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Array VANCOUVER
decern    ."Wishing   Co..    P��hi.
l Building, Contracting, Engineering, Irrigation and General Improvement News.
Uevoted to the Interests of Architects, Contrac -ars, Engineers, Material Dealers, and Others Interested in the Building Trade of the Northwest.
VANCOUVER, B. C.
Vol. a, Bo. 9, Monday, December 18,1*11.
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Wm. IN. O'Neil & Company
High-Grade Building Materials
S48- 5S0 Seymour St. Vancouver.   512 Fort St. Victoria
Phones Seymour 479S, 479S
BRICKS���"Hebron" Pressed Bricks and "Sparta" Impervious.   Full range
of colors.                                                        .
"Burmantafts" Terra Cotta���Marmo-Dpll Cream Glazed, Plain Semi-Glazed
and Faience for exterior and interior work.
MARBLE���Tile and Terrazzo work; all orders promptly executed.
We carry a complete line of Building Material of Every Description
The Raeco Products Co.
RAECOLITH
PLASTIC    ,
FLOORING
301 Pacific Bldg.   Sey. 8144
Everything in               mT    ~*     _*������_��*_��__   0    _*_��       215 Pacific Bids.
Building Material         Ta    le   <UrOWC  &  l*Oa NMK SEYMII l��2  fUCHTEl 1 C
CEMENT,  LIME,  PLASTER,  PIASTER 10ARD,  WATERPRDOFINB,  BRICK AND CEMENT COATINQ,
TERRA COTTA,  REINFORCINQ SUA,  PRESSEO BRICK,  ROOFING TILE,  SLATE.  HO.
LAROE STOCKS OH HAND FOR IMMEDIATE DELIVERY
TROY ROOFING CO
Tar and Oravel Roofing
Water  Proofing
Roof Repairing
All Work Guaranteed
Phone Beymonr 7417
814 Metropolitan Bldg.
 = ! ! ������������ ���- * *f
IMPERVIOUS BRICKS.
Same as ���applied by ns to tbe Ben* of Ottawa, Holden Bldg*., B. C. Electric new bnUdlntf, Duncan
Bldg*.. Boyle - Mwerke Blag., bnlldlng-e at Abbott and Cordova and Abbott and  Water streets; slab
buildings at  Victoria  and  other points,  and  specified for several large Jobs In this elty, Victoria aad
Hew Westminster.    For sale only by
RITCHIE CONTRACTING & SUPPLY COMPANY, LIMITED
Phon�� Seymour 9162. Private Exchange.         Office and Bnnkara, OranviUe Street Bridge.
BUI-DIHO  PERMITS  ISSUED  AT        THE   CITT   HALT.   YHSTEBDAY
Number.
Description.
Cost.   Btreet Address.
1116���2-sto   fr   res fTOOO
1116���1 1-2-sto  fr   res $16011
111"���4-sto br ��� str & rinur hso..��26000
I I19A���2-sto    fr    res JH70I)
1 HUB���2-sto   fr   ret 13600
lot and Block.   Subdivision.
11)57   3rd   ave  E 40���H3A
2170  13th  nve W 18���404
324  Powell  st '.,.,...6���55
3616 1st nve W ...10���10
1710 Coilinswood.'.Sd 50 ft, of 11-12���10
Architect.
264A Prudential   Builders,   Ltd
626   Owner
196 ...NT. Symonds, 604 Ilolden Blilg
540     Owners
540    Owners
Contractor.
Address.   Owner.
Owner   .
Owner  .
Owner
Owners
Owners
Address.
T. L. Grey	
Isaar  nDlby	
Mali Sam Yuen..
Oliver A Wilson.
Oliver & 'Wilson.
 1745 1st ave 13
.2176   13th ave W
 637 Carroll st
...3262 1st ave W
...3262  1st ave W
We Absolutely Guarantee
Prompt Delivery.   Try Us
/HONE 2988
Ft.ofCowmbia AV
130
WE CARRY A COMPLETE STOCK OF ALL
KINDS OF BUILDING MATERAL
VICTORIA
R. V. WINCH & CO. LTD.
VANCOUVER
Importer* Of
FIRE BRICK, FIRE CLAY. LIME, SEWER PIPE
TIN PLATE. ROOFING SLATE
" Bulldog " Wire Rope        White's Cement.
ALCOLAC - Pratt & Lambert ~^
Tha 20th Cantury Shellac
An article of unique merit which may be nssd as a primer or first ooater
over bard or soft woods. It forms a bard, impervious coating* which prevents
suction and holds out the finishing coats of varnish to a remarkable degree.
Is superior to spirit shellacs, liquid Tillers and similar preparations. Alcolao
works easy under the brash, Is pale lu.oolor so as not to darken the Ufhtsst
woods.    Dries to' sandpaper oyer night.
B06ARDUS, WJCKENS, BEGG. Umited
TO Cordova It. West
Phone Seymour 6875.
M_.-_B_4._-8 TO BE US-9.
The following material Is mentioned
to be used ln ths struetures called la.
ln the permits above, whose numbers
correspond to those preceding the following Items.
1116���14.000 brick, 2,000 yds plaster,
9 bbls of ceihent.   .
1116���1,800 brick, 600 yds plaster, 4
bbls of cement.
1117���40,000 brick, 4,000 yds plaster,
46 bbls of cement.
1119A&B���M00 brick, 1,400 yds plaster, 48 bbls of cement.
Canadian Pacific Lumber Go. Limited
Successors to
ANGLO AMERICAN  LUMBER COMPANY, LIMITED.
Manufacturers of
FIR, SPRUCE AND CEDAR LUMBER, LATH, SHINGLES, DOORS,
MOULDINGS, TURNINGS, Etc
Railway and Salisbury specialties
Drive FIR  DOORS
VANCOUVER, B. C. Steamed Fir Finish
HARDWOODS
1320 Richards St.       J. FYFE SMITH & CO.
Phone Seymour 1196
E. H. HEAPS & CO., LIMITED
LUMBER & SHINGLES
Doors, Sash, Mouldings, Etc.
BANK AND OFFICE FIXTURES IN  NATIVE AND HARDWOOD
Mills, Ollices and Factory:
Cor. Victoria Drive and Powell Street. Phone Seymour 8890
BURN
OIL
Western Steam & Oil Plants Co. Ltd.
110   CARTER-COTTON   BUILDINO.
PHONE  SEYMOUR 7676
Fuel   Oil   Installation   for   Heating   and   Power.
Vancouver Marble & Tile Co., Ltd.
LARGE STOCK OF TILE AND MARBLE ALWAYS ON HAND AT
OUR WORK8, THEREBY A8SURING  PROMPT  DELIVERY.
PHONE SEYMOUR 1518 848 BEACH AVE.
Balfour Guthrie & Co.
103 Winch Bids.   Phones Sey. 187-5929
K. B. & S. Portland Cement ��� Lime
Plaster, Fire Brick, Tlnplate, Pig Iron Etc.
TINDERS OK SOOKE LAKE
PROJECT OP-MXD  TODAY
VICTORIA���Tenders on the Sooke
Lake water project were opened at a
special * ieetln^ of .the city council, Friday nig *.t. and below are given the figures In iletall. The Westholme Lumber
Co was low bidder at $1,231,070. It Is
Intended to award' the contract tomorrow, but the successful bidder will not
begin work at once. For details on th*
schedules and * items below, see thc
Record   for  Friday,  Dec  16.
On schedule C the alternative Items
are as ''.Hows: No. 7, wood stave pipe;
No. 8, jlveted steel pipe; No. relnf-conc
pipe.
On   Schedule   E.   alternative  bids   are
as follows:   No. 6. lap-welded steel pipe;
No. 6, rlvetted steel pipe; No. 7, lock-bar
pipe.
Weitholme -.amber Oo., Victoria.
Schedule   A $     86,676
Schedule   B        43,866
Schedule C (Alter 9)      648,740
Schedule   D        76,670
Schedule   K   (Alter  6) ...      482.280
Total (1,331,070
Altermitives   on   Schedule   C���Alter  7,
$241.4611;   Alter 8,  660.000.
Altermitives   on   Schedule  15���Alter  6.
$318.65":  Alter 7.  $367,200.
Baylor Bros, Vancouver.
Schedule   A $   173.300
Schedule   B        37,810
Schedule   C       556.160
Schedule   D       159.730
Schedule   K       600,170
Schedule E, Item 2 '.    30,000
Schedule E, Item 3     26,000
Schedule E, Item 4       7,750
Schedule E, Item 6, Alter 5... 445,500
Schedule E, Item'6   514,650
Schedule E, Item 7...  437.400
Schedule E. Item 8     60,000
A total bid of $600,660 was given on
this section by this company.
The general contract will be let by
tlie council tomorrow night, and is expected to* be signed two days later, but
will not be binding on the city until ratified by the voters on January 11.
WELL TAKE TENDERS FOR ..
SKAUOBREBST HTS. EXCAVATN
Archt Wm. A. Doctor, 922 ifetropoll-
tan bidg, announces that he desires tenders for the excavation only, for a residence for Mrs. Doctor W. F. Man Kay,
at' Granville st and Matthews aVe,:
Shaughnessy heights. The residence
will be a departure from any style heretofore used ln this city, In that It will
be in a southern patio style, and constructed of adobe. It wlll contain about.
20 rooms, with fireplaces, hot wafer heat,
art glass, and, in fpct. every modern)
device. The house will cost aboutj
$26,000, and tlie architect states that he
will not be ln a position.to receive ten*-
ders for the general, contract until-after
the first of the year.
Total ��1,427,170
Holt fc Jeffery, Seattle.
Schedule   A $ 84.610
Schedule   B  35,70.0
Schedule C (Alter 9)  788,976
Schedule  D  131,165
Schedule   E *,  499,690
Total (1,540,060
Horton-Orlfflthi   Bteel  Const.   Co.,  Vancouver.
Schedule   A ��� $   136,572
Schedule   B        66,621
Schedule C   (Alter 9)      C64.6IB
Schedule   D       188,273
Schedule  E   (Alter 5)      550,770
Total ��,M5,8S1
Victoria   Maohlnery  Depot   and   Porter
Bros, Spokane.
Schedule   A $   120,085.00
Schedule   B         44,138.56
Schedule C. Alter 7, $603,860.00; Alter
8,   $869,200.00;   Alter   9,   $467,600.00
Schedule   D      124,976.70
Schedule   E       632,659.00
TktHOLMES DISAPPEARING BED Co
[NoiFth Vancouver Coal and Supply Co. Ltd.
Wholesale ( Retail Dealers In Coal ( Builders Supplies
Office 56 Lonsdale Avenue PHONES   198   178
I  Wharf Foot of St Qeorae's Avenue 	
Palm Vacuum Cleaner Company's
SYSTEM OF STATIONARY PLANTS
791 OranviUe St.
Phone Beymonr 1487
Vancouver, B. C.
Sole Agents
THE DUNTLEY STORE
Archibald Moir & Co
" The Map Men "
BLUE PRINTING
Draf tin's Traclnic
Reliability and Dispatch
tan III. Ill S.iJii lilt P��i�� Snmm Ull
W. HOLT
IMPORTER AND DEALER UT
PLATE, SHEET, -FIGURED, WIRED,
ART, PRISM AND COLORED OLASS
421-489 Dufferln St. W.
Phone Fair. 11138
A. R. Coutts & Co.
ELECTRICAL
SPECIALTIES
Phonei Sey. 1204
Hamilton ft Helmcken Sta.
Total ��l,705,461.as
OraJT Oonet Oo, Beattle.
Schedule   A I 116,378
Schedule   B  43,153
Schedule  C   (Aller 9)  574,390
Schedule   D  108,089
Schedule  B  (Alter 6)  62*!,34*;
Total ���1,384,653
J. O. Dietrioh ft Oo, Seattle.
Srliciluli*   A ...$     90,620
Schedule   II         40,080
Schedule C. Aller 7, |806,708; Aller 9,
$972,348.
Schedule  D      194,646
Schedule E; Alter 7, 1590,316; Alter 5,
���607,694; Alter 0, J637.286.
Total 91,788,776
Sound Oonet ft Bng*r Oo, Seattle.
Schet     a   A |   106.950
Schei   le   B        52.463
Schedule C, Alter 9, 11,086,496; Alter 7,
��81.*..iil5;   Alter 8,  $1,745,216.
Sohedule D     164,919
Schedule li Alter 7, $633,564; Alter 6,
$687,664; Alter 6, $651,054.
"���otal  M,034,381
F. 3. T-cTtuffb, Seattle.
Schei   tie   A., $    124,130
Sohec   ���.* b       ;i.i,ro2
Schei,    eC, Alter 7, $1,514,020; Alter 8,
$1."''1.020;  Alter 9,  $1,062,270.
Schedule v     147,130
Scheili'l" 10, Alter 6, $768,150; Alter
$76iV"HO;  Alter 7,  $
BOARD OF HEALTH WILL
ACQUIRE OLD CITT HOSPITAL
The health committee has decided to
acquire the old city hospital at Cambie
and Pender sts, for use as a home for
aged women. It is Intended to alter the
bldg at a cost of $600.
Tenders for the Installation of laundry machinery at the Hastings townslte
l-olatlon hospital were considered and
the contract awarded to II. W. Petrle
at $1,170.
ANOTHER UPTOWN THEATER
PROPOSED FOR THIS CITY
It Is reported that a site Is being
sought, preferably in the vicinity of
Granville and Georgia sts, by a New
York syndicate, whose representative, L.
Richmond, Jr, has been In the city for
that purpose. It Is proposed to erect a
theater with a seating capacity of 2,500,
and to cost $260,000, to be completed ln
time for the 1912 season.
DEPUTATION  PBOM  SOCIETY
WILL  INTERVIEW  MUnSTEB
A deputation from tbe B. C. Society
of Architects will leave for Victoria with
the object of Interviewing Minister of
Education Young, with reference to having the drawing of plans for the Pt
Grey university bldgs, thrown open to
architects  throughout  the Dominion.
FOUR-STORY BUILDINO
FOB  POWELL  STREET
N, Symonds. 604 Holden bldg, who designed the plans, has been awarded the
general contr on a 25x100, 4-sto and
bsmt brk rmg house and store bldg at
324 Powell st to cost $25,000. Mull Sam
Yuen, 537 Carroll st, Is  the owner.
WILL BUILD 4 TUOS.
An order for four tugs has been placed witli the Wallace Slilpyurds. No. Vancouver, by the 11. C. Puckers Assn, und
work on them will begin nt once, to be
ompleted by April 1, 1612. Two of the
tugs will be 80 ft long with 15-ft beam,
to burn oil, and the other two will be
gusollne croft, 75 ft long with 14-ft
beam.
BUYS APARTMENT HOUBB.
Miss Jean .Molllnson of Glencoe Lodge
has purchased the apartment house at
the corner of Douglas und Klilult fits,
Victoria, known as the Criterion. A
couple of lots adjoining were also included In the purchase. The price paid
was In the neighborhood of $60,000.
BIO CANNINO COMPANY.
OTTAWA���Letters patent have been
Issued to a new million dollar canning
concern to be known as the British Cun-
udlan ('aimers. Limited, with headquarters in Montreal. The company is
iiuth'M'l/ei] to deal in all food products
tnd to buy up or otherwise acquire thc
Interest  of other companies.
WILL ERBOT OFFIOB BLDO.
Total	
Curamlngi ft Kiehl, Sei
Did I il bid of Schedu
Schcd,ile I'l, Item 1
~*~ CAUnifeT, 'JMfA.���It  Is   stilted  that
SHt���$]4&:iltsM_frQpe*m1&i has Ihcii inspect-
B^*ontly   erected   for
a store and hotel
���lh ftvfl tSMhen 3rd and   llli st
Dominion Sash & Door Co., Ltd
2120 CEDAR ST.
Phone Sey 6136   Near Sixth W
ALL KINDS.
OF GLAS8
Seymour 4614
Western Plate Glass
& Imp. Co. Ltd.
Reg. Office: 153 Cordova Sl   ���'
VANCOUVER, B. C.
PLATE SUSS WfMktttKI
Leaded Art Glass
Thome Metal Store Front Ban
Bevelling and Silvering
-tore Pronte Dialed
Standard Glass Co. Ltd
ART OLASS
Phone Seymonr 8478.   829 Barnard Stf
BRITISH COLUMBIA
HARDWOOD   FLOOB   OO.
Floor Layers  and  Deitg-nera
Bey. 88S3���Bay. ___. 657 Orantllle Bt,
Large        CeMeNT
Stocks
Also
Concrete Cement Coatings - White and Colours
Aquabar Waterproofing Compound
SAMPLES AND WILL PARTICULARS ON APPLICATION
C.GardinerJohnson & eompa^y
JOHN80N-S WHARF
PHONES SEYMOUR 9146, 9147
Hardware, Mantels, Grates, Tiles
Paints, Varnishes, Heating and
Plumbing Supplies, and General
BUILDING MATERIAL
937-947 MAIN STREET Vancouver, B. C.
Phone Seymour 9570
ALL SIZES IN STOCK
WALTER HAYES &C0L LIMITED
Importers and Jobbers
211 Columbia Ave.
Phones Seymour 18 and Seymour 7S6S
BRITISH CANADIAN LUMBER CORPORATION LIMITED.
INS KiMIl Sl. MKtlKI
PERFKT
CONCEALED
MANUFACTURERS
WWI- SETMHI
Apartment and Rooming House
Hotel and Homes
WE HAVE THE QUESTION SOLVED
Ci. n    ����� ,.   . INSPECT OUR DISPLAY ROOM
570 Granville Street
Phone Seymour 5092 'j    WE m mmmn m amnn m using tn .out
BED CO.
KOEHRIING CONCRETE  MIXERS
ARK THE UKST.    ASK THE OPINION OF THE
30 Satisfied Users In Vancouver
PRICES  ON  APPLICATION
CANADA FOUNDRY CO. LTD.
1065 Pender St.
E. G, Blackwell
Office: 108 Alexander St.
Phone Seymour 1733.
Warehouse; 831 Powell St.
Phone Seymour 5711
liuildiii's and Contractors'
SUPPLIES
Metal Lath, MeUl Celling, Wire Rope, Tool &
Drill Steel and General
Supplies.
GURNEYOXFORD
_^v The GURNEY FOUNDRY CO., LIMITED
PHONE8 Seymour 7596-7597
Wholesale Distributors of
Steam and Hot Water Boilers
Hot-Water and Steam RadialorB
Warm-Air Furnaces and Register!
566-570  BEATTY  ST.
8C00
Let us figure on your ELECTRICAL CONTRACTS. Nothing too large;
nothing too small. Oiy stock of Electric Chandeliers is the largest In the
city.
Electrical       _f% g\ QP      O       ^ _Y~_ ___\      Phone
Contractors     V/Urt     OC     9Ull       S'*"""ir
338 HastlnKs Street West
ARMSTRONG, MORRISON & CO., LIMITED
GENERAL CONTRACTORS
Telephone Seymour 1836.   813*815 Bower Bldg. VANCOUVER   BUILDING   RECORD
��� ii. ,i.i i    i
Building, Contracting, Engineering, Irrigation and General Improvement News.
Devoted to the Interests of Architects, Contractors, Engineers, Material Dealers, and Others Interested in the Building Trade of the Northwest.
Record Publishing Co., Publishers.
VANCOUVER, B. C
Vol. 3, No. 9, Monday, December 18, 1911.
P. R. Morrison
Phones "Seymour,*' 2151, 2152
Metal Lath, Ceiling and Plasterers Corner Bead.
Mantels, Grates and Tiles. Large stock always on hand.
Let us quote on your requirements
712 RICHARDS STREET
VANCOUVER BUILDINO BECOBD
Published Dally Except Sundays
BECOBD PUBLISHING COMPANY
Clyde M. David     ...     Manager
A. B. St. John   ....   Editor
Address: 583 Homer-Richards Lane
Rear of 431   Dunsmulr Street
Telephone Seymour "80S
MONTR'S  BUr-DXNO  PERMITS.
Subscription Price       -       fj.00 a month
Payable  ln  Advance
BARR & ANDERSON
PLUMBING and HEATING
International Fire Protection
Apparatus
Phone Seymour 6180
114 Hastings St. W.
Vancouver B. C.
J. DAIRON & CO.
Tile and Marble Contractors
Mantels,   Grates,   'Baskets
and Andirons
513 Hamilton.    Phone Seymour 4730
Common,   Impervious   Face,
and Building Pavers.
Coast Shale Brick Co. Ltd.
1008 METROPOLITAN BUILDING
M0NE SH. 8450 VANCOUVER B. C
VANCOUVER SHEET
METAL WORKS  Ltd.
748 Cambie Street
���Phone,  Seymonr 3819
WALTER KINSEY
PLUMBING. HEATING
AND
6A8 CONTRACTOR.
IBM Oranvllle St.       Vancouver, B.C.
' -Phone Beymonr 9053
Millwort Supply Co.
SASH,   OOOR8,   MOULDINGS.
HI Mm PrasMr nixiutt n
Offlee and Warehouse
Phone Pair. 549.    9438 Main Bt.
& Churchland
PHtafinidte CONTBACTOBS
���7* ���ranvilis Sheet
, 'Phone,  Beymonr 8707
SHOVER & THOMAS
Sand   Gravel  and
Building Material
'Phone Seymonr 1365.    Offlce and
Wharf
 ��B9 Main street
Dominion Construction Co.
LIMITED
BUILDINGS FINANCED
T. J. Madlen, Mjtr.    Phone Sey, 1973
433 HOMER STREET
LIMITED.
XAXT/PACTTSBBBS  OP PINE
Lumber and shingles
W. B. COOKE & CO.
SOS Carter Cotton Bids'.
__     Phone:    Seymour 7997
GRANDVIEW
Sheet Metal Works
Warm Air Heatlnr
Pnrnaoee and Oeneral Jobblng-
1TSS Tenable St. Phone Bey 5884
Dunham Vacuum and Vacuo-Vapor
Heating Systems
1S7 Water St. Phone: Sey. 5639.
COMMERCIAL BLOE PRINT CO.
MAP8, DRAFTING AND TRACING
Phone Sey. 5068   329  Seymour 8t.
AUSTIN & HURST
Ornamental Iron and Bronte
364 Prior St.      'Phone Seymonr 5986
G. L. KELLING & CO
Hentlncr nnd Plumbing- Engineer*
JOS Fender St.   'Phone Seymour ��338
\i^=~T
Shone & Summerfleld
BRICK   CONTRACTORS
1008 Dominion Trust  Bldg.
Be-moi'r 691S. ralrmont 363-R I
Acme Plumbing & H'tg. Co
1S1 Tenth Ave. B.
'Phone   Fairmont  537
mFWtxSmm ETtlitlw tiiiin
Wilcox Art Glass Studio
1471 Broadway W. Phone Bayview 345
To   Nov.   30,   1911 2600 $16,063,367
Dec  to date $126,265
Dec   16         41,250
COBBECTION.
In the Record of Saturday, permit No
1113 for additions to Shelly Bros" bakery at 2533 Ash at, was given as worth
$50,000, a typographical error. This
should have read $5,000. Shelly Bros
are contemplating the erection next
year of a much larger bldg, to replace
their present bldg, and Wm. Frederick
Gardiner will be their architect.
VICTORIA NEWS.
mi ERECT  LABOB  PISHINO
PLANTS OB OOAST
VICTORIA���Incorporated by Sir Geo.
Doughty, head of the herring- fisheries
at Grimsby, a company known as the
B. C. Fisheries, Ltd, with a capital of
$1,250,000 has been floated to operate on
the Paciflc coast. Two steam trawlers,
the first of a large fleet, which will probably include twenty or more vessels, will
be dispatched here from Grimsby and a
cold storage plant, Ashing depots, canneries, salteries, etc, wlll be erected at
Porcher Island and at Skldegate Inlet,
at a cost of $250,000. Wilfred Vere
Doughty will act as general manager.
Arrangements have been made with
the G. T. P. to provide trackage at the
site of the cold storage depot on Porcher Island, and. the railway company
will provide the freehold of a site with
ample water frontage and put ln all
tracks required.
WILL TOTE OB BYLAW
POB LABOB AMOUNT OP SEWEBS
VICTORIA���A bylaw providing for
tlle sum of $450,000 for sewers will
come before the voters In January.
$190,000 has been spent during this year,
entirely on new work, and It la proposed
to doube the sum in 1912. The amount
will be divided as follows:
To meet next year's paving program,
$97,000.
Por construction in various parts of
the city. $87,000.
For northeast and northwest sections,
$156,000.
For out-fall to Oak Bay sewer, $46,000.
Total, $385,006.
Less approximate share of Oak Bay
for trunk sewer, $35,000.
Net amount required. $350,000.
CONTBACT POB ALTERATIONS
AWABDED PBXDAT
VICTORIA���John G. Morris, Phoenix
st. ha-s been awarded the contract for
alterations ln the factory bldg of the
San Juan Mining Co, consisting' principally of cement engine bases. The contract amounts to $3,000, but wlll run
much higher before alterations are completed.
APARTMENTS���Tenders will be recd
by McTavlsh Bros., 421 Pender st, for
genl contr on 3-sto brk apmts In Kitsilano. Plans and specif at above number, and time for tenders ends Dec. 16,
noon.
ALTERATIONS���Tenders will be recd
until 4 p. m. Dec. 20 by R. S. Desrochers,
secy Dept Pub Wks, Ottawa, for alter
and add to Vancouver P. O. Plans of
Postmaster.
BUILDING���Tenders will be recd by
Wm. Frederick Gardiner, 347 Pender st
W, until Dec. 30, for genl contr on 4-sto
steel and conc bldg. Deposit of $26 required for plans,* and 5 per cent of tender with bid.
BUILDINGS���Tenders will be recd by
Allen A Jones, 114-319 Pender st W, for
whole or part on bldgs on' LansdoWile
ave.
CHURCH���Tenders   will   be   recd   by
R. P. S. Twlzzell, 1019 Metropolitan
bldg, until Dec. 18, for genl contr on brk
and stone church in Victoria. Deposit
of $50 required for plans and specif,
and 2-14 per cent of tender required with
tender.
HOUSES���Tenders will be recd until
noon Dec. 31 by G. J. Desbarats, dep.
minister of Naval Service, Ottawa, for
houses at Prince Rupert, Cape Lazo,
and Point Grey. 10 per cent with tender.    Specif at G. P. O.
TELEPHONE EXCHANGE���Tenders
will be recd by C. F. Bollschweller, B. C.
Tel. Co., Seymour st, for genl contr on
steel and conc exchange bldg, to include
plbg, htg and dec wir. Bids must be
In by Dec. 22.
STORF.s���Tenders will be recd by H.
S. Griffiths, 1006 Government st, Victoria,
until Dec. 16, for genl contr on brk stores
for Grant & Lineham.
STORES���Tenders will be recd by H.
S. Griffiths, 1006 Government st, Vic
tofla, until Dec. 20, for genl contr on
brk and terra cotta store for George
Holford.    Plans at above oflice.
STORES���Tenders will be recd by
Chas. Hayward, 1016 Government st, Victoria until Dec. 20 for genl contract on
2-story store bldg. Plans and specif
may be seen at above office.
Brick Work, Boilers.
Canals, Cement, Concrete,
CLEARING���Tenders will be recd by
H. -. Thrift. White Rock, for clrg and
stumping 7 acres at above point, at general store of which specif may be seen.
Sxoa-atlnr. Elevators, Electric Fixtures
EXCAVATION���Tenders wlll be recd
by Wm. McQueen, city clk, until Dec
27, for excavating and back-filling of
pipe trench for 36-in rivltted pipe. Plans
GRADING���Tenders wlll be recd by
city clk., No. Vancouver, until Dec. 18,
for grading Fell and Hamilton aves.
Plans and profiles at oflice of city engr.
Check for 5 per cent of tender required
and bond of 25 per cent required from
successful bidder. Separate tender re-
uulred   for each  street.
CLEARING AND GRADING���Tenders
will be recd by H. Floyd, C. M. C, Kerrisdale, until Dec. 18. for slashing and
burning, clrg and grading several sts.
Plans and specif from engr.
Bt't'g.,  Hardwood. Boss, H'dwars,
HEATING���Tenders will be recd by
Wm..*Frederick Gardiner, 347 Pender sl
W; until Dec. ,30,. for oil htg for 4-sto
steel bldg.
HEATING���Tenders will be recd by
Wm. Kirkland, sec. school board, Cedar
Cottage, until Dec. 16, for htg and ventilating in 3 schools. Plans and specif
at offlce of J. H. Bowman, 116 Crown
bldg.
HEATING���Tenders will be recd by
Chas. Hayward, 1016 Government st,
Victoria, until Deo. 20, for htg In store
bldg.
Iron Work, Interior Finish,
IRON PIPE���Tenders will be . recd
by Wm. McQueen, city clk, until Dec.
27, for 24,000 ft of 24-in steel pipe and
supply of valves. Plans and specif at
offlce of Hermon & Burwell, 12 Inns of
Court bldg, and office of city engr.
VALVES���Tenders will be recd by
Wm. McQueen, city clk, until Dec.
27, for valves for Seymour Creek water
system. Plans and specif at offlce of
Hermon & Burwell, 12 Inns of Court
bldg, and at offlce of city engr.
Kill Work Machinery, Marble,
STEAM ROLLER���TenduM will be
recd by W. A. Duncan, city "lerk. New
Westminster, until Dec. 18. for 12-ton
steam compound roller, wlt'.h high and
tow pressure cylinders an<l scarifier.
Specif at offlce of city engr.
*Alscellanerns. .
AUTOMOBILE���Tenders will be recd
by W. W. Northcott, pur agt, city hall,
Victoria, until 3 p. m. Dec. 22, for automobile to be used as patrol by police
dept.    Specif from above.
CONTBACTS AWABDBD.
VICTORIA���The Colbert Plumbing A
Heating Co has been awarded the contract at about $11,000 for the heating
and plumbing In the new $60,000 P. R.
Brown bldg. Thos. Hooper, archt, and
Murray & McKinney, general contrs.
This same company has been awarded tlie contract for the plumbing and
heating, at about $16,000, on the
$125,000, 6-story concrete bldg for Martin, Bradshaw and Marymont. H. S.
Griffiths, archt, and Adkinson A Dill of
Vancouver,   general   contractors.
NOW TAXING PLUMBINO BIDS.
VICTORIA���Tenders are now being
taken by H. S. Griffiths, 1006 Government st, for the plumbing on the 3-story
brick $50,000 apmts and store at tlie
NE corner of Government and Douglas
Its.
VICTOBIA BUILDINO PEBMITS.
VICTORIA, Dec. 16���Building permits
were Issued yesterdny to Sidney Child,
for a res on Bank st to cost $2,700. ~"
ASSIONED ESTATE.
FOB SALE���Complete sash and Door
Factory, together with a quantity of
Lumber, Olaas and other sundries, at
1664 Broadway West, la the building
recently operated as a Sash and Door
Factory by Oddy fc Conrad. Apply to
W. B. Hodges, Assignee, SO* Bank ot
Ottawa Bldg. 13-1*
CONTBACTOBS A BUELDEBS, ATTENTION. We hart on* of the finest
deposits of gravel on th* ooast of a. C,
adjacent to Vancouver, for sale either
on royalty basis or outright. Rood load-
lnr facilities. Maoklnnon, Horton A Co.,
413 Oranvllle St.
If yonr copy of the Beoord Is not delivered regularly, yon will oonfer a favor
on the publishers by notifying them of
that fact, by phone.
Ton will save two dollars by paying
a year in advance for tbe Beoord, besides saving considerable time and the
annoyance nf paying a small bill each
irrth. Sixteen and two-thirds per oent
Is pretty good Interest on yonr money,
iin't it? Worth saving! The price for
one year paid ln advance is ten dollars.
TENDERS WANTED.
EXCAVATION���Tenders wlll be recd
by W. A. Doctor, 922 Metropolitan bldg,
for excavation for lurge res at Shaughnessy Heights.
and specif nt office of Hermon & Bus-
well, 12 Inns of Court bldg, or at office
of city  engr.
Oradlng*, Olaas, Oravel,
CONTBACTOBS A BUILDEBS, AT-
BNTIOH. We have one of the finest deposits of gravol on tho ooast of B. C,
adjacent to Vancouver, for sale either on
royalty basis or outright. Oood loading
facilities. MaoXlnnon, Horton k Co.,
413 Oranvllle st.
Architects
Builders
Contractors
We are at your service to
give you any Information required regarding Installing
gas pipe* and appliances.
Also location of mains.
Phone S. 5000 and ask for
New Business Dept.
Vancouver Gas
Company
779   Granville,   Show   Room
New Business Show Room
16  Hastings  E���
 LUND A CO	
EXCAVATION. CIMMNC iiri tMDIHE
O. B. Lund                       O. T. Llndbsrf
Mstropole Hotel 865 Howe St.
W. W. JERRETT
Contractor and Builder
Phone 8479 847 OranviUe Bt.
EDWARD TIMMONS
SLATER ft ROOF TILER
938���7th Ave. W.   Phone Pair. 13S7L.
THE BURNSIDE ::
GAS APPLIANCE CO.
1037-39 OrnnvtlU Strait
TaUphpna S��_rmo__r_____________
J. E. Campbell & Co.
PLUMBINO A HEATING
IM ftidi ti. W. niMi Straw mt
FLUMES���Tenders wlll be recd by G.
A. Love, 116 Empire bldg, until Dec. 22,
for excavating, grade for and build
flume and supply materials and labor
for large amount of work on Slwash
Creek, Yale, B,. C. Plans, specif and
'qOilntities at offlce of above.
LAUNDRY APPARATUS ��� Tenders
will he recd by Wm. McQueen, city clk,
until 4:30 p. m. Dec. 15, for laundry apparatus and installation for Isolation
hospital. Plans, and specif at offlce of
Dalton A Evelelgh, 616 Hastings st W.
Plaster, Plbg., Pntg., Pav.. Pips, piling,
PLUMBING-Tenders will be recd by
H. S. Griffiths, 1006 Government st, Victoria, for plbg In 3-story brk store and
apmts.
PLUMBING-^Tenders will be recd by
Chs��. Hayward, 1716 Government st,
Victoria, until Dec. 20, for plbg ln 2
story store bldg.
Booflng,   Boads,   Bessrvolrs,
Sheet Metal, Stone Work, Steel.
SEWERS���Tenders will be recd by H.
Floyd, C. M. C��� Kerrlsdale, until 6 p. m.
Dec. 26, for const of sewer. Plans and
specif at office of Cleveland A Cameron,
506 Winch bldg, on deposit of ��20. Five
per cent required with tender.
Wiring,   Waterproofing,   Wharves,
WHARF���Tenders wlll bo recd by R.
C. Desrochers, sec. Dept. Pub. Works,
Ottawa, until Dec' 21, for extension to
wharf at "Stewart, B. C. Plans and
speelt! at offlce of G. A. Keefer, New
Westrtilnster. 10 per cent required with
tender.
ELECTRIC WIRING���Tenders will be
recd by Chas. Hayward, 1016 Government st, Victoria, until Dec. 20, for elec
wir  In   2-story  store  bldg.
JETTY���Tenders will be recd by R. C.
Desrochers, sec. Public Works Dept,
Ottawn, until Dec. 19, 1911, for construction of Jetty at mouth of Fraser river,
elans nnd specif at olllce of G. A. Keefer,
dist engineer, New Westminster, and
postmaster, Steveston. 10 per cent required with tender.
No oharge is made for the insertion
of notioes for tenders ln this oolnmn
unless they are ln the regular legal
form of official advertisements.
Notices for tenders wanted will be
published nndsr this heading until time
for closing tenders has arrived, or until
all figures desired a:e ln.
"SIM MM" CIKII WAIN HM niMUCE
ARMSTRONG St VVOLPE
SHEET METAL WORKERS
MCK'S lUBEl tut HIM* MINI niMACtt
mm ins i*4a nm Alt *.
MURRAY BROS.
PLUMBING and HEATING
TilMlll >lmt. RUM _____ 1114
LITTLE & LEE    I
Sheet MetAl Workers
lilt Tanks. Could, loillnl, fitlltll,
���182 Seymour St.     Phone Sey. 4458 |
ABCMXTBCm.
Alder. A. V., 420 Broadway E.
Alexander & Brown, Fairfield Bldg.
Braunton, Hugh, 80 Exchange Bldg.
BABBBB * BABBBB, Bank of Hamilton
Bldg., North Vancouver.
Bowie, a. P., 705 Bunk of Ottawa Bldg.
BOWMAN, J. X., 115 Crown Bldg.
Brown. P. P., Engr., 416 Pacific Bldg.
Dawson ft Pentecost,  613 Holden  Bldg.
S-lDHm    A    MERCER,    M.    ���.    A.
Westminster Tr. Bldg., New Westminster
OABDINEB,    WILLIAM    PMW'X,   S47
Pender.
OBXPPTXm, B. ��������� IMS Dominion Trust
Hammer & Wagner, 1231 Woodland Dr.
Helyer & Archer, 1416 Dom. Trust Bldg.
Hortm & Phlpps, 716 Paciflc Bldg.
Horol, fl. A., 26th A Main, 8o. Vancouver.
KSAF-US, N.A., North Vnnoonver.
KA-TMAKN, 0. B��� 615 Bastings St. W|
j Wolio* j,  Otto  VV.,  3��  Hack Blk,
j McKli -ey, HoIjI. M., Kngr.. 36 Flack Blk.
: PER J */wa,   T.   K.,   67   Hutchinson   Bldg.
PiMTy    A    Nicolals,    324    Piicldc   bldg,
Boh olr.er,   H.  S    2111-319 Pender St. W.
STUART   it   Willi;,   919   Metropolitan
s;ag.
Qufiriilt A CreutMr, 213 Paclllc Bldg.
Wiil.iuKlnn A W'lientley, 66 Davis Cham-
b.iH  ill.Ik.
Wright, Hushforth A Cahlll, 709 Dunsmulr st.
Watson, Ii. II., 602 Holden Bldg.
white, w. P., 5S6 Pender w.
Wright A Mclntyro,  1*114 Dom. Trust
A. G. Langley & Co., Ltd.
ENGINEERS AND AGENTS
Caledonian Wire Rope, Parker Derricks and Electric Hoists, "Otto" Gasoline Engines, Grab Buckets, Oil Fuel Plant, Wayne
Oil and Gasoline Tanks.
Phone Seymour 3892 319 Pender Street W.
B. C. EQUIPMENT CO.
MACHINERY
Concrete  Mixers  in  stock
Deep  Well   Pumping  Machinery
Gasoline   and   Electric   Hoists   In
stock
Koppel  Steel Cars In  stock   .    **
Gasoline Engines In stock
Complete  Foundry  Equipments
Olllees: 606-607 Bank of Ottawa Bldg,
Phones: Seymonr 7056-7818.
J. A. DEWAR CO.
LIMITED
4g�� Pender St. West
Producers of and Dealers
In
Crushed Rock Washed and
Screened Sand and Gravel
Office
Sey. 4534
Bunkers
Sey. 6751
PERFECTION STATIONARY ENGINES
Por all kinds of work on tbe fan****, in tho workshop, country nomas.
Specially adapted for Bleotrlo Lighting Plants.   Anyone can operate.
Use Oasoline,. keroslne, distillate, benslne or petrol without any change
of equipment.   Bnn in all kinds of weather.    Price, 8115, all ready to run.
Phonj Seymour  512    HENRY DARLING
28 Powell St
Electrical Construction Co.
ENGINEERS _. CONTRACTORS
544"Howe St.
Phones Sey. 1336, 7951
J. D. MUDGE
Pumping    Machinery,    Compressors,
Book Crashers, Screens, Gravel
Elevators,  Etc
115 Crown Bldg, Vancouver
Phone Sey. 6310
ECONOMY
Hot Air Furnace
Have you seen it ?
IF NOT WHY NOT ?
643 Seymonr St.
THE HODGSON HEATING & PLUMBING CO., AGENTS;
and MANUFACTURING GO.unnw
Electric Supplies and Telephones.        313 Water St
CANADIAN EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO. LTD.
VANCOUVER, B. 0., AND OALOARV, ALBERTA.
METAL SASH and METAL CASEMENTS
Many of the largest buildings and residences of this city
equipped with our Sash.  Enquiries solicited from architects and
contractors. _<tk _,__,_ ���'_.
Phones Seymour 2330 and 5021. 418 Psclflc Building.
VANCOUVER HARDWOOD FLOOR CO.
Manufacturers of Hardwood Flooring
We manufacture and put down all kinds of plain and parquet floors.
Get our figures on your work.
OFFICE AND FACTORY, 8TH AVE. 4 GLEN DRIVE.   Phone Fair. 1618
LIME
Others may talk
but chemical analysis
tails tha true atory.
99.5% pure
Pacific Lime Co., Ltd., Lime Manufacturers,
North Pacific Lumber Co.
UNITED
Dumber, Moulding!, lath and Shlnflei
Tancouver Tarda, cor. 1Mb and Ar-
butue St.    Phone Seymonr 8651
Killi at Barnet, B. O.
BEAM MFG. CO. LTD.
Manufacturers   of
-Lumber, Baeh, Doom, Mouldlnfa, ete.
Phone Seymour 1708.     988 Prior It.
Cement Testing
Inspection of Concrete.
Chemical and Testing Laboratories
Waterproofing and Concrete.   Fuel Value of Coal.
NEWHALL, SMITH & CO.
Offlce:    603-8 Northern Bank Bldf, Main 819.
Laboratories:     1810   WeeUake,   Trimble  Bldf.
Chemical and Efficiency Engineers
Seattle, Washington.
"TUAIlflCnM"' Phone Seymour 3394
I HwltlSwIl 319 Pender St. West, Main Floor
Agent In British Columbia For
HAYWARD'S PRISMATIC
Sidewalk and Floor Lights
GREAT WEST SAND & GRAVEL COMPANY LTD.
Successors to J. T. Herrett Co., Limited.
All Kinds of Building Material
Office, Warehouse nnd Wharf: 1029 Main St. .        Phone Seymour 8491
Support Home Industrie*  By Specifying
THE ANVIL ISLAND BRICK CO.. LTD.
BE3T PRE88ED RED BRICKS
Works:   Anvil Island, Howe Sound, B. C. _f~
SEL-IWO AQEXTS
RITCHIE CONTRACTING 4 8UPPLY COMPANY, LTD.
PHONE SEYMOUR 9183.    OFFIOB AND WHARF OBAKTII.I.E BT. BRIDGE
CHAPMAN St WALKER LTQ.
ENGINEERS. ,,
In refined illumination the "Z" Tungsten has a place
Its merits will appeal to you.   Investigate our clal
PHONE 8EYM0UR 9379   448    Seymour St.
City Map & White Print Co
BRILLIANT  BLUE PRINTS
DRAFTING TRACING MAP8
433  Cordova Street West
Phone:    Seymour   0683

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