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   VOL. 32, No. 3                                                                 QUE8NEL,      BRITISH      C O L U M B I A , S A T U R D A Y , A U G U S T 24, 1940                                                                             $2.00 A Y E A R



                 Shotguns and Ritles Quesnel Registration                                                                                                 Survivors of Liner Sunk After Nazi Pledge
    Personal Items
                    Must Be Registered Functions Smoothly
      Jersey Farms Cottage Cheese —
   fresh every week at the Cariboo Cof-            VICTORIA, B.C.—With the distri-            Quesnel's registration machinery
   fee Shop, lf>c a carton. Try a carton        bution of the necessary forms, em operated smoothly Monday, Tuesday
                        • • •                   bodying the provisions of a Federal and Wednesday under the supervision
        C. Beath, of Beath & Sharpe, made Order-in-Council passed at Ottawa on of deputy registrars A. Dixon and W.
     a trip to Vancouver during the week July 29, registration of all rifles and Murray. Ten tables were in operation,
     when he brought home a new Ford V8 shotguns is now proceeding in Brit- and only on the first morning of
     for a customer of the firm.                ish Columbia as part of the internal registration, when many persons pre-
                        • • *                   security plans recently outlined by sented themselves was there any
        Mr. and Mrs. Harold Fullerton of Attorney-General G. Wismer and en- congestion. We understand that thet
     Wells pasesd through town Thursday thusiastically endorsed by the Fed- registrars and volunteer registrars
     en route home after spending the eral Government. All owners of fire- enjoyed a bridge game Wednesday
     past .six weeks at the coast.              arms should apply at once to city, night, business was so slack.
                        • • •                  municipal, and provincial police de-           Total number registering In Quejs-
        Mrs. It. E. Archibald left during partments or to officials of the game nel polling division was 1,081, and
     the week for Kamloops where she branch of the public service in order approximately 50 per cent of this
     will visit for a month with her hus- that all registrations may be com- number registered on the first dei'.
     band, who recently joined the Rocky pleted by September 15. Any person Only 131 applicants were registered
     Mountain Rangers.                         in possession, after that date, of a the last day.
                                               rifle or shotgun for which a certifi-
                       • • •                   cate of registration has not been is-
                                                                                              Louis LeBourdais, M.L|A., and
       Mrs. C. J. R. Stirling, of Salmon sued will be guilty of an offence and registrars Dixon and Murray wish to
    Arm, left during the week for east- shall be liable, on summary convic- thank all those who contributed their
    ern Canada on business after spend- tion, to a fine not exceeding $50 or services to make what might have
    ing the past month with her daugh- to imprisonment for a period not ex- been an arduous task a very pleasant
    ter, Mrs. J. Freeman.                                                                  duty.
                                               ceeding 30 days, or to both fine and
                                                                                             There was, of course, the lighter
                    • • •                      imprisonment.
                                                                                           side of the registration. One man
       This morning's radio announced             The Order-iu-Council stipulates that hadn't tbe faintest notion where he
    that a huge blaze was raging out of owners of rifles and shotguns must was born, and worse                       than that,
    control at the World Fair on Treas- state the type of weapon, make, name didn't know whether it was in Canada
    ure Island in San Francisco bay. and model, number or year, calibre or the United States. He had an idea,
    Damage at that time amounted to or gauge; if a shotgun whether single however, that his father had been
    half.a million dollars.                   or double-barrel, pump gun, automa- born in Ireland. This took some
                      •    •  M

       Micky, eldest daughter of Mr. and tic, cut or sawed off. Rifles must be unravelling. Another interesting re-
   Mrs. W. Grevatt, of Punchesakut described as single shot or slide ac sult was the question "can you handle                        ,       The British Navy saved 1000 persons from the French liner "Mek nes," sunk on her way from South-
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   Lake, was rushed to the hospital tion repeating rifle, bolt action re horses?" Nine out of ten attested hampton to Marseilles with 1200 repatriated French naval officers and men aboard. Germany had guaran-
   here Friday night suffering from a peating rifle, automatic or semi-auto- to the fact that they could. When teed them safe conduct. This picture shows some of the rescued French men as they arrived back in England
   severe attack of appendicitis. Sh,e matic. The serial number of weapons it came to "Can you milk a cow?'                          in scanty clothes, all they were able to savs.
   was operaed on this morning.               must be given in all instances. If the however, those who admitted they
                                              weapon is a combination shotgun and could were few and far between.,
                     • •                      rifle, the calibres of each barrel must We noted also that many of the vol-
                                              be given.                                  unteer registrars had such notations
                                                                                                                                    Essentia^ War Metals Wells Merchant Drowns Women's Motor Course
       Alan Stuyvesant, accompanied by            Applicants for registration certifi- as "Cjzwcykjz" and "Bled" scratched

                                                                                                                                     Discovered in Cariboo In Jack ot Clubs Lake To Start in September
   J. Allen, both of New York, passed cates must appear in person, although on their 4esk pads—apparently the.y
   ihrougb town yesterday en route to it is not necessary to produce "the had been having trouble with Polish
  the Frontier Cattle Company's spread firearms intended for such registra- or Slavic birth places.
  in the Nazco. Mr. Stuyvesant is one tion, so long as full details as set                   Quesnel's   Chinese colony      was
  of the directors of the company.           out above are made readily available among the first group to appear at                                                          Fred Barnard, 35, well known Wells WOMEN'S AUXILIARY MOTOR SE
                                             to the peace or other duly appointed the registration, most of them being                 When war suddenly spread over
                     • • •                                                                                                        Europe, Britain's supplies of maqy clothing merchant, is believed drown-                   Realizing the value of preparedness
      Mr. and Mrs. J. Pughe, W. Pughe officer. It is imperative, however that handled the first night by E . A. essential war metals was suddenly ed in Jack of Clubs Lake, near Wells. for such service many women haye
  and Miss Langhout, of Vancouver, are each applicant state wheher or not Winder, with Pat Low of the Quesnel cut off, and she was forced to rely Mr. Barnard took out his canoe Wed- expressed a desire to be trained
  spending ten days visiting in this he or she is a British subject, while Hotel Cafe acting as interpreter.                      almost entirely on the production of nesday evening and was seen on the drivers, and want instruction in the'
  section of Cariboo. Messrs. J. and W. racial origin must in every case be                                                       these metals within the Empire. One lake. About 7:30 the canoe was found proper care and operation of motor
 Pughe are brothers are Mrs. M. B. specifically stated. Applicants also be                                                        of the most important of these was floating bottom up hy two men in a vehicles.
 Archibald and Mrs. Louis LeBourdais. required to explain the purpose for

                    • • •
                                             which they desire to retain such Ure-
                                            al ms as they may submit for regis-
                                                                                      Goll Championships                          mercury used for munitions and ob- rowhoat. A strong squall hit the lake                   To make such instruction available
                                                                                                                                  tained from cinnabar ore. Of this between 6 and 7 o'clock, and it is to Canadian women, Ford Motor Co.
                                                                                                                                 metal Spain produced 37 per cent of presumed that the canoe capsized Ltd. is sponsoring the Women's Aux-
      Mr. and Mrs. F. D. Whitmore apd
                                             tration.
                                                 It is important to note that the
  Mr. and Mrs. Slim Latham returned Order-in-Council furnishes full auth-
                                                                                         At' Lake This Year                       the world's supply and as Spain is and Barnard drowned.
                                                                                                                                  within the orbit of Nazi influence
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          iliary Motor Service. Through its
                                                                                                                                                                             'Provincial Police officers are con- dealers across Canada the Company
                                                                                                                                 Britain's quota from that country has ducting dragging operations, but at is offering free expert instruction on
 during the week after spending a ority to refuse a certificate, and to
                                                                                                                                  been reduced to a mere trickle. The                                                     the maintenance of cars and trucks.
 week fishing in the Nazco. Frank cancel a certificate already gralfted,  >
                                                                                            Cariboo's golf championships will second imporant metal was tungsten, time of going to press the body had All women 18 or over are eligible,
 says the fish might be all right, but if it is considered in the interest of be played off at Williams Lake, com-                                                        not been recovered.
 he didn't think much of the roads— public safety, or the safety of the mencing Sunday, September 1, when used for hardening steel alloys. Much                              Mr. Barnard established his cloth- providing they have an official licence
 he- hati- to 3cutl to town i'oi- a-block - state, so to do. Such refusal or can- teams from Wells, Quesnel and Pr.               of this had formerly been obtained ing store in Wells two years ago. He Attractive uniforms and berets are
 and tackle, rope, grub, and as a forti- cellation would require the immed- George will enter into competition from China, but with that country was formerly on the staff of the Rose- provided for class work. The course
                                                                                                                                  blockaded by the Japanese fleet,                                        Eagle. He ends with an official test, and thoso
 fier a bottle of rum.                      iate surrender of such firearms to a with the home club for the various shipments have been difficult to ob- town (Saskatchewan)
 ROOM AND BOARD — For High Justice of the Peace, a police officer cups and trophes at stake.                                                                              leaves to mourn his passing his wife. who pass will be presented with a
                                                                                                                                  tain. As early as 1894 it was known                                                    distinctive pin, the mark of a qualified
      School boy and girls on co-operative or constable, within ten days of such The men's team and individual cups,
                                                                                                                                  that Scheelite ore, from which tungs-                                                  driver.
      plan. See Mrs. Robinson, at Quesnel refusal or cancellation. Further, any and also the ladies', are at present
 WILL TRADE 5 — Small fruit and peace officer may search without held by Quesnel but our players will
      Hotel, 1 to       afternoon.
                                                                                                                                  ten is obtained, occurred iu Cariboo.
                                                                                                                                      An intensive hunt has been made
      chicken farm (6 acres) near Van- warrant any person, his premises, or have to be on their best behavior to during the past few months through-                        Small Boy Drowns                                 The fundamentals of motor vehicle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         construction and operation which will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         be handled by the class are as
      couver for good Improved partly any place occupied or believed to be retain them as the 'Lake players are out central and northern British Co-
      equipped mixed farm close to occupied by him, if any reasonable a formidable aggregation on their lumbia for occurrences of these ores
      Quesnel. Address, O. W . Raymond,     suspicion exists that an unregistered own pstures. As the local ladies will                                                           In Quesnel River                        follows:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             How the engine operates, how the
      Cloverdale, B.C., R . R. 2.           firearm may be in his possession or be minus the services' of Mrs. Kelly in workable quantities. One prospect,                                                                fuel system operates, how the oil
                                            about his premises. Seizure and for- this year, it is possible that the lad- Columbia Tungstens, near Wells, has                                                             system operates, how the cooling-
 WANTED—Small hydraulic plant               fenture would follow if weapons were ies' championship will find a new been under development for some                           Tragedy struck Quesnel Friday af- system operates, how the electrical
                                                                                                                                 time and is showing favorable prom- ternoon about 5 o'clock when the
      Particulars Box 18, Barkerville, B.C. discovered under such circumstances. resting place, for besides being the ise. Two other occurrences have been four-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. O. system operates, how to care for
                                                 Other provisions in the Order-in-      champion for the past few years                                                                                                  clutches, transmissions and brakes,
                                                                                                                                 discovered on the Snowshoe Plateau, O'Leary, of the Quesnel Auto Camp,
       GOOD R U R A L R O U T E O P E N     Council lav down specific rules and Mrs. Kelly is the backbone of the between Barkerville and Keithley was drowned in the swift waters of how to interpret traffic regulations
                                            regulations governing the selling, team and will be difficult to replace. Creek, and these are now being in- the Quesnel River.                                              and rules of the road.
 In nearby locality. Real opportunity bartering, or transferring possession                 Interest will centre on the men's                                                                                                Classes will commence on Monday
 for man to get in a paying business of any firearm to peisons without a battle. The Lake has J. Smedley, P. vestigated.                                                     The young lad had been playing night, September 9, at S o'clock. Tl^e
 of his own, handling a well estab- permit to purchase, or without a cer- Pigeon, Segt. Mansell, G. Armstrong As a result also of the hunt, the on the breakwater just below the course will take approximately two
 lished line of household and farm tifiate entitling them to own such and E. Gaspard as possibilities: Ques- big deposit at Pinchi Lake, near Fort traffic bridge and tumbled into the months. Phone Mrs. Louis LeBourdais
 products. For further information, firearms.                                                                                    St. Jam.es, was discovered, aud the
                                                                                        nel with Lloyd, Len and 'Howard Har- Consolidated Mining & Smelting Co. river, which is swift at that point. for further information.
 apply The J. R. Watkins Company,                                                       per, D. McNeill and G. Dezell up already has a mill 'operating theue. The Provincial Police were immediat-
 1010 Alberni St., Vancouver, B.C.                                                                                                                                        ely notified and the river dragged.
                                                Ernie Ewing, of the public works there with the gang, and Pr. George This prospect, in the opinion of com- The body has not yet been recovered,                                    C A R D OF T H A N K S
                                            department, and W. Cocker, of John- will have strong representation in H. petent mining engneers, will develop and it is feared that it has been
                                            ston Bros. Garage, left here today to Morrison, H. Pettis, G. Woodhall and into one of the largest mercury pro- swept into the Fraser River. Police                             Charles Houghtaling, proprietor of
                                            enlist as mechanics in the Canadian the irrepressible Jimmy James, any ducers in the world. Already, after are patrolling the sand bars of the

  DANCE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Cariboo Sales & Service, who has
                                            Army. If the two men pass the medi- one of whom might find his touch only a few months operation, it is Fraser in the hope that the body will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         joined up with the Canadian Active
                                            cal Board in iPrince George they will and and take home the bacon. How- producing two per cent of the world be swept up.
                                            leave for the coast Tuesday.               ever, it is generally conceded that total production.                                                                             Service Force, wishes to express his
                                                                                       Jack Smedley, after being a threat                                                   Mr. and Mrs. O'Leary were to have sincere appreciation of the past bus-
                                                                                       for the past three years, will be tbe        In addition to the above mentioned moved out to the store which they iness of his patrons. He will leave
                  IN AID OF                                                                                                      metals, an important deposit of man- are opening at the Gravel ferry site on Tuesday's train for training quart-
                                                                                       favorite on the opening day.
                                                                                                                                 ganese iron ore has been uncovered within the next day or two.                          ers at the coast.
     QUESNEL RED CROSS                                                                      All players who intend going to in the vicinity of Williams Lake.
                                                                                       Williams Lake please give their              Just -what northern and central
                                                                                       names to Doug. McNeill if they have British Columbia can produce in the
                                                                                        not done so already. Transportation way of metals no one can guess. But
  Dragon Lake DEFENCE OF CANADA
                                                                                                                                                                                 F A L L FAIR
                                                                                        will be arranged.                        it is now evident that our north
                 REGULATIONS                                                                                                     country is one of the most heavi.ly

  Institutt Hall                                                                            A. S. Vaughan, of the Vaughan mineralized zones in the world. As.
                                                                                        Realty Co., left Wednesday morning far as production is concerned, its
                                                                                        for Vancouver, where he will spend possibilities          have   scarcely  been
                                               Registration of Firearms                a week's holiday before returning scratched. Another few years' prog-


  SAT., ADG. 31
                                                                                        home. He made the trip hy motor.         ress and we will not be dependent on
                                                                                                                                 foreign sources for any of tlie Em-                                     W I L L B E H E L D IN T H E
                                                                                                         • • •
                                                 Order-in-Council P. C. 350G passed         Mr. and Mrs. :H. H. Doffat Sr.. old- pire's metal needs.

      ADMISSION                    .. 50c
                                            at Ottawa on July 29th, 1940, requir- time residents of Quesnel, will cele-
                                            ed that all firearms including rifles brate their golden wedding annivers-
                                            and shotguns be registered by Sep-          ary on Sunday, August 25th (tomor-
                                                                                        row), when all their many friends
                                                                                                                                        UNITED C H U R C H NOTES

                                                                                                                                     The weeknight evangelistic services
                                                                                                                                                                                        Agricultural Hall
                                            tember Kith, 1940.
                                                 Owners of firearms according to        throughout the district are cordially which have been conducted through-
                                                                                                                                 out the past week by Evangelist R.
                                            their pace of residence should- pre- invited to their open house from Elliott McAllister of New Westmin-
                                                                                                                                                                                               (Foot of Reid Street)
  DANCE
                                            sent themselves at (aI a city or mun-       2 to 5 p.m. at the old home.



                                                                                                                                                                                 Sept. 11-12
                                                                                                                                 ster have been found verv helpful
                                            icipal police station; (b) a B.C. Pro-                       • • •                   by those in attendance. Mr. McAl-
                                            vincial Police office; or <c) a Game            Christy McDevitt, who was form- lister will conclude the servhv.s on
                                            Department office.                          erly connected with The Williams Sunday evening at 7:.'!0 o'clock.
                                                 When applying for Certificate of Lake News, has accepted the posi-
  SAT., SEPT. 7
                                                                                                                                     You     are invited to attend Ihe
                                            Registration, tlie following personal tion of editor of The Wells Chron- services morning and evening on
                                            details will be required:                   icle. Mr. McDevitt has had consider- Sunday. August 25.
                                                 Owners's name and address, occu- able experience in the newspaper                  Sunday School will open for tlie
                                            pation, racial origin, whether or not game, having been a reporter on var- tall term or: Sunday. September s,                        FAIR O P E N FIRST D A Y 2:30 TO 6:00, AND 7:30 TO 10:00

   Dragon Lake
                                                                                        ious Vancouver dailies as well as                                                        FAIR O P E N SECOND D A Y 2:00 TO 8:00
                                            he is a British subject, purpose for                                                 at 10 p.m.
                                                                                        working in the East.
                                            which weapon is used.                                                                    Contributions for the Missionary
                                                 Full and complete details must be                     • ••                      and Maintenance Fund of the Church
   Institute Hall                            given of the weapon or weapons, in-
                                            cluding the serial number.
                                                                                                                                 should be placed in the red side of
                                                                                            The heat wave which has visited the Duplex envelopes or given to the
                                                                                        this part, of the Porvince for the past treasurer of the fund, Mrs. D. H.
                                                                                                                                                                                   Tea Served Each Afternoon, 25c
                                                 No firearm shall be sold or in any
                                                                                        two weeks broke Wednesday in one Smith. This fund cares for Missions                     A L L V E G E T A B L E S W I L L B E 8 0 L D B Y A U C T I O N A T 8 P.M.
                                             way transferred to any person who
                                                                                        of the most lively electric storms in Canada and abroad. The committee
                 QOOD MUSIC                 is not a holder of a permit nor shall                                                                                                                         SECOND DAY OF FAIR
                                                                                        witnessed in this section for many will appreciate your attention to this
               REFRESHMENTS                  any person sell or offer for sale any
                                                                                        years. Thor, or whoever it is that is matter at an early date.
                                             firearm without first having a permit

      AOMIS°ION                        60c
                                             so to do.
                                                                                        responsible for tho lightning bolts,
                                                                                        dished them out in all varieties,            Sam Matson, of the Cariboo Gold             Admission 25c                             Members Free
                                                          GORDON 8. W I S M E R .       flash, chain, forked and heat, and for Quartz, is spending a few days In
  •oagww * " —      «                                              Attwaer aeutral i two hours the. sky looked like a gigan- Q u e i n i l .
                                                                                         tic fireworks display, This was fol-
                                                                                         lowed by i b hour's r t l n
 PAGE      TWO                                                                                                                                                                                                                               SATURDAY. AUGUST 24, 1940


    Che Cariboo Observer
      P u b l i s h e d a t Q u e s n e l , Cariboo                ^Canada to Supply Army with Universal Carriers
                  District, B . C .
        J. B . Hutchcroft,         Publisher

    Devoted to the interests of the
  Cariboo District aud to publishing
  the facts relative to the Interior of
  British Columbia.

    Subscription price $2.00 a year,
  payable in advance.
    Land Notices, ' insertions $10.00
                     J
                                                                                                                                                                                                Aug. 26 to Aug. 31 Inclusive
      $17.!J0 for publication iu B.C.                                                                                                                                                       BURNS GOLDEN LOAF              CHE      ESE—i/ '      2   s                             16c
      Gazette and Observer.                                                                                                                                                                 BURNS GOLDEN LOAF              CHE      ESE—l's                                          20Q
    Water Notice, 30 days             15.00                                                                                                                                                 FIELD TOMATOES—Lb.             .   ..                                                  .. 5 c
    Beer Licence, 5 insertions .... 10.0*                                                                                                                                                   MIRACLE WHIP SALAD             DRE      SSING--S oz. jar                                 19c
    Coal Notice, 5 insertions ....     7.50                                                                                                                                                 MIRACLE WHIP SALAD             DRE      SSIIMG —If,           oz.   jar                  35c
    Display, per inch                   .50                                                                                                                                                 MIRACLE WHIP SALAD             DRE      SSING—32 oz. jar                            "... 55c
      (Contract rates on application)
    Legal Notices, line         16 and .12
    Reading Notices, line               .20
    Legal advertising must be in by
  Wednesday of each week to ensuri
  publication in tbe next issue. In all
                                                                                                                                                                                                Preserving Peaches
  eases cash must accompany the
  advertisement.                                                                                                                                                                                    (Elberta and Hales)
    Address all communications ant
  make all cheques payable to
       THE CARIBOO OBSERVER
                                                                                                                                                                                              ARE NOW AT THEIR PEAK
                  Q u e s n e l , R.C.
                                                                 TTNIVERSAL         machine gun
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Price Per Crate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          $1.35
                                                                     carriers will soon be added
                                                                to the list of army vehicles made
                                                                in Canada for the fighting forces
     TAKING        A STITCH          IN T I M E
                                                                at home and overseas. These are
                                                                equipped with caterpillar treads

 O GDENSBURG, just was thethescene
   der from Canada,
                    across     bor-                             and are very manoeuvcrable and
                                                                speedy.     They   are armoured
                                                                against small arms fire and will
                                                                                                                                                                                                 LEAVE     US YOUR        ORDER        FOR PRESERVING                 FRUIT
    of one of the most interesting devel-                                                                                                                                                   BARTLETT      PEARS,       ITALIAN        P R U N E S , G R E E N G A G E P L U M S , Etc
                                                                carry three Bren guns, or can be
    opments in Canadian-United States                           used to carry ammunition, wire-
   relations Which have taken place for                         less sets and other necessary
   many years, when President Roose-                            equipment. They will be produced
   velt and Prime Minister Mackenzie                            in the Windsor plant of Port!
                                                                Motor Company of Canada,



                                                                                                                                                                                           Coal-Wood
   King met early in the week to dis-                           Limited, which has been selectee
   cuss defence measures to be taken                            as the most suitable for the pro-   llgff
   in the western hemisphere.                                   duction of this vehicle. In the
       Canada and the United States have                        lower photograph, Mr. Wallace
   provided the ideal world example of                           R. Campbell, president of the      Windsor include the powerful        25,000 units for military purposes
                                                                 Canadian Ford organization, is     four-wheel drive gun tractor        to other Empire governments.
   how neighboring countries should get                         shown with Lieut.-Col. D. 0.        pictured above. These and other     The plant is now being expanded
   along for over a century. There has                          Warnica, nfliccr commanding the     types of military vehicles are      by a $700,000 addition to provide
   been the closest co-operation on all
   matters of mutual interest. Informa-
   tion on fisheries, forestry, agricul-
                                                                 Essex Tank Battalion, Windsor,
                                                                 inspecting' one of tbe Universal
                                                                carriers. Other army vehicle
                                                                                                    rolling off the assembly line of
                                                                                                    the Canadian Ford plant which
                                                                                                    is supplying nearly 10.000 units
                                                                                                                                        facilities for building Universal
                                                                                                                                        carriers and to increase produc-
                                                                                                                                        tion of other types of military
                                                                                                                                                                                               Nanaimo-Wellington,
   ture and many other matters have
  been exchanged between the two gov-
                                                                now made in the Ford plant in       to the Canadian army and another    vehicles.
                                                                                                                                                                                               Comox, Alberta* Telkwa
  ernments. All disputes have been
  settled in an atmosphere of good \vill
                                                        and see what. Cariboo can produce. | counsel. The result has been a trend j of democracy work in war and peace.
                                                           Any person who failed to receive toward '•pointing the news" in the           Neither the Federal Government,                                  (All Screened Lump)
  around the conference table, and not                 an entry list, which were mailed in direction departments preferred. This nor any other, provincial or lnunicl-
  as in Europe, on blood-drenched bat-                  the early spring, are asked to com- is. possible when some news is em-jI pal. can lose in the long run by
  tlefields.
      Now   the two countries have de-
  cided that a further important step
  shall be taken. The defence, of the
                                                       municate with J. J. Roddis, Quesnel, phasizijil or even suppressed. Such following such a course. The press
                                                                                                                                         (


                                                       and a copy will he forwarded prompt- methods, in the opinion ol Mr, Rogers, ,• is the great medium of public infor-
                                                       ly.                                    "have failed in all democracies to ! mation. and the fewer obstacles
                                                                                              satisfy either the people, the news- ,' officialdom places in the regular
                                                                                                                                                                                           FIR JACK PINE BIRCH
  northern hemisphere will be under-
  taken jointly. Military, naval and ait-
                                                                    Close Neighbors
                                                           Nearly 90 per cent of Canada's
                                                                                              papers or the governments involved."! channels of news the better for
                                                                                                So cabinet ministers will continue j all.—Edmonton Journal.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Delivered Cut Any Length)
  bases in Canada and other British                    people live within 200 nines north of  direct relations with reporters "cov- !
                                                                                             eriitg" government activities, and, to
                                                                                                                                                          Land Act
                                                                                                                                                                                                Walls' Transfer
  territories In the Americas will be                  the United States border.
  made available to the United States.                                                       quote Mr. Rogers again, will release
  It stands to reason that Canada,                                                            the news while it is news. A fully
  whose whole effort at the present                                                          informed     press means a fully in-         N o t i c e o f Intention to A p p l y to
  time is directed toward the prose-
 cution of war, cannot, adequately pro-
                                                      i The Editors Say . . .                formed public, and in war. even more
                                                                                              than in peace, the public should
                                                                                                                                                        Purchase Land
                                                                                                                                                                                           Phone 46-R-4                                                   Quesnel, B.C.
  vide the defences of her tremendous                                                        know all facts whose publication will
  coast line. The United States will                        N E W S W H I L E I T IS N E W S not give vital information Io the In Cariboo Land Recording District
                                                                                             enemy. A.s General MeNaiighton said         of Cariboo and situate on the West
 establish coastal defences which will                                                                                                   end of Tzenzaikut Lake, Cariboo
 guarantee the soverignty of the whole
 of the North American Continent.                     T     HE V                             in an official interview published the
                                                           commended for its decision to use other day.
                                                                                                We musl trusl the people. We
                                                                                                                                         District.
                                                                                                                                         Take notice that I, John P. Marsh,
      Two years ago, at the opening of                the regular channels of news for the
                                                                                                                                      of Quesnel, B.C., occupation laborer,
 an international bridge between Can-                 dissemination of information in re- must give t hem          ihe frankest and
                                                      gard to government activities. As Mr. fullest   informal ion    we can. The intend to apply for permission to pur-
 ada and tbe United States in On-                                                                                                     chase the following described lands:
 tario, President Roosevelt declared                  D. Ii. Rogers, editor ot the Regina people should be lakeii as far a.s
                                                      "Leader Post," said in his report to possible, info (he confidence of those        Commencing at a post planted a-
 that "The United States would not
                                                      the cabinet, "governments which were   carrying responsibility and leader- bout 20 chains in northerly direction
 stand idly by if our northern neigh-                                                                                                 from Merston Creek and on the lake
bor is attacked." The President is                    truly interested in securing an intel- ship. We must make the principle-,
                                                                                                                                      shore, thence South following the
 making good that promise, and doing                  ligently informed public opinion could                                          lake shore 20 chains; thence West
 so before any enemy can attack Can-                  best bring this about by increasing                                             20 chains;, thence North 20 chains;
ada. In guarding Canada the Presi-                    the accessibility of news at its                                                thence East 20 chains to point ot
dent is also defending the United                     source." Mr. Rogers had been asked                                              commencement, and containing 40
                                                      to study and comment on existing                                                acres, more or less.
States and other countries of the
                                                      public information facilities in Ot-                                              Dated June 1, 1940
western world.
                                                      tawa.                                                                                               JOHN P. MARSH.
     Apparently President Roosevelt be-
                                                          Ottawa has been inclined in recent                                           .—
                                                                                                                                      47 3                             Applicant,
lieves in the old adage that "A stitch
in time saves nine," and is taking                    months (o overdo the hiring of pub-
prompt measures against any con-                      licity agents and public relations
tingency.                                                                                                                                                                                      VUtf   n                  t a str»te,

      KNOCKING           T H E NORTH

                                                                                                                                                               f«C conmiiat e*
                                                                                                                                                                                                mm          Vo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 o-«e       -;;         e
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            e W       s^
F   OR SOME time past reports have
    been reaching this north central
 portion of the Province which indi-
                                                                                                                                                         ? M bovine* or »eifi»* CMimi
                                                                                                                                                                                                             You'**
cate that a steady programme of
knocking is being carried out against                                                                                                         Important Users Say                                                             • • •


this area by our neighbors to the
south. Tourists are advised against
making the trip into Cariboo from
Cache Creek, being told that our
                                                                                                                                              "Buy B.C. Products"                                                 A    beet that *v


roads are "terrible." Two tourists                                                                                                              British Columbia thrives by its In-
were told just that at Cache Creek                                                                                                           dustries, and its Industries are gen-                                      > ^ t again,
during the past week. The two men,'                                                                                                          erous users of " B.C. Products."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            an



however, decided to make the trip
                                                                                                                                                Logging and Mining Camps were
north to Quesnel, Wells and Prince
George despite the warnings of dire                       BALANCE YOUR                                                                       never busier than they are to-day.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         '•-ST-OJOW-
                                                                                                       7                                     Employment and Purchases ere
consequences. They were agreeably
surprised at the excellence of the
                                                            BUDGET!
                                                            5
                                                                                                                                             steadily increasing, and Industrial
                                                                                                                                             demands for goods " made in British
Cariboo dirt roads, asserting that                    Dear Madam:                                                                            Columbia " are on a rapidly ascending
they were far better than those in
the Okanagan and Kootenays.
                                                        F a l l and Winter
                                                      means new shoes for
                                                                                                 Confederation                               scale.
                                                                                                                                               The Provincial Government invari-
                                                                                                                                             ably specifies " ll.C. Products " for
  It is high time that the Boards of
Trade, or other responsible bodies in
                                                      Johnny and new dress-
                                                      es for Sue. Perhaps
                                                                                                      J^j^*^      "Association               tbe numerous Institutions which come
                                                                                                                                             under its care.
the northern towns got busy on this
angle and put a stop to the lying                     right now you're *                                                                        No housewife buys more carefully
campaign in the south. This sort of                   wondering how you can                        Representative                            than the Purchasing Agents for these
                                                                                                                                             important users, who have found by
propaganda should be traced to its                    do i t . That's where
source and those responsible given                    EATON'S new 422-page                     LOUIS LEBOURDAIS                              long investigation and patient test
                                                                                                                                             that " B.C. Products " compare very
a liberal dose of the law.
                                                      Mail Order Catalogue                                  QUESNEL, 8 C.                    favourably with imported merchan-
                                                                                                                                             dise.
            THE     FALL       FAIR
                                                      oomes i n . See the big
                                                      variety of merchan-                                                                       Support the Product of our own
                                                                                                                                             Farms and Factories. Encourage
                                                      dise l i s t e d there
Q just three weeks away—on Wed-
  UESNEL'S annual Fall Fair is
                                                      at prices that w i l l                        Quesnel Hotel Gate
                                                                                                                                             the British Columbia Producer to
                                                                                                                                             develop and expand. Give employ-                                                                 O e o t e World's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               n rh
                                                                                                                                             ment to more of our own people. By
nesday and Thursday, September 11                     matt your purse.                                                                       far the major portion of your domes-                                                                         er
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Really Fine B e s
and 12 this annual event, which Is
creating more interest throughout the                     Sincerely,                                                                         tic needs can be supplied within the                                                           You'll enjoy these other
district with each passing year, will                                                                                                        Province.                                                                                           mall bevera#es:
                                                           ST. EATON C?,*™                                                                                                                                                                      RAINIER UEER
 be held at the Agricultural and Hor-
ticultural Hall. Farmers should now                             WINNIPEG           CANADA               Best Place                                                                                                                            BURTON type ALE

                                                                                                                                             "Buy B.C. Products"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SILVER SPRING STOUT
be planning what exhibits they will                   P.8.—If you haven't
enter this year, and the housewife                    reoeived your copy,                                to Eat                                                                                                                                    R W RE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            COAST B E E I S
busy picking out samples of her
choice jams find jplHe&. preserved
                                                      write immediately to                                                                   THE   D E P A R T M E N T OF T R A D E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    LIMITED
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            V»j»oouv«r              Victoria
vegetables and needle work to enter                   Winnipeg and one w i l l                                                                        AND INDUSTRY                                                                              Now W c w t m l i i B t t i r

in the friendly competition which                     be mailed to you.                                                                      parliament Blclgs,       Victoria, B.C,
brings together so many old friends                                                                 Open     Until     Midnight                    oeOT M
                                                                                                                                               Q, B w B T O . H O N . W . J. Aaa«L»TH*f
from different portions of t e im-
                              h>                                                                                                              ftejmty MiniiUr.              Minitttr.
                                                                                                                                                                                          This advertisement j not published or displayed by the Liquor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   s


mediate district. Be iure to attend                                                                                                                                                         Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia:
     !




    SATURDAY. AUGUST                                                                                                                    T H E CARIBOO O B S E R V E R                                                                                                                 PAGE T H R E E

                                        Cross workers in the Province. A
                                                                                                                           War Victims Safe in Canada
                                                                                                                                                                                                   s a V ^ W »^ * ^ ^ ^ S S » » » » » ^ ^ » ^^ ^ » t ^*
                                                                                                                                                                                                  ^^ « ^ » » / » * ^ » » ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ > r A ^ ^^ r »
                                                           6
                                        major item was 2 cases of refugee
                                        garments of all types and for all ages                                                                                                                      VAUGHAN REALTY CO.
                                        — layettes. childrens' and adults'
                                        clothing.                                                                                                                                                                REAL ESTATE
                                          This was the first car-load lot of                                                                                                                         FIRE     — INSURANCE — LIFE
                                        Red Cross supplies sent from B.C.                                                                                                                                   N O T A R Y P U B L I C , Etc.
                                        Both national railways give free
                                        transportation. Although this car was                                                                                                                       FRONT STREET—QUESNEL
   A i:iir-!o;jil lot of B.C. Red Cross shipped C.N.R., 625 shipments have
 suj)plies was shipped a few days ago been made' by the C.P.R.
 from tlie Provincial Red Cross ware-     With this issue of notes Mrs. Len
 house, Vancouver, lo a distributing Rolph ceases her task as Publicity
 Red Cms* centre in Rngland. The Secretary of the local branch. Ap-
 shipment included U!0 cases with a preciative °f her past services was
 total weight of 1 tons. It represent- expressed at the last meeting of mem-
                     3
 ed less than a month's work of the bers. Rev. R. J. Love takes up her
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co.
 approximate 2.1,000 voluntary Red work with this issue.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                     TRAIN                         S C H E D U L E

                                                                           EXCHANGE                                                                                                                                  Between Vancouver and Quesnel
                                                                             youR


                                                                        NABOB                                                                                                                            Vancouver (Union Pier)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NORTHBOUND
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mon. A Thurs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Leave 11:00 Noon
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Williams Lake                               „                  "     11:00 a.m.
                                                                       COUPONS                                                                                                                           Quesnel                                                      Arrive 2:80 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tuee. A Fri.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            *                 SOUTHBOUND
                                                                           FOR WAR                                                                                                                                                                             Tuee. A FrL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Leave §:80 p.m.
                                                                           SAVINGS                                                                                                                       Quesnel
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Williams Lake                                                t:40 p.m.
                                                                           STAMPS                                                                                                                        Vancouver (Union Pier)                               Arrive 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Wed. A tel.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Stage connects with t r a i n at Quesnel for passengers to and
         Start a Bond foryour Children, too!                                                                                                                                                             from Prince Geors^, B a r k e r v i l l e and Wells.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Through tickets t o a l l points issued at P.G.HL Rlwy. Office,
              Fifteen Nabob coupons may now be exchanged for one                                                                                                                                         Wells, and at P.G.E. Stages, Bus Terminal, Prince George.
              Dominion o f Canada W a r Savings S t a m p .                      Nabob
             coupons are found i n Nabob Tea, Nabob irradiated
             Coffee a n d N a b o b B a k i n g l ' o w d e r ( t w o h a l f c o u p o n s
             have one c o u p o n value). Start y o u r war savings n o w



                                                                           *lggm
             . . . with Nabob coupons.                                         ^£J^^SAM



                 AO
                NBB                                                                                                                                             -Canadian Pacific Photo
                                                                                                                                                                                                       WOOD'S MEAT MARKET
                                                                                                                                                                                                        CHOICE G R A I N F E D B E E F
                                                                                                                                                                                                           CHOICE G R A I N F E D P O R K
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        CHOICE L A M B
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     CHOICE V E A L
                   TEA, COFFEE A N D                                   ,
                   BAKING POWDER                                                                                 I nnocent victims of a war in which their fathers are playing a noble
                                                                                                                    part, these youthful evacues from England arrived unaccompanied                                F R E S H A N D S M O K E D FISH
         K E L L Y . D O U G L A S & Co. L T D . . V A N C O U V E R                                             in Montreal after an uneventful journey by Canadian Pacific services.
                                                                                                                 In Windsor Station, Montreal, the young Britons showed deep intevc;:t
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Local Poultry. Butter and Eggs
                                                                                                                 in the railway's War Memorial commemorating the death of Canadian                                      Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
                                                                                                                 Pacific soldiers of a generation ago—many of them fathers of the
                                                                                                                 Canadian Pacific employes who are today bringing tho you I': of                                   TRY OUR FAMOUS ALL-PORK SAUSAGE
                                                                                                                 England safe by land and sea from the horrors of Hun air a V ;
                                                                                                                                                                                                       PHONE 39                                                       QUESNEL, B.C.
          STILLED A N D C ^ l /                                                               J
          BOTTLED                                                                                             Expert Radio                                  CANADA'S WAR EFFORT
                                                                                                                Service                                                                               WOOD & FRASER TRANSPORT
         Old Parr
                                                                                                                                                             A Weekly Review of Develop-
                                                                                                                                                            . merits on the Home Front.
                                                                                                              IS N O W P R E P A R E D T O S E R V E                August 16 to 23
                                                                                                              THE RESIDENTS O F QUESNEL                                                                                                     QUESNEL, B.C.
                                                                                                                      AND      DISTRICT                  1. Col. J. L. Ralston announced               OPERATING            FAST TRUCK 8ERVICE BETWEEN VANCOUVER,
                                                                                                                                                       that 30,000 single men of around 21                                  P R I N C E G E O R G E A N D W A Y POINTS
                                                                                                             ALL WORK GUARANTEED                       will be called early in October for
                                                                                                                                                       30 days military training.                     LEAVE        VANCOUVER                                  WEDNE8DAY            12:00 NOON
                                                                                                                                                                                                      ARRIVE        CLINTON                                    THURSDAY            12:00 NOON
                                                                                                                                                         2. Thirty-nine military training
              SCOTCH WHISKY
                                                                                                                                                                                                      ARRIVE       WILLIAMS L A K E                            THUR8DAY             6:00    P.M.
                                                                                                                                                       centres are being prepared across the          ARRIVE        QUE8NEL                                      FRIDAY            8:Q0     P.M.
                                                                                                                                                       Dominion.
                                                                                 40oz. -                                                                                                              ARRIVE       PRINCE GEORGE                              SATURDAY             8:00 A . M .
                                                                                                                                                          3. A total of 300,000 men will be
   1KB MACDONALO GRECNLCCS LTD.. LEITH. SCOTLAND
                                                                                $e
                                                                                                    .
                                                                                                             Richard P. Smith                          trained during the ensuing year as
                                                                                                                                                       part of the non-permanent active mil-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       VANCOUVER            DEPOT


This advortlsement is not published or displayed by tho Liquor Control
                                                                                 iiiimiiiiniiinri                     Quesnel, B.C.                    itia units.                                      PACIFIC COAST WAREHOUSE
                                                                                                                                                          4. Construction cost of the camps                  P H O N E — 8 E Y . 6866                         60 P O W E L L       STREET
Board or by the Government of British Columbia.                                                                                                        will be around $9,000,000.
                                                                                                                                                          5. Orders-in-Council passed amp-
                                                                                                                                          •ss          lifying the powers of David C. Dick,     nvTo;o;o;o;o..ojojDjDj^^^                                            u<
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     .u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    > , . v .v                UA   Z< i!i >.< x ]
         L I F E ' S            N O T              S O B               A    D A F T E R                   A L L . . .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 j;o:o;o:om
                                                                                                                                                       wool administrator.
                                                                                                                                                          6. J. S. Duncan, deputy minister
                                                                                                                                                       of National Defence for Air announc-
                                                                                                                                                       ed that by the end of the present
                                                                                                                                                       year the British Commonwealth Air
                                                                                                                                                                                                      QUESNEL                                                    HOTEL
                                                                                                                                                       Training Plan, so far as construction                                         FRONT STREET
                                                                                                                                                       of buildings and airdromes is con-
                                                                                                                                                                                                      J. D. PEARSON                                                       R. L A U G H T O N
                                                                                                                                                       cerned, will have reached the objec-
                                                                                                                                                       tive originally set for the end of
                                                                                                                                                       1941.
                                                                                                                                                         7. The Canadian Government is to
                                                                                                                                                       spend close to $1,000,000 to strength-
                                                                                                                                                       en Newfoundland's land and sea air-
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Your Home Away prom Home
                                                                                                                                                       plane bases at Gander Lake and Bot-
                                                                                                                                                       wood, announced Hon. C. G. Power,                               One Rate and Comfortable to All
                                                                                                                                                       Minister of National Defence for Air.
                                                                                                                                                       These bases have been guarded by
                                                                                                                                                       Canadian troops since the beginning            $2.00, $2.50 Double                                     $1.00, $1.50 Single
                                                                                                                                                       of the war.
         1• 7 a.m., you alurt a Kood day', anglingand not a strike! 2a 2Y o um . , atill anot a strike. Things begin to lookn dbad..
            11 a.m., four bourn' ateady caaliug
                                                   with high hope*.       p.
                                                                             slip o n      rock—splash! A perfect 3-point l a i n g
                                                                                                                                                         8. Contracts awarded by the De-
                                                                                                                                                       partment of Munitions aud Supply
                                                                                                                                                       during the past week number 1753
                                                                                                                                                       and total $8,067,620.


                                                                                                                                                       New Record Set
                                                                                                                                                       In Gold Output
                                                                                                                                                          OTTAWA.—Quantity and value of
                                                                                                                                                       gold produced in Canada during 1939
                                                                                                                                                       were the greatest ever recorded in
                                                                                                                                                       the history of the Canadian mining
                                                                                                                                                       industry, the Dominion Bureau of
                                                                                                                                                       Statistics said recently in its annual
                                                                                                                                                       review of the industry.
                                                                                                                                                          Production of new gold from all
                                                                                                                                                       primary sources totalled 5,004,379
                                                                                                                                                       line troy ounces, compared with 4,-
                                                                                                                                                       725,117 the previous year. Gross val
                                                                                                                                                       ue of output was $184,115,952, an in-
                                                                                                                                                       crease of 10.8 per cent from 1938.
                                                                                                                                                          Ontario mines contributed 3,086,076
                                                                                                                                                       fine ounces, Quebec 953,377, British
                                                                                                                                                       Columbia 62'6,970' and Manitoba 180.-
                                                                                                                                                       875. Lesser quantities were recovered
                                                                                                                                                       in the Yukon, Saskatchewan, Nova
                                                                                                                                                       Scotia, the Northwest Territories and
                                                                                                                                                       Alberta.
          Order from
          your nearest
                                             i                                                                                                           The United States has 20,440 or-
            vendor                             i   i   —i   a]

                                    This udvonisenieni ia not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by                                 ganized playgrounds for the safety
                                                           tho Government, of British Columbia. '                                                      of children.




   " B " BATTERIES PURCHASE YOUR
         Were $3.45
                                                                                                                     GENERAL                                                      RADI
                                                                                                                                                                                                °       BATTERIES
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "A" and T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Combined lOtOHn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                $6.80
                                                                                                                                                     PROM


   NOW $3.65                                           COWAN HARDWARE CO                                C. D. HOY & CO.           K. H. SING
                                                                                                                                  W E L L S , B.C.
                                                                                                                                                        MACKENZIE* LTD.
                                                                                                                                                                  W E L L S , B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                          NORTHERN HARDWARE                           HERB HILL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ALEXANDRIA, B.C.
PAGE F O U R                                                                                                                                                           THE   CARIBOO O B S E R V E R                                                                                                                    SATURDAY, AUGUST 24, .1940



                                                                                                                                         Drama Classes Will Be                          Classified Ads
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               T/i£A£. id no
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               toSuooo J U S T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       D.     F.         MCNEILL
                  Sunday and Thursday                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         LIKE      J   (Successor to E . J . Avison)

                                                                                                                                          Held in North Country                         FOUR-ROOM HOUSE — Apply Mrs.                                                                                                         B A R R I S T E R , SOLICITOR,

    Direct Service to Chilliwack, New                                                                                                                                                     Alice Lamb, Quesnel, B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               OLD              CHUM                              NOTARY PUBLIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                                                             Enthusiasm of the District Drama FOR SALE—lx)ts 1, 2, 3, 4, 34, 35
    Westminster & Fraser Valley Points                                                                                                   Associations keeps the school and          and 3(i, Block 6, Quesnel, B.C., ad-
                                                                                                                                                                                    joining the John Johnson property
                                                                                                                                         community drama branch of Depart-
                                                                                                                                                                                    on the south. Formerly the Jake


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                QUESNEL HI EAT MARKET
        C L O S E C O N N E C T I O N A T C A C H E C R E E K FOR K A M L O O P 8                                                 AND    ment of Education, of which Major
                                      O K A N A G A N POINTS                                                                             L. Bullock-Webster is the director,        Collins property. Reasonable terms.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Apply D. F. McNeill, Quesnel, B.C.


    Cariboo Stages Ltd.
                                                                                                                                         very busy supplying information and
                                                                                                                                         instruction so continuously sought by
                                                                                                                                         the little theatres and guilds affiliat- FOR SALE—Saddle horses well brok-                                                             *                         L Y N N L . HILL* P R O P .
                                                                                                                                         ed with the Provincial Drama Assoc-        en and gentle; also saddles and
                                                                                                                                                                                     bridles. Apply Observer office.                                                                          D E A L E R S IN F R E S H AND C U R E D    MEATS
                                                                                                                                         iation.
                                                   PHONE 32                                                                                  There are now 163 adult clubs and

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Fruits and Vegetables
                                                                                                                                         157 school drama groups. None are
                                                                                                                                         more appreciative of what Hon. Dr.
                                                                                                                                         G. M. Weir's policy of encouragement
                                                                                                                                         of this cultural work has done for
                                                                                                                                         rural communities than those of the                                                                                                              CHERRIES                                        LETTUCE
                                                                                                                                          Cariboo, the Bulkley Valley and the                                                                                                             GRAPES                                           CELERY


          Notice to Water Customers
                                                                                                                                         Peace River Block.                                                                                                                               STRAWBERRIES                                   TOMATOES
                                                                                                                                             On Sunday last Archie MacCork-
                                                                                                                                         indale, secretary of the B.C. region                                                                                                             RASPBERRIES                            GREEN     ONIONS
                                                                                                                                         of the Dominion Drama Festival, left                                                                                                             ORANGES                                    NEW S P U D S
                                                                                                                                          for the Bulkley Valley to conduct a                                                                                                             LEMONS                                 N E W CARROTS
                                                                                                                                         drama course planned by the Depart-                                                                                                              CANTELOPE                              N E W CABBAGE
          An additional charge will be i . ule lo any water customer allow-                                                              ment of Education. From Smithers he
          ing others to take or use wall•;• from his service.                                                                                                                                                                                                                             PLUMS                                      NEW BEETS
                                                                                                                                          will go to Prince George and thence
                                                                                                                                          to Quesnel, repeating at the urgent                                                                                                             BANANAS                                    CUCUMBERS
          The Company has placed no estrictlons on the amount of                                                                          request of the local clubs, the two
          water a customer may use t'oi his own purposes, but finds this                                                                 weeks' school which includes the
          has been abused, hence the :;bove additional charge.                                                                            presentation by local casts of three
                                                                                                                                          one-act plays of varied genre. The                                                                                                                   P H O N I 3 a — W I DELIVER
                                                                                                                                          department has a travelling equip-

          QUESNEL LIGHT & WATER CO. LTD.                                                                                                  ment of curtains, drapes, lights,
                                                                                                                                          books and make-up, which is sent on
                                                                                                                                         ahead.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NUGGET HOTEL AND CAFE
          QUESNEL                          -              -             -           .                 .          B.C.                        The director has built up during
                                                                                                                                          the past three years a volunteer staff
                                                                                                                                          of qualified adjudicators and lectur-
                                                                                                                                          ers whose constructive work has re-
                                                                                                                                          sulted in a high standard of dramatic
                                                                                                                                          accomplishment in many of the dis-                                                                                                                          BARLOW             STREET
                                                                                                                                          tricts. Mr. MacCorkindale and Leon-
                                                                                                                                         ard Miller, Vancouver, are two whose                                                                                                    Twenty Years of Successful Experience in Catering

          Miners' Supplies
                                                                                                                                          adjudications have been specially ap-
                                                                                                                                          preciated.                                                                                                                                        to the Travelling Public
                                                                                                                                             British Columbia is now said to
                                                                                                                                          be definitely leading the nine pro-                                                                                                       BEST      MEALS          NORTH           OF VANCOUVER
                                                                                                                                          vinces in the matter of rural drama.
                                                                                                                                          The pamphlets on stagecraft issued
          CANVAS            H O S E — 2 inch,., per foott                                                                 1   0   c

                                                                                                                                          by the community drama branch of
          MINERS           PICKS                                                                           1-10 t o   1.75                the department of Education have
          SHOVELS                                                                                 , ^ LOO t o         2       2   5
                                                                                                                                          for some time been eagerly sought
          RUBBER            B E L T I N G — 3 in ch. 3 ply, per foot                                                  2       7
                                                                                                                                  c       by libraries, universities and high



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LADIES
                                                                                                                                          schools In the United States.
          MINERS'               CARBIDE—10               lbs                                                          2       2   5




          One H. P. Husky Engine in First Class Condition                                                                                 bor
                                                                                                                                                Barkerville will stage its usual I*a-
                                                                                                                                                  Day celebration.                                                   \6L
                                                 $62.00                                                                                           CHURCH NOTICES
                                                                                                                                                                                  1BIIRMEffS                                                                                        We have a good assortment of wool flannel and silk crepe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    skirts, which we are offeri ng at bargain prices. All garments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    In good condition. Regular up to 3.95. Now


                                                                                                                                                                                                                      GIM j i
                                                                                                                                          PARISH OF ST. JOHN THK              DIVINE

          C owan Hard wareCo.                                                                                                                     Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                                                                     (Anglican)                                                      12 ox. S1.20   M
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     25 ox. S2.30 ^^nT KHB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1.50
                    "Everything In Hardware"^                                                                                                Regular Schedule of Services
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                                                                                                                                             9:00  a.m.—Holy Communion.                 This advertisement is not published
                                                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship,               or displayed by the Liquor Control




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Gentlemen
                                                                                                                                            11:00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship,               Board or by the Province of British
                                                                                                                                             3:00 p.m.—Marguerite.                      Columbia.
                                                                                                                                             7:30 p.m.—Evensong




                                   HATS
                                                                                                                                          SECOND SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                            10:00   a.m.—Junior Fellowship.
                                                                                                                                            10:30 a.m. Matins and Communion.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       SHIP VIA
                                                                                                                                             3: CO p.m.—Canyon Crec'.c.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Docherty')
                                                                                                                                          THIRb SUNDAY—                                                                                                                             We have still a few pairs of broadcloth shorts, rayon combina-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    tions and light balbriggan combinations. All smashing bargains.
                                                                                                                                             9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion.
        SEE       OUR N E W S T O C K OF S T E T S O N H A T S IN N E W DESIGNS                                                             10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowship.                                                                                                           Buy now and save!
        AND
        BROCKS
                  COLORS—These
                                      '.
                                                 hats          are beauties                       5.50, 6.00 and 7.00
                                                                                                                                  5.00
                                                                                                                                             1:00 a.m.—Senior Fellowship,
                                                                                                                                             2:00 p.m.—Kersley.                              Freight Line Ltd.
                                                                                                                                             3:30 p.m.—Sisters Creek.
                                                                                                                                              7:30 p.m.—Evensong.                           OPERATING W E E K L Y TRUCK


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       School Students
        KENSINGTON                                                                                                                4.00
                                                                                                                                            ")URTH SUNDAY—                                  SERVICE FROM     VANCOUVER
        A L S O T H E C E L E B R A T E D L E WIS HAT                              AT ONLY                                        3.50       9:00 a.m.—Holy Communion.                      TO  W'MS LAKE,       QUESNEL,
              ALL     N E W S H A D E S A N D A C O M P L E T E R A N G E O F SIZES                                                         10:00 a.m.—Junior Fellowsb'
                                                                                                                                            11:00   a.m.—Senior Fellowship.                      AND W A Y POINTS
                                                                                                                                             2:00 p.m.     Dragon Lake.
                                           SPECIAL                                                                                            7:30  p.m.—Tf/enson.s
                                                                                                                                                                                            Registered Office:—Quesnel, B . C .                                                     Order your school texts immediately in order that they will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    be here for the school opening. We will have a full assortment
        M E N ' S $2.50 N A T T Y W O R K                      HATS. DARK BLUE, GREEN A N D                                                                                                 IF YOU NEED OUR S E R V I C E -                                                         of scribblers, pens, pencil s, ink, erasers, note books, etc. Drop
        B R O W N . A S S O R T E D SIZES."                    SATURDAY ONLY          $1.66                                               ST.      ANDREW'S UNITED           CHURCH         DISPLAY OUR SERVICE FLAG.                                                               in and look over our stock.
                                                                                                                                                      FIRST SUNDAY

    Mackenzie* Ltd.
                                                                                                                                                   a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                10:00


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    JOHN A. FRASER&CO.
                                                                                                                                                   a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                                11:00


    Carson Ave.                       MEN'S W E A R                                               Quesnel, B.C.
                                                                                                                                                   p.m.—Bouchie Lake
                                                                                                                                                 1:30
                                                                                                                                                   p.m.—Moose Heights
                                                                                                                                                 3:30
                                                                                                                                                    SECOND SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Sunday School
                                                                                                                                                                                         Mrs. Lambert                                                                                                          LIMITED
                                                                                                                                            11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                             3:30' p.m.—Castle Rock
                                                                                                                                             7:30 p.m.—Australian
                                                                                                                                                                                         Ladies' Wear
                                                                                                                                                     THIRD SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Sunday School                                 MILLINERY, HOSIERY,


                         Hind's Honey &                                                                                                     11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship                               COATS A N D DRES8ES,
                                                                                                                                             2:00 p.m.—Canyon Creek                                  LINGERIE, NOVELTIE8
                                                                                                                                             3:30 p.m.—Woodpecker


                         Almond Cream
                                                                                                                                                    FOURTH SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Sunday School                     Quesnel -:- B.C.
                                                                                                                                            11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                             4:00 p.m.—Crescent Ranch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Goodyear Tires                               Coyle Batteries
                                                                                                                                             7:30 p.m.—Australian

                           Giant size—Reg. $1.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               JOHNSTON BROS.' GARAGE
                                                                                                                                                     FIFTH SUNDAY
                                                                                                                                            10:00 a.m.—Sunday School                     "The              Home off Good Talkies"
                                                                                                                                            11:00 a.m.—Morning Worship
                                                                                                                                            Occasional services as announced.

         Special                                                                                                 49c                        Services where place Is not men-
                                                                                                                                                                                         REX                            THEATRE
                                                                                                                                         tioned are at St. Andrew's United
                                                                                                                                         Church, Quesnel.
                                                                                                                                                     R. J. LOVE, Minister.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Qeneral Motors Products,
                                                                                                                                                                                                              FIRST OF W E E K
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Sales and Service
          ALLISON DRUG & BOOK CO.                                                                                                                   8TE.   ANNE'8 CHURCH


           NYAL                            (ESTABLISHES) ISIS)                                                   MXALL                   FIRST SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                           Mass, Quesnel, 9 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                              "Unexpected                                                                      EXPERT REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES OF CARS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AND TRUCKS

                                                                                                                                                                                                Father"
                                                                                                                                           Benediction, Quesnel, 7:80 p.m.
                                                                                                                                         SECOND SUNDAY—
                                                                                                                                           Mass, Quesnel, 9 a.m.
                                                                                                                                           Mass, Alexandria, 11 a.m.                                                                                                                      Batteries Repaired and Charged
                    SPECIAL THIS                                                         WEEK                                            THIRD SUNDAY—
        AYLMER TOMATOES—2l/ 's, 3 cans              2                            40c                                                      Mass, Quesnel, 9 a.m.                                                                                                                           Alemite High Pressure Greasing
                                                                                                                                           Benediction, Quesnel, 7:30 p.m.                                     END        OF W E E K
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Washing. Polishing
        ROBIN HOOD FLOUR—49's, bag ....                                          1.89
        HOY'S SPECIAL VACUUM C OFFEE^-l's, can                                    52c                                                    FOURTH SUNDAY—
        PEAS—Aylmer brand, 17 oz. ca n                                   .. .. 12V&C
                                                                                                                                                                                                "Good Bye
                                                                                                                                          Mass, Quesnel, 9 a.m.
        HEINZ TOMATO CATSUP—La rge'bWtle"!!^.]!!^!!!!"'.'."".'.'."..'.".         21o                                                       Mass, Alexandria, 11 a.m.
        HERRING—Snow Cap brand— l's, tall, can
        BIRD'S EGG POWDER—5 oz.                                       .
                                                                                   9c
                                                                              .. 16c
                                                                                                                                                        Father Redmond.                                                                                                               Gas and Oils—Brake Linings
        MACARONI—Bulk, 4 lbs.
        ONE ONLY USED PLOW—14 I n, share, A l condition
                                                                                 26c
                                                                                25.00
                                                                                                                                                    CHRISTIAN      SCIENCE                      Mr. Chips"
        CREAM SEPARATOR, WASHING MACHINES, GAS ENGINE, Etc.                                                                                A Christian Science service is held
                                                                                                                                         every Sunday morning at 11 o'cock                                                                                                     IMPERIAL OIL AGENTS
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                    C. D. H O Y
                  '" ' *•"- '                  .y.....         . . . . ...—   i,
                                                                                   8c CO.
                                                                                   i m i- - i n   I       Mill
                                                                                                                                         at tht b o a s ot M r s . Orant Grinder,
                                                                                                                                         N « t b QUM&il. A l l « r t cordially » •
                                                                                                                                                                                        SHOWS                   C O M M E N C E S l i t P.M*
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