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 ';."■- '.'/'^w ir^^'v-x.".  :..Cr.VT!^-t«^.Vjv^.>.;v-  :     '■ i  ...wPK-"^'"  I  f  1  M  i  I  1  *s';?r  ■->-?  ■ £*'  Hi  THE ONLY COMMERCIAL NEWSPAPER IN BRITISH COLUMBIA  A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED TO GENERAL NEWS, BUILDING,  CONTRACTING  ENGINEERING,  PROVINCIAL,  CITY  AND  HARBOR IMPROVEMENTS.  VOL. XV.TL No..28  Published  Monday  Wednesday and Pziday  VANCOUVER, B.C., MONDAY, AUGUST 18, 1919.  Office and Plant  563 Homer-Richards Lane  PRICE—Per Tear in Advance    -    $10.00  Per Month.    -----.    IjOO  Building Material  ^>  Wm. N. O'Neil Co., Limited  Tel. Sey. 4795-6.   ,-..'.-. 548-550 Seymour St.  PACIFIC SHEET METAL  WORKS,  ROOFING CONTRACTORS  METAL Wn*i*QWS  FIRE DOOM  SKYLIGHTS  JOBBINCT  BLOW PIFIVO  SMOKE STACKS  Granville Is.  Seymour 2172  JOHN NICHOLSON & SONS  (Sheffield) Limited  MOWBRAY HIGH SPEED TUNGSTEN-VANADIUM  Drill Steelis, Hollow Round, Cruciform, Octagon.  Carload of stock coming. Prominent    Vancouver    Shop     has  Write,   wire    or    phone    for  quota- used this  High  Speed  Steel.   Ask for  tlons. their opinion.  TAYLOR ENGINEERING COMPANY, LIMITED  DISTRIBUTORS  Credit Foncier Building Telephone  Seymour 368»  '.UILDING   PERMITS   AMOUNTING   TO  $500  OK  OVER ISSUED  AT  THS  TANCOUVER CITY HALI.  YESTERDAY  Number  Deecrlptiou  Coat  10073—Addition :   $2,6(50  .1.0574—Gas engine shop $1,250  10570—Dwelling $4,000.  :i 0578—Dwelling  $1,800  3treet Ad drees  Lot  and  Block  Tenth and laurel Sts. ...  Tenth and Laurel Sts. .'   1355 12th Ave. W .....16—392  2222 Napier St 4—135B  Subdivision  Architect   Sharp & Thompson   ....Sharp & Thompson  26 i A  Coflt-rnctbr  Address  C.'.'A.' Hilchey   C. ,A. Hilchey ...:.: :..  owner   ":.   owner   -••"-•"^"--   Owner  Address   ...University of British  Columbia   University of  British   Columbia  H. C. Elliott 3052 Harwood St.  J. H. Gray ...;   Roofing, Building  Papers, etc.  Building Partition  and Drain Tile  Phone 2988  Ft.ofColumbia av  Clayburn Firebrick,   Special  Shaped Firebrick, Pressed  - Brick, etc.  Vancouver Brand Cement, Reinforced Steel, Hydrated  •'    ■' - Lime, etc.   "'■".-..':..  MUNOY, ROWLAND & CO.  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS  AND  CONTRACTORS  Power Installations  General  Electrical   Construction  '  L  HARDWOODS  Lumber   Veneer    Panels,   Etc.  Our Stock ia the Most Complete on the Pacific Coast  We are also Sole Agents for the  Celebrated "Beaver Brand" Maple  and Birch Flooring.  J. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  1320 Richard* St. Vancouver, B. C.  BUILDING  AND. INDUSTRIAL  NEWS  BUILDING PERMITS       %  Winstone, garage. 19G9 rd  THE HOLDEN CO., Ltd.  GENERAL RAILWAY & CONTRACTORS  SUPPLIES  Soie /S0*snUHn Canada For  Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.  BWr"Riveting~A-^  Electric Tool*;   Rock  Drills;   Air Compressors;  / ^fuel QH and Gas Engines.   •  81 Pinltr SL •., Vncemr I. C,  rktu sir. loss  WsMfH  Elliott,   garage,   1724  rrepairs,     2751  •    10570—P,  W.,  SI 00.  ■   10571—W.   VV  Sth W., 5110.     ■  10572—H.     Russell,  Strathcona Road, §300.  -    10575—John   Collins,   dwelling,  3255  Venables St., $400.  10577—B. C.  Telephone  Co.,  altera  tions, 77C Seymour St., $70.  Lonaon, Inf.  Montreal  Winnipeg*  Toronto  Vancouver, B. C.  NOTICE T-O SU"PPLY HOUSES'. '  Architect William Fredk. Gardiner,  701-05 Vancouver felock, is desirous of  obtaining catalogues and price lists  from the various building material concerns and supply houses of Vancouver.  I INVITING TENDERS FOR  •*F GYMNASIUM, BUILDING  ..'Architect H. S. Griffith, 1013 Dominion building, is asking for tenders for  the'- construction of a three-story gymnasium building to be erected on the  corner of Powell"and Jackson streets!  for  the  Japanese" "Methodist  Mission.'!  Separate  tenders are  wanted for  the j  plumbing  and  heating and  electrical  work.  -The building will be of hollow 'tile  construction with stucco finish and  «will contain a swimming pool 12x24  feet, a reading find dining room 18x25  feet, kindergarten, locker rooms and  showers.-- The-gymnasium will be located on the upper floor and will oc-'  cupjr .'the full size of the building,  which is 40x70 feet in dimensions.  FRANK DARLING & CO.  PNEUMATIC TOOLS  "THOR"  Roller Bearing Drills- Close Quarter Pistoo Air Drills—Rivetting Hammers  Chipping Hammers--Wood Borers-Tirbiie and Electric Drills  High Speed Steel-Drills-Reamers, Etc.  Complete  Stock of Accessories  1 144 HOMER ST. Phone Sey. 4100  Structural Steel For Every Purpose   "^^—:   CO  ajrous,  UTSX.Y BQVXPPB9 T,  CO!.'  ISICATZBTO  OF»  CANADIAN NORTHWEST STEEL COT, Ltd.  Robert W. Hunt & Co.,Ltd.  .'ENGINEERS  INSPECTION - TESTS - CONSULTATION  STEEL,     CEMENT,     BUILDINGS,     BRIDGES,     PIPE,     RAILS,  LOCOMOTIVES,   SECONDHAND   EQUIPMENT.  CREOSOTED  MATERIAL, LUMBER, ETC.  Office and Laboratory  218 Standard Bank Bldg. Phone Seymour 2199  Resident Inspector* at Large Manufacturing Center*  CARS,  Estimates Given  Seymour 7300  BUILDER'S  WE  CABBY A COMPLETE LINE OP  FINISHING HARDWARE - CONTRACTOR'S SUPPLIES  Wovaloid Roofing  WOOD, VALLANCE & LEGGATT, LIMITED  Wnolesalo Heavy and Shelf Hardware  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA  CONTRACT AWARDED FOR     ,  ADDITIONS TO UNIVERSITY  Architects    Sharp    and    Thompson,'  London building, have awarded a-con-i  tract.to Mr. C. A. Hilchey for the construction of an addition to the Mining    , •      ■ , ^       ,   .  ,   ., ,.             ,                                .         ,        the   governments  grant  a  bylaw  building, and a  new gas engine shop  to be erected on the corner of Tenth  and 'Laurel streets for the University  of British Columbia.  TENDERS ARE WANTED  ."   FOR HIGHWAY BRIDGE  The Hono. the Minister or Public  Works is inviting tenders up to noon  on the 30th of August, 1919, for the  erection and completion of a bridge on  River Road, near Haney. B. C. Plans,  specifications, forms of contract and  tender may be seen at the Department  of Public Works, Parliament Buildings,  TO   MAKE $30,0000 GRANT    ' I  FOR  OAK   BAY SCHOOL |  .VICTORIA.—A grant of $30,000 to-j  wards the cost of. a modern school at!  the Willows will be made by the Provincial government. , The municipality.  of Oak -Bay has called for bids for the  erection of a eight-roomed school at an  estimated cost of .$94,000.. In view, of j  government's grant a bylaw to  raise $65,000 will be submitted and, if  approved, work on construction will be  pushed ahead. It is proposed to locate  the new structure on the site whereon  the- present temporary school . is  situated.  Fairmont 3396 and 8397  ▼aneoarer.  Brown/Fraser & Co., Ltd.  SUCCESSORS   TO  DOMINION EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO., LTD.  Mining, Municipal and Contractors7  ~   Machinery and Supplies  Phono Seymour 7155 1150 Nomtr Stroot  Vancouver, B. C.  FRANK McQUEEN PLANS  BUILDING  OF   25   FINE  BUNGALOWS IN PT. GREY;  Following an important real estate \  deal which involves a large block of,1  choice residential property situated on I  the western side of Point Grey muni-j  cipality, close to the exclusive Shaugh-j  Victoria. B. C„ and at the office of the   nessy   Heights   section,   arrangements)  District   Engineer,  Court  House,  couver, B. C.  Van-  Vancouver Lumber Co., Limited  MAITUFACTUBEBS  OF  FIR, CEDAR and SPRUCE LUMBER  If You Want  THE BEST LUMBER and THE BEST SERVICE  REASONABLE PRICES  Call and see ub, or phono.  South End of Connaught Bridge  Phone Fair. 918-919 Vancouver, B. C.  i'ARCHITECT PLANS TWO  HOMES FOR SHAUGHNESSY  Architect  Robert   M.  Matheson,  508  Northwest    building.      has    prepared  are now being made by a well known  local realy broker to cope with the  house shortage by the erection of no  fewer than twenty-five fine bungalows  on that property.  Frank McQueen, manager of the real  estate department of Fauld's Financial  Balfour, Guthrie & Co.  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  BEXZrrORCXHO 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 IBOW WASHERS, ETC.  MERCHANT IRON and STEEL BARS  PORTLAHD    CEMEKT   —   LUCE   —   HYDRATED    LIME   —   FIBE    CLAY  SCOTCH FIBE BRICK — BLACKSMITH COAL — COKE  SEA  COAX — FXO IRON — MANILA ROPE,  ETC.  plans for two attractive homes to be | *llld  Travel  Bureau, is the  man  who,  erected for prominent local people on i representing  several   local   capitalists,  THE JAMES BROOKES WOODWORKING CO.,LTD.  Millwork Contracts  Union   Dopot    -  19ie  Can.   Northern Kly.  Depot 191V  Calg-ary Armory  1918  Rossland  Wgp   School 1»18  Traxmolllo   Banltorlom   — 19WJ  Phone Woatmlneter 473  Our steam heated plant enables us  to manufacture Venee. Work at any  season of the year.  We are now manufacturing Interior  fittings for the new B. C. Telephone  Building's head oflloe In Quarter Cut  Oak.  1259—5th St, Eaat Burnaby  Shaughnessy Heights, and tenders  have been asked for from selected contractors for the work.  The new homes will be similar in  design, each being one and one-half  storeys with stucco finish and containing seven and eight rooms respectively. Each home will have a full  sized concrete basement,, hardwood  .floors, fireplaces, etc., and will be modern in every jrespect. One of the homes  will have a hot water heating system  installed while the other will be heated  by hot air. The cost is estimated at  $f>.000 and $6,000.  VANCOUVER  WINCH BUILDING  Prtvat* Ex. Sey. 9197  San Francisco, Los  Angeles, Portland  Seattle, Tacoma  VICTORIA  BELMONT   BUILDfttQ  Telephone 5037  put .through the deal for the block in  question, which  is bounded  by Twen-;  tieth and Twenty-first avenues on the}  north and  south,  by   West Boulevard j  and   Arbutus  street  on   the  east  and;'  west.   The property is conceded to be;  ideal for the purpose and within easy  reach of the city as far as transportation is concerned.  The twenty-five five-room bungalows  will  take  up the  whole of the block j  and still leave each lot of good size.  A number of the lots have already been  sold, according to  Mr.   McQueen, and  (Centlnued  on  Pagr«  3)  IMMEDIATE DELIVERY OF THE. rOLLOWIWO  WOOD  FIBRE  LATH  CORNER  1  PLASTER,   PLASTER   PARIS,  BEAD,   LIME  AND  PLASTER   SAND  Ritchie Contracting & Supply Co. Ltd.  Phone Seymour 9163  1561  Granville Street'  Seymour 4660  Reliable Electric  Company  J. SMITH, Manager  152 Alexander St. Vancouver, B.C.  Twenty Yean' Experience In all Branches  of Electrical Work. inspection—Expert  Advice — Trouble Work—Installing — Re-  Winding1—All Wort Guaranteed.  U  ORNAMENTAL IRONWORK  Westminster Iron Works  Office and Works Tenth Street  New Westmiiister, B. 0. Phone 63  :w m" l  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  British Columbia Record  (Established  1911)  Published   every    Monday,   Wednesday • and  Friday   by   the  Record Publishing Company  Plate, Sheet, Figured,  Wired,Art,Prism,  Colored, etc.  426-  Wholesale  and  Retail  VV.  MOLT  -436 Dufferin St. Fairmont ■ I23S  Bevelling  and  Silvering  A newspaper of general circulation, featuring Building, Contracting, Engineering, Industrial,' Shipbuilding, Mining, Automobile, ^ro.  rincial,   City  and Harbor  Improvements. '  C. H. NELSON....MANAG1NG EDITOR  Office and Plant  ~583, Homer-Richards   Lane,   VANCOUVER  '    REAR    OF   431    DUNSMUIR   STREET  •      .    ■;    PHONE   SEYMOUR   7808  Subscription Rates  Per   Year   in   Advance $10.00  been delivered and another 250,000,000  will be ready in another two months  and the balance within the following,  two   months   it   is   expected,   as   the  work   of  organization  for  supply  improves.   A fixed price has been quoted  beyond which tenders cannot go., The  building department will   provide  the  railway facilities and deliver the bricks  to the nearest station, the director of  supplies, of course, stipulating that the  nearest    brickyards    should   serve   a  locality,   ;  It has not been found necessary)' to  attempt purchases on a large scale of  general sundries like tiles, slates, sanitary fittings, grates and chimney  pieces, but the government has made  pie, contr.  2307--.Mrs. J. I. Stoddart, dwelling,  Laurier Ave, $.1,200; .Cromie & Vroom,  contr.  230S—T. P. Milner, alterations, -list  Ave., $300;  Cromie & Vroom, contr.  2309—Mrs. Wallace, temporary dwelling, 4th Ave.  W., $250.'   .  231.1—A..C. McCorkell. dwelling, 26th  Ave. \\\, $2,000.  23.12.—Ii:  T.  Kirkland,  garage,  $60;  2306-Mr   Baker,  garage,  King  Ed-  A_ E_ Henderson, arcl.it.;  G. .M.Chani  tions since these showed that there  was an undue multiplicity of types, of  :grates and stoves. Accordingly the  government is reducing the number of  types it purchases so as to seGiire a  greater measure of standardization.  POINT GREY PERMITS  2305—J.  H.  Jackson,  dwelling'"and  garage,  64th  and   Oak  St.,   $3,100; . E.  Street, archt.; owner, contr.   -  PITCHFORD-KADLEC  t      !! !!KTPiTlkir.''  rkir.bAV/ikir      *>  i i.iuw.i. BATING ENGRAVING  DElSMCrNINO COLOR WORK  PHONE SEX Z501. 4-45 RICHARDS ST.  VANCOUVER   B.C.  McLeod Sheet Metal Works  ry '  Furnaces,     Rooflngr,     Cornices,     Skylights   and   General   Sheet  Metal  Work  Seymour   VJ'  1012   .Richards   St.  PEARSON WIRE & IRON  WORKS  ORNAMENTAL IRON  WORKERS, WIRE WORKERS and WEAVERS  Nothing too .Large or too Small  If it's Iron or Wire we make it  CITY MARKET BUILDING  Phone your Inquiries to  FAIRMONT 2794  Per   Month   ...; ,      1.00 , . , , , .     .  AK subscriptions are payable strictly in adv*nce  a sufficient number of purchases to insure tliat   supplies    of   these will be  ward and Osier Aves., $295;  W. Tem-j   Jon, contr  "Y  official OBGAN.  The British Columbia Record Is the  official organ of The Architectural Institute of British Columbia, federated with  The Hoyal Architectural Institute of  Canada, and The RnRineerlng & Technical Institute of British Columbia, and  as-such is used by them as the medium  •hrougrh which to make their 'official announcements   to- the  fretieral  public.  By such selection tlie British Columbia Record is-no,,.wise., pledged to editorial support of any policy advanced  by these societies, but maintains au absolutely independent position on all < matters :subject'to. editorial opinion.  forthcoming for the next few months,  while leaving the market free enough  to find its own level. One advantage  has accrued    from    recent  inyestiga-,  Your whole  future always depends  upon the sale you are making.  FOB  Busy Business Men  solid,   substantial   food   served, in  an appetizing  flavor.  GOOD EATS  CAFE  No.   1—110   CORDOVA   ST.   WBSC  Canada  Food  Board   No.   10-7661.  No.  2—€12   FENOEB  8V.   WEST  Canada  Food  Board  No.,10-7660.  1313—Corp. Pt. Grey (S.H.S.),  dwelling, ''46th Ave., $2,000.  2314- T. -Hughes, dwelling, 43rd  Ave., $4,800; A.E.-. Grubb, contr.  2315—Corp.*l?t. Grey ,S.H.S.), dwelling, 21st Ave., $2,000; W. Bouch,  contr.  AlfHOUNCEMENT  Bo in;;' too late to l>e classified in tho  Aupust Telephone Directory, and'for the  convenience of my clients mid- contractors, I take this opportunity of staling j  that my telephone number is SEYBjIOUB  6926.  WILUAH   rKEDK.    GARDZNER,  701-05  'Vancouver- Block   - Architect  TO   CONTRACTORS  We   s-h-o" you   pure   paint, ■guaranteed, for 5 years, at special prices.  -■-'W.    S.    HARVEY   MPS.   CO.  1063 Granville St. Sey. 3497  MAIN ELECTRIC  GENERAL   REPAIRS —ARMATURE  WINDING — SWITCHBOARDS  INSTALLATIONS  201 Alexander.St.  1!  FLOOR LAYERS  *' '     • an<*  Manufacturers  Seymour 3S5G  B. C. Hardwood Floor Co.  Limited  2635 Granville St.  NEW WORK --CONTRACTS LET  HOUSING SCHEME  ON HUGE SCALE  The magnitude with which the British government is earning out the  housing scheme in the mother,country,'Character <  is on a scale that should afford some i2ub?rco0-s,!f- C!inic •  Brick, Building.     valuable object lessons to those at the   Residence ,. .....  Garage.   THE   i-OMOWIHa   »ABM   SHOWS   BUILSUfOS   COSTING    • 5,000    OR    OVER,    ON    WHICH     CONSTRUCTION  UNDER. WAT, OR ON WHICH CONTRACTS HAVE BEEN LET BUT CONSTRUCTION NOT YET STARTED.  ZS  .Coat  47,130   $8,000   $15,000  Wire   Products   Mill.. ^............;.^;*40;000.  Bank Extension  '...'. $27,000!  Residence   $5,000 j  Residence    Residence   Gasoline   Station  Residence ...  Dwelling- ....  Garage   Bldg.   ....  Residence      Residence   ......... ...  Residence      Residence  ■-   3arage ...........   Residence      Residence    ....  Warehouse    _..  Residence,   Residence   :.......*. ..$17,000    : ..... $ 9:5 0 0   :...:.....$5.000   „..........:$ 3 o. oo o    ...._. .$8,000   ..........$7,500  „   ."..:...$ 9;0 7 4.   _ $6,422        $7000      $6000   — $6000  ......     $7,000      I6.S00  $13,000  head of housing schemes in this:coun-  try as  well, as  to  contractors  generally.    Recent cable advices show that  the orders placed by the British government   a/re   of-a   size't that   would  make   most big  contractors  dizzy  to  contemplate.     It  is  stated  that  900,-  000,000  bricks  are to  be  bought and  .1,000   standard   doors purchased  at a  time.   A separate government department has just been formed under the  ministry  of -supply  to deal'' with  the  housing needs of the country in conjunction with the housing department  of the local government, board.      Mr.  Erower has been appointed head;of the  new department with officeSsat Caxtoii  House, Westminster, London.  ■  . - . ■ ■ ■.       '«.-■' ■   ..■ '    ,  Arrangements .are being; vmaxle for  the supply of materials (bricks, "grates'  stoves, general house sundries^ glass,  doors, windows, joinery-,-■ -etc.)f for  workmen's, dwellings built by local  authorities and public.utility^societies, j Three-st6ry  Bank ._....,..  "both.' these agencies beingS treated by I :..- —.— _......:.;.......  "y"-   """■'■    "      -■-—■■   .-- -   '   ..      T.    Remodelling ._„„..„....:......:......;.„..:j.:$5;94g  the government on the same basis. It   Remodelling " $80,000  has been decided to place government ' ^^.ence, £"■?—; " *10'800  Eight-Room   School  VANCOUVER  Location  ...   Ovuir  Pender Street-.-..".  .Rotary Club  Seymour , St. B.  C.  Tel.  Co.  Shaughnessy....Mrs. Alice .Brydone-Jack  Granville & Helmcken....Mrs. Dr.ummond  Ind. Island:..'...Morrison Steel- & Wire Co.  Hasting.S;r&.Richards...;....;.Standards Bank  Arbutus  Street    :.:^::.,.....J;   E.   Hooson  $6.000|ii00/Bloekvl3th Av W.Capt.:A.:Freeman  $7,000. York-& Larch. Sts.;/.. ...Mra./Macdonald  Archt.  1..  Contr.  J. A.   Kenzie.  ^ . Baynes  &  Horie  Owners  Adkison &, Dill  James  A.  Benzie...-. ■. S. J. .Newitt  A. E. Henderson  ...J.  B. Arthur  Gardiner & Mercer........ H.: IS. Led:  -James A. Benzie....Dom. .Construction Co.  Edwardes. Sproat :....8eechey & .Holdron  Robert* M. Matheson...:....Albert- Radelet  Edwardes  Sproat ;...;..........AV.,vT.,Wodden  R. J. F. Duthie  ACCOUNTANT and AUDITOR  Books written up. for small "firms  Rate*   Reasonable  rhbne  Seymour   (54.-15  Dunsmuir  &   Howe.. Imperial .Oil   Co. Dominion   Const.   Co.  1155   llth Ave; West ................Wm.  Metz   Rob'6  Farm   buildings  ......_  $11,500  Residence   SS.000  Add   to? School   ... - $27;500  3  Bungalows  :   $10,500  Residence     $6:000  Alterations     _..' : $15,000  Residence   ...l.......__: -_ .........:...   $5800  Residence   _ .....$5,200  Residence     .:_ - '.-. — $5,000  Residence  .   $5,800  Remodelling shops —.._  :....  Residence ,     $12,000  Bungalow "•„.„..„_: :„:„  ......:....$5,000  Residence■■'. ._...„   $6,600  Reeidence  ........1. ..._.   $1Q,000  Two-story   Brick   „;....^.....::..........-...-.$34,500  Residence ;...:.....  $10,000  Residence  Residence  1785   16th  Ave.  W..:....... S.  N.   Baynes  Georgia & Butte ^Terminal City Mtr. Co.  Angus Ave., Shaughnessy.....'...A. A. Ross  Alexander St. Cap & Shaw  Shaughnessy   Hghts Gordon   Campbell  Magee ..H.  J, Bigger  356 Howe.SU   A,  G.  McCandless  35th   &'  Vine ....Percy   Whalley  Magee  -. Wm.   G.   Breeze  49 Cordova St. E McLennan & McFeely  1775   1.6th  Ave,   W Vernon  Const.  Go.  Shaughnessy....— Dr.  Archibald Smith  Pt. Grey. University of B.  C.  Shaughnessy „ „ Dr. R. L. Pallen  Magee _ .Pt. Grey School  Board  1st Ave. and Stevens..... P. G. Evans  Magee  .......Mrs. E. B.. Brown-  Ill Dunsmuir St, ....Navy League of Cani  Mages- ....Henry W.' Schofield  Pt.   Grey    ; S:   W.. Webster  Pt:   Grey   ........._.:...................J.   Abernethy.  Pt.   Grey.. : .....W,   J.   L«sage  False   Creek..,.. „i„.._a....„..C.P,R.   Rljfj  Marine   Drive.._.-...„...„......:.„.....J.   R.  CraAg.  16th Ave. near.Gran...Thos. A. B. Ferris  Magee J....................   Frank  Saw ford  Sfta-ughnessy   .„....!.........". _:"..'.'....K.  J.   Burns-  600 Block Granville St... Wm. Dick, Jr.  King Edward & Selkirk..Mrs. G: Forsyth  ....:..  $5,'000  ;3rd and Blanco. Pt. Grey... ....W. Leef: :  .........$8,0U0]29th& Margarite... ..Mrs. E. L.  Bourne j James. A.  Benstie.._.  .'. ...$300,000  orders with    brickyards    through the  Brickmasters' Association. and others  concerned in the trade, instead sof giv-;  ing government subsidies*to the trade  for   equipment • and  assistance. >    Accordingly, the government has, placed  orders for 900,000,000 bricks to be delivered this year, which is judged, sufficient   for    this   year's   supply.      Of  these 250,000,000 bricks have already  Seymour & Hast...Union Bank of Canada'  Residence  Residence    1  story brick—   Residence , ....  StoreiBldg. y..:.:.   Apartment House .....  Bungalow.......   Gafare Bldg.  Robertson,Power& Devey  - Engtn'eera and Constructors  Inspections,  Design,  Reports,  Construction  industrial Plants,'Building and Equipment  ; Wharves   and   Piers, '    Power   Plants  i Industrial   Railways.  " Concrete, Steel and Timber Structures  S02   Yorkshire   Building  Residence     $7,6.3  Residence    $8,500  School   B"iiding   $17,900  School   Bldg.   - $S0,000  Old Safe BIock....Griffith-& Lee Ltd. Agts  .Dominion-Bldsr, .....Dom.   Bank'  Shaughnessy   Heights........D.   H.' Christie  IAs.h & Tupper.Sts. Pt. Grey School Board  Shaughnessy Heights....H. J. F. Turney  Shaughnessy Heights^..Dr. J. F. Curtis  -10S2 Granville St.—Mrs. M. J. McQueen       26th Ave. W;," Pt. Grey.-...F. W. Chapman  - $6,000 r;1348 -Kingsway.:......: ...E. J. Brooks.  .$8,000   .618.Yict6riaT>rive T. Heland  $5,000   Strathcona -Heights   ......:. Walter - Teetzel   $22.000'8th Av-& Kingsway ..Standard Motors Ltd  27th & Pine... W. C. Brown  Pine Crescent & 27th Ave. J. W. Browne  King Edward  Avel.Pt.   Grey Sch.  Board ,Twizell-.&VTwi''s'eir.'.'.'.Hod"'json, King &  Robert M. Matheson.T...........Alonzp.  Smith   .....E.   II.   Bawtinheimer  fred   L.   Townley..... Snider   Bros.  A. E. Henderson .;.... ...S: J. Newitt-  H.-..H.  Giliingham :...-..........S.. J.   Newitt  Bernard  C.  Palmer ...Glover Lloyd  Bernard C. Palmer ...Dom. Const. Co.  Parr & MacKenzie Baynes & Horie  Fred  L.  Townley .....'. Wm.  McNee  Fred  L.  Townley Croniie &  Vroom   - J.' M.   McLuckie   .Vernon   Constr.   Co.  Fred  L.  Townley Purdy & Lorergan  Sharp & Thompson ..S. N; McLeod  Edwarde.-; Sproat   :......John  L,  Dunn  Twizell  & Twizell Adkinson  &  Dill  Fred L. Townley...... G. M. Champion  Bernard C. Palmer..... E. G.  Baynes   -■-. '.....,.' W.   J.   Northcote  • Vernon   Const.- .Co.  ---—••■ -- — :...S.   N.   McLeod   --• ■ --... .-:....  W.  Eldridge  —————— -   Mr.  McGreevy  V. - - -• ■-- ....;...... Davles   Const.   Co.  Fred L. Townley W. J. Read  '-"—•I .....f.y.y.... Vernon.Const. Co.  Bernard  C. Palmer.....„.Vernon Const. Co.  H.  H.  Giliingham ...S.  J.   Newitt  A    E.   Henderson .....;Snider   Bros.  .James A. Benzie........ ..S. J. Newitt  ,- A.   David.son  — S.  J.   Newitt  Somerville & Putnam   ....,,  .......... Jlodgson; King & Marble  A   E. Hender3on„.................'.....j. B. Arthur  .Sharp &  Thompson....Hodgson, King & M.  Bernard C. Palmer..Wallace & McGougan  Twizell  & Twizell Bayn, -. &  Horie  Bernard C. Palmer..Wallace & McGougan  Gill Ingham   &  Korner...: S.  J.   Newitt  W.  M.  Dodd... J.  Layfield  '-••-■ *•—•-• - ..W.  J.  Herrington  '*. - .• • .F.   P.   Rogers  ^.„. q   p_ Robinson  I-red. L. Townley  ...Day, Labor  Gill ngham & Kqrner .....Peter Tardiff  Oillingham  & Korner s.  J.   Newitt  Alex. Campbell  PLASTERING CONTRACTOR  r  1929  Grant  St.  High.   2146 R.'  Norman Kydd  PLUMBING  AND  E. CHRYSTAL & COMPANY  Carpenters and Contractors  Store and Office Fixtures  General Repair*  219 Ketfer St.  Seym* 8551  ;  HEATING  906 Davie St. Seymour 9188  VANCOUVER, B.  "■""*  H.D.Rees  W.AKruse  The Electric Shop  ELECTRIC     SUPPLIES  WIRING and  REPAIRS  12 Hastings St. E.  Sty. 1224  When Building a Home  Be sure you have fittings,'installed  lor the latest gas features — rus  range, .water   heaters,   gas . radiators  jetC. .:      ....    -..   ■.-...:-..-   PIPE   FOR   GAS  Kitsilano Van.   School   Trustees [Owner's ,   Peter   Tardiff  should he the- first' thought of the  modern builder. It will make vour  houM morr saleable. If you * are  building for yourself, it will «ave y0^  aa^i "eS°yo1u.tCr*      We   WUI   be   g,ad   t0  Th« V»ncouv«r On Company, by  rlrta* of its franchise, can give ier-  ▼ica oniy within tha city of Vancoi*.  rar.  Vancouver Gas Co.  CarraU and  Hastiaga  Phona Say.  SOOO  J. Haiiui^f Co:  LIMITED  EXCAVATING  and  GENERAL TEAMING  Horses for Sale  Fourth Ave. and Granville St.  Bayview 1076  Tench, Vaughan & Co.  ^XRXJCTTJKAL     AND     METALITJE-  l GICAL    EITGINEEBS  I Estimates ^iven and contracts  taken for all classes of. structural  steel work. Metallurgical plants de-  siRned,  installed and operated.  813 Metropolitan Elder. Sey. 5090  NEW IDEA SHEET METAL  WORKS  CORNICE,   SKYLIGHT,  SMOKESTACKS.     AUTO   WOBK.  Anything in Sheet Metal and Roofing.  S. T. Scarlett, MgT.  | 757   Beatty   St. Sey.   764 5  JOHN ARNOT & SONS  SASH   and   DOORS—OFFICE  FIXTURES  Bandiawing- and  Turning-, etc.  1730   Semlin   Drive Highland   374  GRAND VIEW SHEET  METAL WORKS, LIMITED  FURNACES,    CORNICES,    SKY-  LIGHTS  and  GENERAL  JOBBING  , 1685  Venablet St.  Highland  642  & SON  NEW WORK ■■ CONTRACTS LET  lairview Sash & Door  "Company ::  lir. 3696  654-7th Ave.W.  Charactar  . —— Coat  Reconstruction    • ■•    160,000  N'itrogeu Plant   '•    125,000  Concentrator,   etc 1,000,000  Railroad     ' 1,000.000  Infirmary   and   Service   Bldg $151,236  Pulp  &  Saw  Mill. $750,000  Coal   Tar  Products  Plant $100,000  Dockyards  Wharf $52,921  Hydro-Electric   Plant   $72,000  Bank '..'.  -'- $17,600  Town  Hall --'• $13,000  Irrigation — $60,000  School  Addition   ...     $10,000  Paving Pacific   Highway $88,000  Church'  $50,000  BOUGHT AND SOLD  Transact your oond business through a long established and thoroughly  organized concern.  Ceperley, Rounsefell & Co.  ESTABLISHED IN  1886  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  GENERAL.  Location     . Owstz  North   Vancouver     ...Wallace   Shipyard  Lake   Buntzen.. Araer.   Nitrogen   Products   Co.  Copper   Mountain li.   C.   Copper  Co.  Princeton  to Copper  Mt. ...B.   C.  Copper  Co.  Tranqmlle B.   C.   Tuberculosis   Society  Heaver Covc.Bcaver Cove Lumber & Pulp Co  Marpole The   Barrett   Co.,   Ltd.  Victoria   Dom.  Government  Squamish  Prov. Government  Trail....: Bank of Montreal  Brighouse Richmond   Municipality  Okanagan   Valley Prov.   Government  New  Weatmin Herbert Spencer School  Weetminster-Blaine....Prov.    Government  Vlctoria....lst Church of Christ, Scientist  Arch. —  Contr.  • Hodgson &■  King  Owners       Owners  Owners          VV.   P.   Tierney  Public   Works   Dept Dominion   Con.   Co.  ■ •     Owners   Dominion Const. Co. & Otherw  Dom. Pub. W. Dopt....McDonald. & Watson   Robertson  and  Partners  •- Medby & Veotaunet  William F. Jones D.  G, Gray   A.  E.  Griffin & Co.   _...W.    J.   Sloan  -- '— H.   P.   Pete.-son   Constr.   Co.  Dtinham  Petor McKechnie  1 SO Masting St., VV, 'Phone Scy.8600  ESTABLISHED 1898  Twenty years   in  business  In Vancouver  Ground Floor  Winoh Bldg-.  739 Hasting* St. VT.  "VaJaconvor  , MORRISON & CO., LIMITED  Public Works Contractors  Office 813-815 Bower Bldg:.  Vancouver, B. C  Electrical Contractors  Let us figure on your work. Send us your troubles. We repair everything: Electrical. Nothirigtoo  large, nothing too small. If you have any Jighting  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'tfty..  COPE S( SON  ISO Hastings St.,W.  i  ,.....lKv?-j.f m*.  r>'*v'«,ftI!T£,i';;;-,X''  i  i  W4-  It  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  Adkison & Dill  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Specialists In Reinforced  Concrete  325 Howe St.  Soy. 3768 •8ay.H28R  (Continued  from page  1)  Artistic Wire & Iron Wks.  Manufacturers  Ornamental Iron Work and  all  kinds of Wire Work.  112-16   Dufferin   St.  Fair.   261S  J  I  Baynes & Horie  General    Contractors  836 Howe St.  Seymour 1389  Edward Cox  General Contractor  Cabinet Making Fixtures  Siynoor 1163 Rear 530 Howe St.  orders booked for three of the new  bungalows. The prospective owners  will he given their choice of three different sets of plans which will make  the bungalows of a general but strictly  modern type as far as exterior'appearance is concerned, but differing materially in tlie interior arrangement.  The bungalows will sell complete, including the. site, for between $3,500  and $4,000, according to the interior,  finish of the dwelling desired.  So-far only sketch plans have been  prepared by the demand for moderate  priced houses of this nature is so keen  that detail drawings are to be prepared;'at once, according to. Mr. McQueen, and the contracts let as' soon  as possible for the first unit of -four  houses.  CALLING   FOR  TENDERS  FOR SERVICE STATION  Architect Joseph H. Bowman, 716  Yorkshire Bldg., is calling for tenders up to the ISth August, for the  erection of a super-service station  and garage building on the corner  of Seymour and Smythe St.  CALLING   FOR  TENDERS  FOR CLUB HOUSE  VICTORIA.— Axchiteqts. James &  James, 215 Belmont House, are calling for tenders for the; erection of a  Club '-louse of frame and, plaster construction at the Oak Bay Golf Links.  Plans and specification's may be obtained at the office of the above named architects.     •■' ,  l<*  Davics  Construction Co.  General  Crtdit-FoRcier Blrff-  Contractors  Vancouver, B.C-  Dominion Construction  Co., Ltd.  General Contractors  501 Ircharfs SL  Siyatn 1412  W. GREENLEES  COHTRACTOm;  Pile   Driving,  Wharves,   Bridgee,  Foundations, etc.  407 Cordova St. W.  Seymour 10S3  Harrison & Lamond  Industrial Engineers  Seymour 3535 601 Pacific Bdg.  Hodgson, King & Marble  Contractors & Engineers  508rlondoiiBldg.,. ;S.>Biflr  Palmer Bros.  General  929 Mill St.  Contractors  SijBNr 4B7I  PACIFIC DREDGING CO.  AWARDED   BIG   CONTRACT  The Pacific Dredging Company of  this city has been awarded the contract for the dredging of the channel  of the North Arm of the Fraser river  above Eburne. The firm will lose no  time in getting a dredge at work there  and plan to have one commence next  .Monday.  It is estimated that approximately  OfjO.OOO cubic yards of silt will have to  be removed from the North Arm channel to make it a uniform depth of fifteen feet at'low tide. The contract  pi-ice is reported to be fifteen cents  per cubic yard, which will mean that  the contract price on that estimate  will be $142,500.  COUNCIL AUTHORIZES  PROTECTION PIER AT  '.'.-.',' ' GRANVILLE ST. BRIDGE  , City Engineer Fellowes having  strongly recommended it, and the  civic finance committee after careful  research having found that there is  sufficient funds left in the Bridge bylaw for the purpose, the city)'council  has authorized the erection of a new  protection'., pier at the Granville street  bridge. The new pier is intended to  afford better protection to the central  swing span at all times when" the  draw is open.  City Engineer Fellowes is at present  in the east and so far it is understood  'only.'.'sketch'plans, have been made of  the protection pier. The detail plans  are" to be prepared as soon as the'city  engineer returns and work started as  soon as possible. , ,  i    t  'V*-.'  -.■-.    '.    ~ ' ,y    -v.    - =■ ■.•*'*'-■?  3RADSTREETS   WEEKLY   REPORT  IN  CANADA.  Spring wheat harvesting is on in the  .Vorthwest.      Alberta    and Saskatchewan crops are disappointing.   The out-  BUSINESS  MEN  will -find  the  Orpheum Cafe  an Ideal meeting place for the Luncheon Hour. The Best of Kvery thing,  Prompt Service, Moderate Charges.  Seating capacity 250.  762 Granville Street  Opposite Orpheum Theatre  Jas. Dwyer,  Proprietor  and  Chef  INVITING   TENDERS   FOR  HIGHWAY   BRIDGE  Tenders are being invited by the  Honorable the Minister of Public  Works up to August 18, 1919,' for the  erection and completion' of a bridge  over the South Thompson River. Plans,  etc.,. may be-'seen.,at the Department  of Public Works, Victoria, at the office  of the District Engineer, Court House,  Vancouver, and at the office of„District  Engineer, Kamloops.  Blue Prints Whilst You Wait  DRAFTING ALL LINES  Paper,  Instruments and  Supplies  MOST MODERN  EQUIPMENT  AND  OLDEST ESTABLISHED IN B. C.  B.C. DRAFTING & BLUE PRINT CO. •  ,413 Granville St. Seymour 2769  THE  OWNER,   ARCHITECT  and  BUILDER  is assured complete heating satisfaction if he insists cm Dunham Heating.  In Dunham Heating there is no guesswork; every detail is planned with  one aim—the .installation of a perfect working, noiseless and economical  system.       ,  C. A. DUNHAM COMPANY LTD. -^ MAKE USE 0F  Branch Sales Office,      Vancouver, B.C. f^UNHfllM!  D. G. BRISON,   Manager  Phone Seymour 8057  425 Standard Bank Building /<  WsWW HEATING   SERVICE  WHENEVER   POSSIBLE  FOREIGN  TRADE  OPPORTUNITIES  Additional information regarding  these inquiries may be obtained from  tlie Secretary ■■ of the Board of Trade,  Vancouver, or upon application to "The  Commercial Intelligence ranch of the  Department of Trade and Commerce;  Ottawa."  '■'■   ;  Correspondents are requested to quote  the number of the "opportunity"'-when  ^asking for additional -information. Request for each opportunity should be on  ia separate sheet and state opportunity  'number. The Bureau does not furnish"  .'credit ratings or assume responsibility  as. to the standing of foreign inquiries;  the usual precautions should be taken  in   all   cases.  > .. , LATEST   ENQUIRIES.  ■ The following "inquiries are the latest  received. For rapid perusal the reader  ■may know at a glance items of interest by rioting the class of goods mentioned   at   the   end   of   each   inquiry.  IMPORTANT—Quote   the   numher   of  ;the   "Opportunity"   in   your   correspondence,  i   1846.    Non-skid    chains—A    London  to    pur-  non-skid  I ARCHITECTS f  ^5.«$H*.tg>.>tS..{. tlfj. «..% *-J- rj> >!-«>.J-<S>.Hb A * A. if wj.  Members of The Architectural  Institute  of  British   Columbia.  VANCOUVER.  PHILADELPHIA  DIAMOND GRID  BATTERY  "The Battery for your car"  Expert battery and Ignition repairs  The Jarvis Electric Co., Ltd.  570 Richards Street  ■Benrfe.  Jas.   A..  510  nnqtinas  W _ Sey.  3300  I!ry*"  A  Olllam,  509  ni<liar<r.i _   Dalton  &  Kveteich.   615   HasUnzs   W.......H..:Sry.    6(32  Gardiner, I\  G..  & Mercer.  7!S Granville...-..Sey.  3672  Griffith.  H.  S.,  207  Hastings W Sey. 3116  Henderson, A.  E..  615 HaatlnKs AV Sey.    721  Iloneymaii.   &  Curtis.   850   Hastings  \V.._ Sey.  1621  Kea/ey.  James W.,   2576  2nd  Are.   W Bay. 792H  .Matheson,   Kobert   M.,   509   Richards Sey. 5038  Kalther.   riernurd   C   S50   Hasting.*' \V. l...Sny.'TH?  Varf1 &   Mackenzie,   736  Granville...  Sey.  7811  Sharp. &..Thompson, 626■ Pender W „ ...Sey.  1064  Townley,  Fred  L..  323   Horner  St _.._.Sey. 8013  Tivi^ell   A   Twlzcl)',   837   Hastings..:..... Sey.  7925  VICTORIA  Robertson & Partners, Ltd.  .   Public Work* Contractors  and Engineers  StyMir 1274  MS MitripofltM Mf.  RUSH & READ  PLAIN      AND      ORNAMENTAL  PLASTERING    ft)    CEMENT    WORK  Ail  Work Guaranteed.  Bay. 3370  Bay.   1602-R  2306  Stephens St.  H. A. Wiles  GENERAL  CONTRACTOR  Alterations,   etc.  1350 - 8lh Ave. W.  Fay view 227  look is for 160,000,000 business, against  180,000,000   bushels   last.year.      Montreal trade, advices are more cheerful;  ■ although it Is noted that the exchange  Situation   unsettles   export   trade   aud  the dock strike at Liverpool paralyzes  import trade in dry "goods.    Canadian  cotton   mills   have   withdrawn   quotations; the government has taken over  "the  wheat  crop  and  controls  cheese  and leather exports.    Canadian  farmers are guaranteed 51.75 for wheat and  hope to get $2.26.   Hotels are crowded  and retail  trade is  good.    Collections  are good, but labor ?is unsettled. Canadian   bank  clearings  for July totaled  $1,367,915,601, a gain of 26.5 per cent,  over a  year ago.    P'or seven  months'  of the year clearings are 18.5 per cent  over 191S, itself a record year.  company who are prepared  chase large quantities of  chains for motor car wheels, invite  offers from actual Canadian manufacturers.  1847. Woodpulp—An old-established  Scottish firm is desirous of securing  the agency of Canadian manufacturers of woodpulp of various kinds.  '1848. Manila paper-r-A London firm  open to purchase label Manila paper  .in lots of 10 tons, would be pleased  to receive samples and quotations  Xrom Canadian manufacturers. . ,':  , 1849. Strawboards—-A Glasgow'firm  ask for quotations on 314, 4, 6, S, 10  and 12 oz. strawboards,' lined and un-  lined. in boards 22-inch xSO-iuch in  carload lots.  1857. Wrapping - paper, especially,  kraft brown—A Scottish firm ask to  be placed in touch with exporters of  the above. ','..'  Classified Advertising  Record Reader* are, as, a rule, business  and professional men who have the  money, to buy something, good if they  . desire It. If you have something good  .to   sell   let   the   Record   readers   know  .' about it. The average purchasing  power of  the  Record'reader  Is. great-  'j er than that of any other publication  ..' in Brtish Columbia.  Hennel.  A.  R..  10S6 St. Louis  St........_. 1171 R 1  Keith,   J.   C.   M.,'Sayward   lildfr....  „ ...1420  Maclure,   sTira,   Union   Hank  B!dK.:.....:.:..........._.......2S48  lliiUtway-WCson,   Licut.-CoI Belmont   House  BRICK CONTRACTOR  Chimneys, Fireplaces,  Etc.  Jno. B. Sadler  Res.  £085 45th Ave. W.    Box 25. Kerrisdale  Phone Bayvtew 1116k  Plicae Seymour 1878.  MANUFACTURING COMPANY  ■■;~'y ■■- ■'-''..:-''-. -4.: Makers: of.' V. . • . .',.-/'.  Switch Boards, Panel Boards, Steel  .v.,'   . Cabinets, etc. •.  Switches  designed  and   built; for any  :'. special we-rk. :■•■.-.',;.-,.(   ...    ,".-.  Indue trial  Island      Vancouver, B.C.  The Most Important Thing  in Automobile Repairing is the  know how to overhaul and paint  cars, build bodies, wheels, etc.,  also small industrial tractors for  wharf and  miir yard work.  We   Know   How  HALL & WALLACE  573-5   Beatty ; St. ' Sey.   930'  SERVICE  CARS  TIRE  REPAIRS  Retreads,   plain   or;  non - skids,   sections, etc.  Tires, Tubes  in stock.  AUTO  REPAIRS.  Engines overhauled,  valves ground,  brakes relined,  etc.  Oils and.  ..//■' greases  a/ in stock.  PHONl  BEY. 1»  DAVIE VULCANIZING CO.  686 DAVIE STREET       _  VANCOUVER. B. C  KEEP POmO-RtAO THE flfCDBD-  GIA IN T  TRUCKS  CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS  -, Alterations    and    Repairs.    Carpenter  and Cabinet Work. Offlce and Store Fittings.   Steering   Wheels   for  shins.  J.   R.   B.   WILSON   CO.,   LID.  Sey.  3761 562   Cambie  St.  J ." P.   Scott  Sey.   5 4S0-L,  J     l».   Md»anit?l  Coll.   US-1.3  McDaniel & Scott  ELECTRIC AI.    CONTRACTORS  Anuatnre   and  Motor  "Windinsr  OeuertU   Electrical  Repair*  EBtiinatos   Ere*  Soymour 1S90  H22 Smythe St.  It's a whole lot easier to make the  other fellow try to.keep up with you.  CHAS. LUNDEGREN  Plumbing'   and   Repair   "Wort  All kinds of Sewer Work  A Specialty  r.'17   lOtli   Ave.   W. Fairmont   SSI L  lies,  i'hone-:   lair.   H^N.K  Ofllco Phone: Sey.   '?•->»  Electric Contracting &  Repairing Co.  i   ' THOS.  li.   ailTCHEI-L-  Electric Wiring, Plxturee»»<i B^paira  i of All Klnda  535 Bnrrard St.   "■>    Vanconvgr. B. C.  !       Percy F. Letts  ELSCTBICAL   V****?**  i and   COHt»ACTOB  !      Hlffb-Claer  Electrical   Work  i and   Vtttttrea  Btty    u\ '3044   Granville   St.  Vancouver Forge Co.  Limited  FORCINGS  Ft.  Or ALL  DESCRIPTIONS  -Victoria   Drive Uih'hhmd  r01  J. R. Taccy  8c Son  EXHAUST   and   BLOW  PIPING  our   Specialty  Heatlnff. Ventilating and  Oeneral  Sheet-Motal Worh  Seymour   3BI7 UM  Soymour   St.  E. J. Ryan Contracting  Company, Ltd.  Specializing   in,  GENERAL CONSTRUCTION  OF ALL KINDS  PAINTING - DECORATING  ALTERATIONS - REPAIR WORK  Telephone*,  Seymonr 8585-8586  Snlte 5, Ealrfleld Bid?.; 445 Oran. St.  Factories,      Houses      and  Garages   Repaired.      General  , Carpenter   and   Construction   Work.  JOHN   F.   MORRIS  Sey. 3418  Sey. S31 Evening-B 847 Davie St.  EXTENSION LADDERS  See us for \xood reliable ladders 24 ft.  to 40 ft. in stock. Swing stages made  to order.  ALLRIOHT  LADDER  CO.  Sey. 1778  Rear S32 Hornby St.  MACHINERY  Agents   Eor  Xylite   Grease   and   Perfection   Oili  Skookaun   Logg-inff   Block  4-72   in.   by. IS    ft.   boilers   1C0   lbs.  2   Co^l   dryers  suitable   for  fish.  All  sizes of cable   in  stock.  T.   A.  WALSH   &   CO.  7 Alexander St. Sey. 4738  Boats   of   all   sizes    for   sale.      Tutrs.  Scows and   launches  for  hire.     Saw  and  Shingle  Mill   Machinery  for sale.  MACOXLLIS ft  MOBAN  1789  Georgia St.  W. Sey.  8439 L.  Hoisting engines, locomotives, lathes,  wire rope, rails, cars, machinery of all  kinds.'  '    NATIONAL  MACHINERY   CO.  925 Main St. Sey. 6O0  Used   Machinery   of   All   Kinds   Bought  and   Sold.  B. O. EQUIPMENT  OO.. LTD.  Bank of Ottawa Bldg. Sey. 9040  Attention!  Mr. Business Man  I am prepared to furnish  you the very best in tailored  suits at  $50 to  $65  Frank M. S!o\vln  TAILOR    --  Sey. 2692     "  404-5 Dominion  R'def.  ' . See   Us  i' •     For All Kinds of Machinery  '   WEIR  MACHINERY   CO.   LTD.  1396  Richard*  St. Sey. 7443-7443  STENOGRAPHERS  Expert Typewriting of every description  Mimeographing;1   Multigraphing,  Translations Stenographers   Supplied  CENTRAL PUBLIC STENOGRAHPERS  Sey.  5078 414  Dominion  Bldg.  w  V'i  STORAGE & TRANSFER  Baggage,   furniture   and   freight   moved  and   stored.     Trunks  crated   and   household . goodf   packed   for   shipment.  STANDARD   TRANSFER   &   STORAGE  COMPANY  319   Cordova   St.   W. Sey.   303  We .supply stnndnrd ■■ truck bodies on  short notice, or build to suit individual  requirements.' All we need is nn idea  of what you wnnt. We do the rest.  TUPPER ft' STEEL '  "The Track Specialists"  Bay view 138 1609  Third Ave. W.  1-2-31 TON CAPACITIES  are a perfect assembly of highly standardized units, to which is added an exclusive  feature, viz.: the Duntley Generator, which permits the burning of low-grade fuels.  Distillate at 23c per fallon instead of gasoline at 33c per gallon effects a.saving.that  the shrewd buyer will not overlook.  Investigate the merits of this truck; inquire into our "Service" before purchasing.  FACTORY  BRANCH  Giant Motor Truck Co.  LESLIE W. PEARSON, Manager.  Seymour 2844-2845  Granville at Pacific BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  mssassssmssi  "BAGLEY MAKES GOOD RUBBER STAMPS"  A. G. BAGLEY & SONS Ltd.  PRINTERS,   ENGRAVERS    and    MANUFACTURERS  "BAGLEY DOES GOOD PRINTING"  sm  SEALS     STENCILS,   RUBBER   AND   METAL   STAMPS,    METAL   CHECKS,  TIME   CHECKS,  K£V   TAGS,    BRASS    SIGNS,   NUMBERING    MACHINES,    BADGES   OF   ALL   KINDS,    ETC.  ALL  WORK GUARANTEED DEST QUALITY, PROMPT DELIVERY AND FAIR PRICES  PHONE SEY. 316  516 PENDER ST., W.  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Sprinkler  Equipment  Phone Seymour 6180  1060 doner SL  Vancouver B. C.  1!  PROPOSED NEW WORK  Character   Remodel]  4-story Uldt  Brick    Bids'.      Remodelling'   Pier     Service  .Station    .■   School Bldg   G y m n as i u m    Building:  .Estimated Coat  .$10,0.00  VANCOUVER  Looation  ,  Hastings Street   Pender. St..   W Can  64  Hastings St.  W....  Vancouver   Seymour & Smythe Sts....,.C  Keefer St. East   Powell & Jackson Sts......Jap  .'.Owner  Financiers  Tr.  Co.  ,.T.  A.  Estate,  Ltd.   C.   p..:n.  M. Chislett  Meth.Miss.  Architect     Joseph  IT.   Bowman  H. S.  Giifliths   Owners   Owners   Joseph Tl.  Bowman  Gardiner & Mercer...,  11.   S.   Griffith    ....  ..„..Plana Ready   Soon  .Tenders Closed   Soon   Soon  .Tenders Closed   Plans  Heady  GALVANIZING  BAR IRON - SHIP IRONWORK - BOLTS - NUTS  IRON and STEEL CASTINGS - FIRE ESCAPES  PIPE and FITTINGS - POLE LINE HARDWARE  Character  Estimated  Cost  Residence   (Stone)   $50,000  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  "9. A. Jones, MgT.  WHART   BUILDING,   BRIDGES,  FILE  FOUNDATIONS,   ETC.  Own era   of   Tag1   "Cliye"  General Towing1  324 Front St. New'Westminster  ,   Telephone  1015  Branca  Office  S37 Hast. St. W.     "'■- - Sey. 4404  VICTORIA  Location ~ Owner  Victoria -'• -"::'.-.....  WE  GALVANIZE  EVERYTHING  BY HOT PROCESS  T WATX IR0N and galvan,z,ng  Fairmont 971  Office and Works, 225-5th W.  Vancouver, B. C.  architect  Plana Ready  Maclure '&   l.ort Soon  "  Character ^..... ,  Cordage Plant ....  Memorial Hall ....  Highway  Bridge  Wharf  /.   Rubber   Factory   ..  .School   Bldg   Bank  Building    School  -Add   .Memorial  Hall     University , Bldgs.  .Estimated Coat  ...$50,000  ....ffi.OOO  [j'sb'iooo  BRITISH  COLUMBIA—GENERAL  :  Location ...v.. Owner  New Westminster....Westerii Cordage Co.  South   Vancouver    - -----  South Thompson  River :Prov. Govt.  Stewart.   B. C Dom. Govt.  Collingw'd Gregory Tire &   Rubber Co.  Creston,   B.   C Dist.   SchoolBoard  Hammond Bank   of   Hamilton  Penticton   : School   Board.  Point   Grey  ..... - - -   Point Grey. University of B. C.  Architect  .Plans Ready      Soon  Public   Works  Dom.  Govt   Owners   Engineer..  Henderson..  Sharp, &   Thompson  Sharp  &  Thompson   'flans   Ready   Plans Ready      Soon  ...Will   Build   goon  .....Tenders   Closed  Campbell  & Grill  Established   1905  Roof ins Contractors  M:ET^tJ^I™OW»8^;?!£BE   »OORS—SMOKE-STACKS— HOT AIR  FURNACE—VENTILATING    FANS—BLOW    PIPING—  SKYLIGHTS—GENERAL   JOBBING  1238  Seymonr St.  Vancouver, B. C.  Seymour 3981  DIXON & MURRAY  MANUFACTURERS OF  SHOW CASES, OFFICE  and STORE FITTINGS;  GENERAL CARPENTER WORK  PAINTING, PAPER HANGING and KALSOMINING  Sey. 8765      Sey. 8766  1065 Dunsmuir St.  '■■I'  •IS-  TENDERS   FOR   INDIAN '  c BOARDING   SCHOOL  Duncan G. Scott, Deputy Superintendent General of Indian affairs,-Department "of Indian Affairs, Ottawa, is  receiving- tenders up. to the' 8 th'-day  of September for the erection of an  Indian Boarding House at Alberni, B.  c.  ., ....;'.-.'.   -.;_..;  Plans and specifications may be seen  Post Office Buildng, Vancouver; Chief  at the oflices of Inspector Cairns,  Inspector Ditchburn, Victoria; Chas.  A. Cox, Alberni; W. R. Robertson, Indian .Agent, Duncan Station, and with  the Department at Ottawa.  [posit  of   $10,000.  which   will   be  refunded-on  their return in good order..   The  lowest  or any   tender  nqtneces--  sarily  accepted. ""-' ',':"'  ' A.  E.  FOREMAN,  Public Works Engineer.  Public  "Works  Department.  Victoria,   B. C. August: 9.  1919    ',. .-  E.A.  f|  TWENTY THOUSAND FEET OR LESS  1-inch pipe for saie cheap. Can' be  seen at Broadway Garage, corner  Broadway and Quebec.  NOTICE  TO  CONTRACTORS  Tenders are' invited for a Gymnasium  Building to b*e erected on Powell and  .7 acksonT street. Vancouver, for the Japanese Methodist Mission. Tenders, to  be in by 4 o'clock Monday, August ,25th.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily acceptsd. Plans at office of H. S;  Griffith,   Architect.   1013   Dominion   Bldg.  Plumbing  and  Steamfitting  1033 Granville St.  Vancouver. B. C.  Phone Sey. 136  Hee. Bay. 77  S. J. Trickey  E. E. EUlott  Central Sheet  Metal  Moved to  554 - 560  CAMBIE   STREET  PHONE SEYMOUR 620  Fairview Sand & Gravel  Company, Ltd.  SAND & GRAVEL  PROMPT DELIVERY.  Specia*i»t   in   Cement   Work  ED.  HUGGIN5  PLAIN    AND    ORNAMENT AIi  PLASTEBEB  Bay.  2535-B.        3528   Third  Ave.   W.  NOTICE   TO   CONTBACTOBS  Tenders are invited for extensions and  alterations to St. Agnes' Church, North  Vancouver. Plans and specifications can  be seen at the Rev. E. M. Searles'; 44S  Thirteenth street, east by appointment.  Phone N. V. 394. Tenders to be in hand  by 12 noon, August 23, 1910. The lowest  or any tender r.ot necessarily accepted.  CANADIAN     NATIONAL     RAILWAYS.  Western Lines.  Sealed Tenders addressed to the undersigned and endorsed "Tender for  Ties." will be received at this office until 12 o'clock noon, Mondav, 25th dav of  August, for 3.525,000 'Railway ■Ties ■ to  ia made and delivered hptwew ^Vto^er  1st. 1919, and October 1st, 1920. in ac-  -ordance with Tie S-oecifieation No. 3856  dated March 18th. 1919.  1,000.000  to    be    delivered   on   Canadian  National   Lines   in   British   Columbia.  300,000  to    be   delivered   on    Canadian  National  Lines  in  Alberta.  1.500.000 to    be    delivered   on   Canadian  National    Lines   between   Winnipeg and  O'Brien.  50.000  to    be   delivered   on    Canadian  National   Lines   in   Manitoba.  25,000  to    be   delivered   on   Canadian  National   Lines   in   Minnesota.  600,000  to    be   delivered    on    Canadian  National   Lines  between   Rainy  River   and   Port   Arthur.  50.000  to be delivered on Duiuth.Winnipeg  &  Pacific  Lines  in  Minnesota,"  Tender   forms   and   Specifications   can  be obtained at  the office of the  Genera!  Tie Agent,  No.   9  Toronto  St.. Toronto.  Tenders will not be considered unless  made on forms supplied by the Railway.  No tender for nuant'ties less than 10.-  000  tie*  will   be considered.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily   accepted.  E.   LANG HAM.  General   Purchasing  Agent.  Canadian   National , Railways,  Toronto.   Ont. '  NOTICE  TO  CONTBACTOBS.  Revelstoke District.  BevelBtoie  West Road.  Sealed Tenders endorsed "Tenders for|  Revelsto'-ce West Road" addressed to tire  Honourable Minister of Public Works,  Victoria. B. C. will be received up to  5 p.m. on Tuesday. A tig. 19tli, -for..the  construction of the above road. •"".■' -'-•'-  Each tender must be accompanied by  a certified bank cheque payable to the  lion. Minister of Public Works, Victoria, for a sum not less than ten per  cent, of the tender, as security for the  due fulfilment of the Contract which  shall be forfeited if the party tendering  declines to enter into the contract, when  called upon to do so, or if he fails to  complete   the   work   as   required. ,..'■-■;  The cheques of unsuccessful .tenderers will be returned upon the execution  of   the   contract. ■'>        ,     '■■''".'■,  Plans'and   specifications   can   be   seen l  at the office of the fr'ublic Works Erigin'-  eer,   Parliament   Buildings,    Victoria,   or _  the officd of the District Engineer, Court'  House,    Nelson,  on    and  alter    August;  llth.    Arrangements, can  be  made ,with •  J.  B.  McKenzie.  General  Foreman,- Revelstoke,    to    be; accompanied    over    the  route of the proposed work. '.$;..  The   contract    to   be   commenced'   immediately   on  acceptance  of Tender aifd  completed   on   or  before  November- 15th.  The  lowest  or any  Tender  not  necessarily accepted.- . '.'".„  A.  E.   FOREMAN, "--.'   ,"  V ~    Public   Works   Engineer.  Department of Public Works,  Victoria.   B.  C, Aug.  9,  1919.  NEVERLEAK ' ASPHALT ROOF PRODUCTS I  (Guaranteed)  (Shed   Water   Like   a   Duck)  "NEVER   LEAK" Ready Roofing, "NEVER LEAK" Roof Paint  "NEVER   LEAK" Roof Gum.        '  l-'or   Building  New   or;.-Repairing  Old   Roofs  PACIFIC ROOFING CO., Ltd.  MANUFACTURERS; AND   GENERAL   ROOFING   CONTRACTORS  Seymour   1186 Industrial Island Vancouver, B.C.  MALTHOID ROOFING  The Best that's made    -"■--. -   - ..--■--'■    -".- -  ■   '. y  .-■ ■      - - ,j>  Sales Agents       '  Smith, Davidson & Wright, Limited  Vancouver, B. C.  Office, Sey. 7075  J. H. Healey  OPTOMETRIST  Glasses  flued  for  the relief of all  kinds    of    eye    strain    and    nervous  headache".  335 Birka Bid;. Vancouver, B. C.  ROOFING     The  PAVING ^— <-.M.TED  uiTrniin     Send   for   color    card    of    BARRETT'S  Company      COAL  TAR  PRODUCTS  VELVEX   CREOSOTE   SHINGLE   STAINS  Cor. XOth Ave). A Arbutue St. Telephonee Bay. 63 and 64  ~~T.      .   ■ .. ~^—         "-J  PANT AGES  Three Shows Daily  2.30-7.00-9.00  PRICES 20c-30c  SOLDIERS'    HOUSING    SCHEME  Notice   to   Contractors.  Sealed tenders superscribed "Tender  For Five-room Bungalow for Mr. Car  man," will be received by the Honourable the Minister' of Public Works up  to 12 o'clock noon of Friday the 29th  day of August.' 1!)19. for trie erection  and completion of a Bungalow on Lots  83 and ?,i. Prince Albert. Block 2, District Lot 663, South Vancouver Municipality.  Plans and specifications can now be  seen at the office of J. Mahoney. Esq.,  Government Agent Court Mouse Vancouver, or Department of Public Works,  Victoria    B.   C.  Intending tenderers can obtain one  copy of plans and specificaV'ions by  applying to  the   undersigned  with  a de-  Seymour Tire & Rubber  Sole Dealers and Service  Station for Goodyear S.V.  Truck Tires  NOTICE  TO CONTBACTOBS.  Bichmond  Biatrlct *  Paving No. 3. Boad, tula Island  Sealed Tenders endorsed "Tenders for  Paving Portion of No. 3 Road. I.uiu  island'. will be received by the Honourable the Minister of Puolio Works  up to 5 p.m. August ISth; for the ""carry ,-  mg out or the aoove work.  Specifications etc., may be had at the  office of the undersigned, or the office  of the District Engineer, Court House,  Vancouver.        ,  Contractors' may submit alternative  tenders for a two-inch (2") bituminous  ourtacing- upon.their own specifications,  '-. copy of which must be attached to  their  tender. ■'   ■  i^acli tci.tier must be accompanied by  an accepttd bank- cheque made payable  to the Minister, for a sum equivalent to  ten per cent. Clo%) of the tender, as  security for the due fulfilment of the  Contract, which shall be forfeited ,-if  the party tendering declines to .enter  Into the Contract when called upon to  do so. or if he fails to complete the work  contracted   for.  The cheques of unsuccessful tenderers  will be returned upon the execution'of  the  contract.  Tenders will  not  be considered  unless  •made out on  the forms  supplied..    ..........  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  A.   E.   FOREMAN,  Public   Works   Engineer.  Department  of   Public  Works.  Victoria.   B.   C..   August   9th.   19 in.   NOTICE  TO CONTBACTOBS.  Soldier* Housing- Schema.  > Sealed Tenders superscribed "Tender  for F-lve-room, Bungalow for Mr. Carman" will be received by the Honourable, the Minister of Public Works up to  12 o'clock noon of Friday the 29th' day  of August, 1919, for the erection and  rornpletion of a Bungalow on Lots .33  -uid 34. Prlne-r Albert Street. Block 2.  T>!s>-'"t Lot C62, South Vancouver Municipality.  Plari.s and specifications can now be  -'een at the office of .1. Mahony Esq.,  Government Agent. Court House. Vancouver, or Department of Public Works  Victoria, B. C. Intending tenderers can  obtain 4ofi«; copy of plans and specifica  tion by nt/viyinv to the und'-rrlgned with  a di-.O'iHU: of $10.00, which will be refunded  ',r;   th'rir  return   in   :/ood  order.  Th'.- I'/wwt. or any tender not • necessarily   ::.cr<:pt'-d.  A.   F.  FOREMAN.  Public   Works   Engineer.  Public   Worka   Department.  Victoria.   B. C.  August  9th.   1919.  DEPABTKENT  PUBLIC  WOSKS  NOTICE  TO  CONTBACTOBS.  COLUMBIA  DISTBICT.  Highway Bridge over the Blaeberry  Hirer—at out three mllea west of  BCoherley Station, on the C. P. B. Main  Line.  •"  Sealed tenders, endorsed as above, will  be received by the undersigned up to  noon August 25th, 1919, for the erection  and completion of a bridge over the Blaeberry River. Plans. Specifications,  Forms of Contract and'Tender may l*'e  seen at or may be obtained upon payment of $5.00 deposit to be refunded on  return of plans, from the Department of  Public Works, Parliament Buildings.  Victoria, B..C. at the office:of The Assistant District Engineer, Golden, B. C,  and at the District Engineer's Office,  Court House. Vancouver, B. C, on and  after the llth instant. j  -■-■■ -Tenders : must be accompanied by an  accepted, bank cheque or certificate of  deposit made payable to the Honourable  the Minister of Public Works, ror a sum  equal to Ten (10) per csnt. of tlie rcwder,  as security for the due fulfilment or the  contract, which .shall be forfeited if the  party declines to enter Into contract  when called upon to do so, or if he fails  to complete  the  work  contracted   for.  The cheques of unsuccessful tenderers will be returned to them upon the  execution of  the contract.  Tenders will not be considered unless  made out on the forms sunplicd and  slg"*d with the actual signature of „the  tenderers.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  A.   E.   FOREMAN.  Public  Works Engineer. [  Department of Public Works,  ^'ictoria   B. C. August 4th.  1919.  BRICK BUILDER and CONTRACTOR  '■, Kilns, Furnaces and Boilers ::  ■"-.■■■■.■;■ -A-"'; Specialty  ':'^:  Estimates given - Distance no obstacle  ADAM  JACK  Highland   728 2020 Dunda. St.  PILING»« POLES  FIR, CEDAR or HEMLOCK  any length ~ any diameter  FEDERAL LUMBER CO.  Incorporated 1909  1021-1024 Rdgers Building Seymour 3998-3999  CITY OP CHILLIWACK  WOTTCE   TO  COWTKACTOBS  TENDERS  FOR HARD SURFACE .  PAVING  Tenders  will   be   received   by   the  City  SF.ALED TENDERS addressed to the  undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for  Wharf at Stewart, B. C", will be received at this office until 12 o'clock noon,  Wednesday. Augus't 20, 1919, for tho construction of a wharf at Stewart, District of Skeena,  B.  C.  Plans and forms r>r contract can be  seen and specification and forms of tender obtained at this department, at the  office of the District Engineer at Prince  Rupert, B. C, at the post Offices, Vancouver, B. C, and Stewart, B. C.  Tenders will not be considered unless made on printed forms supplied by  tho department and in accordance with  conditions   contained   therein.  Each   tender  must  be  accompanied   by'.  Electrical Contractors  Light and Power  Motor Repairs  Storage Batteries  -'   The Jarvis Electric Company, Ltd.  1  m  m.  ■t  570  Blcharda   St.  'Phone   Seymour   175  Gilley Bros., Ltd.  DEALERS IN  Clerk, City Hall, Chilliwack, on the ISth  of August. 19)9. by 12:30 p.m. for the an accepted cheque on a chartered bank  paving of approximately 16,100 square, payable to the order of the Minister of  yards of hard surface pavement. The Public Works, equal to 10 per cent, of  following  alternative   bids   will   be  con-   the   amount   of   the   tender.     War   Loan  aidered:  1—2-in. Standard Bitulithic Carpet.  2—2-ln. Gravel Bitulithic Carpet.  3—2-in  Asphaltlc Concrete Carpet.  Copies of the plans and specifications  can be obtained from the City Clerk  upon  payment of deposit of $0  Tenders must be marked "Paving,"  accompanied by a marked cheque on a  chartered bank of Canada for 5 per  cent, of the amount of the tender.    '  The lowest or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  J.   W.  B.  BLACKMAN, • .     ■  Civil   Engineer  Now  Westminster,  B.  C.  Bonds of  the  Dominion  will also be ac  cept(-.d   as   security   or   VSrar   Bonds   and  cheques  if  required  to  make  up an  odd  amount.  NOTE—Blue prints can be obtained at  this Department by depositing an accepted bank cheque for the sum of $10,  .•payable to the order of the Minister of  Public Works, which will be returned If  the Intending bidder submit a regular  bid.  By order,  R.  C.  DESROCHERfl.  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa,  July   17,   1019.  CRUSHED ROCK - SAND - GRAVEL  i.  All Kinds of Building Material  902  Columbia Street West  Phone 15 and 16 New Westminster, B.C.  TELEPHONE DATA  ** new rsrsTAXLATioanB  CBANOXB.  Sey.   2889  Res.,  Bay.  29Q8V  ACME DRAFTING & ART  COMPANY     \  We make a specialty of Drafting  and Tracing for Builders and Engineers,  216 Bank of Nova Scotia Bldgr.  60?  Hastings  St,  W,   Vernon' Construction Co.  CONTRACTORS   AND  BUILDERS  Seymour   0036 434   Richards   St.  V/iNCOimjB, B. c.  PILES™ POLES  ANY   LENOTH   PUBNISHED  We operate our own  logging camp  JOE  LEPORE  772   Gkiorffift   St.   B. Hi«rh...W0  "m


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