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 iv\^^s^!&^!f^^^rr^^j^p^'^!!?^^^  V  \<>::  clj iP#5^9?fjSi^SF^������S.?-j  -\r  v..  NS  l\  \fl!  ^'7  *>  roro'  With which isjncorporated "The Huntingdon Star"  Vol.  XX1L, No. 4  \BBOTSFORBJB, C.   FRIDAY, JUNE o, '1921.  .$1.00 per Year  i ���������  i> in ��������� ���������- ti ir   - ��������� ��������� ���������.��������� ������������������������ -���������-���������*������ c*<"i>*r������ ���������������������.������������*������  THI PfONEER STORE  "I  ryuy-1 ,'"rv;:  luwmwin  ossard    Corsets  eckie  R.D  esmazes  Tel   16  Abbotsford Auction Market  in.  Every Other Saturday at 1 v  STARTING SATURDAY, MAY 28tli, 1921.  ALLAN  AUCTIONEER  Office Next McPhee's Stable  P. 0. Box  34  Many members of the Local I. O.  O. F. with their families joined other  Odd Fellows of the Fraser Valley in  their picnic to Vedder River picnic  grounds on Empire Day; a iarge  number of residents went with the  Abbotsford band to the crowning of  the May Queen ..at Mission City;  others had family reunions and picnic parties; others spent the forenoon  in selling tickets for the Chautauqua,  driving many miles around to give  everv one the opportunity to buy  season tickets, and at the afternoon  and evening performances there was  a large attendance. Miss A. Victoria  Smith, the superintendent, was introduced'at the afternoon performance, and very happily addressed the  audience. The bell-ringers, with  songs, quartettes and recitations  gave a pleasing programme. At  night they entertained with a prelude which was much enjoyed. Then  Miss Laut gave a strong interesting  address on "Canada at the Crossroads of her Destiny," which showed  tha, opportunities for Canada in the  20th century because of her wonderful resources, mining, ols, timber  and pulpwood. Canada has not yet  realized her wonderous wealth of  resources, and success must have  unity of aim, unity of activity and  unity of destiny. Her address was  a revelation to a very large audience,  who greatly appreciated it. Many ro-  mained-to ask questions. It would be  impossible to give in detail descriptions of all the enjoyable and interesting programmes put on but the  'Chautauqua people proved to be most  'charming entertainers.  PARTY AT HOME   OF MUS.   HART  At Huntingdon recently a very  happy party was held at the. home of  Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Hart. Mrs'. Hart  served refreshments and thep roceods  were devoted towards the piano fund  of the school. In a few weeks a  social, entertainment* and concert will  lie given at the home of Mrs. Hart  under the auspices of St. Paul Is" Presbyterian church, when an excellent  programme   will   be   provided.  (From Fraser Valley Record)  A number of representatives of the  Royal Agricultural Association  came  ,to Mission City last evening to m?.et  i'the Mission City Agricultural  Association  to talk  over  the  matter  of  a  district fair to New Westminster this  ! fall.    Messrs' C A. Welch, Hon.-Pres.  'f. A.  Hanna.  manager of the r.oyal  iBank; Dr. J. G. McKay, 1st vicc-pves  D.   E.   Mackenzie,     Sec.-.Man.:     Nels  Nelson,  President;   E.  Elliott and  J.  W. Cunningham presented their case  to the local farmers with  the result  that it is altogether likely a good dis-  ] trict   exhibit   will   be  sent  down   in  September.  cents  cents  J. J. SPARROW  MJBMOltlALf  sionvioio  OF  ROYAL  WANK  PERSONALS  awjotsforh ������axi>  i A WAV FROM 110Mb)  ! The J'oyal Dank of , Canada ha?,  determined- , that (he memory ;��������� or  those members of (ho staff who gave  (heir lives in the'Croat War fdmll hi.-,  duly honored mid to thai end ���������are  sending (o each branch in 'he service  from whom.'one of their officer? enlisted and. went    oversea:;, and    was  .killed or died at the front, a bronze  ; tablet to be-placed on the wall of the  ���������public  office.  1 ��������� Two of the members of the staff  enlisted from our office, Robert D.  Gulleri andC. Walker Wallace.  During the dark days of 191G  when "the   Hun   was  hammering  his  1iardesl.;Mho call came to these young  me.nt, and they found that they had  to go. They,enlisted together in Che  231st and served in France, Bob Gil-  en   being   wounded.  Walker Wallace was killed. He  was a young man' of high character  and sterling-worth, conscientious in  the discharge" of-his duties, and possessed of every promise to go forth  in his chosen, walk in life. He was of  a type the Bank was proud to have  in service, "and can ill afford to  part   with.    ���������   '  The Royal Bank lias done ^hat it  could to acknowledge that honoi; ami  unveils this' bronze tablet, to'. Hie  memory of Walker Wallace,'with the'  .inscription: "In memory ol" G. Walker Wallace, a member of this Bank,  who gave tils life in the-Great War of  ��������� \vit~idis':3''-" ���������'" '���������'-/     "���������     ' "-  Owiri? to the limited space in flic  Bank, only a s few of the intimate  friends' were invited at the Memorial  Service  on   Wednesday  afternoon..  Mrs.  ndian  Martin  II.   Fi  Hopkins,     Deaconess of  Institute,    Sardis,  and  spent, (he week-end with  :ISC1\ ���������  .Mi  gone  Air.  ' the  Mrs..  Mrs.  have  (From  (he Fnisor  Valley  Ilcconl)  No. Mission City has no local band  but our neighbor', Abbotsford, supplied the music for us, on what was  their first, appearance as the "Abbotsford Brass Band" and from our  actual knowledge of their ability we  Mr. Farrow-s ranch, also Mr. Grab- can testify to .the same and give the  am  has ten acres of it ,nccessarf boost when occasion allows,  Mrs!  Whitchelo   entertained     the' especially    as in    addition-to    their  Ladies* Aid at her home on  Wednos-: ability, as bandsmen, they are mobtiy  . and  Mrs'. Lome Farrow  to Central  Park ,(o reside.  Wm.     Couwan  is    taking over  day afternoon. Tliis is the last meet-  ling until the first Wednesday in Sep-  tern ber.  Mrs. McGowan ente'rtained the  members of the Embroidery Club on  Tuesday  afternoon.  A large crowd attended the afternoon and evening services held in the  Chautauqua tent on Sunday, May 29.  returned  men.  ! IJEATH OF MR.  FATHER  PRESTON'S  IN  LOS- ANGELES  The Abbotsford May Day Commif-  "te take this opportunity of sincerely  thanking one and all who assisted in  the May Day celebration. The Cooperation of the children's parents  was especially appreciated, also, the  kind ancl worthy help given by- the  teachers of the Abbotsford public  schools.  The   regular   monthly   menting  the W. A. to the G. W. V. A. will  held in    the G. W. V. A.    rooms  Monday, June 6th at 2.:?!") p. m. ������������������  All members are asked lo  inak  special .effort to:Bttend this nv-'ntin:  of  bo  on  3 a  Mr. J. L. Preston recently received  (.he sad intelligence of the death of  his father at the home of his sister  iu ..Los Angeles. His father was. an  aged physician who practised medicine in" Sioux City, Iowa, for 4S ycaru.  lie attained his jubilee in.his profession about a year, ago and was highly honored by the citizens of the city  where nearly all of his professional  life was spent, lie visited the home  of Ins sou a little over a year ago. but.  was in poor health at that time. He  'then wnnt to reside with his daughter in Los Angeles, whpr he passed  away about 7.H years of ,a,jje. 'Mr. .1.  L. Preston visited his father a few  weeks before he died, and his dep'u--  liiro was not unexpected.  "Some hae jobs and wilna work,  Aur some would work that, want it.  But we hae jobs    and wo will    work,  Our common sense be-thanklt."  Mr. F. A. "O'Neil, who has represented Messrs Pembcrloii & Son,'here  for about two years as their real  estate'agent, has severed-his connections with that firm and will sell real  estate on his own account.  They that take up  perish hy  the taxes.  the sword shall  Finicky���������Now.  public fountain J  ia'the edg'B'of "t  haililie,   fo  avoid  Cynick���������-Yon'.  btulv does  that.  when 1 drink at ,a  always put my lips  ho cup, "near [ tho  contamination.  I've   noticed   every-  Serviccs will be held in SI. Math-  cw's Anglican Church at Abbotsford  every Sunday night at^T.30. Rev, T.  K.    Rowc,   vicar.  WILL   WSTABTiTSIf   APIARTBS  IX THE FRASFR VALLEY  CI.OVERDALE, June. 1.���������With  the great interest being taken in bee  culture since their relation to . crop  production became more generally  known, the establishment- of demonstration apiaries in the Eraser Veilcy  by the Provincial department of  agriculture should be -much appreciated by the ever-growing army of  beekeepers. Apiaries will be established at Mrs. Norman McCallum's.  Delta: W. H. Turnbull, Sullivan: Mrs  J. W. Berry. Langley; C W. Law-  son, Portkells; E. Chipperfield. Big-  ir.ar Road. Murrayville; F. 10. White  St. Nicholas: J. W. Winson, Huntingdon; Donald Macdonald, Sardis;  Charles E. Moore, Mission City; H.  Blois, Whonnock. No one- has yet  been selected for Hammond. Ros'e-  dale and Bradner. but Mr. Baker will  probably be the selection for the  latter place. .The Dominion experimental farm at Agassiz will also have  its apiary for demonstration work. A.  P. Halliday has' been selected for  New Westminster, W. H. Lewis for  Burnaby Lake and George Coe for  McKay. The apiaries will be equipped with Kootenay hives and modern  equipment. They will demonstrate  the honey-producing possibilities of  each   district.  There has been,    according to  In  specfor   W.   II.   Turnbull,   an   exceptionally good  honey flow so far this  season and most beekeepers have already  a.  OO-pound   surplus.  RACE AT MISSION  CI TV  Oi\  MAY  !MTH  On Tuesday evening the 2'Jfh a  o-Mile race took place on the Silver-  dale road. Five started and three  finished, and it is said that that you  could have covered tlie three of them  with a blanket���������so close were they.  The three miles were covered iu 15  minutes and ?.2 seconds. A. McLean  was f.irst, W. Beaton second and Edwards, third.  Strong men are generally calm.  LADIES FINE CHOCOLATE OXFORDS  New strap'  style   simitiar   lo   the   Brogue but  newer, a   pair  $6.50  LADIES FINE BLACK KID OXFORDS     _ ,  Plain toe, medium heel, a pair. $4:50  We are just in receipt of a large shipment direct  from the factory in Montreal.  WIIITEWEAR AND HOUSE DRESSES  HATS AND CAPS FOR EVERYBODY  We have a fine refrigerator service ancl perishable meats, butter, etc. are kept on ice.  Cooked ham for picnics and   hurry-up meals .  Peaches, the finest, a  lb 20c  Squirrel Bread Peanut. Butler, 1 lb.  tin 25c  Tomatoes, a tin  ...:  20c  Siring Beans, 2 cans for , 35c  We Buy Your Eytjs     Shelleifs Bread Fresh ���������Daily-  We close at 7 o'clock each nighl except Saturday.  We have a prompt delivery service  Limited  THE STORE OF QUALITY  B.   C.  \stmmBtim  Phone,  A  Farmers'   llione   UK)7  WroWBBaBBBBBHiraB^^ ^aM 'TWO  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  THE ABBOTSFORJJ POST  Published Every Friday  Tr, Member of the Canadian Weekly    Newspapers'    Association.  PRKSFiVX  CONDITIONS  FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 1921  | Rusinoss' is being conducted along  restricted lines. Uotal prices .. are  still regarded as high  in 0911": pari son  .with the cost of all basic commoniMes  The  work  of deflation   iniu\!.. be r-.iiil  1 mere evenly, and eiiuitably distributed. '  Tho  consumer is still  required  'to.pay what, appears to him as a.  high price for his goods, and he  wonders why this should ho when be  ���������reads' (hat pricey for farm produee  and-raw materia-ls 'general!'.' ' h::ve  .slumped on the, whole well down to,  war levels. He cn-itici/es 1 ho  retailer on the ground thai ho    in 1111-  a  (idy    profit at.    (he    ptiMie  The people of the Fraser Valley were dehghlec  to extend'a welcome lo Dr. King, Minister ol Public  Works, on his trip through Lh'c Fraser Valley this week  The World newspaper, now strictly Liberal, says. ������������'������  that up-countrv Boards of Trade are passing ,resolu-. ,(?,','fy   hectoring up   prices,   and  lions 'commending Dr. King on "his road policy in (he  x���������^���������:  Koolenays.    If that be true, then there must'bc somu-  thing to commend, because not many of the Boards o.l  Trade lake politics into Iheir programme.   They    usually keep out of il.    But heretofore the Fraser Valley  - has not been able lo appreciate any of the good roads ^      ^  ' policy of tlic Oliver administration���������quile I he vcyv,\ta\ ^ov^ni'(i)Aov^whhii\ "nu'f in"/" ]!'.',.  'in most cases.    The Yancover.Sun. recently staled llml. proems or production which mm;!. b������  1      ������'������������ -        -  -   - . c  , _,,,.|    reckoned   with   when   he  is adjust in:;  the road on Ihe north side ol the nvei was  i      While  eascH to  he eril irhmi ma v In ;s' '-m>  warranted, as the siliuil-  fion now., staiids the ���������retailor is not  in a position (.0 cut his prfees !r-v  mediately to eorreapond with Llu> d--  cline, iu the cost of basic or raw  male Hals. There are    many    and iin  I 11 /������   \\'() 1''.'  inv...   >>v/>.      |M-H ,,ricos for (he public:*. Production  road in America', and thai is certainly going some too. |eusi* arc sim excessively iiiKh.  .-n-d  For four.vears John Oliver, llie premier of Ihe prov  inee,.represented Dewdney riding at Victoria, ;>iul 'j ^s  said that the road, was thoroughly inspected, judging  .7 bv the amount paid out. by Ihe-governmenl, bul. beyond  'thai bul lillle was done, with llie resull I ha I il became  '.sadly out'of repair. Oilier marls which Ihe former  - goverrimc-Ml maintained on account of   'Ihe. through  'traffic suffered also.    Today the main arteries of Hie  Fraser Valley are nothing lo write home and tell of  ��������� how nice it is to travel over I hem,.  But now (hat Dr. King has seen Ihcm, il is likely  there will be somevmoney spent on them wilh a view  lo make them passable.  The Fraser River needs much attention lo make  it safe for the dyked lands on each side of it.    Wc  would, like to see. the federal and provincial .governments get logelher in this mailer���������'quit playing-politics  ami -r:;ive the taxpayer something for his money.    At  Ottawa we are told in reports lo hand lately thai money  was voted fast and furious, but not much lo proleci  Ihe settlers along the Fraser.    During the past thirled  years not.much has been done lo make the Malsqu  dyke absolutely safe in case of high water, although i  is an absolute necessity as was instanced last vear wher  nearly a thousand men worked lo save Ihe lands iron  being flooded.'"  , The Fraser river today needs some dredging awaA  from Ihe'mouth some miles and a few wing dams lc  divert the current from washing away Ihe good fertile  soil���������then the mouth of the river would no) require sc  much attention. ' ;]  i.iiere  must, bean  extensive roadjii-.'-  1 incut hero before rrfaii     prbvs    can  come ha.ck  l.o a  more minimi  level.  The  immediate duly of (lie ' mivuu-  facturer is fe reduce lo (he liup'l  lb-'  cost     I'.-iclor    in     prc-diml jon.'    I'rjo.-"  cannot conic down  until   , iirodiicfiou  eesi's are  reduced,  and   business can  not   rvA'lvrs   until   seme   u'el'inite   lni.se-'  has  hei-11     f:::(:ililif5herl     for.Ihe.- co.sl  Hehe.d 111'e,     when     founnoilily     price:  will no loiujcr he subject 1.0    fluclii-i  lir'm   from   day  to     day   o<:  week' . (<���������  week.  When prices are unstable (.lie buy  or cannot be oui'i)iii'a;.'.rd (n enter I In-  market readily. lie, pursues ;i conservative policy, and buys in snlall  quaufilics only." The general policy  of the moment, therefore, "is to buy  sparingly, for immediate needs only.  When, however, some degtvo of stability has entered the market huyii'S  will be more free and this ten clour-,  followcd in-every branch of franc wiP  materially stimulate industry and  business on  the whole.  'ITH-HIS BUSINES  With trade reviving, every reliance' may be placed on the  telephone," which is such ;i (actor in industrial development.  Hrilish Columbia .is particularly fortunate in that telephone,  lines radialo from ��������� all the prlfteipal cities to all points, so that  instant.'moans  of communication    are  always  available.  The duplicate submarine between Point Grey aiid Nauaimo was  laid this month, doubling facilities for telephoning between the  mainland and Vaix'ouvor Is'.an'd. New long distance lines have  been built on Vancouver Inland and throughout, the lower Fraser  Valley, both north and south of (he river. Very few applications  are 11 nfilled Iu cause of lack of facilities, so that (he telephone,  always    taken    U^v    granted,    will not    fail    you.  BiiirtSH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE Co.  iu-;i>l:c'ji'|();\. \s ��������� wagms  A general     reduction     of     wages.  amounting to 20 per cent,    has been  ntrodueed   by   -the     United     State!:;  Steel Corporation. This corporation  3 the largest single employing in-  til.ufion on fin's' continent, and Ihe  iovc will have'widespread influence,  'he reduction' iu f-vages follows a  ut in She prices of .'-fee! products.  On  I he'whole the business horizon  :s clouded , with ;uneerfainfy.' The  end 10 normal activity promises ':���������>  e beset with many'obstacles. The'  idividual will be/faced with many  ���������roblcnis. (be solution of which will  '.!!   fori 11   all   his "surplus   ingenuity  '     o [  ' Wm. Atkinson   j-  Crf.ncral Auctioneer and , Live \  Stock   Specialist.  J. H. JONES  Funeral  Directcr  2/t years a'tioni,' ''ho .S'.oekine.n   of  the    Krascr   \':lIIoy.      Am   I'amila'r  with   the different  breeds   of   live  <��������� -  stbek and their values.  Address   all   communications  Box 34 Chilliwack, R. O'  to  ancl resourcefulness. There is little  doubt that we have now entered upon a long era of declining prices.  Tor years before and during the war,  prices1 continually., ascended. It is  evident Kfa.t the peiV was reached a  your or two ago after the close of  the war. However, experience of  history lias definitely ' shown that a.  country may enjoy a period of prosperity during a period of falling  prices. The. immediate turn is proving difficult, but' the* readjustment:  may be reasonably expected to b-i  followed by a period of industrial  activity  and  prosperity.  AU1CNT   VOIt   lUSADSTONKS  Phone Connection. Mission City  !  For   a Good SmokiTry  B.C. & Old Sport  CIGARS  8.   C.    CiGAR    FACTORY  WILBERG  a WOLZ. PROPS  nunwjMjwnncKma  The mind of man is like the water  of a lake. A storm stirs it to its  depth'while a slight "breeze" only  ruffles the surface. - When calmness  reigns it is a splendid mirror and reflects  all   that  passes.  Alex, S. Duncan  Barrister      Solicitor.;  Notary Public  OFFICE     -  r  J. A. Catherwood Building  Phone 8001 P. O. Box 69  MISSION CITY, 11. C  RKP.VIC-K  wmmmm  "TSIBIl  STATION  $&&$>  ^^���������-l  Made in Canada  C The Coming Week of June 6 to 11 will  see the greatest Red Cross Membership  Enrollment Drive that Canada has ever  known. British Columbia must, and will,  top the list, else it will defeat its own  traditions, so splendidly upheld.  CT The Red Cross is today a living thing,  pulsating with energy. A child of war, it  will not be denied its right to manhood in  time of peace. Vast as was its work in  battle, vaster still are the labors which now  confront it���������labors which it is pledged to  undertake.  it   to   inculcate  principles and practice amongst  generation  tomorrow.  the mothers  ���������Si  r  01  1  C Join the Red Cross in British Columbia,  you men and women of our Province, and  help it in its greatest endeavor for the  improvement of health and the prevention  of disease.  Join the Junior Red Cross in British  Columbia, you boys and girls. You will  be proud to wear its emblem���������you will bs  glad to serve under its banner. Many are  the children less fortunate than you whom  you can help and cheer.  NEARLY HALF A MILLION CHEVROLET  cars have been built and sold. Their repu.la'ion  for efficient and economical service has grown  as steady as. the number of Chevrolet owners  has increased.  490 TOURING   CAR  $1060 F. O. B. Mission City .w^irVW"*  gjjarfAiawqw  ^=^^Ss^^-^r^c3i������  ''O"  ^  rA fcfrdtsTORB f 6if'  WOtf  URGED TO THINK  ."PACIFICALLY"  i-  ��������� .VICTORIA, May 20.���������"Think Pacifically," .a new slogan for British  Columbians, was suggested by" Mr.  M. A. Macdonald. K. C. M. P. P.,-in  an address, to the local Kiwanis  Club.  "1 speak to you of 'Pacific Problems' to make an of fort to get the  people of this province to think 'Pacifically.' ' Just'as in the national  realm' we have been accustomed to  ' think Imperially,' so I urge that.  without disregarding the imperial  thought, we should add another  slogan and keep before the imagination of-our people the now thought  which must be present'in the minds  of far-seeing men dwelling on (hif  Pacific slope, viz.. flint as the -Atlantic'ocean was the gr^t highwaj  for'the greatest volume of trade for  centuries . past, so will tho Pacific  ocean be (he still greater highway in  the days that are;16 be for the future  of the  world.  Keeping' in mind th'"1 trend of  trade westward shive earliest times,  Ihe awakening of the (V. icjut. the  growth of denipcnisy :uul c'lier vast  movements, including llie effects of  the chaos and cnul'iinhm i>i Furope,  Mr. Ma.cdonu Id urp.i'd. (ha.l in dealing with Orhmlfii nu is f,J <������������������:)���������. and Gan-  adiiin-Orit'iil������il I'Halloi)!;. British Col-  umbians should (Vv lc������ cm-1. ..their  oyes' int.o the future, .Concord and  not discord were heeded, In International relationships among the poo-  pies bordering the Pacific and immigration and other polfcieu must be  re.fpM'tion and with  I ho    future    would  of a China which was a young plant  of industrialism. For Japan he presaged an even more ambitious  growth���������-a growth restricted only hy  its size.  What of our future trade relations  with them? asked Mr. Macdonald: It  would be idle to say    that there may  be some difficulties which, however, ' er   trade   relation:;  ca'u  be overcome.     If there are mis-  would   not.     Japan  3=  oust, after broad  a mind on what  bring. ,    '-  ��������� Continuing, the speaker painted a  wonderful verbal picture of the future greatness of the Pacific. His  picture, tho explained, carried no  suggest ion of the decline of Anglo-  Saxon greatness either In commercial or international pre-eminence.  Hut ho claimed the picture was accurate when it^ suggested that" the  track for countless vessels of commerce in the future in.ever increasing numbers' would be across the  boundless Pacific in the direction of  the. Orient, where would be found  the busy marts of trade where men  and nations- congregate. lie predicted a China, enmeshed in a network of-' railways, of mines larger  than any In all the rest of the world;  understandings" or jealousies between  a merchant and his customers it. will  affect the business , they transact.  $o it, is between nations.  In    respect . to    both    China and  Japan 'we have ' differences to compose.    VVliat is required is that each  shall be    taught by . friendly    inter-,  course lo  see  the other's point    of1  view. ��������� . |  There   are   1.00,000   Japaneso 'liv-j  ing on the Pacific    Coast    from Los  Angeles to P  territory about 5000 Japanese babies  are born every year, 500 of them in  British Columbia. We have full-  fledged Chinese sections in towns  and, cities throughout this'area. In  British Columbia over 17,000 Japanese of both sexes live, the women predominating. Thirty thousand Chinese liVe in British .Columbia. Many  boats' still lake in from three In  ,five hundred nor voyage, although il  should be remembered that many  of Ihnui go Mirough iii bond lo Cuba  and elsewhere, .hast year over 1000  entered   Canada.���������  By   our     immigration     laws  chants, or students are admitted  if all  the Chinese who entered  ;iil;i   as  merchants   were   really  chant!', you    would have a Street  believe that treaty has been, honorably observed". I had a convorr.allon  the other day with Dr. Minaguclii, an  able Japanese scholar, who addressed  this club, and 1 sounded hiiu on. the  question whether the" existence of re-  filri'-fivo iminig'ralion law:* framed in  our intermbtion of friendly and clos-  llo   assorted    it  recognized     (lie  right, ol   every .connl i;y tc* cuntrol  its  own .immigration.    I was glad to hear  |it.   ,11 is absolutely sound and should  ! ni)l   provoke    discord.       We    should  have insisted long ago on a.'more rig-  iid     observance of    that     undoubted  ! right.     He did'fifty,   .however,    that  I those of his countrymen who are   in  iliero  should   receive equitable  treat-'  I incut.    Questions of Ibis sort  should  ilc-; discussed in Ihe    friend Most fashion  without provoking animosities.   1  trust    Ihe     Imperial    Conference in  rince Rupert. Along this fjlimj  will deal  with  the quesliou.   It  was stated by Ihe prime minister in  tho, Mouse of Commons on March <l:  'It. is expected that among Ihe sub-  iects for discussion  lion of the renewal  lianco with Japan  July.   MM I.'  ".  '  Cur farmers complain that Ihe  Japanese are. acquiring too much  land in I lily province. I wonder who  nelly this laud to (hfj Japanese? They  are -not, compelled lo do it. I would  n't. listen wjiii miu'lt " puiicuc" i<< p  farmer or merchant who would sell  to ii Japanese One day and join in n  clamor against il, (he next, hut, that  doesn't settle, this quest ion. P. i:  only fi home llinist. at- some of our  own  folk.     It   can only In.* set.(.!H on  You   always see    a  '���������a hies     in    .Japanese  these   Japanese   iu'i-  wo  would, I hem;   in  will be the ques-  of I he treaty al-  of    the    llllli of  in or-  , but  Cannier  of  Merchants'    of    (he    Chinese race in  most cities almost as long as Govern  inonf Street:  and  if all  who entered  as students were really students, all  the uuiversil ice' from    McCill to    ou>'  own    c-n!,ljryonic    university in B. C.  would  not  be    able to    bold-   them  Chinamen entering Canada posing hi-  merchants may be asked to show certain anionnf of money as proof of it  They'may do so on arrival and immediately it. can be    taken    away from  them by the boss Chinaman, ancl telegraphed back to Hong Kong to send  along another.    So'proceeds the endless    chain.       However,    there    are  am'enclmeiits to the    Act    before the  present session  which  may    prevent  some of the abuses now existing.  Japan on the other hand limits th".  number to' come each year to Canada to 500' added Mr. Macdonald, "1  an   intelligent,   self-rci-pe''(ing     I  by  the full   recognition   el"  (i  buf'c-s of    nationality    nn, I ho  involving th-  v  .���������������������������.   c  domestic  both  fully control their  That  there  is  oeuii'm  prejudice in this cp'intry.  ���������a Sit;  attri-  .���������;):���������< of  a el i to  W'T.  i  P*  ic  and   race-  agiiins'. ihe  | Oriental if would, be .������������������iVb-pj; ro. rir/ny.  j If would not be difficult, however, to  persuade the people of Japan thai, if  a Canadian colony settled down in  sonic fertile part, of Japan, becoming prosperous and aggressive, claiming full rights of citizenship, economic and race prejudice on their part  would soon develop. So it is'here.  Both countries are entirely alike in  that respect. The fact that the Japanese are industrious and law-abiding does not ebviyle this Inevitable  situation. They have economic standards impossible in our own people.  The fecundity of this race,    too, ex  ceeds our own,  llirity   i'rnu   of,  households.     If  Hate  us,' 1- wish  ilia I  respect. ' *.  A Slate-Board of Control repori  in California shows the 'Japanese  birthrate lo be 'lli.-H and that, of the  whites only 10.5 7 respectively per  thousand population. I have no,  doubt, the same ratio prevails here.  If suggests the need of even, more  restricted   legislation   in   line     with  llie undoubted right of all countries  ���������������������������which   Japan     freely     admits���������to  control nur own jnimigration.    In do-  big so we assume no arrogant    (superiority oi race or culture.   The art,  litemflire,' tho philosophy aud scientific   attaininenls     nf     Ihe  Japanese  race gained  for then;  the respect  of  'liaukind.     Pel   us' join   froeiy in  nc-  ���������orrting to  them   that     respect.     We  'iave faith in the intelligence of    tho  fnpanosc Empire to recognize our al-  'itude   and   that   it   is   rooted-    and  grounded  in  that  inherent desire  in  'ivory race to.preserve itself.    This' is  nip of the groat  "Pacific Problems''  ��������� if'today.       If    must  rbe    solved by  friendly   diplomacy   based   on   fundamental rights (n look  upon our own  'lationalily and ,our own' country as  ���������oineihing more than a  mere section  of the earth's surface.  Now as to the future, trend op  trade. It has been westward, westward, ever westward. . J need not  trace its course across the continent  ���������if Europe'and then westward to  \marica. Now if, has rolled to our  own shores on the Pacific, and will  go on \vos(ward over the Pacific,,  aronud' whose shores dwell two-  ���������'���������liirfi.fi of all mankind. And recent  '���������hi.ronoair events are hastening that  ���������iioveiucnf. - ^   ,    ���������  ���������.Shall we be equal to the lu&i of  seising cmr opportunities? .There  must always he a balance between  exports and imports, fur you cannot  ocll- where you do not buy. Your  "hips must he loaded both ways.  That suggests'that our Pacific problem in the Industrial development  of our own province. We can never  orosper as we should if we are merely ports for the export of Eastern  trade.    That is enough.  Time will not permit me to deal  with the details of the problem of  industrial development: with. the  need of building up consular trade  agents trained in the language'of the  countries with whom we barter; adequate hanking facilities' for our  export trade and our scion I if ic research into various projects, 'free  ports and numerous other details,  liritish Columbia is,a vast storehouse of undeveloped wealth.  It should he the task of public men.  backed by the united citizenry, to so  develop our rescourccs that this  province may become the home of  future thousands as the years go  by; so that living under just laws  ���������vlicre each may receive the' fair  ii'uits of their own toll; and the  "latural wealth, the heritage of all  .:iay be enjoyed by all. this province  may become what nature intended it  !o be, tho stamping ground f.-.r that  '���������ireat future activity which is bound  A. E. HUMPHREY  (Lata , Th y I or ��������� A-.   .(Ui miiVircj')  B. C. Land Surveyor and  .   Civil Engineer  '  ttoom  (J   Hurt   Block. 'ChlMwuuk  Uo.\    ���������!',':!, CHIM.UVAUK  r-������������������  t  arwood&Durraot  BARRISTERS and  SOLICITORS  c ,  LAW OEFICE  j      OIMON   I0VKKV   FIMDAY ���������  ABBOTSKOIII), "l'l.   C. |  JVE. PARTON  JUST    ARRIVED  another carload  Xu.u ..ioj oiqu-MUs s'iodndi|UA\  jo  ll!A\- "uoieutiui .to iiorcqfi in uioo.i  I!   3ucu(  ,i"o .i^dcd  aqi   uo.t   )\wi  ���������Ki-'OJJd -pt.Si.i   )������  no.t JOJ  AI������!10TS.F01'{Jji '11.' c.  NOTKS KllO.M  HATZIC  '<) come with the solution' and dovol-  ���������pmont^of these Pacific problem  which I have ventured- to apeak.  oJ  UNION OF BRITISH  COLONIES  IN   NORTH   AMERICA  Dominion Linens. Ltd., Manning ancl Ironing Department, showing Caiianders, Hydratl-  ������- vt !������������������   ci,u������������������  aVlfi Measuring  Machines.   Toral floor space about half acre.  lie Mangles,  Folding  ���������   The   linen   industry   was   initiated  in Canada in  1902  by Mr.   William  Berny,   now   Vice-President   of   the  Dominion  Linens   Limited,   Guelph  Ontario.  Previous to this time, how  ever,   there    had   been   several    at  tempts   at   linen   manufacture,  and  mills established   in   different  part?  of Canada,  but  all  had  resulted   ir  failure.,'From'the earliest psriod of  human  history till 'almost  the ch-.s-  of -the /eighteenth    century,    linen  manufacture was one of the most ex  tensive ancl   widely  disseminated  ol  the domestic industries of  European  countries.    It  was most largely  de-  valoped   in    Russia,   Austria,   Ger  many, Holland,   Belgium';   Northern  Prance, certain  parts   of    England  the  North  of  Ireland ancl  through  out   Scotland.     In   the, latter   part  ������f the eighteenth century the invention  of  cotton  spinning   niichinery  f;aro the  linen  weaving  industry .'������  atal blow.    Domestic spinning and  weaving began to  shrink   and  with  it hand loom weaving.  In  1815, at  Darlington,   England  A itia^hine was invented, which after  many improvements   and   modifica  tiorwi  haa  become   the  perfect  sys  tarn of machinery with which at the  present day lihen spinning mills are  furnished. The discovery of a process for the mechanical spinring of  linen yarn :for weaving into cloth  by powei' loom was much slower  than in the corresponding etisc of  cotton.  There are two branches in the  riodern manuffuture, spinning and  weaving, to which m?y be added  bleaching and various finishirm pro  ���������e.-"?es. The flax fibre is re.'oiveri  ii. !i :ullos Cruni the scutch 'mil's and  .ifter having been classed into vari-  ���������).up grades acco^'inrr to the q'lality  of tro material, is labelled and  placed' in store ready for the TUx  mill. ���������'. ��������� ;���������������������������'��������� ���������  When the manufacture of I ben in  Canada was successfully s!:ar'.ed,-'the  idea was to purchase yarns from the  Continental and 'Irish =r!in.".i"n- mills,  who were being supplied with   Rus  sian   flax,   at   a   price   much   below  that for which flax could be grown  in   Canada.     As   most  of   the   linen  manufacturers in Ireland were weav  ors   only,  buying   their  yarns   from  spinners, it was'-thouo-ht1 quite possible   and   feasible    that    the  feann;  method could he employed.-.vith success in Canada, and prior to the war.  the linen business depended entirely  on   these  imported   yarns   to   keep  their  plants in  operation.  In the year 1913, it is estimated  that Russia produced about 400,000  tons of flax, and other European  countries, including Great Britain  and  Ireland,  100,000 tons.  With the complete collapse oi  Russia in 1918, it became evident  that if the linen business was'to be  continued in Canada, it would be  necessary to establish a spinning  plant here, to spin the Canadian  grown flax, which with the improved  methods of cultivation, were proven  crp.ifil to or better than the Russian  flax, on which the industry had relied previous to the war. A modern  flax spinning plant,'-' which would  complete the chain of-linen manufacturers and make the business a  purely Canadian one has "been''installed at Guelph and is now in full  running orjer. This plant has been  equipped with the latest modern dry  and wet spinning systems. To secure the highest quality of linen  yarns, workers were brought from  rielgium," via the C.P.R., who were  experienced in water retting flax,  similar to the finest Flemish and  Belgian flax which are used for producing the highest grade linens.  Establishment of a confederation  of British America to include Canada  ancl the British eolonies' of the Bahamas. Barbadoes. Bermuda. Jamaica, the Leeward Islands aud possibly  nrilish Honduras and British Guiana  was reported hero today in official  circles to be under consideration in  the British dominions and possessions of North, South and Central  America.  The idea of, a united commonwealth of British .America was represented in the report as a further  development of the union which be-  Vun with the confederation of the  four provinces'of Canada In j857.  Reference was made to the conference which was held in Ottawa in  June, 1920, and attended by representatives of all the British colonies  of the Americas for the purpose of  drawing up a trade agreement, since  ratified by a majority of tho colon-  es concerned.  PHYSICAL   IMI'OSSIItrMTV  An old woman called a porter at  a railway statoin and inquired where  ���������she could get her ticket. The man  ���������minted in the direction of (he I.  Ihe;   office.  "Vqu- can   get   it.   there.'  "through ���������the pigeon  hole."  "Get. away with you. idiot." she  exclaimed. "How can I get through  ���������'hat hole.    I'm not a pigeon."  i.iook-  ic   said.  A C. P. R. extra gang are busy  noving the side track over to' the  Farmers Cold Storage 'warehouse.  This alteration will greatly facilitate  loading of the products of tho valley'  at' this point.   ���������������������������������������������/���������     '    ,;  ,/The Government,dredge, will*soon  be commencing dredging tiie port of  | Hatzic  to    accomodate ��������� the     he'ivy  boat traffic    that is    expected ; this  summer. l   ' ���������   '���������'   .  'The Fruit and Merehantile shipped  the first'strawberries of the,soason  on Saturday.' 'It is expected that by  the end of next week .the strawberries will be moving quite freely from  this point!  ���������    The HaU'fc Trading Co. arc making  a few alterations to their store hero  in order to accomodate the increased  business during" the fruit season'.  Work has "commenced on a nevt  residence Tor Mr. T. Campbell'. Mr.  A. Catherwood. has the contract.  Remember the 'Flower Show on  June l������th. The Women's Institute  are sparing no pains to make this  event  a  great success  The first Hying boat to make a.  landing at Hatzic arrived on Friday  last and remained over night in Hatzic Lake." The event attracted considerable interest in this district and  many availed themselves of the opportunity of visiting the lake ami see-  lug the'machine at close quarters.  The sea plane is one from Jericho Air  Station and is being used by Mr. Erie  Hearlo for surveying the mos-iuito infested districts.' We -uuderslairl  that some excellent photographs were  taken on Saturday. Mr. Hearle returned to Vancouver in the plane on  Saturday  afternoon.  Slack Bros, new store is rapidly  nearing   completion.  Rhubarb is moving out. slowly ancl  it is expected that the crop Hi is year  will be light and possibly below the  output of last year. The quality is  good, ancl the markets are easily absorbing the supply at    good    prices.  The Farmers' Cold Storage Co. are  completing the installation of an improved ice tank and will be in a  position to manufacture ice in sufficient quantity to take care of the  car lot shipments this summer.  The Brealey Hill road is getting to  be badly cut up and if something is  not clone soon it will not be in fit  condition to haul fruit over past the  post office.  understand     the  so he questioned  Willie   couldn't  theory of evolution  bis' mother.       *  "Mama, am  I descended    from    a  monkey?"  "1 don't, know, son." she  "I. never knew any of your  people."  replied,  father's  fee  The Countess of W-/ wick wy-s on  one occasion canvassing for votes al  ������, parliamentary election, and ^nmek-  at a house the door of whieh  was opened by a burly woman who  -,yed her none too graciously. "May  'ask," inquired the Countess', "to  what party your husband belongs?"  "Certainly," retorted the woman, r-s  she made to shut the door again.  "I'm the party to whoui (i helorgs.  and  well ,'c knows it."  This is the fiftieth time you have  been brought up before inc."' sa'id the  judge  severely.  "Yes. your honor," smiled the offender. "When I likes a fellow I generally gives him all me business."     ���������  Helen had a George cat  It  warbled, like- Caruso;  A neighbor swung a baseball  Now George doesn't done.  bat  ���������"    ������  -������ >!    ���������,/ f&E ABBOTSFORD P6ST, ABBOTSFORD, B. &  That, the best of-Meats can be purchased at this Store  .  We select our Real' with  intelligence:   lhatt   why- one  or our roasts make such a fine meal.  ���������       i ��������� ������  Try one of our prime roasts and be convinced.  WHITE & C ARMICHAEL  CO-OPERATION  1,5.   (1.   Phone   4 1.'  Farmers' Phone  IS00  Abbotsford, B.C.  WeJiave a good line of new and ��������� second-hand  cars, some real snaps.  1920 Ford in Al Condition. Snap for Cash  1915 Ford, Good Gondii ion $300.00      ,  McLaughlin Truck, just overhauled and. rc-buill  snap at $550.  DONE IN ABBOTSFORD  AND DONE RIGHT  By the Abbotsford Garage and Machine Shop, Ltd  *1V-superiority of our Repair Work is winning  for this establishment not only the good will and  miironage but the esteem of all ,car owners ancl  one reason we can guarantee our work is because  our workers are all .mechanics.  Don't forget our Specialties:  r ATHE-WORK  -CCETYLENE- WELDING AND CUTTING  '   OVERHAULING and RE-CHARGING OF  BATTERIES _    4im  ELECTRIC MOTORS -INSTALLED   AND  RE-WOUND  We guarantee all our work lo be Satisfactory.  Abbotsford Garage & Machine Shop  Limited  Ph.ne. B. G. 7        ABBOTSFORI) B- C. Farmers 1918  Common observation : shows that,  co-operation" ifi'essenfial to succesff'in  any branch of eudoavor.  We ran an illustration in tho Magazine a few  months ago,  which  nor-  (rayed   two   dogs   fastened   together  by a short rope.    A.    yttlo    distance  beyond each was a platter filled with  moat that    evidently  was much  do-  sired. ��������� For .a. long tiine t.he (logs lugged  in'an endeavor to'overcome ih.  strength of each other.    But finally :  glimmering of sense rose in the canine  consciousness.    The  i.wo  irot.loi,  to one side   -aiuUslrn'rcd the   plaUer  and then  performed a like opera Moi  ai,. tlie other.    'Phis was co-operat Ion  In Saskatoon. Ihe Canadian Nation-  jnl Social sind Ath.lefic Club entered a  ileani   in  a   hockey  compelilion.     On  another page wo  published an  illustration, of the banquet, at Saskatoon  which was    held in    honor of    their  achieving the    International  Provin-  eial   Championship' of  Saskatchewan,  Th'cy found  early in the season  Ilia,  eo-opcrafion     produced     results wo I1  .worth the effort, required lo produce  if. " '  bast yea,r in Canada Wi;.-'.(. Un'i'  was a heavy crop in llie north.irn and  western regions, .served by Canadian  National Railways' lines. The. nraiu  matured late. ' rriiero was bur. a lim  ited time to get such of it as was in-  '(.ended for the market overseas lo I In'  head of the Great bakes na\ i gat km  before tho freeze-up. At this, lime,  also, Ihe farmers of I ho WcH and lb',  dwellers ill'the cities an-.i low.m--  i.liare, were demanding (heir supplier  of winter fuel. Hofli of these movements were eastbouud. .There 'way  a larger tonnage of coal than ever  before,' and l.hoiu was a tonnage in  grain in excess' even of ihe record  liuudllnga of 1MI.5-1G. ThorO was  only the same amount of motive po>v  or and rolling stock as , last year.  Nevertheless, such was ihe hearty c.o  :er Your business  Oranges and Lemons, per dozen  : 2oc  Raspberry and Strawberry Jams '  ,    and Marmalade, a hn  - : ;jj? ���������'  K&U-hup,  large bottle, :. ������������������-��������� **  15. C. Spring Salmon,:* ims ..:     ^  Roval East Cake  : '��������� j>  Bulk Tea, a lb.'.:.:...., '--'- - :    AJ  ALBERT, LEE,  Baker  and Grocer '  A T. N. T. Explosive of great strength,  safety and freedom from noxious fumes  No Headaches  Pake advantage of Ihe   Government   refund of  $2.50, up to ten cases of powder, ancl blow ���������  your .slumps  hot!'  lei  fifty  hart  M-' ���������  and  Dul-  Buv Your Goods At  HUNTINGDON, B- C.  THE COUNTRY STORE  with the CITY SERVICE  / NEED YOUR BUSINESS  Farmers' Phone 1203  operation of the united staffs of  roads,   that   between   September  and  December 31st, more than  thousand loaded    cars'of    grain  been handled over the O"'''-'"  Liomil    lines to    Fort    William  Port Arthur, and 2,740  cars to  ulh. '.The average distance this'grair  was moved was 826.1    miles as compared with -616,1 miles in   I ill!). The  lo-uled car miles for this traffic were;  increased     1,^,6.33.106,    or    r,!).9 wr  lent., and  the grain ton  15,633,106,  lor 59.9 per cent, over  .1919, and al-  !ti-ough the tonnage, of    Alberta coal  marketed   the   railways   in   the   West  in  1920 was    some 20,000    carloodf  gi eater than were the marketings of  the year, previous, the Canadian National. Railways  moved   58  per cetit.  :cf the total  Alberta coal movement  | of 19.20.  I This demonstrates two things. The  first is that the co-ordination of  these two units of the National System is real, and not lip-thin; the  second that the western lines of the  Canadian National Railways have  been the means of a real' development in connection with the production of natural products in the western   provinces.  ��������� There is a reasonable expectation  that the tide of immigration ere long  will be assuming the proportions of  pre-war years. Last year, it is estimated, some five thousand settlers  were located along the lines of Canadian Railways west of the Great  Lakes. This" year, our own immigra-  Ition officials believe the influx will  ���������be great and that Western Canada  will witness one of the busiest seasons since the country was opened up  to settlement. The volume, of last  vear's immigration was produced by  the closest kind of team play between  the C. N. R. immigration men, operating both in Canada and the United  States. This is another example of  co-operation that is effecting results.  Wherever success' is, there Cooperation exists also.���������Canadian  National   Magazine.  Insurance of all kinds  ���������   NOTARY PUBLIC  Marriage Licences Issued  1USAL ESTATJ*���������Money to Loan ��������������� flood Farm Mortgages  c  Abbotsford  . We opened our first store a year ago on June  9lh so would ask our customers���������old and new���������  to help us make the week ending June 11th our  FIRST ANNIVERSARY WEEK  [FREE GIFTS lo each Customer spending  TWO DOLLARS ORJIORE  -A NEW STORE WITH NEW PRICES- l  Sugar, per lb   120 Sunlight  Soap,  Roger's Syrup, 10   lb. ^       ,. p ^ ���������rton       3������*  pail   $1-20 Royal   Crown,  Strawberry   Jam, jer carton ....30*  per tin   000 Golden West, ���������  ��������� '-&% **     ��������� *������p H-raSS? - 2  CmK PWT i& -,or.JR "oyal Cnf O^eaTsoap  2 jn 1 Polishes, 2 for ...: 250 Nabob Jellies, 3 for   3o0  Don't forget: your gift  A. G. ANDREWS  CASH   GROOKR " ABBOTSFORD, ��������� B,   C.  no  IMMEDIATE   IMPROVEMENTS  INr   CREDITS  KEEN WORLD   COMPETITION  Competition will without dcubt  he keener than ever before. Both the  Turkman and his employer will have  to display the highest type of efficiency to keep in the race. The firm  which produces the highest type of  goods will lead its field. There is  the possibility and xv.ry- likely prrs-  pect"of 'keen f"'"' i'C" competition,  too, particularly fro u.,, German sources. Charles M. Schwab, former  director-general'of the United States  Emergency Fleet Corporation, and a  keen student of economic and  business conditions. commented upon  the spirit of industry .manifest in  Germany. ���������'Germany had gone back  to work, he stated, as had no other  nation in Europe. Her working people were economising, sacrificing  and throwing themselves into real  production. At this rate of progress  Germany will without doubt in time  become a potent force in the commerce of the world, when through in  dustry she has rehabilitated her tot-  j tering finances.  "What's the matter, Captain Quai-  t. I'd-���������-".!-���������?"  "The fact is, my dear    young lady  we've  brokpn  cur  rudder."  1  "I  wouldn't worry.about that. The  i rudder is mrstly under    water,    you  I know, and  it is not likely that peo-  ��������� pie  will notice it."  I     The   Guide -This     here     spot   is  'known as ."I over's Leap."  'Ihe Fair Tourist (astounded)--  What an unpicturesque spot! Why in  the world did you give it such ��������� a  romantic name?  Cause ycr can't .sit here five mlnr  utes before a caterpillar drops down  your   neck.  A lady had a half-sister, of whom  she was speaking one day to a caller       A   G   Andrews has moved info h!a  who came in with her little boy. The ��������� new c,uarters en    Gladys    Street and  child listened    silently,    and     then,   i00ks quite glad and up-to-date,  with a    perplexed    face, he    asked, j     jyjr- praser is getting his ice crermi  "Why, whore's the other half?" parlor into shape.  The credit situation in Canada at  the present moment does not hold  out any prospect of immediate improvement. There is a dearth of  funds for industrial as well as investment of purposes.  The building situation throughout Canada has .proven a disappointment to the early optimists who predicted on a large scale ymen the  spring months arrived. The promised development has not materialised  in any conspicious degree, and the  pr.'-Kpective ��������� builders are still pursuing a waiting gamp. There is a  fair volume of residential cat-true-  tion under way at the moment, due  largely to the abnormal housing  shortage in practicalVV every important centre in Canada, Im: tho sup-  p'y of houses thus av:u'l."ih:n will be  entirely incommensurate with the cle-  n.iOid.  Provincial and General  Mr. and Mrs. Shore are in Vancou  vcr to-day.  Mr. R. Shortreed is confiaed to the  house but is improving under the  doctor's care.  ���������    The banks and schools are closed  , to-day.      Who    wouldn't ba a    ban-  Jker or a school kid?  !     Oil!    Who said we were to have oil  on Essendene Avenue?    Were    they  joking or did they see the    absolute  necessity of it? v  i Mr. Runt, the barber, has moved  to new quarters "in the. Abbotsford  Hotel building.  The picture show building is progressing very nicely and will soon lie  open for business.  Messrs. Wright and Johnson went  to the coast cities yesterday and up  to the hour of going to press have not;  returned.  Mr. Eric Weir is at the coast  to-day.  Mr. F. J. R. Whitchelo and Mr.  Ackland are in Chilliv/ack as representatives from Abbotsford to the  G. W. V. A. meeting there today.  WANX COLUMN  Advertisements under the    above  heading cost 25    cents per.   Issue.  Leave copy  and  money at Tho Abbotsford Garage.  HAD A LOT OF SENSE  A  VATiTJEJV. SOUVENIR  "Madam," shouted the angry  neighbor, "your little Cosmo has  just thrown a brick through our window."  "And would you brtng me the  brick?" beamed Cosmos mother.  "We are keeping all the mementoes  of his youthful pranks." .  There was an old geezer and he  had a lot of sense. He started up a  business on a dollar and eighty cts.  The dollar for stock, and the eighty  for an ad brought him three lovely  dollars in a day! *  Well,-he bought more goods and a  little mores pace, and he played that  system with a smile on his face. .>������������������  The customers flocked to-his two-  by-four and soon he had to hustle  for a regular store. Up on the  square where the people pass, he gobbled up a corner that was all plate  glass. He fixed up the windows with  the best he had and told them al|  about it in a half page ad.,  He soon had "em coming and hv  never, never quit, and he wouldn't  cut down on his ads, one jilt. And  he's kept things humming in the  town ever since, and everybody call*  him the  Merchant  Prince.  Some say its luck, but that's all  bunk���������why. he was doing business  when the times .were punk!  People have to purchase and,  Geezer was wise���������for lie knew the  way to get 'em. was to advertise.  iswaftsc**  M^^mim$m(m?m^B.

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