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 *&���������������  With which is incorporated "The Huntingdon 3ta*  !3b- .'   ������ajLi!i  Vol. XXII., No. 8  ABBOTSFORD, B.%' FRIDAY, JULY  15   1921.  $1.00 per Year  ER STORE  tMUIMWMMilWIHMBBmWVH'^^  PERSONALS  }} 011N:. To , Mr/ a n d ������������������ Mrs. God son  ii.t the NursingVHome, a daughter.  Mitsu..Uay:. of.-'Regina is tlie , ftuesl  of Miss  Woafherbyi % ���������  Miss Irene King:-has boon spending  ihe week with'-fc?r' friend;' Miss-'Gniiiy  PHONOGRAPHS   and RECORDS  -  j  lAlanuon, at Orejiooiil  Beach.  ���������'.    Airs'.   I).   S'miUt/bas av  hoi  KUJHT   WOAIHN   \O.Mi\.\TUl)  IN-AliUKKTA  "'������������������iOUMONTON, .July J 2���������Quo hundred and fifty-eight candidates are in  (.he field seeking   election Lo the Ai-  [.���������.irvativcs,   12;  Labor.   10:  Indepeiio,.  'ill.-- o{ nil flusses. :M: total, J.") 8.  Premier Charles Slcwarl, was    rc-  urnr.d by acclamation  for Sedgwick,  a rural constituency..No other candidate   is. returned   unopposed.     The  R.D  esmazes  Tel   16  i  ������-������.4  IHJWWtlMMIMfcgV^M^WWUlWWIWJBIIIgMW.lMlllll tm������j������a,jj*.'������ WlgMW  Mrs'.  I).  sf-'mlllt^luis av  her " guest,  her  mother,  Mr?i:  Ilio.Iis ol" Ml.   Lehman,  and   lioV-.sitflcr,   Mrs.   Ilobl..;,  of  , Vancouver.'    ';',',���������,  j     Mr.' Walter HArlrneKsof Vancouver  'has beoif'visitrnlf-his mother and ols-  ; i.er; Mrs.Ang'uilj.McInuifi. ���������  |     Mrs. 'H'H'r'kli'0s5ji   and   Mrs.   Hutch i-  ���������ao'ii"  were the ^guests of Mrs. Martin,  Sardis,  oneSaturday.  l\liss Grace Kennedy of Vancouver  is spending :lier.;4. vacation with her  parents.- .''.' ��������� ,-~7  M������ss-Daisy'Stady and Miss ��������� Mao  Wilson were, visitors in - Vancouver  recently.  - Miss Margaret-nl-fulcliisou and Miss  Ploreuce  ber'ta '   legislature.-   Information   to.-  government has   candidates  for    h!  day is to the effect that Russell Barker, Conservative, was .nominated iu  Lac Ste. An'ue and tho. total of candidates as " announced la at' night is  (11 i.i v rod need by one.  The Edmonton Journal    classifies  (lie .1-18 candidates in  (his way;   '-liberal. fiV;     Independent    l/boral-.    0;  United   Farmers.     43;     Independent  'Farmers,     8;     Conservative,  J 2;  in  j  dependent Conservative, 1; Labor 12; ;  .ndepcndenl Labor, 5;     Indeijeudent i  Prohibitionist. :l; -Socialist, 2: and Independent,   14.  The   foregoing     elassU'alion   des-  Abbotsford Auction Market  Owing to other business I will hold the-sales of  the Abbotsford Auction Market every 1'ourlh  Saturday instead of every other Saturday. The  next sale-will-be-on-July-9.  ALAN M. BROKOVSK!  ��������� _. __ . _auctioneek;; :., ,;\  Office NextMcPhee;s Stable ~  holtd^-wK and S^rUn ������"><������ a candidate a, a slight party  : at   Sardis.    ';:.'--*���������'   - jinan only   .when  he has  been  endor-  '  .-. Mrs.'Coogan.���������.vyiis called to Lyndon seel by a regular party convention.  by the illness ,:; qi\.her,    sister,    Mrs', j     it jB stated in Calgarv that -14    m  Campbell..and.o^ber return brought u     ,,, oandldatos have been on-  her niece, Lola,  ^vith her.    All    are   ,  n leased to'k'now.jtjmt Mrs. Campbell l,orssd officially by the United Far rails 'much'.improved". . " '*  A1U--'-     *-��������� il-     -- -���������'    -  i      Miss .Helen , McCallum  has  ut of 61 seats, Hie exceptions being  ! .'el h bridge   and    CJareshclni.  i i  | The Farmers arc testing public  ooliug in the election of 48 memberc,  iv'e Calgary seats, four in Edmonton  nd -i.ethbridge, It-d son,. Sedgwick and  Ledue,  The     Conservatives   arov    running  full elates in Calgary and Edmonton.  There a'"e eight Labor  candidates  iji  Edmonton  and  three  in  Calgary,  and  one Socialist is in  thc-v field  in  each city. '  The independent candidates represent .great varieties in political opinion and the nix ii^ Calgary under  Ibis heading include Bob Ed wards,  publisher of the Eye Opener.  There, are "8 rural constituencies  where   Liberal  and     Farmer  candid-  P"  O. Box 94  ORANGEMEN  CELEBRATE  IN MISSION  CITY  (From Fraser Valley Record)  Orangemen from Haney,  "Hammond, Port'Coquitlam, Abbotsford Chilliwack, ��������� Mt. Lehman and Agassiz were the visitors to our town and the guests  of the Mission City Lodge. The  day was an ideal one and the  various lodges brought with  them many friends besides their  wives and children to enjoy the  celebration  and outing.  The Abbotsford Brass Band,  music that the Valley do not  appear to be able to get alon^;  without now, was present, and  the Fife and Drum from Agassiz also supplied music.  The procession was formed  downtown and marched to the  agricultural grounds, where an  excellent dinner awaited, after  which a number of speeches  were listened to. The speakers  were: Mr. J. A. Catherwod, M.  L. A. Rev. Mr. Hobbins of Mission City, Rev. Mr. Lancaster,  of Agassiz, Mr. Jim Robertson.  of Chilliwack, Mr. W. T. Jago;  of Port Coquitlam; Mr. Stephenson, of Chilliwack; Mr. Sing,-^  leton, of Agassiz,acted as chairman.  The afternoon was enlivened  by sports for the children and a  baseball match between the  Mission City team and a team  picked from among the visiting  Orangemen, the former Winning out.  The celebration is considered  one of the best held by the Order for many years, and it is  hoped that ere another eighteen years the Orangemen will  visit Mission City again.  HIGHWAY PROPOSED  OVER   OLII  llOADUED  The Automobile Club of Edmonton has written to tlie Jocal club in  Vancouver with reference to a .proposed highway over the old roadbed of the C. -N. IL, from which the  rails wore removed during the war.  The Edmonton motorist's have  petitioned the premier of Alberta  asking that construction be commenced on the Edmonton to J.asper section, and they suggest that similar  action be taken here. Such a highway, if completed, would connect  Edmonton with the coast via Lake  Windermere.  Tho Edmonton Auto Club points  out that the construction of the road  would materially assist the unemployment situation.  WILL REPRESENT Ii. C.  KNIGHTS OF GOLUMKUS  A By-law has been passed by .the  Corporation of the Township" of  Langley to raise by loan the sum of  twenty-five thousand dollars for  school purposes.  Mr. William Brennan, state deputy,  of Karnloops, has been elected to re-  resent the Knights of Columbus in  British Columbia at the 39th annual  convention of the supreme council,  which opens in San Francisco on  August 2 for three days. Many other  Knights and Ladies of the province  are expected to make the trip unofficially and to ensure comfort in  ravel special arrangements have been  made with the transportation companies to handle the crowds.  Several supreme officers are expected to pass through Vancouver on  their way to the convention and'many  will likely return by the same route.  While ir. Vancouver Supreme Knight  Flaherty will likely confer degrees  of the order on about 00 or 60 caiir  didatos awaiting .conferment.  been  ; visiting, at yaiicpj^er and Victoria.  i Miss lna^Fraser/has returned after  spending her vacation at Taconi'a. -  r On . Wednesda^i'syen'ing' tlie,,friends  " of'Miss -F.lVreiVc^*'P^r'ton^gave::|[,'''p''arty 1  1 for her at the home of her sister, Mrs.'  Ralph   Gilmore.  The annual school meeting was  held-at the school on Saturady evening. July 9th. Mr. N. Hill's term as  trustee, expired, and Mr. A. Sail, resigned. Mr'. J?V DcsMazes and Mr. Nr.  John McPhee were appointed in I heir  places and Mr. E. Webster remained  on the-Board. Tlie reports' of the  vear's work were read by the occre-  ' ary.  Mr. and Mrs. J. K. McMenemy and  family and Mr. and Mrs. Alex Thompson, and Mr. and Mrs'. Angus Mdnnis'  and family visited Mr. aii'i Mrs  Charlie Mclnnis of. Murrayville on  Thursday.  Mrs.  Niiuick  of Vancouver  visited  TVIrs. William Ware this week. '  Mr. Alex. McCallum was in Victoria last week on-a busines trie.  . The Missionary Social of the Presbyterian Churcirheld a very successful Raspberry Social at the Manse on  Wednesday evening. Those who contributed to the programme were: The  local nrchestry, Mrs. Conway. Mrs.  Hutchison, Mrs. Groat. Miss. Dorothy Hart,. Miss' Eleanor Blachford  and Mr. Baker. ��������� i  Mr. and Mrs. Stevenson of Vancouver were tho guests of Mr. and Mrs  Geo.  Wright on Thursday.  Miss   Weatherby   and   friend,   Miss  Gay, visited in Vancouver this week.  ers of Alberta,    in the    eases of    a atcs are meeting .in straight two-can-  considerable   number   of   candidates,  (I'date contests.  there is some uncertainty as to    the! ���������  ���������.������....���������. ���������  exact   classification,   and   a   Calgary!     Services will be. held  in St.  Math-  summary is..as. follows:  Government. r������S; U. F. "A., '44f Con-~E.'"Rowe, vicar  ew's Anglican  Church at Abbotsford  1".levery'Sunday.nig-h-t-at 7^30: 'Jlev.'Tv  JERSEV CATTLE A RE  COMING FROM EAST  Last Wednesday night a fire completely destroyed the Gilroy-McKay  mill af Port Alb'erni. The loos is estimated at $75,000, the work of the  crew saving a ship which was being built at the time.  VICTORIA, July 12.���������Two cai-  oads of pure bred Jersey stock for  distribution among members of  boys' and girls' Jersey clubs are arriving, it was announced by the department of agriculture of agriculture to day. The animals have been  selected from high grade Jersey  herds in Quebec. Their distribution  will he carried out from Vancouver  by the Jersey Breeders' Association  under tlie government. This shipment will be placed chiefly in the  Chilliwack, Armstrong and Okanagau  districts. ;  Boys' and girls' Jersey clubs' have  been organized under the Government  to encourage the owning.and breeding of pure bred stock. Banks are  accepting endorsed paper from the  young breeders who have made their  first payments.      .  Mr. Good, the Poultry inapector  for the lower mainland lectures in  Abbotsford to-night.  Every man's Pun Is on  sale���������Dark Striped  Worsted, sizes 32 lo 42  al   $4.95  Fine Qualilv, Hark  Grey Worsted, att sizes  al ..'.'  $7.95  Men's Straw Hals, Panamas,     Sen nil t-  and.  Sjj.lit  Boaters, at your    $ 1.50 up  Underwear in Balbrig-  gan, Light Wool and  Muslin, in two pieces  or combinations.  OUTING SHOES���������  FLEET FOOT  Youth's Brown Canvas bals,  sizes II lo lr>  o clear a I  $1.0.)  Men's Brown Canvas bals, sizes 6 to 10 lo  clear a I  #7..95  Women's        Brown.  Canvas bals, sizes   2'/2  lo 7 lo clear at-....$!.0..r)  We earrij a complete-  line of fruit jars."  nvw/^as  or B9 Pk&& FOUfiS  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  * ��������� ������  Published  Every Friday  Member of the'Canadian W'oekl  y     Ncwt-pii'Mrs'     As������n<-ialio'n  liUJ'AV, JULY"  15,   IPS I.  This week we publish (.ho  Vancouver Sun's accusation a-,  Gainst. Ihc  Oliver  government  ion, it is not quite dignified enough, some say. The result is  (hat all. want,,to put off (he evil  and particularly (he premier day as long as,possible, thiuk-  himselt*. We have never in all ling that time may heal the big  tlie quarter of a century of in-'break in the parties and that in  teres! in British Columbia politics ever seen such accusation^  against any British Columbia  government and most Certainly  regret the need for the present  stale of affairs' in the province  for (here is reason in the Sun's  action, although one cannot  ,help but think that it is certainly a drastic action at that,  and may surprise mauy-by its  effectiveness.  . All good British Columbians  cannot help but feel that such  complaint against our governments not to the credit of the  province. Nothing is a worse  advertisement to any province  or country than to see its government not acting in accordance with the wishes of the  people���������in other words (he  people want a good clean government at all times, even if if  is not of their particular party  politics. During the election  we fight for our party, but ai"-,  ter election is over,, all want to  see^ good clean, straightforward  government action, that no one  can reproach with actual wrong  doing.  British Columbia has reached  that stage.in its history where  it can be considered one of the  most populous and most prosperous of the nine sisters,   and  we all want our government to  be above reproach.        Nothing  debars good and   big   business  from coming to a province as  much as to hear the business  man, the man on the street���������.  the voter, always finding fault  with   fehe  government,  and   to  see that, there is really     some  cause for the verbal expressions j  of disgust.    We want our province to prosper, and it will nol  when men are accusing a government of graft and undue patronage.  a short time the Farmers who  were either Liberals or Conservatives, will again go back lo  party affiliations.  ASK FOR ROYAL  COMMISSION FOR CAMIM-MIIjL  WAKHHOUSU   DUAL  Premier Oliver has just sent the  following ��������� letter to The Vancouver  Sun:  "1  am- writing-for the purpose ol  advising you directly that if you make la the sun'mid  the fresh  a charge of    wrong    doing    against''more frcelvtftan of. yore!  l.-AiiJuAiiMJ    ...'. i/ii'i.S     Ai'Tllifl  A leagus is' to, bo formed, so news  despatches .!say,    'against     immodest  dress.  This is but another- on! let for the  passion of reform i hat' has' seized  the Western ��������� hemisphere in the past  year or so. ,  In some ways the world has  grown wise and in some way's I be  world has grown foolish.  . So far as women's clothes are concerned a great deal of common sense  lias been introduced. The, old statd  skirts that kept the streets clean  are a thing of' the past.  We have learned with a great  shock of surprise that women hnv  legs, ''even as you and I."..And n^w  that we have found it, out wo have  stopped worrying about it.  ln the meantime woman is striding around with all the freedom that  the Creator meant she should havf  "when He gave her movable legs instead of a stand and wheels.,  We have found that a' woman did  not. require a high collar up around  her ears to keep away pneumonia and  colds. As a matter of fact fewer  woman have, chest-diseases now, Hist'  the   female,  chest   lias   boon   exposed  air a.  lit (I  ��������� - THE NEXT ISSUE of the GREATER^  Vancouver Telephone Directory  Closes on July 25lh,t 1921  J.f you arc contemplating taking new service,,  or making any'changes m' or.. additions' to your  present service,'you should send: notification, in  writing, nol later than the above date, in order  that: you may lake advantage of the;new directory  listings.  The telephone direct on/ offers an attractive  and effective medium for advertising purposes.  Advertisers should bear the above in mind so thai  insert ion may be sure, in lhe herb directory.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE -Co.  i  ���������������  The present census would indicate that our province at the  next distribution bill at Ottawa  will probably have an. enlargement of its members at'the Dominion parliament, with a jusi  claim for more Senators���������a big  chance for Mary Ellen, if the  right government wore in power there.  Then will be the opportunity  for British Columbia's voice t<;  be heard with greater effect "especially if greater Vancouver  gets six members.  The next election   does    not  appear to  be in  sight for the  federal government���������no apparent preparation on the part oi  the two great parties to  have  "preparedness' as  the    watchword with which to    face    the  people.    No  one  has  been  yet  heard to seriously take the Liberal leader's demand for an election  before another  session.  No one believes, owing   to   Lhe  present condition of affairs politically, to think that (he Liberals want an election any more  than does    the    Conservatives.  There   appears to be a   certain  fear that the Farmers will  be  ablevto spoil the combination iu  some mysterious way.    It may  look all right for the leader of  the Farmers'    party    and    the  leader of the opposition to sit  on the same side of the House  as opposing    the   government,  but it would not   look well   for  a Conservative and   a   Liberal  leader to sit having to oppose  the Farmer government, for we  really do not    see    how   they  could very well unite to make a  good opposition.    That kind of  an opposition might be all right  for Ontario but for the Domin-  either myself or any of my colleagues  or against any employees of the Government, and support the same by  evidence, that matter will he investigated. A statement ' from you as to  whether you are in'possession of such  evidence, or if being in possession of  such evidence, you will submit, the  same Cor iny consideration, will bo,  appreciated."  Wc, therefore, repeat the following  facts, and if Premier Oliver says that  lie requires any more evidence than  this' to convince him of official  wrong doing, all we can say is that  British Columbia requires a new  Premier:  1. Amount-paid out of public  funds for liquor ware-house, $150,-  000,000.  2. Assessment on city hall records  is: Land, $18,800; building $40,000  Total   $58,8.00.00.  3. Official valuation by the Van-  'couvcr Read Estate Exchange is:  Land, $27,500; building' $55,000;  total   $82,500.00. <  4. Two years ago this property-  was quit claimed to the mortgagee for  the. amount of the mortgage, taxes  and interest arrears, amounting to  :around,   $70,000.00.  5. A- warehouse equally, as valuable and suitable as the Campbell  property, was offered to the Government and is stil available for about  $55,000.00.  6. -A special survey made by Herman and Herman, official land surveyors, shows that the building encroaches on the adjoining property  ���������.o the north by 16 inches, meaning  that expensive litigation aud damages are necessary in order to clear  title. -  All of these acts are official and  their reliability cannot be questioned  by  Premier Oliver.  When the Premier tries to justify  laying $150,000 of the people's  noney on the ground, that it. was  costing the Government 4 4 cents per  square foot under a lease, he only  further arouses the public's anger  because every business man in Vancouver who rents, knows that tho  average, rent for a first-class' warehouse is between 1 cent and 1 I-2^  cents or, at the outside, 2 cents per  'square foot. There.i's now available  down in the farehouse district, two  complete floors in a large first-class  building for rent at-one-half cent per  square foot.  Premier Oliver should know that  the public is not concerned in thv  particular brand oT fraud that has  been used to misappropriate thcii  money, and whether it has' been tak-  m from the treasury through the  ������������������-onnivance of the Attorney-General,  >r through the medium of. a fraudulent lease, docs not interest the peo-  nle one bit. All they know is that  their money is gone.  With information before him (hat  ���������is capabo of absolute proof'by a, few  'ours of personal investigation  'Vernier Oliver is not justified in put-  ���������ing the country to the expense of a  ���������loyal Commission. An official pronouncement should be made not later than Thursday evening to the  effect that those ministers who were  ������������������csponsiblc for this' deal, will be asked to resign from the Government,  >r that an  inquiry by a Royal Corn-  But if a careful examination wer  made of all the feminine nvuds '"  the country it would be found, (hat  "the sex-lure',' would be found large  ly in the minds of magazine writer:  and a few old cats with mediaeva'  mentality.  Remember to throw out the chile''  'when about to go over a bum)) in the  road. If is surprising bow much  easier a car rides when this' is done.  The car merely coasts over if instead  of being driven, and so the shock ���������'���������  reduced. If there is room it is we'1  to approach such obstructions at an  angle: then only one wheel strikes i'  at a time and the shock is further re-  r  duced.  Watch for symptoms of a weak  battery, the starter will not turn the  engine as rapidly as usual, the lights  will show dimmer than. customary  when the starter is used, the ights  will 'rise and fall with the speed - of  the engine, and if the battery is verv  weak the engine will miss explosions  As soon as' these symptoms are noticed, test the battery with the hydrom.-  eter. and find out the cause of th������  trouble, which is either a defect' i-1  charging plant* or else comes from  some abuse qf>; tlie car.  The vicipus������practise of racing thf  engine cantio't^be^too strongly condemned, asVjtf Mentis to loosen the  bearings and'make the engine knock.  Tf a connecting rod cap ' comes off  during the process, the engine wiT  be wrecked. '/The only excuse for  racing the engine is while setting the  high speed adjustment of the carburetor. After this is set there is' no  further use for the practise.  Wm. Atkinson  General Auctioneer and   Live  Stock   Specialist.  23 years ainon^ the Stuck men. of  th'e Fraser Valley. Am lamilar  with the different, breeds of livo  stock and their values.  Address   all  communications  Box 34 Chilliwack, B. C  to  J.' H.. JONES  Fun era]  Dire do  expo in: ATI on oi? eggs  up  of  A  valuable trade  has sprung  n recent years in the exportation  eggs. In order to encourage aud conserve this trade under the provisions  c f the Live    St".oek a  Stock  ! most every crate mould was showing  slightly, not in nests, but an- occasional berry. This has characterized  many of the " Coast shipments this  year. The Creston berries -were worth  the extra 25������ per crate charged for  them.  Today the t two cars are side by  side on the Mill track, hoth almost  sold out'at 7.30 a.m. The trade has  the choice of good berries in each  and we note that the.Creston car at  th'e;"extra price is "clearing' up*''-: the  fastest. .        ���������   ������������������ -��������� ���������'.;���������'-.��������� y -���������      ,,-'-..  ���������    The Island growers are not'to'tie  raising the standard of quality * and  despised in this'as' the heavy abnor- j  mal rainfall, .together with the long  haul is a handicap on them.  AGENT   Foil   KtiADSTONKS  Phone Connection. Mission City  Be wise. Say less. Think more   _-  For  a Good SmokeTry I  B.C. & - Old Sport.  CIGARS  B.   C.   CIGAR    FACTORY  WIL.BERG  & WOLZ, PROPS  Alex. S. Duncan  Barrister -  -Solicitor  Notary Public   ���������  OFFICE ;.  J. A. Cathenvood Building  Phone 8G01 P. O. Box G9  MISSION CITY, B. C  'mission  will   be immediately held.  Our citizens simply will not stand  for being robbed, and .although  Premier Oliver says he is' responsible  only to the Legislature, he must not  think that'the peope are altogether  helpless. ,..,,'  Unless' action is taken by -Thursday  evening, petitions' to the Lieutenant-  Governor, requesting a Royal Commission, will be passed throughout  the city in an effort to bring a showdown the present Government maladministration.���������The Sun.  Products Act, |he. Dominion   is  divided  in  two sections,' cast .and  west,  for the    carrying on of a    thoroughgoing  inseptcion ' service.     Ontario,  east of Port Arthur, Quebec and    the  Maritime  Provinces,   constitute     the  eastern section and all west of    the  great  lakes  the  western.     For     the  eleven months of - last year extending  from January 1 to November 3 0. 3 34  111 cases of eggs were inspected, of  which .1.4 816 6 S cases were      consigned  to  Great    Britain,     ft has     been  found that inspection is often requested  by shippers not. only for    the export hut also for the domestic trade.  Inspection is by approval, tho shipper  being required  to  candle and  grade  the eggs according  to  the Canadian  standards, marking the    cases    with  thee lass' and grade of the contents.  Inspection is then  made on,  requisition.    If the shipment is found properly graded a certificate of approval  is issued and the case officially marked. Inspectors at seaboard are ad vised of shipments-going tlieirwav:.!- ���������  they arc  required   to    'report, con.!'  lions on arrival, supervise    inHbnd-  of  handling    and    stowing on  ship  board and keep track of   -market'!)"  conditions.    Steps are also being taken for the better control'of eggs into  Canada.���������Dominion* Department     of  Agriculture. -  STATION  Made in Canada  NEARLY HALF A . MILLION CHEVROLET  cars have been buill and sold. Their reputation  for efficient and economical service has grewn  as steadily as the number of Chevrolet owners  has,increased.  490 TOURING   CAR  $1060 F. O. B. Mission City  CHEVROLET and DODGE AGENTS  Mission Cily, B. C.  TWO CARS OF GOOD BERRIES  Do not accuse others of dishonesty; you may yourself be  ^o accused in return.  A car of Creston berries arrived in  Calgary on Monday the 4th July, and  it was the best car arriving in Calgary this year. Th'e pack was full and  heavy being, three tier and five  across. The berries were bright in  color and free from mould.  A ear of Real ing berries W43 on  the track at the same    time.    In al-  9mmmiBum-������fijts>.wM>*!iw'  WJJHJH lif  n  '������������������������������������������������������  J. E. PARTON  ���������JUST    All RIVED  another on Head  of  wallpa'pers suitable  for any  room in shack or mansion.' Will  sell you  the paper or hang it  for you at right  prices.  AKKOTSKOIID,   ������.   C.      *  I  Yarwood & Durrani  BARRISTERS and  SOLICITORS  LAW OEFICE  SIX MCly.. MHMBEBK  I'OR il.  OPEN    H VICKY    KIM DAY  Aiujorsi-'ORD, n. c.  A. E. HUMPHREY  (Liitc   U'lwloi'   &   lluniplirej)'  B. C. Land Surveyor and  Civil  Eng-ineer  Kooin   ((   Hart   Mode. .OlitUlwaoU    ,  Itox    Kill. (.'IIIIXIWACK  If  we  really     want to    lower  the  cost of things wc all  buy, wc    must  If the census estimates prove near  the mark, fhe'provincc of British Colli i1 i !'������������������ entitled'to six'more federal  members than it now lias.  The figures given out. Saturday at  Ottawa as an approximation were  7 IS,;IS0  for this province.  Quebec under the British North  American Act, with sr> nicmbors, is  the unit of representation in tho dominion House of Commons. Ry dividing tlie 'estimated total population  of. Quebec by 65, the unit number  of 37,188 per member is arrived at.  By then dividing the total estimated  .population of British Columbia by  this unit, this province [u found to be'  entitled to I!) members, with a Inl-  ance of 12,000 inhabitants over.  As the representation of British  Columbia in the'present parliament  is only 13, this means an increase of  six members. On the basis of population. ihl������ would, mean 0 renter  Vancouver six members.  KlhVHItAh OI'1 MR. ,1. H. SI'ROTT  'IMIHW  A (J RIO KM HiN'T  IS "NOW  IN  EFFECT  a-M  help to lower  things we make.  the    cost of    tlie  Ottawa, July 13.���������The depnrtmnot  of ��������� trade and commerce announces  receipt of a cablegram from the governor of Barbadoos stating that'the  Canadian-West, Indies trade agreement had been ratified and that the  new tariff' became effective as from  July I. Imports from Canada into  Barbadoos are given preference of at  least ,r������0 per cent, more than imports  from any foreign country. If is also  announced that a bill has been introduced in the legislature of Anfi-  guai, the purpose of which is to give  effect to the provisions of the Canada-West Indies' agreement so far  as they  affect  that country.  NEW WESTMINSTER, .July II.--  The funeral Look place this afternoon  ������������������ '���������'.;���������'11 '������������������'clock from St. Andrew's  Presbyterian Church to 'ho Masonic  oomotry. of Mr. John !'.;;i"dic Sprott,  one of the best known and most highly respected citizens of (he, Lower  Mainland, who was for 3i> years' provincial road superintendent.  During his lifetime. Mr. Sprott.  built 800 miles of road. 300 miles  of frails and many bridges. The following tribute is paid io the diseased  in Judge Ho way's History of British  Columbia :��������� ''Honesty, integrity aud  the overcisc of his talents in his daily  vocation give him (ho right to occupy  a hi sit place in the esteem of the  people of British Columbia."  Mr. 'Sprott t was well known in  (his district,, this being a part of the  area covered by him as road superintendent. Our first ferry across the  Eraser was named iu honor of him.  HOW  THF  AUTOMOllIfrR ENOINE  that (he (wo  HAKES   AM*   DEVELOPS   I'OWHIt   lotion of lhe  ly the    four  Tho engine used in present-day a'u  ���������oi'ioln'les   was  fir-'t   designed   by   ���������>;.  I wo  strokes make one revo-  lly-wh el.    Consequent-  strokes just    di scribed  revolutions    of   (.lie   flv-  cause  wheel." ���������,.  'i hiS'tist of oper'.lious is culled.' a  ���������'������������������:>; ���������:}?.'' The ..shortest possible definition-of the "cyle" is: "A series  which repeats." The following will  be found a clearer definition:       '  "A cycle is a series of even is'which  take place- in regular order and  ������'hich may he repeated eve)' and over  ai:aiu."  liATMRT NEWS OX THE  RRITI.SH  FRUIT CROP  All lines of fruit, are suffering for  want of rain as1 (he "following extracts 'from correspond)ts' frox the  old hind will show:  f'ln view'of "the fact, that the  drought here, still continues anplc3  arc likely to ' be sUJl more affected;  and should (hey continue to drop  ami prove to be���������as reported '.n many  instances���������diseased and scrubby,  there certainly will bo a groat chance  for  imnorted   fruit."  "Both the English and French soft  fruit seasons look like being short,  and plums in particular are practically a failure. St.ra\vberries"and raspberries also in many parts must be  small unless rain comes a I, once.  .. Oil', an e-ugincor'- of vide .experience, in 1876. lie wished lo-ini-  prove on steam engines by producing  power' directly from gas. In the  s(eain engine the fuel (coal, wood,  or oven illuminating gas) is burned  under, a boiler to make steam. Tin's  is th,enled info an    engine,   and   ,;--o  makes power. This means that the, Tll0 (lulomobi)o' ongine is proper-  energy is converted twice: once into ]y called H'"four-stroke cycle engine"  steam and once into power. As there because it takes four stroke to corn's-an enormous loss at each cosver- ;.nicte jts cycifii but fKis w���������* i.j' vision, Otto's idea-was to use the fuel way, shortened hy dropping the word*  itself in tho engine and so convert ���������.trol<o." Hence It is known as tho  if directly into power. He attained , -four-cycle engine." As it lmriw'ifa  so much more power and so much. fut,, lnBjdo 0MtHelt it is called an in-  greater economy from his engine ' tornal 'combuatJon engine, to diulin-  that gas engines soon came into gen-jguish it from the steam engine., whose  ���������n-al use for hoisti.ng, pumping, and rue is burned under1 a. boiler. The  other purposes. Of . course, they contrast, between the two should now  could   only  be    used     where  gas  in |,he clear.  lOiue   form     was    available.     When j  ~ _   this type of engine was designed for  AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION  use "on  an  automobile  it  was necessary to use sonic    substance    which  could be easily Changed into a vapour i"  -  and, of course, gasoline was seized! Agriculture being the basic itultis-  upon immediately. Some means had try of the country, every advance  (o be devised-lo change,; (his into a'made in the development of agriou!-*  AT   UNIVERSITIES  gas as rapidly as the engine needed  tiiral education  is of national value.  it.     As  the-gasoline of  that  period  ���������  was'very volatile, that is, was read- Recently,   several   provincial   tiniver-  Tyee Salmon caught at the mouth of Campbell River, Vancouver Island.  On the rim of the world in Western Canada, just off the mainland of  British Columbia, lies Vancouver  Island, an outpost of the Empire.  This Island, which, on a map of the  world, looks almost negligible in  comparison with lhe vast area of  Canada, is .-as big as several of the  Kingdoms of Europe, and is in reality made up of 15,000 square miles  of magnificent and diversified country.  One of the Island's chief attractions to the traveller, if he is anything of a sportsman, is J,he fine  fishing and hunting to be obtained  among the mountain fastnesses, the  grianl timber, and in the waters of  the lakes and streams. A day or  two's run out from Victoria, the  capital of British Columbia, situated  on the southern extremity of Vancouver Island, will take one to the  heart of the primal solitudes, the  sanctuary of all sorts of game from  the black \boar and the elk, to the  beaver and the squirrel, from the  quail to the eagle. But perhaps the  sport which has made Vancouver  Island famous is more its fishing  than ..its hunting, for the salmot:  caught in the waters here are the  biggest and gamiest in the world.  There are two streams on the Island which rival one another from  a sportsman's point of view. The  first, which, has been fished by all  sorts of people from princes and  prelates, down the social scale. ��������� is  the Cowichan River, named for a  famous Indian tribe which used to  inhabit this part of the country, and  about whom there are many tragic  and romantic stories. The Prince of  Wales, during his week's visit on  Vancouver Island tried his luck  in  this stream; the Duke of Devonshire  and many of his predecessors h-'v?  spent a holiday here; and King  George himself, when, he was b>  British Columbia, caught some rjjiri  how beauties in this famous witer  The river itself is over twenty mile':  in length from . the lake to tin-  sea, and' has numbers of splendid  "reaches" and good pools. Indian  guides are a necessity. These fe!  lows will take the canoes up the  river for you, and you may travel  '���������p by motor and come down the  stream withi them. -Fine steelhead?  are caught here'on the fly iu ths  winter and early spring months, .ami  after the first freshets in the spring  the rainbow and cut-throats begin  to run. affording sport to the fly  fisherman all summer until the rivet  gets too low. Some Dolly Vardens  are also to be had. At the mouth of  the river������������������Cowichan Ray���������salmon  run' winter, spring and fall, some  specially large ones coming in during (he latter season.  But the most thrilling sport of all  is to be obtained at CamobeU Rivor,  the  stream,  which   for   the   present  marks the northern boundary of the  transcontinental  Highway, atid'which  is   situated   about    two   days'  easy  motor   drive    from    Victoria.      The  Campbell'River takes its rise in the  mountain lakes in the interior of th������  Island and comes'pounding and roar  ing down  to  the saa. as noisy  anc;  impetuous as a wild be������������t suddeih  unleashed,    except    for    the    spot>  where it widens out  into the. Cam n  bell Lakes, and here it is as peace  fully serene  as  the  blue sky  itself  Eight   miles  in   from   its   mouth   k  toss-? down a great cliff to find ar.  other bed for itself over a hund/ed  .and fifty feet 'below. The faWs here,  are among the most magnificent to  be found in the West.' All along the  Ca.mpoul! River, where the current  permits, is fine trout fishing, but it  is not the ioy;of landing the speckled  beauties which brings most fishermen to this stream.  During the months of August tha  magnificent specie-known as the bij?  "Tyee .Salmon" (King Sulmon) come  to the mouth of this river on its way  to the spawning beds; and to appreciate just- how endlessly excitinjf  fishing can really be. one should see  what goes on here at .the height of  the season.- The fish run up to sixty  pounds and over, and it is no uncommon sight to see a half a dozen  boats all playing tyces at the ssnia  time. The water itself is never  quiet, for here you feel the current,  of the boisterous river, and the swell  from the sea. Add to this the nois������  of men and women .shouting, your  own lines singing in your car's, the  boat laid over almost on its side  from the pull of.the heavy fish fighting for its life, and you have, enough  "thrills" to make you remember th������  occasion. Many is the tyce that {fives  the fisherman from a half-hour to  an hour's hard work before he is  finally gaffed. '  The traps and seines of the com-  mercial fishermen are threatening  the_ magnificent, river? of British  Columbia,'and'the.Government is,endeavoring to cope- ���������-ith this'menace,  At present th������ ���������i-������'s is before the  feri?ra! avtheriti^-. and- lovers "ot  geed sport will ho-'e to see snch laws -  ?r.������orced a? will. "?serve our fisheries for all tirve to come. ���������- ' N,  lieBertrand Seg"-..i;i.'���������  ily evaporated, a very simple mixing  device was all that was necessary.  The gasoline was placed in a small  tank and the air led over it or  "h rough if and so a mixture was  made.    This did not give much pow-  s'ies have presented extension courses for the benefit of farmers and  j others. To this end-the educational  authorities -have co-operated with  farmers', organizations   with   ' highly  er, particularly where different .encouraging results. In the case -of  speeds were required, as the gasoline ' Manitoba a course of lectures was  vapor and air wore not always mixed given on rural economics aud sciol-  in the right proportions, but the motorists of that time were not very exacting or critical. But- with the .,  improvement in engines came a de- other, sections ol the community, :;Iu  mand for a better mixing device and .Ontario also, the University of Tov-  the present, efficient carbureter was onto, was' induced (o give a similar  evolved, which     leaves  little  to    be c0l,rse.     A  note-worthy' feature  fi0f  Ogy, supplemented by special lectures  en a variety of subjects appealing?-to  desired. The air is drawn through it  by suction from the engine. Gasoline is fed into the stream of air in  ust the right proportions to give    a  the course was' the taking of students  to the stock-yards, the abattoirs, and  other  places of  a   practical  illustra-  powerful explosion at any speed    of ,tive value.    It is felt that the alliance  the engine. The manner in which  this mixture is drawn into the engine and the. way it is used to make  power will now be described.  The complete operation of the engine takes place in four strokes    of  thus established between the agricultural industry and those engaged  in educational work will tend to ... a'  better understanding of' economic  problems which affect the welfarer.of  town   and   country   alike.���������Dominion  the piston, a    stroke    being a move  ment of the piston    from the top to  Department of Agriculture  bottom of the cylinder.  On the suction or inlet stroke    the  piston  mov.es downward,   making  ��������� The   Bohn   refrigerator   cars  that  a are being n--ed by .the Canadian Precondition  of partial/vacuum, or sue- ific Railway to ship strawberries   aro  tion in the upper part of the cylinder.    The inlet" valve is opened    by  the cam shaft, allowing atmospheric  pressure to force the air through the  carbureter, where it takes up the  right amount of gasoline through the  inlet valve and into the combustion  space.above the piston.  On the. compression stroke the piston is forced upward by the crank  shaft. Both valves are closed and  the gas is ' forced into the head of  the cylinder, from which place' it  cannot escape. As gas is elastic and  compressible, it may be forced into a  small space or compressed. This  operation brings the piston to the  top and prepares the cylinder for tho  next stroke.  The Power Stroke.���������The ignition  system is set to give a spark in the  cylinder just as the piston is about  to start down. This sets fire to the  inflaniable gas and so produces the  explosion. The heat of the explosion expands the gas rapidly, making  the power necessary to force the  piston down. This power is then  transmit ted by means of the connecting rod. crank-shaft, fly-wheel and  the different parts of the transmission to the rear wheels, and drives  the car.    The cylinder is now    filled  with useless gas which    must be expelled and we have.  The Exhaust Stroke.���������The piston  moves upward again and the exhaust-  valve is opened by the cam shaft. The  burnt gas is forced out by the piston,  passing through-..the exhaust manifold, the muffler, and finally reaching the outside air.    -  To repeat in a few words:  1. The Suction Stroke.;���������The' inlet  valve opens and the piston ��������� moves  downward, sucking in the fresh  charge of gasoline vapor and air.  t. The Compression Stroke.-���������The  piston inovec! upward, with both val-  veu closed, and the gas is compressed.  :.!. The Bower Stroke.^���������The compressed gas is ignited by the electric  spark. The exploding gas forces the  piston-downward. Beth valves must  be closed.  4. The Exhaust Stroke.���������The ex-  ������haust valve opens and the piston  sweeps upward, forcing out the burnt  gas, making room for a fresh charge.  Then the four operations are repeated.      '  Recalling the statement (that a  stroke is a movement of the piston  from top to bottom or from bottom  to top of cylinder, it will be   evident  ..not   giving, so   much   satisfaction -'as-  the     improved  Brine    Tank car did  last year.     We  know  that    weather  conditions in B. C. have been .against perfect scr���������'ee. >  We would recommend trying more  Brine Tank cars with B.* C. raspberries. The Vancouver Island cars all  showed a liftle'mould at. the car door  and back towards the ice bunlicrs  they were excellent. The damage by  mould and over-ripeness amounted  to from 5 to 10 per cent, of the load.  This in our opinion could all be saved by precooling at shipping point,  and using the improved Brine Tank  car.  Merchants and individuals received I.c.I. -shipments of berries this  year have taken.lots of grief owiiig  to soft and mouldy berries. All the  dealers are convinced that the refrigerator car lot shipments are the only  way to shin strawberries, raspberries, loganberries and hla<'i'ber.rics.  The service civr.ii by the Dom'"inn  Express Co.. this year is excellent  We see more rough hati'Bine in' Hie  wholesale handling out of cars than  we find "where the rush is greatest  at the Depot... The roug'mess referred to as seen on wholesale wagons,  is not general and at Dip worst is not  serious. The service improves annually at the distributing end. but is  still far behind the care given at  loading  end.  LIQUOR STORE Ji������  OPKN-EH AT r.tDMji:  LADNTJ1I. July l::.���������Dolta's new  government liquor store has been hi  operation since Monday, with I'kI .  Mr Rao. in charge. Considerable  business is being done at the store.  the residents"feeling..--pleased, at tlie  elimination'of the trip to either Vancouver or New Wetmiuster for the  purpose of securing the brown paper  parcels'.  Fir.l8T.0Al*. OK It.- C. OIIttltRIKS  'the Mutual Brokers had the first.  car lot of B. C. cherries in Calgary  la/st Friday. They were mostly Black  Tartarians and Royal Anns. They arrived in good condition. The car  wan divided between Calgary, Regfna  and Winnipeg. The arrival of n.  car of good cherries from B. C. is a  welcome change from the Governor  Woods and Richmonds cominc in hv  L. C. L.  Everyone should have an /'ideal1''-  but he should not remodel It into an  "idol."  *'��������� ''��������� ��������� y.7e *"."  f'f-S. THE A&Boi'SFOtfb POSl\  ABBOTSPOnb,   6.  ii.  KMMjMW*1**  M^Curi^Mfa  ..a^M^eaarcHajW'KiJ- ���������������������������������������������mw>m n>'^*yeaax|BinwMPi  That the best, ol" Meats can be purchased al.'lhis Store   .  Wc select our Boat" with intelligence:  that,':   why one  of our roasts make such a fine meal. , .  Try one of our prime roasts and be convinced. ��������� ;  -.    WHITE & ��������� CARMICH AEL  Abbotsford, B.C.  ' B.   0.   Phone' 4 1.  Farmers'  Phone IflO'J  To Cool Hot Engines thai do not give satisfaction.   Our cooling-coni';o.urid never fails lo work.  We have many satisfied customers.  DONE IN ABBOTSFORD  AND DONE RIGHT  By lhe Abbotsford Garuye and Machine Shop, Ltd  The superiority of our Repair Work is winning  for. I his establishment not only the good will and  patronage but the esteem of all. car owners and  one reason we can guarantee our work is because  our workers are all mechanics..  Don't forget our Specialties:  LATHE-WORK,  ACETYLENE- WELDING AND CUTTING  OVERHAULING and RE-CHARGING OF  BATTERIES  ELECTRIC MOTORS   INSTALLED   AND  RE-WOUND  We guarantee all our ivork lo be Satisfactory.  Abbotsford Garage & Machine Shop  Limited  Phone, B. C 7 ABBOTS FORD IJ. C.   '     Farmers 1918  HSBOIESISeVM  Buy Your Goods At  HUNTINGDON, B- C.  THE COUNTRY STORE  withllie CITY SERVICE  ^IA,.  Under authority of the  SOLDiKIt     (SETTLEMENT     BOARD  OE CANADA  There will he offered for sale the  following   lumber   on  TUESDAY, JULY  10th, 1021.  At. the property recently occupied  hy Edward Boy, 1 1-2 miles east of  Abbotsford:  ..  Approximately 900 ,L'(. lumber (2>d  3x1!.  2x12.   4x4.)  Approximately 3500 ft. shiplap  ���������ind drop siding.   ' '���������  Soldier settlers may purchase' on  requisition with authority of their  local supervisor.  The abovo will be offered in lots  Sale to commence at I p.m.  Terms':   CASH.  twuhSBzjrsicxaa?c<*atBua>uBCcsti>zom  v������.;-'..    V'   ... -:'���������,������������������  '^vvS-   .  "^.'Sr-,  .(:;;!.��������� brca.i' unuj as  icgulaiiy  as  the  sun,  ^^/^ft*     freshly baked for you  ilpf ������l|L^ each ". morning,    and  '"^^   Ipii^'^  brings     health      and  S^gS^^^^"   sirength    to   all   who  ������������������^^^^^^0^^-      cat it.       ���������   _'  Palroni/.e the l)read made   in   Abbotsford. and  keep the money al homo:  Bakers bread ,keeps the house cool  ALBERT LEE,  Baker  and Grocer  PUBLIC SALE  Under authority of the  SOLDIER    SETTLEMENT    ItOAKU  Or  CANADA  There will be offered for sale tb'-.  following   lumber   on  TUESDAY,   JULY   l������TH,   lU2i  At thov'property ..recently occupied  by Herbert Weiford, 1-2 mile east of  Peardonville School:  Approximately   28000  shingles.  Approximately 800 l'(. 2x4 (.10 ft.'  12 ft. 10 ft.)  Approximately  ed. rough.  Approximately  2200   ft.  1000   ft'.  ' in00   ft.  2xJ   niix--  shiplap  r  shiplap  A T. N. T. Explosive of great strength,  safety and freedom from noxious fumes  No Headaches  Take advantage of. lhe   Government,   refund of  $2.50, up lo len cases of powder, and blow  your 'stumps  ���������1000 ft. rough   1 in.  Approximately  No.. 2.  Approximately  lumber.  Approximately  4000  shims.  Soldier settlers' may purchase    on  requisition   with   authority   of   their  local   field   supervisor.  -The above will be'offered in lots.   ���������  Sale to commence at 3 p.m.  Terms:   CASH.  Insurance of all kinds  ���������    NOTARY PUBLIC-  Marriage Licences Issued.  REAL. IflSTATJO-���������iMonoy lo .Loan t������u Mood Kami Mort(ruges  A.- McCallum  Abbotsford  GOVERNMENT  OPERATION  OP RAILWAYS  .That Government operation of  Railways is not altogether the sad  failure predicted by' " many fireside  critics of limited knowledge' the following encomiums on Canadian-National Railways service will bear  out:  "Recently we made a trip by Canadian National Railways from Edmonton to Victoria via Prince Rupert  We were impressed most, favorably  by the'courteous treatment extended by'the various Railway men with  whom we came in contact. A little  "thank you,"  "May"'-I  help you,"    ai  Nabob Jellies, 3 for ...:.: :. 55c  Jello, special, 2 for ....". '.  25c  Libbyvs Pineapple, per tin 28c  Stower's Lime Juice .:  65c,  PRESERVING    SUPPLIES    AT   CASH  PRICES  AG. ANDREWS  ABBOTSFORD,   B.   C.  OASHH    GROOEK  CANADA'S   EXPORT   OF BACON  friendly "Good morning," a wise suggestion  to  the  inexperienced   travel-  The Dominion to Offer Prizes  for the Encouragement  of  Boys' jukI Girls' Pig Clubs  During   recent   years,   and   partic-  ler, and'    calling    attention   to     the ! ularly during    the war    period Can-  / NEED YOUR BUSINESS  Farmers' Phone 1303  points of interest," as we passed  through the beautiful scenery did not.  detract tlie train crew fronr their  regular duties and it did lend more  than some may appreciate to the welfare and happiness of your patrons.  If these apparently small and unimportant details continue it will  have a far-reaching and bcnefioifil  effect in attracting the travelling public over your road.'.' ..  Another   passenger   writes:      "The  THAT'S A GREAT TDEA  Where did he find it? There's  nothing new under the Sun, but there  is a great deal we forget which exists  under Old Sol's rays.  "That's a nice cheque!" we say,  and then deposit it in the Bank.  "That's a great, idea!" we think,  and plan to    remember it. and in    a  developed  few days we have forgotten it.  One  Business Digest    Service,  In  ; ada's   export bacon trade  ; v������ry rapidly.    This is proven by the'..       .      ,. .        .    .  . , " " , |its advertising, features this' careless  ji.aet that last year exports of bacon jioss of valuable ideas and'Tow of us  : from the Dominion amounted" in. val- can afford'to overlook the moral���������  j ue to $34,000,000 and that    our kil- j������������ .i"st read what they say:  i lings' of' hogs in eight years doubled   ,   "How many f06? business    ideas  , .,      , ,  ,., ,  i have you    overlooked  or     forgotten  ;m  number,  while those ot Denmark jdlin-ng the past year_ hundred-dol-  ;and   Treland  decreased   considerably, j lar ideas, thousand-dollar ideas? You  ��������� with the return, to normal conditions. ' never make a dollar without a dollar-  idea or a million dollars without    a  million-dollar idea.     In other words,  ideas arc the life of business���������ideas  !vigorous efforts will have to be made  | in order to    maintain this    position.  The Live Stock  Branch of the  Dom-  A TEETOTALER'S LAPSE  The absent minded person frequently lays himself open to criticism, as in the following case.  Some years ago a temperance  meeting was arranged at Rochester,  and Dean Farmr of Canterbury was  to occupy the chair. But when the  day came, Dr. Farrar, instead of  alighting at Rochester, absent mind-  edly traveled on to London, a destination that he was more "accustomed to; and the meeting had to be  held without, him. When Dean Hole  heard what had happened he exclaimed with a chuckle. "Ah, that's the  worst of these teetotalers���������-they, never know when to'stop!"  that when my wife and family   come  , home they will go back to Vancouver  j over the Canadian-National Railways.  | For family travel it is really unexcelled."  And from another: "The trip across  Every    inquiry    received    by    the ' thfi' Continent _ was simply a  picture  greatest   adding   machine     company . froni start to finish; there being such  in the world is carefully followed up. i a   variety   ot'     scenery-���������mountains  They say:     "Al our American  sales ' Hnovv waterfalls, lakes, rivers, plains',  last year were made to concerns that, \ Fn.nal.������������������    n, , , ' ..   -���������  at some time or other, answered our ! ,oie^s���������������"9 wonders why people go  advertisements. We consider this a'a,,roa(1 fo>'scenery when there !s ������.">  pretty good endorsement of the val-.much variety at home; The no���������>~\.  ue   of   inquiries." j odation on the    train,    both    In.;-  ft is a fact that we can only elim-: Sleeping   and   Dining   car   v;-.   Mi-  mate waste and get    maximum    re-   ������miqI   ir ���������ni a��������������������������� .���������      ,  turns when we cease to consider first'?        ' 8l,pei,or to an>'u*1***    '  costs in our efforts to get the high-!      vc lraveI'ed on; and the    employes! percentage  of returns. j('������������ of the Company were exceedingly  ������������������  "  ������������������ j courteous and vied with each other in  The population  of  British   Colum-. looking    after the    comfort of    the  bia is now up to 718,480. This means'passengers."  increase of 8.'!  per  cent,     since'  ,,    . ,  ..       , -     -  -          _   jare money.    You take good care    of  Loot lecommendation  I  can    give  is.inkm Department of Agriculture hasLvour ca<  fin  I!HI. and B. C. leads the whole Dom  inion.  The Gregory Tire and Rubber  Company at Port Coquitlam have  turned out in one day 8 6 tires. Their  are about 50 employees on the plant.  The tire makers are being trained ah4  gradually  increased.  Cheap things are made for people  who cannot pay more. The people  who buy goods or services in this  way invariably pay out more in the  end by having paid less in the beginning.  Miss W. Webb of the Koofonay  lake General Hospital staff, Nelson,  15. C. is spending her vacation with  her parents at White'Rock.  Mr. Lincoln's faith in God was  qualified by a very well-founded distrust of the wisdom of man.  entered upon  a  special  campaign  to  stimulate  the production of hogs of  the bacon type.    In co-operation with  , tiie  provincial     departments,  an  ar-  Irangement   has   been   made  to   offer  rr.t.ractive prizes to members of boys'  and girls'  pig clubs who exhibit    at  local Tairs, both for quality of product  r-nd ability in judging.    Where    such  ���������clubs do not. exist, attempts' at organization   will  be made.     The idea    is  rot only to stimulate and sustain pro-  ���������''uction,  but  to  circulate knowledge  f  actual   market  requirements  and  'hus to create a-  standard    type    of  bacon  hog for the entire Dominion  When it-is    stated that the    British  : market  imports' annually    500,000,-  000 pounds of lincon.''   utulorstaiiriiug  is possible of the value of the trade  jlhat is at stake. -   It is    hardly    iiec-'  'essary to suggest that the hearty co-  ,. operation   of   farmers'  and .-everyone  .interested is hoped for.    Rules    and  I regulations' governing  the   eompe'.i-  tion may be obtained from the Dominion   Live   Stock     Commissioner  at  Ottawa���������Dominion     Department   of  Agriculture.  H "  you know where it is and  draw upon it when yoi need it���������but  where do you bank your ideas?"  "I have captured many a good  idea," says John Wanamaker, "because I acted - before the idea got  past."  BO VAL BANK BRANCH  AT IVfcKAY  OPENED  A branch of the Royal Bank has  been opened at McKay, Burnaby, occupying temporary premises at  .'?97f) Kingsway. The manager is A.  R. McLean, who has been transferred  from the main office in Vancouver.  The banking facilities' thus provided  are welcomed by the Burnaby residents and" business people in this  growing section of Kingsway.  GERMANY  MAY  BE  ASKED TO ATTEND  LONDON, July 13.���������A report was  curronLin London yesterday that  President Harding may invite Germany and Russia to the conference  on account of France's objection to  disarming unless those two powers  likewise agree  to disarm.  1  About 1000 delegates' will probably attend the next annual conven-  tio of the Good Roads Association of  Canada, if it is held in Victoria next  year.    .-' ���������

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