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         VOL.   31, No. 38                                                               QUESNEL,        BRITISH     C O L U M B I A , S A T U R D A Y , A P R I L 27, 1940                                                                                                                                                                          $2.00 A Y E A R



                        Bishop Rix Confirms Inspector Shirras To Rod and Gun Club
           Personal Items
                                                                                                                                                                                          Government and Oil                                                                                            Quesnel Light & Water Company
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Limited
                                                                                                                                                                                          Companies Lock Horns
                          Class ot Boys Sunday Be Asst. Commissioner Has Successful Year                                                                                                                                                                                                                   REVISION OF RATES
               Expert watch and clock repairing.                                                    Appointment of Inspector J. Shir-                                                         Quesnel witnessed the rather a-
          A l l work guaranteed, 30 years ex-              The   Vicar presented six confirma    ras to be Assistant Commissioner of                                                      m using sight early Friday morning
                                                                                                                                                  The  annaul meeting of the Ques-        of frantic car owners rushing to line
          perience. Boyle the Jeweler, Ques- tion candidates to Bishop Rix on                     the British Columbia Police was of-          nel Rod and Gun Club was held Wed-                                                                                                                           After an investigation into the ex-
          nel, B.C.                                     Sunday last at a special service of      ficially announced Wednesday at                                                          up in queues to get gasoline at the
                                                                                                                                              nesday night in the Cariboo Observer        various town stations before the sup-                                                                         isting light and power rates in Ques-
                               • * •                    Matins and Confirmation, held in the     Victoria by Attorney-General Wismer.          office, with about 20' members pres-                                                                                                                     nel, the Quesnel Light & Water Co.
               Harold Fnllerton. formerly of the Church of St. John the Divine. The                 He will take over his new duties                                                      ply ran out. One man bought a hun-
                                                                                                                                              ent. Owing to other engagements             dred gallons, which he trundled a-                                                                            Ltd.,   has announced a new set ot
          local .school staff, but now principal class was made up entirely of boys,             June 1, when the retirement of As-            that evening, a number of the mem-                                                                                                                       rates. Residential and Power rates
          of the Wells school, paid a visit here and included Clifford White, Donald             sistant Commissioner Forbes Cruik-                                                       way in drums, cans and what have
                                                                                                                                               bers were not able to attend. Presi-       you.                                                                                                          remain the same as formerly. Com-
          last Saturday.                                Fullerton, Jeremy LeBourdais, Wil-       shanks becomes effective.                    dent H. J, Gardner occupied the                                                                                                                           mercial light is at a revised rate
                               • • *                    liam Couldwell, Edward Salmon and           The   new Commissioner will be                                                            This unusual scene was precipitat-
                                                                                                                                              chair.                                                                                                                                                   worked out in order that the revenue
              A. C. McAdam of United Distillers, Marry Keen.                                     stationed in Victoria at the head-                                                       ed by the sudden coming to a head
                                                                                                                                                  .Minutes of the last annual meeting     of the gas price wrangle between the                                                                         derived from the Commercial user
          and    I'.'. Fil^.-rald ol Ihe I'riiuelon
                                 -

                                                           The Bishop spoke especially to the    quarters of the force, Mr. Wismer            were read and adopted, and the meet-                                                                                                                     as a whole is slightly lower than at.
          Brewing Co,, we're visitors in Ibis boys, urging them always to remem-                 said. He will be second in command                                                       U. C. (iovernment and the oil com-
                                                                                                                                              ing went on the election of officers        panies. The Government recently won                                                                          the old rate. While some will bene-
          vart of the district during tbe week. ber the decision made at Confirma-               to Commissioner T. W. S. Parsons.            for the forthcoming year, which re-                                                                                                                      fit from this new rate, others may
                                                                                                    Inspector Shirras has been in                                                        its case in the Supreme Court of Can-
                              • • •                    tion. He reminded parents of the                                                       sulted as follows:                         ada that oil companies be forced to                                                                           find their bill slightly      increased.
              C. Wong, pioneer Quesnel mer- heavy                 responsibilities resting on    charge of the Kamloops Divison,                                                                                                                                                                       Any such increase is directly due to
                                                                                                 which includes this part of the Cari-          Hon.  Pres.—Dr. G. R. Baker              sell gasoline three cents cheaper
          chant, was admitted to the local hos- their shoulders. He then asked the                                                              Hon.   Vice-Pres.— L. LeBourdais         than the present price. The oil com-                                                                          the application of unequal rales in
          pital Monday suffering from double congregation to stand along with the                boo, since 1933, when he took over                                                                                                                                                                    the past.
                                                                                                 on the retirement of Inspector Fernie.         Hon.  Vice-Pres.—Jas. Kew                panies, however, refused to sell their
          pneumonia. He is making good pro- candidates and renew their confirma-                                                                President—H. J. Gardner                  commodity at the Goverment-regulat                                                                                The   company further announces
         gress toward recovery.                        tion vows, as the boys pledged them                                                                                               ed price, and the result is a stalmate                                                                        that the deduction of ihe 10 ;£ dis-                            f


                                                       selves for the first time to follow the                                                  Vice-Pres.—O. Mottishaw
                              • • •
                                                                                                 P.G.E. Drops Plan To                           See.-Treas.—'Tom Smith                   with both participants refusing to                                                                            count will only apply when payment,
             G. F . "Gerry" Bradley, formerly a Christian pathway.                                                                                                                       budge.                                                                                                        is made on or before the tenth of
          police constable here, passed through            First Communion for the newly C O B                                                    The financial statement as read by                                                                                                                   the month following that in which
                                                                                                                                                                                             Motorists are beginning to wonder
         town the fore part of the week en firmed members will be held Sunday,                                                                secretary Jack Anderson showed that
                                                                                                  Alter Present Schedule                                                                 if they will have to go back to hay                                                                           the energy is used.
         route to Vanderhoof. He had paid a April 28, at 9 a.m. It is hoped that                                                               the Club was in excellent financial                                                                                                                         Following is the rate schedule cov-
                                                                                                                                                                                         burners when their gas tanks run
         visit to Vancouver owing to tbe ser- parents and others will be present at                                                           condition, with a balance of $54.25 in                                                                                                                   ering all forms of usage:
                                                                                                                                                                                         dry.
         ious Illness of bis father.                   this service, and will give every en-                                                   the bank after a somewhat costly
                                                      couragement to the newly confirmed                                                      year.                                                                                                                                                              Domestic Light Rate
                              • • •                                                          After travelling the length of the                                                                                                                                                                                              /
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       First 10 K.W. Hrs. 1 20c per K.W.
             Privates Keith Yorston, Reuben
         Wilcox, Felix Heaiy, Doug Lindsay, j
                                                       to carry on with their decision.
                                                                                          Pacific Great Eastern Railway line
                                                                                          obtaining the reactions of the people
                                                                                                                                                  In making his report, the Presi-
                                                                                                                                              dent mentioned that the Club had
                                                                                                                                              had a most enjoyable first annual
                                                                                                                                                                                         Much Interest Displayed                                                                                          Hr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              §
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Next 60 K.W. Hrs. << 5c per K.W.

                                                   New Road Diversion To
         and Joe Lepinski arrived here during j                                           the line serves, officials of the com-                                                                                                                                                                          Hr.
         the week on ten days' furlough from'
         their unit,         the 2nd Searchlight'
                                                                                         pany decided to drop their plan for
                                                                                          a change of train schedule. The pres*
                                                                                                                                              banquet, had made a substantial do-
                                                                                                                                              nation to the Red Cross Society, and
                                                                                                                                              latterly had been working in conjunc-
                                                                                                                                                                                         In 2nd Drama Festival                                                                                         All over 70 K.W. Hrs. <Li 2V c per
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          K.W. Hr.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           2




                                                   Be Completed This Year
        Battery,, 102nd Battalion, IPrince Ru-j                                           ent schedule calls for. two trains a                tion with a committee of the Parent-                                                                                                                     A 10% discount will be allowed if
         pert. The army life seems to agree                                               week, arriving in Quesnel Tuesdays                  Teacher Association and the Village                                                                                                                         account is paid on or before 10th
         with the hoys as they have a l l put                                             and Fridays. It was proposed by the                                                                 Cariboo patrons of the drama be-
                                                                                                                                              Commissioners on the projected play-                                                                                                                        of month following the month in
        on weight.                                                                        company to change this schedule to                                                               gan arriving in Quesnel Thursday af-
                                                                                                                                              ground for children, which will be                                                                                                                          which the energy was billed for.
                                                                                          have the trains arrive here Thurs-                                                               ternoon for the Second Annual Carl-
                          • • •                           Work has been resumed on the
                                                                                          days and Sundays.
                                                      lied Bluff bill diversion at the south
                                                                                                                                              located in the Front Street Park. Al-
                                                                                                                                              ready much work had been done: the
                                                                                                                                                                                           boo Drama Festival, which has iyow
                                                                                                                                                                                           been in progress for the past two
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Minimum Monthly Net Bill $2.05
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          including meter rent of 25c per
            Farmers wno take up hog raising entrance to town. When completed                 Apparently the cattle men of the                 ground had been levelled and seeded                                                                                                                         month.
                                                                                          Williams Lake section objected stren-                                                            days. Tonight will see the final three
        under the Government's new swine this two-mile section between the                                                                    and a fence would soon be built. The         of the twelve one-act plays produced.                                                                       Meter Rent 25c per month.
        policy will be protected from the Johnston Bros, farm and the Indian              uously to the change, stating that the              work was progressing favorably.                                                                                                                          Security Deposit $2.00.
                                                                                          present schedule, with the trains                                                                   According to all reports the Festi-
        dumping of United States hogs on reservation beyond the old Phil Hun'                                                                    The executive for the year will           bal has lived up to the high mark                                                                                 Commercrar Light Rates
        the Canadian market by a special ger place will fill a need of severai           leaving Willian s Lake on Fridays,
                                                                                         was ideal for the shipment of cattle                 consist of H. Howlett, C. D. Hoy, R.         of perfection sought by tbe various                                                                         First 75 Kilowatt Hours @ 12c per
        Ottawa control order, according to an decades. Undermined by the swift-                                                               L. Marsh, Ralph Moore, Cliff Vernon,        drama groups and the Cariboo Drama
        announcement by Hon. K. C. Mac- running waters of the Farser River,              to the coast, where they go on the                                                                                                                                                                              K.VV.H.
                                                                                         market Mondays.                                      Tom Norwood and Jas. Armstrong.              Festival Association.                                                                                       Next 100 Kilowatt Hours @ 10c per
        donald, Minister of Agriculture at just below its confluence with the                                                                       O. Mottishaw praised the good             Our next issue will carry a full re-
        Victoria. The order provides that Quesnel River, the high bank on                   'Objections were also received from                                                                                                                                                                          K.W.H.
                                                                                                                                              work being accomplished by two               play of the Pro-Recs in Vancouver                                                                           Next 300 Kilowatt Hours U 8c per
        Importations of hogs from the United which the old road climbed in places        business men throughout the north
                                                                                                                                              members of the Club, Messrs. Vern-          of Mrs. Yvonne Firkins, adjudicator,
        States each month shall not exceed on a 17 per cent grade, has been              against the Sunday train, which, they                                                                                                                                                                           K.W.H.
                                                                                                                                             on and Armstrong, in ridding Six             whose services were procured by the                                                                          Excess at 5c per K.W.H.
        the monthly average for the period changed a number of times in the              contended, would disrupt the store
                                                                                                                                              Mile Lake of coarse fish. Two traps         kind co-operation of the- Department                                                                         A 10% discount will be allowed if
        from January to September last past half century to avoid periodical             business throughout the northern end
                                                                                                                                             are now in operation, and the suck-          of Education, Victoria.                                                                                           the account is paid on or before
                                                                                         of the district, as well as compelling
        F A R M WANTED—Or will trade A l - cave-ins. The new grade does not
        year.
                                                                                         a certain number of employees to
                                                                                                                                             ers are beginning to run. I^ast year             Owing to a number of previous en-                                                                             10th of month following the month
            berta farm. Send details to J. H exceed eight per cent at any point,         work on Sundays.
                                                                                                                                             over two tons of suckers were de-            gagements, including the mass dis-                                                                                in which energy was billed for.
            Tatosky, Lake Eliza, Alberta.            and is free from Fraser River en-                                                       stroyed. The men also report the
                                                    croachment. The grading was com-        The company's object in changing                                                              play of the iPro-Recs in Vancounver                                                                          Minimum Monthly Bill including
                                                                                                                                             trout are running, and are in fine           on Friday, April 2fi, Hon. Dr. Weir,                                                                              Meter Rent $6.00.
                                                                                         the schedule was to facilitate a faster
                                                     pleted late last fall and the present                                                   condition. Both Six Mile and Nine
       Notice of Sale                               work consists of gravelling and add- freight service,* The advantages of                                                               Minister of Education, was unable                                                                           Meter Rent 26c per mouth.
                                                                                                                                             Mile likes will have 20,000 trout eggs       to attend the Festival here, accord-
                                                    ing the necessary finishing touches. the plan, however, were more than                                                                                                                                                                             Security Deposit $4.00.
                                                                                                                                             planted in them this year.                   ing to announcement by Louis "Le
                                                                                         offset by the disadvantages.                                                                                                                                                                                  (Alternative to authorized rate of

        of Property                                                                         The   officials who made the trip                    Mr. Mottishaw stated that during         Bourdais. who officially opened the                                                                               25c per K.W.H. net as per Agree-
                                                    - Lfciuie- LeBotrrdals,—M.LiAi;   & were W. H.~ Toby, general manager,                  'efte •~stfo3on'"Jn»t fended bounties- had   •"Festival "Thursday" evenmg.'He read'                                                                              ment "" with"'"~1?fliage. ' No Meter
                                                    business trip to Wells during the superintendent J. A. Quick, chief en-                  been paid on over 300 coyotes, 11            a message from the Minister, as fol-                                                                              Charge).
                                                    week, returning home Thursday.       gineer Charles L. Bates, general                    cougar and 31 wolves in the immed-           lows.:                                                                                                       First offered June, 1932, and gradu-
                                                                     « • •                                                                   iate district. In closing his talk he
        TENDERS will be received by the                                                  freight agent Leonard Sargeant, and                                                                  "Please convey to all those assoc-                                                                           ally being extended.
        undersigned up to and including Sat-           H. F. Herron, of Calgary, who was travelling solicitor W. Gerbracht.                  thanked the members of the Club             iated with the Cariboo Drama Festi-                                                                           Security Deposit $4.00.
        urday, May 4th, 1940, for the pur connected with the Antler Creek                                                                    for their co-operation with the Game         val my heartiest greetings and best                                                                                            Power Rate
        chase of the following described pro- Gold Mines, at Antler Creek, passed                                                            Department during the year, and              wishes for success. Splendid reports
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       There shall be a monthly service
        perty at Australian, B.C.:—                 through here during the week en
                                                    route to the mine. The machinery of
                                                                                                 Bishop de Pensier                           promised the members that he
                                                                                                                                             would do all in his power to increase
                                                                                                                                                                                         have reached me regarding the ex-
                                                                                                                                                                                         cellence of the work done at Quesnel                                                                              charge of $1.00 per horse power of
          LOT 8669, CARIBOO DISTRICT,               the mine is being taken to Vancou-                                                       and protect the natural game in the         and you may rest assured that the                                                                                 connected load or fraction thereof.
          C O M P R I S I N G 147 A C R E S M O R E
          OR L E 8 S .
                                                    ver by the Dr/cherty Truck Lines.            Will Retire in June                         country.                                    Directors and all those concerned                                                                                            Energy Charge
                                                                                                                                                 Some discussion took place on a         have my best wishes and congratu-                                                                             First 10 K.W. Hrs. per H . P . of con-
           An upset price of $1800.00 has beem                                                                                               proposed club house, but it was de-         lations."                                                                                                         nected load @ Sc per K . H . Hr.
        set subject to approval by Lieuten-                       f              f
                                                     Corporation of the Village of                  VANCOUVER. — Most Reverend               cided to lay this matter over until                                                                                                                       Next 400 K . H . Hrs. & 4c per K.W
        ant-Governor in Council.                                                                 A. U. de Pensier, arehibishop of Che        another year, the Club having enough                                                                                                                          Hr.
                                                               Quesnel                           Diocese of New Westminster, an-             commitments for this season. It was         Maintenance Only                                                                                              Excess @ 2c per K.W. Hr.
           Terms of payment not less than                                                        nounced at Wednesday's meeting of
        ten per cent. (10%) cash and the                                                                                                     decided that the annual banquet                                                                                                                           A 10% discount will be allowed if
        balance in not more than nine equal
                                                                                                 the forty-eigth synod of the diocese        would be held some time in October
                                                                                                                                                                                         For Roads in 1940                                                                                                 the account is paid on or before
        annual instalments with interest at
        four and one-half per cent. (4i/ %)
                                                     Incinerator Notice                          that he will retire from office at the
                                                                                                 end of September after attendance
                                                                                                 at the General Synod Committee at
                                                                                                                                             G. E. Malcolm kindly donated the
                                                                                                                                             use of the Cariboo Hotel sample
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           10th of month following the month
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           in which energy was billed for.
        per annum.
                                             2
                                                                                                                                             to the Club.                                   Hon. C, S. Leary, minister of pub-                                                                         Minimum Monthly Bill $3.00 includ-
                                                                                                 Sltratford, Ontario, in thaf month.             The matter of establishing certain      lic works in the British Columbia                                                                                 ing 50c Meter Rent.
           A cash payment of not less than         All   Persons Take Notice as Follows:            His Grace stated in his charge that     sections along the main highway a-      .?   Legislature, stated in Victoria rec-                                                                          Meter Rent 50c per month.
        ten per cent. (10%) of the amount                                                        in June this year he will have been        game sanctuaries, in order that tour-        ently that further than proceeding
        offered must accompany tender.                     1. All animal matter deposited, at                                                                                                                                                                                                          Security Deposit $3.00.
                                                      the village dump must be well bur-         in Holy Orders 50 year's. He was con-       ists who travel through the country         with the usual maintenance work on                                                                            All power over 6 H J P . will be by
          'Tender should be submitted in a            ied.                                       secrated bishop at the synod meeting       might have the opportunity ol see-           provincial highways, no special road                                                                              special contract.
        sealed envelope marked "Tender for                                                       at New Westminster on July 25, 1910.       ing the district's natural game, was         program had been arranged for 1940.                                                                           All     accounts except Minimum Ac-
        Australian Land," addressed to tbe                2. All resfuse must be deposited         The    archbishop stated that while      discussed a length. It was finally de        Road maintenance allowances        at                                                                             counts are subject to 10% discount
        Land Settlement, Board, Parliament            over the brow of the dump in such          he would like to "carry on" he felt        cided to place the matter in the             present provided for, including up-                                                                               if paid on or before 10th of the
        Buildings, Victoria, B.C.                     a way as to be in no case higher           that he ought to allow a younger man       hands of a committee composed of             keep of bridges and ferries, for the                                                                              month following the month in
                                                      than the level of the approach to the      take his office.
           Highest or any tender not neces-                                                                                                 G. E . Malcolm, F. D. Thomson and            year, total $2419,570.                                                                                            which energy was billed for.
                                                      dump.                                         The archbishop is well known in
        sarily accepted.                                                                                                                    Ralph Moore. This committee will
                                                           3. Depositing of refuse on vacant     the Cariboo, having made many trips        make its report and recommendations
                   WM. T U R N B U L L .                                                                                                                                             ANNOUNCEMENT              FOR SALE — New Wonder Fanning
                                                      town lots is strictly prohibited.          through the district.                      to the next meeting of the Club.
                        Chairman,                                                                                                                                                                                Mill, complete with jogger and all
                                                           4. Offenders will be prosecuted                                                      After passing a vote of thanks to
                                                                                                                                                                              Mr. and Mrs. Charles Edkins an-    sieves. Is practically new. Will self
           L A N D S E T T L E M E N T BOARD.         under the "Health Act."                    Mrs. T. Douglas is visiting in town        the retiring officers, and especially
                                                                                                                                                                            nounce the marriage of their elder   for $40.00, or will exchange for
        Victoria, B.C.,                                                  G. S. ROBINSON,      at present with her daughters, Mrs.            to Secretary Jack Anderson, thedaughter, Chelta Vivienne, to Mr.    grain or hogs. Write or call on W.
          April 22, 1940.                                                    Municipal Clerk C. Beath and Mrs. E. Ewing. She will           meeting adjourned.              Lloyd A. Pierce.                     A. Crowston, Soda Creek, B.C.
                                                                                              leave about mid-May for the coast
                                                                                              and points in Alberta. Mr. and Mrs.
                                                                                              Douglas have reecntly sold their farm     OTTAWA—Hon. C. D. Howe, min-
                                                                                              near Soda Creek, and in the fall will  ister of transport, announced this
              T H T W. A . OF ST. J O H N T H E DIVINE A R E HOLDING T H E I R
                                                                                              come to Quesnel to make their home week that only one radio receiving
                                                                                                              • • •
                                                                                                                                     licence will be required for all radio
                                                                                                                                     receiving sets installed in a private
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ANNUAL MEETING
                                                                                                       ROADS I M P R O V E D         residence instead of one licence for
                                         A N N U A L S A L E OF                                                                      each set as formerly.
                                                                                                 With the exception of a few rough      This ruling is retroactive to April
                                                                                                                                                                                                Quesnel District Liberal
             FLOWERS
                                                                                              spots where "boils" have broken out 1 last, when licences for 1939-40 ex-
                                                                                              due to frost conditions, tbe main pired.
                                                                                              roads throughout the district are in


                                                                                                                                                                                                    Association
                                                                                              exceptionally good shape for this         VICTORIA — Fire fighting, volun-
                                                                                              time of the year. These boils, which tary or enforced, in British Colum-
                                                                                              suddenly break out in certain sec- bia woods this year will be paid for


             For Mothers' Day
                                                                                              tions, particularly on the Quesnel- at the rate of 25 cents an hour for
                                                                                              Barkerville road, have been drained fire crews, 30 cents for sub-foremen.
                                                  ALSO                                        and repaired and traffic is more or 40 cents for foremen and $4 to $6 a
                                                                                              less normal again. This Is about day for specialists, including cooks                                                                                                      Will be held
             Afternoon Tea and Sale of                                                        three weeks or a month earlier than and
                                                                                              last year's break-up.
                                                                                                                                            fire superintendents, according
                                                                                                                                     to regulations made by the Province

                   Home Cooking                                                                  H. H. Dickinson of Fort iSt. James,
                                                                                              a former resident of Quesnel, was in
                                                                                              town this week.
                                                                                                                                     recently under the Forest Act.

                                                                                                                                        Jim    McHardie, of the Tertiary
                                                                                                                                                                                               FRIDAY, M A Y                                                                                                                                          10
                                                                                                                                     mine, Cottonwood, was a business
                                             AT T H E                                                            • • •
                                                                                                   D. M. Stewart of Vancouver is in
                                                                                                                                        visitor in town.
                                                                                                                                                         • • •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   At 8 p.m,
                                                                                                 the district at present looking over     Mrs. Art Hasse, of Kelowna, Is on
                             OLD                 SCHOOL                                          a number of placer propositions.
                                                                                                                 <* m •
                                                                                                                                        a visit to her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
                                                                                                                                        E. Wilcox, at present.                                              OLD                                                          LOG                             SCHOOL
                                                                                                   Bill Berridge of the House of
                                                                                                 Stone pa^ed through town during                         • • •

             Saturday, May                                                   11                  the week eu route to the coast from       The   young daughter of Mr, and
                                                                                                 Wells,                                 Mra. C. S. Wing, of Wells, underwent                      AWL       MEMBERS ANO INTENDING MEMBERS                                                                                                 A R E ASKED
                                                                                                                                        an operation at the Quesnel General                                              TO ATTEND

                                         2:30 to 5:30 p.m,
                                                                                                                • ••                    Hospital yesterday for an abcess of
                                                                                                                                        the ear,
                                                                                                   Quesnel is certainly getting up-to<

                TEA                  -                                         25c
                                                                                                 date. We now boast a temperamental
                                                                                                 director. It is reported on good auth-
                                                                                                                                                         • • •
                                                                                                                                           Prize lists for Fall Fair were mail-                 Business: Election of Officers
                                                                                                 ority that this gentleman worked ed to the farmers of the district dur-
                                                                                                 himself into such an artistic dither ing the week. The early mailing of
                                                                                                 that he had to remain home from the lists should prove an Incentive                       H « I > I W * " W W   <
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                                                                                                 work one morning—after a not-too- toward a better Fair this year.
                                                                                                 good rehearsal the night before.
 PAGE TWO                                                                                                        THE CARIBCC 01 SERVER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SATURDAY, AlPRIL 27, 1'.-'0

  Cbe Cariboo Observer                       and. unannounced mine-laying.
                                                Back of the-Allied decision to mine
                                                                                         many obtains resources vital to I is that which enables a man to know
                                                                                         her- prosecution of the war and I wlu.:: he has said enough.—Franklin
     Published at Quesnel, Cariboo           these neutral waters, however, stands       obtains from Norway facilities { News.
               District, B.C.
       J . B. Hutchcroft, Publisher
                                             in plain view the fact that Norway
                                             is not really able to protect its neu-
                                                                                         which place the Allies at a dang-
                                                                                         erous disadvantage.               j                                                                    Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co.
                                              trality, either from Allied encroach-
    Devoted to the Interests of the          ment or German. It is significant of
                                                                                         This puts the matter squarely. The,          CREASE, DAVEY, FOWKES,
                                                                                       small neutrals are not usually in u
  Cariboo District and to publishing
  tbe facts relative to the Interior of
                                             Norway's political as well as geo-
                                                                                       position to prevent abuse of their                GORDON & BAKER
                                             graphic position, however, that the
  British Columbia.                           Allies should have at last taken this
                                                                                       neutrality by one side or the other
                                                                                       And when they are forced to choose
                                                                                                                                       Successors to CREASE & CREASE                                       TRAIN                         S C H E D U L E
                                             decision.                                                                                     404^411 Central Ruildinq
   Subscription price $2.00 a year,                                                    between the methods of belligerents,
 payable in advance.
                                                The step taken hy the Allies in
                                             iNorwegian waters would hardly have
                                                                                       the choice is not between good and
                                                                                                                                                 Victoria, B.C.
                                                                                                                                         BARRISTERS, SOLICITORS,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Between Vancoover and Quesnel
   Land Notices, 9 insertions $10.00                                                   bad but between bad and worse.
     $17.50 for publication i n B.C.         been taken had their Governments
                                                                                         There is another choice always to i                    NOTARIES
     Gazette and Observer.                   reason to fear that such a step would
                                             be so unacceptable to Norway as to        he considered, moreover, aud that is
   Water Notice, 30 days             16.00                                                                                                                                                                                        NORTHBOUND
                                             drive that country into German arms.      the ultimate aim of the belligerents,
   Beer Licence, 5 insertions .... 10.00
                                1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Mon. « Thurs.
   Coal Notice, 5 insertions          7.60   It is, after all, a step such as Norway   —whether it is one that provides                                                                         Vancouver (Union Fier)                                        Leave 12:00 Kma
   Display, per inch        ..         .50   could not have risked taking for her-     more, or less, security for small Stat-                                                                  Shalalth         .                                             »»    10:55 p.m.
     (Contract rates on application)         self, even if she had cared to do so      es in the world beyond the peace.—                 Before Y o u Insure                                   Lillooet                                                       "     12:35 a.m.
   Legal Notices, line         16 and .12    in an effort to prevent its neutrality    The Christian Science Monitor.                                                                           •'luitou                                              „            ••      4:15 ^m.
   Reading Notices, line               .26                                                                                        I
                                                                                                                                                Consult                                         Williams Lake                       ..                          "    11:00 a.m.
                                             from becoming, as Mr. Churchill
   Legal advertising must be i u by                                                     T h e best education in the world                                                                       Quosupi                                                       Arrive 2:30 p.m.
 Wednesday of each week to ensure
 publication in the next issue. In all
                                             pungently put it the other day, a
                                             weapon of aggression.
                                                Innocent onlookers in the midst of
                                                                                                                                       Confederation                                                       7        \               SOUTHBOUND
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tuee. A F r i .

 cases cash must accompany the
 advertisement.
   Address all communications and
                                             war have to face disagreeable facts.
                                             As the Mrilish statement recognizes:
                                                                                                                                           Life                                                 Qut^nel
                                                                                                                                                                                                Williams l.nk*>
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tuee. e F r i .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      V
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Leave i : 8 0 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "     9:40 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                     Association                          |
 make all cheques payable to                      Whatever may be the actual                                                                                                                    ^l'""                                              ZZ'.'.'.'Z "            3:80 aim!
     THE CARIBOO O B S E R V E R               policy which the Norwegian Gov-                                                         O n e of the W o r l d ' s G r e a t                     '111
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  "     7:80 a,m.
              Quesnel, R.C.                    ernment by German threats and                                                                                                                    Shahilth                                          "     8:20 a.S9.
                                                                                                                                       Life I n s u r a n c e I n s t i t u t i o n s .
                                               pressure are compelled to follow,                                                                                                                \»iixoi!'r.f M'nlon P\.*T)                      Arrive 7:00 p.m.
                                               the Allied Governments can no                                                           R e n o w n e d for Strength,                                                                              Wad. A s a t
     QUESNEL WELCOMES T H E                    longer acquiesce in the present                                                         Service and                Security                              t. .
                                                                                                                                                                                                       >a"e connects with train at Quesnel for passengers to ami
        DRAMA FESTIVAL                         state of affairs by which Ger-                                                                                                                   froi.i Pr!i),. Geor^". Parke rvllle and Wells.
                                                                                                                                                  S i n c e 1871.                                               e


                                                                                                                                                                                                      Th: i.#b tickets to all points issued at P.O.B. Rlwy. Office,
                                                                                                                                                                                                           u




 Q players ofthis week welcomes the]
   UESNEL
                the various dramatic
                                                                                                                                                                                                Wells, and at P.G.E. stages. Bus Terminal, Prince George.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Uin>re anu Sleeping Cars on all through Trains.
  groups thorughout Cariboo, who meet
  here for the Second Annual Cariboo                                                                                                      Representative
  Drama Festival. The executive of                                                                                                                                                             Travel By Train—In Comfort aid Safety
  the Cariboo Drama Festival Associa                                                                                                  LOUIS LeBOURDAIS
  tion is to be congratulated on the
  enthusiasm with which it has carried
                                                                                                                                                QUESNEL, B C.
  out the work of educating the Carl
  boo people in drama consciousness.
  While we do not consider the people
  of Cariboo apathetic, we would scarc-                                                                                                                                                                                     _ AGE GOVERNMENT
  ely enjoyed the prospect of convinc-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              GUARANTEED ^ >
 ing them that they could sit throuch
  three evenings and one afternoon .of
 straight drama presentations, com-
 posed of twelve one-act plays; and                                                              INSURANCE'
 enjoy it. Yet this Is apparently what
 the executive has accomplished, judg-
 ing from the persons one meets who
                                                 GOOD/TEAR                                   M     A X O ' H E L L says, "Luck
                                                                                                    m e a n s the appoint-
                                                                                                    ments you have never
                                                                                             failed to keep; the trains you
 are looking forward to the Festival.
                                                                                             hare never failed to catch."
    The record of the Cariboo Festival
                                                T R U C K                                    'Round E A T O N ' S M a l l Order


                                                                                                                                                                     3 STRR RYE
 Is, we believe, unique: during the
                                                                                             Buildings there are hundreds
 first year, with no previous expert-                                                        of people pulling for you—
 nee, eight plays were produced: this




                                                                                                                                                    nobi
                                                                                             working to see that your goods
 year the program has twelve listej),
 from four towns, an accomplishment
                                               T I R E S                                     are delivered promptly and in
                                                                                             good order—testing and ex-                                              A special quality old rye of fine
 to be proud of. We wish the sponsors,                                                       perimenting to guarantee that                                           flavor, thoroughly matured in oak.
 continued success, and hope that the           WEAR LONGER                                  they w i l l be satisfactory both
 Festival may grow, both in size aqd                                                         upon receipt and while i n use.
                                             GIVE GREATER
 perfection of performance.                                                                 This desire to protect the cus-
                                                                                            tomer from disappointment,                                                       nmu *                                              i          i3oz
       NO F A R M S U R P L U S E S
                                              TRACTION
                                                                                            delay o r disadvantage, la the
                                                                                            "took insurance" that makes                                              UULT w »    ^
                                                                                            •hopping not only pleasant,                                                    A  25 OZ.
C    ANADIAN, and consequently Carl-
     boo, farmers should not be troub-
                                                 • There is an exactly
                                                R I G H T Goodyear truck tire
                                                                                            but safe at EATON'S.

 led this year with farm surpluses.             that will do the Job you
                                                want It to do better than
                                                                                                                                                                                                           40 OZ.
 Recent events in Europe point to the
                                                any other tire . . . and i t               T . E A T O N C?,«.,..
 fact that Canada will be called upou           w i l l save you money! Drive           w'.NNIPLG                  CANADA
                                                                                                                                                 This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or-by the)
 to supply much of the imported farm            i n and let us show you the                                                                                                 Government of British Columbia.                      ...
 produce in Britain this year. The              t i r e t h a t w i l l g i v e you
German invasion of Denmark has cut              greater mileage at lower
                                                cost per m i l e .
 off the supply upon which Britain to
 a large extent depended. While it is        W E H A V E A FULL S T O C K
true that other units in the British,
 Commonwealth of Nations will also                   Quick         Service!
make up part of the deficiency, few
 of them raise the type of produce
needed in temperate Britain. New
                                               Johnston Bros.
 Zealand and Australia will supply
 part of the butter needs, but it is            Quesnel, B.C.
 a long haul from the antipodes—Can
 ada Is much closer and ships are at
 a premium.
    Britain imported from Denmark in
 1939 380 million pounds of bacons
while Canada supplied 143 million.
In addition, Danish exports to Bri"
 tain in the pork line included 74 mil-                                                                                                                                                                                     CHEVROLET'S
lion pounds of hams, four million
 pounds of fresh pork, 133 million
pounds of chilled, frozen or pickled
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Vacuum Power                      Shift
pork products, and nearly nine mil-
lion pounds of tinned pork products                                                                                                                                                                    DOES 80% of fee WORK FOR YOU!
of various kinds.
    Denmark was also an important                                                                                                                                                                       YES, it's almost magical...            the way this marvellous,
source of supply of butter, eggs, tur-                                                                                                                                                                  Chevrolet-pioneered Power Shift does the work for you
keys, cheese, fresh cream and con-
                                                                                                                                                                                                        —takes all the tug, push and strain out of gearshifting!
densed milk. From these figures one
can see the magnitude of the task In                                                                                                                                                                    You just slide the lever with fingertip pressure—with-
making up the loss of these commod-                                                                                                                                                                     out taking your band off tht steering wheel—and die
ities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        hidden Vacuum Power device goes into action, provid-
    Besides losing Danish products
Britain also loses her Imports from                                                                                                                                                                     ing 80% of the shifting effort. Come in and try it
Norway, Sweden, Poland and Lithu-                                                                                                                                                                       today. A L L Chevrolet models have the Vacuum Power
ania. Under these circumstances it                                                                                                                                                                      Shift, at no extra cost.
is up to the farmers In every dis-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   e      •     •
trict in Canada to produce sufficient
                                                                                                                                                                                                        "ROYAl ClIMtR" STYLINO . . . *"THI RIDI ROYAL" — CJtovroUt't
quantities of foodstuffs for the local                                                                                                                                                                  PtrhiW KMfr-ArttM RMMMJ Sytfom . . . NiW MILL-VISION BOOHS
market, and also to try for export-                                                                                                                                                                     BY FIIMR . . . SUNR.SUINT VALVI-IN-HtAD SNOINI . . . MBMCTIO
able surpluses. There is no doubt but                                                                                                                                                                   HYDRAULIC IRAKIS . . . LAROIR TIPTOI-MATIC CLUTCH . . . NIW
what a ready sale will be forthcom-                                                                                                                                                                     SIALIC ~fAM HIAOLIOHTS with Separata Parkina Liadrt . . . AND II'S
ing during the war years at least.                                                                                                                                                                      "LONOIST Of THI LOT " - U 1 liMftot from front of arillo to row of feWyl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  'On Special D,        UntHMtk.




I The Editors Say . . . .
       MINES' A N D N O R W A Y


M   INING of Norwegian waters by
    the Allies is one of those steps
which become "legal" for a belliger-
ent only when Its enemy has prev.




                                                                                            CHEVROLET**
lously resorted to Illegalities. That
Is frankly the British position, as set
forth In London's statement on the
mining:
    Suoh action, even though net
  lawful In ordinary elreumataiteeii
  bsoomsi and l i generally reoeg<
  nized to become lawful In view
  of the ether belligerent'! vlole?
  Hon of lew.                                                                                                                                       JOHNSTON BROS,
                                      TWs^id^r^
  Germany's violation of law in this or displayed by the liquor Control                                                                ^UeSNJfL, B . C .                     LOCAL gPALgBg
case is illustrated by its sinking of Board or by the Government $
neutral vessels and iitfiierimi*ate           British Columbia.
                                                                                                                                                                                              wmmem             mmmmmsm                      mmssBgB&msasm.                  mm
                                                                                                             THE CARlSOO OBSERVER                                                                                                                                                          PAGE THU1-'
     SATURDAY, APRIL- 27, 1940



                                                                                                       A Cup of Tea
                                         owing to the recent invasion of Nor-
 E M A I L S TO S C A N D I N A V I A A R E
              CANCELLED                  way and Denmark by the German
                                         forces. The order affects Norway,                                                                                                                                      VAUGHAN REALTY CO.                                     FRASER & PEERS
     Mail services to the Scandinavian Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and                                                                                                                                                  REAL ESTATE                                 MINING A N D CIVIL
countries have been suspended by Lithuania, and of course Denmark,                                                                                                                                              FIRE      — INSURANCE — LIFE                                  ENGINEERS
order o*.. the Post Office Departmnt which is completely under German                  After a period, detrmined by the        der, is thrust in at various points, a                                                   N O T A R Y P U B L I C , Etc.            D. D. Fraser,            A . F. Peers,
                                         domination.                                teamaker, the leaf is sufficiently rol-    handful of the leaf is scrutinized, and                                                                                                B.S., E.M.                A.M.E.I.C.
                                                                                                                               a resultant shake of the head or a
               LAID ACT                                                             led, a trap door is sprung at the base
                                                                                    of the. machine, depositing the leaf       howl to the sirocco men to stand by,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                FRONT STREET—QNESREL                                        Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                    on a waiting canvas. 'This in turn        advises how matters stand. We will
     Notice of intention to Appiy to                  SHIP VIA                      is dragged out and dumped at a con-        have a closer once over of this tea-
              Purchase Land                                                         venient spot near one end of the          maker gentleman when he is not so
                                                                                    "sirocco." Other rollers are contrib-      busy.
In Cariboo Land Recording District
     of Cariboo and situate adjoining
                                                Docherty's Cariboo                  uting their quotas and a large mound
                                                                                    speedily grows larger. Looking at
                                                                                                                                 The sirocco is simply a colossal ov-
                                                                                                                              en. Twenty feet in length,, six in                                                                             MUSKRATS
                                                                                    this peculiar appearanced heap, it        breadth and another six high. A fur-
                                                 Freight Line Ltd.
 i Lot 6056 Cariboo District.                                                                                                 nace, wood burner, easily regulated,                                               In the past month we have                 actually paid trapi ers $1.70 average
  ' T A K E NOTICE that Roddy Roy                                                   could in no way be recognized as the
                                                                                    foliage ot tender leaves, stalks apd      supplies the heat. The oven is a 3-                                                for fresh skins; up to $30 for            beaver:   $60 for Marten—DON'T
Moffat, of Quesnel, B.C., occupation                                                                                          decker, open at both ends. Trays, ap-                                              GIVE YOUR FURS AWAY;                      ship today to J. H . M U N R O L T D . Van-
Parmer, intends to apply for permis-                                                buds, that probably the previous day
                                                                                    had been gloriously growing outside.      proximately four feet by four, metal                                                couver, B. C. (Established 26            years).
sion to purchase the following de-         OPERATING W E E K L Y TRUCK                                                        frame, line mesh bottom, can move
scribed lands:—                                                                     A juicy, greenish yellow, massacre
                                           SERVICE FROM VANCOUVER                   of the innocents. The mound is cov-       along these decks on specially con-
 '.' Commencing at a post planted 20       TO   W'MS LAKE,         QUESNEL,         ered with canvas and allowed to fer-      structed channel irons. Nothing to it,
chains South of the North East corner             A N D W A Y POINTS                ment. Fermentation depends on at-         you have your heat, you have your
et Lot 5056, Cariboo District, thence                                               mospheric conditions, the heat gen-       oven and you have your trays. When
Bast 20 chains; thence South 40
chains; thence West 20 chains:             Registered Office:—Quesnel, B.C.         eiated by the leaf, and the wonder-
                                                                                    ful intuition of the teamaker. He is
                                                                                                                              the leaf is sufficiently processed to
                                                                                                                              allow firing, a sirocco man takes pos-                                             T H R O U G H                              S E R V I C E                     T O
thence North 40 chains, and contain-                                                                                          ition at each end; the one in prox-
                                                                                    a native Singalhese, requires no spec-
ing SO acres, more or less.
           RODDY ROY MOFFAT,
                                           IF Y O U N E E D O U R S E R V I C E T -
                                           D1SPLAY O U R S E R V I C E FLAG.
                                                                                    ial long-handled thermometer to
                                                                                    probe the now practically golden
                                                                                                                              imity to the mound spreads leaf
                                                                                                                              thinly and evenly on a tray, places
                                                                                                                              it on the lower deck runners, pre-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 VANCOUVER
                              Applicant.                                            mound. His arm, bared to the shoul-       pares another tray and repeats the
     Dated April 1st, 1940.                                                                                                   process; the second tray naturally                                                 Leaves Bus Depot Thurs. and Sun. 8 a.m.
                                                                                                                              propels the first farther into the ov-


                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Cariboo Stages Ltd.
                                                                                                                              en, and so on with the next and
                                                                                                                              next. The first tray eventually reach-
                                                                                                                              es the man at the far end, he pulls
                                                                                                                              it out, gives it a deft shake and a
                                                                                                                              twist, again evenly scatters the leaf

                                                               T                                                              and runs the tray into the second
                                                                                                                              deck. Dozens of these conveyors are
                                                                                                                              following each other regularly and
                                                                                                                              automatically through the sirocco.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     PHONE 32

                                                                                                                                     (Continued Next Week)




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Q U E S N E L , B.C.

                                                                                                                                    Red Cross News                                                               OPERATING           PAST T R U C K SERVICE B E T W E E N VANCOUVER,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     P R I N C E G E O R G E A N D W A Y POINTS
                                                                                                                              ntiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii        LEAVE        VANCOUVER                                 WEDNESDAY        12:00   NOON
                                                                                                                               Interesting Note*, on the Work of the                                             ARRIVE        CLINTON                                   THURSDAY        12:00   NOON
                                                                                                                                            Red Croat                                                            ARRIVE       WILLIAM8 L A K E                           THURSDAY         6:00   P.M.
                                                                                                                                 A nation-wide appeal is being                                                   ARRIVE        QUESNEL                                     FRIDAY         8:00   P.M.
                                                                                                                              launched by the Canadian Red Gross                                                 ARRIVE       PRINCE GEORGE                             SATURDAY          8:00   A.M.
                                                                                                                              Society for the names end addresses                                                                                VANCOUVER          DEPOT
                                                                                                                              of Canadians who have joined the
                                                                                                                              Royal Air Force In Great Britain.
                                                                                                                              The Information is needed so that in                                                PACIFIC C O A S T W A R E H O U S E
                                                                                                                              the event of these young men being                                                         P H O N E — S E Y . 6866                       60 P O W E L L   STREET
    This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by the                                    wounded or taken prisoners of war,
                               Government of British Columbia.                                                                the Red Cross can care for them and
                                                                                                                              keep their relatives in the Dominion




        THEY KNOW!
                                                                                                                              supplied with information concern-
                                                                                                                              ing their condition and whereabouts.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          'S MEAT MARKET
                                                                                                                                 Dr. Fred W. Routley, National Com-
                                                                                                                              missioner, stated that on his recent
                                                                                                                              trip overseas he had discovered that
                                                                                                                              about 1,500 Canadian lads had gone
                                                                                                                              over to England to Join the Royal
                                                                                                                              Air Force several months, before war                                                C H O I C E GRAIN F E D B E E F                                 CHOICE LAMB
                                                                                                                              was declared.                                                                            CHOICE GRAIN F E D P O R K                              CHOICE V E A L
                                                                                                                                 "At that time," he explained,
                                                                                                                              "there was a great rush on the part                                                            F R E S H A N D S M O K E D FISH
                                                                                                                              of the young men of Britain to join
                                                                                                                              the air'force. ~©ur own lads""Were"' a                                        :
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Local Poultry, Butter and Eggs
                                                                                                                              fraid they wouldn't get in if they                                                                  Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
                                                                                                                              specified that they were Canadians,
                                                                                                                              so they gave English addresses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             TRY OUR FAMOUS ALL-PORK SAUSAGE
                                                                                                                                  "There Is no way in which we can
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 PHONE 39                                                       QUESNEL, B.C.
            ENGINEERS have GOOD REASONS
                                                                                                                              keep track of these boys, and we are
                                                                                                                              hoping that the people of Canada will
                                                                                                                              respond immediately to our appeal
                                                                                                                              for information on an- t our men                   n




              for choosing the FORD V-8!
                                                                                                                              who are serving. with units other
                                                                                                                              than Canadian.
                                                                                                                                 "We have alreadv received some
                                                                                                                              names and addresses from people


              Among them: ^ ^ ^ T ~ ~ A                                                                                                                                                                           QUESNEL                                                    HOTEL
                                                                                                                              who were aware of the services we
                                                                                                                              have established overseas to care for
                                                                                                                              the Canadian men, but there are still
                                                                                                                              hundreds more to be got. When I was
                                                                                                                              in England the number of Canadian                                                                                FRONT STREET
                                                                                                                              lads who had given English address-                                                 J. D. P E A R 8 0 N                                              R. L A U G H T O N
                                                                                                                              es was estimated at 1,500. It may be
                                                                                                                              larger, for the British war office had
                                                                                                                              no definite records."
                                                                                                                                  Dr. Routley added that he 'ad
                                                                                                                              tried to get a list of these lads while
                                                                                                                              in England because it was discoveerd                                                       Your Home Away from Home
                                                                                                                              that some of them had been wound-
                                                                                                                              ed and taken to hospitals in England
                                                                                                                              and Scotland, and two had been tak-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  One Rate and Comfortable to All
                                                                                                                               en prisoners of war.
                                                                                                                                 The hospital visiting committee                                                  $2.00, $2.50 Double B                                     $1.00, $1.50 Single
                  —3*                          _^^^^^^gafl                                                                    had already been established in Lon-
                                                                                                                              don by the Canadian Red Cross to
                                                                                                                              look after wounded Canadian sold-
                                                                                                                              iers. "Every hospital in Britain will
                                                                                                                              have a visitor attached to it, and it
                                                                           VALUE .                 1
                                                                                                                              will be her job to see that any Can-
                                                                                                                              adian patient is cared for and that
                                                                                                                              news is sent to his relatives here in
                                                                                                                               tbe Dominion. After the last war,
                                                                   ate *   e t t e
                                                                                     o« '   our8
                                                                                                   '                           thousands of mothers thanked us for
                                                                                                                               this service."
                                                                                                                                  Regarding prisoners of war, Dr.
                                                                                                                               Routley pointed out that Canadian
                                                                                                                               Red Cross was able to send parcels                                                                      G.[E. Malcolm, Proprietor
                                                                                                                               of food and clothing to Canadians in-
                                                                                                                               terned in belligerent countries, aud
                                                                                                                               to keep relatives Informed of their
                                                                                                                               condition.                                                                                             FULLY MODERN
                                                                                                                                    We can keep track of our men
                                                                                                                               who are serving with Canadian un-
                                                                                                                               its, Dr. Routley said, but it is im-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Modern Coffee Shop
                                                              F0RDV8
                                                                                                                               portant that we get the names and
                                                                                                                               addresses of these 1,500 or so air                                                                     GORDON M o L E O D            —        Manager
                                                                                                                               force men who have not specified
                                                                                                                               that they were from Canada.
                                                                                                                                  The Commissioner quoted the in-
                                                                                                                               stance of the Canadian from Quelph,                                                 Meals                       Lunches                        Ice Cream
                                                                                                                               Ontario, who for 18 days was thought
                                                                                 FORD    CARS A R E MADE                       missing or dead. His parents had re-                                                           ORDERS T A K E N FOR O A K I S A N D              PASTRIBS
                                                                                        IN C A N A D A                         ceived this news in a roundabout way
                                                                                 88,000 Canadian workers and                   but the British war office could send
                                                                                 dependants benefit because                    no' report, simply because the youug
                                                                                                                               man had not given a Canadian ad-                                                                                      WHITE       HELP
                                                                                 the Ford car is made in this                 dress. The Red Cross investigated
                                                                                 country. When you buy a                       and was able to notify the ptreuts
                                                                                 Ford, more of your money stays
                                                                                 in Canada.
                                                                                                                               officially that the lad was mining.
                                                                                                                                  The local branch wishes to thank                                                 Quesnel                                                                B.C.
                                                                                                                               Mr. Dick Roddit for painting the sign
                                                                                                                               for the Quesnel Red Cross headquart-
                                                                                                                               ers.



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                                                 Work, was completed during the                                                                                                                                                          The nc iA no          ofAe/i
                                               week on the renovation of the local
                                                                                                                                                    Golf Putterings                          Classified Ads                                                                               F.        M C N E I L L
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       JUST UK
  Quesnel Hotel Cafe
                                               post office, and it now presents a
                                               much-improved appearance.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         tobacco                                        (Successor to E. J. Avison)
                                                                                                                                                            By   19th H O L E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         B A R R I S T E R , SOLICITOR,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         OLD              CHUM
                                                                                                                                                                                           FOR RENT—Four room house, well
                                                                                                                                                                                             and garage on property. Apply J.                                                                 NOTARY PUBLIC
                                                                                                                                                  The Wilson Cup competition was


                                                 Weekly Saving
                                                                                                                                               played off under ideal conditions on          Lazzarin.                                                                                         Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                                                               Sunday, with about forty members
       Best Place                                                                                                                              competing. Miss ISally Irving and Geo. FOR SALE—8 M.M. Mauser rifle,
                                                                                                                                               Johnston ran off with the honors,             sporting model. Lyman pup sifrht.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          QUESNEL MEAT MARKET
                                                                                                                                               and so new names will go on the               Sling. First class condition. Sacri-
        to Eat                                    Economy is the key-note of the
                                                  thrifty shopper. Avail yourself of
                                                                                                                                               handsome trophy donated by the late
                                                                                                                                               Robert Wilson. George is one of the
                                                                                                                                                                                             fice $25.C0.

                                                  our Weekly Specials.                                                                         original members of the club, and
                                                                                                                                               Sally Irving in her first year. Both
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   L Y N N L. H I L L ' PROP.


                                                                                                                                                                                             DANCE
                                                  STRAWBERRY JAM—                                                                              Played steady golf for a net 55, and
                                                  Fraser Valley, 4s.                                                             50c           a popular victory. Runners up were                                                                      D E A L E R S IN F R E S H AND C U R E D     MEATS
  Open Until Midnight                                                                                                                          Mrs. Malcolm and Russ Wood, with, a
                                                  LOGANBERRY JAM—
                                                                                                                                               net 58. The low markers, Noreen
                                                  Columbia, 4s                                                                   50c           Johnston and Len Rolph, played well,
                                                  DATES—Fresh Pitted
                                                  Per pkt.                                                                       I    7    c
                                                                                                                                               but. found the handicap a little too
                                                                                                                                               much to surmount.                             SAT., MAY 4                                   No. 1 Steer Beef, Pork and Lamb
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Chickens and Fowl
 Quesnel Radio
                                                  CATSUP—                                                                                         Keen interest is manifested by the
                                                                                                                                               juniors this year, especially boys,
                                                  Per tin                                                                        1    2    c




                                                  P E A R S — Orchard City
                                                  Per tin                                                                        1     5   c
                                                                                                                                               and the senior club is considering
                                                                                                                                               organizing a competition for the jun-
                                                                                                                                               ior members. Girls are conspicuous-           Dragon Lake                                        Fresh and Smoked Fish
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
  and Electric                                    P U M P K I N — R o y a l City                                                               Ijv their ahsni.' e. a;nl ihe :.pplh:.i ion
                                                  Per tin
                                                  NESCAFE—
                                                                                                                                     , 2 c     of a !'i\v would !<• w I • >iiu '. > Ihe
                                                                                                                                                club ranks.
                                                                                                                                                              Snapshots
                                                                                                                                                                         <         •
                                                                                                                                                                                             Institute Hall
                                                  The ideal coffee drink                                                         59c                                                                                                                  TRY    OUR S A U S A G E — Y O U W I L L      L I K E IT
                                                                                                                                                  "Sister" Johnston moving very
                                                                                                                                                warily around the cattle hazard on                      GOOD MUSIC
 Radio Service
                                                  SEED BEANS         SEED PEAS
                                                                                                                                               the 3rd.                                               REFRESHMENTS
                                                        L O C A L GROWN                                                                            Howard Harper driving 280 yards

                                                  S H O P A N D S A V E W H E R E YOUR
                                                                                                                                               on the first.
                                                                                                                                                  ".Mammy" Jones, showing improv-            ADMIS IONc
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         PHONE 3 3 — W E DELIVER
 Electrical Repairs                               DOLLARS H A V E MORE CENTS                                                                   ed form with a 53.
                                                                                                                                                  Mrs. LeBourdais hits an all-time
                                                                                                                                               low with a 49.
                                                 STAR GROCERY                                                                                     The girls who are graph conscious
    SERVICE GUARANTEED
           90 D A Y S                             P H O N E 59               Q U E S N E L , BJC.
                                                                                                                                               —a good idea.
                                                                                                                                                  Mrs. Kelly with her "rookies."
                                                                                                                                                Splendid.
                                                                                                                                                   Muriel Kolph cussing her partner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NUGGET HOTEL AND CAFE
                                                                                                                                                in the rough. Please note, Mr. Type-                                                                            BARLOW               STREET
                                                                                                                                                setter, this is spelled with a "cu,"
                                                                                                                                                not x "ki."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Twenty Years of Successful Experience in Catering


    Garden Tools
                                                                                                                                                C H A R L I E MASSON HAS NARROW                                                                      to the Travelling Public
                                                                                                                                                                ESCAPE

                                                                                                                                                   Charlie Masson, for many years                                                          BEST MEALS                  NORTH             OF       VANCOUVER
                                                                                                                                                "newsie" on the Pacific Great East-
                                                                                                                                                ern Railway, had a narrow escape

            ARE A NECESSITY                                                                                                                     from death recently when his boat,
                                                                                                                                                which he was repairing at Squamish,
                                                                                                                                                slipped of the jacks. Charlie was
                                                                                                                                                just grazed by the boat as it crashed        "I feel moo-ved to talk about K L I M " ,
     HAND SICKLES                                                                                        ™ f


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            TENNIS SHOES
                                                                                                                                                to the ground.                               says ELSIE, the Borden Cow.
     BAMBOO L A W N R A K E 8                                                                             „  C

                                                                                                                                                                                             "Klim is whole milk with all the cream
                                                                                                                                                   We understand Charlie has sold
     GRASS S H E A R S                          :- -                   1     6 0 a   n   d   2       1
                                                                                                         °                                      the movie rights to his book "Gold           left In—turned into afinesoft powder
     LAWN MOWER 8HARP ENERS                          «                 9 5      a    n   d   1       1           0
                                                                                                                                                Nugget Charlie," which is the chron-         by taking out all the natural moisture.
     T H R E E P I E C E G A R D E N TOOL S E T                                                      4       5       0
                                                                                                                                                icle of his own adventurous life.               Simply add KLIM to cold water—
                                                                                                                                                                                             whisk with a beater—and you have a                 For every member of the family have just been added to
     GARDEN SPADE8                                                                                                                                                                           foaming bowlful of delicious natural-          our stock. Come in and have yourself fitted with light foot-
                                                                                                                                                   The section of Front Street Park,
     CYCLONE 8EEDERS \                                                                           3       ,   4           0
                                                                                                                                                                                             tasting milk. The ideal milk supply for        wear for sports.
                                                                                                                                                lying between the Government tele            every occasion. Stock up with KLIM
                      LAWN MOWERS, 8PRAYER8, ETC.                                                                                               graph office and the skating rink,
                                                                                                                                                has been levelled, harrowed and
                                                                                                                                                seeded to grass. Next year, it is un-
                                                                                                                                                                                             at your grocer's or drug store."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Cotton Sweat Shirts
     Co wanHardwareCo.
                                                                                                                                                derstood, a children's playground is                                                        "POPEYE" AND "MICKEY MOUSE" fronts, assorted colors,


                                                                                                                                                                                             klim
                                                                                                                                                to be established there.                                                                    sizes from 26 to 34. Special each               79c




                                                                                                                                                                                       1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             DON'T F O R G E T OUR S P L E N D I D B A R G A I N S IN SHOES
           "Everything In Hardware"                                                                                                                  CHURCH NOTICES                          Cfomy Whol»Mllk—in ConvniiniPowdtrForm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                FOR T H E KIDDIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Prices so low that every child should be fitted with a pair
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              f
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             > shoes now.
                                                                                                                                                P A R I S H O F S T . J O H N T H E DIVINE
                                                                                                                                                             QUESNEL, B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                (AnflloM)                         Jersey EarrWs                                G R O C E R Y SPECIALS
  FOR YOUR SPRING SUIT                                                                                                                                                                       Cottage Cheese
                                                                                                                                                   Reflular Schedule of Servleee
                                                                                                                                                FIRST SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                                   9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Until Saturday, May 4
                                                                                                                                                  10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                  11:00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship.                                                              I P K T . RINSO A N D T W O B A R S L I F E B U O Y SOAP—
                                                                                                                                                   3:00 p.m.—Marguerite.                                                                                                                               32c
  See the newest Tip Top Samples j ust                                                                                                             7:30 p.m.—Evensong
                                                                                                                                                SECOND SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                                                                              Fresh Every Friday                             .11 for

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       11c
  in. Gaberdine, Flannels, Cords and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            C A T E L L I S C U T M A C A R O N I , per pkt.
                                                                                                                                                  10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                  10:30 ajn. Matins and Communion.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   1 5c Per Carton                          J E L L O , 7 delicious flavors, 3 for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               C O F F E E , 1 lb. tins, any brand
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       20c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       50c
              Tropicals                                                                                                                            3: CO p.m.—Canyon Creek.
                                                                                                                                                THIR-t* S U N D A Y —
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            A S S O R T E D T O I L E T S O A P S , 6 bars for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            S Q U I R R E L B R A N D P E A N U T B U T T E R , Is. tin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       25c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       18c

                                                                                                                                                                                              ^Cariboo
                                                                                                                                                   9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion.                                                                S Q U I R R E L B R A N D P E A N U T B U T T E R , 2s. tin                33c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            S Q U I R R E L B R A N D P E A N U T B U T T E R , 4s. tin                50c
                                                                                                                                                  10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            M. B. J A M , any kind, 2 lb. tin                                          36c
              Specials in 2-Piece Suits                                                                                                            1:00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                   2:00 p.m.—Kersley.
                                                                                                                                                                                             Coffee Shop
                                                                                                                                                   3:30 p.m.—Sisters Creek.                                                                  1 P K T . KELLOGG'S A L L W H E A T AND 1 UTILITY
                                                                                                                                                   7:30 p.m.—Evensong.                                                                       BOWL, both for                                                           25c



          aoketizies Ltd..
                                                                                                                                                 1URTH SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                                   9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion-


                                                                                                                                                                                             MrSe Lambert                                  JOHN A. FRASER&CO.
                                                                                                                                                  10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowsh'
                                                                                                                                                  11:00 a,m.—Senior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                   2:00 p.m.      Dragon Lake.
  Carson Ave.               MEN'S W E A R                         Quesnel, B.C.                                                                    7:30 p.m.—E/ensonr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         LIMITED
                                                                                                                                                ST. A N D R E W ' S   UNITED

                                                                                                                                                          F I R S T SlUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                                                CHURCH
                                                                                                                                                                                             Ladies' Wear
                                                                                                                                                 10:00 a.m.—Sunday School                                                                     Phone Your Orders—Telephone Ho. 4

   KLEENEX
                                                                                                                                                 11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship                        M I L L I N E R Y , HOSIERY,
                                                                                                                                                  1:30 p.m.—Bouchie Lake                          C O A T S A N D DRESSES,
                                                                                                                                                  3:30 p.m.—Moose Heights                         LINGERIE, NOVELTIES
                                                                                                                                                        SECOND SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                 10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                 11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                                  33 > p.m.—Castle Rock
                                                                                                                                                   :0                                        Quesnel -:- B.C.
                                                                                                                                                  7:30 p.m.—Australian •
                                                                                                                                                         THIRD SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                                          •                                                              Goodyear Tires                              Coyle Batteries
             Original and still [the best                                                                                                        10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                 11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                                  2:00 p.m.—Canyon Creek
                                                                                                                                                  3:30 p.m.—Woodpecker
                                                                                                                                                        F O U R T H (SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                                                             "The Home of Good Talkies"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         JOHNSTON BROS.' GARAGE
   200'sl5c                                         500's35c                                                                                     10:00 a.m.—Sunday School                    REX THEATRE
                                                                                                                                                 11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                                  4:00 p.m.—Crescent Ranch                                                                 Qeneral Motors Products,
                                                                                                                                                  7:30 p.m.—Australian
                                                                                                                                                         FIFTH SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sales and Service
     A L L I S O N D I M & BOOK C O .                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                 11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                                 Occasional services as announced.                                                       EXPERT REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES OF CARS
                                                                                                                                                                                                 END OF WEEK
     NYAL                                                                       ftSXALL
                              ( E S T A B L I S H It)   1818)
                                                                                                                                                  Services where place is not men-
                                                                                                                                               tioned are at St. Andrew's United
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AND TRUCKS
                                                                                                                                               Church, Quesnel.
                                                                                                                                                           R. J . L O V E . Minister.

          SPECIAL                         THIS
  H O Y ' S S P E C I A L G O L D E N T I P T E A — l ' a , pkt
                                                                WEEK
                                                                                   *«                                8
                                                                                                                                               8TB. A N N E ' S CATHOLIC C H U R C H

                                                                                                                                                  In future services eaoh Sunday i n
                                                                                                                                                                                              "Clouds Over                                         Batteries Repaired and Charged
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Alemite High Pressure Greasing

                                                                                                                                                                                                Europe
                                                                                                                                               Ste, Anne's Church, Quesnel, w i l l be
  HERRING®—Snow Cap brand, l's, tall can
  COWAN'S P E R F E C T I O N C O C O A - . l ' s , can
                                                                                    J°
                                                                                    G                            2 8                           >
                                                                                                                                               r . follows:
                                                                                                                                                 a
                                                                                                                                                  9:00 a.m.—Mass.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Washing, Polishing
  A Y L M E R P U R E S T R A W B E R R Y JAM—4's, can                      ,                                        6       2   e

                                                                                                                                                  9:45 a.m.—Sunday School,
  HOY1S S P E C I A L F . G. C O F F E E—Premium free. 2 lbs                      »0«
                                                                                                                                                  7:80 p.m.—Evening Devotions.
  P I N K S A L M O N — T a l l can
  A Y L M E R TOMATOES—2%'". 3 cans
  J O N A T H A N A P P L E S $1.18; WTNEISAP, per case
                                                                                 W/**
                                                                                                                     4       0   0                     R E V . G. R E D M O N D , Priest.                                                     Gas and Oils—Brake Linings
                                                                                                                                                       CHRISTIAN       SCIENCE
  DOMO C R E A M S E P A R A T O R S , G A S E N G I N E S , P U M P S , E T C .

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         IMPERIAL OIL AGENTS
  F R E E C O N G O L E U M R U G CO N T E S T — A P R I L 19 T O A P R I L 27.
                                                                                                                                                  A Christian Science service is held
                                                                                                                                               every Sunday morning at 11 o'cock
          C D . HOY & CO.                                                                                                                      at the home of Mra. Grant Grinder,
                                                                                                                                               North Quesnel. A l l are cordially in-
                                                                                                                                               TtteA.
                                                                                                                                                                                             SHOWS        C O M M E N C E 8:16 P . M .

				
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