,
Fay's   dla-j than  those obtained  from the orange-
mailorder -scheme.    Ensey found tha*
Trom
of a
he could
iaol
tomatoes    in    small
boxes, slie
< on
some stamps and  reap
a profit.
Still Em
ov
VOllld  not   stop.    He  ill-
eluded     |,i
am
peppers,     pineapples
p
land cucumbers
tern and Uncle
stuff as : ist a
Now, ii   ly in t
i in his marketing Bys-
��� Sam carried away his
s  he  could  wrap  il   up
know n   win ther  Ensey
bad luicluded the possibility of an Inl-
c'e-i'ed weight limit In bis plans or
whether lie was jusi lucky enough to
have i: turn oitl that way, but the
III l thing Tropic and Ensey knew,
i'ii. postmaster general had boosted
the   weight   limit   to   fifty   pounds   and
Ensey found that small packages
wire po h-iiger necessary,
day I'.nsev is handling, direct to
retail rs  In  all pan i of the southern
Slates, nboul all the beans, pineapples
.-"lin.-es. oranges and cucumbers that
Tropic    can    grow.     Uncle    Sam     Is
finding his business In Tropic heavier each  month.    The  fruit  growers
hive  stopped   fussing   with  the    ex-
e,;  companies  ii-id     the    railroads
. leaving 11 to Ensey,   And tlle re-
lers that  buy from Ensey are find-
that   Ensey     can     undersell     llio
 :; slon men.
Ell  ey   is  gelling   rich.
The Bank of Vancouver
HEAD   OFFICE:   VANCOUVER.   B.C.
��� ranch** Throughout the Province of British Columbia.
Saving* Department at all Branches Deposits ot ime Dolla.- aed
upwards received and Interest at tbe highest current rate paid or
credited half yearly.
A GENERAL  BANKING  BUSINESS TRANSACTED.
Drafts and Travellers' Cheques sold, payable lu all parts of the
world.
CHA8. Q. PENNOCK. Qeneral Manager.
New   Westminster   Branch: A. VV. BLACK, Manager.
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, ln any quantity, large
or small.
Telephone or call our Retail Department and get our prices.
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(CANADIAN WESTERN LUMBER CO., LTD.)
Local Sales Department, Phone 890.
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beginning June 1st. flood to return up to Oct. 31st,
For particulars apply to
E. GOULET, Local Agent, or to
H. W. Brodie, G.P.A., Vancouver
B. C. Coast SS. Service
For Victoria and Vancouver.
10:00   a.m Dally
���;:iin   p.m Daily
11:45   p.m Dally
For Seattle
10:00   a.m .'.! "Dally
11:00   p.m Dally
li:46 p.m Saturday
For  Nanaimo
10 a.m. and 6: 30 p.m Daily
Nanaimo, Union Bay, Comox
8 a.m.  Thursday  and Saturday
Vancouver,   Union   Bay,   Powell
11:46 p.m   Every Saturday
Prince  Rupert, Granby Bay and
Skcena River Points.
11 :00p.m    Wednesdays
For Gulf  Island  Points.
7:'ei a.m. Tuesdays tor Victoria,
calling  al  points   in  Gulf  1st
To  Alaska   ....Every Saturday
TIME   CARD ���Passenger   Service
INTERURBAN LINES���B.
Trains  Leave  New  Westminster
Fraser Valley Line���For Chilliwack at 9:30 and 11:16 a.m.
and 2 and 6 p m Local ror Jardine at 7 a.m., except Fridays
-vh< n local leaves at 6 a in- tor
Mt.  Lehman.
For Vanrxuver. via Burnaby
Lake���At 5:30 a m . and hourly
until 11:30 p.m. Specials on
week days at. 8 a.m. and .i p.m.
Fi:si   ear   on   Sundays   at   8:30
a.m.
For Vancouver, via North Arm
of Fraser���Connects with Steveston service at Eburne; 7 a.m.
and hourly until 11 p.m. First
o.ir  on   Sundays  at  X  a.m.
For Vancouver, via Central
Park���', and 5:46 a.m.. every IF
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C. ELECTJIIC RAILWAY
Terminal. Columbia and Eighth 3ls.
minutes to 9 a.m.; every 7i minutes to 4 p.m.; every 1". minutes
i,i X;.;n p.m . ever., ai minutes
to 11 p.m., with laBt car at midnight. Saturday afternoon service every  16 minutes to 11 p.m.,
wirh last ear at midnight. On
Sunday at. ii. 7. 7.30 and 8 a.m .
and 7<i minute service to 8 10
p.m., week day servico thereafter.
Frasnr MillsQuecnsboro���For
Eraser Mills at 5:20, 6:20 and
7:45 a.m. and every hour to
11:46 p.m. Leave Fraser Mills
at fi. 7. 8:25 a.m. and every hour
until midnight, last ear to Columbia St. only.
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ANCOUVER
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Every Tuesday. 12 midnight���
To Victoria and Seattle.
Every Thursday, 12  midnight���
To Prince Rupert and Stewart
Every Friday. 12 midnight���
To  I'rince  Rupert and  Queen
Charlotte   Islands   points.
gvery*8aturd��y. 12 midnight���
To Victoria and -Seattle.
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passenger trains leave Prince Rupert tor points East. Mondays.
Wednesdays and Saturdays al 10
a.m.. Close connections made with
Grand T-unk steamers rrom Vancouver,
Passenger trains leave Edmonton
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via  Chlc&gO  to  points  East on  sale
.lane 1st to September 30th with
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Through tickets via any line to Chicago���Grand
Trunk beyond���Let us submit an Itinerary for your
consideration.
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We have received a consignment of HYDRATED LIME FERTILIZER   which   is  highly  recommended.
Lime is almost as important for tbe successful growth of plants
as sunshine and water.
PER TON, $12.50
Special Rates in Carload Lots.
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MANUFACTURERS OF
Fir, Cedar  and  Spruce
Phones No. 7 and 177
ADVERTISE IN THE DAILY NEWS MONDAY,   JUNE   1,   1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE SEVEN
"I HAVE GAINED
FIFTEEN POUNDS
Since Taking "Fruit-a-twes" Anl Ful
Like A New Person"
Drysdale, Ont., June 15th. 1913.
"1 am a general storekeeper at the
aliove add reus and, on account of the
f-reat good 1 have experienced from
using "l-'ruit-a-tives", I recommend
tlieui atruiigly to my customers. They
were a gn-,,t boon to me, 1 can tell you,
for about two years ago, I was laid up
in bed with vomiting and a most terrific
pain at tbe base of hit skull. This pain
nearly drove me mad. Doctors feared
it would turn to Inflammation of the
llrain, but I tix>k"l'ruit-a-tives" ste*idi!y
until I was cured.    I have gained fifteen
iioutids since taking "Fruit-a-tives" and
verily believe they saved me from ���
disastrous illness".
J. A. CORRIVRATT.
50c a box, 6 for $2.so, trial site, 25c.
At all  dealers  or  from   .-"ruit-a-tives
Limited, Ottawa.
.BUILDING HOUSES
FOR WORKERS
MBS in New Zealand OH Qm social <-.m
ditions of thi- people of I7<* douiiiiinji
is .Mayor Downie Stewart of Dunedin.
He have it as bis opinion tbat BIOS
sive driking of intoxicating liquors
was the ehief cause ot what little poverty exists bere. Human nature is
no different in New Zealand from other parts of the civilized world. There
is a certain pi-rceutage of shiftless
laborers here, the same ub elsewhere.
Government  Frankly  Paternal.
Under the socialistic:! and paternal
administration of the government,
many homea have been provided lot
the laboring classes during the last
lew   years.
The winkers' dwellings act. an it is
called, defines a "worker" as any
person, male or female, who Is employed iu work of any kind or In manual labor, whose earnings at the time
of his application da not exceed $s"f)
per annum and who owns no land.
In   connection   With   the   labor   de-1
part-Dent bl  tho government,  which;
has Jurisdiction over thio feature of!
home -building,    there    is    a workers'
dwelling board, which supervises the
erection of the residences.   All plans arranged to represent a secluded d.
specifications    are  prepared  by
FLORAL CANTATA
PLEASING SUCCESS
Presentation By Local Musical Talent
Elicits  Warm   Praise���"Flower
Queen" Well Staged.
The floral cantata entitled
"("lower Queen," held in St. Patrick's '. Ham wands was a noticeable feature,
ball Thursday and Krida-- evening. of j-ormi"R a�� <'ffectm* background to
last week lu aid of the funds ot the jlllt-' flowerbed' eked groups artistical-
Y.W.C.A., was a  great  success. ->'  I-080'1 ����  theetage.    The refresh-
Seme alxty young people under the I lnK simplicity and perfect Bpoutan-
capable direction uf Mrs. and Mis.- ! ifet>' of ll"* entire presentation reflect
Cave-Browns-Cave    have    for   sotae **eat credit "P��'> 'hose responsible
j for the production of this highly successful performance.
itv met with derisive laughter. Miss
K. rguson was a good crocus. Striking
was the p�� I fill l���lll e cf Miss Maxwell as a dandelion iu her trequent
n it' ration of her Intention to reign.
Tbe dahlia in the person of Miss Kad-
foid. was highly effective, while Mis*
llighton made u dignifiid Japonlca.
Miss Gray, the possessor of n cultured Contralto voice, acted well her
part us the insinuating holy-bock.
MiBi Clifford was a dainty little bud,
who, together with Miss Joan Fader,
111 attendance upon the queen, and
with Miss Kutheriiie Heid ns train
bearer, made au exquisite little trio,
the 1 The array of poppies with their bril-
weeks been studying their parts. Tbat
keen interest has been evinced In the
cantata  was shown by large and appreciative audiences.
The stage setting was appropriate,
and
NEW ZEALAND SYSTEM ENABLES
LABORERS TO BUY HOUSES
AT COST.
Labor Department Buys Land, Super
vises Plans and Constructs Dwellings���$50   First   Payment.
81,
of-
government architects, but reasonabb
alterations to meet the requirements
of applicant! are made.
It is provided by the law that the
total cost of the land, dwellings and
outbuildings  shall  not  exceed  $3,000.
The materia] of the buildings must
be either wood, concrete or brick. The
use of these materials depends largely
upon their Cheapness and availability.
In some p.-irts of New Zealand timber
is easily obtained, while in others it
is more di sirabie to use concrete or
brick.
Houses Thoroughly Modern.
In preparing tlie plans for dwellings
special attention is given to the convenience and comfort of the occupants. Besides beln</ attractive ln exterior architecture, the interior design
is of modern and well-approved type
In the case of a six-room dwelling
costing %2.mu, including the land, the
payments due will be $1!)_.50 per annum, or approximately $'{.75 per week
and, including rales for water, light
and fire insurance, atiout t4.\2 per
week. With the exception or the $r,i��
initial deposit, the purchaser Is plac-
basis as the lessee
Wellington.   New   Zealand.   May
- -lu New Zealand all laborers an
1'icialy known as workers    This term
is applied to anyone who receives    a
wage or salary, "in both New Zealand I j�� ,m   th(,  ^m<
und   Australia   the   word  "--rafter"  Is, .��������� t^|ian*_
used In complimentary slang, meaning
one who ls an unusual)* good worker.
To be a "grafter'' here is no disgrace.
It Is au honorable standard  of labor
proficiency.
Notwithstanding the ceaseless Interest and efforts of the dominion government to make the lot of the workers of the ocean-bound islands comfortable and pleasurable, tbe condl-|the working classes in the cities and
turns 01 all Lie breadwinners here Is towns proved so satisfactory that the
not as ideal as one would naturally ex-  govetwrnen. during the year 1913, ex-
$45,000,000 DEflCIT
IN U. S. WAR CHEST
Mexican   Crisis   and   Colorado   Ctrikc
Trouble Cost  Large  Sums for
Army.
in  a  forest.     Here  the  flowers  meet
10 choose a queen.    Several claimants j
come forward and press for attention 1
but twilight shadows gather and the |
mlschievlous      poppies    with      their
charmed   fragrance   lull   the   flowers |
to sleep.    Suddenly aware of the pop-
plea' benumbing Influi nee the flowers
arouse each  other but  only  to yield
again to the soothing narcotic.
At nightfall there is a genera! cry.
"Come! come quickly away," at which 	
signal the flower.; all retire and sing
In seclusion their hymn to the night,     Washington, May ::i.   "Tha further
'M-'.T. 9i    A   '.'.      r ., urgent deficiency" appropriation bill,
With the coming of morning the ar- ��� ,      ���
������ument of the previous day Is renew- niaaing provision I'or more than 86 ���
id and further claimants come fur- 000,000 for the present fiscal year,
ward. The company, at a loss as to j largely on account of the Mexican
whom to choose as queen, appeal to \mMM Wiis before the house for ac-
a person who has chosen this dell|tj0n
as a place of retirement from the
world with its cares and disappoint-' nreDared
ments.    While he is deliberating upon | K|10v"
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.
Coct $500 a Room.
In erec-tinr these dwellings it Is figured tliat the cost per living room. Inclusive of conveniences and fencing of
the lot shall be from about $4(10 to
8600. A government charge of 2V_ per
cent, for administration expenses is
figured In Jill cost estimates.
The system of providing houses for
their respective merits tlie aspirants I
perform an old English folk dance
before him. His suggestion of the I
rose is met by shouts or acclamation
and preparations are made for the i
coronation. One of the prettiest, pieces then follows, a number nf small
children representing li< nth< rbells
dancing in and singing. "We Come
l-'rom the Hillside." After the crowning of the rose, the recluse, struck
by the songs of love and duty, resolves to return to a life of usefulness
among his fellow-men.
The part of the rose was taken by
Miss Aileen (lilley. whose interpretation of the character was very
charming. Mr. A. Thornihwaite, the
I recluse,  entered  well  Into the  spirit
\n Interesting statement had been
by   the  war  department  to
exactly the approximate amount
of  the deficiencies in  appropriations
of the quartermaster's department cf
the army, due lo tlie  Mexican situation  to June 80,    This made a total
of   84.678,186,    It  Includes   $1,100,149
for  subsistence,  $2,429,070  for  transportation of tbe army both along the
border and to Mexico, and numerous
other  items  relating  to pay on    account of inertased strength of the ar-
|my by reason of the Mexican trouble.
Of the total amount In the deficiency
estimates on account of Mexico covered   In  the  bill,  the  government  is |
aiready  obligated for  $1,624,852. I
The  figures presented showed that ���
fitting up chartered ships for troops1 by being bad for everyone.   All advertising is a form of
In any retail business competition is liable to take the*
form of price cutting. Anything which enables us to
compete with our rivals on a different ground from this
must commend itself to common sense and good business
judgment.
Apart from the fact that selling cheaper means lowering the percentage of average profit on the whole business, price cutting is destructive to good feeling and ends
pect.    There is some poverty in Well-1 tended  its operations mid  benefits to  "f hiB I,art-    Ho possesses a cultured
ington,  in   Auckland,  lu   ChriltChurch   farming  and   other  employees  in   the
and iu Dunedin.   These are the princi- country districts.
pal cities of the dominium.
Wretchednea* Is Hidden.
To find the squalor here, however,
one has t.i hunt for it. It is not the
bold, flaring destitution that is met
within some of the larger cities of the
United States. It Is the quiet, shame
faced kind that hides away in tbe
back streets and alleys. Poverty here
is an  Inexcusable  condition  on   the
part   of   the   wane-earner   who   inflicts j I Merle,  before
BALTIC REPORTS MISHAP.
baritone voice, and made a very artistic, rendering of the work allotted
to him. Deserving of special mention
was the duct by the lily and the violet, represented bv Miss Hardman
and Miss Ridge, who appear at the
Steamship Collides with Collier, Sus-joall of the other flowers. Later they,
taininq  Damage. j together with  the heliotrope and the
New  Vork, May 81.���The steamship i forget-me-not, Miss Duncan  and Miss
Baltic, on ber arrival today from l.iv- j Watson, performed the crowning cere-
erpool. reported that she collided with mony with grace and dii.'iiity.
a    email    British    coasting   steamer,      Very amnstng was the performance
daybreak.  May  2.    Tbe I 0-t-dhe touch-me-not, M'si PlBber, who
it   upon   himself   and   family,   and   he, (Merle, bound from  Dublin to a Welsh I highly   resented   thi
shows  that  he  feels the  disgrace  by  port,  was 110 badly damaged that she prlvacv by the flowers
getting i'S far out of fight of his more   had to be towed back to port.    One of; tie nature of the sunflower wim well I
self-respecting fellowmen us possible,  the crew  was injured and was taken protrayefl by  Miss Donke-rsby whose
Probably urn- of tin- best Informediaboard tin- Haltie. continual assertions of her superior-!
and animals cost gl 10,1
w^^J?^^^^^1^   Eve^ne who advertises   wants   to   sell
a���cost ttuoo i^nfordch?rte?ing"f,something himself instead of having the consumer sup-
additional steamers to June :io, $179,-'   y   i 1 ,,       ,       ..
900 was asked.   Altering the trans- puea oy a competitor, but if the claim to patronage can
port  McClellan for cold  storage cost  ,
840,000. The movement oi troops to be based upon the statement, "I sell the best" rather than
the Mexican border during April cost 1
^ng other things the bin meets UPon the statement, "I sell the cheapest," the dignity of
forWmodvePmeuH SSj?on*accouut jthe stoi'e *> better preserved and its profits will be larger.
Of the Colorado strike and $14,"la for | p,lf.   ui   ..-l-   . ���       1       ,.,   ��� ,    A
. ,..��� .      .. .   .the squadron or the Twelfth cavalry\DUl   l seu tne oest   is a statement a good less easv to
���'    ,.R, "',���"',," I from Fort Meade to Fort Wingate    Iti ,,
1 ������"   ""was set out that the expenses of the prove than the statement, "I sell the cheapest"   If we
claim to sell cheaper than our rivals, there is
a very easy
house  mines  committee  that  investigated    the    Colorado   and    Michigan
' I strikes aggregated $60011 and $4000 re-
��� specUvely    An appropriation of $16.- way in which We Can Drove the fact      Wp can nrinr mil-
000   was  authorized  for these inquir-|        " c 'Jlu,c  ulc t*-��->.      ��Vc Caw prifll OUl
I ies and the  two  committees are
j peeled to use all of it before com
; ing their work.
v.s#r*V*0&-
?'&&
fytoj
MANY WILL VISIT LONDON
DURING  1914  SEASON
//'
*\\
w*BV
-p]e* prices.   Nevertheless, "I sell the best," is capable of proof
also.
A retailer can use his knowledge to prove the merit of
his goods. He can tell you how they are made, how chosen,
where they come from and even where commodities do not
vary to any appreciable extent in merit.  The retailer who-
7/"/ 0 i/O ��
flu
London, May 31,    l-'rom  present iu-
dicatlons the London season of 1911 i.--
j attracting oversea visitors to the em-
I pire capital in quite as large numbers
as any recent year, with the exception
of 1911. when the coronation and oth-j
hr feaft,ire1bo^th""1 ^-f^-tte "*���-<&splays a little of his technical knowledge through his-
C^^^^h^^T^ad^i[^S will build up a reputation for having that
'���7*.
t>M0
For Prevention of Disease
By Natural Means
NEARLY all forms of disease are traceable
lo sanitary ignorance and an imperfect
action of the liver.
Eating between meals is a frequent cause of indigestion and intestinal disorders, because introducing
a fresh mass of food into the mass already partly dissolved
arrests the healthy action of the stomach and causes the food
first received to lie until incipient fermentation takes place.
The liver, unlike the stomach, is constantly secreting, and when
too much carbonaceous food has been taken, the bile becomes
too thick and consequently unable to perforin its office. Every
intelligent person, who appreciate the inestimable value of
good health, should read the "Rules of Life" set forth in the
booklet enclosed in every package of
ENO'S "FRUIT SALT"
By strict adherence to these rules, e.ven those of impaired constitution have been made healthy and comparatively robust. Eno's "Fruit
Salt" ii; a health-giving, cooling and invigorating beverage, which should
be kept in every household in readiness for an emergency. Where it has
been taken in the earliest stage.' of disease, it has in many instances
prevented what would otherwise have been a serious illness.
Older a bottle TO-DAY from your dealer.
Prepared onbj fcj*
J. C. ENO, Limited, "Fruit Salt" Works,
London, England
Agents foivCanada: Harold F. Ritchie & Co., Limited,
10 McCaul St., Toronto.
from.
.full   swing  towards   the   end   of  the i,������,.,i���j���,      1      -n  i_     . .    1 ,,      ,
month, but the steamer  that have I Knowledge, and will be trusted as the best man to buy
I been arriving during the past Fortnight
I have brou-jht a fair number of visitors from the transatlantic dominion,
I and the steamship lines which have
t'anadian services anticipate that the
I eastbound tourist traffic this year will
I be fully as large as In 1913.
The liners from Australia. New Zea-
tor some time past with their passenger accommodation completely booked. Tiie officials of one of the principal lines running to the Antipodes say that their homebound
steamers this spring have been as full
as iu any previous season.
lt would seem in fact that tii is summer wil be remarkable from the tourist point of view by reason of the unusually large numbers of Australians
and New Zealanders visiting -London.
A succession of very prosperous years
has enabled a great many home-born
settlers and natives of these dominions to visit the old country, in spite
of the cost of the long voyage. From
South Africa there have also been a
good many arrivals by recent steamers.
Tho principal hotels which are patronized by oversea visitors appear to
be well satisfied with the season's
prospects, ln one of the largest of
these not far from Trafalgar square
the accommodation is practically all
bonked at the moment.
^���s^-
Sj*V
YOUTH'S  PROMPTNESS
SAVES  FAST  EXPRESS
���London, May 31,���A railway acci-
Jent was averted on the Great Northern railway, near Retford station, yesterday afternoon by a fortunate circumstance, The signals were off for
the Leeds-London express, showing
"line clear," the train then being
.ibout tarce miles away from Retford,
when 11 youth named Hirst, a wagon
greaser on the Oreat Central railway,
while passing the crossing south of
the station noticed that a portion of
the main line rail was broken and out
of place. The youth went straight to
the signal box and informed the signalman, who threw the signals to danger, and the train was pulled up before reaching the danger spot.
There can be no doubt that but for
the youth's promptitude a disaster
must have followed. Traffic was conducted on a single line, and a gang
of men set to work to replace the
broken rail, this taking several hours.
It results from this that a man who keeps the best
store, because he knows how to keep the best store, will
do the best advertising. This is quite as it should be.
The advertised store requires to be the best store. I have
previously said in these articles that the most important
requisite in order to make a profit by advertising the
store is to keep a good store. If customers cannot be kept,
or brought back again, by the goods in the store, and the
way in which the goods are sold, neither advertising nor
anything else will extend, or even maintain, the business.
There are times, however, when prices must be the
best of a retailer's advertisements. Perhaps there is a depreciation in general prosperity. That is not the time to
reduce one's advertising. The more difficult trade is to
get, the more necessary it is to use all endeavors to get
what trade there is, but as such times prices leap into importance as a factor of the advertiser's appeal. He is not
merely trying to cut the throats of his competitors. He
is meeting an economic demand of the time and particularly with staple commodities���things that have to be
consumed as necessities, week by week���economy is a
very powerful appeal to the purchasing public. Where a
reduction is temporary, it is very desirable to offer some
reason for it.
An honest, straightforward appeal to the thrift and
good sense of buyers creates confidence and does more to
attract and hold business than any other methods that can
be employed. T
PAGE EIGHT
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
MONDAY.   JUNE   1.   1914.
The McAllister Page of Money Savings for
Monday Business
Ladies Can be Correctly Dressed
from This Store at a Very
Small Cost
NEW MODEL SUITS, COATS AND DRESSES. MUST BE CLEARED
AT A GOOD REDUCTION OFF THE REGULAR PRICE.
Very   Stylish   Navy  and  Gray   Serge   Suits;   Regular   $20.00   Values;
Specially  Priced  at $14.75.
.Made up in a dainty style that la sure to meet with your approval;
Btrlctl. man-tailored, and perfect fitting; coat is cutaway or square
front style and satin lined; skirt with high waist band. ��4 A TC
Very Special for  9 I **��� ��� 9
Handsome Black and White Check Suits.   Very Special at $1875.
New model tailor-made suits of all wool materials; a very choice collection of various sized checks; coat made In cutaway style in American
design; lined with a good quality of ������Skinner's" satin; the skirt is
plain tailored, with high waist hand; regular value to C4Q 7ti
$.*7>.0n.    Special  for   ��lO��"'*
Ladies' One-Piece Whipcord Serge Dresses, Special at $12.50.
This ia a very attractive model, made on very graceful lines, with low
or high neck, and with long or short sleeves. Tho waist has a dainty
turn over collar and fancy lace fichu fronts There is a special
attraction in the design of these drowse:, thai Is sure to C 4 9 Cfl
please you.    Specially  priced  at 9 * 6ivW
Children's Colored Wash   Dresses Specialy  Priced  at $1.45  to $2.03.
This line of children's colored Dresses are made by tho same maker
as the celebrated "Utility" and "Morning Glory'' garments. A very
big and choice collecti in in stock. There is every style obtainable,
and all sizes are represented. The best quality ginghams, zephyrs,
and cottons have been used in the making, and the colors will stand
the severest test of washin..,, and will give entire satisfaction in
the wear at best. Prices
from   	
$1.45 to $2.00
"Morning Glory" Wash Dresses Are in Great Demand.
We are now the sole selling agents in this city for America's greatest line in pretty wash frocks, featured by all the leading stores in
the States. These Dresses are the embodiment of all that is dainty and
fresh in wash fabrics. The strong factor in the great popularity of
these garments is tlie simplicity of the styles, making them quite
easy to launder and gel up. These are dreHses for the house, street
wear, picnic and afternoon frocks. See our interesting range of styles
and prices ranging "~ "        ~~
from   	
$1.25 to $5.75
LADIES' SUMMER UNDERWEAR PRICED LOW.
White Cotton Knit Vests, Special at 25c.
A  nice  soft  cotton  knit  Vest;   very  suitable  fnr  BUminer  wear,  and
will wear well;  lace trimmed, and comes In all sizes.
Prices:    Sleeveless, 20c;   with short sleeves  	
25c
Ladies' White Cotton Combinations, Special at 75c a Pair.
Come in a good variety of styles and sizes, and are daintily trimmed
with fine lace.   Special
at 	
Gingham All-Over Aprons.
In checks and  figured prints;   a good  wearing and  washing quality;
regular f 1.00 value. TC.-.
Sprcial  at        I 9G
Men,  How About Your   Summer
Underwear
Don't you need some'' We show a great varletj of the best cf valui 3.
At 25c a Garment we liave fine Balbriggan; in natural color, long
sleeves and three-quarter length drawers.
At 50c, fine two-ply Balbriggan; natural color; long sleeves, and
ar.klc length drawers.
Porous Knit Underwear; natural color: long sleeves and ankle drawers: at 50c a garment
Also at 50c a Garment; line Nainsook Underwear; white, sleeveless,
and knee length. I
Cc-mb[nations at $1.00.
At 65c, a special double thread Balbriggan; superior grade; best sateen
facings; long sleeves and ankle drawers.
Also at 65c. "Penangle.'' natural Merino Underwear; just right for
lor summer wear, with long sleeves nnd ankle drawers.
At. $1.25, fine light summer weight Wool Underwear; in natural, white
and pink.
Stanfield's $2.7-0 Summer Underwear, $1.45.
Stanfield's Green and Hlack Label, fine summer weight, silk and wool.
silk and linen, and natural wool underwear; regular $2.00 and $2 BO
values; all -sizes.   Special. $1.45 a garment.
Record Prices on Suit Cases
.linen:'.. Suitcases; made of
dark brown fibre; steel frame
and valance. leather corners;
leather filled h indies; brass
lock and catches, fancy checked
lining.    Prices
it Inch
at   . ...
l'i-ilich.
at.   	
lS-inch,
at   ....
$1.50
$1.75
$2.00
ners; swing handle; good
brass lock and heavy catches;
fancy cloth lining; pocket in
lid; two IVincii strap.-, all
ii round: patent trams for
strength, durability and neatness.
24-lnch,
a I    	
26-inch,
at    	
$5.00
$5.50
Suitcase. Iliad' of fibre mat
ting: strong frame, heavy
leather corners; good Bteel
lock and catches: strong
handle; fancy checked lining.
Prices:
Suitcase, selected solid leather:
steel frame and valance; good
brass locks and catches; rig
nnd cloth lining: inside
straps; good leather handle;
leather  sirups  all  around.
24-lnch,
at   . . ..
26-inch,
at   . . . .
$2.00
$2.25
71 llo!l.
at
7'>; Inch,
at   . .. .
$7.00
$7.50
Suiti use made oi good grained
krati !: .i.i;. tnned corners; steel
frame .hoi valance; good brass
lock.- and catches; good leather
handle;  Inside straps.
24-lnch,
at   	
26-inch,
at   . . . .
$2.25
$2.50
rluli Bag; smooth -rained cowhide; out seam leather covered
frame; brast lock am! catches;
cloth lined; inside pocket;
heavy leather corm i.-, w ell
: ivetted.
l l-lnch,
a I
16-inch,
Suitcase; mad. ol heavy light
or dark brown fibre; deep
style;    scalloped      Icatln r    cor-
JV-JIC'
at   . . .
$7.00
$7.50
$8.00
Consider Our Furniture Values
Carefully���You Can't Beat These
Prices
$28.75
$5.00
PARLOR FURNITURE���REDUCED PRICES.
Parlor Suites; five pieces; upholstered in green velour or bilk;
consists ol one rocker, one arm chair, two small chairs nnd one
settee;   regular $112.50  values.
Special  	
-tolid <>ak Parlor Suite; golden finish; upholstereu in genuine
leather;   three  pieces;   legulur I45.00. CQft   Kfi
Special     JwOiwU
I hreepiece Mahogany Parlor Suite; upholstered In genuine
leather;   regulai   *4_.ll0. $3T   Rfl
Telephone Stands for the hall, table and stool;   in      <C_C  "IC
solid oak;   regular $7.00.    Special    99. I 9
Magazine or Hook Hacks;  solid oak;  golden or
fumed finish;   regular  $6.00.    Special   	
Dresser;  in quartet  cut oak,  colonial design;        C9Q  Eft
fumed or golden finish; reg. $36.00.   Special  9��i9U
Dresset   in genuine mahogany,  colonial design.       CQQ   Cft
dull  finish;   reg.  $47.60.    Special    ^O^bJIV
Qenulne Mahogany Dresser; with oval mirror; four drawers; a
neat   design,   and   is   well   finished;    regular C01    Cft
$26.00.   Special  ^fc I i3U
Morris Chair;   solid  oak  frame;   loose  cushions;      CQ ftft
regular $15.00.    Special    #3��UU
Morris Chair; solid quarter cut oak frame; genuine leather;
loose  cushion-;   regulai-   $2S.iu'i. COO   OC
Special     9mm9.C9
Soiid Oak Kocker; fumed finish; roll seat; shaped       P1Q  QC
arms;  regular SM.7.7     Special   90aOw
Solid Oak Parlor Table;   regular $3.60. 4*0)  Qg"
Sperial           9mm.09
Genuine  Mahogany  Parlor Table:   regular $9.00,     *��������_�� -ffZ
Special     JlilP
Solid Oak Pedestal. fumed finish; round or Bquare
top;   regular  $8.50,    Special   	
PULLMAN   DAVENPORTS.
$7.25
Duofold Davenport: In solid quartet cut oak; upholstered in
genuine Spanish leather; fumed finish; a double bed by night
oi   a  comfortable  lounge  f..,* da\   time;   regular      CCft  ftft
$61.00.    Special    ^WU.UU
I'nifold Davenport, similai  in finish to above: CCft  ftft
regular $61.00.    Bpecial    ^5JU*-UU
Unifold Davenport: simila. in design to above; upholstered
in   imitation   Spanish   leather;   regular   $38.00.       CO4   CA
Special    4>Ol.0U
Hox Couch; covered in good quality art ticking;      CO Cft
regular $6.00.    Spi cial    90.91J
Imitation Spanish Leather Touch,  with  roll edge
���egular $1:1.7)0     Special   	
$9.00
75c    Fine Linens for June Wedding Gifts
Good Linens mike a useful ^ift and one that is always appreciated.
Before making your selections, we invite you to inspect our stock.
Warranted all pure linen hemstitched and embroidered sheets; size
90x108; Irish manufacture, cf heavy weave; prettily embroidered and
neatly hemstitched;  would make an ideal gift. C10 Cft
Per  pair    9l-.i9U
All Pur" Linen Hemstitched Embroidered Pillow Case-; sizes 14x:u>;
made- from the finest Irish linen; embroidered in exquisite designs
and neatlj hemstitched. CO 7C
Per  palt    99.10
Dalnt) Guest Towels; size lHxl'ti; fine huckaback weave; with scalloped edge and damask border; always appreciated, CCf*
Per   pair      D9C
Guest  Toweling*.
Linen Huckaback Guest Towelings, with choice damask designs:
15 Inches widi     Per
yard   	
ls  inches  wide      Per
yard   	
30c and 35c
45c and 50c
Fine Table Linen Makes an Acceptable Gift.
Hemstitched Linen Damask Table Cloth and twelve Napkins to match,
of Irish manufacture; neatly hemstitched borders; in designs ol chrysanthemums and  Irish. CIO  CO
The   set     91 C.99
All Linen Table Damask; Irish manufacture; satin finish; choicely
designed In rose, lily, chrysanthemum,     {P4   OC C1   Cft
etc.; 70 in. Wide.    Per yard   9li__9 AND 9 I iSU
14-inch Circular Pillow Linen, of fine even weave; grass bleached;
a   very   superloi   grade   of   linen. #4    Cft
Per   yard     $ I .OU
l.inen Huckaback Towels; with pretty rlama.sk borders and neatly
hemstitched; size 22x40; extra heavy grade of huckaback. *4 <P
Per  pal ) !��� IO
See Our Prices on Rich Cut Glass
for June Brides
June, the Month of Weddings
In selecting your Gown for this occasion, whether bride, brides
maid, mother ot guest, we invite you to Inspect our silks, crepes, etc.
Materials that are up to the minute in style The values are the best
and the choice most varied
Just the  Materials for  Brides.
Satin  Charmeuse, |n  ivory,  with a  beautiful  rich  finish  and  superior
quality, measuring -in Inches lu width, rare \aluc; *a mtW
 ' price, per ya. it     94m. (0
Broche Silk Crepe, with beautiful design and a silk that  lends ltsell
I"  the  style  of  gown   USUaly  selected.
Heavy   Messalines   ill   cream   that   are   excellent   values;   rich     shade
and fine quality, fort)  inches wide;  at  per ��4    -.m.    ama\   _-v ���
ya��- $1.1-3.9C.C0
For Bridesmaios.
We have a number of suitable Silks and specially recommend our
richly finished Messaline in any color yon may fancy, such as
pink, sky, maize, rose, reseda, mauve, cornflower, ?ra\, etc; a silk that
is unequalled for making gowns cf excellent taste; C*4 CC
forty Inches widp;  our price, per yard    9\ .DO
For  Mother.
Our black silk stock comprises the    newest    in designs and    make,
and smart gowns you cannot equal in fine Stilt Bengallne In suitable
shades of gray, rose, mauve, etc.; heavy silk of excellent   4\*\ qg
wear.    Double  width;  only per yard            9mm. (0
Besides the above we liavp a big variety 0f Broche Silks, Figured
Satins. Fancy Crepes, Charmeuse In all shades beside a good range
of silk and woo! materials in a wide range of colors.
SHOP IN NEW WESTMINSTER
miimifiect
AND SHOP AT McALLISTERS.
50c
Everything for Ladies' and Children's
Wear at the Lowest Possible
Selling Prices
Novelty Neckwear at Moat Reasonable Prices.
We have now a very choice selection In stock, and it is marked al
prices within the reach of everybody. We have the correct styles, all of
which are displayed tn tho show cases on our main floor.
La-lea' Soft Stock Collars, Special, Two for 25e.
Comes In pique, mercerized cottons and silk; In all Uses; a     OC_����
regular 25c each  value.    Special at two for   BmOC
A Lot of Ladies' "Windsor" 811k Ties, to Be Cleared at Two for 25c.
ln variety color silks; some with fringe, others finished with hemstitched borders.    Very special at OC
two for         -CDC
A Special Sale of Good St,!e Collar Frills at 50c Each.
In plain and shadow nets;  in white, and black and white;   with colored bands of silk and velvet; also a number of other styles.    Ask to
see these collar frills, as they are real good value; regular to
$1.00 values.    Very Special at, each   	
Ladies' White Mull Collar and Cuff Sets, Special at $1.25.
A fine white mull Collar:  edged  with  pique;  all  the newest shapes
In stork; just the right thing to wear with dress or suit.     �� ��]   0\g��
Specialy priced at    _p I .CO
Colored Crepe Neck Frilling, Special at 25c Per Yard.
Comes In plain colors antl in floral designs;  regular to ,r)0e     ��g
n yard.    Very special at, per yard   sCOC
Ladies' Plain and Initialed  Linen Handkerchiefs;   Regular 15c  Each.
Very Special at 5c Each.
In warranted linen, and are hand embroidered; will wash and wear
well; a regular 17>c value. m
Very  Spfcial  at,  each    00
Patent Leather and Suede Belts Priced Low.
Any color you could desire wu have in stock.    The correct styles for
the new Sport Coats, finished with fancy buttons and dainty buckles'
Specially priced at, each, 50c, 75e
and  	
Children's Buster Brown Belts.
A good little belt, shaped, with two buckles, and in colors black, brown,
blue, red and in stripes.
Priced at, each, 15c, 25c and	
LADIES' HANDBAGS AT BETTER  PRICES.
We can save you money on these goods as we buy them direct from
tin", manufacturers.
Ladier' Real Leather Handbaqs.
A splendid assortment in stock; real leather lined,  in many different
styles and sizes, and fitted with small change purse;  beautiful frame-
in  gilt  and  silver.   Attractively
priced  from    9mm.&& TO
Ladies' German Silver Mesh Baqs.
These you are sure to appreciate; all latest styles, and are real good
values;   made  in a  fine flat or  rin_:  mesh;   with  medium  long  chain
handle;  some are satin lined. CO   Eft C1 ft   ftft
Specially   priced   from          9w.OU TO  9 I U.UU
Misser'  and  Children'.   Mesh  Purses.
Also made of German silver, with medium or long chains;  with  neat
frames and strong mesh.
Priced  foi, each    _><->b TO
Oxi.ized and Nickel  Plated Vanity Case:..
A  choice  selection  to choose  from;   fitted   with   coin,  puff and   card
parts, and a small mirror.   These are good values.
Attractively priced ut 75c, 95c to	
$1.00
, brown.
35c
$2.95 to $8.50
25c to 75c
ff and   card
$2.25
LADIES'  AND  CHILDREN'S  HOSIERY   NEVER   WERE  CHEAPER.
A GOOD BIG RANGE OF STYLES ALWAYS IN STOCK.
Black and Tan Llama Hose, Special at 65c a Pair.
A special soft make, very elastic and full fashioned; spliced heels and
toes, and In all sizes, from 8 to 10 Inches CCl*
Special  at.  per  pair      OCU
A Good Value Silk Boot Hose; Reg. 75c, Spetial for 50c a Pair.
Vou cannot beat this line of silk boot hose for .summer wear; hai
full fashioned lisle legs, and good garter tops; Is perfectly
seamless and with high spliced heel and toe; colors are black, white,
cnam. tan, sky and pink; a regular 76c value. Cft ft
Special at, per pair      3UC
A  Black Silk  Hose, Special a' 75c a  Pair.
This is a silk 'nose with a small percentage of wool mixed in. giving
a little thicker and  heavier finish:   guaranteed  a strong 7Cl*
wearer; a regulnr 95c value.    Special at, per pair    I WW
Children's Fine Ribbed  Hose, All Sizes, at 25c Per Pair.
All  colors are offered  in  this  lot. a  fine  ribbed  and  strong  wearing
hose; the. ideal hose for children's wear; any size. PCl*
Special  for,  per pair     fcWW
Now Is the Time for Bamboo
Veranda Blinds-Our Prices Are Right
Keep the verandah cool, excluding the sun. while permitting the air to pass through.
Natural Shade
4xS  feet   .
6x8   feet
SxS    feet
SxlO   feet
. .63c
. 85c
.$1.10
$1.40
Hearth Rugs.
A splendid new line in Hearth
Itugs: in red, green and fawn
colors; size 27x7>4; regular
$1.50. Special
Trice   	
95c
Green Shade
4x8   feet   .
fixS   feet
8x8   feet
SxlO    feet
. 85c
$1.10
$1.40
$1.80
Mohair Door Mats.
Fringed Mohair Door Mats: in
red. green and old gold colors:
regular $1.77..
Special    	
$1.25
OUR NEW DEPARTMENT
Now Organizing and Opening a Big 5c, 10c and
15c Department in Our Basement Salesrooms.
SEE OUR SPECIAL 5c, 10c and  15c TABLES OF CHINA AND
GLASSWARE.   THE VALUES IN MANY CASES ARE
FULLY  HALF  PRICE.
For 5c
China Metis, Tea Plates, Bread and Butter Plates, Soup Howls.
Pudding Howls. Fruit Dishes, Oatmeal Dishes, Milk .lugs, Salts
and Peppers   Lemon Reamers, etc.
For 10c
Cups' and 8aucers, China Tea Plates, Olive Dishes, Spoon Trays,
Segal- Bowls, Cream .fug.'*', Class Berry Howls, Measuring Cups,
Medicine Classes, Class 'lop Salts and  Peppers.
For 15c
Seven-inch China Deny Howls. Candlesticks, China Creamers
and Covered Sugar Howls, Jewelry Boxes, Ash Trays, Seven-inch
China Fruit Piales, large Piiddding Bowls, Five-Inch Class
Nappies, Finger Howls, Covered Butter Dishes, Nut Howls,
Vinoga.   Pottle?    etc.
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