Hotel license opposed June 14, 1917
HOTEL LICENCE NOT ASKED FOR Application by Proprietor of Kingsway Hotel is Withdrawn Application Opposed. SOUTH VANCOL'VER, Juno 14. The proposed intention of the owner of the Kingsway Hotel, formerly the Gladstone inn, to apply for a new liuuor licence, resulted in a large delegation of ministers and members of the Social Service Council and the Woman's Forum wailing on the licence commissioners at their meeting yesterday, when it was understood the matter would be considered. They were pleased, however, to learn that the application was being withdrawn. Among the ministers present were. Rev. R. Wilkinson, president of the B. C. Conference; Rev. J. H. Miller, of Cedar Cottage; Rev. 1. C. Switzer, Cedar Cottage; Rev. T. H. Wright, of Wilson Heights; and Rev. J. Richmond Craig, of Westminster Presbyterian church. Mrs. Woods, Mrs. Mc - Phee and Mrs. Shoemaker represented the Woman's Forum. The delegation expressed their gratification at the fact that the application was not being presented, and voiced their confidence in tho commissioners.