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 <$������,-  *ssr-  With which is incorporated "The Huntingdon Star"  iratnwHywi^wn������iain������������raa������gBBBaBCTrfa>.   '-JiV'.4,$ji������������>^-������^������=4U_!w...   i.'.VUI_L^.  Vol. XIX., No. !.���������  4BE0TSF0RD, B, C.   FRIDAY, NOV.,14. 1919  $1.00 per Year  [ssms  Hi' -'-������.��������� t!.'ciNiS9������9l  S-':"^SiS  B^^nl  Sit^RSB ���������'" "��������� ''������S������B������Ki������������S  ',*���������' ^^^���������MninVJ  >>iWMpwQm&&  fA'fWSSmaSa  Hg  I'&^Sslm&a  VHONKS:  Furinera' -  B.  C.���������;i(!       Furmera'        Residence JOM  AL"roMOBir���������K   KKI'AIKS   itiul   ACCKSSQKIKS  CAKS   FPU  UIRK,  DAY  OH  NICHT  ,K. K. GARAGE  ARliOTSKORD, O. O.  KXTKHT MUCHAMCS * CAKiSFIlL DIUVEHS  HE 1IANDM3  Oxy-Acotylrm*    Welding  '1'iicH,, (iasolliio  and   Oils  (Jcmiiiio   Ford   1'iirtK  mid  All KIiiUh. of Kcpiih'H  PERSONALS  SATISFACTION'  (SUARANTKKII  OVERLAND  AGKNCY  AND  SERVICE  STATION  IUDGEDALB   WBLOOMES  RETURNED   SOLDIERS  two   pair  returned sol-  The  ladies  not     having  A banquet- was held in the Ridge-  dale hall on Armistice night in honor of our returned soldiars, under  -the auspices of the Red Cross work,  ers. The hall presented a gala appearance, with .many suitable decorations. The ladies had prepared an  eat and the tables looked very Inviting. ' The bugle all summoned  abundance of every good tiling iu  tho guests to the tables, between 80  and 100 sat down... Mr. Ovcrstall who  was master of ceremonies, bade our  soldiers welcome. After all had done  justice to the many good things, the  chairman gave a short address of  welcome to the returned soldiers, and  their brides (two of the Ridgedale  soldiers had brought bade brides  from overseas),'after "which he proposed the toast to "Our King." Tho  audience rose and sang the National  Anthem. .Mrs... Lloyd .Beharrel proposed the toast to "The "Brides"    to  ��������� which. Lieut Frank Machell responded on behalf of the rjrides. Mrs. j.  A. Hargitt proposed the toast to "Our  Returned Soldiers" and the audience  sang "For They are Jolly Good Fellows" Lieut Harold Aish responded  and while standing proposed a toast  to "Tho Ladies of Ridgedale Red  Cross", Mrs. Reid the president on  behalf of. the war workers replied.  Each  bride was presented  with  a  ��������� handsome bouquet of    flowers    and  <each   soldier   received  socks.    There were 14  ��������� diers at the banquet.  ��������� were disappointed in  Nurse Page present but she had un-  ' fortunately been called to Vancouver  the day previous. The citizens of  Ridgedale are very proud of Nurso  Page and to know that of* the few  who were chosen for overesas ser-  vie, as Red Cross Nurses, one should  be from Ridgedale.  As this was perhaps the last ga-  tnering of this kind Mrs. Hargitt on  behalf of Ridgedale Red Cross worker thanked the many friends in the  district who had so kindly helped  them, botli with their time and  "money, with the work. They had  Ijeen most generous and it had been  "very oncouraging, and rendered a  short account of the monies entrusted  them during the ps.3t five years.  Altogether   they   had     taken     in  ���������$1670.70.    Out of this sum they had  sent to  Vancouver Red  Cross  $fi00.  Had bought two beds for the military  annex at Westminster,   Hospital    at  $50 each.    Had spent for    material  $998.85; shipped one case of becULIig  to Halifax relief association 3  boxes  clothing and bedding to Vanouver relief association;  sent to Belgian relief.      Altogether     shipped     12,L2������  ^garments to Vancouver central depot  1,596 pairs of sox. It had been a very  great   pleasure  to   make   these  garments and, render this slight service  to our soldiers in return for the great  sacrifice  they  had   made   for   us.  .',  A  splendid   programme  had   been  prepared  by the ladies,  the opening  ���������selection being a vocal solo by Miss  Nerva Page; piano solo by Miss Alma  Hayton, A Sketch "You Would never  Have   Thought  It"   by   Miss   Miller,  Mrs. John Smith, Miss Maggie  Farr  and Miss Owen; vocal duet by Miss  Maggie and Claude Farr;  vocal aolo  by Miss Elizabeth Goodchild; Mandolin solo by Mr. F. Kelso;  vocal solo  by Miss Alma Hayton.  At the end of the programme Lieut  ���������Machell  on  behalf  of  the  Returned  Soldiers  tendered  a vote of  thanks  to the ladies and expressed their ap  preciation of the many kindnesses  shown them while they "-were overseas, for the many comforts they had  received while in the trenches," also  thanked them for the banquet given  in their honor. He said they had  many kindly thoughts towards the  ladies of lhe Ridgedale Red..Cross.  Tlie  gathering  closed   by'siinging,  "God Save the King."  TURN  (h\  THE   LIGHT  '������������������The recently formed4 Women's Au.\  iliary of the Gk W. V. A. have decided to change tlie time oi* their  meetings hoping by- doing so to gain  a larger membership. ' On Monday  afternoon^ at three b'-clock thoy will  meet in ������������������Alexai\dria Hall. They wish  t 0 enroll'every available lady in Abbotsford',! 0" assist in tlie Grand Opening oK'the new; G.   W. V. A.  Mr. 'J: O.'. L-'e3 "pf'-.'the. Royal Bank,  on Wednesday;cvenihg'gave a pleasant time _'-"to*.:"aT few friends, in his  rooms aboW;.'the bank. Cards and  word contests took up the greater  part of the evening, Mr.- Frank Part-  on winning the first prize for word  making.  "��������� : ",. ..  -The ladies, present were Misses  Dorothy and >F/lorene������ Par-ton, Miss  .Gy/en Sumner-;a'n4 Mrs. A. C. 'Salt.  ���������Mrs'.' Salt' actqdVas;:chaperon. The  gentlemen were Messrs 'Frank, Fred  and Stanley";Parton,"Mr. Mclnnes of  New Westminster and Messrs Claude  and"Ray Weir.  Everyone enjoyed the evening and  departed in the wee small hours congratulating the host on his success.  V <f   ������ u S     j.���������   o <_c,.-'  Win This Gun?  ov-1  The streets of Abbotsford ar  not very attractive iu the  enings, especially -these very  dark nights. There is no use  talking we all love the brig-lit  lights, and AbbotsCord iK-wi'th-  of !  out them; but the Board  Trad? has taken the matter up  and v/ill inquire into the cost  of an a: c light at the corner of  of Esse..dale and tlie street up  to the G.. N.R., or at the corner  where tlie old Commercial Hotel stood. Mr. C .Spring., a recent arrival in the town and intends to remain here in business will go fully into the matter of cost, etc., and report to  the Board at its next meeting.  A light there would mean a  of great many dollars to the people of the town. Once one light  has been turned on there will  be others.  . The cost is nothing when it is  spread around. What is a couple of dollars a year to a number of citizens for the purpose  oi advertising the town? We  know a neighboring town that  its well lighted streets 'have  meant sum dollars to in the last-  few years.. You know too how  you enjoy going to the picture  show. Its not the picture show  that is the drawing card though  it is the bright lights. Let Abbotsford have the bright lights,  too.  Mrs. Dan Smith returned home  this week after.being in Vancouver  for five weeks.  Mr. Had'droll arrived home this  week'after a-visit-in Saskatchewan  He prefers the B. C. rain to the prairie cold.  Mrs. Robertson Frazor has gone to  Seattle for tho winter.  Mrs. and Miss McMaster are visiting in Seattle thi.s'*4,-<}ek.' ,  The junior footba'Vteam played at  i.-o;n mission to  I.HTc.'Milu'iu showing  trict  lius  nn  equal  1 Gifford on Saturday the  -0  be-  G. W. V. A. WHIST I)HIVE  At last the n&w'G. W. V. A. rooms  are nearing completion and the boya  have come to the conclusion that thoy  must have a Grand Opening night.  This will be on Friday November  28th when combined Grand Whist  Drive and Masquerade Ball will lie  held. The rooms will, it. is hoped, be  formally opened by Grig.-Gen. Odium  at: 7: lit) p. m. then whist will be carried on until 9 p.m. Alexandria Han  will then be opened for the Ball.  Anyone desiring to continue whist  may do so. Prizes will be given for  the best fancy costumes 'and also  to the winners at whist. -Masks'must-  be worn at the ball whether the  person be in fancy dress or not, other  wise a fine will be imposed. The  Veterans hope to secure the services  cf the Westminster Band for the evening. Refreshments will  be .served.  The charge for the ball is to be  $1.50 for a couple and 50(J. for an  extra lady and there will be a collection for the whist. Tickets will  be obtainable within a few days.  ing in favor of Gifford.  Mr. Angus Campbell is on two  we&ks' leave from the C. P. R. and is  spending it in Vancouver. Mr. Ray  Weir is-relieving.  Mr. Jack McLean arrived in town,  on Thursday for a visit Ho is looking  fine. l"  The Misses ,&(,eede had a recital on  Friday afternoon for some of their  pupils, tlio.se taking part were Martha Westliu, Peggy Hill, Angus Fraser, Fred Taylor, Annie Moret, Dor-  oth yHart. Annie McPhee, Phyllu,  Whitchelo, Ella.Fraser, Lloyd Valletta. Margaret McGowan and Peggy  Hill played a duet in which they kept  the time splendidly and was enjoyed  very much. The parents were invited also. Refreshments were served  by the Misses Steede.  Tlie Ladies' Aid will meet at the  home of Mrs. Mathewson on Wednesday afternoon.        -;  Mr. David Eraser got back to work  on Tuesday after quite a holiday. He  got a devil's club thorn in his arm  and started blood poisoning.  Mr. and Mrs. J'immie Downie have  spent a week in Victoria.  Mr. and Ms. Bulcer were called to  Vancouver, Washington, last week.  Mr. Bilker's mother was very ill-  Mrs, liulcer is still staying- with her  mother-in-law.  BORN���������To Mr. and Mrs. Walter  Wells, a daughter on Tuesday. November 11 in the Abbotsford hospital  , The whist, party last night was a  success. Fourteen tables or whist  wero played. Mr. Albert Tan;,' won  gents' 1st with 15 count,.;, sovo  hand cuffs; Mrs. McMaaom.v won  ladies 1st with 1.3 couutR, a china  bon bon dich. Mrs. Coogan and Mr.  Howar Treihowey won thu con.-;.'*n-  tiou prizes.  A ,'iufet wedding was ���������soV-iiir.izs-l in  Knox Presbyterian church, 'at Col-  lingwood at eleven o'clock, Wednesday ��������� morning .when Mr. Sidney Arthur  Woolgar and Miss Lulu Verna Zeigler were united in marriage. Rev. j.  L, Campbell officiated.  OF CLUB HOOMS  hi g  and    equipping*  The  Great  rooms  forma! opening of the  War Veterans' club  will t ake place on  (ho  28th of this month���������Friday evening, when it is expected (!">al  Brig.-Gener.-i! Odium, who bos  been extended an invitation,  will be present. TnvUati''ms,  have also been sent to flie provincial officers of the G. W. V.  'A. There is every reason to expect that these invitations v/iii  bo accepted.  Tu  e    newly    formed    ladies'  auxiliary are putting on a masquerade ball for that niv;hl  which is to be quite the best of  its kind ever held in Abbotsford  and that is going some too.  The funds,  that is the  proceeds, will be devoted to furnish  tho club  which are large and commodious and considered tho ' rno^r  pretentious rooms of their kind  in Lhe Fraser Valley.  I    The club is situated right in  j Hie heart of the town on tho top  I floor of    the    Copping    block,  which have been remodelled.  A feature of these rooms it  ���������'bat a rest room which will be  kept open at all times fo'r th-3  convenience of, the lady, relatives aud friends of the sqldier.s  ���������a long felt want in any country town. ; '  The 28th is already the l-alk  01 the whole countryside ami it  is expected that a very-.large  number of people will be present at the ball.  Miss Irene King   is   visiting  with  City.  Miss Alansou at Mission  WILT* FTX.  Mr. Geo. H. Kerr is on the  sick list. Mr. J. Vanetta is taking his place at Lee's store.  HAZEL  STEEE'J   MILL  At a recent meeting of the  board of trade a resolution was  passed asking that Hazel street  hill be fixed. It is reported it  is going to be fixed.  ���������It apears that the municipality and the government have  both taken the matter into consideration and each will go  half in paying for the work and  it is reported that it is going to  be done right away..  Be for 2 making your Xmas Purchases,  see Whitchelo's Stock. You will be agree-  ably surprised"to find exactly what you  thought was impossible to find in a country  store. ��������� ��������� -'''.������������������'  Stock of TOYS of every description is now  complete���������DOLLS, TOYS, BOOKS, etc.  DRY GOODS, GROCERIES, Etc. '  SBSBHsnaaasa  E=2? E2EWR53K  i'WHunr  IBS*  Dressmaking-,  drossnuikci'.���������  J3.   C.   Phone,   4  flue   and   plain  sewing  by a  capable and  nualifiod  -inquire   at/   Dry d'oods Department.  1������ armors*   Phone   1007  ���������as.  B8&B&SK!5$^  ssar  wm&mm&mmmm%m������m.  i?SFt������^*l PAGE tWO  THE ABBOTSFORD POST?  nliVi.'iMlfirif--"-"7^^  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  ���������Published Every Friday  J. A. Bates, Editor and Proprietor  FRIDAY, NOVEMt  ^r^SZ^.  .     Misiou City ami DibU ct Nycicomc  a vo>7 'PW*^^* spent than ...  The ������������������''������' ,*S|       men of U.e district who have re-  publicly welcom.ngthe ft. nU���������   >������        , 0 are assl���������.ecl from  five years with a great deal ot salis acUo    kno������    B  very nearly all. have������ an .mpor U      aU m lh. , ^       .^  S^ hfuJosHh'o die, no\ do the, lull .nota ot U,  ^l^nol^r the sam6 energy * WjOU,**?, - -;  ���������^ S^SSS" - h=^lt di^i &t iJereon  Lhe Fmser and it is our duty .to make that lact known  .,.���������,,,, .nir'VICTORYXOA^  COM.KS ANOTIIKR DUTY'  A T^e next gr at c   ty after the Victory Loan has bee* Bub-  ��������� ,-ih d will l.������ the education of our parliamentary men at Otsa������a  *n wMt manner it should be given, all are oi the opinion, we  Sink tUt something more should be done for the man who ha  ouoht our battles, with such cheerfulness.    Money m a greiu  man   ^ases eannot'recompense the returned man, but there is no  ouestiotSaTit is their right to be placed on the same fmancia  slancpne as though the war had not been.    It is most difiicult  or  he'feturned man Lo adjust himself to the present conditions  . ol" the country, they are so different from what the,^ were ������ ,^  No mar. can come back and start in where he left oil, noi can he  have been away from his home and family for a P^od^ lh  war and find his financial condition as good as when he went a  VPY for he has not the cash���������he may have earned it all i*gh.,  but he did not gpt il.    lie has a right to demand of our country  thai he receive as much as those w ho stayed at home:  Lt has been said that.the soldiers will have to form a party to  enter politics to get what they want. Let it not be writ m history that when the Canadian soldier retimed from the great wai  in Furope that the government of the day took so little heed to  the financial condition of the soldiers and their dependents that  to cpt what he wanted the soldier had to fight his way into pol-  iUcVin order to recuperate his financial condition in the country  Rather have it written that no country in the whole wide world  treated its soldiers better and that they were remunerated most  handsomely for helping to dow^KaJseHsm.  CANADA'S FUTURE "  DEPENDS ON LOAN  itendy   ICmpIoymcnt   and   Prosperity  Unties  on, Victory   Loan.  .Canada's futuro prosperity depends  10 a great extent upon the success of  'nc- Victory Loan. No country can  ���������xi.si upon trade within'its own bo'un-  ij.rics Cana-la counts on Hie trade..  ,vith Great Britain and oilier .allied  .-.onnines to keep the llooc'l oi' good,  ���������inus in the country.  Tlie surplus products of the. Ta.rni  \ni\ ilie factory find their way across  the seas.   The revenue of the farmci  md   lhe  manufacturer  is  dependent  >n tliis trade relalionsliip being sus-  ���������alned.    The   employment   of   many  nands   depends   on   the   orders   that  ,-ome to the (inn.    The pay envelope  inlycomcs with steady employment.  Great   Britain  and   overseas  countries are still desirous of continuing  trade    relations,    but,-  overwhelmed  with   war   expenses,   they   must   be  given credits for lhe time'being.  Thc  farmer  and   lhe   manufacturer   must  be paid for their products and manufactured articles in cash.   Therefore,  Canada-must -finance the proposition  to keep the tide of commerce coming  this way.    But in order (o have lhe  money on hand to do this great thing,  Canada must borrow from her people.  Tho Victory  Loan offers  bonds lo  subscribers paying 5%   per,cent, interest.    The   guarantee   behind    the  bonds makes them an absolutely safe  investment.    Victory  Bonds  are  accepted as collateral at any bank, and  can easily  be turned  into  money at  a profit.    It is then to the interests  of  every  Canadian  to ��������� subscribe  for  all the Victory Bonds he can, for it  is profitable,', it is patriotic, and it is  necessary   for   the   continued   prosperity of the country.  h. smile comes naturally when we meet our friends and  acquaintances face to face,.in.our offices, .at our homes, or  on"the street. And why should it not when the wires of  the telephone bring a caller, to us?        , "  Make your hello greeting genial' ^n^^^t^t  just who is talking, and a tone that-reflects both interest  and attention. ���������.-    -  BRITISH COLUMBIA TELEPHONE Co-  Limited  Stomach Troubles  Acute indigestion, clironic constipation are only forerunners of <-i-'H  Stones, ote.' Oct Hopalola, it:' will  ::orrecl. these and make life worth  living   ($n.fiO   treatment).  So!������   Miimifiiclaror.s  MKS. <iKO. S. ALMAS  51M  <lth  Avenue,  North,  riaskutooon  Dr.G.A.PoIiard  Dentist *  .|:������j HASTINGS Street, W.  (Over C.P.K.  I'k-k.  & Tel.  OlDoea)  VANCOUVER - B.C.  U is iiIwii.vh well to write or phono  i'or  appointments  CANADA NEEDS MONEY  *War   Expenditures   Still   to   Be   Met  From Proceeds of Victory Loan.  The war is over and won; but Canada's main expenditures for war will  not be complete until well on. into  1920. The $610,000,000 raised last  year has all been spent, $400,000,000  having been largely devoted to soldiers���������to maintaining '.hern, bringing them home, providing, the necessary medical services,.training them.  Most of the balance of the loan was  lent to Great Britain to enable her  to buy our surplus products. And  money is still necessary ��������� for soldiers, for. providing markets, for our  surplus products, for the needs ol  reconstruction. And' that is why another Victory Loan is necessary.  Canada still needs money, and needs  it badly. *  Wm. Atkinson.  General Auctioneer and  Live  Stock   Specialist. ������?Z*J  23 \ ears among tlie Stockmen of  r.he Fraser Valley. Am familar  .villi the different, breeds of live  ��������� luck and their values.  Address all communications to  Bi>\- 34 Chilliwack, B. C"  L DASHWOOD- JONES  13AR1USXUR  and  SOLICITOR  300 Rr-gero Bldg. Vancouver  Ccwasel, J. Milton Price.  <iy ������      Ail <  Funeral  Director  AGENT   FOR   HEADSTONES ,  Phone Connection. Mission City  FARMERS:  In the case of farmers, and  others who do not receive  returns until the - end of  season, bank managers are'  empowered to make loans  gainst the 1919 Victory  iJond issue for tbc period of  one vear, without requiring  periodical reductions to be  made in the  interim.  BUSINESS MEN:  Al! business men may finance  their Victory Loan purchases  Ihrouj.'h their local bank, np  lo ill, "least 90 per cent, of  their purchases, without iin-  piiiriiiK their ordinary credits  with the bank.    ���������  A Good Investment.  Speculation is one thing., Investment is another. The majority ol  citizens want an investment, not a  speculation. And they want a safe  investment. Victory Bonds fill thai  requirement as does no other investment. Because behind every bond  there is the national wealth of Canada��������� a wealth so great that it staggers the imagination.  Canadian Bank Clearings.  That Canada is well able to sup  port the Victory Loan is clearlj  shown by the Canadian bank clearings for the current year. They indicate that the year's total will exceed 515,000,000,000 compared with  $13,776,000,000 in 1918. And the  year's total clearings should be .throe  times those of 1909.  P. W. ROUNSEFELTj,  Treasurer provincial Committee  I"1 ipr OYP'E^ ���������  "All^ooiM'rpiirtdiasca of employees may be    financed    by the  <.,���������:>!oyer through his local bank, up to 90 per cent, of the-  .mount of lhe purchase.    Weekly or   monthly    payments on  .account of purchase may be arranged.through.the employer.  INDIVIDUALS: ������������������   .  Auvone may purchase 1919 Victory Bonds on ten monthly in-  'sl'ilmcnls by paying j0 per cent., and filling out an mstal-  n'i it cl-rd -Phese cards are handed to the bank specified^  ilii. purchaser, and the payments during the ten-month period  .paid in to the bank.  W.VER OF LOCAL BANK EXTENDED:  '   Pv arrangement between the Finance Minister and the Cana-  ,:;an T-;Md������-rs*- A-sncdalion, it is announced that where iiraneh  Asuws have a loaning limit for their branches, such, limits  nro lo  be  tlisres-ardcd   insofar as they may be  afiected by  'stances to finance 1919 Victory Loan subscriptions.  EVERYONE CAN AFFOKD A BOND!  Must Subscribe More  Dividing the people of Canada into  three classes ��������� the coiuparatively  poor, the moderately wealthy, and  the very wealthy ��������� it would seem  that'if contributions to the Viciory  Loans constitute service to the nation, the moderately wealthy class is  hardly doing its share. Of the money  subscribed to the Victory Loan 1918,  two hundred and seventy-one million  dollars ��������� were. in bonus of $5,000  and under, ninety-four millions iD  bonds of between $5,0U0 aud $25,-  000, and three hundred and onei; millions in bonds of $25,000 .and over.  Be true lo yourself.  Bonds.  Buy Victory  You did it before. You can do il  again.     Buy   Victory  Bonds.  Canada pledged her, last; man and  her last dollar. Redeem that pledge  in   Victory   Bonds.  if the fighting were still raging,  you wouldn't hesitate to buy Victory  Bonds.  MODELS WILL BE IN SHORTLY  BE SURE  To see them as there are some fine improve- ���������  ments,sucha������?  New Type Spring Hangars.  .  New Type Upholstery.  New Type Dashboard Arrangement  The,enamel is baked on this season.  We are running our new Garage at the  southend of Horne. Avenue next week.  CHEVROLET and DODGH AGENTS THE ABBOTSFORD POST  "G������"^rt3?T~'<  PAGE THREE  ��������� ^j-Aaitut-j  0  .^.^������������������vl ' :::':::':^"I|I^M!:;::::::::-������N  %.  Message  THIS is the .sixth War Loan  floated  in    Canada    since  the "War broke out.  It is the only "War Loan  floated in Peace times. .  Surely   it   is   the   duty   of  ��������� British Columbia to sh'ow her.  gratitude for Peace, and to tlie  Soldiers for what   they   have  accomplished.  This is a Peace Loan and a  "War Loan combined, and,  .therefore, it* should ,more  readily be oversubscribed than  any of the former Loans.  . Our Soldiers have,, made  their 'sacrifice.. It is nov/ for  us at home to "make ours.  British Columbia has never  failed to answer a ��������� patriotic  call.  She will not fail now!  W. .PL MALIGN,  Chairman, Provincial Committee.  ��������� information   is   d-Kuiii''-'-(1  ��������� '���������menUi!  number,  laul  , unit,  date,  ol"  d-.at'h,  as  o rt-sii- | liinnJ. mini:-,;or and a. premier ol .the  ;. name in mil. ' province ;ind* lesl the premiership by  riUHiv of  death,'ii  elerk  iu uiiu oi: his stores sol ling a  !lls,,nu and  location  oi cemoetry, l>!-''< ' I';*- P  cahl.' to lhe government, which  oi grave and address ] disqualified Colonel  Prior as a hold  I  land lot  number  !ol" next of Kiu ol Uiose deceased oi-  r.iccMS anil other ranks who a<'c interned in I'.vilisli Columbia other Hum  those, who died  vv'nil.'l in lhe <���������'  or ol  the oli.'ie.  tin--   premicr'sl  is alsio   nuenid  : |. himcrl'cll  wa  and  hi' had  to resign  j).     A.   i\   Humerl'e.ll  as a  can'ii'Oale.        Mr.  minister    of     linaene  those on ilio strength of the '."oldicrs'  Civil Re-esiahiishmeni. and nc'.i\e  militia in tho disiriei, as iin'oriiva!y>n  in the latter iussk are already_on I:.-;,  '-'his   iuP-onnation   hs   required,   in  i-Kii-jet oi*" ,   t ,  (a)  All ex-members oi  me vana..:  inn  lOxpedhionary  Korur.. (  Ihj   Members  ' of     the     Impenn.  Forces.  duriiiK 111o  luy, ser regim'.  Auoi h  U'illJCS  ;t a:iy  of j  prominent, fand'idaie is \V! 0.. r-'icliol,  i'.ianairiut; d'ireeior ii'iui virtually, pro-  uiieior of the Vnmoir. ei- Province.  Seme iwjniy yrais ago. Mr. Nh'hol  v.;:s ruti-ii'ii; a newspaper m Kaslo  iiud became acquainted with lion.  i'iewitt Hcstock. and in, this way went  io (he coast to become manager .ol  tho I'roviuee. which, win n msc- S'.art-  -d, was published iu Victoria.   ��������� Later  1 -u :'lev municipal council on Sntur-  d"n "last. I'ceiilud to organize a1 j road  paii'ol which will cover the entire  district.' Each,man will have -.:ertain  roads to look after throughout the  winter monlhs. draining off water-  holes and hv moans, of a few shoveei-  1'nlis of r;ra\-(.'l IN I hum up. In Una  vav de;p ruts and "chock-holes" will  |U''eliminated and lhe expense usually is. ivl on!'in the spring for heavy  | repairs- lo ���������existing roads clone away  .���������with.  ran.-y   t'liii^liVm 1 s    S(ii(ioiu-r.v , i>(    'lit"    Vr-1-  ��������� ,-r 'viiil'ry   Kwoi'd   ������,'i<'i"^y_^v>>>VNA~~'v~~~  il^^flvOPOF FIGS"  TO CONSTIPATED GUILD  u  is .raovci  (c)   Members of  the- Allied forces. " i  '      The general public is asked' to co- j iri ^iiargo.  lopcralo'iu this matter and any ini'or- , .,13  u.eam   c  i nnition in connection with the aoovo." (janacla.  and-as  elated   if   forwarded   to : pVCY;:it.c k; b:ie c.  1 ' ' of   the "Dominion  a:i  living easily on the  |   'to     Vancouver     and  moi-scd into a daily, with Mr. Nidiol ��������� tender little Stomach, Liver  ll     livll l.>   I      >'   " ������������������      ������  I  ilo gathered around him j  Delicious "Fruit laxative" can't .harm  little Storr  and  Dowels.  lhe   newspapermen  in  a  result,  today   the j    L(?ok   at   t]l0   tongue,   mofher!  .will   be  apiii'VcialCMl   n   :oi  |lhc District llecorcl Ohlf-er, i,I- 1).  1 ".'ill hall, Victoria.  B. C  tli-:  Wito  1 ������.': 11  "Jeut^mJii-C'ot'Oi'nor?  -. i ���������  i  eral wouhl-h<3 c;'.ndiii-  SOLDnOKS'   (JltAVKS  The Impeial Graves' Commissioner  will shortly visit Canada with a view  to,visiting cemetrics whore deceased  soldiers have been inferred to see  (hat all the graves of deceased soldiers are marked and nniintnined.  I'n order to have complete recor Is,  of  all''soldiers''graves of  all  ranks,  There r.i'O ������������verm wuwyi u..,u���������      -v- . 1.:(,1ltcnint-Kovoriicr, aiv.i  **������   ro,,'-l-l,������ ^Tl "!,.' Wl    Z I' f   he San s the pdsU.on it should be  governor  of   lmnsh   t olumb ... ,    ;���������   ,   ��������� ' -     ���������jKn.llloC11s- Sianunrd-Senaa-  tlie term of Sir i-'r;vi������k l-.armu.l f,ob-h   l- *'*-���������  the tirst. of Ji'.iiiuiry.Col. i'ner,  ad a.  for many years, h  liuvdware   busin-'.s  tlie refusal o  lierstootl, hut  ���������-���������(.���������cjpt the lienor.  who '. el.  Iirnnch of hi.-*  i.i   tliia .city   h is  the iio'.'ihion,  it is tin-  i-; reaiv' not anxious to  If  liu bij;- i;'ew.-:i)r:reV5 j ^J'J'-^,. "uitlc one's stomach, liver  Mr.   .N'it-hoi   i- : ajic;- bowels   need   cleansing   at    ence.  When   peevish,   cross,   listless,   doesn't  =lfep, cat or act naturally,' or is fever-.  ���������'{*ii   stomach sour, breath bad; has sore  throat   diarrlioia,  full   of   cold,   give   a  teaspoonful. of "California Syrup^ of  J'icrq" and in a few hours ail the ioul,  constipated vpsfce, undigested food- and  50Ur bile gently moves out of its litt.8  bowels without griping, and you have a  -.vr-11.   playful   child   again.     Ask   your  i nm^t   for   a"  bottle   of   "Calitorma  I ^Vnip of Figs," which' contains fu������l  ���������i-Vpptions for babies, caildron of ah ages  u:ny side of the  ;.-, .       Personal!-- h.e ins d'Mie more  r-M''������ voviiu-e-o!''!i:ifi'ii Columbia  twrou-h   His   .iov::.;pp.i;'.-r  and _ IikI'vkI-  m:ily than the avers������t? '.-oiidiaate toi  '.\)V   ������-aii.u".c,v  On the recommendation of the r.iu-  has been a ca-! nicipal engineer,  Mr  -n,.^r.v.^n      the   and for grown-ups.  |<P  Fond parents dream of a bright future  for their children.    ,  They dream of the literary and misdeal  education they are going io give their  daughter, and cf the high position she wnl  take in her sphere of womanhood.  They dream of ihe education they are  going to give their son and vision him. some  day as a clergyman, a famous lawyer, an  eminent physician, a prominent financier,  or a captain of industry.  But to make these dreams come true  ���������or even  partly true���������requires foresight,,  planning and money.  To  provide  the  money what  plan so  wise as to buy Victory Bonds for each child?  Thousands of parents bought Victory  Bonds for their children in 1917 and 1918.  Surely you will be among the thousands  of loving parents who will buy Victory  Bonds for their children���������this year? -    -  Victory Bonds may be bought on instalments at such easy terms that every parent  who so wishes may buy  's5r  ictory Oonds I'  Issuscd by Canada's Victory Loan Committee  in co-operation with the Minister- of l- inance  of the Dominion of Canada.  ~%T  Ycmr- \JL  r    y  ���������/5f I'ACiE FOUR  THE ABBOTSFORD'POST, ���������ABBOTSFORD, B. C  TAYLOR & HUMPHREY  (Late Henderson & Taylor)   ,  CIVIL KNGINICHltS & SU1LVM0VOKS  THAN THE BEEP  PORK,' VEAL and other Fresh Meats  Purchased from   . .  WHITE & CARMICHAEL  Successors to C. Sumner  GIVE US A TRIAL FOR A MONTH AND BE CONVINCED  Abbotsford, B.C.  ICE MEAT,  T.  fX  M.  1  T'  I.  ?]QTTTT  13.    C.    Phone    4 1.  Farmers' J'hone 1909  Mrenso No. 9-VZ\YM  Agent   for   the  Bsaxamaeaiam  Your Buildings against Fire. Because  cent more than a few years ago. Yet  increased.  .rebuilding   costs   100  Insurance  rates   have  per  not.  H  0. HARTLEY, Abbotsford, B: C.  Kep resent Sum-  Hoard  Companies  Only  FARMERS' BUSINESS  ' For tlie past 55 years, this Bank lias given particular attention to the business of Farmers.  We have helped many over the rough places, and have  aided many more to the highest plane of success.  We- are prepared to extend you every aid within legitimate banking practice. Come in at any time, you are always welcomed.  Thousands of farmers who bank exclusively with this  institution have done so since their beginning. Then-  Banking connection is for life, yet the only bonds that bind  them to this Bank are the ties of service, progressiveness,  promptness and sound advice.  THE MERCHANTS BANK OF CANADA  Established 1864  Mission  City Branch  F. J. ROCHE, Manager.  Aladdin Lamp'  The  best  Lamp  to  be had  JJEMEALBEH  A   (rial   means   No   Expense.  TKOUBLF.       NO  OBLIGATION'  ABBOTSFORD,   IJ.   C,  Harold Thompson Wm. Wingrcvo, J.  L'. Brown, *\\\ Pratt, W. J. Brack ley.  Mr. Till, H. Jennings, Mr.' McPher-  son, W.- Thompson, A. Laxton, J.  Rhodes, .F. S. Taylor, C. Plumridge,  F. White,. A.-Lampard, G. Robinson,  N. Robinson, A. M. .Clark, \V. K.  Plumridge, Ben Peach, M. Delough-  ery, F. Davidson, L. U. Wilson,, \V.  Gunn, H. MclCw.911, S. McEwcn, A.  \V. Mcintosh,-James'Brown, T. i\  Jones, Mr. McliJwen, M. P.- Astlcy, D.  Bryant, Mr. Mourant, Win. Grant. I<\  Judd, P. Cox, H. Baker',' J. Galliford  Mr. Ward, Mr. Wallace, Mr. Kerr,  Mr. Evltt,  C. S. Cook and others.  Don't Delay ordering your Christmas  Pastry. By having your order placed early  uou are sure that you will be supplied with  'our nice fine Meat Pies, Home-Made Mince  Meat, Almond Paste for Cakes. - See our  Window.   It will sure make you want to  buy r  License  No.   S-SSuOS  Llcanbe No.   5-1088  ALBERT   LEE, ��������� Grocer and   BaKer  THE W. C. T. U. PKOCiKAMJH''  "COltDlAli-WHLOOMK  TO THE  KKTUHiXMl)   SOLDIERS   HISIIK  (From' Fraser Valley Record)  Tuesday evening, Armistice Day,  1919, will be remembered in Mission  City as the dato of one of the most  successful social gatherings in the  history of the district, held for the  purpose of bidding welcome to the  returned soldiers of the district,  their wives, their sisters, their mothers and their sweethearts. The big-  skating rink was filled to overflowing  and some 4 00 people sat down to  one of the best banquets it was possible to  partake of in any  district.  The bugle call sounded about 7  p. m. when all sat down except the  members of the Red Cross and the  1.  O.  I"). E.   who. acted as waitresses  After the banquet had been enjoyed Reeve J. A. Catherwwxl,' who occupied the chair, said it had been  impossible to welcome all ths boys  back in any other way than a gathering liko the present, on account of  their coming at different times, but  the ladies of the district had this evening done their best to e-xtond a  'hearty welcome to our returned soldiers, who had rendered such excellent service overseas.  , Tho chairman spoke of the cheerfulness of all present and that it was  tills cheerfulness which had carried  the boys through to Victory- "It  gives me great pleasure to welcome  you back on beha-lf of the citizens  of the district", he said.  The toasting began with one to  the King; Dr. Stuart proposed the  Piincc of Wales'; Mr. \V. II. Mathew-  son, The army and Navy, and coupled  with it the name of Mr. Win. Aves,  ���������who replied in well chosen words;  Rev. .1. \V. Weatherdon, of All.Saints  Rev., C. MeDiarriiid, of the Presbyterian church, Rev. G. B. Ridland of  the Mothodist church and Mr. W.'J.  Mansoit on behalf of Rev. Father  Rohr told how that gentleman was  unable to be present, extended to  the soldiers their welcome back on  behalf of'i'.ni; various churches, while  Mr. W. J. Manson made a line  speech welcoming the boys, ho in :\ lie  said the present gathering was only  made possible by the fact that tho  men of. Canada, of British Columbia  and tho men of Mission and district  had so nobly reHjionded to the call  of arms.-. They had giv;>ii up everything and joined Canada's army to  fight for the safety of those at home.  Had thoy not answered the call, and  won, we might this evening have  been here, forced into this building  guard, which would have been niucn  different than being asked to subscribe  to  Victory   bonds. ,   Now   tliai  by the cruel tyranny of a Prussian  the world was saved for democracy  let us pave ourselves���������the greatest  fight to my mind, said the speaker.  ���������The war before us is the war of democracy which must be obtained for  die  whole  race.  Lieut. Brasscy replied on behalf of  the -soldiers, saying we 'all went to  do our duty, and carried that out.  Followed by "For He's a Jolly Good  Fellow." and then came the cheers  of the evening.  Next followed the Silent Toast to  those soldiers  who   did   net   return.  Lieut. McKenzie proposed a toast  to The Ladies, which was replied to  by Mrs. (Dr.) Stuart; and Mrs. T.  Fripp of Hatzic added a few woras  oi" welcome to our returned soldiers  whom she hoped would have a good  time that evening.  - Rev. Mr. Dlarmid proposed the  toast to the Press which was responded to by Mr. Vidal, a returned soldier, and present that evening to report the gathering for his  paper.  The programme followed' with a.  tenor solo by Mr. Alex. Wallace of  Now Westminstor, and Mr. Meiizies  of Vancouver, the Scotch comedian  followed with some selections; and  Mr. Fred Bannister accompanied,  making an ospecial hit when he  played,'Keep the Homo Fires Burning.'  After the programme came the  dance which was greatly enjoyed.  Great credit is due the ladieB of  the Red Cross and their energetic  president, Mrs. Keeves, who extended  the pleasant smile -and glad hand to  each and all aa they entered the hall  that evening. Many, willing hands  made the evening's work a pleasure  aud the various committees did well  It was one of the grandest evenings over spent in Mission City.  The following were noticed among  the returned men: Dr. McQuarrie,  Harold Henry, P. Hughes, A. Mc-  Crae, Charlie C?.de, E. Hickling, A.  Miller, C. G. Clarkson.-J3. Varcoe.  C. H. Apps, Marlow Shook, R. N.  Brassey, Gordon Cox, E. J. Christie  Howard Chester, H. Jameison, P.  C. Pritcliard, J. McKenzie, Mr. Aves,  Mr. Roberts, Mr. Harrison, R. Appleby,, Andrew Wilson, Fred Gibbard,  A. ,S. Rankin, N. Robinson, W. J.  Coates,  Cainillo Giog,  A.  Harhridge,  B. Topper, C. E. Gooding, W.Winde-  bank, Geo. Edwards, S. Clark, T.  Clegg, W. J. Newman, C. Foley, Mr.  Dinsmore, W. B. Robinson, W. Murray, D. Ryder, Win. Taylor, Mr.  Cowan, F. Plumridge, Mr. Link, Mr.  Christie, N. Winch, Mr. McKenzie,  J. Brad well, R. A. Dempster,, F.  Tapley, G. M. Croil, PL Peters, C.  Stokes, W. J. Hennings, Ralph Mad-  dison, Aubrey Clark, Wm, Mathoson,  Our Aim���������To Upbuild Our  Nation  September���������Convention report���������  Reading; Sanitation in the Home, by-  Mrs. Wilson.  October���������The Child of Today ouv  Future Citizen, Mrs. Sol lo way.  Vocational Training for our Young  People  by. Mrs.  Ernest Manzer.  November���������Canada's Future, Mrs.  John   Munro.  Comparison of the Puritan Sabbath  and the modern Sabbath and the influence of tho Sia,bbath on a nation,  Mrs. McDiarmid.  Song���������"The Maple. Leaf."  , December���������The  Rural Woman  as  a citizen, Mrs. Plargitt.  Suggestions as to procedure in a  family where the mother is unable to  do the heavy work, or when she  wishes to give more time to the children, Mrs. Card and Mrs. Keeves.  January���������The. Value of Religious  Training to the Child, Mrs. Ridland.  Mother's Hymn.  February���������Sketch of Frances Wil-  lard's   Life. ���������  Should parents prepare their children for parenthood and marriage,  Mrs. Hollanquist and Mrs. Darby.  March���������Tho Nationalization and  Canadianization of the Foreigner, by  Mrs. Galliford.  Fight for the Betterment of the  Nation, Mrs. Mandale.  Song���������"O, Canada."  April���������The Value of the Moving  Picture for our young People (educationally),  Mrs.   Rankin.'  The General Influence of the Movies on the Physical Life of our  Young   People.  Music.  May���������Annual-Election. ���������  Stamping out the venereal disease.  Wets Defeat the Drys  Columbus, Nov. 11.���������The complete  official returns from all counties of  the state show that the wets defeated Ohio's ratification on. the national  prohibition amendment by 535 votes  The drys are hopeful errors may be  uncovered in their favor and are filing a recount petition.  Contempt of Court  v  In a. rural court the old squire hod  marie a ruling so unfair that thr'ie  young lawyers at once protest-*1, a-  gainsr such a miscarriage of .iu-v'co  The squire immediately fined ea,;h of  the lawj c-ra five dollars for contempt  of couif.  "���������'lieit1 was silence, and then an older lawyer walked slowly to the front  of the room and deposited a ten-dollar bill with the clerk. He then addressed the juti^e as follows:  "Your honor, I wish to state that  I have twice as much contempt for  this coun; as any man in the room."  Whist l>n>c Tonight  The Great War Veter? is are  holding their-.whist drive J;o-  night ami the proceeds will go  to help furnish the already fine  rooms. The drive is only one  of many that are to take placo  this winter.  Mr. B. B. Smith lias resigned  as school trustee as he is leaving the town. He has been : a  most valued member of the  school board and Abbotsford regrets losing his services as a  trustee.  See me now about that Insurance  9  i  0  I have a large and^splendid  supply._of_  Raspberry Canes for sate'at low. prices. ,  Finest quality.  Abbotsfcid  Farmers' and Travelers  trade solicited.  Newly Furnished  Thoroughly Modern  M.   MURPHY,  PROPRIET-  HUNTINGDON,  B   C.  On the claim that it is "Cheaper Advertising" than  newspaper advertising, a good many unnecessary advertising schemes are sold to business men.  The plans for buying are usually made in the home at  the warm fireside, not when the family is on an amusement jaunt.  Supplementary advertising,includes  outside of newspaper advertising.  all   advertising  .11  n  <3s>  Now is the time to get your supply of Butter Wrappers for  summer months.  Get them at BATES' PRINTING  OFFICE.  n*  ^SSa^T*?*^^  mm&

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