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 rTH  F  ���������������<���������  With which is incorporated "The Huntingdon Star"  Vol. IX., No. 22.  abbotsford. b, c.Friday, MARCH 12   1915  $1.00 per Year  fc  I  i  p  If  ������'&  W'ii  Pioneer Store -. Abbotsford  The Sale of Sweater Coats,   Men's  Underwear, Men's and Women's  Boots and Shoes is to  be continued:  - Sweater Coats at  COST  MENS     UNDERWEAR  Regular $1.25 at  75c  Regular $1.50'*at ...:....������1.00     -  '  MEN-  AND   WOMEN'S  Boots and Shoes to clear at  ACTUAL COST.  *       , And  other Articles' too nu������"  merous to mention.  Watch our Windows  for Bargaina  Dry Goods and Groceries, Etc,  HAPPILY WEDDED  Cupid Scores Again  RYALL-W ALTERS  The home of Mr. and Mrs. T. H.  Walters - was the scene of a veery  pretty wedding, 12 o'clock noon on  Wednsday, March 10th, when their  eldest daughter, Ethel Rosena was  united in marriage to Everett Nelson  Ryall, only son of Mr. and-Mrs. C.  A. Ryall of Abbotsford. The ceremony which was performed by the  Rev. J. L. Campbell took place under a prettily decorated arch of ivy  . from which suspended a bell of white  flowers.  The. bride was given away by her  father looked charming in a traveling suit of. Belgium blue, with hat  to match and carried a shower bouquet of pink carnations. The groom  was suported by the bride's uncle  Mr.  Leslie DeLair.  After the ceremony the guests partook of a very dainty luncheon prepared by the bride's mother. Amid  showers of rice and confetti the'hap-.  py couple left for Great Falls, Mon.,  where they will make7 their home for  the present.  The many useful and handsome  presents received by the bride shows  the high esteem in which the young  couple are held in Abbotsford.  The groom's present to the bride  was a beautiful necklace, with diamond set pendants surrounded by  pearls. Mr. and Mrs. Ryall have the  best wishes of their many friends in  Abbotsford.  ST. PATRICK'S TEA  At. the home of Mrs. J. K. McMenemy, Abbotsford, the hostess and  Mrs. Thomas will entertain at tea  from 3 p. m. to. 10 p. m. on Wednesday, March 17h. Silver collection in aid of the Presbyterian church  The need of automatic gongs or  signals being provided at the intersection of the C. P. R. and B. C.  Electric tracks and the main street  was forcibly demonstrated once again  a few days ago when the young child  of Mr. Alanson narrowly escaped being caught by a B. C. E. R. car. The  child innocently started to cross the  track as a B. C. E. R. car approached. Only a supreme effort managed  to save the child from being killed.  /03E������  ���������nan  DRY   GOODS, M1LLINEKY,   LADIES  AND CHILD JI EN'S LNDEU.  WEAR, HOSIERY, GLOVES, CORSETS, NOTIONS,  FANCY   HANDKERCHIEFS,       NECKWEAR  BLOUSES,     BOYS'   CLOTHING, GENTS'  '���������:������������������������������������.���������;.-,.      ...    FURNISHINGS,   ETC., ETC.  MILLINERY OPENING MARCH 16th.  And Following Days. A magnificent assortment, of the prettiest hats in the very latest and most becoming" styles obtainable,  at. prices to suit the purse and taste of everyone. Also a large  assortment of Children's Millinery for all ages at specially moderate prices.  DRESSMAKING. Miss Forester will be on hand to take  orders for dresses from a stock of materials. We have a large  and very choice assortment to choose from.  Abbotsford, B. C.  SUMAS COUNCIL MEETS  The regular meeting of the Sumas council  was held in.=,the municipal hall on Saturday  last with all councillors present and' the resignation of the Reeve in the hands of the  councillors. \ '      r  Mr. Munroe handed in his resignation as the  Reeve of the municipality, it having come to  his notice that he had qualified- on only a portion of his property in the municipality, and  as that portion had since been mortgaged his  jualification was impaired. He therefore felt  it his duty to hand in his resignation.  Mr. Munroe stated that the mistake was  made at his-nomination'in that all his property was notfincluded in his statement at that  time, so he thought it best to resign a once  in accordance .with the Act. I-Ie took leave of  the council wishing them.all success in their  work. .-       i!  Oh motion of Councillor Roberts and Coun.  ' Austin, Councillor .Straiton was appointed as  the chairman and Mr. Munroe's resignation  accepted.  The following bills were passed for payment  Scliol Salaries $370:  School sundries.$64.85;  Account books and assessment roll $24/45; W.  ���������Petapiece .hauling gravel ward 4 $32.00;  C.  Everett repairing culvert on DeLair road $1.75 ,  Clerk $'30.00;  Expenses to Vancouver $3.15;  Postage, etc., $1.20; phones and fares 30 cents  ^ Small-pox outbreak 1914 A. M. King, meat sup  plied to guards $11.16; Ware Copeland, disinfecting supplies'''$I'7:ff5'nD'p:' Swift;;health"offl-.-  cer 1914 $100.00; Whiteside,   Edmonds   and  Whiteside 1914, legal expenses $6.40; U. B. C.  Municipalities $20. ������������������  - Communications read:  - <   Whiteside Edmonds 'and Whiteside, filed. -  Fraser,Valley Development. League, filed.  M. Bowman, filed .,  - .A letter from the deputy provincial secretary stated that Coun. Straiton and J. L. Atkinson had been appointed licence commissioners and Coun. Lamson and T. Fraser York  members of the board of commissioners of pol  ice for this municipality.  Council heard Mr. J. L. Starr re holes in the  Delair road, M. McGillivray and A. S. Farmer  re ditching of Fourth Street extension west. E.  Keeping re.improvement of Keeping road and  Messrs Vanderhoof and Cox re gravelling of  Angus Campbell road.  Councillor Roberts reported having examined the drainage of Everett road and stated  that water could best be carried through Mr.  Bannermah's property.  Councillor Lamson showed necessity for  putting in several culverts in ward 4 which  the council agreed to have done.  Petition from -property owners in S. W. 15  Tp. 16 for the opening of subdivision road  was laid over. -  That T. B. Straiton be appointed temporary  Reeve until by-election has been held, and  that he bo authorized to sign cheques with  the clerk to cover bills passed at this meeting  That the returning officer be instructed to  conduct a by-election to fill vacancy by the  resignation of F. Munroe as reeve; nomination day to be Monday March 22nd; Poll on  Saturday March 27th.  That the G. N. Ry be notified that water  from their right of way in lots 354 and 355 is  causing damage to lower property and should  be taken care of.  That the W. C. P. Co. be asked why a building has been erected on the McKenzie road  before permission .of the council was asked.  That $50 be appropriated for work on the  Keeping road. >  That the clerk be authorized to prepare an  assessment roll.for 1915;  that the, Court of ;  Revision of the assessment roll be held on"  May 1st between the hours of. 12 and 2 p, m.  That Dr. Swift be appointed health officer r;  for the year 1915 at a salary of $50.  That^the cterk be authorized to interview  solicitors re excess acreage in- N. E. 5 and N.  W. 4, Tp.  19. "      . .  '  Loan Bylaw to borrow $2000 for current expenses passed final reading.  ' . That the work given out by this council to   .  ratepayers be let with the understanding and ,  agreement that moneys due.for such.work to;--  the ratepayers be applied to his tax account '  until such taxes have been paid. ' .   :  Council adjourned to the first Saturday ;in  April. - -     .  It being reported from the last meeting of  the council that Mr.-Fooks ���������'demanded'* that  taxes be cut in half and salaries and wages accordingly, the statement should be modified to.  .read that he asked if the council could see.,  their way to do this. Mr. Fooks did not include..  wages in this suggestion.        ���������   -        .  SUMAS SCHOOL BOARD MEETING  , The regular meeting of the school board.was.  held on March 6th, W. Porter in.the chair and  Trustees Roberts, Austin, and "Straiton present  'The secretary reported thai-W. J. Fraserwas  duly elected and had been sworn in to'fill the"  . vacancy on the board.     , - ��������� ���������"���������].,    '  The following bills passed for payment: Sal  aries $370, J. Evans $15;. E. Cobley $3.65 for  supplies W. Copeland $1;  Mrs. Straiton $2;  ". Miss' Elliott 35$*; Cash book and minute book  $4.50; Trustees Association $10; postage .30^;  Tenders for delivery of 30 cords of firewood  to Huntingdon school were received as follows  J. S. Murphy $2.50 per cord; E. W. Lunn $2.50  A. S. Farmer $2.50; M. Murphy $2.40, R. /J.  Laxton $2.10. ' ^ |  The report of Inspector DeLong; while  markeji "Confidential" contained commendatory remarks on the improved work in . the  Huntingdon school.  UPPER SUMAS 'WOMEN'S INSTITUTE   .  Communications from the Department of  Agriculture formed interesting'reading at the  general meeting held on Wednesday last, Mar.  11th. These give the results of various competitions held last year and in the most important of these���������Percentage of attendance,  Upper Sumas heads the list with 75 per cent  This, is very encouraging to the local insitute  and proves that the efforts being made to give  interesting and attractive programmes has  been most successful.  Even the matter of arrangement of style  and get up of the programmes, in which there  was no competition Upper Sumas received  very honorable mention���������the credit for this  is not to be swallowed entirely by the publisher of the Post, the ladies designed, if he did  tlie printing.  In the essays competition the first prize for  the paper on "The New Comer" also came to  this iinstitute the president taking this honor  If the ladies of this district wish to be in the  "swim" at all they must join this society -While*  the subscription is low. Such a boom will surely raise the price.���������Communicated by our spec  ial correspondent.  AimOTSFORI)   CONSERVATIVES  ELECT NEW OFFICERS.  The annual meeting of the Abbotsford Conservative Association- was  held in the Masonic hall on Tuesday evening March 2nd, 1915.  Aftr the minutes of the previous  meeting and the Treasurer's repor.t  read/Mr. McGowan, the retiring  president, moved that the honorary  presidents and vice-presidents be  the same as last year, viz. Hon.- R.  L. Borden and Sir Richard McBride,  Hon.-Presidents; and J. D. Taylor  and S. A. Cawley, Vice-Presidents.  This.motion was carried unanimously.  Dr. T. A. Swift was appointed as  President, Mr. Win. Taylor, Vice-  President;   Mr.  C. Rl  Davison, Sec  retary and Mr. S. A. Morley, Treasurer.      ,  The following were appointed for  Committee: Messre. C. Bell, J. A.  McGowan, D. C. Blair, Sr., C. Ryall  and H. McKinnon.  Mr. Wm. Taylor the Vice-President, was appointed to represent the  Abbotsford Association at the Central  Executive. ...'���������''  A hearty vote of confidence was  passed endorsing the actions of the  Canservative party in the Dominion  and   Provincial   houses.       ,  The meeting adjourned at 9:30  p.  m.  MAY DAY PRACTICES  .The first practices .. for May Day  festival, which is to be celebrated on  May.7th, took place-in the Alexand  ria-Hall on Tuesday and Thursday  of this week. Every effort Is being  made to make the day as great a  pleasure and success as our first May  Day was. Annie McPhee, our little  May Queen for the coming year, is  the daughter of Mr. J. J. McPhee, J.  P., Canadian Emigration Officer at  Huntingdon, and has resided in Abbotsford for some years. She is a  great favorite with her playmates as  well as a favorite with older folks'.  But the ballots told how dearly some  other little girls' friendship was held.  The total of the three highest votes  were Annie McPhee 24, Marie Scots-  void 21, Evelyn McMenemy  12  There is great rejoicing among the  children and the committees are all  striving to arrange everything with  an eye to their comfort and fun. THE Ak&OfSFORD POST,  ABSOfSFOM),  S.  C.  is.  THE ABBOTSFORD POST.  Published Every Friday by Tlie Post Publishing Company  A weekly Journal devoted to the interests of Abbotsford and district  Advertising rates  made  known  on  application  Our   Shibboleth���������Neither   for   nor   aain'   the   Government  J. A. BATES, - .     - Editor and Proprietor  FRIDAY, MARCH 12; 1915,  During the present election this paper, is  willing to publish ;he political iiewi* of both  parties, provided we can. get it and it is news.'  (From Fraser Valley Record) -  It was the pleasure of this paper,to attend  the Fruitgrowers' meeting at Hatzic this week  a report of which is published elsewhere.  We have watched the friut industry of, this  district since coming to reside in,Mission City  and with a great deal of interest. Our one wish  . is to see tlie industry grow .and the growers to  prosper. Around Hatzic and Mission it is apparently most suitable for the growing of all  kinds of small fruit. The fruit can easily be  placed on mrkets and take its place with the  best from any part, of the Pacific Slope. There  being a demand for almost all the small fruit  that can be placed on the market from Mission  and Hatzic, it is up to all concerned to secure  all the advantages of production and marketing that it is possible to procure.  In this question of marketing the horticultural department of the Provincial government  has done wonders for the growers in many  ways.    A markets .commissioner devotes his  time to the prairie markets and judging from  his speeches' this week, and the reports sent  to the fruitgrowers during last season he is  doing good work and there is the expression  of satisfaction from those vitally interested.  Another commissioner for the   province   has  been appointed to stir up tlie coast markets,  and we have enough faith in him to believe  that he is creating an interest in the products  of the Fraser V.alley that will eventually be of  great benefit to the producers of the Fraser  Valley.    There-are other ways* in which that  particular department under the direction of  Mr. Winslow,has encouraged and fostered the  horticultural interests of the   district   .along  with the other districts of the province. This  paper is rather inclined to think with many  others that wonderful progress has been made  during the past few years, and with a continuance of such methods the fruit   industry   of  this district can be placed on a level of that  of our neighbors to the south of us���������-a position  to be greatly desired.  Co-operation for carload shipping has been  one of the strong points advocated by the department. Yielding to the elevating influences of the department, a number of growers of  Hatzic and Mission last year shipped their  raspberries in car load lots to the prairie markets; sent a local man to look after their interests, and incidentally the growers did well  on these shipments.  The growers who shipped in car load lots  have, however, a grievance. The minimum of  a car is 20,0001bs, and to secure the full advantages of the price paid for the car the  growers would have to place 1000 crates of  berries on the car; but instead of that until  such time as all the growers come into line,  those organized to ship in carload lots believe  that 800 crates per car is what meets their demands best. Consequently they ask that the  minimum car weight be reduced to meet their  requirements.  The rate on the carload lot is 2$ per lb, and  on express shipments in less than carload lots  it is 23/4^; then over and above the rate of 2f.  there is the icing and switching charges on  the top of that, thus making the carload rate  higher priced than in shipping in smaller lots  So far as we can gather these two are the  reasons why the carlot-shippers want both the  rate and the minimum reduced.  Mr. Winslow, who is at the head of the B. C.  Fruitgrowers Association declines to present  the views of the local growers in getting the  reduced rate and reduced minimum, holding  the view that he cannot enter into this wholehearted and at the same time protect the interests of the shipper in less than carload lots.  While we quite understand Mr.- Winslow's  view-point, yet it would appear that he is  dealing a death-blow to shipment in carload  lots, and acting contrary to the teachings of  the .department in the much heralded benefits  to be derived by co-operation.  Everybody has been all agog, says the Victoria  Week, for a glimpse of Joe Martin's new paper.  It was rather amusing to* hear on the streets of  Vancouver lots, of good Conservatives doling out  their nickels with the apologetic remark: "I just  want to see what Joe says." The view of The  Week is that a great many people Will just want  to see "what Joe says," mainly because he has  acquired a reputation for springing surprises. He  has sprung many and no one ever knows what he  will do next. In tho Evening Journal his inconsistencies are well reflected even though there is an  obvious attempt to cover some of them  up. For  MAKES EXPLANATION  OP   STOCK  PURCHASES  It is about time that tho term "Fighting Joe  Martin" were revised and something more appropriate substituted. -��������� Mr. Martin is fust proving  himself as much entitled- to tlie designation as a  woman -who quarrels over the..back fence with  every neighbor within hearing arid can get on  with nobody in the street. Hear him in his own  words, published over his own signature:  "I wish to repudiate the suggestion that the  men who have conducted- the ,Sun for the past  three years and the men who carried the Hag of  Liberalism to a disgraceful defeat in this province  at the general elections in 1909 and 1912, are or  have been- political coleagues of mine. I have  in past years dominated these men as the 'Kely  graft', and in my opinion it was because theJKel-  ly graft' was the controlling influence on the Liberal side at the elections in 1909 and 1912 that  those elections were lost to Liberalism. People  of this province declarded in the most emphatic  manner that they would have none of the bandits  such as those who composed the Kelly graft."  This is fairly sweeping. Among the many reputable men who "carried the flag of Liberalism  to disgraceful defeat", as Mr. Martin calls it, were  Mr. J. W. Weart, his former law partner; John  Jardine, of Esquimault, once Mr. Martin's bosom  friend; Dr. King of Cranbrook; Alex. McRae, of  Revelstoke; Stuart Henderson, of Ashcroft; Richard Hall. W. T.- Cameron, Dr. Hall and R. L.  Drury, of Victoria, and in .'the Dominion constituency which is to be favored, with Mr. Martin's '  candidacy such stalwarts as Hans Helgeson, James  Murphy, Harry Jones, J. Yorston,- Mark Eagleson  and Judge Swanson. There seem to be some  fairly respectable citizens among these men. Did  the "Kelly graft" blight them all? And what is  the "Kelly graft" anyway? Mr. Martin has talked  about it for years but when he had an opportunity  of exposing it he failed most' miserably. Invited  to give evidence before a Royal Commission he.  could neither produce any facts nor any witnesses.  A more contemptible fizzle never excited the  laughter of the public than the Martin fiasco at the  inquiry conducted by the Honorable Mr. Justice  Murphy.  But the Liberals whom Mr. Martin has read out  of the party he is to lead to glory and conquest  may take heart. They are not alone in the misfortune of finding it impossible to incur anything  but Mr.. Martin's animosity. The list of people  with whom this redoubtable politician cannot got  on begins in' Manitoba in the 90's,- extends from  Manitoba to Ottawa, back to British Columbia and  thence across the ocean to Great Britain. It includes everybody with whom he has ever had any  thing to do for long in a political way from the  minor leaders of Canadian provinces up to the  great statesmen whose hands guide the Empire in.  this hour of "crisis. Why is Mr. Martin not in one  or other provincial house? Because he could not  rule Sir Wilfrid Laurierv. and declined to be^ruled  by him. Why is he not at this moment .in the  Imperial House ofCommons, doing his duty by the,  British constituency that elected him? Why, instead of serving the Empire quietly and unosten- ���������  tatiously at his proper post, does he desert it in  its hour of need to stir up discord among tho Liberals of BritishColumbia and: the citizens of Vancouver? Because lie could not get on with the  Imperial leaders who somehow failed to see in him  a heaven-sent prodigy of ability and political a-  cumen  and   defer  to  him   accordingly.      ,  Is everybody wrong and only Martin right? Is  it possible that Winnipeg, Victoria, Ottawa and  London have alike been blind to the greatness and  worth of this Vancouver lawyer? Is it entirely his  misfortune that after sitting in the proudest legislative chamber in the world he is reduced to  seeking to be heard by proxy in the council chamber of this city, already overwhelmingly rejected  in'his oAvn proper person?> Mr. Martin returned  a few "months ago with credentials fom Sir Wilfrid  He came, he said, to lead the Liberal party to  victory in the Dominion elections. He would not  have anything to do with provincial politics, still  less municipal affairs He has begun his work  well. Let him continue a little longer and the  Liberal party in British Columbia will be so split  up in factions that all hope of success might as  well be abandoned. Is this Mr. Martin's subtle  aim? Is this'to be his crowning revenge on a  community that will have none of him? Or is it  simply his Innate contrariness, his desire to bo the  "whole show" or stop the show altogether?���������-World  Hon. Price Ellison TelLs Legislature  The Facts Concerning His Dealings With Colony Farm���������Gives  Full Details.'  At a' session of the Legislature  held early this week tlie Hon. Price  Ellison,   Minister   of   Finance     and  instance, he announces in the. "foreward" that the  paper is to be independent, but a little further on  states that it will support the political principles  of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, and attack tiie administration of Sir Richard McBride. On another-page  in an article which properly belongs to the editorial ; column, Joe bewails'. the decadence of the  Liberal party and the lack of.leaders. Indeed, he  goes so far as.to assert,that none of the "recognized" leaders are capable of leading the party to  "the Promised Land". This tickles the palate in  anticipation of something yet to come, and in a latter column the sequel is supplied, for we are told  that   many   a ��������� politician   has   risen   to  high   office  through the. ownership of a newspaper. This would  seem to furnish a pretty complete clue to tlie programme of the member for St. -Pancreas, and the  owner and editor of the Evening Journal, but for  fear the halting intelligence of the community  should fail to string together these pearl3 of promise, the policy is clinched by the statement that  the public is tired of "parties" and would gladly  welcome a "coalition." Incidentally, the wording of this paragraph suggests a thinly veiled invitation to come under the umbrella; at least this  is how the matter appears to one reader of the  Evening Journal. Obviously,1 the modern Joseph  has not yet. entirely discarded his "coat of many  colors."  Agriculture, made an explanation on  a question-, of privilege, of his position relative to the purchase by him  of a number of cattle,from the Colony Farm.  Recently Mr. Forster (Columbia)  asked certain questions in the Legislature, which, with the answers given were as follows:  1. What was the purchase .price  in Ontario by the Colony Farm for  the ��������� following Holstein - Freisian  cows:��������� ���������  (1) "Aagie .Posch De Kol," Herd  Book No. 13915.   .  (2) "Roxy of Elmwood," Herd  Book   No.   8019.  (3) "Rose de Kol Fayne," Herd  Book No.  14892.  .4) "Meta Clothild P.," Herd'Book  No.'  54330.  2. What was ' charged against  these animals as their proportion of  costf in procuring them and for care  and transportation-..to Government  Farm  at' Essondale.'B.   C?  3. Was there a shipment of Hol-  stein-Freisian cattle made ��������� from the  Colony Farm from Essondale on or  about June 15th,  1912?  .1) "Aagie Posch De Kol," No.  13915, Holstein-Friesian Herd book.  (2) "Roxy of Elmwood," No. 8019  (3) "Rose de Kol Fayne," No.  14892.  (4) "Colonjy Roel Luella," No.  29694.-  (5) "Colony Oxford I-Icngcrveld,"  No. 21298. '  (6)  "Colony Julep de Kol Orm-  sby  1st,"  No.   21298.    '  (7) "Colony Julep de Kol Orms-  by,"   No.   21209.  (8) "Homestead Countess," No.  16847.     .  (9) "Colony Duchess Galantha,"  No.  206] 2.  (10) "Colony Colia Fayne," No.  20606.  (11.) " Colony Sir Galantha Fayne," No.  14836.  (L2) "Aagio Cornucopia Sana,",  No.  12008.  5. Wejre' those Holstein-Friesian  cattle purchasd privately or at public auction from the Government  Farm at Essondale, B. C?  6: Who valued and set a price on  the cattle to the purchaser? ;  *  7. What was the valuation of each  animal ?  8. What was the total valuation  set   on   this   shipment' of   Holstein-  Friesian  cattle?  9. What, cash payment was made  on these cattle? :"  10. What other settlement was  made for these cattle?  11. Who purchased these,animals?  12. At what price was the Hol-  stein-Friesan cow "Meta Clothild P,"  No. 54 330, sold for by the Government   Farm?  13. Was she shipped from Essondale on or about August 13th, 1912?  14. Was she sold privately or at  public, auction.  15. At what price was she valued?  16. At.what price was she sold?  17. Who  purchased  her?  18. What cash payment was made  on  this  cow?  19. What other settlement was  made for this cow?  20. Were some mares and a Clydesdale stallion shipped" from the Colony Farm, Essondale, on o" about  June  15th,   1912?    ���������  21. Were they sold privately or at  public auction?  22. Who valued these horses?  (Continued  on Page  Three)  E. O. 'Brundage  Painter and Decorator  in  If you want any artistic work  Painting,   Paperhanging and Decorating give us a call.  Practical work at practical prices  . H. JONES  Funeral Director  Furnisher of Funeral Supplies  Phone Connection. Mission City  Your  Nothing  will  ""add. more to  the pleasure of the friends andjkinsfolk  at home.  THE ROYAL STUDIO  ABBOTSFORD  :-:     B. C.      :-:  55=  SB  EBB  ffi-J&Si  w  WW.*"!  See me now about that Insurance  9  o  r  I have a large.and splendid supply of  Raspberry Canes for sale at low prises.  Finest quality.  zszz  .1  ^s  HS"*  ������i������ wikiiflnijy  ���������f  ri  I i  ll  ^1  ��������� -    - - if  |;    ; '     "..��������� ���������"':���������   ' "      -���������---��������������������������� ^-' ���������.,,,.>] Me abbotsford Post, abbotsford, S. G.  8"  p.-'  ���������*^J^^ff!!^���������������^^  President, Chas. Hill-Tout   Secretary, S. A. Morley  of Abbotsford, D. C.  Meeting Held First Monday of Each Month  Write the secretary regarding manufacturing sites  with unexcelled shipping facilities and cheap power  or infbrmationregarding the farm and fruit lands of  ���������Av the district, and industries already established. jjj  MAKES EXPLANATION  OF STOCK PUKCHASES  YOU ARE  DELIGHTED  when you can get plenty of hot  water, but when the plumbing is  out of order, that's a different  story. It is a good plan to have  your plumbing looked over every now and'then, to see that  it is in proper condition. When  you need a plumber again, remember that we do good plumbing, and our charges are all  right.  WM. ROBERTS  Plumbing: Shop  Old Creamery Bldpr ���������, Abbotsford  inter  nderwear  Stanfields regular $3 for    $2.00 per Suit  Heavy    Rib   underwear,   regular  $2.50  for $1.75 per Suit  Abbotsford  ap^^U^MlMiSiltthVU-jl. "JM^M ��������� lI,. J*.  BSWux nU^.y.lii viSSfflga  ABBOTSFORD, B. C  Strictly first-class in every respect.   The bar is  stocked with the best of wines, liquor and eigars,  RATES, $1.50 TO $2.00  PER  DAY  9  A. J, HENDERSON & SONS PROPRIETORS  ftga-WI|yfflBlV<lftlWM,llfeM^IU.lJMl^^^H<HliJIWH^  ������  =22  ������,i iiai^oaBO  BUTCHER  Pork, Mutton, Jteef, Veal, Pork Sausages,   Wieners  and Balogna always on hand.    Fish every Thursday  (Continued Frcm Pago Two)  23. At what price were theey sold?  24. Who purchased those horses?  25. What cash payment was made  on these horses?  26.- What othor settlement! was  made for these horses?  27. What amount of cash has been  received by the Treasury to the present date- on these Holstein-Friesan  cattle and horses above referred to  as shipments which left Essondale,  B. C, on June 15th and August 13th,  1912, and when paid?  28. To what place were these  shipments made?;  29. To whom were these ship-,  ments made?  . The Hon. Price' Ellison replied as  follows: ���������  "1. 'Axie Posch de Kol,' No.. 13-  015, $275; 'Roxy of Elmwood,' No.  8019, $225; 'Meta Clothilde P.,' No.  54330,   $400.  "2. 25 per cent on purchase price  allowed for delivery on 'Axie Posch  de Kol,' or $68.75: also 25 per i-.eut.  on ���������j,toxy of Elmwood,' $56.2o: 20  per cent, on cash allowed on 'Hose  de Kol Fayne' for delivery, or $2fi;  while MetaClothilil'3 P.' cost,'freight  $;"() from Chemainus, Washington,  U. :-'. A.  "3.   'Yes.  "4.  Yes.  "5.  Private  Sale.  "6. Medical Superintendant and  Chief Herdsman.  - "7. 'Roxie of Elmwood,' $75;  'Homestead Vountess,' $75; 'Axie  Posch de Kol,' $25; '.Rose de Kol  Fayne,' $25; 'Aggie Cornucopia Sena  $25; 'Colony'Roil Luella' (calf) $25  'Colony Celia Fayne (calf) $25;  'Colony Oxford Hengerveld,' $50;  'Colony Julep de Kol Orrasby,' 1st,  $50; 'Colony Julep de Kol Ormsby'  2nd', $50; 'Colony Sir Colantha  Fayne'   $50.     Total.$475.'  "Further to.question 7, would say  that 'Roxie of Elmwood,' 'Axie-Posch  de Kol,' and 'Rose-de Kol Fayne,  were culls, and animals which turned out not as represented at the  time of. purchase by Colony ��������� Farm;  as is sometimes" the case, they were  useless to the herd.  "8. Valuation, $475.  "9. No cash payments; terms same  at sale November 12th, 1912.  "10. Settlement, twelve, months,  lien note- in- full.  "11. Purchaser, the Hon. Price  Ellison, Vernon, B.  C.  "12. 'Meta Clothilde P.'. sold for  $75. She was-an old cow in her  thirteenth year, which was.purchased at a good price, simply to get  her calf which at the time of the.  transaction was born and weaned,  and which ' was considered' worth  more than- the original price pf the  mother; she being unlikely to raise  another calf, it'was considered well  to dispose "of her.  "13.  Yes.  "14. Private sale.'  "15. Cull, no value, to herd, bought  to get calf      " .      :  "16: Sold for $75.    *  .',"17. Purchased by the Hon. Price  Ellison, Vernon, B.' C.  '"18. No.  ��������� "19. Included-in twelve months'  lien note, same as terms in November  12th,   1912,   auction" sale.  "20. (Yes'.'  "21. Sold at private sale.  "22. Medical Superintendant and  Head Horseman.  "23. $900 for' Clyde team; $150  for disabled grade Percheron.  "24. Sold to the Hon. Price Ellison, Vernon, B. C.  "25.   No  cash  payment.  "26. Included in twelve months'  lien note, same as terms in November  12th,   1912,  auction  sale.  "27. Twelve months' lien note for  $2,750, including $1,950 for all the  above stock purchases of June 15th  and August 13th, 1912, discounted  to credit of Colony Farm Stock Account in the Canadian Bank of Com-  merceat New Westminster, B.C., and  paid out on July 21st by cheque for  half-yearly lease on rental of the  Sunbury Branch Farm.  "28.   Vernon,   B.C.  "29.   Hon.   Price  Ellison's  ranch.  iit>  EIGHTY-FOUR   ACTS  PASS INTO LAW  PRIZES TO WOMEN'S INSTITUTES  Each year prizes are offered to the  Women's Institutes throughout the  province. <  A prize of $10.00 has been awarded to Mrs. Portsmouth on "How the  Women's Institute May Live up to  its Motto for Home and Country";  also $5.00 for an article on "The  Home Citizen".  Mrs. Winson of Huntingdon received $10.00 for "How May the Problem of the Home Maker and the  New-Comer be met by the Women's  Institute"  Upper Sumas received First prize  for the best average attendance during the year, the prize "consisting of  $30.00 in books to form the nucleus  for a library.  FOR SALE���������First Class Piano in  splendid condition by Armstrong,  New York. Up-to-date, overstrung,  good tone in Oak case, $135, Cash  only, Rex, Abbotsford.  Measures Which Wore Sanctioned  By Legislature During- the Session  ���������Just  Closed  Receive His  Honor's  Assent.  His' Honor the Lieutenant Governor before the prorogation of the Legislature on Monday gave his assent  to the following bills which were  passed during the session just closed:  An Act to amend the Trustee Act.  An Act to consolidate and amend  the laws respecting summary proceed  ings before Justices of the Peace.  An Act to amend the County  Courts' Act.  An Act to amend the Magistrates  ACt;  An Act to amend the Animals .Act  An Act relating to the Licensing  of  Kelp-reduction  works.  An Act to confer certain powers on  the Lieutenant-Governor-in-Council  respecting contracts relating to land  An Act to amend - the Supreme  Court Act.  An Act to amend the Moving Pictures Act.-  An Act to exempt Members of the  Allied Forces from the operation of  .certain provisions of the mining laws  of the Province.  An Act to amend' the Iron Placer  Act. ���������       <-        .  An Act to modify the provisions of  the Forest Act in relation to special  timber licenses.  An Act to amend, the Benevolent  Societies Act.  An Act to amend the Companies  Act.  An Act to amend the Legal Professions Act.  An Act to enable the Lieuteenant-  Governor-in-Council to grant relief  from penalties and forfeitures in relation to moneys payable to the  Crown, and in relation to other similar matters.  ' An Act-to amend the Health Act.  An Act to amend the Creditors'  Trust Deeds Act.  An Act to amend the Pool-rooms  Act.  An. Act to amend the Municipal El-  ectionsAct.  An Act to amend the Master and  Servants Act.,  An Act to amend the Execution  Act."  An Act to amend the Municipal  Act. -  An Act to amend the Plans Cancellation Act.  An Act to amend the Line Fences  Act.  -An Act to amend the Statutes of  Limitations.  An Act to amend the Religious Institutions Act.  An Act for the'protection of work  men engaged in industrial operations  An Act to amend the Local Improvement Act,  An Act to amend the Special Surveys Act |    ���������  An Act to amend the Trust.Companies Act.  Ah Act to amend the.Motor Traffic Regulation Act.  An  Act  to  amend ��������� the    Marriage  Act. ;    .   --,''. ���������   ���������     .      ,  An Act to amend<the Sandon' Receivership Act. ���������  An Act to amend the Small Debts  Court Act. .  An Act -to amend the Succession  Duty Act.      ,.*  An Act to '.amend the Pound District Act.  An Act respecting Noxious Weeds  An Act to amend the Forest Act.  An Act to amend the Coal and Petroleum Act.  An Act to amend the Land Act.  An Act to amend the Public  Schools Act.  An Act to amend the Bills of Sale  Act.  An Act to amend the Dainage  and Dyking Act.  An Act respecting the City of New  Westminster,  British  Columbia.  An Act to validate certain municipal by-laws of the Corporation of  the District of West Vancouver.  An Act legalizing the payment by  the City of Noth Vancouver of cer-,  tain moneys, and annexing District  Lot 272 and the foreshore in front  of said district lot.  An Act to amend the Vancouver  Incorporation Act, 1900."  An Act to confer upon the Corporation of the District of Saanich  certain powers, and to validate certain by-laws.  An Act to incorporate the Anglican Theological College of British  Columbia.  An Act to amend the Vancouver  and Districts   Joint   Sewerage    and-  Drainage Act.  An Act to amend the Infants Act.  An Act to amend the Deserted  Wives' Maintenance Act.  An Act to amend the Married Women's Property Act.   '        ,  An Act to amend the Employment  Agencies Act.  An Act to amend the Factories  Act. . .".':   "  An Act to amend the Shops Regul~j  atiou Act.   ,  An Act to amend the Administra  tion Act.  An Act to amend the Distress Act  An Act to amend agriculture and  regulation cf agricultural associations and making provision for agricultural credits.  An Act to incorporate the City of  Fort, George.  An Act to amend the Constitution  Act.  An Act to amend the Provincial  Elections Act.  An Act respecting the Rice Lake  land in North Vancouver.  '  An Act respecting the use of water by pulp and paper companies.  '  An Act to incorporate the Anglican  Synod of the Diocese of Cariboo.  An Act to amend the British' Columbia Railway Company.  An Act to amend the Dyking Assessment'Adjustment Act,  1905.  HEAR  GOVERNMENT EXPERT  (From Fraser Valley Record)  . two important meeting were held  in the district this week, one at Hatzic and the other at Mission City  The three speakers did themselves  justice showing that they are carefully working along lines of improv-  ment..  Mr. R. "C. Abbott, Fraser Valley  Markets commissioner, has compiled  figures showing the consumption -of  fruit and vegetables, local and foreign, consumed by' the City of Van-  couver.,These figures are interesting  as they show the possibilities of the  Vancouver market for the' producers  of the Fraser Valley. Taking -Vancouver as a basis it was found that  43,485 crates of strawberries were  consumed, 23,419 from B. C, and  out of the latter 13000 came from  Vancouver Island.  Very few "were brought into the  country, except by two Jewish firms. -  3234 crates of raspberries were  brought in from the American side  before our season opened; 1500 In  June and July; 8647 from districts  adjoining Vancouver.  730 crats of blackberries were'Imported from the U. S. and 1-214 "from  B.C.  ���������    In gooseberries 661 and 306 locally,  .In currants 146 were foreign and  477 locally.  In plums 20012- were consumed  but only 1815 were imported after  the locals came in. 27,903 were-from  B. C. The Americans lost heavily.  Pears,  18349" from the U. S. and  3271 from B. C. a great many being  from the upper country.  Rhubarb, 10249;from B. C.^ .  Apples 154,500 were consumed  arid .out of this 84,098 -from B. C.  which represents only 12^% of the  production of B. C. for the year 1914  He Btated that Apple Week in Vancouver helped out B. C. a lot.  Therewere 3,896,369 lbs of onions  consumed, some from U. S.j .from B.  C. and even some from Spain, the  latter being stlllon the market in the  best of condition.  In .eggs 5,057,760 were from-China, 234,848 from U. S. Eastern Canada 1,064,190 making a total of  3.918,368 dozen consumed from the  various sources. The government are  endeavoring to stop the import of the  Chinese eggs by act of parliament.  Butter showed that 6,906,050 was  the amount in lbs consumed last year  and paid duty;. 60,000,000 lbs came  from New Zealand; 10,000,000 from  Eastern  Canada. ,        ;  607571bs of honey 11,101 tons of  Hay; Oats 2683; wheat 8213;. 650  of Peas; 882 of Barley; and 56,373  sheep were consumed by the Vancouver markets. '  In vegetables only 86 per cent of  that consumed were grown by Chinamen.  Out of 237,628 sacks of potatoes  210,710 came from the Fraser Valley  while Ashcroft provided 24,327 in  October and November last year.  Cherries, 118,358 lbs came from  B. C. and 181,283 from the United  States. ?  Mr. Forsyth Smith congratulated  the small fruit grower on having a  better financial standing than many  other people-at the present time.  He outlined the work done on the  prairie markets last year, considerable of which has been already placed  in the hands of the growers through  the markets reports of last year.  He'recommended the growers to  have well filled boxes put up in the  best of condition and for all to get  into the car load shipments.  Car load shipments brought the  money In quicker and prevented the  glutting of the market.  He took up the various markets in  competition with B. C. and.showed  that it was only a matter of: good  handling on the part of the B. C.  growers in order to secure the prair-,  ie markets for themselves.  Mr. Winslow took up with the fruit  growers several matters, among them  the shipment of fruit in carload lota  and the reduced minimum and reduced rate. The,meeting was hard  to report and we will leave it over  until the delegates who went to Vancouver hand in their report,  ���������Ii  .-v i r  1\  (  ' I  '.*r-+.VMn.M������-i-np ri/������tv f} 1���������rmmnmiiri'  wn������  AfeBotSFORD 1'OSt  SBBOTSF^RU.   B.   O, .  LOCAL AND PERSONAL  The Misses Steede have received  acknowledgement from the Belgian  Consul of Vancouver of $41.30 sent  as the net proceeds of a concert given by the pupils of these estimable  ladies.  Mr. Tom   Freeman  of  New Westminster visited Abbotsford this week  Mr.' Ruthig has rented the ranch  owned by Mr. Cyril  Harrop.  Mr. B. B| Smith the well known  local storekeeper has just completed  some fine improvements at his large  general store ,the top floor of which  has been turned into a commodious  and well appointed fiats.  Any soldiers of Abbotsford and district or their friends or the friends  of others now serving the Empire at  the front are cordially invited to send  any letters containing news of general interest to the editor of the Post  Mr. Dan McKenzielate of the livery  barn was a visitor in Abbotsford this  week.  ation for the office. His services are  valued. Nominations are called for  March 22 with the election, if any,  on March 27.  HUNTINGDON  NEWS  ITEMS  Charlie Brown alias Shorty, our  strapping barber, proved himself to  be a ventriloquist on Monday at the  Abbotsford patriotic concert.  It is expected that the restaurant  and butcher shop will be opened a-  gain at an early date.  Miss McFadden was the guest of  Mrs. Munroe this week. -  Mr. J. Munroe left on Thursday  for Saskachewan where he will locate  on a ranch.  Registered at the Abbotsford Hotel during the past few days were W.  H. McClughan of Port Kells, T. Ryan of Clayburn, A. B. Campbell of  Vancouver and Dr. Jordan of Vancouver.  What seems to be bothering a very  large number of people is how the  Post'got the news of Reeve Munroo's  resignation so quickly The news was  published before the councilors, even,  knew of the reeve's reesignation but  then the wireless of the Post was in  good working order, it was laughable  to hear the comments but the Post  finally squared itself when Mr. Mun-  roe's resignation was read and thus  made public.  Carl Preiss who is too fond of being patriotic to the faderland in the  land of his country's-enemy���������in his  speech, who has been living on an  old sheep ranch in the Clayburn district, and who has been under police supervision for some months past  has been quietly taken into New  Westminster with the object of his  being interned.  Mr. Claude Ward who has been  ranching here will leave on Monday  March 22 for Idaho where he will  locate.       ,  Mr. Fraser Yorke has been appoint  ed constable for the Sumas municipality.       ,  Mrs. Barrett who has been visiting friends at the coast has returned  home.  Mr.  Ralph  Henderson  spent    the  week end in Vancouver.  Mr. Copeland was a'visitor in Chilliwack on Tuesday.  Mr. and Mrs. C. Harrop and Miss  Rowe have moved to Vancouver.  RELGIAN  RELIEF   CONCERT  Another excellent concert for the  relief of the Belgians was given in  the Alexandria Hall, Abbotsford, B. C  on the evening of Monday, March 8  This concert was under the organization of Miss Madeline de la Giroday  who was indefatigable in her efforts  to make the occasion the great and  grand success it was. The large hall  was well filled with an appreciative  audience and it was very noticeable  that many of those present journey-1  ed from the neighboring city of Sumas, Wash. It went to show that;  the hearts of many of our neighbors)  from across the-line are in the right!  place and not only did they turn out'  cwell, but they assisted materially in  the programme. The ten' piece orchestra which rendered many -excellent selections, under the able"lead-  ership of Mr. W. M. Clark, had^six  Sumas musicians included therein' In  addition to this they brought along  their best soprano in the person of  Mrs. Frank Nash who was in splendid voice and rendered three well-  chosen songs which were highly appreciated by the audience.  Space and the inability to do each  number on tlie program justice prevents us from making comment but  the concert was in every way a success and each item on the programme  was appropiate and excellent.  Mr. Bob Roberts was a week end  visitor to Vancouver. He has just  taken over the management of the  ranch owned by Mr. Serl on the  Whatcom  road.  Who went to Vancouve in a  box  car  Mrs. Fraser Yorke has returned  home from Vancouver after spending  a few days with her daughter Mrs. j  Frith.  '- There was a large turnout from  Huntingdon to the Abbotsford concert last week.  REEVE  MUNROES  RESIGNATION  It appears that Reeve Frank Munroe resigned his seat on the Sumas  Council owing to discovery that the  property on which he qualified was  not in accordance with the exact requirements necessary according to  the Municipal Act. As soon as Mr.  Munroe found this out he resigned.  As Mr. Munroe has extensive property on wlhch he can qualify his many  friends in tho council and outside it  hope lie will again accept the nomin-  SUMAS MUNICIPALITY  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given  to the electors of the Municipality of  Sumas, that I require the presence of  the said electors at the Sumas Municipal Hall on ,  MONDAY, MARCH 22nd  at 12 o'clock noon  for the purpose of electing a person  to represent them in the Municipal  Council as Reeve. The mode of nomination shall be'as follows: The candidate shall be nominated in writing,  the writing shall' be subscribed by  two voters of the Municipality as  proposer and seconder, and shall be  delivered, to the Returning Officer at  any time between the .date- of the notice and 2 p. m. of the-day of nomination, the said writing may be in the  form numbered 5 in the Schedule of  this Act and state name, residence  and occupation of each person proposed in such manner as to sufficiently identify such candidate, and in the  event of a Poll being necessary,  such Poll shall be opened on Saturday March 27th as follows:  At the Municipal Hall from 9 a.m.  to 7 p.m. of winch all persons are  hereby required to take notice and  to govern themselves accordingly.  'QUALIFICATION  The qualification for REEVE shall  be his being a male British subject  and having been for the three  months next preceding the day of  nomination the registered owner, in  the Land Registry Office, of land or  real property situate within the  municipality of the assessed value  on the last Municipal or Provincial  assessment roll, of five hundred dollars or more over and above any  registered judgment or charge, and  being otherwise duly qualified as  a municipal voter.  Given   under .my  ingdon,   B.C.,   this  March,  1915.  J. W  hand   at   Hunt-  eighth     day   of  WINSON,  Returning Officer.  (B  "Purity Flour" still Advancing in Price  Get in your stock NOW and save money.  Mr. B. T. Malcolm was a visitor  to Chilliwack Tuesday attending the  funeral of an old timer of Chilliwack  in Mr. Henderson who passed away  suddenly. ,.  "ROUGH ON RATS" clears out Rats  Mice, etc. Don't Die in the House.  3 5c and 25c, at Drug and Country  Stores.  IMPORTANT   TO     STOCKOWNRES  It is of great importance that  Stockowners should be posted on  Troubles, and Diseases pertaining to  Farm Stock. All farmers should  know how to combat .disease in Domestic Animals. ��������� The Veterinary  Science Book treats fully on every  known disease of Farm Stock. Stock-  owners cannot afford to be without  such a work, as it will be an annual  saving of many.dollars. Members are  also, entitled to the many privileges  which the Association gives. Such  as free advice, reduced costs,of medicines, together with a volume of information oh practical Veterinary  Work. CG4 pages. Fully illustrated,  cloth bound. For further information and full particulars, Apply to  HARRY JACKSON, Abbotsford, B.  C, The Iiocal Representative, Veterinary Science Association.  WHAT  WTLI, HAPPEN  TO  TIIE   HEBREW   KACE?  In view of the fact that autonomy  has been promisd to Russian Poland  ancl that when Germany is beaten  the three Polands 'will probably be  combined into one. great state,  what is to become of the nation that  has a country but no home; the race  that gathers the rags and bottles and  the scrap iron of civilization, manages 'ho theatres of New York, send?  actors on every stage,musicians ev-  rywhere, has writers in- exile plutocrats ancl paupers in every great city  We Are Introducing  American Silk  ���������    American   Cashmere  American  Cotton-Lisle  HOSIERY  They have-stod the test. Give  real foot comfort.,Ne seams -to  rip. Never become loose or baggy. The shape is"knit.in���������not  pressed in.'  GUARANTEED";'for   fineness  style, superiority "of    material  and  workmanship: AbsolutelyL  stainless.  Will wear  6  months  without holes, or new ones free  OUR SPECIAL OFFER  to evryone sending us $1.00 in  currency or postal note, to cover advertising and shipping  charges, we will send post-paid  with written guarantee, backed  by a five million ��������� dollar company,   either'  3 pairs of our 75c. value  American Silk Hosiery,  or -1 pairs of our 50c value  American Cashmere Hosiery,  or 4 oair.s of our 50c xaLtie.  American  Cotton-Lisle Hosiery  or 6 pairs of Children's Hosiery  Give the color, size, and  whether Ladies' or Gent's hosiery is desired.  DON'T DELAY���������Offffer expires when a dealer in your locality is selected.  The International Hosiery Co.  P. O. Box 244  DAYTON, OHIO, U. S. A.  KH^SEEESSHSEE^ESB  iwimmmss  Why kill your wife in the kitchen when you can buy Bread  at the Abbotsford Bakery at 5 Cents a loaf ?  ALBERT LEE, GROCER AND BAKER  Abbotsford, B. C.  Alexandria Cafe  HUNTINGDON  Opposite B. C. E. B. Depot  Now Open  Under New Management  Proprietress  MRS. JULIA  CORBIN  Cafe open  0  a.m.  to  8 p.m.  Please  give  us  a  call  High class Meal���������Quick Service.  HUGH McBRIDE  General Blacksmith  And Horseshoer  Carriage and Repair, Work of  all Kinds ���������"  Automobile Repair Work  Satisfaction Guaranteed  Next to Alexandria Hotel  HUNTINGDON B. C.  S=������  =J>;  of Europe and America and has not  a statesman anywhere? Thus writes  a contributor to the Canadian Courier in an excellent article dealing  with the after effects of the war on  the Hebrew race. He continues "Now  that Britain' is at war with Turkey,  the Hebrew problem of this nomad  race that rears its ghettos in the cities of every land has become a live  subject. Turkey controls Palestine.  When Turkey is beaten by the British-^���������what more natural, asks one  writer in an English .newspaper, than  that Palestine should become a British possession? He points out that  five-sixths of the import trade of Palestine is already done by England.  Australian. New Zealand and British  troops are helping the desert to beat  back  the invading Turk. British  troops have pushed against the Turk  one hundred'miles up the Tigris  from the Persian Gulf. British .and  French warships are bombarding the  Dardanelles, with the possible result  that Britain and France may got control of Constantinople, which would  moan the downfall of the .Turkish  Empire.  With Palestine taken from tho  Turk, shall tlie Holy Land become a  i.5ritish possession administered  from Egypt, or be made independent  or be handed over to the Jews; or  j will it become a suzerainty of Russia  who 'would find' in Palestine a solution of her Jewish problem? The answer is yet to come. Meanwhile, in  spite of the fact that thousands , of  Jews are serving in the Russian army  Russia is not giving an inch of  civil rope to  the Jews.  S UMA S SCHOOL BOAR I)  FIREWOOD  TENDERS are hereby called for  the delivery of THIRTY COR OS  of split maple, alder or birch, in four  , foot   lengths,   to ' . the     Huntingdon  : School:'  j     Wood to be cut this spring and to  | be delivered  dry, by July  1st;   pay-  ment to be made on delivery.  !     TENDERS to be in hands of Secretary by March  3rd. 1915.  J. \WWINSON, Secretary.  CHARLEY'S POOL ROOM  AND RARBER SHOP  Huntingdon  Go   With   The  Bunch  Don't believe mo but come any night  and  see   where  the bunch  is  12  New  Tables  Just Added  'Laundry Agency in Connection  -at  up) TsnSr?  IAINTING*PROTECTS  YOUR HOUSE!  It's the.repeated changes from heat to cold,  from dampness to drought, from rain to  snow, that makes wood rot and crumble  and eventually turn to dust.  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