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A Speers  Dominion Day  Rifie Shoot  A DAY OF SPORT AND PLEASURE WITHlTHE MEN BEHIND jTHE GUN.  Dominion.  day  1x1  Creston  passed off quietly, suffering as  the result of being sandwiched  in between the Coronation day  festivities and the big celebration planned, for the 12th July.  the big-event was the shoot  for, -the club spoon,and the  Dominion government .cup,  commencing at ~ the rifle range  at 9.30; a.-m., and .some thirty  members, of the Erickson Rifle  Association turned out to compete ia these events.,  " The shooting ��������� -was-'a fair average,' noTecords being broken,  at any. rate/not before lunch,  when the cup shoot took place.  G. M. Gunn finished highest  marksman bf the day with a  ecore of 84, but E. Botterill,  having shot, in the previous  shoots which, count in the competition, is cup winner on the  day and also wins "th'e Club  spoon with a total of 83.  There is a peculiarity about  ihe Erickson range worthy of  notice, namely, that the shooting always improves arf.the  day got* on, and Vhminion Day vuas  no exception, but the shooting  is always better between lunch  and sundown. It may be the  weather, but credit for this improvement should in our opinion, be given to the ladiea of  the Methodist church who provide the luncheons on these occasions. The Review man, it  may be remarked, was, alas!  too late for lunch, but in ample "tSfw������   to he .-'ft- poor substi-  J tute for Tom Crawford, who  foreseeing the   worst, thought-  | fully deposited the losers share  of the great # afternonon ice  cream stakes in the hands of  his opponent, and after shooting at the 200 yards, hurried  away from the seene of the  slaughter of the innocents, and  wended his way back to town.  Missing the luneh did the  trick ana when the two sides  had finished, the face of Mr.  Hyde was wreathed in smiles,  his cheeks were as rosy red  with anticipation as the luscious berries over which he later contentedly smacked his lips,  whilst the Editor was "stuck."  It was a terrible downfall,  after getting a beautiful lead  at ��������� the 200, we were compelled to watch them piling up  the winning score, and subsequently had to sit and listen in^  silence.to .-their sarcastic re^  ,marks, the whilst if you please  they gorged themselves at our  expense.  But ah, R-R-Revenge is very  sweet, and on some future occasion the tables shall be turned.  The shooting and feasting  was all over by 5.30 p. m. and  after a vote of thanks   to the  ladies, the riflemen, victors and  vanquished, walked home together.  Sporting  Column  PLAY   BALL  AND CHEER UP  The ball game at Bonners iTerry on the  WANTED:-A position as  Saw ipill foreman, t5 years of  experience, or will accept a  position as Superintendent of  logging camp, or other posi-  tion������$]>out the mill.  Write to C. p., e. o. Review  ESTON on the 12th.  Sports and pleasures for young and old*  Special train *frill bring crowd-  Arrangements for the previously announced grand united  ceiebration to be held at Creston on July I2th, by the Orangemen of Cranbrook, Creston and' other points, have  ufies compxeteu, and a program  of sport and wholesome pleasure has been planned which  will mark the day as the most  successful -celebration ever held  at Creston.  The members of these powerful ^ lodges alone wouldT be  sufficient to guarantee success,  but the provision of a special  train,, the long and elaborate  program including star attractions, such as the Cranbrook-  Creston baseball game, and the  association football match, the  extensive advertising and the  guaranteed local support, will  stamp the occasion' as one  which should appeal to the  general public, who are always  anxious to attend any good  thing, and a record attendance  is therefore assured.  Following the procession to  the park, from the lodge hall,  timed to commence at 11.30 a.  m., dinner   will be served     on  The a City Balcery'������  noiw ready for business,  ra$ tst  ���������  We will carry in stock  Bread, 14 loaves for a dollar, 7 loaves for  5o centa, 3 loaves for a quarter, or to cts.  per loaf... Get a dollars worth, of tickets,  and liave your 1 bread delivered at your  ',X.y:x v;'     '������������������'���������'      house.   ���������'  He*mmmm0*am<mmmim0mmmmmmmmmmmmimi*mmm0mmmmimmm������mmmmmmmmmm^  Cream  ������ ', and the best soft drinks,  refreshing auy time  "^ need it.  1*  you  ^  CITY "BAKERY,    Wilson Avenue.  if  4th, waB alas, another defeat for the  local boys, resulting in a victory fur the  Aixericaus, by a score of 9 to 4,  The 4th. July, is supposed hy onr  cousins across the line, to be an unlucky  day for the lion, and the Yanks of Banners Ferry not only pulled the noble  beast's tail most outrageously, but might  have gob away with the tail, akin and!  all, had it not been for the youths and  the boy scouts of Oreston, who came to  the rescue, and by licking the- yonng  hopes of tha Ferry, by a scort of 7 to 6,  erened up matters some, and atoned to  some extent, for the failure of their  seniors.  Oreston Lined np:���������Pitcher Gal vin;  Catcher Peterson; 1st base Huber: Snd  Potter; short stop Ward; 3rd base  Barney McPeak; right field Buff Mc  Peak: oanter field Bundy; 1. field J.  Cameron.  ' Bonners Ferry wore strengthened, hy  talent from Spokane, having resolved  to take no ohanoes of defeat on suoh a  day.  Oreston mado a good start, wad at the  end of the seooud, had the score 1-0 in  theit favor. Bnc in the 3rd and 4th.  ( Notioe the nnluoky 4th cropping np  again,) a series of errors and some wild  throwing, let Bonners Ferry ahead, and  Oreston never had a ohanoo to get even  the Americans winning easily,  y.  According to onr reporter, Oomeros  playod good, ball, bnt for the most part  Creaton failed to make good; even the  oatoher wont up, skying tho ball away  ovor the basemdns head, in a vioious  attempt to bring the balloon back to  oarth.  The umpire gavo satisfaction, but ho  had a snap.  The boya of Oroaton, who oovorod  themselves with glory, by saving the  day for tho maple loaf, wero tho Sham  rook Team, oompoaod of the townitOB,  and tho boy soouta, and lined up with  BlUy Barton, O, MoPook, Floyd  j Bodgers, Tom Mldford, ErnaBt Atherton  Bert Arrowsmith, Poroy Hendron, Stan.  Hendren, Indian Melonst, and a volun-  toor from port HU1 as epnro man.  Tho Crestonltes had ������ big tussle, but  won out by 7 to 0.  the grounds, and when the in  ner man has been satisfied the  sports will commence. At one  o clock the boys and girls races  will take place, to be" followed  by sports for men, including 50  and 100 yard dashes, 220 and  440 yard4 flat races, standing  and running high a,nd broad  jumps, pole vault, and in fact,  all the varied contests usually  included' in the term Caledon-  ianisports.  The charm of ^ variety wiil be  provided _ by Needier and thread  racts, nail driving contests,  and the ladies will compete in  fifty and twenty-five yard  sprints.  The return baseball match,  Cranbrook vs. Creston, will be  played, and the followers of the,  association    game   will    enjoy  Elaying   or watching the foot  all match Huseroft camp   vs  Creston.  The full program and prize  list will be announced later.  The day will be right , loyally and royally celebrated,  and the members of the lodge,  and the citiaens of Creston, invite one and all to join them  in a day of record celebration  and pleasure at Creston. on the  12th.  .    LOCAL AND PERSONA!*  Mr. L. Leamy has a wonderful showing  of garden truck,  on. his ranch in the  fertile bottom lands, close to town.  The corn, potatoes, melons etc, on  this ranch are an eyeopener for this  time of the year, and a visitor fiom  Dakota who had inspected tbis ranch,  expressed to the editor, his astonishment  at such a record growth.  B. Lamont, is now the proud owner  of a well bred mare and colt, 'the more  is a roadster which has taken prizes in  the show ring at Oalgary, and when  she is harnessed up to the buggy, Bob  hopes to almost rival Mr. Staples, who  drives the fastest piece of horse flesh  that travels in this valley.  Government Agent Teetzel, and  Bridge Superintendent Searson, arrived  in town on the Wednesday train.  Ranchers are busy cutting clover, and  poor dobbin is working overtime hauling in his Winter feed.  Miss Margeret Johnson, teacher of the  Primary Department of the Michel  Public School, and Miss Florence  Johnson, Teacher of the Prootor School,  are spending the summer holidays with  their brother, Mr. J. K. Johnson.  A Hindoo, employed at the Yale-Col.  umbia camp, had hit* leg injured, thiB  Tuesday, and was taken to the Nelnon  hospital.  Mrs and Miss McCarthy, raturned on  Monday, from holidaying at Oranbrook.  , The Loyal Orange Men contenaplate  bnilding^;������n. ..Orange Hall, on^their  property in the Dow addition, this Fail.'  J. L. Hirsch, the Nelson Beal Estate  Man, is visiting Creston, investigating  at first hand, the facts as to the Garden  it Eden.  B. Lamont,   the   Bnsy Beal Estate  man, has added another fruit farm,  to  4 this extensive holdings.  Six Months  For Italian  COVELLO FOUND GUILTY OF  ASSAULT ON DUCK CREEK  DAVE. FIGHT WAS CAUSED  BY MISUNDERSTANDING.  The ladies who have volunteered to  help in the booths on the 12th July, ore  requested to meet at the Bunce Storo,  in the ovoning of July llth., tho refresh  ments wUl be stored in tbe Bunoo Storo  until the morning of the 12th.  Orangemen  Attention!  The Orangemen will inarch  in a body to the Presbyterian  Church, for service next Sunday EVENING, instead of  morning as stated elsewhere  in this issue.  Sentence of six months in jail was  imposed on Toney Covello, who was  found guilty by his honor Judge Wilson  yesterday, of inflicting actual bodily  harm npon Duck Oreek Davie, an Indian, at Duck Creek near Creston, on  June 4th last. The sentence dates  from time of arrest.  Dr. Henderson, and Paul Hagen of  Creston, gave evidence' substantial ly the  same as at the preliminary hearing.  Covello said thnt he was chopping  wood, when the Italian arrived near the  shack where he, the accused, hod slept  the previous night. He said hello!, and  asked   Davie  what he had got.   The  Indian was carrying a rifle over his sho.  ulder; and the Italian asked him ts sell  it The Indian answered in the afflrma  tive, and was offered $10, accused pulling a roll of bills out of his pooket. The  Indian then refused to sell.  " He va* looking at me pretty bod,"  said Covello, who explained that he  thought Davey was about to attack  him. A struggle ensued for the possession of the rifle, daring whioh Covello  suoceeded in jerking a loaded shell out  of the breech. The Indian then pointed  the gun at him, and the struggle continued " I was afraid to let him have  the, gun, and he was afraid to let mo  have it " said Ooveiio, who explained  how the rifie was exploded four times.'  The Indian in his evidence, explained  that he fired the rifle with the object* of  emptying the magazine.  Covello   then told how> he and the  Indian   struggled on-* the 'ground, and  how ho pounded Davie's head ^with a  rock, which he claimed he polled out of;  HheludUan^band"^.'*' ^ yj:"'    ". "/"*;  ' His Honor, in inflicting sentence, said  (hat it was elear the two men, with  their different points of view, had -misunderstood   eaoh   other.    The Indian -  thought he wau in danger of being shot,"  and the Italian  feared robbery;   Tha  time when the actual oiime was iluima;,  itted was when Covello picked cp tho  stone, while th'e rifle wua on the ground  15 or 20 feet away, und heat Davie on'  tbe head. ���������       Nelson Mews  KS  WANT#D:-A fresh milk  cow, or one soon coming in.  State price and particulars to  A. B., c. o. Review. -  RANCHERS  wishing to display their produoe, on  July 12th., through the courtesy of Mr.  6. A. Sneers, oon have the viiui of tb*  show windows of the Speers Store for  tha purpose.  London July 8t?d. Klflvon aviators  orofliiod the chnnnol from Franco, and  landed like a flook of "birds, at Dover  toflnyv Ono utnohiuo carried, a pnsson*  tw- ���������  ���������'".''';. .',.',',      !.   ,  X  ptrftingr up your fruit  Be sure you have a jar that will preserve it  with the Sanitary Opal Top,  we   have  them  in pints, quarts and half Gallons.  These jars are guaranteed to keep your fruit in perfect condition, for  any length of time.  We are handling pure cane sugar only  t  it.ost~0n.Saturday, Juno 17,  between Oanyon Oity and Croston   a jjold smfcty pin .with   a ^  $2.50 picco on it. Finder pleaso 4k  notify tho B.viw.       I +������++������+#������++*+4**++������+4+#+++#++4+^f#-������-������+-������*?  X~jI wop  ton Mercantile Co.,  Ld.  assn  *->'������|  ���������f    'j .* ii  THE    CRESTON,    B.   C,    REVIEW.  i  A Story of a Lovers' Spat and  aa Obstinate Pony  By CLARISSA MACKIE  Copyright by American Press Association, lau.  Luke Prentice carefully reread the  letter a second and a third time..  Wbeu he had learned it quite by heart  be tore it into a hundred bits and  flung them to the four winds of heaven. '  "1 reckon there won't another girl  git. a chance to throw me down." said  Luke sullenly as he dug his spurs into  the cow* pony's flank. "Hump your-  self. Stebbins. if you want a rubdown  and a bite tonight!"  Stebbins hunaped himself to such  .good effect that it lacked an hour of  sundown when he loped into tbe corral of tbe Three X, ranch. Bis rider  dismounted, and. nodding grimly to  the circle of cowboys gathered around  the fire, he rendered the promised services to Stebbins and then entered the  bunk house, where be made a careless  toilet.  VMWednesday night's beau nigbt." remarked Fletcher, scanning Luke's blue  flannel shirt with a lifted eyebrow.  **You know, Luke, we kinder look to  you to keep up the reputation of the  ranch, you beiug the most popular  courting gent in the outfit. You ain't  soing to baok out and stay home?"  "That's just what I'm going to do."  staid Mr Prentice, turning a dangerous glance toward bis tormentor. **I*ve  heard it said that 1 ought to stay  home and give some of you other fellers a chance with the girls. Of course  I don't *wani to stand in anybody's  ���������way. I'm taking a few courting days  off, see?"  Tbey all saw and passed the wink  -to Fletcher.   That gentleman pulled at  his long mustache, turned it fiercely j  upward and smiled thoughtfully. j  "Thank you. Luke." he said at'lastin J  a  velvety  tone.     ~l*ve  been   waiting j  a long time for a chance, so as you've j  dropped   oat  of   the  game   I'll   just  mope   along   the   Chincapin   trail   tonight.   I got a box of candy laid asi-tte  for just such an emergency."  The Chincapin trail led to the Chincapin ranch, and there was where Es-  telle Blair lived with her brother  'Frank. It was said that Luke Prentice  mounted on Stebbins had worn the  Chincapin trail down to bedrock. It  iwas a fact $hat\ he had fallen desperately iu love with Estelle Blair and  that for a time at least she-appeared  to reciprocate bis feeling. Lately,  however, Estelle had grown cool and  'distant, and' now their friendship bad  ��������� Ibeen severed by the, curt little letter  she bad sent advising him that she  would ant be at home hereafter on  tWednesday nights.  Luke could not understand why matters hud turned out this way unless it  ���������was that Estelle bod learned to love  enrnebody else. He knew that Fletch i  ler occasionally called at the Chincapin  !to see Frank Blair, and he must at  tbe same time Have opportunities of  'ijnceting Frank's lovely leister. But  both Fletcher and Blair were rival  suitors for tbe fair band of Miss Ger-  'tie Gibbs. the schoolteacher at Lone  fTreo, and it was not supposed that  cither ever wavered In his allegl-  innce to tbo plump little beauty. As a  matter of fact, the two rivals were  ���������close compunlons, nnd it was whie-  ipered that in this wny each kept track,  ���������of tbe other's movements.  . NeverthelesH Luke felt a flerce stab  iof .jenlouHV as Bert Fletcher emerged  tfronv the bunk house Immaculate in a  twbite shirt and wearing In bis bosom  ttbo largo yellow topaz pin be had won  ifrom Mexican Pete. His mustaches  tfwero twisted fiercely, nnd his black  ������yes sparkled maliciously as be look"  ,������d nt Luke Prentice playing solitaire  toy the light of n lantern.  ���������'Any messugeH you want to send,  flLuke?" tensed Fletcher as ho passed  toy.  Prentice lifted n dangerous eye and  ���������surveyed his companion's getup with  contempt. "You might tell Miss Gertie I can't get ovor tonight, but I'll  'bo around sure thing next Wednes-  day." he nnld. Inzlly gathering up tbo  cords nnd snapping tbera into n rub-  'bor band.  "Mias Gertie?' Fischer reddened  nnearlly. "1 didn't any I ������mn going  to Lone Tree, did 1? Bonldee. I reck-  on���������1 didn't know you'd beon pros,  pectin g a round there."  "All gnls l* alike to me." returned  ���������Luke spntentionKly. "When ono' ain't  to homo another will do Junt n������ well  ���������o long ns they'll sing nnd piny and  ninooflo mo. Ah 1 wnn nnyltig, Just  tell Mlw Gertie I'll come nround next  "Wednosdny. Ro long. Bert. You'ro  ���������ore going to hnve a moon."  B*loteher utrode nwny without a  (word, bin Joke on Luke Prentice quite  forgotten In hi* own misery. Frank  Blair might tnUe the opportunity of  hie being- there with KhiHIc to ruu  over to Lone Tree nnd than ntcnl n  inarch on hi* rival. It wan n mntter  that required much thought end dell'  cat������ handling.  In tbo meantime Lulti* frentlcf w*n  arguing with blrwwlf ntrnlnHt Ills riding forth Into thf moonlit night and  aw-nlling tht* Clilnrnpln nnd demanding an eirplnnntion from R������tH1������������.  Theft* mnnt hr ������ome ren^n for h������r  not caring to see htm again, nnd If  Suddenly "he arose and made a nasty  toilet. Then he came out. uaddled  Stebbins and roilo awaV dowu the  moonlit trail. When bo came to the  place  where   the   trails   divided,   one  ���������eauwti    DuuJgUi    iv    iuc    iwnu   ui    > ������=������-  dition, another to the right leading to  Lone Tree and one to tlie left���������tbe  Chincapin trail���������be hesitated, and then  with a sharp sigh he turned iuto the  Lone Tree trail and cantered briskly  toward tbe borne of Miss Gertie Gibbs.  Here be spent a pleasant evening listening to Miss Gertie's vivacious chatter, enjoying V the conventional music  > she clattered from the tinny piano and  ,) even joining in the chorus of that popular melody "Because 1 Love You So"  until old man Gibbs pounded ou tbe  parlor door and requested silence that  be might snatch'a^few hours' rest before he arose to pursue his daily vocation of engineering the stagecoach  dowu to the nearest railroad station.  Later in the evening Bert Fletcher  appeared, and close at bis heels came  Frank Blair.    When the rivals found  Dealers sell the  best Mowers and  Rakes==="THE FROST & WOOD"  interesting  Luka Prentice installed as court favorite7 theiyAunburdened themselves oi  large boxes: of candy and took a  gloomy departure. Blair galloping back  to the Chincapin to tell his sister of  the faithless Prentice. Estelle sneered  openly and then flitted off to bed without even a good night  Back in the Gibbs house Luke Prentice and Miss Gertie opened tbe boxes,  of. candy and enjoyed the coutenta,  hugely, and when Luke departed Misa  Gertie tied a handful of chocolates into;  a corner of his cleanest pocket band-  kerchief.  Seven Wednesday evenings Luke  Prentice called upon Miss Gibbs. and  then the following seven Wednesdays  he rode down the Chincapin trail, but  In every instance, strange to relate, he  did oot nnd Miss Estelle at home.  The Swedish housekeeper ������yed bis.  blankly the seveuth time.  "I woden't t'ink Miss Blair be seem*  youse. Her says her ain't to home,  but her is!" she explained, with a  world of pity in ber light blue eyes.  Stebbins, muzzling the parched grass  in the dooryard. brought up his head  with a jerk as Prentice passed through  the gate. Suddenly he halted and looked back at the ranch house where he  had known many pleasant hours picketed under the trees where the herbage was green and succulent and  where lumps of sugar were tendered  bim in Esteiie's pink and white palm.  Luke dug bis spurs in Stebbina'  flanks and Sapped the reins about the  pony's ears. "Get along, you son of  Satan!" he mattered angrily. "You  trying to make more kinds of a fool out  of me than 1 naturally am? Hump  yourself!"  The pony started forward just as a  shutter opened cautiously in a second  story window and a low whistle sound- I  I ed softly across tbe yard. A soft, se- j  duetlve whistle it was. and in the old  days it always served as an invitation  to partake of a lump of sugar from  Miss Blair's band. Luke did not bear  tbe/w^stle. but Stebbins did and Instantly* turned and shot through the  gate and galloped wildly toward the  house, while Luke sawed at the reins,  mad clean through at tbe mortifying  'spectacle he was making of himself  before the round eyed Swedish woman who gaped at him around a corner  ot the bouse.  "She says she woden't b$ to borne,"  sbe mumbled excitedly as Stebbins curveted and pranced and balked and utterly refused to leave the hospitable  Blair doorstep.  Then it was that Luke Prentice  brought forth a Mexican quirt from  beneath his saddle blanket'aud cut'the  balky Stebbins.once across the flunks.  As a result be found himself sitting on  the ground ten feet away witb a badly  wrenched arm. while Stebbius whinnied sharply near the front door.  Luke dragged himself ; painfully toward a couvenlent chincapin aiid  leaned wearily against the trunk and  closed his eyes. Instantly be forgot all  his troubles. Wben he opened bis eyes  to consciousness again Estelle was  kneeling;beside bim binding bis arm in  strong cOol bandages while tbe Swedish woman held an ice cold cloth to  bis aching bend.  "I can get along all right now. Sol-  ma," said Estelle briskly, and when  the woman bud departed her volco  dropped almost to a whisper. "I'm so  sorry, Luke! It wus all ray fault, you  boo. I whistled to Stebbins. 1 could  see bo didn't want to go. Ho know  better than bis muster what bis master ought to do. Wby didn't you como  and mako me givo you an explanation,  Luke? 1 wnnted you to Jutit. boss mo  nround, only you never, never would,  and 1 thought maybe If I mado you  stay away from rao we'd both Ond  out Thoro, I'm not going to say it  all!"  Lulco Prontico aaid his part with  such good effect that ho rode away  from tho Chincapin witb a radiant  omllo on hia hnndsbmo face.  At tho forks Prontico met two dejected riders turning out of tho Lono  Troo trail. Ono wns Bert Flotehor, and  tho othor waa Estollo'a brother, Frank  Blair.  "Evening," said tnko happily. "How's  Miss Gertie Gibbs?"  Tho two stared unhnpplly nt each  other, and anally Flotehor blurted out  angrily:  "Tho littlo eatt Bho's gone ond mar*,  lied the engineer down to the nmelter  Iiouho. 1 gnvo ber a ring last week,"  bo nddod viciously.  "So did 1," said Frank Blair bitterly.   "1 nnppo#o you did, too, Luke?"  "Nnry!" protewted Luke Pi-entlea.  "I've boen ringing a hollo up to the  Chlnrnpln. Frank. Thut's an old Joke,  bnt It's trne, brother-ln-lawr He  reached down a brown paw, and the  BEAVERS AS ARCHITECTS.  Villages  Builc  by Them Are  Marvels  of   Perfection.  Beavers arrange their homes in a  neighborly wny to form villages and  towns. It haa been pointed out thai  they are lake dwellers for the same  reason that early races of men live-j  over the water, The chief differences  between the two, however, is thai  men built over natural ponds, where,  as the beaver mnkes a pond where h������  happens to want it. The labors of no  other animal on earth, nddo from"  man, present so many  phases as. those of the beaver.  According to Maeoun, who ha-*)  made most exhaustive studies ol  theso little animals, whole tribes of  beavers unite to In *'ld villages,  Houses, nivnriablv of two floors, bear  witness to the uniform gcniuij of thesa  architects. The pantry occupies ths  ground floor, but the upper floors ol  the beaver's domicle are reserved -lot  his hottr& of sleep and leisure.  Tlve walls at*|d upper part are re1  markably thick, sometime* measuring several 'f?et. ��������� Then, at the beginning of hard frost, the ' exterior is.  coated with a thick layer ofV mud  which immediately freezes, and has  the double advantage of perfectly  shutting out the cold air and Vol  guarding against the attacks' of wolverines.  The smartness of the beaver Vis also  seen in the care it takes not*only to  lay in provisions in advance/but.also  in arranging creep-holes to insure its  retreat in  case  of vsurprisei Aand -"-fof  Her Present  "She   gave   her   husband   a "pocket  case for his birthday."  "Anything in it,?"  "Yes, the bill."  JUST ONEXURE  FOR ANAEMIA  IT  IS THROUGH  THE  RICH,  RED  BLOOD DR. WILLIAMS' PINK  PILLS ACTUALLY MAKE  ROYAL SALUTES.  The Much-Esteemed Greetings Given  to Royalty. ' ^  ' Of the various' salutations MRt pass  ���������between sovereign and people,,-the  most popular is undoubtedly the handshake. It is pleasant to have felt  the grip'of asking���������an experience to  remember and make much of.  A North country miner,. whom the  King had decorated and shaken hands'  with for some deed of heroism, was  welcomed   on   returning   home   by , a.,  erowd of friends. They were surprised, {<  however,.when he persistently ignored'  *; _ The Way of It .���������'  v JHariker���������Didn't I understand you to  say he was a tried and trusted man?"  Parke���������Not, exactly. ���������- He was tried  after he had -been trusted.���������Chicago  News.  sini  tion  irom overwork, worry or illness,  an examination of the blood will  show it to be weak and watery. The  common symptoms are paleness of  lips, gums and cheeks, shortness of  breath and palpitation of the heart after the slightest Aexertion, dull eyes  and a loss of appetite. Anaemia itself  is aVdangerbus Atrcmble5 and iftay VpasS;  into consumption^ It :ifcan only V^be  cured by making the blood.rich and  red, thereby enabling it to carry the  necessary nourishment to every, part  of the body. y   :   y    > A  It is a provedT.Afact that; Dr., Wil-  How's this, mate?' 'said a friend.  "Hast turned proud?"  The miner cautiously drew his Tight  hand from his po6ket, regarded it s^  moment in admiration, and then re-"  fcurned.it decisively to the depths it  came irom.c v*:*: -.������������������������������������       ���������'���������': .A"; '���������'���������  : V "Na, na,. lads!"Jhe .exclaimed, with,,.:  :ja������sly" twinkle. iriAhis yeye. :;'$Ze catinar  expect it; I've shaken] hands .with thie  King!"   '- -*----^-- ������������������ ���������   _^.J  The value of the "big man's hand*  shake"   is .thoroughly  understood. 5nr  a ~������iicva;'- "a political ''captain''   will  stand for - hours shaking, vjjands: with v  th^iidless file^of Bis*supporters; The  its subsistence in a day of used.  The most extraordinary works o!  the beaver are, of course, the dams  that they throw across rivers and,  along the chores of lakes. In this  .matte- they are qualified to rank.with  the best of engineers. Two * points  especially in their work attract attention, the first being the skill and  strength displayed in the construction, and the second being their unerring choice of the best materials;  In examining the construction of a  beaver clam, one is at orice struck  with its extreme simplicity. The  wonder is how the mud kneaded and  applied by the beaver's paws, unassisted by even the trowel-shaped  tail, becomes a hydraulic cement  that time hardens instead of dissolves. -    ./'��������� ������������������ .A;  The extent of ^-e beaver's works is  as surprising as their perfection.  Some of them are really colossal, and  several chains in length.. 'Artificial  lakes of considerable sizeA owe their  origin to these dams. The extent of  the dams is the mo->t striking proof  of the social habits of the beaver, for  several families must have combined,  to carry out the plans, and if individual instinct produces the results  of a general government among these  laborers, they must be influenced by  a sense of common interest as highly  developed as that of the A bees*.  Virtues of the Squaw.  Ihe Indian woman will stick to;������  drink-sodden , husband till he drops  dead, or she does. The Government  is fighting the whisky evil' on the  reservations with every weapon it possesses, but th<3 Indian brave will drink  when he Wants it-and can get it just  as the" white man'������does. Aa squaw  ���������nows nothing of divorce, she would  not listen t^ you if you told her about  it. There i? Lv.t one method to help  the Indian woman; that is to educate  her from childhood along industrial  lines. Unt*l a few years ago there was  absolutely no future, for the Indian  girl except to marry. That was the  first thing, provided she, could find n  decent, energetic, ambitious husband;  only���������there are so many of the other  sor'-. Hospitals' which have trained  Indian girls are making one constant  effort to enlist others of the race.  She haa infinite patience forbearance,  generally a magnificent physique and  no trace of the "nerves" which so  often cause breakdown among over-  civilized races. An Indian girl ean  go through the most trying surgical  case with a stoical calm that is extraordinary. She never gets flurried, anxious or worried aud she obeys the  physician ns a soldier does his commander. In caring for eases of bc������  vere illness sho seems to live on some  atrango reserve force nnd is a tondor  as well as n painstaking nurse.  An Arduous Task.  To bo Grand Master of the Grand  Lodge of"Canada entails more notutil  labor thaii most position?, of honor.  It mean's almost continuous trnvol.  ing, as n grand mnstcr lcoep������ in close  touch with tho wholo body of Masonry by visiting tho various lodges. Tn  this way ho can critiois-e and bii-jj-  gost ana keep to*a high Rtandnrd the  tone of tho whole order. Rut. it  moans labor and often Into hours,'  When ho waB in Toronto recently His  Honor" D. F. Mac Watt, snnior county  judgo of Xnmbton, tho present bond  o! tho Mn-sonic order, quoted with  approval tho recently, reported utterance of King George as to "the necoi*-  Hlty of "oarly to bed nnd enrly to  rlno," and commanded thom to the  consideration of everyone who hns  anything to do with tho conducting  of lodge meetings.  Thoy soy thot tho mont energotle  grand master Grand Todtro ever had  wn������ Mr. John Ross Robertson. It is  said/ thnt it was not an uncommon  occurrence for him to visit four lodgns  in a day, delivering nn nddress nt  each, it heing noc������f������snry, In somo instances, to call a lodge togotrwr ��������� in  thf morning, so thnt iV eould got  through with IiIh .program.  anaemia. They "are really, intended to  make new, rich blood and are compounded in the most scientifiic manner with the finest ingredients for the  blood known to medical science.  These Pills are not a cure-all. They  are intended to cure'yOhly; thosei'lAdis-  eases that have their origin' in' poor,7  watery blood, and starved, Weakened  nerves, and the record of .their success  in doing this is theirAcpnsta������tly increasing popularity in eyery Apart' of  the world. V -���������- '   "  ';������������������''���������%  Mrs. R. Colton, Golden. B.C.. says:  rr'-'As a matter of duty I wish to say  a; word inV; Apraise of Dr. Williams'  Pink" Pills' for what they have done  for my daughters, one 16 and the  other 18 years of: age A Both were pale  and bloodless and. suffered from many  of the symptoms" of anaemia. They  would tire easily, suffered from frequent headaches, were easily discouraged, and often fretful. 1 saw in our  home paper the story of a young girl  who had similarly suffered and was  cured through the use of Dr. .Williams' Pink Pills. I bought ihree  boxes pi the Pills and myv daughters  started to take them. Before Athey  were done they began to feel better  and look better,* and I got a half  dozen more boxes, arid by the time  these were used, : they were enjoying  thev best of.. health, with Tosy cheeks  and not like the same girls at all.; I  also gave the Pills to my little boy  who had rheumatism, and they completely cured him/' i, ���������'��������� xyy  Sold by all ipiedicirie dealers or by  mail at 50 certts a box or six boxes  for $2.50, fromt The Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co.. Brockviiie. Ont.  HE'S A CONVERT TO  A GROWING BELIEF  t ^��������� ���������-��������� "������������������- ���������  THAT   DODD'S     KIDNEY     PILLS  ARE THE.SUREV CURE    FOR  '���������' KIDNEY  DISEASE      '  Only by working does a man get a  chance to rest.  A Cure for Rheumatism.���������A painful and  persistent form of rheumatism is caused  by imparities in the blood; the result of  defective action of the liver and kidneys.  The Wood becomes, tainted by the introduction of uric acid, which causes much  pain in the tissues ond in the joints.  Parmelee's Vegetable Pills are known to  have effected many remarkable oures.  and their use is strongly recommended.  A. trial of them will convince anyone of  their value.  Copper may be cleaned by scouring  with a 8\it lemon dipped in salt.  Minard's Liniment used by physicians  the occasion, of the Inauguration Ball  at Washington* Mr. Taft|y-ent through  the ceremony, it was calculated, just  4,600 times^-       ���������������������������������������������xy..y      .Y-:y.y>  To those unversed in court etiquette,;  another form of. salutation, that oi  ���������kissing'Yth^AiroyJflyy'h^  proves-' "-'a: - veritable ;������trapV;y;77-The'fc'poei'  Longfellow, describing his presentisi-  tion to Queen Victoria, tells,how he  unwittingly grasped*' the hand which  the Queen held out> to him.: He noticed a look.;of surorise. on her face,  but' did not realize till afterwards that  Her Majesty -intended her hsnd to bs  kissed.-"y- x:y'X-:  This rather formal mode of; salutation^, though it, entersinto many court  ceremonies, is hot carried to such an  extreme ih England as at Madrid,  on:Vof J,he -most conservative courts.^  In Europe; Wheii the second bt the  young Spanish princes was bbTn,Athe  little Princ^ of the Asturias was Just  twelve tronths old. But already he  seems to have been instructed m court  etiquette; for on his baby brother be-  ir.^, shown to him, he immediately  held out, his hand for the infant to  kiaaf.A'y'���������:  A'. When king meets king, the usual  irreeting is a kiss on both cheeks. The  ;wo-monarchs embrace by lightly hold-A  ing each others shoulders, and saluting first, on one cheek and then 'm-  mediately afterwards the other.  . V.ie> raising of the hat and bowing,  which are the only forms of salutation  that the ordinary mortal can expect to  receive from royalty, are most fatiguing operations, if long continued. .  Queen Victoria never spared herself  in this respect. Even ������n the Diamond #  Jubilee procession, when seventy-eight  years of age, she bowed alnaost continuously for by far thev greater part  ofthe route. y A  That the youngest members of the  royal family are brought up in the  same tradition is sh own by an incident which occurred later on that very  day. At the moment >when the crowd  round Buckingham -Palace was thickest, the two eldestVchildren of the-  present K'ng appeared at the open  nursery window,. Prince Eddy, the  elder, who was three years old -within  a day, in: response to the cheers of  the spectators, gravely raised hishahd  to his forehead and saluted.  This action wrought'the enthusiasm  of the crowd to a,high,pitch, and the,  acclamations were so long, cdntinue.d  that the little prince concluded that  Mr. Renie Mouiaison was .treated by  two doctors,   but  found   his   relief  ,  and  cure  in  stx  boxes of  Dodd's  Kidney Pills.  Surette Island, Yarmouth, N.S.  {Special).���������Renie Mouiaison, a4fish-  erman of this place, -is # convert to  ^^^^ng^beUefethatiiDodd's^lKid-  neyAPills;?are%tIie ^ureicure> for^Kid*  ney;|Diseas6i' ^:A:y^-y-yyy.   yy ���������  "My trouble started with a cold,"  Mr. Mouiaison states. "My muscles  would cramp, I had backache and I  had dizzy spells. My head ofteirach-  i^^Ot^^I-had^aAtiredAnervbas feeling  while specks of light flashed in If ont  of my eyes;V ���������������������������,V'"i'-A'.  I suffered in this way for over^two  months and was treated by two doctors, but they didn't seem to be able  to do much for me. Then I started  to take Dodd's Kidney Pills and soon  started to improve, .vl toojt six.bbxes  -i#V$l&'?pd������M^ I  am cured. ��������� ..yy---. ���������-:������������������������������������>���������;���������.,-.- ...  If you have any two or ^three of  Mr. Moulaison's symptoms you maybe sure yourAKMheys*arejnot^ihjVgbbd  working ordfer.1 Bad|Tadrieys^'thean  Backache, 'VRheumatism, Heart" Disease or xBright',8,,Disease unless attended to. TheV6i*.#.Vsure way to cure  them isAto useDpdd^ Kidney Pills.  A man is never afraid ^tfy. appear  foolishVutitil after^heyis iharriefe  ,'A's ,a vermifuge there "is ''nbthingr so  potent as Mother ; Graves^ ;Worm*sJBxterm-  inator, and it can be given to the most  delicate child without fear of injury to  the constitution. ������������������..-������������������-.     .  Silence is the only virtue left ior  the man-whose heart is bitter; i But  at that it is abig yir;tue. ,   >i; XX--")  Ask for Minard's and take no other.  Prisoner���������"Judge, I'd like to have a  little time to think this over."  Magistrate���������"All right. . ; Three  months.   Next case." ���������     -v  A Pill that Proves Its Value.���������Those of  weak stomach will find strength in Parmelee's Vegetable Pills, ���������������������������'��������� because they  serve to maintain the healthful action of  the stomach and the liver, irregularities  in which are most distressing. -Dyspeptics are well acquainted with them and v  value "them at their proper.- worthy' They  have afforded relief when other preparations have failed, and have- affected  cures in ailments of long - standing  where other medicines were found un-  availing. ,;y :..������������������>.' : * t.  Wife (reading paper)���������Here is an  account of a man in Yorkshire" who  sold his ..wife for five pounds. Isn't  that dreadful?": :    ;"     .   ^v     v:  Husband . (thoughfully)^-rmell, , T  dunrio. Five pounds is a, good deal of  ,m6hey."'A.'AV-'A'-.TV   V,/;.A -'���������'' A-XX '������������������ [Xy  An English cruiser, which hod been ...... ,  in the water for seven years, was re- something _ more was expected: of him   ������������������������������������*��������� - -        l Straightening  himself,   .therefore,  he  again saluted, but this time witb both  hands :ot*-once!   Xx-"yyy;x,��������� ',-x  cently relieved of forty tons of barnacles, mussels and vegetable growth.  in the Spring  The  Blood   is   Watery���������Difficult  Get tho Healing  Process  Started.  to  thi -rwaaoti ������u fl������tcb������r^w������iu lAike i ������wo otber* uprang to meet tt ���������������������  iwoald ������������������������ that flotober atopned fllH. | ***** *t himrtlly. forgettlnir tfielr t>wn  'tof with  mim arhha and f������v# al-1 ehairrtft tn tb* btppluM* ot their wm-  Md*.  More So.  Kickor���������Th<������rp i������ nothing thin  ninki'M (i wumiiii no l.'i|i|iy h������ Ui ui't  u four dollar'Imi for ihreo ������������l������hty.tlv������.  Hnickflr���������Oh. yri, thero nt  Kicknr-WhetP  Snicker���������To af������t nn i^uht dollar hat  (or tuvttn eitthiy-iuue.  But Whatever the Cause -You   Can  Relieve tho Itching and Meal  the Sores With  DR. CHASE'S OINTMENT  Salt rheum and oedema are usually  worse ut this time of year because of  the sudden change ol temperature  nnd tho watery condition of tho  blood. ,���������..'���������;.-���������  It is not necessary to-rof or to the  suffering oauaod ��������� from thb intonso  itching nor to the tendonoy of these  ntlmants to spread over tho, entire  body, Tho essential point ia how to  bring nbout ouro, ana, if you havo  boon reading tho curoB reported from  time to time in this paper you will  already know that thoro ie nothing  liko Dr. Chase's Ointment ou ,a euro  for oo7,ema, salt rheum, psoriasis and  every form of itohing skin disease.  This ointment stops tho, itohing  almost as, Boon as applied, lessons the  disohargo from tho visicJes or blisters, oloanH out the morbid growth  and stlmulateu tho procoss of healing.  BconuBO othor treatments havo failed, yon may feel discouraged. But  in Dr. Chase's Ointment thoro is a  euro for you. Wo know this because  of tho,roportfl wo havo rocolvod frttiri  so many thousands,of oases,    y,.  For 'inBtahoo thoro is tho ouro of  Mrs. NoHio Masfloy of Oonneoon, Ont.,  who had psoriasis or chronic oencma  so bad that almost tho wholo body  was covered with sores, and'"three  doctors failed to euro hor, Ono doctor Baid sho oould novor bo cured.  Write to Mrs. Mossey about hor case,  Dr. Chuflo'rt Ointment, - COc. a box,  nt all dealers, or Edmonson, Bates  & Co., Limited, Toronto.  VV. N. U., No. 848.  '":������������������.. A Bishop'In a Donkey Carfc yy  It  was  some  years, ago,  wlien, ho'  was  Suflragen  Bishop: of West  and  Northwest London,, thnt the  Bisjiop  of Marlborough1 WaS Xoiio   day   seen  riding- in  a   coBtermonger's   barrow A  through a London district;    He was!  due, to: hold. a conflrrantion, ��������� but oni  arriving at   the   railway   station   he1  found, that   no   conveyonceytOi ,tho,  church oould be obtained.   To'wallc1  the: distance   was   impossible. Jjtjio  perplexed biehop wab* about, ^abn'n-v  don the appointment, \vhpn, .the'hiam-.  bio.,'���������'-. costermonger's y enrt ^iaPP,e^T64"  With sudden deciaion tKopotter..,wa������  arranged,  the  biBhop" scrambled  on  to tho cart,! the coatoriiiongor whip*|  pod up his donkey, and the episcopal;  chariot   rattled   through   the    High I  street to,,it������ .destination.   "--J  Sign Oourteiy.  Whilo notices to thb publio oro us*  ually mado with littlo reference to  polltonosB, tho traveler being likely to  meet wi^U, a warning ?r , a ��������� caution  couched irif stroi������g 'but curt*.; torms^  there is one place at least whoro tho  regard of' tho passerby is taken for  granted and is acknowledged. At tho  hospital just opposite tho East India  ���������looks in London notice boards are sot  u.) asking drivers, for tho sake of  those who aro ill within, to walk]  their Jiorscs past the building. That'  U a common enough request, but  what glveB it poculnr interest hpro is  that 'i..o driver, having compiled or  not with the .modest demand, is con-  lrunti'd nt the' othor corner of tho  building by another board, reading  "Thank, ynu driver."  ��������� " ��������� "* ��������� ������������������ - - 'i  Tho Spitting 8nake.  A snake found In Africa is oallfd  tho spitting snake by the Boors. It  Ib between two and threo foot long  and is especially bold and active,  readily, attacking every ono who approaches it. In confinement it is vory  <.uvaKi', <n>t:ii\nn lU niiiutli mill i}c<;!-  ing its fangH, from which tho poison  may be oftf*������ obju'rv^d to .dron ������r.d  even Honi'������tlir������t?M to \u> forcibly HccU'Vl;  whenoo tho name given it by the  Boom.  Aft^f 20 years of Iritense Suffering.  X; '>.; y'Xy A..:*:."1-/. .'*. ','.;,":.''��������� V      ;.  '������������������I'havo b6f>n"v������01Icted for /twenty yeare  with aii obstinate akin disease, called by somo  M.D.'s. psorlaalfl,. and others leproay, com-  mflriclna oi^ my scalp; aad i#i tpito of nil 1,  could do, with the help of tlio most 8kliruJ  doctors,,It slowly but iurely extended until a ���������  year ago thia winter it covered my entire  person In tho form .of dry scales,   For,the  lMt.tliree y?ara I haye,becii.'unable to dtfanyl  labon aiid suffering Intensely' oil thb time.  Every morning there would be nearly a'Uust-  Banful ot scales taken from trie sheet on my  nd, somo ot them half M large o������?the enve-  lqtM) contalnlntr this letter; in the latter part  of winter my ������kln tortvmenced crnekint; open.  I tried everythlnpr, ' nlmont, that coulcf be  thought of/ without' any relief. jTli������.18th of  * out; In nopcH I could reach  I reached Detroit and was  r   ...... ���������jsrlit I sliould'liave to ro to tho  hospital, but TlnMly  got. as far BS.Lanslnir,  oh., wherQ_I had   a. sister llvlr  the Hot Bnrlnirs.  ao low. I thought  hospital, but Tln.���������w   .   ���������,  Mich., whore I  had   a. sifter living.    Ona  * l������r. ������������������ treated ma about two weeks, but did  me no sood,. Alt thought 1 nnd but n abort  time to; live. . I  earnestly. Brayed-'to..die,;  Cracked through the skin nil over my bncle  across my ribs, arms, handsrlimbs| feet tmdly  swollen: toe-nails came off; flnKer-nnils dead  and hard as a bona; hair dene, tiry and lifeless  as old straw,  O my (lodlliow 1 did suffer,  ,/.,v "My sister, Mr������.<JJ. II. Davis, hnd ������ smalt  lilart of ������boxof-Outlcura ln>Hie house,  she  "wouldn't glvoiunl said, 'We will iryCuticura.n  ioma ,wos app  m  on .one - hanii "and nr  . . . slnj lis  day, water about, blgodr lie  Eloap freely is  ng and event  n just six woeus from tlio time . .  my skin as.smooth aL.thu sheet of paper.  Hiram E. Carpenter, Ilcnderion, N. Y."  ���������'.We hereby Mrtlfj* that we era acquainted  i|d Hiram 15, Onrpenlc  with the aforesaid lllram  know his condition to hava been as i  We beljeve hu.atatament to be true In every  .. Jnrpenler, and  lava bten as stated.  partleuiar."  ^mntf; a. A.. Thompson, j,lercliani; A, a.  Davis j Millard Is.  Jolnar,  M������rehant| Jonn  Sarpenter; A, M. Lerflngwell, Attorney and  ounselor-at-law, all of lienilerwn, N. Y,  AA.   _"   .".._   testlmoi..... ,   written January 10,1880, an'i'ls republished     --  'ilft  p   Apr  'ft.p"  eturn  .       _.    .    y Tsars hava nsssed   I  Have  ot forgotten thaterrlhle suffering I endurad  because, of  tne  permanency..  ....     Ifniler date ,of April 29, lOlfi, }Ar. Oanienter  wrote from his present home, fl|0 walnut  fit. flo.. Lansing,  Mlcn.t    "1  hi  ���������u  ai  The  above remarkable   testimonial was  i  i  i  I  Got forgotten w. terrible suturing j e  erora using the Cuticura itetnsdlM."  Bine* this mr* waa i������a������l* hy the OiHIeura,  lUmedles,.they have ma<l������ their way to every  fiart.of the clv(llseil worltf- . lS^-pag* QOok*  though man;  atji  '*, ������U  1   ha.     ....  ..   _   nsorlasH  a  ���������ar* hava psssed   1  lis  iirered'.  a   return   of-the  nsbrli  ,anc  Jiart ol the cIvIIUbu worm- ��������� ������ x .���������_,_  ft dei-rHWng humnra anfl tf/treetteme aI iha  ' "      ty thosr  ical OorporatVoo, iloiioo. u. li .4%T-  let a    .   . _  ...       .... ....  ���������kin will ha mailed free to those riMlrinir fur*  tliMjnformatlon by ttia V^ttj Drug JkCuatn*  *f!ffl/' T^y??������!  UWIHMMI!  !^:^?.|j^^*aj-,-awfci������T77^T  -,f  fT3.  TKE    CRESTON,  B.  C,    REVIEW.  1/  n ���������  A  >TF3P- 41  JL_J'1^XJL>'V_TJ_^ 1  sons in other walks o.. life, regards as"  ber fiist consideration the fee,to be ob-.  tained by supplying a servant.    But itn  must be borne in mind that dealing with  the agent  ls  the employer,  and  if she  would demand good service,''and would  refuse to apply where she does not get  such,, the careless or unscrupulous agent  would- not'flourish, and   make   money  'from   dishonest   or   inconsequent   practices.       iJ(  One error we women -xiiake is that of  occasionally   engaging- a   servant   who  cannot   supply   satisfactory  references.  ^ As only one who-has sinned knows the  sinfulness of iniquity, iso  only  the employer  who  has   made   misiak-s  along  i   these lines is competent to judge of \>.ov  serious* such mistakes may be.    I have,  ' * in   rny   younger   daye,   taken   Into   my  ,    household   moie   than  one  maid  whose  .. only "reference" was a letter signed by  ���������a name which, the bearer*, claimed, was  that of a former employes*.   In one case  'I learned  too late  that the applicant's  -' sister-in-law had  made out her certifl-  ycate   arid , Signed   it   with   a   fictitious  namey-lpf- another case I 'was too careless to'notice that the recommendation  iwas dated .two  years back,  but   Idis-  eoveied   afterward. ,tba������' sisnee, i������   -jijas,  written  the  bearer", had   gct^lrito'-bdd  company. and  become   a  hard - drinker.  That worse, results did not follow upon  my   negligence - must, be^ beeaus-e.. there  wish^'to spend another winter in the  country village 3b ^svhich 1 was making  my 'temporary 'Rome, another had an  Illness which demanded a surgical  .operajtSon and six months of rest, while  the third girl's mother weni bund, and  the daughtarVhad to return home to take  care of her.- And these.maids are but  a' few bf these from, whom I. have received faithful service-. It Is such as  thev who elevate their work to a standard -that makes it "impossible for one  to speak , of their station or labor as  "menial."   They dignify their work.  My readers may think that 1-claim  to be an exceptionally easy person to  live with. Far from it! In fact, I  have exacted of my servants" every bit  of work for which they were paid. But  in my dealings with them I have'tried  to be sincere. And right here. I bel eve,  lies the point at .which the trouble Ir,  domestic service, begins We housekeepers are > not sincere ���������With Our  seivants, or with other empfoyeis. We  are afraid. of our servants, or we have  a feeling of "Resentment toward them.  When they,'do.well, we sometimes hesitate to tell them so for fear they may  think that their efficiency warrants  their demanding higher wages. When  they'do wrongy'we are afraid to find  fault honestly and frankly, lest they  leave us. (Unless we get angry and  speak impulsively���������and this is just the  iS'a"spDe6lar"providenWthrt-^res"forv   "���������e  when  we shou1d  holf ������ur Peace'>  "fXow, what questions have you to^ask me?"'  HE   is   discussed   by   housekeeper*  ^^!   throughout the country.    The do-  |k>^   mestic   problem   grows  more  perplexing, and women talk as if they   ���������  were the slaves of their servants.   Per-'  haps  we   housekeepe* $. are. slaves,, but <  we dp much  to rivet  our chains .^irpon _  ourselves.  A reformation is needed. Since, for  reasons too numerous to mention, it  cannot begin with ;t'he servants, it mu3t.v,  with the employers. We so-called mistresses are largely responsible tor the  present condition of affairs.in domestic  service. Such being the case, we cannot expect reform until we start it.  A student of "social conditions tells me  tl.at the only class of laborers who command the situation are what he terms  "the servant-gin class" ' "They," he  affirms, "can make theur own terms,  can demand a raise of wa'gfs. can dictate as to the work they will do, and  their employers will accede to. their  demands rather than dispense with their  services.*'  Much of which Is true. But the servant is not alone responsible for the  existing conditions. The employer has  done a great, deal to .bring about the  state of things' which she n&wydepre-y^  -cates, and, for,, which she biimes the  employe.  ��������� -Jn' dealing with the domestic problem  are not we wo..ien lacking sometimes ia  sinceilty and in the courage of our:convictions? Theie are exceptions, I acknowledge;, and I sat recently near such  an- exception in an intelligence office.  She was interviewing a stalwart Celt,  telling her what sue required of her.  Just what her duties would be, etc.  Tii en she fixed the woman with a clear  gaze and said. "Now, what 'questions  have you to ask me?"  "Maa.n?" was the startled response.  "I say, what questions have you to ask  .c; ma? I have asked aii I wish, of you;  I have told you what I shall expect of  you^IjCI^engage you. But before*-this  matter Is definitely settled I want you  to make any inquiries you wish ana to  raise now'any objection?' you have* in  mind. This is.a business matter, and,before It Is closed both aides should know  aU about it. I have told you of the  difficult nbints In your work, and Jf you  fools, _ of which ciass, to quote the  Latin historian A "I was a part."  , Since those early  experiences I have  learned to Investigate thoroughly every  ,  reference, and to refuse, to en,gage the  < *' haaid whose former employer has "just  * .*" I        *.      I-  *'I have learned to investigate every reference.'"  have any protests to 'Wke^lfc's is ihe  time to mane thei/i. For wii'.a you-  agree to perform my-, work I want you1  to know just what lt consisvs.uf-.",^.    >  She   did   not  apeak   liarsMy,   but   decidedly,   and   T   found   myself,!,wishing1  that a'l women dared be as^frank ahd  outspoken.    '  , '* *     <" /    >'<  In studying the employment'agency,  the applicants for domestic service and  'the would-be emplcyer 1 have^ con-  eluded that the agent,  like many ppr-  ���������    i ���������     ���������  5?���������  sailed-for Europe," or has changed her  place cf residence and cannot be communicated with In person, by mall or by  telephone., <     .,   j , >  1 have not many comolalnts to make  as to results. Few employers have had  morevfalthful or trustworthy maids. 1  records gratefully lhnt one was In my  service for six; another for eight and  another for eleven years, and thet not  one of the three, left wKh -hard feeling  on  either  side.    One of  them  did  not  When we discharge a maid because of  some .evil .habit she possesses, we have  not the honest courage to refuse her a  certificate-of good character, or to tell  her prospective employer who applies  to us for this that the girl is unsatisfactory.  "BtTt," said a housewife to me. "would  you have me take away a poor girl'-?  only chance to earn an honest living?"  She Is not earning Van-honest'liv.ng"  when 'she takes money ^ for that which  she does not perform, or for being t" at  which she is not. If she drink's, you  have' no more right to give her cUan  .papers Chat will,admit her to another  woman's family, than you^have to- put  a menace to safetyv in the house of that  woma'n. If she is loose in her' morals,  what right ha\e you to send' her into a  home where ttfere ave your.g girls and  boys? Would I prevent her earning a  living? Yes!���������if 'in earning It she is endangering other people' It, is time we  understood that sineeiity and truth aie  the standards by which we 'must work.  We women sometimes let. weak sent-  mentality get into tlie way of our sense  of justice. An honest man would net  recommend to his neighbor the office  boy who had stolen from him. If he is  a fair man,, he will.let-his. principles of  truth and honor come-before his consideration of the individual. : Until we  w.omen do that, we. cannotyexpect to get  from our employes such service as men  get from theirs.  I do not mean that; one should not be  lenient and charitable with one wbo has  erred and is striving io do well.   But the  maid   who  drinks,   or  steals,   or  is  insolent,  or slothful,   does  not  belong to  this  type.   Give her affair  chance and  'take time to prove  her,  but when you  find (that  she is unworthy  of trust,  do  not   allow    her   to    impose    upon   your  '"neighbor   armed   with   a   certificate   of  good character signed by yourself.  "'The conscientious-reader may not believe that this kind of thing is done by  employers, but i1 is. I know good women  who  declare  that  tney  will   not, tell   a  disagreeable tiuth  about  a former em-  ' ploye.     They   aWi ' fearful   of   suit   for  -lib->l,   perhaps,   or   they   are,   I   fancy,  moie 'in   fear   of   their   own   distorted'  'ideas of true kindness.  . <}But, ^with Hie honest maid once in our  employ,   what  mistakes  do   we   make? >  {'In'the flr^t place,  we are alternat *ly r  lax   and   severe.    We   do   not   run   our  households  on   l)H<?'nes������-  rrfthrifia.    If  a  maid   is  engaged  to  do  certain   tasks,  bhe should be eXjitct d w v,v, t .em  vven,  ��������� and -regularly.   When -slfe neglects-the. n  she should be reminded,of this;fact, not  ' severely,* but certainly.not In a truckling,  half-propitiatory mannei.   One may say  with   perfect   kindness,,. {'Bridget,    the  silvor i ��������� ndt looking hp bright as X like  to see it.   Try to be more careful about  cleaning It.'.* In .the depths of her heart  the servant will respect the woman who  will speak thus frankly. But remember  that lt is only kind and honest to utter  a sentence of commendation when the  girl tries to, please you. 1 recall the  look of;-gratitude -oh the face of a new  maid who had served her first company  dinner after she came'to me. When the  guests had departed I went > to the  kitchen and told her of how well cooked  everything Was, adding, "You did extremely well." The quick tears sprang  to ihe blue Irish eyes. "Oh, ma'am!"  was the surprised exclamation, /'thank,  you for saying it. I did my best,,but  I didn t suppose as you' would speak  of  it!"  Long afterward I learned from her  former employer, with whom she had  lived for two years, that she "did not  believe in.-praising a servant;"* But  I also learned that she did believe in  reprimanding sharply when one did -Hi.  It is a very poor rule that does not  work  both -ways.  After -a 11. our servants do .. not have  as easy a time as we -employers like to  fancy. To'be sure, there is the sheltered  home, snd, sometimes, a comfortable  yoom; and. usually, good fare Bui there  is the labor which,''whiie not, exactly  lasting "from sun to sun," begins before  breakfast,in the. morning, and is not  finished until the������last dish is washed  after the late dinner at night. Against  this, one. may place good wages, no expense of board or lodging, kind treatment, and one afternoon and evening  "oft" each week.  "I wish 1 had as easy a job!" sighed  a literary woiker in talking of this  matter.  Does  she?    Would  she ask  no  other  recreation for six evenings. In the: week  : than to.sit in her room and read, .write  or sew?    1 question it.  Still every kind of work Is largely  what the worker makes it.    The maid  housewives insisted upon and paid tor  "specialists," the ..conditions we.regret  -would not exist A. So do not bljume  Bridget. She Is but doing what you and  J would do���������looking for a position that  brings in the highest p<?.y with .the least  exertion. Are you or 1 above such considerations? You may be an altruist.  The Ignorant girl who has not had your  , advantages is not, nor would she know  ' what you meant if you used the word  in her hearing.  But she do s know wvhat if means to  toe "kind hearted." If you are Inclined  to doubt it. treat her fairly, and then  wa>t jjntll you are 111 or In great sorrow, or sitting at the sickbed of one Of  your dear on s. If your maid ir. like  most of her class, she will sacrifice her  "afternoon off" or, maybe.- a" night's  rest to "help vou out." Of course,  Ther-? are rnaH*" who leave in time of  trouble, but tbey are the exceptions,  not. the rule.  ���������I am not shutting my eyes ���������_ to the  evils that exist. I have seen them, and  I have suffered from them.v My china.  rr>o.   hm*  been   bi-ol-en:   my-: hous?;   too.  iias been neglected'; I, too, have had*  servants who have'lied, somevfew have  stolen, some n#ve been ill tempered,  many of them have been ungrateful.  But ,that does not alter the fact that  thevemployers of these sarnie girls are  much to blame for their faults. As  long as you, my reader, pay your maid  more than most of yjur friends can afford to pay;, as long as you "tip" her to  keep her in a good humor when you  have company; as long as you spoil  her and allow her to neglect her duties,  as long as you are afiaid to speak the  truth' to her when she does w.-ong, so  long'will her class give unsatisfactory  service. Try to bear in mind that her  training, her ideals, her aims are different from yours. Do not let a matter of  "feeling" enter into your dealings with  her But be just and kind. If you  would have her honest, sti aightforward,  dutiful, tTeat her with strict honesty,  sincerity and Justice.  When we housekeepers appreciate our  duties along these lines, a better time  will come, and it 'will be a better time  for Bridget as well as for her nominal  mistress. ,  "She will sacrifice her afternoon off to help out."  Useful Hints  M  who performs her tasks faithfully and  .well, receives often.favors that are not  "nominated in the bond," and she>  should. When you engage her, you. do  not stipulate that when you are 111 she  is to wait upon you. oook dainties' for  you, arid arrange thie family meaJe,without di3tuibing you. Yet she often does  this, and scores of little tasks that yoa  did not hire her to perform. It is,  therefore, perfectly: right that you  should allow her to go out occasionally  in the evening when it Is not her "day  out," or give her a whole Sunday otf  when you and your family run out of  town for a week-end. Again, this is but  hone3ty and justice.  This is an a.seoi specialties, and the  maids who are" willing   tb   be   "general  houseworkers'   are  few,   ond   growing  fewer;    We cannot blame- the' class fo;  this.    Who  would  cook,   wait  on  tnby  wash dishes,-make;beds, sweep and du :  if she -could  get a position to do out  cooking,   or  onlv   walling  or chamber-  work?   Yet, when we try to find house-  workers, and  fall,  we complain bitterly  against the genus maid.,  Had not some  AHQGANY or any other colored  wood may be darkened by polishing  with coid drawn linseed oil.  To qiUckly cloud the windows in bathroom, etc., apply with a brush a solution  ol epsom salts mixed in vinegar. This  gives a capital frosted appeai-j^ce. and  becomes permanent if whito varnished  over.  When two glass tumblers or' dishes;  stick together so that there Is danger of"  bieaking in getting them apart, put coid.  wa >r In the inner one and boll the  outer one In warm water, and they will.  separate at once.      , t  Milk will clean piano keys satisfactorily, it will take out ink -spots of long*  standing. Uied In starch, it will give^a  satisfactory gloss. It will remove dis-  colora'Ione from allt mirror and picture  frames, iced with bluing for lace curtains. It will make them look like new.  THE   H;D tEg EBO 1H ER S'   E XCHANGE  IMPORTANT NOTICE  ���������n^BCAVSE of the enormou.  A< member of Icitera sent to  *-* the Bxohanoc, I must aafc  contributors to limit their communication, to too words, except  iii cases of formulas or recipe,  whioh require greater space. I  want all my correspondents to  have a'showing in the Connor,  and if mv request in this respect  is complied with, it wi'l be possible to print worn/ ������to������*c fetters.  - Attention is called to tha foot  thati Marion i TIarlanA cannot receive ^noney for patterns, as sho,  , has, no, connection with"any department that nella them.  not boiling���������water. Stir with a wooden  spoon in il the po( a has dissolved,  When add half a' pound of chloride'of  lime, bet i���������e pui in a wide pan -of  warm water, and Jet Jt stand, eovererl,  on the range until the mixture Is quite  If I were to ask for It now. Keep a  bt;|ght.,watch upon the Exchange-until  you see. lt. k , ,  Your inherited leclpe for tripe Is appreciated. Tripe l������ so,often and so  egregloualy misused In the cooking that  hot.     Then take It off and leMt cool,   < it has a bad-mime wlth'tlio-jo who have  Javelle Water  WIM.. ������omo ono tell mo i������ow to mnko  Java water, uned ifor waihlnir  eiotlioa? It la diluted with wator  kefor������ the clothe* nre put Into It. It la  excellent tor romovlnit fruit atninn, Iron  mat and.tho like. It contains either oiilorlde  of llmo ,or .potaah���������I forgot whioh,.  And la thore <nnyV wuy -.or .preventing  *pldor weba from accumulating In corners?  I aweap tliom owoy evory few dnya, but  thoy rcturir In rorco, Thoy are not nice to  mo. and look like alovvnly houaokooplng.  Fermlt nio to givo ,a reolpo for  ,      <    (Almontl Bread   '.   ,  keeping It covered all tha time,,, When  cold, draw off the clear liquor carefully;  strain through cheese idolh, .and -bottle.  Cork cloeely, and never leave the stopper out for a moment longer than riecen-  sary.  The cloudy residuum left ih the pot  may bo bottled for clearing kitchen sinks  of greasw as it Is a powerful alkali,* ���������  A small tencupful of javelle water,  ndded to a boiler. o>t /Water, *wlli aid  mnitcHully In kceitlnjjr [tne diothes \Whlte  and, will not Iniiire^ .the",f(itoWdsi }  The only remedy I know for the accumulation of spldois' webs Is to kill  the nplders when y6u brush down thc.Ir  webs. Bven In tho days of wise Agur.  tho son of Jnkur, the spider "took hold  with her hnndA nnd wan In klnp'/J  palnoos."- Destroy hon, nnd do not give.  hor time to deposit cges In the nest.   "  had no opportunity of, tasting Jt'at its  best! estate.  \ ri'7~" i   '  obks are cooked In It may tbe prevented by  putting   a   very   httle   flour   Into   tho   fat  i m-tore the eg(i* fto In, '  n If ''he imn In .which milk, cuatards  nnd aoln������l' (TreBsitifir'Hro to tie cooked bo  flrat wiped with a soft cloth, greased with  a little lai-d, thoy will neither atkic nor  ni'oicn.    ,   . /   .  8. When cutllnK fmhlv bnked bread or  on Ice, dip the knife In boiling wator for a  minute nnil the tank may be moie neatly  dono than with a oold,  dry bludo.  Mm   a. M. (Oak I'ark, III.).  Have  You /iny Pieces? <  Will you mercifully  maue room for thia'     iLYour brleflets nre unexceptionable. We  luquoat or your-or \'our';���������iCxchnngo? . ^v        *9Mk y������u forthem, as for the generous  Christ-T.ike Work'  -n-'T'i  .���������������, 'i ���������  W������ ilvo In tho omrtitrv nnd hnve for a  neighbor a widow who In vory poor In thia* <  worlil'a   Konils,     Hot    l-vcar.olrt   ginnilaon)  hnn boon .blind from hia birth.   Ho can juat   ,  aoo when a lamp la  liRlitod,  nml when  a  window ahawa tho aiinlhcht ontHlilo,    ~  augar, a tonafioonfuia or-bnklng powdor, a  Suartor teaanoonful or anlt and a well-beaten-  gjra ahould r  Two "and aJiiilf oiipa_ot. IJpurj, mioiipa of  , _   .        jpoonful of __ . _ ,.. , ...  Igga aliouuv be mixed  Into a aoft: ilnugh,  4<M then a quarter or ro" pound ot ������wcet  nhnondB, blanche" ���������*���������*     "   ���������   ' ���������--���������      *  Xqatly.work In  naiad oil.- . Knead  Almonds, blanched und wuDhvd, but not cm,   ...    ..  i-  ...   -. hi, qf tho  boat  faithfully,  r.   noiir tho Unonu.....  dough .Into pleoea abouf  IU  glaaifuia ,qf tho  beat    _... ,--.-.... ih> dough falthtuny, ^no  not lwvo.lt too etltt.    Piojir tho Unending  baud wall, ,Cut tha ,*���������-���������-   --���������- ��������� '  na large ara modliit  tntMi on tlla  board     ,���������_    adiould ������x tend a from one aldo of the bald nlr  van ta Iho othor.     irlour���������not greajc���������the  jpan,   Iiaka In a brlak oven tn n light In-own.  Am aoon^aa tho pan la wiinovod from tho-  ovan, out tlio otrlpa Into two   or Into four'  inch pjeoea.    If thia la not done wit once. .  while tlio almonda nro aoft, you cannot out  tlio roll* neatly, ���������    ���������      '*  Th������ roplpa;allow* tor E doaen nleoea ot  _.      ^���������'       *-ou   mfcy   make hulf  Tho Informatlpn will bo aont to you  an ������oon aw .we  aot It.   Borne compan-  alonate roader will ������inoly lot you have-  It, -Jt.le a OhrlHt-Ulto work to let tho  light Into ,tt darkened life.  , I know a littlo child whono mother, ha^r-  InK.ino other little ones to carp tor, him  jiolthoi*. timo nor-.money, to axpond' upon  ciuifhrs'ror her.  .   Dear  feUowmombora l ot  the' Kxchnnao,  ^vliloh mcarm ho iiiulIi to un all)   Will thouo  of you who hnvo. after aprlnfr dronnmnklng  ia  ovor,    romnanta    of    mualln, < rlhbona,  riapst'    or ^any'<blta    or   droaa    gooda,  Which   you   do   not   need,, aond   thom   to  niof, I will utlllco them in making for tho  . woo. cronturo tho protty olothlng hor beautiful (llapoaltlon doaorvea,  . My own "bnby" and only<chllc* bolnff a  ('JiiU'or'H, yoa-aeo, I hnvo timo to bow for  thp glrllo, It I had the mntorlala,      '   i,,  I Imv4 ovor !000 ieol|)pn Knthored along tho  .W>,^������ iny ihounewltoly llfo.    I ahould  ho  otity-too hnpny to nuud iou a few ot which,.  '���������wo nro particularly'fond,'      ,r ' ���������'*  r'       Mra, u 1.. (nrooliljn, N. v.),  %f Select ythe favorite roclpoa for us by  all moans!  > >l  for  my own rulos, if I nlculk behind  oqulvooatlon that , to oak ftfr- odda  ends or. atufffl largo enough to mako  baby apronn nnd hIcIHh nnd hair ribbons In not bogging for. "clothoa1'���������tho  Krandtriothors , and fond ttunta and  "foollBh" mothers among, my bolov^d  oonntltuente will "forbenr to* blame me.  Will thoy,,.prove, their .fniglvonowi by  wrltln!flr!to .me for tho ^iddrotao of tho  mpu\ber from Brooklyn! ������������������.���������>���������*������������������.  offer  of  reudlng mutter,  address.  1  hoid  your  4n Ear Trouble  Irft me ������n*v to "M, M." (Now York city),  concerning the illschnrvc- rrom her ear. that  X had,tho aatne trouble foi many rnontbH,  I toolc no fewer than h.xty tu'ntmentB from  an tmlnont cur Kiieolnlltit, none or which  did mo any wood. At lnat a fi'li'iid told mo  to uae pel oxide of hydrogen. I pouted a  littlo Into a ;oaapcft>nrand added th aamo  ' quantity , of wutir. Then I, wormed ��������� tho  mhctuio Unci had an naamahr pour It into  my car dally. , ,.        i .   .  ftcault:    1   hktve  not   had   the   discharge  alr.ee, nml that v^m* mnnv years, ngo..   ,  ' HYMl'ATHWBH, (I.ouIhvIIIo.  I<v.).  Instead i of forwarding your lotter by  mull to tho one to whom you como with.  pilntiiig thus much of \he pnthetlc  sciop >of a lettti Ih to tnllsl U,e ������ym-  pnthles of tho Bxchnnge In the lo-neiy  shut-in. Send to me for her titldicfis,  and wend her lmoieHtlng boo'c- ti Uv-  guile her solitary hours. Her story  brings to mlnu vlvldiy |imt >-uch, a -  mother shut-In who died last yonr nfter  six years' reddence In a hospital f'r  Ir.cuinbloH. She wns an orphan and  an only child, and ao far m she knew,  hnd not a relative upon earth. Our  thoughts leap forward eagerly to the  hope of the home In which abundant  cormHttiHullon shall be made for the  awrul Isolation of fifteen "barren years.  Meanwhile, let our shut-In bo rcmem-  bercd In prayer and in deed. "Inaamuch  as yo did unto one of thcHe, yc did It  unto me,   is a sure prom loo.  ''        For Varicose Veins  rtacontly "M, A. O.," one of your cor������  Ti-rtrondentH, mentioned-rhubarb root aa a  ei'r-\ for varlcoH. velnn. I um muoh Inter-  eatod la this, and wlah to .know how nnd  \, ,ioi0 rluiuaib. root la obtainable; in what  form It I* . taken, at what timo und tn  what quantity,  Helpful Offers  In answer to fi. query on tho aiibject, you  old mo that tlio oignnturo u conndentlal,  I now malca my appeal dlreotiv to "M.  VS.  a," > V. K. U. (Illon. N. Y.>,  The request for particulars of tho nl-  ������������������ ���������   -    ���������      iy bean mado to  answer througli  ���������������������������,,���������, J Hympatby andi advlee, ]'Inaert It horo'     ,      _     , . .  .  l}Eb srB ,ntodirtrtv.fto.ai'r^ ������AwassM?vjs ^i$^i������rs2& * ffivp: ]^p%^ a  Cothlng,      is ,n dlreot vlo.at.pn^f     ^oe^f^jly use, H shouhl be, ulJ; ,   ������'-w^^������^'r,ff rJ������ **%  inko     danger of blobd-poWonlnir fr6m rust or '  muy bo had from iho drugging.  Dtlior for������Ugn(.8uluitanco,   i  ,    ,',      :i,     ��������� < -      An Endless Chain  A:Su,mmer Beverage  X recipe for'singer alo ia naked for by n,  membor froni.Ht. ^Nloholtta, I'm. 1 out lliU  from your Cornor a tow weeka pgo, I  think it. la what nhe waiita  If  "it.   r*.   m."   (rittaburg,   Pa.)  wants  iM>-liit>H   for   canning   lieot.i , and    atrlngr  In mm,   t   can   pl\i*  them   to   bar.    I can i  til ho  mind   ti uutwortliy  roolucu  for  pack-  inu PKi'.t,, whii li I have uul(1 for yenra.  I)o   you   want   a   formula   for   "suuoi* >  lnnti'nv' lo go wili yom  Ci< rman roclpcaT  And I can toll you how to muko German  dilh wield en.  And dotsa anybody want to know how  to uho n birnd nils.tr?  I.nKtly, will the member, who offered dl-  rcctlonn for llrolean cooking'plt-aa(i let ua  have thom?  Mra.. C II.   fCboaterlon.  Ind.).   ,  m It troes without Bnyinx that we shall  be dollirhU'il to (tot such valuable, nddl-  tions to our BtOclt ' of trustworthy  rcclcoH. Please lot us hnvo them at vour  convenience, Onnninnr and i pickling  time-will lie horo before we ar* rcidy  Ab to the, UroloBS .cooker, minute  roctlons . cOmo with,, each pc'  c-uokor You can hardly uo amTH������. ,..������  uistom-or us ntc thp.lul)oi'-nnd-fuol-6aiy*  lutr mnchlnes U rnDTdlvcrowinK and thw  warm wnnther will mnk������ thom vet more  nopular. ^  Preserving Eggs  veolia   ago' In   the   Kxihfl  rectlona .for  .proaorvjng  Mav ~J add 'a fow wbrda to th'o������o direc-  tlonii? Yoiraald, "l'ut down a lurge number of egga at opco.  and  pour the aolu-  nute jdl-  patented  T������8( The.  Soar Queen  Mother of tho  ISxchango:  doalat.    *'��������� -  Plcuan Joalat. Thia .poor creature haa  had hor myei" opnned tn tho faot that  tliaf   aamo   Wxohange    la    an   "endleaa  In  .|������i  . When Cooking Tripe  ? ?. JLeoSI,t '���������������uo,of tlioTcxolinmie   I wivw  ? JSAJ^V^*^ ������u*un������a .without  ico.  ' Mlfl0.*or fut������l>'Oi uao,. but, I eunnot  .Will you kindly roprlnt It?  I   pa������B   over   to   you   my   fathar'a  lay  ���������ttmori't  brtnd  quantity, ir you like..  Tlu������ ol    "      * "  -  l all In ...   ...���������. _  ���������jfoii may keep U_Ajon  Tha oil u������nd na ahortenlni  ait all In the bread whan thn   iy fcaap It a long tit  aoggy,  or  anyjMji  Sa*������  tlTti  tt la not tuBted  .    latter la hnk������il,  time, without find;  noflis (AtJnntn, fin,),  ���������1 think ������������������Javelle Wntor" (������ what you  would liko to got. This lB-my rocli-o,  .token from my lateat cookbook, "Tho  JinuapVeroorV wet������1' "  . IMt 0 pounda of baking aoda into q.  large atono or porecinln-Tlned pot and  , pour over It 8 quarto of- warm���������hut  . ., . h|over"|'t<r-you  Mat������rlalai two ppunda of trine, 1 onn of  toniotoca, S onions, $ tahlOBpoontula of ilpur,  1 tahlaanonroul of augar.  ijoII iho trlpo for half an hour.   Pour off  tho water and nut In the oan of tnmatoea,  Cut the onion* mtoauartarai add t  and ponpor, und anlt tn yiaie,   Coo!  - - -- ��������� "nd **  m iiS^li0 '&������*)''L'W*nF.w'' t'"*1 may bo  or .uae to other houiJ>mother������.  iJ'Sin? .'J. 1H!>?b.*r. of l"������ol<������ which I ahould  \������������K I'li.L'i"l m������o nu*1 Infnrmnl clrciilat-  ������p������ library.;  Any ono r   !li"rn  If weloomo to the  the.Wn'unloY nvonlng Pnai Jar "two yonrii;  ,.,'' \'.. ,.tyi   '���������    Ginger Ale'  ������������������  , Powdered augnr, 20 poiindas lemon or llmo  Julco (lluld). It) ouncea; honey, l pound|  brulaed ginger root, S3 ounce*; water, ill gal-  lona...  tavo answered thlrty-flyo (I) lottora,   ling In each tlm euro I found etiloa-  aloua   ror   ''aaaliloa."    Not jiavlng   hoard  nendl  Cut the onloria (nto.auartarai aaA ,t ic aug-r  -nd nooper, unit anlt tn taate,   Coot  nr an hour,   h end tlm four Into i  naate with a littlo wntai  lh_o ooinjenta of tha pnt.  taate,  four  ��������� hero  .  alowly  Into, p.i amnotn  ������ll2mu������,J,...^iP������JI,.n \������ ^m,   I hnvo  taken  i  .h??.iXr<,.?y ������v������nlng Pom for two yenra.  luir?.  iL'-UKf-t0  M". It on  tn  nnmo ono  ���������IS? i������''.C.* JI!iX5!������^*B,, 'J'   T' n,>'8������ "e willed  Tor in tn* fiVf-ning  and rsguiurv.  un cu������y  ���������,\'t JWi'.K-^UJ.^fwwo  dlacolornilon   from  nojl the ginger and a gnilona of tho water  Add augar.  lemon julco  f���������of   tho  wator.  for half an hon  -       honey    wit   n through. cheMeoiotii,..When tno mv  turj ia perfectly cold, ado the beaten, white  eld augar.  lemon julco  the. Mat   of   tho  wator.  il.V.When tie m x-  ohaln."  1 liavi  ding  11B    fOl                  again from a Blnglo one or tho wrltura,  I cannot tell whothor or not tlioy wore  benollti-d by tlie roulpo, .  Hero .'a  the. uoinioiiaed   formula.    You  may print It If you Illco.   Hut, oh. don't  ������������'������id   my   orror. (which   aomo   noralat   '  calling an "ad") to anybody tiae.  Hi  or" i *g������T u'riil* an oii rice "ofT ea*unce"6f'"l������n)pn,  "    atantl   four   dnya   iicrow  bottling  Oure for Sonblee (1. e. Itch)  a.  t*t it  H, ii.  ill.  dnya   lierorn "holt....  i.si, Jimpii, Mich.).  l>lcture. fronioa,'"  J.wator tief'ora "ndiilrig it'"to  A'.  , It  mav ba.wonn'M ovar   Into   a good  "aooond.day dlah,'' "  ....    . .   O..A..-W, <New York olty>.  Ifavlrtg njreafly publlahed a requeat  fer a ronotltlon. of the repine for aelf.  freoKlng- Ice cream, I a-njiope'ui thnt  your wlah will ba granted aoontir thnn  Kn*iol!J2,,^ll[.l������0n,ft  w,n  '" mt,m  : JilMpttU,?';.'KlPr *pwtt������E Jh" ���������nueennn In  ������������������������������������i*"^.*0 ",0 "I11*! nnd bottom.  ..ivTo..j:fl,l'������Y������_tn������voder of mil'ma. from n  From a Shut-In  .:. J ,havo been - oonhned, to mv..hM fnr.flf-  ttan/yenr*. I hnvo jtflllior. father, moth r,  broth j r jior.alater,   My onlv ao'aco la waif  ft  th������-in Jn liiUewnrm water. ���������  fl,   Tho   ������putiering, of   frying   fat   when  ��������� -... .- .r<"l ���������> ivirtion of n morv nf youra,  nulillnhed yearn ngo in ni-rlnl form, . I im  , ' ..', ��������� * . J'> >*rt iho honV. if It hllB  tK������n tmhllthad In hook form.   Tli>r������.waa a  ...i;s',i       m. u. ?, <animt!n, T������nn,i,  The qtientlon relative to the honk hue  hoilri anaw<������rcd by mail.    My object In  Mix with pulverixrd sulphur i-noiwh  vjutilliii to iiiukJ- ������it olniiruni. Itub hum  thoroughly, tfito the pnrca, cf the akin, at ..  night, whllo Htuwllnir buforn n hot flr������,"  Tl-.on alen* l������ftwfr,������n woolfn.blank*la, tn  tlio morning, take a hot bath, oiennalng  tlio akin woll, ualng plenty of Mian,  Itopi-nl th* nroo������aa .ihreo tltnea lo hn  ������ertain_o* porfeot orurtloatlnn "ol tho ilia,  enao, Thon oloatiao all olothlng and hod-  rtli:g to provoiu.a return,,  _ .,  T*r������.% K, (North iirookflo|d, X. V,������.  Ynu ahull huvo no more lottora upon  the miifih������iM~ntftn������0ut mnttor, The r������cl|>e  Im  ho  flit'iilt*  uml  coiioIho    thut   ovory  bruin ahould ho able to retain it,  Homo .wenlin ngo1 In the Kxihnnge you  gave direction* for preserving egga In  wutcr-giaaa    , >     . ,         fow, worda to tho������o dlrec-  ,    i  pga nt.oncw,   ,im  ^v���������,   %,��������������� w.-,  tion over tliom."   ' '  It often liappena, that. ono. cannot get  many egga nt ono time.. My ninn haa been  jo iirenure the aoluilon. In a largo iJar. and  If It la set In tha'collar, to, put to. board  between It nnd the lloor. Then I add the  rgga from dny to day���������������lx, eight, a. doxen���������  juitna I can npnro them. , \, ��������� , ������������������ X-  ..I liovo acme now that, wero packed, last  May.   I moved thom in June, and again,in  Beittomber, "  ���������      tion, nneke  u hundred  time,   "WoLwere~wa'tlhgi'until wo oould get  . inoro wnier-frmaa, "hi'tptto,of all,(hia. tlie  ^"Ta ara at III \n good_eondltlon.  il. D. (Villa Qrovo. III.).  Ynu hnvo conferred ngomilim benefit  upon wn by rolntlng your experience In  tho matter.of.mworvlnt egg*, tl town.  t . tmirnrlae, at tno-gtory.  ITiove never*  Hacked down cggN In wntor-glnaa, but  f\\ iu   have, reported   f<������vorut>Iy   upon  the proocgMi and without asking quoa-  tloim. I hud tho Idea that, nne������! packed, ������������������  they ahould not ho dlxtttrhoil or tnlcon '  out of tho woUitlon oxoopi when, a few  were r->mnved nt n timo for.MtatwtOUito  ui-c.  Whnt you any Hlmpllflo* tho, i>roo-  ������������h   mniorlnily.    Aa   ynu   roinnrk,   fow  hnimewlvea Knthor doxonn, of .eggn at n  time rot* winking. wh������r������rl', ww lion-  wo'ii.-in <nn the ICiirIIhIi call thorn)   can /  add  io' th* Mtoronnilor t)iei������.nliitlAn������������������m i  fow dully. We or., your griuefol dobtora  loveo mam in juhc, ami iiaain.ut  ', rfnoy wera-tgfcen from theiaolu-./  ed In a hall and traniportcd over  I mllea on tho train. Thoy wore  ie aolutlon .for two weaks.at r  t were wa'tlng. until wa oould ge'  .[ifi'r'a^iaifio^" *hu- ^  for neuihif Via right  'iy>;v"  y.ij..  .^mMMIIImiMHIIM  \ BB  tsmarnm  naoi  THE -CRESTON,    B.  C,    REVIEW.  rf.m^fmgm n]y. i������ aniwwui m������ Bj; i'  THE CANADIAN  BANK  OF COMMERCE  SJR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D., D.C.L., President  ALEXANDER LAIRD, General. Manages  CAPITAL, - $10,000,060"  _        REST, - $7,000,000  TRAVELLERS9 CHEQUES  Issued by The Canadian Bank of Commerce are the most convenient  form io which to carry moriey when travelling. 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'��������������� <. nf*!!..  ^a/ ���������        ���������*-      "V     ~*r     ***���������    ���������*���������*������"' ^"W     -IS*     ^V    "^r    -*'���������      Mv     -^r    ^r-    ^l"-    -"������������������-   ^^^  ^S*^ ^^T^ ^T^>a^ '���������   ^H^^BPVJk,  jCSZx ���������*���������������  The Leading  Hotel of the  Frait    Belt  Our  L,au  Guests  c4gain  Headquarters ior Mining M������n, ^g  Lumbermen, Ranchers, TourifU |g  and Commercials. dfe  'Ob! Mercy I.Has Anybodv Seen  My Cat'r"  This particular cat, so, tbe story &p  goes, having found a 'bottle of jffk  N. B. C. Beer, preferred its joy- y(  .bringing qualities to a. plncn by ^7  '���������'bis own fireside." But you dou|t /tk  need "to wonder" to taste the ^r  ���������pleasures of N. B.f.C Beer.���������Sold 4&  at all hotels in Creston. J^  Nelson Brewln  R(1       I til      Wni- Go""  Vy*j lattll      Manager.  k \^'*>*i^ijri*&t*i^rfr0tojnh4**vpifi&wisim^  \:--.^.~m  J. B. Moran  Prop.  xsr  easonable  "orse Rfim  BBS  New Crop  Eni*  pMnAfnn  UlpdlUI!  DEPARTMENT OF WORKS.  Notice to Contractors.  ADDITIONAL LOCALS  The Officers and members of Wild Rose Lodge No. 39  K. of P., wish to express their appreciation of the eloquent  sermon preached by'the Rev��������� S. H. Sarkissian, in the Creston Presbyterian Church on Sunday July 2nd., being the  occasion of the Lodge Annual Memorial Service, aud which  sermon will live long in the memories'-A of .those members  who were privileged to be present. The thanks of the  Lodge are also tendered to the ladies -who so kindly decorated the Church with flowers. V  The Editor is in receipt of a communication, dated  at Boy Scouts Headquarters in British Columbia, July ist.  reading as follows; Kditor, Creston Review; Dear Sir. We  should be much obliged to you, if you would inform youi  numerous readers, that all information with regard to boy  scouts, can be obtained from us  on  application  for same.  Thanking you in anticipation,.  ..,.,.-<* Yjurs trul}T,  Victoria, B. C. T. R. Heneage, Hon. Sec.  School closing day June 30th., was marked by a very  enjoyable afternoon to the parents of the children, and other  invited guests, when Miss Opie, school-mistress at Alice  Siding Public School, and Miss M. Moore, of Douglas  Villa,   entertained  them  to  a  very pleasant " At home."  Miss Opie, dressed in a neat costume of delicate yellow  material, assisted by Miss More wearing  a  gown  of white  net, ushered the guests into   a  parlour artistically  adorned  with wild  marguerites.    Music  and conversation  whilst  enjoying the views from the casement  windows, made  the  time fly on winged feet, after which the visitors  were invited into the dining room, where  a  bounteous  spread table,  centered by the old fashioned pink Sweet William  met the  view.   Justice having been done to the good things provided  and after more music and songs by some of the  guests, we  strolled home in the dusk of the  peaceful evening,  having  spent a most enjoyable afternoon  and evening, a pleasant  memento of a first visit to Creston.    " A summer visitor."  Mrs. M. B. Long, of Pincher Creek, Alberta, has been  visiting with Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Pease, enjoying a summer  holiday in the glorious valley.  Mrs R, Sinclair Smith, returned home from the hospit-  tal on Tuesday train, and her many friends will be pleased  to learn that she is well on the way to complete recovery  from her recent illness,  The members of the Loyal Orange Lodge, will march  in a body to attend the morning service, at the Presbyterian  Church on Sunday Morning next.  The Agricultural Department of the Provincial Government, announce that they will shortly supply this district,  with a gasoline power spray outfit, and which will be accompanied by an expert, who by practical demonstrations, will  show Ihe fruit-growers of, Creston, what can be done in the  way-of spraying, by the- use of the most up-to-date methods  T������ny Covello, the Italian charged with assaulting Duck  Creek Indian " Daye,7 as previously fully reported in the  Review, was soutented to *i\\ months in juil, sentence to  date from the day of hi* arrest by I*. C. Gunn.  A)'''  Now is the time for those  fruit gx'owers who are desirous  o������ growing tobacco as wsU as  fruit to communicate with. Mr.  L. Holman of Kelowna, B. C.  We publish the following extract from a recent issue of  the Daily News which will he  read with interest hy all intending tobacco growers :  L. Holman, the Kelowna tobacco expert, who was engaged  by the provincial government  last spring to give a course of  lectures on the subiect at various points in the province  reached the city last night and  is a guest at the Hume.  Mi*. Holman has been engag-  in tobacco culture all his life,  at first -in Wisconsin and for  the past 18 years at Kelowna.  Near the Okanagon city he  has under cultivation 32 acres  of land, froin which he raises  j many hundreds of pounds of  Havana and Wisconsin tobacco  every year. He also operates  a factory where the raw! product from his own ranch ������nd  from those in the vicinity is  manufactured into cigars.  "I think from what I have  seen and been told/' said Mr.  Holman last night, "that tobacco can be < commercially  grown in this district. The eh-  mate is certainly suitable and  [ have no doubt, that the soil  would grow tobacco well. Of  course the most suitable soil is  black or sandy loam, but the  plant can be raised on many  other varieties."  Asked concerning the modus  operandi at his ranch at Kel:;  owna, Mr. Holman said that  the seed was first sprouted and  then sown in cold frames between April 1 and Aprxll5th.  About June   1   the Havana  plants are set, when they    are  about four inches high   at    a  distance   of three feet by eighteen inches apart*,, while the Wisconsin plants are set out at a  distance   of three feet by   two  feet apart.   They are cultivated  for three weeks and at the end  of four or five weeks the flowers appear.   These flowers   are  then picked off and thrown away, while'the leaves are thinned  out until there are from 18   to  22 on the Havana plants  and  from 12 to 15 on������the Wisconsin  variety.   ITrom 12 to 20   days  after the flowers are taken off  the plants aro ripe for the harvesting ond they are cut    and  taken to a shed, where thoy remain   for three months.   They  are thon graded and token to a  sweat   houao, whero they    aro  kept for three months in artificial heat and then allowed  to  cool   off for six months'.    The  leaves   are   then ready to    bo  manufactured*  "I have ti groat belief in the  future of tobacco growing in  this province," mniicl Mr Holman. ''There is a groat market for tho manufactured product and tho soil and climatic  '���������otHlitions are in many diH-  tricts  woll Buited to tho indus-  Colombia Gardens School.  Sealed Tenders, superscribed ._������������������'������ Tender for Sohoolhonse, Columbia gardens,"  will be received by the Hon. the MSuist-  We Stock  nesday, the 14th day of June, 1911, for  the erection and completion of a large  one-room frame sohqoMi'onse at Columbia Gardens,   Ymir Electoral District.  Plane, specifications, contract, and  forms of tender, may be, seen on and  after the 26th day of May, 1911, at the  office* af the Government Agent at  Nelson B. C, or F. H. Drake Esq.,  Seoretary of the Schoolboasd, Oolnmbia  Gardens, B. 0-, ahd at the Department  oi Publio Works, Viotoria B. C.  Each proposal must be accompanied  by an accepted bank check or certificate  of., deposit on a chartered bank of  Canuda, made payable to the Hoji. the  Minister of Publio Works, for the sum  of $160, wl ich shall be forfeited if the  party tendering decline rb enter into  contract when, called upon to do' so,  or if he fail to complete the work con.  tracted for. Tbe cheques or certificates  og deposit of unsuccessful tenderers will  be returned to them upon the execution  of the contract,  Tenders will not.be considered unkss  made but on the forms supplied, signed  With the actual signature of 'the tenderer, and enclosed inthe envelopes furnish*  ed. . The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.    <  J. E. GRIFFIjTH,  .   Publio Works Engineer  Department of Publio Works,  Victoria, B. 0., May 22nd., Wil  48 47 6  International Colic Cure  International Absorbent  Dan Patch white Liniment  International Stock Food  T������.+**..._>1 ir*:������*������������.������^-.^ s~*   International Heave Cure  in ;5o bottles  in $2 bottles  in .50 bottles  in .50  pkges  in  .5o pkges  ������  ������  5  5  *  >  A3! -gyaf������nt������g-iS by Tho international Stock Co  Creston Drug&Book Co.  :egmw^ja������ijaasai^^  S3SSSEBS559i  THE Plt������E OP PEACE  was so colled because of the  soothing effect of a smoke of  Rood tobacco. If you would  enjoy the effect to the fnllest  try auy one of the tasty brands  1   of our large assortment of  SMOKING TOBACCO  which is made of better tobacco  than was ever smoked by the  Iudians. Come right in when  you are around our way, and  smoke a pibe with ne. Find  out the brand you like the best  Oreston Wine  Spirit  5.  POOLE  Prop.  NOTICE  Publio notice is hereby given that  under the authority oontained in section  131 of the "Land Aot, " n regulation  was approved by the Lieutenant-Governor in Counoil fixing the minimum gale  prices of first- and Beoond- olass lands at  S10. and |6. per aoro respectively.  This   regulation   farther   provided  that   the   prioes fixed therein should  apply to aU lands with reapeot to whioh  the applications to purohaso wore given  favorable consideration after the date of  said regulation, namely April 3rd. 1911.  Farther notloe is uow given that by  virtue of a regulation approved by the  Lieutenant-Governor in Council on the  10th, of May 1911, that tho regulation  dated the 3rd. April, 1011, be held not  to  apply to applications to purchase  vacant Grown lands whioh were received by the AflBietant Commissioners of  Lands on or bofore tho said April 3rd,  1011,, and with roBpeot to whioh the  required deposit of fifty eonts per acre  had been received by said Oonimlulan-  ere ou or before the said April Sr*; Ipil.  ROBT. A. RENWIPK,  Doputy MiulBtor of Lauds.  Department of Lands,  Viotoria, B. 0��������� 10th of May, 1011.  84 47 61  >-^W������������M(i^W  The Greston Barber Shop  Billiards 'and Pool  Jftjnjv Robin sftte**^  Cigars and Cigarettes  Hot or Cold Baths  At Any Hour  Razors Ground and Set  tr;  ������t  Mr. Holman doos a largo  businoBfl in homo grown cigraru  in tho mtci'ior and haBi'oaohod  jv vory liiffh siajfo oE perfection  in imimifaoturing; tho Smokes/  Haxelwood Ic* Oream cut <**��������� 1%-  warn dale.  3u  pfANO.���������Now at railway station near  Oreston, will bo suorifloud for $250  oash, Kover boon nsod, Lady unablo  to Itoop it.���������Apply, tn first instanoe  Mm. A. G. MuNcinAM, 2040, Oolnmbia  stroot, Vnnoouvov, B.O.  Pourtoon loaveH of good broad for a  dollar, at tho City Uakory. Also cakes  of all varieties, try them,  Wor   Salo���������Eggs for hitching from  Martin's 'Famous Regal Strain of Whito  Wyandotton. Two dollars per setting  of fifteen.   Mrs .T. Boyd, P.O. Box 4,  All ohangos of nds, inuHt bo handed iu  at the Xlevluw OJIloo not laU>f than  We*n*-i4ay..>iooti in eaoh week*.  SAM HATFIELD, Prop j  ry vryins,etir>t"oT>vg a 5-ii n% yvtf st p aVyyyy* etffg a vk������'vin YygYinhiTr>  g Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables *  (B*At equipped Livery in Town) *  AUolsssof TURNOUTS supplied at short notice.   The latent stylos of  OUTTKRS and BUQGIBB for sals and hlro.   Saddle and paok horses a  ���������V',:'���������A:������������������'���������,���������:,:,���������;.;;^v'^p^e^a^iT. ���������'. ,'��������������������������� A-:'."X  Feed for tale.      Agent fear the McLaughlin Manffg, Go.     Hornen for salo  S am prepareA to fill ail orders, both by wire aad aaall, anjd meet all trains  at any hour of the day or night.   Oon^merbiai men and landeiookers, will  recolvo prompt attention  mm.. -..���������.���������������'.     I'       ' *   '       '.     '     t'      ���������,',.���������    * ��������� ..'l1' .'���������      ������M   _ ���������       ^     1  Phone 50  Sirdar Avonuo  Box 14  o  o  o  m   Jr none DU i ���������   wnmr avvuuq y . >. ,1 ���������<   , ������������fl *������      0  Z&SLSLSLSLSL$L$U^Jlk&&MSL$t.&.^9 " ������l 0JULB.������UftlltflOJ>1>^..MJJU^^  MIHHM^tfil  THE  AND  CARRIAGE  W������w���������n��������� iwnmnmiitii ournimm  WORKS  mammmmimmmmma  Buggion, J3o������iooratH, GitfH nud'Outiers, I'or snle at'roolcbottoni prjeos-  Wo do all kinds of repairing mid wood work with' dtHputah  Onr Hhop Is located mmr 110 Crouton Meroimtihi Co.  Wo aro also ngontfl for the Orngnn Nurniiry Curt-puny uud handla  Flat-olii!'!! 1'Yuifc Ttfnnfl  UMMWIIM'Wt.^  ������,    W. Ky BROWN    ���������  v".v ���������������"(.'. ��������� ������������������������������������������������������  i*J *f    <   '   *       'FJ,^  mmm.  iiwiii Ml   HMII ���������  HU... Mi J i|    liliil'inmin |   |   iijj | f��������� ijl i  s     \  THE   CRESTON,    B.  C,    REVIEW.  ���������'.ai*!  ' ,"^;  Akvay  43  0/1  If You Like to Drive  you can indulge yourself by engaging a  team from this livery stable for as long  aad as short a time as you desire.  , This Livery Stable  is also prepared to Bend n onrring������* **n  meet trains, to takey,ou shopping or calling, or to convey you to any June wed"  dings yon wish to attend.  Cameron Bros*  CRESTON LIVERY  A     MIPARE* T *  ������������������������       t.������������ ������ M ���������*.* m, jujt M m~l m~i M\  THE   CRESTON  SHOEMAKER  Best Workmanship  Boats and Shoes made to Order  A Speciality  Starfceg & Co.  B.C.|  Wholesale  Provisions,   Produce,   Fruit  CSea&rfti Cosa&aiBmoa Merobaa?s  | NELSON  Scggies aad democrats at cost, at W  K. Brown's carriage works.  For Sale.���������320 acres of crown-granted  excellent Fruit Land on Kootenay Lake  Lot 913. Apply, C. P. Hill, Hillcrest  MineB, Alberta 16-th  Fruit Ranch for Sale���������Fifteen acres  in good state of cultivation, planted  with 1800 trees consisting of apple.plum,  peach and cherry trees. Good five room  house aud stable one and a hnlf miles  from  Creston.     Apply   to  Walter   V  Jackson Phone 91 Creston B. O.  Subscribe to the EEVIBW today.  A complete stock of  Fresh Beef,Veal, Mutton,  Lamb and Pork.  t  Sausage, any kind"t  '  Hams and Bacon, Butter-  and   Eggs,   Lard,   Beef  Dripping, Etc.  Fresh Fish every Friday.  Smoked Fish all the time.  Our Smoked Salmon and  Halibut is choice.  P. BURNS & Go.  Limited  CRESTON  B.C.  Ring up phone No. 85, Ed. F. Johnson  when you need au experienced plumber.  PUBLIC   SERVICE   AOT  The qualiiying examinations for Third-  class Clerks, Junior Clerks, and stenographers will be held at the t olio wing  places, commencing on aionday the 3rd  July next:-Arm strong, Chilliwack,  Cumberland, Golden, Grand tforks,  Kamloops,, Kaslo, Kelowna, Lady smith,  V*  VUKIMUiaUIJA)  Nor|h Vancouver, Peachland, Revel-  stoko. Rossland, Salmon Arm, Summer-  land, Vancouver, Vernon and Victoria.  Candidates must be British Subjects  between the ages of 21 and 30, if for  Third-class Clerks; and between 16 and  21, If for Junior Clerks or Stenographers.  Applications will, not bs accepted if  received later than the 15th. June  next.  Further information, together with  application forms, may be obtained  from the undersigned.  P. Walker,  Registrar   Public Service  Victoria, B. C, 27th. Agril,' 1911. 39-46  LOCAL, AND PERSONAL  ������  See W. K. Brown aud got a now coat  of poiut put ou that old buggy, and  make it,look like ne.v;,.best work, and  lowest prices, at the W. K. Brown  carriage works.  British Col.umbia imports  each year something like $6,-  000,000 worth of butter and all  the cheese she consumes. This  could all be produced here and  much more if the farmer decided to do so. But the price of  land steadily advancing, the  market for hay and grain increasing, and the labor problem becoming more acute, the  outlook for an increased d^iry  output is not hopeful.  The Mountain trout continue  to come in from Summit, Corn  Boundary, Goat and other  mountain spring streams adjacent to Creston. At this  time -of the year Creston is the  angler's paradise.  The government road--gang  under SSuperiri.endent Benney,  have been doing good work the  past  few ,days grading McLeod  J. B. Moran, the proprietor  of the . Creston hotel, .always  enterprising, is installing both  upstairs and down, lavatories  of a most modern design.   .  The good work,of road grading that is being done by the  provincial government on' all  sides of us is quite apparent. 1  LThese- roads that were *on!y  a few years ago mere pack  trails, will in the near future,  be up to date automobile roads  leading inj all directions.  Fiist class 30b printiug at tne Review  OMce.������  Nelson Land District, District of  West  Kootenay.  Take notice tbat I Rosie Hunz, of  Spokane Washington, O3cupation Spinster, intends to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lauds ;-  Commencing at a post planted at or  near the Southeast corner of lot 8693  thence West 40 chains. South 80 chains  East 80 chains, North 80 chains, West  40 chains to point of commencement  and containing 610 acres more or less.  Rosie Hunz, Applicant.  J. Fisher, Agent,  Date April 21st. 1911 42-49  Nelson Land  District-District of   Wost  Kooteuay.  Tnko notice that I Stephen .ft'il'ery of  Arrow Park B. C., occupation rancher,  intends to apply tor permission t j purchase the iollowinfj  described lauds:���������  Commencing ah a post planted about  20 chains West of the Northeast corner  of lot S02S, thence North 80 chains,  West 40 chains, South 80 chains, and  East ^0 chains to point of commencement, aud containing 320 acres more or  less..  Stephen Jeffery, Applicant  - , J. Fisher, Agent.  Date May 6th. 1911 42-49  Nelson Land District-District of West  Kootenay    ���������  Take notice that I Charles K. Jeffery  of Arrow Park B. C., occupation Rancher, intends to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lands:  Commencing at a post pla nted at or  near ihe Southwest coi-uer of Lot 870,  thence South 80 chaius, West 40 chains  North SO chains and East 40 chains to  point of commencement, and containing  320 acres more or less!  Charles H. Jefferey,  Applicant.  J. Fisher, Agent.  Date May 5th. 19H. 42-49  NOTICE.  PUBLIO NOTICE .is hereby given  that, under the authority contained in  seotion 131 bf the "Land Act, " a regulation has been approved by the Lieutenant-Governor iu Council fixing the  minimum sale prices of first and second  class lands at $10 and $5 per acre respectively.  This regulation further provides that  the prices fixed therein shall apply to all  lands with respect to which the application to purchase is given favorable  consideration at ter this date, notwithstanding the date of such application  ������-h������������  nMvr  *4rJ\s*-*+   iVkn**   *'Ma������w   tnawr������*  mrWl**w>������o*9       "S������x  Ul    CltLftjr     \JLVJLfJf      IUUiU    U4l*JT      *-!*��������� V V   VWUU������*VUi        *���������*  the consideration of the same,  - Further notice is hereby given that  all persons who have "pending applications to purchase lands under the provisions of Sections 34 or 36 o������ the "Laud  Act" and who are not willing to complete such purchases under the prices  fixed by the aforesaid regulation shall  be at liberty to withdraw sueh applications and receive refund of the moneys  deposited on account of such applications.  WILLIAM R. ROSS,  Minister of Lands.  Department of Lands,  Victoria, B. C" April 3rd,1911.    45  Music���������Miss Johnson is "prepared to  take a limited number of pupils for  tuition in musio. For terms apply to  J. K. Johnson, residence on Victoria  ImUBesttfi  CRANBROOK  - B.C.  The  Funeral Director  INFORMATION is desired oa to  the whereabouts of Margaret Jaaie  Pish, aee Brown, last heard of in  Halifax, England. Please communicate with A. B. "Advertiser" Office,  Kimberley,  S.  Africa,  c4cBreatheabkiT?e,m?<J\! for Catarrh  The rational way to combat Catarrh  is the Hyomei way, viz; by breathing.  Scientists for years have been agreed on  this point but failed to get au anteseptic  strong enough to kill catarrh germs ani'  not destroy the tissues of the membrane  at the same time, until the discovery cf  Hyomei (pronounced High-o-me).:  Hyomei  is  the  most  powerful  yet  healing antiseptic known.    Breathe ic  through tbe inhaler over the inflamed -  and germ-ridden membrane four or live -  times a day,and in a few days the germs :  will disappear. \  A complete Hyomei outfit; including  the inhaler costs $1.00 and extra bottles,  if afterwards needed, cost but 50 cents.  Obtainable from your druggist or postpaid from The R. T. Booth Co , Ltd ,  Fort Erie, Ont. Hyomei is guaranteed  to cure asthma, croup, sore throa**,  coughs, colds or grip or refund yonr  money back. Sold and guaranteed by-  he Creston Drug & Book Co.  U PAY WHEN CU  ������.     ������������������aB.-e    or    *-  %w      ���������������������������  l#lSa  Iks &*  I**.b      1  SI   I  S3f   NO NAMES OR PHOTOS USED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT  NERVOUS  DEss������L������TV  dent and gloomy, specks before the eyes, with dark circles under them, weak back,  kidaoys irritable, palpitation of the heart, bashful, dreams and losses, sediment in urine.  Onr Nnr Method Treatment can cure you and snake a man of yon. tinder its influx  enco tbe brain becomes active, the blood purified, so tbat all pimples, blotches and ulcer*  disappear, the norvos become strong as steel, so tbat nervousness, bashf ulnesa aad doe*  pondency vanish, the eve becomes bright, tho face foil and clear, energy returns to ttM  body and the moral, physical and sexual systems are invigorated: aU draiiui ee*#e���������~s  more vital waste from the system. Boa't. leo quacks ana raklrs rob you of your tend  earned dollars.   We will cure you or no pay.  EVERYTHING PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL  READER:  No matter who has treated yoa, write for an honest opinion Fro* ef Cbar**.  Books Freo���������"The Golden Monitor"  (Illustrated) en Secret Duoues of Man.  QUESTION LIST FOR HOME TREATMENT SENT ON REQUEST  IRS.KENNEDY&KENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Aye. and Griswo!d Si,   Detroit, Mich.  Al! 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 in Detroit as we see and treat  no patients in onr Windsor offices which are for Correspondence and  Laboratory for Canadian business only. Address all letters as follows:  SRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor, Ont.  fg^WOTiCE  B  Look at Sunny  In British Columbia's  f You Wanttosei  the Choicest  Best Climate  Greston, ^B. C.  Has never had a orop failure..  ������������������������������������������������������������������  Has no damaging froBts. ;  ���������������������������������������������������������������������.  Minimum tomper&turo 1011,  3 degrees  above zero.  ���������������������������<���������>������������������������������������  Grows apples that are first prize winners every yoar in competition with  tho world.  \ ���������  ������������������������������������������������������������������������  Hu an idasl and mild ollmate.  ������������������������������������������������������������������������  Has th* most farored looat^on, clone to  markets, ample transportation facilities, two raUroftd������.and,a navigable  *lY������r.  nvestments  ���������*��������������������������������������������������������������� ������������������������*>���������������������������������������������+���������������������������++������  Creston, B. G.  Is situatod in tho Kooteuay Valley,v  between Kootenay Lake and tha  United States Boundary Line, 70  miles Southeast of Nelson, 70 miles  Southwest of Oranbrook, and 100  miles Northeast of Spokine.  Distriot oomprlHBB the largest area of  genuino, proven fruit lands in the  provirioo, 00,000 noreB in one block,  ������������������������������������������������������������������������  Has the <lnality and quantity of land to  oompoto fav-brobly ngftluflt the com-  morclRloreii^u ofthw world.  A 1280 Acre Block  ��������� " *  ',-������������������������ Sest Soil, Level, e/lhundance of  .      -      '  Water, Good ^Upads, Spit able for  Colonizing or Subdividing  20 acres one half mitefrom tojpn, sttm-{mprol>ed; duelling.    160 acres one  mite froni" toypn, finest soil and situation in the Glorious Kootenays  Also other tracts Improved anct unimproved high grade fruit lands at lowest prices, alt genuine propositions  What Lord Justloo Grantham said: For a  safo investment I prefer Creston to any  ether placo in British Columbia.  What Hon. Thos. Taylor said: Ores.  ton Distriot is the gardon of British  Columbia.  What Andrew Carnegie said: The  wise man invests his1 money in good  real estate  What Jacob   Astor did, mado $50, ���������  000,000 in renl estate in 30 years.  . Gain hoalth and wealth, and prove  your wisdom by buying frnit lands in a  , proven frait climate, and where no  irrigation is required. '  ���������g-s^-jij^'*^* i^^ y j������^-������������iy  Apply to the  A-       c^ier  nl lii ii ������iilil  sumaM  mmm  Creston  &itish Columbia  <v  v- "I  Referencest Canadian Bank of Cqmh\���������rcet Creston, B.C.rand'Bank of Montreal, Rossland, B*C  V'c  ..���������", ���������. .\  *"  it    ,*L.....^.: ~.L-A^mm.-Mm~m  ������������������'-- '  -'���������'���������'- -������1-  MHHM  ���������Jjb  '"<���������'   ���������!.' -it,'..  mm  ."if     '  m  ���������r .'   ���������'   I.'. THE    CRESTON,    B.   C,    REVIEW.  THE PERFUME  OFJHE  LADY SN BLACK  By GASTON LEROUX.  . A������tb������r ������f The Mjratenr oi tba Yeltew  Room."  COPVRlGBT. 1909, BV BRENTANCS  (Continued.)  The unhappy woman soooeo. sne  struck vyitb desperate nauds at tbe  door which Bernier oi>*ued to us.  She motioned me to enter the Httle  parlor at tbe right, which was just  outside the bedchamber ot Old Bob.  She took both uty hands In ders and  aaid in a voice wbicbvi snail never tor-  get*.    Ay: 'Xx -y:':Ay^ A A   .,-;���������.  **Youv are my; bbyV frlerin. lell him  that he is pot th^ .only on*5 who has  suffered." And ahe added wun a sob  wbicb .shook her whole frame:  ��������� "Why will be Insist ou not telling  me the truth?"  I bad not a word ro say. W hat could  1 have aiijswered': I had breinued the  perfume of tbe Lady in Black;  Yes: she treated me as an old friend.  She toid nie everything that 1 aiready  knew in a tew sentences as piteous  and as simple as a mother's love itself, and she toid >-me other culngs  which Rouletabille had kept a ������ecret  ���������from me. The tviationsuip between  them bud been guessed by the one as  surely as by the other, feed by v sure  Instinct, Mme. Darzac bad resolred to  take means to learn who was this uouletabille who had saved her from death  and who .was or the age of her own  soo and wbo resembled the lad wtiom  she bad mourned as dead. And since  her^arrivai at Mentone a letter nad  reajched her containing the proof tnat  Rouletabille bad lied to her in regard  to bis early life and bad never set toot  in any school at Bordeaux. Irauieci-  atalysbe bad sought the youth and  had asked for an explanation, but ne  bad burried away without replying.  ���������*Wby did ibe not throw himself intc  my armsVwh'eb1 opened tbem to bim V  she moaned. "Ab. my God J If be refuses to bo Larsati's son, will be aeve.  consent to be mine'*"  1 was almost beside myselt. I feisse*  her bands and entreated pardon toi  Rouletabille. Here was the result oi  my friend's schemes to save her pain.  Under the pretest ot saving her from  maae up for all the years they bad  lost: I beard bim murmur, "You know,  mamma, it was not true that 1 stole!"  Hut where was Bernier? I entered  the lodge from tbe left, for I wished to  know the weaning of the cry and of  the shot wbicb 1 bad beard.  Mere Bernier was at the back of the  room, which was lighted only by a  tiny taper. Her features were distorted with fear.  "Some one tired off a pistol!" 1 said.  "What has happenedV"  "1 do not know." she responded.  And at tbat moment  1 heard some  one open tbe door of the tower, and  fere Bernier stood on tbe threshold.  "Bernier!   Wbat bas happened?"  "Oh. nothing very serious, I am glad  to say.  An accident without any importance whatever.   Darzac while placing  bis revolver on  the stand   beside his  bed accidentally Sred it off.   Madame  naturally  was frightened and scream-  ed. and as the window, of their room  was open she thought tbat you and M.  Kouletabille  might  have heard  some-  thing and Astarted but to tell you that  it was nothing/'7     ?V  '"Daf-zae'iias cotne iu. then?"  "He got here almost as soon as yon  bad left the tower. M. Sainclair.   And  the shot was tired almost immediately after he entered his bedroom.    Ybu  can guess that 1 bad a pretty fright!  1 rushed to the door.    Darzac opened  it  himself.    Happily  no one  was injured."  "Did  Mme.  Darzac go  to  her own  room as s^on as I left the tower?"  "At once. She beard M. Darzac when  he cauie in and followed him directly  to  their  apartments.'  They   went  In  almost at the same moment."  "And Darzac���������is he still in his room?"  "Here he 1$ now."  1  turned  and   saw   Robert   Darzac  Despite the gloom of the place I saw  that his face was ghastly  pale.    He  made tae a sign and then said very  cala\ly and quietly:  "Listen. Sainclair!    Bernier told you  about onr  little accident.    It is  hot  worth  mentioning to any one onless  some one should speak of it to you.  The others perhaps have not heard the  shot,    tt would be useless to frighten  all these good people.   Don't you think  so?   Now I have a little favor to ask  of you.    It is only to persuade Roule-  \ ta bille to go tc bed-    When he is gone  I my wife will calm herself and will try  i to get the rest that she needs. Every one  \ ot us has need of rest���������and silence."  |     1 pressed his hand witb a fqrcewbich  l attested my sentiments toward bim. 1  j was persuaded that both ne and Ber-  | nier were concealing something from  i us���������something very grave, '-'��������� ���������  ..    . |     Darzac re-eptered   his room, and I  Larsan be bad plunged a knife into ber ��������� i went to find JtSooietabUle in the sitting  heart.    1 felt as though 1 had no wish { room 0f oi<j &oti.  to  know-any   more of  the story,    li  went out of the square tower cursing j  Rouletabille roundly. I went to toe  court to look for nim. but found it deserted.  At the postern gate Mattoni aad  come to take the 10 o'clock watch. 1  saw; a light in Rouieta bille's room, and  I hastened up tbe rit-Kety stairway ot  the new castle and quickly found myself outside bis door. 1 opened it without knocking.   Rouletabille looked np.  I told bim all tbat I bad heard and  my opinion of bim tor bis actions.  "Sbe didn't tell you everything, ray  ���������friend," be replied coldly. "Sbe did  not tell you tnat she forbade me to  touch tbat man. Do you Know wbat  she said to me yesterday? Sbe ordered me to go away. Sbe would rather  die than see uie take issue against my  father.''  And he laughed, laughed! Sucb  laughter I hope not to near again.  Hia face was uot a pleasant sight to  see as be uttered tbe words, not suddenly it seemed to be transformed.  "Sbe ia afraii tor me," he said softly. "And l���������l aro alrald tor ber���������omy  for her. And I do uot unow my lather.   Ab. God help me'"  At that moment tne souud ot a snot  rang out ou toe ingot, roi lowed by a  cry ot mortal agony. Ah. it was again  tha cry tbat 1 had heard two years  ago in tbe "inexplicable gallery." uouletabille tottered; toeu ne bounded to  tbe open window with a despairing  ���������burst ot anguish:  "Mother, mot ner, mother!"  1 leaned after him und threw my  *rmsnround his body,dreading wont he  might attempt Quickly he turned on  roe, threw me off aud precipitated himself wildly through corrinors. apartments, stairways and courts toward  tbe accursed tower from which nod  come tbat same death cry mat wo  both bad beard a moment seo aud  also two years before, wneu it nud resounded through the "inexpacaoie gallery.^'  I was still tbere when the door of  too square tower opened, ana in its  frame of light there nppenreo (be form  of tbe Lady lu Black. ane wee standing upright, living and uunarmed in  spite ot tbat cry ot dentn. but ber  pale nnd gbnwtly vtwnro reflected a  terror liko tbat of dcutu itself. Sbo  stretched out ber arms toward tho  night, aud tbe darkness cast Kouletabille into tbem. and the arms ot tbo  Lady In Black closed around him, and  ] beard no more, only sou* and moans  snd ngaln the two nyllaou** wbicb tho  night repeated^ over atio over, "Mother,  mother!"  tttrauge to any. I found no one in tbe  Court of tbe lu>)d ivomi I crossed It.  No one. then, hnd hf-nrn the pistol shot!  No one bad beard toe cries! Where  was M. Darnic? Whero wns Old  Bob? And tbe Bernier*? l saw nel*  ther of them*  Roaietnblllo and tbe Lady In Blnek  wftnt Into Old Bob'* parlor.  And they were there alone, clasped  tn each other's arms, repenting over  and over nfjalu. ������������������Morher!"' himI "My  HUH* oner And then they murmured  broken sentence*, print**** without cud.  with the divine foolishness of a mother and her child, Aud then how they  embraced  each  otuur.  us   tliouicli  to  Bnt upon tbe threshold of the apartment 1 jostled against tbe Lady in  Black and ber son, who were passing  out. Tbey were both so silent and  wore an expression so unexpected to  me, wbo bad overheard their exclamations of love and joy only a few moments before, tbat 1 stood before them  without saying a word or making a  movement. The extremity which* in-  ouced Mme. Darzac to leave Rouleta-  biiie so soon under sucb extraordinary  circumstances as those which had attended their reunion puzzled me greatly. Mathllde pressed a kiss opon the  lad's forehead and murmured "Good  night, my darling," in a voice so soft,  sc sweet and at the same tij^aie so solemn that it seemed tome tbat it must  resemble tbe leave taking of one who  was about to die. Rouletabille witb-  oni answering bis mother took my arm  and led me out of the tower. He was  trembling like a leaf.  it was tbe Lady In Black herself  wno closed the door of the square tower. I was sure tbat something strange  was passing within those walls. Tbe  account of the pistol shot which bad  been given me satisfied me not at all.  Wo were at tbat moment not far  from a wludow in which a light was  still burning and wbicb opened upon  tbe sitting room of Old Bob and sloped  ont upon the sea. This window was  not closed, and lt waa this, doubtless,  which bad permitted us to bear so  distinctly in spite of the thickness of  tbe walls of tbo tower tbe pistol shot  and toe cry ot agony tbat bad followed It. The storm was past, but  tbe waters were not yet appeased, and  tbe waves broke on tbe rocks of tbe  peninsula witb a violence that would  have rendered tbe approach of any  vessel impossible. The thought of a  vessel crossed my mind, becauso 1  believed for un Instant tbat 1 could  seo tbe shadow of a vessel of somo  sort nppeuriuR or dlsnppeurlng in the  gloom,   Bat what could ic bo?  We stood there motionless for more  than live minutes botoro wo nenra a  sigh���������a groan, deep as an expiration,  Uko a moan oi agony; a heavy sob,  like tbe Inst breath of a departing  soul���������which reuchod our ears from  tbat window and brought tho sweat  ot terror to our brows. And then  nothing more���������nothing except tbo intermittent sobblugs of the seu.  And suddenly thu light lu tbo window went out.  My frifiud and I grasped each other's  hand ns It Instinctively commanding  each other by this mntv communication  to remain motion less nnd silent. Somo  ono wna dying there in that towerl  Some ono whom they hud hidden.  Wny? And who? Borne' one who was  neither M. Durcue nor Mmo. Ditreac  nor Pere Bernier nor Mere Bernier nor  ���������almost beyond the shadow, of it doubt  ���������Old Bob; somo ono wbo could not  bave boen in tbo tower.  CHAPTER XII.  sigh of agony, we llateued. nou-  ietabille poiuted out tbe window ot hia  own room in the new castle, which was  still illuminated. 1 understood it was  necesaary to extinguish tbis light and  return. Five minutes later 1 wus back  again witb Rouieta bflle. There was  no other light in the Court of Uie Bold  than the ray which told of the vigil ot  Old Bob in tbe basement of tbe round  tower and tbe light at tbe gardener's  postern where Mattoni was sentinel. ���������  1 had scarcely time to steal back to  Rouletabille betore we distinctly heard  tbe door of tbe square tower moving  softly upon Its binges. As 1 attempted  to lean farther out of my corner and  see farther down into the court Rouletabille pushed me back and allowed  only bis own bead to look over the  wall. But 1 looked over his bead, and  this is wbat 1 saw:  First, fere Bernier. perfectly recognizable in spite ot the darkness, who  came out of tbe tower. In the middle*  of tbe court be paused, looked up at  the side where our windows were and  made a signal, which we Interpreted as  a sign that all was well. To whom  was this signal addressed? Rcui-nabilis  leaned still farther over, but he quickly  retreated, pushing me back with bim.  When we dared to look-out In tho  court again uo one wus there. But  in a few moments we again beheld  Pere Bernier. Aud then we beard  something * which climbed under the  arcb of tbe gardener's postern, snd,  Pere Bernier reappeared with* the black  and sottly rolling form of a carriage  beside him. We could see that it was  the little English cart, drawn by Toby,  AJrtbur Ranee's .pony.  Pere Bernier, reaching at length the  oubliette, raised again his face toward our windows and then, still holding Toby by the bridle, came to tbe  door of tbe square tower. Leaving the  little equipage before the door, be en-  V Eered the tower. ; A few ipouaenca passed by, which seemed to us like hours,  particularly to Rouletabille. who was  seized with a fit of trembling which  shook his frame like a leaf. <  Pere Bernier reappeawd. He crossed the court alone and returned to the  postern. A beautiful jnoon had Arisen,  which stretched its radiance across the  court. The two persons who came put  of the tower and approached the carriage appeared so surprised that iney  almost recoiled at what tbey saw. But  we could hear the Lady in Black repeat in low, firm tones: "Courage, Robert!   You must be brave now!"  AUd Darzac replied in a voice which  froze my blood, "It is not courage  which I lack!" He was bending over  something which be dragged before  bim and then raised in his arms as  though it were a heavy burden and  tried to slip under tbe long seat of the  cart. Rouieta bille's teeth were chattering. To move this sack Darzac was  making the greatest efforts. Leaning  against the wall of^tne tower, the  Lady in Black watched* vfaim without  offering any assistance. And suddenly, at the moment that M. Darzac had  succeeded in loading the sack into the  cart, Matbilde pronounced these words  In a voice shaken with horror:  "it is moving!" V y  "It is the end!" said Darzac, wiping  bis forehead witb his pocket handkerchief. Then be took Toby by the bridle and started off, making a sign to  theLudy in Black, but she^V still leaning7 against the wail, as though Rbe  bad been placed there for some punishment, made no signal in reply. Darzac seemed to us to be quite calm. His  figure straightened up; bis-step grew  firm. One might almost say that his  manner was thut of an honest man  wbo has done his duty. Still, with tbo  greatest precaution, he disappeared  with bis carriage at the postern of the  gardener, and the i<ad.v in Black went  back into tbe square tower.  <To be continued.)  LOOKING TO PALESTINE  CLARENCE DE SOLA HEAbS ZIONISTS IN CANADA.  Montreal Man Inaugurated the Movement In This Country to Repopu-  late Jerusalem and the Holy Land  With Hebrews���������Hfc Is Belgian  Consul and Represents a British  Shipbuilding  Firm   in  Canada.  Mr. Clarence I. de Sola of.Montreal  is the head nnd shoulders of the  Zion-Nt movement in Canada, the  movement to repopnlnte Palestine  with members of the Hebraic faith.  A little' le.-s than twelve years ago  the fir^t Zionist convention in Canada  wn������ held It took place on a bitterly  cold stormy winter..'night in 1898, Jn  the old Cndieux street synagogue.  Montreal. The thermometer A register7-,  ed ' 25* h������|n* 7,ero. and v there ' was a  hii7.7.nrd blowing. The gas? had frozen;  and the building was but dimly lighted oy n few -.candles stuck in the  mouths- of old bottles. Amid euc-h  dim nnd discouragih.surroundings  the Zionist movement wa* born in  Canada.     Mr.  de  Sola  proposed   the  VARSITY'S QUEER LEGACY.  President  Falconer    '-*ol    s   Pleasant  Surprise and a Handsome Gift.  At the Alumni dinner ih Toronto  recently. President Falconer related  an interesting s>tory about ������������������ the way  Toronto University received its latest  legacy. , He wns getting ready one  afternoon not long ago to leave the.  city and, like most men who want  to catch a train, had very little time  at his disposal. A visitor was announced���������a Mrs. Marfleet, whose  name was qtiite unfamiliar to him.  The. president told the maid to ask  her if she could not come to see hini  later in the week. However the lady  insisted that she wanted to see him  then and now. "I've come a thousand  miles to meet the president of Toronto University/'  said   she.  So President Falconer weut down  to tiie reception room to interview  his visitor. The lady explained that  she was an American, whose> husband  had died recently. "My husband."  said she. "was during his lifetime  greatly interested in Canada and was  particularly impressed with the fine  work being'done hy the University of  Toronto. He followed its progress  with the deepest interest and often  expressed the wish that he could do  something to associate his name with  it. He died'intestate, but, knowing  his wishes in the matter, I want to  offer you some money, which might  be used in any way you thought well  to perpetuate his memory in your  university.    Will  you  accept $5,000?"  The president promised to lay the  matter before the board of governors,  Assuring -bier that the board would  hardly be likely to refuse so generous  .ah offer. It has been decided that  the m&iey 'thu&> romantically donated  shall be used to found a lectureship  to be known as the Pearson-Kirkman-  Marfleety lectureship. Every three  Ve'ars some prominent man, preferably an American, will be secured to  deliver a series of lectures on some  [ phase of A public or international life  The first lecture will probably b<  given next year.  AUSTRALIA'S VICEROY  NEW PRO-CONSUL IS A TRAVELER  AND A  HUSTLER.  To Aet as Representative of the Crown*  ~ In the Antipodean Empire Is ,No>  Erny Thing Because the Provinces  In the Cotnmonv.*ea!th Are Not  Very GooH Friends Yet���������He Wilt  Be Missed  Ih London.  It is well that Lord Denman 'is  young and active,-for the Australians  like a Viceroy who i9 a "hustler," and  fond of traveling. Although federation haB b<*en accomplished, the old  provincial jealousies 'survive to some  extent, and each ef the six constituent states think it has a claim od  ihe time and presence of the Gover-  sior-General. New South Wales and  Victoria, in particular, the two lead-  Black China a London Fad.  Though the women o.f London are  having their gowns made up of the  same brilliantly colored stuffs as their  fashionable sisters in other countries,  they are surrounding themselves with  a setting of black. For some time  black wall papers have been a fad'ot  the wealtny English women, but more  recently cirpeti and upholstery in the  same sombre color have become the  braze and now follows the latest development In u fancy for black chinn.  Black'tea'services are being made by  London firms. The cups are lined with  white and have gilt edges. Outer ten  services are lined v^ith color.  About 30 years ago black china wna  exceedingly fashionable. Then cnnie  the demand for china In lig'iter color*.  The black china then in vogue used  to be lined with a color to hurmonize  with the scheme of tho room. If thero  were turquoise curtain* nnd upholster,  iea the cups, .were blue inside, and  blaolc outside. In the same way bed-  room sots of black were sold. Theue  frequently had the name of tho owner  engraved on the outside in gold or  some color. These black bedroom set*  will probably oome Into use again ii  tho fad ior blaok tea sets continues.  Thsy Come Back.  <'Yc8, I hnd ten ohlldron. They all  grow up and married off."  "I suppose it is lonesome now at  homeP"  "Oh, no. Every ohee In nwhllo one  of them gets n divorce and wanders  back."  CLARENCE I.  DE SOLA.  motion which gave birth to the society. There was a handful of Hebrews pre.������*ent. many of them newly  arrived immigrants, but it was not  many months before the movement  had spread to Toronto, to Hamilton,  to London, to the Northwest.  Mr. Clarence de Sola, the president  of the Federation of Zionist Societies  of Canada, is one of the most representative Jewish citizens in the Do^  ftiinion. The ������on of one Jewish rabbi  and the brother of another. Mr. deV  Sola is a Hebrew? of the Hebrew?, of  the uncompromising orthodox school;  broad minded, but with the unfaltering faith in th ���������' destiny of his race,  and with the Zionist movement very  close to his heart. Put Mr. de Sola  takes 'the, stand AthatAthe Jew. like the  Englishman or 'theA Scotchman in  Canada, should hold his own as a  Canadian citi7.en and not as a member of a certain race.:    .,."-". . .-  When Mr. de Sola is hot. propagating the Zionist cause he is filling the  chaif of : the Belgian consulate in  Montreal or representing a famous  firm of British ship builders in Canada. AiWhile loyal to his race and his  religion, Mr. de Sola, is a patriotic  Canadian, and. above all; a good citi-  zen.~panadiah Century. ���������. ���������'  Why the Burglar Laughed.  One of the most interesting collections of burglars' tools is that possessed by Canon Horsley. rector of  St. Peter's, Walworth. England, who  years ago was chanlain at Clerken-  well and Pentonville. . A short time  ago he took to a bazaar a big assortment of skeleton keys, jemmies, crowbars, and a photograph of Charles  Pence, once a member of his "congregation." The ennon is an authority  on burglaries, and- tells a good story  of n buralnr who used'to.carry pieces  of doctored liver for silencing dogs.  One night he entered a house, saw n  dog's staring eyes in the hull, nnd at  once produced the liver. The animnl  did not move, und on close inspection  the hurglnr discovered that the dog  wns stuffed. "Here's a joke I" he  thought, nnd laughed bo unronr'.oui'-  ly thnt the members of the household  awoke and he was caught.  ne  Canada's Trade Commissioner.  The report issued in 1907 by Mr.  Richard Grigg. the Trade Cumm.sslon-  er to Canada, on the trade of tne  Dominion attracted a great deal of attention. A further exhaustive report  by Mr. Grigg on tne same subject was  recently issued by the Board of Trade  as a Bluebook. This, also, says the  English pubi-catioii "Canada," British  exporters and otners would do w^ll to  read, mark, and inwardly digest.A )For  ���������;whiie;"as;Mr. Grigg remarks, increased experience lias confirmed the/.'opinion, already expressed, that there exists ...throughout Canada aV keen desire  both on patriotic and .business grounds  to better understand differing points  of view, and to draw closer the bonds  of commercial union, "although a  marked improvement has occurred in  the attention given to the Canadian  market by British manufacturers, thn-  impression still remainsythat:^British  knowledge oi the Canadiiah A niafket  and appreciation bf itsAgreat.future,  is much less extensive than in the  case of our friendly -American rivals^'  The Canadian '/niarket> Mr. Grigg  points out, as a held for .prese.nt~.and  iuture British trade, is governed by;  certain conditions which givey tbAthe*;  economic life of the Dominion a char- -  acter of its own. Canada* has for a  decade past been undergoing and,  seems destined to,uhdergo ior"a considerable! period; a great industrial'  and financial expansion.���������Saturday  JKight." -:/'��������� ������������������������������������/���������;;.    '���������-;��������������������������� '���������">'������������������  The QulvcTlntf Body In ths  Potato Sack,  E  KAMI NO against the parapft.  our iu>tks stretched toward  tluit window through wblcb  ihHi'ft  nud  como   tu  us  that  Not a Question of Comfort.  "I thought you wero, trying to economise on coalF" snid the perspiring  tenant of an  apartment.  "Only In Uio wlntor," nuld tho janitor, "Now, wo'l-o tryiti0*,ti'> burn up  what's left, 'ouuue wo ii-'lnl the room  it takes up."  The  EUrnai  Fsmlnlns.  Qiirvunl (itinuMinulng culler) Mro.  Dubbin-Uon  Diblu..  MiHtrcus���������Not at home.  Servant���������She'* gat a now dress on,  mum.  Mistress���������Show  hor in  Transatlantic Record.  Mr. J. W. Alexander, chief engineer  of the Oceanic, arid the senior chlel  engineer in the White Star Co.'s service, who has just retired, crossed  thq Atlantic 012 times. During the  thirty-eight and a half years of *i1b  seafaring life he has ������<ever mli-sed  a voyage. The whole of hU sentdiing  onrner lin"������ been i������r������nt In iicsoclntion  with tho White Stnr fleet. It iB com-  puted tnat lie has truveied-3,000,000  miles at sea, Mr, Alexander commenced nnd ended his seafaring career  In veflnels named Ooeanic._,  ������������������im^   ^,i������w ��������� -yi ���������  ���������  t'lli    ���������  Not So Bad.  ���������Toor mnr. I" *he i-nld. stooping  ovpr tho victim who hnd junt heen  dragged out from under her automobllo.    "Hnvo you n  wife'"  "No." he gronnod. "This i������ tho  worst thing thnt over huprionod to  tnu."  The Fixed Charge.  "How do you go nbou* ordering a  dlnnerP" inquired the* mnn from a  ruml district.  "Well. I iK'c how much money I  hnve. take out the waiter'* tip nml  thon upend tho clvtnge on mynelf."'  How to Restore Color te a Turquoise.  A turquoise which hni������ lo-t If blue  color und become -treon muy he r*������  Htored oy Mniking u in pure nlcnhoi  for two week* uud drying carefully  in Hiwdiut for n week, If the color  chango* uguin  repeat.  ������������������'Ho' Left the Auto?  Among the urtielcM left by forgetful  Bs*f������enC<'������'H on the Rnuth Rnnt*rn A  nittiuuii Kin I way are it motor car.  torty bicycU'M. 3,000 umbrellas, four  sewing-machine*, carved *ton������ iduU,  and theatrical Penury.  Conscious of Rectitude.  "Mens conscia Tecti," having been  one of the quotatiohB used in a letter published in V the Canadian news-  ���������ar* rs tift." years ago. by Mr.' Mc-  Micken, M.P., a prominent politician,  addressed to the Hon. George Brown,  a political opponent' accused the first  mentioned member of Parliament "of  having stolen it from a shoemaker's  sigh, and told the following story of  it. In a certain English country  town, where rival shoemakers plied  their respective trades on the same  street, immediately opposita each  other, one of ,-them-hit uponvthe plan  of attracting notice^ to his business  by placing the above quotation on.  the sign over bis door, above the"  words "John Brown, shoemaker."  Customers flocked to his shop in  goodly numbers,' which the rival  "shoemaker across the way attributed  largely to the merit of the unusual  inscription on the sigh. He .finally  managed, .as he'thought* to go one,  better than his rlvul; by placing over  his own shop door the. inscription;  "Men's and women's conBcia recti."  Always  On   His Job.  Mr. Allan Studhalme, the Labor  member for East Hamilton, is one of  tho most faithful representatives In  the local Legislature. He apparently  feels that he is not doing his duty by  his constituents unless he remains in  his place like a watch dog, ready to  bark whenever he gotB an opportunity.  Nothing, will tempt him to leave. It  id said that during the recent session  he was invited to a dinner, but it  was after the Legislature hud started  to sit at night, so he could not go.  "I cannot' very well bo away,", he  said, "one can novor tell when they  nrlght ruoh in oome unexpected legislation ahd put It through, ho I do not  want to be absent."  The nirinVto whom tho remark waB  mado mentioned it to another member and addod, "But as a matter of  fact, 1 have never known of his pros*  onoo in tho. Houao stopping a bill  irom going through."  "Well, you see, replied tho M.P.P,  "Studholmo thinks he hns benefited  posterity if he keeps the bill back  for half nn hour."  Beat Nellie Blytho. <  Loronao Princo, mnniiging editor of  Lu Presto, Montreal, hns hud n  unique experience ii*. u globe-trotter,  In Mny, 1001, a number of pupi/rn on-  tlenvored to hnve the record of 'Nellh-  Blythe lowowl by ono of thoir stuff.  Three Ann������rienn pnperi*. The London  Times, Tho Ber'lner Ingoblntt and Le  Matin, t'anu, were soon In tho field  against Mr, Prince, who won hand*  down, ontnbHAhlng u record ui circling  \Uu globe iu C2 dny* und throo hour*  IiORD PENMAN.  Ing states-, ar .��������� particularly? sensitive  on this point, so much so that the  Viceroy has to maintain a permanent  residential Government House in each  of the rival capitals���������Sydney and Melbourne���������and to take care not to favor  one over the other. Lord Northcote  was the recori Viceroy for traveling.  He journeyed evsn to the wild.an*?  largely unexplored Northern Territory,  where a member of his staff sat down  upon an alligator in' mistake for ai log  of wood. ������ '    -  Lord Denman is known as one of the  most,; public-rpirited of. the few Liberal peers. He will be missed in politics, as will "also his wife, who hiis  been a leading~Liberal hostess���������a political field in whic^ the Libsr&is srtr  sadly handicapped.  An All-Black Holiday.  Perhaps it may interest readers?  throughout the Empire1 to know how  the natives on the Rand, enjoy themselves in their spare time, and how  curiously they conduct themselves on  holidays.  Every Sunday morning they gather  together at some appointed place���������us-  uallyAbneof the'.mines��������� and prepare-  for their'weekly - march out. (I have*  seen as many as six hundred at one-  meeting.) They are all-dressed very  funnily. Some, have soldiers' old  jackets, other' olcL football jerseys,  while others; 'again wear little more-  than their smiles!  Most of them have an instrument of  some   sort,   including   cheap   ooncer- ^  tinas;   melodeons,   tambourines,   tin-J  ���������whistles, and other such classical in- ?  strumehts.'.Those who cannot afford!:���������������������������'������������������:  the luiuryAof ah instrument commence x:  to J "suig."    The terrible   din    when* y  they all start playing different tune*  at the same time can be imagined :V ;  They  march for miles in  this manner through, the open, veldt, and re-; ������������������  turn in the afternoon, highly delight- v  ed with-their butihg.       i   v  \ The   Kaffirs'���������* tre va  very   happy-go- A  lucky class of people.' Nothing seem**  to worry them, and they do not be- v  lieve in ,tooA much work.    They, may  work for .about' sixAnionthB in oney of  the mines, save, up mo*t of their^payr  and go home to their kraals for the*,  rest  of  the'.!year.���������Answers. 'A  Bishop and Coachman..,  The late Archbishop 1?dit was driven by a coachman of the old-workt y.:  sort, of whom Dr. Benson used to telt  this good story.     '  One  day, a  clergyman  who  called! A  at the palace asked him whether he* %  still had as much to do as ever^, The'v  answer was sublime, y-  ^"There's always a goodish bit do--;|  ing, sir; but it has been a trifle easier?  since we took young Mr. Parry into������:;:,  the ���������vbusincsV'   Tho Right Rey.  Edward  Parry  had then  recently beew  appointed BiBhop Suffragan of Dover,  Another story he used to tej) of ������.;  coachuiun will be new to niany.  A gentleman living >lri the neighborhood of Addinston, finding that ther  jtabletnon were not in. the habit of  attending church, spoke to hia coach-  man abpnt It. v   ., ���������  "Tbey ought tb go," "ho said.  "That'B Just what I say 'myaeHr  sir," was Athe rejoinder., VI says to  them, 'Look at mo. I go, and what  harm does it db to moP,T'  Mr. Moberiy Ball's Walking Stick.  Thero is a.curious story told of Mr,  Moborly Boll,. .tho;, manager of The  London TimoH, who died the otber  day. Some years ago, while runnln-j  to cntoh ft traln> h������ overshot tho en*  of tho platform and foil heavily. Om  trying to rifle ho found that ono foot,  had been twletod completely round,  the toes printing straight behind him.  For many months Ho lay In hospital,  wher^ nt length it was found neccn-  sary to tnko out a hone. "Wall, if 11  won't Hupport mo ono way it shall  In another," ho said, cheerily, ahd  ho had tho sevctt-d bono mounted a*  the knob of a walklng-etlclt, which  ho constantly made use of.  ���������     ���������; ,  ^  Stools  for Coronation.  Pot the coronation cctemny in Wcct-  nitnntor Abbey, tondora 'for v,120i  ebalra aad stools *of < special design  have now boon placed by tho British  World- OUloi*.  P^=^- : y vy AA^mXXAAM0mM  ?j$l  WE BUY  MUNICIPAL DEBENTURES  This Corporation .has broad markets for Canadian Municipal Debentures both in Canada and  ;    abroad, enabling us to pay the best market prices  - -for new issues.   We shall be pleased to*, consider  ,yf,   .proposals from,Western Canadian Municipalities  VN contemplating the issue of Debentures.  miyMX0&>  HELD THE POSE.  ���������ORP0RWTIQMrLIMlTED  TOfeOMTO.: MOiifRBAL. LOMDOM.ErtGi  '. >    . ��������������� v  .,. . Her Suspicion ���������   l* <  v ,v  He, (soulfttlJbO-rThere .,^e, a thou-  \ sand"stars'tdriight looking''down upon  iryovft ���������  ��������� "��������� -    -    - ���������    ���������  ."A   She���������Is-'my hat oa straight?  He is". the'Imbfi'C graoioua. artist in  ''AJife who makes r,it(<easy .for, others tp  ido kindness'ior fhim;" v >**  ~ J  iV.iV������^!Jt3������JT.  wV-OSifcSftf^/fiH  '   Bad  News for  the  Kiddies.  Experts ' employed by" the United  States department ol agriculture are  sending out warnings that most of the  ice cream con^s on the market are  unfit to eat. Spoil the cone and save  the child.���������-Chicago Record-Herald.  "It's in the world of politics," said  the talkative man, "that the truth of  the old. saying, 'money talks,' is most  frequently proven." "Yes," replied  the wise citizen, "but if ���������hush "money  would ' only, talk what sensations we  would have"." 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"Tell me about Snain. romantic  Spain." ,   '   '  "Well," said the motorist, "there  are a few bad places as you; come  down the mountains, but ih the  main the roads are pretty good."���������  Washington HeTald. *  Rub It In For Lame Back.���������A brisk rubbing with Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil will  cure lame back. The skin -will immediately absorb the oil and it will penetrate  the tissues and bring speedy relief. Try-  it and'--be' convinced. As the liniment  sinks is the pain comes out and there are  ample grounds for saying that its touch  is magical, as it is.  OUTDOOR  SPORT AND   ZAM-BUK.  AGENTS   a  One live man ,in_, every town to  'take orders J for " Made-to-Measure  -Clothing. ^-Largest line of sarhples  in Canada and best value. Good  Commissions. Fall Samples will be  ���������ready on the 15th of July.        ,  CROWN TAILORING CO-,  Ltd.,  Canada's   Best Tailors.   ,.���������   Toronto.  The Bridegroom Model Even Held His  Breathing Apparatus.  Sir Luke Fildes>, who has been commissioned by the County of Surrey.  England, to paint a copy of bis portrait of Edward VII. in Buckingham  Palace for a county memorial to the  late King, is one of the favorite paiut-  ers of royalty, and has done splendid  portraits not only of the late King  Edward,but of Queen Alexandra aud  the present King and Queen.  Sir Luke first gained repute as a.  painter of English an_d Venetian ������gb-(  jects, afterwards lurning his attention  to portraits. His first.picture, "Fair,  Quiet, and .Sweet Rest," was exhibited at the Academy thirty-nine years  ago, and is separated by an interval  ot thirty years from the state portraits  of King Edward. His celebrated pic-"  ture, "The Doctor," took the artistic  world by storm, and is regarded as  one of .the most striking df modern  works.      - ' '  Sir Luke tells an amusing 9tory of  an inquisitive visitor to a picture gallery. Observing a man standing in  rapt attention before a certain painting, the visitor ventured to put the  query: "Did you paint that picture,  sir?" "Paint that picture?" echoed the  enraptured one contemptuously. "Not  me.   1 made the frame!"  Sir Luke also has a good story of a  rustic whom he employed as a model  for the bridegroom in "The Village  Wedding." Soon alter the drawing began, the artist noticed that his. model  became very pale. He made him rest,  and presently work was resumed.' The  model soon became more ghastly than  ever. "You don't seem well," >aid  bir Luke. "I'm a'right, zur," answered the model, "only for holding me  breath so long!" The poor rustic  imagined it was necessary for the- portrait to be taken, that he should hold  his breath the while!  The picture was painted for Mr. (afterwards Sir) Henry Tate. Sir Luke  bad thought over the subject, for several years before he made a siari, although eventually it proved the quickest painted picture lie had'ever done.  The artist traveled to many places,  from Devon to Inverness, to get thoroughly acquainted with the character  of the cottages and people. He made  many sketches, and on hia return to  town had the room built up exactly to  size at the end of his studio. Even  'the massive rafters shown in the picture  were  there. '  Every athlete, every ball player,  every swimmer, every canoeist, every  man   or   woman.who   loves   outdoor  ���������rnn cuadt  COO  ACFMT*.  life and exercise, should keep a box   Lynch-Staunton, K. C, wuo is prose-  Qeorg������ Lynch-Staunton.Was Acquainted With All the Tricks.  By   coincidence,   or  design, , George  of Zam-Buk handy.  Zam-Buk is a purely herbal preparation, which as soon as applied to  cuts, bruises, burns, sprains, blisters,  etc., sets up highly beneficial operations. First, its antiseptic properties  r1iier the wound free from all danger  of blood poisoning. Next, its soothing properties relieve and ease, the  pam. Then its rich herbal balms  penetrate the tissue, and set up the  wonderful process of healing. Barbed  wire scratches, insect stings, skin' diseases, such as eczema, heat rashes,  nngworrn, babies' heat sores, chafed  places, sore feet���������all are quickly  cured by Zam-Buk. It also eases  and cures piles. .All druggists and  stores. Use Zam-Buk-Soap, 25c* tier  tablet.  John," she said gently, "you are  interested in temperance movements,  are you not?" "Of course I am,"  he answered. "Well, suppose you go  and make a few of them at the pump-  handle. I want a pail of watpr at  once."  Through indiscretion in eating green  fruit in summer 'many--children become  subject to cholera -morbus caused by irritating acids that act violently on the  lining of the intestines. Pains and 'dangerous purgings ensue- and the "delicate  system of the child suffers under j the  drain. In such cases' the safest land  surest medicine is Dr. J. D. Kellogg's  Dysentery Cordial: It,will check the inflammation and save the child's life.  Her future Husband���������I'm afraid  our wedding trip will take all the  cash I've saved up.  Mrs. Reno-Freed (cheeringly) ���������  Never mind, dear. A wedding .trip  only happens once in three or four  years.���������Boston Transcript  Keep Minard's Liniment iri the house  rtqyi      Tlrtli,  V,a    YYInnlrori    Vitr  means of a special electric fan. But  the old-fashioned fan is . still good  enough to pluck the umpire.  AN  INVALUABLE  MEDiCiNE  They who do not believe that char-  | racter can be told from handwriting  have evidently neveT heard handwrit-1  ing read aloud in a breach of promise  suit.  She���������"He bored, me awfully, but I  don't think I showed it. Every time  I yawned I hid it with my hand."  He (trying to be gallant)���������"Really, I  don't see how so small a hand could  hide���������er, that is, isn't it beastly  weather?"  ���������*a .   I  ���������* il  '������������������������  THIS WILL INTEREST YOU  i''S "Royal (Sfeorde* Matches  ', - the most perfect " Strike Anywhere "  I '   matches made, that are Safe,  '     .    - DURE,  \.      '."..,., ,.      ���������    ���������-, and Silent, v  fcre sold in boxes,- averaging 1000  matches to the box,  ... ,        ' for 10 cents a box.  You can't afford to pass this by.  'Xi'Yi"-,  ;.. v- f au  - _    '   k ' ">:  ALWAY8 EVERYWHERE IN CANADA, ASK FOR  EDDY'S MATCHES  ���������V,V|  >'���������*��������� I  4!  - .��������� i  v;vv;  1  Co., Ltd.  CALGARY  WINNIPEG      ::       REGINA  TT-  The Latest Printers' Supply House in Canada.  V & We^Carry in ^tock Cylinder Presses, Job Presses,  *v i lfl!p?V$^^ ��������������������������������� Can; Fill  ,  Orders for Complete Equipment from our Stock.  We are the Largest Ready Print Publishers in  f ������������������^i**.#he'jy^ bur'  Winnipeg, Calgary and ficgina Houses.'    :     r  Order  From   Nearest  Branch  j^ajmm-  Courage  In ths Weaker Sex.  In high police circles'woman's trait  of courage that exceeds her physical  strength i3 regarded as no new manifestation in the proverbially weaker  sex. " * -- .���������fl^-'-^���������w--. .���������  . v.-i,v-gsa   <  "Ever since I became associated  with police work," j,aid one experienced officer. "I have noticed that womea  seemed always ready to help any one  in apparent difficulties. Perhaps be^  cause they .are weak themselves they  ars disposed readily to help the ' ~ak-  er ��������� side without thought" of consequences to themselves."  A highly interesting explanation oi  this undoubted bravery' in women was  vouchsafed by J. W. Slaughter, tho  eminent English sociologist, who assigned female courage largely to the  maternal intinct.  "Nothing on earth," he said, "can  be more ferocious, more dangerous,  and more courageous than the female  animal defending her yonng. The  maternal instinct in woman is in itself an, inspiration to courage. You  will never see a woman on the edge  of a crowd taking the side of the uppey  dog. Women, moreover, act more d'i*  rectly than men. They are more impulsive  and  less calculating.  "We are accustomed to think of women as afraid of this or that, but it  is because they have not really had  experience. Courage is, after all, a  matter of experience. One' is not afraid  of things one is used to or knows how  ���������to deal with."  Mrs. W. Arnold, Edmonton, Alta.,  writes:���������"Kindly send me a box of  Baby's Own Tablets. They have been  invaluable to me and I really do not  know how I ever would have got along  without them. Baby was poorly; his  digestion was bad and he was constipated. I gave him the Tablets and  they made a fine healthy boy of "him.  Now, whenever he is cross or troubled  with constipation, I always give him  the Tablets and they relieve him right  away. I tried a lot of other medicine  but nothing soemed to agree with him  till I got the Tablets. I would not be  without them." The testimony of  Mrs. Arnold is that of thousands of  other mothers. Everyone who ever  uses Baby's Own Tablets have words  of praise for them. The Tablets are  sold by medicine dealers or by mail  at 25 cents a box from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockviiie, Ont.   _ ���������._/   "Maybe she "won't like me any  more, but I can't help it."  "What happened?"  "Her pet poodle was under .the  mistletoe and I failed to take ?the  chance."���������Pittsburg Post.  cuting attorney in  the present Assize  Ooan   in   which   the   l< armors   Bank  ci&es   were   to' be   tried,   occupied   a  similar position when Charles lvicGill  oi   K..e   Ontario   Bank   was   up.     Mr.  btaunton has been in the pubhs eye a  good deal,  and  is  fair game  for the  book canvasser,  who is, however, h-  j able to disappointment.   Mr. Staunton  tells  with some  enjoyment of a  man  who onoe called upon nun for a short  bketch of his hie,  saying  he wanted  to use it in a book which was to give  a short account of the prominent men  in the "country.   Mr. btaunton listened to his visitor for some t*iue, when  he asiied 'the scribe if he would give  him  a   written    agreement   that   he,  would not want to collect an account  tor havjpg his  life's .history  vy-ritten  up, anxl b'eirijf answered Tn the affirmative, "Mr. Staunton went further, and  asked  him  if  he  would  also  put  in  writing that after this book was published  he  would  not send  an  agent  aro uud to sell him one of them.   'i'hi������  was too mucn for the man of the pencil,   and> he   replied   in  an   assumed  naughty   manner:    "Very   well,   Mr.  Stfauntoh, if you treat the subject with  5o  much levity,  I  will  take  my  departure."      Mr.  Staunton  has  never  seen..that promised book of notables,  vlr. Staunton is a native of Sputhamp-  >un, County Bruce, where he was born  n 1858:  he *went to school in Soutb-  lmpton, in St. Mary's College", Montreal,' and  at  Upper  Canada  College,  <vhere he graduated head of the class  md won tne gold medal.   He was call-  id to the Bar in 1882.    His pet case.  ������r  the   one  in  which   he  claims  he  .ook the greatest interest, ia referred  o by hinv as the "scrap iron case,"  nrhich arose out of* the assessment of  .he Bell Telephone Co.'s equipment on  the streets, and which he carried to  the Court of Appeal and won.      Mr.  Staunton has been three times elected  as Bencher in the Law Society, and  it he receives that .honor at the next  session he ^will hold the position for  i.xe, an honor that falls to the lot of  .ew men. ���������      r- -.<  -     r,/ r  As prosecuting attorney Mr. Staunton plays no favorites, and when he  gets a witness in the box he forgets  me individuality of the man.  -���������'J>^*lVi-v^-3?"'':  TWO AiHB A HALF HOURS  ON OPERATING TABLE  Specialist   Could   Not   Remove, Stone  in The Bladder  GIN  PILLS   PASSED   IT  Joliette, P: Q.  "During August last, I went to  Montreal to consult a specialist as  I had been suffering terribly with  Stone in the Bladder.  He decided to operate but said the  stone was too large to remove and  too hard too crush. I returned home  and was recommended by a friend  to try GIN PILLS.  They relieved the pain. I took two  boxes and went back to the specialist. He said the stone was smaller  but he could not remove it although  he tried for two hours and a half. I  returned home and continued to take  GIN PILLS, and to my great surprise  and joy, passed the stone.  GIN   PILS   are   the best  medicine  in the  world  and   because  they  did  me so much good, I will recommend  them all the rest of my life." 46  J. Albert Lessard.  50c. a box���������G for $2.50���������������at all deal*  ers, and money back if they fail to  give relief. Sample box free. National Drug and Chemical Co., Dept.  N.U., Toronto.  Tne- ������rigSsaS  ���������din Pills m������d������ bar  National Drug;and  Chemical Co. of  Canada Limited,  Toronto, .arc oold  only In thia box.  & A Secret Cut  Musician (after much pressing)���������  Well, all right, since you insist. What  shall I play?  Host���������Anything you like. It's only  to annoy our neighbors.���������-London  Opinion.  Wl i nard's, Li nimsnt lumberman's friend  fl/im/L  ,1.  I*"..  i <HA'>  Appleford  Counter  A\  /y  Nvmn.  i.i.-.(H-'il'j M. y > y.W.������l'il' ,  Company;  *��������� .*���������'' '<.-��������� <     > i ���������������������������, . '.,   .  Limited.  ���������P-Watcry,  ��������� ji. ,,i;       ��������� fi  awl Orfiesst  HAMILTON,  ������OWty*'  Tlie beat equipped factory for pro  dudnff Counter Check Books  ;jhOnada.;';,;;;';'  Capacity  509 000 CliccknVokM  ���������'���������"' '���������'*   per Bay*  ���������"  We are supplying the Larg*  r eat use*8 of Counter Check  Books in Canada with our  "IMPERIAL BOOKS.*'  (Nat IM,ths Trust.}  APPLEFORD COUNTS*  CHECK HOOK  COMPANY, LrMtYID.  tf,  A&X^^Rm!^  Fifty Years of Song.  The approaching retirement of  Mme. Albani recalls the prima  donna's interesting confession that  she began to sing before she began to  walk. "As a baby," she says, "I  was remarkable for tbe power of my  voice, if not for its quality. My parents recognided this, and at the age  of four I began my musical studies.  I haye been singing ,,over,, since.''  Mme. Albani will celebrate her fifty*  ninth birthday in November next,  ond made her first appearance on the  concert-platform when sho .was eight  years of age. Her most 'cherished  memories hover around her intimate  friendship with Queen Victoria. Tho  ptreat, singer wns a frequent visitor to  Buckingham Palace nnd Windsor,  and was n ' welcome guest at Balmoral. When she snng before the  Knfpor onco in Berlin ho afterwards  fchook hands with her and snid,  "Good-bye. When you sec hor, givo  my lovo to grandmamma."  An All-British Lord Mayor.  ; "When I got out of bod this morning I left behind mo Irish linen sheets  and (Witney blankets. I, went into  the bathroom and uciod English soap  arid Irish toWdls. I dreaaed tn Scotch  twoods and put on KngUuh-mado boots,  and went to breakfast supplied wholly  with British'produoo. As far as I am  concerned, everything I cut, drink,  and wear comoft from the British Em-  filro." Such was tho Interesting eon-  oasion mndo n fow ;dnys nso by Sir  T. Venoy Strong, Lord Mayor of London, In connection with tho movement for an:vall-Britibh shopping  week.       ���������---..���������.* i :  Deafness Cannot,Be Cure-/  jy iotst applications*, an they cannot reach the'At*  eased nortkOT ot tha ear. 'IDere Is only one way ta  cufe- deatticaA- and that Is by constitutional remedies..  ������>earnrn������ K cloned by an Inflamed condition ot the'  mucovrt* ltiitaff ot the? Eustachian Tube. When Ithla  tube la* kiitamea you have a rumbling sound or-lra'-  perfect hcartiffv and when It Is entirely closed. Deafness.is tho'reaau, and,unless thn Inflammation can be  taken out and tht* tube restored to its normal copdl-  tion, hearing win be destroyed lorevcr; nine oases  out ot ten are ceased by Catarrh, which Is nothing  but an inflamed condition ot the mucoi������s surfaces.  , Wa will Kivo Ono Hundred Dollars for any case ot  Deafness (caused by eatarrtv> that cannot be cured  '"v. Hall's Catarrh C'jrc, Send for circulars, tree. J  P. J. CHENEY * CO.. Tolod".������������  Sold by Druirfflsts. 75c. !  Tako Uall'sFamllv fills for eeestlpatftf* i  "I always agree with my husband."  "Very"sweet of you."/  "Except, of course, when he is in  the wrong."���������Pittsburg Poat.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gents,~I have used your Minard's  Liniment in my family* and1 also in  my stables for years and consider; it  the best medicine obtainable. ;  Yours truly,  ALFRED ROCHAV.  Proprietor  Roxton   Pond  Hotel  and  Livery Stables, y /"  shall  Family RecoiW In the Peerage,  Tho face that the Marqueaa of Dono-  pnll lias lately made ���������'hi* flmt platform nppcnranpo at tho mature age  fjf wjven reminds one thot ho has  lieen fntherloss sinco birth, yet woro  'lis father, thi* fifth mnrauow, nlivo  Kwlny bo would bo within ������ few  w������Vks of entering on his ninetieth  yenr. Tho Duko of Norfolk will bo  woll ovor eighty when his son and  lioir attains his majority, while bo-  iwcpa the eldest daughter o! the Earl  ef Abingdon���������Lndy Fdmund Tslbot���������  snd bt* yotinge���������������������Litdy Betty Wertla  ~the*o is an interval ol nesrly fort/  years. s  Suitor���������'Tf you refuao  mo I  never love anothor," '    '  Suited���������"Does that hold good if, I  accept you?"-���������Chicago News.  No one >n(tod ������miuro tho aufony of dornn  with Holloway'fl Corn Cure at hand to ro-  movo thom. * ' ! ���������  Tho total number of mines worked  In thb StatO;.6fVNow.York is forty.  Tlvpro are about twblvd iron mines in  operation, thirteen' of. gypaum, eight  bf'talo, two oaoh of salt and pyrito  nnd throo of grnphit'o.  Tho , soiontists sny that asparagus  is the oldest known food. It suroly  acts tho part.  A Settlement Worker.  Lady Davies, iwife of j5ir Louis Da-1  vies, is one ot Canada's most active  philanthropic workers and takes a  deep interest in various societies, and  especially, has she done a great deal  towards placing the Settlement tluiv  work in Ottawa on a flrm financial  Dasi^ JEJ*������ proceeds of a concert given recently'ih a drawing-room has  enabled them to open a day nursery,  and a great deal of her tizue is still  devoted ;to assisting; this very necessary and useful organization. Though  Lady Davaes has been obliged to drop  out of the Women's Historical Society  and the Council -of Vv omen, witn botn  of which she was formerly connected,  she is still an active member of the  Humane Society, of the JViorning Musical Club,- and of the women's association? of Christ Church Cathedral,  to wluch she belongs. > V I     '  When Sir Louis .Davies was one of  the Cabinet Ministers, Lady Davies  was one of the most popular hostesses  of the political set,, and her dinners  and receptions are still looked back  upon witxi" pleasure. She does not entertain quite'as much now-a-days, but  when she does people are always delighted io be invitect to her hospitable  home. Her daughter. Miss Gertrude  Davies,, is -of great assistance to her  mother in her settlement, worK, as she,  takes'- classes there during the week  in elocution and drawing.' Miss Mary,  tae youngest daugnter, is very fond of  fancy skating, and is a member of the  Minto Skating Club. Both the young  ladies assist their mother constantly  in her many social duties.  Coal Output of Nova Scotia.  Coal production in Nova Scotia for  the year 1910 amounted to a total of  5,477,146 tons, being an increase over  1909 production of 281,183 tons.   Colliery consumption 'accounted for 615,-  720 tons.   The protracted strike at the  plant of Cumberland-Railway & Coaly  Co.  was responsible  last year  for a,  decreased output in Cumberland eoun-:  ty. 277,862 tons weremined "as., against"  542,040 ior the year - before.*.''> Tho Maritime Coal, Railway ,& Power Co. was,v  the chief producer, having raised 101,- '  843    tons.    Pictdu   county    produced:  029,599  tons, ��������� the   greatest   producer  being the Acadia. Coal Co.  and the  intercolonial    Coal;   Co.'s.  ..Inverness,  county  864,104 . tons!  were , raised,  of  /which the Inverness''Railway. & Coal;  Co. contributed 277,257 tons and the  Port Hood-RiohKhond (Railway & Coal  Co. the balance. ,* The,.output of.Cape  Breton   opunty., >"wa^r-f,4,2o6',131   tons,1*  which is a considerable increase over  that of 1909, when 3,03-1,302 tons were  raised.    The great, bulk of this ton-  nago was raised j by the.*'Dominion Coal1  Co., with S,i-14,754 tons; and the NovnA  Scotia Stool & 'Coal' Co.���������;VIth 830,348  tons.   Ovor eleven thousand  persons7'  woro employed  in'the industry dur-,  ing the year.    ,-,: .;���������,(! ���������,' >   ,y  "Did you come out weii on Christmas morning, Tommy?" "Yeth thir,  I got more things than any of my  brotherth or thithers." "Indeed, how  did that come about?" "I got up two  hours before they did,"  "You look bad, Jim. Have you  been laid up?" "Well, rather. Today's the first time I've been out of  doors for three months." "What was  the matter, old chap?" "Nothin'; but  the judge wouldn't believe it."  Secura Health  -while you may I The first good  step is to regulate the action of  your sluggish bowels by early use ot  sscham's  Said Bvenrwfcftr*.  c������ Sm*m SSa.  SUITS   Ad>  OVERCOATSiK  TO ORDER ''^T  Send-for Frea Samples1 aid Heasaro  Forms.   ,   ,   ' '  136 BAY SJREEt. ^ORQf^TO  Wont Our Cider.  In  this   prosoqt ,'yenr  of,,scarcity. ���������'  there in a greater'demand than UBual  In England for Canadian cider.   Tho;  supply from<Canada has boon'limited,!*  owing to the. small.q*-*op. ofiftpplus and  tho greater ,portion rotailt-d for. con-:  sumption ns fruit. Inquiries nro there->  toro being, made', tor'fr'c&i'.ft'ourc'es of!  supply,   In connoctloh withtheao inquiries it Is worth whilo pointing out'  tnii', whilo in tho .soutl* of England tho  superiority   of   local-nnide , elder   is  strongly as.sorti'd, 'there la in the mid-"  landB oonHidorublo d������nirind:far tho lm*.  florid product. It is .claimed'that ow.'  ng ib tho grentor'sunshine prevailing  during the rip-ming soaHou, Cnnadia}i  applos yiold a iinor articlo than can  ba obtaitx'U even Irom tlio best blonds:  ot Kiiulitth vuriotloa.���������Cainuiian Con-  tury,  HMMMI'llMal'llMl ��������� ni|������M(������IMV������WM#*M*M^MMa^  A Big Egg.  A goon!? lx-longingfo Mr. P. Ddwule,  bf GftHtlo  Hodlnghum, Kngland, has:  laid un <>gg mciiMurinB a foot and a'  quurtir in clrc-umfcrcnoo lengthways,  and wolghin-f 101-2 ouncoi.  '���������fvThttf'  ANYONE  ''>fc^:u*a.'fy'  HOMI DVtlNCliB.    ^  ������lw*y������ .bona'.more''.of At' j  lass of a dlfiicultundor-.:,,  iiu  t*kiag~tiot ia;iuhin'':... Viv|  .^oiiJu'isA  ������Y.DXA  '^^fidHDSSS  8������nd forSampla  . C#r������l and Story  l notfkUl M  J ItlOIIARDSON  CO.. Umlud,  ,,. Moniraal, Can,  JUST THINK Or IT!  . With,0������J-'-'-'-'    ������������������������������������r'-:fr-' -   -  8 C6i,ton, Silk or .,  1 tli������ SAMK Dye."  ������������������LAVirou', Wn ^o!br_eIth"i������r Wool,   .jyti"-- Note   _  WHOWp Pyo for the Qoodt you h>ro to color.  Goods Perfectly with  clunet of uilnr tho  ��������� -     -    ������ m ~   . ������  m  WHAT  OUGHT  EVERY  ;���������;'v''7'Av;TO?Wwv^':'^^Ji'  READY REPteiRB^CB ������00K;  ". .'.,������,���������      .   , ���������"     ���������   ��������� ., ,       ".   y. - ;"i    '      ��������� "!.r  Containing ovary 300 pages of  valuable Information, which  every glrjl contemplating. marriage ought to know and no, married woman can afford ^o be  ���������without. Important; .subjects  mora fully explained with full  page Illustration*. This valuable book will bs mnllsd In  plain wrapper post paid to any  hddrctt In Oansda upon rsctlpt  of one dollar (tl.00). '^  Thd Ready Reference Book Co,,  Adelaide   8t.f   E,t ':y  SI  TORONTO,  ONT.  "f,;j-  *mv*k0km*^*k*J0mmmJ^������mf������L  W. N. U��������� Na. 848. PROFESSIONAL  JAS. H. SCHOFIELD  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance  9     LOCAL AND PERSONAL.     e  SCHOOL  REPORT1  ttJU  REAL ESTATE, Eto.  TRAIL  -   B.C.  CHAS. MOORE, C.E.  B.C. Land Surveyor and Arohttbcx  Plans and Specifications  CRESTON  B.C.  J.  D.  ANDERSON  British   Columbia   Land   Surveyor  TRAIL  - B.C.  OKELL, YOUNG & CO,  Real Estate and Insurance.  HOUSES TO RENT  CRESTON     -        -  B.C.  GUY   LOWENBERG  OONSULTIKG   ENGINBER  CRESTON  B.C.  R. GOWLAND SCRUTON  A.L.A.A.  (Diploma London Assn, Accountants)  Auditor and Accountant  Balance sheets prepared and verified  Books balanced, opened and dosed  Partnerships and oompany auditing  Division I  Creston Public School closed  on Friday, June 30. The result  of the recent test examinations  are as follows :  FOURTH CLASS.  Ethel Huseroft, 77 per cent.  Bertha Hurry, 76  Evaline Danard, 66  Georgina Cartwright 63  Laura Edmundson, 62  Ella Dow 62  Stanley Hendren 48  Alice Heath 45  Frank Patterson 41  Thelma Wisler 46  Jennie Nichols 38  Bert Arrowsmith 34  Andy Patterson 29  Seven recommended pupils  and one unrecommended pupil  from the above list wrote on  the entrance examination on  June 19, 20 and 21.  THIRD CLASS.  Ronald Lidgate 75 per cent.  Norman Trotter 74  Zalia Johnson 71  Robert Maxwell 71  Margaret Atherton 69  Clarence Maxwell 67  Blanche Hendron 67.  Percy Hendren 65  Vida Gobbett 63  Charlie Leamy 62  John Hobden 52  Grettice Wisler 54  Philip Hurry 52  Lyda Johnson 51  Lillian Charist 48  Herbert Gobbett 47  Francis Talarico 46  Olive Jbrupm io        ,  CRESTON  B.C  CRESTON REALTY  and INSURANCE CO  Fruit Lands, Town Property and Insur-  ance  CRESTON     . -���������      -      B.(  */ff IT FJSJE SOUS 1900V  )  WWORfC  fumyownoMf  W0RKT00.,  WITH us thev \yiu,Biim  4SINTEBE8T WHICH ���������'  WECflEWTPiOfTTHCy i[  /-IBUS0NDEPMI1P  ain c/iARy itj     ~ j>  PGOPLS JUST /f S GAREQttl  AtwawrioiiSAS/  VOU CM BE/  find THOROUGHLY  SATISFIED^  our Business is  TR/INMCTBD-/I BUSINESS)  JWNfttD BY PEOPLE OP/  fl P05T4L;(flVin6>    _  yODR N1MB MPMRSSV  SH(NiU>y0UIMVBr1Nyt  Hrtfi%S/?8*SUftNCSS!ti  v/HicouvBR^vicimnd  KE������TaTOC0UfECT,C  li  t  ;LBTUSrtTTB������PTO������Tl  OTHERS UtiWlU*BBSVIIg  321 (Alt Stmt,  \  a  Yearly average 30  Honor "pupil for attendance,  Miss Evaline Danard.  Honor   pupil for deportment, \  Miss Ethel Huseroft.  Honor pupil for proficiency,  the one who takes the highest  marks at the entrance examination.  DIVISION 11  Yearly enrollment 77  Yearly average .'":; 44  Honor pupil for attendance,  Master Harold Goodwin. .  Honor pupil for vAd^iprtinent,  Miss Lillian Charrington  Honor pupils for proficiency,  Miss Ruth Klingensmith and  Miss Erma Hayden.    a  A.M. Cartwright.  E. Y. Danard.  ��������� ��������� ��������� y...v.->M^V;>-'  Charles Moore, P.L.S.V C.E.,  has    completed the siuryey    of  300 acres of farm lands at Kitchener.     He has also just finished    surveying   into acre  SB blocks    the    30 acres recently  purchased by Mr. Wyhh, who is  I busily engaged     clearing     ten  j acres of his newly acquired pro-  I pei-ty.   Mr. Wynn also has un-  I der contemplation the clearing  of another ten acres.   This property    which     was    purchased  from W. H. Crawford is exceptionally close in and is a very  valuable   property.    Mr. Wynn  will    most likely erect a handsome residence in tne near   future.  Frank Putnam has about  cleared his 40 acre plot at Erickson.  3  The REVIEW has the best Staff, best Piant and best Stock  1 .3    In this Corner of the World to execute Orders ff������r  ;.^piVi  JOB   PRINTIN  Services Next Sunday*  Presbyterian Church  Services will be held in the Presbyterian Ohuroh on Sunday next. Morning service,! 1 a.m.; Svening service,  7:80 p.m. Snnday sohool at 10 a.m.  You are cordially invited to join onr  Bible Olass.  S. H. Sarkissian, Pastor.  Wigwam Cafe  Recently Opened  Methodist Church  Services on  Snnday   next:  Morning Service , 11.00 a. as.  Sunday Sohool 2.80 p m.  Evening Service, 7.30 p.m.  Bev. M. F. Eby, Pastor.  Scobell's Liquor, Tobacco  and Dm* Cure MSTJiWfc  AIcomoI* Tobacco and I>iu������i. It counteract! tlio  ���������Sects almost Inauntly���������ramovat ail cravlnici.  After laklnfir tha treatmant there will never be any  f*t<i to iZifZii totoalcppti or use drugs again.. Can  be.������tf������k Mcretly. .Wa hav* yat to hear ol one' v^���������i.. ���������...  11      j  f.all5rs._MaJ!adAJtwler aapareti cover to an* ������������������!���������   Vcnrlv enrollment  ���������jf, ori boxtt for 1)000. Ttoa  j-uiia Leamy 37  Melville Burton 34  Lome Botterill 28  The   following   pupils    were  not present for the test:  Hazel Andrew  John Andrew  John Broderick  The   promotion   to a higher  class will not be based entirely  upon    these     results. The percentage is taken on ihe examinations  written pa only. Thu&  a poor pupil writing on a few  easy subjects is ranked    highei  than a good pupil who   wrott  on the entire nine subjects.  E. V. Danard.  DIVISION n.  Second Readers  Erma Hayden 93 per cent.  Ruth IQingersmith" 93  Harold Goodwin 83    '  Percy Boffey 80  Mabel Huseroft 74  Arthur Hurry 73  David Dow 70  Harold Gobbett 66  Katie Boffey 64  Evelyn Burton 61  Muriel Hobden 57  NelKe Wilson 43  Ernest   Beeby   and     Wilfrid  Beeby   did not take the examinations.  First Readers  Lillian Oherrington 85 p. c.  Mtyrtle Bunce 78  Orin Hayden 59  Frank Bunce 55  Leonard Ingham 14  Vivianne     Moore   and   Ada  Brown did not take the examinations.  DIVISION II  Second primers in order    of  merit.  Denzal Maxwell  Edgar Benny  Frank Botterill  Rose Oherrington  Hazel Hobden  Charles Botterill  Arthur Gobbett  Lionel Moore  Reggie Atherton  Wifirid Burton  Bert Boffey  George Broderick  Ftank Roumano      ,'  Beatrice Dodds  Leon Charest  A CLASS  Terese Maione  Stanley Boyd  Marion Brown    ...  Ardrey Wilson.  Winnio Atherton  ...   B CLASS  Ruth Compton  Annto Maione  Elmer Burton  Henry Brown  Harry Benny .  John George Beeby;  Arnold Bains  Joseph Roumano  Lawrence Charest  Susan Hurry  .���������John Dodds  James Dodds  Edward Payne*  Agnes Hobaon  Walter Loamy ...  Jean Boyd  Lavina Wiles  Jessie Wiles  Willie Wiles  A. M. Cartwright.  ANNUAL REPORT     .  DIVISION   I  _ Q. J, Wigen _���������.  | crates of berpies oni  "week.  1 <\A  iu*t  last  First - Class Short  Order  Restaurant  Meals at all Hoars. Indies are invited to our Af te*rno������s  Teas, which wa makeal specialty ol Our {Hooking i������  Superb.  . . NO CHINESE; HKIiP OK TEB PREMISES   v  ';   R R PLATT, Preo  S im'm,        ������������.      w Mb.        immmilJm,    ftf    4k.        A>    ^     -jB">        A  ^i& 9*?  E.    Mallandaine. chief timber  cruiser for the C.P.R., is building a handsome   residence     at  Cranbrook, and    we regret    to  announce that he proposes    to  reside   permanently    at   Cranbrook.   Mr.   and   Mrs. Mallandaine will likely move to their  lew home some time this   fall.  They are very old timers     at  Creston and have always identified   themselves    with    many  public     matters    during    their  long residence here.   Mrs. Mal-  andaine will be especially missed    from social and church af-  rairs in    which she has always  been a most prominent figure.  For Rent.���������100 acres of land suitable  ' ������r Dairy, Poultry and Hog farming  ituated within 1% miles of five large  vlines. House. Barn, etc. Easy terms  Vpply O. P. Hill. Hillcrest Mines, Alberta. 15-tf  Miss Alice M. Opie, having resigned  he position of Sohool mistress of tht  Uice Siding Publio Sohool, gave a fare-:  veil tea on Friday afternoon last, Junt  ;0tb.,'to the ladies of thac district, at  Douglas Villa, assisted by Miss Moore:  very enjoyable time: was- spent.  Among the gusBts were  Mrs. Carr,  Jerry, J. Johnson, Pease, Long, Staoe-  Smith, OhurohiU, Stevrart, Noble, Butt-  jitield, P. Hagen, M. Hagen, and the  iisses Wigen, A. Johnson, N. Smith,  ������ud G. Stewart.  R. Lamont, the energetic real estate  nan, has sold 15 acres of his choice  Eriokson Fruit Land, to a settler from  tbe prairie, for a substantial flgnre.  Tho Contractors expent to go ahead  wltb Doo. Hendersons House at the end  of next week, when tho materials will  arrive.  Born; at Croston on Jnly 2nd, to Mr.  and Mrs. J. J. Miller, a son.  Bom; at Oreston on Jnly 1st., to Mr.  and Mrs. Walter Corbett, a danghtor.  Watoh Creaton grow.  Ed. F. Johnson is having a big salo of  tin ware������ and enamel ware, whioh will  last till tho 30th inst. Call and inapeofc  tho bargains for yoursolf���������  WATER NOTICE.  Take   notice that on the 1st  day   of  August,  19H, at    the  hour of 11 o'clock in the forenoon,   an application will     be  to the Water Commissioner under Part   V of the "Water Act,  1909/*   to obtain a license    in������  the Ymir division of. West Koo- i  tenay   district,  by Gust   And-j  een of Kitchener, B. C.,   Hotel-  keeper,   for  one cubic foot    of  water per second from   Russell  Creek,    a   tributary   of    Goat  River,. to be diverted 400  feet,  south of the G. P. R. ������ght   of  way,  by  means of a pipe  line  for domestic use, on lots 9 and  10,   block    7>    Kitchener town-  site.   The Crown lands intended    to be occupied are    Water  Street in the said townsite    of  Kitchener, under which the pipe  line will tbe laid. The names and  addresses     of      any     riparian:  proprietors    whose   lands    are  ikely  are the Canadian Pacific  Railway Company, Vancouver,  Dated this 22nd. 'Asix  1911.  GrUST ANDEEN,  By his Solicitor,  G. H. Thompson.  - :'a X-y'l' ��������� " \X,yx'X:  Why   be    troubled with dyspepsia.  't^^^  oioves  ^oves  C/  Call ands inspect our line i������f  stores and ^Ixstjagea. Coo|c  stoves to suit any price, our  stocks of tinsmijth and plumbing goods are complete, bur  prices &tm sights asd we ���������^ua?������  antee our work. Call and tee  us when, wanting anything in  these lines  <$��������� Ed. F. Johnson, Tinsmiti and Clumber %  4tb Street  CRESTON ������ C.  Phone 85  f  T-/  T\*  w  ���������*  * r  fl--^J  M  "Three fiemovea aro *s  Bad as a FireM    '  .   M*U*oa������  h*MM ������l  w*mtmm  ��������� "HflHMH*  .iNtilHUeiiMi  rUT  4  when you can get whole wheat bread at  the City Bakery.  Cool Cherry Cyder, and lemonade  drinks at the city bakery, which make  an old man feel young, on a hot day  For Sale or Rent���������Furnished or unfurnished, that most beautiful property  known as "Donglas Villai" which overlooks the Kootenay Valley, including  about 5 aores of first class fruit land,  also about 9 acres of bench, suitable for  poultry farming. It is surrounded witb  all kinds of shooting, fishing, boating,  and free grazing. Will sell at a sacrl  floe. Also other fine blooks of laud for  sale. Apply owner, John Darbyshire  1312 Gladstone Avenue, Viotoria, B.C.  CORONATION  PORTRAITS  Tho Oreston Review has made arrangements by whioh onr readers oan  seonro most beautiful Coronation  portraits of their Majesties King George  and' Qneon Mary. They are by the  celebrated " Langfler," of London, and  copyrighted. Wo will inolndo the  Oroaton Reviow with tho Family Herald  till Jan 1st. 1913 for only $1.50, and  eaoh subscriber will receive the coronation piotnres. Tho two portraits are on  the one sheet, bIzo abont 18 x 16 inoheB,  a most oonvoulent sizo for framing.  They aro acknowledged by oompotont  judges to bo tho boot portraits of their  Majostlps in existence, and will become  historical, growing in valuo year after  yoar.  Tho small sum of $1.60 will bring yon  both   paporo until January* 1st, 1012,  and tbo coronation portraits; tho latter  alone oould not bo bonght for tho prico  WANTED;��������� A frofih milk cow, or pne  soon coming in. Stats prico and par-  tonlars to boi A. B., Crouton Reviow.  Messrs Hondron nnd Payno, oxpoofc to  havo tho Bottorill Homo oompletod by  tbo end, of July, this will bo ona |6f tlio  monk substantial roaidonoosin tho dlit-  riot.'  ���������;'".' ;  Mr. M. Motoau, Ih making propnra-  1 tloua to olonr off tho balanoo of bisranoh  '. b'olow tho towu.   Uo IuIokkIh to nnuko ft,  ���������pcoiallty of apples and berrlei. I  i be Kwerside Nurseries, ^%.c  Is the NEAREST NURSERY to the QKESTON DISTRICT.  Stock arrives in FRESH, HEALTHY CONDITION  riirKS  For Prices, ews., write to��������� rf t ' \'  WALTER V: JACKSON* Agent! Creston., B, Q.  JL.  Money   Money  y|  We have $165,000 for investment in the  Creston District which we will loan iu sum*  of from $500 to $10,000 on improved or unimproved fruit lands, also on improved and  unimproved town property.  If you want capital to improve your land, call  and see us for a loanr    ^  Why pay rent w^ien you can borrow money  through , us to build your own home with.  Should you want' to improve your-business  property, call and see us regarding terms oi  a loan. !  *        ���������       -   i -  We have the money to invest. ,'  .'.."��������� ���������  J ohn son & Scruton  TT  Wilson Ave. ���������   ^6.Bo*aa^Ph6noN������.78 :' fcrestoflik B; C  V.���������      ;   ���������, '��������� ,' ' .i-���������'������������������xX'Y ::--'-'x :x'YYy'yYy;[-... y : xy,.Y,.yyi.-y:;y.',yy y-i  t  ColdstreaEai Estate   Nurscrlei  :/i *,'���������;������������������-���������  yyyy-y  ���������������������������; "."1 << im.,! ���������  IWfW-MfMNMiM  SS  MuiSSSa  a very fine assortment 0}  ,i*  Oriental and Shade  ������������������ ������������������Av.i'.JVfK.'V     .'���������;.���������       ���������  .:  .'IV  Budded 3tock������ speciality    ,  All ttroos offered for sale,  are grown In, our  own Nurseries, on The  Coldstream** Estate.  MMMtMMMM  'V      l\>>'  Z t D. Cwrry f Agent    Vernon  + y    -V: -X  yyi^y>rX:x.yrY-r"  ���������1 '���������.','


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