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 X:XAX%AislX;X^  ;X^y^y^0^^^m;  Triangle at Junction of Main Street and Eighth Avenue Suitable for  yx-x.-yy-- xxytyiyy-yxxm^msm  - A>y\yyyyyyA'yxim^0m^  :' yyx:y yy x-i. xx^^^^mm  y&tmmm  For many years, and at different times, the  attention of the civic authorities has been drawn  to the total lack of suitable pubtto sanitary ar-  . tti_gein*nts in -our city, ���������',  There is not a eity in Canada of this size which  \y   is so deficient in this regard.   We should have a  \7,   number if uidtsgitm^  ,   situated at such points;as the   intersection   of  Hastings and   Granville, Robson and Granville,  Hamilton and Pender, Main and Hastings, Gran-  '- "ville and Broadway, Main and Seventh.   It is a  ~ poaMve disgrace to our city, and something must  be done to provide the necessary public convepi-  ���������6I1C6S  The eity authorities are contemplating laying a  Point Or*} Ptoa Una  pipe line across False Greek near its outlet into  English Bay. This would be a serious mistake in  view of the proposed harbor developments at that  point. The pipes will bave to he laid to a depth  of at least forty feet below low tide, otherwise  they will interfere with tbe dredging operations.  A much better site would be along tbe Cambie  Street bridge, at wtdeh point they would only  bave to be sunk clear of the fairway.  ___^ .^  OeamOy *ni#||^$. *  ���������'It is announced that Hon. L* F. Pelletier,  Postmaster-General* he* decided to increase the  minimum salary p*44 to rufti poftujaatej*. IB  the psat this has been $35 per ������^������������^%_*������. **: .  ture it is faTp**fM96t sSWttm. ^We imagine that  tbis action of Mr. Pelletier will be generally ap-  proved T������* towrtM* tfw������W Iwt fw������������ toto ff-  f*ot yttrs ago.  .  fhe Jfortbtni lUcts  Attention is now being given to the promotion  of immigrants from Scandinavian countries. Tbis  is in accord with the new policy.' ft is part of the  plan to put upon the soil in Canada men pbyw-  cally adapted to Canadian requirements. This  move is regarded generally throughout Canada  as a wise one. Saturday Night of Toronto, an independent newspaper, says of it:  Good J-i.fi*  "The report from Ottawa that the Dominion  government is taking active steps to secure immigrants from Norway, Sweden and JPenmark is  gratifying to those who wish to see Canada peopled witb the proper kind of men. The prospe**  fty of the great State of Minnesota, which is  >/, largely populated by Swedes, shows bow Norse-  r men would flourish in our northern clime. Not  only the West but the Province of Ontario should  welcome newcomers from these countries. There  are many sections of Ontario which Danish settlers especially would find congenial. The Danes  are the finest dairy men in the world, while Ontario is unsurpassed anywhere as a land suitable  for this industry. If our populace is to be fed  there must be a large increase in the output of  agricultural products, and therefore an influx of  men whose training would assist tbis increase is  devoutly to be wished.''  Comparative Fire Losses of Different Countries  in 1912.  (Cities over 20,000 population.)  No. cities per capita  reporting loss Population loss  Canada            5           957,372 $2.88  United States        300       32,326,633 2.55  ���������v-     England ������������������\          12         7,164,849 0.54  France  '           6        4,425,696 0.84  Germany            9         2,659,575 0.20  Ireland              2           699,802 0.57  Scotland           2           485,091 0.49  Italy   ...             3           282,082 0.90  Russia            2         3,485,583 0.84  Austria             4         2,658,978 0.30  EXTRAORDINARY OFFER TO  WESTERN CALL HEADERS  Readers of The Western Call will be interested  to know that arrangements are made to have  The Western Call and The Canadian Countryman  (1 combined so that during the 2nd week of November subscribers, both old and new, may have both  for twelve months for $1.00 cash. The price of  The Call is $1.00 and of The Canadian Countryman $3.50 per year, but for a short time both  together can be had for $1.00.  See notice of this extraordinary offer on page  S of this issue  All subscriptions to be sent to The Canadian  Countryman, 101 Pacific Building, Vancouver,  B. C. '  Young and ambitious civic jwUticiaiu^aTegrowing restive, and are keeping a  weathjer eye on the coming civic elections.;  }^^epaye^s, associations and kindred  societies are getting buijy----they are  is the month of November. y-yc-y A>i:"yX.S^.  .-:������������������������������������ -., yy-'��������� ���������x-yxx3*4yxxxA--    '������������������.������������������������������������     ��������� ������������������������������������. xxr..yy...--:lA~-x-  Spine have even datred to suggest that Mayor Baxter should be "turned down"  and other names are mentioned as possible candidates.  Now We wish to say forthwith and witiiout ;hesitancy that Mayor Baxter should  and will have a second? year. Contest or no contest, he will still be Mayor. Why?  Because he has made good as Mayor of Vancouver.  We may differ from him in some details as to method, but in the main his year of  service has been energetic, able and honest His motives cannot be questioned and  his ability is well known.  He has directed the affairs of the ,city through one of the most trying years in  its whole history/ and with marked success.    *'  Mayor Baxter has won a host of friends by the clear, energetic manner in  which he has handled our affairs, and has, irodoubtedly, earned tiie right to a second  term. . !   ' -       ^Xx^A^hyy  man**%w9awam Ihj ' ii ���������-���������i���������������i i ���������������������������������  >**H ������4**-H 11 . > -M I - . ������������ ������ ftM f ������ H M ������ M I H M1������ M < 4 14 11 11 M 111 M Ml������MSI . H .,������<��������� H9* '  ". X ���������! .fe 5-85y&������0$xek  ���������.; 7Despite {the: ::cala������fty: fe  Laurier; an4-hte;-lieuteiiant%  ��������� talk and their contentions tki&^  going to the bow-wows mu^'^;^^  i_ Vrmi.-ii������W iMth -���������������������������������������������'��������� -;������������������*���������"> f,.t,. ..jl.  Mm  Liberals, the trade of the coun^keepa pearv^eswy  .growi^^eE-^^  best. powible index of a -coun^^^^  snow.'thirtybusiness is . very''^oby*^^:1^  ;: ;  W?i'X'y;yy  Readers^  fully IfoM^ Western  Coll and the Canadian Ccym^v^ for  $1*00 per annum* This offer is good: uwtil  November 45th only*  X  '������������������*-. I M-M-M'-H 'M' 1". >'l">-l >'���������!��������� ������������������������! ������m**i'*M*^*******>>������*r**'*\*99*f*f*'**>'l"i *-li������������������������-������*t"l"|i������ t"M U **<**>  .striking feature of the - trade .retuafiMir is ':^0u0^BA^^^  .incresae in exports and the jil*k-lj_D������^  'during;the month of.September.'' y.AAyyA.yx������xiy^������^^L  .* ������������������   ' ���������'���������    '   '.:"'��������� -_��������� "i.y    '- \X-'yy~'-'y~\ x^���������x^y:^yiA'yryyy^^^.���������:^,^^^^^  y   The.-totaT volume: of ^C������*^  . tember ;w-is .$9^65,000-0^^  ���������-tar:ii^ijnB_J^  September 30 the total Canadian tiade was $������lr  ttf8,O00 wmpai^ with $606\266,000 for Urn oor-  ��������� i^ponding six months of 1912, an it^rea** of ao  10*^*45,":   t*'y-yi$lafa  y "The;:ioift  Reid eh  month  and $19,  tember were ^.018,000" of (femesiic  H,071,(^ of foreign g_od*. as  ~>!^W*?y!~Ow*]lJ^z*OGO$^-. -"^^99*.  .. .       ^_  '-^^T   ������������������ '^^^^T*rlWr^^T^_-^'3pSfl  W^$'^:  i' I'll ii ' im WpiMi >i i itrt li-iii-"' J,J"*-';--- - X-*~T'-  y^*ix<symM  ''���������'..7'jJ..\i7"';:,*;v7-i.:  $162,437,000 dom^tre and $15,972,000 for*S������- for  tbe six months ending September 30^, 19^2, an  increase of $25,978,000 in exports of Canadian  products fbr the half year.  The exports of agricultural produce show a big  increase, being $11,829,000 for September, 1918,  compared witb $5,575,000 for September, j9|jt  There are big increases in exports all along the  line. Exports of minerals for September last were  $6,402,000, and for the previous September $6,-  278,000. . Exports of manufacture* amounted to  $5,041,000 for September, 1913, a* against  $3,587,000 for September, J������12.  MAYOR T. S. BAXTER  HY V**Y P*AJt tUTU������D4Y iUKSfT  ������y Prof. E* Odium, ������.A., B.Sc.  Dear "Sunset Glow." .'Z^^_i.,^  Jn the twilight "glow" of your last issue, you  were kind enough to talk to me, or about me, on  the very front page of your inimitable sheet-���������  journal.  Now it is a pleasant occupation to read your  editorials at all times, when a person haa nothing  else to do. because you are racy, caustic, amusing  original, pointed in speech, frolicsome in language,  clever in saying wbat is not fact on all fours,  ready at insinuation, aud a fairly good, all-round  Liberal-pen-driver.  So you have had a nightmare, Mr. Editor, as a  result of reading a paragraph or two of prof essor  Odium's remarks, truthful and timely remarks, on  "Helpless Protestantism." Be of good cheer,  dear Sunset. The "nightmare" will take to heels  and gallop away into utter darkness; and in due  time your normal condition will return, provided  you do not read another paragraph written by  that man, Odium. Look the matter straight in  the face, and see if Odium's letter if very much  out of place; or in truth a timely production of a  practical mind. Here is a quotation from the  above heading, "Helpless Protestantism:"  " . . Now where is our boasted, enlightened  Protestantism? It is nearly a myth from a  political viewpoint. It is a round, senseless zero.  And it cannot organize. It has no means for  organization. It lacks the constructive power,  and in an election it nullifies its own actions.  Practically as many vote 'yes' as 'no.' They are  helpless and useless."  The above quotation is clearly put.   Now, Mr.  Sunset, in place of trying to fool around this tre-  m melons fact, and throw dust in the eyes of your  , readers, take up my proposition and tear it to  pieces, if you have the ability.  In any contest where the Roman Church is  united, and there is an election on of a party  political character, and where the Conservatives  and Liberals are nearly equally divided���������who  must inevitably turn the election scales their own  way ? You know, if you are capable and sincere,  that in just such a case the result will be to give  the Roman Catholic people the man they wish.   ^  The old line parties nearly nullify each other  in voting where they are fairly divided.    Then  (Continued on faff* 5������ THE WESTERN CALL.  Friday, November 7.1913  Yours is  the Family  We Want to  Reach  Groceries at Our  Honey Saving Prices  Grandview  Mr. and Mrs. W. H.  Mr. J. B. Jolley have  Long Beach, Cal.  Rodger and  removed  to  Sunlight Soap..  Toilet Paper ..  .6 for 25c  .6 for 25c  Pure Malt Vinegar, large  bottle..............2 for 25c  H. P. Sauce, per bottle.. .20c  Skipper Sardines...2 for 25c  Stevens' Pickles per bot.lOc  Matches, reg. 10cfor5c|pkg.  English Crab Apple Jelly  reg. 25c for 20c  B.C. Milk, per tin 10c  Potatoes, 100-lb. sack..,..80c  Quaker Tomatoes. .2 for 25c  Quaker Peas.........2 for 25c  Canadian or Carnation  Wheat Flakes 3 pkts. $1.00  Wild Rose Pastry Flour   35c sack  Other Prices Just as Low  3399 Commercial pr,  PBONE ^Mwd 277  Quick Service pry Our  Aula PtM J very  Mrs. Knight, with her mother, Mrs.  Spence, entertained a few friends of  Mrs. Spence on Friday afternoon.  The Ladies' Aid of the Robertson  church met at the residence of Mrs.  Ross, Gravely street, on Wednesday.  The Ladies' Aid of the Grandview  Methodist church met at the home of  Mrs. W. Swindell at their recent meeting.  The auuiversary services of Trinity  church will be celebrated by a special programme on- Sunday, the 16th  inst.  Misses Edith, Elsie and Doris Jef-  fers entertained their young friends  at a Hallowe'en party at their home  Friday evening.  Dr. Crummy, of the Wesley church,  will address the league of the Grand-  view Methodist church, on Monday  evening.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Tucker recently entertained the teachers and officers of  Trinity Church . Sunday School at  their new home on Graveley street;  where a very pleasant time was  spent.  At their last meting, the Sons of  Temperance, No. 1 Division, received  four new memebrs.   Their next meet  ing will be on the second Tuesday in  November at the corner of Kamloops  and Pender streets.  Rev. Mr. Huestis, secretary of the  Lord's Day Alliance for British Columbia and the Prairie Provinces,  preached in the Grandview Methodist  church on Sunday. The reception of  several new members took place on  Sunday.  The Carmon Bible class assembled  in full force on Tuesday week at the  home of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Plant,  Eleventh avenue, the occasion being  the farewell to Mr. and Mrs; Jolley.  After an interesting programme, Mr.  Jolley, as teacher, was presented by  the class with a handsome clock,  suitably engraved, and Mrs. Jolley  with a bouquet of . exquisite roses.  The presentation and address was  made by Mr. Alfred Plant.  Oraadvlew Methodist Church  Epworth League  ������������m.;  Pastor���������-Rev. 9. O. Lett  Sunday Services:���������  Proschlng 11 a.m. snd   7.90  fundsy School, 2.SO >m.  EpworthL-SS0U*���������Mondsy 1p.m.  Praysr Meeting-���������Wednesday I p.m.  .~.Th* young ptopl* Invito everybody  to thslr 1^*00* m**tlnstf snd suvotft  regularattendance at all services of  the Church.     Th* People *r* Wo>  Rev. Mr. Chute and Dr. Chute, who  are returning to Akidu, India, for their  third term of service as missionaries,  have been the guests of Mr. and Mrs.  O. B. Leslie while in the city.  Mrs. E. W. Keenlyside will enter-  tan this afternoon in honor of her  daughter, Miss Keenlyside, who graduated this year from McGill college,  and who recently returned with her  family from the Old Country, where  they have ben spending' the summer.  *   *. *  A farewell reception was given Rev.  Mr. and Dr. Pearl Chute by the Mission Circle of the Kitsilano Baptist  church, Mrs. Bateman, president of  the Circle, presiding, After a scripture reading by Mrs. W. F. Merrick  and prayer by Mr. Waring, Mrs. Wilson and Madame Newton gave a  duet The words of' welcome were  spoken by Mrs. Waring, followed by  an addres son Medical Missions * by  Dr. Pearl Chute. A solo was given  by Madame Newton and an address  by Rev. .Mr. Charles Chute, followed  by a solo by Mrs. Frank Wilson.  Mrs. J. E. Reekie gave an address.  The school room or banquet room,  whicb has been" recently furnished,  was decorated witb autumn^ ;4������*ves  and beautiful cut flowers. The table  was decorated with ivy and flowers*  and was lighted with shaded wax  candles in silver candlebra.  Hip  $431 Commercial Prive, Qrandvfew  Next door to Swindell-Bros.  The Uttle Store with the Great Bargains  Ladies' Cashmere Hose, Llama quality.  .35c per pair  Best English Flanelettes, from...���������  40c per yard  Silk Hair Ribbons, one price only         ...... 10c per yard  Remnants o������ Velvets, Silks, Series, Tweeds, etc., all clearing out  ' touch below the ordinary prices.  A visit to .this store will amply repay you.  -">������ IM������*...**-������*M.*,M*.M.t  Phone Seymour 943  Pavies & Sanders  Genera! Contractors  55-66 DAVIS CHAffKRS  615 HASTINGS ST. W.  r  ������������������>.������������*H->I>'HI '.���������!���������������  iHllll'  *������ . *��������������� 11111 IM M 11 Hi li I it*  r  t  *���������.  Use Stave Lake Power 1  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  system ��������� 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.  Western Canada Power Company, I  LIMITED  rttte. Seynow 4778      6O3-6IO Carter-Cotton Bldg. :  P. O. BOX 1418, VANCOUVER, B. C.  * ������.+4-f-.-I 4 ��������� I M4 I I . *-���������������!���������! ���������>!���������->��������� I ���������! Mil III I M M 41 I4H 1 II M  Corresp(m(knce  To the Editor of the Western Call.  Dear. Sir:  I am glad to get your valuable paper every week with its notes of passing events and comments on general  topics. I sometimes visit Wesley  fchurch on Sunday mornings and  walk the whole distance and enjoy it  very much until I get to the Public  Market on the corner of Smithe and  Grandville streets and see the place  wide open for business. I saw in your  last issue that the police were closing the. shops in South Vancouver on  Sundays? All stores in Kitsilano are  closed on Sundays, yet a Public Market on a principal street in the West  End is allowed to be wide open. It  seems to be the .law does not work  out equally or else the law officers  are not doing their duty. Crowds of  people pass that corner on their way  to places of worship on Sundays and  it must be very annoying to see such  open desecration of the Sabbath.  How to stop it is a problem for  consideration.  Yours truly,  T.  WOOTTON.  2526 Ind. Ave. West.  October 22nd, 1913. ���������   ....  ON A PRAIRIE TELEGRAPH POLE.  By Arthur Stringer.  Past mountain and foothill, plain and  lake,  Wpiere it links the Bast and West,  The tense wire tingles from sea to  sea,  A river tbat runs unrest.  As  a  two-stringed  harp  of  baste  lt  throbs  With the rise and fall of states,  And singe through a land of sun and  peace  Of far-off wars and bates.  Through a glimmering sea of waving  green,  Of'silence and golden suns,  As a thread of pain in the woof of  peace  From world to world it runs.  I  But the tales it tells are idle tales,  And the songs It singe are strange  To us who follow the glad, gold trail  Of tbe sun on the Open Range.  ���������Canadian Countryman.  PUBLIC'S RIGHTS  NEED PROTECTION  Mr. H.H. Stevens Urges Legislation Covering Industrial  Disputes in Order to Prevent  Strikes.  (From News-*Advertiser'  At the meeting of the Ward V,  South Vancouver .Conservative Association, held at Fraser Hall last  evening, Mr. H. H. Stevens, in an  address, expressed himself as in favor  of a Dominion law by which industrial disputes would be brought under control to protect the interests-  of the great third party involved in  all differences between labor and  employers���������the public. Mr. Stevens' utterances were loudly applauded, and a vote of thanks was tendered  him.  Mr. F. Way, president of the association, occupied the chair, and Mr.  Stevens was preceded on the platform by Councillor Thomas, School  Trustee Campbell and Mr. A. H. B.  Macgowan,' M.P.P. School; Trustee  Campbell urged measures whereby  easier access to farm lands for local  people, particularly for the young  men graduating from the High  schools, could be secured, and Mr.  Macgowan detailed what the Provincial Government was doing to encourage land setlement.  South  Vanvouver Helped  Mr. Stevens dealt with postal "facilities in South Vancouver, stating  since the Conservatives had come  into office the service in South Vancouver Had been doubled, and that  other improvements were being established from time to time and in  contemplation. He dealt with the Oriental influx at some length in reply  to a request and then turned to legislation, which was proposed to be  taken up by the Conservative Government at Ottawa. He dealt with  the naturalization bill, which was to  be submitted at the next session and  expressed himself in favor, of restriction which would raise the standard  of citizenship.  Taking up the question of industrial disputes he said that the matter  presented one of the most serious  problems in the world today, in New  Zealand, in Europe, in the States and  in this country there was at the present time a series of occurences in  the dealings between capital and ja-  b6r that showed how deep rooted the  trouble was and how necessary, it was  to immediately take steps to cope  with it effectually before the evils  that were known and not remedied  struck too deep into the social fabric  of this country.  tabor l-sws Inadequate/  Here on this coast we had witnessed-the happenings in the coal  mining area of Vancouver Island and  what had taken place there had shown  unmistakably the total inadequacy of  our labor laws. The results of what  legal steps had been taken had been  absolutely futile/ He was not entering into any controversy as to the  rights or the wrongs of either side.  He was just pointing out that there  was no machinery in the- Dominion  or in British Columbia that could  bring about a settlement of the dispute-  There had been much talk of the  rights of the employers and much  talk of the' rights of the employees  and he did not want it to be inferred  that he was taking a position antagonistic to or in favor of either.  What he wanted to point out was  that conditions should not exist which  would allow any interest to supercede  the rights of the public in the matter.  AU three interests had rights in the  matter and all three should be protected.  Neither the Provincial Government nor the Dominion Government  officials had exhausted all the resources in their power to bring about  a settlement. As far as Mr. Crothers,  the Dominion Minister, was concerned, he could say conscientiously  that he had done all he could do  within the letter of the law, but to  Mr, Stevens' mind, in a case like  that existing on Vancouver Island,  it was the duty of a government official to go even beyond the letter of  the law and employ methods which,  if not sanctified by legal enactment,  would certainly be supported by the  moral strength of the community, in  whose interests they would be  tended.  *  ex-  r he -  Where tt pays to deal.  Newspapers, Magazines  ���������   ' i  ;,  ���������������������������':���������:  Confectionery  1130 Commercial Drive  J. W. EDMONDS. Prop.  For  Jewelry ancl Optical Goods  a. wiome*  Jeweler and Optician  ���������tfHrtliMiwIUty HUCfUWlWlWTf  NJITAM) GROCERY  Commercial Prfve and f 4tlt Ave.  "The Home of Qualify"  Guaranteed Fres!)  Best Quality  Groceries  j. p. smewr. prop. Phone i Fairmont 1033  ��������� M������M������Mtt������t������������������tT*. ���������>������������������������������������������������  MMH1MMMIIIMII������>M>  - USE-  Electric Irons I  FOR  No Real Effort.  There had been no real attempt, he  said, to get at the bottom of this dispute of the coal mines of Vancouver  Island. There had been published  charges and countercharges, reports  colored by partisan views, and no  one could have a knowledge of affairs that would be free from bias one  way or another.  The men were guilty of. riotous conduct, and some of them had been pun-  I'ished;  but it might that there were  other men who morally and perhaps  (Continued  Page 6)  i Comfort, Convenience, Economy  The cost for continuous operation is only a few  cents per hour.  The iron is operated from an ordinary household socket  The irons sold by this company are constructed  on the best principles. This means an appliance  which is hot at the point and cool at the handle.  The iron bears the manufacturer's guarantee.  B. C. ELECTRIC CO.  Carrall and  Hastings Sts.  Phone  Seymour 5000  ���������lut t II' llllllll .H..M-_���������* ������..!���������.; . ��������� ������������������������-���������  ii38 Granville St.  Near Davie St.  ..-..WW.... I. |, |ii|, 1 |ii|, ������,,[ HH ������,���������>,  V  Hie "Western Call" may be Procured At  628 Cordova West  422 Richards Street  607 Pender Street  614 Cordova West  302 Granville Street  Near Psntage* Theatre.  Cor. Bank of Ottawa Banding. foi&ftNovember 7,1913  THE WESTERN CALL  OF CANADA  M  Applications fw be received  each Wednesday from 8 to 10 p. m., at the  Regimental HeiadquarterSj corn-er of William  Stxeet and Commercial Drive,   Applicants  5 fe^t 5 indhes in ]^iii)^^ and physically  i.w.powiNa  Captain and Adjutant  -'V'.:   ��������� .-Xtfio-t   S3qiT������.   STpsl   .1  Collingwood  Miss Beatrice Balfour, literary and  social vice-president of the Epworth  League, entertained the League at a  Hallowe'en party on Friday evening.  ���������   *   ���������  Mrs. Grant, who has been spending  the summer with her daughter, Mrs.  Oben, has returned to the home of her.  son,   Mr. E. J. Grant" of   Burnaby  street  .   .   .  Harland D. Robertson, B.A., professor at the Union University, West  China, preached at both services at  the Collingwood Methodist Church on  Sunday. Prof, and Mrs. Robertson  left on Wednesday for their Held of  operation in China.*  ���������     ���������   ���������   ��������� i  Three men have been appointed to  keep the new thoroughfare of Kings-  way brushed and lit for this principal  highway. The work of these men,  which began on Tuesday week, Is confined to the portion between the  Boundary Road and Knight Road.  ' '���������' '������������������'���������������������������  Mr. Bursill has been again Invited  to address the Dickens Clnb in.Victoria, and expects to speak to this  club shortly, on the subject of "Dickens' Illustrators," when he will deal  with Crulkshank, Phiz, Cattermole,  Leech and the other artists who have  Illustrated Dickens' novels.. The Arts  and Crafts Societies will be represented on this occasion.  Among the unnatural things which  happened on Friday evening was the  flight of a number of gates to the top  of telephone posts, and the position of  several carriages; one of which turned  upside down ou the steps of Carleton  School. Fences also were found unstable in the general upheaval. The  small boy rejoiced, and exulted with  a multiplicity of flre-creackers.  ������������������1    . ���������   '���������������������������:���������' ��������� -  At the Business Men's Meeting,  Which was held recently,. Mr. Rawden,  engineer, produced a report regarding  a municipal owned electric light and  power plant,'gMng figures to show  that in some forty Canadian cities municipal electric light and power has  been introduced and the result has  been a cheaper lighting system.   Al*  ++. 11 f-Hif * M I11'I I ������-������M ****'  ; FURNITURE STORE \  3334 Wain St. J|  :: Our stock of fHwrnitwe ||  : is large, Moqern ana ;;  : acjaptea to the tastes of ;  Buyers.  Dressers, ]5ulfets,TttWes ;:  Chairs, Couches, Mat- ::  tresses, Bedsteacls, etc. :;  A complete line of       ..   ;;  Linoleums. Carpet Squares, etc. ,.  Prop in and inspect our goods. < ���������  This is where you get a square ;;  deal.  If. 8, OOWAN  !,..^.^llll.,;ll|,.|,l������l������.|,������������������4l i iff | ���������)������������������������!'',  Try Our Printing:  Quality Second to None  ^9*^**^*^999 ^9*\*/^^9*^'  OBDAB COTTAGE P&ESBYTERJAN  OBU&CH  Rev. J. O. MadiU, Pastor.  Services-XX e*m., 7:80 p.m.  The pastor Jwffl preach at both services.  ��������� ���������  THEGENTLE ART OF HOME-  STEADING.  a pCTeetive's apvjce  -/���������&J-*t-ctti������.if rou don't  know yaw maa. ask roar  bCtUadriMr.  JOHNSTON. *��������� Siwi.  S*rvic_ Irrttlfif ������������������������������ Pe*  r*tM. Sf it* 103*4  319 Pendar St.. W.  VwioNivtr. 0. C.  See the strong .tendency to  English Style  Oi THREE-BUTTON MODEL 61  Type-Natural  Narrow  Shoulders  Shapely  Waist; and  Snug Skirts  CliMewart  The foolishness of throwing open  for homestead entry, in the usual way,  extra valuable areas of land that bave  been unavailable hitherto, was demonstrated last spring at Edmonton. A  tract of land In an old timber berth  was to be offered for homesteadtng  on the morning ot Tuesday, April 22.  On the Saturday before a rush Into  line began, but the police dispersed  the crowd. On Monday evening, however, after a conference between the  police and the land office authorities,  it was decided to let the applicants  line up. This Is how the News Plain-  dealer described the delightfully genteel Incident:  "Immediately the clock tolled the  hour of nine, a free fight took place  between the applicants for positions  and the police. Blows were, exchanged  freely, with the result tbat one man,  who, by the way, headed a petition to  the Dominion Oovernment ln June last  year, that the land be thrown open,  received a blow on the back of the  head with an Iron bar which rendered  him unconscious for several minutes.  This fracas lost him his position ln  line, but a personal friend jumped Into his place, and held lt till he recovered. He obtained fourth position,  which he held till morning, when he  secured his pick."  How pleasant! What a fine expression of good government! What a  perfectly just and desirable way of  giving the weak an equal chance with  the strong! What a business-like administration of valuable public resources!  It 1b really time that our homestead  regulations were revised to meet occasions of this Bort���������Canadian Countryman.  LIMITED  m-US Hastisgs Street West  Pbone Sfyswsr If 2  could be obtained on a fifteen years'  loan. The speaker; however, stated  that he was not there to discuss the  financial h\i\ the technical. He considered that South Vancouver, with Us  large area and Ita Industr.al sli-S, was  an ideal place for a municipal plant  which would prove a success. It the  difficulty of expensive sites could be  gotten over by the securing of land at  a reasonable price, and power was  supplied at a reasonable rate, Industrial concerns would gladly avail  themselves of it At the first power  would be obtained from steam, the  latest form of turbine being brought  into use, which would not take much  room.. Steam would be generated by  the burning of coal and wood/; and  might ultimately be obtained by the  burning of refuse as had been found  quite practicable. Mr. Rawden gave  a large number of figures, which had  evidently been cornplled with care and  labor and seemed to bear out his contention.  The members of the association  present urged that it was impossible  to over-estimate the Importance of  Mr. Rawden's statements, but they  said that It was a matter which should  be thoroughly discussed and expert  opinion obtained on it One Of the  members said that he wished to correct an opinion which had gone abroad,  about the Council submitting a by-law  for the municipal plant The fact was  petitions were being signed throughout the municipality, and lf the petitions were sufficiently'signed such a  by-law would be submitted! In view  of tbe importance of the matter, it was  locally agreed that the next meeting  of the association should be devoted  to this discussion, and Mr. Martin, secretary, said he would see the executive and find If lt could be arranged.  It seems probable that next Thursday  the association will have a public  meeting, to which the Reeve and Council will be Invited. Mr. Rawden will  be present to answer any questions  with regard to the matter. A member  stated that as these proposals, if can  ried out, would effect a large area  and population, he hoped that tiie ratepayers would study the question so aa  to give an intelligent Idea of the mat-  _S~  S-**i  w*  ~"  -*  though there was no money yet itter.  What May Be Expected.  Chug, chug! Br-r-r, B-r-r! Honk,  Honk!   Zip, zip!  The pedestrian paused at the intersection of two busy thoroughfares.  He.saw a car making at him from one  side, a motor-cycle on the other, a  motor-lorry in the rear, and a taxicab  threatened his waistcoat buttons.  Zing-gling! He looked up, and  saw a runaway aeroplane in rapid descent. There was but one chance.  He was standing on a man-hole cover.  Quickly seizing it he lifted the lid  and jumped into the hole, but alas!  'only to be run over by a tub train.  The Board of Works, which met on  Saturday, brought In the recommendation for several miles of new sidewalks to be built, of which S140 feet  Is 4-foot sidewalk and 12,170 feet ls 3-  plank sidewalk. The light department  have recommended the assigning of  ten new lights at the following points:  Milton Road and Oak Street, Sperling  Road and Oak Street, Hudson Street  and 8perllng Road, Hudson Street and  Markbam Road. Sperling Road and  Granville Street, on Sperling Road  midway between Hudson and Oak  Street Eighteenth Avenue and Highbury Street, Twentieth Avenue and  Dunbar Street, and Cunningham Street  and Howe Street, and on the corner of  Tupper Street end Sixteenth Avenue.  The secretary /was Instructed to write  the City Council to se If they would  pay one-halt the sum tor this light,  as It is situated on the city limits.  The acting chief of police was asked  to bring in a report as to what other  new lights were necessary.  H. K. Dutcber, electrical engineer,  was asked tor copies ot his summary  on a municipal electric light and power plant that they might be presented  to the various ratepayers' organizations.  Thirty-five building permits were Issued for the past month, this sum total  of which amounts to about f 51,000.  KERRISDALE.  The Presbyterian and the Methodist  Churches  are arranging  to hold  an  united monthly prayer service.  Next Sunday is Temperance Sunday  &nd special platform meetings will be  held in the Kerrisdale Methodist  Church.  Prof. D. .W. Peck, of Queen's University, lectured on "Sociology" to the  Ypung People's Social Club on Tues-  day evening.  The Kerrisdale Methodist Football  Team played the Eastern Branch of  the Royal Bank of Canada at the Oak  Street grounds on Saturday. The score  was 1 to 1.  The Dramatic Club of the Methodist  Church are preparing to give a concert early in December, and the children will give an entertainment on Friday, Nov. 21st.  Mr. J. M. Chapelle will preach In the  Methodist Church on Sunday, Nov. 16,  on "The Choice of Moses," which is  the third of a special series of sermons on Old Testament characters.  The Ladles' Aid of the Presbyterian  Church held their first thank-offering  ln the church on Wednesday evening.  Rev. Mr. Sanderson, missionary to  China, addressed them on the subject  of Missions.  .......  The following ladles ot Kerrisdale:  Mrs. J. Rae, Mrs. R. McQUl, Mrs. D.  McEacbern, Mrs. Roberts and Mrs.  Stewart attended the tea at Westminster Hall last Friday afternoon,  which was given by the Auxiliaries of  tbe different Presbyterian churches  throughout Greater Vancouver.  The Epworth League bave held their  semi-annual meeting and elected the  following officers: Mr. A. D. Scott  president; Mr. F. Harford, first vice-  president; Miss Reid, second vice-  president; Mr. A. J. Waite, third vice-  president; Miss B. Pearson, fourth  vice-president; Mr. T. Weir, fifth vice-  president; Mr. A. Clements, secretary-  treasurer; and Miss I. Singleton, corresponding secretary. Mrs. Patterson  was made president of tbe junior department  PROPOSED SEATTLE:  ALASKA KA1LWAY  (From News-Advertiser) "  Plans for the extension of the CM* *  csgo. Milwaukee &������8t Paul Railway,  Into Vancouver from at. point M 'welty  present line to Seattio, are reported"  from competent authority.   Tho project is the construction of a through  railroad from United States to Alaska.  Prom Vancouver, tho^ plans 0a_ts fee  roaming rights over tip Psdle^Qnat  Eastern as far as FOrt George, and'  trom-there a new charter'for k Ham,*pl  connect with the White Pass ft Tu*-  kon Road, which rues from Skagway  to White Horse.  The Standard Oil Hone/ Interest* ._  are connected with the scheme. With-  tn tho past yoar valuable oil Balds -  have been discovered In Alaska by experts sent out by the big oil trust, aad' "  tt Is believed that with adequate development tho new fields will become'  extremely profitable.  With tbe building of this road a  long-cherished dream of the United  Statea Government will haye bean realised, direct rail connection with Al*  aska, which would be invaluable la  caae of war. Tho question remain^,.  where would Vancouver stand to gain  by the scheme? According to tha  plans of the promoters, aa outlined IS  brief above, the value of the line to  this dty would be more apparent than  real. The fade ot tho northern fait  of the province and of the Yukon,  which should have ita natural market  In thia dty, would very probably'find  ita way to Seattle, for .Vaa-oopvar  would be only a way station on the  new railway, and -Seattle would be -he  terminus. This is an aspect of thi  project which will probably appeal to  the business men of this dty tad dip*  trlct, and no doubt strong representations will be made to the Provincial  Government to protect the tntereata of  British Columbia merchants.  For over a year the Chicago, MU*  waukee ft St Paul Railway haa been  trying to secure entrance to Vancouver, and the terminal site sought was  the Kitsilano Reserve. Later negotiations took the form of agreement to  divide or share the temjnala then  with the Canadian Northern.  Another portion of the plan waa to  secure running rights over the Canadian Northern from a point near Chp.  ltwack, hut within the past few weeks  agents of the Chicago, Milwaukee *  St. Paul hare been negotiating for lit  purchase of the radial right-of-way  from Chilllwack, hut without oncosts.  Ultimately, arrangements wW probably be made with the* C. N. R. for  running rights. Connection with the  Pacific Great Eastern on the north  shore would he made by means of a  cut-off from a point on the Fraser  near New Westminster, around Port  Moody.  EBURNE.  Miss  Rhoda Peel   and Miss Alma  Burroughs spent the week-end at Coquitlam.  Mr. George McDowell and party  have returned from a week's shooting  at Cortez Island.  Mr. W. E. Adams, of the Hopper  Hardware Co., left on Monday for a  week's hunting trip to Hope, B. C.  Capt. and Mrs. W. F. Stewart returned Friday evening from a most enjoyable trip to the eastern cities of  Canada and the United States.  Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Griggs, old timers of Eburne, now of Anaheim, California, and who have been visiting  friends at Eburne and Vancouver, have  returned to their home.  A number of the young married people of Eburne gave Mr. and Mrs. Hugh  Murray a surprise party on the even-  A pouquet .      -   ���������-  A poetical old shopkeeper was always doing kind things and saying  lovely ones. One spring he was having his shop repainted. He told the  painter to leave a certain corner untouched for the time being; he explained that the young people, at that  season did all their courting there,  and-he didn't want .them to get  smudged.  But, objected the painter, these  young folks would be fools not to  know the smell of fresh paint.  Young fellow, said the old shopkeeper, you have never had a girl,  that's plain. If you had, you'd know  that when folks are in love, everything���������wet pait included-���������smells like  violets and roses.  The Barber���������Your hair is very thin,  sir.  The Long Sufferer���������And you've  got a wart on your nose and one of  your ears is bigger than the other.  dancing and  joyed.  making candy were en*  The young ladles of the Mission Circle of the Presbyterian Church held a  social on Tuesday evening at the home  of Mrs. W. C. McKechnie. Games, music and readings were among the features of the entertainment.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Mr. and Mrs. Robert Machin, who  have spent the last few weeks with  Mrs. Machin's mother, Mrs. W. T. Es-  terbrook, have returned to their home  in Vancouver."  ��������� ���������   ���������  Fire which broke out some time in  the previous night rendered the B. C.  E. R. bridge between Point Grey and  Steveston impossible for passage of  the cars at the part next Lulu Island.  The fire had gained such headway  when discovered that some ninety feet  was rendered unfit for traffic before  the arrival of the flre department.  During Monday passengers were transferred over the burned portion by  means of planks. The repairs were  completed for the resumption of traffic at six o'clock on Monday. The  cause of the fire may have been a  X <*��������� >1?/M  **v > -<������ _  J    J    L >,.,  -J?'-.  /   M!  -   ��������� 1  *   ^1 \A  - if*  -1      V_l    >._H  <:* * *4i  -v 4,-_i  *j    '*��������� *   >i  -*      t'        il  CM*P     ,-lJ  ing of October 31st.   The usual games, short circuit.  V THE WESTERN CALL  Friday, November 7, 1913  Law  Wants to  Central Park  The Ladies' Aid of the Central Park  Presbyterian Church met at the .home  of Mr.'" Thomas Toddrick, Nelson Avenue, on Wednesday.  .'V7;,.7- ���������   V    ��������� .  Dr. Randall of Smith Avenue returned from a hunting trip up the  coast.  Mount Pleasant  Cod Liver Oil  is, to the majority of people,  very disagreeable .to take,  but nearly everyone agrees  that it is one of the best  tonics and tissue builders yet  known to medical science.  Up till recently the emulsion was the easiest way of  taking this nauseous oil.  Now the disagreeable taste  has been entirely overcome  by the new  Tasteless Preparation  which is entirely free from  fatty matter and which has  combined, with it, hypophos-  phites, extract of malt and  the extract of wild cherry.  If you are feeling run  down from grippe, cold or  cough, you could take nothing better.  You Should Try It  One dollar a bottle  Kingsway, which is the interurbau  thoroughfare,   for   autos,   was   very  much in. favor last Sunday.  ���������   ���������   ���������  Mrs. Armstrong left recently to Join  her husband in Victoria. Mr. Armstrong has been appointed to a position in the department of the provincial police.  Mrs. Andrew Hay is visiting  Patrick, Barker Road.  Mrs.  The Young Men _ Club of the Methodist Church gave a .banquet last evening. ..  .-������.���������'���������   *.  Mr. Chapman Harris, who has been  in Manitoba for several months, has  returned.  ���������   ���������   ���������  Mr. and Mrs. J. Burns of Port Moody  were visitors at the home o fMr. W.  C. Dixon this week.  *      ��������� -   .   '  Miss Alice Scribner of Scott street  returned from an extended trip to California on Tuesday evening.  Rev. Mr. Sibley and Mrs. Sibley  were the guests of Mrs. A. E. Burnett  of 12th avenue on Tuesday.  Mr. Piqram, Janitor at the Agriculture Hall, is sick snd his place is being temporarily filled by Mr. T. Barker.  -^y-"    '��������������������������� ���������  .  ���������'������������������-      \  Sixty coupleB were present at the  Cricket Club dance and whist drive,  which took place at the Agricultural  Hall. Mr. F. Prentice took charge of  the dance, and Mr. Rawden of the  whist department. Mrs. Gillete won  the first prize, and Mrs. Shryly the  second. The gentlemen's prizes were  awarded to Mr. H. Griffiths, who took  the first, and Mr. Charles Battlson,  who received the second. Rev. Mr.  Clarke, of St John's, presented the  prizes.'  ���������..'-������������������������������������  Rev. Charles B. Clarke, the new  rector of St. John's, and Mrs. Clarke  were given a reception on Wednesday evening by the members of the  congregation.  .'������������������������������������ ������������������������������������.���������. y   ,   ���������  Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Burke entertained a number bf friends af a whist  drive on Friday evening.  -    ��������������� . ������������������ ���������  Property consisting of two lots for  a greenhouse, was purchased by Mr.  Osborne, of Gladstone, from Mr. Albert Holland. The deal was put  through by the firm of Oben ft Jackson.. Clearing has begun on these lots  which are situated on Kingsway.  The Royal Templars of Temperance  will meet tonight for the first time in  tbe Harris block instead of the Lee  hall as formerly.  Rev. Mr. West, pastor of the South  Hill Baptist Church, will preach at  Mount Pleasapt Baptist Church at  the morning service. .. \ -  ���������   ���������   ���������  Rev. A. F. Baker, pastor of the  Mount Pleasant Baptist Church will  preach at the South Hill church on  Sunday morning and in his own  church in the evening.  .    . .*���������������������������������������������������������������'    _���������';������������������  The Epworth League held a very  helpful consecration 7 service on Monday evening. Miss L. Copeland and  Mr. Agnew had the meeting in  charge.'  Dr. Slpperell addressed tiie  society.  ���������   ���������.  ��������� ������������������' ���������   ���������  Mrs. H. H. Douglas gave a farewell  social evening on Tuesday for the  outgoing missionaries to China, Rev.  Mr. Cascallen and Mrs. Cascallen and  Rev. and Mrs. Sibley. These missionaries left Wednesday on the Empress  of. Asia.  ������������������'������   * ,������������������  The Mission Circle of the Mount  Pleasant Methodist church gave a very! Dixon  enjoyable Hallowe'en party which was  celebrated on Tuesday evening. The  schoolroom of the church was decorated for the event with Hallowe'en favors, and by means of games and other Interesting features the evening  was much enjoyed.  ���������' ���������-' .������������������-������������������������   :  The annual banquet, of the Mount  Pleasant Baptist church took place recently and the sum of $350 was raised  fOr church purposes. .The affair was  under the auspices of the ladles' aid  and was largely attended by the members and congregation. Rev. Mr. Calhoun of Cedar Cottage addressed tbe  B.Y.P.U. on Monday evening. This  society is growing very rapidly.  .   .   ���������  Mr. WIlHam Pedlow returned on  Friday after an absence of several  months In Manitoba. Mr. Pedlow says  the wheat Ib the best average Crop  he has known for 10 or 15 years. It  was nearly all marketed when he left,  hardly any being left in the elevators,  but nearly all had been sent to Fort  William. It is bringing 70c per bushel  against a little over 80c of last year.  The farmers are netting much more  from the.acre than they did last year.  The yield of oats, Mr. Pedlow reports  as especially good.  A MAN IS JUST AS  OLD AS HE FEELS  GET (T AT UW'S  Ut iulWIno,      irosdway and Main  WbrSak and  \Qcmh 3 for 25c  Cedar Cottage  Rev. J. C. Madill will preach on  the- following subjects on Sunday:  "Cure for Prejudice," ip the morning,  and In the evening. "Tbe Gunpowder  Plot or 'Plotting* at the Present  Time."  The box social given at the Cedar  Cottage Presbyterian church by the  young people of the church was a  most enjoyable affair. Mr Hubbard  was auctioneer and about |35 were  taken for the Rescue Mission, 150  Alexander St  1 tt * 'I ������ 99'** *.."���������' U I ������I 'I' .������.,,<��������������������� ������������   ******* I *****************}  Go to tile  Is a a quotation often heard and one which holds  a great deal of truth.  If you have that "OLD" feeling, why not  liven up and go skating this winter ? It is the  the finest kind of sport: and when you are  equipped with a pair of our reliable "������_.  SKATES  you can fairly skim around the lee and feel that  genuine satisfaction' always derived from a  good investment.  Prices from 75c to $6.00  Zenith Tubes are Unconditionally Guaranteed.  Come in and Look Them Oyer.  M c C A L L U M & S O N S  2415 MAIN STREET  Limited  'Ths lardvar* Iu"  PHONE Falrmoat 215  *  __.. ' ���������        ^  City News  On Tuesday evening a surprise  party was given at the home of Mr. IX  and Mrs! Burns on 7th avenue east in'  honor of their daughter, Mrs. Moore  of West Vancouver, when games,  cards, music and dancing were indulged in. Those present were Mr.  ahd Mrs. W. C. Dixon, Mr. and Mrs.  Green, Mr. and Mrs. White, Mr. and  Mrs. Bentley, Mr. and Mrs. Grey, Mr.  and Mrs. Lougheed, Mrs. Moore, Mr.  and Mrs. Burns of Port Moody, Miss  McKinnell, Mr. and Mrs. Newmarch,  the Misses Mhlte, Messrs. A. Burns,  R. Burns, J. Johnson, A. Hunt, W. Errington, J. Russell, C. Grey and L.  Solid Leather    -:-    Solid Hand Work J  Done by First-ClassMechanics  -.-. are necessary to produce  1 Repainngi  We have all combined, assuring our customers good results.  Surgical Work Olveh Special Attention.  PETERS & CO.       '      ,  2SM 111" Street     _ n.NDrtnih������*m . _   Vucmk*. BC ;  Good Shoemaking J Repairi  Mi I *Mii<***>i������l***V**������***'! 'tn ������������"l"������'l  ���������*-">���������'������ <������������������!��������� !������..<��������� mi |.i| ilin H>  ,l..;..l..l!.|..i..H..|..t..|..|..ti.t..|i.l.l;.i|,.f.iiM.i|i<|.i8.    ������.������.M"M'."M ������������*t. M.M f.>������.| 1 ������I I ������V  For Choice Meats of  VAU-Kinds.  Everything sanitary and up-to-date  **-i--*������****T*=' ~**  Trimble & May  Phone Fairmont 257  Corner Broadway & Westminster Road f  On Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock a  grand united temperance rally will be  held In St Andrew's Church, corner of  Richard and Georgia streets. Mayor  Cottrell of Seattle will be one of, the  speakers of the afternoon.  .   .   .  Or. Westbrooh, President of the University of British Columbia, wilf address the University Women's Club  tomorrow evening at the Tea Booms,  Granville street. ,,   ���������"���������'"'���������  On Saturday evening in St. Saviours  Church the marriage of Mr* Thomas  William Ripton and Miss Henrietta  Emily Fish took place In the presence  of a number of friends, Rev. H. St G  Buttrum performing the ceremony.  After a short wedding trip the ������Jr.  and Mrs. Ripton will return to Grand-  view to reside.  ���������'...���������*>���������''  The rector of St Saviours Church,  Rev. St. George Buttrum, will preach  a special sermon for young, women  next Sunday evening.  Master Arthur Odium was the host  to a number bf his young friends on  the evening of Friday, Oct 21st After all the guests bad arrived, they  sat down to a Hallowe'en supper.  The  dining-room was decorated with the  usual colors suited to the occasion  and Jack-o-laoterns, witches, black  cats, owls and hats were seen In  abundance. After supper they were  all escorted to a large upper room,  which had also been decorated. Here  many Hallowe'en .games wars played,  and much merriment was afforded the  small guests when the time arrived  to dive to the wltcbe's pot for small  favors that had been safely stored  away by the old witch       '  Well, my dear, said Mr. Wiggins  on the night of. election day, did you  vote this morning?  I did, indeed, replied Mrs. Wiggins. I not only voted, but J. wrote  out my reasons for voting as I did  on the back of the ballot, and signed  my name. You men may feel the  need of a secret ballot, but _ am not  afraid to have any body know how I  voted or why.  Customer: "Why don't you drive  this cat away from the table, waiter?"  Waiter: ' Well, you see, sir,' it's  stewed rabit today, and the gov'ner,  he says the customers like to have  the cat in evidence on these days."  i   ' * mm .m 111 tn a������M ********  &  <X.'X~;  i  Grab-Bag Glasses  If you simply won't have your sight tested  and are willing- to wear any old glasses the  dealer chooses to sell you, then you might just  as well dip into a "grab-bag" and take the first  pair you happen to get. Either way, they'll  ruin your eyes and the dealer who thinks only of  profit won't worry over you. That is not our  way. We examine your eyes and prescribe  the proper glasses for them. We will treat you  right. By having us care for your eyes you will  have tbe services of our eyesight specialist,  wbo has successfully treated, eye troubles for  twenty-two years. We guarantee all our work  and our prices are moderate.  GEO. Q. BIGGER  Jeweler and Optician  M3 Hamtlngm Str+at, W.  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Broadway i:  All Fruits j  in Season  i  t  Largest Stock of Confectionery Fruit ft Tobacco on Hill |  PHONE Fairmont 638  Free delivery to any part of the city.  m _mi iim in 111. ..������������������������������������i..v...i..i..i.t.^..i...^  ������<<n..|..n i:.|n j.m.111ni������������^  j- ��������� ' i- ."  CoL Geo. MeSpadden. Popular Alderman of Fourth Ward.  Asked to Stand for Another Term.  Komloopo-Vmneouvor Moot Co., Ltd.  Oot*. Main ami Powall Sta. 1849 Main Str oat  Phone Seymour 6561 Phone Fair. 1814  SPECIALS THIS WEEK  Local Lamb. Legs 25c    Loins, 25c  ������ Shoulders, 15c  Fresh Loins Pork, 22c    Shoulder Roast Pork,- 18c  . Prime Ribs Beef, 20c    Sirloin Roast,     -    -25c  Choice Pot Roast, 12_c to 15c  Extra fine New Zealand Butter, 35c to 40c  A fine line of Fresh Cooked Meats of all lends. 7*>������**r. -7  Friday. November 7.1913  THE  ���������*PHONE Fairmont 1852  (A Trust Company)  IF VOURHOiyiE  WASBURNEO  DOWN TONIGHT  and your valuable Papers,  Deeds, Agreements* Life  and Fire insurance Polities, etc. were destroyed,  what would be your frame  of mind?  ]'y  WE  WRITE  FIRE  INSURANCE   AND-  J  OUR     SAFETY  DEPOSIT BOXES  (Rentals from $4.00 per Annum) obviates all cause of  anxiety from Fire and Burglary.  BOUGHT an^  COOECTEO.  SKoi-t  JESISaL  CALL.  < >  't  _MM  Dow, Fraser J. Co.  2313 Main Street  Between 7fh and 8tb Ave*.  WJApOFrW.  317-32, Umbie Street  of Wall Papers  All lines reduced to make  room for new shipment of  latest designs in interior  Decorations. Your opportunity to secure the best  for a small outlay.  Belt Line,  Davie, White  Star, Fraser AVe. and Robson cars pass the store.  Call in.   You are welcome  to inspect our goods.  SAIE START* SATURDAY, NOV. X  STANLEY t CO.  Mount Pleasant Decorators  POona fat*. 008  2317 Main Street  My Very Dear Saturday Sunset  (Continued from pafe 1)  the Roman machine must make the /turn, if there  be no other party to counteract. In many electoral  districts the Orangemen do this work. But the  whole point of the letter on "Protestant Helplessness" is to bring'out the fact that Protestantism,  cms such, has no machinery to match that of the  Romans except so far as they use tiie advantages  of the Orange Order. Now, sir, am I right or  wrong in my plain statement? Don% be afraid.  Speak up boldly. You will gain more aid for your  paper and party by talking plainly. Talk to the  point. No man of sense is influenced, more than  momentarily, by your fun-making squiblets.  These jocularities may do for the. banquet table,  'but for every day life, fin* solid business, and for  party progress they are useless and harmful. Do  you imagine you are attracting 'the "twelve or  fifteen per cent'' of Catholic votes by poking fun  at Odium? They are not fools. But they measure  up the attempt made by your jokes to catch them,  and in turn laughingly say: "The Sunset is  funny. It is trying to bring us into its party. It  is too thin, too superficial, and 'too raw' to draw  us from our straight line of duty." ''./'"���������'  No, Sir, the men who fdra the "outlook committee ',' of the' newly organized party are too  astute to let your gibing and joking win' them  from their course. Give up the attempt and settle  down to solid journalism as you can when so  minded. Once more i forgive you, for you are  trying to do something for your paper and party.  A word now in relation to Mr. H. H. Stevens,  M. P. I see you make reference to him in your  remarks about Odium. Certain letters, such as  V. S., U. S. A., and other, you use; so as to sarcasti-  cise at his expense... In this you fail. The "V. S."  used by you signifies that Mr. Stevens, in his  desire as an intelligent, enterprising young man,  seeking knowledge and experience, found a way  by which he was enabled, at the expense of Uncle  Sam, to visit China and other Oriental lands. And  surely that very experience, so obtained, has  aided and is aiding Mr. Stevens to give most  valuable help in directing the attention of all live,  public-spirited Canadians to the pressing subject  of Chinese economics in China and the Dominion  ��������� of Canada. Qis very trip and observation among  the Orientals have helped in fitting him for his  present advantageous position at Ottawa.  Surely, Mr. "Sunset Glov^" with emphasis on  the sunset, you are not jealous of the success  attained by Mr. Stevens, in spite of those who  would gladly throw him down. I see also that  you are still after the political scalp of the Honorable Attorney-General. You assert that Mr.  Bowser didn't want Mr. Stevens for a candidate.  Are you saying the thing which is true? Again,  speak up, fpr we would like to know. Did the  Jlonprable Attorney-General of British Columbia  so inform you? Did he so tell his friends? Get  to work and let the public have all the facts.  The people are curious to know the facta and  truth. This charge against the Honorable Attorney-General is old now, and has--been-roadisbyn  -you before. It is too serious to be made and  reiterated without proof.  But I would a word with you in passing. You  seem bothered concerning those "Four Stamps."  And why, pray ?" Have you another of your journalistic nightmares, or one of the "conniption  fits" you are fond of using as padding in your  paper? A stamp is intended to make an impression. You call certain men "Stamps," therefore  they must have impressed you considerably.  Perhaps you do not like to see so many stamps  tied together in a fourfold band. They are too  strong and effective to suit. Their allegiance and  loyalty bother you. And they are "Rubber" too!  Gracious! Now we .know that rubber is useful,  and one of its best qualities is its elasticity.  Would you have public men unyielding, inelastic,  and domineering? Are you in search of public  men who have only one bone in their back? If  so, you cannot find them in the four men whom  your paper so frequently, reviles and discredits.  Are they hot good, useful and able men, and  faithful servants? Whom would you use to supplant them? Of course one of your choice would  be the Editor of the '' Sunset Glow. "He would  make a very good public servant, if he were a  little more serious and devoted to the general  welfare. Still, there is hope for him. Iii fact as  soon as he is sufficiently improved he can count  on my vote. This is one solid Orange vote, but  he must be worthy, to make sere of it in the  pinch.  AN IMPORTANT MASS MEETING.  * Jewry is stirred throughout 'the world because  of the" monstrous brutalities of the Russian  Government and ruling people in high positions.  The Jews in Russia, as well as elsewhere over the  earth, keep their old-time feasts. One of these is  the Feast of Passover. And in this connection, it  lias been the habit of officials of the Russian people, under inspiration from the government, to  adopt a most despicable method of persecuting the  Jews of that great empire. The general plan is  to teach, affirm and officially say that the Hebrew'  people, in order to prepare for the ceremonies,  murder a child so as to secure blood for the  religious purposes of the Passover Feast.  The immense majority of Russians, and of the  civilized World, know this brutal charge is based  on lies and designed fabrication intended to turn  the hate of the ignorant people against the Jews,  and to some extent away from the corruption of  a corrupt officialdom.        '      , -X  The above mass meeting will by held by Christians and Jews on Sunday the 5th instant in the  Dominion Hall on Pender Street at 3:30 p. m.  His Worship the Mayor will preside. Among  the speakers 'vdUv;be.ythe:''.]i^y.\;Dr.;:'^a8f������-,' the  Jewish Rabbi, Professor Odium, and others. All  citizens of Vancouver are invited and urged to  attend for the purpose of expressing their sympathy with the cause of alleviatirig the persecutions of the suffering Jew who has been charged  with the most inhuman act possible to mankind.  Falsely has he been charged, and at this very time  the machinery of corrupt Russia is grinding out  the heart and life-blood of these persecuted  Hebrews. Surely Christendom has a heart of  loving sympathy, and ywill show it to some extent  next Sunday afternoon in the Dominion Hall at  3:30 pro.  I,  xXXM000^^^m  mB-yy^yy  ���������HBBJHM||Mij|Mifei|MHHla **  -'XyWtX'  Why Go Down Town?  We Have the Good*  and Prices are Right.  9mV.  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Cousins  Address: S5-13th Avenue, East  Phone Fairmont 1919R  At the meeting of the South Van-1  u>uver flre, water and light committee  Monday afternoon. It was decided to  recommend to the council that street  lights be burned throughout the nlgbt  trom November 15 to April 1.  The lighting bill to the municipality  at tbe present time in f 30,000 a year.  While the council are ot the opinion  tbat 200 more lights are needed In the  municipality, ln view of the fact that  the cost would be f 10,000 and require  V contract with the; lighting company  to keep in operation, it Is thought  best to deter action tn the matter  unttl the question ot a municipal lighting plant has been disposed of.  The recommendation of Water Superintendent Muliett providing for a  considerable reduction In water rates  and for a sliding scale of rates by  meter ls to be referred to the council  at its meeting on Wednesday. The  the new rates are adopted they will  |'take effect on January 1, 1915.  The water superintendent also reported' that the mains have a 60-lb.  pressure at high level. This, lt wae  stated, is higher than that maintained  in the city of Vancouver. The flre  chief is'highly pleased with the greater flre* protection which is thus afforded.  ��������� ���������   ���������  At the meeting of the board of  works the new plan of resubdlvlalon  presented by the assessor, to go Into  effect In the event the ratepayers decide for Incorporation as a city on  January 7, was adopted. The plans  provide for the division of the municipality Into six wards.  ��������� ���������   *  Rev. J. Willard Litch extended the  right hand of fellowship to thirty-three  new members on Sunday last and th6  Orst baptismal rite administered in  the new Ruth Morton Memorial  Church took place the previous Sab  bath, when four were baptized. Previous to the sermon last Sunday evening Rev. J. E. Chute, who has spent  20 years in India, addressed the meeting on the subject of missions.  ��������� ���������   ���������  The first wedding to take place in  the Ruth Morton Memorial Church  was that of Rev. J. H. Howe, late  pastor at Nanaim#, who was married  to Miss Effie Godfrey, daughter of Mr.  and Mrs. Amos Godfrey, of 29th avenue, on Saturday evening. Rev. Mr.  Litch  performed  the  ceremony  and  the bride was attended by her sister,  Miss Tburza Godfrey, and the groom  <_*as supported by Mr. Arthur Polsant.  The bride wore va travelling suit and  carried a handsome boquet of roses.  Mr. and Mrs.. Howe left the same evening tor England, where they will  spend several months. ,  Collingwood  Mrs. R. Bell Is visiting at the home  of ber daughter, Mrs. O. P. Prlngle.  Collingwood Parliament met Saturday .evening. A bill to abolish trial  by jury Ij-.-criminal cases will be introduced in the "Parliament" during  their present session, which was opened on* Saturday evening, with  "Deputy Speaker" Councillor Wilbers  behind the mace aad Mr. Tom Tod-  rick, the new "Premier" and his colleagues on the ministerial benches.  Tbe "Premier" outlined the legislation which the "Government" will Introduce. Naval defence will be considered again and also amendments to  the Immigration Laws. On the subject of tbe abolition of juries in criminal cases the "Premier" said tbat  juries often acquitted guilty men.  Mrs. Drummond of the University Woman's Club was among those in the  ladies' gallery.  ���������   ���������   * -.  The opening of the new edifice of  the Knox Presbyterian Church- will  take place on Nov. 16th.  ��������� ������������������ ���������   '  Miss McKenzie addressed the Victorian, Order of District Nurses at the  'Nurse's Home on Tuesday afternoon.  She complimented "the order highly on  their activity and the rapid advance  they had made in the short space of  little more than one year, whicb had  elapsed since she was present at their  organization. Another matter commended by the speaker was the formation of a girls' auxiliary, which holds  Its first meeting (Friday) afternoon.  Miss McKenzie said the' order had  had been making rapid strides in Canada because it was meeting the needs  of city, town and country. The  Duchess of Connaught from her appeal to the people of Canada had  raised an investment fund of 1222,000  and the interest of this had helped  the work of the organization. The.  development of all the branches  around Vancouver, the speaker said,  is very marked. Everyone of these Is  forging ahead.   North Vancouver finds  work for several nurses. Steveston,  Burnaby and South Vancouver are  each planning tor hospitals. Among  the organisations formed by Miss McKenzie on her present Western tour  are One at Uno Park, in the Cobalt  region, and two at Manitoba, one at  ABhern, a new town north of Winnipeg and tbe other at Roblin. Miss McKenzie was given a hearty vote of  thanks by those present A copious  shower of clothes for babies was received at this meeting Tbe secretary  was instructed to write Mrs. Jarrett  wbo bas been ill and wbo la an active member of the organization. The  committee ot supply was tor convenience of appllation called tbe Radium  Committee.  '.-...  Sixty-five building permits were issued during the past month, totalling  in value $36,750.00. v  Mount Pleasant Uvery }  __~    -*__���������     ���������__������__.*_��������� * ifiatt     ������*______ ���������  *. j. McTAVJSJ?, Paor.  Phone Fairmont 845 Corner 3ro������4way *q4 Hito ;:  I Carnages at all hours <&y or night ;j  Hacks, Victorias, Broughams, Surreys and Single  Suggies, Express awl Pray Wagons for hire  i furniture <w\<! Piano Moving, i  M������������'������f ������>������������������������������������ M't .���������'IM"l>l'tr  **l*1+i**H**1 ****+* + %**+.  The Central Parliament met on  Tuesday evening In the council chamber. The liberal party representing  the government had introduced a bill  at the previous meeting for extending  the franchise to women, who had  reached the age of twenty-one years.  Mrs. McConkey, as a representative  ot the women's suffrage league, had  been invited to present the cause to  the House, and gave a very able address along these lines to prove that  no class or sex has the ability to legislate for another class or sex The  premier and other members of the  government followed with eloquent  appeals which were interspersed by  speeches from the socialists, who  called for amendments and preamble.  Reeve   Kerr   filled   the   position   of  speaker.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Mrs. and Mra. William James bave  been visiting at Valdez Island.  .���������"���������������������������  Harold, Uttle son of Mr. and Mrs.  A. R. Johnson, is ill with pneumonia.  Dr.  Casselmen   and   several   trained  nurses are in attendance.  ,   *   ���������  Mr. W. W. James has been appointed foreman on the governmentSpile-  driver work, opening up in the spring,  at Valdez Island.  ��������� ���������   ���������  The 'municipal rock crusher and the  engine house have been moved from  Wilson Road at Ontario Street so as  !not to obstruct the work of the B. C.  (E. R. in their advance to Main Street  Just receive*} a car-load  of Sdwth -Pw4  we will be pleased to have  you call an4 inspect the  only  range   made with  Copper Bearing  Aluminum  fused flues  i  having us solve  the range question for you.  A dainty Cook Book and  Booklet giving information on the Malleable  Range will be given away  on application.  W.R.Owen J Morrison  The Mt. Pleasant Hardware  Phone Fair. 447 2337 Main Street ooonm  THE WESTERN CALL.  Friday. November 7.1913  vi  IS  r >  h  I  Loecds  of Last Week's Issue  Collingwood |       North Vancouver    -! ~���������:���������  The Collingwood parliament dis- i School statistics show that a num-  cussed the Immigration Bill at their ber of hew residents are coming into  last session on Saturday evening.        the city.  Some activity in building operations ���������*,*   *  may be noticed ln Collingwood. j   Mr. J. R.  Creelman of the North  ���������   ���������   ��������� ,     ; Shore Locators office, left the first of  The preparatory service of the Knox the week for a week's hunting trip,  church was conducted by Rev. J. R. j ������������������������������������'.  Robertson of St. David's church. ' Miss B. Smith entertained the ex-  About forty-five new members were ecutive of the Victorian Order of Dis*  received on Sunday. trlct NurBes on Monday afternoon at  her home on Fifth Street.  ���������   *   ���������  WHEN  B. Q. FRUIT IS RIPE.  The next number of those popular  socials, wbich take place every fortnight at the institute, will be held on  November  4th.     Important   features  are on the programme.  X'        .   .  The choir of    Knox   Presbyterian  ' church gave a grand concert In Carleton hall last evening.   The program  included most excellent numbers by  the choir and outside talent  ��������� "���������   ���������.  Mrs. Morris, accompanied her husband (School Trustee Morris), to Victoria, at his recent visit to the convention there.    Mr. and Mrs. Morris  returned to their borne at the close of  the week.  . ���������   ������������������'. ?������������������  Mr. George Pollock, who was Injured by falling from a house which  he was painting In Kerrisdale, and  who was afterwards taken to the hospital, has been at home for some  time and Is able to go about on  crutches.  '���������������������������'.���������  The marriage of Miss Jessie Thompson, formedly of Glasgow, Scotland,  now of Collingwood, and Mr. Albert  Ward, also of Collingwood, took place  In the Methodist church on Wednesday evening, Rev. Mr. Morgan tied  the nuptial knot.  The B. C. Telephone Company have  recently put in seventeen new telephones. About twenty-five per cent  of these were installed ln new .residences.  ��������� ���������   ���������  The Pacific Great Eastern Railway  Company, who are carrying on operations for their "Y". at the foot of  Chesterfield Avenue, are raising the  city wharf up to the requisite city  grading.  ��������� .   ��������� "mmmm  Mrs. Cameron, of Toronto, with her  daughter and son have been' spending  the summer months with Mrs. Cameron's daughter, Mrs. (Rev.) Ronald  MacLeod. They left recently for their  home.  Chief of Police Davies of the city  and Chief Lifton of the district force,  and Mr. Ruggles, city magistrate,  have recently returned from a week's  hunting trip up the coast where they  had a very pleasant tme.  The six aldermen of the city, tendered, their resignation on Monday  evening at the council meeting. This  action was a result of the illegality of  Mr. J. Francis Bursill recently paid.their election, on account of the non  a visit to Victoria, where he lectured signing of the ward dlvlsio-o, bylaw.  before the Dickens Club. The Archbishop of British Columbia was in the  chair. The proceeds were handed  over to the King's Daughters for the  rest room they aro establishing.  ���������   ���������   ������������������  No. I flre department of 8outh Van*  oouvor, went to assist No. 2 on Friday  afternoon, when an alarm came from  Maxwell and Fleming streets where  smoke was seen by a passerby: to be  Issuing from the house of Mr., Grayson. The smoke, however, proved to  bo only that caused by fumigating operations which were going on within.  '   .*  ���������   ��������� ���������'  Mr. Cecil Peck, who has been for  some time a resident of Collingwood,  left on Friday for a trip to the old  country, where be will visit his old  home In Shrewsbury, England. He  bas been a member of the volunteer  flre brigade since it's Inception, and  afterwards became one of the regular force. The hoys of No. X Hal!  presented Mr. Peck with a gold watch  suitably engraved. The presentation  was made through Captain Ebrhart.  Tbe mayor retained his office, as he  was elected by the cty aa a whole.  City Clerk Collins left on Monday  evening for Victoria, to make application before the Lieutenant Governor-  In-Councll for the Issuing of a warrant  authorising blm, as returning officer,  to call for a new election for aldermen of the city. Another application  sent by the city clerk waa for permission to use the 1913 voters* list- Af;  ter the receipt of the warrants applied  for, the date of the election can be  flxed to the 10th of November, ap*  proximately.  A resolution was received from tbe  North Vancouver Football League to  the effect that tbe council should enter Into negotiations for the purchase  of Recreation Park and that it should  be devoted to purposes of-*recreatlon.  No action was taken.  The city solicitor explained that  one-tenth of the property owners  would bave to sign a requisition before a bylaw for tbe purchase of tbe  Ferry Company's assets could be  placed before the electors  Everyone is familiar with the old  saying that  An apple a day  Keeps the doctor away.  Yet, not everyone realizes just how  much truth lies in this statement.  For the old rhyme puts in popular  form what Is now known scientifically of the value of fruit in the diet  We might well take counsel of this  maxim and be guided by it to make  more generous use of fruits, especially at this time of year when they are  plentiful and easily obtained.  We wish we had space to copy all  of Dr. Helen McMurchy's .racy and  educative article, on the place of firuit  ln tbe dietary, which appears ln Canadian Countryman���������as fitting companion to tbe National Weekly's campaign in behalf of B. C. fruit. Here's  just one paragraph:  "Granted that fruit ls worthy of a  prominent place in the dietary, one  is constrained to ask how cooking affects its value. Fruits when stewed  lose part of their content so lt is important to use the juice in which they  have been cooked. Tbe cellulose of  fruit is softened by cooking, and also  the pectins are converted Into jellies.  The general effect of cooking'Is to  make fruit more digestible, although  some of the fine flavor may avaporate  in the process. Unripe fruit Is difficult to digest because it contains so  much cellulose and because of. the  large amount of acid whlh Is Irritating  to the digestive tract-As fruit ripens,  this acidity tends to disappear. When  thoroughly ripe, fruit Is not difficult  to digest and the cellulose, when not  too tough, is a useful stimulant to intestinal action. For this reason fruit  such as stewed prunes is a remedy  for constipation. When fruit is overripe, dangerous and irritating acids  develop, so great care should be taken  to use only such fruit as is in perfect  condition. Fruits may be divided as  food fruits���������those containing less than  80 per cent water-****_nd flavor fruits���������  those containing a percentage greater  than that The latter class Is represented by a fruit such as the apple  which, however* is one of our most  valued fruits. We are all glad to welcome tbe rosy cheeked beauties when  the season arrives, and no one does  so more gladly than the housekeeper  who finds In them such a delldous addition to the dietary."  CHURCHES  nasnosur.  MT. PLEASANT CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. and Ontario.  Services���������Preachlns at  11  a.m. and at  7:ji) p.m.   Sunday  School   and   Bible  Class at 2:30 p.m.  Rev.W. J. Sipprell, B.A.> D.D., Pastor  Parsonage, 286 Fourteenth Avenue, Eaat  ���������������������'I"I"l"."t"l-i"l"l"l''l������l"H-.4"8'-l">*>"l"l"*  iy.'A: :������������������������������������'..  ������������������.f..������.|..|.*|..������.M'.ti-H..|-l...I..l,.|..l..t.lI !������.!���������!,,,  Mount Pleasant Baptist Church.  Cor. Tenth Ave. and Quebec St  Preachlns Services���������11 a.m.    and    7:S������  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m  Pastor, Ber. A. F.Baker. 6-Uth Ave., East  (Continued from Page 2)  legally as well were just as guilty  in instigating conditions that led to  the rioting. These men should be  brought to the bar of public opinion.  It should not matter who these men  are; if this was the truth the public  should be made aware of tbe true  facts.  These things emphasized the need  of a change of the laws governing  such matters, and he advanced such a  change. It was necessary to make  both the unions and the employers  responsible parties, responsible to  the law. Under the present Lemieux  Act there is no means given for enforcing the award of an arbitration.  He did not care much for the term  "compulsory arbitration," but something on that line should be porvided.  . Both parties must be made amenable  to the award.  Unions Not  Responsible.  The unions now are not responsible and they should be incorporated  by law, and the employers' association, which in many cases is a strong  factor in the disputes, should be converted into legal entities or not allowed to do business. This was the  subject that must receive immediate  attention from our statesmen. Doctors and lawyers and professional  men were permitted to incorporate  into legal entities, many of them  with great powers over their members and the public, and no good reason could be advanced why this right  should be denied to the workingmen  with the formation of their guilds or  crafts.  It had been charged that some of  the labor organizations were aliens  because they had affiliation in the  United States. He wanted to say  that the same applied to many of the  employers' associations, who had  headquarters in the country to the  South.���������News-Advertiser.  SOUTH VANCOUVER  Cedar Cottage.  About ten new members were received at the Sunday service of the  Robson Memorial church.  The Girl Guides at their meeting  of last week were occupied with drill  and swing.  Mr. Galloway, who has been in  Mexico on a business and pleasure  trip of several months, has returned.  At the consecration meeting of  Monday evening, the Epworth league  was enlarged by about twelve new  members.  The girls organization connected  with the Mission Circle of the Robson  Memorial church, have adopted "Sunshine Circle" as their name. Their  first meeting was held last evening.  Mr. Robert Payne, a former resident of Cedar Cottage, and recently  of Vernon, has been renewing ac-  quaitance with old friends at Cedar  Cottage previous to taking up his  residence at Duncan, B. C.  CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH  Cor. 10th Ave. and Laurel St.  Services���������Preaching at 11 a.m. and 7:3'  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  Rev. Geo. Welch. B.A. Pastor,  llth Ave. W.  GOLD OR IRON?  There   was   a   suggestion   a   short  "Gold is the most valuable of all  metals," you declare. Are you sore?  Gold, it is true, is the most precious  of the metals and the highest-priced,  but if we are to estimate the "value of  a thing on the basis of its usefulness,  then gold would not be by, any means  the most valuable of our mineral products.   We are told that  "Iron vessels cross the ocean;  Iron engines give them motion.  Iron pipes our gas deliver;  iron bridges span our rivers;  Iron stoves for cooking vituats;  Iron ovens, pots and kettles;  Iron horses draw our loads;  Iron rails compose pur roads;  Iron anchors hold in sands;      *  Iron rods, and bolts and bands;  Iron houses, iron walls;  Iron cannon, iron balls;  Iron axes, knives and chains;  Iron augers, saws and plains;  Iron globules in our blood,  Iron particles in our food;  Iron lightning rods on spires;  Iron telegraphic wires;  Iron hammers, nails, and screws���������  Iron in everything we use."  If you were to try to name half as  many uses to which gold is put, you  could not do it We could do without gold, for silver and copper could  take its place to a considerable extent. But what could we do without  iron?  Mt. Pleasant Evangelistic Meeting  Main St. and Sixth Ave.  Sunday School and Bible Class......!::00  Bible Address ': ......3:15  Gospel Service ..   7:30  A cordial Invitation extended to all.  THOS. KINDLETSIDES, Secy.,  4236 John St., So. Vancouver.  ASOUOAH.  ST. MICHAEL'S CHURCH  Cor.  Broadway nnd Prince Edward 8t  Services���������Morning Prayer at 11 a.m.  Sunday School and Bible class at t:V-  p.m.  Holy Communion every Sunday at 8 a.m  Evenlnf Prayer at 7:30 p.m.  and Fat and Srd Sundays at 11 a.m  Rev. O. H. Wilson. Rector  Rectory, Cor.  Sth  Ave.  and  Prince Ed  ward Si. Tel . Fairmont 406-L  Alert Adult Bible Class of Mountain View Methodist Church meets at������;;  1.30 every Sunday.    Visitors will bo  made welcome.     8. Johnston, president  amnmim obbbb or ������bb.  MT. PLEASANT LODGE NO. 19    ,  Meets   every   Tuesday   at   8 p.m. la  LO.O.F.   hall,    Westminster    Ave.,  Mt  Pleasant   Soouraing brethren cordlall.  invited to attend.  J. C Davis. N. O.. 1381 Homer Street  1. Ha-Mosv V. O.. SSU Main Street  Taos. SeweU. See. Sec. 481 Seventh Ave.. ���������  WANTED  $4,000 on agreement of sale, Enquire at 2408 Westminster Road.  Sealed tenders, addressed.to tbe un  dersifned and endorsed, "Tenders for  Launches," will be received, up > to Saturday, November 1, for the construction  of Two Launcbea for the Department ot  Indian Affaire, in accordance with plana  and apeclflcatlona already prepared, and  equipped with a 26-HP-. i-Cylinder,  Cycle Samson heavy duty engine.  Plana and specifications 7 may be seen  at the offices, of the following: Peter  Brrne. Esq., .Indian Agent, New Westminster: A. .M. Tyson, Inspector of Indian Agencies, Vancouver; Edson B-  Shock. Naval Architect, *$������ Seymour  Street. Vancouver; and W. B. Dltchburn,  inspector ot Indian Agencies, Victoria,  'Each tender must be accompanied by  a certified cheque on the chartered bank,  made payable to the Honorable the Su  id������  which win bs -forfeited If the party ten  perintendent General of Indian Affairs,  for Five per cent of the contract price.  Our next directory closes  on November 10th, 1913.  All changes of name, address  also for advertising, must be  in on or before that date.  For any further information  call  Contract Department  Seymour6070        \  ::  one Co. Ltd. i  **'* *********** ******* I M"l ���������   Mi4"l"M"l"M"*"l 'M"l' M' IMtlt M.*������7  Insurance and Loans  Ptwne Seymour 2*5-52 441 Homer Street  Vancouver, B.C.  y-t-M���������*������4"l">a-������������<��������� ������������������������*t-������������������������:��������� ���������!��������� ���������i"i������*">*i������������ ���������������������*������.|i������-������*������.������.|.������������������i|ii|l������*>i|i.ii������������iii,|,.t..|it4  UK T������ INTOtKTH IN B. C. SEI1I0IS8?  Western  TOJ3NTB.3  dering declines to enter Into tbo contract wben called upon to do so, or If  he falls to complete the work contracted  for. The cheque of deposit of unsuccessful tenders will, be returned to them  upon the execution of the contract  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  Payment for this advertisement will  not be made unless the publication of  the same bas been authorised.  W. E. DITCHBURN.  Inspector of Indian Agencies,  Box 775. Victoria. B.C.  28118113  (.Published Monthly)  Js almost indespensible to you.  No other medium will give you such general  suet   satisfactory ; information  about  Methi     _  activity in tbis great growing province,   whether  a Methodist or not you are interested in Methodift  movement.   Send your subscription to  IfHUfpr KelWW-iewrto 11 f. \%m   ��������� ���������   Tlctorta, &C t  tl.QO  -   Qoo Yoor  H Ml, 'M"������ >������tt������ >������i1 *������������������ H >��������� .PM+������������t*������ 'I f 11 MI M ��������� It * ��������� ***>  CANADA'S FOREST PRODUCTS  LABORATORY  "The Forest Products Laboratory  now being established at McGill has  for Its object the utilisation of the  bye-products or waste Incidental to  lumbering    operations.    At    present  UANP NOTICES  time ago that the kilts of a certain |OTer 8eTenty.fiVe per cent, of a tree ls  Highland regiment should be discard '  ed in favor of trousers. Somebody  objected that the men would be dissatisfied with the change, and the  colonel, who, as a descendant of a  long line of Scotch lairds, is always  eager  to  uphold  the  old traditions,  wasted either ln the form ot stumps,  cull logs and tops, or as slabs, edgings  and saw-dust. The work to be accomplished by the Laboratory wlU be  Conservation in Its broadest and most  practical aspect," writes Mr. A. G.  Mclntyre, Superintendent of the Dominion Forest Products Laboratory In  this week's Issue of the   Journal   of  gave orders that a census of the regiment should be taken in order to find  out what the men themselves thought _ ���������    .      ,  ....      .   . o-t. Commerce, Montreal.  about the proposed change.   The cen-        sus was taken, and when the sergeant  finally appeared with the result of it  he announced that only three men objected to the change. "Only three!"  exclaimed the colonel, sadly. "Who  are those three true Highlanders?"  The sergeant glanced at his list and  read out the names. "They are, sir,  Patrick Doolan, Hans Steinbrenner  and Moses Tatler."���������The Tatler.  JtA&BAOT. .  Tanooaver  tea*  Mstttofc  Btsttrlet  of  .       ,       Ooast, Bulge S.  TAKE notice that Allen S. Wootton of  Vancouver. B. C. occupation engineer,  intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted two and  one-half miles north of Herbert Point  and four miles east of coast, thence east  80 chains, thence south 40 chains, thenee  west 80 chains, thence north 40 chains to  the point of commencement and containing 320 acres, more or less.  * ALLEN 8. WOOTTON.  Dated Sept. 11, IMS.  *<_���������>*������ act.  Teaeoavsr  ���������___*, *gj____*_ -Wat-tot  of  TAKB notlcetliat William S. Rawl-  lngs of Vancouver, B. C occupation  park superintendent, intends to apply  for permission to purchase the followins* described lands:    .        ,'..���������.  Commencing at a post planted three  and one-hslf miles east from Herbert  Point, \hence south 80 chains, thence  east 80 chains, thence north 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres,  more or ^jnXtJAJM ^ rawmnqs.  Dated Sept 8, 1913.  x_ura ao*.  Tanooaver   Bead   Ssjrtriet,   -District   of  .   ��������� Ooast, Ssnjs S.  TAKE notice that William T. Sintor.  of Vancouver, B. C, occupation broker,  intends to apply for permission to purchase tbe folowing described lands:  Commencing at a post planted three  and one-half miles east from Herbert  Point, th'ence south 80 chains, thence  west 80 chains, thence north 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres,  more or less. . ___.,  WILLIAM T. SINTON.  What they hope to do is well expressed by the following:���������"Instead  of a sawmill only, there will be a  group of plants in which wood will be  converted not only into lumber, but  Into alcohol, paper and other staples  of commerce. From it ln some cases  would also be Becured turpentine,  rosin and other valuable oils and  gums."  of  fcSVP ACT.  ... ...   Mstvf*-t_ IMstrtot  Ooast, Slangs 1.  TAKE notice that Harry J. Painter of  Vancouver, B. C, occupation assesor's  commissioner, intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted one and  one-half miles east of Herbert Point,  thence west 80 chains, tnence south SO  chains, thence east 80 chains, thence  north 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres, more or  less.  HARRY J. PAINTER.  Dated Aug. 2������. ISIS.  Tanooaver   U_*4  x_un> AOT.  IMststet,   XMstiiflli  Hangs S.  of  Ooast, Bmst#  TAKE notice that Arthur B. Cather of  Vancouver. B. C, occupation clerk, intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted one  mile north and one mile east of Herbert  Point, thence east 80 chains, .thence  south 80' chains, thence west 80 chains,  thence north 80 chains to the point of  commencement and containing 640 acres,  more or less.  ARTHUR B. CATHER.  Dated Aug. 28, IMS.  Vancouver   &smd  X_a_T0 AOT.  Btsferlst,  -Nstriet   of  Taacoavsr Xsnd  X_L3R> AOT.  Mstslet,   XMsfcrlot   of  Coast, Bangs S.  bated Sept. 8, 1S13.  TAKE notice that Arthur V. Hutchinson of Vancouver. B. C, occupation dentist, intends to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted one and  one-half miles east of Herbert Point,  thence east 80 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence west 80 chains, thence  north 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres, more or  1 S"8' ARTHUR V. HUTCHINSON.  Dated Aug. 2t, 1������1J.  Ooast, Bangs B.  TAKE notice that Fred Howlett of  Vancouver, B. C, occupation clerk, Intends to apply for permission to purchase the following aescribed lands:  Commencing at a post planted one  mile north and one mile east of Herbert  Point, thence west 80 chains, thence  south 80 chains, thence east 80 chains,  tbence north 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres.  FRED HOWLETT.  Dated Aug. 29, 1913.  Tanooaver  of  ' XJJTD AOT.  Lud   Bistriot,   Bistriot  Ooast, Basg* *���������  TAKE notice that Charles K. Bonn or  of Vancouver, B. C, occupation secretary, intends to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lands  Commencing at a .post planted one  mile north and one mile east of Herbert  Point, thence west 80 chains, fhence  north 80 chains, thence esst 80 chains,  tbence south 80 chains to point of commencement and containing 640 acres,  more or less.  CHARLES H. BONNOR,  Dated Aug. 28, 1913.  wS_F*9������woj   *MM^M[0   *9*  Tanooaver  ������g& -������**& -tWstrtoS of  TAKE notktttbst Harry W. Nye of  Vancouver. B. C occupation watchmaker, intends to apply for permission  to purchase the following described  lends:  Commencing at a poat planted seven  miles north of Herbert Point nnd two  and one-half mllea east of Cosst, thence  north 40 chains, thence east SO chains,  thence south 40 chains, thence west 80  chains to point of commencement and  containing 320 acres, more or less.  HARRT W. NTE.  Dated Aug. 18, 1913.  Of  3_ABB AOT.  lag  JNoMot   Ststrleft  Ooast* Bssw S������  TAKE notice that Margaret T. Nye of  Vancouver, B. C, occupation housewife,  Intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted seven  miles north of Herbert Point and one  mile east of Coast, thence south SO  chains, thence east 80 chains; thenee  north 80 chains, thence west 80 chains  to point of commencement and containing 640 acres, more or less.  MARGARET S. NTE.  Dated Aug. 12, 1913.  Tanooaver   __a-_d  --AJTOAOT.  Bislrlct,   Blstrlet  of'  Ooast, Bangs S.  TAKE notice that Lewis Soul of Vancouver, B. C, occupation laundryman.  intends to apply for permission to purchase the following aescribed lands:  Commencing at a post planted seven  miles north of Herbert Point and one  mile east of coaat, thence north 80  chains, thence east 80 chains, thence  south 80 chains, thence west 80 chains  to point of commencement and containing 640 acres, more or less.  LEWIS SOUL.  Dated Aug. 12, 1913.  Tanooaver   __s_-B  BIBB AOT.  Btatrlet,   District   eg  Ooast, Bears ���������.  TAKE notice that Percy Soul of Vancouver, B. C, occupation engineer, intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at-"sr-pssf planted seven  miles north of Herbert Point and one  mile east of Coast, thence SO chains  north, thence west 80 chains, thence  south 80 chains, thence east 80 chains  to point of commencement and containing 640 acres, more or less.  PERCT SOUI-.  Dated Aug. 12. 1913.  (-lO-lS-SMl-lS Wide awake business men advertise their  business. Modern methods make it necessary. The people want the best bargains.  They examine the newspapers and go  where the best can .be found. If goods  are of high quality and prices right, let the  pitblieknow. To reach the buying public  there is no better medium than  2404-08 Westminster Rd.      Phone Fairmont 1140  . ''K,  J*~. -^f^s.i"-::'*-**.;.--^-.-  Pays for Om Yew Subseripti^^ the  Wester Call. Editorials, letters or speeches by H; H* Stevens, M. 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Promptness and perfection are our aim aud we  hit the bull's eye with astonishing ease  and frequency.  4  Terminal City Press  2404-08 Westminster Rd.       Phone Fairmont 1140  :���������������������������" - yy yy '-��������� -. yy -yXxx- xx^x-'. XyyMMAS������m^^M  tb____1_l ___* *__t____> H___-l Mi__:.;:;lv_M_i.M.S_*_ M_fei_i  **vnio si-e FDhT* I halted sharply.  '"Brie Mortimer?"  "Yes,1* he answered, ln evident surprise. "Do I know yout"  ; "No," and I cut the rope binding  his ankles. "But I was searching for  you. I am an officer of Maxwell's brigade; my name Is Lawrenoe. Tell  me first what has happened���������why you  are being held prisoner."  He stretched his cramped arms and  .legs, lifting his hat so that I saw his  faoe dimly. In the gloom his resemblance to Claire was so remarkable  ���������that I involuntarily exclaimed:  "Heavens! but you look Uke your  slater!"  "Like Claire! they all say so; you  know her?"  "It ls at her request * am here:  you need not fear to teU me your  story." ; -.,,  ^ "Oh, I do not I can see your uniform. But damn It, I don't know any  too much about what is up myself.  'Tbls Is Red Fagin'a outfit"  "I thought so. Where did he get  you? How long have you been a prisoner?"  The boy laughed recklessly, his eyes  upon the others.  ;   "Well, my story  Is  a  short  one,  jLawrei.ce.   I had a fellow In tbe Brit*  ilsh servioe who occasionally gave me  [Information.    Word came to me   to  imeet him at a certain spot���������"  "You mean Captain Grant?"  "Hell!   How did you know that?"  "Nevermind;  I do know���������so you  can go on."        .  ;  .���������#.. had no Intention of  speaking  Inaines." "���������  ������ "Oh, let that pass. Yoju may think  iOrant all right, but the rest of us  know he Is at the bottom of the whole  natter." ;,-';���������  **You mean he betrayed me?"  -There is no doubt of it He Is In  (With Fsgln.'*  the lad drew a long breath.  ; n *alf suspected It," hs said slowly,  "only it didn't seem posiibie. Now  listen, and perhaps together we can  (make something out of all this. I  went to the place where we were to  'meet, and had a talk with Grant���������  yes. It was .Grant aU right He told  me some things, but needed a day or  two to get other information. While)  waiting I came over here to Elmhurst,  land found Claire. She's the kind of a  girl you can tell things to. and I wrote  out what I bad learned, and left soma;  -of my papers. Then I went back to  Lone Tree. It was dark when I got  stbere, and I rode right into Fagin and  three of bis men. They had me before  IcoubUKt a hand."  "Just wait a minute. Mortimer," %  broke In, becoming suddenly aware  tbert was a grayness in tbe eastern  sky. "I want to creep in toward the  bouse while it remains dark- You can  tell tbe rest as we go along. Tom,  take these ropes ahd tie your man up.  Make him safe, and then come along  after us."  "All right, sir. I'll fix tbe lad so  bell b# safe enough for a while."  CHAPTER XXX.  We Attain the House.  "Come on. Mortimer, and well soon  find out whst ls going on." I turned  to the prisoner. "Where are the rest  of your gang?"  "You'll find out fer yerself, irlster,"  he answered sullenly, "an' maybe  damn quick too."  'They are In the grape arbor to tbe  soutb of the house," brake in Brie.  "That was where Fagin told tbem telle quiet and wait orders."  "Then we will explore along tbt  north side, keeping the fence bettwsen  us. I've got a handful of men over  there in the orchard. If you are both  ready we'll go."  I took a look myself at Tom's rope*  tying, and found lt satisfactory. Indeed; in remembrance of my own suffering, I even loosened the strain a  little, confident the fellow could never  free himself unaided. Then the three  of us. Mortimer armed with bis late  guard's gun, crawled up over the edes  ���������C tbe bank, ran without atopptag  across the open spaoe, and crouched  in tbe shadow of the fence. It was  still dark, although a faint gray tinged  ths eastern sky-line, barely perceptible  through tbe intervening trees. The  great house, a hunured yards away.  was but a blurred outline, distinguishable by the lights shining out through  open windows. At that dlstanoe no  sound reached ua. However, If Mortimer was right, the way would be  clear for our passage along the front,  under shelter of tbe fence,' even  though a sentry was posted there, aad  we eould creep up to the walls on the  opposite side unobserved. All we  needed to do was to advance with  caution. Whispering directions Into  the ears of the others, 1 moved forward slowly, Mortimer close to my  shoulder. I could see across the top  rat! of the fence, and the open space  beyond yielded no point of oonoeal  t  _Tell me the rest of your story,"  Where did Fagin take your"  to a sand cave; we rod* * alt*  and a day to get there.-"  "Treat you aU right?"    '  "W ell as he could, I suppose), t bad  enough to eat, but was guarded close*  ly, snd the fellows were a bit rough."  ! "Did you gain no inkling of what  they were up tot"  {  "No; the men I saw knew nothing.  Sir pretended not to. I only saw Fagin  , wipe. Once he came to assure himself that I was really myself. Some*  body told him I was with Delavan la  a fight over near Lone Tree."  I "That was your sister."  ���������i "What! You dont flstam tt was  Clairef - ���������  "But I do. I chanoed to be ta that  affair myself, and saw aat. ILaterska,  With three others���������Pet**, aa Indian,  and an Irishman . captaiadm*\ aria*  taking me for seta* ana also, aad took'  me to. Elmhurst Aa soon as she:  learned toy identity she aekaowt-j  edged ber error. But I have nati  learned yet why sbe was wttb Delavan, or for whom she mistook ma."  The lad drew in his breath sharp*  ly. gripping me by the shoulder.  "By the Lord Harry!" be exclaimed  eadtedly. "Tbere lent another girl  In the Colonies who would have done;  It I'll bet I can explain, but area Ii  didn't think she would ever hav* tbe  nerve to perform such a deed. I told  yott ��������� I left my papers there. 1 flbrgot  them' where I changed my clbthesV Ton  see I came out wearing the uniform of  a British dragoon lieutenant; and bad  lt all planned out to join Delavan, and  guide him tow-urd Philadelphia over  the Lone Tree road. Just before I left  our camp at Valley Forge on this trip  I received orders from Waaalagton ta  keep my eyes open for a courrar rid*  Sag from Philadelphia to Haw York  with Clinton's plana ot evacuation.  Hamilton seemed to know all aaonj  waw-P-Bw ^^W"w ��������� WgSw.-aagW *\*}*jaa^faafaj.gQg^rww wa*w*r^*-^a'-Brw  I talked of ii with Claire, planned bow  I was going to waylay blm, aad together we fixed np those servants as  ���������oldlers to help ma carry oat tba deception."  He paused, chuckling, and I be.ted.  gsger to learn the rest  ; "And wben you dli-#ppsersd; when,  perhaps, she beard of yoar osptnre.  or suspected it, sbe ssaumed Iba discarded uniform aad want fsifk la  {your stead-"  j "That's It, Lewrenca. flit* weald,  tf aba thought it was right; If ebs b*������  Usved such an act necessary to save  my reputation* IU bet she found tbe  papers In my pocket aad mistook you  for Clinton's dispatch bearer."  "There is no doubt of it," I said soberly. "And that wasn't all sba did  to protect you. It was tba talk at  Lee's headquarters that yon had deserted. She stamped that a He, by  riding into our linos day before yesterday, bringing an exact report of  where Clinton was marching* I didn't  see her, but I beard all about it, and  you get the credit Washington told  me with his own lips, and granted bar  permission to remove your father, who  waa badly wounded, to Elmbunt"  j  "Good God!   Are they bare now?"  "They must bave reached hara aarty  yesterday morning. 1 passed tbam on  the road at ten o'clock. Grant bad  just Joined tbelr party, claiming to  be hunting after deserters."  Ho clung to the fence rail, staring  out toward tba bouse.  "Grant! Do you kaow, I bsHave  that fellow ls at tbo bottom of tbls  whole affair. He's in love wltb Claire,  and���������and he's working soma sabsme  to gain power over ber."  "Several schemes, I think.-* t tw>  turned heartily. "I've nipped two of  them ln the bud already. Someway,  Mortimer, he got possession ot those  instructions you received from Washington and Hamilton. I ran into htm  over there on the lawn, back of the  summer-bouse. He was threatening  Claire, trying to drive-her Into marrying him offhand. We had a bit of a  fight and I got the best of it Wben  jl left I wore his coat and later found  yoar papers in bis pocket Do you  tosassmber how they were addressed?"  I   Be shook his head. j  "Simply 'Mortimer.*   It occurred to j  ba could tum them over to Clin* i  accuse tbe colonel of treason, and {  in tbe confiscation .of this es* j  or else hold them as a threat  ar your sister.   I burned them."  He was silent for a long mlnate;  [breathing hard; then be throat out bis  [hand and clasped ariaa.  The damned villain!" ha afeealat-  ied. his voice trembling,   "treaty move  has made has been aa attempt to j  t ua,   I can see tt now.   Da you!  Claire really earaa Co* the  M-awr  "I am very sure sba doas not"  lea what, in hea*rasra name, doas \  let blm bang around for?   I al*  bated the tight of bis Mae* faoe  grin, baa somehow, l  *-S  -ft  m  . -i-i  ���������:t>  ������������������*  ���������T-  _ m#.miw%w^Wfm^m  be can be t!*si* nc-w!  It be is, -'^'^ "^^  ^benbeaed Fagin avaap to  ���������*���������*' \S\yy~���������:--y''L'':y' '(      *  *at that may ba waU  by talking hero." I put In  atsntff; suddenly reeBafaag wa were  wasting time. ''Coma, latfa gat arowad  ito tba nocth side."  ;   We came in back at the  iMrafle, and had Juat hCt tbe  jaiiisa--"" J ~~ _  atralgkt up to tba traat door, which  atood wide open. The Uaok abadow  !of ��������� saan appeared la tba glow t*t  9, sbaUng Ma eyas  lea* teto tbe darkness.  ts tbat you, Calaert*  "Yea." sullenly, the   .  ant dowa from tba saddle.  "WeO.you'vebeenabe&of awbOa  Wstting bare.   Fagla wfi Smm yam  love; It's nearly dayUgbft  , "Did tba beat I eoaldj tba  ���������ypaorlta wsant at beaast bad to m  Mtor to lledford after blm. Osme aa  pow, get cut o'thatl"  I U* dragged tba osator igava raagsv*  dy from bia bona, aad hostied htm  h_p tbe ���������taps.'' - '  "The ol' fool thinks wsfta ������aW to  Jktn. bba, 1 reckon; been prayla' t*W  aa boar past BUI got so mad ba  ehokad bim twloe, bat It dldnt do-  no good, Here, take bba along ta,  will yer, aad let us hustle soa_a g^ab."  The loan addrasssd grabbed iba  Jimp figure far from gsatiy, aad  haatiad bim through tba dear. Aataa  others disappeared, leading tba thraa  bones, Mortimer grasped say slesm.  -That's Preacher Jenka," ba whla*  pered, "from down at the Cross Boads,  What can Fagin want of him?"  "If Fsgln U Grant's tool, aad Oraat  ia here," I answered soberly. "I am  r_ady to make a guess at what fa up."  (Continue.    Next Week.)  Mr. Cohen���������De modern sgool  teachings are no goodt. Dose bupils  haf to forget schoost about halluf vot  dey learns ven dey goes into peetness.  Here's Ikey learnin' percentage at  von, two, dree, four, fife, undt six  per cent!, ven he'll neffer haf to use  less d? n sefen ven he goes into pees-  ness.       !������������������������������������'!/���������;-'..vv^y ���������  Little Ikey���������Yes, fadder; but it'll  gome in handy ven you seddlc mit  your greditoTS.���������-Puck. >  FOB SALE OB EXCHANtt  if  Modern 6 Room Boute, .  well  located  corner ol  Prince Edward find  31at Ave. TWf ie a nyre  chance to get a good pw  gain. BuBineaa changeg  make transfer imperative.  Apply  345a M������tn Street  Phrenology  And Palmistry  (Formerly of Montreal)  Ol������99 Practical 40������lem  On Business Adaptation, Health  and  Marriage.  806 Granville  Street, Corner Robson  Hours: 10 a. m. to 9 p. m  For Sale and    *  For Rent  Cards  lOceach 3 for 25c  rays  Carnegie Free Library Branch Ho. 7  is located in Gordon's Drug Store, Cor  Main St. and 17th Avenue.   Cards from  the Main library honored bere.  OUHfUt  ENGRAVING-  ETCHINGS AND HALFTONES  ARE NOW BEING MADE IN  WESTERN CANADA BY THE  MOST SATISFACTORY PRO.  CESS KNOWN to THE WORLD  THE -ACID BLAST" PROCESS  - MAKES YOUR ILLUSTRATIONS   LITERALLY TALK   MANVf ACTURtO IN S'UTCRN CMM&A  Bv .iHtClElAMD-Dl&llulKcC't-  1"������ F I OOR   WORLp'RlbC.  .-J  )... 1  > ,4-  ._'���������>*���������  1 ."���������<-������  *-���������  < f* THBt WB8TKBN eALL.  North Vancouver  The Eastern Star Lodge enjoyed a  social evening on Wednesday.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Some actual sales have, taken place  during the past days on the north  shore.  ��������� ���������   ���������  The building permits for the past  month number 14, aggregating in value  15,710.00.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Mr. Henry Noble, Conductor on the  P. G. E. R., has taken up his residence  on Fourth street  ��������� ���������   ���������  Mr. T. S. Knight, of North Lonsdale,  has returned from a business trip of  several months to England.  s  s   s  Capt Cunningham, inspector of  physical culture, visited the North  Vancouver schools this week.  ��������� ���������   ���������  Mr. Williamson, a resident of North  Vancouver, has bought a property on  Twenty-eight street for which he exchanged 160 acres ln Red Deer.  s   s    ���������  Mr. Heifry Budge, of Burnaby, has  sold out bis property there and bought  a lot on St James street, where he  Intends erecting a house for himself  and family.     ,  .���������������������������'���������*  Miss McKenzie, superintendent of  the Victorian Order of Nurses, spoke  ln the municipal hall, Lynn Valley, on  Saturday afternoon, at a meeting presided over by Reeve May.  ��������� ������������������������������������-  , The-fire department were called out  again on Monday at 8 p.m., to North  Vancouver Hotel. No particular dam*  age was done ss the flre was confined  to the main chimney of .the hotel.  ,������������������.' ��������� ���������" e ���������''���������'���������   ���������  The North Lonsdale Ratepayers'  Association held a meeting on Tuesday  evening. Topics of general interest  and pertaining to the municipal affairs  were discussed.  Baron Von Luttwltz, who recently  purchased a home at Tempe Heights,  Ib having his large grounds handsomely laid out   and is   putting improvements on his house to the value of  $1,000.00.-  ��������� ���������   ���������     -  The annual meeting of the Caledonian Society on Friday evening  elected Flre Chief Findlay, president;  Mr. George Sheppard, first vice-president, and ex-Alderman Irwin, Second  vice-president.  ��������� ���������.  ���������  Mr. Crehan, the auditor appointed  to investigate the ferry business matters, with a view to presenting a comprehensive report to the public, has  been busy at the work this week, and  the report may be expected shortly.  ��������� s   s  Rather a warm campaign la being  waged previous to the mayoralty contest. Mayor Haines' supporters are  enthusiastic on the result of their canvas. Ex-Alderman Irwin, who haa  been asked to accept nomination, has  also a full list of supporters, and will  ln all probability appear In the field.  No Intimations have yet been made  public defining those who will be nominated for alderman.  '���������   ���������   ���������  The election of the city aldermen,  who recently resigned on account of  the Illegality of their former, election,  will take place on Thursday, 13th Inst,  in the event of their not being returned  by acclamation on Monday, the 10th  Inst .A large representative meeting  bf ratepayers pledged themselves that  there should be no -support given to  any new, nominee, and it is most unlikely that there will be any contestants.  ������������������ ��������� *  Fire was discovered in the North  Vancouver ferry building at 1.16 a.m.,  Monday. Nos. 1 and 2 Flre Hall departments were at once rushed to the  spot and stopped the blase. The fire  waa ealiBdby^anoveilieatad furnace  and gutted this room, destroying the  roof of a considerable portion of the  building and injuring the waiting  room. The general office was damaged by the .water. The loss amountB  to over one thousand dollars. The  building Is being put in shape rapidly  and the. cost will be borne, by the insurance companies.  ���������   ���������   ���������     ���������  Solid and very substantial, the structure of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway on the north shore is almost completed from MacKay Creek, the city  limit on the west, to Lonsdale avenue.  The rails are laid from the western  Some offences took place on Sunday  against the shooting bylaw which allows this sport in the following district lots: 314, 315, 316, 317, 194 and  part of 319. But the sportsman must  be 220 yardB from any dwelling house.  Disobeying these restrictions the offender Is liable to a fine of $100.  The police court of Thursday fined  a number of auto drivers.  The sum of over a quarter of a million dollars resulted from the sale of  Point Grey lots situated just outside  the city limits, by the provincial government on Monday. The sale included a hundred and sixty lots and  boundary to Chesterfield avenue, from the exact 8um n^ waB $252,500.  which point the pile driver ls working f The ^^ of month,��������� attenda_Ce  on the last block of the construction at the four Bchool8 of Polnt Greyf ^  on the city waterfront,, which extends |at the gchool meetlng on Tuesday  the railway to Lonsdale avenue. Work evening, shows an Increase of pupils  Is rapidly advancing on the "Y������ at;over the attendance for September.  Chesterfield avenue, and piles arejThe attendance at the Eburne school  be ng driven out to deep water at this, for ifto mokh ^ M9p at Kerrlsdale  point for rail connection with the carj230i at 8haughne8liy 188 and at west  ferry which^will be on service here.jPotot Qrey m maWn^ % total of  and which will, in connection with the '817  cam, facilitate the construction of the  P. G. E. R. beyond the city.  Friday, November 7,1913  SOUTH VANCOUVER  The Ladles' Aid of the  Mountain  View Methodist Church met Tuesday j  at the home of Mrs> Betts.    Plans  were made for an anniversary ban*!  quet, to be held on the 13th of No-'  vember. I  The Epworth League of the Mountain   View   Church   celebrated   Hal-j  lowe'en by a special evening at the'  home of tbe Misses Patriquin.   About'  fifty were present  and   were   enter-���������  tained with games and charades. The  prizes for costume went  to Mr. aT.  Ledrew, who received a shaving Set,  and to Miss May Miller, who. received  a trinket.  Mrs. Betts, who has been on a trip  of several months to the East and  Who was present at the annual meet*  Ing of the Women _ Missionary Society of Canada, held, ln Toronto, and  afterward continued her trip as far as  Nova Scotia,; returned on Friday.  Enormoua Increase  Subscribers to The Family Herald  and Weekly Star, of Montreal, are renewing earlier than ever this season.  The subscription receipts for October  were over 80 per cent ahead of October, 1912. The Family Herald grows  in popularity year after year. It is  the big dollars worth beyond doubt,  and deserves Its Immense circulation.  Any home that^oes not receive The  Family Herald should give it a trial  for 1913.  Proud Father���������Why,.the other boy  of mine will be a wonder. '  Friend (wearily)���������-What wonderful  thing has he done now?  Proud Father���������Why, the other day  he ate all the preserves in the pantry,  I overheard him say as he smeared  the cat's face with the stuff: I'm  sorry, Tom, to do this, but I can't  have the old folks suspect me. v .  t">'t"l"l"������'l'<'H-fl'���������>���������!"���������*'f|"l"l"H-������������ ���������!'������������������������(  Local Meals Only  Local Mutton  ! Legs, 25c per lb.  LoinsV22c per lb.  Front Quarters, 15c lb.  Beef  ;; Fancy Rolled Roast Beef, 20c per lb.   Pot Roast-?, 15c per lb.  I BUTLER & HARRIS MEAT CO.  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The one instrument tbat can be relied  upon to give tbe greatest service to  the greatest number is the instructive  home magaslne.  A WIDER RANGE OF READING.  A paper, which exists to provide  technical and trade education to the  people who are developing Canada  must, however, in the nature of things,  do more than that. As life is more  than meat,' so are the people of this  great new land interested in more  than the work of their hands. The  women and young folks in our homes  are concerned, with the men, in  making home life more comfortable,  more attractive, more satisfying.  In    providing    articles    we    Bhall  assume that all our readers bave a  love of the beautiful, and that they  desire to realise it more in home surroundings and In daily life, and  thought. There will be profit in  studying beautiful designs. Interior  decorations and furnishings are of  course interesting to those to whom  their home is their city in one.  Gardening is an art as well as a science, and to many it is a delightful  hobby. None can, indeed, yield more  of happiness both to oneself and to  the rest of the family. .The garden of .  the mind and that of the heart shall  be cultivated by the stories and the  little histories and the other things  we expect to publish.  "THE GREATEST GOOD OF THE  GREATEST NUMBER."  Our men and women have an interest in public affairs which might be  intensified, and which should be fed  with fuller information. The fathers  and mothers of the Canadian people  of the next generation cannot know  too well the story of -their country,  cannot watch too carefully the conduct of governments. The difficulties  of governing and legislating for a  nation spread over four thousand miles  are intensified by the variety of nationalities and sectional interests  which exist.   The sympathetic appre  ciation of these difficulties and the  criticism of the government's shortcomings go properly together. Exclusive consideration of self or one's  class ls contrary to the spirit of citizenship, and is dangerous when it ls  the habit of many in the nation. There  is but one way to be -fair. It is to  understand. The people of the various  classes must get acquainted with each  other.  THE   NATIONAL  SPIRIT.  The first duty of the citizen and the  father of citizens is to know his country, all of it,, as well as he can. Thinking people will study ln fairness the  conditions prevailing in other parts'  than those with which they are familiar. They will seek to .balance evenly  the interests of all when they set out  to promote their own. At bottom, we  all need to know the facts more fully,  and to listen less impressionably to  the politicians that pervade our  bounds.  To give the facts as fully as we can,  and to open our columns to the  opinions of all sides of disputed questions, is the policy we shall follow in  such matters. We cannot undertake  to indorse the views expressed by  every writer. Neither shall we state  partial or one-sided arguments. The  Canadian   Countryman   will   be   the  blackboard on which everyone may  chalk up his ideas���������lf only he writes  a good enough band to please the  audience! In such matters the rules  of debate shall be Straight Argument,  Fair Play and Good Feeling. The big  thing is, to dig out the Truth.  OUR NEW NEIGHBORS.  We shall try to make Tbe Countryman especially Interesting and useful  to those who bave not been long  enough in Canada to understand very  well just what sort of a country this  is, or how to make the most of their  work here. We extend a warm welcome to these additions to our big  family, and offer tbem our. best.  THE  NEW  MORAL8  IN  BUSINESS.  One of the most striking features of  modern business has been the extent  to which we are dependent upon advertising for information upon the  articles and services we buy. We sell  our wheat, our bacon, our wool, to  people we have never seen, and they  trust to get good quality when they  know where the goods come from.  Similarly we buy from factories often  thousands of miles away, and the men  who make our shoes, our clothes, our  mowers and engines do not know us  from the heathen Chinee.  Yet they talk to us about their  goods. They explain their good points,  and give reasons for discrimination  between theirs and others; reasons  which we consider carefully when we  buy. When we are sufficiently convinced by this talk of quality and service by the advertisements, the. retailer or agent.haa a hard time of it if  he tries to change our views. But  sometimes in the past, and occasionally even ye.t, Ve'are fooled by false  statements or too plausible boasting.  There are useful things and useless  things advertised. ' There are occasionally exaggerated claims to merit  made for even the best goods. The  reader must have confidence in advertising on the whole, or he cannot get  along. Advertising should be cleaned  ef that sort which misleads, which  injures the public in "morals, health  or pocketbook," as one magazine has  expressed it. We pledge ourselves to  do our utmost to keep our pages  clean of all such questionable advertising.���������The Publishers of "The Canadian Countryman."  P. S.���������In the first issue of our  magazine (our special British Columbia issue, by the way) begins our new  serial story, "Gaff Linkum," hy that  prince of Canadian novelists, Archie  McKlshine. Insure getting every instalment of "Gaff Linkum" by taking  immediate advantage of special offer-  REMEMBER THAT THIS GREAT OFFER POSITIVELY EXPIRES ON SATURDAY, 15th NOVEMBER.    DO IT NOW!


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