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 AIJ Road������ In Bsist and West Kootenay Lead to Creston  RF-*s I '^,i.  MB 31 19  S-W^^9^f/tiarB. fe^="   ISENTTOJA!  TO'ANY  ADDRESS FOR  ������2.00 A YEAR  ���������*tt<S**  JSIo. 4 " 4th    Year.  CRESTON, B.C., ^FRIDAY, AUG   25th. 1911  Single Copies 5c.  UdC  ^faultless  ft  "BLEND  Pure  r^  Jt  cvion  9k/  JL  ^^/C^L  LOCAL AND PERSONAL  From present indications the Ninth  Annual Nelson Frnit Fair which is to  ba held at Nelson on September 26-27-28  ^promises to exceed any Fair of previous  years both in the way of amusements  aud exhibi s from a perusal of the premium list the prizes offered .this year are  to be more extensive than ever and will  no doubt resnlt in bringing out numerous exhibits, especially in the Poultry  section is noticeable the increase in  variety and prize money, in fact so great  s-bssa-thc^CTsass-of-^fasfcite^  This tea has been put up iu one lb packages, for our exclusive sale  Try one package of the best .So tea on the market  S. A Speers  I ������������������������������^r������vjV������&������������i5111  Burguiary  Al Oreston  sspesrs    store     burgled,  cash till emptied; narrow  escape from fire  On   Saturday   evening,    or  Sunday  ! morning last, the 19tb inst, a burglar or  burglars   forcibly entered   the Speers  Store, rifled the Cash Till opened and  Ifxnmined the contents  of the safe,  and  tgot clean away, leaving nothing but a  stook of burnt out matches,  some old  ' burtons, aud greasy finger prints,  as to  ! tbo gcilt^- parties.        - ��������� -,  'The robbery was discovered on Sunday  i aftern'oon,    when Mr.   Speers   looking  ! round the store, no!iced traces of the  j midnight visitor, ond found his   worst  fears realised when he examined the til  which hod   contained some $20., and  found same empty,    A������ further  exami-  1 nation Bhowed, the robber, had obtained  1 admittance by forcing the back door of  1 the store, had rifled the the till by match  light,   the   floor   being covered   with  burned out matches.   Among the contents of the till were some papers. $20  '' in cash, and a list of the week'* business  and the burglar  having pocketed the  cash; turned his attention to the office  safe in; which' he probably counted on  fiuding the money as per the list1- taken  ���������from tfoe tUl. Ay'" - '^XAy:.  ,:; Here-,,he was disappointed, by match  light lie opened the safe whioh was shut  but. not  locked on the   combination,  turned out all the papers therein, using  a knife or other sharp instrument, he out  nwoy,;'-tliR'Vypbdwork nnd opened the  Binall drawer intlie safe of whioh Mr.  Spoors carries tho key^but-was rewarded  only by a bundle of private papera,  Thoro was no oash in the safe what*  over, na Mr. Spoors banks same, and  ouly leaves in tho till sufficient monoy  for change.  During his operations on the safe  drawer, the burglar lost two buttons  from his coat, or at least two old buttons  were fonntf among the burnt out  matches.  The safe, door, drawer and papers,  were left covered with ureaBy hand  prints, such as might be caused by the  marks of axle grease or some similar  substance. s  a'he thief made his getaway by ihe  KITCHENER NOTES  Mr. Andeen and Mr. Fink of Oranbrook spent a day in Kitchener thiB  week fishing.  Mr. Lewis is now acting as agent, Mr."  Burgess having gone on his holidays.  Mr, Speers and party have gone up  Goat river for a few days fishing.  The Boy Scouts from Greston ara now.  camped a mile and a half up the river,  Mr. and Mrs. Watcher were the guests  of Mrs. Geo. A, Hunt for a few days.  same method  as he   entered, and the jjr, Watohor reports fishing good,  hav-  robbeiy was discovered by Mr. Speers  on Snnday, as described.  The robber who-ever he wan, is an  aniatuer at the business, that. much is  evident from his crude mefc^od������o,  yOxfe of the.worst features of thejcase,  is the hap hazard manner-in whioh he  struck matches and dropped same on  the floor, by this reckless procedure he  risked discovery and might have set the  building on fire, and it Beeins to be pure  "luck''-that.the store was not burned  down.  The Provincial Police, are working on  the case.  ANOTHER   ROBBERY  On Saturday last, we are informed  that the Bunk House at Oanyon City,  was visited by one of the Sneak Thief  fsaiernite, who got away with Borne  mirrors, clothing etc., the property of  the Oompany, and the employes.  ANo arrests have yet been made, but  we understand the "Provinoial Police  are .working on the case."  ing made a good catch.  Capt. Carruthers, the general traveller  paid Kitchener a visit this week.  On Saturday last the tows was almost  AlAVlUg  gone'to the circa*.  ��������� Mr. Poulson of Spokane who has just  returned from the old country, paid  Kitchener a flying visit.  Master Bobbie and Eleanor Creelman  have returned to their home in Tan-  oouver.  The Boy Soout meeting will not be  held until the Monday, following the  Oreston Labor Day oelebratiou.  Rev.S.H. Sarkissian leaves on Mon.  day next, the 28th for the Semi Yearly  Prijsbytry meeting nfe Nelson.  ~������.t the close of Servioe next Snnday  Evening, Holy Communion will bo ad*  ministered in tho ProBbytorian church j  #  Keep*       on       Hand  Soft drinks ou Ice, and  1  In the liot weatlier, as well as Fruit aud caudies     ^  Best Bread aiid Cakes  mmmmmmidammmimmmmiimmmmmimm m imwm ������n������������ ������ mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmimim  Opposite the Cj P. R. Station       ���������  ^������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^���������(���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������><>*  Vancouver is to be the seat of a remarkable religiouB gathering in October.  From October 18th, to the 20tb, tbe  "Men's Missionory Convention" of tbe  Laymen's Missionary Movement will  hold its sessions there. Some of tbe  leading men, lay and clerical, the missionary experts and specialists of the  ohnrches from Eastern Canada are  coming West to participate in these  meetings.  Clem Payette is marketing yellow  transparents grown aci.'oss the Kootenay  Fred Hurry has a big crow putting up  hay on the flats and conuuenbed operations Monday, ',  We understand tho Duok oiteek mill  has temporarily closed dowiu  The Boy Scouts have returned safe  and sound from an enjoyable oamp.  G. W, Bonny, Supt., of Roads, this  week commenced the laying ot the sidewalk on Wilson Avonuo.  This waB badly needed, and the businessmen, on ; this street appreciate the  good work being dono by tho Gov't.  Mr. Thompson is still busy taking out  poles from tho Potomau ranch, he hnn  ono raft ont and will havo anqtbor.down  to tho landing in a fow days,    ;  Howe's big oiroua came and went, and  somo $1-760 of CteBton Money wont with  The world is a small place aftor nil;  wo 'havo word from a woll known  Orostonlto, tbat on Ana, 18 he stopped  oat of tho dopofc nt Winnipeg and ran  right into nnothor Crestcmito, standing  on the Fralrlo metropolis sido woik, Ono  ot them wnn It. Lamout nnd tho othor  Toddy Maloiio.  ' A->dQhoolhouHA 1������ shortly to Iki created  at Dnok Croek or Wynndol.  section each succeeeing year that it has  been necessary for the Fair Association  to build a much larger Poultry Building  to take care of the exhibits promised  this year.  In tho matter of free attractions this  year's Directorate have spared neither  time nor money in securing the best acts  procurable and several feature attractions will be seen" the same as at the  biggest Fairs on the Pacific Coast.  Single fare rates are offered by all  Transportation lines.  , If arrangements can be made whereby  the mill at Yahk will close down for  Labor Day all the mill men will take in  Supt. Uren of the C. P. R. at Cranbrook has informed Mr. Fred G. Little  that if at all possible he will attend tbe  Labor Day celebration at Creston.  - i,  FRUIT GROWING  Intimation has been given from  Ottawa of the appointment on the  recommendation of the minister of  agriculture of a commission headed by  J. A. Buddick, a dairy and cold storage  commissioner, to conduct a thorough  and comprehensive inquiry into conditions affecting the fruit growing industry of Canada and the status of that  in ������> i-"try generally, The commission  caiiss for a report under the following  heads:  .Area and extent of land adapted4 to  fruit growing in the various- provinces..  Variety of fruits which 3iave- been  found to be the most profitable and  successful- in several provinces or subdivisions of same.  General trend of industry coward  concentrating production of large  quantities of standard varieties.  Difficulties whioh are likely to be  encountered.  Methods of production.  Facilities for'" distribution and marketing.  Possibilities of .overproduction  Mr, J. Becker, has purohase d 10 aores  and Mr. Abel 10 acres of fruit land at  Bonners Ferry and will leave Oreston  for the new home ia Idaho in a few  days, ��������� . ���������'���������'  i  A FAIR YOU KNOW, AND SO YOU GO  The 9th. Annual $  Nelson Fruit Fair   !  - ���������   -    - - - ��������� - ��������� ...     .' ���������  NELSON, B. C. SEPTEMBFR *6th. 27th. and 28th |  $3000 IN FREE ATTRACTIONS $3000 Z  f    jJon't  Burnstad':  TT   11M  Wj������a*  TV   W01.  d������AUY7  *  -Miss-  J._E. Hardy, The High Wire King.     f  Dorethy DeVonda, Queen of the Air.  These. Happy,and his trick mule, Dynamite  And Marie McDonald, the Scottish Dancer.  1  i  . \  _������___���������__   Inter-City Band  Tournament.    Rock drilling contest  Log Sawing and chopping, and Tie-Making Contests  ���������   The higgest Fair yet, and then s^me.      Dont miss It  % J. E* cdnnable, Pres. G������ Horstead, Sec-Mgr*  |  l������������##<i>^##^^������#^������������������������������������������������������������'������������������^*'^-������������'������������-������-������'������-������������������������������������������������������i������������������������������������s������������  Oreston Labor  Oav Celebration  The big day draws nearer, and tbe  heavy business of lining up the arrangements in readiness for Labor Day Celebration at Creston is now all but completed.  Yes, that Cranbrook Band is coming-,  so are the Cranbrook Base. Ball Team,,  and the Crowd, and if cur information  is correct, the Special train will be taxed  to its capacity, to hold the pleasure  seekers bound for Cresfion on Labor Day  Our cousins from across the line are  coming one and all, Bonners Ferry will  be left a deserted town, whilst the Base  Ball Teams, Sports and Band travel on  the G. N. Special, to join in the fun at  Creston Labor Day celebration.  Iu our next issue we will publish a  full ani complete,list of the events and  prizes, but we can say now, that ��������� the  large funds-available, and the ^jathnsi-  astic committees who are handling the  variops section, absolutely guarantee a  successful and enjoyable day of sport  and pleasure for all.  The appointment of strong representatives to handle the various details'and  sports on the Grounds in the persons of  Messrs Ingham, A. Miller and S. Atherton as Judges for the Horse Racing,  Cap. A. S. Fitzgerald and J". Burn Cal  lander as over seers of the Calidonian  sports, Ed. F. Johnson as starter, and  R. S. Bevan,Marshal is sufficient to shew  that all "competitors will be given a  square deal, and that merit will be the  only Winner.  In addition to the Base-Ball Game,  Scouts V Shamrocks, there will take  place a great 3 cornered contest for the  Baseball ohampionship of the Koote-  nays, in-which Bonners AFerry, Creston  and; Cranbrook, ;will fight for victory,  and the handsome trophy and purse of  $100 in Gold to be the Victor's prize. -  An Elaborate programme cf Calidonian sports, Horse Races, Games' and  competitions, children's races and  ladies competitions, has been drawn np,  and from daylight to dark the fan will  be fast and furious.  Two prize brass bands, will enliven  the proceedings by selections of music,  and at night a Grand Danca will beheld  as a fitting climax to the pleasures of  the Day.  Lunches and' refreshments will be  served on the Grounds, the Caterers and  Citizens of the District have made preparations, to welcome and entertain all  visitors in a fitting manner. The. Presi- *  dent and the committee invite everyone  .to come to Creston and spend a Day of  Enjoyment and Celebration in the  Glorious Valley, on Labor Day 1011.  "AN ATTEMPTED ROBBERY"  The home of Mr. D. S. Timmons was  visited on Saturday evsnic* last hv &n  uninvited guest. Shortly after midnight Mr. Timmons ^woke and/hearing  someone moving in the" sitting rocm  called out thinking it might be one of  the family. Receiving no answer, he  jumped up whereon the would be burglar made a hurried get away banging  the scr een door after hini'.  Mr. Timmons looked out but was un-  able to see any trace of the .party.  Mrs. G. Hurry, who has been visiting.  her son,   Mr. Geo. Hurry of Canyon  City, returned to'her home in Noleon  Monday.  Mi*. F. fi. Attwood of the Hearst International News Service and Mr. J.  Attwood are visitors to Oxeston. They  aro interested in Fruit lands close to  Eriokson owning 80 txcrea, and are looking over thoir holdings  4>  ^*^  ���������  3y    The  ������  ifou'ii  tpitfW"  S;i'S:;i''.ii'i'V-i!-;.p*iiii<*i.''  p������  *ftii  ;i^'fri^*yH  *1w^:Wf!)n  WMT?������  WHEN YOU ASKTORXJi;  PEABODYS*  OVERALLS,  I FAVOUR LOCAL DEALER  SAYSHEHASV  "SOMETHING JUST AS GOOtf  COMPARE THEM, NOTE THE  PIT, MATERIAL .WORKM ANSHIR,  AMD YARDAGE;NUMQER OF POCKETS  OF THE OVERALLS, ALSO ON  THE COATS NOTE THE GAUNTLET  CUFF, AND THE UNIFORM BAND  C01LAR.AND THEN IF THE'JUST  AS G00DwGARMENT STANDS THE  VC0MPAWS0N.BUY IT BY Altf  MEANS. , BUTMARKYOU.1  TMEY.WONT STAND A CAREFUL  COMPARISON/,.  WE ARE JHE AGENTS  port  Scofceir* Liquor, tobacco  and Drur Cure arCuM������*;  nnd Dratf������;  It countmcu tho  ill cravl-nit*'  never bo ������ny  ���������3f to aVJiikiVatoKlcants,or um drags ���������������������>������. Co������  BiT#n.i������r������Hy. ,W������ liana tat ta hwr o������ on������  WBgm^BhtoiB}m  FEABODYS  GUARANTEED OVERALLS*  Creston Mercantile Co.,  Ld.  t  t  ���������  i  1  \i--A  *  ������  s  ���������i  . X.M  ������������������*   11  ������������������,'.v-H|  |;  *v- I.   ������������������ v.,    ...    .    ���������  "������������������' V. T*'i, V,*','������������������'-  ' V* %���������'!������������������ X     .... .������������ ���������'���������,'' ..��������� .,    ' '������    I  y '' y   * * ��������� * ��������� ��������� - ���������'*,    ..     . '  ���������  mamimmtmm^miiliiiiiiuiii^mi^^  ��������� " I '  m^mmmllUmmt^m  V ���������.-.;., .���������,...���������)..  ''X'XXXXx.  ���������   v. m ^  mtmmim^limmmkM Biwiininw  CBESTON,  REVIEWS  m,  If  if.,-..-  m  ya  li  i##r??fh  If  [fi  hi  I-  li-  F  THE PERFUME  OF THE  LADY IN BLACK  By GASTON LEROUX,  Aofhor ol "The My������t������ry ot tb* Yellow  . . Room."  COPYRIGHT.   1909. BY BRENTAMO'S  (Continued.)  CHAPTER   XVII.  The  Return  of  Arthur   Ranee.  HE weapon belonged to Friuee  -Wuiitcb. but mere was no doubt  in the mind ot any oue ol us  that it liad been stoleu by Old  Bob. .and we eould uot forget tbut  witb bis latest breath Bernier bad accused Larsan of being bis assassiu.  Never bad tbe image oi old Bob and  that of Larsan been so Inextricably  confounded in our restless spirits as  since Rouletabille bad found "tbe oldest dagger known to tbe human race"  dripping witb tbe blood of Beruier.  Mme. Editb bad at once realized tbat  henceforth tbe fate ot Old Bob lay in  tbe bands of Uouletabille. Aud mere-  fore Mme. Editb. wbo in ber dual affection bad uot ceased to beueve tuat  the man wbo lay on bis bed in tbe  square tower was reaily ber uncle,  bad begun to imagine, tbanks to tbe  Woody weajwn. tain the invisible i-ar-  san nad wore u so strong a web ot circumstantial evidence around Old tfot  tbat it could scarcity De oroueu with  tbe design doubtless ot making tbe old  man suffer tbe puuisbtneut tor tbe  ���������wretch's own crimes and aiso tbe  dangerous weigbr ol his personality.  Alcae. Editb trembled tor Old Bod ana  ior berseit.'  And tbe incriminating fact remainec  that there had Own nothing any wbere  around tbe corpse ot Bernier* but the  stone knife whi<*b old Bob bad stoleu!  She read the certainty of tbis con-  -Tlctioo in tbe eyes aud in tbe manner  ������f   Roulera bille and   of  Usrzac.     But  as I draw breath." And she showed  we a tiny revolver wbicb was hidden  ln her gown. ,  "Is.it  actual   truth   that  you   aro  j ready to defend me?" she demanded.  ; turning her beautiful eyes full  upon  my own.  "1 am ready."  "Against your friend even?"  "if it should be necessary," I answered, with a sigh, passing my band  across my forehead.  "Very well; 1 believe you." she answered,    "ln  that case  1   will  leave  you here for a few minutes.   You will  guard this door for me."  And she pointed to the door bebind  which Old Bob was resting. Then she  ran out of the room. Wbere wus she  going? She confessed to me later.  She was going to look for Prince Galitch.   Oh. woman, woman!  She bad scarcely disappeared under  the arch when Rouleiabille and M.  Darzac entered the room. They had  heard all tbat bad passed. Rouletabille  ���������KtiraM eed~ttr-"Tifo'��������� *sirte~-snrei���������told���������ore"  quietly that be was aware that 1 bad  betrayed him.  "You are using a large word, Rouieta bille!" 1 exclaimed. "You know that  1 am not in tbe habit of betraying auy  one. Mine. Edith is really very uiucb  to be pitied, and you do uot pity her  enough, my friend."  "An, well, you pity her too much."  1 started to make some reply, but  Kouletabille cut sbort my woras witb  a dry gesture.  "1 ask you only one thing���������only one,  you understand. It is that, no matter  wbat may happen���������no matter what  may happen���������you shall not address one  word to either M. Darzac or to myself."  "That will be a very easy thing to  promise." 1 replied, foolishly Irritated,  and 1 turned my back upon hini.  But at tbe same moment the officers  cousin*'' out of the csstie call^^d tc  us. The inquest was at an end. There  was oo doubt, in their eyes, after the  deoiarariou ot tbe doctors, that the affair bad been an accident, and tbat  was rhe verdict which they telt obliged  to render. . Darzac and Rouletabille  accompanied them to the outer gate.  .As l stood leaning on n������y elbows at  the window 1 suddenly beam a sound  which fell  opon  tbe evening air like  Edtth, whom all these prepuiatiout*  had disturbed more**; than any onu.else.  "I entreat Mine. Darzac to join me in  imploring these gentlemen to do nothing until Arthur's return."       A  v A  The Lady iu Black had no opportunity to intervene, for before Mme.  Edith finished speaking we- heard a  loud noise outside the door qf the corridor. A knock cakue at the door, and  we heard the voice of Arthur Ranee  begging us to open immediately."'..He  cried:  "I have brought the pin with ythe  ruby head!"  Rouletabille opened the door.    '  "Arthur Kanee. you are come then  at last!" he exclaimed.  Edith's husband seemed plunged In  the deepest- melnucnoly.  "What have you to tell tne? What  has happened? Some new misfortune?  Ah. 1 feared so���������teu red that 1 pad arrived too late when I saw, the iron  gate closed and ueard the prayers for  tbe dead c-banted Hi tne tower.    sees. 1  PRINCESS-LQUtSi  Tha  Kaiser's  Daughter  Is  Interesting  Royal  Matchmakers.  *&  she understood a> soon sas tbe young \ the blow of an immense gong, and 1  mas  began  speaking that  be seemed j knew tbat it was Kouletabille who bad  to have no other end in vi������w than to  save Old Bob from tbe suspicious ol  the authorities.  Rouletabille in elving his evidence  proved with a logical accuracy taat  overwhelmed the esamining magistrate and plunsr^d the delegato into  despair that the deed conid only bave  been   committed   by   tbe   dead   man  ordered the iron gates to be closed.  Not a single minute passed after  jbat when 1 saw Mme. Edith rush into  the room and hurry to me as though 1  were her only refuge.  Then 1 saw Darzac appear, tben Rouletabille. and leaning on bis arm was  the Larty in Black, it coiiid now very  easily be seen tbat sbe was making a  four persons at the } powerful effort to bide tbe horror  postern gate and rbe two persons in \ which, in spite of all. pierced through  Old  Bob's room  bad each  oeen  look- ; ber troubled glance and to hide trom  knew that you nua executed Old Bob."  Rouletubille. woo hud closed and  bolted the door behind Artnur Huuce.  turned to the American and said:  "Old Bob is alive, and. Pere. Bernier  Is dead.   Be seated, monsieur."  Kauce stared at the speaker in  amazement, then looked in consternation at the drawing board. the .dish of  paint and tbe bloody skutl and ^demanded:  "Who killed hlmV  Then, condescending to notice that  bis wife was there, he pressed her  band, bnt his eyes were used upon  the Lady in Black.  "Before nis death Bernier accused  Frederic Larsan." answered M. Dar-  sac.  "Do you mean to say by that that  he accused Old Hob?" interrupted  Kabce tndiguaiitiy. "i will not suffer  that. I. too. bud some doubts in re-  card to the nervonaoty of out beloved  uncie. hut ! tell you that I have the  ruby* bear" <**! pin."  (To be continued.)  THEY   PLAYED   CHESS.  The  ing at the others ������n<i bad not lost  sight of each other while some one  was killing Bernier a few steps away,  so it was impossible to beuere that  the killing could have beeu done by  any other than the victim.  To this the examine magistrate,  greatly interested, replied by inquiring whether any nf us bad reason to  suspect any motive for suicide on the  part of Bernier. to wnicn Houletablllf  answered that the supposition of suicide might easily he laid aside aud  tbat of accident substituted for it.  The stone, which might have attracted his attention by its strange form,  might have been picked up by Pere  Bernier. and if he nad happened to  slip and fall while holding it in bis  hand everything would be explained,  and very simply. Pere Bernier undoubtedly must hnve thus unfortunately fallen upon this triangular hint,  which bad pierced bis bearu  One of tbe physirluns summoned tc  care for Old Bob was culled, and be  decided thut Bernler's fatal wound  was caused by tbe dint.  As to Mme. Editb nud myself, after  some futile nnd useless questions, asked while tbe doctors were ut tbe bedside of Old Bob. we were allowed to  leave tbo room, and we went to sit ln.  the little parlor just outside tbe bedroom and were tbere wben tbe magistrates were ready to depart.  . Edith suddenly seized mc by the  hand and cried out:  "Do not leave me! I beg of you  don't leave me! 1 have only you left.  1 do not know wbpre Prince Galitch  Je���������I do not know anything about my  husband. Tbat is wbat makes tbis so  horrible. Arthur sent mo a message  aaylng that he was going tn search of  Tuilio. Ho does not know even yet  that Bender has been murdered. Has  he found rbe 'hangman of tbe sea?'  Is It from this mnn���������from Tuilio now  tbat 1 expect the truth'. And not a  word bos come!   It Is horrible!"  As she took my hand so confidingly  and held it for a moment In ber own  I felt tbat I was for Mme. Editb with  all my heart and soul, and I assured  her that she might rely upon my devotion.  Itoulttablllc never failed to cast a  glance Id our direction every time ho  had tbe opportunity. *  "Ah, he Is watching ub!" exclaimed  Mme. Edith.  "lou olight-to be grateful to Ron-  lecubllle." i ventured to remind  ner.  **for bis Intervention and  his silence  relative to the 'oldest knife known to  us the emotion which made her clibg  feverishly to the arm of her young  companion. Darzac. too. had the sora-v  ber aud resolute mien ot a judge. But  that which most ot au added to our  surprise and affrigbt was tue entrance  ot Pere Jacques. Waiter and Mattoni  into the square tower. All three were  armed witb muskets and placed tnetn-  seives iii silence lief ore tbe door, where  they stood with military precision  while tbey received from the lips of  Rouletabille the order to let no person  go out from tbe old' chateau, luaith  was overwhelmed with terror and demanded ot Mattoni and Waiter, both  ot whom were greatly artacaea to ber,  what,their presence signibed uud what  their weapons threatened; ���������ut. to tny  great astonishment, jthey returned no  answer. Then the'little woman rushed  to tne door which gave access to Old  Bob's room. and. extending ber two  arms across tbe threshold as if to bar  the passage, she cnea:  "What ure you going to do? You  do not mean to kill him?"  "No, madame," replied Rouletabille  gravely. "We are going to judge bim.  And io order to be sure tbut the judges  sball not be executioners we are aU  going to swear upon the body ot Pere  Bender after having mid dowu our  arms tbat each ot us win keep guard  over hluipeif.'  And be led us into tbe chamber  where   Mere   Bernier   continued  Loser   Afterward   Learned   Without Asking Why He Lost.  Raron Heugeiuiuiier. the Austrian  diplomat, a mau famous tor his i-tin-is  ability, one day at a bouse in \\ asn  ington met a young man whose name  be did uot catch when rhe tnrriHiuo-  tioBs were made. Chess was the typic  of the conversation by all those In tne  company, and presently the young  man suggested diffidently that ne  would be highly honored if the baron  would play a game with him.  Tbe baron consented. They sat  down. After a tew moves the hnron  looked up from the tabic checkmated  and. found the vonng man reading *  paper The ches������men were pla������-ed  again and. after not so mahv moves*  as before, the baron looked up to Hnd  the young man reading the paper aud  himself, checkmated'  After his dinner rhe bnron >-finw*  back He wanted another game, being  somewhat chagrined at the ease with  which be bad been beaten, As he  caa?.e In be found the young man who  had played with him that afternoon  blindfolded and piaylnu against sixteen opponents at tne xnroe time The  young man wus Pilisoury.���������Saturday  Evening Post.  Our Sleep;  As a race we sleep too Httle. An  infant's lite is uearly all sleep Gradually us the child grows older ihe  hours of sieep are shortened to half  the day or ahout eight hours. Youth  until the age ot twenty is reached requires fully ten hours' sleep. Although  nature demands fewer hours* sleep in  sum met than In winter. It has heen  proved that eight hours of sleep ore required for the average.udult in good  health. By this, expialuw the Pittsburg Dispatch, is meant not simply  eight bout* In bed. .'.tint *t.bift amount i������f  good, sound, restful sleep night after  night. Our power to work is Intimately related to our ability to sleep, and  there is no more reliable indication of  to | sound lieultb tlmn ihe capacity to sleep  thb KAisBn's OA.vairritt.  lt is expected there will be some  fine maneuvering among royal parents  or their agents who may attend the  corouution. for young Prince Edward,  the heir to the throue of ("rent Britain, will have to Vbe provided wit h a  wife before' long, and there isn't a  power in Europe that would not welcome an alliance with England. It is  quiie unlikely that tbe lad himself..  who ls ould to inherit King Edward's  eye for beauty and Queen Alexandra's tact aud artistic temperament,  will have much of a voice in the selection of a bride.  The English nation prefers that its  royal family marry In Queen Victoria s  family connection. The czarina, who is  Queen Victoria's granddaughter, has a  daughter,   tbe   Grand   Duchess   Olga.  ._..������,   ���������������   .-*..���������   ni.*������.        tnM_ii....   *._..������������,.**  nut*    an    ui'w    niAircu.        *2Ufill?.u    iv^ailj  has before happily intermarried with  the Russians, the mother ot the crown  princess of- Roumania having been a  Russian grand duchess. While Austria has several eligible archduchesses,  the possibilities; of such a match are  remote, owing to religious differences.  Many persons think that the kaiser  would like to arrange an alliance between his daughter. Princess. Victoria  Louise, and tbe heir of England, for  he is most ambitious for her; his favorite child, and available crowned,  beads or heirs to thrones are scarce.  With her mother: she will attend the  coronation, and the young people will  then bave. a chance to become acquainted.  A ruler of the. German ruler Is  Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia,  to whom the kaiser is so deyoted^that  in minor matters she always, gets Uer  wiii. She arrivedVafter sis brothers  on Sept. 13. 1JW2. ahd Is therefore tn  her nlhetee������itb year. She. is colonel  of the Hussars of the Bodyguard  and wears her skull and crossbones  badge with as jaunty an air as any  young officer. Her royal highness Is  full of fun nnd high sr'rlts and is devoted to the companionship of. Prince  Oscar and Prince Joachim, though nel-  ���������{Jier of them is in her regiment. All  the princes are in the kaiser's wonderful-foot guard regiment. The fact  that the fJermau princess has so many  of the housewifely virtues to which  Queen Mary attaches importance will  doubtless have weight when ber influence is to be cast into the balance in  selecting a consort for her son.  |ENGU8H7#^m0JlC POETBY.  The nearest that Englishmen care  go to lyrical expression about national affaire is such a sonnet a������ WoWi-  worth's "Milton, thou shouldst be living at this hour." or the dedicatory  poem -s appended : to f .-Tennyson's  "idylls.'' which contains a memorable  passage about the: y retention of the  Colonies���������''    y.  So loyal ia  too costly I  friends���������your  love-'.'"..    y  la but a burthen; loose the bond, and  go.   '      ������������������    ���������  Xxyy^'' yX  Ib this the tone of Empire P, here the  faith     y    ���������������������������',  That made lis rulers P this, indeed, her  voice   ... y- .^.  And meaning, whom the roar of Hou-  V   gomont  Left   mightiest  of   all  peoples   under  heaven?  What shock has fool'd her since, that  she should speak  Bo teebly?  wealthier���������wealthier���������hour  by hour!  The.* voice   qf_ Britain^ vpr _a_ sinking  "land."" yzAi'A" -.���������'������������������' ' V>-V'-,,;"'  Some  third-rate . isle  half-lost  among  her seasP-y - '������������������.���������: ���������  or again, such a majestic simile as  that in Matthew Arnold's "Heine's  Grave."  Yes.^we arraign her, but she  The weary Titan! with deaf  Ears, and labor-dimmed eyes.  Regarding neither to right A  Nor left, goes passively by.  A ,ptaggeringv<m t*>,her goal;     .  Bearing on shoulders immense ���������"'���������'  Atlantean, the load  Well-nigh not to be borne  ,   Of the too vast orb oi her iate.  Among modern poems which strike  this high reflective note are two school  odes, one by Mr. Bridges about Eton,  printed in his "Shorter Poems," and  .one by . MrA Newbolt called "Clifton  Chapel."���������Canon   Beeching,   in ' Pro-  y'nnial   T.pt.tprs ���������"  A COUNOIL OF SEVEN  SOMETHING ABOUT THE G5G MEM  AT  SCOTLAND   YARD.  groan beside tbe bier of her spouse.  There we iuid aside our revolvers and  took tbo oath which KouietaDille exacted,  Tbe oath having beeo taken. Rouletabille, with, the Lady lu Kluck suit  on bis arm. went from the tuuereal  cbumbcr into tbe corridor, but instead  of directing our steps towurd tbe  apartment ot Old Bob, us wo expected  him to do. he weut Ktralsnt to the  door which afforded entrunce to tbe  chamber ot "the body too many." and,  drawiug from bis pocket the little spe-  clal Uoy ot which i. have spouen. he  opened the door.  Wo were all astonished In entering  tho rooms which had been occupied  by M. and Mine. Oaraie to see upon  M. Unrzae's desk tbe druwlng board,  tho wash drawing upon which our  friend had worked nt (he side of Old  Bob in the latter's workshop in the  Court of tbe Bold and also the little  dlsb full of red piiint and the tiny  brush drenched with the paint. And.  lastly, In the middle of tlv������ desk there  was placed, iippriirliig vory much ni  Its eiiHo. upon Its  hiuody juws, "tho  tbe human race.'    if tne oUicers had ' oldest skull of hunuiulty."  learned that thiu stone dagger belonged to yonr uncle Bob. what could  bave hindered them from placing him  under arrestV"  "Ohr1 sbo cried bitterly. "Your  friend bus ns mnny good reasons tn  keep silence as I have, and 1 dread  <wly one' thing. M. Knlnclnlr���������1 dread  only ono thing."  "And wluit l������ that?"  "1 fr-ar Irwt he haf invert my unHe  from Mr authorities only to ruin him  mart eamrHftfly.   At ail *-rcm*. it H  tteeftMsry  to  be  ready  for  nnythlnp  And 1 know bow to defend blui so iouu  Rouletabille Incked nnd bolted the  door nnd stild to um, himself greatly  nffccivd, while we listened with stupefaction:   ,  ������������������Sit down, !f you plouse, ladles and  gentlemen.  "Veil will acknowledge." begun Rouletubille, "Unit there Is here a round  tlii* mhle one chair too many and In  ciiiiseiiuence one nerann tne tew���������to  purilruhimr, M. Arthur Runce. f������.r  whom we cannot wait iniicu longer."  "fVrliu|������������ ������i thin very moment try  iiixluHid powMeMsea Hie |������������i*of������" nf Oiil  i bib'*    Innocence,"    observed     Mim-  naturally, and Ihe more active nud eu-  ergettc the waking life thu deeper the  Bleep.  His Light Diet.  The actor's seiiHe ot numor Is nl*  ways uppermost He will Jest about  his hard luck, his III luck or almost  anything that nlTera un opportunity tor  n Juke. OetHTjilly, too, he tins eour*  age--the courage ro smile when his  heart Is heavy A corned hm. who wns  known, to be in desperate straits, was  Invited to u swliil gathering one evening When the.poor actor arrived he  was seen to, he thinly clad, nlthonirn  the weather win bitter cold He looked jilsn ns It n* had not had nny too  much nourishment for some time. Tho  hostess ureeterl him cordially.  "1 nm so glinl to *i*e you." she said.  "flow well ynu nre looltlnpr*"  "Tea," replied the cnmedlnn: "tho  wind hns heen verv nutritious of late."  ���������Saturday Kvenlnn Post.  ' Golfing Garb.  Do you play'goif? if not fear no  more to don golfing fogs, for they are  no longer ugly, but picturesque, and up  to date golfing garb for women ts  quite as suitable for walking as for a  morning' ou tbe lioks. Sweaters are  being  made to 8t iu  trim, graceful  Groat Dstective Establishment Whicfr  ���������*  Oporatas From a Gloomy Office I it  London ths Police Machinery  Which Is a Terror to Crooks, !*  Ruled by Sir Melvijle MacNaghtenr  Aided by Six Specialists In Crime,.  -In the great, rather grim, red-brick  building which, like a medieval fortress, dominates the Thames within a>  stone's throw of the Houses of A Parliament, there is a large, barely-furri- i  ished room which Loldg more secrets  than any other in London, with the.  possible exception of the room of  Cabinet mysteries. It is the nerve  centre of our great and complex de--;  tective system, which controls the cur-A  -rents- ixadiatiRg-������,ll-������hs-v;<xld-<tvez~ fcf -  tne discovery of crime; and it ia in  this secret chamber that the mysterious Council of Seven hold*; their meet*  ings to .unravel vthe tangled skeins oi  tragedy.  :''':' .'.  This council has not long been is  existence; in fact, it is practically uny  known to the outside world. It is only  a. short time' since it occurred to the  authorities of, New Scotland Yard!  that, in place of casual conferences  b'etween,.detectives engaged in the so*  lution of some problem of crime, it  would be-well to-appoint a body of  their cleverest V detectives ��������� men of  acute and astute brains, with lon$.  experience of crime and criminals���������i  to combine their efforts in solving the-  principal mysteries; and,, as might be  expected, the plan has worked admirably. .'  '���������',  The greatest care has;naturally been*  taken  in  choosing  men. for   this  responsible wprk. It was important thai  i the council should, as far as possible,  cover the whole range of crime.   The  detective who has specialized in murder  or burglary  mayyknowv little' yoiy  6ay,  coiners -and   beg^iifg-ietters  im-A  posters, and thus the leading expertV  in each of the principal branches of  crime: was chosen ������������������ men who know  practically  all  that  is  to  be  known  about their own branch and its professors, and whose names even are ������j  terror  to  evil-doers  the   whole  world  over.  But let us see how this council  works. Suppose that a mysterious  murder has taken place in London.  WVithin a few minutes after it has I  been reported to the nearest police  station the detective inspector and his  assistants are on the spot making investigations. Meanwhile the news has-  been flashed to New Scotland Yard;  and almost before the local men have  well commenced their inquiries ������  member of the council���������the man whoser^  special province it is���������appears on "the  scene and takes charges o������ the operations.  If  the  problem  is  a fairly  sample-  one, as it often is, and the murderer'  is speedily run to earth, the. services*-  of  the council  are  naturally  not  required.   But if there, is no sufficient]]  clue to the assassin, or he has made:;  his   escape   good,   the   council   is   at.  once* summoned, and.takes the case its  hand.' .���������'���������  And who are the members of the secret   council?    Naturally,   they   vary  from time to tjjhe, due to retirements  and  other  causes,  but  the  principaiA  members  have  so  far  remained  thee  Big   Derby   Sweepstake.  This year the great. Calcutta Turf  Club sweepstake oh the Derby was  worth ������66,666, no less than ������16,666  more than tlie previous best attained  last year. On that occasion Captain  H. T. Raban, of the Indian army, drew  Lemberg, drawing ticket No. 92,211,  for wniua he paid 14 snillings. Within half an hoar of his being advised  by cable that he had drawn the favorite he had negotiated with a' London  syndicate, who purchased a half  snare in the lucky ticket for ������7.500.-  Captain Raban  won  ������33,000 in all.  xs early a quarter "of a million tickets  are bought annually in this, the greatest sweepstake in the world. The  tickets, which cost 14s. each, are  keenly competed for. Sometimes syndicates buy up thousands, and pool  the result. Of the total amount subscribed the chance of the winner takes  40 per cent., the second 20 per cent.,  and the third TO per cent. The other  starters divide 10 per cent, between  them, while a further 10 per cent,  goes to the -drawers of non-starters  left in the race at the time the sweep  closes. A final 10 per cent, goes to  defray expenses. - Needless to say, romance has.abounded in the history of  the sweep, which originated as a small  private affair at the' Calcutta Turf  Club.. ., 7A .  ,  '*....  One year tlie six-year-old daughter  of a native signalman won ������30,000.  Though the tickets are sent to the  other ends of the earth, India has been  curiously   favored.     A   Madras   bank i same.   The head of the council is, by  clerk drew Signorinetta, while 0:*by  fell to a merchant officer on an Indian  liner, and ������30,000 a iew years previously- to an Indian engine-driver.  Strange indeed! Alone of Londoners, a valet at a West-End club drew  Minoru, and sold half his ticket for  ������6,000.  parlor wlnT|C she is *|titngi-������'uod  clous, Tnuirnr,:    Whul are you do-  A KkWInn Defsrr-M,  Aunt Clara ilo ner yomm  nephsw,  who hns lust  hrnmrht a  bucket   into  the  grnci  Ing with ������hut bucket V In Ite It down  to thi-'kheheo nt nnre. rmnniy-l  want yon t������ kick It, Aunt riimi. cmim  I heard pnpn waving when you kick  Ihe bucket we'd get at thb very lewsl  l'2R.00U.,  Panama Hats.  What nro generally known as "psn-  iraa" Inns are not made In Pnmimu  at all, but chloiiy lu South America,  especially In Colombia nnd Kcuadmr,  snd to Home extent iu several Cetitrul  American utato*.  thb nrw aoi*r owiATan.  lines aud In accordance wltb tha de-  mundw of fushlou ure supplied \vith  more or loss well defined revern and  collars. The whito or gray sweaters  nro preferred by conservntlvvs, but;  Some extremely smart womeu ure this.';  seiison udoptlng tbe rushiuhiihlt* r������.V  or even choosing combinations ot coro,  nnlIon,red and blue,  The sullor bloiise lends Itself ndml-  rnhly to the requirements of the *olf  er. fur It Is loose and comfortable a*  the neck. High collar** never retain  their thmni-Hs lonu upon the links.  Check* ef vniinua fabrlca ure populur  for golfing skirts. Tbli* seusen ther������>  Is n ienden������'y to the striped' effe������������t������  Rough and ready hats In a wide vurie  ty uf styles tire shewn fur golfing wuaf.  Ta R*im������v������ (Inii*.  To, remove   grense   from   asrmenti  diMMoiv* h tenspeentui of silt in tout  liibieHpiHintms et alcohol, shake wsB  ana apply with s sponga.  King's Wagon Journey. ���������  King Lewanika, the paramount chief  of Barotseland, who is the donor of  a Sitatunga. deer to the King's South  African collection of animals in London, was present' at the last coronation and the inconveniences which he  underwent in passing through South  African territories on that occasion  left a very bad impression upon his  mind.  No fewer than five weeks were occupied in making the journey by ox-  wagon to the Zambesi River, and the  much-traveled king, who during his  stay in London had been accommodated with every comfort at'a well-known  hotel in the West End, was then 300  miles from his capital and homo.  HiB Majesty was accompanied by  Col. Colin Harding, tho commandant  pf the Barotseland Police,,who has had  the unique experience of having been  attacked at one and the same time by  nine lions, soma of which he killed.  When Lord Belborne visited the King  at Livingstone hih lordship was presented witu a tame hippopotumus,  and subsequently a big-gnme drivo  was arranged in his honor; During  his visit to London King Lowanika did  most of the sights of the metropolis.  dltlrens "bunted.'1  ' Tho ancient; oaremony of riding tho  bounds at Nqwbiggin, Northumberland, England, was followed by tho  "dunting" of two new freeholders at  the: historical "dunting" stone on tho  moor. .For tho first time in Uvl������B  memory one of tlio recruits wus*a  lady. .They woro seis-ed by stalwart  men and carried face uppermost to  tho stone, and "duntod ��������� gently  struck 'against the Btoue���������throo times.  Tho ordoal is peculiar, and not dignified. Subsequently tho recruits, according to custom, scattered their  bounty among an .interested and  cheering crowd of onlookors.  A Loss That Was Felt.  Captain Hardr-us Lloyd, the famous  polo player, was talking about the  oesuation of Hogging at tho great English publio sohool of Eton.  "I. am glad,!' he said, "that flogging  is now done away with. Eton'boys  lined to suffer a good deal from, the  birch. There was one Kton master  in the seventies who flogged eo so-  vcrely that his death, when he came  to dio, wus announced In tho papers  among tbo shipping news. Thoy announced it under the hcodi  ^'..'Loos of u whaisr'." ������  virtue of his office, Sir Melville Mac-/J  naghten, chief of the Criminal Investigation  Department ���������  a   man   who*  probably   knows    more    about  crime*,i  than any  other m the United; King-;  dom.     j  Few men look less like a catcher  of criminals than Sir Melville, who  suggests rather a prosperous and genial stockbroker than a Sherlock  Holmes; but, all the same, he is an.  expert in crime to the tips of his-  fingerB. Apart from his long experience of crime and its professors, he*  is a bom detective, if ever.there wav  one. So intuitively clever is he that-  it iB said he can tell, after a few minutes' conversation with a criminal, of  Awhat particular branch-he is a s,pe>  oialistfi and his resource and tenacity  are jusY as'wonderful as his instinct  for discovering clues.  ; After Sir Melville, who controls the"  council, its principal member is Superintendent Forest, whose fame an<3  prowess as a detective are world-wide.  As a sleuth-hound of justice he has*  won laurels in every part of the world  ���������from North America to Australia,-  and from California to Spain. There  is scarcely a criminal in Europe who*  does not know of and dread him.  Another valuable member of the*  council, entitled, perhaps, to rank next  to this terror to criminals,- who, by  the way, is ono of tho most amiable*  and genial of mon, with a ready smile  and laughing bluo eyes,: Is Chief Inspector Dew, who has figured so prominently In the Orlppen cose,  Among other-recent and present  members of the oouncil Is Ohlof Inspector Draw; tall, debonair, gentlemanly, and a past-master, of disguises-  ���������who has mado, a special study off  tho Sharpers'of all kinds of Europe*  and America; and Who,' in a variety  of characters, ranging from a milkman  to a Piccadilly lounger, has made-  many notable captures of criminals,     ,  Others uro Chief Inspector Collins,'  nn expert in tho lower walks of crime,  to whom tho slums of London aro am1  open   book]   Chiof   Inspector   Kane,  3ulot������������.iahm,rod, but "sharp as a noe-  le" and ob tenacious as a bulldog-���������  when onco hlsV'toeth are In" ho never I  lets go;, and Ohlof Inspector Scott, a,  man of rare organising talent and the*  widest knowledge of crime, who Is noted for carrying out eucecBflfully any i  task ho undertakes.  , Booth's Rulss.  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STOCK BROKERS  {Members Standard Stock Exchange  MINING STOCKS-BOUGHt fit SOLD  Correspondence  Invited  43 SCOTT STREET, TORONTO  A The AMystic Seven  A certain fond father sent his son to  the University of Pennsylvania last  fall. As a farewell piece of advice he  told the young man that "his success  -was almost assured, _since_ both the  wofd~success. ahdVyour name contain"  jseven letters." The midyear examinr  jatiojis, however, proved to be his  <doom, and he was compelled to return  home.  "Well," said his father, "didn't  you keep in mind' what VI told you  about the seven letters?" y .  . "I did'that, father," answered 1 the'  Jboy, "but you must remember that  there are also seven letters in failure. "���������Philadelphia" Times.  George���������She sings nicely, doesn't  she? ,   ..........-t  Tom���������Oh, yes; when she sings they  Itave to close'the windows.  Geyrge~My goodness!...;AWhat for?  'Tom���������Why, her voice is so sweet it  ���������draws the flies.  Miss Smart (addressing long-haired  -.stranger near her at the musicale)���������  "You are fond of Gounod, of course?"  Stranger (who happened to be a  waiter)���������"Me!   I never et none;"  About the Second Week - A  "Do you think you'll like your hew  liome when you.get settled?"  "No, we never do. By that time  we'll have begun to find fault with  it." v.y-   <v    y'.y:"? ���������'  Better Still  How wonderful the power of love,  For the world all loves a lover;  But greater is the power of shove*  For the world all shoves a. shoyer.  F������ L, FOWKE- M.P.  The Foe of Indigestion.���������Indigestion 18  .5, common ailment and few are free from  it. It ia a most distressing complaint,  and often the suffering attending it is  most severe. The verjr best remedy ia  Parmelee's Vegetable Pills taken according to directions. They rectify the irregular action of the stomach and restore  ftealthly action. For many years they  have ueen a standard remedy for dyspepsia-and indigestion and are highly  esteemed for their qualities. . "    ' '. . ���������' y ���������;  "There is one discordant���������- noteV in  your garden, my dear madam," remarked the. aesthetic landscape architect. "What is that?" asked the lady,  much alarmed. "I notice," he replied  with a shudder, "that you have a dogwood planted near some pussy-willows. "���������Baltimore  American.  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  No folding bed was ever so constituted as to form a very correct imitation of anything else.  An engaged girl sometimes seems  .prouder of the diamond ring", she  wears- than of the man .who. gave it to  fa.er.  A woman believes a man is a good  judge of beauty when he picks her,  .and a poor one when it comes to selecting a wall paper design.    A     '* Ax  Baker���������"How did they cure their  ���������daughter of her insatiable mania for  ���������novels?"  Barker���������"Got her a position, a's fic-  *tion reader in a ~ large publishing  liouse."���������Life.  ''When did you first bracome eic-  .^uainted with your wife? '  "The first time I disagreed with her  .-after we were married."���������-Puck.  If There is  ���������iu  a  Jn Your System or a Faltering Organ  It Will Be Worse at This  Time of Year  'Vigor and Enorgy Run Low in Spring  Unless You Uso  SDr������ Chase's  Nerve Food  It may bo tlio siomach, the heart,  .^ho lungs, tho filtering or excretory  yorgans. out if thoro in a wouk point  it is likely to" show up at this timo  . vofjroar.  . ���������.,. Tho blood is thin and watery.     Jt  falls to  supply  proper nourishment.  'Tho all.oHHentinl nervo force is lacking, and you fool tho offootB first in  ,your weakest organ,  Your trouble may talco tho form ot  indigestion, you may have neuralgia  or twinges    of    sciatic    rheumatism.  'Tho causo is tho isamc���������weak blood.  Dr. Ohaso'o Norvo Food will help  ,you an nothing olso can, booauso it  aupplics in condensed ond oasily as-  oimtloted   forih   the   elements,   which  .-oro  nooossnry  for  tho  atrongthoning  and  invigorating  of tha various  or-  ,-gans of tlio body.  Evory doHo ol this great restorative  medicine goes to form now, red corpus.  ��������� oJca in tlio blood���������to mako tho blood  ,., rich  and red.   Tho faltering organs  resume their, functions, appetite improves, digestion   becomes   good, and  gradually now energy and vigor find  their way to ������very nook and cornor  ..of tho body.    To   koop   strong   and  woll  this  spring   toso    Dr.    Ohaso's  Nerve Food.    5o centa a box 0 for  .$9.60  at  nil  dealers,   or  Edmonson,  Bates As Go., Limited, Toronto.  Ho le a Back Bencher With His Eye  on a Front Sea1.  "Freddie" his friends call him. He  was christened more than that, Frederick Luther toAwit. His last name is  Fowke. He hails from Oshawa, and  holds a seat for South Ontario in the  Commons (by virtue of a certain-'majority'of two hundred and forty-three  votes, which the people of that riding  gave to him in 1908.  ���������Mr. Fowke is a twihkiy-eyed. jolly-  Sookiug little man; some way yoa  want to stop and -pas's" the time of  ji������}L.with ^^_when_jyoujjeet him in  the~coffi3br, but "on second tKougKtT  you don't, for you-feel that;AafterAall;  you don't know - him any too well.  Come-to find out. nobody seems to  know him any too well. He keepj!  himself more or less to himself does  Frederick Luther alias ,>"Freddy."  Topographically, so far as theAChamber, iaVconcerned.yhe is a backbencher  ���������hV'sits jusKacross from that earnest  performer, Mahley Chew���������-but, topo-  'graphically", is 'as'far as it gbes.  Come to sit down and li4k into it  carefully, there are just as many  types of back benchers" as there are of  front benchers, only the fellows down  in front, keep you just wondering what  they are Agoing - to do next.v and you  haven't time to look at the fellows  behind. ;There,:> isv the back bencher  who cah'tVhelp^Vit^'cajuse.he was born  th_t way..A;:-He'VwiHAib'e.J.arB.B/:aS long  as heV-stays in 'Parliament;'"he knows it  and sits tight. There's another kind of  B.B. who doesn't know7 itiy and who is.  therefore, a qualified- huisaiicei popping; up to* go on record whebnobody;  wants to haveAhiSV record.'AThere are  all kinds of chaps who apparently  act as scenery along the back'fringes.  There are mighty few Ycf A them who  have the redeeming trait of 'modesty,  which being interpreted means, after  all; no more thaii rommohsense, sitting tight till they have something to  say about a .subject on which they  are familiar, and then counting a-million or so before they get up, ju=t  to be sure that the House wants to  hear them.:  Fowke is one'of these. You will  spend a whole lot of time in the galleries' before yonhear him open his  mouth, but when he does, he usually  says something that is worth saying.  The curse of the Parliamentary small  potato is his desire to talk, to talk,  and then to talk a little, after which  to resume talking. Fowke sits tight,  lets those around him volley and  thunder, reads with avidity, aad get?  up and says something worth listening  to.-'Vy,    -.",   ���������    ;���������'" , ;������������������'  ' y-yvyyAy  There is something eminently clean  and clear and sane about Fowke. He  won't get excited, neither w-ill heAtrvv  to excite you. Which may be account-,:  ed for by the fact that he comes from  fine old TJ. E. Loyalist stock, which  is apt to be self-contained and self  reliant. He comes by his political 'attainments '��������� honestly.-, ������������������ HU maternal  grandfather. Hon. M. B. Stone.A left  Canada one day and went over to thv  States of MinnesotaA where they elect-  id him State Senator forthwith. ���������  : He has a unique record, too. Ht  holds the provincial championship  belt fbr the longest term as mayor.  They elected . him alcade of Oshawa  once, and it was eight years before  ���������anybody else had a chance at it. He  ;was too busy fixing up the town to  give, up duringAthat time. Oshawa  owes most of what it has and is to  him. This is his, first term in the  House, but the Liberal members already hold him''iri the highest regard  He is quiet, unassuming, studious on  public -tuestiona-, "on: the tjoh>," a jjdod  man.���������star Weekly,       '  To  Hunt With Arrows.  James Challis and Z. E. Jackson ol  Atchison. Kan., are going hunting in  the wilds of British Coliwabia armed  only with bows and arrows. They ex-  /pec!> to go after mountain lions and,  grizzly beard if the opportuuitj,  should  arise.  "I expect tho most; enjoyable time  ���������if my life on that r-trip,"; said Mr  Challis, "lam surewe-will enjoy hunting with oiir primitive weapons more  than the man who can stand a mile  uway and bring down a deer or bear  with a big express bullet. There is*  the same difference between liuptina  with bow and arrow and with a rlrV  as between catohiug fish with a tly  and in a seine."  'Mr. Challis. and Mr. Jackson wit,  be joined by Harry B. Richardson oi  Boston, who holds the world's archer;)  record, and William H. Thompson o>  Seattle, also an export archer. They  will sail up* tho coast of British Columbia 4C0 miles, and when they, huv*  A  Glimpse of the   Horn;  Life of the  [ Great Essay! *..  (     Carlyle " -s in his forty-ninth y?ar  I when l first knew  working hour* then were over for the  d-y between two and thiee ociock;  a* d he was net disinclined to ->ee  friends th-it might call then, for u  few minutes' talk with him. j"������t  before he set out for his nfternotn 1  walk. ^ ��������� j  A preferable time, however, was the  Blisters    from    canoeing, ball-play-  1 ing,  or  any  cause,   painful   sunburn  m������      n\mUn-nVi 'Patches, stings of insects, and chafed  him.     hi     a ii.il    places>   all  are   eased    instantiy    by  Zam-Buk.    Don't have your vacation  BISHOPS AND REPORTERS.  Archbishop O'Connor Could Not Bear  to See a  Note  ^ook.  The announcement that Archbishop  O'Connor had confirmed three hundred children in St. Michael's Cathe-  spoiled by pain, from any sore, which   dral will  remind  people of  tne mut-  Zam-Buk could cure in quick time.       ab:lity  of  humi-n life,  says  a  writer  Tliis wonderful balm is made from! m Toronto btar Weekly.   Here L- tne  herbal   juices   and   is    highly    anti-  evening. If you dropped in about, or  a little after, aeven o'clocl., you tound  Carlyie and Mrs. Carlyle at tea in the  drawing-room, and were welcome to a  cup yourself, with a sliceVbf.bread arid  butter or.biscuit���������jairi generally on .the  tr.bles besides. If '.you:'we're lateri you  o-isspd the tea, but had talk so long  as you choose to stay,..and .mightV.set?  Carlyle fill his pipe and smoke it onct������  or twice in the course of ariAevening,  and even, if you were in his good  graces and capable of communion with  him in that p articular; be AirivitVed to  --j������te~"h6mr~--H{-S"--p-ipe3Ty^  ways, were long clays,-of IfSlasgow  make, with green-glazed tips^'f or-the  mouth; his tobacco, if:the same th������n*  as it was afterwards, was of,a strong  ano rather harsh kindi whicK he called Free-smoking York River. A The  pipe he waa using���������^and I think he  took a new pipe every day, or perhaps oftener, from the stock he Akept  somewhere in a box���������usually Vstood:. in  the corner of the fireplace, within the  fender, ready for his further service;  and a half-pound tin. canister of his to?  bacco, replenished from his larger supply which also was out of sight somewhere, stood usually on the mantelpiece, but sometimes on the table. ;  He was very methodical and practical in all such, matters, 'disliking  untidiriess of any sort, $rid carrying  his love of order even int* his smoking  arrangements. Indeed, if there were  more than one guest* present, or if the  guest were a stranger, he would go but  for his smoke into the back-garden,  and return when it:was over: and;-in  summer evenings the liack-garderi was  the established smoking-place,' and.he  would take this guests or guests thither with him, providing therriywith  seats, or walking with them iip and  down the grass-plot.  : IVforget whether^ when the smoking  was within doors, he had aj;.this time  the habit���������which he certainly acquired  afterwards���������of reclining on the hearth-;  rug while he smoked so that the puffs  should ascend the chimney rather* than'-',  come into the rooms.        ' :  A1  But Mrs. Carlyle, while as orderly  as himself, and keeping everything  tidy there, was toleraat to the.utmost  of whatever might be his whim in this  matter; and it was pretty to see him  sometimes, when he was in a pleased  humor arid there was-no'one there, to  cause ceremony. : present the V pipe  gallantly to her own: lips, for the  honor of a c<7&3ecfatmg whiff. This  he' called "tendering her the calumet  V of peace." I must have seen liim do it  more: than once within the first few  :months of our acquaintance, for my  ��������� footing at Cheyne Row had gradually,  become suoh as to justify prjetty; fre-V  quent visits of an evening y perhaps  about oince in three weeks on an averager���������and I was always! received with  a continuation of the original kindlir  yne'ss.:.:v:A-v::v V'A'AV- VA 'A'-"-.  Only on one occasion, in those early  months of our acquaintance, do I- remember   a   gruffish    reception    from  "Carlyle; aad that was when one or  two 'iriends of mine, who :were; on a  - visit to London and had, separate" in- .1  troductions to him, formed a party for  a joint call  upon him  in the  afternoon, and  persuaded  me to go with  them.  Mrs. Carlyle was away; he/was  iri a bad humor; one ofthe party introduced a topic not to his taste, and  was rather combative in asserting hia  own views of'it; and T could see thatx  Carlyle wis.hed all of us at Jericho.���������-'  ���������From   "Memories 'of   London  in  the-  Forties," by. David Masson.-  septic.     Poison    from    insect    sting,   ������f   weight  of   years   and  in  order  10 jSt., Ottawa, Oni  barbed wire scratch, or thorn prick,   prepare for death taking 1 p the work   __  is  immedintelv  rendered   hfirmless  ns    whica  tlie  apparently  \ igoroua young  is immediately rendered harmless as  soon as Zam-Buk touches it. Stops  the stinging, smarting pain. Zam-  Bulc is so pure, too, that ihe most  delicate skin is/able to absorb it, and  is benefitted by it. Mothers with  young babies should use it for chafing sores,'etc. Also cures piles, ulcers and festering sores. All druggists and store sell at 5.0c box. ; Use  also Zam-Buk. Soap.!;   25c tablet. '  man who retired from tne .-^e because  CHEW  :Pi|0Ert������3BlGeq:  Write to us today for our choice  list of Agents' Supplies. No outlay  necessary. They a.re money makers.  Apply  B. C. I. Co., Ltd., 228 Albert  HIGHER WAGES HERE  "AgricuTttir'aT "Labor is JRHTSdyVWeTT  Paid in the United States  In adopting" Reciprocity';:':., with the  Unileu States, Canada would enter  into an unequal and, unfair competition in farm: labor. VASenator Stone of  Missouri, spoke ��������� at , .Washington " the  other day on this phase of the agree- \  meat, and showed that, farm labor  was cheaper in the States than in  Canada. TheA-Brooklyn : Times, commenting onthis speech as follows,  shows how foolish it-would be for  the Canuck to ytry: to ,compete with  cheap Yankee labor :r���������  "It has been generally assumed, that  farm wages paid on the American  side of the' line were ''higher than  those paid in Canada, and that therefore the advantages of free entry.for  Canadian farm products 'conceded by  the proposed reciprocal agreement  meant a decided advantage to' the  Canadian farmer at the, expense of  his American competitor. But, according to Senator Stbrie hi Missouri,  who in his speech quotedA liberally,  from American ��������� official figures, the  boot is on the other''leg,' The Missouri Senator demonstrated that the  Canadian farmers really pay more  for their farm labor than we pay on  the United States side of the line,  and that if anybody has' cause to  fear disaster from reciprocity it ; is  the Canadian arid not the .American.  It i s * the Canuck '��������� who; !has cause to  dread the competition of cheap Yankee labor, and not the bloated plutocrat of American farms."  pparentiy \igorou������ young  man was cut ort  by death from per-  torming. The return ol  Ur. O'Connor,  even .temporarily, into public lite reminds   the   writer   of   an   interesting';.  episode   cbnnested   with   thio   sairi'ily  aud humble-minaed man. * The writer:  w as   told'-: off , to   report   Arch bishop ;i  O Connor's sermon at thi blessing 01  tho bells of St. Mary's Church. Bathurst; street,   Toronto.    Seated   in .tne  fro���������t pew immediately under the pul-  p.zs I  was .���������writing away, oblivious of  everything  but getting down,the sermon,   when    suddenly ';ishefe v-was: a^  -^^eak-4a^4i4^i^cvjW-i������TA^4^^.X-loM^  ed up to see.what was'tue-matter,��������� tne<*i  Archpisnop   leaned   -over/, the   pulpity<  ana  said:'���������;������������������.''"My    friend,'A'would  you"  ���������tn-lly   put  a way  your  notebook,    it  REST ASD HEALTH TC SOTKES AND 8KILB.  'tans. Winslow* sootrino Svsup faas bee������  tted for over SIXTY YEARS by MILLIONS ^  HOTHKRS for their *;ait.������REN' WK*t.������  TBKTHING,. with PERFJ'c SUCCESa It  SOOTHES the CHiLD.'SOFIHNS the GVU3.  ALLAYS all PAIN* CUREi. WIND COLIC. ������������������  is the best remedy for DIARRHOJA. It 1������ ftP-  ���������olutely hannless. Be sure aa4 aslc for "Mr*  Winslow'a Soothing Syrup," and take mo jottatf  Uod.   T*������enty-five cents a bottle  HI  disturbs me." Oi course, 1 put away  the notebook and reported- the rest of  i..i sermon from memory.  This reminds me of two other arcb-  bishops with whom; 1 iiad7tra[ther jn^  teresting experiences. The' tirst- was  Archbisnop uacae of St. Boniface, in  Manitoba., On one ;occasion after, 1 ���������>_  had y interviiswedv him y iri :y the, .palace ,  library, -he- said: "'You must excuse  my not- going to the doorywith you,A:  because i am sick in mysiegs.": Then  he added .with &smile, "'Some, people:  tnink I -am sick in my head,," but < I  assure; .'you toe . old-, man's head;{ is  sound yet." Considering the hard  . work he ^ was then .doing, and did af-  terwafds perform, many people were  ready to agree/ that Arcnbishop- Taehe  was not sick in his head.  . The other instance was in: connection with his successor, Archbishop  yLangeviny ii.be Mariitoba>3ehooi que=-  tioa controversy was-theri at its  ne^ght, and vthe* nevvspaperyili-was  working on was strongly opposed to  Sep.gtrate ; schools; which. > Arcabishop  Langevin was as strenuously supporting. When I called to sej him he  said jocularly: "1 just received an account for your: paper this aiternoon.  1 don't know whether 1 shall continue to take> it or riotr it^is ��������� bad"  enough: to be abused without having  to pay for it." . All .of ?which goes to  show that ythese   prelates,    weighted  Apartment  Life  "My grandfather  used to sleep  in  a fourposter." A- :.-,    ..  "People used -to livein those days.  There were no flatsAthen. .Now I sleep  on an ironing board rigged up in the  dinirigroom on two .rhairs;  'A Sure Corrective of-Flatulency.���������When  the undigested food lies in the stomach  it throws off gaaes causing pains and op.  pression in the stomachic region. The  belching or eructation of these gases is  offensive;-. and -the only-way to-.prevent  them is to restore the stomach to proper  action: Parmelee's Veieetable'' Pillr wiU do  this.: Simple" directions ���������*:������������������ goffi with '��������� each  packet and a course of them taken systematically is certain to effect: a,' cure.  V Perhaps you , overestimate A-the fun  to be had in acquiring a case of delir-.  ium tremens.  :*W\ZjLjZSlmWm)MAm^3m\  ���������_miUjrftdflfieJnOmne^jwAjljin Jjjtam,.^.  Brolwa, Sett BanchM. Cnt������ Stilh P3������-  ' Ibm or ary ODhMllhy   tor* aaickiys  jDlMSBDtto,aie;,;<loee not bllntev  ���������   nader b������ndmrs or retnova tbe b������lr,  , - y j������d yondan work -iho bor������������. tt p������t  ,    bottle    a*, dealora ot UeUTorsd.-  Hone Book 7 D free.  .     ABSORBlNE, JR . tor ibmUs**  r*1.00 p������r bottle. Sedsoes Varicose  ^ ������.Veins,    Varicocele,       Hydrocele,  sO)Goitre^ Wen������,M Stratna,    Bmlsea.  , ..^,...._   ���������'��������� .IjitQ.P* ������-6ia  ������ha   iDuatntnation  . F. rOUNO. P. tr:F., 137 Temple St. Springfield, Mesa  y. LYIARS, U������., HoalrMl, CnnlUii l**ut%.  Aha niraUbrH by a*U?������ BOLE * WYRBE ������>., VlUmlptgt  *UK KATIOKAL DRL'O * CIIEHICAI, COm W|aBlpn A CM.  |pqri aad UKMBKBSOX BOOS. CO* UMuwrui.  Hare's aHbme Dye  A'yx^rtiB*Axx:-x  ANYONE  Oan Use.  HOME DVCINChM  mlwafa, bcen'taoTO or  tesa of a. difficult nnder-  taking��������� Net so when  ���������'���������''^'A'you'uiw A :V A;.:  awna gar s>pip<������  Card and Starr  Booklat M    ���������'  Tha JOHNSON-  aiCHARDSON  CO., LJolUd,  .Montreal. Cats.   JUST TKiNK OF It I  ~  With DV-O-LA yoa can color either Wool,  Cotton, Silk or Mixed Goods Perfectly with  tho SAME  Dye.    No chance of usinff the  WWOWC Dye for the Goodo yon have to color.  Just  in  Time  The; Friend���������T suppose it was liardi^vj!               .,.,     .._.D    to IcMft your daughter? *f-  with the burdens of great offices and       ThA; Father���������Well, if did seem tfs ii  responsibilities, y are still moved like  other men aiid capable of A seeing- the  heater side of life.  - >._.....,'  .���������'.������������������.   -Land of ..Promise.  ,.  J. ������������������'Li Cote, v-4io''represent. Athabasca  in the ��������� Ai berta.y Legislature j., seems  to  be the right man for that riding, the  Varaa :ol  which':'.is"; ^roughly -j-pjiakingy   75,000 square miles.   He is said to be I     t n,..^or    ������<v���������., y���������.-j +1 ���������- ������     u  j  ^iHtT,o^ - anH th���������������-'=tat^mJnf ������,;.. !Fe������nsed^ for   Some   time   to   speak* to  Jrwcold'be at one time, but she \and-'-  ed tbis felloWjuSt as we were beginning t ��������� give up hone.  AUnderwear -is being, advertised so  extensively' jhthemag-azines that the  men finally may be induced - no^ to  wear anything7 else during thgJ*hob  season. -..:���������  1.. ;..v.-:. ;vyy;'������������������_;__���������-y. . _.. .��������� ^  There, is no fun* intheV next door  babies .-���������Judge Pary.A  ;r   ' ���������'".-'.-..  Minard's  Liniment Cures  Distemper;  ,      v   ,   Not Very .Flattering.  Mr.* John Hassall, the famous black  and;white artist, who,* together with  his "Punch" confrere., Mr. Walter  Emanuel, is respdnsible for the very  ���������laugnable sidesuow, "London in the  Year 8,000," as the,Festival of Empire, Crystal. Palace, tells an amusing  story against, himself, in connection  with'pne.of his posters.,, An* old lady  called at the printing office one day  when Mr.' Hiaasell was there, -sard she  We all flatter ourselves ' that we  have great powers of resistance till we  stack up against temptation. '  An Oil Without- Alcohol.���������Some oils and  many medicines have alcohbl as a prominent ingredient. A judicious mingling ot  six essential oils comnose the famous Dr:  Thomas' Eolectrie Oil, and there ia no  alcohol in it. so that its effects are lasting. There is no medicinal oil compounded- that can equal this oil in its preventative and healiner power. ,  A Don't let .'em anchor  ante-room.  you   in   the  , When the  "maybe"  man muffs it  ho always claims that the sun.got into  liis eyesv  '.     ���������''���������  WIRE WOUNDS  My mare a ,very valuable one, was  .    F I badly bruised   and   cut   by     being  was  a "groat admirer ; of the  artist's I caught in a wire fence.   Some of the  reached a point which apneara favor  ablo for hunting they will go ashore  and push into tho interior.  A large supply of arrows whioh th*  party will talco has been < made hero  at odd tlmos during tho laut spring  and winter.  ' Decrease In Canal Traffic.  A decided decroose in canal trafllc  since tho opening of navigation <���������  shown In figure* prepared by the Rail  way Dapartraont up to Moy 31. The  total tonnage wan 6.804.C. I, a decrease  of 2,418.100 as against the same period  last year,  Adcorcaso of 2,410,000 at tho Soo  Is explained by the fact that the clos.  lug of the American canal laat spring  sent boats over to the Caundlnn side.  Traffic in the Welland and Trent can-  als has increased,  v    Makers of Currant HI story.  "It Is not ensy to think," nays Dr,  N, M. Butler, president of Columbia  University. "Vdry fow human being*  have formed the habit of persistent  thinking with regard to those matters  which press upon their attention and  adiicli ho]loll tlioir Jn'enmt and, help.  Most of us ore dominated by tho  newspaper headline, and the men  who write those headlines ore tho  roal makers, of current history,"  work, and would they oblige her by  ?iving her a,copy of his latest poster,  lio title of' v-hich had escaped her  for the moment.- But;it wjpreAented a  horse-trainer and) a girl in a hunting,,  coat standing, against a, wall, with two  cats on top. Mr. ��������� Hossell, had been  listening to the old lady with much  pleasure until she mentioned.the cat?  Theii a deep gloom clouded his usuu).  ly cheerful counteance.-.,- For in the old  lady's description he recognized his  weli-lcnowrt '"Newmarket' poster,  whioh hud a iliit, dull background,  wlui two horsed on .the top homoii'  ;,-llUe.": ' ' -��������� ���������'.       :;yy ;���������   -'\y  "l   ,   >    -.1 ?���������������������������- ���������W-waa^iali.M.wiiil -���������aM^a,mmm0-   .^  , * Ro/al   8nap-9hottUts.  The, excellent photographs taken by  Q,uecn Alexandra whioh uro on view  aV fho ttoyal Photographic Society's  Exhibition at Prince's Skating Club,  London, are one of the muny proofs  that photography in royal circles has  nowadays become classed with the  Arts.*  Princess Patrlola of Connaught,  Princess Henry of Battenberg, tho  Queen of Spain, and Lady Ormonde  are among thoso who are more fond  of "snapping," a really, plcturesqui*  hit of scenery or Homo wonderful light  effect!*, than of recording common,  evoryday incidents or merely "tuklng"  pooplo.  Boats California.  . Awf-trnlhi cloims to hnvo th ��������� talle*t  tree In the world.    It has long boen  thought   thnt   to California   bolon������*  thb    distinction,    but,    while   Call-  forrdan trees uro of gigantic   dlmen*  hIotm, th<iy do net como up to Aus������,  tralia'k euealypiu* tr,eos,    The   Cull*  fornjans are noted net so much  for  thoir hejght   as for   ihelr girth   and  dlamoter.    Tho tulles',   treo   in Call  fornla yet discovsied  was found by  uctual measur������>mont   to   bo   340 feet  high.    Aiutrnlin's   record   gum   treo  oan boat this by 140 feot.  wounds would hot heal, although I  tried many different medicines., Dr.  Bell advised me to use MINARD'S  LINIMENT, diluted at first; then  stronger ns the sores began to , look  hotter, until' after three weoks, the  aores hnve healed, and best of all, the  hair is growing well, and is NOT  WHITE as ismo8t always the case  in horso wounds.  ��������� F. M. DQUCET.  Wolmouth,  '��������� Teacher--".!ohnny, what do we call  that nwfui region  where there is so  much Ore and; amolcoP"  Johnny���������"Pittsburgh."���������Judge.  ; Wo haye got Ihtothe habit of spilling our best and biggest ������ adjective^  ovor tho most trilling circumstances.���������  H. E, Austin.   ,.  1     ( y, A rm^f���������*\M*r |"ii   i��������� ,ai n      1   ���������������������������  The flhlpbfjdredms anchors to tho  minco-pift.  ��������� .,  ���������������������������" '" i'.���������'"'���������"' ���������' ������������������ 'i  1  coh&tituency,. and that statement appears   more   easily    believable   wh^n  One remembers tnat; hevis;-a civil en-*  ���������giheerA V .��������� .������������������������������������ yy, { yXAr_Ax.y::Ay ������������������ ;������������������" >-,-,  Mr. Cote is enthusiastic   concerning  the; possibilities of: Ath abasca, -'and A in"  a y sj>eeviii -ui   the   Lafeisiature',. Wiuoh  included qiidtations -from tne opinions,:  of other *ciVil engineers and from geo-  logicaJ ^reports, ^nei. gav.e A reasons : tor  h������:s - taith'; in tne big riding's future.  ;Aj'-jLh'- the vcohclusioa of yhis speech;? he;  becameyprophetic. ' , f V  A "Quite'���������: true,"V he; said; y 'we can, i*iju.c:  the north country by spying that there  are;muskeg3j: But swdnip land is land  that needs drainage.    In the south of  the province' the j O.P.K-.:.advertize"to-  day millions of acres of irrigated land  forisale.; Those'lands were������������������;once:con-,  sidered as useless. AI claim that the  only ��������� difference -. between'  these ; two,;  claasesjpf lands is that in one case you  take  the water 'from v the  rivers ; anfti s  pour it, on the land, and in the other  you. take,; the; wtf$er;irorii the; land, and  pour it into the rivers.   Therelore, a  silare of the public mobey that ife expended   for   irrigation in   the. south  ft'hould beexpended for di"ainage ���������in'theA  north, and. in u few years we will be  able to advertise' millions of acres, of ���������  .the best land for Occupation." t  '.,''''.)  y " ' -' '; i* ,M, ���������-.. ;���������'. .' . ���������       ���������'' v  Helping the  Frontiersman.  One of the big problems, before tho*  Canadian people to-day is the' education of the ,men .who,,are,doing the  rddgh work' on' the 'ft'dritierA' They  labor all day in ; lumber woods, in  mines jmd ������n railway construction  grfngs. v WtVm:night: cornea thuy havo ���������  no place J,p, go; except to the orude  camp for-/foodv*and''rest. Without  proper , 'fabUi'ttaa.... ,tor.. comforti and  Health, their hotira of idleness are  often, theijr' vintloing., J.us.t as in cities,  the supreme social problem is. to" provide for the hours in. the'lives of  young, men, between work and sleep,  so it is in big fronti'or oahips  For ten years the Reading Camp  Association has been working to save  the,frontier laborers, for lives of usefulness as Canudian citizens. The association has enlisted the interest and  co-operation of muny of our leading  citii.euo in.' ta.s gre������it work uud hus  received the personal assistance of .u  score or moro of university men who  touch   classes . and   conduct   rouding  you.    On the ^ay in question did he  ait you .with malice prepense?"  , VWitness-^?N6'. Asatt; wiir ^ a    razah,  sahiV-^Baltimdre^ American.  'APhrases outof a translation called  English,-of Guy de Maupassant" tales:  * "Their lip^niet%ngly.^ '    -  rV'vTlds^ladyi; delighted the eye, ,the  'ear- the palate.'-*'  s "Between: her jsinile her teeth showed ,������������������������������������ false, biit* beautiful.'"  -., "I Vtho^ughtyityanother  barrier  between v my* lbve^' ���������" '        *' " ���������  \  "At a;door oh,.the floor above,-gently with;twb fingers, ������he tapped, op-  ened it,-moved back, and, as he,entered, silently behind him closed It."  oircles among tno roon in tho camps.  ���������Toronto Globe. ;   ,  ������"-0������t)l>S    '',���������  KiPNEy  w?>���������py%  %Xyy������X  THB0  W. N. U., No. MS.  A Youngster of   101.  A  wonderful  man   Is  Peter Campbell, of Ford's Mills, N.B.   He. com-,  pleted  the  first  year  of   his  second  century about a month ago. but h������A  is still working, and planning more  work.     '���������' ��������� ' ''      ' ''.'���������    ���������'.' '  Mr, Campbell was born at, Grand  River, P.E.I..and ran a ferry boat  there when fifteen years old. tihortly  ftftcrwarJs h^'moved to Bass llivcr,  N.B., whero ho attacked tho densH  forest and made one of the best farms  ot that section. He livediut Bass.  River till thirteen years n-jo.  4 Ho has made shingle by hand dur.  ing the past few years, ahd in thu  last thirkHMi ��������� yoars ho has made und  sold fivo 0H.t1ouH.Ho has onderod. tihh.  ing nutting, which ho will make into  ffour'uets, and ho expeots toibe busy  ut Ashittcr  in  tho coining season.  Mr.   Campboll's   eyesight  partially  failed him thirty years ago, but for tht  1 last ten years ho  has  timn able to  1 a#a perfto tly without gLaasta.  HOW SKSN-TRQUBLES  :y\,>yy\ y. y:^..;^.���������l.-  ,      v  A Remarkable ^Recprd of Itching;,  JBuming, biafiguring Eruptions  ;: r'.-    SiicceaSftilly Treated.   *'"  ''    I'- ��������� r ���������������������������������'���������'   .y,. , /   V    ,    1      \  That those who hnvo Buffered lone and  hopelessly from;ecxema ai)<l other torturing,  dlaliRurlng^uptlohki of the skin'ahd^scalp  and who have lost ��������� faltli in all manner of  treatment, may.learn that there Is one way to  find Immediate relief, the (oilowincr remarkable  Sorles of condensed testimonials la published:  W.H.,.White, 31? E, CaliprSt. Phlladel-  phlaj ' Kneoto unklon mass of eruption.  , Suffering simply iiidfpcribuble. for ulx, long  ��������� years'. Had; to acratch till* blodd run and  hculth ,w.qk undermined fnom lack of sleep.  Cuticura Remedies' ciired It without a mark.  Mrs. M,,C,;Maitland, Jasper.-Qnt.;, Itchy  rash on her bnby'i'heart when, but ilues  montlis old.; It spread ovor entire body. Put  mittens-oil'hint to prevent tcArint** dtln.  Iteducea to a skeleton. Orje bath-'w|tct CoJtl-  cura 8oup and oppllcutloii'rff'Cuticura*Ointment'soothed him to sltvp. A Hlnirle set  cored him. ThliikH child would have Hied  but ror Cuticura Ueincdlcs.  f Mrs.,- Wm. . HunU 299 'Fslrmount Ava���������  Newark, N, J.: Whole body t������ musa of raw,  torturing eczema. Auony waa heyOnd words.  Mair ull Jell out and earir sieemed teacljt 10  ��������� drpn offt.. Clothlna wouW btlck, to bleedln*  Uesli. Honed deutli would'Sdoit end; teurlul  sulTerlnff. yutlcura Uemudics cooled (he'itcii-  ing, bleating Uetlt at onou and sbon cured jfer.  . ������fme. ,J. D.  Renaud, 277, Mcntaim St..  ,. Montreal: Treated by doctors iti years lor  bad ecEema' on lo'ff. it pveled from Jcnce  down;.foot ll������co row flejili., ^������<������ctor advised  eutllnr tost off. .^Decided to' try Ctitlctiro.  Uomedles nrst.   Irt two months' uso of Cutl-  i curu-IteniedJeesJie was curod. *",    >'$   .  Mrs,  Nora  Emmott,  20, Lena GsrdenW'  . Drook Green,. l������oiulou:   T wo little fflVU Imd  drelidflil Kcalp troublo that doctors called  1  rlnitworni. ..Cried with Intense itching.   Hog-  pltal tr*atm'������tan?������ve ltiRhtful 'pain l>ut"'did  .no K<M>d.    Wuirertd  three years,  curedvby  ! three sets ot .Cuticura Bosp'tnit'Olnttodntj.  ���������1I.   A.   KrutskorT,   6714   Wabash   Av<i.,  ChlcoBoi  HchlnR f ruptlori spn^d front hands  to hbJy.   Litbrnllf tore tils skin off in shreds.  , Doctors and r<*in^JlM did no,good. Cistlcurj*  Honp; Olnfnient snd- I'lllV ���������TtotiiwdritchlnS  qulclily and cured dbenst- in three weeks.  1:  i Froale arldley?325 K 43rd 8t��������� Mew Vork  in tweiity-iour ho"~ ���������--���������������������������---  heud-'o foot witli  ������A I  ������^M  :i*  A  In tweiity-iour" hours iie'lik'smt faw'lrom  bend-Tio foot with ������ dPwdiMl i tiuraiiif. ilea.  ��������� Humirwi uKonleA and could not lie flown or  1 It un    Cuticura Hoapurid CutK-uraOlninient  cured'him-In a niiunn-dny. ��������� "    -  Mrs.   Kate   iOnoiiKlmni,   JCO J>ew������'  St.,  llonninHtotr; Vt.s ��������� Rash cenm Wi her hahy  ���������nl wkji> turned to watery, cruhttnl eczttnia  ..      b  w������fr  oyer face, Head and bodV.i He.wa* a Peanut  s sht snd all sttempw at Vurw W������fre nrnlflt***.  Vunly imnrovwl in a wwlt bv 'nue pi Ciiilcurt,  neiiieditttknd soon skin wiuclraruud hculthy.  O. J. Ditnc*. 97, New Bond,  Ilrenilord.  1 rent lord,    ...   _ ��������� with Wl  scase.   Atterfdwl IjOknltal.llvvinonUi* *  without iqccess, jCoverni wnh wJ"iulofi.J*Jo  U-nklantlt,- Tonurtii ��������� ror live, years' wii  skin ducase.   Atterfdwl l)oi.plU"   '  Coverr  "      Ilk  5  A  '���������      ���������,-H,,  '������������������'���������' "-���������,:���������'��������� 'X-.':'i'.\  yXxM VJV  Iff i  If*  i? *j  AJ  Wi  r. <-i  (r������  3     '  I  *���������   v  [��������������� '���������!' '  tr������  m  \i'..'i*i  \y  ih>  m  $1-  S-Ot! '  ������f'  IBS  |y  la  V'7'  P'  ra-  IS*  I  ii-fi  I  i-ji.-  1--I:  1"t  THE   CRESTON,  E CANADIAN  BANK  OF COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D., D.C.L., President  ALEXANDER LAIRD, General Manager  itrnrt7\irg><rO>jeO>jefflV|  CAPITAL. - $10,000,000  REST. -   $8,000,000  FARMERS'   BUSINESS  .Th* Canadian Bank of Commerce extends to Farmers every facility  jfer-tbe transaction of their banking- business including- the discount and  collection of sales notes. Blank sales notes are supplied free of charge  bnVsroplication..  BANKING   BY   MAIL  Accounts may.be opened at every branch of The Canadian Bank of  y Commerce to be operated by mail, and will receive the same careful  attention as is-given to all other departments of the Bank's business.  Money may be deposited or withdrawn in this way as satisfactorily as  by a personal visit to the Bank. A231  f>ERCT *B. FOWLER, Manager, Creston Branch  Creston  The Creston ^Rkvok^  e.~c-^j?<Bm%0m������.nocuw*r*������*cw~-i a a d nr  .   aPridey at Oreston, British Columbia, by the Creaton Pub-  Ufirift* Gto., MUMir oflfea, Wilaoa Avenne, Greaton.  3. X, ?eeises?  ������   S������assss������r.  Staijpat G. ScaotOH  Editor.  The Leading  Hotel of the  Fruit    Belt:  Our  Calt  Guests  c/lgain  Sabacsipftion, 98.00 a year, in advance.  a^DayNatice^.fB; 60,������7,50; 90,$10  VkaBsmaw ia the aoknowtedxed advertising medium ������f she Creaton valley, cb>  ������:<��������� kiMng. anjmfat ona tboaaand hdanes throughout tbe Creston district,   Om  . :)fal8aa������8*������9B to *oggsspesdgsts es live questions of local interest.   Qwx~  x xmAVmhtmaMvit be brief, written on one side of the paper only and signed, not  ������aaaaaaa^l|rifkicpnblkt\tton, bnt aa evidence of good faith.   We invite support  ..iim:������ms aB^as-fo^rs to ine-teaae tbe aserninees of tbe Review by bringing in yonr  ���������- natyjWtfaeaniBta, snbscriptieais and newa. Complaints from subscribers as tc  ���������a*ap������������a������i*M ast pa-par will be promptly attended to.   Address all comxuonica-  y 'rmoa*ii������'i&������A-, eJStss*  A������\  L B. Mbran  OU will make no mistake  when you get off the train i  if you sign the register at;  the Creston Hotel. Travelling  men will substantiate this. We  study, the comfort of our guests.  The rooms are well furnished in  a manner up-to-date.  Headquarters for Mining Men,  Lumbermen,   Ranchers,  Tourists  -aad-^oaimeyGials*��������� -'���������������������������--.���������������������������������������������-- - - ��������� ~~  I Creston Drug&Book Co. |  1>   &**lm&*&&&S^*lJfi$t^1^*&+^*^*^   S  ) /'. The news that the fire wardens are now issuing burning permits, to land clearers, will be welcomed throughout  this district. Those of our readers who have complained  aboat the severity of the regulations, and they are many,  will join us in their Shanks for this relief from a genuine  grievance. v  The Central Conservative, and Liberal Party Conventions, have now been held, and the respective candidates in  the persons of A, S. Goodev*; M P., of Rossland, and Dr.  Kisg of Cranbrook, having been duly entered, the active  campaign is on.  In Mr. A. S. Goodeve, the Conservatives possess a tried  and experienced man, who has already demonstrated his  capacity in the Dominion Parliament, and there is little  wbubt that he will again carry the Conservative flag to  victory.   ..;,  TThe greatest danger liei| in over-confidence. There is  ss������ disputing the fact that Dr. King is a strong candidate, of  great personal popularity and who by virtue of hist business  connections and standing in the Province, is in a position to  make a good fight. We bejieve the fruit growing commu-  aty as a whole will support A. S. Goodeve, and vote against  Reciprocity, but there are many voters independent of the  fruit industry and who, unless convinced by the facts as  can only be done by an active and well planned campaign  of education as to the evils of the proposed agreement, will  ���������either not vote at all, or may vote the wrong way.  ��������� It should be rememberer!, that a vote unpolled, is a vote  lost, in a spirit of over-cojnfidence, clever generals and  Jttuiny a gallant army have gone down to defeat, and every  effort should bt made in this portion of the constituency, to  educate the electors, and poll the last rote against reciprocity  Conservative Policy.  The Liberal-conservative party gives its pledge to carry  out the following policy if returned to power:���������  i A thorough reorganization of the methods by which  She public expenditure is expended, Ihe increac^ in. what  is known as ordinary controllable expenditure from  J#i������5oo,ooo in 1896, to nearly $74,000,000 in 1911 is proof  ���������f extravagance beyond any possible defence.  % Granting of the natural resources, to the prairie  pt^rinces.  3 Construction of Hudson Bay Railway and its opera  tion by an independent commission.  4 Control and operation by state of terminal elevators.  5 Necessary encouragement for establishing and carrying  ���������lithe chilled meat industry.  6 Establishment of a permanent tariff commission.  7 The granting of substantial asRistance towards the  Improvement of public highways.  8 The extension of free rural mail delivery.  ���������9   Extension ot civil service, reform.  10 Granting of liberal aid to provinces for purposes of  supplementing and extending the work of agricultural  education, and for improvement of agriculture.  And lastly, we pledge ourselves to a course of policy,  tind administration which will maintain independent and  ���������ud unimpaired control of our own affairs by the parliament  ���������f Canada, a policy which, while affording no just cause of  aomplaint to any foreign nation, will find its highest ideal  fei tht autonomous development of Canada at a nation within  &s British Empire.  Nelson Land District���������District  of West Kootenay  Take notice that Waiter  Deiner; of Ymir, B.C., occupation lumberman, intends to apply for permission /to purchase  the following described land :-���������  Commencing at a post planted about four miles in a south-  westsrlxr  southwest  ij/OIu.  11. .  txio  Nelson Land District���������District  of West Kootenay v  Take notice that I, Stella  Warson, of Rossland, B.C., occupation Spinster, intend to  apply for permission "to purchase the following desribed  lands :��������� .������������������.���������'���������">  Commencing at a jibst plant-  c^[ ������^out ^o"i" '4^ '**!?!  corner of lot 9323 Northerly direction^ from ^ the  and adjacent to the southeast Northwest corner, of Lot 4275,  corner of Tom    Charles's loca-   South of and adjoming James  tion, thence north 80 chains  east 80 chains, south 80 chains  and west 80 chains to point of  commencement and containing  640 acres more or less .  Walter Demer, Applicant.  James Fisher, Agent.  Dated June   11th,   1911.  Nelson    Land District���������District  of West Kootenay  Take notice > that I, Tom  Charles, of Patterson, B.C., occupation lumberman, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following described  lands :���������  Commencing at a post planted about four (4) miles in a  southwesterly direction from  the southwest corner of lot  9323, east of Mosquito Creek,  thence north 80 chains, west  80 chains, south 80 chains and  east 80 chains to point of  commencement and containing  640 acres more or less.  Tom Charles, Applicant.  James Fisher, Agent.  Dated June  11th,  1911.,  Morrison's location, thence  South 80 chains, thence Bast  40 chains, thence North 80  chains, thence west 40 chains,  to point of commencement and  containing 320 acres more or  less.  Stella Warson, Applicant.  James Fisher, Agent.  Dated June  10th,  1911.  YOUR POCKET BOOK  is safe; tbe prices for pipes are  very reasonable here. Some of  the different kinds are sure to  please yoo. People wonder  that we are selling so many  pipes, but they would not wmi-  dor if they realised how cheaply  . we bay, end what perfect satisfaction everything gives that  we sell.  CVeston Wine & Spirft  S. POOLE  Nelson  Land   District���������District  of West Kootenay  Take notice that I, Mamie  Long, of Spokane, Wash., occupation Married Woman, intend  to apply for permission to purchase the following described  lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about three (3) miles in a  Northerly direction from the  Northwest corner of Lot 4275  and adjacent to the Northeast  corner of Harry Brauer's location, thence South 80 chains,  thence East 20 chains, thence  North 80 chains, thence West  20 chains, to point of commencement and containing 160 acres more or less. ,  Mamie Long. Applicant.  Dated June 10th,   1911.  ���������^uoSy 'aoqst,}! soranp  Nelson   Land   District-r-District  of West Kootenay  Take notice that I, Mary Bil-  for, of Spokane, Wash., occupaw  tion Housekeeper, intend to ap*  ply for permission to purchase  the following described lands'.'.:���������  ������  Commencing at a post plant- \*>  ed about four (4) miles in     a   $  Northerly    direction    from the  Northwest    corner of Lot 4275  on West side of Mosquito Creek  South of and adjoining James  Morrison's      location>      thence  South   80 chains, thence    West  80 chains,     thence    North   80  chains, thence   East   80 chains  to point of commencement and  containing .640.' acres more    or  less. ' ���������-'' '���������-������������������'   y  Mary Bilfor, Applicant.  James Fisher, Agent.  Dated June  10th,   1911.  Billiards and Pool  Room  JcbJlbJcb  S^St^SS^.  Cigars and Cigarettes  Hot or Cold Baths  At Anv Hour  Razors  Ground and Set  Nolnaa   Land    District���������DIatrlot   of  Wost Kootenay.  Take notice tliat I, Harry Brauor, of  Rossland, B. C, oooupatfon Dinmond  Driller, intond to apply for pormission  to purohaHO tno following doacrlbod  lands:���������  OommenoinR ot a post plantod abont  threo (8) milos in tt^brfchcrly dirontiou  from tho Korfc wost cornor of JOot 427/5.  West of JMooqulto Oreok, thonoo nouth  80 ohaiiiBt thonoo W������Bt 60 ohnins, thonoe  North 80 ohains,* thenoo East flO chivino  to point of oommoncomont and contain-  ing 040 acres noros moro or loss.  Harry Brnnor, Applioaut,  - ���������   Jnmos Fishor, Agont.  Bate, Juue lOfcU 1011.  ANOTHEH RODDEriY  The Petty thieves who infest Oreston,  havo another robbory lo thoir aroount,  Ur, WIrom, who has a tont oloao to  town, rooontly wo aro informed, lost a  now anlt of olothoa Trom his temporary  homo,   '  Tha Provincial polioo aro working pn  t������ba butndarraata hat a>a yot Uou maAo  Nelson Land ; District���������District  of West Kootenay.  Take notice, that I, James  Morrison, of Ymir, B.C., occupation Lumberman, intend to  apply for permission to purch-,  ase the following described  laudsi;������������������������������������ ' '"���������"".' "^ii.fc  ���������; Commencing at a post plantr  ed about five (5) miles in a  Northerly ��������� direction from the  N.W. corner of Lot 4275 and  adjacent to the Northeast corner of M. Flanigan's location,  thence South 80 ohains, thence  East 40 chains, thence North  80 chains, thence West 40  chains to point of commencement and containing 820 acres  more or less.  Jas. Morrison, Applicant.  James Fisher, Agent.  Dated June  10th,   1911.  Nelson  Land  District���������District  of West Kootenay  Take notice that I, Miko  Flannigan, of Ymir, B.C., occupation Lumberman, intends to  APPly fpr permission to purchase the jfollpwing desoribed  lands ?���������*  Commencing at a post plant-  atvwt fivo (5) mil03 in a Northerly dirootion from tho N, W.  cornor of Lot 4275 on lijast  Bide of Mosquito Creek boingtho  Northeast corner thenco South  80 chains, West 80 chains,  North 80 ohains, abd East 80  chaii\a to point of commencement and containing 6-10 acres  moro or Icrh.  Milco Flannigan Applicant-  Jam os Fishor, Agont.  Dated Juno  10th,   1911.  WH#FIELD, Prop  1  '^w^^k^^%  ;w^w*wwv>������ www'MwyE  Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables *  (Best equipped Livery in Town)  AU olass of TURNOUTS supplied at short notico.   The latest styles of  GUTTERS and BUGGIES for sale and hire.   Saddle and puck horses a  ''.  Speoiolitvv:.  Feed for sale.      Agent for the MoLaughlin Manfg.Oo.      Horses for sale  I am prepared to fill all orders, both by wiro and mail, and moot all train 0 -  at any honr of the day or night.   Commercial men and landseekors, will  receive prompt attention  H.S. McCreath, Prop  Phone 56 Sirdnr Avonuo, Box  LJUUUUUtt.BJUUUJUUU> w^^JUUUUlLtUAtt-1lJUUUUUJLl>JllUUl  14  ���������;  SULJU  ���������������������������������������������^���������������������������������������������������������������^���������������������������^������������������������������������������������������������������������4  If it is first class  and  Modern  Deatistry  that you  are looking for,  call  upou  Dr.  , Hall of Cranbrook.  Why?  Because he has had the experience, having  over 20 years of Practical experience' in the  Profession, arid holding certificates from six  different Slates and Provinces, and diplbma  from one of the best colleges in the. world.  This alone should convince any possible  * Skeptic ' of his ability.  Four toon lou von of good broad, for u  dol)nt\ at the Oity WaUory. Also caltos  of all varieties,' try thom. f!  It'SDr* H.E.Hatl  i  Cranbrook. ���������  [��������������������������� THE    CRESTON,    B.  C,    REVIEW.  V.  /<*������������������  ^=���������   -  -=j������CQPf UlCHI  If You Like to Drive  you oan indulge yourself by encaging a  team from this livery stable for as long  and as short a time as you desire.  This Livery Stable  is also prepared, to send a carriage to  meet trains, to take you shopping or call-  inK, or to convey you to auy June weddings ycu wish to attend.  Cameron  Bros.  CRESTON LIVERY  1  A. MIRABELLI  THE   CRESTON   SHOEMAKER  Best Workmanship  Beets and Shoes made to Order  A Speciality  I-  Sftarfeeg & (To.  Wholesale  v   Provisions,   Produce,   Fruit  General Commission Merchants  NELSON  B.C.  A complete stock of  Fresh Beef,Veal, Mutton,   j  Lamb and Pork.  Sausage, any kind  Hams and Bacon, Butter  and   Eggs,   Lard,   Beef  Dripping, Etc.  Fresh Fish every Friday.  Smoked Fishall the time._.  Our Smoked Salmon and  Halibut is choice.  P. BURNS & Oo.  Limited  CRESTON  B.C.  I  Musiu ���������Miss Johnson is prepared to  take a limited number of pupils for  tuition in music. "For terms apply to  J. K. Johnson, residence on~"Victoria  Avenne  First clasH 30b printing at tue Review  Office.  For Sale.���������320 acres of crown-granted  excellent Fruit Land on Kootenay Lake  Lot 913. Apply, C. P. Hill, Hillcrest  Mines, Alberta 15-th  Fruit Ranch for Sale���������Fifteen acres  in good state - of cultivation, planted  with 1300 trees consisting of apple,plnm,  peach and cherry trees. Good five room  house and stable one and a half miles  from   Creston.     Apply   to  "Walter   V  Jackson Phone 91 Creston B. C.  Subscribe to the REVIEW.today.  Province of  PUBLIC HIGHWAYS  British Columbia  Notice is hereby given that  all Public Highways in unorganized Districts, and all Main  Trunk Heads in organized Districts are sixty-six feet wide,  and have a width of thirty-  three feet on each side of the  mean straight centre line of the  travelled road. ���������  -"Thomas Taylor,  Minister of Public Works  Department of Public Works,  Victoria, B.C., July  7, 1911.  jyisf  SPOKANE FAIR  Not a chance for a dull minute at the    Spokane Intersta?e  Fair this-fall.     Every hour  of  the seven days,    from October  2 to   8, will have some pleasure  all   its    own.     Each   morning  there will be concerts by Perul-  lo's big Italian- .Concert band,  exhibits    of    blue   ribbon    live  stock in the judging arena and  a lecture    by Professor    Frank  G. Odell, the bee wizard. Promptly at one o'clock in the afternoon the band    concerts   will  begin   before   the grand stand;  at   1.30 the harness races    for  purses,   which    amount to >$2,-  000    daily;    then    the running  races    for    purses    equally    as  large, tho always thrilling     relay race,    the big program     of  circus and vaudeville acts and,  last, but far from least,       the  -eesoplane-contcst-s -foetweea-*fcwo-  pi   the   most   famous    of   the  world's aviators.      XXyxA'y  acres of exhibits to see' and the  new attractions on the midway  Many    good    restaurants    will  furnish everything to eat fram  a    hamburger    sandwich    to a  real dinner, and then it is time  to    hurry   back    to^ the-A^rahd  stand   for   the big night spectacle, ''Pioneer Days in the Pal-  buse,"   and   the always gorgeous fireworks displays.     Not a  spectator can go home unsatisfied    this year, for the exhibits  and amusements will be varied  enough to suit every taste.  An intensely interesting, program has been arranged <in connection w')h this night show of  frontier life, and many riders  and other performers will be  brought from Oregon, Wyoming, Idaho and Montana.  Among others who will appear  is Colonel W. A. Hillis, known  as "Wild Bill from up the.  Gulch," the famous representative of the Remington' Arms  company and one of the most  expert rifle and pistol shots in  the United States, who will per  form every night feats with bullets which most shots would  consider, impossible in the \ daytime. A In all more than three  hundred men Indians and: horses will be used to outline a  thrilling living picture "of  "Pioneer Days in the Palouse.'  WATEB NOTICE.  Take notice that on the 1st  day of, August, 1911, 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 Kootenay district, by "Gust Andeen 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 C. P. R. right o������  wayv> 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 be laicL The names and  addresses of * any ^riparian  ~p������op������ictoi*s���������whose- -lands'" are  likely are the Canadian Pacific  Railway Company, Vancouver,  B. G.       . Ay '  Dated this 22nd. day of June,  1911.  GUST- ANDEEN,  .  By his Solicitor,  G. H. Thompson.  ILPUg'  y UWI" W .,','������������������ iSSSBSSBSS  WL IR, Beattu  CRANBROOK  - B. C.  Th������  Funeral Director  '--   NOTICE  Nelson  Land District.  West Kbotenay.  Distriot! of  All changes ot? ads. must be handed in  at the Beview Office nofc later than  Wednesday noon in each week,   ..  Take notice that I, Edith Montgomery  of Kelson, B. Gif* occupation, married  woman, in tend ���������> to apply for permission  to purchase the following^ described  lands:���������  Commencing at a1 post planted about  30 chains sonth of the North-west corner  of Lot 8946, thence 60 chains North ^  thence 20 chains West or to the Northeast corner" of Xbt TO'S*, thence South 50  chains thence West 20chains or to poiut  of commencement containing one hundred acres, more or less.  Edith- Montgomery,  Applicant.  July, 19 th 1911.     Edward Ferguson,  "   ��������� Agent  MINERAL ACT  CURE DISEASES OF MEN  PATIENTS TREATED THROUGHOUT CANADA FOR 20 YEARS  Certificate of Iru provemects  NOTICE  Ben hurr, Summit, Last Chance,  Old  Dominion/ Climax and   Spud Fraction, '  Mineral  Claims, sitnatti iu the  Nelson  Miuing Division of West Kootenay District. , '  Where located:���������On East Bank of  Priest River, about three miles North  of the International boundary line.  TAKE NOTICE that I 'Charles Moore  acting as agent for A. I." Marenfcelle F.  M. C. No 33H8B, E. W. Stouer Free  Miner's Certifi"ate No 33227 B, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to  apply to the mining recorder for a certificate of improvement.?, for the purpose pf obtaining a Crown Grant of the  above claims  And further take notice that action  ... . V.  under Section 87, must be commenced  befcre the issue of such Certificate of  Improvements.  Dated this 6th day of July, 1911.  Chas. Moore, Agent.  Oa. Kekkedt, Medioai Dnucroa  ofDrs. K.&K.  CONSULTATION FREE  Boobs Free on Diaeaue* of Men. If unable  te call, write for a Question Blank for  HOME TREATMENT  out Canada wbere tbey have done butt-  ness for over 20 years.- Thousands of patients  hnve been treated ahd cured-by their areas  skill and through 'the virtue of their New  Method Treatment. When you treat with  them youknow you are dealing with xespoa-  Bible physicians as they own and occbbv  their own office building Jn Detroit, values  atiiOO.OOQ. When theyciecide your ciseS  curable, AI your worry lVremoved for you  know they will sot deceive you. Thev  guarantee to cure all curable cases., No  master how many doctors have failed to  benefit you;* no matter how much mosey  you have spent in vain; no scatter how discouraged you may be, .don'jt give up in des-  pair until you get a ������raeoput&������ from these  ra**'**'speeieusis. K y������tt are at present  within the clutches of any secret habit which  is sapping your M/e by degrees; if you are  Buffering from the results of pest indiscretions; if your blood hss tesa tainted from  any private disease and you dare not marry;  if you are married and live in dread of symptoms breaking out and exposing your past;  if you are suffering aa the result of a misspent life-Drs. K. db K. are vow Refuge,  Lay your case before them confidentially aba  they will tell you honestly if you.are curable.  VOU CAM PAY WHEN CURED  r i  We Treat *n������J Cure  VARICOSE VEINS. NERVOUS DEBILITY,  BLOOD and URINARY COMPLAINTS    "  KIDNEY aad BLADDER Diseases  and eS Diseases Fscsilu to SSea.  Drs.BCENNEDY&KENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St, Detroit,. Mich.  DR-H^HMKfe M fi������ 1 st* F AH letters from Canada must be addressed  ||HKKn UllVei to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-  Sev^^V fBummmsmmuma ment in Windsor, Ont. If you desire to  see us personally call at our Medical Institute iu Detroit as we see and treat  no patients .ia our. Windsor offices which .are for Correspondence aud  Laboratory for Canadian business only; Address all letters as felloes:  .   DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor, jOofe* y  ^Trite for our private address. - ,  Stop off and take  a Look at Sunny  Creston, <B, CI  Has never had a crop failure. y   .  ������������������������������������������������������������������������  Has no damaging frosts.  ���������  ������������������+���������������������������������������������  Minimum temperature 1011,  3 degrees  abovo zero. ;X'x  ;.������������������������������������������������������������������������      -���������  Grows apples'that are first prize win*  i    nors ovory year iri competition with  '.yv'.'the world;.;-.*".-A  .,"������������������ a,',1 xy':<'.[������������������������������������'v-.A',' .��������� a ���������   ���������  ,    ;, ' A .������������������������������������������������������������������������l':.'  Hns an ideal and mild olimato.  ^.���������������������������������������������������������������^���������.c'::a-'-       '.,'  Han tlio inbst favored location, close to  markets, ample transportation feoll-  Uies, two railroad* and a navigable  ���������   rivor.     .-:������������������'��������� "'A'  1  !  District ooroprlHCs the largest area of  genuine, proven fruit lands iu the  proviuoo. 00,000 aores iu ono blook.  ���������;.,���������. ....    - y , ������  Has tho quality and quantity of land to  oompoto favorably agalust tho oom-  meroial orchards of tlio world.  In British Cofambia's  Sf Ybu Want to see  tHe Choicest  V.  ������������������<���������������������������<������*���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������<>���������  I  'Best Soil/Level, cAbundance of  Water, Good l^pads, Suitable for  izing or.oupqiviaing;  ���������^���������������������������������������������* ������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������^���������w  20 acres one half mile from toVlw, simi-imprctoed; duelling*    160 acres one  mile from totyn, finest soil and situation in the Glorious Koofenays  Also other tracts Improved ana unimproved high grade fruit tanas at lowest prices, all genuine propositions  .j:' ��������� :i ,'.t .gutTaomumu.mjiaM.iJW  Apply to the  Owner  iliili.j������l������lifi'iiilli������iliilil'  -,..^.^-^,^ m_,..T^T^T.-  Creston, B. C.  .... ���������      ���������������������������''���������"   '''.X i ������������������ ��������� -,'. ���������  Is situatad in the Kootanay. Vollsy  batwotm Kootenay Lake and the  United States Boundary Line, 70  miles Southeast of Nelson, 70 miles  Southwest of Oranbrook, and 100  ...  miles Northoast of Spokane.  What Lord Justice Grantham said: For a  safe investtnorit I prefer Creston to any  other placo in British Columbia.  What Hon. Thos. Taylor sold: Ores*  ton District in tho garden of British  Columbia.  What Andrew Oarnajtrlo said: The  wise man invests his money in good  real ostate.  What Jacob  Astor did, made $G0,<  000,000 in ronl ostate in 90 years.  Gain health and woalth, and' prove  your wisdom by buying frnit lands In a  proven fruit olimato, and; whore no  irrigation is required.        r/  MUSI  S9  wmtmwMmmt.  mmmmm  Creston ,  'British Columbia  ���������    y'i/: ������������������  '"���������ajj V'������������������'>, .:.vr; ���������������������������.'���������  ifiSS  '. 5.ity   ,::.C;.V,  iadatt  References: ^Canadian Bank of Commerce, Creston, B%C<������, and'Bank of. Montreal, Rossland, B.C.  Sft������SSS9KSSSSB������S  ,. .. ���������.,  mmsmmmi  mmm  mm m  ���������BBS  SBSSSB  ���������SB!  ���������f  ���������at1]*  I!  U   ���������  I     1* -f  ���������Si'  >   i  I  }'.$ *?  11-I!  I  ���������f  It:  I'!'.-  V  THE    CRESTON,    B.  C,    REVIEW.  DAUGHTER  WAS CORED  By   Lydia   E.  Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound  Baltimore, Md.���������"I send you here-  jpJhealth by-Lydia E.  Pinkham's   vegetable Compound. She  with dark  fcrer  -^^Sjjjll ciTcie3*~UTrd:  EWSUSH RUGBY FOOTBALL  li'S'i'eyes. weak and irri-  il|i table. Two different  &���������&���������$!!doctors* tre&tedyher  :!ii!jand called it Green  Sickness,  but she  ... grew worse all tbe    SLItime. Lydia E.Pink-  iam*s Vegetable Compound was recommended, and after taking three bottles she has regained her health, thanks  to your medicine. I can recommend it  for all female troubles."���������Mrs. L. A. i  Cobkbax, 1103 Rutland Street, Balti- j  more, Md.  Hundreds of such letters from mothers expressing their gratitude for what  Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound, has accomplished fjor them have  been received by the Lydia E. Pinkham  Medicine Company, Lynn, Mass,  Young* Girls, Heed This Advice.  Old Country Style of Game  Is  Making Rapid Strides In the Dominion.  In the past year an effort has been  made to revive the English game of  rugby football in the province of Quebec, and three strong teams have been  formed in Montreal playing the game  under 'the British Rugby Union rules.  The three clubs are McGill University. Montreal English Rug'-y. Football  Olub. and the Canadian Pacific Railway. E.R.F.C. In Ottawa the Royal'  Naval College also hopes to take up  the game. English rugby football is  further played to a great extent in  Winnipeg, extreme Eastern Canada.  British Columbia and California,  where it has in recent years taken  the place of the American game.  While it is not the wish of English  rugby clubs in Canada to try and  make converts to the British game,  yet they feel that it is time that Canada, especially on account of her closd  situation to Great Britain, be able to  _put a fifteen in -the., field, under Brit-  Girls who are troubled with painful j euce  iih rugby'rules and capable of holding its own against representative  teams of Great Britain, or any of her  overseas dominions.  This would make one game of rugby  throughout the Empire and induce  British, as well as the teams of South  Africa, Australia, and New Zealand  to visit Canada.  Almost 500 first class clubs are members of the British Rugby Football  Union, and these clubs are spread all  over the world, the head office of the  rugby board being in London, England.  The rules governing the British  game have chauged considerably since  the game was last played in theso  parts of Canada; now many years ago.  and the g.vtie as played to-day is. no  doubt, the fastest, exciting aud most  spectacular game of football iu exist-  FROST &  WOOD   Machines Lead  Oef   Oa*a!sgu������  fposs.   th������   Osskshuii   ������eaSes8  "STONEHENGS."  The  origin  or irregular periods, backache, headache, dragging-down sensations, faint- j  Ing spells or indigestion, should take "j  immediate action and be restored to  There are lots of men in this country who know and have played the  grand old game, and many will probably come forward  uow and help the  tiealth by Lydia E. Pinkham's Vega- j game along in the Dominion.  table Compound. Thousands have been  restored to health by its use. j  .Vrite to Mrs. Pinlchani, Lynn,!  !*5ass~ for advice, free. i  An English International team will  probably visit Canada iu the spring  of  next year.  Montreal  la Changing.  Th^ aspect of the City of Montreal  ���������in fact, the island of Montreal���������is  chancing   rapidly, day by day.    Tha  Making Room  "Why is she so popular?1     "She takes off her hat in a crowded; spread "of VhV^residental   areas   west-  car* _____ I w*rd. and northward, is simply phen-  o.    ~~T~,   IT"~Z    ~^   j ��������� omenal.      The    downtown      section,  Canada s Butter Trade j which at the present time, is extend-  Canada's export  trade  in.  butter  is; ing a* far as Ontario ttreet, is being  not so great at the present time that I rapidly  given    over   to   the    ever-ln-  her farmers  can    aSord    to    imperii j creasing demands  of  business.  Num.  their   dairy     industry-   by     a    tariff; hers of" old   churches   have   already  scheme   that   would,   in   ail   probabil- j disaopeared.     within     the    last    few  ity,   make   the   country's   imports   in; rears, and mor������ will disapnear fn the  this article greater than Jier exports. ] near future.    Old  landmarks are dis-  r ending 1010 Canada ship-; appearing  and  .,615,380  pounds of butter, i their place.  In the year  ped  only  4,61o,3S0  pounds of  butter, i their pi  worth  $.1,010,274.     Canada's* imports I     por years to  of butter on the other hand, amount-'  ed to 687,454 pounds, worSh ������104.301.  new ones  are  taking  Discontent is the sure indication of;  a feeble mind.���������Reginald Lucas.  An education is one thing they all  have to get on the installment plan,   i  come ther������������ will con-  a succession of pulling down  and building tin. each fresh instance  showing that the founders of Montreal never realized the proportions  to which... it. would attain.- A few  figures will show succinctly what  the growth of Montreal has been, and  ^^^ what may be expected in the future.  m,                                          7 ,, .      !     ^he nonula+ion   in  1800   was 9.00O;  The more a man sprinkles when,* 1816> 16n00. 1825 22.000; 1852., 57.700;  talking the closer he insists on being; 1900- 262.260: in 1905. there waa an  to your face.  ; estimated    pomilatinnof   291.092;   in  Dysentery corrodes the inteatinea and j g06 aft" *he ''J^***"0/ V?Lrul'  epeedily eatR away the lining, bringing i Henry. St. Cunegonde and Viljeray.  about dangerous conditions that may! it was 337,496 and In 1908, 352,500.  cause death. Dr. J D. KelloKK's Dysen- The pr���������flenf population of Montreal  tery  Cordial  clears  the. intestinal canals J A.    ��������� "u   'v������    i_    ���������.������v���������Klw    okm-it  of the germs that cause the inflammation   and its    suburbs    Is    probably    about  and by protecting the lininc from further    hp^f a million.  ravages   restore   them   to  a  healthy   con- ���������      ith,.,   ranM     growth   of    the   Citv   if  dition.   Those subject to dysentery should    ���������nf   rfPl?    t     ������   v.  ju.  ������..������   ������!,,  not bo without this simple yet powerful! Montreal, Is shown by the tact  trne  remedy. j in 1883 Its area waR 4,624 acre9; whio'-.  Origin  of   Famous  Monument  Veiled  In  Mystery.  first   serious   inquiry   into   the  of   Stonehenge   came   from   a  characteristic quarter, no less a person than  the  British  Solomon,  King  James    I.,    who,    says   The    London  Globe, directed Inigo Jones, the famous architect, to undertake the task.  At  the  time  of  his  death  Inigo had  prepared some notes only.  These were  edited by a relative at the desire of  two  famous  men,. Harvey, discoverer  of  the  circulation  of  the  blood,  and  Selden,   the   lawyer;   the   theory   ad-  A*-&4iGed-^4.ng^J"uii.^J^  temple  after  the  Tuscan   order."    It  would   be   interesting   to 'know, how  much of the work was really Inigo's.  as it, was based on certain geometric  measurements   which  proved  to  have  been less accurately done than might  have been expected from an architect.  The   popular  theory   that  monuments  such as Stonehenge, or the circles at  Keswick  and  elsewhere  in  the  Lake  distriot, were Druids' temples, originated    with    Dr.    William    Stukeley.  Stukeley was a man of great learning,  but   allowed   his   ideas   to   run   away  with him.  His arguments formed a remarkable  study, tie had seen the circles, apparently temples without priests; he  had read ol the Druids, apparently  priests without temples. He wished to  connect them. Then he found in Pliny  a fantastic story that in Gaul the  serpents congregated at midsummer,  ami produced from their saliva an  egg to which magic virtues were ascribed. This they cast into the air,  seemingly after the modern ritual ol  tossing the pancake, and he'who would  possess himseli of the talisman must  catch it ere it reached ;ne ground  and fly for safety beyond running  water; "for all the terrors that Tam  o' Shauter or Elsie Venner braved  were liis Pliny crowns the whole  by saying that he had seen one of  these eggs; so when he adds that they  were regarded as a charm by the  Druids, Stukeley had no hesitation in  saying that the circles were erected  by the Druids for serpent worship.  But why were they circles? Because,  said Stukeley, they represented the  coils of an enormous '.snake, worked  in boulders, the image of their deity.  To demonstrate this he made a sur?  vey of the lines of stones near the  circle at Avebury. The resulting snake  was semi-detached, neither continuous  nor convincing, and it was only by  the help of artistic license that he  was able to produce the required diagram. Later he supplemented this by  a plan of certain remains aV Shap,  Westmoreland. He himself remained  at Carlisle���������he. wasva Wise -man, for  the weather was bad���������and. sent, a  young surveyor to do the work. He  was a wise man. also^-for he knew  what higvf master, wanted; to find and.  he found'. it, having prepared, ��������� it is  said, a plan of .alhtheV stones in a  day ��������� an utter impossibility. Yet  Stukeley's theories created an extraordinary sensation at the'time. and are  accepted to some extent even to this  day.  No Advantages  "Then you didn't enjoy the picnic?"  "No; the place we selected was too  damp for us to sit down, yet not damp  enough to fish."  In Clubland  Hudson���������How did you vote?  Mrs. Hudson���������Well, I wanted to  vote both ways, so I,paired with myself.  Casey���������There's th rouble over at  Cluncy's.  Costigan���������Phwat it it?  Casey���������A  family  foight.  Costigan���������Shure, thot'a not trouble;  thol's enjoyment.  Minard's  Liniment Cures Colds,  Etc.  Tho Marketer���������"Aren't you wasting  a good deal of that atoak in trimming  it?"  The Butcher���������"No,' ma'am. I  weighed it first."���������Toledo Blade.  "Fathoi," said little Rollo, "what, is  meant by 'Sabbath day's journey'?"  "1 am afraid, my son, that in too  mnuy eases it means twice around the  golf links."  Cheap pianos have helped to convert many a hardworking girl into a  snob.���������George A. Parrish.  The man who never smiles inspires  no more confidence than the dog who  never wags his tail.  When Holloway's Corn Dure is applied  to a corn or wart -it kills the roots and  the callosity conies out without injury to  the flesh. ..���������".-  The Urgent Need    ,  She (flattering with eyes and voice)  ���������Arthur, dear, I find that we still  need a few things to make our little  householl more serviceable.  He���������What one thing, perhaps?  She���������Well, for instance, we need a  new hat for me.���������Harper's Bazaar.  One can get. some line on a mother's  fund of common sense by, the age  when her daughters begin taking on  store hair.  A rumor has very little regard  the speed limits.  for  Where's   His   Conscience  A    Massachussetta    man    ate*   five  dozen   boiled   eggs at a sitting.    We  wonder how he can look an incubator  in the face.���������Toronto News.  Wise mothei'fl who know the virtues of  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator always have it at hand, because it proves  its value.  ' 'All great men aTe in  inspired.���������Tully.  some   degree  It is easy to get anything you want  ���������if it happens to be something that  Some people seem to get round  shouldered from carrying the respon^  sibility of things that do not concern  them in the least. '-'���������������������������,'  Fear is the. awe-band of the soul,  whereby it is kept from starting from  God and His ways.���������Sibbes.  One thing I. have learnt, and I  think it is worth remembering, that  heaven may be reached and touched  everywhere, that one can help or  hinder happiness by a tiny word.���������  Amy Le Feuvre.  He who is never satisfied can give  no satisfaction to others.���������Duke de  Levis.  \ Appleford  Counter  Check  Factory  and Offices:  HAMILTON,  ONT.  Tne best equipped factory for producing Counter Check Books  in Canada.  Capacity.  50,000 Checkbooks  .... -       ��������� =   per Day.  Company,  Limited.  We are supplying the Lars  est users of Counter Check  Books in Canada with our  * IMPERIAL BOOKS."  (Not In'the Trust.)  APPLEFORD COUNTER  CHECK BOOK  COMPANY, LIMITED.  We want publisher! ta act aa our agents In all Manitoba, Saskatchewan,  Alberta and British Colurnb'e'..towns  .Wrlto us for conditions and prices.  BABY'S OWN TABLETS  CURE SUMMER COMPLAINT  Mate  Cover Canada Like Sunshine!  The trouble is that people are always looking for a good time instead  of having a good time.  No man ovor owed anything to whiskey except his debts and his deaths.  Minard's Liniment cures garget in cows  Even if money is tainted we don't  keep it with us long enough to become  contaminated.  had grown to 5,972 acres in 1000  Ten years later with various annexations, it had reached th? extent of  25.747 acres, or over 40 sQ%ire mil**.  Since 1869 the taxable real estate  of the city hnd Increafrfd in value  ten times over, from $39,174,120 to  $319,341,616 in 1910. Tn the same  period the value of exempt nronerty  had Increased from $6,017,800 to  $109,192,499.    Church Union Experiment**-.  ,r i       7.       TT    7* '     While-church union ia being discuss.  ,n?veinv TrhrL?KeEpt t0 df0Wn SOrrOW I ed throughout Canada, the experiment  merely  irrigate it, | w,u be $rled in KinK8t0n as a vaca-  tion expedient during the noxt two  months. ���������  Rev. I. A. Montgomery of Knox  Presbyterian Ohurch takes his vaca.  tion this month, and during his ab.  aence his flock unites with the Methodists of Dominion ao.uaro Methodist  Church under Rev. E. I. Hart.  In August it will bo the turn of  the Methodist divine to take a hpll-  day and his congregation during that  month will go under tho spiritual  guadianship of Rev. Mr, Montgomery.  The union of Presbyterian and  Methodist Churches at the Village of  Portsmouth is also likely owing to the  fact l.hat the membership of both congregations la very amall and It ia difficult to keep up expenses, A committee from each church has been appointed to discuss tho matter.  Jw.  State of Ohio. Oity of Toledo,  Lnons County.  Prank ,f. Cheney melton onth thnt ho la  senior pnrtner of the tlrtn of P. ,1. Cheney  4 Co., doing bunlnops in the Oity of To  ledo, County and State nforwaid. nnd  that nnld firm will ppv the Bum of ONR  HUNDRED DOMjAT**,8 for each and overy  en.no af Catarrh that cannot he cured hy  tho uee of Hall's Catarrh Curi>.  FRANK J. CHENEY.  Rworn   to  h������������f������ro  mi*  md  tmbHcrlhod  In  tny   pren������>nce,   this 6th  day  of  December.  A. D.,  1886.  A. W. OtiEAfiON.  <6eal.' Notary Public.  Hall's Catnrrh Cure Ih taken internally  mnd ft<*'H directly upon the blond nnd  mucoup H������rfnpp������������ of the system, flend for  teetimoninln,  fron.  P. J. onKNEV A Co.. Toledo. O  Bold hy nil Dr\iKpl������fn. 75c.  Take   Haifa Family Pills for combination,  A truly grout orator in ono who enn  eay the most convincing thingH in the  fewest words*.  Nothing    shrivels       misfortune  much ith trr keep silent nbout it,.  so  Tho hohhle-skirt. miiBt go, declnres  the fiii-hion-ruler. Which is mure  thnn the hohblo-skirt wenrcn* have  been nble to do.  Bend for freo Miminu to Dont, N.U., Na  tional Drug & Chemical Co.. Toronto  W. N. U., No, 86G.  One Hundred Years .Old.  Ambrolso Quay, tho oldest citizen In  Quebec City, recently celebrated tho  100th onnlvorsary of hia birth, nnd thi������  evont was a momorablo one, Ovor 300  relatives and friends anaemblod at hi*  residence to do him honor, aud aftor a  mass at Bt. Joan Bnptisto Churoh,  thoro wqb a banquot. Mr. Quay ia still  in good hoalth and spirits, but ho  wns spirited away by hia friends while,  tho celebration was at Its height, in  ordor that ho ahould not bo too muoli  fatigued by tho ovont.  Dans Por Ghnlk Lake,  Aa a roimlt of tho Interview whioh  Chnrloa Oaldor, M.P.P. for South On-  tar lo, hnd with Hon. Dr. Rotiumo ro-  oontly, a moro gonoroua policy will  he pursued In stocking tho Inland  lake* of tho east and tho north with  gnmo flnh, Chalk Lake is tho particular place In which Mr, Colder Is In.  forested, and when tho mattor in talc-  en up a more liberal policy with ro.  sard to tho stocking ot tho lakes with  baas will bo inaugurated.  '       Jack Tar's Letters.  It is easy enough for you to drop  your letters in a pillar-box and know  that they will be delivered with all  due speed. But Jack, especially  when he is cruising in foreign waters,  has to wait weeks or even months to  get a reply to his correspondence.  On every British war vessel a cor-  goral or lance-corporal of the Royal  latines is specially told off to collect  and dispatch letters and parcels. He*  is the local postoffice and postmaster,  for he sella stamps and generally acts  for and gives information to the members of the .ship's company about  their mail. All the letters for England are fastened up in/private bags  and addressed to the G.P.O., London.  These bags are sealed with the design of a British ensign around which  are the words, "The Seal of His Majesty's Ships."  Many of the letters that aro received from Jock Tar bear English  stamps and the London postmark,  which rather puzzles recipients. But  the foregoing paragraph explains thi.*-  simply enough. TheJ>a mall bags',  when properly sealed, are taken  ashoro by the ship's postman and  delivered to tho nearest postoflice.  Very often the latter is twenty or  thirty mileB away ond consists of a  dignified barn.  Royal Cyclists.  King George, who has just presented a perpetual challenge trophy for oy.  clists, haa long boon an enthualuat of  the wheel. Like ao many other mem-  bers of his family, he was taught to  ride by Mr. Mayes, a,famous racing  man of tho 'eighties, and proved suoh}  an adopt pupil that, to quote hia in.  struotor'a words, "Ho didn't want ony  toaohihg. Ho jumped on, hia bioyolo,  wobbled about a bit, ahd away ho  wont, riding it���������woll, not exactly Uko  an old hand, but vory woll." . Mr.  Moyos' first royal pupil was Princess  Honry of Battonborg, who had hor  Arst lesson < (on a trloyolo) in tho  grounds oE Buckingham Palaoa. Quoun  Alexandra (thori Prlnccas of wales)  had hor flr������t lesson at Sandringham  on a trloyolo which had boon built in  uvo days as a' Chrlatmaa proaont for,  her. i  Baby's Own Tablets should be kept  in every home .-where there are babies  or young children. . At no time of the  year is baby iri*such danger, as in  ���������summer. At the first sign of illness  theJ^Tablets'should ;be given to the  littleSaphe,;. V for aummer complaints  come ybri 'so quickly that unless  prompt aid is at vhand baby may be  beyond help iri a few hours. The Tablets; never fail to relieve' the sick  chilii, A arid if occasionally given to  the vwell child will, keep him well.  MrsJyjDesire Martin. StA Denis, Que.,  writes :A*'I have a1 baby three months  old;'.yjfhp., suffered from colic and .constipation.- Castor Oil was of.no help  sit all, but Baby's Own Tablets speedily cured him arid now I always keep  them In the house." The Tablets  are sold by medicine dealers or by  mail at 25 cents a box from The  Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockviiie, Ont.  A writer gets in the long run just  the readers he reserves.���������Miss Hester  Brayne.  Eddy's "Royal George" combine Safety Surety and Silence in Matches and sell Vat about, 1.000 for 10 cent������  There's   nothing   "just   as  good."  Observe the Man With the Hoe; he  spends a good deal of his time leaning on it, doesn't he?  People expect too much of the  weather and too littlo of themselves.  Toronto Type Foundry Co., ltd.  CALGARY  WINNBPEG  REGS N A  The Largest Print era" Supply House iat Caiiauu.  W������ Carry in Stock Cylinder Presses, Job Presses,  Paper Cutters, Type and Material. 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Sir Kdward mado his marlic  uh lite IiiMpeotor-Oeiicral ol Policu lu  Bongal, and is famous for hln introduction of tho system of recognition  by flngeNinarlcH, which has brought no  many Huh Mingo rod gentry to ' lust  punishment,  IV-ij;  $3,600 in  tmmmmmmtmmmM*mm*m        mtmmm  'HKN you enter the Canada Cement Prlso  Contort, your dealer will assist you.  Consult him In reference to condition*  ���������t>f tho oontnat. Hefer all quoatlons of doulbt to  him to decide. Confer with him when his ex-  porlonco and advlao and his knowlodaro of our  plan would soom helpful.  Don't hesltatu about dolnir this. Wo buvs  requested him to assist to th* but of hia ability  any farmer ln his locality competlne In thin con-  tfiHt-���������whothor It's a matter involvlnnt tho application ot comemt, or how to ������o about winning ono  of the prlteos olVerod In this contest, Do you  roallnio that you have as Rood a ohaneo as tho  noxt man to win ono of those prlsos? Thoro aro  four for oach rrovlnco, as follows:  VXtX7,Xi "A"-���������JtOO.OO to *��������� tk������n Ui th* lurm-ir In ������si*h  ProrlnM who will um during will, ths, ������������swst numlMr ot  1..IT- of "CANADA" .Osmsnt. IMttZK vB''������������������to.o.oo *w hs  iflv������p to tho f������rm#r In osoli Prorinss who ��������� In 1011 ium  fOANAnA" 0nm������nl on \t\������ /��������������������� for lbs sraiUil nuwkjr  ������f   MirpoiM,     l������UIW   ���������'O"-*l00.00   ii  U  ti������������n������o   ths  farw������V'ia'esch Vfotlnfls wh������ hirniili������i"ns with phntoiraph  shswss'ths b������������t ot u*r D"yt.1.,?,ttJli!A,njl ������* ^���������,k^S52J������..!L,J!  fsrm aurlng 1011 vltb, "CAMADA." Onrair*, PRIJ5B "Tt"  ���������S100.0Q to bs iriven U> ths fsrmer la ssoli Prsviaes who'  submits ths bimt snd moat oampltts. dsuerlatlon uf bswsny  VnrtlMilir pises ot work shown by sooonpsuylnc photograph,  ��������������������� dons.  Contoot will closo on November 15th; 1011, and  as soon as possible thoreaftor, prlsos will bo  awarded.  Ito suro and -rot a oopy of our Contntt Circular,  telllnur all about tho oontest.   Ask your dealer for ,  onu  or uso the  attaohod  coupon,  if you  And: lt  moro oonvenlont.  Tn writing ui, mtntlon wluthtir you h*r������ r������r������k������d yonr  fop/ nf "What tha F������������m������r Oon Da With Qonsrats," s  Uformiily-llluitrMad  ifl0-p������ic������ book,  which tolls you  Iiow to - build with ooMtrste, so thnt you  <*������n do  muoh of tit* work yourmlf.   It's ������ nt'.ahty htndy  snd iii*fnl book, and ahould aar* you many s  dollar.    Farmara >ho hsvs rao*lv*d'lt, a������y ^      t*traao  sand dr.  cular snd  sit U siilandld.   Writs tonlclik snd Hwill  Co baok  to  you with X-rlt* Oontast  'nM*r,  by  mlurn   ma.ll.  Hnok,    k ,  Canada Cement Company, Limited, Montreal /   M������������"   ^    Addrwut f  r'   S.  *    J  p*. y*  THE   CRESTON,    B.  C    REVIEW.  - r  nrril'j* V^cXtio/v  THE vacation of tlie boys and  girls who are in school or college  began early In June. The young  ladies of the household are making ready for outings of varying lengths  In July and August. House parties, a  ���������week's sojourn at the seashore, or at  the springs, or in the Adirondack woods,  is set down ln the calendar of this one,  snd her sister has an Imitation to join  a camping gang bound for the Rangeley  lakes, or the mountaintop somewhere  In Veriiont. Even Pater Famillas has  engaged to "go a-fishlng" when his  vacation   conies  ln due order.  There is an  order of  precedence and  succession   In - the   matter   of   rest   and  recreation   in    every    .business   .House.  *  From  ���������'boss'' to porter,  the right to lay  -���������-0ff~f������T';--a-^iv-eHr"Ti'MT^^ ���������-  tablished asAthe rate'of; wages.'and the  time of payment. The humane mistress  has always seen A to -it that -each maid  has her week,or, more, of respite from  regular duties, and managed to have  the summer labors as light as was consistent with the comfort; of the diminish-  . ed family,'''' V;Gflater y'ears.-.'She of. ihe  composite name . expects, her; Vacation  along with the rest of the world's workers. In entering a place,'she mentions  the fact, if the employers omit to  epeak of it.  She Is right! So are all the rest of  our toilers, who. recognize the imperative  necessity of unbending the taut bow  periodically and taking the harness from  the draughthorse that he"may roll upon  the turf and/as the boys put it, "kick  up h's heels" to get the ache and stiff-'"  ness put of them. A wise ypractltiohrr  in'nervous diseases tojd an overworked  man on the verge of nervous prostration  to stop working'overtime and try conscientiously to do every afternoon andy.  evening "the thing he liked best to do-  always provided it was not work."  There you have ytheAvery essence and ���������"���������  spirit'of vacation. The'Latin root, "va-  care," ��������� signifies itb> empty,, to free &nd  leave unoccupied. Jt is. well to dig up  the root of a word sometimes, that we  may analyze flower or fruit.  I once, heard a rich���������Self-made���������man.  say that. he saw no sense in a grown,  persen taking aV vacation; for his party ;  he had never had one in his life. That  is. not since he went into a store as porter's assistant at 14. He had worked  six days in the week for twelve months' :  of the year for forty years. "Nowadays." he went on to say, scornfully,  "every 'whipsnapper of a clerk, on $6  per. must-have his ten days off.' As  for the ministers, nothing less than two  months will do for them; and. with that,  they go to pieces every three or four  years and require a foreign trip to build  ���������them up. It's nothing but a fashion ahd  a fid'"  At 45 he "went to pieces," dying at  the top���������as tlie saying is���������and drew hie  3a"'.est breath ' at:: 50. -after, five years of  semi-imbecllity.v The machine, was worn  out; the bow had lost pliancy; the beast ;  of burden was foundered and hopelessly ,  lame. -.. vy ���������'.'���������-  ���������With these facts In mind, I turn with  serious look and thought to a passage  Jn a letter from an active member of our.  r family: ������������������..:���������-.  "Say a word, please, for our housemother at this season. She is the.only  member of the household who does not  ' enjoy a elated rest and relief from the  cares of the. home.: She sews for her  daughters: urges the '.-husband to' take .  recreation and to enjoy, it to the full,,  and works from "alarm clock to alarm  clock.* In the name of humanity, won,'t  you put In a plea for respite from the  maddening grind?" -  "The maddening grind!" When, duties  which were once a delight and a pride;������  get to be that, nature sounds an alarm  that-means: danger and much,of it. -A  woman who loves .her home and Is a  capital and' cheerful housekeeper aaid  to me yesterday that she did not "want  to vot^ unless John would.settle even,'  morning what to order for. luncheon and  dinner." That was as much'responsibility  as she could carry, year Iri and year1  out. The mother in. every home knows  what she meant and felt; knows,' too,  why she loses appetite for home food?,  with the coming of the summer days y  filie hates almost as heartily as the children love them. It Is bad enough to  order meals, she .will tell you, without,  having to eat them. Also, that "nothing tastes right," When the girls have  their own homes, and have to consider  for 365 days in the year the problem of  what*to eat and how to serve it; to calculate how to fit market bills to the  actual Income upon which she may  draw to pay them; to set so good a.-..,  table that the waning appetites of hard-  worked husband and schoolchildren,  fretting under examinations ond heat.  . may he tempted and their strength kqpt  up until vacation, the now thoughtless  young women will look back remorsefully to these days of Ignorance and  uncharitable-judgment of the appetlto-  >���������  Jesw toller-ln-ehlef. ��������� _  ������������������She sewn for the daughtera,"   There  U hn appalling quantity of sowing to be  done.    The  dressmaker who  comes by  the day  to  take breadths  out of last  ������umm6r's skirts and fashion new waists  out of the surplus material thut* gained  (the one and only benefit to lean purses  accruing from the scant skirts) expeots  mother-to help her for as muny hours  of the day na other tasks will allow her  to do.   The prospective wonrent of the  abridged nrnrn*ents hnve thoir hands and .  , heads full of other matters, They, are up  betimes  to  play  tennis  tn   the  nearer!  court .or   golf  on   n   neighbor's   links;  thor^ are water parties and picnics and  strolls "by the pnlo, silver light of the.  moon."   Thn hoys hnvo their swimming.'  club nnd- football tonmto "keep the life  In   n   fellow"   until   vacation   begins  In  ��������� good earnest,   one and all, they would  characterize tno lessons and other Impositions of the last ton months ns a  "maddening grind." Tho fathor of tho  ������������������ crow would catch engorlv nt the nhrnse.  as doocrlptlvo of his dally vocation, be  It n profession, commerce or a craft.  . ,Tho mother hns been driven to tho ox-  ���������iremest tend of her wits to maintain n  tolerable standard of good  humor nnd  outward clioerfulnosH for tho Inst few  -weeks,.   She  hns  Invented   new  dlnhoH  nnd  novel  combinations  of old  stand-,  hya whon sho could not afford nil tlio  delicacies of ��������� tho  season  demanded  by  onprlfloiis  iippotltos,    "With, brollora at  . 40 cents pev pound, she must,, of necessity, hnve fried bacon ond eggs for tho  Biinilay-morning   breakfast   onco   In   a  while nntl  rlco pudding for dlnnor In-  Htend of fresh berries,    if she havo n  roast duck  onco  a  weok,  a series  of  boiled   mutton   nnd   the   left-overs   she  enn contrive to make from It, sho tnuBt  4'jitabllBh an average expenditure or flho  will   ovorrun   tho    weakly   allowance,  w hlch does not tako Into account winter  . ncarnlty   nnd   summer   luxuries,    Boya  will   outgrow   their   clothe*   and   girls  must dress uu well au their u������aoclnte������ or  suffer   mortifications    thnt   out    moro  dooply into tho mothcr-henrt than she  ever ��������� confesses to thom.     Part of her  trade Is to put the host /not foreman.  Hor husband and ohlldron know thin to  be a fact, and that, as fnapoctcr Bucket  says   of  his  wife's  iimnteur  doiootlvo  work, "8ho tins noted up to It nohiol"  Jn the day when the   Master balances  accounts with his employes the mother's  name will bo found in lino with heroen  and martyrs of whom the world was  not worthy. She will be more astonished than anybody else when the award  is made. The suspicion that she is anything higher than a commonplace wife  and mother, who tries humbly to do the  duty of the day without a taint of self-  pity in word or thought, has never  dawned upon her commonplace intellect.  Yet she is keen witted In descrying  the talents ol" her offspring and zealous  in the sacrifice of her personal ease and  comfort to secure recognition and improvement of these gifts. Her husband  is the head of the home. If he had his  deserts, he would be the leading man in  the community. She spares him every  care that she can ward off from the  I ,'  Ihmrii  A tb'nd, who is not especially fond of  cliurchgoing for the rest of the >;ear,  takes liei outing at Northfteld, attending every meeting, indoor and out,  When I looked polite surprise at hearing this, she explained the idiosyncrasy  by ob������-ervin<������ diffidently:  "You see, it is' so unlike anything' I  have for the rest of the year. It refreshes me through and thiough. I  look foi ward to it longingly from the  beginning i,f the season."  She hit up n the-truth without knowing one word of Latin. She empties  her mind of all that absorbed thought  and time lor the rest of the year and  follows whim rather than duty. The  indulgence  is  a  genuine  \acation.  If you fan bf-guile the mother into an  expression of peisonal inclination on  the subject of hej h-hday, exercise  your ingenuity to extract it painlessly.  That is., without letting her suspect  what you are bent upon. If she have  grown so weary m body and in spirit  that she has no preference for one place  or tring anova the other, the greater.is  her need of a thorough change "When  a woman of sense and native energy  c������3js������s^JU-���������e.*K6���������w-fce**������er ���������die���������stays ���������at ���������,���������  quaintance of two other "plain people," and the three sat for hours in  the shade of the veranda- roof,  eying the butterflies of fashion in their  flitting back and forth. At night they  "did" their hair afresh; brushed tlieir  black silks and put on their best'  ���������brooches; shook rosewater upon clean  handkerchiefs, and repaired to a.  coign of vantage in'. the ballroom  for yet more brilliant views; pf the  gay. world. The effect upon -the quiet  homebody's health and spirits was so  pronounced that she has been sent  to the "Sbrings" every August since.  She has never driink a teaspoonful of  the   waters.      She   does   not   need    it.  For one golden week and a half out  of fifty-two^ she does just what she  likes: best, to, do. getting clean out of  the "maddening grind" of everyday  drudgery.    ''      '  Another���������the hard-worked - wife of a  village pastor..��������� was convicted three  ye-*rs agone of. a longing to taste the  delights of New York as a summer resort, and found it so exactly to her  liking that she comes to the metropolis  periodically whin > heat and desolation  are at their height; takes rooms in a  quiet boarding house not,far frcm Central Park/and Is happier than the July  days are long, storing up incidents and  experiences that beguile thought and  engage' tongue all winter.  dear head already bowed by the weight  of responsibility and the mysterious  fardel she calls "business." The weight  and ."grind" of business are the abundant excuse for surly tempers, harsh  criticism of her ways and works, impatient faulttinding with the children she  shields from his wrath by every ingenious art love can devise.  In how many, horftes���������even among  the very well-to-do classes" in our  country���������is mother's vacation a stated  family "institution"? Who plans that  she shall step out from the shadow of  money cares and homely contrivances  to get for husband and children of  more moderate means recreation and  holiday? She would plead against  herself that she cannot be spared  from the helm. Nobody, else can run  the house as she runs it; her duties  may not be delegated to daughter or  hirelings.  It is the plain duty, then, of ��������� husband and daughter to take the matter  of mother's vacation out of her .hands.  She is so evidently incapable of car-  ingyfor herself as her worth deserves  that she should be cared for; armed  intervention is necessary. - Find" out  what she would like to (io, obeying  the advice of  the  nerve specialist,, and  .see that she does it. -I knew one confirmed homebody who,1 when put into  the   confessional   by   a   visiting' rela-  vtlve,. owned  to  a long-indulged  Wish  '*to"-.-go to Saratoga and watch the  "folk"    promenade    the    verandas     by  V day 'and dance in the ballroom by  night. Whereupon the family clubbed.  In and bought a new black- silk, for  her;    had    It" made   handsomely "and  i sent her off to Saratoga in company  with*a neighbor who was ordered to  drink  the   waters.   "Mother"    had    the  .time  of her life!   She .made the ac-  home or goes abicad, and b gs to'be  let alone, she '5s in a bad way. Sometimes, If teased by affecfonate impoi-  tunities, she flares.up with the declaration that- she "would as soon die as  live���������she is so tired out!" Pocr, faithful, overdriven creature! "* She means  ���������what she says, in her desperation. '  Do John arid the children, who have  for all these months accepted her service as a matter of course, ever bethink  themselvesvof the.terrible statistics relative to New England madhouses? That '  was the name "asylums" bore. in the  ... olden times. We are familiar with the  uncontested statement that more than  one-Iia'f of the inmates of the.se institutions are "farmers' wives. Who sit*, him  down to reason out the puzzle? lt Is not  -tbe braimvorker, or the ill-paid factory ,  girl, or the shopwoman, of whose woes  we have heard so_mueh lately thiough  letters to cur Exchange, who is most  likely to recruit the wretched corps of  lunatics. The evil agencies in the work  are the monotonous toil of the wife who  does rot set her fool- off the farm for  six months together, , ixeept when she  can get the housework out of the way  in time to go to church Sunday fore- -  noon, ajnd -who then carries the dinner  in her mind, while she seems to take  Iiiart In���������-. the .devotions of the rest; the  scarcity of amusements that might distract her thoughts from petty cares and  ignoble anxieties���������ln three words, "the  maddening: grind" of housemother and  .wife.'- All this is what frets her into a.  premature-grave or sends her to the  sadder living tomb...of the insane ward.  i I do not^apologize. for speaking strongly and at length upon a* subject that  may not,interest readers in general. It  should appeal powerfully to those in  whose service the mother has spent and  been spent until self-forgetfulness is the  ~ law of her being. ������  -  She  saves   others;   herself   ���������'he   never  thinks of saving.     Do you. her husband,  . and you, her children, see to it that the  evil is rectified!���������"'���������"������������������  Begin as soon as you lay down thi3  page to arrange for mother's vacation, r  ���������y no matter, who else of the household  gees without-his or hers.  I heard a girl say not long ago that  "Poor dear mamma would not know  what to do with/a holiday if one were  forced upon her."  Begin, then, to teach her how to use  Jt If necessary, make a new and wholesome application of the system of compulsory education.  ^t -a  mdl&usH, Hani  , A Thought    - ,'  ' "jr REMEMBER a young wife' who  | had to part with her husband for  a. a. time. She did not 'write a  mournful poem;! indeed, .she was a,  silent person, and perhaps hardly said  a word about it; but she quietly  turned of a deep orange colpr^wltlt  jaundice. A great many people in-this  \   world have but one  form  of rhetoric  for    their    profoundest    experiences,  :;namely, to,waste"away and die. *,When  A a    mnn    con . read,    his    thought. > haa  i slackened, its  hold.���������Holmes. (  IMPORTANT NOTICE  Y^EOAUSB of the enormous  .."#5 nwtiVer of letters sent to  *~" tho Exchange. I must- ask  contributors to limit $helr communications to ioo words, except  in cases of formulae or recipes  , which require oreaiter' apace. /  want all mv correspondents to'  have a showing in the Corner,  and if my.request in this respect  is compiled with it will be poasi-r  He to, print manv more letters.  Attention is called, to the fact  that Marion Harland cannot receive money for patterns, as she  ���������has-no connection with any department that sells them.  A Requested Fish Recipe  I HAVE tried your recipe for cheeue eouf-  flo, and find  It delicious. ;  Here lu tlio recipe for "Qcfnlto Flocn"  united for by a inoinbor:  Gofalte Plooh  After clennlnit and soHlnV tho. flsh, cut  Into jillc-en tine*! Incites In Uinrrth "i litmndR  of pllcu und l i.ound of whlteilHti. Oo not  split Iho (lali. but cut directly throunh tho  Uody, linvlim tho hIIcuh tlio wliolo thlc-ltncsa  of tho pllto and whitoilih. Bcrapo from  enoli plcuo tlio moat rrom tha alcln (loaylnsc  the latter .whole) nnil frpo tho * mont from  . bones. ,��������� ciiop tlm rticot lino nnd mix With  It 4 ���������" ilioen of oonUcil luenrt. onion  (cboppod line), 2,������kk������   nml unit nnd pepper  ������nlntl' tl*1011' s'ltlhs wltb this. forcomont, to  exaotiv (ho; urlwinnl ���������xonnil shaije. Put  the tilled pleoon of nkin into a holier nnil  Imir cover tbem with water. Add to thom  n .small onion minced, n small uprls; at  ������*lei*y nnd ono of parsley; popper nnd ��������� jjnlt  to tnhto and boll slowly for nn hour.   Bub  water, Lastly, add a aunrt of boiled preen  pens and simmer all together for about ten  minutes.    Serve. V  Thin may peem rather an elaborate recipe,  liut tho dish ls excellont when - properly  .cooked.  Stuffed Potatoes, Spanish Style  This Is a nlco "loft-over." Stiffen mashed  potatoes with flour: to bind lt Into-a soft  paste. . Mold with your hands into rolls  resembling medium-sized potatoes, .rathor  lonjr'.than round,. Make a hole in tho center of each with the mlddlo flnser, large  enough  to hold a  tableapoonful  of  fllllng.  Filling-- for Stuffed Potatoes  Any cold meat you chance to have, chopped fine; a hard-boiled okk and on onion���������  also minced, and the onion browned���������and a  sirinll red  pepper. .       . .   .���������:���������;������������������������     ���������     ���������  The Spanish add chopped rolwinn and  olives, but I do not Uko thom,  Insert  the  Idling and  close  the  ends  or  the balls no that It will not ooze oul.   noil "  in eRKand crncltor crumbs  nnd fry,.In deep  fat.   They uhould look Uko potatoes roasted  In their jnclcots. ..        .  .    Thev   nro   nice   for   luncheon    or   ns   a  dinner entree, - ��������� \ v.  YOUR NEW CONTRIBUTOR,  t ' (New York eityi.  Whoso , Interesting communication  would have appeared long ugo but for  the length of It. It Is evident that you  belong fto a class of houaowlves who do  not grudgo tho time and pains reaulslte  to the preparation of novel dlflhon. Yet,  study of tho moat elaborate of thoso sho  presents show thnt comparatively littlo  time la spent ln getting It up, provided  one Is systematic and dovetails minutes  in the work.  Different Foqd Values  Will you, idve tno the nunies of somo books  bad pun I think I have quoted before  upon this page:  "What Is the Englishman's meat is  the. Frenchman's poison (polsson);"  Common sense ls backed by . experience In deciding that each rational creature should determine for himself and  for herself what articles of food beat  serve the main purpose of food, via,, to  sustain Nature and to recoup .her spent  forces ��������� In downright English, what  agrees with the rational creature's  stomach, and what doeR not. This done,  let each make out a prudent dietary aiul  turn to other matters thot energies  wasted upon theories of dietetic possibilities nnd iniquities. .  Nevertheless, we shall be happy to  convey to our California member the  title of a work upon "Comparative Food  Values."  Offers Magazines  I havo some mntrnglnes i sliould be moro  thnn Bind to newl to "J. V. IV from time  to timo, as thoy oomo to me. I, ln turn,  can pass them alonjr.   ,      ,   , _ .  1 also Inclose a roclpo I hnvo found  very good:  Co free  Custard  Froppo  2 ck������s. 3 teaspoonfuls of Hour, 4 tablespoon ru la of powdered sugar.  uf coffeo And Ihe srtnw of  milk into u double Holler. When It .wears  tho bolllnir tiolnt,  pour It over the beaten  deallnir with food vainest  For Instance If  1 donl wnnt men" " "    ~~  KUbstltute for .It       .  di-urec of nourloiuuontT  ii tablespoonful or butter ���������mootli.wlth.ono  of (lour) ntlr Into a ctipfiU of mllh. Wlieii  tho flsh Is done, ������t v this Into the,gravy nnd  tiring to a boll, st'rrl-~ -������ ���������������"- ������������������������������*��������� ,,>nl'"  from the "'o nnd mix  of..weU-uenten eggs.  lirlng to a toll, stirring nil the time,   Take  lire nnd mix quickly with a couple  ...,^~..-oenten eggs. . ,  ,  ������������������,  Havo you room for two moro tried and  trt|e reolnest  A Qood Way to Oook Beef's llvor  jOrlnd IH pounds of mw liver nml n siirlg  ofcolory with an onion through i hu, "tno-  elilno," Tt rn Into n bowl and work Into, it  a ntnfo sonlcid rolls and ", cupnil ur. dried  urend,_ Benson to your liking with salt and  t,   ��������� _ _     ho  mixture In iwrtfu. *poonfi|ls. When theso  sro dono on ono side, turn and brown upon  tho other.  Ye  tnto  pn rti.......  enSNerolo wim a inrge pieoo or initter,. a  minced ojilon nnd n Intgo tomato, peeled  and sliced, nrown In the oven. Wi>n thu  liver halls, are done, put (horn hit-i ihe  .i>n*������Vro|������ with i������i������< ruin which thn liver-wan  rooked, nub smooth va i*\,\e������<>mmUi\* ,ot  flour In njllttle wtter smrstlr Inlw the contents of tho casserole with a oupfuls of hot  pepper,  ���������Have vea_dy enough deep, rut. hissing ho  to, float   doughnut*,     into   this   drop   t)  wnnt meat for dinner, what con I  that will  givo tho samo  "iV,"F.'wn? (f.os AngoioB, cnl.).  I do not now recall tho tltlo of any  one book which exnetly cnvern the  Hiibject of food valuoH, Ono can  hnrdly pick up a nowspapor without  getting some light (or -what tho  wrltor thlnkii is light) with regard  to subntltutoH. for meat, that mny  check In a measure the Inordinate  conHiimptlon of flesh foods which dls-  tlngulMhoH American* born. Thp Wng-  HbIi stand next to us ln the lino, We  ull out too much mont, and n majority .of us not enough vegetable** nnd  fruito.  Cheese h{vn a recognized value an  ������ nourishing nr\a dlgestltilo food.  Some learned dietitians net H noxt to  meat; othom maintain thnt cffga outrank It. Aanln, persistent, vegetarians contend that nut* should supersede meats of ull kinds In human sus*  tonunoe.  Plausible theories, all! and onoh has  Uh cinimploo The stubborn fact ro-  rnnlnn that ninny man and women cannot  digent cheese; that more ������lnd nuts unwholesome. Rv*n flsh poliions the system of ccrttfn folic, lendliiK force to a  Boat well together,  ��������� - - -      -:1r of c<  tioiicr.    wn           ,iour  It  over tl��������� ._   e������BSi Hour. etc.. nnd mix well. Ttoturn  to the boiler nnd cook until lt is Uko  thick oream,. Pour , Into iS_mn|l. cups, or  .glasses to pool., BervoJoe cola^with whftipod  ereatn. Should the coffeo: flnvor not* bo  iileaslnK. substitute a necolid euii or^inllk  for It. .Flavor with nny extract yiouyllue.  Hometltned I use four cupfuls of milk to  this ntiontlty. of eggs, Hour, etc., cooking  it iwleo ns long.        . ������.'"������������������������'���������  Mrs. p, H, W. (Hnckensnek, N. ������,).  Thb address of "3. T>; B." has tfono to  you hy mall,   Thank yon for your kindly Intention  toward, him and for the  recipe bestowed upon yio Exchange,  Cake Made of Rye Bread  Crumbs  It Is Willi plensure that 1 contribute to  the lOxohunuo a reolpo for which reipiest  wns lately mndoi ...  Six sags, l oup of breadcrumbs, halt a  onus orohnoolste, i cupful of bianohed sl-  nionds, half n glassful of whisky, 1 ten-  ���������vnonful ������f clnnnmon; 1 l+mon, find and  Juluu; a pinch, or suit, half, a teuspoanful  of cloves and the ������nm������ of baking powder, a  tublespoonful i>r sugar for ������urh cgK. Heal  ,  whites onn j������������������     ���������  This trinUes  aa a pudding.   Does It keep well' And  in there no flour to hold- the crumlm  together?  Six Suggestions  May r come within your charmed clrcls?  v  I  have some good Ideas to share with ful-  luvv-members.  Sure Cure for Bunions  Gather the common plnntaln leaf, roun'd  In many back yards and upon lawns, nnd ���������  roll sort betwuen tho hands. . Hind upon the  bunion and keep It there night and dny,  changing the leaf threo times a day. Be  faithful and the bunion will .go!  I'or Rheumatism  Mix togothor tho Jtileo of one lemon, a  tcaspoonrui of. suit and n- pint or balling  wnter. Let tt get cool and ill-Ink u glassful ovory morning before brenliliiBt.  For a Sprain    '  One dram o|) of wormwood, nnd n gill of  nlcnhol. ICi-i-p. tho. Injured part wet with,'  It vntll, the im In abates and the Inflammation  Is gone.  ,.,; j.. .'' I'or Constipation  Stir ,a teaspoonful of bran Into a slnss  of hot".water. Lot It get cool nnd OrJnlc  beforo breakfast ovory. morning.  Meat Fie  , When making a meat pie,, run tho meat  through   a   chopper;   season   umf   thicken.  . ThU In nicer than when It Is cooled nnd  then picked to bits, i  In Kneading Sread *  If you would have It fine grained, tako It  up In.your IiuikIh nnd kneml It In thnt wny,  long nnd hard, until It Is roady for the  pans, not lotting It touch the board,  I hava a nlco reolpo for a relish���������In fact,  several of them���������wnleh I ahould like p>  sond to you, If ymi wish It, in pnrt nuy-  tnont tor the many helps t have had.from  tho   Evchnnge.M   A   N> ^^ ^^j  I have otlll two of your rcclpea, for  which T cannot make room today. They  will appear later. All tho same, let ub  havo tho others, and bo as concise ao  you havo boon with those we publish.  and cook for three'minutes."  Cet them,  cool md thut ybu cut* handle thpm. Then^  ������iueey.e   hard   through ��������� coarse   netting.  back Into the water, whjch should bo'  thick and red when you have pulped the  pepperu.   Add a little browned flour, and  'shnmor';-for,;*ilyo, ndnutfes befor* pouring  over tiie hot iuA?ut and gravy,^Bring, to  a boll    Arrange  t;Ue meut In a platter  and pour tile gravy. oVer'U. >    ���������  Thoro 4r.������ manyvdlfftMenti wayn of preparing, ' what Is, to my notion, a much  overrated dish. This Is as good as any  that I  have seen or tasted. ������������������        *  "Coffee Bread  Will   lUe'.Mrjs'Kuul,- Minn,,  housemother-  try'mvrc6lpe ior  ...., *; .   '  _  A..r  ;OotfoevCake? '  . It^ntnv'be Acnlled either bread cr cake,  yet li is ncliiie. ��������� exact .y. , Under any  nnmo It Is delicious.*���������'    . -.  Dent to a cream an ovun cup of sugar  with a generauN,,n.iii, eiipi.ii or; laid snd  butter  In > equal. parfsi    Ptlr   fn   l .well*  liim leu ,1'Kir; . ������id is...!.,; run .Jof ,mltli   tnat  ��������� hns been boiled and roolod v.,nnd nH cake  'off .compressed, .yeust dissolved In haUsO.  cuprul of warm water, Add 5 cupruls w)f  i.oiir v.������irte������i , i wim .with. ,a Ivqcunt t<nspoan-  ful ������;f salt. ; neat all Into' a smooth, soft .  ���������lough, .l-et. Use, ovornlghr, mixing this  ������������������'sponRe'.* .before bedtltuo. ��������� In the mornltti  "   vlt "I        ���������     ���������"       ���������"  --  boat;  .hard - for   two         ���������      ���������     ���������   minutes:    aredio  deep* ]������lty-cako   tins   or   )<lei lutes;  tho -butter evenly , In them, and let them.  il*o ilnlll very light. -Ilien spfond, with  niflil������/l butter   nnd ^trow,the suftoc* wUh  yolks separately.  s a large cake and Is <yiirlmis.  ��������� -   us to a book of xatnds,  * emlii> hns one upon  In reply to query us t<  would say that Mrs. I.i  >lsds nnd desserts,     1  think the price Is  HOUBBMOTHUn     <l������enrl  solsds nnd'  ressonable.  NJOW     YOllK v  lllver.   N,   V,).  A  n������j������v   contributor   who   leads   oft  well,  1. should, hnwever, elans th# "coWe"  Chili Con Ccrne  rieaie send mo s. reclpo for Mexican chill  coo euine���������tho rent thing.  CIvAItA V.  (Mncon, On.).  Cut two pounds of round stoak Into  nmnll pieces of uniform site. Have  ready In a frvlnir pan 2 cupfulM of  boiling water, l tablespoonful or hot  dripping nr hotter melted and heated,  with 'I teitMpoiiiifnls of rlco that lin*  been washed nnd drained, Cover closely  nnd cook steadily until tha ment In  tender. Itmnovo the scads and half of  tho rind from 2 large red peppers.  Take up tho ment fmm the pnl und  koop hot whllo you season tho gravy  with salt, a little inlnced thyme and thn  Juice of an onion. Ret urn to the meat  nnd simmer vory gently. Meanwhile  ���������  cover  tho  peppers  with  Polling  water  spreid  t   thei  niu  very- iignc.   "men  apiond,  l������jl butter   and strew the surtocJ  a    mixture, of   3' .tablespoonfuls   of   flour  crenmetl  with .a bit or butter'tho else ot  , nn egg. , iJistly;  MjrtnKln, .with r sugar and  cliinhiuon ilnil MaUn  in  a  indderateiy  hot  Have''fresh ?-'cort������������  anki"   fort.luncheon  and ,you, will bo., more than dJIlghtud,  !���������   '"-,'     ' '.���������'   .������trs.^J. ,L*t.l<i4..kui������o).  It la good <.'nouKh.tov������iVr.re na a des  ������ert. HiicceedJng-the fanflJi'li 'dinner, anf  1 shall recommend ;lrt*nMolr meinis fo*  a wceltN inealh. :, .,, , -.������������������<n**iil.  With the accompahliHbvill . of clear  Htropg, hot black coitei-������yi|' should sat  isfy; the most fnstltjlotjf John-  T,o.Ovt,GermanMethbers,  Cud any of your, wise ond wining air  man housemothers d'hausfniiien'tl tell m<  hoW lo make ���������������������������Oefulits rtliAiei-Vitustr', *n<  "Oedamnfte* Kslbflelsii". snil a..f������iw othe-'  norman 4llsh������������'thst  sr*  *o  ������u������i *  >Hr  ni man ^llsli**' tlist  sr*  so  tiard   to writ-  jiU .iu IKvJjuumtJ ollil  whivJk ISJH������  ������o good  ir tiXIrs. J,  li."  tTnr<,. CoI.f.  fcho wsrir  book,or Mlsds, will wrlto to any cot  v������*nlMtl.|WH>ksUii������. sh>< ought to tie helpvr  with a  list ef cook bonus. , ���������  a roumi:it j.ot, A.wiici.Kfl ainr, tuoi'  n book;of Mlsds, will wrlto to any cot  v������*nlMtl.|WH>ksUii������. sh>< ought to tie hel  with a  list ef cook honks.  t rou mi: I    -  ,n������ll. III.).  pur  yiwnn   honsentrthers  ivlll   i*  spom|. promptly,   kindly' and  satls/l  tnrlly,   nt  Is < their  custom,     .,  .Iixhrlng rrom experience, tils dial  th*y't4l4>wrlf>*> will bt |er<<-nutlnrtillsh  AmcTlcAn puinterthan the names ur������  our earn,  , si',->  m.  L'X'*  ���������#  I   s     )N  11' '  jS-  vli  ���������^  l������r  Uh  \y  IW-'  \J&y  iii.  THE    CRESTON,    B.  C,    REWn.,  PROFESSIONAL  JAS. H. SCHOFIELD  *.-���������������������,  smu AuwiuOQt lauuxaiece  REAL ESTATE, Eto.  *f>n ATT  r> n  CHAS. MOORE, C.E.  B.C. 5*AM������ SURVEYOR AND   ARCHITECT  Plans and Spw-dfloationB  CRESTON -       -  B.C.  ���������**i^+^^0*^^jH*+*i ���������  J.  D. ANDERSON  Columbia  Xjahd   Surveyor  TRAIL  ��������� B.C.  ���������������*    *��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� v-f- ��������� ���������*���������������������������  3s������0������C������<'3C  Hazelwood Cafe  Directly Opposite Creston Hotel  ������~7 ������J^<^fl������.i A 0.^<>  5| Cold lunches  Ice-cream  Sandwiches  Lemonade  Services Next Sunday.  Presbyterian Church  Serviuto "-.v ill be held in the Presbyterian Churjh mx Snnday next. Morning service, 11 a.m.; Evening service,  7:80 p.m. Sunday school' at 10 a.m.  Yoa are cordially invited to join our  Bible Class.  S. H. Sakkissia-X, Pastor.  Fresh Fruits in season.        Candy and Cigars.  Hours: 8 a. na. to 12 p. m.  E. F. PLATT, Prop.  OKELL, YOUNG & CO.  Real Estate and Insurance.  HpUSEa TO BEBTT  CRESTON     -        -     B.C.  ������ ��������� ���������        ������������������������������������*������������������        ��������� ���������       ������������������      !.,������������������.��������� I      -I���������        ..W���������^���������������������������-��������������������������� ���������.  GUY   LOWENBERG  Communications  The editor does not accept; any res-  ponsibilitx������ for the opinions of his correspondents.  OoaauLTrtiG Ehghkerb  CRESTON  B.C.  It. GOWLAND SCRUTON  '��������� A.L.A.A.  (Di-atoma London Assn, Accountants)  ���������tmKGB  AH������ ACCOUNTANT  '���������- Batons* aheeta prepared and verified  ���������A-Sssis ba^&sssd,Cf������ssd aad closed  Alte������aexahips and oompany auditing  ���������   -'������������������';'���������- '��������� B.C  CRESTON REALTY  %     and INSURANCE CO.  Ifirnit Lands, Town Property and Insur-  v'v-anee .'..  ^RESTON  B.C  tyn  ���������fTcoirg  HDUWDRK     ./  MIKEyOURMOMCy  WGRKTOO.^  ,4*fMTEROTw1tlWC  ^cMtmHomutx\  Aii������0P1PtMrinP ,  TWOINGKUrflS 1NRM-4IL?  CAlTcjIMY IT.f *  !^-ffiff5aCflRB**  4H0Gr1UTHM)3/W/  woc/urne/  /MKUPBIt PL0Wfl>>  >vri.> THORownyr  MT.SPIED������  WITH THE NJWvVlVWKH  our mm mess is  fumcer 0y worti op/  ftHftmsTiirrefiRin:  ���������������  ������  ISl^r  -  prrc  **dW*YdUHIVEJll  flwwGML business in  vmMuve*������'Viai������ryj  RgftTA T0C014������CT,C  Wflfltt  US/1TTEM0miT/  l������ltSV^II>ft|llMe[  vT0.CLl������WB4.XOM.r  MmiimmwmmmmmmMmW0mmmmwmmmmmmmmmmmmmm*mmm.M  Methodist Church  Services  on   Sunday   next:  Morning Service 11.00 a.m.  Sand ay School 2 SO p m  Evening Service, 7.30 p.m  Rev. M. F. Eby, Pastor.  The possibilities of the Creston vicinity with a Canal Cat from Kootenay  Biver thru to Goat Biver,  then following Goat Biver to theK, V. B.  B.  and  have it made wide enough to permit  Lake Boats to come to the landing would  make oheaper   rates   for    wholesalers  at Nelson to deliver their goods to Ores-  ton, this water way would also permit  logs to be brought down from Boundary  Greek whioh has many millions of feet  of merchantable timber for lumber also  great quantities of pulp wood suitable  for the be t paper   there,     and other  creeks whioh have great quantities of  timber could also be handled thru this  oanal.and besides all this, all the pro-  ducts that are raised on the west sidn  of the Kootenay could also be handled  and   thousands  of families  would be  benefited.     When   the Kootenay  flats  are drained, Greston would be the ship-  ing place of the vast quantities of crops  that would be produced on the flats  This may  be the case with several  other industries, the famous Goat Biver  Falls con. d be harnassed for   electric  power   which would   help Greston in  many ways such as,  run the printing  presses etc.   By this Bame water way  the   citizens of Greston  and   vicinity  could   enjoy themselves    boating and  tleasure    seeking. ��������� Then   the   mining  iistrict must not be forgotten. .On the  west side of the Kootenay camps could  cceive    their supplies from    Creston,  -his water way would also help fie  much talked of Trunk  Wagon   Road,  which does not seem thoroughly located  co snit oar neighbor city across the lake  Our Octopus R. B. is reaching out for  everything which could be diverted for  -neir greed  and we are hoping   some  residents of this district will open their  -���������yea and look for the interest of this  distriot in this and other directions.  ���������   A "Rancher"  Creston, B. G.  Aug. 24th, 1911.  Mr.sEditor,  We are not experts bnt morely  fruitgrowers, if onr style does not suit  yon, blame our lack of time, or our ignorance.  We endeavor to answer Meenre O'Kell  Young & Co., whose letter appeared  in the last issue.  1. The information your correspondent got re themeeting,from his reliable  parties, is wrong. The oommittee were  rogularly appointed and tho manner in  whioh thoy have done thoir," work is  proof of thoir fitness.  2. Thero is no intention to spring a  proposal for Municipality upon the  publio,. thin subject is a live ono, in  Creston for 3 years pnat, nnd ovon if  tho petition is successful it will take  18 months or until Jan, 1018 to get the  Municipality stortod.  Yonr correspondents who pose as  such authorities must know this Ib the  law; 0 weeks Ib Bufllolent to enable Canada to conoldor Roolproolty, but 0 yours  6 months, (no.iording to OKoll Young)  imoflUout to decide on Municipality for  Creston. Yonr correspondents nro either  wilfully avoiding foots, or nro moling  themsolvos foolish.  3. A successful community, need  good.ecoaomlcal government and orgau-  ijiod right, an woll m to poanona nntnral  resources.  The Fairest apptn on earth decay  undor bod management, whilst Icbb  ravornd nations prosper on eftlalonoy iind  economy.  Fruit dittriotn 1000 milos away pour  produoo into onr mnrkot* and out um out  baoansa they ar* organlaed on bnslnots  XX  Hues, whilst we are struggling in vain  because of domination by outsiders at  Nelson or Viotoria.  A ^MjiinifiiwtlTFg wrmfirr"-mpiivt> gi   Rfi������"ttvir  provement in our administration, and  would, notwithstanding your correspondent, real estate men.non produaera nnd  others, bring increased prosperity to this  distriot.  4. Your correspondents display a  lack of kuowledge, when tbey Bpsak of  the four teachers paid by the Gov. os  lost if we form municipality. The Gov.  grants for schools will be same as uow  if we organized the distriot. Add to  this the veceipts from Liquor Licences, Trading Licences, Poll Taxes,  back taxes, sale of lands, nnd the financial benefit under municipality is still  further increased. .,'���������..  5 The figures shown large and increasing amount actually being taken  from this district now, over and above  the Doles the Gov. give us for public  works, and which doles are dependent  upon our supporting the winning side  at Yictorin, aria* may be cut off at any  time.  6. Where do O. Y. & Co., get their  information re the inefficiency of Ontario Townships.  Their statements read like g. story bf  30 years ago, and are certainly, untrue  of the Ontario of today, which is far  more efficiently, cheaply and honestly  governed, than ihe unorganized parts  of this Province. The teachers in. Ontario are paid on the standard of wages  current in the East; aud Eastern Teach  ers are the back bone of our schools in  8. G. today. As to Sehqnl efficiency,  considering all our, brightest schola-s at  Creston, have to be sent "to schools in  Cranbrook.and other organized districts  to be educated at all, and some even to  Ontario, Vat a vast espence" to parents  here, the talk of . sohool - ej&ciency in  un-organized . Greston' will only raise  a smile. How many High Sohools are  to be found in unorganized districts'  The Ontario Police may "be inefficient  but thev sure have nothiug to learn  from unorganized Oreston, where petty  thieving is chronic, where the ^Mulligan  Gang Rule, where the rancher and producer are robbed with impunity, and  where no arrests are made, whilst petty  thieves, dog poisoners, and chicken  stealers, make our Distriot their permanent head-quarters.  It is safe to say that there has been  more unpunished crime in Oreston and  Dlstript during the lost six months, than  there is In si# years in the average Ontario Township,  Onr J. Pb, for fear of losing business  refuse to act, absolutely rofnao to try  cafes or issue warrants, our only law is  by costly procedure at a town 70 miles  away. Your correspondents ore like  small boys throwing stones from a GlasB  House at an Ironclad, when they compare tho inefficiency of tlio polioo  uystoniBOf unorganized B. G, to tho  law fearing tdwushlpo of old Ontario.  It may have boon so, whon/O Koll  wne yonng, bnt their description Ib  more likely a "Pipe dream of Rural  Euglnnd."  7 Mobbm OKoll & Young kindly  inform us this District is grossly overtaxed aa oomparod with tho remainder  of the province. Tljoy havo more fniih  in thoir powors than wo, if thoy imnglue  any lotter thoy may wrlto will iniluonco  our Nelson Masters to reduco (ho Bouchers asfloaanieiits; thoy nood monoy,  and unorganized districts nro ensy to  milk, but wo thank them for tbo information. Your correspondents admit  tho grosB InjuBtloo of tbo nHHOBHinents,  ovon tho thoy violoutly oppouo a niunioi-  pality whioh In tho only romody.  8. Tbo > Goat Powor, Ih a valuable  aHH0t, and if wo don't orgnnl7.o nnd  BoouroBinio, wo will lator pay thru thn  noun to ex^oris uudullioix, for our powor  for canning boxing and shipping oar  Tbe.Riverside Nurseries}'^!?1*  Is the NEAREST NURSERY to the CRESTON DISTRICT.  Stock arrives in PRESH, HEALTHY GGNDITldN  For Prices j etc., write to��������� ' _. '  WALTER V. JACKSON, Agent Creston, B. C,  ")i  ���������  CHURCH OF ENGLAND  CHRIST OHUROH  Aug. 27th.", (11 Sunday after Trinity)  Elsie Home Duok Creek, 11 a, m.  Alice Siding Sohool Home       8 p. m.  Confirmation Class 6.15 p. m.  Evensong. Sermon 7.80 p.m.  PimtpT'tSrSftyinsn   (Vicar)  product.  ������. Your correspondents^ few months  ago, favored a sewer scheme to  oost $50,000 (most of which would have  gone iuto the pockets of experts and  others), but a municipality whioh wonld  put money in our pockets is too great a  bnrden for the District. Notice the lack  o     ogic abont such arguments as tbese  9. Where and who.are the Bankrupt  municipalities, "whioh Strew the Province" let Messrs O Kell & Young give  this information also the per centage  Such failures comprise as to the total  number of Municipalities in B. C.  An Unorganized District, without  Water Supply, Sewerage, Light, Fire  Protection, Over taxed. Ignored politically, therefore shunned by progressive  settlers, is not only bankrupt, but  "Dead."  10. The opponents of a Municipality  are fund of casting reflections upou the  motives of the "progressives" but it  will be found that the chief opponents  of same are themselves the holders of  petty Gov. jobs which a municipality  might dispersa with, hence their opposition.  11. A Municipality, with contract  works, wonld save money for the ratepayers at the same time throwing the  work open to all and elimiuutiug patronage and its attendent evils.  lis},- Uuorganized- Creston is today  governed by political experts at Nelson  and elsewhere, who have uu iuit-ixBib iu  this distrct but in fact view our progress witb jealousy and knock us on all  occasions  Our Road Grants are dependent on  supporting the Gov., in" power Liberal  or Conservative, and are distributed  with a view to political ends, instead of  efficiency.  So long as  we are unorganized we  are cats-paws for . others,   but under  a  Municipality we should be free men aud  masters in our own district.  Yonrs truly,  Walter V. Jackson,  One of the Committee.  Colcistream   Estate  Vernon, B. C*  ursenes &  Halte a verv fine assortment of S  _^_ ���������ff^S���������igi-^-f-^-^ ���������  -T'^,j������5*'^lP-  Oriental and Shade Trees  and Shrubs  *  ^  &  Budded Stock a speciality  AH trees offered for sale,   are5 grown in   our  own Nurseries, on The   Coldstream   Estate  JI  ' /  % V. B. Curry    Agent    Vernon  ALt^n^.  Aeroplane Races Every Day  MAMMOTH   NIGHT   SPECTACLE  "Pioneer  Days  In  the  "Palouse"  $126,000 Win  Be  Spent  on  Tbis  Exhl-     1,        i ���������  bition \ ^.'ijj  REDUCED RAILWAY RATES      '""  Greatly Increased Prizes   ,       5  Many New Classes. Open to All  Write For Premium itefc and Daily Program  o 1 *?    u..xj.^      *ni>^i.  a, n. ������      ii(,          SPOKANE,  WASH.  Miss Margaret John&on will leave on  Sunday for Michel to reBumo her duties  as teacher of the Junior Dept, of the  school in that town.  The coal owners announce thoy will  shortly attempt to run the Crow Mines  on an open shop, and as 'per the Majority report of tho Conciliation Boaad, and  ignore tbo miners altogether.  Mrs. F. Cornolll was taken suddenly  Ul at her home at Canyon Oity, Tuesday  NOTICE:- To property and  mill owners; R. Stewart,  Bricklayer and mason, having  settled  at Creston,    will  be  1  pleased to give tenders on any  work. Address Box 41,  Creston, B. C,  FOR SALE:-���������A No. 12  bore 4 Walsall' shot gun by  Jeffrey of London, botli barrels full cboke, in line condition, a bargain; apply "to the  * Review,! "  Wanted-by an experienced  gardener, well up in Tomato  and Cacuinber culture, work  on ranch.    Married man.  Apply to J. Fracy,  Creston  P. O.  FOR SALE-Improved ranch  with   bearing   orchard,   also  large quantity of small fruils,  Good Water.  Apply to W. K. Brown,  Creston, B. C  FOR   SALE: Saddle and  driving pony, price reasonable  apply to Mrs. 'W. K. Brown,  Crestou, B. C;  FOR SALE Saddle Horse,  apply to Victor Carr, Alice  Siding, B. C.  FOR SALE: - 80 acres for  #2000. half cash, balance on  easy terms. All tillable, part  beaver muck, rest reddish soil  level except where small  FOR SALE:~84 fowls 2 to creeks ot fine water run, good  3 months old, aud 16 hens house bam and orchard, small  one year old, for information amount cleared. ������ix  and prices apply to Mrs. J, E. south of Port Hill.  miles  Add'-e-s  Maxwell, Creston B, C. rJ������ C. Hiberly, copeland,, Idn.  CHRIST CHURCH SUNDAY SCHOOL PICNIC  On Wednesday Aug.. 23rd this Annual  Picnic was held by kind iuvitation on  Mr. aud Mis. Watson's ranch, Ihe spot  chosen in tho woodi wns certainly an  ideal place. Everything had been arranged for tbe complete hoppinesB of,  the ohildren and every one had a jolly  time. Tar <et shooting, racing, -jumping  and swinging formed tbo programme for  the afternoon, Mrs. Young vory kind*  ly donated two prizes, whioh. Woro com-  poted for in the whcel-b-U'row vaoo.  Frnnlr Bottorlll���������lat prize, a flue ship.  Mny Llttlojnhn���������1st prize, a beautiful  doll,        V   \ ' ���������;  Tho high jump wns.won by Mabel  Himhoroft, 1st prize wns u Spring gun.  Helen Fowler 2nd pvnsa.   Gaels..  Tlio   jumping wns exooodingly woll  dono and orented muoh npplanse. .  Muny raced wore competed for and  enflh priKoa given, nnd by tho timo tho  picnic wnn ovov, ninny of the ch'ldven  hud oariud somo uBOful poolcet money,  At C.SO p. in, tho ohlldron ent down'  undor a lovely grovo of trooe, to a  sumptuous too, and.nil nppoafod". to bo  thoroughly satin/led, Beforo going home ,  throo himrty ohcora wore "glvon to Mr.  nud Mrs. Wiitsoti ror thon kindness In  ,- ������������������ ,...-������������������������������������������������������ ������������������*  ������������������..'���������        /*���������  helping to nmlto tho dny so onjoyablo.  Prod Q. Lltfclo is wuArliiir a boantlfnl  who in his button hole. Fred says that  tt Ih a moooiuI growth of tlilfl year.  Tho Duuit Creole Mill haHolosod down  for a lo������v ������lfiy, i'.������r u'j.nlrB, J  W. H. M M'*������v iltn in"������ Iv apnolntod  <i!oh9oi Im-pontw for Konloimy l3l������������,rlor.  paid OroNtoii u viHit on Thnraday-JtfMt,  /    ;j������i ���������. '.- ',, ,'*���������"   "k.  ���������    '.'������ i\ '    "'4J.*;4m*~  ��������� *1  J  ���������VBattiBlii

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