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 '.-.'.-I r  ry.  or     .    lS^  Vol.; IV., No. 19.  ABBOTSFORD, B.C.,, FRIDAY, .MARCH 15, 1912  r-sa:  as  *  *  BOARD  OF  TRADE   MEETING.  *  *  *-  Just at present we are putting 1&,  on our Shelves a full range- of j���������  f Gum's English Prints  J*^  *  Colors guaranteed- absolutely uf  fast.     Ask   to see- our new  L  aee Curtains  *  The Abbotsford Jtoard of Trade  ^   held a regular meeting on Monday,  March  4th.,-'with.,>a   good attendance   and -'Prea.   HJliHrToiut., in   the  chair.   ' ��������� .*,*      <���������  Afber the .general 'routine had  been gone thrpugh-'there arose co -  aiderable discussion in the matter  of the new town survey, the trouble ariaing out of .the fact that some,  blocks< and streets* were not laid  biut satisfactorily.. It 'was finally  decided to.-write to'the surveyor-  general asking him .what could be  doner in the matter/' '.  The 'subject'-'ol a' water supply  for the town for fire;'and domestic  purposes was also., brought up. A  committee of .five were ��������� appointed  to 'investigate the '.coat of putting  in   .a   suitable (supply..  CARD OF THANKS  #  KERR  Corn Flakes, 10c per package  Royal Crown Soap, .7 bars for. 25c  Garden Seeds,. 3 packages for 5c  Ham, 17c per lb. Peaches, tin,*15c  Flour, 1.65 per sack.  Spring shipment of Minister;  yfes Shoes,'.'just arrived.    The  most up-to-date stock in town.  c  %*  ��������� We wish to thank the friends and  neighbors who "so kindly gave. us  aid'and sympathy in-the death and  burial of. our daughter ?'and sister  The' '.We especially - .thank . the  Maple Grave Lumber^Company for  Mr. and .Mrs. Pater'Moena; Mr. and.  Mrs. J. OBrickbealer, "Mr.  arid  Mrs.  P. Fleming, James "..Moeria,  Lillian  Moema, - Budd  Moena    ���������  PIONEER PASSES AWAY   '   '  Mr. J. Stafford, onei of the pioneers of Peardonville district passed  quietly away oin Tuesday morning  at the ripe old, age\ of 71 years.  For over a week he had been,  suffering from heart failure.  The funeral took place to Lyn-  den, Wash., followed by friends and  acquaintances.  Tine,, deceased leaves a wid<C|W-  three daughters and four sons to  mourn- the -loss of a loving hue-  bamd and kind father," lalL of which  have the sympathy of 'the entire  neighborhood {m thia 'a*, time ,of  grief.  Peardonville Notes,  "Mra.  Wm.  Roberts'.is  to  return  * ' ' ������  home today with her. baby, much  ���������iim,pir,o/veid   and .Billy Jhas   a,   ibig  wide sm'ile .arid'is singing1 "What is  Home/ .Without   aj  Wifey." '  We are .greived to> hear, that the  infant child of Mr. and- Mrs. Jesse  Welah, having contracted an attack  of. typhoid fever paased away, on  toEjiQirdayj, Maifch 9th. The child  was a fine' bbiy, and was" born- on  February 28.  J : *���������        THE MARKET.  8 $1.00 PER YEAR  DEATH OF PIONEER PRIEST  ���������'���������  (From Fraser Vailey Record)  Father Fouquet, O. M. I., a pion-  eer Catholic missionary  of  British  Columbia, died Friday night at .Mis-  eiorn City.   Some time "ago the aged  jC  J  BUYS  MORE  TREES.  Mr. W. E. Bradwin, of Chilliwack,  who purchased some 300 trees from  Air. D. H. Nelson ysoih'e time agco,  wais in iA'b boa ils ford .on Monday  last and gave an order for 135 more  froea to fee delivered this spring.,  ltrees to be delivered this spring,  and stated that he intended to saend  down, for av large order aglapn  thia fall. This speaks well for owr  local nursery.   ���������   THE NOMINATIONS.  The following are the nominations for the forthcoming "elections  in ftfh������ immediate vicinity^        '  Dewdney���������Conservative, W- '%���������  Manson. Independent���������J. H. Ml.c-  Nei'ce.     -      '  Delta���������John Oliver! Liberal. F. J.  McKenzie,   Conservative. .  ChilU,W������ick���������iS������; A. Cawley, Conservative. " ;  On Friday, .'the.-8th. inst.,. Mr. Sullivan, school inspector; and "Mr.  Cruickshank, chairman ,of the Ma <t-  squi school board, were inspecting  the  Pe/ardonville    school.      They  Friday  last  the  New   Westminster   market   furnished   good  evidence that spring- is here.   There  was  an' almost  total   absence , of  vegetables at retail; plants, shrubs  flowers and tthubar.d were" on safe  and spring Balmon made1 their apr  pearance.   Bright,  balmy   weather,  .brought  out  /a   large  attendance  and the isales were "brisk.   Vegetables at wholesale' were .-plentiful  and sold well, but the retail offerings were" insignificant.   Pork and  vealr -were-'plentiful-at -���������wholesale,*-  but beef arid mutton! were scarce,  which' haa'ibeen the, case*, lately .on  the market. Most ,of the pork cariie,  .frohi. Mt. Lehman. ' . Herring    has  gone., front the fishfl stand "to be replaced by the first' consignment,' of  spring salmon;   Eggs were plentiful and brought 35 cen������s   a   dozen  ,*t retaiL   Hp^ne-marfe .(preserves  from Surrey ������oldat 40 cents,_ a Jar  aid  strawberry '.plants   from   the  same,farm brought 15 cents each.-  The- first rhubarb  of  the .season  was on the . ritarket,  and  it went  rapidly, at two/'pound������ for   a   quar  ter. 'Currant- 'bushes, - lilac   bushes  and ^rhubarb"' planta sold  readily.  Cut flowers, sold readily at from 35  to  50, cents   a   dozen  and  potted  planta1 at from,25 to (50 cents each.  The usual variety of\ meats were'  offered at retail, with'; no changes  in prices.   In fact the^/ market was  particularly marked 'by   a   lack ol  ohangea in prices in moat departments.   One plucked;, chicken-sold  ior $2.   It weighed jseven pounds  ,.^nd ' was especially ! fattened.  .Oil  from other fattened fowl sold  at  15 ceriTa per bottle and many house  wives bought it to) nsa in case of  coughs, colic 'and croupv  POULTRY;  Although but little-poultry waa  on the floor at the market opening  today, a large number vof crates  changed hands at prices slightly ,in  advance of thoae of last week. The  bulk of the birds went' out before  the market opened for the day's  business.  ' The birds offered were good, bad  and indifferent, and the prices' paid  for table purposes was 22 cents  per pound. ' ���������  Laying hens,' according to size  and breed, were sold at from' .$12  $to ir$18 per dozen, and a considerable number of birds were pur-  chaaed* by people about!, town*  A pair of geese., and a couple  of pairs of turkeys  were  offered  for aale, b\it'*the owners -Ranted-$3-.  to $4 each and aa   a   result took  them; home again.  A very good looking .Buff Orph-  ington rooster sold at $3.50 and  other roosters  for  breeding; pur-  ���������prieat contracted "a- tfhill from  which he never recovered and the  end came Friday night at the oblate quarters at Mission City.  Father Fouquet came to lTritish  Columbia a little' over fifty years  ago to work for the christian'z'ng  of the Indiana. Several times- h's  i.'fe was" in great danger, not only .  from 'the natives, but also from his  many journeys by water to surrounding centres. Father Fouquet  founded'thc first mission to' the Indians at New- Westminster and ,a  year later ea'ta/blished (p s<>eorul  post' at Mission City.   -  Till within   a   few weeks vigr 1hn  aged .prie-st,'refused  to   relimju ^ :  hiswork and was in., the 'hab:t of  visiting, the .Indian   tribes- on .the  Fraser. .  Beyond   a   slight, deafness,    his  eighty-three, years lay lightly   o.n'  Father Fouquet, and it was a   favorite joke of .his'to chaff the yovng-  er���������~" generation}'6f" ''oblatbs- "'about���������  their'inability tp realize' w'hat" work  really was.   .The yoomger men held  the pioneer-in greatest .esteem and  enjo/yed nothing better than to -listen to- his istories'. of  bygone days  and dangers.  The funeral took"'place on Monday-morning at 11 a; m.    ���������   .  -Archbishop Macneil of Vancouver  ���������conducted the funeral services. A-  mong those.present were Rev. Fa'th '  er "Welch, Holy Roaary, Vancouver;  Father Peytavin, O. M. I.. ��������� North  Vancouver, a companion in early  dayb.. father Conley, "St. Augustine, Vancouver; Father Tavernier  of Holy. Roaary, Vancouver; Father  Rocherand Maillard of New Westminster; Ex-Mayor Keary and Mr.  Lavery of New Westminster.  The pall bearers from the! house  to the church were brother priests,  and from the church to the graveyard were Messrs'' Lavery and  Keary, "New Westminster {Pillion,  oi Vancouver; F. Cyr and Lagraee  of Hatzic Prairie and Father Cher-  ouse.  Father McNeil conducted the  services' at the graveside.  Many from the district attended  the last sad rites of the pioneer  prieat.-  DOWN AND OUT,  were well .pleased with the impro v-  ed condition of things >n genenal.  poses sold at,'similar prices.'  As 1 do not happen to possess  sufficient floor space in my hotal;  to meet the demands of the law I  am "Down and Out" on the 31st  day of March. I beg to. thank my  friends' for. their patronage during  the past 30 years, which represents  the time, I have been in the running  I .allao ex-tend a hearty (invitation to all who care to call around  and help me dispose of my large  stock of liquors. Not forgetting  the'"'"Extra Dry.'"  I. J. S. PLACE-  D6g Creek, B. C.  We will not kick, nor will we shout  Although we may be "Down and  Out"  But.we will all our glasses raise  And,''Merry Be th-i next few days.  Tom  Bowling. TfiB ABBOTSFORD POST,      ABBOTSFORD. B. O.  1 'i\i > *������* ii '  TnE ABBOTSFORD POST flying machines, telgephoner, stiff  ^ ,,      v.   . ���������!���������   t>*������, ,ragettea and .'other blessings,  an<  I'utiilsliwl   every   Friday   by the   Past  Publishing- CompH"y.  A weekly Journal devoted t������'the lnter-  c'ts or Abbotsford and suu "mdlng, district.  Advertising Rates made know.    D,������P-  plication.  LEGAL ADVERTISING���������'IS cents pe-  line for first insertion,, and 8 oenta a lim  < t\)T all subsequent consecutive Insertions  Onr Shibboleth���������Ha'thar for nor afifln  the   Government.  'WW  FRIDAY,   MARCH 15,    1912  A PLEA FOR GOOD ROADS'  Friday   laat   the   public   spirited  'Progress Club" met to lunch and  discussed' "Go-cd Roads."  Wo   may  well   k'o'rpe .that   "gocftl   digei&tvon  may await on appetite,''  and   that  the oratory  which  will follow'refreshment  will  lead   to   good - results.   The ��������� ���������ifmjpioirlvain^e     of    giood  fc-oatiB*  nttinot "be   over-eatintiat  ed.   Lord Mansfield, wot only  the  greatest legal .luminary, but one of  thje moat .sound  and   practical; of  commercial   and   social   reformers,  said'thet if   a   country desired tt  thrive and prog-reas there must: be  ample facilities f-oir 'banking and 'exchange, and ample means' of communication "by  good roads."  The  experience of every growing community  'supports    Lord"  Mansfield  Much more' telling i's the  e'videnci  cf   communities   which   have   bee;  permitted to grow,    because thej  have  lacked   banks and   highways  "To  God's eternal  house  direct  the, way. A broad and lample road"  sings  Milton,  the  blind   poet,   an*-,  "broiad and ample roads" are needed for commerce, trade, 'social  intercourse  and  all  those   amenities  of life  which are   aids  and  handmaids to religion.   The  service  ol  ' man becomes in its lvgh developments the' truest and  best service-  to .God.  "I should .still be peering in maps  for ports and roads and every object that might make me fear misfortune to my  ventures,"  saya   a  great captain Of commerce in one  -.*'  ShafceA$>erero. pi<M������:'   'Happily  we fore not placed'in such   a - position.    We fear "no foe-a approaching us by porta or  roads, by sea,  land or sky; but .we have to do'  a  lent of "peering in maps" for ports  and roads, and alas!  our  peering  is in vain.   The roads we need are  like the ships in. SheivJen's "Critic"  ���������"Tho 'British   sh'.ps   you   ca-niiot  because   they  are  not   yet! in  gettea and .'other blessings, and  we could well give some of th;-'  character'atics of modern life for  i litilile of the Roman's zeal an"  skill in road-making. Of all people  :i lhe wor 1 cl Uie R o mana took the  noat pains in forming roads; the  '.riibor and expense they -were* at in  rendering them spacioris, f'.rm,  straight, and'smooth are incredible.  The Via .Appia waa a road long  enough to (make a five ' "days'  journey on from end to end. II  waa miade nearly 2000 yean ��������� ag.i  and for'.several miles at a stretch  it ia as good as when first made.  The old Roman Roads of England,  Watling Street, the Portsmouth  Road, etc., are as good today as  ���������entui'ies ago-; but the Vicfcor'a  Embankment, made ,in irecen': years  'iaiB swallowed ,up (millions of money, owing to defective construction  reg/u,Vation;s touching waterrlghts,  within Dominion Lands in British-  Columbia.    *  QUESTIONS ON MARRIAGE LAW  ���������' The terms of the reference to the  Supreme, Court of Canada in respect to the Lancaster 'marrLgfc b 1'  were made, public last .n'.ght. On  the adviceTof the minister of Jus-  ti<ce the '-.following, ques'tions are  those upon which the. court's announcement is .asked.  : .1. (a) Has^the parliament:-.of Canada authority to .enact ill whole or  in part Bill JSTci 3 of the first session' the 12th parliament of Canada, instituted "An Act to amend  the Marriage Act."  The  bill provides  as  follows:  l  The Marriage Act, chapter 105 of  at first, and the  wonder  is it has   the revised statutes, 1106. is amend-  see  sight." Roads we have been promised, roiads we hope to get are  "noit yet in sight." ' "Mr. Robert  Mantell the other night made Richelieu give great force to woifda  "When the lion's ,skin runs short  eke it out with the fox's." Let  us parody thet 'saying, "When gdv-  ornm-ent fails to- do its duty, the  Progress Club must step in." The  Progress* Club���������more :power to it-  has risen to the occasion and' if  much needed roiads are made in  the near future we may perhaps  have reason to be grateful to Granville street than to Ottawa or Victoria.  In Ireland a gallant general is  ������ amembered as a. roadt-fciaker,  while the government's department  [responsible for .such work is forgotten or execrated. An inscription on a\ bor*(rd nyi" a roadside  is a fine evidence of Pat's gratitude, if it does not evince much  ability in literary ^composition :  "If you'd .seen these roads  before  they were made,      '  ��������� Yo-si would lift up your hands and  bless General Wade."  British Columbia can show many  places where roads  are  conspicuous, by their absence; many places  which have roiads resembling  one  in   a   lone district ,of the Emerald  Isle: "You scoundrel^" said a horse  man, up to his horse's girth in mud  shaking  his   whip  at   a! "grinning  peasant; "you scoundrel, you told  me litis road was hard at the bottom." "And. -bedad, so it  is," said-  P.it; "but you're not half way down  id (he ��������� bottom yet!"     '  We have advanced in m ny things,  since   the   days   of  Julius   Caesar.  noiti swallowed up   a   lot of vehicular and pedestrian traffic.  ORIGIN OF WOMEN :  .Vi-o.ptrding to ri Hindu legend  this is the origin of wohii.n. Twash  trl, the good Vulcan of the Hindu  ���������nythology, created the world, but  on his commencing to create woman he discovered that for man he  had exhausted all his creative materials, and not one solidi element  had been left. This greatly, perplexed Twashtri and caused him  to fall into a profound meditation. When he arose from it he  took:  The roundness of the moon.  The uun'dulsit'ng curve of the serpent."  The graceful" twist" of the- creep-  ng - plant.  The light isnivering of the.grass  blade and ?'the slenderneas 'of" the  willow<  The velvet of the flowers.  The.lightness of the feathers.,  The"g'entleN:ga"ze of the'doe.  The frolicaomenessof :the dancing aunbeaxh. *.  , The?teara of the cloud.  The inconsistency of the'w'nd.  The timidity of the hare.  The vanity of' the peacock.  The; hardness of the diamond..  The* cruelty of the tiger.  The chill of the snow.  The cackling of the parrot.  The cooing of the turtle dove..  All of "theae he  mixed  together  and   formed   a   woman. ���������  RAILWAY BELT WrATER RIGHTS  -������������������       ��������� -i : I I ;| j-  The   official   Gazette (of   British  Columbia will contain an  announcement of ��������� the Water. Branch of the  P.i(ovinpial   Department   of OLands*  which will bring  gladneas  to  the-  hearta of  the many  residents   of:  the lands of the Dominion Railway  belt in British Columbia, who dur-;  ing yeara* past have been waiting,  aiid hoping- for an  adjustment :of  the complicated matters relating!to  water records nad  the  utilization  of the multitude of streams^ within  the ten thouaand odd square miles  of railway belt territory, for irrigating, mining and ihduatrial purposes.   The'notice referred to enumerates, in so far as they are at  present' known,  the  multitude   of  streams within the belt and invites  all- who  have claima  pendtag   for  water righta as. well, as; those who  may. feel that they. have, interests  prejudicially or otherwise affected  in connection with 'such claims, to  file  their, claims or  objections: :at  the earliest possible date-with the  provincial  water   authorities,  who  will, as soon as   the   claims have  been received and claas^Led, proceed  to   adjudicate  upon  them   it  being both hoped and expected that  rulings  will   be   handed,  down   in  time for the water affected  to be  made  use   of  during   the   present  irrigation season.  The- stupendous nature ofthe undertaking which has been should-  krjedfotyithe (provincial jvater branch  ed .by adding thereto the following  section:  "3. Every ceremony or form of  marriage heretofore or hereafter  performed by .any person authorized to perform any ceremony of  marriage* by the lawt< o^\he place  where it ia performed according  to a-uch laws, shall everywhere  within, Canada be deemed to be a  valid marriage, notwithstanding  any differences in the religious  faith of the person so married and  without regard to the religion of  the person performing the ceremony.        .  "2. The .rights land duties, as  married people of the respective  persons' married as aforesaid, and  of the children of such marriage,  shall be absolute and complete and  no law or canonical decree- or cua-  to'm! of or in any province in Canada shall have- any force, or effect  to invalidate or qualify any such  marriage or any of the righta of  the .said persons-or their children  in  any (manner  whatsoever."  (b) If the provisions pt the aaid  bill not iall.withini.the authority of  the parliament of Canada to enact,  which, if any, of the provisions are  within such Authority?  -. (2) Does''tlie law. of the province  of Quebec render null and void, unless contracted' before a Roman  Catholic priest^ a marriage that  would otherwise be legally binding,  which takes place in such province,  (a) between peraons one, of whom  is   a   Roman Cathofic?  (3) If -either **a) or .(b) of the last  preceeding queation is 'answere'd1 in  the affirmative-.-or if botft of them  -.ire answered in the affirmative*  haa the parliament of Canada authority to enact all such marriages  whether (a) heretofore solemnized, or (b) hereafter to be so.iemn-  ized shall be legal and ' binding?���������  ������X������ k ���������     .' i      l    iCI   .   4 .uJ  U!^i,  Many Railroadmen'. Will Take Share  In Handling the Work of the Fite-  Teani First-Ud' Proposition.  Recently Introduced.  The announcement is nrad������ that the  CanacSian Pacific Railway has planned  a big" competition for the members  of its ^FJrst Aid to the' Injured"  Classes. \ The Canadian Pacific has  'gone into this matter very thoroughly  and it is .low the foremoat railway In  America in -teaching its employees  First Aid."1  In the coiupefcltion to be held in a  few weeks practically every man on  -, the  Company's' lines  holding  a  cer-  !taficate'wd.H be-ewtered.  :, The competifciori'. will take the. form  of ������, team contest in; wWch there will  be five men to the team.   First of all  ��������� examinations  will  be held  to deter-  i mine the ohamplosas of each division.  Then the various divieions will com-  rpete  to determine  the  champions of  'the lines East and "West of Fort William and Port Arthur, and finally  these  latter two  teams will  meet to  decide the champion  team of the C.  P. R. system. In each division the  in its assumption of the adminis- ."wtantne team will' receive a silver  .-8riftrt -t .���������������f^������ ���������*c ��������� ������ ��������� it. t m. CUP f^d medals given by the General  trattonof water affairs m the belt -Supenintendente. For the winners of  lands may be approximately grasp- .''.the- Eastern, and Western lines corned .'when it is lcnown that there are -Petition; there wilMiie shields given  not: merely hundreds but thous- |-*y .������������ier high officials of the 0. P. R.  A      c    l ,,    j.   -,       n /and for the team winning the- Oham-  .and������:of streams affected and that    rrfonship of  the  whole* system  there  will be a beautiful: shieKS- given- by the  Jloo. W. Nesbdtt of TtoroMto.  these, have never been dealt with  . -.. .^���������-   -_        , in any way, the Dominion^ machin-  Wa  have  moving  picture   ahpws,   ery having provided no rules or 1  Now is the proper time to get a bargain  in   horse blankets^.    Selling in  /       order to clear out the winter  stock  20 per cent Below Marked Price  si    , . ��������� ���������=='���������'���������r^. .������������������������������������.._��������� a  B.J. GERNAEY  P. O, Box 45 Abboh*i������rd\ B. Ci *  ERY AND FEED STABLE  Having purchased the interest of Mr.D.  McKenzie I am prepared to give the  best of satisfaction as to prices and  comfortable rigs." Stables open . day  nigKt to do business.  Iarvll/������1-}*- tr/-vtt*������--rvn-f-tvinriva  I. McKENZIE, prop. v  ���������^^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^  t  T-  is Space  ?  T  T  T  If your Subscription to  the Post is not paid or if  not already a Subscriber  T  T  ^J������<h(h^h^h^^^^h^4^^  INSURANCE  LOANS  Abbotsford Homesites  If you are looking for a home  snkpp'y investments  in town lots, acreage or farm  property  S  see  The Pioneer Real Estate Broker of  mil It?  PLEMENT  wiwxMjmhi ������  ,000 TREES I  Young Nursery Stock to Sell thisv Fall  ONE AND TWO YEAR OLD  APPLES-Gravenstein. King of Tompkins, Wealthy,  Northern Spy, Grimes Golden, Jonathan, all  grafted on whole'Franch Crab Apple Stock,  CRAB APPLES-Hyslop, late,  , Have also a choice lot of Clark's Seedling and Maroon Strawberries' far sale  at $5.00 per thousand:   Raised on new beds  iq 2 year "old 25ceach  '** 1 year old 20c each  ujstLOi.'  i ".z'ia.'U'mmM  Prices for  Upland fruit Ranch and Morsery  Which is his  D. H. NELSON, Prop.,  Abbotsford, B. C.  '.M:W',*������*������i#.VR,*-i#,..!;-,;i>;  St.  Ann's Poultry Farm  By scientific breeding we have  developed two distinct and  practically unrelated strains o  our. Snow S. C. W. White  Leghorns. These have all  been developed from our original two unrelated families of  birds by the most careful selection   and  correct    breeding.  TH^R)f S"������ "Staking the expression of a man whose farm is well "improved"  rle looks as prosperous as lie feels.  vilue Tr'/V?'1 ^ Sl" 0f���������a.,pIaC,? that ������0UntS m������St' nor its actual dollars-and-cents  vorhinl % f J'1", f Vtt'kT' tHrifty aPPeara������cc: the appearance that makes  you think of .fat stock, and well-filled barns, and comfortable, contented living  Neat, permanent improvements "go further in giving a farm this appearance than  any other feature.  Concrete Is The Ideal Material  Do you want to  know more about this subi'eet of nprma������0������,+ # ,  Then write for your copy-of ��������� suDject or permanent farm improvements?  We are ready to book any order, large or small.    .  E. & G. de  Proprietors  Abhtsford, B. C.  '&BBB  ���������^taaa-gss^  I  OOOC)OOCOOOOOOOOOOOOOC)OCDOOO  WOMAN' IS AUTHOR OF  MOST  TALKED-OF  BOOK  ������������  "What The Farmer Can Db With Concrete.  It's a book of 160 pages, telling how other  farmers have used the "handy material" to  good advantage. Published to sell at 50c a  copy, It Is now being offered free to all farmers  who write for It.      Address ^rmers  3JJ   Canada Cement Co, Ltd., National Bank Building, Montreal.  txcavation  ic.   Lots cleared and graded  Atherton.   Terms if Desired.    Apply this paper.  rr ini nusiiiiar iimmhlulmjijuj_i  FOR SALE���������Purebred S. C. White  Leghorn. _.Cockerels; also purebred  barred. Plymouth Cockerels. * A"p-  ply S. M. TRETHEWEY, P. O. Box  21, Abbotsford, B. C. ���������  ��������� .    '  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  TUBERCULAR  FOWLS  Visitation    of   Tuberculosis   to    the  Hen-Run   Should  Be  Tackled  Earnestly From the Outset.  Tuberculosis is caused by a bacillus  or germ, and the parts of the body-  usually ^ first attacked are the ��������� Intestines," liver and spleen, the infection being taken in with ' food  which has been contaminated by contact with the droppings of affected  birds. Examination of the body after  death reveals small whitish patches,  called tubercles, in the liver, spleen,  and on the lining of the intestines,'  but .these may be found in other parts  also.  It is not ��������� possible to treat this  disease successfully, and attention  should, therefore, be directed to  methods of prevention. Since the  bowels are usually affected, the droppings of tubercular birds are the  p'-'-" source of infection. Birds which  are ailing and' which exhibit the  symptoms of tuberculosis should,  therefore, be destroyed. The stock  remaining should be carefully examined, and healthy birds transferred  to fresh quarters. The old quarters  should undergo a thorough cleaning  and disinfecting, and be allowed to  remain unoccupied for several  months.  Where a serious outbreak occurs It  Is safer to clear off the entire stock,  then to apply freshly-burned lime to  the ground, and rear a fresh stock in  a portable house on new ground.  1 Tb -> most common symptom is  diarrhoea, with the droppings of a  greyish vellow color. In the later  stages affected birds become very  feeble and thin, the comb and wattles  shrink In size nn* turn pale or dull  purple in color. The mucous membranes which surround the "eye and  line the mouth are also pale "and  there ** loss "f appetite.  Matsqui   Hote  MISSIPNCITY, B.C.  This hotel niakes a specialty of  home-Hke comforts for Commercial  Travellers.     Comfertable  sitting-  room and   best  of   hotel service  Cuisine Unexcelled.  Rates: $1.50 to %2 rer day  CHAS. F. DeWITT, Froprtetor  The Kootenay Jam Co*9 Ltd.  MISSION CITY. U.C., FEBRUARY,  1912  important iNotice to  nit  owers  aW.   r i. . ,-TI Tgrrr^-e-r^-, J-^.^-L.,^,^,,  Mnie. KAK1N MICHAELIS  LONDON. ��������� The most ' talked-  of book in Europe today is "The  Dangerous Age", by Madame Karin  Michaelis, a Danish woman. The book  is an intimate study of the heart of  a woman ��������� daringly conceived and  brilliantly executed. A storm of discussion has been started wherever  <*The Dangerous Age" has appeared,  for it is not a book for sweet sixteen  to read. '  Madame Michaelis  seems  to  think  that the dangerous age is along about  40. '.-''���������  Reliable men with selling ability  and some knowledge of the lruit  business .or Nursery .Stock, to represent .us in British Columbia -as  local and general agents.  Liberal in&iicementia and permanent portion for the right men.  Write  for   ful^  particulars.  STONE &WELLIMGTON  The FontWII Nurseries.  ' (Established IS37)  Toronto/;;-.       .    0atari/)  The following are the prices which  the Company will pay for fruit  during the coming season:  ���������   Newpop: "I have an unsually smart  little boy."  "  Nagsby:   "Yes,  so  I've  been   told"  Newpop  (flattered):  "Ah, who told  you?"  ",���������-,''���������'���������'  Nagsby: "You did, a moment ago."  Kppt������   (he.. Heifers.  If   you   must   sell   some   of   your  cattle,   keen    np   n>icmv   of.   the   hes!  heifers  as yom  possibly'can.    If y-^-i  have a   lot  rtf  steers  on   your   pb.cr  and. your no'..-rhbor i's sacrificing: n lo-  of good herfe/rs, sell  your steers anr.  buy   his   betfeirs.     Your   steers -will  bring  as   much" ��������� jperhaps  more  ���������  ,rhan  you   will   have   to   pay   tor   tho  heifers,. ?,nd yo'a  will  have a ft-unda-  tiorv for  a breej'ng bierd. :*.nJ  treci!-  Ii'.g herds  are   ,'?oing  to  be   vaUmbi/-'  in the \rry near', future.  Strawberries in crates (shipping berries).  Strawberries in pails ( for Jam)  Raspberries in crates (shipping berries)  Blackberries in crates  Black Currants in pails  Red        "        in pails  Gooseberries in pails  Cherries in pails  Rhubarb, cleaned, (both ends off)  Rhubarb, not cleaned  6c per lb. with hulls  6c per lb. without hulls  7c per lb.  5 1-2 c per lb.  8 1 -2 c per lb.  5 l-2c per lb.  7 I-2c per lb.  4 I-2c per lb.  $20.00 per ton  $18.00 per ton  Above prices are all f. o. b. point of shipment.  It is requested that all applications for contracts, which are to be  marked "FRUIT," are sent in to the Company at as early a date as possible in order that adequate arrangements for the season may be made.  NOTE:    Price? on tree fruits, etc., will be published later.      All  crates  wili be returnable.  wsmmmxmam  mmmmmmmmmm  V!$M SUPPLEMENT  seaem  snaasa  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC  " ia K1  or  by  MARSHALL     SAUNDERS,  Author of "Iieaiitiful Joe"  oooooooooooooooooooooooooo  waters are quarrelling tremendously.  There are two fine bridges over these  falls, so one can sue them plainly  from the car window. I,.remember I  was Just going to the dining-car as  we came to  them  (1'������ last  trip."  "Greedy girl, always eating," said  Biddy.  "I am always hungry when travelling,' 'said Judy, "and it stimulates  one's appetite ,to have a moving pic-.  ture show when one is at the table.  A few hours after leaving St. John,  we came to the lovely St. Croix  River, and here we are in Vnnceboro.  the town close to the boundary 'between New Brunswick and the state  of Malj������e. I know the customs officers here, and always ask them if  they have > anything new or amusing  to tell of their experiences with tra-  ��������� vellers going between .the. two countries. You know we are all inspected,  we Canadians, and you Americans,  and shabby looking persons are asked  what  their .prospects  are."  "You, didn't need to have your  trunk examined, as, you were going  to Montreal, did you?" Inquired  Jane.  "No,- so I had some fun .watching  others,, notably-an old woman from  a farm in Nova Scotia who was going  to .visit hrr daughter, in Boston. She  h: \ handed.the inspector her key, and  he had unlocked the trunk, and was  carefully- lifting things when she  squealed in a voice that made me  Jump 'Don't you tetch it���������don't you  tetch. it! '  "He straightened himself, and said';  'Touch what, madam?'  "'That little tub of -butter,* she  replied. 'I'm takin' it to my daughter in Boston. She wouldn't stay.  home on our dandy farm, and butter's  such an awful price in Boston that  she can't afford to buy it. Now,  don't you tetch it.'  "He grinned like a Chessy cat, and  handed her the key, then whisked  the strap round her clumsy, old, hair  trunk."  Biddy, who was following the railway route on the map, asked, "Can't  you cross Canada without dropping  down into the.state of Maine?"  "Oh yes, we have other lines, very  picturesque ones, but longer. This is  what we call the short line to Montreal."  "I think it is very kind in this  government to let a Canadian line  run through their country," remarked Biddy in a belligerent tone.  "If you wish me to argue that  point, Biddy, my friend," said Judy,  "you will be. disappointed. Can we  Nova Scotians who earn our living,  and marry and Intermarry and form  warm friendships in this country,  object to anything that increases the  good feeling between our respective  governments? No; long live international civilities, say I. I heard a  man out west one day In the train  grumbling about the unprotected  three thousand miles of boundary between us and the States. 'Sir,' I said,  'who is going to attack that three  thousand-mile line?'  " 'Why, those greedy Americans,'  he " replied. 'Don't you suppose  they'll want to gobble us up some  day?'  "'Sir,' I said, 'that unprotected  three thousand miles of boundary-  line is our glory and pride.'  " 'How so?' he asked.  "'Because it shows the -'rong and  tender ties existing between the two  countries. Did you ever hecr of the  Christ of the Andes?'  ���������"No,' he replied testily, 'I don't  know what you mean.'  "'Five years ago,' I said, 'the two  high-spirited republics of Chile and  Argentine were on the brink of a  rupture. Some of their good bishops,  aided by the British ministers,  begged them to try beneficent peace  Instead of horrid war. They, therefore, settled their quarrel by means  of arbitration, agreed to reduce their  armies to police forces, and, to stop  building frg.ttieg.blps. ,. Wjtft the money  thTl8*"saYea", they" made" Infernal an<!  coast Improvements. One arsenal Is  now a manual training school for  boys. Some war vessels are merchant  steamers, and now there Is love Instead of hatred between Chileans and  Argentines. On a certain Easter  Sunday, a Roman Catholic bishop in  Buenos Ayres, .said, 'Let us. have a  statue of the Prince of Peace between  i  the two countries.' The Christian  Mothers' Association of Buenos Ayres  eageriy took up the project, secured  funds, and had a young Argentine  sculptor make, a statue from old  cannon. Senora de Costa, the president of the society, stood,at the foot  of this noble statue of Christ which  has a cross in one hand and the  other extended In blessing, and with  inspired eloquence, Pegged a largo  audience of Chileans fend Argentines,  to place this representation of the  Saviour of the world, on the highest  peak of the mountains between tho  two countries.  CHAPTER, VII.  A Commercial Metropolis.  "I have been In Montreal at an ica  carnival," said Peanuts, "and the 3ity  is thoroughly . up-to-date, and &i  handsome as.Bangor."  . ...I-L.IU.'L' 23frf. '  They, all laughed at her, and Judy'  B&ld, "Naughty Peanuts! Montreal  could swallow a , dozen. Bangors.  Speaking of, Ice carnivals, some of  the Montreal merchants objected to  them,, because they, gave the impression outside, that Canadn Is a land  of ice and sno.w only. I think myself, it was a mistake to give up the  carnivals. Montreal Is a very, hot  place In summer, and in winter It  never seems to me colder than  Bangor, for example, or any of your  northern cities, and if it were, snow  and Ice keep a city's population  clean. The lazy and vicious dont'  thrive In an atmosphere be.low.ze.ro..  They've got to work, so they hurry  away to  warmer climes."  "And are there no slums in, Canada?"  asked  Eiddy.->    . ���������  Judy's face fell. "Alas! yes. Our  Dominion has not, yet, solved, the  waste, problem, but we have fewer  slums than other countries. Mon-,  treal is' called our commercial metropolis. Someone told rr.e the'other  day that there are sixty-two millionaires there."  "Generous?" ejaculated Jane, with  uplifted eyebrows.  "Some of them. Lord Strathcona  and others have been very, good to  McGill University. You have heard  of it?"  "One of my cousins went there for  his medical course," said Peanuts.  "McGill ranks with the greatest  universities in the -"-orld, now," continue/! Judy. "I remember once going through Drexel Institute In Philadelphia .with a dear American colonel, who ,sald, 'Come over to this  group.' The group consisted of a  gray-haired Montreal millionaire  who was travelling with several professors from McGill. 'They were  thinking of enlarging .their equipment there, and were .visiting Amerir  can institutions to. get , advanced  knowledge of new methods of wo:k  The colonel introduced them to me.  and I found  them charming."  "My cousin spoke of a college residence for women at McGill," observed Peanuts.  "That is Donalda Hall. About  sixty girls live an ideally happy life  there, in home-like surroundings.  Student government prevails. If a  girl has time for study, I don't know  of any better training for her than  the delightfully moulding.atmosphere  of a good college residence. It inspires you on. the one hand, and  takes the conceit out of you on the  other. It lifts you up, and casts you  down. It takes off the corners, without making you as round as all. the  other pebbles. Oh! a good woman's  residence university graduate is a  flower of perfect womanhood."  "Is this residence any nicer than  ours?" Inquired Peanuts sturdily,  yet with a certain wistfulness in her.  tone.  Judy sprang to her feet, and seised  the diminutive Peanuts', hands so  abruptly that her sewing fell to th������  floor. "Never���������here's to good old  Maine���������the place where I first met  ^ou, dearest, sweetest gum-drop of  the dear old Pine Tree state!"  "And what may this ebullition of,  friendship mean?" Inquired Firefly  cyrious-Jy.  s,   .. .��������� ���������    ,*..,���������  i~lf^rudy*lae? me S few'years ago iif| nostly French���������by. the way, Montreal  the State University of Maine," said's a splendid place to keep up your  Peanuts, "and we-had such  fun.    I knowledge of la belle langue, ,  ,  ���������was   in   Mount  Vernon   House;   the    "I  wondered  why  you  were  skip-.,  girls' residence, and she was .in the ping the very obvious fact that Mon-'  hotel run  by  the  "University." ' treal is half French," aaid Peanuts.  They both began to laugh' so irior- "That's the unexpected in me," said  illnately''that Firefly said, severely, Judy gaily. "I assure you that I am  "Come, come, that's another story. s0 fond of French, both the language  Judy, hie back'to'.Montreal." and the people, that it, is like a per-  Judy, with a final giggle, subsided petual sun bath to be In. a place,  Into her seat; "I stayed. only two where I can break out in It at almost'  days im Montreal, on this particular any minute. On the cars, in the  trip, but I had time, to. drive up- to Bhops, everywhere, one' hears the  the Mountain,' and look down on the ^mellifluous accents of the most  glorious'view of the city and its aur- musical language In the world."  roundings.*" ., "Now I have you, subtle Nova Sco-  "What Is "the situation of. Mon- tian," said Biddy heartlessly. "I  treal?" asked Marigold,'/"on the ,St. heard you say the other day that  Lawrence, isn't it?"    .        -.,-���������_ Esperanto is the most musical lang-  "Yes, at the head of ocean naviga- uage In the world."  tlon, seven hundred miles from the "The most musical, artificial lang-  tnouth of, the great river. Before we uage," returned Judy loftily. "French  leave McGill, I must say that Idrove is the most musical natural language,  [ill round the big, gray buildings .������.nd To continue���������in the hotel, a girl or- ���������  surveyed ,them with pride. I thought chestra favo-'d us with very pret-  of what a professor in Edinburgh tily rendered selections of music at  University said to ,a Haligonian who meai times, and I w-nt up to the  had taken his son there, 'Why don't *eaa;er> and asked her what was go-  yo\i send him to McGill?' he* asked. mg on in the city In the way of  'He. would have got as good training opera. She answered me In French,  there as here."'. , . and  we had  a gay, time  conversing.,  "My cousin said Montreal, was a Then,, on a Btreet car, was a  city of churches," ��������� observed Pea- arunken man, quite French. He  Huts. couldn't find his money, and I wanted   ,  "There are heaps of ihem," said t0 pav n[s fare. The conductor pro-  fncly .enthusiastically.. "One of them, tested. You should have heard us  Notre Dame, will hold fifteen thous- jabbering. It was just like dear old  and  people."      ��������� ���������     paH      0fte    j UBed to puli up wnen  "Why,   that   must,  be   one   of   *.hc railb-        ,C1 , ^_  ;' . ���������.     ������������������n<<nn������t   Btrolling along the-boulevards.  There  largest   churches   on   thus   continent, ������ , , -, ,  ��������� ���������  . t" was     always     some     fuss     arising,  laid Firefly. Everybody  took  sides  Pour on  Con-  "It is, the largest north'of Mexico, rjV������yUUUJ'  while its great bell is the largest in tre-  ���������                .   - ,         ... "I'll waeer you were usually Con-;  America,- and  one  of  the. largest, in in   ,**?,.* *      '    '  :he world.    By  the .way. I was in  a tre,    said Biddy -(  railway  hotel,   the, Place   Viger,   and "I always tried to be Centre,    said.  r.  i         , * ���������          *        i,  ���������������������������   ���������t���������i��������� Judy archly,   "but j sometimes   whenj  ihat   reminds   me   to .ask-.you   girls, J'JUJ' " "   "    .                           , ��������� x. J  ,   . j            ,            u    *     n,������������������,,��������� <��������� Pour was   the. weaker  party,   I   had:  what d" you know about railways in ruui YYao      .                   K  'Canada-" t(? slde with *him." , ���������  No one spoke, and Judy continued,     "That's a mischievous Prtoclple to.  .���������Well.. I .will.tell you. of- the one I -We with' the weak -and bully-the  ' .     -���������     .      - - strong," said Firefly  sharply.    ".That;  know most of, though we have many ^ Qne always take the-side of  lines, of railway now.. As a girl, I ^ pQor man 1q & quarrel wlth tbV  used to hear my father telling of ^ Jf j <jould ^^ rd have. a  some prominent. Canadians who were ^^ r  on  that_.pity. me  sorrows of  ' trying to establish a line of railway ^ poQ^ Rich M&n, 0nc6( wheQ j waa  across, .the. continent I, wish. I had . ^^ my rich Qld Unble> j gaw  time to tell you of the-frfehtful,strug-    r  gles the promoters, had, .of the ".glit- something of the trials of the  ing'. of political parties, the 'herculean wealthy, from the pin pricks of beg-  labors of patriotic men to raise ging letters in the morning, to the'  money when there was a'shortage-- ctabs of. sensational newspaper art!-:  read the history of some of your own cles at night. No one seemed to.  railways and you vr\\l get some idea, think of the man. He was nothing,  though only a faint one, of the early , but a great, big bag of dollars.. One.  days of the Canadian Pacific Railway, day when he .was looking tired and-  There never was su?h a.: struggle of lonely, I kissed his- poor old white;  giants  as  this." head.     Girls!   I'll   never1 forget   the^  "But why was there so-' much op- look he gave me. You too, Brutus!,  position?" asked Jane. "As'...a general Heaven knows, it wasn't his money f.  thir-r. a railway is a good, -thing for was after.'' It was the poor, old sor-  a country." rowful soul of the man who was own  "There wasn't opposition to the brother to my mother. I never kissed  railway itself," said Judy. ' "Tlxe most him again, though."  of our people "had common ^ense. Judy threw her ;a sympathetic,  enough to know that-the eastern-con- glance. "I made a mistake once In,  federated provinces would do well to Paris in siding with the apparently;  throw- a railway, line across what -fs.B weaker party. -I was Btaying in the!  then a great extent of unoccupied', Latin Quarter with my sister and her:  prairie land, and join.us to the pro- husband, and I started to. go to;  vince of By-itish - Columbia. Indeed ; cburch ahead of them. On the way,!  British Columbia was making threats r gaw a nveiy street row, a disreput-;  of what sme would .do, if we didn't able old woman had Bold a bag. of j  open up this way to heri The strug- tllogQ nIce oily potatoes', they fry on:  gle wasj about the time of the build- Btreet; corners,, to - a --gamin who!  ing.. Many people thou.ght.it was too yei\e^ that she had, cheated him in;  soon*,The country rwasn.'t rich,-enough tbe. change." He certainly . exhibited;  to sustain the, Tailwa:r... JMyj father coimterfeit money. Such a crowd-  knew. Years and years; befoul, books gatnere<i���������what passion, and what:  had been, written by men'"^'ho had Di0qUencei we all talked at once.;  travelled across:- Canadian. Mjf fa-hor pwQ paie.faced Sorbonne students:  said that,if those- m/en- could turn wlth bI& ^1^ neckties were for the.-  their horses out ln.w.Sntesr, and have womani i was for the,boy, an oldi  them  get at grass rmder the  snow,   maQ In- a blue blouse also for him,;  and   six   soldiers   with   us.      Three;  bare-headed shop-girls who came up,.  "And ' now   we   are   leaving   Montreal," said Jane suavely. i  "First  let  me  preach  just a  little1  sermon on a text that I saw posted ,  up In the street cars: 'II est stricte-  merit defendu de cracker sur le parquet.' " ��������� ���������    !  'i  "Never  heard  a sermon  before  on:  'the text, 'Expectoration,'" remarked |  Firefly. "I heard of a child who said i  the minister's text was, 'I keep "my >  soul on top,' when he meant, 'I keep j  ��������� under my body.'" j  "I.tell you, fellow-members of the!  Pilgrim Circle," continued Judy, "that1'  nothing has amused me more during1,  the  last few years  than  the way  in j  which   women   have   made   up   their  .minds that men shall stop expector-.  ' ntlng,' or in plain words, 'spitting.';  The women naturally, are behind the!  agitation, men being by nature, as an -.  old woman at home says, 'careless, J  pncertaln and untidy critters.' In;  dearly every city I visit, I sec,signs*!  telling the men what will happen to j  them, If they persist In this tiresome habit. Bangor Is good���������twenty1  dollars fine if one spits on the side-!  walk, but Winnipeg Is ahead with a I,  fifty dollar fine. However, I must!  tear myself away from fascinating!  Montreal, though I would like to say j  ��������� something of ��������� the  perfectly  gorgeous'; ���������  new   autumn   things   in   the   shops, i  If���������" '  . j  "In   the   stores,"   corrected   Firefly,;  "but you're not going shopping.    We)  know your tricks.    That's an all-day\  occupation.    Go on to your train."      {,  "I  tell  the  red-capped   boy  to  put;  my traps on the sleeper, and I go io ;  the    observation    car,"    said    Judy.;  '���������'Some of you know what it is like��������� s  always at the back of the train and;  something   like   a   parlor   car,   only'  with enormous windows  and a  plat^  form   at   the   back   where   fifteen   or:  twenty persons can sit outside under;  an   awning,   and   enjoy   a   view   o^  everything   as   one   rushes  along.    I.  unfolded one of the "tip stools, sat;  down,  and  looked  about  the   3 tit'.on  where  crowds  of  people  were  rushing to  and  fro.    Some  were coming;  on  our   train,   some  going  to  locals  and some were taking fast trains being made up for New York and Chicago.    Now,, as  I  sat  there  all  unconscious, a beautiful adventure' was  being prepared for me."  "I  have  several   times   thought   of  asking where your adventures were,",  remarked   Jane.    "You   never   travel  without having them." :  CHAPTER VIII  The Beglr"'��������� of An Adventure.    |  "Well," said Judy, "as I sat there  watching men, women and children,  scurrying along, I noticed a lady,  coming through the gates with six  children. Of course, one sees heaps  of babies and children in travelling,  but this struck me as ��������� an unusual  quiverful, for one person. She h,a.d  two by the. hands, a nurse carried a  little one, and two r^������rs -skipped  along beside  her,  sometimes, getting,  GgEV.':-; 7.  (Continued) v... ,.   __  ���������    tlt-v-A-''  and come out fat in the Spring, that  was a country worth; opening up1"  "In   what  year   wan \this   railway   filded with the woman.    We.gesticu  opened?" asked BidKly,.  lated   and   shouted,   until   finally   a.'  1           m r- 1 a.ecu      h>uu      wi*w%* ww������,       ��������� T , ,     - (  "In 1886, and n.6w t n 1910 !it is the funny French policeman arrived.  He,  greatest   railway   com pany   in   exist- threw-hack'his cloak, and  took out,i  ence.    It  will  take .-you   round ,the [lls note-bopk.    I shall never forget  world, nearly all the  way on its own ^ face    He would try to write, and'  lines. one person would call out something  "Mlrabile drctu!" exclaimed Firefly, (n one ear> and another  would call  who was a 1/atln tfchohar.  the  opposite in  the other.    I  began  Now.  lsnvt It a marvellous thing,   to waver m my allegiance to the boy.  that trains, steamers, hovtels,.:'restaur  ants, telegraph stations,' express offices and *>ther activities aire'all run  smoothly and excellently and simultaneously ?"��������� asked Judy, ean neatly  He was over-doing his part, and the  woman was pretty old.,   Fortunately-  my   brother-in-law   arrived   on   the  scene, and drawing my arm through;  his, led me to church.   He found .out���������  'No/  ___-.., ���������.    _���������_,,..      ,.- , UlOj     W\A     IU.U     few     v**v**w". ��������� ��������� ���������  .  said   BidWy,   cjoolly,   "aot   if   after that the boy was a fraud.   Do  you know the Protestant churches in;  France are so queer���������no windows to'  there's  plenty of mon<jy, system and  esprit de corps." i.iau^ ^.~ ~~ ^     --  "New, we will leave* this big, grw Bpeait 0f.    I believe  the old French  hotel of ours m.Monlrre&y' continued monarcb3 wouldn't allow Protestants  Judy, "not forgetting   to  tip some of to  haVQ weii-iigQted  places of wor-  th '*?.y-,f.''.e.. yajjflEs.4nf j,^iflftgfeg.-^ shin;" ������������������   -  Stable ^Disinfectants,  Corrosive sublimate Is the most  efficient disinfectant under ordinary  conditions. It is such an intense.  poison that it-must be used with caution .jin. places to which stock, has-  access. or in the-dairy. A solution of,  one part of the. salt to. a thousand  parts) of water (half ounce to four  gallons' of water). is the standard generally used..  For gutters.. drains and waste  pipes:. In factories, ferrous sulphate  (green vltrol). and copper sulphate  (blue vitrol) can be used to advantage., They are classed as deodorants: rather than as true disinfectants.: Since they have no odor of  their own they can be used in any  amount in- the dairy.  Sulphur can be U3ed to advantage  In the destruction of mold spores in  cheese  roomB, but the  effect of the  vapors of burning sulphur on  germ  life ;ls relatively light unless there Is  an abundant supply of moisture In the-  air of the. enclosed space, In  which  case sulphurous acid is formed whlih.  has a much greater effect.   To have  the desired effect,-sulphur should be  burned  at. the rate. of three pounds-  to each one  thousand  cubic  feet of  Bpace and the room kept sealed for  at least twelve hours.    If sulphur Is  placed in an iron, kettle which is set  in  a  vessel  of  water,   danger from  fire  will   be  avoided,   and   the-heat  generated   by   the   burning' sulphur  will evaporate sufficient water to increase the.e|fect<9f,..t^e;.fumes.    .   _  ���������>  'i  h  ti  ml  i r.  1  *&B ABBOTSFORD'iOSt, ABBO^FORI), B. <!!  jj !Jj..���������i_i jui:  =333===  i .'-J-ILU ��������� .,   ��������� ' ������   '     .  ���������!JIMW-.4._J_..._J. .  ���������I      ������  ���������     "      ^T-  ���������JX-U1  Gents' Furnishings, Boots and Shoes  Leave You: order for  Spring and Summer Suits  ices $18 to $35  Fit and Workman ship Guaranteed.  See our Spring and Summer-Hats and Caps.  .   C.   CLARK,Abbotsford,B.a  FOR  ���������I-���������"  ������'J  Chickens, Fruit and Market Garden  r  L  HOTEL  BtEBBBB  J   MCELROY 8c Co.  LIQUORS,   WINES  AND   CIGARS  OF THE BEST QUALITY  . o������m:  :(S������e  -ABBOTSFORD, B. C  Strictly first-class in every- respect.   The bar is  U stocked with the best of wines, liquor and cigars,  RATES,  $1.5p TO  $2.0O  PER  DAY  __B__]_1I_1__||_1|_n���������I *  PROPRIETORS  I  PECKHAM & HUTTON  =?c  "6SVf  BUTCHER  Pork, Mutton, }'teef, Veal, Pork Sausages,   Weinies  and Balogna always on hand. ���������   Fish every Thursday  \Eyeighf$pecali$t  Manufacturing Optician  Does th������ Finest  Optical  Work.  SEedieal men and others pay tribute to bis skill.  793 GranvillsJ St. .-Vancouver  Protected and Royal  The grey and gaunt form of the  tenely heron is not unfamiliar by  Scottish water-sides, but, although  one of the taillest birds, standing  about 30 inches in height, it is far  from conspicuous or readily seen, so  long as - it remains motionless. In  reposej the bird, with its' delicate  ash-grey and white plumage, harmonises so; completely in tone with its  environment that it becomes one with  its natural surroundings. Even on  a flat beach or shore, it may  pass for a fragment of rock or wooden  stake, or some other long-shore object,  until it moves.  A natlent fisher is the heron', but  when' its prey comes within reach the  long neck curves and the;; rapier-like  bill Is   shot  out   quickly   and   un.er--.  ringly.  The Dawick-Herony is a good instance of the 'attachment, of the species,,to one-locali)^:, .as nests are to  be found there; at the present day;  and, so far back as 1497, "Qiiyk  (living) ��������� herounis" v.-ere being-supplied from "Dawikkis" to the King,  as Is stated in the "Accounts of the  Lord'High.Treasurer."       .  (Associate  Members Can.   Soc. C. E.)  Civil Engineers  R. A. HENDERSON  B. C. LAND   SURVEYOR  Omec. next P.O. P.O.Box II  In these early days the .heron' was  a protected and royal bird, being in  demand for .the noble-sport of hawking, and also for the more utilitarian  purpose of the table. An Act of the  Scots Parliament of the year 1493 or-  d-adns the King's thanks to be given  to those who preserve; herons for his  pleasure, and in 1685 herons are forbidden . to be shot under the pains  contained in the Acts of Parliament  Our Spvereiam'a Lunar Pedhrrce  .     ."-'w^e* ������.������������������������������ if������W peCplO   WaiO  Ucuii   iiCCZ'l  so-ancient a geneailogy. - as our King  and Queen, who trace their descent  ���������in unbroken line from the Saxon.  King Egbert, and through him back  :to the British kings,who in turn were  reputed llneailiy descended from the  survivors off the  fa.Il of Troy.  ���������It,is .stated that -plans are on foot  'to'.' build a .line from Gibson, N.B., to  '.Vlinto. 31 miles, to provide a connect'* a between the Canadian Pacific'  and the Grand Lake coal fields, as  well as an outlet to the West for the  coal. ' .  .���������     ��������� ..-     ' - r ffiri  Ten Acres one-quarter Miles  from Abbotsford will scon  be annexed to town. Four  acres cleared^ good house,  barn, sheds, etc. Nearly ail  fenced. '..Price $2750,  cash.  For this fine Proposition  ! t  SPORTING  J     ..    COLUMN. '  *���������*^ 4. ^ ^ v"w ^ <;������* '4> ��������������������������������������� *j* ������$������ 4*  CANADIAN RUGBY  *  *  *  *'  Phe   Carrying   Code   Grows   Sturdily  and    England   May    Send  a Team Next Year.  The whole atmosphere being creat-  contemplate (taking, a -picked teaim  from Manitoba to play the picked  ���������teams of Alberta and British Cohim-  bia, while the Alberta and ' B.C.  unions intend to visit' Winnipeg next  "season." 'Th'iT union Is" also' in communication with the' English union of  London to get a British teaim to tour  Canada In 1912.        ���������;,.  Canada-has not' been ��������� visited-/by an,  old country rugby combination since,  1898, whiile South, Africa.;- New Zealand  and Australia have"be"en visited twice  in late years, also,:a.team toured In  the Argentine last year and it is considered due to Canada that the mother  country should send out on. tour a  orack combination''so as to help increase the interest;'and pass along to  our players any up-to-date pointers  they may have to spare.  The development, of English rugby  in the colonies the last few years  has been enormous and it is safe to  predict that a quadrangular rugby  test, in which the .old country, New  Zealand, Australia, 'South Africa and  Canada will participate, will in all'  probability before long, be an accomplished fact, running on the same  lines as the inter-contests in cricket.  "roOToail covers'a're made from tihe  material that-goes to make your best  shoes���������calfskin. And only the. very  best grade of skin is used' for good  balls. Cheap;.balls, such as kids^buy  at the corner.store, are-'made of sheep  skin. Tlie. bladder, .which is in the  ball   is   rubber.  A visit to tlie''factory on this side  the Atlantic where the greatest number of footballs is turned out, elicits  more interesting information. For instance, a shop'- sage ' says that the  reason the ball ��������� is called "pigskin,"  is that in the old days',-'a pig bladder  was used to give buoyancy to' the  ball. The bladder has been discarded  aud ��������� rubber' substituted!  Some' of'the best balls, are made  from hides imported from England,  but the skin of the -domestic calf is  considered good enough " for the  majority.  - - The regulation intercollegiate ball  weighs from 12 1-4 to 14 ounces. .The  "soccer" ball from 13 to' 15 ounces.  Although." the -game has changed  'greatly the bal'J remains about the  same as the old Rugby. ' From June  (o November 42,000 oval footballs are  turned oiit by this factory.  clover cannot  be  grown   sur''"o,:^"!|y  In a soil deficient in lime.    Huf  lip-n,  cannot   take   the   place   of" - f';p   otliAr  fertilizing"'.-elements-   in    which    old-  meadows, are ��������� usually   deficient.  .  Prepare Ron (Is for Win'nr  A little attention given Uio Fall ��������� '  now may save the necessity of driving  over rough roads .all winter. Ruis.  and even small fines, will at this time  of the year oasilv work into bad mud  .holes and leave tho. read in very bad  shape for a long time.'.  It is well to fill up tho centre nf  ��������� the road and have tho crown gradod  so that the wheels cannot form ruts  or places where water can stand. Tho  road drag or road' scraper can he  used to good aclvantapo in filling the  centre of the road. .Observe, the difference in tho road when crowned and  where ruts exist. There will be  ���������a big difference in the'ease of hauling  oyer the two;-especially in" fall and  spring. -   .  Good  Men  from  Over-Sens  Writing on Canadian Rugby a critic  claims that Western, Canada is today  able   to   place   in   the., field"-a   team < ������'^g���������'ay  "Remepibers" for (lie Dairy  Prof. W. -A.- Henry's dairy experiments go to show that tho. ripening  of cream before churning increases  ���������the yield of' butter from fifteen . to  twenty per cent, over the yield from  sweet cream, if both are churned  in  equal in strength to an international  side in' the old country. Amongst the  well-known old country players in  Winnipeg are: For the Welsh, Fisher  of Newport, Griffths of. Whatatulu,  New Zealand"; Davies of Llandovery  college, and Aberdare. For the Barbarians, Inglis, from-the eastern provinces; Skeiton, late of the London  Welsh team; and Hicks from a well-  known English club. The Irish have  their captain from one of the premier  teams of Dublin'; Law; the halfback  hails from Belfast; and Myer has  sported the colors of the ��������� Dublin  Wanderers.; while -the. .Harlequins  have Dowsett, from London; Stretch,  from Dublin; and Johnson, from  Deritstone college.  Another for the Pro. Ranks  Wil'M-am A. juarciii, m; '-^���������������rnnjo������  sprinter who has entered the University of Pennsylvania, and who- was  counted upon to carry everything before him on the cinder path, is reported to have turned professional,  under an alias.  Martin recently ran at Pottsville  under the name of Harry Davis. He  also has played on the Pottsville baseball team under the name of Try son  - Cloths are; not th** best things in  the world to use about tho churn.  Usually more or less lint" will come  from' them, and this is likely to get  into the, butter. Brushes are far  better.  If cows had the gift of speech, how  eloquent- they would 'be over- the  .blanket "~u s'ip over them at'milking  tiirr>! And what would they not say,  if they could, by way of thanks" for  the spraying every morning!  INTERESTING OCEAN FACTS'  Complete  Evaporation   Would  Leave  an Immense Deposit of Salt Two  Hundred  and   Thirty   Feet  Thick.  Oceans occupy throe-fourths of the  earth's surface. At the depth of 3,500  feet waves are not felt. The temperature is the same, varying- civly a trifle  from the poles to the burning sun of  the equator. A mile down the water  has -a pressure of a ton on every  square inch. If a box ������ix feet deep  were  filled   with   salt water   and   al-  Martin was the star performer at, lowed to evaporate, there would be  Notre-Dame University. He won the, two Inches of salt left on the bottom  ���������hundred yard American championship  of the box.   Taking the average depth  at Seattle in 1909.  of the oceans of the world to be three  miles, there would be a layer of salt  230 feet .thick, over the entire bed  should the water evaporate. The  water of the ocean is colder at the  bottom than at the surface.    In m-any  ������������������'-Worn-Out Meadows  The probable value of lime on an   ���������.  ������������������ ���������v ���������._ ^,. ,,..  old ^meadow depends on the physical | pieces especially in the bays on the  condition of the soil, and the amount j coast of Norway, the water freezes at  of food locked  un in  the soil  in un-! the   bottom    before   It. ���������does   above.  or THr&M vo.iv fSH-oro /v������ W& en  JOHN CRAIG,  Montreal runner who is training fov  the next Olympian Championship.  PRODUCTION OF FOOTBALLS  The average follower of the foot:  ball game is under the impression  that the balls are- still manufactured  from pig-skin... The players do not  "boot the pigskin" at all these days.  There is nothing of -the hog in the  get up of the article..   ..._'���������'  available forms. If the soil is a heavy  clay and inclined to bake, lime would  have. a. tendency to make the soi1  more friable, and hence more suiter'  to plant growth. If the land is sour,  as evidenced by the growth of such  plants as sheep sorrel, or horse tail  an application of. 1.000 to 1,500 lbs. 6/  lime per acre would be decidedly  beneficial. Lime, also acts to a certain extent on the* unavailable plant  food of the soil making it available  for (he use of the plants, but the result of this action of lime in the long  run is still greater impoverishment  of the soil.  As a direct fertilizer, lime is of particular   value   for   clover,.    In   fajQt,  Waves are very deceptive. To look  at them in a storm'.one would think  that the whole water traveWed. The  water stays in the same place, but the  motion goes on. Sometimes in storms  these waves are forty feet high and  travel fifty miles per hour ��������� nearly  twice as fast as the fleetest steamship. The base of a wave ��������� the distance from valley to valley on either  side at the bottom ��������� is generally  .reckoned at being 15 times the height,  therefore an average wave; say one  25 feet high, has a base extending  over 275 feet. The force of waves  breaking on the shore is said to be  17 tons to the square yard. FOUR  tfHE ABBOTSFORD POST,       ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  ���������.!>.^i!.".^r:  is?.i#������ase!������������s.  rF,QR SALU.���������Houses or vacant  lots in Abbots;for,d. Apply to H.  C. Fraser, box G08, Salmon' Arm, B.  C.  My.   D.  ,C.   Kcm'iroy,   h/i'������   many  friends-  are  pleased   to   learn,   has  'accepted   a   government   position.   o   Mr������. J. R. Pcckham/ has returned  from   a   two weeks' 'trip 'to Seattle  lit'lluig'liani  and  Vancouver.   o   The ,quarterly meeting of the  Abbotsford Poultry and Pet Stock  Association will be held in the Maple Loaf Hall cm Saturday, March  10 at 2 p. m. A full attendance is  desired as important business will  co'ine up.  Mr. Will Roberta has nearly completed his house which will, be occupied by Mr. and Mrs. Copeland.  This will indeed be a handsome  addition to'.our-growing town.  The matter of forming a' company of Militia in the district is under consideration ,and is likely to  'manure very (shor.tlry. jWha^with  police and fire protection, a water isystem and a company of militia we shall be going some.  =#  Try  the  The manse for the Presbyterian  mini'Ster at Mt. Lehman will be  built by Angus McLean.  ������  It seems proibable that the matter of >-a' waiter isyjstdm .for the  toiwn, both for domestic and fire  projection will be takeni up. We  shall be able to talk about.buck-  e.j������< and ladders.  for everything good to cat.  Wholesale ��������� and Retail  Abbotsford, Bakery ALBERT  LEE, prop. t  fiBBBBBBBBBia^^  =3=  ac  ===?  BUILDER ancl CONTRACTOR  QOT1       Estimates Promptly Furnished  OKJl 1 Woi k Guaranteed    P. O. Box 22 7  Try the new Mioe Shop for  Repairing, Ftc.  Next Door  to Blackunith  GLADYS AVENUE  Mr. Sinclair, of Vancouver, came  out and is busy burning his big  slash of 200 acres. People are "taking advantage of tho dry weather  to burn their land before the' burning season closes.  Charley Wooler is home suffering with an attack of La Grippe  but is improving rapidly.  We hear friusic as of children  singing around the home of Mrs.  Wooler and it looks like a kin-  dergarden to- ,'see the little' kiddies  running' about".   *   We are pleaised "to,*-hear tba*. wo  are to have three mails' each week  here instead of two, as* heretofore.   -*   As "Night" Hawk" has not been  around at "night for the; past week  news item are very scarce. Hope  to give you more next week.  NIGHT HAWK.   * _  Mr. and Mrs. iS'tensom, have sold  their farm here and have moved to  Vancouver where they will go into  the store business.  Mr.   and "Mrs.   MacGowan    were  visitors to Vancouver this week.   *   Mr&. Abe Taylor and her mother  are visiting friends in Vancouver.  Mrs. H. T. Thr'ft and  daughter  from  White    Rc*ek    spent,   a   few  days ,wjth Mr. and Mrs.  McMeney(>  this week.  ���������J? ���������&������ rf? 4* ���������$? ���������$* ���������& *fc *&��������� ^ & *&* ���������"!  | MY LADY'S I'  f COLUMN. t  ������-* fy fy ^ *j* ������$. $. ������-$* fy ���������$������ <$��������� fy *>  UK Y0U11SELP  ��������� It has been said that nothing is so  rare In people'as a thought of their  own. Most of us adopt the thoughts  of other' people. The practice appeals alike to the timid and the lazy.    The -lazy "think in quotations" to save  ���������   ; themselves trouble; the timid, to save  ���������~���������~���������   ��������� ' ��������� -  .   ' themselves from the dangerous posl-  Tfoe -new residence 'being built on   tIon 0f DC*ng unlike their neighbors.  Pine street for W. M. Campbell',is    If it stopped at thought  We probably  Should not reallzo this human frailty  ��������� it Is with what people are doing,  rather than with 'what people are  thinking, ��������� that most of us are concerned. But pretending to be some-  jthing- else is very common in the  sphere of action also. ���������  : The very best fruit, among the many  fruits of "being yourself," is an entire absence of envy. You have something, if only you will be brave and  develop it, which-Is wealth just bo-,  cause it is yours, -and whan you find  it out, you do not envy the superior  knowledge, the more expensive clothes  the larger acres of your neighbors.  BUGGIES  3 light market wagons  . 2 open road wagons ���������"-^  1 rubber tire buggy  These goods must positively be sold in the next two  , ��������� weeks. , ���������,  We have in stock a fine selection of Cedar Doors,  2  'ft.' 6 in. x 6 ft. 6 in.    To clear our price is $2 each.  Hardware and Furniture    ��������� 'iff'    Tili'i  nearing  coimptestiion.  G. C. Clark made a flying trip  to Vancouver Wednesday, returning the Same  day.  Messrs. Eflioitt and Peckham have  rrtfiurned .'fr.cjm' .Vancouver, cwtoene  they have been'purchasing additional stock for the new hardware  store. The stock will ,be opened  the first oif next week.  thTTiandio," an<i lt"sliou*ld~D<"~iiung up  by bills fastening. If set in a corner,  as Is usually done, th<j straws will ba  ���������bent to one side, and If the user Is a  careless person, Its after uao will tond  ���������to increase the ono-sldedness until  it Is rulhod. The broom should be  washed r,at least once >a week In hot.  water and hung lip to thoroughly dry  by tho water dripping from the points  of the straws, not Doing allowed to  run dowo into tho sewing at the  handle, whore Che moistury will rot  the threads. It l������ not necessary to  use soap.  Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Fellows of   H. K. H. PRINCESS PATRICIA OF  Vancouver were in Abbotsford last  week cm   a   visit to Mr. and Mrs  Peckham:.  CONNAUGHT.  H. McKenzie went to. Seattle on  a business trip .an Wednesday, returning .-Friday."*"  Auction Sale  Acting under instructions from  Messrs A. W. Halne.and W. R. Burton, who have disposed of their  ranches, I will sell 'by Public Auction at Burton's Farm, Dewdney, B.  C, inear C. P. R., Dewdney .Station  and quarter mile from Wharf on  Fraser River, on  Mrs, Bukcr, -of Aldergrove, spent  Thursday with friends in Abbota-  foirdk i  Mr.. J. W. McCallum'. was: in Abb-  bo.tsford Thursday from New Westminster.  When next yo/ur watch needs attention, leave it with Campbell, the  Abjbo-tsford Watch-maker. Shop  located in dark's Gents" Furnishing -store.  ������  B[BTH���������On.,'Monday, March 11th  to Mr. and Mrs. C. Sumner, a<  daughter.  , FORCED TO TT.  She���������And you are a strict vegetarian?  He���������Oh yes.  What  made   you   a   vegetarian?  ,Oh, P,ve been running?, a country  newspaper for twenty-five ^ears.  i-VY^onkkers  Statesman. ���������   ������  .  Tuesday, March 26th  C'cfmmencing at 11 a.m. sharp  Without Reserve  All the Horses, Cattle, Sheep,  Pigs, Farm Implements and Effects,  consisting In part asfollows;-  HORSEo, 6, including Roadster  Mare, 6 years old, /in foal ,to Stand-  >and Bred Stallion.  CATTLE, 8, Cciws,-practically all  fresh, 9 Heifers, two years old, bred  and two yearlings; behng Grade  Holstein's, including.-one registered Holstein Cow, 3 years old,fresh  and one Holstein Bu'-K Registered.  SHEEP. 100 Sheep and Lambs,  High-grade Oxfords, including one  Registered Oxford Ram.  PIGS, 2 Yorkshire Sows, bred,  and  10  Store  Pigs.  Four dozen Hens, Cream Separators, Sheep shearing machines,  Ploughs, Wagons, and all kinds  of Farm Implements and Household Effects.  Lunch Provided  TERMS; For sums of $25.00 and  under, spot cash. Over that a-  mount cash or approved lien notes  at three months -with 8 per cent  interest. .-.''  Catherwood & Watson  AUCTIONEERS  MISSION CITY, B. C.  Phone 15 ��������� P. O. Box 198  C.-P.-R. train No. 4, leaving Vancouver at 8.45 a.ttn. stops at Dewdney,. .,,,'  IN CUBIC FEET.  25 cubic feet of sand, 1 ton.  18 cubic feel: of earth, 1 ton.  17 cubic feet of clay, I ton.  13 cubic feet of quarts, l ton.  ..The popular eldest daughter or trie  Governor General will just suit the  Canadian people and the Canadian  people' will ' take to ' her as one  of their own. Her delightfully irresponsible and democratic ways have  always amused her.father ��������� who is  Teally  very  democratic   in  his   ways    though  they have often  been the  ���������bugbear of some of-the ladies' of the  court. Princess Patricia ��������� whose  younger sister will one day be Queen  of Sweden ��������� is very accomplished  and King George, with whom she has  hobbies in common, is very fond of  his beautiful cousin.  Hardening the Gums  The mouth often needs an antiseptic, wasih, for hardening the gums  end purifying the Jbreath; the best  thing for this purpose is tincture of  myrrh, a few drops in a glass of water  to rinse t'he mouth. It leaves a clean,  pure taste in the mouth, and will  relieve the 'breath of any unpleasantness for a short while.  As most good remedies are often  the ones nearest at hand, we find  that borax water, not too strong, will  whiten the teeth wonderfully, using  it.like ordinary water, with no other  dentifrice. As borax is a powerful  germ-destroyer, it will arrest decay  and so stay the work of destruction  until one can get to the dentist. Common salt is a good dentifrice, used  occasionally, especially in cases where  the gums need hardening, but it  ������hould not be used. often, as the  ���������powerful acid is-strong for the delicate enamel of the teeth. ,  Hang Up the Broom  A broom should never be stood on  the straws after using, but there  should be a stringloop, or ring with  A Tasty Irish Stew.  This dish. gives ���������little trouble to  make and is remarkably tasty end a  general favourite; Ingredients are:  1 lb. of scrag-^nutton, 1 lb. of onions,  8 lbs. potatoes,' some pepper and saW.  Method: Cut the meat, after washing  and drying it, into neat pieces, add  the bones as they make the gravy  richer; slice the potatoes and onions.  Place in a pan a layer of meat, potato,  and onion, adding seasoning between  each layer, and Graving potatoes on  tlie top. Pour over sufficient water  ito come two-thirds up the pan. Simmer the whole very gently for one  end a half or two hours. Stir very  occasionally, adding more liquid if  needed.  Man's Economy  One day, as a farmer of extraordinary meanness was starting out for  the 'town to do his weekly shopping  ���������for even he had to buy something  for the support of his family ��������� his  wife came out and asked ,him to buy  her a darning-needle.  "What's the matter with the one  I bought you last winter?" asked the  farmer.  "The eye has broken," she. replied.  "Bring the needle here," he said.  "I'm not going to allow such extravagance. I'll have the needle  mended."  The woman, wise in her generation,  made no protest. She brought out the  broken needle.  The economical farmer rode away  into the town, and made his first  stop at the blacksmith's shop. He  took out the needle, and gave it to  the blacksmith.  "I  want  that  mended," ��������� he  said.  The blacksmith knew, his customer,  and, keeping his face perfectly  straight, said the eye should be mended in an hour's time.  .  The farmer rode away, and the  blacksmith walked across the road  and bought a new needle for a  cent. When the *- farmer called  again, the blacksmith gave him the  new needle.  The farmer looked at the smooth,  polished surface of the steel, and remarked that It was a good job. "How  much will it be?" said he.'  "Five cents," said the blacksmith,  and the farmer as he paid it remarked  that he knew that the needle. could  be meWded, but his wife would have  gone to the expense of buying a new  one!  Painting, Sign Writing  General repair work  JEPARTdN  Abbotsford        -- B. C  Good Storage Room for  Furniture.  Geo. Zeigler  Carriage, House  and Sign Painter  Call and get prices.  All work guaranteed  Abbotsford       .��������� -       B. C.  Some Cold Truths  Few men cut their wisdom teeth  until   after  they  are  married.  Charity covereth a multitude of  people with cast-off garments.  Things worth while are more apt  to   come  your   way  If  you  go   after  Emb Imers and Funeral Directors_  Vancouver, Office  and  chapel���������-  1634 Granville* St*     Ph<vne 3486  SlftrtL Vancouver,       Office     and  WANTED���������A   good.    ambitious  boy to get subscriptions for us in  hia spare time*   Wr,ite for parties"  ulara, McLeans Magazine, 347 Pender Street, Vancouver, B. C.  WANTED. TO RENT���������Farm from  10 to 100 acras, Sumas Prairie dia-*  trict preferred. - Will pay ���������, good  rent for a good place. Apply C.  Sumner, Abbobs-fo-rd, B. C."  ket ,waa mostly  jjd" the  hands of  For the Residence,  Store or Office.  r  Fot Factories and  Industrial Plants  Convenience      Comfort      Economy  Attention will be given to all applications for service from our lines.  .Address all'enquiries to .-"''.; :.-���������;. ;:;���������"���������  Light and. Power Department  Holden Block,, Vancouver.  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