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 ������������ffifs??Pz������3t% *~ *  ?7iT-;  -t/, -A'^i-'"-  fF  s^  i. ���������  T^7  ALlATHr^EWSJ  of the CRESTON |  ���������DISTRICT      |  ���������I l' __ _  All Roads in East and West Kbotenay Lead to Creston  iimimhi -j ,    _.���������   -S~t~i���������wusagaRTOV 1  LWM^^fi,.4'*^ a  'V,    %  ���������mmi������MlE^j3        *3  I    $2.00 A   YEAR j.  No.  to. ������.tli Year  * * '    ���������*���������*���������* j  CRESTON, B.C,   FRIDAY-   JAN.  3,   .1913  Single Copies 5c.  rinriiiri 1   ftirtTtf it  rAiftwtLL num. ri  it  leas .iifi*B9is������"  |AiBil91UB||  'l.-JISntt  -I  '*M  Ladies  Auxiliary   Tender  Party to Mrs, Dow and  Jlrs. McKelvie ���������  A pleasant evening was spent at the  home of Mrs. G B. Henderson on Deo,  26, when the Ladies' Auxiliary of the  Presbyterian church met iu a body to  tender & farewell party to 2������:s. J. W.  Y_*)h-������a   ������-ca.*5  T_ffo������*_     Tiff**Tr+*%*���������<��������� a     _*_-*1%   rat* aa������\%0\Tw%  ������^->W   Kaxxxm axmmajm   ������mv***,v*t*v-   ���������***������������   *������������������   *., *_.^w  were leaving tor extended holiday trips  in the Bast and in the Old Country.  Games wsss indulged in and a needle  work contest and pin contest caused  much amusement. The first prise for  the needlework contest was won by Mrs  McKelvie and tne booby prize went to  Mrs. Dow.  After refreshments had been sepved  -   :? ��������� ���������*  preseui-t&ns   were made to: both the  guests of hoitt-Hy the Auxiliary.  Mrs. Dow aud Mrs. MoSel vie left on  ths scon train c_ Sec. 27th. A number  of friends were at the statson to'? wish  tbem An revoir. Mrs. MoKeme wiii  visit at her old home in Miuden, Ont.,  and Mrs. Dow, alter spending about a  a week with friends in and near Toronto will sail on Jan. 10th per Empress of  vjsritian fo? ougiand.  Christ Church Children  Enjoy Christmas Tree  ���������*   mtmmmmasm**    j  The children of Christ Church Sunday  Sohool thoronghly enjoyed themselves  at a Christmas tree given ac the home of  Rev. and Mrs. P. C. Hayman on Monday last. For best attendance, Arnold  Bayssa received the boys first prise and  Beatrice Dodd's, the girls fitjpt prize.  GameB and music of all kinds were  indulged ia and it was nearly 11 p. m.  before the happy crowd dispersed for  home.  ���������Latest styles in   photos.     Studio  ext tc Garage.  Mass will be said in the looal Catholic  Church, Sunday, January 6 at 10:30 a.  Bundsc* School 2 ;SQ *���������*������������������ m.  ,/.������������,������������*.  and Benediction of the Blessed Sacra-  ' ���������.      ' ���������     /*  ment at 8:30 p,m.  Mrs. Crompton Entertains at X thas Tree  Miss Groy, who is ctiiployed ������ti" ihw  Burton Hotel want to Gran brook Monday for a few days vacation.  ���������Full line of Maokinaws and socks  for the 'Lumber-jaok.' The Cash Store.  Miss Middleton of Nelson, who has  been spending a week at tho home of  Mrs. J. Spratt returned to her home  Tuesday.  ���������Have your piotnre taken while in  Oreston. Studio behind the bank.  W. Morris of Sirdar, was a Oreston  caller this week.  ���������LADIES, call at our store and  look over our supply of McCalls patterns just recieved.   S. A. Speers.  =.-__=  ^*_E  ���������The C. O. 9. of Cranbrook is selling  i  Iron Beds with mattress and spring for  $11.  Bank of Commerce  Doln  " A Christmas tree party was given by  Mrs. Crompton at her residence, on  Deo. 28, to the children who have been  ���������--tending the Catholic Sunday School.  There wire shout twent5"*���������three children  present.'-.-".-.  Mesdames Timmons, Egan and Stinson and Miss McCarthy donated cahe&  and fruit and assisted Mrs. Crompton  tc "ivs the children a **ood time.  Mrs. Crompton was pleasantly surprized when her clasi. presented her  with a hsuvASOPis Cuius, tea set as 3 i>o-  %������&&' of their*'appreoiiiioii^of-fcef^^teach1  ing. '������������������"��������� "' "titi  E. F, Piatt, proprietor of ihe. Hazel-  wood Cafe has moved his place of business to the building formerly occupied  by Pool's Wholesale Liquor store,  ���������-Send for our prices on furniture; we  pay the freight.   O. O.S.        .  hi: and Mrs. E. T. 6pie of Wattel.iug |  who have been spending the Xmas aud  New Year holidays with Mr. and Mrs.  Chas. Moore, returned to their home  yesterday.  ���������German socks, wool socks and caps,  [ i  especial!;- for the lumber jack at A.  Mirabelli.  Mme       Xi        ���������1 TXe.XUtymmm.f.Xf.-.     Ijsfj;  %44������      ^w.       .^a .    -.    M.wvWAAA.5VUSX     XvXV  Lethbridge yesterday.  for  Mrs,, E. Lup-*on returned from Nelson yesterday,     .'.'tititi ,.'"'-'"  ^Messrs Robt. Robertson, of Hill Crest,  Alta; J. Jackson, of Fernie, Chester  Scott of ?v?atrous, Sask., and J. W.  Williams of Squaw Point were registered at the Creston this week.  Canimtmication  Mrs. A. Cameron left on Monday for  Cranbrook where*she will spend a' few  : -    ititi'.titi- '��������� '."���������;''    ..       ���������  ���������' .   ���������      ������������������       -    '.������������������������������������    .*-  day's at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Jas.  Cameron.  ������2g  ������������  BilSixam.  * \,  Profits to the amount of 12,811,806.43,  Ure what were realized by the Canadian  Bank of Commerce, a branoh of whioh  institution is in Oreston, for the year  ending November 30, 1912. From this,  dividends   amounting to  11,418,023 43  The -nnwal meeting of the members  of the Creston Farmers' lastitute will  be held in the auditorium on Friday,  January 10. Y  ���������Try a package of our Table raisens  > 1  They are fine.���������The Cash Store.  LOCAL f-iSWS  were paid/ Th'is* profit was made on  ^.IJ ,._1A_1   ,l..l.^J*1EMAMM\  ijjilu ujj Capiwu. DuoOti ux fx^tni^wv.  The Bank has greatly increased its  business in the past year by taking oyer  the business of Eastern Townships Bank  Last years profits and paid np capital |  were $2,805,409.42 and $12,000,000 res-  poctl rely* The paid np capital has been  increased |8, 000,000 wltb proportionate  iuorear-e in profits.  The annual meeting of the shnrehol-  -ers of tho bank will bo hold on tho 1,4th  of January.  O.C. S., SIGNAFIES CRANBROOK-  GO-OPERATIVE STORES.  Mr. and Mrs. Mocalm Boyd of Kitchener , artived in Creston, Wednesday  ���������.We pay the freight, and if you art  not satisfied with the values reoeiveo  from us, we will piy the freight bad  and refnud full amount of your pur  Chase.   CCS.  ***^mm*m    *  ���������i  G. Powell of Oranbrook was a Creston  caller this week.  ; Bl Clarke, an: old timer of Ore������ton,  he having lived here, about seven years  ago, but -0%; of Rossiand, spent a few  days in Creston last v?eek at the home  of A, Lindley. Mr. Clarke was vory  -������3t*oh-Biir*'irised.:at ths. niarvslous-grcwth v ^  of Creston during the past seven years.  E? 0. Hunt, "#ho has been spending  .thaCnristmas holidays afc his homo, in  Spokane, returned to Creston today.  ���������"    Wynndel, B. C, Deo, 31,������ 12  Editor Creston Review.  .  Dear Sir :���������  I .was much interested iu the letter by  O.' J, Wigen re government loans to  rinchers and tarmers, and I would like  to point out to him and the rest of your  readers, one of the chief reasons why  we do not get cheap Government loanB  in the Dominion, the same as granted  to the farmers in most other countries,  In looking over a list of our members of  the Dominion Parliament I find that we  ������������������������������������-���������-.���������.������������������   -..-'.  have thirty--eight- members- including  five Cabinet Ministers and Prei_ier-Bor-'  den, who .are shareholders'in? the 25  babking companies.' doing business; in-  the Dominion. Last year those members  received something like seventy-five  tnousand dollars, or an average of about  two thousand dollars each. No w the  farmers are one ;p_- the chief borrowers  from, the banks,,can we then expect  thesst.members to vote against their own  privajte incomes. I think not, it is  against human nature to rob -"ourself  to benefit someone you know? nothing  abont. So long as the farmers of this  couniry vote toelect bankers to represent ihetn in parlia-nent they cannot expect to get anv legislative parsed Which  "���������:���������' .f   ���������;   i :v     "  will benefit them-to any extent.  Y.ours resp't.,  F.J.May.  IB  j_3h*i ga a  [1  'ti  \\fUlw-  B   ... ... _.-j_i -Jljai-..   iu .-r._nr_HDE yunta  Fruit Growers Convention  To Be Held N������xi Week  At   Victoria  . 7 j-  f rTKi  ������   13?l  IV:  ���������LADIES, coll at our store and look  over our supply ot MoOulls patterns jaBt  reoeived.   S. A. Speers.  Mr. and Mrs. R. 8. Bevan eutertaiued  n number of their frlonds at a New  Years' dinner Wednesday. Those pro-  sont woro Mr, and Mrs. W. K. Brown,  Mr. and Mrs. R M, Reid aud Mr. R,  Walmsley.  ���������For Sttlo���������Throo heavy young hor-  ������o������.   Apply A B care Rov low.  SIX -1EET DEM  ^mmm**m^smm m^m*^^^^**t  ���������  Terrible Disaster Occured  at Coal Creek fTines  December 30  . A terrible disaster occured at the  i3oal Creek Mines at Fernie at 7:05 last  Monday morning when a* snowslide  ���������twept down the mountain to the north  >f town ai d curried with it the carpenter shop in whioh there were about 14  men at work, six of whom were killed  ind six badly injured.  The avalanche burst upon the build  ng so quickly that every man in the  milding was caught unaware, no warning sound having proceeded Ihe advent.  ���������titiffl-������������������-- B. McClnrei? former editor of tb-9  *'JE^evieW''*' left yesterday for his home  Father John of Cranbrook arrived in  Oreston today.    ?    --'��������� ;���������'.���������?'  Mr. and Mrs. W?  A. Trotter of Mc  O -~mm9       ���������..-.������  MMItV WVV4*     I MI*.MU|Tf  - MM        ������S������^V4-  romeofWm. Trotter, returned to their  home Thursday.  ���������f  UiiGK GP.E-.K NEWS  "���������Billy*'Button, who is running on*  of the IorrIok camps for the Cany01  City Lumber Co., had tho miafortun*  to oat his foot bo badly as to necessitate  several stitches, while at work iu tht  woods one day lust week, At this writ  log he is Rotting along quite nicely.  Mr. and Mrs. Dexter, who have beoi  reMdinp* at Alloo Siding for the past tw  years loft today for Oianbrook, wheie  Uo U**.m_cepl*odai:oeUion aa tesohori!)  iho publlo school.  Creston Lodge A. F. &  A. H. Installs Officers  This week has been an exceptional  busy week for the lovers of dancing,  thero having been one every evening  this week.  Dr. and Mrs. Primrose Wells have  moved from their home nt Pinner Wood  ranch to the room a over the Wholesale  Liquor Store,      ,  Miss Grace Laniberton of Copelnnd,  Idaho is visiting at the home of her uncle, B. Lamberton of Canyon City.  -���������&,'  A combination surprizo and fnrowell  Y������stty toek placo at tho resldonoo of G.  Iff.' Gnnn on Monday evening. Thi'  ���������surprise .wan,given in houor of Will  Gunn ot Field, B. 0 , who is Branding  ������he holidays no his hoiim in Or-'Hioii.  Tho farewell was given for W . Den'on  MoClaro who loft thU week on Thurs  day for Spokane, Wimhiufrton. A most  -,_.������..i.li*. Mti4 rtlnii.anl'  <*v������*iiln_   wnn  mn-  joyut by all.  ���������Registered Yorkshlro White Boai,  0������k LodRoDukoot Agassi-���������86278, bred  by tho dlroctor'%of .tho experimental fani  AgiHHiiBj H. O., isfuraorvioe at Vttlloj  VI������w ranoh, on Alloo Mine Trail, rate $1)  The Missen Tlertrnud and Gortrucd  Kn������-tt of' Oauyun City were Crcstn!  (lidlers Monday.   Miss Bortraud has ex  1    ,   ....   ...^....ia..   ������...   4.������..������������*>.��������������������������� ..r  t,,.  i;U'Jl,kll*        4>A4A4       ^J.fU.%..\fXf       m.m        .^..^....        ���������>-        .     ���������  QUo T.lly scho-1 nnar Yabk.  Ed Mallaudaln mado a ImibIuohs trip  to Nelson Monday, returning aga'.u  Wedne������day.  The officers of OroBtou Lodgo No. 54  v. F. & A M worodaly installeil, Deo.  27th by lt. M. Reid, P. M. assisted by  -he following Pint Masters;  J. F. Rose, S. A. Spoors nnd T. Maw-  son.  Tho following officers wore Installed;  Juuiob Comptiu, W. M.  0. O. Frsuoh, 3. W.  W. Watohor, J. W.  F. Patuam, Treno.  J. Bllnco, Sco'y.  A. Miller, S. D.  H. Young,.!. D.  S. A. bpooin, ti. ti.   .  W. A. Crawford, J. 8.  G. Lowenborg, I. G.  II, Rynall, O. G.  R. M 'R-.Iii. Tiof n  Aftor the oflloom were Installed ro  1 * *  I ���������nHWiib'-iiii n  w������iiii mil ������������iii.  12,000 Acres Are Now Under Water. Company  Reorganized  Oa December ^36tlr-a. ishiblio Xt0e5* treB  '���������*   ������������������      -i-**" * ���������- ���������'-'��������� ���������   i'ti- -���������    ���������   '- _���������*/-���������? ���������   "* ��������� ���������'"..-.  ;?;^.;,^i^fl'-iat?Qf  nualaffair, held under the auspices of  the Duck Greek Social Olub -viae a de**'  bided success. ' ,-������������������ ?���������.���������".?/ .��������� ? -.r Y.,;-?"'������������������  ...    ?;^  -?���������'���������. Y-?'���������..,- ^-': -^s-  ���������������������������All roads lead to'Dnok Greek" was a  veritable truth oh that memorial night*,  aa   Oiio COuid   Observe   mulwriiH   like   SO  many Will "O" the Wisps moving as it  were from all directions to a centre,  being the home of Mr. and Mrs.  Paul  Hngen, which was very kindly pit at  the.disposal.oi the club for tho occasion.  Eighty Tf our people were preBent.   At  about 8t-O the door  of   lhe, rqnhi iu  ���������whioh the Xmas tree was located, was  thrown open and a veritable ftiiry like  soeno met the eyes of those vvlio entered  The Xmas tree was lighted with caudles  and sparklers aud the room, was decorated with evergreens, flowern aud bunt  ing in v. way wor.hy of commei.dation.  Santa Olaus (W. 13. Muir),.aoon'arrived  ou the scene and was heralded in, midst  tho ringing of sleigh bells nud thu aiug-  iug of that well kuown old sleighing  song "-Jingle Bells".     Santa wus now  kept busy for over an hour iiHiiding out  preseuta whioh wore many.Every child,  about SO in all, was repeatedly oallod  upou to como up for presents.    After  each child war. presented with n bag ot  aamly and an oraugo, bags   of oaudy  woro mill plentiful so Santa nlnycd ball  with tho grown aps and for a few minutes tho air was thick with them.  Tho tree having boon strlppod nnd tho  > The convention of Fruit -Growers' of  British Columbia, whioh will be held in  Victoria on January 6,- 7 and 8. a. will be  largely attended and the resolutions  down for discussion contain much (th_*  is'pf interest uot only to*.the growers  themselves, but also to the consumers  Of the praixie provinces.  -Several important petitions , to the  government are embodied in some'of  these resolutions. The text of these is as  follows;  (1) That the government he respect-  lully requested to afford facilities for  leudmg money dt.a low rate-of * intei^st  y ***m*jLM.3xa tmxxaa, oovugio   xum,    tuti    ^flUTU-UB-O  of clearing laud for agricultural purposes.  ��������� Y(2J ; That the tariff on American fruit  entering Caaad3Shculdst>i5   at  least as      * ,  high as the American tarriff on fruits  grown in Canada and exported to tho  United Sfcates.*-  (3) Thatrwhereas tl-odu^y on Cana*  diah apples entering the United States  is 25 cents per box and the duty on  American aoDles entering Canada is oh  'ly 12 cents per hosr ic is necessar" fo?  the welfare of British Columbia that f&"  commendation be made to the dominion. ^-^  ytii iM.    ...        _, - r   .*-v*    ^  govt-rn-iesc pointma out ��������� tne necessity v������~  T-  of incrwasing' the present--Up������^_ut3f5;^i..a^'.  fruit. .  Y (4) That a, strong etSipri should be  made to stop the dumpio2f*&_* American  fruit on the Oahudian market and that  a rigid enforcement of the%*ruit Market  Act should be insisted upon,  (5) That the government be petition*  ed to build cold storage and frostproof  warehouses in a number of the centres  i*rtf-!_  E  on the prairie where fruit can be stor  and distributed at a small oharge,     .  (6) Tbat tho transportation oommit*  tee of the Fruit Growers' asBoojiatton  should endeavor to arrange either directly with the express companies or  through the railway commission or the  government, that express rates and la*  cilities be arrauged or a parcel post s-ffi*  tem be introduced which will enable the  grower to ship directly to the oonoumer  thereby benefiting both.  (7) That the time has arrived when  cxpross through trains or oars attached  to express trains should be run for the  rapid handling of poriahnblo fruit.  (8) That the O. P. R. and Dominion  Express company be urged to provide  proper warehouses to protect fruit handed to them for conveyance, whioh frnit  is now loft in the open both upon receipt  tranBfor and delivery.  I  In speaking ot tho progress of tho  Windermere district, Ed.  Mnllandiiin,  who Is genoral malinger of tho Columbia | dcok cleared, dancing, was tho ordor of  the dav.  Tho Misses Mona and Ursala Wellfl  loft on Saturday laBt for Vancouver,  where they will remain for the winter.  Volley Irrigated _rult Lands 06., and|  who In t>pijauuj_ iii.i holiday.! lu Cmnlou,  stntod that divisions A. and B, of tho  Wilmor Distriot, Oolumbla Valley Irrigated l-'rnit Land-*, were now under water to the extant of 12,000 nnreH. Thorn  aro at 111 60,000 ncros to bo iirlgatod. Six  , parties c-f cayluijcts will be iu tho Hold  next 1'iirlng to tackle tills Wonlr.  Thoooiupauv ha'u buuii icoigauizod,  luif-cly by 'Englishmen, who havo in-  Mr. aud Mrs Bnrgo, who have boon  ���������'ixjiiduig a couple of weeks at tho home  ������������ Mra. W. S. Ryokman, left Thursday | ������������"��������������������������������� ������-"������ ������������i������w������ **wm ������ umi *mm������*uu  { for teelr home In Onrntoook, ' *>������ ������������U**������on dollars.  Pi-auk May ������*aa flcoi -uuiuiigc-r nud lt  sny.s muoh for hla capability when wo  Bay thore woro no kloks coming, for wo  have kiokerA who can kick ltke horses  nnd with muoh Urns provocation.  At intervals, Mrs. E Sparlcos, MIbo M.  Batlei-Ueld. A. W. Maflnn, W. A'. Pcaso  John JcluiBOii and othoru dblightiid tho  audlunoo with solos. A uoug about Santa Claua was sung with good effect by  fcUU iiUaoua J-Uiiiiu   iitnuii������ui|   ....aiu-   miiu  l (OonUnusd on Pftge 0}  Jus, noinpton has gone to Victoria, to  attend the BritiHh Columbia Fruit Growers convention to bo held there next  week. r  .������������������  This wooks issue of tho ���������'Review" haa  boon delayed owing to tho non-arrival  ot our paper.  .,ti-.,q'l|  ������������������-m  ���������LADIES,  call at  ou     tore and  look ov'-r our Mimnlv of McOaIIn nut*  !l*|(lh--l     luf**,!"     *������4*4.AA_1������, 11-* Hl.^ Cl  Cv���������.  lyjjv'it.Aj^,.'  ,v.A  A.  rnrnmBB ���������,.-...-:i,::'...---.;-Mri,; : ���������-���������"���������;���������'������������������'-WY-~;'-';-''''"f'^^  :/ti  THE    CRESTON    REVIEWS   CEESTON,    B. 0.  T'      i ��������� J.f  Ss. ' gan to realise he had made a bad bar-  >\\ | gain, a mistake.  '     I don't think you quite realise your  position, Mr. Scribner.      I must pr������-  i ! tect myself.     Dnics- your promis-.or"  I note for three Uiousan.' ymuds is met  ou the day it becomes d*j-.������������������  ���������     Scribner rose to his fe-*. an 1 lali'.ii-x  a cigar from ..is case c.v'uly cut :t?  You were quite right, he said wit.i a  complete^hauge of voice, about Miss  de Fontaign's engagement.  By Arthur Applin  ��������� Ward, Lock & Co., Limited  !    London,, Melbourne & Toronto  CORDfcO   A   CROCODILE  WANTED TO  DIE  IN  PEACE  Turning a Greedy Water evil Into .'*  Trussed up Mummy  It Is known tbat a crocodile will  sometimes leave a river stocked with  food, explore for miles an unsuitable  tributary, then wander inland-until it  finds a pool.  In  this way three crocodiles -one?  found  their way  to Taiping lake, la  it's" brok*' fc^e Malay peninsula. So long as they  2?   I  en off. Ugly business though; you  and Sainty arranged it, didn't you?  A very ugly business. The sort of  thing if  it  got  into the  newspapers  I  would  create no   end   of  a scandal.  (Continued! j He laughed.      I suppose you realise  Right  you    are,    Faber    shouted.  -your P������*l������on?  Mr?Roberts 5s engaged just now, but '     The moneylender    did    not    move,  he won't keep vou waiting.      Take a I Scribner had walked away .from the  seat,  there's  an   early  edition,  gives ��������� tab*e> bllt Aaron Roberts stared at his  starters and jockeys.  Hang your impudence, Scribner replied, flinging the newspaper in the  manager's face. And tell Roberts  that if he don't come at once I shan't  wait.  Faber looked at him in pained surprise, then vanished silently.  For all his bluff, Scribner walked  anxiously up and down the room while  he'waited for Roberts. It is the last  time, be repeated over and over again  to himself, and he almost wished that  he had.accepted Francks' offer. It  would be cleaner money than Aaron  T7lf.~    l.f.    1...   A?\JA      ���������_     _.11C IV  empty chai:  We had supper with Lydia Truth at  the Savoy last night, Francks a,nd 1.  She's been pretty useful to you, hasn't  she? We found her in a box at the  j Empire with old Sainty. I felt almost sorry for him. Francks took  him outside and lost him. I supposo  he said, Jimmy Francks could even  buy you out. He loved  Miss de  Fontaigne, you know, but 1 suppose  you don't know, for love don't exist  for beggars like you! The engagement bring broken off has knocke 1  him right out. He's down and des-  ! perate.  He waited, the moneylender said no  thing.      Scribner was feeling his way  IV     lU'OUlU-A/t  ������,? *- js ^r ���������-     - -         would either blackmail ijim or no  ���������would have to blackmail the Jew. It  would be a dirty business, but it would  be for the last time.  There was no other way out of it. ,    -..   . ��������� ..,���������������������������������,..*    ������>���������,. -.,���������������  It would have been fatal to have ask-   mB*?*2tL^wn^T���������, ���������~w  ed his aunt for a couple of thousand.       Su" the moneylender did not speak  knew the story of how and where the  little plot had been hatched, he could  Scrib-  yet unless he paid his debts before the  end of the. week he would have to re-  sijjn, and love and Scrivener Towers  and honour would be lost to him for  ever.  Roberts greeted him curtly. Morning.      Nothing -wrong I hope.  Scribner came straight to the point.  I've got a couple of summonses out  against me, probably find a couple  more when I get'home.     I owe a nun-  ured of the best at the club, ougnt to ��������� ^lv.-   vr.    a~J.~���������*  ������������������������  L*-  .,= ^-o  have  settled  last  nit-rht    miW   ������w**ti������J asain* Mr"   Scribner. and  Jet  us disuse  s-txiea   last  nignt,   must   seviie;r,���������cc xn^-Ae Tr^nta, **,,������'<= fnhirn.  this morning.      Got an over-draft at  the bank for seventy-five.      Unless 1;  can pay my debts at once. I shall be i  in the    Bankruptcy    Court    inside    a j  month, have to resign my commission, ���������  ��������������������������������� "CIO1!-**-'*   fsr*t   ft?  th.-a  f>l"v'    .������������..������   ...<..,������������������     I fT  Th������re  was a long  silence.  What do you get out of it?  ner asked.  Aaron Roberts looked at him then.  Ih Miss ut? Foiit&tgne i_R may you  hone to marry?  Scribner felt the blood rush to his  face, he smothered the oath which  rose to his lip������.  That's ray business.  Mine too, the moneylender said  softly.      Hadn't you better sit down  cuss Miss'de Fontaigne's future.  And  you  won't  blessed per.ny.  you.  i  It   won  written on  my  aunt  this  CHAPTER VII  Our engagement is broken off!  That was all Iris said to her moth-  those few brief words.       At first  get a  penny   not   a:Mrs-   <*e Fontaigne thought she was  You know that, don't I Joking, but when she realised that Iris  I spoke the truth a dozen questions rose    to her Hns, distressed, perolexed. yet  't  he" worth"the "paper   it's*! s**e checked them all. and just opened  ���������n,  Scribner replied.    I saw! ber arms and took Ins to her breast.  morning.       Why,  her j a,!v she **ad done a score of times when  x  uoiu ,yuui   ;numioauiv   uuttr  annual bill for manure "for her garden j siie was a "lia;* eiiIid aud ������eia i������er  would see me through, but she won t i ti?ht until the blessed tears came. But  as much as let me have one of her; even then she ^^ no ^st-ons, *������"  prize puppies, which I daresav would i slleIitI>* conuorted her. For Mrs. de  pay halt my debts. But I'm going! Fontaigne was a mother who under-  to get married, Roberts. I told her I stood' a mot^r whose faith, was as  and I told her the name of the lady! -ff * as her love.  and she's agreeable.      She's promised '     Bllt Reub?n* crippled  ��������������� ���������n* a������d  confined their attention to the fish and  an occasional duck no one objected  to their presence, but when one Sf  them began to take sheep off the bank  as they came down to drink it was  felt that the saurians ought to be exterminated, and an Englishman "and  his servant made the attempt.  Obtaining a dugout, they paddled  into deep water. The servant was  already barefooted and the Englishman himself took off his shoes and  stockings so that his bare feet might  have as good a hold as possible on th*  smooth bottom of the canoe. A bait  was attached to a, heavy rattan, and  soon a tug and a plunge indicated that  the crocodile was rast io one end. Immediately the canoe began to move  through the water. After a protracted struggle the Englishman maa-  aged to get the crocodile within a few  yards of the canoe. At one moment  the open jaws would surge out of the  broken water -and snap together in  unpleasant proximity to the men's  legs; the next moment the heavy tail  would swing free of the water and  with the weight of a Calling pule would  hit th*; side of iue canoe a blow iliui  made it shiver.  As the crocodile surged close to the  canoe and the open mouth appeared  above the water the servant sllppel  a noose of ttout cord over the upper  jaw and pulled it tight some six inches  behind the roi'it o2 Us nostrils. Then  with a quick turn of the wrist, he  s ipped the slack or the cord round  under the lower jaw. He drew the  cord tight, and the teeth of each jaw  pressed home into the sockets of the  other. The servant now grasped the  point of the long, narrow head with  one hand and with the other rapidly  wound ths cord round tho clinched  mouth-  Another noose was slipped over a  fore leg.       It  pulled  the leg  up  to  t\\ /���������*    n^lwiAl'e     -���������������������������-'o TM-a, im.    r*0^m*-**r* **������ +   ' ��������������������� 11 *���������������_  ��������� ���������-.       UMHUai    CI      i>iV������-! . A  A-O      tT-^Ji   1 O-JL t,      -fA-l^**  ped the line over the creature's back  and caught up the other fore leg.  Then he noosed and tied together the  hind legs.  The effect lie had achieved was wonderful. In a few minutes he had  transformed a ravening water devi!  Into a trussed up mummy, and' his  only weapon had been three pieces  of box cord.  The beast was afterwards dispatched, and the servant received the  government   reward.  Riddles   Him   With   Revolver Bullets  s      on Account of His Violent  Temper  In Paris? a aablnetmaker, who Is  named Francois Delarue has' been  killed by his wife,, a woman suffering  from sttjbercuiosis, because, a^ slu; declares,' his violent temper tire vented  her from dying in peace.  The woman Delaruo, whose case had  become hopeless, has for the last few  months been confined to bed.  Repeated violent disputes arose between her and her husband who com-  olnined thj-ft. "'fa mother-in law. whode  services had been requisitioned when  the wife was no longer able to attend  to her household duties, neglected  him.   Y  When Delarue found Mmt his sutv  per was not prennred. thore was another  violent  scer.e.  During the nltrht th? mother-In law  w*i.������* awakened bv lenid renorts followed by frantic cries emanating from the  sick woman's bed.  Pelarue's d������ad body rldd!?'*" with  bullets, was then found lylnsr by tlie  side of his w\fe. who h"d firefl at him  fo*"** times with a revolver.  The woman, who Is semldellrlou'*  fr������cj. excitement, Is not exoefted lo  Mve mar.i* (���������avfl, No proceedings of  ���������my kir>d wi'l therefore, be Instituted against hor.  Dreid of Asthma make������* Cv-nt.lnsp  thousands inlsernblo. N!.e;ht aft������r  nlarht the attacks return and even  wh������������i brlof .*espite is g'ivcr. ths mind  Ik still in torrront from continual an-  tieiimtion. Dr. J. T>. Kellogg's  Asthma Remedy chanpes all this. Relief ejinos, .ind at orce. while future  attaoks are warde* off. leaving the afflicted one In a state of neace and happiness he once believed lie could.never  enjoy.      Inexpensive and sold almost  a v p v v ������' *l* '"* ?* f*  to settle everything, her whole fortune  and Scrivenor Towers, on us" both.  You remember what you said the other  day? Make it ten thousand for e-'ght-  _V?-"**nro-iith.sJ and you can have five  thousand interest. Quick, I cant  haggle��������� yes or no?  Aaron Robert' face had lost its good  humor. Temporarily it had lost its  rotundity. His eyes narrowed, the  curve of his nose was emphasized, his  lips disappeared from sight altogether  as he tightly closed his mouth. He  eat down facing Scribner, and folded  hla hands together.  Mr. Scribner. you know it's Impossible,-not another penny. If you're  not exaggerating your position you had  no right to give me that promissory  note the other day.  Scribner smiled blandly. If you  want that note honored, and you don't  want to lose your three thousand you  had better give me ten thousand now.  It's the only way.  The moneylender leaned further  further across the table, his eyes were  ugly, his expression avaricious. The  loss of one pound to him was as the  loss of honor to other men. It was  hie honor never to lose. He was  a seller of gold in the city of gold.  Men who bought from him had to nay  ���������or else ho took from them that  which was dearer than life.      He be-  TOfWBS OF SAND  A remarkable exhibition ot courage  was given at Round-Up. Mont., when  half a dozen men divested themselves  of their clothing despite the zero  weather and plunged into the swift  Musselshell river In a vain attempt lo  rescue 6-year old Ada Tomlins. Before the men could reach her the child  was swept under the ice. The men  then hurriedly dynamited the ice and  dived under the cakes to recover tha  body.  Itched So Kept from Sleeping.  Passed the Nights Scratching.  Cuticura Soap and Cuticura Ointment Stopped the Itching at  Once and"tntirely Cured.  00 Hrd Avo., Vlllo Emartf, Montreal, Quo.  ���������" My trouble atortod with small pimples  on my hanrln, which Itched no tlmt It kopt  ma from sleeping, and I pout-M-. tho nights  leratcblng it. I did not kno.r what to do  with myself. I bocamo so dlttcouragod tbnt  I did not havo tha heart to do my worlc.  My h-uidH w������*_ nil aovatad with Uttlo watery  lilmiili-. For throo weuk* I luvd my luuxln  dono up to ko<>p thom iVom touching tho  bod, for I totmetl and vemtchod no that I  jrnario them all bloody oa tho ���������hcd-boarU. 1  had nulTorod for thrcwi yiiam llko thin when  I uw an advertliii'ni'mt for Cuticura Soap  And Outlcura Olntmunt. I docidwl to aoiid  for nam plot, of Iht'iM.  *'Ai -r,r;?5 t.~ i H"''-''".'''.��������� th'T1*!. 7 r.j-.jji'''-''  tho Cuticura Ointment and w*-h������l my  hands with CuUi*ur������ Hoap at nlKht IWoro  ftotng to bed. Thin atoppod tho Itching ut  onco, I continual to utta -turn, uulng not  4ulU������ two boxo* of Cuticura Olntmunt with  tho CuLlcum .Sortp, uiul I ������������4u������������3j������tJr���������y cunxi.  My liuahaiid had a bum on ono of hU haiuU.  tio anointed It two nlgliM with Cuticura  Ointment aud han not full it ������Inc������. Wo  have great contldAnco In Cutlcuro Hoap and  Olnuit.tiil.. anil I lAiuum you I hUall U-lt all  wlii> aulTor with tho trnmn iIIwijum, about  llwsai."    t*Hlgu������<l) Mm. Uo������or Il'*lj������rt, 1>"0.  as, iuii.  Outlcura Soap and OuiU.ura Ointment arm  ���������old by drujwIiUi" noil dealers nv^rywhtro.  Vot a HtMural frw������ tatnplo of r..v*h, vrlth 32 p.  iixiMMX, mXfHli, i*lim. imm'.l  U.1  i"OlU:r  .J.Vmixm U.4A....AA  mm V,    ,4".... .. .���������     ������ '     41     A  in body, could not understand. HL^  would have questioned, but his mother  silenced him, so he stood apart wondering and watching. He had always  looked upon Iris as his own particular  possession. At first he had thou_'at  that Francks' love would rob him of  her, but when he found it only addi-'I  to her happiness and would unite them  still closer he was content.  But now all happiness had gonf,  and there were only t-oavo.  When night came and the household had retire1?, he ci-epL a-ong tbe  passage and stood o Ys'd. his Sist;* *  v door and iisi-ened. He heard the  sound of muffled sobs .-vnd he entered her room and sat on the edge  of her bed and put his arms about h ������r.  demanding to be told the hurt that,  had been done her, and from whom it  came. In vain she assured him no  one had wronged her, she was going  to be very happy in the future, though  she would never marry.  You and I will always be together  now, Reuben dear, just you and I���������  Isn't that splendid? That's just what  we promised one another when we  were little children.  But he shook his head and refused  to be comforted. Love had always  been a strange mystery to him, always  full ot hidden dangers. He was unlike other men he knew, and he could  not understand the curious things they  said and did.  Someone has hurt you. It's Jimmy  Francks or else It's Mr. Saintsbury,  perhaps both. I'll find out what  they've done, Iris and when I know  ���������he chuckled under his breath���������they  shall pay. They'll have to answer  to me, for I'm your brother!  Iris held him closely and covered  his face with kisses. Everything  that's happened has been as I wish-  ed, she whispered. There's nothing  more to be said or done, dear���������except  to forget.  He said no mor3, but sat hy her  side, his arms about her. and at last,  she fell asleep. Then he crept back  to his own room nnd lay on his own  bed staring through the open window  until dawn enmc -Irving to solve thn  mystery of lovo which had brought  such happiness to his slstor until alio  was robbed of It. Love the destroy-  or. That was how lovp appoarod to  him. Lov<> hnd brought him Into  the world, a foolish, disfigured, uscIpsr  croat'ir**---nnd lovo hnd made his motl*-  er'H hair ns white ms snow, and lined  her face, and now 1ovn hnd broken hi*-*  Hlnt.or's heart. He know, ho aRRiirod  himself as he sat. unrlghi. In bod, his  fistH clepchorl togc-ther: ho wnn not  so blind nn people thoiioht. Ho had  noon in tlio F*trr<-������tfl, tho r*������Btnurant.H.  the flxnitros, womiMi with nii'iin'''*  ;v'!ii'/-- iucc". rnu'l i-vi men, all tau  wrTkngn of lovo.  A ml up duvhronk r^d doped th*-* wkv  nnd tho world nwnko, bo hwo*"-* nolomi-  Iv to hlrriHolf Ihtit lovo should p������v tho  wronirs whic'i hnd br>*������n dono his sin-  ror, ������nd Uo. (ho InsfvitTnonf that, would  dotnrind rovone-r*. Ho would not bnvo  boon born Info tho world In vnlu *l,������n.  nnd li.ii'hliK' m>"tlv nnd r*ulolly lo  hlniHolf ho foil asloop.  "���������''-> fi?   ������"������������������ on Mm* .���������*.���������,**  Cape   Cod's  Treacherous  Shoals   and  the  Prey they  Grip  Secrets of the sands of Cape Co-1  are constantly being disclosed by the  sea. In the many storm tides that  flood the desol3-to beaches the hullc^  of stanch ship3 lost along the coast  on the half hundred miles of beaches  between Monomoy at Chatham and  Wood End at Provlncetown are frequently, exhumed from tombs of sand  Sometimes a wreck ap-it-ais that  has been buried a centur? or more, *it  in the ea0'? :i few years ago of t-ie  bones of the British frigate Somerset  whose timbers of oak were disclosed  Xm       ������������������*_...       X.������^1-       mP      ���������nmm..tmm'.X~m.~ m f. f. m  LVS        .4A7VV ASCAt^XV.       AAA       X   A \J * A IA OC A^J .4 AA,        A4CT4AA  the life saving station in Dead Man's  Hollow. The Somerset was lost on  Peaked Hill  -ars Nov. 2 or 3. 1778.  Once a vessel Is gripped b; *."ie  sands the process of entombing iier  goes on with great rapidity, the craft  appearing to sink steadily In the  yielding beach. All around the  doomed vessel the sand piles up m  great drifts, like snow. Every crevice of the hull Is quickly filled. The  sand rises in a solid barrier outside  it and flows about it as the tides flood  the shelving beaches. Finally it  sweeps over the wreck and the process of entombing goes on until the  entombed craft Is covered many feet  deep.  >$i00 Reward, $iw.  The fenders of thla paper will be nlc&sed t������i inam  mat tbere Is at least one drcoued disease tnat science  bas been able to core la all its stages, and that 19  Catarrh.   Hall's Catorrli  Cure  is  the only positive  euTff.setr kscv-a *3 tho aodicul -aieraUy.     Caiarra  being ������a consututionm .disease,   requires a const Itu-  tioual -treatment.    Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken Internally, acfag directly upon the blood and mucous  lurfaces   of   tho   system,   thereby   destroying   the  ouadatlort  ot  the  disease,  ejd  clvinit the  patient,  itrength by bulidint; up the constitution and a-islst-  nx nature- H dolnir its work.   The proprietors havo  so much faith In its curative powers that they ofter  One Hundred Dollars for any case that It falls to  ������are.   Send for list of testimonials  A<V.re���������. F. J. CHE:.i2Y & CO   Toledo. O.  S1..J by all _ru������(tlstfl. 75c.  Take Hall's Famllv Pl'ln for .^-.stin.ttioa.  POREST FIRE FIGHTERS  Will Have Better Facilities In Future  During the coming winter the qffl- ���������  cers In charge, of tho Brazeau and'  Athabaska d'visions of the Rocky  Mountains forest reserve propose to  make "administrative site * surveys at  different points op ths Reserves. Upon these, sites it is proposed to eve;t  ranger and look-out stations whlcl  will be no farther apart than one day's  trio by pack train, along the primary  trail svstem of the Brazeau Reserve?  It is the intention to erect, this Winter,  at least three or four log cabins for  the ransers A telephone systc^i  Is also belns planned -whereby these  Raneer Stations will be eomre_tf>d  by telephone to the forest supervisor's office. -This omc������ Is central'.v  located and lelophone lines will run-  in from all directions, much in the  manner of the spokes of a wheel with  tho centrnl oflce as the hub. '-'���������'���������:.  This region is one of the richest  coal regions in Canada and the future  *levelopmont of these conl fields v/ill  be amazing. A number 'of'-lars;?  oo������l mines s������ro areadv In operation?  and with the completion of the  branches of th* G.T.P. railway now  undor construction, will be shipping  thr","*-nd**i of tons daily.  With the future development of  this oourtrv. the' timber must be nre-  ���������-orved. This region ha������* nnc������ h^on  f"'*o������-'f:efi   with   vorv   volimitje . tltn**ior.  wlt'ch     hO1"!    Ipr5������0lv    l\o<iv,    fJgof mr\x.r.S*    y.y  "os In the n^str THero is still on  "hti^r*nnt sn������rti" of o-'^^-nron timho-  ltnwnt-o*.      ^������^     Jl.^������     ^..l.���������l* ..-.-.,_��������� ..           .....      ^.,v        >���������  Ilfr lt-t-1173' IS  "roen wl'h voune' Indp'OT.ole pin������ -froi������������  ten to thirty vears in p"������������. If pr^.  nprypi^ from firo tb'a wui bo an'in.  ���������".**i.l������p.blf������ o<!<*st to th* cnuntrv. -Hr.fV,  for "no-'iorr.'o u!=n!*. jit"! o" ^rotooMon  +o tT>������ hog.d waters of pu +he "'"���������o'-?  fh'rh Hi-t ;n the foothills of th?  eastern slono.  Many growing girls in school?  or business are frail���������delicater*-*?  anemic���������lack energy and ambition a-d hiive thin blood, ti} if is?  all unnatural and unless checked:  leads to serious and chronic ills.  '    Nourishment, not drugs, is the  law of reason to build strength  -������������������but when appetite is poor and  digestion weak, ordinary* foods  do not nourish���������then SCOTT'S  EMULSION is necessary.  SCOTT'S-EMULSION overcomes just such conditions; its  tissue material enters  the blood without digestive effort and makes  it rich. It ton es ;the-  whole system and starts  the healthy action of  cells throughout the  body.  imitations arm mftmm  offermd, but to get result* ���������  yoa mast gat SCOTT'S- _���������  Scolt & Bowne. Toronto. Ontario  ���������Vilriard _   Lfnlmfin-  e.urmm.   Coldi.   Ac  who  Men are so Uncertain  Why   did   you  jilt  that   man  wanted to marry you?  Because replied the prima donna, I  couldn't decide whether he was in  love with me or merely wanted ti  hear me sing for nothing.  SURE TO BE MISSED  the  A  Famous Cook's    Lament    on  Death ot His Royal-Master  The most successful book that was  published by William Harrison Alna-  worth during his firqt year of business  says Mr. S. M. Ellis In hia biography  of the English .author and publisher,  wns a cookbook. It was "The  French Cook." by Louis mustache  Udo, tho Gil Bias of the kitchen.  This unique study of the culinary  art brought ln a hnndsome sum to tho  astute young publish er who had purchased tho copyrlcht nnd tho cook  was In the hands of ovory gourmet ln  London,  ITdo hnd heon chef of Louis XVL. of  "Mmo. Letlzla Ilonaparto nnd thon of  tho Earl of Softon at a salary of 300  guInoii������B a year. At nnotbor tlmo ho  nrooldnd ovor 'lio cuMnnrydopnrtmont  or tho Crockfords. but his favorite  ���������^"stpr wan Fred crick, dnlio of York.  Whon the royal gormnnd dlod his be-  ">������������������"(*   n'mf   rinlho'U'H.llv   ejaculated:  "ah. mon pa'"vro due. how much you  ���������"*���������' miss mo, wherever you aro gono  to!"  Minard's Lltim-ient Cures Dlstempor  Gentle Reminder  It was midnight. The man had entered the house as quietly asfpossible.  His shoes made some noise. He had  just reached the door of the bedroom  when he heard some one moving In  tha bed as if about to get up, and he  paused. The sound of a woman's  voice floated to his ears.  If you don't take your boots off  when you come into this house, it  said, there _ going to be trouble, and  a whole lot of it. Here It's b^en  raining for three hours, and you dare  to tramp over my carpets with your  muddy boots on' Go downstairs and  take them  off this minute!  He went downstairs without a word,  but he didn't take off his boots. Instead he went straight out into the  night again, and the pal who was  waiting for him saw a tear glisten .������  his eye.  I can't rob,that house, he said, j't  reminds me of home.  He������\w  Artificial   Fur's  sre   M������*ii>  Tho  raw  nieces of nelt  are frozon  ->r������rl IVia pVln OOr'*^'!^1''" el-i ������i���������������,������"* n-fr  ^Vijitvor*1 on.'-| son* to the to������-nAvrti-������<5 to  'io   Tnoi-l������   fntn   l"������������toer.        Tho   fr"-*en  f���������T- Tf'h'rA'h "pmi-i-'Tic! 1^ alio1*''0'! to tHftW  ei?jri,t1-v p* th" bottom, so *'iof. 3 pmnll  ���������>r': of thp holr Ja fre������"-* from too  T"*-i*~ thpwpfl Tiort'r"1. Is thon covored  *j'������M-, j, poiuHr.n of rubher. which is  aii1''-���������rod in set.  Tho ro^nlt is tnat l������r**-A oeaffilft'"*  ���������"'"oes rf *?������".* ar<������ ohtnlned much  c>tpai-t4������'r fhon t^ose "-hio.il com** with  ti\o natural skin. T^*������s��������� p���������m*������ ...PrM-  flo.lal f"Ts aro spld to he *n������*.Ve ]������*attne  *iian the ronl. hoonuse +hey are Immune from tn������������ attacks of moths.  Th������ Beauty of a Clear SVln.���������^T^o   -.a.���������_ ,.# m��������� ii..e,v    reg"la*es   the  oonrHtfop of the hlonfl. a ������"Hsoi*������,er-  an i|w������r o.aup������n ironm*IHoi5 in the >>iood  and these  show their>"=i*vefi in b-orn  ���������_i.���������^   ^���������   At,^   -."^*rj pnfirtolito'g   Vpsr-  at'.v.lo -Ptiriq ^r ootlpp' iin^n tho lltT-or  "et. u'n'*"-i t"ho h'o'i'-l ������n^ s, plosr. ho������?lthv  ���������jvi . xyin follo-tjir )ntell!<re*-'*- uso of th'p  "tortdard rnp.'-i'ofne. Ijp^^^^. who -will  fullv a*iip**=>>iato this "orlme finality  *^f .thoco r?n!a. r^n -noo tiiprr, with tho  "or^^'Tit-v that the effect will be most  "ratifying.  FIND ROYAL PAPERS  The Leaning Tower  Interesting  Documents o*  George  IIP  w:'-     * ���������      * *���������*    "vimM w wi Wvi  A discovery of English roydl doca**  ments extraordinarily vaiuab-e and interesting, especially liom an Ameri--  can standpoint, has just fai������.->u mad*"  in London.^  All state papers, private letters and?  general . correspondence of King&  George III and George IV hav^veea  missing from the crown papjWK amp  it was supposed that when ?George IV  ascended the throne he destroyed his*  fathers papers and afterwards his"*  own. ,-'���������'.'���������'  Their loss has always been deplored*  for they covered an immensely inter--  esting period, including the American*  war of independence, on.the Inside,  History of which,   from   the   Stftistt*  rlJ������        X%.nr.f.       JI~.m..^.~^X���������       nn..4^l       ���������X.���������A      H^...'.  J9A1AA7,      A.4AC7iaA7     Ut/UUlJJOlllO^ VUUIU     OiXCk. ' XtX"  valuable light.  It is said that all these missing pa--  pers have just been found In the cellars of Apsley House, residence of  the Duke of Wellington, whose grandfather, the great Duke, was one of  George IV'p trustees. They have  lain in the cellars 100 years.  Their character was discovered by-  accident, when some repairs wero being carried out. Three vanloads of  them have \now been removed to*  Windsor, where ths royal librarian ha*  been Intrusted by the King with ar^  ranging them and selecting part of  them for publication.  I had been driving all day in a re*  mota part of southern Georgia and af  The  camnanile������ of  St.   Mark  and5 nightfall stopped at a cabin occupied"  Pisa were built or be^un in the same  by one man.      He was very cordial*  INSURED AGAINST TWINS  century���������viz, tbe twelfth. The. leaning tower is 179 feet high and 51 feet  8 inches In diameter, cylindrical In  form, the exterior entirely built of  white marble and ths interior oi Verruca stone.   ,  Wonderful Kindness  Hatterns���������Is Ghlvers good pay?  Hanchett���������Good pay? Why once  when his asBets were twice as much  as his liabilities he went into bankruptcy so his creditors would get 200  cents on the dollar.  Superlative  Smith (to member of vested choir)  ���������I hear you've got a new tenor in  the choir. What kind of a voice has  he���������good? ���������  Jones���������Good? I should say so! It's  so good none of the other tenors will  speak to him.  and asked me to spend the night with?  him. When w,9 sat down to supper  I was somewhat disturbed to observe-  that the meal consisted of a single  large dish of potatoes. Without  apology the man, with a wave of his-  hand toward the dish, said iii a loud,  hearty'voice:  Stranger, take one!  Ho paused ������ moment and continued?  in a still louder tone.  Stranger, take two!  Another pause, and then eVer loud*  er and more earnestly:  Stranger; take mighty near all of  thom!  A Natural Object  He���������If you women did get the light  to vote you couldn't in the nature of  things keep it.  She (indignantly)���������Why not, air?  He���������Because lt is a secret ballot,  you know. ---..  BAN ON BIG TRUNKS  W.   N.   U.  ������31  r.-J.-;r '.'.) :))<��������� IlovoiiiM/vn Tndlfy. un*,  noxt tr, rloo, the iiiohI. vuliii'Mit prod*  not of Ronth f'nrollrin, II. wnn firm,  plnntod   In   South   euro-Una   hy   lOll/.v  , ������ ������      ...t    . , ,.       1 - 4 4       I    ......    , , ,  ..���������Ifo  of I'lilof .TiiHlIro  r-hnrlon  Pinole-  noy.       Tho   rinnunl   orop   boforo   the  RovoliilUm amounted  ! !00,000 pounds.  to upward    of  B9f-������t������r������om-'n   Wenrlod     of    Hnndllnrj  Thfim as Rig as Smi-dl CottJ������oes  Railway baggage agonls in Canada  UIKl     liiO    UlUU-U    cii.iii.-a    I4il*i*    ilui-iuji  thai Iho long trunk must ho banned,  uh far up possible Trom the baggage  car, Tho Canadian afe-onts havo ro-  pel vert tho sanction of tho Dominion  Railway Commlnslon to place dlscrlm-  ntory charges on all trunks moro thnn  forty (Ivo InohoH lonn*. and th.ty nco  wultliig for .he concc'dliig of porinln-  sloii to the railways of tho Hopub'i'j  to do lllcowl.jo hy tho United Stato-i  Riiihv.-iy -omr.Ucslon before ;*.uttlu^-  tho now rogii.atlons In force In Caa.i-  d:i.  For ii long tiuit) Ilm l)uh>;aKi'iiiou  groaiu.d at ^ho cnintiint oncroacii-  mont of a part of Uu IiuvoIIIiik pub-  Woman  Who    Gave    Birth to    Two  Girls, Collects $2000 From Germany  I  Neorly all of the Insurance compan- j  les who issue policies to apprehensive  parents against the risk of twinB, are  likely to have a considerable Increase  In this branch of their business ah  the result of a payment that has just  been made by a French company.  Father need no longer view with  concern tho problem of looking aftor  two children, whero thoy would have  joyfully welcomed the advent of ono.  All twins now mny, both figuratively  and practically speaking, bo worth  their weight in gold.  The Insurance company roforrod to  hns paid out no loss a sum than  $2000 to a woman who prosonted hor  hushnnd with twin daughters.  Evidently af a practical turn of  mind, tho woman rocrntly called at  thn offlco of tho company and askod  for a policy against tho risk of huvlng  twins.  Tho mnhn.'jor ngrood to tho woman's  proposal for a monthly premium of  $!?��������� payable lor six months.  A few da/B ar*,o tho Insurance com-  pnnv rocelved a enrd announcing the  birth of twin daughters to thoir fair  o.llopt.. Th* ronnngor nt. onco dis*  putchfd tho |2000 nnd    a   packot   of  Tnsurniipo ...ompnnlos In TCngland in-  onulod twins amonrr t.hrlr rinks for  tho first tlmo this year. Tho rlfllt  of twins Is provldod npnlnst at B  millions por oont. Another risk la  ngnfnnt ii son b"Ing horn, lh<*rt*by pre*  li'dlolne n third nnriop's tltlo to cor-  tain monoy or Inndod ostpt.es.  GLOVES  The worlds standard  of glove perfection  Style Fit durability.  i  Generous  for his birthday  Any lb bur ln lt"  Yos-the bill!  Possible Mourner  For Sewing ana Reading &&������������%22.~  gives ���������a clear, steady light, soft and mellow; the Ideal lamp, ac-  cording to best authorities, for till work requiring cloao ottentioijV  of tho eyes (for superior to gan and electricity).  The Jtfgya Lamp  Li-jilted without roiuovhii* clilinpoy or *>b*i]o.  Inf-xpenwive.    KconomlcsT.  BAity to ck-p and rotrlcfe.  Made In vmrloum ntyleni, nnd for *U purpoiOB.  11,-   ....   i\.n   I'lnn   i\f   hfiffni'iv     nnrl   i-niii,  ���������luontly on Mio available spneo In Uio j ii|M donlii.  bagRHKo  car.      Their    pationoo     jo-I     oh, woll, thoro mny ho somo tlmo.  camo exhausted with tho Introduction,     How oaii thoro bo?  Into uso of -ui huge wardrobe trunk.      Tilt- widow may marry again.  A *  Tlmntmnf* nhw.. ������ mm,    ������ m, m. mm. mm mm. mmm       A i. ������       mm. aha. m. im ,m* mm .mm      m   * 0 ������        x.  tuvun/uittmrm l i"i b- l ivf. ir emu *������*������u uik t^v^iwi irt.i**l ��������� ( ��������������� i in *>���������*.������������ vr  ������������4t ���������M i wiro ������t    inMM  TOnONTO MONTREAL HALIFAX  ?'"1  /'._  ������������������>   . _  ''-������'%'������  m  rS  ������Vj  ' 'J  r_=.-.-,��������� .'i���������A���������aAlmmxr llmti -vm-���������  tip ������������������#  \.  THS  BEYXEW,,  CB1  Va/. >  !DN������������ PAINS  -__s__  ->_&  A NEW  INVENTION  _y ^  iii?mv.-?  " ~  M?*  : na  _���������'���������'.'--**������-  _��������� ��������� ��������� :i#-.  *1  SI.  ..Y-C  vi"i/  "ZM  JYYY  -,*������.������������������-Y3  P|l-l?l  ���������[Mtititi.zyti  -fSl'X  Mv; )'5  I  ' -.,)  ,1'Vi  .'���������.  ���������'���������  1  1       '<'  ,1  ��������� '.Si  ���������'���������'  .'#  ***������������������������'������������������  II   i  i  <vvtj,o I-.V/V oiaiiu ui b������cn i urn  ���������Legs Greatly Swollen  Safety/Appliance  is Added to Grand  M Trunk Equipment  Of^ail the multitude of problems anJ  j anxtfety  which  make  the  head  of a  ! railrbad official, like his that wears a  in Bcrl I pr6*iVn, lie uneasily, none is of greater  ��������� Importance than the safety of passeu  Ly*"-  ti"ti^$. Doctor's    Medicine    Failed���������Cure  ^?���������:��������� Effected by Use of  .'ti'ti.m'ti^  '...- BJllm   \tttfXlJiJ tJ.'ti,,.   ,>  _%������- s rt  Again this great medicine has trl-  ���������limphed over kidney diseases of a severe, type.      From a bed of suffering  .#,-'4 helplessness Mrs. Walsh was restored to health and strength by us-  :lng  Dr.   Chase's  Kidney-Liver  Pills.  YKidhey.? pains in the -back tortured  her.       Dropsical   swellings  had   set  /iri and;.she had no reason to hope for  '.cure  since the doctors medicine fail-  .ed to even relieve her.      "Read what  the. husband says about this remark-  table euro.  Mr. Thos. D. Walsh, rlctou. N.S.,  ���������writes:~-"Two years ago 'my Wife took  to her bed after suffering for a long  tlmt'- from kidney pains la the back.  ���������Stye was-not able to stand on ho"  ���������feet, or even turn herself In bed. The  doctor's medicine was no benefit what-  '.ever, that we could see. Sometimes  "her legs would swell-.-considerably.  ���������Reading about a woman In similar  .condition being cured by Dr. Chase's  Kidney-Liver Pills, we purchased .two  "boxes and when these were used see  -was able to sit up. With three more  ���������boxes she was restored to health and  _loing her own housework.  "As for mvself I also found these  .     W.I11-.     mil     At..**     ln     ..Ifi* -a     0mm    ft,-.-,    -    V  -&4AAAB     CAAA  .   AAA0.A.      IO      UlAljAlJClA      AAJA       AAAOAAA.       I.  ���������give this statement in order that oth-  ?ers may obtain the same ease from  suffering as that experienced by my  wife and myself." ?  One p!ir*j. dose, 25c. a box, at all  .dealers or Edmanson, Bates & Co.,  JL-imlted, Toronto.  gers and the stability of equipment.  A railroad system however caret'ull/  organized and efficient y manned is a  human device and accidents are bound  $fo Occur-although reduced to a mlni-  fmum.' When accidents, in the form  of collision occur, it generally follows  that many valuable lives are lost and  .that a number of expensive cars are  reduced to matchwood. Passengers  realize that their greatest danger is  telescoping, 'out/few of them know that  telescoping is due to the fact that the  body of the car merely rests upon the  trucks and is unconnected with It save  for a two inch centre pin of negligible  importance. .  Were It possible to m,ake a solid unit  of body and truck the problem would  appear to have been solved. This  however cannot be done for the one  must be readily detachable from the  other to facilitate repairs. How then  to make thsravdetachable at need and  yet a:solid unlt'ln operation Is a question that has ueen solved by the Grand  Trunk System after nearly two years  careful work and its solution can fairly be claimed to mark the greatest  advance in railroading since Westing-  house brought out his air-brake?   No  Only a Decoy  I think she will make a very do-  tmestlc wife. I have been calling oo  her for several months now and always find her darning one of her father's socks.  But have you noticed that it is ai-  ���������ways tht? same. old sock.?>  High Finance  Why do you keep asking people for  ^change for a dollar and then asking  .other .people, to give you a dollar.for  ���������your change?  Well, somehody may make a rais-  -take In change some time. And, believe me, it won't be me.  Pain Flees Before It.���������There ������s  ���������more virtue ir a bottle of Dr. Thom-  Yas' Electric Oil as a subduer of.pain  -than ln gallons of other medicine. The  public know  this and there are few  -households throughiut the country  -where 'it cannot- bs foun*'?      Th-frt****  ..^years of use . ts.familiarized the .peo-:  pie with it, srid made it a household  other rai.rcad on tills euutlue-t haB  taken any steps to work out such aa  equipment and no other railroad in the  world has been able to work out anything of practical value..  ? No invention of such importance,  was ever simpler. Only five solid  castings. . .������������������Jo complicated 3- frajrfl-  machihery. Nothing tc go'- rat o"  work or be wrongly used. When assembled the device resembles nothlb,.,  so much as two gigantic nuts, one super imposed upon th i other, and held  together by easily removed vertical  keys and pin. Y In a collision the  force of the impact stops the trucks  of each car but since the object that  has been struck continues to move  and the bodies have a tendency to follow them; while the sudden application of the brakes to the trucks simu-  taneous with; the impact also causes  the bodies to move, these last become partlaly or entirely shifted from  their normal position : upon the trucks.  The impact strikes the platforms of  trucks first of all and if these remained even the danger of telescoping  would be small but when the bodies,  are shifted one inch higher than another, its platform climbs upon the  lower platform and the two bodies  crush into each other. *  It is evident that some force must  be applied to counter act the movement of the bodies and the only one  aval able has never been taken advantage of���������brake force which acts  upon the wheels that are attached to  jne-dicine  ���������world.  throughout    the     western  ���������������&  - A Bridge of Ants  A species cf ants which spin silk  'Is  common  in hot countries.      The  -.ante nest in trees, binding the leaves  -together to make their nests.      The  vlll."ussu' for--is purpose is not secreted by the adult ants, but by the larvae -.-.���������   In order to  attach.' the silken  threads and draw the leaves together  ���������the ants must carry*the larvae about  from leaf to leaf.     When two distant  -leaves are to be drawn together a remarkable method Is employed.     Five  or six anto.form a chain bridging the  gap between the leaves, each gripping  -the waist of another in itB mandibles.  ������. number of such chains will co-oper-  -Ate in bringing two leaves together.  Mlnnrd'o  Liniment  Cureo  Garget   In  Cow*  tJTUtJxv..  Foil >ws instructions  The father of n small family tells  ��������� ue this one:  My wife Instructed our little boy  when ho was Invited out to lunch the  . other day that when he was asked to  have a second helping of cako he  tuicmlu refuse it Yoii must .say: No,  i thank you, I've had enough, said  she. ..  And don't yoii forget It,  He didn't.    When    asked    If   he'd  ���������have some more cake, lie said,  No,  i  thank  you;   I've  had enough  aad  .don't you forgot It!  An All-British Lord Mayor  Whon I got out of bed this morning I left behind mo Irish linen, shcot.3  and Witney blankets. I wont Into  the bathroom and usod lllngllsh soap  and Irish towels. I dressed In  Scotch tweeds and put on Engllsh-  mado boots, and wont to breakfast  supplied wholly with British produce.  A������ mr as**I .un concerned, everything  I oat, drink, and wear comes from  the British Empire Such was the  Interesting confession mado a few  days ago by Sir T. Vozey Strong,  Lord Mayor of London, In uoiiiiit-ct.loii  with tho movoment for an all-British  chopping wook.  This is why a device had  to be planned that would make truck  and body a unit so as to allow the  brake to act upon them both. In addition the joining of the track to the  body hangs the weight of the former  upon either end of the latter and to  that extent helps to prevent the body  from rising up. ,  Impressed y-'Ith CertalQ accidents.  Mr. J. Coleman, superintendent "������f  the Grand Trunk Car Department at  Point St. Charles, started to work  upon this idda, as has been said neaA--  ly two years ago. I.ast. August he  submitted his.invention, which he describes as a centrifugal lock in the  centre p^ate of the car, to the Presi-  "dent, Mr. Chamberlin, who was so  impressed with its value that he ordered the device to be added to" all  I future equipment and at the present  time it is being built into 96 Grand  Trunk'Pacific passenjger cars.  The weight of these cars varies  from 80,000 lbs for a baggage car *o  115,000 pounds for a passenger coach,  while the weight of trucks varies from  12,000 pounds for a four wheeled truck  to 20,000 pounds for a six wheeled  truck.   ���������  Within the past month or so the  Board of Railway ..Commissioners, evidently impressed also with the danger  ot telescoping and its cause, gave notice to the Canadian Railways that at  a future session it would Inquire what  was to be done to obviate the danger  and why they shou d *ot be made to  fasten body -uid truck together in  some way. For this reason nothing  has- boen said by the Grand Trunk  about Its device as the nompnny was  desirous of obtaining first the approval of the Commissioners, but Grand  Trunk officials feel no small pride that  In this important matter they Imvo  boen the plo.ieers of all the railroads  of the world and are confident that  they have added immenmirably to tho  Bafety of passongor travel.  "^^fiim&Wt&r.'-  Chapped Hands  Won't Bother  You  M kii.te.ul vt  Boap von use  SNA"l\ tho  original hand  cleaner.  SNAP contain* no lye or  acids, but glycerine and iteutrnl  oil* which keep the skin smooth  and In splendid condition.  Try SNAP for a week and notice  liio uiucrcucc. 47  SNAP  V'MI.4   i*,*.'*** J\4W(  u.������*'f|   Wu*|t      (Mt.-Mll *������Wt'l*V4***  W.   N.   U.   0.11  Trloklng the Bobby  A Dublin eccentric n short time $go  entered a purveyor's shop and bougnt  a ham. Having paid for his pur-  chuso, he roqnested that It should bo  hung outside tho shop door, saying  that ho would call back for It, Tho  customer then paced up and down out  sldo tho shop till a policeman camo in  sight, and just ns tho man In blue  caught hla oyw ho grabbed the ham  aud bolted,- Tho constablo, bpwcyo**.  Boon collared the thief, as ho 'thought  and hauled him back to tho shop. Having explained tho nature of Iho .alleged crime to tho shop assistant, ihe  askod tho latter to charge tho offender.  But, said tho assistant, ns he realized ,lh- lolu'. II'h hlH own ,'f*J!'. I'.'i  was quite nt llhorty to tnke It In any  circumstances he chouo. ���������  1  Save trom $100  To $200 On  The Carload By Ordering From  ��������� ."..���������...���������������������������'���������'���������'-*,'��������� " - _ -'������������������-���������.���������  Us.      We   Guarantee   You  Standard Grades At ' Low'est   Prices.  Do not decide your building projects for the coming season until you have  seen our special lumber price list. It gives the price of our lumber laid down  at your^nearest station and should prove of very great interest to every man  or woman who wants to get the best value for his or hei money. Write for it  now and study it over carefully by your fireside. Compare our prices and  the quality of our lumber. Note the saving advantages of our system when  1 computing the cost of your home or barn.        _  , I        You will find it much to your benefit to investigate our method of direct  |! dealing.    You will find it satisfactory and economical. ?    We. guarantee to  I furnish the highest grades? and; we sliip direct from the mill to your nearest  [station.    There are no handling expenses for unloading, storing or insuring  (which usually amounts to $3 or $4 per thousand feet)  to be added to our  "prices. .-������������������.;;-,;::?^V'.'-?/--Y-'-v?>?.-.     ..  Because of the distance we cannot accept orders for less than a iw.ni-mi**nn  [ carload of 18,000 feet.    9Se average house or barn will require this amount.  J If you do not need this quantity^ we suggest that you and those of you neighbors also needing a smallambunt form a club and order a carload between  you...    _,..'��������� \titititi ���������' ti-ti^titi[titititizti-,;ti: ;ti,y .       ���������''   .. .    [.ti'-titi  LET OS PUN YOUR  KOUSE Oil JlM  All our stock plans are designed by  licensed architects, designed with a view  tq strength, warmth, Deauty, utility and  economy in construction. You will find  them fully illustrated ln the lumber section of our catalogue, to which you should  refer.       .  i  " ti -m ft-* Bill ni -tin tiw '  Do  not allow  this  Important  item  to  stand over until  the last  minute.    Send  in your bills as early? as possible, preferably at once, and we will quote you the  cost of all the material laid down at your  station.  1  J_.  V     lit-  ..A     .       mm    .      '<   //A-J-X-,.,     ,.  /T.EATONC^���������  ^iWIIVBNIPEG CANADA  mm  MWCTfe    <===^=^r?5^  WOMAN   DIVINER  FINDS SPRINGS  AND METALS  Force of Habit  Ho wan an old merchant who had  built up a big biiHlnoHs by advertising.  John said his wlfo, what do you  want on your tombstone?  Oh, ho answered, lt isn't vory lm-  jiiiriuiil.   wiiui.  iiii-   ii-ai   in  uu  it������"K  UH   11  gets good space and    Is    woll    displayed.  Rich Petroleum Well One of the Fruits  of Her Remarkanle Gift  Madame Charlotte von Tuekoery,  a Hungarian, who is endoiyed  with the remarkable gift of divination,  will shortly arrive lu Paris on her way  t& London.  From har childhood she has amused  herself by exercising her peculiar  powers* in search of water and metals  on the great1 Hungarian plains.  She has frequently discovered  springs, the existence of which no one  suspected, and one of her achlevj-  ments was tho locating of four  springs bn the eBtate of Herr Kubellk,  ln Bohemia, while sho was the guest  of the famous violinist.  Her usual m^tnod is to mako uso of  a divining rod aiado of hassolwooi cr  willow, which Bhe allows to lead hoover the ground. In thlB way she  hac discovered not only springs of water and petroleum, but also seams of  gold, sliver and coal.  Last year, whllo travelling In Hungary, passing throngim district called  Noutra, she was able by her extreme  sensibility, to Indlcato that for six  and a halt minutes the train had passed Hour dopodllt, of gold and ullvoi*.  One of her latest successes has been  tho discovery of a rich petroleum  spring noar Hanover at a depth of 750  toet, which ls now bolng oxploltod.  Mme. von Tuokoory, who is a tall,  handsome woman of about 40, Is un-  ablo to account for hor wonderful gift.  Whllo searching for hidden sprlngB  and motala iho resembles a woman  walklnn In hor r.loon.  GALL STONES  Kidney Stones and Gravel are quickly  expelled from  the eyBtem by  tha  -use of  SANOL  ���������-which han been a slernal bucccbs  throughout Canada aa a complete  cure of Kidney Trouble and all Uric  Acid Diseases. W*. will send letters  tcllir.s o* many cures to all whe will  write us.  Price $1.50 Per Bottle at all Leading  Druggists.  THE  SANOL   M'FG.   CO.,  LTD.  WINNIPEG,  MANITOBA  He Got It  Teacher���������Willie, givo me a sentence  in which the term hook and eye U  used.'  Willie���������Me and pa went fishln.' Pa  told me to bait mo hook an' I did.  Weatherwlse Birds and Fish  The seagull makes d splendid living  barometer. If a convey of seagulls  fly seaward early In the morning sailors and fisheruen know that the day  will be fine and the wind fair, but if  the birds keep Inland, though there bo  no haze hanging out toward the sea  to denote unrleasant weather, interested folk know that the elements will  be unfavorable. Of al! weatlierwlae  fish the dolphin ls the most remarkable. During a fierce gale or a storm  at sea the mariner Iciiowb that the  end of It Is ueur If he can see a dolphin' or a number of that fish sporting  on the high sea waves.  The One  Ideal Gift  Insist on  this  trademark  on all your  records  What ls moro tragic than to forgot  on "the moralng afler" LhuL convincing excuse you gave tho night before?  More Like It        H  By Jove, said Dlngleborry, enthusiastically, look at that girl sitting on  the beach there.      Isn't she u perfect  Najad!  Nopo, oald WIgglothorpo, She hasn't  been near tho water���������she's moro of a  Dry-ad.  As a vermicide there Is no prepara*  tlon that equals Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator. It has saved the lives  of countless children.  FIRE-FREE  for all the family  for all the year  around is a Trademark  '���������..��������������������������� ��������� ������������������ .1 ���������-..,; /.  Columbia Grafonola  Ask your nearest Columbia  dealer to play you the specia  Xmas Columbia Records. (Fit  any machine.)  Columbia Phonograph Company  MoKlnnon Building, Toronto, 0������.t.  Territory Open to Dealers  Minard's   Liniment  Cure*   DlphthsrO  . Stronger Than Sympathy  I am glad to sec, anyhow, that you  .I"h     *A1     t.A.IA  barhnrouB fltrht  Sympathize with him? Gosh, mlstor,  nil tho money I've got Is ud on that  dawg!  Tho Hudson Hay Company's post at  Fort George, British Columbia, aro  laying thoir plans and malting arrange  men lb lo huvo their uuxL season supplies como In by way of IQdmonton  and Toto Jauno Cache ovor tho Grand  Trunk Pacific Railway. Thlc arrange  mom niarits a now luauiri* in u-uimportation ovor that country, ao horo-  toforo all freight had to bo drawn in  by waggon ovor the old caribou road  for a distance of 107 mllo���������, nnd thonco  hy fltoamor for   another    1D0    mllea.  tjiiAAiife    t.in.    i.t'iitMife    ix-'UUUII    lUCJ/     Will  lin  rthlo  tt*  brtri������r  fholi- IWI.vl.f   fn   "P**"  Jaune Cache, and thon down tho Fra-  iior with their own scows manned with  [ natlvo Indians,  Phllllpplne Forests  Forests of the Phllllpplnos, according to a government expert, contain  200,000,000,000 board foot of lumber,  ono-huir as much as ln the forest, reserves of tho Unltod States, but on  one-eighth tho aroa ot land.  Re g-ul at-ity-  of the bowels la an absolute necei*-  ���������ity for good health. Utiles the  waste matter from the food which  collects there is got rid of at least  once a day, it decaya and poisons the  wiiuic buuy, _lumnii Luiiouttiicoa, iiiui-  '{CBtion and eick nendachon. Salta  and oilier lutmli taiuciul purgative-ii  irritate the delicate lining of the  howeli. Dr. Morse's Indian Root  Fills���������entirely vegetable ��������� regulate  .<     ������ i      00   ...i     i .  .   '.i  . . . 7 .   i.  i  ������. f. ���������*,    Hi'MV  H(   H    iiv^,������M  ",'J *k   ti m. %m*m mmm       ��������������� *-  A-tninc, ���������IrkiMiinp or o-rlpincr.    Um  Dr. Morse's  -t-di&i-  Root Pills  M  Little   Damage   on   Rocky   Mountains  Forest Reserves This Season  During tho season of 1912 there havo  boon no dangorous.flroB within elthor  tho Braueau or Athabaska Forests of  the Itocky Mountains Forest Reserve.  There havo boon a few small flron  along the new railway under construction within tho Brazeau Reserve,  caused by negligence on the part of  contractors, but throughout the season  tho weather conditions have boon so  favorablo that tho danger of serious  fires was almost negligible.  The Brazoau and Athabaska forcnts  aro the two northerly divisions of tho  large Rocky Mountains forest reserve,  auu wiiii propose t uuuuioim constitute ovor ono tbfrd the total aroa of  the Rocky Mountains foiost reserve on  tlu* eastern slope or tho Itocky Mountains, or about four nnd a half million  ncros. The offlco of tho forest aupor-  visor of these rosorves Is now sltuntad  within tho Brazrnu rosorvo, at Mllo 37,  of tho Alberta Coal Branch, 40 miles  southwost of Tfldson. the first division-  nl point, on tho main lino of the G.T.  I*. aIj,, ji>G iiiut'i. wi'tit ������u ji.uiiioiii.oii.  During tho souBon of 1012 there havo  boon flftoon forost 'rangers In all stationed at dUTo-rent iiolnlt. over the two  reserves. This, of coui-hh. In a vory  inndoqiiato force for    such    a    largo  SHAW'S SCHOOLS  The Central BuslnosB Colloge, Toronto, with four City branch schools,  Tho Central Telegraph and Railroad,  Sohool and Tho Shaw Correspondence  School, arc now commonly known at*  "Shaw's Schools," In those flohools  a great work Is being dono In training  young pooplo for buslnoflB pursuits  nild for earning good salaries. Tho  annual curriculum is Interesting and  is mailed froo on nondlng request to  W. H. Shaw, ProBldont, Toronto, Ont.  A  Fin** \f*l?m  Smith���������Your wife has a fine volco:  Jones���������Yes. ono of tho best in tho  world; otherwise it would havo boen  worn out several years age  Vi  Did sho give him anything to remember her first .husband by?  Yos;  herself.  Boy's Gbo*J Ouflt*  The story Is told ot Judge MoCan-  less of WlchJtn. who has tlio distinct  tlon of being tho leanest man ln tho  ntnttV Hint ho wnn ono As.v w������in������������������  aiong a ntrcot in KaimitH City when  ho noticed that a hound dog was trailing him. After he had gene a block  and tho dog was still trailing him Mm  turned tc a street ������&���������������,$������ uud uh'kou:  Boy, what do you suppose that tin*  u> loiiuwiug mu tor'  ".Vvli,   i4il������t.A>i,  mhiu   ilie   noy U3   ho  ���������looked tbo Judge over from head to  foot, I dunno exactly, but my Id** I*  1 that be tnkea you for a bono.  ���������:hM  i\      l       '������\ ���������:,H''ti%.  'rjgjpiJuaaiLM  <mB ** CRBSTQH  vEBJIlW, ��������� vEtt^:^^  iiil.trAi^'^  *TH^':"CANADIAN BANK  UF,, COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND;*WA->L-SU C.V.O.. LI-D- D.C.I^ Frealdent  ALBVA-ipEir !.Al>**J  C<*A*ftki Manager  JOHN A1RD  AMist-nt General &-u������as*r  CAPITAL, $15,000,000 REST, $12,500,000  FARMERS5 BUSINESS  The Canadian Bank of Commerce extends to Fanners every  facility ior the transaction of their banking business, including  the discount and collection of sales notes.   Blank sales notes  are supplied free of charge on application. ' ������.*  Percy tV'Fowler, Manager Creston Branch  #0.  miuvi '- -,���������'  *. ������*v������  Iresion ^poitfito  Published every  Friday at Creston, British Columbia, by the Oreston Print  UK and Pub ishing Company, Ltd.  Th* Beview is the acknowledged advertising medium of the Creston valley, oir  cd-ii-g in 5i**_rly one thousand homes throughout the Creston distriot and  reaching out in abroad manner into other communities.   Cur advsriiKicjr rate*  . are based on the scale of the Kootenay avd Boundary Printers' Board of Trade, j  Land purchase and land lease notices, $7 for statutory time. Display adver- J  tisementB, $i per inch per month; other advertising 10 cents per line first issne j  ���������  and 6 cents per lis������ ia *ucc88di������g weeks.   Subscription rates $-2.00 a year in |  advance.   Onr columns are open to contributions dealing in matters of local in-  teres* and the welfare of the community.    Contributions must be brief and  signed.  /OU   will   make    no   mistake    %  / '        .*.      -x'ti-     .         .-0-:  when you get off "the tram  if you sign the register at  The Leading    t^ie  Creston  Hotel.      Travelling  _r _ r   fit.      men will  substantiate this.    We  Hotel or ihe     study ^  comfort of our guests.  Fruit    Belt     The rooms are well furnished in  a manner up-to-date.  ���������ar.- ���������#  at *_f  'ma  *Yll4-_t_# j*3*  SLJS.  Out   Guests  Cah   c/klgain  Headquarters for Mining Men, g|  Lumbermen, Ranchers, Tourists j*|  and Commercials.  \\S\<mt4  Mm  ym  ^LAmmi.4X  J. B. Moran  Prop.  *K, Smiu-Brton  ���������nr*. J3, _iftiii  Editor and Manager  1%   very  Jrrosp  Sbe 1RBII&BW  WEBER THE TAILOR  __f S-. Bn^  fiP,IJ" "*\-*'!-.'(Sfi������-l  *Sft%'J?������-  f    a  TDQlidbes iti  teabets  ait5  Agent   ior   Semi-Ready   Tailored  Clothes���������Gents- Furnishings  *_*  BWkiB   jss gmm*^ '-a  M W3������m %.������ I  I  I YCU/  llTl  L^  app^,  ro0*petou0  Mti  IRcvp  3������?c  at  With this issue of the  "Review" we are beginning a  new year under a new  management,  Mr. McClure having  resigned.  The record of Creston tor the year 1912 is one of steady  advancement It is true that not all the hopes which were  entertained have been fulfilled in accordance with anticipations and that in some important respects developments  which it was expected would take place during the year  were not   forthcoming, but   it is  true that those develope  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINIG REGULATIONS  Goal mining tights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta  the Yukon Territory, the North-west  Territories and ic s portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased  tor a . term of twenty-one years at  an annual rental of fl an acre. Koi.  more than 2,560 acres will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease mustbe made  by the applicant in person tc the Agent  or Sub-Agent of the distriot in which  the rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsurveyed  territory the tract applied for shall be  staked out by the applioant himself.  Each application must be accompanied  by a foe of $5 whioh -will be refunded if  fting   Sbwarb'g Reboot  ffor  3930^3 and Girls  Cranbrook, B/C."  Principal     .-      Mrs. Cherrington I  Head Mistress,    Miss Cherrington  (Honours   certificate,   Cambridge  Higher Local, B-minghamUnniver-  sity Education Diploma.)  Assistant - Fliss Hodgson  (Cambridge  Higher Local certifi-  cate,  Diploma   of the   College   of  I Teachers for the Deaf.)  Terms for boarders on application  to the Head Mistress.  Creston Drug&Book Co.  Pm   .    .__ -    & *t  nniie r* i  -.mm  -���������z>mm  ':^|!  "m  tothoae -who fill out and  _           mail this coupon AT ONCE  Sample of our expert penmanship and  facinating lesson in short hand.  THE  BLAIR  BUSINESS (COLLEGE  Spokane, Wash-  I am interested in Business Eduoation  Please send me full information about  your College, and especially about the  subjects checked below:  ... .Bookkeeping    ... .Shorthand     o   ���������  ....Typewriting    Penmanship   ~   I  ... .Quick Figuring ... .Letter Writing  I can begin a course about   Name   Address   } sransfer, Livery and Feed Stables I  g (Best equipped Livery in Town) |  H All olaBs of TURNOUTS supplied at short notice.   The latest styles of    %  <# CUTTERS and BUGGIES for sale and hire.   Saddle and pack horses a  $��������� Speciality.  ttd Feed for sale.      Agent for the McLaughlin Manfg. Co.      Horses for sale  _  <& I am prepared to fill all orders, both by wire and mail, and meet fill trains  w at any honr of the day or night.   Commercial men and landseekers, will  -  Hi  receive prompt attention  {u  M.WVXVU    ^J������w������**^v   .mmw....~.~ '  H. S. McCreath, Prop  * eo Sirrlnf   ArfinTIB BO��������� 14  ^f������^ti  ���������x&tik$  WW}  w&  .-I'li:  Phone 56  I-' *  tho rights applied for are not available  ments have not been abandoned, the year's progress has ren- but not otherwise,  a royalty shall be  dered them certain beyond any possible   question,   but   the . &w oa the merchautabie output of the  mine at the rate of five cents per ton.  time of their occurance must be moved along into another    The peMpn opetatlng the mlne flbal,  vear that is all. furnish the Agent with sworn returns  aooountlng for the full quantity of mes*-  Meantime, problems of importance have been  solved  public improvements on a large scale have been   prosecuted  pupulation has greatly increased in all sections, and substantial progress h^s been made all along the line,  The outlook of the Creston district upon the future is  one of exceptional promise���������one that Justifies the greatest  optimism upon the part of all who are in any way associated  therewith.  ohantablo ooal mined and pav tbo roy  alty thereon.   If tho ooal mining rights  are not being operated, suoh returns  should bo furnished at least ouoe a yenr  Tho lease will iuoludo the coal min-  lug rights only, hut tho losoee mny bo  permitted to purohaso whatever available nnrfann rights may ho considered  necowmry for tho working of tho mine  at the rato of $10 an aore.  For full information application should  be mado to the Secretary of the Depart  BURN'S  COMPLETE  Animal   Fertilizers  ARE  MONEY       SEEDS  Sow Burns*Fertilizers  And Reap Dollars.  1  Canadian Paeifie Raiiway  Ar^UAL    gASTEHtM    EXCURSIONS  =5?=  Creston to Toronto and return        - -       $77*65  Creston to Montreal and return       - -    $82.65  Corresponding low rates to points in Ontario, Quebec  and Maritime Province,?.  it^Sf  w  ?,������5t'!>  -?#Y  #���������'. .  _"���������  .���������r  Tickets on sale, Dec. 1st to 31st inclusive, good to return  within three months.    mont of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any  mm.      .���������, ���������m.Amx   Aimimm-inA A_out or Bub-Agent of Domlulon Landa  The passing of the year 191 a finds De urcstott district Agent or _      ^ ^ ^^  in possession of an assured future, such as very few coinmu  nities indeed are privileged to enjoy.  ltfaiw n aood resolution is already tottering to its ruin  s* *m  whili here and tiere ft few ������re already dead to the world.  W. W. CORY,  Dopnty Minister of tho Interior  N. B.-~Unauthorisr.od publication ot  this advertisement will uot be paid for.  ���������LADIES,   call  at  on     tore add  loolc over our NU|jpi/  ^r "cC:*.!!2 ���������*���������"���������*.**  crr.2 Just received.    S. A. Sncera.  Call or scud for our  New Pamphlet which is  full of useful information  for Fruit Growers etc.  Liberal Extension Privileges  jxuiMJUi'mmmume...  P. BURNS & Co.  Llmltad  CRESTON       .      B.C.  HeA-d Office  CALGARY; VANCOU-  ���������*ir>r������  ������*A**l*4|������|P������**IF������lf|l.������ITPTTl''P     '   >-,���������,������������������   ���������! r ,    Tickets issued in connection with TRANS-ATLANTIC  TRIPS on sale, Nov. 7th to Dec. 31st. inclusive, and limited  to live months from date of issue, with  privileges  of exteu  sion.  Finest Equipment, Standard and Tourist Slooplng Cars.    Dining cam on nil  through traius.   Gompartmont-Llbrary, Observation Cars on "ImporlalLimitod'  aud "'Toronto Express."  Bpnolal through Tourist Cur Service in  oonnootion with  those Excursions  For dates of doperturo and roH������rvstioiiH apply to Locul Agent.  a   .���������,';:  ���������!Vi''4r.tlil  ,,������M'.H,.������������Vi'.Ll  '    ''I'-'V  T'.wrt't  $'%?  ..-.'���������'���������,lv"l'li'.  titir: tii  Tickets Via All Trans-Atlantic Steamship Lines  41  For full information, rail and steamship tickets, apply to  R. M. Reid, Ticket, Creiton, or write to, R. G. McNeillie  Distriot Paccoriacr A-Went, Calvary* Alta.  ���������1  mtmmm'mmttm  ���������ftcmwtfawiasit^  I-, ������*!,;.J*JJ*IIH->������.-rt'  JBAMK i"wii-   TWistey^'-  ni   ui /   'i  ������ *     ",.-f������������������  !!_B������ir^yij3!s������KPiJ5������tOTsH^"5������'yjfftt?'   THE   CSBBTOjR   REVIEW*    CflfcESTOH,   #. 0.  1  hftutiiJi,   ���������       ������iy*   U'S.-^s-v r*    * ^*Si^i-j5r*4 0-������V������>������^~"   Li-r -^* ���������*���������-* ������������������������������������t ���������-* ���������������������������������������������  p,ffV>'?������i'"- ,*������������������������"/ ,   1 ���������������T^\V''-'(*������tj*-"*y -������������������: i .'���������T-esra  >j?       -,Y~.  ���������f^'V. ti": ti,  ^  >S       Y". ."'-,"     > '   ' .Y/fri  fttA.  F.HEE  IS  TO FUR SHIPPERS  Tbo inert accurate, wllaWe and only Mflrk������tB������port  aad PrlMilato?Its kind niibli���������ed.   "  MaUXS irp���������J  to th���������s Interested in  Eaw Put*  SE8D US rOUR t������3!E ON A POSTAl-TDDAY  it ��������� not a Troppera aulae, tut a publication Issued  every two trooko, vrblc���������gives you reports of what Is  doing In all the Markets of tbo "World In > American  R������w I"ut.,. Tills luToj-i���������ttioa is worth hundreds of  dollnratoyou.  Writ* fntr It���������NOW���������IT'S PStBB  A.  B. 3HU8ERT  The Largest House In ihe World {haling e������lnslvely in I  An;������������������'on Raw Fun B  25-27 W. Michigan St, Dept. 41 CHICAGO, ill., U.S.*.  PROFESSIONALS  I  g  TIMBER  SAL-No. XiO  CHAS. MOORE, C.E.  B O. Land Surveyor and Arohmeot  Plana and Specifications  CRESTON m       ,       . B.C.  DENTISTRY  e. haTld. D. S.  .  %  %  Office   over  Frank Parks Hardware  Store���������Baker Street.  f*x> A v*\T3z>r\r\Tr  m^.m'%.*-*. x. m ju mr*. v# \^ ji^. ?  SJfe  Gu _  LOWENjbERG  Consulting Engineer  CRESTON      -  B.C.  ������p'  -'������'���������-.  MR. &  MRS. CROMPTON  Teachers of ���������'  Piano, Violin, Singing  Music Supplied for Concerts -& Dances  OKEIvL, YOUNG & v_o.  ������wv������U    -EtSwSiWS    MIAJ.U     J-������-.t9������_-.BJM-.\  SEALED TENDERS w ill be received  by the M uibter of Lands not later than  loou on thi 3td diy of March, 1013, foi  the purchase of Licence Kv. JI 0 to rut  12,180,000 feet, B. M., 93,000 railway  ties. 16,000 oedar poles on Lot No.N 274,  Group 1, Kootenay Distriot, near Creston.  Particulars of Chief Forester, Viotoria  B. O. no28   *   TIMBER SALE No. Xll  Public Notice  SEALED TENDERS will be reoeived  by the Minister of Lauds not later than  noon on the 3rd day of March, 1913, for  the purchase of Licence No. Xll to cut  2,620,000 feet B, M., 45,000 railway-ties  4,800 cedar poles en Lots No. 3877,  8878, Group 1, Kootenay District, near  Oreston.  Particulars of Chief Forester, Viotoria  B.C. np28  ��������� ���������>    ��������� "  TIMBER SALE No. X12.  HOUSES TO BENT  CRESTON     =        -y  B.C.  On nnd after the 9th of December  and up to J an uuiy 1, 1813 ine lush������  those of tbe public whoso names begin  from A to K will get their mail at No 1  Wicket, and from L io Z froiu No 2  Wicket. The public are also advised to  mail all Christmas matter early to avoid  disappointment*. For Maritime Provinces not bit'^r than tbo ISrh, for Montreal  and Toronto by the 19th, for M-mitobu,  and Saskatchewan by the 20 b and  Albert** and B. C. by the 21st, this will  also assist those dealiug with the heavy  mails at this Heason of the year,  r~������A������Aaz-aur_-aBB  NOTICE  [���������fe.JK-N  JAS. H. SCHOFIELD  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance  \__     __  ��������� NLKAJJU  REAL ESTATE, Etc.  B.C.  v  ���������������  Uim IK. Beait$ |  CnANBROOK - B.C.  Th������  SEALED TENDERS will be received  by the Minister of Lands not later than  noon on the 3rd day of March, 1913, for  the purchase of Licence No. Xl2 to cut  6,440,000 feat B-��������� -M., 30,600 railway-ties,  3,500 cedar poles, on Lot 491, Group 1,  Kootenay District, near Creston.  Particulars of Chief Forester, Victoria  B. C. :' no 28  .     ' ~*   TIMBER SALE No X18.  SEALED TENDERS will be received  by the Minister of Lands not later than  noon on tjie< 3rd day of March, 1913, for  the purchase of Liceno 3 No. X13 to cut  4,180,000 f6et B. M., and 650 cedar poles  on Lot 281, Group 1, Kootenay Distriot  near Creston,  Particulars o E Chief Forester, Viotoria  NOTICE is hereby given that an  application will be made to the Legislative Assembly, of the Province of  British Columbia, at its next Session  for an Act to incorporate a Company  A.^  .���������4���������.��������� -4. 4��������� -^ -���������4 ������������������ _*..3  operate a .Railway of standard or  narrow gauge, to be operated by  steam, electricity or other power^  from a. point on the international  boundry line about nine miles west of  the Kootenay River, in the District  of'Kootenay, where Boundary Creek  orosses said boundary line; thence  Westerly along said Creek a distance  of eight miles to a point on said boundary line where it is crossed by Blue  Joe Creek, together with such power  for the use, operation, ownership and  maintenance of such Railway as are  usually granted in that behalf.  DATED at Victoria, British  Columbia, this 5th day of  December, A. D., 1912. -  F. A. McDiarmid,  ���������*-'''        solicitor for the applicants  Our "W������nt Ad.*" eolumr- aro  steas-iy growing _s people ap-  proetoto their value.  Thoy iMtp ono ovor many ������T  ntVa tft-meultleo.  Have you sot cometnin_ you  do not naod, or nood something  you havo net sot?  Oo you want to toata*, borrow,  ouy or mi7  A Want Ad w!!! do tha wswfe.  Cninmmt wmti mm,  ���������LADIES, call at our istore and  look over our supply of McCails patterns just recieved.   S. A. Speers.  S   9  COMMODIOUS  SAMPLE  ROOMS  This Hotel is one.of tne  best known and' popular  Hotels in tlie  Kootenays.  The dining room is strictly '  up-to-date  and   tbe "liar supplied with only the best brand  of goods.  Creston, Bj  EMBBSBSSBBSi  ??.  1'.:���������*������  -.Ax.  a  MUtt ������-?tttt$$  For the 'niildinp of your New  House, Store, Office. Workshop  or other building, write or call  ou nut*. Eslikuitlt'S given on all  kiiida of .work.  ���������>���������* '-.!  SA P    A 14.4  B-tipairsS. Alterations  A 8PECIAUTY  (Charges reasonable and satisfaction  guaranteed on All Work  JOHN   BOYD,   Creston  B.C.  no 28  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  CANCELLATION OF RESERVE  1  I    a     ���������BJ ���������        I      if  A. iiiirabeiii  Satfdio ami  Harness  Rogstoiring  A SPECIALTY  Dealer in  ."nig'i   class  boots ari'l saoes.  NOTICE is hereby given that, the  reserve existing by reason of the notice published in the British Columbia  Gazette of December 27th, 1007, is cancelled in so far as the same relates to  the following described lands, so as to  permit- of the sale i >f the timber standing thereon:���������  Consisting of an island iri Goat Rlvor  lying immediately to tho south of Lot  No. 401, Group 1, Kootenay District;  coiitulijlii^ by itauiuuhtueinunt a total  area of 38 acres, more or less.  j        ROBhiRT A. RRNWIOK,  Deputy Minister of Lands.  Department, of Lands  Victoria, B. C, Docoinbor 11th, 1012.  tt  .-.*(  Get your Wines, Liquors*  Tobacco, Cigars, Pouches.  Pipes, etc., at tbe  Creston . Wine    &  Spirit Co*  S. PoolC, Prop,    j  FOR SALE  R. Stewart ranch, Block 121 Kootenay Valloy, containing 10 acres all  fencod In, 2 acres cleaved, 120 fruit  tree**, pcoml number bi'arlng next sou-  son, small framed house, stable and  plgstle, excellent situation for Btock  minor and poultry man for truck arm  lug, I havo also number of lots in  Villa Purl*, WaNliliijytnn, D. C, moniiy  makers, for sale, Particulars, 11. Stewart, JJo- 41, Oroston, li. U,  Proctor School  SEALED TENDERS, superscribed  "Tenders for Proctor School," will be  received by the Hon. the Minister of  Public Works up to noon of Wednesday, the 15th day of January, 1913, for  the erection and completion of a small  one-room schoolhouse on concrete  foundations at Proctor, in the Ymir  Electoral District.  Plans, specifications, contract; and  .forms bf tender may be seen on and  after the 21st day of December, 1012,  at the offices of Mr. W. F. Teetzel,  Government Agent, -Nelson, B. C; Mr.  A. G. Gallup, Secretary of School  Board, Proctor B, C; and the Department of Public Works, Parliament  Buildings, Victoria, B. C.  Each pvopos.il must be accompanied,  by an accepted bank cheque or certificate of deposit on a charterod bank  of Canada, made payable to the Hon.  the Minister of Public  Works, for a  sum equal to 10 per cent, of the tender, \  which shall bo forfeited if the party  tendering decline to enter into contract when called upon to do so, or if  ho fail to complete tho work contracted for.   The cheques or cortiilcates of  dopoalt of unoiicconnful tenderers will  bo returned to them upon the execution of the ecu tract.  Tenders will not bo considered unless made out on Uio forms supplied,  signod with tho actual signature of  Lhu U'luleiii, and inclosed in the envelopes furnished.  '-ho lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  .T. E. Griffith,  Public WorkM Englnee!'.  De'J'irl'nto^t ''f PnbHf" Work***,  j      ' Victoria, B. C, Docoinbor 17, 1012  nvw  E ND that  friend or rei-  ative of yours,  who has been a  resident of Creston or Is "il any  way interested in  the progress o f  this valley, a yearrs  subscription to the  GRESTON  REVIEW  Those who used  this plan last year  can do no better  than renew the  subscription for  another year. Give  this your immediate attention. We  will* send your  New Years' greeting  Vfr  ���������:j\\  :s.  titi?;m  ���������"^���������f'-i^  -;Y|  k*;J  ',������, J I'v  ��������������� ��������� m  z ���������$���������*!  t  P m"mH,.mmpm*..m*mm^-'  ,.*::-.:  z'&mmstmrcsiBm  W4^������^.i....,l.,.WtMllWW.I4IMHItllll|IWI|llllllllillll|illll),|ll*llllll4'*l*l  ���������nwiiiiiaiwwto���������.���������iiiU���������������t.U, .������,���������., ������.,.i������������������-���������.  Umnm.,',,:rmA-uuAiim \w������������iixsmm*ti)  ^mmmm.   ��������� -    -���������������������������    " M.^.l     II  ���������IllVlAlllfTTT'ft&3������tLt������t&������������X.  Wi  I .iiiiifiwii-graB^i'(MrMSS?li^  tBIO^a'l���������M������-|(llll������.IMiW8^a'ilM-'i*!l(������JWM  mmmmm.mmmmmmmmmmmmm^mmm^mmm^mmmmmmmmmmmm..r^y^rmjx.  Aiil',.-|������t^ll  __n  i-.iiw.wi^iiiiii{ajir,T-i-i|'ii^nf|^  an l^^&f^yyys^-r^Mitif;-:^:-^:--.' *Y?*Y<YS<;,������s'  xrjmwiiiOiM*,*,^.,. r-.'.'c-^.-.tj  ���������**pm*iiy*tifiir3i...  Im^mim'mt^^rmm  ~i*'mi&mtim-m>XBM35fm^^  mm  TEE.   CBESTON HSYISW.   C3_EST0N,  jt*.  a  HY W$M GQOllKS ?  ? Her^ls ^Rert|3^?Th^ p :&* li ?;  Do. 'you.' realize^��������� tlie dkug^r?' in ? a  -(Elected..cough? - ?;?:??���������.-'������������������  Thcu Avliy don't you get ridof it?  Yes, you'can'shakeitolF, even though  it bas stuck to yon for a loag time, if  you go about it right.  Keep out in tne fresh aii* aa much as  you can, build up your strength  with  i  ODORS  AND   MOISTURE  A Scheme That Is said to Improve the  Sense of Smell  The most striking fact connected  with my school career, s������aid the prep  school graduate was a peculiar ability oii the part of our commandant to  detect the faintest odor of smoke ^ In  a room on his dally inspection. The  school I attended was of the military  ___*!  lenty of wholesome food, and take  \ variety, and smoking was    a    rather  Ia-Dru-Co Syrup of Linseed, Licorice  Jand Cblorodyrie.  This reliable household remedy has  [broken up thousands of hacking, persistent  couphs,   which   were   just   as  I troublesome.as yours, and what it has  j done forso many others itwill do for you.  Na-Dru-Co Syrup of Linseed*' Licorice  and Chlorodyne contains absolutely no  harmful drugs,  and so can  he given  safely to children? as well as adults,  "-onr physician or druggist can confirm  this statement," for -we are ready to send  them on request a complete list of all  the ingredients.  Put up in 25c. and 50c. bottles by the  National Drug and Chemical Co. of  Canada. Limited. 3*7  STEWART & WALKER,  UD.  Sterling Bank Bldg , Winnipeg.  Phones,  Main 4817, 4813  flHE--.������  6 _ _   __.w������mifii* ������ ������ -Sjffcvnnv  ill-- AUSi-K-A ttllli-L  715 MAIN ST., WINNIPEG  A fow doors south of C.P.R. Deptt  v    Ma-Mi a\jxa ������������ $2eee,$���������* am*  Q-l_io������ unixcellod  Not and eold wator In ovory rooio  ���������Hotel   practically   Flro^ro������������  At! Outside Rooms  serious offence. No matter how  much a room had been aired or fanned  with wet towels previous to the inspection, the offender was always caught.  After I had received my finishing  touches and hecorae a citizen I made  so bold as to inquire from what peculiar dispensation of providence the  ability was given to detect one molecule of smoke in a hundred cubic  feet of pure iir. The old boy smile i  and binding "le.to secrecy, imparted  the reason of his wonderful ability.  Then he took me to a boy's vacated  room and told me to wet my finger*  and rub my nostrils with it and sniff.  Lo and behold, where before ther*  seemed no taint in* the atmosphere  was now detected that smell of old tobacco smoke! Since then I have  taught school myself and hava used  the trick occasionally, entirely for experimental   purposes, however.  I have also sought the scientific explanation, but with little success. It  may, however, be somewhat analogous  to the process of tasting. You know  it is impossible to taste anything that  is not dissolved in water or is not a  liquid itself. So the moisture on the  nostrils must carry the smaller particles of smoke in a more or less damp  state to the olfactory nerve ends and  thus make "che smell more apparent.  At least this is the only explanation  I have ever found for the phenomenon.  The same thing, can also be used  for detecting other odors and I have  found it useful on a number of occasions for this purpose, both in analytical chemistry, when only a small particle of a certain material is available for analysis and in detecting  faint perfume from flowers that ar������^  ordinarily quite odorless.  The Wretchedness  of  Can quickly be overcome by  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS  Purely vj-jilft'jie  ���������act surely and  ���������pally on ins  liver. Cute  Biliousness,  Headache  Dizzi- _  imas, and Indigestion.    They  do  their duly.  Smell Pi_, Small D���������i������, Small Price.  Genuine must bear Signature.  MURDER AND SUICIDE PROMPTED  BY POVERTY  W.-'imui illinium'  ���������pin mi Hiiipunjnm  WANTED  An agrsresslve, reliable and experienced representative in every town  and city in Canada to lake orders  from our complete range or samples for our (Unexcelled! -Custom  Made Garments."  j. e. Mcdonald  115    Kl  Wholesale Merchant Tailor  LING    ST.,    EAST,    TORONTO  Ask your Clothier to show you  ���������I BBA-D CLOTH!  no others as good  Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Dysentery Cordial is compounded specially to combat  dysentery, cholera morbus and all in  flammatory disorders tbat change of  food or water may Set up in the stomach and  intestines.    The complain's  ������L-*0    ._i_lQ_ O    *5\rx&x*jx\s*x    a u    S ii oaxxl cr 1      i. _*-*;������. 1*    _ u  Winter, but they are not confined to  the -warm mouths, as undue iaxness of  the bowels may seize a man at any  time.       Such a    sufferer    will    find  ������SJy\rX5AAj,      6CUCA    AAA     *,A1A3>    A^ASKlK-U. '  I      KIDNEY TROUBLE  all Uric Acid Dtseases. Including Kidney Trouble. Bladder Stones Gall  Stones. Gravel and Lumbago are rap-  idlv relieved and permanently cured  by" SANOL.. A remedy that has. an  enviable reputation throughout Canada. We will send letters from  scores of people, who have be*n cured  of one or more of thoaw complaints.  by  SANOL  Write for full information.  Price $1.50 Per Bottle at all Leading  Drusjjists.  THE   SANOL   M'FG.   CO.,   LTD,  WINNIPEG,  MANITOBA  219   Robert  DSKORM YOUR CATTLE  Wonderful how it improves  them. Heifers develop Into  better milkers. Steers fatten  quicker.  KEYSTONE ��������� DEHORNER  doos lt. Cuts clean���������hurts  little���������does not bruise flesh  or crush bone. Write for  free   booklet.  R.   H.   McKENNA.  St.   Toronto,   Ont.   Mentios  Old  Man Cuts' Wife's Throat at  Her  rvcquestt-,   Then Hangs Himself  A few days ago when a police  magistrate v/ho had been summon-vl  by'the coiicler_e.entered the room occupied by M. and Mme. Jan Vail  den Bosch in the Rue de' Transvaal, he  found the woman, who was 73 years  old, dying on the floor with her  throat cut, while her husband's bodv  was suspended from a hook ' in the  celling.  The man had Idled his wife with  her permission, and then committed  suicide in order to end a life of poverty.  The couple lived in Belleville, which  is one of the slum quar>ers of Paris,  for six years, and made a precarious  living by selling odds and ends of  every kind, from o'd bicycle tyres and  rusty tools co imitation jewelry, at  the weekly market which is held at  the La Villette gate of Paris.  M. Van den Bosch was formerly a  very rich man. His wife s father had  been official painter to the court of  the Netherlands, and his pictures and  miniatures sold for high prices. Ho  had villas at Nice and Ostend. and  his daughter was brought up In lux  nry. When she married M. Van  den Bosche, however, her father had  lost his fortune and she was penniless.  Both M. Van den Bosch and hlo  wife were regarded by their nelcjhbors  in Belleville as aristocrats. Despite  their poverty they had no friends and  the-' were always very reserved.  Their one amusement was to walk to  St. Mande, where there was a bowling  club, of which M. Van den Bosch was  a member. The old man played bowls  while hla wife looked on.  Two days ago one member of  the bowling club heard Van den Bosch  say to his wife: When there Is nothing left we shall kill ourselves.  Of late they sold practically noihina*  at the weekly market; thev owed two  mouths' rents and some tradesmen's  bills, and on Wednesday they were un-  ab'e to buy food.  When the concierge could not gala  admittance to their room she summoned a magistrate and two gendarmes.  A. locksmith tried unsuccessfully to  force the door, whereupon a pollc-3-  man climbed through a window.  M. Van den Bosch's body was stiii  warm. Beside his wife lay a bloodstained    razor.        Mme.     Van    den  ]5.-������c-4*r*<   -woo   a���������'AA   fr.   ttrhlcnat.   ���������������   Hy-Iv.'*   m*\  count of tha tragedy before she died  m*m&������fiiwimxBU  i4Nublack"*md "New Rival" Loaded Shotshblls  Qood shooters and sure shooters are Winchester " Nublack" and " Mew  Rival" black powder loaded shells. They are strongly made and loaded  with only standard brands of powder, shot end wadding. Their even pattern and deep penetration make them sure game getters/You will And  nothing better.   Sold  everywhere.    Look  for  the   Red ^f on  the   box.  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Every day brings us nearer to the  completion   of  the  Grand   Trunk   Pacific Railway.    This is emphasized by  the fact that passengers can now leave  Edmonton at 10.00 p.m.   in Pullman  Sleeping Car arriving at Pitzhugh  in  the  heart  of   the  Canadian   Rockies.  Albqrta, at 9.20 the next morning and  Tete Jaune Cache on the Fraser River in  British  Columbia? at 2 o'clock  the next afternoon, 16 hours to do the  journey.      This is remarkable when it  is considered that two years ago last  summer,    an     exploration    party     ia  charge of Mr. H. R. Charlton. General  Advertising Agent   of the    Company,  penetrated   the   forests   and   followijo?  the trails    through    the    Yellowhead  Pass, which trip'occupied 37 days of  continuous travel by pack   train    between Edson and Tete Jaune Cache.  This same distance* Is now covpred hy  the iron steed with a comfortable train  In 10 hours.  THE JOHN INGL1S CO., Limited  Bailors    of    all      kinds���������En^U*-*.  P-jajs, stsd Heavy Pisw������ VfoCk  Writ* us for Pric������n  14 **,fi������9chan j^ve.. Toronto, Canada  Never to be Supplanted  Thomas A. Edison's abhorrence of  stock speculation and market-riggl������������i  ts well known. Mr. Edison voiced  this abhorrence in a recent Interview  on electricity.  Yes, he said. It Ib true that an electrical machine has been Invented that  ���������will rid cheese of its mites. I doubt  though If any mechanism as efficacious as the promoter will ever be .'n-  vented for ridding widows of theirs.  Nell���������Don'* you think Miss Antique  keeps her age remarkably well?  Belle���������Sure. She never gives lt  away.  ' Said to be the largest tree trunk  ln the world is that of a tule tree at  Hitia, Mexico, which measures 145  feet in  girth.  Bluejacket's Neckerchief  It ls not known generally that t\e  uiuejacket's uisc*s necjierchlef, a survival of the service irournlng for  Nelson, Is the best British silk obtainable and that the admiralty Is a  very fast"--!'���������.������������������? customer. Two to  each man are issued annually and  many thousands of these discarded  scarfs have been subsequently worn  by Jack s femininity. A pair of them  make an excellent blouse.        ,  Don't you think" woman's education  should be equal to man's asked the  suffragette.  A woman naturally knows more  than a man does, replied Mr. Grow-  cher. If she goes on studying public questions, she'll know only A3  much.  AIRMAN WRECKED ON LAKE  Being  The Ready Explainer  This doesnY taste like genuine maple sirup to me, said the suspicious  purchaser.  Probably rot. replied the genial  grocer. After what you haye been  accustomed to the real article would  naturally seem strange.  TAKE NOTICE  We publish simple, straight testimonials, not press agents' interviews,  from well-known people.  From all over America they testify  to  tho  merits of    MINARD S    LINIMENT, the best of Household Remedies.  MINARD S LINIMENT CO.. LIMITED  Faith Destroyed  I'll never believe in phrenology  again.  Why?  We had a phrenologist in our bouse  the other night and got him to feel  the cook's head. He said her bump  of   destruction  was   small.  Under the Table  Let 11s celebrate Thanksgiving gaily  but temperately, said Simeon Ford.  t������������ humorous hotel man of New York.  Let us .emulate tho colonel.  The tC-lonal camo down to brea'u-  fcu$t, th-- .morning after Thanksgiving.  With  a  bandaged hand.  Why, colonel, what's the matter  ���������With your hand? thoy aBked him.  Confound ������'. all, the colonel answer*  .ed. wo hnd a little Thanksgiving party  last night, und one of tho younger  men _ot Intoxicated and trod on my  hand as ho was walking across the  acorn.  Women, rjmarked tha grocer, arc  toot bard to please.  So? lnterragatod  tho bachelor.  Yes, continued tho grocor. All you  have to do la to lot them have their  ij>wn wny.  Family Records In the Peerage  The fact that the Marquess of Don*  egall has lately made his first platform appearance at the mature age of  seven reminds one that he has been  fatherless since birth, yet were his  father, the llfth marquess, alive today he would be within a few weeks  of entering his ninetieth year. Tha  Duke of Norfolk will be well ov?r  eighty when h'.s son and heir attains  his majority whllo tutweon the oldest daughter o: the Earl of Abingdon  ���������Lady Edmund Talbot���������and his  youngest���������Lady Betty Bertie���������there  Is an interval of nearly forty years.  Mas    Narrow    tscaDe    From  Frozen to Death  Recently in Geneva, a Swiss airman  named Gysell had a narrow escape  from being frozen to death while flying in a hydroplane over Lake Constance .  He was caught in a violent snowstorm above Merseburg, and his meter stopped. Gysell was obliged to  descend on the rough surface of the  lake, where he remained clinging to  his wrecked-" hydroplane for tw������  hours.  Owing to the blinding snow he couid  not be seen nor were his cries heard  on shore. When the snowfa'-l ceased  he was rescued by boatmen.  THE FARMER AND  GRAIN  The  sure  and  satisfactory   way   in   whicft  the Western  Farmer  irke'  can secure tne highest possible market value for his wheat, oats, barley and  flax la by shipping It by the carload to Fort William or Port Arthur, or t������  Duluth if ears cannot be got for the oth-*r terminals <loadlng lt If oosslble  direct into the car over the loading platform so as to ������ave elevator charges  and dockage) and employing a strictly commission firm to handle and <41������-  pOSPi. of   It.  We continue to act as the Farmers' Agents solely on a commission basin.  We are not trackbuyers and we never buy the Farmers' grain on our own  account, but look after and dispone of the grain entrusted to us. as the  agents of those who employ ua. and tt is our desire* *%nd endeavor to glv*  everyone the very best service possible. We make liberal auvancps against  car shipping bflls. and will also carry the srraln for a time under advances a?  a moderate commercial rate of Interest, if considered advlsnuie. W������ Invite  aii Farmers to ���������write 10 us for Phlppinsr Instructions and market Information.  0*f*   ���������.. '  Thompson Sons & Company  700���������-i-03 Y.  GRAIN   EXCHANGE  GRAIN   COMMISSION  WINNIPEG, CANADA  MERCHANTS  _  When Yon Buy Matches-  Ask fer  No matter how deep-rooted the corn  or wart may bo, It must yield to Hol-  loway'B Corn Curo If used ns directed.  I  IW.WSY7  mWmMMUm*'&S  Hlo -ad Break  Why on eart.li do you como to ms  to borrow monoy, BUlups? said Haric-  away peovlBhly. Why don't you go  to Jorrocks? He's the prosperous  looking member of our set.  That's Just lt, Harlcaway. said BUlups. Jorrocks looks 00 vory prosperous that I am qulto suro he Bpoudi  every penny ho makes, but you, old  man���������why, you drcan like a man who  saves his money.  P.S.���������He didn't get It.  It is not often that a freight train  ls able to better the time of a regular  passenger service so that such an  achievement may be justly regarded  as something of a feat. This is the  record of a freight train on the Grand  Trunk Pacific the other day which  shipped a load of cattle from Wainwright to the Swift Canadian Co'a  warehouse In Edmonton, a distance of  123 mi.es, in 3 hours and 40 mlnutea.  the scheduled passenger time for the  same run being 5 hours and 20 minutes . The ."eat also shows a remarkable development in road-bed and  equipment since a similar shipment of  10 cars last year took 15 hours en  route while this year the train was  made up of 10 cars and clipped off 11  hours and 20 minutes.  An Edmonton despatch states that  contractors an the Grand Trunk Pacific contemplate the completion within the next 3 months of 90 miles of  track on the main line In British Columbia, west if Mile 53 as well as the  construction of a big steel bridge  over the Rue Sliuarp River. The  report goes on to say that commerich*,*,'  at the present head of steel on the  Fraser River with t.ho first of the  year the steel gangs will work at full  pressure throughout the wlnt.-r  months and by the middle of February 40 mllos will have boen completed. Bridge construction, will then be  commenced before the end of March.  According to the program steel mu.-u  be laid to a point 30 mllos boyond  the Ruo Sliuarp.  Largo extensions aro to bo mado  by the Grand Trunk Pacific to tho  Company's shops at Rivers, Man.,  whloli Is tbo first divisional point on  tho main lino west of Winnipeg and  Is the hoad*quartors for ropalr work  on both tho oarrtnrn and wontrrn divisions of the railroad at tho present  lime. These extensions will Involve  tho expenditure of thousands of dollars and will incliulo tho oroctlon of  house for tho'compnny's employees.  Forecasts of dovolopmont ln 1JU51  are alroiuly being mado In tho  west and groat hopes aro boljg built j  Happy Family Dissolved  After hav'ng lived in London happily together for over twelve months  in one kennel at a Be'.vedere (Ken*.)  hotel, a family cousisling o������ a spaniel, a wire-haired terrier, a black cat,  four pigeons, a bantam cock and a  tortoise, has been broken up by the  spaniel killing the birds.  'edLBltW  Saucy Milton  James the Second, when Duke of  York, made a visit to Milton, the'poet,  and asked him, among other things  If he did not think the . loss of his  sight a judgment upon him for what  he had written against his father,  Charlea the First. Milton answered.  If your Highness thinks my loss of.  sight a judgment upon me, ��������� what do  you think of your father losing hl3  head.  mv  ti^xttyc-ou:- ,j_B-^__8_3-S3  ifiiey nave a true   eareiy  base  head,   wit-   silent    tip.     Will  ���������ieve?  mil?/  iPf  "���������#������*, II  ������A������uO���������t<d  if  Oj,        ������  on..  Eddy's  Matches  have aatlstted Canadians since 1851���������accept no others-.  The E. B. Eddy Company, Hull, Canada  INSIST ON  GETTING MEDDY'S"  Washboards,   Wood  Pails  and  Fibre Pails and Tubs*  Tubs,  Use Your Influence for  Concrete Roads  ^^^Bmj^X)mmmt**aauimuiaaillaBi^^^^  ^^^^^mmaamaaa^^^*^  IOo* a box or six t������oxe������ ror ������2.cj0,  ���������t all d������al*r_. or The Dodds Msdl-  t(n# Company,  Limited.    Toronto,  Ph.iraohn Had the Hookworm  Tho hookworm Iiuh been preying oil  man perhaps for thousands of years.  A papyrus written 3,400 yours ago  contains a det.crlpt.lon of a dlaoano in  R/*ypt which many physicians doclur.?  wan tbo hookworm dhicafio. It. don-  o.rlbcn It too accurately to be anything  ���������tlKr*. In r.-cent. times It. was observe!  In rOfrypt lirnt in im;ih, but. the in-nr ro-  cord of troatmunt was made In 1887.  Whether or not muhula wiui ono cf  the chief cauaes of the <lown fall of  Greece and Rom*-, It Is vory certain  tb tut hookworm dliii'iuti* Iiuh played .1  part ln Asiatic, history. The nnnmlo  condition of million-* nf people century after century lias profoundly ot-  IVr.Uiil   Uit-u   . t.t/iiiiuut.  141.1,  un 11   niuu-j  up by the city of LethbrldKo of tho  l  oypoetod conHtruiltlon nf the nlr linn *  to Regina by the Grand Trunk Pacific  which Is to tap ooino of tlio richest  whont-ralBlng arena of Saskatchewan  nud Alborta and will givo Lotlibrldgo  an outlet on Hudson's Bay.  A Hit at Lost  And  ho  this  is tho end, said  tho  horo, as he bont ovor tho form of tlio I  dying heroine,    while   tho   orchestra  pin ye 11  iiorr, mill  tnuiiie.  Thank boavon for that!  "xoliUmed'  a palmitic voice from thn gallery.  Programmo all Laid Out  We   womon   aro   working  for  tho  There's no need to point  out the advantages of  good roads.  It used to be that there was little choice.  Macadam for the country and smaller cities was  the only material used. Then, twenty years  ago concrete was introduced. And for these  twenty years oonorata haa been proving  itself.  It is now acknowledged to be one of the  best known materials for roads or for street  pavements���������to be as far superior to ordinary  macadam as macadam is superiu* to sand.  Estimtittnjy *h������ Co**.  It is not the first cost of a road that determines it* s real cost} nor ia it the first six months  of service that determines whether it's a good  road or a poor one.  The only sure way to find out what a road  has cost, is to add to the first cost all that is  spent for repairs in fifteen qr twenty years.  Now. that's where concrete roadi win  every argument���������iheir hrst cost is practically  their onty cost; they require little or no upkeep  The kind of good road,  however, i9 a n o t h e r  matter.  cost    Concrete,  instead of   needing repair,  actually becomes stronger with age. N  Hov/ Yois CaSi Help.  You can help youi' community to come to  a wise decision the next time the question of  roads comes up. Four influence will be a  factor in providing yourself and your neighbors  with thoroughly satisfactory highways.  Wc wish to convince yon first���������w*t know  that when you are *'backed up" with facts  which we will zlzdly furninh you, you will be  able to convince your neighbors.  Make it your business to get these facts.  We have a special department which will  not only give you tho facts, but will also       ,,  supply valuable assistance to any com-        s>  munity desiring to build concrete      ,'  roads. y        ricsss  .1  Ask for  jLiiciMiuio *"  coupon.  <t  Good Roads  Ul       U������*l       U1A4  Ami  W.   N.   U.   Olt  ���������I and Ideals and tbelr   religion,  I that thoro can be no doubt.  Of  when   vou   Rot  It.  what   then?  Then we'll work to tako away man's  right to refuse.  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Earl Grey, former governor-general of Canada, wrote:  The hundred years peace has been  of untold value to the political and  social development alike 'of Great  Britain, the United States and the Canadian Dominion. We hope to have  3 worthy celebration of the event .two  years hence.  ., The Earl of Meath wrote: War between the two great branches of the  Anglo-Saxon race let us firmly bt*-  lieve to be an impossibi Ity in the future. Such a belief will go far to  make it an "impossibility.  ..Secretary o2 State,- Philander C.  Knox, of the United States, wrote:  This anniversary serves to remind  us not of the termination of a great  struggle, but of the subsequent - passing of almost a century of peace and  goodwill. In this long era of unbroken friendship, we English speaking cousins nave realised and benefitted from our kinship. Neighbor y intercourse and trade have developed  and grown to colossal proportions.  ��������� G." W. Wickersham, the United  States attorney-general, wrote:  The peace established between us  nearly a. century ago has now become  not only_n habit but a condition, one  which it is unthinkable should ever  be altered.  Martin H. BUrrell, Canadian minis-'  ter. for agriculture,  wrote:  If to commemorate special days, is  a good thing in general, it is especially pleasant to think of the commemoration of a day which has lent a century of peace between countries so intimately connected by. ties of blood,  race and language. ���������.-���������-.'  Judge-Harmon, governor of: Ohio,  wrote:  Yours is a happy thought to celebrate the anniversary of the treaty of  Ghent. It Is well io remind tbe people of tbe United States, Great Britain  and Canada that a century, lacking  only two years, has gone pby since  that treaty established between them  a peace which has prevailed ever  since. \ :��������� ?  Charles W   'Fairbanks, former vice-  . president of the United States* wrote:  We rejoice in the assurance of the  past and t������e present that the long era  of tranquility which we have enjoyed  will continue unbroken for ever.  Rev. W. H. Roberts, D.D., chairman ot the execu-ve-xbrnibJtfa?e- ef the  federar council of the churches of  Christian vAsierIea. wrote:  The treaty of Ghent put an end to  a strife, between brethren and usheiv  ed in an era of unbroken peace and  increasing eobdwlll between the two  great Enellsti speaktne nations.  Right Rev. ��������� C. B. Brewster, bishop  of Connecticut, wrote:  V/hatsoever war-s and rumors ot  wars there may be, we know that  there cap never be war strain hetween  this renubllc ������hd the United Kingdom.  President Meckenirte. of Dalhousle  unlv.rB'tv, Halifax, N.S.. wrote:  * Canada may well rejoice that she  has been fortunate enough to snen^  "Jit period of nptlens.1 vouth free fron*  the stnnti-^c ln<in������nces of war. Sh*  Jolnn the II*oIted Stato*-, and the Moth  er'nnd in celplrr^tlnir the nlu^+v-e'irhto  anniversav of the signing of the Ghent  treaty, whioh hns mei-nt ������o much.  wot o-nlv for Canada, the Emp're fln^  the United Stfl+ep. but also, for the  progress of clviilm-Mon..  Chancellor McCrlmmon. of MeMas-  teromlversltv. Toronto, wrote:  N'n*������tv-eteht vo������������r*i nf ne*",o an-i  goodwill thrnuohoiit tbe Anp-Jo-Saxor.  world. Mavthrs an eel of rt^ace ^o"-  tlnii������������ to be tho titat.'^smnr) of t.h" British Empire and of the United States.  ALBERTA  LIVE  STOCK  Rajah Brooks, a White  Man, is King  A j in Borneo  Singapore.���������The., recent warning  of Sarawak, on the island of Borneo,  to his native subjects to beware of  the wl.es of financial exploiters and  concessionaries lias once more drawn  attention to one of the most remark**  able territories in the world.  There is n^ greater romance In the  annals of severelgnty than the stoiy  of how an Anglo Saxon became the  crowned dictator of the destinies or  an oriental people. The story con  cerns the? dynasty of Sarawak, founded by Sir James Brooke, the uncle ot  the present rajah, who first saw the  light in England in the year 1803? He  became a distinguished soldier, served  in the Burmese������war and went homr:  severely wounded.  On a later trip to India the island*  of Malaysia? so charmed him that "he-  determined to���������Investigate them and  fitting ouK Che Royalist, a smai.  schooner, aud selecting a picked crew  he. visited the Rajah of Sarawak, in  the northeast corner of Borneo, dropping anchor 3ff Kuching. Muda Ha.s-  scz*\, the rajah, welcomed him warmly and besought his services in crushing a retallion. After Brooke put  an end to the uprising ���������the rajah offered him his crown, with all the kingiy  rights attach'.-ig to it, and he "was dulys  crowned Rajah of Sarawak by Omar  All. the Sultan of Brunei.  Brooke's first serious work was to  WARNS THE VATiCAN  ___, ������,_..    ..v-.*..     AV:A    -*l X.~    ^A.   '������.l_.t   MIIO.KXKJ       TVCAA       AAjyOAa      t.JC      AAA A ������\ 1.1^0     Ul      A������A tXltX*"  sia, who spread terror among the shipping on the coast of Asia and.the  Philippines, an*3 with the aid of the  British Asia vie fleet the pirates' vessels were destroyed and their stronghold -. taken. While the new rajah  was bringing the pirates to book. th-?.  Sultan Omar .411 regretted his part in  Hundred Thousand Head of Cattle Imported from Montana  Edmonton. ���������Estimates made by W.  P. Stevens, live atock commissioner  for Alberta, with regard to the progress of the live stock industry in  tho province of Alberta during the  year juat closing, show a vory largo  increase ln ihe number of cattlo  brought Into tho province. At least  100,000 head of cattle have boon Imported into Albprta from Montana by  Alberta ranchers, to be used for breeding purposes. Whllo the hoof cat  tie Industry, is growing rapidly, tho  most notable fcatuno in the Interest  tbo farmers aro showing In dalrv.  Ing. Aided by the offorta of tho pro-  vlnolnl government, which haa Imported a large number of pure bred  utoclc, tho faiuieiH ure acquiring herdu  ot dairy Shorthorns, thla brood holng  eatd to bo tho mo&t Bill table for thin  province. Tho raising of hogs and  ���������sheep on fcho big grain farms In south,  ern Alborta Is becoming an Important  adjunct to tho farming bualnespj  while the ranohoi- aro paying moro  attention to tho raising of ewes for  breeding puri,oiics than formerly.  , Mnrtrr*- Improvement In the- condition*  of hogs and shoop placod on tho mark-  Ot Is noted.  Germany WISI   Not Tolerate interference of the Pope  Berlin. ��������� Nearly 24,000,000 ' Ro-  mau Catholics in Germany are on tne  threshold of a grave dispute with the  German government:* Dr. von Beth-  maun-Hoilweg, the imperil!,! chancellor, depends for his majority in the  reichstag (imperial parliament) on the  votes of the Roman Catholic Center  party. The Center, together with the  Conservatives, constitute the only reliable parliamentary majority at the  chanceJor's disposal. . ;  i.t'Y's'Gpitj'is s, as they how openly  threaten, declare against the chancsl-  or, his position will be perilous in the  extreme.      He has promptly taken up  .e Cacnolic challenge.   Matters have  -joen brought tb a climax by the action of the federal council, under the  .-���������adership o" Prussia,    rejecting   the  ppllcation of Bavaria for a more liberal  interpretation of the  anti Jesuit  lawd.    The viruncll not only   frowned  upon the Bavarian government s independent cons-ruction of the laws, but  !&���������->    adopted . a    resolution    'Which  amounts to strengthening them.  The Cologne Volkszeitu__, the offi-  cia. Catholic organ, and the Germaa-  ia, the Berlin Catholic newspaper, declare tnat ������������������".he Pope's subjects" tn  Germany will ueveA tolerate the police  regime whlcn Prussianized German;,  . c-dsays o impose upon the Jesuit  propaganda. They add that th*  .at^ouc-s are prepared to resort to e\  treme measures. .   '.  The chancellor is iiuoted by the  well-iiiformed : Fr'ankfurtei- Zeitung as  having notified a prominent Catholic  parliamentarian that German patience  with the dictatoria. practices of the.  Vatican Is approaching the point of  exhaustion. Prussian .diplomatic relations with the Holy See, heis said  to have affiA-med, .will be absolutely  broken off fciie next time the Pope attempts to interfere with; the sovereign rights of the,state, as recently in  the case of the papal encyclical relating tp trade unions. The chancelor  warned the Catholic deputy that tbat  was the last papal intervention in the  independence 'of interdenominational  .organizations which Prussia will tolerate.  WILL NOT SIGN TREATY  CHINA       DECLINES      TO  ��������� NEGOTIATE WITH GREAT BRITAIN  Replying to Britain's Recent Note Regarding Tibet, China Refuses to Negotiate a New Treaty and Regrets  the Threat of Great Britain not to  Recognize the new Republic.  Peking.���������^--China's reply to the recent  note  of  Great   Britain   calling  upon  China to come to ah agreement with  her regarding Tibet, was de-iyered to  the  British  ambassador  here.   It   Is  courteous in tone, but firmly declines  to negotiate a new treaty.      It cites  the Anglo-Tibetan agreement of 1908,  under which Great Britain agreed not  to interfere in the administration of  Tibet or annex her territory,  China  undertaking to prevent other nations  froin doing the same.      It points out  that the agreement also provides that  China must police the trade routes In  Tibet and protect communications."  The note insists that China has properly regarded all her obligations.  China has found it necessary, it says?  to send large numbers of troops into  Tibet to do police duty, but the Chinese government sees no necessity for  Great Britain to send troops there  from India. It explains that it is  as much to the interest of China.-as of  England to maintain the present status in Tibet.  Regret is expressed in the note tbat  the Indian _overnment sho_'d close  all the roaC:s between China and Tibet by way of India declaring that  such an act Is. rarely resorted to except between nations at war. It regrets v Great; Britain's threat not to  recognize t^e new Chinese republic,  saying that recognition would be mutually advantsiseoiis.  MAY   IMITATE   GUY   FAWK������S  News Agency Learns They Wiii  Use  Explosives  in  House  of  Commons  London. ��������� The very insane desire for notoriety which has led the  militant suffragists into their present  outrageous pillar box campaign ls apparently about to carry them sti 1  further.  The Central News learns on good  authority that at a recent meeting of  various sections of the militant organizations connected with the woman  suffrage movement it was determine!  that drastic measures should be re-  resorted to :c the event of the government refusing to incorporate an  amendment ambodying woman suffrage in their forthcoming franchise  Hill. .'���������'   '* :.'*���������������������������  Among the expedients to which it  was decided resort should be bad was  that of calling for volunteers to make  use of explosives, both inside and outside  the  bouse  of commons.  The pillar-hox campaign of tire  raiitant suffragists was continued yesterday; two further outrages were reported.  THE SUNDAY SCHOQ  * ('/frs-K  LESSON I.���������-FIRST QUARTERA^tf  JAN.  5, 1913 :������L  .,,.,......_.. [ *^  Text of the Lesson, Gen   f. 1 tojl^  Memory ' Verses    27,    28 ~Gdde-  Text, Gen.   l,,,<1-������-Commentary:,,f?ir;  pared by Rev, O. M. Stearns. ''}  In  our meditation  upon  this moS  wonderful portion of the most wbnde:  ful book ever .written we wiR;prol  ably repeat many- things, -oplng^tlia!  thus   the  precious .truths'may.Yfiit������  many; hearts.      Mora,than vever!5_  do desire to be fully under thp 'cdSft*  trol of Him who wrote it that He>ma3j|  say through us only tbat which Is .togl!  His own..      The opening   sec tion. Yftjfj"  signed  to  us for today's lesson/coif  tains in the first verse the record^i,  creation;  in ������he second tbe result?^!  a   great   catastrophe  rest gvj account cf  ind   in  ai 1  xeat sis dayfS  restoration or fashianirAg anew of*the������  work which had by a. judgment boss  It is  not written that In six da^s*  God created, but In six days the Lorl  One occurrad in King's Bench-walk,  made (or fashioned) heaven and eartb^  -.-ryivils*      itr VS avri    *fVi������" *r\r*a+m ci T������       m\     /aTV*r>-      +"U������.   '���������������������     _.���������,_i     _.*i_    xlxmxX    t     x%* ������_*,    x ���������     /_^������_.*?  DEF-ENDS   CANADA'S   CREDIT  GIRL   HIRES  lonoam  Rajah Brooks  placing a white man on the thrdne and  attacked Kuching. With the aid oi  Sir Thomas ijochrane, admiral .of the  British Asiatic fleet, the Sultan of Brunei was defeated and a good slice of  his territory taken. Later Rajan  Brooke appropriated more territory until now alKthat remains of Brunei .s  ~i������>  ������.A. 4������4  AAAJAAA  Settlers Cannot Get Supplies  Edmonton.���������-More than one hundred  team outfits belonging to Bottlers from  tho Ponce Rlvor country who want to  *tnt out to Ertflon to get their winter",;  supplies aro hold up north of Athn-  hnnna River walt.lnnr for "*lr������|iy|-ifn������|f over  iiiu i������iwl ������U---Lcli ui tint, roitu,  Enstern Whe.it Country  F-und  Quebec,���������A  French  syndicate  ba������i  b������**on formed to develop a large trnei  of land In Lovlo and Bci:ocha������oo coun  .. .%���������.!., %���������       . ���������-..,. ������ *        .-  ...\fV,       ,. ..4^...      .4U.4     114A,IAl'A t,U      1444*^44      A4A.41U '-  *A to ho nwnmpv an^l viilu**!***!**, h*if  which It has boon found, will grow  whoat as fast and as woll aa the ftas-  fcatchowan and Alborta prairies.  Cli     oiuu������  wak and-British North Borneo.  Now firmly seated on his throne ho  turned his attention toward pacifying  the warring tribes of the Interior and  in this work was assisted by his nephew, Chares Brooke, the present rajah. . By the persuasive power of the  bayonet and Sword the land Dyaks and  other head-hunting tribes were reduced to submission and even to loyalty until now one is as safe in the  jungle districts of Sarawak as ln London or New York. Wise regulations  for the well being of the people were  jiade and every encouragement was  held out to the natives for the Improvement of their plantations. A golden  age seemed to be dawnln_*1n Sarawak,  when suddenly the Chinese employed  .'n the gold-mines revolted, burped the  pa'ace over the rajah's head and sent  him a fugitive from the capital. But  he returned, and with the aid of forces  collected by his nephew he wreaked a  terrible revenge on the Chinese. . The  terrible Dyaks, fierce as bloodhounds,  were allowed to work their will when  grape and canister had swept ovor the  town and not a.Chinese lived to tell  tho tale of bitter punishment. Some  battered, smoke-begrimed skulls are  sti 1 shown ot- a spo. near the upper  waters of the Rejang, grisly mementoes of men who. were, once rebels lu  this Sarawak uprising.  The noxt >.-x years were spent by  the aging ruler in the work of .civilization nnd guiding hla people's energies into peaceful pursuits, not to  spoak of making good the majesty of  law and order ln the'furthest roach ou  of his poBBouslons. Ho afterwards  returned to Englan-1. broken In health,  lonvlng his nephew In charge of tho  realm.  Sir Charles Brooke now alts on tho  throne of Sarawak, virile and capal.lo  still, a.thougu ho will be 81 noxt birthday. Having llvod a llfo only comparable ln h'.irdnoBs and daring to tho  western pioneers In Canada yours ago.  he has no Uho fdr tho comforts and  luxuries of r'lvillzutlon. He rises  with the nun and puts In a hard day a  work boforo mont mon have eaton thai.*  breakfast, Excopt when ho gives a  formal dlnnor, hp goon to h������vl nr .t  o'clock. iii) ia a kindly despot, who  hns no une for representative government, and *i������>mo of his docrooB aro  most drastic.  Both Sir Jamas Brooke and tho  proflont rajah married natlvo wome-n.  The latter also took a European wlfo,  who lived In Sarawak for many year.*  and took an active and h-lpfn' part in  the management of tho kingdom. Sov-  oral children worn hnriiKto them, 'rt  ���������.ibi-iiit- ii. uo.i, who wiih named Knja'i  Muda, which moans heir apparent to  tho throne.  London Financial Paper 'Repudiates  Recent Aspersions on Dominion  London.���������In the preface to the annual report of Canadian companies in  which it is interested, the British Empire seeks to defend Canada's goo I  name. Alluding to the alleged over-|  borrowing, the report says the truth!  must be admitted that Canadian cit-.  ies have been a. lowed In the past to  borrow too freely, and at too low a  rate of interest, thus encouraging extravagance. It warns the British investor to beware of the promises of  huge profits i'rom real estate, and says  that promoters in,the past have taken  advantage of Canada's great prosperity and great future to line th->jr  poQl-",?ts at the expense of the British  'public. The statement that Canada  herself has over-borrowed is too foolish to merit serious discussion says  the preface. The young country is  still in the early stages of development, full of energy and prosperity,  and its tot.V df>M'" has' only Increased  f**otii $180,000 OCT to $250,000,000 during the ten ye^rs of the greatest development. Sin* oan point to large  Increases and Rorpluses of revenue  and ran certainly not h������ accused of  strainin'g her credit. W^at is more  probable is that an excessive amount  of capital has been raised for her development.  KING   PARTT.ULAR   APOUT   SIGNING HIS  NAME  London.���������King  George    has    been  showing his entourage more and more  of hit  determination to keep a firm  grip upon  his    own    affairs.        One  hears in the privacy of the court of  attempts  made  by cabinet  ministers  and other public personages to treat  the King as a figurehead, and to expect him to  sign documents  without  having any idea of tnelr purport. His  Majesty's praotlce in those matters is  as firm as that of the late Queen Victoria, who caused much surprise and  no kittle  chagrin  ln  the  early  days  when she refused to append her name  to a document, the menntng of whioh  had not been fully explained.      It is  said that on a recent date, the King  showed his sense of    the affairs    of  things by withholding IiIr sanotlnn *,o  a paper for which a statesman In a  hurry sought his signature at a mv  ment's notice       The throne Is a very  real power nowadays, and   Its   Influence tends to Increase rather than diminish.  Wants Her Coireins Removed in Order  That she May Inherit Property ���������  Paris.���������An old ex-convict ? called at the prefecture of police and confessed that a young girl who is employed as a typist in Paris had commissioned him to murder her three  cousins, and psiuS him $36 on account.     'Y  According to the story he to'd M  Guichard, the head of the detective bu-  reaui?the girl expected to inherit the  property of a relative,, who however,  left a will stating that the prospective  heiress had displeased her.  On lesrnin*** th2.1- three cousin"  would divide the property, the typist  got into communication with the ex-  convict, who proposed to remove them.  Instead, he Look his story and the  money to the police.  The typist -was brought before M-  Guichard,-and confessed that the  storv -was true She has been released? as no crime has been actually  committed, nnd therefore, according  to French law, she cannot be punished.  Temple, where the postman, on emptying the box at 1 o'clock yesterday  afternoon discovered that a quantity  of dark liquid had been poured into  the��������� letterbox. ?  Many letters were damaged, ht-ft ln  no case was an address entirely obliterated.  The organisers of this insane cam  paign were more successful at the  pillar-box in Brandon road, Lee, wber?  a bottle of dark liquid was put into  the box inclioaed in an envelope, which  bore the Inscription: Votes for women;   blame the government. ' \  In this case the addresses on six  of the letters were entirely obliterated.  TO NAME BOARD ON B.C. CLAIMS  Ottawa.���������Hon. G. E. Boscowon,  of the Royal Field Artillery hns boon  appointed Aide de Crimp to Ills Royal  HighnoBB, the.Governor General.  Commission  Will  Consider    Plea    of  Coast Province for Preferential  Subsidy  Ottawa.���������The appointment? of the  commission which is to consider the  question of' better, terms of the province of British Co*'umbia; will, be  dealt with by the government shortly  after the return of Premier Borden.  There is to be, according to tbe arrangement agreed upon, three commissioners to be elected by the province, the Dominion and the Colonial  office. '  The o.nestlon to be. determined is aa  to whether or not the province of  British Columbia, for physical Teasons  Is entitled to preferential subsidy from  the Dcmnion.. The question has been  nt Issue between the province and the  Dominion for many years, but is now  in a fair way of settlement.  TROUBLE WITH DOUKHOBQR3  British Columbia Having Her Hands  Full at Present  Vancauver.���������William Blackmore has  made a specal report to the provincial Government regarding trouble  in dealing Aftith the Doukhobors (n  British Coumbla. Ho recommends  that the officials of the administration  deal firmly, but gently with -them  showing them much patience and put  the prosshre where it belongs���������on th<*  loaders. He recommends thnt Russian teachers be . appointed ln the  Doukhhbor sections. Ho suggonts  that no more of theBO be admitted as  Immigrants, except with the understanding that no exceptions of any  kind should be made ln the matter  of.observance of the law. He thinks  that a Doukhobor agent should be appointed with authority similar to that  ���������>f the othor ngents.  CONGRESS   MAY  OPEN   MARCH   15  President-Elect   Wilson    Anxious    to  Meet Wishes of Democratic  Leaders  Trenton, N.J.���������Congress probably  will be called into extraordinary session by President-Elect Woodrow Wilson shortly after his inauguration, perhaps by March 15, and the principal  legislation that will come before tt  will be the tariff revision.  After a two hours' conference with  Speaker Champ Clark, the president-  erect declared that he wou'd endeavor  to meet the wisbes of the Democratic  loaders in Congress who he was informed, were anxious, that the interval between the two sessions of Congress be as brief as possible. M,r.  Wilson announced before he left foe  Bermuda that he would call the extra  session to convene not later than  April 15. As to the exact date he  said, he would consult the wishes of  the Democratic leaders in Congress.  Mr. Clark is understood to favor  March 15 as the day to begin work.  The sooner we cret started the better, he told the president-elect.   Y  Both the speaker and Governor Wilson said Mr. Bryan's name had not  been mentioned in'the conference.  .-'������������������ When interrogated later about Mr.  Bryan? the speaker said plainly that  he did not like to be interview&d  about the Nebraskan. .      ���������  FATTENED   BY  CANNIBALS  Traveller telfe Smooth Tale of Adventure in "South America  San Francisco.���������Guy Vlllipone, a  former teacher who arrived here recently from the West Coast of South  America told a tale of cannibals while  attempting to cross from Ciudad to  Beunos Ayres.. He escaped after  many  to Callao.  - They were a strange people, he  said, and appeared to be ha'f man and  half ape. I have no doubt that they  meant to eat me. I was mistlfled  by all their kindnesses until I saw  that it was all directed to get me fat.  and then I thought I had better leave,  and I did.  n^vr.AM + i-i**'.*-)-*'--     art*-!     fr\i%YmA     V������l������     vtrnvr  NEW  L.  COMPTROLLER    TO  THE WEST  TOUR  Col.  Fortescue Who Succeeds  Fred White Will Visit  R.N.W.M.P. Poste  Ottawa.���������Laurance ForteBCue who  takes office as comptroller of the  Royal Northwest Mounted Police .-.t  the first of the year, on the retirement  of Col. Fred White, will probably  make an extended tour of thy west  during the coming year. He will visit the principal posts and stations of  the mounted police and will satisfy  himself at first hand as to the present  state of tho force. Tho now comptroller was attached to the mounted  police In the weBt during tho early  years of the force.  HORRORS OF THE  BALKAN WAR  Men on Ry; Construction  Vancouver.���������Six hundred men  ������ve  .>u.������ uiwiuijv uu uu i;iMiiti I'licUuil Ul Uio  T������n������������lflf������   flfflut      Vniit*t*n      t������������v*|,,.^,.      |.������  tween Vancouver and Fort George.  This number Willi noon be Increased  to 1,600.  the sea ana all that in them is (Ehsr"  xx, ii), or ag it is In Gen. 11. 3, "al?  His   work,   which   God   created   anii  made (margin created to make) .Th"  first  verse of    just    seven    Hehrev*  words and twenty eight letters, tell*^  all we know of creation and does Jidt|  tell us anything as to when it wa%������  It  is  a dat_less   statement and,  tofe  aught we know,  may refer to wba1  took  place  millions  of years in the  past.       Other   verses   bearing  upon.*;  this which should be most prayerfullVj'  considered  are  Ps.   xxxiii, 6,  9,  an<  Heb. xi, 3, which affirm that the creating word brought into existence that-  which God did not exist before.      ~T  That the creation    *vas    by    Him  whom we know as the Son of God !_':  most plainly stated in John   1,    1-3;  Col. i, 12-17.    Thus believing the flrst;j  verse  iij, the bible,  one can readily  believe every miracle and wonderful  record in the who"e book, according'  to Jer. xxxli, 17, and find comfort tw\  it as  the prophets and apostles  did?  (Isa.   xi,  28 31;   Acts iv, 24-31). The  words "In  t'ae beginning God" have  helped some whom I know, for they  have said, I Trill not begin* that whic_  I cannot begin with God. We do well  to pray tbat all our works mav he begun, continued and ended In Him.  In the second verse the R. V.>  reads: And the earth was (or became)  waste ana void. in Isa. xt</, 18, we  read: He created it not a waste. We-'j  know therefore, thr.t the second verse"'  does not describe it as He created  it. There are only two other places  where the words translated: without  form and void, are used together (IsaY  xxxiv, 11, Jer. iv, 23) and in each  there is a aesiVation because of a  judgment coused by a judgment because of a great rebellion., The suggestion by Pember in "Earth s Earliest Ages" that possibly the devil before* he fell was in control of this  earth may he well worth considering^  but we must wait.  Oyer this waste and void condition  the spirit of God moved, and God said  "Let there be light, and there was!  light"-���������more literally: Light be, and  light was. Thus early in the b_o_  we are made acquainted with God as  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit and are  shown that al' things are accomplished by the Si'irit through the word.  In the first verse we have already noticed a four times seven of letters,  andr if we count we shall fir a in our  lesson today the name of God just  five times seven, suggesting an abundant completeness (i, 20-23; ii, 1-3).  In this section God ls seen working  unhindered by His   Spirit   and   His'  word, and when He is allowed to work  as unhindered in us we shall be perfectly new creatures to His glory.?l,et:-  those who decire to know God' coiintY  tbe number of times that the different ���������  verbs are associated with j^lla name*;.  and do not accept my figureB unless?  you prove them correct:   Said  (10)i?  saw (7), divided, 5; called, 6; created;?  5: blessed, 8; made, 6; rested,"2J set??  ended, perished, sanctified, given?!;  it waa so. fl; let, 14.    More Important.?  however, is it to notice that God alone  Is seen working, so it wqs in Christ  when He was here as man and ao it  should be In us (Phil. !!, 18).  Inasmuch as there are ages enough  for all the geological periods between  the first two .verses, I am willing tb ac-.  nept the days as ordinary days, but  let each one be fully persuaded for  himself.  Not onPy have we here the record  of God making by His Spirit nud His  word in earth, air and sea? but we  aro taught by II Cor., Iv, 0, to find an  analogy in the work of God In man,  whose llfo because of sin ls all waste  and void and dark.  By the spirit and the word, Mght enters tho dark bouI . Christ Is received  and there le a now birth. Thus becoming a child of light, thero ls a dl-  vleion between light and darkness.?  and waters from bolow do not untlsTy  so tho water that He gives Is desired  and enjoyod. Thero ls tho power of  resurrection ns on the third day tho  roilecUoii of the light of the sun in  our lives as en the fourth day, then  tho abundance and frultrn'iueHci of the  fifth day, while Uio sixth day soes  man, mule nml female, ln tho Image of  God with dominion ovor all things.  If we would enjoy tbe rest of the  novonth lay,, while wo wait for \U  full coming, we must wholly coafce  from ourselves and all our works.  Use  Wireless on   Railway System if  Successful .<  Washington. ������������������ Tho Union Pacific  Railway has made application lo tbo  Dopnrtmont of Commerce and Labor  for llconse to oporato a wlroleas Kvile m along lt������ system. The company  wln-huH to install a tochnicai oxporl-  mont station, nnd the government Is  re<.ue;:tetl lo give 'perinlmdou fur *m������h  a station whtoli, It Ib said, will be th������i  tioconrt of tho kind In the country.  Several wirH'vn Htatlonn, U In announced, will bo constructed -ivhen th������  llc<>r?io l������ iHHiicd.  |\P^P������^'  fOTiyi,^^"^*11^^^^^^ _'iiiiirnri*iirJiii���������if-im   'Wi^JM'^wZmm |  CHOL.EM 1//CT/ATS JM/A/P   ,  4Mt441All44������.      '���������     At.     I.H.tilt.     KHUHl     lbSU^'H  1>V    fit,.    1 ,-i������>4*".-t������������    r.mim.1%,    ^rt..������.rt|i    .1......  ��������� bat 4UH>,tJ10 iicmoiiB could have tono  to tbo polls at tho borough counc'l  ocotlona  on  Novombor  1,  but nuly  l jit.uiib ���������t'' per cent���������did so*  .'SlIMt  ���������M������,������.������������������.iii������i������m,ii.������������������������������������ll,ww���������4,l,m���������.,������,yi4l,���������lllllll,l���������illl,liil.,,.  iwM'i������!iiii'im������^^^ 3_HE CBESTON BEVIEW, OBESTON, \B; C.  \ vay they di������sapearcd,were irmch appre-  j ciated.  After supper dauoing was again  S indulged in. 1  Before dispersing,  a vole of thanks  was given to Mr. and Mr* Paul Hagen,  and indeed two much ountiot he sunt iu  I praise of Chair untiring en rgy mill bui-  i *  I oitnlity.    A vote of thanks was also gi-1  ven to the Xmas tree committee and to  1 Walter J. Cooper and Frank May for  excellent way in whioh they had attended to the decorations. It was after ojj  o'clock before the happy crowd dispersed  Long will the jays of that night live in  the memory of thoso present.  Joe Wigen of Canyon .City spent  Christmas with his friends here, he ������e-  tarned to Canyon Oity, Sunday .  Tho Social olub held another dance ou  Saturday the 28th which was well attended, and tho. dauoing was kept going  uutil after two o'clock.  Fine Engraving   in  S*������������984a<&kf%������3m$ _-?������?^slf_������o_  w I      i  fir&isiisetf for Reatfers^afthe  ������JWi  pa  BILLIARDS AND POOL, HOT OR COLD  BATHS, CIGARS, CIGARETTES AND  CONFECTIONS. RAZORS     GROUND  AND. SET. ���������."'      .'.  SAM HATFIELD,Prop.  -_-_-*^;,tw_i_CTngBiiia������ggq  abu������  METHODIST CHURCH  Miss M. Butterfield  was a   visitor to  Services will be held every Sunday .as j Creston Monday. She returned on Tues-  follows: I day. ~  Morning - - 11:00 a.m.  Evening   -  Sabbath School  7:80 p. m.  _:2ft p. iu.  s  I urii.vftii    _ " ili_-iiM-_i  I"       djj^ "      [EARLY    INDSSCI-ETIO^S    AMD  ���������^������-f' EXCESSES  HAVE UWDER-  BMME������ YOUR SYSTEM  Ths nerves control all actions of the body so that any-1  thing that debiiit���������Ces tirear will weaiea^t- orgaas of|  the system, t^irly- ic<5iscrcticns said Excesses liave ���������  ruined thousands of promisics young zsxa. Unnatural fl  Drains sap their visor aad vifc-ty and shay never develop g  lo a proper condition of Bjon���������>xi. They re_t&iu weak-1  j lings, mi'Ota'iiy, phys:call;' and sesoaUy. How yoafeels f  Are you nervous rind, -a-calr, d'-spoadeat aad gloomy,!  specks hofora tha eyes -with dsr'c circles aader them, j  v.-c:-.k bacl:, kidneys irritable, pa'pitr���������ioa o������ tha heart. {  ba-'-hful, debilitating dreams, sediment ia urine, piciplesj  en tho face, eyes susten. b.otlow cheeks, careworn ex-i  proscion, poor memory, life������������������", dlstrastfal, lack energy |  r.nd strength, tired morniags, restless nights, change- J  abio moods, premature decay, bone pains, hair loose, etc ]  Thin is the condition our New Method Treatment is  GUARANTEED TO CURS  We havo treated Diseases of ilea *or almost a Hfe-g  tiino and do  not have to exper_a������at.  Consult usH  FREE OF CHARGE -f  end we will tell you whether you are curable or not. B  We guarantee curable cases of H  NERVOUS BEBUiTY, VARICOSE VEINS. SLOOD g  AND   SKIN   DISEASES.  GLEET.  BLADDER       f������  USSNARY AND KIDNEY CQR1PLAINTS g  Free Booklet oa Diseases of Men.  If unable to e������_j  write for  QUESTION LIST FOR HOME TREATMENT  You are  welcome to   tarry with us  Fred L. Carpenter  Pastor  PHES5BYTKRIAN    CHURCH  ���������    Service every  Sunday   at   H a. m  aiHl ?*o6 p. m.  Sabbath School at 2:30 p. m.  Adult  Bible Class at elose of even  ing service.  .       \V. G. Blake  Miuister  , CHURCH OF ENGLAND  iti ��������� .-������������������������������������   .  ! Christ Church  Dec. 5th (2nd Sunday after Christmas)  Matins, Litany Sermon 11 a. n������  Erickson School House Sp.ui  ��������� Suuday School 3 p. m  Evenson"  Sermon 7 p. n>  Philip O. Hayman (Vioar)  Land Notice  ���������  I  Drs.KI  ft  Detroit, Mich.  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St.,  I <8*_ ic' AH letters from Canada must be addressed  ll_9_i- to our Canadian Correspondence Department in Windsor, Out. If you desire to  see us personally call nt our Medical Institute iu Detroit as we see and treat  no patients in our Windsor offices which are for Correspondence and  -laboratory for Canadian business only.   Address all letters as follows:  DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Wmdior, Oct.  .Write for o_r private nddreaic    amworm  aau  sa___-a_a-___-^  Tha Riv&psitie _������wrser#e������  Comprising J 25 Acres GRAND FORKS, B. C.  Pears    ��������� PPM F VPFSlS   ^eao^es  \PBiims ���������������* *** * ������fcfc������   & foes* 8 es  GUARANTEED HOMEGROWN  Cellared���������Roots in earth, no danger of winter killing  "We can hold your trade."  Efttablished lOOObytho HOW. MARTIN BURRELL  Minister of Agriculture  I ALL STOCK DELIVERED TO YOUR RANCH AT CATALOGUE PRICES  Nelson Land District.    Distriot of Wes*  Kootenay  Take notice that Levi Bent of tbi  City of Cranbrook, occupation a laborer  intends to apply for permission to pur  chase the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted 30 fee*  distant in a Westerly direction from th<-  North West post of Manntrio's Lot  Thence North 20 chains; thence "wesi*  20 chains; thence South 20 ohains;  thence East 20 chains containing fort}  acres more or less.  Levi Bent,  Applicant.  Dated Ootober 1, 1912. ���������  I For Catalogue and Prieo list, write to���������  WALTER V. JACKSON, Agent, Creston, B. C.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND WAJJKEK, C.V.O.. LL.D., D.C.L., President  ALEXATJCEH LAIRD  General M������_aj"er  JOHN AUU)  Au.luinnt C������*ncrnl Mfinnijw  CAPITAL, $15,000,000  REST, $12,500,000  DUCK CREEK NEWS  FARMERS' BUSINESS  The Canadian Bank of Commerce extends lo Farmers every  facimy ������oi the transaction of thrir hiir.lcinj! .Misincss, including*  the discount and collection of sales n..i���������fi. Blank tales nolcs  UX��������� suppued ace ut tliui-jv ^i. :.; ;~.:c:"!:?r* ��������������� -  Percy B. Fowler, Manager Creston brancn  (Continued from Page 1)  Ragna Hagen and Wallio Johnson. A  dialogue entitled ''Arabellu'a poor tola-  tions" played by tho MIbhos Phoebe  Butterfleld, and Amy Johnson and  Frank May and T. Buttorfleld made  quite a hit. Miss P. Butteiileld ns tbe  haughty Arabella cortainly uoted hoi  part, whilo MIbb Amy Johnson aa the  quiet nnd submissivo oousin played hor  part to perfection T. Buttorilold dioHb-  od in torn ovorallB, and old duok com  and slouoh hat playod woll tho part ot  tho country jcfeliin, -while tfruuk May aa  Arabella's beau amua-^d tho crowd with  hin f.wnnk. Tho olimnic of the oveuiiiR  howovor, wus whoa IC. Bparkoa, Miss  Annall agon and JMino Emma Johnaou  presented a ono not faroo ou titled "The  train to ilauio". Mies llagon, ntarrlng  nn rvliH. I,u(,lt-i-llk, kept the houao in a  nontinnal nprniir all through tho piece,  whllo MiHH K. Johnaou ttiade a capital  bud boy. Mr. Hparkoa, who was r������������-  pouBiblo for thia doaorvoa groat credit.  ;-'      ��������������� " m..i������i,i-   ti,,,   trnnt\  tnillgH WOl'O 'aUJJUUU U1UUUU MMM    Wjr    I'xxm  Miss Butterfleld and her aunt* Miss  Orotch loft on Wednesday's weht bound,  ciie former for Rioudei aud the latter for  tor Kelson.  W. J. Cooper and W. B Muir were  visitors to Oreston on Tuesday.and took  m the danoe.  A sleighing party was made up on  i'uesday to go to Creston and take in  he dance. The party consisted of M  vVigen and Miss Olga Wigen, Carl Wi-  ;enund Miss Anna Hagen, T.Butter-  ield and Miss P. Butterfleld.  The Duck Creek orchestra is growing  ���������>ipidly?it is now composed of 4 violins-  1 <nouthorgans, 1 cornet and 1 kazoo.'  Peter Ands'tad loaded 2 cars of posts  >r the C. P. B. the first of the week.  Monrad Wigen spent several days  last week getting out timbers and leveling the site for his box factory.  Mr. Johnson of Montana, a cousin of  Paul Hagen, is visiting at Mr.   ELigens  He is looking over the district  with a  view to settling here.  Matt Hagen and Frank May, drove tc  Creston Tuesday morning and stayed  , or the dance.  Mr. and Mrs. E, Sparkes entertained  a few frienda to supper on. New Yean*,  day,  School reopenB on Monday, Jan 8th  Last Tuesday niyht was a night out  cor a bunch of the members of the sooial  club, Eleven of them drove to Oreston  in a sleigh, kindly provided for the occasion by Monrad Wigen, the object be  ng to take in lhe New Yoars' Eve danoe  The weather had been miserable oil  day but cleared up in time no that the  start was made at seven o'clock. Those  who went were oertaiuly not dlaappoiu-  ted, all beiug loud ln proclaiming that  they had an excellent time. Wo hope  io enjoy some moro of Uiobq outiugB in  tho noar future,  Everyone wants a piotnre of the members of the  Government of  Canada.   The "News-Advertiser" has had prepared for the exclusive  ttee of its readers in this province a large engraved plate of 'Rt.  Hon  B. L, Borden and his Ministers.  The group is redrawu from the latest photographs of the eighteen  Miaigiers, who compose the advisers of..Hia Royal HighneBB the Gov-  ernn-c-Ganeral, IY is printed in sepia on heavy board ready.for framing  and will be of the greatest educational value in the home, the sohoo  aud the library,  The Prime Minister, HON, R.L BORDEN, occupies a central poal- ���������  tion, and is shown standing at the head of the Council Table.    Seated  about him are his colleagues.  Dimly in the background the features of Sir John Maodonalu look  down on his successors.  How to Obtain the Picture   ��������� ���������  \   Thi-fine engraving, of which a limited number have been prepared, will be eent ���������  FREE OFCHARGE  to new subscribers, or to old subscribers, who renew their subscriptions  for one year ($3 00.)  For out of town subscribers the picture will be tubed and podtaga  prepaid.  Non-subsoribers may obtain copies on payment' of  50 cents,   It  maUad, ten oents extra for tubing and postage.  Applications and remittances (cash must accOBspaa'f e*der), si������s������  be made to  The Circulation Manager  "News-Advertiser^* Vancouver,B.C.  t  /  AND ORNAHENTALS  fnlrietpoaji- FqtafP WllP^PPiP'S  tJUlUUil UUlll    LdlUiO   ilUl uul Ibu  VERNON, BC.       '  *#   .  Z /-  ���������    j  i  All our trees are Home Grown and guaranteed true  to name. , We carry all tlie leading varieties most  suited to this district. Our specialty is budded stock  on three-year-old wholerqqts.  ���������^^  #  +,  ���������  For further particulars apply to our local Ageut.  Je-BUnco, Box 39, Creston, B=G,  "^-  Ed. Southwell, who bus for several  months been travelling iu tho States returned to his ruuoh Tuesday.  Onrl Wigen leaves for Spokano, Sunday, from there ho will go to Oouor do'-  Alone, to tako a 8 months oourso in a  bnslnosn college.  Tho Sooial Club danoo for Saturday  night is canoollod. Thoro will be one  an usual the followiug batuiduy.  P. AndoBtad and family spent New  Years with Mr. and Mra. Paul Ofner.  MAIMM  ������.AVAi.**_  Cotton Ruui Compound Tablets  Tlicno I'llli* nr������ compoundod with tbo ft-rentest  two Uma tlie most, relit hlo ^'������*d^.A'������'w������A������  itlmicc; uucli uu iuo hftlnir ������������������<) wiih much tuccea.i  ted phyMicUii'i 1  .... , c tor tho dlftreaittur  lo whlrli tho louiulo cpmtll'iUiiii In llnbi-i  Creston isftercaiitlle  Company %td*t  OTshcs to tha-K their  mmiv friends and cu$*  omcrs for their valtsed  patrona.e during the  past yvart and to take  this opportunity to wish  tbetn one andall a \Dery  _Ift2lKR5? XmHS and  a-ftflS. V and lOros-  ���������Kro- mttizzk "ear.  I  \  hftlnir t��������� -  by tho inoit coleb-nted pliynlcU'in* kuowa.  ���������I'lii-v ������r������ ii HpuclJJc lor tho dUtreailnfc. dlsordtni  ivir^ *���������.! H tin**.   No. a (ci-in It itronficr). JJ.1^;  box.   .Mill! ut llll U(HU l������i"'h������. ���������"."> _ ' li'';���������'"���������������������������  It.������.*;a1 tit-ntr Co., m\. C������Ui*rl_������������t Ont*  m**ipvnKvmt*!'Vi.-:X-';evir!}<i. 'nr   '-<p<*,*f.*| j.T^p- "������������������������������������--���������������������������������������������������������������>��������������������������� r.r.^Y, ,i,r.,-..;:;;Miil%u.-,A,;u���������,  *************  ���������^^^^-^.^^M-MM-MllllllMiili! 11^ i  ������...  mm

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