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 ^__������������������__���������  ts^. --w U f  \y s  mIbrMj i*  w  SB  wBBtaa  HfiLl  SH887,!  /#'^"*Sm;  v ;  OFFICIAL PAPER OF THE GRAND I.6yAL ORDER OF BOOSTERS  Vol. V., No. 23.   -v^i . ������������������ ; ���������     ������     _ ��������� . '  ABBOTSFORD, B. C, FRIDAY,   OCT.   18,   1912  $1.00 PER YEAR  *  *  PROBABILITIES  Snow,   Ice,   Rain  and Sleet,  On many  a   City'  Street.  CERTAINTIES  Your feet will never care  <  If McCready Shoes  you wear.     '���������-'  m  m  The Rain, Snow, Sleet  and Ice ���������  of Winter serve only to demonstrate the fact  that surpassing leather and Workmanship have  made  [."9 c  Another Industry is Likely: to  be Established Here  Soon.  MASONIC LODGE  INSTITUTED HEBE  The great (advantage of Abbotsford as a manufacturing' centre  may not be appreciated at the pres  ent tim'e-by-the peopUv.here but  -it is certain fthtalt the future .holds  a bright future before it in the  way of large concerns building here  so a's to. take advantage of. the  cheap power, the;, excellent shipping ��������� facilities land cheap sites. It  is ulp t'o the petodpe to boost for  the town, all ''feat it is -possible .to  boost. The present: indications are  that the 'town 'will in. the near future have a-.s^fehaTid door factory,  built by a form'er citizen of this  town, who-'although'he' does not  live here mow has a hankering to-  come and.'reside i;n the town again.  Mr. * J. .Wilbahd has been Jiero  several timeis lately .with a. view  to ^purchasing a tei/te on' which to  erect a modern and up to date  sash land dolor (factory. - As he is  an up.-tordate husimess man in .every respect it 'lia hoped that he wilL  finally decide to locate here as it  means the .-employment of a number of men wlio. will make their  home in the, jtfofmo.   -J   ��������� <��������� P  Abbotsfiwd -Lodge- ,W. D., A: F  &. lA: M., was .duly '.instituted; op  Tuesday, evening by Grand Master  J {M.-Eudd of iNanaimioi assisted bji  a mumberof the 'Graind ..Do/dge; officers among them being Past Grand  Master ,T. JJ. 'iBul-d, .,Past -Gi-and  -Master H. H. Watson, Graindr Secretary W. A'. iD. Smith, ,S. G. W,  Wm. .Henderson, J.G. W. Jameu  Stark, .D. D. G. M. George Martin,  and visitors from Chilli wask, Mis-  isioin-'iCity and ',o(ther points...  The pew lodge 'starts out under  favorable circumstances, having a  comfortable and- commodious hall  and (a roll ������# so���������"3 twenty five  members. The following named  brethren are the officers of the uew  lodge��������� ���������' ,  W. M., Rev. C. P.Yates.   ' '  S. W., Eric Scotswold. .  J. |W., T. A. Swift. ,  Secy.," w: L. Longfellow.  .  Treas., W. J. Ware.  S. D., J. 'B. Laifd. .        '  J;;D., J. McLean..  v . .  ' J. G., B. B. Smith.  -   Tyler, R. fJ. -'Shortreed.  The lodge will meet wn the 2nd  Tuesday of.each month and every--  thing ;prom".ses well for   a   strong  arid influential Lodge of F. and A:;  M. im Abbotsford. ���������        .  McLaughlin Manages to Evade  r    Posse.���������Victims Buried  Wednesday  "    EVANSS-SATCHELL  VALUABLE COW  TO BE SHOT  THE FAMOUS LECKIE SHOE  provincial manufactured and known throughout  the province as the best on the market.  I will move into my new premises on or about  November 1st and wish to reduce the present stock  in order to make room for new goods.  Now is the time to get good value for your money  in Footwear. :"[.S.s ���������...   :������������������ :- ���������'���������.-'���������.-..  xamine Our Goods Before Purchasing Else  where  Mr. George "Beninet of Matsqui  Prairie had 'to shoot a .valuable  cow ion Wednesday morning last.  It appears that some sport acciuent  ally (we will say accidentally) shot  the cow through the leg. The animal was a valuable' Holsteifn,,cow  just fresh in, aind for the latter tea*  on much miore valuable at this season of the year.      \'       ^   .  It seems almost a pity that some  people should be allo,wed to carry  a ,gusn except in the backwoods  where there is nothing to shoot except rock or timber;  <L  J  The-1 lAinnual Harvest Festival of  St. Matthew's church will'be, held  on Sunday, the 20th inst. There  will be special mufsic together with  the well known harvest hymps and  the church will be appropriately  decorated tor the (.occasions The  services will be /as follows. Holy  CommuiniiOA 'at 8.30 a. m.; Matins  and Holy Commulnion at 11 %a. m.  Evensopng' and Harvest Sermon at  7.30 p. m. I    ':-,"������������������ /  A quiet but pretty wedding took  place .Wednesday  evening .at  the  home to������ the'bride's sister Mrs. C.  Gough,   1948  iSixth   avenue   West,"  when Miss Bertha G., the youngest  daughter of 'Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Sat-  chell of Mt. Lehman, was united in  marriage to Mr. Ellsworth Evans,  second aom, (olf Mr. and Mrs. J. Evans of Vancouver.   The bride was  given away by her father and was  smartly attired im ai ,neat blue taii-  ormade suit 'over   a   white blouse  and a  chic 'white h|at, and carried  a   shower biqquet oif white chrysanthemums.   The bride was attend  ed by Miss Olive Patrick who wore  a   lavender silk gown, and carried  a   beautiful boquet of pifnk carnations.   The grolqm was .ably assisted by Mr. Wm. ������atchell brother of  the bride.   The bridal party entered the 'parlor ijo| the tune jaf Mend-  lessohn's wedding march played by  Professor Jay.   After the ceremony  which was (performed by the Rev-.  Dr. P. Wright,   a   buffet luncheon  was served in 'the dilning r.qom,'it  being   beautilfully   decorated   with  autumn   foliage aaid   dahlias.   The  table   was 'prettily ^arranged  and  was centred with   a   basket filled  with white carnations.   The happy  couple were the recipients of many  handsome and useful presents. The  groom's  gift to< the bride was    a  handsome pearl and diamppvd i ing,  a   purse to the bridesmiadid, \md   -i  pearl tie p'm to. the best man.   Mr.  and Mrs. Bvians left on the night  boat for   a .tour of the coast citids  amid showers >>f rice and best wish  es from their many friends ....  The- Abbotstord Football Club will  . give their  third  ainlnual hall on  October   25th  din  'the   Maple jLea.f  Hall, -when it is expected that    a  grand time will be enjoyed.        .  It is reported that Siome $2000  worth .of opium was taken from a  man and worn^in this week near  Everson, Wash. Dreams will go up  in (price n,ow.;- .-. - -  ���������<~    '  b?  Nicomen comes again to the front  this time as the scene of lone of the  most cold-blooded, murders in  the  history .of the province.   The murderer is still at large in the dense , .  forest near the place of the .crime.  For   some  time   past   there  has  been trouble in the Jasper andMc-<  Laughlin families, owing to the attention loMone Scotty McNeil pay-  Lag   undue   attention   to  Mrs.  Mc-f  .Laughlin   and   the   murderer   had     ���������  I rrvide the threat, it is understood,  that  the -next time he  fouind  his  wife in the company of McNeil that ������������������  he  would   shoot  him.   On   Sunday  last McNeil and Mrs. McLaughlin,  company with (others, were driving  some two  mtiles  east  of Deroche,  ���������when McLaughlin saw them.     He,  it is reported, jumped into the wag  an and shot Mrs. Jasper, am aged  Indian, Billy Jasper, uncle of Airs.  McLaughlin, and  also Scotty  McNeil.   Before   being -shot,   McNeil*  picked up  a rifle' lying in' the bottom of  the  wagon  and  shot McLaughlin through the chest.     Mrs:  McLaughlin then 'then quietly ana  calmly drove to Deroche with the  three  dead bodies in- the wagon.  This was the first intimation' of the  triple murder .shortly after which  .word was sent to the police both  in Vancouver and New Westmin^  ster.   McNeil is  a white man, 30 is  the ' murderer,  but the  others  are  either full blooded Indians or halt  breeds. -��������� ���������'  It is reported tha tMcLaughlin is  seriously wounded and that he cannot live without medical attention.  His wife attempted to fix,up the  wound but .was unable to stop the  flow iof bliolod.   He was able ,to go  to his shack and secure more amr  munition,  a distance of two. miles.  He   then   again  (disappeared   into;  the woods and "since that time has  not been seen, although an armed  posse .of constables and specials are  in the vicinity and have commenced   scouring   the   wo������ods.   He   has  has plenty of ammunition and also  a  rifle and as 'he <'is desperate and  wounded he would probably show  fight if cornered.I. ��������� ^   ' '.  Both- McNeil, the fdead man, and  McLaughlin the murderer, bear a  rather unsavory reputation, and  have been in the habit' of peddling  whiskey to the Indians. "Silas"'  McLaughlin is as assumed name,  he has lived 'in Nicomen ifor about  two years. He has served time for  a   stabbing affair some two year's  ago.  The police are uot on the trail  of the murderer and if is though  that it will be merely a shoVt time  before he is captured. At the same  time there is a report that Jie may  have crossed the Fraser and jjone  (.Continued on the last page;  \ftl '.1
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FRIDAY,   OCT.   18.    1912
Over in the 'Uiristed States there
are evidently some pcjople who believe  that (the  gun   is the .propei
method   ;of  'extei'm'iniatijng jpeople.
wlio. make themselves ftiofo conspicuous in political life.   Roosevelt appears to have created the enmity
of   some  pepple  and   the  attempt
was made to .Hay him Low.   Pol-tun
ately   he   had I one   of tlio.se fine
speeches in  his pocket and it retarded the force fo/f the bullet and
the iCo.'ianel lives  tiO" tell the  tale
and 'it may he the nreams .oi elect-
n ing him president.
before the ago fol the turbine engine, the wireless telegraph and
the aeroplane. The mcraary of her
brings the Huggostijom pf quiet and
repose like the deWghtful 'atmosphere of some off the low, wooden
wide verantlahed- country ihauaea
our grandfathers knew.
Now .ha woman is more than u5���
but we doiiii't believe fthat woman's
clubs have nearly a& much to" doi
with that tis the changed spirit of
the times, which makes it necessary
for the woman Of today to fret at
the "steady mo/np/t;0|ny" of home
life.      '    i    .     ,    -: ���.
There is eome talk o�� another dominion election. S'oniie who appear
toflbe in the 'kmorw say (that it .will
be no later than- next spring when
the Conservatives will appeal to;
the .people. 'Distribution will have
been passed 'than ayid; jit ,may b,e an
opportune time for an- eleqtio.n.
It is likely that this riddng will be
divided-and that two candidates
will, represent the preselnt district
instead of olne. ' New We'stminoier
will (pTojbably have a candidate and
also,, ithe rural district. .Who; will
be the candidate? It js probable
that our present member will wish
to represent ithe 'city of New W.cat-
Tho- country editor has triala' of.
various kinds >of Ivis-.ojwn and some,
have  worse troubles  than   o.thcrs.
An Arkan's.a-s m^n Jiad written, .an
article jabout a  wedding that had
ocurred in hi's town, and gave it to
a  prim tor to fbe sot 'iin'ityp;e.     IFhu
printer had been indulging to, a lini
ited  extent 'in hydrant water, he
got the wedding 'article mixed up
with   a  public sale notice ajnd the
whole thing appeared like this--
PUBLIC  iSALB-iYVilliam   Joneo.
die ton ly-son <to|f Mr. and Mrs! Jos-
iah Jqncs, was disposed of at pub-
bic auction, Miss Lucy Anderson o;i
my farm; one mile east of Leo;nird-
ville -in   the  presence   of  seventy
guests, including the following to-
wit:   .Seven .mules, twelve head oi
cattle., Rev. J.ackmam tied.-the nuptial  knot,  averaging 1,250  pounds
o/n 'the' h'olo.f.      r
The .beautiful home of the biidc
was -tastefully decorated with one
Blackhawk corn planter, one sulky
hay rake, one feed grinder, one set
of double .harness mearly new.and
just before the ceremony was pronounced Mendelssohn's wedding
was given by,'one milch co,w, five
years old, tome 'Jersey cow to be
fresh in April carrying a laige'
bunch ,of flowers oil her hand and
looking charming in -a . wedding
?owm made to<f white,- spring wagon,
minster, then 'it as up to the pea    ,,ix 8hoekB ^/?m> ttoee r'ck* of
,.   ;���  ,,     ��� ���. .. I nay, one grundstiane, .Mousseline'de
lore, and trimmfed with about ten
pie of the Fraser Vialley t,Q rhave
one of their mumber elected from
the rural 'district.   Who will it be?
The result of the election in Mac-
dcnald should 'f;c<r all time tto come
settle the question Oif reciprocity a3
brought fiorward by (Liaurier.. It,'
may not, but surely the Liberals
'cannot stand Ithe pressure muen
longer, and will undoubtedly gsk,
the reciprocity leader to stand back
step down and tout, and make room
for another 'and more up-to-date
man. i i
Vancouver semes tot be delighted
that, the Fraser Valley Publicity
Bureau will locate its office at Vancouver. That wiais always the intention so *far as we understand ,fl.
Should the /office be located in 'the
same rqom as the Progress Club,
it is a sure thing that the Progress
club will have mighty good company, iand "should ntoft suffer.
bushels of wheat. ;   '
The groom is   a  well-knAwn' and
popular   youm-g   m!.w and"" has   always stciod well in- society circies
>r twelve Berkshire pjga, six Duv-r
-.C3 while the bride is an accomplish,
.id and talented teacher  of a   spie.n-
lid  drove o,f Poland China,s, pedigree furnished if desired.   Among
' :ie   beautiful  presents "were   tvo
set knives and forks, one steam engine,. c,ne riding 'p],d,w, one wheelbarrow, go.-cart, bob sled and other articles  too. numerous to mention. '      ' ���       ' ,
The bridal couple left yesterday
for. am extended honeymjopn ' trip.
Terms: Twelve m'onths cash. Lunch
will be . served 'at the 'sale after
which JVir. and 'Mrs. Jqnes will, go
to housekeeping in a cozy home
near the corner (of Main and Colonel L. B. Brady, auctioneer.
approach, of Thanksgiving Day if
understood-to be a factor in the increased demand for both chickens
and ducks. Young, .birds were fetching fromi $6 to $ Tger dozc,n, with
(fcoi-l' Leghorns "from ;'$3 ,tb |$Ii.
while poultry per weight averaged
20 cents to 22 cents per lb. - The'
supply of Pekin ducks was quickly
sold out at an overage of 21 contJ
per lb.
Young pigs were also, readily soldi
at from $-1.50 to $6.50, the, supply
being limited.
Eggs' continued to soar in price
50 to. 55 cents being asked for. re-.-
tail and 60 cents, promised as the
price.in a few days. Reports of the
egg laying contest specimens- dulling at from 60 cents to ��o cents per
dozen are quoted as showing the
abnormal boosting of prices. Butter remains at a-bout the same pr ce
as last .week, namely 40 cents lo 43
cents "per lb. ,
There was a considerable, supply of apples 'from Chilliwack.and
other Fraser valley podnts, which
found- ready (buyers (at from <85
cents to" $1.25 .according to J.ho
-grade. \    <   <��� ���    ���  ���'
No material changes 'were ap'par
ent lintiic.various lines ,o,f vegetable prices' as compared with la&t
week. There were a number of
crates of fine cauliflowers, three
dozen in a crate,' for which $1.50
per crate was asked.
The fol Lowing prices were quoted
Young birds per djoz  ��� $6 to 5p3
Broilers, per (doz. ���'��� ��� $3 to $4
Poultry, live weight,,��� 20c  to 22c
Ducks, per doz  $8  bo $U-
Ducks, per lb   ���- 20c  to 22c
poultry, cleaned; per lb.  25c
Young .pig's, each   $4.^.0 to $7.0')
Higlh ln|ad potatoes ton -$12'to $15
Delta   potatoes (ton ..���$13   to'i$15.
New potatoes, per sack :  ?5c
New Potatoes, 20 lbs for, "Joe'-
Beets, per sack   $1.20
Carrots, per.sack .-'  |j.
carrots, per bunch   : uc
Cabbage,  wholesale, per lb  ���-ic
Cabbage, retail, per lb  -"-��� 2c
Cabbage, per head, - 10c to 15c
Cauliflower, per head   5c to 10c
Mint, per bunch  ��� 5'.-
Tomatoes, green, per. lb   2c
Tomato.es, green, per crate  60c
Jucumbers,  green,  per lb  be
Cucumbers,, pickling, per lb  3c
Parsley, per bunch   : ..5c
Butter beams, per lb ���  3s
Onions, pickling per lb   7c
Apples per box    85c to, $1.25
Apples,, 5 .lbs  - :- 15c
Crab'apples, per crate -���75c
Pears,   per   box    -'-$i;.'J0 to, 5^1.50.
Plums, iper h'asket ���-.-  iiOc-
Piums, per crate   60c to.7oc
Damson  plums,  per lb   .-  he
Blackberries, 3 baskets for ���  25c
Where are the old ladies tof yesterday? AH aroufnd us are yo.uug
women oi from' 15 to 80, active.and
wideawake. The self-acknowledg-,
ed ,old lady p.�� fifty years iago. is no,
That  this  is  due  to either    top
much or top little^hom'e Me ,is not
probable.   It   has (oo-rne .with   the
changing times.   The old  fashiom-
ed lady did not fret; she ,grew old
gracefully  and   quietly.   The   women of today���and ^are mep fco be
excepted from the rule?���stay young
until beyond middle life; theylive
in  a' hurry to the e/nd; then, when
the time of breakdlojwm qomies,    it
comes all' at pince. ^.
The old-fashioned lady departed
There was a large attendance and
very brisk trading at the Westmin-
ster market Friday, and there i��
every indication of- a steady increase in general business from
now loin. In neraly every department of the market the demand
was active with an upward tendency in some piioduce ancl poultry lines.
Potatoes were in more plenLil'ul
supply than last week, and the dH-
mandl was brisk, prices showing. .-��
slight increase. Ridge land potatoes were selling at $13 per con and
good high land potatoes ,re*.dily
sold at $15ato,n, or about $1 pe��-
sack. i ' . i '���
There is a general impression in it
farmers are still holding back thf<
bulk of their potato stock.
Quick selling was the feature of
the poultry market, with an apptn-.
ciable advance in prices.   The ne??i-
Eggs, retail per 'doz  50c lo 55c
Eggs wholesale  - 45i
Duck eggs, per dtoz  00c
Buititer, retail, per lb. 45c
Honey, per comb  :-- 25c
Veal   ��� ���  15c to  25c
Pork, per lb.  ��� 12;^c
Mutton,  per  lb    12c  tos 12}.jc
Lamb, per lb.   14%c lo  15c
Best Heifer, No. 1.  .-  10c
Beef steer, No. 1."- lie
Beef,, best rib roasts  15c to 18c
Beef,   loin    18c to 22c
Beef, short loin    25c
Beef, round  steak   20c
Boiling  Beef   ��� ��� - ���  10c  to   14c
Beef,  pot  roast. ���................ 13c
Veal   ���- ���   X5c   to    I8c
Pork  -������-   18c to 20c
Dressed chicken, lb ������ ���;- Lie
Sugar cured corn pork���15c to 20c
Mutton   ���        .........  :..... X70.
Homemade pOrk  sausage, lb.���  20c
Salted Pig's heads, lb.-��� ��� 8c
Pickled pig's feet, Ibi ............... ioc
Pickled pig's shanks, lb ���������  15c
Sugar cured  hoge  heads,, lb���  5c
Sugar <cured jpigs feet per lb��� 8c
Su^ar cured corn  beef, lb���10c to 12c
Jriir'G J.3iict -���-��������� ->���-..... >*���������.��.....  15c
Salmon ,red spring ��� -	
to Cork You
There was a young girl at Pike's Peak,
Who.with her lover went, driving last week,1
When lp! the neck yoke, flimsy ^center, it brpjkc,
And. with,a crash, in a'jiff," all wtrnLover the cliff,
With.a terrible clatter, their remains they did scatter,   '
While/away to its goal, flew each little soiil.
Let us give you a poke���if they.had used, a,  .
Little Giant or a Mountaineer Yoke <���'-,-
Their address this week, instead of heaven, (would still be
Pike's Peak.
If you are looking
for Bargains in
Town Lots, Farm. Land,
Insurance-Fire and Life
Telephone Connection
Salmon,   white
Sturgeon, .f���<-
�� 15c
one half mile from centre of the town
New six.room house with fire place.
Barn 16x30; 100 fruit trees ;small fruits
of all kinds ;nice creek running through.
RESTAURANT, including building and lot''io* sale.
Down to rock bottom prices. ?400 cash and balance
to suit purchaser.
Apply for terms ��ind price to
*^m. Iff
III a^L W  fi^*l  KM  P  THE ABBOl'SFORD ������ OST, A BBOTSFORJD, B ������3,  Gents' Furnishings, Boots, Shoes  For the wet Weather  RainCoats      .   - $4.00 to $10.00  Oil Clothing, per garment $2.10 to $3.00  Rubber Boots -       $4.00to$7!50  Umbrellas - $1.25 to ip2.00  GEO. C. CLARK,  '���������������������������     r.��������� ��������� . '.      ���������  Abbotsford, B.C.  How are you fixed with your supply of stationery for the Fall  Business? Rememjber, there is an old proverb which says"A  man is known by the company he keeps." To this has been  added the following, which is equally correct and meant especially for you "A merchant is known by the quality and  style of his stationery." Of course you wish to rank among  those who have reputations as good business men. Well then,  get your printing done.at this office, where firstclass material  and workmanship are combined with right prices. The busy  season will soon be here,so get your orders in before the rush.  J ,McELROY & Co.  LIQUORS,   WINES  AND   CIGARS  OF THE BEST QUALITY  Cor.. Essendene Ave. and Oscar St.,,  CITY  *  'k 4* 4? ���������$p4& 4? ������.4? ���������&> 4? 4? 4? 4t  SPORTING f  f COLUMN. *  ty fy jfr Vf^tyfytyfyty typify  THE MOST- DANGEROUS  jBWKmaiy-uwnBBjiiKiutw������������������ttiaij������������. juj������aiuigro9i  ABBOTSFORD, B. C  Strictly ��������� first-class in every respect.   The bar is  stocked with the best of wines, liquor and cigars,  RATES, $1.50 TO  $2.00  PER  DAY  PECKHAM & HUTTON  PROPRIETORS  KING  BUTCHER  Pork, Mutton, Jteef, Veal, Pork Sausages,  Weinies  and Balogna always on hand;    Fish every Thursday  M.  (Associate  Members Can.  Soc. C. E.)  Civil Engineers  R. A. HENDERSON  B. C. LAND   SURVEYOR"  Office, next P. O.  P. O. Box 11  MONTREAL..   '  THE STANDARD is the National  Weekly Newspaper of the Dominion  of Canada. It is national in all its  aims.  It uses the most expensive .engravings, procuring the photographs from  all over the world.  Its articles are carefully selected and  its editorial policy is thoroughly  independent.  A subscription to The CtanJarc!  costs $2.00 per year to any address in  Canada or KGreat, Britain.  TRY IT FOR 1912!  Montreal   Standard   Publishing   Co.,  Limited,  Publishers.  Eyeight Specalist  Manufacturing Optician,  Does the Finest  Optical  Work.  Medical men and others  pay tri-  ibute to his skill.  Urinen  .)n  Exhibition  Work are in  the Most Dangerous Sport oa  the Programme.  One victim-in 1908, 4 In 1909, 32  n 1910, and thus far. 64 in 1911 Is the  record for the little over three year*  n 'which, the aeroplane has been In  ���������lse. ~ Comparatively with the record.  is a whole-the share.of the United  States in the number of fatalities ia  ict large. Seventeen native bom  iviators.are on the list of '101'persona  iilled,'while France ,has lost thirty-  *even. ,  Probably. the  conditions  are   more  -.o blame than anything else.   The un-  'i-ealthy  interest in  reckless automobile    racing- lias ��������� been'   transferred  rapidly   to ; aviation.,,.. Aviation   feats  aaye become to- the country fair what  automobile   or   horse   races   were- a  few  years  ago.    They   mark a  progression in thrills. ��������� And the men who  ure wanted, for the. new show feature  are the men who have demonstra red  that they are willing to-take the big-  best chances.    The man who is willing to   make   a, cross-country   flight  !n  a sane  way  is  less  sought  after  than the man  for  whom - it  may  be  advertised-that he will attempt "spiral  glides," "dips" and, other tricks that  have.been.fostered by exhibition meet  flying.    The ,crowds that assemble to  see these men seem to -be drawn  together more by the morbid'knowledge  that   they   may   lose   their   lives   in  amusing them than by interest in tho  demonstration  of  the  possibilities  o?  the flying-machine.  The. whole.atmosphere-being created around the flying machine is  vicious. Elementary precautions as  to the choice-of suitable-grounds and  suita.ble' weather, observed a year or  so-ago, are: now, quite frequently disregarded. A promoter having embarked on some expense in bringing  his airmen- together,- expects them tc  earn their wages by flying to order.  The public that pays at the gated is  likewise  insistent.  Oc^odcdo'o'oc<xx)ooo6coocooc5(  WHO'S WHO  . -   IN;.CANADA  cooooocooc^ooooooooooooooo  SENATOR CASG1UIN  Montreal.  Though Senator Casgrain .has been  in .many a political fight and dealt  some hard blows to his opponantsj he  has always played" the game squarely,  witill the result that to-day he hasn't  an enemy, and now the worthy senator  aits -amongst the select and practically out of- the fighting line, his  popularity increases each session.  Senator Casgrain, who is a land  surveyor, was born in Quebec in 1856.  His family on both sides had for generations taken a prominent part in  the public' life of Canada, so that  young Casgrain early in life imbibed  ideas of public work.  ' His scholastic training at the Seminary of Quebec was followed by a  hard training In Engineering and surveying; after, which Mr. Casgrain took  -OOOOOOOOOCJOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  ������ O  o -  OQOOOOOOOOObOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.  ���������HOUSING THE POULTRY  Ono   of   <he' Hardest   Problems   tho  Western Parmer Has (o Solve  During the Winter Months.  3������f  &%  The ��������� hardest . problem Western  farmers have to solve is sutable  housing, during the winter for the  poultry. Hens ..will live through the  winter in almost.any kind of a house  but those.that live in such a houso  fail to turn in their share of eggs, or,  as it sometimes happens, none at all.  Those who have separate poultry  houses.will find two factors to meet  ���������either ,'stuffness and dampness, or  the'house' is too cola. The former  difficulty must be. oa. rccuie; of tho  two it is the -most injurious to tho  health of tho' poultry.. Put in ventilation-shafts to. draw off. the air  from both, the bottom and top of the  house, even go so far ;-.s to use cheese  cloth in a small'portion of the window. Doubtless .this will cool. the  house very materially, but the chances  of- producing- eggs aro far. greater  th*m if the hoube is -damp.  . in the cold-house it must be remembered- where there is -a good supply  of chaff and straw in which the feed  is thoroughly mixed, lb'3 h'-is v.-ill  not feel the effects of .rue cold while  working for-the scattered and buried  grain. No ^hot. or wet; mashes should  be' fed-during' the winter, as they  tend to inactivity and inactive birds  feel the cold to the last degree.'  SENATOR CASGRAIN  uip his profession in Montreal.  Senator Casgrain was called to the  Senate in 1900.  Tfo&m&m  793 Granville^ St.  yancouvdr  A   NATURAL  CLAMP.  A thing that has caused many people to wonder is the fact that a  chicken never falls off Its perch. The  reason is that whenever the fowl's  leg is bent, the toes are involuntarily forced to close inwards, clenching  the foot like a fist. Thus, when a  chicken wishes to roost, it mounts  the perch with legs straight, and,  having , selected a foothold, lowers  i.Ublf"b7 bending its legs. Immediately tho toes Hose tightly round the  perch, Rad ^������ Dird remains clamped  to it without effort until the legs are  i. s������JJi" JeiJC,*! LSbieaft i. ���������  -Semi-ready Suits  at $15 and $20 .;  LOOK for the price���������and name���������sewn  In tlie pocket���������always the same.  Ask your Clothier and send for stylo  book and sample of " King's Own"  Serge at $20. Send direct to Semi-ready,  Limited, Montreal, for book entitled.  "Sir I" if. you cannot get It in town.  grmi-rroZig Qajkriitg  A. BEESTON, Mission: ,City.  GERALD HIRKS  Montreal.  One of -the wonders of this Continent was t)he recent raising of close  on $2,000,000 for old McG-ill in a whirlwind campaign of five days amongst  the .Montreal citizens, and no one  worked harder to realize the aspirations of the organizers than Mr.  Gerald Birks who, in addition to  giving $100,000 to the fund in conjunction with his father and brothers,  scoured  tho City and  induced  every-  r  J. J. HORNER,  Montreal athlete v..!.\o is training foi .  tho next Olympian Ciiaiupio������siii&.    t  ?*jHir"WjWir'   ,-.'j��������� ,  /3  Dr. 0. E. MATHIEU, C.5I.G.  Bishop of 'licghia  A      StroilK-      IU;;i!  tho    Vitist  ,IV-':'''A    ��������� .   "' , *   .  Sfflk.-' s -"',.   itz  acquired  from  the East.  Straw for Feed  In the Canadian. West where great  heaps of straw are burned every  season, the cutting of rough feed is  not a general practice. Nevertheless,  there are many stockmen and dairymen- who would' not think of trying  to winter their stock without running their roughage through a cutting  box. Not only is there is a saving  in feed, but also the manure is in  much more desirable condition for  spreading on the land. In addition,  the cut straw makes it possible to  save practically all the liquid manure.  As mixed farming and stock-raising  become more general,, the number of  straw cuters will increase. Most  farmers have some kind of power on  the farm that can be used during the  winter for this purpose. When they  have started, they do not as a rule  give it up.  Katherine: "Papa won't let us marry as long as 1 am a minor."  Kidder:.. "Then he believes in nonunion miners, I r"'"-oa!"  18    .. ��������� 7J-?-^jE3������  Mr. GERALD 1MRKS ���������;: v.mwi������wi.:������..{Aj'-w^  J! ���������:���������(.,  THS ABBOTSPGRI) POST,  Miss ��������� Moore has   returned   from  Vancouver, Ooimiooc and vicinity.  Mr. Lindsay RuaselFoT Vancouver  was in town .otn iWednesday.  There ar.2 mow two; game wardens  on Sutthib Prairie to see that there  are .no infractions of the gamp taw  in respect to ithe stoolo'Ung of hen  pheasants.  Mr. ,H. 'A. 'Stewart of Vancouver  was fined before Magistrate Yar������  woioid 'oif Humtingdon, $50 and costs  for the shjojoting fof a hen jiheas-  ant. ���������  akery  Mr. M. IL. Browin od the Royal  Bank paid his old home in Cumberland ia visit on Sunday. Ili3  stay was short hut he reports that  the town although quiet,at present  has grown coarsidenably since he  was .there Last.'i'  Mr. -J..R. Peckham left ^^.Wednesday morning to be '.absent some  two rryonths. Mr. Henderson, the  new proprietor of 'the Abbotsford,  will take over the hotel ,in the  course p������ a few days, ;and in the  meantime Mr. Hutton has charge.  Of course mp.3t peiople will say that  the hotel is -stiill in good'hands.  STRAYED���������onto my premises two  yearling steers. One is nearly all  tyhite; the orth.er is black and  white. No brands. Owoier can������  have same by proving property  and paying expenses. If not claimed in 30 days will be sold for expenses.,. J. C. Hendrickson, Matsqui, B. C.  WESTMINSTER WILL  Bread, Buns, Cakes, Kisses, Cream Puffs  Wedding Cakes a specialty. ���������   ���������  j  Fresh Cakes'Every Day  Try our home made taffy, 25 a pound ,  ALBERT LEE, PROPRIETOR  Now is the time for the Purchasing of the  be it a heater or a new cook stove. The  winter may be cold.        '  Just arrived a fine consignment of  toilet sets at remarkably low prices. Also a fine line of linoleums.' These are  the best ever offered in Abbotsford. The  prices are right. .   EIGE  At the inquest which was held  on Monday and Tuesday, a verdict  of wilful murder was returned.  Up to the time of' going to pros*  the murderer was reported as being still at large, but that his capture is expected momentarily.  On Tuesday the jury summoned  by Dr. Stewart,, coroner, Mission  City, to inquire ffntol the deaths of  Sophie Jasper, .'William Jasper a,"d  George McNeil, returned a verdict of wilful murder agaliinst ,W,il-  liam McLaughlin whose hiding place  is still a secret from the provincial  police.  Wednesday the ^bodies ;qf the,  three victims were buried. Theoid  tndian womlan /and her son were  buried j/n the -Rom'ain Catholic cemetery, and the Scotsman, McNeil,  was buried' 'in the Protestant section, '        ���������        i'  Mr. Harris, the local justice ot Llifc  peace, refad the burial service.  Mrs. Jasper, it wia's found shortly  before the cioi������fi|n was. closed, had  accept, her story Jthlalt the husband  was wounded, beqause the storv  conflicts im ipioftots. There is, however, the. fact io sujppjQrt the story  he is wounded that McNeil d,id law  shot fromi a revolver 'in iainswer to  McLaughlin's opening round, which  killed the old wpimian Sophie. One  cartridge showed Bigns Pif having  been struck by the hammer and  misfired and wnother had been discharged.  The rifle had spoken its deadiy  message, and 'the three bodies had  tumbled in- a heap up;o,n :th,e flo.or  of the big rig, a,n.d Mrs. .Jasper rut  urally qbeyed the order .(# drive  on. But she drjo/ve practically to  her qwp' shack la considerable distance, without letting anyone know  what had happened. She passed  a construction p;amp>, where.there ^  were men who might have, taken  up the hue a^d cry, and -.houses  from which am 'eiarlier alarm; veouid  have been given to the ipojice.  Where  is McLaughlin   iww?   He  is supposed to} haver takejn (to 'the  How about a Lantern for dark winter nights?  Hardware and Furniture  STOLEN    bean shot in ftwioi'place's, fioir (in ad --....  xt     ���������  w   f   ,  ������W  will  have   as AitJion tpi the Bhjrtt that penetrated hills back of ���������Ni'comen.   The.pplice  New. ^estmtoster  will ^have   a                ������   ^^ ^           ^^ ^ force ,wa<s furthep-������ugum������ited to-  fine an ice rink as almost any in ���������        . ..         ^ _  i���������4.    m^,,..^  Canada this winter. An arrange  ment has bene iriade by a local  company with the city council for  a lease of the city's new horse show  building for the four winter months  of the next twenty years ,the building to be equipped as a Skating  rink. As the arena measures 200  by 90 feet there will be few finks  in the Dominion that are bigger.  The building will seat, over three  thousand persons. The company,  will spend $30,000 'in installing ihe  freezing plaint which will in no way  interfere with the use of the building for (oither purposes during the  spring and summer. The possession tof this rink should greatly assist Westminster in retaining the  ice hockey championship pi the)  Pacific Coast which it won Iasti  year.  also a  woiuind in the breast  The  inquest  today  brpught  out  day  to  continue the hunt.   There  -was a report of smloke having' been  Stolon from, our Sardl3 rar-hnr  nighit of'Sep't.-12'Uh, one bay. mar3  weight 1125 lbs., 6 yr. old, i >vz '���������������, hilo  hind feet, branded C.H. on left hind  leg: also Vancouver made saddle  a,  1 bridle .  Fifty Dollars Reward  fcr information leadi'ii- to recovery. Communicate with B. C. HOP  CO., Ltd., SARDIS, B. C.    -  DATES FOR B. C. FALL FAIRS  HARRON  BROS.  Embalmers, and Funeral Directors  Vancouver, Office  and  chapel   1-034 Granville, St.-, Phone 3486  North Vancouver, ' . Office' and  Chapel-116. 2nd St.; Phone 131.  J. H.  Builder and Contractor  Estimates Given Free  Pihone Connection       Mission City  xne  inquest   ioua.y   ur^ugui.   uai. ��������� * .      j u,���������n,ii0  few mew -features of the .actual'seen in the neighborhood .of a little  shotting, but' U brought forward mine. A posse is investigating tna.  the youing wife of' McLaughlin, as neighborhood. McLaughlin is urn  showing svmpathy tor her hunted- iliar with the .triaids birtdt w not be-  husband/she  practically, refused  lieved that he has escaped from .ne  u 1        _ j.   ._ii        .....1     rlic+ri/������t    . I.- :        '        ���������  to discuss the ttragedy iat jail,   and  though 'pressed by the coroner to  district.  Constable 'Lister,   whp M3   not  tell all that 'she knew, .mpantajiied slept since Sunday, returned to Mis  silense on what" transpired alte*. Bion for a few hours rest but Scn-  her  husband  bade her  step from ior Constable Qbauatm and the oth-  FOR SALE���������a re-built Chandler*  Price  Press,  size 12 x 18.   A "bar  the wagon.  The surviving members of the  party, Mrs. W Jasper, whose nu> -  band was isla-in, land who qonveyed  the three bodies tio her'shack, Wallace Jasper (or Dian&ejs), a vyoutl,  when, where, -and by wh.a!t nie^iis  were able, however, to give evidence to enable the jury lo, find cui  Sophie Jasper, William Jaysper anci  George McNeil came to- their death  I Mrs, McLaughlin, the young Indian wife of McLaughlin, whftse cs-  er constables are maintaining the  strictest patrol. _    "  Sophia Jasper wias the old grandmother joff Mrs. 'McLaughlin; Biliy  Jasper was her uncle; MoNeil work  ed 'at the same mill as McLaughlin.  Senior Constable Gammon reported to 'the provincial police that all  trace" of the fugiitive had beem lost  in the heavily brushed country to  the mortheast of Nicomeri. He has  telegraphed lasking that Jail assistance possible be sent, as -the coun  Armstrong���������October l6-i*7.  Bella Coola���������October 30. ���������'  'Kaslo���������October' 15.  Summerland���������October  30-31.  Vernon���������October     23-24     Apple  Show.  FOR S A ALE���������5 young milch co.ws to  freshen from the 27th of this  month. Apply to R* OWEN, one  mile south of B. C. E. R., vMount  Lehman, i    >  FOK iSALE���������nieiar Abbotsford, -.40  ��������� raorea with house, .barm' .$125  . peir acre. W'ouldi subdivide. . Apply to T. ITebbutt, Abbotsford, B.  Dried Brewers'  Grain;  : In Any Quantity"'.'  Great Feed for Dairy Cattle  J. J. SPARROW, PROP.  Abbotsford  gain to the right- party, and on ^nVernLTfrom him was theqause try is a   vast 'one, and anything  terms.   Also   some   second   hand ��������� "     *- ���������������-"^=������  type.   Apply to J. A. Bates, Mission City.  Presbyterian Church Notica  Abbotsford  Pastor���������Rev. J. L.  Campbell,  15.  A., B. D.  Setrvices���������Sunday school  10   a.m.  Public Worship 11 a. m.  Teacher training class 3 p.m.  Public Worship 7.30 p. m.  Choir Practice, Friday .8 p. in.  Meeting  far  Bible    Study    and  Prayer Wednesday 8 p. m.  Huntingdon  Sunday School, 2.15 p. m.  Public Worship 3.30 p. m.  To whom tit may concern���������  This is to notify all concerned  that Andrew 'McGarva has nothing  to .do with the MatBqui Percherou  Horse Co./in the way of'collecting  money.  WM. ELLIOTT.  Murderer Still in the Hills  of the tragedy, 'brought frjom him  an order upon the, mill where lie  worked authorizing her to" colice1.  the money due tpi him, The poiice.  have taken ipossessiioin 'pi tliis note  and she is under constant supervia ���������  ion.   The pojlice hesitiate eve^n  to  like a systematic search requires  almost ia little /army \oi men. Constables Moo,re, Port Moody; Barber  of Vancouver, land twiol specials left  yesterday for .'Niqomen. Severat  more are being.recruited ������at Mission  City.  (Continued From Page One)  across the international boundary  line. There was a Teport that he  passed through Miss'ion City (on  Sunday evening but this is not confirmed. -        .    .    .   .   .  ANGOLS  rees tor  Young Nursery Stock,. 1 and 2 years old.    Apple Trees: 2 years old, 25c   each;   1  year  old,  20a.  APPLES���������Grayenstein,  King of Tompkins,  Wealthy, Northern Spy, Grimes Golden,  Jonathan, all grafted on French Crab Apple. Stocks  CRAB APPLES���������Hyslop, late. Choice  lot of Clark's Seedling and Magoon Strawberries for sale at $5.00 per 1000. Raised on new  beds.  i  D. H. NELSON. Prop.  and Nursery  Abbotsford, B. C.  e la G,  St. Ann's Poultry Farm  Proprietors  Abbitsford.B.C1  Electric LigSit  For the Residence,  Store or Office.  ic f owe  For Factories and  Industrial Plants  Convenience       Comfort      Economy  '���������j  Attention will be civen tq all abdications -for service from our lines.  Address all enquiries to ,  Light and Power Department  Holden Block, Vancouver.  iritish Columbia Electric Railway  i


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