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      VOL.   31, No. 29                                                                QUESNEL,       BRITISH     C O L U M B I A , S A T U R D A Y , MAY   4. 1940                                                                                      $2.00 A YEAR



                    ProspectorMeetsTragic Second Anuual Drama Festival                                                                                                                                                          Light & Water Company
                                                                                                                                                                                          UNITED C H U R C H     NOTES


       Personal Items                                                                                                                                                               Mothers' Day is May 12th this year.

                    End Near Hardscrabble Furnishes Fine Entertainment                                                                                                                                                          Equalizes Light Schedule
                                                                                                                                                                                  The annual Mothers' Day service will
                                                                                                                                                                                  be held at 11 a.m. with the Sunday
                                                                                                                                                                                  School and congregation uniting for
        BORN—At the Quesnel General                                                                                                                                               a joint service. Parents bring your
      Hospital, on Tuesday, April 30. 1940,                  Joseph Stepina, who operated a                                                                                       children. ISunday School scholars                      Publication of the new light rates
                                                                                                       Cariboo's Second Annual Drama        Beath & Sharpe, Quesnel—Won bv
      to Mr. and Mrs. Ceo. Silvester, of                 mining claim near Hardscrabble, six Festival is over for another year, the                                               bring your parents.
                                                                                                                                            Ralph Williamson. (Play "Who Gets                                                                                   •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     by the Quesnel Light & Water Com-
      Quesnel, a sou.                                   or seven miles from Wells, was found three-day Festival coming to a close           the Car Tonight?").                     In connection with Mothers' Day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     pany in the last issue of The Obser-
                              •  < *
                                  •                     dead near the workiny.s by his wife Saturday night with the presentation              Best Diction, cup presented by service a Baptism service will be                       ver, met with a somewhat mixed re-
            John Llndberg paid a business vis- on Saturday. The authorities were of tbe las three plays and the final                       Quesnel Municipality—Won by Rev. held. Parents having children to be                     ception from the townspeople. The
        it to Wells during the week.                    immediately notified and investigated. ajudication by Mrs. Yvonne Firkins,         Basil Prockter, Williams Lake.(Play baptized should see the minister
                                                        Stepina was found lo have compound of Vancouver,                                                                          Immediately. The baptism will be                   object of the company in this in-
                                                                                                                                           "A Collection Will Be .Made").
            Mr. and .Mrs. Tony Woodland uijd fractures of one leg, between the                                                                                                    early in the service for the conveni-              stance, has been more to equalize
                                                                                                       Eight Senior and four Intermediate     Among those players who did not
        children and .Mr. and .Mrs. lack An- ankle and knee. The fractures were                                                                                                   ence ot parents.                                   the existing rates than to reduce
                                                                                                   one-act plays were presented during      win cups, but who were specially
        derson and daughter, of Williams so bad that Ihe bones of his leg had                                                              mentioned by .Mrs. Firkins were Alary    Rev. R. J . Love will be absent for              tlieui. Heretofore there have been
        Lake, paid Quesuol a visit on Sunday protruded through tbe skin both at Hie ihree evenings and one afternoon                       Lambrltb, of Williams Uike, as Itacji- several days following the services                a dozen or more rates iu exis-
                                                                                                   of the Festival.
        last.                                           the back and front of Ihe leg.                Owing to other commitments, Hon.     el in "Refugee Family"; George Gib- on .May 12th when be will attend the                  tence. One particularly knotty prob-
                              •* •   •                      The victim was wearing high gum Dr. G. M. Weir, 'Minister of Educa-            bons, Prince George, as Charlie Clive annual B.C. Conference. Any requir-                 lem has been that of the service
            Mrs.                                                   t
                    Paul Gauthier (nee Mabel hoots a the time he met with the tion, who was to have officially op-                         in "The House With the Twisty Win- ing the services of the Church dur-                    charge which has been levied here-
        Elliott) and young son. arrived here accident, and had attempted to place ened tbe Festival on Thursday, was                       dows"; tbe entire cast of the "Maker ing his absence should see Wm.                       tofore. This has been eliminated en-
       from Stewart Saturday last, on a a tounieo.uet. made with a shoe unable to attend. Louis LeBourdais,                                of Dreams," by the Prince George Couldwell Sr.. clerk of the Session.                     tirely under the new set up and a
       visit to her parents, .Mr. and Mrs. string, around the injured leg. Ap- AI.iL.A., for Cariboo, acted for Dr.                        Little Theatre Association; the entire Mr. J. A. Fraser will attend the Con-
       A. J. Elliott.                                   parently his strength was not equal weir, and officially welcomed the              cast of "Tbe Columbine Club on the ference as l^ay Delegate from Ques-                    minimum charge, based on the vol-
                                                        lo the task. The coroner's jury and players and directors from Prince              Air,"  by the Prince George Baron nel.                                                    ume c.f energy used, substituted.
                             • • •                      police were unable to find what had George, Wells and Williams Lake. Byng High School, and Bud Mathe-                                                                           Owing to the elimiiitiliou of the
            Mrs. Jas. R. Kinley and daughter caused the accident, but it is thought Air. LeBourdais aso read a message son as Albert Bell in the Wells High                                                                          service charge, those who have been
       Shannon leave Monday for the coast. that he was hit by a boulder, which from Dr. Weir regretting his inability School production "Not Quite Such
       They will make the trip by motor shattered his leg and cut an artery, to attend the Festival, and wishing a Goose."
       with Rev. and .Mrs. Evan Fullerton, lie had bled to death.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Amateur Players Report                          operating at a low service charge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     will hud that their liglf; aud power
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    bills iu future will be higher. Those

                                                                                                                                                                                    Successful Year's Work
                                                                                                   the Association success.                      Mrs. Firkins also asked us to apolo-
       of Prince George.                                    The   funeral took place from the                                                                                                                                       who in the past have been paying a
                            •    » •                    United Church in Wells Wednesday              Thursday evening three plays were gise for her to Mrs. Mary l^ambrith.                                                        high service rate, will find theirs low-
                                                                                                                                              whom she failed to mention in the
           Quite a number of our residents under the auspices of the Wells. presented: "The Little Stone House," final adjudication. This was an over-                                                                              ered. As nearly as can be estimated
       celebrated birthdays on Thursday, ISranch of the Canadian legion, and                       by the Quesnel Amateur Players, di-                                                                                              at the present time the company wili
                                                                                                                                              sight, as Airs. Uimbrith as Rachel in
       among them being C. D. G, R. Baker, burial took place iu the Barkerville re-ted by S. Allen; "The Teapot on "Refugee Family" and Miss Ferguson
       Mrs. G. Kelly, Dr. Dr. •Sumner and                                                                                                                                                   Al embers of the Quesnel Amateur take a loss of between three and four
       Mary Anne Donnelly.                             cemetery. Rev. Dobson officiated at        thej Rocks," by the Quesnel High                                                       Players met in the Cariboo Hotel per cent from commercial users due
                                                       the funeral service.                       School, and directed by Miss Pat ran a close race for the Individual Sample Room Wednesday evening to to the changes in tariff. Domestic
           Jim Henderson, Imperial Oil Agent,                                                     Gwyer, and "The Singapore Spider," Lady's cup.                                         conduct the annual meeting of the and             power rates will remain the
                                                           .Mr. Stepina leaves his wife and by the Williams La!:e Dramatic Club,                 Following the adjudication, mem- organization. Main business of the
      Prince George, was a business visitor nine children, residents of Wells, to                                                                                                                                                   same as formerly.
      In this part of the district during the mourn his passing.                                  directed by Mr. de Montmorency.             bers of the Cariboo Drama Associa- evening was the election of officers
                                                                                                                                              tion held their annual meeting, when for the forthcoming year, which re-                 The Company has stated that the
      week. Jim was having hs troubles.                   Quesnel Funeral Directors attended          Friday eevening's plays were "Refu-                                                                                           present tariff has been levied as an
                                                                                                  gee Family," by the Williams Lake          plans for the next Festival were sulted as follows:
      due to the gas war in progress.                  to the funeral arrangements.                                                                                                                                                 experiment, and the rates as set out
                                                                                                  Dramatic Club, directed by Frances made. First business was the election
                     • • •                                                                                                                   of officers for the forthcoming year,          President—E. E . Gray.                  at the present time have not yet been
                                                                                                  M. Roberts; "The Maker of Dreams,"                                                        Vice-Pres.—Mrs. A. E. Boyd.             approved either by tbe Village Com-
           Dugald       Campbell,     representing    Marguerite News                             by the Prince George Little The?..re who are as follows:
                                                                                                 Association, directed by Mrs. C. J . Hon.             Pres.—Hon. Dr. G. Al. Weir.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Sec.-Treas.—Mrs. J. Freeman.            missioners or the Utilities Board. If
                                                                                                                                                                                           Executive—Jas. Kinley, D. F. Mc- the present system proves satisfac-
     Canadian Linotype Ltd., of Vancouver                                                        iFrederickson, and "Heaven on Earth,"           Hon. Vice-Pres.—J. Gray Turgeon,
      visited Quesnel on Friday, en route                                                                                                                                                Neill, Len Harper.                         tory and consumption of energy in-
                                                                                                 by the Quesnel Amateur Players, di- M.P., Louis LeBourdais. M.L.A., Maj-
      to Vancouver from a business trip to                The regular month-end social eve-                                                  or L. Bullock-Webster.                         Following the election of officers creases, there will be a general low-
     northern B.C. and Alberta points.                ning held by tbe community took rected by D. F. McNeill.                                                                           general business was discussed, and ering of the rate structure. Admit-
                           • • •                      place last Saturday at the school              Saturday afternoon's matinee was , President—8. Allen, Quesnel.                    a vote of thanks was passed to Chaa tedly, there seem to be several de-
          George Stephenson, of the Cariboo
                                                      bouse with a good attendance.              given over to the production of three ; Vice-Pres.—T. S. Carmichael, Prince Edkins, secretary of the Drama As- tails in connection with the new tar-
     Gold Quartz Co., was in town Sunday                                                                                                     George.
                                                          Following a sing-song in which all Intermediate plays, 'iThe Columbine                Secretary-Treasurer—Chas. Edkins, sociation, for the fine work he had
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   iff which will need alteration.
     last. George took home a new Poji-
                                                      took part, an enjoyable evening took Club on the Air," by Prince George Quesnel.                                                  accomplished on behalf of the Second
     tlac Coupe which he purchased from                                                          Baron Byng High School, directed by
                                                      place.
                                                                                                                                                The executive will be elected later Cariboo Drama Festival. Votes of
     Johnston Bros., local dealers, on
     Monday.
                          • • •
                                                *•       A feature of the affair was a talk Miss Patricia V. Sanders; 'Not Quite from the various affiliated drama thanks were also passed to the other
                                                      on the old days in Cariboo by A. P. Such a Goose," by the Wells School groups.
                                                      Mclnnis. Sandy's subject this time Players, Directed by E . Godfrey, and
                                                                                                                                                                                        officers of the Association.          Race Meet Will Replace
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Williams Lake Stampede
          Rev. A. Dobson, who has been in                                                                                                       It was decided that the Festival           It was decided to try and take two
                                                  1
                                                         .s Tom Manifree, whom he describ- "Who Gets the Car Tonight?" by the
    charge of the United Church at Wells ed as the first entertainer in the                      Prince George Baron Byng High               next year, as in the past will be held plays to Wells for presentation on
                                                                                                                                                                                        Saturday, May IU. The two plays will
     for the past two years, has tendered Cariboo.                                               School, direced by. Miss E. Whltton. in Quesnel in April, the dates to be be "Heaven on Earth" and Saturday
     his resignation to the Board of Stew-                                                           The final three plays, presented        decided later.
    ards, to become effective in June. Mr.               Manifree, who was one of Dun-                                                                                                  Night." Final arrangements for this
                                                     levy's party, could improvise, a song Saturday evening were "The House                                                             trip are not yet completed, but word           After 20 years of holding the larg-
    Dobson will leave during the summer

    India.                                           sang several of Tom's most popular
                                                                                                 With the Twisty Windows," by the
     to take a post as a missionary in on any local happening, and .Sandy Prince George Little Theatre Associ-                           Dr. and Mrs. C. J. Poole                       is expected from Wells early in the
                                                                                                                                                                                        coining week.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  est rodeo in British Columbia, Wil-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   liams Lake announces that this year
                                                                                                ation, directed by Thos. S. Carmi-                                                                                                they are going to forego the annual
                          • . a
                                                     compositions.
                                                         Recitations were given by Louise chael; "A Collection Will Be Made,"                  oe
                                                                                                                                         To M v to Revelstoke                                                                     event which has made the Cariboo
          Louis LeBourdais spent Friday in
    Wells, returning here today. He leav-
                                                     Daly. Mrs. Laing and Mrs. V.^mti by the Williams Lake Dramatic Club,
                                                     and Bob Young played a seelction on         directed by Major E. B. Hart, and
                                                                                                                                                                                   Popular Y u g Couple
                                                                                                                                                                                            on                                    famous and hold a race meeting in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  stead. This is to curtail expense as

                                                                                                                                                                                                 oa
                                                                                                                                                                                   Married Here T d y
    es this afteruuOi-f <\> irttcnti L U O spec-                                                "•Saturday Night," by the Quesnel               Dr. and Mrs. C. J. Poole, of Wells,                                               much as possible due to war condi-
                                                     the harmonica.
    ial session of tbe B.C. Legislature,                                                        Amateur Players, directed by James are leaving for Revelstoke shortly                                                             tions and also to cater to the popu-
                                                         Norma Hill and Annie Daser con-
    which has been called to convene on                                                                                                                                                                                           lar feeling of the district that a
                                                      tributed songs, while Louise Daly, R. Kinley.                                         where Dr. Poole will take up prac-
    Wednesday. The session will deal                                                                 Following the conclusion of the last tice. Airs. Poole, who is also a quali-                                                straight race meet with higher prize
                                                      Doreen Pullin and .Miss Condy prov-
    with tbe dispute between the Gov-                                                           play, it was announced that there fied physician and surgeon, acted as                     The    marriage of Nora Winifred money would be more acceptable.
                                                      ed a fine trio.
    ernment and the major oil companies
                                                         An     old Scotch ballad "Hunting woud be a 15-minute intermission, locum tenens for three months here •Stimp&pu, third daughter of Mrs. Besides the race meet there will also
    over oil prices.
                                                      Tower," by Mrs. Fridliugton and when Mrs. Firkins would give the last year in the absence of Dr. G. D. Stimpson, of Quesnel, and the late be a splendid fight card, an event
    FOR SALE—Tent 11 x 15 3 ft. wall.. A. P. .Mclnnis mado a hit, Sandy final adjudication, and announce the Oliver. Both are highly popular in J. T. Stimpson, of Victoria, to Harold which attracted over 300 spectators
                                     (.
          Good shape. Apply Observer.                wearing the tartan.                        winning plays and players. Mrs. the district and their departure will Berry, elder son of Mrs. A. Graham, la^t year. As many other entertaining
                                                                                                Firkins then discussed the three plays be keenly felt.                                 of Cookstown, Ontario, and the late features as can be organized between
                                                         A play by .Mrs. Mrs. Laing, with                                                                                              J. J. Berry, of Ashcroft, takes place now and the 25th, 2Gth and 27th of
    FOR         SALE—Power Washer, used Jean and Louise, brought an enjoy- presented during the evning, criticis-
          only five months. Apply Mrs. C. able program to a close.                              ing, as she had done at the close of               TO E S T A B L I S H PIG F A R M    this afternoon at St. Andrew's United June will also be on the program.
          Beath, Quesnel, B.C.                                                                  each performance, the actors efforts,                                                  Church. Following the ceremony the The dates as set are to enable horse
                                                         After refreshments,     games were                                                                                            popular young couple will leave for owners to attend the Williams Lake,
                                                     played and th party broke up about and giving praise where praise was                      O. P. Olson, of Wells, is planning the coast on a six weeks' honeymoon. meet and then go on to Quesnel for
    FOR SALE—1/2-ton International Pan- eleven.                                                due.                                         to establish a pig ranch on Cornish
         el Delivery. 1935. In splendid con-                                                         Before commencing her final adjud- Flats, on the Wells-Hardscrabble road                                                    the July 1st celebration.
         dition in every way. Owner has no               Lloyd Harper of the Harper Sheet ication of the Festival, and announc- according to word-received here. Mr.                      Joe Smith Jr., of Williams Lake, is
         further use for it. May be seen at Metal Works, left during the week ing the winning plays and players, Olson's chief worry is bears, which relieving Harold Berry in the Gov-
         Kelly's Store; .Marguerite, B.C.            for Williams Lake, where he will in- Mrs. Firkins complimented the Cari- are known to be fairly plentiful in ernment telegraph office at Barker-
                                                     stall the plumbing in the new home boo Drama Association on the high that part of the district; and it is ville during the latter's absence on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           NOTICE
    FOR         S A L E — Kroehler leatherette being built for Herb Gardner, of H. calibre of the various performances, also well known that bears, both holidays.
         bed-chesterfield and three chairs, . Gardner & Sons.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • • •
                                                     1                                         and the splendid selection of plays black and grizzly, have a fondness for
         chest of drawers, child's dresser-                                                    which had been presented. The Cari- pork.                                                                                              In applying the new commercial
         book shelf, Easy Spin-Dry Washer,
         range as new, kitchen table, row-
                                                                • • •                          boo Festival, in her opinion, was                                                                                                 light rate, the Quesnel Light & Wa-
                                                                                                                                                                                          Mrs. A. Graham, mother of Harold ter Company has reduced the rev-
         boat, miscellaneous.         .Mrs. E. D.        A number of Quesnel residents are equally as good as any of the similar               COLD W E A T H E R HOLDING UP           Berry, of Barkerville, is in town for enne previously derived from same
         Woodburn. Quesnel, B.C.                     busv planting lawns this year and groups in the Province, although but                          PLACER OPERATIONS                 the wedding of her son. Mrs. Graham by four per cent (4%). This will be
                                                     generally improving tbe appearance in lis sacond year,                                                                           will spend a few days here as the a test to ascertain if the Company
    FARM WANTED—Or will trade Al- of their homes. Quesnel is singularly                             The« organization for, and the Continued cool weather is holding guest of Mrs. Stimpson before return-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                can give a further reduction at a
          berta farm. Send details to J. H. fortunate in that the climate is ex- smooth and clock-like precission of back placer operations on a number ing to her home at Cookstown, Ont. later date, providing the consump-
         Tatosky, Lake Eliza, Alberta.               cellent for lawns and garden culture. the presentations, and the lack of of hydraulics in the Barkerville area.
                                                         Mr. and -Mrs. L. M. Lunn left Sun- tedious intervals between the plays, Those on the higher elevations such
    FOR SALE — New Wonder Fanning day night for Ashcroft, where Mrs. Mrs. Firkins said, spoke well for the as Lowhee, Waverlv and French
                                                                                                                                                                                                   • • •                         tion of energy is increased.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The   Company wishes to correct
         Mill, complete with jogger and all Lunn entrained for Coleman. Alberta. organizing ability of the Cariboo Creek have not yet commenced. The                                      Air. and Mrs. Harold Lovatt and       an error which appeared iu a notice
         sieves. Is practically new. Will selrj She received word Sunday morning Drama Association. Much of the te- majority of the others, such as the children arrived here during the past published in the last issue of The
         for $40.00, of will exchange for of the serious illness of her brother, dium of waiting even the few minutes Ketch, Point, Donovan Creek and week and have taken up residence in Observer. There is NO discount on
         grain or hogs. Write or call on W . Mr. Lunn returned home Monday which elapsed between plays was re- Slade-Cariboo Placers have been pip- tbe former Cowan home in North power rate. This rate remains the
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         A. Crowston, Soda Creek, B.C.               night.                                    lieved by the music of the Cariboo ing for some time.                                  Quesnel. Mr. Lovatt is representative same as heretofore.
                                                                                               Legion Band Orchestra. At many of                                                      in this territory for the Marshall-
                                                                                               the Festivals at which she had adjud-           Mr. Andy Rae, Government Agent Wells Co., Vancouver. He was former-
                                                                                               icated there had been no music what- of Indian Affairs, of Vanderhoof, vis- ly located at Kamloops.
              T H T W. A. OF ST. J O H N T H E DIVINE ARE HOLDING T H E I R                    ever provided.
                                        A N N U A L S A L E OF
                                                                                               Firkins said, to make the various
                                                                                                                                           ited Quesnel on Friday on official
                                                                                                    It had been extremely difficult, Mrs. business,                                                  ANNUAL MEETING
                                                                                                                                                               • • *



        FLOWERS
                                                                                              choices of winners, the standard had             Miss Evelyn Langford, daughter of
                                                                                              been so uniformly excellent through- Mr. and Airs. K. K. I^angford, has
                                                                                               out. The following are the winning gone to Vancouver for a month's
                                                                                               plays and the actors:
                                                                                                    Winning Senior Play, cup donated
                                                                                                                                           visit with friends.
                                                                                                                                                              • * •
                                                                                                                                                                                        Quesnel District Liberal
                                                                                               bv the 13.C. Department of Education


                           Mothers' Day                                                                                                                                                     Association
                                                                                              —"Heaven on Earth," presented by                 The "House "hotel, in Barkerville,
                                                                                               the Quesnel Amateur Players, direct- is closed for tbe first time in more
                                                                                               ed by D. F. McNeill.                       than fifty years. Mrs. House died in
                                                                                                    Second Senior Play, Cup donated December last and her daughter, Mrs.
                                                                                              by Rod Alackenzie, Williams Lake— McArthur and granddaughter, Aliss
                                                                                              "A Collecion Will Be Made," present- •Mary McArthur, are at present vis-
                                                 ALSO
                                                                                              ed by the Williams Lake Dramatic iting in Vancouver.                                                             Will be held
        Afternoon Tea and Sale of                                                             'Club, directed by Major E. B. Hart.
                                                                                                    Individual Lady, cup donated by C.
                                                                                                                                                              • • •
                                                                                                                                               The Coast & Lakes Alluvials, oper-

              Home Cooking
                                                                                              H. Allison—Won by Miss Ella Fergu- ated by Ken Langford, down Beaver
                                                                                              son. (Play "Saturday Night").               Pass, hae been operating since April
                                                                                                    Individual Gentleman, cup donated 28 with one unit. A second will be
                                                                                              by G. E. Malcolm—Won by Chas. running within a few days, following
                                                                                                                                                                                       FRIDAY,                                      M A Y 10
                                               AT T H E
                                                                                              Edkins. (Play "Saturday Night").            the arrival of engine parts from Van-
                                                                                                   Winning Intermediate Play, cup do- couver.                                                                     At 8 p.m,
                                                                                              nated by the B.C. Department of Edu-                            a     •  a
                                                                                                                                               Cliff Vernon and G. W. Armstrong,
                        OLD                SCHOOL
                                                                                              cation—"Who Gets the Car Tonight,"
                                                                                              presented by the Prince George iiavon who rent boats to fishermen visiting
                                                                                              Byng High School. Directed by Mlsa Six Mile Lake, announce that this
                                                                                                                                          year boat rentals will be 25c an hour,
                                                                                                                                                                                               OLD             LOG              SCHOOL
                                                                                              Thelma E. Witton.


         Saturday, May 11
                                                                                                    Second Intermediate Play, cup do- with a minimum charge of 25c, and
                                                                                              nated by Prince George Board of no charge less than one half hour                                 ALL MEMBER8 A N D I N T E N D I N G M E M B E R S A R E        ASKED
                                                                                              School Trustees—"The Teapot on the after the first hour. Rates in previous                                                 TO A T T E N D
                                                                                              Rocks," presented by the Quesnel years have been 20c an hour,
                                         2:30 to 6:30 p.m.                                    High School. Directed by Aliss Pat
                                                                                              Gwyer,                                                        • • •
         TEA                                                               25c
                                                                                                    Individual Girl, cup donated bv            Senior Constable Stanley Raybone.
                                                                                              Johnston Bros., Quesnel—Won by who has been In charge of the Bark-                       Business: Election of Officers
                                                                                               Miss Betty Dunn. (Play "Not Quite erville-Wells detachment for the oast
                                                                                               Such a Goose"),                            three years has been promoted to
                                                                                                    Individual Boy, oup donated by the rank of Corpor&I. and will short- J ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ t ^ j u u i j u v A A n A r i r i n                                   - -          —



                                                                                                                                          ly be transferred to the Grand Forks-
                                                                                                                                          Greenwood district,
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  publication in the' next issue. In all                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Moffat, of Quesnel, K.C., occupation
  cr.ses cash must accompany the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                farmer, in;end-; io apply for permis-
  advertisement.                                                                                                                                                                                                       OPERATING W E E K L Y TRUCK              sion to purchase the following de-
    Address all communications and                                                                                                                                                                                     S E R V I C E FROM   VANCOUVER)
  make all cheques payable to                                                                                                                                                                                          TO      W M S LAKE,    QUESNEL, j           Commeii.-iiig at a post planted 20
       THE CARIBOO O B S E R V E R                                                                                                                                                                                                                              chains South of the North East corner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 AND W A Y POINTS      j        of Lot riij.">i;, Cariboo District, thence
               Quesnel, B.C.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    East 20 chains; thence South 40
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ctjisteiml   Office:—Quesnel, B.C.      chains; thence West 20 chains;
            'SWAT THAT       FLY"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  0
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                i hence North 1 chains, and contain-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ing so ucre.s, more or less.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ! I VOL' NLKD OUR SERVICE—

 T       HIS is the time for each house-                                                                                                                                                                               DISPLAY OCR SERVICE FLAG.                           RODDY ROY MOFFAT,
         holder in Canada to lay plans for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Applicant.
     his own annual war, in which the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Daied April 1st, 1940.
     battle cry is "Swat that Fly."
        One reason for the success with
    which the pestiferous insect resists
    attacks upon him is his habit of tak                                                                                                                   -            xuK<i-msut\.':*iaraiiMaarfj*r

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co.
    lng up the fight each year without                                                                                                       a s n w i i ,iper -jaWiM-w^w^-iiM^s^^
    warning and before he is expected.
        A good way to wreck his plans at
                                                    T     he Great Gates of Quebec's
                                                            ancient city wall — original ly
                                                     designed to discourage hostile
                                                                                                                         dian Pacific hostelry is within             Aoarby points of interest in-
                                                                                                                         easy distance of the city's out- clude the Loiette Indian Reserva-
                                                                                                                        standing points of interest — an tion, the isle of Orleans, unspoiled
    this time is to spring clean the yard,           visitors — will he thrown open                                     ideal headquarters for the visiting by the rush of civilization, the
   and every other outlying portion of                this summer for a large scale                                      tourist.. Duffcrin Terrace, adja- Shrine of ftte. Anne de Deaupre.
    the home, as vigorously as the house-
    wife cleans the interior. Garbage
                                                     tourist invasion, expected to lop
                                                     all previous records. Willi most
                                                                                                                        cent to the hotel, offers an ideal and tlie Montmorency Kalis. Koi
                                                                                                                        view of the historic "Lower Town" the sports enthusiast, there »• e
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     TRAIN             S C H E D U L E
                                                     of Europe's- Old World charm::                                     and Iho broadftI.. Lawrence.
   cans might be given a wash with a                 affected by wartime condition;-;,                                                                            fine facilities for golf, tennis, aiw;
   strong disinfectant, with advantage               increased numbers of Canadians
                                                                                                                            Though possessing ideal facili- badminton, while miles of c |o:Tiil
                                                                                                                        ties for practically every modern highways beckon the motorist.         n                                    Between Vancouver and Quesnel
   to the househould involved. No rub-               and Americans will take advan-                                     sport. Quebec's chief fascination Laurenfide National Park, "0
   bish or garbage should be allowed to              tage of Quebec's historic sur-                                     to the tourist lies in ils 01(1 World
   collect, and where manure is used                 roundings and fine sporting facil-                                 charm.        Its narrow. winding miles from the City, is a paradise
                                                     ities.                                                                                                                                                                                         NORTHBOUND
   for preparing the garden it should                                                                                   sli-eef.-!, lofty spired churches, for fishermen, canoeists, camera
   be dug under as soon as possible.                    Combining the charm of the                                      convents ;md quaint dormered fans and nature lovers.                                                                                                    Mon. & Thurs.
                                                     past with the luxuries of tho                                      dwellings are reminiscent of me-             Quebec City is easily accessible                     Vancouver (Union Tier)                               , Leave 12:00 Noon
  Don't forget that the female lays her                                                                                                                                                                           "j      Williams Lake                                                  11:00 a.m.
                                                     present the Chateau Frontonac is                                   dieval Normandy. Tts not-so- over Canadian Pacific, lines, and                            w
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    it

  eggs in rubbish and refuse; that the               the centre of the city's social and                                                                                                                                  Quesnel                                              . Arrive 2:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                        peacoful years are recalled by is conveniently connected with
  grubs hatch out in a few days and                  sports activities. Dominating the                                  battlefields, grim stone forts and important centres in eastern Can-                                                                                       Tuee. & F r i .
  shortly afterward burrow into th                   city's skyline, the majestic Cana-                                 ancient   •••finnon.                      ada and the United States.                      %                                 SOUTHBOUND
  earth to undergo their metamorpho                                                                                                                                                                               fa                                                      Tuee. A F r L
  sis. Don't give them any encourage                                                                                                                                                                              P       Quesnel                                      . Leave 6:30 p.m.
  ment in doing so.                            both in tile calibre of the acting and                                  who understands American politics belligerant. I found the opinion of in-                          Williams Lake                                         9:40 p.m.
                                              the plays presented, and in the organ-                                   knows that with the Persideulial elec- fluential Americans overwhelmingly                          Vancouver I Union Pier)                        Arrive 7:00 p.m.
       .Many people still look on the fly                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Wed. A Sat.
  as only a mild nuisance, chiefly an-        ization for the affair.                                                  lion immediate.y ahead, no political iu favor of llrilain. They talk of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                     : C.,                    otage connects with train at Quesnel for.passengers to and
  noying by his habits of buzzing and            Mrs.   l'"ii;kins complimented the                                    leader dare risk an election issue war as if it were their war.
                                              Cariboo Drama Association on the                                         turning upon the chance of America                                                                 from Prince Oeori\ Barkerville and Wells.
  tickling. These little things are noth-                                                                                                                        If America came in as a belligerent
  ing! If one had microscopical eyes,         plays chosen and the manner in which                                     being led, persuaded, or forced into she would, of coures. meed her !$                                 Thiut.gh tickets to all points issued at P.G.E. Rlwy. Office.
                                              the actors presented their character-                                    war.                                                                                               Wells, and at P.G.E. Stages, Bus Terminal. Prince George.
 capable of seeing the disease germs                                                                                                                           resources to meet the needs of her'(j)
  which this enemy of mankind picks           izations. The Cariboo Festival, she                                         Those of us who have studied Pres- own Army: and our supplies would ®-g>®®®®'«.
  up, carries around and distributes          said, was the equal of any similar                                       ident Roosevelt's speeches see in them
  during a single day, he would take          group in the Province. The organiza-                                     the fullest sympathy for the Allies
  a different view of the enemy.              tion was the best at the Festival just                                   and the Allied cause: and the way of
       It may be permitted to mention         completed than a any at which she                                        wisdom for us i.s surely to allow the
  only one of the fly's obnoxious man-        had acted as adjudicator. This is high                                   President to develop his own good
 ners: when you see him trampling             praise, and thoroughly deserved.                                         time.
 around- in the sugar bowl, he is not            Special mention was made of the                                         Moreover, it is at least a moot point
 just nibbling the grains of sugar. He        fine work by the intermediate entries,                                   whether it would really be to our ad-
 can't nibble; so he regurgitates a           and of tiie services of the Canadian                                     vantage if America became an active
 drop of fluid from his tummy to melt         Legion Hand Orchestra, which were
 the sugar, then he can suck it up.           donated for the Festival.
 Not nice, is it?
      The sooner you put up fly screens
 and get ready with the swatter, the
 better will be your chance of having         iThe Errors Ssy
 a home free from flies.

     A RIDICULOUS SITUATION                     "AMERICA—THE FINAL HOPE"



 W
       E DON'T know who is to blame,
        but    the    situation created
                                                   AMERICA lies the final hope
                                              I Nthis country and democracy, andof
                                                                                 it
                                              is no less true that the hope of Am-

                                                                                                                               rosvenor
 throughout the Province as a result
 of the wrangle between the oil com-          erica lies in Britain.
 panies and the Provincial Govern-               Anybody who really understands
 ment, and the subsequent refusal of          America knows that, despite a notice-
 the former to sell gasoline at the           able similarity in language, the Am-
 price the Gobernment Fuel Board has          erican mental make-up is radically
 set, is certainly working an increas-        different from ours. Again, anybody                                            Considerable ramocelling
 ing hardship on the motorists.                                                                                           has just been completed at

                                                                                                                  ll
    As we have said, we don't know                                                                                        the Grosvenor, and you wil!
 where the fault lies but it seems a                                                                                      find your stay even more
                                                  Before Y o u Insure                                                     enjoyable than formerly
 ridiculous situation when grown-ups                                                                                      Rates remain the same. The
 act lu the manner one might expect                     Consult                                                           personal supervision of Mr
 from small boys with a bag of mar-                                                                                       Baynes — Owner-Manager,
 bles. Surely there is a common ground
 on which the issue might have been
 decided, or still could be decided,
                                               Confederation                                                              assures you of everv mod-
                                                                                                                          ern convenience, plus unoh
                                                                                                                          trusive service
 without causing further inconveni-
 ence to half the population of the
                                                   Life
 Province.                                                    Association
    We had the unpleasant remarks of            O n e of the W o r l d ' s G r e a t                                      Vancouver* Hotel
an American tourist, who called at                                                                                         of Distinction"
one of the local oil stations for gas           Life Insurance Institutions.
and was refused, to digest. What he             Renowned       fdrStrength,
said about the manner in which Brit-            Service and Security
ish Columbia ran its affairs didn't
                                                      Since 1871.
leave much to the imagination. And
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              . dive us Chevrale* Trucks!"
                                                                                                                        GROWENOR
he was dead right. We advertise for
American tourists: we make a big                                                                                                                                                                                        Talk to an e x p e r i e n c e d , performance-wise truck
play over the natural beauties of our                                                                                                                                                                                   driver . . . and you usually find yourself talking to a
Province: then we leave him strand-           Representative                                                                  E.G.BAYNES Owner Mqr.                                                                     confirmed Chevrolet T r u c k booster. Fot you can't fool
ed in the interior on account of a                                                                                                                                                                                      drivers about values. D a y in and day out their own
three-cent price squabble. It doesn't     LOUIS LeBOURDAIS                                                                V A N C O U V E R         B . C .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        driving experiences reveal example after example of
make sense, and worst of all, it is                                                                                                                                                                                     Chevrolet T r u c k superiority in advanced     engineering
the kind of advertising that seems                     QUESNEL, B.C.                                                                                                                                                    — quality construction  — durable dependability —
to spread like wildfire.                                                                                                                                                                                                upkeep and operating economy. T h e men who know
    Let us hope that some sort of                                                                                                                                                                                       truck values best agree, "Chevrolet's the Choice 1"
temporary arrangement, or a truce,
will be called before the House
meets to consider the situation next
Wednesday.
                                                         THE
                                                                T H E
                                                                will come to your home every day through
                                                                   CHRISTIAN
                                                                                W O R L D ' S                          G O O D


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                                                         It recordi for you the world's clean construrHv.rfni.,..- T M .
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T    HE CARIBOO Drama Fentival As-                                                                           e
                                                         but deal, correctively with them. Feature, for buy m n 2nd\ ^
                                                         family, including th. Weekly Magazine Section
     sociation In the estimation of
 Mrs. Yvonne Firkins, Vancouver, ad-                     The Ohriitlwi Selene* Publishing Society                          ~
judicator, has much to he proud ot                         One, Norway Street. Boston, MawacnuietU
at the conclusion of It a second Annu-                   rpe1lodof
                                                          e
                                                          i        n    r m y
                                                                                       "e Chrl.tlan Science Monitor for
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al Festival, which was concluded                                    1.0                                30
                                                           1 ye/ir S 20 e months Sfi.oo 3 months < . 0 1 month ti ao
                                                                                                                                                                                                      JOHNSTON BROS.
                                                         Saturday issue.
Saturday night. The Festival move-                                                                                         5
                                                                         including MauMlno Section.- i,™, 42 CO. S iscuea 2 o
                                                           a e
                                                         N m ..
ment was started only two years ago
in the northern interior, and it must                    Address                                                                                                                           QUESNEL,        B.C.           LOCAL DEALERS                   WELLS,
                                                                                         Sample Copy on ReqJiiit
be admitted that a great deal of im-
provsmtnt hat rmultsd In that time,
      SATURDAY.                . M A Y -1,        UNO                                                                                 HE CARIBOO O B S E R V E R                                                                                                                                                PAGE T H R E E




                                                                                                                             A Cup of T ea
  Amongst the assets taken over by                         I South Dakota. The hamburger stand
the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp-                        j can be made set-liquidating, and the
oration is a hamburger stand in West                       I si amps have already been cancelled.                                                                                                                                       VAUGHAN REALTY CO.                                 FRASER & PEERS
Virginia and a stamp collection in                         1 -—Rhodes Press.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    REAL ESTATE                                 MINING A N D C I V I L
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        FIRE     — IN8URANCE — LIFE                                 ENGINEERS
                                                                                                               When the trays finaly emerge ther         ent." The favorable criticism is us-                                                  N O T A R Y P U B L I C , Etc.               D. Fraser,              F. Peers,
                                                                                                            are emptied into spotless canvas             ually 100 per cent true. Environment
                                                                                                                                                        and novelty of the occasion may add                                                                                                  B.S., E.M.               A.M.E.I.C
                                                                                                            spreads and gradually a heap of coal
                                                                                                            black fragrance is raised, a delight        a certain amount of imaginative flav-                                           FRONT STREET—QUESNEL                                      Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                            to the senses in every way.                 or. The fact of the matter, however,
                                                                                                               There is your tea. ladies. Would         is—the water has been contained in
                                                                                                            that you could have a cup brewed            an open pot or billy can, boiled on
                                                                                                           direct from the factory, it would he         open fire, and not until it is bubbling
                                                                                                           an agreeable surprise. Alas, howev-          and burbling in earnest is the leaf
                                                                                                            er, you would of necessity have to
                                                                                                            be on the spot to enjoy that, bless-
                                                                                                                                                        added; a stir around with a charred
                                                                                                                                                        stick and off to the fireside to in-                                                                      MUSKRATS
                                                                                                            ing.                                        fuse. No wonder it tastes different.                                             In the past month we have               actually paid trap; ers $1.70 average
                                                                                                               Manufactured tea is sold on Col-            Perhaps it would be as well to get                                            for fresh skins; up to $30 for          beaver;   $60 for Marten—DON'T
                                                                                                            ombo market and shipped directly to         back to that several hundred pounds                                              GIVE YOUR FURS AWAY;                    ship today to J. H . M U N R O L T D . Van-
                                                                                                            London, where, in Mincing Lane (the         of fired leaf, piled on the factory                                              couver, B. C. (Established 26           years).
                                                                                                            larget distributing centre for tea in       floor ready tor grading.
                                                                                                            ihe world), under the elastic name             A grader is a fixture comprised of
                                                                                                            of blending is covered a multitude          a number of wire meshed frames,
                                                                                                            of tricks and general monkey busi-          placed and secured horizontally one
                                                                                                            ness. Tea. when it leaves the l^ane         above the other: the meshes are all
                                                                                                                                                        of different guage. large guage on
                                                                                                            for sale throughout the Universe,
                                                                                                            loses, in my opinion, its individual-       top and graduated down to the small-                                             T H R O U G H                            S E R V I C E                    T O
                                                                                                            ity if not its birthright. It is not in-    est on the bottom. Geared up and
                                                                                                            tended to convey the impression that
                                                                                                           adulteration is resorted to; it is jnsi
                                                                                                            well, just as the coster would say:
                                                                                                                                                        got moving these lixures travel back-
                                                                                                                                                        wards and forwards at a high rale of
                                                                                                                                                        speed. The contraption is in fact a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       V A N C O U V E R
                                                                                                                                                        large machine operated sieve. The
                                                                                                            "they muck it abaht."
                                                                                                               Never mind, make the best of it. A       processed tea is shovelled with wood-                                            Leaves Bus Depot Thurs. and Sun. 8 a.m.
                                                                                                            medium price tea purchased locally          en scoops into the top compartment,
                                                                                                                                                        and the machine set in motion. Na-

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Cariboo Stages Ltd.
                                                                                                            will do well by you if it receives re-
                                                                                                           ciprocation. Decant your purchase            turally, large grade tea remains on
                                                                                                           into an airtight container aud there-        to]>, the smallest and most profitable
                                                                                                           from keep it airtight. Take little           gets shaken down eventually to the
                                                                                                           heed of the common instructions and          bottom. The diffesent grades acquire
                                                                                                           advice, thrown about indiscriminate          exit from their individual trays                                                                                   PHONE 32
                                                                                                           ely concerning the ideal brew. That          through a small shute which empties
                                                                                                           one spoonful for the cup and one for         into its waiting container.
                                                                                                           the bribery of the pot exhortion is a                     (Continued Next Week)
                                                                                                           sales-talk gag and a falsity. For an
                                                                                                           earthenware teapot which will hold
                                                                                                                                                       llllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllilllillllllllllllllllllillll


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         WOOD & FRASER TRANSPORT
                                                                                                           say. six medium cups of liquid, three
                                                                                                           heaping teaspoons are ample. Boil
                                                                                                           your water, really boil it; get it into
                                                                                                           a temper with heat, make it so angry
                                                                                                           that it will talk back to you and                                                                                                                               Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                           strart throwing the kettle lid about.
                                                                                                           A singing kettle is no criterion; an-              Red Cross News                                                             OPERATING          FAST TRUCK SERVICE BETWEEN VANCOUVER,
                                                                                                           gry people don't sing and neither           iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiii                     . P R I N C E G E O R G E A N D W A Y POINTS
                                                                                                           does boiling mad water. Warm your            Interesting Note* on tha Work of the
                                                                                                           teapot, put in your leaf and convey                                                                                           LEAVE       VANCOUVER                               W E D N E S D A Y 12:00 NOON
                                                                                                                                                                     Red Cross                                                           ARRIVE       CLINTON                                  T H U R S D A Y 12.00 NOON
                                                                                                           your pot to the kettle, not the ket-
                                                                                                           tle to the pot, Infuse, draw, brew or          One of the most important Society                                              ARRIVE      WILLIAMS L A K E                         T H U R S D A Y 6:00 P . M .
                                                                                                           mask, whichever name you use. for           decisions which had to be made was                                                ARRIVE       QUESNEL                                 . FRIDAY          8:00 P . M .
                                                                                                           at least four minutes, not more than        the matter of London headquarters,                                                ARRIVE      PRINCE GEORGE                           SATURDAY           8:00 A . M .
                                                                                                           live. The resulting beverage should         especially the question as to whether
                                                                                                           be a credit to the leaf and to your-        these should be in the city or out-                                V A N C O U V E R DEPOT
                                                                                                           self; fragrant and refreshing. I have       side. After a good deal of thought
                                                                                                           often heard the remark made at a            and discussion it was decided that                                                 PACIFIC C O A S T                               WAREHOUSE
                                                                                                           picnic, you also no doubt: "this tea        the offices should be in London it-                                                    60 P O W E L L S T R E E T
  T h i s a d v e r t i s e m e n t is not p u b l i s h e d or d i s p l a y e d by the L i q u o r                                                                                               P H O N E — S E Y . 6866
                                                                                                           tastes real good, seems quite differ-       self, as that seemed to be the only
    ^ C o n t r o l B o a r d or by the G o v e r n m e n t o f B r i t i s h C o l u m b i a *'                                                       way in which the organization could
                                                                                                                                                       command the assistance of the men
                                                                                                                                                       and women necessary to carry on
                                                                                                                                                       the services.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              'S MEAT MARKET
                                                                                                                                                          Finally, General Alfred Critchley,
                                                                                                                                                       a Canadian who has made a name
                                                                                                                                                       for himself in England, and who is
                                                                                                                                                       now an Air Marshal in the Royal Air
                                                                                                                                                       Force, offered a magnificent new 8-
                                                                                                                                                       storey building in Berkley Square.      CHOICE GRAIN F E D B E E F                                     CHOICE L A M B
                                                                                                                                                       This building is large enough to             CHOICE GRAIN F E D P O R K                        CHOICE V E A L
                                                                                                                                                       house the prisoners of war, soldiers
                                                                                                                                                       comforts and hospital supplies de-               F R E S H A N D S M O K E D FISH
                                                                                                                                                       partments, as well as the hospital
                                                                                                                                                       visiting and other departments. In                     Local Poultry, Butter and Eggs
                                                                                                                                                       the basement of the building there
                                                                                                                                                       is also ample storage space. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
                                                                                                                                                       building is now occupied, and it is               TRY OUR FAMOUS,ALL-PORK SAUSAGE
                                                                                                                                                       hoped to maintain the Society's ser-
                                                                                                                                                       vices there for the duration of the
                                                                                                                                                       war.
                                                                                                                                                                                               PHONE 39                                                 QUESNEL B.C.
                                                                                                                                                          F. W. Tuffrey, acting Commission-
                                                                                                                                                       er of the Provincial Branch of the jU*jKr\r*~*~*~*~^*~* <~<~* i~' — ^ — ^ ^ * i * r * r * r * ^ ^ * r * l * * i * * * * * * ^ * * * * * * *
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                                                                                                                                                       Red Cross Society, arrived in town
                                                                                                                                                       Tuesday.
                                                                                                                                                          The local branch of the Red Crass        (XOlOTOTOTcraKOT^^
                                                                                                                                                       Society would like to remind all
                                                                                                                                                       members that the regular meeting
                                                                                                                                                       takes place Tuesday, May 4, at 8 p.
                                                                                                                                                       m. at the court house.                                                             QUESNEL                                                  HOTEL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FRONT STREET
                                                                                                                                                                    td
                                                                                                                                                       Technocrats Su y
                                                                                                                                                        rus ne a
                                                                                                                                                       Go p U d r Wy
        The model illustrated is
        tbe   M C L A U G H I . I N - B U I C K
                                                                                                                                                            Technocracy Inc. has held its sev-
                                                                                                                                                        enth meeting since the interesting                                                      Your Home Away from Home
        SUPER   model 51 tour-door                                                                                                                      I'.(tare given by Cyri Large on Ap-
               touring sedan.
                                                                                                                                                        ril      Officers are now being placed
                                                                                                                                                        and instructed in their barious posi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        One Rate and Comfortable to All
                                                                                                                                                        tions. At the same time a study per-
                                                                                                                                                        iod is given to each paragraph of                                                 $2.00, $2.50 Double                                     $1.00, $1.50 Single
              T        are a lot of things about this stun-
                     HERE
                  ning 1940 McLau^hlin-Buick to claim
              your attention — that is, if you really want
                                                                                    But even skipping this, there's one thing
                                                                                 that alone is enough to send you hot-footing
                                                                                 to your Buick dealer. That's the fact,
                                                                                                                                                        the primary books. A far more ex-
                                                                                                                                                        tensive course will be taken Immed-
                                                                                                                                                        iately, which comes under the head-
              to know what's what in motor cars.                                 obvious from the very looks of other cars,                             ings of the Junior or Farad Class,
                                                                                 that as Buick goes these days so goes the                              with members from the ages of 12
                For instance, you've got to admit from the                                                                                              to 21 years, and the Senior Class,
                                                                                 industry.                                                              from the age of 21 years up.
              way folks are swinging over to McLaughlin-
              Buick, that it must have something value-                              It set this year's pace last year—and right                            These study periods will require
              wise that's important for you to measure.                          now, style-wise, comfort-wise and feature-                             considerable time, but men and wo-
                                                                                 wise, it is the car others will be like "some                          men joining the organization who
                What you hear abouc its quick-off-the-                           day."                                                                  cannot attend regularly need have
              mark engine and the silkiness it gets from                                                                                                no fear of not finishing their course.
                                                                                     So do the obvious thing. Go try out this                           There will always be a class as re-
              balancing after assembly certainly calls for                       superb traveller. Sit in it—handle its con-                            quirefl.
              inquiry.                                                           trols— drive it.                                                           Technocracy Inc. is a non-profit
                                                                                                                                                        organization. It relies on the proceeds
                 And the "rave" notices BuiCoil Spring-                             We think we know what the result will                               from dues, sales of literature, danc-
              ing gets, the talk you hear about five-foot                        be. Even if you don't discover that                                    es, picnics, donations, etc., for funds
              front seat-room in the Super—finger-flick                          McLaughlin-Buick is an immediate "must,"                               to carry on its work. Persons donat-
              transmission — these suggest there's some-                         you'll decide you'll never be really happy                             ing must remember that they are not
              thing here you ought to know about, too.                           till you have one.                                                     entiled to any extra favors or pow-
                                                                                                                                                        ers because of their donations.
                                                                                                                                                            Tecnocracy Inc. has all its roots in
                                                                                                                                                        scientific facts gathered here on the
                                                                                                                                                        North American Continent. By study-
                                                   J O H N S T O N BROS.                                                                                ing these same facts you can see why
                                                                                                                                                        North America is the only Continent
                                    Q U E S N E L , B.C.             LOCAL DEALERS                        W E L L S , B.C.                              that can give us such high stand-
                                                                                                                                                        ards of living at such a low consump-
                                                                                                                                   -8
                                                                                                                                  M4 B                  tion of energy. No other continent in
                                                                                                                                                        this world is so well fitted to provide
                                                                                                                                                        us with abundance. See for yourself.
                                                                                                                                                        Investigate Technocracy.
                                                                                                                                                                  PUBLICITY COMMITTEE.

                                                                                                                                                         There 1B a fellowship more quiet
                                                                                                                                                       even than solitude, and which, right*
                                                                                                                                                       ly understood, is soliture made pe.1''
                                                                                           mm?-                                                        feet,—Stevenson,



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  "A" and "B
      B RATTERIE!                                                                               YOUR f
                                                                                                                      GENERAL                                                                                   RADIO BATTERIES
                                                                                                                             %
                                                        PURCHASE
      Were $3.95                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Combined 1000 Hrs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   $6.30
                                                                                                                                                   CROM


   NOW                                                              AR9WARE GO                         C. D HOY & CO.            K. H. SING
                                                                                                                                 W E L L S , B.C
                                                                                                                                                          MACKENZIES LTD.
                                                                                                                                                                                W E L L S , B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                    • •~ --
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        NORTHERN HARDWARE                           HERB HILL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             A L E X A N D R I A , B.C.
PAGE FOUR                                                                                                                   THE     CARIBOO     OBSERVER
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SATURDAY. MAY 4, 1940


                                                                                                                                                                                           /Tide id no otfueJc D.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     •
                                           F. W. Choate, who is located at
                                        the minIf farm near Macalister. was
                                                                                                   Golf Putterings                                                                                                                      F.        MCNEILL
 Quesnel Hotel Cate
                                        a gusiness visitor in town tor a couple
                                        of days duriug ihe week.                         (                 By   19th HOLr.
                                                                                                                                                                                           tobacco J U S T L I K E                   ( S u c c e s s o r to E . J . Avlson)

                                                                                                                                            (•'Oil ItE.N'T—Four room house, well                                                      B A R R I S T E R , SOLICITOR,
                                                                                                 Wiliianis Lake Golf Club will en-             and   garage on property. Apply J.
                                                                                                                                                                                           OLD           CHUM                              NOTARY PUBLIC



      Best Place                          Weekly Saving                                       tertain the local team on S\inday in
                                                                                              friendly combat on the golf course.
                                                                                              Quesnel usually fares none too well FOR
                                                                                              at the 'Lake, where the men plafyers
                                                                                                                                               Liiz'/arm.

                                                                                                                                              SALE—X M.M. Mauser rifle,
                                                                                                                                         sporting model. Lyman pup sif't.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Q U E S N E L , B.C.




                                                                                                                                                                                            QUESNEL MEAT MARKET
                                                                                              in particular are a tough assignment       Sling. First class condition. Sacri-
       to Eat                             Economy is the key-note of the
                                          thrifty shopper. Avail yourself of
                                                                                              to overcome. In Jack Smedley they
                                                                                              possess probably the best golfer In
                                                                                                                                         fice $25.C0.

                                          our Weekly Specials.                                Cariboo. On tbe ladies side, Quesnel
                                                                                              appears to have the edge, but the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   L Y N N L. HILL' PROP.


                                                                                                                                              DANCE
                                          STRAWBERRY JAM—                                     more difficult 'l-ake coifrse may
                                                                                              trouble them. Quite a few individual                                                                     D E A L E R S IN F R E S H AND C U R E D    MEATS
 Open Until          Midnight             Fraser Valley, Is.                      50c
                                                                                              low scores have been broken in re-
                                           LOGANBERRY       JAM—                              cent weeks, and a victory here is
                                           Columbia, 4s.                          50c         probable. Lloyd. Len and Howard
                                           DATES—Fresh Pitted
                                           Per pkt.                               17c
                                                                                              Harper, Doug .McNeill and Len Rolph
                                                                                               will form the bulwark of the Ques-             SA
                                                                                                                                               T
                                                                                                                                                                   MAY              4       No. 1 Steer Beef, Pork and Lamb
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Chickens and Fowl
Quesnel Radio
                                                                                              nel team, which may upset the dope.
                                          CATSUP—
                                                                                                  Lloyd Ihirjer broke a record of
                                          Per tin                                 12c         some kind recently when he "fanned"
                                           P E A R S — Orchard City
                                          Per tin                                 15c
                                                                                              twice off the same tee.
                                                                                                 Itesanding of ihe greens was fin-            Dragon Lake                                        Fresh and Smoked Fish
 and Electric                                                                                                                                                                                  Fresh Fruit ana \ ege tables
                                          PUMPKIN—Royal City                                  ished durum (In- week, and i layers
                                          Per tin
                                          NESCAFE—
                                                                                  12c         generally are lindins ihe necessar;.
                                                                                              adjustments to their puLing game a
                                                                                              little dilTieiili. Once the "feel" of I be
                                                                                                                                              Institute Hail
                                          The ideal coffee drink                  59c         greens has been found, it should tend                                                                   TRY   OUR S A U S A G E — Y O U W I L L     L I K E IT
                                                                                              to knock the odd stroke off tbe score.

Radio Service                             SEED BEANS         SEED PEAS                           According to late reports, the                     GOCO M U S I C
                                                L O C A L GROWN                               "blitzflu" is taking a goodly toll ol               REFRESHMENTS
                                                                                              tbe members, and the team to travel
                                          S H O P AND S A V E W H E R E Y O U R
                                                                                              may not. be as stong as was at first       ADMIS°ION
                                                                                                                                                                                                        PHONE 33—W* DELIVER
                                                                                              supposed.
Electrical Repairs                        D O L L A R S H A V E MORE C E N T S
                                                                                                  Constable J. M. (Micky) Le Sunn-

                                         STAR GROCERY
                                                                                              ier, who has been a probationer on


                                                                                                                                                                                            NUGGET HOTEL AND CAFE
                                                                                              the Provincial Police Force, and sta-
   SERVICE GUARANTEED                                                                         tioned at Quesnel, returned last
         90 D A Y S                       P H O N E 59       QUESNEL,             B.C.        week after spending three months at
                                                                                              the coast. Micky attended tbe school
                                                                                              while away and passed his examin-
                                                                                              ations as constable, third class, on                                                                             BARLOW            STREET
                                                                                              the permanent force.

                                                                                                                • • •                                                                       Twenty Years of Successful Experience in Catering

    Helps for Spring Cleaning                                                                   Paul Pavich. son of Mr. and Mrs.
                                                                                              Ueter Pavich, of Wells, and Anthony
                                                                                              Helios, son of W. Helios, passed                                                              BEST
                                                                                                                                                                                                       to the Travelling Public
                                                                                                                                                                                                      MEALS          NORTH            OF VANCOUVER
                                                                                             through Quesnel Tuesday en route
    A B S O R E N E W A L L P A P E R CLEANEPy—Per tin               25c                     to Los Angeles, where they will em-
                                                                                             bark on careers as aeronautical en-
    ZEV P A I N T B R U S H C L E ANER—Per pkg                       10c                     gineers. The two yoiuiK men were
    T H R E E STAR FLOOR C LEANER—Per tin                            30c                     accepted in a quarterly class of 40
    A L A T I N T W A S H A B L E W A L L FINISH—Per pkg             1.00                    applicants only, at the school operat-           "I feel moo-ved to talk about K L I M " ,



                                                                                                                                                                                             Mothers' Day
    PAINT R E M O V E R                                         30c, 50c                     ed by Hoeing and oilier large air-               says ELSIE, the Borden Cow.
                                                                                             craft manufacturers.                             " K l i m is whole milk with all the cream
    ALA-SIZE—Per pkg                                                  4   0   0

                                                                                                Mrs.  Yvonne Firkins, who adjudi-             left in—turned into afinesoft powder
    STICK F A S T PASTE.—1't                                          2   5   c
                                                                                             cated at the recent Drama Festival               by taking out all the natural moisture.
                                                                                             here, paid a visit fo Wells on Mon-                 Simply add KLIM to cold water —
                                                                                             day and to Prince George on Tues-                whisk with a beater—and you have a
   Paints Varnishes Wallpapers                                                               day. At both places Mrs. Firkins gave            foaming bowlful of delicious natural-
                                                                                             talks on drama, tracing the history
                                                                                             of the art from the earliest times.
                                                                                             She returned here Wednesday morn-
                                                                                             ing and left at noon for Williams
                                                                                                                                              tasting milk. The ideal milk supply for
                                                                                                                                              every occasion. Stock up with KLIM
                                                                                                                                              at your grocer's or drug store."                   (Sunday, May 12)
   Co wanHard wareCo.
                                                                                             fjake, where she gave another lec-                                                              M A N Y GIFT SUGGESTIO NS A R E TO B E F O U N D IN T H E


                                                                                                                                         klim
                                                                                             ture before returning to Vancouver.                                                             S T O R E . W E W I L L HEL P YOU S O L V E T H E P R O B L E M OF
                                                                                                                                                                                             " W H A T TO GIVE T H A T    BEST  GIRL     F R I E N D — YOUR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         MOTHER"
         "Everything In Hardware"                                                                  CHURCH NOTICES                      1      Croamy WholoMilk—iit Con v m W Powder Form     HOSIERY—Of the finest quality crepe, chiffon or semi-service
                                                                                                                                                                                             weight; soft shades for th e older matron and gay nattering
                                                                                                                                                                                             shades for the young moth er.
                                                                                             P A R I S H OP S T . J O H N T H E    DIVINE
                                                                                         I                QUESNEL, B . C                                                                     LINGERIE—Slips, Pan tie set. and nightwear.            of all-silk         or
                                                                                                            (AnfUom)                               Jersey Farm's                             rayon.


                                                                                                                                                                                               G R O C E R Y SPECIALS
       Spring Is Here!                                                                                                                        Cottage Cheese
                                                                                                 Regular Schedul* of Service*
                                                                                             FIRST SUNDAY—
                                                                                                 9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion.
                                                                                               10:no a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
                                                                                               11:00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                                                                                Until Saturday, May 1 1
                                                                                                 3:00 p.m.—Marguerite.
 What About that New                                                                             7:30 p.m.—Evenaonr
                                                                                             SECOND SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                               Fresh Every Friday                           MILK—Any brand, 3 tins
                                                                                                                                                                                            MILK—Per case
                                                                                                                                                                                            CALAY SOAP— 3 bars
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           -                                       25c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3.90
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   20c
                                                                                               in:HO a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
     Tip Topper?                                                                               10:30 a.m. Matins and Communion
                                                                                                      '(
                                                                                                   • (•) p.m.—Canyon Creelc.
                                                                                                                                                   1 5c Per Carton                          CHIPSO—Giant size, per pkg
                                                                                                                                                                                            CHIPSO—Regular size, per pkg
                                                                                                                                                                                            CRISCO—l's. per tin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  55c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  23c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  -5c
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ?



                                                                                             Till Kb; SUNDAY—                                                                               CRESICO—3's, per tin                                                  59c

                                                                                                                                             Cariboo
                                                                                                9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion,                                                                   HEINZ TOMATO CATSU. P—Per bottle                                      18c
 If you wish a suit that's natty, has the style and fit complete, with                         ill:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship.                                                               MACARONI—Choice qual ity, per Lb                                        6c
                                                                                                1 :00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship.                                                               SHREDDED WHEAT—2 pkgs                                                 *5tt
 the looks and price to boost it, full of value—really neat. Call
                                                                                                                                            Coffee Shop
                                                                                                2:00 p.m.—Kersley.                                                                          CARIBOO CREAMERY B UTTER—3 lbs                                        98c
 and see us at Mackenzles, ever y purchase is a treat.                                          3:30 p.m.—Sisters Cre<jk.
                                                                                                7:30 p.m.—Evensong.                                                                          KELLOGG'S CORN PO PS—A new and                  delicious      Cereal.
                                                                                               HJRTH SUNDAY—                                                                                 Per pkg                                                           12c

 Ma           ok                                                                                9:00     a.m.—Holy Communion.



                                                                                                                                                                                            JOHN A. FRASER&CO
                                                                                              10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowsh-'


                                                                                                                                            Mrs. Lambert
                                                                                              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^enaon"

                                                                                             ST.   ANDREW'S       UNITED          CHURCH                                                                              LIMITED
                                                                                                        FIRST SUNDAY                        Ladies' Wear
                                                                                              10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                                                               Phone Your Orders—Telephone No. 4

  Mothers' Day
                                                                                              11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship                           MILLINERY, HOSIERY,
                                                                                               1:30 p.m.—Bouchie Lake
                                                                                                                                                   COATS A N D D R E S S E S ,
                                                                                               3:30 p.m.—Moose Heights
                                                                                                      SECOND SUNDAY                                LINGERIE, NOVELTIES
                                                                                              10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                              11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                            Quesnel -:- B.C.
                    (MAY                      12)
                                                                                               3:30. p.m.—Castle Rock
                                                                                               7:30 p.m.—Australian
                                                                                                       THIRD SUNDAY                                                                        Goodyear Tires                         Coyle Batteries
                                                                                              10:00 a.m.—Sunday School

  Box Chocolates       25c to $2.25
                                                                                                                                                                                           JOHNSTON BROS.' GARAGE
                                                                                              11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                               2:00 p.m.—Canyon Creek                       "The     Home of Good Talkies"
                                                                                               3:30 p.m.—Woodpecker
  Mothers' Day Cards — 10c to 50c                                                                     FOURTH 'SUNDAY

    Perfumes Toiletries China
                                                                                              10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                              11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship                    REX              THEATRE
                                                                                               4:00 p.m.—Crescent Ranch
                                                                                               7:30 p.m.—Australian
                                                                                                                                                                                            Qeneral Motors Products,
                                                                                                                                                                                               Sales and Service
                                                                                                       FIFTH SUNDAY                                   FIRST OF W E E K

   ALLISON DRUG & BOOK CO.                                                                    10:00 a.m.—Sunday School

                                                                                                                                               "The      Girl from
                                                                                              11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                              Occasional services as announced.
   NYAL                  ( M T A B L I B H B B 1t1t)                                                                                                                                       EXPERT REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES OF CARS
                                                                                             Services where place it not men-
                                                                                          tioned are at St. Andrew's United
                                                                                          Church, Quesnel.                                             Mexico"                                          AND TRUCKS'
                                                                                                      R. J. LOVE, Minister.

       SPECIAL THIS                                    WEEK                              STE.      ANNE'S CATHOLIC CHURCH                                                                         Batteries Repaired and Charged
 HOY'S SPECIAL VACUUM P A C K COFFEE—l's
 EVAPORATED MILK—Talis
                                                                          &2c
                                                                            9e
                                                                                           In tuture services each Sunday i n
                                                                                         8te. Anne's Church, Quesnel, will be                                                                     Alemite High Pressure Greasing
 HARVEST QUEEN FLOUR—9 8's                          ,
 APPLES—Jonathan 1.10; Grim es Golden 1.50; Delicious
                                                                          3.47
                                                                          1.85
                                                                                         as follows:
                                                                                           9:00 a.m.—Mass.
                                                                                                                                                       END    OF   WEEK
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Washing, Polishing
 PILCHARDS*—Snow Cap brand, talis, can                                     11c             9:45 a.m.—Sunday School.
 BRUNSWICK SARDINES—Can                                                     *c             7:30 p.m.—Evening Devotions.
                                                                                                                                            "Angels With Dirty
 PICKLES—Sweet, Sour. Mustard, 27 oz. bottle                               33c                  REV. G. REDMOND. Priest.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Gas and Oils—Brake Linings
                                                                                                                                                 Faces"
 MACARONI—Ready cut, bulk, 4 lbs                                           25c
 DOMO CREAM SEPARATORS, GAS ENGINES AND PUMPS,                            ETC.                     CHRISTIAN        SCIENCE
 BUILDERS' SUPPLIES, WINDOWS, DOORS, PAINT, ETC.

                                                                                                                                                                                           IMPERIAL OIL                                AGENTS
                                                                                            A Christian Science service is held
                                                                                         every Sunday morning at 11 o'cock
       C. D. H O Y                             8c         CO.                            at the home of Mrs. Grant Grinder.
                                                                                         North Quesnel. A l l are cordially in-
                                                                                         •Its*.                                I
                                                                                                                                            SHOWS      COMMENCE          8:16 P . M .

				
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