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 l������tf  ',������>  ft  1  ������  Tl/-'  m  If  I  ���������ftMfo PI  ^M^^f^M^^  ;J/%\?,  mcor  "Tlie Huntingdon Sia?"  \7  Vol, XV., No. 3.  ABBOTSFORD. B��������� C.  FRIDAY,   NOVEMBER    23, .19.1.7  l't.'J ;'"?!  ���������8  $1.00 per Year  .v2KS&Ea&3t^^  H  Vol. I.  .4 sLa      KJ  &"{j-'������I  I  '.$20,000.victokv loan bonds  PUKOHASIOI) BY THIS l>IST!lH!rl  Our Goods two the Best  ft ������    f&s  ax.ZBir.-.'BBsisiuz:  P3  Our Xmas stock of Toys, Dolls, Games, etc.  ���������   have just arrived.     They are a   dandy  assor tmen I.  am  Gvc-y Union  Flannel, per yard ' 50<������  Ail wool, good weight English Flannel, per yard .. . .$1.00  .Heavy 'Cotton Shirting per yard . ... . 30d  .Good strong Bath Towels, per yard, 75$ and $1.00  Men's Tweed Caps with Fur pull-downs, 75^ to . ;. .$2.00,  Boys' worsted ribbed stockings, a pair, 75^ and $1.00  Women's Cashmere stockings, a,pair,. 65f and ..-..-... 85������  "Fen's Heavy Wool and union sox, a pair, 25, 35, 40, 50^  a:id ' 75^  Iran's Heavy Tubbed Undersuits, per garment . .^ImSO  Boys' Penman, Cotton mixture, per garment 7S^  Ladies' Waists, each 75^- to ������������*������������������<  Tho district is composed of Abbotsford and the municipality of Mats-  tliii for the purchase of the Victory  Loan drive, and everybody is busy,  either buying a Victory bond or two  or rustling with a view to Inlying  bet'oro the end of the period.  Tho comniIU.ee is composed of, the  Matsqui council with Reeve McCallum, chairman, and Councillors iVIel-  ander, Jwen -Phinhey and Aish, from  the municipality and Messrs J. A. Ma-  Gowan, J. J. PIuminor, Samuel Campbell and P. It. Peeled secretary.  These men are all well known and  If.it your idea to buy a-bond why it  is up to you to do so at an early  date.  It is likely that the amount purchased will be considerably more than  the amount mentioned as the district  has a reputation for doing what it can  to bring the war to-a close.  One important item in the purchase  of the-, canvass for Victory bonds, is  the purchase of a small number  of-  bonds by an Austrian residing in  district.  PUflSPJ  Conservatives and Liberals .foin hi  Support of the (.'liilfiivuck Unionist:  Nominee.  ' ETC! L-J T  NOMIN FES   RETIRE  At a singularly united and enthusiastic convention held in Abboffjford  on .Friday last' Liberal and Consorva-  tiyo Unionists of (he Westminster  District Federal riding selected iYlv.  IP. 13. Stacey, a life-long Liberal, as  the Unionist nominee for the constituency. In accepting the nomination  Mr. Stacey pledged direct'support to  the Union government, asvproposod  by Sir Robert LJorden, and stated be  could no longer bold with the principles as enunciated by bis old chiei-  .   ,,.      ���������.   , tain,   Sir   Wilfrid   Laurier,   especially  Miss   Urquhart  and   Miss   Graham l. , .    ,,     _,..,.,  spent the week endiu Vancouver. , m rcs'lird lo lhe *"Mw Service Act.  Mrs. R. J. Shortreed. jr.. is visiting       There were 1.12 delegates .in attend  in Abbotsford..-1 ^-'V.'^^-^-4'-:":-'������������������ ���������--'���������"'��������� j-'ahee at'Uhe couve'nfion front. alLYj'arfs  Mrs. King, Irvine and Emily Alan-1 0rthc riding and they included many  u were in Vancouver on Saturday.     ,. ., ���������   ���������       .       ,    ��������� ,. lt  Mrs. Fraser and Mrs Stephens were .0i ^1^ most prominent men ol. the old-  no  i R<aGfr anj Purest Stock of Groceries  m .oesi an  .  1 always on hand.  <^-   I  -_,^..������. I..IJ1������1WVII  ������tm  ..J������H,i.,..CT,CT^UU..|������J������  i  1    "LJ Bt  Trade where the Trading is Good"  ^C**  | Gazley Block  ABBOTSFORD, B. G  By CISSY  A friend oi' the soldiers who has  had experience in Graphology, offers  to tell the character of readers of th ���������  Fraser Valley Record, from their  handwriting.  Specimens are to be written on one  side ot the sheet of   unruled    paper  and to consist of a quotation,    poetical or otherwise, of    at    least    fou  lines.    .If is not    necessary    for   the  writers to sign their    names.      Anj  .nom'de plume, or initial    that    wil  distinguish  each  one's  own  dellnea  tion will suffice.  With each specimen, we ask for the  small sumtof ten cents; and all proceeds will be divided equally .between  the Patriotic and Prisoners of wai  'Funds. Address correspondence tc  Box 0 Mission City.  DONNfE (Huntingdon)- ��������� -Quick  with hands, feet and tongue, comprehends clearly, bos a good memory  can judge events and people; has  not enough self-confidence;, is contradictory���������e. g. both yielding and  exacting; longs to revel in luxury;  can concentrate well and has strength  of mind. j  MERRY SUNSHINE, (Abbotsford))  ��������� Is well balanced by her contradictions! Has quite a .'ui of vitality and,  happiness, is ardent, good humored,  prudent, thrifty, firm, steadfast, reliable, rather inflexible, never carried  awav by the romantic or visionary.  VV A R YVI DO W, (A bbots f or tl) ���������Visionary, also practical, very kind fo  children and domestic animals, or  pels of any kind; very candid, has  quite  a   bit  of   power,   rather  over-  confidential, loquacious, sincere, fair-  minded and quite attractive.  AUDREY���������Lively, ambitious, turbulent, talented, possesses a spice of  genius undeveloped, forgiving, kind  impatient of restraint or contradiction, fervid, charitable, successful in  all-her undertakings. Subject to melancholy moods.  BERNARD���������Facility of expression  wit, would deal, principally with the  life, manners,habits and customs a-  round him rather than with the intangible or ethereal, strong in feelings, defensive or attacking: i. e.���������  would stick up for the poor and oppressed, sincere, sociable, proud, sensitive, possesses power of organization, versatility and presence of mind  AMOR-���������Rather hard to delineate  as the writer .is either a child or else  uses the pen very seldom; thus individualities are undeveloped in the  writing. Indications are. mechanical tastes, strength, , deliberation,  steadiness, patience, colness, the natural tendency is toward ease and  pleasure, rather a lack' of readiness  of perception and bashfulness.  HAPPY���������Difficult, for the same  reason as the writing of Amor. Neat  orderly, constructive, buoyant, has  sense of duty, dignity, a plodding determination, and obedience as well as  strictness in ideas concerning other  people.  NEWS FROM THE FRONT  It is within the range of possibilities that Pte. Sam Giles may be  home for his Christmas dinner  Pte. Wellington Keeves has again  been wounded. Word was received  to that effect on Wednesday morning.  This time it is a "gun shot in the  eye." His many friends will hope it  is not severe.  political parties in the Westminster  ���������district. They accorded the selected  candidate a most enthusiastic reception and 'pledged him their support,  predicting a sweeping victory should  oposition be forthcoming. Old political animositeis were apparently forgotten and the utmost unanimity prevailed.  Mr. Chas. \V. Munro, the Liberal  nominee, who withdrew recently in  order to pave the way for a Union  convention, declined, at the outset of  the meeting to accept nomination.  Through President Stacey of the Liberal Association he announced that  domestic reasons would prevent Id's  accepting any nomination at this time  It is understod that the illness of  his wife is the chief cause of his retirement.  Nominations were made by ballot  and nine names were suggested by  the delegates. Mr. Stacey received a  very large majority of the noniinat-  son  "    M  in Vancouver Monday  Messrs Tom and William.McClen-  aganwere home last week end before  ���������leaving for eastern States Tor drilling. -  Mr. Deagle is honie again and on  his old job.  Miss Hill-Tout and a friend were  down from Vancouver for the W. A.  whist party last Friday night and  stayed over the week end. ���������  Miss Florence Parton was home for  ���������a few days.  Mr. Walter Wells is moving out to  Mr. Main's place and Mr. J. King is  going in Mr. Wells' house.  Last Friday the Red Cross Society served dinner to the delegates  attending the Union convention. A-  bout $65 was taken in. The visitors  gave the Abbotsford ladies great  praise for the dinner they served.  The W. C. T. U. had the pleasure  of having Mrs. Spoi'ford here" en  Tuesday, and she gave an excellent  address.  ��������� The new water system of the public school is nearly ready and it is  hoped the teachers *vont try to drink  the well dry. We know the children  Wont.  The W. A. progressive whist drive inS Allots cast and tho other can-  was quite a success last Friday. Some didates one by one withdrew. The  thirteen or fourteen tables were play- others nominated included men of  ed Mrs. Roberts received the ladies ijofch 1)oliLical imrLil^ Imt ;il[ for 1Pt.  1st- prize   and   Mr.   Weir,   Snr.   the  .    .  gentleman's first prize and Mr. Smith IOiUStU' were Mcsars William .1. Man-  the consolation. The Tapp orches- son, Mission City; Wiiliam McNeil oi  tra played for the dance afterwards. Vancouver; L. A. Agassiz of Agassi;'.':  Word has been received that Mr. G> W- Muur0) chi 1 Iiwiiclc; U. J. Uar-  Copeland has  ucen gassed and   that   ,        r��������� .,,.  "Chappy"   is   killed.   No   particulars   be,'������  Chiliiwack;   P.   D.     Roe.     Hun  however have been received. Alody;  J. McLeod, Sardis; and P. H.  Sergt. Thomas Hutton    who     left   Wilson, Chiliiwack-. For a short time  withthe 131st is reported as having  0Illy  R  |0okc(]   ]ihii a   coni.,jSt.   with  paid   the supreme sacrifiie,  also. ,r 0. -,,.--,       ,   ,  '���������a������������^"[r-(f  ., ,,-r.,. ,<���������(���������,. .���������������������������. i   . Messrs btacey. Mcaoi   and Agassi/, in  Sergt Hutton was afterwards transferred to the 47th and later decora- Llle '''inning for the nomination,. Iho.  ted for distinguished conduct receiv- others   having  withdrawn.     Mr.   IVIu-  ing the medal about two months ago Neill, who entered the room at that  He-was a South African war veteran.   ,.,������������������,..,,,.    ���������..   . ,     .   ,       -M  . ,  TT        .,   . ���������  ,        .. ,        i moment, asked leave to withdraw h:a  He resided for a number ol. years here j  making   friends   who   will   sympatb-  uauie 1'roin nomination and Mr. A������-  ize with  Mrs.   Hutton  who  now  re-  assiz did the same.  Sides in Vancouver. |     in accepting the nomination.-'thus  Mrs.  Zeigler received  word  per aj  telegram that-Manlius was at Quebec,  and would leave for home in a day  or two.    It was not known that lie  uess of his-task as a member of  had left England. ' exemption   tribunal  under the  Milit-  t We  see  Mr   J.   R.  McMenemy  of Scvvjce Acf;    JJe Ay;iS c0Ju  .,  New Westminster here again,    lie is .,    .  buying stock. It0  te '   soine  young  men   that   thoir  Joe Olson is in Vancouver over a j reasons  for  not giving military ser-  week now.  His Nomination Made Unanimous'sib  .Mission City on Saturday by the  Witluiniw.'il of 3]uri'siy.  CONDEMNS BORDEN R12GIME  unanimously presented   to   him,   Mr,  Stacey    referred  to  the  unpleasant-  Major P. B. -i-I. Ramsay of Chiliiwack, a veteran of the present war  having but lately returned from  France and Flanders, where he saw  service with the 102nd Battalion,  was the choice of a fairly representative Liberal convention held here on  Saturday last in the Victor Theatre.  On Monday his nomination was made  as (be champion HtaiKlii.rdboaror Co  the Laurier Liberals in the present  election. ' i-  The selection of Major Ramsay was  made unanimous by' the withdrawal  of Mr. George M. Murray, a Vancouver newspaperman. Mr. Murray, in  ��������� w.itl-uli'cWi'ir.^v-'-wdc;-" teudertd" a- great;  ovation, it being declared that by bis  -action he had, turned wliat would  have been a defeat into a, moral victory. He was later chosen as president of the newly formed association  which will organize the campaign for  the major. >  The formation of a new association  was made necessary by the proceedings of Saturday morning when the  officers of    the    district    association,  were read out of the party for having  attended   a   fusionist  gathering.  Following the action the convention  declared itself to. be a free and open  meeting  ot   Laurier Liberals,   calleu  together  by common    purpose    and  common  desire   to   nominate  a  candidate for political honors.  This was not accomplished, however,   without some  discussion.  Messrs Donald Downie, F. C. Wade  K.C., C. L. Patterson, C. L. Merritt  and other well known Liberal campaigners of other days and constituencies were present. It was Mr.  Downic's active, and apparently unsolicited participation in the meeting  Mini led (o Ihe discussion of credentials and lhe right of "outsiders" to  .ai-e part in the deliberations of lhe  meeting.  Mr. Murray led his forces against,  the admission of the visitors to the  ������������������onnsels of the party, and met his  iirst defeat when the meeting decided to allow Mr. Downie to occupy lhe  ilooi- and the attention of die nieei-  Jng as long and as often as he pleased. Mr. Wade had previously been  admitted to the good graces of the  assembly by announcing himself as a  messenger 'from Sir Wilfrid Laurier.  During the luncheon recess his status ���������,  developed into that of a "technical  delegate.'' and improved again when  lie ���������made the announcement that he  was an erstwhile resident of the riirf-  triet. having a summer home on the  North Arm.   ' .  Having thus proved himself as "one  cf the boys" Mr. Wade accepted a  place on the resolution committee,  and later seconded the nomination oi:  Major Ramsay, moved by Mr. A. Parr  At the -morning session the meet-  Mr. Hill of Hill's store remains a-  bout the same, and we are encouraged in the fact that he is holding  his own.  vice to their country were not sufficient and he fi-it that he could | ing had accepted the Laurier niani-  not face these men if he allowed his | Vesto as recently published, for the  personal desires fo stand in the way sole guidance'.of the party, and had  of. coming forward at this time to do  done so to the exclusion of Mr. Hector   ��������� 'j his part in the service of his  coun-  Ferguson,  a  prominent  Port   Hanev  If you are after that cheque that  tl..r  Albert Lee is telling you about in his  advertisement 4on't forget that the  pile of tea is gradually growing smaller.  The candidate deprecated his lack  "^^Coinin^uefl^on^T^sT"Page)       *  Liberal, who declared that he coubl  not vote or  work  for the  repeal  of  vContlDt.ed on Last Page) THE ABBOTSFORD POST, ABBOTSFORD, B. c.  TIMC AIlBOTMl-'OUD POST,  t-'nLii;-.H1.-U    ni-ry-   Ki-Way    by    the   i'osi  I'lilUi'dilri;/  i 'iiriir"'".  A '.vciiKiy .Jiiui-iiiil ill-.uii-ii in Li 10 lnlor-  (!-.('.   ul   /i r,tji>i..-,i<ii'<i   and   am;' -'UnJluy clla-  ( IK' (  AiUortisiiif;   Union  made  know.    Ii up-  I j'.tiAl, AI'VI-it.'T.iSlNCl-- -I': con Is. per  line (ui- first liuuti'llon, uud 8 oentn a. lino  viir u-i xiii,-i<M|iii!iii (.���������uii-i������':iilivij insertions.  L'iv Siilbbolutli���������MeUhoa: for aur Jijfi'u1  till'    vinvoviiJiiojn,.  ...,,  ., ���������.���������),*?_. I.j,i..,i_,:..--i-'r���������r���������.^  " VlilDAV," NO VK Ml J10 It JiH,   I !) I 7  .Fw'soiml   "MxiK'.jissj      Accounts  HVJilcIi   (>.u   1)0 <J������I. 'Down.  JCvory citizen is probably ready  to accept Llie abslracl. priucipte  that tho practice of thrift and  economy, with (.ho object of ac-  cum.nuiating   the  wherewithal  i'oi'   purchasing .war  bonds,   is  good for his compa.trioln;   but  not all o!" us have applied that  iirniciple to our,  personal   affairs to the extent that is desirable.    It may not thou  be out  of place fo briefly outline practicable methods of    saving    by  which each one may get. together'  some  additional  dollars  or  hundreds pf dollars for the admirable- purpose of  lending, to  the government.   ,     When the  way is thus plainly charted, refusal to take it is more likely  .to  involve us  in  trouble with,  our respective consciences.  The expenditures of individual producers are mainly ua-  der the following heads: rents,  board, or interest on mortgages  semi-capital outlay on such  things as house furniture, pianos, victrolas, motor cars, etc.,  wages paid to domestic or personal servants; provisions; a-  museincuts and tile outlay on  tobacco, beer and spirits; holidays or vacation. Probaly if |  any of us sit down and severely  analyze the personal expenditures as above classified, we  should find a field for war loan  savings under several of the  heads. In view of the urgency  of the Allies' need of funds, it is  essential that every one overhaul the expense account with  the object of saving every possible dollar for supporting our  great cause. It has become bad  form during the past three  y-jars to give ostentatious or expensive entertainments and social functions; and similarly,  car amusements, recreations,  hoiidayings, have taken on a soberer aspect. A certain amount  of expenditure in this time is  necessary in order to sustain  health and maintain, productive  ��������� capacity. It is for each one of  us to say to liis conscience that  his outlay for such purposes  canot be further reduced with  out injury to health or impairment to energy. If we cannot  say this, there is only one thing  to do��������� and that is to apply the  knife, and divert the salvaged  funds into the war loans. As  regards the outlay on provisions  and the expenditure on tobacco  beer, whiskey, wane, etc., we  should have the courage to apply the same rule. In the cases  .������::' (he poor and of people of  a;;-dorate means, the high prices have already forced them  to  practice the severest ecoii-j  omy in   connection  with  their j  ,. ������������������-���������������������������.. i  expenditures    for provisions���������j  but the well-to-do and the rich;  Ort :i, in some instances, do good  i:'.rvlce '/> their country and to  m.uiki/iU through further regulation of the kind referred to.  To get good results and    to]  make healthy   or   satisfactory  "recoveries" from the expense  account, which will be available  for war loan subscriptions, it  is necessary to have the hearty  co-operation of the female  members of the family; In  many households it is the case  that the women are more enthusiastic savers than the men,  and far more ready to cut out  the expenditure on non-essentials; and in the households  where they still spend money  freely for things they could do  without, it is probably because  they do not realize the grave Issues that are at stake, and the  great importance of having-every family conserve its monetary resources.  Sel'f-dcnial in the matter . of  buying new furniture, pianos,  etc., if generally or universally  or universally practised, would  give the Finance Minister- many  additional millions of dollars  for carrying on the war. With  respect to automobiles used for  pleasure it is not only the capital expenditure that is lost to  the national expenditure, but  also the cost of operating o.  running the cars. For-example  if a well-to-do citizen enters into an agreement with his conscience, that owing to'the warj  he will postpone for two years j  the purchase of a $2,000 car,1  perhaps  the. loyal  observance  by him of this agreement would  sot free $3,500 in tlic'.two years  for war loan purchases. To a  certain extent,, this applies to  purchases of furniture, etc. In.  view of the sacrifices made every day by the members of our  expeditionary forces, it shouh  not seem hard for "stay-at-  homes" to defer for a, year-or  two the purchase of new furniture or other items not absolutely necessary. A careful analysis in- each individual case of  the several subdivisions of personal expenditures, if undertaken in,the right spirit by a million Canadian families, might  lead to the provision of a,if extra  $100,000,000 in the course of a  year for war purposes.  'COAL for-DELIVERY  Abbotsford "Feed Store  Cash   Willi   Older   '  IS TEE WORLD'S  fcr������r^igMigWKiw(Ww?i8iw������n������igrafaiK;>(ftf  J.. H. JONES  Funeral Director  Furnisher of Funeral Supplies  iii.  Phone Connection. Mission City;?;  MS!M^M^MMMM^M]E^MM^M.  It is manufactured  tobacco in its purest  form.  It has a pleasing  flavor.-- '  ���������  It "is tobacco scientifically prepared  for man's use.  tixanaawiaiiiumxmsvfcwn^xiiim^  #  ABBOTSFORD   DISTRICT  BOARD CF' TRADE  President, Mope  Al.mson    Secretary, N. Hill  of Abb-of-sford, B. C.  <  Meeting Held First-Monday of Each. Month  4  Write the secretary regarding manufacturing sites  with unexcelled shipping 'facilities and cheap power  or inior.mM tion regarding the farm and fruit lands of  the 'district, and industries already established, Jjj  V.  tiave i on Kong!!  LM.-0Ul������l  -V  39&.  r <  The Minister of Finance otters for Public Subscription  9  oan  ������j> g-  Gold Hoxids  ���������   $150,000,000 ���������a/0  -Bearing interest-from December 1st, 1917, and offered.in three maturities, the choice of which is optional with the subscriber,  as follows:  5 ye:ir Bonds due December 1st, 1022  10 year Bonds due December 1st. 1027  20 year Bonds due December 1st, 1937  This Loan is authorized  under =Act of the Parliament of Canada, and both principal and interest are a charfie upon the Consolidated  Revenue Fund.  The amount of  this issue is 8150.000.000, exclusive of the amount (if any) paid by the surrender of bonds of previous issues.    The Minister ol l-inanca  however, reserves the right to allot the whole or any part of the amount subscribed m excess ot ..������lo0,000,000.  The Proceeds of  this Loan will be used for  War purposes only, and v.ill be spent wholly In Canada.  Principal and Interest r>ayar>Je in Gold  Denominations:    $50, $100, 5500 and 51,000  Subscriptions must be in sums of $">0 or multiples thereof,  Pri  General at  'rincipal payable without charge at the Office of the  Minister of Finance and Receiver General at Ottawa, or at the Office of the Assistant Receiver  t Halifax, St. John,  Charlottetown,  Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg,  Kcgir.a.  Calgary and   Victoria.  nterest payable, without charge,. half-yearly, June 1st and December 1st, at any branch in Canada of any Chartered Bank.  Bearer or Ke^isiered Bonds  Bonds may be registered as to principal or as to principal and interest. .  Scrip certificates, non-negotiable, or payable to bearer, in accordance v.-ith the choice of km applicant for rcRistered or bearer^bonds, *:^ ^ >^ money  allotment in exchange fo? provisional receipts.     When these scrip certificate* have been pr.ri m mil. ���������A.W���������*ierto���������dttereQn ^y^^^^^^^  they may be exchanged for bonds, when prepared; with coupons attached, payable to bearer, or registered as to principal, or for ,ull>   rcMi.tt.ea Donas  prepared, without coupons, in accordance with the application.  Delivery of interim certificates and of definitive bonds will be made Ihroiich the Chartered Banks. .  Bearer bonds with coupons will-be issued in denominations of S50.. S.W0.. f.500.   and SI.000. ^nd may be re^tered as^ to pnncrpal only^  ���������&������g&  tered bo-ds, the interest on which is paid-direct to the owner by Government cheque,  will  be usued  in  denomination-, o.   Sl.000..  oo.OOO.  or anj   uuttionzca  multip e o     o,      . halter* of fv.liy reentered bonds without coupons, will have the ri5ht to convert into bonds  Doncl i..su.a, ..oiu.r.   oi^;ii >^b ^ ^^ ^ convert ;.llo 1;|1|y rcsjst(.reci bonds ot authorized denom-,  Subject to the payment-of 25 cents for each new  ienomination of $1,000 v"  Inationa without coupons, at an  of the denomination of $1,000 with coupons, and holders of bonds with coupons v  ny time, on application to the Minister of I-inance  'Surrender oi Bonds  have the  Holders of Dominion of Canada Debenture Stock, due October 1st, 1910, and bonds of the three P������cedinti  privilege of surrendering their bonds in part payment for subscriptions to bonds of this issue, under the ion  Dominion of Canada Wax Loan  Issues,  owing conditions:���������  Debenture Stock, due October     1st, 1019, at Par and Accrued  Interest.  War Loan Bonds, due December 1st, 1025, at 07H and Accrued Interest.  (The above will be accepted in part payment for bonds of any of the three maturities ot this Issue)  War Loan Bonds, due October 1st, 10:51, at 07^ and Accrued Interest.  War Loan Bonds, due March    lsf, 1937, at 06     anrl Accrued Interest. ���������  (These will be accepted in part  payment for bonds of the  1937 maturity ONLY of this Issue.)  Bonds of the various maturities of this issue will, in the event of future issues of like maturity, or longer, made by the Government, other than issues  it, as the equivalent of cash for thfi purpose of subscription to such issues.  m&de abroad, be accepted at par and accrued interest,  Is������n<e   Price   Par  Free from  taxea-includlnH any Income  tax-imposed  in pursuance of legislation enacted by the Parliament of Canada.  Payment to be made as follows:  10% on December 1st, 1017  10% on January 2nd, 1918  20% on February 1st, 1018  20% on March 1st, 191S  20% on April 1st, 1918  20%   on   Uay    1st, 1918  A full half year's interest will be paid on 1st June, 1918.  The Bonds therefore give a net interest yield to the Investor of about:  5.61% .on the 20 year Bond������  [     '5.68% on-tine IO. year Bonds-;'  on the    5 year Blonds  .5.81%  All payments are to be made to a Chartered Bank for the credit of .the Minister of Finance.   ^}^f^y^%jr^TmMb^ Ill^tefo^Sed  navm<>nts liable to forfeiture   and the allotment to canccllat on.    Subscriptions accompanied by a deposit of 10% of the amount bubM.nucc, must uc torwuraeu  ���������^^t^T^mSf^^Ji^TiSy branch in Canada of any Chartered Bank will forward subscriptions and issue provisional receipts.  In case of partial allotments the surplus deposit will be applied toward payment of the amount due on the January instalment. ,  Subscriptions may be paid in full on January 2nd. 191S. or on any instalment due date thereafter under discount at the rate of 5H /& per annum.    Under  this provision payments of the balance of subscriptions may be made as lollows:  If paid on January 2nd, 1018. at the rate of 89.10795 per $100..  If paid on February 1st, 1918. at the rate of 79.4(i9.ri9 per S100.  ; If paid on March 1st, 191S,- at the rate of .r)9.7227-t per 5100.  If paid on April 1st, 191S, at the rate of 39.90959 per $100. ,  Forms of application mav be obtained from any branch in Canada of any Chartered Bank, or from any Victory Loan Committee, or member thereof.  The books of the Loan- will be kept at the Department of I- ir.ancc, Ottawa. _  Applications will be made in due course for the listing of this issue on the Montreal ..and Toronto Stock Exchanges.  Subscription Lists will cloae on or before December 1st,  1917.  Department ov Fjnanck,  Ottawa., November 12th, 1917.  61  til  ���������6  .  W< L(V  THE ABfebtSFORt) POST, ABBOTSFORD, B.  C.  35  wkm������iww*wiv "i"  mM������HWI������TF  I-  ck-toseote ;'-ana^.!raaffinF2israHL3roasssirar^^  mmmm  umaB!Mafflr^c������afAaBag^BgMWBa^^  otsro  ier sons  istrict  one ma  e rreeaom  itish  .  31:  Krl,  ht1.1"  ijt-1.* ���������  'k-l  The following are the names:  W. A. Ferguson, killed.  1-1. E. Lloyd, killed.  J. McDonald, killed.  H. R.' Gray, killed.  E. 0. Collinson, killed.  A. Ames, killed.  J. F. Green, killed.  Chas. Wooler,  (Killed)  A.  Witchell   (Killed)  M. Mallalue (Killed)  R. Hughes (Killed)  H. Green (Killed)  0. Kidwell, killed.      '  John Gillen, (Killed)  Sergt. C. T. McPhee (KTd)  Geo. Knox, died, pneumonia.  A. J. Munro, (Prisoner)  L. Trethewey, .(Gassed)  Wm. Morgan (Invalided)  S. McPhee (Wounded)  D. Campbell,  (Wounded)  Albert Davenport (Wound'd)  F. Brown, invalided.  Sid Montgomery (Killed)  J. L. Sansom, (Returned)  Joe Mathers (Killed)  Arthur Croke,  (Prisoner)  E. A. Chapman (Killed)  T. M. Hutton, (Killed)  A. G. Adams.  E. Anderton.  J. Aitken.  Stanley Attwood  H. Arnold.  F. Beale.  Steve Beebe  G. Bayes.  Hilliard Boyd.  Ed Barrett.  J. Bousfield.  W. Bowman.  A. A, F. Callan.  D. Campbell  J. H. Campbell  W. Campbell.  Tom Campbell.  E. Chamberlain.  Alex. Chisholm  Fred Colbourne  M. W. Copeland.  T, Davis.  T. Donnelly.  J. Downie.  A. C. Dudden.  Paul Dutase  Andy Ellwood.  Wm. ��������� Evans  Norman Evans  Geo. Fadden        "  A. A. Fermour.  A. A. Fermor  S. Finch.-*'J-" ��������� "'������������������  A. -F. Flummerfelt  -J. Fraser, .  Ernest Gazley.  Clarence Gazley.  D.-G-eddes.  E.������B.' de da Giroday  Robert Gillen  G. N. Gillett.  H. Gordon.  G. .Gougkh,  H. Green,  H.  Grimley.  J. Hands.  .G. E. Hayes.  A. Healey.  A. Hicks.  0. Hicks.   ���������  Robt. Higginson  Matt Higginson.  A. Hill-Tout.  Charles Hill-Tout  Willie Hill-Tout  R. -Hughes.  C. Hulton-Harrop.  V., Hulton-Harrop,  K. Hiiggard.  Ed Hunt  Wm. Hunt  IT. Johnston.  J. Kirkbride. -  S. Knott  Fred Knox.  Henry Knox.  W. Laird.  Geo. E. Leary  Roy Mains  David M.athers  T. Mawson.  Frank McCallum  J. McCorrnack. >.���������  Kenneth McGilivray.  Stewart McGillivray.  1-1. McKinnon  Wm. Mclntyre  P. D. McLagan  Matt Nelson.  , Jack Parton  Peter Pearson.  A. Pegram.  T. Perks.  R. Peters.  Major B. Pottinger  S. Ramsay  John Rhodes  M. Rhodes.  Geo. Sharp.  Robt. Sim. ���������  H. Skip worth.  J. L. Sansom  John Sinclair.  R. Smart.  T. Smeeton.  B. W. Suthern.  H. D. Straiton  A. Teng.  W. W. Thaw  L. Trethewey.  T. Usher.  Walker AVailace  Gordon Walters    '  Harold -Walters  Thos. Walters  J. Welch.  Andrew Wells  A. Williams.  Jo. Willett  J. 0. Williams.  Percy Wilson.  Frank.Wool or  Manlius Zeigler  are we, who are leit be  towards  anadian  to equal the sacrifice or tnose w  rseas Service.  ive. a  ? &  r  d, as our share,  ave  or en-  thly subsc  ^^s^mvmmimsmm^mmmm^m^m THE ABBOTSFORD POST, ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  ���������nwuMweotmwtwwui'rsiviA't  W.  Mr.  P  rjicincy ..  K-'-'u-rroil  lohanson  Mrs. Dallon    f.-oyd   Ceharrell   ...  Jennie May     P. Sandburg    F.   A isii   J. Morris    H.  Cayton    R. Morris    IT. Robinson    C.   Robinson      Jos.   Smith      j\l. DesBrisay & Co.  :Mr.  Hansen    R.   Crist   S. Nelson    P.   Grant     N.' Alingren    \V.  Elliott    ,.Jne/.  Almgren      Mrs.  Kellegher     Allen Stewart    R. Penzer    J\Tr.   Kelso      Celeste Page    o.,,j,',1."-.',)o  io ill(l   in ^:ivi,ifi  c"-'f' cnunm-n  the  hniclicon   recess  condemned   tiio  2-'.<.i0  no:ior Jin;' irj living inviolate ������;;io me-,; Jionlon Government as being      "tlie  .;;!>: ir'-iy  of  iI-'.-jo  who  have   laid   down' most   ineilicicrU and  corrupt govorn-  _.������������������)'.) .i:i;=ir lives  Tor us." j mom.  which ever, disgraced  Canada'  :)'!:|!.|!      Senator  Taylor .of New   Westmin-';uu!  characterized   the   Unionist gov-  ]:V.) :stoV wild did mud! toward paving the   eminent as being the corrupt Borden  l.U'j. v.-:i;r   for  die   unanimous  nomination j atli-iiiilslrallon in disguise.     Sir .los-  ���������5"-\vli;������h concluded the'convention, told ' ������nh FJavolle was condemned and the  of the efforts which  had been made   '"^call ������'- Hon. Mr. Han mi, as food con  'T"tv���������wti������v"w������....... n^-j'...���������-^ TW���������-lmiTJJ  . 0'.)  ,."u)  10 ; following the  Mission  convention  lo ��������� ti'oller,   was   demanded  .10 i niar.e an  arrangement  with   the  re-  llaving unanimously    passed    the  THE  NEED   FOR   UNION  ^.<!')  presenlatives of the 2\Tew Westmhist-  condemnatory  resolutions,     nomina-  2.0 0 ; er City riding to select a Union can-; ti01's  wore  called  lor-'  didale, while tho district'would then} ,n an' eloquent -address Mr. Parr  chocse one of' the opposite political \ Proposed Major P. P. H. Ramsay,  party. Tills had not been wholly ac-j s*,eakinS in hiS'h Praise of the part  cor.iplished. because the Unionist Li-; v-rhich the major and his family had  berals in New Westminster were un-!laksn in Uie war-. -^Ir- F- C. Wade  able to control their convention. j seconded the nomination.  It is now proposed to form a joint j     Mr- Murray's'name was<placed be-  , committee iii New'Westminster com-,' for3 tlie meetng by several represeut-  1 jpjjpoa-.:!? of Unionists from both parties IivGS fr0Rl Maillardviile.  " ! io. -mciirM the election of Mr. W.  G. j     ln addressing the gathering in sun-  :.n:Q;[ar."ie as  Conservative  Unionist. ' port of his nomination Major Ramsay  lie was authorised to state tnat such ; declared that in France a year ago h<  ;>rorainont  Liberals as  V/.-.1.  White-1 had been told that Borden was devis  .25  .! 0  2.('i0i  l.;'-0  1.00  3.u0  1.00  1.00  ?103.60  "Dissension among' ourselves  is fatal to the success of any  and every campaign. Let us  have endurance-, concentration  and unity. Personal and sectional differences, suspicions and  resentment must be forgotten ov  postponed. This is no time to  talk of parties. There is but  one party, the nation's."���������Premier Lloyd George at Albert  Hall, last week.  K.   C,   Aid.  L  sbl.iy  r;-<  If:   i-hl  to   S  J. Johnson, L.  ey IvI. Straight  ve Oil  this   Un-  .AEAJO.R  UAIBSAV'S     ITiNTCKAEtY ���������  On Monday next Major Ramsay  will speak in Port Moody" and loco;  on Tuesday at Coquiliani, i-.5 ail lard -  villa, following along fo Lamnion':  Hanoy and other Maple Ridge p->in!s  On Thursday or Saturday evening  Mission City will have the pto'Wi'-J'*  cf  hearing  him  speak.  It is the intention that during fIncoming week the Dewdney electorate will all have the privi-'ege oi  hearing the Liberal candid:-.! e.  In tlie interests of Major Ramsay  a number of other speakers will ad-  d;vi-:s !.'.(��������� electors among them bein;-  Messrs Ceo. M. Murray, President n.1  the Wcsl minster Liberal Association  ��������� Joseph .Martin, W. W. P. M<:lnn-:r;  Donald Downie, Rev. .'D. A. McRae,  and others.  WHSTM.INSTKK iVO'iTINATIONS  On  Monday at  the  Imperial Hall  Returning Officer,  Mr.  J.  A.' Catherwood, 'proclaimed  an  election  necessary   for   the   district,   and   the   two  'candidates are:  ���������i Peter Bolhaven  Hamilton Ramsay,  f"armor, Chiliiwack, and    ,  Frank Eainard Stacey, Fruit Grower.   Chiliiv.aek.  Both nomination  papers were largely signed.  Mr. Ramsay is the Laurier Libera.!,  and Mr. Stacey is tlie Unionist.  had consented  ion committee ami to sign Mr. Mc-  Qr.jirric's nomination papers. With  o'ich good assurances of the election  of a Conservative Unionist in New  \V< sfminster, the senator suggested  that the Conservatives of the district  might return the compliment to the  oity Liberals by offering to the district Liberals their choice cf a Liber-  .il Unionist to represent "this district  r.f Ottawa. He closed by reading a  telegram from JTon. Martin Purrell ex  ;;re;=sing the hope cf Sir Robert Bor-  "ei! chat all differences might be so  .idjustoci that oniy one Unionist candidate be named in each riding.  ">-r.   il.   L.   Edmonds,   New   West-  ai.Lster, president of the British Col-  ;r.\b;?. Conservative Association, wdio  ar.--.:ghi  he had a mission  from  the  ity,   warmly   endorsed   the   suggest-  ��������� cnii  of   Senator   Taylor.     Pie  added  lie name of  Mayor    A. W.  Gray to  Jicse city Liberals named oy Senator  iV.yior   as   supporting   Mr.   MeQuar-  .'ie's  candidature in   the  event  of a  Liberal being selected in the district.!  The   convention   passed   a   resoli1.-1  -ion of regret that personal  matters  m-jvciteu Mr. C. W. Munro from ac-  ���������'���������j?li:!g the nominalicn and graceful  tributes   to   his   worth   were  paid   by  ing some means of, separating Canada from Quebec for -political purpose  He criticised the manner in which  politics had been allowed to fill the  army with useless officials. There  were S250 such officers in England  who had never seen France he stated  His own stand was that not only  men, but money and every resource  should be used to bring victory to  the Allied arms.  Mr. Murray in a very spirited address, attacked the government for  tho record of the Borden administration. He made a bitter attack on  Senator J. D. Taylor.  Upon an effort being made to have  the nomination made by open voting  instead of by ballot, Mr. Murray said  that rather than have any difference  iii the meeting he would withdraw  his name and would move that the  nomination be unanimously tendered  to Major Ramsay.  Great applause greted Mr. P/Iurray's  announcement. Hats weret hrown in  the air, men and women shouted and  rushed toward Mr. Murray, shaking  his hand and expressing their admiration of the stand he had taken.  Mr. Thomas Dickie of Chiliiwack  was chairman and Mrs. W. Duster-  hoeff was secretary.  thers who; are lighting for us at the  ,, m. .front. The voluntary system  had  Messrs Ciares Tisdall. A. A. Cruick-   lIoae splendi(ily but it was not suffi(,  d.ank and Senator Taylor. ,eut tQ meet ^ ^ ^ reInforco.  Another resolution pledged the con I m.?nts which could only be adequate-  venfion to give its whole hearted! ly -;ud speedily met by the proper  support to the candidate selected  in j enforcement of  the  Military  Service  D. J. Creighton. of New Westminster was in Mission City and district  today.  support of Union government. On motion of A. A. Cruickshank and Rev.  C. McDiarnu'd, a vote cf appreciation  was extended to those nominees who  liar! shown such a splendid spirit in  ���������.villidrawing to make tlie nomination  of Mr. Stacey unanimous.  Mr. William McNeill spoke briefly  and warmly supported candidature  of Mr. Stacey. Winning the war, he  ���������laid, was the only issue now before  Act. 1-7o made a plea for support for  the Victory Loan and closed by reciting by special request, "In Flanders Field."  Mr. Stacey the Liberal Unionist is  a fruit grower residing near Chiliiwack. He is president of the New  Westminster District Federal Liberal  association. Pie was formerly a minister of the gospel and has se.^t two  sons to the front, one of whom has  the peop'e.     We must send adequate j been  killed  and  the  other   severely  reinforcements to our sons and bro-; wounrp-i).  Y,.  |V;;  I  ii  ������������������ipfe-  fe  ''if''':'  Pi  m  V1  ���������<r  16.;  ���������  KKBEMSBsasasEasaaBataseaBSBBBa


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