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 '"■)       I    >     '   J  •^^••aaaja^Paa^ji  pf-    %  \  ll^fif  VYYT,  ."sr:  No. 10-4  Published SConday  Wednesday £-d Friday  THE ONLY COMMERCIAL NEWSPAPER IN BRITISH COLUMBIA  A PTKpfclCATION DEVOTED TO OENEBAL NEWS. BUILDING.  CONTR ACTING,  ENGINEE"ai"WO,  PROVINCIAL,  CITY  VANCOUVER, B.C., WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1919.  AND HARBOR IMPROVEMENTS.  Office and Plant  629 Pender Street "West  PRICE—Per Tear In Advanca .  Per Month    -    -    -    -  ,    «  >     WE CARRY COMPlliTE STOCKS OF:        ;  PLATE GLASS: .CHIPPED GLASS  WINDOW GLASS fPIGURED ROLLED GLASS  POLISHED WIRED GLASS /ROLLED CATHEDRAL GLASS, ETC.  CAST WIRED GLASS IPORT LIGHT GLASS  PRISMATIC ^pNDOW GLASS  Manufacturers of Mirrors,, Leaded Jtlass, Embossed Work, Bevelling, Etc'.  Wm. N. O'Neil Co., Limited  113 Ladysmith Street, ] 548 Seymour Street  Victoria, B. C. |: .      Vancouver.   B.  C.  PACIFIC SHEET METAL  WORKS, Limited  ROOFING CONTRACTORS  METAI. WINDOWS  riBE DOORS  SXYUaHT8  JOBBING  BLOW PIPING  SMOKE STACKS  Granville Is.  Seymour 2172  THE CEMENT GUN  •  ■  4  Applies cement mortar by compressed air, making a dense  ancT waterproof mortar. New and used guns In stock.  also compressors needed for operating the gun.  We are quoting the lowest prices  Write or phone for data.  TAYLOR  ENGINEERING COMPANY, Limited  DISTRIBUTORS  Credit Foncier Building  Telephone Seymour 3680  HARDWOODS  Lumber   Veneer    Panels.   Etc.  Our Stock Is the Most Complete on the Pacific Coast  Large stock of Fir Panels on hand  now, and regular supply assured  J. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  1320 Richard's St.  Vancouver^ B.  Etdtar^js0tt Hrctrtr do.  ENGINEERS AND CONTRACTORS  ELECTRICAL  INSTALLATIONS OF ALL  KINDS  $23 Georgia St. W. . Seymour 8696  'M«^«^^*♦:♦<i><■^><^^-^♦•^^TH|^«|^|K♦*^  I  THE HOLDEN CO., Ltd.  GENERAL RAILWAY A CONTRACTORS  V    SUPPLIES  Sotc Ammtntm In Canada for  Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.  £oy«r~ Riveting^* Chleping  Mlttrul Tmtl  WW**!  Hammara;   Littla  Giant   Drills;   Ountley  Fual Oil and Gas Engines.  61 Ptastr SL W.. VMcamr I. C,  niN sir ins  |      BUILDING PERMITS  11039—Yorkshire & Canadian Trust  Co., car-parking shed, 525 Seymour St.,  $225; Ira C. Jones, 662 12th W., contr.  11041—Wm. Foulis, garage, 705 Sth  Ave. W., $150.  11042—D. Becker, service station,  1597 4th Ave., $300; J. Nixon, 328 23rd  E., contr.  r. 11043—Ling  Dai,     alterations,     519  Broadway W., $100.  11044—A. Berlet, garage, 1235 10th  W., $125.  11045—R. Foerster, garage, 2315 8th  W.F $125  ■***-*  v^y^d? i-  ■Jfi^^Mm^i^  *  *  *  *  *,  *.  i  *  * ,  •tv.  Robert W. Hunt & Co.,Ltd.  INSPECTING and TESTING ENGINEERS  218 Standard Bank Bldg. Phone Seymour 2199  Resident Inspectors at all Large Manufacturing-Centres   ,  Atlas Steel Products Li-**-  .......... M...<«iMr*»■:-«•» Distributors of ...  Merchant  Iron and Steel  Bars  Babbitt and Solder  Pta.naSay.s66S' Or.nv.lla Island |  Seymour 7200  Estimates Given  BUILDER'S SUPPLIES  WE  CAKET A COMPLETE LINF  OF  FINISHING HARDWARE - CONTRACTOR'S SUPPLIES  Wovaloid Roofing  4  WOOD, VALLANCE & LEGGAT, LIMITED  •Wholesale Heavy and Shelf Hardwaro  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA  Vancouver Lumber Co.,  MANT/rACTXIBEBS OF  FIR, CEDAR and SPRUCE LUMBER     ■  If You Want  THE BEST LUMBER and THE BEST SERVICE  REASONABLE PRICES  Call and see us, or phone.  South End of Connaught Bridge  Phone Fair. 918-919 Vancouver, B. C.  PLANS BIG THEATRE  FOR  ROBSON ST. WITH  A   REVOLVING STAGE  Numerous rumors  of    another    big  theatre   on   Robson   Street,   near   the  provincial court    house    which    have  been  in  circulation   for    some     time,  crystallized in the announcement yes-  day by Mr.  Chas. E. Royal and associates   that  options   have   been  secured on eight lots at the south east corner of Robson and Smythe Streets on  which it  is  Proj>osed,^cit^f"^'  iri'a to cost $300,000.    .It will not only  be the largest theatre in the city  In  the matter of seating capacity, but it  will have a number of very novel features in its construction, chief among  which will be a revolving stage'.   This  revolving   stage   will   be   capable   of  showing eight separate sets, and will  be one of four other theatres  in the  world  similarly equipped.  Options on the site were only closed during tlie last few days by Messrs.  Hamilton & Orr, realty brokers^ Asso- *  ciated with Mr. Royal in the deal are *  Messrs. George Howard and Ray Col- j *  lins, as well as several eastern capi- *  talists who are said to be ready to, *  provide the remainder of the finances':*  rcnm'red. Mr. Royal stated that about *  $175,000 had already been subscribed *  of  the  $^00,000  required. j*  .Mr. Royal expects all necessary do- *  tails as to finances will be completed *  shortly and that construction will be *  gin  about April or May.  THE JAMES BROOKES WOODWORKING C0.,LTD.  Mil I work Contracts  Union   Depot    lfl16  Can.   Northern  Bly.  "Depot 1917  Calgary Armory ..: l»18  Rossland  nigh  School 1918  TranaaUlo  Banitorlum 1°18  Phone Westminster 473  Our atenm heated plnn't enables u.s  to manufacture Veriee. Work at uny  season 6f tho year.  We are now manufacturing Interior  fittings for the new B. C. Telephone  Bulldli.g'H head officii In Quarter Cut  Oak.  1259—«th 8t., East Burnaby  CONTRACT  IS AWARDED  :>       '     FOR CARBONATE FACTORY,'  Messrs.  Baynes &, Horie. 836   Howe  St.,  have  been  awarded    a    contract  I from the Canadian    Carbonate^   Com-.  ' pany i'or the erection of a he"w factory;  i at the corner of I lth Avenue and Yew  i    ■ .  Street, Kitsilano..  The new.'plant at present will be a  one-story structure. 60x95 feet  in. size  and will be constructed of hollow tile  i ■ .'■•.■'  on  a concrete  foundation.    Later,'additional  storeys   will  bemadded   if'n'e-  On the threshold of the dawn  of the first real "peace year" in  half a decade of bloodshed, strife  destruction, the " B. Ce Record  extends its heartiest greetings  to all its readers, advertisers and  friends and heartily hopes that  the New Year, whose advent is  hailed with to much promise,  will bring joy, happiness and  prosperity to all.  To those who now have their  loved ones home from overseas  safe apain, even if somewhat the  worse"for war's ravages, as well  £'•■, to those who have'manfully  * burning" during those dark, an-  * xious   war   yean,   the    coming  * twelvemonth   is    one    pregnant  * with  roseate promise of a grad-  * ual   but  steady   return   to   more  * prosperous     conditions.      Espe-  * cially in  the  building trade anc  * its  allied   industries   is the  out-  * look considered bright, for there  * is at least four years of enforc-  * ed  inactivity    in    building    con-  JFACf'mtiSeaTo tnisTiTthe ever-in- '  creasing   and   pressing   demand  for buildings of all  kinds,  ranging from the humble home to the  skyscraper.  Having successfully navigated  the troubled  business waters of  the war years, the B. C,  Record  announces with all due modesty  that its    particular    New    Year  resolution   is   a   firm   resolve, to  keep not only fully abreast with    :  but a little ahead of the times as    '  "far   as   local   commercial   news-    '  paper requirements are concern-    s  ed.    During the past year, a pre-    *  vious   New   Year   resolution   has    "  been redeemed and the paper en-    "  larged   and    its   scope, consider-    *  ably   extended,   while   the   staff    *  has been  increased. •"  For the coming year the Rec- *  ord management plans to still *"  further enlarge the paper by ad- *  ding new departments thai will *  not only make it the pre-eminent *  trade'paper of the west, but in- *  creases its scope of usefulness *  to its patrons and advertisers. *  Having lately moved into larger *  and more commodious quarters, *  and with new facilities being ad- *  ded and a wider field covered *  more thoroughly, the Record hop- *  es to merit a still larger share ~  of that generous patronage and *  strong moral support which has *  been' extended to it so heartily *  in   the   past. *  And once again—A Happy New    * j  Year to All. *\  * '      *       *       *       *       if       >:<       *      a  '**a&  PRAINK DARLING & CCX  PNEUMATIC TOOLS  "THOR"    - w  Roller Bearing Drills - Close Quarter Piston Air Drills - Rivetting Numrs  Chipping Hafeimers-Wood Borers-Turbine and Electric Drills  High Speed Steel-Drills--Reamers, Etc.  Complete Stock of Accessories  1144 HOMER ST. Phone Sey. 4100  Structural Steel For Every Purpose  *■.■»'  ;>•  oo  r MQvxrnxt t.  ,' •*'~~  CANADIAN NORTHWEST STEEL COT, Ltd.  r-T-fFW  rsirmont 9390 mad 3397  ▼aaeouTsr, a. C  BUILD WITH BRICK  and when doing so use the best made in B. C.     ,.    . ,'S^N>:  DOMINICAN *»~f~r-  -,/j      ^ . _»  .r.nice; £<vans, Coleman &' Evans, Ltd.; Ritchie Contracting  '&rSuf>V*F Co.~i,t(i.  Also by Gilley Bros., New Westminster, The Eburne Sand & Gravel  Co.,'Eburne, and the Great West Sand & Gravel Co., North Vancouver.  GABRIOLA SHALE PRODUCTS  • LIMITED  fVaneouvcr Office Phone Sey. 9 167  412-3 Vancouver Block       J. T. A. Ritchie, Rep'tlve  1  ..**  *S*>i  Balfour, Guthrie & Go.  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  BEIWrOBCINQ STEEL:— ^  Liarpest 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 SpeciRl   Bolts on short notice.  SPIKES—CAST IBON "WASHERS, ETC.  MERCHANT IRON and STEEL BARS  PORTLAND     CEMENT   —   LIME   —   HYDRATED     LIME   —   PIRE     CLAT  SCOTCH  PIRE  BRICK — BLACKSMITH  COAL  — COKE  SEA   COAL  — PIG- IRON  — MANILA  BOPE,   ETC. _____  VANCOUVER  WINCH BUILDING  Private Ex. Sey. 9197  San Francisco, Los  Angeles, Portland  Seattle, Tacoma  VICTORIA  BELMONT   BUILDING  Telephone S037  WE   CAN  MAKE   IMMEDIATE   DELIVERY   OP  BRICK  Just Received 10O,O0O, and More Following  Also See us For  Sand, Gravel, Cement, Fibre Plaster, Lime  and  Other Building  Material  Ritchie Contracting & Supply Co. Ltd.  1  Phone Seymour 9163  1561  Granville Street  ^""'otitIntifd  on   Pase .4)  (.■  /ji:   'Seymour 4660  Reliable Electric  Company  J. SMITH. Manaffer  152 Alexander St. Vancouver, B.C.  Twenty Year«' Experience tn oil Branches  of Elsotrioal Work. Inspection—Expert  Aflvio© — Tronble Work—Installing" — Rewinding— All   WOT*   O-nKT*>wt»*A.  ORNAMENTAL IRONWORK  Westminster Iron Works  Office and Works Tenth Street  New Westminster, B. 0. Phone fits  §  J BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  jf^Ws, ,.  British Columbia Record  (Esia Wished 1<H1)  PuMisVei   every   Monday.   Wednesday   and  Friday   by  the  Record Publishing Company  Plate, Sheet, Figured,  Wired,Art,Prism,  Colored, etc.  426  Wholesale  rand  Retail  W. HOLT  36 .Dufferin St. Fairmont  1238  Bevelling  and  Silvering  A  newspapers* of  general   circulation,  featuring Building. Contracting, Engineering, Industrial,   Shipbuilding,   Mining.  Automobile,   Pro.  *tncial, City  and   Harbor  Improvements.  C. H. NELSON....MANAGING EDITOR  Office and  Plant  629 P*sndet St.W., Vancouver, B. C.  PHONE   SEYMOUR   7808   ■  Subscription. Bats*    ■  Per  T**ar   in   Advance '.'. *10-92  Per   Month    , ;-•-.     1.00  AU subscriptions are payable strictly in adrance  TWO  CONVENIENT  LOCATIONS  At either of which the business men and women ot  the city are certain of tho  kind of meals they want at  reasonable prices.  what was necessary to completely renovate the present city hall building  and also an estimate of cost, of an additional wing which! would provide  much needed additional vault accommodation for the storage of valuable  archives which at present are unprotected from  fire.  No. 1  -  HO CORDOVA ST.  No. 2  - 612   PENDER    ST.  WEST  WEST  Good   Eats  _  " The Good Food Restaurants"  orrxcxAii okgaw.  The British Columbia Record Is the  official organ of The Architectural Institute of Hrltish Columbia, federated with  The Royal Architectural Institute or  Otnada, and The EnpineerinR & Technical Institute of British Columbia, and  urn such i.~ used by them as the medium  through which to make their official an-  ■ouneemeim  to   the  g-encral  public.  By such i election" the British Colum  Ma Record is no wise pledged to editorial support of any policy advanced  hjr these societies, but .maintains an absolutely' independent position on all matters subject to editorial opinion.  KILLING THE  GOOSE  THAT  LAYS  ILuck  is  a  disease  for which   hard  work is the only remedy.  Luck longs for a dinner, while labor  goes out and earns one.  Luck    goes    barefoot,    while    work  never lacks for a pair of shoes.  •   Luck takes a nap, while brains and  hard work are winning prizes.  Luck needs a P before it to^make it  worth anything.—Exchange.  >£•>  THE GOLDEN  EGGS  It Is becoming more plainly evident  erery" day that publfc-.patience.is becoming wearied of hearing of high  price talk followed by successive  price boosts. It is fast getting out of  humor with the causes that, almost  weekly, exact higher payment to satisfy its building bill,,and that the public generally and the building part of  the community in particular is today  looking to find means or other 6t earlyf,  relief is hardly to be wondered at.  "To a B. C. Record representative,  the head of a well known building firm  told a story which' is interesting because it throws a revealing and. illuminating sidelight on one of the  causes operating to,fatten the public'^ huilding bill.    He said:  "1 ,was informed yesterday without  preface or apology by the local representative of a large manufacturer, that  hereafter I would,, have to pay an increased   price  for  their   product,', be-  • cause   this   firm   had   voluntarily   decided to increase the wages of its ex-  'r pert workmen from.50 cents to $1.00 a  day.   This was rrfne, he said, to forestall the loss of even a single, experienced   workman   to   a   competitor—a  chance which the firm said it couldn't  •"-•afford  to take.    The  extra dollar  in  '''-■^air^r'J.^f course, .as the firm's repre-  . the   bu ffdf/iijjr*"&£'*i\ "—;:." ./« ■ ib«  raxed   to  the public had  to  stand   the""r/se.    //-•  protested   against   the   unfairness   of  this  imposition  because  I  wanted  to  protect my clients,  but T  wars  power-'  less to prevent it.    I have half a dozen different residence jobs under way  and I simply had to submit.   This, the  material  firm,   of   course,   understood  in advance."  Not only,is this a bad moral but it  suggests an oblique business judgment,  that is difficult to reconcile with, the  great need of co-operation in the building field.   Moreover, if persisted in as (iweuin  a policy, 4t will not take long to kill jen  the goose and smash the golden egg.  Ar    * FOR THOSE WHO DEPEND ON  MAKING EXTENSIVE  ALTERATIONS TO PLANT  Mission.—The King-Beach Manufacturing Company are carrying on extensive alterations at their plant here.  The new building will be the largest  yet erected and will practically double  the storage and working room, while  a new boiler house will add to the  capacity and convenience.  SITUATION IN THE NAIL TRADE  PITTSBURG—Current sales of wire  and wire products in Pittsburg indicate that the bulk of the nail trade is  on a 4.50 basis. This is at least the  experience of the trade in the Pittsburg district. The nominal price of  3.25 on nails by leading producers, or  3.50 by independent producers are  largely figurative of their conservatism, as the only available stocks are  on the higher basis. Plain wire, which  is quoted at 3.20 cents, is really selling around 3.50 cents by the producers  that have any to sell.  Wire rods, "which are quoted nominally at $52, have sold this week at  $63 a ton. Better than this has been  offered, and  $67  was  paid  last week  for this material.   *  EXTENSION  OF TIME  The date for submitting tenders for  the erection of the Agassiz-Rosedale  Ferry Landings has, been extended by  the Public Works Department to 5  p.m. on the 2nd day of January, 1920  NORTHWEST LIME CO.  "We carry a large stock of "Northwest Limo" manufactured in Victoria  and which we are • prepared to furnish Building1 Contractors and .Plasterers  at  lowest  prevailing;  prices;  Rebate Allowed on Barrels Returned.  1683   Oeorg-ia   Street   West  MORTGA  Funds Invested lit  Mortgages on Improved  STEWART & COLLART  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  REPAIRS    AND    ALTERATIONS  Fair. 2386 I. Fraser 205 X,  3241 St. Oeorg-o St.     355 50th Ave. E.  Property  I  1  Ceperley, Rounsefell & lo.  ESTABLISHED  IK  1886  Ground Floor  Winch Blag-.  739 Hastings St.fW.  "Vancouvej  F. W. White   W. Pengelly    R. Roberts  R. A. F. MOTOR TRANSFER  HEAVY   HAULING   FOR   CONTRACTORS  FURNITURE.   BAGGAGE  AND   EXPRESS  Seymour 3»a4  411    HOWE   ST.  Fraser its L i  soso Fraser St.  Frank Jprdison Roofing  Company  v   THE   GUARANTEED   HOOFER  All  Clasees  of Roofing-  Work.  .  "Leaking roof* patched and  guaranteed.  Seymour 3370 , • 1347  Howe  St.  British Columbia Ceiling  &  Roofing Co. Lid.  H.  FRITH SMITH,  Manager  BKKKT     MGTAL     OOXTHACTOHK     A»D     MAXurAC.  Tvnr.nm,    rui.T   axu   okavke.   hookkhh.  523 7th Ave. West (  IFflir. 1267  MacDONALD & PARK  EZ.ECTBZCAX. ENOlIfEESS  Armature Winding and Motor Repairs  %■ :  Seymour 9536  439 Pender Lane  TENDERS ARE OPENED  FOR  PIER  DREDGING  Tenders for the dredging and filling  of the new C. ,P. R. pier, to be known  as Pier B.£. were opened on Monday,  December 29th, and it is expected the  name of the successful contractor will  be made known immediately. No official information has been received  yet at the local offices.  PASS TWO  MORE  LOANS  FOR SOLDIERS' HOMES  Two more applications for loans under the Better Housing scheme were  passed by the city council on Monday,  on the recommendation of the city  controller. One of these amounts  $4,500 to A. L. Wright, suite 28, 1091  Broughton Street,-who will erect a  dwelling on lot'4, block 42, D.L. 196.  The other loan was for ?3,500 to N. R.  Fletcher, Gresham rooms, Smythe St.,  who plans to erect a bungalow in the  3200 block on Fifth Avenue, west.  SO. VANCOUVER PERMITS  3558—Mr.   Oliver,   Battison   St.,   ad-  ;b'o'v~-A".a'^^r'1ii>»j_ J'urner.    , _.  ,  dwelling, $1800; Frank GibbsV   "'"'  3560—W. Hardman, 262 45th Ave.'  W., chimney,$50.  3561—W. A. Flanagan, 2902 46th E.,  garage, $100.  3562—F. W. Ileslewood, 1286 27th E.  chicken house, $100.  3563—J. Crowley, 44th Ave and  Wales, addition, $500.  3564—G. S. Barker,. 4796 Beatrice  St., garage,  $60.  3565—H. E. Baker, 6307 Pr. Edward  ;.3000;   Messrs.  Davis  & Al-  PLAN   ALTERATIONS   FOR  HASTINGS STREET BLOCK  Plans are in course ot preparation in  the office of Architect A. R. Henderson, Davis Chambers Building, for extensive alterations and additions to  a business block on Hastings Street.  Plans will be completed in about ten  days and tenders from selected contractors will be asked for.  PLANS UNDER  WAY  FOR $15,000  BUILDING  Tentative plans are being prepared  by Architect Joseph H. Bowman, 716  Yorkshire Building, for a building estimated to cost between $15,000 and  $20,000 to be erected during the com  ing year.  Plans  will be ready about January  to j loth at which time tenders will be asked for. Further details m-III bV publish  ed in the Record later.  Classified Advertising  Record Reader* are. as a rule, business  and professional fnen who have the  money to buy something: good if they  desire lt. If you have something good  to sell let the Record readers know  about it. The average purchasing  power of the Record reader is greater than that of any other publication  in  Brtish  Columnla.  CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS  Factories,      Houses     and  Garages   Repaired.     General  Carpenter   and   Construction    Work,  JOHN   P.   MOBBI8  Sey. 3418/ ">:"."  iv.y. bol Evening-*       1758 Bobson St.  MACHINERY  SHINGLERS  AX.Z. WORK  OtTARAJfTEED  KIRK   BROS.  Klffhand 2012  1510 Charles St.  Vernon Constructs Co.  CONTRACTORS  AND   "  BUILDERS  Bayvlcw 3S54 1521   5th Ave. AV.  TAROOUTEB, B.  C.  Agents   Tor  Xylite   Grease   and   Perfection   Oils  Skookum   'Cogging  Block  4-72 . iri.   oy   IS   It.   boilers   160   lbs.  2   Coal   dryers   suitable   for   fish.  All   sizes  of  eabls   in   slock.  T.   A.  WALSH  &  CO.  860  Caiubie   Street..;..,.... Scy.   4733  MAIN ELECTRIC  GENERAL   REPAIRS—ARMATURE  WZaTDXVCr — SWITCHBOARDS  ZRSTAZiI.ATIO'tfS  204 Alexander St.  Seymour 3Sf>6  Sending a salesman out for busines.  in this progressive age without backing him up with a live advertising  campaign is—well it's about as satisfactory as trying to inflat a tire with  a busted pump. You may succeed in  time, but you grow old before the job  /'-  LUCK  "Luck pictures a dollar, whole work  earns it. '  Hard luck is almost a synonym for  laziness.  Good   luck  is   the   twin   brother^ of  hard work.  L»uck walks, while work rides  in a  carriage.  Luck dreams of home, but work builds  one.  Trusting to luck is liXe Ashing with  a hookless line.  [  USE  PAINTS  Deslprn  Construction  RobertsonPowerA Devey  Engineers and Constructors  Inspections  Reports  Industrial Plants, Iluildings and Equipment  Wharves   and   Piers.       Power   Plants  Industrial   Railways  Concrete, Steel and Timber .Structured  SOZl&Yorkahlre   Building  Seymour   9217  COUNCIL  MAY  BUILD  CITY   HALL   ADDITION  One of the final acts of the present  retiring city council at its final business meeting of the year Monday, was  to instruct City Comptroller Baldwin  to ascertain if there was any other  suitable building available in the-city  for city hall purposes and to report  on it with recommendations. As several of the aldermen themselves admitted, this would be an impossible task  at present, so as an alternative the  comptroller was asked to submit a report   with   recommendations   showing  j Business  Paper  i Advertising  The Buying Power per Subscriber- Represents an Infinitely Greater Sum than the  Buying Power of Any Other  Class of Publication, Because  Each Buyer Purchases for  Business and not for Private  Consumption  »  j  WORTH WHILE  You will save  two dollars by paying  a year in  advance  for The Record, besides   saving  considerable time   and  th  annoyance  of  paying  a  smaU  bill  each  month.       Sixteen    and    two-thirds    per  cent,   is   pretty   good   interest   on   you  money,   isn't   it?     Worth   saving!     Th  prico for  one year, paid in advance, is  ten dollars.  For ire-build saw-mil I machinery In  Al condition;-see; the'-.Vancouver Metal  Co. We carry the largest and most complete stock in city. Our prices are rij;ht  and it will be worth your while to set  us"  before  purchasing-elsewhere.  VANCOUVER, METAI. CO.  415 EaJlway  St. High.  27G  •Holsti'ngl' engines',   locomotives,   lathes',  wire   rope,   rails,   cars,   machinery   ot"   al  WATIONAl-.   MACHINEBY   CO.  225 T,I".in St. ' Scy.  GC  Useu   Machinery   or'   All   Kinds   liqugh'  and   Sold.  E. C. EQUIPMENT  CO., ITD.  a*nk of Ottawa Bids?. Sey. 9O40  i h*u o.  YOUR BUSINESS  STANDING  is   frequently   judged   by   your  stationery.  We do not merely take  your  business, but help to make it.  Phone Sey. 316  A.  HAZELDINE  PRINTING    CO.  516 Pender West  For .a-; ".vine's oi"*.,.,..,,,,,   '  WEIB   14ACHIWEBY   CO.   lTf±>.  1396  Richards  St. Sey.  744S-7443  STENOGRAPHERS "~~~*  Sxijert Typewriting of every description  Mimeographing,    Multigraphing,  Translations Stenographers- Supplied  CENTRAL "PUBI.IC  STENO»RAHPEBS  Sey.   5078 414  "Dominion   Bldg.  This one record tells you  ^where you .stand at  the^end of* any  Specialist   in   Cement    Work  ED.   HUGGINS  FX.AIN    AW3>    OBMAMENTAI.  PX.ASTEBEB  s*r. asaa-asj. -       araa   mim   .*»•.   w.  PILING�� POLES  ANY   IENQTH   rURWISHED  We operate cor -own  logging cap  JOE   LEPORE  77a  Ctooiririat     nt  s.  Hlgh...l48  MOW TO LOWER  Delivery Costs  THEY  COST  ONLY  .  Walter Murray  Ernie "Murray  Murray Bros., Ltd.  PLUMBING and KEATfNG  CONTRACTORS  BEVXOUB  8614  137 Powell  St. Vancouver. 13.  C.  PITCMFORDKADLEG  i engraving car  -I  ILLUSTRATING  ' ENGRAVING  DESMONING     COLOR WORK  PHONE SCX 7.501.  -445 RICHARDS ST.  VANCOUVER.B.C  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 Inguiries to  FAIJIMONT 2794  Seymour Tire & Rubber  Company, Limited  Sol* Dealers and Service  Station for Goodyear S.V.  Truck Tires  851 PindcrStW.       Siymov 3053  fLOOR LAYERS  and  Manufacturers  1 f  8. C. Hardwood Floor Co.  Limited  2635 Granville St.  Phiae Sey mo nr 1378.  ELECTRICAL  MANUFACTURING COMPANY  -.Matters of  . Switch Boards, Panel Boards, Steel  '  Cabinets, etr>. j  Switches designed and  huilt  for any'  -special  work. jl  Industrial. Island      Vancouver, B.  C. jl  E. CHRYSTAL & COMPANr!  Carpenters and Contractors .  Store  and Office Fixtures  General Repairs  ' •'• ,    ■ •'" .'■•■'  .• a mm ••  .10.8 Georgia ST., E.     Seymour 8551  H.D.Rees  W.A.Kruse  The Electric Shop  ELECTRIC     SUPPLIES  WIRING and  REPAIRS  12 Hastings St. E.  Sey. 1224  Authorized Service Station  Davie Vulcanizing Co.  1204 Granville St.  Soymour 1184  A CHIEVE success by  J-\ using  simple and  practical  account-  Ins; methods which enablo  you  to father the  essential  details of rour bosiness without waste of time or effort, and  afford a neaM ol aoalrrioff it*  progress.  ^"-?Wi*il3W*',~*or ealaa«.saeli  *^i^^^r,£!SLT#w,,kk  CeaiaBcrcl«l Ae«o«isitlBat  Imcmti mt Cm* Raecjv^  1«mt4 ml C«*h DWbwMd  -Jeurnal Eolriaa  ~t<X4m!tUT^yU •*,M, R^^wMe  -Petty Caaii DtaburseoMBU  -Pay Roll  BMall Ukenearaof tacompsct.conTenl-  ynt form, ready at any ttmo to ibow you  Just wber. you «tarul. y  S«1m Record* and Bxponao Racordi by  Department*, Corompdltl<!« or Salesmen, led-  dor Aceounu, Stook Rocords. and other  reeordjare aa*oe(at«Ml and naeemhled In »nch  eoncroto form «a to «J»o all tho data needed  for complete buiinetx anajygi*.  Como In and •« thfa nyitoni or ask for  our gpccuu circular dcacrTbinK it.  Western  Specialty  liintf ed  672   Oi-anvlllo   St.    - .Sey.   353P  IIIMMIIBIIIMIIIIailllMMIICTIIIWlM  E. J. Ryan Contracting  Company, Ltd.  Specializing   in  qENERAL CONSTRUCTION  OF ALL KINDS  PAINTING . DECORATING  ALTERATIONS - REPAIR WORK  Telephones, >ermonr 8566-8506  Suite 6, Talrflald Bid*.. 445 Gran. St.  J.  C.  Thorn  President  .1.  1,.  Mil In r  Algr.-Direotor  96S  GAS   HEATING  In Vancouver  If yon aro planning a now  house or building, or remodelling your old building or Its  heating plant, it^will pay you to  Investigate  gas heating.  No furnace to tend; automatic  regulation; unit radiators; special low rate for gas.  A Phone call to New Business  department  brings  particulars.  Vancouver  Gas  Co.  VETERANS ENGINEERING  AND  .  CONTRACTING CO., LTD.  Contracts taken for  of    construction,  alterations.  all classes  repairs    and  PHCOWa  SEYMOUR 8930  611 Dominion Bldgr., Vancouver, B. C.  Oarrall and  HaatinffK  Phone Soy.  5000  SBSSBSSSS,  J. Hanbuiy & Co.  "TjIMITED  EXCAVATING  t    and  GENERAL TEAMING  Horses for Sale  KourfJj   Ave. and Granville St.  Bay view 1076 '*■*■■,
BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD
Adkison & Dill
GENERAL CONTRACTORS
Specialists In Reinforced
Concrete
325 Howe SL
Sey. 3768-Bay.U28R
J
Artistic Wire & Iron Wks.
Manufacturers
Ornamental Iron "Work and
all kinds of Wire Work.
112-1C   Dufferin   St.
Fair.- 2CIS
NEW WORK - CONTRACTS LET
THE    POUOWIBTO   TABLE    SHOWS   BUILDINGS    COSTIKQ    $5,000    OK    OVEB,    ON     WHICH    COKSTBTJCTIOH
XJNDEB WAY, OB OH WHICH CONTRACTS HAVE BEEM* XJiT BUT COWSTRTTCTIO"er WOT YET STARTED.
IS
Character         .Coat
Add   to   .School    . ?27,5&0
Baynes & Horie
General    Contractors
B3S Hawl SL
Seymour 13S9
Edward Cox
General Contractor
Cabinet Making Fixtures
Siyneir 11S3 Reir 530 Howe St.
Davies
Construction Co.
General    Contractors
Crtdit-Fuciir Mi.
Vueiinr, B.C-
Rewidence 	
Residence    ........
Three-story   Hank   .
Remodelling ■
Residence	
Eight-Room   School
Residence   	
Apartment House ....
Bungalow ';...	
Garage Bldg.	
Kesidence	
School   Building   	
School   Bldg.	
Residence   ..................
Residence	
Brick 'Bldg	
Kesidence	
.Residence	
Residence  '. ..........
Residence	
Residence	
Residence   ....;......	
Two .Residences  .......
Oarage ...:	
Shingle   Mill	
Residence     	
Bungalow	
Road   Work   	
Dominion Construction
Co., Ltd.
General Contractors
509 Richards St.   -   Sey. 8320
Vg. GREEN LEES
■:'•.;. COITTBACTOK
File   Driving-,  Wnarves,  Bridges,
roundations, ate     ,
407 Cordova St. W.
Seymour 3 08.1
Harrison & Lamond
Industrial Engineers
Seymour 3535 501 facific BItig
 :. $10,000
...... .......$S,0U0
 ?300,000
 ." SS0.000
 ....J10.S00
 .113,100
 ¥8,000
    $5,000
 .$22,000
;     $8,000
 $17,900
 $80,000
.....„..„ ...$10,5 00
 .. 510,500
 $15,000
 .;...........: $7/2&0
 :....i$5,300'
    $12,000
.: $7,200
 '.: $5,000
 $6,000
 $S.100
... .....$10,000
 $C,000
 ......$20,000.
    $5,000
 .......   $20,000
Garage  $25,000
Five  Residences :................$20,000
Residence .> .'.     $5,200
Residence .„..$8,600
Residence ...$5,0.00
Residence ...$8,000
Boiler House & Oven  ; $10,000
Residence  $0000
Residence    $5,000
Buk -uitiv  _ ' SB.000
Gymnasium    Building    122,000
Repairs         $20,000
Residence  ?. : ".. $7500
Remodelling   Kesidence      fl0.,000
Dwelling    :..'...$5;000
Garage Bldg $21,000
Residence      $9,000
Store   Bldg $5,50,0
Bungalow    .•    $5;000
Additions       $6,000
Dwelling    $5,0.00
Garage       $20,000
Theatre   .".    $300,000
Brick   Bldg $10,000
Store   alterations    $5,000
Residence  ..:    $5,000
War   "Memorial       $15,000
Machine   Shop    .''. $5000
VANCOUVER
Location    ..    Owner
Magee   ,..Pt.  Grey  School  Board
King Edward & Selkirk..Mrs. G. Forsyth
29th & Margurite. Mrs. E. L. Bourne
Seymour & Hast...Union Bank of Canada
Dominion   Bldg Dom.   Bank
Shaugluiessy   Heights D.   H.   Christie
Ash & Tupper Sts. Pt. Grey School Board
Shaughnessy   Heights.!..!-!.   J.   F.   Turney
018 Victoria Drive T. Heland
Strathcona   Heights    Walter   TeeUel
Sth Av. & Kingsway..Standard Motors Ltd
Pine Crescent <*<.- 27th  Ave. J. W. Browne
Kitsilano ^...V^n.   School   Trustees
King Edward  Ave...'Pt.  Grey  Sen".  Boar
26th   Ave:,   Pt.   Grey ...E.  Davis
2Gth  and Alexander .'. E. C. Stark
242!   Granville   St.... .........T.   Edwards
27th   &'Angus   Ave., John   McNeely
Shaughnesssy  Heights  ........R. W.  Clark.
Laurier Ave.  Pt.  Grey ..J.   I.  Sto'ddart
49th  and  Angus  ........:.......,...Win.  Walker,
14 th- Ave.   W..............: E.   Stratton'
Carnavon & Marine Dr. A. Davidson
Pt. Grey ..:.. Fauld's Financial Agency
1140 Georgia St. W ...K. J. Snelgrove
''Gran.  St.,  Pt.   Grey.—Hunting & Merritt
Marine. Dr. & Shannon St B. D.  Rogers
4th   Ave.   near"'   Blanco ............I.   Blair
Main St. & Vict. Dr City of V & S. Van
Seymour & Drake....Chapman Motor Co.
Alma lid. Kitsilano..Vet. Eng. & Con. Co.
27th Ave. near Hudson..Mrs. J. A. Jewett
Shaughnessy' Heights... J.   D.   McNeil!
35th  and  Vine .............:...Mrs.  C.  Bishop
Hudson & 27th ....Mrs. E. B. Bliss'
Parker & Glen Dr; Restmore Mfg. Cq.
Shaughnessy    : F.   Vanalle
1725 14th Ave. W Cant. AV. J. Conway
West   Pt.   Grey P.   Fraill
Powell & Jackson Sts Jap. Meth. Miss.
Point  Grey   Braemar  School Corp.
Shaughnessy   Heights John   Brown
Shaughnessy Hghts....Kenneth  Stevenson
306  11th  Ave.  W F. T.  Vernon
660   Howe  St Veteran's   Garage
Kerrisdale   W.  J.  Burroughs
4 039  Main  St ....... A.  Winrani.
1728  2nd Ave.  E Mrs.  F. Chapman
25th and Angus Ave Wm. Page Powell
Marine Dr. & Stewart Rd...W. R. Stewart
Archt 1  Contr.
Twizell  &' Twizell Adkinson & Dill
James A. Benzie S. J. Newitt
James■ A.,. Benzie -.. C.  F.   Robinson
■JMK.V ">I 'uosiipoH'u-Btu-tnj ?g ainA.oins
Sharp *c Thompson....Hodgson, King.& M.
Bernard C. Palmer..Wallace & McGougan
Twizell   &  Twizell.. .....Baync3 & Horie
Bernard C. Palmer..Wallace & McGougan
 C. F". Robinson
P'red. L.  Townley .............Day Labor
Honeyman & Curtis '...'.W. J. Prout
Gillingharri & Korner ....S..- J.   Newitt
Owners .' .Peter   Tardiff
Twizell & Twizelll.Hodgson, King &'M
J. C. Mckenzie' ;..W. McNee
J.   C.   McKenzie W.   McNee'
J.   EHigott ■-.."< ..........Owner
Owner  Owner
Robert M. Matheson.....:~....S. N. McLeod
 ........Cromie  &   Vroom
\ Vernon   Constr.   Co.
_ ., .....'. X Vernon   Constr.   Co.
 ..Vernon   Constr.   Co.
 .'...,.' - S. H. Shave
Owner  ....: --  Owner
I.n Brown :   Owner
Bernard   C.   Palmer Dom.  Const.  Co.
Fred  L., Townley............T.   Glover &Son^
 .'.. ..........Harrison & Lamond
B. Davidson  .....K# J. Ryan Contr. Co.
Owners  Veteran Eng. & Contr. Co.
Edwardes Sproat Davies Const.  Co.
Robt. M. Matheson..E. J. Ryan Contr. Co.
Contractor : ,M.  C.  Griffith
James A.  Benzie E. Chrystal  & Co
Owner ,  Owner
 Vernon Const. Co
W.  C.  Gillam Cook & Hawkins
Gardner   &   Mercer   ..: W.   Hyslop
F-I. S. Grifflth..Robertson, Power & Bvvey
Maclure  &  Lort E.  Chrystal  &  Co.
Fred.L. Townley S. N. McLeod
Wm.'  Fredk.  Gardiner'	
Owner  J-  B. Arthur
W.-*N. Dodds  C. H. Leltch
Gardiner & Mercer Vane. Const. Co.
_:J: I.  B.  Arthur
_ _..!.  E.  Beveridge
G-YUingham  & Korner S.  J. Newitt
 Cromie   &   Vroom
BUSINESS MEN
will hnd  the
Orpheum Cafe
an ideal meeting place for the Luncheon Hour. The Best of Everything,
Prompt Service, Moderate Charges.
Seating capacity 250. $
762 Granville Street
Opposite Orpheum Tneatre
Jas.  Dwyer, Proprietor and  Chef
FRANK M. SLOWIN
TAILOR
Business  Men's Suits  My
Specialty
$50 to  $65
Seymour 2692
404-5 Dominion Bldg*.
THE   OWNER,   ARCHITECT  and  BUILDER
is assured complete heating satisfaction if he insists on Dunham Heating.
In Dunham JHeating there is no guesswork; every detail is planned with
one   aim—the --installation   of. a   perfect   working,   noiseless   and   economical
system.
CA. DUNHAM COMPANY LTD.
Branch Sales Office,      Vancouver, B.C
D. G. BRISON, Manager
'• Phone Seymour 8057
425 Standard Bank Building
MAKE USE OF
DUNHAM
■■^HEATING   SERVICE
WHENEVER  POSSIBLE
Seymour   &  Smythe C.   M.   Chislett i Joseph -T-X.   Bowman.
Hodgson, Kins & Marble
Contractors & Engineers
508 London Bldg.      Seymour 6506
■'■"'       "        „.i.      "...     _.':'■  tt—*
Bungalow    	
 0	
     15,000
0   Homes 	
 $25.C00
Alterations 	
	
   ? 5.00ft
P.ePiiirs   ..'.	
	
     $7,000
Store   Bldg	
 	
     $20,000
Carbonate   Plant   ...
	
 170,000
Palmer Bros.
General   Contractors
929 Main St. Seyranur 4878
...Snider   Bros.
O.  II.  Crane Alexander   McDonald
Contr Bedford   Davidson
 David Steele Ltd. ; Gardiner  &.  Mercer Dom.  Constr.   Co.
...F. C. Saunders   Gardiner  &   Mercer Vane.  Constr.  Co.
James   A.   Benzie Turnbull   &   Curr
Gardiner & Mercer....Harrison>& Lamond
P^ i-I.   Simmonds Vancr.  Constr.   Co.
Gardiner & Mercer....Dominion Const. Co.
Joseph  H. Bowman A. L. Ramage
S.  Ceries    *T- .-A.  Wiles
Sey.  &  Georgia  Sts...Allen  Theatre,  Tor.
1301-3 Granville St Howard & Davis
55U Granville St.
Harwood St	
Stanley  Park   Can.; Jap.  Mission
Iridustrial  Island   Schaake Co., Ltd.
-!rd Ave. -W. l't. Grey I.  U". Buchanan
Cordova St David Spencer Ltd.
.Magee Yorkshire Can. Trust, Ltd.
2532  Scott St	
lTl" Cordova St \V. E. Drake
Gran.  St.  So.  of   Drake Wm.   Braid
11th and Yew Sts Can. Carbonate Co.
Dalton  &   Evelaisrh PL XA.  Wiles
Honeyman & Curtis....
Owners   -.	
 R. P. Forshaw
Bavnes  &  Horie
COPE & SON
1 50 Has tins St., W.        * Phone Sey. 8600
ESTABLISHED 1898
Twenty years   in business
In Vancouver
Electrical Contractors
Let us figure on your work.   Send us your troubles.   We repair everything Electrical.   Nothing too
large, nothing too small.   If you have any lighting
'trouble send for our expert who will advise you without charge.   Our stock of Residence, Store and Office
Lighting Fixtures is the largest in the city.
Robertson & Partners,Ltd.
Public Works Contractors
and Engineers
806 Metropolitan BlrJg.
NEW IDEA SHEET METAL
WGKKiS
CORNICi:,  SKYWGET,  SMOKE-
STACXS.     AUTO   WOBX.
Anything hi Sheet Metal and Rooflnjc.
RUSH & READ
FI,AX-S»      AND      ORNAMENTAL
PX.A.STEBINa    86    CEMENT    WOEK
AH  Work  Guaranteed.
Kay. 3370
Bay. 1602-R
2306 Stephens "St.
H. A. Wiles
GENERAL  CONTRACTOR
Alterations,   etc.
1350 ■ 8tb Ave. W. ^view 227
S. T. Scarlett, JttgT.
Realty   St. Sey.
"<U5
JOHN ARNOT & SONS
SABH   and   DOOES—ornc."e
-FIXTTjaES
Bandsawing- and  Turning-, etc.
1730   SrmliT   Drive Highland   S7±J
GRANDVIEW  SHEET
METAL  WORKS,   LIMITED
?V3ITACE3,    CORNICES,. SKY-
LIG-Hl'S  and  GENERA!
JOBBING
COPE & SON
1 SO Hastings St.,W.
1
NEW WORK -CONTRACTS LET
.1.   D.   Mt-Danlel
J.   F.   Scott
coii.nx-ui so-- siso-d
McDanie! & Scott
ELECTRICAI.   CONTRACTORS
Arniaturo  and Motor  Winding*
General  Electrical  Repair*
Estimates   Tree
Seymour 1SU0 r.22 Smythe St.
Kes.  1'hone:   Kair.   l'|s."
OIll'JO IMione:  Sey.   • •>••>'•>
Electric Contracting &
Repairing Co.
THOS.   U   MITCHELL
Electric Wirlnsr, rixtnros and Rspaits
of All Kinds
r,as Burrard St.    -    VancgJgZgK^JL-P-
Percy F. Letts
BI-ECTRICAIi    E^XNE-eB
and  CONTRAJTOR
His-h-Cl»ss   Electrical   Work
and   Fixtures
Bny-   441 301-1   Granville  St.
Vancouver Forge Co.
Iilniitod
FORCINGS
^pgHB^paBaMSBjKISSSBBSBMSISSSBMBMSBBSlSsaSSSMSS
OP  ALU  DESCRIRTIOtNS
Ft.   Victoria   Drive   .      Highland   70]
J.'R. Tacey  & Son
EXHAUST   and   BLOW   PIPING
our   Swocialty
Heating VontUall^ and^General
Sliect-Motal Work
<ici7 1100   Seymour   St
Seymour   ■!»'' '■'""
Charsctsr  -—  ■  Co**
Concentrator,   etc ••• .-1.000.000
Railroad'. 1'000'000
rrrt"%vharC - --"-^^
school  Addition   ■    S'0.000
>•;. vinK  3'aeiilc  Highway $SS.000
., '       ,' $50,000
mpuwiy nridKfi .    •••■;■
Pavlnp No.  3   «oad.. HO.OOO
u;;„k''Buud;n7'3:::::::::"::^"^^$^o^
'••"^ Bridge -•-" i o:Soo
Kesidence    --.   f
Uou.ul  House, Tower, etc f. W.OOt
Sub-Station    -     ^^
*r°!A,mos r :51mJo
School   	
Hridso   •      «-=nnn
Hnl:her   Factory    *<^°J
^^  »^nt        Jjoo!
Plant   Rxtonsldns    \"n^l
Oakland   School    \\Yw\
HMet.cUnR   P.erthH   etc -..$(.0,000
AlterationH   	
BrldKC   ^construction    : .-• [y000
h>k>™- »^°   nXZ
nunpralOW     - ,-n-ftnft
Round  HotiHe.  Mch  Shops etc $S0.000
Public Oarage  *    *""„
1 $ IS,000
Stores   	
BRITISH; COLUMBIA  GENERAL.
Location _  Owner
Copper   .Mountain... 'ii.  C   Copper  Co.
Princeton  to  Copper  Alt. ...15.  C.  Copper Co.
Victoria ;. ........Dom.  Government
Trail .-.- ....Bank of Montreal
Okanagan   Valley.. Prov,   Govornmont
N'ew   Westmin Herbert  Spencer School
West m ins ter-Blaine....Prov.    Government
Victoria....1st Church of Christ, Scientist-
Fraser   River   Dom.  Government
South  Thompson   River Prov.  Govmnt.
Lulu   Island   ....'. Prov.   Govmnt.
Hammond..... Bank   of   Hamilton
Blaeberry   River    ..Prov.   Govm't
Oak  Bay. Victoria  R.  W. Gibson
Sirdar C P. R.
Copper Mountain...AV. Koot'y Lt. & P. Co,
\'letoria  Sir James Douglas School
Albern: Prov.   Govmt.
Alberni  to  Great Central   Lake C.PTK.
Nanaimo   ..; A.   C.   Van   Houten
Deep  Creek,  P.G.K 1'rov.  Govmt.
Port Cotiuitlam....Gregory Tire & Rub. Co
Sapperton    Can.   W'est'n   Cordage  Co.
Kimborley    Prov.   Govmt.
Nanaimo    Malkin-Pearson    Co.
Mill Creek ....Whalon Pulp & Paper Mills
Victoria' Victoria   School   Board
North   Vancouver Wallace   Shipyards
•Westminster   W.   S.   CollLster
WeatmlnHter   Prov.   Govmt.
Kndorby
Burnaby
 Prov.    Govmt.
 Mrs. A.  S. McRae
Victoria    ...Can.   Nat'I   Rlwys.
•Victoria.. B.   C H.   A.   Davie
Victoria, B.  C J-  Boscowith
Arch; .    Contr.
Owners      • • • •
..' VV.   P.   Tierney
Dom. Pub. AV. Dept...McDonald & Watson
....._..... : Medby & Vestaunet
 X-...X ;.......... .....A. E. Griffin & Co.
 W.    J.    Sloan
 X H.   P.   Peterson   Constr.   Co.
Dunham  Peter McKechnie
 .....:.Paci(tc  Dredging  Co.
Public   Wks.   Eng Wm.   Greenless
Public  Wks. Dept Harrison  &  Lomond
..-J. &   M.  P.   Cotton
■V.   E.   Henderson Baynes   &   Horie
Pub.  Wks.   Eng James  Henderson
Maclure   &   Lort Robt.   MoncrietT
Owners  Davies Constr. Co.
Owners    R.   D.McDonald
J.  C.  M.  Keith '. Thomas  Ashe
  Parfitt  Bros.
 ."_ Foundation    Co.
A.  E.   Henderson Baynes   '&   Horie
Prov.  Govmt Canadian   Bridge   Co.
Gardiner    &    Mercer Owners
Sharp & Thompson..E. J. Ryan Contr. Co.
Dept.   of   Wks Davies  Constr.   Co.
Honeyman   &   Curtis   Snider   Bros.
Owners    ., Hodgson.   King  &   Marble
......i... Halker   &    Hunter
 ....'.. Hodgson, King & Marble
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' "    '      -   ' 	 J;«7iv;«M  r*  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Equipment  Phone Seymour 6180  1060 Homer SL  Vancouver B. C.  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  RECORD  See Sample and get  prices on " Ritmac "  Laundry Tubs and  Chimney Pots  Ritchie & Macdougall  412-13 Vancouver Block  "RITMAC" LAUNDRY  TUBS  The   Ideal Tub  for Homes  Sey. 91671      " Made in Vancouver"  PROPOSED NEW WORK  Character  ....Estimated Cost,  Brick   Bldg. "...  Pier      School Bldg .....  Hotel   Jewish Synagogue  Brick   Building     Theatre   .......:.   Apartment  House   115,000  ,...: $500,000   .....$4 0,000      $40,000  ..... $500,000  •• -.,$700,000.  Location   Pender St., W.....Can  Vancouver  .....  Keefer St. East    English Bay   City ,.  Seymour Street :..  Robson & Seymour.  Bute  and   Barclay...  VANCOUVER   : Owner   Architect  Financiers  Tr.  Co.   ..-. C.  P.  R.   Local Syndicate   Clarke & Stuart   Regal Films Ltd.   Stock   Co.   Plana Beady  H. S.  Griffiths Tenders Closed  Owners .'.  .Soon  Gardiner & Mercer Tenders Closed  Twizell,   Birds  &   Twizell Soon  ell  & Grill  -.<•■■       Established  1905  Roofing Contractors  SKYLIGHTS-GENX»A"L  JOBBING  1238 Seymour St.  Vancouver, B. C.  Seymour 2981  Thomas. W.   Lamb.....:   Twizell, Birds & Twizell....:   .Soon  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  P. A. Jones, Mg?.'■'.'■-.;  WHARF   BUILDING,   BRIDGES;  PILE  FOUNDATIONS,   ETC.  Owners   of   Tug:   "dive"  General Towing:  324 Front St. -New Westminster  Telephone   1015  Branch   Office  S37 Hast. ,St.  W. Sey. 4404  I DIXON & MURRAY  MANUFACTURERS OF  SHOW CASES, OFFICE  and STORE FITTINGS  Character ...;   Candy   Factory  Residence    .........  Alterations ........  Residence     ;..  Drydock   Municipal   Hall   Estimated Cost   '.X '$10*000  VICTORIA  ...$25,000 I  Location .....  Russell  St.  Oak  Bay  ....  Victoria  .....  Victoria      Esquimau   .  Esquimalt   .   Ormonds  Etd.   A.   Jjenison  ..Dominion  Hotel   Col.   Bennett  ......Dom.   Govmt  .Owner  Architect  It.   S.   Griffith   ....  Maclure & Lort .  Percy   l-'ox      Maclure -»«t.  l.ort  Dom.  Govmt    Plans Beady  .......:...Tenders  Closed  ....... ....Tenders Closed      Soon   .Soon   ,........:.-..  Soon  ...To   Submit   By-Law  "NEVERLEAK" ASPHALT ROOF PRODUCTSlI  /oi S,  ,LGu»-rariteed) *  (Shed  Water  Like a  Duck)  •NEVH   -A-:.^-S^,"N-e« XEAK, n„o,Palllt.  For  Building New  or  Repairing Old. Roofs  PACIfIC ROOFING GO., Ltd.  MANUFACTURERS   AND   GENERAL   ROOFING   CONTRACTORS  Seym°Ur   1186 " ■•=^!.tr.-l ..and VancouCer.Bc  Character    Memorial  Hall   School   Rldg. ....:.:   School  Add   Memorial Hall    University   Uldgs.   .  Refrigerator —   Eight-Room   School  High   School    -...:.  ..Estimated Coat  !.'.'."! "."."."."1.*".".' j'cib oo   $50,000  ..'. ......$25,000   .$80,000   $150,000  BRITISH  COLUMBIA  Location w  South   Vancouver  Creston.   Ii.   C   Penticton   Point  Grey   Point Grey...   Kelowna     Lynn   Valley     Prince   Rupert   ...  -GENERAL   Owner  '.'.".Dist!   School "Board   , School   Board  ..University ol' U. C.   C.P.R.   ......School   Board   School   Board   t....  Architect  Sharp  &   Thompson  Sharp &  Thompson  Owners  ...X   1-r.   Blackaddar     •-j Plana Beady  "\'vni"rBniVd"'s'oon  .Vote   By-law  MALTHQID ROOiFlfVG  The Best that's made  Sales Agents  Smith,  Davidson & Wright, Limited  Vancouver, B, C,  (Continued from page  1)  GENERAL CARPENTER WORK  c     PAINTING, PAPER HANGING aid KALS0MININ6  Sey. 8765      Sey. 8766  1065 Dunsmuir St.  cessary. The factory will produce carbonic acid gas, which is used in car-  bonating .mineral waters, refrigerating  etc.  The cost of the new plant, including  the machinery to be installed at present is about $70,000. Messrs. Baynes  and Horie will start construction work  at once.  E. A. BAILEY  Plumbing  and  SteamfJttfng  ■.*•/:  J1033 GranvNI* St.  Vaneouvar. B. C,  Phon* S*y. 13*  R«a. Bay. 77  S. J. Trickey  E. E. Elliott  £#&:..isr .  'I Sheet  Metal Works  PLUMBING  HEATING.  VENTILATING  560 Cambie St.,   Scy. 620  CONTRACTORS OBJECT  TO TEN PER CENT. BOND  An objection that applies with equal  force to other small building jobs in  the city was outlined to the city council at its meeting oh" Monday in a letter from City Building Inspector A. J.  Bird.    He stated that great difficulty  was being experienced now in obtaining suitable parties to tender for dwellings   being   erected   under   the   .provisions of the Better Housing Scheme.  The limited'number wiiC^ave secured  contracts are now unable to take on  more work owing to their inability to  put up   security  of 10  per  cent.    -It  was stated that two or three of these  building contractors will have deposits  amounting to nearl $800 to ?1000, and  they complained  of  having- so   much  cash lying idle which they could use  to advantage.  Inspector Bird stated    that    it   had  been found that the bigger firms will  not tender for these small houses and  a number of contractors also refuse to  '•^wdof   ""de*-  the  present   conditions.  which, to obtain figures, and this field  is   now   almost   closed   owing   to   tne  reasons outlined.  WRIGHT BROS.  BUILDERS - CARPENTERS  - ROOFERS -  General Building  Repairs  Sey. 3315 511 Dunsmuir St.  1  ANNOUNCEMENT.  Mr. J. B. Parr begs to inform his  clients and friends that he has dissolved partnership in the ; firm of  Messrs. Par & McKenzie,' architects,  of 728 Vancouver Block, and has now  opened an office at 505 Carter-Cotton  Building, 198 Hastings Street, West.  ROOFING  *   aaf  PAVING  MATERIALS  The BARRETT Co., Ltd.  Send   for   color    card   off   BARRETT'S  VELVEX   CREOSOTE   SHINGLE   STAINS  Cor. lOth Av*. & Arbutus St. Telephone* Bay. 63 and 64  COAL  TAR  PRODUCTS  NOTICE.  McLeod Sheet Metal Works  furnaces,    Booflnff,    Cornices.    Sky.  lig-hta  and   Genera]   Snoot  Metal  Work  Seymour  7177  1042  Richards  St.  CHAS. LUNDEGREN  Flnmblar and  Bepalr  Work  All kinds of Sewer Work  A Specialty  37   16th  Ave.  W. Fairmont  884 L  Notice  is hereby  given   that an application   will   be  made   to  the   Legislative  Assembly' of   the     Province  of     British  Columbia at the next session on   behalf  of the Association of   ;ProfesnionaI  Engineers of British Columbia for a Private  Bill  to incorporate the, said  Association,  the   said     Bill     to     be known  as    THE  .BRITISH    COLUMBIA    ENGINEERING  PKOKESSION ACT,  for the purposes of  governing and reirnlnting- ihe practice of  Civil, Mining, Metallurgical,  Mechanical,  Electrical and   Chernicai: EnsineerinK   in  the   Province   of    British Columbia, and |  the qualification, examination and regis- |  discipline   of   its   members   and   for  the  tration of    intending    practitioners,  the  acquiring of real  and personal property  arid   the  disposal   of   the. same,   and,. for  the   general   management   of   the   Association. .  Dated at  the City of Vancouver. B.C.,  this 5th day of December. A.D.  1919.  H.   S.  TOBIN,  Of the firm of Pattullo & Tobin,  Solici-  . tors ,for, the Applicants.  BRICK BUILDER and CONTRACTOR  Kilns. Furnaces and Boilers  A   Specialty «  Estimates given - Distance no obstacle  ADAM  JACK  Highland  728 i^ .T   .  2020 Oundaa St.  PILING and POLES  FIR, CEDAR op HEMLOCK  sr.ny len-gth — any diameter  FEDERAL LUMBER CO., LTD.  |     1021-1024 Ro.oro Bul.dln* Seyn..„, 309S.39M  E. D.COOK   & CO,  GENERA!.   CONTBACTOBS  Specialize   fn   Reinforced   Concrete  Modern    Apartments.  Remodelling  Buildings.   Giving  Increased  Earning Powers  GPSBirlcs  Bid*.  IN  ■'Falmew San.d & Gravel  Company, Ltd.  SANO & GRAVEL  ■PROMl'T DELIVERY.  READINESS   FOR  RECLAMATION  WORK  Plans, are in readiness and it is. expected- tenders will be' called for 'shortly after the first of the year on the  Sumas Reclamation scheme.  ASKING TENDERS FOR  R     CLEANING OF SLOUGH  ' Tenders are bejnsr invited .-ry the i  j Municipality of Ladner, B. C. up to]  .'.noon of Saturday, January 1' th. I^'« !  (for the cleaning of Chilluckthan i  ' Slough.  Seymour  3922  C. H. FREEMAN  Painting - Decorating - Paperhanging  TWENTY  YEARS  WITH   ONE  OF  THE LEADING DECORATING  FIRJMS IN LONDON.  ENG.  32S3  Main  St Phone Fair.  1622  ; Evenings Fair. S15 9-R  for  SAMUEL B. REDBURN  KAISOMINING   AND   TINTING  '     ...   A SPECIALTY  ESTIMATES GIVEN  Phone   "Fairmont   484 R  314 7th Ave. E. Vancouver, B. C.  1527 Main St.  Fair. 552  E. B. LACELLE  Painting - Paperhanging • Kalsomining  Estimates Free  Highland   27U1     -     1825   10th   Ave.   B.  Vancouver,  B.   C.  J. C. Reston  ELECTBICA3C    ENGINEER  AND  CONT3ACTOE  314 Bank of Nova Scotia Bldg".  COS  Hasting  We.st  Sey.  2889-7579  Office, Sey. 7*75 Res., Falr.j2138L  J. H. Healey  OPTOMETRIST  Glasses fitted for the relief of ill  kinds of eya strain and nervous  lie.-idache.  825 Birkg Bldg'. Vancouver, B. C.  I  PANTAGES THEATRe[|||       DWELLINGS  Unequalled Vaudeville Means  Pantages Vaudeville  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS  Cariboo  District.  Canyon Crock Bridge.  - Sealed tenders, endorsed "Tender for  Canyon Creek Bridge-." will he received  :,y the fio'iourable the Minister of Ful>-  'ic Works uj> to noon of Friday, tlie 2nd  day of .January, 1920, for the erection  uieJ completion of Canyon Creek Bridge,  .Mile ''9. Qnesnel-Fort George  Road.  l'lans, specifications, etc., may he sein  at the Court House, Qnesnel, or at the  olllce of the undersigned.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  A.   E.   FOREMAN.  Public   Works   Engineer.  Public   Works  Department,  Victoria,   K.   C,  December  Sth.   IfiiO.  STRAIGHT  LOANS   OB   MONTHLY LOANS  JENKINS  ELECTRTcALII  Company, Limited  ELECTRICAL   CONTRACTORS  Ki.WTiurAi.     r.vN'i'Ai.i.A'rifj.vM     ttr     kvckv  DK.KCllll'TIO.V. i:t.V.€tTltll'.\I,     Hirj'I'I.IKM  NOTICE  TO   CONTBACTOBS  Sealed tenders, addressed to the un  'dersigrned. and endorsed '*Tendei  bridge over the Bow River at Banff,  Alberta." will be received at this office,  until 12 o'clock noon, Wednesday, Janu-  I arv 7, 1920, for the construction of a  I tTooiiv Mm,';,,,'!"'   Bow   River   at   Banff.  .Plans and forms • ol" contract cun . i>--  seen and specification and forms of  tender obtained at this Department, at  the office of the District Engineers at  Edmonton, Alta.: Winnipeg. Man.: Vancouver, B. C; Eejuity Buildinp. Toronto.  Ont.; Shaughnessy Buiidng, Montreal,  , Que.; at the Post Offices, Calgary, Aita.,  and Banff, Alta. j  Tenders will not be considered unless |  made on printed forms supplied by the j  Department and in accordance with i  conditions  contained  therein.  JSach   tender  must  be  accompanfed   by j  an accepted cheque on  a chartered   baril  payable to  the oreler of  the Minister or  ,.Public   Works,   ecjual   to   10  per  cent,   of  ! the amount of the tender. War Loan  Bonds of the Dominion will also be :ic-  cepted   as   security,   or   War   Bonds   n«id  cheques   if  required   to   make   up  an   odd  amount.  Note.—Blueprints'can be obtained at  this Department by depositing an tc-  cepted bank cheque for the. sum of $25.  payable to the order of the Minister of  Public Works, which will be. returned If  the intending bidder submit a regular-  bid.  By order,  ii.   C.   DKSROCJJF.RK,  j " Secretary.  j Department  of   Public Work.'-:,  i OttaSr.'a.   November 22,   1910.  Electrical Contractors  Light and Power  Motor Repairs  Storage Batteries  The Jarvls Electric Company, Ltd.  570 Blchard* St. ,...-■•■■  -   *Phon«   Sayxnoor  175  Gilley Bros., Ltd.  DEALERS IN    *.  CRUSHED ROCK - SAND - GRAVEL  Afl Kinds of Building Material  Street West  __y_yj' •*•*" We«tmln»t er, B.C  Phone IS and 16  902  Columbia  PHILADELPHIA  DIAMOND GRID  BATTERY  "The Battery for your car"  Expert battery and Ignition repair*  The Jarvis Electric Co., Ltd.  570 Richards Street  Sey. 9512  539 Main  Streetjj  ■■"■»■■—J  GRANVILLE WOOD WORKSi  H.    HUTCHINSON,    PnOPR'lETOK  CABINFT  MAKERS AND  CARPENTERS  BAND  SAWING AND  WOOD TURNING  GENERAL JOBBING  Soy. 9478  735 Helmcken St.  Blue Prints Whilst you Wait]; Brown, Fraser & Co., Ltd.  DltAFTrNG  AX.X,  X.I1TES '       * '    Paper,   instruments «nri   c,,r,T.it^.. I  "DIlArTrKO  AX.X.  Z.I1TES  Papi*r.   instruments and Supplies  MOST  MODERN"  "EQXTrFME"SrT AND  OIDEST ESTABI.ISH:"fCI) ITU B. C.  P.C. DRAFTING & BLUE PRINT CO.       .  •11.1 Granville St. Sfymour 27fif" I  | ARCHITECTS f  ***H^*f"^*!*^*J-*'IK-*'fW*<f,*!»*^,'!"'?,*>'?'-!-t'',*5''*��>^'*'^!-  NttmoeTB of The Architectural Institute  ot BritlsJi   Colunil>la.  SUCCESSORS    TO  DOMINION EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO., LTD.  Mining. Municipal mil Contractors'  Machinery and Supplies  Phone Seymour 7155  Seymour 3406  B. C. PERMANENT  LOAN CO.  330 Pender St. VT.  PHONE  SETUOVB 790-791  VETERAN  R. N. DICER  ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR  ARMATURE AND  MOTOR  WINDING  REPAIR   DEPARTMENT  OPEN DAY AND  NIGHT  Phone Sey. 824 (Day and Night)  1256 Pender St. W Sey.  5493-1.  TANCOTTVEB   !?cy. 3300   Scy. 3270   Hey. 1801  ....Kny. C62  .. Hey. 3fi72  . Ncy. OH 28  H!!iy|!!!|f!l!!Unillllli:illlG!llliyilllllllillfl  TURNBULL & CURR  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Fair, 8921 Higli. 1264L  llerizle,  .Tna.   j.,  Bin   ria.itltras  W   Mini.   A.   .1..   City   niila   In.mxor   I'.rvan   *   Olllain,   MO   nifliardi  Dalton   A   KveMuh.   815   Ho.itiiiB»"\V   'Inrdiiicr,   F".   C,  A Mwrner,   71S  DrHiivii'io  1,'ardiiKT,   William   Fredk..    730   Gran  Drimth.  If.  a.   207   llastlnuB  \V     Sey' 3'j'j"  nrondurson.  A.   E..  015 irastliiKs  \\  ... "'s    '   ...,,,  fronpyinnri.   A   Curtis,   S50   Hastl/i)t»   W  n(,v'  1 I'M I  -\Iatli.-„M.   Roht.   M.,   32-i   J|„n„.r   St.        '"s,.y   -VpJ  J'alnuT.   Itcrnard   C.   SS0   Jfant.   \V '.."'.Xuy. 7I7H ,'  I'arr,   J.   K..   IflH   Minting*   \V Hey.  7«11 '  Hhiirp  A Tlioinpsori,  82fl  iVmfer \V ft,.y. 10S1  Sproat.   Kdwanha,   119   I'enditr   VV ......Sey. 23l).'i  Townlpy.   Krcd  h.,   325  flomor  fit Sey. 8013  Twizell.   l;!rda   & Twlzoll,   837  Hast.   VV Sey. 7B23  Vancouver, B. C.  1150 Homer Street  VICTOBIA  Hennel.  A.  R.,   1086 St.  Ix>ulg 8t   Keith,   J.   C.   tt.,  8ayw»rd  HldK   WM  Marltiro,   Ham,   Union   1)*nk  Rid* _ 2R1«  ItiUtiway -Wllrtoo.   Lieut.-Col  XS'lraout   Hoiue  ..1171 H 1  GALVAN5Z8NG  BAR IRON - SHIP IRONWORK - BOLTS - NUTS  IRON and STEEL CASTINGS - FIRE ESCAPES  PIPE and FITTINGS - POLE LINE HARDWARE  WE  GALVANIZE EVERYTHING  BY HOT PB0CES3 ~  TJI/ATT «RON and GALVANIZING  ■   WWM 1   I WORKS  Fairmont 971      Office and Works, 225 - 5th % Vancouver, B. C.  wil-Baam

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