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 Published in the Interests of Greater Vancouver.  VOLUME III  H. H. Stevens, Editor.  VANCOUVER, British, Columbia, MAY  26, 1911.  Old System Best  Board of Control System of Municipal Government, Now in Force Here Over a Year, is Not  Saticfactory Claim the Ward Politicians-  Business Men and Good Citizens Generally  Approve of It���������Canadian Teachers Unexcelled  Say British Experts���������Vaccination for All is  the Order���������Eighteen-hour Day the Limit  Thinks Doctor.  (From Our Own Correspondent.)  Mpntreal, May J7th ���������The Board of Control,  or Galveston plan of commission g^yernment for  cities as it is called in the United States'-yhere it  originated, is a failure in so' far as Montreal is  concerned, according to a band of ex-aldermen,  would-be contractors, ward heelers and others  who have formed themselves1 into an organization  whose aim is to recapture the city hall for the  old form of aldermanic patronage1 arid plunder  carried on so successfully until last year under the  old system of civic government by [ aldermanic  committees. y"'  The  commissioners  have held'the  reins of  office for slightly over a year now.   Anyone who  Ltakes the trouble to compare, in ever so casual a  Tmanner,.the results which have been achieved in  ithat short year in ,the way of civic< improvement.  with the results which were promised but which  [were never forthcoming during the many years of  aldermanic sway, will agree that the new system,  \instead of being a failure as1 claimed, has been a  great success.   There have been shortcomings, of  [course, but all around it may be safely said that  never before has the city's money and energy.  |been put to better use than during the last twelve  [months.   When the oBard of Control was elected.  lthe number of aldermen was cut down, from two  1 to one for each ward.   This left a few gentlemen  [jat home who had had a taste of political life, and  lankered for more.   Up to the present they have  jeen kept quiet, but now, it appears, they are  {getting together and intend to make a concerted  effort to obtain control of the municipal purse  strings once more.  "Disbelieve it, if you wish;' 'remarked an,  informant, "but it is a fact.  The proposition is to  isaue a petition which the people will be asked to  Sign praying for a referendum on the question.  -The argument is that tbe oBard of Control is no$,  Hving satisfactory results, and they contend that  referendum wauid put tlie board out of exist-  hoce., L    " -_; V  "Behind thia movement are a number of the  members'of the old aldermanic regime "and certain  jontractors who complain that the controllers are  lot firing them a fair -*0*-  "This petition is actually in preparation.  |Tnless the plans of the promoters miscarry, how-  Wer, the petition will be launched on the public  i the near future with a beating of drums and  ie tonnd of trumpets.  Watch for developments.''  COWTKUIP OM Ni*T J������AOT-U*W!Pi EtfVATO.*  *.0. W3CWCT������0UfUW.  North Vancouver ia beginning to feel the press-  * of tho heel of her master, the B. C. Eiectric  ���������vaiiWay Co., and judging from reports, it is not  |oudueive to harmony-between. tbe_ corporation^  ad the company. J  It aeems that the Company in its usual arbi-  manner changed a route, the council.pro*  _���������^4 and received a veiled threat in reply to tha  fffect tbat if they did not behave that the.com-  lany would return to the old half-hour schedule  Ind the public convenience could go hang.  It looks as if North Vancouver had ita bands  aU to deal with the subtle move* of this un-  Krupulous company.  trans TO clow POWH.  iTfce mines and smelters of the Boundary and  lootehay country ttate that shortly they will be'  hmpette* to close downvfor want of fuel, caused  ly^ht Crow's Nest coal strike.  (*fhis will be a serious loss to the country, and  n usual the ones to suffer most severaly will be  ie workers.   Surely we are sufficiently enlight-  jied to adjudicate differences by arbitration in-  lead of by war, actual or industrial.   Strikes,  jke wars, are an economic waste and should be  loided.  CHINA A REPUBLIC.  According to despatches from China it is the  srpose of the revolutionists to establish .a repub-  f in that ancient empire. It is hard for the  jscidental mind to conceive of an Oriental repub-  s, yet such is the usual course���������a despotic mon-  %hj is usually supplanted by a republic. As  ktaneejjv#e] have/France, Portugal, Mexico and  [>ain on the .Verge of ity  |We are of the opinion,   though,   that" China  [raid find it rather diffictdt to organize a repub-  K in fact it would soon degenerate-into a more  solute despotism than as at present exists.  The  c of the Chinese population are of the coolie.  8, who are ignorant and subservient, and have  [en so for millenniums, and it is absurd to imag-  that they are capable bf complete self-govern-  [nt, in fact those who are heading the revolu-  [h have no idea that they should exercise such  privilege, but hope simply to secure the reins*  power, and thus control the destiny^ of that  leat nation,  [t will. be interesting to watch this, the latest  ick, on the Manchu dynasty.  FIRE DEPARTMENT TO  BE INVESTIGATED  Mayor and Aid. Enright Defend Chief and Fire Department.���������Council Overrule Mayor's Arbitrary  Action.  The   following   resolution,   moved   by   Aid.  ' Stevens, was passed at   last   Monday's   council  meeting:  "That the fire and police committee be appointed under the powers granted in section 197 of the  city charter to thoroughly investigate the administration of the fire department, with-full power  to .summon witnesses and examine under oath  such witnesses on all matters pertaining to the  department, its management, system of drill and  promotion; also as to,the efficiency .of the apparatus, its cost in comparison with other makes  and all such other matters as may, in the opinion  of the committee, be necessary to secure a full and  impartial investigation."  This action was taken as a result of the statements made in these columns during-the past few  weeks. The question first arose in the Council of  May 1st, 1911, when Aid. Stevens objected  to accepting a tender of Seagraves & Co. for an  aerial truck for $17,000, which was $6,000 higher  than the Ctancliff tender; he also objected to purchasing a $4,300 touring car for the chief, in view  of the fact that the chief had received a new car  only-last June, and that it was used for private  purpose in taking long trips around the country  in place of being used, exclusively for civic purposes. At the meeting when these matters were .  brought up, the Mayor refused to allow further  ���������discussion, and it was subsequent to that time that  Aid. Stevens, as editor of the Western Call, discussed the question in these columnar  Last Thursday Aid. Enright attacked the editor  of this journal for publishing these articles, char-  ' acterizing them as ^knocking" the city rind willing the editor a "cur," a "yellow dog" and ������  few other choice appellations peculiar to the vo*-  cabulary of the chairman of tha fire and police  committee.  On Monday last, when Aid. Stevens moved a  . resolution for a special committee to investigate  the fire department; the Mayor left the chair and  made a vigorous attack upon the Western Call,  its editor, and we believe he intended to include  the-whole staff, machinery,' etc.   He1 said that the  articles had been written and "cast forth as a fly  to catch some unsuspecting person and that Aid.  Ramsay had 'rose and fell' upon it." He did not  toy whether, when Aid. Ramsay "rose and fell,"  if anyone got hurt, but we presume he intended  to infer that the anxiety which he and Aid. Enright were being occasioned was the result and  one which he deplored.  The world came out Tuesday with the following  headlines: <  "Stevens' Scalp Being Sought by the Council"  ���������that is a "World" fact���������which someone has  said is a lie and a half. When the Mayor called  Aid. Stevens to order the Council, on motion of  Aid. Kirkpatrick and Aid. Crowe, promptly overruled the order -and asked Aid. Stevens to proceed.  The public can judge by this action if the Council  are "after Stevens' scalp." The only persons affected with "scalpittes" are Aid. Enright and the  Mayor, who are very anxious tp block anything  approaching an investigation on fair and impartial basis.  The World further states in that report: "Representative of Ward V must substantiate or retract charges made." This is contrary to fact.  ' This was the recommendation of the fire and police committee report, but wm struck out at the  Council meeting and* Aid. Stevens' motion for an  investigation under oath was carried.  When the question was up for discussion on  Monday it was,dearly evident that every possible  ' .effort wonld be made by the Mayor to block the  Jfo&atigation. 7 He;'refused to permit any remarks  /Which wonld reflect on, the: department, hut allowed the wildest possible refha^ks on the other'  side.   Why the Mayor is so anxious,to avoid an  investigation is beyond the comprehension of the  average citizen.   There has been ample evidence  placed before the Council to warrant the most exhaustive enquiry, and the whole Council are anxious., to have the matter probed, but the Mayor opposes.   Jt, is, of course, as well-known fact that  bis worship is exceptionally favorable to the.chief  and is presumably allowing his personal feelings  WAfONi WHY *X BCVliTOATlOJ!  W"������B������������W W ^������������������Jw     ~^rr*\9      ���������T^^'pPW*  1. Because it is not }n the interest of  tbe city that its fire chief should have expensive touring cars for p^mtewte. TbAt  said car has been extensively Ssed for  trips to,points outside tbe city, such as  foundry Bay, New Westminster lacrosse  matches, etc. ,  2. That the city paid $17,000 to. Seagraves & Co. for an<faerial truck" which,  according to the statement" of Aid. Enright, chairman of the fire and police committee, was "The first they (Stagraves)  had made and was an experiment."  ��������� 3. That $17,000 is too high a price to  pay for Seagraves or any othcr^company  to experiment w.ith.  4. That undue partiality was shown  Seagraves & Co.  .     THAT QUEBEC LAW.  Mr. Justice Riddel has the following to say regarding the decision.of Mr. Justice L&urendean  in the "Herbert" marriage case. It will be remembered that the Quebec Judge stated that because they were not married by a Roman Catholic  priest that therefore they were not married.  Mr. Justice Riddell says:  ''Whatever," he added, ���������'the Legislature says  is a marriage is a marriage, and no Church, Roman Catholic or any other, has anything whatever  to do with it.. No Church, whatever it may pretend, lias any right whatever to say that a marriage, celebrated according to the law is not valid.  Make' no mistake ;;about that. No Church can  change the law of the land in any particular. A  marriage is valid or invalid, not because the  Church says ? so, but because the Legislature  says so." -y - . YY 7.7-7.Y''  This stateemnt coming from such an eminent  authority will be welcome to all lovers of justice  and freedom. It goes to show that we still have  some judges who have not as yet capitulated to  the Roman heirarchy. The scandal of Justice  Laurendean's decision has stirred the eountry  deeply and roused the citizens to the need of  guarding our national institutions from the control of bigots.  5. That the city's auto expert, King,  had been^ frequently used by the Seagraves people to demonstrate their apparatus in other cities, at the same time  he, King, drawing $135 per-mouth from  the city.  -6. - That- we_ storcd,_for_Seagraves_ Jfc.  Co., an auto fire truck at No, 2 Fire Jl&ll  for a month, pending its being adjusted  prior to delivery to New Westminster.  7. That the auto expert, King, received a gold watch from Seagraves, or  their agent, "for faithful services?*  8. That the auto expert, under pay by  this city, was given a month's trip east  at the expense of the Seaffraves Co. without permission of city.  9. That the system of promotion in  vogue in the department is unfair.  10. That the $17,000 aerial truck is  practically a failure, as it has been out of  commission the greater portion of this  vear.  PROVINCIAL JAIL.  We note with great satisfaction that a Provincial Jail is to be built in Burnaby. It ia very  badly needed.  A recent visit to the city jail revealed a condition which should not be tolerated in any civilized  country. Our present jail, that portion where the  prisoners are kept, is below the ground level and  without proper drainage. It is small and crowded.  It has poor ventilation and light. The men sleep  two in a cell, each cell being a cage of iron bars.  There are two tiers of these cells one above the  other. When these are filled, which is nearly  every night, a large room with cement floors is  used, in which sometimes 30 or 40; men are herded.  Cells for violent prisoners are merely vaults,  with very little ventilation, underground.  It is a common habit to blame the police for  these conditions. This is wrong. The chief and  his whole jail staff have been urging for better  accommodations for years. .  The blame must be placed iyi the Police Commission and the Council. The Commission administer the police affairs, t he Council supply the  funds. These two bodies should get together and  provide for this need instead of simply leaving  it to the other party to do. Something must be  done, and the sooner the better. y _    ____.  ,^  No. 3  5?  7SF-  Cigarettes  There is a law which makes it an indictable offense to sell boys under 16 years of age cigarettes.  It is also compulsory on the part'of the boy to tell  where he got his supplies.  Cigarette-smoking among young boys is very  prevalent and we believe tlie habit is growing.  No one questions the danger in the use of cigarettes by young boys' and the growing tendency to  their n se should be checked. \  Parents could greatly assist the authorities by  making their boys tell where they got them and  then passing the information on tothe authorities,  and in addition to this efforts should be made to  convict those who sell them. It is a dangerous  aud pernicious practice. >  LESS SALOONS���������LESS POLICE.  "The marked decrease in crime when the number of saloons is cut down is shown in the city of  Levis, Que. In a recent conversation with Mr. P.  G. Roy, secretary of the Board of Trade, and an  ardent temperance advocate, he stated that since  the, number of saloons had been cut from 25 to6  the decrease in arrests had dropped from about  20 to 25 per month to from 2 to 5. So marked  is the improvement that the people are quite satisfied with the change and would not return to old  conditions. No less than five counties surrounding Levis have done away with all licenses."���������  Canadian Municipal Journal.  SUCCESS OF POLICE DOGS.  According to the report of the Chief Constable  of Nottingham, just issued, the police dogs which  ftere recently introduced have been a great success. "The dog," the report states, "is a distinct  acquisition to the force, particularly in connection with the night patrolling of outside districts.  One dog has already proved himself most useful  in finding persons secreted in out-of-way places,  and has followed and stopped others at some distance away whom the* police were desirous of overtaking, but would have failed to get into touch  with had they been without the dog's assistance?'  THE TOEEI11 AKD TRBXIt iioTWmOW.  (Lumberman) ��������� >  In a speech in the far West hot long ago Colonel  Roosevelt is reported-to have said this: "One  of your great assets is your forests. If you pes-'  mit the fdr&ts to be destroyed you will be acting  just as foolishly as a farmer who would let his  barn burn down without trying to save it. . And  what would you think of a farmer whose barn,  was on fire and who did not want to spend any  money to put it outf That would not be merely  folly���������it would be niggardly folly."  Naturally, to guard forests against the ravagfta  of fires there must be protection, and, it is equally  obvious, protection of the necessary kind costf  money. Not to provide such protection is not  alone "niggardly folly";-it ia contributory negligence of the grossest sort���������it is in a way defenseless < destruction of. anets. Further on Colonel >-  Roosevelt "also admonished hi* hearers to sale  their forests "beeause," as he added, "you. will  need them in your business, became your childran  wiH need them ia theirs.?       -  This,, ot course, relates solely to proteettoo '  against fires; it is not an injunction to suspend .  -cutting forests to any extent needful-to meet tbe -  legitimate requirements of the country. A wide  diversity of means whereby the forests might be  conserved has bts%- suggested in the promiscuous  discussion of thisjsubjeet'in recent yean, none  equal in sanity and directness of practical purpose to that of protection against fire. But for  thin arch enemy Tbf the trees in the past there  probably today would be small, if any, occasion  for fear, warranted or' unwarranted, of any impending "wood famine." Regarding the latter;  the exact basis of existing conditions while more  or less problematical affords, if not certainty, a  fairly conclusive presumption of serious impend'  ing exhaustion and the need incidentally of any  practicable means of conservation. Individual  holders of forests, on account of their constantly  increasing value, are under no necessity of ont*  side pressure, of sentiment or of compulsion, ade-'  quately to protect and conserve them in any  practicable manner.  FOOLS AUD TREZB FOLLY.  .  We received a letter this week from a fool or  a madman, we know not which. The letter states,  "Misfortune and bad luck will follow whoever  has possession of this letter and does not give it  publicity." It then proceeds with a list of curses  which will fall on those Who fail to do certain  things. It relates the awful ill-luck which has  followed others who refused to publish it; in fact,  the whole letter is evidently the excrescence of  some demented mind.  As far as we are concerned we will simply commit it to the flame, and thus break "the link ia  the chain," but unfortunately these letters are  evidently being sent broadcast throughout the  land and many timid souls will be greatly perturbed by them. To such we would say, pay no attention to them, be sure of one thing, which is,  that the person who concocted the letter is nothing  worse than a harmless fool or idiot, and as such  his communication should be treated.  It would-be a good thing for both the public  and the instigator of the letter if ita writer could  be apprehended and confined to either the asylum  or the penitentiary, but the letter is unsigned and  incapable of detection.  We are sorry that owing to lack of space  two articles by J.2W. Whitely and D. Spencer  are crowded out  They will appear in nextiaaue. THE WESTERN CALL ���������  LAKE-HEAD  ELEVATORS.  Plans for tbe construction of gigantic grain elevators at West Fort William, Ontario, on Lake Superior, have  been published by the Grand Trunk  Pacific Railway'Company. The scheme  includes three big piers for six elevators, each of ten million bushels capacity. Two thousand four hundred cars  a day will be handled. When navigation opens more grain will be stored  at the head of the Great Lakes for  shipment'than ever before. On March  24th the G. T. P. gave out contracts  for 117,000,000 worth of work in Western Canada.  The Canadian Pacific Railway are  sending out on their own steamers  about 1,500 emigrants each week, and  a report received from Montreal headquarters stateB that it begins to look  as though the emigration figures for  this year will almost double those of  ilast year.  Training Future Citizens.  Is the Canadian child "forward"?  Members of the commission of Eng-  . lish educational experts who are visiting Canada in the interests of education,  answer  the  question  with  an  emphatic negative.  "That is to say," said one of the  commissioners, "the children are not  'forward* in the sense of the word,  which is generally interpreted as rude-  .ness. On the other hand, they are  bright, and show an absolute absence  of self-consciousness which is really  delightful. Jt indicates an- individuality and an alertness which will make  them good, bright, self-reliant citizens  ot the future. It also speaks well for  the system of-instruction given in, the  schools, and is a testimonial of the  careful work of the teacher,' whose  salary is not commensurate with the  efforts that both he and she must  have made in order to obtain such  results..  .  The commission, which is composed  of leading British educationalists, is  making a tour of the Dominion with a  view to reporting on the school system here.  Vaccination for All.  General compulsory vaccination has  been ordered by the Provincial Board  of Health of the Province of Quebec  This will mean not only vaccinatio!  for those who have never been vai  ciliated, but re-vaccination for thos;  who have not been vaccinated for th  last seven years.  This stringent step has been adopt  ed in view of the discovery that case:  had  been   reported   in    more    than  twenty counties.  Moreover, the attention of the  board has been called to the fact that  as lumbermen returned from . the  bush, inspectors found many cases of  smallpox.  Dr. E. Pelletier, secretary of the  Provincial Board of Health, declares  that it is time to stamp out the contagion before it has become too general. "We are surrounded by smallpox," said he. Ontario is infested  and the neighboring states are also  on the verge of an epidemic.  We have discovered lately that  hundreds of cases have been shielded,  even by physicians, sometimes through  ignorance, and. sometimes quite deliL  erately. This is the explanation o'  the;. numerous outbreaks reported  from over twenty counties of the  province.  A Long Day's Work;  Eighteen hours of work out of twenty-four should be the limit for any  man, in any class of work, not only on  account of muscular' exertion and failing strength, but also because bf failing brain power, the man losing his  capacity to appreciate his surroundings and to  direct    his    operations.}  Such is the substance of the opinion  given  by Dr.  Francois de Martigny  chief surgeon of the Hotel Dieu, wlr  in the case of   Dame   L.   Laverdur-  against the Canadian Northern claim  ing $8,000 for^the death of her hu.  band.  Brouillette was killed in a fell  about ten in the morning after having  been at work since seven o'clock of  die. previous morning, having suspend-  3d work only for meal hours/and having  worked   through   day  and   night.  The  contention of  the  plaintiff  was  hat the company .had'no right to allow men to work during   such   long  nours.  Dr. de Martiany was called by the  laintiifs counsel to state what was  .he limit of a man's endurance, and  laced the limit of eighteen hours of  ontinual muscle or brain work, reasonable time being allowed for meals.  HOOKWORM  IN CANADA.  Health Ofticer Whitlaw says that  there is danger' of the negro immigrants from the southern states bringing the hookworm into Canada. This  disease was brought into the southern  states by the negroes from Africa and  some time ago John D. Rockefeller  gave $1,000,000 to combat it; It grows  to alarming proportions in humid climates, and while Dr. Whitlaw - says  the cold northern country will prevent  its spreading to any serious degree,  che danger nevertheless exists with  the coming of the negro. Hon. Frank  ./liver, Aiiuibler of the Interior, will  iiave his attention called to the matter.  EXPLOSIVE SOCKS.  That various citizenB throughout the  country may be the unsuspecting wearers of gun cotton neckties and explosive socks liable to blow up at any moment, is the startling possibility just  brought to light here. Nor is the feminine .sex immune from the danger  since petticoats may likewise*ibe articles o< destruction. This unsuspected roTr1it'?n of aital1"* 'las bfpn cU������-  covered through a local protest re*  cently filed against the manufacture of  artificial silk from cellulose, in which  it appears that thfere ls a. possibility  that almost any article of wearing apparel made to imitate real silk may  actually be explosive. There are several processes it appears according u������  ,ue protest by which, artificial silk is  roduced from cellulose. One pio-  cess employs nitro cellulose which is  really nothing more than soluble gun  _otton. From it the threads to be  ether or alcohol. After the thread has  used in manufacturing are drawn in  been drawn and is ready for wearing  it is supposed to be denitrated. If it  is, it is entirely safe, if it is riot, it may  be, exceedingly dangerous, for it then  remains nothing less than gun cotton'  spun into a fabric. So in the future it  may be worth while' to, refrain from  stamping the "near silk" clad fott, or  yanking viciously at the cravat, of the  same'material, even though no casualties from explosive, garments have yet  been reported.  LIGHT AS A  BARRIER TO  EELS.  Some time ago the Danish government began, under the direction of its  biological station at Copenhagen, an  interesting effort to aid the fishermen  of the Baltic by preventing the migration of. eels from that see into the  ocean. The means employed is a barrier of light, formed by placing fifty  electric lamps along a submerged  cable between the island of Fano and  the coast of Funen. The effectiveness  of such a barrier depends upon the  fact tbat the.eels migrate only during  the.dark hours. Accordingly, as soon  as darkness begins, in the season of  migration, the lamps are illuminated,  and thus a wall of light is interposed  from which the eels recoil. A similar  principle is said to have been employed from time immemorial by fishermen, on certain parts of the coast of  Italy.  Toronto  University  has  4,100  students in attendance.  The Agent-General for New South  Wales despatched over 300 emigrants  on the steamship Norseman, which  left London last week. The majority  of passengers "were women and chil-  i dren who have been nominated for  reduced fares.    -  ^..^.���������;..;^j..j^j..X^;..j..;������.;^j^..r.^M.;..j..;,.^.j..;,.;..;.   aaa^..^********************  % ALL WORK CALLED FOR AND DELIVERED. %  I       MISS IDA FLINT       I,  * T   I  {.  Hairdressing,   Shampooing,   Cutting   and   Singeing *'{  FACIAL MASbAGE, SCALP TREATMENT.  f   Combings and old Hair made up into new.    Ladies waited upon at  % their residence.  I  250 22nd AVENUE, E.       VANCOUVER, B. C.  For Snaps, Certs and Cinches  SEE   US  Hazlett Brokerage Co.  REAL ESTATE, LOANS, ETC.  Specialists in7  Mount Pleasant  617   I Sth Ave., C  Cor. W^tmlnster Road,  SOUTH VANCOUVER  MOUNTAIN VIEW BAKERY  HADLEY & NELSON  (late-G. Herring)  Bakers and Confectioners  CORNER HORNE ROAD and MAIN ST.  ************************** **************************\  1 ;,. CLOSE IN ...  f 11  Room  House  I   Modern; Beautifully finished; 50 it. lot; one block from car.  I      $9000.     $3000 Cash.     Balance arranged.  A  I Apply Room 10, Winch Building  A������H'*iH^,^MH^X^^^<~K^:  Qood Land, Good Roads  and Near the Railway  601  Carter Cotton  Building  STEVENS  2408  Westminster  Road  _ai,ln ,,-,,,,,���������,������������������������������������!������������������!������������������������������������.! ���������.~.,-.M11.������������������iM.���������������������,,,..ji.^ T������Tf?  ���������-.?'  I lAw  3 H'  THE WESTERN CALL  The Western Call  ssued every Friday at 2408 West'r. Rd.  Phone 1405  Editor: H. H. STEVENS.  OLLIS  BROS. The  The Turkish government has given  to a French concern a contract to  build or to make over about 5,592  miles of roads in the different vilayets  of the empire, the work to be carried j  out during the three years ending De- j  cember 31, 1913, and involving $13,-  510,000.  Ratifications of the Anglo-Japanese  commercial treaty were exchanged on  May 5.  .   All the Moroccan tribes on May 7  proclaimed holy war "and 7,000 besiegers have surrounded Fez, the capital of Morocco.  The international opium conference  which was to have met at The Hague  on July 1 has been postponed for one  year. Germany, Japan and Portugal  are not prepared with the data which  Great Britain desired should be presented before the opening of the congress.  DEALERS IN  Hay, Grain, Flour,  Feed,  Coal and Wood  MAIN ST.  BETWEEN 26th  and 27th AVES.  PHONE 6947  , We sell and deliver ������t Lowest  I Prices, and Short Notice.  l************************i  Bab\r  Will not always be a baby. Better  have a picture of it whilst it is a  baby. And when you are about it.  have a good one���������not one of those  tawdry post card things. The place  to go to is  WELFORD'S  at the MT. PLEASANT STUDIO on  BROADWAY at the comer of MAIN ST.  PHONE  L5484  German capital has, In the seven"  s'teen years since it began to turn its  attention to this field, laid six transoceanic cables of a total length    of  about 21,748 miles. ,  Plans are being formulated in New  York to launch an insurrection in  Venezuela to depose President Jean  Vicente Gomqz by Alejandro Rivas  Cosquez, a member of the Venezuelan  congress from the state of Apure, who  was cabinet officer during the administration' of President Cipriano Castro.  The revolutionary movement begun  at Canton, China, has been checked.  The foreign trade of Norway for  1910 amounted to 1175,330,209, of  which $104,195,666 were imports and  $71,134,543 e/ports, against a total of  $161,954,356 tor 1909, of which $9&  018,293 were imports and $63,936,063  exports.  The 1910 imports of Ivory into India  amounted to 2,800,000 pounds, an increase ot 1,300,000 pounds over the  previous year.  .   The Japanese artillery commission,  Miss Keir  Henry's Block   3011 Westminster Rd.  Ladies' Tailoring-  Dressmaking  two days' fighting with heavy loss of  life, Jaurez was captured by the rebels  under Francisco Madero, Jr., on May 7  and made the capital of the provisional  government.  - A proclamation dated Grandad, Nicaragua, announces that Juan'Estrada,  after resigning the presidency or  Nicaragua to Vice-President Adolfo  Diaz, tried to embark at Corinto on  board a south bound steamer on May  dt is announced that the China-  British opium agreement has been  signed. Among other stipulations is  a provision that China's production of  the drug and India's export of it shall  be 'proportionately reduced year by  year until the traffic ceases entirely  which will be not later than 1917.    -  It is reported May 8 that Yamagata,  the capital of the Yamagata prefecture, Japan, was on fire and that 1,000  houses had been destroyed.  An edict abolishing the grand council and substituting a constitutional  cabinet of ten members was issued on  May 8 at Peking. China.  Court. mourning for King Edward  VII. of England ended May 6, the first  anniversary of the death of the monarch.  Rene Vallon, the-French aviator,  fell from a great height on May 6 at  Shanghai, China, and was instantly  killed.  An imperial edict issued at Peking,  China, May 9, authorizes tbe conclusion of the Hakwang loan of. $30,000,-  000 from financiers representing   tbe  ii Herat* VtAiA PRACTICAL HORSESHOES j;  1!   v/dv'dl     IVIUU   Special attention given to Lame   ;;  Between Slrth-and 5������venth  Avenues  Special attention given to Lame   ; ;  and Inerfering Horses,  PRINCE   EDWARD   STREET  *a*a*a*a*a9*>*a*)a*a* ��������������������������������������������������������������������������� ifM  FOR  Quality, Quaofity. Civility, Rapidity  -      TRY US. .  Cochrane & Elliott, Grocers  Phone 8792  615-617 15th Avenue & Westminster Road  We Are Doers, Not Talkers  headed'by Major-General Yameguchi'United tSates, France, Great Britain  and Major-General Tpdoye, arrived at  Boston on May 8 for the study of artillery fortifications.  Francisco I. Madero, jr., leader of  the revolutionary forces of Mexico,  on May 4 made known - tys peace  terms which require the retirement of  both President Diaz and Vice-President Corral and that Senor de la  Barra, minister of foreign relations,  become president pro tern. On May 7  President Diaz issued a manifesto  saying he would resign as soon as  peace was restored in Mexico.-  After  Petition to the,Parliament ofthe  Dominioti of Canada and to  the Imperial Parliament  at Westminster.   .-'\*. -.'.  and Germany, for railroad   construction ln Central China.  The' Canadian Northern, a new  transcontinental line, is to span tbe  Dominion, the government aiding in  the work with an appropriation.  Henri Haro, for thirty years advisor  to Europeans, museums and American  buyers of pictures, is dead in Paris.  Unpleasantness which arose after  King Edward's death between Queen  Alexandra and Queen Mary has been  smoothed over recently, it is said.  -  The newly elected' constituency assembly of Nicaragua has given authority to President Estrada to contract  an American loan: amounting to' between $12,000,000 and $20,000,000,  which will be used to fund the internal and foreign debts, build railroads  to Matagalpa and.'feama and establish  a gold standard.      . ,    .  TALLE8T OF TREES.  In New South Wales, Victoria and  Tasmania grows a species of gum tree,  Eucalyptus amygdalina, which probably represents the tallest of all trees  of the globe.  The loftiest specimen of this tree  yet measured towers to the height of  four hundred and seventy-one feet.  A prostrate tree, measured in Victoria was four hundred and twenty feet  long, and the distance from the roots  to the lowest branch was two hundred  and ninety-five feet At that point  the trunk was four feet in diameter,  and three hundred and sixty feet from  the butt the diameter, was still three  feet. The wood of this tree Is hard  and of good quality, it grows quickly,  and yields a great quantity of volatile  oil from its leaves, which are very  abundant.  , A8WE 8EE IT.  It is only the way we look at life,  Whether our eyes they laugh or  weep; *  It is only the way we take the road,.  .Whether the hills are low .or, steep.  It is only the way, we lift our load,.  Whether it's heavy or light;  It is only the way we greet the day,  Whether it's stormy or bright.  For every one's eyes are made alike/  We're all going the same-old way;  Whatever our load each weighs the  same,   , ' I  Each shares in life's night sad day.  A decreef has. been: issued at  agua, Nicaragua, abolishing all concessions which-were given to Americans  and others on the Atlantlce const by  former President Zelaya.  IOM������J  I  B. C. Cafe  Meals  -   25c  THE DARLING OF MY HEART.  Meal ticket $5  OPEN ALL NIGHT ~r~~���������  Short Orders a Specialty.,  .  The most Up-to-date place to eat on the Hill.  All home cooking.: White help.   Quick service. ,  2611 MAIN STREET E.W. BUSBY, Pry*.]  I  mtms  That whereas the Decree Ne Temere, issued by the authority of Pope Pius X.,  ���������ii mi.  is in direct contravention of recognized civil laws of the British Empire and an attack  upon the sanctity of the home of the British subject,  And whereas a deliberate attempt is now being made by the Church of Rome to  give effect to the said Decree in British Dominions, and especially in the Dominion  of Canada,  And whereas a Judge of the Canadian Bench {Justice Laurendeau) has accepted  this ecclesiastical canon as his authority in declaring void a marriage solemnized by a  qualified Protestant clergyman according to British law, viz., that of Marie and  Eugene Herbert,  ^ _ And whereas priests of the Church of Rome, injhejr official capacity, have succeeded in breaking up numerous homes in Canada by persuading one or the other of  the contracting parties to the marriage that, because it is contrary to the Decree Ne  Temere, that, .therefore, they are not married, we, the undersigned petitioners, being  British subjects, do hereby register our emphatic protest against the application of this  Decree in British Dominions, and we do, humbly pray the Parliament of Canada to  declare officially and publicly, by act of Parliament, that the Decree Ne Temere is  null and void and absolutely of no legal effect as far as Canada is concerned, and'we  do further request that immediate steps be taken to establish a uniform Federal Marriage Law, and further, that all marriages performed according to law be declared  valid and binding, the Ne Temere notwithstanding.  Pius X. the immediate withdrawal of this offensive Decree.  m  And that a copy of this petition be forwarded lo the* Imperial Parliament at  London, and that we do most humbly request that steps- be taken to demand from Pope  Name.  Address.  1*******************1*****  y  1  assaasasa^sasKsassBSssgssw  ������.M"H-������������<"l"M''t''M"M-������<' 11> M H |  She is the darling of my=heartr  This little-girl just four years old,  Her eyes are bright as shining stars,  And they are never, never cold;  ���������^jJBut/melt myOieart in tenderness    ���������  &a ber sweetVinning smileB I see:  No one can know how. much Hove, .  0r just how dear she is to me.  She is the Sunshine of my soul,  The light that lights my heart "with  love,  Her voice much sweeter seems to me  Than cooing of the turtle dove.  Her questions fill me with delight,  For so Original are they.  I love to sit and listen, too,  To hear her talking in her play.  Her wisdom, with her childish heart,  To us will much amusement give,  And fondly in 'our hearts we think  No other child so sweet doth live.  No eyes so bright, no smiles so sweet,  She is the darling of myheart.  For all the wealth within the world,  With Editoh I would never part.  ���������Martha Shepard Lippi'ncott.  Willoughby's Cash Grocery i  Comer nth Ave, and St. Catherines Street  FRESH GROCERIES, BUTTER, EGfcS. FLOUR, VEGETABLES,  .   \    .and FRUITS. . >     ,  TOBACCO, CIGARS and CIGARETTES.  Courteous   Treatment,   Good   Service,   Prompt  'Reasonable Prices.  Delivery   and  ������'  **********>t***************      * .j,***** **** l|n|l ���������{��������� Jl ifr ||, *** * ** * * ,   ,  j.^.;..:.^.������.{.������.t..t..;���������|,.|.,|.,;..;,.;..|,������.}..}���������{..t..t.4..t  *************************>.  j . Teddy's  BARBER SHOP  Grdnd   View's Great Attraction |  Hair Cut, Shave, Shampoo, Hair Singe, Electric Massage. ' ���������   i_Y_RAZORS!HONED  *  1604 PARK DRIVE  ************************** ********  ���������**.frl~l^~*.l^jM$M***.lrtr*****.l****      **^***^^**^f^H** * * * * * * ifr l|l l|l *&*  All readers who are interested please sign, get your friends to sign, this petition  and return to the Western. Call Office, 2408 Westminster Road, Vancouver, B. C.  DOES THE  SMALL PRINT  Trouble you when you are Reading, then it's time to see about  your   eyes.  OUR" SIGHT-TESTING METHODS ARE THOROUGHLY  UP-TO-DATE  and the Lenses  we give  are Ground to Suit the  Spherical Defects of  tse eye  Our   Style of  Mountings Consists  of the Very Latest on  The Market.  GEO. G. BIGGER  OPTICIAN  143 Hastings St., W  Now Open for Business  Tho Broadway Gaio  519  BROADWAY WEST  :    FIRST-CLASS MENU;   ?BEST of SERVICE;   and PRICES RIGHT.  GIVE US A TRIAL.  $5.00 TICKETS for $4.90  Corner Bridge Street and Broadway f  ..;..x~h~!"I~>'M^*,x~h^~>*'>**h~>*> *********'\\  ****************&~^^  ..���������������������������.-'���������������������������*  B.C^ Stock  and Poultry Food Co.  Manufacturers of CONCENTRATED POULTRY   FOODS  *  *  t  A  *?  *  ���������  *  *  **  We specially        gg XfinOt9 ���������' P 9W  recommend our       ��������� w m*\\\wm*m     m  and the complete Foods  " Vigor E. and E. C. "  As unexcelled for Egg Laying and Chicken Raising purposes.  WE SELL IHE "BOSTON POULTRY DRY FEED HOPPER"  Try our  "ZANOLEUM," an absolute  tested germicide antiseptic disinfectant.  34 Dufferin, E. Vancouver, B. C.  PHONE 5297  nt 1 mi 11 n:(i;:: imiiin h i h him hi t1 tit b hi  * THE WESTERN CALL  ... FOR THE ...  Glorious  We will have an abundance  and big variety of prepared  Home Cooked Meats. Everything for the Lunch Basket.  It pays to have the Best, for a  Picnic.  We Have the Goods  Leave your orders early for  HAM SANDWICHES  We know haw at the  Ihe  TABLE SUPPLY  511 Broadway E vm^sm  H. Harford  The congregation in the Methodist  Church on Victoria Drive and Venables street was greatly pleased to  listen to Rev. J. J. Nixon last Sunday  evening. Many ot his friends, made  in the old Park Drive Church, had  tlie pleasure ot being recognized by  him.  The Park Drive Pharmacy have been  doing a splendid business at the corner  of Park Drive and Graveley street.  Don't forget that the post office is iu  this store.' . . \  On Monday "last, Miss Edith Jones  and Mr. James Long-were married by  the Rev. A. M. Sanford, the pastor of  Trinity Methodist Church.   The young  ! couple will reside in Vancouver.  The store of A. L. Macaulay, 1565  Park Drive, is really a credit to the  street. Bargains are always in the  windows on display and men's furnishings are on sale at cost.  Summer trips to Saskatchewan are  fashionable. Mr. George Miller, of 18(58  William street, has gone for a visit  to Edmonton, Regina and Winnipeg,  but will return in a few weeks.  Miss G. Lucy certainly knowB how  to sell goods and converse on general  topics. J. Lucy, 1839 Park Drive, keeps  groceries, confectionery, fruits and  stationery for her to try .her skill on.  Mrs. R. W. Odium, of 1362 Grant  street, has left Vancouver for a trip  to Hamilton, Ont, and Pittsburg,  Penn., to visit relatives. She expects  to be gone about three months. Mrs.  Odium is accompanied aa far as Hamilton by her friend, Mrs. Hermann,-of  this city.  a wonderfully good plan, as many of  them needed it badly.  If you want six-inch .taffeta ribbon  in about twenty varieties and all the  new summer shades, just go  Christ's store, 1744 Park Drive,  you can get what you want at an exceptionally low price. Their new  stock has just arrived. .  Mrs. Hunter, of Grandview, expects  to visit in Toronto while Mr. Hunter  attends the coronation.  Richmond's Bazaar is fast becoming  popular in Grandview as the people  can't help but appreciate' the value of  such a large store, whose prices are  lower than down town.  Mr. Urquhart, of Eleventh avenue  east, has left Vancouver for a trip to  his old home in Scotland after thirty-  five years' absence. y  . At 1706 First avenue east the First  Avenue Grocery offers special inducements to patrons. You will find the  proprietor, W. D. Fowler, a business  man and a gentleman and his groceries  are first-class and Bold at incredibly  low prices.  Grandview seems renowned for  splendid workmen. At 2228 Park  Drive, C. Christianson does general  boot and shoe repairing, using only the  best stock and doing first-class work.  The private hospital of the MisBes  Holt, of 1650 Third avenue east, will  be closed for some time as the matrons  have both gone to Lloydminster, Sask.,  where'their sister is seriouly ill.  L. Berlow & Son, located at 1523  Park Drive, have a store full of things  In use every day and in every home,  The Royal Pharmacy, on Third ave-' Lately they bought out a large, statlon-  GRANDVIEW GLEANINGS.  Mrs. 8. A. Routiedge, who has been  living at 1828 Second avenue east, haa  gone east for tbe summer.  It is a winner. What is? Why  Richmond's Bazaar, of course. i613  Park Drive.  Mr. sad Mrs. McCallum, of the Manitoba Block, Park Drive, went to Alberta last, week for a visit   of  months.  nue and Grandview's main street, is  establishing a good trade, based on  perfect sanitation. Tbey sell ice cream  oy the pint and quart as well as in  smaller quantities.  The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  Courmier, of Powell street, was baptized by Rev. A. M. 8&nford in Trinity  Methodist Church last Sunday.  Richmond's Bazaar Is now stocked  fully with the necessities of the real-  ery store down east and will give the  residents of Grandview the auvantage  of their purchase.  There are some peculiarly odorous  odors which cause themselves to be  noticed frequently- when near many  alleys and more ditches ln this part' of  Vancouver. The city fathers might  again get generous and vote some  sewers.  The merchant tailors bf Grandview  dents of Grandview, e.g., chinaware, are iocated at 1616 Park Drive.    L.  hardware and notloni.  Miss Fursdan Is going away ln the  early part of June for an indefinite  length of time.   She intends to go to  Oshawa, Oat, to see her old friends  two and 'relatives.  *   Groceries, fruits, provisions and con-  At the corner of Fourteenth avenue fectionery are sold at 1704 Graveley  and Park Drive, J. P. Sinclair, the street by A. Dawson, who Is now In  proprietor ot tbe Buffalo Grocery, is .Toronto on business bat will return  forcing misfortune to aid bim and the I tbe first week in July,  store,will toon be completed and bej Rev. Mr. Bartlett will address the  more than restored to its original at- Grandview Methodist Sunday School  tvacttveaeta. jnext 8undty nt 2.80 p. m., sad preach  Miss Florence Martin, one of oar.in the evening.  Grandview music teachers, and her!   A full line of the v,ery,bMt hardwire  atotbtr, who have been living cm Tbird can be teen at the Munltbbn Hardwire  grenue east for about two years, have Co., 1714*1716 p������rk Drive,  goat to Oatkstcbewsa to ipend tbe ' G. Scott. 27 JO Park Drive, is a manu-  ���������ummer- fecturer nnd repairer of   boots   and  A mild type of whooping cough and shoes.   His work ii unexcelled and  measles it in evidence in Grandview. tbe prices are Incredibly   low.     Mr.  Lam & Co.. also import Chinese and  Japanese fancy goods, silk and china-  ware.  The 'Infant son of Mr. and Mrs. T.  Nixon was   baptised' in   Grandview  Methodist Sunday 8chool by the Rev.  R. F. Stillman and Rev. J. J. Nixon.'  laat-Sunday.  The "Ark" is now resting on the  summit of Grandview, while things'  new and old go out of the door to  furnish homes, in. Grandview. ,1569  Park Drive is the place for a varietyl  Mies Jones, who has been visiting  friends on Lakewood Drive, expects  I to return* taber borne in Monctpn moa*  .Mrs. Grant, with whom she has been.  I visiting, Intends returning with her,-;���������--  i    The Red Cross Grocery Store, 2239  Park Drive, is under new management  and. ii guaranteed to sell Drst-claes  goods at lowest prices.   Orders Oiled  on commercial and small  fruits, ad-  I vising all   those   present  to  plant  a  ' tree for each child and instruct it to  1 take care of the same; the child will  to  Gil-' always  remember, the training it re-  an(j ! ceives, which will be of great benefit  in after years.  He suggested that shade trees be  planted along the road in a uniform  manner and if posible to be of the  same class. We are too apt in this  country to cut. everything down, and  if trees are not planted to take the  place of those destroyed in years to  come we will deplore the fact.  The speaker strongly advised the  planting of one year old fruit trees  and the training of thejn iip'in a  proper manner. If he (the speaker)  could, he would plant the seed and  start his orchard that*way, but as that  is almost impossible, he would never  plant trees over a year old and could  get fruit as early from them as from  older ones. He would never, move a  tree after planting, as he believed  that the natural roots were better  than forcing the tree to grow new  ones,  Mr. J. T. Brown, of Montreal, buyer  for one of the largest poultry houses  in the east, gave a long and interesting address on commercial poultry  raising and the proper method of preparing then? for the market. The  consumer will pay the price if the  goods are first-class and put up  properly. He advised the co-operation  of all those engaged in the poultry  buBineBS so as to get a uniform, manner of packing and marketing. Where  this is done the .price given by the  dealers is considerably higher, as the  dealers regulate the, price according  to the goods" they receive. The good  birds are taken-with the bad ones and  the price given is the average for the  whole. In this case the good ones do  not get what they should and the poor  ones too much.,  "They have taken up co-operation  work In the east and the price has  Improved because the farmers. v are  sending in better birds.  This meeting. was one of the 'best  ever held in the "hall. , ,  and social in the Agricultural Hall on  Tuesday, May 30th. ' Admission ��������� 25c.  The proceeds are to be used toward  the paying for the necessary equipment. Everybody invited and a good  time promised to all.  Between 15,000 and 20,000 acres will  be seeded to flax within a radius of  thirty miles of Medicine Hat, Alberta.  The crop will be sold to a linseed mill,  and wjH put $150,000 in circulation.  ������:���������  *  Smyth's Bakery, 1605 Park Drive, is, Scott Is young, cheerful and business- wd ^uvered promptly* anywhere in  noted for splendid bread   and dandy like.  cakes.   Fruit and beef pies   are   a}   Tbe city fathers have decided   to  specialty.  Cleanliness Is their bobby.   p#ve some of tbe Grandview streets,  +**********'t<************* ************************** >  MOUNTAIN VIEW QR0CERY-ii  BOPWEU-ROAP  Specials for Week Commencing May 29th -  3 pkgs. Toasted Com Flakes...7.7.....7......~ .7.T..7.....77.. ~.~.25ti  3 pkgs. Post Toasties 25c  Cream of Wheat, per pkg.  20c  Shredded Wheat, 2 pkgs ..25c  Lyle's Syrup, per tin .������=?���������. -15c  Best Peaches, Jlarge tins ..,. . ...25c  Pine Apple, 3 tins..-../ .r. 25c  R. G. JUSTASON, Prop.   ��������� ]  I GOODS PROMPTLY DELIVERED.    ������ 3  ************************-.- **************************  At the concert-And social given by  the Central Park Agricultural Association and Farmers' Institute, as  mentioned in our last week'* issue,  the following programme was rendered by the Zealandia concert party:  8ong, "Rocked in the Cradle ot tbe  n������unt"  C. Ivison.  Comic Song, "Kama Ranga Ningo."  C. Wright.  Song, "Take a Pair of Sparkling Eyes"  T. Miles.  I^icimerYj&T^tUr^Selection ......  Messrs. L. Ivison and Hewson.  Song, "Playing tbe Game in the West"  B. Wood.  Song, "Asleep in tbe Deep."    L. Ivison.  Monologue    W. Easton.  the city. During tbe interval Messrs. Ivison  Madame Millet, whose studio, la a$ and Hewson favored   the   audience  1765 First avenue east, cojnee from with another selection on the dulcimer  Spokane, Wash.   She was formerly of and guitar.  Chicago and New York, where she bad Bring,'"Put a Bit; of   Powder   on   It,  ��������� ^^���������.^���������^���������^B^^^.^^.^^^^^..^^^^.^.,.^..^.,^.^,.^,..^.^.^^.^.^..^.^  '���������'���������  Woodland Drive and Venables Sjt.  *>  ****\*********  !! FREE |  Delifery  %  **************  .|hhs-w~w-:~w--h--:~w--h~:--:->x--:":-* ������-H������w������^^4<*WH4frHt^  ������������"��������� ���������*)*)  We Have  ��������� ������������������  large classes in vocal and instrumental  music. She comes to Vancouver with  the best of testimonials.  Fletcher's Confectionery, 1904 Park  Drive, sells Woman's Bakery goods.'  A full line of confections, cigars and  also ice cream and soft drinkB ang  fruits-are-to be procured~here. "The'  rooms are large, airy and inviting.    V  The choir and Adanac Bible Class  of Grandview Methodist Church spent  Victoria .Day at. Port Moody.  Eggs, fresh laid, can be had every  ! day at Knight Bros.' general grocery  on the corner of Park Drive and  Eleventh avenue. New laid eggs, 35c  per dozen. Fresh-eggs is their special  star.  The pupils of the V. B. H. S. are  granted a holiday on Friday afternoon  to be able to attend the high school  sports held at Brockton Point.  T. Davies, the proprietor    of    the  Hub Renovatory, 2005    Park    Drive,  seems to be a splendid manager.   Hats  are cleaned and blocked for a reason-;  able sum of money and the work is]  E. Butcher.  Song, "The Lighthouse Bell"   --.���������;.. C. Itison.  Comic Song, "Logic" :   J. Hewson.  Song, "Songs of Araby"   T. Miles.  Selections-Mandolin and Guitar .-... .-"  Messrs. Wright and Hewson.  Song,  "Let  'em  Alone  With Them"  ,   B. Wood.  Song (by special request), "Down in  - the Deeps"     O. Ivison.  After the concert    the    hall    was  cleared and the young people danced  untii time for the last car.  Complete! Gfo&ry Stock  FmitJSt&Us ;  KitchenUiemil Stall  Vegetable Stalls  Bvtter and Eggs Stall  Delicatessen Stall  Candy and Soft Drinks Stall  J%&  'om.-^; t, "vv  ^,*,*,*t*******-*********-*>************************  ms  **************************   9������l******************9****>  Manitoba  West Burnaby, May 19, 19AJ.  The baseball fans of this district  held a meeting at Keefers a short  time ago and formed a club to be  known as the*West Burnaby Baseball  club. There was a large attendance  and the following officers were  elected: J. Murray, .manager; Billy  Wilson, captain; and J. A. Murray,  secretary-treasurer.   They expect with  Good Drugs means more than fresh drugs.   \   It means  %  drugs that are both high grade and fresh.  We are particular about the kind of drugs we offer our  customers, so particular that our stock is an exceptional one  in every respect.  If you are particnlar about quality we should get along  well together. y  f  i  We wish to be your druggist.  I Ernest E.  Chemist and Druggist  I Corner 28th Avenue & Main Street  PHONE 5197     ,  I  .1  !  ���������:$  i*  1  .1  excellent. Ladies' and gents' clothing: a ,ittle practice to be able to hold their  is also pressed and cleaned here. | own wjth any amateur team ta the  A great many new residences are country. Now> you amateur teams,  being erected on Victoria Drive this j get bufly an<j chaiienge them.   Watch  BillyY  He Is the boy for a captain.  The team will make good with him.  PThe pioneers  of  Park  Drive,    the; Ml informati6n can be procured from  erected on Victoria Drive  spring, and  by fall we hope to have  this 8treet Grandview's best street,  of  Park  Drive,    the  Grandview Hardware Co., have a full i  stock of goods appropriate to the season. Screen doors, windows, lawn  mowers, garden hose. A "square deal"  is always guaranteed at 1921 Park  Drive.  the secretary, Central Park, B. C.  1714-1716  PARK DRIVE i  Hardware  Tinware  Graniteware  - ' Garden Tools  "Screen Doors  From $1.50 to $3.00 complete.  Screen {Windows  7 25c, 30c, 35c.  Ba/pcok Paint.   Oils  4111 I.I******************  ' Central Park, May! 20, 1911.  Last evening a special meeting of  the Central Park Farmers' Institute  was'held in the Agricultural Hall to  hear lectures on topics of interest to  the members.  .Mr. Schulmerich, of Killsbora, Oregon, spoke on the dairying industries,;  particularly on the family cow, stating  the great necessity of keeping the  stables clean and treating the cow ;in;:  a proper manner if you wish to get  plenty of milk.  He also explained the Babcock milk  -fjtest and the proper way to.test milk.  X j > Mr. D. L. Dumas, of Walia Walla,  ^,t..{.^M������.^;~^^^������>.x--fr-:--i~I*'i>^MW~:-<*  Washington, addressed   the   meeting  On Monday evening at the Methodist Church, Collingwood Eeast, Mr.  Restall gave a very interesting and  instructive lecture on astronomy.  Miss Styles and Mr. Hubble entertained those present with songs,  which were highly appreciated.  The Tennis club in connection with  this church Ib making rapid strides  and expects-to be able to commence  playing soon.    ;   > : ������  Next Sunday at St Jdfcn'a Church,  Central Park, the Rev7 Michael Pod-  more, M.A., whb.is.oa hla ..travels, from  Australia, will, occupy the pulpit at  both services. ���������The. open collections  will be devoted Tto missions. Mr. Pod-  more is a very learned man and able  speaker. The public are cordially invited to both services.  The Cricket club in connection with  the church are holding a whist party  phone Bear  t        BRANCH STORE COLLINGWOOD EAST  J  Jls^H*^****^^*^^ ���������������frjK"H������wHH������**^.K 9*****a**>  **90*****'j***it$ I |tftft*'M*',b*JiJfc**AJ^tA*^^''ua******'1t'***  DRY GOOOPS  r  Lessons Given in All 'Kinds of Hand Painting  MISS HICKS     615, I51h Ave. E f  SS*} I< I tltl 11 ttt 11 tf * * ��������� "*-^������ ������������������������������������SI SI ������4*������ HMiM>������������M  .0.  '**t  !-i!-. THE WESTERN CALL  .       -        !���������  ^"   <  ?f-"-|  ���������       "A "       I    C       N".,Hl  .  '   >      StK. A a^.\  .'<���������' y:7-:7yi  -  "���������   %" .f 5?l  -   a-Js-^m  kiinwmiinmifwi^^  FISHER'S DRUG STORE j|  is woiv SC/O POST-OFFICE NO. W f  Postal Notes issued;   registered letters and parcels received;   a ^  stock of stamps, stamped envelopes, wrappers and post cards 3  always on hand. ^5  PHYSICIANS' PRESCRIPTIONS OUR FIRST CONSIDERATION. j|  fishfr'S Ni������ht Bel1 Cor. Broadway i  T> Tl   IT G      ** PHONE **      0       -       '   i  ?toK 3 48 9 Scott Street j  blUeUMMMiMUW^ JUS?  IADAME M1LLETT  Celebrated Teacher of  \oice, FMano. Organ, Tech-  riiqite and Quartettes  STUDIO:  127 Granville St  Also At  f6S 1st AVENUE. EAST  SOUTH VANCOUVER.  With three thousand men or more  to pay off each week or every other  "week, the municipal staff at the municipal hall wiil be a busy one. Thousands and thousands of envelopes will  be used"to" enclose the pay cheques,  These have been obtained from the  ���������Canadian Bank of Commerce, who  have supplied the municipality with  them; gratis. ,The envelopes carry advertising. They are a new make, devised so aB to expedite the paying of a  large force ot men. They are delivered  in sheets of six   or   more.     When  i>ihiii  ������������������������������������������������������ mi 1111 if ii'fli 1 in  J*  &������  i-  iiiiiiiiiiiini ��������������������� in������i  The Buffalo Grocery  KEEPS IN^rfE $EAD OF  Vancouver's Forward Movement  Fresh Gro(^jf������^Fpi%ts,  Vegetables,  Provisions, Eggs  BvM;m:  AT bbWES@������ PRICES.  Cor. Park Drive and 14th Avenue  J, P. SINCLAIR, Prop*     ,raOHB E5325  tilled the envelopes are torn apart  but they are so constructed that the  envelope itself is not torn wnen cepai-  ated.  Because the municipal hall has now  become crowded, Mr. G. H. Peake, the  recently appointed comptroller, will  move into a temporary building now  being erected at the front of the hall  when this is completed. Work on its  construction was begun yesterday.  Its cost is not estimated, to exceed  $150. Work will shortly' be commenced on the erection' of ��������� the new  hall.  On Monday evening the Mountain  View baseball t������nm will meet a team  from South Hill on the Hall grounds.  The game will be particularly interest- preacher,  ing In view of the early formation of a  baseball league in South Vancouver.'  So rapidly is the population increasing in South Vancouver that the large  school at South Hill is no longer able  to take in all its scholars at once, and  some ot the junior classes have to be  put oii half session pending the erection of more accommodation. We  were remarking about the building  activity last week, but as a matter of  fact they can't build houses fast  enough for the new inhabitants.  When we remember the danger of  bush fires in South Vancouver last  year that would have been very serious on several occasions if it bad  not been for the untiring energy of  Mr. Bramwell, of Second street, aided  by many o������ the inhabitants, we are  glad to hear that tenders have been  called for a site for a fire hall, and we  hope no delay will be allowed in this  matter, as with the increased population it is a grave necessity to have  proper aid near in case of emergency.  We hear tenders are called for a  bite for a rock crushing plant, so we  hope Bome good substantial roads will  be made in the near future.  We are very glad to be able to announce that Mrs. Greenslade has returned'home after her serious operation in the General Hospital. We hope  she will soon be strong enough to take  a trip to England.  Let us remind our readers that a  mission service will be held by the  Rev.' Owen Bulkeley, A.K.C., at St.  Mary's Church next Sunday immediately after the evening service, and  we are sure the greatest help and  comfort will be given to all his hear-,  ers, the vicar being a remarkably fine  The Place Where You Always Get}  Satisfaction  ��������������������������� THE ���������������������������  Cor. 3rd Ave. and Park Drive  Our Drugs are PURE.  Our Prescriptions are ACCURATELY dispensed.  Our Prices are LOWEST.  R. E. Frost, Chemist and Druggist  i t m n ������ i ��������� . n . i I ��������� i ������������������^-��������������������������������������������� I iji ������������������������������������������.i i i ii i i i i fc������������������������4i������������������������4  *9>  VANCOUVER CHORUS.  There will be a ratepayers' meeting  of Ward III. held on Monday, May 29, The Vancouver Chorus, under the  at 8 o'clock, at the Municipal Hall, at leadership of Mr. James Goard, gave  which most important matters will  be discussed concerning the municipality. 'Among other things, annexation and'also the employment of union'  men by contractors, re scnool trustee  action. All' ratepayers 'aire '"cordially  requested to attend.  The widening of Fraser avenue has  already- begun, and no doubt, it will  make a remarkably good, road when  It ls finished, but it would .have, been  better for the public it the workers  could have done one block at a time  Instead of taking op the .sidewalk for  such a long distance. Perhaps tbey  could finish one side first and put It  a concert in" Knox ' Congregational  Church on Monday evening, May 22nd,  at which the following programme was  rendered: .  Chorus, "Daybreak" Broome  SolO   ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*���������-������������������*������������������������������������������������������   B01OCXOCI  Mr. Henry.  Chorus, "'God So Loved the World"..  Solo, "Slave-Song"..Te*rffa del Riego  ���������' ' Miss Horn.  Cbortfs; "Goodnight, Goodnight, Bo-  loveu"   Hnsuittt  Pikno.Solo, 'The Rustle ot Spring!'....  tWettv''Watchman,  What  of  the  Might" ., Sargeant  Mewrs. Quirk and Harrison  ���������������  R. rJMOORE'S  DRY GOODS & \GENTS FURNISHINGS STORE \  Specials for a Short Time  Men's elegant Negligee Shirts at ...$1.25  Ladies' White Shirt Waists trimmed in lace and embroidery  with charming effect, from 75eto|3.5t  Plume 6775  l������l������*������>������������ei������ltf MM !���������*���������!������  Quartette, "Tbe Minstrel Boy"...M.������������  Messrs. Jones, Goard,' Hutchison,  Briscoe.  2211 Bridge St. \  MHHI������l>>>l������tH<lllllll#  Solo, "The Rosary"   Miss BodwelL  Chorus, Thou Wilt Keep Him In  Perfect Peace"  Williams  Solo, "The Lute flayer" .... Plnsuittt  Mr. Walter Quirk.  Chorus, "Slowly tbe Day Is Dying"  Broome  ��������� ��������������������������������������������� ��������� ��������� ���������  ���������<������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������ 11 iji  ������������������������! * * ��������� m *"������Q������ ������ ������'������ ' 'f ?" i������������';������.' I ������"������ HIIMII  tit."-*   - > >v*-'       ' r. jn -  dowlas soon ss possible.   At present choru*, "Saviour, Thy Children Keen"  it is almost impojMiib^.for p*diftrtapB,i   ... .Y.\'..         ....'.. Sullivan  especially for women wltb-ttttle "chiVd- Reading -.".      Selailto*  WII. '    ' L "s '���������'Mr. Wm. H. Lewthwaite.  i '���������'Mr. Wm.  The chorus work waa pot, on in  splendid manner, aad Mr. Goard,and  the cboirsters deserve great credit for  [the bi������.v efficiency to which tbey have  obtained.  Mr. Lewthwaite gave one of bis beet  readings in his usual Jovial style. The  soloists and those taking part In tbe  quartettes and duets' received hearty  si^Stoe.- Special mention should be  mi ot Mr. Walter Quirk's work and .  ���������lab Miss Bodwell's.   Mr. Quirk   baa  tbe finest base voice ln Vancouver,  and bis renderings were well chosen  and adapted to bis voice.  Other soloists taking part were Miss Hem, Mr*  Heart and Mr. Humphries. Mr. Hnav  I phries presided at tbe organ In  bit  capable w������y. I  [t ti minimi1111nf-i-ttttt-i-u ninnwHM|TT|i't1' ssmmmaj^mimm^AMM^.^^ .hwwwwwwwww **>** **��������� ���������. f ������< ������u������wiH Ml mm i m 11 m m i inn I1lift I MH*|  I  #T.  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V-  j.  li 111111 i11111 ti1111 n li'ii'i'r.'i ui 1'''*f T',1",Mlif '^'*m***********^^ gf ������,,^[r������2'Wr4.'-'������''J  v'.ii. *./*.*���������> w#*- -;i  Ie;  I  IU  i-V  THE WESTERN CALL  1 Sweet Unsalted !  We ifewe It Fres/t  EVERY DAY.  i "       ��������� ���������    ���������  \LSO FRESH BUTTERMILK  Prairie Produce Co.  For the Home  HINTS.  Delicately colored silk -hose' should  be dried in a dark place.  t  J  ?  Y  ?  5!  |    2446 MAIN STREET  PHONE 3973  &  Our wagons will.call on you twice a week.    Give us your    j  '   name and address.  sJllJl^iyiJi^lN^^^-^Mj^MJM^  ���������H^H^^^^W^H^X^H^H^H^H^H^^^  Phone 845  Always in Mt. Pleasant  EXPRESS & BAGGAGE TRANSFER  Stand~-Main and. Broadway  Phone 845  - An easy remedy for a skin of large  pores is to wear at night a mask of  cotton batting or of chamois, wet with  distilled water. This has a sure effect, if persevered in.  It is difficult to rid a frying pan of  the smell of fish or onions. A little  oatmeal should be spread over it and  the pan shaken over the fire until the  oatmeal begins to scorch.  Most housekeepers know the difficulty of making cream of tomato soup.  To lessen danger of curdling add a  pinch of soda to the scalding milk and  pour slowly into the hot strained  tomatoes.  Utility Hat Box.  Take a utility box and tack to the  s.~es,' bottom and lid six ordinary kit  chen strainers (which can be .pur  chased for five cents each); pin hatt  to the strainers. This keeps the hats  in excellent condition aDd does awaj  with the ordinary accumulation of the  ordinary hat boxes.  To Keep Cut Flowers Fresh.  ���������Fill the vase nearly full of freshly  pounded charcoal and add water untii  the charcoal is saturated and the vase  nearly full of water; then put in the  flowers.   Change the water daily.  ************************** ************************{  v\  ���������e  *  *  I  !  %  *  %  RECIPES.  Salad Making.  Have you ever tried making a cucumber salad in this way? Cut a thick  slice from both ends of the cucumbers,  and pare; then cut in one-fourth inch  .       . . slices.   Cut slices round and round tc  Real happiness is creap enough, yet I form ribbon8> using   a   8mallf   8harp  how dearly we pay for its ounterfeit.    .      g   piunj?e Jnto ^ water an<J Jet  Negligence is the rust of the soul 8tand ^^ minutes   Dra,n thbrough  that corrodes her best resolutions. ���������   . jly ,arrange oli a bed of lettuce and  pour French dressing over it.  that corrodes her best resolutions  Contentment  consisteth  hot in  ad:  ding more fuel, but in taking away  some fire.  For those    who    seek   truth    and  would follow her, success ls not the  only thing. '  The Minister of the Interior at Ottawa states that the immigrants into  Canada from April, 1910, to February  last numbered 275,000.  Foamy Omelette. ��������� Separate ' the  yolks from the whites of three eggs.  Beat the yolks until thick and lemon-  colored and add' three teaspoonfuls of J one teaspoonful of salt, four red pep  'Dressed lettuce, chicory, romaihe or  endive makes a very popular salad  course at dinners served with wafers,  cheese straws, sandwiches or cheeBe  balls. '���������'������������������.   7;    ���������������������������''���������   "  Persian dressing may well appear on  occasions; of state. Mix one-half cup-,  ful of olive oil, five tablespoonfuls of  vinegar; one-half teaspoonful of powdered sugar, one-tablespoonful of finely  chopped Bermuda onion, two tablespoonfuls of finely' chopped   parsley,  ******** V* I *'l* I'*'! * l*'l* l******+****************** *****  For good values in  REAL ESTATE AND INVESTMENTS  Call on  |TRIMBLE & NORRIS I  Cor. Broadway and Westminster Road  ft****t*******************9******************<*******  hot water, one half teaspoonful of  salt, and one eightti-of a teaspoonful  of pepper. Beat, the whites until stiff,  and put and fold.into.the finst mixture. :..Melt one, and one-half tablespoonfuls of. butter in hot omelette  pah, turn in mixture, spread evenly  and cook- until slightly browned on  under side. Place in oven until firm  to the touch; then fold and turn same  asY any'omelette, v     -7 ������������������''������������������*/'���������-��������������������������������������������� :���������;���������'.������������������'���������������������������.  pers and eight green-peppers. Cover,  and let stand one "hour. Then stir or  shake vigorously for five" minutes. The  red and green peppers are the small  ones found in the pepper sauce which  may; be bought of' any first-class  grocery/.'---" ...'���������' ������������������.'���������' 7   '"  A variation from French dressing is  found in curry dressing,' which is particularly delicious with East India  salad. :WOrk' two .ten-Cent: cream  cheeses until-'smooth. Moisten with  equal parts of milk and cream, using  ���������**************************)**************************  1 te' Pl'iiHIfHeals [o. I  ��������� *  for Estimates on Plumbing  HOT  WATER HEAT1NQ  PHONF   5545  Komola (Norwegian dish). ��������� Grate  five raw potatoes and one boiled one,  add one teaspoonful of salt, one cup-! one-half cupful: Add one-half cupful of  fUl flour; inix well. Drop'.framYspoQn' grated Young American cheese, one  into boiling water in which.you biaye cupful of whipped cream and three-  a small piece of salt pork or corned fourths of a- tablespoonful of granu-  beef; boil about three-quarters of an lated gelatine soaked in one' table-  hour.   A few pieces of carrot or yellow j spoonful of cold water and dissolved  turnip may be boiled in with the  dumplings. Fry bacon. or salt pork  until crisp, slice thin four onions, fry  in ���������t until brown, and serve with the  komola. Y-y 7;  ji  |3I iotb AveM E-      Vmicottver J  i\*9***********************m*******i*****i**********  ************************** *******.wt********.w~^****  ! S5 <@e Don s���������j  2647 cTWAIN STREET   (Near Cor. 12th) I  ICE CREAM PARLOR  *������  Now open for the season.      Richmond Dairy Ice Cream.  J  *  FRESH MILKi CREAM, BUTTER DAILY.   HIGH CLASS CA MDIES   *  and TABLE FRUITS.        A FULL LINE OF CIGARS, GIG- f  ARETTES and TOBACCO. %  ������   Agents for WOMAN'S BAKERY BREAD and CONFECTIONERY.   ������  ^^**.h-h~x~x^-x^^~x~x^-^x������ *x-x~x~x~x-x-x^-*:-:-x-x~x~^  USEFUL HINTS.  ,  How to Arrange Nasturtiums.  If nasturitiums when picked are put  in fairly hot , water . the :' stems  straighten out- and become stiff in a  little while.; In a Mg'bowl of them,  ^--Western Call ��������� W' C J*   ��������� oxi  funning the fingers through and lifting  the flowers up does away with the depression in the center, for after this  treatment;theToloBsoma Ystayy where  they are put.    y'' :;  A Unique Clothes Drier.  An old umbrella frame was carefully  enameled to prevent rusting. It was  then hung by the handle from a hook  in the kitchen ceiling, directly over  the range. Small articles in the wash,  such as collars and handkerchiefs,  were hung upon it, and dried in short  order. When not in use, 'this unique  drier was readily closed and put out  of sight.  A Substitute for Closets.  Mount Pleasant Livery f  NEW STABLES ��������� - NEW EQUIPMENT  2545 HOWARD SlTREET     -     -     PHONE 845  HACKS, BROUGHAMS, SURREYS, ^=  SINGLE AND DOUBLE DRIVERS.  Night Orders promptly attende   to.  At summer resorts, where there are  frequently no closets to accommodate  dainty wearing apparel, a few simple  preparations add much to the pleasure  of a visit.   Before going away from  home, prepare strips   of   cloth   four  inches wide (doubled); tack these to  the strip of clothes hooks which usually adorn the side of the room.   Fold  skirts in fourths, and pin to a strip of  cloth with bank pins (about twice the  length of ordinary pins). Fold the tails  of wash waists together and pin to a  [strip.   In this way wash frocks'keep  I their freshness.   Sew half a dozen cur.  i tain rings to the top of an old sheet  j and hang over the clothes hooks. This  i protects the  clothing and  keeps the  room tidy."  *   W   < DCDHV l*aper Hanger, Painter  J  *'   W, J.T tlml       and Decorator      f  | SPECIALIST in all kinds of Interior and  Decor-  $ ative Work, Churches, Schools, etc,  |2022 Westminster Ave. s^l^^fe"  4* 101������ l *l *l ���������������!������ **t* ******** ir***************l***l*****i  For Greasing Cake Tins.  Take a small round tin box with  tight-fitting cover, bore a hole in the  cover, through -which invert the  handle of a small paint brush, so that  the brush may reach nearly to the  bottom of the box. By keeping a little  lard in the box and setting it on the  stove for a minute before using, cake  tins can be greased quickly and with-j mayonnaise dressing,  out soiling the hands, while the close  cover of the box keeps all dust from |  the brush. Hi  in one tablespoonful of boiling water,  Season highly with salt and' paprika,  and turn into a border mould. Chill  thoroughly/remove from mold;; arrange on. lettuce leaves,.fill the center  with lettuce. leaves and serve with  curry dressing.. Mix three-fourths of a  teaspoonful of salt, one-fourth of a  teaspoonful of curry powder, one-  fourth of a teaspoonful of pepper, a  few grains of cayenne, five tablespoonfuls of olive oil and three tablespoonfuls of; vinegar. Stir until thoroughly  blended.  Tomatoes from which the skins have  been removed, cut in slices, and  sprinkled with finely-chopped fresh tarragon, are delicious when served, with  a"Fretoh^dreMingY"l5lf"us callTtlHHn  Tomato Ciboulettes,-  low directions. Mix one teaspoonful  of mustard, one teaspoonful of salt,  one teaspoonful of powdered sugar  and a few grains of cayenne. Add the  yolks of two eggs and stir until thar-.  oughly blended; then add one-half teaspoonful of vinegar. Add olive oil  gradually at first, drop by drop, and  stir constantly. As the mixture  thickens, thin with vinegar or lemon  Juice. Add oil and vinegar or lemon  juice alternately, stirring or beating  constantly, until two tablespoonfuls  each of vinegar and lemon juice and  one and one-half'cupfuls of olive oil  have been used. If the oil is added too  rapidly the dressing will have a  curdled appearance. A smooth consistency may be restored by taking the  yolk of another egg and adding the  curdled mixture slowly to it. Olive  oil for the making of mayonnaise  should always be thoroughly. chilled.  The utensil used in the making of may.  onnaise may be a silver fork, wire  whisk, small wooden spoon or Dover  egg beater.       ^  Three fruit salads come to my mind  whose popularity does not seem to be  on the wane. A fourth of an apple  and celery finely cut, used in equal  proportions and mixed; with mayon-  Jnaise, is perhaps too old to dwell upon.  %es\  ? New stock of Cameras, Papers and  Chemicals at the  DRUG STORE  > (LePatourel & McRae)  i Cor. 7th Av. & Main St.      Phone 2236  ^*9****9***S>**************. ************************{  *  I   HILLCREST P. 0. BQX 15  PHONE MM  *  ��������� ������  YOUNG & YOUNQ  PLUMBING and STEAMPITTING; HOT WATER  HEATING and STOVE CONNECTIONS;  GENERAL REPAIRS.  First-class work guaranteed.  Estimates Given  COR. 21st and WESTMINSTER AVE!  ************************** ***************i*******i  ill 9tmamim9a99ma99miaa999'S):  /  EXPERT TEACHER of Violin, Mandolin* Guitar, Banjo* Authoharp and  Zither, v       Twenty Private-lessons   -  $7.00.        No class lessons.  Miisieiansf, supplies������of every description. "*V-. .  COWANS UP-TO-DATE MUSIC STORE,  MlSWestwi^er ^mue mecwflM  mmmmammaa*ama9*9mmam9maa  ************************** *****************.****i*i  | Pry Ooo4s 0 TOT A DnHAI/O     P^ q<w4i  Fancy Goods    q, (,U |i||||lllll|lll W* fmm*  $ GORNPR   l������th  AVENUE &  MAIN  STREEi  *  *'.  ft full Une of CMIdren's  **************************-************^  **************************    ***********************i  1* 'saaooao SuipBsrj \\xt Xq piog -pa^uBjen3 A^irenft  i NAwna HsnoNaaio ..  4.__S3I<J^HH0<J.N0W3to^  aovsavs oxvwox ivaoh    v-  aovsnvs aioaraawvo iyao^  -v,jo';sj:a3i������^77  mw'QiiiQ  X~X"X������X~X~XK~XK~X~>*        -������������������-.������������������.. ;^H������*K^^M������"W������  For a Lyman salad select long green  peppers, cut in halves lengthwise, remove the seeds and fill with grapefruit pulp, celery and apple finely cut,  and pecan-nut; meats broken in pieces,  using half as much each of celery and  apple as of grape-fruitY and allowing  three nut meats to each case. Arrange  on lettuce leaves and   garnish   wtih  For Lenox salad remove   the   skins  and seeds from white grapes.   Add an  | L. Shirley  I  CORNER  26th and MAIN STREET  'i ���������    ���������  I Fancy   Lace  and   Nets  I MILLINERY  |  Special Sale at     -      -      $3.50  t '"   '--.'������������������ . 7:. ���������"':"���������-  I        Limited line of Dry Goods  i        at Incredibly Low Prices.  |    We are able to compete with the best and  | cheapest houses of the city.���������������'  ^x^~:-x-x~x-x-x~x������*x~x~x^k- 'X^~x������������~X"X^^^~x~x-x^-X"  equal quantity of English walnut  meats broken in pieces. Marinate with  French dressing and arrange on lettuce leaves.  For tomatoes stuffed with pineapple,  pare medium-sized tomatoes, remove a  thin slice from the top of each, and  take out the'seeds and some of the  pulp.   Sprinkle inside with salt, invert,  and let stand in a cold place tt  minutes.   Fill cases with pineapple)  in small cubes or shredded, and  meats.broken in small pieces,   ui  two-thirds pineapple ana one-third]  meats, mixed with mayonnaise dr  ing.   Arrange on a   bed   of   lettj  leaves and garnish with mayonna  halves of nut meats and slices  from the tops cut square. THE WESTERN CALL  Toronto!  FURNITURE   STORE*  V  3334 Westminster Avenue.        ������  We are receiving daily <;  New Spring Goods    %  ���������i  We aae showing some :\  nifty lines in Dressers, |  Buffets, Dining Room :*  Sets. $  ���������*  A complete line of .]  Linoleums. Carpet Squares, etc.  .]  Drop hi and inspect our goods.  5  Thisie where you get a square .���������  deal. j  M. H. COWAN   r-  ^ 7; J  L I.,. -A  X~X������*'X~X~X^"X������^~XS~X"Xi*;CH  &  eASHQrdcers  Piano Tuning  Expert Rjepair Work.  Factory Experience  Best References  W. J. GOARD.  OOLUNQ WOOD CAST   .   .  eavc your orders at the Western Call  Provision  fTefchants  THE STORE  THAT SAVES  'irsst-Class  SHOEMAK-  IlNa and SHOE REPAIR-.  INQ  lyon want,' go to  PETERS & CO.  2511 Westminster Ave.  (Near Broadway)  I We guarantee our wore to be as good  as any in the sity.  CAST GILLOTTJ  ;ash  and  doors  Pwood Taming and General Mill Work  [1029 Helvilte Str.  Phone 2745  Specials  for the  Week  end  HfcESBYTBBXAJr o  MT. PLEASANT CHUBCH .  Cor. Ninth Ave. and Quebec St.  ���������Sunday Services���������Public worship at 11  a.m. and 7:00 p.m.   Sunday School and  Bible Class at 2:30-p.m.  Rev. J. W. Woodside, M.A.. Pastor  170 Ninth Ave. W.   Tele. B3948.  ���������WESTMINSTER CHURCH  Cor. Weltm. ana 2������th.<   One block east  I of-Westminster Ave.  ^Services-Sunday   11:00   *:%.*"*  7:S0  f.m.   Sunday School, 2.30.  R������v7J. H. Cameron, B.A., Pastor  Residence, Cor. Qeubec and 21st.  _: ��������� ��������� ���������   ��������� ������a*ti������t  *mt. pleasant baptistchurch  --.Car. l������.t!h,Ave. and Quebec St.  ' 8. Everton. B.A.," P.astor  2|0 13th Ave. E.  >reachl������  Services���������ll  a.m.   and   7:30  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  CENTRAL. BAPTIST CHURCH  . Cor. 10th Ave. and Laurel St.  Services���������rreachlnguatilloa.m. and 7:30  p.-m.    Sunday  School   at  2.30   p.m.  Sev. P. Clifton Parker. M.A.. Pastor  ��������� llth Ave. W.  ���������    l������BT*OPJ������T  1|T. PLEASANT' CHURCH    -  ��������� Cor 10th, Ave. and Ontario    -      *  Iseryices���������PreachinK at ll.^.m.  ang  at  r    7-00 p.m. ' Sunday  School  and *������Die.  .Class at 2:30 7p.myy    Y    -^   y- ���������   ' .-������������������  1-RevL W   Lashley Hall. B.A.B.D.r Pastor  Evensong at 7:30 p.m. eaten Sunday.  ST. MICBiAEL'StCfeURCH  ?_    ;  C&r. Hti Ave. -and Prince Ldward St.  Services���������Morning-Prayer ai>*���������������������������������������*��������������� .'���������   ���������  . Sundw ������������fcoo! and Bible Class at 2:30 p. m. ���������  Holy Communion every Sunday at 8a. m.  tu* lit and 3rd Sundays at 11=00 a. in-  Rev. G.-iH. Wilson, lector,   ? .  Rectory. Cor.  8th Ave. ,and Prince ^Id-  * ward St.  :Tele.~L3543.������ .,..���������,���������;, -���������  I  TKE JUNGLE  WE ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR   \  THE UNTRUTHS WHICH LIE HERE.       j  He was an old darkey. He wore no  overcoat, and the icy wind twisted his  threadbare clothes about his shrivelled  body.  "Wind," he demanded, whimsically,  "whar wuz you dis time last July?"  The mother of the girl baby, herself  named Rachel, frankly told her husband that she was tired of the good  old names borne by most of the feminine members of the family, and she  would like to give the little "girl a  name entirely different. Then she  wrote on a slip of paper.'Eugenie," and  asked her husband if he didn't think'  that waB a pretty name, o  The father studied the name for a  moment and then Bald:  "Veil, call her Youaheenie,    but    1  don't .see vat you gain by it."  There was company at dinner, and  father was carving his prettiest on a  fine roast. Suddenly, though, the knife  struck a skewer, made a sliding upward motion, and came out on top.  Father attempted to cover his real  feelings with insipid jests about the  indigestibility of roasted hard wood,  the inadvisability of a butcher running a w Dod yard, and the like. There,  was an embarrassing silence. Willie  took advantage of it.  "Cook has burned her nose orful," he  announced.  "Too bad," muttered father, still  wrestling with the roast. "H(ow did  she do it?"  "Tryin' to pull them skewers out  with her teeth!"  Suitor���������"If you refuse me I shall  never love another."  Suited���������"Does that hold good if I  accept you?"  ^Kfw^A^f^t^Mli^ftlKll^iJKS^lJj^l^l**  "Do you use condensed milk at your  house?"  "I guess so." We order a quart a  day, and the milkman squeezes it into  a can that holds about a pint."  "I hear your rich old uncle Js d-iad."  "Yes, he is."  "What did he leave?"  "A widow we'd never heard o.."  "John," she said gently, "you are Interested in temperance movements, are  you not " ���������.������������������  "Of course I am," he answered.  "Well, Buppose you go and make a  few of them at-the0 pump handle. I  want a pail of'water at'once."  0. E. McBride  & COMPANY  Is Headquarters for  . :���������:-<>  Screen Doors a/nd%  Windows  Also the  Sherwin-Williams Paint!  Made to Paint Buildings with.  SUGAR     .    s     ,  201b. sacks *1.0i  FLOUR  Our Best Flour $1.60  Fi've Roses Flour  .$1.75  Royal Household' $1.75  Purity     $1.75  Robin Hood Flour $1.60  TEA   -  Say, if you want a really good  cup of tea, then try a pound of  our Old Country Tea, at,  per lb.  50e.  ��������� v'  This tea recalls the tew? of  thirty years ago. ...... %  BUTTER      .f i  \. Thistle JBrand Butter, 3 lbs..$1>P0.  '- Spring Brqok Butter, 3 lbs..ff,00  ; ' '    '' V     ���������'      ���������'.?.. .'* ���������;.  :    Brobkfielij Creamery, per lb..35c  7   EGGS       7  7Y -7-  i-  Cftpice Selected Eggs, 2  ��������� dozir .7.:...;. TY 55c  y Strictly Fresh^Eggs, 3 doz..$1.00  .'���������'��������� ���������'���������������������������>������������������ Y k k-k 7' 7   ���������  '���������LJt*M.M9*������L������=Js������^^- y^:y y. _  y   *ATT������aPAT SAINTS7;   ..."  REORGANIZED CHURCH OF CHRIST  . -���������   1370 10th Avenue; East   y  Services���������Every   Sunday   evening   at .'.*:  O-'clock.    Sunday Schotol at 7 o'clock.  I. Mcmullen. Elder y  t       MT.  PLEASANT  LODGE  NO.   19  Meet*   every  Tuesday   at   8   p.m.Jn  IOOR   Hall,   Westminster   Ave.,    Mt.  Pleasant     Sojourning brethren cordially  invited to attend. .  W. FaMcKenzle, V. G.. 452 10th avenue  ���������"a'SeweU, Rec.  Secy.;  481 7th avenue  ���������������wt.  amtnnvmm o������������b������ roamsraMs  COURT VANCOUVER NO. 1328  Bleets  2nd  and -4 th  Mondays  of each  montli at 8 P.m. in the Oddfellows' HaU,  Mt  Pleasant.    Visiting brethren always  welcome _,  H  Hankins, Chief Ranger. ,  M. J. Crehan. Rec. Secy., 337 Princes-  ^A^engelly, Ftn. Secy.. 237 llth Av. E.  m>tas osAVOE xosas  1\      MT. PLEASANT L.  O.L. NO  1842  I       Meets  the  1st  and  3rd  Thursdays ol  I   each month at 8 p.m. in the K. of P. .Hall.  V All visiting brethren cordially welcome.  H. Birmingham, W.M;,. 477 7th Ave.  C. Mv Howes^ SecY-393   iOtli  Ave.  BastY  'sugar-,cured Hai^s, per lb....20c  ,. ^icnic^Yrlams, pe,r lb......... 15c 7  Boneless Hams, per lb.......22c  . ���������������  ^ACQN  If you have not been getting'  your, .bacon, cut to  please  yp;i.'.  then try ufe.   We can cut it just  the way you \vant it.  'IsTice Streaky Bacon, sliced,  per lb. -30c  Nice Streaky Bacon in the   ;  piece, per lb.. 25c  Back Bacon in the piece,  per lb...- '���������  23c  (Sweet as a nut)  TREE PRUNING  Fruit shade arjd ornamental by  one who knows how.  SMITH  550 Seventh ave. East  Mrs. H. Thomas  MATERNITY   NURSE  Terms Moderate.  Cash   Grocers   anc3  Provision Merchants  NOTE THE ADDRESS  Cor. 26th I Main  Lee and Seacombe Roads I     PHONE    7032  BACTERIA IN MILK.  The New York Board of Health has  recently thrown open to public inspection the records of bacteriological examinations of milk on file in its labor  atories.   This action is greatly to the  interest of the public health,   as   it  enables users of milk to judge of what  they are buying and stimulates dealers : to furnish as pure an article as  possible, declares Dr. Charles E. North  in  The  Evening   Post    (New   York,  April 14th).    Dr.  North, who is  engaged in public health: work, begins  by reminding his readers that the tiny  plants called -bacteria find in milk unusually favorable conditions for rapid  multiplication.    Some of these plants  are poisonous, such as those causing  -yphoid fever, diphtheria, tuberculosis,  scarlet fever, and infants' diarrheas,  ind the fact that these may occur ir.  insanitary milk is the real reason foi  he agitation going on throughout the  country in favor of pure milk supplies.  He continues:'  /'Bacteria of most kinds of milk can  *eadily be counted by mixing a few  Irops of milk with a warm beef-juice  felly which then  cools and hardens  olding each germ fast in its place,  n a few days the location of eacr  rem can be seen with the naked eye  or the  reason  that  each surrounds  limself with many"������������������ thousands' of de  .cendahts,  forming' a  'colony'  Avhich  ippears as a white 'dot the size of/a  ;>i'nhead.   TlieBe dots can be'counted,  nd this kind of counting is the bsEsis  of the statements often seen that milk  :ontaifis so many hundreds or so" many  housands or bacteria.   About twenty  lrops of milk, or about one-third of a  ;easpoonful  equaling a unit   in' the  aetric system called one cubic'caiti-  ieter; is the quantity of milk regular  y used by laboratories for'the enumeration-of bacteria.' Oiir city Department^ of Health has for a long time  =Teeh"takihg-samp.les-of-milk^from^aii  f the large milk dealers for the'pur;  ose of making" these examinations,  ut Until recently  the   results   have  een  kept  privately  for ��������� the "depart-  ient'8 own informatibn;'and persons  mtside  of" the departtneiit have not  ad access to them.-' I  "The important and startling action  .vhich but Health Department has now  reh is to throw the results''of these  ���������aborafory examinations open to the  ��������� ublic.    Any   milk   consumer  in   the  ity Who" is sufficiently interested ir  the purity of the milk delivered at his  ii.   iu   inquire   may   find  out  just  what the character of his milk supply  is by inspecting the reports of the  aboratory examinations on file at t!;<;  eaith Department office.    There he  /ill see the list of dealers selling milk  i the city, and opposite each name  \e numbers of bacteria found in his  lilk.   These numbers give each milk  rating, so thai it is possible to ot-  erve which milk  is the  purest,  i.e  ause the bacteria, are   fewest,   and  ^hich. the most impure, because the  acteria are most numerous.  "Because bacteria and dirt travel to-  ether,   and   because   bacteria   grow  apidly in milk not properly iced, the  roups of medical men who supervise  ie production of the 'certified' milks  ave established standards    for    the  umbers  of bacteria,    believing    the  umbers to'be an index of the care  aken in matters  of cleanliness  and  efrigeration.    .    .    .    It is greatly to  ae interests of "public-health that the  eople should  learn  to^ judge of the  haracter of  milk  by its  laboratory  nalysis.    The   milk   consumer   need  6 longer be in ignorance as to which  lilk is pure and which impure.   The  umulation is directly applied to the  lilk dealers hy the rating which they  2ceive in the list to put into opera-  -<n the sanitary methods which alone  HI  prevent  large  numbers  of  bac-  7.. Ia iii their milk."  She���������vile bored me iawfully, but I  don't think I-showed it. Every time  I yawned I hid it with iny hand."  7H������ (trying to be gallant)���������"Really, I  don't see how so .small .a hand coul(*  ���������i-iH���������---j that Yis, isn't it beastl;  weather?"       Y  DR. R, INGRAM  Physician   and   Surgeon  Office and Residence:  SUITE A. WALDEN BUILD'G  25th Ave. and Main St.  Cor. 16th Ave. and Main Str.  Branch Store:  Corner Fraser and Miles Avenues  PHONE 2853  '*  *&************************ ********************.i^**^  ****************^****^**** **************************  MISS COX  Dressmaker  Suits Specialty Terms reasonable  tee and Seacombe Roads  f  QUALITY  =^>  l;:%VeRN0N'  ! .THEjEiEAOING-STOIte FOK  ..,',. Po'iiilry SoppHes ������ SpecUllty.  flolly and PlanMHid Chick feed  \,  Broadway and W%^m\& Road  PHONE 1637  The House   WALL  PAPER  A. ROSS  (SUCCESSOR TO ROSS & THOMPSON)  Has just received a large stock of-WALL PAPER in great variety and  all latest designs.  Paper'Hanging done to suit patrons.      Popular Prices. ( .  146 ^gOAPmY, EAST PHQNE R 4485  ************************** **************************  }������************************* '****************'**********  Send your clothes to BROW*T & MATTHEWS  The Cleaner*  *?* BRQAQYtA Y, W     PHQHC 1404* |  Phone L4045 and our wagon will call.  I: Special attention given to South Vancouver and  Mount Pleasant.  gH3HgHgHgHtHfHf������3x$H$X������xgx$   ������t������BMt"B"y'������>���������KtMSM2"?HSt4"������'>#||'  ' '.' *** *l' * i' *****"*rt*************        ************* >,' * * *A* *** 'j' 'j' * * 'l'   "  A 4 ������ ..  f.11. MX 1123, SOUTH HIU  ESTIMATtSICIVEN Y  s  ^^^���������^**************^l^y^V**''  |-    -    '���������.-���������;. :.Y- y-J  %     The  best  stock of  ARMS, $  I AMMUNITION.    CUTLERY.  I and SPORTING GOODS  can  4 be.found at the store of ���������   ���������  Chas.E. JisdaU  c ��������� .    -.  ��������� 618-620 Hastings St.  KEELER'S NURSERY  Leave your order for  Rose Bushes  1,2 and 3 years old.,    PRCES   RIGHT  Cor 15th Ave. & Main St.  PHONE R 2196  XOTICE.  i  F. Webb  PUJM3INQ  .���������.  t '  | Stove   Connections  I &��������� ��������� General Repairs  I ';"���������      ";���������   ;' -" ���������-.       ��������� ''   '������������������    .  ������ Shop Address:  I S3rd Ave;9 Half Block West of Fraser Ave,  l Residence: COR. 21st AVE. and ONTARIO STY  %���������-'", '-.-'-���������.��������� 'Y'  Ivx-x~x-w~:-x~x~:-x~:~x~:������m������������:������:~:������ x^x������<~x-x~:~x~x������-x~x~x-x~x~!<  t  '*'  I  ?  J*  i  Caias Answered Day or Night  PHONE 8719  Wm.Spott A Oo.  Dominion  Undertaking  Parlors  Funeral llrectors and Embalmers. Spacious Chapel and Receptlen loom,  802.Broadway,.W. Vancouver, B. C.  ft .'���������������������������.���������'��������� ������������������ . . ������ '. ������������������ . .". '.".' m..."...."......."..:".  ,������.. ... ..........,,.. .   .   .i.   .i ....   ln.4.1.,4.,111,,^11.^,   ^  oissoz.tTTioir    or    PAMT-^msHrp.  The Plumbinff business carried  .Ues������rs. Kipp & Montgomery, of 3030  Westminster Road, has been dissolved  by mutual consent. Mr. Montgomery  will continue the business in the old  -tand. i|   .      ���������  ���������  Mr. Kipp is opening up business on  the corner of Fifteenth Avenue and  Kumphrev Street, near . Westminster  rtoad.  All unfinished work, and any outstanding accounts, is assumed by Mr. "Kipp.  Mr. Kipp's address is Hillcrest post  office.  ."Siened)    TVM. D. KIPP.  '(Signed)    S.   S.    MONTGOMERY.  South Vancouver Bakery  MAIN STREET  Cakes, Pastry Bread, Confectionery  Wedding & Birthday Cakes a Specialty  South Vancouver Bakery, GEORGE HERRING, Prop  f :���������"-������������������ *  ft. ........ .................... ..t.t..t. .......... ,..m  Hi ivtH-vt-i*"). i. .I/"-*' ������T������iMi.-j~i~j"'*Wi* twuwAwrv-* tntr/i- nfciw i  8  THE WESTERN CALL  *  *  ������������������������������������������������������������������������X-������X"X^,������XrX',^H^X"><  *  *  *  *  *  f  Fountain Pens  *  *  *  Stand in a class by themselves and give the  user service unequajled by any other, pen  on the market.  WE STOCK THIS LINE ONLY.  PRICES:   Sa.oo to $5.00  Air. M. J. Becket expects to be home  this week after 'three months in the  hospital.  Mrs. H. L. Turnbull, 326 Thirteenth  avenue west, will not receive again  until autumn.  The Rev. Principal Mackay, D.D., of  Westminster Hall, occupied the pulpit  .last Sunday morning and evening in  Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church.  MOUNT PLEASAN1 PHARMACY  . PRUGS AND STATIONERY  2U19 Main Street  ������ Sub P. 0. 8 Two Phones:   790 and 7721  4|~H~X~>**X~Xi,H^X~X~X~X"X~X'* <^<^^X���������^^^^������������������^*4~X^X^������������������4MM,������������������  ***************************  ������ .  ��������� .'     Y .  .^MM^K*4-X^^MX���������K���������^M^^���������^NH^^^  ARTHUR  FRITH  ISO BROADWAY, E^ 3 Doo's West of Main  Iv  m  ir  Men's and Boys'  BOOTS AND SHOES  y..A-f,.-A.^  We have just received a fine assortment of -' /���������,-  mG}&lik Skirts  Also received a consignment of British made HOSIERY  ;    SHIRTS, CASHl6^:UNI)EilWEABv :  Mrs. J. Pettipiece, of Revelstoke, B.  C, is visiting her parents,- Mr. and  Mrs. H. Homewood, 249 Thirteenth  avenue east.  Mrs. G. A. Carrier and Mrs. W. J.  Walker will be "at home", at the resl-'  dence  of   the   latter,   306   Thirteenth1  avenue west, corner of Alberta,    on  Friday, May 26.  Mr. Fil. Coy, son of Dr. W. F. Coy,  arrived home last Sunday from, Montreal, where he has been studying  medicine and surgery at McGill University.   ..  . A tennis club has been organized in  connection with Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church for the young people of the congregation. Those wishing to join should apply to R> Jardine,  phone 5230. Admission���������ladies, 50c;  gentlemen,. $1.00.  The Woman's Guild of Mount Pleasant Church have arranged to" have  theirstrawberry and ice cream festival  on Tuesday afternoon and evening,'  May 8th. ln the gymnasium :oT " the  church. There will also, -be home-  cooking and candy on Bale.  The new Mount-PleasaritbranteK exchange of the B. C. Telephone'' Co.  will be opened at midnight on'TSatur-  day, June 3. From that time all calls  for, the Mount Pleasant district -will-be  called. "Fairmont," *uid those served  by, the present system will bear-'the  prefix "Seymour*" .-������������������-.,.  Rev. E., W. Morgan, who has been  superintendent of our Oriental work,  left on May 22 for a trip to the east.  Mrs. Morgan, who has been at Clifton  Springs for some time, will join her  husband there and accompany him to  his destination.  Rev. James6 Turner, who spent the  winter in California, has returned to  Vancouver and is now making his  home for a short time with Mr. H.  Creelman, 866 Hornby street. He will  soon go to Ocean Park for the summer. He and Rev. Dr. Robson were  old-time friends. By a singular coincidence, ��������� Rev. Mr. ' Turner returned  to Vancouver the day that Dr. Robson  died.  "Your Sodas  ARE THE  H 1111111' 11 It I H t ,1 * ** *M**M***********n******  HI  JLvi  i  few  It  m  I Its  GOOD  TO HOLD  Keep your eye^on this  space in tbe  future  g yy*  A. N. DeVaz  220 Broadway, W  There was a  large attendance    at  the Orange Hall on Sunday afternoon  to hear Rev. John' Simpson deliver his  address on the subject of "Romanism  and the Nations."     Prof.   B.   Odium,  M.A., acted'as chairman and in introducing the speaker took occasion   to  refer-to the teachings or the Orange  Asosciation,  pointing   out   that   the  order taught. the  principles    of    religious and civil liberty, and aimed to  have its members better citizens of  the community in  which they  lived  and' the country to which    they    belonged.    Mr. .Simpson in opening his  address took occasion to refer to the  letter of Mr." J. W. Whiteley in Friday's Province, saying it was a complete answer to the attempted explanation of the '.'Ne Temere" decree by  Father McCuIlough.   He also referred  to the letter" appearing in  Sunday's  Advertiser' and    signed    by   Father  Dowd.    The. letter was its own condemnation.   There was no argument  in It:   It was simply a glorification of  the Roman (Catholic Church    and    a  wholesale condemnation of Protestant-  | ism. ' No sensible man would pay any  j attention  to  it.    In  discussing    the  'subject oi the afternoon, Mr..Simpson  tmade the stateinent   that    wherever  ; Protestantisn} has, been a vital, force  ; in the life dt a nation, that nation has  aidvanced intellectually,, commercially,  riiorally and ^spiritually.    It was just  Yas Hida, a Japanese in the employ-j-the Opposite, tael claimed, with Roman  ment of the Fatlse Creek liiinber Co., Catholic countries. Tracing the his-  had his legs painfully hurt by a falling' tory of England, he pointed out that  log while working at' the company's 'the expansion of England's commerce  mill on the corner ot Sixth avenueand xtid the extension of her boundaries  Oak street Monday ~ afternoon. ,; He began after the Protestant religion  Was taken to the General Hospital had become the religion of the people.  Where, his injuries vere attended to.     Under Cromwell, England made great  Next Sunday, May 28th������ Rtev7 lash-WrWe,������ Rnd Mr. Simpson praised  ley Hall,-of Mount Pleasant Chufch, Cromwell for his love of liberty and  will preach at both Sunday services, jWs BP|rit ������* toleration.. The onward  previous to a vacation which he has !������������?* ������* Progress received a setback  well earned.   We bespeak, for. Rev.  BEST in the CITY"  So said num^erbiis customers who took advantage of  our Special Fountain Day. offer last Saturday.  We want  YOU  to come and try our  Sodas  and  Sundaes and be convinced that the above is true.  OUR  AIM  is.to. excell in . Fountain  Quality and  Service���������to make our .Sodas, a little better than the best.  We wish you .to; know .where to bring your friends' to  enjoy a real treat, .daintily,served.  Saturday Evening, after 7:00. o'clock,  we:will serve a  .   Biscuit Cone with each 25c purchase.   '  E. R. GQgJPQN, -Family Druggist  Fto muomamt Post OfHoa  Phones 4667, im % MMnSt., Memr 16th  I   I   I   I   I   I   I   I   4   |   ....   ���������-  ��������� i ��������� i ��������� ��������� , n ������-������|  THE  Bungalow ^  1748  PARK DRt  Ice Cream Parlor.'    Confi  Stationery.  Everything First Class.  'S BAKERY  TIONERVj  ,, .������- .w...... .... ������������ft Drink*  i: COUSINS, luwi 655 BflHtwaj,  /AND CONEECTIONERV,!  J f, lee dream and Soft Drinks  <..t..i..i..n..H..l������|.t..M.it'i-f'H"l":-t;;l"I"H'!|������  ���������^���������.t.iM.t-.H'l-'l'l-^-Mvl-'l-'H-'l-1 Ml I *\  1 Millinery ^ Fancy Goods :  ^1 HATS  Hall an enjoyable time and an eatly  return to bis labors with renewed^ energy.  JOHN WILWIAM iYFORO.  . The tunera* of the late John William,  the seven-yearold ������<m of Mr. and Mrs.  Byford, took place ye#terd^, morning  at X*. o'clock from yfo ftftnlly residence, comer of Lome ahd Main  streets. Bev, a H. Wlson conducted  the aerrtcea.  JUNCTION JOTTING*.  Ii  SPECIAL  8.50    and  6.00   and  SATURDAY  9.0O for 4.85  7.00 for 3.50  READY-TO-WEAR HATS to clear at  1.50  M]fic   Ctts*i������m\ 2636 MAIN STREET  1TUSS   WUriPy V.ANCOUVEE, B. C.  ���������IHfll 1 !��������� I M **H 11 #'t-t"t"l"l"������������ ������<-H"H������������������'l HI'HM Iff M������������i  f������������Hf������>������8������f������l������l������lttff������fff������t  tl������Hm������l������IMM*WMHM  a  i  l s.t  *  ������������  Our Opinion on the  Ranffe Question  We know we have your confidence and we have  made ourselves worthy of it by handling the very  best merchandise in our line.  tl .    ���������     - 4  We are familiar with the good qualities of every  stove and range on the market   In our opinion  Tnes������Ranse  is the best of them all and the  range in service will back us up  in every good thing; we can  say of it  If there was a better range made, we would  advise you to bay it   Will  you not come and see it? We  are sure we can convince you  inside of five minutes that what  we say about the South Bend Mai-  leable is true.  W. R. OWEN  2337 Main Street - - Phone 447  ������������������4*ififi������ififi������i������)ififi*i������ omfifm+mfifmfifil  A. C. Bnndy tnd T. L. Hutcblnfs  hare opened ft new real estate oflice  ner the Junction, 860 Weetmintter  Road, and are dolnt a An* hnaineja.  We ,wlih thwS"everjr_i������cceai.  Mr. Murphy, at the Junction Bakery,  it kept pretty, busy nif ht and d������y  setting out ��������� line variety o( very toe  cakes. cookies and plot.  Mr. and Mm. J. Lishtheart and  their daughter. MUs B. A. Uf htheart,  S941 Bourne street, will leave hem on  Saturday to spend the summer in the  east We with them a Terr enjoyable  and successful Jodrney.  Miss Hicks. 623 Fifteenth avenue  east, Is dolus ft sood business in millinery, paintings, dry goods and notions.   8ucccm la her motto.  For sood and neat shoe repairing  the people go to the Junction Shoe  Shop.   Business ls increasing rapidly.  The hardware business here is ���������  very successful one and has a good  manager, Mr. OeofpMarle^  Saskatchewan Beg! Bfttate Co..has  removed from Fifteenth avenue to  8cott street to their new quarters,  where they will carry on the same  business.  We are also glad of our wire works  here on Fifteenth avenue.  A reliable sheet metal works will  open here in a few days.  In our meat market at the Junction  we have the right man in the right  place who understands getting us real  good meat that we enjoy very much.  All through next week Miss Hicks,  623 Fifteenth avenue east, will have a  general sale in millinery. Hats going  at a bargain.  Trinity Methodist Church, Seventh  avenue east, between-Park Drive and  Victoria Drive. Pastor, Rev. A. M.  Sanford, B.A., B.D. Public worship  Sunday at 11 a. m. and 7 p. m. Sabbath School at 9.45 a. m. during summer months. Mid-week rally on Wednesday at 8 p. m.  Bev. G. E. Hartwell will superintend  the Oriental work the next two years,  ������t the end of which time Dr. S. S. Os-  terhout will assume the responsibility.  during the'reign of Charles II. and  James II.. but after William. Prinee  of'Orange, came over and established  civil and religious liberty for the  KnglUu people, the land again prospered, and that prosperity baa eon-  timed down to the present day. Tbft  speaker ������lao compared the north ������ud  south of Ireland, following the progress of the north, where Protestant-  Ism flourishes, and comparing It with  tht Roman Catholic south, where Mr.  Michael McCarthy in hit hook.  "Priests ������nd Religion in Ireland."  aayt tbat priestcraft it responsible for  the misery and discontent found  amongst the people. At Mr. McCarthy, was born and brought up a  Roman Catholic, ht probably knew  what ht was talking about The  speaker also-referred to Spain, Italy,  Portugal aad France. Italy had freed  herself from tht temporal power of,  tht Pope, and llnce thftt time her progress has been remarktble. France,  once ��������� Roman Catholic country, haa  now 30,000 atheists. Rome had been  unable to stem the tide of rationalism.  Portugal bad broken loose from clerical control, and the people bad made  an entire separation of church and  state. 8paln bad once held the proud  position of being one ot the foremost  countries of the world, but where was  the today? Roman Catholicism,  through forcing the nation Into religious wars, and by the intolerant  attitude which she assumed towards  progressive legislation, had left 8paln  with only a shred of her former greatness. Castelar. the great Spanish  tUtesman of his time, said: "There  |s,npt a' single progressive principle  that 'has not been cursed by the  Papacy." But there were even signs In  8paln that the people were going to  cast off the Incubus of clericalism,  and do as the other Roman Catholic  countries had done���������have an entire  separation of church and state. Next  Sunday afternoon, Rev. Mr. Simpson  will speak on "Rome and the Marriage  Question."  imiim 'i"������ n hi iii 11 ii 11 ii hi 1111 linn 11 n i m i iii i >ml  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given tbat after one  month's publication hereof application  will be made t o tbe Registrar of Joint  Stock Companies for- the change of  the name of "The Dominion Broom  Company, Limited," to "Crown Broom  Works, Limited."  THE DOMINION BROOM  COMPANY, LIMITED.  G. Wilbur Smith,  Secretary-Treasurer.  Dated April 13th. 1911.  MACK BROS. Uatertakets  Open Day and Night  OmCK aa������ CHAPEL  2020 GIANTI11E ST. fi������et2t2  4  ���������  ..  'i"t"i"i-i"i"t"i"i"i"i"i"i"tMa"i"t<"t"H"������'t-i":-p'>-t"t������i"t  AJSTDUJr'  A small cash payment of $120  will secure for you a splendid Jot,  33 x 122 in a beautiful Jocaltty^ast  building up. From this property  there is a magnificent view ofthe  Fraser river and the Gulf.  Lots are very easy to clear, are  high, dry and on good wide streets.  [Lanes are 20 ft wide.]  This is a rare opportunity, don't let  it slip. Every lot is worth more than  the price asked. Call at our office and  we will be glad to show you over this  splendid property.   Terms over 2 years.  s  t  2343 Main St. Phone 7192  Close to Eighth-Avenue *  !������������������ 11 111 111 H 1II111 It 1 M It ** 1111111 i 111111111III  ������******������4|**4  *^+m>m1 llll ^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^^^^^w

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