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 ; '  ri.*'   '  \  .-A     /'I  1  t>  *       Subscribe for  The Western Call  Today  ?  Published in the interests of Greater Vancouver and the Western People  y SeeAdvt.  VOLUME VI.  VANCOUVER, British Columbia, SEPTEMBER 4, 1914  '5 Cents Per Copy  __���������>*.  <3*a;ff,.  The Germans Are in Touch With Paris  Brief Sketch pf Qeneral Joffre and the Two Men Who Command Under General French���������See Page Two  . ������������������ ���������  ?  The Kaiser Described as the Modern Absalom^See Page Four  b  TEACH THEM TO SHOOT  "Teach the recruits how to shoot at 1000 yards  I and do at quickly." *  This is Kitchener's instructions to those who  must drill and instruct Britain's new army.  And this is what every Canadian over 16 years  of age ou'ght to know as quickly as it caf> be effected. .        -   ,  There are multitudes of men in Canada who  i'cannot go to the front, until at least a sterner call  i has come than any yet issued. There,'are many  ['who cannot give time to training in rif$e shooting,  'week���������and who care nothing for th.Wrappings of  the 0ordinary military corps���������but tljwre are none  fcwho canont give time to training in rifle shooting,  providing that proper facilities are supplied.  For many years back the clubs in London and  other city centers have had patent ranges on the  I club premises which train men up to 1,000 yards,  land with these installed in Vancouver, the busiest  ' business man could find time to train himself and  then have Saturday outings once a month, at the  (butts.   Certainly .every man in Canada should be  .enrolled in one way or another.   We have ihe  I bestlhomeland on < earth today, and the mats that  can and is not willing to enroll and train himself  so as to be part of her defense is not worthy of  fisher sheltering care. '���������  No one Icnows today what is coming- -the  [vworld has gone war mad' and anything might  [happen. '  We.believe that the battle in Europe is going  [as we would have it and that the Allies are fight-  ring the Kaiser as Wellington fought Napoleon in '  [Spain under, similar conditions as to numbers and  (equipment, but the (^iwan ^va������lca-i������-gteady--  'slow but sure and as we goxto press it is more",  (than probable that the Allies' left wing have taken  Welter behind the first line of the Paris fortifies-  ftions.  We all hope that this will be tbe beginning of  'the .end, and that here, at last, tbe German rush ���������  will be stayed.  But tbe German army will go down in history  as the "greatest offensive weapon ever forged by  fiuraan hands," and mayNcontaiu sad surprises for  /us even yet-  ���������  And then besides there is the aftermath. Suppose Germany is defeated���������ground between the  JAllies in France and Belgium and tbe Bussian  | avalanche in the east���������her commerce destroyed,  ''her great Kaiser a captive or a suicide���������or, some- .  .thing that seems, at present, inconceivable, a su������-  i pliant���������suppose the German conquered, wbat is  f to take her place, r How will the balance of power  \in Europe and the world b&restored!  "We notice today that the United States is to  be asked for a "war tax" of $100,000,000 a year,  and they are riot at war. In wisdom* however,  I they forsee trouble and are gettijjg ready, and they  are wise. So in Canada, every man should be ���������  armed and trained to shoot, and every woman to  help. The times are coming when every hand  may be needed, \  ���������Some Triumphs of British Arms in the Past  ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ;-;_.._:.v ;;.  ���������WHILE WE AWAIT NEWS THAT WILL MAKE FUTURE HISTORY- LET US REMEMBER  WITHOUT VAINGLORY, BRITAIN'S RECORD ON, FIVE CONTINENTS AND ON THE SEVEN  SEAS, IN THE MONTHS OF AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER.  3.,  4.  5.  AUCKJST.  English victorious at Battle of Minden, 1759.  Battle of the Nile, Nelson'sVeat victory, 1798.  French armies driven over Pyrenees by Wellington,  .    1813. ,  Owalior taken, 1778. #  St. John's, Newfoundland, taken by Sir rf. Gilbert,  1583.  Parker defeated Dutch fleet off Dogger Bank, 1781.  Tecumseh  defeated  U.S.  troops  at  BrownBtown,  1812.  10  /  H. H. STEVENS AT VALCARTIER  Geoffrey F. Archer with 20 men routed 2,000 dervishes, Somallland, J.913.        , '  Byng defeated Spanish fleet off Gape PassardV 1718. '  England gains sovereignty over Bengal, 1765.  Wellington "entered Madrid, 1812. ,,  Second Anglo-Japanese Treaty signed, 1905.!  Battle ot Blenheim, Marlborough's victory, 170*4..  Imperial Defence Act passed, 1888.  Havana captured by Albemarle, 1763.  Lord Roberts defeated Gwallor rebels, 1858.     ^  Naval victory of Harfleur; 500 ships taken or destroyed, 1416.  General Brock captured Detroit, 1812.  Battle off Cape Lagos, won by Bo'scawen, 1789.  Admiral Benbow fought alone against the-French.  ���������   at Cartagena, 1702.  Naval Brigade occupied Port Said, 1882.  Wellington's victory at Vlmeiro, 1808.    .. - V .  Hong-Kong captured by Elliott, 1839.  , Afridis defeated. 1897.  Vort Niagara captured by sir William Johnson,  1759. ���������  England's famous victory at Crecy, 1346.  , Trincomajlee taken from Dutch, 1795.  Amoy taken, 1841.  ^Algiers bombarded,,. 1816.  29.' Naval victory off Winchelses, Edward HI. crushed  Spaniards* 1350. ^  31.   Last Fight of the "Revenge," Sir Richard Grenville,  1591.  ll.  12.  13.  14.  15.  .16:  18.  119.  20.  ...������:  r23.  24.  25.  1.  2.  2.  4.  5.  8.  i  ii.  is.  SEPTEMBER  Relief of Kandahar by Lord Roberts, 1880.  Earl Kitchener's victory at Battle of Omdurman,  1898.  Russian fleet surrendered in the Tagus, 1808.  ������ -  .The Earl of Sandwich captured 12 men-of-war and  "     2 India ships, 1665.  Queen Elizabeth born, 1533.  Malta taken, 1800.  Heligoland taken from the Danes, 1807.  Danish fleet captured at Copenhagen, 1807.  Fall of Sebastopol, 1855.  Marlborough's victory at Mattle of Malplaquet, 1709.  Plains of Abraham, Wolfe and Montcalm fell. Canada gained for Britain,' 1759.  French and Spaniards totally defeated in naval engagement ln Bay of Gibraltar, 1782.  Egyptians conquered at Tel-ei-Keblr. Arabl Pasha  crushed, 1882.  .14  Nelson left Portsmouth for Trafalgar, 1805.  Storming off Delhi (Nicholson died 23rd), 1867.  lC  General Pollock entered Cabul, 1842.  18.' Quebec suijendered to General Townsend, 1769.  .: Java captured, 1811.  19.  27.  23.  '25.  28.  29.  30.  . "The game's afoot:  Follow your spirit, and upon tbis charge  Cry 'God for Harry. England and St. George!'"  ������������������Shakespeare.  The Wat Pay by Day  Ottawa. Sept. 2,���������Mr. H. H. Stevens, M. P.;  has returned from a visit to Valcartier Camp with  iCol. Hon. Sam Hughes.   Mr. Stevens saw all the  Vancouver and British Columbia corps and he  Isays that without question they are the finest  I body of men in the camp. All the military men  j have been commenting, he states, in the most  favorable terms on the fine physique and soldierly  [bearing of the Far Western men. Mr. Stevens saw  Ithe men on musketry practice and says the west-  Bern men are making a very high average.  finnnni 11 iiiliHHiiiHinMiin n  \h,.  I"  AtLast!  London, Sept. 4, 1 p.m. ���������The  advance of the German right  wing is reported checked. The  Germans have been, obliged to  retire on St. Quentin which was  their point of fighting more than  -a week ago.  ?***?*******>. a * * *.i * I ***<<<���������******** ���������x-x-*  VALCARTIER���������Col. Sam Hughes indicates  that plrt of the Canadian Forces would be used  in protecting Bermuda and other places.  PARIS���������Stephen Pinchot in an editorial in *  '' Petit Journal" today advocates that France  should finance Japan in a contribution of two or  three hundred soldiers to the European campaign. He pays a high compliment to the efficiency, discipline and courage of the Japanese  troops;  LONDON, SEPT. 1.���������Whilst there is no news  up to midnight of any definite result, it is firmly  believed that another great battle is raging along  the Allies' front around La Fere and perhaps  along the whole 250 miles resistance to the German advance. So far as reported, the Germans  have nowhere pierced the Meuse line of defence  south of Givet, just west of Dinant.  LONDON���������Lloyd George announced today  that the German men of war had captured on all  the seas less than 20,000 tons of British shipping.  There remain another 20,000,000 toWior them to  take, he added. ������������������-'������������������  OSTENDE���������This place has been occupied by  marines frami the British fleet.  Rome.���������News has been received from Bucharest of a crushing defeat! of the Austrians in Gal-  icia.   Russians inflicted a loss of 20,000 men.  The Hague.-r-There is a grave feeling in Berlin over the advance of the Russian troops.  Paris.���������Official announcement made this afternoon that all reservists are called to the colors.  Sept. 2, London.���������Greatest battle of the campaign has been raging since Sunday. British  troops hold the direct route to Paris and are  now fighting on the upper Oise, less than 50 miles  from Paris. _;   ���������  London.���������St. Petersburg officially acknowledges the loss of 2 army corps and 3 generals in  east Prussia between Graudentz and Thorn. It  is referred to merely as a local incident and without influence on the advance.  Faith in final Russian victory remains uu-  _shaken/ '.'..".���������  Sept. 3, London.���������The valley oc the Somme  has been abandoned. La Fere has been taken after a bloody combat. *  Paris.���������President Poincare and his cabinet  have left for Bordeaux. They have established  there headquarters for the government  London.���������The Germans have taken undisputed possession of Amiens.  St. Petersburg.���������Henceforth th. Russian capital will be called Petrograd in order to eliminate  the Teutonic from the name.  Rome.���������Austrian losses are reported at 250,000  up to date.  New York.���������An unconfirmed report cays 72,-  000 Russian troops have landed at Ostend, joining British and Belgian forces in North Belgium.  These troops are reported to have come from  Archangel to Aberdeen and thence by train and  transport.  Montreal.���������The government signal , service  station has been ordered by the censor to suppress all-reports as to shipping on the St. Lawrence.  Durazzo.���������Prince William of Weid, King of  Albania,-quit his new kingdom this morning, taking steamer to Venice.  [ Rome.���������The Russian embassy Las been notified that the Austrians were overwhelmingly defeated near Lemberg, losing more than 100,000  men and 57 cannon.  Paris.���������An immense and complicated system  of entrenchments is being constructed outside the  city. The engineers in charge of the work are  keeping several hundred thousand men busy.  London.-r-The rush of recruits for the British  army is phenomenal.' Sixty thousand men have  joined the colors in the last 3 days..-  Rome, Sept. 3.���������Giacomo Delia Chiesa of Bologna was today elected Pope to succeed Pius X.  . iHis name will be changed to Benedict XV.  LONDON, AUGUST 28.���������Premier Asquith announced in the House of Commons to-day that  British troops in Wednesday's fighting were  exposed to the attack of five German.army corps.  The fosse's on both sides, he said, were great. The  fight took place in the neighborhood of Cambraie  and Leisateau with more than 200,000 Germans.  General Joffre,   French   commander-in-chief,",  conveys his congratulations and bis sincere thanks  for the protection effectively given to the French ���������  flank by the British army.  LONDON���������Seven thousand football players  are to form a brigade for Kitchener's new army..  They are all trained athletes.  VICTORIA���������Victoria bade farewell to her  soldier boys this morning. Thirty thousand  men, women and children, weeping and cheering,  jammed the downtown streets and open spaces.  Another ten, thousand wabed their. farewells  along the route,of march from the camp to the  city. Such a scene has never been witnessed in  Victoria before/ , w  BRINDISI���������A British destroyer sank an Austrian destroyer off Corfu after a ten-minute fight.  AMSTERDAM���������A local newspaper declares  that the German exchequer has taken steps to  seize all Japanese balances in German banks. -  BERLIN���������German officials claim that the  British troops, are-about to be surrounded and  Edward IIP a^famou* victory at Poitiers, 1366.  British Mag raised in Auckland, 1840.  Demerara captured by British, ,1804/  Russians beaten at the Alma, 186*. '**'-;,- ^,  Delhi relieved after fourteen weeks' siege, 1857.  English and Dutch defeated Spaniards'at Zutpben-  Death of Sir Philip Sidney, 1686.  Mabrattas conquered by Sir Arthur, WelJesley at  Asaaye, 1803.  Capture of U. S. troops attacking Montreal, 1775.  Havelocfc relieved l-ucknow, 1867.  Blake defeated the Dutch under Von Tromp, 1652.  Nelson born, 1758- *  Lord Roberts ("Bobs") born, 1832.  that Britain will pay dearly for having brought  Japan into the fight.  LONDON���������Marquis of CJrewe,; Secretary of  State for India, indicated; to the House of Lords  to-day that native Indian troops would be em-,  ployed in the war. '-    * '  ���������        t  Lord Kitchener; announced that the British  forces.on. thtvContiuent must be reinforced and  tbat such reinforcements were already on their  way. ,    "   '   v    4-~   "  LONDON���������The Russian forces have occupied  Tilsit, 60 miles northeast of Koenigsberg.  AUGUST 28, LONDON���������The Russian advance  into East Prussia gave rise to three days of pro-  . longed and stubborn engagements in the vicinity  of Soldau, Allenstein and Bischoffsburg. Allen-  stein has been successfully occupied by tbe Russians. Koenigsberg, a,strongly fortified place of  200,000 inhabitants, has been invested.  AUGUST .29, COPENHAGEN-Ordinary railroad transportation in Germany has been suspended for the present because the railroads are  engaged in carrying.troop from the west front  to the bard-pressed east front.  LONDON���������Accounts are now coming in of the  daring British raid made by the British fleet, during a fog,-6n=the Germamnavy-behind the guns  of Helipgland." At least 3 German cruisers and 2  torpedo-boat destroyers were sunk. Two hundred prisoners have been brought ashore, including ������ son of Admiral von Tirpitz. Nine hundred  Germans perished���������many of them, it is reported,  shot in the waters by their own officers, to prevent  them surrendering to the British. This raid is  said to have equalled in daring anything in the  annals of British Naval warfare.  AUGUST 31, LONDON���������It is reported here  that the Germans are in strong force in the vicinity of La Fere, 60 miles from Paris.  PARIS���������Additional French forces totalling  600,000 men will be ready for service in about 6  weeks,  , There is great activity in completing the defences of Paris^ Troops are arriving from West  and South of France and passing by rail around  City to their various locations assigned to them  in the encircling fortifications.  Meantime there is a stampede of non-combatants to escape from Paris. Tickets for trains leaving Paris today to the West and South were all  sold out last night.  ESQUIMALT���������There is absolutely no truth  in the reported battle with/ the Leipzig.  VALCARTIER���������Attempt was made early this  morning to wreck military train which left Montreal at 2 a.m.   It was unsuccessful.  WASHINGTON���������War tax is proposed on theatre and ball-game tickets.    *  WASHINGTON ��������� Official advices received  here today state that France is considering advisability of moving Seat of Government to Bordeaux.  WASHINGTON���������The capture of Apia and all  German Samoa by the New Zealand contingent of  British Forces was announced here today by an  official message to the British Embassy.  LONDON���������Reinforcements from Overseas are  now landing in France to strengthen the British  . forces there.  Recruiting in England is still amazingly rapid  and from all classes.  QUEEN ELIZABETH of Belgium, with her  children, arrived in England tonight.  LLOYD GEORGE announced in the House of  Commons today that the Moratorium would be  extended for another month. ^  ,1 .'���������>'  v"  ���������     ������������������'..���������?.���������-'&������������������} ������������������:*������ . 4 ^  . ,_Al_  THE WESTERN CALL.  Frida ^September, 41914  GERMAN MANSION SEIZED  .Croydon hall, near Dunster, Somerset, where a German noble, Count  Conrad Hochberg, has lived for ��������������� :-e  years, has been occupied by tl.s _>.������.-  lice.  It is magnificently furnished and  contains many art treasures. The  property is valued at ������100,000.  When war was declared the count  told his servants they might never  see him again and disappeared. Count  Conrad Hochberg is a member of the  princely German family of Pless.  EPISODES OF MOBILIZATION  -. A foreigner who was found tampering with a Great Western bridge at  Reading on Saturday gave the name  of David Brown. He was sentenced  to six months', imprisonment.  )   ���������  r       ���������  About 150 Germans arrested in different parts of England arrived at  Gosport on Monday and were marched to Fort Elson. They included  merchants, seamen and yachtsmen.  When a charge of cruelly working  a horse was adjourned sine die at  Greenwich it was explained that the  driver, the veterinary surgeon in the  case, and the horse had all been called  up for service.  Several property owners in Sheffield have decided to let the wives of  all, men at the front live rent free  during' the war, and the doctors are  giving free attendance.  The Foreign Legion for Great Britain, which is being raised in London,  will include Italians, Danes, Greeks,  Portugese, Spaniards, Poles, Swedes,  and Norwegians.  Officials in Cheshire are finding difficulty in securing suitable horses,  the shortage being ascribed to systematic purchasing by German agents  in recent years.  A recruiting sergeant who advised  a youthful volunteer' to run home to  -his mother was promtply invited out-  , side to prove which was the better  man.,  "The  men  were picked    off , the  'buses in the streets" was the way it  was put by the officials of the Lon  don motor 'bus companies, alluding  to the reservists.  Phone Seymour 9086  #<__3S>  m pay  ��������� Per Cent.  INTEREST  ON DEPOSITS  subject to cheque  credited  12 Times a Year  We give special atten-  ion to Naturalization  Closed at 1:00 O'clock on Saturdays  Specially insured "against burglary  and hold-ups.  NOTARY PUBLIC  Dow, Fraser Trust Co,  122 Hastings St., W.  2313 Main Street  Between 7th and 8th Aves.  McKay Station, Burnaby  A SEAFORTH HIGHLANDER  THE MEN WHO COMMAND  UNDER GENERAL FRENCH  A FRENCH KITCHENER  * The name of General Joffre, Chief of the General Staff of the French Army, was practically-  unknown to us in British Columbia before the outbreak of war. Yet General Joffre is like our own  Kitchener���������an organiser of victory. If France  had had a, Joffie in 1870 the Germans would not  have won.  His career has been exceptional from the first.  When war was declared in 1870 he had scarcely  finished one year at the "Polytechnique," which  corresponds to the British Royal Military Academy at Woolwich. At 18 he was given his commission, and as an artillery subaltern took part  in the defence of Paris during the siege.      \  . JJe attracted attention; be was employed in  the reconstructing of, the Paris fortifications  which followed immediately^ upon the war. The  forts at Enghien were of his designing, and one  day' Marshal MacMahon, after inspecting his  work, put a hand upon his shoulder and said, "I  congratulate you, Captain Joffre." Captain at  twenty-two!  So well did he conduct himself here that he  wfis sent to Portarlier (on the Swiss frontier���������  the Southern Gateway into France) to assist with  the now famous defences there. ".This is all very  well," he said, "but J don't want to make fortifications all my life. I want to coraimand troops."  In Tonkin (French Jndo-China) his. opportunity  came. He was senl into the field, and 'he^ came  back victorious every" time. After this he won  distinction in Formosa, in Madagascar, in Dahomey, and the������ in Timbuctoo, whHher be led the  remains of the broken column of ColoueJ Bonn������er  after-he had-put-new spiritinto rthe-menv^lrasr  by seizing every chance of foreign service, he  had learned his profession in the field. Then, iu  the middle 'nineties^ he came back to France and  went steadily upwards, working hard all the  time, until he was in 1911 asked to take the chief  command. - ^  General Joffre maintains that the warlike  genius of the French is as strong as ever. The  duty of a French General, he believes, is to prepare and use the old French dash and vigor to  the full.  In the field as in his office at the Ministry of  War he is "as hard as nails."   He gives orders  and expects them to be carried out exactly: if  they are not there is trouble.   He may sympathise  with the incompetent, but he cannot overlook failure.   After the manoeuvres of last year he dismissed five generals.   Paris gasped.   Every garrison in France got excited..   Nothing like it had  ever happened before.   General Joffre said nothing.   The five generals had failed; it was essential for France's security that they should be deprived of their   commands.    They   disappeared  from the active list.   France, which had known  little of this masterful Chief of the General Staff  before, suddenly became aware that its armies  were being reorganised by an exceptional man.  General Joffre does not believe in flashes of  genius. He knows that long and careful preparation is necessary. He has been at the head of the  Army-for three years. Never for a single waking  hour in those three years has he forgotten the  purpose for which he was appointed���������to prepare  for the struggle in which France is engaged today.   -    . .;���������..���������  Talking about the British Army a few months  . ago, he said: "I have never seen it.   I should like  to see it.   I must find an opportunity."   He did  not think then that the opportunity would come  so soon! -  France and Britain, and .for that part the  whole world outside of Germany, are happy in  possessing a Joffre and a Kitchener in supreme  command of the Allied Forces. Both fought the  Germans as young men in 1870. Their "minds  must have been then indelibly impressed and in  all probability both these men���������the most efficient  of their race���������have hardly gone to bed once in  40 years without conning over the chances of  , meeting the old foe and defeating them.  At the battle of Doorn^kopje Smith-Dorrien  was in command of the Canadians and the Gordon  Highlanders. v  His brigade was moving forward, fo attack the  main Boer position, when his Canadian corps and  the Gordons, being eager to get to; close quarters  with the eneiny, dashed forward so impetuously,  up the hill that they got out of touch with the  remainder of the brigade -and*were; on the point  of being surrounded.  Realizing this,8Gen. Smith-Dorrien, utterly regardless of the heavy fire of the invisible foe,  expert marksmen all, set off as hard as his'horse  could gallop, straight across the enemy's front,  in order to turn the Canadians and Highlanders  back.  The onlookers gazed with amazement as the  hail of bullets plowed up the earth all around the  gallant rider. He came through, however, wonderful to relate, without a scratch, and, having  succeeded in his object .returned to his position  in the rear of his troops to direc]t their further  operations.  In answer tp protests as to the risk he had  just run, he made the characteristic reply:  "Well, someone had to stop the Canadians  and. the Gordons, and I could not send anyone  else to face that fire, could It"  For this he was recommended for the Victoria'"  Cross.  Some twenty years previously he was likewise  recommended for the Victoria Cross. It was for  conduct in the Zulu war. ���������  One day, while put studying the lay; of ���������; the.  land, he was suddenly set upon: by a body of  Zulus.- He put spurs to .his horse and was galloping away with the enemy after him, when he came  upon a fellow officer on foot, who asked him to  let him hang on to his stirrup so as to help him  along. <  SmithrDorrien consented - and they covered  some ground in this fashion, when the officer,  thoroughly fagged out, entreated him to allow  him to get on his horse behind him.  Smith-Dorrien got down in order to help the  man up,' and had no sooner landed him' in the  saddle than the horse straightway bolted, leaving  its owner to the tender, mercies of the fast  approaching enemy.- . .  Nothing daunted, Smith-Dorrien, who at Har-  row had taken many prizes for running, sprinted  ahead with the Zulus, who are among the swiftest  and longest-winded* runners in the world, unpleasantly close upon his heels, until at last he  spurted into camp.and safety.  " This is the loan that commands under General  French today.  <.- The other man is General Sir Douglas Haig,  a cavalryman from.the crown of his head to the  soles of his feet, and spent several years in India  as inspector-general of cavalry.  He was also chief of staff there to the commander-in-chief; distinguished himself as chief of  staff to Field Marshal Sir John French in the  Boer war, and went through all the Soudan  campaign, including the final battle of Omdur-  man, under Kitchener.  BETWEEN THE DEYll AND THE PEEP SEA  One of the striking episodes of the present  turmoil in Europe is the confiscation of the home  of Prince yon Blucher, great-grandson of the  famous Marshall Blucher that helped Wellington  finish Napoleon on the field of Waterloo, Belgium, .  just ninety-nine years ago.  For 25 years back the Prince has been owner  of=the4sland 6f-Herm, one of therChannel Islandv���������  He bought it:under a mortgage held by one of  the German banks and has spent a large sum of  money upon his residence there, which dominates  the view.of sea and land in every direction. The  entire population is about 100, all being in the  employ of Prince von Blucher. and mostly  Germans.  There is only ~one landing on the island and  no one is permitted to land without first securing  a special permit, often quite hard to obtain.  The laws and often despotic orders, of the  Prince were enforced by the Chief Boatman and  Head Gamekeeper, who jointly held the office of  Chief Constable.  Naturally the British Government could not  tolerate such conditions under present circumstances, all the more a������ it was reported that the  German retainers of the Prince were reservists  /ind armed with rifles, gatling guns and even with  pieces of large ordinance.  So the Prince and his entire dependance were  expelled and the property confiscated to the  Crown.    '  The Prince resents this confiscation all the  more bitterly in that he has been an ex-patriate  for more than 40 years, having quarreled with  the Kaiser and hating him and all things about  him with a violent hatred. It is reported that  the Prince, with the present princess and her  family, are on their way ';to the United States,  where they will reside until present troubles are  overpast.  LOUVAIN.  Louvain, the Belgium city rased by the  Germans, was not so much an art emporium as  it was the great centre of the Jesuit propaganda,  on earth. Here, forty odd years ago, was inaugurated the.scheme to train journalists to capture  the press of the English-speaking world and the  then avowed plan was to educate a eorp of trained  journalists so that a onan could be placed in a  prominent position upon the staff of every daily  paper of any note in the English-speaking world.  The tone of the press during the past years  seems to point to a successful issue of this  campaign.  Phone Seymour 943  Davies & Sanders  General Contractors  :: 55-66 DAVIS CHAMBERS  615 HASTINGS ST. W.  *************************************************** *  B.C. EQUIPMENT CO.  MACHINERY  DEALERS  CONCRETE  MIXERS. STEEL  CARS, ROCK CRUSHERS, ELECTRIC,  STEAM AND GASOLINE HOISTS.      .WHEELBARROWS, TRANSMISSION  MACHINERY,   GASOLINE  ENGINES, PUMPS    ,  '  AND ROAD'MACHINERY.  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Co., Ltd.   ��������� ���������  Of.00 -  One Yemr  4  '  < j  **************************  FROM THE PROVINCES  v*4l^4-^^>^^^*^*S**SH������^M^t^^*^,I*>$>>S*^*,2i*I>*S'*2>^*  SCANDINAVIAN EDITORS,  WELL PLEASED  Swift Current, Sask.���������Touring  Western ' Canada, thirty-six' Scandinavian newspaper men, the majority  of them from the United States, stopped off at Swift Current on their  homeward trip through Saskatchewan  this week. Acting as spokesman for  the party, H. S. Norelius, Scandinavian correspondent for the American Press Association, expressed surprise at the marvellous development  of this section of the West.  "Nothing can detract from the excellence of your spil," he said, "and  nothing can retard your progress.  The rest of the world doesn't know  enough abou^Canada. In many cases  it has. been misrepresented, and for  our part we' now know the real truth."  Mr. Norelius also stated that Scandinavians in the States now number over  4,000,000, and that the increase due  to immigration from Norway, Sweden and benmark is being continually  augmented. The Scandinavians maintain 126 newspapers in their native  languages in the United States, and  it is inferred that the present tcur  of ihe newspaper men will prove to be  good advertising for the Swift Current  district.   .  WAR ACTS AS STIMULUS  Medicine Hat, Alta.���������Preparing to  take full advantage of the improved  trade situation looked for upon the  announcement of the first decisive engagements of the opposing' armies or  fleets, the Maple Leaf Milling Company is crowding' construction work  on its new plant at Medicine Hart  The main building, a six .storey affair, was begun some weeks asjo, and  should be ready for machinery installation by fall. The, first machinery will be designed to turn out at  least 1500 barrels.daily, and this'capacity will later be doubled. Theman-  agemtnt has-in .yiewthe handling of  at least a portion^ of-this year'sTgrain i  crop. No less/man five/Other industrial plants are now in process of completion here, all of which anticipate a  rush of business as soon as active production can be Started.    '  S. B. Redburn  & CO.  We are offering this week  exceptional values in  . Ingrain Papers  Now, is the time to secure  your paper for your front  room, dining room or hall  and to have them done for  the least possible outlay.  Before placing your'order  for Fall decorations, kindly  call or. phone  & 0.Redburn & Co.  2317 Main Street  ::  Silverware and Cut Glass  AT HALF PRJCE  1 ' <  ,  Otir entire stock of silverware and cut glass j;  has been marked at exactly half price., The reason ��������� [  for this sale is to make room for our new shipments. .:  These goods are the very finest quality and contain ::  no shop worn goods. Sale will last for one week. ; [  ������ Here is a rare opportunity to purchase wedding gifts ;;  at big saving prices.  Phase Pair. 996  Heeler's Nursery  Corner 15th & Main St.  Carries a full stock of .  Flowers  Potted and Cut  Designs  FOR  Funerals  Weddings  Social Functions  AND  Public Events .  Phone Fairmont 817.  OHARLBS KEELER   '  Geo. (j. Bigger, Ltd.  Jewelers and Diamond Merchants  23   Hastings Street, west 23  Note Our New Address NEXT TO REX THEATRE  ������H"I"M "M "M X1111111 X X111 It 11111114 111X* 1***** 11 It till **  *** XXX XI11 11 H M Hit **** X >*   1111111111 MWfl 111111 * **  South Shore Lumber Co.  LIMITED  Lumber flanufacturers |  1 Front St., Foot of Ontario St.  PHONE Fairmont 1S4       VANCOUVER, B. C.  lM4lftl||l}Mfr>frlfr4ft������|llftlftl|44|ll|l4{ll|l|$ll|ll|ll|ll|ll|ll|ll|ll|l      4|l4fr4^������4fr4fr<{44$������4^ftl|l|fr,ft4^l<$44^������4fr4jfc������t4������fr4fr4ft������}������4{������  ��������� The Housewife's Summer Slogan  "Cook With Oas"  j  No husband who cares for tlie comfort of his wife and no housewife  who would properly safeguard her health during the summer should  neglect to consider the advantages of cooking with gas during the  coming heated term.   /  The Cost is Small-The Returns are Large  At the present time we are able to give prompt service in the making |  of connection with onr m������in������. hence we advise yon to ������ct promptly.  A phohe'call oh New Business'Pepartment, Seymour 5000, will place  at your disposal full particulars concerning connection with our mains..  A visit to onr snlesrooms will enable yoo to see ������ full line of gutr*  anteed Qas Appliances, suited to every pnrse or particular demand.  VANCOUVgfcQAS CO.  *  Carrall and  Hastings St*.  -    Phone  Seymour soo<t  M38 Oranvllle St.  Near Davie St.  **^***********************.' ****M'********************  We deliver and hang . Telephone Sey. 843  all Shades complete in place  F. W. BOWES & Co.  MANUFACTURERS   OF  Window Shades, Brass Curtain Rods and Fittings  Measurements taken and  V Estimates given.  All Colors and Sizes made  to Order  1257 Granville St.  VANCOUVER, B.C.  .yM~$******$Hi^*****&******tt  NATIONAL iLTUBE AND REFINEMENT I  ,:.���������-.������������������'.������������������.'������������������ .J.  ���������  Can we measure the value of example In bettering- the social, moral ���������;.  and mental condition of home, civic or national life? *  A living example is a powerful factor in leading up to culture and *  refinement. as a national asset.    What more so than  that of an artis- *  tically   made   home   nestling  among   beautiful   flowering plants;   roses, *  flowering and  evergreen  shrubbery;  shade trees, all  encompassed  with *  hedges of holly, laurel or privet.                                                            .           ��������� ���������  Cultivate a habit to spend your time to make such a home, and ���������  visit our Greenhouses and Nurseries; see our stock, and get expert ad- *  vice from our capable and courteous employees, which will greatly aid *  you in  your effort.    Our stock was never better, larger or of greater *  variety. l In our stock of-over $100,000 we have everything that culture *  R ���������_���������    and  refinement demands*co make a home a credit to the owners and *  ">*    pleasing and interesting to the community.                                                  ^ %  Catalogues mailed free on application.                                                 "     - j.  ::  Royal Nurseries, Limited  Office���������710 Dominion Bldg., 307 Wasting* It. W.  ��������� Phone B������7X-.oar 6556.  STOBX���������3410 Ora&TiUa St.    Fhon* Bayvtow 1936.  Greenhouses  and Nurseries at Royal  on  B.  C.  Electric  Railway,  Eburne Line, about two miles south of the City limits. ������j  -  Wlumm���������Xborua 43. j  fc ^,*,i,\il**********'tril********>>^^  PRIUNG SOON TO START  Cardston, Alta.���������Already /on the  ground at the site o fthe new oil well  which is to be sunk a short distance  to the west of Cardston, seven car-  labds of supplies have been delivered  to the west of Cardston, for drilling  is being proceeded with. The drilling outfit now being assembled includes timber for derrick, besides engine and boiler, drills, steel pipe,  blacksmith supplies, etc. The, original stockholders in this enterprise  are chiefly local citizens who became  interested as a result of the expert  reports showing the undoubted presence of high grade oil all through the  South country. Meanwhile preparations are well in hand for the opening of Cardston's Fall Exhibition next  week; .,.  STOCK BRAND ACT.  A new-act respecting Stock Brands  in thje Province of British Columbia  was passed dated March 5; 1914.  Brands as Evidence bf Ownership.���������  The presence of a recorded brand  on any horse or head of cattle is  "prima facie" evidence of exclusive  right of ownership, which is valid only  for the period of tenure for which  such brand is allotted.  Penalties���������  Any person who brands or assists  in branding any- stock with an unrecorded brand, or who brands with  his own brand any stock of which he  is not the owner, without the authority of the owner, or blotches, defaces,  or alters any brand, renders' himself  liable to a penalty of Two Hundred  Dollars.  Record Office���������  After June, 1914, the work of recording brands for the whole Province  of British Columbia will be in, the  hands of the Recorder of Brands, Victoria, B. C, to whom application for  registration should be made on the  proper forms, accompanied by the  prescribed fees.  Cattle Brands���������  Brands for cattle should consist of  not less than two characters, and the  position of the brand on the animal  should be stated. ���������  Where the same brand is used for  both horses and cattle, it must be  registered as two distinct brands.  The fee for recording a cattle brand  is one dollar.  Horse Brands���������  Any horse brand selected by the applicant may be registered, provided  that it does not conflict with brands  already recorded. The position on.  the animal must be indicated.  The fee for recording a horse brand  is one dollar.  Duration ef Brand*���������  Registration of a Brand under this  Act provides legal ownership for a  term ot four years from tbe last day  of December, 1914.  Cancellation hy tho Miniator���������  If any two or more brands of stock  have the same or conflicting brands  recorded, the Minister may. if be deem  it advisable, authorize the cancellation  of the brand last recorded, or (with  tbe sanction of the owner) of any  brand previously recorded, and may  allot another ln lieu thereof without  charge.  Application forms may be obtained  trom the Recorder's office or from tbe  local Government, Agent. Copies of  the Brand Act may also be obtained  on application to:  W. T. McDONAJ-D,  Recorder of Brands,  Victoria, B. C.  ������M'."������,1"M"H '1*11X 11 IH It I HI 1 *********** It 4 HI 1.1 H 1111IIr-  Subscribe to The Western Gall  l- *f."-'l  *AW������ ACT  Vancouver   Sand   District���������District ot  Coast   Kmutc 3.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Agnes' L.  Clark, of Vancouver, B. C, Housewife,  Intend to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted ten  feet above highwater mark on Schooner  Passage opposite Branham Island;  thenca 80 chains east; thence 80 chains  north; thence about 80 chains west to  shore: line; thence southerly along shoreline to point of commencement, containing 540 acres, more or less.  Agnes L.'Clark,  ' Rice O. Clark, Agent.  Dated June 23rd, 1914. .  ���������laatm* (DMlal rial ���������*���������*��������� Solid act. W������_dlM Rlag aadaltfta*  u2r������n��������������� ���������*��������� **If or���������������������* ������������������������ ������<>��������������� ��������������������� P������r !Io.������4i4UU������or������.  Cf|    |i      If the Cash-on-Delivery System is in use in your country, then  II    11     you need only ^^ 10/ for either 2 Rings you select and pay  I Hi Ut    balance when yoa receive the Rings.     Iistcre, Lt^, Ijl, Elf tali  MASTCKS'   LTD.  ILLUSTRATED  CATALOGUE  may be seen at  203    KINGSWAY  any day  between 8 a.m.  and 5 p. m.  Saturday till 12  noon.  Orders left with  V. Odium THE  WRSTBRV  ^ALIi  Friday. September 4, 1914  7  THEWESTERN CALL  PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY  BY THE  TERMINAL eiTV PRESS, LTD.  HEAD OFFICE*.  203 Kingsway, Vancouver  Telephone Fairmont 1140  Subsorlntlons  One Dollar a Year In Advano������  St-BO Outside Canada   *  If you do not get M���������ALL" re^aily  it is probably because your subscription  is long overdue; Renew at once. If paid  up, phone or write complaint today.-  MONEY  George de Laval eye, professor of economics at  Liege University 45 years ago, was the leader of  the great Latin Union formed to preserve the historic ratio of silver to gold, from the inroads made  upon it by legislation disqualifying silver as a  . money metal, and enforcing the single gold stand-  and upon the nations. .  The writer of this article sat in his clas sat  Liege and visited his home times without number  and remembers vividly his words that seem al-  , most prophetic of the increase of monetary pan-  i<js���������the increase or poverty for the millions and  * millions fo rthe few���������the woeful    increase   ot  prostitution and finally tbe awful crash of na-  , tions that would ensue should the bi-metallists  ��������� lose the fight and gold become the world's money  standard. *\ "     .     .1  The last.round, of. this."fight of the stand-  . arda'' was fought out in the United States in  1893, and the motto of the Republican party,7'In  Gold We Truat,"'carried them and the .single  standard to victory, not only in the United States  but in the whole wortd-  The gold standard is then, in its completed vic-  to*y, juat attaining it'* majority this year. Surely  George de Lavaleye was a prophet; millionaires  * and paupers abound in every jand; prostitution  .has become an eviTso vast that the nations stand  Nftfbast as they seek a remedy; monetary panics  have become almost our normal condition today,"  and now our whole civilization is threatened by  a colossal collapse. All nations have suspended  payments in specie, and are today practically  on a greenback basis.  Why not take the Jbull by the horns and listen  to Pe Lavaleye, "who, being dead, yet speaketh"  ^ from the ruins of his loved city, Liege, the brave.  BJOTAJN TOT!  You have been_offered_a_cowardIs_truce,   Peace���������and a lasting shame!  Ah! but little they know you still  Who plotted to blast your name!  little they recked of the wrath unchecked  Which Has leapt to a blinding flame 1  Mother of ours, our hearts are true  -  To the trust that our sires bequeathed.  We had striven hard in the cause of peace  Till the shameful word was breathed.  Our answer comes in the roll of drums  And the flash of a sword unsheathed!  Your sons shall offer their lives, their all,  Your daughters their sons shall yield  To the mine-strewn sea where the grey ships glide,  To the hell of the stricken field,  Guarding the fame of your cherished name  With the strength of that living shield.  We fear not death in your hour of need  For honor can never Mie!  Mother, our arms shall be strong today  As thy sons' in the years gone by  To keep thee free as thy circling, sea,  Free as the open sky!  **************** \ XX \ I'l M' V** I'l 1' I i l**i*  CRYSTAL PALACE A HOSPITAL  ::  ::  The purchase of the Crystal Palace  has been completed. Cheques totalling ������230,000 were paid to Lord  Plymouth, who had made himself  responsible for the purchase price-to  save the palace for the nation. The  palace and park are now vested in  trustees for the use of the people. Sir  David Burnett, who was elected chairman of the trustees, says that he has  offered the palace and park to the  War office for use as ta temporary  hospital. His action is heartily approved by the trustees.  '****<<***************4.**********^^  GERMAN PIETY.  Papa Wilhelm's letter congratulating -the  <3rown Princess over her husband's first victory  reminds one of the telegrams the old King Wilhelm sent to Queen Augusta. "Punch" at that  time broke out into verse about it as follows:  "By grace divine, my:dear Augusta,  We've had another awfjil buster:  Ten thousand Frenchmen sent below.  Praise God from whom all blessings flbw."  A MODERN ABSALOM  LAND VALUES IN WAR TIMES.  / A hopeful view in reference to the war and  its probable effect on the financial situation is  taken generally by Western business men whose  judgment always carries weight. Regarding the  possibilities for a long-continued struggle such  as might paralyze business and caujse a universal  financial panic, such an outcome is too remote to  merit serious consideration, these men assort.  " It is unthinkable," said one today. '' Take  the case of Germany, for instance. In normal  years Germany imports about one billion and a  ���������half dollars more of agricultural products and  foodstuffs than she exports. With the British and  French fleets already in command of the seas how  long can Germany hold out t A half-starved army  js not a very good fighting machine.  ."''With Germany dependent oit Austria for her  food supply, the peace treaties would have v to  follow; and this outcome can be postponed but a  few months at farthest."  v, In regard to real estate values in Canada as  affected by the war, the same authority called  attention to the fact that these have been steadily  maintained for months past in the face of adverse  conditions on all sides. "And why?" he continued. . '' For the simple reason that these values  are intrinsic and not merely speculative. It is a  safe inference, therefore/ that the productive  possibilities of Canada cannot be<destroyed by a  few .months' fighting in Europe. The land will  still be here when the fighting is all oyer, and it  will be in demand more than it ever was. After,  the war I look to see another big emigration movement from Europe to Canada; and it is hard to  see how land values���������and by that I mean intrinsic  values���������can suffer in any, way from the present  crisis."  AS TO THE BANKS.  (The. Regina Province Standard)  All the assistance which the Government of  -Canada is endeavoring to give to the people  through' the medium of the banks is being held  up by the banks for their own additional security.  The banks are inviting reprisals thereby, which,  unless we mistake the temper of the Canadian  people, will not be long delayed. . . . Ordinary,  commercial credits have been cut oftV Every*  business in Canada is suffering. Farmers suffer���������  the security of the wheat, which is better than  gold, is no longer taken. Municipal governments  suffer. Canada is as badly off, in fact, as if she  were without banking facilities. The. assistance  the Government extended has not reached the  people���������has not passed beyonfl the control of the'  banks. Credit is practically non-existent, and-  without credit the business fabric cannot hold  together. . . . The banks have" been extended  privileges by the Government never before, in all  Canadian history, allowed them. After September first they can issue "paper money" in addition to the present issues, equal to fifteen per cent,  of their combined capital and reserve. Bank notes  have already been made legal tender., The banks'  can .receive, from the Pominion Government;V  Pominion bills for securities deposited with them.  It was not. intended by the Government that  these tremendous advantages should be possessed  -by the banks for their own uses.   Those steps;  were taken solely for ther purpose of aicling-the4  people of Canada to maintain tbe general structure of business.   It ^as intended^ that the banks  should be in position to carry on their ordinary  business of supplying the country's needs in the:  way of credit.   If those steps had not been taken'  the banks would have  been  justified  in  their  present stand, to some   extent  at least.   T%ey-  would have had to protect their own interests;  The Pominion Government took upon itself the "  protection of the interests, of the banks, so that  the banks could protect the country's interests.  But. protected in everyway though they are, the  banks are accepting all the assistance tendered  them and passing none of it on.  SPECIAL FOR LABOR DAY  We think that even the union Wn will ap  predate the humor of the following bit of vers*  which just appeared:      ' ...  ' , V  All his life in a union shop,  He'd daily earned his bread;  ,   They buried him in a union grave,  When the union man was dead.  He had a union doctor,  *  And he had a union nurse;   .  He had a union coffin,  And he had a union hearse.  They put him in a union'grave,  When he was good and dead;  They put a union monument   *  Just above his head. u  -���������"'��������� ���������     "V v ������.��������� ������������������ -."  And the nhe went to heaven,  But to stay he didn't care;  He kicked because he said that same  Non-union men,were there.  He went down to the Other Place,  .,   And there produced his card,  Then Satan drew an earnest face  And studied good and hard. .  And then he l,iught, his hands did rub,  Till he thought he'd nev������_r stop;  "Lord bless my soul," said Beelzebub,  "Why, this is an open shop!"  The Boston American, just to hand,  contains the following remarkable article off the German Kaiser from the  pen of Mr.'C. O'Connell Galyin:���������  William II., Emperor of Germany  and King of Prussia, up to date the  most powerful monarch in Europe, as  he is proudest and hautiest of men,  has had one ambition since he came  to the use of reason. That ambition  is, that in the cloistered, aisles of  Westminster abbey, he might one  day sit in the chair, in which English  rulers have sat for a thousand years  with like purpose, and bowing his  head have placed upon it the Crown of  Great Britain.  William of Germany has hugged  that hope close to his heart ever since  the hour, in HJ88, when he ascended  the throne of the Kaiser, as successor to his lamented father,. Frederic,  the Noble and the Good.  A withered artti is the source of  William's anti-English hate. When  his mother, Princess Victoria, -eldest  daughter, of the English Queen, was  expecting his. entrance into life, her  mother, Queen Victoria, came over  from Windsor to be with her daughter  in the hour of trial. An elderly English doctor, who was in charge, lost  his head and his nerve in the crisis  and Princess Victoria's boy came into  the world maimed for life.  'The day William ascended the German throne/ when his universally  loved father died, a victim to cancer,  a shiver, confined at first to ,high  state circles, was felt in England.  Before many years certain things got  noised abroad and .soon the shivering  grew epidemic. The epidemic has  never been stayed. England shivers  today in her every nerve and fibre at  the mention 6f the Kaiser's name.  Diplomacy, strained at times to the  breaking point, has held off the evil  hour when the Kaiser was to lend attentive ear to1 the call of his ambition. The late Edward VII., uncle  of the Kaiser, made many trips between London and the Continent, going on one occasion;'even to Berlin,  tp placate his fiery ^chew and plead  with him not to break, the bonds of  peace: Edward's last'illness had its  source in a violent scene that took  place in the palace at Potsdam between the two rulers, And when Edward returned to London after the  trip all who saw him leave the train  at Charing Cross station knew that  his days were numbered.  In the few years that have elapsed  since then there has been no one in  the royal circle bf England strong  enough to influence William into  paths of lasting peace. He was biding his hour.   That hour has come.  William of Germany would \ have  struck at England three y������iars ago,  when she stood alone in her "magnificent isolation." But the astute  English ministers, fed with the news  by a watchful foreign office, got wind  of the move.  Haldane, the then English war secretary, was dispatched overnight to  Paris to see what France had to offer in exchange for England's vast  navy. . Haldane was satisfied with  wjLat_J__u saw.^ JH������l .jretujm;:tp^Lo*-  don,.. reports to Asquith, the Prime  Minister, what he had seen and heard.  "All right," said the Prime Minister,  "Wire France we go in with her." And  the compact was made.   That compact \>  drove William to the heights of frenzy.  The night of the day whetf-the bargain was struck, between England and  France, Mr. Asquitlr Jsent Chancellor  Lloyd George down to Woolwich to  speak as the Cabinet mouthpiece at  a Liberal banquet. He was told what  to say and hej_aid it.  That Lloyd George speech at Woolwich made all Europe get ready to  close up Its shutters. Straight from  the shoulder the British .Chancellor  hurled defiance after defiance Into the  teeth of the German Kaiser. He was  told to come on, to fight or stop talking; that England was ready for him  and the sooner the guns barked, the  better England would like it.  The haughty William gasped as he  read Lloyd George's words of challenge. Then he Bmelt a rat and he  sent trusted secret service men. up  into Paris to find out all they could  and whether England and France had  got together, which William suspected waa the Becret of England being so  saucy.  The agents came back to Berlin. The  story they told him made his face  grow pale.. They had found that  France had quietly and silently, with-  by day. and suffering the horrors of  nightmare whenever the "War Lord"  at Potsdam speaks an angry word or'*>  a German   airship   flies   across   the '  Straits ot Dover. _  Germany, whose ruler has been cha-''  fing for this fight for a score of years,  knowing France's feeling towards her  land as the Kaiser does for "& reason  that is personal V and also because  Britannia owns all the fairest and richest colonial possessions on the globe's  Burface, leaving no room for the.flag  of the Teuton.  These are the forces. None mightier have faced the world since the rule  of the Caesars. Once this triple struggle, starts, with* Russia and maybe  Italy aiding England and France, the  task before Germany and her allies  will be terrifflc.  Neither will it be a holiday for England, for upon her will fall the full  brunt of fighting Germany at sea.  From the moment.the first gun is  fired between the English ; and the  German fleets, England's navy officers will have their pace set hot as the  stride of a thoroughbred racing to the  front over the turf and hurdles of the  Derby racecourse.  The" possibilities of that Anglo-German .fight on the seas are too appalling to think about or to measure.  Has England a Nelson to-day? If;  such a man exists let him -come forth*  and declare" himself,   for   his   work  out any. fuss or parade, been working !" ^2^VTT^       ^  ? ��������� .  wonders with her army.   They found! l^lle^r  that France had organized and was at  that moment ready to use the most  perfect artillery service in the world.  Light machine guns with almost uncountable firing power, mounted on  motors and motor cycles, making every  man a fort in himself. All the old  ideas .discarded, every new idea adopted. They found a chain of forts across  the Franco-German frontier, each  link In the chain a miniature Gibraltar. > <  -  Most sinister of all, those German  agents found France the owner of the  greatest aerial army in the world. -  William of Germany paused &b he  heard those reports. When the Investigators had finished their .tale hia  mind waa changed. Then came his decision. It was to wait a few years.  And he postponed action on Lloyd  George's speech. '  But night snd day the flreB glowed  ill the great Kropp arsenals and the  mighty Nesmltb hammers in the imperial shipyard* pounded out the armor plates tbat were to hurry along  the building of tbe Kaiser's mightiest  fleet   '���������  England responded to Germany's  naval activity with a naval programme  of her own so stupendous and so costly as to literally "stagger humanity."  Tbe great arsenal at Woolwich, the  shipyards at Portsmouth and Devon*  port and Newcaatie-on-Tyne were ���������given dreadnoughts and super-dread-  noughts to build as freely as if the orders were children's toys for the  Christmas trade. ���������  France, with her superb army, is all  ready to fight, so that she may wipe,  from her escutcheon the red stains of  1870, her loss of Alsace and Lorraine,  and Jhe infliction by Germany of a  war indemnity which Bismarck meant  and felt would beggar France forever,. In which be was mistaken.  jBngland,J_it^M  largest and   most   powerful   in-the  world, Is sick and tired of shivering  w m Piii m mm into  The man of the moment, not only  in Italy, but also in Europe, is the  Marquis di San Giuliano, Minister for  Foreign Affairs. His voice and views  more than those of any other man except King Victor Emmanuel will decide the. immediate course of Italy's  foreign policy. The most difficult  and delicate problem that has ever  faced an Italian statesman since Italy  became free-and united faces him today. But the author and prosecutor  pf the campaign against Tripoli is  not the man to shrink from it.  The marquis is a Sicilian of Norman descent, some sixty-three years  old, a senator and an inveterate student of international affairs. In  nearly thirty-five years of political  life he has held but four offices. His  appointment in 1905.as Foreign Minister was not well received in Vienna  and Berlin. He-knew far too muelr  for the comfort of his country's allies.    '  Happily;  the  King, who  is Italy's  wisest statesman, and the marquis see  eye to* eye. ; Both worked together to;  make the Tripolitan adventure not  merely a, success, but the beginning  of. a new Italian risorgimento (resurrection). Neither is a Jingo;" neither  seeks or wishes to revive those colonizing enterprises that received so  great a check at Adowa; but each is  convinced that Italian interests can  no longer be maintained by a merely  negative policy.  What line they will together map  out in the present crisis will be known  in a very short time. Meanwhile, it  is werth remembering that when the  Marquis di San Giuliano was the Italian ambassador in London some six  or seven years ago he never disguised his faith that the old friendship between Great Britain and Italy  should be something more than a tradition and should be cemented by  practical co-operation between the  two countries in the sphere of European politics. >       ���������"-:���������<  AN ECHO FROM DR. WILD  Mr. G.-VG. Rublow, chief tdairy instructor for Eastern Ontario, asserts  in the Peterboro Review that he heard  Dr. Wild, of Toronto, more than a  quarter of a" century agp predict a  war in 1914, which would involve  practically every European country,  that. Great Britain would be forced  into it, and that the prominent battles  would be between the Britishers and  the Germans. Modern fighting equipment would be tried out and the Germans would only be conquered after  the  most  stubborn  resistance.    The  climax would be reached in a great  battle in the city of London, which  would flush the.- gutters with human  blood. j '  Rev. Dr. Wild often declared he  was not a prophet or the son of a  prophet, but' based his arguments  upon the records found in the great  Pyramid of Gizeh in Egypt.  Dr. Wild of course believed and  taught, like all who hold that Britain  today represents I sreal of old���������that  the British arms would finally  triumph.  cinwnilii  ���������;, Below the the figures published by;'  one of the, aggresive Moral - Reform  Associations. ; This part o'f the-world  doe^ not seem to beV growing .good  at a prodigious rate:���������,  V "The American yearly expenditures  are as follows:  White   Slavery  .........::..;.$3,000;OQd,000  Intoxicating Liquors ...... 2*000,000.0003  Tobacco  1,200,000,000  Jewelry ..........*.... 1,800,000,000  Church work (at home) _   250,000,000  Confectionery     200,000,000  Soft Drinks ...;.......    120,000,000  Tea and Coffee .'.     100,000,000 :  Millinery   ....: :.............    '90,000,000  Patent Medicines .��������� ���������      $0,000,000  Chewing Gum ���������---,������������������_     l&OOO.OOO  Foreign Missions ............      12,000,000  FIRST MAN FROM CAN-  ^ ADA TO FALL IN WAR  i-: Harry deVRastner, an Austrian, who  kept* a dryVVgoods store on St. Lawrence   Boulevard near  St.   Catherine  street, Montreal, for    a number    of.  years, was killed in one of the first:  battles  between  Austria  and  Servia. <  Kastner returned to Austria last fall,  after  meeting with  serious  business  reverses in Montreal, and had been  ordered to join one of the regiments  operating 'against Servia immediately  after war was declared.  PERPETUAL WAR IN  THE UNITED .STATES  and fully reciprocating;  hating Erig-: M  (1  The plain fact !������������������onceV their fleets  come to clash, England must destroy  Germany's naval power, within seventy  two hours, or as such as fate, the German flag will be flying over Windsor  Castle by Christmas..  ��������� .  Blow after blow must follow each  other rapidly; victory after victory  must be won in quick succession by  England, until she has captured, destroyed or sunk every battleship .flying the German flag, or Great Britain  will be in a state of famine within  thirty days.  Forty million of people are cooped  In the narrow confines of England,  Scotland and Wales. To feed those  myriads of human being three times  a day England has to import from.'  abroad by ships fully 80 per cent. of\  the needed provisions, if not more.' '"���������'"/  Germany's great fight will he to intercept tbat stream of food piipply as/  it comes towards British ports������hy the  Baltic, through the Mediterranean or.'1  on tho north and aouth Atlantic.  England win throw out, her   long1  lines of battleships to keep the line  for the food supplies open.   Germany  will fight to break those lines.   There  will he the fateful contest.  If England loses, her famine-stack;  en millions will plead for peace with  Germany. ~   -  8bould Germany lose, the flag of the  Fatherland'will. diaappear from tbe  seas for at least a generation.  Germany's first move   will   be   to'']  blockade the Suez Canal so as to head  off all food supplies coming to England from the East and the Orient.  The great fortress, of Gibraltar will  be able to hold back any attacking  fleets trying to dash into the Mediterranean by its western entrance.   But;  the North Atlantic is a wide fighting-  fleld.; >Th>r(B>'Ia where England will  need herMargest^fieets^to save-her-  home population from the jaws  of  famlneV .^    :,-,���������.'.:' '*:.   ���������������������������'���������'���������.     ',���������;.;.,  London, with 6,000,000 people, has  only 18 murders annually. The  United States, with 90,000,000. has  10,000 murders, a year. Friday, September 4, 1914  THE WESTERN GALL.  4T  6  A Message form England's Real  Poet Laureate  I  For all we have and are, .   ,  for all our children's fate  Stand up and meet the war, the Hun  is at -the gate. ���������  OurVorld has passed a^ray,  In wanton overthrow;  There's nothing left today  But steel and fire ind woe.  ������  Though all we know depart  The old commandments stand���������  In courage keep your heart  In strength lift up your hand.'  Once more we hear the. word  , That sickened earth of old���������  No law except the sword  Unsheathed and  uncontrolled.  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Duke  of Connaught sent from the Government House at Ottawa to the Van-:  couver Exhibition is as follows:���������  ' "I have much pleasure in declaring  the Exhibition opened and wish it  every success.   Arthur." ���������  The message which His Royal  Highness sent was promptly and suitably acknowledged.  The programme for the opening  consisted of addresses by President  J. J. Miller, His Worship T. S. Baxr  ter, Jonathan Rogers, Rev. Leslie- Pid-  geon and James Finlay and a number  of musical selections were rendered.  The Western Triple Choir, under the  directorship of Mr. George Taggart,  rendered "O, Canada," "God of Our  Fathers," "Heart of Oak," "God, the  All Terrible," -"Canadian Born,"  "Rule Britannia." Solos were rendered: "The Dear Homeland," by  Mr. John Jenkinson; "Land of Hope  and Glory," Mrs. H.-H. Roberts;  "Neptune," Walter Stevenson; "The  Veteran's Song," Mr. John Jenkin  son; "Marching Song." British Pat  riotic song, "Rule Britannia," by Miss  Gretta Harvie.  The. speeches and the building were  notably. Imperialistic, and Presidt-.it  Miller in opening the cereuio ly,  pointed out some of the d:fficu3tics  under which the Exhibition had .la-  bored to bring about a fair in sp'te  of the fact that war was in progress  and was having a marked effect on  Vancouver's commercial life.  Mr. Miller's speech was an address  of welcome. He said that others had  seen fit to cancel their exhibitions in  the "Northwest, but Vancouver, with  he* characteristic    spirit, had    gone  forward with its plans and preparations'and the result was now apparent.  He told of the Vancouver inhibition Association's labors on behalf 01  the British Empire-r-of how ;t had  turned_over its grounds to the_ Irish  Fusiliers and of its efforts to i ...ike  Friday night , night, September .4,  which .is the opening night of, the  Horse Show, one of '^Jie best of the  series, so that the proceeds from the  Horse ShoVr, whiSh wi)l be turned  over to the Vancouver War Fund, Will  be very large.  Mr. J. J. Miller theri ��������� proceeded to  tell the Exhibition, visitors how big  and extensive the exhibition was. He  cited briefly'. something of the nature of the exhibits in the various,  buildings and their educative value.  Mr. Miller then gave place to His  Worship Mayor Baxter.  The Mayor had sincere praise for  the confidence expressed by the Vancouver. Exhibition Association, ' and  uttered some words of appreciation  for the work 'and the plans of the  Vancouver Exhibition Association in  proceeding with its Exhibition in the  face of what seemed at the start to  be insuperable difficulties. He said  that he hoped everybody recognized  that by doing this, the Vancouver  Exhibition Association performed a  duty, a patriotic duty, and a fearless  action. He said he hoped the citizens of Vancouver would show the  Vancouver. Exhibition Association  that its confidence was not misplaced.  He said it was a duty to keep trade  and commerce alive. He continued  that we would not all have to risk  our lives in war, and yet we are afraid  ���������:some of us���������to risk our dollars.  The Mayor then went on to tell of  the actions of a very large section of  the community in hoarding their  money. He again congratulated the  Exhibition Association for its confidence in Vancouver, and said the  Board of Directors recognized their  duty to keep things going and that  they kept things going.  He then went on.with a request to  the people assembled to turn out to  night again, and help swell the Vancouver War Fund by filling the pavilion, the proceeds of which will be,  turned over to the W^r Fund.  Before he ������������t down the Mayor said  that he* would help all he could to  see that the Vancouver Exhibition  Association would nofhaveto ~face~a  deficiency'at the close of the Exhibition.- '    '������������������',���������V/ "'.-..  Mr. Jonathan Rogers, president of  the Vancouver Board of Trade, Rev.  E. - Leslie" Pidgeon, President of the  Rotary Club;v James Finlay? President* of the Industrial Bureau; then  followed with short addresses.  During the evening Mr. A., D.  Kean, Chief *of the Cowboys, led 40  of his cowboys into the arena and  marched around to considerable applause. The men made a brave snow,  and it was remarked on the platform  that if the Allies left wing were reinforced by men of that stamp it would  have but little trouble in repulsing  any number of Germans.  The Horse Show opens to.iitfht at  8 o'clock sharp in the H^rsc Show  pavilion.  The Vancouver Exhibition Horse  Show will be opened tonight in^the  big stock judging pavilion on the Exhibition grounds. That performance  will be one of the biggest and best  of the entire series of horse show  nights.     '   '  Of particular interest is the fact  that y.e proceeds of the show ^will be  turned over to the Vancouver War  Fund, and a large attendance is further justified by the fact that tonight's performance will be one of  the most extensive and interesting of  the whole Exhibition.  Competition in the various events  will be particularly keen and some  very smart turn outs are expected on  the tan bark. The events start at  7:30 with six single trotters.  At 7:45 four hunting pairs will be  put^through their paces and 8 o'clock  three single broughams and three officers' chargers will enter the lists for  honors.  Four combination horses will be  called at 8:10, and 8:20 an intermission will be announced in which the  T)utton Troupe���������that clever vaudeville caste���������will entertain the gathering for half an hour  At 9 o'clock the Corinthian cfess  will-enter the ring for judging, and  at 9:20 the feature of the evening  show will be brought on, this being a  special high jumping contest between  the classiest jumpers in the coutnry.  This last event Will close the first  evening of the Exhibition Hors-e  Shi>;,��������������������������� but special pert mnances wi!!  be Aput on at all the*shows on the  Skidway.  The singing competition which will  be held in conjunction with the Vancouver Exhibition will be open to  choirs of 25 members from any scho'-l  in British Columbia.' Mr. J������>hn Han-  bury, the well known lumberman of  Vancouver, has generously offered a  handsome silver cup value.l at ?100,  which will be competed for annually,  and to this each year will be addvd  medals by the Exhibition Association.  Two test pieces of own selection in������-  harmony with two or more parts, will  form the subject of the competition,  which, will be held at the fair grounds  on Friday evening, September 7, at  8:00 o'clock.  The   Official    Programme   for   the  Fair, Showing the Various Days  Thursday, September 3.���������Opening  Day.  Friday, September 4.���������Manufacturers' Day.  Saturday, September 5.���������Children's  Day. '  Supday, September 6.���������Closed.   ...  Monday, September 7��������� Labor Day.  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TAKE NOTICE that Catherine Florence Beatty, of Vancouver, B. C, Lady,  intends to apply to .the Chief Commissioner of Lands for & license to prospect for coal, petroleum and natural gas  on the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted at the  southwest corner of Lot 2025,������Groifp 1,  N. W. D.; thence north 80 chains; east  80 chains; south 80 chains;\ west 80  chains to point of commencement, containing 640 acres more or less.  Catherine Florence Beatty,  Per Agent Thomas J. Beatty.  Dated 6th June, 1914.  OEDAR COTTAGE PRLSBYTERIAN  CHURCH  Rev. J. O. Madill, Pastor.  Sabbath School and Bible Classes  at 2.30 p.m.  Prayer meeting at 8 p.m. on Wednesday. ���������  Young People's meeting at 8 p.m. on  Mdhday night.  ���������-urcotrram &_urD. manic*.  XHstrlct of Wow WMtulurtm.  TAKE NOTICE that Catherine Florence Beatty, of Vancouver. B. C Lady,  Intends to apply to the Chief Commissioner of Lands for a license to prospect-for coal, petroleum and natural gas  on the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post plalnted 80  chains north and 20 chains east of the  southwest corner of Lot 2025, Group 1,  N. W. D.; thence north 80 chains; east  80 chains; south 80 chains; west 80  chains to point of commencement, containing 640 acres more or less.!  Catherine Florence Beatty,  Per Agent Thomas J. Beatty.  Dated 6th June. 1914.  ST. MICHAEL'S CHURCH  Cor.  Broadway and Prince  Edward  Si  Services���������Morning Prayer at 11 a.m.  Sunday School and Bible class at 2:St>  p.m.  Holy Communion every Sunday at 8 a.u_  'Evenlnfc Prayer at 7:30 p.m.  and lat and 3rd Sundays at 11 a.m  Rev. G. H. Wilson. Rector  fc4_JH> ACT  ���������aaoonver band   District���������IMsteict   of  Coast Bangs Mo. a.  TAKE NOTICE that William Moore,  of Vancouver, B. C, Tinsmith, intends  to apply for permission to purchase the  following described lands:���������.        ,  Commencing at a post planted at the  northeast corner of Lot 496; thence.east  80 chains; thence south 80 chains;-thence  west 80 chains; thence north"'80 chains  to point of commencement, (Containing  640 acres more or less. *'  WILLIAM MOORE.  William   Henry -Wooley,  Agent.  Dated June 8th, 19M. '  VAVXOABia WATttS VmOVSOTZO*  V    . ACT.  MACDONALD MARPOLE COMPANY,  LIMITED, hereby give notice that they  have under the said Act deposited with  the Minister of Public Works, and in  the office of tlie District Registrar of  Land Titles at Vancouver, B. C, plan  end description of a .proposed extension  to- their wharf on the fore-shore at  False Creek, Vancouver, adjoining Lots  20-25 Inclusive, Block 23, D. L.\198, ln  the Vancouver Land Registry District   .'  AND TAKE NOTICE that after the  expiration of one month from the first  publication of this notice,- the said Macdonald Marpole Company, Limited, will  apply to the Minister of Public Works  for the approval of, the said plan, and  for leave-Jto construct the said extension.^     w  DATED AT 5 VANCOUVER. B. C, this  29th day of July, A.D. 1914.        ���������(  MACDONALD MARPOLE  ,_.v COMPANY, LIMITED.  S. Mary the Virgin, South Hill.  (Cor. Prince Albert St. and 52nd Are.)  8:00 a.m.���������Holy Eucharist.  11:00 a.m.���������Matins and sermon.  (Late celebration on 1st and  3rd  3:00 p.m.���������Children's Service (Third  Sunday).  4:00   p.m..   Holy   Baptism   (except  Sundays). ~ V  7:30 p.m.���������Evensong and Sennon.  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The Strawberry  Root Weevil constitutes _ tbe ' greatest  obstacle to the successful growing of  strawberries in certain sections of the  liower Fraser Valley; the investigations carried on* demonstrated tbat  the control of this insect was dependent npon cultural methods and the  system of cropping, and for this reason these aspects of the problem bav*  been fully discussed in addition to tbe  economic questions involved in the  control of the weevil. Copies of .'this  new Bulletin are free to those who  make application to the Publications  Branch, Department of Agriculture,  Ottawa.  ON ALCOHOL ANP TOBACCO  M->.^^H-H~H^-^M~H^~H~H^*  "SAFETY riBST"  Has been the watchword of The  Mutual from the day it was organized in 1869,up to the present  time.  Only those forms of investment  consistent with the absolute security of policyholders have been  adopted.  The result is an institution that  ��������� is among the most'stable in the  '. Canadian Financial World.    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'<***>i i it;it 11: t"i i- i v*������. i <* *���������  Luther Burbank, the great horticulturist, on being asked his opinion' Is  to the use of-tobacco, -gave the following reply:   - ���������  If I answered your question simply  by saying that I never use tobacco-  and alcohol in any form, and rarely  coffee or tea, you might say that .was  a personal preference and- proved nothing. But I can prove to you most  conclusively that even the mild use  of stimulants' is incompatible with  wprk requiring accurate attention and  definite ..concentration.  To assit me in the work of budding���������work that is as accurate and exact as watch making���������I have a force  of twenty men. I have to discharge  men from this forcb if incompetent..  Some time ago my foreman asked me  if I took pains to inquire into the  personal habits of my men. On being answered in the negative, he surprised me by saying that the men I  found unable to do the delicate work  of budding invariably turned out to.be  smokers or drinkers. These men,  while able to do rough work of farming, call budding and other delicate  work "puttering," and have to.give  it up, owing to inability to concentrate their nerve force. Even men  who smoke one cigar a day Can not  be trusted with some of the most delicate work. Cigarettes are even more  damaging than cigars, and their use  by young boys is little .shorjt'of criminal, and will produce in them the  same results that sand placed in a  watch  will  produce-���������destruction.  I do not think that anybody can  possibly bring up a favorable argument for.the use of cigarettes by  boys. Several of my young acquaintances are in their graves who gave  promise of making happy and useful  citizens; and there is no- question  whatever that cigarettes alone were  the cause of their destruction. No  boy living would commence the use  of cigarettes if he knew what a useless, worthless thing they would make  of him.  fMt**4V'S,,4V'j*4Mt''M^**i'4w������M8'4>,4V4*'4fr4^ .%  FRANK TRIMBLE REALTY CO.:  I Real Estate and Insurance Brokers J  CONVEYANCING  RENTS COLLECTED  r        LOANS NEGOTIATED *  t  PHONE Fair: 185 260 Kingsway J  Vancouver, B. C.  <|M|HH'������'i"i-<"t"t"i"i'<"i"t"P������'i"i"i"i''i''i''i'.i������ 'M������t"t"i"i"i":"i"i"i"8"H"i"i"t"i"t"M"t"i"t<";'  The Lee Mason Co., Ltd.  V    MIDSUMMER   CLEARANCE   SALE  Wallpapers, Paint, Varnish, Oils,  'Brushes, &c, All Greatly Reduced  Best quality Paint, $3.00 for $2.50 G&llon  .    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Senast 'utkomna   nummer     af  [industrial Progress forsoker ofver  tyga genom braskande uppgifter,  mderteknade af 25 framstanende  liffarsman, att     affarsutsikterna  f)ch fbrhallande i allmanhet icke  namnvard grad kunna storas af  let pagaende kriget och att' af-  farerna i det stora hela kommer  |.tt fortga oafbrutet. .  Dessa herrar, som siikerligen  Ijalfva under goda tider forsatt  |ig i sakerhet mot sviillt och for-  ikelse later tydligen icke forirra  hia tankar till den mindre affars-  iannen och folket i     allmanhet  ,m i dessa redan hardt tryckta  |der aro tvingade till all jnbjlig  prsakelse och som redan i manga  Stall varit. handelsen, afven.aro  [pdsaikade att upphora med den  la kommers som utgjordt hans  lagliga brod.   Ett faktum ar att  igen enda kommers i Vancouver  tor nagra blomstrande    affarer  eh de fiesta kunna knappast up-  Jehalla sin existens sfi. som det nu  och den kommande, ," vintern  lotses af de fiesta med storsta  |ro.    Detta hvad Hffarer betraf-  ir. Kommer sa den arbetande  Elassen sa ar noden har annu stor-  je. Arbete finnes knappast att fa  ich i de fiesta hem dar en stor fa-  lilj beror pa mannens arbetsfor-  Ijenst ar, iwden ganska stor.  [Det tjetrlr jntet till att forsbka  \k bl& dunster i ogonen pA, all-  lanheten d& den nakna sanningen  tirrar en i ogat.' Det ar noglitt  |tt saga till folket, s&som premier  [cBride, att. hafva bdpp och t&-  imod ofver denna harda     kris,  ten detta stiUar icke hungern pa  |en utblottade.'   Det later istallet  am ett han for den som noden  [Sstar.  Kriget ar et af de hardaste slag  )m drabbat Canada och Vancouver lider icke minst af af de odes-  [Sgra foljderna.    Det ar en god  ik att hafva goda forhoppningar  _h talamod i.bistra tider, men des  egenskaper kan afven vara till  lor skada om de sa skola fdrvilla  att varningen for,.kommande  [6d gar oss ohord forbi och noden  lor sitt intrade utan att man ta-  mrminsta^ steg att mota den.   Da.  ^ndet befinner sig i fara ar det  ike godt att insofva befolkningcn  den-falska tron att nagon nod  |cke star for dorren.  Det harda allvaret stirrar oss  j'edan kallt i ansigtet och hvad  |kall den kommande vintern bju-  la oss?  Detektiv skjuten.  Forra torsdags natt blev Rich  Ird Lewis nedskjuten a 732 Alex  Inder St. under fbrsok att arreste-  ' Mickey the dago" som forut  [S; kvallen knifskuret en person &  Empire Cafee a Hastings St.  Levis gick tiilsammans med de-  histiy McLeod till platsen i fra  la for att arrestera Mickey. Nar  fcrren oppnades affyrade denne  f,i skott. mot Levis som traffade  >nomV i'brostet.   Det gevar som  ivandes var en dubbelbossa med  fsagad pipa.    Nar McLeod:hor-  |e skottet skyndade" han in fran  ikdorren, dar han fattat. posto^  jroei.de att Mickey skulle forso-  la. undkomma^ genom denna, och  Itottes af Levis, som afsvimmad  iiil i hans armar, utropande "Mic-  py skot mig.'? v  Efter dadet flydde denne ut-  ||ter Alexander St, mot Heatley  iive. och hamkajen tatt foljd af  lurit, chaufforen for;patrullvajg-  jen, som obevaphad satte ��������� efter  lyktingen tills han aterkallades  if. McLeod for att forsla den sStra*  Je till General Hospital.  Tre personer aro. invecklade i  tnifdadet, som detektiverna Mc-  .eod och Levi? Kbllc pa att utre-  De Sro "Mickey" soin utfor-  Vancouver, B. CTi juni 1906.  Det har. kommit Red. tillhanda  ett af Carl Bowmans poem, som  blef skrifvit 1906 med anledningen  af den davafande Syensk-Norska  situationen, och som Calle Bowman ar for tillfallet borta i ber-  gena, sa taga vivoss friheten att  har atergifva det samma.  Red.  For nagra ar det snoa nagot har  att aka slade ar oss svenskar kar,  och Ous och jag, vi tankte det var  bast  att f&nga Klas, och taga han till  hast.  Vi Klas oeh gr.p, dar han pa ga-  tan gick.  och rep och slade vi ock genast  fick.  Han for vart akdon sedan spandes  for,  fast han var arg och' visade humor.  Ut  Ej-tankte vi nar Klas han strackte  ut .  skull*   ta  krog,  fortelte han, att uti f jarran vast  bejgagnar svensken Norges son till  hast.     ,  Och Mickelsen han ock f orbannad  blef  och genast da till sjalfva zaren  skref,  och talte om att. Klas har varit  ~ hast  och dragit svenskar ��������� i den vilda  vast.  En plott blef fonnad inom nagra  dar  bland Norges tstorman och med  Rysslands zar.  Dar skrefs och taltes for en manad  mest  hur Gus och jag begagnat Klas  till hast.  Men sa till sist det dabeslutat  '   .Wef,  nar svensken norskar liksom has-  |       tar dref,  (en egen kung det vore bast att  foreningen i Nord d&  slut,  ty det blef sedan ofver  last,  att Gus och jag begagnat Klas  till hast..  Vid hvarje krog vi stoppa varan  Klas, '  nar Gus och jag gick in och tog  ett glas,  men *Kl&s han lika   icke   varat  ���������kiiep, n  nar vi i stolpen honom band med  rep.    ^ ' ?  Men Gus han sa', sta   still   din  dumma torsk,  du drager svenskar, fastan du ar  norsk.  Star du ej; still,, sa f&r du af oss  1 vspo,  du bindas skall likt d^ur som ater  ho.-  Nar Bjornson horde hum Klas  han drog  tvS stora svenskar if ran krog till  ha',  'och ej mer svenskar omkring Ian-  varlden det dra.  Och nya stadgar da i Norge skrefs  och unionen if ran flagganrefs. .  De ville icke vara svenskens hast  och drifvas rundt i oster och i  vast.  NU INKOMMET  Dr.  Hakansons  SVENSKA'  SALUBRIN  KOSTA  V7lr medicin mot hosta och foiv  kylmriir sviker aldrig.  Vart Alagic botemedel mot hot  ta och forkvlning torde svika i ett  fall mot 200, och i detta fall aro  vi villiga att Aterbetala, hvad som  erlagts tor detsamma.  Ofver hufvud taget. ar det den  basta medicin vi ri&gonsin sett.  Orders per post en Specialitet,  Bkandinaviska Apoteket  RODA STJERNAN  Skrif p& Svenska.  Red Star Diiig Store  63 Cordova Street Wett  Midt emot Hotel Manitoba.  Telefon Seymour 1063.   .  pZ525Z5i!Se!RL52.5Z5S525Z5.^^  Och "England med behag ock tris-  ten sag, ���������  och Edward gaf till kung sin egen  mag,  att styra baggen bland hans egna  .    berg ,  och gifva   sillens   skutor   egen  rf  farg.  En Haakon kom pa tronen da han  v   ������!ck   ' '   ,  och Norges   krona   egen ' skalle  fick.  Att detta hande, orsak den var  mast  for Gus och jag begagnat Klas  till hast.. f  Carl Bowman.  KOMIHAO  att den nya naturalisationslagen  trader i kraft den 1 Jan., som ford-  rar att personer for att blifva Ca-  nadiensiska * medborgare m&ste  hafva varit i landet 5 ar, och sar-  skildt forhor infor en domare.  For narvarande  kunna personer med god karaktar som varit  bosatta i Canada under tre ar blif-  ^va Canadiensiska medborgare.  Droj ej for lange utan    besok  genast  J. Fred. Sanders  '���������^Notary Public  601 Holden Bldg. '  VANCOUVER  I  I  I  1  I  I  a  a  a  a  fran den 3 till 12 September  1914  $60,000  i Priser och Premier  Anmalningar mottagee et senare an  den 20 Augusti  Utotallning af priserna hos  Manager H. S. ROLSTON.  424 Pacific Building  Vancouver* B. C.  SES2SB_BSH������<lS2ira_B������^_^S2_2_SS__rasa_^S2Sa5SS2S2_ii_4^^  isa_S  de d&det, Thomas Hogan som blev de han af, sina kladersom voro i  knifskuren' och Barney Martin, ett bedrofligt skick. Senare pa  som var mejl "Mickey" och som morgonen fick man hora talas om  tros ha planerat tilltaget. dadet och pdlisen underrattades.  Thomas Hogan satt vid lunch- j Bjlodhundarna eftersandes och  countern nar Mickey och Martin foljde ett spar i granden, men for-  intraffade. Den fSrstnamnde gick lorade ater det. Alja hus i grann-  ratt upp till Hogan och stack>kaPet har no������a undersokts af po  knifven i ryggen pa honom utani1*8^ rae������ annu har e3 H^ada-  latt saga ett ord. "Jag har gjort ren antraffats  det," sade Mickey till"   Martin,  hvilken sistnamnde yttrade:  "Godt nog for honom, den for-  domde skvallraren". Forst rea-  liserade ej Hogan, att han var  skuren, men i nasta minut foil  han baklanges fr&n stolen. Nar-  staende som asett handelsen trod-  de att Martin var den som begatt  dadet och fasttogo denne under  det att Mickey sprang ut pa ga-  tan. Poliskonstapel Mackie efter-  kallades och tog Martin till polis-  telefonen och telefonerade till po-  lisstationen att vara pa lockout for  Mickey. Nar Martin sag. att han  plaserades under arrest, ya.t'.han  villig att taga polisen dit han  trodde att Mickey holl sig dold,  hvarpa Levis, McLeod, Hunt och  Martin i patruUvagnen begafvo  sig till Alexander St.  Spaningen efter Mickey borja-  des  genast och polischefen  Mc  Lennan sande    omedelbart      sin  chataffor till New "Westminster efter  cellfangels'ets  blodhundar.  Returntrippen till New Westminster gjordes pa, 45 minuter.  Sedan hundarna losslapptes ila-  de de utefter Alexander St. och  sedaii nedfor Heatley Ave. mot  hvarfvet dar de forlorade sparet.-  En bromsare pastod sig; hafva sett  en person strax efter midnatt  springande utmed jernvagsbanken  oeh det ar troligt att dette var  Mickey. En man som enligt be-  skrifning lar varit Mickey ankom  vid 3-tiden pa fredagsmorgonen  till Dominion Hotell och bad att  fa tala med en af bartenderna; in-  nan han lamnade hotellet bdrsta-  Mickey som lar hafva gatt under sex olrka namn ar fransk-Ca-  nadiensare till bbrden. Han ar  25 ar gammal, medellangd kraftig  byggd med langt yfvigt har och  vager omkring 169 pund. For en  del manader sedan rymde han  fran Walla Walla straffangelse,  dar han uttjanade ett langt straff  for liknande forseelse. Han ar en  beryktad brottsling och skjuten  utan tvekan om han ser sig kring  rand. ���������  I lordags natt dog detektiv  Richard Levis a, General Hospital.  Han var endast 28 ar gammal,  men hade redan vunnit anseendc  som en god detektiv och var.. sar-  skildt omtyckt for sitt oppna man-  liga satt. I april 1910 in gick han  vid narvarande poliskar och ut-  namndes till detektiv i maj'1911.  Tiilsammans med detektiv Tisdaie  utforde Levis haktningar af  Clark och Davis och kom for ett  par manader sedan en hel liga  falskmyntare pa'sparen.  Gift strax innan han ankom till  Vancouver, eftelamnade Levis An-  ka' och 3 barn, af hvilka det aid-  sta ar 4 ar gammalt.  PRtJKT- OCH FARMLAND.  Om Ni onskar en farm medjamt  land, och inga^ravincr eller mos-  sar i narheten af B. C. Electric, be  laget vid god landsvag, en mil  f ran jernvagsstation, s& gor ett  besok hos undertecknad.  Vattensystem, elektriskt vljus  och telefon kommer att installeras.  En del 5 acre lots kunna annu er-  h&llas for $700. Villkoren aro  $25.00 kontant och aterstoden tit-  strackt ofver en tid af 6 ar.  Flera svenskar finnes bosatta  alldeles i narheten.  James Brooks  - 401 North West Trust Bldg.  509 Richard St.  Hotel West  444 Carrall Street  Vancouver, B 0.  PETER GIOVANPO, Agare.  Jens Oteeft, forest&ndare  Vancouvers nyaste hotell med  ofver 100 rum. Alia stora och  ljusa med varmt och kallt vatten  samt telefon i hvarje rum. Forsta kla8s buffet och gafee. .  Moderata priser  MRS. MARY rURBERO  Baramonka.  tJtexaminerad i Stockholm.  916 Cotton Drive, Grandview,  (Hornet af Cotton Drive oeh  Venables St.)  BAflTA JARNVAGEN TILL OSTERN  The Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul RIy.  Finart* genomgftende t&g melton  .   SEATTLE OOH CHICAGO  hvarest forbindelse gores med alia tag till ostra, sodostra och  dylika platser. -  ( '.''*'. ���������  Bada tagen ha Standard och Turist Sofvagnar, Matsal och  Coach.    ��������� .'  For vidars underrattelser angaende' dessa genomg&ende  tag, pilettpriser och s& vidare, var god oeh skrif till eller besok  A. W. MA8E, Commercial Agent  H. B. EWER, City Ticket Agent.  443 HASTINGS STREET WEST, VANCOUVER, B. 0.  Den nya banan ar deii kortaste.  2_B525e_������__SSS25Z525E_aSZ525^  Canadian. Pacific  Snabba, genomgiende t&g till Ottern gtfr forbindelBe med alto 1  Fartyg fill: Europa  Standard, Tourist and Dining]  Cars  t    . Regular* af wglingar till  British Columbia Coast Canneries, Prince Rupert och Granby  Bay, Vancouver, Victoria, Seattle, West Coast Vancouver  Island, Prince Rupert och Alaska, Nanaimo, Union,  Comox, Vancouver, Ladysmith, Tacoma, Victoria,   Upper Fraser River, Gulf Islands   For vidare upplysningar hanvande man sig till:  J. MOB, C T. A. 434 Hastings St. Vancouver, B. 0.  S. Goranson (SI Co,  328 HASTINGS ST. BAST  Enda Svenska Grocery Is Importingaffar i staden.  ���������    Alia Svenska deWwtesser p& toger. -     Gif oss ett besok!  aK525B5E5H5S525H5E525_52_a5aSH!^  ICapplopningar vid  Minoru Park  Pagligen  ^i*  Brown Bros. &  Co., Ltd.  BLOMSTERAFFAR    .  Frukt- och dekorationstrad  Krukvaxter,      blomsterfron,  blommor och begrafningskransar.  ��������� Tre affarer : ���������  48 Hastings Street, East  402     Granville     Street  782     Granville     Street  Skandinaviskt  Bageri  Alia sorters svenska brod, sojta  limpor, Vsockerskorpor, smorba-  kelser och kaffebrod.  Alia bestallningar utforas nog.  grant. ..'  FRU MARTINS HEHBAGERI      ,  505 Richards Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Cameron's Store  For Men  Handgjprda    kostymer      fran  $15.00 'till $25.00  Stetson hattar.  Nyinkomna varor for hela sa-  songen. -  Stanfields underklader och vat-  tentata arbetsskjortor.  6 Cordova St. W. Vancouver, B. C.  i  a  o  a  a  a  a  a  a  !a  gj     Kapplopningar foreg& i&val regn som solsken. g  3_BS2SaSSSZSSSESH_BS_SH_raS2Sa_^SHS2SHS2S2S_S2SEE^_^^  !5Z5Z5ES������5252SE5iSiSZSZ5ZSZ52S2SZ52  Speciella t&g afg& fr&n den nya Granville St. stationen kl.  12, 12:30 och hvar 15de minut dar efter till kl. 2.  R.ainier  Hotel  JOHN BINDER, Agare.  Hornet af Carall & Cordova St.  Storsta rum i Staden.  J. O. Alhberg  Earls Road  Svenska konserver och spece-  rier finnes ailtid pa lager till bil-  iiga. priser.  Gor ett besok! V ,  EJ  vid behof af UR jamte  REPARATIONER   ������  m! m. besoka undertecknad.   <������������������  Ni erhaller det basta mot huma-  naste priser.  FRANS AHLQVIST  Svensk urmakare  49 Cordova Street W.  Oriental Hotel  REVELSTOKE  Cor. Front & Benson Sts.  Etabliserad ar 1885.  ���������Hufvudkontor for skandinaver  Rekommenderas- i  vkra, lands-  mans atanke?  Rate $1.00 om dagen.    Gif oss  ett besok.  .    J. A. STONE.  Tel. 203. V Box 191 i if, r  THE WESTERN CALL.  J]rida2i_Segtenib���������M^9i4i  CAPITAL, $500,000 (NON4>ERSO������AL UABItiltY)  HAS SIX. CLAIMS ON HOTHAM  ^ MILES NORTHWEST OF VMSTCiOUVER.  .-. V;  / ������������������ V  . '��������� ���������  *    *' .--.���������*-���������*- <  *'.������      <���������  one  '������������������'"'������������������ V;->'VV��������� _ ;;;-. Ore in Cut and on Dump Tunnel with Crew  The character of ore b magnetite and copper psrrites, affording a splendid flux and insuring minimum smelter charge.  The confidence of Vendors is proven by their willingness to accept payment for property out of shares and returns from mine,  cent of cash.   There is no Promotion Stock.  A Cleaner or More Assured-Mining Proposition has never been submitted to the Public.  -AFEWFACTS.  Not  1. Enough work done to secure frown grant.  2. Sole_water rights on creek.   Abundant power.  3. Exposed ore-body running through claims.  4* Open cut in ore-body ISO feetin length.  5; Ore^body croMcut on 200-foot level.  6. Elevation of tunnellOOO feet  *7. 1500 toils ore in sight and on dump*  8. Average assays $12.92. ' '  9. Ore is self-flwung.    ;    ,'  10. Directors receive no pay till property is shipping*  \\, Steamer calls bi-weekly at Company's floating dock*.  12. A .2000-foot chute will convey ore .from mine to scow.  13* Arrangements have been completed for erection of this chute.  14*   Bona-4de investors can confirm these statements by visiting; property at Company's expense  Only a limited amount of stock for sale.  . ���������  Assay of Htytt fir������������|c. Ore t������Hen prom "TWN Chimctv  Gold, Q*. per ton        Value Silver, Cs. per ton        Value Copper % 'Value Total per ton  6.10   1122.00     g.5    $5.01   13.75   $44.00  f!71.00  Tbe above is a picked sample and in no way figure* in profit calculations, but goes to shew what value* in gold, silver  and copper ere to be met with in the ore body.   Away made by J. Q'Sullivaa., f.C.9.  Tbe Prdfits asiuredi for the small amount of capita) require*), teem fabulous, bill the enormous amount of ore easily obtainable, the  desirable nature of tbe ore, the easy access to mine and the favorable shipping facilities make this proposition as certain as anything  human ever can be. APPLICATION f OR   SHARES  ������araml)3 Mining Company,MmitBd  (Non-personal Liability)  authorized capital, .$500,000  president:  josiah matcock  Capitalist. Lynn Valley, B. C.  .VICE-PRESIDENT  FRANK UNDERWOOD  Merchant, North Vancouver, B. C.  MANAGING DIRECTOR  JOHN CARMICHAEL  Mining Expert, Lynn Valley, B. C.  BOARD OP. DIRECTORS  SDWARD MATCOCK  Capitalist, Vancouver, B. C.  FRANK UNDERWOOD  Merchant, North Vancouver, B. C. >  .JOSIAH MATCOCK  Capitalist, Lynn Valley, B. C  ���������������������������'., JAMES PHABSON '  Agent, Lynn Valley, B. C.  JOHN CARMICHAEL  SECRETARY-TREASURER  EDWARD MATCOCK  SOLICITORS  MESSRS. BOWSER, REID & WALLBRIDOE  ,        Canada Life Building, Vancouver  AUDITORS  BUTTAR ft CHIBNB  Chartered Accountant*, Vancouver, B. C.  BANKERS    ������������������ -1  BANK OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA  BoramN Mining Company, Limited  NON-PERSONAL LIABILITY    ,  HEAD OFFICE, LYNN VALLEY, B. C.  Authorised Capitol. | 100,000, divided Into 610,000 share* of One Dollar Each.  %OEer of 35,000 tharea ������f the Capital stock.  form of Application  TO THE DIRECTORS OF THE BARAMBA MINING COMPANY, LIMITED:  t ', '��������� ' _ '.'.'       V       ���������....������������������.���������'��������� 4  *    WKGlVOBy     UQrSWltBi(4llMIM*������MIWI������IN������IMaM,HHN>,������HMnMMHIMMIt������iV*IMMM,M(lll4M,IHHt������l*l*������ '  being payment In full for. . . ~ .fully paid up and non assessable shares of One Dollar each of the capital stock of the above  Company, and I hereby request you to allot me that number of shares, and I agree to aocept such shares, or any less number that may  be allotted to me, and I authorize you to place my name upon the register of members in respect to tbe shares so allotted to me.  (WITNESS)  ���������/  Signature  .������_-;  Address  Dated..  _ 1������1..__  Occupation  Cut this out, fill In and send today to Fiscal Agent, with Cheque.  SELLING AGENTS TO WHOM APPLICATION SHOULD BE SENT  Thos. Duke.. ....  .......329 Gore Avenue, Vancouver  Mac Beth & Brown  .....578 Richard Street,Vancouver  The New Investment Co  .:.���������........:.......,.........................336 Pender St. West, Vancouver  Pound & Third....    ..:.L..:.::......:^................. .4173 Hain Street, South Vancouver  Prank Underwood.:. ....        ...::....\���������.;.:...^...,.,:::...;/::.::.^...-;::..:......6 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver  W. C. Breedlove ..............            ,.- .20 Hutchison Street, Montreal, Quebec  T. Timson..............      ............. 3 Huseum Square, Leicester, England  All Payments to be Made by Cheque in favor of the Baramba Mining Company, Limited  DO  NOT NEGLECT THIS..OPPORTUNITY.


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