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 6.   »?> J  ■   II        M '..-J*  CTTS?T5S5TB!rr  RECORD  RECORD   PUBLISHING  CO.,   Vancouver, Publishers.  Covering British Columbia.  Vol. 15, No. 28, Monday, Aug. 19, 191&  FIREPLACE  MANTELS, GRATES and TILES  WE HAVE A WELL ASSORTED 8TOCK.  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT  Contracts taken for Tile, Terazzo ami Marble Work.  STORE FRONT DESIGNS A SPECIALTY.  Wm. N. O'Neil Co.. Limited  BUILDING  MATERIAL  Tel. 8ey.'4795-6. 548-550 Seymour St.  A Man Is Accounted  ACCOUNT if h< has a bank  ACCOUNT. , No> aeoount la too  small to rocoive a* courteoua welcome at thin bank. '  The'  Home Bank of Canada  Vancouver Branca,  446 Haatlnff  St. W.  J.  T. 'isXaeOOsTAXiD,  asanafsr  —GALVANIZING—  Bolts - Nuts - Bars - Spikes  Ships' Equipment  Allan & McKelvie Engineering Co., Ltd.  1214 Pender St., E. -    . |-fltzhland 1573  VANCOUVER, B. C. ni.nidna   i37j  ;ujXDnaro> permits Astomrmro to ssoo ob over issues at ths vawcottveb citt kau yesterday  Nnjnber_  Description  Cost  9456—Dwelling   $3,600  9457—Foundry & mach. shop....$14,500  9158—Cooperage ' J...J.  $750  9459—Remodel building l....."....f 4,'500  it *    l * _j  Street Addreee  tot and Block  102p   14th   W 13-435  Dufferln and Quebec Sts    False Creek    Dunsmulr & Howe Sts 38-39-40—41  Subdlviaios  Architect  526.  ,.G.  L.  Louth well  ...T. II. Baraforth  541..  ..".Parr & McKenzle  Contractor  Addreee  Russell   &   Son   Dom. Constr. Co 509 Richards St.  owners  ,   fright Bros Dunsmulr St.  Owner  Addreee  A. P. W. Williamson   A.  Opsal   Van.   Cooperage   Lewerke  &  McQueenie..  r '/  Vancouver Brand Cement, Reinforcing Steel. Hydrated Lime. etc.  Phone 21988  FT.OFColUMBIA AV „ Clayburn Firebrick and other Clayburn Products, Facing Brick, Building Papers, etc.  ,  f',fX)  i$r  ,   l  Mundy, Rowland & Co.  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS  AND  CONTRACTORS  Power Installations •  General Electrical Constructisa  imt SEYMMI 1145  Stanto. B»k Briffiq*  TUCUm - IHWEB „    ,  '   ' " y  r  >s..   -m . r  -;;-«'• * . ~%rtr*r   »'  Lumber;'xWieRfa* Panels,  * tt ii     )        --»  Etc.  and Birch flooring.  ,      •& '4z.jWL iV        ^_£';1*J__>__2"1 **___.:__,.^fiV^^aaaaaaaavaassiSBS,  J. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  1320 Richsxda St,  J» f if. Kl.  Wf !•.'  Stffc.  M',1  -    1 ',* "?  14',«i',?  , ^ Vancouver,- B. C.  „f   ~  *+  ^F^v*ffirr'$*9*\y>vt%ti **—■"* F.  "-I  H  nm  sir-j^g-mEss^-j!  BUILDING   AND   INDUSTRIAL  NBWSS  r, y   j i  ' ft   * <.  ^EV^HOM^Fc-R^  ,_,t  w'   ,   .,<  ?""?-- ""   *        FOURTEENTrT AVE!' W.  j jA. P. W. Williamson is erecting  a  ^dwelling 30x34 feet at 1025 Fourteenth  tavenue west/'at a-cost o£-|3,600.' ^ «  ^#wi, ,"-,, "»wt '.*" ~ *""' *■" i - ■"> 4 **** '*'  VT;W'E'  -S3 4*»''>V   ifjf ^  OWlillAL IUILWAV Jk COMTBACTOIte  "      *-      ~ S«M« ^el^tilo <=inkcta rbr  * Clileaao Poeurnatlc:|Tpol  Electric Toole; Rock. Dclllij ,Alr Comp  .: #,> ^ ^  Ire,,."? '"i""  rs;  J 7 ?•  BRICK BUILDING *  '     -  !' FOR  GRANVILLE   STREET  5- .Hoffmeister Bros., 1155 Pender  '.street west, will begin shortly, on the  ^construction of a one storey *brick  building 25x45 feet, to, be\erected; in  tlhe 1200 block on Granville street  pVhen completed the building will be  ■occupied by,the Sullivan-Taylor Motor  Company. .  V~   Kfil     J«-   _■--  -■**J>W*rrt    Vjr^*>S-V,    S**''""-/"*.  PksH St|. IMS  •J  I  »"■  Brown* Fraser 4& Co., Ltd  "' SUCCESSORS   TO  DOMINION EQUIPMENT A SUPPLY CO., LTD.  Mining, Municipal and Contractors'  Maclwiery and Supplies ^  1150 Homer Stroot  ip  y-    .    ;,   is BEING REMODELL.ED  >n<      ^,       y,'f---       i- .-^    -    , - ,  ;;rWright *Bros., 511 Dunsmulr street,  nave'been awarded _a contract from  Lewerke '.& "McQueenie'for the 're-  -OTodeiling of'theVld Badminton'Hotel  at the corner of Howe and Dunsmuir  streets. < Orr Bros:;" 1228. Granville  street, have been awarded, the plumbing "contract. The*» cost ""of/the improvement's ' will" be approximately  $4,500.,,  ,rf  f with^hauglinessyi street and^the^ship-,  yard^andValsd^tb^lmilartsfcHmprove  Shaughnessy ''steeeltTJand ^ Schqblhouse  road. 'v <■ '"    , "•'*<'  ' ^Tl*'" Pacific .Construction ^Company^  has. asked .'the city council  for additional  steel  rails  to extend ~ its con  tempiated'-extension of plant.   *»"i   -  PRAMK DARLING & CO.  ,    /.I       VICTORIA NOTES.,     ■    ^  * Alterations „ which  will  make "additional seating accommodation for 150  people are being carried out at Christ  Churph Cathedral. , This extension, it  -5r ;-  «*T«OR'»  'V  '.a,  Roller Biar«tDrift* •• - Clue 8iartir Pistil Air Drills-- Imttiii Haiain  ^ .   CbipmlUners-WfltdBtrtrs-Tirtaii aiiElectric Dritts  v Mich Spud Stett- Drills-- Ria-Btrs.  V ' l_itv **      * ^j-"*  *»(    I * .       -, %      ->  .   Complete Stock of Accessories  K,      ''.1  ^ 1 144 HOMER ST.  y tK*i "ji + ii f_ •* ^ *  1  • *1  '-'/ii!  *y#  tect. Mr. Keith 'has charge, of the  extensi<Mrnow under .construction, tv»4  contract, for' the building operations  having; -been "awarded 'to t Parfltt Bros:  ■».-#,  A^^  Pbana toymosir 71S8 ^f, ;*   ^^ 4,^ ■  Vancouver. B. C.  Wlaatpsr  Toronto  ▼sacouver. B. C.  ROBERT W. HUNT & CO.. LTD.  ENGINEERS  INSPECTION-TESTS-CONSULTATION  8TEEL,    CEMENT,    BUILDINGS,    BRIDGES,    PIPE,    RAIL8,    CARS,  LOCOMOTIVES,  SECONDHAND  EQUIPMENT,  CREOSOTED  MATERIAL, LUMBER, ETC.  OFFICE: 1601 STANDARD  BANK BUILDING  508 Kaetmse W., ▼ancouveri ». C.   .  Cexnent Teetlatr "Lsoorstorr. »oom 1601; Fbyelesl Taetlnff I*boratery, Boom Bl  Phone Sey. 2199  Reaident Inapectore at Large Manufacturing Centera  GILLEY BROS.  BBAUBBS nr  Crushed Rock, Sand  and Gravel  All Kinds of Building Material  902 COLUMBIA STREET WEST  PHONE 15 AND 16 NEW WESTMINSTER, B. C.  COTTON CO. TO GET  P. G. E. CONTRACT  Although there is no definite announcement available at the moment,  Premier Oliver stated this morning  that the contract for the construction  of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway  extension north of the Clinton section  would doubtless go to the Cotton Company, Ltd.", of Vancouver.  Before the final award is made, however, the contracting company will be  required to put up a bond of $100,000  and to provide such other satisfactory  references guaranteeing its bona fides  and general ability to carry out the  work with satisfaction to the government.  Some three hundred to three hundred and fifty thousand dollars are involved in the contract which provides  for the laying of steel from a .point  north of Clinton for a distance of  fifty-two miles, ending at Williams  Lake,, tenders for which were recently  called for. Twelve tenders were received aud for some days past have  been duly considered by the Premier  and the Department over which he  presides.  ""The"size of the bond required by the  government is somewhat larger than  usual, Premier Oliver taking the stand  that ability to conform to these requirements will be the best sort of  proof that the job will be in capable  hands. It is understood that the Cotton Company is experiencing no difficulty in this direction.  •" B.-C.   INCORPORATIONS.. - yj  The, following^* companies Jiaye been  granted certificates of "incorporation  Consolidation   Petroleum   Company,  Limited, $10,000, Vancouver; the Scott  Fishing   Company,   Limited,   $100,000,  Vancouver; Latimer & Sons, Limited,  $25,000,  Vancouver;    Simpson   Ranch  Company, Limited, $25,000, Kelowna;  Marathon    Club,     Limited,     $10,000,  Prince Rupert; Pacific Terminal Land  Co., Limited, $8,000, Victoria; U. G. G.  Sawmills, Limited, $1,000,000, Hulton,  B. C.   The Cudahy Packing Company,  incorporated in  the  State  of  Maine,  is now registered to do business in  British   Columbia,   authorized   capital  $20,000,000; head office in Vancouver.  PORT MOODY NOTES.  ▲ letter from Premier Oliver was  read at the council meeting Tuesday  night, acknowledging receipt of information that the survey of the  city's portion of the road leading  to loco was under way, Mr'. Oliver  stated that instructions had been  given to the Public Works Department to take action at once.  PORT  COQUITLAM   NOTES  The city council at its meeting on  Wednesday night authorized the chairman of the Board of Works, Alderman Galer, to sand and oil the Pitt  River   road   between   its   intersection  ALASKA MILLS CUT  33,000,000 FEET LUMBER  Thirty sawmills in Alaska cut 33,-  160,000 feet board measure in 1917,  according to figures compiled in the  office of District Forester George H.  Cecil, Portland, Ore. These figures  are .based on reports furnished by  Forest Supervisor W. G. Weigle, of  Ketchikan. The chief species cut  was Sitka spruce, which made up  more than 31,000,000 feet of the total.  Otlier species cut were western hemlock, western red cedar and a small  quantity of yellow cypress.  The average prices received at the  mill for the various species were  $21.25 per 1,000 board feet for Sitka  spruce; $19.61 for 1,000 for western  hemlock;. $20.18 per 1,000 for western)  Balfour, Guthrie & Co  f w***■-»■-■ -,^r w   wws  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  REINFORCING STEEL:—  ■   Largest stock of Mild Steel Bars in Western Canada.   We 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  Prfvst* Ex. Sey. 9197  San Francisco, Los  Angeles, Portland  Seattle, Tacoma  VICTORIA  BELMONT   BUILOINQ  Telephone 8037  We Have Just Installed a  COMPLETE  MARINE RAILWAY  Size 110 x 42 feet  . '■ •       ■ '—■' / .....   ■   ...  General Scow and Tugboat Repairing  Ritchie Contracting & Supply Co. Ltd.  Phone Seymour 9163  1561 Granville Street  (Continued  on  Face 4.)  Credit Ponder Bldg-.  Modern Brick Building  on centrally located corner lot  $35,000.00 on terms  Get  full particulars at tho office of  GENERAL ADMINISTRATION SOCIETY  8SO Hasting* Street West  Forgings Machine Work Patterns  Westminster Iron Works  John Relet, Proprietor  Manufacturers of  Structural and Ornamental Ironwork  •Phone S3  Office and Works, Tenth St..  New Westminster, 83. C  { BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  British Columbia Record  PsMssbed every Monday, .Wednesday and  IV Friday by,the  .RBCORD  PUBLISHING  CO.  Telephone eermour 7808.  Address:   583 Homer-Richards Lane  Rear of 4S1% Dunsinu<r Street.  C. H.^NBLSON-^MANAGING EDITOR  '    '    inbsorlptloB Bates  One month  _ fl.M  cayable atrlcily in advance.  Experienced building material salesman wanted, or man who "understands  specialties.'   Splendid proposition for  TO GETi CONTRACT  FOR 20 VESSELS  VICTORIA.—On the definite assurance of  the   high   commissioner of  France, the president of the .Foundation "Shipbuilding  Company informed  Hon. John* Hart, Minister of Finance,  by letter tliis morning, that the French  government would award the contract  to the company on Monday next for  the construction of twenty vessels. It  is further stated in the communication sent to the minister in New York  smart salesman.   Apply B. C. Record,  S83  Homer-Richards 'Lane*1 (Rear 431 ^"^'TL'" """ "'1 """""'Ci 'AJ^n Th*  _ * *, ^    . ■ v that the vessels in question will be  Dunsmuir St.). . ". - .    ._•   -.;    -. Ty. .-- ,>   -   •  It also was agreed that no continuous overtime shall be ordered, except  where there exists an actual shortage  of labor and facilities, and then only  after' labor representatives have been  consulted., It was made a rule that no  man do' actual work' for more "than 60  \  hours, and that "no hospital or other  fees be.deducted from wages of workmen without their consent, except  where state laws provide for such deductions. -  CORPORATION OF PENTICTON.  ~" :<■ / jTenders.for" Lumber.' ^ •  built; ini the city of Victoria/  This morning Premier Oliver wired  his agreement to the suggestion of1 the  British Cdufflbia Yards  *>•-*•> *.*■-*■«.-•--»».•-«_*  nosr- ac-  _    . ...... company's   manager   that the   option.  Tenders are invited for the supply- '-J^h oiolred todav should be'extend-    ,™Vln* lm * mt of th« Shipbuilding  lng%f -kpprbximateiy-295 M Wiuin-1 ^f^.^^! 1SSH I ^^W'^Brltf-h^olumWa  ber  Kent,  and  ? ojommence  >i«Pt«w?J?er JS, $ndA.complete^by ^o-  Wso« s*Jp»slldls«T >»!■  eamarsn Genes Mniavfenipbullda  STOPS BY AGREEMENT  PHILADELPHIA, Pa.—Shipyard em- *^^>^^*r;;;v™:";;'. ■.  IsJned from the undersigned. I plovers and employees of the Pacific I  B.YC. B^C^WEIiL,      *7MCoast''wno  haye'l»««n **n- conferencef  \ TV: ■W^^i&^k.Vq^re 't^ w&k,  adopted-rules,-drafted by .Charles E.  '"__*     - :tm, ^S%i$£*£W       "*-*■ / *'|Piez, viceipresident.of the*Emergency  For Extensions to Tranquille JBana- ««ri£_-Oft._*.&!l_;-'iy »=_«_»i:,'  torium,--Tranquil Is, B. C.,   ,.•  j>  - 5 - Sealed -Tenders will be received bj?  :the undersigned until 12 o'clock noon,  J'Au^st" 22nd; for* the'consti^tlon ^^^'o^  f "Infirmary  and "Service 'Buildings  ati  *> fJTranquille, B. C. ? .: ■ '   -" ^f *. -?I  specific uorder of ihe district officer of '  the Fleet Corporation. -\-v   -**■*"' .,, F^SitSJ.^1  '"S^'l^«*^,"Xnft«ri'-(."B'|at. ra% "Consi   Co..  i'cem^lpi'ctlon Ico.. ;^td, >ort Co^  ^Sk^X^^A^h'Qt^^y^SBS^iis^  »a*H»l»*»I-»i-Ol*i*la>»»»»la>.|a>  f Mining News J  A Vancouver company has been  formed,to drill for oil near Burnaby  laKe. It is said that oil has been  found on the surface in three places.  The Sunloch, managed by R. h.  Stewart, on Jordon river, should be  shipping ore to Tacoma or Ladysmith  this month. Jt has a showing of much  3 per cent, copper.  The Dominion assay office at Vancouver is being equipped to buy and  handle crude platinum. In the past  this valuable metal has been shipped  to Newark, New Jersey.  In a short time Canada-Copper will  be shipping from -200,to 300 tons of  ore daily from the Jdaho,, ^Brooklyn,  and Rawhide mines in',Phoenix'to" the  Greenwood smelter.  In a short time the Canada Copper  Corporation will be shipping from,200  to 300   tons ,of   ore   daily, from    the  Idaho, Brooklyn and t Rawhide   mines  in Phoenix, .to the Greenwood smelter.  The   Eburne  Steel   Company,is.experimenting on the electric smelting  of magnetite ores, havingjnstalled an  electric furnace for that purpose.    A  shipment of-five tons of hematite has  received ,from   Merritt   to(jtnIx  the magnetite.  Arrangements'are   being  made to  organize in Vancouver^ company to'  carry out the recommendations><>f Dr.1  *Ltd" ^M'eld, yr&pm jthe  proyincUl. ?ovi  eminent   employed   to report' on' the  best means ,of- organfoj^g^ajidpperat-  ing the iron and s^ei^JIndusiry^ttsre;  and the company v^f$&jo\fr6TlF as;  soon  as  theV-goveram'ent ;Dlsces\the'  can be used in a  twndrcd waysin  INDUSTRIAL and CONSTRUCTION  work of all kinds  Consult our New Business Manager  about adapting gas to your needs  VANCOUVER GAS COMPANY  Carrallsnd Mastln» sts.  'Phone Seymou  UtiE  ELASTIGU  ~The*Teuflh, Elastic, Adhesive Cement  (Ready for use.)  FOR TOUR  'Send for Free Booklet  WAMUrACTUatD   BY  JMC BARRETT COMPANY, Ltd.  C>r Tenth Avenue and Arbutus 8tra«t    -K- f"-—»»aa  ;%#. tons* day^catf^city^wyi ,be, recom  mended. '     l ,-      "\- *>,v /  .i r - -i  ^lotion; to(6e^i0||lht the .furnishing  :-/.<of' all   material,, tools,... appliances/  ,,; ^iabor. etc., necessary and descnoed  ^f"l>y; the "plans' Md|sp^i^tions:;r %  m"|;\ The -work,pf^this^ contract shall"be  - 'Cwroce'eded".with 'immediately upon the  «.-.- -. ,., "signing,of the .contractr. and £as may  ''«»j j i':' '■^■•^alrectediand^ far such - af manlBer;^  !m .£,,'-'' "* -■%to ensure- the completion of the .work  ,W^. + f of this^ contract;'' ' "'~; "  y'.CC%'-Ttv I*IanBf'.rspeclflcatlons and other in-  J '     ' ;> v^formation- required can »,be; obtained  Tat, the/office of .the B. C.t Antl-Tubert  - ^uloiis Society,' 710'BirkrBuilding,  iWorks  Department, .Victoria,. B^ d*  ;t£a   Sheriff's   Office, J Court   House,  K **,,ft"*2>'"i_.J"^ ___; ***^     * *■*<&•*%" jv**-?-■* **rp-   * •  j Kamloops*, B. C, srid the Provincial  ^Government *Agent's'^Otece?'"Court  'House. New Westminster, jB. C.  , Bach tender-must >be accompanied  „by an accepted cheque on; a chartered  >ankj payable Tto the order of the  ]B. C.  Anti-Tuberculosis  Society,  for  ^^. ^     ^, y-y   *■  e}sil V  V  -J *>  '  „a sum not less than' five per cent.  ,.(5%) of the amount of"" the tender,  which, will be forfeited if the panties  tendering decline to enter into a con-  • tract when called, upon to do so.  M  accepted, "an'additional" cheque for* a  Sum equivalent to five' per cent.' (5%)  "of, the amount of the tender must be  deposited before the contract is  signed. The total security will be  forfeited If' theN contractor fails to  complete the work contracted" for.  Certificates of payment shall be'issued monthly'as the "work progresses  'and^ shall not exceed in. the. aggregate "ninety per cent. (90%)' qf"tHe  •value of the labor and material fur-  nished and set out in the work.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  Envelopes containing tenders to be  marked "Tender "for " Extensions ' to  Tranquille Sanatorium," and addressed to the undersigned. :''•''■''■ ;  j E. MAHOff,  ; Chairman, B. C. Anti-Tuberculosis  ■y .Society. . ..\; ':-'': ■'...;.' ",:'V '  710 Birka Building,  f.r , ■    .  ; Vancouver, B. C.  34   HQV**  A  OAV  "SIP linpr llll jaf rip gp  npntntativi  m  •'I' A'  YOUR CARTAGE ..„__,   CAN BE SOLVED  jT       -t     ^^^ ^**^"^^ •■ c, ^npr ss*S~P~"""""""FJL H^V^^^F^B * esjB^B^H  CARTAGE CONTRACTORS  W*S.-"?*',*,:'" •** ?W?!S**. •fliilpmaiit far  handling MACHINERY.ndHEAVVMATEPIAtS  Large warehouse for storage  *.-«  Armorr  Harbor Works  Bank A sales bldr  Uottl, C. N. By.—  .MAIN STRtXr  r •iT   -*   r». w A     *                            ^.-s.             ^                                        ••■!. .  ,■**•-,   'V            -'*',#r>y.Jt                 ,           /*         "         +  •                               .*"                                 *.         ^   -                 -4           -        „    .--,,     -   .-*    -     "«-*.*     -»H  .  Post ottfe«'_:—:  Post 'Ofloe ,   Concrete Oarscs  -$260,001  ■|35(OOJB  UDXATKCT JUXtOW ABB rBOTOlU BtTT  'dow'snd keefsr.V„'   '* '  tv ai»  'Qoresnd atstfsrJLiJLL: l-Dom. OovtfDora.   Govt.  '...'   .." '"" •   w»"« • - __.. _,  Souti VsnoOurer ^.Jlom. <Sk>yt \.Pom.   Qovt.  IT  BsX*i!  flfOi A^FIr Sts>_^ Pofrf Motor'Co.   Owherr„;_.„:...r.. nfi^e2  r"fVii'iztr* * r   ft   ' , •/        ' •   '■    -     "' I « ■        -  .."----~"f...—.............. ..._....„.. Delayed  '"" ——— , —™.   ""••~~~~"~-~~.~~—--~~-.~...—..^..»..„„...'. ^_  Brick Builder and Contractor  Kilns, Furnaces, and Boilers a Specialty  UTIMATIS OIVCM - - DISTANCE   NO OSSTACLC  Telephone Hlsjrilan<l 72*  * VANCOUVER.^B. C.  aoaisvssist.  J  CQNJRAGTS LET OR WORK STARTED  »UIHIItlll»|»imWr>f* •HlHIUI»HU|»U|#nW  OhsrsetM  .Cost  *»' -S*  R. P. Wilton. D.L.S.. A.M.E.I.G.  Grvil Elngineer  1 r     i   "  Surveys, Reports, Estimates  >?UI Classes of Drafting  35 Flack Block   Phone, Sey. 8715  ..  —.—,  —;—     ~~—■   -.-—  '                                                '"''■"'.  -»—■•-  •    :  **  .   ■  't  ■;  BRITISH COLUMBIA—GENERAL  ""ioeMion       Owner  Arealtsct ...  .^lsnB Baady  POLES  i •* »« • »■ 4 ••• > • a « ^.« •♦ • (rf« »^» _,  FIR. CEDAR or  any length - any dlitmeter  FEDERAL LUMBER CO.  Incorporated 1*0%  >    1O21-1024 Rofere guildinC  Soymour 3S9S-S9S9  I  VANTAGES  Three Shows Daily  2.30-700-9.00  PRICES 2pc - 30c  &  I  j    ...-,.....ww..      -«-*-».,  Public Works Contractors  ?r»™»v^^  OfficeI813-815 Bower Bldg.  Vancouver, B. C.  SBSa  "OCEAN FALLS"  •    KRAFT  NOTICE ,  Kraft Wrapping Paper la now being manufactured in British Columbia.   Ths paper is  of excellent,  uniform  quality and  of  great  tensile strength.  Samples and prices gladly given.  I  Sales Agents  SMITH, DAVIDSON & WEIGHT, LIMITED  Vancouver and Victoria, B. 0.  I  ^ .l_x  ST   -^r',i^Ja*v*?>=^^ "J  •r* ;-  ■:}&"&■  AUTOMOBILE DIRECTORY  Bavins Information for, Automobile  „ Owners and Proopactlve Buyera  FORD CARS  CRAY.& DAVIS STARTERS  FOR F(ORDS  "Svllivan-Tavcos Motor Go.  250 Kingsway .., Fair, 2730  BBTTI8H CX)LtmBIA RgQOBD  MICHELIN TIRES-& ACCESSORIES  Co to HILL, LTD.  Everything for the-Motorist  Phone Seymour 6411 Quick Service  SEYMOUR TIRE & RUBBER CO. LTD.  Dominion, NobbyVand Goodyear Truck  Tires  'Motor 'Accessories  851  Pesder Sl.'W Sey. 3053  I  f^af^lllIO j£$L$}1%ffi  SAXON  SALES  COMPANY  .Distributors for  SAXON AUTOMOBILES  .1272. Granville Si. Sey.3391  DAVIE VULCANIZING CO.  -Auto and Tire ''Repairs  ,'Vulcanizing '  1234 Granville St. Sey.  1164  LITTLE ,GIANT ;MOTOR TRUCKS  "~   "AM shot the Name Implies"  4LeslieXW. Pearson; Mir-  Granville, at Paeiio  ......jLScf.   J3I;  i CONSOLIDATED MOTOR CO., LTD.  , Packard -r Nash — Maxwell  Trucks and Passenger Cars •   .  *l230vCeeraja^SL:_.l„...l.„J:!Se^siosr *4W8  USE   MORE   TRUCK8.  It is not just the truck manufacturer or the truck owner today who  is thinking of increasing the motor  truck tonnage, it is the gravest concern of the men at Washington that  our transporation facilities are so inadequate. The following announcement should be ready by every truck  owner with interest.  The Council of - National Defense at  Washington -is a body of men, concerned   only   in   the  winning  of, the  war, that is their job—read what they  say regarding motor haulage:  "The Council of National. Defense  has given its' formal approval to all  measures designed to facilitate the uss  of motor trucks in transportation  wherever it can be, utilized. Its efforts in this connection have been  directed,through the .highways transport committee, .through ,the state  councils of defense,and other agencies.  It is urging all communities, as far as  possible, to adapt the motor truck to  their local-needs arid encourage1 Its use'  tions that tend to restrict and discour  age such use."  TRACTORS AND TRAILERS  A  BOON   TO  BUSINESS  Tractors and trailers are the ultimate solution of many of the present  haulage problems—if you have loads  that* consume too much time in loading—if you have too excessive loads  for one truck to deliver to one destination—-if .you have short turns and  narrow places to unload ,, in—then tra<v  tors will, help you master the situation.  It is well known that a good truck  will' pull'twice   or    three   times   as  i  much as it will carry—so.wlien it be^  comes a matter of increasing loads—  that' fact '-does not necessarily" mean  that the cost of haulage must be increased.  r*  By using,tractors and semi- or two-,  wheeled trailers,, vou are enabled , to  keep.thejtractor working all the time,  DAVIE VULCANIZING COMPANY  „t> ,™JT!le'R,ac0;For Awto and Tire Repairs  MR. MOTORIST:  On or about September 2nd, 1918, we will be located in our New  Fireproof Building, 636 Davie Street, Between Granville and Seymour  Street. ' *    '  '  When you require Tire Repairs, Tube Repairs; Auto Repairs, Auto  Accessories, New Tires—in fact when you need Anything for your Auto  —call in or phone us, and receive our Up-to-date, Prompt and Careful  Attention.  '^,-t gianville St. Seymour 1184 tr Vansouver, B.C.  Miss Oldgirl — When <I , wouldn't  jglye him. a decided answer, to his pro-  pppal he asked ine if I'couldn't learn  to love him.  Miss Caustique—Why t don't you  tiry?   One Is never too old toleara.  v-* J ■■ ti  THE BATTERY  FOR YOUR CAR  i  i  40 per cent, longer, life  18' months*, Guarantee  r "..J   rs<-   1~     -    ijl    t    j  PRICE, NO   HIGHER  0   f y      „.   -  Call and see us when passing;  JARVIS CliiECTRiC  Distributors for B. C.  070 Blohsrds Bt.  17S  BLACK BROS.. LIMITED v'  '   Atnofsobi'e Svpp'iea—Car Bodice -  Topa and Seat Coven ;\ ■» <"  IMJ-15 Hobmt Sl._ Sey. ooS-69  in«anyJway to help, existing .transportation problems.- The-truckJs proving;  of a great^'deal of service in many;  districts In relieving congestion "in  freight terminals. cThe council has  just ■ passed the,, following resolution:  YR.esolved,"fhat the' Council otJNa  tional Defense approves "the,.widest,  possible, use of the motor truck^asa  transportation "agency, 'and requests  the state.councils of defense and other  state authorities to take-all necessary  steps to ^.facilitate such' means- of  transportation, removing any regular  This -is -accomplished ^byT having one"  loading while the .other, loaded, is being delivered. -< f-  If you would/ still ^further increase  the efficiency'df your motor unit—with  the use' of. more ■ trailers, .your loading, and ^ unloading -can t be done by  seiVarate gangs of men—and the^trac:  tor. ,Is ^dnMnually^ 6n.;the >oad deiiv]  .ering^and^liauUng^back .the empty  ^trailers. ' ."    " - *  Tractors, then, will cut down the  cost of delivery and increase the tons  delivered if rightly used—Federal  Traffic *News.- "> '    r       ,*"■-'   _- '   \  DOES ADVERTISING PAY?  ':" (Insurance Monitor.)  A.   &.P.  Pears,   the  English soap  makers, 4,were spending about a_.quarter of a million dollars, annually, some-  fifteen < years ago, andttliey-were selling each year a good many,million dol-f  Jars , worth _, of soap. ,, Everyone knewt  about '(Pears' 4 soap—the . name ,wa«\,  familiar, inx the farthest corners of:|he  glpbev but *the r board/of. directors, de^  cided. thstj they would get along, without advertising    because  \ they were,  gelling ;<all Jthat ^tliteir, factories could'  produce.      They did    np^ adyertisink'  during the following six ^months anh,[  in. that six .months, lost,, 35 per, cent."  of .their total business.   It cost, them  .six' and/ a .half jcniliion^dollars in .additional publicity \ to -get iback^where  they h« J  left off. ^«-Thi8 shows'how  quickly the  public forgets when ad-!  vertising is withdrawn.- 'It illustrates  the need for constantly repeated ad-  vertising. ;  ,      -   ~*   .   *   <r  Carbon-free After Months of Service  .-r-  .» -^ *     *? it-**.  ~~     J,1   ,»«**.  %-  ^4,    ^ Vf  „T ^*  %  '*■£    -r~s.  -Wy  .*tes.j  ^  ■ki  fSM  ii A- X.  rHS<  Wvft&::^*&r?iZ^  » <W*••*• % pt TW*L * «ot- ,/      w-n!^   1.       D*if-*t 4   i    rS -n H •*■■>■  Put Goliath, Spark .Plugs,in yoor motor  and. forget carbon-fouling, and'short-circuit-  ing.       • - '  .The copper surface on. the heavy shell of  Goliath 'plugs protects yout from rust and*  - *-:;v "V '-% i ■ •3*-.v.>'\**^,iB >.  , prevents t|ie accumulation of, oar boa in the  ,-ahell. .,       "".,,./  ..The heavy, cushioned iinsulators,, designed  r 'for '-super-strength - at   points' of  greatest  strain/are tmade of "Cornish Kaolin mixtures,  ■'   '■• .V-  ■, : »i fi*-'/« '-'Tvt   • .'  ifusedat a temperatM^of ,2,600*.,       ,  A,v ^  Ask for the' special model  ■iH  : v  made for your,car.    '''„  ?£r'.- y  "»' % x \ J   -  Canadian General Electric Co.  :/-i  tV>f*  Limited^       l -**     -,     ^    v      «*  , .-,  AUTCftpSILE'^N^  Seymour 5710 ^ "/   «■    ,       .'' 3'   >l-   ' '^ l&'yVy&IWHmrtrJSVW.S  - '»<>v; v,^3j  r'i ;!  '    '      '     '<  ry  5>  -•ft'';  ,11  Q:  ^■?.rf'„   «"^ta^   J"J* ""i,""*T•    ijO« ^f*'  tf it- * iyi^A ^H^>^'  V  rp*.,:  ;<n£     l"»^   X7'  lAJS  SS"  s  ■v ** r iv.^ I  This 3-4-Ton Red "Speed Wagon" Verily Has Conquered  the World  NO OTHER TRUCK, so far as we know, is    NOW    MODERN    BUSINESS    requires    a  engaged in so many different forms of  activity;and in so,many countries as this  1500 pound Reo.  ITS FAME IS WORLD WIDE and its sphere  of usefulness, seems unlimited.  IT IS VERSATILE—even *we, had no idea in  . the beginning,that a truck of this size and  power and. pneumatically equipped would  prove to be the ideal vehicle for so,many  kinds of service.  ' vehicle capable of carrying the same load—  but carrying it at least four times as "fast.  Doing that; the 1500'pound pneumatic tired  Reo truck, can/do the work formerly done  .by four single rigs.  THAT'S THE ANSWER—anyone can see it  now. J-he %-TON "Hurry-Up" wagon is  the answer to 80 per cent of ydtr hauling  problems. - . -  JT'S MORE EFFICIENT—it's more economi-  c^^n «« mT„ww «^ .«, cal«   ft 6ives th« -customer better service—  STOP TO THINK OF IT, you recall, of cpur.se, quicker, service at a lower cost to yoiiv  that delivery vehicles had under the old  conditions been reduced to certain standard THE ONLY LIMIT to the usefulness of this  capacities. 2^-TON Reo seems to be—our capacity for  _ making them.   Demand seems limitless.  FOR EXAMPLE, in the old days we had one  horse teams, two  horse and occasionally THEREFORE 0NLY THOSE who place their  three horse teams. ?T^r with usi at once, specifying immediate  acceptance of delivery, can be Jsure of get-  THE ONE HORSE LOAD, about 1500 pounds, ting this ^-Ton Reo.    Avoid disappoint-  <'--constituted eighty per cent, of the traffic. ment and order now.         .                        '  MOTOR CAR AGENCY, Limited  1378 GRANVILLE ST. S.SKKS'  "^1  AUTO TOPS, DELIVERY BODIES  TUPPER & STEELE, CTD.  COMMERCIAL AUTO SPECIALISTS  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  FUNERAL CARS AND AMBULANCES  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  ONE, ONE-AND-A-HALF AND XWO-TON  TRUCK ATTACHMENTS  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  PAINTING AND VARNISHING       ^  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  SEAT COVERS AND TRIMMINGS      "  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  TWO AND FOUR-WHEEL TRAILERS  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD..  TRACTORS X  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD. r,  WAGON HEARSES CONVERTED  . TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  WELDING, MACHINING, WHEEL AND ENGINE  WORK  TUPPER & STEELE, LTD.  y\  TUPPER & STEELE. Ltd.  VANCOUVER, B. C.  Phones Bay. 138 and 139. 1667-9 Third Ave,, W. T'  9  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  "BAGLEY MAKES GOOD RUBBER STAMPS"  A. G. BAGLEY & SONS Ltd.  PRINTERS,   ENGRAVERS    and    MANUFACTURERS  "BAGLEY DOES GOOD PRINTING"  SEALS     STENCILS,   RUBBER   AND   METAL  STAMPS,   METAL  CHECKS    TIME   cucrxa  KEV   TAGS,   BRASS   SIGNS,   NUMBERING   MACHINES.   BADGES   OF  ALL   KINDS    Ire  ALL WORK GUARANTEED BEST QUALITY, PROMPT 6ELIVERY AND FAIMMCES  PHONE SEY. 316 Moved to 516 PENDER SJ*., W.  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Sprinkler  Equipment  (Continued from page 1)  £ ..  I  Phone Seymour 6180  1060 Homer SL  Vancouver J. G.  red cedar, and $50 per 1,000 for yellow cypres*. ;  Practically all the Alaskan lumber  cut is used locally by the canneries, in  railway work and in building construction. A small per cent, of the spruce  was shipped out for airplane construction. , '%■  a  I ,   PLUMBING   PERMITS     f  15,805 to 15,808.  2131—H.   I-loffmeister,.,. 1005   Howe  cheque for 5 per cent, of tender. The  highest or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  Full particulars  may  be had  from  undersigned.  C. G. WHITE,  303 Central Bldg., Victoria, B. C.  Bailiff for Mortgagees.  I  I-loffmeister,., 1005  St.; B. Boe, Ltd. ''V  2132—Mr. Vivian, 1673 2nd *W.; Bell  Plumbing Co.  2133—Air. Vivian, Sth and Ash St.;  Bell Plumbing Co.  2134—W. H. Lewis, 64 Turner St.;  R. Startup.  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  P. A. Jonas, Mgr. ■  WHARF BUILDING;  BRIDGES.  PILE FOUNDATIONS,  ETC.  Owners off Tics "CLIVE  't?  General Tpwjhjjr  1  324FmtSL  New Wtstnnstir  TilipfcNi 1015  ■ ■"•>».  if , '.  DIXON & MURRAY  NaANUFACTUREftS OF  SI0W CASES, OFRCE  *%grty  id store nnw«  GEMEIAl CARPENTER WORK  w-z:  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.  FRASER   AVENUE   PAVING. ,'  The  Commissioner for South Vancouver  is desirous   of receiving tenders for the laying of a 2-inch carpet  coat   of   asphaltic   concrete,   12   feet  wide   "from    Fifty-ninth    avenue    to  River   Road   and1-from   Thirty-fourth  Avenue to Forty-tliird avenue on the  west side of Fraser'avenue.   '<,-  Specification and 'profile may, be  seen at the office.of the Municipal Engineer at the Municipal;«Hall, South  Vancouver, on '*fand- after the 16th  day - of 'August, ;1918: ';!;, ^.., v  _ Intended   contractors 7/roayi submit  <■iff.fi   .-w      e? i^i.  "  alternative    tender,^ for^ I bituminous  paving upon 'tllelrfowh^ specification,'  copy of which "shall ;he;;attached' to  their tenders.^ife/l^v ,;.•"' ':, ; l    '  - Sealed tendersUdibeih'r the'hands  of the Commissioner,. on(or$before 12  noon oh''the 24|*^^of^Au^a8ti 1918.  The . Commissione^;ra6es)/hot_ bind  .himself to'accep^'the^owest or'any  'tender. ?V-*|^V^\wtt,l      '     V  '■  By order of the^Commissiorier. i-'  .  - • ' f/X^HITTAKER,   "T  'Municipal" Engineer.  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS.  Sealed tenders addressed to the  undersigned, and endorsed "Tender  for Repairs to Wharf, Tofino, Comox-  Alberni District, B. C," will be received at this office until 12 o'clock noon,  on August 31st, 191S, for the work  mentioned.  Plans and forms of contract, can be  seen and specification and forms of  tender obtained at the office of the  District , Engineers at Victoria and  New Westminster, B. C, and at the  Post Office, Tofino, B. C.    ,  Tenders will not be considered unless made on ^orms supplied by the  Department 'and in accordance witli  conditions contained therein.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an" accepted cheque on a chartered  bank payable to the order of the  Minister of Public Works, equal' to ten  per cent, of the amount of 'the tender.  ;NOTE.—Blue prints can be obtained  at'this office by depositing an accepted  bank-cheque' for the  sum'of-'$10.00,  Plans and forms of contract can be  seen and specification and forms of  tenders obtained at the offices of the  District Engineers at Victoria" and  New Westminster, B. C.  Tenders will not be considered unless made on forms supplied by the  Department and in accordance with  conditions contained therein.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  bank   payable   to   the   order  of  the  Minister of Public Works, equal to ten  per cent, of the amount of the tender.  NOTE.—Blue prints can be obtained  at this office by depositing an accepted  bank cheque  for" the  sum  of $10.00,  payable to the order of the Minister  of  Public  Works,  which will   be  returned if the intending bidder submit  a regular bid.  By order,  A. F. MITCHELL,  ^      Acting District Engineer.  Department of Public Works, Canada,  Victoria, B. C.  with  Department and   in  accordance  conditions contained therein.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a'chartered  bank  payable   to   the   order  of  the  Minister of Public Works, equal to ten  per cent, of the amount of the tender.  NOTE.—Blue prints can be obtained  at this office by depositing an accepted  bank  cheque for  the  sum of $10.00,  payaole to the order of the Minister  of  Public  Works,   which  will   be   returned if the,intending bidder submit  a regular bid.  , By order,  A. F. MITCHELL,  Acting District Engineer.  Department of Public Works, Canada,  Victoria, B. C.  INSURANCE  IN  ALL  ITS   BRANCHES  REAIKTME  CITY       PROPERTIES,       FARMS,  FACTORY   SITES   AND   TIMBER  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS  Sealed tenders addressed to the  undersigned, and -endorsed "Tender  for Construction of Float, Hardy Bay,  B. C.," will be received at this office  until 12 o'clock noon, on 24th "August,  1918, for the work mentioned.--    • "  payable'to the'order of,'the Minister      pians andfforms of contract'can be  of Public  Worksc which will  be  re- seen  and  specification, and  forms  of  turned if the intending bidder submit  a'regular ,bid.    ' ' *'>       "    ~   fi'  ' ,  v«    By order, ; s -  A.' F. MITCHELL;      '   "    "'"  ■ - ;   *'  Acting District Engineer.  Department of Public Works, Canada,  .     Victoria, B. C..'* ' '';    ' '   -'  SALE OF SAWMILL AND  *"£?>■?  ,£*  «'  "*"  MACHINERY.  Under" the" power of sale contained  In  a /chattel ' mortgage * covering .,tlie  <P  tenders obtained at the 'offices of .the.  District. Engineers'   at   Victoria   and  New Westminster,/B. C. '     %t , ,,' ^  Tenders will not be considered unless" made on forms supplied'by''the I  NOTICE  TO   CONTRACTORS.  SIDNEY  SCHOOL.  Sealed   tenders   superscribed  "Tender  for  Sidney  School"  will 'be   received by the Honorable the Minister  of Public Works up to 12 o'clock noon  of Thursday, tlie 22nd day of August,  19J8,   for   the  erection   and   completion  of a  two-room 'school and  outbuildings' at  Sidney,   in   the   Islands  Electoral District.  Plans, specifications and conditions  of % contract can now, be seen at the  ffice of the Public Works Department, Victoria, B. C. ,  , Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted../- it  ,'.<;    tly  , /a. e. foreman,  Public Works .Engineer.  Public Works Department,  —    \     -, '  Victoria, B. C, July 22, 191*8.  SECURITIES  GOVERNMENT AND MUNICIPAL  BONDS,   MORTGAGES  RENTS COLLECTED  BUILDINGS MANAGED  Ceperley,   Rounsefell  and Company  ESTABLISHES  1886  739 ^Hastings St. u*. Vancouver  Telehpono Seymour 7820  WRIGHT BROS.  BUILDERS AND  CONTRACTORS  ROOFING  SPECIALISTS  We Design and Build  .... -......    i.  Sey._3315       511 Dunsmuir St  PAWING, PAPER HANG-  INC aid KA1S0MIMN6  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  CANFORD SCHOOL.  Sealed tenders /superscribed "Tender for Canford School" will .be received by the Honorable the Minister  of Public Works ,up,to ,12, o'clock noon  of Tuesday, the; 27th day of August,  1918, for.the erection and comple-  tion. of a small Tone-room school and  outbuildings at ,Canford, in the'Yale  Electoral District^B. C. fi"iT""  It'"  Sey. 8765      Sey. 8766  1065 Dunsmuir SL  'l:'  hereinafter ^I9escribedr' cha£tels,v tha  mortgagees have instructed me to;call  for tenders for the^purcnaie-of -tlie  saw mills of Bulman-Lumber Company,. Limited; ^ situate-.at,' Cushion  Cove, Salt Spring Island, and/'at Montreal -Street, 'Victoria, B. ,C.     '-       -f<  , The mill at Salt Spring'. Island has,    ^^  or ?tendir not  a capacity of:about 25 to 30 thousand fgarl,y accepted> ,-;     ../.''.  a; e; foreman,  ' &  v*  ,-, Plans, specifications and ^conditions  of contract can |now be seen ;at the  office of the Government Agent,: Court-  house, Vancouyer.";  .). J Mjltj.  :-n  GEORGE the; FIFTH^by 4the Grace of God of thekJriited Kingdom of  '■^,\ *•  >   Great Britain and Ireland and of the British Dominions beyond the  Seas; KING, Defendef of the Faith/Emperor of India.  neces-  To, all to whom th*^epr««€(nt3 shall come or whom the same may In any  A Proclamation of Conditional  amnpstv  rpsnprtlnd m^n belonging, to  -v**  E.A.BAILEY  . ^ ..I    .       .     s .   . i  Plumbing  and  - Steamfitting  feet a day and is on salt water with  good.^ booming ground. ''Has electric  lighting plant, 50 lights, planers,  edgers, etc., also about sixty thousand feet lumber, medium sized scow  and small motor launch.  Mill-at' Victoria is small planing  mill -with equipment, doors, sashes and  large lumber scow.  Tenders will'be received for the  whole or any part of the said property up' to August 19th, 1918, and  must  ,be    accompanied    by    marked  Public||Vorks Engineer.  Department  of  Public -Works,  Victoria, B.,C.f;July"22nd, 1918.  NOTICE   TO" CONTRACTORS.  Sealed tenders t'addressed to^.the  undersigned, and,'endorsed "Tender  for Repairs to .Government Wharf,  Victoria, B. C, , will be received at  this office until i;12 o'clock noon, on  24th August, 1918,,for the above mentioned work. ^" ' **  disobeyed our  Proclamation of J3thOctober, 1917 "or their orders to report lor duty,  or are deserters or absent withouKleave from the Canadian Expeditionary Force.  * t  \ru-i *.  V.    -'  :%'  " ? •  .    -  .'».  -"*■ "t  .* i -  $*'.'£,  J;£t  !!*^w*^  *$J  1 *i"iT  +>*:.  <  -'-A  VL\'  '-a ."■  ^u  1033 araovHIs St.  Vsncsajvsr. B. C  Phons Say. 130  Rss. Bsy. 77  G. Kil  GENERAL CONTRACTOR  FAIRM8HT S46L     962 14th AVE. E.  I S. J. Tricfcor E. E. EUiott  'CENTRAL SHEET  METAL  WORKS  SHEET,  COPPER, BRASS  and IRONWORK  RESTAURANT   EQUIPMENT  BOAT TANKS  GALLEY RANGES  STEAM TABLES  SMOKE   STACKS  HEATING       VENTILATING  PLUMBING  Pfcoaa Bey. 620     151% Fender St. W.  VAJffCOtrVXUfc, B. c.  COPE & SON  1 SO Masting St., VV. 'Phone Sey.8600  ESTABLISHED 1898  Twenty years   iii business  V  In Vancouver  Electrical Contractors  Let us figure on your work. Send us your troubles. We repair ererything 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.  E. L. NEWCOMBE, ^ WHEREAS consider-  Deputy Minister of Justice,    f    . i « P  Canada. J able numbers of men  belonging to Class I undei- our Military Service'Act, 1917, called out on active service in  our Canadian Expeditionary Force for the  defence of Canada under Our Proclamation  of 13th October; 1917/although they have thus  become by law soldiers enlisted in the Military  Service of Canada,  COPE & SON  1 SO Hastings St.,W.  Have failed to report for duty as lawfully  required of them under the said Military Service Act and the regulations thereunder, including the Order in Council duly passed on  April 20 last,  , Or have  deserted,  Or absented   themselves   without   leave  from our Canadian Expeditionary Force,  And it is represented that the very serious  and unfortunate situation in which these men  find themselves is due ir. many cases to the  fact that, notwithstanding the information and  warning contained in Our Proclamation aforesaid, they have misunderstood .their duty or  obligation, or have been misled by the advice  of ill-disposed, disloyal or seditious persons.  AND WHEREAS we desire, if possible, to  avoid the infliction of the heavy penalties which  the law imposes for the offences of which these  soldiers have thus been guilty, and to afford  them an opportunity within a limited time to  report and make their services' available in Our  Canadian Expeditionary Force as is by law  their bounden duty, and as is necessary for the  defence of "Our Dominion of Canada.  t  NOW KNOW YE that we in the exercise  of Our  powers,  and of Our  good  will  and  pleasure in that behalf, do hereby proclaim and  declare and cause to be published and made  known THAT THE PENALTIES OF THE  LAW    WILL   NOT   BE    IMPOSED    OR  EXACTED as against the men who  belong.  to Class 1 under Our Military, Service  Act,  1917, and who have disobeyed Our Proclamation aforesaid ; or who have received notice  from any of Our registrars or deputy registrars'  to report for duty on a day now past and have  failed so to report ; or who, having reported  and obtained leave of absence, have failed to  report at the expiry of their leave, or have  become   deserters   from   Our   Expeditionary  Force, PROVIDED THEY   REPORT FOR  DUTY ON OR BEFORE THE TWENTY  FOURTH DAY OF AUGUST 1918.  Vfc  AND WE DO   HEREBY  STRICTLY  WARN     AND     SOLEMNLY     IMPRESS  UPON ALL SUCH MEN, and as well those  who employ, harbour, conceal or, assist them  in their disobedience, that, if they persist in  their failure to  report,  absence  or?desertion  until the expiry of tlie  last mentioned  day,  they will be pursued and punished'.with all the  rigour and severity of the law, SUBJECT TO  THE   JUDGMENT    OF : OUR   COURTS  MARTIAL    WHICH    WILL    BE    CONVENED TO TRY  SUCH CASES or other  competent tribunals: and also that those who  employ, harbour, conceal or assist such men  will be held strictly accountable as offenders  and subject to the' pains, penalties and forfeitures in that behalf by law provided for their  said offence.  Provided however that nothing contained  in this Our Proclamation is intended to release  the  men • aforesaid  from"* their  obligation  to  report for duty as soon as possible or to grant  them immunity from arrest or detention in the  meantime for the purpose of compelling them  to perform their military duty; Our intention  being merely to forego or remit the penalties  heretofore   incurred   for    failure    to   report,  absence without leave or desertion incurred by  those  men of the description aforesaid who  shall be in the proper discharge of their military  duties on or before the said twenty-fourth day  of August, 1918.  Of all of which Our loving subjects and all  others whom these presents may concern are  hereby required to take notice arid govern  themselves accordingly.  IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, We have caused these  Our Letters to be made Patent, and the Great Seal  of Canada to be hereunto affixed.     Witness: Our  Right Trusty and Right Entirely Beloved Cousin  and Counsellor, Victor Christian William, Duke of  Devonshire,   Marquess   of  Hartington,    Earl   of  Devonshire, Earl of Burlington, Baron Cavendish  of   Hardw'cke,   Baron    Cavendish   of   Keighley,  Knight of Our Most Noble Order of the Garter:  One of  Our  Most   Honourable   Privy   Council;  Knight Grand Cross of Our Most  Distinguished  Order of Saint Michael and Saint George; Knight  Grand Cross of Our Royal Victorian Order; Governor General  and   Commander-in-Chief  of  Our  Dominion of Canada.  At Our Government House, in Our City of OTTAWA,  this FIRST day of AUGUST, in the year of Our  Lord one thousand nine hundred and eighteen, and  in the ninth year of Our Reign.  By Command,  Under-Secretary of State.

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