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The Western Call 1913-06-27

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 SS8_?f_  ���������������35r_l  *wR,!t)'.������������-*s*y  Published in the Interests of Va  yoijUilE v  ���������  i���������a  m  yyxyyywA'  r-y*-*r-y.-w--; ���������*��������� 'r^-y-l  and the Westeffii  B'I<:.;-.,S> .''!���������!*.'  7*a_vi!  hl-ii.''.** ���������  /_*Si.#"__.#  sBBsmeaatBiBi  M. ���������  :.������������.'M,>'.'  7 :S*Si3_-,>  VANCOUVER, BaiiTwilsUia^^  The Terminal City Press, Ltd., Publishers of Western Call Report a Rourishing Business.  CURRENT  ;i  H  Methodism Politically a Negligible Quantity  The Rev. Doctor Chown and the officials of  Methodism are quite properly and justly worked  up over the "Norway House" Indians. The matter stands somewhat thus:���������For over one hundred  years the Methodist have taken charge of and  oared for the Indians, at Norway House. They  have Christianized, civilized and educated them  until now they are among the foremost Indians  of the Dominion of Canada.  Just lately, the Roman Church has made a move  and has brought influence to bear upon the Dominion (Government by which a.large sum of  money has been set aside for that Church, so that  this church may, at the extra expense of the people of Canada, establish a cause and erect buildings by which the Indians will be educationally,  religiously and nationally divided into two factions. ���������/.���������������������������������������������  Even though the money runs into the large  sum of thirty sthousand dollars, if I mistake not,  there are only three Indians of school age under  the tutelage of the Roman Church. Concentrated  effort of that. Church, ia aa unreasonable undertaking, is of more power at Ottawa than the entire  influence of the Methodists of Canada.  Why: is this? Surely the Methodists are air  intelligent, perceiving and public-spirited people.  JFhey are up to the times, and as successful as any  other people. Very true, bttt still they are a  NEGLIGIBLE QU&NTITY atOttawa. and elsewhere in Canada, where there are parliamentary  centres and groupings. They have no voice, and  never had in a straight contest with Rome, or  other body. They aro "hatf ;s^k*!f.������ ^When a  contest comes in the pomicsli?i|p(pi^ split, so  as to nullify one another's vote. Hence tbey are  a zero, a cipher,-a nothing, a political cofnpauy  Of iiaclcilflDCBsi  Our good Doctor Chown has consulted Ottawa  (Prof. E. Odium, M.A., BSc.)  in Canada.   Here is a safe ground for effectively  opposing all unjust religious legislation.  While at this topic let me say one thing:   It is  clear to an observer that Rome goes into any com  mumty to carry on its work, even where the peo  pie are well provided for religiously, as witness  the Norway House affair.   Le������ the Various religious bodies of Canada enter upon a most strenuous campaign among the Roman Catholics, and  especially amongst our fellow citizens of Quebec.  Give them the light of the Gospel and let (them  have a taste of personal freedom.  Let them come  straight to the feet of Jesus Christ the only true  Priest oh earth or in heaven.   When they see the ,  light and taste personal and religious freedom,  the rule of the Jesuit priest will depart forever.  may fall when overloaded wilh Guinea' hrews,  The Method ifo fa a^ ourselves unduly.  A more  a positive objection to the course adopted h^t-the  Borden Government in relation to the Indian! at  Norway House. .     m  But they are only kicking at the wind. /They  hit nothing and nobody. Our astute Roman Catholics know that the Methodism of Canada does  not count in the political sphere, and therefore  go forward fearlessly. Who can blame tbem?  They think tbey have the right of way, and especially as they are the political ruling power at  Ottawa to a large extent. ���������       ������������������ ���������    ���������*  Now I to say to the Rev. Doctor  Chown and the Methodist officials tbat which they  know full well. It-is this: tbey have never hal  *an organization by which tbey could effectively  oppose the political machinations of Rome. They  have no organization today, and are therefore  helpless. Hence the Roman Church, as well as  Borden and his ministers, know that whe������ an  election comes around tbe Methodists will split  about even and therefore be a political nonentity.  This is true largely of the Baptists, of the Presbyterians, of tbe Anglicans and of the other Protestant denominations. Religiously the Roman  Catholic church alone is organized on political  lines, and is a tremendous power in the land.    ^  If Doctor Chown, the Methodist officials, the  leading men of the Methodist Church as well as of  all the other Protestant churches could see clearly  one important fact, and take advantage of that  fact, tbey would in a short while count politically  to an extent that would throw down the present  dominance of the Roman Church into utter helplessness. Then all true and public matters could  be squarely legislated upon, and wisely earned  through the executive processes.  Here is that important fact: Iu addition to  the Roman Church there is one other organization  in Canada that counts politically, and exists for  the purpose of preventing the unjust and determined efforts of that church in securing advant-  sgreesfhat should belong to all the people, and not  to any body of religionists. ...  This organization is the Orange Association,  which stands for "equal rights to all." One flag,  one king, and eventually one language in English-  speaking Canada!  Let the Protestants of Canada do one of two  things: Let them form an organization to squarely  meet the schemes of a political sort managed by  the Jesuitic party within the Roman Catholic  Church; or let these Protestants who in their  hearts would be glad to prevent the unjust encroachments of the Jesuits, join the Orange Association in large numbers, and strengthen the  hands of tbis body of patriots, of loyal supporters  of the Throne, King, Flag, National Education,  the freedom of the Individual, of the Home,1 of  the Community, and of the Empire.  Here, then, is an invitation to the Rev. Doctor  Chown and the leaders of all the Protestant bodies  THE B. 0. WESTERN CATHOLIC  I see by a number of that comic paper that the  Rev. Austin Bonner is the editor, and I conclude  'that he is therefore editorially responsible for the  contents of that Vancouver weekly. Lo, an issue  just placed in my hands, I find that the "Reverend" calls mightily upon the Honorable Attorney-General Bowser for help, against the Orangemen, presumably of Ulster and Vancouver. He  says:"We would like to ask what does Attorney-  General Bowser propose to do about such a  treasonable document?" Yes; he "would like to  ask." Then why not ask, and be quick about itt  I can tell him the answer he should get: "Poor  silly man, keep to your prayers, and beads,1 and  quit, drinking what is bad for your religions,  moral, intellectual and clerical health."  In the same "Western Catholic" this same  Reverend, Holy Man of the Roman Church speaks  of Orangemen as if they are drunkards. Hear  him: "As the only ditch the LoyalUlster Orangeman is ever likely to die in is that into which be  -_������**___*.��������� ���������':������---- ._?. _.**___  ;��������� .������������������������������������.���������..��������� ....��������� ���������./-..  :���������,:   .-^v,. V .?Vt'~_Sf.. ���������������'..*. yy%!*>y. frS-SB  *f__________5_____________i.-7 7.:;,;7:;-, ;/i..,.f,-5  ."  m~mm.- -.  x... :���������.. ������������������-.' ��������� ��������� ������������������.-.     ���������xyXy. --\:y^-r.-:.-yy**l  ****���������"���������***���������������������������������'��������� ��������� ���������',.'���������."���������.'.'..\ 77V^:-.v^3$Eg|  * yXyiA-yAi xvy^mi&M  '-^:>*J-**ifS,**'*-^J-  cowardly poltroon than an Ulster Orangeman  -would be impossible to locate.'' Very pretty language from a drunken reverend! A bright and  shining religious light to tbe followers of his  church, and a worthy follower of the Man ol  Nazareth.  The Holy Reverend "Father" should read a  little true history concerning the bravery of the  Irish Orangemen, and he will not call tbem "cowardly poltroons" again in a hurry, if bo be honest.  The Irish pre-eminently broke the power of bis  pagan, savage priestcraft; and their control of  Ireland. King William and the Irish-rtrue Irish,  not Canaanites of the Jebusite order���������saved Ireland from foreign, anti-British control, and tied  up tbe papist priests neck and crop in utter helplessness.  Here is a quotation from the "Treasonable  Document" concerning which Mr. Bonner wishes  the Hon. Mr. Bowser to take drastic action:���������  "We (the Orangemen) are determined not only  to remain members of the British Empire, but alio  to defend it. if necessary, with onr lives, as was  done by our forefathers at Derry, Enniskillen and  other centres in our beloved country, Dear Old  Ireland."  Now, dear, holy, father, do you think the Attorney-General is likely to come to your assistance  on the strength of this sensible Orange statement,  and help you to curse the men who are among the  noblest patriots of all time? Do you? Were you  drunk, or sober, when you appealed to the Attorney-General?  Tou know that the basic trouble of the Irish  of today, as always, is the insolent, unreasonable  interference of the priests, directed towards securing control of everything worth having within  the bounds of the Emerald Isle. Tour own people  are growing tired of your methods, and are looking to the time when they shall have intellectual,  spiritual, individual and domestic freedom from  priestly wiles chicanery and slimy meddling. If  the Roman Catholic laity were left alone, and  could freely throw in their lot as citizens of the  empire, having free use of the public schools, and  be a true part of the community, then there would  be peace and prosperity of a sort never possible  otherwise. *  Were you gentlemanly, Mr. Bonner, in your  treatment of public matters, no man would honor  you more readily than the Orangemen whom you  so despise and villify. Try and act the manly,  Christian part. If not, your Vancouver Overlord  will soon place you outside the control of the  "Western Catholic,' as should have been done  long ago. Keep sober and be just, or justice will  overtake you ere long. Do not speak falsely of  others, lest the truth be told of you, whieh would  be worse than your misrepresentation of good  men.  August attending the International Geological  Congress. The only other minister who ever at-  tempted the long overland trip to Dawson City  was Hon. Frank Oliver. As a Westener it was  only a little jaunt to Oliver, but for a tenderfoot  like Coderre it will be a big undertaking. There  are a number of mining problems which are worrying the Yukon which will be given personal  attention by Mr, Coderre while in the Far North.  i Hon. W. T. White, minister of finance, is also  planning a western trip tbis year. Mr. White  knows the West pretty thoroughly now, he is  no stranger to it. Before he accepted a portfolio  in the Borden government it was his custom to  make an annual trip to the West. He is only continuing his old habits. Mr. White will not go  until the fall, when harvest is in progress so that  he can get a more intimate acquaintance With and  better idea, of financial and business conditions  and can study better the problems which are facing the farmer of the West. Mr. White is particularly interested in the grain transportation problem. He was very strongly in favor of the plan  of interior storage elevators and gave the western  ministers strong support in their advocacy of the  scheme. As the holder of tbe purse his support  meant a good deal. Mr. White will go through  to Vancouver and will spend some time in British  Columbia. Hon. J. D. Hazen, minister of marine  and fisheries, is planning an early visit to the  West. He has a number of fishery problems to  take up with the British Columbia authorities and  will spend some time on the coast. He has particularly interested himself since coming into office in the protection of the fisheries of British  Columbia from poaching and in the encouragement of white fishermen. His efforts have already  been very effective. Hon. L. P. Pelletier, postmaster general, is also planning a western trip,  though just when is indefinite. Western postal  problems are the minister's biggest worry and he  wants to get personally acquainted with Western  conditions. He is at present working on the parcels post scheme���������which may delay him in his proposed trip. Hon Robert. Rogers'is of course expecting to visit the Coast this summer to inspect  the big harbor development works which are  being planned at Vancouver and Victoria. The  minister anticipates that with the opening of the  Panama Canal there will be a tremendous development of trade and is anxious that the Coast  cities should be in a position to handle the increased commerce. Both Vancouver and Victoria  will be made real national ports. The contract  for the Vancouver work will be let very shortly,  while plans at Victoria are under way.  Tenders are being called at present for important changes to Rideau Hall, the official residence  of the Governor-General in Canada. It is an  historic old building which has been added to by  y-yy.:::x'fy**to:*������t  Ottawa, Ont., June 25.���������With the House of  imons over, the Parliament Buildings are  ghoulish in their .tonliness these summer  rs. The corridors snd lobbies whieh  fofc-y the past seven months have buzzed with  activity, aro deserted, and Rooms 16 and 89,  the Conservative and Liberal headquarters, are  under lock and key. The sanctity of the Commons chamber is only disturbed by an oeea-  Bidnal country visitor pr American and Engj  towrist. Most of the seats are already eovi  with dust and cobwebs. The only seals  ai-a kept clear of dust are the; Premier's and  Sir Wilfrid's: Every visitor insists on trying  thi. chairs of'% the two leaders. The much  carved seat of the Speaker is always tested by  tourists. The members have long since disappeared from the capital, and even tiie cabinet  ministers are giving Ottawa a wide berth St  present. There has not even been a quorum  for a cabinet meeting during the past week.  ::y-,v;The;  in the West is snown oy  tea who visit the prairie provinces and British  Columbia to study at first hand western problems. Tlippe ; will;'ypeK a regular exodtts of  mtoii*e__ to the west this year, and while there  hap been no announcement, and no plans ^ave  Men decided upon, it would not 1������ a Surprise  tqi your correspondent if the Premier himself  ���������bes.^Onjster of militia, ia already in the  General Ian Hamilton, the famous  lier, inspecting the weBteriT militia  r     louncement was made this week that  Louis Coderre, secretary of state, Who is  **���������*��������� minister of mines, is planning a tri#  ^to::Ila������&:^  a  of the ki  yy:yx<m&&  nearly every royal resident until  podge* "   _    eattfOr-|iia������������i*^^  large the building and.gwatlyi_vr^    of the facade.  Rideau HaU was lmflt in lB^aa_  for 28 years was :*%*, reaidane of the <i*0������^^.^^Wv>m  .Thos. McKay, the pionwr lumbermen 0f ���������the^'/iyfpfll  .^ya^^-i^  of the __pwa*sota^*irf.ta*^  ^au^Hall ��������� '.i^w^  ������;Oo>rei!iifi|M[^  attibit*^^  9tol:j%&to98i^^  the^beautifiiL:;?v|^  was ��������� a racquet enthusiaat, s$|^:������������iK^^  ifc_i__a_____ ������������������;__.������_;. _^_^^^^^^  -wnt9mmxhx^yimmm  l>������NPIli^ yyWy  tor a J^^g������^  Hon. .W0$9i9iL>-r99mmt:;^^      ,....- ,,    ..........   ..- g^frtti*^  ftterktythe7preseht ^government;take*te;;   th* ?^.^^<^*n^  St is shbwhliy ttw^mhher of min^    P^d **}*$&fttem'M^mm^m^milSm  son .Bay Railway ^.at7^^re_____p>i_i.;*Al_i^  striking contrlut wHh the method foHoiJe? V  ;t*e nld WW***^^  wo-Ayoff^yj^^  fflk  ocean  wave  h;  7 X:'-'������������������������������������xyxyte-xiyigm  ever attempted  building firm, bnt it is to be constructed in 'thr  record time of five months. Six hundred men have  been working on the dredge day and night. To  reach its destination the dredge will have to ba  towed down the St. Lawrence( around by the-  coast of Labrador, through the Straits and across  the Bay. While the dredge is not self-propelling,  she is equipped with two rudders and steam steering gear handled ftom the operating house on  the upper deck. This is in order to keep her  steady in towing.  Tbe Toronto News in s recent issue hss soma  laudatory things to say of H. fl. Stevens, M.P*,  for Vancouver. The News quotes the News-Advertiser as follows:  "Mr. Stevens returns from Ottawa with the  record of the best session's work that has ever  been accomplished by a representative of Vancouver. A member less alert, less persistent, less adsi-  quately fortified with knowledge of local requirements could not have done so well under the best  conditions at Ottawa. Mr. Stevens is not a mere  local representative. He takes his shsre in sll the  discussions of national and Imperial policy. He  has strong convictions on the larger public questions. But st this particular time, snd in view of  the previous neglect of this city snd province, he  had to give the closest attention to the requirements of this city and port."  The News then adds:  "Such praise is well merited. Mr. Stevens has  addressed more than one Toronto meeting and  he is known in this part of the Dominion ss sn  able speaker and a forceful personality. In and  out of the House he has been particularly active  on behalf of the workingman, and may fairly be  described as the Conservative-Labor representative for Vancouver. As such he is a consistent  upholder of the national policy and of Imperial  interests. He recognizes that moderate protection  and British liberty are the best guarantees of the  average Canadian's welfare."  BOYCOTT  A "boycott" is in progress in Vancouver. As  to the right of such procedure we may say nothing  now, but of the effectiveness and the wisdom we  are satisfied that the "boycott" is usually abortive, therefore unwise. The friends of the "boy-  cotters" will in many cases act as suggested, but  a large per centa ge of citizens will throw their  patronage in the way of the "boycotted." Human  nature revolts against extreme measures and real  or seeming unfairness. Persecution has always  been suicidal in its final results.  The sticking of tags on windows, doors and  walls is offensive and arouses antagonism. This  practice should be discontinued.  SHETLAND PONY AND CART FREE  SEE "MERCHANTS' PUBLICITY CAMPAIGN" ON PAGE THREE OF THIS ISSUE. THE WESTERN CALL.  Winnipeg Grocery  One of the most up-to-  date stores in the district carrying a fall  line of  High-Class Groceries  Special   attention  to  phone orJers.  Branch Post Office.  O. E. Jones, Proprietor  One of the cleanest and  most modern bakeries  in thecity with a select  stock of  Bread, Cakes, Pastries  Skilled workmen and  onr modern equipment  produce the beat.  Jones &  Roberta, Props.  ___*Watches Clocks  Jewelry and Optical Goods  A.   WISMER  Jeweler and Optician  Repairing a Specialty 1433 Commercial Drive  BUFFALO GROCERY  Commercial Drive and 14th Ave.  "The Home of Quality"  Business comes our way because we keep what  the people need and charge moderately.  Fresh Stock  Our goods are all guaranteed and money refuaded if  not satisfactory.  MM^l^M^^M>MM^������M.MMMMIMM_ll^������i������������M.Mi.JMMM-__--_i  j. P. Sinclair, Prop. Pt)D06t FalnROQt 1033  7. 7.  Hlgtitani) 130  swiNPew- pros.  Grocers  We are specialist! on  Camping Orders  for quality of Joods and prompt shipping we are iwaiur-  passed.   Give us your orders and get satisfaction.  Quaker Pork and Beans, Mb. tins .....4 for 25c  Criaco  ......35c tro  Orange Marmalade (mdividuala)..!..............".."... .������������������������������������Scjar  Jwketfibiets..    .............l������c pkg.  Pome Made Jelly 2 glasses 25c  orter's Salad Pressing l������c and 25c bottle  Ripe Olives, excellent quality  35c pint  Bottle OU ves, from ** * J5c bottle up  Can Scallops (better than Oysters)        30c tin  PICKUNG SEASON IS COMING  We have in stock the best quality of  Whtte Wine Vinegar ) Full strength  Mait^negar > 75c    ���������0������  Cider Vinegar J  Our special blends of Tea are favorites. Why pay for  tea lead and tins when you can save that money by investing in good bulk tea.   35c, 40c and 50c are our prices.  Swindell Bros.  1417 Commercial Drive      Phone Highland 139  ^  m  Friday, June 27,1913  l*******0****"*'i+*vt '.������������������>���������_'*-. .~>-t-.********4***>****4 11*******  Grandview  ������!���������  J    Note���������Mew* meant for this column should be mailed or phoned to the editor early to insure %  *7* neertion.  m mim tn 1111 n linn 1 tie *** '<*** 1111*11 it tin mi n 4 *  _*.  GRANDVIEW METHODIST  EPWORTH LEAGUE  SPARK8 AND DARTS,  p.m.  BICYCLES  Pastor���������Rev. F. G. Lett.  Sunday Services:������������������  Preaching 11 a.m. and   7.30  8unday School, 2.30 p.m. /  Epworth League���������Monday 8 p.m.  Prayer Meeting���������Wednesday 8 p.m.  The young people invite everybody  to their League meetings, and suggest  regular attendance at all services of  ths Church. The People are Welcome.  The"k%*9.A."  the World's Standard for quality.  It is made a? carefully as a high  grade gun and is  fully guaranteed.  We can supply  it either with Coaster Brake or Three  Speed Gear.  The "Rudge-Wedge"���������A fine medium priced wheel; reliable, easy running  and in every way good value.  TISOALLS LIMITED  919-920 HamUmam Sti*aatr Waat Va  *o**var, B. O*  Print!tiff Terminal City Press, Ltd.  I    I III |*lll������    2408 Westalaster Rd. Pfccee Fatrawat ll-M  EPWORTH LEAGUE  Citizen Night.  On Monday evening last Mr.  Stan-  estine and the world at the tlmeB of  Christ's coming. It wlU be remembered that last Sunday week, he gave a  lucid description of the deplorable  state of Rome. Last Sunday evening  he went into the religious beliefs and  condition of the people of Judea and  Gallilee. He said there were three  special sects, the Pharisees, the Sad-  ducees and the Essenes. The latter  were not of -much account Small in  number, they lived apart, in the  wilderness. The Pharisees were the  most powerful Influence outside  Rome. They believed ln God, but  their belief was inadequate. They  acknowledged Him Creator at the beginning, and the end, but in  the meantime He was a far-off. Diety.  If a man wanted to be righteous, they  contended he must separate himself  ley Moodle, President McGill (B. C.) from the masses because God was  1912-13, gave a very Instructive ad-, above and apart. The Sadducees were  dress on Commission Government, the political party and belonged to the  Mr. Moodie is a warm adherent of this aristocratic priesthood. They were  form of civic management, and in a! very conservative. They stood for the  40-minute speech never allowed the. old order of things, and repudiated  interest to lag. He said the present (anything novel. Hence their strong  form, of government was in vogue in antagonism to Jesus and a new doc-  the middle ages. He had no doubt J trine. They believed in the law as  that at that time, it was the last thing written by Moses, but not in inter-  in reform and progress, but now it pretatlons of it. Theirs was a nega-  was out of date and inefficient.   He! tive teaching.   The sermon was very  informative and Mr. Lett is evidently  leading up to a climax, as this and  laBt Sunday week's sermons appear  to have been clearing the ground for  a special sermon on Christ's ministry.  traced the history of the movement,  which is spreading so rapidly from  city to city, dwelling chiefly on Galveston, where it first saw the light,  Houston, DesMoines, Spokane, though  he mentioned Montreal, Calgary and  Tacoma as exponents of the system.  In every case it had been a great sue-'  cess; in no case had a city reverted   to its old form of control.   By it, old i  debts had been wiped off, and public! T**e P������-v.**g of city strets with wood  work accomplished at lesser cost, than;**- *���������*������**��������� coming into favor, new meth-  under the old regime. A great ad- ���������*���������'���������<>������������������ laying the pavements making  vantage lay in the fact that negligence  WOOD-BLOCK    PAVING    PROVING  VERY SATISFACTORY.  and maladministration could be fixed  to the right quarter. It did away with  party politics, so that municipal elections were not made to servo provincial an<* Dominion, ends. It also  brushed aside the evils of ward representation. By it graft was eliminated. Mr. Moodie then proceeded to  speak on the four chief phases of commission government, viz., (a) The  Primaries, (b) The Recall, (c) The Initiative, (d) The Referendum. In the  open discussion which followed, many  questions were aaked, bytlhe speaker  dealt cbi^fdr^iyy%l^^������*w ail, 'and  enhanced the impression he had  made. It is sate to say that nearly  all went away converts to commission  government, ana dealrous of seeing  the scheme adopted tn Vancouver.  During the evening, Mr. Walter J.  Stevenson, baaa, rendered two aoJoB,  "My CM. My Father, While J Stray"  and "Calvary." which were grestly  appreciated. Next Monday evening  will be apent in an Interchange of talk  concerning a good winter programme.  GRANDVIEW METHODIST  CHURCH  On Sunday morning last, the pastor,  the Rev. F. G. X-etti exchanged pul-  plta with the Rev. P. B. Stacey of  Wesley Church. Mr. Stacey took as  his text a clause from the 2nd verse  of tbe 32nd chapter of Isaiah, i.e., "A  man ahall be . . . . as a shadow  of a great rock in a weary land." He  pictured a desert with the ever moving, ever drifting, ever changing sand,  and a large boulder standing out and  above it all, with the sand banked up  on the windward aide, and ln the  shelter of the rock vegetation and  life. He showed Israel at tbe time df  the prophecy being threatened by invasion from Babylon and Assyria, and  how sbe sought to safeguard herself  by forming alliances with Egypt.  Against such alliances the voice of  the prophet thundered, telling them  to foUow out God's commands and to  trust in Him Instead of in horses and  chariots. Mr. Stacey said that not  alone was his text to be construed as  concerning the coming of Christ. Here  was philosophy of all human history.  Great men, that is, good men, did very  -materially contribute to the world's  progress, to the development of a  nation, of a community, of a church.  They were the great rocks affording  shelter. Mr. Stacey finished with an  appeal for men "to put their trust in  God, the Great Rock, and find perfection and salvation." Then would  they become rocks. He quoted the  words, "No man liveth unto himself,"  and said they should become rocks in  the community in which they lived.  "Do we stand up and stand forth as  shelters and protections for those  who needed it? That was the meaning of his text. By our lives and characters, by our comportment as a  Christian and a citizen. Were we  moral rocks? We must plant ourselves like rocks against every drift  of evil and sin, that men and women  and little children could come under  our protection and feel safe."  In the evening, Mr. Lett continued  his address on the conditions of Pal-  this one of the most satisfactory of  pavement*. Vancouver's pavements  are largely of the. same material.  Eighty-two per cent, of the new paving in Minneapolis is woodblock, and  Saskatoon and other Western towns  are giving the wodblock paving the  preference.  Best results are obtained from rect-  angularshaped blocks cut from South  ern or Norway pine which are thoroughly seasoned and creosoted. Tbls  -latter process not only lengthens the  life of tbe wood but reduces its ab  aorptive capacity tor water, thus preventing the weakening of the wood-  fibres and reducing its tendency to  buckle. The most approved method of  laying this pavement used in London,  New York and other large cities, ia to  first make a concrete foundation four  to six Inches thick on which is laid  a thin layer of sand, or, better still, of  moist Portland cement, Into which the  blocks are closely set.    s  The blocks are from five to nine  inches in depth and must be free from  defects. Care must be taken to place  tbem wltb the grain perpendicular to  the roadbed. If laid with the long  edgea at right angles to tbe curb the  joints are apt to become worn bl the  calks on tbe horses' shoes, so to prevent this and to best provide tor pos  slble expansion, the paving is laid at  an angle of about sixty-seven degrees  with the curb. The joints are usually  filled with ground cement and tbe surface of tbe paving ia then covered  with a thin dressing of coarse sand,  which beds into tbe pores ot tbe blocks  and roughens tbem  Such a pavement has the smotbness  of asphalt and will last almost without repair for Often years under ordl  nary conditions. It is sanitary, noiseless, eosily kept clean and has a certain springiness lacking in asphalt, and  so ls much easier on horses' feet. Ex  pert labor is not required in its laying  and the cost of maintenance is prac  tlcally nil, ao that from the standpoint  of cost as well, it compares favorably  with the asphalt, macadam and brick  now being used in Canadian towns and  cities  The manufacture of wood-blocks for  paving would furnish sawmill owners  with a means of utUizing the many  defective logs of Norway pine unfit for  saw material, and, could a steady market be developed, much of the waste in  connection with present lumbering and  milling operations could be avoided  Villagers Lock Girls In Barn and Set  It on Fire  St. Petersburg, Thursday.���������Eighty  women were burned by villagers enraged at the importation of cheap  girl laborers to work on a sugar estate  in the district of Piraitin, in the province of Polta, Southern Russia, according to the Kiev newspaper, Liamin.  The excited villagers first securely  fastened all the means of exit from a  wooden barn in which the girls were  housed. They then set fire to the  building while the inmates were stiU  asleep, and all were burned to death  without a chance to escape.  Phone Fairmont 638 for Ice Cream  for your party or social. Free delivery  to any part of the city.  I'd rather be a Gould Be  Ir I could not be an Are;  For a Could Be is a May Be,  With the chance of touching par.  I'd rather be a Has Been  Than a Might Have Been, by far;  For a Might Have Been has never been,  But a Has was once an Are.  "-"in Ill   1 M | M ,*111niiiiiki-1������|������ ,  T BE _ WASH BOARD SUVE  USE A  "THOR" ELECTRIC WASHER  This appliance is operated by connection  with an ordinary household socket.  It saves all the hard work of wash day aa it  does, in a perfect manner, the washing and  wringing.  The cost of operation is only a few centa  per hour.  See this machine demonstrated at our Salesrooms and  make enquiry concerning terms for payment.  B. C. ELECTRIC CO.  Carrall and Phone  Hastings Sts. Seymour 3000  4< 4 *<*4 I' I '** I 'I III i|',������'l'l'.|i-|ii|'������i| M"������    -*-*-������-*.������.vj,.i, iii>iit.,i.iinHii.<i.|..|,.tii|.4..fcA4M������!  n38 Oranvllle St.   '  Near Davie St.      *  ������*f"l* 'I- ���������!��������� ���������!��������� ��������������� ���������!��������� -fr ���������!��������� ���������t"I"l 'I' ���������!��������� 1' ���������! !��������� .f -i- ���������.' ���������!��������� ���������!��������� ���������>��������� <*-������   ��������� M ��������� II ������������������'! t"l t"H"Hi H 11 ||j M  j ARE YOO INTERESTED IN B.CMETHODISM? 1  I THEN THE  Western Methodist Recorder  ���������; (Published Monthly)  j; Is almost indespensible to you.  j; No other medium will give you such general and -  r such   satisfactory   information   about  Methodist  t        activity in this great growing province.   Whether  j;        a Methodist or not you are interested in Methodist *  movement   Send your subscription to  :: luager Mefboilst-Becarter P.ft P.Ct^IU   ��������� ���������   !tetorli,B.C. |y  SI.OO������������������-   One Yeer  t * -m| -, *,,; ,������,,* *, * ; t���������i���������t���������M | , * * -*���������* ,1,44011 H n tl III III I Ml II111| H  LAND NOTICES  coast axavawr. jtMuma 1.  Take notice that I, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  lands for a licence to prospect -for coal  and petroleum on and over the followins  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted one mile south and one mile east  of the southerly point of Seymour Inlet, thence running north 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to point of  commencement  Pated 2������th day of April, 1913.  MERTON SMITH,  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent  coast mmrmmrf, savos i.  Take notice that I, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver. B- C, Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  lianas for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted one mile south and one mile east  of the southely point of Seymour Inlet  thence running south 80 chains, thence  west 80 chains, thence north 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains to point of com*  mencement  Dated 26th day of April, 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  ...... Per Jas. McKendel, Agent  ooast nwrarcr, aswea ..  Take notice that I, Merton smith,  of Vancouver. B- C, Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted one mile south and one mile east  of the southerly point of Seymour Inlet  thence running south 80 chains, thence  east 80 chains, thence north 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains to point of commencement.  Dated 26th day of April, 1818.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent.  OOAST PKTSUOT. 99M9M I.  Take notice that I. Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted three miles aouth and one mile  east of the southerly point of 8eymour  Inlet, thence running north 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to point of  commencement  Dated April 27th. 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent  OOAST PIS-CTWCT, MOT 1.  Take notice that I. Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted three miles south and one mile  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet, thence running north 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence west 80 chains, to point  of commencement  Dated April 27th, 1913.  MERTON SMITH,  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent.  OOAST 9XRBICT,  BAST <W  1.  Take notice that. I, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted three miles south and one mile  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet thence running south 89 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thence north 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to point of  commencement  Dated April 27th'. 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent.  coast manic*, bajto-b i.  Take notice that I, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted thres miles south and one mile  SS?t.of..*he "outtierly point of Seymour  Jfilet thence running south 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains, thence north 80  chains, tnence west 80 chains to point ot  commencement ! ���������"��������� ���������  Dated April 27th, 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent  COAST DISTaiOT*. ***������������   ..  Take   notice   that   I,   Merton   Smith,  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  Planted four miles south and three miles  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet, thence running north 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thentfe south 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to point  of comemncement.  Dated April 27th', 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent  ooast amrtmm* ������**���������* i.  Take notice that J, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C Broker, intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted four miles south and three miles  ea������t of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet thence running north 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence west 80 chains to point  of commencement.  Dated April 28, 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel. Agent  OOAST 9*999999, 9JUK99 I.  Take notice that I. Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C. Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted four miles south and three miles  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet thence running south 80 chains,  thence west go chains, thence north 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to the  point of comemncement.  -Dated April 28, 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas, McKendel, Agent  OOAST 9XSTSUOT, BAVOS 1.  Take notice that I. Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C. Broker. Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted four miles south and three miles  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet thence running south 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains, thence north 80  chains, thence west 80 chains, to point of  commencement.  Dated April 28, 1913.  MERTON SMITHS  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent.  OOAST -DZSTBZOT, BA3TOB  1.  Take notice that I, Merton Smith,  of Vancouver, B. C, Broker, Intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over the following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted four miles south and one mile  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet thence running south 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thence north' 80  chains, thence east 80 chains to the  point of commencement  Dated April 27fh", 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel, Agent.  coast nnrmiCT, bajhm i.  Take notice that I. Merton Smith,  of Vancouver. B. C., Broker, intend to  apply to the Assistant Commissioner of  Lands for a licence to prospect for coal  and petroleum on and over tha following  described lands: Beginning at a post  planted four miles south and one mile  east of the southerly point of Seymour  Inlet, thence running south 80 chain*,  thence east 80 chains, tbence north 80  chains, thence west SS cttains to the  point of commencement  Dated April 27th. 1913.  MERTON SMITH.  Per Jas. McKendel. Agent.  30-6-13���������15-8-1S Friday, June 27. 1913
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'���", Mr. Grossman Buys the Dunsmuir
Mr. A. Grossman has purchased the
Dunsmuir Hotel-���land, -building and
business���from Mr. David Gibb. The
property has a frontage of 100 feet on
Richards and 120 feet on Dunsmuir
street. The price paid waa $365,000,
which is probably the largest price
ever paid by a single Individual for
any Vancouver property.
The hotel building ls one of five
storeys, with 186 rooms. Mr. Grossman said that he. intended soon to
start work adding three storeys, which
would Increase the number of r-ooms
to 300. Mr. Gibb has leased the hotel
from tbe new owner, and will continue
to operate it.
Knfl Edward L. O. L. 1819 held their
regular meeting in the Orange Hall,
cor. 8th avenue and Pine street, on
Tuesday evening, 17th inst., when there
was a record attendance. Visitors
from Mount Pleasant, Kitsilano, West
Point Grey and other lodges came' in-
such numbers that extra, seating had
to be provided. A* considerable amount {
of business was disposed of, including
Initiations in all the degrees but one.
12th July celebratons were discussed.
This lodge, accompanied by Kitsilano,
West Point Grey, Eburne and Steveston Lodges, will parade from the Fair-
view Orange Hall to the Main Orange
Hall on the morning of "The 12th,"
headed by the Sixth Regiment Band,
leaving the Fairview Hall at 10 Oajn.
The life and enthusiasm displayed
ln the lodge is very praiseworthy, and
the officers are to be complimented on
the work they are doing.
The Queen Tea Rooms
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Luncheon and Afternoon
Teas a Specialty
McLsnnan's Fate Now Established
Mystery which surrounded the sudden disappearance of the young bank
clerk, John B. McLennan, on March 22,
was cleared ^away Wednesday afternoon when Mr. Jervis, manager of Molsons Bank, positively identified the
body which Police Constable McTavlsh
found floating In the waters of False
Creek shortly after two o'clock aa
that of young McLennan.
No marka of violence were found on
the body. It la the opinion of the
police that the unfortunate young man
had stepped Into the waters of the
creek in some accidental and unexplained manner.
While Police Constable- McTavlsh
was patrolling his beat shortly after
two o'clock, Mr. J. B. Oaudie, i'45 Fifth
avenue east, a Great Northern Railway
foreman, informed him that he thought
he had noticed a body floating in the
creek. Together tbey made an investigation with the result that the body,
which was floating face downwards,
was taken from the water.
As the body had evidently been lnthe
water for some months, it was badly
decomposed and presented a gruesome
spectacle. The body was that of a man
5 feet 8 inches in height, and was
clothed in a dark suit and black shoes
and stockings. In the pockets of the
clothing was found an Invitation to an
At Home" from Mrs. Jonathan Rogers
addressed to Mr. John McLennan, a
cheque for $2 drawn on the Molsons
Bank, and a little over $1 in change,
the amount which the deceased young
man was thought to have had in his
possession at the time of his sudden
disappearance.     Fastened to a chain
tmaaammamn o_u>s�� or ona-
which waa suspended from a button- iOW8:
Ottawa, June 13.���A bulletin of the
Census and Statistics Office issued
today gives preliminary estimates of
the areas sown to the principal grain
crops, and reports on their condition
at the end of May, according to the
returns received from crop-reporting
correspondents throughout Canada.
The reports show that the. month of
May.proved cold and dry. with frequent night frosts, and that these conditions, whilst favorable. to. seeding,
retarded the growth of the crops sown
and caused them to be unseasonably
The total area under wheat ln
Canada ls provisionally estimated at
9,816,300 acrea. or 67,900 acrea more
than in 1912, the area ln spring wheat
being 8,990,600 acres, or 13,100 acres
more. Oats occupy 9,608,600 acres,
compared with 9,216,900 acres in 1912,
an increase of 391,600 acres. Barley
occupies 1,425,200 acres ,an increase
of 10,000 acres; and rye 126,500 acres,'
a decreaae of 9,610 acres. For wheat,
barley and oats taken together the in*
crease represents 459,500 acres. The
estimated acreage under hay and
clover is 7,475,600 acres, compared
with 7,633.600 acres last year.
For the three Northwest provinces
of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Al*
berta, the total wheat area is estimated at 9,013,800 acres, as compared
with 8,961,800 acres; that ot oats at
5,207,700 acres, compared with 4,913,*
900 acres; and that of barley at 852,-
600 acres, compared with 809,800
acres, these differences representing
Increases of 52,000 acres for wheat,
293,800 acres for oats, and 42,800 acres
for barley, or 388,600 acres for the
three crops.
On May 31 the .condition of the
crops was reported as generaly favorable throughout Canada. Expressed
in percentage of the usual standard
of 100, taken as representing the promise of a full crop, the condition on
.May 31 for the Dominion was as fol-
Fall wheat 80.62, spring wheat
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Timber Talk
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In connection with the Canadian For*
estry Association Convention ln Winnipeg, on the 7th, 8th apd 9th of Julyi
there, will be interesting exhibits of
forest woods and forest Insects, which
will enable the people of the prairies
to see at once the quality of the various klnda of timber growing ln the
province, and the pests which are moat
destructive to them. Experts have
bean engaged in research and collec*
tion with the object of making the
form of these exhibits as Interesting aa
possible to the general public. ,
It la expected that there will be a
number of other features ln connection
with the convention which will give, lt
a distinctly unique interest to all those
attending. There are assurances from
a large number of forestry experts and
officials, both in Canada and the United
8tates, that they will be In attendance,
and It is assured that the convention
will be one of the best in the history
of the Association.
Mr. Lawler, the secretary of the Association, reports tbat the recent advances In ideas of wise use of the
forest resource are very noticeable in
the West at the present time, and that
it Is not unlikely, considering the demands which are being made on all
sides for further scientific management, and In view of the Importance of
the questions to be considered at the
Winnipeg Convention, that considerable progress should be the direct outcome of the present activities.
due to the decline in price of pulpwood In the local jnarket, the average
price paid by' Canadian Anna being six
dollars per cord, Whereas foreign inns
paid an average1 price of six dollars
and elghtgr-two, cants ($6.82) per cord
for the pulpwood exported. Thia exported wood, had it been worked up in
Canada, would have been sufficient to
supply fifty-four pulp mills of the
average sits operating in the oocu_tr>
at present. It would have produced
771,136 tons of pulp, which, at the
average export price ot 617.10 per ton
as compared with the price of $S*SS
paid for the manufactured pulpwood,
represents a net lose to the oountry of
over alx and one-half million dollars.
Btatlatlos show that spruce still eon*
atltutea over seventy-five per cent of
the pulpwood cut, but there haa been
an Increasing use of balsam fir In the
eaatera provinces aad western hemlock in British Columbia, with very
satisfactory results in each caae.
When the sulphate process,' recently
brought into use in Canada, comes Into
wider use, there will be a decided Increase in the amount of fir and hemlock used for pulp. This process,
which is used at present by three mills
in Quebec, yields excellent pulp for
the manufacture of finer grades of
paper and for wrapping. The solution
used for dissolving the chipped wood
into pulp, consists of seventy-five per
cent, sodium sulphate ("salt-cake"),
and twenty-five per cent, of lime.. No
acids are used, giving economy of
maintenance, and almost all klnda of
wood are adaptable to the process,
which is, in this way especially, superior to soda and sulphite methods.'
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hole waa the key to the bank safe.      ��� 9155 oatj 9172 barley 9L19 rye 87 7Q
The body was Immediately removed peas 88.24, mixed grains 90.15, hay and
to the undertaking rooms   of   Mack-clover 81.12, pastures 85.08, and. alfalfa
Meets   every  Tuesday  at
I.O.O.F.  hall,    Westminster
Pleasant   Soournlng brethren
Invited to attend.
J. C Davis, N. G., WM Roomt 8tre**
J. WeMcm. V. O.. flSl�� Mpin SttMt
Thos. Sewan. ftec See.. 4818<*-/ Ava. 9"
Bros., Granville street, and acting
Chief of Police M. M. McLennan got
into communication with Mr. Jervis,
manager of the branch of the Molsons
Bank in which young McLennan was
employed. With other friends ot thjo
deceased banker tbey went to the
undertaking establishment and viewed
the remains. The Identification; was
established with little difficulty.
77.00.   At the corresponding date last
Quantity  Went
States In 1912.
to  United
A total of 1,846,910 cords of pulpwood were cut in Canada during 1912,
an increase ot twenty-one and one-half
(21.5) per cent, over the total cut of mtmmmmm i_immw
1911. Of this large cut over one-half ladTas'tbe fijrurw/showlhat for tbe
year the condition of fall wheat was ;*����� exported> to the United States, theiweekending May 28,1913. detained
only 71.46.   All the other cropa were remainder being   manufactured   into at Winnipeg, all of wiioro had coins
No Abatement in
Rush of Settlers
There is no sign of abatement in the
immigration rush into, weaternCan-
Ucatlon of this noUce for   llbsity   to
change the nam* of ths aald C*o__M_a*p
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then above 90, excepting rye 87.24,
peas 83.85, and mixed grains 87.72.
The poor condition this year of alfalfa
is due to the effects of the winter and
cold spring.
Chief Officer.
pulp by the forty-eight mills operating
in Canada. These are the figures
given out by the Dominion Forestry
Branch, Ottawa.
This increase in quantity of raw
material 'exported in 1912 over the
amount exported in 1911 was probably
in by way of ocean ports.   Of these
newcomers 1,930 *ere British. I
Russians 591 Rutheniana,, 158 Hi
wegisns, snd 87 Swedes.
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The Spirit of the Time Demands
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Stave Lake Power is Dependable and Economical
By harnessing the Great Stave River we have made it possible to generate 100,000 horse power of electrical energy at our Stave Falls Plant,
the "Biggest Electrical Peat in Western Canada.
Or half as'much again as the combined connected load in ste? m and electricity in Vancouver today, a fact of great significance to local industeries
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Offices: 603-610 Carter-Cotton Bldg.
Phone: Seymour4770
R. F. HAYWARD, General Manager
JOHN   MONTGOMERY, Contract Agent
P.O. Drawer 1415
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siiiiiii��Mi<iii9��iiitiiii*--M^^^>-'*----*~>-"��t 11111 hiui i-ii��1 ��i4 ��� 111.11 iii im 111 m��mi 1111 it;: 11 im 11 tii 1111; 1111 iniiniMiiimnnmt 4��jMimnngiimmi#n THE WESTERN CALL  Friday. June27,1913  v..  ��������� e4������eieihim ii 11m 111in*..  ���������'������ .���������  t   The Successful Firms   :  WHY?  'i;  Advertise.  ********* 1111 n ii i ii >i'ii"i������������>������  e������������������'i'i 11 ii >*������i mi inn **** ********* *****************  Mo Delivery MfHinmHn I i mlil :  :   Ploiei Falnoit 621   , iisai  m it all trasasas tt  dslttsrr aid hart-  kte������li|.  Quality the Best���������Prices to Suit Everybody  P___P ll_L  Fresh Local Veal Roasts 26c toSOc  Ohoice corn fed Pig Pork Legs 20c  Loins 26c  Fresh Spare Ribs - - - 16c  Fresh Dressed Chix - 25c to 80c  Cooked Lunch Tongue - - 40c  Leaf Lard - - ��������� - - - 16c  Good Lard   ���������  -  -  -   2 lbs. 26c  Per lb.  Rabbits -    40c  Local Lamb, Legs 26c Loins 25c  " Shoulders - - 16c  Sirloin Roast - - - ��������� - 26c  Choice Pot Roast ��������� - 15c-16c  Choice Cats Round Steak 20c-22c  New Zealand Butter 3 lbs. $1.00  Ranch Eggs, 85c doz., 3doz. $1.00  Fresh L  Urn __fia-Jor Herrlns*  &__3nd Halibut  *     21h*.J6c  ���������sehEe  ' tlte. for Sfe  Fnah Halibut  Finnan Hftddte  Klppttti ������������������ ���������  Fr>Mh Smokad Salmon  lOepwrlbu  per ft. 12.6c  fie per pur  SOeperlb.   <  ���������war ertrrwetk.     Save your  ; lee PORTA JfT /  _ug_t������* ���������ncket-J*1'  i 2513 Mill Jtreet, ir. BrMdwy    -   Tti^iXl^^T1 j  ************************** **************************  le General Hospital  In Letter to Hospital Board, Alderman  Mahon 8ays Statements. Made in  Council Will Not Be Reiterated Before Committee.  Alderman Mahon does not consider  that it is necessary to appear before  the House Committee of the General  Hospital Board, and/in connection  with the allegations he made concerning the conduct ot the hospital, to repeat his statement at last meeting of  the council, substantiating previous  charges. Alderman Mahon haa notl*  fld the secretary of the hospital board  to that effect.  The alderman takes the stand that  as he was ,asked ' by the directors  through the council for an explanation,  and that explanation was forthcoming  on the floor of the council at the earliest possible date, be is not obliged to  go before the directors and again reiterate what he has already said.  Terminal City Press for Good Printing  miiininuntmihiilie in111n*****.MnmilM  phone       TUF riftM      phone:  ��������� Fairmont e ev ^   ee**wee pairmont ;;  510 ICE CREAM PARLOR 510 :  : 2643 Mein Ste 2d etore from 11th Me.  Milk, Cream and Butter fresh daily.  Agents for Woman's Bakery  Bread  and   Confectionery.  The place for good Candies and Chocolates.  ��������� HiiiiimillittHiiiiMi hi11��������� iuiii*******iiimi  We cawy a fttfrttne of aU)cm4s  of Coo}ce4 Meats/which we mm  on ice all the tirae. Gome in 9m  see ow 4i^lay*  JeUie4 Veal  Veall^oaf  Oxfo^^  Norwegian Sardines  lobster  Crab Meat  Shrimp  Fish Paste, in glass  ���������������.'..  4ac  *i  40c  ie  "  40c  ..  60c  60c  per tin  3c  f. t*  30c  it  30c  u  20c  ������.  20c  Swat the Fly  Fliban, the best fly catcher 5c  Sticky Fly Paper 2 sheets 5c  Kill-a-fly, poison tin     each 10c  We also carry a full line of  Bakery Goods, fresh twice a day  at the best prices in town.  Kellvs Grocery  2333 Main Street     Phone Fair. 935  Electric Storm Tuesday Afternoon  Heavy black clouds, which overhung  the city Tuesday afternoon broke  about 1.30 p.m. Jn one of the heavletit  rainstorms that has occurred in Vancouver. In five minutes from the time  the downpour commenced the streets  were four inches deep in rapidly-flowing water, and everyone was hurrying  to shelter. Thunder broke at intervals  and lightning played with a vividness  rarely it ever experienced here. A  terrific clap of thunder occurred when  the rain and hail was falling its  fiercest, and the report echoed brer  the tops of the buildings as If the  city was being bombarded.  Other Districts .Escape  Curiously, while the heavy downpour ln the business section pf the  city astonished all, it was only a little  drizzle in South Vancouver. Residents  along the Fraser River heard the  thunder, wondered ajt the flashes of  lightning, but felt scarcely any pf the  rain. Hall whitened the* lower slopes  of the mountains on the Nortb bhore.  Record Created  While local records do not go back  very far, Mr. Pal sell stated laat evening that to looking up the Seattle  meteorological records since 1896, .the  year they; were flrat:kept, :he IJnde  that the total precipitation yesterday  easily created a record in comparison  with Paget Sound.  Work on the foundations of the  mammoth flagpole for tbe courthouse  lawn haa at laat begun, yesterday  the surveyors were Jbusy flxtag the  Kite for the concrete pit to which the  205 feet stlck-*-tbe longest single, fttck  in existence���������will be stepped. The  pit is to be 20 feet' deep and 15 feet  across. The stick will be aet In the  concrete for a depth of four feet, and  will be further secured hy iron atays  at the corners, set in "dead men"  to the lawn. The delay to erecting  the stent stick haa been caused by the  necessity of seeing that lt had dried  out properly without bending before  being set up.  WEDDINGS  BREMNER���������l������ONTEATH.---On Monday afternoon, the 16tb tnat., the marriage of Miss Mary Hunter Monteath,  who arrived on Sunday from Oakley,  Scotland, and John Flnley Bremner,  waa celebrated in the presence of tbeir  friends, Mrs. Stewart, ot 3726 Olen  drive, and Mr. Blackwood. 1185 22nd  avenue eaat, at Westminster manse,  275 23rd avenue eaat, the Rev. George  D. Ireland officiating. After a short  trip to Victoria, Mr. and Mrs. Bremner  will reside at 480 24th avenue east.  LARSEN���������PATERSON.���������The marriage of Mlas lean Paterson and Chris  Ojaf Lai-sen, both of South Vancouver,  took place et the Westminster manse,  275 23rd avenue, east, on Monday afternoon at 4 o'clock. The Rev. George D.  Ireland performed the wedding ceremony.  GODARD���������KENT. ��������� The marriage  took place last Wednesday at 717  39th avenue east of Miss Caroline, M.  Kent and Mr. Thomas Goddard, both  formerly of London, England. The  ceremony was performed by Rev. J.  Willard Litch. Mr. and Mrs. Goddard  will make their home at 322 23rd  avenue east.  MILLION PAID OUT  In $100 Grants to Fenian Raid Vetrans  . Ottawa, June 24.���������Up to the present time approximately $1,000,000 has  been paid out under the provisions  of the act of parliament giving a grant  of $100 to veterans of the Fenian Raid  This means that ten thousand men  who were called out at the time of  the trouble have received their checks.  There are still some fifteen thousand  applications before the militia department for consideration.  And the month of brides; and as brides always,mean weddings, so weddings always  stand for presents.   We wish to tell you here once more that this store is especially strong  on wedding gif ts.  To particularize is impossible. To describe them in detail would tire you in the  reading. But be reminded by this ad. that no matter WHAT your desires may be, if  they relate to bridal gifts, this store is able to meet them with many of the newest and  most desirable goods.  THEY ARE HERE.  J. E. HOUGH "  Jeweller and Optician Cor. 7th Ave. and Main St.  ��������� 4M*M?M*..*- ���������**���������'��������� ������������������������������������'���������-*"*-*������������������-'*--������������������������������������. .*.I*I|-mMm*I  * un ������������������������ i innnii i in 111 u 1111 ** ** * ****** 11 in tin1 Mint  Truth Good Enough  For Red Deer, Alta.  The News has no sympathy with the  wild-catting carried on by some of the  real estate firms of Vancouver and  other cities, of properties adjoining  the city of Red Deer. In many in*  stances accounts of Red Deer's growth  are grossly exaggerated, and in some  cases actually untruthful. The truth  regarding our city ls good enough, and  false statements should be frowned  down. For instance, a Vancouver firm  reported the G.T.P. as entering Red  Deer. Another stated we had Indus*  tries here that do not exist in our  midst; others represented the A.C.R.  yards with fifty tracks, all of which  are contrary to facts. Subdivision  property is being sold miles out in the  country at exborbitant rates, and tbe  poor, deluded purchasers will soon  realize tbey have been1 duped and a  black eye will be given our fair name.  It is time the Council and Board of  trade took the question up, and  warned the people exploiting farm  property in the neighborhood of the  city as town lot subdivisions that they  would be shown up unless they ceased  their nefarioua profession of apparent  fraud.  Red Deer la holding her.own with  any of.the towns or cities of the West.  While business is quiet; aa it is everywhere, tbere Is a feeling of solid ae  curity in our growth in the future, and  a feeling that we must maintain our  good name at any cost Therefore,  we wish to emphasize again tbat the  truth la good enough tor Red Deer.  ���������Bed Deer Newe.  JUST ASK THE LADIE8* AID  "Blue Monday Musings" to the Living Church: I have been saving these  verses tor a long time. They remind  me of a faithful mother ln Israel, who  rehearsed all that the women did in a  certain country pariah. "What does the  vestry do?" I aaked; and, with no glint  of Irony, ahe replied, 'Oh, they stand  by us!" The poem ls from the Christian Endeavor World:  The old church bell has long been  cracked,  Ita call was but a groan;  It seemed to sound the funeral knell  With every broken tone,  "We need a bell," the brethren said,  "But taxes must be paid;  We have no money we can spare���������  Just ask the Ladies* Aid."  The shingles on the roof were old;  The rain came down in rills;  The brethren slowly shook their heads  And spoke of "monthly bills."  The chairman of the board arose  And said, "I am afraid  That we shall have to lay the case  Before the Ladies' Aid."  The  carpet had   been  patched  and  patched  Till quite beyond repair,  And through the aisles and on the  steps  The boards showed hard and bare,  "It is too bad," the brethren said;  "An effort must be made  To raise an interest on the part  Of members of the Aid."  *******4 ��������� * ****** I'! .  ���������<���������< 4i4'H"l 4 *** v II tin < I 14 * *���������  STANDING PRIOE8--NOT SPEOIAL    '  PERJ_B.  Local Lamb Leg   ���������   - -   ��������� 26c  "���������     "    Loins    -  -   - 26c  "      "    Shoulders *   - 16c  Prime Young Pork Legs   - 20c,  "        '���������       "    Loins - 26c  Good Bacon, whole or half 20c  "      "      sliced   -  *   - 26c  Prime Rib Roast Beef -  - 20c  Sirloin Roast  T-Bone Roast -   -  Boiling Beef    -   -  Butter     --���������-..  Fresh Eggs -   -   -  Fresh Dressed Chix  Choice Pot Roast  PER LB.  - -��������� -    22c  - -   -    26c  - -     12Jtfc  3 lbs. $1.00  - 36c doz.  8 doz. $1.00  - - -    80c  - -   16c-18c  \ Kamloops Vancouver Meat Market, 1849 Main Street  i _|..*, *���������+,.-,...,. I I IMI-H M- M ������ M"t"������    M"l'l"ll������*i"i"t"l"il'lllll������������*l"t"l'l I t I *<4*  I  < i  Mt. Pleasant Shoe Repairing Co.  Cor. 9t9 Ava.mmtlMalm9t  are noted for  Reliable and Speedy Work  We cater to the public with modern  machinery and skilled  mechanics.  Workingman's  Shoes  a specialty.  Made to order.  REMEMBER-Notbing but the best of of leather uaed.EAJl work  !  guaranteed. ���������    ���������  Orders called for and delivered.  Mt Ple#s������iit Shoe Repairing Co.  j   Cor. 8th Ave. end Milo Street PtfONg Fairmont 4$**  *************************  *************************x  TE$TH  Take Care of Your teetli.  GOOD TEETH-  Enhance appearance;  Conduce to health;  Aid in use of language; and  Contribute to comfort.  ���������  PR. W. WOOD, 312-313 Ue Bldg.  IS PREPARED TO MAKE PERFECT TEETH.  PHONE Fairmont 1177  PH0N6 Fairmont W4-R  MAIN TRANSFER  Express and Baggage  Furniture and Piano Moving  Always in Mount Pleasant  phone Faimoat im Stand: 2421 SCOTIA ST.  11 til 11 II ill IM *********** I e t III Ml II IM MM H * I*** *  I        For good values in     <  I ���������  > REAL ESTATE AND INVESTMENTS  Gall on  TRIMBLE   &  NORRIS!  Cor. Broadway and Westminster Road  <������  *t  The preacher's stipend was behind;  The poor man blushed to meet  The grocer and the butcher as  They passed him on tbe street;  But nobly spoke the brethren thenj  "Pastor, you shall be paid!  Well call upon the treasurer  Of pur good Ladies' Aid."  "Ah!" said the men, "the way to heaven  Is long and hard and Bteep;  With slopes of -care on either side.  The path 'tis hard to keep.  We cannot climb the heights alone;  Our hearts are sore dismayed;  We ne'er shall get to heaven at all  Without the Ladies' Aid!" Friday. June 27, 1913  "���������i-'i-  THE WESTERN CALL.  7:^77 7������^^i^������^^::%fK#^;0^S  _-.J*fi*fe. . .#:.-#-.11  ancouver  m11. lift 11 mm ne 11 i|j;f i^lellPlBlip  CHURCHES  .   Mount Pleasant Baptist Church.  Cor. Tenth Ave. and Quebec Si  Preachlns Services���������11 a.m. _and    */:!���������  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:80 p.m.  J. utor, Rev. A. P. Baker. S-Uth Are.. But  CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. aad Laurel St.   ,  ���������ervices���������Preachlns at 11 a.m. and 7:ie  p.m.   Sunday Scbool at t:J0 p.m.  Rev. Geo. Wekh, B. A. Paator.  llth Ave. W.  COfiXS*.  MT. PLEASANT CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. end Ontario.  Services���������Preachlns at 11 , a*d at  7:J. p.m.   Sunday  School   and Bible  R.C^MW.*L^2iVh.". B.AB.D.. P-to,  Persons**, IM llth Ave. W. Tele. Fair-  mont 1449.  Alert Adult Bible Class of Mountain View Methodist Church meeta at  2.80 every Sunday. Visitors will be  made welcome. 8. Johnston, preal*  dent.  Mt. Pleasant Evangeustic Meeting  Oddfellows'Hall  Main St and Sixth Ave.  Sundays���������Bible Address  3:16  Gospel Service ..........7:30  All are cordially invited.  THOS. KINDLEYSIDES, Secy.  4236 John St. So. Vancouver.  Avauoax.  '   ST. MICHAEL'S CHURCH  Cor.  Broadway nnd Prince Edward St  Services���������Morning Prayer at 11 a_n.  Sunday School and BlWe class at _:���������������  p.m.  Evening Prayer at 7:80 p.m.  Holy Communion every Sunday -rt 8 a.m.  and 1st and Srd Sundays at 11 __m-  Rev. O. H. Wilson, Rector  Rectory. Cor.  8th Ave. end Prince IK*  ward St Tel . Fairmont 408-L.  OEDA.R COTTAGE PRESBYTERIAN  CHURCH  Rev. J. O. ItadilU Pastor.  Servicea*--U a.m., 7:80 p.m.  11.00���������'f A Cure for Pear."  7.*_0j������. mi-the Backslider's jdiwry  and a Remedy for Young and Old.*'  laaued every Friday at 2408 Weetmia-  ��������� ter Road, one-half block north of Broad*  ���������ray.    Phone Fairmont 1140.  Editor, H. H. Steveas; Manager, Geo  ������. Odium.  ���������ubsottptfoai 81.00 per year, 10 centa  jer six months; 88 centa per three  hoaths.  Changes of ads. must be la by Tues*  lay evening each week to Insure Ineer-  ' ion in following issue.    '  Notices of births, deaths aad marriages inserted free of oharse.  Under the Ausplcse of the W.M.8.  ���������    ok  Mount Pleasant Methodltt Church  11   Monday, June30,,1913 8,  "ICATHERiNB HALE"  Mrs. John Garvin, of Toronto, -will  give a recital on  "CANADIAN SONGS ANO  l4TElLATlJ^lE,,  which she illustrates by singing and  reciting Canadian songs and verses.  Catherine Hale' has appeared In-  London, Eng., in many Canadian and  several American cities as well, in  Ottawa; her recital was given under  tbe patronage of the .Puke and  Duchess of Connaught For several  years she was a critic of literature on  tbe staff of the "Mall and Empire,"  Toronto, where she had every opportunity to study the writings of -Canadian authors. Tickets, 25c; children,  two for 26c.   Mrs. A. E. Burnett  At Cedar Cottage  DONAGHY-MADILL: A large  number of friends assembled, at the  home of Rev. and Mrs. J. C. Madill,  1410 Eighteenth Avenue E., at 8:30  o'clock Wednesday evening, to witness the marriage of their youngest  daughter, Ruth., to Mr. Archibald  Donaghy of this city, son of Mr. and  Mrs. Jas. Eonaghy of Orangeville,  Ont. The bride, who was brought  in and given away by Mr. J. A.  Locke, was charmingly gowned in  ivory satin charmeuse, the high  waisted bodice having a graceful  aide drapery of Battenburg lace and  the same trimming appeared in the  draped skirt, which was finished  with French knots. A long veil,  surmounted by a Juliet cap and orange blossom spray, fell to the hem  of the train and a shower of bride's  roses and lilies bf the valley formed  thebaidal boquet. The ceremony  waa performed under a large bell of  white roses and greenery, while a  Erof usion of greenery througout the  ouse formed an attractive background. ;  Miss Eleanor Creelman as maid of  honor and Miss Florence Trew as  bridesmaid were the attendants.  Miss Melba Sigsworth conducting  guests upstairs to the guest-rooms.  The groom was supported by Mr. T.  A, McAlpine and the marriage service was conducted by the bride's  father, Rev. J. C. Madill. The newly married couple left for a honeymoon trip to the south. On their  return to the city Mr. and Mrs.  Donaghy will take up house at 233  Thirteenth avenue, weat. .(.  \; If You Help Yop District  J  | You also Help Yourself t/$i$^m&  yy' 'yXy-y        ]y -:: 'yxxyxy] yyAy^W^m  ' MUM4111 iiimiM 11 m umyx:::M$j0m  ***o****mmmmmeommememommOmeaM9i'xyyx AXXXM  syxi^m  zX0M  ���������Xx^jMstfl  ��������� lltll 1 l"l 1 *4 . lltHilUtlHI **��������� **** * IIMI18 II M IB 8 t 11 *  \** IK i< nMi'M'1 ������kh������mim������hihi ���������1.14 11 imm n������������  ������������������HHHt*. HHIMHinir;;  ReaMeece. CO I9tb himme, tee*  FalrmontRepairShop  ;        E. R. Matthews, Machinist      .  !! Cor. Sth Ave. Westminster Rd. '< '<  Auto, Bicycle Repairs and  ��������� > Accessories. \',  General Repairs  ���������'    Electric Irons, Lswn Mowers,    ';  ;; Baby Buggies. < ���������  :i������*,imn������<MMiiMiMMt:;  Swan Bros]  TH������ ROJABU OU**9*9 I  Kindly send in your  orders early before the  holidays to ensure  prompt delivery.  tic Ifflts, til 1 lala, Phaia Fair. M4  W8irfc������,829atlAta.E^PkaiaF8lr.i74  Children's Oanlens  Each child In Vancouver la Invited  to enter ihe children's garden competition of the Ctty Beautiful Association, regulations for which were  drafted on Friday nlgbt hy the  Domestic Garden Committee of the  organisation. Children desiring to  compete for the prises must file their  entries hy June 16, and blanks for  that purpose may he obtained from  the teachers In the schools or from  Mr. W. E. Payne, secretary of the organization at the Board of Trade  rooms. The entry forms must he  countersigned by parents.  BIRCH ANP BEECH FOR FLOORING  Birch and beech, on account of  their cheapness, are becoming more  and more popular as the supply of oak  and maple decreases. This statement  taken from a bulletin soon to be Issued by the Forestry Branch, Department of agriculture, Ottawa, on the  Wood-using Industries of Ontario, is  based on reports received from over  twelve hundred firms, and is therefore,  worthy of consideration. Tbe average  wholesale price per thousand feet,  board measure, given in the above bulletin for maple and oak flooring ia  $22.82 and $66.78, respectively. The  average price for birch and beech flooring, on the other band, is $19.71 and  $21.74 respectively, which represents  quite a saving, especially when compared with oak.  But these woods have other qualities  to recommend them besides cheapness. Twenty-two per cent of the  flooring manufactured ln Ontario is  made from the wood of the black and  the yellow birch, the more common  white or paper birch not usually growing to a sufficient size for this purpose. Birch is a hard, strong, finegrained, reddish-brown wood, which  takes a high polish and, therefore, is  very suitable for flooring. It can be  stained to imitate more expensive  woods, such as mahogany, cherry or  walnut, and, being easily worked, it  is also extensively used for furniture  and interior decoration.  Beech is one of Ontario's cheapest  hardwoods, the ordinary grades of lumber, costing only thirteen dollars and  sixty-one cents per thousand feet,  beard measure. It -frequently won  stitutes one-tenth to one-third of the  cheaper-grades of birch floorings, but  its qualities justify its separate use  for it is strong, fine-grained and so  hard that it becomes quite slippery in  time. It is also UBed for furniture to  some extent  Of the birch and beech used in On  Trimble ft Norris have good buys.  Corner Broadway and Westminster  Road.  ��������� e'    ���������  Bulbs, ln alxty varieties, at Keeler*a  nurseries, corner Fifteenth and Main  atreet  ��������� , ���������   ���������   ���������  Peters ft Co. do the best shoe repairing; tbls shop is up-to-date.   2630  Main street  ��������� ���������   ���������  Swan Bros, are reliable cleaners.  We know from personal experience  their work la good.  ��������� e    e  For knives that will Cut ahd hold  their edge go to Tisdall's, Limited,  818*620 Hastings St. W.  .   e   ��������� .  Lee ft Wood., 623 Broadway W., sell  wall paper that Is up-to-date. Try  some.  Let them fix up your rooms.  ��������� .������������������.   ������������������   '  The Don sells high-class chocolates,  fruits and stationery, at 2648 Main  street second store from Eleventh  avenue.  ��������� ���������   e  Bitulithic. paving makes ideal roads.  Get some of their literature, at 717  Dominion Trust Bldg., or phone Seymour 7129.  -.''������������������'���������������������������  For express, baggage and storage go  to Main Transfer Co. stand, 2421  Scotia Street, Mt Pleasant Phone  Fair. 1177.  ��������� '��������� e   ���������  -'  For rigs and carriages at all hours  of 'the day or night go tp the M.  Pleasant Livery, corner Broadway and  Main.   Phone Fairmont-816.  "���������"' ���������   ���������   ���������  In the spring the housewife's fancy  turns to cleaning and to paint W. R.  Owen & Morrison, 2887 Mian street, has  a complete stock, for painting and  cleaning.  X^ o o;*  Swindell Bros., 1417 Commercial  Drive, on page /. of this Issue have a  very Interesting list of goods carried  by them, and the prices they sell at  For quality, go to tbU Arm.  ��������� ���������   ���������  For dainty, clean and   appetising  luncheon Just try the   Queen   Tea  Rooms, 618 Granville Street  e ... . e  Many a train baa been missed, and  many a dollar lost by a man carrying  an unreliable timepiece. Take your  watch or dock   to A. Wismer, 1433  Commercial Drive, and he will make  it reliable.  ��������� ���������   ���������  The B. C. Telephone service makes  miles grow short See their rates and  you will find that for quick communication the prices are reasonable.  ..������������������������������������������������������  For the best grades of stationery,  books, magazines, toys and confection*  ery go to the Grandview Stationery,  1130 Commercial Drive, aub-agency for  the Columbia Graphophone.  ��������� ���������   ���������  At the corner of Commercial Drive  and'Fourteenth Avenue ls the Buffalo  Grocery. "The Home of Quality." The  groceries, fruits and provisions kept by  this Ann are all guaranteed.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Good teeth, enhance appearance,  conduce to health, aid In use of language, and contribute to comfort is  the undlsputable argument of Dr.  Wood, dentist, 312-313 Lee Bldg.  For confidential investigations you  want a man of Integrity, experience  and ability. That man is Johnston;  secrecy guaranteed. Vide press. The  Secret Service Bureau, 319 Pender.  ��������� *   .  A reliable, high-class furniture store  is the Toronto Furniture 8tore, run by  Mr. M. H. Cowan, at 3384 Main Street  Dressers, buffets, tables, chairs,  couches, mattresses, bedsteads, etc.  ��������� *������������������.���������������������������  Stanley ft Co��������� 2317 Main 8t, are  selling high-class wall paper; they  will supply the paper and put It on  your walls, by single room or by contract do the whole house. Their prices  are very reasonable.  ������' '��������� .        .��������� *. ���������.���������..,��������� ...���������,-���������,  Did you ever stop to think that the  business that remains In business Is  the firm that gives satisfaction T The  Winnipeg Grocery, corner Harris and  Campbell avenue, baa   been   giving  satisfaction for all Its career. >  x ...'" e....   e  ..  "��������� The Sanitary Market, 8618 Main  street, near Broadway, sells meats,  fl������b and poultry of a little better quality and for a little less money than Its  competitors.   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SHORT OBDEBS AT ALL HOURS ���������  J THE WESTERN CALL  tM  Friday, June 27.19X3  m i it 1111 in i'i* i. in 11 >i i a i ii ii Mil in a ������i ** 111 ��������� i m i f  *.  +  ������������������������ ���������  +,  -if  ���������  *:  *  t  '���������  ���������  THE SECRET  OF PAUL  BY JOHN MARCH  i ������*������'-"  ���������i t I'l I III I 1111II I I ***** Mil IIIIIIHII III*' I 1 ������M l������  ���������^Then Iceep it to TOurselt,- 1-ellx re-  tuned equably, holding a light te hla  pipe and watching the tobacco Ignite;  "if it's so infernally unpalatable, bet*  ;ter postpone it. Jack. In point ot  fact, I em in possession of auite as  much stress and atudetjr as I can digest at present"  1 cant very well do that; lt'a about  fell* looked up sharply, lowered his  eras, blew out the tight, and looked  up again wRh a straight compelling  nance.  \ "Ton have something to tell me  about Farley, something disagreeable,  laeosfding to your preface. Is that  ;why he cleared out in such a hurryr*  ; ���������Boarcely, he had no Idea I should  'tell you; to be correct, he ls not aware  I am In receipt of tbla piece of Inter*  "How did you come by It? Who haa  tsen at the pains to malign him?"  Agnes was still seated at the breakfast table behind the armchair. At the  ���������Quire's question she twisted round  and shook a warning finger at the doctor, accompanied by a look at once so  pleading, so full of undefined dread,  that Hunter felt bound to leave her  la the background. He must perforce  divulge the truth on hla own account  In the least offensive vocabulary, ln  the happiest, lh tbe most sympathetic  manner at bis command. '  "No one baa maligned him. The  person from whom I heard the story  wishes him well, and would rather  yoa were not told."  Then I think yoo are decidedly officious. Jack. Why are you so sealoua  that I ahould hear tbla slanderr  "It's not slander!"  ���������What is lt then?"  ���������   -i don't know.  It's���������the fact is, Fat-  lay Is a bit of a fraud, he���������he���������-"  ���������   ������Om moment, Jack!"   and   Felts  held np hla hand; "yon aay Farley Is  oot aware you know this thing?"  1 am certain be haa no Idea that I  _x L **������  In that caae it Is hitting from behind, stabbing him In the dark, and 1  refuse to hear him tradooed. 1 refuse  to hear anything yon have to aay  against him unless he Is here to de*  faad himself."  "Nonsense. Fella; yon must near  fh)s; you must"  . *l wont I won't be made uncom-  tortable. Besides, whatever there Is  to bear I would rather he told ms  WmseW."  -itut you can't ask him tMsi FsHi.  Ifs a curious affair; quite out of the  ordinary run of events. Yoa cant go  to Farley shout It Ht would., ten  times rather % tM WV-  ���������*Who else knows of this precious  ������a*ir besides ronneit-^roaoV  Hunter hesitated, and his eyes in-,  Ifvarteatly wanders* to Agnes.  *0&, ��������� Agnes does." Felix exclaimed  decisively; "Agnes knows. Well  oome, it can's bs very bad If* Agnes  knows.**  "I did not say tt was bad, I said  curious, unusual; a circumstance better not mentioned to, Farley. A third  party** Intervention Is the right method to employ In this case."  "Why need I bear It at all?   Look  bare, Jack.' be said, rtelng and lay'ing  bis pipe on the mantelpiece, a worried  look coming Into his pale face, "why  need 1 be troubled with this curious,  unusual circumstance, which you own  lanot bad and therefore not criminal?  Jfty should I be made acquainted with  gnyWng foolish the boy baa done?  Farley la my friend,    my   familiar  friend. I���������In years the lad la younger  than L but that makes no difference,  because in brain craft be la older, far  Sbeed of me.   He suits me In every  way. he Is ready with hla  tongue,  ready with his gun, he'a willing to be  at my beck and call, be amuses me,  be'bears with me. he puts up with my  beastly obstinacy and takes things as  they come.  We've bad a hundred arguments, I've been in the wrong a  hundred times, but I never remember  Farley contradicting me rudely, or asserting his opinion when he knew and  I knew he was ln the right���������tbe dear  fellow was always In the right though  be tried not to let me know lt   He's  snob a gentle, docile chap, only onca  ke refused to comply with my wishes;  you rember, Jack, tbe    afternoon  1  wanted him to go back, to town���������I'm  ���������gmd be refused, because I waa not  'fare tUl then he���������are you surprised,  iaok, that I���������like him, tbat I cant  bear to hear anything  aald against  blm, or anyone tit to oome between  Oft  Tou know the life I've lived, tbs  setttary life spent mostly out of dqors  wttb the wind, the trees, the fields,  for company; you can't be surprised  I should cling to Farley, hs la ao wonderfully organised.  Fancy that brain,  Jack, brought Into unison wltb thai  glorious, soul-satlafylng nature ot his,  that strong, vigorous mmd-in submission, on its knees, aa it were, to that  tender heart���������a greet moist human  heart"  He paused to finger the pipe on tbe  chlmneyploce, looked at Hunter, and  resumed reverently:  "I don't believe chance brought him  here; it was pity���������I mean God's pity  ���������thst sent him into my life; and feeling so strongly ss I do on that score,  I will never���������you understand me. Jack;  whatever be has done���������I will never let  blm go. Come, is it worth white to  strive to Implant distrust to tax my  mind with unimportant though foolish details, perhaps, concerning Far  ley's past when I would tar rather be  blissfully ignorant of tbem? Is tt ne*  esasary. Jack?"  It Is necessary, and lf s cruel kin*  nese to beat about the bush. Ton shall  ���������bar* it without further palaver*���������as 1  ���������aid before, Farley Is something of a  be entered Sir Thomas's ssr  r false pret___s������, J_s_-**  Tne e_Tpr������isI5n^ffi fflr-squlr**s eyea  stopped him.  "Oo on," Felix said, advancing and  taking hold of hla coat tails undei  each elbow, "go on."  -Hit n_me ls not Farley at all; it's  Jervols, Pauline Jervols."  "What do you mean by thatf bt  asked sharply.  "My dear Felix! Dont you see;  baant lt dawned on yon yet? The  name la not Paul Farley, It la Pauline  Jervols���������it's not a man���������It's a woman!"  . Felix stepped baok on to the fender,  and threw up his hand as lf td ward  off an unexpected blow.  "No, no, no," be exclaimed, white  and dased; "Jack, not that; anythinj  but that For heaven's sake, dont  attempt to palm off on' me a horrible  canard like thst! It's���������It's a b?ack  Ha!" he shouted excitedly. 'Tou can't  prove It and I'll thank you to get out  of my house, off my premises���������do yot  beer?"  "1 can't prove It" Hunter said,  taken aback, "but Agnes can; she went  to school with him���������I mean her���������at  Vilvorde. She told me a couple ol  'hours ago, but she has known all  along. That is why Farley refused tc  stay here. I am sorry, Felix, tre  mendously sorry, to havo been compelled to toll you this. I am speaking  the truth," he said earnestly, laylni  a sympathetic pressure on the squlre'i  arm, "and you will believe me, bo  cause lf you think a moment, It yot  cast your mind back over the last foui  months, every incomprehensible thlni  la connection with Farley goes to  prove that it is true. Tou know m������  well enough, Felix, to be assured 1  would, not say one word to hurt oi  wound you. I would avoid lt In some  way If it were possible, but this, it  was essential, you must feel that tt  was necesssry."  Fsllx looked from Hunter to Agnea  and back again to the doctor, hla face  ooloriess, his grey eyes black with thi  honor, tbe agony, with   tbe  aleuth*  baud remorse creeeping towards him.  .   "Tes. It was necessary." he   said,  grasping the chimney-piece with both  hands to steady himself, all the conn  denoe, the authtority, the sturdy independence gone from his manner; "but,  'Jack, I wish I could have been spared  itbls." he put bis band to his head,  "Tom see. I thrashed html   Ob. be*  ivenst bow I thrashed Mint   He told  me I should be sorry one day���������on*  day.  I was sorry from the moment 1  flungf Wm5 away.   J bit pretty hard  wbetf I am In play, but 1 was furious  then_*ihad; 1���������you dont know what i  did; wf saw it���������but you don't know  how Ae thing baa tormented me.  It'i  haunted me incessantly; I dream oi  It eo������f4nually.   I've dreamed 1 killed  him, whipped the life out of him; I'vs  seen blm lying in the shrubbery dead  night after night.   I've wakened In a  sweat���������I'm thrashihg-^always thrasb  Ing, with dull, heavy, sickening blows.,  snd Farley Is groaning, for ever groaning���������It's heartbreaking, that patient  suppressed groaning���������after  a  night  like tbat  .-"-it's  troubled   me   more  since my accident, since I cant sleep  ���������and now you tell me that groaning,  writhing creature was  a  woman���������s  delicate, allm slip of a-**Agnes!"  He gazed across at her with an expression In his eyes she never forgot  ���������It was a fearful thing to witness  tbat deep, vast; boundless despair.  He stepped forward aa If be were  about to go and wring from her a  denial of tbls colossal travesty of circumstantial evidence, which the devil  himself must have devised, when,  without any preliminary warning, he  dropped, went down with a crash that  made the china, the chandeliers ring,  thst Jarred the whole room and Influenced eyerythlng tn It. The Iron  bad entered his soul, and be lay tbere  white and still in his first dark momenta of nothingness, unconscious of  Agnes's terrified shriek, unconscious  of existence���������for tbe first time In hla  healthy, hearty, wholesome life Felts  Fleming had fainted!  the matter was that Mr. Farley wai  unwell, ill. Johnson thought really  genuinely ill. He had not ordered  mouthful of victuals that day, nor th-  previons one. The table was strewi  from end to end with pspers, all klndi  of litters, and'the gentleman said hi  had no room; ahd no time for meals  but he faad disposed of several cup)  of tea and innumerable cigarettes  The gentleman had been much upse  by a telegram advising him of the es  pected death of a friend. He,. John  son, did not think the _riend had died  but Mr. Farley hsd returned to towi  very queer, very shaky, and, be con  sidered, very ill, with a cut on hii  forehead and some of the flesh sho  from his thumb, which he had hlmselj  dressed, having been in the army an.  an orderly ln the military warda  Therefore, if the gentleman to whon  he was speaking were a friend of Mi  Farley's, he, Johnson, thought lt woull  be wise to persuade Mr .Farley to ss-  a medical man, and alao to take aoms  thing In the form ot nourlshmenV-ht  was glad to say, as look would havi  ; It���������there was soup going at six.  ; "I am a friend, a very great friend  tot Mr. Farley's, sad lf yoa will shot  'vine bis room I will undertake to scatter him.''  The man's face brightened, and b  led the way immediately, stopping out  side a door at the end of the hall.  . This small sitting-room Mr. Farlej  engaged on his return. He aald hi  had a quantity of work to get through  ,and the coffee-room wss not sufficient  ly quiet The gas la on a little; sir;  I Ut lt ten minutes ago; I dldnt tun  It up much for fear of waking Mi  Farley."  "Thank you," tbe squire said, slip  ping a sovereign into bia hand ln re  turn for his comity; "thank you fo  yOur kindness and attention to Mi  Farley. We will make it right lata  on," and turning the handle noiseless  ; j Tribute to Foriner Mayor  ������** l"l"l' I l"l I I'l 'I |i|HM''t' I''M M-���������! .������������������!'    ������ ���������������!��������� ���������> ���������!��������� ���������.". ���������!������������������!��������� >l * * * ��������� M' V 4> 4 *** ���������! * * -**-(.  CHAPTER XXXI.  The Wife of His Bosom  It was late ln tbo afternoon, and  snowing. Johnson, tbe friendly waiter  who had assisted Paul to catch the  mall train to Weyberne, stood In the  'ball of the "Pendennle." watching  through the half-glass door the slow,  feathery swirl of flakes. He waa musing upon the winter's early advance,  when a man ot fine physique passed  the bon palings, entered the gateway,  land aacended the steps of the hotel.  The stranger was the tallest and the  broadest man he had ever been called  upon to behold, and Johnson looked  M him with Interest as he pushed open  the half-glass door. He was hand*  some, too, be saw In a decided satisfactory way. There was no shillyshallying about It the first glance  chronicled the undlsputable fact and  tbe second encouraged and maintained  tbe good impression. His features  were good, remarkably good; a tali  complexion bad been colored and tinted to a nicety by Nature's artiste���������the  son and the wind; tbe eyes were grey,  and had a look ln tbem aa lt tbey  oould focus aa object some distance  ahead The bronse moustache, the  ends having aa upward curve, was  dewOy damp, and glistened to the light  as the door swung to behind him.  "Mr. Farley in?" be inquired, in a  pleasant slightly anxious tone.  Johnson answered ln the affirmative, and hesitated when, tbe straagei  asked to be shown the way to his presence. He was unwilling to disturb  Mr. Farley, he said, because tbe last  time he peeped into tbe little sitting  room behind tbe hall tbe gentleman  fast asleep.   Tbe teal truth of  ly he entered and closed tho door soil  ly on Johnson.  The room was ia semi-darkness am  comfortably warm still, though the fin  had 'burned low. The couch stood be  tween the fireplace and the table, am  Paul lay there asleeep, the woundei  hand in a black silk sling, and th.  other tucked under his head. Fell:  tip-toed across the room and bent ove:  the couch.  Paul awake, alert his nerves on thi  stretch, looking out for danger slg  nals, and Paul asleep, unconscious a  criticism, the muscles of his face re  taxed, the emaciation, the wearinesi  the hollows beneath his eyes plainl-  -visible, were totally different persons  Felix had nb idea he was so thin, ei  Worn, so clearly, unmistakably, ill, am  awhile back, a month, sure, be wai  fairly plump and looked bo uncommon  ly well. This was a revelation; Felt-  was gaining an insight Into what Far  ley had suffered, what he had endure,  while unswervingly prosecuting thi  physical and mental struggle he haf  waged in order to attain his doubtfu  inglorious ends. Presently, he drop  ped on one knee and looked mon  closely at the careworn face. Pan  was so still, preternaturally still  scarcely breathing, that���������a wave a  sickening fear swept over him���������area'  heavens! was the prise to be sbstchel  trom blm within an ace of bis graap'  - The steady gase, the soul's yearning  Influenced the sleeper; he stirred, th.  heavy eyelids lifted, and the gree'  dark eyes were fixed on the squlre'i  'face. '.���������������������������'  '���������Hello. Farley!" be said, smlllni  suddenly; "what cheer?"  Paul turned bis feet to the floor, sai  up, and stared at his visitor.  "Have you come to stop barer' hi  aaked anxiously, a hunted expression  In bis eyes.  "No, not bere." Fella' returned quick  |y, now perfectly able to Interpret thi  look tbat pussled him at times; "I'n  on the other side, Just down the street  you know, Paul, at the Friar's Heel  1 wanted to see Hare, and I wanted tc  see you. I Just gave Austin a look, sety  my traps down yonder, had a brusl  up, and stepped over here to ask yot  to come back and have a bit of dlnnei  with me. There's turtle soup, red mul  let a broiled fowl, and a bottle of Due  de Marne, 71 vintage, to wash it dowj  ���������does the menu appeal to you?"  Paul crossed bis legs, leaned bad  and smiled.  "Tou are very kind," he said, grate  fully, "very kind; but I don't feel ai  all peckish; ln tact, I am off my feed  and." nodding at the Utter on thi  table, "I have as much as I can get  through with to-night'  "Wbat have you bad to eat to-day?'  Felix asked, seating himself on th*  couch and ignoring the table.  "To eat? Oh, I don't know, any  thing Josnson likes to bring; I havi  no particular appetite."  "Wbat Is lt you are doing?", glano  ing at the heterogeneous mass of pa  pers on the table.  ' "Odds and ends. There are som.  'communications from Wiseman con  corning that estimate, three of 8ii  Thomas's speeches, some articles oi  my pwn, a greek examination papei  iter Tom Hargrave, and one or twe  more things of a similar character."  "What do you work on? Tou seen  to eschew food."  , "Tea for one thing; tea is a stimu  tent It pulls one together admirably,  'and���������well, I smoke a goodlsh deal  Tou see, when one bas a craving foi  food and the first mouthful choke,  jone, a cigarette comes handy. K  soothes the nervous contraction ot  one's throat and pacifies the wretched  sensation lower down."  "Are you trying to kill yourself?"  "Good gracious, nol 1 am trying foi  a post under Government There's  81r Thomas's letter about it on thi  table close to you, if you care to tool  at it"  Instead of looking at the letter.Fo  lix looked at blm, and while he gased  Paul rose, placed a lump of coal on the  flre with a pair of brass tongs and  remained lounging tbere. his back  against the chimney-piece, toying with  his cigarette ease.  "Do you stand a good chancer  Felix asked.  "Medium; I have an excellent test*  monlal from Sir Thomaa. Will yo*  have a smoke?"  "I wonder whether yon will do me s  favor?" Felix hazarded, gently draw*  Ing the proffered case from bis hand.  "I will lf I can." be said, eagerlyt  ���������'you know I wllL"  (Continued on Page 7)  New Westminster.���������The city paid  tribute to the memory of the. late ex-  Mayor John A. Lee in an impressive  manner. On the suggestion of Mayor  Gray, endorsed by the Business Men's  Association, all places of business  were closed between the hours of 1 and  4 as a period of mourning and a mark  of respect for the deceased.  Flags all over the city were flying  half mast   Thirteen hotel proprietors < ���������  in the city held a meeting and decided !  to close their places of business between 2:30 and 3:30 in deference to  the memory of Mr. Lee.  A public funeral was held at Queen's  Avenue Methodist Church Friday afternoon at 2:30 of an impressive nature.  Nearly every public body in the city  and district was represented, and  thousands of private cltisens attended.  A private service was held at the  family residence preceding Ahe church  service.  The pall-bearers were "Sheriff T. J.  Armstrong, King Solomon Masonic  Lodge; Mayor A. W. Gray, representing the city; Mr. W. T. Reid, representing Queen's Avenue Methodist  Church; Mr. L. M. Richardson, representing the Board of Trade; Police  Magistrate H. L. Edmonds, representing the Conservative Association; and  Mr. T. S. Annandale, a close personal  friend.  The order of the cortege was as follows: City police, city band, firemen,  Vancouver- Board of Trade, city Board  of Trade, Progressive Association,  mayor and aldermen, Grand Lodge of  Masons adn Masonic lodges, the hearse  and pall-bearers, mourners, mounted  olice, Oddfellows' lodges, civic officials  and employees, members of Parliament Vancouver city representatives,  Royal Agricultural and Industrial Society, local and provincial Conservative  Associations, Union of B. C. Municipalities, Fraser Valley Development  League, .Busness Men's Association,'  Trades and Labor Council, Royal Columbian Hospital Board, private carriages and autos.  Those Industries are Better  In ultimate results which use our electric  power service. The factories or office buildings which operate private power plants are  under a big expense for maintenance. A  trifling accident may disorganize their whole  svstem ���������more serious disturbance, with  attendant heavy losses involved, are not  preventable. Stave Lake Power is undeniably cheaper and more reliable than private plant operation. See us for particulars  and rates.  .. 'i  ��������� ��������� it  \ Western Canada Power Company,  1 LIMITED :  PtMHrSt Seymour 4770      6O3-6IO Carter-Cotton Bldg. ' '���������  P. 0. BOX 1418,1 VANCOUVER, B. C.  ������~������~M~������~M~;..yi-i.|,i*.i|,,|iliiii..|, ��������� i|i.|.m.1 iin|n|i������  Dr. de Van's Female Pills  AnUabtoPnachngnUtorsnavtrfrais. TImm  pills an ewtedlngly powerful In reguUtlag tb*  gMM-mtWa portion of the ftrnaleayttem. Rotate  ���������U cheap Imitations. Di-Tdo ���������_��������������������� an sold at  Mi box, or three lor IIS. Mailed to any address.  The SmTmU Pr������g Oo* flt, Catherines, Ont.  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V?������:Ki$$^  Friday, June 27.1918  "It���������you know what an inveterata  smoker I am���������lf I bring my allowance  down to one pipe a day will you knoek  off the cigarettes, give up smoking  until you are in a better state of  health, say for three months?'*  "I will,'* he said, readily; "and what  is more. Ill do it without the sacrifice  on your part. Why should you make  a. martyr of yourself, Felix? It won't  be the easiest thing ln the world; bad  habits are not easily shunned. But I  will do it to oblige you, because you  ask me."  '. ."Thank you," Felix returned, snapping the box and dropping it Into his  waistcoat pocket "Now, Is it possible  you will grant me another act of  grace? Please dont huff me, because  I came up to town expressly to ask  you this."  Paul laughed, hitched bis heel on  to the fender rail and slipped his uninjured band Into bis trousers pocket.  "I. would do anything in the world  frw aaked me, provided, aa I aald ha  tore, lt were possible."  I, "WeU. It's this," said Felix, earnest  If. 1 want a holiday, and ao do yoo.  l*ve not been up to tho mark stnoo my  Mddent, and I don't sleep aa I did.  X am out of aorta, and I want a thorough change. I think ot running over  to America for a couple ot months,  and I want you to go with mo���������your  native air will do you tons of good."  "It's kind; it's overwhelmingly good  of you,"���������-Paul swallowed something  that made his voice husky, and resumed���������"but it's out ot the Question;  1 couldn't afford It, and I haven't the  time."  "I can afford it, and that Is all that  la necessary. Ton see, this shoulder  is a confounded nuisance to me; I  thought, perhaps, you wouldn't mind  valeting me for a bit; I should not be  any real trouble. There Is not much  beyond getting into my coats that I  can't do for myself."  "It's not that, Paul, said, moving  restlessly and changing bis feet on tho  finder.' "I wish I could be of use tq  you; I wish I could help you. Tou  have been doing things for me from  the first moment I met you until now.  I would give ten years ot my life, Felix, to. be able to return the least ot  all kindnesses you have shown me.  I wish I could go with you."  "Why can't you ? It won't cost you  a penny."  "Beggars can't be choosers," he  said, smiling; "I havo my living to  gat"  "Get It when you return."  "This appointment would be snapped up; it's one ln a thousand. I havo  applied for it, and I must stick to my  t-fluns. Besides, I am still ln Sir Thomas's pay. I am working for him,  else I could not stay herf. I am sorry.  When do you go?"  "Not at all; I am not going alone,"  he said, and a dreadful uncomfortable  silence ensued.  .   "What about Miss Agnes?" Paul von*  fitured nervously; "couldn't she go?"  "I daresay sbe could, but I dont  want her. I am in quest of a companion as much as a valet."  Paul looked at bis toot on tbe fen.  der while * elix stared at the fire.  "Paul," he said nt last, looking up  Into tba dark troubled face, bis own  rather whl^, Ws^grsy eyes^very witt-  ful, "It's all humbug about the companion valet; I didn't know how to get  it out, but I want you to go with me  r*ge my wife���������ni my dear wife���������wjll  |W������?"  The nest moment Felix had sprung  fo hit feet, caught the swaying figure  hy the arm, pulled a chair from under  the table, and guided blm Into It    -  "It's all right, iff all right, come���������  oome; it's all tight Tou don't mntd  'am.' Tou don't mind your friend Te*  N*.   Tou are used to me." he whit*  Bred, standing bebWd the chair and  awing the dark head baok til! it  ratted where Paul bad often longed  to lay hit aching head; Just where be  ���������ould feel and bear the heating of that  ftiong faithful heart  Tee. ! do mind," ht tobhed; "I  mind you above everyone else In the  world!  I would have given my life to  r"event your knowing this vile thing,  would rather have blown my bralnt  ont than���������"  "Ky dear, my dear; don't take It to  heart like that" he Implored, wiping  too great drops of moisture from  Fanl't forehead. "I came ont with It  too suddenly; but If I hadn't I should  never hare got tt out at all, and I can't  get along without yon���������yon dtdnt expect me to, did you? Ton are my tun.  my light my lite; at essential to me at  my breath, and without thta know*  lodge tbat you grudge me I couldnt  have taken possession of yon, I  couldn't have turned tbla precious  friendship, tbis love of ours, into the  most perfect of all friendships; the  most perfect bond and union tbat God  haa permitted to exist on Hit fair  earth."  Paul gave a shivering, sobbing sigh,  raited his free arm, and laid it around  toe squire's neck.  "Tou know this thing, yon know me  aa I ana���������vain, careless of the welfare  of others, unmindful ot the misery I  brought to those who were kind to  me. Tou know, you have witnessed  my selfishness, you have teen to what  lengths I would go, you taw death  Itself made a stepping-tono to fame���������  and yet you ask me to become your  wife���������I don't understand it"  "Don't try," he said, soothingly,  stroking the glossy hair; "don't trouble, don't bother this dear head about  anything more. I am here to aee after  you, to take care of you, to think for  you, and no man ever knew better  than I what he's about It's a wife  I'm after, a friend, a companion, a  comrade. It's the dear woman I've  longed for, that I've begged Heaven to  send me. I once told you whoever or  whatever she was, when she came I  should take her to my heart, and not  question the Wisdom tbat sent her.  I am not taking note of the garb you  were sent in; I am thanking Heaven  #ou are here; that a wine, loving Prov*  Idence opened a way for me to grasp  the answer to my prayer when lt came.  I am so happy, so thankful, so blessed,  I am well nigh dazed with the wonderful knowledge that the grand festival  In my life has come! Now, if yon cry,  Paul, I shall cry, too, and lt won't do  for the attentive Johnson to come  ���������nd catch us two fellows crying in  one another's arms���������eh?"  Paul smiled through his wet eyelashes aa Felix turned up his chin.  wiped the tears from hit cheeks; and  tried to erase the blue shade from hit  upper Up.  "WlU lt wash oft?" he asked.  "No," Paul said; "but lt will wear  oft" y ���������  "How long will the process take?"  "A week perhaps, but not longer,"  he said; kissing the hand that was exploring his face; "you mutt know, you  must feel, you must think, I have done  wrong, and you ought to punish melt you don't, perhaps God will."  There was a silence, ln which Fella  held Paul's chin in the hollow of hit  hand, and looked deep down Into the  depths of his glorious eyes. Finally  he laid his cheeks on the hot, damp  forehead, a world of tenderness and  Ineffable love in the action.  "Tou will never hear a word of that  sort a word of reproach, trom me,"  he whispered; "lf you hadn't done  what you call wrong I should havo  dragged out a dull, lonely existence at  the Manor and died a bachelor. I  haven't room to feel more on tbat  point and at to punishing you," his  voice shook, "I tried correcting you  once, Paul, and tbo memory of that  punishment will haunt me to my dying  day���������lt will spoil my whole life. Tou  have no idea how lt has worried me,  how lt teases me; I've never had a  good night's rest since. Directly I  close my eyes I begin that thrashing  business. I can't get away from lt  Last night I was ln a dreadful state;  it seemed I had battered yon to a  pulp, and���������"  Paul lifted the arms about bis neck,  turned round, ad confronted the distress in the grey eyes with a face ex*  prtsslve of the liveliest astonishment  'Why, Felix," he exclaimed, rising  and standing on the hearth, while the  squire subsided into the chair he  vacated, "you don't mean to aay you  bare given that���������that 'rotten show,'  ss Tom Hargrave politely puts it,  another thought? I received no more  than I deserved. It you had thrashed  me evety day while I was at Weyberne I should only have had my de*  sorts. I did not really mind lt; lt was  not such pain and. suffering to me as  you seem to imagine. The chemistry  of the thing is this. Undoubtedly  where the soul heralds an attraction,  mind acts on mind, the Influence being'intensified and Increased by the  heat of an excited Intellect, whereby  the subtle sympathies would at once  be potent and plastic I don't pretend to define or understand the process, but I'U swear that in the excitement that night your mind met mine  and engendered a like heat; it radiated  and kindled a coirespondlng passion.  Tou were actively Inscnttble. I was  passively Insensible; in the heat and  mental commotion you were uncon*  tdout of striking, and Iii tht tenacious  hold of your will and mind over mine  I waa equally unconscious of the blows  struck���������the tact of my riding Tom'a  machine the next evening to Bast  Weyberne proves that. I waa not hurt,  or, laboring under tome tort of in*  fluenct, I waa not aware of any undue  discomfort" * ���������  "Tou want me to believe yon never  felt that thrashing?" Felix naked* look-  ini up Into tbe dark, earnest eyes;  ���������*! ������nreur������rft nm-ao--donse at to be  unable to absorb such plain ethics;  em't you go further and prove it  never took place at all? The only  antidote i know of for a mind poisoned  like mine is marriage, Paulus. I don't  sty It will cure tbe disease, but it will  allay tome bf the irritation. When can  it be. heart of my heart?"  "When you like," he said quietly,  smiling; "I am willing to sacrifice all  feminine prerogatives to your peace of  mind."  "Then if we are married and on the  set within tbe next fortnight I need  not feeel I bave bullied you into it."  'Wbat about Agnes and Dr. Hunter,  do they know?" Paul ashed suddenly,  sitting down on the couch, and remembering Cecilia Hay and her womanly  attributes. "Tbe doctor won't approve of this alliance."  "They bavent an inkling at present" he laughed, twitting round to  look nt blm. "and Jack's approval is  neither asked for nor wanted*- the  whole question consists of whether  you approve of me. Agnes will stay  with the Hargraves until we return,  ���������nd, what is more, postpone her marriage n month. 1 wonder wbat Matter  Jsck will say to that���������yon look very  white, friend Paul; bave I tired you?"  "Tou are not likely to do that. Felix, I���������"  Felix rote and looked at him anxl*  outly.  "There is an hour before we dine,"  he said, taking out hla watch, "I shall  order you a plate of toup; yon will  sat It to please me, I know."  He went outside to waylay Johnson,  and ordered a small quantity of soup  with a glass of the best port stirred ln,  waited for it and brought It in himself. Paul ate lt without a demur  while he meekly watched Felix tidy  the table, and without a tingle protest  tllowed him to collect the scattered  .mass of papers, dump them together  in one irregular, mixed pile, tnd tie  them around with a piece of string.  , Felix placed the empty plate on the  bracket in the hall and returned to  make himself responsible for the Invalid's general colnfort He turned  Paul's feet upon the couch, arranged  the cushions with exactitude under hie  head and shoulders, busied himself  immensely, and finally came around to  'the front leaned over, and looked at  him.  "I should very much like to take you  in my arms and kiss you, but I am  afraid of upsetting your dlsorganlseed  equilibrium; there ls such a quantity  of extraneous love pent up here,"  touching his chest "and you. seem so  frail I am nervous about touching you;  I am more than half afraid of crushing the breath from that slim, lissom  body. What shall I do with you, you  dainty, delicate morsel of humanity?"  "Oh, I shall be all right" Paul said  with quivering lips, "now the trouble  Is removed. Tou know, Felix, I have  hsd a good deal of worry one way and  another, and you yourself have been  a fruitful source of anxiety to me."  "I can return the compliment there,  friend Paul," he said, kneeling beside  the couch; "you've played fast and  loose with my feelings, you've hacked  my heart about just anyhow, and now  I expect to be compensated���������one kiss.  my soul, to live on thronghlEe night;  will you kiss me���������Pauline. Paulua.  Paul���������I'll stick to Paul, I'm used to  that���������will you? do you call that nervous flutter a kiss? Dash it all, and  from a fellow, too, who hss served an  apprenticeship at that sort ot thing.  Now, I'm a novice; I've never gone  courting maid, widow or wife, but by  Jove!   I think I can surpass that"  Hitherto Paul had been kissed by  women, principally by a woman to  whom be objected, to whom he entertained an instinctive aversion, and he  was "naturally considerably taken  aback by Felix's masterful embrace,  by tbe enthusiaslum, the verve> the  passion of his kisses. The pressure of  the strong arms hurt his bones, and  the heavy moustache pressed tightly  over his mouth stopped'his breath.  He was making an altogether new and  startling acquaintance with Felix.  Felix had suddenly burst upon him in  a new light; Felix was no longer a  dear friend, a. good comrade, but a  strong, overpowering, passionate  lover. The experience was bewildering, rather alarming; he felt confused,  suffocated, hysterical. He loved Felix,  he could not resist him, he could not  hold his life "through his lips! The  hysterical idea, the foolish imagery ot  a nervous system out ot gear frightened him, and Felix was all at onoe  brought to his senses by a feeble flood  of unlooked-for tears.  (To be Continued)  Try J, E. Hough for Wedding, birthday and other gifts, new and up to-date  goods.   Oor. 7th Avenue, and Main St  Saint NeGtand the Crows  A Cornish Legend.  (Written for the   Western   Call   by  Frank Li. Vosper.)  On the moors above the village of  St. Neot is an enclosure known as the  "Crow pound," and the legend connected with it is this: When Saint  Neot was a boy he was employed by a  farmer to keep the crows away from  the wheat, Now it happened on a certain Sunday morning that young Neot  was sent as usual to keep' away the  crows, with strict orders not on any  account to quit the field until night  had sent them to their roosts In the  woods that-then, as now, probably  crowned the hills above the valley'of  the Fowey river. But the young saint's  heart yearned to join In the service  that wat being, held down In the valley  where the handsome old structure now  stands that for many centuries has  borne bis name and which was being  conducted according to the beautiful  long before Augustine came to bring  that church under the domination of  Rome. Accordingly, when the fanner,  who was also a devout worshipper,  happened to see blm engaged in the  service, He did not interrupt bin., but  on coming out of church he called blm  and rebuked htm sternly for neglecting  his work. In reply to bit master's  scolding Neot led blm Into the churchyard and, to tbe surprise ot all tbe  congregation, pointed to the field where  the crows were penned in one corner  inside a slight mound of earth and  stones that the young saint had built  around them, with strict orders to stay  there. Now, l do not suppose there Is  a single Cornish man, woman or child  tbat believes tbat tbis quaint old legend is literally true, but, strange to  tell, there are hundreds of people in  British Columbia, Including many  members of the Government, who are  simple enough, or pretend to be, to  imagine tbat one and immorality can  be restricted to one corner of a city.  That, in fact, the right way to keep a  city clear ot undesirable characters is  to allot one part of the town to them,  and, following Saint Neot's example,  tell them politely to stay there. On  my recent visit to Cornwall 1 stood in  tbe old "Crow pound" and, looking  down on the lovely valley ot St. Neot  and up at the wild, rugged moorlands  above me, I recalled those and kindred  legends when an adder, one of the few  poisonous reptiles found ln Cornwall,  came out of a furze buih and was  quickly killed. Moral���������"Crow pounds"  snd "Segregated" districts swarm  with adders.   But will they stay there?  New Use for Pretty Wives  Certain motorists have discovered  a method of getting all repairs on  the road done free of charge and  without lifting a finger themselves.  The other day a man was motoring through Surrey to the south  coast when he came upon a car by  the roadside, with a young woman  trying to get one of the back tires  off. She was a very charming girl,  and gracefully accepted his offer  of assistance. He effected the repair for her. getting very dirty.  She thanked him and he went on.  After luncheon at a hotel a little  later, he wat sitting in the smoking  room when the girl drove up with  another woman and two men in the  car. The men came in laughing and  talking, and one said to the other:  "That's a splendid idea of yours,  deserting the car and leaving your  wife to prevail on kind passers-by to  effect your repairs while you sit at  a safe distance and watch."  The other replied: "She thought  of it herself. 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Cor 15th Ave. ������& Main St.  PHONE: Fairmont 817  imt-WTTTf ft 1 I II I M M II ���������  TORONTO  FURNITURE STORE::  4434 Mala St.  : Ow stock of Furniture ::  : is large, Modem and <  > adapted to the tastes of *:  Buyers.  : Dressers, Buffets, Tables ::  : Chairs, Couches, Mat- .:  ;; tresses, Bedsteads, etc. ;:  ��������� A complete line of  ,, Linoleums, Carpet Squares, etc. ,  ' ��������� Drop in and inspect our goods. ��������� ���������  ;; This it where jou get a square ;;  It. H. OOWAN j  '���������'** IM HUM Mil Mill II Mt  tV:  -���������.XI  Save expense and inconvenience by calling  on ns.  Q.������ IHcBRIi)e & co.  "iHi'HfMHMMiWM   IMIIMIMimiMMMMI������  *mmaKammaBmessBB*meamaaf***emmmammaaaamaaamaamaamaaamamm  '&:v<S'$M  .'��������� y: 'y -x V'.y-fczM  ;.'-7f.^r*. ?.vl  7VrWi/3>_l  yA-yy*  m  mw m  mm  Ask the man who tmoket thtm.  Vancouver Cut-Rate Fruit and My Company  2452 Main Street, Cor. BroVlway  J. N. Ellis, Manager  FREE  with every Cone or dish of Ice Cream we give you a  large MARASCHINO CHERRY. This is something new.   Have ybu tried it? If not, get the habit.  All Fruits in Season.  Largest Stock of Confectionery. Fruits and Tobaccos on the hill  For your next order of Ice Cream or Ice  Cream Bricks  Phone Fair. 638  Free Deliver; to any part of City m  8  THE WESTERN GALL.  Friday. June 27.1913  Honlg'e Storoe-Heethtge Public Mkt.  Specials for Saturday  Small Salmon, whole fish . ,15c lb.  Ohlsken Halibut, " .* .. 7c lb.  Small Cod, "   '*   .. 7c lb.  Skinned Skate,    3 for 25c  Fresh Herring, .". 5 for 26c  Pish Direct from the sea.  finnan Haddie, ....'2lbs. for 26c  Bloaters,  3 for 25c  Kippers,  ..10c per lb.  Smoked Halibut,...... 16c per lb.  Kippered Salmon,..... 16c per lb.  Smoked Salmon,......20c per lb.  Smoked Fish a Specialty. ���������  Heetlnge Publlo Merkot-FImb Dent.  P;DENNET     !      .y' ���������-xXXAy'" y-  *-<*>**>l4**4***44 4***********  * I I 'M'*������'l"| '1 .'������������������M.'-H * | *** *** * ������  fresh local Meals Only  We buy for CASH  We sell for CASH  That's the reason we sell for LESS ���������  Pay ua a visit  You will be back again.  BUTLER & HARRIS MEAT CO.  Hastings St. Public Market  E ���������" 60 HASTINGS STREET, EAST  1111IIIIII III! I * **********   ������������������ \ I I M *** I M ********* *****  Pugilist Acquitted  Calgary, Alta:, June 24.���������'.'Not guilty," was the verdict in the trial of  Arthur Pelkey, heavyweight pugilist,  who was tried for manslaughter as  a result of the death in the ring here  May 24 of Luther McCarty, white  heavyweight champion. Chief Justice  Harvey's charge to the jury was unfavorable to Pelkey, but the verdict  acquitting the defendant was reached  after forty-five minutes of deliberation. As Pelkey stepped from the  prisoner's box he was warmly congratulated.  Prise Fight Defined  Chief Justice H.arvey defined for the  first time what constitutes a prize  fight ln the Dominion of Canada. He  held that an encounter with fists, privately arranged for, was a prise fight,  and was not permissible. Hit, interpretation of the statute, lf lt stands,'  puts an end to all boxing contests in  the Dominion where the authorities  are inclined to interfere. The Verdict  of the Jury was to the effect thit the  contest was a prize fight, but the jury  held against the belief that Pelkey  had inflicted a blow which dislocated  the neck of his antagonist.  Precedent Established .\  The'Jury, by its verdict, memorial-  lies the provincial legislature to pa_s  a law defining specifically what constitutes a prize fight, and prohibiting  the staging of such contests in Alberta in the future.  His lordship objected to the jury's  recommendation, asserting that his  definition of the law and the decision  of the jury established a precedent  and made further legislation unnecessary.  His lordship also informed Pelkey  that had the jury adjudged him guilty  he would have Imposed no sentence  on him, as the case was more to test  the law rather than to fix the guilt of  the defendant  Aasassins of Grand Vizier Executed  Constantinople, June 24.���������Twelve of  the men sentenced to death in con*  hection with the assassination of Mah*  moud Schefket Pasha, the late grand  vizier, were executed this morning in  Bayazide Square.  ������ The place was surrounded by a double cordon of armed military police,  troops and city police, but there was  no disturbance. /  The condemned men walked to the  scaffold with firm step.  ;   Several of them delivered addresses  from the gibbet.        '  SPECIAL  Ernest Shaw, D.C.  Chiropractor.  Has removed his office to  Suite 307, Lee Building  Cr. Broadway & Main St.  Office Hours:  1:30 to 5:30  Consultation Free.  Residence: 250 22nd Ave. ������.  Obtain Cost Estimates  South Vancouver, June 24.���������The  cost of paving Main street with creo*  soted wood blocks, according to a  statement made at a meeting of the  Main Street Improvement Association  last night, is estimated to work out as  follows: Sixteenth to Twenty-fifth,  |8.55 per front foot; Twenty-fifth to  Thirty-fourth, 19.38; Thirty-fourth to  Fifty-first, $8.36; Fifty-first to River  avenue, $8.22.  Our Stock of '  Spring foil Paper  is latest in design and best in  quality.  Our  Paints  are uuexcelled and our workman*  ship is unrivalled.  If yon contemplate having  your house papered or painted;  call on nt.  LEE 2. WOOD  Importer! of Wallpaper  saBrttfrif.W    PtWMfifr.lKi  The dollars we make aire i^ but the dollars we save have a double value.  At'J..N. Harvey's Clothing, Hat  ���������Slits  When owr directors told u������ to turn th4������ f roe Wg ������tock Pf Men's nnd Boys' Wearing Apparel into Cash they told us to "Mark the goods  ������o low th4t the people will do the advertising.'' We took tltero nt their word nnd drove the Knife to the hilt; nnd nre giving greater bargain*  in Wgli-cliifi merclnwidite than the people of Vancouver have had tlnce we took the Johnston, Kerfoot & Co. stock over almost three years ago.  Those who huy at thi* Sale are telling their friends nnd the volume nnd Interest Is Increasing dny hy dny.  Unve you heen here yet?  "^ '.)���������' ��������� ��������� ���������'    . * 'x yy, : .   A-.' ��������� ��������� ������������������'"'' -'   ��������� ��������� ���������' * ' * '     ' '  4 i^Of^  Our Orders  ������������������Turn tke Vancouver stock  Into ctsh-do it as quickly as  possiWe-regardless of cost c*    bar-  talk  ���������tf do fee advertising for yon.  "If |* does meeneToas we will  Moflt���������five the people real  gains thst will make them  back of you, nut get the  cash now." .    . .  8uch are the instructions from  from the directors of J. N.  Harvey, limited, to the Vancouver ttore.  .   .    .  Just think of what this meant  to the people of Vancouver at the  ���������try beginning of the summer  taatpn���������Inst when yon want the  Your Chance  Men ��������� Suite  92 Hen's Suits, odd lines, one or  two of each line; all high grade  hand-tailored suits, in the newer shades of tweeds and worsteds.   Reg. prices, $22.60 to  180.00.   Sale price ..$12.75  46 Men's Suits, odds and ends of  reg. $16.50 and $20.00.   Sale  priee only $9.85  The cream of our Men's Suit  stock will be sold as follows:  $15.00 to $16.50 Suits for..$10.50  17.50 to 18.60Suits for...$12.75  20.00 to 22.60 Suits for...$14.75  25.00 to 27.60 Suits for...$17.75  30.00 to 32.60 Suits for. $21.75  Men's Raincoats  Reg. $15.00-to $16.50 for...$ 9.85  Reg.  18.00 to* 22.00showerproof coats....: $12.75  Men's Black Vicuna  Overcont*  Sillc faced, reg. $15.00 for...$7.50  Men1* Tweed Overcoats  Reg. |20.00 to $22.60 for...$12.75  Men's Pants  Reg. $2.00 pants for......... $1.65  Reg. 2.60 to $3.00 pants for 1.95  Reg.  3.60 to 4.00 pants for 2.95  A Special M>t of Men's  Pnnt������  Reg. prices up to $8.50 for..$5.85  Boye' Clothing  ROTS' WASH SUITS  Reg. $1.50 Wash Suits for 85c  Reg. 2,00 and $2.25 Wash Suits  tor ..$1.45  Peg. $2.50 Wash Suits for...$1.85  Shirtwaists, reg. 75c for. 55c  BUSTER ANP SAILOR SUITS  Reg. up to $6.50 for $2.85  Reg. up to $10.00 for $4.85  BOYS'2-PIECE SUITS  Our fine large stock of boys' 2-  piece suits, 0. B. and Norfolk  suits, with full bloomer pants, in  the new, rich shades of grey,  brown - and mixed tweeds and  worsteds will be placed on sale  as follows:  Regular up to $ 5.50 for.....$3.95  Regular up to   7.00 for. ...$4.95  Regular up to 10.00 for $6.45  Regular up to 13.50 for $8.95  A Special Lot  Men'e Soft lints  Reg. $2.50and$3 values for...95c  Stetson's $4.00 Hats for $2.95  A Specialist  Men's Soft nnd Stiff  strnw H**s  Re������.  prices $1.25,   $1.50   and  ���������_P*B*tlU IlCKT* ���������������������������������������������������������������* s *���������->**���������->.     ���������������������������������������������������������������HOC  A Special Juot  Children's Straw Sailors  Regular 65c and 75c for-. 25c  New Straw Boater lints  No Reserve  Regular $2.00 Hats for........$1.65  Regular 2.50 Hats for $1.95  Regular 3.00 Hats for ...$2.35  Regular 3.50 Hats for $2.95  Regular 4.00 Hats for $3.35  Regular 5.00 Hats for $3.95  Panama Hats  All at Bargain Prices  $ 6.50 Panama Hats for $ 5.00  7.50 Panama Hats for $ 6.50  8.60 Panama Hats for $7.50  10.00 Panama Hats for $ 8.50  12.60 Panama Hats for $10.00  15.00 Panama Hats for $12.50  Men's Colored Shirts  A special lot of soft bosom Shirts  slightly soiled. Regular prices  $1.25 and up to $2.25. Our  sale price only .65c  Neckwear  Reg. 50c Neckwear for 35c  Reg. 75c Neckwear for ...... 50c  Reg. $1.00 Neckwear for......75c  Reg. $1.25 Neckwear for  .$109  Sweater Cont*  $3.50 to $4.50 Sweater Coats$2.95  Our Regular Shirt Stock  Regular $1.25 Shirts for...  Regular 1.50 Shirts for..  Regular 2.00 Shirts for  Regular 2.25 Shirts for  Regular 2.75 Shirts for  Regular 3.75 Shirts for  A Working Mnn's List  Regular $1.25 Union Made Overalls, sale price only 95c  Men's Cotton Pants, in blue,  brown and black for 85c  Working Shirts  $1.25 Shirts.   Sale price 85c  1.50 Shirts.   Sale price $1.15  2.00 Shirts.   Sale price $1.65  2.50 Shirts. Sale price.....$1.95  Working Gloves nnd  Gauntlets  60c Gloves for 35c  $1.25 Gauntlets for.... 85c  1.60 Gloves for $1.15  1.75 Gauntlets for., $1.45  ALL TRUNKS, BAGS, SUIT-CASES AND TRAVELLING  RUGS   AT   ONE-QUARTER   OFF   REGULAR   PRICES  Remember  that no ordinary stle-tbe  goods must be turned into cash*  REMEMBER ALSO  that this is no ordinary stock, but  one of the largest and most select  in the city.  More than 1,000 Men's Suits-  More than 600 Roys' Suits-  Hundreds of decent of Hats,  Shirts, Ties, Underwear, etc., in  fact, everything in men's and  boys' wearing apparel.  J. N. Harvey, Ucl.  Summer Underwear  Fine Egyptian Balbriggan Underwear. Regular price 65c.  Our price 50c.   Sale price.. .45c  Our 90c Silk Lisle Shirts and  Drawers.   Sale price only ..65c  c ,  Combination Balbriggan Underwear.    Sale price .75c  Fine Wool Underwear  Reg. $1.25 Underwear for .....95c  Reg. 1.60 Underwear for.. .$1.15  Reg. 2.00 Underwear for.. $1.45.  Reg. 2.50 Underwear for...$1.85  Reg. 3.00 Underwear for.. $2,35  Reg.  4.50 Underwear for...$3.45  This price list has been made by J. N. HARVEY and everything here quoted is guaranteed personally by him to be just as advertised;   both  original and sale prices are marked in plain figures-YOU CAN SEE JUST WHAT YOU SAVE. .,  This Big Sale is Making Thousands of New Friends for the Red Arrow Store  REMEMBER THE ADDRESS-LOOK FOR THE BIG "RED ARROW" SIGN  125-7 Bastings St. W,  J. N. HARVEY, LTD. 1 ��������������� *m ��������������� *.


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