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 1J  I;  If  lo  ���������a'  it  4  f.  I?  M  f  H  tin*  I  ���������*  !l  (11  P  i'  I/,'  a -i <  M  1.9  it)  w  I  -;  I1'  b  m  I-  If)  f  ^1*1  I  1  i  M  J  1  m  Vcl. l./Np. 21.  ' ABBOTSFORD, B. C, FRIDAY, SEPT, ^0, 1910.  <������$ggM    '    $1.00 PER YEAR  ^������U  'IHE UNIVERSITY SITE  The committee appointed by thc  provincial Government to in-  \- ��������� \:..y ie aw to tlie,best place to  locate thc provincial university,  In:) handed in their report and  .make recommendation as follows,;  "The commissioners ure of tho  oniuiou (hat thc most ' suitable  silo isatPt. Grey union* tlie Hand'  there and that of Delta -land adjacent are found to .bo unsuitable  fjr the experimental work of the  colli: ������0 of agriculture. Should  Pci-it Orcy irove impossible tho  commissioners   suggest;  I'ivst���������A cite along the shore  Wr-st cT North Vancouver, provid  ���������ed the tunnel and 'bridge are constructed.  Second���������St, Mary's Hill overlook  ing the Pitt, Fraser and Ooquitlam  .Rivera, provided residences are erected for the students.  ��������� Central Park, although conveniently situated by the cities .of  Vancouver and New Westminster  and because of,thi3 andtheabser.ee  "of existing ' scenic advantages, is  i:rjdesirab;e.  Accompanying the ,^report-'in-  chief embodying the finding of the.  commissioners is an auxiliary, report addressed to the minister of  education, Hon.'Dr. Young; which  i-L'aiio as follows; - *    .  . ,!The university site commission  is strongly of the opinion that the  on' a'.site which riiay -in time .be,  uiayersity Should not be .placed  completely surrounded by a'city'..  They respectfully suggest that  not less than 250 acres be set apart  ' for tho- university .campus and'  700 acres for experimental purposes in agriculture and "forestry.  Thi3 is 'exclusive of a forest reserve for forestry operations on  a  large  scale  ' INVITATIOMS'ARE ISSUED-  Invitations  have   been   sent  out  this week to the guests of the B. C.  Electric Railway Company on the  occasion  of  the  opening   of   tho  Fraaor Vall/ey  branch '6f tho  sys-  Toin on Monday next., The iuvita-  I inn3 aro in the shipe of a neatly  printed   card,   accompanied   by   a  letter   outlying   the   programme.  The Jotter which is signed by General    Manager    R.   H.       Sperling  -���������j'ves   the   inEormziuion   that   the  Vancouver  and    Victoria    guo3ts  including thc civic offcals of these  cities, -will   Itfcavc   the      Granville,  street station at 9 a. m. by, special  car travelling to-the city by way  of Eburne. -.     ;  The- inaugural train will leave  Mew WestmhU'terr at 10 a. m. At  Cloverdale the sub-statuion will be  i-s ee'ed. O ' e s ops wi'l &e r ade  at Milner, Mt. Lehman, Clayburn,  Abbotsford, Huntingdori.and Sardis. The Chilliwack municipal and  civic councils will  meet  the train  <���������  r.ardh.  the   Sumas  council    at  Kunlingdon,  the  La'ng'ey   eounc'l  Clovcrdale. The train will arrive at  Ciiilliwack-at 1 "p. m. and the driving of the iast. spike'in the '\line  '-.���������il  then take place. <A���������*luncheon  will be given to  the. guests" after  ��������� the. ceremony, and returning .the,  -.train"will.Heave.' ChiJfiwaek at.3*. p.  vn. arriving 'at'' New  Westminster  .at 6 p.-rn. and Vancouver at;7 p.m.  ���������Colunibiaii.,. , ���������  . 'Work is .being-rushed along the  l^ne" .and''it ',-s iexpeccted - that ..alill  actual workwil! be ^completed by.  bacurday 'evening. -       '*,'.,  It i-3' reported here that our.  neighboring town of Sumas is very  probably going to bo a dry burg  a'Filer the "election.    ABBOTSFORD THE VICTORS  Newly Oi-ffainzed*T5;o?tball.Team Win Their/First Mafch >n������ of the growth of a town is  THE PUBLIC SCHOOL CROWDED.  ��������� Abbotsford  is  growing.      , The'  ���������bcJiool which   is   always the   ovi-  6n Faiiv-'Day Against'Mission City.  Only lest'week the boy).1; tfor together and organized',', a sJootball  team and did Ja little kicking of  the ball around the school'&rounds  one oil- two evenings!" TheY-were  anxious for a game/and'sent a  di'rilLonge to the 'Mission/1 Footb'all  team. Yesterday ".our boys went  to Mission City where tliel people  there! were- holding the fail,, exhibition and secured the desired,game  of ball.' They came back the.victors, tho score being 1'to mil-in our  boys favor. -This - victory -is all  th' mere glorious as ' the-/Mission  team, last year was the chs'mpionB"  in the Fraser Vailley league. iWhat  will Abbotsford not^do when they  have   a   little   practice?     1 '"  ,The game wa3 an excellent one  and played with high spirit'*, there  being! very little to the-favor of  either team���������a fairly even .-game.  The .captain cf the , Abbotsford  team Cyril Harrop, scored in-.the  Iirsc half The second haJf,. was  tne  mosV interesting par,t,-.of . the  | ,'T'iv iol'o\/ii * is tie ii'-ie-op of  boLli toaiV't, , ,,   .  ��������� llisoioii City���������GoalPakenham. ,  ' "Docks���������T. /Calhorwood, G. Catch  pole.   .  Half5���������"Pointer, h. Wells, A. Erown  / Forwards���������A: C;- Wells,-J., Jones  ;Gl"Cox,'C. Winslade and W. Mitchell.    - ". ,  Abbotsford--Goal,  ' Feather-ton-  liaugh. ���������  i-.acicsi���������A   Harrop,. H.   Wing.  Ha'ff3���������J.' Hoath, G. Hayes, L;  Rqbartson. ,  ., Forwar.d^-C. Harrop, ',W. Welle,  ]). Weilai .3. Prest, J/'Metcalfe.  '. Jlr. E. Bush of-Mission City act--  ed as referee and our boys voted  him "a' prin-oe" ' and say that he  ean���������.have a position as referee any  old tim.it that Abbotsford 'plays.  After "the game, was over,the Mis  ��������� growi )g too.  About a year and a half ago on,  the completion of the new school,  the iivsr:it building, a, second  t.c acher was added to-the staff, ancl  r.ow the - school is overcrowded  igain. The principal, Mr. McArthur  tins isome forty-five pupils' in his  room-! ranging from'they second  class-to thossi preparing for high  school, examination. The lower'  room i3 also crowded. ��������� "  Thereis no doubt but  mora  ac-  eommo'dation is. heeded,  and-     a  'third'tecchor added-to the present-  stai'i.   It is probable that the trustees will at an early date make application 'to   the   government  for  another addition' of two rooms, as  a1- the' present growth "it will be  required inside of a   year.,  .'i-iiicipal McArthur  reports   the  attend'aricu al '^.hat, couLd be  de-  1 sired and he hopes to have a  '^*ood  largo'class writing .for, - the'   En-  ':py'  We have just received a 'fine line  and Monr3 Sweaters -and Sweater Caps.  They are sure to please you.  Also a fine assortment of ��������� * Chil  J Equestriennes.  of Ladies'  id  r!ren s  Paragon  better ispcrls anywhere than the  me.ro.ber3 of, the Mission City Foot-  i.all club, '.', .There- ..will <be -(some  'grim^<fiom: a" - .spectators i.������io'int���������jqL;,-^?Pg^9ingl ^4?n,,'i V.the.;V St-eturn,  %iew,  the,ball  being  kept  pretty ! match  comes   off ,on'     Saturday,,.  near the centre of the field.  'LAID AT REST ,  .October 10th.'  i   CREDIT   TO   ABBOTSFORD.  ^sr t%*rs3tits*xia*cz2&-2  rasnc^KfcSESjjz^JB  Ii  We are sellmg  tii  ���������o  :H  s  i A/ r^i^*'^-"-^  7V   v_,-vj-i.jiV-c--a-  \YT  value at 25c. per pair  rtArc*M*:W. 6Hyl.tfW*"*a*il  Proles-*- r\.  iigainst the cold when driving by wear  ing a knitted muffler.  Come in and see them.  I if! EL  I  i  a ifiaasa  It is  our,sad  duty  to chronicle'  ho ~d oath "Jo f Mr.  A.  Samson who  ���������Jiad ' i:i the  Suma3  hospital      on  -; ".rday last.  There were high hopes up till  almost the last that Mr. Samson  would" recover, but even the best  v/onld'recover, but even the bostof.  would recover, but even the best  of medical aid could not seemingly  prevent the result of the deadly  v,rorlt 'cf the accidental shot.  The funeral took place from the  C. P. R. station at Mission Junction  jii Monday morning to the C.M.I,  cemetery, followed by friends and  acquaintances, who wished to pay  last respects to one whom they  had known so well and.-s ofavor-  had known so well and so favorably in liife.  A 'simged statement was made  by the deceased before his; death  of Jhow the   accident  happened.  .The, deceased was well and favorably ��������� known in ;this part of  thc Fraser Valley, he having acted  as the C. P. "R. .constable at this  point, where he made many friends  all of whom regret his sudden demise.  The deceased was 28 years of age  and way born in Inverness County  Qu-eboc, where his aged -mother,  two GiBtcrs and three brothers reside. He has? two brothers in the  west, oneinthiB town'ancl one in  Calgary.  - THE LADIES AUXILIARY  The ladiep of St. Matthews church  have' formed themselves into a  Ladies. Auxiliary .and will look after church affairs during the ab-  s^nce, of a   vicar.  On Monday evening they .will  tender to Rev. A. E. Daviss.'who  haves lor Kamtoops on Tuesday  having resigned as vicar of the  oht-rch, ,a far.3-.vell reccptioii at the  heme   of Mrs.  Boyd.  Tho  congregation  are  sorry  to '  IciiO. Mr. Daviss as he has made   a  grir.at many friends during the two  vears he has been in Abbotsford.  perior uchool,when  high school "wor,k is being done  'inspector Sullivan visiteck     this  school: last'.week and-reports . the  .workVin. both^rpoms^-pVogreflB^  very' favorably and "'both' teachers.   '��������� - ""* "'*''"  doing good wrk. " ^ ,  ��������� MUST BUY' RIGHT. OF .WAY,  r'������*>:  On Thursday evening the  pride,  of Chilliwack "was driven into , Abbotsford and put up at the livery  stablo, for the 'nig;ht.  /Wo  understand 'that   Mr.   J.   A.  Blair has been for sometime   very  anxious to be in a position to do  the  right   thing   when   important  visitors arrive in.the town to stay  ' i   fnw day 3 as gu. s'.u, and has been  quietly looking around      with    a  view  to .secure  a .stylish  spaa  of  roadsters.   Yesterday   evening Mr  T-iair was being highly commanded  by his fellow citizens for his choice  and good judgment i:i having made  auch a good bargain.   So delighted is he with his ibar'ga-n that he  has refused absolutely to take $100  on his deal and as he had already  placed    the magnificent    sum   of  j.t";00 in Ihe bank as <a deposit before the team left Chii'ijwack, it is  likely the  sale wL"\l be icompleted  to-day, in  which  a buckskin  note  S is to be given for the balance.   o   NO  LIGHT YET  There appears to be some difficulty ahead of the town before  electric light can be secured for the  ���������streets and the houses. It is reported that the provincial government who are expected - to erect  the poles for the town, wi!W not do  so until such time as a proper and  correct survey of the town is  made. This will no doubt take  some little and in the meantime  we shall have to do without tho  much expected and long looked for  ���������electric -light.  The Board of Trade have the mat  tor in hand and expect to have satisfactory ai.angements with the  government at an early date.  Mrs. Edson relumed homo Wednesday .evening afier spending, a  pleasant vacation in Vancouver  niv.l'Ladner.  :' In its  deal  with  the - (provincial .  government respecting,   the    .ae-  riuiring of land necessary, for the  laying of the right of way, the. -  fact is disclosed that Mr. William  Mackenzie, president of the Canadian Northern Railway Company,  agreed to buy land as follows;  $5 p,er acre,agricultural -   iLand,  $2.50 for uplands, and SI- an acre fo.r  wild country.   This means an out-  ���������  lay cf thousands of dollars by the*  company which will also have to  make deals with owners of private  property having territory, in  the  area  o,f 'proposed  line3   which   it  might take over.   By this it wiH'  be observed that no provision was'  made  in  the  contract  negotiated  between  the   company   and      the  company and the- provincial government  for  a grant   of     crown.  lands such as prevailed in the case  cf the Grand TrunkPacific,   which  was granted "a  free right of way.  CARD  OF  THANKS  t  M-.ssrs George and W. E. Samson wish to take this opportunity  of thanking all those who extended their assistance and sympathy  dvri'ig   th^ir   late   bereavement.  Mr  George Ferguson has at laet  recovered  his  horse.   Mr.  Donald  Slcrwart of Clayburn''found     her.  quietly grazing on Matsqui prairie  Rev. Mr. Daviss is giving a far-e-  w.e'4 to his gentlemen friend^s tonight.  ���������r- "��������� T ��������� .ior was in Vancouver  thih week.  Miss Sunderland of Vancouver is  M:.' fjuast -of Mr and'Mrs.. Hill-Tout   o   Mr. J. A. McGowan sprained his  ankl.il on Saturday last which pre-  . cnled h3m from taking part in  the victorious game at Mission yes  icrday. ^     '  l ���������  'ISP? VtO  i  VI Jl  lrHB ABBOTSFORD POST,      ABBOTSftOB-D. B. &  CHURCH   SERViCES  Presbyterian    Church���������   Rev.   J. L,  jJL'ampbeil, B. A., B. D.' pastor.  Abbotst'ord, 1J a.m. and 7:30 p.in.  Upper Sumas, May 29, and every  |iltenute Sunday  at 3 p.m.  C. E., Wednesday at S p.m.  Sunday School m a p. in.  Methodist Church-  tiuuday School 10 u.in.  Presbyterian    Church���������Rev  Holder.  Mount Lehman, 11 a.m.  Pine Grove, 7;30 p.m.  Glenmore, 2;20  A.    D.  |St. Mathews Church- -  Rev. A. E. Davis3,     Vicar,  Abbolm'ord.���������  Services  for September.  September   4���������2 ;30   p.m.  September 11���������11  a.m.  September 18���������k ;30, Harvest  [Thanksgiving.  September  25���������11   a.m.  .Clayburn'every  Sunday   at   7 ;30  ACBOTSFORii)   POSTOFFICE  Office hours from 8 a. m. to 7 p. in.  No 314 Mail train from Vancouver  |and east due 8:07.  No 307 Mi.il train from State j due  S6;53.  Train No. 314 south bound due al  J8 ;07; No 308 due at 17 :27.  Train No. ,307 north bound due at  |8;53; No 313 due at 18:22.  Great Northern���������going north at  |6j20; going south at 7;15.  Mull lor Upper Sumas every Monday,  [Wednesday-and Saturday, 1 p. m.  ''iVIail for Peardonville every Tuesdt:  [and Saturday, 1 p. m.  Mail for Aldergrove, ShortreeJ.  [and Otter, every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 1 p.m.  THE ABBOTSFORD POST  Published "o'vory Friday by tho Post  Publl.������hlnj; Company.  A weekly Journal devoted te the liiter-  eUa of Abbotsford and auu ending dla-  trict.  Advertising: Rates made know., "n application.  LEGAL ADVERTISING���������12 cents per  Hue tor tlrst Insertion, and 8 cents a niio.  1'or all subsequent consecutive Insertions.  Our SliitilDolc-tn���������Neither for nor *gin'  tho   Gtovornmout.  FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 1910  BUSINESS   DIRECTORY   OF  ABBOTSFORD.  (General Stores ���������  Authier Bros.  D. Vv\ Turnbull. '   -  M. L. McPhee.  iHotols��������� ;       '  Abbotsford Hotel, H. Freeman, Prop  Commercial, J. A. Blair, Manager.  | Real   Estate���������  J. W. McCallum.   ,-  C. A. Sumxiex-.  Western Realty, J. J. McPhee & W  Nelson.  Lindsay Russell, C. E.  | Auctioneers���������  Lindsay Russell, C. E.  J.   W. McCallum  | Banks���������  Royal Bank of Canada, W. H. Kerr,  Manager.  [Creamery���������  H. A. Howe, Proprietor,  j Hardware and Furniture���������  li.   Alanson.  | Batchers���������  J. Msnkman.  Ri.'-.ilg and King!  Livery Stable���������  Lyle & Anderson  Baker and Confectioner���������  L. Legace.  | RESTAT7RANT-  Conxad Andersen.  Shoemakers���������  M. Huuser:  Board of Trade���������  J. W. McCallum, Secretary.  BUckemlth���������  Stanley Ausneau.  Barber and Pool Room���������  ,    Jos. Sanderson.  ���������    G. Isenor.  J-Tobacco and Novelties���������  J. V. Means.  - Doctor���������  [     T. A. Swift.  SADDLERY   ana1,  I-aRDWARE-  ���������;    B. J. (iernaey.  'MERCHANT   TAILOR.  T. C. Coogan.  ���������SURVEYORS  Henderson   and  Taylor.  ABBOTSFORD DRUG STORE.  MUSIC TEACHER-  Miss Alice Steed.  25>S###*^^  egace  ABBOTSFORD,   BAKER  Bread, Buns, Kisses,  Cream Puffs  Wedding Cake a Specialty  ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  The  school  trustees  convention  hold  recently at  Ke'.owna  appear  to lvava1,, 'been studying "tho interests-of the leaching pr.ifef.a-  ion" in asking that "teachers while  in atUivo service be .allowed to'  write off their first class certificate in three or four j.oci'ovi" There  are undoubtedly many teachers in  the profession holding second class  certificates who if given an op-  l,'oi-������un-i ry   mil-ii   as   me ; torchere'  uoi^veiiuion i.'ji;^'ge������/t  would      take  i  ad v ant ago of u.   'J here are many,.  ambitious to climb to  tho top of  uvj ladder in the teaching profession iso far,as certificate is concern  ed,  but   who icanotiot  afford      the  time-, a'rid  mioney  to   devote   their  whole 'energy to  that  end.   They  must earn to .exist.   .There are also  so;me (no doubt   who  do  not feel  justifiietd' in 'taking the time to'attend a higher school to obtain    a  first, for reasons'probably known  only to theimiseLves,   There are at  least two reasons  why ,a teacher  should^ be a-luowed to write for the  first by;easy stages or "sections"  '������������������v.r   ���������'-..' '    .  It is of advantage to the teaching  profession and "of benefit to the  pupil in the schoul room..  The* teacher while "in active service"1' must make his studying for  a   higher certificate a   side  issue  Ho has his regular work to attend  to, thus 'must  devote' only  spare  t::mei to  study.   This  is 'naturally  limited.   It  would   thus   take   him  years to go over the whole course  to prepare for the entire (examin-  a lion   at   once.   In   the  meantime  the curriculum may eh angle,    and  the- work' haft to be 'gone over 'a,-������  gain.   By studying and passing in  ''f-O'C-lj.ons" it Relieves the respon-  aponsibility of tb;e( "active" -teacher.   The highest educational .auth-  ' r{''i-.s will tie!-', us 'that it is     to  I ho ada vantage of the teacher that  he should fol'jow a   regular line of  study while teaching, as .it places  him on a ibasis. similar to that of  tlie. pupil lie is 'teiachi.n/g��������� p/Safcing  his mind in a   r.eicjeptive, .stajge���������,  and thiiiS .ena-hle him to     under-i  stand'the difficulties of a   student  He is better able to teajeh, besides  it increases his value as a teacher  in Mher  ways.       There  are  too  many teachers in the  vhc; go only along the     routine-  work of the school room day after  day without increasing their know  ledge or making what they have  jmorld. fresh,   These   teachers   are-  naturally  a   fai:,unav   Under   such  ti achers, we  hear  the  expression,  frum parents, 'Wonder what is the  matter with Mary and Jim,  they,  do hot .appear to  be  taking anyt  interest in school, these days and  not learning any.'  It .ir.iciht: then bo .considered to  the ladvamtajge of both teacher  and pupil if the resolution asked  for by the trustees were granted.  And it is ro be hoped that due consideration will be given to this  resolution.  Tha      teaching  . profession      is  undoubtedly one of the noblest but  with the work done, If year3 are  devoted to the school room it un-  fits the man or woman for active  Vacii-jjess hfe as many a one has  f.,und. out to his sorrow* This being the case then every opportunity should be given the teacher to  r<-.'ae!\ the highest standard educationally in his profession.. It cer-,  ttiihly will be no detriment to the  profession las it will be -onl,y the'  ambitious teacher who will attempt  to increase, his knowledge with a  vil'MV ojf 'obtaining a higher, certificate. 'The man or woman, who  plods on to success by self study  hi EiirCjjto be a credit to the profession tind of greater benefit in  the school room' We believe it a  wi;.'e move on thc part of the trustees'to ask that such a,resolution  be considered by the department  of education and the government  Besides if we aro correctly informed there are panny, holding seconds who would hail with, delight  the proposed change in the curriculum.  BESUREAND mm  irmnt  a satisfactory  AXLE GREASE,  HARNESS OIL,   WHIPS,  CURRY COMBS,,  HALTERS,   BRUSHES,   SWEAT   COLLARS,    and also  BICKMORE'S- GALL CURE, winch iv������ wan  Cure for Calls, Wounds, and Sores upoti animalts.  j i ��������� i i i ii r~i \-t       n   -t" ��������� -  -n~- i          .��������� ....-���������~.. ��������� ��������� .^-���������~������  P. O, Box 45  Aiibotsford, B. C.  LIVERY AND FEED STABLE 1  AND  TOURING AUTOMOBILE  The   provincial   university   goes  to  "Vancouver as  was ���������   expected,  by all except the happy residents  of  Victoria   and   the   surrounding,  district.   Up to the last thp  reai-  douiits of the .capital thought     it  \va"s the. only place- that c.ouJd be  even recommended, but there were\  others.   Vic:tcr.'.a ' was   not      even  mentioned   The day "Is past when  the city of Victoria is the whole,  push in the province,   That   . was  enjoyed long enough.   Some      of  the good things must come to the  mainland.. Victoria' has  the   par-  lia.metnt  buildings   for   keeps,  and  with that it must remain content;  It would seem that' Vancouver is  to be(the educational centre of the.  province, and that is probably only right as no doubt it will Lbet the,  largest city in the province���������so it  looks"  at" present.  "After Laurier comes the deluge" was* reported in many! papers  throughout British Columbia. It  should have been 'After .Laurier  would  come  the  Nationals   (with  accents on the als) then the;deluge.   *o������^   The Salmonbefties have! shown  their superiority in .agam maintaining the h'onors that go with  the retaining of the Minto' Cup in  the. West. This goes to. show that  when fish and flesh meet in a contest that fish is sure to. win.. It\is  a common saying that fish is goo'd  brai i food.- Piih must be also goofi  for something else. It must be  good food, to play lacrosse on. We  venturer ;to say' there, is no team  from "any province that can win the  Minto Cup from the Sal'monbeHies  except it be a team -from ���������'Nova  Scotia. Then it would be fish a-  gainst fish; -and it is doubtful  j whether the 'Herringhacks ' or ,the  profession | Salmonbellies would come .-out on  top. The Herringback would undoubtedly have.'the - advantage;-  Portunately the Nova Scotiahs do  notplay lacrosse so the cup is  likely to remain in the West.  A man who makes money Jn a  community has a duty to perform  to that community.lt may .be ,he  has made his money by his superior 'businessability, an'd that he  would have done as ������ood anywhere. That does not alter, the  case. If his gifts are great" .his  resposibility are as equaKy as  g^eat. Nd man was placed" on  this beautiful earth of ours for  the- .sole purpose of making money  Wc can give you thc best  of attention at Reasonable Rates.  Our New Touring Automobile*,^ in great demand.  Wm. LYLE  r.  Stables on Esser.dene Avenue  | Time Is Worth Money, So Is Hay  But it is worth more money when it is baled, because it is easier   to  handle and retains the sweet flavor that is necessary to bring . good   prices  And to properly bale hay so that time may be saved an I. H. C. ha'y press  is indespensiable.  See H. Alanson for terms and pricei.  A. G. BROWN & CO.  1048 Wsstminster Ave., Vancouver, B.C.  The Bank of British "North America has opened a branch at Ag-  assiz. , ,  Themother of a - good baby is  the envy of all other women.  Reforms worth while are seldom  performed over night.  It's difficult .to please yourself  and others at the same. time.  Some people are kept busy butting into other people's business!,  A good many wrongs are committed in the name of good business.  Destiny is the excuse some men  offer, for failure.  The church has no monopoly of  hypocrisy.  The way. out of a tight place  ist o sober up.  ���������   It i3 a stingy man who will not  give you a smile.  It's alwayst he other fellow who  begins the fight.  It is often easy to put money in  your pocket, but often hard to,  keep it there.,-  Once there lived a woman who  admitted that her husband was.too  gooc: for her���������but she died long a-  go."  It is called cultivation of the  voice because, it is harrowing to  the neighbor's feelings.  i i r n ii, i _     i ..I mi.  An   absent-minded   man   seldom  forgets hi3. troubles.  If  you  would  flatter   a woman  keep quiet and listen.,  ' Tho  thing  that  is   most   talked  over is the telephone.  An 'easy beginning doen't always  justify the finish.  ���������  The-heirs seldom look for a taint  on'an'inheritance.  Just "about the time a man learns  to live he has to quit.  The faster a man runs  in  debt  the more he gets behind.  Time will tell unless the gossips  beat it under the wire.  ,  WANTED TO RENT in Matsqui  in one ormore blocks���������300 or 400 ac.  good land already under cultivation. State terms to F. S. care of  this  paper, Mission City.  Farmer's Agency  City Market Phone 5452 Vancouver  Pioneer Produce & Commission  Agent  Our Motto- -"Highest price paid for  first class stock."  P.   S.-~ We   have orders for  early  apples to ship north.  INSURANCE  LOANS  Abbotsford Homesites  *.nd the man. who has'this for his  idea had better never: been born  It is not for the 'act of charity, but  the performance of a simple duty  for the man who has made money  to pass a little of it bit for the .bene  fit of the community, ieven though  he never expects to eee a'  I ���������x- -������ ������^ a   dollar  ^#****^4^#^^*#*###^-#$ the emoluments are not in keeping J of. his contribution baxk.-Ex  you are looking for a home  ���������or snappy investments ;  . in town lots, acreage ojr farm  property  see  The Pioneer Real Estate Broker of Abbotsford  i-*-    *m/  1\  ���������F  p  'I  -(  'i  il  *. IB .tf-PTH ������/*.������,  ABBOTSFORD POST,      ABBOTSPQitD, S. 6.  THREE1  ssssrasrsT  i  a  I  tl  in  !li'?  .1^'  pi?.  to  ABBOTSFORD, B. C.  Capital paid up, 5,0 3), 0 ) 3.  Reserve Fund,'   5,700,000.  Total Assets, 7), 000,000.  A general banking business transacted.  With  f  I  AS  ,!  SAVINGS    BANK  Accounts opened with Deposits of  1.00 and up-  |wards.    Home Savings Banks issued.  Banking by mail given every attention.     We  have correspondents throughout the world.  GEO. H KERR, manages  mi  fee=g=aag!  ���������i^^iviliipn ������ii*  i j f* *������m M m lUJumtwimw  ZBZ32ZZZ  &=  El?  fl  j. Mcelroy a Co.  JJLIQUORS,   WINES  AND   CIGARS  OF THE BEST QUALITY  I-  fCor. Essendene Ave. and .Oscar St.,  CITY  23:  to  by  h  V  )-'  1)  \f  \i  WATCH THIS  SPACE FOR  SUBSCRIPTION  ANNOUNCEMENT  CANADIAN   PAIR   DATES.  -  jfrovincial Exh.bition, New West-  \ster, B.C.. October 4 to 8.  HATZIC NOTES  Mr. W. Cory the well known pros  pec-tor arrived in Hatzic on Friday  last with an arm and-leg broken  and other inflictioni too numerous  . .'.rmointion.  ��������� Three, weeks ago Mr. Cory while  prospecting in the vicinity of  Stave Lake mountain, had the'm'iar  .fortune to be caught in" a .rock  .slide. ^Although he heard the rumble of the approaching avalanche  of rock and.debris, ..He was.'unable  to avoid it and was >*wept bodily,  two (hundred feet to-the bottom  of the canyon. After being in a  semi-conscious state for almost  nine hours, bruised and bleeding  he succeeded in setting his leg and  arm, then whittling hia own crutch  ea from a nearby tree, he managed  tc crawl to camp, a distance of  eleven miles.  Mrs. W. J. Manson.and Master  Ralph were in Vancouver on Saturday last.  Miss Irene Slack is spending a  few 'days holidays in Vancouver  and Victoria.  The! Dominion Express Company  has transferred Mr. Geo. Ross into  the messenger service from Vancouver to Mission City.  Mr. and Mrs. A; S. Henry, Mrs. A.  E. Catchpole and family who have  been enjoying a very pleasant out  ing at Agassiz, arrived home on  Monday.  The provincial government's fruit  packinfg expert, Mr. Denny, ,will  give a series of fruit packing  demonstrations at Mr. A. BreaK  ey's 'Some/time this week.  The ratepayers of Hatzic held  a very successful land clearing  bee on the site of. the new school  building this week.  Mrs., J. Hewson. of Hageravill.e,  Ontario, is the guest of Mra. Slack  at. Idlewyle.  Mrs. F. L. Ketcheson captured nearly all the Fancy Work prizes at the Maple Ridge agrieultur-  -xhibition..  -, b   Smith Curtis, has sold his ranch  near Savona for $100,000. There  are about 1600 acres of land.  Bern Cunliffe, secretary of the,  Conservative club, Vancouver,  spent a few ,days in the Valley  this week, whipping things into  line pending the forthcoming bye-  election.���������Nicola Herald  ' Spokane has cniched the 1910 pen  r.eant of the North Western Baseball League with Vancouver a c'ose  aecond.  Fruit Report  '     Rejgina,  Sask,   Sept 10'  W. E. Scott; Esq.,  Deputy Minister of Agriculture  Victoria, B. C.   ,  Dear sir.  I have  tlie honor  to  report as  follows;  To summarize���������-Although     some  quotations at the present.time,for  fall varieties frona American, potato  would apparently indicate.      low  prices thegeneral consensus of op-  inion'jon'tine! part, of jobbers generally'are, that prices for Fall and  Wi,nterr  varieties 'of  apples   wiljl  not gio low, quotations from, thq  East for Ontario apples No. 1 in,  barrels (whloh a'ro very scarce) are  quoted $3.50 to  $3.75  with a'probably rise to $4.,00 In a   very short,  time and when jobbers ask for quo,.  tatio,n9  froiri American ppinla prir-,  cos  are imuch (higher   than   when,  wired  unsolicited.   Pears' and  the'  Crabs are  firm  and  m great'de-''  mand.   American prunes have been <���������'  coming in freely to these  points,  in peach "boxes and although     retail prices were, cut very close here  jobbers have boon paying f. o. b.  American shipping points for  the  prunios in peach boxes 50c .and'55c  per ease.   I   would advise    "shippers holding for fair prices of Fall.  and  Winterr stock,     particularly;,  Winter,  and  more! especially      if  stoeks'a're 'not  heavy, /pack   and'  grade thoroughly.      There- is     a  disposition on the  part  of some  shippers to mark "grade..-too high,  ���������eEpecially in marking-, fancy  for-  ferfection  on  all  points,  quaLity  sire,, color and pack, and this applies to crabs as welil  as apples.  The: (Dominion  Inspector  has   no -  power or- authority .to ,\   re-mark  grade cm boxes  from, what they  are marked by shippers, but he has  poweri to erase, the 'grade if not in  conformity with "the'.'.Act' and' to  brand falsely marked.      It will'be.  well forour, growers and -shippers,  to boanthCI   i'n Imind and raise the  the standard of their pack rather  than'lower as we are certainly es-  tablishing an envaible reputatipn  on BHC. fruit at the present .time  all.o.Ver these, provinces, and this  reputation if--sustained - and     ad-  \ anoed on our fruit products will  certainly create, an increased . demand for them and command the  highest (market prices.   At       the  same? time our shippers, Tmist not  forget the competition they have  to meet from the American Pacific.  Coast States and the' efforts (being put forth by them to reduce  cost olproduction in every     way  and their earnest-endeavor       to  grow and raise the standard     of  their fruit products by the .latest  and most up to date methods.  J. C. METCALFE,  Commissioner.   o-  MISSION  CITY  INKLINGS  '.i  Mr. and Mrs. R. Rogers of Rev-,  elstoke, are the guests of Mr. and  Mrs. E. J. Boind -,  \ -Monday, October 21st/has been,  set as the day and date for Thanks,  giving' throughout  Canada      this  year, '"      >' u,  ��������� Mir. J. A. Flett of: Vancouver, was ,  a passenger through from Sumas--  on* Tuesday evening. 'He. intend^  to purchase, some laxid,,on the Sumas prairie.   " . '' "  ;  Mr. Fred Milter is building ��������� a'  neat cottage on Callfonia Street.  Mr. J. B. Haddad has mov.ed in- ,  to his cottage which he built last  oionth.  Mr. and Mrs. Miller of New West  minster were guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Giles this week.  Mrs. H. Routhier is building an  addition to her house. .  Fresh strawberries are selling  at. three boxes for 50 cents and the  growers find a ready sale for them  Stella���������Do you understand baseball?  Bella���������Perfectly ; but .why .does  that man run so hard withnobody  after him?  Girls like freckles���������on their  val's face.  p-  WESTERN  rmmtmrnammmmm  EALTY CO.  Farm Lands  and  Town. Lots  VANCOUVER AND ABBOTSFORD $  rnrrr  r^i������n������������'  M������������im������;Mag������iig������M'MWMiiroCTamja^^  ABBOTSFORD, B. C,  ���������aumnnDi  Strictly first-class in every respect.   The bar is  stocked with the best of wines, liquor and cigars,  RATES,  $1.50 TO  $2.00  PER  DAY  , H. FREEMAN,  PROPRIETOR  ������ea:  ieso  Insurance  Phone No. 1 ���������?���������  ���������1>  ���������f REAL ESTATE   AND   COMMISSION    AGENT  ���������$���������  25 of which are cleared and under cultiv--  ation; 11 acres of-prairie,  a fine bearing  orchard of apples, pear and plum trees,.  a choice variety of small  fruits, small  house and one million feet of timber (no  lease). This property adjoins the Hygienic  Dairy and the Matsqui Oil field, has two*  running streams and is the very finest, of  soil 10 chains deep, faces on mile of good  road.,   This is one of the finest   pieces  of property in the Fraser Valley. The  owner must sell and will accept $80  per  acre,  balance in one:year  We are entrusted with the sale of 7  lots adjoining the Townsite of Abbotsford  averaging 66 ft. x 90 ft. and the price is  Speculators should investigate this  T  T  t  t  f  f  t  f  T  f  r  X  t  i  T  T  T  v  t  T  t  T  t  t  t  T  T  ���������>  Land Exchange Office  Abbotsford, B. C.  ii  ^  ������������������'���������'"'' <���������'���������, '���������[���������  .t[;I  l  r-l  t    ,1  id  "������������������I,  t. hs  h\  pi  r  Is  Id  r  l'6XJK  'TIIE ABBOTSFORD POST,       A'lJBOTSFORD, B. &  ������%i*;r*'- *ai i������i������  vtn + ,v*j������ir .Ju. -*  It  ft  i  I !'        A  .1  " I il-  .1  X"I O  ' ]    ? /" IK T .O  All kinds ot fresh meats in season.  ONLY  Al   MEATS  KEPT  IN  STOCK  We deliver the goods  *b#tf#^^  [zt'Ai'fi  *w.tUU *."-���������?'*���������."  |S==fflM  K*6  H  ���������������-uv HEATERS  At prices never before offered in Abbotsford.  18 in. $2.35.   '   21 in. $2'.65.      22 in. $2.85.  23 in. $3.15.    24 in. $3,50.  There are only 50 of these stoves to be sold at  these pi.ic.es. Scsiire one while they arc going as  there is a cold winter ahead of us.  If ordering by mail enclose right amount and  state plainly size required and kindly mention that  vou saw this ad. in the Abbotsford Post.  i  Fresl  h IVniK.  12 quarts, $1.00    Delivered once every morning  Lytliwobd Ranch,,       AbbOlSfOfd  l    W.  E. -Laking/Cioverd  larrop Bros  Our cows are sp*  dally selectee! ancl quality guaranteed.  Good co'a'j always for sale.  w   a-  lV!';if <r-f!*n]  MiSSiON Cil Y,  holr.l has: neon  :C������  B.C.  ���������8  iborn1.  rt-iir.oviU.f]  liH'o'.ighou! an i o ..ovv  opun to tne public  The  Dai'  it  stacked   v.-il!) ��������� the  dioiccslwme?, liquors   and cii-ai^  curAVQ niriWJW  Rata: $1.00 to $2 per day  SAffl GILES, PrapriDtsr'  -:,.A,); ������t  ft  r  a  \/'W:"-(  V-'  ������  ir������  ra  1. ii.JaV.,-iui-'x^  ' J  I  (Associate   Members Can.   SocC.fr..)  Civil Engineers  i-1- c.  .;>  1 a ,v ;���������)  Office, next P. O  .������������������CttVLLYOK.  P. O. Box I 1  B.   C.   E.   K.  IIOWATS   PICKLES  ���������     The'Best Made  Quart: bottle 30 cts.  EMPRESS BAKING  POWDER, made in Vancouver. Satisfaction guaranlecd.  I 6 07.. tina 23 c,  5 Ih. (ins 85 c  ri'MPcm'Air^rL.Ol.'R      j  ? Milled at iiburnc f;cm Alberta  j  ,      Whc?t  Pe:  ���������������������:!(  C.1 7^  .���������\-.- ���������,-N^**i*'^"^\''N/*V^>"t.'%   "N*'  '���������^ ^N/ V ^* ."^^-^ N  FOODS  Omi of the mo-1  nouiidiU-g  i.- cc:;.\:ea  5 1'.-). i-'nebyes   Sic.  \v"    p.   Edwards..,  .1". Fnicp,  L .Wright  John Shiokiu,  rJ'om Scott,,  V/ri. '.!3nitLh,  .J. D.-:.i'.:\vutcr, C:ovc;vdai'6  A   Drink water, Clovordalo.  f. Wol������on,  H.  Richards,  Camp  .4.  Jo:;.-Scott, CJuUiwaek  "Mr. J. Cooks v.'as in town  w^ak. ��������� , ���������  this  IvIiDE Dolly Aldi-r has been on   a  visit  to  parents.  More roadwork is to be done in  the town next week.  Mrs. Mall-ery and son of Vancou-  \er,.are.thelguests cf Mr. and Mrs.  Lby.  Everything needed to cure that  Cough r.t tlie Abbotsford Drug  Store.  'KCTEL ARRIVA'LS  Tho   iibbolEfcrd   Hotel.  i^'.  W. H. Walkei  Scottis was in Mt. Lehman this  Week: fixing up some worn out  ga'solinc -engine.  Mr. an&:Mrs. J. Bsaudet has re-  ���������'turned f.fter a lengthy holiday in  the -east.  ��������� T.lr. W. Lyle, who has been on  the sick list for some throe weeks,  has rceov^redand is around again  rf:i.-eivLT."<? the con������rat\ilations cf  ��������� his ffiior.d:?.  ���������Mr3.   Mn-Kce,   of   Toronto,   Ont.,  " who haa bsen the guest of Mr. and  Mrs. W. Lj'Ie,' for come weeks, re-  ���������turncd to her home in the east today.  Master Stanley Connon. of Vance uv3i", is visiting his "brother Mr.  Charles Connon of the B. C. E. R.  Triors was an exciting time a-  round .Huntingdon a few days a-  go when Mr. Malcolm McCi'.'ivray  and -some of his neighbors lassoed  and .-jcrall-ed a wi'.d boar.  The .members of tho I. O. O. T.  of this town piid the-Sumas lodge  a visit on Thursday night. They  hod 'a merry ;old drivo in the big  Vvaggon.  Mr. Sisson has returned from  Alberta, where he, went sometime  tigo. He visited many parts . in  the ;northan.-,district.1) and reports  t'na .crops good. ' He has come back  to Abbotsford to Etay and thinks  .our district good enough for him  Mrs. Taylor who has been under  the 'doctors care, is rc/pidly im-  urovin-g:  :\ f";-3h r/i:pp"';' -"f bui.k and boxed  cnocoicttes at ihe Abbotsford Drug  Store.  Vancouver.  J. L. R"iaH, Vancouver.  L.   B.  C".rfibers.  Vancouver.  F. A'.-'oeV   N?v/   Wostminstei*. '���������  Gr.oat West "Lassehnan, New West,  minster. '  ,'\vi;i.:-am Mvi-ray, LsngLey.  P.   Do'o.a,   Vancouver.  L. Y). Simpsons Vancouver.  .Mh. Vr. K. Ladner, Ladner.  Mr. and Mrs. D. A. MzXee,     Lad-  ner i  .1    P.   Br:������nc3.  J.  M.  Archibald,  City i  Win.   JainpioOn, City.  J.  Jackson,   Vancouver,  J. W. Strike, Vancouver. !  L.   Ch.^rabcrF.,   Vancouver.  . E. C. Van Allen, Vancouver.        '  B. M-. C'a'vk, Vancouver.  D. D. M -Ker.zio, Vancouver, j  J. A. Flott, Vancouver ���������  E. Luta/hl, Vancouver. j  J. Battcrsoiii Vancouver. !  fr M' Arthi'r. City. ;  B.  Hur.ter, Vancouver.     ' '        '  G. L.-Barry, Vancouver. j  Mrs. J. 'Robertson, Stewart. ' '���������  Jas. i>..r-iue, Vancouver.  .1   D.'Lil'-io, Vancouver.  A. O. Patten, New  Westminster  V7.  I-I   Walker,  Vancouver.   '   |  '",. C "-"��������� - i - ���������.":, V:: n ?onv or.  ii.  S.  Barry,-  Vancouver.  /"-. s~ .-, ������ .-  .' I r   1 '   r -  L.' ^.' \J .       JL/ <J 1 I j       V. i }  J'   ���������  f   sr.!c".   Vancouver.  A.  Drink water,  Clovordabe.  .-:--:>.  Row'cn,  City.  G. A. Dcroy, New   Westminstor.  ���������  Arthur  James., Liverpool. i  rp     r;-i..,:(i      ',!,' I. ���������'! ^    Pn-.'.  .1  ,     l iil.1 ..     \ c  .j..1.0   Xi'.Jji-w.  S. '."'   K "���������'���������/, Carr.rn   Comiianj".  i    E.   Hutchison-, '  u. Eccford, Cit}'.  J. Fultop, Aldergrove  A.   P. ;Dor.-^ii  Wm. Liking,; *HamLlton1 Ont.  J. S. Oalbraith,; Vancouver,-,     ,  R. A. Grimes, Vancouver.^  li.  McMillan,   13>.'.''.i'n:g-]uHm,'  'j1.   McMillan,   .B^ingh.rm.,  Fred llavci-d, Sumas!     ,,  Pjed 'McGra\v>..Sum.aa.  f  F. Rich, Vancouver, '���������  C.   Stevens,  Vancouver.--  ' D. J. McGiilLvray, Huntingdon.  George "Martin,. B.    C.   B. - R.  -John Steele/B/'C'.'E.   R.  ���������    A. D.     Heidel, B.   C.   E.   R.     -  E. R. Simons,, Tacoma.  W.  E.   Ditchburn. .Victoria.  C. S. Turner, B.   C.   E.   JR.  Mi3S I-lalG, Vancouver.  Miss Lawrenc:;, Vancouver.  ,Mrs. V/. Carlton, Vancouver.  lUiss Carlton, Vancouver.  W". -Carlton, Vancouver.  l-i.  House,  Vancouver.  W.  Alien, -Vancouver.  A good assri.me.nt of veterinary  Disinfectants at the      Abbotsford  tivdg tftc'rS-.   o   SHORT  .NEWS   ITEMS  ^.������������������������BMW���������������������.���������^.'���������������**w,���������vm*Tn.^!���������������^^'*"'''���������"������1'������������������,]  * ���������'  n  \ rf i\ ������������������;  lirr'V,'  IL* ^lf��������� i.J/-������'W.**UJ*, flJU.*.'L.!K������l*������{V* (  n  ,HV.TU,Wb.V������  ,a.V!*i*^ ������������������***.,'.  Abbotsford  arid  Huntingdon  !v  ;/  x=r~^  f> mm mrnms^ :������ ^^sis^se^ q op������p^:���������p.d m^> o  P.  'Dor..".:'.'i5 .   Vancouver.  E. A. V/i:Az'.or., Vancouver."  Rip Van Winkle N. Y. ���������  ���������   ���������  Tiv.'��������� CcmiiiCreial   Hotel ���������  Geo. Ware Ohio. '.:'-'  ���������������������������.���������-.'       .- ���������   ���������   ��������� i ���������  j. Sj'.WiliS;  Vancouver.,  is..  E.   Do3-:e.   Vancouver.  :'.'W.: Lakiiiig;  Hamilton,  Ont.  '.'ij.'.'iK&ad,-  T. Ecc't'-.'iT, B. C. E. R.  Wk>:.-Rc������S::e. C. E. R.  ��������� -r. r. y.;;n, .   ���������  ���������  J.' Eowen, '  W.0roy, B. C. E. R.  MPebiev, B. C.,B. R.     . -';:;;-S:^;'  P.'jehesony B. C. E. R. V  A.   A..   Cn.ick.chanks,  Chilliwack'-  W. A.   Lassetcr, * ;;  There will be no construction on  the Canadian Northern north of  Kamioops   until   spring.. But  within the -next thirty days the  company will caM for tenders for  the .construction of that section of  iln line between Chil.liwack and  Lytton at the junction of tho Fraser and Thompson rivers, a distance, of about ninety miles. This  will mostly consist of heavy rock  along the south bank of the Eraser including tho canyon.  ��������� if^-cighc carloads of appl.es  have this year been exported from,-  the ,Kootenay ci']strict by way of  ;<flson.  Twenty men arc employed at Na-  k.-i'p i:i the  Lh'ipyard.  t?7 children are now attending  ''i-:-' Iri-ii school. ���������.  Tlie Granby"company will work  thoir properties" at Rossland.  'i'i-c.-i.' aro eight typhoid cases at  'J'r;::i  in' the hospitals.  Ta>-.-r^ti -four students aro at-  lenci.ig Grand Fcrkj high schoof.  ')' Lc ;.rar crop aro una Kaslo this  yeur nas been  a bumper crop.  in seventy five yoara Canada  has built ���������2p.oav"nu'o.'j' cf rail-way.  The contract has been let for a  ik-av suirmer '���������.'otel at Balfour, B.  C, to cost .$160.00. It will be):sit-  b;- *���������.':. -..Oil kjh :L-he'KooLen?.y Lake,  ii miles -'east of Nei-son, The contract calls for the completion of  th    building by May 1st next.  New  Westminster; property  ��������� yaJiie.ij .ohow an appreciation ol  ivpWfirds of five hundred per cent  .:i,.i-i-i'.-:;ij'-: the- \-'<xpi five years.     .  j4������ k&>  s^jgg^^  An   p      H   :T   A,- f^ r-% jf\ r^  t**-'3e!.*^*'^stJK-riVR.'Cjr'  FOR  ERS and STORE PIGS  ALWAYS FOR SALE  Wellington Ranch Abbotsford B. C.  represented.   In  the  poultry   section   the  supply   was   quite   largfi  In fruit there were very fewBales  noted  at  retail.   One   dealer   was  and active trading was the order j 'offering some twenty ounce pip-  of the day. One dealer had sever- j pin;. ���������, M a box< A few boxes of  il large cases of cockerels, which j Ita:i.ini prunes wero sold at 40 "and  ho declined to sell except in whole i F)Q CQlitSt It appears that practic-  ;ctIp- inta.   He asked the sum of $9 < ���������n��������� ���������-- j,.,^ ,TTT,������i������n^i -. *..,.:j- ���������i,j -���������,.  THE ' MARKET.  I.-  sale lots.   He asked the sum of $9  a   dozen,  but   although   seven   or"  eight  Cinnamon  kept  circling    ?.-  round tho fowl there was no, 3aie,  Some transactions noticed were  31 hens $25; 10 fowl, $10 six spring  chickens $3; Only a few ducks  were for sale, the prices ranging  from $10 to $12 per dozen.  There was very little meat of-  fei-ed for sale. About half a dozen veal carcasses were all that'the  farmers had sent down The prices ranged from 11 to (111-2 cents  per pound. Beef-was selling at  9 cents wholesale.  The potato supply 'was surpria-  prisingly large., La3t week it was-  reported by one dealer that potatoes were 'scarce  and  that tubers  from,  the   state   of -Waishijj^aton' j  ally all the- wholesale fruit sold on.  this market goes to Vancouver..  The following are tlie      quotit-  ions;  I'.f-ef, forequarter  Beef, hindquartei  i amb    Mi:ttont..--������������������-���������  Veal  ������������������ ���������������������������������������������   Pork, per Lb '���������---���������  Ducks, per dozen  Fowl, per' dozen  Hens, per doz::.n.  12 1  .... jog  12:-'.  15c  - 12 1-2-  lie  to 14c  ��������� $0 to$12  $10 to: $12  $7 t.o$)  Spring Chickens, per "doz ��������� $5 to $7  .Broilers, per dozen ���������..-'-. ��������� -- $4co!;-J  Eggs, wholesale- ������������������ 43c to  lie  Eggn, retail, per dozen   -���������-���������  50c  Buttei', retail, per lb   ������������������ -----35c  Butter, who.l-siale, per lb- ---   '<X<"  Potatoes,   wholesale��������� ���������-���������   $1.00  Potatoesj wholesale, per ton     $18  . w.  f{ j -ju n. ar, -  !    irom,   tne   Btais    ui   - vv.awixjy^aiLuu ,xwwii.uluj   ..iwn.^u.v,  Vv.l   i.^u      fio  j wero being shipped! here  and  fur ! Apples, retail, per; box ������������������������������������ 90c  Ither than thait the potatoes inthia J Apples, best  varieties  -       $1.00  tat New    section were being shipped up the Plums', -;p_,er. box                                ~r_  Westminbter on  Friday last.'Vhc  IrWer  a������ain'   '   Ma"y 'sack3    were  .various \departrnentB   were      well i oiforsd for $1/00 Per sack'  Pears, per box  Cucumboi'S, per doz --  75c  75c  30c  ���������il  -- -<'��������� .

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