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 *&A  \ ���������.xi^u*'*fl  i  -3T ������     ���������*  5   ������'i ���������'������. .  ^  * . HEN v -  .<���������**"  is mcori  gfc<1 ii   * n i ���������_  ���������/-i/'.���������'���������  4vThe Huntingdon Star"  khi. XXII., No. 25  4BB0TSF0RD. B, C. :f}u&AY, NOVEMBER  11, 1921.  $1.00 per Year  s  assail"  THE  y^^tiUR BJiANDS ARE-  THE BEST  Is Started  0  tho.  and-  Ogilvie Flour  Leckie's Shoes  Slater's Shoes,  Gossard Corscls, etc.  StockMp in Flour and Rolled  Oats at the present low prices.  ~rVDESrvSzp?T-  ���������Tel." 16  CbUnCll ApOlogizeS -  prlCe (given verbally) 6f .$4 per ,olc  . . *.  .���������,., T4^TJjj������.LiSjiJf������Q^a-s^t0T getting the.Jpples'..onftUe:r������adx  :r;-  ... *������~d ������lV-������*UaieH C6uncirstated -friat'the-price was for  their complete' erection.  A compromise was rerdied by the  ^MATSQUI,     Nov.      8.  ��������� Matsq; i  ;.Co'uricil~noeeting on Saturday was .as  busy"as'-a- court of    law    -with a full  calendar.    The hall was as crowded  >as/at nomination day  by ratepayers  'seeking, favours or demanding settlements "and concessions.    Heading    a  ^strong -delegation,    Mr.  A. W.    Fin-  Jay  "explained    the    difficulties    of  ;fegress-from  the extreme    southeast  icorn'erof'the municipality. Six land-  ^Svn.er.'T'are 'dependent for their out-  fl&tjpn'-a coad-^   allowance    that    lies  .-.Between  the municipalities of Mat.*-  ;;q'ui- and Furnas.    It was    discovered  -that, the best road for "these    people  '"is-,out towards Huntingdon  through  : Sumas vproperty. ���������   A  resolution  was  /passed,   therefore,  askings the  reeve  -Vafid a councillor, of Sumas    to meet  "the reeVe and a councillor of   .Mats-  .ctui on-^the ground, and  there find a  , ^solution.    Armed with  this    resolution  the    delegation     rushed  off  Lo  /.Sumas,  where  that council  was    in  '���������'se'ssion/.juid .obtained their    consent  'Ho ...the'.'jj&eq&jpig. ,  ,:M������fiaJP"s: .'Sullivan and - ��������� Ashcroft  ;eame from exactly the opposite cor-  j'.tfer of the "municipality, obtaining  "; their request'to the extent of a $50  .'^appropriation for the clearing out  ' "of-a .portion of the old River road.  "Seeing that the Downes.road    me-  \anglers'' around the stumps and-logs  ' pf-;.Mr. L. Murphy s property, he was  :of-(he-'opinion  that it might just as  '���������will keep within the    right of    way.  >. as Vine stumps were no thicker there  than anywhere else    and he    could  then fence in his own stumps. Cou������.  Benson    agreed      to    go    over   the.  '<��������� ground.  The Beaver River    Lumber    Company,  wishing to haul shingle  bolts  to Mount Lehman    along the Denni-  .   son road, will he required to put. In  security for $.100 to insure the council" against road damage.  , Owing to an. error in    survey!    a  ' previous council    sold a fir tree for  .firewood which, it is now seen,    belonged to the property owner. Mr. T.  P.  Wilson  of   ��������� the    Riverside road,  Clayburn, who agreed at this    meet-  ; ing to    accept $5 in    compensation  ;w"hich   the   council   received.  B. C. E. It.   Promise,  Matsqui prairie    will    be    floodpd  ; '.kgain in the New Year, this time   by  'electric  light.     Mr.  C.  Rummel, the  engineer,   seeking   final     definitions  paying $o per    pole,  $7o in  The-suliscription'obntest ; for  Post-started, oil.. .Sajtji relay' last  .quietly- a,,���������.number.';6j 'subscriptions  have been, taken-ami the following  young ladies.-have D'&e'n' awarded, so  far, the number -of-.���������'/���������votes opposite  tlrbir name: . "...v^-  District    No..,l���������North of the    Yale  Road and west of 'Riverside Road:  Margaret   Ilutchi'soh    .....:....  500.0  Dorothy'  Lee ,.....'....':   600i.  Margaret Gillen' ....,....:   7000  Thelma Taylor.;....;..-..^....... 9000  District No.-.2'��������� East"-of Riverside  Road and-North'of'Yale Road:'  Annie   M'cCrimruon   ..-.:   G00"  Isabel  McPhee ...'..,::.-.: :.-..  o'lfiO  Irene King ..'..".,:/..-.���������....; -. 5000  Lillian, Ball   (Clayburn)      7000  :.District 'No. -$���������'South of Yale  Road and "east,of.'' Huntingdon Road  flower): '-������������������ <-   ���������'-'  Ina Fraser .........'"-.i.-...:^.   -Margaret    McCrimmon     I'Eva Loney ' :-.:::.':ri::   'Jennie    Good  ..r..np.i:&.l..-.i-..^..,.. 5000  District. No. :.4-trEast of    Huntingdon Road and south of Yale Road:  ���������May' Wilson ���������. '....'. ^.... 5000  "Daisy  Stadey,  ���������...'..;, :  7000  nllsie   McConley ;....!:....  5000  Hazel   Curtis   ...vv:.i:;.-.i.:.:   5000  ^���������������Ne^t:;weOT^e--^nt!Birt--:to~'",publislI  the names and ;humber of., votes up  to date.     Further  -particulars    and  subscription books may be had from  Mr. A. McCallum. :  ���������<  Be sure to leave number of vote?,  with Mr. McCallum on Thursday evening next for Friday's paper.  PERSONALS  Mr.  and  Mrs.  Wm.   Campbell  and  family of New Westminster and Miss  Todd  of Vancouver spent the  weekend as the guests of Mr. and Mrs. A  Mclnnis'.   ��������� .        ,  .-Mrs. Joe King of Vancouver visited. Mr. and Mrs. J. Van'etla on Sunday.  . Mrs. Barrett entertained the ladies  A meeting of the Women's Auxiliary to the Matsqui-Sumas-AbbotS'  ford Hospital will be- held on . Wednesday afternoon, November 16t.h,  at ii'i). m. in the Bank of Montreal  Chambers. All ��������� women of the districts are requested to attend as this  will  be an   important meeting.  ���������  \V. C. T. U. HOLMS' VERY  1N T10 R RST1 Nfi  ������fK ETTN (i  meeting of the'Women's Chris-  of the Embroidery Club on Tuesday  tian Temperance  Union-was held ,In  atternoon,  November  8th.  Mr. and Mrs. F. Currie and child--  6000  ."���������'(I'M)  5������>0i>  council  all.  Turning their    interests    towards  charity,  the council will purchase a  poppy wreath for their only soldier's  grave..   Councillors    reported  many  sacks of apples, potatoes and carrots  collected  for the  Children's Aid  So-      _     .������������������.., ^  cjety . . On All-Saints   Day,  A  widow    with    three     children <*at St ,Paul'.s ?hu/<ln'.  PRIEST���������BOWLBY  whose appeal has been turned down  by the Mothers' Pension Board, because her husband did not die in  British Columbia, sislti.d the council  to endorse her request for a pension,  as'her husband had lived in the province 23 years. She had been here  18 years, and all the children wert  born here. . She stated that her condition is "desperate, as she is unable  now to earn money. Seeing that her  husband only went to Nova Scotia  on a visit for six months, and died  there," the reeve thought her case  should be considered and agreed 'o  write privately to the minister.  Apology Due,  Turning, to reports of committees,  the councillors unanimously agreed  that an apology from tuem was due  to the ladies of the Clayburn Institute and should be forwarded at once  by the clerk. A committee had be������n  appointed at the last meeting to join  these ladies in an inspection of the  Hazelwood cemetry grounds. The  day appointed was very wet, the men  shirked the weather, but seven ladies  kept the appointment undaunted.  The clerk, in asking forgiveness,  will beg the ladies to set their own  date this time, and the men will not  fail them.  Conu. Benson suggested that the  council should demand that all future  subdivision plans show their proposed roads in profile. These roads  on plans look beautifully level and  smooth, in actuality they may run  over unnlimable hills or go '.hrough  impassable bogs, and a little detour  may save much cost and labor. The  sugestion   met  with  November 1.  the marriage  was solemnized-of Miss .Stella Bowl-  by, formerly of Toronto,'and Rev. A  Harding Priest, B. A.    rector of Ab  botsford,  B.  C, and .formerly of .-St.1  George's    Church,    St.    Catharine"?  Ont.    The service was " read by Kc\  H. G.    King,    M.-A.,    rector    of    St  Paul's Church,    assisted.'by Rev.- i\  H. Jackson, M. A., 'of ,'St:    George'?  Vancouver, an. overseas-friend of th  groom.  The bride, who wore her-' travelling costume of navy broadcloth, With  hat to match was given away by Dr  James' E. Black,. at whose home r-  reception was ' held later. Before  taking up their residence at tire rectory, Abbotsford,.'Mr. and Mrs.-Priest  spent a brief honeymoon in Victoria-  Both the bride and groom have a  long record of overseas service, the  bride having been in France for mor'j  than three years-with No. 7 C. H .G.  while the-groonrserved as chaplain  with the Forty-ninth Infantry, Battalion.  ren spent several days with relatives  in Vancouver .recently.      ;,  The Misses Graham of ,New. Westminster were visitors in Abbotsford  last  week.  ,Mrs. Steede of Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, has been spending  some time -with her sisters-in-law,  the   Misses- Steede. *  Miss O. Alexander and Miss C.  Mason spent the holiday at their  homes  in  Vancouver.  Miss  A.    Weatherbee   .spent .* tin-  week-end  in   Vancouver     with     her  3ister,   Mrs.  Fowler.  _, Mrs. Stefan and son, Jack, of Chil-  ilwack, spent the week-end with ,I\lr-g.  -Stefan's mother, Mrs. H. Fraser..  ���������  Under the    auspices of- the Loval  True Blue Lodge, New Era    24 4, ' a  very mijoyable dance  was ?;iveu     in  the Abbotsford  Theatre  on     Friday  night, November -1th, in aid of   "the  OrDhanage���������drive,_. ;.Heun;.srfo.u:>.piece  ' >rclies'traV furnished".' "splendid*"' musiV  for the occasion.  -The ratepayers of Matsqi.-i, Sumas"  and A-bbot3ford   hold   three separate  meetings last week, to vote    on  the  dchool  question of    increased    area,  for school    purposes only.    As  suit all three "districts were in  f a union-.  the. Presbyterian Church at which  Mrs. Hutchison was hostess for the  occasion. Mrs. Wm. Fadden- ;rir  Whatcom Road gave a report" of the  Prohibition Convention held in Van-  couver   last   month.  - Mr. Joseph  Andison, of Cochrane,  Alta., was the guest of his    son,    Mr.  G.* Andison,' of Whitchelo's  Limitied,"  for a few days.  Abbotsford is to have a watchmaker and jeweler at an early date,  it  is rumored.  Dr. Saunders opens his office here  this week. ' ���������  A new  urday or  dentist is to  Monday.  come in Sat-  a re-  icivor  Mr. and Mrs.. H. Drainey and  daughter of Sedgewick, Alta., were  the guests .of Capt. and Mrs. Whitch-  ^lo-J^st^eek...-.. v'.:';���������;-._ . .   -  , Mrs. H. Hartford and young son  have, arrived from Edmonton, Alta'.,  to spend the winter with Capt. and  Mrs.   Whitchelo.  Services will be held In St. Math-  ew's Anglican Church at Abbotsford  every Sunday night at 7.30. Rev. T.  j. Rowe, vicar-  anniversaiy. by  four times our  ELGIN MUNRO  PEOPLE'S1  CAN DI DATE  sideration and may be adopted.  Mr. Elgin Munro, the Liberal candidate for the    Fraser    Valley, who  has been holding his meetings' in.this  part of the riding this.week, was in- |  terviewed  by a' representative of the .  Post this  morning. |  Mr. Munro stated ' that he was receiving an excellent reception, from  the people who 'all seemed pleased  to meet him and talk over the af-  ffii-s of the country with him. He  said he was learning a whole lot  aiiout the Fraser Valley district and  was amazed at the number of indus-  favorable  con-  tries, and the progress-that had been  made during the past few years.    He   ���������  said, "We have in the Fraser Valley,  F. J. R; Whitchelo, Limited will a district second to no other, and I  move into the stores in the Haddrell *am proud to get in closer touch with  Block shortly, occupying at first the   the residents."  three stores and later most probably I  the four    stores.       Several new departments    will be    opened with the l  endeavor to give the    people of Ab-!  ; of-right-of-ways, previous to the let- botsford and district a- bigger    and  t������hg  of  contracts,   stated     that  the beter store than is to be found in the  Mr. Munro goes to the  of the river next week.  north side  The bridges' on the Clayburn flat  are receiving the attention of the  road foreman, this week.  ; pbles, and lines would be    erected hy  December 31,    according    to    these  '���������,-agreements'.  .The  necessity , for  having     agree-  .'..ments In writing w,"3 mado evident by  ^ Mr. Pihl, who put in a bill for $101  .-'for placing 15. telephone poles to the  clerk's   house.  "Br-maintained that the.'suggested  Fraser Valley.  CARD OF THANKS  MJr. G. Andison wishes to thank  those who extended sympathy to  him since the Britannia disaster  when his brother and his wife and  their three chidren lost their lives.  Mr. F. B. Stacey, the N. L. C, candidate is on the ' north side of the  river this week holding his meetings.  Pay your subscription to one o!  the young ladies mentioned in thf.  list and help them get that trip  that .is being given by this paper.  We are celebrating our third  moving into a store with nearlv  present floor space, and take tins opportunity of  thanking our numerous patrons for their patronage, that has made possible the phenomimil  growth of the business, and bv vour continued  support we will be able to give you a store of service and quality not to be found elsewhere in lhe  valley.  We purpose carrying a complete line of all  wanted merchandise in a wide range of prices' by  purchasing direct from ttie manufacturers and  eliminating the numerous commission men and  Brokers; to give you dependable merchandise at  very much closer prices, but remember it takes  two to do this. Your co-operation is essential, but  we only ask it on condition we make you genuine  saving.  Our sale continues on till the end of the month.  .4// odd lines lo be cleared lo make room for new  goods. > .  Odd lines���������Men's Underwear to clear at 95^ each  Mule Skin Leather Work Gloves, sale . .55<^  Men's D. K. Tweed Pants, Well Tailored. Pelt  Loops, all sizes, to clear at     .-$2.95  Men's Felt Hats, Brown, Grey and Black  To Clear  ........  .$1.95       '  Boys Odd Knickers, Strong Serviceable Tweed  Sizes 22 to 34, To Clear at ...... .'.���������.���������.$'(..95  All Ginghams, to clear at .......27^ a yard  CEREALS���������  2-Minute Oats, a package   ............10^  Kr'umble, a package  ..................10^      -���������  Limited  i f       i*  .������-���������������<*��������� A*ga 'J"*  -*���������fc*  Tlit'AJiBOTftPOKi^OiJT  "'���������---Vs  ^^}fj^wv^^^.^i.^v&^ijjjy,rM^^,'^,<,^.7._;  TA*1  ���������/7/������ ABBOTSFORD POST  J. A. BATES. Editor and Proprietor  Published   Every-Friday  I-Yidav, November 11, 1921  briilgu ucroae the .Eraser at Mission  i City,, bo- it a now structure or a tr.if-  j fie bridge, over Hhe present railway  ] bridge.  This, latter question    could-   very  well  be tulcen up with    more    vigor  than ever.    No.   inducement that ,v.":  have'heard pi"has as yet    been made  j to tbe C. P. R'. to permit of the.rail-  ^^^.r=^:j^=L=^==^====r^--��������� z ��������� J-'way bridge also'being made a traffic  en for tourist traffic, for nolw'ith- : bridge, it has been doiie in thf:  standing Hon. Dr. King's statement'past and surely can-be'accomplished  chat (he road will be open for 1'cur again in the future; The preseni  or more months of the year, anyone municipality"- of Mission, receive?  who ' knows anything about the'some $82f> in taxes from the com-  Coast range knows tha,t the propos-j pany on half of the bridge, -w.hii.  ed road will not be passable,for the other half remains untaxed-bi'.-  lomre-r than six weeks at the at- ranse the niuuicipalitv of Matsqi- '  most. ! has rights only" as'.' far as the    foro  Th(2  building of (his    road   would  shore.    Were '.,t.his    bridge    used  i-  be the poorest kind of economy.   ��������� It ( would  be    necessary    to    have    apis estimated    cheapness is its    only jproaches, and W believe    that botl  recommendation.     Premier Oliver, of   municipalities   would   forego  all  taxes for the    purpose of    inducing the  , The question,of the route of tiife  trans-proviiieial highway from tin  Fraser Valley east ,'into the    interior  "has been filially settled by the uiin-  ister'of public works in his utterances' in the. house a few days ago  and there are uuiueroua - dissatisfied  people, iu the province, notably the.  pp.ople of Kamloops and district and  .the Telegram of that town, a consis-  'tent supporter of the present Oliver  government has the following to  eay: j  The people of Kamloops    are any*-  course, lias a hard financial    road to ���������       ,  thing but. pleased with The announce-' hoe, but that is no excuse for the. railway company to "acced? to-- the  ment of lion. Dr. King, minister of waste of money on an unserviceable i wish of the people. Again it i:  public works, of the. government's in-  road.    From    his    attitude    to    the ' claimed that .the .moment    the C.  1'.  .tention to'build the Coast-to-Interior highway question, however, it is | It. bridge was made a traffic bridge  highway connecting link via the old probable Unit if there was proposed .according to British .law it. would b>  Dewdney frail route. And this another route that would entail the : untaxable, being-part of the high-  community cannot be accused of sec- expenditure of only a few hundred- way  tlonal feeling In the matter, for in all  dollars, no matter how unserviceable  our representations we asked for thu  the route might be, it would be chos-  building of,the    highway alon?    the en  for its'cheapness.  route selected as best'   upon the rv.-!     Kamloops is stung.    The whole in-  port of the survey    engineers on  all  lerior is stung really. . Hut, no good  the suggested  routes.     Consequently  can come of making a noise about it.  we have the satisfaction���������if it is any  The best, .-thing we;can do ia to    got  satisfaction���������of     knowing   that     we very busy in an    endeavor to get    ;;  took a broad attitude.    'Unfortunate-  hiKhway   connection     betwe'eu   Kain-  ly other - communities    have worked-loops and    lildinqnlon, a    road     that  for sectional and personal    intera-ic. would be worth  while:  and. a combination of circumstances,  .__  The people of  the Fraser    Vallf-v  tfiiiMnimniriirift-KitwtmiaM  In the matter of having vehicular traffic over the C. P. R. bridge  it might be well to ask-that the Canadian Railway commission, view the  'situation at its. next sitting at th  (oast, at (he request of the govern-  .men and the people.. We believe  that the result would be that we  would , have ' the,,traffic bridge���������tl i'  biggest b'oo.n lb the district .that  could   be given.  ���������A" ''   \V OMAN S   PKA.V CHISE  The value lo lhe public of telephone.service is  based on'the reliability, promptness and accuracy  pf thai servce. ���������= Oualily of service depends on the  economic operation oi' ail;'"tclepho1ie activities.  From lhe time raw material is produced until the  finished equipment-is .complete, it is a matter of  continuous exhaustive tests to gel the best. After  installation, ceaseless vigilance is maintained to,  gel the best character of service. All efforts, are  directed toward lhe highest standard.  .1 ,. - ..,.-  British Columbia Telephone Company  T^-���������*"���������irrnniin HiMiminiiiimmiiiim  the chief of which was cost consider-  ation, has resulted in success ror are satisfied-that, the main ��������� highway  their efforts. A makeshift road ser- jvom the coast to Hope will be on the  vice to the coast will' be undertal en. 'south side of the Fraser river, over-.  The government will build a second- tlu: present Vale road, but the people  class road over Coast range���������a read'of the north side of.the river are  that can .never be of real service, ev    boosting   harder     than     over   for   a.  Mr. fl. 11. Stevens at Salmon Arm  declared that he would Hire to clear  away' an impression being spread  throughout the country -regarding  the franchise, of, Women voters. !!:���������  said criticism on-the government pol-  SKRVIOK  STATION  EVROLE  r a���������i  ** I ask from all the people of Canada an earnest'rsvisw ofthe, real issue before Canada to-day. 1 ask  from men and viomen a calm, thoughtful consideration of serious public questions; and, so far as I  am concerned myself, I ask not favors but fa iniess. "--ARTHUR ivlEfGHEN.  WOMEN OF CANADA, the coming General Election will be one of the most  momentous in Canadian history, and Arthur Meighen "usk3 YOU to give the issut  fair, unbiassed consideration.  Women and men alike ?.re called upon , to 'decide whether "political, industrial and  economic stability is to be replaced by class rule, political and industrial chaos and  possible economic bankruptcy. './���������'  The facts are clear, and every Canadian woir.r.n will do her own thinking. She will  not be misled by others. She wiil not blindly follow family political precedent,'.neitner;  will she be carried away by the false theories or empty "isms" of theorists and'.ex-'  tremists. Every woman will arrive at a personal decision by .the applicationy.of  practical common sense.  The great issue is the^Taviff ar.d here zve briefly the fncts.  - .   ���������  The present Canadian Tariff, so far as it affects the necessaries of life," is a very .  moderate one.    It is simply a tariff maintained to keep Canadian factories in Canada,  employing a steadily increasing volume of Canadian labor and developing Canadian  resources.  Meighen stands firm for the continuance of a reasonable tariff.. It is now even mors  imperative than in the'past. Ali other important countries are retaining or increasing  their tai'iffs in order that they may Jmld their home marjsets for their own people.  Under Crerar's Free  Trade policy   Canada  would  be  swamped  with  foreign  goods,  principally   from  the   United   States,   Canadian   industry   would   be  ruined,   thousands'  of men and women  would  be out of woik with ail  the hardships to'themselves and  their children that rr.u^t result.    The furniei-'s great home market would-be seriously  affected, taxes would  be inerei-.sod, and Canadian working men' would have to go to  the United States for employment.  While King's Tariff policy is wobbly it nevertheless tends, toward the destruction of  the Tariff and would bring wii.li it practically the-same results.  MEIGHEN'S POLICY KV liRVBODV KNOWS. It is the only means whereby  confidence may be ���������maintained and employment'given to all  classes of the people.  The foregoing is a plain statement of logical conclusions arrived at from the facta.  T'iink the matter over carefully "without  favor but with  fairness". v  Make your own decision, stand \y it unmoved and be sure to exercise your, votfc  Canada Needs Your Vote; and-���������  "The Product of Experience"  Madf. in Canada  THE CHEVROLET 'TOUR-NINETY" Touring  Car welcomes the test of lhe cost sheet. Divide  the amounI spent for gasoline, oil, tires, adjusl-  ments and repairs by the total number of ������niles  {ravelled. In this manner Chevrolet economy''is.  appreciated. Chevrolet comfort, convenience  and dependability arc a.mailer of course.  At.its price the Chevrolet "Four-Ninety" Touring car represents the utmost in value.   ,  STUART MOTORS  CHEVROLET and DODflE AGENTS  Mission Cilv, B. G. ;  Chevrolet "Four-Ninety" Touring Car  Alex. S. Duncan  Barrister      Solicitor  Notary Public  OFFICE  J. A. Catherwood Building  |������noiie 8001  P.- O. Box (to  MISSION CITY, B. O  icy in this respect, had    been    made  That criticism he pronounced as unfair.   ���������  "The old law," continued tho  speaker, "held that a woman born in  a foreign country and marrying u  Canadian was entitled to ', franchise  rights as soon-as she set foot in  this country or was married in this  country to a citizen."  "Under the new law as enacted by  , the government,".'added 'the -member,  j "women were merely called upon to  'go through the same procedure    nsr  MMiSjWaia       ^������^^-������~wiw<=������v������aats3������������^  men."  e*  Thu National Liberal and Conservative Party  Publicity Committee     .,  cu������  j^t7������fTf<~*'^-y"~^'",J~'***"'''"^ l^"^>-  r~trWi������~4ttr,  jUSAakkaMBMWi  Harry Robertson one of the pion-  jeers, 12" miles west of Grande Prair-  'ie, expects to thresh from 15 to 18  jtjlotrsahd btJsh'cls of wheat this sea-  !son, fnahihg his twellli ooiiffecntive  bumper, crop.���������Redcliff Review.  .   Chicago Board of Trade is to have  a hew. building costing $0,000,000.  Wm. Atkinson  General Auctioneer{and   Live  Stock   Specialist  23 years among r.he Stoukinen   0.1  ' the.'Krader   Valley.     Am   famila  with   the different   breeds-of" liv  \ stock and their values.  A     Adlress   all  cornmunicatibns  j Box 34 Chilli wack, R. C* '  jfeimiminmiiig:nngiiiii^������hj'^^inmnrjroilBu:  J. H. JONES  Funeral  Director  I  AGENT   FOR   HKADSTONFJS  Phone Connection. Mission Ci*y  !!T���������~^^.T.'iil!^-'.S^S!^lS?-17E'!HI?'^?niii  For   a Goid SmokeTry  UV& Old Sport  CIGARS  8    C.   CIGAR    FACTORY  WIL.BERG ft  WOL.Z. ^Ite>i������s> I fa  THifi(A5fl.BOTSP6H0.FUSl'  ���������**w,*vrvAt."i/*/������iis',s,*wri. vm <Asr<4tmc * v* r'-������- viw.������  ������ H~t   nv>/^'f.M,  i.m.:w...'miw1>'U.,I  .i ,***u��������� ^r .���������-_^^i-.^_ -j-.-*. 'j'.i.V^n-V������4W**o*-w^.,  ,. a..*-ta...^"t.^.t*vti^-J  J*A.Uh3 TH������Kii;  and fare for Return Trip to  SB* _  Who will the four lucky ladies-be? That will be up  . to those who enter the contest to say foiV'-therrisfely^s.  The candidates should get out and work morning;  noon and night if they expect to win. They should.get  their friends to help them. The contest editor/will  .accept every subscription sent in with the required  subscription price and the name of the contestant  should be marked on the coupon.  . Any young lady, has a grand chance of being the  lucky winner in her district and the Post will publish  tie votes of the leaders in each district1 weekly.  Remember that the contest will last for three, weeks  only and it is up to every candidate to work hard all  the time. Any information required will be gladly  zurnished by the contest Editor or his assistants in order that every candidate will have an equal chance of  success.   But it is up to the candidates themselves to  DISTRICT ONE   " ������������������  All rliat portion of Abbotsford Townsite and  district lying west'of the  Riverside Road and north of Yale Road. '  DISTRICT   TWO  AH that portion of Abbotsford   Townsite   lying east of the Riverside  Road and north of the Yale Road.     '      ,  DISTRICT THREE  All   that   portion   of   Abbotsford    Townsite    and   district   east   of  Huntingdon Road and South of Yale Road:  DISTRICT FOUR  All  .that ., portion   of. Abbotsford . Townsite   and    district, west   of  Huntingdon. Road and south of the Yale Road. ,.   v ���������    .    >'������  -NOTE���������Remember it is Hie" .largest number of votes in your   district  that counts.  .*���������������������������������������������' -   -   rules' 'op contest - ;   -  1. Every contestant   must be a bona-fide -resident of the district   In whlch'she is  competing.  2. I&u-h coupon filled out must contain the name of contestant together wirh post-  office address with box numbers of rural route a3 the case may be. ������;,,'  3. A contestant must compete only in the district in which she   resides only,, as. a  contestant cannot compete for the prize in more than one district.  4. Contestants must agree to-abide by the decision of the contest editor.as.being  final in all cases.  5. Cash or post office order or express orders must accompany   all   subscriptions  sent In .by contestants or their friends. ���������"  i������."    The votes received will be totaled each,week, and the standing of the candidates  in-each,district-announced in the columns of the Abbotsford Post.     ;  .7.    The'contest'will, positively close at i6   o'clock on' Nov.   19tb    1921.    All   votes  received on the first mail the'day following will-be regarded as legal: '    '  No employee of the Abbotsford Post will be eligible to ^compete.  Each contestant  to win the $25  and fare   for  return trip to    Vancouver must  obtain-.at least 30,000 votes.    Less.than that   number of, votes  will' entitle ..  the winnervto a proportionate, amount of the $25.00.  -  j*.  9.  ENTRY BLANK  Contest'Editor,   Abbotsford  Post���������rPlease enter my   name in your  big popularity"contest as outlined in the advertisement appearing in  the Post.    I hereby agree to abide   by the  rules  and   regulations, of-  the contest and agree to accept the decisions of the'contest editor" as  final on ail yueacions.  NAME.  ADDRESS'.,.  DISTRICT NO.  v.  The popularity of the various candidates will be determined by the  number of votes cast for them. Every new . subscribtion to the' Abbotsford Post will count as so many votes, based on the following table:  One Year's subscription     1,000 votes.  Two Years'  subscription     2,500 votes.  Three Years' subscription 3,000 votes.  Five Years', subscription   5,000 votes.  SuDscrJutiou blanks will be furnished to all candidates or their friends  and hard work will be necessary to win the various prizes so that an  early start in the campaign should bring success. The Abbotsford Post  is anxious to know who is. the most popular young lady in such district  and hard work on.the part of the candidates will help to solve this. They  price ol the Abbotsford Post is one dollar per year in advance.  Subscriptions may be paid to Mr. A. McCallum who will give receipts  and take the name of the candidate to which vote is-to be given; or maybe'sent through-mail to Abbotsford Post, Abbotsford, B. G: \  REMEMBER CONTEST BEGINS SATURDAY,  OCTOBER 29TH, AND THE FIRST TEN SUBSCRIPTIONS PAID MR. McCAELUM, IF BEFORE 12  O'CLOCK NOON, ARE WORTH 5000 VOTES EACH.  ClllOllAK SAVS  V. b\ A. IS XOT  IS TAiAGVK   WITH   LIliKKAL  "This miserable campaign of qiu%-  lioning I bo loyalty of your opponents  -ris   worse  than   tho    Toryism  or    tho  middle ages,", exclaimed  lion. T.    A.  ���������Crerar,   leader  of  the   National   Progressive party, addressing the  Royal  jconslituency.     Mr.     Crerar    was  re-  Ijfering (o    'statements    attributed  to  the prime    minitscr.     "Our    opponents',"  said   Mr.    Crerar,"   must     be  very  barren  of    arguments  if     they  have to    embark on a    campaign, of  i that r sort, it    shows    (hat  they    lire  '���������'fighting a losing cause."  ���������   Mr.  Crerar  took  up,  first,  reports  on a secret alliance between  himself  (and lion. W. L. Mackenzie King, lea-  ;der'of the Liberal party.    They were,  | Mr.  Crerar    said, part of the    campaign   of   misrepresentation.  "'���������From    first to    last," he . added,  "they are a tissue of    misstatements  ���������I  was      going to say a    tissue    of  falsehoods'���������and  that    would  not  be  too strong a word to use."  "What   are   the   evidences?"  I '    "  -      "Mr. King is being opposed   by   a'  Progressive      candidate    in       North  I York;'1 am being    opposed by a  Lib-  Ural   in,my    division   of    Marquette.  Does that look as though there were  a bargain between Mr. King and myself?" "' '  "������**������* ���������v^HfW^wvi***.  ��������� '. S.  SK.VATOItS ASK  .   ,;r - l-'OIt  HiCillKlt  TAHIIW  ' U. S. Senators of the agricultural  '���������bloc'' have decided on a schedule  of-rates on agricultural products  which 'they will ask when the senate  finance committee resumes hearii?  en the permanent tariff bill. They  have decided to ask even higher rates than the Pordney bill as it passed the house.-  On wheat' they will ask that the  ���������i") cent rate of the emergency tariff  be continued; that'an increase of'  |five cents per bushel be made on'  jibe rate'for barley and that rates be  j placed on livestock about equal to  Mho emergency  rates.  The action'of the agricultural senators probably means that'rates on  agricultural products about on a level with the present emergency-rates  will be forced into the tariff law,  thus' aiming a hard blow at agricultural importations from Canada and  elsewhere.  Provincial News  Till? T.-ITRRAKV LID IS OKF  Some of our story writers are running riot with their similes'. Here are  a few gathered in our late reading:'  "Her lips.quivered like a lifrht  auto." .   ~  "He edged nearer to her until he  was almost as close as rhe air in rhe  subway."  "But his mind, like her face, was  made  up."  Her hair dropped     on  her    pallid  cheek like seaweed on.a clam."  -    "He gazed anxiously' at    her face,  ihe way a person in a taxi gazes at  the face of the meter.  J- ID. Armshow, the Parmer Candidate for Comox, was- shipwrecked  a few days ago on Las'queti Tsln.nd.  He saved his life but' lost 'hi^campaign   literature. / - '���������  The Carrier Telephone system hai  been established between Calgary  and  Edmonton and  works well.-    .'���������'  Great Britain has' 917,860'' widows  and orphans, dependents of . the  world   war. . .' i  Morocco is the largest and most'  important country in the world that  is without a newspaper.  Fifty  Chinamen,    who .  smuggled  their vvay into England,    are to    b'o ���������  deported. ,      .-'    ���������'��������� ���������',.-- ��������� -.-  The  Methodist   .Church     has     re'- ,  cejvi'd  one million do.llacs .-from     it*  missions and  circuits, for missionary  work. -���������'  The Japanese and the Dutch' have'  one -peculiar -custom in common  ���������-that of marriage- by proxy.  No Liberal will take the    nomination in  Cariboo riding.  Slales (hal the following goods ai;e lo be made  Free of Dulys  * WHEAT WHEAT FLOUR  All products of wheal  The principal articles of Food,  which  would-.  include:  MEATS OF ALL KINDS EGGS  POULTRY CHEESE FISH  VEGETABLES      BUTTER      FRUITS     Mil. K  .  The National Liberal ��������� and,.  Conservative  Tari  Slales: Tim! all food commodities and olher  necessaries of life, produced "in Canada should  he subjected lo such customs duties only as may  be necessary in the general national interest, lo  be determined after strict investigation from time  lo lime.  Support the  eighen Government  ���������a government thai stands for a tariff, that protects the Fraser Valley Farmer.  THE  GOVERNMENT  CANDIDATE  SESi 1-HB  ABBOTSFORD POST,  ABB0T$#$3iX 3. a  ; ������m~ TTiOtTmnT"'''"'-'-'^- g,!'a'!rB; "^s^- ��������� -Tirs.. -������*-������  "^^foi&i^ .',.������;���������......^^.j,...... "'"-asarr ' :t  '*T<ry^   ��������� ��������������������������������������� ������ ^if *������������������������������������o^ww^���������W���������fcwl  '"' '"lir* " ,nr      ,^ ^ ��������� ��������������� -w������<i.'>* ��������������������������� ������ ^������am������������^ ��������������� ���������������������  *F*  E,  That the best'of Meats can be purchased ui tiny Store -;  We select our I3c;if with intelligence:   that';' why one  of our roasts make such a fine meal..        |'  Try one of our prime roasts and be convinced.  WHITE & CARMICHAEL  'Farmers'  Phone  1909,. !AbDOtSiOrU,   O.L,.  Still Going Strong  Raving bought big Stock  of now designs in Wallpaper  J for coming spring, 1 am cut-  j ting prices on .stock in hand  ! to make room for new goods.  Also have some paint at a  . low price.  ASROTSFORD,   B.   C.  WfrurtMaMBaJBgawaaagss-MESHi  STTa'rrawWifirir7iiiiraiTrF  #W*luMLmM  Uylori Black Tea, a lb., 45c, 3 for v....: $1.00  Superior Blend, Whole Roast Coffee, 55c for  45c  .,   Roval Crown or Golden West Soap   .  f> bars in carton ....'.;...: 25c  Cabbage, a lb., 4c, 7 lbs. lor 25c  Ltix; 1 lb. : ,.. I....'...;...:...:....-:...::.. ...25c  ' ' " *���������*  Oiir Bread, Fresh Daily, Large Loaf, 3 for 25c...:  LEE,  Baker and Grocer  We are in a position to put your battery  in excellent condition for the winter  months. If you have'your battery tested  and overhauled by us you can rest -assured  that it will give you Al service.  We have a number of used cars for sale���������  kfhem real snaps���������On easy terms.  A. E. HUMPHREY  (Laie   Taylor   &> Humphrey^  B. C. Land Surveyor and  Civil Engineer  Room   0   Hart   Bloolt.   Ohilliwnck  Box    423. eilHXIWACK  Yarwodd I Durrani  BARRISTERS and  SOLICITORS  LAW OFFICE  OIMON    EVERY   KIllD.AV  AUUOTS!iX>KI>,   U.   C.  L T. Explosive of great strenj  and freedom from noxious fumes  No Headaches  Take advantage of lhe   Government    refund of  $2.50, up lo len cases of powder, and blow  your slumps  sss  .  Don't forget our Specialties:  LATHE-WORK,  ACETYLENE- WELDING AND CUTTING  OVERHAULING and RE-CHARGING OF  -BATTERIES  ELECTRIC MOTORS   INSTALLED   AND  REWOUND  Place your order now for  COAL  c At   present   prices  AMiOTSKORl)  ./; W .COTTRELL  COAT,. AND.'TRA'NSFWK  fiuililing    Materials, Lime,     i'Untev.  C\?menr  PRICKS" RIGHT  Insurance of all kinds  NOTARY PUBLIC  ;i -     ...     Marriage Licences Issued  ,   RfiAL"ESTATE���������Money to l<o:in on Good Kurui Mortgage!)  A. McCallum  Abbotsford  ABBOTSFORD  -< >  IJY guarantee all our work to be Satisfactory.  Abbotsford Garage &. Machine Shop  Phone, B. C. 7  Limited  4LBBOTSFOKD B. C.  Farmers 1918  AUCTI  First Saturday in  Each Month  at 1 pirn.  ALAN M. BROKOVSK  Auctioneer  - Of. McPhee's Stable  P. 0. Box 94  iMiiiiiiiinriOTifflaii  F. V. HUNTINGDON  FEED and PRODUCE  ASSOCIATION  ABBOTSFORD  AND   HUNTINGDON  Roval Standard  Flour  $2.15  .Mica Axle Grease .-. 15  King :OscarSardines, 2 for     .35  Blue Ribbon Peaches, 2 for     .25  ..Biitter-Nuts, special, per lb        .29  PRICES RIGHT PHONE 6  AG ANDREWS  ;CASH   OROOER ACHOTSEORn,    B.   C.  on  ABBOTSFORD  Phones:  B. C.  27;  .!���������  BRANCH  HUNTINGDON  Phones:  11. C. 14L;  BRANCH  Farmers 1 21'2  'armers 1908.  We sell Flour, Cereals, Butter, eggs.  We sell Poultry Feeds, Mill Feeds! Hav, Salt.  Head Office Huntingdon. B.  ^, *V"^. W"^^-^J-X������'W*������' *- 7*^>  AIH.IOTOI.ioni; ������CHOOL ^ -deadlock seemed to be-the extension  PROBLEM  IS  SOL\EI)   ot- rhe taxable  The hardest knot in the Abbotsford school problem was loosened  last week in a series of meetings  held in the district. Meeting at the  mill on Wednesday, the ratepayers of  the Matsqui municipality in the section adjoining the townsite, agreed  by a four-fifths majority to have  their property included in the Abbotsford school district for school  purposes. The folloing evening th.-.  landowners on the Sumas side of the  town met in the Alexandria Hall and  after a warmly debated discussion  came to a similiar conclusion by a  narrow margin of votes. On Friday  the Abbotsford people met with the  result, of these meetings before them,  and decided unanimously to ap,-!y  for an extension of their school area  yito. the two adjoining miniicipaii  ties.  At the present time Matsqui and  Sumas supply more pupils .than does  Abbotsford and contribute 60 per  cent of the cost of upkeep. This contribution carries no right of representation on the Abbotsford board nor  on the other hand can the outside dis  tricts be called upon "to assist in tho  new buildings. The townsfolk were  then left to erect new buildings for  outside pupils.    The way out    of. the  area of the school district so that the ratepayers sending  children to Abbotsford should pay  school taxes to that centre. The government will now be asked to advise  on procedure as there'are legal steps  to be taken and arrangements for  the collection of school taxes from  the municipalities. A plebiscite may  yet be necessary before the school  boundaries can be changed.  For Music in  Your Homes  These Long  Evenings  .ROADS OP SUMAS ARE  I        . GIVEN SEVERE SHOCK  SEE  COOPER SELDON  clayburn,  n. c.  Van-  The three cities of    Victoria,  couver   and   New   Westminster   consume on an average of  120.000 head  of sheep and    lambs    annually.    Of,  this number, not 15 per cent are lo-j  cally raised, and  there are only 4 3,-;  000 head of. sheep in the province all  told, so that if the    whole    number,}  breeding slock and all, were slaugh- {  tered, the supply w.'ould only beade-i  quate for about five   months and the !  rost of the    province go    without.  Farm and Home.  SAVED  "We tried to buy some rope to  hang a profiteer."  "Well?"  "But the dealer wanted too much  for it.''     -  Edison ummonc  Point Machine,  Value $185;  For $125  Canadian Gianiophone  For $100  Stewart for, $15        I  ���������      ���������������������������'������������������- ��������� :������������������(  It is proposed to hold a "Cheer-Up  Week" throughout British Columbia-  during the month of November.    The  idea is to acquaint the different sections with what'   development is going on in the province,' and thus ov- I  ercome the pessimism that threatens  to bring about    greater    uneinploy- .  ment during the winter.  1 UPRER'.SUMAS, Nov.'7.���������The municipal roads of Sumas received a  Shook. Metaphorically speaking,  they may have been shaken all on!  of existence.!  . A. land-owner, objecting to the by-  ���������'���������law-" which   'established  a    proposed  road,   appealed   to  the     Lieutenant-  Governor, that  he withhold  his consent" and-the council    on ' Saturday  "awoke to the clause in "the    M'unici  par Act "which states that the consent  . of -the King's .representative  is  part  of the legal procedure in establishing  a right-of-way.  ! . This was.new to the council. . So  far as they could ascertain it was  new to every other municipal council. Roads had been established by a  thrice-read by-law, .and its publication in the B. C. Gazette and tiie local paper, with registration in the  .County- Court and land registry office.. Who ever thought of bothering  the Lieutenant-Governor with their  'little roads. But there it is, in section 823, "with the consent of tne  Lieutenant-Governor."  The municipal solicitor throws no  light on the question. Perhaps the  inspector of municipalities may. Ht  will   be   consulted   immediately.  Engineer Humphrey suggested at  t)y% same meeting of the council that  the prairie lands be resurveyed. Whether the high waters of recent years  have washed out datum lines, landmarks and iron posts in not stated,  but?all township 19 should be re-  plotted, according to the ' surveyor.  Fearing that they may be losing their  lands as well as the roads, the councillors have visited Mr. Humphrey to  attend their next meeting and give  reasons.  The Sutherby subdivision near Abbotsford was cancelled altogether by  the council, who also voted $2K0 for  the-  gravelling    of   Whatcom    road  south of the B. C. E. R. and ^appointed a committee of Councillors.  Austin, Lamsbn and Frith, with the  reeve, to meet the Matsqui Council  on Wednesday next, to discuss' the  boundary road west of Huntingdon.  RECLAMATION IS A  COSTLY PROJECT  !     VICTORIA, "Nov.  1 0.���������The sum of  $154,295" has been  expended  by the  government on  preliminary work  in  connection  with the Sumas reclamation scheme, according to answers fil  ed yesterday afternoon- in the Houfe  by Hon. E. D. Barrow, on request or  Mr. .1. VV. Jones, Conservative member    for    South      Okanagan.      This  amount is other than that expended  I by  the  Land    Settlement  Board    iu  Ibnnection with the contract with the'  , Marsh   Construction   Company    and  ^nay be connected with the admission  made by Premier    Oliver last    week  that the scheme would probably cost  more  than  was originally estimated.  More evasive are the answers    of  the Minister of    Agriculture to a request   , for    information    by    Geor-rci  Hanes    of    North     Vancouver.     Mr,  F.  N.   Sinclair, as chief engineer of  the project, is in receipt of $5000 pc  annum  while the    engineering costs  to date are set at $67,423.    To;   the  question as to    what    position    Mr.  Strong, said to be an American citizen,  is  holding in  connection     with  the work,  Hon.  Mr. Barrow    stated  that he    had no    information    other  than he was employed by the contractor.    The same applied to a question  as to    what    collection the    Tacoma  Construction Company had with  the  Marsh   Construction   Company.'  i  Why does A. G. A. smile so these  day? We tried to find out today but  he iuaf smilpd on. Something is  suiting him, because that smile does  not appear -to come off.


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