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V^7:.-^--',lV'^77'v������������������ -��������� 'v 7;-"-w--wW'*^7----v-.-,.. ^w^'s^-*-- -���������-���������������������������  %^y^yyyyM0y^xyyyyyu yyyyycyyyy ^7#^1  w^'yyMiMyyM^My^yyy. &*;y$i  ' jf; |^in^||S|^^|^^  gtbSJ>^l-5ij_i^������tattW ^^���������������������������'���������;  *p������fp^pw*^c������^^^;^'; Y"*^^  feiar  _^i^ ^i_ii^^S_^___l_i___lal_^  _K_^_9iH_S___*i___^*^l^^_____l______________8_l  Pf������  ES-tiiufc  W_  m  I^H  fS&*r%e>*a  ^iJ_^*������  %J  t^^lla  <^ ������i  _  ^ i  ltf*Cft^^  '*        jJ  ���������j^-   ���������!  |,^**w*ot|  "*-* a  1 *^ wwH  ���������>���������%_  ">i --ft*JM*_1  J^irJ  C      '^S'1    ������j~X3.<  t^Mii&Si ^  life!  K_9__TTri.  Faffy*^'''7  y  -1  >���������  ^J  s*^*--*****_  HSPIbt'./  ���������<r  rvt-xJ  *rJ'>j5  l -^s** _ps  hiwffi  -?*_          1  _r^,>_a  able to say tJioro are no, blots or "'mistake*.  .':-      so w<v woiild like to say about bur life.  )        , ,0\' course:��������� evpryoiio. has made "some mis-  4;     lalcos <i hd si>ufc havo made many; but.next  y:���������*������������������ ::*r^M^^:tin:viv tried and failed than never to  yyyy^^m^myy' : :'-- ���������y,.yyyy::y-yyy,v.y  '���������-������������������ yyyy^yt-xyivy y ���������'.' ���������������������������'������������������ -��������� "��������������������������� ���������-- ���������'y* -��������� ��������� ?< '.--7^  -���������"^^T^rfe'Sl^*^^;l.A.l2-'ha������ been ;������ prosperous'and  y}X^f0i%yPli^'4P>y Vaiic'ouve'rN:tnd4iui year 191^  yy;;g;^^i^;ifc������^n*r';tiiu*}*s iu store:, May ���������Vaneouvcr  ^r|^,v(:^ff^HJHsh'^ we keep our pages clean  l'!7;^%*ui4d.3iidi*als, as a cily aud as a nation;    ���������  .���������^���������;������:^ k<iep a diaiy in which  ���������:^f;>*e^h^<fay''is^7_itlif������Uly recorded, and af tho  y^^y'^^^i.'^^y^'yi is interesting and instrue-;-,  \ ' \y&'*iW������:M se������v,hb\v. you have spent the last 365  .- ./������������������'..������������������'.';"���������.*<r*!*^"H ,���������.   . .-��������� ' ���������*''.. '-i ���������  -������5Sfe?^-^J^TMAS FlSTIVItlWI;  yI' ^' X^hristnias has dome, and gone again   Dur-  :-;;;;^3������fev*he passing ages the day has lost much  L: ; ^.itsTtrne significance.   Of course everyone  ;l>^:'ftiek^������wledgt*s that, primarily, it is kept in  K :;^|.^oriu*iemoration of Christ's birth j but it in  ;j^*||riOpet fought of as a holiday���������a time for  ���������;.^-;|_������4i<Sh'a'nging gifts and having a jolly time.  7^'|Thftfegula r grcef ing,'' A Merry Christmas,"  i^f^witf* the sentiment.   By the children it is  ^^7;;*^������ardcd as a time when Santa Claus comes.  2: ^7 ;*nd this custom of a Xmas saint, though very  JQr bhtertaining, is originally of heathen origin.  4   ;>Tust as   Good   Friday has  lost ita true  ��������� iueaning, so has Christmas.     By different  ;- people it is celebrated in different ways���������  7 *5>tne at home, some at theatres or dances or  ' bajaqdets, or in carousing, but by few in true  keeping with the birth of Christ.  affairs  (<on<3ernod; va-Vid,  far  ;-do������ on f;..^;-; )y''.-'ti^iti;-  V-V.  'y^y-L  S_nta CU_g As Other Tongnes Pronounce It.  Germany���������St.. Nicholas,   Kriss   Kringle:  rlfolland���������Sunder Klass, Sint. Niealaah, Sinter Klaas; Switzerland���������Samiklaus; Helige-  laad���������-Sonner Klas; Voralberg���������Zemmnklaa:  Alsace-Lorraine���������Nnecht Dupreeht; France  '���������-Le bon papa, le bon de Noel, petit Noel:  Austria���������Nikio or Nigio: Russia���������Elka  (fir  tree);    Italy���������Babbino;    Poland���������Giviazka  '..^(little star); Scandinavia���������Krictine; Bohe-  -iuia���������Jfiricek;    Denmark���������Jidenissen:    Ire-'  'land.���������Niamb Nieklause.  - ^.,....,v,.,,..v., ...i^w^taT _.   i^yy$^yM$?:M%Q^  absolute.noeeissity y.. a'ttd that probic'nr rhiisf ��������� 'v^rl^l-^^hiji^^in^st':he-'"the y  alternative and that js the/-disintegration.��������� of7.t1v^-':;ivm.pit*V. f '.^/i^'VV^'-;' ;.'���������. ���������'-.--���������>';' _ ���������.'���������':'���������  -   Addressing himselt" to the-0p*positioh^Ii'������^j)^6eee������icd  ;-;Safcasnv:���������-^������������������yy- ���������������������������-������������������-- -'--:���������-----.- j^t^-1 -������������������ -yy-yx-.^^v~-^^^^--'----^--~-^r '���������������������������-��������� .-^r------  "Inov wish-to exanune for .a inomenl tlt<' .siiicerilv  ol' hon. 'gentlemen  .,t)ppbsiije^ and-'es"iWi'i'ally7b'fiXhe tight hon: lCadefciof :t He Opposition; in regard-'r  >to Imperial defence.   AVe^ha^e ^%rd "a flfreat deal about joyaity: arul 1 do not  ��������� know; why J>oU.members:;b^p������sfte^cont^ of the fact that they 7  are loyal. Tt seems to 1^-incUn^berit iipbn^ithe'^fo' be eontinuaUy, rehiindinjr  us of their loyalty to^tl^ British^hnpire: *;';;������owj^'������^i'-:\iv*"wili take their loyalty  .lor granted for the time;being.;-and! we^ will-'no^v-a-rialy/.e for a moment some  of the statements they have made recently in this debate, and .compat-e them  with statements made by theni during the last. tenv'^'a'ti's. "'v' .   y  Dwelling on ''Anlouon^v'' ia������ a*Tvoeatcd by Uic^fapposition.-he spoke thus  ict brief:��������� .-������������������'"'. " "���������." ^yy-'y- '���������  "We have heard it from every inemher oirTlhe^other side of the Ilousr  <_������ho haa spoken on this question, representing, from time 10 time that we must  maintain1 in its entirety the principle of autonomy.    What do they understand  by autonomy?   As far as I can learn they mean not only self-government, on  internal matters, but self-government and self-responsibility as far as Imperial  matters are eoneerned.   That is, if the Empire is in any sense involved in a  controversy with any nation that is no business of ours so long   as it does not  affect immediate snd local conditions within the bounds of our own country."  In terse and convincing terms he exposed the weakness of the Opposition  policy for our Pacific Coast defence:���������  "We must judge men by their actions, and .judging the hon. gentlemen  opposite by their actions and policy when in power, their policy in connection  with fisheries on the Pacific coast, I think you will see immediately how hopeless a task it would be to man anything on the Pacific coast. Ten years ago .  we had 10.000 white men engaged in the fishing trade. It is well known that  the fishing population is that from which you must draw the men to man  navies. The other day we heard some eulogy of the fishermen on the Alantic  coast, snd I agree that they are worthy men whom we could draw on, but on  the Pacific coast in place of the 10,006 white men engaged in fishing what  have we to-day? Except for 300 or 400 men they have been entirely supple  mented by Japanese.   "Where do they intend to draw men from for the navy?  (CeiittfMMd en ***_��������� ���������)  ������iiiiMitiiiiiiii|MiiMMiiiiMiMMMiiimmmniiirrM  WARD II  ;   To the Electors 9* Ward II:���������  Your vote and influence are respectfully* solicited  ���������   tor aidermanic Honors in the above Ward.  zALEX. CLELAND  'illllMlllilimilll'IIHIMMHIHIHMIIIHIIIIUIllHInl  .:���������&' -  xwM-vji'J'vM  - enisling: thrmighput^life^iyiji^  ;tov;^irg������r:; upbii^;aiid. .in'fltici^a^tlw^dtt^^  ���������: jtublit*, tb^' seek'j^form :'by^  and eq'uijEabtc h^islation!: Qf^^stfttitcn^oi^?y-y-.  jvbiild readily sayljtey are pyi the rufht line " ^  ot a^������^7^hdiitiis;'tb.i;be lK>p������d ^rt_fl#^^IH^ y y.., .0  .'come.''^o'':theh>-in..;th^'if^wbrk.^J  ". learn' tft*Jie7:*ia^ yyy  .just to ail'classes:'"7" 'v ������������������ri'h \-y/'*y%&yyx&yyy'K-  Then there are many who aim at tiie abovfr^V  method and ideal,.Init on .their journey tc������ fe  wards <hat gqaI.. tirVy^favor tiuit mbst^ senseless tliing.khoww as a"irtrikt.V Only in  very ext rem si- cases should the "strike'-" be  used. And at the best its results are largely  hurtful to .ail classes of the community. By  this time the working classes arc pretty  well convinced of this fact.  Then there are a goodly number, _od t_*ftr  Toiet if legion, who claim to be revolutionary  Socialists of the anarchial type. This class,  be it over so honest, is dangerous to the public, but more hurtful to the working people  who honestly desire 10 arrive at a sane and  permanent solution.  Another way of making a division of the  Socialist camp is this:     v  Many try to solve the present problems on  a purely intellectual and material basis, forgetting that in every son oi man there is  something of aa order quite different from  both, and superior thereto. They overlook  the fact that all sane men are spiritual n*  well as material and intellectual beings.  Then there is a large division of Socialistic  laborers, holding lo the universal belief of  an Over-I/ordship of a just-, wise, loving,  merciful and helpful Being whom most men  call by the name of "Father."  Lastly there is another class who say, " We  do not care about these matters. We only  know that we are hungry, and want bread  for ourselves and our families."  Now this brings to us the crux of the great  labor problem, the. cause of all pressing and  menacing economic unrest.  Too many are starving todav, or arc close  to th-- ragged edgr* of starvation    These are.'  (Continued en Pege 8) EX___X_1'
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"    "" Edited by D. R. PIERCE ��
Phone Fairmont 1H0
f Grandview
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Mr. A. Goodland has moved into hia
new home on the corner of Napier
and Lily.
Mr. and MrB. Alex McKenzie are
leaving on the tenth ot January tor
California to spend the winter.
Your Vote and Influence are respectfully solicited for
As Aldermanic Candidate for Ward Four:
If elected he will insist on a rigid FUEL INSPECTION for f
Will strongly advocate the Connecting of Grandview with ;;
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"7 ;v:; anpnas*^^ j;
Mrs. W. J. Goodland and her young
son have left for Scotland where they
expect to remain for about a year.
Mr. Naffzinger Is planning to erect a
building on Commercial drive and
Eleventh. The Building will accommodate three stores.
Mrs. George 8. Grant, Tenth avenue
east, has announced the engagement
Miss Lillian St. Clair to Mr. C. Edmund
Strong. The wedding will take place
in February.
C. E. Mahon, aldermanic candidate
for Ward V., was born in Paisley,
Bruce County, Ont., which place is well
known by many ciU-cens of Vancouver.
Six years ago. .he came to this city, a
Captain Copp has announced his
candidacy for park commissioner. Capt
Copp has spent much of bis life in
travelling over the world and is familiar with parks in different cities.
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. McShane, 3511
Commercial drive announce the . engagement of their daughter, Mary
Edna to Mr. W. "P. Crowley, the marriage to take place December 31 ia
St. James church. Cedar Cottage.
Grandview Likely to Have Depot.
If the north portal of the tufanel to
the east or south of False Creek, to
be constructed by the C. N. R.in connection with the development of that
site for railway; purposes, is situated
more than three-quarters of a mile
from the terminal, the company will
construct a station tor the use of
people residing in that neighborhood,
and no matter what the length of ths
tunnel ma*- be there will be a station
was bints ^
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Ipovisions, f��iii^
f; Confectionery, Tobaccos
'->���������' Special attention to phone orders
Winnipeg Grocery and Bakery
O. E.. Janes, Prop.
Corner  Harris and Campbell  Ave.
Phone Highland 102 Branch Pest Office
young man of high and worthy ambl-
tloms. Being possessed '.of an active
temperament, business ability, intellectual acumen, quick'perception and
good judgment, he has been selected
on many occasions, to organize aad lead
moral, municipal and political bodies.
His success along these lines is now.
a matter of local history. Nature lavished on him tie gifts of ready wit,
overflowing humor and a good -Working
vocabulary���all of which have, been
modified and disciplined by education
and experience.
Today he is in the prime of life, full
of physical vigor, mental aptitude and
moral eQuilibrittm���a man in every
way qu*aifiM to-11 _ny office in Van:
couver. Tl_�� elMtors ot Ward V., and
the people of this city _**��� to C^n-
grmtuUted la that Mr. Ma-en, the busy
r_��l estate dealer, bas yJeldM to*_m
aJdemsfllo honors In
^ iej^l<m?-the - perl:
proven WSiielf.at o��e competent
y^'-yy-'y Hmmeeass=x==rm
Everybody's doing it- Who'sdoingit?
We are doing it--Dping what ?
with every $1.00 purchase.
Come in and see us.
Groceries, China
and Kitchen Hardware.
PHONE: Highland 823
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Corner Keefer St. and Campbell Ave.
We ourselves are better served
By serving others best.
Prices of a Few XMAS GOODS
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Commercial Drive and I4tli Ave.
Business comes our way because we keep what
the peopj<yjeed and charge moderately.
Groceriesajp^ovisions, Fruits
Only the best^rauds kept i_ stock.
Our goods are all guaranteed aud raoiiey. refundedLif
not satisfactory. ;"
J. P. Sinclair, Prop.
Piloses' Talsnont 1033
ctiWr and
imW^lmmj9W thf'jC-t*** Church
Miie quartotte IUstfrt4��4. V v    '
Madame Oare CHftir^Tian** aeveral
selections. She h*�� a powerful voice
of extensive rarigef and a***mpatli��tlc
lntGrpretatloa Her "**JI|*ht of Stars,'
by Offenbach, was particularly -well "re*
colyed. Miss Euro Leeson sang "Love _
Coronaticn" .very well. She haa a
sweet,'.flexible.^ voice Capt R D
Thomas rendered several fine selections. Mr. B. H. Carlorwvas heard in
several accepfabJe7solos.
Miss Uorotliy von-^/o-iiithoff P-.npen.r-
ed in a recit?.! number. Miss von Wein-
Ihoff has a remarkable.-voice for that
kind cf. work and she u?;s it surpris-
hig'y well. She received ��� many ccni-
nliments on her entertrinin.^ qualities.
Mrs. Ij. von Y.'ftlu-tiioi'j* was wsll- received ia a mono*o_ue.
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y %Me a H��-��oa Bey ifalirer Corppany
Wjll a-Sehr to4i\6 *piUrUaaMm or Canada
at Its pHnretft Kenton 14* aa^Aot extending th* tlm* frltHln w-|nc- u may com-
nien*3f c��n��tiTtct(on ot and complete Its
lino <��f railway from e, point near Kinv*-
cjult *t th* head of Dean Channel or
Bella Coola ^l> th* Norttf Bentlnok Arm
along the route hereinafter dt-'scrlbod
and authoiiring tht con^tuictlon ot the
Hup of la!l^\^^ of the Pom* anv I'm n a
print nem Ktijismiit it the held ol Dtin
'liatincl oi Bel a <^ooli on the JNoitli
!Uii.liric!v At iii, tli'-uct; i.i a nortlvo<i-.t^ily
flipe.c'tion ton poirt at ov hear'Klcatcho
Lal:e, thencf in the .���".���aiti't*..direction by
th;fl Valley of t';o tapper nnrl Lower��� No-
ehV1co.7niver.-5- ninl r.'f.'i']) Lake; to.a point
tr   by   np;ir . Fort   JTcr.-ood   or   by   Tielln IJjJ!
PinUze  LaJce,. thf-noe  in   a  noi-t'iea-iterly ���!
F-shionsbls Gamblers Arrcstc:! in
Lor Jen.
.].o*i:!.cn, Dee. I/).���-Yif'-y detectives,
io'rr-ihV'r v.-'th <-o"e^s-cf unlformrd police. r?i'!erl a- enrnblire; hci^o f-n Bal-
| Trade.f!qr.aro ir.rt iii'?hl:, ard arretted
ei.,vIiip''ji n'.;n rn-1 women of c^n.'.i^-.rr-
3blo Fc.-ial p!'o:".'nenee. The in'Tision
was (ho !f.rr-'-' e---nV!'r:^; rr-.al;li!'h-
��rent ever {Tr\l'--d in London, thfrr.fd
'icin.-i; the rer;-i7 of a d^tcrm'ned effort
011 tho.j'crt '"��" 'lie nutliovi!"'-p 'r> erych
the'incress'in.'r p;a:nb'inr; tendeney.
The counters . v.-hich were seized
ranged in- vahie from f~> to"*"C0. A
try'ril .r;P -���'��� f"?*> wn?; rer/eel, v,-hilc- the
cr--mrier held conn-ers valued at $49,
The?? who were arrested were en-
^re.eed in playinjr chemih. ds. fer.. and
?rar*f? e^deavpr-r. v/^ro made to eseape
when the of.eors hurst"onsn the doors.
When Buying Christines Presents
For your friends, buy something
useful and they will think of you
every time t hey rise them.
Come in and see our stock.
le wlsli yga all a Merry Christmas aad
a Happy New Year
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Taft to Take Chajr ?t. Yale.      .^
IVe.Rhinstcn, Dec. 19;���President
Trft he.R deeide to accept the proffer
of the Kept professorship of law at
"Ve.'o. ".ed prehe.elv ivill tpke nn his
flnt'GS at N^wTHnv^ir'in (he spring.
The r-reTident wac neid last night to
V.��� d""t"rniined urcn aeeepting the
T*--.!s.Professorship for several reason*.
jra tv^I r-et. be rec7?'jeted inerelv to
l-r'vre? to Ti!^ Ki-.iir';er;ts. but ~-il] be
-if>fTn-'t.tc-d to. h'e^'jrel ;f h^'derireS in
other l.T.r school* or i:r>en the plat-
'or*n. or fo en-T.-To in anr other occa-
Chu-ranU, .
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Orystoli-ed Cherries ..
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Glued Fruit, assorted
Almond Paste ..
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^BoUedOlder ...#...bottle 35*
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Chili* preserved Ginger ��������������������� "J*"*
���Own** iRpm itw^fer .jar
UnvSf Pickles ��� hottl�� 35c and
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Sardinei, Eoyans a la Vatel. *  tin
"*    a lo fkxrdelaise. '...;.. .+*$**
Pos (^ortsmen �� _ :. .tin 21
Yacht Club, Boneless   .\... tin 21! _
Choice Mixed. Huts 2 lbs. 35c'
Mixed Nuts; extra fancy ���.." 2 lbs/ 45c \
Xbi&3 StdcWnga   5o to $1,00;'
Bon-Bons 20<j to f 1.50
English  Stilton
Sw 1=3   Crtain    ..
Edam ..   .
..   <0o Ija Trappe .
.... 50c Roquefort  ���
..   90c Brick .
30c Cainembort
COc Rfclimeti'<* Imperial S0e
6ftc Gorgonzolx  .        ..    KOc
.. 3f>c Goiman   Breakfast    10c
.36c Pitmnto .    lOe
Ur- t-11 -.ji Ly llio 'Xaz:''.i .rti\".'i-. Blac-1;
w:it;-!- -nifl !,7'V -^'tr Vfi')r-;,N to a point
on V^e Xoclinco River sit'or near .!<"oi-t
O-'oi-.a-e. Mjeeco in a novtj-.ur.'y clh-netion
to n veif't nt oi- r.eur l^'ovt MeTjeoil: :il--o
n liviL"<-!] }'���>.'(.��� fi-o!i! C'ltl'.or of t'i" abovo
line-v by the i:io:t fwi iblo ror'Li! lo e
p.-iint ai oi- vi'.iv i 'c.i-t -George, 1'ic-ne.n in
o iiortbj-.'i t -!���!-.- Oc'-f -t-f.n Ivorn' I-'oi-t .^T^-
l.oo.l b\- I !i .-��� ^!i ir .���'' i^c-t rU-^ in Pin--
r:!^���el- t*a'"--. t!ii'rf-o \r r:i'-c!i t--i'7'-' Ulvoc-
tion by t'lt'c mo--t fo-,r-il>le rcnio fo a
l-i -'nt near i:i;nv<isar.: tlier'to iiv a iiorlli-
ou-t'-rly 'li'.'r-.-tion -. tiio mo-'t 1'v;' -i!o"
r-iiite to ii point mi tho ,\ tl;nba--!c:i -lli vnr
ii..-;i'- !';:i-t';ii-i!i!ir,v, a!i7 'a^n-r. '���'. u -���
Si-i't'on S of til'- .''.of of Tric.-M-!>ov:it.i"!i of
ti-p <'���������)-���'y:\ny. boijvr C!i;ipt"v i:'1! of t!;e
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i ���,-..,!>--om- t" twen'-.v-fiv'" million iio]l:iv\
���ii'-'i ai-'borix.io'-.' th'* ^oiuijc.py to r-jii-ry
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General Keal Estate,  Mining Broker, Financial Agent
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clt.or for the-Piic-iiic & Hudson Bay
Jiailway Conipany
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great variety.
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time or space to explain, that
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��S, Prop. i&aiam&^iy&^^'d^'y^yfL.'.  THE WESTERN CALL  Ml HIl ��������� ,���������,*���������*, n.l 11 n : ,| ; | l *..H.Q> n 111 .nut, niHIIHt It * I1 > .  VOTE  FOR  ITHOS.   EVANS 11 Provincial, Oomioion and Man!!  (Formerly of Evans & Hastings)  ii AS ALDERMAN FOR WARD IV  And a Morally Clean City.  Also Improvements by the way of Roads, Lanes, Boulevards,  Sewers, Increased Water Supply, etc., as well a? the curtailing of the unnecessary expenditure of money in doing  work over a number of times.  YOUR VOTE AND INFLUENCE SOLICITED  Residence - Cor.  Napier and Victoria Drive  t.4i.}illi.ti.l.^.}..{^4,t*������i*,.t>.l.>*..*..*.<..*.>i).*.^*>>iM|.Q  w-w.l.i*ii1n|iitri}i |iiJii������MlnHl 1 ill itl it ������l1"*"*"l I  *..*...... ...............  ___.__.  ^ _..  ������i������i*i*i*>ti������i������i������i������i������>������t������������ii������iinniMiml<lltM,t,t>  :**-ww������fn11.1111������1111111������t***t****************+++*l  PROVINCIAL  .. **.***M****H***'  ��������� ��������� '  L'--'    ..  0������������H"^'r������i'-tMi..t.*i������ii..|..i.������.H..i..|..|.4.*>.|..i  ::  :: Your Vote and Influence are Respectfully Solicited ii  As Aldermanic Candidate  Ward Four 'i^ss-  .i|ii|..|.������������*..ti������-t.!���������*��������� | 14 l'*"l"l"l' l'4'iH'| MO   -*A*v*..MM*.*..i.^it.l|.iftl.f.tii|i|ifi|-,tiii.|it>4  DEBILITATED MEN  *S_iS_ft_____*_K!*;  MM. wbo etetUhuee fa -M-jron an tM  that   -M-jron   opaawe can restore to manhood and mft*  theiparkof energy and vitality. Dont gtra  op in despair because *rraJure treated iHt_  other dtotors. xmtTeSeiMe bolta and triad  various di%( item tuMtani-.  _md-*X%������^nbi^^'������i������nalr, haa ra*  SS2^S^^S?_^^a^_3  ^^aammaaataaM \aJma~**ma~a  1M*MMWV9PSV  "f ��������� '    on moot  [C-K&Sf 'i___Q_fcSf"  ���������_*ff******��������� Ml**f***l**|If SJ|**������   V*******f****,****f**1 wlfpff*  ^ onr wina~ <&W W^^  JnrOweffsn Ummtm c^^mlmm^  }���������*It'H"f-*H't 1'-H"M 'H I������ H****Oi'***************'f ********f>  *'  < >  So  I  I      Alderman Hepburn  Respectfully solicits your vote  and influence for a  Fifth Term as Alderman of  Ward One,  ..  ' ft!?M?>)������IMMHI������MIM������OlMIIHIM������m������M������l*������M������������  *������*"������"> MHOtMM KMIMMIM������������;  WARD IV  \JOHN R. JACOBS,  ' '-���������'.'��������������������������� ....... . - *��������� .  Yielding, to solicitations, consents to   be   a  ;: Candidate for Aldermanic Honors in Ward Four.  Your  ;: solicited.  - ���������>. a ���������  Vote   and   Influence   are   respectfully '.'  Indian Falls over Precipice at Lillooet.  David Bell, an Indian, aged about  26, was killed last week while  riding from Lillooet to the Bridge river  rancherle.  He was riding his horse on the old  wagon road and had taken a short cut  to get on the new road and it If  thought the animal lost its footing on  account of the Ice that is on the hillside and both rider and horse went  over a bluff, breaking the rider's neck.  the horse had to be killed.  Fishing Industry haa Big Inereaat.  Leading all'the other provinces in  the Dominion in fisheries, and beating  her old rival, Nova Scotia, by more  than $4,000,000, British Columbia has  made a record for herself for the year  ending March 31,1912.  The Blue Book containing the figures for the year has just been received  from Ottawa and shows British Columbia to have a lead of more than $4,000,*  000 over Nova Scotia. This province's  increase for the year was $4,518,890,  while Nova,. Scotia decreased, $751,698;  British Colombia's total was practically two*flfthB of tbe grand total of Canada. ;: ���������  r     Giant of Grade Shot to Death.  Mile Twenty-Nine, Dec. 19.���������What  is said to be a feud of long standing  over a woman resulted in the slaying  of a man known along the O. T. P  grade as "Big Julia," the strongest  and biggest man on the grade, recent  ly. Frank Taft, a barber at Mile  Twenty-nine, Is charged with the kill  ing.  Taft, it is alleged, fired one shot from  a 88-calibre revelover at the laborer*  heart. The bullet failed to take effect  and aa "Big Julia" turned and ran,  Taft is said to have fired mt the abdomen, killing the man Instantly. Only  one man *"*������*. sn eye-witness of the  affair. : ]_* liame Is Taylor and he re*,  fuse* to llftdga a_*r Information as  to tho cause of t_e fracas. "  ��������� ****** MneUen fir Lulu Wend  j.-~r -<    ^-__.___.  '"   , o-Mi,; t --am.vaa*  . Victoria, |^*UH������II|* the <*. 4N.  Railway Company has pot yet sajeed  tho proVind-a railway comoUfwlon for  any approval of ita rout* heyond Port  Minn and Vwciouver, apparently pond  ing settlement of tbo Palae GreejK differences, tho company h��������� secured the  approval of tho nftinister of railways  for a branch designated as the Lain  Island branch.   This  shows  *  lino  starting from Port Mean, croeting the  bridge ri-ertfee Fraser Into Now W������������������t-  mineter, foQowfnf tho Waterfront fn!  that city as closely aa possible to the  Weat as far as # point opposite section  10, in Richmond, where the line will  cross the arm of the river to Lulu Island.   Thenoe It takes a directly south*  era course ,to the southern shore of  the island, and proceeds as-far as tiie  Phoenl*. cannery, where It apparently  ends.   No description is given of tb  lands required within the municipality  of New Westminater, but   it is presumed that these details have, in con-  nectton with the Railway Ace, been  filed in the  registry office at New  Westminster.  the form of an appeal for remedies to  a few outstanding troubles between  Canada and Great Britain. They were  the naturalising of persona ln Canada,  the regulation of merchant shipping by  Canada, and several others.  Products of Mfnee Throughout Canada  8Hghtly Decreased.  Ottawa, Dec. 20.~The falling off to  Canadian production indicated by the  statistics covering the iron and steel  industry is shown by a general summary of the whole mineral production  of the Dominion during last year, Just  issued by the department of mines.  According to the report, the total  value of mineral, production last ye_r  was $103,220,994, which is $8,602,629  less than that.of the previous year.  The annual output per capita - was  $14.42.  Smuggling[Chinese Is Profitable Qama.  Windsor, Ont., Dec. 19.���������That there  are from six to fifteen Chinese  smuggled across the river from Wind*  sor to Detroit nearly every dark night,  was, declared by a Windsor man convicted recently pf smuggling Orientals.  Kennedy Baker, a youth now awaiting sentence, in Detroit for trying to  bring'Chinese across on the guard rail  of a ferry, in agreeing adds: "The  game Is too profitable to be abandoned  , by those who. make an easy Hying  frpm it. Any Chinese anxious /to get  Into the United States will give from  $100 to |600 to be smuggle, across.  The work is easy in most cases, and  all a smuggler needs is nerve."  French Feudal Lorda Want Land.  Washington, Dec. 12.���������The Seig-  neurial Court of Canada being the  direct lineal descendants of the original French Feudal Lords of the  country today, through Forsythe Do  Fronsac Vlscomte et Marechal De Fla*  con, presented to the sUte department a petition beeping the United  States to Intervene to oblige Britain  to submit to the arbitration of The  Hague the claim of the seigneurs of  their, vast ja*������per_ee and estates  tha New World, which  t^wefce utUewfuIly d-rpneaeseed oC  byswamsotEttg^w-jM^UT^Wdk  JtatlrtM.  partoftheBrttlsfeMf^iiMnent  tUwfct violation of fee bm$Mm  UUqnars peg the &renmmy<* tbe  vm*n State* to take up their cause  atd Ipslet that it be arbitrated before  the Panama Canal tolls quesUon Is laid  before the Hague Trtbunal The state  department will give ������ie petlUatt the  usual consideration.  y-*< *-^-''  PORTION  and is at present visiting her bwthers  In Salvador.  It was thejtraglc death of Miss Harriet Quimby that decided Miss Sfoisant  fo abandon flying.  QUEEN TEA ROOMS.  JHutattr  ^thSMpai  DR. 1$,-J,  T '     .>"v pe**fTisT t  301 Dominion Trust  Do you knovj the Queen Ten Rooms  at 61.8 Granville street; up stairs, two  floors? If not, when tired, hungry, or  lonesome, visit these cosy rooms and  you will be pleasingly surprised and  folly satisfied, unles homelike surroundings, biasing, open fireplaces,  easy chairs,' faultlessly clean dtfhes,  appetising food, aromatic coffee, super*  excellent tea, good service and moderate charges fail to capUvate yoo.  The Queen Tea Rooma have beae  running for fiftanh months, during!  which time the vbinme pf patronage)  <)p^fromttoS������_lltefc  RING UP 3KYMOU* JH_^  AProiNTMtWT.  Mm  steadily. Luncheon  afternoon teas are; a specialty. The  rooms can be engaged by parties or  associations at reasonable prices. .This  Misses Smith cater with ability and  the result of good training and  Wide experience.       f  A large, airy and Inviting smoking  room on the U_rd floor ii a popular  resort of gentlemen who wish to eat,  ���������moke, converse, read or real  ������������������yy'.-y yy'-r^'.-y .y^ymmmi  Ofteh a slight  spine is theeanse of i*TOk������ced  * suffering.  **^*-^ *^    *���������-1*1*1*^- ^*^w*^r--*f % v*^ *!>***^f_^*p!s5  ������������������B___-;i].^-'-V^P^Plf������  Si'-:W'.'^oJsSbwSs*!  ? ''���������'cyx'i-rmis&SiM  xiiy&rkfWv,  KMmm  G<)od]fy^^  S-3J4*Sffii*f"Sg  ���������-Mm  y:i0iiM  ,',V������������������-^{%'^e!3'*5,  ���������ixMtmm  ***  ************4 4**4****4 ****'Q.ye** MMIIIUHili >������< |{ ||, | i,  FOR SALE  2 new 5-room Bungalows wjth all conveniences.      Lots, 36 by 132 feet.  Siminutes from car terminus.   For prices and terms apply to  REAL ESTATE        NOTARY PUBLIC  Graaaftar Gar Tti-dns, C������br Csttiis  GEO; A. STEVENS  McLACHLAN & MORGAN  Hillcirest's Leader in New  Eloots, Shoes an^ Repairs  3330 Main Street      Cor. 18th Ave.  DOMINION  Mr. Sinclair Will Get Reward  In reference to the capture of Wilson, the alleged C.P.R. bandit, Mr. F.  W. Peters stated that lf he ts found  guilty, the reward of $500 will be paid  to the man who has been responsible  for his capture.  Arrest Edmonton Man.  Edmonton, Alta., Dec. 20.���������Clifford  Mitchell,: wanted In Edmonton on  charges of false pretenses involving  several thousand dollars and who left  the city on August 22 last, has been  arrested in Oakland; Cal.  Republic of China Is Now established.  Vancouver will have a new Chinese  consul shortly after the first of the  year: Dr. Kang-yen Chang, the present Incumbent of the office, will return to China immediately after the  arrival of his successor, Mr. Un SWh  Yuen, vrho Is expected by the steamship Monteagle on. January 5.  Dr. Chang says tbat the new Chinese republic Is now firmly established,  armed resistance.-to its authority has  ceased, arid a majority of the people  are well satisfied with, the government.  Canada's Rights are Pointed.Out.  -. Sir Chas. Hibbert Tuppeiy K. C, In  an address to the University Club at  luncheon last week gave a few suggestions in ��������� the line of Imperial consolidation, and peculiarly enough pointed out to the plenary power given to  Canada as ..the cause .of the present  bonds of interest with the old country.  The luncheon, which was tie first  of a series pl_r������iied by the university  club, was presided over by Mr. WVR.  Carter, the'chief officer, who moved a| word  vote of thanks to Sir Charles-for his  address, at'the, close of t_e luncheon.  The suggestions of Sir" Charles took  American Offleer Killed by More.  Manila, Dec. 1������.���������Captain John  Watson, of the Eighth Cavalry, stv  tloned at Augur Barracks, Jolo, was  killed; last night by a Moro, who  sneaked within the lines of the detachment encamped at Selt Lake, according to reports received from Jolo  this,morning. Hearing the cries of  officers, Captain Wells dashed Into the  tent and killed the Moro.  Droves of Italians Enter the States.  Rome, Dec. 19.���������According to figures  published recently it appears that  from January to September last, inclusive, 190,113 Italian emigrants left  Italy. Of tbls number, 161,826 went to  the United States; 33,208 to South  America; and 1.079 to other countries.  The figures above quoted are in ex*  cess of those for the same period for  1911. which was 171,163.  Taft Favors Adoption of ���������rlfieh Plan.  Washington, Dee-. 19.-���������Declaring  that hla view of the trust question was  to let well enough alone���������that under  the Sherman law the problem would  solve Itaelf���������and advocating a change  in the'American governmental system  to bring.Into conformity with British  usage. President Taft submitted to  congress today his third message for  this session.  The message also dealt with theai-  fairs of the interior, agriculture, pott*  vAce and commerce and labor deppr *"'*  mentg.  " ,-..f:fi ha-';  He desires that Cabinet _MBSb***r A '  have seats on floor of fiissjsss'ss jv*n' i  England..      ������������������;';.-���������      y. V;.;-.';;?^**1" i  Cremation '\^\^M'W^^My^  Berlin, Dec. 17���������Aftw a tmg|_d  bitter fight, in which the Protestant  and Catholic clergy took a strong  stand against it, cremation has finally  been Inaugurated in Berlin. The first  body was cremated this . week. It  costs $12.50 to cremate a corpse. A  niche in the crematorium for an urn  can be.rented 20 years for 25 cents a  year,.or $5 for the period.  Miss Molaant- Will Aviate no More.  ...San Francisco, 7Dec. 19.���������Heeding  the pleas of her relatives. Miss Matilda Moisant, sister of the late John  Moisant, and herself a daring aviator;  has- _ forsaken aviation, according' to  brought - here today, by the  steam San Jose from Panama..-. Miss  Moisant was a passenger from Panama to Acajutia aboard the San Jose,  ft  ixi$9W&tf ;  ���������j*JJ.-i>-_...:������   ' ���������      _  ���������   ������_' ' _.v_,_'_>___,_..,.'''   _*|' 7jH    "   - v'.*>Vi' j''Vfc'"'iT-v,i������>     -t     '    '  time to working for the interests of War4 Seven. ;  111 'it* ***** ulJfiltf mh-hOt* ��������� t ��������� j ui*e II11 *** t|H ***  it  t ���������. < jp*(*^  ffj.  ' 11  z  Electric HousefooW  Appropriate  Tliey are Uttfw|,  ,  EOectric  ToesUtt  H  Cofeo  AlI,Wfttjle������*<f������d   prot>osec   f������  ^gsrartieai knowledR-* tor  , 7 v   proTeme-stt  of hts   ware  -������������������.- i_������*  pfirmaaent   beneflt ef  g whota <Uy.  0//t    T������*rt������atll*   *-a_i.  Many Excellent  Positions  sMftbf an0 lot^entlve  Uft:  Washing Hachtoes  Warmlnr Pads  Foot Warmers  Electric boos  r Houiehold Socket  ^;^gpUi0**|WMD<P y  vuoHtyy fem.L>ik'p:r ���������  -*7- fo ~y 1  4%,i"  Open  Many  good  positions  are  open  to  young- men and young women in the  ftejd of " Wireless " and of commercial  ' ���������     -������p} 'i^rvice.   The passage of the  ~"^t������.M Stated law, effective Oe-  *-*' "m"m"ng all sea-going ves  **,'������������������    -   -       "d with wireless in-  ������ ,      .I* _ by two compe-  <* rested a wide rfe-  YOUT Vota **>- ������n the- marine wire-  -m r.fiw require rail-  ,opv ators than ever  rst TeJograph C<>m-  nd Purtland, works  5 with wireless and  Is   and   can   place  ���������wsitiors.     It will  full jj*irticnlar8,���������  As  All promise r  tunity lost |p^  %jL"ad.  nimiiinii  MT. PLEASANT  NURSING HOME  Maternity  Cases a Specialty.  Beat of Care Guaranteed.  MRS. CARDMAN. MATRON.  855 Eleventh Avenue, fc\  wi,*  _ir*-'������-  "kj  For Sato  A large lot, 50x132 ft., in block 20O������  Pender Street,   Eaat.        Price $30CC.  Balance 6, 12. 18 months.     An excellent chance.     Enquire  WESTERN CALL OFFICE  3408 WestsniBster Roe.  LODGES  a or aam.  MT. PLEASANT LODGE NO. tt  Meets   every   Tuesday   at   1^. p.m.  ft>  r.O.o.F.   hal!,     *A>stmin.������(������r     ���������W.   U\  Pleasant    aoourntng'   bret^r-a  oord���������wv  invited to attend.  J. C. Dam*. Ji. G.. 12*1 Homer Street  J. Hadden. V. C. *_1������ -t_- BlrMt  Tat*. Scw������0..H*f^S0^.mt������**D*%;am It.  ���������*l*  f...   . .- ���������������r*-"*** *���������-**��������� ������������**  ���������^^'^Loa^^iu^LaMaiiiuiiaie^s^.iiji tv4_iu.M_,'i,_w..  ,J**5_fl8Sfc'N4*  ���������^  , A'  ,-^i-j <->������-^������^jy**a  p. j  -   | ��������� -      - T-  S_  THE IfUSTlRN CALL  **** l* I********** 11 111 1 M 10������ H M I *������������������* 111"H * I 111 Hill*  ^ ^>>VOTE  FOR-*w  HTHOS.   EVANS  (Formerly of Evans & Hastings) *J  AS ALDERMAN FOR WARD IV I  And a Morally Clean City.        |  Also Improvements by the way of Roads, Lanes, Boulevards, i  Sewers, Increased Water Supply, etc., as well as the cur- ������  tailing of the unnecessary expenditure of money in doing 4  work over a number of times. j.  YOUR VOTE AND INFLUENCE SOLICITED |  Residence ��������� Cor.  Napier and Victoria Drive 4  ;.-i.}n|.i|i.*..ti.}..-..I.;i..I..*.ia.*..|i.*..tiit..*.i*i.*Mi>i*^Mi.o ~���������).i ,i ri wi���������!i.r������������������������������ ������������������ is^'!��������� ��������������������������� is��������������� ������������������*���������!��������� ��������������������������� <��������� ������������������������������'���������**��������� ��������������������������������������������������� ������*���������  Q** ************* ***********  *>  I  Your Vote and Influence are Respectfully Solicited ������������������  ....- v    by ":". </"���������-  M Aldermanic Candidate  , ���������*.*,|.������������i|.������.t.4..������..*..|..|.*.������.|..|.-.4.4>|..|.*..|i-lO   *-*������*^*******&W*������***'*'***  DEBILITATED MEN  _^_SS*_*^_l_S_*^~i  who are failm-as In _t������--yon are the   j eaa testate to manhood and revive  the spark of eaerfy and vitality. Don't (He  up la despair because you _������������������������ treated with  other -lectors, luedalee-to belU and triad  *r_ioas drag store nostrums.  bandcMs ma* tfcelir_Ke_d_malr. has *���������*���������������  atond hapsiness to hundred*. o*fhoa_e '  *^_^^?S^ri%^_&  M'������'l*l'������'l*l������l������l������l������|������t������|������|������.IM������tltlllillllHHHmiH(  Provincial, Dominion and Foreign!  :**"t-������> i ���������!��������� !-t l-M"l !��������� *"l"l������1 II Ml **** |-<'������������I''|iil'i|i.*..M.������.|.4i4������i;.4..*..i.i������������^H*-t*������������-!  PROVINCIAL  f**lffttts> CMEf tttUU-IMB-D  "^^r**********^******'*1-*'    ^������������������^������������������a-     ^*w^*rm^^^^*etr^^w*wek*^kw 4  -1**  OH MO FAT <  jBBiiM i  _^r������ T*Tf-^*������ y^mm***} a*^m*j*rmee^*}a*ta*aa������m *emtm^*m**)9^^9*^**f*������r  went fyivaVim n-rissmsslsinii Densit-  r1 ���������   *" i t.   ****^~r    *������������������**"tt w w^������^^T**,*r"r���������~~~*'   *^���������**J'���������****rw^  [--f^Ai-SrT&tS!^ ** ** dMfw.!?  ������������������.--���������������*���������*.' ���������    - ���������. . JJJ***t *TW*si*WyvW_������ #W *^s*"*s^^i*^%( '9*9 W������ "j^^^WW*r v^^W*"1  jaw*pW;ticsi wWch ������re Jor? Gaa*mdfnee and  far Csnao^n ho^cM^ o^y. Addn?������������ all |etter> at toUows*  . .  :,maa* mae**rrame wp makjmma**} wf^iiwf v^^^i  _p*ttefa*f.own  ���������������_if��������� ���������!��������� I-���������! ������.|. ���������!��������� ���������!��������� <��������� ^.T������>������|Mi^.|,������.������.iri���������������������������^���������f^oTii^.���������������������������������������������!��������� ���������!��������� ���������!'>>������������������������������*f��������� ���������!��������� -fi'l1 ���������!���������������"I"!'��������� ������^������i  ������  I  Alderman Hepburn  Respectfully solicits your vote  and influence for a  Fifth Term as Alderman of  Ward One,  Indian Falls over Precipice at Lillooet.  David Bell, an Indian, aged about  25, was killed last week while  riding from Lillooet to the Bridge river  rancherie.  He,was riding his horse on the old  wagon road and had taken a short cut  to get on the new road and It is  thought the animal lost its tooting on  account of the ice that Is on the hill*  side and both rider and horse went  over a bluff, breaking the rider's neck.  Tbe horse had to be killed.  Fishing Industry has Big Increase.  Leading all, the other provinces in  the Dominion in fisheries, and beating  her old rival, Nova Scotia, by more  than 14,000,000, British Columbia has  made a record for herself for the year  ending March 31, 1912.  The Blue Book containing the figures for the year has just been received  from Ottawa and shows British Columbia to have a lead of more than $4,000,*  000 over Nova Scotia. This province's  increase for the year was $4,518,890,  while Nova.Scotia decreased $751,693;  British Colombia's total was practically two*flltbs of the grand total of Can*  ada." :���������.''";.  r     Giant of Grade Shot to Death.  Mile Twenty-Nine, Dec. 19.���������What  is said to be ia feud of long standing  over a woman resulted in the slaying  of a man known along the G. T. P.  grade as "Big Julia," the strongest  and biggest man on the grade* recently. Frank Taft, a barber at Mile  Twenty-nine, is charged with the kill*  ing.  Taft, it is alleged, fired one shot from  a 38-calibre revelover at the laborer's  heart The bullet failed to take effect  and as "Big Julia" turned and ran,  Taft is said to have fired at the abdomen, killing the man instantly. Only  one man waa an eye-witness of the  affair. Hla name is Taylor and _e refuses to divulge any information as  to the ea'-fc* of theiraeaa. ^T  ������ee������������e ������*i������ctl-������o tor Lulu Wand   ,  >      ***"���������*"     i-Pnrtth*  victoHik iis*,t>������>-ww|i m o,  Railway Company has not yet asked  the provincial railway commission for;  any approval of Its route beyond JPort  Mann epd Vancouver, apparently pend  Ing settlement of the False Cree* differences, the company has secured the  approval of the minister of railways  for n branch designated as the Lulu  Island branch- TW������ shows a line  starting from port Mann, crossing the  brldte oyer the *"*n*e** Into New Westminster, following the waterfront fn  that city ns closely ns possible to the  west aa far as a point opposite section  10, In , Richmond, where the line will  cross the arm of the river to Lulu Island. Thenoe It takes a directly south*  era course .to the southern shore of  the island, and proceeds as far as the  Phoenix cannery, where it apparently  ends. No description Is given of th  lands required within the municipality  of New Westminster, but it is presumed that these details have, in connection with the Railway Aoe, been  filed in the registry office at New  Westminster.  the form of an appeal for, remedies to  a few outstanding troubles between  Canada and Great Britain. They were  the naturalizing of persons- in Canada,  the regulation of merchant shipping by  Canada, and several others.  Products of Mfnes Throughout Canada  8iightly Decreased.  Ottawa, Dec. 20���������The falling off fn  Canadian production indicated by the  statistics covering the lrofi and steel  industry is shown by a general summary of the whole mineral production  of the Dominion during last year, just  issued by the department of mines.  According to the report, the total  value of mineral, production laat ye_r  was $103,220,994, which Is $3,602,629  less thah that of the previous year.  The annual output per capita was  $14.42.'.  Smuggling Chinese Is Profitable dame.  Windsor, Ont., Dec. 19.���������-That there  are from six to fifteen Chinese  smuggled across the river from Windsor to Detroit nearly every dark night,  was declared by a Windsor man convicted recently of smuggling Orientals. (  Kennedy Baker, a youth now awaiting sentence in Detroit for trying to  bring'Chlnese across on the guard rail  of a ferry, in agreeing adds: "The  game Is too profitable to be abandoned  by those who make an easy living  from it. Any Chinese anxious to get  into the United States will give from  $100 to $600 to be smuggled across.  The work Is easy in most cases, and  all a smuggler heeds is nerve.*'  French Feudal Lords Want Land.  Washington, Dec. 12.���������The Seig-  neurial Court of Canada being the  direct lineal descendants of the original French Feudal Lords of the  country today, through Pbjrsytke De  Fronsac, Viscomte et Marechal DeFla-  son, presented to the state department a petition begging the Uatted  States to Intervene to oldige Britain  to submit to the arMtz*t*nh ������t  Hague the Claim of the;  w^mmmt ""  and is at prsaent visiting her brothers  in Salvador.  It was theyiragic death of Miss Harriet Quimby that decided Miss Moisant  to abandon flying.  '.  QUEEN TEA ROOMS*  Do you know the Queen Tea Rooms  at 618 Granville street, ap stairs, two  floors? If not, when tired, hungry* or  lonesome, visit these cosy rooms and  you will be pleasingly surprised and  tally utJsfied, u^  roundlngs, blating, open fireplaces,  easy chali-s.faulUessly clean dishes,  appetizing food, aromatic coffee, super-  excellent tea, good service and mod*  erate charges fall to captivate you.  The Queen Tea Rooms have been  raimlng for fifie^v months, during  which time the volumei of patronage  has grown steadily. Luncheon and  afternoon teas ar^t a specialty. The  rooms can be engaged by parties or  associations at reasonable prices. The  Misses Smith cater with ability and  ease^ the result of **ood training and  wide experience.'    :.''"?. '^- ,'  A large, airy and Inviting smoking  room on the third floor Is a popular  resort of gentlemen who wish to eat,  smoke, converse, read or rest x'���������.:'{<:.'x  ' -^^^^y :\y  *****    . w^^tM^  -      ;    f     DBNTffT      .    '~yf $1  301 Dominion Trust  Open from D to S and 7 tot, \  RING UP SBY-TOUt  ^...,..APi^nrm9^:  taesommmmmmm  uwn-.il  ERNEST SHAW,  yyyt(pe^$ji  ������^yx'*i9i^  iy'y&r*%Da^&  y-:x. .yy yyyy ������������������:[:���������--���������; ���������  ������������������yyy?%yyyymm  Of ten a sllfht  aptoe is the eanae nf  imd:"  ths spine.  mmm  amfi9mmm������i  'S*(;t;  =sssasasas=ssa^^  K^yy������Mw'xyi  ���������-���������-'. ���������*--'i-'-4>'?tUBi';'.''*  ���������������������������-���������xikm*^  ��������� M l*������������������*4������l|.| 4 ������������������l������4>t M v*>**OM M 1111 MM I ****** IHIM������  *********** III"l'4'l't H *���������>������������������'������< OMM > I ft ************** **>*"',  \ JOHN R. JACOBS,  ���������;���������:������������������. ,-��������� r ���������       '���������'    ���������  Yielding-, to solicitations, consents  to   be   a  ; Candidate for Aldermanic Honors in Ward Four.  Your  ; solicited.  Vote   and   Influence   are   respectfully ji  ������'l"l'l l"������������������-4*T-I--I1������l*<tl|l|**1'������"t|������>>*l|1,lC'l*--ll*'*-<> ���������! ���������*������������������* .1 '1 i-i.s.'ii'l-4-iti* I-*!'!-*! ������ |i I l"t .|m|i a  FOR SALE  2 new 5-room.Bungalows with all conveniences.      Lots, 36 by 132 feet.  5'minutes from car terminus.   For prices and terms apply to  REAL ESTATE        NOTARY PUBLIC  Graadriew Car Tanlns, Mar Cattags  GEO. A. STEVENS  McLAGHLAN ������& MORGAN  Hillcrest's Leader in New  Boots, Shoes an^ Repairs  3330 Main Street      Cor. 18th Aye.  -e__a_a  i__*W  their vfsjt pfOpertlee  the New /World, wltfeip^iililit  they were ualawftny dJirpMaeeeed ef  hf***&*}$'--'- *���������*  -"���������������-���������-'-���������-���������*-���������-**  p**m*raii  that conofr**  ' Oed-rhut th������t-!  part of, tne BntJair  direct violation of  tittcjw* beg the 9^^^;^  United States -to' take up their cause  and insist that it be arbitrated before  the Panama Canal tolls question is laid  before tb* Hague Tribunal  The atate  department will give the petition tbe  qsujH consideration.  ������ -     y   1 1   1       1     ��������� '  PORTION  American Officer Killed hy Mere*  Manila, Dec. 19.���������Captain John  Watson, of the Eighth Cavalry, sta*  tioned at Augur Barracks, Jolo, was  killed last night by n Moro, who  sneaked within the lines of tbe detachment encamped at Selt Lake, according to reports received from Jolo  this morning. Hearing the cries of  officers, Captain Wells dashed into tbe  tent and killed the Moro.  Proves of Italians Enter tbe States.  Rome, Dec. 19.���������According to flgureB  published recently it appears that  from January to September last, inclusive, 1-90,113 Italian emigrants left  Italy. Of this number, 161,826 went to  the United States; 33,208 to South  America; and 1,079 .to other countries.  The figures above quoted are In ex*  cess of those for the same period for  1911, which was 171,163.  Taft Favors Adoption of Brlfish Plan.  Washington, Dec-. 19.���������Declaring  that bis view of the trust question was  to let well enough alone���������that under  the Sherman law the problem would  solve Itself���������-and advocating a change  in the" American governmental system  to bring.into conformity with British  usage. President Taft submitted to  congress today his third message for  this session.  The message also dealt with the affaire of the interior, agriculture, poet'.  office and commerce and labor depar-  ments.  He desires that Cabinet -~-_p-*--^  have seats on floor of Congrens as L~  England.  Cremation Wins in Berlin,   f1'  Berlin, Dec. 17.���������After a Kmg gtad  bitter fight, ln which the Protectant  and   Catholic  clergy took  a  strong  stand .against it, cremation has Anally  been Inaugurated in Berlin.   The flrst  body was cremated this week.     It  costs $12.50 to cremate a corpse.    A  niche in the crematorium for an urn  can be rented 20 years for 25 cents a  year,.or $5 for the period.  Miss Moisant- Will Aviate no More.  ..San   Francisco, .Dec.   19.���������Heeding  the pleas of her relatives, Miss Matilda Moisant, sister of the late John  Moisant, and herself a daring aviator,  haa forsaken  aviation,  according to  Carter, the', chief offlcer,-who moved al word   brought ..'here   today,  by    the  DOMINION  Mr. 8indair Will Get Reward  In reference to the capture of Wilson, the alleged C.P.R, bandit, Mr. P.  W. Peters stated that If he is found  guilty, the reward of f600 will be paid  to the man who has been responsible  for his captere.       .  Arrest Edmonton Man.  Edmonton, Alta., Dec. 20.���������Clifford  Mitchell,'wanted in Edmonton on  chargea of false pretenses Involving  several thousand dollars and who left  the city on August *������ last, has been  arrested in Oakland; Cal.  Republic of China Is Now Established.  Vancouver will have a new Chinese  consul shortly after the first of the  year. Dr. K*ang-yen Chang,-.-the present Incumbent of the office; will return to China ltntnedlately after the  arrival of his successor, Mr. Lin Shlh  Yuen, who Is expected by the steamship Monteagle on January 5.  Dr. Chang says that the new Chinese republic Ts now firmly established,  armed resistance to its authority has  ceased, and a majority of the people  are well satisfied with the government.  Canada's Rights are Pointed Out.  -. Sir Chas. Hlbbert Tiipper.-K. C, in  an- address' to' the University Club at  luncheon last week gave a few suggestions In - the : line of Imperial consolidation, and peculiarly enough pointed out to the plenary power given to  Canada as ...the eanae ,pf the present  bonds of Interest with the old country.  The lunchebnr which was the first  of a series planned by the> university  club, was presided.over by Mr. Wr..F;  : TJi^nimoqaly m*icm*$ fry Soutb Wart Seven' JMtfg  : jjayers' Association an4 Good (hremne^  Mr. p. ^. Vmk  \ has consented to run as Alderman for Wart Seve^,  : Candidate Puzza is a resident ot the district, has ,  ! been tip President of the Ratepayers' Association :  |. for two years, an4 is planning to give his entire \  j time to working for the interests of Wart Seven, ;  ������i.|..i..������i|.>il.|.iH.i|l.^|M|lil| fli >,������* ������-l'IO ������������4������'Hili * -i M ***** *******  Tliey  To^rn1**^  \mt^9ne\\t  M**$WTOi*U������t:  -���������Vf V  r,  iBoHers  Washmg afschtoss  Warning Pad-  Foot Wanners  Electric Irons  Household Socket  W  *\4  h\y*  vote of thanka to Sir Charles-for his  address, at" the^clDse.of the luncheon.  steam San Josa from Panama..-. Mist;  Moisant was a passenger from Pan-  Your Vote wflfr?  ^���������r  ^1  All promise������^pl  tunity lost Mfci  * ' :,iJ. '��������� s.. Mt?--*j_j,-;  m  .The suggestions ofSir'Charles took ama to Acajutla aboard the San T"<"*  ��������� HHI llllll I ���������'TIIE WESTERN CALL  ������ >**4**********4"l V I I-*H--iH'*t'*.*-t*^'i- *  :;   The Successful ������:  Advertise.  ���������irms  WHY?  *���������'���������"V*!****1-* VT'l'V ���������_��������� ���������������**_*"J*'l"v'jfv**r^���������_*���������*****5**V"_*) .**_"  Mg^c-^-*c--ry^������fe������'i*flH  &?;-  n i  mi  \  UNION MADE  BA  CHI  ELOI  (.cigars  Ask the  o  man  *vho  ������nu������kes  th.-.-.,-.   .  .1  Mount Pleasant  EDITED   BY D.  It, PIERCE  'Phono :.Fairmont 1110  ������������F~}L'\.l>  t<i make thr.se pa yea <ns   interesting   as   posseilh:    hi/   vxritinq  or  tclephuniiif}   all   load  o.fivs  each, Wrek _ before   Wediivx'-itty  vwv.  '4&*4,*4r*4,4,4,*4,*****tf?4'?r,ft*fWr**  %  No   Delivery  outs,-  jA. F.  or Mr  Mis;-; .  The Okanagan Valley Fruit Market  2446 MAIN ST.  PHONE Fairmont 2259  A Good Stock of No. 1  Fruit   and   Produce.  JOHN E. REEKIE  : PROPRIETOR  !hc residence-'of the bride's par-  on WuduesJay, Dee. IS, ihe Uov.  1'aker soletnnized the maniaK'J  ���������. Skluey auuD'or, of So.iitilo, ami  .Jessie-Shaw, oi' Vancouver.  At the rt*sideiie������ of the olliciating  elei-Ki-Hian. itev. A. F.-Uaker, ou Tuesday, Deeember IT, ihe marriage took  Iihice of Mr. Austin C.'Shaw  and Miss  Ada A. Ilowle.it, 1joi.1i of Vaueouver.  Perhaps the most artistic apartment  hoiiHe. recently ereeted on Mount  Pleasant is that -which is Hearing completion at. the corner of Tenth Avenue  aud Ontario Street.. It adds grace to  an ai.ready .attractive .locality-.  yx  !*������������������ EH  PRESENTS  We   have :-.   ' ���������/..' vine b������. Ladies'. t'jtnt-7  ;iitu  ���������0   Cliildrt-iiS" l:anc\ Dr  7 iuods. Oriental Goods," tficv  ^y.A. .    '(imvns,    _i.Hl.-!i-..<iJcred..'. Waist ��������� Pnltern*. -Scarfs,  Shawls.   Neckwear,  etc.777" ...'~7:\:' ' .7-      '  Sea Grass Chair?. Children*** Rocker Chairs, Toys, Screens, Bamboo  '���������"Goods, etc. " : '��������� yy______ .'.','; y; ��������� '-'v'-- ���������������������������> ..-  252 BRODWAY, WEST  '.:���������:   PHONE  Fairmont 1197  Gaining & Co.  Mi*, and 'Mra. George Fallfrs, of Victoria, are spending the holidays 'with  ! Mr. Vernon Shilvock, of the firm of  i'Sliilvock Bros., wlio.se residence is at  j 3!<0. Eit-hteeuth West. Mrs. Fsillls and  ';7Mi;s.. Shilvocfe are sisters.-      ',-.'' '��������� .  7- -.- Christinas, trad'* was the' larg-  '���������{>.- yy-. xi\>i irifitory of Vancou\. ;\ We  ���������w'ei'ii et ;-'-71aJly ploared with .me fine  display of our leading Btores on Mount  I'li'asant. Seveial new st"i> * aie  emeriny on buB.m'K?.-and oitu^ Imn'  opened   in  (lUttrtois.  now  and  more  ati-aulvr*  The Naval-Bill  (Continued from  Page   1)        ~"  1 suggeaiod at one .time, that they intended to bring over Admiral Toijo  and his men, and from the policy of  hon, gentlemen opposite that apparently was the course ihe.y"intended  to pursue. .1 should like to explain  the effect that this policy has had 0:1  ourcoast. In the titst place, ihe Japanese wlio are doiins-th'e lishtnn on tha  Pacific at the present.'timo have chartered every foot of our coast. Thoy  have more complete charts bf the  Pacific coast of ilritish Columbia thai*  have the Admiralty. They have chartered every harbour, every inlet and  every fooOof the coast. They havo  some of their lead in n; naval -reservists,'  btlicers and men, constantly doitij; this  work, nil und-er the. prytection of tho  '.Policy "Introduced, by hon. gentlemen  opposite in'connectionwith tho Japanese.- - -From Alaska to Cape Horn every  strategic point of value along tho  Pacific, coast is now occupied by Japanese. - This Is'.true in the Queen  Charlotte islands, the A'cutlan islands,  the  Hawaiian   islands,   Mexico,   Chili  i and', Peru,    wherever  'there    is    a  j strategic point of valuo.it is,held by  Japanese, larsely Hided.and abetted by  I the policy of lion, gentlemen opposite.  I Our coast on the Pacific is exposed.  The intention of this ���������amendment is to  BUKgc-st' to tho people of British Columbia, that the Opposition are offer-  in g greater protection."     .  A tone of playfulness pervaded his  speech as he pointedly referred to our  present navy, the Raid bow aud Nlobe:  the  ���������J*  No Credit  Phone: Fairmont 621  We Give  We give vim 1!i������ benefit-uf all tiipp.nsus ut  delivery   aad  uuoV  keeuluy.  the Best for Less Money  Saturday Specials  t  pKn r.u.  Freeh California Lamb, Legs 2'Jc  ���������"    Loins 22c  ') " Shoulder 12'^ c  Choice Rolled Roast - ' 18c:-2*jc  Pig I'orlc, Legs and Loins l^.'-20.c  Sirloin Roa-it ,- - - - - 20c  Choice Pot Roust      -   -   12c-15c  Pf.v. I.n  Fresh Local Veal Roast* 21k to 25c  Fresh Spare Ribs     -    2 3b.-. 25c  Fr.t*h Oressed-Chix   .- --3c to 30c  New Zealand Butter .'-   -   -   35c  Heinz Kraut and Mh:ct' M.*'������t  Good Lard  - ��������� j'.- -   _.H)fi.- Cor 23c  ��������� t  *  +  ,-r  ���������r.  f  +  f  +  -f ���������  +  +  *  ��������� Ranch Eggs', per doz.  SEAL SiilPT 0Y5TURS  Fr^������h Salmon  FreRh Crabu   -  SmokiHlHalibuit   -  2 lbs. 2.r-o  '' - 2 fur 'iSc  2 lbs. for :*:���������<-���������  Pinlin Uadd!������'. 7 '���������-  Ki'ii'i������.'r3        -    ' - '     -  :;5c  -ji������* ')������?. !2t.'-SC  ..    Jic per-p.-iir  ' i' IK?, C������r. 3so.  *  2513 Main Street, nr. Broadway  Th������ Place ttittrTreiii^Vou'Riarit  I hit; ie un Independent AU-hit - 7  jwj_jm?m)~}w*i ���������!������������������>������������������/.(��������� ���������*-������>-������. 4. .> -r���������������������������**���������  ��������� _   '".''"       ."..' 1 1 . ii   1    1 ' 'ijiyiWfjrij.j'i --'  lay-that down yarticulaiiy. that Imperial unity is essential -to JuiperiaL  exlsteiiciR, and we. will do our part in  'cementiiiK the various overseas doin-i  inions into one whole. They Ka.\;: "A.;  separate Canadian navy.' AVe say: i  'One Itlng.'one flag and one navy.'"      \  Church Notices  Alert Ad-alt Bible Class ef Mourn-  tain View Methodist Church mr-te at  2.30. ������r������ry Sunday. Visitors will fce  *nad������ wei������o*_������. S. Jotvuetoa, areai-  d������nt.  "���������''.    ������������������ A ':.;.'.', ;-  n.ir __������_ n������-.w Pir* "Tho othoir day the right hon. ���������  Our New Brick Firm. ,pader 6f thb Opp0altlou stated that I  The n*-w briek manufacturing firm,! if the Empire were atuieked, under the j  MosMfer & McQill, 142 D������fferi_ Wost/i OppoHltion policy Ciiriada would ha>-������i,  HYDE PARK METHODIST     .,  LaBt Friday   evening,    Hyde   Parle  FrotxvSc up.  CoDtractiof P-perhanfers  2317 ��������� Main Sb  Phope Fairmont  S;r*'%V':'; ^yyyy 7  '%;y;t������yy^0,--  iottlie  IplPIPIII^^    1 - Vith {m|Hvt*^ q"-**^****' we improve and increaee bur work uceordiagly  my  _.-S;:---'--:.  my  illHlllMM  PROPRIBTOM: *  >4 yftii|TIWn > j'W9i������������m < ������i ******* mm  ;: 5W .. most PARIAH   ���������  ������������������ s*_.T-a*  THC PON  REST PARLOR  11 9if 9lvrm from Wh *%v ���������  TOYS from 5c each  RACKERS from 20c box  S from 10c doe.  adbury't Fancy Xmiw  5c to $1.00.  drolls, 40c per lb.   MIIMMIMH  :kiIi^';*iiftth71iBr^7^h  ���������id^tt'd. tb^������;^b0tt-_p*^o_-;'-������r^  izuii- -that cf:jiit������*jiui 'dry'-K-^ TfiC;dSLae!  method ha* fceern ndoptr-d by \tx- V"..'S,'  Qovi-fDaseat' ���������ftft������?r''.'e.xhftusi������v-.7. ������������������\;^-i' "u;  inen'ting.'   Thfij- product  5s '_,;���������.Tjvirvt-j  ar.*-.'-JiJ.87  inaaTtbo  O-iOUf-C  vV-Mrtj.nw^t.vW'^.-.-un.a.JJliJ '���������**������.;  *^:-;ii't'tla' ^<?y--iinl5'i5':-*-<: ��������� j>6v������ ���������  ^HVtyiyyy.yyy'-yKYyyy^  '���������': Alluding t'i l_ri a3J_B_i*_t' MyGnTy-:  manf etui *'fi wu8������,-h������>>'ga*;j^_ti^*;i������_c*ii  his. ti���������������������������*���������������������" *_.������������:���������'--���������  tured atv about  .Uar_-..facev..briek.  ���������������  ��������� ���������  < ���������  i  I  < (  ' ���������!  ���������  ������  < ���������  ���������  ������1<tMMHtt������M������������MIIM^  c  5i#  ___f.:;*a_Sa^^9  Bui'-''--" ''  m  W^,  -; "luoidtutally, I wisii to ������oy that  lial* iL������.������    oEt tf eira-vbelieve  th*  Mouroe  Doctrine or tho  I Spited  States  has  had  more  to'do  with the armament of GeebuWif-than  has had tbe t>olicy of Great Britain.  lf the United State** were to throw  tj)  I  . * *^+^mm+ HIIIII    I   ���������  ������  ������  I  ������ ������^  THIRD TERM CANDIDATE.  Alderman George King, who  has served the Fourth Ward for  two years, is now a candidato  for a third term.  Mr. King wea born in Buat-  ford-on-Avou, birthplace of tbe  immortal poet, Shakespeare.  He came to America in 187S and  to Vancouver in 1903, Bine**  which time he bas done a very  sttccwsful bnslnees , in real  estate. For man*- years be had  been interested in civic affair*,  twenty years as Clerk and Coun-  *!  *?H  ?kycii9oow  Co.  m  i\._i?Xi  Mt. Ple������a_nt  ftd VIII  tan in Fort William, Ont.,  and for the last two rears in  Vancouver. During the current  year be has been chairman of  the Market and Industrial Committee, serrins with ability and  suecess. As Alderman of Fourth  Ward he-has used bia innuence  to bring- about many improve*  meats, such as more and better  paved and lighted streets for the.  Bast End; tbe Georgia-Harris  bridge; East end viaduct*; the  C.N. Entry into False Creek;  Prior Street paved and connected with Venables car line, and  has worked for the general good  of the city.  Baxter for Mayor  overboard that absurd Monroe Doe-  ; trine and give aa opportunity to the  ', European nations to .expand in South  ' America and Kettle it up with a race  7 who would be like ourselvea in tern-  ij perament, it would be a happy day for  ! this North American continent.   Tbe  [effect of the Monroe doctrine is that  I while keeping Kuropean races out of  f | South America it is allowing lt to be  settled with Asiatics, and the time ia|  \ I not far distant when we will have an  Asiatic Question in South America."  ^Hw peroration would do honor to  ouch older and more eiperienced |  members. It is a fitting exampleof  the style of the entire address, small  fragments of which we have here presented in a somewhat disconnected  form. Loyalty to Oreat Britain aad  Imperial unity is the key to his debate and the heart of hla imprasslva  conclusion:���������  "To conclude, I Just want to say  this. Bo far as our opponent s poUey  Is concerned, they say: Let ������s have a  Canadian navy, and by that they mean  a Canadian navy which will not par*  ticipate in Imperial wars, if mere are  any, until directed by the Government  to do so. Those are the -words of tbe  right hon. the leader of the O-ppoel-  tion. We say an Imperial navy, an entirely-distinct proposition. They say  j we should not fight until rartiament  i determines whether we ahould take  | part In a war or not, I am Quoting  j their exact words. We say: 'Our  !ships shall be a part of the,Royal  j navy ready at all times to fight in  I every battle, and tor Britain to demand its assistance at any time and  la aay place.' They say to Britain,  Ton think of armaments; wa of railways and canals.' We aay to Britain,  'Too have borne the burden of imperial defence alone long enough. We  wast to help yoa. Here are our  dreadnoughts at your disposal, ttatll  we can definitely adjust our policy  upon a permanent basis.' They aay:  *8hall we enter thia mad race, or shall  ve continue to settle our differences  by arbitration?' We aay: Britain has  for a hundred years supported and  protected Canadian trade without one  cent of charger now we wish to enter  Into and parta-e of our **eapo_stblU-  tiea with Oreat Britain in this matter.'  They ���������*���������***: The British Smplre can  beat be maintained by increasing  Canadian independence or autonomy.'  We aay: Imperial unity if essential to  Imperial existence.'     Aad I want to.  FURS  CLEANED  t^tm������0.itmiit,pwMFiif.M4  *} tfH.lt! *!��������� st^E-rwM* Nlr.f74  See Our  V  VOUR HEAV  depends ^jpon the condi-  tion of your spine. . To  -   enjoy- perfect health'get -  your spine adjusted by  ���������**-  Ernest Shaw, P.C  (Doctor of Chiropractic)  250 22nd Ai-enue East"  -.-Close to Main St.)  Oflto B!ow������. I :*W to <?.     CV>iiaultatio*  ..-Fr������������7   I������H 1111 ***>*>*** l * ** I ������t i > S  [TORONTO |  : FURNITURE STORE  I 3JJ4MsloS���������  ; Our stock of J^rniture 4  ; is Earge, Modern and }  ; adapted to the tastes of J  ; Buyers.  ; Dressers, Buffets, Tables $  : Chairs, Couches,  Mat-  ; tresses, Bedsteads-, etc.  A complete line of  ��������� Linoleums, Carpet Squares, etc.  I Drop in and inspect ���������mr goods.  > Tbis is where you get a aqaare f  M. H. COWAN  IHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIiMIIII*  The cold water  KALSOMINE  in all-colors and  shades  50c per 5-lb. pkg.  LEE I WOOD  samtfiij f.   nmefalr.lKl  Choice  New Hay  %  1  *F. T. Vernon's  Feed Store  2471 Westminster Road  (fcr. Brudwa-      Ml. Flewaaft  ���������a_____________S^_-_-aa-SSS^S---_-_MM---_____S-9  Poultry Supplies  of every description  n  Phone: Fair. 186  J ^rr^r-*~"**r~*������***'"j***^^  iMiJMaS  ySi$^0^SyH  ^^���������'���������vVft'-^V'tf'W  '������������������-  -;;,,!   V-.    ��������� ���������".��������� 'i,-1;.'      ---���������������  ���������������������������:,X-^.-1-^'/_ H v'V--'������-,&���������/��������� '*;���������:',->/,-��������� ������������������'���������r f^-t^i*L'^-^99y^^^^t^?^W  Mi  'SW-  =  -t***^**"**'*^^  ****?*S���������  "��������� ���������-'.' :l:   '' '���������: yy��������� -''��������� ''y yy" ��������� J_JU**_ ���������_.r_.t._u___������________j_j-__J  SSte-ff***. ,li'    'P.UH.JWW  ���������______  iMfilP  FISHER'S DRUG  v If you would care to receive one of our Beautiful Art Calendars for.  \ 1913> which will be ready for distribution in December.  |r_*_������  r    DRUG STORE  COR. BROADWAY  & SCOTT ST.  ALDERMAN ,GEp:  McSPADDEN.S  Ward:������oui-'hit*''had tha efficient sejr-;  ������ iAi(---of--X-lderBian-:Gco.7.Me<5|^d*������n. for  Toixy v������ars of the last sit. 7l>uriug tbis  (  Mt. Pleasant  *     . > A.  F.  Mr-l'AVLSH, Vwv  Phone Fairmont S45 Cvirwr F.roadway and Main  Carriages at all hours day or night  Hacks, Victoria", Bntighams, Surreys and'Single y  Buggies, Exprtjbs r-.iwi Lh ay1 Wagons ���������"or)uie yxy  furniture and Piano  40H*k R. JACOaS, THE.STRONG  j '"''" \'.",     CANDIDATE.  I    Mm 1;   might  be . siiiil. of   John   It.  j JrujoliP.    the "; strong " candidate*    for  * A'ldi-n.uuiic honors in Ward Kpurl   To i i  j.stari Nviih,   he  has  fyod    rich    Irish *f  < l-lood, bvih his father ancfmotbcr.hav- \'\  ;ing  boon born in   ihe  Emerald. Isjle. .j ���������  | Jim' ancestors came* to  Ireland  fi^pm j  ���������;|li>ilivjt.i With WiUkiiH o������ Orange. <*aii-  ';iIuHUo ���������-���������aeoli.s was' horn in Drockvillc. I  J Ont., wti<_"*t' Ik-.->vvi'ts -'educated iii Un* \  ji-onimrm 'schools.-    He graduated froni, ���������  ; thy. Urockville Collegiate IhstUut������ in 1  iLS94 when a-nwre-youth.  j     After   serving ���������ajipri'iniepship   as   a '  ihutchir he oanio to Vancouver in 1.S37,  and soon engaged hi rho poultry busi-  noB^on Main Street, near Horn Road.  In 1002 he sold ;out.:;hti, started \the  Pacific   Fuel   Co.   on    Alain   Street.'  About 'this, time he 'purchased--water  frontaso.on False Creek.'' t:o-op������)f���������i e p j  Biiingle' mill.-;.    This..'proj<;cl; did."-np!,7  niateriaUk50.7bt!t'-tho':.FttIs^  ag#-^*w(red^  /^o)r$fcYe^  J  ~   "lu   all   matters   of   local iiti>>-  provements ahlernion should <>*i-  eounige Ihe rate'iayers .and U'ke ,  the Initiative rather than hinder  and discourage in" the matter of  building  up the ware]  aud -i:;ty.  "SulUiLcs and-by-laws  nffeet-  ing   the   ���������\v-eli-l>eii!L'.   health, mul.  protection .of the dtlzens should  'he ��������� strictly enforei'd,  and  every-  opportunity,  should" he   grasped  to Kocjiro to the. eity franchises  fiiK'lins. telephones, light,' poWer  and tram linos.      "nlted efforts  should immediately he ooninien  . ed  to seeure to  the cityamp!  dot kage    and   Fedevaf  expend!-,  tnrc  on  our  harbor  to  provide  ���������' for   and   attract   tho   enormous  shipping  interests     that  should  ' be' diverted   to   this   port   upovr  opening of the Panama Canal. .  ,.������������������ "{nt*rurl)an tram traffic shouid*  he removed from all leading thor-,  ���������otighfares. 'Nanaimo street car-  line, should he ext.enrltd7.io  Sfj-iitheona road at once.,���������" ' '  ''���������First street s;h<jjihl bo "ex-  tendfsd to.7\Iain street and Ven-  iihles street shotihHbe properly  connected : with ' Trior street." bo  as :��������� to affotd-'-lire ; protection   to:  ts   ������  51  j:Umo; Gr_n_Tiovi" hits ..changed-.'from  wilderness . to a /h.y ���������}'_ .Itself. .giV  years ago there was no atreet car aer-  vice. mir eltH-tric Jiphi,-nor vater. !XoW  tier������ )* exctnllw. cur _(K:ommo(iatIon,  ������s(.i-aor'ill������a.ry hglu v*ftrvi<,-������ aud -water  i in abundance. Tl!e;j aewertj wdr������  UcaVtwiy-bop**** tor; today Grandview..  j is being threaded nil) ������������wei'K of mod-  ei-n peVfeeUoxi. At -��������� ihat time the  j fl>Y<>ts of tcdar were (.cerok^ii forest,  lor mora biazod. trails' wUh here and  there a trud...roa������i.      .  Ald#i uua M������Spaddoa a������ad his oraite"  % i his influence and ability to bring  T j about  then.* ehanse*  ttud  fhue  make  ��������� j-'t'ho- "wildernenn  bu<i  a.nd 'blor-soin as  I ' the i-orc",.. '���������'."���������  I     - ���������' "    '      y ������������������������������������   .x .y .  ���������,.-!    .He   haiv  ������ervod  ? ! committer   in   vh*  A. P.  BLACK. THE WINNING  yr-.-yrxCMiOiDAti^y  ���������!-All"sl_n'a-- pointvto A: :,P.7TO4^?a^;iaM|iil^^  -.;-.'.'.'������������������������������������ ���������';;: ' -''.������������������-- ���������-"."-;' ��������� -. ������������������ \vr -rH,il^KS>?tt?A;!s^^^a  > winning '��������� -^ndid3t^-'^fpr-:;:^lde*TBia^^  I honors in Ward 'Fiv^.x.lii^^epu^^^iP^  I ��������� x '��������� j.  - ���������..-��������� r'- ������������������-i ��������� ������������������'��������� ������������������-��������� ������������������'���������;*:��������� vxxsf.^iyyyiffi&fffle  for business a!)ility-..and^"n>e>-rWv-f***-4tf^S^^  H������.-_��������� *������������������������_��������� ���������!��������� i ��������������������������� ���������������*������ t..y.*;.>>������������frl������������.*.������*������fr*-s^^  THEBUCCESS  Business College  "THE SCHOOL CTF CERTAINTIES"     \  We invite the public to ������?al. at our ,*ie*y piremises'^n th<jt  Harris Block.      .We would like .you toins-w-ct our equipment; to see v\ hat splendid light and ventik.tv ������ we have;  to see our students at work. ^        ���������  .^v  If you are interested in Business Education, ������ vj.it iu  us will convince you that this is the school for you to attend.  The best is what you require.  E. SCOTT EATON, B. A., Principal  Cor. Mam St &1^  PHONE: Fairmont 2075      VANCOUVER, B.C.  ������������������������������������MMt>������H*'*m*������������m������t ****)*******���������****)**>**)**)**)*  for good values in      ���������  R^AL ESTATE AND INVESTMENTS  ���������   , "v    ������������������:. ���������  Callon  iTR!MBI-E  & NORRIS  Cor. Broadway and Westminster Road  ���������������'���������,'- *'  ������9*****$**)***%******)**)****9*9**)**)**<**)**)*****)%*}**)*%**)U  '.':-. iihrioat ovc-vy.  ccaucil. He was  chairmaji or t.'������e bridgo ,\coi'ujnicteei  when 'he GranrlJla' a.i--d Wt-stminstfr  ,Ay(c*nue-'bi"i(lsos wwre l-'atit. He >vas  =imte'-year chairman oi i.'io water''eoin-  mitteo and.'ls ������o> the ������������������;.<;.Snnnn of tho  a.me_a<ion committer i7������r7n-1a to his  election to the Conuci; W.Wos for"six  .yestrs baildins' inspt";7..-���������. -.yy.7'rtfssflssQr;"  K'Rlit years axv'Jic-.L.>;:'��������� ::*.-. 7^yj.!(iiiif;  ro^ldericr:.. ut laST.-'Corau-jvK'Jal ������r'T-'',-  w *i������.--r>���������' he und- his-'fnrjiiy.,' *;���������.:- :; ;< .::-.-'  ;i*i'i-.-the. i'������fp"������?i-t of- thvir yxxixr yx'-  yttaiutitnte.*.-' 7    '     - :.'���������  "   7"'-.������������������   '������������������.v'-':7:1'  '������������������'   ' ���������'" ��������� "      ���������'.:--     ������������������     -   7- '���������*  Ed-ward Adsrir the VertafSle      -.'.*.  -"-���������.���������-. Candidate,; 7; ;������������������ ^:y\  In an, Intorvie-w.'"*vH_ ���������'Eiwe.ri ��������� f;  Adair, alderinanlccundMato l������r   ;  Vhonora-iih Ward ?*our, onr *������������"*���������>���������'���������.*'..  ter gathered the following tmciss;\y}-.  ������������������';5Mr.-;A^air;:was--bbi*������\-i*I.^  "���������;;C>nti>i-*l*/.fcer<i-.-.he "iWi-B. edu'ekte*!'������_������!',;'��������� v:  ;;',-:iorJ.t.wiBi*^:yeiri'*������--'*  aviarfeciiiajb^r t*>mr*__T.   Tv������������-' *  j^niil^/'X^TiTiKj^Jiie, at* *!*_%���������������   *  ^;<^um*j(*?"li|ii|^o^       aita Mi>.  experience in public and  mat^r1?,'  togeihei' with   hi  p't'rspnfllHy.'-.einftintently qiialiiy  Aideimaiiic'iliitiif'S,aad lionors  couver,     The electors ofTVVa  - ''-yi.'-'-f-iiwi-v-Kw.i..,  ^^e**?-'p|Dsiti|6^  at'this*;; tfmop J*-^*:^^  iui::-tho^maiife^rvlfeel^  ������oium%^:_nd:;6|v^:i^  ^aav-^In^itOOtiho-'r^r^^          ver, and was" two j/csts as6iat|pt;:  'o^Mnettt co_vn������i88io*,er, slnc^g  Unto be toa* tsutcefttiilly cond^iiSi.,   _TO^������,.^  ho TA'iMlifi'W _iit-*^,K-er,TT---------f-i-9vnger  Sewing Machine interests. In 1906 he  returned to Vancouver, where be hat-  been successful as a r>������al cstato dealer.  Mr. J. R. Jacobs iii a young man of  ptoaeing personality, a clear, vigorous  thinker, a good speaker, a man wbo  imprcsBCH hia auditors favorably, and  wina by virtue of hia true ability.  He la Preaident of tbe West End  Fourth Ward Ratepayera' AanoriatioA,  gocond Vice-president of the Conaer-  j vative Association _ot the city,  and  } Honorary   President   of   the   Fourth  jWard ConaerTatlye Association.  With his wife and eight year old  i daughter he Uvea at 738 Harris Street.  Baxter is a Man of his word.  Baxter has had experience.  Baxter will make a goodMayorf*  For Sale  White Leghorns  Hens, Pullets, Cockerels  Unexcelled in B. C. for Size, Color or  Breeding Qualities.  MUST SELL TO MAKE ROOM.  ^ . - r ���������  Eoqsire 2408 Westminster Road or 1710 Grant Street *  PHONE Fairmont 1140 or Highland 343  j Mr. Butza ia a thorough Canadian  < from away back, notwithstanding hie  ( name "Buzza-" He wa? bora in Owen  I Sound. Out., and educated for a school  | teacher. He is thoroughly in touch  1 with the working classes, being him  \ self a steam-titter by trade. His long  ������nd official relation to tbo Christian  Endeavour Association le a.guarantee  moral atabUHy, and evidences hia  | sympathy with men in their'struggles  ; against evil while seeking temporal  | success .and true respectability.  Candidate Buzza is Sn the full  ! strength of man&ood, and has high  ideals of life and pnblic duty. He  has been closely identified with c'sic  affalra, and shows an aptitude in such  matters.  SONS OF ENGLAND.  The last meeUng of Lodge Orand-  riew for the fear was held on Wed  jnesday last, December 18th, at whicb  there was a good attendance. Many  members complained of tbe inefficient  mall service in 8outh Vancouver, and  a resolution was passed instructing  the Secretary to write the Poet Office  Inspector calling his attention to the  Urge number of communications addressed to Janes Road Post Office  which uever reached those addressed.  ���������j'^J'-'V.^i^*^  .^'^t������.ft;::^  ���������. -'''MA';'-,H_..fl4''i*������^^  ���������^ide^-aw'ttl'e.'NpttKti.e -?*i;y__ta''-- ������t  *_������ y.ft.v-1*.ftjvti '?*>.-'j������5������*atly,plc_������ied  ������������������������i-������^ "'::.'?*^_���������������->u*J-^?^'"s, ': reipreee������'<_-  yy. 11. fL' efev^hs..-whose woi*  -..<i -���������'H.i'O ������-'������'' 'c-.-i*gel?. 7 I!- toib  ^.I'UfiSt B.raf"*. -:oatttr, Oat.,. spt*gt  tvvreir^ >h.j>. In Northern British  Cf/iuir..i_ BT.d th* Ytilcon. He  htK. bcHU in Vancouver five yea^a  ihd'if- a.-prominent bnsinetM ������������a  a.nd haa alwyB taken a Hveta-  **rw������t in ftivie mftttei-s snd ������*ii-  lif affairs. }ie is a man of ideas  T   antV kno**>B what he believes  BRITISH PACIFIC COAL COMPANY,  LIMITED.  ShatFholdors of the ahove coajpany.  who have bona Sde- invested their  money in the shares of the company  are hereby sotifle dthat the. extra- {  ordinary general meeting of the com- (  pahy called by tho present board of |  divectoni for tb.; purpose of passing a  resolution to wind up tbe company  was; at the demand of the great majority of the sh*_-������_oldere, adjourned  till- tbe 11th day of January, 1������13, in  order that shareholders might have an  opportunity of considering the nature  of the propof*_ls placed before them by  the directors. The adjourned meeting will be held at 319 Pender street,  Vancouver, and a full attendance of  shareholders is urgently requested.  Shareholders who find they eannot be  present will please give their proziee  to nome other shareholders who has  paid- for his share. s Mr. George A.  Odium; 2408 Westminster road. Vancouver, or John Reid of New Westminster: or George Mellor, of Mellor  ' Bros.; Victoria, will be pleased to receive proxies from other shareholders  who cannot be present and who have  no other preference.  SHAREHOLDERS COMMITTER.  Vancouver. B. C. Dec. 23rd, 1MK.  NOTE.���������Proxies to be  voted must,  under the articles of this company, be  (lied with the secretary of the com- ^.^ more to��������� tban ^  pany at the least 24 hour, before the Ufore Th? Worge Tdegraph Com.  date of the meeting-, so mail early to pany, of Seattle and Portland, works  the above named persons. ]n  close-connection with wireless and  '_������������������   i commercial   officials   and   can   place  ! graduates-in good   positions.     It will  : pay you to write- for full particulars.���������  Adv,  Mono} and 'financial ^e*r������1*i)*|pBt  .he  cily,> A^fPloadid   ������ftJ#Sil^>|CPl  t^intsl *n^ *n<r irei^y &&&$������ ������**a r%mMT  tingnitjh birri and *j--0jtt;y Wm||f^^u^^  Itader bt ������*en; ' .y , *     *   ������M . "^ <��������� '^ ff'  * * hi . I i i ii i m * 11 ii i m������ > t-7 "t': ������i|  <-r I  i  -   "i  i: :���������������������������&>���������   ."  ������  ���������  ��������� Ib a resident of the du^ricttj hla  ) been president ot the Ratepayer*  ������ Association for two yeara.   'yy  afterwards btiilt many miles af  roads and mountain trails for  ���������xtbe Provincial Government. Ub-  Her he conducted aa extensive  business In lumber, and acquired  a practical knowledge of mtniag  and farming.  In 1904 he came to Vancouver,  but has .been touring the continent and Great Britain as a lecturer T*uring- this time he managed a private immigration bureau and waa the means of brln***  ing thousands of settlers te British Columbia from the UaJ'e-J  States and the old countries.  Thia he did without any compensation for the good ef the  country.  Among many honors Mr. Adair  was twice nominated for Provincial honors.  He is a versatile candidate,  and if elected proposes u> use  hia practical knowledge f-r the  improvement of his want and  the permanent benefit ef th*  whole eity.  *\>**am**\y*mm* ������������������������������_������������������<���������  i* a a s <o ��������� m a *a>a  p. e* wz_;a  ilderouok tistfMstc Ward  yy>s. t  ii^  (n the city Mr. Buzza haa \ , _.  | and-is in very close connection  | with the Christian Endeavor As-  > Bociation, Riving a very creditable  * account of .himself wherever  .placed.' ���������-.'   .'  I This is one candidate who is  < > planning to give himself and alt  J | nis time to working for the in-  ! terests of Ward Seven.  II Candidate Butzu has been un-  ., animously endorsed by Soutb  " Ward ,VII Ratepayers Associa-  \', tion and Good Government  <. League. ,..y' T  ^_u������-������^<.j������.j ������ii*i-���������*ii|i a* -.,)0,������,* Siii.'w*.**^.  Bulbs! Bulbs!  FOR SALE  A fine lot to choose from, all -7  prime condition.  Sixty varieties to acted from.  Now ia the time to buy for Pall p|������* -..  ing to give good results for next  Spring.  HEELER'S NURSERY  Cor 15th Ave. & Main St  PHONE: Fairmont 817  tyahy Excellent  Positions Open  Many good positions are open to  young men and young women in the  field of '' Wireless " and of commercial  telegraph service. The passage of the  new United Stated law, effective October 1, compelling all sea-going ves  sets to be equipped with wireless instrument" and manned by two competent operators, has created a wide demand for operators in the marine wireless service.      Laws now require rail-  MT. PLEASANT  NURSING HOME  Maternity  Cases a  Specialty.  Best of Care Guaranteed.  MRS. CARDMAN, MATRON.  855 Eleventh Avenue, fc  ������y  ������i ,   5-  For Salo  A large lot, 50x132 ft., in block XO*  Pender Street,   East.        Price $3CGt.  Balance 6, 12, 18 months.     An excellent chance.     Enquire  WESTERN CALL OFFICE  2408 Westmlaster Road  BAXTER  FOR MAYORiTrva"rv['L"ad-  LODGES  OF OBB*  MT. PLEASANT LODGE NO. It  Meets   every   Tumday   at   ���������vp.rn.  K>  roo.F. ^hall,    WestR.ln5K.ar     AVe..   Mt  Pleasant.    8oourning:   br-*thr*n  cordW.'*r  invited to attend.  J. C. D-rrU. H. G.. 3281 Hotmcr StMrrt  *. MuJdco. V. G., 2S1S ___ Bt--t  TbM..S*m^M*t^Smcr.jm:t*e*eaaa������mfi. N  THE WESTERN CALL.  *)*********���������**********������������������+*���������  is It You Are Sick]  U    ��������� CALL ON   .... i  ERNEST 8HAW, D. [.. ]  7:,.'.'������������������ (Doctor of Chiropractic) J  2J50 22nd Avenue East   X  Chiropractic  succeeds   where %  medicine fails. ������  Hours 1:30 to 6 Consultation free j  I*************************  Vote for Baxter as Mayor  8ECRET SERVICE.  For CQNFIDBNTIAL IN  VB-TKI AHONS you want  a man of Integrity, exper*  lenc������and|_3Uity. That man  {���������John-ton; Mene->S-������-  anto-L Videpr-- Tbt  Swrtt Sotvieo Sanaa.  Joshua Johnston, the Secret Service  expert has been building up a substan-  tlalsbusinesB in Vancouver for tbe last  five years, during which time many  big' and important cases have beer,  handled by him with marked ability.  He has a large clientele in this and  neighboring cities.  His adaptation to detective work  comes in part as a birthright, but has  been Improved by study and practical  service in this country, and in the Old  Country where he won honors and a  reputation for shrewdness, 6ourage,  achievement and general capability.  Mr. Johnston has a quiet, unobtrusive  manner, but is nevertheless a bundle  (of nerves held In check by an iron will  until oceaalon requires action. Unleashed he is a ferret in pursuit of an  object,���������quick* direct, certain and unyielding. His office is at 319 Pender  street, west.  4*  The Queen Tea Rooms  6iS Or-ovllle Street  Luncheon and Afternoon  Teas a Specialty  Aviation's Big Death Toll.  London, Dec. 20.���������Aviation statisticians figured today that 238 men and  women have lost their lives since men  began to fly, including the deaths of  Aviator Horace Kearny and his passenger, Chester Lawrence, near Los  Angeles.  ���������iM 111 HI I M 11 HI I l*>l I >l l-0< 111 >li������<'lil I lil'l 11111 IHI  ���������  mEym^Q  Consenting to many solicitations, presents himself as Candidate for Election as Alderman in Ward  Five. ���������  Electors are invited to study his fitness for the  : office and follow their convictions as to his election.  *  illlllllltlt<*llllt-������������������ll'll������IOIt*l'l'l*>l#tl'lll'*t������IHt'>������'l#'l'>  IM-IIHIIMHIIIIIHHU   MO������l MM ���������������������!���������* M������HM*������  fee Stave lake Pmfar  Those Industries nre Better  Jo ultimate results whicb use our'electric  power service, ; %* factories or office^huil4-  li^jsjwhich operate private power plants are  WKjer a Wg expense for maintenance. A  trWnar accwentmay4isorganize their whole  svetem-more serious disturbance, with  attendant heavy losses Involved, are not  < -  preventable.    Stave I4e Power is un<Je-  nlaWytcheaper an4 more reliable than pri-  vate_plant operation.   See us for particulars  . and rates.  WMITBO  : fftoqe. ������eyi������oqr 4770     603-610 Carter-Cotton BWg-  P. O. BOX 14X8, VANCOUVER, & C.  ********.*.******** *>**>������ '144*y  **************************  WARD IV  Your Vote and Influence  are respectfully solicited  for aldermanic honors in  Ward Four by  GEORGE KING  X  w  I  ******* hi 111111 n 1111 ��������� n *o-i 11; i 1111 liiHiiim mu  44 41 tlllUlin till 1111111   OMHIMIM Mill MIMMIM ������  MR. A. P. BUCK FOR WARD ?  Mr. A. P. Black is a candidate for  aldermanic honors in. the Fifth Ward.  Knowing him personally, we feel sure  that, with his personality and executive  ability, he will make a very a,pprecidble  additwn to the Aldermanic Board. Your  vote and influence will be well placed if  used to elect Mr. Black.  HY, cannot we have a  Christmas dinner, Just  as everyone else has?"  Mra. Tilbury asked her husband as  they sa*, at breakfast together the  morning before Christmas.  From the way she aaked the question it was obvious that Mra. Tilbury  waa angry. She tossed her pretty  head, and tbe way. her nose rose lh  the air waa a defiance in itself.  Tom Tilbury, her hulband. aat at  the opposite side of the table. He  waa eating *t frugal breakfast, in his.  tls-alveW particular manner. That  li, he toyed wltb a glass of milk, two  wholemeal biaj^^idjrwy tanll.  Tilbury waa a man of spare habit,  ���������friw a long nose, long lines down the  side of hia mouth, a alight tendency  to baldness, a somewhat weak eye,  and a very subdued manner. ���������  "Wbat ia the good of it?" he asked  mildly; "and where la the sense of UT  Half the people In the world eat too  much and make themaelyee^ 111 over  ^Tee���������and the other halt don't eat  enough. Borne���������poor. devlle-^because  they cannot get it, and a few like you.  because they are afraid of enjoying  themselves or seeing any one else do  ���������o. Y_u look as. lf you were eating  *MneJM& jverr meal, and that every  _*uihfuT w_fT5_rT ol a brick out of  yojjt jiext row of houses, qenslMe  gavtnf , T can understand, but paril-  mon** ia horrid, and I'm Just sick to  death of TC^^r  "My dear Kate," replied Mr.  mildly, and crunching his meal biscuit  like a squirrel with a nut, "everything  ou eat Is money, and one is no worse  9 for knowing lt.   The careful man  eaves the most"  1 "My dear Tom," she replied,; mimicking his mild manner, "If you ate  more you would be stronger, and  would work better. You'd mate more  money ln less time, and perhaps, then,  I shouldn't be reduced to a rag of a  4mm which Is only fit for the marine  store.''  ' "I think lt Is very nice." he an*  swered, "and becoming."  ���������Tou think anything Is nine and be-  _ that Is cheap and the lens it  the nicer and more becoming It  Is. In your eye.**  There was a alienee- *m which both  thought their own thought*.   j  Mr*. TUbury had been married. Just  "Tom it ail right,".*cdd his sister,  out of Kate'* be*t, friend*, the der  hefor* th* weddto*. "hot he'i mean���������  that'* wh^Jitl*.  It's In *t*g*������  "pt^*W   ^9  ^vtt^J^^W^���������^  wif*T   w *^"  vmmaavaww  was*********'***'  H out of Tit." * ^ *' '_.- -'>  -tate had indigently mmdfcted  tltm aceusalfcife levelled agamit her  future lord. She bad been, toftte**  to him for two year*, and had noUced  no sfrus of such a taUlng. Careful,  of course, he was. that she ������M notioed.  But wa* it not a compliment to her  that he should board bis resource*?  Did it not prove hit devotion and hi*  de*lre to make the marriage po**lbl*  aa quickly as he oould? Still, even in  aer cot-rtahlp, *b* would have liked  a little more than the cwtomtMT  uresents. She Would have appreciated  tbe extra, little gift* of flowers, or  chocolates, or theatre tickets which  did not come ber way. This seeming  neglect she had overlooked���������poor Tom  wa* anxious, perhaps over-anxious, to  provide for their future. She ought  to be tbe last one-to blame him for  that, and she was. -       '  But when they were married she  found hi* ���������later'* warning took on  more serious import. He we* mean*  ���������Though he had an Income of |H00 a  year, be begrudged her ������ fervent  More ���������till, he had In property and  cash close on ������6000, and muoh of It  be had possessed long before be proposed* His parsimonious oourtehlp  wa* after all unnecessary, and by no  mean* a compliment to her. He could  have married her tt any moment during the engagement without burdening htmeett, and all the time nave  >een more generous with tht Uttle at-  tonttons * woman love* from tbt man  Vho intends to make her hi* wife.  ���������nd now he bad taken hit tort turn  ' begrudged the coetef their ���������>od.  Tht flrtt week be grumbled at tbe  household bill*. Tht *e_t week he cut  them down. Tht week after ne announced hit Intention of beoomlng t  vegetarian, He had an idea that bf  doing to he would havt tbe weekly  MU* at ont stroke, and 10 a oertnls  extent ht had.  This tt tb* point where they had  stock. Kate wt* rather fond of tho  good thing* of life, sad had hospitable  hutlnot*. He wa* iteratingly meagre  tt tht week patsed en.  -Perkins," tbt tail, breaking tho  fOeoce. 'yen wttl tell mt what your  Men of a Chrlstent dinner Isf*  He m*ai**d kit bltenlt slowly.  "HytcU*, T isn'ttee why wt should  '   a *p*o**l atert to sat a lot Juat  ft happen* te be Chrlttmat.  shall g* en at I am doing. I want  no turkey, no ***��������������� pudding. ��������� vegetable soup, teat* tf these lentil steaks  froni tho vegetarian restaurant,  rice pnddlag will make a dinner  eulte M good at we ought to afford,  and neumhlng enough for a meal,  whether it be far Christmas or any  other day."  "But Too want turkey aad plum pud*  dinar Kate answered. "I want te  oook a good dinner, and eat it, too.  I want fo see you enjoy it, and not sitting there like a rabbit nibbling sawdust I want to be Jolly, and make  tho metliolly, tb get some ot the  spirit of Christmas Into the house, to  be happy wi$pvt considering in a  oold-blooded wi# whether I am quite  sensible.**  Be looked t**������ in his mild, shortsighted manger and smiled.  "Are you not   happy,   Kate?" he  laeie sou]  I got fro  and arte  fulte as  no! You are a dear, good chap in  many ways, Tom, but you are mean,  mean to the point of being unbearable i  and you get worse."  There was a little explosion of tears,  angry, rebellious tears, after thia expression of opinion.  He walked into the Uttle.ball and  took down his hat and coat. 1* he  slowly applied the hat bnuh before  departing, he turned back tb the break*  fasVroom.  "I'm very sorry, Kate,'-' he said. 1  dp want you to be happy. If you  have act your heart on belpg festive.  Bt a ohop for yourself or some cut*  j, and cook a few potatoes.  I think  I might eat a potato, too, a* It'* Christ*  ;y?.^ - "��������� .-.���������������������������������*;���������: *-.>r.r-v;i������.**>-- ;  hops and a few potatoes!" shs  said, and then laughed almost hysterl*  allycally until she was exhausted,  "I know what it is," she said to her*  mean; he has  He hasn't got  a Stuff, of feonour. But it's time I stop*,  enduring this and started to cure  I'U revolt, and give him tht tl  of a Ufetlme.' "  ������& -Ids vm i>-'t  mfir no t_t_gi_ation.  t******** *���������* *���������*** ***** HH MO **********************4'***  Happy*���������w>tt a man who wants len- ^   Steak tot hit Christmas dinner���������j a������r������t __������ but a trifle frosty.  When Tom came home that Christ*  mas Eve he was ln a very good temper.  Something of the bustling, genial  spirit of tho world outside had touched  hhn with ita festlye note. After ail,  il *51* fibdltrn*b. -he bad thought, as  he pissed alckj {he lighted thorough-  iare*.^d noted the cheerful shops,  touched had he been by the spirit  lerous. He bad passed Into a  ecuo-r*s shop and bought a sultana cake. He himself would contribute a little to the home testlvttlee  outside the ordinary routine -of his  wife's shopping. He would show her  that he, too, could be generous. H*  did not notice he had picked out the  smallest sultana cake In the shop, nor  that lt was a very Uttle cake Indeed.  It wat, aa he noted it a nice slsed  cake for two. -  Once the spirit of generosity had  seised him lt seemed to grow within  hie being as lf it were a strange new  influence flowering there. Passing a  greengrocer's shop, he bought a Uttle  bunch of mistletoe. Kate would like  that and, ae be desired to- be Jolly  rather than sensible, perhaps bo might  kiss her under the green leaves and  the pearly shining berries at he had  read of young people doing In those  absurd Christmds number** Tea, and  to make tbelr festivities more complete, he went into his new**gej������t't  and purchased an illustrated Ohrot-  mat number, with a very red cover,  and a vory purpie-faoed fttber Ohrttt-  ma* printed on It _  1 T might rand It aloud." he safe;  "thsre*s sure to bo. *om*thlng foolltb  about Christm** in it���������what K*tt will  caU tho fettlv* spirit" ho thought  So laden, he rwiobed hi* UtUe horn*.  Kate was there to greet hint tho Kate  he bad known and oiwey ������ admired, tht  woman ht had loved*. Wat It Christmas tnd the atmosphere of festivity  which made bis love teem a *no**t  Teoi thing to him to-night aa ho cros**d  bit own threshold and looked on tht  laughing ftoe of hit wife? After all.  be wa* glad he bad bought th* Uttle  present* he had collected, tnd when  he handed them to her, for the first  he noticed the cake wa* vmall, and  that the mistletoe was but a tiny  bunch, and poor in berries at tbat  StUIr th* Christmas numb*? wat largt  enough, jand its red cover did look  warm and cheerful, and gave of* the  right festive note.  Katt received hit gtttt choerfuUy,  even with an unexpected show of  grttltud** Ht thought ptrhapt the  wt* too grateful, and, looking at her  closely, saw something tn her manner,  a tort of- suppressed extltemtut which  he 414 not quite understand or like.  But tht wgt to great spirit* wben th*  joined him at their simple evening  met!, and seemed to btv* forgotten  their little disagreement bf tht morning. After tht meal tht Minted busy.  "She wis cmanlng down the kitchen.'*  tht explained, and dared him to put  hit toft Into tt tht ***wt evening. *  Tht evening wore away, and ht wont  to rett at hit usual hour. It wa* tn  hour later when hit wilt retired-thgt  etotntng procett seemed to be a long  tne. At their early breakfast a������ct  moratng he wt* very taiet tnd rat  wtt tn unexpectedly high spirit*. She  served the simple meal be prefeesed  t* like, and then hurried blm into tie  little room ht enUti hit study, and  teld blm not to move about the bouM.  tt the wtt going te have a bu*y morning, and bt would only be to tht wa*r.  He rat m the little stedy before *Sa  flre, turned over hit Christmas number, and 147 began to nnd a story*  It wat a trttanl Obrtstma* stery tf  the eld type, full of port wine and  plum padding, turkey, and staling,  cracker*, and happy, genial frolics alter dinner. There waa kissing under  the mistletoe in It romping game*,  sueh aa fbttman't knock, blind man't  buff, tnd hunt tht slipper. It waa a  stery ofa JoUy Chrietme*. with much  aentlmett In It nnd a good deal of  real kindly fbeUng.  Wben be came to tht end of the  story he put the number down on the  table very guletly, and stared long and  thoughtfuUy into the fire.   -  ���������-That wee a JoUy Christmas," he  thought and then an unusual impulse  stirred him.  "I wish we-were baving a Christmas  dinner more like the one In the Christmas stery," he said balf-alood. For a  moment he was Inclined to go to his  wife and .express bis opinion, but be  remembered the eoene of the day before, and pride was strong within him.  Instead, he decided to put on his  hat and coat and walk the rest of the  hours away before their mid-day meal  waa due. Outside of the house, he  passed rapidly through the suburban  streets, and set oft on a brisk spin  round the spacious park, The air was   The  Aid. Baxter Before Ward VI.  Friday evening of last week Alderman Baxter addressed the ratepayers  of Ward Six on the platform on Which  he will go to the electorate. \  At the outset of his address Alderman Baxter spoke of an instance in  which he had been instrumental in  saving the city an unnecessary expenditure of $300,000 on the 1911 viaduct  bylaw. He had been the only ward  representative to oppose this piece of  proposed legislation which provided  for an outlay of $450,000 when It was  first submitted, and as a rcBult it was  defeated. Now the B.C. Electric and  Great Northern Railway companies  would have to bear $300,000 of the expense, the balance of $150,000 being  the amount the citizens would be  called upon to pay inBtead of the  former stupendous sum.  In referring to the need for better  land and water transportation, Alderman Baxter pointed out that the civic  government had done absolutely nothing in regard to the preparation of  Vancouver for the traffic which must  come from the prairies once the Panama Canal was completed.  Vancouver was the only port in  British Columbia the phipa of other  nations could look to as the natural  outlet for the wealth of the Middle  West and the natural products of. the  interior districts weBt of the Rockies.  "But it Is not only to the Improvement bf roads by sea that we must  look," proceeded the alderman, "for  ocean routes play only a small part  in the national question of -commercial' development. We must pay more  attention to road building in British  Columbia. We must open up a system of roads first to within forty or  ' CEDARJfTAGE  CEDAR COTTAGE PRESBYTERIAN  CHURCH  Rev. J. C. Madill, Pastor.   .  Services^-11 a.m., 7:30 p.m.  11.00 a.m.���������Special Xmas Sermon.  7.30 p.m.���������A Heaven to go to Heaven  In.  fifty miles of the city to make the  adjacent municipalities tributary, and  to unfetter them from the bonds imposed by years of transportation difficulties. This has been a potent factor  in augmenting the already high cost  of living in Vancouver, and while we  have the market for all the goods that  British Columbia can produce from  agricultural landB, we must have the  facilities of., conveying those products to the consumer to make them  of practical utility and ah asset."  Mayoral candidate Rogers and several others also Bpoke.  I  Phrenology  _______ YOUNQ  ONma Rpmokloml Advloe  On Business Adaptation, Health and  Happiness  806 Granville Street, Corner Robson  r Hours: 10 a. m. to 9 p. m        ���������  WARD VIII  Your INFLUENCE and  ^VQTE are Respectfully  Solicited by  Frank Trimble  As AJ4������ri������*w? Caictf-ftte for Ww4 Eight ,*;':  ���������SM-MM  -__M-  Boy Ym (Mips and New rear's Pwl  ��������� From ���������  CHRISTIAN UTPRATURP PPPOt HP.  $175 Qrativilfe Street  Cards, Mottoes and Devotional Books.  Largest Stock of Bibles in Western Canada.  Everything 9% Close Cut Rates.  ThU scientific paving composition combines  in the greatest degree the qualities ot  PURA3U4TY,  ECONOMY,, NOlSEl_ESSNESS,  NON-SUFPEfcWESS, KBBIUENCY OR  m-ASTlClTY,  SAWTARJNBSS  It has won the high&t favor with drivers  of horses and automobiles. It has been  studied closely by municipal engineers all  over the continent, and has been adopted  by fifteen cities in Canada and over two  hundred in the United States.  COLUMBIA WTUUTHIC, LTD.  445 GRANVILLE STREET, VANCOUVER  (Cor. Granville and Pender)  Phone Seymour 7130  Vote for Baxter as Mayor  ��������� 7 ���������   ���������      ,���������'���������....   7.  \        '      .  ,-. ��������� ...  i***mi*ii..������.������������������������ ���������'��������������������������������������������������������������� i��������� ioiti ii m1111m in mimiit  7  ������������������i  WALTER R. HAMILTON:  Respectfully Solicits Your Vote and Influence  as Aldermanic Candidate for Ward Four.  ������������������ ���������:������������������...'���������.'��������� <  I Mr. Hamilton has been endorsed by the Good ;  Government League,  e*****.***********4*4'*****.Oi***4******t4*44*i**4*****  ���������*��������� ��������� ,' "V  ������\l.  i*s_*i t-.  '. *��������� i  THE WESTERN CALL."  LANb   NOTICES  *r__rCOir*r_a, 8. C, __-n> BX0-_-K"~.) thence east eighty chains to the point of  StoMot of Coast Meage. -To. a. commencement.  Take notice that I. Alfrea Barker, of  Vancouver,  B., Ca  occupation^piumber,  Intend to apply -or permission i to pur  chase the following described landa:���������  Commencing at a post planted about  fourteen miles in a northerly dlration  from the north-west corner of survey  Lot Number thirty-nine (380. and on tne  East aide of the Kle-na-Klene Btver;  thence north etthy chains; thence west  eighty chains; thence south eighty  chains; thence east eighty chains to the  point of commencement.  ALFRED BARKER.  Per Chas. McHardy. agent  Dated November 18th, 111-.  T__rooirr*Bm, a. a, ___n> B_rn_o*.  SUrtrlet of Ooast Baage, Me. a.  Take notice that 1, John A. Catterall,  of Vancouver. B. C, occupation, clerk,  intend to .apply for permission to nur-  chane the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about  fourteen miles in a northerly direction  from the north-west corner of survey  Lot Number thirty-nine (���������������), and oa  the east aide *of the Kle-na-Klene Rlvsr:  thence south eighty chains; thence wjet  eighty chains; thence north eighty  chains; thence east eighty chains to the  point of commencement  JOHN A. CATTEBA_L,.   ���������  Per Chas. McHardy, ageat  Dated November ISth, 1112.  ALFRED  WILLIAMS.  Per/Chas.' McHardy, agent  Dated November 19th, 1911.  VAnroomrBB, a. c, ___n> dzs-bio-.  Dltrtrlot of Ooa-rt aeage, Bo. S.  Take notice that I, James McCreath,  of Vancouver. B. C, occupation mercantile agent. Intend to apply for permission to purchase the following described  lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about  eight miles ln a northerly direction from  the north-west corner of survey Lot  number thirty-nine (80), and on the east  side of the Kle-na-Klene River; thence  north eighty chains; thence west eighty  chains;    thence   south   eighty   chains  mce           _   .  thence east eighty chains to the point o:  commencement   ._A������������������. ��������� ......���������..  JAMES McCREATH.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November 19th, 1912.  seen air stung hia lace, and noon bis  rapid ;*yalk had suffused htm, with s  fine and vigorous glow. , His exertion  not only cleared his brain, but aet bit  mind working freely. Tbe physical  glow became a mental atate. And ai  he went, he caught the signs of Christ  mas in the air. Outside the park hs  noted a gro.*p of children were carrying new", dolls, obviously Christinas  presents/ At a cottage door a stout  '    -    ^*& y&%M$im  ;r> are* **~ %v ##*$������#  70-Fn_  ���������jj  _  Highest Grade Cutlery ������2r*%  An immense stock, bearing the brands of G**m_ne  Joseph Rogers. I. X. L., Boker and Butler  twelve   miles   in   a  northerly   direction  from   the  north-west  corner  of  survey  Lot number thirty-nine (39), and on the ... . ������������������,������._���������__ -_,���������._ u������������.^. k��������� _u  east side of the Kle-na-Klene River; I little boy imitated John Horner by Sit-  thence north eighty chains; thence we->t i ting on the step of the door eating  eighty chains; thence south eighty I Chrintmas nie H* najMorl a -hnroh  chains; thence east eighty chains to the   ^J*���������"8 JW*    ���������J""* JL^^.  point of commencement  ROBIN  D.   ROSS.  Per Chas.  McHardy, agent  Dated November 18th, 19*12.  v-jrootnraB, a. c ___������ ataraxor.  BtarMet of Coast Baage, me. a.  ���������Take notice:that I. Samuel C. Cera-  wall, of Vancou var, B. C, occupation accountant, intend to apply, for permia-  slon to p-jrchasa tha following deecrlbaa  lands:��������� 7  Commencing at a post planted about  six miles in a northerly direction from  the -Sbrth-WMt corner of -surVay Lot  number thlrty-niae (89), and on ths east  side of 'the.-���������Kle-na-Klene.. River: thence  north eighty chains; thence west eighty  chalna; thence south eighty ebaina;  thence east eighty chains to tbe point  of commencement  SAMUErL C. CORNWALL.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November Uth, 1912..  r_*fo_*rv_A, a. c, ___-> bxb-bxot.  XMstelot of Ooast Basge, Be. a.  Take notice that I. Prank R. Cornwall, of Vancouvar, B. C, occupation accountant Intend to apply for permission  to purchase tha following described  lands:-��������� . ...__.  Commencing at a post planted six  miles in a northerly direction from tha  north- west corner of survey Lot number  thirty-nine <*������). and on the east side of  the Kle-na-Klene River; thence south  eighty chains; thence west eighty chains;  thence north eighty chatns; thence east  eia-My chains to tha point of commence*  JJ*Bt ' FRANK R. C_RNWALI*.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November ISth, 191S.  v-jrcKnr-nn, a. a, ___r������ matasot.  Sletriet of q-nm-I Baage, Be. *.-.  Mta notice thati, <_to<*_M������m&>  Vancouver. B. C.,' occupation -1*1*.  " to apply for permission to pur?  the following tfe-mrflre* Matei*** '   -inclng at a post planted about  ,. miles In a northerly direction from  /nbrth-west corner of   evrvg fc������t  hber thirty-nine (M), and on the ������ast  ���������       a-Kle "   ~    "~"  ���������ABOOVTBB, B. tt, BABB  Blstrlet of Ooast Baage, Bo. a.  Take notice that I, David Chessman,  of Vancouver, B. C, occupation clerk,  Intend to apply for ^permission to purchase the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about  ten miles In a northerly direction from  the north-west corner of aurvey Lot  number thirty-nine (39), and on the east  side of the Kie-na-Klene River; thence  south eighty chains; thence west eighty  ahalns; thence north eighty chains;  jriience east eighty chains to the point  'of commencement.  DAVID   CHESSMAN.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November 19th, 1912.  TABCOVTBB, B. Oh -ABB BM-B-OT.  Matrlot of Coast Baage, Be. ._,.-."���������  Take notice that I, John N. CDrls-  coll, of Vancouver. B. C, occupation  merchant Intend Co apply for permission to purchaes tbs following doaeribed  lands:--' ...-..-,.,  Commencing at a post planted about  ten miles In a northerly direction from  tha north-wast corner of aurvey Lot  number thirty-nine (89), and en tha east  side of the Kle-na-Kleae River; thence  eighty chalna north; thence eighty  chains west; thence eighty chains south;  thence eighty chalna east te the point  of commencement  JOHNN. O'DRISCOLL.  Fer Chas. _tcHardy, agent  Dated November 19 th, 1912.  T-jreotrraa, b. a, *_4_n> bis-bio*.  Bistriot of Coast Beage, Bo. a.  Take notice that I, Frank Buckley,  of Vancouver, B. C, occupation ���������Clerk  Intend to apt-y for permission to; purchase the followins described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about  twelve miles In a northerly direction  from the north-west corner of aurvey  Lot number thirty-nine (39). and on the  east side of the Kle-na-Klene River:  thence north eighty chatns; thence ea������t  eighty chains: thence, south eighty  chains; thenee west eighty chatns to the  point of commencement  FRANK BUCKLEY.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November 18th. 1912.  TABCovram, a. a, _-_a> maraxcr.  Blstrlet of Ooast Baage, Bo. _.  Take notice that I, James T. Lee, of  Vancouver, B.  C,  occupation  surveyor,  intend to apply for permission to pur-,  chase the following described lands:���������    | minute,  .of  the Kie-na-Klene River: thenee  hty chains; tlwnce west eighty  -       .._���������_._.   chjln-.  eighty chains; thence wee  T-jrCOOTBB, a. On  Bistriot of Ooast Bangs, Bo. a.  Take notice that I. Samuel Flack, of  Vancouver. *_. C, occupation broker, intend to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:��������� '  Commencing et a post planted about  twelve miles in a northerly direction  from the north-west corner of aurvey  Lot number thirty-nine (19), and on the  eaat side of the Kle-na-Klene' River:  thence south eighty chains; thence west  eighty chains; thence north eighty  chains: thence east eighty chains to,the  point of cotttfnsBSsmant _   o  .      .     , SAMUEL FLACK-  Per Chas. MeBaxdy, egeat  ' Dated November llth, 1912. *  Commencing at a post planted about  twelve miles In a northerly direction  from the north-west. corner of survey  Lot number thirty-nine. (89). and on the  east side of the Kle-na-Klene River;  thence south eighty chains; thence/east  eighty chains; tnence north eighty  chatns; thence west eighty chains to the  point of commencement  JAMES/T.  LEE.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  DSteu November 18th, 1912.  TABCOVTBB, B. O., -ABB BZ8__UtO_.  Blatrlot of Coast Bangs, Bo.r*.y  ���������rake notice that I. Thomas M.' Carter,  of Vancouver, B. C, occupation merchant, intend to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted about  fourteen miles in a northerly direction  from the north-west corner of survey,  Lot number -thirty-nine (89), and on. the  east side of the Kle-na-Klene < River:  thence south eighty chains; thence east  eighty chains; thence north eighty  chains; thence west eighty chains to the  point of commencement  THOMAS M. CARTER.  Per Chas. McHardy, agent  Dated November 18th, 1912.  *--*,   I.,  TABCOin-BB, B. C, -ABB B_mio_.  Bistriot of Ooast Bnage, Bo. ?.  Take notice that I, Joseph Clarke, of  Vancouver, B. C, occupation merchant  intend- to apply for permission to purchase the following deserlhed lands:��������� -  Commencing at * post nlattted about  and from within ca-ne the music of a  Christmas ca.-ol. As he walked down  the narrower streets they were filled  with odours, the wonderful odours  which come from cooking turkeys or  geeee, great rounds of beef, and sausages, such as the clown waves ln a  pantomlne. At first be had a mild  contempt for these signs of festive  preparation, but as he walked further  an unfamiliar sensntlon stirred within  blm. a wistful sense of something  lacking, which turned to elamourtng  want. It was tbe return of his appetite, and from mild prompting It panted to that acute stage whleh is tbe  imperative demand. Mr. Tilbury was  downright hungry.  It was just one-thirty wben be reaoh-  ed home, and he was thinking rather  sadly of the dinner be might have had.  the dinner he had scoraed the day be*  His wife hurried Into the hall to  meet him. \  "Von   have   returned to the right  she said.' "Dinner has Just  Mo Inferior goods are allowed to enter our stock.  TISDALLS LIMITED  r, ������faat j*  ***  619-620 HaaOmga 9ta*mmt, aTmai  <y'r>K  aeafttat.-  nun til n 111 h n 11 ������i it i io������ >������ i u i������i 111 s-tn I it i Midi  been laid  He noticed ber eyes were bright,  and ber round face was rosy red. Bee  bad that. cheerful air of bustle and  supreseed excitement which had4rri-  tatee hint the day before. She bad  Also drseeed very carefully, Her balr  waa done a new way. She were ber  brightest blouse, and proudly display*  ed tbt one or two HtUe preeents he  sesnts of cooked savoury things which;  he had noticed emanating from other'  people's houses greeted him from the  Interior of his ffwh. |  Inside the dining-room a wonderful  change had been made.  The table was  a sight to see.   It bore a fine assort  ment of floral chrysanthe_iui*qp   and  iVergreenfi In thjet flower stand.   Thl'  Tbe. glealine- white beneath all theli  silver and plate.   The table groaned  under his best dinner service, and a  heap   of   unaccustomed good things, l  Near hla wife's usual seat a plump talker rwas steaming.   It . was   nicely  browned without. Todt did not count'  but that lt was full ot prime' stuflUn  within, and around 1_ faV broHm an* |  Bktsi made a> sort or tangible bnlo, I  Near it. were hireens conrtin^- ������l  A Complete Stock of  Diamonds, Jewelry, Cut Glaas  Watches, Silverware, etc.  Bona fide and reliable reductions.  Buy no w and save money.   ������ i  IT IS A PLEASURE TO SHOW YOU ROUND  yy  Geo. Q.  It  143  Jeweller and Diamond Merchant  as--  yiMi  ������������������:JA5i?M  ���������������������������<, \-\- ������������������.������"��������� W������i&J  J;K,-3  '^W$l$m  ������������������mH&mt  '���������-���������.���������'.���������j-i-!'-'C:?w.i'4;5S!Si  >������2  msmmmk  i* 11 in->^* iii i in nut i mem ***********************        yy  _________________________________a_________M__-_________^  ^m  **y~-&^.:mWUi.  *\Wy*__s������SiaS-5H|  eaat side at the _3e*na*I_efce   River  thraca north eighty chains; thence ea*4t  IMstrtetof Oeeet Beage.^������e. g.    ^  point of,commencement  .  Take notice, that J. Robin D. Bees, -J  " - - JOSEPH CLARIS'.  ^_7%l_2_^ _W_R* ���������^U*SSS.������t2_i5SeKl Per Chas: HfcHardy, agent.  pTcn^Weto&^c^^ Dated November ������8th. IML  ^ Commencing M a poet planted about I ,        19-11-1-24-1*13  CteeTX in V WiT^^n tatoes and a fresh wWu cauliflower,!  ..a^-i-L-^-S-^--^1 __-"-STaE !f4 Kpa* Xnm\ *m swimming^wftfc1  tot ttumbat ^hlrty-nins (SSJ. and on the  ^ ,\*aaM\ gravy. . A bottle ,bl, tai}  iSMAKiNo, mum  JfoNOBRC-OTHWO.   CHILDBITN-  GAI-iENTS, BACHBM)B'8  MgNDING  MRS. ULSTER  Smith Avenue      >      Central Park  Every Wo^an  "������Interested and *houldknow  iboat the wcadarfnl  Marvel vv1|_,"r,9 &'������*  Aak vour dmgElst for  It. If he cannot Bnppl  tbe MARV-U accept no  other, but ������ena etamp for  trated book���������nealed. It give" full  *^i  Darticii���������rs arid directions invnluable  to ladies. VyiNDSOIl SUPPIjV CO..\irlndsor. Ont  HORSpSHOeiNU  MW-I-S a HOOKER  Prsctlcsl Hone Sfroers  And General PlacksmUh  Registered under the Worshipfu  Company of Farriers. London, Eng.  *���������  Thorough knowledge of Anatomy.    Special attention given  to defective fegt. Repairs of all south 20 chains; thence west 2  kinds promptly and . thoroughly i Wa^ffi*!  done.  ������_!___  tahcottw- _ax***' vtatMrnn  District of Wew W*������ta_aster  TAKE notice that Herman W. Vance.  of Vancouver,'B. C, occupation Farmer,  Jntend<* to apply for permission to lea^e  tho lolloiving described lands:���������   ���������  Commencing   at  a   post   planted    IE  chains   inland   from   the  Ka't  'hore   of  Homfrav Channel, about 2(f chains North  l^st   of   the   mouth   of   Marble   Creek,  I lovd   Point    W-"-t  co-i t   ot   j.'i������*   " im-  l.ind of B'iti^li Columbia ar.d adjoining  John P( fU'isei1''. ci''"'lication frr lpa*-i- en  tlie V.\ t������ .thoncu  l'a-t 2S) cli'iin>-; thercc  ------- --        20 o!::itn~  !tti Podcr-  Ioiut   t\\f  j Fast   liiu*   of   Peilerscn's   applicution   :  ! chains to point or i*onivnor:c:erner>t.  i. /  ' I-IKI!Jt*;>r W.  VANCK.  General AgeuU (or Cuuu������������������  ������������������"Opposite West Burnaby Schoo  Give us a trial.   -  Vnic,  Pth   Decemiiov,   1PTJ.  II  ^,  ��������� ������������������SifjP^fav..  133 i_'\^^_^l\;  \F  " BARGAIN 'y is a word that has been much  abused.   Usually it means merely a reduced _  price for some undesirable piece of goods.  I VANCOUVER LAND DISTRICT .  ]   " Dirtrictof Coast Kanprc 2  TAKE NOTiCE flir.t William H. Woo'.oy. cf  Vnncouvcr, R.C., ocuiiprslion fcrolc'.'���������������������������. inU'n'ls ,i(,  ��������� ai>l>ly f> r "'M-mission w pui-chasc 'lie fn!!.nvi;i;'  ; dc.-uribiit land:-.: co - m'.'iicirijr nt;; pr>s,< t)!a;i!-'!j nl  : the noi-th-w*st ci.-r)-.orof L"f 1:!'. :n<) l)ei'in W7 II.  , W.'s. N. K. corner pot, t!:Ci (������������������.'. v.-csl. ?/< 'ehuh-.s,  i thenco S'.ut>. W ch;\in'. tl'Tioe cast FXi c!-.r :*)���������-..  ' thoTici- nor h <I0 ehairo-.to plat-" c i: e-imnionciinR'i'.i,  j co  t.'-i.'ir.^- '.'���������":) r.c. ts im-roor! :::>.  |     Diitc lTl.h Prpi'.>ml-->r, 1912  ] ' , WfUwlAM 11. V, CO LEY.  .  i    Oct. 'J'.tli to Dee. -jr.iii, y.'Vl  -vjtfwaci  " X.&I7D ESO-ISTBT ACT-  %rl_e stootl near his wifffr -jlate. *_4r  atapt his _e*t v-lasglMsts,- ������pw*MllM|.  mM It* c*eetf_!> |>olkft. gleMiedrln-  vltlnti*/ _jr tbe sid������ ot the fromlsj-i  |^ttlt.;. "   y^'<>    "..*.'���������:".   ��������� [  - -JUt������ too't **���������* ������������** ������mot*tv <*��������� tnr ]  \m, 4_d he went to tho vfteftnt ohMt  ������tt_������ other side of the UW������ ;vr_tc_  ho slways used.   Apd then He bud i  ���������hook. * shock which dMhed hit t|>^<  Its -vith the coldness of to 1c^douche,!  He noticed tor the fir.t tim������ a pe* |  <mli������r design shoqt the isying of tb������  tehie.   All the signs of festivity, th������  ftowera .the silver, tbe polishea clftfis, ���������  tbe wine, the do-sert, _nd the typic������l  Christmas fain were laid on her half  of the table.   Bis cfnd of the table  looked very bleak indeed.    For bim'  tbere were no flowers but the long  bunch of mlBtletoe.   In the exact centre of the table was the small sultana  cake.   In front of bim was a disTi of  thin and v. a*r������rv scop, and behind it  ft plate contfnirg ^wo slabs of brown  substance: v/iiich he: recognised as nisi  favourite dish���������lentil steak.. |  It took hiui eorne time to grasp the !  situation. Whence did, he found his.  wife bad cut off .two thick, Juicy por-!  tions^^rom tlio breast of ..tne turkey,'  aridTwas eatins calmly with barely aj  glance-in- h:s d'rcc'i^n. j  "Thero  m  wine  m;Eta's-?."  bo   sr.id  faiiitly, but he knew there v:as no mi-:- i  take^'in his heart.   The spartan fare'  vas for him, the Christmas dinner for j  his wife. A  "Nb mistc.I-:e, dear," his wife an-'  ewered. "I've coohed your d'nner  Just as you ray yon like ir, and I Iiava  cooked my Christmas dinner just'like  I have dreancd our first Chr stn-aa  dlnno'i* t.of;c.fh.-r v:ov!:'! bo. On.- v^Tirt  make th������ best cf thir.rs.''' she ad'l^d,  Bir.llthg bravely; "and if one'rwst--  ha^e a husband who won't be .lolly m  Fancy JfanclHerpWef: Jka^if mi  gandkercWefs from 50c  Neckwear of aU Hinds at all prices  ������yA&?M  m  X'X  ���������y^-myy  foxy .*fS-:yy.  ydt?yy  xzy  tffym-:  *^?  Chic Blouse Co.  723 Georgia St.  Opp, Hotel Vancouver  Phone Sey. 3825  w?\Sm  XPxWi*  4y**4>*1^'**^^i"st****^ff***  ���������s* '  "i******   ������������������������������*<''*'���������*��������� *+**+<*4f******  h  I*  fiyiii  Ave.  Con Main Sir. and 16th  PHONE: Fairmont 899  nd Fraser Aveuues  Fairmont 1167 L  Comes  Buv  -_A***-<**TV**������*������Mr.'*t������'i1TJI-i  But  at the *heml-&Qady Removal  0 it is different.   We are selling suits  for which you would willingly pay the full  price and be satisfied, under; the usual conditions.  We're moving to larger quarters up street,  and must reduce our stock before we move  in.   So better not wait.   Come to the old  address,  ���������HE C* JL  .ville St.  as & McBain  Sole Agents:  Semi-Ready Tailoring, Vancouver  ^^^J^|^2^^^^^^_^^M^^MV^M^MHHM���������___���������_M~������������������**_*****>**���������_������������������_~*  T> i.et !::. Hiock 10. j... r.. mo. Onuipja Chrislman Day then n s"riS'Vc v.o-  1. K>nr v.'n ,tn;i:i M.-I- Di ir;<-t: win-n' i ���������-i nian must I'.arn how to b? j')l:y Ii-^r-  j;iwr or io^ '���������'��������� ';*'>ft'7ic;..i.. -i; Tit!������ >���������:.-, j Belf.    j have bought rnv Fhpre of the  i tlu- ahavtr i<i,-i-t!r-ii(-.i ;.i-o!K--!-tv. i v.-.to'I i,i i dinner out ot iuy own purs-.-, avd y;n;rs  ���������ii������* i-iiiiH-f>f i.nw a. y������������������:������������������������., >-,.-i; hot:n iii������-i ] v.ill go into the houcekcepiii:; booh  m ih\   ecu-..  1;1,-.i,,; i. li.-rt-i.y irivt-n t!-t i es uf-ual."  *Vfm   t>..-  rmm  <,f   ti-.M   iivt   j������.iM!faf'.m       He   3ooI-ed   very   grim   for   pei-napg  l.Mr.-of <.--��������� -p.. a (!>-.niicr.tf "V  -veil O'-t.f.-! five mJcuies. and when lie tried to rat  r:'\7yy yr,Y" ,"fi'���������-  in   tin-.���������nc-ant)iii..-j **ttie-nieces   of  the  lentil   tare  tboy  valid objec'tlr.n be nia'li- \i> v.i:- in wriU!!.'  '  . Jtntivl at the i\.-m<] f!.-;i-*-;.��������� r-,<'\,.f. t;  Vnncmivr this ] Stic flay ������* ncccmlK-r.  A.P.  1912.  ARTfTT-Tl G. p-sriTtT.-  Tj\ -trif t   It.-'.'istrar.  Pec. i������e, 7!) 1 2. lo J;in. 17. 1913.  CHURCHES  :   i t     PT.KAHANT     K.U'TIST     CirT.'KO  l r-nr. Tenth Ave. and Quebec Pt.  Preachini?   STvIc-e1--���������1.1 -a.m.     riru!     7'S1  I p.m:  ..Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  <-;-:nt-rai, baptist nn;ncH  Coiv   Mlt'rl   Ave.   and   I..;ii: i\;l   St.  !<>rvir.O'-���������1-rclir)-.-;;:^  :.'t   1'   n.r.-1    and   7:  r. tn.    Suininv  Sflui'ii  at  l':S'.i r>-'T>-  Ri-v . P   :,iirt. " I'.-u-'-ev. M.A.. Pastor.  Ht!) Avn. "\\".  :nc  "H  >u  5IT.  PI. F.ASA NT r'  ("or.  : "r!<  .-'. \ .^. find  .>������rvlcfif-"���������ITmi-'im::,'   ������l   PI    a.m.   :in<3    r.  ":.)  p.n.     ?i!ndsy    Sch.fol     and    P.'ln  '"Ia=i  at  ":S0  p.m.  Yle-Y.   \V.   La-'ii'c-y   Hail.   E. VRP.   Pn-tc  farsnnaae.  123  j 1 th   Ave.   W. T-it-.   V:t".  mont  H'S.  i JLTTG-TiICfilS.  \- ST.  MTCHAKIj'S rTPTr-'"H  j'"or.   IJroadway   and   Prince   Kdwrard   Si  ! Serrlce''���������Morning Prnvcv  flt   11   a.m.  i     Similar Sclio"!  and   Hil.ic <:\u-"  at  2:S  { p.m.  j     Evening Prayer at".-7:S0 p.m  Holy Communion every Sunday at S a.n  so- 3������t and -*rfl Stutdays al  11  an  Rot. G. H. Wilson. Rfctor  Reet*rr. Cor.   8th   Ave.  and   Prince Er  w������r_ at. Tele. Fairmont 40������-L.  ^tuclt In bis throat.   The seent of tha  ! turkey templed him slrnns'y .nr.d tho  j sight of bis wife trying to enjoy ln-r-  eelf alone'was a Btern reproof in itself.  A thoroughly decent fellow at heart,  he di-1 not take long to come to a de*  clelon.  With the ease and r,r.ickness of a  ���������waiter, he cleared the things la!d for  him and set them on the sidebjard.  With equal quickness ho rearranged  the table setting.so that there was a  olear space for him near his wife at  her end of the table. From tbe sideboard he brought a wineglass, and  polished it carefuly. Then he we������t  to the head of the taWe. and kissed  his smiling wife, and there was no  trace of bitterness in her action.  "A worry Christmas," he said  heartily, and with sonae emotion, and  though he 1-rnew, in the face of what  he had said, he was lookias more thaa  a little ridiculous, he pushed k:s pla'.e  towards her.  "Give mo a big slice of the turkey,"  he raid, " srd a do*uble hoipintr of the  st_ff;mg. I'll ba your rrnest to-day and  do j'tstice to your pp'endid cooking.  Tomorrow, in a husband wiio has  learnt his lesson, you will find a more  generous host."  And that was the first of many happy Ohristmasea, and tbe spirit of the  great festivity lived ia their hearts  the whole year round, to the joy of  Mrs. Kate and the increasing satisfaction of her husband.  ���������The People'��������� Journal*  IS  From G. E. McBRIDE & CO.  We give below a list from our choice selection  of NEW YEAR'S "GOODS which is too large to  enumerate here :���������  from  *������*r  I  *  1  *  ���������e.  I  t  *  <j*  ���������  my-  n  *  +  *>  *.  +  *  *  *  t  *  Carving Sets  Chafing Dishes  Child's Sets  Jam Sets "  Pocket Knives **  Safety Razors ��������� "  Razor Strops        **  ROGERS CUTLERY OUR  Electric Irons  -Electric Toasters  Electric Coffee Percolators  Skates, etc., etc.  SP  $2.00 up  4.50 up  1.00 up  2.75 up  .50 up  l.COup  .50 up  :CIALTY.  $4.50  5.00  7.50  $  X  *  i  *  *  t  We are Giving a Gift  To the LtJCKY PERSON making a f>0c cash purchase from our Stores  up to 12 o'clock noon, December 2-ith. The lucky lady will receive an  ELECTRIC IRON or goods of equivalent value. The  lucky gentle  man will receive a GILLETTE SAFETY RAZOR or goods of equivalent value.  BUY YOUR CHRISTMAS PRESENTS FROM US  ******4.******+***#+**<r*#++ -������������������*-;���������������������������������������������������������������������������������<  *  +  ���������  '+  *  +  I  *  *>  f  I  ���������>  *������  ���������p  *r  i  *  * ui.������;i7������������������y w���������r i**L_i>_u ^ .  77  m  ���������y  &  TiiE  WESTERN CALL.'  *__w*w**w*-������*   ������������������>���������-.-i-'fi'HiK ff_ti1Ti~inL:iTir'fi~af'������-w^njr  ������*  ^  7.7  ���������j*#  LOCAL   VIEW   POST  CARDS,  ':-\y- Finely colored and finished: -  50 for 25  ceitts.  S<*������^*>   (biuwn   art   tint)   Post  Cards   with  ���������'.'Vaucouver and Rocky Mountains....:   Views  of  ..15c doz.  ROLLER   SKATES.  Adjii.-itaWe  to   fit any  size  or .st.yle  of  shoe:  vilues a!.' $'.25���������Our 'Clean-up Price,S5c Per  gOOil  Pair,  ICE   SKATES.  "A'o .stock  the  Mic-Mac,  A;\to,  Indies'    ami    G������?������its'  ���������t!!aH<*r,'Ladies' and.Gents''Heaver, Regal.  Acadian and Tube���������Terrific cut on all.  DOLLS!.  "Wo have an 'Eiidlesa"Variety  Fit. to shino in acy Society."  We. quote you one leading line as.  'value.   See this:  LARGE   DRESSED  DOLLS  2fl ami ii! inches high, each packed in strong cardboard box. Theao dolls h:tvo boauUful hair in ail  the fashionable shades; many have''real eyelashes;-  Home sleep; tjio.y'arc Jointed at hip*- and arms, an rt.  have heads that move; tht*y aro elegantly dressed,  some for party, some for the homo, some for walking, and arc equipped complete with nil necf'-isaiT  underclothing, drawers, underskirt, sloeldni'* nnd  aboes. Each Ii.'..-. a real small hal of .latest style."  Those i-epreseiu St.--'.' values r.t any time tu .an/  store���������  TODAY SSc  IS OUR  PRICE.  1.  %:5M0.  POCKET KNIVES.  '.old, for a  Department Store, the largest stock  Vancouver of Knives for men, women and'hoys, ..      ,  ..   . ,������������������.<������������������     ,--,, ,* ,,    ���������-, "." ���������"."; ',;" "^V~"  ,, , , ,.,*,, .,\,      ���������        r .,    ������.       and  l.-ndresaod Dolls. Kid Dolls, Jointed Dolls, Goo  M..������ry U-ker, and    IXI.   .u prices from 15c to  ��������� Gu0 Uolllli Fur i)oU% character and other Doll*, too  - ��������� I! varied a hi?, numerous to mention.  i Givat Hcleciioo ot Natural and Celluloid l>ol!s, Ykiby  I Ho!!*, Talking; Walking and Sleeping'.Dolls. Dressed  Phone  Sey.  3.72  3473  THE HONIQ STORES  1 56*58 and 60 HASTINGS STREET EAST  Phone  Sey.  3472  3473  J  WILL HAVE  MAMMOTH GRAIN  ELEVATORS  $M&ye  PHP  l mmyy  g w������&%y&y  iwmm  Ims0y  *?������'s5lfcvv-Ji  ll   ' *  COMMENTS ON SOCIALISM  (Continued from page 1)  hw ������ -.'-ou'-liifit. they have no-time for  t.if .-e n* process ol' eduea'ing the pnb-  1< lo i clearer vi*-������v of i.'eo needs of  ���������ipiuiinatiuii, or to seek redress in  politujl ctiange- and legislation looking to their amelioration!  ,  Now, what is this "Great Labour  Pr;���������)bIem*'���������* .If we are able to put it  deal ly before the muled and student  ST fconumics, then we should be in  Sli* of the soldtion, or near thereto.  tn ���������������< m������._l terms the present unrest,  trouble, and problem-solution Beeklng  ���������pi inn out of our fierce competitive  ayatein. The intensity of this system  ������au be perceived only bv observation  of tarts and the finding of both the  c*,,89_MHMIie -re*xlli ���������  I  1*68 frequent   condemnations  bf  euinanifc competition, but have never  yet .sfeen a wine and practicable cure  tfaeiefar.   Competition Is everywhere.  mod iiiiiveraal.   ft belongs toTa\l organ  fc belntjs in relation to1j*in������s of jjini-  flar and diflr������-m������t cl������sgea.   Let me il-  luatraip, thereby    making clear   i_y  _t?H.i������jjgf.'���������* y - " ^  ��������� "AfAl^k1 eat'le feeding! at a straw  situ k tin -tf]ty������_; _r swine at a Jtrbngh  Raoli -wlutat strives--to get tfc������ food  tt^cMvsw^ ' fcttf? *ho,;8tr\>_ger drlv<j,the  iiwKvX to ttw wall, and fc'ei..*nofe than  Wltirt infc-lklje called a' "fair share-"< -  1 Thtr cat He and .hogs In turn, and in  ummmmmmimmeimmtmmmmmmmmmmmmtmmmmiimm  their spheres, may compete for food,!just what to, do in tho/abovo recJted  but unless tiiore he more'than enough j eases. And without miK,U7.a.<'o lie  for all the weaker will be forced to do |solves the food problem'of hi-s'cattle,  with an amount below what is requii'-jswine and sheep. But I must go. ftired foi- proper feeding. -Hence,-though'! ther in my quest.     Look at the song'  they  tliey  may  ���������by.  not  comparison  in     the,'    struggle   : for*'  starve to death,  fall , behind  existence,  and see their competitors push  far beyond their reach. These weaker  animals may grunt and bellow,  bittthe stronger are not moved to sympathy oi  an attempt at reform.  Now Jet us look, at different classes:  Cattle: and sheep are put into a common pasture field of limited area. The  result is a competition for .food and  lite. While the cattle in a brute fight  could kill the* sheep, tfCe~Coatjext"JkxMOt  -*_���������������������������*.->-    iv*U> *Wt>t)v  wnged in that manner. Soon it is. seen  that tiie cattle are beaten in the com*  petition, and unless tbeir owner come  to their rescue tbey must go down and  o<rt; in the ^presence of a competition:  they are unable to meet >'"  And be ii seen here, as r., ������H as In  my first Illustration of the cattle at  the-Mraw ritarl-^ and the } is* at thp  though, that the contest ������<s carried on  without Went  sinrnly eat in such  < attle,* Al***- 'unable to g_?i;v. ���������'���������'-*>d. on'd  birds. -Let a* lover of Nature gaxtS  around nnd fix his attention on the  everlasting' contest in the field.-;, for  ests and ;ui-. He -will see tho:���������������������������.the  soug bird has its enemies seejkui.;:' (he  very fo.od it is in sea������gfr-ef, oi*. worse,  btill, tflev are ;n ckucIi ot its"I I'he  eroTv will, m its <;tiuggles for food, do  stray tlje^oggs of the warbler. The  robin neeklng for worms for itself and  its young is simply takins the food  from other worm-eating birds. The  barnyard chicken is biough* into a  fierce competition ^jvith the chirken-  eating hank, a competition iu spm-d  and cunnrng like that between the fox  and the hound.  The oak, or other large rrei sliivus  for^ life an_ squeezes to d���������������U-Jini'Ut  tudes of otlter plants less able for the  strife. Th- poplar jn i-rfoh of its  coutinusTvf ;'��������������� a livtn?; <?iaHftli unit,  dilVes to th^ wall tbe oaV Tin* Canadian-thistle, In Its competition"1 for  or p1*&������-*\-F4i^ a������td. fpod," pushes tn -l-ttn  ch a *na>f)x<r^'that 'thujor  weakens tl������i ni^i.n-des'it*^ij  vh.-j^T *  n<������ b^ot _i, i  he (;. 1������. h. will t*rpet thoir gvam elevators nt Port AlooUv       The   datlv  already aiiiiouii.'od tho rnilroad _ intention.    It. ;\n 1 lie aim of the'e   1* H  bushels of ������*rain to the Const ammally.    I_ .order t<������ do this it. it  vators built by the time the Panama Canal opens.  A lair*e gang of men started work this week iaviifj-  wliieh runs right through our property. .-���������'"���������  way.  press   1j_k  to ship 60,000.000  s Heee^ary to have th������ tie-  steel ou the ('. V. R. right of  (  OLD  If you were to pay rt visit io Old Orchard  now v.,,, won Id   see a scene of ^etivitV  -Alinpst. unprecedented in the history of Pott Mood v. /The -'C. 1'   K   is' working wil_ F^iJll  activity to have it, linoi completed.    It will be necessary to nav7fromSl^en^S  ot;.-trAckage- adjoining the grain elevator site.   The whole     -      -���������m?:-M> ������W������ mi-ea  pn tMrfinnocent, but onesided juufoerJeatlli. on.the^rng. in the (v^ter or  the sheep secure food 'i-������ite^ho' o_<  tie muBt die if npt rescued/ "        *'  Now the "wide-awake farmer knows  And so it -joes.     l7hor.e j>  elsewhere at i������_i'eh com^et'tion'ls nor  foitnd. In fact, I"K������l������ture ������o a'-.s?erf rhft*  in  nature thew are very few b)ids.(  "l^^'^^'i*!**6****m*mmmmb���������_������������������������__Ma���������bmk_> i  rin   i     ,-��������� , r .   i -'._���������_ i ������ city ol'I*ort Moody is how aglow.  I hat which was predicted months agd has ������o:ne true, and Port Moody has come into its own  have an  anjtual  that win eonvinee jou niai ir is aesuneu to oeeome a great seaport  WHAT THS 0. P. B. WILL DO FOR PORT MOODY.  It will triple track Us line between Port Aloody and Coquitlam  It will make gigantic preparation* for the'handling of millions  from the Prairie West.  The C. P. R. will operatt forty to taxty  half a mile in length.  The O. P. R., wliieh owt������, .large portion of ihe property at the head of the Inlet,  propose reclaiming 160 aerea of tide-flata. w*,  of the P_nLi<ci-_i0iDC eTWy,Uing p0Mibl������ ^^-Mk-.Port Moody r__dy for th.^pen-  Oar property w selling; M md thoM who  purehnse now * will n*r*r re_ret  H  we are asking for- ehoue. h*gh, level lots ht .  I17B.00 ������A0H.   >  Term^���������    $15.00 eash, balimee MT.50 per month.  Free excursions daily to Port JflO  handling of millions of bushels of wheat  y grain liaius a week, eaeh train being nearly  tng  priee we  The\  y  Phone, St^rmour 1567.  Head Office:  422 Richards Bt  oody, leaving <������ur oilier at i :15 p.m..  HAjlRT A. 4CfHNST0N CO*  TiwettEi,������. I  1**v  Branch Office'  m HMtinfs m. W.  Open Evaniufg. ~  Bafico Paint, Oil  STOVES   and   RANGES  Ou1- Fall and Wfater Stock is 'cornplete.  ^      -Call andInspecte -���������---- -:--:--  W. R. OWEN  _337 Main Street Phone : Fairmont 447  tV(','.;}t.:  ;!'i<  '' I;'-.  tl  ittn.'-A  -ho.s'i --'���������  ndrt  a'  ;\rol-_  'V������rs  I'iil.:-'.!  reeortl of un  in.  man  louu-  CHRISTMAS.  ['ells ^>f Jov and 8<>i"^ ol   L'������-  sp^-f-ial  stpwiifieaiiee nnd   <w\m *i (>n  ���������������e,i*?f������n ot*-1he vear     Th*  '-������������������>v>;' \-   r ���������  over Bethlehem'*; plains hfve . t<  >v  \hji si ream  of time   ioi    mp'     '   i  without any lossW ihe\i cii^in  dav. as then. "Glory to ()<i<\ m I life aee on Earth, G.pod-\\i]l Iu Mm,  rpiifk   response  from  liuuian   licurts.  withstanding the' -long' 'line "ol TiToody  th.i't-.liave.'. stained   the   ceiilTiri'i-s  aud  tbe-pages of lii.story with the  'tional selfishness,  the- Divine  I'm- universal peace.    Eaeh cetititry register-  ueai-er -approaeli  to   the' teachings  of  Mini  whose birth among, the .sons of- men brought  the' heavenly choir to 'e-u-llY with  llioir un>^  .sage of hope, jov and love.  ���������  While laiighing'ehildreii revel in lhe'diys-  terious visits of I^Mnla ('fans, and yonlh  make the welkin ring wi'M'i song ,-md merriment, all of whieh adds renewed life an<l  pleasure-to full manhood and waning age.  gi,atitudc"af*i'Kes to the l'alie of Ii<>thlehem--  the Man of- Nazareth���������the Kedeenier of the  World, whose coming- was fraught wilh  tnercy and goodwill beyond human i-ompre-  hension.  MaysChii.*itnias Day witne*.-4 penee among  the warring nations of Europe.  lantmalB. reptiles, ftsh**,. woiius orliag r^^vholc manhood^hKh GodlTasjthe 'Ureftd Fhui���������->r no close tp tens 3  iaushf else thtrt die - natural death.Ulv.r, cflC!i bt.������._n lorn- as ������ wiored thous.,_i*8 of -.oikers and nou-work  ,Mo������.ilv all anl killed b} tluu    i^mUs,],,,^     ^ni| {lM ^^ |g ^^^ ^ . ������-1 *-*������ort.  lt������l'������ctHal .in-1 umiitual.    These three  f cr< nfiits nmsf t������ntei into the solution  jo,  ,hj and all problems towelling upon  ,thn best interests 0f mankind  j    Many or \ou  lead  Kail  Mar\ ind i  I-onof roiget ,ith" ('omP������'**>. Limned wish t������ calS  (to road nn aecount of the "Man of Ihe attention of the public to the fact  i Nazareth        He rnlke.l  to. witb, and  that   while  om   teams,   wag-jon*-   and  j for the poor, and for the hard-pressed i *������������������i  w^ ��������� ���������     " ,.'������������������.   ������������������...���������  ���������1.,^,,,,,,.     ..     ,  ,   (,       ������������������������*������ i>'������������aMi tool boxes are In  use on  the repairs  1 labourer..   He   ted   them   and   h-?a!ed  iii*ml*s,  ' (n me fore-> 1 to pt&tw.iof 'i- I  *-'������ tul  i     Th*> nbriv" 1 have pivwi ������l .i   i  i ��������� it; d  i 'D.u n<'!'to o.^Ke pl.vn Lui  i ������     Hat   he  < ymp'Mitiv   r>-������t(.i)     ti ������   tit-ro*  ^titi**.  - ti- , to    hi'    ii  not   confined   lo   the  TvpiUin-4 ni.to  juiJ othera of Hie human  ' ram.lv who .ne .supposed U many not ������(he-rs of a wm������'" MP������*  i������ be among the workers.  Xow for a look at the "competitive  i system" among men and women:  ers   nofAoiJ-prs oot of ������"hon,e bot-**������������r  tor re.      ,  -   -       _ ._   v -  In ������flf df*r������iHe  the "olumbu Bltu-  "; To get a clear view of this problem j them. And because He did so His ene-  :one must make clear the fact that injmjes hated, persecuted and murdered  j general'terms it is safe to say that the! Him. Read His life, words and teadh  contest is at its fiercest between cap-jjnga. and you wil! find much to heH  '"itat and labour.   In fact from the com-jyour  hungry  hearts,  and   cheer  your  nieixial, economic and industrial view|ijves m (i,e midS( of the stern atrug-  existence.    I shall call on .*ou      ..K.������  in connection  with  profit.  this is the exact  field or arena of con jj>je *or  Xmas Snaps _#  High Dry Corner Lot.in City, only $600.   Third, 6, 12, 18.  *.  5 Room Bungalow, Elegantly Furnished, 200 feet off Main on King  Edward, price $4,500.   Easy Terms.  70-ft. Double Corner, 36th Ave.,near Fraser Avenue;cleared graded  and fenced, $1300.00.  CITY BROKERAGE CO.  430 Main Street Branch 164 Bi-oiadway East, near Main Street  ��������� flier,  i And strangt-ly enough .iust bere  i thfi spot at which too many workers  |get into mazes of impatience,'bad temper, vengeance and deepest darkness.  Thn capitalists are to sueh persons,  nothing but merciless thieves, liars and  human monsters, worthy of robbing  and death. This is a sad error and  thoee who so feel, and who would so  act If a chance were given, are on the  highway to their own undoing. And  here again is the spot at which too  many In their dilemma and impatience  find fault with not only the government and the church; but with the all ]  wise Creator who has prepared a much  better way than that in use, or even  in aight. And it is at this point that  the church and the Anarchic socialist  come into collision. Here is where  the Roman Catholic church condemns  the Socialist in outspofcen terms, and I  justly so.  In my next F 5>hall follow up the  question of'"Capital and Labour;"  Bhow the cause of the fierce competition: the failure ot looking to tbe  state to legislate the public into permanent peace and restfulness; try to  prove that there is only one economic  solution, and that solution has not  been given to the world by any of tbe  socialistic or other economic writers.  . There are multitudes who would  gladly put forward a plan to help the  many starving, or on the edge of star  vation, toward a sufficiency of shelter,  food and clothing. But competition will  never pass from man or from the rest  of the organic world, whether bird,  beast or plant.  In  the  meantime  1 would   suggest  to ray friends who are honestly seeking a solution, to fsil not  in develop-  next   week  is j wealth, competition.  co-operation and  on Hastings ~streeK7 this ."'is'.- ii'everthe-  ! less, .not Bitulit.hic pavement. Bim -  lithic is a radically different composition. Wo make those repairs on Hastings street because we are paid to do  go. and on 'acconnt of an arrange-'  ment with the city regarding a lea*e  for our plant.on city property.  " Be sure your're right, then go ahead."  If'you are in doubt about what to purchase for your  friends, call in and examine our stock of goods suitable for useful gifts.      The great variety we offer will  make it easy for you to decide.  PARTIAL LIST  Men's axyJ   Boys'  Dressing Robes  House Coats  Fancy and Knitted Vests  'Silk Hosiery  Muffler, knitted or in silk  squares  Neckwear   in   silk   and  poplin  Ladies' _hd  Men's Umbrellas  - '   ���������  Ladies* and Men's Dressing Cases  Ladies' and Men's plain  or initial Linen Handkerchiefs.  Ladies' Haud Bags;  one  line at half price  Collar Boxes, Purses and  Pocket Books  j.  Fancy Arm Bands, Garters and Suspenders  Fitted and Leather-lined  Valises in great variety  Clubb & Stewart  309-315 Hastings St.W. Phone: Sey. 702  M  m


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