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 -/ t-.Vi..V-^;-^s-rV'^������y^  ^^.^.^p-**  ^^77^''   .'V   :'7/^7'7^  v.; * ��������� ���������'������������������,  ,*-*.?.&i  .y.'i  5 7* :  Vancouver City, Mount Pleasant,  VOLUME I  ������  Vancouver and The Province  s ^sasfisi  N,^-: '"', :-���������':.- :���������:���������.$.'?. V.-':.-'.' '*; -^ -:.;"; :"HK;"'**������|������������g^.f  .-���������;:,;.::::>:. ���������;'-.-��������� .���������.���������ri.-;v-iJ.^'.'a->-'.-!;?:-.-'?./C:.F.'::.i;i-K������fc^!^  ^-v^AW7;-,>^?7,^M  ;.;- -v^;::^-.;-^'���������v-;;^'..;h,.; ^-?^ViV/;.-'.'-.^---;;^^^tffi|  VANqpUVER, British Columbia, FEBRUARY 25r I9i0.  mmst  The movement to hold the first.Canadian National Apple Show at Vancouver deserves the support of all our  citizens. The advertising possibilities  of such an enterprise are greater than  one is apt to realize.' The show In  Spokane has done an ehbrthous amount  of good to that city and the country  tributary to it���������to the,whole of the Pacific Northwest.-In fact. It has brought  the fruitpossibilities of;this section to  the notice of the world as no other  agency has done. At the last show  held there buyers were present from  all parts of this continent, from Great  Britain, Germany and France. The exhibitors we,re not put to the trouble  and expense of removing their exhibits,  instead they carried in their pockets  the money paid for their fruit by eager  buyers. One exhibitor of a carload  and there were twelve or thirteen such  exhibits, received flOOO in prize money  "and $20C0 for his exhibit, a total of  $3000 for that whose cost of production  was about $600.  Vancouver can provide a show equal  in all respects to that of Spokane. The  fruit growing sections of "the Northwest are as convenient to our city as  to the city of Spokane, and the interest In British Columbia on the part  of dealers on this continent is greater ��������� thwn that manifested by them In.  any other section of the West. Nothing could be of greater value to pur  prosperity than the publication of the  facts relating to out" fruit possibilities  and the publication of these could hot  ��������� be accomplished "; Iif any" other way  quite so effective as would be the exhibition offojir,: fruit products. There  are probably 100,000 acres in B. C.  planted in orchards, and experts familial- with* the facts;' agree that Ube  land ������������������ suitable for fruit: production   In  7-B: 'C. amounts > trt not 'less than lw������j  millions of acres. 7And: in the^natutv  of Ihe cas������ thisf must be a conservative  estimate, tor Itcovers;only the explor-  ed i sections, and no one knows, how  mm Ii more such land is included in the  rest areas of this ''great "province' which  baye not been.examined. ;':���������,.;  Furthermore, the. market exists for  all- present and future possibilities bt  production- Less than 20- per cent, ot  the fruit now consumed in the prairie  provinces is supplied by B. C. and thai  because, we have not the fruit 'to! give-  them. That is to say, we cannot supply our natural markets now. These  markets are growing yearly at ah eir  ormous rate���������much faster than is din-  ability tq meet their demands-���������or indeed, any reasonable proportion of  them. t  We have tbe' land, the'.markets are  waiting for our product���������we need the  men. The. men are ready top. It remains only for us to show them what  we have to offer them. This we can  do in a most effective way. with the  proper apple show. Vancouver, as the  commercial centre of the Canadian  coast. Is properly enough taking the  Initiative, seeking not ajone her own  advantage, but as lone the good of the  nation.  <--    *    *  While all think Hie Coiiii"������j :������c"������d  properly under existing circumstance-.;  in, deferring action respecting the giving of a franchise to a second telephone company, we do not'-agree with  those who think the duplication of telephone services In a������city to be the sum  ?f all telephonic: evil8:i:;:.v ;  We know, of course, that a single effective service is better than two partial '*! services^ ''but" know "also that competition it* telephones is better.-than  monopoly, operated by, a company  whose only apparent'interest in its  subscribers is manifested on collection  day. In /Vancouver -we- have- anything  but an ideal service. After making all  due allowance for the- rapid growth of  tlie ..city, it is impossible to believe  that the B. C. Telephone Company is  making any reasonably earnest effort  to meet; the requirements of the people of this city. Would, the subscribers have to wait''week's before-ihey can  get a phone put in? Phones are'out  of use for days at a.time. The.company being so pushed with orders as to  be unable to give 'attention to these  matters. At the same time it finds men  arid' machines in plenty to put In pay  BY PROFESSOR ODLUM  stations.   There is something singular agam to ���������& r(iri���������er estateT But' as a  in this, and subscribers whose phones  ,ule he is unable-,to do so to advan-  are  'dead'- for days.at a time can get   ,age> 6r at-least he so thinks,  what comfort they can find in the fact a  that the company Is too busy putting in J    The most independent men on earth  pay stations to bother with a mere sub- j a,,e"the average farmers.   Where thyy  prform, their- work: in; a reasonable  and1^ moderate .manner, and "take advantage of the many oppotunitles  within Ihe^  erary character, they are the moat  hapjpy,. or happily situated or ail our  citlEeiis."' Tn* home 'and moral life oni  the farm is immeasurably more healthful to body,, miiid and Bplrt.than that}  prevailing In" the' urban ^centres.  Furthermore, the; average farmerVikj  scriber, whose rent goes on all the time  by theway*. ,, ... .,..���������..v,^....... ;.i<;..,,:,....���������..,,7.  Another, and- a most exasperating  fact-, in connection with our toiephoue  service is that subscribers who happen  to^live beyond the bounds of ft certain  area .are charged a higher rental than  those living within them. All .Mount  s Peasant and Fairview and Indeed all  those sections whow? location on the  riiiip' ^nnot^be .r^Sohed; by #^erfSliir  length of- string, one end of which"lk  fastened to the point on the map where'  the company'* office, stands, are inade  tojpay 12% pier cent, more for phone  rental than those within the favored  .circle;;''-' ".'���������; :-';'^'-.,,-: %.ir.l ii; |: $ :>fi   'J;  There Is no1 good mislness reason for  such discrimination-��������� it is .a hoid-up  pure .and isnipie. All citizens of V-an-  cotirver should have equalrights in re-  sjifct'to a service furnished by a corr  poraCon having a civic franchise.  Geologists acknowledge that the Ca^  nadian l^aurentides are the oldest rocks  and mountains on-this globe.- This 1b  one of. our strong, points. When the  "Ancient of Days'^ decided to build up  dry r land above the watery - deep; He  .gave the rank.and position of honor to Canada. ,     ;-���������--.-  Many of the great paleontologists  hold that the first dawn of animal life  appeared in - the Ottawa valley.  Among these scientists were Sir William Dawson and his son Sir William.  Before their day Sir William Logan,  the discoverer. he!d the same opinion;  and the late Doctor Sehvyn belonged  to this schol of thought/ - Having examined the. rock .in its. native habitat  in Orcnville and he Petite .Nation, in  the province of Quebec, the writer  long since came to the conclusion as  above .stated.      -.- - ��������� .������������������.������������������.;��������� -.- :^:..  This most remarkable "fosisir': was  naiued "Eozoon Canadense'' by '������������������ the  discoverer. The name, freely trans-  Jated, means the animal of early dawn,  and the proper adjective aserts that  the morning dawn animal was a: Canadian. The pros and'cons have been  presented for and against the conclusion of the three Sir Williams, all of  Canadian distinction, over.a.period of  forty years. Perhaps a definite proof  will never be discovered, and perhaps convincing testimony. will be  found in the rocks of the Ottawa valley ere long. In any case the discovery by Sir WHIiam liOgan of the  remarkable specimen helped to make  Canada more prominent among geologists and paleontologists than had  been the case previously. >  |h the Canadian Yukon many: splendid specimens of mammoth and nias-  Uxions-h������ve been found, ad have made  their} jway to. tne front in a telling  manlier.: y\ any of the best; specimens  muctfj'Veajftier^ mhseums; while'  .."Back; to the^farm," says-the;great  railway king. Mr. Hill Is wise and  shrewd.- His advice Ms good"ufor -the"  individual and for the ralway. Where  the farms are jio>ulate^'uah'd~eared7"for,  there, is. ;country^ niakiug. history.' as  well as success.' l;Tlie pdsltibii'. of the  agriculturist is much better thaii he-  knows, as a rule. ,       . :  .Distant, nills and even barren -moun-1  tains, covered by a soft mantle of blue.;  gray haze, aie very enchanting^ to "the  eye. In like maher town abd'city  life can produce in the mind of the  young man from Ihe country an allur-  ing haze, as attractive as the mlst<  mantled'distant,, barren mountin.  But when city life is faced by the  day laborer, week in and week out,  with irregular work, and at times very  inadequate .'J:pmunerati6h;;..''.[!t.hen'..'/the  glamor wears off. and the dispirited  ohe-tfme farmer". would gladly iieturn  .v.-'.^.Vir'.i^i^fJ  ���������^������;'^tSf&Wil  t .-.'-./'. , ...-., 1-,.- '-.���������tV--.-;-i2il  ���������.���������!:������������������������������������   -���������'-.������������������.������������������.     .-  ���������'.;. ������������������>?'.���������*������������������/-,.-���������'���������':   :��������� (������������������''���������'vj'^^^-tii'M.tjm  ."U%l  SA.YS;ITS^AGREEMENT^WITH;:!mB;���������IT^'B0Mm:il^^  '������������������yi;.; .(,-- --N01?-LIMIT i^Vi^Al^^r^^g^^^^  -:b C     ---.VvHi..35f|  .'"���������'&��������� f->1'*':yil|  riAs^'?S'!S?l  There was a.large attendance of  young men ait the organization meet ing  of the athletic club In connection with  Mount Pleasant presbyierian Church'  onl Tuesday evenhig.^^  officers were chosen:-Honorary'president. Dr. G. A. McGulre. Al. P. P.; president; TH. McKay: vice-president.  Duncan Campbell; secretary, R. Watson, 40 Broadway west: treasurer.  Norman Somerville; executive committee. E. Murray. D. Campbell, Douglas  Johnstone. There will be a representative from the junior and intermediate  departments on the executive committee and three from the ladies' department. Everything is looking good for  a splendid gymnasium, every one taking hold with the work of organization  with much enthusiasm.  MOUNT PLEASANT  Up.io-D.ie HARDWARE STORE  1uIMMffi8iiSRAN(Z  As TIGHT and SOUND  As a STEAM BOILER  Is  riveted  together just like  a boiler.    Were it not made of  Malleable iron  and steel,   it  would be impossible to do this.  Cast iron ranges are put to-:  gether with bolts       The nuts-  ^et loose^an'd-drop off.     TJie  joints  leak. '"   But once the'  rivet is djriveji home; on our  rauge, it is there forever. Just  think what this  means���������Airtight where should be, perfect  *: icomflustion, perfect baking.  Ltd.  Mount PI������������*sant  man,of tliei city at^.the ^ame .-ane..,. A  young mah with good, fair health and  intettaehce>������an start out ftttwnity-  one. and be comfortable at forty.'  4 When .lajmes. Hillja$$^^bther promi^  hent business nieh %ay/l"Oo back to-  the farm.-'heaiui they have it In mind  to mean. "Young man, stay on the  farm." For it Is a fact that; few really  return to the farm after'being absent  several years.  'For: this there are two reasons.  First, a goodly number, on making the  city their home, are so superior to the  young men brought up, in. the city.-  that they succeed, and thus are well  pleased to remain ; in ;the new: and  more stirring environment. Second,  many others so fail that they,are too  far down and out to make headway,  if an .attempt w;ere.mde...tojreturn, to  country life.1  There is class who will succeed  whether In city or country..^ There  are others who would succeed neither  in one place nor the othei\ But there  are a lot of people who go to the  cities and fail, who would have made  safe headway had they remained on  the frm. '.''..-"' '"--.'  A great  many   foolish  fathers  and  mothers say aud teach their children  that   they   do   not   wish   to   see   said  children   work  as   hard  as  they,  the  oarents.   worked.    To   this  end   they  plan  to seil out the stock  and  land.  so as to settle in the city to provide  ease for the young folks.   This is one  of the mad follies of the day, as too  many of such parents find out before  jihey go very far with town life.   With  |a vengeance  the ; young    simpletons  j strike out to live without  hard  work,  'which soon  to them  means no  work.  | They very oiten make splendid snobs  and   spendthrifts,   which   in   the   end  means that In their older days they  have to handle pick and shovel, living  from   hand   to   mouth   because   their  parents were proud, silly fools.  tjii^stipii raised by the Westell Call, iiTlas! ,.\^e6^iaS^i|!:%|?  It \vill be noticed; libwev^thaitiiesiin|p ^ara^^tiijir^|pj|^  Company is, ^The voltage isSiot limited imder bur acrlee^#Sv$.%($;���������  iheiit witli tlie eity." y^h^  :   ������������������������������������}'</:. ^%^^m^t  -    ��������� It will be further notic|rl that no reply is hiade to:tiiefe������  ^ucstioil of iising;\^ncoviv^ st  itlie high tension wires of a neiglibdriiig citv.       rt:'-^:^0������&z.  ������; i It shoiiid be noted, however, "thafecjveill thought^notkll  jimit be placed in the company'sagrecraeiit ^rith the cit^ISS  Iriofconipany has a right to iricreasinglv enSaiiger the isa& ������l  ���������ty of the public.   '  '���������.-���������'' ���������' .:''')&yT'-*"^^^.^  v Notwithstanding the tc^uiicalitiesqi electoic traps-i Oi  tnission, we think a large section of tlie o-eadiiig puWitg   ���������!  jara sulnciently infonned to^ind(S,stapdjhoi|r tiansniitting    v  forty thousand volts cannot jinvas; safe^as tlie tmtisniission?  of half that volta^i a','4- -:'S-",W- ���������'::?. )-\ <)i ^ ..'< vi'v  I  '   -...    /-'".:'xr     ��������� "..;','? frf.?-. -.;? ' i. ,1K--*-%"  ' '".'���������'��������� -������������������;.--  ! .;,;'"^he.qiiestioiii8;a8k^:^/^^ -v-'i'-/v-���������vA  ; r li ^Vyiien; tjie; voltage transmitted was doi  te-r>"'l'3-  was  iiisulRtioiuim^  .-���������/���������-.^i-^V"' :,^>"."-.*.������l  jfrhojly at;tlw public's risk f   -^ y-  |;-"/:.Hvfe:^lM!iPi-5t)ii^i*t  sategiwrd the. piiJilie and employet'8/?     - -  ���������,-p  i3  *^*-*>*g*^?-^v'-j:-������--xi!m  "' '���������"'"���������'" '"'���������   ~%m  ||f tra������siu������ssion7Rut in two, wasWw \}ric^ rtithMd^oM  ft|ojisnmer^pf ipower?   '  th<  Canada has been madly running after  the almighty dollar. In a few years,  when our public men are public spirited enough to turn their attention to  the preservation of these silent' witnesses of ancient animal giants, then  the beBt of them wlli have been placed  in-the murteums of others, more .wide',  awake and more enterprising.  Perhaps the most wonderful animal  remains ever found In Canada, are  those which came from Queen Charlotte Islands, out on our Western  coast. In the North Pacific Ocean.  They have been on exhibition in Vancouver. New Westminster, Victoria.  Seattle and other western cities.  Many bids have been, made for theni  by those representing educational institutions, but so far they have not.  permanently���������left^Vancouver. __LJm_  In my opinion these are distinct  remains of at least three animals.' In  a general way I may say that no such  tnegatheria live previously been found  In Canada. This is saying much, and  if my assertion is true, then it surely  would be appropriate for Vancouver  city, or Victoria, through the Province,  to   retain   these   antediluvian   relics.,  and thus prevent them going to some j    The   ������reat   ornithologist   Owen,   on  other   country. *  I'have  no idea  of the  sum  which  f:'.p':-:--;:l-.::^#^  %.:t;77,;'.m':-|::arv  ��������� .at, his./own ..cost,., a.large, brick  ami stone ' building In l^ohdori,' England, in which to place the model. It  is In truth one of the most interesting  sights in the British Empire, so far  as ahtedluvian representatives are  concerned.  And though, in all parts of. the civilized World, immense sums are spent  in' procuring such animal relics, or  models of tliein. .vet in our own country, where we have some, of the very,  beat specimens, we It others from  abroad coins^ and carry them to educate the populations of other lands.  What would be of intense interest  to Canadians and especially to British  Columbians, would be the securing of  these specimens of megatheria for our  museums, and build them up in full,  supplying artificially the parts that  are missing.  In resuming the_n������val debate In the^  Commons. E.^l.Alacdonald; member/  for Plctou. made a strong defense off  the government's scheme. He also-se-S  yprely criticized the Opposition's plan j  to hire out the defense of Canada to ^  British seamen and British firms.        V"  Horticulturists   and   dairymen   held.  interesting  sessions  at the  .Manitoba  agricultural college.    Dr.  Leemlns of;-.  Winnipeg read' a valuable paper dealing  with   hygiene   in   the   making  of-  butter and cheese. The value of teething cows was pointed out in order to 4  Impress the necessity of keeping oily .j  the best producers. ~:4  one  occasion   was   presented   with   a  single  bone  from  New  Zealand.    He  would secure them to Vancouver or!wa? a8ked to ������*���������������"��������������������������� ��������������������������� Klv������ his  Victoria, but would urge that a rea-|onln,on OB M,e b,ld or animal to whloh  sonable offer be made to place them \lt belonged.   ITp to that time r.o living  where our own people, and their suc-jor ,lead 8P*clim!B had conl" belo,t'  cessors. for all time to come, mav be!,ne w^ntlatH for study,  able to see and study their parts, na-1 Professor Owen, in a most patient  Hire, and habitat, so as to compare iand masterly manner, went to work  with the productions of other lands ;an������ 'onstructed an artificial skeleton  and climates.  Canadians   who   read   and  carefully, know that our present arctic'<���������"������. *aR������s '������nd   w������t^"'*>*   ������"   or������l-'or-  regions were at one time the hom* of i  tropical birds, animal and vegetation!  There   are   many   proofs   in   the   coal  of a  gigantic  bird.    From  th������>  single  observe ��������� *Jone "*'  prodin-nd  such  a  bird as set  ithe   Waggs  : rtinity  for  ciiticisni and  sarcasm.  But behold, the time..came when per-  ! feet   skeletons   of   the   New   Zealand  Western Canada retail lumber deal-^  era decided at a meeting held to re-7  fuse to purchase odd lengths from  British Columbia manufacturers. It**  was pointed our that such material n  would not be aiceplable io the conmni-���������  ers'living In the prairie provinces.  Brandon  proposes to iuauguragte X  progressive campaign to secure indus-  trU's.  measures and  plant fossils of the far  Northland.     What   theories   advanced  J. A,  2337 Westminster Ave.  An indication that the local .govern  ment is trying to rush the present*  session of the Manitoba legislature,  was given yesterday when Acting  Premier Rogers refused to allow an  adjournment of the debate. T. H.  Johnson, Centre Wjnnipegi" as a conser  quenee of Mr. Rogers' action, although  unprepared, spoke for an hour ami a  half, and delivered a telling criticism  of the Roblin administration. Dr.. J.  W. Arrnitrbng. Gladstone, and John  Williams. Arthur, ably criticized the  j action''of ��������� the government in several  jinatters.     No   government , suporters  1  took the floor to participate in the debate.. ..-.-.���������  ! bird were found, and-when ,compared  ! with ���������   Owen's     artificial     production.  as explanations  of  the great'change, i11"?"*1 *e tables on those who made  is  the  most - correct,   will  not  bo dis-!n8nt ��������� of7,ht!   ^^"ti.fic   deductions   of  cussed here, but the world of science j England's honored; -.comparative   or-  has for long years been .trying, hard to j mthologist.  solve the great problem.    ��������� !    As Owen built up ihe giant Alea of  The data are numerous and  varied.; New'Zealand, so there arc men living  but  no  explanation   has  yet  been   ac- : to-day.   who  t-epted  as   proven.    The  work   is   pip-1 by ..'artificial  ceeding. and large snnis of money arc  spent.-conti.nuourdy- in order to .find a j corner or New Westminster.  could   perfoci ly    restore  means   tiicsc*   wonderful  mega.therial ��������� skeletons   now   in   Van-  satisfactory solution.  It   would   bo   a   splendid   thing   to  -Some years ago the largest skeleton ; erect one of these hionsters in a suit-  ever discovered was found in. one ofjable'-and permanent building, where  Western states. Mont-ana. Idaho, or j all, comers, including our own peopW'.  som other near thereto. It is the most icould behold and study at..the'great-  wonderful ever found..and was consid-' esit convenience. Let our yomig��������� pco-  ered so innwrtant that Andrew Car-; pie |ave a chance as good, as is inr-  negie was moved to pay an enormous ; nistosd by many other lands, some of  sum to secure a plaster of paris model .which are not half as able and welthy  of the  monster.    This  done,  he then [as is Canada, or our own Province.  The Winnipeg Trades and Labor '.  Council passed a resolution strongly  condemniug the Roblin government lor  its continued neglect of the inroresU  of labor. The ex-president of the conn-  ell, speaking'ar a gathering of the ui������-  c'niinsts. also condemned the government  foi- the same  reason.  The Imperial  privy council has re- 7.  fused the application of the Winnipeg /  Plumbers'   union   for   right  to  appeal 7  against the decision of the Manitoba  courts which awarded damages to em- ���������  ploying firms in connection with a lo-   .  cal strike.  ���������'"��������������������������� I     .  Canada's   trade   ror   the   ..month   of   ;  January totalled over fifty-onemillion 7  dollars. An-ihcrea&'e "of thirty per cent.  over the corresponding month last  year. The figur������ .for the first ten  mouths of'the fiscal term show a large  increase. v  John C. Katon has given $250,000 to  build a wing to the new general hospital at .-Toronto, in memory, of.:.hi.*  father,  the  late Timothy  Katon. .������w.iiai--*cx'-*-.';E>vi"if.-i'^������i:*Ji.'A:i  THE WKKnaR^CAU.. VAXCQCVE n   BrUTISH COLUMBIA.  FLOODS  It is rather surprising that in all  the voluminous descriptions of the  Parts flood, which have been published in America, there has been given  no complete analysis of the meteorological conditions which have turned  the usually gentle" and tractable River  Seine into a raging torrent, and  wrought unbelievable havoc in the  far-famed and beautiful city of Paris.  It seems unlike^- that any mere rainfall in the watershed of the Seine  could bare been sufficient, to produce  the present enormous-floor, and it is  probable that a great part, if not tbe  major part of the floor water, is due  mountains and on the higher levels.  Apart from tue extreme suffering  and personal inconvenience resulting  frbuV the  flood, 7jthe motet; serious as-  in the superincumbent walls, if indeed the building be not thrown down  altogether. -    ���������������������������,  W&M  S^iirth^hiore, -.; th^W  pectof the calamity is the disastrous^fefring^ ca|fog f&jnetaj. bursting,  effects which must surely result from J se*ers7ahd cojtepslng; subways, indi^  the inundation of the foundations of]cate-that/another most destructive ac-<  the city, and the nooding;of its labyrinth of subw:ays and- sewers by 7a  vast volume .of water of great-deptii;  pressure and velocity. Ttr is a "fact,  well understood by engineers and  architects, that foundation material  which is perfectly stable in the'; dry  condition, may lose much, if not all,  of its supporting power when it becomes saturated;, and particularly, if  as in the present case, the ground adjoining the foundation is full of such  voids as are represented by subways,  sewers) cellars and other excavations.  A substratum which will remain stable  under normal conditions, may begin to  flow or slide when It is saturated; in  to sudden melting of tbe snow I* the [which case heavy cracks will appear  * X  MT* PLEASANT  FISH MARKET  (A. Gray, Proprietor)  ��������� > '   t'f!3:  O' ' -  i ������    .-.  ��������� COR. NINTH & WESTR. RD  I  1  All kinds of Fresh Fish, Smoked  Fish, Salt Fish, and .Vegetable*  '.7   .   .. .. ���������,.    .    -'7, .   /7"'-   89-42  t  1 THE   CORNER*  I GROCERY STORE  502  BROADWAY,   EAST  Up to date goods at the LOWEST  ,    POSSIBLE PRICES.  ONLY BEST LINES KEPT IN  STOCK  _ SS-42  ������������������<���������!<14l<l������i������i������1������t*>������l������l������|  *%mi  THE    STOKE  OF     QITATATY  !  You hear a lot about Anti-Combine  Stores and about the bargain*the> offer  yoto, but before buying it would be a  good idea to investigate the qunlliy of  ftof the good* they are |>a*xitigoui to you  'ItilB generally conceded tbat if y������n get  7a ������nap <>n one thing you will imy for it  on Homething elite. .  Any brba'd ntiaded person knows that  a merchant must have a legitimate profit in order to carry on business, anil  you can rest assured there is nobody in  business lor the honor and glory, alone.  While we are not boasting any  specials we do claim that we vau do as  well for you as any one elte.  And hear thiNin mind: WE -TANn  BY  EVERYTHING  VOU  BCY FUOM  U8. -   '���������'   '  >-;'    7 '.;���������'.  We ars leaders in the goo<l things in  the grocery busineh* ������u"l we al������o ��������� arry  a full Btoek of Fruit* and Vegetable;).  Kemembar whcie. .we are located   and  don't tail to place youi-jitxt order.  I  I  I  2243 Westminster Ave.,  .Near Corner ^th  u  "X  Ii  we will be pleased to advertise  itforyoiu  ... ...���������..'  A FEW SPECIALS  Double Comer, 15th and Spruce; $5500; cash $1500  Two lots 13thAve.,W. 4000;   "     1500  Fine House and Lot, Broadway, W. 9000;   "    2500  House and Lot, 7th Ave., W. 2950;   "      750  Easy terms on balance of these Splendid Buys.  tion'-'pf the water, must-be actively at;  work. We refjer to be suberraueari  flow of. water Sunder pressure along  toe face 6f foundations, siibways" sewers ami other subterranean masonry  work. Where such flow occurs, as for  Instance along the outside of a .sewer,  there is liable to be a washing away  and displacement of the soil or other  material; and where the . sewers are  tilled with water under hydraulic pressure': due to a -considerable head, such  as exists in the flooded district of  Paris, it can easily be' seen that, having but little strength to resist an  outward thrust, they would be easily  burst open, particularly if, as suggested, the enclosing soil had been washed away by tbe flow of water along  their outer surface. Only when the  floods have subsided and a full exam-'  |,ination can be made, will the full  measure of tbe present disaster be ascertained; but the probabilities are  that the rebuilding of sub-surface construction will have to be done on an  enormous scale.  Unquestionably one result of the  floor will be the undertaking of public works designed to prevent any  repetition of the disaster. An obvious  plan would be to build a masonry retaining wall, or levee, throughout the  whole length of the city and for some  distance above it, carrying tbe work to  & height sufficient to prevent any. future overflow. So enormous has been  toe volume of water that has come  down, that unless the walls were carried to an inconvenient height, it  would be necessary to increase the  cross sectional area of the channel  either by dredging, which is practicable, or by widening, which because  of the great value of the property  that would have to be condemned for  this purpose would Beem to be out of  the question. There can be little  doubt that the overflow at Paris' has  been greatly increased by the presence of so many masonry bridges, each  3f which embodies several heavy  masonry piers that greatly reduce the  area of the channel; and if the municipal engineers - undertake a sufficient  enlargement to absolutely prevent future overflows tne question of the obstruction presented by these bridges  must surely come up for consideration. Judging from the reports It  |wquld seem that not only the piers,  but tbe superstructures of tbe bridgeaj  themselves have served to dam the  waters and spill tbem'over tbe adjoining banks.  If the masonry structures were, replaced by suspension bridges or slngleTfl  trusses spanning the entire channel;?  from wall to wall, a' treat *tep would  be .'take*'^toward, the prevention of  future floods. But would Paris, the  beautiful, submit to the removal of so  [many monuments of her architectural  genius as are afforded by the present  succession of picturesque stone arch  bridges.  A Branch of this Bank has  bemoperjLedm Mpmtp Pleasant  Temporary quarters have been  smWred mihe Muir El^ckcormr  MM^ Road*  ivherea gerteral BcmJwng ImM-  ness will be transacted.  MANAGER.  'Our Market' wwM������,2gjg������F0������  pua������ viar m sto������e 1349 Westminster Ave.  H. N. CLEMENT, PropriMm s^^sa^^a^sss  CHURCHES  Baptist  M*;.  PLEASANT  Baptist Oburch-.  Junction of Waatmirmter Road and Waat-  minster Avenue  Etv. S. EvicRTOji, B A.,-fastor.  2724W������atminBter Road-  Preaching Services���������11 a. ni.   and  7:30  p. m.   Suuday School at 2:ii0 p. in.  B. Y. P. U.���������Monday, 8 p.m.    Methodist  W  PLEASANT CHRCH.���������.  Curtivi  Teuib ������f*. ar* Oiilatio    _  Skrvicks��������� Preaching at11 a. ,m autl at  7 AW p. ui. Suuday School aud Bibli  Class at 2:30 p. m ���������""-'  Rev. J P. WasTMAN, Pastor.  v������t������t. Tel������  '-*������rM>n*re 128 Kleveuib av������nu������.  Von*- :\SH.-  Presbyterian  M  T.  PLEASANT Church���������  Corner Ninth ave. and Quebec Mt.  Sunday Services���������Public worship at  II a. ui aud i :00.p.m ; Suuday school  and Bible/Cla*s at i :30 p m.; MOM ���������  day���������Uhriniiau Eudeavor at S :00p. m.  WEDyifypAY���������Prayer Meeting ni 8:00  p. m. 'Fripay���������IJboir i*actife.  Rev. J. W. Woodbidb, Jd. A.,  Ken. ITONiuthavc. W       T������l. B:W������.    Pastor.  WESTMINSTER Church���������  Coi. W eitou and iftith.   Oue block eaat  of Westminstei Av������.  services���������Sunday 1 > :00 a. in. aud 7:80  p. ni.   Sunday School 2:VO.  Wednesday���������Prayer meeting 8.-00 r.m.  Rev. J. H. Cam*rok. B. A.,  Ket-lrteiue ror. Quebei- aud 2i*t. Pastor.  PHOME13947  MT. PLEASANT  Hyrtdmcm & Kirkpatrick  REALESTATE  Cor. Ninth and WestmiaMer Ave.  VANCOUVet, B. C.  Broadway Cash Grocery  Pmng Cash means the LOWEST PRICES  220 BROADWAY, W.   >   -    VANCOUVER, B. C.  iiroapwaV^rprcraoc go.  _', '*;-N;feV*I#:Pr������*-';-:.:  UI WKHPWAY W., fCHWPr fill AVPJUP  IrOAVS  INSURANCES  Anglican  ST. MICHAELS���������  Corner Vtb ave and rTln-e Krtward *t.  Services���������Morning Pmy������r at 11 a m.  aud Evensong at 1 :!i(> p. iu. eacli Sunday. Holy CouiniuuKiii on flrnt aud  third Suudays iu each luonrli after  viorniug Prayer, aua ou second and  fourru Suud" ��������������������� at e :ti0 p m. Sna-  day ; . '^JO p. iu.  Rev. a H Wius     Rector.  Rectpry Corn..-M!, ������ve hh<1 t'ii '    tidward'  ralepbone B178S  CENTRAL. JftAPl 1ST CHURCH��������� 11  CornerT������ntli;A������e. aud Laurel ������t.  Services -Preaching at  11 a.m.  and  7-.HO p iu   Suudjy School at 2M p.m.  Rev* P CLinos Parkkk, M. A ,  Pastor.  Ilth Ave. W  Latter s>ay Saints  REORGANIZED Church of Christ-  . tW .Mntb aveuu������> ������m<t.  Services���������Every Sunday evening at ���������  o'cKxsk.   Sunday SC >ool at 7 o'clock.  Prayer Heetiuff Vv ������duesilay at 8 p. m ,  .1. S. RAlHKV. Eidtfr:-������������������  LODGES  REAL ESTATE BROKERS  2040 GRANVILLE STR.  Next t<v Canadian Bank of Commerce  Phono 5609  MENTION THE "CALL"  \ii  The Winnipeg civic legislation committee has approved clauses in the  legislation to be submitted to the  Manitoba legislature, which, if passed  by" that body, will give the city power  to "fegulate"^ billboards, to appoint^ a'  bvdro-e'lectrlc commission or commissioner and to. raise |500,000 for the  Selkirk  centennial' fair.  The annual convention of the Saskatchewan Grain Growers is in session at Prince Albert. Resolutions  dealing with topics of special interest to the farmers of the west were  iiscussed and passed.  Henry Schwartz, a Polish Gaiician,  .eslding on Stella avenue, Winnipeg;  aurdeted his wife and then corn-  | mitted suicide at his. home. His wife  refused to be reconciled when be returned home from Europe and in a  passion he shot her.  Sir Danlal McMillan, lieutenant  governor of Manitoba, will open thenu  governor of Manitoba, opened the  third session of .the twelfth legislature  of Manitoba at the parliament build  ngs, Winnipeg. Over 3,000 invitations for the opening have been is  wed.  The Insurance bill was discussed be-  ore the banking committee of the  Canadian senate. Mr. Laidlaw, of [  Toronto, appeared on behalf of the Insurance companies and made complaints against several clauses of tbe  measure.  A sailor on the Hamburg-American  ner Galicia, pianned to murder the  -fRcers, scuttle the ship and carry off  i shipment of f800,000 in gold, being  ent  by  a German   bank  to    South  Vmerlca.  The switchmen employed on sys-  'ems operating in Chicago h*Te decided, as a result of a vote, to strike  unless their wages are increased/ All  oroposars to arbitrate matters in dispute will be rejected.  Dr. Hyde, of Independence, Missouri, is accused by a coroner's Jury  of causing the' death of" Thomas  Swope, a millionaire patient, hy administering a dos* of strychnine.   "'  We have an excellent stock of STOVfS-the very best make, for  either cooking or he������ttf������g- w  STOVPS  COAl- ��������� WOOD        ������������������-..'       Oil..  EVEBVTtllNQ IN THE HARQWARE UW  rWWMVPRV PHONC2S53  Cor. |6tli and Westminster Aves.  Independent Orq������r of Oddfellow������  \���������T. PLEASANT Lodpe No. I������.     ^  4f^  Meetsevery Tuesday at ������ p. m,  i io 1.0. O. |T. Hall Westminster ave.,  lit. Pteawn*     Sojonrt>i"g brethren  cordially invited to attend.  J. PouglttK, Vice (bfmnd. Sloth * Westr.  TrlOH^SicWEU'. Reo. Sec. 4S) 71), ������ve. E.  MrVi'l Ortnge Lo^fe  MT. PLEA8ANT L. O. U No. IMI  !!���������������(��������� the Is* and M Thursday of  ���������*      each mouth at 8 p. ui, in  Hbe|5. of p Half  All    visiting   Brethren  cordially welcome.  Johm Coviu.s, W. M  N. E. LotTOHEBP, Secy  72517th ave.. w.  f OR f INC  Job  sf#*   4^  Independent Order roreslers  pQURT yANCpUTER  No.   I8������8-  J-VMeeis^ aud i<th Mondays of each  > 1    month at 8 p. in., in the Oddfellows'  Hall, if*. Pleusniit.     Visitiug bretb-  ern always weienvo  H. Ha Kins, Chi f Rnng������r  U. J ��������� CU..HAN, Hvc. Sec.  .    _ 8������7 rriui!������������������������treet. city.  A. Psnoeixv, PiHRuc-ial Secretary.  287 Kleventh avenue ea������l.  Dean & Qoard  Tuning  Expert Rjepair Work.  Factory Experience  Best References  W,  I. GOARD.  Leave your orders at the Western Call  Westminster Road  PHONE U05  Gorher Ninth' ^venuet and!  HAY, GRAIN, FLOUR,  ANIfFEED  Grain Crushed, on Short  7. Notice.  -,#, ���������  v.-.'--  rwun iDPfuo a memn  Pratt's Food, Shell, Bone,  3eef Scraps, etc  Lanje Variety.  ^      Be^pality.  _ pR>mpt Delivery. :-.:���������:..���������:-.^,.::-riy'  Frdayj February _%\ 1910  ���������_^  THE WESTERN CALX* VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA.  *&  Biliiil  House and  S  Hl':'V;  Owner Mas to sell  TOP of HILL on THIRD  modern, has cement forn=  dation and new furnace.  I  gyt- alone worth $2500 and has a good  view.  TR O M C $675 Cash and  1 CKiTlO Bal over 4 YEi  the  YEARS  This is the easiest contracts in  * ......  we know of     Do if now  Box U, Western CAt L  i408 Westminster Rd.  The .Winnipeg bonspiel was opened  under most favorable conditions,  games being played in the Dingwall  and McLaren competitions. Surprises  were the exception and high-class  curling the rule.  A large deputation of Ontario  Orangemen waited on Premier Whltr  ney asking for better regulations for  the. public schools In the province.  The annual meeting of the Old Timers' association of Manitoba Was held  In Winnipeg last night. Dr. J. H.  6'Dpnnell was elected president.   -.  Gustafapn. of Winnipeg, defeated  Sheppard. of St. Paul, in a wrestling  match at the \Va1Ker theatre last evening in two straight, falls.  The Liberals have a majority of  forty-eight in the upper chamber at  Ottawa.  Senator Raker dropped dead while  eating lunch in a cafe at Montreal.  At the session of the International  Waterways commission at Toronto  yesterday, much opposition to the proposals of the St. Lawrence River  Power company to dam the Long  Sault rapids on the St. Lawrence, developed. It is claimed that this would  interfere with many navigation projects.  The debate on the second reading  of the naval bill was resumed in the  Canadian Commons. The statements  by opposition speakers that the supremacy of Great Britain Is; In^graye  danger were refitted by speakers who  supported  the government's policy.  Robert S. Ball, astronomer at the  observatory at Cambridge, Eng.. dealing with'the possibility of danger to  the earth on account of Halley's comet,  argued that for 100.000,000 years life  had been continuous on the earth notwithstanding the visits of at least Ave  comets a7year.   ,,  "  ' -....7,  The Manitoba, legislature, was'.yes}'  terday opened by Sir Daniel McMillan,  lieutenant-governor. The galleries and  floor of the house were packed with  guests. .Notices of many questions  and motions; were given .by opposition  members:     ! ' '    ' ' ���������-'   -' ������������������ ;  A deputation of .residents..of Kildou-  an waited on the Manitoba university .^council at Winnipeg and  offered 7a site, in : KlMonan for^lhe^  .university. W. 71. Spehce.hau been  appointed  registrar of the university.  it- is rhpiored at Regina, Sask.."that  Commissioner Perry, ofs the, Royal  :Northwest Mounted. Polite, paay '^  sign to go...tp7..South.,..Africar;to';or8aiiP;  ize a police "force for the' hew col-  wiles. ,: ,*.-*'; j. r..'; ���������',>'. < -���������;>���������;���������; .%rv'  TAX EXEMPTION  |^*-H^**H~HH^������I������H^4^:^1">4^M������ ������4"H"t'4"H'I'������*'l'������������������lHH'H������������������4i  There are two simple . methods of  dealing with the exemtlon problem.  The easiest and simplest method is  the "cut exemption", and tax all property, that dues hot belong to the public.     y'-   '.',".'      ��������� ;'":'  The second method isin no way com?  plcx. It is this: Tax all property-  known as church property, except, the  land actually under the church building and the church building itself.  The first seems very, sinipie and  would be as simple as it seems, if til  interested parties were honest in their  representations. But' under the head  of the first plan we find there arc  hospitals which get financial aid from  c,ivie corporations, and so manage:-.is  to be rated public institutions in'uart.  And yet in their management an-J  ownership they ara absolutely private.  The time has come long since when nil  such corporations should come under  public inspection. Their financial  hooks, visitors-books, record - books,  and all pertaining to the work in hand,  actual and pretended, should be at all  times subject to public examination by  official inspectors.  When visitors who enter their names hi books kept, tor that purpose, find  that their names are sent in. as patients to swells the capitation... court,  then said visitors - books should be  officially examined, as well as the  books in which appear the names of  actual patients.  By defining public property as onlv  that which is. positively owned by the  civic corporation, then the whole  question is much simplified; Let nil  other property pay taxes and receive  no, rebate. If any institution tie found  worthy of aid from the public, and if  the public care to: pay an annual sum  to aid In worthy charitable enterprise,  then give the aid; but only on the  ground of public inspection of the entire institution, including books, roott-.s.  inmates and all connected .therewith.  Let all religious, hospital,'charitable  and other private bodie*. desiring public.aid, be placed on an equal standing  before the public, and in relation one  to another. The public is tired of sly-  Ing7 money, and ;?otheri; ��������� hrtp iwlthotit  being able tosee the "other' end of thi  uses ^oiiiwhich thai' money is applie!.  : And if' it. be honestly applied, then no  body could qbjectl'tp. a propeVf pulriic  inspection of all ''feM������������inner- workings  of such corporations as receive help  'hp.air^t"-grsihf'or*'tin^7- rebate. ������������������*?'  "'-���������.{���������'���������{'���������   '���������:!::-<!>-+.     B. Odium.  2  Wood you can BURN  ROYAL WOOD y|rD  PHONE 1B44     -    29 LANSDOWHE E. %  *  g , Dry Fir            - - *8.06  ������ lusideFijf         -   r - 3 00  .% Dry Cordwbod - 3 75  l| First Grmvtft  - - a 75  ��������� . Socoud Growth - ���������. - 3.r*0  '������           (Cnt any leugtli)  t '"..'':'.  Factory Clippings  Half Dry Fir   -  Fir Slabs  Fir Edgings  Ced:������    -   .       -  |3.0������  2.35  S 00  1:75   T.  1.75  SPECIAL PRICES FOR QUANTITIES  TKRMS  CASH  41-44  ^"���������������������������'ii'.m  ^1  i������(5S  11  'r-:--!--t--!--*--*-'-^AA-T-,"K^"K^  ��������� '��������� ���������������������������sv#|!i|3F  OAKLEY   HEATING   AND J  SHEET METAL WORKS    I  V    Hot Wnter Hwitiiijs a SjK'cialty.  f.       Hot Air Furiia������-ef>��������� All kinds  I     Cornice and Sheet Metal Work.  #������������������������������;��������� ������ifr ������,.;~������������;~������~.;������������������;..���������������;.. ,;���������. ,*i < ���������$���������������  f   For the best CLEANING; eaW-AT<^������Sn  t      SING. andvALTERlNG^r/^il^^^  I STARMfS   RENOVATORY  ;S6S&W^88  8*1 DAVIE STREET. -:'7:S,t||^p|  COOPS C'AM.ED KOIS AND, DK-  I.IVEKKD .  '?.    . ..'.",-    . ���������   ��������� .        ���������������������������     ���������'   ���������  the well known Hair Dresser,  late of 587 Granville Street,  begs to announce an informal  opening in the  ������������������  723; PENDER ST., WESTI!  ��������� :..:*       .���������"..'-'-' -*1  w.  yw " T * fy��������� "f ��������� V V ��������� V W * TV ^**<r T W * " ������ ��������� ��������� W ������ ��������� "T V 'i* ���������f ^w^ji  ���������   .' ^���������  a^i  <M  msmsmmmmmm  -������������������*i't-.-   .-.'.������ri>,.-   ".-;oatt  ������������������4-.-^-:-  1. Because it is situate on the very finest bathing beach in British Columbia.  2. Because it has a magnificent train service from the City���������Leaving Vancouver at 8.X5 a.m.; 10.30 a.m.;  4.00 p,m.; 1X;45 ^.m.   Leaving White Rock for Vancouver at 5.30 a;m.; 2.00 p.m.; 5.30 p*m.; 8.45 p.m.  3. Because it has a climate equal in sunshine to Victoria, in mildness to California.  4. bu* Mse its soil is unsurpassed for garden quality.  5. Because its outlook is magnificent, taking in the Islands of Sound and Gulf, Vancouver Island, Olympia  M-:u %tains and Mount Baker, with all the movements of shipping on Puget Sound passing from Vancouver to  Seatuc or from th     "e-n to Vancouver.  6. Because of the ooating and fishing facilities.  7. Because it is on a magnificent harbor bisected by the international boundary which is destined in the  near future to rival Burrard Inlet as terminals for Canadian and American roads.   ".  ������P   H. H. STEVENS & ���������0;  317 Pender Street  N. B.--This is White ROCK pi  m  !  It  'n  I  ill  P  1  ui  m  m  4.    *-'|i.������r,:|i^t������  THE  WESTER^'^AIL^VfAKCpT-VKR. HTlltTSH COT.T'MBIa".  ���������pv;^.,��������� or; ���������pyv~i-������-* y 1������10  THE WESTERN  '.- Business in lli������ ���������Cana.diamiiE.i-liamcut  is likely ..to be transacted -rapidly now,  as-there will. l;e-; no more--sit:ihgs for  the taking up ot private ie.3is;auon.  gsued every Friday at 2408 West'r. Rd.  Phone 1405  Subscription One Dol'.ar  Change of Adds  must be in by Tuesday 5 p.m  - Mrs. Akenhead arid' daughter, who  have been the guests of relatives in  Mount Pleasant, returned to their  home in Nanahno this week.  Wy  I  SALE OF  AT THE  I  ���������  I  The members of the British Columbia Lumber Manufacturers association  have formed a selling agency.  Advertising Tariff  1st and last pages 50c per inch  Other pages 25c per inch  Transient Ads to arrange   for  Lodge and Church Cards $10.00  per year  Birth,  Marriages and Deaths  free  LOCAL AND  GENERAL  I"   b     ' _  The marriage of James Green and  Cora Anderson took place on Saturday  at 2:30 p.m. in the Mount Pleasant  Presbyterian Church, Rev. J. W. Wood-  side officiating. As Mr. and Mrs.  Green were the first couple to he married in the new church, they were presented with a Bible at the close of the  ceremony.        7-���������'   7-      '..'.       7  '.".7.  The Hon. Colin H. Campbell, attorney-general of Manitoba, found in his  desk the document in the suit of  Potts versus the C. P. R., which he reported he could not locate some time  ago though they had been entrusted to  him for safekeeping. The unsigned  memoranda were in tbe hand-writing  of Hon. Mr. Campbell. Hon. Robert  Rogers. G. J. Bury and G. A. S. Potts,  the plaintiff.  Mr. and Mrs. Stanley and Miss Morrison are home from Los Angeles,  Cal., where they, have been spending  the winter months.  Bridge St. Cash Store  N. E. Corner 7th Avenue and Bridge Street  PHONE 3741  Mr. James Smith, of Comox, B. C.,  is the guest of Mount Pleasant  friends.  I  I  m  Owing to the scarcity of  Broom Cora, Brooms have advanced in the past six months  fully 100 per cent.  We have just secured a lot  of  The corerespoiidence between Sir  Wilfred Laurier and Premier Roblin  regarding the terms of tbe boundaries  settlement indicates that Sir Wilfrid"  gave a scornful denial to the story of  Hon. Robert Rogers and Hon. Colin  Campbell regarding a J 10,000 settlement. 7: .' '��������� '' 77: :    ;'��������� ��������� '���������  Rev. R. Milllken, B. D., of Wesley  Church, will address the men's meeting in Mount Pleasant Methodist  Church on Sunday afternoon next, taking as his subject, "Canada's Contribution 7to lmperlaLProgress." '.This Is  a-. vital question today, and . alj men  should hear this address and take  part In-the discussion. The meeting  opens at 3:45 p; ni.      7  River avenue residents of-Winnipeg  are still disputing over the proposal to  amend a city by-law so that structures  may be built up to the street line on  a portion of the avenue. H. W. Whitla  declared ^before the board of works  that if the amendment were hot granted he! would take, the matter into the  courts.  i  i  . The many friends of Dr. Selden will  be glad to. hear that he is convalescent after his recent illness, and is  now the guest of Dr. and Mrs. Ford,  1230' Broadway. He will resume his  practice next week.  . J. W. Lowther was re-elected speaker of the British House of Commons.  A pretty wedding took place at the  residence of Mrs. A. Crocker,-' 508  Seventh avepu* east| last Wednesday  morning, when Miss Fannie Sophia  Crocker was married to Mr. Francis  W, 8mith of Nanalmb, B.C. Rev.. J. ,W.  performed the cere-  No. 1 Brooms  slightly damaged by mice which  we will sell at HALF PRICE.  SEE OUR WINDOW  50c Brooms for 25c  1QIBSON& BROWN  N. E; Cor, 7th and Bridge St.  Woodslde, M. A-; .  Hon.O. R.  tSdwell   introduced ������j money. The bride who .J-^J^  measwreln the Manitoba legiBla^ire by her brother, Mr. Albert Crocker,  providing for the .creation of local Im-  prove'weht districts to comprise.., areaB  . eubdlvld^ Into reiidentat lots'ahd ad-  . joining or near the limits of towns or  titles;  Mrj-. T; T. Paterso'n'and Mr7- Perry  D. Roe, who were delegates from the  Coast mills to the meeting of lumbermen in Winnipeg, are home again. Mr.  Paterson says that prospects for business have never looked better for the  Western lumbermen, lie was greatly  impressed by his trip, and was surprised- at the way Winnipeg had improve!).  'At the annual meeting of the Manitoba   Rifle  Association,   It  was   announced that aperture sights would be  used on Canadian ranges this season.  A  bridge  sight   is   to   be used    on  ~ ihe Roslt"rlfle^"Officers were elected  Mr. J. Ek Griffith, C. B., formerly government agent at Golden, B. C, has  been appointed assistant to Mr. F. C.  ; Gamble, provincial engineer.   He has  > recently returned from the Argentine  Republic, where he was engaged on  railway work.  looked very dainty In a .princess robe,  of cream silk, with touches of white  laec, and carried a shower bouquet of  cream bridal roses.   Miss Lulu Mellon;  niece of tbe bride, acted as bridesmaid  and Mr. J. Smith supported tbe groom.  After the ceremony, the guests sat  down   to a wedding luncheon.   The  bride's travelling' suit waa7t������f tarwwn  broadcloth; with which she wore a becoming picture hat to match. Mr. and  Mrs. 8mlth departed amid the good  wishes of their many friends, for. Victoria, where    they will spend their  honeymoon, and from there will go to  Nanaimo, where they will reside, in the  future.  WAttPAPER  Rter&rHQMSON  For a few days :only I can deliver, the  Northwest rorher' Prince Kilward an-1  Broadway for $6,000. Box 16, Western  Call.  SOLD.  Look at thi������ for a money mal-or. 19 3-*  acres near lloytil City. SCO feet on  Jr'.ra-w Hivi>r- for $r>25'|5w acre.-  Acre-  ,, Jige doe. by Is ������elling: for $1,000 per  /acre.     Box  K,  Western Call.  l-'ive ai-j*-- on.HowlIivg.-Road- at'9900 per  '   acre.    Tliis  is  the best buy   in  South  Vancouver   acreage    to-day.       Box   C,  Western Call.  SOLO,  r       -  Tripple corner of 15th and Woodland  drive,' 100x111. 92.500; one-quarter  ca--li, 6. 12; 18 months. This cannot  be eqvailed in Grandview. Box lf>,  W*������t������m  Call.  .Double.', cortier In  ", 92;100; 1-4 cash.  Western  :--' f  A GREAT TREAT.  PAPCWlUNGJNG, KAtSOMING, PAINTING and  **"***^  gIaZING WSCOftATiNG  Our Spring stock just arrived and sellihg at Winter Prices   ,v.  On 56 feet of land on  top of hill, Third Ave.,  Kitsilano; modern,  vyith furnace������ Imth?  puntry; grand view of  I buy.  GraraJvle'  ���������J.   n,   li  Cull."  months.  For quick sale T have a drfuJplg corner In-.  1-  -Kenirfdale,    65x120.    toi ;$1.3B0;   $600  '   cash.  ������;. 12.   18..   Thin   will   double   In  value  In   one  year.    Box   7,   Western  Call. V  Ten acre* at Oliver in. Surrey. Best  view in the district: easy to clear.  9100 per acre.   Box 8, Western Call.  Wanted, a loan of 93-300 on good house  and. double lot in good locality. . Box  ~ JL Western Catt. ���������  FOR" SALR���������Agreements for 'sale: The  Call.  The ^taking of evidence by the spe  clal committee of the Canadian Com-  , mens on the Anti-betting bill, has beei -  finished, and the report wil be Issued  at an early date. '  Mrs.^V. E. D. Casselman received  Tuesday afternoon, 22nd Inst., from  2:30 to 6 o'clock, at her new home, 12(  Tenth avenue east.  The public health committee of the  Canadian senate recommended that  the Conservation Commission take ui.  the question of the pollution of stream*.:  by sewerage.  Ralph Connor's new story, "The For  ejgner," has been bought by the Family  Hearld. and Weekly"star"ofTMbhtreal  and publication will begin in two or  three weeks.   Ralph Connor's former  stories, "The Poctor," 'The Prospector," "The Man from Glengarry," and  others have made him famous as a story writer, and "The Foreigner" Is re  warded by many as his best.    It Is ;  thrilling.story of the Canadian Wes:  it is said that the price was the big  est by far ever paid for a serial stc  ry.   It will be a great treat to readers  f    the  Family  Herald  and  Weekly  5tar and those who become subscrlb  31s to that great weekly during tin  iext two weeks  will be in time foi  tbe  opening  chapter.    The  beautifu  j picture,  "The   Soul's  Awakening,"   it  ! still offered as a premium.   The com  bination is the biggest dollar's wortb  in the market today.  MT. PlfASANT  H*H MARKET $  (A. Gray, Proprietor)  * cor. mnn & wbstr. rd. ]  ���������������������'���������������������������.:- -'7    i  <. .  ���������:  <���������'������������������.       ,--.::'��������� ;���������~"'- ��������� .        "'i  ' ��������� AU kiud* ��������� Freisb: Fiih, Smoked  \ \    Fish, Salt Fish and Vegetables  \\ 39-42  MOUKT  PEASANT NEW GEN*- '|  RAl. REPAIH 8HOP \\\  .,'2535 Wef-tminstfrAvenue.     '.'-.'JJ  IticTfles, Sewingt Machined Babv Car- ������>  riages, Wringers', Gunc Key������' etc-      *  Lriwumowers and JSaws sharpened.  ALL WORK GUARANTEED  C. C.  PIl-KV  41-44  sell at $350 per- acre.    Box S2, The  Call.  What otters  for double  corner on  Kerr  and   No.   2   road*,   South    Vancouver,  110x107.     I   mu*t   ������ell   and  will  con-  . uWer: .any   reasonable  offer.     Box   24.'  Western Call.  Piano Tuning  Expert Rjqjair Work.  Factory Ex^ierience  Best References \  FOR SALE���������10 acres at Boundary  Bay in one of the best locations.  This is a snap and will not last  long.    Box S, The Call.  TERMS  APPLY  FOR SALE���������Double corner 100x120  on Fifteuth and Alberta for 14.700.  Address, Call, F 14.  The, members of the Anti-Tuberculosis Auxiliary will give their annual  daffodil ball on Friday, April 29. The  ballroom and supper-room will be decorated with the favorite spring flower  and it is hoped to make the dance as  big a success this year as it was a  year ago.  The application of H. C. Chapman,  formerly of Winnipeg but now of Los  Angeles, for a divorce from his wife  has been refused by the California  courts.  STEVENS  IT you Intend to Camp or go on ��������� Vasa-  ��������� tloa Trip, remember that the accurate  and reliable STKVBNS ftirUM, PISTOL* AND 8HOTQONS are made ia  Style* and Modcte ������ultable te every requirement of the (hooter. Our KIFLEfl  AMD SHOTQUKS alao poMoctoc'Teke-  Dewa" feature, which .eteaae that the  STKVKNS can be carried ia ��������� Trunk,  Oripor ���������all Facaaae.  Wkne not ������oM by Uoc������l lt������fc1iaaM. w������ ritfp  direct, EXrRESS PRHrAID, upon nc*t|X of  ^Ctulogrric*.   .  The marriage of Mr. James F. Bennett, of this city, formerly accountant  in charge of the Fairview branch ol  the Imperial Bank, and Miss Bernice  Maclure took place Wednesday at the  home of the bride, Clayburn, B. C.  Both Mr. and Mrs. Bennett have countless friends in this city who will wish  them every happiness in their married life.* They will make their home  here.  67* S������d far Latest Catalog: a 160-  Pace Book of Ready  Reference tot preseat  and pfoapectlve shootcn.  FrafeieW Illustrated tad 1 r-  i>lMe wfta STEVENS Fire  Arm Information,    tiaiied  (ot t tenti la staraps.  ���������xm* and cumnRc* i  tyfiaaeWW  ������U1 be Bailed to any ad-  dieai for w cents ia ataap*.  J. STEVENS ARMS  k TOOL CO.  W J. GOARD.  Leave your orders at the Western Cal).  Two   South   Vancouver   lots   at   $500  apiece.    The Call, Box F.7,  12.300 will purcha e.3 acreiftin Burnaby.  -'Thin   property -Is >plendi91y   nitunted  ; ar������d   l������. mo������t  a-**iired>y  a, good - buy.  Bex B, Western Call:  [ have 44 feet on Westminster avenue,  between Tenth and Eleventh avenues.  Early next uprlng Westminster avenue is to be block paved, when this  property will ��������� speedily advance in  price.     Box  2������.  Western Call.  I would like to ahow yon a- beautifu! 50  foot  view lot 'on  York  street, looking-  ' over Kitsilano beach. If you want an  actiietic home site this will suit.  Box 1������. Western Call.  I-'or quick sale,' 1 1-8 acre improved  land, half "mile from Central Park,  ���������-roomed house, 40 fruit treeq; 3-4 acre  of strawberries. $5,500. Terms easy.  Box_A, Western Call^ '.  Water Street Snap���������-Two lot". 68x132 ft.  each:-132- ft/ frontage on -Water- street^-  e\tendinf back- 132 ft. to the C. P;';R.  track. A first-class wholesale warehouse, site'in the ver^ heart of the  city and  per front  OR  b, site  in   the  very  heart of  the  and   wholesale   district.     $1,098  front foot.    Terms  reasonable.-.  Double corner of St. Catherines and  Twelfth; good building site; oni>  $1,500.    Box H 12, Western Call.  r  ^x  OV������R 66 YEARS'  CXFCRICNCC  KO.  U.& A.  S. W.KEITH  Corner Ninth Avenue, and  Westminster Rd.  Phone 1637.  HAY, GRAIN, FLOUR,  AND FED  Grain Crushed on Short  Notice.  POIILTIT SUPPLIES A SPECIALTY  Pratt's Food, Shell, Bone,  Beef Scraps, etc.  Large Variety.  Best Quality,  ii Prompt Delivery  "MIL" OFFICE  FOH S-������ LE���������A modern 6-room house  with fireplace, furnace. Is situated on  a 50-ft lot between Fairview and Mt.  Pleasant.    An ideal5' llome.  160 apres for sale in Coquitlam, $300 per  acre. $12,00e' cash, bal. in 3 years.  Oood piece to subdivide.  ���������i  A *  FOR SALE���������10 acres, choice site, high  and overlooking Fraser river, hear  Millside, for only $225 per acre if sold  immediately.    Fair terms. [ >:.  Large boarding house for sa'e on Alexander street, paying cfin������tant and high  revenue of 13  per cent.   net.    This Is t  a  chance  to  invent  your  money   In  a<  conservative and' common-sense   manner.  Traoc Marks  DcaioNa  Copvrichts ������-;c.  Option m������y  whether an  poiumutileib   . ctlf conUdeiitlal. HAHDBDUIl on Patent*  taut fro*. OMot acencr for ���������ccurnm putent*.  Patouu taken throach Miina it Co. jecelvt  rpccUUnolUt, without cbsrae, la tbe  $d������lllfiCJMMW.  The  flowers that bloom   in  the i  Spring are only the forerunners of the  gorgeouh displHy thnt cotne������ later.  Mnke your home cheery by giving  un an order on Saturday.  THE MARKET FLORISTS  FOR   SALE^-House and   two lots 'in  Kitsilano,   top, of   hill,   on   Third.  House is modern, ha!3  furnace and  is practically new.    $5,500.   Terms.  For G2, The Call.  $1,800  to loan1 on  first   mortgage  at 1  7%%-   Box 17, Western Call.  100 feet on Fourth' avenue, near Granville. This Is splendid basines property and the price Is right.  colatiua of ������ny  tcleuU'Jc  jjun:nl.    'a������.i.;.������  for  Camult. $8-T5 m 3  til ncwadefcler*.  A.������������������������������'     fc;Itfulifl������  Uari-tti.    W.J, v-  ' ytai, poaU������s prepaid-   boli b*  MUNH������Co.������8,B^-������NewYcrl  Briwcbi^cir&������ * BU Washington. D. C.  CUT FLOWERS  A XD POT PLANTS  in great variety.  F. FATKIN  LandAol  Take notice that I, \V. J. Pascoe; ol  vrar.cou%er. B. C. occupation Broker, Intend to apply for permi--sion to purchase  the  following  described  land-:���������  Commencing at a post planted at thf  North-west corner of District Lot 1495,  -���������n the Ea-=t shore of Howe Sound, thence  Ka,-t 20 chains; thence'North 40 chain-*:  thence Ea t 20 chain--; thence North 40  chains; thence We--t 20 chains, more or  less, to the shore line; thence South-  we terly, following the meander of said  shore line, SO chains, more or less, to  commencement, containing 160  or less.  ILLIAM JOHN PASCOE.  February 4 th. 1H10. ,,  FOR SALE���������Surrey acreage, 20 acres,  < cellent fruit land at from $80 per  acre on terms to suit. Investigate.  Box  H4, Call.  Splendid 6���������xl32 ft. lot on Thirteenth  Avenue, summit of hill, good S-  roomed house. Splendid site for  apartment house.   $5,250.  Is South Vancouver acreage scarce^  We have 20 acres beautifully sit-,  uated,- subdivided plan accepted, 1  ready to sell,- $28,000. $10,000!  cash, 6, 12 and 18 mos.  WANTED���������Canvasser. Can give goodj  commission.   Box C 1, The Call.  FOR SALB���������A 50-ft lot on Eleventhl  avenue for $2,500.   Phone 4672.  FOR SALE���������5 acres at (Jhilliwack,' Inj  grass; close to town; good roadsj  etc.   A snap, at $500 per acre.   Willi  WANTED���������Three or four room furnished suite, Mt. Pleasant or Fair-  view.    Box HI, Call.  n  shore   line.  r     Jl   point  of  coi  *   11  acres, more  iSr    February 4th  Splendid  double corner  in  Kitsilano.  corner  Third   and   Larch,   $7,000.  Box H 10, Western Call.  WANTED���������Have buyer for Al seven-l  room bungalow in Fairview.    Must  prove  good   investment.    Box   H \\  Call.  FOR SALE���������A lot near car in South  Vancouver, $700.  The Call.. Box F13.  WANTED���������Competent woman for gen-'  era!  housework   all  or   part  time|  Also woman for washing every week.,  Mrs. Debrisay, corner Thirteenth andj  Ontario. ���������u^J  [ErSda^i Febmaryi^Q 191^  THE WESTERN CALL, VANGOUVE 7 BRITISH COLUMBIA.  Lot on 27th Ave., near Westmiuster / ve., $500  $300 Cash.  Lot  on   Westminster  &   27th   Aves.,  $9000,  Cash $3000.  ;3 Lots on Pth Ave. & Quebec St. $45000  5 room Bungalow on 16th Ave. modern in every  way $2700  6 room House on   10th Ave., all  in fruit trees  $3500, $1000 Cash.  PHONE 6311  41-44  Braithwaite & Glass  21Z7 GRANVILLE ST.  A provisional trade treaty between  Canada and Germany has been signed  whereby the minimum tariff rates of  the kaiser's government'will be applied to many articles manufactured in  the Dominion.  The British Public  Schools association of Western Canada held a successful   banquet   a*   the   P.cya!   Alexandra !  hotel  in Winnipeg-. i  The public accounts, of Manitoba  show that the province spent five'millions last year and that expenditure:'  of the prdvince'aie rapidly running av  The debt is now eleven hiilllcns.  *���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������}  ADDRESS ALL ENQUIRIES  =T0= .,  W.H. KELLY  MARKET CLERK  WOMAN'S WORLD.  To the Farmers.  We^ are open to buy for cash all  kinds of Local Home fwl meats pro-  viitiug tbe quality is of the best  please don't offer us any thing clfie.  FARMERS AGENCY-. CITY MARKET  When in town don't forjre*  that the Globe Hotel is the  nearest Hotel to the Market.  Thoroughly up-to-date and the  terms are reasonable.  OmmmhtghmmA Oi  Santford Gainor was hanged at Regina, Sask., for the murder of A. Fraser, of Margo, Sask.. whom he shot  and killed near Yorkton last June.  Dossed and Live Poultry  FrlshEggs. Raspberries  fleB Currants and Cherries  all direct from the iarmer  raw #<Nrf* ������oooomfm' 9*r*  Horn employ only White l*b-  our. They are daily on the  ! market with ������ choicej display  lof vegetable*. Free delivery.  Jf you Can't Cam, Telephone  :our orders, -:  COOK & ROSS      !  THE RELIABLE AUCTIONEERS  Sell all kind* of Live Stock on the,  City Market every Saturday  at 10 a.m.  ���������4*1444*4**4******'  Whin we advertise Cretm at 10c  [per can everyone thought we   had  ittruck Rock bottom.   But look! we  ire now sellings Cane for 2Se every  [Can gauranteed. ���������;���������''*  S. T. WALLACE * Co.  |vFor LAYING  FOWL and  CHICKENS call  L. Walker  City Market  Sprayr, Pumpn, Harvesting ������?M������chine������,  Buggies, in fact every- tool required on  the Farm can be purchased at the  Walworth Rolston Stores  WESTMINSTER AVENUE   ,  SKAB THE MARKET  Choice Butter and fresh Eggs  re all we handle.   Ask any of  le regular customers at the  mrket.   They will tell you our  tbock never varies and our sales  leep on increasing.  y VARSI MORRISON  [The choicest display ef Vegetables  ever seea in Vancouver at less tbaa  | Chinaman's prices and we employ  only white labor.  roth Vancouver Market Gardens  G Clapp, Proprietor.  The spring poets"are beginning-., to  rave over the yellow jasmine, blooming in the snow, Ihe budding ol* green  things in the newly plowed, earth, the  glory of the sunshine and the odor of  roses and lilacs in the air; but after  all, wluit are these beauties compared  to the rustle ot* a silk petticoat, a love  of a blouse, or a dream of a new spring  bonnet!'The new-hats are such that  the average woman's soul will be riiov-  edmueh'as it was when she nrst go.  religion.  And a woman who has never Veert  stirred by eilher experience is as un-  Interesting as lingerie without lace ruffles, or a man who never had an evil  intentiou in the world. The first thins  that struck us about the new hats Jjjras  the tact that rats and puffs ruust go%  One.can wear-their hair dressed wltb-  out all the false braids being in evidence. You know false hair, such as  we have endured these many months  past, is like kissing some one when  your, wife is not around, fche7������:iime Is  in being found out. So I would advise you to- go- ������nd shed your rats and  big back puffs, and buy some modest  unsuspecting braids. The hats  aie' varied, but not exaggerated}  (lie turban beiug much sinauer anil'  more wearable on the ordinary woman;  Kibbons of beautifully shaded colors,  ilowe.s by tiie many do*e:is aud to*,  coarser struws make htappy combinations. The crowns are often of tiny  roses, vioiets or other small blossoms.  These.nower hats are not only very  practical, but artistic as well.��������� J Twill  probably hurt soinebody's "feelings,"  but I have not seen an artistic hat this  winter, and a lot of the women looked  pitifully comical in the creations forced  upon them. There is uo sense for a  milliner to sell an unbecoming bat this  spring, but the woman who does not  study herself at ail angles before deciding what she is to wear many times  is"vfery foolish? "Black and white are'  combintd to good advantage'.in some  of the target' shapes, oue black broad  brimmed affair being faced with white  straw aud topped with wide ribbon and  wings.*; It is bad form to wear birds���������  ������?ertaiu women do it���������but one need  not toi low them.  By the way,-..the new petticoats do  not rustle���������of course its like an apple  pie; without the cream, but fate does  not intend to make us too happy as we  go through this vale of sorrows. The  nicest petticoats are.made of very soft  silk or satin. The new jackets are  just as you want them ��������� short and  jaunty, or if the long coat is dear to  your heart, then a long coat it is. In  buying a tailored suit the material  should, be chosen with a view to its  wearing qualities, and a few extra dollars are welt spent in this detail. Too  cheap garments do not keep their  shape or color. The best houses will  show you only the well made garments, though they must carry all spits  as well. Theie is no economy from any  point of view in trying to make a tailored gown at home���������it will lack styie  ���������so if you intend having something  in this order this spring, make a round  of the shops and try one all ready  built.  The Easter brides will soon be here.  A charming gift for one would be  some sort of a negligee, made of  Swisses, muslins, the flowered silk or  handkerchief linen. These.may be embroidered as dainty as one likes, and  could not fail to please the most exacting.  Many of the new gowns will be made  with a waist and skirt separate���������aud  when finished these are tacked securely together, to be sure of no sad parting where union is desirable.  Some of the new handkerchiefs  match the costume m color.  NELL.  ;The meeting of the Manitoba and  Northwest grand lodge of the Independent Order of Good Templars, is  taking place in Winnipeg. The order  has had a very successful year.  .One woman was fatally burned and  twelve others, injured following an explosion of the acetyline lighting plant  of the church at Woodville,-Ont.  : Miss Van Alstyne of Hamiqta. Man.������  captured the diamond mdal in the Royf  al Templars' provincial elocution contest in the Central Congregational  church, "Winnipeg, last night.  The Sovereign grand ledge...of the!'  independent Order of Odd. Fellows has,,  decreed that the lodges of Orientalasj  must, disband.    The Orientals are to  the Odd Fellows what the shrine Is to;  the Masons. * '���������������  Thirteen hundred homesteads in]  Manitoba were thrown open for set*.  (lenient at the-Winnipeg-'office.-  -    ������  Howard L. Henry ot Winnipeg, a-  Rhodes scholar, has won a place pa  the Oxford university soccer team. 7  ' Paul Flmbbllsky 'was shot and hilled  at Fort William, Ont., by Mary Mai-  evlou. a young woman who claims^  that he entered her house rand nitempt-|  ed to assault her. The woman Is under arrest charged with murder.  At a meeting of the moral and so-;  clal reform council of Manitoba held at  Winnipeg, Canon Murray stated that  he did not believe that prohibition was  practical but he held that the element  of personal gain should be eliminated  from tbe liquor traffic.  The Soo railway will spend eight  million dollars on- improvements this  season.  Dickson, of Gainsboro, Sask., won  the McMillan cup in the consolation  event at the Winnipeg bonspiel. Car-  sen, McAuley, Cullingfprd and Fenton  reached the finals in open events. Cas-  sidy met his first defeat at the hands  of McAsklll, of Gladstone.  A letter from Colonel Steele of Winnipeg, dealing with the question of  race track gambling was read befoire  the special committee of the Commons  which is considering H. H. Miters bill.  He stated that the thoroughbred was  necessary to produce the animals necessary for army remounts.  The quarterly dividend of the Standard Oil company amounts to $4,050,000.  Agriculturists attending th.! convention at the Manitoba Agricultural college waited on the local government  and urped that the work of the societies be kept away from politics by  placing it under the management .of  college tinder Principal Black.  Mrs. B. S. Parker, of Winnipeg, arrived in the city on Monday, and will  be a guest at the home of her brother,  Mr. Harry Bettz, 1275 Broadway.  After a visit of a few weeks in Vancouver, Mrs. Parker will go to Denver.  Col., to visit'Mr. H. W. Bettz, of that  place.  Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Clark and family of Browghton street have returned  home after a three months' visit in  Southern California.  Owing to the fact that her platform engagements has extended to 55  nights, Helen Badgley. teacher of elocution, will not resume her work in  Vancouver until April 1st.  Cash Grocery  326 and 328 CARRALST.  PHONES 5589-5590  Anti-Combine Cash  Grocery  We will not pe dictated to  by manufacturers or retailers.  .We set our own prices and  they are the lowest In the  city.  B. C. Sogar, 18 lbs. for $1.00  100 lbs. for $5.50  Patronize home industry and  purchase the best sugar in the  world���������don't be "hoodwinked"  into buying cheap and inferior  China sugar.  Great Bargains In Rolled Oats  Fresh rolled from the best selected oat. stock. Clark's price,  fi lbs. for  25c.  Bargains in Canned Vegetables  ,;���������Selected    peas,    corn    and  bjeans.   Clark's price, per tin 10c.  ���������Choice tomatoes, 2 tint for  .....    25c  Special Bargains In Picnic Hams  "7���������These are the best No. 1  hams, mild cured and delicious.  Clark's price  16c  Bargains In Preserve! frait  ���������Choicest    picked    fruits  In  heavy    syrup,    pitted    cherries,  .strawberries, gooseberries, ,lawT  ton   berries,  citron  and  pears;  full 2-lb. tins.    Clark's price  Z    IOr     aaV-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'������������������������������������������������������   ������������������������������������   ��������� fc&C  SpwIiIMrfilw Ip Jauer Irani  Clark's price 4 lbs. for.. 25c  torfllMtoCiliMNl Mpiiw  ��������� '������������������Canned salmon, best No. t  quality.    Clark's  price  6 tins for    26c  ,- ���������-Potted      ineatsv      assorted.  Clark's price 3 tine for 10c  ���������-Soups, delicious soups always ready for.a quick dinner;  chicken, vegetable, bouillon, etc.  Clark's price, per tin 5e  Ipwlal foraala Id Tomato  f      Ketchup  ���������Made from selected tomatoes, no "thickening" whatever  used, finest quality made; full  gallon tins.   Clark's price 40c  "CAMDJL FJtaT' CRMH IS TBE  -;*;:---  JOT  ��������� ���������Government analysis declares it to be the finest and best  on the market; the most delicate  in fact will thrive on It when  other foods fall; best for adults;  full 20-ouhce tins. Clark's price  2 for 25c  Demonstration   of   Our  Famous "Gold Bond" Tea and  Coffee.  Just to show you how really good it Is and how much  superior it is to other grades  selling at 50c a pound, we are  going to ask you to try a cup  of this famous brand of tea or  coffee. Clark's price 3 ibs.  for   $1.00  Perrlns' Biscuits are  UNEQUALLED  - We have a complete stock  of those deservedly popular biscuits and recommend them as  the best on tbe market; babies  cry for Perrins' Arrowroot biscuits.   Clark's price, per lb...25c  "LEST YOU FOBGEr  We den't belong to any combine to hold up prices. This  store is an independent cash  store and stands for a square  deal every time. Our low prices  speak louder than words.  Clark's  Cash Grocery  v, ���������<  SPECIALISTS IN  Apparel for Women and Children  556 Granville Sireet  New Mull Dresses  Dainty one-piece gowns of Swiss!  mull, trimmed with lace and insertions, with lace yokes, in white-  pink, sky and mauve      $ I O.OD|  Second Floor.I  Children's I  Whitewear!  Short skirts of cambric, neatly!  madd, for girls of 4 to 12 years;!  ^rfc^V77^^^ ���������-.;���������,���������  $ 6.501  Skirts of fine Cambric, neatlyS  made '5 and insertions trimmedy fdrj  girls of 12 to 16 years $2.0(1  Nightgowns of Cambric, witfij  dainty ruffled collars and front,!  for girls of 2 and 4 years $ 0.501  6tol6y(Bars $0;75  Third Floor.  feiS'  7-|gl������lF  Sill  -���������-fill  -  ^^*'-'''w>$$*l]  77 ��������� ��������� 7l*r?7Sj3|Ji|  ���������      "'    w   T. Poumani  -TAIIORINO-  Cleaning Pressing and Reptring  uust mm **iftrmwimir,  MS2ar������nvll)cSt.      Vtn.n.C.  *^'i  JNO. JAC^SOM  Scterttlftc Chiropodist  Corns removedwithou    pain.  Hound to 6 - Sunday* and evenings by appointment.  Phone 3351  Office Suite 305 Loo Block.  40-43  ���������ii"   p. u spet-eis  \Y   *901 mUOOE 9TREET  <> Proprietor of  II Cherry Dairy j;  : i prompt   attention   to ������'  ;; custohbrs. :\\  :; best of milk and cream \  t 3������"������   f  *������'���������,  --4*:  4--' Z  i*trv  V< '4.  TH E  Elite Realty  COMPANY  2 3 4 8  WESTMINSTER RD.  i\!t. Pleasant  -  Vancouver  Westminster Hold  First class restaurant  doing good business;  room for extension;  six rooms for boarders  $1200; cash $750.  South Vancouver Lots  From $300;   Easy.  Lynden Park. N. vaiKonver  Near Second Narrows  Bridge;    $275   for   J  acre blocks.    Investigate.  Examine oar Lists.    Choice of  Hundreds.  NOW IS THE TIME  GENERAL BROKERS  REAL ESTATE AND INSIiRANCE |  633 PENDEK STREET, WEST.  Phone 1506  The Elite Realty Co.  2348     Wsstmlosier     Kaad  mommnmmmmmmiOM  IC. JOHNSON  2222 Bridge St.  i���������        ���������      Shoemaker  First Class Shoe Repairing s  Your Patronage Solicited |  ^������������������������������������������������������IIWWS������1i������osj>>jMiB>,g'4aiif  'L  Baths, Massage, Magnetic, Electric face ana scalp treatments  by Scientific Masseuse.  569 QRAMVILLL STP.  ������- 3  >���������������������������  1'  We art always open to bvy first  claee Hay and Oats and alicaye  pleaatd to quote prices. We  ten/ tho BEST for wo only  ���������oil Iho BEST.   FOX II8S. m IA. fist. Art. ftear Martet   I  ���������  ��������� THE WttHSRN CklA\ VAMQOUVM* mxmu (A^MMIA^  Friday; February,   5 l������l\  -'"!  *������'   "  This Will Stand  INVESTIGATION  ; ���������' '.)  ;H'<'*'  ���������   ���������  '*���������. 7V V/.7V  t;-rfr'-...- r - ���������  %\  *5i  .vfe.---;  >,-.(. s��������� *  ���������'..   *������������������. -'   .  G HIL ;Ji IW ,$ C K  A number of five acre  blocks afljoinftig City  limits; TWs lsmcj is  absolutely first class,  in grass .^ci^l^ceci.  'PSR:::;ipi'igfe MW 1.1 good  terms; adjoining land  selling for $500 an acre  Ml    Pejitfer    Street   We|t.  Read This Ad. Again  THE POULTRY YARD IN WINTER,  of Fowls.  It is announced that the T.  Eaton  company has purchased a site in Win-1  Some Hint* Regarding the Treatment  Miss Jennie E. Stewart in writing to  the  Frameis'  Tribune  says:���������Do not  give hot water to your fowls in cold  weather:   it  will  warm  them  up  oi  course, but it is debilitating as long as  the fowls are out in the cold.    Take  the chill off and never allow them l.o  drink  ice water.    Rather change  the  water several times a day if it freezes  in th coops.   Give sfciui milk just warm  i or hot.    Warm the grain feed in cold  j weathev. but do not teed it hot. as many  I do; it is possible to get corn so hot as  jto-injure the crops of birds.   There is  'a great difference between food healed  i and  just a  little warmer  than  blood  j beat. ftS degrees and  frozen grain or  ice water, a matter of some (>0 or 70  degrees.    And it will be a .merit help  in   keeping  fowls  comfortable   during  the night.   Food at blood heal enn rcl  the body  of  no' heat,  neither  can  it  dverstimulate.    Many a  case of roup  and winter cold can %be traced to tlie  ! habit of feeding hot foods, especially.  J hot drink and mash.    The d-wi is induced to sweat front tho 'influence of  (ihe   warm  food^aitf"!   "hon   being in a  cold place takes co.d just as you would  i if you got up a sweat and sat or stoot".  : tihouf in the cold" afterwards.  j    Remember that   a   closd-up   poultry  ! houses  where a number of fowls are  j kept in cold weather will soon become  j damp, because the moisture thrown off  j in  breathing, having no means ol  es  ! cape, freezes on walls and ceiling. Ventilate thoroughly during the day and  every time the sun shines let it into  the poultry house to dry off the moisture.   On very cold, bitter windy nights  one ..may close up the windows rather  closely, if it is hot of. too long duration.  | but  every  fine  night  give abundance  of fresh air front one side only, opposite the wind.    Better a rather large  opening covered  with  a thickness of.  I open weave cloth than a small on*e al-  j lowing a strong draught to blow direct  I ly on the fowls; as a-rule'.the'smaller,  [and thinner the crack the keener the  ! draft."*;If your earth floors are damp,  'try covering them with dry coal ashes  ] front the stove or furnace.   It renders  the floors clean.and wholesome as well  jas dy.   Rats, mice, squirrels, pigeons,  j and other small animals may be trap-  1 ped or shot for winter meat for the;  J fowls.   All pigs, calves or other small [  [stock that die by accident on a farm I  j should  be saved up  for the  poultry, j  t>o not give them the entire carcass at]  once, but freeze it down; thawing out j.  but a small piece at a  time to give j  them.' .     7\ .  Keep   plenty   of  dry   litter   in   the  scratching shed.    Dampness and cold  feet   are  detrimental  to  egg  produc-  ! ing.    For, the same reason keep the  j hens out of the snow. It is not so much  j 'to stop laying when you turn them out !  ! into the snow as it is;.the co.d damp'  I feet.'    I have pbservedmany times that'  j hens would be laying quite well during j  j a cold spell while we kept them closely ;  I confined  in   the   shed   or   hoUse, 'but'-'  : when turned oat during a little warm I  j spell Io fargae about the barns in the  Lsnow   they  ceased  laying.    For some,  i time   we   could   not   understand   why,  jwith the warmer weather and increas-  ' 3d exercise, they should lay less. Some  ���������| .tried   to' persuade   us   it   was   eating  lsnow. but 1 could not bliev snow was  ; any...worse for them,than ice water or  | frozen   food   which   they   had   eaten  i often." 'Finally, after some close study  and observation. I decided it was the:  cold dampness under foot. . '     j  Eggs are. never so fertile or strong 1  ! in   germs   where hens  are  compelled  j io stand  aound on  cold  floors or al-  i lowd   to run  in   the snow.    There  is  j uothing so comfortable for the feet of  j :'owl as loose dry straw or chaff. Fork  jit over once iu a while and encourage  ! the fowl to scratch for most of their  *; ctrain   from   the  straw.     If   you   feed  ' re stables raw to poultry litis free'/tng.ii'  j weather*, give them only what ihey will  i t-at  up quickly;   do not  allow   fro/.:'  j vegetables to lie about.    A few crh���������-. ,"'  ��������� potato |>arings twice a day are usuatlj '  ! all they-will need, the ordinary amount!  i i  I furnished from the kitchen of a nioder* I.,  ��������� ate sized family being sufficient for a ' ajj  j large flock. In moderate .weathvr they  i will cat more of such green things. On-  ! ions, cabbage, beets, etc.. are welcome  " at. those times and should be provided.  Cooked vegetables provide a welcome  I change occasionally, but they are no  ���������������������������more valuable than raw feed, except  1 as a change.  IN  KJTSjUVNQ  nip'eg for the erection of  tory.  large fac-  19=20 of 192 in 526  Corner 100x120 Cleared and Fenced  $5>400 Terms  Corner on Third  Cleared and Graded  43,200 jmm 7  - ������i  : il  ,-���������:-:.-ll  I  ������������������'���������'   !|  Corner 75x75 on Third  Cleared  $5,250 'Terms--'  ���������.-���������ii  li.'v-)--  6 room House; modern, 35ft.,  3rd Ave. on hill;  fine view; price $3800; terms  Spread over 4 years  GEO. UNDERWOOD  v.      '  2165 3rd Avenue, W.  317 Pender St. W:  The donations of John D. Rockefeller  'the oil magnate, to various education-  i al institutions are estimated at one  'hundred and twen'tv million dollars.  ! Representatives of tbe Painters' and  .' Decorators' union appeared before the  i Winnipeg board of control and pro-  ' tested against the city using prisoners  tor overhauling work which is done  _'->t  the police station.  Ring Up  f~]l The Acme Plumbing and Heating C|  For estimates on plumbing  Hot Air or Water Heating Phone 51  319 Broadway E. = Vancouver t.;/;t: Vt ������- tiie,w&st.krn cu,i.. VAKCoiiyRt,. British coiojumA;,!^  '��������� ~"? 1*<77'X'-"' -":  -,>-,. -x������-r**vi������**.������i*pii 14t'*������j^>'.  -f   \   ������������������>./;���������).'--���������'..<,*  tries  letter,) ca/re of ''CaM  \  xx  Wr  .;_-������.-��������� ;,v'"^'������-,,v<,',..f.--"'^.-.'-s>?f;..  ' '. ���������-..>,-.   "'     .'"���������.-'-   ���������'������������������"-.���������    -:'.-/'   : -i ' -. ';,.-;.-.t-/v .:-.--.:.- ,.;���������    -,: " I---:''! 4'>#:. -?l.      '-.';>  '   "-'V'"" "!'?-'.,: !'-; ���������'���������.-'���������  7--7" !������������������>-..'^-������2-5 :V-:-;-:c;7:/;4i^^??:Yv/'-4  ,.'..- ^-���������^���������������������������������������������- '!.-��������� ^*v f- .;'.-.... 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'-ii "ws.-t.   ��������� i;'-- ���������'-:������������������-'"������>; ���������-.-... .���������^,:i,?.v pj; 5 -  i ���������������������������/.-     ���������''"?-r-..������������������'>'^-���������.?*���������'-.��������� :'-'v-'."-'".l''-"-,' *.-!, .. Vw.  : on  e water and te  oo;  ��������� #  ?ST  ^  26, betweerl Oak and Spruce  ;'  '''���������   ��������� ���������     -.'������������������'.' -     ���������   s^     ' '  on 12th.  --a^i :^v^'v?^^v^;--;i*'.;i;'. jV'-"'^.  *w?  Double Corner Larch and Third, one of 8  THE WESTERN CALL, VANCOUVER. BRITISH COLJMRIA.  Friday, February 2$ 1910  ae  m  i  Local and  IS Otherwise  Captain and Mrs. Davidson have returned home from the east, where tlie's'  visited some months. [{  Mrs. Joseph^ StovtM of 'Winnipeg is  visiting Mrs. A. R. Burnett, 2810 Ontario1 street, for a few weeks.  Jflr.-.T. Shannon of Edmonton is the  guest of relatives in Mount Pleasant.  Miss Wilcox of Salmon Arm is visiting'her brother. Mr. Frank Wilcox,  at 1403 Twelfth avenue east.  The' Mountain View Methodist  Church are K*vi������K si concert in aid of  the church on Thursday, March *!rd,  1!) 10.7 This concert is under the direction of Mrs. \V. O'Dotl, and will be assisted by local talent. A most enjoyable evening is to be expected. Admission is ".'."ic and tickets can be se-  cured'from Rev. .1. 17 Iteit.s, or at tho  drug.'si ore.  Mr.;.Stewart of LansUowue avenue  returned this week from Harrison Hot  Springs, where he spent the past  weeU^'  The- (suai-iiiitiiie is lifted from the  parsonjige. and from this time on the  pastor, Itev. .1. P. West man, can be  found at home, and not in the'vestry  ot the church, as has been the case for  Ihe past eight weeks.   *u    :��������������������������� 7   ;���������.     .7  t'kpt John MacMillan and his sister  Mrs. C. Warbus, with her son, William.  have been the guests of their brother  and sifitei, Mr. and Mrs. D. MacMillan.  314-Thiiteenth avenue east. Ca]ttuin  MacMillan's home is in Georgetown.  S. C, and this is his first visi'7 to his  brother in 2'! years.  ttev.' C W. Bishop. I{. A., of Calgary,  travelling secretary of V. M: ��������� C. A.'  work,, will preach in Mount Pleasant  Method ifet Church on Sunday evening  next."i'Mi. Bishop is a strong and intelligent speaker, and .presents.., his  message in a 'Very,'-' pleasing inauneiv  A tlreal is in store "for all who'can  avail', 'themselves of the opportunity  of hearing him.  jMDtb. Harry Mackenzie Hilker will be  at home the last Thursday in February  anrt'^e first .Thursday; of each month  afteywaid at 22S8 Scott street.  Wi$ .1. Willard Uteh, formerly of  Vancomer, who has been conducting  evangelistic ~������CTvIeek'':,-in.'':''Eiiinontcin''  chlircjiies for some weeks, concluded at  the' .latter place on Friday,.evening,  leaving for Nantdn, where lie will re-  II you wish to subscribe  drop a card to the office.  in the parish. The'officers of the society are: Mrs. J. Griffith, president;  Mrs. Tierney, vice-president; Mrs. W.  Walsh, secretary; councillors. Mrs.  (Dr.) McPhillips, Airs. TepOorten, Mrs.  O'Brien and Mrs. Gibson.;      ;; 7  The Royal Templars of Temperance  otj-JMount Pleasant entertained the delegates of the II. C7Grand'Lodge,Wednesday evening in Oddfellows* Hall.  Mr. G. W. McLennan returned to  Dawson last Saturday, after spending  the winter with his sister, Mrs. Fred  W. Shaw, of 23.1 Thirteenth avenue  east. He was accompanied by Mr. G.  .1. Slrachan.  Mount Pleasant Chosen Friends held  a pie social on Thursday evening,  when they entertained their friends  to an excellent programme and many  pics.  Mr. .1. Pascoe, one. of Moose Jaw's  aldermen, is ititown.,   ... ,   ���������  Mring in your1 want ads.  Coasting this week was the cause of  a number of accidents, none of them  more serious .than a,,lew .broken bones,  however.-  How about those calling cards? We  can print them.  The people of Vancouver have lost  the art of conversation. Strangers  say they are "real estate mad."  F. W. Leeseii and family are back  from San Diego, Southern California.  They report a good holiday.  To 'lletr-Ope furnished room, suitable for one, or tjyo gentlemen;' boarder preferred. Apply Suite 14. .Muir  block, corner Eighth and Westminster  Road.  ,"Tag:.JPa.v"' is to. become an,annual  event in the interests of the Children's  Aid Society. It is expected to hold the  "provincial tag day" some time in September of .each year.  , -Bishop Dart will hold a confirmation  service in St. Mark's.��������� Church. -Kitsi^  la no, next Sunday morning. Rev. W.  H. Vance of the Church of the Ascension, Toronto, will preach at St. Mark's  on Sunday evehiiig..'!^ '. .%   ,7-     -y!7'v  Other News page 5  '���������.������������������������������������������  omi������soi!  is  mrtin-lor some time  frive you read Kbs^l.M t*i  opening announcement1?  Cni������f Justice and Mrs. "Mathers of  Wltfainog have been the guests of  hottQrfat many social gatherings during"-"tnis past. week. Tuesday evening  Mrg. 'P. H. Harrison of Barclay street  entertained at dinner, the following  giiesf*. being, present: .Mr. and Mrs. W.  A. .Mcdonald.- "Mr. and Mrs. Wall-  bi1dj^ Mr. and\Mrs7;^  ana^'M's. Geo. S. Harrison, and Mrs.  We want a canvasser. Good commission to right -'/party.;. Lady .preferred.'    * ���������'.������������������.'.$:*?/$''$;���������'���������������'*%'*''%���������  lira! (Dr.) Crawfolr4?oi"iKi)ts.iano,������ni-  terttUntd at a jolly dance for not-outs  oif'Saturday night in honor of the  MlsRes nume of Point Grey.  A7 wumber of people left last week  tor~*White_���������Rock, to, escape, the ...cold,  weather.  .Mrtrj G. S. Kay.with her small daughter, of Calgary, Alta.. is visiting with  hei- aunt. Mra. Sheldon Wells, of 229  Thirteenth avenue east.  The woman who shops has no right  to wait until the working people arc  going home, talcing tlie seats belonging  to those who have probably been standing all day. The ears are crowded at  best, but the 5 o'clock. 5:.".0 and (1:00  o'clock cars belong to the bread and  butter toilers.  The Union Bank has opened up a  branch in the Muir block on .Westminster Road, and are ready for business.  TWhy Joes not the post oflice Sunday  closing adherents, get interested in  those lurid moving picture shows"?  These are degrading, suggestive, seu-  satloaal. and intolerable., and should in  all decency, he closed.  What are you doing about those  local and personal items?  The Ladies of Charity havo done  natch:excellent work since their reorganization at the beginning of the  yeaiv'V Weekly meetings are held at  St. Haul's Hospital on Thursday afternoons, at which sewing is done for the  institution, and for any who are needy  See.Loc^l and General on  Page 5  fWEDDlNGBEj  WRIGHT-TEMPLE.  St. Mark's Church, Kitsilano. was on  Tuesday morning the scene, of a very  pretty wedding, the rector, the Rev. A.  'H.'".'Sovereign, officiating. The contracting parties were Mr. P. V. Wright  of this city and Miss Myrtle L. Temple  ^HUghier't^  uipeg.  Mr. and Mrs. Wright left by the  Great. Northern train tor San Francisco upon their wedding tour^., where  ;:fhnjs;������fill be'-joined-lated by '"Mr^ piitl  'jkjjrst''.1.,:Z. Hfetj|an4jparty, and flrlllf \>vp  coed to Southern California and Mexico.  VINCENT-DROOB.  The.wedding took place Monday alV  ternoon between George Robert Vincent, of 1088 Richards street, and  M I'b'b Theodore^ Droob;- of Victoria.  Rev. It. J. Wilson""officiated. The  bride wore a travelling costume of  green broadcloth. Miss X. Gillies acted as bridesmaid, and Mr. II. G. Sel-  niah was best man. Miss .Minnie Vincent presided: at .the organ: rendering  rhe wedding march. Mr. and Mrs. Vincent were the recipients ot many handsome presents. On returning from  their honeymoon, they will reside on  Eighth avenue.  Mr. Vincent is connei-tcd with the  Municipal Construction Company,  .The funeral": of the late Ruby Close  took place on Tuesday froin Harron  Bros.' parlors, Rev. R. MacLeod officiating.  Marie Molson.  The death occurred in this city on  .Monday, of Marie Molson, aged 72  years.. The deceased resided at Cedar  Cottage;' where she leaves a husband..,  She is also -survived by two sonsi one  pi" whom.,is a resident of Vancouver.  The funeral.took place Wednesday afternoon from'Harron Bros.' parlors.  Helen Harvey.  The funeral'of Miss Helen Harvey  took place on .Monday afternoon from  1147 Nelson street. The service was  conducted by the Rev. G. C. Owen.  Mrs. Mary J. Hoyt.  The death occurred in this city-,on  Sunday of Mrs. Mary Jane Hoyt. aged  60 years. -       ���������. ��������� ���������'>  Emile  E. Cousin.  The funeral of the late 7 Emile   E;.  Cousin  took   pi rice  ou   Monday 'afternoon, from Gi-eene & Simpson's parlors.  Rev. C. C. Owen officiating, _  Mrs. de Mille.  The funeral of the late Mrs. James  de Mille took place from Christ Church  on Thursday, at 10 a. in.1  Joseph  Roy.  The death occurred in the city yes-  erday of Joseph Roy, aged 51 years.  The deceased, who 'had resided in this  city for a number of years,*Jejaiyes, ..������  sistpr,;Mrs7 M. ilorin,-\&nh Wbrptlien  Air." Albert'Roy, both living in Van-  couver. The funeral took place on  Thursday at, 8:30 a.m. from the Church  of Our Lady of the Ho.ly.Rosai;), where  Requiem  Mass was -held:''      "7 *'   ���������';'  Mrs. H.. tVL. Tiffin..  The many friends of "Sirs.. H. M.  Tiffin|will reiret to- Wai: of^ Imsv deatli'  which; occurred early Monday iM������������''n-  ihg ;at the, iamiliy resid'eiii:e, 'i'glt  Broadway v*est7 Tlie- decea'sed/was  much loved by all who'knew fieri and  leaves a husband', one son and six  daughters to mourn, hei" loss..  "Mrs. Tiffin came- to Briiish Columbia about twenty years ago,, tlie first  sixtee.ii'iof wlfichi ulie- Jived* on tailu  Island, coming to Vancouver in 190,6.  when her husband retired: from the  ranch. The funeral; took place from  the family resid'ciuee1; on. Wednesday  afternoon at-2 p. ni.    '���������_ ', V    :  .."    '   \     .������      i. __v   . .'    ��������� ..)    <  Robinson A.. McMOrran,  One of Vancouver's earliest pic  neeis suddenly crossed the Great Divide about 11 o'clock. Monday morning when he dropped'dead! at his residence, 2",.0l Oxford street. The late  Mr. McMorran was about "years old,  and 'i'came--fuii'e: -IJei'oi e'7iiiei'e was y  Vancouver. For sj.eral terms he  served oil the city.council with credit  'v himself and profit to Vancouver.  I'eV;leaves a wife- and brother, besides  i;, 1'7" i'-"      '.'''  ' ���������      - '������������������'" -'t,]'   *"1' ,-':i        '���������* "���������"'  otlier relatives :|u;; tlie7city." to moiiin  his loss. The1' funeral was"heHrJoii  Wednesday at 2:'50 p. nr., from the  family residence, and will be 'conductedv b| '14,0; L., 16 $������*, of - w Mch the,  l'ate'- 'Mr. ^IciMorran was-S.a" resiiected  member. -' .7' '-", x,:'.  Cyrus W. Brook* -  The death occurred iu. the city on  Suuday of Cyrus W. Brooks, aged 1ft  years. The deceased was an Englishman, living with his father, and had  not been out in this country very long.  7Mra; Mary J.,Hoyt. ^,.;..-  The death occurred7hi/ tlie city Ion  Sunday' afternoon at the residence of  her daughter, Mrs. W. J. Shaw, 530  Harris street, of i\Irs.���������,Jdary Jaiie  Hoyt. fa native of Wfsconsin, aged C6  years 2 months' H days. :t;Two daughters' and a son Survive."*Jlrs. \V. J.  Shaw and "Mr. R. A.Hoyt residing iu  Vancouver, and Mrs. Thomas-. Helffferr  on, living in Seattle, all three being  with-her When she��������� iiassed-awtty.- The  funeral was held Monday.  On .'Saturday-'evening'the death occurred of Helen Cameron, the seven-  year-old - daughter'" of' Mr7 ^aiid 7 Mrs.  James -'Harvey, 1117 Nelson street.  The. funeral was held Tuesday at 2:SO  p. m. from the family residence.  Double Corner facing the ItlVER ROAD one block fr.m VICTORIA  ROAD.   This a good buy at ,.  si 500  iNOOCash: balanced. 12 aud 18 mouths.   (242)  ^ye, have others in this localityvatBargainPrices'.--v  ��������� 1}  '���������-, '      %.,;:A.,iaST WITH US.^QR7iftUlCK SA-LEi| 7      X: ������������������'���������'���������*���������  1^ Jbhn TV Stevins  Co.  HEAD OFFICE:  Mercantile Bld������.,  Room 206  7 Cor. Cmdoya and Howiei' Sts.  ; *$  ��������� PHONE S604    '  BRANCH OFFIUK:  2435 Granville Street  *. -  (Open'. Evciiiiifrd')  "������������������    -Ii   plip!)<E;^65';V  Residence/Phone 5694  41-44  "WAR-D'S  (Our Be������t) Flour. No. 1 Hard Wl������e������t    - - -    -.-...  Si>rinKbrook Creumory Butter    -     ���������.    - - -  Dunnei- Ui(;u' Butter        .......   PHQNE   R3942  < IROCERY. STORE  2617 Westminster Road  $1.65 per rack  ill*, for65c  2 lbs. for 55c.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������) ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������>���������>������������������������>���������������������><���������������>������>������.  PRACTICAL HORSESHOER  Special attention given to Lame  and Inerfering Horses.  f1w^^^5eventH  PRINCE   EDWARD   STREET  venues  -te������������*^3^^3,������'^'[i^������i>������t������'J������������J^������^J^������JM5������2MJ������,I^5^"*^������'**S*"w*,  ���������>,     "��������� ' -'���������"  *  'The best stock of ARMS,  AMMUNITION, CUTLERY,  and SPORTING GOODS <ian  be found at the store of  iHujjh McKenzie.'":.  I-High*' itcKenzie    passed-'aSvay   at  lObinne on -'.Saturday, aged   S������   years.  The deceased1  was. a  member of   Is-  T^fr^������-ff ff fcQms. E. Tisdall  Mary Ann Duncan.  The death occurred. 00 Saturday of  "Mary Ann Duncan, of Ce������lar Cottage.  The funeral will take place at 10  o'clock -this mbrii'i������S'-^ifwiM^4i<TO^w^'--&'  Hanna's "chapel.  A Welcome for Yon  <W. jSi  *���������.-.  ftl'lt  *m., H. *--sj  mi  RB    1_.'a  :wwRaslV.<  *". '���������'  ^^l^ P^  "7 '������������������-,.-' 'yv*\  ���������&-.' -  ���������nl  &  V  ���������  $���������  *  t  ���������  ���������Si  ���������  ���������  t  618-620 Hastings St.  WILLIAM   RUDD  SHOEIIAKKR  Cor. 10th aid Weflminslcr Road  Repairs neatly ex������cuted  Hand Sewn work a specialty.  '_   -���������'-    *''" 39-42 D  TTELEN   BAOGLEY - Teacher 1  *J-   Elecution, Physical Cultuie aa|  Dramatic Art.   PUya Coached. Eute  taitinientiM Directed, Platform Recital*!  Studio : JW2 Hornby Strret  ToJephoue H3Z3b.  .-';*��������� .-��������� ���������'       - - \     .     .  Rtmell&Kaye  ��������� CONTRACTORS ANp BUILDERS  ?'      ,-s''"(''.-*'&"'' -'���������''}      ".,?������-   .-"   fV- ���������-���������"'"  7     Pla^Bind Eitima^es Furn������fi^d-;i  148 nth Avenue, West.  NMPM  1. :  If it is  First Class SnOEMA!  INQ find SHOP REPAIR]  INQ  ^'on want, go to s \  R. PETERS & CO.  2511 Westminster Ave.  *.1. ;     (NearBroadway)  We guarantee our worK do be aa go  as any in the city.  mmm.  A Month ^^eeial  Obituary  The death took, pjiice 011 18th''Feb.  of Annie *\l������:.\liilan, wile of Robert Mt-  "Millati. at her daughter's residence.  .Mrs. W. N. Nelson, 2540 Manitoba  street. Slit* was VI years of age, and a  native of Scotland. She leaves u husband, live sons and three daughters.  The funeral took place on the 21st of  Feb.. at 2:SO, from the family residence, ..Armstrong & . Edwards, having  "the arrangements."'"  INTERESTING TO ALL  Sunday. February 27th.  ll.OO a.m.���������"The Poasihilities in Man."  ������.45 p.m.-Rev.  R. Milliken.  B. D.   will  speak;   subject,  "Canada's Contribu-  .������������������   tton to Imperial Progress."  7.45 p.m.���������Rev. C. W. Bishonf B. k..  Travelling Secretary of the Y.M.C.A.  will speak.  AN IDEAL SIUSICAL SERVXCE  For further particulars attend the service.  "COME THOU WITH US"  1^^^.>l������.^-5i.:<<$i.^4������:.^.:**������:������^������������:������-������i������:������*������:-������<'i'������:������ii������������!'  -.<������> I,  8  ^We hive just opened i fresh  stock of these unexcelled Chocolates. The packages are  dainty, and make beautiful  presents.  V.RTIMMS  Sign  and Can age  Paiuter.  Removed from Westminster Ay*.  To STEELE & MUIR Blu'g.  Mt. Plenuaut.  FOR  LAYtNe^ FOWL  -SE������-  <���������  Prioo* rmnoo from 3Mo*  to$3.QQ  We alsri carry these Ghocolates  in bulk at 60c per pound.  ������ 4-.-1  t. WAI7KER.  1������t,w . ^ V IB..   KA.WU1  $ ^dependent  gtore  (LEPATOUREL& MCRaE)  Cor. 7th I Westminster  Avenues  ASKE HALL  1540 friftH ^Ave.. We>)  Private D������ce>7   Geaeral Meetigf  PHONE L&R 33641  GEO. ASKE  2038 GRANVILLE S^  our Floral Work  PHONE   T?AV  R219fi    4?a)I  bj- , .-.  r,  in the City  o.   Away below cost  & All First Class


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