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 ££5™ , -;.. V^;1:!- !"A. V.TL. V,^P7,.^^,.1.FT^?■v^.^-riv.^^  'jr-r^-Ai .•■•■-*<';"'■  V~  »t  V.  .W  ^4    ••i>'  THE ONLY COMMERCIAL NEWSPAPER IN BRITISH COLUMBIA  VOL. X-VMT. No. 1  jA NEWBPAPEB DEVOTED TO G-ENEBAL NEWS, BtTHiDING,  CONTRACTING^  EWaHSr"EBBI-«», rROTUSrCIAI.,   CITY  AND HARBOR nVEPBOVEMENTS.  Published  Monday  Wednesclay and "Friday  VANCOUVER, B.C., MONDAY, JUNE 2, 1919  {/  Office and Plant  583 Homer-Richards "bane  PRICE—Per Year in Advance    -    flO.Od  Per Month    -----.   1.00  Building Material  P-"o -  z>  Wm. N. O'Neil Co., Limited  Tel. Sey. 4795-6. 548-550  Seymour St.  PACIFIC SHEET METAL  WORKS, Limited  ROOFING CONTRACTORS  KETAI, WINDOWS  PIRE  BOORS  SKYLIGHTS  JOBBING*  BlOW PIPING  SMOKE STACKS  Granville Is.  i  Seymour 2172  DOMINION  Pressed W R | (**, K Common  Gabriola Shale Products, Limited  Vancouver Office  425 Standard Bank Bldg.  Phone Sey. 8057  J.T.A. Ritchie, Representative I  Number                Benorlptlon  Coot  .10281—-Alterations      $000  J02SG—Dwelling $i,r,00 jlGSG a'rd Ave. 1:  10287—Dwelling ...$1,800  HARDWOODS  Lumber   Veneer    Panels,   Etc.  Our Stock is the Mo»t Complete on the Pacific Coast  We ar« also Sole Agents for th«  Celebrated "Beaver Brand" Maple  and Birch Floor'ng.  1. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  1320 Richards St. Vancouver, B. C.  •I^'>*»!-<S>'^*<^K'*'r*«r^>^*<'-i'^'?-rts''I** "flimihaiy steps to form a limited liabil-  f ■  THE MOIJOEN CO., Ltd.  GENERAL RAILWAY & CONTRACTORS  SUPPLIES  Sole Acentoln Canada for  Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.  BoyerllR»veWn-gv^  Electric Tools;   Rock-Drills;  Air Comprewora; V  Fuel Oil and Gas Engines.  MHtn-st TsrtiU  81 Pesdsr St W., Imwtii I, C,  PbOM Si|. 1815  BUILDING PERMITS       £  10284—T. Takabashi, shed, rear 543  Powell  St., $250. <?■'   '  102S5—J.  S. Vollet, garage,  547 Sth  Ave. East, $75.-  '10288—W.    J.    Griffith,    shed,    2137  Venables ?100.:  "Condon, Bug*.  Kaatrml  Winnipeg  Toronto  Vancouver, B. C.  Robert W. Hunt & Co.,Ltd.  ENGINEERS  INSPECTION .. TESTS - CONSULTATION  STEEL,     CEMENT,     BUILDINGS,     BRIDGES,     PIPE,     R£ILS.   ,CAR.V  LOCOMOTIVES,   SECONDHAND   EQUIPMENT,   CREOSOTED  MATERIAL,  LUMBER, ETC.  Offics and Laboratory  218 Standard Bank Bldg. Phone Seymour 2199  Resident Inspectors at Large Manufacturing Centers  INVITE   TENDERS   FOR   LOCK-UP  The Department of Public Works is  asking for tenders for the erection and  completion of a lock-up at Yahk.    Official   notice   of  tender  appears   else-  ^yhgre,in this paper. .   _    ■'■'  LIGHTHOUSE   CONTRACT   LET  The marine department, announces  that Mr. Stockley, a ..Prince.., Rupert  contractor, has been awarded the contract for the erection of the buildings-  to house the Aga light and fog alarm  on Barrett Ledge, near the entrance to  Prince Rupert.  The plant will be electrically-driven,  power being generated from a station  to be erected at the nearest shore  point.  ity company were taken. The company will be capitalized at $50,000, and  it is planned to raise ?25,000 of this  immediately s by public subscriptions  from ratepayers in the municipality,  -while the other .$25,000 has been promised by. the municipal council as its  donatidjrr towards the venture.  WEST VANCOUVER FOLLOWS SUIT  WEST VANCOUVER—A public  meeting is to be held in the municipal  hall in the. near future for the purpose of considering the preliminary  steps towards erecting a memorial hall  to fallen soldiers of .this district.;  MAKE FIGHT FOR  SEED  WAREHOUSE  ■■■' The final choice of a location for the  seed grading warehouse will probably be made at a gathering of B. C.  seed growers in Penticton on Tuesday, June 10. ,  The two points in favor as locations  for the. warehouse are Penticton and  Kelowna. Both are pulling strongly  for   the   establishment   of  this   ware-  FRANK DARLING & CO.  PNEUMATIC TOOLS  ^TMOtR'V  Ratter Bearing Drills - Close Quarter Piston Air Drills-■ Rivstting Hammers  Chipping Hammers-Wood Borers-Turbine 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  BBaJCS, CHAirarBX.8, AHOX.BB, V&A.TM, TKM, COLTnm  " COMVUSTZX.Y XQVZPVBB VABBSOATtHO SHOPS  CANADIAN NORTHWEST STEEL COX ltd.  Valrmoal 9396 and 339?  ▼aaeonrs*, B. OL  Seymonr 7200  EstimateB Oiven  BUILDER'S SUPPLIES  WE CABBY A COMPLETE MITE OT  FINISHING HARDWARE - CONTRACTOR'S SUPPLIES  Wovaloid Roofing  WOOD, VALLANCE & LEGGATT, LIMITED  Wholesale Heavy and Shelf Hardware  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA  Vancouver Lumber Company, Limited  MAWarACTtXaEBS OP  FIR, CEDAR and SPRUCE LUMBER  If You-Want  THE BEST LUMBER and THE BEST SERVICE  AT  REASONABLE PRICES  Cull and ■•« us, or phone.  South End of Connaught Bridge  Phone Fair. 918-919     Vancouver, B. C.  CITY BUILDING PERMITS  FOR   MAY TOTAL $202,690.00  Acting Building Inspector. W. F. Mc-  Kenzie's report for the month of .May,  1919, is as follows:  Repairs and Alterations..    S4  Dwelling  Houses       35  Apartment   and   Rooming  Houses     —  Factories  and Warehouses       5  Offices   and   Stores      2  Total  number of permits  for  .May.  1919   Total   value   of  buildings  for May.  1919   Total number of permits  May,  1918   value   of  buildings  May,   191S   number of permits  5 months,  1919   value   of  buildings  ">  months,   1919   number of permits  T>  months,  19IS   value   of  buildings  j  months, T91S   for  I Total  i ■ „  j     for  ! Total  j     for  I Total  j     tor  j Total  j     for  Total  for  120  67  $50,920  75,170  61.600  15,000  202,690  261.S45  house, and  doubtless  there will  be  a  close vote'at. the covention.  VICTORIA   RECEIVES  NEW HOUSING CONTRACT  VICTORIA—Concessions favorable  to the municipality are contained in  the new Housing Agreement received  by Mayor Porter. The agreement is  similar to that recently accepted by 1  Vancouver and allows Victoria an additional $45,000 over its original allocation under the Housing Scheme, making a total allocation of $180,000;  WILL ASK CITY TO JOIN  IN TRIUNE  BUILDING  NEW WESTMINSTER—In view of  the fact that the local Young Women's  Christian Asociation is shortly to be  without a home owing to the fact that  the present Y. W. C. A. building will  i shortly be raised to make way tor the  WE MANUFACTURE  REINFORCING STEEL  IN ANY FORM OR LENGTH AND  SUBJECT TO ALL TESTS  Submit your requirements  HYATT STEEL PRODUCTS. LIMITED  Phone Seymour 3066-3067-  Granville Island, Vancouver, B. C.  !0  —    C7S.550  211  —    606,555  THE JAMES BROOKES WOODWORKING C0.,LTD  SVJilSwork Contracts   1916  Depot 1917  .1918  Union   Depot      Can.   Northern  Rly.  Calffary Armory  ....  BossfcUQd  HUTU  School  —1910  Traxwinfllo  Sanitarium   1918  Phone Westmlneter 473  Our steam heat«d plant enables us  to manufacture Veneer Work at any  season ef the yaar.  We are now manufacturing Interior  flttintfs for the new B. C. Telephone  Bulldlnc's head •ffice In Quarter Cut  Oak.  1259—6th St., East Burnaby  uawamiti». i \,      " <   : '■' '   ■',  NEW  COMMUNITY  HALL  IS  PLANNED IN POINT GREY  POINT GREY—At a largely attend-1  ed  meeting of Point Grey ratepayers J  held at Kerrisdale on Thursday even-j  ing,' it  was  definitely  decided   that   a;  large,   well  equipped   community   hal!  would be the most fitting and lasting  memorial  to  the  Point Grey  soldiers  who took part in the great war.    With  the  object of  furthering the erection j  of a community memorial hall, the pre-  | extension   of   the   Canadian   National  j Railway    system track    along    Front  i street, there is a movement afoot for  ja   new   building  to   be  erected   under  the   triune  ownership  or  co-operation  of the Y. W. C. A.,  the  city and the  Great  War Veterans.  A committee of the Y. W. C. A. has  I already approached   the  G.  W.  V.  A.  | with a view to securing the consent of  the  latter organization  to join  issues  for   the   erection   of   a   new   building.  There is  a suitable  site  available  on  Front   street,   and   it   is   proposed   to  erect thereon  a  sort of  triple  utility  building with  the  city  occupying  the  central  portion  and   the   Y.   W.  C.  A.  jand  the  Great   War  Veterans   in   the  I two wings.    Tentative  plans  are now  Balfour, Guthrie & Co.  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  REINFORCING STEEL:—  Largest stock of Mild Steel Bars in Western Canada.   We out to  »       length.    Cold Twist and Bend Bars. '  BOLTS: ��  Drift Bolts, Machine Bolts, Tie Bolts.        We are prepared to furnish large orders of Special Bolts on short notice.  SPIKES—CAST   IRON  WASHERS,   ETC.  MERCHANT IRON and STEEL BARS  PORTLAND   CEMENT  —  LIME —  HYDRATED   LIME —   FIRE   CLAY  SCOTCH   FIRE  BRICK — BLACKSMITH   COAL — COKE  SEA COAL — PIG IRON — MANILA ROPE, ETC.  San Francisco, Los VICTORIA  Angeles, Portland BELMONT  BUILOlNfl  Seattle, Tacoma Telephone 5037  VANCOUVER  WINCH BUILDING  Private Ex. Sey. 9197  (Crnitlnnefl   on   T»atre   31  Seymour 4660  Reliable Electric  Company  J. SMITH, Manager  152 Alexander_St_._  Vancouver, B.C.  Twenty Yeara' Experiwice in all Branches  of Electrical Work. Inspection—-Expert  Advice — Trouble Work—Installing1 — He-  Winding'—All  Wort  Guaranteed.  We have just received a large shipment  COMMON  BRICK  Can make prompt delivery  in any quantity  Ritchie Contracting & Supply Co. Ltd.  Phone  Seymour 9163  1561  Granville Street  !  Westminster Iron Works  Office and Works Tenth Street  New Westminster, B. C.  Phone 53  A BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  Paints and Varnishee  Seymour 1075  up recently in a group of local contractors and realty men and one well-  known builder expressed the opinion  that the situation .would be materially  British Columbia Record  (Established 1911)      '  Published   every    Monday,   Wednesday   and  Friday   by  the  Record Publishing; Company  A   newspaper  of   general   circulation,  featuring Building, Contracting, Engineering, Indus-  trinl.   Shipbuilding,   Mining,   Automobile,   Pro_  ▼incaal,   City  and   Harbor  Improvements.  C. H. NELSON....MANAGING EDITOR  Office and  Plant  583   Homer-Richards   Lane,, VANCOUVER  REAR   OF   431    DUNSMUIR   STREET  PHONE   SEYMOUR   7888  Subscriptions Bates I"'-'"' ^"Z "** , ,,  ,  One month :.....::..... .? *3.00 | bettered if more people could be en-  Six. months ,....:.....„...:....:.....-........$S.0» : coura    d  tQ   build_or if small  build-  AU subscriptions are payable strrctly in advance ..   ......   OFFICIAL ORGAN.  The British Columbia 'Record Is the  official »rs'an of The Architectural Institute of British Columbia, federated with  The Hoyal Architectural Institute of  Canada; and The Rngrineerinff & Technical Institute of British Columbia, and  as such is used by. thehv a« the medium  through which to make their official announcements  to   the general  public.  By such selection' the British Columbia Record is no wise pledged to editorial support of any policy advanced  by theso societies, but maintains an absolutely independent position on all, matters subject to editorial .opinion.  IN. G. Foster Limited   Speclallsts ,„  WALLPAPERS INTERIOR DECORATORS interior Finishes  I-  905 Granville St.  ing loans    could be    obtained    more  rapidly and with less trouble.  In other words, as explained by this  builder, the intending home builder,  unless he happens to be returned  veteran and entitled to assistance under the Soldiers' Housing Act, is in  scores of instances deterred from,  building because the banks as a rule,  are not interested in making small  loans. The fact is very soon borne  in upon the average prospective home  FIRES  Half a block in  the industrial sec-  tion on the south shore of False Creek Contr.  burned Thursday night, when the sash  and door factory owned by Arbuthnot  &.Helmer, at Sixth avenue and Oak  street, was totally destroyed and  seven dwelling houses gutted or partially burned.  OPINIONS ,  The steel industry sent a representative committee to Washington which,  in consultation with a board representing the Government, agreed upon  standard quotations for'the'principal  steel products, representing a reduction of about $5 a ton.    Some: further  -,-, nnrm the average prospective uumc   u^^ ~^ T-    buHtEthaunless   they   have   suffi-1 revision   in   copper   and   o her'metal  cient cash  in  hand  to  "swing"  their j prices has likewise occurred.  "OWN   YOUR   OWN    HOME"  MOVEMENT GROWS ..wo..„   *_   Everybody    sincerely    interested in j whole deal, including the furniture for  = „t     .„+„,, jf,,n iini]Cj0 wjiell built, instead of just  the future of Vancouver is interested  likewise in the success of the "Own  Your Own Home'' Movement, which,  started in a modest way in the eastern  states, has now become of national  importance on both sides of the line.  ■It has become of national interest because it expresses a fundamental corol- j  «   JJUL^r      L.V.V..,         „  the liouse when built, instead of just  enough to cover the complete payments on the lot, they had better not  build at all, as far as any financial encouragement is concerned.  If this expresses a condition tbe  time is ripe for correction. Any reputable person bulwarked by a steady  cause it expresses a runaameni.a.1 i;<->iui-,^^..tc.y LJ  ...  lary of the Dominion's  prosperity—a income, whether from wages or from  great  mass   of  homes  owned   by  the J dividends, should be in a position  to  masses of the peoplei  For one reason or another It Jias  hitherto gained no great headway here,  although today more houses are being  built by private owners and the buildings situation generally is much better  than a" year ago.    The subject came  Adkison & Dill  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Specialists In Reinforced  Concrete  325 ■.!•« St  Sey. 3768 Say.H2IR  Baynes & Horie  General    Contractors  WSIi«St Si!BHr13B9  borrow enough to build his own home,  providing he has been thirfty enough  to, have saved the .first few hundred  dollars—'and he shouldn't be made to  carry an interest charge so large as  to reduce ' him to virtual beggary  merely to satisfy someone's extravagant ideas of profit. A great, city is  great in the number "of Its property  owners. This is a particularly inopportune time to discourage home owning and home building.  POINT GREY PERMITS  2194—W. G. Breeze, dwelling, $5500,  Cromie & Vroom, contr.  2195—Dr. A. Smith, garage, Laurier  Ave., $400;  Purdy & Lonergan, contr.  2196—R. L. Pallen, dwelling, Angus  Ave., $S,O00; J. L. Dunn, Contr.  r—      „—■•■-,  .. ro»  Busy Business Men  A   solid,   substantial   food   served   in  *    an appetlKine. flavor.  GOOD EATS  WE  Vo.   1-110   OOBDOVA   BT.   WEST  Canada Food Board: No.  10-7661.  No. a-eiJ  PETOEB 8T^ WliST  Canada  Pood  Board  No.   10-7660. ■  2197—P.   Easthrppe,   dwelling,   McDonald    St.,    $3,000;    Storley &  Co.,  2108—J. W. Wright, dwelling, 39th  Ave., $3,000;  D. G. McLennan, Contr.  2199—Barrett Co., Ltd., tar plant.  $ 11,000;    Dominion   Construction   Co.,  Contr.  2200—E. S. McCadden, dwelling, 59th  Ave., ?3,600.  2201—W, Amos, addition, $100.  ^202—E. Parkes, dwelling, 20th Aye.,  $500. '  SO. VANCOUVER PERMITS  3190—Mr. Tuller, dwelling, .161 ..54th  \V.,   $500.  3192—E; A. Brown, dwelling, 2967  Rae Ave.. $200; J. McGreary, Contr.  3193--A. G. Mattison. dwelling, 46  55th YY\. $1700.  3194—J. Moss, addition, 61SS Commercial  Dr., $S00.  3195—A. .1.    Benny,    addition,  2501  46th E.' $200.  3197—A.   Newman,   dwelling,   Flem-  ,ing St., $150.  3200—M. R. Engstion, dwelling, 65th  E., $1500.  3201—W.   Taylor,   alterations,   211,6  Hoc-ley' St., $500.  3202—Globe Fertilizer Co., rotary  dryer, $6,000; P. A. Walsh & Co.,  Contr.  3204—J.  Salkeld, addition, S40  64th  E., $250.,  3205—J.  Waring,, addition  520  62nd  E., $600.  3206—H.  Ham,   dwelling,   7356   Duff  St., $1500.  3207—-Ij. Watkins, dwelling, Marine  Drive,  $1,400.  NEW WORK p. GONTRACTS LET  tbe roKLOwnro tabxjs shows BTnxDnsros cosmro  $5,000   or   over,   oi?   "which   coststbtjction   is  UNDEB WAY, OB ON WHICH COHTBAOTS RAVE BEEN LET BUT CONSTRUCTION NOT YET STABTED.  Edward Cox  General Contractor   '■  Cabinet Making   ***4    Flxtw«a  735 IrtoOu St  Ujmum US)  I Da vies  Construction Co.  General    Contractor*  Cnffl fMrier Mt-  Immnt. IC  Dominion Construction  Co., Ltd.  General Contractors  5M Wctarts St  SefBW 1412  liarrison & Lamond  Industrial Engineers  Sejmcur 3[35  681 Pacific EH*  Character   Tuberculosis   Clinic      Residences   .................  Brick   Building       Residence    ---   Residtsuee ..'.   "Liquid   Air   Plant   .;.„..   Residence ..-..:...    Residence'   :...;...■; .' ....  Residence ,.' —.. .:.........„:.  Residence .'..........~.  Residence   ....'.   MTg. : Bias.   ^.:;..-i';.^..^:;:  Dwelling   G-araee .l.........  Remodelling-   Brick   Bldff ............  Wire. Products  Mill   Bank Extension   Residence  _   Warehouse   Residence .....   Residence   GasoKhe   Station     Alterations .-. ~.  Residenoe —  Brick   Bldg.    ..:   Dwelling       Garage   Bldg   Residence      Residence      Residence     Residence   *iara?e   Residence      Residence'   1.   "Warehouse      Residence    Factory  '.   Residence  :   Farm   buildings     f {evidence .•..-  ' *'1   to   Fchool   Rotary    Dryer    :   ......OOB*  ..... 47,130  .each 4,000  \*..".!$io,"666  ........ $9000  l.....$25,*0o  :.'.... J7.000  . ...  *6,»00  ..  J5.009  .....  $6.20«   ,..»«.«••  ....$30,00»  ....?»,209  .... f 15,000    $5.00»   ..J7.000  ......$< 0.009  .......$27,000    $6,000    $i.000    $6,000  ..... $7,000  .......$ 17.000   $5,000    $9,500.   $8,000   $5,000   $30,000 ,   $8,0001   $7,500   $9,0.74-  ........$8.422   • $7000  $6000  ..." $6000    $7,000    $6,800  ....... $5,500  ..... $13,000  . ...$11,500  ......SS.000   $'{,7,500   $6,000  Hodgson, King & MarbSe  Contractors & Engineers  Seymour £506  403 London Blri£.  VANCOUVER  tooatlon    .............;......   Owner  Pender Street  .....'." Rotary Club  Angus  Are...  Macaulay '&   Nicells.  Sermour:St  B:  C.  Tel.   Co.  Shauehne«By   Hgta Clarence  Wallace  Shauehr.essy Helg:hta..Mrs. V. J. Creeden  5th arid Yukon St8...'L'Air Liquid,Society  Shaughnessy Frederick   Rerklna  1855-^-16t>i:' Ave.   W.............J.   J.  -Farater  15th A   Hemlocks. :.....:........"W. -Manson  1812'' i4th Ave. w.*.:..'.:::::„.'...'w. j: Read  Shaughne8sy....Mrs.   Alice   Brydone-Jack  8«6   Richards   St ...Coca-Cola   Co.  1312   14th  Ave.  W.......:.......:.....W. X   Read  Granville, A, Helmcken_..Mr8. .Drummond  Ft. Gore.Ave., Vane. Io« & Cold Stor. Co.  Howe A Paoiflo........Roote  Auto  Top   Co.  Ind. Island......Morrison Steel & Wire Co.  Hastlnes & Richards. Standard Bank  Arbutus   Street  ; J.   B.   Hooson  Industrial Island....Albert Kerr Co.\ Ltd".  1100 Block 13th At W. Capt. A. Freeman  Tork & Larch.Sts .......Mrs. Macdonald  Dunsmuir   St   Howe........Imperial   Oil   Co.  35-37  Hastings  St.,  H.—Wm.   Dick,  Ltd.  J1»i   llth Ave. West ....: Win.  Metz  249  Pender St.  K. Olaf  Olson  1785   16th   Ave.  W S.   N.   Baynes  Georgia & Butte '.Terminal City Mtr. Co.  Angus Ave., Shaughnesey A. A. Rohb  Alexander St. Cap & Shaw  Shaughnessy   lights Gordon   Campbell  Magee H. J. Biffgrer  556  Howe St A. G.  McCandless  35th   &   Vine ....Percy   Whalley  Mairee   .-..Wm.   G.   Breeze  49 Cordova St. K.....McLennan & McFeely  1775   15th   Ave.   W Vernon   Constr.   Co.  Industrial  Inland ..Blec, Mf<?. Co.  Shaughnessy Dr.  Archibald Smith  Pt.  Grey University of B.  C.  Shaughnessy  l-..Dr.  R-...L.  Pallen  Mairpc-  Pt.  Grey  School   Board  South   Vancouver....Globe   Fertilizer   Co.  Arch-t.   J.  A.   Benzie   A.  E.   rlenderson   Owners   ......... .-...-  James A. Benzie......  Kdwardes  Sproat ...  Owrrers  ..:   Fred L.  Townley....  Edwards   Sproat  ...  •lames  A._Benzie.     Contr.  . . .Baynes  &  Horie    .S. J.  Newitt  .'. . .Adkison  &. Dill  .......S. J. JS'ewitt   S. J. Newitt  ......S.  J. 'Newitt  " G.  M. C:hampion   ;...W.   Grave!  "....    S.    McLellan  ■    ......    Owner  4.......S. .1. Newitt  A.")'£'. Henderson  •lames   A.  tsenzre ../.■. ^,.  ...   Pratt   Sc   Ross.. Dominion   Const;  Co.       Owner  ...; ,T. B.  Arthur   ..«:.S.  J.  Newitt   ...Snider    Bros.  Gardiner &. Mercer :........H.  B.  Lecl:  Jnmes A. Benzie...X>om. Construction Co.  Edwardes   Sproat  ....Beechey  &   Holdron   Dominion   Const;   Co.  Robert   M.   Matheson Albert   Radelet  Edv.-ardes  Sproat W.  T.  Wpdd-n  ..: .....;.. Dominion   Const.   Co.   :...:.J. B.  Arthur  Robert  M.   Matheson  W.   T.   Whiteway   ..Alonza  Smith   .G.   Kilf,'ren  ......H.   H.   B aw 11 n h ei m e r   Snider   Bros.   .S. J. Newitt  ...S.  J.   Newitt  ..Glover  Lloyd  Fred   L.   Townley "...  A. E. Henderson   H.  H.  Gillingham   Bernard   C.  Palmer vji.j.c   ±-.,yj~  Bernard C. Palmer Dom. Const. Co.  Parr & MacKenzie. .....Baynes & Horie  Fred  L.  Townley .........Wm.  McNee  Fred  L.  Townley.'. Cromie & Vr'oom   J.   M.   McLucki"  .' Vernon   Constr.   Co.  Gardiner Ik. Mercer....Wallace & McGtipan  Fred'L.  Townley Purdy & Lorersan  Sharp & Thompson.. ,.S. N. McLeod  I Edwardes  Sproat    John   L.   Dunn  I Twizell  & Twizell Adkinson  &  Dill  ' T.  A.  Walsh   &  Co.  1  G. Kilgren  General Contractor  Faknaat 946L  962 14th Ave  Palmer Bros.  General   Contractors  129 Mais St Stjmsr 4171  Robertson &Partners,Ltd.  Public Works Contractors  and Engineers  Se-rmv 1274  8M Meiiofafln BHt  ITEW IDEA SHEET METAL  WORKS  CORNICE,   SETilOHT,  BTXLOKT.-  STACK3.    Atrro  wosz,  Anything in Sheet Motal and I'tooflnfj.  S. T. Scarlett, Mgr.  7r-7   Boatty   St. Sty.   7C15  JOHN ARNOT & SONS  SASH   and   DOORS—OITICE  Bandaawlngf and  Turning-, etc.  1730   Semlln   Drive Highland   37-i  CliaractM:     Coat  42-Mile   '"xicnsion    30O.0U0  Government    Shed       Reconstruction    -    160,000  Nitrogen  I'lant       125,000  Concentrator,   etc l,000,00n  Railroad      1,000.000  Infirmnry   and   Service   Bldg. $151,236  I'ulp  &  Saw  Mill $750,000  Protective   Works    $60,000  Twelve  Cottages    _ $19,000  Concentrator $17,000  Coal   Tar  Product*   Plant $100,000  Brldgo   $1 5.000  Dockyards   Wharf _ $52,924  Military Hospital  _ $140,000  Hydro-Elootric   Plant  ._.._„ „..$72,000  Washing Plajit .„  $150,000  Highway  Bridge       GRANDVIEW  SHEET  METAL  WORKS,   LIMITED  rUKWTACE3,    CORKTICES,    SKY-  •OIOHTS  and  OEBERAL  JOBBING  1685   Venahloj  St.  High In ml   642  BRITISH   COLUMBIA   GENERAL.  location   _  Owner j Arch.  Clinton     Y.C.F,    Railway |  Victoria         Government  North    Vancouver    Wallace   Shipyard  Lake   Buntzcn.. Amer.   Nitrogen   Products   Co.  Copper   Mountain B.   C   Copper   Co.  Princeton to Copper Mt. ...15. C. Copper Co.  Tranquiile.. ,^_... . B. C. Tuberculosis Society  Beaver Cove.. Beaver Cove Lumber & I'ulp Co  SteveHton     Dom.    Government  Squamish P.  G.  B.   Rwy.  Bowen  Island W. .Tipping  Marpole The   Barrott  Co..   Ltd.  Fairy  Creek Provincial  Government  Victoria   Dom. Government  Eunulmalt ..._ Dom. Gov't  Squamish ...„ „ Prov. Government  Ca.»»ldy. V. I....,..Oranby Con. M, '& 8, Co.  Sacb'rt Crossing,  V.I Prov; Gov't    Contr.   Northern    Const.   Co.   R.   Moncriett   Hodgson &  Kinjj  Owners       Owners  Owners          W.   P.   Tiernoy  Public   Works   Dept Dominion   Con.   Co.       Owners  Public  Works   Dept Hodgson  &  Kins      Thos.   Carson   T. A. Walsh & Co.   Dominion Connt, Co. & Others  Public  Works   Dopt Archie  McLean  Dom. Pub. W. Dept...McDonald & Watson  Dom.   Pub.   Wks.   Dept....Robt.   Moncrleff.   Robertson and Partners   Taylor . Rngineerinn:, Co.;  Public Wks Dept;....McDonald «• Watson  RUSH & READ  VT-AIK      AITD      OBNAMCBHTAJi  p£I^5?RWG    &    CEMEKT    WORK  AU Work O-uaranteed.  Bay. 3370  Bay. 1602-R  2306 Stephens St.  H. A. Wiles  GENERAL   CONTRACTOR  AEterations,   etc.  1350 • ftt Are. W. Peyrleir 227  ARMSTRONG, MORRISON & CO., LIMITED  Public Works Contractors  Office 813-815 Bower Bldg.  Vancouver, B. C.  BZUmMm  J. Hanbury & Co.  LIMITED  EXCAVATING  and  GENERAL TEAMING  Horses for Sale  Fourth Ave. and Granville St.  Bawicw 1076  GAS HEAT YOUR  BUILDING  Gas heatiRR by means of a fiyatem  like the Rector has been the drea.ni  of erifrineera for years.  It doe« away with dirty, .imokv  furnaces, dusty basements filled with  fuel, ar.d tha necessity of constant  stokinK.  Each radiator is a unit—you can  cut as many of them out aa yoir wish.  Vou pay for your Rat) aft«r y«u use  it, .not as y»u pay for coal., in advance.  "We will b«  grind to  fiTivo yon fljnireB  on   a   ga.n-hen.UnK   inatallatlon.  Vancouver  Gas Co.  Thmne Soy.  5OO0  Carrall and  Kaetintra  sati  Electrical Contractors  Light and Power  Motor Repairs  Storage Batteries  c  The Jarvis Electric Company; Ltd.  570  Blcharda   St.  'Phono   Soymour   175  H.D.Rees  W.A.Kiuse  The Electric Shop  ELECTRIC     SUPPLIES  WIRING and  REPAIRS  12 Hastings St. 1  Sey. 1224  E. CHRYSTAL & COMPANY  • « ■ m  Carpenters and Contractors  Store  and Office Fixtures  General Repairs  • •     • ••  219 Keefer St.  Seymour 1551  "OCEAN FALLS"  KRAFT  NOTICE  Kraft Wrapping Paper is now being manufactured In  British Columbia;    The paper is i  of   excellent,'uniform   quality   and   of   great  j  tensile strength. j  Samples and prices gladly given. I  Sales Agents  Smith, Davidson & Wright, Limited  Vancouver and Victoria, B. C.  Phona Seymour 1878.  MANUFACTURING COMPANY  Makers of  Switch Boards, Panel Boards, Steol  Cabinets, etc.  Switches  designed  and  built for any  special work.  41 Alexander St.  Vanconver, B.C.  Norman Kydd  PLUMBING and HEATING  "Ready Plumbing'-  with working blue prints fmr country  installations  906 Davie St. Siyaoir 9188  ,_      VANCOUVER, B. C.  ROOFING    Jhe  PAVING ^^       i-IM.TED  IlinClilC     Send   for   color    card    of   BARRETT'S  Company      WM*  I fin  PROIUCTS  VELVEX   CREOSOTE   SHINGLE   STAINS  Cor. 10th Ave. & Arbutus St. ToJopnonos Bay. S3 mm* 64  PILING^ POLES  FIR, CEDAR or HEMLOCK  any length — any diameter  FEDERAL LUMBER CO.  Incorporated 1909  1021-1024 Rogers Building Seymour 3908-3999  I  8§i'  4"  ft  i  EC  M  6-  JAfViGESON'S  The Paint  That covers the Quebec Bridge  The Eighth Wonder of the world  The veteran painter, tried and proved, the man who. does  paint -well.  "HE KNOWS"  The chemist, who ean analyze—-he smiles and says:  u  ALL RIGHT"  Because  It goes farthest.  Covers more space at leas cost.  Encourages   the   inexperienced  to paint and brighten up.  R. C. JAMIESON & CO., LTD.  107,->Hamilton Street.  Seymour 2268  t. m  s  v.  b>»  ■  We arc selling: out  our  ,  "WEARWELL" PAINTS  AT SACRIFICE PRICES  Quality Gnarantood,  WEAEWELL PAINT STORE  1963 OranYllle St. Sey. 3497  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  PJate, Sheet, Figured,  Wired,Art,Prism,  Colored, etc.  Wholesale  and   Retail  VV. MOLT  426—436 Duffe'rin St. Fairmont 1238  Bevelling  and  Slivering  Artistic Wire & Iron Wks.  Manufacturers  Ornamental Iron Work ana  all kinds of Wire Work.  112-1 6   Dufferin   St.  Fair.   2648  Seymour Tire & Rubber  Company, Limited  Sole Dealers and Service  Station for Goodyear S.V.  Truck Tires  VICTORY  BONDS  BOUGHT and SOLD  Transact your bond business through a long established and thoroughly  organized-concern.  (Continued from. page  1)  being prepared and the proposal will  be laid' before tlie city council in the  near future, it is understood.  THE   IRON   AGE.  Pig   iron   statistics   for  April   show  that  industry  is  rapidly  adjusting  itself to the shrinkage in iron consumption.    No less than  54  furnaces blew  out last month, leaving 212 active as  May came in, against 372 on Sept.  1  last year when the peak was reached.  In April the output was 2,478,218 gross  tons,   or   82,607   tons   a   day,   against  3,090,243    tons   for    the  31     days  of  March or\()9,685 tons a day.   Capacity  active May 1 was 75,860 tons a day for  212 furnaces, against 93,1.05 tons April  1.    Production at the opening of this  month, estimating charcoal  iron,  was  at  the  rate  of 28,000,00  tons  a  year.  This compares with an actual output  of 39,052,000 tons in 1918.    Not since  May, 19J5, when there were the first  signs of a war demand for American  steel,   has   pig   iron   production   been  at so low a rate as today.  MEETINGS  An important meeting of the  Architectural Institute of British  Columbia will' be held .on Monday  afternoon, June 2, at 5:00 p.m. in  the offices of Mr. Fred L. Townley,  325  Homer street.  Important  Business—Come!  Ceperley, Rounsefell & Co.  ESTABLISHED  IN  18Q6  Ground Floor  Winch Biagr.  739 Hastings St. W.  Vancouver  PHOWH SEYMOUR 2625  PRINTERS  Printers. -Engraviii-r, Bookbinding, Accotrnt Books.   v  Publishers   of   i'  Mininff     and..   Engineering-•    Record,  Successful Poultrynsan  TECHNICAL  The Mines Bidff.  PRESS   LTD.  426 Homer St.  B.   C.   INCORPORATIONS.  During the past week the following  certificates of incorporation were issued: Canada Food Packers Limited.  §150,000, Vancouver; Belgo Lumber  Company Limited, $40,000, Vancouver;"  Decorators Limited, $10,000, Vancouver; Lexhitori Motor Sales Limited,  $20,000, Vancouver; Victoria Ball  Club Limited, $4,000, Victoria; The  Robert McNair Shipping Company  Limited, $500,000, Vancouver; E. C.  Walsh Lumber Company Limited, ?50,-  000, Vancouver; The Somme Fishing  Company Limited, $10,000, Victoria;  Douglas. Furnishers Limited, $50,000,  Victoria; Taylor, Mining Company  Limited, $1,500,000, Vancouver; Mills  Insurance Limited, $10,000, Vancouver; United Aircraft of British Co'um-  bia Limited, $100,000, Vancouver;  Lapan Logging Company Limited, $10,-  000, Vancouver; General Construction  j Company . Limited,   $250,000,   Vancou-  an important and direct contribution to  national readjustment and reconstruction.  First, the country needs thousands  of homes. After that the home builder  creates a demand for stone, bricks,  lumber, hardware, concrete, paint, etc.,  etc.; money circulates—only blood that  circulates makes for health. Building  absorbs labor: That is of prime jm-  portance. right now when thousands  of soldiers are being released from the  army and industry is in transition  from the war to peace gear.  Your money, invested in building a  home, works for your permanent  prosperity and welfare and at the  same time renders a not less tangible  service to your country. Put your  money to work—BUILD NOW.  BUSINESS MEN  will find the  ORPHEUM CAFE  an ideal meeting place for the  Luncheon Hour. The Best of  Everything, Prompt Service,  Moderate Charges. _ Seating  capacity  250.  Opposite Orpheum Theatre  762 Granrille Street  Jas. Dwyer, Proprietor & Chef  '-* *  .' i  . l:  Z  For Owner,Architect and Bui'der   fUJNIMM  ■Cheating service  Thousands of fine homes, country  estates, industrial plants, office arid  Kovernment buildings, have Dunham Heating Service. Existing  installations can be DunhamAzed at  I'easorrable  cost.  ''%.  Blue Prints Whilst You Wait  DSAFTIZTQ AXX. £127X3  Paper,  Instruments and Supplie*  MOST MODEM?  EQT7XPKEZTT  M.JTD  OLDEST ESTABLISHED IV B. C.  B.C. DRAFTING & BLUE PRINT CO.  413 Granville St. Seymour 376?  i Arer.  BUILD   NOW '-,■.■-■'  "'" Set your money to wont on building  a .•'•home of your own. This is the period  of .readjustment, anti idle dollars, are  as detrimental to the national welfare  as idle  men.  Building is a basic industry. To  build a home, aside from the obvious  benefits to the home owner, is to make  COHPOBATIOlSr OP TEE DISTRICT OT  NORTH  VASrCOTrVEB.'  Sealed tenders on the prescribed forms  and     accompanied   by  cash   or     certified  cheque for live per cent, of the amount  of tender   (.which  sum shall  be  retained  as   a ' guarantee • until   the   satisfactory  completion   of   the   works;,   will   be   received   until   noon   on   Wcdnesaav,   June  ■4th. 19U', by Mr. John G. Farmer. Municipal Clerk, for the following work:  All    labour and     material    necessary   for  construction  of   Float  and  Gangway    Floats  at    end  or     Road  Allowance   between   Blocks   17   and '  IS.  D.L.  575, Cove  Cliff:  also  taking  down   and  removing •existing'  wharf  arid float and clearing beach so that,  the Gangway Floats will  be free to  rest  on arr fjven  bed  when  they are  aground. •  in accordance with Plans and Specifications to be seen at , the District  Engineer's Office, Municipal Ha.ll,  Tvynn Valley.  The   lowest   or  any   tender   not   necessarily accepted.  ', ■    FRANK   M.   SHARP,    ....  Acting   District   Engineer.  £  ARCHITECTS  Members of The Architectural Institute  of  British  ColtunMa.  VABrCOXTVEB  FLOOR LAYERS  and  Manufacturers  B. C. Hardwood Floor Co.  Limited  2635 Granville St.  Attention!  Mr. Business Man  1 am prepared lo furnish  you the very best in tailored  suits at  $50 to   $65  Frank M. Slowin  TAILGK  Sev. 2(t)l  •404-5  Dominion  Bldff.  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  Vernon Construction  Company  CONTRACTORS   AND  BUILDERS  Garages   and   Repair   Work  We   speciali/.o   in   small  liiintfi'lowt*  Seymour   .r>o:ir. -I'M    Richards  VANCOUVER, B.   C.  St.  1 to 5 Tons  Fact Worth Considering  Firms who demand the most in motor truck  value arc operating FEDERAL TRUCKS in  Vancouver. Such firms as the Hudson's  Bay Co., Johnston Storage Co., Ltd.,  Mainland Transfer Co., Ltd., Turner's Dairy  Co., and many others use FEDERALS.  You can easily learn the reason why these  bit? firms get mich Satisfaction from  FEDERALS  FEDERAL MOTOR COMPANY  931-935    Pender 'Street"-    West,    Vancouver  Dlutr'butors for  The FEDERAL Motor Truck Co., Datrolt   „  FOREIGN  TRADE  OPPORTUNITIES  Additional information regarding-  these inquiries may be obtained from  tire Secretary of the Board of Traded  Vancouver., or upon application'to" "The;  Commercial -Intelligence ranch ot- t'heV  Department of- Trade and Commerce;  Ottawa." '  Correspondents are requested to quote,  the number of the "opportunity" when  asking for additional, information. Retreat for each opportunity should lie: on  a separate street 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.  I.ATEST ENQVZBZES.  ' The following: inquiries are-the latest  received. For rapid perusal the reader  may know at a srlance items of interest by noting- the class of poods mentioned   at   the  end   of each   inquiry.  IMPORTANT—Quote the number «f  the ''Opportunity" in your correspond-'  ence.  1081. Lumber and shingles.—Firm  in Barbados would be glad to open up  correspondence with linns in Eastern  Canada exporting lumber and shingles.  1082. Nails and spikes.—A firm in  Barbados is desirous of getting in  touch with a Canadian firm exporting  | nails and spikes.  j     1088. Nails.—A correspondent in the  i west of England, already representing  I two Canadian  manufacturers of other  \ allied lines, and about to establish an  oflice  in  London,  is  open  to  take up  agencies of Canadian manufacturers of  nai's.  1039. Wooden clothes hangers.—A  London firm reports a market in Great  Britain for wooden clothes hangers  and would like to get into touch quickly with Canadian manufacturers.  1090. Maple roller blocks.—A cor-!  respondent in Yorkshire asks for!  names of Canadian manufacturers of;  mapje roller blocks for wringing macli-j  ines. |  1091. Raw materials.—An Italian j  commission agent, at. present In the |  United States, who intends to open of- j  lices in Genoa, Milan and Trieste,]  would be glad to be put in touch with  Canadian lirms interested in export, to  Italy, especially raw materials.  1095, Agricultural machinery. — An  organization in the Amur province of  Siberia desires a. representation of  Canadian firms manufacturing agricultural machinery, tractors, engines, etc.  Further particulars on application at  the Commercial Intelligence Branch,  Department of Trade and Commerce,  Ottawa.  Henrie.  .Tan.   A.,  510  Ilaattnss ' W  .  Bryan  f'Gtllarn,  509 Jllchard3.....:_„^.  ___  Dalton  *  Efeteiith.   615  Hastlnsu   W. _ Sey.    8U2  Gardiner, F.  C.  & Merctjr. T18 Oranrllle.__.Sey. 3CT2  Henderson, A.  K.. 615 Hastings W.............. 8«y.    T24  ""toriejman,   &   CurUa,   850  Haattncs-W ...Svf. 1G21  Kewey,  ,7ame«  W.,   2576  2nd  Are.  W... .B»y. T9211  kUtheson.   Bobort  M.,   509   Richards.-.. Soy. 5038  Palmer.   Bernard  C.,  S5Q  HasUnjjs  W ; :Sey. 8680  Pan-.*  MacKenxie,   736  Granville. ..-. „..8ey. 1811 1  Sharp  ft  TUomrwon.   620  Peiiiior  W....   Townley.  Fred L.,   32S   Homer  3t    Twizell   ■&   Twizell.   S'.7   JlastfnB-   VICTORIA  Uenncl.  A.  It.',   1036 St.  Louis St. .1.  Keith,   J.   C   M.,   Sayward  Bids.    Maeiure.   Sam.'Union   Dank Blcta '._2848  Rldgwajr-WllBon.   *.ie_t..-Col Belmont   House  BRICK CONTRACTOR  Chimneys,  Fireplaces, Etc*.  Jno. B. Sadler  ' Res.  2085 46th Ave. "W.    Box 25. ICerrlsdale  Phone Eburne  203L2  PACIFIC   SHEET   METAL  WOEKS, Limited    ■*■■  SEEET XETAl WOBK  - -• '"sad .    MOOTina  ...Sey. 1964  ...Sey. 8013  ...Sey. 7925  VULCANIZING CO.  636 DAVIE STREET ^?^ EC  KEEP POSTED- -READ THE RECORD^  J." D.   JioDaniol  Coll.   118-1,8  J.   P.   8o»tt  Sey.  Sm-L  McDaniel & Scott  BI.BOTSIOAJC   OOHT»AOTO«a  Arm»trar*  »md Motor Wt_dU_#  OtaterrU Hleetrlcal BeiMtlcw  BerMin»t«_r »*•••■  Seymour 1H9 63D Smythe St.  'vr-v*  "■'ft '  4i  1:1  ■■''■■■{'  GIANT MOTOR TROCKS  PILES and POLES  Aisrv   LE^tJTH   FXTRITISHED  We  Operate  our  own  T.OKKiri-,'  Camp  JOE   LEPORE  772   Goortrla   Bt.   E.  Hiffli...l48  OB  CL Everything the name implies.  fLIf your problem is hauling, let us help j^ou  solve it.  C One, two and three-and-a-half ton capacities  all in stock here, with night and day service.  Giant IVIotor Truck Co.  Seymour 2844-2845  LESLIE W. PEARSON, Manager.  Granrille at Pacific  Taneovtver -„;..,..,, -V-  y^s.i.'t^A'.i  '■■::'£  ^PTTTRtr nm.UIVIBlA RECORD  itf  W  A. G.BAGLE  PP.NTERS.   ENGRAVERS  an<  _:ONS Ltd  MANUFACTURERS  "BAGLEY DOES GOOD PRINTING'  »_.-.•.■    aTc«rll'<5     RUBBER   AND   METAL   STAMPS,    METAL   CHECKS,   TIME   CHECKS,  !rt    TAGsTrASS Ss     NUMBERING    MACHINES,    BADGES   OF   ALL   KINDS,   ETC.  aTL SoRH GUARANTEED BEST QUALITY, PROMPT DELIVERY AND PAIR PRICES  «   *.„-    ' 516 PENDER ST., W.  PHONE SEY. 316  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Sprinkler  Equipment  Phone Seymour 6180  1060 Homer St.  Vancouver B. C.  •y  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  P. A. Jones, MgT.  WEARP  BUILDING,   BRIDGES,  PILE  FOUNDATIONS,  ETC.  Owners   of   Tag   "Clive"  General Towing-  324 Front St.. New Westminster  Telephone   1015  Branch   Office  St. W.  Sey.  4404  ERECT  DIXON & MURRAY  MANUFACTURERS OF  SHOW CASES, OFFICE  and STORE FITTINGS  GENERAL CARPENTER WORK  PMNTING, P'PER n»N6-  IH6 an' KM.S0MINMB  Sif 8165      Seyi|8766  1065 Dunsmuir St.  BEACH   HOTEL  AT  C6ST  OF  TWO   MILLIONS  SANTA MONICA—Features that  will make it the most remarkable  hosterly on the Pacific Coast are embodied in the plans for the magnificent  $2,000,000 hotel which the. Santa  Monica Beach Association proposes to  erect shortly on the ocean front at  Santa Monica.       ■  The building will i*est on concrete  piles directly on the sand and abutting the bluff which at this point is  75 feet high. -It will be ten stories  high in the main, eleven stories in  the centre with a twelfth floor roof  loggia. It will comprise a main building with a wing on either side, the  whole having a frontage of 500 feet.  There will be 350 bed rooms and 2S0  baths with forty groups of public  plumbing. One entire floor will be  given over to the grill and amusements, including the ball room, which  will extend along tlie centre of the  building overlooking the sea. There  will be a garage affording accomodation for 100 cars as well as parking  space for another 100: For the hotel  will cater largely to tthe automobile  tourist trade as well as transient tourists.  TWO GARAGE BUILDINGS  PLANNED FOR SEYMOUR ST.  Plans have been prepared and work  will be started almost immediately on  the construction of a two-story reinforced concrete garage building, 50x120  feet,  to be  erected on the corner of  of the Chief Kngineer, Metropolitan  Building, Vancouver, B. C, or the District  Rngineer, ' Belmont  House,   Victoria,  B. C.  Tenders will not be considered unless  made on the Form supplied try the Railway Company, and accompanied by an  accepted cheque on a chartered Bank  equal to 2% of the value of the work,  payable to the order of the Treasurer,  Canadian  National   Railways.  The lowest, or any tender not necessarily  accepted.   ,  "M.H.MacLEOD,      -  Vice-President,  .    No.   1   Toronto Street,  i Toronto,   Ontario.  PROVINCE   OF   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Tenders addressed to the Chief Kn-  gineer of Railways, Victoria.' B. C, for  re-flooring the southern traffic approach  of Westminster Bridge, will be received  at" the office of the undersigned up to  Wednesday noon, June 5. Specifications  can be obtained from'Thos. S. 'Gilford,  bridge superintendent, New Westminster,  or at department of railways,   Victoria.  Tenders should be marked "Westminster Bridge Repair," and accompanied by an accepted cheque for 5 per  cent,  of bid, .payable to  the  minister of  railways.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  A. F. PROCTOR,  Chief Engineer,   •■■  Department. of   "Railways.  WRIGHT BROS.  BUILDERS - CAPENTERS  -ROOFERS--  General Building  Repairs  Sey. 3315 511  Dunsmuir 8t.  BSSJ-iiWSSWISilK*'  "075  Res.  213SL  WE  (IALTANIZE  EVERYTHING- BY  HOT PROCESS  T. WATT  IRON AND GALVANIZING WORKS  Established 1913  We Manufacture  ORNAMENTAL IRON, LIGHT STRUCTURAL STEEL   IRON  STAIRS  FIRE ESCAPES, WROUGHT IRON GATES,  FENCES, CANOPIES  Everything in'Builders'.Ironwork  Designs  and   Prices  on   Application  Office and Works, 225 Fifth Avenue West  n •    -nni. r>71 Vancouver, B. C.  Fairmont .-.Ml.          -              -      ——  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS  ;<5pni?d   tenders,   superscribed   "Tender  beared   leiiuyi =,    ,.,;„■ ,,,iii   he  received   _.-.._ .for  Lock-up  Ht^ikh.     «|"te^^f^Vlic  Seymour and Drake {streets for Chap- j ^the Honor ';^.^ol* ,iqon_ of Tuesday  man's   Motor  &   Machine  shop.  -'The  ground floor of the new Dulldlng: will  be used for garage purposes while, the  second floor will be usea as a machine  shop.   ■ '"■■■•-■' _*!__  NOTICE  TO  COHTRACIOM. .  Sealed 'Tenders addressed to the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for  protective 'works at, Nicomen Island, B.  Ci," will be received at this office until  •12 o'clock noon, Wednesday, June 18,  1919, for the construction of a dam.  embankment and three groynes at Nicomen Island, Fraser River, District of  New "Westminster,  B.  C. v- .".■ • '    •  Plans   and   forms   of   contract   can   be  Office, Sey  J. H. Healey  OPTOMETRIST  Glasses   fitted   for  the  relief• of  all  kinds    of    eye    strain    and    nervous  headache..  925 Birks Biagf. Vancouver, B. O.  Classified Advertising  Rocoi'd Headers 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 greater than that of any other publication  in Brtish  Columbia.  Tne Record -will be glad to publish  adTertisemcmts for positions wanted toy  returned men in these column* free of  charge.  AUDITORS  Consulting and Cost Accountant.  Oflice work handled for small businesses.    Private tuition  in Accountancy.  K.   O.   BOLTON,   A.C.A.   (Eng\)  107  "SforlnsMre  Bid?. S«y.  1166  AUTO REPAIRS  E.A.BAILEY  Plumbing  and  Steamfitting  1033 Granville St.  Vancouver. B. C.  Phone Sey. 136  Hat. Bay. 77  Central Sheet  Metal Works  SHEET,  COPPER, BRASS  and IRONWORK  RESTAURANT   EQUIPMENT  BOAT TANKS  GALLEY RANGES  STEAM  TABLES  SMOKE   STACKS  HEATING       VENTILATING  PLUMBING  Phone Sey. 620      151VJ Pender St. W.  VANCOTJ"VER,  B.  C.  seen and specification and form.. _  de.r obtained at this Department, at the  offices of the District Engineers at. Victoria, B: C; New Westminster. B. C:  and at the Post Offices, Vancouver, B. ,C,  and Deroche, B. C. . > ..:,.' ..'  Tenders will not be considered unless  made on -printed forms supplied by the  Department and in accoraance with conditions contained  therein.----- -.■■;-:  Each tender must be accompanied by  an accepted cheque on a chartered bank  payable to the order of the Minister of  Public Works, equal to 10 p.c. of the  amount of the tender. War loan Bonds  of the Dominion will also be accepted as  security, or War 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 $20,  payable to the order of the Minister of  "while   Works,   which   will   be   returned  "'e intending'bidder submit a regular  bid.  Bv order.  R.   C.   DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department   of  Public   Works,  Ottawa. May 13,  1919.  the 21th day of .Tune,.191 !>, for the erection   and   completion   of   a   "Lock-up   at  Yahk,    in    Electoral   District    of    Cran-  brook,  13/ C. .  Plans and specifications, etc., can now  he seen at the office of J. Mahony. Esq.,  Government Agent. Court House, Vancouver, or the Department of Public  Works. Victoria.  Lowest or any Tender not necessarily accepted.  | '    " -   A.  E.  FOREMAN.  I .■■•'. Public Works Engineer.  'Public   Works   'Department.  Victoria.   B.  C,  May  3.0. ■ 1919.      '      .,Z  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS? •  Sealed   tenders   superscribed. '"Fender  v_ for Five  Horn Cottage"  will  be received  t   can   be; by  the    Hon.  the    Minister     of    Public  s of ten- j Works up to 12 o'clock noon of Tuesday,  -i.,„o 5,.,r   mi9   for the erection and corn-  Are you thinking c.f having your ear  overhauled? If so s^e Simons the most  reliable .man in the city. All work  guaranteed. Lathe work done. Used  cars   bought  and   sold.  SIMONS GARAGE  1435  Kingraway Pair.  809  Night  CaU:  Pair.  lOQg  Campbell  & Grill  Established  1905  Roofing Contractors  METAL   WINDOWS—riRE   DOORS—SMOKE-STACKS—HOT-AIR  PXJRNACR—VENTILATING    PAHS—BLOW    PIPING—  SKYLIGHTS—GENERAL   JOBBING  1238 Seymour Bt.  Vancouver, B. C.  Seymour 2981  BRICK BUILDER and CONTRACTOR  Kilns, Furnaces and Boilers  A   Specialty  Estimates given - Distance no obstacle  ADAM   JACK  Highland   728 2021   Wall St.  COLLECTIONS^  Collections, Adjustments everywhere,  Quick Action, Prompt Remittance, Intel 1-  gent Service. Give Us a, Trial, No Collection; No. Charge.  VANCOUVER    CREDIT    SERVICE  | Sey.   8E8 615   Vancouver   Block  NCTTCE   TO   CONTRACTORS  Sealed tenders will be received by the  undersigned up till 12 noon, June 4th,  1919, for the construction of an elght-  •-nnm school building on Block **>^0. D. T.,.  '72. at the corner of A si? .tk! Tur-per  Sts., for the Bo"rd of School Trustees.  Point  Grey,  B.  C.  Senarate tenders will be received for  •)lumbing. heating and ventilation.  The con functors submitting tenders will  ■-■e required to enclose a marked cheque for  a sum equal to 5 per cent, of the amount j "='j,r;fI  of tender, which will be forfeited sho'Ud   pnVe"  the contractor  fail   to  enter  into  a con- I -     '  tract when called upon.    Copies of 'plans  and   specifications   and   form«   of   t/iubr  may   be   obtained   at    the   o"*c"   of   thp  ^reh'tect    on    thp    deposit    the    sum    »f  "MO.OO.  which  w!M  t.if  refunded  when  the  olan^j  and   specifications are  returned  in  rrood order.  The lowest'or any tender not necessarily   accepted.  TWIZELL  &  Metropolitan   FMclg..  Vancouver.   P>.   C  TWt/.ELL.  Architects.  WorKs up io  i^, u ,-i^v..    --  June 3rd, 1919. for the erection and com  pletion of a Five-room  Cottage, situated  on   Lots   23   and   24,   Block   4,   Windsor  Street,  South'Vancouver Municipality.  Plans and specifications may now be  seen at the office of the Government  Agent, Court House, Vancouver, or De  partment    of    Public    Works,    Victoria,  B    C  A. E.  FOREMAN,   -.-  ) '■» Public Works Engineer.  Public Works Department, ,'  Victoria. B. C,  May  21st,  1919. -    -.  NOTICE  TO  CONTRACTORS  ESQUJMALT   DISTRICT—PAVING*   -  ISLAND   HIGHWAY  Sealed Tenders, endorsed "Tender for  Paving Island Highway." will be receiw  °d by t'-'" Honourable the Minister ot  Public-Works up to 5 p.m. of the oth  day of June. 1919. for the grading and  paving of the Island Highway from  Craigflower Bridge to Parson's Bridge.  Alternative tenders will be considered  for paving with (a) one-course concrete,  (b) asphaltic concrete on concrete base,  and   (c)   asphaltic concrete  on  macadam  base.  Plans, specifications, contract, bills of  quantities, and forms of tender may be  seen on and after the 21st day of May.  1919, at the Public Works Department,  Victoria, or at the District Engineer's  Oflice. Court-house, Vancouver. Copies  of plans, etc., can be had on payment of  $5 deposit.  Each  tender must  be accompanied  by  an accented bank chenue on a chartered  bank   of   Canada,   made   payable   to   the  .Honourable the Minister of Public Works  for the amount equal to twenty  (20)  per  cent,  of  the  tender,  which   shall   be  ror-  if  the  party  tendering  decline  to  enter  into contract when called upon  to  do so. or if he fail to complete the work  'contracted   for.     The  cheques  of  unsuc-  ! cessful tenderers will be returned to them  upon  the execution of this contract.  Tenders will not he considered unless  mndo out on the form supplied, slirned  with the actual signature of the tenderer, and enclosed in the envelopes furnished.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  A.  E. FOREMAN.  Public   Works   Engineer.  Department of  Public   Works.  Victoria.   B.  C.   May   11th.   1919.  J. R. Taccy  EXHAUST   and  **fOJT   PIPING  oar   Specialty  Heating, VentUatlnff and General  &neet-Metal Work  Seymour SC1T UC»   Seymour   St.  CANADI.S TT   *J">T-rO"?T»L    RAILWAYS  westetiw x.--wv:s  PACIPIC   DIVISION.  Sealed Tenders, addressed to the undersigned and endorsed. "T°"der for  grading railwav terminal, North of  Point Ellice Bridge, Victoria, B. C." will  t'e recHv-ri at this office until 12 o'clock  no»r>,  Wednesday,  .Tune  -4th.  Plans, Cross-sections, Specifications  and Form of Contract, may be seen, and  form   of   tender   obtained   at   the   office**  CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS  Alterations    and    Ropairs,    Carpenter  and Cabinet Work,  Office and Store Fittings,   Steering   Wheels   for   ships.  J.   R.   B.   WILSON   CO.,   LTD.  Bmy.  3761 . 553  OamteU  St.  Pacific Roof ing Co., Ltd.  MANUFACTURERS OF  ASPHALT READY   ROOFING  General  Roof ing Contractors  <s -     -      .  SEYMOUR  1186 INDUSTRIAL ISLAND VANCOUVER, B. C.  Factories.      Houses      and      -  ':■..:"•   Garages    Repaired.      <*ene"L'  rlf-  Carpenter   and   Contraction   Work.  JOHN   P.   MO»»M  S«y. 3418 «4i   Davis    St.  Say.    931 Ereninff* g*3   J*avi»  EXTENSION  LADDERS  See  us   for   good  reliable   ladders  24   ft.  .to   4 0  ft.   in  stock.     Swing   stages   made  to order.  ALLRIGHT LADDER CO.  Say. 1778 R«ar 833 Hornby St.  MACHINERY  Oil*  Agents   Por  Xylite   Grease   and   Perfection  Skookum   Logging   Block  4-72   in.   by   18   It.   hollers   160   lbs.  2   Coal  dryers  suitable  for  fish.  All   sizes  of  cable   in   stock.  T.  A.  WALSH  &   CO.  7 Alexander St. Sey. 4738  Return tubular boilers, engines, planers, seizers. roller band resaws, pipe and  pipe fittings, belting, lumber trucks and  a large stock of transmission machinery.  SAWMILL MACHINERY CO. LIMITED  10O4 Mainland  St. Sey.  4623  Vancouver Forge Co.  Limited  FORGINGS  OF AO- DESCRIPTIONS  Ft.   Victoria  Drive highland   701     ■^^^ma^^mm^mmmmmmtm*ammB^mmmmmBmmmmmm»  ■IL .«~ggSCll-r1- M    - "        ■■mm~^  COPPERSMITHS  Marine and General  THE   CITY   WELDEEU  Tor   AVeKander  and  Heatley   Avenue  Phone  Highland   2009  Specialist   In   Cement   Work  ED.   MUGGINS  PLAIN    AND    ORNAMENTAL  PLASTERER  Bay.  2535-R.        3528   Third  Ave.   W.  Fairview Sand & Gravel  Company, Ltd.  SAND & GRAVEL  PROMPT DELIVERY.  1527 Main St. Fair. 552  I  Pumps and Pumping- Plants of every  description bought and sold or rented  out.    All pump  supplies  and  repairs.  PUMPS  &  POWER LIMITED  316-24   Abbott   St. Seymour   8110  Boats   of   all    sizes    for   sale.      Tugs.  Scows and  launches   for  hire.     Saw  and  Shingle  Mill   Machinery  for pale.  MACOZLLT8  &  MORA"*  1789  Georg-ia St. W. Sey. 8439 L.  Hoisting enjjinee, locomotives, lathee,  wire  rope,   rails,  cars,   machinery  of all  kinds.  KATIOHAL   MACKTBTEBT   CO.  935 Main St. Sey. 800  Usee   Machinery   of   All   Kindn   Bought  and   Pold.  B. C. EQUIPMENT  CO., LTD.  Bank of Ottawa Bldj. Sey. 9040  See   Us  For All'KindH of Machinery  WEIR   MACHUnBSY   CO.   LTD.  13M Richards  St. Sey. 7442-744S  STENOGRAPHERS  Brown, Fraser & Co., Ltd.  SUCCESSORS    TO  DOMINION EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO., LTD.  Mining, Municipal and Cote  Machinery and Supplies  Phone Seymour 7155  11SO Homer Street  Vancouver, B. jC.,  Gilley Bros., Ltd.  DEALERS IN  CRUSHED ROCK - SAND - GRAVEL  All Kinds of Building Material  Phone 15 and 16  902  Columbia Street West  New Westminster, B.C.  I' . =   - <i>  .T.  Vancouver Gas Appliance Co.  *  t  V  AGENTS rOR  McCLARY'S RANGES  PANTAGES  Three Shows Daily  2.30 -7.00- 9.00  PRICES 20c-30c  CEMENT  AND  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Scott & Clark  1043 Howe St. Sey. 2571—6826-L  MAIN ELECTRIC  OEBTBRAL   REPAIRS —ASBIATTTRE  WINDIWO — S"WlTCnECB CARDS  ISTSTALLATIOWS  204 Alexander St. Seymour 3856  FCxprrt. Typewriting of every description  Mimeographing,    Multijci-aphlns:,  Tra.nn!atlons ?.teno<rraohera   Sirpplled  CENTRftX PUBLIC STENOORAHPERS  Sey.   5078 414  Dominion  Blag-.  STORAGE & TRANSFER  Ba.gfjay:e,    furniture   and   freight   moved  and   stored.     Trunks   crated   and   household   goods   packed   for   shipment.  STABTDARD    TRAKSPRR   8s   STORAGE  coMPAiry  419 Cordova  St. "W. Sey. 303  ' TRUCKS  and the  t  I  V  *  t  TELEPHONE DATA  NEW INSTALLATIONS  CKAWOES.  FOR SALE—One-ton McLaughlin in  A-l condition, cheap for cash. One and  half ton Albion, just overhauled. Also  other   used   trucks.  TTKITED  MOTOR  AGEUOT  OP  B.  \a.  Sey. 7076 ■ MO  RidxarflB  St.  We supply standard truck bodies on  short notice, or build to suit Individual  requirements. All we need 1b an Idea  of what you want. We do the reet.  TTTPPER & STEEL  "The Truok Spocialinta"  Bayview 138 1869 Tldrd Ave. W.  WELDING  G. W. ROBINSON  CARPENTER aad BUILDER  alwo  Cabinet   M&Imjt  Upholrstoring  eoa Bir<»aaway W.  I'Braviiiar'M.'ii a - • '  ;a  W. GREENLEES  CONTRACTOR  Pilo   Driving,  WliarvoB,   Eriaffes,  PotmdatUms, erfcc  407 Cordova Bt, W. fleymoitr 10153  1733 Main  St  Percy F. Letts  ELECTRICAL    EKOINBBB  and   CONTRACTOR  IN LI WAV  Kerosene Gas  Generator and Burner  For use in  Regular Cook Stoves and Ranges  ■BUtth-Clane   Blactrical   Work  and   Fixture*  44j rt044   Granville   St,  C. Bain, Manager  767 ROBSON ST.  SEYMOUR 801  •J*  t  t  t  %  i  i  *  & *  6  I  I  :V.;  I?  r  ft;.---.  V:Z  4X  ZM  f  m  ?•'••;-f.'"5  z$  WM  '■:%£*  m>

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