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With which ��:-. Lisarporated "The Huntingdon
Vol.-XIX..- No.
AKKOT.-OTNI). i';; C.   FRIDAY,, DEC.    5.- 1919
���inife Virafci.' o
$1.00 per Yeah
i'Honhs:  tt. <.'-.���:wi     t'linsi.-i-s" - --- -     ir.'Kid.sici' r.i.M
aito.uoh'ii.u  kwajjis nnii  ,W!.n.s:>;u;:s
(WHS   I'OIi   IIIKK.   !:.1V   O'l   N'VillT
"11 \I*L\<J SOMHiORS .AT
(!!!)  KYUlNXlC.I-YiliM
On . Friday evening last the' Great
War Veterans took possession _ of
ineir new rooms. During the able Dominion, sence ol* General Odium, who could
no bo present, the formal opsuing
ceremony  was  fittingly  commemora-
,    C.  SJ'IJI.V.',  V.rAv.\:\cv   '
KM'MicT .UK('u.\Ni<'�� & tWKr.i i i. imc: yarn's
We Imndie���.O.vy-.lcoiylrv.o. Welding, r:'hv.'s,.(.;;;,s:>5ine arid OUh.
(.euiiinc  Kord   J'ai-is  and nil   kinds t>l'  !�����** nits.
hhadv i��\)k nusj.NKSs ! swuTtfAYOisic xot at      "'" '"^
��X  A   K��W   IhU'S j -  '   AhJ/KATL'SiVACTO'lY
Tho rot"irn-..d inen ���.'eeiving inslruc-
���"el! in ;(";vii,-ultui'e under Liio Soldi.'oi
i'.v.UI'.'ui'.'iil. Hoard at
K:cpf;rimental  Station at Agassiz are
hoh'g soil led in Lliciv-iiew quarters at. (ad by Air. W hitch eTo" and Rev7 Mr.
Aintsiiui, whoro the hoard is eslab- Robertson, both of ��� whom spread
lishing its centre of- agricultural in-.t,ieir oratorlal powers making a very
���jlrucllon lor British Columbia. Here   solomj and Impressive opening of the
o , , now rooms.    The rooms were lmmed-
wimn ihe bmkhnga are ready and the jatclyjpul lo use after the formalities
'equipment installed will be held in- and ,a very large number sat down
HiiLutional courses in agriculture for [ to enjoy whist,..which proved to be
tho returned men. who are being- ' Quito, exciting in' various parts of-the
'rained for farming in Urhiah Colurn
.13 ut the majority hied away to the
Alexandria  hall  for  the  masquerade,., ,  L. ,        ,    . ,
tho ."n'ommoihiliou ol" tho re-! ball in honor of the occasion.     Here ���lle spent tne week end' at honic an(1
Miss A. M. Steede attended a concert in  Vancouver Friday Nov.. 2 3th'
given by  Mr.'   Spalding,    celebrated
American violinist.
Mrs. N. Hill and children visited
in Vancouver this week.
Mr. and Mrs. King spent Wednesday and  Thursday in Vancouver.
Mr. and Mrs. Thompson of Murray-
ville spent Wednesday in Abbotsford, the guest of Mr. and Mrs. McMenemy.
Mrs. Campbell from New Westminster visited her sister Mrs. A. Mc-
Innis last week.
Mrs. McMaster spent Thursday in
Belllingham and  Mt. Vernon.
Mr. William McClennahan of Seat-
Thc MalS(|iii Co-operative; Aswooi.i-I     A   meeting   whs   held  :ii.   I'oard.ht
tion will be ready for business in I ho j vju(j v>-lion an organization known ay
course of a few days, with head ollh-c j v/ai.d , ^^j KaLep^yurs A^ocia-
jit Matsqui.    Throe cars of feed a'r-; ;'
. uriic'd   iii.-m   in   training,
juildingw  of   the     former
on   order   which   it  is   expected, will
arrive  for delivery- iu about a weel;. I
; It y  was elected
���Mr.   H.  0.   ilarl-
the     old ' in the..room amidst beauty appeared.:
in Sumas with his mother who is in
..airy Karm which has been purchas-   "^^ , t T1!? enjoyment   was   ju-
i prenie   until   the   announcement   lor
d by Hig d'.ounl.ne-rL, are. now being   suppei,. nnd  "jviasks   Off".       In     tho
scores'of masked couples draped in ithe hospital recovering from an oper-
cliafi'iLian     ui
,r.i;eting   which-    was     a! fended     "by | daiion for  1 00 morrncw, an'd L'urthc
At. .the regular mooting of the As-;   ,
j (''HineiilMr fviolander,
Tho I'ciu-o'.eii
li'iivo oi'  Ward  One    explained     1 he
diiiii-ullles. 11,��  !k; contended  v.'ilii     in
'.���Had �� oiialriwtlen.     This ::\planV.: i^n
eorfiiiig   !o  tiiu  tenor of liio mc-.'i-
sociation  held recently I h.i followin1.;; ,'
were appointed ��� directors.   Ivle.'.r.rj   !i.
-llayton, "A.  C.  Gusutl'son, J.  M.   It,.;
' land,'W.J. Dwyer and II. S. Phim'ic.--'.
At a me eting oi' the diree&n? he id ;
after the i'.eeiir.g Mr. IT. Hisvton. '
I "w'ii;cli   can   i'.uy   !;���;.'  aerji
appointed  president,  Mr.  J.   ;VI.   jk:> !       ���'���..,
��� ' UiOi'e  '"'���I'""]''!:!.  I Oi..'1   if-!:;
.land,  vice-president,  and   Mr.  il.   .'���_:. !     ,' \'  ,   '    , ' -    '
..;.��...-     . ������, ,- . , ��� f..llt    l.tlLv .'i'vVOI'jv
i-'innns-y. sbcret "irry-rr'GaHTrrt'r,--- -^Sir.-L.. -.- -   ,-���.   -.
; eok1:10..-   '-,''.   il-
Phinney's address is Clay!;
��� ait in readiness.    There .is. room few .meantime  Mr. and   Mrs.  Preston as-
dormitory and dining-room.accoinnu.   listed hy Mr.  R.J  Shortreed fulfilled
the very  important  duty  of picking   ccuver
..   , out the prize' winner      There    wore
:;pac;; can bo provided as 'necessary    | rancy (ll.C!SSGd  masciiieraderS. all out
Tlie ijtock   and equijmieni,  for  (,'u^ \ |,0 win 1110 pri/.c and possibly be dis-
faim has i>o:ii 'purchased arte! is. be- ' appointed in many cases if they did
lug ussiunYulciir'al thv farm.     Somo ''. ! U"L hul aM is fair '" "ioVG and wa1'"
z ceutri
1 ation.    Miss Ellis her sister, a nurse-
from Ottawa, is with her.
Miss Joan Kirkpatrick of Vancouver spent tho week ciid at home.
��� Mrs. A.  ICcr spent. Friday in Van-
uc'uipmeiit at th,
and at
mayquorade    com petition.
iag  did   .i;',r.  relievo
! w-hid
i . . 1 Ine  juuges .alter   n.ature  conslclora-
sii nation., : ^  being tramji'e.iTed  to' Malsfjui.     It | Lion  awarded   tho  gcu! ienien's  prize
iy ' ���;; tho intention of. the board to farm j to IVlophisloplieles,  who  is  usually a
ii   pi-..,, jovcr :;i)0 bm'ch ancI-iirlhaL way i|uituitt"i,11'^1,> und  whcn  uimiask-ed  iL was
syr-.lcm     v..is     (.-0:1- ' n- kvee number oi  lhe men  will  re-i
ivlifl' \^.;-'Vi.^iV4^>/^"^i^4'^lIfec>'-,i" ���i;i-"' P'-'W*'-^!. tra.Iuingin ad- !
10 other person than our old .college
churn, Mr. Charlie. I3eil, smiling as
usual... The..ladies   ru;ize   was   given
J' " i ii.'ic'i��:i";i  v.'i'-iihl   i:o  iieirei'   j-.-rv'od  !;;;   diiion  i--> 'irjring their t!nv.o nionths  i to the lady wearing'the Grecian-cos
when tno cars oL teed aviive tliov I     .. ',. . -
'il iiiions  read:-, fu'en  u  1
-  1,
will be placed in suitable po:-;uion for j
the farmers to get the feed, ai  Mato
qui, Clayburn or Canadian Northern
. The capital stock of I ho Ac:joc:a-
tion is $10,000. par value .of a share
being $10.00. A charter has already
ueen applied for.
AKiO AGASiV TO 'HIill VW.1-:
j ii.'H-'K:!";
i'e Nv   c
j;;.'";! do..;
iihan   ���)'
illlliy   ;:,r.
' ii aininu
i-lll I1   !!'��
be   r:cdd
el!     Ul;C(
t".al   r'i
, 1
s  Tnil     regulation     v'idi.'i,
'���  i\ing i'orJions of -Ju1 ro'-ul
Ci  and   the  roiuniiidor   ru-
1.  an   iiiiiiLrrj.sah! i Ac'i ;.  A:i-
i ' = *.;? of the f\rw-ci;\{inn  v. 1'I
in   lhe   P^n.rdo'i'.'ii!
V'or   (lili   v.-iuMi
rcf.-'deuf   r;;t*.;i'av
is h -.1/.
;   will   :
eaise. ! tume,  Diana, who proved to be MIsh
1 lie mime oi'    the  I'ann     v, ill     |JC.! ^ean Alansoii, one    of    Abbotsford g
lifuigod lo Ai miens Training  ('"arm
J.  srA(.'J>"i1*,  M.   V.
|)0|)ulnr young ladies, who for tho
liast few months has been residing in
Mission  City.
'There  were many  other  beautiful
corjtunics but to mcul.ion one  would
j ncf.essitate miming several gcore, bat
jj_ Sp-jak- ' iu; ^'iyy Ahunjon is a general favorite
Ji'ci'Q all the honor is hers.
"Jiiumio' did his best to entertain'
\V.   V. A.  on  Wednesday  evening   .,lld   certainly   did   it   well   with   hi
:jor!   ('.ifjiiiilam, -Nov
cl'ore   I ho   local   branch   0
r-,i>me li'lk of CiuiMciih.'r
.v;e:ai;(l: 1   running lor
:��� ���.' e
There' are Home 45,00 acres .>f .
practically Avild laud cxi;.;li::g unoc- '
cupicd in : lie Fraoer Vall:-.y and liu:i-
dicds of boldiors walling anxiously
to get back to the laud. Willi ihis
end in view- Andrew N. Caaieron uul-
lined a proposal to the civic Industrial
commit fee in Vancouver for joinj action on (.lie part of ail miuiicipaliik\-;
interested.to take some slops to male
the greater portion of tlicrj-s wiin
lands available for soldiers. JJ1 va: 11 -
ually it was decided by the eomnii:-
tee lo leav-e action with uiayor tiale
who W.13 requested to hike up lii:.;
question wiih lion. b). n. Marrow,
minister of agriculture with a vuw
ot enlistiu^ the services of tiie i;. t'.
Land Settlement Coard or oiiirr u:-
cessary   bodies   in   joint,   actioii   v. it J.
all   tiie  cities  aud   inuuicipalitiei;  af-|
fected. i'
u M'.s   ;:
.'ai'i  h-.
���ve 11 p inc
in his o
rl'-'   1
Mr.   l'\"ll.   Staccy,   M.   IJ.,   del'.:iHl'j'.i j Inmbouriiie as a  negro  minstrel
I he goverumeiil's action  on  the gratuity   question   Mr.   Stacey   who   wa:j
:,!ven  a   vv,vy  gotd   iiearlng,  claimed
I ! I.  iS   1  i.'itii IO.1
j There were about one hundred
I couples jiresont all of whom enjoyed
j themselves dancing to the strain of
liiie famous Mackne��s music.
"I;  was impossible lor Canada to bear i 	
lhe  additional   burden   whic'i   would 1      Mr-   n��!'  Lea!'>  tj,iecl  to impersiui
Tin;   dir;.ctOi'M   of
itu i:'s   Instil 11(0   me
e entailed if the L'lynn or MargtoOn
Sumaii   V> u-I 1 - ports   wire  adopted,     'lhe  goveru-
iho  home,  oi I iiitiil's   phu   was   to   look   alter   l.h _���
.!rs.  Ir.".i't lo found Lhe proposed  in-, widows, orphans and  maim-jd before
ti'ittc   lii>rary.     All   available  funds . it could possibly take up Lhe question
��� 0
ire   used
eied  10 i:ie j;
'!      \"   !' ! <   ' 1     -W . i) J
LO    LltiK    e;
;'^>   o!'   r': '.���
( !K-.'.
rcuase o: a-.. \v ijuv.-I-s> |
Mav.h.-i-'ie Kacideu \;ii; j
An   intei'iStin.'.r  leti .:-r |
f a:i addil icnai gratuii.y to the able
���> 1
\\ ���
eived   irom. Air.   Wiiuam,   m
1 ;',v  0/ lhe go\ erniiK-rt  tvr.v; lliuw
I lihia.-Iro, v. ho ri'giT'.i.ie.d that lie eouh;
j ��� >c:t  cfiaoly  wiJi   lhe reijii   --L of I\1r:
��� Vi;i',;   > or -i     i i'ii1. ( iiii::y    l.hr.'ity     f'
j ',, !i;i'.���;..;)  iv. i J,  be. aiu;e lie     w as    :���
I ruid.'.   overw oriied.     lle  wes nov.   e;
Due to a pel'tioa for warded by lii
3 ewly-foruiod Women's hiiTiititr:, (l:-:
1 Mr.  J.ehni.ui s{dioo!  will  be ckuud (��ii
ale as a lady and it is said that he
will be all right with a little more
On account of Mr. H. 1.5. Smith
leaving f own anolhcr school Lrustci
hrifi to be appointed. At. a, school
bold on Tuesday evening Mr. John
McPhee was appointed.
Mr. and Mrs. Atkinson o.' Chilliwack were the guests of Mr. and Mrs
Pace at St. Nicholas Ibis week.
.The parjnls an'd tec jkor:; assceia-
li 11 will hold . their Hireling in !ho
school Tuesday afternoon |ic<e.:iber
9th" at 3.��0 p.111.
The \V. C. T. U. held their meeting,
on Tuesday afternoon al the homo
of Mrs. Groat, with a good attendance.
The  Ladies Aid society held  tlioir.
meeting .at tho home of Mrs. Vanetta
on  Wednesday afternoon.    The next
meeting will be held at the manse.
Mr. \V'. Longfellow is home again
and looks tine after his outing.
Miss Lamb spent the week end
with her sister Mrs. Swift, coming in
Lime lo attend the ball last Frida.-
Mr. Jonathan Fro nor was home for
last wek end. Miss Ina is home after
a visit to Vancouver.
Mr. Stewart. McPhee and Miss
Christina McPhee were home for the'
ball and stayed over Sunday.
Mr. Fred Parton and Mr. Robert
Trethewey spent the week end at
their homes.
Mrs. Coates allended a concert,
supper and dance at Chilliwack last
Friday   night���strictly   Scotch.
The Matsqui council havepostpon- Dr.  Morrison  has arrived  iu   Mis-
ed   their  December  meeting to  D-c   1 ��ton City, bringing some of the Ash-
1,   ,1      ,  j       ��� ,, ���                 ���        .        i croft icv ("old weather with him. but
10  the dale of the court of revision \ *��^ he�� �� gfad he came.    He <s
of the assessment roll.
located at the Wilson block.
rinir alia v, 1)>
iriKi c-'J 01 Frida *
!;"Ai;:.;z<;:--:y jiavm a coin- s'i'A^'S'
The new l-'anuo)'.^ Fo>. d A."���:���(���������. h>' ic
has got a good sui'l. 11 a;ri'. i... h"> I
about a hundred sij^ied up :1: ::'������!
holders. The policy of il;... .\sr-w. : - I
lion is Lo meet lhe needs of its curt-'
to mors by pro\ iding. i-\ cry kind ol i
feed thoy may 'reqiiitv and ;i::. or:.������.���;- j
g?.fjc policy is to bo pursued a:r -oon j
as capilal enough, is suuiifo'ibt-i. .Pro:.- I
pective shareholders .arc 'ur^ul' to j
take ar; many sliar.es'as posnible mi !
the.'inii'al expense will be' co:.i!-.'idcr- j
able. The shares are ten dollar;*
each ari d ara payable, as follows: i
20 per cent at once and the 'balance j
at the call of'the. directors-lint no!, j
more than fen per cent, of this !>ui- j
ance in auv one mouth. Any tiluii*:-- |
holder 30 desiring ('.an pay (lie UiU :
amounl at once, it hi ho(><'d thai :n- j
rangenieiits can be made for th:-; pur- ���
chase cf food in the near i'ulur . ,
Custom'M's .must be propnt'ed to pr-t !
up with certain iiicoiive!ih.;iic.'--s iMir '.
warehoKfiv.s arc eroi'ttd.
The  du'octora   conlidontiy     ;i;.'fu)::; \
for  flic'co-overalion  and   !.'vpj."������ ���������   ������������'
ths pec pie  or  ;.i>:.;  di^ri.d   !'io.:   :;:' i-
to servo.     Subscribe at o;:"o a'.'.d  i:\
tc get your  lrieiuki inter-.r.ed..
( ������
T.: 1
<   iibra.i'i. s  in   i no   [ i o\ oi.'.'
nel   i;o.;;iihiy  in.*! ii uie a"y
1   1 he  gowi U'iilM   orov!>I"d
1    V. '���
;;,'. :..*:;::���! a.-il.
��� , 't
: in ord:'!- io allow Hi." ladies lo sia-;".
! ;��� coii>".'ii in !il'., :i'di(>o!'cn file ri'hut".i-
: '.h:y ev :.:n.<. r\ he pupils of the.school
jV.iIi  ;.J\.' .1   {om-erl   o.i   iho  i :.!.'owiii;'
���'���vuiiit;'. '1 io.- U'alL'.'i" was ariaug-.'
j;" a r-dio.d heard morning h nd ������<.'.
'��� (.iilo!'d  oil   Wednesday  e'<eiM ig   .Ap
;.!;";ii ;uii:;  lor an  inerer'-e  ill :;al".iric..
1 lie pre
��� a conit
lip I here
eoi 1:
oerlrj are luat I iktc will
���I for .1 he Mai.T^ui r:.;i.-v.'.-
bfing 110 \t\:rA iha.n ji!��'<;o
ii'.'cve ;v!e( 'ail u.or v/il! i! u ���
s -d: {'c-e'lection. dlu- l.\\o
ire Air. William
Walier   Tow !;;u,
..ere r��,< ��� ��� 1
i!:b .���.;���.���; :
:.\   11
1  1 i'oiji 1 no rae'ior;:
i  :,:: !   o'. ��� r  for co". ji '< "r.ti'.'.'i
!::L'o   boaid.   ^.o   ro.-.;:gnafioot
Icio. ;'!
i:.-d   !,!!'���
.in   ttave
:i.;. ���-<: "...11 in i no. niu.'.iu'i]��ali!'y.
;.. ;��� .��� ail  Unds (d' rtiiriorri  !'or
' ... '...   : Mr;   Charlie  Bel!' is   ''.���-
j Ini'i ing bi''.;i rc'.t'ivod, ii. i^ t-xp...e:v.!
j I ha!, lhe. frnne slal'f Will 'do duly -jr
"the s; iii.;o;:.i di.-iiuL; the spring ten::.
��� ':'lho gialuity ((.ucul.iu.'i . was .not
iioiiited'y in'ouglit out by ihe returned ^n|dier-;.*r ways W.   W.   B: r.Iclufie-r
";i.id in .my opinion'their ��� d^mando
;vro junliiied. They do not ask for
".jaftiity  1 hey  ask     for    recognition.
'ho argument  1 hat'the cou'niry u; or:
You will be surprised when you visit
Whitchelo's Store
Toys and Xmas Goods of every
description. Trains that go. Waggons and Flying Machines. Dolls
Books for boys and girls.
. I    1;! ': u
. 11 :    .'���.: 1!
'-..     {-.>    i\'\M:
will   give
\ .'or   1 he; r
1-:.'..d'! it; !������������.
:���.������   u'\      ;,!
;\ir.   W.
.both   ,oY
are  a is>
the verge of hankruiitc'y is not sound j
.nel even il a billion doliarj were j
������p.--ni in if>o,si;ibliijhlng. our return- i
t'-d no���;',, Canada would- siiii be a |
.veal) h v country."
ts," rigs,    etc
.,���:������:���.. . .-,ii in w.\\--k ��������� ;
L.r Lii(.��vV:i (.'oiliest I'lii
d;.:u' at tiie. ago of TV.
: 0 ar mere 1;; a greal
lii-.M i-rn iii your family, i'd
\-:o there i:-;,
ik-al   of
���. Gump
nil. most of it didn't
i in lie.
. ,\
Dressmaking,   fine   and   plain sewing  by a  capable and  qualified
dressmaker.���Inquire ' att   Dry Goods Department.
11.   C.  Phone,  4
Farmers'   Phone   1007
VEE&X PAGE TWO  ���������t.'*]  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  ������������������������ul". "*~ -US  sxc  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  Published Every Friday  ���������J. A.'Bates, Editor and Proprietor  .. i���������:...< ������������������ mt ���������  Fill DAY, DECEMBER 5, 3 919  No .Need To Condemn Group ���������Government���������  There are many persons ,who are a little inclined to condemn  crroun government���������meaning Ontario government for example,  -bill there should be no reason for having such-a misdirect--  ed procedure. There arc people in the province'of British Columbia today and they are not hard to find either, who will tel  you that when the McBride government came into power m  1903 thai it was the beginning of an era of .good legislation for  the province! For years the same government held power by  associating with the Socialists. Two makes������a group in this  case the same as two makes a group, in Ontario' at the present  time. We don't know .what went on behind the curtains bin  this we. do know that there was hot much legislation of a Socialistic nature���������no "class legislation."; and had .the three Socialists been so minded they could have wrecked the.government ol  the day, times perhaps without number, but they didn't.  There is no reason why the interests representing the mining the agricultural class and the Conservatives should not  make for 13. C. one oi' the strongest governments the province  ever had.  It seems too bad that Premier Oliver and Attorney-General  Farris allowed the Vancouver Sun to let the cat out 'of .the.bag  in. regard to prohibition legislation. ... Intentional or unintentional it rather exposed those two gentlemen iir regard to their  honest dealings, with the prohibition party. We either want  the province 'wet' or 'dry'; and 'if it is to be-dry, let if_.be go.o,d  and dry, and if it is to be wet let it go as it looks.' The present  state is ruinous to the country. We.are rearing* a class of men  and perhaps women, who have no respect for'the law. of the  country.. But they are not to blame as they-are allowed to get  away with it. But the present state of the liquor traffic in the  ui';>v ace is a disgrace. It can't be. the ozone of.B. "C. thai  makes some men so hilarious. We admit ozone is good but. .it  never worked like this before we had prohibition.  Kamloops can give a ny kind of weather to suit, the people,  and the tourist from Winnipeg or Los Angeles will meet with  just the brand he desires in this district. Moral: .Come to Kam-  lcopf.-.���������Kamloops Standard-Sentinel.  Undoubtedly Bro. Simpson has a fine climate ��������� where he  publishes his fine paper. However-the kind of. weather'in the  "Lower Eraser is good enough for us.' -But what we wish to im-  pcrss on the veteran editor is that if he does not stop boosting  for Kamloops thai, he wiil have s*o many people, there "oh his  hands that he and Mayor Miller will not'know what to do with  them. It is a fact that several months ?go there was not an  empty house to be found in the city.  Advertising- As An Asset���������  One would think, that in this age of eujightment'and", intelligence that it would be unnecessary to'advance^ any arguments  to demonstrate that advertising is not an expense to a- business  but is as necessary a concomitant as a high-class manager of  sales staff.  Tho value or'goodwill of an' advertising name was well demonstrated during the war in that those who kept their name  and products before the public reaped a justifiable reward.  When peace was declared they found their name, known and  their products' in demand; while those who-got frightened during the war had.to start a new campaign of publicity to reintroduce themeslves to the buying public.  The other day "Fame" (an advertising publication) told of  a man who died not long ago and left'an' estate of several millions, a considerable part of which was the value of 'goodwill  atached to his name.  Merely to leave a worthy name to posterity'is altogether  commendable, but when the name includes a money value in the  nature of a million or two, that's even mere praiseworthy���������as  ycur heirs will readily admit.  Advertising built goodwill around that man's name���������as "it  has for many another���������and thus contributed towards his estate  a burglar-proof, fire-proof, and moth-proof asset.  HO'.VSKK  VA'jALS   WITH  MtiXACti  TO  CROUP  C;OVKlir\MK.\T  Leader of Conservative I'arty Urges  Oi;>( s'arty Organization.'; he Made  Clean and ICIl'eciive lo:- Good (Jov-  crniMcnt���������Duals Trenchantly wilu  f-'iiMiAvcs of Oliver Administration  Ha Jloclvlcss Squandering's of the  Public I'lirse and its I "a per Le;������is-  IaCin���������Splendid Address-' "lloi'ore  Meeting in St. George's Hall.  The prediction that tlie incapable  administration at Victoria will be  swept out.of office at Lhe next election, a warning against the snares  of group government, .which he described as a most dangerous .form  of government, and a call to all electors who would s-;e the destinies  of the province guided on the safe  and sound lines of representative  democratic government to rally to  the standard of the Conservative  party were tiie principal themes of  a spech delivered by Hon. W. .1.  Bowse'', leader of the Conservative  party in' British Columbia, at a  meeting of thej New Westminster  Conservative Association on Saturday  evening at  New   Westminster.  In predicting the fall of the Oliver  administration, Mr, Bowser asserted  that, many good Liberals would vote  against their own party, in an effort  to get. gSfod government, and they  would not be remiss in' their duty  in so doing.  On the subject of group government, Mr. Bowser dealt extensively  .with the situation in Ontario. He  had nothing to say against the farmers but neither thoy nor any other  class had a right to take over the  reins of office and establish a class  government..  As a result of the general unrest  many people are declaring that they  will, desert the old parties, that they  will have nothing to do with party  politics. He suggested that his ;attitude .led towards the menace of  group - government, with its attendant evils. Rather, instead of forming, new .parties, they should attempt to exert their influence towards  re-organizing, purifying and to  the strengthening, of the party organization, and see that the party  nominated as candidates representatives who would give them a good  administration on' the -system which  has. stood-the-test of time.  M'r. -Bowser dealt also,., but more  briefly, with some of the failures of  the' present provincial government,  promising-to deal ��������� with- them more  fully in due course. . He touched on  Lhe' scandalous mal-administratio/i  of the prohibition act, on Lhe colossal  failure of . the" Land Settlement  Board on-the' reckless squandering  of the public purse, on the "paper  legislation" tel' the Oliver government, on the absolute lack of constructive policies, in short, on all  the evidence confirming the public  .opinion, which is pr.efty well unanimous, that 'the Liberals have nci  made good.  . St.. G'ecrge's Hall 'was well filled  and there were a number of lachp;.  present.- Mr. R. A. Braden pv- -T.ii  ed in the unavoidable absence of Mr  D. 13. McKcnzie, president of the  Association, and with him on the  platform were Mr. Bowser, Mrs.'  'Levey of South Vancouver, a' member of the provincial executive, am;  Mr. Howe president of the provincial  Conservative  Association.  The election of officers, which had  been scheduled, was''postponed to a  later meeting.  An amendment to the constitution,  providing for three vice-presidents,  instead of two, and an executive oi  ten instead of six,'was passed, without dissent.  Opening his address, Mr. Bowser  referred (o tho great wave of unrest  and ; the. unsettled state of public',  opinion, as a result of the transition  stage following the war. In this  stage, history will be. made, and he  knew'of no organization better lifted  to make u than the ' Conservative  party, which is now faced with the  zrcat duty of studying the trend ol  events and settling the opinion of  the 'people in safe 'channels. The  party .has been reorganized and rejuvenated, and this fact was demonstrated at the recent convention.  Reverting to tlie fall of his administration in .19 16, Mr. Bowser  said that at that time maiiy good  Conservatives had voted .'against  their party in the, hope of getting  good government. Their experience  since had made them pretty well  unanimous that the administration  then elected had not made good. It  was. not his purpose to hold a political post mortem, but he predicted that at the next election as many-  Liberals would desert their party as  there: had been .Conservatives in  1916, and he Avould not say th-;  would be remis^.-in Jtheir duty to the  public in so doing.  Assuming then that the. Oliver  regime will come to an end when  next it gees to the people, the question arose, who''will succeed them?  Will it be a labor ��������� administration,  the 0. B. U. or the Internationa;  union men, a soldier party, indep-  jiulents, or farmers? The recent election in Ontario, which he regarded  :s merely a symptom of the gener-  il unrest, had produced class government by farmers, but even then On-  :ario is in the unfortunate position  jf not having given the farmers a  working majority, a.n no government can lay down a sane and courageous policy unless it has a majority to  carry out- its  measures.  Apart from that - consideration  government by farmers or any other  class is not representative of all the  people, and therefore it is' a most  dangerous form- of- government.- He  had/nothing-to-saiy against the farmers, who are the backbone of- any  country, and they are entitled to pro  per representation, but neither they  nor any other class have a right to  iet up a government which is not representative of all the other classes  The farmers of* Ontario want to  tear down the tariff wall which has  been the upbuilding of this great  Confederation since Sir John McDonald formulated the national policy, but the farmers of British Columbia want to keep it up. Mi.  Bowser forcibly illustrated the clash  of interests on the tariff question  as between farmers and consumers  in the Prairie Provinces and in British Columbia. ������  Commenting on the prevalent habit of denouncing party politics, he  instanced the farmers of Ontario  proclaiming that they would abolish  the party caucus, using the word as  if it were some form of cur3e from  which the country was suffering. Yet  with the reins of government unexpectedly thrust upon them, the firm;,  thing they did 'was to meet in private conference to form their cabinet. . In other - words, they held a  party caucus, a perfectly proper  thing for them to do. Some of the  men chosen as ministers had no seats  and the usual procedure was followed of seeking elected representatives to* sacrifce themselves, in all  probability in consideration of a snug'  post on seme royal commission. All  of which is precisely the methods  followed by the old "parties, and proper methods too. Mr. Bowser submitted that instead of forming new  parties it would be better to retain  the old party organization and rejuvenate them in accord with the  changed spirit of the times.  In Ontario, as a result of the lack  CLOSES  <W DECEMBER  10th,   1919  If you are contemplating taking.new service, or making- any change in  or additions  to your present service, you should send in  '���������   notification,  in writing,  not  later than.the  . above date, in order that you may take advantage of the. new directory listings.-  The Telephone Directory offers attractive  and effective medium for advertising purposes  Advertisers  should  bear,,this date in  mind  so  that' insertion  may be  sure  in the  next   ,',  Directory.  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE Co.  Limited  MISSION  CITY,  II.  C.  Owing to the confusion in mail  orders-of this .medicine we are advancing the price from $5.20 to Iff>.f>0  and paying all charges; This will  give our many . customers quicker  service.  .-.   Sole . Manufacturers  MRS. GEO. S. ALMAS  52<S  4<h  Avenue,  North, Saskutooon  Dr.GvA.PolIard  Dentist  .Wm.'.Atkinson  General.Auctioneer and  Live  Stock   Specialist.o-.  years among- the Stockmen   oi  Eraser .Valley.     Am   familar  the different  breeds   of live  ������������������ arid their values. -   "  23  the ���������  with  sU'ek  Address   all   communications  Qax-3'i Chilliwack, 13. C  ������������������iiM! HASTINGS Street, W.  "(Over C.r.lt. Tick.  &  Tol.  Ofllcca)  VANCOUVER .- it.C.  ^  . - . . t  It ia nlwtiya well to write Or phono  lor  appointments  L-DAS������W0Pl> JONES  BAltRISTER  and   SOLICITOR  309-Rogers Bldg. Vancouver  Counsel, J. Milton Price.  to  Funeral  Director  of a working majority, there is to he  seen the strange spectacle of. a-farmer-labor alliance, strange sleeping  partners in the political bed. Mr.  Bowser.declared that it is dangerous  wheir a government has ;o dicker  with an opposing - group bofore.it  can introduce measures it considers  for the good-of the country.  In short, he.declared that-little as  !'.e cares for Harley Dewart, it would  liave been better for Ontario had he'  been  returned with a good working  majority.  The reason ��������� Mr. Bowser analyzed  'he Ontario situation so exhaustively  was that the same danger threatens  British Columbia, and. at this stage  he believed the people should not experiment .with group government, bu:  should stand by -party which will  assume tlie duties and'-the responsibilities of this critical time. The  ".ogical party to do this, he asserted  is the Conservative party, .and if it  has not always been what it should  the way to remedy that condition  is not to stand outside, to criticis-.  and to branch out info a multitude  of new parties, but..to join-in Lhe reorganization and make die party  cleaner  and stronger.  Turning  to the present provincial  ���������government,   Mr:   Bowser   said   that  ,-its- record is plain before the people  ! and-no man .who. is honest with him-  i self   but   must  admit  that   it  is   an  'incapable administration,  wh'vh.has  ��������� been  borne  by     this    province    for  three   very   bad     years     and     from  which   the  province  may     have     to  suffer for two more years.    On this  occasion  he  did   not  propose  to   go  into  the  figures  of  the  public  debt  if lie did, he would startle his aud-  , ienee.    But   it-has   always   been     a  i matter  of   wonder  to   him   how   the  | Hon. John Oliver, a man who is extremely  careful  about    his    private  I expenditures, can stand by and calm  , ly see the people's money poured out  jrecklessly and  care'i^my..,  Ana  tmt  I in face of the fact that he went into'  [office on a  policy of retrenchment.  j     PTe   instanced   the     Land     SettVo-,  ! ment Board.    The one groat need of  this country is more production, and  in   1915,   Mr.   Bowser's   government  established a policy of loans to farmers  under  the  Agricultural  Aid  Act  Mr.     Oliver's     administration .   had  wiped   out   the   Board   appointed   to  administer this act, and had substituted a more expensive board of more  members   with   higher   salaries .-���������a  true example of Oliverian retrench-  AGBNT   FOR   HEADSTONES  P!iGne< Connection.rMission City  ment. But that by the way. The  present administration had- complete  ly-forgotten- the original purpose * r  .the act, .and had tUiiied..to the tasn  of clearing ..lands, and. establishing  what' they called soldier..Settlement  Board under the chairmanship of  Mr. Nelems, who .is well known in  this Valley and in -Vancouver, had  fexpended the huge-sum.-of. a million  and three quarters-of dollars. This  expenditure is absolutely without  check, it does not. even appear in  the public accounts,.- -.As leader or  ciie Opposition, Mr.,,Bowser is unable to check these expenditures.  But the plain fact is that this  board has expended, a million rxid  .three-quarters on ���������'.'Soldier Area>s"  and. yet, as ..far..as he 'could learn,  not a single soldier in this' province  has ever been - placed on a single  plot of government land,-under this  board.  ��������� The policy laid, down .in British  Columbia in 191.5 had been established in Saskatchewan,in 1917. At the  end of ��������� eighteen months^ that province-had loaned $1,500,000 t o 1500  farmers and only, some .$,3 500 . oi  due .payments had. not been made.  Moreover, a million dollars of this  money had'been subscribed by the  people of Saskatchewan on a provincial bond issue. It would be useless  for the Oliver, government to attempt  to sell its bonds in British Columbia  because the people have no confidence in Mr. Oliver, but with a .government which held the confidence  of tlie people, mousy could be secured within the province for such a  purpose, as witness the success of tho  Victory Loans. . Mr. Bowser atlvo- .  cated a revival of the original purpose of the Agricultural Aid Act of  1915.  Coming to a, subject of vital local  interest,-Mr. Bowser recalled that at  the. by-election when. Hon. Mr. Barrow was returned, the. government  had definitely \. promised that it  would back '.the'. Sumas...reclamation  scheme.. Then, they' ,had 'proceeded  to fool, around ,with a. few surveyory  and transits in. the mad and recently  a meeting had been, held at .Huntingdon. But as he,read the prosa  accounts the proposition now is entirely different. ��������� The provincial  government is not prepared to back  the scheme with a-.single, dollar. The  properby owners must assume the  burden. Bonds must be issued by  tho Sumas dyking commissioners.  (Continued on Page Five)  n  V.  ' v  '*' i  ���������--'('"  fit  PL  ��������� jfJIMIUURRUllie J  BBhPvV  41  }'I  BMofi  m  ���������������$  8^'  ������.j|  H'V *  7 SB  Ii*'  'I  1  fSl  IV  m?i  f������  S|v'(  fijKTV  ���������cjtI  \ZM  '-M  /^  rp  TH10 ABBOTSFORD POST  '���������^r^wrr^  PA (J 15 T-IIUISI'J  " ������������������wkwjmitw*"**^  BOWSER DEALS WITH  THE OLIViJK  GOlERNMEXT  (Continued from  Page Four)'  "And who arc the Sumas dyking  commissions SY" queried Mr. Bowser; "Why, Mr. Nuicms and his?  board."  The provincial government docs  not propose to back these bonds.  And who will buy bonds issued by  the Sumas dyking commissioners  without the government guaranteeV  "I only hope 1 am wrong," said  Mr. Bowser, "but 1 believe thai the  bonds1 of the Sumas reclamation  scheme will never be sold without a.  government guarantee, and those Interested might as well know it now"  Mr. Bowser referred to a spec m  by Mr. Oliver'in which he had compared expenditures on. the civil'service in 1917-18 with those of the  former regime  in   19 15-11!. That  was a good comparison to make from  his point of view. But Mr. Oliver  had failed to quote the figures for the  following years, when his administration had got into its sliidc. !i.  1 fi '9-20 expemliiureu on civil serv;ec  salaries were $2,279,000 lor n ��������� c-  pulalion ol -iOO.OOO poop1:1. In oilier words British Columbia is spending more thiiii a fourth ol ils o'l'.L'o  revenue in Ibis direction, as against  tlie example of Ontario, ivhere th -  expenditure on civil service i;j oiih  four per cent,  ol the  reveuut.  Mr.   Bowser  charged   that  Mr.   Oliver has no genius lor construction,  t'ntil  returned   io oflice     lrom      '^  tim.e he entered public'life Mr. Oliver   had   always   been     engaged  ,jVin  tearing down but can  only stand"bj  and watch thc accumulation of a colossal   public   debt   for   th3   satisfaction   of   ravenous  political   parisites.  One of the crimes charged against  the   previous   Conservative     government  was it:; use of commissions but  >uiw there aic commissions on every  thing.      And    some of    them    are a  joke.     A   brilliant   example   was   the  roe tint   commission   ostensibly   called  to  ascertan   how    the     government  could aid municipalities    vvhich    are  sull'ering   from   too  limited   revenues  but which apparently had become tin  inquisition   to  determine     how     lhe  provincial   government   could   inflict  new   (axon  on  an ,overburdened   pro  vince and   iiiil   on   thc screws  to  ex-  ,oi i.   more   iiioiijy.    '*   '  Mr. Uo.vser declared that the  plunk in the Conservative platform  ."liuuciated al lhe recent provincial'  con volition, in which the promise ih  made (in! niiiuicipril revenues will  ,he aided by a proportion of. (he amusement tax aud motor license foes,  will be carried out when the party  is returned to power. r  Uot.rriufi io the Oliver government's ha'jit of puuing forth paper  legislation. , Mr. Bowser instanced  the initiative and referendum, and  some of the. mining legislation fathered by lion. Air. Sloan, which had  not resulted iii a single step bain;;  Liken towards exploiting the great  mineral  resources  of  (he  province.  The administration of the prohibition act, Mr. Bowser declared., has  been absolutely putrid, lie was not  expressing an opinion as to whether  prohibition in itself was good or bad  J-'uf the people had declared for it,  and as long as the act is .on thc  statute books, it should be enforced  Now it is proposed to limit prescriptions to eight ounces. Well, we  shall  probably need    more    doctors,  DENT IS!  has opened up offices in the Wilson Block, and'will be  here permanently, prepared to do all classes    of    dental  work;  making a, Specialty of Crown and Bridge Work.  Plate Making by Dr. Hall's (of Chicago) method.  Extractions, using Soumoforn (French) system, instead  of Gas.  ������ ' ������ 1   f HI F^ "B   ���������   "v  .\W,.\',.V  w %,".���������\������^T *������-^f. .,���������*������-.-  >.v .>...���������  >-.f,V\v.\-.v"  fv-mwttrt~���������t������/������  and they will have to work longer,  commented Mr. Bowser. And the  Hon. Mr. Farris, attorney-general,  says if the act is not amended, he  will resign. '  - "That w.ill be a terrible blow to tin  pi evince.''  Mr. Bowser recalled the Findlay  episode, and the Clement commission, which after dragging its wcsiy  way 'through" the Tcourts had been  declared a perfectly valid one. Then  who .had stopped its investigations.  vVas it Mr. Farris? No, it was Mr.  Oliver, who was then acting attorney  ing under ?S0O, is being erccw-d o,i  rscii farm. Five, at least, of the ;il-  Ijunent holders have already moved  mi. It is estimated that the.;e hcusts  could not be built, under ordinary  favorable conditions, lor less c'\ ���������.  ������1,000, each. ' At least sixU five  per cent of the above cost of houses  and farm's represents labor whici was  done by roturh'ed men, inclutiiiis ������,i.e  allotment holders themselves."  Mr.   Barrow   has  stated   that   the  reason why the houses can  b> erect-  jeneral.    The  inference   -was    that  ooth' Mr.   Oliver   and     Mr.     Farris jed   for  s"cl1   a   comparatively  small  '���������uiew  that if this'investigation pro-[figure is because the Government pur  ceeded, persons close to the government 'would be involved.  " Throughout a lengthy speech Mr.  Bowser, was "accorded'"'a very : tten-  'ive hearing, and frequently bursts  of applause greted his analysis of the  Oliver  administration".  GLASGOW   WEDDING,   QUEUES.  t Lake Louise.  To the ancients all roads led io  Rome, aud it was the ambition of  young and old to behold th- "Internal City" and its wondars. Now  however, one might say it io the  ambition ol eveiy Canadian to boho.d  the "Eternal Snows", and as the  Appian "wa>y Jed to Koine, so the  great iron road, the Canadian I'ac.Lc  Railway, leads to  tains. Canadians  to pick and choof  ter of places to  the West has an attraction all its  own.  Lak8 Louise is one of ths many  beauty spots in the Rocky Mountains, and a trip West is not considered complete without a stop-off  there. Lake Louise is one of the  Lakes in the Clouds (the others  being Lake Agnes and Mirror Lake)  and at ono time its existence- was'  only known to the Indians. Now  however, thanks to thc enteipri.se of  the CP.R., it is visited by thousands  of tourists yearly, the railway passing through at this point, aud a  palatial hotel, the Chateau, having  been erected on the lakeiront.  affording ample accommodation.  Stepping off tho  train  al  Laggan  the   tourist  boards   an   electric  cr.r,  r  i&S&H  g%4--5  i&rf\>  7s  opal fires, tossing furiously in eddies  as (the river forces its way down  the valley.  Arriving at Lake Louise one feels  transpohtd into another atmosphere,  if not to another, world;. feelings of  ���������'wonder, awe, and admiration grip  the mind, compelling a reverential  eilence. The lake itself is- small,  but-a perfect gem, lying al the base  of the Victoria Glacier from which  It- is fed. its waters boing pure  turquoise in ' colour, that deep turquoise so difficult .to. describe. Behind the lake Mt. Lcfroy lowers  like a giant to the heavens, reaching  an altitude of over 10.000 feet���������o'ie  huge mass of dazzling snow rihI ire,  resembling the ' Maticrhorn in  Switzerland. Mt Aberdeen arrV tV  .Victoria Glacier farm a background  unsurpassed for r-iainlo;:r.  The surro'.md'r..? w.r-.'.vy nug.-cr-'ts  an Alpine yallry. Kanjrrs of .snow-  clad mountains str'Mch a=> Irr ?* ''"e  ich   tvlillc.llio ail is I'illcdj  Glasgow .fair is always a popular  i.ime in Glasgow for marriages, but  never before have there been so many  holiday, marriages. , This ^statement  applies particularly'to "irregular mar  riages," or what"are hiore cdrrectll;.  described as civil marriages. So great  has been the number of wedding parties at the county buildings that they  literally have formed up m uueuea  for registration. On Fair Friday  Sheriff Lyeil registered 76 of thes?  marriages, This easily constitutes a  "record" for a single day. On ihe  previous Friday o3 couples wer.e married.  Since   lhe  end   of  June  322   civil  weddings have takon place,  in    the  county buildings���������a daily average c.J.  over 2 0. Up till yesterday there have  been 2,373 such marriages this year.'  A  period  of  war  always  stimulates  the marriage niarket._    The ilrst occasion on uhich the number'of civil  marriages exceeded  1.000  in a yeai  was in 1900 during the South African war, and then the total was 10G-1.  During the succeeding years the total fluctuated around 1,000. In 1914  when the war broke,out the total suddenly   jumped   up   to   2,657,   and   in  1915 the highest number jet recorded  for a single year was reached--  namely   3,676.    Peace  year,   however, promises to exceed even that number.  Marriage before the Sheriff is becoming increasingly popular among  ths industrial classes, because it is a  convenient and economical form of  wedding.���������London  Times.  chased the lumber in large quantities  at a time when prices were jnuch lower than^ at present, and, therefore,  the soldier farmers benefit to that  extent. .  There will probably be 130 more  farms got ready, but with the advent  cf wet weather work will, to a certain extent be delayed. In the fixing  of cost, as the above report by Colonel Latta sets forth, the soldier  holders will be charged $210 per acre  for tho fully cleared land, $91 lor  tlie roughly cleared, at what it cost  thc government, about $r> per acre,  plus the charge levied for overhead  cost, or about -jw per acre. Hi addition, theio will be the cost, of the  houses, wolls. etc., levelling, plowing  fencing, etc. This cost is not yet ascertained.  SALES  The  SERVICE  Sales  WHAT FARMS WILL  COST MB IIVI LI jE MKS  Service  see  it  Service'.  Figures   Are  Based  on  Nine  Fnnus  Already Cleared and Occupied  J  Giants' Steps near Lake Louise, Canadian Pacific Rockies.  with the scout of lhe pines. Flowers  of brilliant colour bloom everywhere.  Facilities   can   be obtained  at  the  Valley is obtained from a height of  11,000 ft, the river ' looking "like a  slender silver thread down in the  valley. Still other beauty spots are  Chateau to-escort parties going to the Giants' Steps and Paradise Val-  Moraine Lake and the Valley of the, ley, where the opalescent ..wipers  Ten Peaks by automobile or oar-; come thundering down from tbe sub-  riage; ponies can also be hired to. Mine heights above, forcing their  take tourists to Lake Agnes and, way-lbsough the mountains to the  Mirror Lake.  pre can rcac  On the way to Moraine Lake a  ',;p;cndiri view of Ml. Temple is ob-  ���������;-.b;-:d. TLiis mountain if- out' of the  ;.���������-':(���������:;! p'Tilia in the Itockies, rising  lo" i\n jf-.Stitliilc oi 11.000 feot. Its  .������������������,i(]ps rrsrmliln walls of : - ' ce,  arc! its crr>ct in cove red with spow.  At this poiui a fine vicv.' cf the Dow  d;;-'l;>nl  valley.  Moraine Lake Is scon reached, and  the-, tourist is allowed half an hour  to .rest-before tbe return-journey,  enabling him to enjoy the magni-  ficriit s^onery Moraine Lake lies at  the bnse of the' T^n Po;.'K.s a ."ha n  of mountain? al! over 10.Oaf: re^t  Liah  ccvci'ecl with snow,  Supplementally figures as to thc  cost of farms at. Merville are given  below. Tlie Argus (Courtenay) published all the essential figures about  i month ago but there are more details now available.  Colonel Latta's statement   of    details  sets   forth   that  on   these   nine  farms the actual cost of clearing of  J'17.7 acres which included blasting,  donkey   work,  burning,  etc.,  leaving  the land ready for levelling and plowing, has averaged  $21 Cf..I  per aor3.  The rough clearing of 72.8 acres rest  ? 91.04  per acre.     Each  of \n-i  ni*ie  farms has from ten to twenty acr-;������  cleared, well dug, house site cleared,  and consists of'from fifty-two to fifty  oeven acre3 in all.  "These farms can now'be offered  Ic the allotment holders at prices  ranging from $65 to $90 per acre,  or.  in other  words,  from  $3,700   -o  $���������1,800 each, less the rebate to British Columbia soldiers of $500 off the  purchase price. Levelling, plowing  and fencing are now being proceeded  with, the cost to be charged up when  the work is completed.  "A four or five-roomed hoiine, cost-  Chcrrotet    Sales    nnd  Sign    wherever    you  s la n d a    f o r   S al i s f y i������ g  II is a true guide lo  a    dependable    purclia.-se    and  dependable    sciyvice afterward j  Chevrolet Cars are huilt (o  stand up under the strain  and stress of continuous  use. TIie���������y are built to serve  economically and efficiently  and to last long'.  Chevrolet service is based  upon the principle that the  only kind of Chevrolet owners  worth having- are pleased  ones. In its operation fn;e  appreciation is given to the  needs of those who must us<>  their car with minimum  operating costs day in and  day out every month of the  year.  As Chevrolet dealers wc  back up every claim made  for Chevrolet cars and Chevrolet service. If jon are  already an automobile owner  you can appreciate what tliio  means. If you are interest ed  in automobiles you will be  doubly interested in all we  can offer you,  We have a well-equipped  Shop, managed by an Expert  Mechanic on all makes of cars.  We are now prepared to give  True Service.  Agents���������  CHEVROLET & DODGE Cars  MISSION CITY B. C. PACE FOUR  THE  ABBOTSFORD  POST,  ABBOfSFtiRD,  B.  6.  TTTAN THE. BEEF, FORK, VEAL, and other Fresh Meats  Purchased from  WHITE & CARMICHAEL  Successors to C. Sumner  ,\ TRIAL FOR A MONTH AND BE CONVINCED  i������on������ 'n-        ���������'    ��������� Abbotsford, B.C.  CIVli  '15.    C.    1  US  Farmers' Phone  '1909  Ucensc No. JMSIKKS  J 11 1I���������I'������������-I    ���������UMII I "���������*  j.T.im^w..in..iwiwa^gtt?.  MMivJUiMuaiauJuuu imp*���������������������������'  TAYLOR & HUMPHREY  ' (Late Henderson &. Taylor)  CIVIIj KN������INKKKS_& SURVEYORS  Box 11 Abbotsford. R. C. Phone 3IX  WANTFD���������A   reliable  active  man  16   contract, lor -the   exclusive   loci.?;  selling  agency  of  a< well adycr.ise.1 ;  nntented article.     Small  capital    le-  ,uircd   to'establish   profilable   business.     Ilci.lyP.   O.   Box   1271,   Vc-  T > f ' 11 ������ O  toria, 13. t." <-s*^~^~^~  FOR  SALE���������Upright Concert (js-aiwl  Piano, made by Ennls, Toronto,  Will be sacrificed for half price���������  ���������$250. W. V7. Stafford, Peardon-  ' ville, B. C.  NOT1CR  you .  should  Your   Buildings   against .Fire,  cent  more  than  a   few  years  increased.  Because   rebuilding   costs   100   per  aiio.    Yet  Insurance  rates  have  uot  H. 0. HARTLEY, Abbotsford, B. C-  Kepresetting Hoard Companies' Only  SHOULD A SITE UK SHLKCTRI)  FOR BIU&O.K ACROSS K-RASKR?  ��������� St raved to ,my place, three two-  year old heifers: Description. Two-  Black  and White and  one Red  and  White.  Dated at    Abbotsford,    .\ovembei  21st,  1919.  J. I-I. BURTON,  R. R. No. 2, Abbot3ford, B.C.  WATER  NOTICE  nr<WTrr<   v    ATM ETC.     UA'V^  THE LJALnh<?j   lit* *���������"-  ,       ��������� c .-V��������� -.'.'i-i-io- in the House to Eat'  always   cot .ipv.ii.jig. 1-1 ^ - ,fi  wIipti ������������������] ^v i.ave delivered to laeiii oa..^  MoSfe Home-Made. Mince'  Meat,, ana  SS,Cbr"^rnas Pastry. "Something in the,  Ho^eto Ea^'toakes a Happy Xmas.    .   .  With: Christmas only four, weeks away,  what about Almond Paste ior Cakes?  License  No. .5-1088  Grocer  I.-i-i'iiso  No.  8-JJH.">8  ���������and  B alter  See me now about that Insurance  It has'been suggested that now  there being no chance of securing a  traffic  bridge across the Kraser over  C. r. Tt.,  should not the people  the  _-  hold a meeting to talk ihe matter  over, with a view to having the most  convenient i lace choson, in case that  the authorities might decide some  c:.av in the near future'to span the  Fraser with a magnificent trafiic  bridge at Mission City.  When a road  or bridge is wanted^  the people usually make their wants-  known.    We boost for a double ferry  service, a continuous servics, a new  -road,   etc..   why   not   let  the  people  ���������tret  busy   en  deciding  which  is  the  niost 'convenient place  for  a bridge.  The engineers, when they come alone;, jel> ,,v c   Macey  if they ever did  within the next de-'  cad-3  "(not   longer)   might   change  it  "A   little,  but a  second choice might  l;t made.     But the main point is to  keep the question of a bridge acrow  the, Fraser a live one, and chat wouid  be a good scheme.  Most old timers will remember  the meetings held about tbe Dewdney  Trunk road but for instance when the  provincial government thought it was  ready to build the road did they  not say, something like the following, 'wc are ready to build the road  sr������vou people can agree upon what  you want.' A meeting was held very  shortly after this and the matter decided;" and a road was built to thc  Stave river and a new bridge bulit.  This is a matter which the board  of trade might well" take up at its  next meeting.  NORTH ERASER POULTRY SHOW  The following is the balance of the  prize list for the exhibition of poultry  held recently in Mission City:  Utilitv Classes���������Rocks���������1st Pen,  1 cock, 1.3 Hen, 1 Cockerel, 1.3 Pull-  it to W. J. Dwyer, Clayburn  2nd, pen, 2 cockerel, A. H. Ander-  ������'2nd hen, 4 pullet, H. A. Allison;  3rd cockerel, J. A. Barr.  2nd pullet,  W. T. Abbott.  Wyandottes���������1st pen, 1st cock, 1  and 2 hen, F. H. Mileson  1Hversion and  Use  TAKE NOTICE that Ferdinand  Desire Boucher, whose addiess is  Davie Street, Vancouver, will apply  for a licence to take and use fifteen  hundred gallons per day of water out  of a spring the source of a stream,  which flows in a norleasterly direction and drains into.Catuer Creek  about one-third of a mile north-east  ���������of   spring. ,  the wafer will be diverted lrom  the stream at a point about head or  spring about 1000 feet in a. northeasterly direction from the S. lii. corner of the N. E. % of Sec. 25, Tp.lC,  and will be used for .watering stock  'and domestic purposes upon the land  described at N. W. % of Sec. 30, Tp.  19, Sumas Municipality.  This  notice  was  posted    on     the  e  ������  I have a large and������spler.did  suppty^..���������  Raspberry Canes for salcTat lew pwcee.  Finest quality.  2nd  a nd   3rd  pen,  3rd cock,  4th Xll���������  ���������.,_���������_       .  hen   1st cockerel,  2nd and 3rd pull-   .ground on the 26th day of November  et, Frank Appleby .-m-m  A. O. V. American���������1st cock, 1st  hen, 1st and 2nd cockerel, M. J.  Mavnard.  English���������1st hen, C. W. Robbms.  Leghorns���������1st  pen,  A. Hood;   1st  cockerel,- Boyes   Bros.  2nd pen, 2nd cockerel, 1,3,:< pull-  TUvi'hV OVi'Ai TIIK  MATSQUI  IIOTKJj  c&  Mr. T. Piadwoll, who iias resided  in Mission City for the oast summer,  has taken over thc Matsqui Motel.  Mr. Brad'.veil intends to make 'Ana  well-known hostelry the very best  stopping place in the Fraser Valley.  Ho has had experience in making  comfortable homes for travellers before arriving in Mission City and he  knows the way considering the manner he is hinr(ing lo make the house  a popular or-p.  The   M:iisf,ui   Hotel   is   most     con-  3rd pen, 3rd cock, 1, 2, 3 ben, 3rd  cockerel, 4th puiiet, J. 0. M. Thack-  ei'.v. .,,   4i  'lth psn, '2nd cock, W. T. jvbbott.  1st cock, C. J. Ward.  \nconas���������1st pen, 1st cockerel, 1,  2,   3,  pullet,. F.   E.  Pullen.  ������\nv other breed���������1st pen, 1st  cock/lst and 2nd hen, 1st cockerel,  1st pullet,  M.  J.  Maynard.  Best Utility hen in exhibition classes, G. W. Robbins.  Best utility hen, Barred Rock���������1,  A    H. Anderson,  2 J. A. Barr.  Best utility hen, W. Wyandottes,  1, 2, Boves Bros.  Best utility hen Partridge Wyandottes, 1,  2, T.  J. Graham.  Best utility hen, Columbia Wyandottes���������1, and 2nd, Wilson Bros.  Best utility hen, R. I. Reds���������1st,  Wilson Bros;  2nd T. Bradwell.  Best utility hen, White Leghorns   1st E. Osborne, 2, W. T. Abbott.  Best utility hen, Buff Orpingtons���������  1st, C. W. Robbins;  2nd, J. A. Barr.  Best utility hen, White Orpingtons  1st and 2nd, A. H. Turvey.  Best utility hen, Black Orpingtons   1st, Ames Gibbard;- 2nd, C Parker  Specials, Best cock, hen, cockerel  and  pullet, A.  H. Turvey.  Best pen of Black Mlnorcas���������3, S.  Martin.  Best pair of birds in the show���������  Wiison Brcs.  Best display, 1, Barred Rocks���������A.  1-1.   Anderson.  Best display, 2,,White Wyandottes  ���������Boves  Bros.  Best display, 3, A. O. V. Wyandottes���������Rev.   C.   McDiarmid.  Best display, 4, Rhode island Reds  ��������� Wilson Bros.  Best display, 5, Asiatics���������M. J.  .Maynard. ���������  Best  display,  6,    Minorcas���������S.  b,  1919. n ..  A copy of this notice and an application pursuant thereto and to the  "Water Act, 1914," will be filed ��������� in  the office of the Water Recorder at  New Westminster.  Objections to the application may  be filed with the said Water Recorder  or with the Comptroller of Water  Rights. Parliament Buildings, Victoria B. 0., within fifty days after  the first appearance of this notice in  a local newspaper.  F   D   BOUCHER, Applicant.  By THOMAS W. STRANGE, Agent  The date of the first publication oi  this notice is December 5th, 1919.  4bb  otsfor  WATER NOTICE  vonienlly rllimiccl for the icurist and  auto trallb: being close to the  |,:������',r>" |''"'josT displav, 7, Ducks���������A. H. An-  ai:d conveniently furnished and mod-1 dl.,.>son> ,  v equipped. I      Best male���������Asiatics���������M. J. -Mayn-  eri  and  Mrs.  Bradwell wili expect , ard.  a share of (lie public patronage.  Slock   Dealer 1   never ::a"\v such a  poor fanner.     And yet lie always ha.",  money.     Dairyman- -Suro.  Whenever,  .���������lie makes a mistake he writes about  if aud sol hi i^lo h magazine.���������Life.  "Vou must admit you have made  mistaken in your political career."  "My friend" replied Senator Soghrum  "if 1 have made mistaken; admitting  the fact would TTiTono of the greatest  of  them."���������Washington  Star.  Was   the   prima   donna   generous  with  her trills?" "Oh. yes;   she  gave us a great  many  ruiid for our  money."���������Baltimore   American.  Barred   Rocks���������A.   H.   Anderson.  A.  O.   V.   Rocks���������H.  M.  Johnson.  White   Wyandottes���������Royca   Bros.  A. O. V. Wyandottes���������Rev. C. McDiarmid.  White  Leghorns���������C. A.  Baton.  A. 0. V. Leghorns���������Ci. Routley.  Mino rcas���������S. S. Martin.  White Orpingtons���������A.  H. Turvey.  A. O. V.  Orpingtons���������C. Parker.  Anconas���������F. E. Pullen.  R. I. Reds���������Wilson Bros.  Best Female���������Asiatics���������M. J.  Maynard.  Barred Rock���������H. A. Allison.  A. O. V.  Rocks���������H. M. Johnson.  White   Wyandottes���������Boyes  Bros.  A. O. V. Wyandottes���������Rev. C. McDiarmid.  White Leghorns���������W. T. Abbott.  A. O. V. Leghorns���������I-I. R.. Murphy.  White Orpingtons���������A.  H. Turvey.  Diversion .and Use  TAKE NOTICE that Charles Sears  McKee. whose address is 1200, loth  Ave W. Vancouver, B. C, will apply  for a licence to take and use fifteen  hundred gallons per day of water out  or a spring the source of a .stream  which f;ows in a north-easterly direction and drains into Catuer Creek  about one-third of a mile north-east  of spring.   - ' ^   ,   ,  The water will be diverted from  the stream at a point about head ot  spring about 1000 feet in a rorth-  ei^terly direction from the sotuh-east  corner of the N. E, %, Sec. 25, Tp. 16  and will be used for watering stock  and domestic purposes upon the hind  described at N. E. %, Sac. 25, Tp. 10.  This notice was posted on tn������s  ground on the seventeenth day of  October, 1919.  A copy of this notice and an application pursuant thereto and to the  "Water Act; 1914" will be filed m  th.2 office of the. Water Recorder at  New Westminster.  Objection to the application may  bo filed with the said Water Record-  Pr or with the Comptroller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B. C. within fifty days after tne  first appearance of this notice m a  local newspaper.  C   S. McKEE, Applicant.  By THOMAS W. STRANG10, Agent  The  date of  the   first  publication  of this notice is December 5th,  19 1'J  A. O. V. Orpingtons���������J. A. Barr.  R. I   Reds���������Wilson Bros.  Anconas��������� F. 10. Pullen.  Minorcas���������S.   S.   Martin.  Best ben In largest class, in Show  ���������Rev. C. McDiarmid.  uc3t pen In second la rgesfc class in  show���������W. T.  Abbott.  Best Pullet Camplnc���������J.  B.  Lain-  barde. -,.������������������������'"'  Best pullet Buff Orpington���������Amos  Gibbard. .      x  Best pen, Rabbits���������C. A. Baton.   ^  Most  prizes   in   Rabbits���������1st,     C.  A. Paton;   2nd, T. Bradwell.  Most noints in prizes by novice���������  W. J. Dwyer. "  Most points in prizes by returned  soldier���������H.  E.  Harrison.  Best pair of Broilers���������C. J. Wa rd.  Asiatic Russia has 168 rivers with  a total navigable length of 13,5:;8  miles and four lakes that can be  navigated for 7 07 miles.  Farmers" and Travelers  trade solicited,  Newly Furnished  Thoroughly Modern  M.   MURPHY. "FROFRItT  HUNTINGDON.  B   C.  r  Wi(MMMM^^^^^.  X  CHEAI  ADVERTISING  On the claim that it is "Cheaper Advertising'' than  newspaper advertising, a good many unnecessary ^clve.-  tising schemes are sold to busmnsa men.  The plans for buying arc usually made in the home at  the warm fireside, not when the lamily is on an amuse  ment jaunt.  ill   advertising  Supplementary'advertising includes  outside of newspaper advertising.  BUTTER: WRAPPER  Now is the time to get your supply of Butter Wrappers for  summer months. .  Get them at. BATES' PRINTING OFFICE. -    .      .      .


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