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 <^*ry **������bk  I  I  Published in the Interests of Greater Vancouver.  VOLUME 111  H. H. Stevens, Editor.  VANCOUVER, British Columbia,  SEPTEMBER 15, 1911.  No. 19  OF INTEREST TO WORKERS.  The Canadian workingman has nothing to gain  by reciprocity.- On tlie contrary he stands to lose  much, lie is prosperous and fully employed,  while tens of thousands of American artisans walk  the streets looking for employment. lie is. well  ������������������'off .under the national policy, and will do nothing  'to impair its beneficial operations or to endanger  its perpetuation.  Iu the history of nations free trade has meant  low wages, unemployment and luider-nourish-  ment. The present reciprocity measure is just a  step towards free trade, low wages and nnemploy-.  ment. Already tariff tinkering in the United  States has been followed by hard times, unemployment and a demand on the part of employers that  railway workmen and.other toilers shall take lower wages. ���������,  Look at England. According to a British Government report, recently issued the workingman  of the United Kingdom is not, nearly so well off  as the workingman on this continent. The report  finds that cheap food is of little use to him ifche.  has no money to buy it. Great Britain always has  millions of workless people and those who have  employment receive wages that Canadians would  not accept.  In the long run. therefore. Canadian eity dwellers must oppose free trade in food products because it would lead directly to free trade in manufacturers. The attitude of Ur. Taft and other  politicians in the United States, and of the Grain  Growers' Association and other reciprocity advocates in Canada leaves no doubt that the abolition of the duties on natural products would make  quickly for the removal of the protection now enjoyed by our manufacturing industries and the  operatives engaged therein. Any approach to general free trade would subject our industries to  destructive competition from the all-powerful  American trusts. What could the outcome be but  ruin for Canadian factories, Canadian industrial  centers and Canadian workingmen'?  So much for the long range results of reciprocity! How about the immediate consequences of  the compact? What about the Government argument that the agreement would lower-the cost, of  living to consumers? It could not do so without  reducing the income of Canadian farmers. More  than this is involved���������a great deal more. Once  the American food trusts get^eoutrol of our markets they woifld "force Canadum">Hgrieulturists to  take less for their produce and Canadian, consumers to pay more for their table supplies. That is  what they have done in the United States which  grows a surplus of between four and five hundred million dollars worth of foodstuffs over and  above the country V own requirements. How  could we prevent "them doing the same thing in  the Dominion? -y-y���������-���������..=/.  There is more than this to be considered. The  New York Tribune shows that the cold storage  'trust has used the storage warehouses of the  United States as a reservoir for the purpose of  cornering produce aiid depleting the markets. In  the 'cheap season perishable foods have been  bought on a large scale and held for sale at high  prices throughout the remainder of the year. In  the United States the .law of supply and demand  has been suspended by the fact that there has  beem no limitation on the period of storage, and  dealers with big stocks on hand could create an  artificial scarcity by withholding them, if they  Iffiougl^tliH^l^rableV ^fn^TnTrryuT^IiWiroveF^  into another year. -  Not only have these methods robbed the Amer-  'ican producer and the American sonsumer.   They  It have=also resulted in the consumer being fed with  ' decayed food.   The Tribune observes: " The pub-  It lie is not unwilling to pay for the privilege of eatT  ing foods out of season, but it has bitterly resented  the deception by which it has hitherto been vie-"  itimized into purchasing storage foods of unknown  'age.   Storage goods have also been constantly sold  as fresh, and the higher prices for fresh produce  Lhave been collected."   Whether, therefore, we regard the immediate results or the ultimate eonse-  I'quences of reciprocity, it could not but prove disastrous to Canadian workingmen and city dwellers generally as well as to the average Canadian  [farmer.  ���������H*������'4.f.������.t.>..M.^"t.������.M"l'.������  <*���������-������������������*���������.<���������.* ���������.������������������..���������"I*. ������������������������������������-������-������������*  I  QUOTATIONS AND QUESTION  r "We look "forward to the day when this whole  aNorth American continent .will" be one great miction as it should be."���������New York .Journal.  'This special congress that united Canada and  Jthe United States in business matters will be  Eknown'a's'the congress that brought about a closer  [union in political matters."���������Hearst Journal.  If Canada gives up her commercial independence at this rate, how long will it be before we  Biave Canada's Government at Washington, instead of Ottawa t  ALL ARE PARTNERS WITH JOHN BULL  Sristol Visitor Addressed Board of Trade Members This Morning���������His Idea of Reciprocity.  ���������'We are all partners in.the firm-of John Bull &  fiorui. whether we live-in the Old Country or in  my of the oversea dominions, and the Imperial  Sentiment."'should-.live in us" in all its integrity  lo that the British nations*shall-have,, therefore,  In impregnable bulwark which will be the admir-  ttion and respect of the whole world."  ���������'That," said Mr. Henry L. Riseley. of Bristol,  rho this morning addressed the Board of Trade,  ['is my idea of what reciDrpcitxishoiUd be."  i '7  -. .." ' i'.: *:. S^^:^-k^:l^Mif^^e^^^imSM  During the present campaign the attention of the public has largely been confi ned4o the Reciprocity issue.    There are, however,"a number of other questions  whieh^shotddJiaue^pubUc^moUce-amiong-tlie  the ['Fisheries Question."  ��������� The Pacific Coast fishing industry is one of oiir most valuable assets and should  be properly conserved and carefully administered. What do we find is the actual  condition f We findihtU-thi8]grmt-indmtry-i8 control ed by local political heelers^  We find that in place of white men, British subjects, and Canadian citizens thai the  Japanese have control of the labor part. For instance, a herring sei-ning license  costs $50.00, and on the face of the license is a stipulation that it must be used by  the licensee, but as a matter of fact it is impossible for a man to get a license UNLESS HE STANDS IN WITH THE LOCAL LIBERAL PATRON AGE COMMITTEE. The application is made to the inspector who refers it to Mr. Robert  Kelly and the aforesaid committee, and THEY PASS JUDGMENT.  These licenses arc held by political friends of the ''Boss/7and are sold or  handled on shares with Ja}>s.  In 1909, 22,000 tons, or 220,000 barrels of herring were shipped to China by  these Japs. In 1910,30,000 barrels, were sent. This past season, however, the run  was less owing to these reckless methods and the season was extended into the spawning time, and millions of fish thus destroyed. litis extension was granted because  the local "ring" had provided a huge quantity of salt, etc.. and wished to have it  used up, hence, the extension of time. ��������� In recent years "several'complaints have been  made to Ottawa re this state of affairs, but in place of the department dealing with  the question they simply made carbon copies of the letters and forwarded them on  here to the "ring" or'���������'���������patronage'committee ana'the" Boss."  In place of this industry being a valuable asset to the community il is....simply  used as a sop to the politicalI heelers here, to their personal profit, and the lasting  disgrace of the administration at Ottawa and the loss of our citizens.  In place of thousands of sturdy white men we have thousands of aliens. In  place of general benefit to the Province and Dominion it is.simply a benefit (6 a feu-  unscrupulous heelers. 7  The Dominion regulations, such as they are, are totally ignored UNDER INSTRUCTIONS OF HON. WM. TEMPLEMAN.  * The Government also either own or hire about 25 fisheries inspection boats and  THEY ARE SUPPLIED BY THE "BOSS" AND HIS GANG OF PETS. No  tenders are ever called for supplies far these boats, but these heelers CHARGE  THEIR OWN FIGURES FOR THE SUPPLIES.  It is time that this should be stopped.  Mr. Senkler has refused to interfere. lie is president of the local Liberal Association and knows all about it. Aid. Stevens has publicly e-xposed.this deal and has  promised the "Ring" the liveliest time of their life when he is returned to Ottawa,  therefore support the man who will care for your interests.  Let us abolish this iniquitous system of graft and patronage to pets in direct  contravention of law and decency.  ������'i-t������������-������'i"i"  9< 9   ���������"��������� '���������   I"  >������������������������������������>������������������   9'9   *>9  ���������   <   ���������   9   9.9  9  +-������*+-������������   >   ������������������i>i������<-������   ������������������i.4' ������.������i������.t������������������������ ������.t������t-n-twtw������..t*  THE GLOBE TOLP ONLY HALF THE STORY  They Dare Not Tell the Pacts About the Cattle  Trade.  Among the many alluring arguments presented,  by Liberal newspapers and Liberal candidates to  secure the farmer's vote in favor of the Fielding-  Paterson agreement, is the quoting of figures as  found in market reports, purporting to show the "  relative values of cattle in Canada and the United  States. Mr. Hugh Guthrie, at his meetings, where  he addresses people whom he doubtless describes  as "the stalwart yeomanry, "aiid The Globe, are  particularly, sinners in this respect. Only a few  days ago The Globe had a large item on the front  page of its issue.. "Markets the Real Issue."  ��������� '7 Therein are quotedexport steers in Toronto,  $5.88: and good to prime steers in Chicago. $6.62.  A still greater difference has been referred to by  speakers, showing as much.as $1.25 to $1.75 a  hundred pounds in favor of the Chicago market  as against Toronto. "Farmers will insist on larger  markets -when, they fully understand what it.  means." adds The Globe, taking very good care to  only tell one-half���������and not let the farmer fully understand, what it means!  The Real Pacts.  What are the real facts?   What do these figures  mean?   Why is there this difference in prices between Toronto and Chicago?    The "full understanding" The Globe does not give; that The Globe  does not want given, nor does the quoter of market prices, Mr. Guthrie, give to his audiences, is,  that cattle of the same grade are practically the  same price in, either market.    Export steers intended for Liverpool or London will be the same  price practically in Toronto. Buffalo or Chicago.  And why should they not be?   They are to sell  in Liverpool or London.   And is it not the moat  manifest nonsense to try and make the public believe that a steer will only fetch $6.25 in Toronto  and $7 in Chicago, when in both cases Liverpool ia.  its ultimate destination?    Are there any cattle  then that are worth $1 more in Chicago than Toronto ?   Yes, undoubtedly!   A rich American will  pay anything for, any thing he wants.   There are a  tew choice, extra fed, extra bred, extra finished  steers that do fetch $8 in Chicago, when perhaps  the best are only bringing the same day in Toronto $6.50 or $6.75.   Why?   Because in'Chicago  there is a small demand for that extra value cattle,  . ,the demand produces the supply: a Jew,- quite a  few. are sold at that price.    Nobody in Toronto  will pay any such figure; the highest value is.  equivalent to the price paid for the best export  cattle, and no more.   But let it be well marked,  that the best export cattle in Toronto are as high  a price as the best export in Chicago.    So that  reciprocity will not bring to the farmer any better  price for his cattle than he gets under present conditions.  Here Is the Proof.  Moog & Greenwald,  (Commission Buyers of Cattle. Hogs. Sheep.  Chicago, III.. Aug. 25, 1911.  Messrs. J. & J. W. Dunn, Toronto, Ont.  Gentlemen:  - Our receipts this week were considerably heavier than last, and yet the good, choice cattle did  not sell any lower, while the medium and common  kinds sold 20 to 755 cents per cwt. lower.  A. fair to good shipment of Liverpool (native)  cattle would have, cost, this week. _from $6.00_to__.  $6.50 and Londons from $6.35 to $6.75. according  to fat and quality; fair to good Antwerp and Liverpool blls. $5.00 to $5.40. and scarce: fair to good  Antwerp steers,.$5.85 to $6.25, according to fat and  quality. ���������>  Yours truly,  (Signed)    MOOG & GREKXVVALD.  On the same date. August 25th. The Globe quotes-  Toronto cattle'market best exporters. $6.10 to  $6.80;-' Chicago. $5.10 to $8.10. There were no  $S.1() cattle in Canada for sale. What there were  ���������Liverpool or London export cattle, sold equally  well in Toronto or Chicago.  Why should Liberal politicians tell one-hnlf the  story? They dare not tell all the facts! Most people think, at. least the wage-earner on both skies  of the border does so think, that, the farmer today  is getting very good value for all lie sells, and they  do not want to increase his deposit account at the  bank out of their hard-earned wages.  ANNEXATION.  "It appears that there is very strenuous opposition in'Canada to the treaty, but farmers >:\ro  favorably disposed since it-would-open our markets for'" their, products.  "Free trade between the' two countries will  eventually follow the .-enactment of '-the. present  measure and that will mean, ultimately, peaceful  annexation.  "There'is no doubt .about that. Not. of course,  in this generation, but it wiil surely conie. in a later  one. Canadians who would deplore such result  had better watch out."  The above is an extract from the'Farmers'  Journal of -Philadelphia, with the largest .circulation of any journal.-iii the United States.  THE WISE COURSE.  As Mr.. W. T. White, has said, if the United  States wants.our foodstuffs, let it take down its  tariff and get them. Then our farmers will have,  the American market ancl their own magnificent  protected home market as well.  -���������i-.A  ;%:.���������������?  '-���������kfif-!  -%������������������' THE WESTERN CALL  \  WJtfNC  DEPENDS on the power that causes their  flight. The most attractive offer coaxes  the largest number-of dollars forth. You  may have the biggest bargain to offer, but  unless people know of it how much will you  reap ?    Advertise!  MONEY IS GOING TO BE>SPE^;^^::  only thing we can do  is guide tine riches,  make them fly  TO YOU  OR  FROM YOU  Advertise in The Western Call and see hovv  quickly advertising pays.  THE WESTERN CAM: is distributed through  SouthVancouver and Mt. Pleasant every week.  Our" ciri^^iOT'ir^ro^  reasonable.   An ad. in ^Bie Western Call will  be read and will guide riches to you.  On the other hand stand still, do not advertize  and the golden stream wiH be guided into  your competitor's till.   Test it. -  Advertise in The Western Call and its business  will be to get business for your business,  THE WESTERN CALL JOB Of PICE does  highclass Job Work. Good printing pays.  Ask those who use it.   We do good printing.  Letterheads and Envelopes  Our Printing Meets the hi  THE  ��������� ��������� '- . . ��������� !  Newspaper snd Job Office  2408 Westminster Rd., }i block below 5th Ave.  phone .  Fairmont  THE  By  Louis  Tracy  Pillar  of  Light  '..***.i*.'M^^z?*********'if***** '**************************���������'���������  * ���������������������������������������������'���������������������������-..-��������� . -    . . ; ������������������-,.-- A.;  Copyright -by. Mcl.eod  & Allen.  The gulls and cormorants, filling  the air with raucous cries, were rustling in rapid flight in the wake of the  boat, darting ever and anon at the  water or making daring pecks at the  floating carcass.  Soon Brand glanced over his shoulder to measure the distance.. With  the ease o fa practised oarsman he  turned his craft to bring her stern  on to the  landing-place.  "Lower a basket!" he cried to  Jones, and, whilst the others wondered what the urgency in his voice  betokened, there reached them the  deep strong blast of a steam-whistle  blown four times in quick succession.  Each and all, they had forgotten the  Princess Royal. She vvas close in,  much nearer than mail steamers usually ventured.  At first they gazed at her with surprise, Brand even suspending his  manoeuvres for a moment. Then Jim,  knowing that' a steamship trumpets  the same note to express all sorts of  emotion, understood that the officers  had witnessed a good deal, if not all,  that had taken place, and were offering their congratulations.  "Blow away, my hearties!" crowed  Jim, vainly apostrophizing the vessel.  "You'll have somethin' to crack about  when you go ashore to-night or I'm  very much mistaken. Now, cap'n,"  he went on, "take the cover off. It's  alive, 1 suppose. Is it a man, or i  woman?" '  CHAPTER II.  / A CHRISTENING.  The PIONEER HARDWARE STORE  %  *  *  *  t  *  *  *  *.  *  *  *  t  *  ���������*  *  *  *  *  t  * ..   }..  ************************** .***'*****^Z^Z<^Z^.************** ,  Screen    Doors   and   Windows  Garden Tools, Bapco Pure Paint  5tumping   Powder and   Land  Clearing  Tools.  CORNR OF FRASER  AND FERRIS STS.  T. Fox  PHONE FAir t  MONT 1177-L'"%,  .���������************************* ������������������������>������>.>.^^.;..>.!s.'i.*>'X">.j..;-'.;.^*.i-������'i..;"W4'>  I Eastman's  Photographic  *  A  SwppUesl  I New stock of Cameras, Papers and  I Chemicals at the  DRUG STORE  ?  f  t  *************************$  *-^***********************.,.  (LePatourel & McRae)  Cor. 7th Ave. & Main St.  t  *7  t  *  *  P  *  t.  *  Phone: Fairmont 565 %  1140  Brand was  slov to answer.-    For;.-������,  one  thing,  he  was  exhausted.      Re- "J*.'''  freshing as the long swim was after V"  a night of lonely vigil, itself the cuV a  mination of two days of hard work,  the .fierce battle with the shark had  shocked Into active existence the reserve of: latent enrgy  -which    every  healthy animal unconsciously hoards  for life-and-death emergencies.  But there was another reason. Het  had scarce gained the comparative  safety of the boat before he was, ln  the same instant/: horrified and astounded to a degree, hitherto beyond  his experience. 777N6t even 'the stiff  pull of two hundred yards sufficed to  regtore his senses. So Jim's question  fell on his ears Avith the meaningless  sound of the steamer's siren.  "What Js it, mate?" repeated his fellow-keeper, moreT. insistently. "You  ain't hurt any ways*- are you?"  "Ft is-'a Ijaby," ^aid Brand, in a curiously vacant v'ay.  "A baby!" shrieked Jones, whose  crudely developed nervous Eystem  was not proof against the jar of incredulity induced by this statement.  Had Brand said "a tiger," he could  not have exhibited greater concern.  "Yes, a baby���������and it is living. I  heard it cry," murmured the other, sitting down rather suddenly.   .  Indeed, a faint wail, suggestive of  a kitten, now came from beneath  the tumbled canvas quite near to Jim.  But the Royal Navy does not encourage neurosis. The lighthouse keeper felt that a minor crisis had arrived. It must be dealt with promptly.  , The evil odor which still adhered  to-the-boat^told_himyhat=Brandyi^  exchanged one Inferno for another,  "when he clambered out of reach of  the blindly vengeful shark.  He looked up at Jones.  "Lower away," he said, promptly.  "Swing the derrick until I grab the  tackle, .-and0then hoist me aboard,"  This was done. Ungainiy in his  walk owing to his wounded limb, Jim,  clinging to a rope, had the easy, activity of a squirrel.  . "Now, lower a jug with some bran-  'dy.   He's dead be'at," he added.  Whilst Jones hastened for the spirit, the sailor stooped and }threw back  'the Sail.  Lying in the bottom of the boat,  wrapped in :a blanket which unavail-/  ing smuggles had rumpled into a roll  i'beneath the arms, was an infant  ���������whose precise age it was impossible  to estimate forthwith owing to the  ���������emaciated conditldn of its body.  With the rocking of the boat, the  foul bilge-water washed around the  child's limbs and back. Instinct alone  had saved it from drowning. Perhaps,  during the first hours of vigor after  ��������� abandonment the little one might  have rolled over in infantile search  ���������for food and human attendance, but  ;the rush of salt, water into ey^ and  mouth must have driven the tiny sufferer "to seek instantly the only posi-  'tion;In which life was possible.  So far as the man could judge in a  first hasty glance, the child's clothing was of excellent quality. Yet he  ;gave -slight heed to such considerations. Jim was the father of thr^e  lusty "youngsters who were snugly in  bed in Penzance, and the sight ot  this forlorn little sea-waif made his  eyes misty.  He  reached    down,    unpinned    the  blanket,   which   was   secured   with   a  brooch, and lifted the infant out of its  unpleasing     environment.      It     was  piteous to see the way in which the I y  shrunken    hands   -at once   strode to |X  clasp   his   wrists,, though   they -were j .���������.  I all too feeble to achieve more than a ������>  I gentle clutch which relaxed almosr as   *:*  I poon as the effort \yas niacin/ \*  \ Jones, also a husband and father, j *  i bethought him when he reached the i ������  S ! store-room. Kence. when the wind- *  'lass -lowered a basket, there was not ���������>  i only a supply of brandy within, but ������  I also a bottle of fresh milK, which t  \ reached the Gulf Rock, by arrange-  j ment with a fisherman, whenever wea  ther permitted. ,..  t  The Reliable Sheet Metal Works I  3127 Westminster Rd. Phone : Fairmont 868 J  "������������������������������������"������������������."���������-.���������. :"���������;,, --;' .-��������� ������������������;���������������������������-���������������������������   .       ��������������������������� f  Oormces. Jobbing and Rocfing |  FURNACE WORK A SPECIALTY^  C.  Errington C. Magnone  ?  ************************** ****<<-*<K'*<~>****<'***...,***i  It to your family���������to your friends���������  to have a good photograph of yourself.  We endeavor to give each portrait that  individuality so necessary to the finished  picture ��������� one that is artistic, yet  natural.  WEI-FORD'S  MOUNT    PLEASANT     STUDIO  Corner Main and Broadway  PHONE: Fairmont 536-L  >O0VPIGMT< ������P*t C������-  Qlfts Fit for  a Bride  ********************* *****  5.    ��������� ���������  %.- The  best stock of ARMS,  I AMMUNITION,    CUTLERY,  I and SPORTING GOODS  can  *  f- be found at the store of  ���������  ... ���������  I Chas. E. Tisdall  t  t.  Our Beautiful Showing of  Cut Glass and Silverware  is one of the finest displays in the city.  QUALITY  Is our.'first recommendation  in offering THESE goods.  E^ery article is of the best,  made and guaranteed by  Reputable Manufacturers:  Our Prices are Right  618-620 Hastings St.  *���������&&**********************  GEO. G. BIGGER  JEWELLER  ANP OPTICIAN  143 Hastings St., W  .%.;..:..:..;..:..:..>.x..:..H..:..:..:������:..:������.:..:������:������:������:..:������j'  Good Load  First-Class Fir  W. D. Betts, City Heights  Has arranged for the full output of W. H. DAY CO. 'S  'MILL on Ferris Road and is able, to stpply first-class Fir  Wood promptly; at moderate prices. o  THIS WOOD HAF NOT BEEN IN SALT \YAT\1R.  *i  *\  t  *1  -tl  At  (Continued on Page 7)  Phone-. Fairmont789R.ResideriOe: 4515 John Street  CITY HETGHTS P. 0. .-V  'X-M-^H-H-i"'^  ^-j-j^-^-^^^^S-^'^^^**4^'***** THE WESTERN CALL  i'-  ���������*^HMM&*^H������>.H^^****>*������>*J,*X***t  *  -A  *  *  >���������( *  *  *  *  *  - *  ���������A  TORONTO  FURNITURE   SI ORE  3334 Westminster Avenue.  We are receiving daily  New Spring Goods  *  * We aae showing some  t nifty lines in Dressers,  t Buffets,   Dining  Room  % ��������� Sets.  A -      -  .*.        ,7    A complete line of  * Linoleums, Carpet Squares, etc.  X Drop  in and  inspect our goods.  * This is where vou get  a square  * deal.  * M. H. COWAN  ��������� *  ************************<  *  I       FOR FIRST QUALITY       %  ������ ' I  4?>  '*  A  *.  '*  *  *  Flour, Hay and Feed  OF ALL KINDS  GO TO  IBROS  You will receive courteous  treatment. Prompt attention given to all orders.  CASH Grocers  Provision  flerchants  maim sT.UheBEST  * BETWEEN  26th  aad 27th AVES. |  |       PHONE FAIRMONT 15U       f  ���������<%^^*********************4f  VBXSBYTSKXAX  MT. PLEASANT CHURCH  Cor. Ninth Ave. and Quebec St.  ���������Sunday  Services���������Public  worship at  11  mm. and 7:00 p.m.   Sunday School and  Bible Class at 2:30 p.m.  Rev. J. W. Woodside. M.A.. Pastor  170'Nlnth Ave. W.   Tele. B3948.  B&VTXST  MT.  PLEASANT BAPTIST CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. and Quebec St.  8. Everton, B.A.. Pastors  260 13th Ave. E.  Preaching  Services���������11   a.m.    and   7:30  p.m.   SunUav school at 2:30 p.m.  CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. and Laurel St. ���������  ,  v  Services���������Preaching at 11 a.m. and 7:30  p.m.     Sunday   School   at   2:30   p.m.  Rev. P. Clifton Parker, M.A., Pastor  llth Ave; W.  lUSTSoois-r ���������������������������.���������'..  MT. PLEASANT CHURCH  Cor. I Oth Ave. and Ontario  Services���������Preaching  at  11   a.m.   and .at  7 00   P.m.     Sunday   School   and  Bible  Class at 2:30 p.m.  Rev   W. Lashley Hall, B.A.B.D.. Pastor  Parsonage,   123   Eleventh  Ave^ W.nupju  ParsonaRe! 123 11th Ave. W.   Tele. 3624.  Evensong at 7:30 p.m. eacli Sunday.  Trinity Methodic Church, Seventh  Ave. K, between Park Drive and Victoria Drive. Pastor, Kev. A.-M.'Sanford.  B.A.. B.D. Public Worship, Sunday, at  11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sabbath School at  9-4fi a.m. during summer months. Midweek rallv on Wednesday at & p.m.  AK0X*CAK  ST. MICHAELS CHURCH.     ���������  Cor. 9th Ave. and Prince Edward St.  Services���������Morning Prayer at 11 a.m.  Sunday School and Bible Class at 2:30 p. m.  Evening- Prayer at 7:30 p. m.  Holy Communion every Sunday at 8 a.m.  and 1st and 3rd Sundays at 11-00 a. m-  Rev. Q. H. Wilson, Rector  Rectory, Cor.  Sth  Ave.  and Prince Ed-  KATTES PAT SAJWTS  REORGANIZED  ailUKCH  OF CHRIST  1370.10th Avenue, East.  fen-Ices���������Every   Sunday   evening   at   8  O'clock.    Sunday School at 7 o'clock.  I. McMULLEN. Eldkr  niBSVSXBSWT   OBDI*   OT   ODP-  ���������     rSMOWS  MT    PLEASANT   LODGE  NO.   19  M^ets   every   Tuesday   at   8   p.m.   1������  I.O.O.F.   Hall,   Westminster   Ave.,   Mt.  Pleasant.    Sojourning brethren cordially  Invited to attend.  W. F. McKEMZlE. ti. G.. Vil - 10thAve, Fast  J. C. DAVIS. V.-C... 1231 H>mei- Strwt  S.  Sewell, Rec.  Secy.,  481  7th avenue  ���������������st.  .     . '  Our business has  grown from small  beginnings to its  present proportions  wholly on the merit  of our goods.  . Our reputation is  built on honor and  prudence. We buy  the best and thus  please our many  patrons.  WATCHFUL PARENTS  Make Home Attractive to the Children  and Welcome Their Friends  Mothers should realize that it will  not do ' to permit-a ������������������ daughter.... to' go  where she'will at her own discretion,  to seek her associates where she may.  They must know what her amuse-'  ments are, whose company she cultivates, where she spends her leisure.  Mothers, retrace your steps, stand at  her side, , be her age, think her  thoughts, commune with youth, learn  again its lessons, share its blessed  hopes, lead it around the pitfalls by  gentle counsel, "persuasive reason,  says Woman's World.  Do not make it necessary for the  young people to go away from home  for their good times". Make home attractive, their friends welcome, Make  deceit unnecessary. When they go  elsewhere find, out where they spend  the time, with whom they spend it, in  what manner they spend it. Precaution often saves a heartache by-and-by.  Many a brand has been snatched from  the burning by a knowledge that came  in time. Many a mother's heart has  been bowed in shame and sorrow by a  lesson learned too late.  Parents cannot afford to trust too  much, to expect too much, to be indifferent, compiaisant, neglectful.  When the time of payment comes,  their house will be left unto them  desolate.  Is your home a home? Do your  sons and daughters come in to meals  and to sleep, go out at will and no  questions asked, no interest manifested? Do they keep irregular hours?  Are they practically under their own  entire control? It is not easy to see  how any mother can sit at ease, hearing the door close behind son or  daughter going out; for an evening, not  knowing to a certainty how and where  it is to be passed. It is not easy to see  how she can bear td feel them going  away from her into companionship  and among influences of which she is  ignorant; how she can so far forget  her stewardship; how she can quiet  her conscience. No gambler takes  such chances or plays for such high  stakes as the woman who holds a child  iri trust. ���������'-'���������'���������  A case that holds an enormous  power for evil recently came to note,  however. In a nicelyrfurnlshed flat  lived a young couple with their two  small children. *"  But the son and daughter took advantage sometimes of their parents'  absence, and had the wrong kinds of  friends in to amuse them. This, however, was put a stop to by their father  and mother when they learnt the facts.  Soon all was altered, and things went  happily again.  7 Vigilance is necessary on the part  of all parents who want their sons and  daughters to grow up uneontaminated.  Loving care and thought for one's  children must be accompanied by *  firm hand to guide then*:.   '  Children who love to obey their  parents make the best citizens.  X.OTAX, OBANOE Z.OBOE  MT.   PLEASANT   L.   O.   L.   NO  1842  Meets   the  1st   and  3rd   Thursdays  of  each month at 8 p.m. In.the K. of P. Hall.  -All .visiting brethren cordially welcome.  H. Birmingham, W.M.. 477 7th Ave.  Bast. ��������� 77-.  C. M. Howes, Sec, 393 10th Ave.  East.  Branch  WOMAN'S BAKERY  AND CONFECTIONERY  Only the Best kept  R. COUSINS 655 Broadway W.  MACK BROS. Undertakers  Open Day and Night  OFFICE and CHAPEL  1020 GranvilleSt. Pbone Seymor 8282  Cash   Grocers   and  Provision Merchants  NOTE THE ADDRESS  Cor. 26th & Mai  We Live to Serve  Phone: Fairmont 784  -   SUGGESTION FOR FLOWERED  MATERIAL  Just over from Paris is a blouse  made from flowered dimity, in which  lace plays an important role. A yoke  of allover lace is bordered with a  band of insertion, below which are  three deep lace points, front and back.  The cuff on sleeve is a band of lace  insertion topped with two lace points.  The newest feature of this blouse,  however, ls the peplum. which has an  inset band of insertion all around. The  joining to blouse is made under a  girdle of black satin.  . ./-  WHY NOT?  WHITE SERGE COSTUME  Croquet seems to have returned to  favor once more, "Judging by the Interest shown in the game at several  summer resorts, and some very attractive gowns are worn by the younger  girls when playing. The one pictured  above Is a good example, and is mare  from a very lightweight serge, and  employs the fashionable Eton jacket,  with a deep shawl collar and turned  cuffs of white-dotted apple green silk.  The tie and bow in front are of black  ������������������tin.' .- ' '���������'     -   .    ���������.   .     -':.���������������������������-.���������7. -":-   ���������  ���������1  A PLEASANT KITCHEN  Let the little ones get up early during the hot weather���������as early as they  want to���������and have a scamper before  breakfast. The. best part of a summer's day is the early morning; let  the children,enjoy it. They wiil benefit more from an hour in the open  air then than from two later in the  day.  To keep a strong, healthy child in  bed until seven or half-past may be  positive cruelty. A child is like a bird;  the moment he wakes be wants to be  out.  '������������������    ' - - -��������� ���������  ���������  HOME-MADE  SOAP  An excellent way of using up waste  dripping, fat skimmings, etc., is to  make scouring soap of them. The fat  need hot be fresh; but it must be first  melted down and strained. To every  pound of fat allow one pound of red  ash, two ounces of resin, and one gallon of water. Boil from five to six  hours, according to the quantity, stirring frequently during the time. If  it becomes too thick, add more water.  The resin is not added until five minutes before the soap is lifted, and a  handful of salt is added at the same  time.  I&veliness   Should   Not  tie   Banished  From this Much-Used Room  Instead of "pleasant," the word  "pretty" would have been used if  there had been no fear of arousing  the scorn of the housewife who prides  herself on being above ali things  strictly practical.' But as a matter of  fact there is nothing to prevent the  pretty kitellen from being as "practical" as anyone can wish. Indeed, it  Is likely to bs far more convenient  than is the average kitchen, where  everything not considered "good  enough" for other rooms is allowed to  collect.  As the kitchen is the room in which  most housewives 'spend the greater  partof7their-4ime,Jvhy_shou!d=ail-love^  liness be banished from it? Practically considered, it ought to' be among the'  chief rooms to receive careful attention both as to decoration and fur-.  Hisning.  The first consideration, of course.  Is exquisite cleanliness. For this reason a washable paper should he  chosen, and as it is washable there  is no reason for selecting a dark one  on even the brightest morning. A  tile pattern in cream and bright green  is amongst the most suitable, though  cream and scarlet adds notably to  cheeriness of aspect. If the latter is  choseu then oak-grain paint looks  well, and also wears well; .with green  paper, paint to match is more effec  tive. instead of a bluey-white wash  for the ceiling, a cream-tinted one lasts  longer, and is also less suggestive of  out-buildings. Carpet ln the kitchen is  very inadvisable, and a pleasant, not  to say pretty kitchen never contains  oddments of carpets from all parts of  the house. Instead, a substantial  linoleum of quiet pattern and harmonising with the wall-paper should entirely cover the floor, the only matting  allowed being a bright-hued hearthrug, which should be taken up during  cooking operations. The best- ornaments for the kitchen are brightly-  polished pots and pans, and, it may be  added, a neat row of .enamelled canisters duly lettered, containing various  dry goods. Nicely-framed little pictures are so inexpensive nowadays  that there is littie excuse for plastering the kitchen walls with staring  almanacks.  HOW  TO   CURE   HICCOUGHS  * *  There is Only One  t  Semi-Ready  A- 'if  AND WE HAVE IT  No one else can honestly offer  you the genuine Semi-ready  Tailoring- for the makers give  us   the  exclusive  sale  here.  ���������t  A  Semi=Ready Tailoring  THOMAS & McBAIN        519 GRANVILLE ST.  ^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������:~k~x������:~h^  j Willoughby's Cash Grocery  t Cor. llth Ave. and St. Catherines SI. rtioae Falrroam 1321  | FRESH GROCERIES, BUTTER, EGGS. FLOUR, VEGETABLES,  I and FRUITS.  TOBACCO. CIGARS and CIGARETTES.  *   Courteous   Treatment.   Good   Service,   Prompt   Delivery   and  '.',  Reasonable Prices. *  ������������^^:������*>^w^^^+*v4-!-:������***+**������&4' ***-i-*******4>******-i���������;..*.*****  99************************  ***,9*******************9^  1    Plumbing and OasUng  X   Careful Attention Given to mil Work  *  JOBBING A SPECIALTY.  S. S. Montgomery  |    3129 Westminster Rd.,     Phone: Fairmont782*  %*<M-********************** 99*******99*9************i  Phone Fairmont 045     Always in Mt. Pleasan  *J  Jtli X-J 4-J   -fcT     fe  Stand���������Main and Broadway  Phono - Fairmont 945  r>>************************9***********^  ��������� '7 " - '"'  ������������������������*'������������������  i For good values in  > REAL ESTATE AND INVESTMENTS  * Call on  j TRIMBLE  &  NORRIS f  I    ������   Cor. Broadway and Westminster Road X  I t  ***************<>********''.������������������* ****************  ^������|n&i;w|,.|,i;.(t.,j,.iH.>^,^.rf,^!r.,?������<5,.s,.^:.<j,.3i������|H:������<������4   <p.^i������%.*<i>*<i,**.+*+*.+****+*+*++  I THE HOUSE OF WALLPAPER I  I ���������: :  ^  |                        Phone: Fairmont 1243 j  |> ���������  | To make room for our FALL GOODS,   we will  now sell   X  * .   u ���������          our Stock at ���������  I 20 per cent. Discount ������  1 Phone: Fairmont 1243   A. ROSS,    146 Broadway, East ������  * -    -   ' .'.;������������������ *  ****it***,it*A-ii**.l>******^--t"l-V*    *********'i>***,tt************  Children   are   often   troubled  with  hiccough,  as  the  result of eating or  drinking too fast.    If the attack is a-  mild one, it can generally he cured by  giving the  child a lump of sugar to  1 suck, or making him drink slowly half  \ a dozen  sips  of cold  water.    But in  j case of a very bad attack, which will  j not yield to.these simple remdies, the  best thing to do is to wet a sponge  in very cold water and lay it on the  back of the neck,   if a sponge is not  ������.t hand, any cold substance, such as a  k������|y, slipped down the back under the  clothes will generally give relief.  Hiccough should  not be allowed to  continue    without    treatment,    for  it  I ���������ometlmes gives rise to vomiting and  . sickness.  Calls A'nswkred Day ok Night  PHONE Fairmont W98  Wm. Scott   & Co.  Dominion   Undertaking   Parlors  u.^L Spacious Chapel and Reception loon.  Vancouver, B. C.  Funeral Directors and Embalraers.  802 Broadway, W.  s  ClerarViAA PRACTICALHORSESHOER  U^vdr   IVIUll fecial attention given to Lame    ���������;  Hid   and Inerfenng Horses. ^  Between SU^.nd Seventh     PRJNCE      EDWARD     STREET ���������i$*s  |W>.\>i'/> .j^- ���������  THE WESTERN CALL  T *.  1 If You Want |  t  PURE, WHOLESOME I  FOOD  ���������:���������  For your table give us a ring *  ���������j.  FAIRMONT  1367     *  *  :*  *  *  *  '.*���������  *  *  A  t  *  *  Broadway  Table Supply  | 518 BROADWAY, E.  *  1 Our Guaranteei  * *  | Qoes with Every= |  I    thing We Sell   }  * *  .j. ���������  . _ ;     *  {lfirsGood,WeHavelt f  | If WeHavelt,lt'sGoofJ 1  * r ��������� ��������� ���������    f  * f  * ��������� :    *  A , f  ��������� X  Home  Cooked Meats . $  A Specialty.  H.   HARFORD  THE WESTEEN CALL.  Issued every Friday at 240S Westminster Road, one-half block north ol' Broadway.    Phone  Fairmont 1140.  Editor, II. IT. Stevens; Manager, Geo.  A. Odium.  Subscription: ? 1.00 per y������ar, 50 cents  per six months; 25 cents per three  months.  Advertising Tariff: Back page. 50  cents per inch per insertion. Other  pages 25 cents per inch per insertion.  Contract rates on application. Lodge  and church cards  ?10.0 per year.  Changes of ads. must he in by Tuesday evening each week to insure insertion  in  following issue.  GLEANINGS  that he allow their worker to visit  Vancouver and tell us of the work  being done under the Municipal Department of Public Safety by this  lady, Mrs. Lola G. Baldwin. The following most courteous reply was received from Portland's Mayor:  "In response to your letter of Aug-  Ward   IV.     Conservatives       should  note  that  the   polling   place   for  the  coming election is 930 Pender street -"st 17th, in relation to the movement  east and not the City Hall.        -..- y ifor.  the.,protection    or    young   girls   __: I which your city is considering, I beg  Mrs. N. G. Cull of 1745 first avenue:to say that I am thoroughly in sym-  east has returned from her summer jpathy with such work and will gladly  home at Ocean Park. Mrs. Cecil Irender whatever services I can to  and her two children Edna and Simp-!helP such a noble canse- ! am ot" the  son have spent the last three months! opinion that the Coast cities might  at their seaside camp.  WANTED  Young lady graduate of the R. A. of  M. desires a few pupils. 'Pianoforte.'  Terms reasonable. Apply 8424 Quebec  Street.  Notices   of    births,   deaths   and  i-iages  inserted  free of charge.  mar-  co-operate in this line, Und with that  end   in   view   I   have   informed   Mrs.  Baldwin, who has charge of the work  here, that she is at liberty to accept  the invitation to address your organ-  Mrs.   Aiton  and  the  Misses   Aiton'Nation, and  would  suggest that/you-  who have been visiting Mrs. Carr of communicate   with   her   in   whatever  Grandview this summer have left for arrangements you make for her visit."  Construction is rapidly progressing  on the steel bridge on Park Drive.  -������������������ *  i  ! their home at Hartland, N. B.  %  *\  ***************tt^********  HURRAH  Its School Time Again  We have a complete  range of Boys'Jerseys  Pants and School requisites.  Girls' Sailor Suits and  Overall Pinafores.  It will pay you to see  what we have.  R. MOORE  2211   BRIDGE   ST.  Phone:  Fairmont 373  (Signed.) A. G. Rushlight, Mayor.  Mrs. Baldwin will be in Vancouver  The Manitoba Hardware Co. 1714-16 September 17th, 1'Sth and 19th to ad-  Park Drive, is selling ranges at ^ress the following meetings:  \%! prices that please and astonish buy  T i ers.  A   mass   meeting   in   Central   City  Mission auditorium, 233 Abbott street,  at 4 o'clock on Sunday afternoon next,  Joss will take up Sel>t-   17th-      Acting  Mayor  Ramsay  Grandview   on W>H occupy the chair.    Mrs. Baldwin  will   speak   on   protective   work   for  girls.  Mr.  and  Mrs.    D.    B.    Dunn,  the     On  Monday evening, Sept. 18th At  Misses Edith and-Lillian and- Master ,������ o'clock, in Mount Pleasant Presby-  WANTED  Tidy woman to.do washing and'help  with housework one day of the week.  Call mornings.  Suite 4, Dudley block, 2336 Westminster road. s15  THE FIRST SPIRITUALIST SOCIETY  ODD FELLOWS' HALL  Cor. Hamilton and Pender Sts.   ' *  Lyceum, Sunday morning at 11 o'clock.  Evening services 7:30.  ������������������ ��������� Speaker on Sunday, September 17th.  K. H. Kneedhaw.  SPIRITUALISM  A SPIRITUAL meeting will be held  every Thursday evening at 8 o'clock.  Classes for enquirers can be arranged  tor.. Mrs. Clarke,  Teacher,  06 Inman Avenue, Central Park.  | MILLINERY OPENING I  * ^ss^  %  t  SEPTEMBER 15 AND 16  A Cordial Invitation to All   .  Mr. and  Mrs. A  their, residence     In  Twenty-Grst avenue.  Garnet Dunn of Winnipeg have been  the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Cruik-  shanks 1618 Harris  street for a few  terian Church, corner of 10th ave. and  Quebec street, Mrs. Baldwin will  speak on her interesting wTork in Port-  *  *  days.   They will return'home the lat- land,  ter end of this week.  VOTE FOR STEVENS  J   NOW  I WHitnery Display  **************************  NOW  ��������� ���������  MISS -ti. MARSHALL  2305 MAIN STftEET  Places for immediate examination a  Large stock of MILLINERY and ladies'  misses' and children's WEAR. Quality  the best and prices reasonable.  Mr. A. Stabler will take the  chair. The Mission orchestra will  play at both these gatherings. ���������  The Buffalo grocery continues to On Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 19th,  keep multitudes coming to the corner 'from 3 to. 5 r. m., a reception for the  of 14th avenue* and Park Drive for .ladies of the city will be held on Cen-  <*r6ceries. \ trail   City   Mission   roof  garden.     At  -   I this meeting Mrs. McNaughton, Pres-  Mr. and Mrs-T. Smith of 1742 Wil- Went of the local Council of Women,  Ham   street    have    gone   on   a. two;will  preside  and   Mrs.  Baldwin   will  months trip to Ontario and the States.! address the ladies on Protective and  /"  j Rescue work for girls.   Light refresh-  Mr.  J.  Postlethwaitehas  returned ments will  be served,  from a trip to his home in England. 1    A   large   attendance   is. hoped   for  Mr. ��������� Postlethwaite    has    been    away . from these important gatherings,  about four months and on returning'    Rememfier the place!    Central City  to  Vancouver  brought  his   daughter Mission,  233    Abbott    street;  Mount  Kathleen with him.  Mr. Ernest Dodd is visiting his sister'at 1962- Gravely street. He intends returning to Alberta where he  has been employed lately.  The Royal .Pharmacy, corner 3rd  avenue and Park Drive draws custom by force of their merit. Their  goods sell.  Pleasant Presbyterian Church, corner  of 10th ave. and Quebec.  The BituliUiic paving work on Vehr  ables street is progressing! The workmen have commenced laying concrete preparatory to paving.  THAT "BLOOMIN'" BROAD RIMMED  ;'   HAT."-  I went to church on Sunday night  To hear what the preacher would say  But my hearing was spoiled and so  was my sight  By a hat that was in the way.  The hatvwas black and broad and tall  And,oyer a^ very large "rat"7..  Tt nearly covered the. laxly "all"  This "Bloomin" broad rimmed hat.  ? MI^  CI TPI P    2636 MA,N str. j:  ?   IT1IOO    WUKtC,    VANCOUVER - B  Ct  *   ' *        t  .���������.^M.J..X"**4*������������X"*"*"*"M������������'>*.*"*..W'  ���������>*****' ���������x-**������x--x-**-X"X-*'X"X^"X~x-  ������. The Hard Nut !n Crack  Where CanTGeTthe  Best Values for My  Money?  If you would be convinced just  ask those who have invested their  money ina  I Joy Malleable Range  They will tell you that they give the best value because:  First. The Joyihas braced corners.  Second    The Joy has a pin waterfront.  Third. The Joy has a quarter-inch asbestos lining.  Fourth.   The Jo.v has a large, roomy oven.  Fifth. The Joy is a fuel saver.  Sixth. The Joy has heaviest fire linings for coal or      r  wood.  ','A  *  .������;  coPvrusHr.  The lady was in front of me  Two seats from where I sat,  Park Drive does not'But  l  alniost  forgot  t'was  the   Sab-  boys    but   does I bath udeei..  R.  Gill,  1904  *;keep cigarettes for  ������{���������'< keep  good  baked  goods,  confections ppr looking at the lady's hat.  X ! and groceries.   This is a sure winner. -  :'   ������������������-    ��������� ;I tried and tried and tried'again  Mr.    Charles    Richards    of Water'To see the Preacher's face  down,   Ontario,    has    been    visiting But every time I_looked in vain  rHONE: 2305 FAIRMONT  .X~X~X~X~>*X'*X������,""'">r'"!"X'  wmiit. u. c  .���������������������������..���������������������������.  5115  j.   {^..x*>>->^^^'^>X^<.**X'*!,*'*^<XM!'*^<!>,X**������*  ~*y9~9*99*9******4^**********^*******^  4|  Q. E. McBride  & CO/VIPANY  Headquarters for al! kinds of Hardware  friends in Grandview at 1637 Victoria Fo/ tlle hat filled every space.  Drive.     Before   Mr.   Richards   starts I wished the preacher would stop and  back  to  Ontario  he  intends  visiting say  Victoria and the Royal City.  Please ladies "remove your hats"  But  fashion  claims  on  the   Sabbath  _^..y.7day  7_,7_.5  ^On-September-Sth^a^retty^iedding    took  place when Miss Lulu Wallace Heads that are full of "rats"  was united in marriage to Mr. John  These are fixed so nice and prim  With "rats" and everything "pat"  Agents  for  Muir by Rev. E. G. Robb, M. A.   The  Wedding took place at the residence ^ Qver aU ag ug.y ag gin  of  the  bride's   brother-in-law,- Dr.   A Ig &���������Bloomib��������� blg rimmed hat,  W.  Bagnall, third avenue ,east.    Af-1  ter the bridal supper the young cou- The ladies surely wear these hats  pie left for a two weeks honeymoon.    |To attract the young men's attention   '        iThe men look on and say "ah rats"0  CENTRAL CITY  MISSION  AND ITS ���������8- is the Devi1'8 own Mention.  % 751 Gronville Street Phone Seymour 3025  ?  L Next Door to H.C.C.R. Of flee , *  .^^������x^>H"i"H-t<,J*������!"t-j~:'*':-X";*':~x~? ���������<~><^v'':,<~><������4X~x������;'<~x������i"X,������M������*4j4+  '^^^^M''^'^'^'I''^'^^^'^'t''^^'���������'^<H^������������������������������������HMH, *******************.z~z^****  ���������    1  wi     ������������������������������������������������������������������������     m. ���������������������������������������������������������������  | 3653  MAIN   ST., Cor, nth Ave. I  Prescriptions a Specialty, by Registered Men  McCONKEY'S CANDIES IN FULL  ASSORTMENT ALWAYS  FRESH  WORK.  Gurney-Oxford Ranges  <<Chancellor,,, ^Quick Meal"  and '' Golden Nugget''  STOVES, the most modern  J This Company has both Single and Double Wagons  t for Prompt Delivery���������made necessary by the rapid  % extension of their business.  Very many of the citizens of Van  couver are not aware of the splendid Without  jwork  that Central  City  Mission, 233  i Abbott Street, is'doing for men.    In  .the  commodious  seven   storey   struc-  i'ture opened  in  May  last  about  two  j'hundred   and   twenty-five    men     find  | lodging.     Hundreds     of     men   each  j month are benefited by the free em-  | ploym^nt bureau.    A savings bank ls  very much used by the men, also the  free reading room.    Live Gospel services'are held in the auditorium every  night.   "Many men are helped.to better  living;  and  helping hand in  time of  need has enabled many a young man  ito get on his feet, as it were.   Many a  itime  the  command    to    clothe    the  naked, feed the hungry and care for  the sick is obeyed as cases require.  !    The Women's Board of the Mission  also  doing an  interesting  work.  If wee mousie gets near a lady's toe  She scampers away in fear  But fashion says she must not go  ats" done up in her hair  ; are  'Mother's meetings are held every Fri-  Xo wonder that people don't go to  church      ���������' ' -  To worship and all to that  For what good caii they get from sitting behind  A "Bloomin" broad rimmed hat.  When Christians follow the fashions  all  In "skirts" and "waists"; atod "rats"  Remember that Satan will surely call  For   the   wearers   of   broad   rimmed  hats.  PHONE:   Fairmont   514I  G. R. Darling, Prop. J  ������X"X"X"X"X-'X"X"XvX"X������**:X������>  ****************^*********  L. O. L.  The regular fortnightly meeting  of L. O. L. 1842 was held in K. of P;  Hail, Mt. Pleasant. \V. M. Bro. H.  Birmingham pwas in the chair. Three  new members were initiated, three  applications were Teceived for mem-  day afternoon, homes are visited, sick heirship and a great deal of other im  Cor.  Main Str. and 16th Ave.!  PHONE: Fairmont 820L f  and needy ones are helped and employment isk foiind for numbers of  young and older women, n Much cast-  off clothing is handled each Fiiday after   the   meeting   for   the   benefit   of  portant business dealt with.  This lodge intends to make this  year a banner year having already added thirty new members to their roll  and   hopes   to   add "at  least   twenty  many struggling people, fo whom  it more  Branch Store:  Corner Fraser and Miles Avenues  Phone: Fairmont 1I67L  is a real boon.  This Board of Women has decided  to undertake a new work for which  there is most urgent need, viz. A  HOme for Girls. This Board of earnest Christian women, on learning of  the wonderful rescue and protective  work for girls being done in Portland,  Ore., by the lady civic officer of that  &&*****************&**&**  **************^i^********** city,   wrote  Mayor  Rushlight  asking  Members of sisters lodges will receive a  hearty  welcome.  Vancouver, Sept. 8/1911*  Westminster Road and 15th Avenue  Groceries of Quality  At Incredibly Low Prices  Millinery opening this week at Mrs.  Whitesides',     164 0  Broadway,    east.  Ladies are cordially invited to call and J  inspect the stock, which includes many j  up-'to-dste New York patterns. j  Butter, Eggs, Ham, Bacon, Flour,  PLOLTRY SUPPLIES  Phone  Fairmont 777  Branch Store: 26th Ave. & Fraser Ave.  ^-j-?^>^X^^K-:������*4^^4^4^^^-H** THE WESTERN CALL  1%  r-i  aJWffit'wwTO  y  Do not forget to provide.a Refreshing Drink.        We would suggest 2  GRAPE JUICE,   LIME JUICE,   PERSIAN SHERBET and LEMONADE POWDER     12  A CAMERA will add to the day's pleasure.     When you get home again you      7/.3S  will probably need a good Cold Cream.   Let us supply all your Drug Store wants =5  Npte-PHYSICIANS' PRESCRIPTIONS OUR FIRST CONSIDERATION   ^  I store 2-5-4 Scott Street I  I'  f PROF. CO WA N ]  1              EXPERT TEACHER of Violin, Man- 1  dolin, Guitar, Banjo, Authoharp and |  j              Zither.          Twenty Private lessons 1  I              $7.00.         No class lessons.       .... I  1*              Musicians supplies of every descrip- I  tion. I  I COWAN'S UP-TO-DATE MUSIC STORE  J 2315 Westminster Avenue near 7th I  X*%ym4wmm**mmmmmim*^^  *^*^*****^****************  ***************&**********  '���������������������������'"��������� %  *  *  *  *  ���������o  *  H1U.CREST P. 0. BOX 15  PHONE: Fairmont 804  YOUNG & YOUNG  PLUMBING and STEAMFITTING; HOT WATER  HEATING and STOVE CONNECTIONS;  GENERAL REPAIRS.  First-class work guaranteed.   .  Estimates Given COR. 2N and WESTMINSTER AVE ^  9***t******************4'** ���������***************&*********+  V-  PRIMITIVE HAN  . ���������'.   (Continued from; Pafle 3)  saeniftflces to ancestors/ local and ^na  tive gods, which, extolling the' worship of the creature over that of the  Creator, caiwed mankind to become so  steeped in sin, that nearly the whole  race was destroyed by the over-whelm-  ing waters, came the worship of a  Supreme Being, of which all these  were a fearful type, a slow feeling  afer. These are a few of the steps  of advance, in numberless gradations,  by which the highest races have made  all things their ministering servants.  Finally, if you ask how is it that  the earth has gone from torrid to semi-  tropical heat, then to ages of ice and  show, and; now again emerges into  what we may describe as perpetual  spring, 1 'wtepld refer you to the most.  ! recent discovery of  Science, namely.7  that we are moving in the Afctunan  Orb, that our sun, which is but a spot  compared with the sun Arcturus, men-  tionefl in the Book of Job xxxv'rii., 32,  which is a thousand times hotter, is  itseSf attracted by that giant orb, and  that we are now in what is known as  the Arcturian Spring, a period similar  in length of time to rue Arcturian  Whiter, which embraced the Glacial  Periods; and that, when in the uncertain ages to come, the son and  earth reach the middle of the ATctu-  rian Summer, the heat will be so intense, as to carry out the Scriptural  prediction of the ultimate fate of our  globe, namely, that it -will W de-  "Btroyed by flre.  -..'.''-,  MATTHEW KENNEDY  Former Liberal Candidate, on Conservative Platform���������Head of Big Industry���������Work of  Three Generations of a Fine Old Fam-  y _ ily Threatened and He Is  ^^   -: Fighting Back.  .'"If anyone had ever told -me'-three years ago  that Matthew Kennedy'of the Wm.  Kennedy &7  Sons Company.; Limited.- would ever in the course;  of his natural live vote against Liberal Govern-  .ment I could not have believed him., 'Tt was too  remote a possibility to be considered."���������Remark  of a friend of the former Liberal candidate in  North Grey.  -''.'-..''.-:.':.. .'.  MeaforcJ. Ont., Sept.  1 ���������At a big meeting in ���������  Meaford last--night, Matthew Kennedy, head of.7  the  great establishment of William  Kennedy, &.  Sons, of Owen Sound, condemned the agreement  and ann'ounced that he will vote against the Government on the 2,1st.   Sir. Kennedy was also the  Liberal candidate in the by-election of 190,3:-The  splendid  new-hall'was filled to the doors.    The;  chair was taken bv Dr. Clark.    On tin; platform  was W. S. Middlebro, MP., T. I. Thomson, ex-  M. I\ P.. Matthew Kennedy, ex-mayor of Owen  Sound; Mr. Sutherland, president of the Liberal-  Conservative Association. ���������  Mr. T. I. Thomson opened the meeting, making  particular mention of the statement of Lloyd Harris, the Liberal member foi* Brantford, that if the  reciprocity resolutions had been submitted to the  Liberals in committee before it was introduced  info the Ilqnse, that 9ft per cent, of the Liberal  members woVdd have voted against it.   He called  rhimself a National Policy ��������� Liberal-Conservative,  and declared that thousands of Liberals -were  supporting the Conservative candidates in this  election.  ���������  A Liberal's Statement. 7  Mr. Matthew Kennedy, on coming forward--to  speak, was received with great/cheering, lie commenced by reading a resolution he had prepared  against the reciprocity pact for the Owen Sound-  BoarS of .Trade, and which was carried in spite of  the efforts of certain Liberals to defeat it. He also  rea;<!l -a letter from Ottawa, telling him'he was mistaken in his view, of the reciprocity hill before  the House.   He also read his.'reply to this letter.  Re declared himself a life long Liberal and all  liis family, but the time has arrived when the  -'labor of a life time was in danger. He had been  told the Liberal/candidate had said at Kilsythe  IJk-at this was only the /thin edge ofthe wedge aiut  ���������iSiat he -would d������ all in liis power to d"rive it home.  "Gentlemen," be said, "the establishment of  William Kennedy.& Sons is the work of three generations, and rather than see the labor of three  generations wiped out, L am prepared to do what  I can to wipe'out tlie Liberal party on this qa������ss-  t'ioh.'".. "\ (Great clieering:)  The Candidate.  Mr, W.S. Middlebro was received with gresii.  enthusiasm and spoke for nearly two hours on Urn-  'reciprocity question and was cheered throughc������iX-  Meaford  will give a good  majority against tfeo  pact.    -v   V  ATTACKING GREAT BRITAIN.  Let every  British  subject notice this-esrtraoar-  .i^iiiary sentence, capitals and all from, an ftttit'jc&l  Liberal p'ani'phlet,  7 "In tine, as too often. Canada paid for the-mis���������  /takes of England. And it is still for love of"Kiig,-i-  land that the Tories���������and even Mr. Monk at Three ���������  Rivers���������asked our fanners to deprive "themsefvo*:..  of. the advantages of trading with the United'.  States. It is tinie Canadians looked alter thctu.-  selves."  Then comes a recital of the various attempts to*  secure   reciprocity   in   tho   past.     Even   iu   1894P-  Canadian ministers had been turned away from  Washington. .  "Then Sir Wilfrid Laurier. for diplomatic reasons, pretended to renounce the project, and evtaa  ���������declare -that, he-would  abandon  it."    Now tkc-  '.Americans had taken the initiative.  LET CANADA GROW  The Quaker Oats Company, which has its Ontario plant at Peterborough, has intended to er**fc  a large plant at Winnipeg or some other point in  the Canadian-'West. If reciprocity is adopted tlk^  company will escape the expense of building:*?  mill west of the lakes. It will supply the We.slen*  Canadian-market with cereals made at its. Uuii&tci  States plants.":  SENATOR   JAMES  McMTJELEN.  Senator .TamesMcMullcn, who fought and wots-  a valiant battle in the Liberal interests throusfe.  four general elections in  North Wellington, fcass  decided to part company witli'vthc���������Government cms  the.  reciprocity  issue.    The   announcement  thafl.  such an influential/and respected Liberal lUsstftr  takes Mr. Borden's view of the trade agrcemenS  has caused'a flurry in the Liberal"-camp'of North'1  Well iugton,   a nd"  will" have   a':; wide.'"-:, influent*? ���������  throughout the Donrihion. , The'Senator sent **  message to Sir "'���������James Whithey,who spoke mn  Wednesday' night'atMount Forest, that, although  unable to be present he eudorsed^the speaker's ������t-  -titilde 'towards reciprocity arid wished his came  ���������eyery success.k 7- "���������"���������',-/':  4M^*4^-H^^H*H������^->^-H-*H^^^ ������������H'i'������H'*������������������H''N^<^^ III1M1I-  ^  Ft  ft  j*  CONSERVATIVE  -.  ....HIS  POLIGY....  Canadian Raw   Materials for  Canadian  Industries.  Canadian Wheat for Canadian Mills.  Canadian Markets for Canadian Produce.  Canadian  Exports   Through   Canadian  Ports.  Canada for Canadians  ONE   KING,   ONE FLAG,   ONE   EMPIRE  ^  L_x~:~h-k~h~:-k~^^^  ������������������������  ~*  *  *  *:���������  *i  *-������������������  ���������"    ���������&���������  ���������*T  ������������������������  ���������if-  ~yfl  '   A A -���������������  ' "'Zll  ������������������^41  7'^^f  ~4f*t^~������>~n**4>~mi*Ar^Af*f+Af~A>*A^  ***.Z-*********<^-**A^^^^ T|_ip  WFSTFRN r.Al!  PRIMITIVE MAN  {By Rev. Owen Bulkeley)  PART III  At this point we may pause to ask  r^feit .Sight the contents of his burial  r.:s&������3������s -.throw . upon Neolithic man's  !.��������� Eufeas, about the spirit world. In ex-  ; sf-tniJning British tumuli, Canon Green-  - ^ssell frequently found holes below the  '/.���������zsaSaral surface, inside the barrow or  -���������feHEnnli;   the probability is that these  ��������� were Teceptacles for food ov drinlc  < for the use of the dead; and many  '* SJsathen   nations  of  the   present day,  ��������� 'Safe isimilar practices. The bones  ' &Mei\ ~ found near Neolithic barrows  -evidence the great antiquity of.the  -^cRwsiom of feasting at the grave, as a  ������Kjmgensal act between the dead and  the living, aud the numerous cloven  fifeoUs and other human remains point  <fe������ ������he sacrifice of atendants and the  sstKiT-^acj-iflfice of wives, to wait on the  <s?sjia:rted spirit. Thus we see history  'arot repeats itself, and the Neolithic  ���������ISttUr were "feeling after God, if haply  ���������������kt*& -might find Him." It is not gen-  -.sscally Ucriown that the misnamed  E*niiffls Circles, Giant's Graves7; Odin's  'x3iixvm, are a special feature of Neo-  CatxHc "times, and may be reduced to  tfcrc* classes: (1) Single upright  atones; (2) Dolmens (three or four  upright stones, on which another is  placed); and (3) Cromlechs (circles  e������. -afcnaes, enclosing tumuli, or standing: koy themselves, such as Stone-  %enge). Here ancient and modem  meet, the annointing of the sacred  art������ne at Bethel is paralled by what  tnri&Tftace "in these pre-historic times,  raaM which is still done by the Society  TsSander. The barbaric mind believed  "Gig stones to be the parents of little!  -ssbemes, and gradually traced human  cfiesrent from trees, and then from ani.  scats, such being the "totems" or clan  imaufks of successive tribes, which  t&ewws a vivid light on present-day  faffam life, and many rough representations of tree, grass, fifish and  animal gods aTe hi existence. The  fnuttafic -mind   surely  still  exists  in  subject.  Weaving, plaiting, and rough pottery  y ���������  all in their earliest styles belong to  this period.  The beginning of Lake Dwellings,  around some of the remaining piles of  which stone, bronze and also iron  articles, occur together, show that settlements founded in the Late Neolithic Age passed without apparent  break to'the'Metal Ages. It is how  believed that the same race passed  from the Stone to the Metal Ages,  and that all legends to the contrary  of an invasion of a superior race  armed with bronze weapons are Ayith-  out warranty. It ,is more according  to God's working that- "man should  pass from strength to ��������� strength."  What we call the Aryan mother-tongue  was common to all the races throughout the world, and 'had been formed  in long ages, from incoherent sounds,  which gradually assumed a meaning  understandable by all. In a paper  such as this the material must perforce be very scrappy, but in a limited  tome one can only give bare outlines  of facts. Suffice to say, that by the  discovery of the use of metals, we  see the Hand of God gradually weaning man from his ( degradation, and  restoring to him those attributes of  reason and understanding which at  first resided,in the noblest of all Creation, "made in the image of God."  .1 now propose to touch briefly on  the Age of Metals. We are now well  out of the Glacial Periods, which we  look back upon with horror and sorrow, as witnessing the Degradation  of Man after the Fall, and welcome  now his rise again to his proper position in the Order of Creation.  Following the art of lire, the two  chief agents in man's progress have  been the discovery of metals and the  power of steam. The revolution  wrought by metals is the greatest that  the world will ever see. No wonder  there gathered many a myth and  legend around them, which ascribes  them to the gods; but side by side  with Vulcan, Hepoestus, and Wieland,  we have the Bible testimony to the  immortal   Tubal   Cain,  the   wondrous  tatarae, Who hi these enlightened times,  ^niiakvor to trace man's descent from smith, who we read "was the instruct-  tflfce lowest forms of life. But I must or of every artiflficer, or the forger  Wtt further  pursue    this  interesting of every cutting instrument in brass  jand  iron,"  thus locating the Age  of  Metals as well before the floods that  I . A     ���������  subsequently  overwhelmed     the   uni-  i  i verse.    Metals were supposed to have  a living organization, and to originate  ��������� from  sprouts,   probably  because  bog-  iron ore, which has a spongy texture,  assumes   tree-like     forms,     and   this  I would be the original metal dealt with |  ' by men who lived in these Ages,    tl  ! has  been  much    discussed    whether  river  gold  or  copper    was  the   first  metal known to the primitive Aryans,  .but although the  former might have  attracted attention; the more frequent  'outcrop of copper where early settle-  jments occur, point to it as the primi-  tice metal, and its use as copper pure  and  simple long preceded  its use as  I a  compound  in  the  forms of  bronze.  They would first regard it as a peculiarly heavy stone, yielding to a blow,  instead of breaking, in fact, a malleable stone;  yet although the fires on  their  altars  melted   their   copper  im-  j plements,   they   don't   seem   to   have  had  any idea of smelting the metal,  j but used it simply as stone.   This was  another intermediate stage in the advance of man's reason;  but when its  ] real utility by mixing it with tin. zinc,  j lead, or indeed silver was discovered,  .it would be hard indeed to state.  I    Phoenicia seems to be the first locality where bronze was used;  where  they got their tin from we know 'well,  mostly from Corn wail, England  (Her-  j odotus, who wrote B. C. 484, speaks of  ; the British Islands under the name of  j.Cassiterides, or the Tin Islands), but  not so their copper, which, perhaps,  came from the Ural mountains.   There  were thfee methods of casting bronze  implements, pouring the molten metal  into a stone or clay mould, or Into a  double mould, or finally into a solid  mould, and  perfect casts pf the victims pf Pompeii have  been obtained  by similar means.   Single moulds are  by no means uncommon, and objects  roughly ornamented evidence no mean  advance in art.  The hatchet or axe. known as the  celt, is the most abundant type, and  was used bot*./ as a tool and a. weapon. The flat celts are the earliest,'  approaching in character to the stone  hatchet, and then came the flanged or  ribbed kind, lastly the winged, with  flanges forming a socket, and the socketed kind. In the sixteenth century,  spear-heads, celts, and bronze swords  (this is the "brass" of the Old Testament) were unearthed at St.  Michael's Mount, while all kinds of  other weapons, implements, as well  as buttons, ear-rings, bracelets, hairpins, brooches, etc., have been lire  qiiently found. The value of these  relics, principally discovered in the  Swiss lake dwellings (similar to those  used by the Malays), as contributions  to our knowledge of the Bronze-using  Period is especially evident. And regarding religious practices, the highly ornamented bracelets in the lake  bottoms, were probably offerings to  the water spirits, and to the present  day tbe Melanesians worship the terrible sea-ghosts; and the ancient Babylonians, when bathing their sick in  "that ancient river the Euphrates,"  besought the river god to carry away  their diseases; all which modernity  repeats in the extraordinary pilgrimages to the Ganges. cBarbaric lustrations re-appear with a religious meaning, when the leprous Naamau was  cleansed in theyordan, and the sick  waited for the spirit-troubling of the  Bethesdan water. St. Winifred's.well  and similar water cures are too well  known v to need recapitulation. Oh,  what superstitions have caused ghastly ordeals, vain tests, and cursings  and wishings everywhere in connection with water, what portents, what  omens have been drawn from its appearance; the" subject is so charged  with the primitive ideas, of man concerning his relation to everything  around'him, that it tempts one to linger over it; why, the very covers of  our fonts were once under .lock and  key, lest the baptismal water should  be carried away for magical rites,  though Christ had himself purified  water from superstitious use, by the  institution  of  Christian  Baptism.  Other curiously shaped and carved  stones point to other -phases of native worship. All religion has one underlying idea, viz.:��������� worship; we  may call it iii the language of chemistry 'allotropie,' that is to say, that  as the diamond and charcoal are lif-  ferent combinations of the atoms of  the same substance, so religions are  similar in essence,  but vary in the  mixture.  In the Bronze Age, cremation of the  dead was always adopted in order to  effectually dispose of the ghost/and  t$> their belief this seemed more certain than burial w.i,th ponderous  weights on the body, and a ring-fence  surrounding. However, the old conception of the timl> as a home bf the  dead never died out, and numbers of  so-called "house-urns" have been discovered as receptacles of the funereal  pyre ashes. Wholesome and sanitary  as was this practice, it has prevented  the preservation of articles throwing  light.'on the dress and habits of the  people. Silver was preferred to gold,  being much commoner, and more convenient for bartering. Lead was  known before iron, as deposits have  been discovered with bronze findings;  and for a long time the term brouze  or copper was applied to iron, and  most words for iron are derived from  the Latin aes equals copper. It is supposed ��������� that the first iron ever known  was obtained from oerolites, the Coptic name for iron, meaning "the stone  from heaven." Iron was smelted on  the shores of the  Black Sea in  the  time of Homer (about B.C. 850); how  much earlier���������if at all���������in Asia is unknown. ���������'..-';..  With the appearance of iron* tools  and weapons the story of Primitive  Man is ended. In the Age of Iron  there is no place for spirits���������good/bad  or indifferent. In what I have said  we see that although man's early history is strewn with rude tools and  weapons, civilization retains /in no  small degree his primitive ideas about  his surroundings.  There are vast ages which separate  the chippers of flint from the highest''  types living; we are, as far as'.we..-  choose to take advantage of our civilization, the results of his slow .progress. 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CLARK  Wholesale and Retail  Hay, Grain  and  I   Feed  1 Poultry Food a Specialty  *    ������������������ - ���������    ' ��������� ' ���������  A ���������   ������������������������������������ ��������� ;   I 1547 Main Street  j VANCOUVER, B.C.   auded rue jug to his exhausted companion.  "Here, cap'n,", he said, cheerfully.  'Take a couple of. mouthfuls of this,  t'll warm the cockles of your heart.  in' the sooner you shin up the ladder and get them;; soaked rags off you  the better.     Can you manage?    It's a   ...   ,     .,....-,  -lear thing for the kid, if not too late, I1**1?.. I'^gmg by the way she, is yell  aow."  : 'j  Bra  He did not wish   to collapse utterly,  and the soft breeze,    rendered chilly  by his wet gasments, had revi?e1'iiim  somewhat. |     meang.  She  Brand explained matters, and hinted  44f ������^i,      *������������������������������������������ ti -     t    ~-i-   ���������-���������   i "~^pi,o7rf'.'v.nV,^"������-rv*^f n...*f7Vi"'u "Trtn       "1 don't know how she lived  ���������Look out there, Jim.    I jim lower-'      That & your way of puttin   it,   Jim   . =kelf*nn '��������� h* wit.  ing an ax." -' was forced to say.    "You knew quite.      5.    i .. ?0f���������������"'m���������t*tfl.  The weapon was dulv delivered.        well that there might be a shark in        ifu twl^"'"  ���������������'     "  "What's the ax for, cap'n?" was the her wake, or you wouldn't have takei*."^ "l,s   "eo - ,     , ,  natural query ' L     '   the knife.      An' now you won't have it.?h^;7^fnatare are wonder-  "I' want to  chop out   that   shark's a word said about it.   At the bombard-  tul,-admitted ,the doctor.    Sometimes  teeth.'   They wil! serve as menSoes ment  of  Alexandria,  a   messmate   ot  ^^^^-^^^^^  for the girl .if, she grows up, which is mine got the V. C. for :less."7 S(Sott?Mi^M  "The real point is, Jim, that we.have, ine cutting ot a linger.   At others  you  ing at.Tones" not yet discovered what ship this boat': can fimg him headlong from the Alps  "Wnt's    1    "n ri ���������  '    r->" tvi    belongs to ���������" and-he will merely suffer a bruise-or  Brand needed-no    second, bidding. !'shaJ; deihind 7   '    ^        7 "No" in''what's more, we won't, find! two-   -'.'Qf-xourse.-; this infant has an  SaSd " ^ " eVld6ntly<1Ulte;d0IU-y"'lsfthere nothing left to help us?"  -[-��������� you hive done ri^t si .fan     1  ..-���������������������������������������������������".th".   means   ������r Mis.  ^  The  resourcefuysailor did   oot at-, thumb,' you're right, cap'n. ,They tell'    The sailor produced the brooch ..from ���������.^"{1^���������i^0^:tj1>*o^������������������  tempt the  foolish process of pouring   me that when he's ashore- ������is waistcoat pocket.     It was of the,""1 ca-.iajio���������������.���������*;���������;--���������������-.-.-.  even the smallest quantity of milk in-1 "Jim the first time I met vou vou 'feafety-pin order, but made of gold and ' .y^55 manage.G .so well thct t,\e  to the baby's mouth. He produced a!'were wheeling a pemmbulator Now, ornamented with small emeramV set chUds garments were dry andI aired  handkerchief,  steeped a  twisted   cor-   load the skip and I will haul in." as & four-leafed shamrock  They worked in silence a few min-  Piano Tuning  Expert R^epair Work.  Factory Experience  Best References  W.J. GOARD.  2631 2ml Avonuo,  Wo%t  Leave your orders at the Western Call  ,..."���������; ���������' 1^ it is   :'        .-. y*  Rrsst-Class  SHOEMAK-  ING arid SHOE REPAIR-  . .   ING  yon want, go to  PETERS & CO.  2611 Westminster Ave.:.  (Near Broadway) k  : We guarantee our wore to be as good  as any in the city.  ner in the milk, and placed it between  the parched, salt-blackened lips.  This rough expedient .'for. a feeding-  bottle served admirably. The child's  eagerness to gulp in the life-giving  fliiid was only matched by the tender  care of the sailor in his efforts to appease its-ravenous hunger.  He was so intent on this urgent  task for a little while he paid ho heed  to Brand. Jones, forty feet overhead, took the keenest Interest ln the  baby's nurture.  "Mind you don't let it Buck the  handkerchief into its little throat," he  cried. "Not too much, Jim. It's on'y  a young 'on. 'Half milk, half water,  an' a }}>mp ������.f suSar>' mX missus says.  ~        '  However  lites.      Brand  descended/and  a few  "Is the maker's name on the' sail?"  '"No.      I fancy that this craft was  Pore  little dear!       However    did  it' torPedo."  come to live,   when, that  man  must i    *'^e'?  ha' been dead  for days?   Now, Jim,' other>>������  S'pose !  well-placed cuts relieved the man-eat- Hgged on board ship for harbor cruiser of the serrated rows used to such.M1'-" , .7  serious purpose'in life that he had at-'b  Brand passed-a hand wearily across  tained.a length of nearly twelve feet.7hia forehead.           -."'"' . ..'  Set double in the lower jaw and "sin-1- '   1 wish l bad not been so precipi-  gle in the upwr, they were of a size tate." he murmured.     "That man had  and  shape  o. iinously    suggestive of papers on him in all likelihood.  the creature's voracity              "           I    "You couldn't have stood it, mate.  \ "It  is  a good  thing*,'    said  Brand, !t was bad enough for me.   It must  calmly hewing at the huge jaws, ';that,ha' bin hell for you."  nature did not build the Carcharpdan]:..   Perhaps the    baby's    clothes   are  ga'eidae on the same lines as the al- marked."  ligator.      If  this   big  fellow's  sharp [."That's the chance.   She was weh  embroidery wei-e not situated so close ��������� ^Bged out." _  to his stomach he would have made a1.   Brand cast the shark/loose..    The  meal of me, Jim, unless I  carried a' monster slid off into the green depthB.  A noiseless  procession of dim forms  "He's" a blue shark," commented the I rushed after the carcass.   The birds,  days''   Now   Tim /other, ignoring for the nonce what he'8hril1 with disappointment, darted off  slow an' sure Is the motter.    S'pose !-t?,"Pl0'd ."some -of  the  cap'n's  jaw- to scour the neighboring sea.  you shove  it into the basket an' let  breakers."    "Yes. ft  is  the only  dangerous  species found so far north."  "His teeth are like so many fixed  t(  me hoist it up here? A warm bath  an 'a blanket is the next best thing  to milk an' water." -  "All 'right, skipper: Just hold on a  bit. , She's doin' line."  "Is it a he or a she?"  *T dunno. But I guess it's a gal  by the-jJuds."  The baby, in the sheer joy of living again, uttered a gurgling cry. a  compound of milk, happiness - and  pain.  7'There! I told you!" shouted JOnes  angrily. "Vou think every kid is a  hardy young savage like your own.  You're overdoin' it, I say.  "Overdoin' what?" demande'd the  sailor. "You don't know who you're  talkln' to. Why, when 1 was on the  West Coast, I reared two week-old'  monkeys this way."  Soon these firm friends wouid have  quarreled���������so unbounded was their  anxiety to rescue the flutterin; existence of the tiny atom of humanity bo miraculously snatched from the  perils of the Bea.  But Stephen Brand's dominant personality was rapidly recovering its  normal state.  "Jim," he said. "Mr. Jones is right.  Her skin is raw and^ her 'eyes sore  with inflammation: The little food  she has already obtained ��������� will suttice  for a few minutes.   Send her up."  The "Mr. Jones" was a gentle reminder of authority. No further protest was raised, save b y the infant when supplies were temporarily  withheld, and Jones.was too pleased  that his opinion should be supported  by)Brand to give another thought to  his subordinate's -outburst.  'Now, back ������p to the rock," said  Beyond the damaged boat, bumping  ^gainst the rock, and the huge jaws,  with their rows of wedge-shaped  teeth,  naught remained to testify  to  ���������:l������eave your order lor.  Rose Bushes  jl, 2 and 8 years old.    PRCSS  ^IGHT  |Cor 15th Ave. & Main St.  I.        PHONE: Fairmont 817R  *9*9'.'9***'9*9*************}  I CHOICE BASPBEHKIES |  _-   |f called for.   Early tpplication imperative   ,*.  (Cor. 19t.h Ave.) Westminster Rd. .���������  ^>*****'&Z-'4"Z'****&***********'  m R.   INRAM  ���������hysicjan   an4   Surjeon  Office and Residence:  5UITE A. WALDEN BUILD'G  25th Ave. and Main St.  .WILLIAHS  Express, Baggage  and  Furniture Removed  f.outh Vancouver      ���������      Roslyn Street  Off Bodwcll Kii.. Six blockB eantof Franer  Also large variety of  POULTRY SUPPLIES  Fresh stock  of   PRATT'S  POULTRY FOOD  OUR BEST FLOUR  F.T.VERNON  Flour and Feed  Broadway and Westminster Road  PHONE: Fairmont 186  Prompt Delivery    7  Satisfaction Guaranteed  bayonets.    Of course  you would  like'i'the drama of the hour save the help-,  to keep 'em^ but he would 'look^ fine in I Jess baby  on  which  the  head-keeper  the 'nurseum.    Plenty of folk in Pen- j >as waiting so sedulously.   >,.  zance.  especially  visitors,  would pay!    Already the signal "Doctor wanted"  a bob a h'.zC to see him." j was fluttering   from    the    lighthouse  Brand pa;i- d in his labor. flagstaff. 7 It would be noted at the  "Listen. Jiw,' lie said earnestly. "I Land's^ End and telegraphed to Pen-  want both you and Jones to oblige me zarice.-"-' The morning would be well  by- saying nothing about the shark, advanced before help could reach the  Please do not mention my coiinection Oiilf Rock from ashore,  with the affair in any way. The j When Brand and Sperice entered  story will get into''the newsjiapers as , Jones's Tbedroom .they found him hard  it is. The additional sensation .of the ; at work washing the child's clothing,  fight would send reporters here by the1' "She's .asleep." he said, jerking his  score.   I don't wish that to occur."      \ head towards a bunk.    "I gev' her a  "Do you mean to say���������" y pint ���������������?  mixture.      She   cried   a   bit  7'Mr��������� Jones will re port the picking | when there was.no more to be had,  up of the beat, and the finding of tlw  but a warm bath with    some    boric  baby, together with the necessary bur-! in it made her sleepy.   An' there she  ial of a man unknown���������" j is, ������nug as a cat."  "What sort of a chap was he?" in^ I    The   domesticated  Wrapped in a clean blanket, she was  lowered into the steamer's boat, but  the doctor, preferring to jump, was  soaked to the waist owing to a slip  (Continued Next Week.)  SoWOuf  C. C. Pilkey  Disposed of his  Bicycle and Repair Business  N  \  last week to  Mr. DAVIES  Aug. 2Slh, 1911  B. C. Cafe  Meals   -   25c  Meal ticket $5  Shorty Orders a Specially.  ' /  E&L The most Up-to-daterplace to eat on the Hill.  'aif All hcme^ccoliirg'.   White help.   Quick service.  2611 MAIN STREET E. W. BUSBY, Prop.  ferrupted  Jim.  ., "i���������I don't know���������a sailor���������tbat lis  all I can tell you. He must have bsen  dead several days."  "Then  how  in  the world did that  baby keep! alive?" y  "I' have beeii thinking over that  problem. I imagine that, in the first  place, there was a survivor, who disappeared since the death of the poor  devil out there-y he pointed to the  aeiti- "This person, whether man or  woman, looked after the child uatll  madness came, caused by drinking  aalt water. The next step is suicide.  The little one, left living, fell into the  bilge created by the shipping <*f a  ������ea, and adopted, by the" mercy of  Providence; a method of avoiding  death from thirst which ought io be  more widely appreciated than it is.  She absorbed water through the pore*  fDeVaz Grocery!  I.':77k::^df 7l. 220 BROADWAY, WEST ^  Choice Groceries, Confections      |  and School Supplies f  t*W*omo: Fairmont 992  Vmm*tOVmW*rj&  0.~'������k\  S;,   ,_.wl,i dress and  rejom  you'of the skin, which rejected the salty  quickly.   The boat must be thorough- ������i-raents and took in only those parts  ly examined and swabbed out:  Jones  will signal for help.   Meanwhile, you  flight moor her tightly. When the  tide falls she wiUJ be left high and  dry."  of the compound needed, by the Wood.  | You follow me?" '���������������������������'*'���������;  "Quite.    It' a slap-up idea."  "It  is  not new.    It occurred rto  a  ������������������    ~t\   . . ship's captain who was compelled ito  ������ I     ,la"01s  momen|ary annoyance navigate  his passengers and crew -n  fled.     There  was much  to be    done,  thousand  miles  in open boats across  and no time should be wasted in dis-; the Indian Ocean, as the result of a  putes concerning baby .culture. fire at sea.   Well, the child was well  Sure you won,t sip?   he asked, as  nourished, in all likelihood, before'.the.  Stephen caught hold of the ladder.      Occident    happened    which   set   !her  No, no..   It was mot    fatigue    but adrl(t on the Atlantic.   She may hax'e  sickness  which  pxrercame me.      The iOBt twenty or thirty pounds' In weight  brandy has settles that." ��������� y but starvation is a.slow affair, and :her  Up he went, ,as  though    returning piumpnes8 saved her life in that <res-  frorn his customary morning dip. peCt,    Most ce,tainly she would lluue  By jingo, he s;a plucked  un," mur- .died todayi  aild even yet she  Is'..n  mured Jim, admiring y.   "He ought to  great danger.   Her, pulse is very weak  be skipper of a battleship, instead of mid care must be taken not to st.hmi-  housemaid of a rock-light.   Dasii them  late the action of the heart too rap  isea-crows!���������I do^hate-emi^-^^^^-l^jy;"^---------^-^^^^^-^^^^y=_=  He   seized   an  oar  and   lungc-d  so '    When Brand spoke in this way, Tfim !  Jones   was   up  to ihis /elbows in a lather of soap.  "Hitve you noticed any laundry  marks or Initials on her clothing?"  ftsked Brand.  "Yes.   Here you are."  He fished out of the bubbles a little  vest, 'on which vere worked the Jet-  ;ters B. T. in white silk.  "AK! That iB very important. We  can ^establish her identity, especially  it the laundry mark is there also." ���������  ; "I'm feared there's nothing else,"  said Jones. "I've not looked "very  carefully, as it'll take me all my time  to get everything dry before the tug  comes. As for ironin'. it can't b������f  done. But my missus 11 see after  her until'-somebody turns- up-to-claim:  her."  "That may be never."  "Surely wo will get some new* -ot  the ship which was lost!"  , "Yes, that is little enough to era*  pect. Yet it is niore than prota^V  that her parents are dead. A baby;  would be separated from her mothe;<  only by the mother's death. There i:(  a very real chance that poor 'E. Ti  will be left for years on the hands 08  tliose wlio take charge of her .now.'  The only alternative is the work*  house."  "That's so, cap'n," put in Jim. "Yoif  always dig to the heart of a subjec'i  even if it's a shark." . ' .  "in a  word, Jones, you can hardly  be asked  to assume such a response  bllity.    Now it happens that-i can at'1  ford  to adopt.'the child, if she .lives;  and is not ciaiiiKd by relathes.    ft .i  almost     a  duty  imposed   on   me  bv  events. When    the doctor ������omes,  therefore, I purpose asking him te> seti  thaysheys.handed over to Mrs.,SheiJ  , , pard,  the nurse  who looks after ii;:J  . iown little girl.    1 will write to hex. M.t.  ���������^W-H^^H^^H^W^K^S'-MS- ��������� |"l..I"t..t"H"|"H..M"H-l"M"l"l"l"H!iL4titj������  n  -*;  PHONE  FAIRMONT  510  NOTICE!  ,    PKOPRIBTORft '-  c^WcGOWEir *  ^ SALTERN  THE WN Ice Cream,Ratrterr  1 ��������� Is now doing business-at '-  2648 MAIN STR, 2nd Store from Corner llth Ave.  -ivfeece yoar patronage will be ap-Jreciated.  09Wm*fO SPEOIMTBS  CREAM, XfLIC, BUTTERMILK and CREAMERY BUTTER FRESE>  BAILY.        A FULL LINE OF CIQARgy CIGARETTES,  and TOBACCO.   Agents for-Woman's Bakery.  9f-  hard and true at a cormorant which Spence was far too wary to ask .per-! ^wn mt!e SirL ' wil1 *'rite*������hex. fti.<  was invetigating the shark's liver.sonal questions. Sometimes, in ...he j tu<"n /shore comes next week, lnen .  that he knocked the bird & yard early days of their acquaintance, he ! ������an ?evotr some time to ihe neoessao  through the air.    'Discomftted,  it' re-' had    sought    to  pin his  friend  with | lnf'uinGS-  tired, with a scream. Its companion clumsy logic to some admission :as 10 { Jones made no protest He Jcne^'  ���������darted to the vacant site and pecked Ills past life. The only result he j that Brand's suggestion was ia .gocl  industriously. The neighborhood of ,achieved was to .seal tbe other man's rone. And he promised silence wit 4  the rock was now alive with sea-gulls, lips for days so far as reminiscences ; regard to the fight with the Kharii  In the water many varieties of finny  were concerned. j Men in the    lighthouse,    service   ai t  shapes were darting ito and fro in Not only Jones and Spence. out quick to grasp the motives wJiic .  great excitement.    Jim laughed. j Thompson,    the third assistant,    who  cause others to avoid publicity..   The,'  ���������"They'd keep me busy,'' he growled,   was taking-his month ashore, t^we'h ilivfe   sedate,   lonely   lives.    The   nois j  When all's said an'  done, it's  their  er with the supernummeries who .help- jthe rush, the purposeless activities c!  nater   an* they can't help it.'  ed   to' 'preserve   the  rotation  of   rwo  existence ashore weary them.      They  Unconscious that he imd stated the months   rock duty     and  one  ashore  primordial thesis, he left the foragers soon .realized that Brand���������who::: aiicy !  alone.    Hauling  the  sail  out of the liked  and  looked  up  to���������had  locked  water, he  discovered  that the stern- the   record  of   his earlier   yens n-.-A i  board was missing, liroken off proba- 'efused to open the diary tor ,aii������..Mie. j  bJy when the mast fell.    His trained Yet so   helpful   w^as   he���������so   finer j  have been known to petition the Trir.  ity   Brethren   to   send  them   bac*   t.'-  isolated stations when    promoted   ti  localities where the pleasures and excitements of a town were available.  Having determined    the immediate  ***^**************^  Imm mm wummm  t THEN THE  Ah-  'K-  *i>  ������6-  1st Becortferf  (Pob&hed Monthly)  fe^mostiiisbspenfiible to you. ^  3tfo 'dfleer medium w31'give you such genecsil and!  such   satisfactory   fnforinaitaon   about   Methodisfr,  *cti\vrty :in iSvs grea* growing province.   Whether  ������. Methodist-or not yeu are-interested in Methodist.  Send"y.pur subscription to^  ������   ������ 1  r-i  movement,  lanascr HefcodisHtecorder, P. &:P: Ce^ Ud.   ���������  -  $M70 ~- Ono Yonr  Victoria, B.C.  *  t  *  ***^*******<<������****<'****<^^^^^  ^1%  ���������A-  A:  *������������������  +*&:^>4iM^'*iW************<t,>* ***************<^*********} ^.  It  t  *r  *  Manitoba  futupe of littie "K. T.," whose shTtiiw  ken features were now placid in sleep*  they guietly separated. Brand flun;<  himself Wearily into a bunk to obtain  a   much-needed   rest,  and   the  other:]  scrutiny soon Bolved a puzzle suggest- taming   with   his  scraps of scit-'ull'e  ed by the state of the cordage.  Under knowledge  and   more  a<!ij������io   ionei-i.'.  ordinary conditions the upi>er part of "eading���������that those whos������ t'.ini ou rth?  the mast would  either have   carried rock   was  coincident   with  ins ���������>'i,e!ie!-  the sal! clean away witn it or he found hailed bis reappearance wit'i joy/iOur-  actlng as a'sort of sea-anchor at a ing the preceding winror he ac.uie.lly ��������� hurriod to overtake the many .dutitri  short distance from the boat. cntertaiucd  them   with  a ireo  1 rans- [awaiting them.  But it had gone altogether, ajid the 'aticn of the twenty-four Iwoks of 'lie  strands of the  sail-rope were  bitten, "iliad," aud great was the delight of demanded  instant attention.   The oi*  not torn, asunder.     The   shark   had .Tim Spence "when he was abi-i is con- expenditure,    the    breakage of jflasy  striven to pull the boat under by tvg- nect  the  exploits  of aotne   Greek or Teliimney^, the consumption of store&j  ging at the wreckage. Trojan hero with the identity of one "the  meteorological  records���������all  must;  Having made the canvaa shio-sh^ue 'of her Majesty's ships. .be noted.    An efficient lookout mus������  Jim settled the  next pressing   q'.W      In private they discussed him often,  be mainU^ed, signals answered    oti.  and a common agreeement was made hoisted,   everything   kept   spotlessly;j *  Weather reports and daily journahj  1714-1716   PARK  f  PRISE I  1  J  tion by seizing an empty tin and  sluicing the fore part. Tben he passed a rope under the after thwart and  reeved it through a ring-bolt, in a rock  placed there for mooring purposes in"  viery calm weather like the present.  When the Trinity tender paid her  monthly visit, to the lighthouse she  was moored to a buoy three cables'  lengths awa yto the northwest. If  there was the least suspicion of a sea  over the reef It was indeed a ticklish  task landing or embarking stores and  men.  Close-hauled, the boat would fill for-  word as the tide dropped. This was  matterless. By the time all her movable contents���������she appeared to have  plenty of tinned meat and biscuits  aboard, but no water���������would be removed to the store-room.        .--.���������"  The sailor was sorting the packages  ���������wondering what queer story of the  deep would be forthcoming when the  recent history of the rescued child  was j ascertained���������when Brand hailed  him. r.,". ,v :-i 7  that   his   wish   to   remain Incognito ; clean, and meals cooked.     Until nooaag  should  be   respected. Their  nick- j each  day    a rock  lighthouse  is  the*  name, "the cap'n/'i was a tacit admis-i scene of unremitting diligence, and j *  sion of his higher social rank. Tbey j the loss of nearly an hour and a half !������  feared lest inquisitiveness should of Spence's watch, added to the pr^s-, ������  drive him from their midst, and one. fence of the baby and the constant ���������*���������  supernumerary, who heard from the ; care wliich one or other of the two  cook of the Trin!ty7 tender that Brar.d Jmen bestowed on her, made the re*  was  the   nephew   of   a   baronetr was jnaining time doubly precious. ;  roughly bidden to "close his rat-trap, j ��������� About nine o'clock Brand was awak-  or he might catch something he ened from a heavy slumber by Jim's  couldn't eat." hearty voice:  So Jim now contented himself by i" "Breakfast ready, cap'n. Corfee,  remarking dolefully that had his ad- j eggs an' haddick���������fit for the Queen,  vice been taken "the bloomin' kid. God bless her! An' baby's had an-  would be well on her way back to the other pint of Jones's brew���������Lord love  Scilly Isles." ! per littie eyes, though I haven't seen  "You must not say that," was the 'em yet. A minnit ago Jones sung  grave response. "These things are fiown to me that the Lancelot has just  determined by a higher power than cleared Carn du." /;,  man's., intelligence. Think how the;. The concluding statement brought  sciemiiag accident of a fallen sail sav- Brand7 to his feet. The doctor would  ed the child from the cormorants and pe on'' the rock by the time breakfast  other birds���������how a chance sea fell was ended and the letter to Mrs. Shep  into  the  boat   and   kept  her  alive���������  pard written.  how mere idle curiosity on my part im: When the doctor did arrive he shook  pelled me to swim out and investigate' his head dubiously at first slglit of the  Platters." .. . _ ihild.   .  'Special Idea' a  t  <-  ������������������'  -Tv  9v  SpecialJiscGont Sole Saturdays I  -������������������%��������� ON L Y������������������ '  .A .  All Ranges and Stoves must give |  Satisfaeticn to purchasers..,  t.  Phone   SEYMOUR SG9T  BRANCH STORE COLLINGWOOD EAST  *  *-���������  *  * **i-**������*,������*%*<J?  .���������"������������������.���������W  W*. ���������f*>������>������p?������r*{a.r������ ���������<������>������������������  111   .-j.  *******************& >��������� ��������� }0 . .1...  i ���������t.r*7i;-srn-'-.~7t:.'-<f:.-i 'F itfisujajt.tiiait'viwx'tav.f- tfiavawfiutii. rfaiy.w-^ifwB w x-^���������.rip������yy������<s.'^j������v������'is������3WTrB? nn ^ <������������ia  THE WESTERN CALL  I*  lei  i  j'l,  I'if.  f  I  a-  ��������������������������� v.  Hi  i ������������������ i  Hi;  ��������� He. *  -'.:*������  ��������� *.  '������������������.*���������  ... ������������.  ��������� -a?������  -. aw  - ���������  ��������� I*  ���������4-  - :*���������  ��������� Kr  . ���������*'-���������  -A  ���������&>  - *  -J*  -.���������  ening!  BEFORE going over town.,to select your New Fall Hat, call around at the  IDEAL   DRY   GOODS   HOUSE  2530 SCOTT STREET  .And see what we have.    We have on hand   a  large  assortment  of Ladies',   Misses'   and  Children's Hats iu all the New Fall Styles.     We announce a   LARGE OPENING   FOR  FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, Sept. 15th and 16th.  Our Prices are exceptionally low.    Our Models Up-to-date.  i  ..^���������4ii|.4m4^4.4'<^^^'<.4'**������4.  ..������^������-������-������-������Q*"������-������������������������.���������������.������-������-������"������-������..............  ���������.^������������������4"4N4'<^������4i.4^i  ���������*"������*  .is^x������x������*^**********^^^ ^'^���������^^^^^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������:������  MRS. W. O'DELL  POPULAR  riUSlC   TEACHER  *fi as re-opened her Studio  Term Commencing Sept. 5  CShihiren a specialty.    For terms apply  175 Broadway W.  Monc; Fairmont 903    Mount Pleasant  CEDAR COTTAGE AND  SOUTH jANCdUVER  The sentiments and comments of  the South Vancouver notes are  chargeable to the reporters and not  to the Editor of this paper.  The home of Mr. and Mrs. J. H'7  Peters Gladstone was the scene of a  very   happy   event  on   the  6th  inst:  aenoe   tO   Solicit   advertising  whe11 Miss Kate Alberta   Peters was  married to.Mr.-Percy Bates'of South  Vancouver. The bride escorted by  her father entered the drawing room  to the strains of Lohengrin's bridal  chorus played by Miss    Grace Lord.  Wanted  Man of ability and exper-  1 solicit ad\  Enquire at  mistakes   of   the   surveyor   who  had  was responsible for, the mistake.  Terminal City Press  2*03 Westminster Rd., near 8th The groom  was attended  by TMr.  J;  Phone: Fairmont 1140  t  -���������  -*  t  Prospective Builders  ��������� * Talk your ideas over with ������  "% ine. If you will give me J  . % a general outline of your ������  "ft ��������� y  .% requirements in you; ������  vfyiirst letter, I will call and |  % subuLut   a    preliminery  % sketch FREE.  % Special    Reduction    on  stock designs.  surveyed this particular road and who  Mr. Jas., M.' Ormond of South Vancouver. The Rev. S. D. Ireland of I  Westminster Avenue Presbyterian  church otticiatel. The bride was attended by Miss Petrie of Victoria; and  her brother Mr. Hy. Lee acted as  groomsman. A very large number; of  relatives and friends were present  Mr. and Mrs. Ormond will reside on  29th avenue, South Vancouver.  About 80 applications were received  for the post of Municipal Building  Inspector and Mr. Garrett, building  inspector of the City of, Vancouver  was present at the meeting of the  council to assist in the examination  and selection of candidates. ;Mr. Gar-  reft having explained the city's methods of procedure suggested that the  applicants  be  separately. interviewed  . ��������� .    ... . a..-, . and  examined  by  a  comittee.    Con-  Miss Ioe as maid of honor and ;;������������������-.,   ,      .. :        ���������     . v.   ,.-���������  ���������   -    ���������'-������������������"���������.������������������ ��������� '���������;������������������     ,..    :sidering the number of applications it  little  Margaret  as  flower  girl.    The, ..���������.,.    ������������������������������������.    ��������� , .  .���������     ,  ��������� ���������     ...������������������.    ��������� v   v.-        .���������������������������������������������.,      , ���������   was decided to fix a special date for  Rev.. Mr.  Robertson of  Nanaimo as-  ...      ���������     .    y . .7  ....    fthis examination and appoint a com-  , Imittee to act in conjunction with Mr.  the  cere-.,y     ���������     ,  ���������    ' . . .  Garrett  both   in   preparing, examina-  ition papers" and ,'also in  supervising  The bride was attired in a costume ,the  examination of candidates;  Of cream silk colienne trimmed with,    Wednesday evening, 13th inst. was  silk fringe, her veil: of filmy net was !al)pointed for the eventful choice,  worn over a coronet of orange bios-j  soms and she carried a bouquet of j The council also sought advice from  white roses of maiden hair fern: Her; Mr. Garrett in the matter of the pro-  sister Miss Nan in pink silk colienne posed building bylaw which it is pro-  and Miss Ioe in buttercup silk co- posed to make very shortly. TMr;  lienne carried sheafs of pink roses. Garrett was however unable to give  The house was beautifully decorated any definite advice. He stated that  with ivory ferns and maple leaves, the city was at the present time hay-  After supper the happy couple took.ing a by-law framed which specified  the; midnight boat for Victoria; the' all description of frame buildings, and  bride going away costume being of as he considered this wound be likely  blue ladies cloth. Upon their re- j to meet the requirements he recom-  '������* turn Mr. and Mrs. Bates will take up mended the council to procure a copy  Houghton and the bride by her three  I charming sisters ' Miss Nan as' brides-  i maid.  sisted by the Rev; J. C.  Cedar Cottage performed  mony.     7  -*  ���������*  Jim.  S2?  their residence on  Seventieth street,  south Vancouver.  A quiet wedding was celebrated at  the   bride's    parents    home,   Knight  % j^(^ySo^I~yan^uWry\vlieh"MrrAr  T 1 loss of Aberdeen, Scotland and Miss  v 1 . a-      .  * M. McNeish were united togetucr by  * | the Rev. J. C. Maolll on Wednesday  %} last.   The young couple have gone to  ���������S- AJFred  E. Young, Archi  % tect,    Box     176,    City {���������  Y! Victoria for their honeymoon and on  i their return  propose residing at  243  21st avenue, east  ������������������-*-  Heights.  1.  tl  The wedding took place on Wednesday evening at the homo of the  bride's father, Mr. Chas. Lee, 144 5th  avenue west, of Miss Annie toe and  +jt^.+*,~~:^.^i~:'******+******* 9****������Hrt'*********-:-  *******  t  I  '���������r  ������-  >���������������  *  *���������  Our Opinion on the  Range Question     jj  We know we have your confidence and we have  made ourselves worthy of it by handling the verjr  best merchandise in our line. J|  "We are familiar with the good qualities of every  stove and range on the market.   In our opinion  Tiwsfflisel  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 buy 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 Malleable is true. ������������������...-.  and make any necessary changes to  adopt same to the local conditions.  u.., - .'  In connection with the7widening of  Main street now in progress the engineer-reported-thaWthe-road=varied  in width from 55 to 80 feet and that  he had no power to move the posts of  the original survey on this thoroughfare except by the sanction of the,  surveyor general, "ihe engineer was  instructed to obtain necessary author-  ity from the surveyor general and to  define the proper limits of the road.  Mr. Wigman appeared before the  council to protest against his taxes  for 1911. He stated that in 1910 his  property was assessed as "wild land"  when it was really improved property and that he then took his papers  to the assessor and tax collector for  correction. He had never received  any notification since and the same  error was reported this year.  In these circumstances he expected  the council to inquire into the neglect  of the responsible oflicials but the  Reeve informed him the council were  unable to attend to it as the matter  had already been passed by the Court  of Revision.       7  Applicant considered the decision  very hard as he had taken every reasonable care last year to get the mistake corrected and it was up to the  council to see that the officials did  their duty' as it was only reasonable  to expect a complaint once made to  be attended to and not require and  annual renewal.  Yet another new" department to fill  the new municipal premises was suggested by Mr. Springford the new-  clerk. He. recommends the appointment of a purchasing department in  order that this part of the corporation affairs might be thoroughly  checked and placed on a systematic  basis. -\ Mr, Springford's plan Is for  the appointment of an official to purchase and keep separate accounts of  the distribution of the goods. The  council appeared in favor of the sug^r  gestion and it is thought it will be  adopted in a few days. Meanwhile  what does the store keeper do if  he does not already account for the  distribution of the stores. The clerk's  suggestion seems to imply a present  neglect of system and checking and  with eight months of the year gone  with an exceptional;expenditure prbbr  ably the ratepayers may express some  opinion;   -  Mr. Price of the Crematory Company which is erecting a crematorium  next to the cemetery attended the  council to explain the company's position in installing their plant without  consulting the council or obtaining  their sanction. Mr. Price undertook  that the institution should in no sense  be a nuisance and mentioned that he  had obtained the city's permission in  the belief that that would be sufficient. He now submitted plans and  these were referred to the Board of  Works.  The council accepted invitations to  attend the opening of the Central  Park Agricultural Exhibition and also  the North Vancouver Horticultural  Exhibition.'  The board of works are not satisfied  that the contractors for the new municipal hall are doing their utmost to  complete that structure and at its  presentr'rate - of=bui Id ing^ South���������Vancouver is likely to tie annexed to the  city before the new city hall can be  utilised. It was decided to press the  urgency of the matter at the next  council meeting.  At the last meeting of the South  Vancouver School trustees on Monday  last the board had again to grapple  with the extraordinary inflow of pupils. Notwithstanding numerous extensions some of the schools still  are overcrowded already and various  proposals for obtaining temporary accommodation were brought forward  for consideration. At South Hill it  was decided to ask the council for the  use of the old municipal hall as soon  as the municipal staff, had vacated it  and meanwhile two sessions a day as  at present are to be continued.  The matter of night schools was  considered and a special meeting to  complete details was fixed for Friday  evening, 8th inst. Mr. Staples was  appointed janitor of the newly erected  schools on Victoria Road.  The local ratepayers of Cedar Cottage and D. L. 301 are still endeavoring to persuade the B. C. E. Ry. to  supply a through service to Cordova  street, similar to that long enjoyed  on the Fraser avenue route. In the  early morning the cars are crammed  and all have to obtain a transfer and  change cars at 10th avenue, causing  extra work and delay to the compa-  MILLINERY OPENING  September 15 and 16  Ladies cordially invited to examine  our Ladies and Misses Hats. Styles  modern. Prices reasonable. Hats  remodelled. Hats made to order a  specialty.  Store Open Every Monday and  Thursday jrom 7 to  9 P. M.  1  I  m  t  I  i  MISS F. KENNEDY  3210 Main Street  Phone: F. 592 R.  (11!  ..������..���������������������..������������������-������������������������..���������..������-���������..������.������������������-������-���������..������������������������-���������������������������������������������������-#���������'���������"���������-���������"��������������������������������������������� Q-������M������..������..������..������..������M������~������������4J"������-������~������"������  ************************** **************************  |    FAIRMONT   RENTAL   AGENCY     |  **  YES  We get good Tenants for your Houses.  We get good Houses for our Tenants.  We Collect Rents.  v..  In fact, we do Everything in the renting line.   %  Let us cure your worrying. ������  160 Broadway E. Phone:       I  Room 2 (Near Main) Fairmont 1242   '*.:  *******w-*************** *****<-^***********.z^***.i.*^.  *<^**********<i^i>%>********* **********<^********ty9**++  A  *���������  A  MOUNTAIN VIEW GROCERY?  |       '      BODWELL ROAD     now 34th Ave. *  .3*  ���������  T  WE CAN SUPPLY YOU WITH |  GROCERIES and !  PROVISIONS   x J  *  And   SCHOOL SUPPLIES,   also   FLOUR & FEED        ?  at CITY PRICES $  R. G. JUSTASON, Prop.       f  GOODS PROMPTLY DELIVERED. |  '**************************   **********************A^^mf'  ^,^^.������������������~������-������~������.t������������������������.'>������������������������-������~t������������������������..������"������"������"������"*"������"������'f ������"f ������W-������"l-������������������..������"������-������..������..t..������. . ..,,., ..+  **************************tt  T  i  *  *  *  *  T  v  :������������������������������������.���������*  i. ��������� :���������   i i' '! T : 11  y  ���������:���������  V j    Councillor  Dickinson  reported  that  * owing to the plans not being register-[  * : ed of the sub-division known as Bella j t ���������       ,  ii,.. ...     tt   ,  ������������������-...               7         ..,     ~     ny s  staff  and  annoyance  to passen-  ^;Vista   Park  it   was   not possible   fori  ���������������������: buyers to obtain .their deeds for prop  4>erty.    Mr. Dickinson was requested to  ^*; see the agent and request him to take  * the   necessary  steps   to  put   matters  ������*���������  i  W. R  2337 Main Street  OWEN  Phone Fairmont 447  V  4������>  *  ji 11: n *;t r t '-t-,-A-,-J-,"fc-,-",l-A-'-J"'>-*- **************************  in order.  Mr. F. W. Land complained personally to the council regarding their al-  ledged misappropriation of 10 feet  from the front of his property on  Boundary Road and the Reeve explained  to  Mr.  Lamb  the numerous  igers.  The B. C. B. Ry. realise the importance of this alteration by running  a through service between 4 and 7  p. hi. It seems strange that the B.  C. E. Ry. can ignore the greater importance of similar convenience for  those going to worx. It seems a one  sided idea to delay men going to work  when time is most pressing and to  facilitate their return home when  baste is not so imperative.  (Burnaby Lake View)  The new subdivision overlooking Burnaby Lake. Lots have 45  to 47^ feet frontage, at $10.50  per Front foot, cleared.  We place the subdivision on  the market on terms of $100 cash,  and $15 per month. Call at the  office and get a plan and look over  the ground. This property is  only two blocks from car, three  blocks from school, streets will be  cleared, only quarter mile from  New Westminster, one mile to  Fraser River and four blocks to  Burnaby Lake.  Buy your lot now and reap the  benefit this fall. "���������"���������-"<  x  *  i.  i  i  T  t  Exclusive Agents:  2343 MAIN ST.  Phone  Fairmount  497  *  +  t  *  *  I  *  ->  .4-  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  ���������41: m : i m 11 m'. 11111 u 11 u 1111111 -t n in 11: mii-j  'nl


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