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THE ADVOCATE V O L . 7 5 P A R T 1 J A N U A R Y 2 0 1 7 61 14. The Tsilhqot'in maintained that the killings were an act of war, not murder, and that it was wrong to try and execute them under criminal law. On October 23, 2014 the Province agreed, officially exonerating the six chiefs. 15. Margaret Ormsby, “Brew, Chartres”, online: <http://www.biographi.ca/en/bio.php?id_nbr= 4319> ; Edward S. Hewlett, “Klatsassin”, online: <http://www.biographi.ca/en/bio/klatsassin_9E. html> in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol IX (1861-1870) accessed 25 July 2016. Klatsassin was captured; after a trial in New Westminster before Justice Begbie, Klatsassin and four colleagues went to the gallows. 16. There is a shorter Mount Brew north of Squamish: a popular hike which is named after a different Brew. 17. The official name, sans possessive apostrophe. 18. GP Akrigg, British Columbia Place Names (UBC Press, 1997) at 150. 19. (1991) 49 Advocate 171–174. Judge Howay married Louise Ladner, of the same family that gave its name to Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. 20. He served as a senator of the University of British Columbia from 1915–1942 and in 1933 he was awarded an honourary Doctor of Laws. Judge Howay’s grandson Robert Howay was a lawyer and an active alpinist, a member of the BC Mountaineering Club and the Alpine Club of Canada. He died in a hiking accident in 1994 near Chilliwack, British Columbia: see (1994) 52 Advocate 924. 21. Online: <http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/ collectionsp-bin/colldisp/l=0/c=51>. 22. He is buried in Poperinghe Old Military Cemetery, near Ypres. 23. Allyson Kenning, “Tales and Legends of the Mountain Kingdom: Richard Plewman and the Mountain We Named after Him”, The Rossland Telegraph (18 July 2013). Mountain bikers and trail runners will know it as one of the eponymous peaks of the glorious Seven Summits Trail. 24. His younger brother Sherwood Herchmer was also a barrister. They sometimes appeared opposite each other on files (eg Kerr v Canadian Pacific Railway Co (1912), 18 BCR 389 (SC) but later practised as partners, in the firm of Herchmer and Herchmer. 25. Glen Boles, Canadian Mountain Place Names: The Rockies and Columbia Mountains (Rocky Mountain Press) at 122. Hornaday was a central figure in saving the American bison from extinction. 26. Allan Macnab was a lawyer and a premier of the pre-Confederation Province of Canada. t t t t t ls Cloud f n oo DM T l An eheryW imeyTn A evicyDen An or child and i t l etemacordiv. di etemacor omc.omc www


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