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                                                                                              THE CARIBOO OBSERVER
                                                                                           VOL. 33, No. 14                           QUESNEL, BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1941                                                                                           $2.00 A YEAR

                                                                                             Marguerite News                       Trappers Asked to Help                                                                                                   Tertiary Channel to Be
                                                                                            The masquerade dance held at
                                                                                          Marguerite last Saturday was a de-
                                                                                                                                   Province Spitfire Fund Wingdam Mine                                                                                       Drilled, Shall Located
                                                                                          cided success. The costumes were
                                                                                          varied and well chosen and reach-            The B.C. Sportsmen's Spitfire
                                                                                                                                                                             To Be Reopened                                                                  Old    Tertiary Period Gravels Give
                                                                                          ed surprisingly high standard Joe         Fund is asking the co-operation of
                                                                                          Macalister and Mrs. Gray won the                                                                                                                                         Good Results on Preliminary
                                                                                                                                    trappers in the raising of $23,500              It was reported during the
                                                                                          prizes for the best dressed adults,       to .buy a Spitfire fighter 'plane for                                                                                          Tests on Fraser River G r o u n d
                                                                                          and Billy Neilson for the juniors.                                                     week that American capital
                                                                                                                                    the Empire's fighting forces. This           will reopen the Wingdam mine                                                    A Toronto group, composed of
                                                                                          There were so many good costumes          Fund is incorporated as part of
                                                                                          that it was difficult to pick out                                                      which was closed down two                                                    Draper, Dobie & Co., Milner, Ross
                                                                                                                                    'Wings for Britain," which is reg-           years ago when water flooded                                                 & Co., and the Haras Corporation,
                                                                                          the outstanding ones, but special         istered under the department ol
                                                                                          mention should be made of the                                                          the workings. The mine is lo-                                                 have formed a company to be
                                                                                                                                    National War Services.                       cated 30 miles east of Ques-                                                  known as the Cotwood Tertiary
                                                                                          Macalister family for their excel-
                                                                                          lent showing. The music was very             In order that trappers may as-            nel, on the Quesnel-Barker-                                                   Mines Limited, which will work
                                                                                          good, and thanks are due to the           sist in this war effort, being con-          ville road. A small crew is now                                               the Tertiary gravel deposits dir-
            Blenheim aircraft of Bomber Command of the R A F . made                                                                 ducted by those interested in our            making preparations to reopen                                                ectly across from the old Tertiary
        a daring low-level daylight attack upon a large concentration                     musicians and all those who
                                                                                          worked to make the affair a suc-          great outdoors, the committee is             the workings.                                                                mine, on the east bank of the
        of German shipping in Rotterdam docks.                                                                                      asking that trappers donate pelts               By coincidence, it is only a                                              Fraser River, 17 miles north 01
            In all seventeen ships of an estimated tonnage of 90,oou-
                                                                      n   n   n   n   n
                                                                                          cess. Approximately $37.00 was
                                                                                          raised; which will be devoted to         of fur bearing animals. Any pelts             few weeks ago that a crew                                                    Quesnel.
        100,000 tons were put out of action, while on land two ware-                      the Christmas Tree Fund.                 donated will automatically include            completed tearing the wiring                                                    Under the direction of Allan
        houses and a factory were left in flames.                                                                                   the donor in a very interesting              out of the mine buildings and                                                MacPherson, mining engineer, the
            Approaching their targets, the Blenhiems flew low over                           Local members of the Co-opera-        competit'on. Furs will be judged us           shipping other equipment to                                                  work has been proceeding for some
         Dutch territory in "V" formation, which was taken as a vic-                      tive are preparing a carload of           to their quality and the trapper             the coast. It is understood New                                              months on the driving of a tun-
        tory symbol "by the Dutch who waved to the R. A. F. as they                       vegetables for shipment to the           who sent in the winning fur will              York capital is financing the                                                nel which has crosscut the old
        swept into the attack.                          .                                 coast. Seed potatoes are the largest      receive a cash prize of $50.00. This         deal.                                                                        Tertiary channel. Values obtained
            This picture showe British bomb bursts in background on                       item, and a representative of the        will apply to furs received before                                                                                         in this preliminary work were ex-
        docks at Rotterdam. Tail of aircraft is seen out in the foreground.               Dominion Department of Agricul-           February 10, 1942. Furs received        illlllllllllllllllllllllllllflinilllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllliliillilii     cellent, although the channel,
                                                                                          ture visited the district last week      after that date and up to June 10.                                                                                         which was found to be 110 feet
                                                                                          to make the final inspection. Sev-        1942, will receive a $65.00 cash                                                                                          wide, was not bottomed. During
    Sentence Reduced                      Much Dredging Ground                            eral tons of turnips and parsnips
                                                                                          will be included.
                                                                                                                                   prize. The winning pelts of the two
                                                                                                                                   competitions will then be com-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              the crosscutting of the channel re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              coveries of about $1,500.00 was
    When Appeal Heard                                                                                                              pared and the trapper who sen:                 RED A C R O S S                                                            made. These values, in the opin-
                                          Being Staked in Cariboo                           Jack Miller spent a furlough at
                                                                                          Marguerite and attended the mas-
                                                                                                                                   in the better of the two will be
                                                                                                                                   named Champion Pelter of West-
                                                                                                                                   ern Canada.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ion of Mr. McPherson, will be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              much higher when bedrock is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             reached. The tunnel is now about
       An appeal case was tried at a                                                        H. W. Young of Lac LaHache                Pelts will be judged on their ex-                                                                                      seven feet above bedrock, and the
     session of the county court held      Potential Ground Suitable For The              paid a short visit to his son, W. R.
                                              Drag Line Dredge Method In                                                           cellence in their particular class.                                                                                       work of lowering the grade to bed-
    before Judge Wilson on Wednes-                                                        Young.                                   For instance a coyote pelt will                                                                                           rock level is going ahead.
     day. A. McLeod, of Wells entered         Cariboo Almost Unlimited                                                                                                        The    regular meeting of the
                                                                                                                                   stand as good a chance of winning                                                                                             Heretofore all accounts hav^
    an appeal against a two-months'          Marked success of the North                                                           as a silver or cross fox. The val"       Quesnel Branch of the Red Cross
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             been paid locally, but with the
                                                                                          Island Mountain Makes
    sentience recently hand down from      American Goldflelds drag line                                                           of the pelt in dollars does not          Society, which was to have been
    the local bench as a result of a                                                                                                                                        held Tuesday evening, November                                                   formation of the new company
                                           dredge at Alexandria, on the Fras-                                                      enter into the matter as far as the                                                                                        payment, with the exception of
    motor accident when a truck driv-     er River, 30 miles south of Ques-                                                        competition is concerned. Points         11, has been postponed to Thurs-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             very small accounts, will be madt
                                                                                           Eighteen-Cent Dividend
    en by the accused crashed through     nel, has started a lot of quiet lease                                                    will be given entirely for quality       day evening, November 13, at 8 o'-
    the court house fence, on Barlow                                                                                                                                        clock, in the court house. The                                                   from the Toronto office. Until tho
                                          staking throughout this section of                                                       in the fur's particular class and                                                                                         time of the formation of the new
    Avenue.                                the country. Many square miles of                                                       for    handling of pelts, such as        postponement is due to Armistice
       After hearing the evidence the                                                                                                                                       Day falling on the Tuesday.                                                      company, which took place Nov-
                                          potential drag line dredge ground                                                       .stretching, etc. Only furs donatcri                                                                                       ember 1, the work had been con-
    Judge reduced the sentence from        have already been staked, and                      Bringing total dividends for 1941    to the Fund will be eligible for tUc       The Red Cross workroom, which
    60 to 10 days' inprisonment, but                                                                                                                                                                                                                         fined to testing. Now, however, the
                                          many other interested         parties,           to 18c per share compared with          competition. Here is your chance         was formerly located in the Wood                                                 property will be drilled and the
    allowed the suspension of the ac-     mostly from California, are mak-                 15c per share paid in each of the      to show your ability as a tran"^«         Meat Market Building, is now in
    cused's driver's licence for eight-                                                                                                                                                                                                                     channel followed to the westward
                                          ing inquiries for suitable proper-               two preceding years, Island Moun-      and pelter and at the same timo           the Donnelly Block, just north of                                                boundary, away from the river, %
    een months to stand.                  ties.                                            tain Mines Ltd. announces a dis-       ass'st tremendously in putting the        the liquor store.
       D. P. Mc Neill appeared for Mr.                                                                                                                                                                                                                      distance of 7,500 feet. The plan al-
                                             Another Dredge in the Spring                  tribution of 10c per share payable     B.C. Sportsmen's Spitfire Fund                                                                                            so calls for the location of a main
    McLeod, while S. Hewitt, of Wil-         Mr. Collins, one of the principals            December 15, to shareholders of         over the top. The winner of the
    liams Lake, appeared for the                                                                                                                                                                                                                             shaft where the gravels will be
                                          of the North American Goldflelds,                record November 28. The 10c pay-       Pelter Championship will receive-
    Crown.                                has already secured a cecond large
                                          acreage on the Fraser River be-
                                                                                           ment will requre $105,072 and will
                                                                                           bring total distribution for the
                                                                                                                                  wide publicity.
                                                                                                                                      Furs donated to the Fund by
                                                                                                                                                                                 Australian-Kersley News                                                    worked.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The job is to develop gold-bear-
                                                                                           year to $189,129. Total payment to                                                                                                                               ing gravels laid down in the Ter-
       A musical evening was held at      tween Quesnel and the mouth of                                                          trappers will be sold at public auc-                                                                                      tiary period — a mere 30,000,000
    the home of Mr. and Mrs. Inder        the Cottonwood River, about 15                   shareholders since dividends were      tion by Little Bros, and no ex-              Two enjoyable Hallowe'en par-
                                                                                           initiated July 31, 1936, will, in-                                                                                                                               years back — which has now cem-
    Wednesday evening, when Mrs.          miles north of Quesnel, where an-                                                       penses or commissions will be             ties were held at Menzinger Creek                                               ented itself down with about 100
    Mabelson of Squamish was guest        other dredge will be installed in                cluding the December distribution,     charged by them in the handling           and Sisters Creek schools over the
                                                                                           aggregate $1,767,023 or 73c per                                                                                                                                  to 200 feet of overburden and has
    of honor. Mrs. Mabelson is a noted    the spring. In addition many miles                                                      of the furs.                              week end. The evenings were spent                                               developed into a straight mining
    singer, and has several times ap-     of dredging ground have been                     share.                                     All furs for the Fund sient to        in games and dancing. Grown-ups                                                  job. It is a low cost propositus 1
    peared before royalty. Mr. Mabel-     staked along the Swift River, a                     In the first half of 1941, Island   Little Bros, will be under supervis-      became kids and joined the young-                                               because of the fact that it is only
    son, who was* relieving M r . G . P.  tributary of the Cottonwood.                    Mountain reported earnings of           ion of the Game Commission, who           sters in their fun. Perhaps best of                                             a matter of "washing" the gravels,
    Sldsworth at the. P.GJB. depot, ac-                                                    13.18c per share. Production has       are? kindly assisting the Spitfire        all were the weiner roasts around                                               and even a moderate grade could
                                              High Values on First Tests ^                                                        Fuiid*ln- every way possible.             huge bonfires which the children
    companied by Mfe;-Mabejsc^, .left                                                            came rate so that indications                                                                                                                              give a- nice return. Deposition of
    for their home on Friday's train.    " Most of the ground staked, ac-                 point to the 18c dividend payment          Timber wolves, squirrels and           had    spent weeks in building
                                         cording to preliminary tests, runs                                                                                                                                                                                 the gravel may have been the or-
                                                                                           for the year being covered by a        weasels, will not be eligible for         These affairs have become a yearly                                              iginal bed of the Fraser River, but
                                         between 25 and 75 cents a yard,                  substantial margin.                     either of the prizes but they would       occurrence and have supplanted
                                         although some of it is a good deal                                                                                                 the nuisance pranks which here-                                                  today the gravel bed cuts across
                                                                                              Production for nine months of       be gladly accepted for the benefit                                                                                        the present channel of the Fraser.
                                         richer than that. With similar                    1941 was $697,000, an increase of      of the Fund.                              tofore were a part of this particu-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            It is apparent that this bed has
         KERSLEY                         rigs to that of North American
                                         Gold Fields, the ground can be
                                                                                          more than $100,000 compared with
                                                                                          the corresponding period of 1940.
                                                                                                                                     Please clearly label any furs vou
                                                                                                                                  donate or enter for the competi-
                                                                                                                                                                            lar holiday. A well-known truth
                                                                                                                                                                            still stands:   "Give the children                                              changed ssverai times.
                                         handled for about nine cents a                                                           tion, as follows: B.C. Sportsmen's        something worthwhile to do and                                                      The property comprises four 80-
                                                                                              F. W. Guernsey, president, ad-
        Christmas Tree                   yard. This type of dredge has been
                                         very    successful   in  California,
                                                                                          vises that development results on
                                                                                          the bottom or 3000 level continue
                                                                                                                                  Spitfire Fund, c!o Little Bros.,
                                                                                                                                  Vancouver, B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                            they are not likely to get
                                                                                                                                                                                                           into                                             acre claims under lease from the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Province of British Columbia, and
                                         where it was developed, but avail-                                                                                                                                                                                 is one of the few Tertiary depos-
                                                                                          quite satisfactory and that explo-                                                  Private A. Barlow left by I. T.

                                         able dredging ground in that state                                                                                                                                                                                 its known to exist in B.C
                                                                                           ratory work is proceeding on this                                                Stage Wednesday to rejoin his
                                         is being rapidly exhausted, and
                                         dredging men-are now in search
                                                                                          and other levels of the mine.
                                                                                              Progress continues on the long-
                                                                                                                                  Successful Sale of Work                   unit at New Westminster, after.a
                                         of suitable ground on which to re-
                                         locate their equipment. Cariboo,
                                                                                          crosscut tunnel being driven to ex-
                                                                                          plore the property acquired on the      Held Here Wednesday
                                                                                                                                                                            very enjoyable furlough spent
                                                                                                                                                                            here.                                                                           Second Salvage Shipment
      Kersley Hall
                                         and the Similkameen country to
                                         the south, are considered to be the
                                                                                          main Barkerville belt last spring.
                                                                                          At present this crosscut is being-
                                                                                                                                     A successful tea and sale of
                                                                                                                                                                              Miss Ruth Gook, of Quesnel, and
                                                                                                                                                                            Miss Loreen Windt, of Alexandria,                                               Leaves Here on Tuesday
                                         most promising areas in the north                advanced at the rate of two shifts                                                were guests of Mrs. A. Miles over
                                         west.                                            daily and it is planned to add a        home cooking was held on Tues-            the week end.
                                                                                                                                  day, November 4 by the Women's                                        The Red Cross committee in

      Sat., Nov. 15
                                            If the ground which has been                  third shift in the near future. To                                           Mrs. H . R. Young is still unable
                                         staked in this section proves up to                                                      Auxliary of the Cariboo Branch of                                   charge of salvage collection in the
                                                                                          reach the ground where mineral
                                         expectations, it will not be long                occurrences are anticipated will re-    the Canadian Leg'on, in the Wade to leave Kamloops owing to the     Quesnel irea anounces that its
                                         before many of these dredging                    quire several months. Outcome of        Building, Carson Avenue. The win- illness of her mother. During Mrs.second shipment of salvage to the
                                         units will be operating in the im-               this exploration will be one of the     dows were tastefully decorated by Young's absence, a friend, Mrs. C.coast left here by Tuesday's P.G.
                                         mediate vicinity. In addition to                 most interesting mining develop-        Miss S. Thompson. Following is the Cope of Summierland, has been    E. train." This shipment was not as
                                                                                                                                  result of the sale:                looking after her home here.     large as that of October, but com-
              GOOD MUSIC                 the ground along the Fraser,                     ments in B.C. in the coming year.
                                         Quesnel, Cottonwood and Swift                                                                                                                                prised about five tons of material,
                                                                                                                                                                       Ploughing is still going strong in
                                                                                              Going into production early in        Tea                       $27.95                                  over half of it being bottles. A
                                         rivers, there are vast acreages of               November, 1934, Island Mountain           Home Cooking               33.90 the district and it is hoped that
                                                                                                                                                                                                      large amount of the shipment was
                                         promising ground in the Barker-                   has been on production exactly                                      35.05 Jack Frost will give the farmers
          Refreshments                   ville area.
                                            Indications at the present time
                                                                                          seven years. As at the end of 1940
                                                                                          the company had produced $3,987.-
                                                                                                                                    Raffle (tablecloth)

                                                                                                                                                                     a better break than old Jupiter
                                                                                                                                                                     Pluvius has done this fall.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      collected by the pupils of Lands-
                                                                                                                                                                                                      downe, Menzinger and          Sisters
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Creek schools.
                                         are that the drag line dredging                  698 in gold from 251,220 tons, an
        Gentlemen                 75c    operations in this area will short-               average of $15.87 per ton. Net                                              Mrs. A. N. Ratledge was admit-   The committee asks that all sal-
                                                                                                                                     The tablecloth, which was do- ted to the hospital Friday evening vage which is set out for collection
        Ladies                    50c    ly become one of the major geld                  profit after write-offs in 1940 was     nated by Mrs. Geo. Broughton, was suffering from a severe attack of by townspeople be boxed, bundled
                                         mining developments in British                   $216,126 compared with $181,527 in      won by Mrs. G . Norman, with tick- tonsilitis.
                                         Columbia.                                        -1939. The 1940 figure-was equal to                                                                         or tied up flrmely.
                                                                                                                                  et No. 19.
                                                                                          20c per share. Net current assets
                                                                                          at Dec. 31, 1940, were $372,628.           The Auxiliary washes to thank
                                                                                                                                  everyone who .in any way helped
                                                                                                                                  to make the sale a success, and
                                                                                                                                  especially to the people of West

          The W. A, of St. John the Divine                                                Canadian Legion Auxiliary               Quesnel and surrounding district
                                                                                                                                  who gave valuable assistance. The

                                WILL HOLD A
                                                                                          Holds Its Annual Meeting                ladies of the Auxiliary will cater
                                                                                                                                  for the dance to be held at the
                                                                                                                                  Legion Hall on Tuesday evening
                                                                                                                                  (Armistice Day).
                                                                                                                                                                                              Remembrance Day
                                                                                             The annual meeting of the Wo-
                                                                                          men't Auxiliary of Canadian Leg-

                                                                                          ion was held in the Legion Hall

                                                                                          Wednesday. Ten members were
                                                                                                                                  Cariboo Mining Man
                                                                                             The president's report was read
                                                                                          and adopted, and a satisfactory
                                                                                                                                  Passes At Victoria
                                                                                          financial statement was read by
                                                                                          the Treasurer. Gross receipts for         Cariboo residents will be sad-
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Sponsored by Canadian Legion
          and Sale of Home Cooking                                                        the year were $662.39, and expen-
                                                                                          ditures came to 481.33, leaving a
                                                                                          balance of hand of $181.06. This
                                                                                                                                  dened to learn of the death at the
                                                                                                                                  Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, on Sat-
                                                                                                                                  urday, November 1, of Douglas                                                               W I L L B E H E L D IN T H E
                                                                                          figure does not include the build-      Lay, 63, until recently resident
                                                                                          ing fund.                               government mining engineer for
                                    IN T H E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                LEGION HALL
                                                                                                                                  this part of the Province. Until
                                                                                             Mrs. Mitchell reported that 162      1939 Mr. Lay was stationed at Haz-
                                                                                          knitted articles had been turned        elton, being transferred to Vic-

                  Wade Building
                                                                                          in, and there were still 44 articles    toria at that time. A few months
                                                                                          to be completed. Before the meet-       ago he was stricken with tubercu-
                                                                                          ing adjourned ten new members
                                                                                                                                                                                              T w e s . , N o v e m b e r 11
                                                                                                                                  losis, and was a patient in the
                                                                                          were admitted.                          Jubilee Hospital until the time of
                                                                                             Officers elected for the coming      his death.
                                                                                          year were:                                 Born in England, he came to                                                                             AT 10 P.M.

          Wed., Nov. 19                                                                      Hon. Pres.—-Mrs. E. L. Hilborn       Canada in 1900, and since that
                                                                                             President—Mrs. J. Jones              time has been in government em-
                                                                                             1st Vice-Pres.—Mrs. N. Palmer        ploy. He is survived by his widow,
                                                                                             2nd Vice-Pres.—Mrs. R. Moffat        one daughter, and one son, Doug-
                                                                                             Secretary—Mrs. H . H . Perry         las Lay, D.C.F., of the Royal Air
                                                                                             Treasurer—Mrs. A. Purmal             Force, now on duty overseas.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Gentlemen 75c                                                            Ladies 50c
                             3 to 6 p.m.                                                    "Paddy" MdDonnell, well known      Mr. and Mrs. Allan McPherson
                                                                                          proprietor of the Wells Hotel, was and young daughter moved into
                                                                                          a visitor in town for a couple of their new home on St. Laurent
                                                                                          days during the week.              Avenue today.
 P A G E TWO                                                                                        T H E CARIBOO   OBSERVER                                                                         SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, lttf   '
                                       flee to thatend.He expects the gov-      First woman to receive a degree
 tbe Cariboo Observer                  ernment of his country to do the       from a Canadian college was Miss
     Published at Quesnel, Cariboo
               District, B.C.
                                       same. Any government which fails
                                       to realize this fact and insists on
                                                                              Grace A. Lockhart, given a B.S.
                                                                              degree from Mount All son Uni-
                                                                              versity in 1875.
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       J . B. Hutchcroft, Publisher
                                       indulging in the petty bickering'-
                                       and jockeying for political ag-
                                       grandisement during the present          There are more than 3,000,000
   Devoted to the interests of tbecrisis, as our august legislators           telephones in Great Britain.
 cariboo District and to pubUsblug now seem disposed to do, will find
 the facts relative to rbe Interior of that their services will be dispens-
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                                    T A K E NOTICE that I, John A l -
                                  fred Goode. of Vancouver, B.C.,
                                                                              MACKENZIES LTD.
                                   ntend to apply to the Commis-                        W E L L S , B.C.
   Legal Notices, line      16 and .12
   Reading Notices, line          sioner of Lands for a licence to
                                  prospect for coal, petroleum and
   Legal advertising must be in bynatural gas over the following de-
 Wednesday of each week to ensure scribed lands: Lot 385, Cariboo
 publication in the next issue. In all
 cases cash must accompany tbe
                                  District, B.C.
                                                                                    SHIP VIA                                                                                 B u i l d Y o u r H ouse
 advertisement.                     DATED at Vancouver, B.C., tins
                                  20th day of October, 1941.
   Address all communications and                                                                                                                                                      p o n     a        O C R
make all cheques payable to
                                                    JOHN     A. GOODE.         Doc herty's Cariboo
     THE   CARIBOO O B S E R V E R                                                                                                                                                 EN are looking thoughtfully into
                                                                                Freight Line Ltd.
            Quesnel, B.C.                                                                                                                                                            the future . . . planning not
                                                                                                                                                                              only for their families' welfare but for
                                       T A K E NOTICE that I, John A l -                                                                                                      their own.
      TO B E OR NOT T O BE           fred Goode, of Vancouver, B.C.,      Operating Weekly Truck Service
                                     intend to apply to the Commis-                                                                                                              The more they look into the future,
                                                                          from Vancouver to Williams
H   OW MANY persons have listen- sioner of Lands for a licence to
     ed closely during the past prospect for coal, petroleum and
                                     natural gas over the following de-
                                                                          Lake, Quesnel and Way Points.
                                                                                                                                                                              the more they realize that Life Insurance
                                                                                                                                                                              is the safest and soundest way to set
                                                                                                                                                                              up an adequate estate for present
few weeks to the news broadcasts scribed lands: Lot 346, Cariboo
                                                                          Registered Office—Quesnel, B.C.                                                                     protection and future needs.
from the United States? It is District, B.C.
rather odd to hear reports of the      D A T E D at Vancouver, B.C., this IF Y O U NEED OUR S E R V I C E -
                                                                                                                                                                                 That explains why more families are
long-drawn-out wrangles in the 20th day of October, 1941.                                                                                                                     protected by Confederation Life policies
                                                                          DISPLAY OUR SERVICE F L A G                                                                         than ever before.
Congress and Senate chambers,                       JOHN A. GOODE.
arguing whether or no to arm                                                                                                                                                        Before You Insure Consult
their merchant vessels, and the

                                                                                                                                                                  Confederation Life
next news item contains the news
of an American ship torpedoed by

                                                        riboo                       Hotel
German submarines and American
naval vessels with "shooting or-
ders" are hunting down the subs.                                                                                                                                                        Association
                                                                                                                                                                   HEAD OFFICE                                       TORONTO
It is odd to hear the German Luft-
waffe referred to as the "Nazis",                       G . E . Malcolm, Proprietor
and, quite often and undoubtedly
unintentionally on the part of the
announcer, hear the R.A.F. refer-
                                                         FULLY MODERN                                                                                          LOUIS LeBOUROAIS, Representative, QUESNEL
red to as "our boys" or something
   The United States, although full
realization is just beginning to
                                                 Modern Coffee Shop                                                    G U A R A N T E E D BY

                                                                                                                                                                F A R M ' S MEAT MARKET
dawn on the people, is already at                                                                                      $10,000 BOND.
war; has been at war for some
                                                                                                                       Enjoy this racy, full Flavored lager.
months. And furthermore, there                                                                                               Order a case today.
will have to be, as in the last war.
an American expeditionary force            Meals              Lunches                 Ice Cream                        COAST      BREWERIES
                                                                                                                             VANCOUVER - VICTORIA
                                                                                                                                                     LIMITED    CHOICE G R A I N - F E D B E E F
                                                                                                                                                                   CHOICE GRAIN-FED PORK
                                                                                                                                                                                                               CHOICE LAMB
                                                                                                                                                                                                             CHOICE VEAL
Not to save us but to save Amer-                                                                                                 E
                                                                                                                                N W WESTMINSTER
ica and the rest of the world. If                                                                                    41-12
                                                                                                                                                                       F R E S H A N D S M O K E D FISH
there is no American help, then
our civilization as we know it will
                                                                                                                    This advertisement is not pub-                        Local Poultry, Butter and Eggs
disintegrate.                              Quesnel                                                 B.C.
                                                                                                                    lished or displayed by the Liquor
                                                                                                                    Control Board or by the Gov-                            Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
                                                                                                                      ernment oi British Columbia.
                                                                                                                                                                            U A OS
                                                                                                                                                                       TRY O R F M U ALL-PMK SAUSAGE
                                                                                                                                                                P O E 39                                       QIESNEL, B.C.
O    VER TWO weeks after British
      Columbians had cast thei-
 votes there is still chaos and un-
 certainty in the Province's politi-

                                               Our Fighting Forces call on
 cal   affairs. The situation has
 brought about a plethora of hare-
 brained speculation, and coalition
 schemes and counter schemes
 What does stick out as plainly as
 a sore thumb is the fact that the
 people are fed up with with the
 way things were operating under
 the leadership of Premier T. Duff
                                                                          QUESNEL                                                                                ANNOUNCEMENT!
 Pattullo. They wanted more effic-
 ient government — they wanted
 government by the men they sent
 to Victoria, not by one man—and
                                                  t o support the great national
 they intend to get it.
    The handwriting is on the wall
 for the two old line parties. They
must, between them, give the peo-
 ple the sound and efficient gov-
 ernnment they have been clamor-
ing for: they must bury their dif-
 ferences until such time as the
war is over. That is the main thing
the people demand. And this also
holds true for the actions of the
C. C. F. Party in the next Parlia-

   The common man in the street
today, in the midst of a world
holocaust, cares little for politics.
He is interested only in seeing
that the business of the country
is conducted in an efficient and
economical manner. He wants the
war won in the shortest possible
time and is willing to make, and
is making, great personal sacri-
                                                                                                                                                                 Peeler'Grade Logs

                                                                                                                                                                      Urgently Needed For

    General Radio
      Batteries                                                                                                                                                       Aircraft Construction
C. D. H O Y & CO.
        QUESNEL, B.C.                                • Our airmen, soldiers, and sailors are more war weapons with a ready, willing,                             Price offered $35.00 per M feet B.C. scale, loaded on car
                                                    counting on our community to do its part eager response. Don't let them down,                                in Quesnel. Logs are scaled and accepted finally in Ques-
                                                    in the War Weapons Drive — and when It's our responsibility. Let's pull up our                               nel. 80% of purchase price paid against scale bill and bill
                                                                                                                                                                 of lading at the Royal Bank of Canada in Quesnel, bal-
                                                    they count on our community, they socks and put up our dollars. Push the                                     ance when car arrives in New Westminster. Only birch

  Quesnel Hotel Cate
                                                    count on you. So, double your purchases sale of War Savings Certificates when-                               logs free from any outside defects and with minimum
                                                                                                                                                                 9-in. diameter tops are acceptable. Further details in
                                                    of War Savings Certificates. Meet the ever and wherever you can. Support the                                 printed specifications are obtainable on request from the
                                                    demand of Canada'sfightingforces for War Weapons Drive in our community.                                     company or A. J . Vernon, in Quesnel.
                                                                                LOCAL COMMITTEE                         & %W                                         This offer may be withdrawn without notice, but
       Best Place                                      A. S. Vaughan, R. Commons, J . Allison, H. J . Gardner, R. Yorston.
                                                                         O. Mottishaw. J . B. Hutchcroft                                        73
                                                                                                                                                                 is good until January 31, 1942, at least.

        to Eat                                 DOUBLE Your Own Pledge to                                                                                         Pacific V e n e e r C o .
                                                                                                                                                                          New Westminster, B.C.
 Open      Until       Midnight

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1941                                                                                           THE   CARIBOO OBSERVER

                                                                                           Buy War Savings     Certificates
                                                                                         and help win the war.                      Marguerite Residents
                                                                                                                                    Enjoy Masquerade Ball                        WOOD & FRASER TRANSPORT        Q U E S N E L , B.C.
                                                                                                                                    Masquerade Realizes Neat Sum

                                                                                                   Seagram's                          F o r A n n u a l School Christmas
                                                                                                                                      T r e e a n d Concert
                                                                                                                                                                                 OPERATING       FA8T TRUCK 8ERVICE B E T W E E N VANCOUVER.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 P R I N C E G E O R G E A N D W A Y POINTS
                                                                                                                                       MARGUERITE.— Christmas tree               LEAVE VANCOUVER                                    WEDNESDAY        12:00 NOON
                                                                                                                                    dances have begun. We had one                ARRIVE CLINTON                                      THURSDAY        12:00 NOON
                                                                                                                                    here Saturday night in aid of the            A R R I V E WILLIAMS L A K E       ..               THURSDAY         «:00 P.M.
                                                                                                                                    school, and it was the nicest party          ARRIVE Q U E S N E L                                  FRIDAY        8:00     P.M.
                                                                                                                                    we have had here for some time,              A R R I V E PRINCE G E O R G E                     SATURDAY         8:00     A.M.
                                                                                                                                    not only for good behavior, but the
                                                                                                                                    new teacher, Miss Jean Allan, in-                                      VANCOUVER DEPOT
                                                                                                                                    troduced a masquerade, which at-
                                                                                                                                    tracted a crowd of jolly people. Of
                                                                                                                                    course many came to see the new
                                                                                                                                                                                  PACIFIC COAST WAREHOUSE
                                                                                                                                    teacher, and incidentally met oth-               P H O N E — S E Y . 8886                       50 P O W E L L S T R E E T
                                                                                                                                   er new teachers from as far south

                                                                                               < hi
                                                                                               p Wsy                                as Soda Creek and Mud Lake and
                                                                                                                                   as far north as Barkerville. It was
                                                                                                                                   lots of fun,, the maskers for tho
                                                                                                                                   most part acting their character-
                                                                                                                                   izations splendidly. The comic
                                                                                                                                   ones were very amusing, while a
                                                                                                                                   number of those not intended to
                                                                                                                                   be comic at all produced gales of
                                                                                                            Wirt"!                 laughter.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 On and after November 1st
                                                                                                                                       The first prize went to Mrs.

                                                                                                                                                                            WALLS' TRANSFER
                                                                                                                                    Gray as "A Gentleman," attired
                                                                                                                                    in a black frock coat and bowler
                                                                                                                                    hat. The second to Joe Macalister
                                                                                                                                    as "A Lady," in—well, just a print
                                                                                                                                    gown with a touch of the Gypsy                  Will be located Next to the Liquor Vendors
                                                                                                                                    in head kerchief and flowing sash.
                                                                                                                                    Young Billy Neilson walked off
                                                                                                                                    with the children's prize-, as a
                                                                                                                                    Sixteenth Bride"—or something.                                        PHONE 46-R-4
                                                                                                                                      Many other costumes were well
                                                                                                                                   worth mention did space permit;          Donnelly Block                                                Quesnel. B.C.
                                                                                         B3                                        but Stalwart young Francis Mac-
 SP*--                      • -w,,                                                                                                 alister didn't have to act the part
 ^Tg*    Phone MAriue 647*           *w
                                    ^v V                                                                                           as a Gael. He was it to perfection
 Cv%"      'o
              f"* delivery.
                r   5
                                                                                                                                   in the garb of "Auld Gaul."
                                                                                                                                      As to the music, it was soon ap

                                                                                                                                                                            S u n d a y and T h u r s d a y
            kT     H Cl t  f I I
         • U l Or i O ITO M K H M
               Qt C N D LM I
                   AAA I i O
                                                                                                                                   parent that the usual vim and vig
                                                                                                                                  or that makes Mrs. Polly Hill's fine
                                                                                                                                  artistry on the piano so distinctive
                                                                                                                                  was lacking. It was learned later
                                                                                                                                  that she insisted getting from her
 Thia advertisement is not published or displayed by the                                                                          sick bed to play for the affair, du-
Liquor Control Board or by the Government of British Columbia
                                                                                               Drawn from the Seagram
                                                                                              Trciawe     Chest — the largest     ly to have to give up shortly be                                        At 8:00 a.m.
                                                                                              reserve stock* ot aged whiskies
                                                                                                                                  fore midnight and go home. The
                                                                                                                                  other musicians, Billy Burak, Ern-
                                                                                              in Canada — its outstanding
                                                                                               quality never varie*.
                                                                                                                                  ie Fridlington, Cooie Lee and Bob                                                 *
                                                                                                                                  Macalister carried on, and consid-
                                                                                                                                  ering they were minus the piano,
                                                                                                                                                                            Direct service to Chilliwack,
                                                                                                                                  made a good job of it.

                                                                                                                                                                              New Westminster and
                                                                                                                                     The refreshments were abund-
                                                                                                                                   ant and excellent, judging from
                                                                                                                                   the manner in which they were

                                                                                                                                                                                Fraser Valley points
                                                                                                                                  enjoyed, and disappeared. The
                                                                                                                                  management also taxed the local
                                                                                                                                  batchelors — the postmaster was
                "The Best by Test"                                                                                                requis'tioned for the party's po-
                                                                                                                                  tent poison and sweeting, the cof-
                                                                                                                                  fee and sugar, while Reg Huggins
                                                                                                                                                                            CLOSE       CONNECTION A T CACHE C R E E K FOR KAMLOOPS
                                                                                                                                                                                              AND O K A N A G A N POINTS

                                                                                        K. H. SING                                was called upon to furnish "the

                                                                                                                                                                           Cariboo Stages Ltd.
                                                                                                                                  milk of human kindness."
                                                                                                                                     One crusty old batchelor had
                                           *                                             Buy General Radio                        made himself a batch of dough-
                                                                                                                                  nuts but somehow they didn't
                                                                                                                                 suit him; he hadn't any teeth. He                                          PHONE 32
                                                                                           Battery Packs                         was told he might get rid of them

Allen's Bakery                                                                          W E L L S               - B.C.
                                                                                                                                 at the party, where the young peo-
                                                                                                                                 ple had strong teeth. Of course
                                                                                                                                 there' were various good-natured
                                                                                                                                  remarks, but the doughnuts dis-
                                                                                                                                 appeared. "Frenchy" capped the
                                                                                                                                 climax In descriptive comment               Customers can avoid inconvenience and
                                                                                                                                 when he said to the donor: "Nex'
                                                                                                                                 tarn would you please mak' dem
                                                                                                                                 jus' i n more beeg so I can use for
                                                                                                                                                                             delay by making application for Service
                                                                                                                                 spare tire?"
                                                                                                                                    Anyway the party was a great
                                                                                                                                                                             Connections or Discontinuance as far as
                                                                                                                                 success. The total receipts were
                                                                                                                                 $37.65. which after expenses are
                                                                                                                                                                             possible in advance. This will enable
                                                                                                                                 paid, will leave a nice fund for the
                                                                                                                                 school clvldrens' Christmas tree.                            o
                                                                                                                                                                             the Company t render the service
                                                                                                                                             A L E X P. McINNES.                  promptly on the date specified
                                                                                                                                OPEN L E T T E R T O CITIZENS OP
                                                                                                                                                                             QUESNEL LIGHT & WATER CO. LTD.
                                                                                                                                   QUESNEL AND DISTRICT
                                                                                                                                                                             QUESNEL                  -         -        -      -         - B.C.
                                                                                                                                   The total membership for Ques-
                                                                                                                                nel and District Branch of the
                                                                                                                                Red Cross Society for the year
                                                                                                                                just expired reached 289, but for
                                                                                                                                the forthcoming year our object-
                                                                                                                                ive is 300 members by December
                                                                                                                                1, 1941.
                                                                                                                                   We appeal to every citizen to           Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co.
                                                                                                                                again take membership. In so do-

Boys we've k n o w n since                                                                           babies                     ing you back up and stimulate the
                                                                                                                                efforts of the lady workers of the
                                                                                                                                district who are knitting and sew-
                                                                                                                                ing diligently all the year round to
                                                                                                                                send the large quantities of com-
                                                                                                                                                                                      TRAIN                     S C H E D U L E
   #      W e see them board the train after                       must provide the money so much needed                        forts so desperately needed by our

   tkeir last leave home . . . boys we've                          to win the war . . . and one way to do
                                                                                                                                military, air and naval forces, and
                                                                                                                                also the evacuees of the bombed
                                                                                                                                                                                      Between Vancouver and Quesnel
                                                                                                                                areas. Winter is approaching and
   known since they were babies. We say                            that is to b u y more W a r S a v i n g s                    the need for our help is more urg-
                                                                                                                                ent. This is one way you can help:                                        NORTHBOUND
   " G o o d Luck . . . we're all pulling for                      Certificates.                                                every penny of every dollar is used
                                                                                                                                to the very best advantage in              Vancouver (Union Pier) Mon. and Thurs. Leave 12:00 Noon
                                                                                                                                helping your more        unfortunate       Williams Lake           Tues. and Fri. Leave. 11:00 a.m.
   you", as we bid them G o o d Bye. But                                                                                        neighbor, and therefore your local         Quesnel                 Tues. and Fri. Arrive 2:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                officers ask you to keep up your
   are we? A r e we "pulling" . . . all we                         The help of every Canadian        is needed for              membership in the Red Cross                                               SOUTHBOUND
                                                                                                                                Society.                                   Quesnel                              Tues. and Fri. Leave            5:30 p.m.
   can? What are we doing to help them?                            Victory. In these days of war the thoughtless,                                                          Williams Lake                        Tues. and Fri. Leave            9:40 p.m.
                                                                                                                                  Membership cards can be ob-              Vancouver (Union Pier)               Wed. and Sat. Arrive            7:00 p.m.
   Are          we giving them the things they                     selfish spender is a traitor to our war effort.              tained from our local workroom,
                                                                                                                                next door to the liquor store, or                Stage connects with train at Quesnel for passengers to
                                                                   A reduction in personal spending is now a vital              from Mrs. D. D. Fraser or Art              and    f r o m Prince George, Barkerville a n d Wells.
   need so badly . . . ships and tanks and
                                                                  necessity to relieve the pressure for goods, to                                                              T h r o u g h tickets to all points issued at P.G.E. Rlwy. Office
  guns and planes and ammunition? A r e                                                                                                             A. DIXON.              Wells, a n d at P.G.E. Stages, Bus T e r m i n a l , Prince George.
                                                                  enable more and more labour and materials to                  Secretary Quesnel Branch Canad-
  we giving them a M they need? That's                                                                                          ian Red Cross. Society.
                                                                  be diverted to winning the war.        The all-out
  one thing we can do . . . we who stay                           effort, which Canada must make, demands this                  NEWEST SALVAGE WRINKLES
                                                                                                                                WILL S T I M U L A T E DRIVE
  at home . . . one thing we must do. We                          self-denial of each of us.                                    FOR W A S T E MATERIALS

 SUPPORT                  THE        WAR        WEAPONS           DRIVE       INYOUR              COMMUNITY
                                                                                                                                   OTTAWA.—After sjx months of
                                                                                                                                activity, Canada's great drive to
                                                                                                                                                                           QUESNEL                                              HOTEL
                                                                                                                                reclaim essential war materials is
                                                                                                                                hitting a mark that indicates its
                                                                                                                                                                                                    FRONT STREET
                                           Published by the War Saving* Committee, Ottawa                                       value as part of our war effort.           Q U E S N E L H O T E L CO.                                   QUESNEL, B.C.
                                                                                                                                Some new salvage wrinkles have
                                                                                                                                just been announced which will be

           SNUB teSS- TO BUY MORE                                                                                               another step toward increasing
                                                                                                                                this good work.
                                                                                                                                  One of the new ideas concerns                  Your Home Away /rom Home
                                                                                                                                the recovery of valuable tin, al-
                                                                                                                                uminum and lead foils. It is an
                                                                                                                                                                                            ** t
                                                                                                                                offer, by the Ottawa Branch of                         ONE R A T E AND COMFORTABLE T O ALL
                                                                                                                                the Canadian National Committee
                                                                                                                                on Refugees, to prepare foil from                                               * * *
                                                                                                                                any part of Canada for the smel-
                                                                                                                                ters.                                      $2.00, $2.50 DOUBLE                                   $1.00, $1.50 SINGLE

                                                                                                                                 Buy War Savings Certificates.

P A G E FOUR                                                                                                                         THE      CARIBOO OBSERVER                                                                                                                  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER :3, IS 11

    UrTtlTTTTTTttTTtTTTTTTITTTITTtlTIlITHiriTIITIIlH^                                                                                                         A car travelling south on Front
                                                                                                                                                           Street Tuesday evening       crashed                                                                               ID. F. M c N E I L L
                                                                                                   Personal Items                                          into the guard rail at the end of
                                                                                                                                                           Barlow Avenue. The roadbed at
           ANNOUNCING—                                                                                                                                     that point is sinking again, and
                                                                                                                                                           had it not been for the rail the car                                                             j          (Successor to E. J . Avison)
                                                                                                      The   Coffee Shop, operated, in                      would have plunged some fifteen
                                                                                                                                                           feet into the gully at that point.

            C o l e m a n
                                                                                                   conjunction w'th      the 'Cariboo                                                                                                                       |           BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,
                                                                                                  Hotel, -has clos-ed down for two                                                                                                                          |                    NOTARY PUBLIC
                                                                                                                                      Corporation of the Village of                                                                                         i                        QUESNEL, B.C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Hill Meat Market
                                                                                                                   « • *
                                                                                                     W.    Bryant, Barkerville Gold                    Quesnel            i""'" '        i 1 * I'»• n t n 1 i 11 i n JI u f j i; J i • ? M j i i f M f J t: j j i u 11 u n M u;: M n:: i; M t M i x it j 11 J i 1J n H1M r M1 iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiillllli£
                                                                                                                                                                                                          1 1               1   1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 1 11 I M 1
                                                                                                  Commissioner, was a business visi-
                                                                                                  tor here for a couple of davs dur-
                        SERVICE                           D A Y                                   ing the week.

                                       AT   O U R S T O R E ON
                                                                                                                  * * *
                                                                                                     Louis LeBourdais, who has been
                                                                                                                                                                PUBLIC NOTICE                                         QUESNEL AND WELLS, B.C.

                                                                                                 confined to the hospital since Oc-

                       Wednesday, November 12                                              B
                                                                                                  tober 21st, will not be out of the     The Voters' List for the twelfth
                                                                                                 institution until about the middle election       of the Municipality of                                                              O                    In Season                                              O
                                                                                                 of next week.
                                                                                                                  • * •
                                                                                                                                      Quesnel was posted in the Clerk's
                                                                                                                                      Office, Carson Street, on the fifth                                                              Y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                KIPPERED SALMON                                                                    Y
                                                                                                     Mr.    and Mrs. G . E . Malcolm, day of November, 1941. A Court of
           HAVE Y O U ANY C O L E M A N A PPLIANCE T H A T NEEDS                                                                                                                                                              SMOKED B L A C K COD
                                                                                                 of the Cariboo Hotel, left by Tues- Revision w 1 be held at ihe Munic-                                                              HADDIE FILLETS
                                A D J U S T M E N T O I SERVICE?                                 day's train for a holiday at the ipal Office, Carson Street, on the

             Briny it to our store—bring them all in! A trained
                                                                                                 coast. They expect to return in a fifteenth day of November, 1941,
                                                                                                 couple of weeks.                     at ten o'clock in the forenoon for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 EASTERN KIPPERS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       SALT HERRING                                                                 T
             expert freni the Coleman fc.tory will service them
             Tor you. He will not make any charge for labor or
                                                                                                     O.    Mottishaw, resident' game said list.
                                                                                                 warden, was admitted to the local
                                                                                                                                      the purpose of the revision of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 PICKLED HERRING
             for gasoline used i testing or for mantles used In

             testing lamps or lanterns. I: any parts are required
                                                                                                 hospital during the week suffer-
                                                                                                 ing from a heavy cold and threat-
                                                                                                                                         Any    person whose name does
                                                                                                                                      not appear on the Voters' List, and                                                              R                  English Cured                                             R
             vou will be charged only the egular prices for them.                                                                     considers his or her name should
                                                                                                 ened pneumonia.
                                                                                                                                      appear may apply to the Court of                                                                 S                  Corned Beef                                               S
                          ONE               DAY          ONLY
                                                                                                                  * * *
                                                                                                                                      Revision on that date. Any name
                                                                                                     The    Quesnel Humming Birds
                                                                                                                                      or names placed on the 1 st inad-
                                                                                                 Branch of the Junior Red Cross
             This offer is good only on ihe above date. If you                                                                        vertantly or otherwise, and not
                                                                                                 held a candy sale at the school on
             cannot come in then leave your Coleman appliances                                                                        having the right to be so placed i                Phone 33                                            Delivery Hours: 11 a.m. and 5 pjn.
                                                                                                 October 31. As the result of the
             in before that and pick them up after.                                                                                   shall be removed by the Court of iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiim
                                                                                                 children's efforts $6.00 was real-
*                                                                                                ized. The money will be used in
                            Service             Labor   Is     Free                              aiding the Junior Red Cross.           Nominations for the Election of
h                                                                                                                                     one (1) Commissioner wil be held
                                                                                                                        • ••
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            NUGGET HOTEL AND C M
H            The       only cost to you will be for any new parts that                                                                at the Municipal Office, Carson
H            may       be needed.
M                                                                                                                                     Street, on the second Monday in
                                                                                                     C. V. Johnston, of      Johnston December, being December 8,1941,
N                                                                                                Bros., won the first War Savings from 12 o'clock noon until 2 o'clock
                                                                                                 Certificate raffled here by the Rod. P.M., and in the advent of a Poll
n                                                                                                and      Gun Club last week. J . B. being necessary, polling will take
N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BARLOW STREET
H                                                                                                Hutchcroft won the one raffled place at the Municipal Office,
                                                                                                 last Saturday night.                 Carson Street, on Thursday, De-
                                                                                                                                      cember 11, 1941, from 9 o'clock                      T W E N T Y YEARS' OF SUCCESSFUL EXPERIENCE IN
                                                                                                                   • * •

       Cowan Hardware Co.                                                                            Jack Moffat, proprietor of Up-   A.M. until 7 o'clock P.M.
                                                                                                 land Dairy, Wells, was in town on       The    outgoing Commissioner is                             CATERING TO T H E TRAVELLING PUBLIC
                                                                                                 business Thursday and Friday. C. V. Johnston.
                                                                                                 Jack says he is having difficulty               G. S. ROBINSON,                   BEST                 MEALS                    NORTH                          OF              VANCOUVER                              CITY
               "Everything In Hardware"                                                          locating stock feed for his dairy
                                                                                                 herd this year, the rains having
                                                                                                                                             Clerk to the Corporation
                                                                                                 ruined a large proportion of the
                                                                                                 local farmers' crops.
                                                                                                                        *    *
                                                                                                    George Haddon, of New West-
                                                                                                                                                             Classified Ads
                                                                                                 minster, arrived here Tuesday by

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fall Footwear!
                                                                                                 car to take over the position of
                                                  BUY                                            accountant at the local Home Oil FOR SALE — 10-year-old gelding;
                                                                                                                                    weighs 1,100; all round saddle
                                                                                                 Co. office. Mr. Haddon formerly

     General R a d i o Batteries
                                                                                                 worked in the Cariboo as a mining  horse. Apply H . A. Crowston,
                                                                                                 accountant. He takes the place re- Soda Creek, B.C.
                                                                                                 cently resigned by Dan Lunn. who
                                                                                                 leaves Quesnel November 21st u> FOR     SALE—Seven lots, North
                                                                                                 join the Royal Canadian Flying     Quesnel, house 20 x 26 ft. City
                                                                                                 Corns.                             water on property. Apply W.
                                                                                                                                    Kube, Quesnel, B.C.         3-t
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      For Ladies
    C O W A N H A R D W A R E CO.                                                                  The Editor:                                              "The       H o n e of food T a l k i e s "                              OXFORDS—Of brown or black calf, heavy durable soles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and strongly stitched vamps. All sizes  2.75 to 4.95
                                                                                                      In asking for space in your paper
              QUESNEL                              -       -          -     B.C.                  to write "a letter to the Editor" am                                                                                               PUMPS AND TIES FOR DRESS—We have a large assort-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ment of the above, .spike or Cuban heels, short vamps or
                                                                                                                                                             REX                THEATRE
                                                                                                   breaking an accepted rule (my
                                                                                                   own), but feel that in justice to                                                                                                small peep-toe effect, of calf, crushed kid or alligator
                                                                                                   others I must do so at this time.                                                                                                leathers                                      2.95 to 5.50

                                                               HSil                                    I would like space to comment
                                                                                                  on your editorial published in

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                F o r Children
                                                                                                  your issue of October 25, 1941, un-

      Christmas Cards
                                                                                                   der    the heading "A Personal
                                                                                                      Your editorial credits my success                           TUES., FRI. and SAT.
                                                                                                  at the polls to a personal triumph,                                                                                               We have a large assortment of oxfords, sandals and boots
                                                                                                  and states that the party machine                                                                                                 for school wear. All sizes in black and brown .... 1.85 to 2.95
                                                                                                  did not do much to help. While
                                   For Overseas                                                   your remarks are quite flattering,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                China and Glassware
                                                                                                  and while I believe that I have, in
                                                                                                  fact, many personal friends who
                                                                                                  would probably vote for me regard-
                                                                                                  less of the party which I repre-
                                                                                                  sent, am confident that the party                                   THE  MAN"                                                     A large display, such as cups and saucers, cake plates,
                                                                                                  organization was greatly respons-                                                                                                 creams and sugars, etc., now on sale at ridiculously low
                                                                                                  ible, if not for my election, for the                                                                                             prices. Drop in and look them over. Real Bargains for
                                                                                                  large majority which I was able to
           N.B.—Send Vitamins Overseas                                                            obtain.
                                                                                                                                                                                 WITH                                               Early Shoppers.

                                                                                                      As you know, I was only in the
                                                                                                  riding for two weeks previous to
                                                                                                  the election, and the four oppos-
                                                                                                                                                                     SPENCER TRACY
                                                                                                  ing candidates had been actively                                                                                                                                      •

      ALLISON mm                                           & BOOK CO.
                                                                                                 campaigning for a considerable
                                                                                                 time before my arrival; but when I                             SHOWS S T A R T 8:15 PJV1.
                                                                                                 did arrive in Cariboo, we were able

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                JOHN A.                         FRASER&CO.
             NYAL                      (ESTABLISHED 1910)                    REXALL              to carry on a quick and well or-
                                                                                                 ganized campaign which had been
                                                                                                 well prepared ahead of time by our
                                                                                                  organization workers throughout
                                                                                                 Cariboo, and I feel that credit
                                                                                                                                                                            BILL'S                                                                              LIMITED

                                                                                                                                                           Radio Service
                                                                                                 should be given where credit is
            S P E C I A L THIS W E E K                                                               Possibly, when you mentioned
                                                                                                 "party machine" you meant the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Phone Your Orders—Telephone No.^4
                                                                                                 Liberal Party as a whole. You are,
    HEINZ KATSUP, bottle                                                                   21c   of course, entitled to your opinion                        Located over Northern Hard-
    SNOW CAP HERRINGS, tall tin                                                            10c   on this, but as already stated, I                              ware ft Furniture Co.
                                                                                                 would not like it to be felt that
    COWAN'S COCOA, i/ lb. tin           2                                                  16c   the Various Cariboo Liberal As-                                                 •    • *
    FORT Y O R K COFFEE, 1 lb. tin                                                         48c   sociations, as well as individual
    H E A L T H BRAN, 2 lb. pkt                                                            18c   friends and supporters through-                               FOR B E T T E R RECEPTION
    K L E E N E X , 200 tissue box
                                                                                                 out the riding, did not give me in-
                                                                                                 valuable and absolutely essential
                                                                                                                                                               TOMORROW— S E E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Goodyear Tires                                            Coyle Batteries
                                                                                                                                                                                • ••
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        JOHNSTON BROS.' GARAGE
                                                                                                               LOUIS LeBOURDAIS

             C. D. HOY                                         8c CO.                                Quesnel, B.C., November 7, 1941.

                                                                                                 FOR SALE—Placer mining outfit:
                                                                                                                                                                      24-HOUR SERVICE

                                                                                                   Briggs Stratton engine, Gorman-
                                                                                                   Rupp aluminum pump, 5,000 gal.                          ALL WORK GUARANTEED
                                                                                                   hr. capacity; like new, $125.00.
                                                                                                   for quick sale.C. S. Hergott, E d -
                                                                                                   munds Ranch, Macalister, B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Qeneral Motors Products,
                       •>.'.!/: P r o v i n c e           ~
                                                                                                                                                                     WE     WHOLESALE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Sales and Service
                                  HELP" WANTED-—MALE                                                                                                                 General                                            EXPERT REPAIRS TO ALL MAKES OF CARS

                       Men           Wanted—
                                                                                                  Barb Wire                                                       Dry Batteries
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     AND TRUCKS

                       CANADA existing NEEDS r.nd complete the
                                              MEN T O REIN-

                    4th and 6th Divisions. Canada will need
                    7.000 to 10,000 men every month.     Every
                                                                                     w            roll
                                                                                                          FOR               SALE
                                                                                                  85-lb. roll, 4 point, heavy. Per
                                                                                                                                                                      QUESNEL,            B.C.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Batteries Repaired mi Charged
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Alemite High Pressure Greasing
                   able-bcdlcd between the a^cs of IS
                    and  45 can find his place in the army. .\ • j                                                                                                                                                                               Washing, Polishing
                   Good pay—everything found—good pros- ma?/                                             Chicken Wire
                    pects of promotion- -good comradeship and
                    you can learn a trade while serving your
                   country. See your nearest recruiting office                       Hi
                                                                                                  Per    roll of 50 ft                      $2.50
                                                                                                                                                           VAUGHAN REALTY CO.                                                        Gas and Oils—Brake Linings
                                                                                                  Mink and Fox Wire

                   today.                                                                                                                                        REAL ESTATE
                                                                                                                                                           FIRE — INSURANCE — LIFE
                                                                                                         Prices on application
                             ' A N'l'ij.J)
                                                BODY        A X O        M K T A L
                                         c;.i|.i;i h h - <>i,. -V- 1i11nu c u m -
                                                                                     FA.   /            NEIL H . SUTHERLAND
                                                                                                                                                              NOTARY PUBLIC, Etc.

                                                                                                                                                           FRONT STREET                     -QUESNEL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       IMPERIAL OIL AGENTS
                                                                                                                     Quesnel, B.C.

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