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Array II    TOben $ou compare tbe price of  Wy      dfX?  ���������m;h\  m  mpbell's Clothing  with  other kinds, consider  weil the Campbell's  Clothing quality.  Although  it is  not by any means the  cheapest clothing when price  alone  is  considered, it returns much more than  the value of every cent it costs.  Adhere isn't a blemish concealed or a hidden  flaw���������that  could  possibly  satisfaction you will have each day during its long and hard life.  j mar the  General Merchant  ������*������������  Phone No* 52  19999B  \K>Vi  Creston, B. C:  :xyyXA0^e^on School Report  Ay^winj������to illness, the attendanse and  AV-prd-pre^Aof tne school has been much  >Xxi&tttd0A: The following is a list of the  Vvgapils, registered this first month of the  VyNowivyear and the number of days each  ywaByabsent. The report cards, showing  VAVtheJ-progress of the pupils in their var-  Vions subjects, will not be issued- until  y theeitidyof February  VAjVTotalVVegistration^ 9*3. Division I,  l^e'j^ilment S7-���������average 28.   Division II,  Danard,   absent  absent 0 days;  fJ^j^afgHurry,  absent 0 days; -Ethel  Huscrbft^abssat I day-; Laura Edmusd-  |aj5A|^btfeiit,-3*g'1day8; Qeorgina Oact-  ^wr^h^Vabsent 7 days;' Stanley Hendren,  absent  isivabsent,? days; Andy -Patterson.absent  ^mt'Pattersonr absenti 8K days.  Lillian 'Chariet,, absent -0  ill  K*--  MaaweJl, absents days; John Br'oderick,  ^ialwenitA'.^days; Margaret Broderick, ab-  A;jsentV2#Vdays; Percy Broderick, absent  ViftVldays;^plive Gilpin,  absent 6 days;'  V Blanohe Hendren, absent 6>������ days; Ella Leamy,   absent   6    days;    Charlie  AVALeamy;absent 8 days; Melville "Burton,  absent 9 days; Grettice Wisler, absent  V^'17;'dayiB.V;  AjJ^yVThird: Philip  Hurry,, absent1 0  dayslLorne Botterill, absent 0 days;  Bbnald Lidgate, absent 4 days; Norman  yTrotter,yabsent 4^ days; Bay Miller,  absa'nt 6 days; Herbert Gobbett, absent  v;; 8 day*; VJohn Andrew, absent 0 days;  ~FrancisTalarioo,,absent 8 days; Vida  Gobbett, absent 10 days; Hazel Andrew,  yabsentiS days.       < *   ��������� ���������' ^  Division II:   Reggie Atherton, absent  Vi7Vdays; Winnie Atherton,   absent*  6  days; Ai nold Bain, absent OdayB; Heten  Barton, absent 10 days; Frances Barton,  absent 0 days; Edgar Bonny, absont 5  V days; Bert Boffey, abBeut 3 days; Katio  Boffey; absent 4 days;. Poroy Boffey,  absent 5days; Charles Bobteroll, nbtont  2 days; George Broderie, absent 2 days;  Wilfred Burton, absent 1 day; Laurence  Charest, absent 5 days; Lillian Oherrington, absent 13 days; Bose Oherrington,  absent 13 days; Beatrice DoddsJ absent  1 day; John Dodds, absent 1 day; David  Dow, absent 10 days; Arthur Gobbet,  absent 16 days; Harold Gobbet, absent  14 days ; Erma Hayden, absent 10 days;  Orin Hayden, absent 9 days; Hazel  Hobden, absent 3 days; Arthur Hnrry,  absent 9 days; Mabel Huseroft, absent 4  days; Leonard Ingham, absent" 2 days;  Buth Klingensmith, absent 3 days; Annie* Maione, absent 15 days; Treesia  Maione absent 5 days; Denzeil. Maxwell, absent 3 days; Evelyn Miller, absent I day; Leonei Ivriore, absent 3 days;  Frank Roumano, absent 8 days ^Joseph  Boumano, absent 1G days; Ardrey Wilson absent 3 days; Nellie Wilson, absent 4 day=s; Joseph Carver,, absent 7  days; Jesse Wiles, absent 10 days; Lav-  ina Wiles, absent 13 days; William  "vjiles. absent 17 days,  Three new pnpils  middle of the month.   \-     ^  ',The following pnpils were perfect, in  .tfttrcidance,: _ Frank j*Botierill,. Stanley,  ^Bgyd, Elmer Burton, Evelyn Buxton;  VLeon Charest, Beatrice Derthic, Mamie  .Derthic,  James Dodds,  Helen Fowler,  Richard    Fowler,    Harold     Goodwin,  Murill Hobden,  Essie  Miller and Viv-  ianne Moore.  A. M. Oartwright,  E. V. Danard.  enteral about the  *Bee Industry in  Creston District  PLACED ON FREE LIST  The representatives of the United States snd Canadian Governments, who  have for some time been carrying on at Washington, negotiations with a view.of  TeaujuatiUK tuo fcaf Iff bwi/wetju tii6 Republic aud tho  their labours, and the result in tbe form of a proposed draft agreement, has been  laid before CJongress and tbe Canadian Parliment, for ratification or otherwise.  The subjoined list will shoW in a concise form the most important changes  which will be made if the arrangement goes into effect, as compared with the  -���������resent tariff:  Ottaw a, Jan. 26 ���������Mr. Frelding said he had a statement showing the present and past duty, and the effect of the change in eaoh article:  i Both  Countries  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Fre*  Free  Free  Free  Cattle   Horses   Sheep   Swine   Other live animals.  Poultry, alive   Poultry, dead   Wheat   r-OrJU^-,  ~SJ &...*%. .........  T������ ^      ' Old Oan. Tariff  . / .^ 25 p. c.       25 p. o.       25 p. c.       3Jic lb.       25 p. c.       25 p. c.       20 p. c.       IS p. 0.  in *������ "  Ab a result of a small advertisement  that has appeared in the Review for the  pn'Bt, few,Jssues asking for information  about tbe whereabouts of Phillip Copsey,  Mr. Copsey has been located at Cranbrook and an important letter from hi?  home has been sent to him by the editor  of the Review. ^y  >  Frank Lewis, mine foreman at tho  Bell view mineB, and. , son-in-law T. D*  Buuce arrived in town last Friday and  returned home on Monday's train. It  is quito probable that Mr. Lewis may  locate at Creston in tne near future. '*  Have you joined Winter's *' Oreston  Suit and ProBsiug Olub?" of which full  Mr. J. Heath, who hasN probably had  more experience in the handling of bees  than any other man in the valley, ia an  enthusiast regarding bee culture in the  Crestoca District.  He says thefc this particular district  appeal's to be especially adapted for  bees The Dutch clover commonly  known as the small white clover crows'  in great abundance in this valley and  this particular kind of clover is the very  best* thing for the bees. /     *  Ir-t addition  the Creston Dis'.riot is  comparatively free of wind and has a  great de il of sunshine both of which  awi  factors  favorable   for   beeB.   "Mr.  Hoath say s that when you have half a*  dczen hives, the artificial raising' can  then b\ commenced.  'He strongly ree-'  ommendfi that  new  beginners   shonld  look"* uf tor the brood and. see that it~is  healthy.     Regarding  hives  be  would  suggest the Standard English hive for  use. - Theae hives of the* old country'are"  about  fourteen  and "a^half inches in  length,   whilo in Canada the frames are  much longer.   It takes ten frames to  make a square. ' Under^ ordinary conditions each hive should produce 40 lbs.���������  of surplus honpy per year.  }    The culture of bees, according to Mr.  Heath, - is a most lucurative    pastime  and he expects to embark in the undertaking ,himself this spring.   With  an  abundtunce of clover nnd a most admirable oii mate, Mr Heath says that Ores-  ton Di8(;riot offers great inducements for  new beginners in this industry.  Potatoes   Turnips, cabbages, onions.,  Peaches, per 100 lbs   Grape?, per lb   i Raspberries, per lb   Other eatable fruits   Cheese, per lb   Butter, per lb t   Eggs, per doz....'   Honey, per gallon   Rough lumber,  1000 feet.  Mica, per lb   and   Gypsum, crude, per ton...  Gypsum, ground, per ton.  Iron ore, per ton...,: X..  1G p. c.  20 p. ������.-.  30 p. o.  25 p. o.  $1.00  2c  2c  25 p. c.  3c  4c  3c f  3e  50c  oc  25 p. c.  80c  $1.75  25c  Old U. S. Tariff  27^ p. c.  30 p. c per hd.  Free  $1 50 per hd.  20 p. c.  Free  Free  25c  10c  on~   15c  28c  25 to 40 p. c.  25o per bu.  25c per bu.  25 p. c.  Ic per pt.  6c per lb.  6o per lb.  5c per doz.  20c ps? gSi.  ._. ���������  St XIC\ji  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Free  Fre������  Free'  Free  Free  per ton lOo  -It has always been apparent to ns that  Sir Wilfred Laurier and his henchmen  of -Eastern Canada, who have mismanaged the'affairs of the Dominion for so  long, were no friends ofr'British Columbia. The, principles' embodied in these  reciprocity proposals, ban,only be regarded, as absolutely*, opposed to Bl O.  interests, and-as' but*' another attempt  by the eastern political'gang to put the  Uwtifei infn ���������Mia ftnviaafe  PrAviriAa ^    ~ A  Ralph G. Soruton, editor of the Review, went over to   Nelson oh Sunday  laBt, , '  Mrs. Breeze, lately of Oanyon City,  has taken ovor the O. P. Ry. Boaraiug  Houso at Cranbrook, and Miss Gt. Quaife  Ib assisting her there.  Havo yon seen the assorted stock of  Enamel waifo at Ed. F. Johnson's hard-  particulars are givon elsowhero in this war,* store on Fourth St. ? If not drop in  to**?.     V laud inspect for yourself.  *���������  i i  knife int-o the Sunset Province^  V The placing of fruit and rough lumbe^i:  on the free list, is a staggering' blow "to  two- Of,, our '..greates^ "and most*rapidly  developing induatries.'^nd one looks tjnV  vain through the .draft tariff; fortniy^  changes 'in the' way.j of - joeoiprocit^in  zinc and,A other ores,' eto.", which .would  4n-any'waywbe of-the^Bjighest benefit to*  any B. O. industry./.     ^   *-l  The Canadian or so called Canadian  representatives in tbe negotiations', have  been completely fooled by their astute  American opponents. The question  naturally arises, why were tha negotiations ever entered upon at all? We  were going on very nicely, under the old  tariff. An American capitalist who  Wished to avail himself of our natural  resources, was rightly compelled to  oome to Canada, bringing his money  with him, and build his factories and  pay out wages iu the Dominion ,aasist  in the building up,of our towns and the  formation of a great home market for  our farmers and producers. That is the  real truo Canadian policy, the only Canadian polioy, but it-was not good enough  for Sir Wilfred and his narrow minded  eastern confederates. >  Sir Wilfred has hit B. O below the  belt beforo, and on ovory possible oo*  oasion, in the oase ot Paolflo OoaBt' fls h*  ories questions, the Alaskan sealing, tho  Oriental immigration problem, and  ovory other instanoo in whioh he has  been handling matters pertaining to B.  O. he has taken the opportunity to knock  our interests. Once in a life time, he  takes a fiying trip' through our empire  to find out where he can get in his nest  worst' blow. ,  v"  .'' v *     l     <.  - We hope- that steps can he taken  throughout the' province to show by  means; of resolutions and protests; tbat  'WdTuBTIally aware of tha game whioh is  being played at Ottawa, where our  moBt vital interests are made the pawns  in every diplomatic enoonnter.  Sir Wilfred end his crowd of heelers  have been in power at Ottawa too long,  alike ins ths iascrcsis cf the wesc and  the interests of the Dominion.  Silver tongued orators, and neat after  dinner speakers, are no doubt asset* of  some small value, but when for suoh a  purely social combination of qualities,  we are aaked to pay a price which involves the handing over of onr natural  resources and industries to the truec  promoter? of an alien country, th@& wo  say emphatically that the price ia too  high for us to pay.  Canada is greater than Sir Wilfred  Laurier, and the sooner we have at  Ottawa a representative of the true  economic interests of Canadian business  life, and the better it will be, not only  tor British Columbia, bnt for the whole  Dominion.  An enjoyable dsnee waa held is the  ^asjrosM*i������e~St������ii on Auesaay evening  last, January 31, under the auspices of  W. Burton of the Burton Hotel. The  music was of the best and some .thirty  couples were en the floor at one time.  This waa a most successful dance in all  respects and all wno were preannt enjoyed themselves to the limit. s ''*  It has been decided to hold the Farmers' Institute meetings hereafter sa fihe  third Friday of each month, while the  Fruit Growers' Association will* meet  on tbe second Friday of eaoh month.  Miss Annie Ryckman-left on Monday  last for Prairie Creek vnear Oranbrook  where she wiil visit her sister. Miss  Ryokman expects to return to Creston  again in March.  O. P. \WBler went to Cranbrook last  Friday on a business trip.  FOR SALE���������A 6 roomed store build-'  ing 20x24 bnt well built    New location  on Sirdwr Avenue.   Price including lot  $1000.   Apply to Eugene Oaserta.  s.t !S!isfiliftMS? *������*������  T?s=?fla.'s*  Jan  uary 27,  daughter.  to  the, wife of V. Olson, a  vi  ���������������������0������9������>������<i*������'*������>fi*J*l>������l������<>W������Nt������>'>������>������MI������������tMI������<ll  %  ?*K     Is  .'iwmwsa:'  *Vu7, ���������  . *> *** ^  er '--v.v'  /,.  Ladies' ** Children's Costumier I  Victoria Avenue        "   *  *  Opposite Methodist Church  Costumes   -   Suits   -   <I^pbes ������  Waisti, Novel tie a & Underwear of all descriptions  Terms rtoderaie      -���������*  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^  ���������  (WILL   BE   PAID)  To any one proving that wc have? misled our custpmers by giving unscruplous  8tatemetit8 to the effect that ,our garments are not all made strictly to order, we  will cheerfully ''dig up'' if these foregoing staw^ ^ow if  ypii?^iaxc; tli$ v$^  oyer Wisler's N^w Spring Samples at V  HOUSE  PHONE NO. 84.  :^������^vcrcs5arr  ?CCCOi3C������r  ;aos������cc<>������3Ccscccux  tKeep   Yourself   Warmt  l and Dry  ������V buying yourRubbers, Sdx^.Aft^ppi: Underlfrear,Mackinaw Coats, <P*his+ Caps or anting you need in  Woollen  Clothing from  Spring Suits Any Style    (''Made to Your Fit** Guarantee).   $15.00 to $36.00  Remember we guarantee a suit for six montha wear*  % Clothes for men who care t&<wetir qo<odreliable clothes  n  reston Mercantile Co., ������.  .   ],.!J. ���������������������������J..l',| h* ���������..*-  i- ,  '-  -Tu y-'y  r-.-- 7 A'/A  X  y-\?X';;>;  '    -. '  m. *  .ji  ^y*/' *  .*..,���������'.  THE    CRESTON,  SB.   C,    REVJEW.  r  if You Want to be Sure of Quality  B  uy  Medicinal and ToOet Preparations   1  WA-ORU-CO.  ALWAYS LOOK FOR THIS  TRADE   MARK  You certainly take no chances when  you buy any toilet article or medicinal  preparation which bears the name NA-  DRU-CO and this trade mark. ,  -. As soon aa you sea "NA-DRU-CO"  , you can be absolutely certain that tho  article is the very beat>_  The National Drug and Chemical Company of Canada, Limited, has spent thousands of dollars in perfecting this  line of over 125 NA-DRU-CO preparations.  The formulseVare the bes*. known to medical science.  The purity and strength of the ingredients are assured by rigid tests.  The compounding is done by expert chemists, who are thoroughly  qualified for a work so vital to your health.  Knowing that everything has been done to make them right, we  guarantee, positively and unreservedly, each and every NA-DRU-CO  preparation. If you find any one unsatisfactory we want you to return it  to the druggist from whom you bought it and he will refund your money.  Ask your physician or druggist all about the NA-DRU-CO line. They  are men of standing in your, community, worthy of your confidence, and  in position to tell you, for we will furnish to any member of either profession, on request, a. full list of the ingredients in any NA-DRU-CO  preparation.  NA-DRU-CO Dyspepsia Tablets  Cure sour stomach���������heartburn���������flatulsnco  ���������indigestioa���������chronic dyspepsia.  NA-DRU-CO Headache Wafers  Stop a hfadache in 30 minutes.  Contain no harmful drugv  NA.-DEU-CO Talcum Powder  3 kinds���������Violet���������Rose���������Mosh Color.  Gems of refreshment sed refisssneat.  NA-DRU-CO      Laxatives  Act without any discomfort.  Increased doses not nooded.  NA-DRU-CO   Baby   Tablets  Relieve Baby's ills.   Especially  valuable durine teething,  NA<DRU-CO   Tooth   Past*  Cio&nseS. throughout���������prcvar.ts deesy  ���������makes tne teeth beautifully white.  National Dnsg ������s������ Chemical Company of Canada, Limited |  Wholesale Braaehesat:  HsEEssr-St. Ma   BSmrtiwl   Ottatwa.-���������Kingston���������Ttoato���������Hamilton  lfmiXon   PYiiiTiirHiff.   Prtins���������Caltfriri    ftnhnii���������Vnnr������-iii-������r���������Victoria.  40  a  TANNING AND FUR  | Why?  ramrecYtrri   n-������>ff*Y������li?������ 1    <rWhS-  should  the spirit  of  mortal  ilKs������3Sim-r  KJLdrXrS ^ be  proud?" quoted    the impassioned  By An Old Hand. !or������Lor'  v 5 * *    n ������������������  ���������        .     * , ..   .-,.   .,���������{    Then he paused a moment to let it  How  to  tan or dress  all light iur ?take effect  skins   such as mink, muskrat. weasel, j    ,.AVeil ��������� ;    ke        a baif-intoxicated  fox, fisher, lyrw cat,. &c; how to tan Sa   ^   the   audi^nee    ������ril   be   the  dog   skins,   sheep   skins,   wolt   ssin^,        t     ^    should it?"���������Exchange.  badger,   &c,   for   mats,   rugs,   robes, [6 J  *������   ..  gauntlets, &c\; hovr to dye sheep skin J eiftft -^axtrarri    ^lAA  mats  any  desired  shade;  hbw to re-1 ^iUU iCOWaXa, $J.UU.  move the grease from furs or fur skins i The readers of this paper will be  without wetting the skin, making the j pleased to learn that there is at least  fn,. ������a Moan anH Hvoiw n������ npw how to   one dreaded disease that science has  fur as .clean and lively as new; how to  cleans white 'fur, -such 03 thibet, angora, white rabbit, &c, making them  as white and fresh as new; how to  lian cow and horse hides for coats,  robWi". >&c.; ���������ho\v to make easily and  quickly, a^ good .lough leather: for repairing ^.harness and general use on  tlie farm; how to care for hides and  skins that are to be 'sold, and how to  sell them to, get the most money for  thom.  Any of the nbove recipes will be  sent to any addross on receipt of &0  confs, or the booklet complete .for  $2 00. Address: ..   ;  AN   OLD   HAND,  Box 363, Winnipeg,  Man.  lt'jj  easier to get a bad reputation  than it is lo keep a good one.  *s But Many People of Adv&riced Years  Have Learned How to Keep These  Organs   Healthy  by   Using -v  DR. CHASE'S  ���������;.    KIDNEY-LIVER   PILLS  ..,'    ^Tiie Icidneys nro orten the' first or-  5an8  of  the  body   to   cause-trouble,  'heir   work  of   (ilti'ring   the  blood  is  greatiyi increased by excessive,; eating  .;..   or  by   use  of   highly   seasoned foods  and uleoholic drinks.  As a svanced  rpe comes    on.  most  pcojil'*   suffer   moie  or  less from  de-  rnng ments   of    the kidneys.      With  ' bottIi'  thotis   nro   ynrs -of   pains   and  aches,'with others Brig'.U's discuso is  I . A soon   developed   and   the   end   comeB  ���������   yqnlc-kly.V  Xx ��������� ���������'���������"��������� '" >'-���������'���������'    "'-������������������'",.  ���������';��������� A;A:,  Fortunately    a    great    ninny  have  A learn <] nbout Dr. Chase's Kidney and  "��������� Liver Pills, nnd nro ������v-abled hy their  use to keep tho Ui.lneys ..healthy and  net ivr������J.-''''V:tl' ���������:���������������������������������������������<   "���������' '���������        * "'���������'���������*i       ���������  Th'fi'j m'pf'iojm.'  is  entirely  different  froryV orrlinnry kidney tr.atmontH, and  invigorates the notion of the liver nnd  bowh.    To thi*' combined  action   is  att.r;hiit������vl   !ts   "emn-kablc siiccest*.  Mr.    Richard    Preston,      Osborne.  - LatnMon    County.    O: t.,   writes-.���������"I  wont to testify to Ihe wonderful cura-f,  tivo properties of Dr. A. \V. Chase's  Kidney and  Liver Pills.      Si-veiitoen  year; nf:o 1 boenn the    use   of   this  modMne, when niy back wna so bad  ���������     thnt ������o stoop or rise was torture to  ,y me.   The kilneya wero In bad condl-  '   tion, but the������o plUti f-ntlrcly freed"iho  ���������'���������',!;��������� of back pains.   T have lined them nvor  ...    since, whenever   the   kidneys   would  get out of or-'f-r, r nd now, ni eighty  years, nm well ii^dlicnrty, tlinnkH tx>  this gr^nd m dicin"."  Dr. A. W, nhnBe'H Kidnoy and Liver  PiHitCone pill a di*e. Wi centK a box,  nt n'l d'-al'Tfl, or l-'dmnnflon, llnlert A  Co., Toronto.  Eve" t������iou"h n mnn thinkM Um world  of n ��������� '>in'fi. h.-. i'ohM ri-inoinhcr thut  ther    nn������ n'lx.r1* ....    oeen able to cure -in all its 9tages,  and that is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh  Cure is the only positive cure now  known to the medical fraternity.  Catarrh being a constitutional disease  requires a constitutional treatment.  Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally," acting directly upon the nlood  and mucous surfaces of the syst-jm,  thereby destroying the foundation of  the disease, and giving the patient  strength by building up the constitution and assisting nature in doing its  work. The proprietors have so much  faith in its curative powers that they  offer One Hundred Dollars for any  case that it fails to cure. Send for  list of testimonials.    Address:  F. J.  CHENEY. & Co.;  Toledo,  O.  Sold  by druggists,  75c.  Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.  LIFE IK SIKGAPOBE.  Cosmopolitan Medley of People on the  Streets All Day Long.  ��������� In his article on Singai������ore, in Har-  >. per's Magazine, W*. J. Aylward gives  a picture of the varied life of the city.  He says: "It was late in the afternoon  when  we  reached  the mouth  of tho  river, the hour when everybody ihu*  is anybody is out driving on the Esplanade, and every one who i-^not'is  there to see.     Along the broad, tree-  shaded   river   the   fascinating   show  trots by, and one cannot but admire  the genius of the people who made it  possible   in  this  little  peninsula  for  which  John  Bull gave the  whole island of Java to the Dutch, and whero  but   a   generation   or   two   ago   LoTd  Cavenagh found but a few pirate huts.  "Across the road, with your back to  the sea, you can easily imagine yourself at a large week-end party in England.   On a. broad smooth lawn whicn  vears  <n  e-vye.'i ��������� -it  'vmxed  to  grow  in alien soil, seant-clad figures work  hard at socker, cricket and rounders.  Women in fluffy white and Paris hats  sit languidly in wicker chairs, attended by native servants who keep guard  over  blond  babies,   while  their  mistresses watch  the game.    Through a  ru*!>. dark curtain of heavy foliage <*,  pocket  edition  of  an  English  cathedral peers nnd raise? its delicate spire  against a flaming sky.  "Under the tree-shaded road, between the lawn and water, a pnrndo of  nations goes on���������-brown men, black  men, yellow men and white; Hindoo,  Malay", Japanese, and Kling, awheel or  afoot, with here and there in the  motley, gaudily costumed throng the  snowy garb of the helmeted master  mind* Next to him in importance -are  the Chinet-e men of wealth, the real  merchant princes of Singapore, who  give a fairly good idea of how a Chinese can nsev if given a chance. Ou  the seat of the most fashionable dog-  en rt one goe=, by, behind a high-stepping, docked sorrel driven by a Bengali lad in livery, with a duplicate  footman gravely enjoys his daily drive  and chat with his son just home from  Oxford.  "Following him, a sober equipage  contains an English mother with three  marriageable daughters; then a high-  caste Hindoo in his low carriage to-  clines on rich cushions, bis crinkly  white frock and silver buttons setting  off magnificently his dark, bearded  face, crowned with fathoms and fathoms of soft, white stuff in a carefully  laid turban; a skittish horse, with an  officer in the Lincoln-green uniform  of the Sherwood Foresters at ..the ribbons, his bull pup beside him and a  little baboon in barefooted livery sitting astern; a shabby gharry and a  Portuguese priest; a rickshaw with a  Chinese woman in flowing blue, sur-  tounded by her little brood; a barouche full of French girls ��������� all pass  through a chattering throng of Tamil-  men in skirts, with little velvet, embroidered skullcaps on their heads;  turbaned Klings in loincloths; savage-  looking Javanese, a Manchu lady in  yellow silk limps pitifully on hobbled  feet after the musical * slink of Jher  lord and master's wooden clogs; Beu-  galese, Mohammedan, and Parsees."  The New Wizard of the Soo.  William Charles Franz of the Soo���������  is a new name in Canada; and Franz  at the Canadian Soo is a remarkable  man. Recently a gathering of notable  public men,'both Canadian and.Eng-.  lish, did' honor to Mr. Franz, in a"  banquet at the city that was founded  by Clergue the wizard; the city that  now has 15,000 people, ^ seven thousand of whom are employed- in the  consolidated works of the Lake Superior Corporation, financed by British  capital.  Mr. Franz is the general manager oi*  the works; which in their astonishing  variety and range of output are among  tho marvels of modern Canada. Tho  wizard era of F. H. Clergue who,"  looking for cheap water power, discovered the groat plexus of raw materials* that makes the Soo the most  remarkablo industrial small oity in  Canada, was followed by a series of  lapses and rcorgauizatipns; later by  a great firo. But tho Soo works of  1910 aro greater evon than , were  dreamed ol in tho days of Clergue.  Mr. Franz is tho most powerful man  in tho Canadian Soo; When a youth  he hnd a dog, a rooster and a gun;  also a pocketful of rusty nails. Ho  is now manager of a corporation  whoso property is valued at $35,000,  *GGC.  Montreal Woman Cured of  Stubborn, itching Eczema  Rosea For Colds.  The Tose as a preventive ol colds is  a new idea demonstrated at the London Medical Exhibition, which opened  at tho Horticultural Hall recently. A  Brighton tlrm of manufacturing chemists has taken the essence of the lovely  dark-red. rose called "Duke of Edinburgh," and combined it, in tablet  form, with the antiseptic formalin,  claiming that one of these tablets  taken in the morning will ensure  against catching cold for the rest of  the day.  Wanted a Long Engagement.  "Do you believe in long-, engagements?" he asked after she had consented to be his.  "Yes, dearest," she replied. "I  have always thought it was such a  mistaks for two people to rush into  matrimony before they- learned to  really know each other."  "Well, about how long would you  wish the engagement to be?"  "Let me see. Would you think it  was too long if we didn't get married until a week from next Thursday?"  Every skin sufferer should read vhat  2&1S3 Mary A. Bentley. 03 University St.  Montreal, writes of her seven years of  eczema, how she could not sleep or put  her hands in water, how she tried all manner of treatment and even a hospital, but  grew wor3e, and how she found prompt  relief and final cure in Cuticura Soap aad  Cuticura Ointment.   ^  "Some nine years ago I noticed small  pimples breaking out on the back of my  hands. They became very irritating, and  gradually became worse, so that I could  not sleep at night I consulted a physician,  who treated me a long time, hut it got  Worse, and I could not put my hands in  water. I was treated at the hospital,, and  it was just the same. I was told that it  . was a very bad case of eczema. Well, I  just kept on using everything that I could  for nearly eight years, until I was advised  to try Cuticura Ointment I did so and  I found after a few applications and by  bandaging my hands well up that, the  burning sensations were disappearing. I  ���������could sleep well, and did not have any  itching during the night I began after a  while to use Cuticura Soap for a wash for  them, and I think by using the Cuticura  Soap and Ointment J vas much benefited.  "I stuck to the Cuticura treatment, and  thought if I could use other remedies for  over seven years with no result, nod after  only having a few applications and finding  ease from Cuticura Ointment, I thought it  deserved a fair trial with jn, severe and  stubborn case. I used the Cuticura Ointment and Soap for nearly six months and  I am glad to say that I have hands as clear  as anyone. I honestly believe'* if all suf-  ferers of, eczema would, just, stop paying  doctors' bills and treat'themselves wl'th  the Cuticura Remedies, they' would not  regret it \;   ' ' :  ��������� "It is my wish that.you publish this  letter to all the world, and if anyone doubts  it, let them write jne.'-',;!  (Signed) Miss Mary A. BBNTtEvi  93 University Street, McntreaL  Sept 14, 19x0.  Cuticura Soap and Ointment are sold  by druggists everywhere. No other treatment for the skin is so economical, agreeable and speedily effective. Send to the  Potter Drug & Chem. Corp., sole props.,  Boston, U. S. A., for the latest Cuticura  book, giving full directions for treating  skin and scalp troubles, from pimples and  dandruff to eczema and ulcers.    **  Mr.:; ,Brown���������"Look X here, Mrs.  Brown, someone has been to my cupboard again, and there is half abot  tie of whiskey gone. Now, mark me,  I won't have it!" ������������������%���������-. ���������-<���������������������������  Mrs. Brown���������"You're quite right.  Mr. Brown; you won't have it, for I  gave it to ma this afternoon to take  home to poor, dear pa."  TELLS THE PUBLIC !  TKE������0NWHY  QUEBEC MAN CURED  BY  DODD'S  KIDNEY   PILLS  Minard's  Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  "She told me that he had written  thirty-one    sonnets        extolling    her  charms."  "'Gracious!    Did she marry him?"  "Mercy, no!    She married a corner  grocer."���������Cleveland Plain Dealer. '  Shipping Fever  Influenza, pink eye, epizootic, distemper and all nose and throat diseases cured, and all others, no matter how "exposed," kept from having  any of these diseases with SPOHN'S LIQUID DISTEMPER CURE.  Three to six doses often cure a case. One 50-cent bottle guaranteed to  do ro. Best thing- for brood marea. Acta on the biood. 60c and 81 a  bottle. S3 and %\\ a dozes bottles. Drugsrfsis and baracss shoes.  Distributors���������Alii, WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS. v  SI'OHN MEDICAL CO.. Chemists, Goshen. Indiana. U. S. A.  mtoUyateya const**, ������������������reseolda, beato  tkm tkrMt and Hues. -   -   - ��������������� ��������� ������-  The Gloomy Broker  Mayor Reyburn, of Philadelphia,  told at a recent Republican banquet  a story about hard times.  "There was a broker," he said,  "whom our last panic hit very hard.  As the broker waited for his train one  evening in the corridor of Broad  Street station, a friend approached  and said:  "Well, did you have a good day  to-day?"  "The  poor  broker  frowned.  '"Rotten,* he replied. 'Everything  I sold went up. Everything I" bought  went down. Thank goodness,' he  added, 'none of these things can go  sideways.' "  "Penury"  -Daughter���������"What is  penury,  mamma?"  Author's wife���������"Penury, xny^dear, is  what your father doesn't earn by his  pen!" '   ' ���������-       ���������  Thousands of mothers can testify to  the virtue of Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator, because they know  from experience how useful it is.  Of Rhoumatlshni, Gravel and DIabetes  says   ho  wants ��������� other   sufferers  to  , havo the benefit of his experience.  ; VRous&eau iCtillni^ "Portncuft Couf Quoi;  (Special).���������"Tell the public Dodd'a  Kidneys Pills cured me of.Gravel,  Rheumatism nnd Diabetes." These  aire the wordB;o>J,(Spraphim Oarppnticr,  oj this'place.     'A'      V V t  ."For ten yeara I stiff or 64.'' Mry ���������Car-  pontior continues. "Then I hoard of  Dodd'a Kidney Pills and decided to  try them. Almost from the flrst thoy  r<'lievedr;nie''nnd now all my Gravel,  Diabetes arid Rheumatism have entirely/left me. A V ;".'"  ,,'��������� "I vynnt, others to "know; what cured  uiho, because* I do riot want them to  suffer as I havo Buffered."  There nre thouflandB of juafc suoh  living proofa in Canada thnt Dodd's  Kidney Pills always euro Kidney Disease If you take the disease oarly  their" will "ctafo" "it"'ch'sily and quickly  and you will bo saved much suffering.  If you have neglected it and lot it  reach its moro dangerous stugos, such  as Gravel, Diabetes or Bright's Disease, Dodd's Kidnoy Pills will cure it.  They never fail.  Avoiding Perjury  Pntlonre���������"And waa tlio Judge considerate?"  Practice���������"Very; ho risked me my  ago huforo, ho sworo mo."  'let good digestion wait on appetite, and health on both!"  They will If you take SiUKKareARB  V \  DRiK  'Co  They correct stomach dloordera, as������lal digestion, *nd make llfo worth  lMt\K ai������*ln for the vtcllm of dynpeptla. 60o. * box. If your Urufflit has  not stocked them yet, tend ut bQo. and we wilt matt them* 06  High  Power  Microscopy.  There has been exhibited before the  Royal Society of London a form of  microscope, the invention of Prof.  Gordon, hy means of which enormous  magnification of an object can, it is  stated, be attained without the blemishes due to optical causes that formerly marred such images, says Harper's Weekly.  W,e may suppose that the enlarged  image of an object is received from a  microscope lens ,upon a ground-glass  focusing screen; and that then anoth-  ed microscope is employed still further  to enlarge the image so formed. This  is, of course, quite feasible, but the  grain of the glass would be magnified  together with the image and would  vitiate the result. Prof. Gordon uses  a .translucent screen of the finest possible texture, .and he causes it to ba  kept in continual motion while the  object is being viewed or photographed. By this means the grain of the  screen is eliminated and the greatly  magnified image of the object, alone  seen. Specimens magnified to the extent of ten thousand diameters were  shown as proof of the efficacy of the  method adopted.  Jenny Llnd'a Charm.  Tho nnnlvorsary of the death o!  Jenny Und callB to mind a most lov*  able nnd cKarriiing personality. The  Infirmary at Norwich, named aftor  hor, "The VJerihyV Lirid Infirmary,"  was founded fifty-eight yoars ago by  her. Sho was ono, of the* sweetest  singers that "ever poured upon tha  world a -flood, of/ narmony," and  among otlior of the groat men ot her  timo who ..approoiaWd her at hor  right valine ^as' Mendelssohn, . who  said of her. "She Is as great an artist as ovor lived, and tho greatest I  havo known." Por a long timq sho  lived in Kensington, at Clairvillo  Grove, in a protty ono-storiod cottage,  over which grow a fine magnolia. A  critic wrote of her. after sho had sung  for sonio years in grand opera, that il  sho had not boon tho greatest singer  in tho world, she would havo been tho  greatest actress."  ...,.j,V>l,;|..    ������������������..��������������� ������������������������   '���������  " "1 " .    '.  Coleridge otConvertatlonalitt.  Coleridgo was a prodigious talker*'  and his fluency and eloquence In discussion soon brought hiB follow do-i  haters to a' standstill. Edward Irving  onoe complained to a fellow guost at  Mr. Gillmdn's:           "Can you ever e^t a word In with  Coleridge r  "No," wtiB tho reply; "rior do I|  ovor wish to." i  Thoro is 0 story of Coleridge's but-  tonhollng Har,litt in tho Grovo nn*  subjecting him to a stream of eloqu-.  once. Tlio latter wan pressed for,  timo, but waited till his pulience became exhausted; then he. cut off the1  button nnd fled, leaving Oolorldgo to'  discourse to it nt leisure.  as  Doctor (to his cook, who is just  leaving)���������"Sarah, I am sorry, but 1  can only give you a very indifferent  character."  Sarah���������"Well, sir, never mind.  Just write it like you do your prescriptions."  Somehow the average woman is always harping on the shortcomings of  other women.  For Asthma and Catarrh.���������It is one  of the chief recommendations of Dr.  Thomas' Eclectric 'Oil that it can be  used internally with as much success  as it can outwardly. Sufferers from  asthma and catarrh will find that the  Oil when used according to directions j  will give immediate relief. Many suf-|  ferers from these ailments have found  relief in the Oil arid:;have' sent testi-  monials. ''��������� V  Women rarely know what a t contempt they have for society unfit'they  find themselves cut by it.  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, &c.  Which boTes you more���������listening to  people's troubles or their" jokes?  A married man's conscience doesn't  worry film much until his wife begins  to sit up and take notice.  ���������atomy ato������������ cousha,  A*  tkroctmid  lone*.  woolds, fecate  ���������   ��������� St������ Matt,  Husband of Three Months���������^'Do you  believe a wife is justified in taking  money from her husband's-pockets?"  Husband of experience-;-*cCertain-  ly,-��������� if he is so careless as to leave  money in his pockets."  Many inherit weak lung3, and    as  disense usually assails    the    weakest-  point,  these persons are    continually,  ���������^xpos^d to  attacks  of  cold and pul-'  monary disturbances.   The speedy use  of   Bicklf*'s   Anti-Consumptive   Syrup  will be found a preventive and a "protection,   strengthening  the  organs  so  that they'are not "So liable to derarfge  *  ment from exposure or abrupt atmospheric   changes.     Sickle's   Syrup   is  cheap and good.  "Ma," said Bobby, "you told me to  count 100 every time I got angry."  "Yes, Bobby."  - "Well,  I've got up to 60, an* I'hi  getting madder all the. time:"  Client (entering the office of a newly  fledged Yorkshire ' solicitor)���������"My  next door neighbor has spit^fnlly  built, a fence close to my, dining-  room window, thus darkening the  room.   What can I do?"      .  Lawyer-���������"Try lighting the gas."  Loti of Farm* After All.  Tlte total nrea ot Kngland, Scotland,,  and Wales is M.QM.'M norr**, nxclud.  ing wator, and the total under crop  this  yoar  has been 33.144,0013  *������*������������������  Nalkwia.1 thug ���������nd ChomlcaJ Compaur ���������> Canada. UmlU>l,  JhlMttMl.  !������ I   j (exclusive of ia.b44,a*j acres ot mown;  J   j t&i&.ftR4 heath land ������icd fer grasln-}.  Minard's   Liniment  Cures  Garget   in  ' ���������   Cows.  "It's awfully late," he remarked to  his friend, after a long whist bout at  the club. "What will you Vsny to  your wife?" "Oh, I shan't say much,  you know," wns the reply. * 'Good-  morning, dear,' or something'. of that  sort.   She'll say tbe rest."  It lavtrLiver Pill.���������-Many of tbo ailments thnt man has toAcontend,with  have theirVorigiti.A in 'a.."'disordered  liver, which is a delicate orpnri. peculiarly susceptible to the disturbances thnt come from irregular hnbita  or Inek of care in .-eating nnd, drinking. This accounts for the groat mnny  liver rogulattiTH now prflHsfid on the attention of sufferers. Of theso there iw  nono -superior' to Pnrmoleo's ��������� Vegetable Pills. Their operation though  gentle is effective, and the most doll-  eate can use them.  A swell baker who attended the  ohurch choir praeUco wns aBked by  tho prccontor to sing over a bass solo,  Getting a littlo oxoited, ho mado n  falso start, then called out; "I've lost  my dob!" whon one of hjs mates  cried: ".Tnmin, you've loft your dough  in tho bakehouse,"  Tue Rayo Lamp Is a high grade lamp, sold at������low price.  Thor*fcr������ Uinot that) ooat tuan, .but.there ta a������ tMttat,UuiP madai.at any  pries. CfmitruotBd of aolld braas; nicks! pUted���������aMiljr kept clean', aa  ornament.to any room In any hon*a. > ..Thai* la nothing knnwn fto the ar*  of lamp-making .that can add to tho talus ot -thaEA.YO tamp as a light*  fclvlnv dertca. TCrarv doalar' arery whew. If not at ypttM, wnta for da*-  aoriptivs olronlar to tha naarent n,r������nc������ ct , '  The Imperial OH Company, Limited.  I was cured of terrible lumbago by  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  REV. WM. BROWN.  I was cured of a bad onno of oaraohe  by MINARD'S LINIMENT.  MRS. S. KATJLBAOK.  I. was curod of sensitive lungs by  MINARD'S LINIMENT.     .  MRS. S. MASTERS.  Somo men can cook up oxcubob for  themselves even for being in politics.  HHWCllWII���������M^<m���������iw���������  Tho recording angel liusn'L time to  mako a nolo of your good intention*  W. N. U., No. m.  FACTO RY    LO A D E D AS M OK E L E S S  POWDER     8HOTGUN    S HELL S  Good shells lii your guxv mean a good bag'  in the field or a good acoreat the  trap.  Winchester     "Leader",; ond .^Repeater ������������������  Smokeless Powder Shells arw'jfjbotl shells.  Always  sure-fire,  always  giving oh  ������yen.  spread of shot and good penetration, their,  .-great'superiority Vte  men who use '.Winchester ^octo*ry.''L'ooded|'  Shells in  preference to   any > other make, ���������  ALL   DEALERS  K^Ef THE M;  WHEN IT COMES TO  MAtCHES  , y>!  X .  Wa ere   everywhere with the   standard goods.  Caper and  Matches are our specialties.    Let us  knew yeur wants���������-we'll do the rest.  The EB. Eddy Co. Ltd  HULL, CANADA  TKM It PZfmt. LIMITED, Aiente, Winnipeg, Oalgary, Edmonton,  Regina, Port William and 1*0rt Arthur.  iw^''^������iW*<������'������ai<*'ftW*'*^  MMgMW HE*  i- j   .,r  -i*.  mmm  *im*������0ti*ommMm  JTHK   CRESTON   REVIliW.  SPOOK RAISING EXPLAINED  ������_sjr*  WM  Nothing But Fraud Found by Dr. Lewis  Nine Years.  in  One of the objects of the recently or- f Thursday before the Monday on which  school opened and attended the seance  on Sunday evening. At the door one  of the medium's assistants welcomed  him, as is the custom, and remarked  that he had grown to he quite a stranger.  " 'Yes,' replied the teacher, ������I only got  back on Thursday. Been off on my vacation.'  "When the medium arrived she grect-  ganizcd Institute of X'&pchical Research  in\New,York< is to erpose the methods  byAwhieh so-called spiritualists delude  the L'pubhc.. Their tricks have'bees sfcud-(  ied for the past nine years by the president of'tho institute, Dr. =H. Spencer  Lewis.      ,       , ,     .  "If there is any truth whatever in' the  coxamunication of the dead with the liv-  ing;'.,1 he said the other day to a reporter,^ "the spiritualists have yet to give  a single proof of it. In nine years I think  I * have seen .everything they have to  show. Much was palpable fraud; even in  the most mysterious, there waa nothing  that could not be explained a������ due to  natural means." .  I)r. Lewis was asked to explain the  mystery of the broad light seances which  are  in  vogue  just now.  *������I have never heard a message given  that I could not trace to eithen, iVpeM  observation or clever guesswork." I>r.  Lewie said. "Let us take a typical meeting. < <"  "The medium, .takes up an article���������say  & ring. She holds it up so that ail may  see it.- and begins to describe it minutely, as if for the benefit of those at    a.  distance.- ���������  "'Now,'With; this ring,' she says,  'comes the form of a beautiful spirit. I  do not, know what there is in thie ring  tp' attract this spirit. (A pause.) Again  Ii see thi& beautiful-spirit) "that comes  ���������with this ring. This 6pirfc has a message* for the person who brought ths  sing/       '  ���������. "All the time she is talking tho medium is scanning the fooes of the people  before her. This is why she minutely  describes the ring���������to give her time'in  which to observe the audience. Invariably  the owner of the ring betrays her identity. "���������'*     "  f "It may bs that one woman will nudge  another or that the owner will ������mile or  become remarkably interested, or grow  nervous. ."Whatever it may be, the quick,  practised eye of the medium detects it.  "She then slowly descends from the  rostrum, saying that the epwit is leading her to the one for whom its message  is intended. She pauses before each tow  of people,-as though waiting ior spirit  guidance, "but all the while 'scanning the  faces before- her .through half closed  eyes. At'last, "extending it to the right  person, eh8 says softly: .  1" 'Yes, you. This beautiful spirit tells  nie that you are the one for whom ite  message is intended.'  ^'That is the dramatic side of the work.  To go right to the person and say, 'This  article is yours/ wouldn't produce the  sad, tearful condition always deshred by  the medium. A woman thu������ wrought up  ahd susceptible to all sorts of emotions  ia the one for whom the most wsnderful  messages can be obtained.  ed the company^and proceeded to hand  out bits of information before beginning  the regular work of the evening.  ,r'You were downtown yesterday,' she  remarked to the teacher.  "Of eoarse sae had learned from lie-  assistant that he had returned from his  vacation on Thursday and naturally concluded that a" teacher coining home aftei  a season's absence would have errands to  take him downtown between that day  and the opening of school.  '"Downtown? Why, yes, I was downtown,' the man replied, slowly.  "Now the very manner of his reply  showed her immediately that he had not  been very far downtown. He had been  doubtful if, indeed, it could properly be  called downtown. Therefore she decided  to. stick it somewhere about the middle  of the eity aud went on:  " Tes, I see you at Fifty-ninth street.'  "If the teacher had said he wasn't on  that street she could probably ^ Jiave  drawn out the fact that he had passed  it and would have said that she saw him  just in the moment of passing. However,  in tliis ease the guess was a fine one,  and the man was simply stunned.  " 'On you tell me what part of Fifty-  nir.ch street?' he asked.  " 'Yes, east of the Circle,' the medium  answered, confidently, and again the  teacher was mystified. Yet any one  acquainted w;th **>������ no,inM^\r.\,nnA ������#  Fifty-ninth street west of the Circle will  understand how- little likelihood there  was of his having business over there.  /'As the teacher assented to this last  piece of information and did not say he  had first been at the Circle, she reason-  ed at once that he had come fr������m The"  Bronx, on the elevated. She did not say  now that ehe beheld ftim on the corner  of Third avenue, for that would have  been too easily seen through. She likewise  concluded that he had visited the Board  of Education at Fifty-ninth street and  Park avenue, but to say this would 'be  risking too much. Again she hit safely  midway, and announced that the spirit  revealed him to her at the corner of  Fifty-ninth street and Lexington avenue,  without, however, stating that he was  conducting business there or merely passing.  Again the teacher was simply stunned,  for it so happened thathe had not been  who seemed to be rather nervous.   After  a while he whispered to me:  "'Say do vou believe in this thing?  Do you expect a message?'  "'I don't know,' 1 replied, uncertainly.  "The man went on then to inform me  that he had sever been to a placs of the  sort before and tbat he didn't , really  think he would get a message.  "/Have you  any one   in   the    spirit  world from whom you could get a communication?' he asked.  - " Well, there's my sister Alice/ I said.  Of course I have no sister Alice.  " 'Look' there/ whispered my_ neighbor. 'There comes one now. perhaps  that's your sister/,  "'Oh, no/ I replied. 'My sister was  a verystall,girl.'    ������������������ /. ,  Shortly after "��������� this ray neighbor was  called to the,platform.  "'What do you. think of that?' he  whimpered to me excitedly. 'That's a  message for me.   Just think of it!"  "Well, he went up to the stage and  whispered with the spirit, who had called him, and I thought to myself that it  was about time now for sister Alice to  appear. Sure enough,!the* very next  spirit to step from the cabinet "was a  tall spectre, who wanted Dr. Lewis. And  when I went up and inquired her name  she informed me that she waa Alice, and  by skilful questioning I led her to recollect many things in our past lives  which Had never happened.'*    -    -  Dr. Lewis learned the BecTet of spirit  photographs from a medium who had  fallen into a trap. He explains that the  object cf the institute is not only to expose fraud, but "scientifically to classify  and analyze phenomena as are usually  called psychic, hypnotic or spiritualistic,  with the intention of determining their  real nature."  ^'���������We^iU suppose that a man is sitting ' ������* .**���������?_ Board'of Education, but had done  next to' the -woman who brought the ring,  Well, every Medium knows that a man  seldom goea alone to a seance, and in  nine cases out of ten the woman is nis  ���������wife. It is also' a fact that when a man  and Vhis -wife come to' a seacoe it ie gen-  ������rall> in the hopes of ^receiving a nies-  sflf-e from a eMld they have lost.  "Acting' on this oue, the medium now  says:  ".������Yes, this beautiful spiyt stands here  and this, spirit **>"������ says "Mother."'   ���������  j.'"This word' w.pronounced very softly  and Bweetly. Still the mediu-m bas not  committed herself. .If -the woman does  not .break down-and weep'she knows  soWthbig is wrohsr and goes on to explain that the spirit' seome to be that  of a mother who wants to give a' ones',  sage to her child, or mention some possible explanation after another until the  woman asseats te one of the experimental, series. .       _  "In nine cases out of ten, however, the  woman begins to weep and the medium  says sbftly, 'And now, I hear her say  "father1/" Here' the raanbrfeaks down,  and the medium proceeds),solemnly.  '"It is your child who stands before  ybu now. This sub-it wants me to say  ''that it, is nice of you to come to-day.  It seems to me that tin* spirit has not  passed out vory long ago, Haa ^your -child  .passed but,long ago?' she asks suddenly  of the mother..-x .  ''Probaibiy'" the   motherwill   answer*'  fWliy ������������; she passed  out two months  ^"That is apparently.ah interesting bit  of, information,which the medium might  have deduced from the woman's. mourning; ���������'������������������'."���������������������������'���������But������������������;iheVmedium by asking the  queBtlW^asAlearhed tlie sex ofthe child,  which' she idl&Vnot know.V Sho goes on:  "YourVdaughter says she wants to  tlitf iik yoii for; tlii) "many times you have  visited her grave and tho many pretty  flnwciro you brought her thero'r reasoning,,af. coiifso,'that if the daughter has  been only two months dead the mother,  Has visited the grave and taken flow  . ''erg."'' 'VV ,,.���������,;,'.' ',.',', A' '' V '"V  '  "Then the modlum will probably end  un\vithi TTour daughter says she; bv so  clad that you got father to .come with  yon this Vovening. , Ho didnH want to  ebino, but yoii induced him to do so, and  shoiis so glad to sec him hero. She hopes  ' vou Will both come often to talk with  ,  nor/ j.   -,y .-��������� ��������� .,   . ,  ������������������''.'Often the article1 placed on the rostrum tolls imicb, of the one who owned  it. A ring may give the-sex and a good  idea of the ago of tho ono who wore it.  Not ovory lookot which opens contains  , a photograph or a lock of hair, but, as a  colobratod jnedlum once oxplalncd to ino,  a loclcot which opens and Is, brought tb  a neanoaifl almost sure to do so, because  it |s !*��������������� Velio of one who is doa.il. Thoro-  fore whon a medium picks up such a  locket, from the rostrum aho always span,  though without committing liersolf definitely, a photograph which In connected  Witli It. ������������������.:���������������������������':-'        ".'������������������",,������������������  "It must bo takon into consideration  that  thn samo  pooplo  attend seaiuaae  week after week, and the medium gets  to,know them, though thoy think they  givo. heir no information about themselves.       ��������� '    ��������� ��������� t' ;'  "For instance, a man who Is a teacher  iri one of the publio schools lioro began  to investigate spiritualism about ;i two  ,   ycaru ago.   He nttctulefl si-ian���������* during  a tWntor and spring. ��������� Ho thought he was  very careful not to   reveal    anything  about Ids fanifly or llfo, but In    the  '   course of delivering messages tho mod-  i ium had learned his profcanlon and that  hi HvM In the Tlron*.  - "Well, alter being away for tha sura-  inmr tho teaoher cama Wk ia U������wu Um>  a little business' in a building directly  on the corner of Fifty-ninth and Lexington avenue. And he went away deeply  impressed, and seeing no connection  whatever between this "surprising revelation and his innocent remark about his  v&catioh." I ;  Dr. Lewis gave thi9 account of what  is called materialization and dematerial-  ization:  "In all such seances the room iB pitch  dark except for a blue lantern suspended  from the centre of the ceiling. The audience ia ranged about the walls, as the  spirit is to appear and then disappear  right in the centre ofthe floor, instead  of on the platform.  "Tho'lantern shade goes down, leaving  the room in complete darkness and in the  centre of the floor appears a circle of fire  and smoke, out of which the audience  gradualy beholds something white rising.  The blue lantern is very slowly uneover-'  ,ed, the unearthly light disappears, and  the white figure grows and grows until  an entire human form is standing there.  "The spirit bows . to the right ,and-  loft, and gives messages to some of the  company. Then, as the, light is again  shaded, the spirit Blowly disappears, until only the circle of ghostly*fire is to be  seen on the floor. This waves, flickers  and Duffs''--but, and all.is left in total  ���������darkness. -...V,; A, -'..yyyVVV-AV XxyhX  ',���������' "When the lights are turned up Van / in-  stnint later, there is; no;trace of thelap-  "paritioh,' and ill oan examine the flodr to'  aeo tliat'thoro is no trapdoor in it., ���������  MAU this edo-tns wonderful, but tbe; explanation is really vory wmpJe. Tho part  of; the     spirit Ts played by a. -\voman  dro8'od'';'in! white.    Around the hem ,of  the robe is a border of phosphorus. Oyer  this white garment is a long blaok slip,  from the 'top bf A which is; a string,{onp  end of which is held by a man inside tho  'cabinet*'.1 ���������'..-:yy������������������".'���������/ y V;V-'"���������"'���������'-���������",''   ti'-'. '  "When the lights first go but tho spirit  glides from tlio cabinet, unseen btocause  of her blaek, /covering, andvatands in tho  contro ofc'vtho room.  Then she raisesjtho  blaok slip ��������� allghtly and the phosphorus  on the bottom or hor skirt gleams 'forth  like witbh fire.      x--A<y./f::x',-x.y^''-  "The spirit continues to raise the black  slip, while tho man in thti,cabinet mOJa  the string taut and tlio lantern lota forth  moie,and more light, mnJrftw the pnw-  phorous Invisible.   FinaUy; .tbo  . ftWrit  stands all revoa!tid>,tho black;slipiallina  down hor baok, which is turned tow^d  thbvplatform; v:".;V 'VvV';,.;:';;:. xyry:  "After tho mossagos are ; given  ;aho  gradhally drawn tho slip down over hor  again, tho lantorn ia shaded, 'and ;tho  ghost fire gleams forth,   By waving Jior  skirts thornodluni can mako this wavo  [flicker and puff out in a truly unoanny  manhhr. v ��������� When complete darlcnoss falls  uihe regains tlio cabinet unseen.  -'Mntorruption   is   , striotly    gtmrdod  agalnBt iii-mjmy< ways.   A otrangor is  not admitted,--and until one is known as  "safe-* ho is snated hetwonn  two strong  employoos of the spiritualists.  '��������� ('Often'.-a' man who shows a tonddncy  to Investigate In tbo midst of proceedings  has found,himself snddonly outsldo the  door with no idea how he got thoro. TJ������o  ;explanation always glvon of t������ds phenomenon; by tho spirituallstista is tliafc,the  man resisted the psychic force and tliat  it knocked Jilm down. f As llin rem is  dark and ho has seen and can prove ������o-  tlilng he lias no redress. '  "Tlio bouncom of tho spiritualistic  'meetings also aot as gatherers of In-  'forwaMori'' T first gainod admission to  a dark noanco through tho invitation of  a. man known to the aplritualUt* who  conducted it. X tol'l thom ray fame at  the outaot.  "Tliey ecatfi'I'aA fcc^io ,������ tall m*������  WINKED AT BY THE BISHOP.  One Small Burst of Profanity Necessary  to Start the Western Stage.  Ethelbert Talbot, new bishop of central Pennsylvania, and for year3 the  bishop of Wyoming and Idaho in the  early days of that region, gives many  an-anecdote in his entertaining* book of  reminiscences, "My People of the Plainb."  It both pleased and amused him to notice the stage drivers���������-a class accustomed to the use of free profanity���������were  wont to be respectful and clean spoken  in his present, and that when one day  chance let slip an oath he followed it  by profane apologies; and he gives, an  illustrative anecdote from the experiences of Bishop lkrkson on the plains of  Nebraska.  One occasion the bishop was due to  preach at a certain town on the prairies  of Nebraska, "ft was'in the spring and  the mud..was up to the hubs.in'places.  Already it'.was growing dark and the  lights of the village which the bishop  was trying to reach seemed still a long  way off.. He became a little nervous lest  he should be late for his appointment.  Just then they encountered a mud hole,  and the ��������� stage coach stuck fast. The  driver laid on the lash, but in vain; the  horses would not move. The bishop was  on the box with the driver, who was  getting-desperate.,' Unable to, stand it  any longer, he turned to the bishop and  said:    ������     :  ' "Do -you  see those  wheelers looking  back at'me?"' -  rlf\������  "Bishop, you know I have always tried  toi treat you right, arid I respect yonr  cloth. But do you say you want to  preach in that there town to-night?"  ������ "Of course I do, Harry. Why don't  you *whip your horses?"  "Whip 'em, bishop! Ain't I heen a-  whippin? them in an effort to get you  there or bust? What do you say, you  must 'preach there to-night?"  ' "Of course. I must."  , "Woll, bishop, I ask it just once.' You  sec. these horses are used to my style  of talkin' to 'em. I know its' a bad  habit, and I know its' wrong, but will  you please give me a dispensation just  thia one time? If you will I'll get you  thero' or bust. ��������� What do you sav,  bishop?"  "Well, Harry, I suppose -I'll have to.  Fire away this one tiwe."  ��������� Harry ripped out un oath and the  horse got down on their haunches,  cleared the mud hole, nnd landed the  bishop in town just in time toy keep Ins  appointnient.~Eochcster ''Herald.  --'"A, '.������+>; ~-;y  AA '-J': ��������� X 364''LAB;()R.:PAPEiRSVV' '���������,������������������;.  In the "United states and Canada-r-Reach  a Wide Circle of ReadcrsV  One hundred and. eighty-five'". monthly  and one hundred nnd seventy-nine weekly  journals in the United States and Canada; are devoted exclusively tip, the advo-  cucyVof trade unionism.V, ; \  VThose:304 publications,; which number  docs not include socialist periodicals,  roach a not inconsiderable portion, of the  la no ring community,, and exercise an influence ih it wliich is''.littlo 'suBpected.  There aro ih-'NbftliVAmoriiSa lipprdxi-  mutely a,500,00f) .working people .organised, into trades unions, and each of thorn  receives tlio'official organ of the craft to  which lib or she belongs .and" usually one  or two. other labor papers.   v,y  ;But the prestige of those journals extends beyond the enrolled membership of  established organizations. They number  among tlioir ^ubseribcrH many sympathizers and non-union workmen; thoy arc  placed oh the tables of reading rooms all  over the country, and for every subscriber there aire probably two readers, It  iB- no exaggeration to sa.% that thoy  roach, (1,000,000 readers, perhaps half, as  many more.���������Thbj World To-Day. ���������������������������  Homt, Englishmen Waste Cool.-  That opon grato la aAmoro fiirco when tbo  roal oold comca. It you ait very closo to'  it you may got onoh part of your body warm  in succession, tliouRh U>������ ������������ly roal way to  comfoH vouW h* to lianft'ymiraelt <in n,  roaatlaB Jock uiiil twirl. Uvon thou tho tuilU  anil pnwwuoii, to ������ny nothlnpt of tlio ottior  ond of tho room, aro orotic. Wo wnoto liu������-  drods ot thousand* a year on ooal whloli <Utt������>  not vmrmaa Juat bocimw. with thnt >������oHil  IBnutllfth oonnorvivtlani; wo tltlnlc the ooni ttra  tn tho opMtvBTftto ao ������ood to look at. It \n,  Vor ouraolvoa wo would alwayn Hko a coal  fire -to look ot, to polio, <������ <alH to. Hut  not for tho purpooo o<r warminit n houao.  If wo nro hunary It la not anough to hvik  at a meal uml U wo aro colli It Ib not onouth  to anio in tvdm'rotlon on a flro that la onl/  wonolag tho'chimnoy.  Wifely Forethought.  -    l",;.   (Dnatoa OM������a.)   -  Wlfo^-it'ii "all right If you havo failed. 1  hav������ f������M anvad up trow money that you'vo  Klvao nut trom tima to timo.    . .  1Tn<t*t>*nA~Tiiiat will be a hfg halo.  \vtr*-)i������ai>? 1 gueaa it win. vvuy, tual  srlll Jttat W* njf vlntar ootflt  What the Netfro  Has Bone >  Boo-Jcer T. WasWngton la tlio foremost  negro in America. He stands at the bead  of bis race ,as an educator and moulder of  thought. He believes in training the bands  as well as tbe brain and in training bands  and brains -togehter. Wh<on Washington  founded'the TusKegeo Nonmal and Industrial  Institute be (had ao money and tbe fich<XJl  haa sone. During the first year he wajs Its  only teacher, and the thirty (pupils were given  instruction in an oiu churob and & dilapi-  toitod tflianty leans hy the^ colored people of  tho nighborhood.  The institute sow o\u!4b 2,066 acr������s of land,  elldit-tbree buildings, dwellings, dormitories,  classrooms, shops and barns, live stock, farm  implements, etc., all valued at $85,000. Thia  does not include 22,000 acres of public lands  ������ranted by Congress, valued at $135,000. or  tho endowment fund of $1,275,000. The institute now has more than 1,800 pupils in all  its deipartmenta and ls gwwlne overy year.  Thlfl is th������ quarter of a century record ot  a noero who believes in improving his race  by "teaching  the   honorablssaess ���������* or  wotk.  Henry O. Tanner is a negro artist wio has  gained an international reputation.. He studied in Philadelphia and late in Paris. His  picture "Daniel in the Lion's Sen" was  bought 'by a Pennsylvania Academy, and later  "Tbe Raising ot laizarus" was purchased  by the French Government and now hangs  on the walls ol the Luxembourg.'1 Another  work of his, "The Two Disciples at the  Tomb," waa purchased for the art collection of tbe Museum ot Chicago. He ha3  received the Walter Llppincott prize offered  by thp Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts  and ,the Harris prize for the best exhibit  show a in the Chicago Art Institute-  Edraonia Lewis, tbe coroled sculpturess,  has lived abroad so long tbat many people  do not know that she was born in the vicinity of Albany, N.Y. She is quito an old  woman now. her first exhibition having been  made in Boston in 18G5. Her statue "The  Freed-woman" was completed prior to her  departure for Rome.. Upon her arrival in the  Eternal City her work gave so muoh evidence of genuine talent that she was befriended by Barriet Hosraer, Charlotte Cush-  man and others. Two of the finest speci-  ments of her work are 'The Marriage of  Hiawatha." owned In New York, and tha  portrait bust of Aibraiham Lincoln which Is  in San Jose, Cal.  A p:-oiPln>ent fligure in tbe musical world  is Lieut. Walter H. Loving, the negro bandmaster, wiho captivated the' crowd at "tho  St. Louis exposition with his Filipino band  of eighty pieces. The best bands in the  world came to partldlpate in the musioal contest at St. Louis, and Loving got second  prize, defeating famous organizations like  Sousa's the Mexican National Band and the  Royal Band of England. Tne first prize was  won by. the French anusiclana, but there were  many who said that' the Filipiinos were as  ������ood. Lieut. Loving to a native of St. Paul,  MBmi. He studied in Boston and organized  two army bands before to the Philippines,  where he had to master the Spanish, Tag-  alOK and Ilooano languages in order to make  himself understood by his men. He rehearsed eight hours a day on tho ship which  brought his band to America and continued  the daily drill until the opening of the exposition, at which time his men were thoroughly familiar with more than a thousand  selections.  Cole and Johnson are not only successful  actors but composer* of popular airs as  veil. They wrote '"The Mississippi Belle,'  other well known pieces, such as "Under  wfhieh was Rung by May Irwin, and many  the Bomtjoo Tree," "The Congo Love Song,"  "The Maiden With the Dreamy Eyes,"  "Floating Down the Nile," "Lindy" and  others. The publishers ihave sold over a  mitfion copies 'oi their different songs and  the authors received a royalty of five cents  on each copy sold.  Edward H. Morrie of Chicago is perhaps  thef most successful lawyer * ot the negro  race. He was originally irom Kentucky and  made a reputation a few years ago by winning a suit in which Cook' county and the  city of Chicago were involved. Another 1m-  DOrtantcaso whlah he won wee concerning  the question of taxing tbe net receipts of  a big Insurance company. Morris is eaid to  have a practice wortil $20,000 a- year.  Mary Church Tcrrill, a negro, "Was the first  woman appointed on tbe Board of Education in the District of Columbia, and not  Ions; age when she went to Berlin to attend tbe meeting of the International Association for the Advancement of Women,  ehe surprised the en-tare assemblage by being  ablo to deliver her address in, three Ian-  cuases. She was formerly from Memphis.  She now devotes much time to lecturing on  subjects concerning the welfare of the negro  race.  Several years ago, when a -fight occurred  in Chicago, one ot the combatants received  a stab wound in tbe heart. Tbe first physician to reach the apparently doomed man  was Dr. Daniel H. Williams, a negro practitioner, who succeeded in eewing-up tho  man's heart. This was tho fdret time any  euoh operation was ever reported Jn the  history ot medicine. Dr. Williams served  on tho Illinois  State Board ot Healtht.  Tlie plans for the {handsome building which  contain the negro exhibit nt the Jamestown exposition next suanmor wero drawn  by W. Sydney Pittmnn, o, negro architect,  who fitnrted in to learn the trado of wheel-  wrlgbt at Tuskegoo. Ills unusual ability in  making accurate estimates of tlie cost ot production attracted tho attention-of his teachers., who advised him to bogin tho study of  architectural drawing. He drew tho dealgn of  tho CoHIb P. Huntington memorial building  at Tuflko-goo. ,;which has forty-one class-  rooms and ia tho largest building on tho  ground. ."-.-yy  , Tho most sucooaoful Inventor oi'tho negro  ���������race���������> le- eaid ��������� to bo uranWMa ;T. -Wood,: an'  electrician, who haa patented thirty-five different moohanlcal device*. Those include a  Btoara (boiler Jurnaco, four kinds of. oloctrl-  cal appnrtus,' four electric railway Im-provo-  montn. two electrical Xbrnkoe and a tolopbonc  system.   Tho latter Ib used by tbo Boll Tolo  Drain ont the wicks, dry thoroughly  and keep ajvay from dust. Wicks thus  soaked almost never smoke.  If chimneys are bought in quantity  and boiled they also may be prevented  in a great measure from breaking. Lay  somo shavings in the bottom of a wash  boiler, pack in the chimneys, throw a  handful of salt over them and fill with  cold water. Allow to come to a boil  slowly, simmer for two hours, then take  from the "fire, cover thickly, so that they  will be at least three hours in cooling.  When cold wash the chimneys in hot.  water in which a little soda nas been"  dissolved. Rinse in hot water, dry and  storo in a closet.  Boil all the metal portions of lamp  burners in strong soda water for ten  minutes, rinse and dry in sun or on tihe  stove. Chimneys should also he washed  in hot soda water, rinsed well and dried  with crumpled newspapers.  Never leave the wicks turned up when  the lamps are not in use, for the oil will  ���������ooze out and run down the base, creating  not only an unpleasant odor, but being  disagreeable to handle. In carrying a  lamp from one room to another, turn  down the wick in transit, but never allow the wick to remain turned down, for  it is sure to smoke and smell disagreeable.���������New York Telegram.   <���������>���������   Lincoln's Last Word to His Neighbors.  Ida M. Tarbell's Lincoln article in the  February number of the American Magazine is easily the most alluring story of  the month. It is simply a narrative of  the impression Lincoln made on his fellow townsmen in Springfield during the  years before the war. The story is told  by a man who knew Lincoln intimately  throughout the whole period. Here is a  picture of Lincoln's last appearance in  Springfield:  "Of course he seemed pretty cheerful  always.   He wa'nt no man to show out  all he felt.   Lots of them little stuck-up  chaps that came out here to talk to him  said, solemly as owls, 'He' don't realize  the gravity of the situation.'      Them's  their weds, 'Gravity of the situation.'  Think of that, Mr.  Lincoln  not realizing.    They ought to heard him talk to  ui the night he went away.    I'll never,  forgit   that   speech���������nor any man who  heard it. ' I can see him now just how  Iih looked, standin' there on the end of  his -*car.    He'd been shakin' hands with  the  crowd  in  the  depot, laughing  and  talking, just like himself, but when he  got into that car he seemed suddenly to  he all changed.   You neevr seen a face  so sad in all the world . Ltell you he  had woe in his heart that minute, woe.  He knew he was ieavin' up for good,  nuthin' else   could   explain the way he  looked and what he said.    He knew he  never was coming back  alive.    It was  rainin'  hard, but    when    we  saw him  standin' there in  bare head, his great,  big    eyes    lookin'  at us  so lovin' and  mournful, every man of us took off his  hat, just as if he'd been in church.   You  never   heard   hini   make    a speech, of  course?      You missed a lot.   < Curious  voice.      You could hear it away off���������  kind    of   shrill, but went right to your  heart���������and   that   night it soim  dev" than anything I ever heard.    You  know I always hear it to this day, nights  when the wind howls around the house.  Ma says,, it makes her nervous to hear  me talk about him such nights, but I  can't help it; just have to let out.  "He stood a minute lookin' at us, and  then he began to talk. There ain't a  man in this town that heard him that  ever forgot what he said, but I don't believe there's a man that 'ever said it  over out loud���������he couldn't without cry-  in'. He just talked to us that time out  of his heart. Somehow we felt all of  a suddint how we loved him and how  ho loved us. We hadn't taken and  stock in all that talk about his hcin'  killed, hut when he said he was goin'  away not knowin' where or whether  ever he would return I just got cold all  over. I began to see that minute and  everybody did. The women all fell to  sobbin' and a hind of groan went up,  and when he asked us to "pray for him  I don't believe that there was a man in  that crowd, whether he ever went to  church in his life, that didn't want to  drop right down on his marrow bones  and uak the Lord to tako care of Abraham' Lincoln mid bring him back to  us, where he belonged.  '"Ever see him again V      Yea, otict,  down in > Washington, summer of 'C4."  ��������� V.AA' ������������������������������������    '':+ ������'������'..     ',' *  GOOD RESOLUTIONS.  WASH TKE EYES EVERY DAY.  Sensible    Advice    From an   Oculist to  Dwellers in Cities.  "Don't be careless of the eyes dui-  ing cold weather. Batlie xiiom frequently.  Protest them from both wind and diibV,  particularly the latter, wliich I -believe  causes most of the inflamed cyabaila  and swollen lids that are now so prevsv-  lent," say* Dr. George Houston Jiell, prominent occulist.  ''If it is necessary ito go out when  the air is full of dusl���������as with ao many  thousand working women, in the city��������� ������  want to advise utiem to take aii possible  precautious and, for their own coralort,  to remember these don'ts:  "Don't keep the eyes open when passing through a cloud of dust. If it is not  possible to shut the lids, then turn the  back or side of the head so tliat the- particles will not fly directly into the eye*,  or if in a crowd, where there would be  danger of closing the eyes, place the.  hand, a paper ot wine guard 'a. few iwhea  'from the optics to shield them and to  keep out the dirt.  "Don't rub the eyes after going;  through a cloud of dust, for thb action  has a tendency to irritate the eyeball  by working fine pieces of metal, dirt,  etc., into the corner. If particles in the  eyes cause discomfort or pain, close the  lid and let the water that constantly  bathes the eyeballs have a chance to  wash out the foreign ma-ttcy.  "If after several minutes the substance  is ��������� not dislodged, have a. druggist take  out the dirt with a fine camel's hair  brush or wash out the eye with a saturate solution of boric acid, which is a  soothing antiseptic that . wiill help to  clear away any* redness of the eyiehall  that usually follows the irritation caused when diirt sticks to the cornea,, If  boric acid is not to be had, use salt  water.  "Either the acid or water may be  dropped into the eye from a spoon,* hyfc  best plan to give tihe eyeball a thorough  washing is to use a regulation eyecup  that fits tightly over the lid������ and; mak������*������  possible a complete bath.  "For those who have had no experience  with the use of an eye cup I wont to  eay that it should be about three-quarters full before it is placed-directly over  the eye with the lids closed. Tlie head  must be.thrown back when tihe glass is  turned upside down and then the lids  opened and the eyeball rolled around.  This,operation should last but a few seconds and will ordinarily bring immediate relief.  "Whether or not there aie particles of  dirt, etc.. on the eyeballs that cause pain  I  think  it advisable  to  wash  out  the  eyes, especiail on windy days,, after coming into a house or office for then the?  grity specks will be cleaned away, the  eyes left fresh ajid bright looking and  there can be no danger of infection from  germs contained in the dust. Use a solution of boric acid for these: washings and  if convenient an, eye cup.  ''I wish I could make women and  men, too understand that it is quite as  essential to wash out the eyes when  they axe full of dirt as it is to cleanse  the hands when they are soiled.  "Everyone for hygienic reasons should  .wash out the eyes with" a 5 per cent  solution of boric acid each rabfning'and  every night before retriing, for this hath  not only cleamses them but soothes and  allays slight inflammation caused front  cold or from strong winds and incidentally strengthens the~ eyeballs.  "When ecessary to take .long walks  or drives in the face of high winds T  think the best and nafestest plan is to  wear smoked or green glasses that will  break tho force of the wind before it  reaches thti sensitive eyeballs. These  glasss may not be becoming but I know  ot many cases .where they* have saved  the wearer untold suffering from.inflammation,"���������Washington- Star.  With what sublime independence tima  disregards bur artificial dates. Tho sun  eliinea on 'without   noticing our clocka  chono Company,Aaad ono of."fii. ���������IwSioal.dJ., ?nd, calendars. The: earth declines to  dao la m uho on tlio elevated railway in h������ed our tears at tho closing of an old  New Yerk. year, and our smiles at the opening of  Tho vdhnmpIon cotton minor of Oklahoma  Ib a colored man named Alfred Smith, Ho  has not. only takon all tho premium*:offoreA  In that atato, for tho flrnt and boat cotton  but hlo onoduct irbcolved tho blue, ribbon at  tboWorid'a i<7iir and t\et prrio in Bngland.  Smith was born near Otlanta and eaya that  when Sherman marched through lio was  nlouftUInu near by with an old gray taulo.  Another colored farmer who has become nbtort  In lil������ fttoto is JunlUn O.vOrovofl of Khnsa������.  who owno W0 noro* of rino land in th* Kaw  Valley. Groves ralaoH about 76,000 bUBliolti  of DotnAooa ovory year, which ia considerably  moro than Is ptoducod by ony othor Individ-  ' V ���������('  CURE FOR SMOKING LAMPS.  Daily   Clonniua; as   Well{as   Frequent  .'J,.;;,,.. BoMtas-'o-f Burners Needful.      V  'Nearly ovary family uses lamps': in!  this dny of now 'inventions,'for nf tor nil  noiUhbr gns nor electricity can equal tiid  softi stondy glow of lamplight for reading nnd sowing, But unless a person lias  boon educated Jn their proper caro tlio  result ia bound to ho unsatisfactory.  However, nothing is simpler, and fchorw  is nbsolutoly no reason for a lamp  smoking or aconting tho room with tho  unbenrnblo odor of koroacno if a few  rule* nro ntflinrod to.'  Dally cloanlng-of vory lamp in me  uliouM bo.ns much a part of the house-  wlfo's dutloB ' ns ' making tlio hods and  tho boiling of burners at least onco in a  fortnight in ns important as tho weekly  H-yeojiitig, Wfoks should not ho trimmoil  with ������hoars, hut wiped off with 11 soft  (doth, for in tho ��������� former ciiro Uiow aro  always jagged or nnevon nortlnm* loft,  widen caiiHo tlio flume to flare mid the  lamp to cmoko, Ily carefully wiping off  tho ohnrroil portions of tlio wiok oaoh  day a nlomly, uyinuiutilcal light will he  obuilliod.  Another precaution to take tn prevent  wicks from mnoking is to boil tlieni. Iluy  thom in bunches, placo in a pofeelaln kei������  tlo, cover with strong vinegar, bring tho ������  J������tffr i^ 9- boll sti*! ������i������i whuro thi* kMil*  will keen warm for three hours.  a new ono. W������ may not cIoro the books  of one year, look them away in the closet and begin life anew so as to escape  tho past. Lifo is, one unbroken currant,  flowing ever to its ocean destiny. Yet  this marking of the passage of the years  is not wholly in vain. It ia a period for I  {irofltablo reflection, and nob a time for  dio tears, and yqin rogrebs. An honest  review of .the days that are past anay he  full of prof it. Tliore have been experience  of blessing, of struggle, of denial that  havo loft their deposits on tho soul to  enrich its .futuro harvest. Iti is the highest wisdom to review the pafit in such  ai'Way; as to. mako it a valuable oAsot  for,tho '''future' It is ii good timo for, resolutions. .Lot the cynio mock and say  that; half, of tho no\v purposo"*. will bo-  broken boforo ti month elapses. Perhaps  sb.lt will bo bettor to brack nine nnd  keep one than not to rcsolvo at all. All  of us hopo and live for bettor thingts. Jf  tho pant year has Icon good the noxt may  ho tatter, and wo ought to ho hotter as  knowledge incroMos, experience widens  and grace multiplies.���������Central Baptist.  ���������mm,  .1   .'    m ������ m   ������������������'��������� ������'  '    MANY SOURCES OF SALT.  That From Natural Springs is Generally  Most Nearly Pure.  Tho   purity   of salt   depends upon the  source from which ib is obtained und the  sanitary  conditions under  which    it  is  prepared for tho market.   Tho supply of  common' snltv. the ;most - indlapiensablp- of  "all the seasoning substarteea both   aa' a  relishing uondlmeiUVuml a well-night universal food ,preserviitive,Ai8 faxhauBtlcss,  yetovbn ad thoro;.isVsalt,and:salt.  ;   Formerly salt wa������ "obtained by evaporating ocean wator. a 'process that    left  many impurities in tho residuum, to say  nothing of tho exposure to all kinds of  dirt in..its shipment from seaports. The  Turk's   island or  rocksaltr: which is  still largely used in pork packing and  in the' manufacture of ico creams, comes  to the United States in nolds of Vessels  continually subjeetod  to dirt, and v foul  odors.   Upon its arrival ib is again handled,, thon packed In coarse burlap bags,  permitting  dust to sift  into tho salt.  In this condition is reaches the consumer.  Latterly, howoyor, tho product of salt  springs has largely taken the lead in tills  country not only f6'r',"i'abloAsaIt!.bu't',for  meat packing.    The annual! production  from thin source in the'United States  reaches moro than- 40,000,000    bushels,  tho State of Now York in tho vicinity of  Syracuse, furnishing a largo proportion  of  this   important  supply.���������, Pictorial  RflVleW,   ' .' ��������� . ��������� ' ���������''-' ���������"YX.-.-yX:  >    ��������� .��������� 11 . ��������� 1-, M������i������������ ii. "������'-   ,  Many Causes of Insanity.  An 'English 'authority, dlsoussing the  reason for tho increase in imianity, says  that everything that -s <'Xee������slvo in n  great'civilization contributes to mental  alienation. Many especial causes are re-  sponftlhlo, buoIi as ill-asHortod marriages,  which engender hereditary insanity 1  lumivdoiiH and desperate speculations,  the frequency of commercial orises,! the  liicreiiNiiig fiucl-iitloiiK of political life,  tho larlness peeuliar to tlm rloli, the  iihiiHO of fernumted liquors and lastly  the fmmonsn number of religious sects,���������*  liofylon .Tracelcv,   ;������,������      ,  Not Sxaetlv the Same,  "What Is N������w York's motto. Johnnyt"  ��������������� ���������JtowdiK*.' "   .        .  "Wow, Joluiay, %h*t do you mount"  ������'Wimm* nut.  UftehM-,   I  mot  t������������  ti-olUy  to sav."  IUV.  SiCklslW is vtAt 2 trvt saits'la"  t  Cauterizing Seals.  Tlio surgeon's oloctrio ciuitorlv.ing wiro  has been UHod by tint United StaUtt Fur  Seal Commission with much success for  branding fomalo fur, seals.   A dynamo,  driven by 11 gasoline engine, supplied tlu*  current,, which heatod a platinum wlro  to incandescence.   By moving this once  over the animal's body, tlio hair and fur -  wero virtually mowed away.   A second  swooping of tho wiro across tho surfneo  destroyed tho cells* so that no more fur  ������tm grow there . This destroys the value  of the nolt, and thnsNiperates to prevent  mo kililna; of fomalo seals at sea.  Costly Hunt for Ono^Rabbit.  (Knn-wis City TlmM.)  A younK mnn In Atohlnonrnntwl n sun ���������  few day* uro snd went om hunting. Uo ������)iot  nt a ruhhll fivo tlnue, ������hut only crloplwl it.  TI1011 to flnlHh tho job ho lilt at the rabbit  with tlio ������riin and lirofcn Uw-ntoek. It cott  him tip. to hsvo th* siio MpairHKl..  "Marrlngo," remarked tlim iruUlleotual  vnung woman, who had glvon much  thought to tho waking of this oplgrani,  "Is tho refrigerator of love," ������'I gu������������N  you'ro rlglit," agreed tho oomtnonplac*  young warn. "It seems to nsed soma ao*i  of r������frig������mttw to mako it ksop." ,    u4  ���������I  mmmmm THE CRESTON REVIEW  y. _ ��������� \._ ���������';  Z12&1.  Tfniiin     1  THE  CANADIAN" BANK  OF. COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D.^ D.G.L., PhesTdcnt  ALEXANDER LAIRD, .General Manage??  CAPITAL, - $10,000,000  REST, - $7���������0C0,000  The Money Orders of The Canadian Bank of Commerce are a safe,  convenient and economical method of remitting- small  sums of money.  They are payabie without chargre at every branch of a chartered bank in  Canada (except in the Yukon Territory) and in the principal', cities;;-of',  '���������the United States.: -. -'. ^ V7-*    ���������..,..'  The Orders and full information regarding them may  be  obtained  on application at the Bank. ,  .in the event of loss of a Money Order the Bank will, on receipt of  a satisfactory guarantee, make arrangements to refund the aniount c!  the lostOrder. 23:,  PEROT B. FOWLER, MANAGER, ORESTON BBAISTOH  The -Creston ffievielfr  Published every   Friday at Oreston, British Columbia, by the Oreston Pub  liBhingOo., at their office, Fleet Street, Oreston. .,,...-..  J. Btr JfBNSON   -   Manager.  Ba������PH G. ScfiOTON   -   Editor.  vV SubBcriptaon, $2 00 a year, in advance.  V' 30-Day Notices, $5;  60, $7.50; 00, ������10  The Review is the acknowledged advertising medium of the Crestou^valley, oir-  cnlftting in ������v������r onethousand hosnes throughout the Creston ^district. Our  celaBsns are open to correspondents cm live questions of local interest. Oon-  Sribatkms must be brief, written on one side of the pnper only and signed, noi  ���������MoesMrrily for publication, but 86 evidence of good faith. "We invite support  in aur es������deav<mrs to increase the usefulness of the Review by bringing in youi  advertasasaehts, subscriptions and news. CcinplaintB from subscribers as t������  Ko������.jv>wiptof paper will be promptly attended to. Address all communica  viuuato the    editor  BOARD OF TRADE MEET  There was a fair attendance of members of tlie Creston  Board of Trade, in tie Speers' Halt on Wednesday Feb.  ist- At 9 p. m., Vice President S. A. Speers took tbe  chair, in tbe unavoidable absence of President C. O.  Rodgers. #  Various communications were read and ordered  answered ot fyled. Amotion strongly condemning tbe  proposed reciprocity agreement between tbe United. States  and Canada, and especially the clauses relating to fruit and  lumber, gave rise to an interesting discussion. Tbe  members of the Board were unanimous in describing the  proposals as a stab in the back for British Goluiriljjia., and  the opinion of the fruit-growers was expressed in no  uncertain manner by F.J. Rose, W. V. Jacksoii, R^ S.  Bevan and others. On a suggestion by -R.-.G. Scruton  supported by Guy Lowenburg, it was decided to wire the  protest to Ottawa, and also communicate the same to  Premier McBride, the Nelson Board of Trade, and the  Associated Boards. ���������  . -  The   matter  of  the  payment for? apples  sent to the  Vancouver Show, came  before  the  Board.    After  a  long  discussion the Board decided  to again write  the treasurer,  requesting paymeut at the rate of $3 per box, as promised to  the growers    by    Mr.  Cockle.        At  the  same time the  .REVIEW was requested to announce, for the information' of  the  ranchers    from    whom apples were obtained on the  promise of payment at $3.,that the Creston Board  of Trade  is prepared to pay and will pay, $3 per box  for the apples,  in spite of the fact that the Boar4<fhave up  to  the present,  only been paid at tbe rate of $1.75 N for such apples by the  Joint Exhibit Board, and altho the Creston Board  has paid  out $200. to the Joint Board, for tbe Creston portion  of the  National Apple Show  exhibit;   the  Creston   Board is  not  responsible for the prices premised  by  the  Agent of the  Joint Exhibit,    but will  make up  the difference to  the  ranchers who desire same, and thus close the matter out.  After votes of thanks to the Entertainment Committee  for their good work in connection with the banquet, and to  3. A. Speers and the various lodges for the use of the lodge  room for the Associated Boards meetings, the meeting wat  adjourned at 10 p.m.  v The following is the exact wording of the resolution oi  protest against the proposed reciprocity agreement-Whereas  the proposed reciprocity agreement introduced by the Hon.  Mr. Fielding will inflict a severe blow to the fruit and lumbering interests of this Province without giving any equivalent; and whereas the fruit industry is in its infancy and  requires fostering;and whereas the fostering of these industries is of vital importance to the welfare of this province;  and whereas the proposed agreement would . impair the  capital investment of those interested in these industries;  tiow be it resolved that this Board strongly condemns the  proposed agreement as far as it applies to these industries,  and directs that copies of this resolution be forwarded to  Premier McBride, Mr. Burrell, A. S. Goodeve and Senator  Hewitt Bostock, urging them to act in the matter, and that  copies of this resolution be also sent to the members of the  Associated Boards of Trade of Eastern British Columbia.  We are glad to learn that Mrs. J. Heath who met with  a bad accident some week* ago whilst returning home from  the evangelistic services, is now able to be about again.  The Rev S. H. Sarkisfiiau, who held services in Cranbrook last Sunday, returned to Creston the middle of the  week.  ���������sA.  ,1   1 I" 11  Hjl  Year  Bills  FEELING DESPONDENT  Bine aii'I ou* of sort* from overwork m* from tn ini'ss wnriies.or  ill hoalih? There is nothinp thut  ���������*iU branny ou up jiihI vnr. buck.  ������������������Vine in yon iik������* uK-vd, *>nvebn������'r  '[I. iiivitfin-'it*** ihern*'������v������,us wyprttin  \y'iil������ 8ireuiitbBinuK ihe body und  mind.  Sold at all the Cros������on Ho'els.  son Brewing  I '    s  I lit       1 f fl      Wm- Gosnell   2T  1119 ������ y L118 s ,    Manager.      ������  tion 991  The Leading  Hotel of the  Fruit    Belt  Is curing the cough which  is so prevalent fust now  Our   Guests  [Call  (Again  YOU will make no mistake  when you get off the train  if yon sign the register at  the Creston Hotel. Travelling  men -wiil substantiate this., Wc  >study the vcomfort of our .guests.  The rooms are well furnished ia  a manner up-to-date.  Rooms reserved by Telegraph.   i������  Ti/To*i  Mini;  Lumbermen,   Ranchers,  Tourists,  and Commercials.  r. B. Moran  We also hafre a special  cola tablet for cald in the  head and body. 25c"boxes  Creston E*rug&Book Co. |  3 &&*t&0^*^&^f&>\m&&VP&*^*&*&*<4^  >e ������ ������ e-������o ������������88������������������i>>>>������ ������������������������������������ ������������������������  NOTICE  Practical newspaper and Court  , Stenograph, holding Pitman certificates under examinations of  the Isaac Pitman Shorthand  Teachers Association for Iheocy,  80, 100 and 120 words a minute;  is prepared to take pupils for high  speed sltorthand during the winter mouths. Apply B. G-. Scruton,  A.L.A.A., Box 38, Crestou.  ��������� >���������������������������������>������������������������������������������������������������������������>��������������������������������� ������-���������������  lii-W^tfW^T^'rS.^l^nr^WW.-i.'-njjdBaa  When You Smoke   :  you ought to insist upon gettiug  your full money's worth of -tiu-y  v joyment.    If .you. nre particular A  A a'>out  thp  kind of   cigar    you  smoke, we know V: -.{���������'  We can please you  Our brands were chosen with  the de ernrination to give ev.OEVy ,.-���������  smoker the best ciKarvalua that  his money couJd buy. Try our  cigars and see if we have been  v 'successful. 'A: ��������� A--'  Greston Wine &  Notice  Notioe is hereby given that the copartnership heretofore subsisting between the undersigned oh general merchants, under the firm name of T. D  Bunce & Sam Ingham, a-. Crestou. B  C. hae been this day disolved by mutunl  consent The business will hereafter 1 e  carried on bv T. D. Bunce, by whom nil  dehts or -he old firm ,will bo paid ond ro  whom all outsrnndihg aceouuts due tbe  old firm are to ' 9 paid  demon, B C , Januirv 25. 1911.  T  IX Buscr.  Sam Ikgham.  For Sale.���������820 acres of crown-grantad  excellent Frnit Land on Kootenny Luke,  Lot ������13. Apply, C. P. Bill, HillcreRt  Mines, Alberta 15-th  *AT IT HERE SIHCE 1900V  11*1* l>fi     ^- M>OLE  urn to.     Prop-  We carry n choir o stock of Beef,  Mutton, Pork and Veal  ' nr Beef, is fed  ou the famous  Kootenay "Flats.        All kinds of  Lard Cheese and Hams  Always in stock  P. BURNS & Go.  1 Limited  creston"  B.C.  For Sale.���������Lots 6, 7, 8. 9 and 10, Blook  3, Dow's Addition. Send offer to owner, Mrs W. "Wilson, 561 Fifth Street,  Brandon, Manitoba.  f getda/tx^  i.  1 }   llu-l JUiiUilJl'Ui.,  ������iiiil Book Store, Creston  Dinner Set, 113 pieces, $7.75.���������C C S.  For Rent.���������100 aores of lnnd suitable  aitr Dairy, Poultry and Hog Farming  mnated within \% miles of fivo largo  Mines. House. B*rn, etc Ensv terms  Apply 0. P. Hill. HUlorest Mines, Al-  berta. ifi-tf  iSEtiDmroim  ���������   ���������_ ���������  miR.VSenttp  CRANBROOK - B. C.  ,-. ������������������ ::, :': i   j.tT;.v������;; y ���������iwiWiJ.1/*1   -  ��������� The...  Funeral Director  roow.  ������2^ser  "CO.  FASHIQNABLEMILLINERY  Turbnna, Hats and Bonriots in tho  Latest Stylos.   Fancy Mounts  Plume * and Flowers in  all tho new Winter  Shades  Children's wool nnd bearskin hoodi,  jackets, mitts, gloves, overalls, etc.  in great voriotw  MRS. M   \rOlINQ  Millinery n������di*iR'iiv.c,v Store  Fourth Street, Creston, B.C.  Tbe Riverside Nurseries, ������*%?**  Is tho NEAREST NURSERY to. the ORESTON DISTRIOT  , Stook arrives in FRESH, HEALTHY CONDITION  ForPrlcos, oto., wrlto to���������  WALTER V. JACKSON, Agent, drooton, B.-C.  {Tf YinnnnfYyyinryyBVyyy  NEW CUTTERS, SLEIGHS and BOBS   '  .'   '. ;���������������������������������������-������m|1: 1,      "        11 m | _     |   ,.  Onr shipment of CUTTERS, SLEIGHS, nnd BOBS that arrived  last woolc hnvo nearly nil boon sold, nnd wo hnvo wired for n  second shipment, whioh will ho horo in a fow days.  Oct your Order in Early before the Second  Shipment is also taken up . ���������  "I  ^8/e >waxit e^erytnicYo tmew  ftjaitw  c~w\m&^  wi savings f^oaSfc-te  onhmeSepositeof*  ������e mvest money fbrctierttd  general miancialbu3ine83.  We wmit^ttr oay'mja actn|  # ifyouarcnotaawwi V  Commence Now^Ua.  ftepoaita "by t������ia\\?S3S>,:  ���������^i* easilylianiileio ���������  'Voucau.aenc) hy Draff.  Poat Office  NelBon liana District���������District of  West Kootenay  TaUc notice thftt I. Rlatiche Sabine, of Toronto,  Ont., married woman, intend to ap-  ������ly ror permission to purcbaso tho. following  escribed, lnnd:  Ck������mmenotng at a noBt planted about 40*  feet and In a northerly direction from Summit creek, opposite road post No. 552, tbene*  20 chalnsB nortb, thonco 20 ch&lua east  thenoe 20 chains south, tbence 20 chains west,  to point of commencement, containing **  acres, more or less.    ;  Dated 16th Novenib������r, J.010. .    .   ;.   v;yx,Xy,  18.27        BLANCHE 8ABIN E. AppUcsnt  BDWARl>^,EBGU80Ni AgsnV  Order or RcMatcve  Letter & with^mwajs  cati be'made ���������*���������>;������������������������ ���������? ������*  Viab.  raiblc  anyway you  Refer HTST*  ov To atryone to ������������������������  VRHG0UVER-  Write maWftto-iay  DoHnoir11111  Nelson Land Dlotriot-^Distrlet os  'A  ;.-..' yy..xx      vv West Kootonay :;���������. y-XycyxXr  Take notice tliat i. VinaGoMcnlid, of Tor  onto, Ontario, marrlod woman, intend to ap  Sly for permUfllon to purchase .tho following  escribed lands: '���������     V Aii   V y.^.  Commoiiclne at a post planted about. 10C v  feet southerly from road post No. Sttu,   ou  north bunk ol'Hummlt crook, thence 20 chains  nortb, thence 49 chains east, thenoe ao chains  south, thence 40 chulns west to point of 00m.  enoement, coiitalnlng 80 acres, mare or less. ������������������  Dated 10th November, 1������I0.���������.4-. .   V���������     . ���������  VINA GOODCHITjD. Applicant  1827 EDWAttD FEKGUBON, Agent  Nolson Land DIotrlct���������District of  '������������������-.���������..;������������������       WeBt Kootenay  Take notice that I, Jume������ Cbatem,'of Mon  troal, Quebec, cnclncor, Intend to apply ror  perralsslon to purohaso .the following described Iimdn: ,;'���������  Commencing at a post planted on the north  tiftlitC orBUIilinit OrtoU, about 200 fofetSOUtlt*  i orly from road post No WO, thenee IM chains  went, thuneo 00 ohnl im noi'lli, thenoe SO ohaius -  east, or to Bummlt Crook, thenoo along Mum*  mlt Creole to point ot commencement, eon*  tulnlns 16(i ncr������ip, more or'lens,  Dated 16th November, 1010.   , '  1827       "'*'   JAMES OHATEM, Applicant  KDWAKD FEKGUfloVf, Agent  Nolson Land Dlstrlot-Dlstriot ot-',v>,Vr  West Kootonay. ;y..yi,y.:y::  Take notico tluit I, Laurel Goodohildr oi"  Toronto. Out., spinster, intond to apply tor  portnMfllun to puroliauo tho following d������������  orlbed landsi .. ,    -..    .    ,y .    .       '  Commonelng nt a . post planted, about ona  hall mllo oiutoi'iy from rond poHt No. ������W, and  nn southern bank of < Bummlt Cr*ok, tlieno*  40 olialnH oiiHt, thonco 40 clmlns north, t,henoe  40 clialns west, or to Hummlt Creek, thewbe  along Miunmlt Creole u> point of eomtnau*.  oomont, oont al n l n g mo iieron, moro or lew,    .  Datod 10th Novomliwr I������I0,.'��������������������������� . .. .  1827 LAOlUflli GOODOHILD, Appllcaat  ..... v.      KDWAUD FKUUUMON,Agent  II .._'.! -I if-1    -" i -���������-ni      II II       II    li I '     I      I" I   Ull II nm ->    -iii-iii l|    ������!      "  '      Nolson land Distriot���������Dlutrlct or  ,   West Ko*>t������nay  Tako Notloe that I, Emma rergoson, nt  NnlHon, ll.C, mnirlqil woman, intends to  apply for pormlsslon to purchase the follow*  Ing donoiibad landst  commonolng nt a past planted on the north  bunkoruuuiuilt Crcolt, nbout 100 -.ostiouth  orroart post No.400, and about.ono-hnlfvniU*  south.vrostorly rrom the mouth of Topas  Greek, thunco 'M elmlnn north, thenoe 10  olmins east, thonoe uocluiliin south, tbenee  ao onains \rokt, to point of commonoemont,  oon tat ning 40 aero* morn or Ions,  Dated January md, lull  KM-MAVlCIUlITHnNr. AppllWint  32412 KDWARD FliUO'UHON, Agout.  ������     m   ������   A   .  ���������     ���������      ���������     ���������  I   li Vs^)**- Iv I w'Vw/r "oi 1.1 Ijp i   POJJ  -,������ I-hunt CO  VAMIUI J,lMAiXAUM.aft JULttAAMJ>AilJJIMt/a������>illtJJUlAKAI  321 mm Stmt  PIANO.���������Now at ruilwny gtittlon n������������r  Orcuton, will ho Baorlflcod for $250  cfMh, Novor boon nsod. Lndy unubl������  to Uoop it.���������Apply in first Inutnnoe  Mra. A. Q. Munobam, 2040. 0011111111)1*  ������troat, Vancouver, B,0.  'O RENT.���������A throo roomed oottaff-f, at  #8 iKir mouth. Apply to the Rkvibw  ome*.  '��������� ���������'������������������ '**  ,1   ..  .. .-��������� 'I ���������>.  . ������h OS  tm  THE   CRJSSTON    REVIEW  Mim-i'inr  Baggies, Demeorats, Gigs and Cutters for sale at reasonable prices  We do all kinds of repairing nnd wood work with dispatch"  Onr shop is located near t ie Oreston Mercantile CoV  We are also agents for the Oregon Nursery Oompany' and handle  First-class Fruit Trees  s5  AS       <T  w.  r%^*  T^t  DKUvvn  Subscribe for the Review  YOU PAY WHEN CURED  Dre. K. & K. TAKE ALL RISKS  Cored by, tbo New Method Treatment  it  %r '  8   sS.-.a *-���������������  you nan indulge yourself by engaging a  team from thia livery stable for as long  and as short a time as yon desire.  This Livery Stable  is also prepared to sent a carriage to  meet trains, to take yea shoppies er call-  Correspondence  ., Viotoria, Janunxy.^3,.1911.     ,, w   Thomas M. EdmtuidKon, Si-q ,  Oreston, B. O  Sir: Referring to your letter uf December 16th,  with tegard to tke assess-  >, | ment of the land around Creston, I beg  **,_ leave to s������y that 1 have received a report upon tbe subject of tha assessment  in question.  ... -As regards the appointment; of a Court  of Revision, it wns too late this year to  have one appointed, but for the next  assessment, the Surveyor of Taxes baa  .been Instructed to nee to the establish-  SeSt of z. CcstS in Crests**. The Inspector for the Distriot will make  a  Jag, ot to convey yon ta  Al.%r.^ ������.������������������������   ���������*������������������������.!������   ������r. m.4a^JI  -T������-  -������*"*=  Cameron Bros*  CRESTON LIVERY  A     MfDAnT3iii  /--a.    mm/iOCLLi  THE   CRESTON  SHQEMAKEft  Best WorksssassshSp  Boots and Shoes made to Order  A Speeiality  19*   NO NAMES OR PHOTOS USED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT  Thousands nf young and middle-aged men are annually swept to a, premature grave  ���������through Early Indiscretions, Excesses aad Blood Diseases. If you have any of the following symptoms consult us before it-is too lato. Are you nervous and weak, despondent and gloomy, specks before the eyes, witli dark circles under them, weak Lack,  _!._._. .-i.-is ������*,._, .. ....un.. j d losses, sediment In vrine.  expression, poor memory,  ._ .. _.. . restless nights, changeable  moods, weak manhood, premature decay, bone pains, liair loose, sore throat, etc  YOU     WILL     BE     A     WRECK _  Our New Method Treatment can cure you and make a man ot you.  tTndef its infltt-.  once the brain becomes active, the blood purified, so that aU pimples, blotches and ulcers'  disappear, the neives become strong: as steel, so that nervousness, basbfubiess and despondency vanish, the eye becomes bright, '    ------ -    -  iency vanish, the eye becomes bri������  fly and tbe moral, physical and sexual systems are invigorated; air.  orgy ret  . .        ���������. ������    .. all drains cease���������no  more vital waste from the system.   Don't let quacks anJ fakirs rob you of your hard  earned dollars.  We will cure you or no pay.  EVERYTHING PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL    .  BEADER:  No matter who lias treated you. write for an honest opinion Free ef Charge.  Books Frae���������"The Golden Monitot'*   (Illustrated)  on Secret Diceasec of Men.  QUESTION LIST FOR HOME TREATMENT SEtfT ON REQUEST  Cor. Michigan Ave. and GriswoIdSi,  Detroit. Mich.  All letters from Canada must be addressed  to our Canadian Correspondence Department in Windsor, Ont. If you desire to  see us personally call at our Medical Institute iu Detroit as we see and treat  ao paresis in our Windsor offices which are for Correspondence and  Laboratory for Canadian business only.   Address all letters as follows;  DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor, Ont.  ^WHtmtae tar private address.  Stacker S, Co.  Wholesale  Provisions,   Produce,   Fruit  General Commlnlon Merchant*  NELSON       -        B. C.  Ctmnim xm-e-m)  CURES CATARRH, AStHMA*  Bronchitis, Cfotiji, GeagSs sssS QM&m  ���������money back.  Don't overlook the new plumber on  Sirdar Avenne, Ed F. John-ion. See  his ad. elsewhere in this issue.  WANTED. ��������� Ail experienced Dross-  maker. Apply Creston Clothing  Honse, Box 69, Cse3ton, B.C. "'  '*������&  thorough inspection Sor the Roll of 191%  snd instructions will bo given to him'to  equalize the values. It is to be flatted that owing to the competition at the  public sale, prices in some eases reached  very excessive figures, and some inequality has resulted, la * new place  growing ss Orestoa has grown, sash  conditions may arise, but .the intention  of the Government is always towards a  juafc and etuiiable plan of assessment.  No doubt within another year many of  the conditions whioh appear anomalous  at present will have disappeared.  I have the honor to be, Sir,  H. E. Young, Provincial Secretary  To the Review.  Dear Sir: I hereby" enclose ������ ieStef.  from the Honorable Provincial Seoretary, H. E. Young, M. D., L. L. D., the  same being an answer to my letter pf  December 16, and I am sure that the  rate-payers of Oreston will be highly  pleased at the result, as in it we have  the promise of having alt our grievances  in the assessment line properly adjust-  ed. The letter explains itself so that  inside of another year our assessment  will be pieced on asolidandanequnl  basis and should there be inadverdentlr  any error' made we shall have a Court of  Revision to rectify the same. I am sure  one and all of us will feel thankful indeed to the honorable gentleman for his  prime move. Municipality I might say  that this matter is entirely up to the  rate-payers and as we have the promise  of having our assessments equalised I  really think we have overcome one of  our greatest burdens and if we can "sidetrack, at least for the present, soy possibility of a company taking onr rightful  heritage, the Goat Biver Oanyon, I for  one wonld be in favor of letting matters  remain as they are. As ������ understand it,  the company has virtually forfeited their  right. Before they are granted a possible renewal of their charter I think it  .would be well to petition the Govern-  Canyon City Nbtes  Mr,, David Rogers is ou a visit to  Kelson. "  The Brothers Wea'ing, who have been  piling iiiui er by four mot at the mill,  and who have fen acres of laud adjoining .the .mil', havo quit nnd Messro  JotiUBtouft rnU oo*auelsoa have takes  over the job.  The latest arrival at Oanyon City is a  baby girl* at the Chambers ranch, tbe  stork paying an early morning visit on  Sunday last.  Mr. Yountr, who fo? the pasfcfew  weeks hea been working at the mill, has  gone baek to the land and is getting  ready for active home building in ihe  early epring.  It is rumored that divine services will  be held in the school house at Oanyon  City oa Sunday afternoons, the Bev.  Rutherford and Rev. Sarkissiau taking  turns to minister to the spiritual welfare of the rapidly increasing number of  settlers at Appletown. We wonder if  there will be enough room left for that  organ?  The wheels of the caterpillar engine  have been fitted with rough looks, but  it is understood that this device does  not come up to the expectations whioh  had beet* hoped regarding the efficiency,  of same on tbis class ot machine.  [?.  e&& Jars.  Ssyses sr������ eeokiag  down at the lower camy.  The Oanyon Oity Lumber Co. is utilizing the steam stumping machine for  decking Jogs at- the mill.   ''  Who is the zealous Socialist who is  covering the city with literature regarding the VRed Brotherhood?"   '  ment stating briefly that to renew this  charter would not be for the best inter*  ests of the place. This would set as a  protest end it is not at all likely that a  charter woull be renewed. If on the  other hand no protest is filed, of course  it wouldl be qnite natural for, a renewal  of the chaster to be granted. In any  event I wish to thank the rate-payers  for helping me hold up my hands in a  just and righteous cause and hope that  we may. always cherish that feeling of  loyalty and self respect that is characteristic of British freedom and Christian  civilisation and shonld there be at any  time any circumstance arise when we  feel we are not getting our just dues it  is for us to rise with both sentiment and  action and boldly declare and. maintain  our rights. T. M. Edmnndsoa.  , Oreston Heights, February 1, ,1$11._  Additions'! LdcsSs  , ttxs. Spiker who. went* to,, ihe C������t-  brhok hrs.riW'for trStt-mfnt ������.������]ioit.  dote ago, ha* rejtirued, qui*������-. recovered,  and. will Birtff move ��������� into her cottage  ne ur the Presbyterian. Chnroh. Hub  Danard,   who   formerly occupied this  ;eottog������^ hns ntoT.ed into a house oa the  " ranch of B S. Bevan.  JStusiu.���������Misa Johnson is prepared to  take a limited number of pupils for  tuition in musis., For terms apply to  J. K. Johnson, residence on Victoria  Avenue  player, is in town this week, on a visit  at ths Byokctss Hesss.  FOB SALE OB TSADS for good hens,  a thoroughbred Barbed Rook Ooek-  eerel, two years old. Apply to the  Review office.  W. F. Teetge), Government Agent,  Gold Cosnaisvieaer and Assistant Land  Commissioner, arrived from Nelson on  Wednesday.   /  On .Thursday afternoon in the Cotsrs  Bouse at CreBton, Mr. Teetzel was busy  investigating ehe matter of the survey  lines and ownership of the D. Soott aud  W. Haher pre-emptions, lying between  Corn and Summit Creeks, and concerning the Doundarpa of which some dilh-  culty has arisen.,  Watch for Wisler's price-list.  i  A* meeting! of the' director������ ottho  Farmers' Institute was held last Saturday evening. V The matter of the erection of the proposed warehouse was  taken into consideration' and it was  decided to go to work on the project  and report at a later meeting of the Institute . There are a few legal quesiioas  which have arisen and which the directors wish to dispose bf at once. Aeon,  siderable amount? of the stook has beeu  sabsoribed for and the directors are in  favor of pushing ahead the erection of  the building vrith all possible speed.  Flannelette; one yard wide 12*6 eeafes  CCS.  J. J. Grady went to Nelson oa Monday last to transact business at the inland capital.  Gent's Clothes cleaned, pressed aud  mended. Moderate prices Good work  guaranteed by Mrs. J. Hutchinson, opposite "W. H. Crawford's zaaidenee.  Canyon Btreet. ~  Mrs. Ike Itewis came ia from Kootenay Landing on Monday las) oa a short  visit to her dsogh^F JSlls.  ���������---a   ������������������������������  to ijdbern-  ment Estimates  lOO,OCto,OOQ.oosmj  nr.x*   western  N'  Did you participate in these huge profits or did yon "pigeon-hole" the propositions submitted to you-br  your western friends for future consideration? In short, are you the man who made a profit or the unfortunate one who had the chance but did nc������b .possess sufficient judgment to recognize the opportunity or tauffloienfc  courage to. close a deal? The man 6r woman entitled to sympathy is the one who says: "Five or ten years  ago I had a chance to buy thi* ot that property at $100 or $600, and now it Is worth $10,000." The average  person sneers'at the person who makes such a statement and sajs: "I wonld have bought and made that  money." Are you going to say five years from now that you had a ehtnoe to buy a lot in Poe, Alta., at from  $50 to $100 eaoh, or are you going to be the mau who will have from $1,000 to $10,000 in cash as a result of  having bought property in this town in this year of grace, 1911.  Poe a Coming Commercial Centre.  Poo is looated on the main line of the Grand Trnnk Pacific Railway between Edmonton and Saskatoon.  It is iooated in ono of tho finest farming districts in Western Canada. Tho surrounding country is settled by  a progressive type ot farmers and consequently will become the market centre for Northern Alberta, Poo  distriot posnesses rioh coal mines, is cIobo to rivers and lakes and large forests are easily accessible from this  point. ThesQ. natural resources insure for the' residents of the town, first, low oost of living, and ieoond,4  great commercial activity, two esBontials in the upbuilding of n large town, thus creating valuable real estate,  I  Poe as a Manufacturing Centre  yA/pklB townsito and contiguous territory ban the requiromonts outlined by large manufacturing concerns  for the location of targe fuotorios of -large' enterprises, of jauy kindV Employing large numbers of peoplo. Tht  rivers imd lakes furnish water, tho conlfloltfs and forests furnish fuel and cheap building material, the fine  fui'ining lands furnish 'form produ6ts,; oiiuVillng tho rdflidonts to liyo at a low oost.  Tho town is located on tho nmiu lino of a trausboutluontal railway, ossurlug tho noooBuary transportation  facilities TJ1080 oquibiuod oouditloiiB will famish ohoap labor, ouo of tho most important feature-! of a mnnu-  faoturlug oentro.,  s,  Poa townsite was recently placed on the market and already over 200 lots hava been sold, and many of  these lots have already ohanged bands at a substantial inorease in prise. Most of thsselots were purobased by  representative business men throughout Oaa-^ila, who are sow profiting by Ihei? fotesigbl.  The townsite is high and dry and very suitable for building purposes.  /' . .'  Opportunity  1  -is useless unless you possess the courage to apt. Yon might possess great wisdom, you might read a good deal  or travel muoh and thus see all kinds of opportunities to make money, bnt unless you have the courage to aot  on your judgment and wisdom all of these desirable qualities are entirely useless.  Lots in Poe aro a good investment at present prices. The town is bound to grow rapidly.' Owing to the  easy terms of payment you have the ability, to buy and if you do not buy now it is because yon are lacking in  courage, and the chances are you will never be like the man yon now admire -most, tiobv courageous and wise.  ; ' r     <  ���������'  -'  Torrent Title  ���������'  ���������  Poe townsite is held by us under the Torrent system of tide. Under this system the title is guarantoed  by the Government, therefore absolutely saf^e. .; ' '' \  1 .  ' . ' ,  ���������  .  Price* and Terms.  :c',""- '.> . V ��������� *. ;" x'x /  '-i tvi/Pi "O'-^  Prices of lots range from $50 tb $100 eaoh, and they oan bo pnrahased on terms ofj^ievath cash, balance in eighteen equal monthly payments; or quarter cash, balance iu six, twelve and eighteen months.  ;'7:vyvv'   Information  '���������������������������'���������-   ,.  ������������������' '��������� ' ..;,'.'/ ������������������;..-���������;. yAyy-'.y ' ��������� ���������.."���������"������������������"   ������������������. "-���������������������������yyAyy : y    '      x ,, X-.."���������':'���������. x,.  :  We have issued an attractive eircnlar giving full information pertaloing te the town and its orospeots,  together with map showing lota lor sale. If you wish ts receive this JMtraottoe circular out out and fill in the  attached coupon and mail it to us today.  Information Coupon  GeiJtloinen,���������With n  vlbw'-to   buying  property In Poo, Alta,, plonso sond mo full in*  formntlon, with map and price list, and oblige.  Yours Truly,  ##���������*������������������*���������*������������������������������������������������������**���������������*���������������*������*������������������������������������������������**������������������������*���������������������������������*���������  Name '  Th  e  P. O. aud Proviuoo  LandAToYfinsites and Investments, Union Bank Building, Winnipeg, Canada  ").'.'��������� ���������"** THE   CRESTON   BEVIEW;  w&  '^SH*:  Mow Chicago's Great Street Railway  System is Being Reconstructed  Without Traffic Suspension.  (By    Joseph    E.  Murbhy  Tribune.)  A recital of the events  in  Chicago lor   "boss"   formed   of. soft   steel.    Tho  welding takes place at these points and  a   at the centre of the splice, where aVthiri  preceding  settlement of the Btreet railway question  in Chicago would lead us rather too far  into politics. With the details of a  Iiotly contested campaign fresh in his  memory, the reader has doubtless had  enough of arguments for and against  "'immediate municipal ownership."  ; Rehabilitation is now a fact in process  of accomplishment. A great amount of  track reconstruction has been completed.  Much remains to be done, but progress  up to the present time has "been so satisfactory as to raise the hope that all our  dreams of rehabilitation are at last to  be realized.  There are many interesting;, features  connected with the work���������the type of  construction used, the methods of handling .the work and. taking care, of traffic,  and hist and; perhaps most interes'mg of  all,;,the machines with which" the work  is done. '���������".''    '  ^ "'���������'   ���������������������������  ' '���������    ���������  "; HQW "THE TRACK IS LAID  can be no question tl  w .^ ruction is of the lug  An ��������� inspection of the heavy  girder rails  ���������������������������>���������'- 5��������� -.-K^.^orl 5t,   solid  There can be-no question that the type  ofTcSruction is,of the_.lnghe^ grade.  resting on ties' that are imbedded in  concrete, .is sufficient to eliminate all  argument on this point. When one recalls that perhaps, after all, the day of  the underground trolley is not far distant, and that then much* of this first  class construction must "be ��������� torn out, lie  type of construction  seems,  indeed,   to  "be too good.  An inspection wilt make clear the de-  iails of this construction. The old track  is first removed and an excavation made  to a'ctepth'.bf ��������� about twelve inches below  the bottom of the, tie. The new track  then is put in pla.ee.- resting on small  wooden blocks arid adjusted to the exact  elevation ..-.'���������.required.- Concrete is placed  "under and around the ties to a depth  of three-incWs above the top of tie.   In  alternating  strip of soft steel is dropped inAbetween  the splice and the rail.   Each splice is  thus welded to the rail at threefpoints,;  the end welds talking all the longitudinal stress and the three welds'.acting  together to supply vertical stiffnessA  ELECTRIC POWER    OPERATES rjrflK  .y;;CRANE. VV V. VyU A V:.  The.welder itself is an alternating current   transformer (hung   fromV a   craiie  that extends 'out from the front' of the  car.    The  crane is  operated by a: five-  horse power motor, which; also operates  a sma.ll .rotary pump for circulatuig -water through the welding transformer and  faces V of .contacts,   tokeeip    thbm 'cool.  Supported on the transformer, but insulated from it, are two arms or jaws by  which      the pressure  is ap-plied "to the  splice. x-;.'-x- ������������������' -'���������:��������� ���������;���������'������������������������������������ -y^y  A hydraulic jack operated by^a hand  lever supplies the power, for operating  theso arms. A pressure, of froQ*.: 37 to  '40 tons On the splice is "obtained. Within  the second or "tender" car is li'-Votary  converter for changing the direct;..cur*  rent of tae trolley, to an  current  . The trolley ordinarily carries, a current.'of 50 volts and 350 amperes. After  passing through the transformer tliis  current has the astonishing amperage of  about 30,000, and a voltage as low as  four and sometimes as high as seven.  This.:voltage is so low that it eamiof.  give the least effect ..of shock or furnish'  any 'difficulty iu the way of perfect in?.,  'sfilatioil.'  wWith such a current it ^requires buta  few minutes.- to bring the rail and splice  toiV a white heat. A welding compound  in the form of a powder, and composed  Tergely of borax, isV constantly applied  for, the purpose of securing a 'perfect  union of rail and splice.  S^d1 the ^ie is protected^��������� ,W,v ! A**, making * weld. th^A current is apV  by being entirely .������f^,������;a^^ j lie procure ori tiie splice in themean-  ^^?]f .^ conSluf^^^ tb*!W beirs graduallv increased At th*  Svay ot drainage and return ���������& 1 proper moment the current is turned off  -.Much of the track ^^u^^bu^   ^ibe pr^suref0fyle jaws,>{o*out  formerly   was  used ^y jzog car,and* ������ ^ and. held; until the  the massi.*e   mdergrouEvV ^tf-ene-    w^d has appre^ilblv coolei. AA  oessary   tor   "housing'   the  cable   i������   a;, ^-w'^,*.^^--^--^^^*^^^^---^-!^*!^^-'"-  matter of surprise to the layman. j ^ EI,PIN<y IASDER 40-TC* PRESSOR*.  Rebuilding'the .trai?ks under "traffic"? At this point a nicst ingenious nseo'f  is practically out of the question, not". an ordinary 'meclisnK&r'''principle :'7is  .alone on aot-oun-t of the excessive cost j made. The Centre, weld is always made  of such a method but also on account of j first. Tlie heat from this weld invaria-;  its extreme inconvenience and the con- ������ My causes the s������plice to expand appreci-  starit interruption to traffic. It is j ably. While the; splice is in this experid-  jieeessary to keep traffic open over all I ed condition tlie end' welds are lnadeA  , "special work"���������that is. over switches > Theii as the splice cools and contracts  and crossings; but in all clear stretches j it draws tiie ends of the rails together-  of track the practice is. to abandon the J so closely that. in. some cases the joint  tracfejto.^ , .,.-;,....,y���������aA.v'  ������������������Afield^t^  The abandonment of a track involves j process almost invariably raises tiie si������?-  I but  with their clothes somewhat  torn,  as if they had slipped t and fallen.  About three hundred feet higher up  they came upon Mr. McBean and ano-  other porter sitting down, 'the former  with his head leaning oii one hand and  th? elbow on a knapsack, ropes coiled  up, batons, axes and knapsacks round  about them still containing a little Caod.  '" Upon; Mr. McBean a note; book; was  found containing several entries in respect to the occasion.' All of the five  corpses: were hard frozen, y They were  put into ; sacks and dragged. ,do\vn to  Chamonix. It took three days tbytrans-  port them. The bodies of the sixV others  have hot yet been VecoveredV btift- thoy  Will prbbably come to light du the (iourse  of a; few-years.      :xy . ���������vy'tey-.yy.. ,V;y  One of .the earliest.- avalarieh$yacci-  dcnts.Voii ; Mont Blanc .occurred.in;1820,  {^when Dr. Hdm������V a Russian^"set, Vo^t on  'AugiiH'18 to go up Mont Blftnci tiMoin-  panied by two Englishmen- AandXSight  guides. They had ascended Ato va -height  of more that fourteenvtho.usjiud feet,  wi.th'five guides in front, who;were cutting or making steps, who all at Voiicc  the snow above them gave way? and tho  entire party was carried down-tya 'thousand feet over the slopes up which tlioy  -had; toiled; y V-y^-Vyy y,.V   .  Snow., agiiin brok^e a\yny .above; ami  more or .less covered ; up the whole  party. Soirib of them struggle voii, but  throe of the leading guidb'i were "'hurried  into a t-Vvvasse ami buried uiuiov.. un  iniriuuise  mass of  snow.    .A  yy    A  Ten, years afterward, when, conducting  another tourist up VNloutVUl������u,cA l?y^th<*.  snitie.route, One of the surviving guides  pointed to the crevasse������������������uivdVsaid. to his  employer,;''Tliey tire there.V - :     y  VHeviwas. wrong.   Atthat ttmo;(lS30)  the Ahodies wtiro .no., doubt a considerable  distance froui the point, where xiieVacci-  'detit occurred,, for tlie dismembered-re-  VmhinsV of - the  three ���������unfortunates  pom-.?  in^heed to reiippeai* -at thfevlciwer end of  ithe Glacier des Bossons*  ip! 1SGI,  more  thau four miles away  in;; a dire(*t line  jVfroiu the place where thftyperislied, ahd,  j must have"travelled dowu -au an ayerage;;  at the rate of    five   luiivdred ."fee't'Vperl  arinuni.  "Oh.   (ih'  "Tell "-n  sake; bo  niir.  FEARED   MISREP RESENTATION.  I'm   goin'   ter   tell   yor paw I caught youso smokin', a butt.  1 wuz'smokin', ef yer wont ter, Gonewieve; but for goodness  Dis  ain't no  butt, but a genuwine two-fer"  LIFE'S BRIGHT AND DARK SIDES SHOWN IN  THE BOWERY BREAB UNE, *  4-������.������^������ ������������������������ {)��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������  (K. Y. Herald.) |    Again   the   disguised  newspaper man  From far and near, from the    slums ! -1-- * -'       '       '  ' '  and from Harlem, from the Bronx and  from Brooklyn*, a great throng of men  assemble eveiy morning at one o'clock  at the Bowery Missio.i. This is the famous   bread   liue.   Gathered  together   in  Vin all caises either the detcuring of ears [ fac  Vover another"4line or ��������� the building or a  ��������� V1������mpora'ry track near the street curb.  '.Both plans have been uSed extensively.  * f'lJetouring,*^ ]^au^e if its iaexpensive-  jiess. isf resorted -to wherever possible.  :A fair example of this was. the routing  '{pi North Clark street cars' over" Wells  fetreet during the reconstruction ofthe  VKorth Clark street lino. ���������������������������> ���������  a[spe9ja^ f?TEgri in troos and  % i SWITCHES.   .. r    '��������� **  .ijV The frog^.jind switches ai'avitll tnade  ftibf cast mangaiiese steel, n steel'that is  ^exceptionally hard and tough. Because  ;:������f itB rrmaVkable durability this steel  ������;i& rapidly coming intjo universal use  ?pmong the street railways. *  ���������>������������������ To the layman the most interesting  Arphaec of all,.this ^york'i8 the machines |  S^vith which it is done. ' '  y;A Those machines are mounted on stan-  Vdard street car wheels carried on axles  $thn.t are adjustable to any gauge of  ���������'Jitraek. The power for their operation is  ���������-/taken from tlio trolley wire.  A; Little is to be snid of the concrete  Vjnixer, its machines of this kind have be-  yicome too common to excite much intcr-  A������st. Tlio Jiutomiitic device for hoisting  Vthe ingredient*! of the concrete���������cement,  'j.fliwd and broken stone���������to the mixer, is  V novel and is not a common feature of  VthcBc machines.  x What would seem at first glance to  'Abo the l'nast important part of the work,  Vwclding the joints, is, in fact, the most  jVimporlant and difficult part of all, in-  , volving the highost grade of machines,  Valid the grentCHt skill und judgment on  Vthe part of tho opera torn. For many  {VycarB an entirely successful method for  , >; "welding 'steel rail wii* a constant sub-'  "���������"ijeet of invention and experiment. A  ���������,-groat deal of money was spent on weld-  ,\ing machines that either failed utterly  chw fell a trifle short of doing tho work  ii satisfactorily.  V The machines now working on tho  ^'fltrcets of Chicago were invented bv  'jl'rof. Elihu Tliom&oiO oif'"I������ynii,"'Mn's������S'  v'Jhey are hugely the result'of evolution.  -iiiJat it fell to the lot of thin inventor.  *' in part through tho npplicution of well  .vknown principleH, and m part through  jjoriginal discovery, to perfect a practi-  J. cnl   nnd   succi-HHful   means   for   welding  ' ijjisteel ririM.-.tAi.:������l thcHc machines are botli  ^���������practical"and HUrfccRsful, The full pr6-  y<���������������!������������ r.f 'v.elding' a joint requires from  ^'twelve to fifteen mlini'4������n. When it is  r completed, the joint in the strongest  f part of the mil.  .?��������� Three dixtinct operntiomi, requiring  f'jns many ������*l;-.tlnct niftchlncH, arc used In  v the welding process,  ,      UNIQUE PIIOCRSS OK WKMHXti.  ���������     Tho  smrfiicofl  of tlio   rail und Hpliccs  ,"J first iniwt ha <le<inod with great tlior-  A! oughnfi"* in ordor to nniko llio wold po*-  " wihlo.    |*-ir thin piirpimi-  tlu< mind  hln.it  ;, Tilftidiino ih uaml, Thin apjiuriitUM connintM  . of a ten liuriie power motor, driving an  f.uir iroinproBHor, a tank  for the Htorhgi'  Vnf compr<;-*i"l nir, n   bin  for holding n  y ouppl.v of sand, and a mixer of thn Tigli-  (,'])mn tyjw!.   -\ lK'<������; nii'l nuz/ln conni-nted :  1 with tho mixer i* iwoil byihe operator |  ,1t>r ilin-irtlr.^ the snnd blast ngahiit tin- '  .Hiirfm Xi of (\\(t mil nml uplico.    All fnr-  " i'igu   mailer  In   thu*  rcinovi-il  ho'tlior- ,  '. oiighly that. tlif-Hfi KiirfjM'Cs Jnivi. the up- \  V, pea in iii'ii of having Ih-i-ii poli������ln.il.  ,'���������    Before proflwiintf to a. duni:ri|������tlon of  11m wi'hling mncliin^, It m.Vy" be wnll to  oxninimrfntn tho form nf Mm ������������|]������li<������ nml  the readout* for koitio of ltn Hpociiil foil-  1uron.   The *|illo������������, when u������������u| with now  Tail, i������ oi������iu������*iii>   wiic im),  tlii'.'.',  thrM*  ftt.d fine-lunlf iririn** whl#������ nnd <dffht/i������fi in-  thou long.   At each end l������ a projection  ce of the rail at and near the joint. It  is -to.--,correct this fault that the third  car. the emery Miieel car. is used. With  thL>" apparatus the rail at the joint is  ground down'.to;.the same plane as the  remainder of the rail.  The question is often asked as to how  the expansion amd contraction is takjen  care of in a long Yind'ot welded rj^iil.  This difficulty is more^. apparent than  real. It is merely a matter of the  stresses developed in the rail and splices  through changes in temperature. It  sliould be borne in mind^that this 'rail ig  imbedded in concrete and paving, and  that the temperature changes are not  so groat as in a rail exposed to the air.  EXPANSION AND CONTRACTION 1G-  ������������������v -*     ������������������. NORED. -  The fact that: the rays of the sun can  strike only tlie; top of the rail is alone  sufficient *to explain in great part tlie  small tendency to expansion. Held rigidly in line by ..the .concrete;.and paving,  there is no opportunity for the lateral  displacement or "kinking" that sometimes occurs on a steam railway.,  It is; estimated thnt in rails ���������'tints '-situated the maximum possible Rtross duo  to temperatureichanges in this climate  is 10,200 pounds per. square., inch.; This  stress, is about hnlf th'e /olnstic limit of  steel and only about dndVfourtli its'lilti-  ���������iiiatc strength. Owing" to- the adhesion  of the.concrete in which it. Ib imbftdded  tho rail does not expand or contract, but  temperatu.ro stresses ;are developed that  arc well within the limite of safety,  While occupying so important a field,  the process described above,is only one  of a wide range of applications of tho  principles of electric welding. ���������'ThlflApro-  cess, with different fomis of aivimratus,  but operating on tlio same principles, Is  now in, uw in (ill linos pfmotnl mnnu-  fneturo, nnd bids fair to displipjcc entirely  the old methods of- \vcldii-g. 1" V  DISASTERS ON MONT BLANC.  . v.-.-.t ��������� i. -���������'��������� :.-������������������ ".-..- -;y* ",>'-,.   Ly*)- it   .'.  The Worst. Qccurerd In, 1870 anfi Cost  Eleven Lives.  In the long list of "disasters which  darken tho hintory of Mount Blnne the  worst, according to Edward Whympor.  thu foiiinus moiintnin climber, occurred  to a scratch party in 187.0.,,  ��������� Tho ^iniatour alpinists were two Americans, Mr. Rondnll nnd Mr. McBean,' snd  ii Scotch minister, Rev. O. McCorkinihilo,  of <>otirock. Tlioy took with thom as  tfuidoH or nHulHtnutfi no fewer than eight  jiorsinis from Cliiunoui.v, a o.uito suifi-  ciont number. An is usual, thuy panned  the night nt the Inn upon tho rocks  which, ino en I led the (JviukIh Mulots.    ;.,,  On tho noxt day, writes Prof. WJiym.;  per in tho .Strand, a number, of persons.  bi'hiw wiitoluvl tlinir progress, through  tolflnf-opog; Thoy worn H^en-to nrrlvo on  tho Minim ib nml to begin the descent.  H.v Unit time tho woalhor hnd changed.  Tin* wind wns scniictliliig. frightful.  Kvou 12,000 feet litdow It wns neen  wliirliiig the hiiosv nbout so thnt tho  ini'iiilioiM of tlio piiriy wfcro obliged to,  throw thoiiiHidvoH down ;(6 nvoid being  onrrh'd awny by it. 't'liVm tlm Hiunhiit  lu'niiiH' cliiiiilcil uml wns not hi'cii iiguin  Uiv i Ighl iIiivm,  N'(. fiti" rinno hm>V, ntul on Si'jit, 7  fourteen inoii frniii C'lin������noni< ntnrted  nnt trt'':try',,-lo-;'l*iiifn*tte*thirip.1.''��������� Biifl  wont l(oi* en nn- oii iiguin, nnd it wns not  uiilil tho 17th thnt tho fntc of tho psrty  wiin nMci-rtaiiH'd. When th������ r������<������**u������i purty  ������r^   vj������ IVin-y  f������mvl Iff. OoirlftndiiU snd  -;,���������_;; ���������.-.; An, Era oc-.'r?orte:-it-'i'.-.:-";i,sy-.A^.--v'  :������������������' :'-;.; y :x ������������������ "i(By avBanlter.). ;V::'^y-Vv'���������'"  "} With*- the,, exception of ��������� tlie ;iuariner's  compass, of gunpowder, and perhaps of a  few minor discoveries, mankind, unt.U  about the epmmenoeiii^ut of the last  century, had scarcely tycvaiiced in the  application of the* forces of ANature  sitee the days of Seriuacherib, or even  of Cheops, in whose Vera the tremendous  power of the Jeyer. was.vutilized to a far  gi eater extent than, at; the. present time-  ���������'���������; An'd what aV revolution has taken plact  in this direction within almost the lifetime of the oldest df tlie present generation! y Steamships yhow plow .the  main in all directions, almost entirely  taking the place of those, graceful fairies "of the sea, the old East Indiaman  arid the China clipper; railways travelling at: lightning, speed day and night  have, rjeplaggvd. ^h.e^pld^luinberingV,coach;,  riiotors'iire''^  liorse-drawn veiiicies; and perhaps even  these may be partly supplanted by the  aeroplanes -And*- then 'thev photograph,  the cinematograph, and the phonograph,  all inventions of. interest; the telegraph  and telephone, both now essential: to  civilization;-, that mar.yellous  discovery,  wireless      teleg^ifcphy, %o  invaluable: to  ocean-going steamers; |and, thoughVriot;  yet; altogether  perfected, that;), remark^  able iriVentibri���������which Ainight perhaps be  called  the  selenograph���������by means      of  which, yroyiapd    suffiQien-pv  effective  batteries eould be constructed, a parent  in'Eriglarid cbulil'seeV!''t������<5'",'itria'gell'.of'.'iiTs''  son in, say, New Zealand, upon a plaque  in front of him, at the same time,   by  the telephone, if such a distance could  be achieved,* hearing his* actual voice. .,  And then what, advances in,..surgery  and medicine, and, in. the department of  bacteriology, in.    the knowledge''of. the  -cari908 of disease��������� ���������' withj' by the discov-  ������rjr of the X-rnys, the increased facilities  in  locating injuries.      And lastly  what  potentialities and what  surprises  must be  in store for us in connection  .with radium,   if only it can be produced in sufficient quantity. : And,even jf  tho dismal forebodings of .scientists in  predictiiig tho  exhaustion of the    coal  measures arc verified, yet in that event  we could .regard      the     calamity with  equanimity, Ifor.it is computed~*thoujgh  the computation must. be more or less  conjecture���������that' a small piece 'of that  wonderful sub'stanco suspended from the  coiling would heat and light a room for  a period     approaching     two thousand  prophet thnt the close bf this dispensation is to he heralded by "knowledge being increased,, and many running to nnd  fro," is boing rapidly fulfilled. And wlion  nit is accomplished Wii Vill the Arclmri-  grd'H trumpet     sound    ' long and  loud  throughout the enrth. and lie who at  His first coming to this earth to mnkc  atonement for mankind's sins by Himself bearing tho penalties demanded by  Jjnitico,;.will,again descend in nwjof-tlo  and suprcmest glory, attended by nngcl  ���������iin������"ii������,e1Wirigodrby cllbrUbim and seraphim.-  Then will those who have served  and obeyed I-ftm reooivo thoir reward.  ��������� ��������� 4 ,t ������-   1>RRVENTIVE METHODS.  Aftur" a mnn is taken Biolc lio is willing  to spend all he lias, bo it much or little,  for,. the , purposo of, regaining his lotet  health. Too often, however, the samo  man' would begiiulgo a fow dollars for  prevention. ]n liko manner, too, will ho  fail nnd neglcet to do tho things ho  should do in order to preserve his physical health and well being. No doubt ho  bun henrd all about tho vnluo of fresh  nir, plain food, exorcise, mid right living,  but ho pays no heed untilijt Is too Into,  Then, uni;ter the doctor's advice,lJio pro-  coeds to ilo, wlt,h almost .religious qavo,  thb vory things lin ShbSild hnvo done nil  tho tiros. "���������        "'  '������������������  '���������������"''���������        ���������    A  It U; after alt, only ti case nf   not  tiudorHliindlng of properly  npprecliiUng  Um vnlim of. proventlvo inetliniU        *, ������.������������������ ������  Not  if  He   Know   It.  "We'll. have A to   got,  a liptltr, you  Inwiw." f..i'il"\Ii*. I'lH'iiriteh. i  "Wlmt for������" iMkod Mr. I'niMirUfli,  "Widl, to look nflor the wine eollnr."  ���������'Nut iiiiii'h, I'iIhoIIIiiI    I'm enpubln of  looking iiftci- the brtosc vnj",',U."  "A butler londs dignity., to nu owtnb.  "Well, when I get *������n hiifd "|> for .Mrf,  nlty tlint 1 hitvo to borrow It from n  hutler, I'll iiiilt ami uo hack to the rel.iil  ��������� ,   ,,,.  .    ,;     propfivy hiiMi������i������>������������.   You nmnnftc tho lilre.l  two of th*> pnr(<>r������ slwtit 7W> f������et bnlow ��������� glrbt, I'lisellla, nnd I'll attend to inn.  the top, with their heads right wny up,   ning the man pur I ol LhU nl^Witf.'"  tbo motley array aro men.of many races  aud several colors���������veterans and recruits of New York's great army of tho  imeriiployed, which drills nightly at tbe  Mission. Among the f,liners" recently  there was a reporter for the Herald,  dressed to fit the part of half-starved  raw recruit from the west.  Like living exponents of all the sentiments that move tho world���������save one,  and the gieatest, happiness���������these men  stand theie night after night giving  vent to their feelings and confiding  ..in. each other. To an outsider these tattered derelicts of the streets display only  one 'side of their characters���������the forlorn one; To a fellow "liner", many angles are shovvn. With pathos predominating, discontent, despair, deception and  even huinor ara curiously blended. The  men who "work" both bread lines and  sometimes complete four and five pounds  in the second are perhaps'the most conspicuous, >��������� but* not the most numerous  to one .who mixes in>as of-their own  kind. Through nothing but laziness these  men use this' means to au end that  Bpells subsistence without, work.  "REPEATER'S" PoOB START.  Next to one of these the reporter first  fell-into line. The mau had only hurriedly fled from some "dive" in Chinatown, where he spent hia leisure mom-  ents-^-practically all his time. He explained in his own picturesque verna-  jp������lar|;rJhow there- waa a* call .'for the  "bread;liners" in his own particular  habitat at half-pasc twelve o'clock ev-  ery^morning. He ..expressed his regret  that ythe call had been! late on that par-  ticulafvmorning, as a'J:esult of which he  was toward the aftef end of the line.  He embroidered his pique with all the  trimmings of-the profanity of the under-  grooye.fAXiis one solace was^that three  lapsVseeined to be within the ifcnge of  possibility, while-, his. record of five  rounds in one night looked to be far  out of reach on that occasion considering  his poor Btort.  ���������*��������� -The man in ftont was'questioned* about  jobs. Iu kind he was tho mate of the  Chinatown habitue. Being easily drawn  into conversation, he 6xplained that  work and existence in New York were  far A from being essentially ������\ide, partners. He related, as _he thought to a  "green one," that if'ono *were familiar  with the ropes ono need never worry  about being hungry' in Manhattan.  "Kid," ho rambled on, "this is tho  softest town there is, and I'm a hey guy,  on the hobo circuit. Take it from me���������  dig for Manhattan in tho winter. If  yb got a nickel in yer pocket just sleep  in any booze joint along the Bowery.  HOW TO GET JOBS.  In Bpitc of this wizard of tho easy  life's antipathy for work, tho'.t"osti������  mony of other more willing men was  that it was impossible. to secure a job  in New York. At that time the only possible employment for these poor, cold,  half clad: aud quarter fed men ���������was ahoy-  oiling suow. Tho "lincye'*"'- dlmb'st'- to a  man  Bhicd'at thoHo positiouB.  Thb reporter at this point, as ho hod  reached -the" mission- door, propped out  to, look : for. an imaginary ...partner fur-.  tlior, down, the line,, and his oretwhilo  companions jeered at his foolhardiness in  giving up his placo. Tho next man encountered was a pathotio figure, old and  tagged and dcoply in earnest, with a lov-  ol look from out his stool bluo eyes. Ho  was ono of those who mnlco tho lino  worth.whilo in,spito of all tho parasites  who "work" thb charity.  '���������"Boy," lio Bald, in a shaky voice,  "I've carried/.the stick (walked ��������� tho  streets) for.ljwo, months and can't find,  a job. I nnvon't boen in bod for f if toon  nights and only sleep in tho arches of  tlio bridgos and in doorways whon there  isn't a cop nround to toll mo to wove  ou, I tried to shovel snow for cno day,  but when I finished cold and hungry  and tlrod they only told mo to como  around next wobk for my pay and took  my ramo and address, I hadn't the  strength to work to-day, but I'm goin'  baok ngala td-morrow," and tUo old  follow not a^squnrb bristlod *jaw with  jn swap that iBliowod a fragment was loft  Pf a bonton; down fighting spirit.  "'^ho^ieportor'a next sldo companion  wns 'fauiicnUig' still when ho foil in behind, He. wrifi a young fellow with an  undershot chin and a droopy mouth, Ho  wim congratulating himself on his first  position of vantage, which gave him such  a start in thn sccj-id division. In a  minnto he had finished his first InstAl-  merit of supper, nnd with great dojlbera-'  tlqri 'nnd curious pomp Hi V^lgarc/Ho. ���������-.  Taking it ns a whole, there was n likable nldo to this fellow. Ho freely gavo  the newcomor tho benefit of his long experience to l.slp him along, and, hoeom-  Jng roti'liile'tent, ho told a rathor pathotio  tyRtitt.vvxAn.**.. vyy* :. \ yyjyxyyyyA;  "Onee," ho began, "T looked for work  eavtiewtly. 1 liatftd'to stand hbro. t rnvWc  ed the streets, but what wit* the ������*������t  Yer ain't ������H a Jot* here now except  Khovejlin/ snow, und i woui*ln"i< vrofii, #t  that."  dropped out and joined the end of the  procession. His neighbor this trip was  a poor soul on the down slide of life who  vindicated the establishment of a bread  line. A question was put to him about  charitable institutions and the free lodging houses in New Yoik. He was conversant with the topic and fluent in his  talk. His opinion ran something like  this:  of bird it was, but I was determined  to capture it. The wingB beet me "back,  but I kept up the battle until Mr. Cork-  ran arrived and we tied the bird. Even  after pinioning its wings it was hard  to hold it, as itB strength was great.  We finally got a piece of rope and tied  the legs together. Later a coop" was  made arid we placed the bird in it/'  Shorly after the steamer docked at  Light street the swan was sent to tho  office of Assistant General Manager A.  H. Seth, of the- company. The office  force waB attracted'by the big bird, and  when it was measured it was found to  bo 89 inches from tip to tip "of. its wings  and it stood 55 inches high. Mr. Seth  presented tho bird to the zoo at.' Druid  Hill Park.���������From the Baltimora Sun.  o ��������� m     ���������  '   ARTIST'S LUCKY NUMBER.  "Charities ain't much good, boy. I  was on-Ward's Island in the old men's  homo onc't* They gave us nothing to  eat but slop soup on week days and bean  soup on Sundays. Well, there was very  few beans in the soup, is all I got to  say."  NO CHANCE OP WORK.  In conclusion this old veteran���������for he  bore the burden of years���������said witli grave  dignity and a humanitarian spirit, indicative of a willingness to help his fellow:  "Boy, if I were you I'd get out of this  town. There's no work. I've tried every  way. And even if you have to sleep on  the streets keep outen the municipal  lodging house *or ''���������hey treat yer like a  dog there and *von't let yer out till ten  or 'leven o'clock in the mor*>in', so yer  can't look for a job."  From the different men ^ conflicting  opinions were gathered. Thec"majoVity  in this groa* twisting snake which nightly seems to wrap itsetf y round the vitals  of the city appeared to want to work  and **fco really be hungry, and yet not a  few���������in fact, far too manjr���������use it as a  means of easy subsistence. Therr _ was  one young fellow who spoke seven languages and for twd months he had  searched for work in vain. Two sider  were always in evidence to the bread  line.  James Paradise was the next "liner"  interviewed. He was a versatile gentleman, having been a cow puncher on the  O G X'X "ranch in Texas, a, performer in  Young Buffalo Bill's showsVJan elevator  boy and a~" dishwasher. Ybtj with' tlSs  wealth of experience as a foundation Jim  and his accomplishments could not seem  to fit into the cramped dimensions of  any job New York had to offer. He related in his own way a strange experi-'  ence in his quest for any sort of .work���������  a sort of Wild West clipping inoculated  n a Brooklyn vacant lot.  "The otber day I. was strollin' along,  near1 the edge of Brooklyn," he began. "I  sees a loose cow. I says to a feller chas-  in' her, 'Get me a rope and fer a dollar  I'll snare her for you right pert.' He  said he'd give up fifty cents. So I hurry  up and ropes the Jersey. I takes a half  turn nround a telegraph pole. Down  goe^ that cow on the asphalt'arid breaks  her fool legl Do I get my fifty No, sir.  The feller calls for a cop. -If one had  beeii-handy before I could make a get-  a\ya v I'd have been pinched." .  After the men had been fed, services  were held in the mission. About 1,500  were crowded into the limited space. 'jHie  exercises wero opened by the singing of  'Nearer, My God, to Thee." As the singing began, there were cries from the  rank and file; '���������*  "Douse de sky piece," and overy hat in  tho room came off, as those .broken down,  weary mon stood bareheaded in tho Bowery Mission at 2 o'clock in the morning.  ' When the meeting was over those men,  slipped'like shadows out again onto the  elioorless Bowery, in the onrly mnrhlng.V  Aa tlioy lijid eqmo to this nightly rehdez-.  vous',' they ioft it, some hurrying, somo.  llmpipg, and some of tho sick ones, staggering. In droves' from all directions  tljese mon hurry nightly nis fast as physical Inabilities will permit to tho bread  line���������many for their onlv nionl of the  day, It is a sad sighi to nee thom oom-  ing, but then,there, Is rt'purpqab in tlioir  actions; ������������������ Itis a paWidtlc sighf to soo  them tnidgmg aimlessly away Into the  eity of plonl,y���������in most cases homeless  and bodies-).  -......'' ���������*��������� >������ ���������-  BATTIUE WITH  WILD SWAN.  Also      a    Lucky     Interview    Which  Brought Orders by the Dozen..  ' Alma-Tadema confesses to a superstition concerningrthe ^ number; uVseven-  tcen. "My wife was 17 when I first met  her," he says in"1 the, Strand,fi '.'and the  number of the house [to which I took her  when we wore married was 17.'-* My present houso did bear the same number,  and the first spade was put to the work  of building it on August 17/ This was  in 1883.       i .:���������;.,*"  "I had then been in^pqssession of the  place for three years,'dunng that timo  designing ami making plans and sketches-  for'the house. On Nov:" 17, 1886, w*-  took up our residence -here."   .  ���������  The artist says that _in 1864 he received a visit from the English picture  dealer Gambart���������il principe Gambarti, as  they used to call him in, Italy. 'He was.  the leading picture dealer of his day and  was held in great respect by artists.  "I remember him on that first "visit  to me," the artist gees on, "standing-  before my easel, on which I had posed!  my 'Coming Out of Church,' and saying:  'Did you paint that picture for the Van-  derdonkts?'  "I assured him of the fact. He asked*  me if they had seen it, and what was  the price. I told'him* that they had not  seen it as yet.  " 'Well, then,' said Gambart,* Til take  it; and let me have a couple of dozen of  that kind at progressive prices each half  dozen.' It was really as if he had been  buying bales of cotton.  "Four years did it take me to carry  out Gambart's first commission, and the  day arrived when Gambart again,paid  mc1 a visit. '       s   .'  '"I want you,' he said,1'to paint me  another four dozen pictures on the same-  condition of rising value.*  "I consented, and I did my best not to-  disappoint him. ' "f lie*. Vintage' was  painted as one. of them, andV-when the-  dealer saw it. perceiving that it was a  far more important canvas rthan^any of  its predecessors���������a work, too, -that had."  cost me far more,,time and labor���������he at  once insisted upon paying for it ' the  figure-which was.tto,bave^bega^iven for  the last half dozen."   , ���������������������   Great Fowl Struck Ship's Cabin and,  ..Gave f wo-Sailors Hard Fight.  WHiio comiritf up tho bay to Bnltl-  inoi'b Friday night tlio steanior Avalon  ran into a flook of wild swans off Thomas Point and a swan was captured by  tho lookout, W. T, Whltely, who was on  the forward dock, aftor a thrilling experience,  Tho steamer was running at a livoly  clip wlion Whltely hoard a fluttering  and a few minutes later saw W flock bf  swans directly in front of the boat. Thoy  circled around a few times, then lit in  tho water on tho-port side. Ho notified  First Officer Corkan, who turned on  the FMvre.bHtfht.. That seemed to frighten thom and they all arose from tho  wator. Thcru appeared to bo about 100,  and all flew over tho pilothouse, oxcopt  one which struck tlio port side of tho  steamer with a crash. A passenger in  stateroom id, which was damaged,  thought there had been n collision, nnd  Hfofc out of bod.        y  "When I saw tlio swan- striko tho  boat I rushed up to it, expecting to pick  It up with ence," wild Wbitoly, epeftk-  lug ofj.his oxporlouco. " To -n>y surprlso  the Hblnff turned "on nib and >������vb too  wuvcral blown with its wing* which newly knocked mo dowu. Then I tfrsbbod at  it again, only to ba pocked with its big  "At first 1 did not know whit kind  Simply Great.  Nik���������Do you'believe in 'vaccination-,  every seven years?,, v  Dix���������Rather'! The'* operation keeps-  tho girls from playing the -piano for  nearly a week.   ,���������������������������������.   ���������   .*..  White  Flowers   t^ay to  Dye."  "Every  once iu a while some   florist  put some odd colored blossoms  in his  window as an extra attraction to' the  display,"   said a clubman.   "I just noticed one down street.   It consisted of a,  bur.ch   of  impossibly green  carnations.  Now anybody who" wants to have nny  of these:, freakVflowers ��������� can get thom by   :  .buying some kind  of aniline ink,'any  'fbldr desired. : Carnations .arc the bas^-  :  est to color, whttooricB, of, course.'Put"  , tlioir, stems in a glass  filled with"' ink.  Their  stems are soft, nritiA in a short,  while  tlio larger veins 'of their, petals,  lire "filled with the ink*   Don't lot them  absorb too much color, they are prettier- A  with just so niuch, Then, remove thom A'-':  and put them in a vnso of salt water.  Lilies of the valley lend themselves to-  this scheme also;      in fact, airy white,X:  soft stemmed flower may  bo   used,"���������  Philadelphia Record. &���������*- A  ������������*"���������"*-������' !*#    <    O"     i IMIIHll-HH'I'IM   "  Transmitting Photogriphs. ,  A now method of \ transmitting p|*oto������-  graphs to adltttniico lias rocotttJy.ibeent,.'  deviBcd.   A' geltitlnb'negative Is lifleil, iny  which tho nlctnro Is-fovmod in, relief, A  stylo travels over tlio uneven surface of*  the negative und oporatos a rheostat in  the main lino.   At tlio receiving smtion  a luminous ray plays ovor a sensitized  plate, and the Intensity of its light is  varied by tbe rheostat.   Tho reliefs and  hollows of tho original aro thus reproduced in light and shadow on the', sen*  bUIboiI medlunb ami' form tho picture.  This method  of  transmitting pictures,  wan recently triod with pieces'* 6'h the-7  lino between Paris and Lyons.      v       ,  mmmm ������, ������ ������ T  A*.  ...:  -���������'-. ,    That's Good,   -     .),-,  '  "My husband has always been bide to.  encourage tbow who work for bird," re-.  marked Mrs. Piko to lior sinter. \v  "Vou mean ho Ih always ready to give  pralso where praise is duo?"        y  ."Yes, 1ndiw>d, When o>le of hljti inoni  does good ^ork ho Is milck to ������% so."  Night after night, after lie luu* bebn Into  at tlio-orJIoo, I hoar him murmurliig in.  his sleeps 'That's Rood! That's (gboill*  And ho always roluotantly jCoufwaBeni tlmt  lie was drctimlng about the goodfl'worlc  the men ww tJolttg fit'l.be onlwtl" Oh,  .Ifin, so jltt.d.,,t*r'X������uok> .,.,.   ���������.., 'A . V  Ths l^srsptsl P#sslml*t.  ���������'Paps., wOuii does 'How.' bolsro  msm-s mm* nwxtnt"  wy^ mm.'* ,, ,. ^yy,; ^ \ m"\w*\  I.(,������* m:  , i mm \mmJ  \i\rti>hii't>it"if niitnmntwKfw >&5  THE    CRESTON,    B.  C,    REVIEW.  Was Bothered With Worms  Harry Lauder revels in a Scotch  story he picked up in America about  a temperance lecturer who used fpr  illustration a glass of water, a glass  of whisky, and a box of live worms.  He would drop a worm into the water  and show how it wriggled. Then,  dropping it into th'e whisky, he would  exclaim:  "There! One convulsive shudder  and it is all over." .5  "Haud on, there, maister! Are you  sure 'tis the liquor killed the puir  worm?" a voice in the audience  asked.  "Quite sure, my friend," replied  the lecturer.   "No doubt whatever."  "A weel, then, just pass over tbe  whusky; I'm bothered wi' worms."  Svsifal s  WWVKS  He was impressed  .    "Does not the  iGeality  of  the in-  .finite impress you, Paul?"  "Ves,   dear.    Are  you  sure   you're  not burning the beans?"  * '     I    i ' ' j r ,,  IMfah's   &atofcjTjr steps coughs, oorea colds, heals  til*   tJiSTQSt SSd   i������������������3.   ...    25 "���������������"������*-  The Voluble One���������"I can always re-  r member striking faces.",  Pat���������"Begorra, ye'll-never wake to  recollection av ye poke naoine." ���������  Warts are disfigurements that disappear when treated with Holloway's  Corn Cure. /  *'Th* man  with cold feet gin'rally  gits th' cold shoulder."-  Is it the fickleness of women  that  makes,them interesting?  Further Off the Better  Williams���������I think Miss de Biarik Js  very rude. ��������� "' ���������        >    ^  Jones���������Why do you think thatS  Williams���������I met her out ,walking  to-day and asked her if I might, see  her home. She said yes, I could see it  from the top of the high school building, and that it wasn't necessary to  go any farther.  An Englishman went to New York  and put up a sign "Established 1804,"  rather priding himself upon "the antiquity* of his establishment. The  next day his Yankee rival across the  street burlesqued his sign this way:  "Established yesterday. No old goods  on hand."  Jones had lately taken to lecturing  on the teetotal platform. "So you  want to marry my daughter, sir!  What are your principles? Are you  temperate?" he asked of a candidate  for the position of son-in-law. "Temperate!" was the reply. "Why, I am  so strict that it gives me pain even to  find my boots tieht."  ��������� A Cure for Fever and Ague.���������Disturbance of the stomach and liver always precede attacks of fever and  ague, snowing derangement of the digestive organs and deterioration in  . the quality of the blood. In these ailments Parmelee's Vegetable Pills  have been found most effective, abating the fever and subduing the ague  in a few days. There are many who  are subject to these- distressing disturbances and to these there is no better preparation procurable as a means  of relief.  Minard's   Liniment  Cures   Distemper.  The pessimist 'mid harsh complaint  '   In scepticism lingers;  He' ne'er  believes    the    sign    "Wet  paint,"  But tries it with his fingers.  rr  HEADACHE   WAFERS  !/I atop that splitting JfeadaoAs uuiok *nS bum.   Will not jjYara b$mrt or owrous ucttm.  , ^ ..       SSvmattaboatstmltdruotittj .   ,  jtattoivai. imtrq o. chemicjo. co. of caj������Ax������a; i*mitbi> w  ]  "Yes, Miss Smith, if I live to 100 I  shall never forget the day of my dear  wife's death. It was in *95���������ar '97���������  or at any rate, before the exhibition."  ShihhfoGure  qnlekly steps oocsbs, cores oqldw, heals  tke throat and  tans*. ���������   -   -  8S  A 50-cent bottle Of  's Esnulsis."  given in half-teaspoon  doses four times a day,  mixed in its bottle, will  last a year-old baby nearly a month, and four bottles over three months,  and wili make the baby-  strong and well and will  lay the foundation for a  healthy,   robust   boy  or  FOB. SALS BY AM, PRUGGIST3  '        A Fall Upwards  A story is told of a certain nobleman in Europe who had an eccentric  'humor, and also had sufficient money  Ito indulge it. He had a villa that  J was his particular joy, and ono evening, when he was entertaining a party  of friends there, a young man indulged too freely. When the unfortunate  fell asleep in the billiard room, two  smiling attendants appeared and carried him to bed. The next morning  the other guests were awakened by  the host in person, and conducted to  a peephole through which they sow  the young man lying asleep on a  white plastered floor. The ceiling was  carpeted and the various articles of  bedroom furniture were securely fastened to it and hanging downward.  The young man awoke and with a cry  of terror grasped a chandelier that  came up through the plastered floor.  "They all do it," cried the host, with  a laugh, "every man of them grabs  that chandelier lest he should fall up  to the ceiling."���������Argonaut.  The Cook���������Sure, an' ye don't mane  to tell me ye think it's bad luck to  break' a mirror?  The New Maid (earnestly)���������Ay  don't tank it���������Ay know it!  The Cook���������Glory be! An' how do  ye know it?  The Maid���������Every time I break one  I lose my job.  Xy  ,i\  *  "tU  ,iv  I      ..  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V  Will you ask for your copy of the book which, we  have prepared for you���������"tVhot the Farmer Can Do  With Concrete"?'...it's free���������and, take our word for  It, you'll find it one of the most interesting pieces of such literature you ever  read. And profitable, too���������because it  will save you money.  Canada Cement Co.B  Llnttfsd  ������**O0 :f4������-l������������*l II���������k UslMlat, MONVttttAiT,  Send 10c, name of paper and this ad. for  our beautiful Savings Bank aud Child's Sketch-  Book. Bach basic coataics aGood X,ac2:  -penny.  SCOTT & BOWNE  426 Welliiurtoa btaraet. W������l       Toronto. Out.  AMOT*"  KHARTOUM TRANSFORMED.  Kitchener Tells of   Labor of   Reconstructing Soudanese Metropolis.  Lord Kitchener presided at a recent  sitting of the Town-Planning Conference in London, when a paper was  read describing the splendid city  which, since the Khalifa's power was  smashed, has- -been raised da the  ruins of old Khartoum, and also the  work of reconstructing Omdunnan on  modern lines. The paper, written by  Mr. W. H. McLean (municipal engineer, Khartoum), was read in his absence, pointed out that the successful  Omdurman scheme waa in essence  that provided for England by Mr.  John Burns.  Lord Kitchener said he well remembered the difficulty df the problem how best to evolve, out of the  ruins left by the Dervishes, a practical reconstruction of Khartoum on  sanitary lines. First, careful consideration had to be given to the susceptibilities of a .naturally uneducated  forpign population, to whose conservative mindr, most modern regulations were repugnant. No trouble of  that kind had, however, arisen, and  the natives had agreed to the propositions* and there was no doubt  that the reasonable regulations enforced meant5-increased length of life  and increased prosperity. Those who  knew, Khartoum in the old days  would-recognize that a revolution had  been effected.  The old Khartoum was an African*  ppsthouse in which every tropical  disease1 thrived and ran rampant.  Last year there were only eleven  cases of malaria \in a population of  50,000. He did not think such results  had been achieved in any other British dependency, and they were a  proof of the thorough efficiency of the  country.  Mr. McLean's paper mentioned that-  in 1899, the year after the culmination of the Nile campaign, the revenue for the whole of the Soudan  was estimated at only $40,000, which  showed a state of destitution for a  country nearly as large as Europe.  When this was compared with the ������  present revenue of over $5(000,000, I  the progress made was apparent.  Municipal steam tramways were running in Khar,toum from the central  to outside districts. It was anticipated that the city would ultimately  extend to the west and tp the south,  and, as this was Government land,  it seemed assured that the extensions  would be made in accordance with  the existing system of planning. A  suburb might also be built at Burri  to the east of the waterworks.  Stick To Iti  Henry Ide, appointed the governor-  general of the Philippine Islands by  President Roosevelt, has what he calls  a one-rule course of conduct for a  successful life.    It reads like this:  "If you make a good resolution���������  stick to jt.  "If you have a good thought���������stick  to it.  "If you have a worthy friendship���������i  stick to it. J  "If you have an ambition���������stick to  it.  "If you have a hard task���������stick  to it.  "If you have a good book���������stick to  it.'  "If^you want more friends���������stick to  it.  "If you have anything to do���������stick  to it."  Which, when they are all summed,  get into the one small sentence:  "Stick to it."  Cold-Sores  Are your hands chapped, cracked  or sore? Have you "cold cracks"  which open and bleed when the skin  is drawn tight? Have you a cold  sore, frost bite, chilblains, or a "raw"  place, which at times makes it agony  for you to go about your household  duties ? If so, Zam-Buk will give you  relief, and will heal the frost-damaged  skin. Anoint the sore places at night,  Zam-Buk's rich healing essences will  sink into the -wounds, end the smarting, and will .heal quickly.  Mrs. Yellen, of Portland, says : "My  hands wer������ ������o Bore and cracked that it  was isgony to put them near water.  When I did so'they would smart and  barn as if I had scalded them., 1 seemed  guiie unable to get relief from anything  X pat on them until I tried Zam-Buk,  ana it succeeded when all else had  failed.' It closed ths big cracks, gave  nis ease, soothed tho inflammation, and  in e, very short time healed my hands."  Zsm-Buk alto cure*,chafing, rtuhtt, winter  eczema, pittt, uictrs, filtering gore; tors head*  and back*, abMcetstt, yimpltt, ring-worm, etc,  out*, burnt, bruite*, ictUdg, tpraint. OJ all  druggUU and ttortt, cr pout fru /rom the Zwu*.  Buk Co., Toronto.   Price 60c a box.  "Kind sir,*' said the weary wayfarer, '"I have lost nearly everything  ���������money, friends, self-respect. There;  is but one thing that has not deserted  me." "Poor man!" said the sympathetic listener, "here is a tanner.  And that one thing is?"   "My thirst,  replied the  weary  traveller  moved quickly away.  as    he  BAD BLOOD ���������  is the direct and inevitable result  of irregular or constipated bowels  and clogged-up kidneys and skin.*  The undigested food and other  waste matter which is allowed to  accumulate poisons the blood and  the whole system. Dr. Morse's  Indian Root Pills act directly^ on  the bowels, regulating them���������on  the kidneys, giving them ease and  strength to properly filter the  blood���������and on the skin, opening  up the pores. For pure blood and  good health take  DE. MORSE'S  INDIAN  nA/un  AVWi.  PILLS  EVERYTHING IN KNITTED GOODS  Coat Sweaters, Underwear, Scarfs,  etc., for Men, Women, and Children,  from 50c. to $10.00. Highest grade  goods at less than Wholesale Prices.  Mail Order Only, no travellers employed. Send cash with .order, goods  mailed same day. Money refunded  if not satisfied. Catalogue No. 4 now  ready. /  STANDARD MAIL ORDER CO., ���������  62 Bay Street, Toronto.  LAMENESS from a._Bena _  Bene, Splint. Curb. Side Bone or  Ur trouble can b������ ���������topped with  mam  a lmt������  ORBI.NE,  REST AMD HEALTH TO MOTHER AND CHILD.  Mas. Winei-ow's Sootbinq SvfcUF baa been ,  used for over SIXTY YBA.RS by MILLIONS of  MOTHERS for their CHILDREN WHJXB  TiiKTpiNG, with PEKjVKCT 6tTCC8Sb. It ,  SOOTHES the CHILD.'SOFTEN8 the <JX7MS  ALLAYS all PAIN. CDHB8 WINS COLIC and.  Ib the beat remedy for DIARSHCEA. It Is ao-  soVitcly harmless. Be sure and ask for "Mra  ���������Winslow's Soothing Syrup," and take no other  kind.   Twenty-five cents ��������� bottle. .   ,  Pall directions to* pamphlet "With aaeh  - bottle, fi2.es s. buttle at dealers or delivered.  . Horse Book 9 D free. ^  AiiMUUttlMIS^aB., for mankind, ������  ��������� bottle, rcma-MB Painful Swellings, JEa-  -*mr  larseduianda. tioitre. Wens. Braises, vats  Ooao Veins. VarteosttUt; Old Sores, Allays Pain..  w*. F. Y0UNS. P. 0. F.,. 137 Temni* St. 86fi������ef*sW, Mass.  THE NATIONAL OHIO A fllMICAI. CO. Wlaalpr^ * ������j|r  ������������������171 ud UKKOUiaOM BE08. tthfU** Voaa������������������Mh  Tried Himself,  recently   had   tho  DR. WINTERS  Cures all chronic diseases'. Write'  him.   His valuable   advice   will  cost you nothing.  BOX 215.      NEW YORK CITY.  Orillla recently had tho unusual  spectacle of a magistrate trying a cape  against himself. Moreover, after hearing the evidence, tho polio������ magistrate dismissed tho charge. ���������','  ' When court opened on Friday morn-;  Ing; tho first case called was that  against "Georgo H. Clark, for allowing his dog to be at liborty without  a muzzle." The charge was laid by  Constable Goorgo Keovo, who was act*  ing as day constable in tho absence  of Chief Roid, on his holidays. VTho  polifc'o magistrate, who, evidently hail  an easy conscience, pleaded not guilty. Throo witneaBOB, Messrs, J. D.  Knox, A. Clark and 0. E. Howott,  Were balled by Oonstablo Rcovo in  support of his chargo, but al) throe  disavowed any knowlcdgo as to whothor or not Mr, Clarke's dog had  ���������boon wearing a nmw,l������ on tho dny  mentioned in tho charge His Worship thereupon dismissed tho cnao.ro.  marking that he hod dono hiB boot to  comply with tho rogulationo ao to mnz.  zling, and if hia dog had over trot  abroad unmuxsslod, it was through ac*  oidont. Mossrs. Knox and Howott jo*  cularly aakod "What about witnosB  ���������'���������fee's/' but tho pollco magistrate retort*  od that he certainly wan not going  to pay thom. And bo ended a cobo  uniquo in tho annala of Orillia court  records...  rtfujosty of the Law.  The Bruce police foroe is a *"mor<w>r.  loan" proposition. One Thursday  morning recently we hadn't any, at  noon'wo had three, -and at night, whon  tho poor drunk wan to get his supper,,  tho three stalwarts marched up to the .  Jail with a dinner oan full ol dainties j  or the prisoner. Tho namo act was  repeated the noxt morning at break*  (fast time and again at 10 a.m., when  tthe pri������OT^r.wnK hwm-jht forth'ft hU  fate, Oh, thoso noble, fonrless three,  land a poor, helpless, repentant drunk.  ���������iUSoma Advocate.  Hoss has been forced to make nn  Impression upon hard steel by ex.  plo&njt 0 tlynamita o������nridge upon tl.  Beautiful Presents  Exclusive and handsome de*  signs In silverware make  worthy and lasting presents.  Tne renowned frade mark'  HW7 ROGERS BROS.  on spoons, forks, knives, or  fancy senlng pieces guarantees tht best silver plate.  "SilPir Plate that Wears"  . Bttt Ha till, <f/ifte>. walteri,  ���������fc.. pr������ sr������Mped  MERIDEN  B Pi ITS CO.  SOLD������Y,tSAt>IXat>IUI.*Bt  mwmmmmmmmmmmm  IISSIIISSSSI  EXCURSIONS  EASTERN CANADA  Daily during December.      3 months  limit.   Stop over privileges,  , via  ST.  PAUL OR  DULUTH, CHICAGO  and '  The Doable Track  Route,  Reduced Pares for  Steamship  Passengers.  November 11th, tu December 31st.  Five months limit. Write for full  particulars and descriptive pamphlet.  ^''vV'vvV a. :E;;bUFF,,AV;VV.;'i  General Agent. Passenger 'Dept.  ,  Representative for all Steamship Linen  ���������Viand Cook's Tours.  260 Portage Ave. -'        Winnipeg.  cr.'-rrTfii-g Ti'l'v'i'i'AX'X'iiAi rVli.iiii:l;i;g\Vag������.!i;?',:i?ia  Collar Bag, $1.00  j^HIS CoiMsr Bo< would raske u  X^J mote practical and attractive  Clirlstmat Gift for any man. <������ It  f������ mad* of fin������ brown morneeo  leather, lined with silk, has leather  draw strings snd Uiiels, and holds  12 collars.  GyiTALdGUB H        y  will be tent free upon request. It  contains 132 pages of Illustrations  of Jewelry, Silverware, etc., reproduced in colors.  RYME BROS. L!M!T$)  Diamond MjHrdhants. ilawalsrs  w������d ftlbursmlUis  I34.l3l.13t Y0M08J7.  T0HONTO  3a*. nviiiK,  iJro������ldont.  If Aimv Ttvwiw,  Hoa.'Tr������a*)  Canadian Pacific  ANNUAL  EASTERN   CANADA  Uow Round Trip Rates to  ONTARIO, QUEBEC AND  MARITIME PROVINCES  Tickets on nrilft Dec. 1 to Dec. 31. in*  elusive, good to return within three  months,  Tickets issued in connection with  Atlantic Steamship will ho on nolo  from Nov. 11,   and   limited   to   Ave  months from date of issue  Finest     equipment.    Standard    flret  Olnss and Tourist Sleeping Oars and  Dining Oars on nil Through Trains.  Compartment - Tjibrory - Observation  Cur on "Imperial Limited."  3-THROUGH EXPRESS TRAINS OAILY-3  THE "TORONTO EXPRESS"  leaves Winnipeg daily at 23.10k, making connections   nt   Toronto   for   all  points East and Wist thoreof,  Tho "Imperial Llmlud" leaves Winni  nog dally at 8.86k, nnd the "Atlantic  Ewpreaa'' nf. 10 Mk daily, milking con*  mictions  at Montreal  for  all points  East thereof.  Apply  at the nenrent O.P.R.   Agont  for full Information  Kirmx'ST s gmg-CTWarif **? ff.'fl'������,,|lw.fflm?i!r.������^ffWfHl^"������. ���������  si. v., .tin.  mmiumM  |||1L..^U.,U|..,.IIMU. zf^^y^^w^A^xmmm^^Am'-  I        A       ���������"  ^:?K������yyV;i'?-y.'- ���������:��������� ������������������-yy-yy. ;��������� 'yy ryx-xy yX-y;y ��������� ������������������:���������  U'jl  IX,'  \h  THE CRESTON KEVItfW  PROFESSIONAL  JAS. H.-SCHOFIELD  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance  iS.'^^Sb/^A^/JS^&r^i' /KV^3^!Vi������.'^<J^ <1*v^3^V*&/^k^k ^V^V^^b^^^ ^b^V^/^>^by^fc'',iy<&  REAL ESTATE, Etc.  TRAIL  B.C.  CHAS. MOORE, C.E.  B.C. Land Surveyor and Akc)HIteci  Plnus and Specifications  CRESTON  -       -       - B.C.  J.   D. ANDERSON  British   Columbia.   Land   Surveyor  We have $200,000 for investment in the  Creston District which we will loan in sums  of from $500 to #10,000 on improved or uu-  improyed fruit lands, also cm unpioved and  tmimpLoved town prcn^Hy.  If you want capital to impn ve  and see us for <;. \>  Dili     JK3.UV.I,  <-ati  The REVIEW has the best Staff, best Plant and best Stock  I   ..    1    In i&is Corner of the World to execute Orders for  V  ' ���������i  y   y^~v  Y K IN  *^^-rffth- ^!0k. r^"*. *������&*- "*^ .**>!������.--i*^-^i^=y  TRAIL  B.C.  nxrtfTT  x-/,  YOUNG & CO,  Real Estate and Insurance.  HOUSES TO RENT  CRESTON     -  B.C.  Why pay rent when you cui bonow money  through us to build your own home with.  Should you want to improve your business  property,'- call and vsee us regarding terms on  a loan.  ���������'We have the money to invest. ,  Johnson & Scruton  Wilson Ave.      p. o. Bos 3s.  plume No."73      Creston, B. C������   |  ���������e ��������� <e  6^ta.,^*^^^^%' "Vtt/vv^^sjy^ .^tva.-fc^."'^ 4fe^v'w'e> >^^/,<sv*v,sv<s>^-^  MISS L. M. SCOTT  Trained Nurse, of Rathwell Hospital.  Manitoba. Ready for engagements of  any kind    Maternity a specialty.  Apply Miss L. AM. Scott, general delivery, Moyie, B. O.  GUY   LOWENBERG  Consulting Engineer  \ RESTON  B.C.  reston htumher  ^atmfaciuring Co. Ltd.  R. GOWLAND SCRUTON  A.L.A.A.  (Diploma London Assn. Accountants)  Auditor ani> Accountant  Balance sheets prepared and verified  .Books balanced, opened and closed  Partnerships and company auditing  CRESTON       -       -      B.C  Complete  ROUGH  DRESSED  Stock   of  and  LUMBER  v.>u*um.\iMM.MMMawxn!uaaa  Frait Lectures  at Creston  Tlio pnij?rain  of  the fruit  growers'  short ooiiiHos to bo heldiu the Kootenay,  Boundary District under the auspices 01  tho Provincial Department of Agricul  tnro is just at baud, nnd sbowos that oz  February  13 ond 14 inst. nioetings wil  bo held ut CreHton ou tho subjects hen  matter spooitlcd ami tho various speuk  ers mentioned will deliver addresses:  CRESTON  February l!J���������Aftonoon  2:00 p. m.���������TypcH   of Soils in their  rolation to practical fruit grow-  iuf? B. Kg;  3:!30   p. m.���������Selection  of Nursery  Stook.     Orchard    Plans    and  Phustias M.   S. Middlotoi  Evening  7 :30 p. m ���������Ojchard Pests and their  control  B. Hoj  8:30 p.  in.���������Sprays   and  Sprnying   J. F.   Carpanter  February 14���������Afternoon  2 .00 p.   in.���������Fertility,   Cultivation  and Control of   Soil   Moisture   B. Hoj  3:80 p. ni.���������Xnter-oropsand Cropping   ,T. F. Carpenter  Evening  7:00 p. in.���������Physiology of Plants in  relation to practical fruit growing J. F. Carpenter  S:dO p ni.���������Pruning: Summer and  Wiuter(IUnstrated).M. S Middleton  Every  fruit   grower  in   this  valley  should attend these lectures.  *������  RECENTLY  OPENED  The Cheap   Cash  ���������   * -  Flour and Feed Store  Our Stock is New and Fresh  uur Flour and Feed is the BEST.  Also Graham Flour, Oat Meal, Etc.  CALL AND SEE FOR  YOURSELF  T. D.  ricPeak Block  unce  PROPRIETOR  Sirdar Avenue  CRESTON REALTY  and INSURANCE CO.  Frnit Lands, Town Property and Insnr  ance  '^Prompt cflttention Satisfaction Guaranteed  Let us Figure ������o)ith youon that Building  ���������m .  Y.U.-.'JSUX 24  K^JXJZ^JL CUV,  CRESTON  B.C.  | With a Local Flavor f  X ���������  * ���������*������������������*������>������������������ *������>������������������***��������� ���������<&������>*���������**<���������> ������*  The W. O. T. U. will meet at the  homo of Mrs. Ed. F. Johnson on Wednesday, February 8, at 3:80 p. m. A  good attendance of the members of this  organization is requested.  A suite of four  rent. Apply nt  Honso.  comfortable rooms to  the   Creston Clothing  Born���������At Oreston on Suuday, January 29, to the wife of R. L. Ohambere,  a daughtor.  For tho Hens.���������-Oyster shell, ground  bone, beof scraps, coarse bone, and first-  class'whoat, at the Creston Mercantile  Oompany.  O. P. Wisler returned from Cranbrook  on Wednesday. Ho says that there are  any number of idle men looking for  work iu the railroad town.  Floor Oilcloth,  -CCS.  85 cents square   fard  If tho readers ot tbo Review who  have books, magazines and papers which  thoy have read ond wish to pass along  will loavo them at the drug store thoy  will bo sont out to the difforont lumber  camps. The drug store sends out whnt  fow they have loft over, but it dooa not  begin to meet tho demands.  Which might have beon a sad ocenr-  anco wan narrowly averted dav before  tomorrw whon a pedeetraiu of ancient  times *aa standing on tho G. N. Ry.  track rending Wislor'H ad in tho Review  whon fi north bound train crept slowly  ou its way*. However ho wiih run down  and Buntninod no injuricB whatever, but  it waa noticed that his suit was budly  dolapltnted. Ho in now on hi������ way to  bay a new spring so it at "The OroHton  Clothing Houjio."  - Wislor's Copyright 1012.  That tho Review Ih regarded as n  good advertising medium can ho readily  Been by n peniH'tl of onr ndvortiHin^  column-- which nro woll patronized hy  ontflido odvortUorH.  Mould nt nil honrs at tlio Wigwam  Cnfo on Fourth Ht., n nhort diHtnuci-  from Sum Hatfield'*- pool room.  Tho now drcuHmnker, Mm. IJoleni.  Garrett, hoped hy strict iittonllon  to banlneus and lticMlei ato price* to en-  Joy tho favor of tho l������ull������������ of Oruuton,  The Sacremenfc of the Lord's Supper  will bs administered at the evening service afc the Methodist church nest; Sunday evening.  Do not forget that Mrs. Helene Garrett will make children's dresses as well  as ladies'suits and dresses.  'Twas Wislers ad in the Review,  That brought- me there, eame as you.  His is the best of workmanship,  And he can repair any kind of a rip.  ���������Longwortb.  Not n vacant house can be obtained in  Oreston this winter every available  dwelling both groat and small being occupied.  Have vou tried the " Rising Sun"  flour at the Cheap Cash Store. Bunco  & Ingham. '  A phone has been installed at tbe  Creston Clothing House. Tho number  is 84.  Aro you aware that Mrs. Helena  Garrett, late forelady of one of tbo  largo London h rases, has opened a  dt-ORsmaking business opposite the  Methodist chnroh on Victoria Avenua.  On Tuesday ovoning, tho 7th inst, the  Rov. R. Hughes of Cranbrook will give  aleoture , illustrated with slides on "A  Trip Through tho British Isles." There  will be no admission fee, but n collection will be taken up.    -  Port Hilt Notes  The town h  the past few days owinir to the fact that  so many of the citizens have been sub-  poened to attend as witnesses on the  trial at Sand Point whicn involves the  right of the possession of Miss Alice  Hewitt the IE year old daughter of Geo.  S. Hewitt. As was reported in last  week's Review, the father and sister of  this girl both want to keep her, and the  father has taken proceedings in the  Fedora; Court to regain possession of  hiB daughter; ''  Many of the Port Hillites who have  heen victims of LaGrippe the past few  weeks are now able to be about again.  Standard Size  for Fruit Boxes  The British Coluinbia Fruit Growers'  Association, at their anuual convention  in Victoria, approved of the following  sizes for frnit boxes:  Apple boxes, 20 by 11 by 11 inches;  pear boxes, 1SJ������ "by* 11 by 8^ inches:  plum boxes, four basket crcte, 15% by  15^4 by 4J������ inches; crab apple boxes,  same as pear boxes.  These recommendations will be forwarded to the Dominion Fruit Growers*  Association which meets at Ottawa nexfc  December, with a request that they be  approved and sent to .the Dominion  Minister of Agriculture with a suggestion that they be legalized. There is  now no legalized standard size for frnit  boxes in Canada except apple box^s for  exoort.  A Word for Oursetbes*  *o  It costs $2.00 a Year  For' the   REVIEW  \tm m  1  "V >vr  II  Linoleum,  square yard.-  12 feet  -CCS.  wide, ������2J<j   contfl  Tliero aro gufflciont ox residents of  South Africa, nnd votoranfl of tho Boer  war, nround <"iroston, to form a "Southern Gross" Olub.  Mrs. Gensmer paid a  on Monday, roturning  ThurKrtiir.  visit, to Moyio  to  Cvostou on  The Liberal Government of Britinn,  intend to waste no tiuie in getting down  to business and have tabled a series of  measures of suoh a sweeping nature, ns  will make the hair stand straight up on  the respectable heads of tho conservative  old type of Britisher.  Among these are ������'Home rule for  Ireland", ''Welsh disestablishment,''  ' Abolition of tho Lords Veto," "Compulsory insurance against sii knees and  invalidity,'' "Abolition of plural votes,"  aud "Tho now budget." That is a tall  order, ovon for Lloyd Goorgo and his  pal's, and thoy will have thoir work out  out if thoy intend to rush thoso bills  through the houso thia ootonation year.  PIANO.���������Now nt railway station nonr  Orostou, will bo sacriacod for fr2C0  onsii. Novor boon used. Lndy unnblo  to keep it.���������Apply in flrsb instance  Mrs. A. G. Munqbam, 2040, Columbia  street, Vancouver, B.C.  TO RENT.���������A throo roomed oottnito, nt  IW3 per month. Apply to tho Rrcvusw  Oflloo.  Today is the fourtn day wi'hout any  m������iil from the east. Only local trains  running between the Landing and Cranbrook.  As we go to press the report is current  that the third snow plow has been put  out of commission while trying to extricate the mail train in a big ont in tne  Crow's Nest pass and that a brakeman  bad his arm broken.  Ring up phone No. 85, Ed. F. Johnson  when you need an experienced plumber.  \\7  V   V  y      v  Opened /WEDNESDAY,   Dec. XI 1st  First - Class Short   Order   Restaurant  Meals at all Hours. Ladies are invited to our Afternoon  Teas, which we make a specialty of. Our Cooking is  Superb. .    NO CHINESE HELP ON THE PREMISES  E. F. PL^TT; Ptqp.  w.  ^c  .\  G*  A Stock of vat'ioun.kindH of  STOVES  will arrlvo in afow ilnys at  Wo havo on hand a full Btoolr of tlio nioit upto-dato  Kniimol Ware, nluo a Htook of Plnmbliig Goodw. Try  me for your next. voquirftiiioutH in tliii* lino. My work  iH gimrimtoiid, und my prieon nro right.  ?'/L  i  IN TUG RACE FOR BUSINESS  The gentleman on the tortoise  represents the man who docs not  nJvcrti3c���������the one who tries to do  business as it was done In the days  ofthe tallow candle or the oil lamp.  Are you in the glare of the electric light���������in the automobile of  Modern' Methods ?  Onr Want Ads, are high voltage  batteries, whether you want light  or power���������business publicity or  | Oompetent help  Services. Next Sunday.  Churob of England  In tho New School Houso���������Jan.  22.1st Sunday.after Epiphany. Matins,  Litimy, Sermon, 11a.m.; Schoolhouse at  Eriokson. 8 p.m.; Evensong nnd Sermon  7.30 p.m.    Sundny Sohool 3 p.m.  " .       PhXjLIPO HAYMAN,Vicar,  .- Presbyterian Church  Services will bo held in tho Presbyterian Ohuroh on Sunday noxt.   Morning sorvioo,JI am.;   Evoning  sorvioo,  7.1)0 p.m.   Sunday sohool at 2 80 p.m.  You aro cordially invited to   join our  Bible OlnRR  S. H. Sahkibbian, Pastor.  Nelson r.aml District���������District of    '~-i.%v  West Kootenay  Take Notico Mxty days after date, 1, Ern������>*>  lne White L>odgo, widow. Intend to apply to  the Ciller ComralRRloner of.LandB ana Work*  for permlBHlon to pnn-lmiw tho following dM*  orlbod laudn In vioal Kootonay.  Comincnclnpr nt a pout planted at tbo 8.E.  corner of lot 7717, thonco Houth 40 ohaltw,  thonco wost 40 chains, tlionco north 40 olialiu/  tlionco cast 40 chains to point ot uomraonc������-  ment, contalnlnff 160 aorco moro or leas.  Dated thluiath dny nl Hont, 1010  .   BMEIjINE WHITE M3DGK  2-100 Pcrltcbt. Law-Tic, Ascat  Methodlttt Cliurclt  Sorvicoa on Sunday noxt: Servlno  ut 11 a.m., Sunday Sohool and Biblo  CiliiBs at S-3C p.m.; Evoning Sorvioo,  7.110  p.m.  F J Rimumronu, pastor  p*AAAMSAAA'W*AAA^  ^    Fourth Street - Phone No. 85    ^  ^yy.'vy'yv'yyyvvyYVvyyvvrr v������ *v V'\^'i^%%i>VV^%>v^%-,^%V^  arber Shop  Billiards and Pool  Mmm   Room  fifc-Sfc-is^.  V"������ x x,x. .  Cigars and Cigarettes  Motor Cold Baths  At Any Hour  Razors Ground and Set  m**mMimmW***** m*mmm  ^TMMMli M M Mlk MM Ik '    m%. ^mWmmillmmllk      ^M|^^HM^|       M ���������MHHHHHI        (HI m^HHImWmmV ^m^L 3t  SAM HAT FIELD, Prop^  iArV,^,iuifi'trw%'Vy  Wornen'sWoes  ORESTON WOMEN ARE FINDING*  RELIEF AT LAST .  It does Boom that womon havo moro  thnn a fnir nhnvo of tho nohon nud pain*  thataflliothumanity; thoy munt "keep  up," munt attend to duties in spito of  RonHtnutly nohinp* bnokB, or hoadaoh������������  dizzy BpollB, bpurinnrdown piiina; thoy  mast Htoop ovor whou > lo stoop means  torture. Thoy must walk aud bond nnd  work with rnokluft pains aijd lhany  nohim from kidney 111b. . Kidneya cane*  more nuilerlnK thnn any othor organ of  Ihehidy. Keep the Uidnnya v.'oll nnd  health in entdly maintaiuod. Rond of m  remedy for kidnoyH only tbat helps and  eurcH tho kidnoyo.  Mrn. Edward Cal wood, of 198, Q. Harold  atroot. Fort William, Out, lays:  ���������'I Huffured with dull, miuerablo paiui,  ok nud in my  -would oatok  HOvcnoHH aoroaa my buck baok and  Bidon, for monthii., '1 hoy:woald  mo no badly at tltnon time I could Hoaroe*  ly movo aronud. Tho kidnoy -Deoretioas  hnd nl������o boon of n heavy oolor and bo������-  taincd'a flodtmont. Thon, I wonld hava  dir/.7,y BpelU and altogether, folt (generally nm down. After wing a numbor  of romedU'B without iliidinie roliof, E  loni'liod of Bo-Jth'ii Kiduey Pillra und am  plQuHod to nay, found them an e*������o|������llon������  rimiody. Tlioy haVd rolievedJhe of the  minorablo pniiifl mid soronouH iu uur. bnok  and havo alno fcurcd of my other! kidnoy  troublo."   ' ���������"���������  ",:.. X x.  l"oi rule in ���������Crpfltoii by C^Htoti Brng  and Hook Oo.   Hold by denier*, Price  B0 ci'nts.   Thft H. T. tooth Co., Ltd.^  JVtttlCrlo/Out, wolo Oauudinii.ii8<������������ti.  4

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