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 ������ *>  %^>.  .'A  ii  Ul  w  Ii-  I-  I  i  ith which is incorporated "The Huntingdon Star"  aamiaur.;  Vol. XV L, No. 5.  "''"��������� * ������������������������������������*��������� ��������� --r.''  M_ri_uu..i.r^,.'.,i.iii,j:,.,;jr:::  V~������;.TM-~,.'l,i  mi ijii. ji.j^iip  ^WHM."..1..' .^.V.-J....  ABBOTSFORD. B, C. 'FjRIDAY,   JUNE 7, 1918  ^1^8       $1.00 per Year  OANADA   RFC'lSTRATlON'    KOAKD.  last)  Card fur Males  1. . Naino in  full- surname  Address (permanent) ?  2. Ago?     Date of birtii?  County  birth?       '  3.     Race? ���������; Speak  English   (IS)  PERSONALS  F7SOM THE FRONT  By "the barrel  EXHIBITION  WILL-BIO  UK LI)   IX  THE   FALL  By the ton By the ton  ALWAYS ON HAND  e also buy egs End Poultry  tore  flmnreaBBSWHiaBBMaKM^^  milk stand to be erected on the C. Is\  R.   at the  Rotluff  road,  east, of  tho  Matsqui     station;, ancl   the  other  is  with reference -fco-th.cicosa-foad cross  ing on tho Great Northern  railway.  A protest, owing to danger to tho  children attending.the Dumicli school  close  by,   was   received     from     the  school board against tiie council leasing  the  municipal   hall  grounds   for  the pasturing horses. If horses were pas-  re-   tured the board would ask the council   to  fence  in  the  school  grounds.  The council stated    that"   only    one  horse was being pastured at present  and   in  any  event  horses   would   be  kept off while the school was in session.  \V. A. James, Vancouver, wrote  complaining against cattle breaking  into fields which he was endeavoring  to conserve for hay, and he wanted  to know if there was a pound bylaw  in effect. The council will inform  liim that the bylaw docs nor affect  his property. The following school  accounts were passed: Teachers' salaries $126 0; janitors' salaries  ancl other accounts $14 6.  French (F)?  4.     British subject?  l-'ly   Naturalization?     If  wii i ch  The Misses Steecie returned home  last Thursday from Port Alberni  where  they  have  been  most  of  tiit  By birth?  naturalized,  your? . '"'What place?  0.    If   not   a; British   subject,   to  what country do you owe allegiance?  6.    Single (S)/Married (M)  Widow i W), or Divorced (D) ?  7.,   How many children under 16  years?  8.    Physical disabilities,  f).    If registered    under  Service Act what is your  ber? J  (a) Present  time, since the Now Year. Miss Alice  has resumed her teaching again.  Mr. Chas. Bell was a visitor Lo Van  couver last week and Mr. Joe Heath  (From   Fraser  Valley  Record.)  In a, recent communication to a  resident ot Mission City the following comments appeared:  The civilian population of England  are certainly hard pressed but not so  inr>i-������.i .,fr,>p h,������������������ !���������(,.-���������,j,, i,���������..        * i i      1)ad as some may think.      They are  looKeii alter ins in treats here until ho   ,   .      ,,        ���������, ,   ,  ���������     <. ,   .. ,     ���������,  [ only allowed 1-4 lb of butter or lard  for each  person  a  Week  .sugar,   tea'  if any?  Military  serial 'num-  An  exhibition     will  be  held   this  year in the Agricultural hall at Gilford and although no date has been  set yet it will be some Lime during  September. At the meeting of  Matsqui council on Saturday a  quest was received from the association for a grant ancl it was do-jilod  that $100 should be given. There  was no exhibition held in "Matsqui  last year, the association cancelling  it on account of war and financial  conditions. '  Philip Jackman, secretary of the  Matsqui Farmer'r. Institute, wrote  making application for the use of the  municipal hall and grounds on July  1  for the annual    picnic and dance  occupation (if  "What is your regular occupat-  YVhat other work can you do  held by the Institute.  The  request  was granted and the council made a  grant of $15 towards the celebration.  It was decided by the council, subject  to equal assistance from the school  board, to underbrush and remove the  windfalls on the hall ' grounds and  burn the rubbish.  Mosquito  Districts  -A report was received from the  provincial executive council stating  that sanction had been given by the  Lieut.-Governor to t he extraordinary  traffic bylaw submitted by t he council. A letter from Premier Oliver's  private secretary stated that he had  received the letter from Matspui requesting definition of the boundaries  cf the mosquito districts. Owing to  the premier's absence in the east the  letter had been referred to the Hon.  E. D. Barrow, who-replied that, having regard to the fact that there is  no legislation on the statute book  dealing with mosquito control, it  therefore appeared to him that he  had no power to take any action  aloi\g tho lines suggested in the  council's letter.  It. F. Hay ward, general manager  of tine Western Canada Power Co.,  wrote that at the request of the municipality the company would move  the transformers at Clayburn on account of the moving of the, muni  cipal gravel plant..  The tender from Edward Nascou,  Aldergrove, offering to purchase SO  acres in section 5, township 13, for  the taxes against the property amounting ao about $4 00 was accepted.  The council confirmed the reeve's  action in awarding the contract for  painting the municipal hall to Nels  Olund for the sum of $135. The contract on the. Mount Lehman road was  awarded to Charles B. Gephart for  the sum of $275.  Councillors Appointed.  Councillor Melander and Councillor Aish were appointed to attend  the session of the board of railway  commissioners, to be field in Vancouver on June 6, in connection ;>itli two  matters.    One is the request for a  $87  EXTRA RUN ON PERRY  Arrangements have been made for  the months of June, July and August  to give an extra run on the Mission-  Mafsqui  ferry.  The ferry will make the usual runt;  and at 6.5 0 p. m. will leave the Mission side, returning leaving Matsqui  side at 7:00 p.in.  This extra run is for week days  only. The Sunday service will not  be changed.  H UNTINGDON   NOTES.  Mr. T. Fraser York, sr., having received honorable discharge irom the  home forces, has returned to attend  to his home interests.  On making his third attempt to  join up, Mr. Oliver B latch ford is  ordered back to "keep on farming"  unless called for.  The waters out over the prairie  are rising again , for the third and  last time, it is expected.  Mr. Ledingham, returned missionary trow India, on furlough, gave a  lecture at St. Paul's, Huntingdon, on  liis work among the Hindus.  Mr. G. Blair, of Now Westminster,  was out on the prairie recently visiting his tenants on the old York  estate, and oaring for other interests  out there. Mr. Blair is pleased with  the prospects both for a good season  and a good dyke.  Mr. ,1. Langs of    Rosedale  Sunday in Mission City.  epent  DRESSMAKING   and  SEWING   of  any   kind.    Apply  to   Mrs.   Stewart,  Weatherhead    Cottage,    corner      oi'  Mission  and  City, B.  O -. J. i  :c   ii  C.  10.  any) ?  (b)  icn?  (c)  well ?  Length of service in (a)  (b)  (c).  It. if an employee, state employer's name  Address. Natui'e of business.  12. Do' your circumstances 'permit wou to serve in the present national crisis, by ^hanging your present occupation to some other for  which you are qualified, if the conditions  offered  be  satisfactory?  (a) Where you can return home  daily?-,   (b)   Aw'.vy. from   homo? ���������-  13. (a) Were you brought'up on  a farm? Until what ago? (b) Have  you worked on farm?      How long?  (c) Are you retired farmer? (d)  Can you handle horses? Drive tractors? Use farm machinery?  (e) Are you willing to do farm  work? Where? During what periods?  1 affirm that I have verified the a-  bove answers and that they are true.  Signature of  Registrant.  Card  for Females  Name in full  (surname last)?  Age  Address (permanent) ?  Nationality?     Can   you   speak  English?    French?  5. British subjewi? by birth?  naturalization?       marriage?  7. How many children or wards  under 16? Will these children lie  corded by another registrant?  S. Do your health ancl home ties  permit you, if required, to give full-  time paid work?  Registrants answering "NO"' here  need not answer any of the following  questions: if answering "YE3': or, if  in doubt, should fill up rest of card.  All must sign affirmation.)  9. Do your circumstances permit  you to live away from homo?  10. What is your present main  occupation?  (a) Jf in business as employer,  slate number of employees.  (b) If an employee, state n;nnc,  business ancl address of employer.  -(c) if full-time voluntary worker,  state  name of  Society served.  11. State particulars ot each, if  you have  (a) Trade or profession?  (b) Degree,.diploma or certificate?  (c) Special training?  12. State length of experience, i-f  any in: (years) (a) General farming  "(b) Truck farming (c) Fruit farming  (d) Poultry farming (e) Dairy farming.  Can you  Drive a tractor?  Drive a motor car?  Drive a horse?  Harness a  horse?  Do plain  cooking?  Indicate 'here ciiy  practical experience  possess not already recorded.  15. Considering your health,  training nnd experience, and the national needs, in what capacity do you  think you could serve best?  10. Do your circumstances permit you to give regular full-time service with remuneration?  I  affirm  that  I  have verified  above answers aud    that    they  true.  Signature of Registrant.  Then on the bad-   ��������� " "i    '-'���������"'  Deputy Regiulni r'r. Report is  ..'.:  Thr> following .j the printed iu...  :.-.���������:��������� on it:  I certify that the    registrant    ap  re-  li i-o  re-  on  the  13.  fa)  (I))  (c)  (d)  lo)  , J.-I.  ion or  q i) a! idea t-  w lu'ch you  fie  are  :ie  Mi  returned.   '  Mrs. Alex. Johnson and Mrs. H.  Homowocd, of Vancouver, were visitors to Abbotsford last week. Mrs.  Johnson was the,guest of Mrs. Dan  Smith while Mrs. Home wood visited  with her sister, Mrs. John McCallum.  Miss Urquhart ancl Miss Graham  spent last week end and the King's  birthday in Vancouver.  Mr. Furlott has purchased a large  automobile and intends running a  jitney to White-Rock every Sunday  during the summer.  Mr. T. Williams sold liis big white  "bug" auto to the Vancouver fire  department. It is surely some engine  Mrs.c Clarence McCallum ancl little daughter went home from the hos  Pital last Friday. ��������� <  Mr. Colin Fraser wrote home saying there is some difference between  farming on the prairie ancl. in British' Columbia.. Sit oh a plough and  go one and a half miles long. Some  ploughing.--*     -'..-.-.J.-"    . .-  Mrs. Gazley and, Mrs. Mclvinnon  are  both very sick this week.  The   Ladies  Aid   was  held  at   the  home of Mrs.  Parton on Wednesday j  Quite  a  number  were    present and  considerable     business     transacted.{  The next meeting will be held at the \  home of Mrs. Hannah Fraser in two  weeks  fro mlast Wednesday.  Mr. Dave Nelson has gom-i to  side in Vancouver, having sold  ranch.  - Mr. and'Mrsr. Fred Currie ?a-e  joicing over a son that arrived  Sunday morning. ���������  Mr.    Wagstaff,   machinest   in  Clayburn brickya rds    has     bought  out the  garage  in  Abbotsford   from  Dr.   F.   A.   Swift.  Mr. Ferris is back on his duties  again, after being , kicked on the  knee by a horse two or three weeks  ago.  Mrs. Groat and her thro 3 little  children left on Wednesday evening  by C. P. R. for the east. She intends  visiting her sister a -month at Ker-  robcrt, Sask. and spend the remainder of the summer with her parents  at   Elk   Horne,   Manitoba.  The W. C. T. U. are going to hold  a . lawn social on the afternoon of  Tuesday-, June 18fh, to hear the  reports of the delegates who are  going to Victoria next weeic. Mrs.  Rev. Robertson, Mrs. Tapp and Mrs.  Parton are appointed as delegates.  The social will be held on Mrs. J.  F. Boyd's lawn.  Communion services will be held  in the Presbyterian church on Sunday morning.  Mr. Donald McKenzie went to Vancouver last week to report.  Reports are that the mosquitoes  are very bad out at the camps already.  Mr. and Mrs. McMcnemy were unfortunate enough on Sunday morning' to have three geese. 12 goslings  a hen and a chick killed by dogs.  The Fraser Valley Presbyterian  Ministerial Association will meet at  the manse.- Abbotsford on Wednesday afternoon next the 12lh inst.  Tim Rev. and Mrs. Campbell of East  Collingwood will ��������� be present. On  Thursday afternoon the .13th Mrs.  Campbell is to address the Women's  Institute at Huntingdon.  Pte. Stewart McPhee is home'for  a few  holidays.  each 1-4 lb., of, butter or lard for  each person a week, 1-4 ib and 2  ounces of cheese. They get 1-2 lb of  bacon which costs is 6p (Mc^'i a  pound and 1-2 lb of resh .meat a  week'. So you see they have nothing  to spare. I had to go to the' food  controller and get a meat, Un, sugar  and butter ration card for the j'iva  di.ys i was there.  Speaking  of  the  voyage  over  the  same writer says:  It was just after entering.the danger 'zom .when  two shots wore Jlrod'  by  one  of  the transports.    Tho  de-  ofr-.yvers were on the job in.about 2  sec  nds and fired at the sub, biif'shu  ducked, so  the destroyer droppen  a  aepth charge.    It is a very high explosive which loks something like an  b-gallon barrel and explodes on con-  '.uif-tion.    There was a    terrible    explosion and  it seemed as it an acie  of wafer shot up about 100 feet high  .' nd  the Gormai.'s had one sub lobs.  The bra.t was about 20 0.yards off so ���������  everything-u.-19.-.plainly- seen.    Another one  was shot at about 1--2 an  hour later but she got away.      The  destroyers are funny little boats,that  look  like a conglomeration of guns  and wireless apparatus,    but    quick.  They just shoot along. There were 12  transports and a cruiser   aloug    and  they were met by 5 destroyers at the  clanger zone.  RAILWAY JS  APPROVED  I     A bylaw giving permission to the  j Miami Corporation "Wilmington. U. S.  ! A. and Vancouver, to construct crossings, level ancl overhead, across cer-  . tain reads of Maple Ridge, passed the  ; first,   second   ancl   third   readings  at  jtbe municipal council meeting on Sat-  . ii relay last after several adjustment*.  j The Miami Corporation    propose    to  ! con&f.ruct a  logging  railway  from  a  j point on the Fraser river, near -Kan-  |aka creelr, across the municipal border on its northern  Lillooet limits to  Lease W. where they    have    10.000  acres approximately of what Mr. N. S.  Lougheed described as one of the fin-i  est timber tracts in B. C.    The purpose of the railway is the transportation of logs snd timber to the Fra-  sor   but it will provide labor an:l markets lo the settlers.    The proposition  comes before the railway commission  ers at its meeting in Vancouver tin's  week.    The plebiscite of the people  will be taken on June 18. Meantime  the consent of the council strengthens  the application   before  the  railway commission.  i  COURT OF REVISION  The  Sumas  Court  of  Revision  of  the 1918 assessment roll was held in  the municipal    hall    Saturday    last.  There were no appeals from the municipality  but several   property-own-  ersof  the  Huntingdon  townsite  protested  against the  municipal .issess-  ment where it differed from that-of  the :provincial  assessor.    The  municipality taxes the townsite for school  j purposes ancl the ratepayers coutend-  | ed   that   the   tax   should   be  on   the  ���������:provincial assessment.        They were  succesful in their contention.  pears to understand ihe answer?; to  which he (she) has-subscribed'; that  I have witnessed her (his) signature  and that all of her (his) answers are  '.rue according, to (he best of my  knowledge, information and belief,  except as fo'lov/s:  A /KO th.it the registrant a liege:;  the following reasons for her (hir,i  dOj.iy in  registering.  Signature ot Deputy Registrar  V. M. C. A. Campaign at Ay;:sr<u  The campaign for the military V.  M. 0. A. was carried on on Tuesd-y  Wednesday and Thursday of la-1  week. The canvassers have mor''j  than doubled the objective of $250  set for them. The returns have been  completed in cash and show a total  of ?624.75, which includes the grant  from the. council ancl the Victory  Loan Commission. The success of  the campaign is to be largely credited to the leadership of Capt^ J, J.  Logan. 19  1  PAGE TWO  THE'ABBOTSFORD POST  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  Published Every Friday  J. A. Bates, Editor and Proprietor  ..'-LJ'IL"l-i'J..-'J. .'.U.i. .'U- JJUULX..JJ. 'JlL.!^l'l.?U..',.Lggr  FRIDAY,  JUNE   7,   19.18  A great day to be remembered  throughout the Dominion of Canada  will be the 22nd 'of June next, when  the man and woman power of the  dominion will be registered. This is  practically what the people.have asked i or. The-former registration did  not appear to be satisfactory but. the  present method will give information  about every person between the age  of JO and GO and sonic information  abo.il. the younger members of the  l'aiuiiy as well. It will be the duty of  everyone to register that day at some  point, of which they will have' due  nonce of some kind.  ���������llie questions which have to have  written answers to appear elsewhere  in this paper and it would be well for  -ail io look them over ancl decide how  they are to be answered correctly.  Hon. Mr. Barrow in reply to tho  Matsqui council states that there is  ^.i' legislation,on the statute books of  theprovince dividing tho districts in-f  to mosquito areas ancl cannot therefore assist the farmers.  ���������If this legislation was promised if  seems strange that our premier did  overlook it.  ing in the house are devoutly wishing  Hi at lie might turn his attention to  iederal' politics so that they would be  rid of him in the province. But.Mr.  Bowser has one object in view. As  member of the government, be labored early ancl late for the benefit of  the people of this province, oO nine h  so in fact, that he suffered in Imaii.h  on account of the work performed.  As leader of the opposition, he is still  desirous of doing wmif he car. io protect the people and to direct as far  as possible in his c.ipacify .beneficial  legislation. Tho L:st session, when  the lull record is known, will be a  tribute to Mr. Bowser and nis labor  in behalf of the people, and notwithstanding the scurrilous attacks of  portions of the press and some of  tho people, Mr. Bowser today is boing  recognized as one of the ablest men  of the province as well as one who  would use his ability for the advancement of the best interests of Uritisli  Columbia.���������Standard-Sentinel.  Til 10 KL'SSIAN REVOLCnO.Y  ���������   It is needless to ask haw ���������  ine has caught the glint of  gold.    .The -evidence.'in   his  Down in Surrey there is a principal  who will have occupation, iuseful)  during the summer holidays. The  trustees called for tenders for looking after the grounds during the  summer holidays. His tender was  the lowest.  All schol teachers should have useful occupations for the summer holidays but should not put their service  too low���������$70  for'two months.  The Stone-hearted editor of the  little weekly effusion at Port Coquit-  lam became quite congenial last week  and this is what he said:       "Mission  .City is noted for two things���������rhubarb and the Fraser Valley Record."  '' Thanks old chap, its 'fine growing  weather.'  CONTROL OF SWARMING  An exchange whose editor owns a  dog says he paid the city for the necessary jewelry during the past week.  Our sporting editor says that $2 dogs  are luxuries these hard times and  shoud be kept���������even by an editor.  lie up-country papers are all say-  thai the defeated candidate in  [-.vi'.'it   Chilliwack   election   is   a  .���������lis. and will have to take his  medicine.  in  P^  Abraham Lincoln often ised the  expression, "you will find tha heaviest sticks under the best apple  trees." Mr. Lincoln was a practical  piuicsopher and knew more about  humanity than any man in his time.  Far some years past there has been  a certain element in British Columbia  who have blamed everything of a  derogatory character upon Hon. W.  J. Bowser and characterized all that  was low and mean as "Bowserism."  Facts prove substantially the charges  made for or against a public man,  an.vi history is a record that cannot  be denied. Mr. Bowser has been in  public life for a good many years in  British Columbia and during that  time has always been a man who enjoyed hard work and was willing to  accept any responsibility. As a member of the McBride government, holding the portfolio of attorney-general  ho did more than any man over did  in that office to improve the laws of  tiio province and raise the morals of  communities to a higher plane. In the  ;.--. :''iniia:!co of hif, -litty as thes-lead-  uw oilicc-r of tho government, he  :Od no favorites and thereby he  gaiatd the enmity of some people in  hlo own party as well as many in the  apposition.  As premier for a short time he  brought down more constructive legislation than any former premier in  this province in the same period and  much of the prosperity of British Columbia today rests on that legislation.  His personal record is above reproach, ancl although he has little  time for pleasure while in public life,  those with whom he has associated  have always found him genial, comparable ancl upright. The truth of  the matter is, that as leader of the  opposition, he is tho greatest obstaclo  fk::t the present government has. His  farliliarity with the procedure of parliament, his knowledge of proper legislation and his absolute honesty of  purpose have made him a man to fear  by those who would cater more to  power than to legislation that would  benefit the people. Thus it ia that  we find the organs of the government  continually and everlastingly abusing and endeavoring to belittle Mr.  Powser. Nothing wouid suit Premier  Oliver better than to bo rid of that  gentleman, and the premier's follow-  One of the greatest problems in  beekooping today is Hie control ol  swarming. It. is natural for a strong  colony of bees to swarm in eariy  summer when honey is coming in,  but tho breaking up ot the colon}  cuts down the honey yield; while  watching for and hiving swarms  takes a groat deal of the beekeeper's  time, and the swarm may escape,  notice and fly away.  The methods of controlling swarm  ing that have been tested at the  Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa  tall under three heads:  1. General measures. Partly shad  ing the apiary; providing a large entrance with deep space between the  combs and the floor; giving plenty  of room in the brood chamber ana  .supers; and young queens. These  measures, while valuable, have beer,  found insufficient in themselves to  prevent the bees.from raising queens  m preparation for swarming,     v.'.'-'  ,2.  Manipulations to prevent more  I.if a one swarm.     The queen's wings  j arc. clipped,  preferably during I'ruit-  ! bicom, and  when a prime swarm issues and is still in the air, the queen  is  picked  up  from  the  ground   and  placed in a cage, and the hive is removed to a new stand.    A new hive  containing  the caged  queen  is  thei!  placed  on  the  old  stand   to  receive  lae   recurniug swarm,  the uiieen being  liberated later.      Ihe field bees  .jd-t  the Svva.1'111,   ie;'.\iug   the;  pmv..!.  hive so much weakened that it is ucl  iir.i-jiy   to swarm a^iu'ii.       To     ma;:-,  certain ot this,  however,  the pure*,  hhe  may  be  merely   tu.nr.id  arouiu.  and not removed to the distant scam,  until   five  days   later,    'this  meiheu  of swarm control     necessitates    im  mediate  attention   when   the  swam,  issues, but, as the manipulations a:.'.  simple, they can often be carried out  by  the home  folks should  the   beekeeper be away.  3. Manipulations to prevent the  bees swarming altogether. At the  time of writing, none of the manipulations that have been tried has succeeded except the cutting out of all  queen cells every seven or eight days  and this failed during, a heavy honey  flew from clover at Ottawa in lyib  when the bees raised queens from  worker larae, and swarms issued be-  foro the queen-cells were capped over  it lias, however, been found possible  to prevent swarming in out-apiaries,  forty miles nortn of Ottawa, by this  moans, although it entailed weekly  visits from the middle of May until  the middle of August, and much time  way spent in examining eacn colony.  Experiments in the control of  swarming are being continued, especially along the following linos,  which seem the most promising-  (a). Testing the systems of raising brood to the super. Many of  these will delay, swarming under  some conditions.  (b). Finding means by which the  brood chamber may be easily examined without lifting off the supers. A  hive in which the brood combs avc  in a rack that can be drawn out sideways is being tried.  (c). Endeavoring to breed a  strain that will not swarm, of which  the preliminary step is to find out  if the non-swarming character shown  by some queens is inherited. A  queen showing this character was  found to retain it the following y?ar.  FUNERAL OF MRS J. A. LEE  The funeral of the late Mrs. Mildred Lee, widow of ex-Mayo;-' fob:;  A. Lee, was held on Monday after-  iii.:.'n. Services were conducted by  ilr,v. Tf .i. Mclntyre at the family  residence. There was a considerable  *\tlt'ndanco of old timers, including  many prominent citizens.  "ur Len-  Gorman  case   is  not merely to be waiveclNaside. But  the real treason was committed with  open eyes by the' whole Maximalist  conclave, when, after going to Brest-  Litbv.sk with boastings and arrogance  unparallelled announcing that by., a  masterly mobilization of oral cavities  they were going to coerce Tlinden-  .yurg, into a "democratic' peace", at  the first flashings of the Prussian  sword ' they' bent themselves iu ihe  most sudden and humiliating downfall of any great nation since i:d-  sluuzar's night in Babylon. Tho  cause of. democracy has been betrayed throughout, the entire world; and  by a new Judas kiss flic free nations  are sont .into a new Getbseniaue of  desperate war, all because a gang of  propagandists first robbed a great  people of its power and manhood,and  then left it. stripped and fettered before the dospoiler. Beside this f.������at  of the Bolshevists the wildest moa.s-'  tires of Marat and Robespierre seem  those of  prudent mesu.  The Bolshevists' have betrayed  Russia. Unless, of course, -the A-  merican sword restores I ho balance,  unless our nation goes down into tho  Valley of the Shadow of a v;ist national sacrifice they, have betrayed  the freedom of the world. No more  case of sheer cringing cowardice, a)I  circumtsanccs considered, more complete, and viier capitulation of the  unwashed despots of flic New Russia  is to  be  found  in all history.  1G CENT "CASCAftETS;>  FOR'LlVERANDBOW&u  z.  Cur������   Sick    Hsadsche,   Constipation,  Biliousness, Sour Stomach, Bad'  Breath���������Candy Cathartic.  2sT6 odds how bad your liver, stomr. 2I1  or boweJs; how'much your head aches,  how miserable you are from constipation, indigestion, biliousness and sluggish bowels���������you always get relief with  Casearets. They immediately cleanse  and regulate the stomach, remove the  sour, fermenting food and foul gases;  take the excess bile from the liver and  carry off the constipated waste matter  and ������poison from ' the intestines ana  howals. A 10-cent box from your druggist will I.eep your liver and bowelt  clean; stomach sweet and head clear for  month's.    They work while you sleep.  With l.he greater activity . throughout Uie province,  consequent on war Lime, needy, the telephone has been a  great adjunct to the speedy termination of business. It  supplements personal effort to the last degree, in i'act its  usefulness almost speaks for itself. That it is such a  great utility, facilitating endeavor along every line, is clue  to the co-operative human element behind the scenes  which,makes the valuable inanimate equipment intensely  useful.  The aim is to make the telephone of the greatest use  and convenience to every user.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  TELEPHONE Co.  Limited  ARREST EVERY ALE EX  Hoquiam, May 27.���������Federal department of justice agents in this district today arrested Otto jMichaelis,  a German enemy alien, in connection  with   the   fire   which   destroyed   the  Northwestern     Lumber     Company's  plant here last Wednesday. He is  brdng held incommunicado in the  Aberdeen county jail for investigation.  ^ *-��������� r* -i"x ~~* "���������-  A.pr������  ���������r.e.^''  C^'  ss>s  '������isH  Si-k-.'.C-'in.^v, n  is������;5*  ���������/f*  1-"=/.  :V>  'r^  w /  f=^ / j  g  JV  Br  wi  ~^%\\\  <Ssss/  CANADA  Its Purpose and Application  aANADA faces the gravest crisis in her history. Four years of war have taken from  the Dominion a heavy toll in talent and labor, yet despite the shortage of man  power, our Allies still depend on Canada to maintain her own fighting forces at full  strength and to increase her exports of food and war materials, so vital to them, and to  the successful prosecution of the war.  Every ounce by which Canada can increase her food production and every ounce Canada  can save in her food consumption is needed for export to the Allies.  Should the war continue for another year, food cards and a rationing system may have to  be instituted. It is the duty of Canada to he prepared for whatever situation circumstances  may force upon her.  It is quite probable that before the war is won our Government may have to place  restrictions upon the occupations in which men and women may engage. In such an  event the Government wishes to be in a position to render all possible assistance in  keeping our population usefully and profitably employed.  Registration Day, June 22nd  ao that every available unit of human energy may be  utilized to the best advantage.  The information procured through registration will  be used���������as an aid to the Military Authorities in procuring the men necessary to maintain "Canada's  First Line of Defence"���������to mobilize all units of available labor in the Dominion and direct them from less  essential to more essential occupations���������to establish  and intelligently administer a system of food rationing  should that become necessary.  Canada Registration Board  I;  I  ill  Ml  fl  \.\  i  These conditions point to the necessity of Canada  knowing tha cxadt capabilities of her men and  women at home.  All persons residing in Canada, male or female,  British or alien of 16 years and over, will be required  to register on June 22nd and truthfully answer the  questions set forth upon the registration card.  It is not the Government's intention to conscript  labour in any form, but to assist in directing it wisely,  21 Issued by authority of  i������; THE ABBOTSFORD POST  PAGE THREE  ������������������^nwti������.r  ft  Si  1>J  u  Sri  f  ft  *  WAR   KOADS. WILL  UK A PERMANENT  ���������    ASSJCT J'OK KftANCE  "When the history of this \var bus  been written" says 1. G. Young, of  I. G. Young inc., ''it v.*ill be more  fully realized what a vital part good  roads have played in the great struggle. At- the start motor truclis leap-  ��������� ed to the front as the modern pacemaker of exiblc transportation, and  ever-increasing war needs have demanded new roads ancl better roads  as most necessary for the proper back  ing up  of fighting forces.  "Motor trucks by    the    thousands  will contribute an enormous advantage to  United  States road engineers  engaged in new construction back of  our Hues.    It is estimated that  1.200  miles  of  highways   will   be  built   in  1918, by American road engineers in  the rear of the firing line in France.  To  the special  road   building battalions ls delegated the important task  of  keeping lines  of     communication  constantly open, aud     Muck     trucks  working in conjunction with modern  Amerlca.n   road   machinery   will   hell)  to build new strategio lines and k-up  communicating roads in constant, repair.    The   Mack   fleet   will   be   composed  of    several     thousand'   dump  trucks,   hot     road     oilers;     pressure  sprinklora   for   making   water-bound  macadam, gasoline tank trucks, pi biting   press  trucks .for   printing   blue  prints,   Instructions,   plans,   reports,  -  etc., machine shop trucks, blacksmith  and  tool repairing truck's.  "Although France Is parcfiuiarly  endowed with good roads, it is olten  necessary for military reasons to construct many new lines. An estimate  places the present mileage of French  roads at one mile of road :'or each  one and one-half square miles of  ground surface. The tremendous task  of keeping these roads in perfect condition ancl building new ones at the  same time, can well be imagined  when it is realized that so far as wear  and tear are concerned war traffic is  ten times as great as that on Fifth  avenue, New York.  "Most of the roads of France' are  ���������built of water-bound macadam. The  peculiar nature, of the French soil,  which is of limestone formation,  lends itself- readily to compaction under tho road roller ancl makes a very  good road building material, although  it requires constant mainenauee. The  British, however, introduced' the tarred surface road, and an increasing  mileage of that type is.found back of  the British lines. One of the principal objections to the water-bound  macadam road near the front is the  dust which rises froni it in dry weather under, heavy war traffic, and  for this, reason .United States engineers, in planning road construction  i and maintenance near the Ame.rie..;n  front, will probably utilize largo  ! quantities of tar coating which is  i freely obtainable in Franco.  "Of course the pressing object of  American road construction is to provide for the immediate needs of our  forces, but. the work carries" with it  both utilitarian and' historic value.  When Caesar's legions poured  through Gaul and into Great. Urifain  and rutin nod to Rome again, (hey  luff in their wake military roads so  carefully constructed that many sections remain today as permanent monuments of their presence. American,  system and modern methods likewise  promise to contribute many enduring  benefits to France. Our road building battalions are-going about their  work scientifically ancl with an object fully as far-reaching as the work  of Caesar. All is not destruction  that comes out of war, and many A-  merican built highways will remain  to become of immeasurable value to  France in conducting her commercial  and social intercourse."  i in ru  issued  by' the Central .Experimental   Farm    Ottawa.  This disease nas ueen known for  some time both     under ���������  the    above  name, as well as under th s name ot  ilaspi^crry Yellows.    Since the curling  of   ihe   leaves   is  the  most  outstanding  feature in connection .with  the  disease,- it is   preferable  to   use  ! the term Raspberry Leaf Curl,  i     The disease affects the leaves and  shoots and is often confined to single  bush or part of' a bush, some o>* '.be  shoots being perfectly    normal    and-  others with the leaves affected. " The  effected shoots; instead of, producing  RASPBERRY LEAF CUJiL  In the interests of market gardeners and small fruit cultivators, ihis  i note on Raspberry Leaf Curl has been  prepared at the Field. Laboratory in  , Southern  Ontario  at St.  Catharines,  normal  large,    broad    leaves,    bear  leaves which are conspicuously small  . iind badly curled downwards. '   in the  early ..stages this symptom is not so  i pronounced, and  while a    small    a-  i mount of curling may occur then, the  disease is more noticeable on account  of the yellowing wliieliLakos v>hico  during the suuiiuor because of the  unhealthy state of the foliage. Siuce  yellowing of the loaves may be due  to a number of other causes, such as'  wet feet, poor soil, drought, etc., it  is best to determine the disease mainly by the Leaf purl symptoms.  In the advanced stages, the canes  bear no fruit. When first attacked  they flower almost normally, but the  fruit, is small and dry and shrivels i.\>  before ripening so that little or no  fruit is ever produced from an infected bush. Of the three varieties  which are commonly grown in. the  Niagara district, Cuthbert, Marlborough ancl Herbert, the Herbert seems  to be freest from the disease. The  other two varieties are quite susceptible, but one rarely sees signs of  Leaf Curl in the Herbert.  So far as is known the disease is  is not considered as due to. any  parasite organism. It apparently belongs to that type of trouble which  has been called'physiological disease  and could therefore be put into the  same class .with peach yello ,vs and  little peach, and the mosaic diseases  of tomatoes, tobacco, potatoes ancl so  forth.    No records are available as to  how the disease is brought into tin1,  field in the first place nor how it .'.,  irannniitted from one plant to another. ��������� It undoubtedly docs spread  once it becomes established in a plan-  ( Uition and many fine plantations are  ! known to have boon greatly injured  by' the, presence of a large number  of Leaf Curl plants. If the disease  corresponds ciosely with the mosaic  or yellow disease, one would susnoct  that it is carried either by insects or  pruning  operations. ,,  Although too little is Known about  Leaf Curl to advise a sui;e, means of  control, one should always remove  flic affected plants as soon as they  show signs ,'of disease. They are of  no use in any ease and are likely to  spread the disease to other parts of  the plantation. In taking out Loaf  Curl plants, cine should be careful  to got (ho whole of root system,  otherwise tin? parts that are loft will  start to gvow and produce now  shoots which will also show Leaf  , Curl originates from nursoi'y cuttings and sonic care should be taken  when setting out a new plantation, to  avoid this disease.  MILITARY  WKDIHXtJ  At Vernon, B. C, by the Rev Mr..  Main', of Vernon ��������� Presbyterian church  on May 22, 1!US, Miss M'. 11. Mai ley,  only daughter of Mr. and JMrs. Bailey  of Vancouver, B.C. to Private M.  Isley, 3 0th H. C. Horse, second son  {of'Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Tsley ,of Huntingdonshire, Eng. The bride was  dressed in white crepe de chine and  was attended by Mrs. Dardor ,who  was dressed in cream crepe de chine  w'th all over lace. The groom was  supported by Mr. Jack Horn. The  young couple will reside at Vernon  for some time.  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that, . by  - the effect of the regulations of the Governor General of Canada in Council of the 20th  of April, 1918, and the Proclamation of 4th  May, 1918, recently published, every male  British subject resident in Canada, born on or  since the 13 th of October, 1897, who has  attained or shall attain the age of 19 years and  who is unmarried or a widower without children  must, (unless he is within one of the classes of  persons mentioned in the schedule of Exceptions to the Military Service Act) report as  hereinafter directed on or before the 1st day of  June, 1918, or within ten days after his 19th  birthday, whichever date shall be the latter.  Such report must be in writing and must give his  name in full, the date of his birth and his place of residence and also his usual post office address.  The report muBt be addressed to, the Registrar or  Deputy Registrar under the Military Service Act of the  Registration District in which he resides (see below) and  shall be sent by registered post, for which no Canada  postage is required.  Young men so reporting will not be placed on active  service till further notice. They must, however, notify  the appropriate Registrar or Deputy Registrar of any  change of residence or address.  On receipt of the report an identification card will be  forwarded by the Registrar which will protect the bearer  from arrest.  Punctual compliance with these requirements is of  great importance to those affected. Failure to report  within the time limited will expose the delinquent to severe  penalties and will in addition render him liable to  immediate apprehension for Military Service.  ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE,  MILITARY SERVICE BRANCH, this 15th day of May,  1918.  NOTE:   The men required to report should address their reports as follows:  ONTARIO���������To the Deputy Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, London, if they reside in the  County of Essex, Kent, Lambton, Elgin, Middlesex,  Oxford, Waterloo, Wellington, Perth, Huron, or  Bruce.  To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Toronto, if they reside in the County of  Lincoln, Welland, Haldimand, Norfolk, Brant,  Wcntworth, Halton, Peel, York, Ontario, Grey.,  Dufferin, Simcoe, or in the Districts of Muskoka,  Parry Sound, Algoma and Nipissing north of the  Mattawa and French rivers (including the Townships of Ferris and Bonfield.)  To the Deputy Registrar under the Military  Service Act, 1917, Kingston, if they reside in the  County of Durham, Northumberland, 'Victoria,  Peterborough, Hastings, Prince Edward," Lennox,  Adelington, Frontcnac, Haliburton, Carleton, Dun-  das, Glengarry, Renfrew, Russell, Stormont, Gren-  ville, Lanark, Leeds, Prescott, or the District of  Nipissing south of Mattawa river (exclusive of the  Townships of Ferris and Bonfield.)  To the Registrar under the Military Service Act;  1917, Winnipeg, if they reside in the Districts of  Kenoraj Rainy River, or Thunder Bay.  QUEBEC���������To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Montreal, if they reside in the County of  Jacques Cartier, Hochelaga, Laval, Vaudreuil,  Soulanges, Napierville, Beauharnois, Chateauguay,  Huntington, Laprairie, Argenteuil, Terrebonne, Two  Mountains, Montcalm, L'Assomption, Joliette, Ber-  thier, Maskinonge, St. Maurice, Three Rivers, St.  Johns, Iberville, Missisquoi, Brome, Shefford, Rou-  ville, Chambly, Vercheres, St. Hyacinthe, Bagot,  Drummond, Richelieu, Yamaska, Nicolet, Artha-  baska, Sherbrooke, and Stanstead.  To the Deputy Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Quebec, if they reside in the County of  Wolfe, Richmond, Compton, Beauce, Bellechasse,  Bonaventure, Dorchester, Gasp6, Kamouraska, Levis,  L'Islet, Champlain, Charlevoix, Chicoutimi, Montmorency, Quebec, Portneuf, Saguenay, Lotbiniere,  Montmagny,    Matane,   M6gantic,   Rimouski    and  T6miscouata.  To the Deputy Registrar under the Military Service  Act,  1917, Hull, if they reside in the County of  Timiskaming, Pontiac, Ottawa and Labcllc.  NOVA SCOTIA���������To the Registrar under the Military  Service Act,   1917;  Halifax, if they reside in the  Province of Nova Scotia.  NEW   BRUNSWICK���������Tb   the   Registrar   under   the  Military Service Act, 1917, St. John, if they reside in  the Province of New Brunswick.  PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND���������To the Registrar under  the Military Service Act, 1917, Charlottetown, if they  reside in the Province of Prince Edward Island.  BRITISH  COLUMBIA���������To  the  Registrar  under  the  Military Service Act, 1917, Vancouver, if they reside  in the Province of British Columbia.  SASKATCHEWAN���������To the Registrar under the Military  Service  Act,   1917,  Regina, if they  reside in the  Province of Saskatchewan.  ALBERTA���������To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act, 1917, Calgary, if they reside in the Province of  Alberta.  .. MANITOBA���������-To   the ���������'Registrar   under ' the   Military  Service Act, 1917, Winnipeg, if they reside in the  Province of Manitoba.  ; YUKON���������To the Registrar under the Military Service  Act,   1917,   Dawson,  if they reside  in  the  Yukon  Territory.  =J1  MOTHER GOOSE FESTIVAL  AT CHAUTAUQUA  Fifth   Night  to   Be   Joyous   One   for  ./'Kiddies." r  Mother Goose is on her way to Chautauqua. She is coming on the fifth  night to delight the hearts of all the  "kiddies" as well as all the older folks  with  young  hearts.     With   her   help  TOO   .Ml'C;i   FAT   OX   Till-J   ISKAIX  "Our delay In yetting     into    this  conflict lniK given  us  the uroud  and .  proper privilege of financing llie entire war from  now'"out al quadruple   -  expense   iu   money   a.ne!    lives   .that  might, have   been   bad'  we   had   the  courage of our convictions.    But we  did not have convictions.     That was  the trouble.     We hud a sort of. subconscious going on  which-    was    the  ' evolution   of   three   natural   normal  ; cheers that we give ourselves occasionally."  Job E. Hedges, in an ad-  I dress delivered in September last.bo-  ���������  , Lore the American liar Association hi    ���������  jlhe.Middlc States.  j     A Memphis paper goes on to com-  ��������� uienf: Mr. Hedges truly says-that we  ! do not have any convictions.      Lack  of convictions is'one of'fho weaknesses of the American  peoples.  Typewriters stenographers, adding'  machines, telephones, case law and  printed-cooking recipes have brought  about a condition which makes- us  lazy in using mental processes that  will enable-us to reach-a-coviflusion. ���������  We arc content to stop short of a  conviction. We are willing to stand  upon a first impulse or a prejudice.  We accept a wave of enthusasm as a  fixed principle and use it as a plat-,  form and are willing to stand upon  itlwithout investigating its soundness  We expect a genius to invent a machine that will do our thinking for  us after we have stated Ihe problem.  At the outset: of the war,, winning  it at the expense of blood did not appeal to us. ' We were waiting for an  invention by Mr. Edison or by young  Mr. Hammond that would enable Mr.  Wilson to sit in his office in Washington and blow the whole German  army and-the kaiser out of the  trenches  and into  hell.  And not yet will we sit down and  soberly think of the cost of winning  this war. We don't like to think on  unpleasant things.  All of our picture nhows have nice  endings, and the. circulation of the-  weekly short story papers grows because at the close of the story the  boy is always a millionaire and the  girl marries the man of her choice.  The capitalists, the managers and '  the   laborers  are   taking   half   to   an  hour every day to discuss the prospect of peace following the speech of  Mr.   Wilson.  We have not a conviction yet that,  if we don't win this war we are going to be enslaved, humiliated and  ridculed.  Too much money too much ease,  too much rest, too, much milk and  water.literature, fori much molly coddle pre'achin"-, too much mollycoddle  teaching have all but broken down  that stern fiber in our makeup which  characterized the men and women of  both sides in the struggle fifty years  ago. No, wo have no convictioms.  There is yet too much fat in our  brain cells to permit harl, keen  thin lung.  MOTHER GOOSE  the children will act out a very pretty  and   fanciful   pageant,   the   Mother  Goose Festival.  Mother Goose is not only the pageant director, but also the Junior Supervisor who will spend the entire  week with you directing the children's  games. Those^ young women are  known in each town as Story Ladies.  They arc all experienced playground  Avorkers and have bad special t<-.:iniiig  for the Chautauqua si-usoii at the Columbia College of Expression In Chicago.  THICK, GLOSSY HAIR  FREE FROM DANDRUFF  Girls! Try It! Hair gets soft, fluffy a no  beautiful-���������Get a small bottle  of Danderine.  POTATO CUr.iTIVATK.>N  Bo wise in time, and if you arc cultivating potatoes send to the Publication Branch, Department of Agriculture. Ottawa, for Bulletin No. 9 0.  This bulletin, which is a popular edition of a more ambitious work, prepared by the Dominion Horticulturist  is calculated to prove an invaluable  aid to the potato grower, whether  amateur or proffcssional, whether  cultivating field or vacant lots.-It  tells how to prepaie the soil, how to  fertilize, how to select good seed,  how to plant, how to tend the plant,  how'to prevent the ravages of insect  pest and fungus disease,how to spray  how to dig, and how to store. A list  of the varities best suited to difffer-  ent districts in every province is also  given.  CALLS OUT >FEN OV J������  OX  THK  FIRST  A proclamation calling out men of  19 years of age has been issued and  is published, in this issue, it requires that on or -before June J every  man to whom this proclamation applies shall report in writing: lei' the  registrar under the Militarv Service  Act, who, in the case of British Co.  lumbia, is Mr. It. S. Leiinie. Vancouver. The proclamation applies to aM  men'not In the list of exemptions to  the Military Service Act, who have  attained the age of 19 years and were  born on or since October 13, 18.9 7.  If vou caro "for heavy hair that glis  tens with beauty and is radiant wit!.  life: has an incomparable softness ane  is Huffy and lustroti3, try .Danderine.  Just ono application doubles- tin  beauty of your hair, besides it im-nn.  diately dissolves every particle ol  dandruff.' You can not have nice henry,  healthy hair if you have dandruff. This  destructive scurf robs the- hair of ito  lustre, its strength and its very_ life,  and if not overcome it produces a fever-  i.shncas and itching of the scalp; the  i.air roots fumi=h, looson and die; then  the hair falls out fast. Surely get a  .small bottle of Knowlton'a Danderine  (rem any drug store and just try it.  The government pile driver and  crew arrived in Mission City on Wednesday night and Will be engaged for  a few days making some necessary  repairs to the ferry wharf.  S*Tr-. ^-^?J^-v ... : .���������������������������,.-,.���������������������������'"  J. H, IJONES '  Funeral Director  AGENT   FOR   HEADSTONES  1 Phone Connection. Mission City  (������& " '^^SS  ifteiwiw������wiKfflffl������EKffiaaH THE ABBOTSFORD POST,./ABBOTSFOttb,, B\  &  ^.^.?^"^v"^*_TrT!^-^'y^%^n;^y''wv?y'a*  ^K^^ri^ww^wii^^q^^ ��������� rMWffUfiiW^iimjinjujiii������wiffggw������ip<iatB'j'wyj,L'^g*  ������anm*|p(wvluty������^������i������������iiu������wM.ia  ���������HE  'HACKING!,  HOUKS   HAVF   Cil.\\(,'-  ed  and  now  are  from   [r.'AO  a.   m.  to 2:;i0 p. nr. except Saturday,  (hi Saturdays from 9:.'5U a. in.  J 2   noon. ,  All   banks are  (he same  .  to  TO I'ltOVIDM XHW FUIJ.VACI'J  In the intnrcst.-; of the Chilliwack-  hospital and for the purpose of installing a new furnace in (.hat institution, a house-to-house canvass is  boi."g made by some inleroriied Sar-  dis residents throughout that; locality  IMMMIttSME)   WITH   COSTS  In (he- suit, for damages and expenses brought against W. It. McDonald by A. '.]. McNauglifou before  Judge Howe last week, the case was  dismissed with costs lo the plaintiff  Mr. McMaughton.  GJMNTKJ) #1000 TO C. l\ b\  At   the   meeting   on   Saturday   last  the Maple ,Ridge coii'iicil'grautod  the.  magniliceiit sum of $1000'to the Canadian Patriotic Fund instead of ���������*.")('(���������  as   last   year.     The, council   was   of  opinion   that a grant  from  tnom  affected flie generous and mean,    the  patriot and   (he indifferent all alike  Rev.  Mr.   Kind lay, Presbyterian  minister,'   who   eloquently   appealed 'lor  the   grant,   explained   that   the   only  private subscribers in the municipality   were  Aberncthy  and   Lougheed,  who this year-donated $1.00 a moniii.  ^i������i������������fflSMiraBignss  Your Ad. in This Paper  BECAUSE  TUTS  EIGHT  PEOPLE  ARE  LOOKING  FOE, YOUR AD. .  {gg{ijP^teBw)&^^ <  VOTED AGAINST LVCKKASK  By a vote of three to two the Maple Ridge council turned down a motion to increase the pay of municipal laborers from $3 to $3.50.      The  men asked an advance of 2 5 cents a  few   months  ago   and  gotc.it.   Reeve  Ansel! mentioned during the discussion  that  the  municipality  could' be  run,   in   his   opinion,   20   per   cent  cheaper by contract work, instead of  day labor.    The estimates have been  passed  and the  tax rate  fixed  some  time ago.  Technical Schools Closing  The annual closing exhibition of  the Manual Training and Domestic  Science schools took place on Friday   evening  last.  The closing was well attended by  interested parents, and we think that  weio a vote taken of the parents attending the closing exercises they  would gladly support these institutions.  The boys' work in oak was especially noteworthy and a library table  was a credit to the pupils and teacher  Miss Coughlan's class of girls served and prepared tea in a very systematic manner.  In the absence of the trustees the  Rev. Mr. McDiarmid and Mr. J. A.  Catherwood made excellent .speeches.  >v  .If von COULD (although, OF COURSE, you  can't) stop evory man you meet ori the streets  asd ask: "Do you want to buy a pair of shoes?"  (Or any other kind of goods) You might find  half a dozen who would say "Yes." Perhaps not  one of these, however, would want to buy the  article you want to sell.  If your advertisement, however, were to be  printed in these columns tliia week, it would  "stop" EVERY MAN IN TOWN. WHO-WANTS  TO BUY SHOES;-OR CLOTHES, OR ANY  OTHER ARTICLE���������and it wotaldn't "stop" anyone who didn't want to bay- That's the beauty  of tke advertising- way of finding a buyer. Tho  ad. finds the buyer through the simple process of  baiag easily and readily found BY the buyer-  And if, among the prospective buyers of goeds,  thor������ is on������ to whom your goods would be a bargain, and your ad. is a convincing one, you'll sell  what you want to sell.  (THIS SPACE FOE SALE)  I  ^���������-=5  That  there are, no  GENERAL FRUIT and ICE CREAM  like that   sold hj  ALBERT   LEE,   Grocer   and   BaKer.  Magg""  BQ^m^4^mMmm*ii}gf '  ^<frffiSji^'������ ft^rfff >tf^i:������.������<^������.^  *\'  See me now about that insurance  " few--" P\   $  &v\   &    |  $ '*&   VL* i^l;  &-,$  fo.MVCl.'l������~..-_.ltl.'.   C .'  :S::wK:ft<-:?>-vi'::::::<<>������:3  &���������-'���������'&  '& IS! %���������#.  YOU   MUST  ������  I have a large and;splendid supply of  Raspberry Canes for sale atlow prices!  Finest quality.  >otsfci'd  ���������ttqaoto*  ?*1  a 5;,... .  3>  s   C  t*-,' t J  "���������?������.  ,J^ttr;  ������     ~*4       ^& p OS  exan<  vo  W %id>  ii J,-''-,  }&  a ^  M ��������� ii % m a '.;| :���������> ,h  ���������s������ 1 | 'A ������\ i  |hk5J   JpA   H"&H  Farmers' and Travelers  -trade solicited.  Newly Furnished  Thorowg-hly ��������� Modern  M.   MURPHY,   PROPRIETOR  HUNTINGDON.  B   C.  1 S8��������� ^zali  spa     va;ii:>   Kj  ���������^������PiC532������XSW.*JI!aB^������^W!aflfc^i������^^  psnl  TOBB  WJSM   tl  Ull  >esw  g  22K^r/'V"J  bW.  o  aaaigaMaiHiafliaiaicgrainwBB^  v^^^.^v ^.y.y-k  /Afc������*s~u<k. ^<*  A-Ir. IT. Ilickling vrho rius been  ���������looking after seeding '.operations on  his 'farm'at Alix, Alta., returned on  Tuesday.  Mr.Wm. McDonald and famil\  spont Monday at the coast..  Miss-Mabel McTaggart of Vancouver i'm home for a few holidays.  i'Le. Marley Sliook was a passenger ���������  to Vancouver on Tuesday.  Miss Anloy. who lias been a guest  at Killarney Fruit Farm, is in Vancouver for a few days.  Tlie Hatzic Union Sunday School  held a successful picnic at the fiung-  erford grounds on the Kind's' birth-  d.iy. A most enjoyable time waj  s])ont.  Mrs. HIckling is slowly convale.se-  ir./i.  Mr.   J.   A.   Catherwood   is  a  verj  b'.'.^y   man  tliese days arranging  l'oi  ;.'jo rt-^.eral rpgiatration on tin; 22nd  A'number of Japanese came from  the coast on Sunday to spend the day  fishing. We hope they had good luck  BORN���������To  Mr.  and   Mrs.   Lieorge  Butt,-on May 27th, 191.8, at the home  of  Mr.  and  Mr<*.  McDonald,  a son.  ITSFORD  DISTRICT  TRADE  President, Hope Aknson    Secretary, N. Hill  of AbiwDt&ferd, B. C.  Meeiing Held Fksi Mmd&y of Each Month  ..'hinUn'ac:  Write the secretary regxetimg manufacturing sites  with ueeKcelled ;shi|min^ f&itHMm smd dk������ap power  ������r hfoarm^tion r^mwmg the fern aiad feit lands of  .the diaijrici, aad mdmtnm &LrQ&dy efstabMaad,  COIi'LIXS of (be Chicago White Sox  ���������u^������i^^ith^\.i^'^M^&i&^^J^^i  W^WSf  ,���������:,mgmm?

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