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 *4£  Ba'BI'.l*  —  ".,    ,.w  •y »,  zmm  i-  j;M  '-ji:  THE ONLY COMMERCIAL NEWSPAPER IN. BRITISH COLUMBIA  VOL. XVI. No. 3f>  A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED  TO GENERAL NEWS, BUILDING.   CONTRACTING,   ENCHNEEBING,  PEOVINCIAI.,   CITY   AND  EC^EBOK  IMPBOVEMENTS.  Published   Monday  Wednesday and Friday  VANCOUVER, B. (J., WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 1919     ;[/  Office and Plant  583 Lane  PBICE—Per Tear in Advance  Per Month    -    -    -    -  $10.90  1MB  Building Materiel  o  N  Wm. N. O'Neil Co., Limited  Tel. Sey. 4795-6.  548-550 Seymour St.  Tlie  Home Bank of Canada  Original, Charter 18G4  HEAD   OPPICE,  TORONTO  A general banking business transacted.  Branches and Correspondents in  ail partK of Canada and throughout the world.  Vancouver  Branch,  446   Haeting-s   St.   W.  J.   P.   litacDONALD,   Manager  DOMINION  Pressed  Common  Gabriola Shale Products,  Vancouver Office  425 Standard Bank Bldg.  Phone Sey. 8.6.57  J.T.A. Ritchie, Representative  'UILDING   PERMITS   AMOUNTING   TO  *j!500   OB   OVER  ISSUED  AT   THE   VANCOUVER  CITT  HALL  TESTEEDAT  Number  Deacrli'tlon  Cost  P'-Ul—Loiiiidry   Hldg.    • ...$1000  .-llii:!-—Alterations    $C00  f)!)l5—DweHing     $HiuO  SO 10—Dwelling    -TOO  Street   Addreas  Lot   and  Block   .':.. 10-51  740    Powell    St   :G,''S  Gth   W.   SKI   7th   W 9-3W   i,rJi  Subdivision  Architect! Contractor  Address  1!»C    Owner  34 GG   Pender   St 17-GG  Ji.  Owner  Owner      F.   S.  Perry  Owner     '..  Owner       Owner  Address  \V    C.  .Marshal  R.   Balmea      M.   Pasque      YV.   Bennett   .....  __ . Clayburn Firebrick,   Special  M". OF COLUMBIA AV Shaped Firebrick, Pressed  Brick, etc.  Vancouver Brand Cement, Reinforced Steel, Hydrated  Lime, etc.  MUNDY, ROWLAND & CO.  ELECTRICAL  ENGINEERS  AND  CONTRACTORS  Power Installations  General  Electrical   Construction  'PHONE  KiMOOt  154  Standard Bank  VANCOUVER - WINNIPEC  Lumber   Veneer    Panels,   Etc.  Our Stock U the Moit Complete on the Pacific Coast  We are also Sole Agents for the  Celebrated "Beaver Brand" Maple  and Birch Flooring.  J. FYFE SMITH CO. LIMITED  1320 Richards St.  Vancouver, B. C.  THE HOLDEN CO., Ltd.  GENERAL RAILWAY A CONTRACTORS  ■■    SUPPLIES   ,  Sole Agentsjn Canada Tor  Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.  Boy.r  Rivitin-^  Electric Tools;   Rock  Drill*;   Air Compressor-*.  Fuel Oil and Gas Engines.  Mntrtsl Twiiti  Wisspit  542 PoB-1-ir St. W.. Vancamr"I. C.  .     Fbane Ssv. 1065  |       BUILDING PERMITS       j  'JaiO—G. Canary, garage. 1130 Nelson St., $400; J. H. B. Lilson, contr.  '.■ 5)913—E..W."DeVoe, Storage Sued,  .332G-. 14 th   W.,   M00.  9914—D. CarviF.e, 2-room dwelling,  1630 3rd,  §400;   Robt.   Smith,  contr.,  95)17—J. F. Finuey, alterations, .869  Pender  E.,  $100.  991S—A. .Miller, garage, S21 Georgia  St.,  ?;i00;   W.  H.  Buttler,   contr.  Brown-, Fraser & Co., Ltd.  SUCCESSORS    TO  [DOMINION EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY CO., LTD.  Mining, Municipal and Contractors'  Machinery and Supplies  Phone Seymour 7155  1150 Homer Street  Vancouver, B. C.  'CONTRACT   IS   AWARDED  FOR   HIGHWAY   BRIDGE  'The contract for the construction  of the Highway Bridge over the Elk  River, near Fairy Creek, in the Fer-  nie District has been awarded by the  Department . of Provincial Public  I WorkSv. to Mr. Archie McLean, contractor of Fernie,  B. C. •  Tire—Continental    'Mar-  i  Bank   Fixtures—Robert-1  Marble   &  ble  Co.  Mahogany  son & Hackett.  Bronze & Ornamental Iron Work—-  Westtninser Iron Works.  Electrical   Work—Mundy,   Rowland  &   Co.;      '  Plumbing   &   Heating    «£-.   Ventilating—Barr  &  Anderson.  FRANK DARLING & CO.  PNEUMATIC TOOLS  "THOR"  Roller Bearing Drills-- Close Quarter Piston Air Drills-Rivetting Hammers  Chipping Hammers -Wood Borers--Turbine and Electric Drills  High Speed Steel- -Drills -Reamers,  Complete  Stock of Accessories  1144HOMERST. Phone Sey. 4100  ■;   MEETINGS  A special  meeting of the Architectural .Institute of B.  C.  will  be  held!  i  in room . 1019.. Metropolitan.- building;  aF r:<fo~ p.inT-Friday, -March,,-?. The j  membership is particularly requested f  to  be  present at  this  meeting.  Structural Steel For Every Purpose  BEAMS, CXAVNEX.S, AJKoUSM, VXrATXS, TES8, COX.TO'XXI  .CQMZUTXX-.X ^quirPgJ yiL»»TC4TI»ft.  i.,l^  -Condon, Bng.  Wtuoipegr  Montreal  Toronto  Vancouver. B. C.  Robert W. Hunt & Co.,Ltd.  ENGINEERS  INSPECTION - TESTS - CONSULTATION  STEEL      CEMENT,     BUILDINGS,     BRIDGES.     PIPE,     RAILS.     CARS,  LOCOMOTIVES,   SECONDHAND   EQUIPMENT,   CREOSOTED  MATERIAL,   LUMBER,  ETC.  Office and Laboratory  218 Standard Bank Bldg. Phone Seymour 2199  Re»ident Innpectort at Large Manufacturin** Center*  ATTRACTIVE   NEW   HOME  FOR    SHAUGHNESSY  Architect James A. Benzie, 722-3-4  Standard Bank Bldg. has prepared  p'ans for Dr. Brydone-Jack for an  attractive new home to be erected  on Shaughnessy heights. The home  will be of old English design, containing nine rooms and will cost  ?S,000.  Contractor, S. J. Newitt. 954 17th  Ave.   West   will   have   charge   of   the  ' work.  i    (CONTRACTS   AWARDED  | FOR   TWO   BUNGALOWS  j     Two   contracts  have   been   awarded  : by   architect   Edwardes    Sproat.    30G  Duncan building, one for a $3500.00  ' ("room bungalow to contractor Jorgen-  sen, to be erected in the 1S00 block  ! Venables, for Mrs. L. Rosenbaum.  | Also a 5-i'oom bungalow to bo erected  COMMISSIONER    SAYS  TWO   BIG   INDUSTRIES   ARE  TO   LOCATE   HERE   SOON  Reporting     to   the   civic     utilities;  committee     on     Monday,     Industrial!  Commissioner   J.   R.   Davison,   stated j  that he had been engaged for several j  days   in   reporting  on   and   furnishing!  information   regarding  available   sites j  and   markets   for   two   big   industries;  which  had  practically  decided   to lo-j  cate   here.    Both   of  these   industries j  will  erect large   factories   and   plants j  and   employ   a   considerable   number J  of   hands.     He   said   he   expected   to j  be able to report definitely on  these;  industries   within   the  next   couple   of  weeks.  £  CANADIAN NORTHWEST SIMWZltd.  Fairmont 3396 and 3397  Ta-acoQ7w,  Trussed  Concrete Steel Co.  of Canada,  "Limited  Walkerville,  Ontario  Tniscon Building- Products for modern permanent construction cover Reinforced Concrete in all its phases: Steel Window  Sash of every type;-'Metal Lath for Plaster and Stucco; Concrete  Highway   Reinforcement;   Spot   Grounds,  .Waterproofings,   etc.  Branch Sales Office  x>. a.  Phone Seymour S057  Vancouver, B. C.  BBISOK,   Branch Manager  425  Standard  Bank Bldg.  HUDSON'S   BAY   COMPANY  TO IMPROVE NELSON STORE  NELSON—-Manager \Y. B. King,  announces that the Hudson's Bay  Company will spend over $30,000 on  alterations, additions and fittings,  work on which has already commenced to enlarge and improve their,  store   here.     George   C.   Egg   is   the!  Gil|ey Bros-, Ltd  DEALERS IN  L  CRUSHED ROCK - SAND - GRAVEL  A!! Kinds of Building Materia!  902  Columbia Street Wost  Phone 15 and 16 New Westminster, B.C.  ion   the   corner   of   Bruce   street   and  :12th  Ave.  \V.    West   Point   Grey   \va * j architect.  1 let  to Messrs.  A.  VV.   Beechoy and  A.'    lloldron   for   the   owner   A.   T.   Cleg-j BUILDING   INSPECTOR j  j   horn,   Esq.   to  cost   ?2",00.00. j TENDERS   RESIGNATION !  Figures   for   plumbim-',   hot   air   fur-, GOING   TO   CHINA   SOON  '•■■••-'.     Plush-ring,     brick    and     mint!     u   wi,,   co|ne   as   considerable   of  a.  work  are  required   by   the  architect,   j sur!)lise   t0   muny   in  the  local   archi-i  -—•'-- itectural     and     building    construction;  FIGURES  ARE  SUBMITTED ' „I10S   ,0   Ul.ini   ,,.al   city   Building   In-  FOR   STANDARD   EANK   WORK j s,,[>c.tor   Uobert   ,v   McKenzie  has   ten-;  Architect .lames A.  Benzie who has'd0I.LVti    ,]is    ^^jgnivtion    to    the    city;  ! been  engaged  by  the  local  branch  of j C(U1Iu.iii  tt)  (aice  etT0ct  on   March   31.:  | the  Standard   Bank   to   prepare   plans j lM   lhus   severing   his   connection   in  hind   specifications    for   an    extension • ()[ylcUl\    capacity    with    this    im-;  :of their present premises in the j department of the civic mach- j  j Standard Hank building lias received j jno Mr McKenzie will bring to an'  I figures from local contractors cover- j ,ml ;i service t|iat iuis extended over;  l-ng   the   various   trades.     Mr.   licuxiol l]|e  ,,ist oleve„  years_ j  Mr.   McKenzie.   who   is   young,   pro-  Balfour Guthrie & Co.  BUILDING MATERIAL DEPARTMENT  REINFORCING  STEEL:— *  Largest stock of Mild Steel Bars in Western Canada.    We cut to  length.    Cold Twist and  Bend  Bars.  BOLTS: —  Drift Bolts,  Machine Bolts, Tie  Bolts.        We are prepared  to  furnish large orders of Special Bolts on short notice.  SPIKES—CAST   IRON   WASHERS,   ETC.  MERCHANT IRON and STEEL BARS  PORTLAND   CEMENT  —   LIME —   HYDRATED   LIME  —   FIRE   CLAY  SCOTCH   FIRE   BRICK — BLACKSMITH   COAL — COKE  SEA COAL — PIG IRON — MANILA ROPE, ETC.  VANCOUVER  WINCH BUILDING  Private Ex. Sey. 9197  San Francisco, Los  Angeles, Portland  Seattle, Tacoma  VICTORIA  BELMONT   BUILDING  Telephone 5037  THE JAMES BROOKES W0DDW0RKINBC0..LTD.  M HI work Contracts  XT-alon   Depot    1916  Can.   Northern   Bly.  Dopot 1917  Calffary  Arc-uory 1918  RoBsland   nigh  Sohool ™™  Tranquills   Stknitorium    1918  Phone Wustmineter 473  Our utt!**.ni hud tod ['hint eii:ible.« iij-  to mu.iiul'uotiir'- Vt-necr Work at any  season  *>f  tliw  yejir.  Wo now iiiunul'iicturliiK Interior  UttliiKM for the new li. <\ Tt-U'i'liofie  HiilkUny'-s he.ul allloo in Quartur Cut  <-)uk.  1259—6th St., East Burnaby  I has submitted his recommendations  to  the  management   of   the  bank   for  ! linal approval. The low bidders for  the  various   trades  are  as   follows: —  I     Cc-neral    Contracting    —    Dominion  i Construction   Co.  gressive   and   naturally   ambitious,   is  resigning   in   order   to   go   to    China;  where   lie   has   tlie   choice   of  several;  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  (f'nlltltlllOil    ""    t'l'l'''    •'•'  Seymour 4660  Reliable Electric  J. SMITH. Manager  1.Y2  Alexander Si.    Vancouver, J--^  Twenty Yonro' "E-cpt'i-ieTico in all Branches  of Electrical Work. InHpoctlon—Expert  Advice — Trouble Work—InstftlllnB' — Re-  WliH'llnp*—All   "WorH  Guaranteed.  Office and Works Tenth Street  New Westminster, B. C.  Phone 53 #  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  British Columbia Record  (Established  lyil)  Published   every    Monday,   Wednesday   and  Friday   by   the  Record Publishing Company  A   newspaper   of  general   circulation,  featuring Building, Contracting. Ivnjfinecrin**, Indus-]  trial.   Shipbuilding,   Mining,  Automobile,   Pro. I  vincial,   City  and   Harbor  Improvements. )  C. H. NELSON....MANAGING EDITOR  Office  and   Plant  583   Homer-Richards   Lane.   VANCOUVER  REAR   OF   431    DUNSMUIR, STREET  PHONE , SEYMOUR   7808  Subscription. Bate*  One month $1.00  Six   months   ...���:.' : $5.00  . AK subscriptions arc payable strictly in advance  WALLPAPERS  Paints and Varnishes  N. G. Foster Limited  INTERIOR,DECORATORS  Specialists in  Interior  Finishes  Seymour 1075  905 Granville St.  such . a stellar part in turning the  tide of a world war be impotent To  meet the problems  of,,peace  Shall we fail to realize that our  governmental agencies have it wholly   within   their   power   to   give'  our  FIRES  VERNON—Fire which broke out  Monday afternoon destroyed the - office and part of the warehouse of tlie  local branch of the Dominion Canners.     The   total   loss   will   probably  OrriCIAl  OBCrAN. , . , „ . ......  The  British  Columbia  Record  is  the [ demobilized  soldiers  and  workers  an \ amount  to  amour,  -fiu.uuu.  official organ of The. Architectural Insti  tute of British Columbia, federated with opportunity    for    constructive    activi-  The   Royal    Architectural    Institute   o£ ties—and   to   make   the   country   per-  Canada,   and   The  'En-jineerinj?  it   Tech- ■       ■.    .,  nical Institute of British Columbia, and rnanently   prosperous,  as such is used by. them as the medium  through which to make their official an- We   did  not  hestitate   to   spend   un-  nouncements  to   the greneral   public. .   ,'   .                    ,               •    ,_                _  By   such  selection  the British  Coium- toM    treasure    to   save   Europe    rrom  bia Record  is  no  wise pledged  to  e<M-  the   autocracy   which   breeds   oppres-  tonal  .support   of .any   policy   advanced I   _ J ■ *■x  by these societies, but maintains an abs«-' sion.      Shall    we    now    fail    to    save  lutely   independent  position  on   ail   tii»t-iV„„„,i„    i*,.„,„     *>,„    i „.„„    „„j    ,-,i.„  ters subject to editorial opinion.; Canada   from    the   hunger   and   id-e-  ■  i-.ess  which   breeds   Bolshevism?  WHICH    SHALL    IT    BE?  Shall we,  for tear of increased tax  The   Canadian   people   are   facing j ,.&tes>   allow   stagnatiou   of   industry  today   the   greatest   economic   crisis j to. redllce   llie   Slim   total   of   wealth  m the coutry's history. j from  which  all   taxes  must  be  paid?  When   the  armistice  was  signed   in j  November   we   had   over   half   a   mil-  ANYOX—Fire which started at one  of the converters here Sunday spread  under the force of a northeast gale  to. the smelter and tlie ore bins and  tracks intervening causing a ■■ 'lcs^,  it is believed, of approximately $50,-  000.  lion   men   under   arms   and    perhaps i  twice that number in  war industries.  Today our factory whistles are blowing   noisy   salutes   to    the   returning  heroes—but   the   same   whistles   have  no   welcome   for   thousands   who   are  vainly   seeking   employment.     If   the  ■ war. had   gone   on   we   would   have  raised tens, perhaps hundreds of millions   in   bonds. and   taxes   this   year  for   works   of   destruction—and   the  country would have continued  industrially prosperous. •  Now that the fighting is over, shall  the nation  whose  soldiers  performed  Or shall we plan an unprecedented  j program of public  works,   boldly con-  cieved and promptly executed-—a program   by which  our  national,  provin-  j cial, and municipal governments shall  I provide    temporary    employment    for  ja'l    whom    industry   and   agriculture  cannot  otherwise  absorb—a   program  v\hich shall create not works of destruction,    but    permanent    assets    to  promote   our  happiness -and   prosperity for all time to come?  THE METAL MARKET  Enough articles were written during the war forecasting the future of  the metal market to make a .string  across the continent. These predictions were all of an optimistic nature  and the opinion was almost universal  that   the  great   period   of  reconstruc-  r - ——\  tion  following  the  war  would  absorb  all the metal in sight and there would  be   no   falling   off  in   price,   and   that  the  mines  would   be  able   to  contiue  under  high   pressure  as  in   the   past:  The   war   has   ended   and   before   the  nations   have   had   time   to  even   consider  the   question   of  rebuilding   the  price of -copper and lead has dropped  to  such   an  extent  that many  of  our  largest and best equipped mines have  been  forced  to shut down,  and  many  others   are   planning   to   follow   their  example.    While this is disappointing  it   is   not   discouraging.     It   is   inevitable that there should be a period of  pausing  between   the   two   periods   of  destruction   and   construction.     When  he   latter   is   once   more   fully   under  way  there will  be  a  demand   for  the  fullest  output  of  all  our  mines.  . Hanbury & Co.  I.IMITED  EXCAVATING  mmmmm^mmmmmmi^i^Kmm»imAwmemmmmmmme%  GENERAL fEAMING  mmmwmtmmmmmmmmmmgamwmwm        ^gsmtumammmwmmmw^tmmmmmtt  Horses for Sale  Fourth Ave. and Granville St.  Bavview j076  GAS HEATING RELEGATES  FURNACE TO SCRAP HEAP  It is now jiosslble to heat your  hoint.-, factory .or store by gnu us  economically a.-> with coal, arid without any of the attendant disadvantages.  Tlie Rector system of gas. radiators  automatically regulates the temperature in  each  room.   ■  No fuel to buy; no fires to maintain: no basement necessary: no need  to  heat .more  rooms .than  you   use.  Wo supply gas for tHits pnr-  pose at 80 coata a thousand  cubic foet. Wo will be glad  to *rive you full information  about  this  now   system.  Vancouver  Gas  Co.  Carrall and  Hastings  Phone Sey.  5000  MARINE   NEWS  :  Adkison & Dill  GENERAL CONTRACTORS  Specialists In Reinforced  ..■'... Concrete  325 Howe St.  Sey. 3768--Bay.H28R  RAILWAY   DEPOT   TO   BE   BUILT  PRINCE RUPERT—As soon as it  is finally, decided what site will'-'be  chosen for the shipyards, which are  to be opened 1 ere, Mr. H. McCall,  general, superintendent of thfC.G.T.l-.  states   that   work  on   the  new  depot.  (■■ ... **• !  and freight shed will  be started.  THE UNITED ELECTRIC  COMPANY, LTD.  ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES  "BIO" Arc Light Carbon*      "■  601   Pender St. W.,  Vancouver  Let us quote you on your  requirements  100% Service.  Make a note of this:  Notices of the publication 6f a  new marine chart, of Granby Bay,  in British Columbia waters, have been  sent out by the deputy minister of  I marine for the Dominion of Can-  j ada. The map has been compiled!  I from data and surveys gathered by  | tlie Canadian Hydrographic survey  | of the naval service.  Copies may be had from the Hydro-  j graphic survey, department, of naval  service, Ottawa, and from the agent  of the Department of marine, at Victoria, or Prince Rupert. The price  is fifteen cents per copy, payable in  advance.  iH.D.Rees    W.A.Kruse     W.C.Jenkins  The Electric Shop  ELECTRIC     SUPPLIES  WIRING  and  REPAIRS  12 Hastings St. E.  Sey. 1224  E. CHRYSTAL & COMPANY  Carpenters and Contractors  Store  and  Office Fixtures  General Repairs  I  219 Keefer St.  Seynour 8551  "OCEAN FALLS"  KRAFT  NOTICE  Kraft Wrapping Paper is now being rnanu-  factured in British Columbia. The paper Is  of excellent, uniform quality and of areat  tensile strength.  Samples and prices gladly given. -■  Sales Agents  Smith, Davidson & Wright, Limited   _^     Vancouver and Victoria, B. C.  Baynes & Horie  General    Contractors  836 Hurt St.  Sejmoiif 1319  Edward Cox  General Contractor  Cabinet Making Fixture*'  Sinoow 1163 735 Driackei St  Bamberton Gement  I  Bulldog Cable  Pacific  Lime  I  I  R. V. WINCH & CO., Limited  Vancouver and Victoria  m.    ^Davies  Coristructlon Co.  General  I Cridit-FHCier BWg.  Contractors  ■■ .*  faacwwr, IC-  NEW LET  TEE    rOLLOWINO   TABLE   SHOWS   BtmsiVOS    COSTUfa    $5,000    OB    OVER,    ON     WHICH     COITSTBT7CTXON  UNDER WAV, OBOI WHICH C05TKACTS HAVE BEE IT LET BUT CONSTRUCTION NOT YET STARTED.  Phone Seyinoar 1878.  ELECTRICAL  MANUFACTURING COMPANY  Makers of  Switch Boards, "Panel Boards, Steel  Cabinets, etc.  Switches  desijE-nt-d  and   built for  any  ;   , special work.  41 Alexander St.    -    Vanconver, B.C.  Norman Kydd  PLUMBING and HEATING  Ml  Ready Plumbing"  with working blue print* For country  installations  906 Davie St: Siymtr 9188  VANCOUVER, B. C.  zs  Dominion Construction  Co., Ltd.  General Contractors  SOS Rjckais SL  Sejnoor 1412  Harrison, & Lamond  Industrial Engineers  Seynoir 3535 601 Pacific BUe.  Hodgson •&. King  Contractors & Engineers  483 LocdoB Bldg.  Seymour E5G6  ........;... 47,130  ..;.. . . 70,000  .....;.:.'... 35,000    25.000   ••.each ,-4,000  ZZ.Z.'.'Z.'Z." Y.000   .; .;•.„.   7595    ..$5,000  .. ........ .$39,000  . . . ..... ...    5,000   -.Li.      8,000  ,   u™,   ^..^    _ ;.$20.000  Residence - $10,000  Residence    - $9000  Dwelling   -   $6,500  Liquid   Air   Plant    ....$25,000  Residence  ...::..,..  $7,000  Electric   Smelting  Plant.... ,.......$3,700  Remodelling   bldg .$f*,000  Residence     - - »     $5,000  Residence         $5,000  Sheet   Metal  Plant 6500  Character       Tuberculosis   Clinic   ..  Grain   Elevator   Church       Commercial  Bldts.   ...  Residences   Brick   Building   ......  Residence        Bungalow   Residence        Powdered   Fuel   Plant.  Dwelling   Residence   Jwo  Story Brick  G. Kilgren  General Contractor  9G2 14th Ave.  Fairmont 946L  NEW IDEA SHEET METAL  WORKS  COKinCS,  SKTMOHT,  SMOKESTACKS.     AUTO   WOBK.  Anything ln Sheet Metal and Roofing.  S. T. Scarlett, TAgr.  757   Beatty   St. Sey.   764 5  VANCOUVER  "Location        ..   Owner  Pender Street   ............. .Rotary Club  Beach Ave  .-...- f: .Chas. P. Coles Co.  11*50 Georgia' St.. . First  Church of Christ Set.  Fairview and Point  Grey. .University of  B.  C.  Angus  Ave Macaulay  &   Nicolls  Seymour  St   B.   C.  Tel.   Co.  2875   Alder  Street ......A.   R.   McFarland  .1435 15th Ave.  W. .H. -D. Christie  , S.E.   Cor.   Maple & Magee Rd.C.H.McFarlane  Powell   St B.   C.   Sugar  Refinery  1946  11th  Ave.  W. John  T.  MacDonald  Shaughnessy Heights P.  VV.  Racev  92-98 Pender B... Mrs. Chance Wong Co".  Shaughnessy. Hgts ..Clarence  Wallace  Shaughnessy Heights..Mrs. V. J. Creeden  1774   Kitchener .....F.   G.   Loane  Sth and Yukon Sts...L'Air Liquid Society  Shaughnessy    Frederick   Perkins  C. P. R.  Reserve....Tudhope Elec. Metals  202 Water St...  ..Marstrand Estate  1855—16th   Ave.   W J.   J.   Forster  15th  &   Hemlock W.   Manson  Industrial. Island..Pac.  Sheet Metal W.ks  Palmer Bros.  General   Contractors  923 ira SL Seyaotr 4178  Robertson &Partners,Ltd.  Public Work% Contractors  and Engineers  Seymour 1274  886 MetroioffUii Bide.  RUSH & READ  VImAIN      AND    . OBNAMBKTAL  PJ.ASTERIH'O    &    CEMENT    WORK  All Work  Ohiaranteed.  Hay.  :<:570 .    2'{0G   Stephens   St.  Buy.   1602-R  Character  -    Coat  42-Mile   Extension     300,000  Government    Shed       Bridge  (2  span)      Lining   Tunnel     250,000  Reconstruction    160,000  Nitrogen   Plant      125,000  Concentrator,   etc 1,000,000  Concentrator,    etc    50,000  Railroad      1,000,000  Infirmary   and   Service   Bldg, $151,236  Pulp  &  Saw  Mill $750,000  Protective   Works        $60,000  Cold Storage & Cannery $150,000  Twelve   Cottage*   $19,000  Remodelling   E4li»on   Theatre $15,000  Romodelllng Dom.  Bldg.._ _. $6,000  Concerttrator     $17,000  JOHN ARNOT & SONS  SASH   and   BOOKS—OFFICE  FIXTURES  Bandaawlng  and  Turning-, etc.  1730   Semlin   Drive Highland   374  Archt  Contr.  J.  A.   Benzie Baynes   &   Horie  H,   IT.   Gillingham       Owners  Matheson & DeGuerre   Owners  Sharp   vl-■ Thompson     S. . N.   McLeod  A.   E.   Henderson S. J.  Newitt  Owners    Adkison  & Dill  Fred.    L.   Townley John    B.   SterlinR  H. D. Christie  W. J. Read  Fred   L.   Townley G.   M.   Champion  Fuller, Engineering  Co..Can.   N.W.   Steel   Co.       Owner  Tag.  A.   Benzie S.  J.   Newitt  E.  E. Blackmore   Edgar Wilson  James A. Benzie S. J. Newitt  Edwardes Sproat  S.  J   Newitt    G. Milne  Uwners   s.  J.  Newitt  Fred  L.  Townley G.  M. Champion  Wm.   Mason   Rooke Cotton   Co.  Dalton & Eveleigh... Stirling & Co.  Edwards   Sproat W.   Gravel       S.    McLellan  Gardiner & Mercer..Dominion  Const.  Co.  PILING ""POLES  FIR, CEDAR or HEMLOCK  any length - any diameter  FEDERAL LUMBER CO.  Incorporated 1900  1021-1024 Rogers Building  Seymour 3998-3999  GRANDVIEW   SHEET  METAL WORKS  rUKMACES,    CORNICES,    SKK-  LIGETS  and  GENERAL  JOBBING  Electrical Contractors  Light and Power  Motor Repairs  Storage Batteries  The Jarvis Electric Company, Ltd.  'Phono   Seymonr   175  1883   Venable*  St.  Hl-jhland   642  BRITISH   COLUMBIA   GENERAL.  Location   ,  Owner  Clinton     f'.G.K.    Railway  Victoria         Government  Princeton     Kettle   Valley   Railway  Rogers   Pass    C.   P.   Railway  North   Vancouver     Wallace   Shipyard  Lake   Buntzen.. Amer.   Nitrogen   Products   Co.  Copper   Mountain B.   C.  Copper   Co.  Chu   Chua Queen   Bess  Mining  Co.  Princeton  to Copper  Mt..,.B.  C.  Copper  Co.  Tranquille B.   C.   Tubticulosis   Society  Beaver Cove.. Beaver Cove Lumber & Pulp Co  Stereston     Dom.    Government  Clayof'uot. .. .Clayoquot Cold Stor. & Can. Co.  Squamiah p.   G.  B.  R-try.  New   Westminster _ Frank   Kerr  New  Westminster Can.   Bank  of Com.  Bowen Inland W.  Tipping  Arch  Contr.   Northern   Const.   Co.    . R.   Moncricl'f   Armstrong,   Morrison   X-   Co.,   Ltd   Carter,  Malls &  Aldinger   Hodgson iS*   Kin-*  Owners        Owners  Owners        Owner   W.   P.   Tierncy  Public   Works   Dept Dominion   Con.   Co.       Owners  Public  Works   Dept Hodgson   &  King     Owners      Thos.   Carson  Gardiner & Mercer Sloan & Harrison  Gardiner &  Mercer Robertson   Bros.   T. A.  Walsh & Co.  The Paint  That covers the Quebec  The Eighth Wonder of the world  pa  H. A. Wiles  GENERAL   CONTRACTOR  Alterations, etc.  1350 - 8ti kn. W. f-Wievr 2278  ARMSTRONG,  "7  .Jl^ veteran painter,  tried and proved, the man who does  "HE KNOWS"  The chemist, who can analyze-he smiles and says:  "ALL RIGHT"  Office 813-SiS Bower Bldg.  Vancouver, B. C.  ecause  It goes farthest.  Covers more space at less cost.  Encourages   the   inexperienced  to paint and brighten up  R- C. JAMIESON & CO., LTD.  075 Hamilton .Sfroof  ii iisxsiBSSBwasswamimmiXMeawcm  Kevin our 22(18  WSCCSCS.S *?&?-l&&i&v*fw ■rtf * '^    " ~*  *'.,^^Y;:%^Yr^,-^,ff~*~7!?r?*  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  -: PAINT:-  Ks   our  "Wcarwcll"  our   brand'  10%   Roltor       - 2f.%  c:ho,iV,v  W-*!«RW|!-ot, PAINT STCW-E  " ' Sey. 3497  10G3 GranvUlB St.  Pfate, Sheet, Figured,  Wired,ArtfPrism,  Colored, etc.  Wholesale  and   Retail  W.  HOLT  426—436 Dufferin St. Fairmont 1238  Bevelling  and  Silvering  Artistic Wire & Iron Wks.  Miiniifficturers  Ornamental Iron Work and  all kinds of Wire Work.  112-16   DuiTerin   St.  Knlr.   2G4S  Seymour Tire. ■&'Rubber  Company, Limited  Sole Dealers and Service  Station for Goodyear S.V.  Truck Tires  851 Pender St W.  Seymour 3053  'EBUKNJ'-]—The fine new mill of the  Hoe & Abernethy Lumber company  is rapidly nearing completion and it  is anticipated will make its first run  in  about ten  days time.  $135,682,530   compared   '.with. $95,604,-  307.  ERADSTRETT'S   WEEKLY   REPORT  In   Canada.  Some    improvement    is    noted    in  wholesale   trade   in   Canada,   but   the  gain  is slight, and  as a whole, things  are  slow  compared  with  a  year ago.  Fall    buying    is    light    at    Toronto.  Montreal   reports   cotton . mills   running full on orders.    Flour is dull and  expected   export demand  has  not  developed,   but  there   is   a  big-demand  for bran and other by-products of milling.     At   Winnipeg   buyers   are   disposed   to    take   goods    only   for   im-  KBURNE—The    Dominion    Shingle j mediate   necessities. '   Bank   clearings  mill,   which   has   been   closed   down   fQr   the   week   total   $197,952,000,   as  while   extensive   alterations   and   irn-  MISSION—Mr. A. Barr is erecting  a sawmill on his properly, situated  near the Ferndale school, some miles  to the north-east of here. The mill  will  have a capacity  of 20,000  feet.  proveinents    were    being , made,    will  re-open  for business in  a few  days.  INSURANCE  IN   ALL   ITS   BRANCHES  REAL ESTATE  CITY        PROPERTIES,        FARMS,  FACTORY    SITES   AND   TIMBER  SECURITIES  GOVERNMENT AND  MUNICIPAL  BONDS,    MORTGAGES  FOREIGN TRADE  Japan's imports of raw woo! in'lfllS  worth £30,000,000, against $20,000,000  in 1917. Exports of finished woolen  fabrics increased from, about $3,700,-  000 in 1917 were $5,700,000 in 1918,  compared  with   $3,700,0000   in   1917.  Philippines   imports   increased   50%  in 101S over 1917, while exports were  against $139,311,000 last week and  $107,580,000 in this week a year ago.  Failures for the week number 15, as  against 12 last week and 14 in this  week a year ago.  make regular shipments of carpet  broom handles, 1-inch by 42-inch,  slightly tapered and shaped on top, to  South Africa; maple preferred. Prices  f.o.b. Canadian ports from which  South African steamers sail.  210. Birch.—A .Manchester firm is  open to purchase large quantities of  birch suitable for manufacture of  spools.  211. Staves.—A Manchester firm  wishes to purchase dressed staves for  cooperage trade .also cut oak heads.  Would be prepared to represent a  manufacturer.  212. Oak Sleepers.—A commission  house in London, England, has received an inquiry, from the Italian  Government for 3,000,000 railway oak-  sleepers and' would like to receive  offers from Canadians.    Sample sleep  BUSINESS MEN  will find the  ORPHEUMCAPE  an ideal nice ling place for the  Luncheon .Hour. The Best of  Everything, Prompt Service,  -Moderate Charges. Seating  capacity  250.  Opposite Orpheum Theatre  762 Granville Street  Jas. Dwyer,c Proprietor & Chef  MAIN ELECTRIC SUPPLY  B. J. EBBINQTOM-  Electrical Contractor  Fairmont 910             ;11*i  Broadway W.  gauges), 10-ton lots, with a view to  business as soon as conditions permit.  Also five tons new or defective wire  suitable for bundling purposes, 4, 6  and G E.G.  216. Fencing Wire.—A Glasgow firm  makes inquiry for 10 tons of Nos. 6, 7,  and 8 galvanized fencing wire, and No.  4.3-inch and'4.6-inch galvanized barbed  wire. Further specifications may' be  obtained    from    the    Department   of  ers of Douglas fir might be submitted I T'.'-?.fle and Commerce. Commercial In-  as possible substitutes for oak sleei  Attention!  Mr. Business Man  I am prepared to furnish  you the very best in tailored  suits at  $50 to   $65  Frank M. Slowin  TAILOR  Sey. 2692  404-5  Dominion  Bldg-.  RENTS  COLLECTED  BUILDINGS MANAGED  Ceperley,   Rounsefell  and  Company  ESTABLISHED   1886  I'M' Hustings -St. V,', Vancouver  Tclri'li'.nic Seymour "S20  PHONE  SEYMOUB 3825  PRINTERS  Printers, Engraving, Bookbinding; Account Books.  Publishers   of  Mining*     and     Engrlneerlnir     Record,  Successful "Poultry-man  TECHNICAL   PRESS   LTD.  The 'Mines Bldg. 42G Homer St.  FOREIGN  TRADE  OPPORTUNITIES  Additional information regaraing  these inquiries may be obtained from  the Secretary of the Board of Trade,  Vancouver, or upon application to "The  Commercial'. Intelligence • ranch of the  Department of Trade and Commerce,  Ottawa."  Correspondents are requested to Quote  the number of the "opportunity" when  asking for additional information. Re-  u'e«t for each opportunity should be on  a separate sheet and state opportunity  number. The Bureau does not furnish  credit ratings or assume responsibility  as to the stand in*-; of foreign inquiries;  the usual precautions should be taken  in   all   cases.  ers.   Full information regarding prices  on board ship should be given.  213. Casein.—Tho English office of  a French company invites offers from  Canadian manufacturers of casein for  industrial purposes  telligence Branch. Ottawa  219. Bentwood Chairs.—A Glasgow  firm would like to receive offers of  above, which they stocked in large  quantities before the war.  220. Wire Rods.—A Coatbridge  firm would like to receive offers of 500  214. Baling Wire.—A Glasgow firm,'■-"»« of wire rods, 5 and G gauge, in  would like to receive 'offers of anneal-'! coils of about 150 pounds, with a view  ed baling wire in bundles of about f'0 jt0 'business as soon as conditions per-  ■■^"nd?    14   R.O.   font]   other    <-nff'-*b]f ' mit. ■  1 to 5 Tons  Fact Wprth Considering  Firms-- \vho*"<U-?nai.icl tlie 'most in motor truck  value are" operating FEDERAL TRUCKS in  'Vancouver,     ,Sucli    firms   as "the   Hudson's  Bay    Co.,    Johnston    Storage    Co.,    Ltd.,  Mainland Transfer Co., Ltd., Turner's Dairy-  Co.,    and    many    others    use    FEDERALS.  Yon can easily learn the reason why these  big firms get such Satisfaction from  FEDERALS  rrcrFAL ivgtcr company  931-935    Fender    Street-    West,    Vancouver  Distributors for  The FEDERAL Motor Truck Co., Detroit  ,£,.*^t.,j..*.3>.'^5^>.;-3^  Canadian Allis-Chalmers Ltd.  Mining Machinery  Saw Mill Machinery  Centrifugal Pumps  Steam Pumps  Hydraulic Power Plants  LATEST   ENQOTHIES.  The following inquiries are the latest  ' roc-Mvp-;!. For rap'd perusal the reader  may know at" a glance items of interest by noting the class of poods mentioned   at   the   end   of  each   inquiry.  IMPORTANT—Quote the number of  the "Opportunity" in your correspondence. .    '  221. Bolts and Nuts.—A Glasgow  firm Avishes to communicate with  manufacturers of the above, with a.  view to business as soon as conditions  permit.  225. Wire Nails, Brads, Staples and  Dowels.—A Glasgow firm will be in the  market for 25 tons, made up of various quantities, of the above, as soon as  conditions permit shipments. Specifications may be obtained from the  Department of Trade and Commerce,  Commercial Intelligence Branch, Ottawa.    '■■;' '-�� ■ ' ; """"' " "'■". •-."""   '""  227. Builders* Hardware;—A commission firm . in Barbados would like  to be appointed agent, for a firm in  Canada manufacturing builders* hardware and agricultural implements.  232.     Iron     and     Steel.— A     South  African agent with good South African j  experience is prepared to take up the J  representation  of  Canadian    firms   in'  iron and steel and their manufactures, j  235. Mining Supplies.—A Johannes-j  [burg firm, making a specialty of supply  to the mines, is prepared to take up  the representation of any supply except machinery. Carbide, chemicals,  shovels, hammers, pickaxes, belting,  and such lines are of special interest.  237. Lawn Mowers^—A Johannesburg firm asks for catalogues and  price list of Canadian-made lawn  mowers.  238. Agencies.—A South. African  "commission agent, well established,  with branch offices in several centres  of South Africa, is prepared to take up |  Canadian agencies in special lines  such as tools, all kinds; plows, hardware, all kinds; tables, chairs, furniture, k.d.c, and paint and varnish.  239. Catalogues  and   Price   Lists.—  A firm  of wholesale jobbers asks for  -1- j Canadian catalogues and price lists on  £j alAnes suitable for the general whole-1  4> (sale dealer.  *£* j 240. Catalogues and Price Lists.—  •!♦' A Durban wholesale firm asks for cata-  I'jlogues and price lists in all lines of  % -hardware, tools, agricultural imple-  'I'imems, brushware and kindred lines.  %\    241.    Agencies.—A   Durban   commis-  DAVIE VULCANIZING CO.  636 DAVIE STREET VANCOUVER, B. C.  FLOOR LAYERS  and  Manufacturers  B. C. Hardwood Floor Co.  Limited  2635 Granville St.  PEARSON WIRE & IRON  WORKS  ORNAMENTAL IRON  WORKERS, WIRE WORKERS and WEAVERS  Nothing too Large or too Small  If it's Iron or Wire we make it  CITY MARKET:BUILDING""  Phone your Inquiries to  FAIRMONT 2794  •V  f  •v*  : sion   agent  ■*o  .$.  ♦  *•?-  **•  •*••  4*  •3*  Head Office   -   -   -   -   Toronto, Ont.  VANCOUVER BRANCH OFFICE  10S3 Pender St., W. Seymour 5710  *  f  f  V  f  ?  *  <<>  with a well-established  Natal connection, is prepared to take  up Canadian representation in such  lines as hardware .iron and steel, wire,  paper bags, wrapping paper, greaseproof paper, foodstuffs, canned goods  and proprietary lines.  242. Mining Supplies.—A Johannesburg firm of engineering agents who  make a specialty of mining supplies,  request correspondence from Canadian manufacturers of mining machinery, light rails, ball-bearings .engineering specialties, leather and balata belting, shovels and other lines of mining  material.  243. Catalogues and Price Lists.—A  Durban firm asks for correspondence  including catalogues and price lists of  household utensils: hardware .tools,  iron and steel, carriage and wagon  material, all kinds, brushware ,aud  other lines for hardware trade.  244. Agencies. — A Johannesburg  agent, with twenty years' experience  on the Rand, is prepared to take up at  once agencies in hardware, shovels,  tools, disinfectants, proprietary lines  and foodstuffs.  Items below have been published  In these columns heretofore, but are  carried for ready roferenco for a fow  days pending the publication of Inter  inquiries.  FACT vs. FANCY  PAINT AND PROMISES SELL MANY A MOTOR TRUCK;  but PERFORM-  ANCE, rather than APPEARANCE, is what counts in the wear and tear of tlie  daily grind. Paint soon fails to cover up defective construction, and promises have  never yet PAID a single repair bill.>  LITTLE GEANT MOTOR TRUCKS  are built not for looks but for service—not merely to JUSTIFY but to SURPASS  our claims.  LITTLE GIANT TRUCKS are sold in every ease -where superiority >s tested  point by point in comparison with other trucks/  The fact that 72% of LITTLE GIANT sales last year were re-sales to satisfied  customers ia the final proof.  Don't take our word for it—ask LITTLE  GIANT  owners  about the  dependability, economy and efficiency of LITTLE GIANT TRUCKS.  INSIST UPON RECORDS OF PERFORMANCE, NOT PROMISES OF PERFECTION,  We guarantee 50% lower operating cost than'any other Truck on the market.  We vaporize the fuel and Thermo syphon steam into the cylinders.  Your service work on LITTLE GIANT TRUCKS is done every month at night  at no Cost to you.  208. Carpet Broom Handles.---A  London linn desires quotations from  Canadian     manufacturers     who     can  a  S<  y in our 284-1-281 f>  LESLIE W. PEARSON, Manager.  Granville at Pacific  Vancouver  tifwm'-'ff.ty^'iW^  1  'i W'  r    Z$ ■  £&?■:■*&*  ■W  BRITISH COLUMBIA RECORD  .--JHi.«!-4; '. *»VX#m .  mmrnm*a*KtmmxmmMsam  "BAGLEY MAKES GOOD RUBBER STAMPS"  A. G. BAGLEY &  PRINTERS,   ENGRAVERS    and  Ltd.  ANUFACTURERS  vmwmmmsssmxawmmwsmmmi  "BAGLEY DOES GOOD PRINTING"  BARR & ANDERSON  PLUMBING and HEATING  International  Automatic  Sprinkler  Equipment  Phone Seymour 6180  1060 Homer St  Vancouver B. C.  SEALS     STENCILS,    RUBBER   AND   METAL   STAMPS,    METAL   CHECKS    TIME   CHECKS,  KEv   TAGS,   BRASS    SIGNS,   NUMBERING    MACHINES,    BADGES' OF   ALL   KINDS     ETC.  .     ALL WORK GUARANTEED BEST QUALITY, PROMPT DELIVERY AND PAIR PRICES  PHONE SEY. 316 Moved to 516 PENDER ST., W.  (Continued .from  page  1)  Fraser River  PILE DRIVING CO.  LIMITED  P. A. Jones, Mgr.  WHARF BUILDING;  BRIDGES,  PILE FOUNDATIONS,  ETC.  Owners of Tug "CLIVE"  General  Towing  324 Froal St New Westminster  Telephone 1015  positions    with    prominent    contracting- concerns as supervising architect1  and    superintendent    of   construction.  Just   which   one   he   will   accept   yet  he has   not  made  up  his  mind  until  ho goes over in April and looks over  tlie   ground   personally   and   sizes   up  the class  of work that is  being carried out.    Mis resignation will be submitted to the city council at its' next  meeting.  As   building  inspector   for  the   last  three   years,   and   assistant .building  inspector  for  the   previous  eight,  Mr.  McKenzie  has   at all  times  discharged   his   duties—often   although   they  were   disagreeable—in   an   eminently  just,   impartial  and  satisfactory  manner*    Having   lived   here   all   except  the first year of hislife, Mr.  McKenzie   can   practically   claim   to   be   a  Vancouver  native  son, and  a  host  of  j friends   in   business   and   professional  j circles    will    wish    him   the    utmost  I prosperity   in   his   new   field   of   en-  [ cleavor in  the  flowery  kingdom.  Mr. McKenzie studied architecture  here in the office of Dalton & Eveleigh, and also was a close student  and a recognized expert in all forms  of concrete and reinforced concrete  construction work. He has personally passed upon and often considerably revised the plans of some of the  greatest buildings  in  the  city.  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.  By order,  '     R. C. DESROCHERS,  Secretary  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, February 13, 1919.   •  DEPARTMENT OF WORKS.  Wright Bros.  General Building  Repairs  I Sey. 3315  511  Dun3muir St.  PHONE FAIR. 971  We Manufacture Light  Structural Iron  Work K  We Galvanize Everything by Hot  Process  Ornainrntal  Iron  Work,  Iron  Stairs,  Fire IJscapcs  Rail,  Gates,   Fences,       Blacksmith  Work  Iron   and   Steel  Bars,    Iron   Work   for  Steel and Wooden Ships, Castings,  Pole  Line Hardware,  Pipe  Manges, etc.  T. WATT  225  IRON AND GALVANIZING WORKS  Sth   AvcnueWcut Vancouver,  B.C  DiXON &MURRAY  MANUFACTURERS OF  SHOW CASES, OFFICE  awi STORE FITTINGS  GENERAL CARPENTER WORK  -..n.;  PAINTING, PAPER HANGING and KALS^^^  NEW   GARAGE   BUILDING  FOR GRANVILLE STREET  Architect A...E. Henderson, Davis  Chambers Building is preparing plans  for a one-story brick garage building,  50x120 to be erected on Granville  street.  SCHOOL BOARD TO  ERECT MORE SCHOOLS  Plans have been prepared by the  Vancouver School Boara rrngineer,  Mr. F. A. A. Barrs, for a 4-room frame  school building 75x25 feet, which it  is proposed to erect at the Laura  Secord School. ., •  Plans for a 2-room bldg. for the Bay-  view school have also been prepared  and it is anticipated that the board  will ask for tenders immediately for  the erection of these twoscnools. -  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  South Vancouver Electoral District  Clearing, Etc., Lots 71 and 72, Burnaby  Sealed Tenders endorsed -''Tender  for Clearing, Etc.," will be received  by the Hon. .Minister of Public Works  up to noon, Monday, 10th March, for  the clearing and ploughing of approximately 250 acres en above.  Specifications, etc., and further information can be obtained from the  undersigned, or at the office of the  District Engineer, Court House, Vancouver. ''  Each tender must be accompanied  by a certified cheque, or certificate of  deposit equal to lO'/c of the tender, as  security for due fulfilment of the Contract...  Tenders will not be considered unless made out on the forms suppl-ed  and signed with the actual signature  of the tenderer.  The lowest or.any tender not necessarily accepted.  A. E. FOREMAN,  Public Works  Engineer.'  Dept. of Public Works,  Victoria. B. C.  24th February, 1919.  I ARCHITECTS f  •*j*.*-^V8>*-!-*gi--HK.<5'^  Members of Th9 Architectural Institute  of British  Columbia.  VANCOUVEB  Ilfnixl*.   .Ia*.   A.,  510   Ilmtlncs   W   I'r-rati   A   '-lllnm.  509   Hlcharcl^   Paltuu   Sc   Kri-leixh.   015   lla-itini:*   \V   (Janllnrr.  K.  ().,  A Mercer.  7SS  OranriHo..  Ilrndersun,  A.   E..  615  HasUus-s \V   Iloiteyinan,   *   Curtis.   S80   Ha'tla*-*   W   Kern-fay.  JaniM  \V\,   *>570  2iul  Ave.   W   Utatheson.'  IMIwjri  M.,   509   Hlchardd   ralin«r. ' Rcrnaril  C.  S.r.O  ria^tliiKs  \V.   I'arr   A   MacKpnzie.' 730  Granville ..   Sharp   Sc  Thompson,   62n   '"under  w   Townley,  Fred   J...   mi   Homer  St     Twizell,   It.   1'.   S ,   8H7   llastiuii.v   ,...Sey.  3300  ....Sf-y. Sl\2  ..Sty. 3B72  ..Sey. 724  ..Soy. Ii521  .Kay. 7D2K  ...Sey. SUDS  ...Stiy. 30SO  ...Key. 7S11  ...Soy. 10«i  ....Sey. 801.1  ...Sey.  7925  VICTORIA  UeniH-l.   A.   R..   10*6  St.   Ijoui*  St...'.  Keith.   .1.   c.   M...-Saywurc!   Rids*-   Mai-'.ure,   Sam,   l.'nion   Hank   Blilx....  K!Ui.'way-Wlli<on.   I.ieut.-Col....    II7I R I   14M   ...„...; 284S  ...Itcimont   IIoiimo  COMMERCE  ONE   TON  TRUCK  A year  ahead   of  other  i    trucks — the  only truek . ■  having everything necessary on it when vou buv  '    it. '■- c " ' *  Suilivan-Taylor Motors, Ltd.  1260  Granville. "  STANDARD MOTOR TRUCKS  ■■Literally a standard truck  throughout. Continental  Red -Seal Motor, Timken-  .David Brown -worm gear  on all models, Brown-type  transmission, Spieer universal joints.  Two, three and a half and  Hve-tou capacity.  Sullivan-Taylor Motors, Ltd.  1260  Granville:  BR.CK  CONTRACTOR  Chimneys.  Fireplaces.  Etc.  Jno. B. Sadler  Res.  20S5 4bcn Ave. W.    Box 2"), Kerrisdale  Phone Eburne . 303L.2  ADAM  JACK  Brick Builder and Contractor  Kilns, Furnaces, and Boilers a Specialty  ESTIMATES   GIVEN -- DISTANCE   NO  OBSTACLE  Telephone  MlKhlnnd 728 „ 2021 Wall St.  VANCOUVER, B.C.'  :.,.V:  Sey. 8765      Sey, 8766  1085 Dunsmuir St.  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  PACIFIC   GREAT  EASTERN   RAILWAY  Sealed tenders, -addressed to the  undersigned, 'and endorsed "Tender  for Squamish .Hydro-Electric,'' will be  reecrved at this office until 1 p.m., oh  Saturday, March Sth, 1919. Tenders  to be on the unit, price basis, except as  otherwise mentioned. in the form of  proposal.  Alternative bids will be received on  cost plus  basis/Plans, specifications  FOR SALE  EXCHANGE  MACHINERY  Agent*   Por  Xylite   Ch-easo   and   Perfection   Oils  Skoo-vum  l^oggUxg  Bloc*  4-72   in.   by   IS   It.   boiiers   180   lbs.  2  Coal  dryers  suitable  for  fish.  All  sizes of cable   in  stock.  , T. A.  WALSH  at  CO.  7 Alexandtr St. Sey. 4738  ROOFING s  ami  PAVING  MATERIALS  The  ^v  Company  LIMITED  VANCOUVER OFFFICE and FACTORY  Cor. Tenth Ave. & Arbutus St.  COAL  TAR  PRODUCTS  We.have, a full machine shop equipment,  lathes,   drill   presses,    milling   machine,  and forms of tender can be seen at thei taps and dies, emery stands, etc.  1—SxS   Air   Compressor,   40   H.P.   Motor  &■ •"■  Plumbing  and  Steamfitting  1033 Granville St.  Vancouver. B. C.  Phone Sey. 136  Re*. Bay. 77  Department    of    Railways,    Victoria,  B. C, arid at the office of the Pacific  Great Eastern Railway, Wei ton Block,  'Vancouver, B.  C.    Bids  to be accompanied by a certified bank cheque Jor  15   per.  cent,   of   the .amount   of   the  JI mister   of  NOTICE   TO   CONTRACTORS.  Sealed   tenders,   addressed   to   the  undersigned,   and   endorsed   "Tender  for    Alterations    and   Additions    and  new Active Treatment Pavilions, ■ i\fill-.4  T, ■    ...     ^      .   ■•,.,    ,•-■■£   ■    ! tender, .payable -to   the  tary    Hospital,    Esquimalt,    Victoria,!      .  B. C," will be received until 12 Railways,  o'clock noon, Tuesday, -March is,  1919, for the construction of...alterations and additions to existing buildings forming two new Active Treatment Pavilions with additional storey.'Department of Railways,  B.  C  turret lathes.  C. O. WESCOTT  57-61  Alexander St.  Sey. 7005  Pacific Roof ing Go., Ltd*  MANUFACTURERS OF  ASPHALT READY  ROOFING  General  Roof ins Contractors  SEYMOUR 1186 INDUSTRIAL ISLAND ,_   VANCOUVER, B. C.  The.Department does not bind itself  to accept the lowest or any tender.  A. F. PROCTOR,  Chief Engineer.  Return   tubular  boilers,  engines,  plan-!  ers, seizers. roller band resaws, pipe and  pipe fittings, belting,  lumber  trucks and  a large stock of transmission machinery.  S1WMIIL MA CHUTES Y CO. LIMITED  10O4  Mainland   St. Sey.  4623  S. J. Trickey  E. E. Elliott  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      151VS Pender St. W.  VANCOUVER,  B.  C.  to Hydrotherapeutic Building, Military  Hospitals, Esquimalt, Victoria, B. C.  Plans and Specifications can be seen  and forms of tender obtained a.t the  office of the Chief Architect, Department of Public Works, Ottawa, tue  Superintendent of Military Hospitals,  Harper Building, Vancouver. B. C, ana  the Resident Architect, Victoria, B. C.  Tenders will not be considered unless made on the forms supplied by the  Department and in accordance with  the conditions set forth therein.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  Lank,   payable   to   the   order   of    the  Office of the Chief Engineer.  Victoria, B. C. Feb. 25th, 1919.  PACIFIC   SHEET   METAL  V/ORKS,  Limited  SEEET atCETAI. WCEK  and  EO OPING  r.23  7th  Ave. W.  Fairmont 702  . i  rf someone were to offer you  Health Insurance  very probably you'd say, buncum,  and refuse to listen. Yet this is  practically what Dr. Moras offers the  people of the United States in his  letter to President Wilson on the  autolopical prevention and cure of  "llu" pneumonia.and other diseases.To  say that practically every case of  "flu" and pneumonia can be saved is  a strong statement. However, don't,  pass judi-'inent hastily. Read the  Moras letter now in booklet form.  It will cost you ii cents at office or  by   mail.  1&OIIAS  AUTOIOGY  AGENCY  509 KichardB  St.        Vnncoaver, B. C.  Pumps and Pumping Plants of every  description bought and soid or rented  out.     All   pump  supplies and  repairs.  PUMPS  I3C FOWEft LIMITED  216-24   Abbott   St. Soy-moor   8110  Boats of all sizes for sale. Tugs.  Hcows and launches for hire. Saw and  Shingle  Mill  Machinery  for  sale. fc asoRAir  1739  Georgia St.  W. Sey. 8439 !••  Hoisting engines, locomotives, lathes,  wire rope, rails, cars, machinery of all  kinds.  NATIONAL  -MACHINEBY   CO.  925 Jttaia St. Sey. 600  Specialists   in   Sawmills.   Shingle   Mills.  VVood and  Iron  Working Machinery and j  'Transmission.      Large    Stock   on    hand.'  JOH.1V  A.   TJttCMSON  MiCHINEBY   CO.  302  Pacific  Tildg. Sey.   8287  Used   Machinery   of   All   Kinds   Bought  and   Sold.  B. C. EQUIPMENT CO., LTD.  Banfe of Ottawa Eldg*. Sey. 90*10  LEEK & CO., LTD.  Consulting and Contracting  Heating and Ventilating Engineers  Seymour   661  ' 1098 Homer St.  VANCOUVER B. C.  See   Us  For All Kinds of Machinery  WEIB   MACHINERY   CO.   LTD.  1396  Richards   St. Sey.  7442-7443  WIELDING  TELEPHONE DATA  HEW  INSTALLATIONS  Smythe   East   COPPERSMITHS  Marine and Genera!  THE   CITY   WELDERy  Cor.  Alexander   and   Heatley   Avenue  Phone  Highland   2009  PANTAGES  Three Shows OaiSy  2.30- 7.00 -9.00  PRICES 20c -30c  FEBRUARY  27,  1919.  Western   Hat   &   Frame   Co.,   Hat   Mfrs.,   r,0S  Haigh  Meat   Market,   Butchers,   67.r>   H road way  Uriantie Shoes of Canada,  Sixth  and  Main   Douglas Marshall Publicitv Service. The, Advertising, 7',-t Hastings  .Sutherland & Falconer Motor Co.,  I'>"1  Fifteenth  West   Anderson,   John   W..   Bookseller,   -101   Abbott   Bootery.   Th-*,   0*1   Granville  Street        Jones, Dr. James II., l"2.r, Bobson Street   FEBRUARY  28,  1919.  Stanlev   Park  Tea   Booms,   107 i   Georgia   West   Sterling Cleaners,  11 Ofi   Pender   West      MeFadven, Andrew,  Pool   Boom,  liUl Pender  West   Montell  &   Bergern,   Public   Stenographers,   sr,n   Hastings   West   Active   Service" Window   Cleaners,    IS'^1   Thirteenth    Fast   Balonde &.   Fletcher,   Bl.   Est.,   Ml   Pender   West   CSAKUES,  FEBRUARY  27,  1919.  Electrical   Workers'   Local,   from   111   Dunsmuir  to   M0  Pender  \\   ingrain  &   Bell    Ins.,   Fire,   from   111   Seymour   to   I'D   Seymour   Boss   Noel S., Auctioneer,  from  5S'.»  Biirrnrd  to  'I0S Granville   Barker, G.  W.  Co.,  Office  Equip.,  from   K:;7   Hasting  to  S-r.0   Hast.   VV..  Mainland  Confcctionerv  Co.,   from   22] \.  Quebec  to   11;so   Homer   W   Sey.  2712  ...Fair.  10S  ...Fair.  211  \'...Sey.  22T.H  ...Bay.  2 2 ii  ....Sey.  li-J.i'J  ....Sey.  l'l>;,f',  2112  ...Sey.  't — O «■  ....Sey.  2\'.):>   Sey  2 2P.)Q  ...Sey.  :;sr,:',  .High.  2 >"> 11;  ....Sey.  •l-i-io   .'.  ....Sey.  2:. 10  ...Sev.  •-■.170  ....Sev.  :;r,!ss  ..Sey.  10  ...Sev.  277T,  any    inetiil    |;art     that    is  tell  tested  range boilers at  We Weld  broken. We  $ii.00  each. !  AEWSTRONG'S   -WELDING   SHOP       |  1733  Mitln  St. Taiv.  3369 '  AUDITORS j  Consulting and Cost Accountant. |  '..mice work handled for small husmi;:.- i  ses.      Private   tuition   in   Accoiltltaucv. j  H.   O.   BOLTON,   A.C.A.   (En*r.)"  107  Yorkshire  Bldg-. Sey.   1166 !  COPE & SON  1 SO Masting St., W.  'Phone Scy.8600  AUTO REPAIRS  Arc: you thinking of having your car  overhauled? If so see Simons the most  reliable man in the city. All work  guaranteed. Lathe work done. Used  cars   bought  and   sold.  SIMONS  GARAGE  1435  Kinfrsway                                    Fair.   809   Night  Call:   Fair.   1008   COLLECTIONS  ESTABLISHED 1 898  Twenty years   in   business  In Vancouver  G. W.  CARPENTER and BUILDER  also  Cabinet   Maker  Upholstering  2226 Cambie Street  Office,  Se  -. 707f.  J. H.  Ues., Fair.  Healey  :n'!SL  OPTOMETRIST  Gla?  tt es  fitted  for  the  relief  of all  kinds  of  eye  strain    and    nervous  heada-  :he.  825 Blrks  ■Bldg.  Vancoaver,  B. C.  Collections, Adjustments everywhere,  Quick Action, Prompt Bemittance, Inteli-  gent Service. Give Us a Trial, No Collection, .\'o. Charge.  VANCOUVER    CREDIT   SERVICE  Sey.   858 615   Vancouver   Block  TRUCKS  FOB SALE—One-ton McLaughlin In  A-1 condition, cheap tor cash. One and  half ton Albion, just overhauled. Also  other   used   truck's.  UNITED  MOTOR  AGENCY   OF   B.  C.  Soy.   7076 940   Richards   St.  CONTRACTORS    AND    BUILDERS.  Alterations and Bepairs, Carpenter  and Cabinet Work. Office and Store Fittings,   Steering   Wheels   for   ships.  J.   R.   B.   WILSON   CO.,   LTD.  Sey.   S7G1 553   Cambie   St.  EXTENSION LADDERS  See us for good reliable ladders 2\ ft.  to -10 ft. in stock. Swing stages made  'o order.  ALLRIGHT LADDER CO.  S-ay. 1778 Roar 832 Hornby St.  les.  Electricai Contractors  Let us figure on your work. Send us your troub-  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.  1 SO Hastings Sfc.9W  ■p" ■  !C:-  zZ  ')7~.t  >'••'?''.;'  ..\'$7-7  I  §§f.  1


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