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 :-*j'5  RECOTTP1 'PUi-tTSHIING'CO.,  Vancouver, Publishers.  Covering British Columbia.  Vol. 14, No. 48, Monday, April 8, 1913  WILKINSON  COMPANY LIMITED  846 Beach Aveiue Vancouver, B.C.  Telephones Seymour   7915 - 7916  Agents for American Steel & Wire Company's  TRIANGLE MESH CONCRETE REINFORCEMENT  ENGINEER'S HANDBOOKS FURNISHED ON APPLICATION  The  Home Bank of Canada  Head  Office,  Toronto.  M. J. IIAN.EY, C.B., President.  A     general     banking     business  transacted.  All    classes   of   mercantile   accounts solicited.  Vancouver  Branch,  446  Bastlng-a   St.   W.  J.   7.  MscOONALD,  Manag-er  GLASS  We carry a complete stock of  PLATE  CHIPPED  SHEET  FIGURED  WIRED  CATHEDRAL  PRISMATIC  PORT  LIGHT  Mirrors, Bevelling and  Leaded Art  Work   Given   Prompt   Attention.  Wm. N. O'NEIL Co., Limited  Tal. Sey. 4795-6,  548-550 Seymour St  B-T-iBXNO   PEBMITS   AMOUNT-NO  TO  8500  OB  OVEB ISSUEX"   AT  THB  VANCOTIVEB  CI-Tr  KAZiI, TESTEBBAT  Number Peacrtptlon _C£Bt  9123—dwelling  ?^'00  9124—Tea-room   $rj°°  9117—Cannery  - $5000  9122—repairs and alter, theatre ..$5200  Street Addreaa  rot  and  Block  S. of Cambie St. Bridge.  Eng. Bay Esplanade '.....  Front Street, ..'   Hastings St   Subdivision  Architect  .23-24-25—3 j 200A ,.„ A. E. Henderson   iB. Davidson  Contractor  Addrwu  Owners    E. Cox    S. J. Newitt .  B. Davidson  lfl4«f,„M4**»*..„  Owbt Addre»«  Vancouver Lumber Co.   J. D. Thompson    Dom. Canners, Ltd   A. Clemes   Vancouver Brand Cement. Reinforcing Steel, Hydrated Lime, etc  Phone 2988  HE  Ft.ofGolumbiaavc  Clayburn Firebrick and other Clay-  burn Products, Facing Brick, Building Papers, etc.  Mundy, Rowland & Co.  ELECTRICAL EN6INEERS  AND  CONTRACTORS  Power  Installations  General Electrical Construction  'P10NE. SETMOOR 1145  Standard Bisk Bnildiii  VMCOUVEI - WINNIPEG  Lumber   Veneer    Panels,   Etc.  Our Stock U tJe'Moil Complete on the Pacific Coa.t  We are also Sole   Agontajfor   the  Celebrated MBeaver Brand" Maple  •rid" Bfrch Flooring. "  >S*  J. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  _ ™. .     j   c» .   Vancouver, B, C.  1320 Richard* St.  THE H0LDEIN CO., Ltd;  GEMtRAL^RAILWAY & CONTRACTORS  SUPPLIES  ' V»"S ",i  -/-Sole ABentainCanadaTpr  -A^'« " .......  i/ r-  ,&  -  rhlf^^lf Pneumatic Tool Co; z  ^  "Boyer^^ellngt-a^hT-^lrtg'Hamniert;   Clttle.-GTant   DriHs,   Duntley  B°yer       • Electric Tools;   Rock Drills;  AirCompressors;  Fuel Oil and Gas Engine*.   . , .      ^  MMtrtal, Tirttti  ffiuipii  542'PeaJfr St W.. faicwer 1. C,  . ,PbBuSii. US5     '  «^^t^^»^S^.•-^*j••.^«»J^»J^»J♦^-;-^p»^^«*I♦^«���^^•J•^-p  I       BUILDING PERMITS       t  ^>^v^»^^»><^>»i*.>wv^I«*^>tM*^-'I*-2,<i<«,*J-  9115—Capt. Wm. Curtis, roof over  balcony, 2-106 5th W., ?3 00. G. B. Baker  contr.  911G—Wm. Turner, addition. 1963  Georgia W., $300, G. B. Baker, contr. ^  9118—Chin Tong, partition, 138 Pender E., $350. Leong Sing, contr.  9119—W. ^lcRoberts, bid. garage,-  317 17th East, $50,  9120—Wing Sing, bid. partition, 138-  Pender E., ?150  9121—J. A. Dickie, alter and repairs-',  -ftO-Horirb yr PlWfr - C/S&ll," contrr"-  Brown, Fraser & Co., Ltd.  SUCCESSORS   TO  DOMINION EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO., LTD.  " Mining, Municipal and Contractors'  Machinery and Supplies  Phone Seymour 71S5 * "O Homer Street  Vancouver, B. C.  TO RE-MODEL BUILDING. '  The Dominion Canners, '. Limited,  have awarded a- contract for the remodeling of their ■ building on Front  St.,-to Contractor S. J. Newitt,' 954 17th  XV.   The alterations will cost $5000.  one mile of N. W. Hindle road, which  runs north from Medina.  Bids are-to be opened April 12 for  the paving of 8.2 miles of the Auburn-  Enumclaw road, estimated to cost  $200,000. Bids for the paving of 3.6  miles of the Juanita-Houghton road  will be opened by the commissioners  April 8. This work is estimated to  cost §88,000. The paving of 3.5 miles"  of the Wayne-Juanita road will cost  approximately $84,000, bids to be opened April 8.       ■    „ . ,   .*  In addition to. the above bids are\to  3&J^n*&^f&^&.PXCm grading.-ani"  gravelling three miles of the' John W.  .Wilkinson road.    *  -The county engineers office states  that much more work is contemplated  this summer and considering the favor-,  f able weather conditions nV'delay is an-'f  ticipated in getting these road improvements started. <  FRANK DARLING & CO.  6*  TliOR  5S»  Roller Bearing Drills - Close Quarter Piston Air Drills---Rivetting Hammers  Chipping Hammers-Wood Borers-Turbine and Electric Drills'  High Speed Steel-Drills-Reamsrs, Etc.  Complete Stock of Accessories  •2  1 14* HOMER ST.  Phone Scy. 4100  .Vs-:  •~r ?  -    t 'f:  Vr»>N.s«(^V ■"""''"■  ,j_»'  -t-    ..*. *s*  * S..i  i„--_)_e  Structural Steel For Every Purpose  WORK ON   GOVERMENT  SHED TO START SHORTLY  Contractors Hodgson & King, London Bldg., have practically completed  the preliminary work in connection  with their contract for the construction of the new shed on the government wharf. Construction of the building will be started in about ten days  and it is expected a crew of over 100  men will be emloped as the w*ork progresses.  NANAIMO—The civic estimates for'  the year presented at the last meeting j  of the city council after covering all  fixed  charges,  permit of an expenditure of nearly $6000 on street improvements.  I>o_Ao_,  Montreal  Winnipeg  Toronto  Vancouver, B. C.  ROBERT W. HUNT & CO., LTD.  ENGINEERS  INSPECTI0N-TESTS-C9NSULTATI0N  8TEEL,    CEMENT,     BUILDINGS,     BRIDGES,     PIPE,     RAILS,    CARS,  LOCOMOTIVES,   SECONDHAND   EQUIPMENT,   CREOSOTED  ,    MATERIAL, LUMBER, ETC.  OFFICE: 1601 STANDARD   BANK  BUILDING  508 Haatlnga *W., Vancouver, B. C. „♦___   _■„„,„ hi  Conant Vntlng Laboratory. Boom 1601; Fby.lcal Touting I.aoor*t«ry, Boom Bl  Phone Sey. 2199  Resident Inspector! at Large Manufacturing Centert  ROTARY CLUB PLAN  CAMPAIGN TO RAISE $60,000  ^he Vancouver Rotary Club is embarking on a three-day campaign  starting on April 16 for the., raising  of a fund of $60,000 for the establishment of a tuberculosis clinic, (a) to  diagnose doubtful or suspected cases;  (b) to administer medical treatment;  (c) to supervise patients in their  homes and (d) to serve as a clearing  house for hospitals and sanitaria.  KANSAS CITY, Mo.—That the fire  which destroyed about three city  blocks in the wholesale and manufacturing district in the western section  of Kansas City, entailing a heavy financial loss, was of incendiary origin, is  the theory advanced by James E. Marvin, fire warden. He placed, the loss  at between $2,000,000 and $2,500,000.  BEAKS, CZA1TH-LS, -VOLES, PX__TB8, TEES, COZbUUXM  COMPX-ETE&Y' EQTT-FFEB PABB1CATZVO  SHOPS  CANADIAN NORTHWEST STEEL COT, Ltd.  Fairmont 3396 and 2397  Vancouver, *. C  NEW WAREHOUSE   FOR  CANADIAN   METALS  The Canadian    Metals.    Ltd.,   have  [awarded the contract for the construction   of  their   new   warehouse   to   be  erected on  Industrial Island  to D. G.  & W. Gray  EAST BURNABY— The James  Brooks Woodworking Co. are running  to full capacity and have /several special orders on hand, one of which being for the interior furnishings of the  large drill hall which is in course of  erection at Calgary by the Dominion  government.  The woodwork interior furnishings  for the Canadian Northern depot at  Vancouver is another important job  being executed by the James Brooks  Co.  1 GOO Robson St.. and work i +*4^-{*^^:-4H^*^*4-l^-***l--M.-M'-:-*  ���5"  A  4  GILLEY BROS. Limited  DEAL-BS   IN  Crushed Rock, Sand  and Gravel  All Kinds of Building Material  902 COLUMBIA STREET WEST  PHONE 15 AND 16 NEW WESTMINSTER, B. C.  will be started at once.   The building! j.      SHIPBUILDING NOTES  will be of one and two story construe-. <^**«&*<M'-i^-s*.--'§**'3'***^  tion, 9G x 104 in, dimensions, will have      w_rk h_a commenced at the uumber  , corrugated iron exterior and will cost  o__ building slip at the Couglllan shlp.  ?SOO0. yar(j wit[j a vjew to roofing it in and  providing for three electric travelling  WILL BUILD WHARF. _ra_e_  NEW WESTMINSTER—The Imperial Oil Company will build a wharf and  storage tanks to handle its business  in this city and district, in Queensbor-  ough on the North Arm, adjoining the  Westminster Mill Company, and opposite Poplar Island. The property has  a water frontage of 130 feet.  Balfour, Guthrie & Co.  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  REINFORCING STEEL: —  Largest stock of Mild Steal Bars in Western Canada.   W« cut to  length.   Cold Twist and Bend Bars.  BOLTS:—  Drift Bolts, Machine Bolts, Tie Bolts.        We are prepared to furnish large orders of Special Bolts on short notice.  SPIKES—CAST  IRON  WASHERS,  ETC.  MERCHANT IRON and STEEL BARS  PORTLAND  CEMENT —  LIME —  HYDRATED  LIME -,-  FIRE  CLAY  SCOTCH  FIRE  BRICK — BLACKSMITH COAL —COKE     .  SEA COAL —PIG IRON — MANILA ROPE, ETC.  VANCOUVER  WINCH BUILDING  Private E_7 Say. 9197  San Francisco, Los  Angeles, Portland  Seattle, Tacoma  VICTORIA  BELMONT   BUILDINtt  Telephona S037  The Pacific Great Eastern railway  are calling for tenders for the construction of a bridge over the Capilano  river.  ROAD WORK  ESTIMATED  TO COST $400,000.00  SEATTLE-King county commissioners are publishing" a call  for bids to  be opened May 6th, for the paving of  The first I. M. B. wooden steamer  to be launched in many weeks will  be the War Cariboo, second of the six  ships being built by the Lyall Shipbuilding Company, which will be sent  down the ways at 5 p.m. next Tuesday.  The British America Shipbuilding  Engineering company filed with the  board of harbor commissioners a new  plan for their proposed shipyard on  the Kitsilano reserve. It is understood that the government will be asked to spend in the neighborhod of  $40,000 in dredging on the frontage of  the proposed yard as a permanent harbor improvement.  Canadian Allis-Chalmers Ltd  Mining and Crushing Machinery  Saw Mill Machinery  Lldgcrwood Logging Systems  Hydraulic Turbines  Centrifugal and Turbine Pumps  Cast Iron Pipe, Hydrants, Valves.  1063 Pender St. W. Vancouver, 6. C  Seymour 5710  Forgings Machine) Work  WESTMINSTER IRON WORKS  John  Raid, Proprietor  Patterns  Manufacturers of  STRUCTURAL AND ORNAMENTAL IRONWORK  'Phone 53  Office and Works, Tenth St.,  New Westmi.icter, B. C.  ;i m^m  -.\:  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  British Columbia Record  rublished every Monday, Wednesday and  Friday by tlie  RECORD   PUBLISHING   CO.  Telephone Seymour 7808.  Address:    6S3 Homer-Richards Lane  Rear of 4.II   Dunsmuir Street.  C. H. NBL-ON....MANAGING'EDITOR  Subscription Bates '„, Z  One month—.. "!-«X  Six   months ?u.00  Payable strictly In advance. ^  397!  ^»^Ml^>^t£»^^*»:^*':-'E'*I^,*H,*I'-"S"'i*(5*-'»''<S,-"**<s'  |      PLUMBING   PERMITS     f  Last name appearing in each permit  given is contractor.  15,633  1964—J. Woodworth, 450 18th E.  j ARCHITECTS *  «Lj«i>^*'**'^,§~>'^  Benzie   Jas. A., 510 Hast. XV Sey. 3300  Cox,  A. Arthur,, F.R.I.K.A.,  1142  Pender XV Sey  Dalton & Eveleigh,  015  Hast   W.    Sey'  Gardiner,   F.   G.   &   Mercer,  Seymour" 3672.  Gardiner,  Wm.   Frederick,  7iS  Gran SeY  Honeyman & Curtis, 821  Pender W Sey. 162  Wacey, ,Frank, 470  Gran Sey. 1804  Matheson, Robt. M., 509 Rich...Sey. 5038  -Pratt & Ross,  736  Gran Sey.  1557  Sharpe & Thomson, 6  Pender   W   Somervell & Putnam,  Pender  W -„• Sey  Townley, Fred L., 325 Homer....Sey.  Twizell, R.  P.  S„   837  Hast.W-Sey.  \  Bamberton  Bulldog Cable  Pacific Lime  662  Gran.;  3672  R. V. WINCH & CO., Limited  Vancouver and Victoria  PROPOSED   NEW    WORK  20  62C  .Sey. 1064  6230  8013  7925  Character ■stli»ata« Cost  Pier     Pleasure Pier    Armory      Bank  building   Bridge     Harbor "Works    Bank A office bldg.—  Hotel, C. N. Ry ...  Concrete Sewer —  Tunnelling    ...     260,000  ._.   »350.O00  .Not given  fl,760,OO0  ".Not given  t> .  VANCOUVER-.  location  *•-• Ownai  Vancouver  C. P.  R.  English Bay _ Coates & Co.  Grandvlew    - Government  Dunsmuir & Granville Dominion  Banif  2nd Narrows. .Burrard Bridge * Tun. Co.  Kitsilano  Reserve   Government^  Hastings & Granville  Royal  Bank  False Creek Fill C. N. Ry. Co.  False  Creek G.  N. Ry  Vancouver  C.  P. B.  Architect nans lUady  Owners  -  Soon  Owners      Perry  A  Fowler     Xot selected Sketches under way  C. A. P. Turner West Foundation Co.  government    Preparing  No archt. commissioned yet   XXPBOY-H-Q-H-* LISTED Z_a_B-*ZATS-,T BELOW ABB PBOPOSED BUT HAVE  BEEN POSTPONED:  Post Office   Pout Office    Factory. Wharf. Subway.  Courthouse   (eaat  wing).  Concrete Garage     .$260,000  ..-....$36,000   $160,000   $100,000  Gore and Keefer  Dom. .Govt  South Vancouver  -Dom. Govt  Hastings  Royal Crown Soap Co.  Vancouver Jrovln.  Govt.  Fifth Sc Fir Sts Ford Motor Co.  if  VOBTSWEST   SKIPBUIXi»niO  ' : CO-CPAHZES ^ ."j," .-''"•' V  Following is a list of, the Shipbuilding  companies of, British Columbia now actively engaged in ship construction or  recently organized:"" , - , ,. _.*  Coughlan Shipbuilding, Co.,- Vancouver.  Cameron Genoa Mills Shipbuilders Ltd.,  '   Victoria. '     ? _ i '  Foundation Company of B.'C.„/-it_., Vic-  , toria.        -   ' .- ,-;t .   .   '-.   -  Lyall ^Shipbuilding   Co.,   North   Vancou-  ,   vex. / > r, :"  New   Westminster   Eng.   &   Const.   Co.,  i     Poplar, Island.       - fc .  Pacinc Construction Co.. Ltd., Port Coquitlam.  Standard 'Shipbuilding 'Co., -Vancouver.  ,-W-Uace Shipyards Ltd.. ^._nc°u™ry.n.  Western Canada . Shipyards L.t&.,„ Vancouver.    /'.,.        '7  1 <L  " -    _  'Aberdeen    Shipbuilding  Co.,     Aberdeen,  <-'Jki_A_a.<P_ciflc" Const. Co.-;- Seattle.      - *\  ^bln^Kine  &  Marine  Works. ,Port-.  ^     land," Or. _     - "   -  'Allen, Shipbuilding -Co.,  Seattle.  Securities jBldg..  Anteri"-- Shipbuildings Go., Portland  An^ric_„  Shipbuilding- Co..  Warrenton.  Or    <' *        *'-'.•.     • ,  Ames  Shipbuilding  Co.,* Seattle.     J     ,    ■  A^ortes   Shipbuilding , Co../Anacortes,  A^er'sonZshipbGlldih^Co.^Seattle. Wn.  Ballard. Shipbuilding Co.. Seat"  Ba)lard-Marine Railway.  Seattle.      .  Babare Bros.; Tacoma, Wn.  Ohico Shipbulding Co., 4185 Arcade Bldg.  Cotsf Shipbuilding  Co.. ^rtland.  Columbia Engineering C°-s  "£"t0n£ort-  Columbia River Shipbuilding: Co..  Port  Go1oasndBa(yr' Shipbuilding Co., Marshfleld,  Or  Siitot. B^sSulmi-g Co   Seattle. .  Erickson Shipbuilding Co..-Seattle.  Brerett  Shipbuilding Co.. Everett   Wn  Foundation Co., Northwest headquart-  ers, Smith Bldg., Seattle; yards at  Portland  and  Tacoma.       ■.  Grant.  Smith & Co..  Aberdeen  and  Hoquiam, Wn., and  St. Johns, Or.  Harbor   Shipbuilding   Co.,  Ob-nets* —  Brk. and mill schools—  Steel  Bridge  ..—......—...  T.W.C.A.  Home     Union Passenger Depot-  Stone church  *r......_  Swing Span    Tubercular Ward     Cost   $60,000   $S00;OOO  .. $160,000  .91,090,000  $26,000  OTB  10-sto office bldg    Christ Church Cathedral  Church __—.—_.—••——•—.....—  Pier .—....—.—.—•..—•-.—  pocmUon  .Victoria .  Victeria  Victoria  VICTORIA   +..     Owner     City  Y.   W,   C.   A.  R. and C. N. R.  Dom.   Govt.  Dom.   Govt   Thos Hooper    Dalton & Eveleigh  Owners    ..Delayed  ...Delayed  ...Delayed  ...Delayed  . Dela:  ttyed  tl#d  Victoria- _  C. P. ....  Victoria—Christ Ch. Cathedral Bldg Ltd  Victeria    •- -City  Vlotsrta. rRsyal Jubilee Hosp.  Architect      Spurgin  & Wilkins.   Owners   J. C  Frame    Co. Engineers    Jones   &   Beatson-  City   J. C. M Keith     Plana l^eady   .Indefinite    Preparing  .Soliciting JTundt-  Preparing  Arranging   finances   Completed  _m U8TI9  $250,000   $400,000   '.$100,000   $1,000,000  Character - —_—:   School     y.   Grain elevater, ($6,000 bu.)  School   ...'.   Plant  Improvements      Steel Bridge'..: .„....__......  Grain Elevator (26,000 ba.)„.  Market Building  -  Sewers _..".    Street Work :.'._    Cost  ,.i $7,500  Z.'".$"5'b76'oo  Z".Z$i"6"oob  ZZ'Zi'i'i.o'oo   $14,000  ........fiO.OOO  .........-.^......_.^  DZATE-.T BELOW ABB PBOPOSED BUT HAVE BEE* POSTPONED:       Delayed    Delayed   Delayed  Victoria ....  Victoria   Victor!  ...B. C. Electric Co.  St. Barnabas  Vancouver  .First Baptist Church  ,...—.....„ C. P.  R.  BRITISH   COLUMBIA—GENERAL  Location ...— Owis*  Trail  -'■■- -   City.  Kamloops Kamleopa Farmers Ass n.  Rossland <   '    -        , , _ City  Prince Rupert....: '. Imperial Oil Co.  Prince Georgel  -.—.\.:.~Pro. Govt.  Kamloops ..*:. Maple Leaf ^Milling Co:  New Westminster       City  Nanaimo _ ~-:.." .„,City  Prince George _._.._„_.— ■"". City  J. C. M. Keith   Jesse M. Warren-  Owners    Delayed  architect  Owners  Owners  Owners  3ity  ..1..  City     ..Plans Xsady    indefinite  !Zl.Z".Shortly   .Indefinite    Soon  Aber-  Co.  Grays  Kr*uSeen'&Bnanks Shipbuilding Co., Marsh-  field, Or. ,       0     ,(la  Marine Iron Works   Seattle  Martinolich Shipbuilding Co., 306 Call,  fornia Bldg., Tacoma. ,   „       ,  Matthews    Shipbuilding  Co.,   .Hoquiam,  MeTcham & Babcock., 800  3r« Ave.  (Mr.  Blakie), Seattle.   -  ■ T      m    Wn  National  Shipbuilding  Co.,. "lacoma   vvn.  Neilson & Kelez   (John Erickson  Bldg.),  Northwest Steel  Co    Portland. Or.  Pacific-American  Ushenes  Co.,   Lellint,  PaS  Shipbuilding   Corp.,   300   Central  Pa^erlon^rcDo'ald Co., Seattle.  PenfnsXr Shipbuilding Co    Portland.  ■pptpr=on  Yard," Aberdeen,-Avn. i  -  Port Blakeley 'Shipyards, Port Blakeley.  PJ"t   Sound  -.Bridge   &   Dredging  (Vntral  Bldg.,. Seattle.  Raymord  Shipbuilding Co     Raymond.  Sanderson A Porter, K*y™°aA-  Sanderson & Porter, belittle.  Seaborn Shipyards Co . Tacoma   Wn v  Seattle Const.  & Drydock Co., Meattie.  t:wi>iner A Eddy. Seattle.  Ifoan"hipbulldlng  Co..  Oly'npia   Wn.  Sorenson A Porter,  Hoquiam, Wn  South     Bend     Shipbuilding   Co.,  StfnduW^ Const,  Co..  Portland  and Van-  StandTflr  ft^Clarkson.  Astoria,   Or.   and  ■StewaVr-hlpbundlnR  Co^.   H.  D.   Amerl-  ^an   Rank   Bids; .   Seattle.  St.  Helens Shipbuilding Co.,  St. Helens,  Or  c?uTinle  & Ballin, Portland.  Tacoma   Shipbuilding  Co..   Tacoma  Todd   Shipbiilld'rig  Co.*.  Tacoma.  Wn.  United    Shlobuildlng    Corporation,    1202  Smith Bldg.,  Seattle. c.,„ffl„  Varney Shipbuilding Corp.. Seattle.  Warr*  &  Burkh'siiner, Seattle.  Washington   Overseas   Shipbuilding   Co..  Everett. Wn ndl__  Co    T  Shipping  Corporation,  Seat-  Corp.,   Securities  South  CO., LIMITED  Public Works Contractors  Office 813-815 Bower Bids-  Vancouver, B. C.  Concentrator, etc.    1*°9S'SHn  Railway Station      ,00000  Concentrator  -        J""'"""  Public Woiks  -     I^X'Saa  Wharf     '- —$10,000  a—4-room Schools each  $20,000  Fertilizing   plant  &  wharf. *1?2'92^  Citv   Hall    - 5550,000  Armory   (Dom.   Govt.) 1 *i°°'2ft0,  Hotel        /IP'n^n  Library   -    *50.0f-0  Freight   Terminal      School   Bldg   -Paper and   Pulp   Mills   Round House    "Mach.  and Repair  Shops.  $50,000  ..$150,000  Copper Mountain  B. C. Copper Co.  New Westminster  - C. N.  Ry.  Alnsworth, B.C Silver Hoard Mining Co  Prince  George    - City  Sidney ......Victoria & Sidney R.R.  Vernon, B.C .Vernon School Board  Skeena River—Scot.-Amer. Oil & Fer.'O*  Xanaimo, B. C City of Nanaimo  Prince Rupert  _ Dom. Govt  Kort   George   Not   given  Nanai mo  -  City  New Westminster  N. P. Ry.  Co.  Rossland      City  Quatsino, B.C. Colonial Paper & P.M., I^td  E.■.•Lillooet.-....-. ........—: P. G. E. Ry.;  ""'   ~   ~   Ry.  Soon  Owners    _   Owners  _   Owners      City       : Will  Build  Soon  Bell & Constant; Branch & Coxall ...  J. S. D. Taylor ::.„■_-.--.'-..-Tenders closed  Not Drawn.—.....—......Asking Govt. Grant  .———..——Tenders soon  Peyton..—'.—Sketches ready   . ;'-.'_ —  Indefinite  Govt.  Herbert J.  Undecided ^  Owners  Owners  Now  B. Lillooet....: P.  G. E  W^ehou^'an^StoZTank: :.$10,0OOiPeace River...**-. .....--.Imperial Oil Co.  -..— ...——.. — _  IMPROVEMENTS I.ISTED IK-XOIATKLT EEIOW  ARE PEOPOSED   BUT HAVE   B*_E*ST  POST*FO*MED  Hotel     Hotel,  3-sto.  brk  Church   (fr.)  veneer..  $200,000 I Kort  George.... Grand  Trunk Pacific   120,000 I Port   Alberni Tom   Magrath  Coquitlam  .^...Episcopal Church  5 sto brk, mill""and "steel-- $ ISO.OQO ) KamlOops   il'  .Kamloops Hotel C<.  l-tolablrd & Roache  (Chicago) .Delayea  Ev'ans & Cook  _„. Delayed  Perrv & &.Fowler — .....Delayed  W.  T.  Whiteway • .........Delayed  CONTRACTS LET OR WORK STARTED  location      Metchosln  Z'.-Hllllers,   E.   &   N.   Foul Bay, Rd.   Gillespie   Place  Building  Residence     School      Residence  ,  Residence      3-sto   Apmt -■■•••• \-  School   Hollywood  4-sto.   dept.   store   bldg Victoria  Piers   (Concrete) - V ctoria  Brk.  veneer  church   Victoria  Wharf  (Marine,Depot) ■ .Victoria   .  ttr«al?watcr    Victoria  .  Alteration to Sayward Bldg   .Cost  Est. Cost  $•"0,000   VICTORIA  Owner   H. R.  Hammond      School   Trustees  10,000 -    H.   Lawson  35,000    F.   Na tion  •15.000    A.   Winch  $1-1,000  City  "•700,000    Hudson's  Bay   Co.  $2,000,000       Government  $20,000   Colomba Presbyterian Ch.  ..   $2'*.sno    Govt.  $1.000.000 Dom.   Government  Victoria    -   BRITISH COLUMBIA—GENERAL  Architect Contractor  Butler  &   Harrison .'..Grayson  &   Son  Spurgin   & .Wilkins Local  S.  -Maclure A.  H.  il Itch el I  S.   Maclure   P.   ilcKec'mie  C.  E.   Watkins Fulton   Bros.  Spurgin & Wilklns Luney Bros.  13. Horwood  & White B. C. Con^t. Co.  Govt Grant Smith & McDonnell  Wm. Henderson Knott A Jories  Govt Parl<s, Tuppor A Ktrkpatricl-  Govt.  ..  J. C. M.  Keith ....  .Sir John  Jackson.  Ltd.   Luney Bros  r'  "Washington  Washington  tie.  Western   Shipbuilding  Bldg.,  Seattle. Watprwav nnd „anford  Co ,  Astoria,  Or.  - Wrn;  W"ns      **"*    ■■•*■■"     ""■ """*' "   °°  Wlnslow,  n. _       „nR  p..,,  Martinolich Shipbuilding Co., 306 Call  fornia  Bldg.,  Tacoma.  Wilson, John  Wilson  Shipbuilding  Wright Shlnbuildln'g Co.. Tncomn. *^  Wlnslow    Marine   Ry.   &   Shipping  PANT AGE  Three Shows Daily  2.30-7.00-9.00  PRICES 15c - 25c  ...  $30,000  ...   $20,000  ,..$750,000  .... $20,000  5,000  1,000,000  ■10,000  7 5 0.0OO  ..$19,50  Location        . •   Owner  Kamloops    City  Prince George....Prince George Hotel  Co.  Nelson,  B.C Carmen  Maglio  Duncans,   B.   C   Nanaimo J. B.  Nicholson  Prince Rupert J. McMorrlie  Metchosln  ~ H.  R.  Hammond  Lulu  Island—Morrison  Steel & Wire  Co.  Character       Power   House   Bldg   (Cone.) v*,"--n'-n-x  Hotel      $ Jo,000  2-sto stone & steel bldg f  ^0,000  Dairy   Bldg.   (cone   &   brk) $  .0,000  2-sto brk bldg.../.      .—..♦li-,000  2-sto.   apmt (No.Details)  Residence   HH'Xn  Factory    -    ?Jo,000  Dredging   Sand   Heads $70,000  Bridge   Abutments   ('*)      Govt. Bldg.   High  School   Jetty  &   Dredging   Roundhouse ....-   Bridge       Darn. Mills,  »tc   Water   System   MIllR.   Wharves,   etc.— —  Addition  High School  .,-„„„  Brick   School   *,'?l2'222  3   Motorships,   each ?ii>o,uuu  Bascule   Bridge      Power House and Laundry  „„ v«inm«n n  Railway  Line     Kamloops-Kelowna C,  Fraser River     Grand  Trunk  Pacific   Port  Alberni    Port  Alberni   N'orth  Arm  Fraser River-  Fort George G,  Nanaimo     Princess  Royal  Port   Moody  Government   G.   T.   P.    Govt.  Municipality   Govt.  T   P. Ry. Co.     City  Island—Tona pah-Mel mon  City   Pacinc Mills, Ltd.      City  Ocean Falls-  Nelson      Trail      North Vancouver H. W.  Brown A Co.  Selkirk Water C..N. R.  Lake Louise C. P. R.  N.   Ry.  Co  Architect Plans "Beady  Ducane  Dutche'r & Co ..Wm.  Groenlees  Butler & Harrison....Brewster  A  Pel ham  Geo.  C.   Egg "•■ Waters & Pasco  J.  0.   M.  Keith Island   Building   Co.  A. Forrester....Watson, Jacks A Anderson  Jas.  Gilmoro  Sub-contracts  Butler & Harrison Grayson & Sons  Owners    Day   Labor  Govt _.Navigation A Dredging Co.  G. T. P J. A, McKcnzie A Co. Ex. Bldg.   , Knott A Jones, of Victoria   Warnock A Cochran   Pacific  Dredging   Co.   Carter Hall  & A.      City   ■ Owners   Robertson,   Godson   Co.      Owners   Snider Bros. & Brethour, Ltd.   T. Burns A Co.   Wallace   Shipyards  Owners Mac'Donald, Nettleton & Bruce  Govt   Owners  City    t   Co   City   Owners  .Northern Construction Co.  Ritchie Contracting & Supply Co. Ltd.  B. O. AGENTS       -  SULLilN MACHINERY CO.  "SULLIVAN" DIAMOND  DRILLS                DRILL STEEL  AIR  COMPRESSORS                                          HOSE  ROCK   DRILLS                                                      AIR   RECEIVERS  "SULLIVAN"   DRILL   SHARPENERS        AIR  LIFT PUMPS  1500 ORANVX&-.E ST.                                                                                               PHONE 9163  -       -          -  USE  ELASTIGU  The Tough, Elastic, Adhesive Cement  (Read}' for uue.)  FOR YOUR  LEAKY ROOF  Send for Free Booklet  MANUFACTURED    BY  THE BARRETT COMPANY, Ltd.  Cor Tenth Avenue and Arbutus Street       -       .        VANCOUVER,,B. C.  Phone B»y. 772  ELECTRIC MOTORS FOR RENT  W« specialize In prompt service for Contractors'  temporary power' Installations,  •B*C^ELECTRIC-  SERVICE   24   HOURS   A   DAY  Thoni   Seymour   5000   and   have   tar   representative   call  Great Northern Transfer Co.  CARTAGE CONTRACTORS  Complete equipment for handling -  MACHINERY and HEAVY WEIGHTS  Modern warehouses for  STORAGE  CHEAP RATES  'Phone Seymour  405  UNION  STATION   .   .   MAIN STREET  ADAM  JACK  Brick Builder and Contractor  Kilns, Furnace*, and Boiler* a Specialty  ESTIMATES  GIVEN - - DISTANCE   NO  OBSTACLE  Telephone Mlshland 72S  VANCOUVER, B. C.  202 i Wall St.  TING  We not only install your heating system properly, but  place our engineering1 experience at your disposal, thus  insuring perfect satisfaction.  ITCfrSELL  PLUMBING    AND    HEATING  £64 Richards St.  Seymour 17&4  DID YOU   KNOW?  WE   SELL  ,  LET US QUOTE  Smith  DavSdson &  Wright Ltcl.  VANCOUVER   and   VICTORIA  The largest paper house In the west 1  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  = :  met j i. 7ra%cif  Qlnt<mSqtiare-SanZ^rancisa>  $n{kecenierofili£'  (My's-LifeandGlor  r£ale? irom,$Z9°f>er  'Day. -/cooT&oms:  GmOenieni taihe  7/ieatm,Clult>?,Sftops  andTdzihOaySiatiom.  ktanaaement(/am&Mhocb  TRUCK DELIVERS 20 TONS DAILY  The Moris-Beck Co., Punxsutawney,  Pa., coal dealers, has a Maxwell truck  whose record it is proud of. The one  truck hauls 20 tons of coal every 8  hours. It started work Oct. 1. One  of its loads tipped the beam at 4120  lbs., and the truck handles more than  2 tons right along.  The Consolidated Motor Co., Ltd.,  1230 Georgia St. W. handles the Maxwell line hi Vancouver.  BENEFITS OF DAYLIGHT SAVING  BILL TO THE MOTOR WORLD  The adoption of the Daylight Saving Bill, which went into, effect this  week, is one of those steps fully chnr-  acteristic of the American people to  take those measures necessary to meet  situations that call for prompt action.  Especially is this true with the automobile industry, where every second  counts in meeting, demands now being  made upon it, not only by the govern-  rment in war work, but by dealers in  supplying business concerns with  motor trucks and' passenger cars.  During the daylight saving period  there are 209 days, exclusive of the two  Sundays. Deducting 29 Sundays as  well as the three holidays—Decoration  Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day—  gives 177 actual working days.  EFFECT   ON   AUTO   INDUSTRY.  The effect of the aditional hour on  the automobile industry providing the  hour was spent in additional labor,  would increase the wages and salaries  of the 280,000 workers employed in the  motor car industry, as well as the 230,-  000 workers employed at dealers' garages, repair shops, etc., to 510,000  working hours per day or 8,670,000  hours during the daylight saving period, which, if figured at an average  wage of ?3 per hour, would result in  $1,530,000 in increased wages per day,  or $270,810,000 for the full additional  hours.  MINING.  TYank L. Underwood, aged 73,  president of the Canada Copper Corporation, died "in a New York hospital  4_st' week.  Granby earned over $400,000 in February, producing 3,843,687 pounds of  copper, of which the Anyox plant  turned  out 3,125,687  pounds.  Diamond drilling has been started  in the San Poil group, Republic, by  the' Consolidated Mining and Smelting Co. The first hole will attain a  depth of 700 feet and the third 2000  feet. ■  Rossland mines have (sent 50,000  tons of ore to Trail this year, Slocan  'and Ainsworth mines have sent 5S39  tons and East Kootenay, mines 20,996  tons. U. S. mines contributed only  1676 tons to the ore record here.  Chas. F. Caldwell, of Kaslo, objects  to the commission recommended by  the Associated Boards'of Trade to investigate smelting charges to custom  mines in *Xootenay, and has wired Ottawa and Victoria strongly recommending another commission, -of  -which, it is understood, he would  like' to be a member. " Mr. Caldwell  has' been to Victoria 'himself on the  same mission recently, and is now  proceeding to Ottawa with the same  object^ in view. .    ,     *  You can  buy 5  Maxwell trucks  for the price of  one reliable 5-ton  truck  inaKnot!  We have  been   appoint-  agcnts  'or TRUXTUN units  are prepared to deliver these highly efficient  trucks on very short notice.  Phone or write us in regard to  your hauling requirements. We  will give you our co-operation  both before and after you become a TRUXTUN owner.  HELP  untie it!    Help yourself,  your city, your country.    Help  win the war!  Turn pleasure cars into motor trucks  with the TRUXTUN Unit and haul  your short-distance freight. Leave  the railroads free for long hauls;  There are thousands of second-hand pleasure cars with first-class engines.  We can make practically any of them into a truck at once.  And it will be a rod track, with internal gear, axle-drive, the same as used  on 90% of the very highest-priced trucks.  A TRUXTUN will do the work of three teams and keep right at it in all  kinds of weather.  Think of multiplying your delivery fatties by three in these times of  labor shortage!  Phone for our representative or write for literature.  BLACK BROS. Limited  1115  HOMER STREET,  VANCOUVER, .iCC,,  PHONE  SEY.   6GS  Distributors for British Columbia  Internal Gear Axle Drive   lili|§II  The Pimplest, moat efficient p.r\d economical form of drive. Ch-ln drive h.-.a Ijcoa  superseded until nor/ 50*^ of all standard  trucks operate by shaft _rivc.  The TRUXTUN has the additional advantage of a solid forged nickel steel axle,  which f'ivci it n-uch c-rcntcr strength and  durnbi itv tl.im the built-up. cast and  bolted housing used on many moderate  priced trucks.  NOT a Chain Drive  For Tord  Cars—Model   A,   1V4-ton  JK'-incli   wheelbase    *_i?  1 2 t-inc:lv   wheel base     **25  130-iiu'h* wheelbase      -**10  For   Ford   Cars—Model    B,    2-ton  12(J-lncli   wheelbase    ...~ "frji  ,i:?s-lnc:h   wheelbase     5W  For Other Cars—Mc.dfl  C, 1 %-ton  Kili-inch   frame   length **J2j  ISO-inch   frame   length   4_0  For   Other   Cars—Model   1\   --£"»  lt»L'-iiu:li   frame   length : $540  ISO-inch   frame   hfliKth   560  Trices F.OJ3. Factory  <  The   $7000   5-ton truck isn't .alriy  better than a Maxwell.    It's merely  bigger.   That's all.;  And you can own live Maxwells for; r  thdlprice of onereliableJ5-t:on trupfc:/;  The iiye Maxwells ^ill do more  fasteiry servemore-uses at-less cbst.  , :^?How good these Maxwells are is  shown   by  this   great figure:  99.6#  perfect—a verdict taken from service  records covering 6600 Maxwells now  in use.  $600 less than any other truck of  similar capacity in the world,  $1415, chassis only, f. o.b. Windsor. Electric lights. Electric generator. Worm drive.  10-foot loading space. 2500 pounds.  MAXWELL MOTOR COMPANY OF  CANADA,  Ltd.,  WINDSOR,  ONT.  The Consolidated Motor Co., Ltd.  -■ >>  e  i*     i-~Z^  PHONE SEY. 4030  1230 GEORGIA ST. AV., VANCOUVER  S.   E.   WALLIS,   New Westminster,   Fraser  Valley  Representative  Phone N.W. 1112L.  N  «-^^H^^^3^.K^^^♦•s-^^♦*♦^** *K-M^^*♦^^^^^^•^^^*'^^^,|   , __«^—■ ■ —: —-™™-~-»'- 7~-*;"~**-^~£^^  :«a^Tfaw-gM»ainE"^^  ;"-__**  \  FIR, CEDAR or HEMLOCK  any length -- any diameter  !        FEDERAL LUMBER CO.  «* Incorporated 1909  e  X 1021-1024 Rogers Building  f  ♦  *  t  *  Seymour 3S9S-3999   4>  *  -_».,««.»• »»,<*<!J*5*  .M.**********'******    -Mh|^*4^^#**4.*M-I**<«|h^>4hM^ lljirf*,'' V '  fT  r  if  %  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  "BAGLEY MAKES GOOD RUBBER STAMPS"  A. G. BAGLEY & SONS Ltd.  PRINTERS,   ENGRAVERS    and    MANUFACTURERS  'fr!E'JHXM»,UiX"-^^  rfitiiiinr^rrii-frtii  "BAGLEY DOES GOOD PRINTING"  SEALS     STENCILS,   RUBBER   AND   METAL   STAMPS,   METAL   CHECKS,   TIME   CHECKS,  KEV   TAGS,   BRASS    SIGNS,   NUMBERING    MACHINES,    BADGES   OF   ALL   KINDS     ETC.  ALL  WORK GUARANTEED BEST QUALITY, PROMPT DELIVERY AND FAIR PRICES  Moved to 516 PENDER ST., W.  PHONE SEY. 316  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Sprinkler  Equipment  P.ione Seymour 6180  1060 Homer St  Vancouver B. C.  New Work — Contracts Let  THE   FOLIOWISa   TABLE   SHOWS   BTJIXDINGS    COST-NO-    $5,000    OR    OVER,    OBT    WHICH     COKSTRTTCTIOW  UNDER WAT, OR-ON WHICH CONTRACTS HAVE BEEN *_ET BUT CONSTRUCTION NOT YET STARTED.  IS  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  P. A. Jonea, Mgr.  WHARF BUILDING;  BRIDGES,  PILE FOUNDATIONS,  ETC.  Owners of Tug "CLIVE"  General  Towing  £ -  -  324 Front SL    .        New Westminster  Telephone 1015  Character    -  Coat  Depot and   terminal   $1,000,000  3 new bl-g. and 2 alterations $50,000  Causeway    _ $50,000  Shipbuilding  plant     Dredging' between piera    Cold Storage plant  $50,000  Brick   Canning   Plant $20,000  Power "Plant    Sleeping Pavilion     Telephone Exchange  $15,000  Concrete   lighthouse   tower      Remodel  Bldg   Sewer   Work    _...$S,000  Warehouse etc $16,500  Saw  Mill   $100,000  Shipbuilding plant  $70,000  1'ower  1 louse ._ .'.   Residence    $€.500  Concentrator etc $500,000  Station  and  Terminals      600,000  Jetty   (Second  Unit)    •300,000  Turning  Basin        $100,000  Trunk Sewer        300,000  Dredging    -.$700,000  Seawall    _...:      100,000  Wharf    _ „$16,000  Store   and   office   bldg $60,000  Sower    _ $200,000  Wood  Bridge  $5,000  1 Sto. Frame Building $6,000  Shipbuilding Yards   Club  Building   $20,000  10-StalI Roundhouse .'.   Frame  Building  $35.00n  Remodel   Building   $12,000  Foundation   for   Shed $26,000  Freight Offices  and Sheds..'.   Pier Extension  :   1   Story Brick Addition..™.:. $5,000  Frame  Apart.   Hou-i    $6,000  Front  Store   Bldg $7,000  Dredging   for   Ca'useway $16,962  Alter Theatre Building $5,000.  Location  _..  _  Owner  False   Creek   Can.  Northern   Ky.  10th & Willow St University of B. C.  Coal  Harbor   City of  Vancouver  Port   JVloody....Port  Moody  Shipbulld.   Co.  Burrard   Inlet Can.   Pacillc   Ry.  Foot of Gore Ave Oan. Fishing Co.  Kelowna  B. C. Evaporators. Ltd.  Prince George   City  Tranquille.... B. C. Anti-Tuberculosis  Soc.  Nelson   B.  C.  Telephone  Co.  Triple   Island,  B.  C Dom.  Govt.  553 Granville.TElliott Shandley & McLean  Esquimau       City  Victoria  Dom. Govt.  6th & Willow  Alberta Lumber Co.  Poplar  Island....Westminster Marine  By.  Anyox    Granby Min.  &  Smelt.   Co.  New Tf«stminster..Mrs. J. C. Armstrong  Surf   Inlet Surf  Inlet   Power   Co.  False   Creek Great  Northern   Ry.  Fraser River (lower)- Dominion Govt.  False Creek    Government  Stanley Park  Sewerage Board  False Creek  _ _ Government  False Creek  C. N. Ry.  Patricia  Bay  _..Can.  K.  P.  Ry.  Co.  Victoria   Hastings  Park   Sewerage  Board  Nanaimo       City  Bridge St Van. Lumber Co.  Vancouver  J. Coughlan A Sons  Vancouver..Shaughnessy Hgts. Golf Club  Vancouver G. N. Ry.  10th & Willow Sts McGill University  Cordova St. TV Royal Bank of Can.  Vancouver G. N. Ry.  Vancouver  C. N. Ry.  Vancouver   C. P.  R.  774 Granville St C. S. Gustofson  1096—12th Ave. W W. S. Thompson  532 Granville St L. N. MacKechnio  Vancouver   ;  City  861 Granville St W. P. NI« ills  Architect  Contractor  Pratt & Ross....Northern Const. Co. and  Carter, Halls Aldinger Co.  Sharpe &  Thompson Baynes A Horie  Owners   „   Owners   '.   Owners   _  W. D. Grant  Owners   A.   W.   Quist  Owners    Ward   A   Baldock  Du Cano Dutcher & Co   Owners   Jas.   Layfleld  Owners  Snider Bros.  A Brethour  Owners Snider Bros. & Brethour, Ltd.  Owners  Warren A Stancombe  Owners   Parfitt Bros.  Owners   Owners  Owners   Owners   Taylor  Engineering  Co.  Townley & James  J.  C. Allen  F. L. Townley..Grant Smith & McDonnell  Govt Marsh   Huton  Powers  Co.  Government Pacific  Dredging Co.  ("n?ners    _ -   Eng. Dept Pacific Dredging Co.  Owners  A, G. Creelman & Co.  Owners  S.  Doe,  Victoria  Percy  Fox   Luny   Bros.  Owners    _     Owners  Owners  A. W. Mesher  Owners   Owners  LEEK & CO., LTD.  Consulting and Contracting  Heating and Ventilating Engineers  Seymour  661 1098 Homer St..  VANCOUVER B. C.  B.  C.  Palmer Purdy A Lonergon  F.   L,   Townley Grant,   Smith   A   Co.,   & MacDor.nell, Ltd.  Sharpe & Thompson Baynes A Horie  Contractors Purdy & Henderson  Owners Grant  Smith  &  Co.  & MacDonell, Ltd.  Pratt & Ross....MacDonald, Nettleton A  , Bruce.  Owners   _   Owners    Owners  A.  L.  Benglof A.   L. Benglof  T. A. Fee  W. Hop burn  City Dominion   Construction   Co.  Owner   Owner  VICTORIA—Monday was the end of William Plead, B. C.  nsurance  As General Agents  for British Columbia of'The Globe  Indemnity Company of Canada and  -The'"''T>verpooi<&*Ijbndo_ &- Globe  Insurance Co.,\ Ltd.h, We; sell com-  v plete protection-* including- <lo»» *..  \ , through. .  rire',   Theft,   Collision1," Property  Damage and Personal Liability.  I Ceperley, Rounsefell & Co.  1  TH,rTTTT!r»        <  tlie Federal Government fiscal year and  all work throughout Canada being conducted by the Dominion Rublic Works  Department, with the exception of a  few jobs of extreme urgency, came to  a dead halt.   This action on the, part of  Plans and forms of contract can be  seen and specifications and forms of  tender obtained at the offices of the  Chief Architect, Department of Public  Works, Ottawa,-the Postmaster, Vancouver, ' and   the   Resident  Architect,  the Ottawa Government is the result at Victoria, B. C.  of the new; policy of retrenchment decided, on some months, ago and it is  unlikely that, further work will be undertaken during the continuation of  the war. .  LTMTTED  Vinch  Bldg.        '739. Hastings St.  TV*.  JEstab.  18S6        Vancouver, B.C....  The Goldie & McCulloch Co.  .    LIMITED  Gait Safe Works  S*FI_S,     VAULTS,  DEPOSIT BOXES,  etc.  Made in  Canada  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS..  Sealed tenders addressed to the undersigned and endorsed "Tender for  Capilano Bridge" will be received ■ at  this office until 5 p.m., Thursday, 18th  April, 1918.  Plans and' specifications  and . blank'  forms of tender can be seen* at the  office   of   the, Eacific   Great ■ Eastern  railway, Welton block, Varicouver.-B.C.,  the office of the Government Agent,  New; Westminster, and at the Department of Railways, Victoria. "  '. Each tender must be accompanied by  an accepted cheque on"' a    chartered  j bank,'payable,to the order of.the Hon-  I orable, the Minister of Railways, equal  j to  five   (5)   per   cent   of  the   tender  j which will  be-forfeited if the person  "=*) tendering declines to enter into a contract when called upon to do so or fails  to complete the work contracted  for.  If   the   tender  be   not  accepted,   the  cheque will be returned.  The Department does not bind itself  to accept the lowest or any tender.  A. F. PROCTOR,  Chief Engineer.  Per.sons tendering are notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  made in the printed forzns supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures, stating their occupations and  places of residence.- In the case of  firms, the actual 'signature, -the nature  of the occupation, and place of residence of each member of the firm  must be given.     -    -  Each tender must be accompanied  by an- accepted cheque on a chartered  bank payable to the order of-.the Honorable the Minister of Public Works,  equal to .ten per cent, (10%), of the  amount of the tender, Which,„will be  forfeited if the '• person' tendering 'decline to enter into a .contract' when  called upon to do so, or-fail;,to.complete the work contracted fori    If the  above mentioned lots' of cable must  be accompanied by an accepted cheque  on a chartered bank, payable to the  order of the Honourable the Minister  of Public Works, equal to ten per cent.  (10 p.c.) of the amount of the tender,  which wi!l be forfeited if tho person  tendering decline to enter into a contract when called upon to do so, or fail  t complete the contract. If the tender be not acepted the cheque will be  returnd.  The Department does not bind itself  to accept the lowest or any tender.  By order,  R. C. DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, March 15, 1918.  BEGG MOTOR COMPANY LIMITED  1062 Georgia St. W.  Seymour 904S  SYNOPSIS  OF  COAL  MINING  I REGULATIONS.       ^     ,'  y Coal mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alber-  ta,.the Yukon 'Territory, the Northwest  Territories and a portion -of the -Prov-  Seymour 3907  559 Richards St.  Vancouver  E. A. BAILEY  Plumbing  and  Steamfitting  1033 Granville St.  Vancouver, B. C.  Phone Sey. 136  Res. Bay. 77  SURREY   MUNICIPALITY.  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS.  Sealed Tenders on the prescribed  forms (not to be detached from specifications) will be received by the undersigned, up to April 27, 1918, at  10 o'clock a.m., for the construction  of a road dyke drainage ditch and  flood boxes on the Elgin Toad, Townships 1 and' 2, Surrey Municipality,  New Westminster District.  Plans and specifications, contract  and forms of tender may be seen at  the office of the municipal clerk,  Cloverdale, B. C, or plans, specifications,  etc.,   will   be   mailed   or  given  nee' of British .Columbia, may be leas-  tender be'not accepted, the . cheque I ed for a term of twenty-one* years al  will be returned. - f -n- annual rental of $1 per acre.    No  The Department does not bind itself  to accept the lowest or any tender.  By order,  R.   C.   DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of  Public Works,  cOttawa, March 23, 1918.  BRITISH COLUMBIA  DISTRIBUTORS  CHEVROLET  DODGE  CHALMERS  HUDSON  CADILLAC and  REPUBLIC TRUCKS  v  TENDERS.  Sealed Tenders addressed to the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for  Submarine Cable," wi'.l be receied at  this office until 4:00 p.m., on Monday,  April 15, 1918, for 12 knots of single  conductor submarine telegraph cable  (107 lbs. copper and 150 lbs. guttapercha per knot) with sheathing of 12  No. 8 S.W.G. Iron Wires, to be delivered at Halifax, N.S., within eight  weeks after order if one is given. Also  for five knots same as'above on several reels for distribution to be deliv  ered at Vancouver, B.C. Earliest date  of delivery desirable.  Specification and forms of tender  can be obtained on application to the  General Superintendent of the Government Telegraph Service at tbe Department of Public Works, Ottawa.'  Persons tendering are notified that  out to the number available upon  application and a deposit of $2.50, to'tenders will not be considered unless  be returned upon receipt of bona J made on the printed forms supplied,  fide tender. and   signed   with   their  actual   signa-  Each  tender must  be  accompanied tures,   stating   their   occupations   and  If you want to reach the man who  buys building materials, advertise  in the British Columbia Record—  the only newspaper in British Columbia consulted every other day  by contractors, engineers, architects and owners.  by a marked cheque for 5 per cent,  of the estimated amount of tender,  which shall be forfeited if the party  tendering fails to carry out the obligations defined in the tender. The  cheques of unsuccessful tenders will  be returned upon the execution of the  contract.  Tenders will not be considered unless made out on the form supplied,  signed with the actual signature of  the tenderer and enclosed in the envelope furnished. The lowest or any  tender not necessarily accepted..  H.  BOSE.  Secretary Surrey Dyking District  Commissioners.  Surrey Centre, B.'C, April 2, 1918.  "more than 2,560 acres will be leased  to one applicant.  Applications ror a Tease must be  made by the applicant in person to  the Agent or Sub-Agent of the district" in which the rights applied for  are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsurvey-  ed territory the tract applied for shall  be staked out by the applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if the rights applied for are  not available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the rate of  Ave cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may be considered  necessary for the working of the mine  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity of merchantable coal mined, and pay the royalty thereon. . If the coal mining  rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at least once  a year.  The leaBe will include the coal min-  !ng rights only, but the lessee may be  at tbe rate of $10 per acre.  For    full    information    application  can be used in a  <  hundred ways in  INDUSTRIAL and CONSTRUCTION  work of all kinds  Consult C. Bain our New Business Manager  about adapting gas to your needs  Vancouver Ga9 Company  Carrall and Hasting. St*. 'Phone SeymourSOOO  places of residence.    In  the  case  of should be made to the Secretary of the  firms, the actual signature, the nature  of. the occupation, and place of residence of each member of the firm must  be given.  v-Each tender for one or both of the  Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or  to any Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  NOTICE TO CONTEAOTORS.  Sealed tenders addressed to the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for  Hospital Buildings, Quaratine Station,  William Head, B. C," will be received  at this office until 4 p.m. on Monday,  April 22, 1918, for the construction of  a scarlet fever hospital, and minor diseases   hospitals,   Quarantine   Station,  TELEPHONE DATA  NEW IM*STA_,_,ATIO*WS  APRIL 2, 1918.  Cadillac   Rooms,   Rooming  House,   553   Hamilton   St Sey.  8019O  Campaigners'   Great World's   War,   Office  S2S   Hastings  St.   W Sey. 8016  ""    """   "" 655  -ISO  1939  2035  709  17210  739  185  657  693  1301  Brine,  G.   F.,  Auctioneer,  1056  Granville  St Sey.  Fisherman,   Newspapers  and  Publications,   423   Hamilton  St Sey.  Shear,  Madam  A.   J.,  Wardrobe,   731   Davis  St Sey.  Union  Fisheries  & Cold  Storage,   Ltd.,   foot   Gore Sey.  My Furniture Store, Furniture, Second Hand,  2321  Main St Fair.  Marquis   Apartments,   Lome   and   Main Fair.  Paxton, E.,  Fish and  Fruit,  244  Broadway 13 ~ Fair.  Trimble,   F.,   Realty  Co.,  Real   Kstate,   260  Kingsway Fair.  Esmervig, Nicholas, Confect.,  401   Twenty-first  B Fair.  Brewer's  X L  Bakery.  Bakers,  1100  Fifteenth   E Fair.  Masset   Timber   Co.,   Ltd.,   714   Hastings   St.   W Sey.  APBITi 3,  1918.  Builders'   Wholesale  Lumber  Co.,  Ltd.,   510  Hastings  St.  W Sey. 8032  Langham  Hotel,  1115 Nelson  St Sey. S021O  Cosmopolitan   Club.   640   Robson   St Sey.  1755  Numerical   Telephone   Locator   Co.,   500   Beatty Sey. 9593  Yew  Photographic   Studio,   2009   Yew Bay.    609  CHANGES.  APRII. 2, 1918.  Johnston Storage Co., Ltd., from 915 Main to False Creek Fair. 3100  APRIX-  3,  1918.  Army & Navv Veterans in Canada, from 413 Granville to 310 Seymour... Sey.  37420  Armv & Navy Veterans In Canada, from 413 Granville to 310 Seymour....Sey.    911  Mexico Consul-General, from 850 Hastings W.  to 207 Hastings W Sey.  504 3  COPE & SON  150  Halting.   St.  *W. 'Phone   Sey.  8602  ESTABLISHED 1898  Twenty yeara  i_ ba«i_eas  in Vancouver  Electrical Contractors  Let us figure on your work. Scud us your troubles. We repair everything Electrical. Nothing too  large, nothing too small. If you have any lighting  trouble send for our expert who will advise you without charge. Our stock of Residence, Store and Office  Lighting Fixtures is the largest in the city.  COPE & SON  ISO  Hasting*  Street,   West

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