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Affidavit of Sam Sing Sing, Sam Dec 19, 1918

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PBOVIHCB OF BBITISH COLUMBIA
TO WIT :
in the matter of FUBG YIHG QUOY
- a f armer -
A B D in the matter of the
" Chinese Immigration Act."
I, SAM SIHG, of the City of Vancouver in the Province of
British Columbia, Merchant, make oath and say as fallows,-
1.   That I am a Merchant carrying on business as Manager
of the firm of oing lee Company, in the City of Powell Eiver
in the Province of British Columbia.
2. That I am also an active partner in the firm of See
lee Wo Company, General Merchants, at 298 Pender Street Bast,
in the City of Vancouver in the Province of British Columbia,
where I have resided for more than 35 years.
3. That BUSS YIHG QUOY, presently residing in the Village
of Su Tong Ton in the District of Yin Ping, in the Province of
Xwong Tung, China, is desirous of coming to Canada for the
purpose of investing in farm property and carrying on business
as e bona fide farmer.
4. That the said FUBG YIHG QUOY is 25 years of age and ie
and has been for the past 10 years a bona fide farmer in the
vicinity of the aforesaid Village of Su Tong Ton.
5. That the said FUBG YIHG QUOY is possessed of ample
means with which to purchase a substantial interest in farm
property in the Province of British Columbia, and is well
qualified from previous *e experience to successfully operate
a farm in Canada.
6. That I will be responsible for the support and upkeep
of the said FUBG YIHG QUOY during his stay in Canada and will
see that he is established upon a farm either as owner or
part -owner thereof forthwith after his arrival in Canada.
7. That I have now on hand the sum of Five Hundred Dollars
($500.00) in cash, which amount I hold in trust on behalf of the
said FUBG YIHG QUOY and will pay over to the Controller of
Chinese Immigration at the Port of Vancouver immediately upon
the arrival in Canada of the said FUBG YIHG QUOY.
SWORE BEFORE MS at the City of Vancouver )
in the Province of British Columbua, this )
19th (Jaysof December, 1918. )
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" Chinese Immigration Act."
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