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 -   V  '   '-o/. -  VA-  JU'N or; 4n4        <<> ^  Jf  (3  i  F'  [ '  Ii.  rife  0  I'V  Vol. I., No., 7.  . ABBOTSFORD, B. C, FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 1910.  <s^P*������-.     ' .$1.00' PER YEAR  LIVE STOCK SALE  ��������� <������  LINDSAY RUSSELL,       auctioneer  Reports a very sussessful sale on .Tuesday of this  week. The market is becoming a favorite with the  ranchers and others who wish to buy or sell. ."'  Next Sale  on  uesday, June  all the'more interesting.  On that date  \  also will be offered.  LINDSAY RUSSELL  AUCTIONEER,  LIVE  STOCK,  REAL  ESTATE  AND  INSURANCE AGENT  ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  Abbotsford* Pioneer Store  Tacitus, the Roman historian, writing of the Batavians, said  "Others go to battle: these people go to war." With this  persistent people a battle was merely a part of the war, of  the  campaign,, no  matter whether it were  won or  lost.  ake a  of the crowds that patronize the Pioneer Store  and see if you would not like to join the army  of our patrons who secure choice Groceries, Dry  Goods. Gent's Furnishings, Hardware, Flour and Feed at  THE   PIONEER  STORE  Our goods head the list for quality and  price as the army of patrons can testify  L. MGPHEE  "niaaJ!  ���������i j .  I  ebb:  -������������������"���������������������������Matsqur Council.  -��������� The regular meeting of Ihe M t**  qui council was 'held in the municipal, hall on Saturday, June' nth  at '12.o'clock with the reeve in the  chair and all,members of .the conn  cil in attendance'.:.  .Thd .minutes of thelaoc me'et  ing of the Court,-of Revision : nd  of the two previous council Electing ������������������were read and adopted   -  Communica'ionsVwere-   receive 1  and' dealt with as follows ;  ���������From  A. i-Fre'y   asking'.jiayment  due f^r fencing. Laid over. ,  'From R.- E.'HempVll reT the un-  satisfactory condition ��������� of ���������* the-  Wright road. Cdunci lor" Cruick-  fchank reported" that 'he. had 'entered into an agreement with ti-t'  Maple Grove -Lumber"company-le  the'same. ��������� '  From'��������� Messrs Wade, Wheallcr  and MacQ'uarrie re the clai.n ,a-  gainst Hermann'Rulh.   ��������� Filed  From H.' Skouge re needed repairs on road leading, from .his  place.      Piled.  From R. A. Henderson enclosing  plan "of tub-division o "ftpart of  fractional S. W~: >4 Sec 21, Tp 16  for'approvel wKlch ������"-wa3 accepted  on motion.     ... -fv  .,.^rom. .Cnadai������[|V3a4^..VvP.I-.''Q?n'x"'-  merce    acknowledg'ng "   deposits  as f ollow3; School Account $98.2i  $47.72,   $5.10. =  ".Municipal account $317.89, $150.78  From secretary Board of Rail- .  way Commissioners re Aish cro_<r.  In connection 'therewith the clerk  was instructed to write the Board  stating the reasons'.why the hiuni-  cipa'lity considers that the C. P. R.  should construct and maintain this  and  other crossings  needed.  From Messrs Loach and Robin,-  son stating they ha dpurchased a  part of-the S. W. 1-4 of S. 1, Tp. Ii  and stating that they would have  to close the "Coghlan road when  their fence was constructed. Filed  ���������Ihe following resolutions were  ppassed.  Mo\ed by Councillors Aiih and  Satchell that. Councillor Aish be  permitted to purchase two slush  scrapers.   Carried.  Moved by Councillors Aiih and  Satchel! that H. F. Page be paid  $50 00 a scompensation for road on  south.side of Lot 88a.' Carried. ���������  Moved by Councillors Satchol and  Cruickshank that Councillors Lundeberg b eauthorized to call for  tenders for grading the Giedhi'l  road."   Carried.  Moved by Councillors Ai3h und  Satchell be- authorized to expend  $100.00 on the Glen Valley road.  Moved by Councillors Aish and  and Satchell that F. Beharrel be  paid $40 as compensation' for road  Carried.  Moved by Councillors Satchell  and Cruickshank that Councillor  Lundeberg be autlor'zed to call  for tenders for the slashing and  logging one half mile on the Williams  road.   Carried.  Moved by Councillors Satchell  and Aishithat the necessity of pro  viding cattle guards on. tlie B. C.  E. R. be .brought'to. the attention  of  the Superintendents Carried.  Moved by   Councillors    Cruick -  shank and Lundeberg .that the fol- I  lowing road be  gazetted;. \,  ^Commencing.-at the north-east,  corner of S. 16, Tp.. 16'thence west  erly along the section line to the-  N. W. corner of S. 17, Tp 1G; a width of 33 feet on each side of said,  line.   Carried.  The following-,bills were present  FKKE .AUTOMOBILE TO  N E W   WESTMIN STER  Ii. G. Fox had a, free automobile  ride to New Westminster on Thur-  day list, and w:Il possibly not return lor a few days. On Wednea ���������  day after the bank closed he attempted  to cash  a cheque ,at  the  Sums Cburicif  The regular meeting of the Sumas countil was held on,' Saturday  Jure 4th the reeve, Angus "Camp-  beU and Councillors Dl'McKenzie  J. S. Murphy and L. Lam'soh-being  iH'esent." ..The  meefn'g ��������� wa-aheld  Commercial Hotel, but Mr. 'BIau*-|.ir������ the new municipal hall near the  would not reciprocate, but .keep- \ junction of the Vye and-Whatcom  ing   the   cheque,, investigate^ .the  matter with .the result that Constable Black and he arrested Fox  at Sumas on Thursday short!y_af-  Itr dinner. Fox had been around  Abbotsford for a couple of weeks  and always api)eared to have plenty of.money. He was taken to..  New 'Westminster in  the evening  ed and "ordered paid;  E." G. Phillips, hauling blasting  powder, $2.50; A. F. Carmicliael repairing road and bridge and clear  ing stream $11.37; W. Macey on account on contract on Snell roati,  $50.00; W/ J. Merry field- payment  for. two' wheel scrapers bought at  Mr. Ryder's .auction sale, $19.00; V.  Ferguson on account Snell road  contract, $50.00; .T. A. Sw.ft, post  mortem services re Dundas and  Geice, $28.60; M. Ferguson, remov  ing.sunken log on White road $1.00  Work on Morrison road, Ward 2  F," Carmichael $14.37; H. Milne -$21.-.  25; F. Smith $37.50; J. Smith' $86.50  L. C'or'kindale  $43.87;  J. McKenzie  $36.25'; Wn.Towlan, $31 25; F. S. Davis  $19.37; E.   White  $32.50;  R. K.  Nickle $3.75; Hy Ryder $3 75 ; Jaxeo  Dennison    $23.12;    R.    Carmichael  $2L50; M. D. Morrisoji '$121.62 v Mr.  Firth $2.50; Mr.'Firth $2.50; Total  $501.60  P. Conroy cleaning di'rches at  Glenmore school and repairing  Nelson's bridge $25.75; F. Coghlan  fci/juing bridge On Gold road $15;00  A. O. Lundeberg ass's'ing surveyor in Ward 1, $7.50; G. W. Le Feu-  vre assisting surveyor in Ward 1,  and repairing culvert on Le Feuvre  road $12.25 ;.W. Roberts, repairing  road, $8.25; E. Nascou, hauling pow  der $1.00; B. C. Gazette, advertising Indemnity By-law $5.00; W. J.  Merryfield, dx: months indemnity  $50; J. T. Aish $50; G. Satchel $50  A. Cruickshank $50; E. Lundeberg  $50; C. M. C.-May salary $20.80; pos  tage $6.00; Office, supplies $2.00.;  Bounties paid $6.60; Nails purchased for Marsh's freight'shed $2.00,  Donation to Dominion Day celebration committee. $10.00  The store license by-law was reconsidered and finally passed and  the clerk and reeve were instruct  ed to sign same and'aflaVh corpor  ate seal. )  Councillor Satcfeell gave notice of  a by-law to gazette h'ghway south  Bide N. W. 1-4 S. 12 Tp 14 a distance  of 1-2 mile of a widthi of 20 feet.  ,also between N. W. and S. W. 1-4,  S. 12 Tp 14 a ...distance* oT 1-2 mile,  a width of 40 feet. ��������� also between  the N. E.' and S. E .1-4, S. 12 T. 14, a  distance' of half a mile, width 66  feet.. (..     '..-.,���������.��������� :  Councillor Cruickshahk ^gav.e  notice of motion to introduce, a  by-law to borrow money to instal  a water system on Matsqui Prairie. '���������;.:: ��������� '.'���������.'..���������,���������' _'���������  John Smith was awarded the con  trtract in the Pattersqn road fox  the sum of $350.00   ���������  Contract on Ross roacr, Victor  Lehman $250.00; Arthur Ross $160  the latter was awarded the contract.  The meeting then adjourned to  meet in the municipal hall on July  9th at 11 a.m.  'roads. .-,.������������������..'.       ,    , ���������..,--_  ���������  Everett-McKenz'e,. that a- ��������� contract be let to F. Munroe to, grade  240 rods' of th/3 .Angu3 Campbell  road south of Vey.-road- accord-ne-  to specifications'for $45.5. Carried  - Everett-MoKenzle, that the. B. C.  Electric raihvay . be requested J to  place a culvert ,on the;r,6rth side  of their crossing .over the." Whatcom road.   Carried:  Lumson-McKenziej that $75.0'0 be ,  appropriated,for road "ori' Election  line'to give Mr. Boucher an outlet  Work to be under supervision    of  pathmaster Beeb'e.   Carried.  Lam'son-McKenzie, that the path  - -. - . ������������������ .-   * -  master be instructed'to proceed at  once'with the removal of Bowman  fence from the Lamson road.' Carried.  Lamson-Everett,    "that Wm.  Fadden be notified to remoy.e his  fence from the road between his  place and Serl's or the council will  .remove same at his expense.. Car  ried. ��������� ��������� . .    , >  Lamson-Everett, that W.Q. Bow  man be requested' to put up board  gates ou the road frorn;' Lot..218^to  the Yale road. If Agates vare. not  put up road will be .thrown. ope n  for   traffic.   Carried.   . - v  Lamsom-McKenz'e, that the ooun  cil request the government-* to *  bpend $750.00 of the appropriation  in extending the Vy.e "Raad.east  from J. Wadam's also .'that ��������� the  Yale road be made passable . for  traffic.   Carried.^ .  Accounts were passed for payment;  A. Everett, contract on' hew'hall  $318.00; Rees Thomas, blasting pow  der $39.50 W. Porter "road" work.  $163.50; Perry Lumber ."company,  iumbcr, $12.10 ; American . Lumber  company lumber," $7.'49";' 'C. S'r. G.  Yarwood, salary and' '������������������"incidentals  $26.65; R. A.' Henderson,'"surveys  and plans $51.50; Wm.' Beebe^ road  work, $20.00; Beebe and ,Serl road  work $38.56; C. A._Lam90*n*,-; road  work $40.00; E. Austin,, road work  $50.00.    ���������. ��������� .  ���������..,... .- ;-. ;.���������-. .      :  Council then  adjourned'.   '���������   '���������'���������  ENTERTAINS AT WHIST  Mr. and Mrs. Howe * entertained  a few of their friends at progressive whist, on Friday evening .last.  Mrs. Edson and Mrs. Kerr won the  first prizes and Mrs.'Sutherby. the  consolation. .Among those, present were. Mr. and .Mrs..' Swtherby,  Mrs Taylor, Mrs. Weir, Mrs. Edson  Miss Nelson, Mius McCallum, Miss  Ama McCallum, Mr. Nixon, Mr W.  H.'Kerrj Mr". J. A. McGowan and Mr  B.  J. Gernaey. A most plea's-  an.t- evening, was  spent.  Mr. Alex McCallum, who purchas  ed the Atkinson property sometime .ago: has-moved ;hi3 '-family out  to their hew home on Tuesday la'st  Mr. McCallurn'has' added a''*humber  of Jn^prpvements .w;ith the-idea of  making a beautiful home for him  self and family.  Mr. Colin Campbell, chief of the  provincial jjolice was in the city  on Wednesday for a few hours.  ���������lia .-Htrir-m-   ������������������vir-s.y ������������������   f'T'*"'V'-J'">iS'?-T'-'ir'VCJ^r^^~^Ps^���������'if''rT^^J'''!f\Ji'''������������������V^��������� "���������ff.tl"-rTCmCT I.        in a���������i��������� j   i    ]   i.ji i.  .   i. . 1      n_    .wm&���������w.*r������*w&m&BiwzMrsv?33i.Y-<w.tfZ"^  ___._L__,.,.,..;r^~^~---__ y [,' I  -Four)  THE AfiBOTSPORD POST,      ABBOTSFGftD. JB. C.  :as  -w-1^-  - l/CH U RCH^-SER VIC ������8  J.-L  ,l^iPr4������by*erlan  'Xhur'chr��������� iRev.  Campbell, B. A.;'<B. D.4 ps-sistcr.  h^AblfotBfOi-d, li)a'.'m.,������nd 7;:30 p.m.'.'  "*1,'1Upp'ef,,Su'maa,-'''iMay*'29l and every  alternate Sunday at 3 pjaa..  C. E.> Wedijea'd'a-y:'it 8 p.m.        "���������  Sunday School' at a. p. rn. \-  Methodlst Church���������Rev:' A.-D. Storey  pastor.  Abbotsford. 7: SO p. in.  Sunday School 10 a. m,  Presbyterian   Church���������Rev.  Alder.  Mount Lehman, 11 a.m.  Pine Grove, 1 ;30 p.m.  Glenmore, 2 {"JO  St.* Mathewi Church- -  Rev, A. E. Davias,     Vicar  Abbotsford.���������  . 1st-, Sunday in-each month' 11 a.m  Holy,.?Coinmunion.  -. ,Bemahiiiig.-Sundays, at 2*'J0 p.ny  \- .Clayburn���������at 7;30 p.na.  '   HENDERSON &.;TM10K 5  (Associate Members can* Sbc. civil rErigirieers.j  CIVIL  ENGINEERS   1  . $  J!  D.  R. A: HENDERSON  B.  C:  LAND  SURVEYOR  P. 0. Box 11        Office, next P.O. Abbotsford  ;ABBOT8FOftD< P08TOFFICE  .: ,v-Office hourg^from g,a. A. to 7 p. m.  .Malls  arrl-7������"2rom.>north 11  a. m.,  ������rom aoHtb; 4:27 p. m.  Walls depart to North 4:27 p. m., to  . south, 11.a. ea.,  - ,  .Mail for -Upper Suiaae-ev&rr Monday,  ' Wednesday,.and Saturday' l"p. m.  ���������' Mail for-PeardonVllle-every'-Tuesday  - aad Saturday, -1 p. m.  Mail for" Al'd'ergrov?, Shortreecl  and Otter, > every" Tuesday; Thursday and Saturday at 1 p.m.  '    -THE ABBOTSFORD POST  Published   every   Friday   by    the   Post  Publishing-Company.  A weekly Journal devoted to the interests of Abbotsford and sui. "--iiding district.  Advertising Rates made know.    *n application.  LEGAL ADVERTISING���������12 cents 'per  line for first insertion,'and 8 cents a line  ���������for all subsequent consecutive Insertions.  Our' Shibboleth���������Naitlior lor nor agin'  the-' Government. i  -  Eggs were plent'ful ' and .no  changes in price were recorded-  Butter showed s!gns of a weakening .and wholesale price dropped,  from 30 to'27 cents per pound, due'  to the'increased supply usual ;ai.  this'season of the year. Fowl of ah  kinds waa plentiful and broilers  sold   readily   at' a wida   range  GENERAL .MERChlANTS  Only f irst'-class  Dry Goods,  Flour, Feed, and Grain  Boots and Shoes  Kept in stock  era*  tin!  FRIDAY, JUNE 17,1910  BUSINESS   DIRECTORY  . 'I ABBOTSFORD.  OF  ���������  '    T-  . .^General. Steree ���������  -Astaier, Broa.  D. -;W., Tarnbtdl.  ���������.   M-.'l."'McPhee.  ���������j 'Hot������!���������������  ,. Abbotsford .'Hotel, H.: Freeman,. Prop.  :������������������,. Cotomerdal;, J. A."Blair,,raiaaager.  Real  E*tate������������������  -    J:.W;.MeCallum.  ,    ,C. A.'SutnjDjBr.'  . W.-jetern Realty, J. J.. McPhee & W.  Nelson.        '- _'  Lindsay;RusBsll, C. E.  A"JGftI������n������*re���������  ,. Lindsay Russell, C. E.  J.' VT. McCallum  'Sank*���������  Royal "Bank of Canada, W. H. Kerr,'   Manager.  " -Creamery���������  H. A. Howe; Proprietor.  ��������� Hardware and-Forniture���������  ."���������H/ ALajQJSO-Q.  ��������� Butchers���������  ���������'��������������������������� J.-Jifoaknian.  -    Itutbhj and King.  ; Livery Stable���������  Lyle & Anderfon  Baker and -Confectioner���������  L. Legace.  :-RBSTAURANT~  Coarad Andersen.  Painters���������  J. W. Golden.  ... ; Sheemakerc���������  .-.. M'-Hausar.  ��������� -j .Beard -ef Trade��������� '���������  . 3. W������. MeCalium, Secretary.  -r-'-..Blacksmith���������  -.._��������� Staaley.^Auaneau.  ..., Barber and .Peel Reorrv���������  --.- J-oa. S&ndereon.  G. I������enor.  Tebacce and Novelties���������  J. V. Mmas.  Docter*���������  -T. A. Strlft.  SADDLERY~aud  HARDWARE-- '  >.  B. J. Qexnaey.  ,.,������ARP2NTER  and' CONTRACTOR  :   R* J^ Shannon,  ��������� ��������� ���������;-������������������ MERCHANT ���������������������������TAILOR.  ���������   -T. C.CyOgan.  ���������_--,1..4lcnae-ragn;un.l-Taylor. **  , Are you boosfng.for-Abbotsford  these day3 or are you simply saying  nothing, but endeavoring to make  "a stake" There are many way3  ���������boosting.., -just as there are ways  of-knocking, and the main and .proper way'is to keep Abbotsford be-  the eye's of the publiq as rhuch*'as  possible.  ' We have- nothing ,to be' ashamed  of 'in boosting for Abbotsford. We  have a fine little town���������the' making of a very much larger" one. It  is- a railway centre of importance  but.many of us do not realize whjat  what it means to us to have a rail  way junction'of three, perhaps four  tfaneontinenlaY rail ways,'"togethei  with a tram line to the coast cities  It is up to us. to- g-et- wise right a-  way, and write about it, talk a-  bout it, sing about it and- ring its  prai'aes far and near.' You have a  town -well worthy all the praises  that you can bestow upon it, and  when you speak or write of Abbotsford to your'frieinds you are  conferring  a favor  on  them.   o   Always have a kiiid word for a  citizen in your own town. Don't  knock if you know he ia trying., to  do the best he can.   o  ���������   *'  *We publish in. this issue' a lettei  from a* resident of- Abbotsford re  the* organizing- for a-fall exhibition. That would indeed be the  one event that would advertise  the town and dsitri^t to good advantage.  ���������Just to start the ball a-rolling  the editor will- subscribe $10.00 for  a starter.   Who   will  double  that?  THE    MARKET.  :-:---.'-Watcli-'Abl)otfiford-LQROW!1'',  -.-Send: the-Poet to .-your? friends In the  East:  $&&mf*F#**^^  JLj<  egace  ABBOTSFORD; BAKER  . Bread; Buns; Kisses;  Cream Puffs   ;  Wedding Cake. a Specialty  ABBOTSFORD, B^ C,  "New Westminster, June 10.���������The  first strawberries of the season  appeared on'the market for sale  [ to-day and ' were" quickly snapped  . up: Some fine gooseberries also  made their appearance, being rath  er earlier than last year. ' The  market was fairly well attended  both by farmers and citizens and  business waa'comparatively brisk  Potutoea still remained at alow  ���������price for this Beaso-n of the year.  Meats, particularly veal arid pork  "advanced slightly inprice owinp  to the slight shortage in,' the supply ,while fowls of all kinds, which  wore-plentiful, dropped in-price ap  preeiably.  The supply of beef was not quite-  so plentiful ;as usual and the demand   was  brisk   throughout  the  morning, farmers and stockraiser-i  b'eingable to sell quickly at satis-  factory. pr'ceB.   Lamb and mutton  ���������maintained-the-same -evel and was  in  fair supply- with equal demand  Veal  was plentiful  resulting    .in  a reduction in the price to from li  to   18 cents  per  pound.   The  de-  ma<nd for medium stock in pork  was good and the prevailing price  advanced one cent per pound over'  that of last week, selling at from  14 to 15 ���������cerate top notch price.  price according-to size. r The supply of ducks- was fair and the price  lowered abo*at $2 per dozen.  -Potatoes sold on ,the market a-,  about $12.per ton, although a number of cases were reported .'during  tiiC   week'where ��������� a   much    lowe*',  price  was accepted by producers'  who  are  overstocked.   There   arc  no signs of an increase! in price in!  the near future.   Last year at this  season potatoes    wero    "becoming  scarce and were B'ell.'njp at from $16  to $18  per ton.  The first strawberries of the sea-i  ticn appeared on  the market  today price being from;'$2.00 -to, $2.75f-  per crate.The berries, ocn sale were-  all fresh and good and sold readily^  Some of the. first gooseberries     of'  the season sold at six Bents per lbi  Both strawberr-es and gooseberrio.^-  are a week or so earlier than lasiji  year,. the first strawberries beinjj'  sold on the; market in'1.909 on June-  l'j, and the  first gooseberries., oil.  June 26th. '}]'  Lettuce, and other green - were:^  plentiful with fair demand and ���������������'  bundance of i fresh rhubarb. 1.'  Beef, hindquarters, per lb,  -vile*  iicef, forequarterB, per lb ��������� ������������������- 56:j  Lamb  per lb   -.���������:������������������      16c to  18c  Mutton per lb -- ��������� 14c to 16c"  Spring lanib-- per carcass  -'"'-$8.5D.  Veal, medium', per lb- * 12c to 1;W;  Veal, large, per lb ���������.-.���������.. 9c toiO.  Pofk; medium,* per lb ���������-"������������������ 14c to 15c  Eggs, wholesale, per dozen ��������� ��������� 30c  Eggs, retail, per doz  35c  Butter, wholesale par lb.���������*���������*������������������������������������-- 2I(.  Butter, retail, per lb - - ���������-��������� 35c  Rroilors per doz  ��������� $5.00* to $6.00  Fowl, per doa"n  -- $8.00 - io $10.00.  Cniekeris/'pe'r doz. ������- $6;*W-to V*$S.0*  Ducks; young-per dozen $0 to ' $10  Ducks,' :p������.*r  dozen  $8.00  to  $10.03  Geese, live, each ���������-*������������������ -v!..!���������...: $l;6p,.  Potatoes, per ton,  ...........::l ������42  Onions, per sack, ........ ���������������������������������������������.'$1.61*  Turnips, per. sack, ��������� ���������������������������..���������..-W������..i.-*ft8c  Beutsy per sack,  ���������*��������������������������� ��������������������������� 73c  Parsnipsj- per sack,. ~.������.i...:....7aQ  Cabbage, per sack  -...^.>..:-;...6fe  Carrots, per sack, ���������  75c  Lettuce,-per bunch ������������������....-..'......���������.! fto  Rhubarb, per bunch  ^.~...... fie  Strawberries, per-crate $2;00 te$2.U5  Gooseberries, per lb.  (jc  ������������������^o   ocial and Personal.  Essendene Ave.,  Abbotsford, B;C.  I j PATRONIZE HOME INDUSTRY |  I  arness an  Mr. Fanner, when you redufre a new Set of Harness, a new Saddley Saddlery Hardware, or anything  in the Horse Clothing, call around and see  ERNAEY  and you'will be suited.  LIVERY AND FEED STABLE  ANO  TOURING AUTOMOBILE  We can give you-the best of attention at-Reasonable Rates.  Our New Touring Automobile is in great demand.  Wm. LYLE  Stables on Essendene Avenue  Ib f  mnon  Builder srsd Contractor  Rough and Finished Lumber always on  ���������'::h*n<3  ,-. --- Eitimatej^furnished free  Afibotsforil antt--- Mission  1  Business-has. so increased at the  C. P. R. station that Mr. Clarke wilt  shortly have an assistaiaf.  The Rev.- W. M: Reid' of. Haney'  colporteur for the< Canadian Bible  Society ' will'be in this neighborhood shortly and hold public meet  ings with' a-view-"of"������e'tftabliBhihg  a branch of the BibleSociety her*',  He will also have; Bibles' for Bale.  The Ladies Aid- Society met oni  Thursday   afternoon at  the hoirie  of Mrs. Ware at Matsqui Lake.  It appears, not to b^ jgenerally.  known that in Abbotsford as 'in  other places in B. C. ��������� it is against  the law to allow bulLs; to' winder  about the country. All bulla oyer  two years must be-.kept penned'.  An open meeting' of the-1. *0. JG.  T. on Tuesday, June 21et, will jbe;  held at which a miisieal and Ht���������|r-!  ary programme will be- furniahed  by members of the order"aind other  local talent.   Refreshments Wvll al-ti.  so be servejdi   Doors iopeih at 7;30:,  J. W?mti������EN  Painting    .   \    '     .  PaperM&jiging  Decorating  Sign Writing  Kalsoriiinirig  Graining  ABBOTSFORD. B.C.  NOTICE IS "HEREBY GIVEN that  thirty days" from the .first publication  of. this notice, I intend to apply to the  Superintendent of Provincial Police for  a-renewal of the Hotel Licence for the  Abbotsford Hotel, situated at Abbotsford, B. C., for the term of six months  commencing'July 1st, 1910.  -  HARRY-FREEMAN.  Dated-May 6th, 1910.  NOTICE.  .'NOTICE IS'HEREBY GIVEN that  liirty days from the first publication  ���������{��������� this notice, we intend to apply to  .he Superintendent of Provincial Po-  .ice tor a renewal of the Hotel Licence  for the Commercial Hotel, situated at  Abbotsford, B. C, for the term of six  months commencing July 1st, 1910.  JAMES   McELROY  &   CO.  -   Dated May 6th, 1910.  INSURANCE  LOANS  otsford H<)mesites  If you are looking for a home  or. snappy investments  in town lots, acre-  ���������age or farm  property  ��������� see  The Pioneer Real Estate Broker of Abbotsford  ���������eustrtKT.raltm.rri-r, rfrr ",-.���������'; 't.t i ���������       ���������������������������       ���������' , ,      ''���������������������������    r ', ' ',':7 I  5  ^  1  11  '4.  H  I)  M  7  in  i(  11  t  .1  I  "i  1  a  xmiivhsttisijsvi&jsmvmm If  V  TflE ABBOTSFORD POST,       ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  THREE  I  \i  I  M  *  ;   i  I'  f  1  i  I  ���������1/  */  I-  a, ���������'.���������a  H  ABBOTSFORD,  B.C.  Capital~paid up, $5,000,000.  Reserve Fund, $5,700,000.  Total Assets^ $70, GOO, 000.  A general banking business transacted.  SAVINGS   BANK  Accounts opened with Deposits ,of $1.00 and upwards.   Home Savings Banks issued.  Banking by mail given every attention.     We  have correspondents throughout, the world. / .  GEO. H KERR, manager  w^s.  HOTEL  j. Mcelroy aco.  LIQUORS,   WINES  AND   CIGARS  OF THE BEST QUALITY  Skhs  Cor. Essendene Ave. and Oscar St.,  CITY  <X^m,!i'&i:tik:mi*^'y;W6&&m  To Farmers and Fruitgrowers  g.brown & CO.  1048 Westminster Ave,       ������ Vancouver. B. C]  ��������� We can ��������� now supply you from stock  Mowers,  rakes, JDriljs, Single Horsej Disc- 'Harrows,  One  Horse I  Acme, Orchard Cultivators, Qne Horse Farm .Wagons, I. H. C. Gasoline!  Engines,  Auto  Buggies, .Tudhope  Buggies,  Farm.-Tools  and Milking J  Machines.       FOR- PRrGES: AND: TERMS .APPLY  Agent,  orse i  Owned and operated by H. L. Nicholson of Matsqui is  " N'ever out of order "  Travellers and small excursion parties taken; whenever I  they wish to go. Will-meet people from Mission at the  C.P.R. bridge.   Call me over the phone at Grist's store |  H. L. NICHOLSON  MATSQUI, ^B.C.  Srtsfll'Wants  Our? paper, gses to ti������ hm������  and Is read and welcomed tfwr*.  If you wish to reach tho houes*  wife, tho real arbiter of domes-Bo  dssllntes, you can do so through  our papor and our Classified  Want Ads. form an Interesttng  and weli-read portion of It  W������rn������Mrt Blllt Mv������,  "3TO53SSI  ���������H-MMMamaa  A. small "Want Ad "in  the Abbotsford Post  may secure just exactly  what you are after.  A;smalr advertisement  " of 25 words or less,  .   25c. for one issue  five times for $1. GO  It might mean  , many dollars if you  advertise in  The Abbotsford1 Post  Next door to Post Office,  Matsqui Municipality  Trades Licence By-Law  A  By-1 .w to   fix   Am-jtiuts  to  be  Paid   for  Trades   Licenses    in  ���������   tho Municipality of Matsqui.  The Municipal Council of the Cor  Corporation  of ,*the, 'Town-ihip  or  District of Matsqui enacts as follows;- " *  1. Prom and after the coming  into effect" of this, By-law every  person using or following any of  the trades, 'occupations, professions or butinesseB set out in Schod  ule '."A", hereunto annexed within  the limits . of the. Municipality of  Matsqui shall take out a periodical  license-' for such-period as is men7  tloned in said schedule and shall  pay therefor such sum as is therein .specified, whLch sum shall in  all,cases be paid in-advance to the  collector of -.the said corporation  for the use thereof. ���������  2. No person shall carry on, use,  practise or exercise any trade; occupation, professioxi or business  named in the said schedule within  the-limits of the said Corporation,,  without having taken out and had  granted to him the necessary license in that behalf.  The license may be in, the Form  (*B" contained in schedule'.1. .of  the "Municipal Clauses Act''' and  shall be granted so asVtp .terminate  on the 15th day of. July and the  1.5th day of January, and no proportionate reducii:*o ehailbemad',  u- account of any, person.,com-  .neiicihg business.  3. Any person guilty of a breach  of, ,any of the provisions of this  By-law shall be liable to a penalty upon summary .conviction not  exceeding the sum of two hundred  and.fifty ($250.00) dollars for every  such violation together with the  amount which 'should have been  paid for such license* which aaid  amount and penalty shall for the  ��������� urposc-j ox recovery undsr this  By-la'w' Ibe held to bd one penalty  4. In the 'construction of this  Jy-law in describing or,-referring  ���������Co any-person ��������� or r party,-, matter  or 'thing importing" the masculine  gender  or singular" number shall  Ibe -understood to'lncludeand.shall  be  applicable to .several < persons  or. parties as well as to one person  or.' party, and females;as well >  as  Jrnales-and bodies corporate well a?:  infdividuals and several 'matters or  things as well as one-,.'matter,   ,or  ; thing unless it be   otherwise   provided or there be something in the  ; jL'jec't  or  context .^.repugnant to  such-construction. *  '5/ THIS Bv-Iaw may be .cited  ��������� .s'- the -MATSQUI.,; TRADES - LICENSE BY-LAW 1910.     -  DONE and PASSED in -Open  Council this day of    ''.*       ' A.D 1910'  RECONSIDERED and - finally  passed this day of A.D. 1910.  CM. C. Reeve.  ���������SCHEDULE "A"  l.From every re/tail dealer the  Bum' of $7.50 for' every six  months provided that where meat  is.the only article dealt in the license1 fee shall be $5.00 for every  six monilifl.  2. From every -person who  keeps or carries on a public-wash  house or laundry, the-sum of $2.50  for every six months  3.- From every -Livery Stable  leepcr, tho sum *A $2.50 for every  x months. . ,        ���������        .  4. From every auctioneer not  :.eing a government officer selling by auction Government pro-  cer or Bailiff selling lands, goods  ,r* chattels "taken in execution or  for the satisfaction of rent or  taxes, in addition to any other license, the sum of $5.0(1 for every  six months.  5. From every hawlqer or pedlar, the sum of $5.00 ioic every six  -,ix months.  6. From every per.'So'n keeping  a saloon or building ivhere a, billiard table is' used for hire or profit, for each table the: sum of $2.50  six months.  7. From every p^reon keeping  i bowling alley or rfcfle gallery,  the sum of $2.50 * for every "ix  months.  8. From every; ,Tra*&s^ent Trad-  ABBOTSFORD, B. C,  Strictly first-class in every - respect".   The bar is  stocked with the best of wines, liquor and "cigars,  RATES, $1.50 TO ,$2.00 PER  DAY .-  H. FREEMAN,  PROPRIETOR  ma  er or other person who occupies  premises in the Municipality for  temporary periods and who may  offer goods or merchandise of any  Icscriplion for sale by auction or  in- any other manner conducted  by himself or by, a licensed auct-  'oneer or othereise in addition to  any other license, herein mention,  -id the sum of $50.00 for every six:  months.     " ' "',   '.',  Transient Trader Bhall mean  any trader who when, beginning  business in the municipality and  when' requested to , do , so * by the  Municipality refuses to give ' to  the Municipality security for "the  amount of the license that he'will  jarry on business as a trader in  the Municipality for not less than  .ne year. ,  The placing of jgoods on - a  wharf or in a warehouse or in the  -justody of any person shall' be  deemed an occupation of premises"  within the meaning .of this By-law  9. From every person carrying  on on his own account the business of a banker at one, -place of  business, the sum of $20.00 for one.  year; and for eachother place of  business, the'sum of $5.00 for one  year.  10. From every person who either on his own behalf or as agent  for another or others sells, solicits (  or takes orders for the sale by retail of goods, wares or merchandise to be supplied or furnished by*  any person or firm doing business  outside of the Municipality, the  sum of $5.00 for every six months.  11. From every person following within the municipality any  profession, trade, occupation or  calling not hereinbefore enumerated or who enters into or carries  on any contract or agreement to  perform any work or furnish any j  material PROVIDED ALWAYS  that no person employed as a  journeyman or for wages only and  not employing any other person  or persons and no farmer or other  person taking .contracts to perform municipal work in so far as '  such contracts are concerned  SHALL COME WITHIN this provision, the sum of $5.00 for every  six months.  This, is to certify, that the above-,  is a true and correct copy of the-  "Matsqui   Trades  License   By-law  1910.  JAMES  GIBSON,  Clerk.  Owing to our limited space a  number of news items have been  omitted.  THE HOME.  -.f'Be it ever so humble,  There's no place like home.".   -  If love is there.   .-  Love can be cultivated and geeks  es-pryssion.' The husband leaving'  home in the morning for his day's  la'oor will toil .better and live better if he receives a-loving* ..word  of farewell and a good wish from'  his partner ih life arid she will"sing  a happy song all, the .day long,.if  before his departure -he gives not  only   a kind   look-  but-a'  loving  word and the lover's kiss.' ,     'Tis  love  that  makes  the -*world     ,go  round;   'Tis love  that makes   tlie  world look bright.  ������������������Birds in their'little'nests,agj ee,  And  'tis  a shameful  sight,  When children of one family,  Eall 'out, and-chide; and fight.-'  The house may be; smali'butif it  is neat and tidy, the floor free  from dust, and, the. stove bright,'  and all the dishes clean, it will be  au attractive place to the husband  and he will not want to go. out to  spend the evening.elsewhere.  If the children are neat and clean  faces spotless and hair combed;"  tho husband will be glad to spend  the evenings by hi-3 own fireside.  Pretty pictures on the walls and  beautiful flowers on the" table maybe ' had by all thoughtful house  wives and will help much to make-  tne home attractive.  Home may be a paradise -but  both husband and wife must plan  together to make it such." , A  Paradise Lost may -become a  Paradise Restored but great will  be the effort. and long the patience ; but they are worth while  Big boys and big g'ris have much  to do in making home happy  Selfishness and thoughtlessness  which too often characterise tho  grown-up members of the family-  destroy the prosperity.iand peace  of home.  "Where sisters dwell >and 'ureters meet,  Quarrels should never come.'''  Be ambitious. Every ; b.i;  worthy of the name has an ao-  bition. If a farmer, he ought to  be ambitious to-have the best  farm in the neighborhood. If a  merchant, he ough to be ambitious  to have the most prosperous and  most popular store in the place.  If a baker, or a banker, or a saddler, or a butcher, or a shoemaker  or a barber, or a blacksmith, or  an hotel keeper, or a preacher, or  a printer; he ought to be ambitious to make the most of-his. business and stand at the head, and be  an example to others. A young  man without a noble ambition, or  a high . aim in life is not  likely to amount to much.  VIDEO.  ���������i'ii  ���������'''<;  > (i j  m  m  I  I  II  m  ���������m  i".  '' &t  r    I.*".  3- _^9jj 'V  FOtR  THE ABBOTSFORD POST,  ABBOTSFORD, B. ,C.  ������v"   ���������t*,i^'������f*,������i***(t'**(t**,������i'**ii***>i"(j" 'rt*'j^'������������'**'(i**���������*��������� i*"j������������������������'jf*���������*!(*���������(i****J(i**���������Vi***;"*'. ��������� *>������"'    H'rtt"tY'^4i"'ti'*i^^^'\i'ri{'ri\^r4i' ti' /i"^^ iV" ti1 t^^txy 4{* i*' i(t"7t"'ii**if"'i������***"*   *if  ! Df ITUir ] It^TM-fTL |  1  *  45=  ���������t*  ���������5*  J',  if  a  . $  ** ���������>r^SA'**ir'������*'Jj(''"''������'**'^ ^������������������������������������������������������������������������^*-'*-,**,^.'"*-5r*A**"^ ir  All kinds of fresh meats in season.  ONLY Al   MEATS  KEPT  IN  STOCK  We deliver the goods,  ���������*������.  H  rurniture  There is no necessity to go to the Clfy to purchase furniture as our stock  is complete.    Our prices are right and the stock is equal to that of the City.  Hardware  Our stock of hardware is complete in every respect.  Carriages and Market-wagons  a full car load on lale in my new warehouse  Sash and Doors  at prices that can't f^e beaten. J  B���������      ,  J     :..*= =������#  Vfatsqiii   Hotel  MISSION CITY. B.C.  This hotel has been thoroughly  rennovated throughout and is now  open to the public.  The Bar it stocked with the  choicest wines, liquors   and cigars.  'Rates: $1.50 to $2 per day  SAM GILES, Proprietor  t  AN   INDIGNATION  MEETING  ������^teamtm^i^^t^MWJM'jnmwgmrmmm  olstem  Pure bred for stock purposes.  HARROP  BROS.  LYTHWOOD RANCH, ABBOTSFORD  FALL EXHIBITION FOR  GEORGE FERGUSON B abbots������������������.  ,���������  Editor Post,  GENERAL CONTRACTOR I     Dear gir *  Now that Abbotsford has got a  "boom" on I venture to tresspass  on your space in order to make a  suggestion which I think only requires menti;n!ng to "commend its-  self  to   enterprising   residents,  Mission Junction, Chilliwack and  Langley, all boast of a fall exhibition,  yet Abbotsford.  which  in  no  way  lags  beh'nd  it  neighbors, as  qui School Board was held at the ! far as  business  enterprise is  con-  municipal hall on  Saturday, June   ce���������ed, is in the lamentable  position of not'haylng an annual affair  of   this   kind.   Surely   it  is    plain  to all that a fall exhibition, would  be   of   inestimable   benefit  to     all  whose   work  and (interests  centre  at   Abbotsford,   and   I hope     that  Specialty, Bridges, Culver, ts  and Grading  ABBOTSFORD  MATSQUI  SCHOOL  BOARD  The regular meeting of the Mats -  Aberdeen, Mt. Leh-.nan and Dunach  Communic.a'i")n was received  from the education department, re  Mt Lehman school site, the govern  ment acknowledging the possession of the deed but had never registered it, also stating they would  defend the possession of the ground  A motion was passed askine*.-the  government to make a grant towards the building .of the school  and the board would make an effort io settle with Mr. Israel to  save litigation,  A new scale of salaries was adopted making a general increase all  around.  A resolution was passed asking  the government to bu.;ld a cecohd  room at Clayburn.  *  The accounts were passed for  puyrnednt.  The secretary was authorized'to,  advertise for teachers for the different schools vacant. All applications would be taken up at  a meeting in Abbotsford at the'  call of the secretary.  The  meeting adjourned.  Mr. Scotsvold and friend returned from "Vancouver on Monday  morning.  Mr. George 'Clark has returned  from a well earned holiday and has  assumed his duties at tho C. P. R.  station, Mrs. Clark will return in  a few days.  Miss Jennie Biggar who has been  visiting her sister Mrs. Dwight  Rucker returned to her home io  New Westminster on Tuesday.  11th, Trustees Cruickshank, Mer-  ryfield, McPhee" Conroy and Rosj  were present.  Minutes of the previous meetinx*;  adopted  as  read.   -  Kesigna'i-ns were received from  senior- divisions of Abbotsford -ind j some of its citizens will have public  Matsqui,   Glenmore,    Peardonville, | spirit enough to set about organ-  ~ '    izing an event which is the     one  thing required to give Abbotsford  as important a standing in the  eyes of the outside world as it undoubtedly possess in the est in: a tion  of those people who are acquainted  with its immense capacity for  expansion. Hoping Mr. Editor,  that these few lines may have the  effect of inspiring some residents  with the .courage- necessary to  tackle one of the greatest pressing needs pf Abbotsford.  Yours   etc.  A LIVE CITIZEN   o   L. O. L. DISTICT MEETING  r  District Lodge held their meeting in Abbotsford on Tuesday June  ���������Mlh representatives being present  from the different lodges in the dis  trict. '  . . Those present were ;  Agass'z���������J. Ashton.  Mt. Lehman���������W J._Merryf.eld, ���������  Merryfield and I.'lsrael."  Mission���������E. Bush, D. Gibbard, P.  Fakenham and S. Youmans.  D. W. Turnbull of New" WesRnin  ������ter-was also  present;  and Chas.  Metcalf,   Thor'nhlll  Lodge,   No  91  Thornhill. Ontario were present.  It was decided to'hold thi3 year'-'  celebration at Port Hammond.  The second and; third degrees of  the order were conferred.  After the business of the evening  the brethren enjoyed an ice cream  feast.  To  hold an  indignation meeting  and form a progressive society at  the same time, i* the  feat accom  plished by _the residents of Alder-  grove on Tuesday n'ght. The res;  dents there have ,becn com plain in,'.',  bitterly of the   service' given      on  the Great Northern line to  Huntingdon and it was finally decided  .to   call   a meeting   to   discuos   thr������  matter.* Publicity       Comir.i;sio,n,or  Wade was asked to be present at  the  meeting .and  ho  gotvc a short  address pointing .out .the stepu the  board of trade at Westminster wa;  taking to have the conditions remedied.  , /  The meeting was charged with  indignation against the Great Northern, and several forcible speeches were made denoucning .the company for the treatment meted oul  to the patrons of the line. One  of the most serious chargau a-  gainst the railway .company waj  tha tit was in the habit of running  construction trains at night with  out providing them without lighL  As a result there have been sever?', i  narrow escapes from death. It  was also alleged that the trains  were late nearly .all the time anc-  one coul dnever be sure what time  a train might be along.  The ab&eaice of an agent at Al-  dergrove aiso came in for criticism  The freight is thrown, off-arid there  is no onq to, take care of it. It  was state dat the meeting .that the  supplied for way freight were unsuitable, sometimes meat aaid furniture having :to be shipped in  dirty coal cars.  It was decided that it was necessary for the citizens to, band together in some way to protest a-  gainst the treatment and a progressive society was formed, :l.  Jones, being elected first president  This association will act with the  Langley and Westminster boards  of trade in efforts to have the condition of things bettered.���������News  A board of trade meeting .wa<-  hel dat New Westminster and the  matters which.p concerned the pe j ���������  pie of Aldergrove and put them,  cut so much was made/ light of at  the board. So far as is learned no  definite action was taken to re ���������  iie\e the people's present complaint. They should "vTrite direct-Ed.  DESTROYED   BY   FIRE  "\>  \\  chram Dealers  The large mouth of these sealers make them 'easy  ;to put fruit in and easy to get oat.  Half gallons per dozen $1.50  Quarts  Pints  (i  (t  (<  a  $1.25  $1.00  The Best of Sugar  ���������    100'pound sacks $6.1Q  20     '"      "     $1.25  Fresh Eggs and good Tairy Butter always wanted  D. W. TURNBULL  K  Essendene Ave.  Abbotsford,'B. C.  "J  Mr. R. E. Turner, real estate broker of Mission City and Matsqui  was in Abbotsford this week.  On Monday' morning the Fern  Ridge Shingle mill at Aldergrove  was destroyed by fire. The mill  i& a total loss.  Mr. H. A. Howe of the Pine Grove  Lumber company left for Vancouver on Tuesday.  !  The Matsqui council has donated  $10.00 to tho Dominion day celebration at Mt. Lehman.  Mr. J. McLean, after spending  a few days in Abbotsford, returned  again to the coast. '; "Jack's''  many friends will be pleased to  know that;'he is rapidly recovering and will soon be back to'work  with the Abbotsford Lumber Co.  Mrs. Hej.th from Clayfeurn was a  visitor to; j Abbotsford this week,  guest of Mrs. Howe. ,  Mr. Boyd, of the Abbotsford. Tim  ber   aind  Trading   company  is   at  home   nursing  a sprained      ankle  these  days.  Matsqui Lake Shingle company  on Abbotsford Lake is running full  time.  Fresh Milk  15 quarts, $1.00' Delivered twice daily from  June 1st. 1910.    Apply  Harrop Bros.,   Lythwood Ranch,    Abbotsford  Our cows are specially selected and quality guaranteed.  Good cows always for sale.  ���������*��������������������������������� ���������*��������������� |  '  ��������� ���������������������������������������.    ������������������...��������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������.   -������������������ .    ���������    ������������������������������������   .   -    ���������   - -~ -I- w r y it |E noa>a>) ,��������� K1  TICE  If you are a speculator and want really good  propositions  C SUMNER  If you are a land owner and wish to sell  O SUMNER  If you wish to purchase a business  C. SUMNER  For a Pool Room, Barber Shop, Candy-and Cigar  business netting $150 per month* profit, which could  easily be doubled.  C. SUMNE  ���������'���������'������������������ and please don't forget to  C. SUMNE  REAL ESTATE AGENT  Next door to Post Office.  Abbotsford  '\i  V  i  w  ���������      m  * 8 I  js  f  71  !  .1  \\-  ���������w  A  (ill  ���������fcl '���������' I

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