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 /  Vol. If., No. 19.  ABBOTSFORD, B. C.,.FRIDAY, MARCH,47 1911  $1.00 PER YEAR  JUST ARRIVED  Spring Underwear  At 1.00 per suit  C  i  Ellis spring needle light wool underwear at $1.75. a suit-  New spring shirts all kinds. 'Prices from 50c. to $5.00  "CLEARANCE. SALE.  Shirts regular price $1.25 now    .80  Felt Hats"    ' " '$3.00 ''*-    1.50  Matsqui Council  correspondence       Board of Trade Meets  Prints      " '    "  Neckties  u y- "  .15yd<f.     .10  75' - "��������� .    .50  r  ,  THE ' PIONEER'^STORE  EE'-a'-KfeRR  Conservatives Meet  Abbotsford situated in .the centre of the riding, at-least thepol-.  itical centre,'"w������is the scene 'of a  very. lively Conservative convention on Thursday .'evening of last  week There were delegates from  all parts of the riding present. A .  special car of representatives came  from Chilliwack.   ' "  ''     -  Several of the 'candidates made  rousing -speeches which were very  appropriate for the occasion, show  in" that they were familiar with  the political situation, of the day,'  and not a few '.compliments going out to the member for the.dis-  irfot, Mr. Cawljey, .for -the very  able m-anner in which he was looi.  - ing   after  the  interests  of Chilh-  \, auk.riding. .     > '  ' '  Mr C St. G. Yarwood of/Huntingdon filled the/, chair for the av ���������  -en.ng -and to .the satisfaction of tue  convention. ��������� . *: -,   ������������������  The following were elected as  officers for the coming year.  Hon. Jfies.-R. l>. Borden and  ���������Hon. Richard McBride.  Hon.  Vice-Pres.-S. A. Cawley.  Pres-T. n. Jackson, Chjlliwacs.  isc y P _j. J. McPhee-, Abbots-  lord.   .  iind     V.    P.���������James    Robertson,  L'-jp^r Sumas.  Sec-Treas.-A.   L.  Coote,  Chihir  waclc. *���������  Uomm-ittec ;-  i-1   A.'Barber, Chilliwack.  Geo.   Clark, Abbotsford.  A. L. Atkinson, Upper Sumas.  James   Garble, Peardonville.  W. J. Merryfield, Mt: Lehman.  A    M.   Bates,---Matsqui.  J   x     purver,   Clayiburn.  There  were about 100 present.  . ABBOTSFORD GUN CLUB  There  are many .good  snots  a-  round Abbotsford,/but the  shoot-  ';ing isiason is of such short duration  'that even the best shots get out of  practice to a certain extent, and  :'ne idea of being able" to pick off  all  game in sight when the shoot  ���������ing season comes around. IvIt G  Clark who has had the work of organization in hand rfor some time  states that he has now forty fully,  paid up members, -and expects to  have over double that many more  A   meeting   will shortly ,be Tield  ' to elect officers. Three Leggett  traps have been purchased, and all  tnat remains to be done now to be  in a position to tell who is lhe  best shot around'town is to secure  the shooting grounds. Several  sites are in view now, but the most  appropriate will >be cKosen.  It is "up.to some of our.neighbor  ing. towns to get organized and  they will have the worth of their  money   the  first time  they  come  ���������to  have a   shoot ,with us.   o   WATCH AB.OiSJOSD GROW  Mr. S. K. Williams of the Bank  of Vancouver visited Abbotsford  a few days ago with a view to  opening up a branch of this progressive bank in our town. He  was much impressed with the town  and made a tour of the surround  ing district, before making final  arrangements. The, coming of the  bank to our town will oo a grcit  acquisition and are sure to receive  kusi'riess consideration from -lhe  people  of 'this town.   ooo   The regular meeting of the Mats,  qui council was held in the.'-nuiiici-,  pal hallbiv March 4,'with the rcev.e  in tho chair and all members of the  council present exdept Couft Cruick  shank.  The minutes of the previousmeet  ing were read and adopted. ���������.  Tho f following   -^communications  wore  read;       .'���������       -   '  - . ��������� .   '  From  J. C. Maclure /re right'.o'l  \va,y   of  Huntingdon, A.b'bots'iord  and Riverside road. Laid over.  From A. J. Hill, B. C.-L'-'S. enclosing profile of roads running east  and west shown on sub-division  plan of north half- northwest 1-4  section 3, township 14." Bill for the  s.tme being $97.30.     ��������� " ������   " - -  The clerk was instructed -to com  mun'cale with Mr. Hill re the* bill  as the council had not desired "tp  incur any expense" in connection  with t'he profile.  From D. R. "Brown .re statute  labor.   Laid   over.1 ' >.  From  Walter Wilkie, B. C. L. S.  stating he had .run -a-  true line a-  long  the south boundary  of section 99, and the .south .'boundary of  ' section 10, also traversed -from Bis-  se*ls proposed tram' line for about  a   mile   up   and  down   the  gulch-  through -sections 20, 21  and-22 to,  estimate   the 'grade.' Owing      to  post's being .'gone along the -Pern- '  berton  road  and bad .weather the  road  had been-postponed.*      ��������� -     ��������� -  From ' H. Wi Wardell 'and nine  others' being a petition -.to complete, the Gambel, (Wijliams) road  Laid over for. future considreration.      .... ���������  From A. S. Murray:and', iouitscn  others being a petition-ito have  some work. done on the Gladhill  road running north-to the B. C.  E. R. Referred to Councillor Sar-  chel to report at the next meeting  From C. B.Hill Tout-and eleven  others being a petition .to open up  a road from .the isouth (east- corner section 17 east along the line  between sections 17 and .8, and of-  f eringto do the work at 60 cents a  rod, 'slash'-ng , 'and digging '.26. ft  wide, and making the road passable;  for traffic.   This .would be a '.con-'  We 'do not hold ourselves respon  sible for the opinions of correspondents as expressed in these  columns. ���������','���������..." ,  The -Editor.    ���������.    ..'  Huntingdon, B. C- Mar 16  Editor, Abbotsford Posf, .        i -  Dear Sir,      .. ' J  The Matsqui-Sumas Board * of  Trade met'at .their rooms on Mon-  -da'y evening last, -with la good  attendance.,  A   featurcr  of the meeting was.  the 'election of new members, and  ���������now Messrs /A. Harrop, S. Morley  ������������������"-<" ,*-"���������-*> ������������������ i . , ��������� ��������� i B. McElroy and'Wm. Black are now  Allow, me the -privilege of ex-, morobers of the board,  '.planning and correcting the ..re-, Mov,e(j by H. Alanson and tav-  report of Sumas council appearing onded ^y J. Cuimner that the board  in the.issue of March 10th sent to agfe our membeI1 Mr." S."Ca-wley,"to'  you no'doubt by the able clerk of buiid ^ following sidewalks in  that council '          '""'  In the first ;place the minutes are  not reported in the, order of the  business of the' council, but arrang  .ed to'suit the aim of the clerk who  ���������evidently wishes me to appeaa* in  a   poor, Oaglvt bie,forie   the .public,  making out vthat I   am not truthful in speech nor reliable in performing   work 'entrusted to-'  me.  Coun D.McK   enzie -did not deny  the. fact of his speaking to. me of  paying the difference ,between the  salary they were ipaying. the clerk  this past year and that of the before ; that is $60.   This year no tenders were" called for and the council pays the clerk $300, the same as  two  years ago. ., Will the "clerk tell,  'he clerk tell us why the salary was  reduced to $240" iin 1910 and raised  again in 1911 to $300?  Abbotsford during this spring and  summer.       ^ ..  '    ���������;        -,  1. A 4-foot walk on Gladys Avenue beginning "at.'Essendene Avenue on the'east side of ..Gladys  Avenue to Hazel iStr'ee tthen across  to the west .side and continue along  Gladys   Avenue  to  Pine   Street.  ii.-   4  foot walk lalong Essendene ,  Avenue  commencing ,at >N. Auth-  ier's store and running west to the  bridge.  "Walk, to' be -on the south  aide of the istreet.  3. 4 foot walk on Montrose Avenue commencing .at 'Essendene  Avenue sout to the south side of  tha V. V. & E. Railway iCompanys  right of way. This is to be done  Just as soon ias the [underground  crossing is finished.  4.   4 foot walk on Montrose Av-  5aminmito^wr:   ���������.., ;f-enue -commencing at.-"Essendene  At  the close-of. the enquiry at   euuc   "- ���������  ��������� , *.u      *������  ��������� ���������' ��������� ^       .    _   Avenue, and  crossing Inorth   - to  Hazel Street., .    "- ���������',-.  5. To complete the.walk on the  south side of 'Essendene- Avenue,  from the drug -store to Cyril St.,r ���������  6. .'To  put in crossings  ' across  which only Mr. Atkinson -and 1  appeared of those requested to be*  there, Reeve Campbell .expressed  himself 'as very-��������� well;? p'eased  and  came  across the- room   . and  The farmers, of'Matsqui are busy  ploughing.  tinuation of ,the .Cottman - road.  Coun.' Lundeberg was empowered  to have this work done at a-- price  not to excel that .slated-*by Mr. C."  B. Hill Tout.  From E. Bainas and 2S7 others.be-  Lng a- petition to improve theroad  on the Baines Hill.   Mr. Baines urg  ed that this work should be procured   without  delay -as  the road-  was'  now   dangerous.     '"On  being^  questioned he stated that Mr. Gar'  dener  would ask compensation if  the line of theroad were changed  Coun. Lundeberg was instructed to  investigate and report at the next  meeting.  From H.Eose, sccrjtaiy cres.surcr  U. B. C. M. endorsing an invitation  to visit the. various co-partnership  and other housing ischemes in England.   Enclosure   ordered  filed:  Mr. Ros3 addi-essed the council  ask.ng if .any work would*be. done  this year on the Ross road. Coun.  Lundeberg . and Satchell .agreed to  expend some-money on the road.  ui: Mackenzie and P,.������ B. Morgan  addressed,the council on behalf of  the Glen Valley Land Co., asking  assistance in building a road" into  their property from the B. C. E,"R.  shook   hands  with' taie. - The min-        ...  utesShow  that it'was .proposed Essendene  Avenue; one at Mont-  tt>   increase   the  clerk's  salary  in rose Avenue, one'at Oscar Btreet,  the way mentioned but of course one at Gladys Avenue and one at ���������  he  would not allow Reeve Ca'mpr Cyril   Street.  bell   and  Councillor McKenzie   to      7.   To build steps up the hill from  fk������ nion-jy out of their pockets to the end of the sidewalk on Oscarv  put .into his; '"He flatly refused" Street to the V. V. &��������� E. Railiwaiy ,  Money   was no consideration     to Railway's platform.  htai   especially   a  .paltry isum   of       8.   4 -foot walk on West Railway,  $60.   The- honor of 'being clerk was Street  south from Essendene AV-  worth more thna that to him. eni'n as fair -as Eby's House.  As to the fulfilment of my con-    , Moved by Authier and, seconded  tract' 're  strippingthe .gravel  pit; by   S.  Morley that  the secretary  let We. .say ;that I    am   ready .at write   the   attorney-general  for a  any time to appear on the ground copy of the Wide Tire Act.  and show that the work has been      Moved by S.- Morley and second --  done'. .1   have requested the reeve ed by H.   Gazley that a   commit-  and  comin.ittee to com ewith -me tee be appointed to encourage the  and to show where the work is not people   as to the advisability    of  ���������satisfactory,   and they ,have    not clearing   up  their .property      and.  place the garbage tin boxes and bar  rels so that the government teams  could collect the isaJhe. The following committee were appointed  S.   Morley,  H.  Gazley,   Dr.  Sw,i|ft,  complieid   wth my request so far  Yours respectfully  F. JMUNROE."  pointment of an official in the land   _.   _._._._���������,  registry officewhose duties would W". Blacki J. J. McPhee and E. Ruth-  be to-furnish onformatipn regard- ig. - ���������..���������;.  ���������jjng tra.nsfersof 'properties i, and Moved by H. Gazley land second-  whose salary: would be pa,id pro ed ,by C. Sumner that J. L.' Atkin  rata. The clerk was jjistructed son, G. H. Kerr, S. Morley, J. .J.  ���������to secure some more information' McPhee andF.Munro be elected a's  re probable cost.                                   sa   legislative  (committee t,to   look .  From N. J. Larsen re road survey   alter   the   incorporation  of    ' this  Referred to Councillor Aish. Board.  From C. Kelliher and three-oth-- Moved by B. MpTSlroy that the  ers being' a petition to open up secretary be instructed to write  a road on the north side of the C the Abbotsford Post calling their  N. P. railway from Page road eadi attention to the Wck of Boosting  to the Fraser .river. Preferred to Abbotsford.  Councillor Aish. lhe m:eting adj,u*:ned un ilnext  From  W. J. Manson, M. L. A. of  regular meeting.  Dewdney re tho [proposed terry a- ������      ���������  cross the Fraser river from Mission Next week we get out a new  to Matsqui on the lower side of directory and make other necess-  the C P R. bridge and- requesting ary changes to church services' and  die councJ to take steps towards post office hours. In the meantime  ^curing ground for landing pur- non-advertisers will have an op-  ^^ ^^^^^^  .portunity   to  join us  alt 25  cents  '(Continued on Page Two.) per line per month.  -.,������ ^i ,THE ABBOTS^ORb^OSTi.'' ABBOTSFORD. B..* &. '  ��������� ��������� ,        t          * "  THE ABBOTSFORD POST ;-'       did {Mr; Jardine receive' any money VETETEBLES'��������� Wholesale���������'  piibiiHiiod   every   Friday-by   tho   Pcmt ' J"01' -'work in -excess of what he was   Potatoes' ���������.'...,......-    $30. to   $32  Pubiir.hiriK- c/������Wai*y.* authorized to do? If .so- how much?   Onions, lowland, 'sack  ' $1.50  a weeiciy Joniritti d������voi������d k- the inter-      2.   Was' such  money .paid  to  or  Onions, crated1'. ��������� '��������� '��������� $3 00  e,t^,,r Abbotsford a..d ���������������,-.-H,.tii.B di������- r0(.eiv(vd   by Haid'Jalrdine   without Carrots, sack,   " Advorti'dnff RatoH ������*������<���������<.��������� knovv.    t. up- the knowledge of the'government, Turnips1,''per sack  plication.                   '                          ' as stated, in said extract?  ���������"     - RETAIL���������  uiiOAL aovkktisinq���������12 eentB per x   and'2.* Mr! 'Jardine  waspaH Cabbage, per lb ���������  75c  75c  4c  h, .^ i'.i y  _.GALL CURE  BESURE-A'ND  ���������W; V* K'W       '*,;)  Celery, head  :.. lbc to'15"  line for first Insertion, ������md 8 ������������������";������."���������   for all work done by'him which'ek  fi,r nil Hiihfetiiicnt oonsncntivo liirtfirtlons.- *" ,        , ������������������   -  affin'. copied, by $4;98G 7/" i h;*-���������amouru he .-Eggs, wholesale  ���������'  ii5c  depart-   Eggs,   rota'it ';���������'��������� ���������-'������������������'���������'    35c  vS       . ^ORADIiOMAR  Our Shlbtoolctli  tt:e   Q-overucment  -Weltlior foe nor  FRIDAY,    MARCH    17,   1911  was 'instructed'  by  the  meht's   resident  architect  at��������� Vic-'*' Butter, ' retail    ���������'-   35c   to   40c  tor.a   to do. -He  was-paid-by  tho  0   department on accounts duly cer- Someone said that'unless a jour-  tified and sent in by the resident na]ist Wfl/B trained in. England, he  architect  out ,of the general vote   did not* write the begt of Bng|ish  l������L V!^i!���������! }���������.*!* .q^l.ra^in<;SLa"'  The Colonist in del n c OMhe Canadians' Canadian journalism1 says; -  "You   know .the old  conundrum  AXLE'\GREMSE'/".  marku -KARNESS'/'OIL,   WHIPS,  . ,        ^T;���������'-,!;.i.^,. cureYcowtes,  HALTERS;/BRUSHES,:. 'SWEAT.. 'COLLARS,, and also  B][CkMQRE,S^GAEL'GURE'J'V^���������,^<'^ 'we" v<n*rahVu satisfactory  Cure for Galls. Wounds, and Sores upon animals.  ,.   - .       ���������������'.    "-- '        ...,-��������� c'v. : .w !���������. f'i1  .    W* ���������  tion  for the fiscal year 1906-9.  P. O, Box 45  Abbotsford, B.C.  '  THE    MARKET.  which asks; Which .travels tho tui-t  er,   heat   or  cold?   whereof-      the  i.������.    , answer  is; Heat', because any one  can   catch 'a' cold."  This 'is'-    not  New  Westminster, M^rch 10th  Conditions  on  the Market were' brought-<to   your  favorable   atL'on  again active this morning.    .   The tlon   this  morning,because   of its  We   are  glad,,that  the younger   ^PI^ - ���������b generallylarge, the de . 'nuVeUy, for it is by no means new  ,     '    ���������    ,         ' ���������            mand   w'-13  bl'lslc  "���������   a11  hnefi> anCl Queen   Elizabeth, doubtless' asked  memberB.oftth^Board.qfT^ qk   t<?   Oo\cil^ Romulus   pro,babl������  taking  such  .a   lively, .interest   in   standing the not' altogether satis- i;ropoundod''Vo'it'Rcinus; 'Cnlca's-  wanting the town boosted,<a-,nd wc factory   weather   conditions '  pre- tor  in all likelihood  put it up  to  are   also  glad that  the  secre  has   been ..instructed /to   write"  ���������md wo. iaiAory   weather   conditions    pre-   tor  in all likelihood  put it up  to  .'retarv. vailing'.   During" the   morning;the   l'6llu.x';''a'nd ^f'Ciiin did not *9huoL  te" the   &t,3niaeit'' Tminfe'r,'now-again'"   on   it at Abel,, it was because ha had  ,      - '' the" down-rive'i-'ruii;- uriloa,ded',l'--a'  not overheard'Adam spring it on  Post regarding.the "-Lack of,-Boost ;good quantity - Of: meat, and roots live. It- -to 'only revived, from its  ing Abbotsford" Surely..the party from the Dilta. The farmer's train" long -sleep'in-order to recilu it as  who first conceived that idea is not- from Sumas was .again lda'ded'with proof that anotl'er'ide'a'that *mnn-  a, subscriber-.of the   -Abbotsford     i-oduce* arid marketers-  ;:    /-v, kind hasMiugged to-its. breast for  '  Post -as on (referring to-our  file's      The   meat'supply' was  not"' as   uncounted -centuries,-and-for' ulrc'h  ,   , ,.   , ,,    , ,'      . large as last week,'although'1 good' He'has.taken more remedies th,\n  of ihe..paper we.f.nd that we have   .      , iV,,   -. , . ,���������������������������..<.,   ��������� ���������-.      ,f ��������� ,    . , ,.  ,    , .-.���������  1   1*    K    .  ' in comparison1 With preceding mar--'-can  well ba'counted; misi b<i dis-  "boosted;? about everything in our ketSi   Mutton  and la/mb;' were sti.il   missed   as  a   fallacy.   For Ue     it-  si.ght to .'"'the seventh heav.en" arid absent from the wholesale-1 section'1 'known thatthere are no such thing  we are positive that nothing or no- oe^  was'only a   fair supply, arid   as  colds."-''������������������     '��������� ,  '  i o y h is foun I .h ; -p. para kno Jc- ���������aI-1 oiikvtd ^Idreadilyl ������������������ Yeal wa*s   ' ��������� '   " ������'-0i _  , . ., .   .,   . fair y plentiful and ioun'd a-   reaclv ���������'  er unless we caught them at it in ,        ��������� i   ^,    ,    ��������� -   ,.   ,,     i.    ���������>     ,   - MArrcntn mTniTnTT ���������  to '      ;   '      ��������� demand.-Pork was in'best supply-   ���������'       MATbQUI COUNCIL.  which case we do not pretend...-,- to   and the demand was equal to'the'   ''   (Continued' from Pags One^  ^"turn'th'e other cheek" ..We'like to .offering.'      ���������- ���������-.      .  ..'..,..       poses.   Referred'*' to      Councilor  hear   some: one isqueal   too   when    -The; retail  depi'aih'dl,?6r'- poultry' Aish tocommuhictaewith Mr Swoid  he is hurt. was not so'brisk as formerly'There =re the aame-  ���������        '- was   rather   a   larger' supply th'an      .'From'..'Tho-s -Taylor 'ui'jnijt������r   of  r oo      ������������������    ,    .       ,    last wTeek'bu'tipnces're'niained'firrn",   publ-cworks'-stating that lhecgov-  The   edi-tor ,bf.-this.paper"-pften   and aven'a'  slight' "stiffening -was   erriment is. considering, lhe' es.tat.-,  receives inquiries regarding this dis  to    be   not'|cled; 'L;a,yi|rig Qiens .for' - lishment :of a .jrock crusher; at \ ed ���������  trict. We kno,w..of< no iiteratur.e to   stocking'purpo'se's were in' most de-' der nio'untaim'for'thc  ourpr'.seof  give intending, settlers an- idea ot   rn.and������. as is U3ual atth'Ia ''t'lme^aSTd'  supplying crushed rock to the var--  the   beautiful   climate -and  ������unny   a";^ _af ^Vjf^2^ was>asked 'ious municipaclitei8'a]ong the'line  *   and paid for (birds having-any pre- 'Of'-the B.'C.E.R.      .;    ������������������*...    ���������  da> s  of Abootsford, excepting the   pretentioris! to'cbreedirig" The ^av- ��������� ���������   ^om' ������������������ F. . Baines restatute . labor  Abbotsford   Post, 'wh:ch'"w-e   have   erage" price paid for''good layers   ,for   ������   Anderson" for 1909.   It  was  been told was very g-ood. ������* ordina-ry^stdck"'"rlari'g^e'd' frqin $12 - re'gularly moved :(and' carried' that  to  $15.". -Wholesale' *���������'-buying'     Was   the  pathmaster-O . C.   Sinclair-be  . _      ooo g0od -and balanced the 'alight fall-   authorized  to iasue ,a   receipt for  Matsqui municipality has a tleast   3"^ off ""'the retail'lde'inand"'wiih   for this work  ^    -i   i*   u  ,j ��������� ' ,������.      , tne   resi"it -ofpreventing'any   de-      **,      ,    ,     t  decided,tprhold an.a.gncultur,al-ex-  crease��������� in-prices: <'  '��������������������������� <    -   ��������� Regularly 'moved and     carried;  hibition and will to-morrow^eveh-'    PffM.r������w,jJi  iuk-   -, 'i-V,." That tlie date df'th-e<:'ouft of revis-  r.ng,   Saturday,   hold ,>' meeting   timf t S A %&������? - set ion .^^aturday/',April  15, -in the-  with  a- view of-,ele^ the- dir-' ^  wu^-jj, retail ^  .".{ ^^!? e^ Ute^^t^  ectors of the new organization. wholesaler The  Mipply >,aS:lar^ M ^fr date. ��������� That CoTTunde-  There.is no district in-the Fraser '''"    *** "-creased withjthe^arrival berg be 'authorized-to constnu-t a  Valley, .better .able-to hold a   sue-   ������f the ^ma8 train, :but the demand culvert -on" the Yale road, grade the  cessful exhibit of its products than ^^1^^������^������ ^'^ T* '^^ S7eeney ^ n0t  ..  ��������� ,.   ./.        . ,*,_ L   .       ,     pl Ct-  steady-. - to -exceed'$300, and make arrange-  to Matsqui, and no doubt the day    ��������� The' opening'.of "the'Lenten sea- ments'f or the/-slashing-and Jogging  will be looked forward to with     a   son has; increased the d^iriand "for of' appWx:{ma.tely',2'4' rbds 'on the  great deal of. interest..by -all-resi-, fish   and  this ,-^as 'probably l tlie Sinclair ��������� road.   That the-wages to"  dents,-and particularly those  who  ���������������st active de-partment of .the mar be; paid for "municipal: work until  are  in .a - position-to .display-the' ^ '^y^V1?^^1^1'1^^   fui'th/r''notice be as follows; Man'  ,    :      ,   ,     , .    - .       .  y offered was large and varied, the   and team 60 cents per hour,  products),of-the'hi,ghMands'������todthe   vendor en'deav'oririg'to'-'-me'et the "i0ne 27 1-2'cenc-s.perhour. T  LIVERY AND FEED STABLE  Having pur6has.ed.t.he. business of Mr.  W. Lyle, lam prepared to give the  best of-,satisfaction .as to prices  and  comfortable rigs. Stables open day  night to do business.,  ���������   We solicit your patronge;-  <j * in.*  9     PROP.  3,'L,^iU���������^^-j-'.'.J,.;. ii Hi.. .'.LI  nfi*ES  ass  INSURANCE  LOANS  Abbotsford Homesites  If you are looking for a home  or snappy investments  in town lots, acreage or farm  property  "' " see;"  The Pioneer Real Estate Broker of. Abhotsford  ' *  K  -1  .<  man a-  .     .   .. .       ������   -.-   r ^ -.        -hattlw  lowlands of tlus exceedingly pro- demands "at this time'l '"On'the'"re-' 7ciel-k b obstructed to write Mr.  ductive'area. ��������� g'ular'stalls;"were":dffere'd 'the"'us-' A,- Purvis to ascertain.if;.the Chilli  We would .suggest that cu Board   ual '^JPP'y of'.kMA'onV*halibut,!'ah.l   wack  train-would ma'ke! stops at  , m     ,''    '-        . " cod, arid'ihJfl'dd:t;bil fifesh sols, tea  the. Patterson road.  ,1 t" ���������"'1S  r&presentative' P^ch and sturge'ort."     '       4 The  following .yite ,W.ere passed  oi both Sumas lacndvMatsqui step in' ��������� The vegetable department was ^ "Payment; James: Owen, re-  and ask Sumas-to'join Matsqui in well filledallhough'the;variety wasr m0Vin^ windfalls, $1; Westminster  holding a fair. . It fcan "be done not Iar&^.' Potatoes'-"were plenti,- pres.3> printing,^. $29.65j\w!"Cooke,  we believe if ,gone ..about it- the ful and fo'L''nda falr demand." With- lumb<31* tor bridge $30^32��������� F. V lie-  righ.t way.   It. might .then be oos     "^   flJpi'Th '^'rSprifagV^ririera ' 'C01'd> advertising," $5.10; B. C, Ga-  ���������ii     *     -i    '   JZ 'wh0 have been'hiding th'eir-roots   '^^ advertising, $2.50: C ^A   So-  s, le o;i,duce' henr to'hold .the-aie : beg.'nning .to bring th.env in ciety-, advertising $20; Mutual'Fire  exhibition, close to<-Abbotsford. "      The price remained steady. A fair   Insurance Co., oi B . C    insurance  Is this not worth the corisidera-   <luanl'-y   of   qajrots .������jnd *turnlps   onhall, $4;. Albert Thomson   road  tion of the Board of Trade? '    were- bought inland.also a   good  "repairs,   $2;  John / Dennison' road   ooo-rr--.   ...   ,.        ^PP|y ������f Parsnips, the first of the   repairs,' $8.70; Dan Nicholson, re-  WATCH ABBOTSFORD GROW      6cason-    " '   .    "     ��������� pairing  Schroeder road, $32.50; E.  The   folio wing'were  iho  quota-   W* Kin������> roa dre,pairs,^20; U. B. C.  Hansard' is*not supposed to  be  'p;i'i>"Lh.:ng   excqpt trru'lhful.--''- "We-  ah rely'upon it as such.-  That being   the   case   the voter   of B.   C.  will   want to know  more than it  tions  WHOLESALE MEAT-  Beef, carcass   9 1-2 to     10 1-2  Bec-i,   h.ndquarters   ������������������   9,c   to  10c  Baef, forequarters   gc to 9c  ��������� ,      .   , ,, M U'i. i.on,       13c  to   14o  does  now about-how the--.public ������To������iV, "v  fui'd3 of ihe Dominion' are:-'dealt'out ���������' y-^j  to the party heelers'." It is-under-'  stood that'the'contract"with-Jar- RETAIL MEATS-  dine wasorigin.-.l y-scme-$i(,00O; and' Bjef' bfst rib roasts  the followingspeaks' for -itself ��������� -    ' ^'e!'lom " '   Mr. BERNARD;'^                           Beef, ro^d  steak   -  ��������� .     D  .        ���������    .   ' ,. , Boiling Beef v- -  1.   Referring to question and ans  xr^i  wer re John Jard.ne, set out in col-   pi,:  umn   3926  of Unrevised   Hahsard,':VMutton m".''.Z".3?"."."."..  12c   to   121-2  ��������� 15c to 18c      ji:-  -15c  to   18c  *������������������"���������������������������������������������������������������*��������������������������� 10c?  .....  ...17 to 20  -18c  to   20c  --��������� 18c to 20c  M. 1911 fee, $10; CM. C. Februar  salary $33 J30;' bounty $7; .postage  $3, $43.30; H. R. Phillips, powder,  etc., ward 2,- $6.20; V. Ferguson,  road repairs, .ward 2, ,$ub ; Total  $^13.55. '  The .cenieatery \bj(-la,w .and the  temporary loan' ,by-Xa(w" ��������� passed  ���������fi,rst and second reading. Coun.  Aish gave notice to introduce an  amendment to the statute labor  by-la,w.".'; ;Coun. ��������� Lundeberg gave  notice to introduce a wide tire bylaw.  ���������  ' .; ' /.; ".'��������� v  The meeting' then adjourned   to1  meet on April 1 at 11 o.^clock a.m.  ST. PATRICK'S DAY  . IN TH'. MORNIN;  Ye sons of Erin, so noted for darin'  Put  oh ypur best manners, be bright  . , . and be clfean,  And get yourselves ready to take  -  out 'the lady,  For  this 'is tho' day to put up the  green.  Oh! Look .at the mornin', so soft  ;'nd 'so cha.rmin',  ���������*. * * * . *  And  look at the sun, see how he  does beam, '      ',  There's no one .like Paddy,       why  shure he's the-,laddies,  Ho   bates  all  the  snow .shovellers  ever yet seen. ..     .  The bells in (the steeple, the priests  and the people,  Th y*re all m- kin' on:rry,, there's no  body glum, -......���������  The  green' they ..are -wear.in',   the  flag of old Erin,  Tne harp, and_.the shamrock,   now  Paddy is. come. , '. ,  Protestant-or Catholic, .you- should  all love St. Patrick, '-���������  vVhen he comes the sun'shines with  a   warm, ruddy lgle'am,  Danic -niuture rejoxes in thousands '���������  of voices,  She ijmnes and ..says "Voon I ii be  wearin1 the green."  Whatever the .weather, just join all  together ' . ' )  Shike hands aniibe friends and for  get old spleen, \  Your mother and daddy, old Ireland and 'Paddy,'" "   ���������  Be proud that you're Irish and put  up the green.  ���������J. A. Lampard.  Eye Sight Spscalist  t      ' ' -   l\.--*,*-:.>   .���������:���������:      .  Manufacturing Optician  Does the  Finest Optical' Work.:   ���������  '  Medical men and others pay tribute'to his skill.    ���������;'���������'  793 GranvilW St:-'.'.-���������    ..yanoouvcr  ABBOTSFORD, B.C.  .!" V '1 '  .') :"  HARRON BROS.  Embalniers and Funeral Directors;  Vancouver, Office  and  chapel���������^  1034 Granville; St.,     Phone 3486  North Vancouver,        Office     and  "chapel���������116 2nd st. Phone 134  White Leghoriis-. .  Pure bred (single' comb);  SettiiigCcan^e^  .'"���������'���������    - ���������....-':"! ���������:������������������> t-.W .-���������-,������������������.1,-1 ���������''���������������������������  ���������;?���������-.'en.  For particulars,  Apply as above.  N    IS  :-.^.K  rngmmmum 4/  THE ABBOTSFORD lOSt, r .ABBOTSFORD, B. (j.  sa?r  i *  .FOR SALE-r.Carload of Seed Oats  from' Manitoba.. -Ajpply, t������ Peter  lluckerby,   Abbotsford, B. C.  re  1������'. i  \,. j Mcelroy a< Co.  LIQUORS, , VVINES  AND V,GIGARS  OF THE BEST QUALITY  iass  Cp^.,;Essendene Ave., and Oscar.St.,.  , CITY  u-ih -.-  ������������D������:  -M  :������BDtt  UU-.  ���������ABBOTSFORD; B;.C  ������.m,.  .-:>-:. "U  1. Strictly "first-class in every-, respect. ..'vThejbar -'is  stocked with the best of wines, liquor and .cigars,  '���������Vi  RATES,  $1.50 TO  $2.00  PER  DAY  ��������� > \.  m H.--"FREEMAN",  m������BB=?s        n i    , - ��������� "    ���������  ������i**.A.^S*i^    *   ���������-.    *.  -    Oi.-'."iO'f ���������  PROPRIETOR  ���������^���������^���������^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������JM3  f  A. SO  ������*������ -���������<���������..���������  V Pi 0. Box 58  f  ' '  T  T-  T  t-  y  t  Y  f  ���������!������������������  I ���������  T  T'  T  T  ���������  Telegram-Sunnier, Abbotsford. B. C.  Phone Central T  T  t  T  T  T  argaiiT  cash  y  Balance as rent $15 per month till paid.  f  T  f  T  7  T  T  T  CHURCH SERVICES  - fflBBBR  Sunday. <  S.,School "ever,v Sunday'at 2.30.  ABBOTSFORD P08T0FFICE  Presbyterian,  Church--Rev> . r   [^  Campbell, B. A., B.D.. pastor;  ���������    Abbotsford, ,11 "a.m. and 7x30 p.m. '���������  Upper, Sumas, May.-29,jand.eyery  alternate .Sun.d<ay. at 3 p.m.    ,  C. E., We.dnesflay; a* 8 p'.m..  -    Sunday School.at 3 p. m._  Methodist Church-,., ,    ,  ���������   Sunday School 10 a. m.  Presbyterian    Church���������Rev,    A.    D.  oft..,      .-.,..*������] ,-iJ..  .;,  i, .  Alder.  .   i   -. .>"'. '.i ���������> :\j , '.<���������.;������������������   ( , -j  Mount Lehman, 11 a.m.  Pine Grove, 7J30 p.m.  Grlenmore, 2jJ0    ,  CHURCH     OF    ENGLAND-ST.  'MATTHEW'S-Rey.   C.   F.   Yates,  v.car-pro-tem.-.. .   ,,.. .,   '���������  Aobotsford Services severy Sunday  at 11 a.m. and 7.30 p. m.  Holy Communion every.alternate honest-sny they .pay? On my travels on behalf of institute work all  over ��������� the country I 'am able to  see poultry kept under all condU-,  ions, and I must admit that my  aston'shment is not so much". Hunt  .  ���������   the  "birds   do   not   pay,  but'that  '   * '    i.      < r\ J***- J ���������< 'fill '" 1  *"    1 t ' IV* , ���������*  Office lioui'H from 8 a. mi 'to 7 'p':lm. '"    they exist at .all under the condit-  'No 314, Mail train'fromrVancouver 'ions in which they are kept'.  ,  and east due"8;07.   v'''f '"']','"'    ;     At'the present time poltrykeep-  lSo 307;Mlal train from States due   '"ns: is looked upon usually as     a  6'*J3.       ,,;', .     ".',,'  ."        .     chore, and only..,worth sths atlen-  Trai,n No. 314 _sbuthv bound due at  tion of th.? .children!or perhaps the  *. 8;07 ; "No 308 due at 17:27r  L''"  '" farmer's   wife;" I ,hawe"* seen  hen  Train; N*^ 307; jQorthrbound d(ue at houses-nearly a, foot deep in ma-  6;53; No 313 due.at^lS:22."; " nure, ondin brie 'case was told r.]*a^  (-Gj^eat Northeifn���������goings .north, at  farmer's   wife was of  course -not  6;20; jping; south'aT'jjlK'^".;'-'   VJ   strong  enough tpdo the pleaiiing  , Ma.ii-for Upper^Sumasjevei'y'xMonday'/_ou't'and 'the "boss" would not be  Wednesday, and. Saturday,^ 1 p' "in:";   '** bothered   with   doing  it,  and  yet  I Mall-for'Peardonville every Tuesday" the'same man- to" dm e-that poultry  and.-Saturday, l.p.-"m-.- t  _._ ., .-.,;'..'v'",".",' anyhow, h:s, would-not pa\-'    His  , M:ail' for A-"dergro_ve, .Shortr'eed,' .birds would"have paid had he giv-  anfd Otter,'every; Tuesday, Thurs-  .en-them even ordinary-care a not-  day and Saturday;at l^p.m. "        . ,   attention.   The , majority \of   far-  '-j:���������* ���������":.' ���������~l.���������  ^.������������������; mersin this-western country-who  .keep a   few birds, seem quite con- *  tent to-get.a   fe'w.'eggs .when Lhe\  are   cheap'and  do."not. as  a. rule  trouble ' to, f:*vn"d ,out  how  to   get  >?ST������S in the winter when they are'  worth the selling.  ! j There a re   three  'reasons 'to  h-'i  winter slarts so'mowhore dur-  :ng thi������. first week of November as  a   rule,   From   experience,  it has'  b.���������>('!��������� found Hint Hie hatching sea  son���������forogg -production���������should be'  A- PRACTICAL  TALK ON HENS|  Ir may Well ,be asked, why it is  that "the  poltry indus'lryis insuch'f  i- li  nn elementary state in the North  W'e.st? Unfortunately. ho.wever ^ over by May 15th. a-nd personally  such,'is thee case, and one can o,n'ly ^1 . try to get the first hatch out by  wonder how it is that such a paying business nR poultry keeping is  .'ji'"owod to drift along i'n'th'q same  o'd wnv 3a it did in lj,mes orone by  ��������� esnecially when we hnvc so many  sources of- information, both from  Mnopf !j>p,i pmiltrv- lr.>������>T)orM !'nd th-*  d'f fercnt agricultural' colleges- .of  the Dominion. That poultry keep  in<r, eiMier in a sjn^I' or a large  w,yi ������'("' I", "'^.ving /lousiness -has  been proved time and a^ain, and  yet, how few who keep them can  BUSINESS   DIRECTORY. OF  ,      -   ABBOTSFORD...   .     .  t  General Stores r- v   ,',  Authier. BroB.'-  ' D. W. Turnbull.  McPhee -& Kerr.      ,   ,''  ' *���������'    -    J   -' '1>'   ���������- vn., _vti w>  Hotels��������� ' ' ;  .  Abbotsford Hotel, H. Freeman,.Prop.  Commercial-, McElroy & Co'.  .   Real' Estate��������� ,, ^.,   s ,r  ,.-,-��������� -   -  ' J. W. McCallunV'  '*"*_   't.   "..  '  ,' \C. A: Sumner & Co.    ���������',-..  \ i ;Bernau; &;'Husband,   .'-,,..-   .  ' ;j-j  J: 'McPhee,-.        '.*'-���������     '  ���������-.AiictioTieers-2-   ������^,-,'t ... ���������'   -,    ,   ,'  '"J; W." MeCallum '".--���������        ' ������������������  FEED STORED;'  ''" - i  ,   J.' J.;" Spar tow. /.-  i  Creamery��������� ".'.������������������  ;:   i."l ���������     .I'll''ii;     ���������'-������������������:���������     ' -.,���������>    -,  H. A. Howe; Proprietor.-'   -  Hardwareand'Fiirhiture���������,  . .i* j i) i j-.-"' -!; i -  H.  Alanson.j, ������������������"- *��������� ���������"   ��������� '  . Butcher'sf-''"'''   L\'. v-'''     . ���������.: ''       -���������  '"'  -;}'���������   ' '���������in-' r1-' 'It    c  :A. M. Kmg. '  *������--.,     -.      ,  Livery Stable���������'  .     \V.  Lyite. %      . 'f'"   ,  ' Baker and Confectioner���������^'  L. Legaoe. "'  ' HBS.TA*EJR^NT-r' '  ""  ��������� Conrad Andersen.  Shoemakers���������" '   " ���������  M. Hauser:'" !::   ;    ������' ���������  Board of f radfc^- J   '"'       ; ; ���������"��������� ';'''  J. "W." MfiCall'um'' 'Secretary.  Blacksmith���������  .Stanley Ausneau.  my  Hie end of March. These Tjirds  then, if properly cared for, usually start 'Iny'-ng -before the win  ter real'y sets in.- I aho find that  ihe carl'er hatched chickens giTow,  f-istor and are stronger than those  h"lrh<?d   biter. .  As 'to winter feeding, this is per-  linps lhe secret of winter eggs. If  the birds ars, not fed so -as io mule?  ' up for what they are unabIc*to get  ow'nu,"  to  iho snow covering the  ground and the lack of'insect Me-,  it then becomes nearly impossible  to get eggs atall, anyway in paying   numbers.   If fane   open������   the-  crop   of  a   ibiird ait  largo  during  the isummor months, he will   find  'that   it  is composed  of    insects,  green Stuff and grit,  and unless  they have had an opportunity of ,  going where grain has been spilt,  ' or  left about, the crop does not  contain a1   large amount of grain  >->r iseeds, but insects -of all sorts  and-green food. ,It becomes there  fore- necessary, during winter  to  make up their loss in sc.,oe way or  another, and this can only be done  by  the feeding of .cabbage, turnips, .mangolds; or cut'cTover hay  'for,green food, while the loss     of  insect food must ;b eraade up by  the giving of moat in some form,  ,  which can be done by'feeding beef  scraps or meat meal.   These have  to   be bought I   am  aware,     but  without tham you cannot got eggs,  ancl without-eggs you are keeping  '  your birds through the winter with  .out any return at all.   ���������'  ,   There  are (many further factors ���������  wh'ch  are used by the successful  ��������� poultry keeper but the above are  some of the most important for the  production  of epgs.      Have then,  j - -. : i -  Sarber and Pool Room���������  I  - i  Jos..,Sanderson.  G. Isenbr.  Toba&co and Novelties������������������  J. V. Means.  Doctor-r-       r' ^ ���������  T. A. &wift:   '-.-:-  SADDLSRY  and KaBDVV'ARE-  ��������� < J".-' 'J. Ge'rnaey; ��������� ���������  MERCHANT  TAILOR.      .  T. C. Cooffan.  SCRVEYORS    *   ���������  Henderson-and Taylor.  ABBOTSFORD1 DRUG STORE.  MUSIC TEACHER- "' '  Miss Alice Steed.  .   .   , .     ,, ,    im       .     .   .        good stock, grod honsps, pnd early  .mind, why the (productionof winter - ,.���������,;. ,,,   v,-   1l.   ,   r-,   ���������,    ��������� ,,  ���������   * .       ,   '.���������.���������-.     v-.   ���������.     '..,.<       *'*'lchtid   b-rds   and   if   all  poultry.  ear.ecs is talmpst  (an  jm.possimnty -  -  with .most farm'ers;.op^poultr,y,keep  era, viz; Poor 'stock, poor housing  and late hatched chickens,1'each  . one of-which'alone is quite enough  " to -.prevent winter eggs."Then ��������� as ,  an".extra reason one may Veil add  ignorance in feeding..        '->.'  i- -���������  ;   I   remember, a   case., whicH. happened to -me not-. Jong ago -when   a .,  fi"rrriPr   I   k.h^w   called   nn   me   (>)  ask me to have a , look'at his, birds  .something he said was, wrongwitb  ithem'  as though he  had 150 hens  ;he   never had /an  eg^c.   On  going  over to see his flock t*->e fi; s-'- thing  that me me . was  a   cock���������an old  timer, iso old that he could hardly  ws'k, ?nd with iet'e";y krioWn breed  of fowl in his blood, a   mongrel o/  of   the worst,sort!   I   pointed out  to my friend that the first thing to  improve; ..matters, laaiyhow, in the  future, was vtp. .wriing the neck' of .  the o'.d Methuselah.   Induce hfm to  'do anything of,the kind, he inform'  ed me that the bird had been in  tka fiimily for ye'n and they lii-od  to   see  him' about.   I   mentiored  that  I   knew some  one., who had  some ,good males for sale at $5.00 ,  each; the reply to this was, OrcAt  'S'cott, " $5?. Why  I   canget     'any  ���������keeping   will   bear   thrvsc      three  th'np-s in mind   we-'shall hear less,  of   the  importation  of��������� eg������-s from>  Russia, by reason of the/fact that,  we .shal Ibu able to supply our ownf;  people-with our own produce.���������T.V  Pott,   Qu'Appelle,' Sask.-, in Manitoba Free'Press.,   \  .��������� ooo  1'  ���������'"���������    PRAYER OF-THE HORSE.  (Ti-Piislatod from the Swedish) '���������'.  \  To   Thee,   My .master, I offer my., '  Prayer; Pped 'nr* andtakecare of  m\ ' Be kind to m-*. Do ro' jerk me  v-'th the reains; do not whip me  when going up hill,        "' .  Never strike,. beat .or. .kick -,me  when I*' faii. to understand, what  you want of me, give.me a chance  to understand you. Watch me,  and if I refuse to.do your bidding  see if .there . - is noting .wrong  .w"'h-my harness.   _���������   ,  Do not give me-too,heavy-loada "  never hitch me where -water will  drip on me. Keep me well tshqd;  Examine my teeth when I' fail .to  -eat; I may have an ulcerated  tooth. That you know, i|s ;very  painful. I am' unaible to tell you  in   words   when  I   am  sick;      so  quantity of good birds at 30 cents .*watch me, and I will try to tell  each !������   This  nxan, I- need hardly    you by signs.  pet me sometimes; I enjoy it  * and I   will learn to love you.  Protest me in summer from heat  ^^#^i^#������*##*^������**=a:*^*::������:#**#  ���������J.', i  CQfclCG  % : ABBOTSFORD,   BAKER  Bread, Buris, Kisses,  'Cream Puffs *'"'  Wedding Cake a Specialty, .  ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  say, would never -make his birds  pay with such ideas.   ,  Most of the poultry in this country are left to shift for themselves  in- the .way of housing; youfind  them in stables,' pig stye?, cow  ���������stables, 'sometimes with no house  at all.' :An expensive building is  not necessary for the housing     of  -poultry,  neither is .artificial  hr-at.  All they require is a   roomy he use  draught proof, dry a.nd good venti  .latipn with plenty of light. ., deled to this they should have p'enty  of clean straw on the ground ��������������������������� her  they may get exercise scratching  for the grainwhich should be fed  in   this  litter.  The'," question  of  early  or  late  j| hatched chickens is an important  . one. . To those who hatch chick-  ens out in June and July and fr-x-  pectthe." pullets'tp lay the follow  + ing. winter, I, may [say it is almost an impossibility for them to  do so in this country, where the  in winter weather, and never put  a frosty bit in my mouth, but hold  it in your hands a   moment first.  I carry you, pull you, wait patiently for you long hours, day  or night. I cannot tell you when  I am thirsty, give me clean, cool  water, often in hot weather.  Finally when my strength is  gone, instead of turning me over  to a human brute to be tortured  and starved, take my life in .the  ���������easiest and quickest way, and your  God will reward you jn this life  and in Heaven, if you ever get  iho-i-e.   Amen.  All knowledge is lost which ends  in knowing, ,for (every truth we  know is a candle given us tpwork  by. Gain <all the knowledge you  can���������and then usq it for the highest purpose. , ,  .{ ::y;..'':*;-/''  FOUR  THE ABBOTSFORD POST,       ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  \  CARLOAD ��������� OF CARRIAGES  HIST   ARRIVED  " A nice little "Cart with room for two  '     for :......:-.. .$35    ���������  . Al   Top   Buggies,   leather tr������������������^  for ....������ ��������� '��������� JiUO  First-class Market Wagons, two seats,  for ..'.-��������� ��������� $110  These prices are right for such goods and you  should call and inspect before purchasing elsewhere  H. ALANS  i  CBaBBHEBSB������  When You are Trying the New  i ' *  Electric Road Gall on Us  Singer Sewing  Machines,    Victor Gramophones,  Edison Phonographs, and all the latest Records  always, in stock.    Largest collection qf Records  ' in the Province. ���������    ���������  i  o NOTE THESE PRICES'  Victor No. 1, $31,   Victor No. 2, $42.  Victor No: 3, $50, VictorNo. 4L$63  Victor Victrola, Oak and Mahogstny, 250;  dison Phonographs  from 19.50 to 250  We have Violins, Mandolines,':Guitar's,'' Banjoes, all prices to suit all pockets, Sheet Music,  in fact everything found in a:'firstclass Music store  You are welcome whether, you'buy, or not.  -call and see us.when you are in ������owri.  J.'H. TODD'S   Music: House  419 Columbia Street, New Westminster,; B. C: ���������  TO RUSH WORK AGAIN  , ,o���������'   It is reported on very good authority that, the .Great Northern  :;*2tend 'starting, in' full force at  th|^ beginning >.qf'April to finish  their through line,.from the east  to Vancouver via Abbotsford. Sev  eral of the oa/mps have been work  ing all along- during the winter  but.'many-hundred more men will  be employed in the near future.  This should make our already busy  town more busy.   ^ooo   Mr. and -Mrs. J. A. McGowan 'entertained a few ' friends at six  o'clock  dinner Tuesday evening.  ' Don't ��������� forget .the grand concert  uu "Wednesday night the . 22nd:  There will .be'fco'me first-class sing  oro from''Vancouver .and Westminster. 'See   the, posters.  LOST-Irish" Water Spaniel,  Jirown,: "Hammond, Saamch^ written, on the-collar. A suitable Toward will-,be.given to the party  giving "information leading Lo toe  recovery of the dog to D. MoLag-  an, Clayburn, B. C.    -.  ���������'������������������ooo-1   LICENSE LEGISLATION    ���������  "i  ooo���������:   . By an amendment of i.h-3 Muni  cpial' Clauses Act just adopted by  th*' British Columbia government  the -'statute'*in-question governing  incorporated'towns and'cities with  the exception of Vancouver and  >g.ew We'stm:.nster^which operate  under;Special Charter-saloons will  ce.a-se to'e'xist-'in this, Canadian pro  vlnce from and lafter January 1,  i-91-i.' "Present holders ,of .saloon  licenses who reconstitute their pre-  mises" as standard hotels' with not  fewer' than thirty guest rooms each  will be entitled under this new law  to substitute "hotel licenses upon  recommendation of the license inspector. .'���������-'.. '  & MBiW1  SOCIAL AND PERSONAL  Miss Margaret Miller from Al-  dergrove i's>i3i'.m,g-<thev sister, Mrs.  Harold McKinnon.   ooo   Miss Clark from Lytton'is visiting her brother (Mr. "George Clark  Mrs. J. Wl McCallum as visiting  friends  in Vancouver. '^    . ������._  ���������'Dr.' Swift .spent .a few days in  Westminster this week.  '  - "���������    ���������: ooo   -. Mr. Ly*e has left for the old  country,   on  a   visit.  - . .OOO :���������  ' M'ss Roberts spent a few days  last week "(n Vancouver and . at  Howe Sound on "a visit to her  parents. h   ooo   Mrs. J. J. Sparrow who is visiting friends in Kam'.oops will V.e  home the early ,part of the week.   ooo   Tlie "school board will hold their  next meeting on Tuesday evening  _��������� ooo���������   Constable Black is in Vancouver  on   a   week's holidays.   ���������  Mr. Rummell, superi^tnedent of  the electric.light company was in  Abbotsford   on  Thursday.  ��������� ooo  '  Mr. J( W/ Mo'CalVum ^returned  from Vancouver on Wednesday evening.   :      :���������''..; -   ';,/���������: '    ���������- ;'  ;������������������������������������������������������-.._ ooo '.'..'"���������  Mr. H. A. Howe spent Thursday  in Vancouver.   ooo   Mr. A. Tretheway ispent a few-  days   in Chilliwack this  weeki  .  Messrs  Lindsay  Russell  and   E  B. de la friruday were in town yesterday on business.-   ooo   Tho Canada' Power Company are  -���������(-." h's, ; lie wires from Sumas  and Huntingdon northward and  there is considerable talk of very  good light at a cheap rate. We  who live in Abbotsford cria certainly appreciate anything along  "liiaC "line. ��������� . ���������';������������������;   ooo .'       -.--.  The ties are .being' delivered on  the Canadian Northern rightr-of-  way north of the C. P. R. track, pre  paratory to layilng. Mr. .Tierney  Lhe ' contractor, says .the .-grading  is abouc completed, while the rock  work is also .about finiished.  . Dont forget the concert oh the  22nd The programme commitcae  expect to have four soloists from  Vancouver, the Champion Juvenile  Dancers from Westminster. Also  other outside talent. It is hoped  to be the fiwellest concert ever held  in Abbotsford. ll Proceeds are for  the Presbyterian church.  ��������� ooo������������������.'.  Mf.'D. McLagan of Clayburn has  lost  a   valuable Irish*Watei Span-  ><'e-J, and would be pleased to <hava  any   information that Willi -aj 1o  the   dog.   See Advertisement.  ��������� -000������������������  TO BUILD BIG HOTEL ���������  Messrs McElroy Bros have the  architect figuring out the plans  for a targe hotel. . The new build  :ng will be in all probability about  60 xio# and three stories high. The  ���������building will be completed before  Christmas.   This   shows  enterprise  FOOLED THE HOGS  A commercial traveller driving  from .town-^to -town" thro the p.ne  woods "of Florida saw a drove of  emaciated razor-back hogs rushing' wildly from tree to tree He  halted at-the palings of a 'crack  er's" home, and asked a woman  .in a' sunbonnet .what was the  matter with the Jswine. "Well,,you '  see,"' t'he������ woman ' explained, ''my  old man 'is deaf and dumb, and  when'he wanted to call the hogs to  their, swill he learned them to come  when h.3'tapped,on one of the trees  It worked all-right when they first  got learned, ;but now" them woodpeckers is making (the poor things  run. their legs off"  '   THE FIRST ADVERTISEMENT  From an old newspaper in the  British Museum';  According to common report  the fixst was brought from Holland in1'1666. The first announcement- by a trader of am article for  sale'is" by-a. seller oftea in 1658  .which wasr at the time aih evident  rarity and needed the approval of  the physician to tempt the timid to  try it.  "That excellent and by all  Physicians-approved China Drink  called- by- the Chineara Tcha Tch-a  by other Nations Tay alias Tee, is  is.so-d at the Sultaness Head Co-  ���������nhee-House, in Sweetings Rents,  by the  Royal 'Exchange, London"  This ad. appeared in a newspaper of the period called Mercurs  Politicus  on  September 30,  1658.  This is', undoubtedly the earliest  announcementpf this new famous  beverage. Mentionof a Cophee-  house shows that the sister stimulant,'coffee, was also making its  way.   ���������,'���������;-'      ;-:";  From such' modest beginnings  come the huge trade in tea now  donein  Great   Britain  and her  daughter!nations in which large  fortunes have 'been made and in  which fleets of ships plow, the sea.  ���������From Curiosities of Advertising  by   L.   J.   Seymour.  He is not worthy of the honeycomb that shuns the hive because  the bees have stings.  C0M-lNAT0.TDi:C0VB3GD  (From cFr'aser Valley Record)     -  ���������'ine    lung   sought   for   co.nu.na-  r'-on  harness trace, which is     com  .Wd   of   a    flexible   elocl       wire  cable and leather has been invea-  ed ' It is well known that the wire  cable has been used in many ways  for   a   harness  trace,  although- it  appears some of the methods did  fairly well but failed in one-or two  minor parts, which'Captain Walton  and J   H. Lawrence-after learning  the   weak'points, of   former  wire  traces  have claimed to have.surmounted all-the difficulties in this,  vespo-at.   They   have , "secured   the,  r>ht   of  patents  for   Canada ana  United   States. Knowing .they  have a good thing they intend to  manufacture the trace on a . large  scale; or possibly sell the patent.  So far practical horsemen and the  teamsters pronounce.it the coming  harness trace. Any .one .wi-shing  to test the trace for light or heavy  work should write these two inventors at Mission City, who will  t is understood furnish a, .pair of  traces with the understanding that  ue p'.cct3 may .be brought back  Jerc is a chance to test a'strong  cheap trace.  Religion is (the 'best armor, but  ,he   worst  cloak.  Whenever you see want end misery and degredation in this world  then be sure either-industry has  been- wanting or industry has been  'n error. ' ^  Matsqui \ Hotel  .MISSION CITY. B.C.  This hotel- makes' a  specialty of ���������  home-like comforts for Commercial  Travellers.     Comfortable   sitting-  room and   best   of  hotel  service  Cuisine Unexcelled.        ���������   "i.-  Rates: $1.50 to $2 per day  W. T. LUCAS, Proprietor  '   FOR-SALE .  Apple Box 58    Abbatsford, B. C.  A good useful 'team weighing 5625  pounds.    Pric?e $350. ^ '  Grey Team' weighing 3,100' lbs.  Waff on   and  Harness,   prico  $600   '���������  ���������>-" -v      - f.~  Fine Bay Team, weight ?,o:o#\*g ������  7'and 8, Harness, Wagon,, Box <?nd  Logging Chain ^nd Ra^k. Price" $700  28 sheep and 14 lamb? in f:ro on  dition.   Cheap. ,^__  ���������A Three year old Heifer, fresh in  Price '$10. A   snap ' ..  A f'ne grand piano In excellent  condition. Price $150, 1-2 cash. A  bargain.  A set of heavy harness, hand  sown in firstclass condition. Sacrifice   priced $25  k new "Williams sewing machine,  almost new, all fittings,   trice $30  A fine/ saddle horse, quiet to  ride or drive.'Cheap.  Painting, Sign Writing  '-- Gener'al repair work   ;  J. E. PARTON  Abbotsford        -        B- G-;;  Good Storage Room for"  '-, '   Furniture.  Henderson t Taylor  (Associate   Members Can.   Soc. C. E.)  Civil Engineers  R. A. HENDERSON  B. C. LAND   SURVEYOR  Offiec. next P. O. P. .6. Box I 1  Apply Box 58 Abbotsford B. C.  ���������   Single;   light wagon.   Must      be  cheap.  A   good  cow, fresh, (must be    a  good milker, not over $50.  CANADA'S  Greatest Nurseries  Want   a ' ^���������eprese'n'tative      for  MISSION CITY,  B. C.  and surrounding district  The reliability, healthy condition  of our stock as well'as truehess to  name must be'appreciated by the  Public or they would not have  helped us to increase our business  yearly since 1837J the date of our  establishment.   ���������'  .   Our firm's   name lends  prestige  to our representatives.  Complete line of Nursery SStock  for SSpring 1911.  Write   for   full  particulars.  STONE & WELLINGTON  The Fonthill Nurseries.  Advertise' in The  ..>'   '��������� POST    :  WANTED. TO PURCHASE  Forty   acres- improved  farm   in  the Fraser Valley, with or without  house and buildings, convenient to  station or  landing.   Apply     to J.  H.   Smith, -Straiton, :B.   C. '     for  full   particulars, " first  letter.  $������  *^.������ *������ j* i  ��������� VfW'''    -J**/���������i������-J  i  nimr,,.w"i.niH|a all1!! ^  ���������"<������������������������������!���������������������"r������������������.(��������� c \ '

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