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Volume     Number 42.
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., THURSDAY MORNING, APRIL 23, 1914.
Price Five Cents,
REBELS
OPPOSE AMERICANS
(.eneral Carranza Makes Mexican Situation More Critical
by Regarding Landing of American Troops as Act of
Hostility to Mexican Nation���His Position Bombshell
to Americans.
PRESENT AND FUTURE MA Y QUEENS
Beyond Holding Vera Cruz and  Rail-   American   interests  there.    If  neces-
road No KuMhaa ���*��*. uim b sar>' however, arrangements may be
road No Further Step. Will Be        made witll mm, nf th(1 0|nur fJeign
Taken at Present Time legations to look out for the interests
of the  United States    and    transmit
such communications as may he made
,,.,,,. to the Huerta government.
Washington, April 82. -News that Volunteers for service in Mexico
General Venustiano Carranza, const!��� will not be called for unless there is
tutionaiist chief, had regarded the 8 f��rmal declaration of war by con-
seizure of Vera Cruz by the American , feS8' . Ihl Va* a,nno,,nceu ln the
naval forces �� an act'of hostill to fa ��?*��*/,\fn' r,nan ���� ��f the
the Mexican nation, fell like a bomb-  h��Z������i���?��yn?  ?      comn>'ttee.
.Movements  of the  navy  were continued  today.    The navy department
���bell In official circles tonight
President Wilson has especially dis-1,    , . ,,   , ,..  .
Claimed  any  act  of  hostility   to  tnP S  ��'"'Bl>'^ �� ��"ff!nent force of marines
Mexican   people,   particularizing Gen-:'* ��n th" wa)' ,,ot onl>' <" lake car��
eral Huerta as the object of the American operations to procure reprisal
for f.ffences at Tamplco and elsewhere against the American flag. Con-
secuently, the Washington government had hoped the constitutionalists
would remain silent and not Interject
themselves Into the (Imbroglio. The
Carranza letter, however, confirmed
the fears of many officials that the
constitutionalists might side with
Huerta.    This was the one possibility
of the situation at Vera Cms, btu at
i Tamplco too, if the order is given for
the   seizure   of   the    customs    house
. there.
CHEERED BY BRITISH.
MiSS EVA ATKINSON,
the twelve year old daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. George Atkinson, of 319
Hospital stteet, Sapperton, who waa
elected May Queen by the school
children of New  Westminster	
MISS JEAN McPHAIL,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. D. G. Mc-
Phail, 115 Park Row, who was crowned Queen of the May for the year
1913. Miss McPhall will assist in the
ceremonies of the coming  May Bay.
MORE KILLED
AT VERA CRUZ
J
Movement to Occupy Entire
City Results in Terrific
Rifle Fire.
No Organised Resistance to Advanca
of Americana and Opposition
Soon Ceased.
Vera Cruz, April 22.���Two Americans weer killed today and four yesterday, and about thirty wounded,
marked the complete Investment of
Vera Cruz at noon today by the United  States forces.
American Marines Encouraged by
English Bluejackets.
Vera Cruz. April 22.���Hear Admiral
Prank F. Fletcher has taken up his
headejuarters at the Terminal hotel.
which had been discussed in admlnls- The entire city Is Btrongly patrolled
t ration circles as the most serious ' and quiet prevailed tonight. Rear Ad-
phase In the situation. I mlral Badger, commander-in-chief of
Sb'/uld hostility on the part of the i the Atlantic fleet, has brought his
Constitutionalists crystallize, plans of flag Into the harbor on the Minnesota,
the army may be changed. There were The number of Mexicans killed yes-
reports during the day that the jolnl terday is estimated at liio, with many
army and navy board already had wounded. The Mexican loss today is
recommended the restoration of the
( iiittargo on arms
Action by congress approving the
president's course in using the army
and  navy  In  view of the situation  he
had presented in bis message ami the
receipt of d��� ��� tai 1 a of fighting at Vera
t'ruz were the chief developments of
the day. Officials expressed them ,
.-.elves as greatly pleased with the
promptness of Hear Admiral Fletcher
in taking possession of Vera Cruz and
n storing ordi r there.
Future Action  Uncertain.
Future steps    are    uncertain.    Th'-
not known, but Is believed to be very
heavy,
Tin- paymaster of the British cruiser Essex, Albert W. Kimher, was
arounded on hoard his ship by a sniper
ashore.
The  British  bluejackets crowded  to
the bows and vociferously cheered
the American marines as they pro-
reeded inshore for the landing.
The flags on the Kssex and fortress
San Juan de I'lua were lowered at
half mast when the dead were carried
to the boats.
Head Admiral Badger has not de-
ildent Is determined thai his coures   elded  whethi r to proceed to Tamplco
Vera Cruz, April 22.���Rear Admiral   Fletcher,   at  8.30   o'clock in   the
morning ordered a general movement
for the occupation of all the town. A
column of bluejackets advanced and
passed the uncompleted market place
and  naval  college.    When  they had
reached the walls of the college    a
terrific  rifle  fire  was  poured  in  all
directions from the roof and the windows.   The bluejackets were helpless
to return the fire against the stone
walls and  scattered.      The    Prairie,
Chester  and   San   Francisco  opened
with their five and six inch guns and
shattered the walls.   The bluejackets
re-formed  and advanced  against  the
fire which had diminished greatly.
Several Streets Cleared.
By  10 o'clock there was only  desultory firing from the inshore  side
of the tower.   Battalions of bluejackets had  made  their  way  along  the
I waterfront to the southern end of the
,. ���., ���      , itown and cleared several streets, but
Pending  the completion  and  enact-       The Bcene ot an alleged conspiracy !     ]n order to demonstrate to local and \ the snipping from house tops contln-
nient  of  special  legislation  covering ! in furniture deals, In which. A. ilou. 'district residents the products manu-lued at intervals,
the. case, local postal carriers, on and I deau and F. Freltzall were last com- j faciured and grown In British Colum-1    The scout cruiser Chester pounded
after Sathrday next will again be al-1 mined  for  trial   by   Magistrate    Ed- | bia the New Westminster Retail Mer !builalnss on  the  out8kins with b1*-
POSTAL CARRIERS
WILL AGAIN RIDE
Temporary   Arrangements   Made   For
Them to Use the Cars While
in  Uniform.
GET RICH QUICK
SCHEME NIPPED
WILL DISPLAY
LOCAL PRODUCTS
Gourdeau and  Freitzall Face Serious   Merchants'   Association  in Concerted i
Charges for Alleged Attempt
to  Defraud.
Movement to Boost Local and
District Product*.
lowed   to   travel   to   and   from   their! monds in the  local    court.
homes  and   on   their   beats   by   B.   C.
E,  ll.  ears
During   the     last      three     or     four'
months the carriers have been walk-;
ing   the   entire   beats   as   the   result
nh,n���j .... . ��� I inch shells, firing over the heads of
changed, chants   association has arranged with ! the men ashore an(j 6howing almo8t
to     Vancouver     yesterday     morning  local grocers to display the products i perfect marksmanship,
where the men were charged with the 'of Brackman-Ker for the next seven'    The general movement Iron all the
same offence,   against   Vancouver  re  i days. This campaign has recently been I position*   taken   yesterday   began   in
sidents.   viz:     that   of  conspiring   tc \ Inaugurated by the association through\ the direction Of the main plaza. The
dt fraud the public. j the secretary, D. S. Rashleigh, and is   marines   under    Lieutenant    Colonel
After  a   hearing   attended   by   one I meeting with success both from a sell-  Wendell   C.   Neville    moved   to    the
Of  the   expiration   of  the   agreement I hundred women.  Magistrate South of [ i"g and buying standpoint. 'southward   along   parallel   streets  to-
between the Dominion government Vancouver, committed the men for This morning practically all the i ward the centre of the cltv while
and the B, C. K. It. which called for trial Chief Parkinson of the ilurna- : grocers In the city have the B. & K : marines commanded by Lieutenant
i payment of 135 per man per annum   by force hag enough evidence against 'products prominently displayed In the ' Commander Buchanan of the  Florida
and it is believed his departure will
he delayed An indication of this is
round in the fact that his flagship
has entered the harbor.
Major Smedley D. Butler, with marines from the Prairie, made a sortie
up the railway for a considerable distance this afternoon.
C. M. & ST. P. RY.
TO ENTER THIS CITY
|ire!
shall he gradual, No orders have hern
Issued to seize the customs house at
Tamplco. It is the purpose of the administration to keep order in Vera
Cruz and await the full effect on
Huerta of the firsit. act eif reprisal by
the  American government.
There is every reason to believe
that the railroad running inland from
V. ra Cnnzfor 20 miles, together with
;i valuable trestle, will be policed by
American marines and bluejackets
This section of the railroad is of supreme Importance should future de-
(li iopments require a movement on
Mexico City
Beyond the holding of Vera Cm/
and this railway the Washington government does not want to act at present, but persons in the confidence of
the administration admit that action
by Huerta or Carranza at any time
may alter all plans.
Fear* for American*.
Fears foe Americans in Mexico City 	
and other parts of the troubled repuh ,,     . ... ,
'.        !  .     ���������..   ,,���0-,���r���        Following an agreement being reach-
lie   are expressed   In   many   riuarters.
The house promptly passed a bill to-   ed between Messrs. Ross and Vender-
day appropriating $600,000 to care, for  hoff  of  Seattle  and   the     Milwaukee
refugees.    The faet  that nothing  had   ra|lroau    0VPr   rlpllt  0f   way   through
 n   ?"lir'1   fi��n'   V^r^if iv.* ,': the former's land in Sumas. construe.
rtessy for nearly 4S hours made ['resident'Wilson and Secretary Bryan un-   "<"'   "��� "rk   will   immediately   be  corn-
easy      Early   tonight  unofficial   com-   mi r.ci d for the linking up of the Am-
muniratinn   with   Mr.   O'Shaughnessy | erican transcontinental road  with the
Agreement Made With B. C.  E. R. to
Handle Traffic from Sumas to
Thin  Point.
was established, but apprehension has
not been allayed as there is little Information about the temper of the
Huerta government or the people of
Mexico City since the capture of Vera
frnz In this connection a high government official made public a letter
l'rr/m a Mend whom he regarded as
truetworthv, which read as follows:
"I have It on reliable authority from
man arriving from Mexico City that
tracks of th" Fraser valley branch of
the D. C E, U. which will be the
means Of making New Westminster
a terminal point for the Milwaukee.
The work of constructing a belt line
at Sumas has been held up for some
time owing to the Seattle people holding out for a higher price than the
two companies cared to pay. hut following on agreement being reached
there is now no obstacle in the path
President Huerta personally with the i of building the new line. A franchise
Mexican foreign minister planned the \ across streets has been asked and
Tamplco Incident with a view of. will bo granted by the Sumas council,
bringing armed intervention and unit- By t!i< middle of the summer It is
Ing the Mexican factions with him." I exoected that freight trains of the
The same official expressed the view j Milwaukee road will be operated over
that Huerta had delayed asworlng the , the Fraser valley B. C. E, R. line be-
demand of the United States for a sa-j tween here and Sumas, electric loco-
lute to the flag pending the arrival of 'motives    being    used   as   a  traction
the  big shipment of ammunition  on
the Herman  vessel.
Secretary Bryan said today that the
status of Charge O'Shaughnessy and
charge Algara was unchanged so far
as he knew. Charge Algara has had,
however, notification from his government that he may leave when he
deems it advisable. This Is regarded
���as possibly forecasting lluertn's giving passports to O'Shaughnessy.
���       Situation  Uncertain.
Although international lawyers and
many In congress are not sure what
the diplomatic relations of the United
States toward Mexico are. whether a
state of war exists without a declaration to that effeeit, or whether, as
many precedents have shown, the situation is merely nn act of reprisal
"short of war." there Is no doubt that
relations between the Huerta de facto
government and the United States
���hnve been broken.
The United States will not withdraw
Charge O'Shaughnessy unless he himself reports It advisable lo do so, for
the Washington government desires to
maintain as long as possible a representative in Mexico City  to care for
. y
for being allowed transportatoin On]the men to warrant him bringin;
the cars when in uniform. The com- i mother case against the two
pany refused to sign up a new agree- [ men on a similar deal and it is nl
nunt at the old rate and until negot together likely that charges will be
lationa were again taken up. the men preferred by the Burnaby police be-
decided that rather than pay trans fore they come to trial in New West-
porlatlon out or their own pockets minster and Vancouver courts,
they   would   walk. j    The men operated under the  name
A   temporary  arrangement  was  en- of  the  Northwestern   Furniture  com-!
tered into this week between the rail-; nany,   being   brought   from   Winnipeg-
BURNING MINE
way company and the postmaster
general which will be in effect until
special legislation is passed by the
house   at   Ottawa.
The completion of 'he agreement
will come as a welcome relief to the
local carriers, especially those whose
beats cover the outlying portions of
the city.
Victoria ajid Vancouver carriers
will also be affected by the new ar
rangement.
Vancouver after being arrested  In
prairie  wheat metropolis.
WHO WILL BUY
HEATING PLANT?
WHYIE EUNERAl
HELD YESTERDAY
Quiet   Simplicity   Marked   the     Interment of the  Former Official
of  the  C.  P.  R.
First  Step  Towards  Dismantling   Old
Hcspital���Donations   Received���
Number of  Patients.
The first step towards the dismantling of the old Royal Columbian hospital building was taken yesterday
afternoon at the regular board meeting when it was decided to call for
tenders for the purchase of the heating plant.    According to the building
store fronts, all of which were manu-and Lieutenant Commander Arthur B.
factured by the local milling company. ! Keating of the Arkansas were order-
I ed   from   their  positions  east  of  the
centre towards the plaza.
Forward  With a   Rush.
The two forces swung forward with
| a rush for a distance of three blocks.
CtlTAIirtP    BifAlflrai   The machine  gun  and  rifle  fire  was
INIIIMKN    WllMlN   supplemented  by  shell  fire  from  the
LI1IVIIIUJ    TTVIIILII   waller  guns  of the  Prairie  and   the
Chester.    The  ships'  guns  supported
: tlie  movement   of  clearing   the   roofs
to  the  south   and   east,  occasionally
dropping a sheli a few hundred yards
i in advance.
BUcbanan'B men under direct command of Lieutenant tiuy W. O. Castle, moved forward to a position one
| block east, directly opposite the
j plaza. Other detachm* nts occupied
positions to the north and west. Both
marines and bluejackets dragged
light  field  pieces  but  there  was  lit-
Terrible   Death   Tell   Exacted   in   Col
orado���Entire  State  Guard  Ordered te Trinidad;	
Trinidad. Colo.. April 2:.'.��� Six mine
j "'iiployees    dead    and  two  missing:
I three men. two women and a baby reported to be entombed in a burning
mine:  several  mining camps destroy- ���lle work tor them
Winnipeg. April 22.���The funeral of
Si- William Whyte was held tins afternoon and though of a public nature, was carried out with a quiet
simplicity that was far more in keep
ing  with  the  deep and  genuine sor
nursery.
An offer made by the Women's
Auxllliary of Abbotsford to supply a
quantity of new linen was gratefully
accepted. The communication from
the secretary of the organization ask
ed   that  a   list   of  linen   articles   be
ed  and   others  riddled   with   bullets
less than -00 militiamen and company
There was no organized resistance.
but  from the  very  beginning  of  the
committee the  plant including  radia-   men. had been sealed  in the Empire
tcrs, would  be  suitable  for a flower mUw- which had then been set afire by
      ' tonight
guards confronting an army of strik-1 advance a smart  fire came from the
ers estimated    by    strike-leaders  at | defenders on  the  house  tops,   which
more than 400���this was the situation < invariably drew a merciless fire from
when  the  sun  set upon the third  in   the advancing parties,
the osuthern Colorado labor war. The   machine   guns   sounded   their
A persistent, but unconfirmed re-1 "tap, tap" in all quarters, and Ameri-
port had it that J. M. Siple. manager can sharp shooters, posted at street
of the Empire and Southwestern mines : corners and other points of vantage,
of the Southwestern Fuel company, picked off at will any man who ap-
with   two   women,   a   baby   and   two  peered to them acting suspiciously.
RECOVERED  THE   BODY
the strikers. Strike leaders
asserted that one of their fighting
men had been killenl during the day's
I hatt'es and that only two had been
reported w< unded.
Militia Called Out.
Remains of Young Oscar Johnson, of
Steveston, Found in River.
According to a report which reached the city last night, the body of
Oscar Johnson, the twelve year old
son   of  ,).   B.   Johnson,  was   dragged
power.
Plans for Heavy Traffic.
Confirmation of the traffic arrangement with the Milwaukee road was obtained from a prominent official of
the 11. C. E. R. last night who stated
that platiB were now under way for a
heavy freight service over the Chilliwack road. Only freight will be carried at present, but when the American company completes its lines In
nnd around Everett and Belllngham.
It is expected that ' solid passenger
trains Will be run right through from
Seattle, New Westminster and Vancouver. This will probably mean the
double trucking of the B. C, E. R. line
on its 40-mile stretch between here
nnd Sumas.
Once the freight service Is in operation, the benefit to the lumbering industry In this city and the Fraser valley will become apparent as it is exoected that tile rates charged by the
B. O. E. R. will be practically absorbed by the 'Milwaukee road on shipments to the eastern states and will
thus give the British Columbia lumbermen every opportunity of competing with the Washington state mills.
row  fell  in the city than any attempt   forwarded to Fraser Valley commnni
at  elaboration could have been. ty,    This will be done.
All business along the main streets A letter waa read from a bread
cased while the funeral cortege, manufacturer claiming discrimination
which was of great length, passed |n the matter of contract for the sup-
through lines of people, all of whom ply of bread, his price being lower
seemed to feel that the funeral which than the successful tenderer . The
they were witnessing was that of a hoard appeared unanimous thai the
friend. Flags were at half mast all quality of the bread of the success
over the city. Street cars shut off fui tenderer was far In excess of that
their power for a three minute per- 0f the complainant and refused tc
lod from o,15 to 3.IS and during the ' consider any protest,
same time and for the same period ; Accomodation will be found in the-
system also ; new hospital building for the Fraser
Valley Medical society to hold the
regular meetings in the board room
During the month of March 17D pa
tlents were adml'ted and 113 discharged. Hospital days amounting
to 1SS6.
all. trains on the C, P. R.
ceased  operating.
Lying   in   State.
The body lay In state for two hours
tn Knox church thiB morning and
many hundreds of people gazed their
last upon the face which they had
last seen full of life but a short time
ago.
The body of Sir William Whyte arrived at the C. P. R. depot this morning at 7.45 and was carried through
the station, the pillars of which were
draped in black, from the railway car
to the funeral car on the shoulders
of eight C. P. R. policemen. Accompanying the body were l.ady Whyte.
Miss Gladys Whyte, William Whyte
jr., and Charles Meek, of Vancouver.
Denver,   \pril 22.���Every branch of out of the river at  Steveston  yester-
service in the Colorado national guard day  morning at a point close to the
tonight  at  10:05  was ordered  to en- coal scow of the dre'dge Georgia. The
train for Trinidad at once,   lieutenant boy   left   home   on   Sunday   morning
Governor S. II  Fitzgerald issued a call and was later seen on the river in a
for a special sesison of the state legls- boat  together  with a young Jap boy
lature to finance the maintenance of of ten years.    Mr. Johnson Is the pro-
the militia in the strike zone, to meet prietor of the Richmond hotel. Steves
in Denver on or before May 4. j ton-
A Brief History of
Mexico's Stormy Career
FORMER VANCOUVER
POLICEMAN   WOUNDED
Winnipeg. .Man., April 22.���Private
John McMillan, who was seriously
wounded ln fighting at Vera Cruz,
yesterday, formerly was a member
of the Vancouver. B. C and Winnipeg police forces. His mothers and
sisters reside at Mayfleld, Man. His
father died two weeks ago.
DATE OF LUNCHEON CHANGED
Anti-Tuberculosis Society  Will  Serve
on Wednesday, April 30th.
On account of the inability of Di\
Proctor, of Vancouver, to be present
on Thursday of next week, the ladie
of the Anti-Tuberculosis society have
advanced the date of their luncheon
to Wednesday. Dr. Proctor is the
principal speaker for the occasion
and will give an Interesting talk upon the prevention of the white plague
and how best to care for those af
fllcted.
The ladies will serve luncheon in
the Columbia building, and as the ob
ject is a most worthy one, and deser
ving of the patronage pt ,ev*rj Individual, it is expected that there will
be., a large attendance, A charge sufficient to defray the expenses of the
repast will be made.
When early in the 16th century the |
Spaniards  found  their  way  from  the
West   India   islands   to   the   coast  of
Central   Mexico and  thence    to    the
tableland on which the City of Mexico
without a common language and with
a common civilization, all  under the
domination of the stronger and fietcer
race of them all, the Aztecs.
Sacrificed   Human  Being*.
The prime motive of the wars, which
Is now situated they were astonished ' the fierce Axtecs waged was net so
beyond measure to find there an or-; much conquest and tribute as to ob-
ganlzed government of tribes or rath-j tain multitudes of prisoners, whom
er nations, far above the level of any j they sacrificed to a pontheon of gods,
that they had found elsewhere in the | So strong was this passion for blood
new world. These were nations with | that even when the alliance was form-
organized armies, official admlnistra-. ed and practical federation made
tors, conrts of justice, agriculture on j among them there was an agreement
a higher plane than it was In Europe | that they should from time to time
at the time and all the mechanical I fight battles among themselves in or-
arts. The principal source of aston- j der to capture prisoners for the altars
Ishment to the Spaniards was to find ! of their demoniac .faith. Much that
these people housed in stone buildings j appears unaccountable in Mexican hls-
and having public structures whose i tory can be better understood ln the
architecture and sculpture were of di-! light of the fact that the people or
metvslons and elaborateness on the Central Mexico are descendants of the
European level. fierce, cruel and bloodthirsty Axtecs.
The Spaniards found there a loose
federation cf several distinct nations,
(Continued on Paso Thre*). PAGE TWO
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
THURSDAY, APRIL  23,  1914.
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I to eye with me ma. not be profound- lar. The deceased was a bachelor and
ly interested in this question. We can- lived alone m his cabin two miles
not  force our view down other  peo-, south of Deary tor 28 years    His only
j pie's throats however well-developed i known relatives are a -later md a
the swallowing hahit may be, and any ; nepehw In Sweden. He hutM eared
attempt along this line spells failure,   for by  the  Burki S   until  Wednesday
I ri  ��-  ,���.,*   n,AAtf      u  htm    HA   MR    lirniii'llt    t/i
TRIES TO REYEVBER.
An Inder-'ndent morning paper devot.d to the Interest! of New Westminster and I hut I have, sufficient faith in our peo- j or last week, when '���'   �� <    hfou    u  to
tbe Fraser Valley.    Published every morning except Minday by the National Printing | pie   to   believe   that  any   government | the Deary Hotel.
and Publishing Company, Limited, at 6S McKcnzie Street, New Westminster. British ' wise enough and big enough  to make
Columbia. ROHU SUTHEKUAND. Managing Director.        ; the atti nipt along sane lines to dejil
All communications should he addressed to The Now Westminster News, and not ! with   this  question   will   get   the   sup-
to Individual members of the staff.    Cheques, drafts, and money orders should be made   port of the majority of our people. '
payable to The National Printing and Publishing Con,nany. Limited. Remedies.
TELEPl IONES��� Business Of toe and .Manager, 9!<9 ; Editorial Rooms (all depart- j      4- ��0 remedies   he s.iid:    "We want
Bents). 991. several things. First    Departments of
SUBSCRIPTION RATES���By carrier. $4 per year, II for three months. 40c per
month. By mail. IS per year, z.'c per month.
ADVERTISING  RATES on application.
THURSDAY   MORNING,  APRIL 23.  1914.
Old  Toronto  Doctor   Rehearse-   the
Pays of His Affluence.
Forty years ago old Loci or John
health   With   absolute   power  ttV deal"]-����'������*?��T h?*ffiZh'uZ*
w th   all  *iii'*sti4)'is  ft(f6Cull��  lilf   piiu- ! i*^i     vt;j        , .  . ,  _
1  ���   health      D     irtmcats   with     ade-  day, a leading citizen of Toronto   a
quato money  to conduct them, audldoctor with an extended practice,-the
Iowa Lumber &
Timber Co., Ltd.
frmn'hUerferonce "from the" type | owner of drug^shona. and
a veteran
NO MORE RAILROADS WANTED.
The other day the Central Railway of Canada offered
in London something more than six million five per cent.
bonds at ninety and a good many Canadians learned for
the first time that there was such a thing as the C. R. of C.
This road, which claims all sorts of land grants it so
far has been unable to satisfactorily establish, issued a
private prospectus in 1907 and ever since that date it has
been doing its puny best to get hold of some of the British
investor's capital via the bond route. However, the British investor is more discriminating than he used to be in
the matter of colonial paper and so far the bond selling
business of the C. R. has been rather slack.
The whole matter hinges on the point that Canada
has plenty of railroads finished and under construction
for the time being. There are other industries in this Dominion outside of the railways and these should have the
opportunity to gather some of the pounds from the
motherland for their development
Evidently this is the light in which the old country
underwriters and investors size up the case, for the bonds j
of the ambitious Central Railway of Canada are not what
one might call "over-subscribed."
free  from interference    roui   me  ijiie   ���*������������� ���   --  ������ it;
.MeSuator*"�� ,s always ready to I of   .ho   10th Royal Irish Regiment,
bold up a reform if be feels It may  will, service in I***.
Recently the old doctor celebrated
his   eightieth   birthday   in  Toronto
tWt
cost him a vote.   Second���We want
iimner)v co-ordinated legislation from   _- ��...
, r ;, ninisTratio i bodies giving these jail, having been senTdown for sixty
epwtments the power to carry ���ut! days, homeless, penniless, and drunk.
h. Ir   egulatlons. instead of these ad-1     Bu�� he is no ordinary drunk.    He
minlstratlve bodies playing battledore I drinks to remember and not to for-
,        S����    on the  question   of i get.     When  he  Linda  the  memories
jurisdiction, which results in paralyz- 'of his prosperous days slipping away
ing all true efforts at reform. Third
BUSINESS DIRECTORY
AUDITOR   AND   ACCOUNTANT.
H. J- A. BURNETT. AI'DlTOIt AND
Accountant Telephone 1U47. K/ons
n Hurt Block.
P. H. Smith. W. J. Or����u.
AUDITORS AND ACCOUNTANTS.
Work   undertaken    It.    city    and    outstd*
mints.   211-12   Westminster   Trust   tel��.
Phone  3S4.     P.  O.   ilox   **7.
FRATERNAL.
NEW WKSTllI.NKTKIt LODQB NO 3.
II. P\ (>. H of D, C, meet the- first and
third l-'rlday nt H p.m.. Labor Temple,
Seventh and  Royal avenue,    a.  Weils
r.r.\y.  Exulted Ruler;  P.  II. Smith Secretary.
We want our governments to supply sufficient money for these objects,
and also to see that ihe indigent Hick
are properly cared for, especially
these whose misfortune tnaies them
a menace to others.
the little old man goes away by himself and drinks to refresh the memories t&at are his one interest in
life. The whisky does more than
refresh them, it brings them so close
that be lives them over again. He
unearthed a plug hat and a faded.
Fourth and lastly, we want, furth- old-fashioned, bottle-green .cut-away
er, an enlightened public conscience, coat, takes a battered satchel in his
We want our citizens to awaken to a hand, and starts out on bis profes-
greater sense of personal responsible slonal rounds, just as he was aecus-
ity. There is too ��reat a disposition | tomed to do forty years ago
to leave everything to our admlnistrft- 1����WD- '<> ,be lower ends ot J��rvl��.
tive bodies. We want our citizens,, Sherbourne, and Simcoe streets goes
and especialy those to whom money the doctor, to where his fashionable
and Influence has been given, to awak-1 clients once lived. He does not see
en to a keener sense of duty towards :, that these districts have aged and
these great questions. In other words, | grown shabby, like himself, lip he
we want from our citizens the best stumps to the faded doors, and In-
kind of service from the best kind of stead of a neat housemaid ushering
people, and could any work be better? him in, and taking his hat, a lodging-
Our people must realize, as they are house mistress blocks his way. To
realizing In older countries today, that her. the dignified old ghost of
apart from the humanitarian side of, memories is only a fuddled old
these Questions it does not pay to have  drunk.    She calls a policeman.    Tbe
CONTRACTORS!
We have everything you
need in Lumber. Prices and
service right.
RESIDENTS!
Does your garden need
fencing? Does your sidewalk need repairing? How
about that chicken house?
people  physically   unfit."
Correspondence
ASIATIC    EXCLUSION    QUESTION
I old doctor is taken to court, where
; Mr.  Ellis   kindly   remands   him   to
sober up���to come out of the past.
I nut in a sort  while  the aged   man
goes  again   to    the    bosom    of   his
memories, on whisky-light feet.
Old  Dr. John    is   a   graduate   of
I Trinity  College,   Dublin, and  served
j as army surgeon  and  as soldier   in
several  Indian  campaigns  with    the
Editor Daily News:-- j 10th Royal Irish regiment.    In 1871
This question is not a new one;  it ihe came to Toronto and set up prac-
:ias been a burning question in  Can-'tice.    He owned four chemist shops.
I uda and in this province in partial-I one at the corner of Queen and Sher-
j .ar. for years.    Before Hon. Mr.  Hor- ! bourne, one at the corner of Dundas
decided that the evidence was't strong enough against jdeD came mt0 power he pledged wm- and Foxiey etreets, and others ��t,
,. , �� �� "ell  lo abrogate the abnoxious treaty I placea forgotten   by  biro  in  me  uu
tne preacher. I with Japan     Has he done so?    If he I vance of days.    He had an extended
medical practice, but It grew away
from him, and when, eighteen years
ago, his wife died, tbe doctor began
to subsist on memories.
Seen in the cells. Dr. John said he
knew of no relatives.
"I once had property, but it got
away from me," he said. "I still
have this���top hat and coat���to
make my calls in." He was still
several years away.
Comptroller of Household.
Lord   Spencer  Compton,  who   has
arrived in Canada  to take over the
iutles of Comptroller of the Household of His Royal Highness tbe Governor-General, is the second son of
the  late   Marquess  of  Northampton
^nd brother of the preaent marquess.
He belongs to one of the famous old
i.  which simply provides that none 'families   of   England.     Sir   William
Jble  to  read  and  write Icompton was present at tbe Battle of
uld  be  < ntitled   to  enter  spurs in 1513 and at the Field of the
'he country.   If the Dominion govern- ciotn of Gold in 1520.    He had es-
ment had taken the advice of the col-  [atcg |��� twenty counties in England
mial  secretary    there    would    have  and  tne favor 0f  King  Henry  VIII.
been  no further trouble with the As   �����, m,at grandson become Drst Earl
iatic question     Why  did the govern   0f Northampton and  Lord President
of tbe Marcnes of Wales. The second earl was one of the bravest of
the cavaliers and fell at Hopton
Heath in 1643.   Tbe second marquess
The American occupation of Vera Cruz may not be
war, but it has a mighty suspicious smell and cannot altogether be characterized as part of a "watchful waiting" j
policy.
A New York minister wa6 accused before a church |
board of having kissedone of the unmarried ladies of his;
congregation.   After seeing the lady the investigators]
| has, why does not the government of
rpi.^   /-v i . ,      ,    ,, . _i this province pass an act  similar to
The  Oregon   boy  who  sleDt  thl*0U?h   an  explosion  the Natal act?   Because If the treaty
which wrecked his home would probably awake at the *,th J*^ �� wiJ*d of( "'  political
first faint Saturday morning call of his chum, "Yo-ho.^J^ SygSS %^ ��..,��
I the  above  named  act.     which    then
I would not be repugent to any act put
, ^ j jn force by the Dominion parliament.
San   FranciSCO   aims   tO   become    the    Chewing-gum j    The Laurlcr government passed an
centre of the Pacific coast.   What's the matter with the �� S^L^^pi^Tto
Canada. This had been withdrawn
because the Japanese government
had considered It to be an insult to
If their people. Joseph Chamberlain,
th" then colonial secretary, suggested to the Canadian government that
tbe proper course to pursue was to
pass a law similar to that passed by
the  legislature of  Natal,  South  Afri-
Billy, com'on fishin'."
rag, 'Frisco?
King George and Queen Mary are visiting Paris
all the reports about those Parisian fashions are true her
majesty will receive a few shocks before returning to
staid old London.
The British Columbia government is making a study J^ ScTb?
of the salmon, probably being chiefly interested in that
tasty fish's ability to come back every four years.
WRIIE STORIES fOR
MOVING PICTURE PIAYS
New, Spare-time  Profession for   Men
and Women���One Man Makes
$3500 in Six Months.
Owing to the large number of new
motion picture theatres which are being opened throughout the country,
there is offered to the men and
women of tuday, a new profession,
namely, that of writing moving picture plays. Producers are paying
from J25 to $150 for each scenario accepted, upon which they can build a
photo play.
$3500 in Six Months.
As it only requires a few hours'
time to construct a complete play,
you can readily see the immense
possibilities In this work. One man.
who gave the idea a tryout, writes
that he earned $35uu in six months.
It is possible for an intelligent person to meet with equal success.
One feature of the business which
should appeal to everyone, Is the the
work may .be done at home In spare
time. No literary ability is required
and women have as great as opportunity as men. Ideas for plots are
constantly turning up, and may be
put In sceneario form and sold for a
good price.
Particulars Sent FREE.
Complete particulars of this most
Interesting and profitable profession
may be had FREE OF CHARGE by
sending a post card to
Photo-Play Association
BOX 158 WILKES-BARRE. PA.
LOOM.. NO 854-���MEETS ON FIRST
ami  third  Tuesday  In  each  month at   ���
p.m.      in      the      l��llpnl      Temple. II i VI,I
Boyle,   Dictator;   W.   J.   QroVSS,   Secretary.
I. O. O. I1. AMITY LODQB NO. 17���TUB
regular meeting of Amity Iodic* No.
17. I. O. O. P., Is beld every Monday
nlsht at I o'clock In Odd Keilowa' Hall
corner Csrnanrno and Ehthth street*.
Vtsltins bretbsra cordially ���nvlted
II. \V. SangBter, NO.; J. L. Watson,
T. O.; W. C. Coatbam, P. U., record-
Ins secretary; 1. W. MacDonald. financial secretary.
FUNERAL   DIRECTORS
W. B. KALES & CO., 612-618 AgneU
street, opposite Carnegie library.
Most up-to-date funeral parlors 'in
tbe city. Specialists in shipping.
I.ady assistant in attendance. Always open. Day phone 176, night
phone 81.
8. HOWEI.I, (8UCCBSSOR TO CBN-
ter A Hanna. Ltd.)���Funeral directors
and etnhalmers. Parlors 406 Columbia
street.    New   Westminster.    Phone  ttl.
BOARD OF TRADE.
BOARD OK TRADE���NEW WB8TMIN-
sin- Hoard of Trade meets In tne boar*
room, City Hsll. a* folio**: Third Friday of each month; quarterly ni.>.*!m
on ihe third Friday of February, May,
August and November at 8 pi*. Annual meeting* on the third Friday ol
February. C. H. Stuart Wade, secrs-
tary.
PROFESSIONAL.
CORBOULD, QRANT ft McCfJLL. HAS-
rlatere. Solicitors, etc. 40 Lorne Street,
New Westminster. O. El. Corbould. K.
C.    J.  H   Grant.    A. B. MoColl.
IDAM  SMITH JOHNSTON BARRISTER-
at-law. Solicitor, etc Sollcl.or for th*
Hunk of V ancouver. Offices: Merchants Hank Building. New Westminster, H.C. Telephone N'>. 1070. Cabl*
address "Johnston." Code Western
Union.
W F. HANSFORD. BARRISTER. Solicitor, etc Colllater Block, corner Col-
uml.la anu McKensle str.-ets, New West-
PhlT,-44BC-     P"   ��'   K   m'     ���-
WHJTBSIDB,     EDMONDS    *    WHITM-
���   I- Berrlsters and Solicitors, Wajt-
E^f'SJ   SS"!   Btk"   Columbia   street.
Whites-Ida,"    Western   Dnlon.    P.    O.
Whlt'SSl.  * &i jru aMmooda.   a
The citv of Glasgow, called the best governed citv in
the world, is investigating Canada's tax systems, which
is some compliment to Canada.
me>"t of that (imp not pass th.- Natal
act? It would look to the ordinar)
erson that the government uas un
der the control of the large corporations to whose advantage it was to
Oriental   labor,   which   is  noth-
have
It is reported the anti-Jewish craze in Russia is dying
out, but it likely will be followed by some other barbaric s^thTmaS. ��la88 leRi8'a,i"n agaJn
fad just as foolish and just as unreasonable.    Russia    '" lx;'5 thP  Conservativi
wouldn't be Russia if there was no trouble on hand.
PUBLIC HAS DUTY
10 PREVENT DISEASE
Dr.  Procter,  Who  Will    Speak    Here
Next Week, Tells B. C. Nurres
Interesting Things in AddrcES.
An interesting paper on public
health was read to the nurses' convention at Victoria last week by Dr.
A. P. Procter, of Vancouver, who will
i-ppak at the antituberculosis eonvet:
lion In this city next week. He dealt
with the results ol preventive medicine in combatting some of the commonest diseases, such as typhoid,
diphtheria and tuberculosis.
Canada loses annually, he said, fif
teen thousand of its citizens through
tuberculosis; British Columbia lost
429 last year. Vancouver 128, and the
year'n   loss   iti   the   United  tSates  is
ter the disease In older cities. Deal
ing with alcoholism Dr. Procter said:
"1 want to touch for a few moments
on the great question of alcoholism, a
BUbject upon which I almost hesitate
to speak hi cause so great has been
thi Injury to this great question by
the Injudicious utterances of so-called
temperance reformers, and yet you
cannot touch the question of the public hialth without beliiR face to fare
v.  th   Ihe  curse  of  this  disease
"Nothing,  next  to  tuberculosis,  I
doing more to destroy and. nothing
excepted, t<i so demoralize our peo
pie. Alcoholism stands out pre-eml
nent'y as the j,-reat cause of our national inefficiency. Alcoholism is the
cause of 10 per cent, of all mortality,
L'O per cent, of all disease, r,0 per cent,
of all Idiocy, insanity and pauperism,
and from 70 to 90 per cent, of all
criminality. These are facts, not fan-
cies,
"If you doubt them go to your police authorities, the judiciary, your
jails, the asylums, hospitals, and learn
the facts first hand, and It seems to
me that those of us who do know and
realize the meaning of thesp facts
to the public health have a serious responsibility to our people. Can any
man or woman who contemplates
these  facts and  realizes  the  terrible
government was preparing to deal with it
���^hen the elections brought a change.
tie mnerial authorities were very
careful in bringing the question before the cabinet to point out that it
was quite possible to accept th"
reaty with Japan with the condition
'.hat Japanese should not be permitted to enter Canada. Where is the
hitch?
There  is a very irritating  question
oing on at the present ttme amongst
I'e   small   farmers.     They   can   get
more for their shingle bol e from  the
American   mills  than   the)   get   here,
hut   the  holts cannot  be ehipped  out
of   tii     country,     The   farmer   loses,
Who  gams?    The  Orientals,  as some
of the shingle mills an- operated ex-
duslvel)   by  oriental   labor,  outside ���
r the riler and he is thi  only, |on< ly
white   man   on   the   woks.     If   they
Ui"  operators)   are   to  be  proti cted
ii this way, why not make it compulsory   for  those  operators  to   employ !
white   labor   or   take   tie   clause   out
Of  the  act   which   proh hiU   the   man
from selling in the best market and I
even up on the deal?
How can you expe t the people
In the east to come | i any reasonable conclusion upon the Orb ntal
question   when  you   hav
became President of the, Royal So-
i iety. The fourth marquess married
he Hon Mary Florence Baring, eldest daughter of the second Lord Ash-
Mirtnn. He was in the Diplomatic
service and was private secretary to
,ord Lieutenant of Ireland, Karl
llwper.-   Family Herald and Weekly
ions lies spread throughout the country as the following:
Toronto, -That Japanosc. workmen
are the most efficient in British Columbia today, Is the opinion expressed
by   D.   li.   MaeOregor,   of  Vancouver.
Not l.iiongti S|>oon��.
1'nder the lecture pulpits of Rev.
Dr. Robertson and Rev. Prof Daw
>f Knox College, Toronto, some Sun-
lays ago were concealed seventy-Ov*-
-,ets of table silverware which caused
;o much furore and no little annoy-
mce to the prospective breakfasters
i.t the college dining ball on Sa'.ur-
lay morning. Annoyance It was. for
he seventy five students in the resl-
lenee bad to eat out of five porridge
ifloons, which, ii must be admitted,
;i a <Hfflc!;li mailer, when the vora
���lty of the student appetite is Intro
Inced   inio  the  equation.
While the janitor slept and  while
he oiher   students   were   attending
he meeting of the university literary
idciety on Friday nisht half a dozen
���,tudiir,.s    committed     the     "theft"
I which caused so much annoyance a:
: breakfast time on Saturday morning
| The assistance of the police was call
>d into requisition to locate the miss-
���   ng silverware, which, however, was
I not found until long after the break-
such  notor- ! 'aBt hour was over.
10 IHE
;. 8TILWELL CLtTTft Barrl*tsr-at-la��.
solicitor, etc.; corner Columbia si,S
McKensle streets. New Westminster
B. C.   P. O. Bos lit.    Telephone   Tit.
I.   P.   HAMPTON    BOLB.    BARRISTBsV
solicitor and Notary. Offices Hart
Mors. 18 Lorns street. New W��atmls
ster. B   O.
WrgtTARRIB. MARTIN ft C\��8ADT,
UnrrlHterH and Solicitors. (01 to 111
*V>��tmln*ter Tru��t Block. O. E. Martin. W. o. McQuarrie and Oeorce I.
Oamrtilr
FACTURCR
SYNOPSIS   Of  COAL   MINING
OULAT10N8.
RS
155.010.    On  a conservative  estimate
of the f.nancial Iocs which this is to I effect upon the efficiency and fitness
a country or city the annualI  lossi to  of the race and remain indifferent lay i Mr.  MaeOregor has control of sever
the  Domnnion   is  ninety  million  dol-1 any claim to good citizenship?    Tne j al canneries along the western coast;
,.,,..,,       . , ..and   he  employs  Japanese only.    He I
and talk w.ih all sorts of people, and | BWrtg tnat thev arB ^^ W0Vkmf.n
than   white  men,  and  can  be  relied
,     , .. ,,:i,lx��n-    T|le>' never fall  down  in their j
the   means   to   be   adopted,   they   all   .)lltv     Mr     MaeOregor    makes    con-
agree that the present system of^the L^ <,very fa��� wlt8h Japaneae
while  during I open bar in the hands of men whose  tractorSi  wno  ,,ire  their own    coun
I try men.    In his opinion, they do bet
lars, to British Columbia two and a I
half million dollars, to Vancouver!
three-quarters of a million, and to Vic-
hig
of
you
average man Is not indifferent. I meet i
and talk with all sorts of people, and I
with hardly an exception I  find  that
toria th:ee  hundred  and  eighty thou-   however widely they may differ as to j
sand dollars. The patients discharged
from  one  sanitarium    during    seven |
years  earned   $464,000
the  same   period   the  entire   expendi-1 every interest  is  to  sell  as  much  as
ture on that institution  was $2.i6,0001 possible is horribly wrong.
a return of 200 per cent, on the in- i Views en Alcohol,
vestment in cold cash, to say nothing I     "Whatever other people may think
of the personal side of the matter.        | the  members of your profession and
Twenty-five   Cures. I mine know that alcohol is a narcotic
"We have traced twenty-five pa-'drug, with all that that means in the
tients discharged apparently cured matter of the creation of habit. Surely
from our sanatorium nt Tranquille," ! it should not be difficult for afi Intel-
said Dr. Procter, "and found that their : llgent administrative body to devise
rarnlngst have amounted to over $61.- ' some system under which, If men must
000. If'it pays to cure consumption, i have alcohol, tbey can have It under
how much mdre would it pay to pre- the best conditions of government! Deary. Idaho, April 22- "I have
vent it?" control, under which  the question of I money   buried   under  stumps  on  my
Light, ventilation, sanitation and personal profit to the dispenser Is j ranch that will never be found," was
the enforcement of the prohibition of I eliminated nnd where the quality of | the dying statement of Martin Olson,
expectoration In the streets were men-: what they drink is guaranteed. I am 73 years of age, made to A. O Carlson,
tioned by the speaker as among the' a total abstainer because 1 believe proprietor of the Carlson hotel, yes-
means of fighting this pestilence, but i that a man is better without alcohol, ' terday. His statement is already part-
he warned against the creation of slum j but I am not foolish enough to be- j ly corroborated by the finding by Ar-
conditlons  which do so much  to fos-Jlieve that all those wbo do not see eye I thur Burke of $142 buried in his col
ter work, and do not demand th
money   white  men   do.
Mr. MacUrogor, are you one
''" ' negro Scotchmen, or are
white?
W. S. PHI ITS
Misunderstood.
The school teachera of one of the
eastern provinces are entitled to s
small special grant for gardening or
Ailing out a form which is sent te
each teacher by the Board of Educa
tlnn.
One new teacher, however, wroti
to the board inquiring how to get th<
grant, and received the stereotypet
reply:
"Simply fill out your form accord
con-1 Ing to  requirements."
"I have taken Madame X's 'ber.
ty course'," wrote the teacher In re
ply. "but cannot fill out my form t(
any extent.   What shall I try next?'
!TELLS  OF  HIDDEN  TREASURE
ON  HIE   DEATHBED
Octopus at Vancouver.
While diving in the first narrowi
at Vancouver recently, Fred Maddi
son encountered a huge octopus, and
but for the promptitude with whicL
his signal for assistance was answer
ed would have become the victim
of the devil fish. The monster wae
lodged In one of tbe crevices witl
which the narrows abound and bad
drawn shackle weighing forty pound?
into Its lair. It was while trying In
get the shackle out that the fish goi
hold of Maddlson, and even whet
ascending It made every effort ti
fasien Its suckers on him.
In view of the industrial development in
Greater Vancouver, actual and in prospect, and
to the fact that in the
past many manufacturing plants have been
lost to the community
owing to the exorbitant
prices demanded for
land, your careful attention is invited to the
following:
The Coquitlam Terminal Company have for
sale to bona fide business concerns, manufacturing sites, all clear
and level, with trackage
and ample waterfront-
age at from twelve hundred and fifty dollars
per acre, also home sites
for employees at extremely low rates, with
excellent school facilities, city water, electric
light, etc. Address enquiries to
COQUITLAM
TE
CO., LTD.
Granville Street,
Vancouver, B.C.
COAL MINING rights of tb�� Domini**
in Manitoba. S��sk��tchewsn and Alber**,
the Vukon Territory, ths Northwest T��r-
rltorti-s nnd In a portion of th�� t'rovlnes
if Brltlnh Columl.ln, may be leased for ���
term of twenty-one years st ��n snnu*i
rental of 11 an acre. Not more than 2411
icrfe will be leased to one applies ret
Application for a lease must be r*��<lt
by the applicant ln person to the A sent
>r flub-Asent of the district In which ths
rlahts applied for are situated.
In surveyed territory the land must b*
teacrlbed by sections, or legal euh-diTl.
��lons of sections, and In unsurveved territory the tract applied for simll b*
ttaked out by the applicant himself.
Each application must be aooompanl*4
by ��� fee of 16 which will be refunded If
the rights applied for are not mailable,
hut not otherwise. A royalty shall b*
paid on the merchsntsble output of tbs
mine at the rate of five cents p"r ion
The person operating the mine shall
furnish the Agent with eworn returns
iccountlng for the full quantity of merchantable coal mined and pay the roy-
ilty thereon. If the coal mining rights
ire not being operated such returns sboul*
ie   furnished  at   least   once  a  year.
The lease will Include the coal mining
-Ighls only, but the leases will he permitted to purchase whatever available
surface rights may be considered neces-
wry for the working of the mine at the
rate of tit an acre
For full Information application ahoul*
t>* made to the Secretary of the Hepnrt
menl of the Interior, Ottawa or to *ny
Agent or Bub-Agent of  Dominion   l.and*.
W. W. COKT,
Deputy  Minister of the  Interior..
I*. B.���Unauthorised publication of tblt
idvertlaemxnt will not ba paid for
New Wellington
COAL
JOSEPH MAYERS
Office, 554 Front Street,
Foot of Sixth Street.
P. O. Bex 345. Phone 105
Westminster
Transfer Co*
Office Phone 185.       Barn Phone 137.
Begble Street.
Baggage Delivered Promptly to
Any Part of the City.
Light and Heavy Hauling
CITY OF NEW WESTMINSTER. B C.
Read The News w
I
THURSDAY,   APRIL  23,   1914
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE THREE
NEWS FROM THE
OTHER PROVINCES
WESTERN ONTARIO.
bodies were washed ashore after the
November storm.
Thomas A. Cox. who died at Brant-
ford, was an exhibitor and breeder of
international repute who won many
times >ln New York, Ixindon and
Chicago.
After wandering about the city for
a week and living as best he was
able,   William   Hradfield,   aged   eight
ing school for Queen's university, has   distress fund In  behalf of the suffer-
not yet been accepted. 'rs from L.e sealing disaster.
Toronto's tax rate has been fixed at
9 mills,
'VuudWPflk council ha.-' plain, providing for a $75,000 city hall.
An 8,000-gallon gasoline tank exploded at Harrlston Saturday afternoon.
The Guelph and Wellington    Motor
club has been organized, with a mem- j was found in a starting condition on
bershlp cf forty. I Dundas street, Toronto.
i'alntirs, paperhangers and decora-j Miss Ituth Ward, of Rochester, N.
tors in St. Thomas went on strike ; Y., was knocked down and robbed In
loi higher wages. | broad daylight, at Niagara Kails, Ont.,
Joseph   C.  Lundy.    former    reeve, j of her  purse, containing  nearly  $40,
clerk and treasurer   of   Whitecliurch , by a well dressed young man.
township, is dead. |    While preaching the sermon at Col-
(ieorge Urquhart, 57 years old, and ; lege  street  Presbyterian  church,  To-, .
one at Cuelph's most highly respected . ronto, Rev. H, It. Pickup] the pastor,'8''1    '""
citizens, is dead. j was seized   with  an attack of  weak-
.lames Burns, engineer at the (Irani! j ness and collapsed in the pulpit.
Central hotel, St. Thomas, was found '     The
dead In the engine room. j Clinton
NEW ONTARIO.
Lumbermen are anxious because of
low   water In  northern   stream*.
At Fort William. Arthur A. Vick
ers. age 41. a wealthy land owner
and real estate broker, committed
suicide.
Mrs. Squirrel, an Indian woman,
with her husband and little child,
walked 96 miles to New Liskeard to
undergo an operation.
The third shipment of gold ore
from the Porphyry Mill property In
Porcupine, being shipped from South
Porcupine this week, consists Of 25
tons.
Matthi w Wayman, of Toronto, a
reporter, has been selected as the
candidate   of   the   Social   Democratic
MANITOBA.
Winnipeg building permits aggregated $13,750 Monday, bringing the
month's total Up to $;i.04l,3r,o.
William Arnott. an old timer, who
died, aged 73, al Portage la. Prairie,
went there 43 years ago from Lanark,
On,.
Captain Ponsford, recently of St.
Thomas, Out., who went west two
years ago to become warden of Stones .Mountain penitentiary, has been
transferred to Edmonton penitentiary.
SASKATCHEWAN.
Alter a lingering Illness, John
Smith, chief cln f nt the Queen's hotel. Toronto, died aged 39.
Several Toronto physicians were
mulcted of considerable sums by the
trickery of gypsy women.
The Ingersoll fire brigade went on
strike, as the council did not deal with
the demand for Increased pay.
Toronto suffragettes have quarreled among themselves and a number
of prominent men.hers have resigned.
While telephoning an order to her
grocer from her home, Mrs, Edward
Jackson, Toronto, died of heart failure.
Welland town council accepted the
offer of $20,000 from the Carnegie
fund library and purchased a $3,win
site.
1'ort   William,  and
got one cent in cash.
A fire which caused between $8,000
wife   of  John   .larks,,.,   died   at   "f  ^^^^.S^SLS^ the
town  of Tlmmlns and  destroyed  the
was burled the previous Tuesday    In I l,m,k   '"T,',"'   dl',l"B ,���<'anip   ,alld  "*
Detroit,   having died  of    pneumonia, | cll'"r building _of_ Holllnger mines,
the   same   trouble   that   caused     her ���.,,���,.'
own death. QUEBEC
A series of homes for fallen women '     .,., ���    ,   ... ,,      ���        i i
in .Hies throughout the western prov    , , rh.rst   Stova,,.   a   Swede,     hang.
iMee   is   to   be   established   by   th-   hhw"f���,,y ,a  bootlace,  to a  fence  in
department of social service and mor- 0D! ��J��th! *"$ " "V ��    *C
al reform of the Methodist church of ; ,. A   ?U?080t der <'al   |,aJ,"r   UH,>8    *
Canada j threatening tone toward tne ex-mayor
'it'has become necessary that ad-' of AHom,'',*h" m T""* ,�� Amerl"ar
ditions  should  be  built to the  main     /���   M< r,0mob.le;  [0���**}*.SfSSX
of the  Montreal branch of the  Hank
of   Commerce,   also   connected     with
| other  banking  and  commercial   Institutions, died at  Montreal, aged  77.
The sanitarium  at  Kreeport   which' ,.Hertha  (1,lmHn'   *4   >'��'"?. ��,d'   "1��.
' disappeared from Montreal two weeks
ago, was brought back    from   Toron-
I luring  the  big  game    seasons    of
1913,   It  is  estimated  that  1.170  animals,  valued  at $S7,750, were    killed
party of Canada, to contest South Te-   ln  Saskatchewan.
niiskaming. The  Cole   block,   owned   by   H.   De
Disregarding a big sign saying Vere Cole, of London, Kng.. was prac-
"No money kept here," yeggmen tically destroyed at Saskatoon, eaus-
blew  open the safe of James  David-   ilJ(, damage ol $200,000.
building of the University of Toronto,
and   it  is  possible,  as a   result,  that I
University colli ge may have to move I!
to n new location,
is nearing completion, and which will
likely be formally opened by the Duke
of C'oiiiiiiught next month, will receive
A Brief History of
Mexico's Stormy Career
(Continued Irom cage onei
and pride themselves on their descent
and on having Inherittd the tradition*
of their ancestors,'' notwithstanding
their nominal adoption of the Chris-
tain  faith.
The conquest of these millions of
fierce warriors by a handful of Spaniards Is one of ihe most startling facts
of, history.
Submitted to Grinding Tyrany.
From the time of the death of (Ian-
temotl, last of the Axtec emperors, to
the   withdrawal   of   the   last  Spanish
Krauz Joseph. Maxmilian acc< pted, ! coast this season. Th<- remaining
b' lag assured of the suppor' of Na- 20.ooo.no0 will be handled by veBsela
potooa as long as he Deeded ii and of the fleet at different penod3 next
was crowned in 1803. (year. *
United   State*   Intervene*. At  hast  1,000.000  feu  Of the  Rob
Junrez kept in the field against ert Dollar's lumber cargo will be
li!in and the French, prolonging his loaded at Victoria, while 4,000,000
goriiha operation! in the approved feet will be shipped aboard at the
Mexican style. The I'nited States, jlienoa bay mills, situated on the arm
having completed its own civil war. of Cowlchun bay.
now intervened and gave Krance per- j The Robert Dollar may have the
amatory notice to get out of Mexico, distinction of being the first ocean-
The French troops were withdrawn going vessel to pass through the Pan-
in February. 1S67, and by June Max- ama canal, as she will be ready to
l.nlian was a prisoner In the hands sail before the expiration of May. and
Of Juar��z, who stood him against a will reach the canal zone well before
wail and shot him, together with two the date the great waterway is throw
oi bis leading generals. ; open  to deep sea  traffic.    The pro-
ln October, 18ti7, Juarez was elect- , bable dale for the opening of the
ed president. Porfirio Diaz was, In ��� Panama canal has been given as
the final conflicts the chief lleuten- July 1. In the event of the water-
ant of Juarez and as such captured | way not. being available for traffic
the city of M�� xico for him. ln 1871. by the time the Robert Dollar reaches
although Juarez had been reelected. ' the western entrance to the canal, it
the other chief* of the revolution : will be forced to make the Atlantic
! which brought him into power object- I by way of the Magellan straits.
(.1 and a new revolution  was started.)	
beaded by Diaz, winch kept up until
the death Of Juarez  in  18711.    Lerdo
de Tejada. chief justice succeeded ad !
interim and  was elected  president In	
,STt?;���bTJu���'    !" HP TSJ2 Z'      One of the foods  that had almost
volution   broke  out.     Diaz  joined   it, . i,ecom
BLOW AT SCOTCH;
PORRIDGE NOT GOOD
! to   by   her   father.     She   is   as   much   vicerov, Don Juan O'Donoju, or from i or to appoint a new  ambassador    to
An expenditure of $20,000,000 in 15   a grant of $4,000 from the Ontario pro-
years is recommended  for   Ontario  vlncial government,
mads  by  the Ontario  highways com- "~���	
mission.
The Canadian Vigilance association
was organized in Toronto to fight impurity and to promote social welfare.
Plane have been completed for the
ii' w Walkervillc general hospital, and
bids for construction will be called
for  to cost  $250,000.
Rev. Andrew M. McCulIorh, a well-
known member of the London Methodist conference, died at his home in
London, aged O.'i years.
Dr.  J.   U.  Molt,  spiaking at an   in-
ici'inal dinner in Toronto, characterized    high    school  students    as
greatest  single  asset  of  a  nation
Mr.  Justice Kelly  has endorsed  the
EASTERN ONTARIO.
of
Gerald   Howes,   7-year-old   son
0, H. Howes, Parkham, died in Kingston hospital of lockjaw.
Col.  tbe  Hon.  Sam   Hughes,  minis-
te"r of militia, is considering banishing
| liquor from drill halls.
Aid. O, N. Cordon of Peterhoro has
resigned to accept the position of city
Solicitor, succeeding E,  II.. D.  Hall.
At a meeting Of the Ministerial association   at   [irockville   the  members
; placed   themselves  on   record   as   be-
the | ing opposed to Sunday funerals.
George Slsson, of Oovan township,
father of D6r& SlSSOn, one of the vie
Jury's verdict in favor of Miss Gladys   tiins of the    Turnbull    building    col-
stage struck as ever and her mother
has consented to "let her try it" at
home.
Sir Hodolphe Forget, one. of the
strongest backers of Mayor-elect Me-
deric Martin, of Montreal, is busy
on the stock exchange collecting the
wagers he made during the campaign.
It   is said he cleaned  up $28,000,
The scene Of action in connection
with the Montreal libel case of Beck
vs. O'Contiell will be shifted to New-
York, Mr. Justice I.avergne granting
the motion for the appointment of a
commission to get evidence there of
seven persons, five of whom are New
Voi k detectives.
national in its Importance to
j one country was Btruck a blow yes-
��� terday at the Ontario Education association, when Dr. Harold Clark, of
i Toronto, ln speaking on "Diet and
[Dentistry," said that porridge should
| be replaced by something that requir-
I ed chewing. For centuries porridge
\ had been fad to people who believed
one of the finest
.     ,    , ! foods  that   they   could   possibly   eat.
first time in its lus.ory saw a peace- , Partlcularlv WBJ th|��� so of the Bcotcll.
lul   orderly   government   and   became , ���ow Dr.  clark   ���nowed  that  ,n
among the stable and  respected  gov-   ,u h f  h    uh ���eter.
' ">"" ",s '" ,h" tt"r1'1 I mined by the part the teeth played In
a person's mental and physical well-
fare,  porridge   was  something  to  be
avoided.    The  old  resident  who has
.. been  teling  sons  and  grandsons  for
a years that to "get big" they must
eat porridge, will no doubt be cynical about the new theory, but Dr.
Clark went Into it so thoroughly and
gave such good reasons that the fall
diove l>erdo Into exile and became
pro\ ilona] president, and in May,
1877. was proclaimed constitutional
president by congress. In 1880 he
retired for four years. vand was sue-
r. < o d by Manuel (ionzales. but in
1SK4 Diaz was .mam elected and retained office therafter until the late i
outbreak or the Made-o insurrection. >,,, , ,,,.,, ,,
Under his administration  Mexico fori1'""/ .,,���.    ,   *   ���
The Present Revolution
A fresh revolution broke out. head  i
ed   by   Villa  and   Carranza,  and   has
been going on ever since.    President
Wilson   refused  to   recognize
1521   to  1821.  a  period  of  300  years, | Mexico   to   succeed   ambassador   Wil- j
the history or Mexico was a monoton-  "on,   who   resigned   when   the   pres-i-
ous one of sullen  submission    to    a' dent refused  lo accept his advice  in j
grinding tyranny. i regard   to   the   situation   in     Mexico. |
The French revolution and the rise i In
of Napoleon was directly responsible
tor the uprising of the Mexican peopl
which led ultimately to their Independence, but only after a desperate
series of revolts and struggles. When
Napoleon drove the Bourbons out of
Spain and established his brother as
the king of that country, the military
prestige   of  Spain   was     broken.     In
July. 1913, the president sent Mr.
John   Und  as   his   special   unofficial
Irepresentative to Mexico,    with    in-'
Istructlons  to advise  Huerta  that  he
' must  not   be  B   candidate  for   presi- i
' dani   in     the    approaching    election, i
Never;heless   an   election   was   held
[and Huerta was returned.    He him-!
of the "mighty grub" seems Inexlt
able, when people have come to realize, a9 the doctor pointed out, that
fibrous foods and less starch and sugar will be salvation of the teeth and
consequently of the health.
Lessons from Aborigines.
Dr. Clarke said that  the aboriginal
races    Bhowed    but   two    per    cent
self refused to recognize the validity U decaycd teeth   whUe ln the civil!
of the  election  on   account    of    the   m, races ^  reverse  wag the case>
Mexico the choice lay between recog-Uwall number of votes cast, and pays \      ,  9g celU  gnoWPd   had   teeth.
LOWER   PROVINCES.
Meredith, or Branttord, awarding her
$1,500 daincs against Dr. K. S. Ash-
ton
John Beach was instantly killed at
Brookfield, his body being hurled
head first through a board fence as
he fell or jumped from a moving Id.
C   R. train.
The Goderlch council has decided
to i rect a tombstone 0V( r the grave
Ol  the five unidentified sailors whose
lapse In  Peterboror last autumn, was
round  dead  In bed.
Allan Turner, or the flrockvllle
customs stair; died suddenly ln tbe
same chair In which his rather passed
away suddenly 40 years ago, and in
the same room in which he was born.
The Offer of Major H. \V Leonard,
millionaire chairman or the Transcontinental railway commission, to establish a residence and military train-
The Halifax steamer Seal was
jammed in the Ice, in the Oulf of St.
Lawrence, 500 miles from Entry Isl
and
I nizing the new government, retaining I that   be  continues   to  hold   office   as !
allegiance to the old, or using the op-! provisional   presidinl   only   until   the
I portunltv  to achieve their own  Inde- result  of  the   special   election, to  be
[pendence.   The Creoles in Mexico rose | held in July or this year, en be de-
i against  the  politico-ecclesiastical  oU-1 termtned.    This was the situation at
' garchy which ruled there in the name  the time  when  ihe temporary  deten-
of t'.ie crown ot Spain. I ti��n of aonie bluejackets from an Am-
Set  up  Reactionary  Monarchy.       larlcari   warship   precipitated   the  pre
Finally,   the   very   element   against1, "lit acute crisis.
which   the   revolution   was   directed.! 	
,,T,h\v,'r.1V0CC'Urr"(1   iU   ?alU8f  ��ilalarmed   at  the  liberal  tendencies   of   READY   WITH   LUMBER
Hon. W. D. Cameron, member of the ! .,._   5   ,.,..,.  ,.,  ���������;.,    ������,,   ,D���.i���o-!
legislative    council    or     Sherbrooke,
Cuysborough county.
St. George's society of Halifax, at
its annual meeting Bent a cablegram
or sympathy to the people of Newfoundland, and a contribution to the
I the  t'nen king of  Spain,  and  fearing
FOR   PANAMA   CANAL
i that    liberalism     and     republicanism
, would be Introduced in the new world j     ,,,,,.,    nf    lllf,    ilc,b!>rt  Dollar fleet)
i set   up   an   independent     reactionary   ,���  .iniv(J  ������   ���1P     Britsih     ro,���ml)ia
Mexico and proclaimed | C035t t0 ,0.l() ,umDej, for ���)(J KiganttJ
The reason, he declared, was due to
the different foods. The aboriginal
person ate fibrous foods which cleansed his teeth better than could be
done by a brush, and ate less sugar
and starch than people today.
"I have frequently had zealous mothers tell me of the great care they
I took, in preparing food for the little
oneB. I am convinced that the little
ones would have been better without
this care,"  said the doctor.
When Summer
Stops the Swing*
;���
Most of us ctin remember the school lesson in tbe
law of accumulated motion���momentum.
If you exert a pound of pressure against a man in
a swing, you'll start him moving slowly "to and
fro." If you continue to exert a pound of pressure against him every time the swing makes a
trip, you'll soon have him going so high that he
almost turns the whole circle. If you stop pushing, the momentum will die out and the swing
come to rest at "dead centre."
Winning trade follows the same natural laws.
Advertisements are the force behind the swing of
public favor. Each new advertisement increases
the momentum. Finally, the accumulated force
of these numerous impulses swings indifference to
the buying point.
If you stop Advertising, you lose momentum.
The moral of which is:
Don't stop the business swing in Summer.
Keep adding the pounds of Advertising
pressure.
Advice mwrding your advertising problems ,s available through any
r^cognis.-.!T Canadian advertistag agency or the Secretary of the (����-
adian Press Association, Room 503 l.umsdcn Huialm*. I oronto. hnquiry
involves no obligation on your part���*>��� write, if interest*!.
Ln
monarchy in
Don   Augustine  lturbide  emperor,  an j
arrangement    to    this effect  having
been made with the half-breed leader
of the [nsurrectos. lnturbide was
crowned July:; l, 1822.
Then started a series of revolutions
; and counter revolutions which kept up
; without intermission down to the time
j when  Porfirio Diaz became president
. in 1877, ami established himself under
l that   title   as   dictator.     Santa   Ana,
Captain   general   of   Vera   Cruz,   who
made a good deal of Mexican history
before his death, revolted  in  1828.  It-
I urbide st tit a force against him which
deserted to Santa Ana.    Then lturbide ;
reconvened the congress which he had j
arbitrarily dissolved and offered to ab- I
I dicate.    Congress   refusid   to  accept,
but declared his original election void
and deported him to Europe.   He returned to start another revolution and i
was captured and shot.    Then followed fivt  years of almost complete anarchy.   Guerrero, the half-breed leader:
oi the original  revolution,  finally  secured control in 1828,    He was shortly
deposed   by   Bustamente;   he   in   turn ���
by Gomes Uedraza, who was succeeded
by Gomez  Farias in  18113, only to be ]
deposed  by  Santa  Ana,  who  became
dictator May 30. 1S3-4.
War   With   United   States.
Here came ifi the first conflict with
the I'nited States. Mexico had invit-1
ed Americans into the country to de-i
velop the uncultivated lands. Large
numbers oi men rrom the southern
part of the i'nited States took advantage of the liberal terms offered them
nnd went into what was then northern
Mexico and established the Mexican
state of Texas. In 1836 a new congress of Mexico, at the instigation of
Santa Ana, abolished the federal system and left the government of the
states entirely with appointees of the
dictator. This was the signal for a
revolt of the Americans in Texas who
set up an independent government nnd
successfully maintained it, defeating
the Mexican armies sent against them.
The independence of Texas was recognized by the government or the United
States In March, 1S37 and the annexation of Texas and war with Mexico
during which California, New Mexico,
Arizona and part oi Colorado was
wrested rrom Mexico, followed. Santa
Anc's power was temporarily broken
when he fell Into the hands of the
Texans at the battle of San Jacinto
and Bustamente became provisional
president.
Santa Ana in Command.
In October, 1841 Santa Ana again
became provisional president and
Bustamente was expelled. Santa Ana
then turned his office over to Nicholas Brava. In 1844, Santa Ana, who
was secretly directing affairs, was
seized by the army which had mutinied, imprisoned and ultimately expelled from the country. He came
back two years later and was in supreme command during the war with
the United States, but at its conclusion he fled the country. The revolution of 1853 recalled him and congress made him president for life.
His despotism raised revolts against
him everywhere. Santa Ana fled once
more and Ignacio Comonfort became
dictator in December. 1857. Ho was
deposed and expelled but the succession was not given to Menito Juatez
who expected it, so he revolted and
carried on civil war for many years
against successive provisional presidents, the ablest of whom was Miguel
Miramon.
A   French   army   Invaded     Mexico
captured   Mexico City  and  appointed I
a provisional government, which ten- I
deretl  the  crown   to    MftXmll'an,    r>*
Austria,    brother    of    the    Emperor,
harbor  undertaking   at   Toronto   will
be the  Hrilisli steamship  Itobert Dol- '���
lar. I
The steamship, which is the largest
or the Robert Dollar fleet, and
which is now on passage between the
Orient and the North Pacific, will arrive at Victoria on May 30, and later
shift to Genoa bay to load the first
Bbioment of 25.000,000 feet of lum-
which the well known steamship company baa contracted to transport to
the St, Lawrence by way eif the Panama canal.
The cargo to be taken by the Bob-
.-��� ivli.ir will amount to 5.000.000
feet and this will be the only shipment   despatched    to    the    Atlantic'
TIDE TABLE���FRASER  RIVER.
For Week   Ending  Sunday.  April  26.
Westminster.
Sand Heads.
Time.
Hiati.         uow
High.    lx>w.
Time. Ht. Time.
Ht.
20    3:85 11:20
2:?,4 12.2    9:36
6. i
15:30 22:33
. 14:31    8.9 20:20
5.0
21    4:00 12:15
3:03 12.0   9:59
5 2
10:35 23:20
15:33    9.5 21:10
5.7
2.'     4:25  12:50
3:25 11.8 10:21
4 I
17:25 23:40
16:24 10.1 21:54
6.3
33    4:45 13:30
3:45  11.6  10:42
3.6
18:10 24:00
17:09  10.7 22:33
7.0
24     5:05  13:50
4:04 11.6 11:04
3.0
18:50
17:52  11.1  23:08
7.>;
25    5.25    0:50
4:23  11.4  11:29
2.5
10:35  14:::.5
18:34 11.5 23:42
8.2
.'6     5:40    1:05  ;
4:41 11.3 11:58
2.0
20:15  15:0.i
19:17  11.7
Royal
Standard
Scones
No 6.���Cut Out and* Paste in Recipe
Book.
1 lb.  Royal  standard.
2 ozs.  butter.
1 egg.
2 teaspoons cream tartar.
1 teaspoon soda.
V-i pint milk:  sugar to taste.
Mix dry ingredients; add milk
and egg. Brush over with white
of egg. Cook for about 1-4 hour in
tins; cut into" four portions V-
Ehaped,
BETTY BROWN.
��I just love the feel of
1   Royal Standard"
���lid one enthusiast who was elbow-deep in her first
recipe madp with this famous flour.
ROYAI, STANDAIU) "feels good" because it is sifted
ever so fine at the mill, over and over again and finally
passed through a silken sere m emerging "smooth as
velvet." "fine as silk."
ROYAL STANDARD will impart to scones, cakes or
bread a silky, velvety reel that is as delightful to the
touch as it is to the palate.
Say "ROYAL STANDARD" to your grocer and watch
your baking improve.
jgjiJHsH^
CAMP SITES AND COTTAGES
at White Rock or Ocean Park
Now is the time to look such propositions up. Don't wait till the season is here, but consult
E. H. Sands
White Rock.
White, Shiles & Co.      or
Columbia St., City.
BOILERS   Riveted Steel Pipes
       BURN OIL     ���
TANKS
VULCAN IRON WORKS. LTD.
P.  O.  BOX  442
TELEPHONE   ��2*
. PAGE FOUR
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWA
THURSDAY,  APRIL  23,  1914
CREAMERY
BUTTER
New Westminster Creamer)
Butter is proving very popular.
It is pleasing a lot of people
that know good butter. Freshly
churned, a beautiful color and
flavor that just touches the
right spot.    Incidentally it is a
LOCAL    PRODUCT.
Try it the next time you want
butter; it will please 4A.
you; per 11) "HIC
FRESH  EGGS.
We are receiving local new laid
eggs daily. If you want some
that vou can rely on order them
from  the  MODKL. AA.
1'er dozen    OUC
Model Grocery
MATHESON 4 JACOB80N.
108 Sixth St. Phone 1001 2.
East Burnaby Branch, Second
St. and Fifteenth Ave. Ed-
Monds Branch, Gray Block.
Phone 1111L.
Local News
Showers Tonight.
The weather tor New West minster
and   tile   lower   mainland     will     be:
Light   to   moderate   winds,   generally
fair wiih showers tonight or  Friday.
! ment and also as a tribute of confi-
I dance to British Columbia, as most
I of the mortgage certificates are bas
) ed on prop* rty on the lower main-
l land of this province. These certi-
' flcaiis bear five per cent interest.
I Large quantities of them have been
Isold to investors in the east and Eur-
I ope, partculiarly in Scotland and
I Belgium.
Wood.   Wood.   Wood.
Coed factory wood (dry) at Superior
Sash Ai Door Factory.    Phone 503.
18261)
Contract Awarded.
A. Allard. Maillardville, has been
awarded the contract for the three
bridges on the North Pitt Meadows
road at $:iG7.80, by the Coquitlam
council.
Insure in the Royal, the world's
largest fire company. Agent, Alfred
W. McLeod, the Insurance Man.
(3188)
A Token of Esteem.
As a token of esteem from the
members of the Thistle Social club,
Mrs. El wood, of Durham street, was
the recipient of a handsome clock
and set of spoons at her home on
Tuesday night, the presentation being made by Vice-president D. s.
Cameron of the club.
"Green" beer, scientists Bay, causes
biliousness.   Wlnewelser beer is thor-
oughly   matured   before  it  is  market- j
ed,    Try a case of this delicious bev- i
crage.    Ask your dialer.    Price $1.00.1
and $2,00 per dozen. (3216) I
Auction Sale of Land
In May or June of this year the
British Columbia government will
hold public aution sabs of the important' government holdings in the
townsites of Prince George, Fort
George and South Port George, on
the main line of the Grand Trunk Pacific railroad, in the interior section
of British Columbia.
terday, for the first time in  her m w
residence, 51 Royal aranuS.   Mrs. \u-
nandnlo will  receive each  succeeding
Tuesday  throughout  the season.
Municipal Engineer Maopherson ot
I Burnaby,      received     congratulations
! yesterday  morning on  the arivul or j
ia daughter at  his home.
Mrs.   Roe,   wile  of   Mayor   Roe,  ot I
i Port Moody, who is In the Royal Col-
tunbian hospital. Is improving great*]
ly in health and expects to leave the
Institution  til's week.    Mrs.  Roe  was I
taken  suddenly  ill on Saturday night
and i'  was feared an operation  might I
be   necessary.
Mortgages���Alfred W.
Me I.cod
C8188)
See the window displays of Brack-
man Ker goods "ln the grocery stores
this week. Buy home products (3278)
The lUtall Merchants association
has arranged for window displays of
Braekman-Ker goods in all grocery
stores which are members of the association. (8278)
Have You
Made Your
or
do you intend to leave your affairs in such a manner that
when you are gone your heirs
and representatives will divide
your estate after an, expensive
lawsuit?
Come in and let us discuss this
matter with you and suggest a
more equitable and less costly
way of disposing of. Jfour estate.
Dominion Trust
Former Officials Retained.
The Maillardville bund met on
Monday and transferred the organization to the general bodv of resi-
dents in the settlement. The admin-
istratlon will remain with the pre- !
sent executive. Chief of Police Pare
continues president. .1. Cnaquette secretary-treasurer and II. Ilecalre as-
BiStant secretary.
Prince Albert on Sandbar.
When steaming out ol Union Bay
early Monday morning with her holds
fib il with coul consigned to
Rupert, the Grand Trunk
steamer Prince Albert, Capt. Moore-
hou.se, had the misfortune to ground
on the sandbank there. One hundred tons of coal was lightered and
the vessel came off at high tide.
Wedding  Bells
ENNISMeLEOD.
At the home of the bride's parents,
I3tli street, on the 22nd. Inst.. Nellie
Martha, only daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. F. B. Inn is, was married to
Nell McLeod in the presence of a
company of friends. Rev. Dr. Dunn
officiated. Mr. and Mtb. McLeod on
their return from their honeymoon
trip, will reside in New Westminster.
ROBINSON-WILSON.
A very pretty wedding was celebrated in St. Alban's church, Edmonds, yesterday, when Miss Maude
Wilson, just arived from -England,
was united in matrimony to Thomas
Robinson, of   Edmonds,    bj   Rev. D.
Prince j Dunlop
Pacific
Place your order for strawhernv
boxes with us nnd be sure of getting
the best.   We specialize In fruit pack
Three More Drunks.
In the police court yesterday morning three more thirst quenchers  were|;
on   band
magistrate
mil  that they  had   been  there before
At the Theatres
THROUGH   FIRE TO  FORTUNE
Al  the Edison theatre on Thursday
From the Home of Low Prices
Men's  Tennis  Shoes. __
i'er   pair     75C
Boys'  Running Shoes  i���
Per  pair         T5C
Women's Canvas Shoes  *.'.��   2?_
l'-r pair     SI.25
Women's Dress Boots  T "   T _
Per pair    J1   QC
Misses' School Boots.  T\   __
���'������r  Pair     SI .75
Kiddies' Boots, lace and Button.          mimm
Per pair     95C
Men's   Working   Boots. iL'J,   5f!f
P" P^r  $1.95
'The POPULAR SHOE STORE
641 Front Street.
OPEN TONIGHT TILL 9:00 O'CLOCK.
BIG DlfffhWE
BETWEEN MAYORS
ing Co.,  Lulu  Island.
(3257) la half and costs:   the third was niuk-
..   . | ing  his debut,  said  he was a  ladies'
Don't  fail  to  hear  Rev.  W. J,  Sip    tailor from Vancouver who had board
prell,   1).   IJ,   in   Queen's  avenue   Me-  ed   the   wrong  car  and   was  allowed
thodist church  tonight at  8 o'clock, to wander home to the shores of
He wil lecture on German  life, cub- rard Inlet with  a  warning,
toms. cities, cathredrals and colleges, j	
The  lecture   will   be   illustrated   with j Official   Entertained.
Bur-
land  Friday of this week an  excellent
five reel film will be presented, entitle.- an   Interview   with  the |'�����''. "Through lire to Fortune.", The
Two of them had to ad-' foll"�� >��* ls tll(' s,or-v;
Jane  Barrett and  her tou  Tom  are
suddenly  beggered by    the    speculation;- of tier husband known on  Wall
stic t as Plunger Barrett     Al  an auction salt, the Barretl  yacht, real estate  and   household   effects   are   sold
I without   reserve  to satisfy   some   of
the demands of the creditors.    The
bankrupt   plunger goes   to   bis  room,
I piles himself with liquor, falls out of
about  one  hundred   beautifully  color-f     The  Maillardville  Court of the  Ca- , the window  and is killed.    It  now  deed  slides.    No  charge  will  be   made Uholic Order of Foresters met on  Fri-   I"'1"1" "I""'   '"��' to bear ''"' burden
but a free-will offering for missions  day   evening   and   entertained   Chief!0'' >"* motheri   support,    m. .. ...a,
will  be  taken. (0000)   Ranger  Lechaine    and    four    others
���  i from   Vancouver.    The  visitors   deliv-
Briqufttes,   Briquettes, Cheaper than  ered congratulatory addresses on the
coal.    Barry    Davis  &  Co.,    Phones i progress of the court,  which  had  al-
880 and 411 L. (3190)   ready  outgrown  its sobriquet  of the
��������� baby lodge.    The progress was clear.
Up For Speedy Trial. j ly manifested by the regular and mini
Misere,     the     Italian       shoemaker j erous attendance which exceeded any
around  whose   place  on   Mclnnes   St. , of  the   Vancouver  courts.    Two   new
a   general   mix-up  centered   a   couple   members  were  Initiated,  Messrs.     E.
of   weeks  ago   when  assault   and   at- j Petit and  II. Arhey.
tempted  robbery cases were aired in \ ������	
the   police   court,   conies   up   in   the j C.  P.   R.  Schedule,
county court this morning lor speedy j According to the announcement
trial before Judge Howay on a charge ! made by F. W. Peters, general sup-
of wounding with intent. erlntendent of  the  British  Columbia
  ��� C,   P.   R.   lines,   yesterday,  a   Sunday
Eat   at   the   Royal   cafe.   Dominion   service on  the Agassi?,  local  and  on
Trust building. Good cooking; good the branch line from Strumous to
service. (SlaB)   Okanagan   Landing,   will   be  resumed
  (by   the   company   when   it   starts   Its
Reeve   Marmont   of   Coquitlam   Contrasts Mayors Baxter and Roe on
Elevator Matter.
Oddfellows Grand Lodge.
Preparations are under way for the
observance of the great jubilee celebration of the institution of Oddfellows in British Columbia, which will
take place in Victoria from June 8
to 13. The annual sessions will be
held as follows: Grand Lodge. June
10; Grand Encampment, June 9; Department Council Patriarchs Militant,
June 8.
Trust Certificates Approved.
summer schedule, officials are now
working on the new time tables and
although no definite date has yet
been set for starting the summer service, it is understood unofficially that
If. would probably no Into i ffect on
May 31.
OBITUARY.
Compa
ny.
Ihe  i'fi-pt'tual Trustee.
4
Per Cent on
tosits
PEELE���News was received in  the
1 city   of  the   sudden   death,   on   April
22nd..   in   Seattle.   Wash.,    of  Game:
Keats  Peele,  fifth  son  of Capt.  and
Mrs.   Peele   of   this   city.     The   sad
t'diims came as a great shock to hi.;
relatives and friends, as no word hid
reached   them    of   any   Illness.      Mr.
Peele  was for  many years connected
with the B. C, E. It, in this city which
certificates of the  Domin- j he   left  to  take   up  his   residence   in
company.    The    fact    thai | Seattle,   being   employed  in   the   city
The Dominion Trust, company's
head office in Vancouver yesterday
received a telegram from Prince Edward Island stating that the legislature of tiiat province had passed an
amendment to its trustee act including in the securities available for tiip
investment of trust funds, the mortgage trus
ion  Trust
the big British Columbia company's I treasurer's office. He was prominent
securities are regarded so favorably J in musical circles, being a meffl-
in Prince Edward Island is looked | ber of Wagner's First Regiment band,
upon as a compliment to the manage- | Mr.    Peele,   besides   leaving   a    wil ���
��� and  two  children   to  mourn,  his   mo-
11 her and father of this citv, also six
brothers  and   two  sisters.   Percv    I!..
of Abbotsford;   Hereward J. of  Min-
Ot.   Mo.;   Clarence   I).,   of   this    city;
Stnn'ey  O.,  of   Victoria;   l>r.   Sidney
I paper he funis an advertisement of-
Iferlng  B   position.    This  is  signed  by
[John   Pearce,   an   old   friend   of  the'
family, who, with his daughter Helen
'has often been a guest on the yacht
and  In  their home     Helen has been
attracted    by   Toms   manly      bearing
ami  finds  herself gradually   weaning
her affections away from  Phil  Blair,
[an almost accepted lover. Tom passes through the different stages of
: mining and handling coal, and la
about to be appointed assistant superintendent. But his hopes are frustrated by the Jealous Blair. Tom's
mother, after making protests to the
directors without avail, appeals to
I the men. While this is In progress,
I Pearce. who is still Tom's ardent
champion, receives a decision from
the supreme court, giving him a clear
title to a mine at the village of Mayflower. After the meeting, the miners having decided u, vvalk out. in
sympathy for Tom, he is offered the
position Of superintendent al Mayflower, lie accepts ii and lakes most
of his Btriking friends with him.
iVhlle the mining is progressing with
'��� promh e a flow of oil opened on
lh< |ev.-i.s lakes I.re, sitiing the mine
1,1 ize. The fire burns away the sup.
P' rtlng  pillars of the  mine, and  the
vll tge eaves Into the abyss i le by
t! Blnklng < .nib Blair Bucce, ds In ',
o vim iir the i xcited people that '���
j T in fired the mine to cone, al the
fact of iis utter worthlessness, and
tl ey s< ��� out to lynch him, and are
: 8 iout i" destroy him when a pilar
' : fire a Ises, this proving to be an I
oil well of greal magnlude, and amid'
the promises of the rehabilitated In ro
that what   they have lest   will be more
than  retained,  the defeated   Blair  Is
seen   slinking  away.
The Coquitlam council met at Maillardville  yesterday   afternoon,   Reeve j
Marmont presiding.
Iteeve Marmont gave a concise ac-!
count of his delegate work at Winni-
peg,    In  referring to the absurd and!
| untrue   statements   of   Mayor   Baxter
, and the Vancouver delegates in regard t
j to   the   Fraser  river,   the   reeve   con-
treated  the attitude of Mayor Roe of
Port   Moody,   with   Vancouver's   civic I
i head,    Mayor Hoe took a manly stand j
and while expiating upon the advantages of his own locality on Hurrard
Inlet,   scorned   to   detract   from   the j
Fraser river, and even went so far as I
to  admit  the   Fraser  river  advocates
had  made out a strong case.
Councillor  Percy -He always plays j
, the game.
The Iteeve    I think we have a very j
strong case and Col. Taylor told  me
be was absolutely sure, himself, that '
we will have the elevator on the Eraser   river.     The   exact   locality   will
eome down to a case of accessibility
and   railway   connection.     Vancouver!
is   entirely   controlled   by  the   C.p.R ;
and     woefully     circumscribed.     Port!
Moody   would  require  more  dredging
than the Eraser.
The most likely place in his opinion !
was Port Coquitlam.
Councillor Robertson, as an old sea-j
faring man, who had seen the principal harbors of the world, considered
Vancouver a third rate one. There was
to much wind and too high a sea and
ships rolled in the middle of the bar-1
bor.
Councillor    Percy���Too  high   until
you   passed   the  oil  refinery   at   Port I
Moody.
Anyone who had been at sea knew
the benefits ships got ln fresh water,
especially old tramps.
In conclusion, on the suggestion of
the reeve a motion was passed expressing regret at the mis-statements
of the Vancouver delegates and the
hope that the Vancouver board of
trade would repudiate them. Councillor Oxtoby dissented, but gave no reason.
body to attend Saturday's gathering
Of the down river fishermen. President D. S. Cameron will attend tne
gathering and will probably be one
of the speakers urging the govern
ment to take drastic action in protecting  the  whites and  Indians.
Van Loo Cigar
Clear   Havana,  Cuban   made.    Sole
agency for New Westminster.
WESTMINSTER CIGAR &
TOBACCO COMPANY
PHARO   CIGAR   STORE.
603 Columbia St.
VICTORIAN ORDER OF NURSE8.
MISS E. D0WNHAM
Residence:   Room US  McLeod  Block
Phone 489 L.
MATERNITY. SURGICAL AND
MEDICAL CASES ATTENDED.
I. o.
O. F.
Amity I-odge No. 27, I. O. O. F. will
be at home to their members and
ladies on Monday evening, April 27.
at 8 p.m., the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the lodge,
A program will be rendered followed by a banquet.
Visiting brother Odd Fellows and
their ladies are cordially Invited to
be present.
II.   \V.  SANGSTER,
Noble Grand.
W. C. COATHAM,
(3277) Secretary.
Too Late to Classify
WILL PAY CASH FOR vacant PRO-
perty���-Client has thoroughly modern
rented dwelling at Cedar Cottage; mortgage only encumbrance. Will trade and
pay cash for any difference what
have you to offer?
RANCH FOR SALE��� 11160: KASV
terms. Five acres ail cleared and under cultivation, situate close to Clover-
dale. Has l-room dwelling, chicken
house and spring water. Investigate Immediately.
VERDICT    FOR    $350.
Carl   von   Mackenson   Awarded    Damages in Suit Aqainst Surrey
1 Ion   Justice Clement
von    Mackenson.    Port
Yi
THE BEAVfR INTERURBAN
the
for
'The
pen
TRANSFER CO.
N e w
Westminster
Branch,
C   8
Stl6   Colombia   Street.
keith, Manager,
c11  Sixth Street.
have Btarted an auto freight service
between Vancouver and New Westminster and way points. A reliable
service guaranteed, charges reasonable,   Give us a trial.
Phone   1254.
ill., of  Vancouver;   Oswald S.. of
city;  Miss Jesnette, of ibis city,
j ."rs. John Chlsbolm   of Seattle
the brothers of the deceased left
(���veiling  for  Seal tic.
���his
and
Ml
last
LADIES!
WOOD!    WOO D!
Block  wood   p ���:'  load
Good  bark  Flabs,  load
and    dry
Make your house cleaning easier by
using a good mop. We have just received a shipment of good mops.
Self-wringing mop with crank handle
A  splendid  mop.    Special  price of
75c.  each.
Self-wringing Mop. A good serviceable mop, 40c. each.
Mop Handles, with spring clasp for
polishing cloth. 2Dc. each.
Liquid Veneer Polishing Outfit, containing Polisher, Dusting Cloth and
dollar bottle of Liquid Veneer. Value
$2.50, for $1.50.
Factory   �� oi d
per   load   .   .
And  now   is  tbe
and   have    (   dry
L.  WILLIAMS
Office   Phcne   74
RICHARDS���The funeral of the
late S. Richards, of Edmonds, who
died at Kamloopa on Sunday, will be
held from the hous ��� this afternoon
in three o'clock. Deceased, who re-
aid, d at the corner of ISth sirei I and I' '
Humphriesave, was former resident
of Saperton, afterwards moving i i
ll'irnabv. He left this city for Kam
loops about a month ago. He w-as 56
, yi ,'irs old and Is survived by a wife
cedar, I ������,]  three    daughters,    Miss    Lavlna
.$2.50; Richards, Miss Rosalind Richards and
Mrs, v. Preston, all of this city. Mr.
Preston left on Monday for Kamloops
returning with the body late las:
evening.
.$3 33
$2.50 j
time to get  it  in
House  424.
ON   THAT
wouldn't  II   I e
Assorted Sandt
SHOPPING   DAY
nice for a little snack.
vlches, Toast and Tea.
��� ocia
1 and P
ersonaJ
THE STRAND CAFE
Music
Phone 398
Col. J. D. Taylor, M. P., left for
Ottawa last night, where he will remain until the house prorogues.
Mrs. (!. E. Annandale received yes i
'THE   BARRIER."
Tonighl   al   the  Opera    lions,.
Griffith   Stock  Co.   will   produci
thi   first   lime at  popular prices
' Bui rler."    This play  Is  from  the
(it  ;(ex Beach, who sweeps you alon
'wir, a  brilliancy and charm  equalled!
b)   few   modern   authors.     His   books j
ar     Always   "Ir u   sellers"   and   "Thi
Hairier"   is  considered   his    master-
pie> e by  many.
i    tells   a   big   story   of   the   great :
oui loots, of the people who dwell on
the   Canadian   frontier,   and   how     a I
in,".,   hunted   for   years   unjustlv,   is jL
drl ��� .-n   to   the   i. at  oul post,   and
his  figli:   for  life ami   liberty,    Lots
bluff,   good   nature!   comedy   car-
rli.-   tlv   fine   stori   along    and   fha
scenery  is: being built on an > labor-
ate seal-'.    A  brisk  seat  sale has already started for "The Barrier."
"The  Easiest  Way"
Last  night   the Griffiths  Stock  Go
played   their  third   evening    in    this j
city,   giving  an  apreciatlve  audience
a   masterful    Interpretion    of    "The j
Kas-iest Way."    The work of the com- |
pany  throughout was  finished in  all
details and stamps the different members  of  the  cast   as   artists of   more
than  ordinary ability.
sturday tli
awarded   Carl
Kells, ilama: i s to the amount of
$350, with comity court cos'.-, in bis
action against the Surrey municipality lor $5000, compensation for injuries  sustained   in   an   accident   on  Ji r:
TOR
tiusln
��� me
sure
hand!
SAI.K    NKW       WESTMINSTER
-��j; prepertj   ai  a sacrifice,   itev-
over   13  i�� r  cent   (net i    Thin  i'��
i  moneymaker and can easily  be
d     Price   M0O0.
full   S
I      la IK'
SIM.;
M.i:    I'TI'TII   AVENUE   SNAP
cleared lot between -ml and Ira
11250; on easy terms,   Only 1250
(ash.
WILL
cln*. -
for b
OIVE    CASH    AND    DEED   TO
in double corner al Cedar 1 !ol 1 ib��<
ingolow.    \\ li.n have you to offel '
cho ri
ditlon
ad.   through   its   defective
con
JOINS   THE   MOVEMENT
Local  Trades and  L=ibor Council   Favor  Anti Jap  Action.
still another public body has en
tered the ranks In the movement i"
j eliminate ihe .lap fishermen from the
I Prasi r river The local Trades and
Labor council last nlghl accepted the
Invitation extended by the board of
trade for the president of the  labor
FOR   SAI.K  -BUNGALOW   AT   A   BAC-
rtrice.     six   i- is.  thoroughly   modi rn.
new   and   every   late   convenience.     Pull
size lei . garage and lano al roar; sim-
at
in   lublln HIM
leaving  city  i
Hlgute  ihis bai
l i8o to 1 -'in ��� iwn
wants nfler In-
ii al   once.
FOR RENT���WE HAVI-; RRVERAL
bungalows and dwellings foi pni In
all pans nf city, Call and i ��>K oi ei
our li 'i  before you locate,    li  will snva
.a   or
>pi:n bvk.n'i:
Eastman and Co.
SOI
Phone
WeslriilnHter
SIS,
Trust
Building
Wizard Polishing Mop,
of oil free, $2.0).
with one quart
SATISFACTION  IS OUR AIM.
Dean's Grocery
��� urr  Slock
Phone <M.     ,
"aiumMa >*r<��et.
Read- The -News
NOW IS THE TIME FOR SCREEN
DOORS AND WINDOW SCREENS
These doors arc made rrom ext ra. selected dry lumber. They are
put together with hardwood dowels and glued joints; nicely molded
face.   The wire cloth of best possible grade, put in and drawn tight.
with concealed edges; made of four-inch stock, with extra wide bottom rails; complete with fittings.
Slie 2 ft. 6 in., by 6 ft
ft. 8 in. by 6 ft. 8 in.
G in. ai
Prices
$1.50 and $1.75
$2.25to$3.0C
25c to 65c
T. J. TRAPP & CO.
Sizes 2 ft. 8 in. by 6 ft. 8 In., 2
ft. 10 in. by 6 ft. 10 In. and 3x7
All sizes of Window Screens,
Just arrived, from  	
HAD A  STOLEN AUTO.
Three Young Men Arcsted at Burnaby for Purloining an Auto.
Last evening the authorities at.
Burnaby received word from Vancouver that a Ford Auto, bearing license number 1697, had been Stolen,
and were asked to keep a watch for
the machine. In less than two hours
Constable Jeffries apprehended three
young men with the machine In their
possession, having a "joy ride." They
were detain,d at the Burnaby station
and the Vancouver authorities notified. Officers were at once sent down
to take the boys and the machine
back to the city. The young mem
give their names as D, Robinson, W.
Cook and N. Lovcll.
New Westminster.
Phone 69.
"Educational Ideals."
"Educational Ideals" will be the
subject of an address to be delivered
by Mrs. A. W. Oray before the members of the Women's Educational club
at the home of Mrs. P. Crake, 2.30
Third avenue, at S o'clock this after
noon. Mrs. T. R. Pearson will assist
In the musical  part of  the  program.
RUGS
In All Sizes
Tapes iry
Brussels
Wilton Velvet
Just Arrived
SEE OUR LINE OF FURNITURE AND SEA
CRASS CHAIRS AND ROCKERS.
Westminster Furniture Stoie
H. J. RUSSELL, PROPRIETOR.
COR. FOURTH ST. AND COLUMBIA ST. HsMHsBHaflaHM
THURSDAY,   APRIL 23,  1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
page rivt
HOTEL
RUSSELL
NEW
Under
WESTMINSTER.
New  Management.
Special Attention Paid
to Lunch and Dinner
Parties
Rates:  $3.00 to (4-50 per Day.
J. V. HENDERSON
Manager.
Late of C. P. R. Hotel System.
SPORT
BASEBALL
CRICKET
OPEN ON MAY 7
When Requiring
Help
either male or female, do not forget
that the Municipal Labor Bureau is in
a position to supply you.
PHONE 852.
WatchThis
Space
It will be occupied daily by the
advertisements
of the
Western Supply
COMPANY
SPRING HAVES
Intermediate     Lacrosse     Will     Start
Early���Officers Elected at Last
Night's Meeting.
Two weeks from today and Intermediate hiorosse will be under way at
Queen's park between West Knds, l'J13
champions, and Sapperton, runnera-
up. The schedule was arranged at the
annual moating held last evening; 12
Karnes are to be played commencing
on Thursday, May 7, and ending July
30.
All three teams are training hard
and with a continuance of the prt sent
weather, some excellent stlckhatultl'ig
Is sure to be on tap by the Tioys representing the  three districts.
Offlcirs elected at the meeting
were: Honorary president, Col. J. U.
Taylor, M.I'.; president, Joseph Cameron; vice-president, T. Storme; secretary-treasurer. George McMurphv;
delegate to B, C, A. A. U., A. J. Allison.
The Schedule.
May 7   ���Sapperton vs. West Ends,
IMay 14   East Burnalby v. Sapperton
May L'l    West Knds v ICast Burnaby.
May liX ��� West Fnds vs. Sapperton.
4 -Sapperton v. East Burnaby.
11 Kast Burnaby v West Knds
IX    Sapperton   v.   West   Knds.
26���E, Burnaby v. Sapperton.
H    West Knds v. E. Hurnaby.
Salmon   Belly  Departa for Toronto���
Len Turnbull Left on
Sunday.
when a dflve from (iraney's bat split
bis band.
S|ore   - n.    |i.    j.;.
Chicago     i     ��     i
Cleveland    u     8     B
iiatteries:       Itussell,      Scott      and
Sciialk; Handing, Collgmore and Billings, Carisch. I
At St. Lpula Tlie local American
league Beason opened today with Sx
victory  for  Detroit.
Score--- It.    H.    K
Detroit    4      X     u
St.   Louis      ���>    Mi      'i
Iiatteries: Dauss and Stallage; Hamilton and CrosBin.
At Mew York Washington took the
decidiug game of the series with New
York today, 2-1. Wuriiop pitched shutout ball for the locals, errors figuring
In both of Washington's runs. Ayres
started in the box for Washington, but
Inured his hand in catching a line
drive from Caldwell In the fifth.
Score:��� R.    H.    E.
Washington    2     5     1
New York  1     8     4
Batteries: Ayres, Kngel and Henry;
Warhop and Sweeney.
WESTMINSTER TRUST
LIMITED
MEAD OFFICE- NEW WESTMINSTER.B.C.
J.J.Jones.MAN-DIR.
J.A.RtNNit.SECY-TRES
At Boston���Boston and Philadelphia
played another tie game today, the
acore being 9-9 when time was called
I In the eighth to allow the teams to
i catch a train. A batting rally In the
I last Inning, when Speaker's two base
| hit drove In three of four runs, saved
It.
Another Salmon Belly migrates to
the cent belt this morning, Clifford
"Doughy" Spring, leaving for Toronto
at 7:50 o'clock, where he will play
with the Torontos under H. J. Fleming. Len Turnuull left via the American route on Sunday and should arrive In the Queen City by Saturday.
The deflection of Spring and Turn-
bull will leave a wide gap in the West- .
minster team that will be hard to fill, ���� Kan'��   {or  Bosto��
both   players   being   ranked   as   top- LJ^TT.,, ,,
notchers  when  It comeB to Canada's ��'''"'"'I'bm      :��
summer pastime. Jack Oifford signed up yesterday with the professionals
and t trong efforts are being directed I
| at T. Storme. the star home player of
! Alex Turbnull's amateurs. It is unlikely, however, that Storme will make
the jump, his connection with basketball, soccer and hockey being too
strong to take such a stup which will
bar him from all amateur sport in
the future. \
Turnbull and Spring have been promised good paying positions besides
a guarantee with the lacrosse team.
Boston    9
Batteries: Houck, Wyckoff
and Schang; Bedlent, Combe,
Kelly and Cady.
NATIONAL LEAGUE.
H,    E.
11      3
9     2
Plank
Foster,
June
June
June
June
July
July
July
July
10    West Ends v.  Sapperton.
23-   Sapperton   v.   K.   Hurnaby.
30���E. Huriiabv v. West Ends,
OPERA
HOUSE
| BASEBALL |
Standing of the Clubs.
Won Lost
Pittsburg        6 1
Brooklyn      -i 1
Philadelphia     ?. 2
l St.  Louis        ?, 4
! Boston        2 I!
! Chicago     2 4
I Cincinnati     2 4
I New YorT,      2 8
Acts as Assignees,
Liquidators and
Receivers
We bring to such service a large experience, a
thoroughly trained staff and a financial responsibility that no individual can offer.
Both debtors and creditors will find it to their
mutual advantage to have this company appointed
to act for them in these capacities.
NORTHWESTERN  LEAGUE.
SPORT CHATTER
(By tbe Potter.)
A big turnout of amateur lacrosse
players was noticed on the Queen's
park oval  last  night.  Manager Turn
Standing of the Clubs.
Won   Lost
Spokane       7
Vancouver      6
Seattle        5
Tacoma      4
Victoria        2
Portland        2
Pet!
.777
.666
.666 I
.500 |
.250
.222 !
Yesterday's Games.
At Philadelphia���Itudolph had one
bad inning, the sixth, today, when
Philadelphia scored enough runs to
win the game from Boston, 3-1.
Score��� R,   H.   E |
Boston       1     5     1
Philadelphia        ?,     6     1
Batteries: Rudolph and Hess; Alexander  and Killifer
Yeiterday's Games.
At Seattle���Vancouver outplayed Se-
bull giving the boys a slight workout   attle '�� ev">' department again today
and won the game r-9
for the first time this season.
I So the professionals have grabbed
j Jack Oifford. The odds were about
j even as to whether the younger metn-
1 ber of the lacrosse family would make
' the jump to the tnonled ranks but the
glamour of being a member of a Minto
THURSDAY,    FRIDAY
SATURDAY.
AND
Rex  Beach's Great  Frontier  Drama
"The Barrier
The biggest drama of a decade, full
vivid realism of the grim, humorous
dvlvi realism of the grim, humorous
north.
"tord fauntleroy"
Saturday  Matinee.
Night  Prices:   15c, 25c, and 35c.
Matinee:   10c. and 25c
Phone 961 for Reservations.
.-2.
Score���                               R. H.   E. I
Vancouver    5 11      1 I
Seattle        3 7     l|
Batteries: Northrup and Cheek, i
Qrindell; Kuilerton, Dell, Keardon and :
('adman.
At Spokane    Portland  won a 12-ln- i
cup team and perhaps the thoughts of; nj���K game  here  today  from Spokane]
the silverware being lost next fall, ap-. by a score of 3-2.   The score was tied
parently appealed to him.   The BacrV] Jn the eighth by Portland making two
tary of the B. C. A. A. U. will be onljuna and the  winning run was made
deck on  Victoria day  when the  first , uv Nette) dealing home,
game  is played  with  the Athletics.     |     Score��� K.    H.    E. '
 ���                             i Portland       3     9     2
> At Chicago -Chicago lost the opening game ol the National league season here today to Cincinnati 3-4. A
home run drive to the bleachers oy
Neihofi, which scored a man ahead
of him, gave ths visitors the lead.
Score��� R.    H.    E
Cincinnati    4     3     2
Chicago    3     5     1
Batteries: Benton, Ames and Clark;
Pierce Koeetner and Archer.
FEDERAL LEAGUE.
Standing   of
the  Clubs.
Won    lxist
I
Residents of North Hurnaby are
planning a race to be held on Saturday, May 23, over a three mile course
for all boys under IS years of age.
Spokane   	
Batteries;   Leonard.
Murray;   McCorry and
. ... 2     8     C
Bromley    and
Altman, Shea
S...    IxiuIf.      6
Buffalo     3
Baltimore   3
Brooklyn  2
Indianapolis  3
Kunsas City     3
Chicago      2
Pittsburg     0
Pol
.858
.750
.600
.500
.429
.429
.284
.000
The cricket club will probably play i
a practice game on Saturday afternoon
between   two   picked   teams.     Every
player anxious to break Into the game
should   notify   Secretary   p,   A.
Westminster Trust block.
AMERICAN LEAGUE.
Standing cf the Cluba.
Won    Lost
Chicago     7       1
Hose, I Detroit        6        2
Washington        4        2
-������    - I New York     8       2
If tne Big  Pour clubs do not make I St. Louis     8        4
money this season, it will be time to! Philadelphia     2        3
shut up shop.   The Nationals will have j Boston        2       4
Newsy  l.alonde as manager, together' Cleveland        0       8
with Boulalne, Lamereaux, Pltre and J 	
"Dare   Devil1'  (lauthier    and    should ' Yesterday's Games.
make things interesting. Fleming with \ At Cleveland -Cleveland lost its
his Toronto team will bear watching eighth straight game today, losing to
seeing as he has grabbed Len Turn-1 Chicago in the opening game of the
bull and Doughy Spring, and is also ��� local season. Russell started to pitch
angling for the services of Billy KHz-j for Chicago but was compelled to re-
gerald. tire  in  favor of  Scott  in  the second
Pet
,876
833
66G
600
429
400
332
000
EDISON
THEATRE���
Special Program for Thursday and Friday
LUBIN PRESENTS ANOTHER MASTERPIECE
Through Tire to Fortune
or THE SUNKEN VILLAGE
In Five Reels.���By Clay M. Greene
A new thrill has been filmed. With conflagrations, war's horrors, and Roman arena scenes we
are familiar. It remained for Lubln to give us a new and peculiarly American thrill in "Through Fire
to Fortune." It consists of a n unusually realistic portrayal of a fire In a coal mine, a miner's torch having come in contuct with a newly discovered oil well and the crowning triumph of big scenes, the destruction of an entire village, when the walls of the mine over which it is built begin to crumble. Here
we see Whole houses sink into the earth, the panic-stricken villagers, and. lastly, the fire that follows
the cave-In and completes the destruction. These scenes of conflagration, and the people huddled
about the camp fires on a safe spot, are remarkable examples of night photography, and deserving of
the highest praise. All in all, "Through Fire to Fortune" marks a distinct step in the productions of
American features, and should npt be missed.
Yesterday's   Games.
At Baltimore-                  It. H.    E.
! Brooklyn     8 16     3
1 Baltimore      9 11     3
Batteries:      Seaton     nnd Owens;
Smith'  Suggs and Jacklltsch.
I     At Kansas City���              It. H.    E.
Indianapolis      3 10      1
Kansas City    4 10     1
Batteries:  Miillin and Tester; Packard  and  Easterly.
At St. Louis���                  R. H.    E.
Chicago       4 (>      1
St.   Louis      5 12      1
Batteries:     Mct'.uire    and Filson;
CrandaU and Hartley.
At  Pittsburg���                  R. H.    E.
Buffalo      9 10      2
Pittsburg      6 11      6
Batteries:   Moran.  Ford  and   Blair:
Camnitz, Walker and Berry,
LOSE OPENER.
Hustlers  Must  Overcome Ten  Points
tc  Win Title.
In a rough game which was repeatedly  marked  with fouls, the Hustlers
.basketball   team   met   defeat   at   the
h'Uids of the Vancouver "Y" iiiterine-
, diates  on   the   local  association   floor
last night, the score ending 29-19. The
Songster brothers held t'.ieir own until
the  second  half  when  lack Of  con.Illicit   checked   their   speed.     Tile   two
teams will meet in Vancouver on Saturday,   total   points  counting   for   tic
B. ���'. Intermediate championship title.
As a preliminary St. Andrew's Presbyterians defeated the Queen's Avenue
i Methodists in a low scorinu game, S-".
Q, I. Sovereign officiated in the main
i encounter.
College vs. High  School.
The   College   beat   the   high   school
team yesterday afternoon a'  baseball
; to the tune of 16-5.   The college team
was as follows:   Moore. Horner   Man-
son,   Jones,  Smith.  Sullivan,  Wilcox.
{ Chown, Kfpp and Day.
Wrestler Hur�� Himself.
Vancouver. April 22.���After obtain-
i ing a fall in 37 minutes 6 seconds.
I Amerlcus Injured himself in his wrest-
! ling match with Pat Connelly in the
I horse show arena tonight nnd was
| force,! to quit. Connelly was awarded
. the decision.
By  nn  error which  crept into the
sport   page   yesterdav.  Judge   Ilowuy
j was 'mentioned  as  the donor of  the
', Boy   Scout  rifle  shooting  trophy.     It
sfoould  have  read  Judge  Norman  W,
1 Bole.
0YA
THEATRE
THREE DAYS, STARTING TOY
Capt. F. E. Kleinschmidt's
ARCTIC
HUNT
In Seven Reels
Showing Native and Animal
Life in the North
Not a Single Scene has been
Posed, yet Every Act Breathes
Pathos. Comedy and Drama
on Nature's Own Stage.
N- B.���Capt. Kleinschmidt is the
man who took the famous Carnegie Alaska Siberian Pictures.
CONTINUOUS   FROM   2   TO 10:30  DAILY.
ADULTS  15c:   CHILDREN   10c.
Children Admitted for 5c Afternoons.
By next Sunday we should know
whether the Montreal teams want anv
coast players. Fleming will probably
lay his cards on the table and advise
the other magnates to go after several
British Columbia players.
Bright Cheery Rooms for Ycung Men
Y.M.C.A.
Hot and  cold    showers    on    each
floor.    Reasonable    prices.  Strangers
always welcome.
Royal Avenue. Phone 1000
OPERA HOUSE
The Orchard Players
OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
TWO NIGHTS
APRIL 27th and 28th
A significant attempt to establish a
Canadian Drama.
Monday, 27th���"David Garrick"
Tuesday, 28th���"The Truth'"
PRICES: $1.50, $1.00,75c., 50c.
Tickets now on Sale at Box Office.  Phone 961. PAGE 8IX
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
THURSDAY,   APRIL  23,   1914.
Classified Advertising
DIGGING IN CELLAR
SHE flNDS GOLD
AGENCIES
CLASSIFIED ADS WIL.L BE RE-
ceived for The News at the following places: F. T. Hill's drug store.
��2S Columbia street; A. Sprice,
Queensborough, Lulu Island; Mrs.
E. Larden, Highland Park; Mrs. V.
Lewis. Alta Vista.
��������������������������>���������>���>������������
��� RATES. ���
Classified���One cent per word per
day; 4c per word per week; 15c per
month; 5000 words, to be used as required within one year from date of
contract,. $25.00.
FOR SALE
FOR SAI.K.- Sample Spirella Corsets,
slightly soiled, al reduced prices, on
Wednesdays, 22nd and 29th April.
Call ili 2:17 Third street, or 'phone
678. (3259)
i How    a    Helena    Woman    Came    to
Change Her Mind About Installing a Furnace.
FOR YOUNG FOLKS
Coasting Is One of Winter's Most
Enjoyable Sports.
FOR SALE���TWO CHOICE LOTS
ut Maple Beach l'ark, Boundary
Hay.    Apply Box 999 News office.
JFOR SALE���TWO CIRCULAR SAWS
and saw table complete. Apply at
The News office.
AN   EXPERT  ON  HER   FlIER.
WANTED���MISCELLANEOUS
WANTED���WOMAN TO DO I.ADIEf
laundry at home; must be well
done.    Box 3271 News effice. (3271)
FRASER VALLEY JUNK CO., 329
Front St. Phone 213. Cash paid for
all kinds of junk, bottles, sacks, barrels, cast iron, old rays, uld rubber
boots and shoes. t;!195)
FOR    SALE���SELL     YOUR     PROP
eity through an ad. in this column
TOR SALE���$1.00 DOWN, $1.00 PER
week, Canada's Pride Malleable
Ranges: every one guaranteed Mar
ket square. i:ilS7)
WANTED ��� HOUSEHOLD FURN1
ture in large or small quantities;
highest prices paid. Auction sales
conducted. H. J. Isnssell, King's
hotel block, Columbia street. Phone
881. '   ���       <3184)
REWARD.
Fcr return to News Office of M. W.
Crant's diary, containing return tlokei
| to Brandon. (3366)
COLLECTIONS
HAD DEBTS  COLLECTED    EVERY-,
where.     No   collection,   DO   charge
American-Vancouver Mercantile Ag
ency, 338 Hastings street west. Van
couver. (8186)
WANTED ��� HOUSEHOLD FUKNI-
ture, or stocks in trade, in lar^te 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 before
you give your goods away, Address
Fred Davis. fliS Columbia street.
New  Westminster. (ill S31
AUCTION SALES.
FURNITURE, STORE STOCKS AND I
farm    sales   conducted.      Furniture |
bought lor cash.    P.  H.  Brown, 11
Begbie street, New Westminster.
(3186)
TO  HtNl
FOR RENT- -NINE    ROOM    HOUSE jB.   C. COAST SS. SERVICE
partly     furnished;     painted     and
papered this month; bath and toilet
From Vancouver for Victoria.
eeparate;    corner   Fourth   avenue ^ 00 am.  Da
and Twelfth street; rent $20.   Keys   �� ����  �������� ga
Bt store, 641  Front  street,      13278) j 114E   "-111 Uail>
. ��� ! From Vancouver for Seattle.
FOR RENT-  STORE ON COLUMBIA  10:00 a.m ])all>
street, next    to. Clifford's   jewelry 11:00 p.m Daily
��� store.   Apply to C. A. Welsh Ltd. Steamer  leaves at  11:45  p.m.  on
(3270) ' Saturdays.
From   Vancouver for  Nanaimo.
?:00   p.m Dailj
Wenatchee, Wash., April 88.   Alter
iivlng  in   a  house   in   Helena   for  21
years and selling it less than a year
ago for  $tl.noo  l.eon  I.  Milot of this
city has learned that a gold mine has
been   discovered   in   the  cellar.     lUs
father  was a  miner all  his  life,  but
never suspected that he was sleeping
over  a   valuable  property  all   these
years.    The woman who bought it ordered an excavation made In the cellar in order to put in a furnace. This
brought ore to the surface.   She had ���
it assayed and found values of $65 per j
ton  in  gold, silver, copper and  lead.
The  plan  to  put  in  a    furnace    was
changed   and   Instead   the   lady   has
started to develop her mine.
Socialists on the Wagon.
That  the  Socialist   party  has  com-j
I mltted  Itself to prohibition  Is assert-j
[ed   by  O.   K.   Peters,  secretary  of  the j
local branch.    He encloes a copy of ai
letter   from   the   Information   department of national headquarters at Chicago, stating that the Gothenburg system has been found Inadequate, and
that   Norway   and   Sweden   Socialists
have declared tor absolute prohibition
of   the  liquor   traffic   and   that   the
same   stand   lias   been   taken   by   the
Soicalist party in the United States.
"Knowing as we do that fie Socialists in Europe have been in the lead
in the effort to put down tlie liquor
traffic," writes Secretary Peters, "we,
the constructive Socialists of We-!
natchee, herewith pledge ourselves to
work and vote for prohibition of the
manufacture and sale of liquor."
Commenting upon this attitude Sec-'
rotary Peters states that in this community Socialists have not always taken such a stand. They now see their
mistake and declare themselves unqualifiedly   for prohibition.
MOVEMENT 10
ABOLISH THE AXE
When Old Boreas Brings the Snow
Along AM Children Are Happy���Curi*
out   and   Interesting   Tales ��� Games
and Puzzles.
Nearly every healthy youngster
shouts with glee when the north wind
cornea howling and growling, bringing
with It a mighty fall of snow. Sleds
that have lain idle for many month*
and the new ones that Santa Clitus
brought nre quickly put to work, and
the bills resound with merry shouts
and chatter. The swift glide down a
long bin is n glorious Novation, and
Climbing up to the top again for another whirl lllls young luugs with
fresh air and brings roses to round
cheeks. Surely no other sport Is quite
so much fun us coasting, in large cities little folks don't have so free u
Blag us do those in Hie country, but
they  enjoy  the snow  just  tbe same.
Method  ol     Execution    ci     Criminals
Same   as   Used   in   Darker
Ages.
yon   u Bn t
LARPE   CORNER
Nanaimo,  Union  Cay  and  Comox.
9:00 a.m Wednesday aud Friday
tore. $50; two-room suite, hot and
cold water. $15; two-room suiie.
810; large front, office, $15; 22-roOm
rooming house, furnished, $75.    All j y,ncouveri  Un|on BaV|  |iowe||  River
above include heat, light, hot    and,\n:^ am Every other Suturda\
cold water free. Alfred W, McLeod ,
th.,1 Insurance Man. Room HI  Mo-|      For Prince  Rupert and Alaska.
! e il  huiUVur... (.3262,111:00 p.m Feb. 14 and 28
Prince   Rupert and  Granby Bay.
FOR KENT. Seven roomed house on
Agnes street with bath, toilet and
f re place; rent $16.00 per month;
[ease if desired. Apply 11 Begbie
street. (3248)
JFOR   RENT���FURNISHED   HOUSE- j
beeping   and   bedrooms,     420   St
George street. (31821 i
11:00 p.m Wednesdays
For Gulf Island Points.
7:00 a.m.   Tuesdays  and   Fridays   fot
Victoria,  calling  at  points   in   the
Gulf Islands.
CD.  iJOUMST,   Agent.   New  Weatmlnatei
1   W   BRODIHI, O   P   A...  VnnnouvBr
FOR  RENT���IK YOU  HAVE ROOMS
to rent try an ad. In this column.
CANADIAN PACIFK
RAILWAY CO.
Three transcontinental trains daily
w th through tourist, standard and
il n :ig cars.
Torcnto Express leaves al 7:50 a.m
Imperial Lim'.t d leaves at 8:10 p.m
Si   Paul Express leaves at 1:26 p.m.
For rate.; and reservations apply
E. OOULET.
Agent.
Or H. W. nitODlE. Q. P. A.. Vancouver
I ��5 M��..Cav���-Bro wnc-Cave
L.R.A.M., A It.CM.
I /IEM3ERS OF THE INCORPORATED
SOCIETY OF MUSICIANS.
Lessons in Pianoforte, Violin, Sing
ng, Voice Production, Theory (it
:lass or privately), Harmony, Counter
point, Musical Form and History.
Pupils prepared for the examlna
'.Ions of the Associated Hoard of th,
rtoyal Academy of Music and Roys
College of Music. Also Professions
Diplomas, Teacher or  Performer.
For terms, etc., apply 51 Dufferii
street.    Phone 411 R.
in
ma
CITY  OF   NEW  WESTMINSTER
Applications for the position "f chnuf-
fonr r��>r the Patrol and Ambulance Auto
will l"- received by tho undersigned up
Ui-5 ���p.m.  on   Monday,    he  2?'.h  Inst.
Salary,   $9f��.no  p,.r  month
Applications should be ncconinjinlea by
testimonials  as   '.o nlillty,  etc.
W.   A.   DUNCAN',
(3272) CUv   Cter!f.
City Hall.  April J"lli.  1914.
SALE    OF    EILLIARD    AND    POOL
TABLES.   FURNITURE    ETC.
Warrant to
and    taken
Hi.
Y.W.C.A.
������I
COLUMBIA     STREET,
NEW   WESTMINSTER
Olrls'   classes,   Tuesday   7:110   p.m.;
\dult classes,  Thursday,  10:30  a.m.;
Hv v Irtne nf ., I ilstres
. \, n . -.. I i havi seized
i  II wing
m.     pool   Tablea,   1   English   Bllll
'I ,h ���    Balls. Cues,  Racks, Cove rs, etc:   I
���'.'���   Register   1   No   10 Remington Type-    . , ... , _
I    lark'    Refrigerator,    l    14-foot   Sewing   classes,   Ihursday,   i:.',0   p.m
Oak case, lot "i Qlnaswnre, D Caril      Boarding and room rates reasonable
.  .. ii
'. !     ��� ' ���
'���.���V.   I ; ilrs"consls'tTng"of Lenther up-      For  particulars call   phone  1324
h<i        ..!   (tuckers,   Easy  and   lllnlngr n     	
. ,���',,,!  Covered Couch, 2 Oak    : _ _t=5=5
. ihh      -   Book  Racks,  1   Lenthei  Covered
.  I Office Desk, 13 single Iron  Bed- LAND   REGISTRY  ACT.
i    v Ith  Springs and   MattresBi s,  lot
n     Blankets,   Sheets,   Pillows   nnd   Sllpi-.
rowels,   etc.,   :i   Bureaus,   Garden   Hose,
I...*;:  Mower,   Brooms,     Brushes,     Pails,
.. .  lot in  umsswtire,  a i mil       noai iiiiu'. ana room raies reasonaoie
j  dosan  common   ^halrs.   Weala 8erVed to ladies and gentlemen
HeatM nnd  Pip*.   1   8-day   3P60lal dinner Fridays, 11:30 to 1:80
TERMS of sale cash for all articles ex-
!���  the  Billiard and  Pool Tables which
will be sold foi   ono-thlrd e.ish and bal-
..'..  secured by lien notes spread over a
i- f.,ii of ten months.
Ml ol which I shall expose for Bale at
tin   See  House,  Cor.  Carnarvon  nnd  4th
Sti     N'ew   Westminster, on   Monday,   the
27th ilny of April. A.l>.   1914, nt  the hour
���ii   o'clock   in   tin-   forenoon.
T   J. ARMSTRONG,
Sheriff.
*���;������ !   20th,   1014. (32731
BURNABY    SCHOOL   BOARD
Notice to  Architects.
The time for receiving competitive j
plans nl   typical school  to  be erected,
nt   Rroadview   lias   been  extended   to
12   o'clock,   noon.   .Monday,   May   4th
Kill.
A. .1.  BAH 11 AM,
(3221 i Bfecretary,
Re  Part  4.104  acres of  Lot   4  of  Southwest Quarter Bectlon 22, Township 16,
Map  >��!'���".   ns  shewn   and  colored   red
on   Bketch   deposited   No.   S61,   In   the
District   of   New   Westminster.
Whereas proof of the loss of Certificate
of   Title   Number   Jr:r>4'.t 1-".   Issued   in   the
mime   of   Alexander   Johnston,   has   been
filed In this office
Notice is hereby given that 1 shall, at
the expiration of one month from the
1;,t�� of the first publication hereof, in a
daily newspnper published In the City of
New Westminster, issue n duplicate of the
mid Certificate, unless in the meantime
.-iilld objection l�� made to me in writing
J. C, OWYNN,
District Registrar
LanO Registry Office, New Westminster
B.C.. 31st  March.  1014. (31771
B vim. April 22,    Agitation has been
started in Germany to abolish the axe!
| and  the  block.   Of all civilized  and
I cultured peoples, Germany is the only country in the world which lias re-
j tallied and still clings to this ancient
I form of executing tbe death sentence '
of the law.
Even Russia, so often characterized
as  benight, d, has adopti d    ban-- ng,
I Prance, often termed the most enlightened  nation, also clings to Its trad!-
| tional beheadings in preferenci  i ��� the
| less spectacular   and    mori    refined
I form of hanging, adopted by the greater portion of the civilized world, a   1
to electrocution in vogue In the V .-
j ted States.
But France makes some claim for
refinement in the tragedy of a human
life by the fact that it executes the
law's sentence with a machine, tbe
: mechanical guillotine, merely h>i
I motion by human :;-'' i cy. The
chine does the rest.
Primitive Operation.
Ill Germany society still  rids  itsi
(of undesirables by the simple thougl
| primitive  operation  of  severing    the
I head from the body with an axe s�� in?
I by brawny arms, just as was don- In
England  in  the day of Alary, Queen
of Scots, Queen Elizabeth and Henry
: Vlli.    In Germanj thf  idea has been
land  still  is to a large extent, that In
! order   to   make   human   execution     a
! check upon crime and to prove a deterrent   to  murder,  it  should   be  surrounded with as much terroi as possi-'
hie.    Advocates  claim   thai   the  glistening axe rind  the  blackrobed  block
are  a   greater  symbol  ol   that   terror
of the final act of the law   than the
hangman's noose.
A large flat flagstone on  which, the j
headsman stands in order to have n
firm  looting  marks the sum     When
| the   hour  arrives,   warders   inter  the
, cell ol the condemned man and quickly cut away tile collar of his shirt in
order  to  leave the neck  I,are     II.   |a
led  outside.    As  tie enter--  the courtyard through a small door, he is quick- i
I ly  wheeled about so thai  his  back  h-
, toward   the  fatal  spot  and  he  faces
two  officials   who   read   to   him   thai
the sentence ol   law  is about  to  be
| executi d
lie Is Helzed by two i trong warders
.who  half  carry,  half drag  him   back-
i wards to the block.    Instead of being
I fore, ,1   to   kneel  down   In   front   of  It,
, the condemned  man is thrown    face
; down on a benchlike block to which
he   is   strapped.     His  chin   and   head
fit Into a nemi-oiroiilar hole in the end
of the block.   The headsman, Immac-
I ulately  clad  in  black    evening    suit.
| walks quickly to the victim, poises an
I Immense axe for a moment about two
land a half feet above the end of the
| log-block and with unerring aim drops
i it upon the neck.    It is over.
Perhaps one reson that there has
J been no movement before toward abolishing the axe lies in the fact that
details of executions are never printed
in the German press. Usually an execution is told in two or three lines.
The public, rarely learns of any harrowing  details..
Photo by American  Press Association.
Ill DISC! A SIEIX BTBBD.
Central |>urk is a famous cpnitlOg
place for young New Yorkers, ami
when   there   Is   snow   they   make   the
most of it. This young lady standing
mi her tlier is ll New Yorker, nod lier
photo was snapped in Central park.
Her name is Virginia  Wright.
Grandmother's Cat.
This is n goo,! table game llnd should
be played  with counters nnd n  pool.
Beans or lilts of paper will answer for
���miiiters und some candies for tbe
pool. Kvery child must have twenty,
six counters���one for every letter in
the alpha bet. Bach player lias to Mud
a different adjective to describe
"grandmother's cat" all through Ilia
alphabet     (for   example.   A   begins,
"Grandmotber's cat is an aristmantic or antiquated cat" B���Grandmother's cat is a beautiful or benevolent
cat. C���Grandmother's cat is a cautious cat or cataleptic cat. And so on
through tbe alapbabet
Each letter must go the round of
the table, and no one must repent nil
adjective used before, If he or she
does so oue counter must be given up,
and when a player's counters are exhausted he Is out of the game A
counter is forfeited also if the wont
used is not an adjective or if the player falls to think of a word within a
giveu time.
Riddles.
When should you avoid the edge of
a river? When the hedges are shooting and tbe bill I rushes out.
Which Is the heavier, a half or n full
Uloon? The half, because the full llioou
la as light Again,
What Is the difference between a
pillow covering and ii qiink doctor?
One Is a pillow shunt, Ihe oilier u
sham pill er
What Is tbe difference between nn
aiiilnissailiir anil a I.ear hunter? 'Hie
bears dispatches, tbe other dispatches
bears
What contradiction Is true of an unpleasant person? The inure ymi thiiiu
of bim the less you think ol  biui.
fOR SALE BY AUCTION
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At Mai ket  Auction.   Friday  mom-
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FEDERAL   BUILDING   AT   ALBERNI
Work   Ordered   Commenced   at   Once
and  Be Completed  by  Fall.
Word   was   reeiveri     from     Ottawa
this  week  th*'   Knon   &  Jones, contractors   Victoria, who submitted the
j lowest   tender  for  the   Dominion  gov-
| eminent   building   to   lie  erected     in
Perl.   Albernl,   were   being   instructed
jto proceed with the contract,
The building, which  is to cost  over
I thirty  thousand dollars,  is  to  be  tin-
' ished by the fall of this yeai     It will
Include   pOStOffice,     Customs     offices.
i fisheries   offices    and     brunches     of
other   federal   departments,   Albernl
1 News,
A Geographical Game.
Procure u large map nf America
with the states outlined on It. Oil out
each state separately and With these
us patterns cut from White cardlniiiril
two patterns of each state Divide the
company Into sides, providing each
cuptuiii witp a set ol the states and
floor space on which to make the
map. Tbe side putting the map together correctly first scores highest.
A Happy Moment.
Whpn grandma hu.vh tu me.
"Stand up aKuiiiM the wall,"
I know she's going In see
How mftny feet I'm tall
She measures up nnd down
While I stand very straight
And. with �� smiley frown.
Hl,e tries to calculate.
She says: "H'm'   l.ct me see--
He's four years olri "   And tb<M
She whispers     Forty-three."
Or Is It "Three feet ten?"
I scarcely breathe nl all
Till she sii.vs, measuring mara,
���This boy Is tnst as lull
Aa his father whs at four!"
-Youth's Companion.
Womenand Children iKIIed.
Trinidad, CM., April 22.���The bodies, of eleven children. I wo women
and cue man were found late today
In and about the ruins of the Ludlow
tent colony by a searching party sent
out under an agreement with the
governor.
The Bank of Vancouver
HEAD   OFFICE:   VANCOUVER.   B.C.
��� ranchea Throughout the Province of British Columbia.
Saving* Department at all Branches Deposits of One Dolla.- and
upwards received and lnteraat at tho highest current rata paid or
credited half yearly.*
A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED.
Drafts and Travellers' Cheques sold, payable In all parte of tba
world.
CHA8. G. PENNOCK, Gensral Manager.
New   Westminster   Branch: A. W. BLACK, Manager.
OUR GARDEN SEEDS
Lawn Grass, Onion Setts
NOW IN STOCK
AT RYALL'S.
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TIME
AMERICAN LADIES' TAILORS
invite  the ladies of this city to   Inspect   their  spring  stock  of   the
latest  fabrics and  styles.    Special price for two weeks only J.'ia and
|40.    We guarantee perfect fit.
Corner Clarkson and Mackenzie Sts.
FRASfR VAILEY DIVISION���B. C. ElfCTRIC
ALTERATION   OF   RUNNING   SCHEDULE.
Effective April 5, 1914.     Subject to change without Notice.
Eastbcund: Westbound:
DAILY  THROUGH   SERVICE.
Lv. New West   0:80,14.00,18.00 Lv Chilliwack   8.20,13,36,18.16
Ar. Chilliwack 12:1(1, 16.40,20.40 Ar New West. 11.00, 16.16, 'JO.55
SPECIAL   MORNING   LOCAL.
Kvery morning except Friday a local leaves New Westminster at
7 a.m., arriving at Jardine at 7:60.   Returning this train leaves Jardine at 7:55 anil arrives in New Westminster at S:5n.
On Friday! (Market llayi the morning local leaves New Westminster at (i a.m., and inns to Mt. Lehman. Returning leaves Mt.
Lehman at 7:2u, arriving at New Westminster at 8:60.
SATURDAY .EVENING OWL SPECIAL���This service will be continued, train leaving Jardine at 6:06 p.m. and arriving at New Westminster at 7 p.m. Returning [eaves New Westminster at 12:16 am..
arriving at Jardine at 1 a.m. *
MILK TRAINS Leave chilliwa'ck at 7:(m ami 16:36 daily, arriving at New Westminster at 10:40 and lS:-I.r>. Returning, milk trains
leave New Westminster at 11:16 and 15:25, arriving at Chilliwack at
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Improved Spring Schedule.
Effective  April   1st.   1914.
S.S.      "Prince      Rupert,"      S.S.
"Prince George," S.S. "Prince
Albert,"  S.S. "Prince John."
Every Monday at 12 Midnight���
To Prince Kupert and Granby
Every Tuesday, 12 midnight���
To   Victoria  and   Seattle.
Every  Thursday,  12  midnight���
To PritK",' Rupert and Stewart.
Every  Friday, 12 midnight���
To   (.Juci'ii   Charlotte   Ishnd
points.
Every  Saturday,  12 midnight���
To  Victoria and  Sfattle.
Grand  Trunk Pacific
Railway
EASTBOUND- '1'rains leave Prince
Kupert Monday. Wednesday and
Saturday at 10 a.m. for Terrace,
Hazelton, Smlthera, Priestley
(Mile 337) staM" service to Fort
Fraser.
WKSTHOi'NH Trains leave Edmonton daily at 10:46 p.m. for
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1'. line (li orge.
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Through tickets via any line to Chicago���Grand
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THURSDAY,   APRIL 23,  1914.
THE NEW WESTMINSTER NEWS.
PAGE SEVEN      *
Consider
These
Things
Mr.
Adverti
lser
nf
:--  ���:V.i*
The "keen edge of self-interest" is keeneet in the morning. Thua
the impression made by advertising ln a morning newspaper la stronger than that made by advertising which is "glanced at" after a tiring
and an enthusiasm-capping day.
As you begin the day, you want to be up to date in your knowledge of what's going on in the world���so you read your morning paper NECESSARILY. As you begin the day, if tbe day's routine calls
for some buying of goods, or chattels, you want knowledge of the latest offers and p-offers made by the Btores���so again you turn to your
morning paper,   for it is TODAY'8 PAPER.
As people want the last fact, the latest developments, in news,
so they do in advertising. Assuming that a woman intends to purchase certain things, and plans to go to the store some time during
the day, it in natural that she should want to know what the stores
offer in rotation to the immediate buying opportunities she seeks.
So she will read the ads in her morning paper���for that is the last
paper she will read before going shopping.
THE MORNING PAPER'S advertisements supply shoppers with
the information they seek and act upon In the day's buying.
Is a rested mind not easier to imp/ess, more apt to consider nn
offer or a selling argument, than a TIRED MIND?
The morning finds the rested mind -the evening the tired mind.
Advertising in a good morning paper is INTERESTING because the"
reader is  alert and Interested in his own interests��� not tired, blue
and bortd.
A good morning newspaper is an influence���not a mere incident���
in the dally lives of people.
The advertising.in its columns shares in that influence���is a part
of it. A morning newspaper's contents are edited and prepared with
the knowledge that every Hue in the paper will be read���not every line
by every reader of course.    But every line, ads and all. will have its
readers.
One of the large items of expense in the making of a dependable
uiorniug newspaper Is the obtaining and VERIFYING OK PACTS in
connection with the news. Eacts are sometimes hard to get���sometime! they cost a great deal of money. Always, In the making of a
real ^newspaper THEY MUST BE OBTAINED, at whatever cost of
effort or expense. Conjectures as to the facts and details In such news
events ub accidents and disasters Is a serious shortcoming in a newspaper, involving perhaps needless anxiety for hundreds of people.
The readers of a newspaper to whom a news event has any special
Interest will always want to know the actual facts and details. And
is It not your experience that, in most cases, these must be found in
a morning newspaper? The advertising In a morning newspaper���as a
matter of course���receives corresponding consideration.
THE NEWS is the Morning
Paper for New Westminster
and the Fraser Valley
INDIAN NATjONAUSM   j
IS AWAKPG
  j
"The Outlook" Sees Live Indications:
of This Movement in Eastern
Empire.
In a rectnt issue The Outlook refers
editorially to the national congress
held a short time ago in Karachi, in I
northern India, which It speaks of as
one of the many Indications of the
growing feeling of nationalism among
the people of India.
These congresses were inagurated
by the late Allan Hume, who was a
member of the Indian civil service and
a son of Joseph Hume, the economist",
Sir William Weddetburn, and the late
W. C. Bonnerjee, who did much to
place it on a substantial basis, and
tbeir encouragement was also a policy of the late I^ord Dufferin when
viceroy of India. Among the leaders
of the congress the most remarkable
has been O. K. Gokhale, member for
Bombay in the legislative council, on
the constructive and practical side,
and the poet Rabindranath Tagore as
an Inspiring force In the national
movement.
"While there has always been a certain sentiment of nationality," says
the Outlook, "there never has been
any predominant note of what might
be called nationhood in India.
Throughout the ages certain national
ideals have ministered more or less to
the imagination and culture of the
people. But they have never made a
practical nation of India, one desirous
of occupying a prominent place in the
realm of commerce and- material
things, nor have they ever brought
about and real sentiment of unity
among the various races.
"Three hundred million of people
in India, like the four hundred million in China, have* not been able to
resist a world-wide tendency during
the past generation towards polilcal
unity and nationhood. And the singular thing about both China and India is that foreign control has aided
the movement, sometimes by antagonism to it but more often by sympathy i with it. This has certainly
been true of the generally intelligent
It British Control ln India;   it was lat-1
I terly true even of the generally unin-
II telllgent Manchu control of China. It
1 will always be true of any foreign
1 control, which like that of the United
1 States In the Philippines, means a rule
purely for the benefit of the people
ruled."
A GREAT CANADIAN POET.
Dr. William Wilfred Campbell la
Called the Poet of tbe Lakes.
Dr. William Wilfred Campbell, tbe
Canadian poet and novelist, whose,
recent book of verse has been well
received by critics and the reading
public generally, comes of famous
literary stock. He is of Scottish and
English descent, being on his father's side of a cadet branch of the
House of Argyll, descended from tbe
tirst Lord Campbell, and also of tbe
same stock as the poet, Thomas
Campbell, and as Fielding, tbe British novelist, says Chesterfield ln The
Family Herald. His father, the Rev.
Thomas Swanston Campbell, waa a.
Church of England clergyman, and
his mother, Mathilda Frances Campbell, was a daughter of the late Major
Francis Wright, of the Royal Horae
Guards. Dr. Campbell is 52 years of
age, and was born at Berlin, Ont., and
was destined for tbe church. In fact.
he waa for six years an ordained
clergyman. When ordained be took
up parish work ln New England, but
three years later returned to Canada.
CIGARETTE8   INJURE   CHILDREN
Exceaaive Use Results In their Mental
and  Moral  Deficiency.
Ottawa. April 22.���That cigarette
smoking was not worse than any other
kind provided the smoke Is not Inhaled
Into the lungs, was the declaration
of Edward W. McGill, chief analyst
of the Dominion government, giving
evidence before the cigarette committee today. He alluded to the smoking of pipes and stated that thore is
great danger from their being hot and
thus condensing nicotine of a most
poisonous character.
'The pernicious effects of cigarettes
upon children were described by Mrs.
Rose Henderson, an officer of the
juvenile court of Montreal. "My observation," she said, "is that children
excessively using cigarettes are under
size as well as deficient In morality
and mentality. I have known them
to come into court with their stomachs almost burned out���unable to
eat or sleep properly because of using cigarettes. I have known many
cases where mothers have given cigarettes to children simply to humor
them without regard to moral or physical affects."
There were also instances of mothers smoking cigarettes.
Mr. Dawson, clerk of the juvenile j
court of Montreal, stated that he knew
of cases of working women using cigarettes, but It was common at the two
ends of the social ladder���the society
women and the lowest class.
and was for a time rector ot St. Stephen, N.B., retiring from the mini*- |
try on account of bis health, in 1891.
Dr. Campbell married Mary Loulee.
only child of tbe late Dr. Davtd Dibble, Woodstock, Ont., and Loulae
Mackenzie Macdonald, senior representative of the ancient Barona Mackay, of Stratby and Deriot, North Britain, and 10th in deacent through
her maternal grandfather, and 11th
through her maternal grandmother
from Robert Stuart, Earl of Orkney,
son of James the V. of Scotland; also,
through the same 9th and 10th from
Lady Jane Gordon, eldest daughter
of the 17th Earl of Sutherland.
Mention   has   been   made   ot   Dr.
Campbell's  relationship to the Duke
of Argyll.   As a matter of fact, not
only are tbe poet and the duke near
relations; they are Intimate friends.
and both keenly Interested in each
other's   literary    work.     Upon   Dr.'
Campbell's last visit to Europe,   he
m?.de  a  long stay as a guest ot  hist
distinguished   kinsman.    For   many
years Dr. Campbell has been a member of the Civil Service/at Ottawa,
and la attached to the Dominion Archives Bureau,   under   Dr. Doughty.
He is known to all Canadians aa a
writer of English verse, and haa been
called "Tbe Poet ot the Lakes."  Hla,
poem, "Tbe Mother," has  been ptae-
ed by tbe Chicago Inter-Ocean among
tbe   gems  ot English  literature.    It
baa also been pronounced to be'their'*
nearest approach   to   a   great poem
which baa appeared for many a long
day, and was referred to ln the Canadian House of Commons in terms of
i commendation by Sir Wilfrid Laur-
ler.   Dr. Campbell  baa also  written.
I much Imperial verse, and ot late has
I written considerable fiction.   He la ��
fellow of the Royal Society cf Can-
I ada, and Is a past vice-president of
the English section, and paat president.  He la sow secretary ot the society. He waa a member ot tbe Literary Committee, appointed in connection  with  the  Quebec Tercentenary
celebration, and la a councillor of the
Canadian Landmarks Association. He
waa a delegate from the Royal Society to attend  tbe Quarter centenary
of Aberdeen University, in 1906, and
was presen'��d to tbe late King Edward.    He received the honorary degree of  LL.D.  from  Aberdeen  upon
this occasion.   Among Dr. Campbell's
best known writings are "Lake Lyrics," "The Dread Voyage," "Mordred
and Hildebrand Trag -ties,"  "Political Tragedies," "Beyond the Hills or
Dream"; poems, "Collected Verse, Sagas of Vaster Britain," "Ian of the
Orcades," "Canada"  (incollaboration
with T. R. Martin, R.C.A.), descriptive of the Dominion;  "A Beautiful
Rebel," historical novel; "The Canadian Lake Region."
Dr. Campbell lectured before the
Imperial Club, London, Eng., on
"The Practical Side of Imperialism."
In 1.1)04, and was present at the coronation of Their Majesties, in 1911.     ,
KEEP INDIVIDUAL
RECORDS OF
PRODUCTION
in the commercial world it is reasonable to assume that what you pay
and what you get evict-mine v-wno. n
low price, in Itsall docs not speil value: price and iiua.'ty. togethar, determine value.
As applied to the dairy herd, how
dees this work out? A farmer does
not necessarily buy a cow because the
price is low, he wants quality, in this
case quality may be interpreted ,o
mean dairy capacity, or ability to produce plenty of milk. If he does not
purchase, porsibly the heifer coming
into milk has been raised ut rather
too high a cost so that her dairy quality is impaired. She may not be
the right stock, that Is, from a dam
of deep milking qualities and a sire
of known ability, and all may have
suffered from lack of the right feed.
The other part of the value side of
every dairy cow, that Is, what you get
from her, is right in the dairyman's
own hands. He can easily determine
each cow's value, or dairy quality, by
keeping individual records of production. Then If he wishes to part with
a good cow, her selling price is enhanced by reason of that certificate
of value, her record, which helps to
fix the price. Right buying is true
economy; the factory pattern with
the highest conception of value will
buy, or raise, right, and will know.
by his cwn simple records that each
cow ln the herd separately, not aver-,
aged in a lump, fits his ideal of value.
Fix a good standard, make each cow
pay. Milk and feed record forms arc
supplied free by the dairy commissioner, Ottawa.
Fire at Bisbee, Ariz.
Douglas, Ariz., April 22���A telephone message stated that a fire is
raging late today at Rlsbee. The
flames have already destroyed thirty
buildings.
HEE CHUNG
MERCHANT  TAILOR.
Spring Suitings just arrived.    See
them.    Perfect fit   and workmanship
guaranteed.    Prlcci    from (13.00 up.
701 Front Street,
Dried Fruit Inspection.
The latest bulletin from the Inland Revenue Department shows that
in the inspection of 176 packages or.
raisins, currents, prunes, figs, dates,
apricots, peaches, pears 138 samples
have been found to be satisfactory
and 20 doubtful. Among the samples takeu seventeen packages have
been found to be adulterated and
nine of the seventee"! were figs.
Attention  is directed  to   tbe  car
tons in which   much   of   the   dried
fruit    is    sold.     Twenty-four    were
found to be one or more ounces light
in weight, and the suggestion is made
that regulations be adopted to niakt
short weight  In  these  packages  an-
offense under the Weights and Measures Act, and that cartons be made
only  in pounds or sub-multiples ol
one pound. i
  ]
Shipbuilding Dropped Hack.        /'
There was less shipbuilding in Canada last year than the year before,
and with the exception ot the year*.
1910 and 1911, it was less than usual. The tonnage of vessels bnilt
last year and registered waa 24.325..
This includes practically no vessels
built for pleasure purposes, tbe tonnage of which is growing fast, but
these are seldom registered and them-
is no record kept.
The- tonnage of the Canadian vessels registered laat year was 30,225.
This is about the same as the year
before. The seagoing and inland
water tonnage, out and in, wa3 5?,- '
849,783, which is an increase or
about five millions and the coasting
tonnage was 73,644,713, an increase
of nearly seven and a half millions
A Sligh    Difference.
Col. White, when D.O.C. of the
military district including tbe Province of New Brunswick, was noted
as a strict disciplinarian, and waa regarded with considerable awe by the
militia officers and men who came
to Camp Sussex for the annual drill.
On one occasion a captain was allowing his company to rest under a
convenient tree, when be espied the
colonel approaching.
"Heavens, men," he exclaimed:
"let up: here comes the D. O. G.*
*.0. Boa M Dally Nswa Bid*
J. T. BURNETT'S PRINT SHOP
JOB   PRINTING
ot aU kinds.
'rices right    Satisfaction guaranteed
M McKensle Bt PAGE EIGHT
THE NEW WESTMIN9TER NEWS.
THURSDAY,  APRIL 23,  1914.
A Store Full of the Spring Time Necessities. Be It for Dress,
the Home, or Camp, Buy at McAllisters and Save
White Enamel
Furniture
$10.85
White     Enamel Four-drawer
Dresser;     20x24 Tbevel    plate
mirror;   regular CI ft OC
$12.75.    Special 4*1 U.03
White Enamel Six-drawer
Chiffonier, to match dresser;
12x80 bevel plate mirror; reg-
ulai   $12.76;       ^^^^^
Special   ...I	
White Enamel Dressing Table
to match above pieces;  regular
cia?   Ie       $6.50
White Enamel Bedroom Chairs,
Cane   Seats;     regular    $8.00,
af S1.65
Rockers;  regular       CO   IC
$8.00.   Special $���*. I O
Week-End Bed
Specials
Whito Enamel Iron B:l,
Spring and Mattress; 3 ft.
3-6 ft.. 4 ft. and -1-6 ft.
sizes.    Com- CC  FA
plete   9D.9U
Gate Leg English Breakfast
Table; in golden or early
English       finish;       regular
,660value' $4.25
Special
Sea Crass t'hairs at
$3.75 and $4.00
Sea Crass Rockers at
$4.00 and $4.50
Solid Oak Parlor Table; golden finish. CO CC
Special 9C.VW
DINING ROOM TABLES. . .
Oolden Ash Six-foot Extension
Table;   regular CO 7C
$10.00. Special   ^O. I W
Golden Oak Finish Six-root Extension Table; regular $12.50
value.    Spe- CIA  OC
cial 3HU.OO
tioiden Oak Finish Six foot Extension Table-, vound. top; regular  $14.50,
Sp. rial    .*S	
Solid Oak Hound Top Six-foot
Extension Table; golden or
fumed finish; regular $16.(Hi
value. Special 	
$12.50
$13.50
Prepare Your May
Day Dresses
Today   We   Offer   a   Choice   of
Suitable  Materials.
.Nun's Veiling;    40 Inches wide;
in pink, sky, cream: regular tifn\
50c
I
Special, per
yard
50c
.- w Ide;
65c
11    imik.
special,
50c
30c
Cream Serge; 45 inches wide: in
a fine weave; all wool; worth
7r>c.    Per yard
 ^M	
Cream Serge;  ">. inches wid,
splendid qualltj   Special,  per yard  	
All Wool Cashmi re;
sky  or  cream;    extra
value;   reg.  65c.
Todaj per yard 	
Lustres: a fine quality; 36
Inches wide; in white, cream,
pink, sky, Copenhagen, Nile.
green, corn, etc ; value to 4.">c.
Be: yard
.. ^	
Colored Pongee makes suitable
dri ses for Ma> Day. We have
a full range ol b lades, including navy, tarn, Copenhagen,
pink, en am. ��h te ,-k . tur-
quots, wine, etc., etc This
silk is the most sen li i al ��� I ir
wear and splendid for cashing; 26 Inchi b w Ide; reg ar
value in 65c. Our >|Q#��
Price i"day a yard ^ww
A very superior DresF Roods
for w ii hing; comes In I ��������� i
tones, rice, cloth, splendid
shades of blue and w hlte, com
and w hlte graj and white, etc .
-it Inches -a Ide; good valui a for
75c    Today, per Cfl����
ouc
Ladies' Fine Cashmere
Hose, Special at 50c pr.
i 'omi s In black only. with
spliced heels and toes and full
tied legs, a 1th good garter
tops; will give every wearer
perfect satisfaction, and would
be considered cheap at 66c. Spe-
50c
Great Carpet Values All This Week
SEAMLESS VELVET SQUARES.
These Kugs have a rich, velvety pile, and the color effects are very
choice.   Tliey are the most popular rug for parlor and living rooms:
Size 4-6x6 feet. ~~^^"^
Special   Price   	
Size 6-9x9 feet.
Special Price 	
Size :<xlO-fi feet.
Special  Price  	
Size 9x12 feet.
Special Price 	
$5.15
$13.50
$22.75
 $26.00
TAPESTRY CARPET SQUARES AT SPECIAL PRICES.
A hard wearing Hug of the best make, and good appearance.   The
patterns and colorings are the very latest and the prices are right:
Size 4-6x6-6 feet.
Special   Price   	
Size 6-9x9 feet.
Special   Price   	
Size 7-6x9 feet.
Special   Prlco   	
Size  9xf  feet.
Special   Price   	
Size 9x10-6 feet.
Special Price  ,
Size 9x12 feet.
Special Price 	
Smart New Suits
and Coats at
Reasonable Prices
Stylish Cutaway Models of English Navy Serge Suits.
A strictly tallOMnade Suit;
superbly cut, beautifully tailored and perfectly put together;
exquisite quality all wool serge;
i nt is made in either cutaway
or squaro front, and' the skirt
ll plain tailored with high waist
Special  Price
$18.50
$3.25
$6.25
$7.25
$8.45
$10.75
$11.35
Ladies' Brocaded Suits.
A lovely material, well made
up into a stylish looking suit;
man tailored; with coat cut ln
square front style and skirt in
inw model, draped a little at
. ach side scam; satin lined:
i nines In colors of navy and
brown.  Special       ��� - ���
$16.50
SEAMLESS   AXMINSTER   SQUARES.
High class Seamless Axminster Rugs; in deep, heavy pile; in rich colorings, and all the latest patterns. Having no seams and an extra heavy-
pile, they make a very handsome floor covering and will wear well;
size 8-.'ixll-6; regular $35.00.
Special Price	
���sH TAPESTRY CARPET.
$29.50
Regular 75c a Yard. Sale Price, 50c a Yard.
2.000 yards of Tapestry Carpet, of excellent quality, comprising fifty
different pattarns, to clear at 5nc a yard. If you have a room, a hall or
a stair to cover, don't miss this chance;   27  inches wide;
regular 75c a yard. Special Price, per yard	
ll, Urn
$25
50c
Special Values  in   Our Ready-to-
Wear Department, First Floor
LADIES' SUMMER  UNDERWEAR  PRICED LOW.
White Cotton Knit Vests.
A nice, soft Cotton Vest, and will wear well; lace trimmed, and comes
in  all  sizes.  Prices,  clerveless.  20c; 9f%f%
sleeves  JsassallHa^a^afla^BallflLsallllflal C3C
Ladic;' Cotton Drawers.
Also in good quality cotton, and lace trimmed.
Special  at   	
35c
Ladies' White Cotton Combinations.
This is a  splendid  line for summer wear;  comes in  good  variety oi
styles and sizes, and daintily trimmed with fine lace.
Special at   *	
75c
Gingham  All-ovei   Aprons.
In c leeks and prints: a splendid wearing quality:  regular 7K#��
$1.00 values.    Special at    I 3C
Children's White Cotton Night Gowns.
A fine white cotton, and beautifully embroidered; a regular
$1.00  value.    Special  at    ,	
Infants' Rubber Pants.
In all sizes and various shapes.
Special Prices from	
65c
35c to 75c
Stylish Black and White Check
Suits, Special at $18.50,
$22.50 and $25.00.
There is nothing In Suits more
MshionaWle at the present time
tiian a pretty black and white
cheek. We have a nice selec-
tlon In stock. In small and
medium size checks; strictly
man-tailored suits, and lined
with Skinner's satin; all new
style models. Special
at $18.50, $22.50 and. .
New Sport Coats at $12.50.
\ splendid assortment of the
new style sport coats: all kinds
of cloths represented; serges,
cords, diagonals, tweeds and
other cloths; in colors tan,
green, Copenhagen, tango and
black and white checks; also a
lumber of combination colors
of   tango  and   grav;     red     and
^at,;tcSl,"..$ 12.50
New Dresses Justin
Misses'  Ser,,e  Dresses.  Special
at $7.50.
A very dainty dress of good
luality s<��rge; a new- model
and finished with satin collar
and lace frilled round neck:
comes in colors blue, brown; a
dress that is well worth $lu.0u.
Our Special Price
is    j	
Ladies'   Bedford   Cord   Dresses.
Special at $16.50.
These are a perfectly new
model, of excellent quality
material; with waist made full.
and skirt of new style drape effect and trimmed with fancy
buttons; lace collar and fichu
front trimmed; in tan and
navy, finished with fancy silk
girdle. Our Spe- gtf ��*" ��fl
cial Price is    ��JM QitfU
$7.50
Big, One Week's Sale of 10,000 Yards
Embroideries, Flouncings and Insertions at
Half and Less Than Half the Regular Prices.
This huge stock of Embroideries, Flouncings and Insertions, containing over 10,000 yards was bought
in a figure below the manufactuerrs' regular cost price, thereby enabling us to offer the whole stock at
half and less than half the regular prices. Every kind, width and pattern is represented; narrow and wide
Insertions, Edgings, Flouncings and Corset Coverings, etc., etc. We are sure to have just what you want.
Be intime on Monday, as there is sure to be a  good demand at these   vitv special prices.
This Sale Continues AH Through the Week
The whole stock is divided into ten big lots to facilitat selling, and every yard of Embroidery in this
sale is positively half or less than half the regular price. Come early and buy all you can afford. There
are some rare bargains to be  had.   Embroideries from 1 inch to a yard and a half wide.
Lot No. 1, now priced
at, per yard	
Lot No. 2, now priced
at, per yard	
Lot No. 3, now priced
at, per yard 	
Lot No. 4, now priced
at, per yard 	
Lot No. 5, now priced
at, per yard 	
2%c
5c
7%c
10c
15c
Lot No. 6, now priced
at, per yard 	
lot No. 7, now priced
at, per yard	
Lot No. 8, now priced
at, per yard 	
Lot No. 9, now priced
at, per yard 	
Lot No. 10, now priced
at, per yard 	
25c
35c
50c
75c
95c
Buy   all   your  Summer   Embroidery  needs at this sale.     Buy  for May Day  White  Dresses nt  this sale,
and save.    Plenty of bargains for one and all.    (let your share. Tell   your friends as well.
McAllisters Special  Go-Cart   Sale
Has Brought the Prices Down
All this week our (io-Cart prices will be reduced to make room for
a new shipment. Every (Jo-Cart and Sulky on our floor miiBt go,
and we are marking them at prices that you cannot equal. A great
opportunity to secure a Oo-Cart or Sulky at a big saving.
Keversible Hack Sulky;  regular $3.75.
Special  Sale  	
Collapsible Push Cart;   with  hood;   regular $3.50.
Special  Sale   	
Two styles of collapsible Sulkies;   regular $5.50.
Special  Sale   	
Regular $6,00 value.
Special  Sale   	
Semi-Collapsible Qc~Cart; regular $6.50.
Special  Salf   	
The following lot comprises all full colapsibe (Jo-Carts, with four
bow hoods, flat or tubular steel  frames;     ull   have    wide  seats  and
reclining backs;  several styles with panel sldes'or foot hoods:
l-'u 11   Collapsible;   two  styles;   regular  $8.75. tfT  OC
Special  Sale      ��P | .��0
Keguar $11,00 value.
Special  Sale   	
Two styles; full collapsible, auto top, and foot hood;
regular $18.60,    Special  Sale   	
Regular $16.00 value. CI 9 7C
Special   Sale    $ I fa. I 9
Three styles;  full collapsible; panel sides; auto tops.   These are
the right styles for young babies:
Regular $16,120 value. *jm mj*
Special   Sale    $ | O.UU
Regular $19.00 value. C 1 C  ?C
Special   Sale    $ 19s id
Regular  $27.00  value.
Special   Sale	
$2.60
$2.50
$4.25
$3.85
$5.35
$8.75
$11.25
$21.00
The St. Clair Range at $65.00
The "St. Clair'' Malleable Steel Range; absolutely the best Range
made; built like a locomotive, and will last a lifetime; large Duplex
grate firebox; extra deep oven, with reliable thermometer, and highly
finished with heavily nickeled trimmings; sold gfth a guarantee to give
perfect satisfaction:  sold j-egularly at $75.    Set up ttfiC  Of!
anil connected in >our home for  90w.UU
Basement Special
Values
flak Finished Refrigerator:
deep ice compartment; lined
with heavy galvanized Iron and
all parts removable for cleaning thoroughly; well insulated
and well finished, with panelled
sides and door; regular $12
value. Spe-
cial.. . .s^^H
$10.50
The "Dana'' Ice Cream Freezer
will make Ice cream In three
minutes; absolutely the best
freezer on the market; four
sizes. Priced, each tf C ftft
$2.25,  $2.75,  $3.25        99.UU
The Royal Canadian Wringer:
made of well seasoned hardwood; wiiii 11-inch- solid rubber rolls and patent fastener,
requiring no screws to fasten
on tub; easy runlnng and built
to stand hard wear. ��A Crt
Special    3>*T.9U
Galvanized Qarbage Cans;
wood legs and slip on cover;
regular $.1.00.
I'ricc JstssssflBal
Bedspreads of
Reliable Qualities
Priced Low
$��66      Grecian      Bedspreads;
heavy grade; will give excellent wear: size ^< OC
66x82.     Each    91 ifaO
$1.86 Extra Fine Grecian Bed-
spread; in pretty floral design;
size 68x80. 0*4   PA
Kach    91 >9U
$8.75 High Grade Grecian Red
spread; woven from finest
Egyptian cotton: mercerised
finish and fringed: tfO OC
size 86x94.  Each...   90 CO
$2.50 Heavy Woven Scotch
Grecian   Bedspread;    a    grade
that will give   extra hard wear:
size   72xX8.
Each    ,...
$1.95
$2.50
$4.00 large size  Marcella  Bedspread;    of   English    manfuac-
ture;      In     effective    floral   d<
signs; size 74x100.
Each   .ILsb^LHH
$3.50
40-plece China Tea Sets; ovide
or kermis shape cups, with
neat pink or green floral decoration; reg. $6.50. (��4 QC
The st t  9viWtf
Our Pillows Are
Great Values
A   Soft   Feather  Pillow  Absorbs
the Cares of the Day.
We have the largest and best
assorted stock of I'lllows in the.
city at prices ��� much less than
those usually asked.
Chicken   feathers;   size   18x25;
in fancy urt ticking.
Each   at    ,*....
Special Values in
Fine Cottons
12V&C Fine English Longcloti
:i�� Inches wide; close weav
Per yard
at
9c
12c
Size      18x36;       better
ticking.    Kach at
75c, 85c and. . . .
65c
quality
$1.00
15c   White  Cambric;   fine   even
thread; 86 Inches wide.
Par yard  	
20c Nainsooks; free from filling; 36 inches wide; a grade
especially adapted for ladies'
and children's summer underwear. These nainsooks are
values that cannot be equalled.
Pel yard
at  	
121C
Purified   chicken  feathers;   well
filled   ticks;   soft   and   springy.
Priced  at,  each
$1.25,   $1.35   and.
25c Close Heavy Weave; costume cambric; suitable for
nurses' cos'tumes, etc.; pur.' finish; 36 inches wide
Per   yard   	
$1.75
Real Eiderdown Pillows; with
fancy blue and pink ticks; size
22x2S. A pair of these will Inst
a lifetime and give untold comfort and .satisfaction.  Price, each. .
20c  Indian    Head;
wide.    Per
yard   	
20c
���Iti    inches
15c
$3.75
30c Indian Head; a quality
suitable for middy blouses; .','.;
Inches  wide. *\C
Per yard         SadC
SHOP IN NEW WESTMINSTER
��*#**   m. �� mm  ^ i,mt^c
AND SHOP AT McALLISTERS.
BELIEVES IN
BETTER HOMES
Henry Ford, of Automobile Fame. In
slats   on   Employees   Living   in
Comfortable   Homes.
Detroit, Mich., April 22. Henry
Ford has declared :War agains- tenements and squalid rooming-houses,
and no emnloyee ot his automobile
company will be permitted to live in
ihom.
In a notice just sent to all the De
troit employees,  Eord says  the com- I
pany   expects   each   recipient   of   its
profit sMaring plan  to use his or her,
��� share in tbe profits for the good of
themselves and  their families and  to
i "make  nior��  comfortable   your   home |
i nnd living conditions."
Married and single men  who do not
live up  to  the modern  standard j of
; American every-day living are to b��
eliminated from the Ford organization.    Married  men  who  keep  board
I < rs in their homes will lose their
places.    So  will  single    men  who  re-
! side in rooming houses such as have
i been  found  in   Highland   Park,  where
II hey sleep  in  shifts.
"These men of many nations must
be inught American ways, the English language, the right to live," ford
said    today     "Married    men    should
keep  their  households  for  themselves
and their Immediate families. They
should not sacrifice familiar rights,
pleasure and comfort by filling their
homes  with   roomers and  boarders.
"We now have forty-five investlga
tors who arc investigating each employee. Kvery detail of their living
is inquired Into."
EELIEVED   DEAD    WOMAN
DWELT   IN   ETERNITY
Mrs. Baker P   Lee, whose husband
; is a noted Los Angeles divine, believes that   In  a   recent Illness,  hovering
'on the verge of death, she actually
experienced a  foretaste of the I >e be-
, yond  the grave.
i Mr. Lee, who is deeply ind .-poind
in phychology   is   preparing t> gether
i
i with  friends, to submit  a   report    nn
' the  strange experience to Sir Oliver
Lodge, the world's foremost Investigate of spirit phenomena.
Mrs. Lee, who is a woman of talent
| and a composer of music, had been 111
j for several weeks, during which time
I her life was often despaired of.    She
] has as-certalned that   the   experience
came at the time when her condition
i was lowest, and she was actually be-
| lleved to have passed away.
i     "I had been wheeled to the window
Iin  a chair," she  enid, "  where  I  sal
Ilooking   out    The    nurse    suddenly
| started  and  cried. 'Why,  she's  gone.'
"I   raw  my   husband  come  In      He
j looked   al   me  and     exclaimed,     'My
God,  has  it  come:'     I   tried   to  open
my cyts bu, could not.    1 said to ray-
seir, Tm not dead,' but 1 was power-
; less to move.   Then the four children
were brought In, weeping, and they
1 looked at me, Then thoy all went
] out.
"They left me alone and then my
I father stepped into the room just as
; he used to In real life. He and I
i were chums. I said., Tin not dead.
,' He replied. 'Not yet,'
"Suddenly   I   fell   my   spirit   leaving
my body with a joyful, light and ex-
! hiliaraling  release.
"My form remained the same but
j the substance had utterly changed. It
| was now  a  translucent  vapor.capahle
at my will, of going Immediately to
1 any place .
"I   possessed  all  of    my    faculties,
imagination, will and memory. I was
| amongst   the clouds, knowing the joy
! of flight. Then I came down and
' hovered over the city, saw the peo-
i pie and wished with all my strength
' to be able to reveal myself to them
to let them know that life after death
was beautiful.
"Hut  I   knew  I  was  not  dead,  and
so,  after   experiencing   unimaginable
joys, I  went back into my body with
'that   instantaneous   possession   which
had characterized my departure,
"The entire experience was ton
real for a dream, nnd since having
It I have been firmly convinced that
I dwelt for a time upon the edne of
eternitv and know, in pari, at least,
what   the   future  life  is."
READ  THE   MORNING   NEWS   FOR
j ALL THE  NEWS.
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