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 ���������,. jasT^-wwiK'Ssa:^- _.._. .  _  .... ^'.-i&fl^xtittt^i&S'iffiffi  ALL THE NEw*S  of the GRESTON"|  DISTRICT  AS! Roads In East and West Kootenay Lead to Creston  >   _   "v  ^?^iYvY?������?���������I?!^S?^S^?Pi5?S^i|sk^^  .'- ' '-~-'.'ti-ti  ������������������������������������:.   '������������������ '^?:^ *5^v'-*is--'-s'MSs^sM_  ������,*^������s.-*  ���������a-.fca������y������.������.'**r-r.  ���������-=S*������i,  B      ���������*_? .    r    m  ',  I VJL_  ������ JN_-,v v J  SENT TO ANI|  ADDRLSS   FO_Ii||  $2.00 A   AEAFI ^???:;l^j  No. 28, 5th Year.  CRESTON, B.C,   FRIDAY-   JULY   18. 1913.  Single Copies 5c.  LOCAL ���������_  town over Thursday.  th. of Nelson was ia  O.O. 8., 3IGNAFIES ORANBROOK  OO-OPBRATIVE STORES.  A. J. Oollis, is busy just now in put-  tine an addition to his residence, he  will have a very nice horns when completed.  Judge Forin was a passenger on yesterdays eastbound train, on his way to  Fernie to preside at the hearing of a  criminal case.  Five per cent discount for cash all the  time.   F. B. Jackson.  Mrs. A. B. S Stanley and children arrived on the regular train Saturday to  take np their residence with the editor,  and now we all feel at home in Oreston.  ���������The C. O. S. of Oranbrook is selling  Iron Beds with mattress and spring for  $11.  The exchange of _oq_b for the Government Circulating Library is here and iii  next issue of the Review we expect to  publish names of the volumes. The  collection contains abont 90 books.  ���������We can supply you with MeSen-  jseis selected seeds at Oalgary  prices  F. B. Hawthorne, of the Hudson Bay  Company, was doing business in town  Thursday and today.  How ahont soft water for washing?  GetEavestroughing put .np hy Embree  for 15 cts a foot.  E. Mallandaine, who has charge of  the irrigation project at Invermere,  was in town over Sunday shaking  hands with his many Creston friends.  He left on Mondays eastbound.  A small house to rent on Victoria Ave  apply J. Cook.  George Paysee, who works for Mc-  Creath, while but walking, Saturday  had the misfortune to slip on the sidewalk and sprain his left arm. It is doing as well as possible and George is  having a holiday perforce.  CJ    A  Q������������������ fmt.m^s ���������  Ui/CU4 0.  ti -House to Let.-Apply to A. N. Conl-  in***,4th -tree. Creston. '  ���������Holstein Bull, Sir Glen Pertertje  Korndyeke, No. 10765, will he at Bonny  Brook ranch, Canyon City, during season 1618. Service fee$5 onsh.D. J. Lyon.  The preserving season is here, we  have sealers in all sizes.   F. H. Jackson  ���������Send for onr prices oh furniture, we  pay the freight.   CCS.  Forty yearB in use, 20 years the standard, prescribed and recommended by  physicians. For Womans ailments, Dr.  Bf artel's Pills, at yonr druggist.  H. Salmon of Lethbridge was a passenger on the eastbound train Thursday returning to his home from a visit  To "the coasts "IK was' nauc-^strxick  . '-/  with Creston and while waitingfor the  train to leave, ordered some berries  from the Cre3ton Fruit Growers  Union.  A tea set free with Malkins best tea  call for a sample.   F. H. Jackson  Uncle Tom's  Cabin Co.   played here  Tuesday to a packed house.   Tbey put  on an after concert  also whioh  was a  great success.   The show started about  ���������8:25 and lasted till midnight,   Those in  attendance certainly got  the worth of  their money.  USTRALIA'S REAL  VOTING dTRlNCTH  Every man or woman twenty-one  years of age?, who has lived continuously in any part of Australia for six  months, a British subject or naturalized, is, if not specially disqualified,  entitled to be registered as an elector,  and to be a candidate, without qualification of property or term of occupancy. The franchise is the same for  both Houses. The registers are made  up just before the election. There is  no plural voting, On the other hand,  by a wise liberality which our Progressives-would do well to imitate,  provision was lately made against the  m 44. UIXCXX  _tr.ii.44._OjJiaOtXl���������7JJl4 OJ.   IIJ145      DAJCTOrJ.'-  er, the harvester, the commercial traveller, the artisan seeking work, ahd  others away from home.  Electors absent from the constituency in which they are registered are  enabled to record their votes at any  polling booth throughout Australia.  This provision���������which incidentally delays the publication of exact results  has, it is believed this time prevented  over 250,000 electors from being excluded from voting, being 12 per cent of  the total poll. At our own General  Elections in the United Kingdom we  have the nations decision to be made  hy less than 11 per cent of the Census;  X������   TT  "Rio 4.1V  r������  A qhaok to rent npply J.Cook.  |-5>  Tho City of Victoria is sending  out  invitations to her First Annual Carnival Week, to be . held  August 1th  to  the 9tb, 1.918,under the patronage of  H.R.H. The Duke of Connaught,   the  Lieut.-Governor of British Columbia,  Premier   McBrido,   The  Marquis of  Ormonde.the Mayor of Victoria and  tho Oity Council, Sir Thomas   Lipton,  W. L. Hathaway,   representing    the  Commercial Bodies of San Francisco,  beaid'jH numerous distinguished gentlemen, and thoro is ao reason why tho  chief city  of our great  and  glorious  provlnco  should not ho able   to carry  to a successful finish an affair of  this  nature.   These will  ho all kinds of  sports on land  and  water, besides  a  flower show and firo works.  Wigen met with a painful accident a  few days ago while on a fishing trip  up Summit Creek. He slipped and  fell backwards striikng his back on a  log. Dr. Henderson was called and  states it will be some time before the  young man will be able to use his back  again. Mr. Black ia just recovering  from the effects of a posioned hand  with which he suffered for some time.  ���������New stook of Wall paper at Harry  Leonard's shop, Sirdar avenue.  _,_ 1..4."       _, rTI���������    4-1 * 4���������- I- 1 11..4-  pO(jiiiHi.iOil.       J-u me -cvuBiaiiiwui utuiui.  box there went actually something between 40 and 50 per cent of its four and  a half millions. It is as if, in the United Kingdom, the votes actually cast  counted np to twenty millions; or  in the United States, to over forty millions! What polled in Ansti-alia last  Saturday���������with a smaller percentage;  cf .illiterates, ������ith a political self-con?vl speers.  sciousness more nearly universal, and*""'"  with a greater freedom from ' ���������illegitimate influences" of any sort than at  any other national election in the  world-was a whole people.���������The New  Statesman, London.  PflOlGJ  IS  *rim**  iGa ARREST  , Saturday morning while everybody  Vas celebrating the Glorious 12th, a  call came.to.Provincial Constable Forrester- fco go to Erickson to look up the  ipase of a man who was relieved of his  ;money by some slick-fingered individ  fual. He went at once and in a very  vshort time returned, bringing in John  Norduland a new-comer from Minnesota.  ���������; It seems that ������, gang of men were  going to Canyon City to work on the  government road, had put up at the  hotel, and {accommodations being at a  premium, they slegt together, and in  the night Norduland deftly removed  the roll of bills from Emil Norburg.  ?In the morning as soon jis the loss was  discovered it was discovered and the  constable was on the job. He brought  >his man to town and on Monday he  was tried before Magistrates'Lowen-  tmrg and Watson, and on the afternoon's train liken to Nelson to serve a  term of 6 months.  -.,f In Nelson it developed that a man of  his description was wanted for theft  of a watch and $90.00 from a resident  of the restricted district and the complaint being taken by Magistrate Irvine, Mr.. Norduland faces a second  oliarge.  ? It is gratifying fco know that the  strong arm of our Canadian law is not  one whit weakened by the disadvantages of distance and sparse means of  esio  Eonous  communication.  - ���������For yourSpring painting use Bapco  pure paint. For sale in all colors at  CANYON CITY NEWS  OUGK CREEK NEWS  special    l rains   Jtsring   Crowds  From East and West���������No  Accident to Mar the Day  At about 11:30 the Cranbrook crowd, 250 strong, arrived and an hour afterwards the -^special-from Nelson arrived  bringing about 150 people. This with the crowds from our  own district made a very nice crowd and just about measured  up to the; expectations of those who were 'handing out the  edibles.  At 1:30 the parade formed on 4th. St., headed by Wm.  Trotter as King William and followed by the Cranbrook  band. The Nelson, Cranbrook and Greston Loyal Orange  Lodges. They marched to the recreation ground and there  in front of tlie grand stand formed a square. The address of  Welcome by Rev. F. L. Carpenter was a very masterful effort, he said in part:  Bill Burton, Stanley Gwynne and  Dick Bevan left yesterday for a fow  days fishing in the Goat River. They  took tho benzine buggy to Kitchener  and a packing outfit tho rest of tho  way, and now we will havo some fish  also some -Nil ntorien. Dick took outfit onough for a South-Polar Expedition and about all thoy lack now is an  airship.  Currants and Raspberries are  now  on tho local market.  Miss V. Joliffe returned to Revelatoke  Saturday after a week's holiday witb  -lassie White.  Mr. and Mrs. R. Kifer moved to Ores.  ton, sorry to lose two of onr residents.  Mr. Anderson and family have moved  to Portland, Oregon.  Can't someone onuse some excitement  to hold the population, it's gradually on  the decrease. A xnorry-sco-round, Ferris  wheel, moving p'otnre show, nny thing  to beep the crowd.  J. Woods was home for the 12tb.  Flossie White entertained hor young  friends Thursday night. A gcod time  waB eujoyed by all, playing gninrs and  cards and dancing, fiinishing up with a  In noli of ice eream nnd oake.  NELSON LAND DISTRIOT  DIS-RIOT OF WEST KOOTENAY  TAKKTnotioo that Louio M, Young of  ���������UroBtouB.G.occupation Mnrrled Woman  intends to apply for permission to purchase'.thofollowln-"* dofioribud lands;-  Oommouolng nt a post planted ou tho  cast bank of Goat Iiivor 2-10 ohains north  of tho north wont oomor of Sublet IB of,  Lot 4602, Gronp 1 thonoo oaat 20 chains,  tluuion north 80 ohainn, thonco west 20  chain*, moro or ions, to tlio eant bank of  Goat Rlvor,thonco southerly along wild  oaat hank of Gout River to the point of  oommonoemont,  ooutainlng 100   aores  moro or loBBr  Lrmlo May Young,  Tho people in charge of the advertising for tho Spokane Fair are early on  tho job, thoy must beliot/e in adverfci-  nlng, and just as a gentlo reminder let  us Hfcate, that ia a good thing to believe  in hut in tho meantime the fair uforo-  said will tako placo from Sept. 15th to  .Sept. lUufc. Tlio fcipokuno pooplo al-  waya havo-ji, good fair too.  Pato _-.) April, 1010.  Wm. Arrowsmith,  1 mf.mX  4������\/Qu  FOR BALE���������Thoboantilnl homowith  ita magnifloeut flow era, woll appointed  lawn and flowerlii Hhrubbery,lately vn-  oalrorl hy the Rov. P. Hayman, ie lor  Bale or will ront to a desirable tenant.  For fnrther particular-* onqniri from  T. M. ICdmondHon, GrwHton B. O.  WI4UU.  444  0. I0X    ������*r.%������V J-44V   ������*4.fi,..������,t   4U4I44\.4IJ  the Preubytorian Ohnroh, prloo 125.00.  Apply to TIh* Manw naxt to tho ohnroh,  Canyon City was well represented at  Oroston on tho 12th. Tho going is O.K.  hut folks ''noo things" coming back  (effeots of "just the hot sun")  .Taok is a capital walltor, and if thoro  is one thing he likes bettor than another  itB walking from CreBton after the danco.  Tho Ladles Aid will hold a bn/.nnr on  July 22nd in tho ohnroh. Thoy bave  boon preparing for a long time eo come  and aoo their work ovon if you don't  buy. Evorybody woloomo. Tea will ho  served free.    July 2'3, comtm*iicing 2:30.  You will never make a "Rood eat"  Grovor, union4 you can "i_i*ow" without  laughing.  MTuu Aiinlo Oai fru has gone In Movie  for a hnlidny with MIhh S. Baton  Mr. Hal I'm iiu*vly painted huumt IooIch  fluo.  RiH.ilM'rrii-H nre gi-lrtiii'-* rlpo but you'll  have to ������<> -40100 to ��������� ot iiln-nd of liml  "biiy how." Tho ourly bird j������ota the  bin*  wu-  utipiu in again nosy     11-Vh ntlur you,  George, now dig lu and met your name  ...,  P. Ofner returned to Burmrts Friday,  he will probably be away for several  months.  Mrs. J. Hushcroft was taken to the  hospital at Nelson on Friday. She is  reportedas progressing verv favorably.  O. J. Wigen, J. Hushcroft and Miss O.  Wigen accompanied her.  The annual mooting of the Wynndel  Assisted Sohool was hold on Saturday  last at 10 a.m. Mr. Bob Dixon was  eleoted trustee to fill Mr. Butterfield's  place, whose term had expired. Mr. P.  -agon wan re-elected auditor. It was  decidad to start work at once on clearing  the grouud for the building of the now  sohool house.  A large party from Duok Creek took  iu the Orangemen's oelobration on Saturday nud all enjoyed themselves im-  uieuHely.  Government Road For em aii Matt Hagen and a crew of nine mon loft Duck  Creole on Sunday's Westbound for Nelson whoro they ar^ going to work on  the road for tho noxt month.  "This was possibly one ofthe most  unique occasions in British history," ��������� he  said. "Two hundred and twenty-three  years ago King William drove James  across the Boyneandgave to England  the Protestant fnith and the open Bible,  which is the foundation of all the principles of the Orange order. We must  maintain the libeity of free speecb, and  equalrights-to.all and speciaLpriveleges.  to none. We have uot the same bloody  fights to face today as King William  had, but "another possibly more important ai d requiring as great enthusiasm.  We stand for free schools for all. We  want every * immigrant cojiiug to our  shores to choose where he will worship.  We should live with unselfish motives.  Not for a moment do we stand tor a  severance of the British empire and vye  must maintainonv position as a colony."  R9V. R. J. Mclatyre,   of Nelson was  the   next  speaker,   ho    complimented  Croston 011   its orchard   pr -perties   aud  splendid progress,   called it   the garden  of the  j-ooteuays,    He referred to tho  lifaof (he illustrionn Prince of Orange,  King William, the omanoipator of the  English race.    We should all bo glad to  celebrate the battle of the Boyne, where  religious and civil liberty wore  obtained," he said.    It. was not only.a victory  of William 111 over James,   but a victory of liberty over tyranny, a vlotory  of the rights of tho people.   Today the  people reign   and tho pooplo rule.   Our  Roman  Catholic   friends should all bo  celebrating   with us, for they   too, now  onjny freedom thoy never would otherwise have enjoyed.   Thoro was ovory  roanon to bo   thankful to   God for this  viotoryt whioh brought froo spoeoh, free  thought., free press, for hia hand oould  bo soon in it all.  Rov. Thompson, ot Oranbrook fol-  lowad   nnd culled upon  Orangomon to  Q. .1. Wigon and Miss Wigen returned  from Nolsou Sunday.  Carl Carlson went to Nolton Wednesday.  Tho oommittoo of Duck Creek Sooial  Olub wiHhon to announce that tho dun-  con will '00 postponed until further  notice.  Strawborrlos are still going strong in  tho distriot, tho total shipment up to  tTul.i 17 being i}__0oi*atON. Tliorauohei-w  In this diHt.riot want to make Duck  Creole the lnrgont strawberry produoing  point iu tho provlnco. (i. 11. Craiutn-, tho Nelson  hardware  Raspberries aro beginning to como in [awd "porting k������������m1h man was on tho  now. The Co-Oporativo fruit growers wcatboiuu! train yesterday, rotuini.ig  havo shipped ovor 50 crates  ho far this from a visit to Oalgary.  ������lWl������������.        UUU iii   &    * ������i    ��������� U    WiiUlJW*4l| *||**V/ m0**.*������'*i      t  through tho Oroston Union Ii.ih shipped I  nearly the mono 'inutility.  cany out the spirit of their noble order,  hot only by the beating of drums, repeating   the ritual   and  crying   Hear,  Hear,   but by exhibiting  the  spirit  of  Christ   to their  Catholic   Fellows,   iu  short to live the principles of Orangeism  in their own lives.   He paid just tribute  to the noble lives-  of good  Catholics as  members: of the community and called -  for.deedfe^"not words,- to be true td:God,Y  to country and to King  Rev. W, Dunham, of Cranbrooks  spoke of world power as being a danger  to the common good and instanced the  fact that the United States had found it  necessary to enact laws restricting the  power of trusts, the money power.  IIa wound up his splendid speech by  saying: Truth will overcome untruth,  Love will conquer evil. He called upon  the brethren to make their own lives  tell to the world what they believed and  to live the priuoiples that they claim to  teach.  The following is a list of the winners  in the principal events: 100 yards daih,  1, J. Brechin, Cranbrook ; 2, E. O. Knh-  nert, Cranbrook Married ladled'race :  1, Mrs. Adamson; 2, Mrs. Herrett. 220  yards dash: 1, Brechin; 3, Kuhnert.  Standing high jump: 1, Brechin; Arrow-  smith. Standing broad jump: 1, Brechin ; 2V Arrowsmith. Standing hop,  step and jump: 1, Brechin; 2, J. B.  Thompsou. Pole vault: 1, Brechin; 2,  Arrowsmith,  Tho  ball game  between   Cranbrook  and Creston wns won by Crnnbrook, 10'  to U.    A ball wound up tho day's entertainment.  Tho following brothren from Slooan  Oity L O. L. nttoudod: Brothers li.  Cooper, W. M., I. T. Tipping D. M., I.  W. Roid, R. Sec, C. A. Tipping, J.  Nixon, and E. H. H. Stanley.  ���������FOR SALE���������Twenty acres of first  elapa frnit land. Now four room cot..  taxo ou placo, nil slashed nnd burned, 2  acres stumped, wator right for both  domoi'.tii* rovl irrigation'purpose.". A  baigain.   Enquire nt this ofllco.  Rov. Flovvelling of tho Episcopal  Church at Cranbrook will paoside at  the services here next Sunday. There  will lm Holy Communion In the morning.  Piano in excellent condition for sah*  Address X, Y, Z. OroHton Review.  Choice assortment of Tea Pots, also  blow**!* l-Vit.H .liiHi. ariivt-d at ('n-Mmt  Mercantile. Co.  Thoro Ih a rumor floating round  that  ouiiio   uuiuipiinuih    liinuiiiuiutr   iu    mm  nappy valley is going to try  10 muri it      *...  ��������������������������� i   *   -  band dining iho coining winter    Go to Complete now lino.  H, Leonard, Sirdar  Maa, iJ yc*a can otaud it wo otxn. j fcV_uuu.  I ** *-.*--  Hereafter nil gnn licenses for tho  Crouton Dint riot will bo distributed from  tho oftlco of tho Provincial Oonstr-hlo.  Crouton.    A batch of lloonnns woro re-  rniwwd vrtpfi'Td**" **nd f.TO TtO'y t".VR*!.!!*.?>lo,  -FOR SALE- one HOt of doublo har-  110HH, ("knninno oollari**,) 150rods, 0 Mt.nnd  ontnnt wlrn fonolni*', 4M. R foot ������-wtnr  (nrnirio) pOHtn, hon-10 logo pooled. 28t30  Hint -J0X21 toot log", and bo lbs. mam*  moth olovor seed. E. L. T. Taylor, Crouton H. C.  ;mf  tm. THE HE VIEW, CKJ5STON. B.  Whenever you feel a headache coming on take  NA-DRU-CO Headache Wafers  They stop headaches promptly and surely. Do not contain  opium, morphine, phenacetln, acetanilld or other dangerous  drugs.   25c. a box at your Druggist's. :_**  NATIONAL DRUG AND CHEMICAL CO. OF CANADA.   LIMITED.  1  MOA NOW EXTINCT  iii-  JDo you need Money r  Send for cur application forms.  Do you need Land ?  Send for our list and terms.  Do you need an Executor?  Send for our Will forms supplied free.  Do you need an Administrator?  Confer with us if deceased left  no Will.  Do you reed an Assignee?  Confidential interview invited  and brst advice given without fee.  Agents wanted in all  Unrwpresent-  ed Districts  Apply  to���������  Tiae Standard Trusts Company,  directing your letter simply to its  offices iu  Winnipeg,    Saskatoon,    Edmonton,  or Vancouver  According to locality iu which you  live  Effects of a Sim!"  A professor in one of our famous  Great Bird of New Zealand Twelve  Feet High  A gigantic extinct bird of New Sear*  land (the moa) possessed the most  massive bones of the entire class of  birds. Tho bonea CL Its feet almost  rivalled those of the ground sloth or  the elephant in size. In the museum  ln Canterbury College, Chrlstctureh,  New Zealand, there are   two    specl-  Universities has suggested a chair of  mens of tho moa which measure 12  - PgWmlWQ  n\ivmx.o  nr*  ur  GALL STONES  SANOL.   IS   THE   ONLY      RELIABLE  AND    RAPID    CURE    FOR    THIS  Painful and Dangerous Disease  *J^e^ ,,a^������ hun<3t-ed3 of Sufferers  rrom Gall Stones -who will be glad to  Know of the great results being derived from the use of Sanol; the v<=-  medi.- that is safe, sure and remarkably rapid lu lis action.,.. Jr. removes  the necessity of an operation: relief  comes promptly, the stones being dis-  s-oved or passed off in ih������ stool without danger to ihe patient and without   pain.  V/e   have   manv   tnstlmoRialq   from  peoplo   who   have   thus    _e-m   cured  \Ve   are  able  to  give-  names   and  addresses of numbers oX thest-  gladly   do   so   to   all   who  The  following  from   the   U-icer  well-known. Toronto   gitnt!.*m=>n  "Replying   to   your  letters.     I  lowed   your   instruction*.     and'  chased two bottles of SANOL.  ml^ht sen a  me  as  much  of  iure ns I notd.      If I oan   ir  heln  the  sale of  SAXOl"'?  ing  so   help   some   other   unfortunar*-  I will be only too pleased to do so. a*  I consider it the best remedy vade "  SANOl, Is made only bv the S vN'Or  MAXt-FA_TrRI*w  COMPANY.  Ltd  v.innlpeg.   Man.  For sale  at  the  leading Druggists.  smiling and i. course in good-fellow  ship.  "We have courses In decorum and  courst!* in composure and courses in  the direction of energy. Then what  reason is there against Inaugurating a  course iu optimism? Why should not  our young people be taught to think  along the path of sunshine, to look for  the brightness in life in a scientific,  methodical way?  Too much of the present-day learning is inclined to.make gloomy people  of us. Smiling, which is a sort of  banner of optimism, has too long been  th-; uncertain matter, of temperament  instead of a reliable habit of life.  As a rule, the majority of persons  arc attracted to others who smile eas-.  ily. The smilers succeed in business  so that success is often said to be the  ea--.se of their smiling when perhaps  it is the opposite which Is true.  They seem to radiate happiness and  opulence, and we say their paths lie  in pleasant places.  Hut maybe they lighted the paths  with their own smiles first;  There must be a way In which  thought can he brushed up with light  touches. Athletics teach the man to  control his temper; the gymnasium  braces up his muscles; a course In  ethics seta his face toward the moral  standard. There surely is a place for  a course In smiling.  And there is no reason why it should  not corns Into the medical department  for smiles make light hearts, light  hearts aid digestion, and digestion is  the roo: of health.  ���������rn wia  enquire.  of  a  fol-  pt-r-  To-,1  mix-  vva v  clo  the  an>  and  hv  Ask for Minard's and tak*> in other  foet 3 inches in height, such remains  having been found in the peat bogs of  New Zealand In thp seaside so.nd  dunes and cases were preserved the  ligaments holding the bones of skeletons together, also piece v of dried  skin and feathers, etc. The moa is  more nearly a.lied In structure to  emus, cassowaries and kiwi* than to  the ostrich. It closely resembles  the kiwis except for its short beak,  and for having afters-hafts after its  feathers.  For a long time it was hoped that  in some of the backward mountainous regions of New Zealand some living  specimen of tho  moa  might  be  found.  But the expedition   of    an  Austialian naturalist. Herr Reis-  ckek, in 1877-8 for this object, was  fruitless, so vhat the question of tho  moa's extinction was considered finally settled, and it is believed to have  occurred a little over BOO years ago.  The fact that it was flightless���������not  having a trace of rudimentary wings  ���������no doubt contributed largely to render it an easy prey to its natural enemies, including man, and thus to  lead to Its early extinction.  HALF-MAST HIGH  It Haa Many Qualities.���������The man  who possesses a bottle of Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil is arm.e l against  many ills. It will cure a cough,  break a cold, prevent sore throat; it  will reduce the swelling from a sprain,  cure the most persistent soi*>s and  will speedily heal cuts and contusions. It Is a medicine chest in itself, and can he got for a quarter of  a dollar.  Sure Remedy  The   editor   ot   the   correspondence  columns had a very busy day, so busy  in fact that he had to enlist the services of John, the office boy, to read  lout the correspondence.  1     What is th-.* next query? he asked.  I when he was half way through the pile  ! cf letters.  Oh: sa:J John. Constant Reader  ; wants to know how to prevent the  ! hairs in his moustache from falling  ���������out.      "What must 1 put down, sir?  The editor paused a moment, hut  ��������� only for a n*.oa"-eot_  | Well, he replied at length, very de-  ! liberate!}*, just put down the best way  : to prevent the hairs from falling out  ;is to brush them lightly apart aud keep  i them from quarrelling!  The nurse on duty In a hospital was  giving tho little ones their last meal  for the day. All save one were patiently waiting their turn to be served  the one In question being a rosy-cheeked convalescent who was lustily calling for her portion. The nur',e was i.n  j English girl who had not yet become  ���������quite sure of her aspirates.  Are'nt you a little impatient, Florence, inquired the nurse, with just a  tone of correction In her voice.  No, I'm not! returned Florence,  promptly.      I'm a little her iatlent.  FROM GREAT LAKES  TO THE ROCKIES  Ths  Bowels  Must Act Healthily.���������  In most ailments the first care of the  _ . medical man is to see that the bowels  Jvverett    aged   4,   was   commenting! are open and fully  performing their  upon the teams which were passing on ! functions. Parmelee's     Vegetable  the street,    There goes a mulo team. [Pills are so compounded that certain  Auntie, he cried.    Do you know tha | ingredient: in them act on the bow-  difference between a horse and a  mulo? asked Auntie, much amused.  Of course, he replied, a horse has a  h���������Ir tail  and a mule h  A Companion P!eco  The Son (proudly)���������I am going to  have my college diploma framed.  Where would you advise me to hang  it?  The Father (grimly)���������Put It up  alongside that beautiful embossed mining stock certificate of mine.  The Incentive  I havo struck a new line of writing,  said Scribbler. I write articles from  tho point of vlow of a multl-million-  alro.  Indeed! How do you manage to  get in the right spirit?  Oh, that's easy. I write on the afternoon of paydays.  els solely aad they are the very best  medicine avallatle to produce healthy  action of the bowel3. Indeed, there  is no other specific so serviceable in  keeping the digestive organs in  healthful action.  WOMEN   SING THE     PRAISES  DODDS KIDNEY PILLS  OF  Origin  of Well   Known  Custom  Was  Respect Shown by Conquered to  Victor  One cf tho most universal customs  when a prominent man dies is the  hoisting of flags on public buildings,  only part of the way up the flag-poles.  This is known as half-mast, but how  many know what the custom means  or how it originated.  To begin with? this practice, was a  military one? Ever since flags were  used in wer It has been the custom  to have tho flag of the superior cr  conquering nation above that of the  inferior or vanquished. When an  army found itself hopelessly beaten  it hauled its flag down far e-iough for  the flag of the victors to be placed  above it on the same pole. This was  a token not only of submission, but  of respect. In like maimer when a  famous soldier died, flags were lowered, not only to indicate respect to  his memory, but to show that he had  succumbed to the great conquero-' of  all, Death���������for whose flag space w&s  metaphorlcilly left at the top of the  flag-staff -  Gibraltar's Story  Gibraltar has beeu an English  stronghold exactly two centuries, for  It was _00 years ago that tho great  aud iinpn gnable fortress .reared by  nature was formally ceded U England. The treaty, signed on April 11,  1713, was, however, but the ofllelal  recognition of what had already taken place, for English troops were already In possession of tho mammoth  rock that guards the gateway of the  Mediterranean, and had been beseiged In vain by the French and Spanish. Twice during the following  fourteen years the Spanish attempted  to retak9 the fortress. Between  1782 and 1793 the Spaniards returned  to the attack and in one battle 40,-  000 allies were ingloriously defeated  and routed by a garrison of 7,000 British. Gibraltar was, in its early days  the gate which kept the Moors out of  Spain. The grizzled soldier in  charge had a daughter at the court  of the Spanish Queen. The King  wronged her. and the old warrior in  rgygnffg gtood buck and let the Moors  through. Spain had many a weary  year of struggle to get them out  again.  i^^ - i    i ii- i ��������� ���������i���������r~~"*  Another Precocious Child  A director of . ne of the great transcontinental railrcads was showing hi3  three year old laughter the pictures  in a work on natural history. Pointing to a picture of a zebra, he asked  the baby - ������ tell him what it represented.       Baby "answered   'Ccty.'  Pointing to a picture of a tiger ln  the same way, she answered 'Kitty.'  Then a Hon and she answered 'Doddy-'  Elated with her seeming quick perception, he then turned to the picture  I of a chimpanzee and said  WELL SHIN-ID SHOES  are the Foundation of.Good Appearance  SIVES A QUICK, BUI tli&HT POLISH WAI LASTS  EASY TO USS. GOOD F03 THE SHOES  To Baste Your Bird  The New Perfection Stove with the New  Perfection oven is just the convenient height.  Everything about this new stove is just right.  It bakes, roasts, broils and toasts to perfection, and it does not heat up the kitchen.  Made with 1, 2 and 3 burners. Stocks  carried at all chief points.  THE IMPERIAL OIL COMPANY  Limited  Winnipeg, Montreal, Toronto. Vancouver, Halibs, St. Jof_*  Royalitc Oil is th* best kerosene for all stoves and lamps.  DANGER PERIOD  OF WON! ANS'LIFE  m 0% ** n ni     mm    a        VSt  mm 43 io au  InterestingExper lence of Two  Women���������Their Statements  Worth Reading.  White Oak, Ont.-"At Change of Life  when doctors could do no more and I was  given up by my  friends, Lydia E.  Pinkham's Vegeta-  bio Compound camo  to tho front and did  wonders for me. I  bad been having female troubles for  yenr*, my head troubled ine severely i*t  eimes, I had bearing  down pains and backache and I was very  anaomlc from excessive flowing. I recommend your Compound highly and do  all I can to advertise it as a genuine woman's mcrfi'-ino." ��������� Mrs. SYLVESTER  Maying, Whito Oak, Ontario.  1'ho C'a.so of Mrs. Kirlln.  Ctrclevill.-*, Ohio.���������"I can truthfully  My that I n^ver Imd anything do roc so  much good during Chang.'* of I ,ife an Lydia E. Plnkh.in-.'n Ve >���������*���������.��������������������������� tali!" Compound.  ���������"Beforo I had taken one half a bottle  of it I began to feel he tier, and I have  continued taking it. My h'-nlth in better  than it has been for never-l yearn.   If  4.11   y.������������Y>4������T>   ���������������������������i-'llr'j    tfll-lr   't    tlll-V   Wflllld   CH'  Capo untold pain and mhery ut this timo  Of Jit's."���������Mr*.   An'-*-' Km:!.!'.', '.'titi* W.  Mill St., Cin.-levill", Ol.'.'J-  The Chang'* of Life i.i on--* of the mr-nt  ���������vl������l^-a1 ni������ri w'-i r>f n wnrnnn'ii eyinten'-'*.  Atmirh Union women mny rely upon I -yilin  I"!. I'jnUhf'rti >��������� V <>iri.| f\i,|(. < i,mi,irm.ii.  er-**   W     M.   II    01-t  Wooden  Leg That Won a Husband  Augustus Hare used to relate bow a  certain lady was wooed and won for  the sake of her cork leg.  One day, net long after her marriage  she was during her husband's temporary absence, urged by curiosity to open  a wardrobe that had always been kept  religiously fastened, and found therein, to her terror, two wooden legs,  each of which were labelled with the  name of a lady, carefully put away on  one of the shelves.  Filled with dismay, she sought some  mutual acquaintance, to whom she  confided her gruesome discovery, only  to be assured that, although the false  limbs wero indted thoBo of her husband's two former wives, there was  no cause for alarm, for her husband  who had originally wedded a one-legged lady, had been so happy ln his  marriage, that on her death he had  vowed never to mate again Bavo with  a wife similarly circumstanced.  A short time afterwards he met a  lady who fulfilled the required stipulation. Her ho courted a*nd won,  even more felicltioua than the flrst,  had caused him on his bolovod partner's disease, to renew hla former  vow, the outcome of which was his  present happy union. This explanation calmed his wlfo's alarm, fur Bhe  now recognized that tho wooden logs  wore not only morocntos of past but  guarantees of future happiness.  Saskatchewan Lady Adds Her Testimony to What Has Already Been  Said of the Great Work Dodd's Kid-  ney Pills are Doing.  Caesarville,    Sask.      (Special).   ���������  The scarcity of female help in a new  /.r.n-n+4-ir    -i:n"hlQntfl      *-'K->     r,.r\rm,r>m.      #-,P     fli a  ^^......^        w *������.,,,.. I* ..h.       .uu        rrvux^u      \jx      ... \.  praivies to unusual strain, an". careful observation has established the  fact that this strain first makes itself  felt in the kidneys. For this reasoa  Dodd's Kidney Pills are making an enviable reputation from the Great  Lakes to tho foothills of the Rockies.  Everywhere you .Till find women  singing the praises of the grc.it Canadian kidney remedy that has banished their pains and weariness, and  brought them back to health. Among  the many Is Mrs. Edgar Cowen, an  estimable lady of this place.  "I have found Dodd's Kidney Pills  very beneficial," Mrs. Cowen states.  "If anything I can say will help any  sufferer I am glad to add my testimonial to what has already been  said."  The kidneys strain all the refuse  material out of the blood. If they  are out of order this refuse remains  In the blood, and becomes poison.  That's why sound kidneys ������nean pure  blood and gotd health. Dodd's Kidney Pills mako sound lcidnoys.  Baby, what is this?  Papal  Chinese   Inns   Ideal   In   Theory  At the better class of Chinese inns  the proprietor receives his guests at  the outer gates, ushers them into the  courtyard and shows them to their  apartments; then he retires ami  leaves them to their own devices.  The tiayeler is attended by his own  servants; his cook buys and prepares  his food, of the same quality and cookery as he would enjoy at his own  home table; the boy unpacks his master's hed, the iron frame, mattresses  and all, even to the mosquito netting.  The master's own linen is spread,  having been washed by his own servants. Folding chairs, table, in fact,  everything which one may wish is arranged and all without a word.  At a tenth the cost of European jnns  one lives like a lord, and sleeps like  a child, and is a thousand miles from  the tipping zone. _  A Storm Brewing for Dad  Ma, has your tongue got legs?  Got what? child.  Got legs, ma?  Certainly not, but why do you ask  that silly question?  Oh, nothing, only I heard pa say  your tongue was running from morning to night, and I was wondering how  it could run without legs, that's all,  ma.  Flight of the Wild Gees.*-  Thero can be no more impressive  sight than a straining line of wild  geese moving- lu the clear air with  steady strokes, * thei/ rigid necks  pointing* to their northerr --summer  home, their outlines slowly diminishing until, as a row of floating dots,  they vanish In the uncertain dis-  t: ace.  As they scan the continent iu their  northward sweep the feeble efforts  that dot ic here and there with cities  must seem -to them helpless presumption. They call in the joy of their  strength, and the poor prisoners of  gravitation  fancy  that  the  resonant  .������������3v, Siry ���������uOjiie  is a.  special message to their own little  worlds. More impressi/e than this  voice ot the open day or the sight  of the vigorous and steacy forms  coursing the air is *he sonorous mingling of cries in the starry dome when  the lofty way of travellers is concealed by the enshrouding night.  Through the baffling    mysterv    of  countless points of light from immeasurable distances comes the more appealing mystery of the near but invisible wanderers, halliDg from their  unchartered    course.        Fancy    pictures the geometrical accuracy of the  passing flock       Their course can be  followed by the tireless repetition of  their  resonant calls.        Even    their  number can  be guessed by the multitude of voices. -  Are you one of those to ���������whora  every meal is another source oi  suffering ? ������������������  Na-Dru-Co Dyspepsia Tablets  will help your disordered stomach to  digest any reasonable meals, and wiii  soon restore it to such perfect condition that you'll never feel that you  have a stomach. Take one after  each meal. 50c. a Box at you?  Druggist's. Made by the National  Drug and Chemical Co. of Canada,  Limited. iso  A small town boasts a femnlo  preacher. Ono day while working  In her study she heard a timid knock  at tlio door.  Answering the summons, eho found  a young Gorman on tho stops.  Good afternoon, tho preaoheroas remarked.     What do you wish?   *  Dey say der mlnlstor lit ln dla houso  hey?  Yea, ulr.  Yea. Veil, I vant mo to get married".  AU right; I can marry you, alio  said.  Tho lndy'f- Imlr wan beginning to  ullver, and tho German glancod at lt.  Thon without comment ho hurried  down tho walk'  Will you como back? sho called aft-  i r Iilm.  You gf-tfi no nha:co mlt mo. ho nnft-  wcred. I don't want you; I hat got  mo a girl alrotty.  The Chicken Thief  Some fellows aro so corrupt that in  tho most   Innocent   proposition   they  see corruption.      They resemble   old  Wash White.  Thero was onco a missionary out  West trying to educate tho ignorant  mountaineers, and ho wns hard put  to lt for a sullablo schoolroom. He  heard ono day of an abandoned henhouse that, being unusually roomy  and light, would serve his turn. So  ho said to Walsh Whlto, an aged loafer:  Wash, my mnn, hero's a tip for you,  and I want you to go" up this ortornoon  and clean out, that old henhouso behind McWado'a barn.  Old Wash, wiili a look of astonishment, pocketed tho tip.  But surely, boas, ho nald, surely  you wouldn't clean out a lien-houao In  tho day tlmo!  Rhnrlock Ilolmoa glanced round tho  room. Tho pictures woro torn into  Khrods���������tho elinlrn woro broken��������� iho  tablo lylnj' ou tlio lop of tho piano.  A great ei>la.!li of blood wau on tlio  '���������iirpet.  Mi-rlili winl   ll'l.l    '/in  il    lil.lt ,       ll .4       IfUill-  men ted with wonderful lnidght.  flood a and OptlmUm  Orvlllo Wrli'.lit, dlimu-.Hlng (ho flood ii  In Duyton, took uu optlinlHllc. view.  I  Keep Minard's Liniment In tbo house  And now, my door General, como  and flit, by mo and tell mo all tho  Bcandal tluit'o happened whllo I'vo  boon away.  Woll, roally, Mra. Mallocho, or���������yon  nco���������or���������tho fact In, that whllo you'vo  been away lliero'a been no scandal.  Judicial Ignorance  A at rapping negro woman wan up  beforo an Austin Justice, charged with  unmercifully beating her boy, a oad-  dlo-colorod Imp.  I don't limloTHtiUMl how you enn Imvo  the heart to tveat your own child do  cruelly.  Judge, has you ovor bcoii a mother  of a  wuflenn ynllor  boy like  dut  ar  cun Ol  llllllOl*  Nevor���������no, novor! ojiietihiled tlio  Jml-'o, with great vih.i)|.ii.t\,, ���������-.cLiiii!-  red In tho faco.  ���������Hon don't tnllc; you don't know nuf-  liii about this caso.  Two Reasons  General Nelson A. Miles, during active service, one day received a telegram from a subordinate who was on  furlough, but was expected back that  day.      Tho despatch road:  Sorry, but cannot report to-day as  expected, owing to unavoidable circumstances.  The tone of the message did not  pleasa tho general, and he wired hack:  "Report at once, or give reasons.  Back camo tho answer f.-otn n hospital:  Troiin off, can't ride; logs off, can't  walk.       '  Another Opportunity  Whon Ilttlo Bob bumpod his head,  Uncle .Tim gathered the youngs-tor ln  hin arms and snld:  Thoro! I'll kiss lt, and the pain will  bo gone.  Cheerfully smiling, tho youngster  oxclalmod:  Como down Into tho kltchon; tho  cook has tho toothache  mm*m������m ������*-'������������������.���������"���������*_���������i n ���������' i **��������� ���������  IvllnuB tho Price  Has you health Improved since you  havo had i. motor?  Uathcr. 1 think I'd have a flno ap-  pc-'t.Vto nov.' If ! oould nfford to ont.  <<������������������������"������" *"*���������   -   r-   ���������-i i tii-  Now, said tho warden to tho forger  who had Juat arrlvod at tho prison,  wo'll not you to work. What cun you  do host?  Well, If you'll give mo a wccVfl  practlco on your ulgnoturo I'll iilgn  your official papora for you, aald the  prisoner. But 'there woro reiUionj  why tho warden refused to do this.  Meant What He Said  The Stranger���������When you get time  drop in and see me and I'll give you  some honest worlc.  Bllnkey the Peterman���������When I git  time! Huh! De jury jus' now give me  free years' time for burglary.  The Stranger���������So 1 thought. I'm  warden of the penitentiary  He Wore No Color  A lad- who was Interested In a recent election called at Mr. Jones'  the other day, and said to the child  who opened the door:  Is your father in?  The Child���������No, ho isn't.  Lady���������Oh! Then a bright idea  struck hor, and she asked: What color  ls ho?  The Child���������Well he usod to bo ginger, but he's bald uow.  With one 40,000 tona' cr.pr.clty at  Kiel and a 35,000-ton ono at Hamburg, Gormany claims tr> hnvo the  largest dry docks In the world.  A Serious Matter  Tho ix>ela say that in the spring s  young man's fancy lightly turns to  thoughts bf love.  Lightly, th? Lightly! With rent.  gas, clothes and the high cost of living to consider. It Is easy to see*.  that poets are irresponsible mutts.  But for the mistakes madj by great  men and women history would be such  a bore.  And havo you music ln your churcht  I asked the rural squire.  Not ez I knows on, he replied  Jes* alngln' by the choir.  A boy, aged 3, was spen.Ung a few  days with IiIb grandmother. Ono dar  he was unusually given to mischief.  His grandmother took him on hor  knee, and pointing to a framed piotnre ot himself when younger, said: J  usod to have a little boy of your nam-*.  but ho was good and did not get Into  mischief. Tho child viewed the pi������*  lure for a fow seconds, then exclaimed: But, grandma, don't you see ho Is  tastonod In so ho can't got out?  Affects  Character  VJjV'iun.wl    v  * 1- --.     .-I f. .*' IW������' r, I  -..14141411114  il,.rlr> rrxl  ���������111      4.1  1...   ,!,.<��������� Ir>rr>>1 I Tir^n    ������><>4i    tncliin'l'in'   PIl'lHl'  A .������i>:������i.!i4ili,i   ������������������i'o-.vl'i over Hits Uionia | Whon ho wan'ibnut four fee'  Old Ooliox (f-avagoly)���������So you  want to marry my daughter, do yon?  Uo you think two nm llvo aa cheaply  as ono?  Young Softly (Kllghtly piiibnrrnHBOd)  ,        y     1   .,..11,,      ������1,|,,1.      ^.r>.������      i.rlli      ni-.Hi'>!".  t i   I nnv difference, r.lr.  fi'olu 1.1k,  on  the ronon.      An optlmlitt rojnlcea I ground he called:  Don't swing me no l    Tho mean annual rainfall or the on  over tho ronon on tlie tliornn. hhvh. It tlchlcu my heart. tiro globe la thirty nix Inoiien.  Charactor, na woll an succena in  life, depondn very largoly on tho condition of the health. You cannot  lmuglm* a oufforer from Intll-Ontlow  being choerful in dlaposltlon. Nor  do you expect a person with exhausted nerves to bo other than nervous,  irritable, otiBlly oxclted and Bhort-  temporod.  Thero wan formerly much kuohs-  work In tho tre-atment of exlinuntod  norvoB, hut since Dr. Chase's Norvo  Food haa proven bo suceeaaful in restoring norvo forco to tho syotcm  there la no iio-ejuUy for experimenting. Spmo experiments aro uocch*  uiti-y for the aivar.ee of -'Hencr, but  they nood not bo at your expense or  your rink.  Mr.   ^m<pl.S<& S  DO cent:i a box, ii fir $-.f>(), ul all ul  No ono can develop good character  and ability with nervouu headache, lit*  digestion nnd tho depressing effect of  an o-xhauntod nervous Hyatom. Thor������  is always tho dnrlc cloud ot nervoug  collapsie, and Home form of paralyal_  to look forward to.  Dr. Chiu-n-'a Norvo Food la not a  "quick euro"���������no BOdatlvos to lull  tho patlont in the dohmlon thut hll  palna are disappearing, no narcotic  or Injurious atlmulants to exhllnraU  ���������him temporarily at tho future oxpcnun  of health.  Thin food euro poa-ttlvoly forms  new, rich blood mid bulldn up In ths  moat natural way the Rtnrvert an*  wornuul nerves.  ML _ MM ���������  ���������K ��������� _���������*, m*m m -"*.       _��������� /"*x /mt, tarns  II'"fl %3r m   m* %*a       U     V^%rfl  Jeiii, or Edmanoo-.i   Hatea A Co., Llur*  !'.   '1  Hod, Toronto.  ������aii������__-imii������^  mmm*  WWW  *m*s  ..iM. ���������������������������>-.���������. 4-..I*  r*:''W^!W'l%y������i'������#>;ii|i^i;;i,.ii;jj&gti.|,i  .|.;.,j',!l.:i,Wto!..fK;,  ������*__���������_���������_������  *****  j^ll|(;.i|l|;>i4'Hll)t|l.^,V.iy,^  -_*  ;'.IU"ilMi'tllljIIITlrTyl ..^1 ,fi,!^ |BH.*|fi|ti������.!M  -������_J-  ���������_������������������  ___  tm mfif*f}*fi  StmGfpaS^S^SimSfm^f^***  . _ Mmmmmmm  ti:: ;: tititi-:.: ;Y^:4r?S^^S^fpjfif^  fj^  TELE UEVIEW, CBESTON, B. C.\  :m-M  eroan  SieroSse  Haw -Novelist Made Hsm*  self Independent  By   P.   A.   MIT���������HEL  __e popular idea of a novelist Is one  Iffho sits drfwn to write at 10 o'clocfc  t- the- morning and with half an hour  far lunch finishes bis work at 3. Ho  $_en takes a nap, walks or drives,  __tes at 7, goes to the opera ln the  evronl-og and to bed at midnight This  ssatlne of work is when the spirit  no-res bim to write. If the spirit dot*3  Sot move him he saunters In the park,'  ���������������ops into his club for lunch and calls  ������a the Indies iu the afternoon. j  ��������� Thero may be novelists in foreign  ���������fount ries who till this description, but  Sot In America. Tbe American is usually a magazine or newspaper man.      *  Edwin Ton 11, an American novelist  #* repute, was silting at his desk:  sending a letter he had just received  When bis friend Murston, who had  plenty of money and nothing to do,  Stopped in on bim for a few moments-  Chinning. Tea 11 wearily tossed the letter over to -Marston and went on blua  penciling manuscripts, lt was from a  tS^smnn. evidently a girl, asking for.In-  (ermation as to where .he'found, thsj  Bame of one of his heroines, Elsie-'  Hammond. In his recently published  HoTel. "My Hero," that being tbo  writer's own name. She also spoke ad-;  "ttiringly of the hero of tbe novel and  complimented the author upon his  ^brilliant genius."  ; **1 suiipo.se." Marston remarked, "sho  ������jinks there is but one Elsie Ham-  BBond ln the world."  "Quite likely,'* replied Teall absent-  s\y.    Be   was  cutting  out  some   "fine  urea excToslreTy sa-ro^^ ���������  as3 ha _ ao time for any ono elss. 'xas  only occasion she remembered being,  as he had described, ia a?flower garden ^as last summer, when ������ihe was  visiting ber uncle, Mr. John Dole, _S  Eosedals. While there"she used to go  ������ut among tho Sowers every morning.  , This was quits enough for Marston.  He wrote again to Miss Hammond that  be had often been in Bosedale and 16  was quite likely that it was sbe whom  fee had seen among the flowers. If sbe  would send him ber photograph be  could tell at once whether or no sbe  was the heroine of "My Hero." He  would Immediately return the photograph if desired. He also made an important additional incidental statement  that he had drawn the character or  Ernest Merlweatber, the hero of the  story, from hla friend Mr. Joseph Mar-  stom -tititi:  The photograph came by return mail.  "Pretty enough to kiss," said Marston.  I "1 would ilke to keep it, but since sbe  says nothing about that 1 suppose I'll  have to send it back.   .Well, what's the  next move?' ?* ���������  The next move contained more vil-  | lninous deceit and frightful lying than  all" that  had  gone   before.    Marston  wrote Miss Hammond that he hnd a  ! confession to "make.    Certain incidents  I that he had developed into tbe story of  "My Hero" had been told him by his  friend    Mr.    Marston,    the   hero   of  rlhe story.    It was Mr. Marston who  hnd seen ber In the garden.    He bad  shown the.gentleman her photograph,  and he had expressed a desire to meet  her.  I    "That's sufficient," mused the plotter.  "St wouldn't rdo for me to say for Ned  that he -would like to make a real ro-  ���������mance out of it all.   Tbat would be  : "carrying  coals to Newcastle/' for It  PRESENT-DAY MARVEL5T  4  OFFJGE BOY TO PEER-  Many Boasted Inventions Known For  Thousands of Years.  The idea of growing plants hy electricity, which has aroused so much  interest of late, has been referred to  as the "last cry" in gardening and  Sericulture, but, as a matter oi fact,  the idea is nearly, a coupie of centuries old. As long ago as. 1747 electricity, as an aid to plant cultiva-,  tion, was advocated by a writer in  the old "Gentlsman's Magazine," who  mentioned the astounding results he  had achieved from electrifying a myrtle seventeen times.  . This is but one of the many interesting cases oi the antiquity of  modern inventions, related by Mr.  H. E. Dudeney in ihe April number  of The Strand Magazine. It is astonishing, hut nevertheless true, that  more than 2,000 years ago Egyptian  priests were using a penny-in-the-slot  machine, the mechanism of * which  was practically identical with that of  the machines to be found on every  railway station to-day. The ancient  machine, the inventor of which was  Hero, was used for supplying sacred  water at the doors of the temples. .A  coin was dropped from tlie top, fell  on one end of a balanced horizontal  lever, which, being depressed, opened  a -valve suspended from a chain ou  the other end. and the water thus be  gan to flow. When the lever had been!  depressed to a certain angle the coin!  fell off, and the lever, being weighted, returned to its seat, and thus cut  off the supply.  ! The taximeter was in use about a  hundred yeais ago, and was sold in  various qualities in Leadenhall street,  London, at from 25s. to ������8 8s., while  not only the modern telegraph but  also wireless telegraphy was foreseen  as long ago as 1633, when Henry Van  Etten suggested, in a little book called   u._a       ._  _._  ,   __.   ���������   '"Mathematioall Recreations," that a  will be the 'first Idea that will pop Into   person in London might communicate  <*"  Coal  f  Lord  Joicey,  World's    Largest  i pwner, Began on Errands.  A remarkable man in many Tespects  Ja Lord Joicey, the millionaire coal-  owner, -who was recently presented  with a portrait of himself at the Newcastle (Eng.) Chamber of Commerce,  to celebrate his fifty years' commercial eare_ir. Lord Joicey is the largest coalowner in the world. There  are many people in Newcastle who  remember the day3 when he started  lif3 on the quay in his uncle's office,  {nutting up the shutters and going for  etters. Lord Joicey's father is said  to have b.eu a worker in tbe pits in  his young days.  It was not long, however, before  the future peer's striking energy and  business capacity led to success and  fair fortune, and he was making  money rapidly when his uncle's death  placed him in possession of enormous  wealth. Some idea of the extent of  Lord Joicey's resources may be gathered when it is mentioned that- some  time flc-o his firm took the lease of  Lord Durham's pits for $5,500,000, tho  capital expenditure being paid out of  the profits within two years.  A further illustration of Lord  Joicey's vast interests is contained  in a remark which he made in a  speech on the.occasion off the aforementioned presentation. "Business  life," he said, "is a good life. And  to   preside   over   a   concern   which  ' Big Eyes, Big Brain.  "Professor  Laoglcr. a  French _cfi-*_-  fist, bas discovered tbat tbe size of tbe  brain In animals ls  in exact proportion to tbe size of the eyes.   The bigger the eyes  the  bigger the  brains! ���������  Of  course  this  oniy  appiies  io eae'n  class of animal,    x  tiger may  bave  bigger eyes than a man for instance,  but it doesn't follow that it has a big-i  ger   brain.     But   the   tiger   with   big  eyes Is more cunning and brainy the.s  a  tiger   with   small   eyes.     Professor  Laugler,made this remarkable discovery when studying the habits of tbo  flsh known as the dorade or gilthead.  There are two  kinds of dorade.  one  pink and the other gray.    The gray  fish has a much smaller eye than tha  pink one.    The scientist cut open  a  large number of these flsh In his experiments aud was struck by the fact  that the  large eyed  fish  always   had  the largest brain.    He promptly   followed   up   this   discovery   by   teslins  other animals.   He found, for example,  that the little tree frog bad  a  much  larger" eye than the larger marsb frog  and had also a larger brain,    fie asserts that the same rule applies among  bigber animals.  PLAY  GARMENTS.  i.  *N>H. GET OOT 1 DON'T VOTT SETS I'M LOADED  dow.n wn*u wonaV"  from   a   manuscript   before  writing  blm.  \M>\        "I would very much like," resumed  -the other,  "to pose  for awhile aa a  fcnliiH.   Suppose you give me this letter to answer."  "You aro quite welcome to It if yoa  Ain't bring anv complications upon  soe."  . "Very good," Marston replied, putting the loiter In his pocket. "Now tell  tue whoro you got the nnnio."'  "Out of the telephone register. That  *_- where I gut all my names for my  <chn meters."  "U'liil" giunted Marston. "TheroIsn't  to much romnnco at tho bottom of  these publications ns would appenr. t  prcKiinio this -Isle -Hammond thinks  that you sat In n bower of roses thinking out a namo for yonr heroine or  bad Kotno real portion in mind whom  foil adored."  "Oh, get out o* hero! Don't you seo  Tin loaded down with work?"  "Just no. And tho world thnt rends  your novels thinks you do nothing but  (froiiin. I'll go If you'll pronilno to  fllne with mo nt my club next tfntor-  tfny night. If you don't promlso I'll  briny here all day."  "All right; I'll promise anything to  got rid of you."  "Tu la."  "So long. Don't mix mo up with that  flrl."  Mnndon went to bin club, ant down  St n xvrMIng tnhlo with ntntlonnry  . -nicked up on It nnd wrolo n note to  JdlfiR Hammond, lie told her Unit ho  innd been chnrmed wllh her enroiiiluma  upon hlu novel nnd that Rlslo Ilnm-  ���������nond wna n real person. Ho hnd onco  seen hor walking In n (lowor garden,  and. though ho hnd learned her name.  Ho hnd nover hIih-o noon her. Rut ho  Und never forgotten thnt nwcet faco  ���������nokI up' np from nninni" tho rn������u>������4.  "That will do very well for a Htnrtor,"  ao N.-iid lo hlnit-elf.  Aflei* reading tlio letter over nnd  making tlio noee������3itry corrections ho  sealed nnd ntninpoi  it and dropped It  **i iiie 1.1ii 14 tenet  ou.i.  Hammond, In which sho nnld ubo h/irl  felt very much complimented nt hnv-  amg received mo kindly n reply to her  B~>te.    Hho had supposed  the author  his head." So he sent the letter, cunningly leaving out tbe most Important  part of it. Of course a reply came,  stating that Miss namraond would be-  happy to meet Sir..,Marston at her  bome, the address being given, at any  time be might find it' convenient to calL  That was all there was in this letter.  Marston replied under his own name,  but in a different handwriting, saying  that, having been honored by Miss  Hammond's permission to call, be  would do so on a certain date. He hnd,  however, promised his friend Mr. Teall  that he would not involve blm in any  way and begged that Miss Hammond  would, for the present at least, consider the circumstances that bad led to  their meeting confidential.  "Well, now, 1 like this,-" remarked  Marston.?.;''Here.-! am, the hero of a  novel, about to .meet the heroine. We  bave gone throughi 400.pages of alternate misery and bliss; have been mnrr-  rled on the last page, and It Is about"���������  Suddenly ihe fact thrust itself upon  bim that there would come a time  when all bis knav *ry must be admitted. He shudder J. For awhile he  thought, then said:  "There*- but one way out of it I  must make the girl love me so well  that she won't stop to consider that Instead of a hero I'm a villain."  At the appointed time Marston called  on Miss Hammond. She was becomingly dressed, and the lights were turned low that her visitor might not see  ber blushes, for had not a love affair  between her nnd blm all been written  out nnd printed in a book? Marston  was charmed with her appearance, and,  he being a.handsome chap, she wns delighted wltb hiin. He blushed as well  as she, but from a different enuse.  Nevertheless he felt obliged to keep up  the part he was playing for a time at  least.  "Really, I Ilttlo thought when I saw  you among tho roses nnd told my  friend about you that ho was going to  make n novel out of it,"  "But there's* no such scene in the  book," she exclaimed.  "Isn't there? Now 1 remember there  Isn't Ned told me he started the  story that way. but afterward found  another beginning that worked ln better with his plan."  "I'm told," remarked the girl, "that  thero nevor hns; been n caso wherein  two characters In a story drawn from  real persons havo mated."  "Aro you mire of that?" said Marston, with a disappointed look.  "It has never happened."  She nnld this In a  way that gave  Marston encouragement to believe that  tt would hnppcn In this Instance.  As the affair proceeded tho perpetrator of nil this knavery became moro  nnd moro conscious of It nnd consequently much troubled. Ono dny ho  went to Teall nnd, telling hhn what  had done, asked him for heaven's sn  Joaquin Miller In London.  Joaquin Miller is especially felicitous  In  his  description  of  mountain**  and  sea.     His   phrasing   is   strong   and,  spends $7,500,000 a year in wages and   though sometimes straiued, vivid and  supports  thousands  of  families   is  a   f^Ue: , f  with one in Prague, Germany, by the  help of "Magnes" (presumably magnetism). Van Etten suggested that if  each of the persons had a needle with  Magnes, and secret notes or alphabets, they would be able to move the  needle and indicate letters, and thus*  convey messages.  In 1644 the possibilities of the submarine were first propounded, while  irom the very earliest times men  have con reived the idea of flying with  wings like birds "There is no reason whatever to doubt the fact that  Arehytas of Tarentum, about 394!  years before the Christian era. con-l  sirueted an autonnaton pigeon that'  would  fly."  i Turning to other latter-day inventions, as they are generally regarded,  it might he mentioned that switchback railways were constructed over;  a hundred years ago, and looping the1  loop was a sensation in Paris in 1333.J  while most people will learn with  surprise that roller-skating, which  came -up as a new invention about  forty years ago, was teing indulged*  in by our forefathers as iar back as!  1829.     ..".  thing to be proud of.  Outside his business. Lord Joicey  has many interests,- Ke is fond of  outdoor life, arcd golfs, shoots, cycles  and on occasion plays lawn tennis.  He is keen.ly interested in agriculture, and on his Montgomeryshire  estate haa instituted an agricultural  show for the tenants of his farms.  It is on account of his jovial manner  and merry laugh that Lord Joicey is  known among his iriends as "Old  King Coal."  Afar the bright Sterras lt������  A swaying line of snowy v,-hlt������,       \  A fringe of heaven huns in sight     '*>  Against lhe blue base ot the sky.  And this Is aptly descriptive of tho  ocean foaming on the shore:  The ocean's thin and hoary hair  IS trailed along the silvered sands.  After the late Lord Houghton climbed the attic stairs to Joaquin's room  and found bim sleeping tinder a buffalo robe the crude young westerner  became a familiar figure in London  social circles. He did not abandon his  frontier costume, but invaded London  drawing  rooms  witb  trousers tucked  CHILD'S CUN-HAAJ   DK.ES3.  Dying  Like Soldiers.  The    most   unique   troop   oi    Boy.  Scouts   in   the  world  is  found  in   a  hospital for incurables near London,'   into his boots and bis tawny hair and   sailor collar.  Eng. Thia troop consists op three  patrols ��������� owls, lions. tiger3 ��������� whose  members are unable to stir from their  cots. They are disabled b/ sickness.  Some of them are slowly and painfully dying; but they are dying like  soldiers. There is where the Scout  law makes men of them and fortifies  their courage. Once a week a scoutmaster comes io the "camp," and instructs the lads in scputeraft. Only the Caseys, was before the justices at  such portions as can be used by boya    Klltimngb on summonses, Mr. McGin-  Tbe play frock illustrated bereiis e  ���������substantial affair ot plaid gingham  with buttons down the front under a  wide leather belt. The deep collar* and  shield of embroidery simulate a boy's  The hut  with its ueat  beard flowing uncut over a scarlet  shirt. He afterward settled in Washington as a journalist and in 1SS7 removed to California.���������Westminster Gazette.  Slander In Pantomime.  An amusing feud of two families In  the County  Mayo, the Sweeueys  and  ��������� ' -f *     "'  Rcyal Academy Roasb I.  The London critics in dealing with-  the Royal Academy seem to sufferi  from the same evils which they .find!  in the Academy's exhibition itself.  The  London  Times  observes:  "It is hard for a critic to recognize  merit in the mass of mediocrity, and  promising     painters     are     probably  aware of the fact.    They know that  even   if  their  work   is  hung  it  may  very likely be overlooked by both cri  tics and the public, and therefore they  tend more and more to eUow it elsewhere."  The Daily Telegraph says:  "One must inevitably rpproach the  serious   examination   with   a   feelinstfi  closely akin to dismay.   And this will|  not necessarily  be the fault  nf the]  works exhibited, but a consequence of]  the pictorial noise and confupion, of,  the close packing, of the screaming:  of one work against another in that)  struggle   for   domination- which   not!  always results in the survival of thai  fittest.   Of pure aesthetic enjoyment  there could in any case be no question."  While The Daily Mail declares:  "Tho   Royal   Academy  of   1913   belongs to the last, and not to the pros  ent century.    The  reactionary  acad-  cmio mind has triumphed, the walla  of Burlington House havo heen pad  ded anew to exclude the faint echo  of  joyous  lifa  which   had   begun   to]  enter from tho outside world."  Motor-Boat no Coffin. .  A motor-boat was tised as a coffin'  nt the funeral at East Cowcs of Misal  | lithel Kate Saunders, tho only daugh-  I ler   of Samuel E. Saunders,   a   well  known motor-boat   builder,   says   an1  English, paper.    Miss Saunders, who;  hoj  ikoj  was only   thirty-three,   assisted   hot]  father in tho scc.otnrial part o*   tho  business.  Tho body had  heen  placed   in  ���������who are bed-ridden can be taught.  A visitor to the "camp," which is a  balcony on which the boys' cots are  arranged, is likely to see a wan-faced  little chap, with a yellow and red  scarf around his neck, pull his hands  painfully from beneath the covers and  feebly wave his arms in the air. He  is signalling to another Scout across  the "camp." "No.; you are wrong."  says the other Scout. "It is this way,"  and he will, try to make the signal  ���������correctly as the scoutmaster has instructed them.  One boy whose condition 13 ,so had  that ihe other Scouts defer to him  gallantly, has been allowed as a special honor to have his cot placed beneath the picture oi Gen. Baden-Powell, who founded the order. Many cf  the lad3 are so infirm that they cannot put on the regulation Scout jerseys and their only uniform it a scarf  about the neck' or insignia sewed to  their night shirt sleeves.  The 17th Hampstead, as the patrol  is known, is a notable troop of Scout:?.  It has the most pathetic mission of  any troop in th_ world.  ^m^^___,. ���������   - i��������� ,i  ���������_ ���������    i ���������      i i in      i     m  Insured Against Suffragists.  While much has been said of damage to property attributed to suffragettes, an enterprising insurance company has seized the occasion to issue  a new householder's comprehensive'  policy covering among many risk  that of injury done by suffragettes  The policy also covers the risk i,'  n'ots, strikes and civil commotions]  nnl of thunderbolt, nnd pubterrnnennj  fire, the last named being a distinctly  uniisiinl ri ���������*��������� to he flpeoiedfi. in an insurance policy. " I  The risks which aro covered by tho  policy, nro specified as follows:  "Any low cr domng-? he ov she mny  sustain in respect of the whole contents or nny part thereof of the private dwelling house, including outhouses nnd fitnblos (but excluding  live stock other than horses and1  motor-cars), etc., if any; also property belonging to tho nssurod'a sor-]  vants nnd pormnnent members of his  or her household or visitors, including cash nnd bunk notes up to ������25,  by lire, liphtning. thunderbolt, sub  terrnnenn fire, explosion, bursting ol  band and bow shades tbe face very  sensibly.  Hats of all descriptions, from-the  simple sailor to the fancy straws trimmed with flowers and feathers,-are  being shown for little folks., The most  desirable are tbe tailored hats, like* the  one shown here, trimmed, with a smalt  bow or clious of ribbon. For very  young children many of the bats~ar������  faced   In   lace,   chifl'ou   or   soft   silk,  ley, district inspector of constabulary,    whieis is considered very becoming,  elucidatiug its incidents.  ;������������������  One of the Caseys having been ordered to -wear spectacles, Sweeney, for  ridicule, paraded before their house in  a pair of tin goggles. Two Caseys next  appeared. One dropped a purse, which  the other seized aud rau away with.  This, said the inspector, was to indicate that a Sweeney had been sent to  a reformatory for purse stealing.  Two Sweeneys retaliated In the  street by one of them, with dramatic  flourish, aiming a wooden guu at tha  other. This meant, said tho Inspector,  "that a Casey, a water bailiff, bad been  indicted for shooting at a man.���������Lou-,  don Mail.  Oil the Machine.  Sewing machines should?be treated  witb great care if you wonld bave  them last a long while and do perfect  work. After every two days of steady  work oil tbe machinery thoroughly,  hut be careful to wipe away all superfluous oil. Run tbe machine rapidly  bnt steadily without any thread'for  five minutes after oiling. This ���������will  cause the oil to scatter, and the supers  fluous drops can be wiped away, 'and  none will be left to slain tbe material  you are working witb.  The Value of Accuracy.  We strive so much to know everything that we loso sight of the fact  that accuracy Is more Important than  knowledge since knowledge thnt is  misty nnd fragile Is a poor guide. But  it is not only that what we know  should he true as tbat the fact that  accuracy is one of the most Importaut  elements of character. Vague Ideas .  tend to mako a weak character since  character la only another name fop  truth. So that ln the education of  every man nud child accuracy should  be made a vital part. One of the tests  for entrance to tlie Naval academy K  or was, an addition of a column of figures to ascertain the quantity of care-  lessness. if uuy. tho applicant hns la  his character. It should be made tin  Important Item in our education to require accuracy.���������Ohio State Journal.  Dolly Vardcn Dress.  The new dowered crape gives a  quaint suggestion of other days which  accords well with fichus, reticules and  picture hats with long streamers, as  fashion requires. This Dolly Varden  gown of flowered crape Is draped-over  flounces of shadow luce.  Sleeves In Mie cotton frocks are seldom full length.   In many of the-saure  to Biiggcst a way out of tho matter.]   leaden shell, ond then wns deposited1   >u  Teall dropped his' editorial work and   in a specially-constructed   hull   of   -  Where Sherlock Holmes Lived. 1  The enttlo show was regularly held  In Bnker street for many years beforo  Us removal to the Agricultural hall.  Baker street takes Its namo from Sir  lidward Baker, a friend of tho Mr.  Tor turn u who gave bis name to Port-  mnn square and to whom the land belonged. The street bas had Its sharo  of famous Inhabitants. Bulwcr Lyttoti  wns born hnd Mrs. Slddons died there.  - .     .,- -.       rut lived nt Its north end, nnd Henry  pipes or hot-water heating apparatus   Cru(tnn tho orutor dlou thoro ln 1820#  (but only to pay tho excess of ������_ for   An(J hftVe y<M noUml u<w wy amnl|  n   street   Baker   utrcct   Is?��������� London  Globe,  i"#*_||^|pfh^"4i;|:id  R������|S-*_  each nnd every accident), earthquake,  burglary,    tholt,    house-breaking    or  listened attentively. Then, Instead of)  replying, n thoughtful expression sot-!  tied on his fnee. '  "Whnt nro yon dreaming about?"  nuked MnrsUm Impntlently. '      I  Teall did not appear to hear biro,  and Marnton wns obliged to poke him  to get his intention.  "Oh, .vos! What i* deuced flno  Kchomo thnt will make for a ncwl  Blo'iy," i  "New -story bo hanged I" replied Mnr*  stoii. "You'll put mo Into no new*  fitory without getting mo out of tbo old  *  motor-boat, with bow nnd stern rounded off. The boat wna made of two  Bkina of plain mahogany fl'iwn together.  Tho motor-boat containing the remains was huried in a brick grnva  lined witli primroses aud evergreens.  rceny, insurrection,   riots,   strikes.  ono.  A Political  Bull.  Among purely political "bulb" it  would be dlfUeuU <" hent that attributed to Mr. Thwaitop, ono of Iho  candidntc.-i for 111 nek burn during too  general election of 1880. In one of  his ppccchefl lie said, "Unfortunately  tho Government in on tlie wrong sldo  Leave IMo tno," replied ^ ^ I ������ ^^^^^Tl^mmVi  friends ho ml.    "Ihcso glrln   qn^r   ftm, ,10 lma don, ,,*H u-st.   Ho  lias dono whut I would lil.o you uU  to do, namely, when you lav an egg,  put it -away lor a mini* dny."  civil commotions or suffragists or by  aeroplanes, aiwhipa or other ncvlnl  craft, or any ono or moro of the afore-  Biiid perils.'  A Clean  City,  Tho city of Glasgow, which now  lins a population of moro than one  million,' is undoubtedly, nil things  conBiderod, one of tho best cleansed  cities in any country. Ji has an excellent up-to-duto sewage system and  rm abundant nupply of pure wnter.  and  its municipal  government ia of  ml:  Naturally.  "I wonder," snld Mrs. Olddy, "why  thoso  Inquisitive   people   aurosK   tho  Ptrcct nre always looking Into our win.  dowsT  "Maybe," -Higgested her sharp tongued  husband. "It's to Hrd out why you nro  a I wnyh looking into theirs."���������St Louis  Post-Dispatch.  ���������"-owi'uko oiut'cr oovnt.  Keep* Hit Word,  ...... ....... "T^S; _iS.J^ *W omm they stop jUst ohovs thi  high order, refleeling fir^^edit on   n mnn Mm keeps his word, but. then,    ^^    ^^ ^q J^ ,.ulvcnm,���������  Ing  hlfl  nro all dying to get Into a Btory Inntead  of gelling out of ono? I'll go to seo  hor mid develop n new neheiiio !ii  which you two nro lo ho the hero nnd  herolno. I'll sny I hut thin eouipllenlloii  you huvo brought about Is to form tha  body of Iho romnnco nnd take all tho  blnrao on myself.''  ho   um  Flower Show al Bace Course.      (  Permission has heen granted to tho  ���������Rsher (Kng.) Horticultural Society to  held their annual flower show nt San-,  auu  *f. * .,.  .mo   uu).*.  .,,.-.   i.i...   -  ������4>������  ���������   W  novel    liy  ���������������  aowu   ''urn.  ,1...        V..I.,    r  '0 I   .���������* "-J  i neo  t'OU I HO    III  ,    r.l.||.K.  WCUUCU-  ...   t f.    I,m  that onnbled him to leave the edltorlu\  "tnged   in    pavilions    und   luncheon  treadmill, retire to n place In (he couu.   ���������<>��������� ���������������*��������� the rear of tho ftrjind ���������land.,  YrTttZ\7rcto him._r_! s_laIt tsTh������   swrtooklnB thi imtna* whllo the pad,    ^ '0  own ^erai work! *   * ) te������fcilu1_!}^^ iM***.    '!*.���������������  tho efficiency and ability of tlio olll  c\i\\n   in   charge   of   tlio  vnriou-i   departments.  To  His   Lost  Youth.  .    In tho grounds of Skecty Hall, neat  fiwniiHpa,   1'hiulninl,   Ihe   rei-idenee   i.l  the Into Mr. Glyn Vivian, is a large,  grnss-eiilwined   gravcf-lnne.   which   in  Krohnhly unique. It win erected by  r. Vivian himself to the memory  of. his lost youth, nnd on it nre in-  nrribed uomo pathetic lairicntnlions iu  tlegai.v verse.  ho lin** to.'  "flow Id thnt?" n-Jtked ,?ohn������on.  "Ilecnuae uo ono will tnke It"  An Old Finn.  "Who painted Hubbubs' house?**  "jj������j   luid   mv   tlie   uiiino  ui'   nie   i ������im-  rern.    I think he nnld It wiih done Of  File _ Starts."-Bowtou TrniiMcrtpc  Many  Look  Ahead.  a man  fail* to forgj  nhc-ml  hc'hsj lh������ h*V'ln{* bseUwufd  Sure Enough.  KIIHei**��������� tVle'l   *i>   viiii   ert-i'Mor   thirl  find reipilwlte nr n good liilHluindf  Cviileni������-A good wife-Philadelphia  It coord. ^^  The hero I* e<tirtfii<-ul*/  the nlmp)e*sl  ��������� ud ul-HMirfHt of men.���������Thorenu.  open, a Hiiminor Mshlon which do-  serves to bo perpetuated. 801110 of th������  long sleeves Imvo fulhic������9, which U  brought Info n cuff", but this fulinos*  docs not form n deep poucli. Othel  Bleeves hnvo rather n wide month  noiiiothliig III-., a child's short sleev***.  Up to D-t* Clothe  A moderately priced or even cbtaf  mn ter In 1 fashioned cloverly In ths Ul  -11.   ������v^iu   m   luuuu.iy    piuiuiuoiw   v*  X, n.v* 41* l. ��������� #<t .-    .-, m**.* *. . I .. ..     .....���������**,     ...    ..������....*    - *-  ,������������������->.   ..      >    .|,wt.���������M   y       ......     -.    xtmmmm    mm  about tt Indeed, It taken nn itrtM  Mt the trade to live up to tho requtrs  tucntn ot (he fnlmlou-rjly high pried  ������uit������rlnl������ Lu vogus. '     '  mmmm,mmmmu*mimm*m **.i������w*^Wi������WM*_������i-wt������i������c*-*-w.*-^  z&tez&^i'i-'*.***'  ujimi*mttT������&������mi*&*^  *-"l**TTfrrniiiiii irr'i i  mm*^**tm*B^mt*me*)^0m^  f^0^0iH,i.iii.*nii  l������ii Miuo ii i-tr-rmt j iri; *"���������.-; **" "T v-vr*." -    -'" .���������' -' ���������'<" * '^'^'"'V.'J-T?'',*,' T !,T I'*;",'" I"' T "71'"  ���������*- ������������������ ?' "*V..""^.'?*'"..""���������'V^T^T^*^��������� -''���������'���������T^'t^y^'fll  THE    CKESTQN'   REyiEW,    ORESTON,    B. C.  '  ' ri* ri   i  I    ��������� iw  ���������M���������&__���������������_&* ;  ^t*f ^���������?    _     U "_ CT~S *    0x.  Published every   Friday at Creston,British Columbia, hy the Oroston Print-  lag and Pub tithing Company, Ltd.  The Review is the acknowledged advertising medium of the Creston valley, cir  oalating in nearly one thousand homes throughout the Creston district nnd  "���������"���������cashing ont io a broad manner into other eoii-muiiities. Our advertising rates  ars based on the scale of the Kootenay ard Boundary Print*--*-**' Boeid of Truth-.  _������and purchase and laud lease notices, $7 for st������tntory time. Dispb.v ndver  tisements, $1 per inch per month ; other advertising 10 cents per line first if-siio  and 6 cents per line in succeeding weeks. Subscription rates $-3.00 a year in  advance. Onr columns are open to contributions dealing iu matters of local interest and the welfare of the community. Crmtributionk must bo brief and  signed.  iiWiW^Ot^.  I/O. fCt\ mrx.  A. B. S. Stanley  Editor and Maunder  If the Provincial Government is determinedon a crusade  against tlie sea lions iu British Columbia waters it will probably find that the task is a very heavy one. The results  should enure to the great benefit of the salmon industry, aud  on that account a more than ordinary effort towards the destruction of these fish-eatiug pests would be warranted.���������  Colonist,  5":     :*:     -*-  The construction of three additional Dreadnoughts by  the British Admiralty to be ultimately taken over by Canada,  answers the Laurier nonsense that there is no emergency.  The Admiralty gets its information from the greatest diplomatic organization in the world. Laurier gets his from the  Nationalists of Quebec.  The Government is losing no time in preparing for the  construction ofthe interior termin-l elevators for which provision was made last session. Memo--is of the Old Liberal  ministry cannot understand this idea of rush ing needed public works to early completion. Their notion is that good  things of that sort ought to do duty as promises for two or  three general elections at least.  Speaking of the proposal to establish a strict censorship  over plays, literature and newspapers. Professor Stephen  i,eacock says: "I am sure that at present iu Canada the whole  tone of our theatres, our newspapers, and our books is eminently healthful and moral. We have at present an excellent  criminal code directed against those who wilfully violate the  moral standards of the community. New tbrms of interference are not needed; they do harm; they excite a noxious iu-  quisitiveness, and put into things, otherwise quite harmless,  a meaning that they were never intended to couveo". There  is a great deal in this. There are obvious objections to a  censorship, except in the case of moving pictures where the  necessity for it has become obvious though not on the score  of morality. To set up some individual as a judge of what  is and what is not fit to be read or played is foreign to modern ideas and likely to do a great deal more harm than good.  We have got along very well iu Canada without having our  books, plays and newspapers censored. If anything is not  fit for the public to see or hear, there are laws upon the statute book to meet the case.���������Colonist.  *    ���������:*���������    rt-  W. H. Page, the new United States ambassador to Loudon,  made a hit with his first speech, delivered at a banquet tendered him by the Pilgrims club. Iu the course of his speech  he said:  "It is the making of men that is our aim in the Great Republic���������the making of men rather than the maintenance of  any set of political dogmas; and the organization of political  society that shall maintain all the efficiency of the race-even  the efficiency of many mingled races���������and at the same time  hold fast to the natural development of our English-born  freedom. That is our aim. For the world docs not stand  still. Freedom must ever move forward. Wherever she  stops on her way she is captured by somebody1���������freebooter  or friend���������and die \<z de.'-poilcd ns often without malicious  intent as with it. The country home has ever beeu the best  breeding place of liuglish-speakiug free men in every land.  To restore the country homes of the masses to their place of  domestic happiness und of economic independence is, 1 tli ink  the ciiici ttixu u������ lhe people iti ihe United States at the present moment."���������Free Pre-.*-..  jo*3Ss?/"_-s        *_h ^&*^5*-tB ���������ffl������-^_''rt5^^a*-^a*-3i*iSiT__?_? *^^**J������*-jj*������,.is������*g������**i^*lg*s*>������j������-_���������*^.  '\5>i������&x!������f i  "*i*Stir &"S'^'*0'&~0^,*^'t*,0*,^*x.'*m**x''t*'00'^^&^*^������'m'^^'i^^^^k  ���������'���������   j5_   '___*. :\Y?Y'r. '��������������������������� .'-'-titi---'?*8xj..  ..-'ti:': .-:--, ?Y. ���������"rti-ti'ti ���������������������������:.���������-;-""ill."  ������  -?-.  K _ ���������?-7V���������T J,y<iV: WYlgKj:-  The Leading  Hotel of the  \ /OU   will   make   no   mistake  I        when you get off the train  if you sign the register at  the   Creston   Hotel.       Travelling  men   -will   substantiate   this.    We  %*$%������%  , _ |   study   the   comfort of our guests.  I " ruit    ^e^ |   The  rooms  are well furnished in  a manner up-to-date.  Out   Guests  r< t       0,    . Headquarters  for Miniug Men,  Lah   c/lgain     T       , ,.       . *?     .    '  Lumbermen,    Ranchers,    lounsts  .___ J   and Commercials.  1 mmmW\  <&  T  /a  r-_        t.ft *-*���������** f-%&\  XSJ''  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������$>������.  n-r-i  MAD  ,\������ _E___7   ''���������*   ��������� _, '   _Ef_9 '  __5SS_? __ff___ _0S& '      V  m  m  m  m  For Sale af the Nya! Depot  I Creston Drug&Book Co. I  >&* M  &:g-:&:e&:e������������������&-&-&&:'g������6������������-@&@&^  CAPITAL, $15,000,000  REST, $12,500,000  MONEY   ORDERS  Issued by Tlio Canadian Hank of Conmi-tco, are a safe, convenient and  inexpensive method ot re mil ting- small sums cf money. These Orders,  payable without eha; ^e at any bank in Canada, (except in the Yukon  Territory) and in iho principal cities ofthe United States, are issued at  ths follow infv !;:te^ :  .*?���������-> ami under   Over      Si nnd nut exooeding SIO.. -  "JO        '* '* SO...  ���������*'      30        " " 50...  3 cents  G    .������'  IO     ������*���������  15      "  REMITTANCES   ABROAD  6.8  >"?"  e������  (TJ-  iii  &  $1  Mi  Stables  Transfer, Livery and Fees  (Best equipped Livery In Town)  All class of TURNOUTS supplied at short notice.   The latest styles of  CUTTERS and BUGGIES for sale and liire.   Saddle and pack horses a  Speciality.  Feed for sale.       Agent for the McLaughlin Manfg. Oo.      Horses for sale  I am prepared to fill all orders, both by wire and mail, and meet all trains  at any hour cf the day or night.    Commercial men and landseekers,  will  receive prompt attention  H. S. McCreath, Prop  _  ���������to  as  <_  _  ���������w  j&  m  w  ������  _  Tt*.  phone 56  Sirdar Avenue  Box 14  should bo made  by means cf our SPECIAL   FOREIGN   DRAFTS and   MONEY  ORDERS.     Issued without delay at reasonable rates.  Percy  B. Fowler, Manager Creston Branch  TERI  11 BETS  The difference in the attitude of the  Borden Government and the Liherai  i-lministi*atioii to tbe west is shown in  tin- cabinet recognition. Under the  Laurier regime the west had hub two  cabinet ministers, Hon. Frank Oliver  and Hon. William Tern-pieman���������neither of thfm, to say tlie least, outstanding men. Premier Borden wbeu  he. formed his cabinet took into liis  Government four Western men.  They were Hon. Robert Rogers, Hon.  Dr. Roche, Senator Lougheed, leader  of the Government in tho 'Senate and  Hon. Martin Bin-i-i-ll.  Now the west gets a fifth representative in lion. Arthur Meighen, the  new Solicitor-General. The Borden  Government in its rushing of the Hudson Bay Kiti I way, in the establishment  of a p-T'tiu eominisson and in lhe construction of a, system of Govt-rnnient-  owned elevators has recognised as the  Liberal Government ncwr ������.id, the  growing importance of l.ho west and  lhe necessity for dealing with and solving western problems,  FOREST PROTECTION  Ai THE TELEPHONE  Although among the iimuy iipplinii-  ees with which inventors have sought  |,o supply the modern need for porl.'dih-  wireless telephone and telegrupli coin-  miiuiciit'ion there are none which meet.  fhe requirements of the Forest Pro-  u-cfion organization of the West, y(���������*;  it is hoped thai, the day is not \'nv distil nt. when every lire   warden   wander-  ili^  ill  Ihe   I*, ood.-:   Hill be   ..b]c    I.i   .\<i;ii-  inon help in lighting (Ires wil Imnl 11,<>  delay caused in reaching a telephone  line. Meanwhile, however, lhe nianii.  fail urers of eleel ri.ial appliances have  done a. great deal to uieel, the in,,!- ,,f  I'oieMlry ol'lieials, AI nieel ing-i of |||(.  VN'ei.fei'it Fore.slry and < 'on-ri \.ii mn  A'.Micial ion hiiiibermen have heen  pin i.Yol.u ly i it l.i*i -i-.lied in ihe  rsliil.n r,  of these companies. For instance,  there are not only the 'light telephone  lines, such as those that the Forest  Branch strings rjrom tree to tree so as  to extend-telephone communication in  a rough and ready manner into tlie  woods, bnt there are still lighter wires,  ���������1 miles of which can be carried on a  man's back, which can be nsed as temporary feeders for the main forest  lines. When this field telephone system is installed in any district the efficiency of a tire warden Avill be increased to a tremendous extent. For  instance, suppose he discovers a lire in  its earlier stages, instead of going hack  to the nearest settlement he can rush  to the nearest point of one of the telephone lines, and taking the portable  instrument that ho carries with him,  can connect with the wire and call for  aid. Should ho need to remain in  charge of a fire that is in some portion  of his district remote from roads and  settlements, he can connect one of the  very light wires to the main wire and  trail it out through the wooes for 2 or  !1, or even I miles, and as long as tho  weather is dry so that moisture does  not spoil i,lio conductivity of fhe  ground wire, his portable instrument  attached to the end of this will enable  him to keep in touch Willi headquarters without leaving lhe site of tbe  lire. Of course, all this installation of  Held telephone is a very dilVerent, matter to the building of regular lines  such as those established hy lhe telephone companies for lhe service of the  public, and it niay lie noted also that  the Foresl Branch will install lis.Held  lines only hi ixnlatoil I iinhered dint rieln  in which there is no pro.specl ���������whatever  of public telephone linos being constructed, following out fhe practice al-  leady developed so extensively in the  American Stales fo the south of (,IiIh  Province, where I he lumbermen handle (he problem of I'oreRt lire prevention through fhe agency of their own  voluntary associations.  Electric Restorer for Men  PhOH-honol "���������'"Htoroa ovory norvo In tli- body  .  -"''"���������"." -. I������> tin i.nipi*. ti-imlmi ; i.Miloreii  vli.i .uu! vil.sll!y. !'j _iii.iliu^ il.,., v ,.ml .ill utMLii  wcikimml uvrrluil ul oner. l"li������>H|>honol will  iimlto you ��������������� ii'mv num. Prlco #H il hnv, or lwr> lor  ;,. M.i.lo.l t.i.niy ii.I.Ii-,*.',. _Uo UmjUoII _��������� *u_  "   . li'.j<Jn.tli'w*ii-������>-, ������uk.  SYNOPSIS OF CO AI. MINIG REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  i a Manito_s, Saskatchewan and Alberta  the Yukon Territory, the North-west  Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Col_mbia, may be leased  for a term of twenty-one years at  an annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,560 acres *?ill be leased to  one applicant.  .Application for a lease must be made  by the applicant in person to the Agent  or Sub-Agent of the distriot in whioh  the rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by scotions,   or legal bud  divisions of section., and in umnrveyed  territory the tract applied for shall be  staked out by tho applicant himself.  Each application must bo accompanied  by a fee of 95 whloh will be refunded if  Mie rights applied for are not available  but not otherwise. A royalty shall be  paid on tho merchantable output of the  miuo at tho rate of five cents por ton.  Tho person operating the miuo shall  furnish tho Agont with sworn returns  ueoouutliig for the fall quantity of mer-  uhantable ooal tniuod and pav the royalty tboroju. If tho ooal milling rights  me not boiug operated, s oh returns  nhould bo furuiuhod at least, onon a yenr  Tho Ion ho will Includo tho ooal mining rights only, but the Iobboo may be  pormltted to purchase whatovor avail-  iiblo Hurfnco rights may bo oousidurod  iiPoosHttry for tho working of tho miuo  it tho voto of $10 an aore.  For full mfoimatlou application should  bo mndo to tho Hooretary of tho Department of tho Interior, Ottawa, or to any  Agout or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands  W. W. GORY,  Deputy Minister of tho Interior  N. II.���������Unanthorlssod publication of  Mils advortU-raout will not bo paid for.  Some  men  rt*-*'t   belp  being  Hontl-  mental when th-*r ������**** a nr<*tt.y womnn'  wltb a four ie*iv#<i clover, nnd when  aha Is a ������7t���������o*������ th*-tr nntsb i������ la ulubt  BURNS  COMPLETE  Animal   Fertilizers  IWSQMElf  Sow Burns'Fertilizers  Asud Reap Dollars.  Call or send for our  New Pamphlet -which is  full of useful inforraation  for Fruit Growers etc.  P. BURNS & Go  Llmltad  CRESTON  5JS  B.C.  Head Office  CALGARY; VANCOU  TT**-!-*  JTrMiT 1-0- 0^  ������!tULVl\JL\  J U  PERT PARAGRAPHS.  Some men tell us continually what  they are going, to do while others do  It and forget It  Worrying over past failures is n powerful method of preventing future successes. ..........  It Im wearlBomo worlt bolng friend**!  with tho man whoso special ty is gut-  tlug Into troublo.  It acoms flhoriHlgbtcd in our nox|  door neighbor not to huvo tho lawn  mower lu good order when oiii-h won't  \vor_.  mmm  Adversity Is n drastic remedy lo tako,  nnd It la as upt to lilll as to euro.  Walt till yon get thoro beforo yoa  begin to brag. Mny bo after you unvo  arrived yon will bo so chastened that  yon will bo willing to let your I'lleud*  prnlfl������ yon.  Don't pay any attention (otholnngha  ���������alcaa you nro drawing n milnry for It.  A good Htnrl In thp hout thing In thft  world to havo, provided you mndo It  pom self.  Some mon play the bnny so effpotn-  ally tnr.J V.'01-Cb v.*Ub i, hlioun miticr.  PA\ Instinct hitch up with thom nn������|  take care of them all tbelr lives.  m  .-fi  __HMiiiii  ���������wjitra,E,-(iji u?.'1-15.  f^W^tWIi^WM^^ ���������_  ������������������Jnrt'*  1  f-X^QT  iOO licitS  Orders  mm*ummiiimm^mimm  m _���������_���������       on *m*s mm*. _a__ ___ _ *_. _ E__S B _k _ __-  IF lib r'KIIMIING  Yyy  lAf r    aii  iJ^mmmmmmmmmfi  , Vl )  ITHE   gBBSTQg   BB������IBWt    CBESTON     B CL  YvW?''Y^^r?r/?Yii^������^^^^  '������������������' " titi",--.'.'������������������-,������������������.;. r:"s;..u^^ivi^f���������^.^,  ti--.-.-titi-.<-:/.S-ti&.ti,-^'da$8iX  ... '/''^'tititiMimm  ��������������������������������������������� j'^t&^KmWmmm  /  NOT1 OK TO .(ll IN T li AO rOHS  ',_UKSTON SCHOOl,"  SEALED TENDERS, siiporsoribcfl,  ' 'Tender for dot-On Sohool ExUiiifiion"  will bo reoeived by tbo Honourable       the       Minister   of     Public  Works ap to noon of Monday, Iho SOrti  {H day of .Tinin, 11)1(1, for Mm erection and  completion of a two- rooniort oxtoiiHiou  to tho HohooMioiifio at Crouton, in Uio  Ymir Ifilnafcornl District.  The work to bo started ininiodintcl*/  on iieceptnncoof fondernnd lliilnhud and  hnnu>d over vonvly f.iv nc-enpi-.ticn on oi  boforo Angust 25th, MM.'!.  Pimm, spool-diUon/i, eon Irani*, and  fnrniB of tondor mny bo soon on nnd uf-  tor the 10th dny of Juno, lIMSI, nt the  offh-.o nf Mr. WW. Toolzol, rjovoiiiuiont;  Agent, NoIhoii ; Mr. .T. ('oinpton, So������.  rotary to thotiuhnnl Hoard, Orcbtou ; nnd  It.ho .Dopartmeiit of Public   Work", Victoria.  Tnt-Arwl |,,i> Ir.������. ,1 ..-r. f. - ..    r  -*      ,....   ot.iJi    K)X  i ton uouaru W-lu), oUtuin ono copy of tho  plans aud specifications by applying to  the undersigned. This sum will be refunded whon the plans aro returned in  good order.  finch proposal must bo accompanied by  an aooepted bank olicqno oroei-tifloato of  d'.-poKit on a chartered bnulc of Canada,  mndo pavnblo to tlio Honourable tho  Minister (>r Publlo Works, for n sum  equal to 10 por collie, of tondor, whioh  shrill bo forfeited if tho party tendoring  decline tor-ntoriuto contract whon called'  upon to do so, or If ho fall to ooinplote  Iho worlc contracted for, Tho ohoquos or  ooiiilloiiloH nf dcpoHit* of unsnoooHHful  londorern will bo returned to thom upon  tho execution of tlio ooutriiofc.  Tendon- will not bo considered unions  mndo out on thn forms siippllod, flignod  with tho actual, slgnnturo of the tondor-  or, and onolosod in tho envelopes furn*  isihod.  Tho lowestor any tondor not nooossa  v\]y :i!*CCI*,l^d.  J. is. ai������Fi������_Trr,  Publio Works Jflnginoor.  Dopiutnii'iifc of Publio Work*",  Viotoria, li, V., J ano   10th, 10IJ1.  "Daughter*9  Scientific Vefs������i_ Common J  $ Sense Farssssg J  I-        ��������� I  ������      By CLARISSA MACKIB     ������  ^^!"M^^^^���������^^^^H������������������^^I^���������^^^^^-^^^^^'^'I^^^I'  Percbed on the rail fence and loosing like an amiable scarecrow, Ezeklel  Flinder nibbled a blade of grass and'  freely commented on tbe methods of  bis young neighbor.  "You ain't never going to make a  farmer of yourself, Mr. Hartwell.  Your, bead ls too 'tuttjpt newfangled  notions. P'tnters is p'taters even if you  call 'em 'tubers' or any other fancy  name, and beans Is beans and not le*  goonibs even if the hysterical culture  club does claim tbey belong to tbat  family.  Ernest Onrtwel! grinssS patiently as  he listened to Ezekiel _ evening lecture. Born and bred In the city, an  inward craving for a country life had  .it last drawn nUn to tbe pretty village  of Lit tip Hirer.  "Von can't deny that Mrs. Pllnder'a  baked beans ore more delicious since  she learned how to cook them at the  domestic science club.- "Fou said yourself Unit"���������      ���������   -  ��������� -  "Maybe so. maybe so." ivalred Eze  Kiel airily? "Still, when It's nil sala  .-ind done with, whether she learns  these notions nt the minister's hysterl  <-al cult nre club or Mlsg Patty Dunn's  domestic ~ science thingumbob, tb^  beans she cooks is just plain beans  after all. I don't take no stock in  theories or science or nothing but plain  common sense."  "It must be a great satisfaction to  feel tbat one can clip coupons from  bis stock of common sense," remarked  Hart well meekly-as be hoed between  his rows of corn,  Ezekiel scowled at him beneath his  bushy brows. "You're laughing at me,  Mr. Hartwell. 1 can tell Jt by that  kink in your eye. Anybody ever teii  you that you had a funny iflnk fn yonr  eye?"  Hartwell rested oa his hoe and surveyed the farmer solemnly. "No, Mr.  Flinder; no one ever broke the news to  me. I've been told that I had the form  of a bed slat, tbe face of a pirate and  tiossy hair like a doii, but I have always prided myself on my china blue  eyes, and to be told tbat there Is a Sdnk  in one of them Is heartbreaking.'' He  dug despondently at a bunco of wire  grass. ���������'���������'���������:-  Ezekie! spat reflectively and let himself down to tbo ground. "You're a  mighty fresh young man. Mr. Hartwell." he chuckled, **bot IPs a good  thing for you I ain't got a daughter."  "Why?" demanded Hartwell, sor-  prised. -  "Oh. because you'd be dead sot to  marry her. and I wouldn't listen to it a  minute. Jt couldn't be thought of noways " Ezekie! was chewing grass  vigorously.  "Once more i repeat, why? What  objection have you to me as a son-in-  law?" -      . .  "First I'd say to her: "Young la-fly,  you shan't marry no sculptor feller.  Pic!; cut a good, plain fanner boy, and  vou shall bave my consent and the  blue glass lemonade set 1 drawed at  the rnftte for a wedding present'"  "I'm a plniu farmer boy," urged Mr.  Mart well.  "First off. you're a sculptor. That's  your trade and all you got to fall back  on. There can't be no money ln sculping or else you wouldn't have come  nnd tried chicken farming out of a  book."  "I   like farming.    It Is my recreation,"  objected  the amateur agrlcul  turiRt  "It'll be yonr ruination,1" predicted  Mr Flinder. raining a horny finger  "Look nt tlmt there corn!"  "Well, ionic nt It!" agreed the plant  or proudly.    "What's the matter wltb  It. oh''   See nny taller com hereabouts*/  Sec nny thicker stalks?   See nny larger  enrsV"  "Xo. I don't see none of those tlilnpn**  AH I can see In that there ain't one  row pin riled M might They're m* Big-  7.11 p ns though n tipsy man hnd set 'em  out," chuckled Rzeklol.  "Thiii's done purposely. There's n  srlctitllle ivimnn for plntitlng Vm Hint  way." hazarded iTlnrtwell.  "Humph!" snorted RK**klel lestlly,  iuu\ for n little while he wns silent. .  following Ilnrtwell Rlowly down the  row ot corn. TIipii tie snld tentatively, "I ain't never seen none of your  sculping yet?"  "N'oV" queried Hartwell politely j  "N'nt no much tis n wlnlc.iit It. I'vo  often told Mnrln wlietr I see ynu going  into thnt worlwlmp of yours that I  Kiiess I'll run In and mot} wluil you'ro  up (o, hut Koinehow IPs m������ii of dump  nnd chilly looking lu Uit'tv; leastwuya  It must be It It's fuller graven Im-  nges."  "iT'm!" observed the srnlptnr.  FzeUlol looked disappointed, lie wan  piqued nt llnrtwoll for uot offering  io Initiate hlni Into the mysteries ot  his worknhop.  "I reckon you feol kinder tlmld nbont  showing 'em oft,.bnt I gnem* we enn  niiike allowances ror your being n ticf  ���������rlnnor. Vou needn't feol hnehful  nlimit it. You infcht some dny mntco  a tlgger fit for the soldiers* monument  wo'rn going to have ou the green, and  It wiiiiH b������������ nn 4������.������������������������������*��������������� 4,������������.������, *,.* f ���������������������������!���������  /liver folks to know what von rsn do.  We nlwnyi encourage bom* talent-''  rinnurUpd E.K-������-lg| uj������fUk%|iaO-jly,  ���������Thank yon; 111 think it over,'* said  firnest Hartwell modestly, shouldering  his hoe. "| believe somebody is loo If-  ing for you. Mr. Flinder."  Ezekiel wheeled sharply about to  confront a pretty girl, dark haired,  gray eyed, bine gowned? with sun kiss- '  ed cheeks and scarlet lips.. "Well,  Miss Christie, bow in thunder do you  fio2" h������ bellowed, delightedly s������rnieez-  tag her hands. j  "Very well, indeed, Mr. Flinder," sbe  replied, with a provoking glance at  Hartwell, who stood expectantly near.  "I'm glad to see you looking so hale  and hearty."  "What train did you come on? Con-  scrn it all, I'd have met yoa if I'd  known you was coming down today.  Maria said yesterday tbat she'd got a  letter from yoa, wanting to know could  you get board down here another summer for you and your aunt But 1  didn't know you was expected today."  "1 couldn't wait another moment,"  laughed tbe girl. "Aunt Phoebe in  coming tomorrow with all the trunku  and things. I came down in the noon  tra!n������ and the stage brought me to the  house, but Nancy says Mrs. Flinder  has gone to her ethical culture club.  1 came on down here looking for you."  "Well, here I be! Guess w_ might as ,  well go aloug up to the house, Miss  Christine." He led the way, intentionally ignoring the expectant embryo farmer. But Hartwell was equal  to the emergency.  "Introduce me, ntease, Mr. Flinder," i  he said  humbly,  and  Ezeklel  smiled  sourly  and  performed  the  ceremony j  tbat made the sculptor acquainted witb  Christine Davidson.  "Miss Christine, is like a daughter to \  me, Mr. Hartwell," be said meaningly '  as the girl released her band from ���������  Hartwell's clasp and turned away. j  "And I am a plain farmer boy, and  I'm good," murmured Hartwell obstinately.  ��������� "You're a sculptor and you'll starve  to death some day," was Mr. Flinder's  cheerful prognostication as be departed for his own side of tbe rail fence.  The next day he came once more to  the rail fence and watched Hartwell  raking tbe accumulated weeds be had  uprooted the afternoon before. "Any  time you say I'll bring Miss Christine  over to see the sculping, provided it's  all proper. I told Miss Phoebe Davidson about you���������that's Christine's aunt  -and sbe said you might be worth in-  vestlgntiiig." he observed, watching  Rartwell's face.  "The deuce' she did!" ejaculated  Hartwell. his face growing very red.  "See bere, Mr. Flinder; just keep all  these ladies away from my place.  Understand?"    flu looked quite fierce.  "Well. I'll foe .**ttiiiipeiJ!" ejaculated  l-*.e!<iel. backing off. "Von confound  ������������������d younj*; puppy, you! I don't believe  .���������ou dast show' nie none of your sculp  ing. I'll bet it's nothing but a mess  ������f innd-pies!"  ������������������Would  you  really  li_i> to see some  if my   wnrkV". asked' lla it well   wiih j  nitwsird    ss-rionssu'-ss.   nittiouiili    iiict-e j  vere   nit   sorts   of   i"luks 'in   nis   nine j  ���������yes.       Ih'   eiijo.w-d    his    verlta!    sUir    }  THE  home:  OF"    THE.  TRANSIENT  (fl  OaMMQDlQUS  SAMPLE  ROOMS  THE BEST AND MOST  POPULAR  HOTEL //V>|  THE KOOTENAYS  Run on strictly up-to-date  Hues. , Unexcelled sen vice in  all depaitirtettts. Kitchen  staff (including cook) all  wliite ladies. Every comfort  and attention given to guests  The bar is s upplied with  only the best brand of  goods..  Porters Meet Trains  l  g     W��������� Aw HE:RON, MANAGER  nislies    wiih    his    neiirlilHir    oiiiii  :,<   J  mis-Si as  Kzckiw did', and  K/ekiei  wa  ���������ei*r*������tly  jirniiil  ol   the fact   that   a   rea  '���������illptor lived ehi-ck   liy   jowl   Willi   liim  lis mie hum-lit  was that  lie could not  io:is(   lo his  fellows that  lie hail seen  my -of I in rtwell's work.  "Yes, I'd admire xo look nl it. Melii>i-  I conld tell you if it was uond ennui*-'!  for the soldier's monument. I uimo  ���������minethtng about art even if l-d"n'i  helnng to no hysterical culture cliihs.  ^riiiiU'd Kiteklel delightedly as ti������'  stumped down the path In the waU-  of the young mnn toward the humra  off.  In   the   long,   low   building   which  flnrtwell  used na bis workroom  thelm used  tt   moment,   while  the   fnrini"-  Kami   around  nt   the several   groups  swathed     under    canvas     coverings.  "Smells dnmp tn here," he said awk  wurdly as Hartwell removed the cm  vns from a large crouching lion mode.  ed tn clay.  "l40i*d love you, but be looks like he  would bite!" exclaimed Ezekiel; then  he scanned tbe young man suspiciously. "I scarcely believe you mode thnt  there critter. Von don't look like you  had It In you, meaning no -offense."  Hartwell smiled nnd removed a wet  cloth from n mnss of modeling clay.  "Seelng's believing,'' he snld cheerfully  and moved his fingers deftly, surely,  nnd with lightning rapidity, plcklug up  and laying aside a modeling tool, he  brought before --/.eklol's a mazed vision  a startling picture In mlnlnturo.  Against a background of rough olny  wns n rnll fence. Sitting on tho rail  fence, one cowhide boot swinging non  r-hnlnntly over his clasped hands, wan  Hzeklel Flinder hlnmclf, looking like  nn nmlnble scarecrow ns he nibbled a  blade ot gross.  -zoklol stared, open eyed, open  mouthed, chagrined almost to tears,  "Ry gummy!" he breathed heavily nt  last,   "It's raol"  "It Is. Mr. Flinder." smiled rim t well.  "Why. If Little River sees thnt I'll  ho the laughingstock from Upper Ford  down to Stepping Stone! I believe hi  yon. Mr. Hnrtwell." he nuld uni-neniiv  "I don't want no more proof. You're  a a cotiNiirned n good sculptor nn I  wnntor seo, only break tho thing before  nny body sees It."  "How nbont yonr daughter?" nuked  ITnrtwell, holding his hands nbove the  wet clay model.  "U I find one I'd make her ninrry  you Jest to keep on good terms with  von. lit ���������"frjr'Tf'!!. .Vnv.*, Mir-:' r'<r!r-  tine Isn't my daughter, bnt I'll give yoi  .ill the chances I can to"-  "Vou're too Into, Mr  Filmier.'* inter  'nipted    rfnKwell.   tlio   klnUm   eonilni  Into hie eyo������.   "You seo. I've been en  ��������� Kitg*-*d io cni-latin** DuvldHon ror n yenr  I    ,        X       , .       ,   .  Iwi.v.    h������i������   MtiitiK   io   Ov   llllll i ii-tl    ne*.  month, and we expect you tu douat*.  NELSON LAND DISTRICT  DISTRICT  OF WEST KCOTENY  TAKE   notice   fhat E.   T.?-  Opie   of  Wnrduer, B. C  occupation' mechanist,  iutends to apply lor permission   to purchase the following described lands :~  Commencing at a post planted on the  fast bank of Goat River SO chains north  ef the north west corner of Sublot 13 of  Lot 4592, Group 1, theuce east- 20 chains,  thence north SO chain-*, thence ia est 20  chaiues, more or Jess to the east bank of  Goat River, tbence southerly along said  one*-    Kn.il.  *,e      f3-.^..x     O ',.���������������������������...  4l,Q     ^^;...    ���������������  wi.C:v     ,k)^.a..������   \)x rjUIII       4V! I Ol     IUO      ^JL*lliU      V'4  commencement,'   containing   100 acres  more or less.  Edward T   Opie.  Wai, Arrowsmith,  Date 22 April, 1<)18. Agent   ���������*-  "  KELSON LAND DISTRIOT  DISTRICT Ofj' WEST KOOTENY  TAKE notice that W. J. Williams of  Nelson, B. O. occupation ge ntleman, in  tends to apply  for   permission   to  pur  chase the following described lands :-  Commeuciug at a post planted on the  east bank of Goat River whore intersects by the north boundary of Sublot  1'J of Lot -i5'.)2, Group 1, thence ' oast 20  chains, theuce north So chiiius, thduco  west 20 chains, moro or lens, r.n t!>e ens!  bank of Go it River, thence southerly-a-  lnrg.**ni.l east bank of Goat Rivor to the  print of coimiTionconicnt, conttiiniug 16o  r.c-res- more or loss.  William J. Williams.  Wm. Arrowsmith,  Date 22 April, 1918. Agont.  PROFESSIONALS  R. STEWART  Real Estate, Loans and Gen  erai Brokerage  Special   represeneative,   The- National  Realty  Oompany  Creston  B. C*  IT  DHN1TSTRY  E. HALL D. D, S.  Oflrice   over   Frank Parks  Hardware  CRAhBROOK,  B. C,  GUY   LOWENBERG  Consulting  Enginrrr  ;rhston    "-     .     b.c.  OKELL, YOUNG & ^o.  Real Estate and Insurance.  HOUSES TO RENT  j RESTON     -  B.C.  JAS. H, SCHOFIELD  Fire. Life and Accident Insxirance  REAL ESTATE, Etc,  i rS.jri._JL ....      B.C,  KELSON L A ND DISTKIOT  I'ISTRICT   OF WEST KOOTENAY  TAKE notioo Unit W. Arrow Riuith of  Crouton, B. O.  occupation  ranchor, in  tend to apply for. porn ission to purchase  "ho following described lauds :-  Commencing nt ri pont planted en the  ���������iihtbank of Goat River 8>0 chains north  from tho north west corner of Sublot 1!3 ,  of Lot 459X', Group 1, thonco oust 20  ohains, thonco north 80 chains,thence  west 20 chains nmrn nr lot*.**, to tlio east  bank of Gont Rivor, tnonce southerly n-  long soid -oast, hank of Goat Rivor to tho  point of r.oiniucncciue.nt. coutainiug 100  acroH,  William Arrowsniith  Date 22 April HUM.  I j-*Mi"**-ltit.M_.  Save year Plane &y  Isaviis^  an    eK������ser\x  de yeejrr Tuning.  J.A.P.  CROMPTON  CRESTON, B.  C.  WORK GUARANTEED. ALL  INDS OP REPAIRS.       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Jf  i._o__nued)  "While he dissected a mutton cutlet, he studied him, noticed the diamond scarf-pin and the diamond ring,  both containing stones of the first  water. Mr, Roberts always Invested his mohey wisely; he noticed, too,  that bis clothes were well worn, even  ehining, and that with the exception  of his mania for jewellery he bore  the aspect of a very respectable citizen of London. He knew, too, why  Mr. Roberts hid away the newspaper  he had been reading so he made no  attempt to enter into conversation  ���������with him. But after a decent interval he sent the boy out for the latest  edition of the Evening News, and  propping the paper in front of him he  read the latest accounts of what had  already been termed- 'The Savoy Mystery,' now and then giving vent to a  little exclamation of surpri ��������� and horror.  Aaron Roberts began to fiJ.get in his  seat and glance surreptitiously at the  newspaper. Presently be, too, called  the boy and told hi.ua to fetch one.  Heriot politely handed his Evening  News to the moneylender.  Roberts took it awkwardly, but no  word was spoken. When the latter  had finished his luncheon the detective rose and followed him at a dis-  erer-t distance.  He entered 99, New Bond Street  about five minutes after Mr. Roberts.  Faber met liim in the outer office.  I've come to borrow something, Heriot said.  Teli me what you want, Fab-cr bawled, and I've nc doubt but that we shall  bo able to come to a satisfactory arrangement.  I'd like to see Mr. Roberts myself.  Unwillingly Faber took in hie na���������^  It's  very  important,  Heriot said,  want a good bit.  The moneylender saw bim at once.  but directlv he looked up and recognized his visitor his face changed col-  Yes, she called here "with her brother.  Heriot had a very subtlr* way of  obtaining what he wanted; on occasion he played the part of Jekyll ,and  Hyde; he treated the Jew in a very  different manner to which he had  treated Fred Scribner, and in a few  minutes he had learned that Saintsbury had possessed certain papers  which incriminated Jimmy Francks,  and that those papers had come into  the Jew's  possession.  I told you I didn't give them to Miss  de Fontaigne, Roberts growled in answer to a question from Heriot.  Then you have still got them? You  will probably be called upon to produce them.  Roberts w-l on the vergs of losing his temper; never before in his  life had he been bullied, it had always been his great privilege to exercise   that  pleasant perogative.  Those     papers     helong    to       Mr.  Francks by right; our agreement was   ter Is  strictly  forbidden  that   when   he   married   Ella   Saints  Things Forbidden In War I  It is tot generally realised that the  game of war is hedged round by as  many restrictions ss 2. boxis"*- Y^-*.  test under Queensberry rules. ������ These  regulations, which are under the sanction of all the civilized countries of  the world,-are designed to ensure fair  play for the combatants.  When it is intended to bombard, a  place, due notice should be given, so  that all women and children may be  removed to a place of safety; and  every care must be taken to spare  churches and hospitals, as well as all  charitable or educational buildings.  All chaplains, doctors, and nurses  are protected in every possible way,  and are not to be taken prisoners or  in any way injured.  Any soldier robbing or mutilating  an enemy is liable to be shot without  trial; and death is the penalty for  wounding or killing a disabled man.  The bodies of the enemy aro to be  carefully searched before burial, and  any articles found on them which  might lead to their identif cation are  to be sent to their proper quarters.  Explosive bullets must not be used,  and quarter must be given to the  enemy whether he asks for lc or not.  In an attack on the enemy there must  be no concealment of the distinctive  signs of the regiments; and the use  of poisons for polluting drinking wa-  wa  the old man shov.ld baud them  bury,  over. He did not do ������0, and as  Salutsbury owed me money, I made  him give me the papers as a sort of  security. 1 had my own reasons  for wishing to stick to them, and after Miss de Fontaigne had gene, her  brother came back. I'm a softhearted fool, though I daresay you wouldn't j  believe it, so 1���������1 gave them to her j  brother. j  Just for a moment a look of blank;  amazement camo over the detective's1  s face, but it quickly assumed  i mal  aspect.  i     We bave all got our  weak points  Her Mother's Friend  When tbe new minister, a handsome  and unmarried man, made tils first  pastoral visit at the Fosdlck s he took  little Ann.-, up iu his arms and tried  to kiss ber.  But the child refused to be kissed-  She struggled loose aud ran off into  the next room,, where bei* mother was  putting a few finishing touches to her  adornment before going into the drawing room to greet ihe clergyman.  Mamma, tho little girl whispered.  its nor-i (he man in the drawiug-rooiu wanted  j to kiss me.  Well, replied matnnia,    why    didn't  WBmmiar  Mwlwftl&k.  Mmmm  Sating Shoes I  tor  Everybody  THE  PERFECT SHOE  FOR SUMMER SPORTS   j  ASK YOUR DEALER, 1 |  ������������������can    .j���������11 nil  ! Mr.   Roberts,  he said genially.       So j >'������������ let hia*?   A * would if I was you.  ryou gave them to Keuben de Fontaigne!      1 hereupon Anna van back into the  and mat was very generous!  der what he did wiih them?  Tore   ihem  up,   of  course,  replied  quickly.       Now,  then  1 '���������*, ou-  drawlng-room and tho minister asked  ! her:  Roberts I    ^'elh little lady, won't you kiss me  . if  Liked to be Prepared  A gentleman, well known for his  love of horseflesh, was driving through  a country village one day breaking In  a new horse, when he overtook a doctor of his acquaintance who was traveling on foot.  Jump in, doctor, ho cried, pulling  up. I've got a horse here that Is a  perfect treat to sit. behind.  The doctor jumped in, and the gentleman drove off.  The horse was a treat. In tho sense  of speed and sl-tlishness, aiul presently stood stock still and shot both  hind legs underneath the trap, splitting It to pieces, and throwing both the  occupants out into tha road.  The doctor jumped to his feet, feeling himself all over to see if lie was  injured. The owner also got upon his  feet.  Look here! exclaimed tho doctor,  what, on earth do you mean by inviting mo to ride be'iind a horse like  that?  Well, vou see, gasped the other,  luckily there are no bones broken: but,  when breaking in a brute like this I  like to bave a doctor witb me!  story  think  I Have got no further questions to put! I .   No' l wou't* replifa An"a  1  wish you'd  clear out.        Time    is' but mamma says she will.  now ?  No,  i  ^ promptly,  Time  oney with me-  j j     I   saould  think  the  licking  of  that  I clock on the mantelshelf must annoy  vou  some-times, Heriot said softly.   1,-,    ,. .   , ,   .   .  ;,,VJ *_ot__- _,-.������������������������������������ si'ence is "ldY Lnghsh doctor was sustaining an argu-  _a\������. ~n.-i.tie> _.e^o. ;?uencc is goia-, m t th���������t th��������� Trish were natur-i,. u  ea-     You understand?        Good    day, ! ment inAC uie inba weie  Reason for It  At a debating society some time ago  the Irish question was discussed. An  mmm *������,._������_      .I.   ,   m^    mm-       f    ���������    ���������������*" .-m +    ~rm     - mm       m . x  rs. - T-.   , T. TT-  \\ e vve.ro liiticuma iv;Ou.-.-. j-=- ���������.-���������������������������".  weren't we?  Heriot nodded and handed the Jew  Ms card. It isn't money I want, "Mr.  Roberts, bur. a little quiet chat.  I'm too busy to waste my time in  conversation, the moneylender stormed. You tld my clerk you came hereto borrow a bit.  Heriot smiled sw ,-etly. Yes. but it  wasn't money I wanted to borrow.  You may cave yourself a lot cf trouble f-nd unpleasantness if you listen  to me a moment and give me a  straight answer to one or two straight  questions.  Aaron Roberts glanced at the safe  and then out of the window. 1 know-  nothing about the affair at the Savoy-  Hotel, it' that is what you're after.  You ought to have been a thought-  reader instead of. a moneylender, Mr.  Roberts. Heriot said boldly. The  Honorable Fred Scribner is one of  your elicits, isn't re?  The moneylender's great jaws snapped, an ugly expression crept into his  ���������eyes.      Yes, I'm sorry to say he is.  He's engaged to Miss de Fontaigne.  Never. She wouldn't have him if  he wore rolling in moiAy Instead of  rolling in debts.  "But sbe would havo married Mr.  Francks if ho hadn't altered his mind  at tho last moment somo few months  ngo, eh? You know why ho didn't  marry her. so does Mr. Saintsbury.  Have you got. the reasons?  Again unconsciously tho moneylender glanced at, the safe. The detective looked at it too. A few moro  pointed quest, tons and unwilling answers and  Heriot came lo tho point.  Did you seo Miss de Fontaigne yesterday?  Mr.   Roberts, we shall meet .".gain.  Directly be had gone Aaron Roberts  rang up the exchange ou his teitphoue  and asking to be put through to the  telegraph office, dictated a telegram  to keuben de Fontaigne, requesting  bim to call at Ci*. New Bond Street  without a moment's delay.  But while the message was rushing  over the wires the detective was also  hurrying in a taxi-cab to Abiudgon  Villas.  And he reached Reuben de Fontaigne . some twenty minutes before  Aaron Roberts' telegram.  Skin Cracked and Bled, Causing  Much Pain. Was Getting Discouraged, Cuticura Soap and  Ointment Soothed Right Away,  Used Them Four Weeks.   Has  Not Been Bothered Since.  .       ������    ���������  8 Hunter f-'f-, ���������-vUvl'lo. Toronto, Ontario.���������"My lit tin pirl v.r.s troul-li'd with  ������-tt'"l't'd arm.-i a'i'l f*-'.o from tlio tlmo hUo  v..';i I41.11;. T'.' .< v.. ..; 1.1. i.ui.l;,- ">���������..���������.��������� much  tll.iflKiirtd. Tim M.ln v.*--* itmsJUvo and  ri-.ir-l;������"it and U<-<1. r-v.-M-.i; imn-h p.-.ln by  tiniurlltiK. V.'lu-n Im:-.'.lnij a Httlo it. took  tlio form r.f 11.���������'���������.la-j. T!:i; tru*:*.].-' iin-do lirr  xvry rj-.v. U l-.rn r,)ui rrii'il 111��������������� l<-:i:-;i would  r.ialio It, Kmart ami i-.-nm: ir.orr* pain.   1 tried  cold rn".. :n, ��������� ��������� - , -    mid ��������� ami  Jt Rot better c:i'.'.- fj bi-:ik out r.p-.'.'ri v,he:i  rrpo-rd to t!'r* .'i!.-. Hh> r-ud'inil fur ovrr  ^lir^n vr"-.���������! ri-'r! 1 "���������-i t-"''.'.llU'. oi^i-'onr.-ifri-il  ���������wlnin I r>.-nlorc''.:tir-,.r.i !-n;i|i awl 01:11 nunc.  Mini Bi-iiL fur ...'.'.ink '. <*utl'\ir.-. < H.i'.'.n nt  urn-mod to soo'l-.u It il;-;)it- V.:::.y, win :u oiIkt  olntmcut-T 111 ::-.!o tt hum, 10 1 Iimu'Iu. wimo  more. I used them fnr fi/iir wn 1.:; r.tid hlni  hat* not bfrll Imi'..>���������:-������������������.1 l.-K-i-. Hi r f..i'-. I.: id  crina have nover h.vl tt mnrlc r.lui-i-, in fait.  Iwjr co.-i-iii;. .U.:\ J.i v-.-ji-I'.-rf'.I'y <-1'.:.r."  (.Hlffnod* Mr 1. I'mlrrlilll. 1>"'. 11, It'll.  Cutlour.-v t!or.p l.'i Ix-i't fur i.I:lu and hair  iiccauj-a of |ti r-.tccr.ic ������������������.���������iriiy, rWlli-.-.n* yi t.  ������:irccllv<������ rmniiicr.i. |rin|n 1 iiif, nun u in:..inii ���������  tr^KTmif". )f- **'>,'t*i tr.it. Ill l'l, iimm llivi  urdlii'iry M���������,i.������, v.. .;."* I- _ v ,.fr. ... '. ,,' . < 1  comfort and ftvillafoy 1 imi ������ viry nirnur..!. t,(  tin i-n. for tullit. baili and nursrrj'. lull-  cura Honp and '"ut|<:iirn, Olntn.i nt. nn: m.I 1  CHAPTER XX  It happened  tnat  Keuoeu de  Font-  aifiis;  >>:������i������  aionii   in  t;;c  uouse  v.iiea.  aiv*   servant  aunouueta   Mr.   lienccs  arrival.  11' you don't know the gentleman I  shouiun t De botuerea wiiu him, Mr.  Heuoen, she said Kindly. I toni him  .virs. ae i-outaigne was out, but he  wouldn't go away. Ill just say you  ure not wed enough to see him.  Hen ben snook his head. You must  scud hnu in. If my mother or sister return before he goes, tell Uiem 1  don't want to be disturbed.  The servant looked surprised, but  she obeyed. Reuben had been in  the middle of writing a letter to  Francks. but he folded it up and  placed it In his pocket.  Heriot looked at him sympathetically, but there was nothing in hie  voice or manner to suggest that ho  was dealing with a man who differed  either physically or mentally from his  fellows. Ho treated him not aa an  equal, but as a superior, with a certain amount of deference.  Reuben was on his gnnrrt; he had  an instinctive dislike and distrust of  all strangers which waa irradioable.  Reason warned him that he should bo  particularly careful with Inspector  Heriot.  And Heriot realised that probably  Reuben de Fontaigne would prove to  be the most diincult problem ho had  yet tackled. Super-Hcnsitive, cunning when driven into a corner, deceitful and perhaps dangerous; a typo  j rarely mot with, a typo of man in  whom virtues aud vices nre distorted,  ruder certain circumstances ho know  that Reuben de Fontalgno might turn  into a great and torrlblo criminal, juat  as under other circumstances ho  might prove to bo a hero such aa Ib  rarely met with in the present day.  Ho apologised for troubling hlni,  and then came quickly to tlie point.  And at once he received n Biirprlso.  Iteubr-n exhibited great tact and cleverness; he fenced with words, gavo  apparently nl might forward mmwui'H,  yet dillicult of interpretation.  Heriot was patient, Hoarehlng for  a weak nput In IiIh armour. Thia  f-innied human growth he knew could  lovi; wiih a j-iijirion and warmth of  which ordinary men and women aro  Inclinable. Llkowlno ho could hate.  But ho would bo capable of nclf-nac-  rilice, and ho wan ono for whom death  UwUhl   have   no   leJioii".  I!' you oould throw any light, on Iho  u.rrihli- cilfaii* at thu Savoy lio del  you might piivo yourself and your sis-  u-i* a great, amount of unpAiricantnotia  in the 1'iiMirn, Mr. de Fontaigne.  At iho mention of bin r,i8tcr'n inline  '.Li"; detective raw Reuben wlnm-; lu-  lint! found the iMrRtr weak Hpot In llin  boy'i- armour. lie quickly made up  hi: mind that tn nerve hlr. id'tcr Ron-  hen   would  in-, onrjn, hiciiI.  Tin-:   la't'j*   wm;   looKIn;*   nt   I Ir riot  v. Mil   nnii ri.ihr li   i-,,v ii..      'i hu.ir   i;ul io.iii  .'���������yen ln'ihcd  i;l������-<-|iy nud almost, iitupld  I ll*--   even   nr  mi   UllllilHllKt'llt   nn-  r; tln-i- than Hioms of a rcaHonlni!  naturally a  race with right sentiments, but poorly  {developed.      At Liverpool,    he    said,  i he had  three hundred Irish patients  j on his books, and of these oul/ thirty  I paid him for attendance.  j     Sorr,  said the Irishman,  who rose  | with flushed cheek to defend his countrymen���������So--r, there is never an effect  without a  cause.    There  is never a  phenomenon that does not admit of  an explanation.     Now can we explain  the astounding phenomenon to which  the  doctor has called our attention?  He finds an explanation in the natural  depravity of tha-Ifish nature; I, sorr,  have another explanation to give, and  it is  this���������the thirty patients  recovered.  Critic.���������The heroine of your  old man,  is  simply  fconderful.  Author     (delightedly)���������You  so?  Critic���������Yes. You say en page ten  that she hissed. You are a liar! and  any woman who can hiss such a sentence as that can't help being wonderful .  Quite True  Business Manager of Great- Newspaper (to clerk)���������George, take down  an advertisemsii''. s." I 'H***���������****-. n> ������*������������������������*���������''  then send it up.     Ready?    Adl rightv  Wanted���������A man for a pleasant indoor position; short hours, light work,  no experience necessary; place permanent; salary 55,000 a year. Answer  in own handwriting. Millionaire.  Great Daily Office.  Clerk���������I have it down, sir, and will  send it to the printers at once.  Business Manager (a week later)���������  George, how many answers were received from that advertisement?  Clerk���������Eighteen thousand.  Business Manager (an hour later)���������  Good morning, sir. What ca- we do  for you, sir?  Seedy In<Vvidiu.l.. What do you  charge for an advertisement for a situation wanted?  Business Manager���������Our charges are  high, 50 cents a line; but you must  remember the vast number of people  we reach. Why, sir, from one single  advertisement inserted last week there  were received eighteen thousand answers .  SAFE MEDICINE  FOR THE BABY  Baby's Own Tablet.; are a safe  medicine for Httlo ones, la fact they  are guarantee I by a government analyst to be absolutely free from opiates or any of the urugs co harmful  to the lives ot little ones. The Tablets never do harm���������always good and  may be given to the new-born babe  or growing child with equal safety.  They never fail to cure constipation,  indigestion, colic, break up colds and  fevers and make teething easy. The  Tablets are sold by medicino dealers  or by mail at 25 cents a box from The  Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brock-  ville,  Ont.  Sample i. > If you write Tha National  Drug and Chemical Co., o* Canada,  Limited,   Toronto.  Mothers can easily know when their  children are troubled with worms, and  they lose no time in applying the best  of remedies���������Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator.  No Excitement  A young man was compelled by his  father to turn farmer against his will.  Not liking the profession, he went  anl l.nnged himself, leaving this written statement: Farming is a most  senseless pursuit;" a mere laboring in  a circle. ?You sow that you may reap  and then you reap that you may sow.  Nothing ever comes of it.  Minard's Liniment ussd by Physician*-"  The fathor of a bright young son  went to a wise friend for advice as to  what profession the youth should be  fitted for.    The sage was brusque.  Let the boy choose for himself, he  said.  But, protested the father, he's too  young.  Well, responded the wise man, put  him in a room .\lone with a book on  theology, an apple, a knife and some  small change, and see what he makes  of it. If he chooses the book make a  minister of him, ir he take3 the knife  make him a surgeon; if the apple, he  will make a farmer, and if he chooses  the money a banker.  Much relieved, the father went  away, but returned In a few days  complainir.g the plan hadn't worked  at all-,  Why not? demanded the wise man.  What did ho do?  When I went in, said the father, he  was Bitting on the book, with the  knife ln one hand and the money in  his pocket, and eating the apple.  Ah! said the sage, that's easy. The  boy is a natural born lawyer.  PUT  AWAY   PICKLES  Mathematician  Figures Out the Food  .  Question  has  Fortunately 1*3 is Rich  So   you   think   your   daughter  exceptional talent?  There's no doubt of it, replied the  fond mother, although we can't exactly locate it. The music teacher  says it's for painting aud the art  teacher says It's for music.  in   the  me just  Is  that  A Startling Request  I say, remarked the    man  chair, I wish you'd try to cu.  a little.  What?   cried   the .barber.  a joke?  Not a bit of lt.      You see my best  girl gave me a razor on my birthday,  and it would please her   if   I    could  make her think I've  been trying to  shave myself.  Crossing Atlantic In 36 Hours  Mr. Grahame-White, the well-known  aviator, has announced hia intention of  flying across the Atlan'tlc in thirty  hours, and he hopes to undertake tha  trip in June or July. He is building  a machine with this object, but little  has leaked out so far in regard to Its  plan of construction. It is known,  however, that it will carry four e:>  gines, arranged In independent pairs,  each rated at 250 horse-power.  His object ls to produce an aeroplane with power to make a tremendous life without reducing its speed.  It is understood that his machine will  'ne a biplane, owing to the superior  weight-carrying properties of this particular type of machine.  Roughly speaking, the distance between the coast of England and that  of America Is some 3.000 miles, so that  in order to accomplish his journey  within the stated time, he will have to  travel continuously at the rate of 100  miles an hour.  Corns cripple the feet and mako  walking a torture, yet sure relief in  the shape of Holloway's Cora Cure ia  within reach of all.  Ancient Graft  The guide, in referring to the Egyptian pyramids, ramarked:  It took hundreds of years to build  them.  Then it was a Government job, ch?  replied the wealthy contractor.  $100 Reward, $100.  The reaUcra ot this paper will be pleased to lento  tbat tbere ls at least one dreaded disease that wienco  fcas bi#a able to cire In all Its et-agco. and that la  Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Cure Li the only positive  cure now known to the medical fraternity. Catarrf  being; a. constitutional riiscass. r?n-,!_es *, rui'siiiu-  tlona! tre������tnii-nt. llall's Csuirrh <>���������-���������- '��������� 4������i,-..������ ..a  ternally. acfas dlrortiy upon the bicod and"muco"us  Tiirtacea of the system, thereby destroying the  '^simdalion ol the disease, b id civlns the patient  .itrength by building up the constitution and assisting nature li dolnit lis work. 'Iho proprietors havo  bo raueli faith In |ta curative powers that they offer  One Hundred Dollars for any case that It fails to  ������ure.   Send for list of .testimonials  Aditress F. J. CHENEY & CO . Toledo, O.  -   Sc.d by all Druggists. "Se.  Tftkc Hall's Family Pills for .-or.stlnatloa.  Fixed  Judge���������Now, my boy, you are en  your oath. Do you understand what  that means?  Witness��������� Why���������er���������I���������don't jest���������  er���������reckon���������  Judge���������Do  you  know   what  you're   4 _ J     4.-      a.^,,A  e.\pecLeu  uo  ten :  Witness���������Oh, yes, the lawyer that  brought me here wrote it all down so  as I could study it.  Extraordinary Longevity  The inundation of 1701, which swept  away -a great part of the old Tyne  Bridge, Newcastle, was long remembered and alluded to with emphasis as  'the flood.' On one occasion Mr.  Adam Thompson was put into the witness box at the assizes. The counsel, asking his name, received for answer:  Adam, sir���������Adr.m Thompson.  Where d< you live?  At Paradise, sir. Paradise 13 a village about a mile and a half west of  Newcastle.  And how long have you    dwelt    is  you  **...     T~_..������*c.4~*i  tlJT^     IJO.X J IQIC1  ,  Ever since the flood, was the reply,  made in all simplicity and with no intention to raise r. laugh.  Minard's  Liniment  Friend  Lumberman**  ideal   of  *j 14-0    -���������   ���������)V*4������ wllh .*l?-iv HUln liixrU. -*i<!rln-jl rut,  -aril 1'nltiT J>nn* lc tli'in. Corp., l.Hi,t.  40D. Uowton. U. M. A.  11'1 w,  ill! ill  li:.Ill .  If anyone requires a elenr head lt  is a teacher of mathematics. Ho  must reason in the abstract as lt wero  and full concentration of mind is necessary If correct results are to be  forthcoming.  A man writes:  "I am a teacher of mathematics and  for 15 years prior to four years ngo.  I either took a lunch composed of  cold sandwiches, pickles, etc., to  school or hurried home and quickly  ale .n hot dinner.  "Tho result wns that I went to my  afternoon work fooling hoavy, dull of  brain and gencrnlly out o������ nor(H. Finally 1 learned about. Grape-Nut8 food  and began to uso it for my noon-ihiy  luncli.  'From tho first I experienced a  Krcat change for the hotter. Tho  hoavy, unploasnnt feeling nnd sour  Btomnch enured by tlio former dlot  diiiai'ipc-arcJ. The drov.vy languor  and dlol cllnatlon to work noon gave  way to a brlghtncfin and vim In my  afternoon worlc, a feeling entirely new  to mo.  "My brain rc-poi'd-i -.'nun-ilV tu I'm-  requirementn put. upon it, nnd what  Ih of more Importance, 1ho miultn  liavn boon lasting and moro RatlRl'nct-  ory, tho longer I havo uf.cd Urnpc-  N11 Hi ah 11 fond.  My wlfo hnd been suffering from  weak p.ti-Miuwl' noeomnnnlod by Kick  hr-adftches nearly nil licr life. Sho  Ih Invariably relieved of ilieso when  uim h ticks to fl rape-Nuts, cither en Inn  dry or vv 11 it milk. I!u .lioin.u li )iu.,  grndiially grown nlronccr nnd her  li'-adiVhi'.s lo.'.-s fre.nsri.t ilrrcc- i.ho he-  j;nn to cut (Irnptj-Nnls." 'I licre'.i  11 Ite.TRon." Name given by Canadian Pont urn Co., Wliubu.r, tint.   Head  Frenchmen are being served regu-  larlv 'with carrots (her** days. It is  on their restaurant menus and is served in the most fashionable homes.  Ever since Dr. Metchnikoff declared  that carrots are really the most beneficial dieo in the world, that particular vegetable is finding its way into  the houses and on to the tables of  rich rnd poor people alike.  Carrots, says Dr. Metchnikoff. contain a peculiar sugary substance.  ThiB element hus a tendency lo kill  a certain gern. whose deadly influence  prevents V.I12 most of us from achieving tho ripe age of IOO. Of course,  we have been told how carrots, possess the properties which will give  ua a lino complexion if we will only  pat them long enough and persistently enough.  j ,i     1     1   1  ii r  The ministry of marine at Athens,  Greece, states that Lieutenant Bakop*  ulos, while carrying oat th'-i observations entailed by tlie naval duties *.*>  signed to hlni, happened to notlco on  the oca bottom to tho east of the Inland of Aminos, on thn ree.'.'n marked  on tho ttrltlah admiralty charts, under tho namo of the Pharos Dank, nt  a depth of from five to twenty-five  1 net ere, somo ancient^ rulna which  woro perfectly vlalhlir nnd provo tho  cxlBtonco of i. town of about three  miles In circumference. Oulors have  been laeucd by tho m.'nlcLvy to tariy  out scientific researches on tho spot.  A Helpful  Suggestion  The Stage Manager���������I say. Heavy  S_t__!S'  The   Lady   Macbeth���������Well?  The Stage Manager��������� When you  speak the Line: Out, damned spot! in  the sleep-walking scene try to imagine  you're cleaning a silk shirtwaist and  not putting the dog outdoors.  The Decadence of Art  Ho thought he was a connoisseur,  and he was lamenting'the decadence  of art.  Look, he said, at the great Italian  school of pal .ters. Look even at the  old Greeks! Why Zeuxls painted  grapes so naturally that birds came to  peck at them.  He did, did he? said a hearer. That  Is nothing. I have got a friend who  paints a dog so. natural that he has to  paint a muzzle on bim to keep him  from biting.  Absolutely Rlg'.-it  Hampton���������What i3   your  happiness?  Riley���������Have th9 garden seed I  planted look like tho pictures on the  seed packets. *"  Madame, began the visitor at the  rear door. I am a man with a history.  Sorry, but we don't allow any book  agents around here.  And she closed the door.  TRY UPTON'S PURE  FRUIT JAM.  Price   and  Quality    Equally  tractive  At-  Tlpped Cff  Madeline���������Don't como   up    to    the  house to-night, Harold.  Harold���������Why  not,  dear?  Madeline���������Pa    had    a      puncture,  cracked cylinder, and a bent Btccrlng  wheel  to-day, nnd    I'm    afraid    he'll  wroulc his vengeance on you.  Yes, pnld the man Just hack from  wcai, when 1 went out Lo Montana I  did what nearly every other tenderfoot docs���������bought one of thoso broad-  brimmed felt lints llko tho ones stfiRo  cowboys wear, and put lt on at the  first opportunity.  MlHo wasn't iho only ono In town,  but I felt oonf-plcuonfl junt, dm name.  Somehow or othor I hadn't acquired  lhe knack nf wearing It. One windy  any - and, believe ine,    H    ran    blow  some In n without half try Ins���������I  walked down tho main ntrcct of tho  town holding onto my hat with one  hand nnd mv coat with tho other. An  I turned n. corner tho wind Rocmod to  Rtop blowing, nnd I let, go of tho hut,  when a midden gust camo, took It off  my head and sent lt rolling Ulto a  frightened hoop down Uio hIiccL.  I fttfirted to give chn_u\ when tin other lml.li.-6-j "-.Hi hii vu-i a mtc enough.  westerner, too���������took me by the arm  ami t.'tla:  Don't chime It, pardiier; there'll bo  another ono nlong   1 a minute.  About a year ngo four students cf  r.ostou university started out with a  tuning fork to sing their way round  tho world. They havo reticht'. London by wny of Oan Franciflco. Honolulu, Japan, China, Manchuria nnd  India, and nro appearing there under  the title of tho University Quartet, or  tho Four Singing EvangollBtB. Each  can preach ft taormon, loud n young  men's Sunday school class or blend  hin volco with tho others ln tho four-  pint Hc'llng of a hymn. Sometimes  thoy rnnko a complete chanpa of program, find givo a nccular ontortnln-  ment, with humorous songfl, southern  coon songs and pla; j boIob.  At the Altar Raits  It ls given to .ew ministers to meet  with the experience which befell ono  suburban reverend gentleman a short  time ago. Ho was engaged to marry  a couple who wera what ls described  as middle-aged, and when that part of  the ceremony where the contracting  parties have to join hands arrived  there was a hitch. The pastor repeated the order to join hands, and  still it waa not obeyed. Jn a louder  tone of voice tho instruction wan  again given, without the desired result.  Mister, said the bridegroom, In a  tone heard v.ver a considerable part of  tho sacred edlfic, wo can't do that,  ns we've lost our hands, and >.r.ve ouly  hooks.  Then join hooks, directed tho nfil-  cl.itIng clergyman. Thero was a metallic click as tho two iron hooks were  united, and tho service proceeded.  V   ' '  Armaments nnd Mcnlth  In discussing tbe problem of dealing  with tho pollution ot rivers and  fitroams at Ottawa last week one of  tho members stated that Canada  spends about $10,000,000 a. year In  military equipment and not ft cent to  light typhoid fever, which Jtllls thou-  HftiulB of our pooplo over;' year. TI. 1  Government was urged to provldo  chain: of nar.ltarv engineering In tho  unlvcrnltlcfi of Cnnndn,. It wnn nn-  Hcrlort that tho cnforcomoi.t of ays-  tenmllc Hnnltnry regulations would re-  duco the mortality from typhoid threo  hundred por cent.  IIIIIIIIIIIUIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII1I1IIHH8IIIIIIIIIIII1I1IHIUIIIIIII1HI1IIHIIIII1I1IIIIII  ��������� I I.  ,n  El  5  **m  a  s  *m*  ������3  TTI__-_������������������������������# 1" jf_������--r* ITtrOMAN'S dcllcnto eystem requires  JLFOBl E -L-OOJ--. TT    moro than ordinary euro nud at-  _T_il_V   _->���������_-���������_���������_*_���������_*_* tention��������� moro euro und lutciuiou than  '���������QJPIU J9"������vl " lt is given by tho nvcrngo -woman.  ���������������m|9* **^���������������_*������������������_* "*   Neglect it and ilia coon creep In, nnd  JL UIIK    M. All&v     the look of old ago, sometimes quickly,  WUeueneneUSenUBn    lometimea gradually followu.  Th-t b-ckacha, ���������<> common m-nonf- women, bring* ���������with It tlio ���������unken ch������������t, th������  Wdiich-i, tired muscle*, crow'fl-f-ot, and noon tlia youthful body U no mora youthful in appearance���������and all bocauno of lack ci attention.  Thoro la no raaaon why yon ahowld b* ao unfortunate, vrhen you lniv������ at your  dliipoi.nl it remedy such aafor. Pleroo'a Fatmrlte Praaorlptlon--re<;oinm������nded  for over -10 ���������**���������*!������ri i-������ ���������������. t-Anxviy for iiillm������������ni������ jinrulinr to wornon.   vv������������ have lliou-  t=r  W-   N.   U.   OO'!  If ii c.iil Iii-ili-vi 1. Iii chnnnn nnd lovo  iwiwih-i*:'. lu r 1 din it'loti liaii been mully  IV'-llr'tl-.l  .  Ever read tlio nbovo letter? A  new cne appenra from time to time.  They ore qetiulne, true, and full of  human inturc.t.  rviMoni'in who nclunllv believed In tho  abolition of the llour.o of LordB.  Blotter���������Did   you,  really?  Trotter���������Ynn, lie nnld It was jnich  a nulf'ftnc** to no there.  ������������niW ujvin tkou*���������nd* of Uitll���������>i>loI������ on filo���������tlm  ���������tocumumllon of 40jy*ar������������-K-ntlfyln. In Ita *iT������<*t-  lv*n������*������. IJellh������r n������rciUc* r><M ������'.foh������l m.rm ta v*  found In thia fmuouti i>ie*cilpllon. Il������irulttt������������  (rrrttfiiUrtU'���������. Oorraela dl*iplac������men(a. Ovaruo-moa  ���������painful parlmii. Tonei tip n������rv������a. llrinra about  ���������Mrfaflt  haf.lt.li.   Hold by dealer* In mtxllclnta.  tm IU-M xm l������.M������������ *0rm.  ��������� ������ f !>/. fadf* ^frnficmt Adolstr, nstmlf rm  mfdalltmts fUMft**' mkout tmklth mwv  mmm*tt,sln������l4 mr tnmrtM ouaM tm knot*  Dr* -Pierce's  Favoriti*  jprt?������cri|ftwi-t  II  B  ���������������'  :3Ii:i������":iUr!I!!MMB!!!!!!-!!H!!8U!I!S!���������!!!SI!!HI>HIII*IIIIIIHIIIIHI������llllHIIIIIIIUI  ������mgoMi������ntilM.r<,i,i���������,.J.ii ini 1   uim I,..,,,���������,���������,,������n.������..i���������i,a������.i_..- K*RE3  ���������--���������-��������� -^-r- -������������������'*-  ���������:,- '..������������������. r:.r';r^^Y''Y'!rs?iaa%^������������SS|   "'YVY^Yv^v^pS-^  ' ;'""''"?:Y������;igli5  .THE REVIEW, CRKSTON, B. G,?  i r '/  Don't P^ecute  ;v6i_r':---Mwels-  :,: '  * ���������        . "���������   -<���������'  ~-....~" .������������������-" ��������� ���������  Cut out cathartics and purerativea.   They ara  b/utal-harsh-unnccessary. Try  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS  Purely vegetable. Act.,  .���������fcntlyohtlielfvier,' "  ���������-*"  eliminate bilc.and ���������  soothe tbedeii-  cate membrane  oflhcb.iwel.  Care Con.  stipalion,  Bilious-  ness.  Sick Headache obJ Inligtslion, as millions, know.  Small Pill, Small Dose, Small Price,  Genuine must bear Signature  The Heart of a  Piano is the  Action.   Insist on the  ccOtto���������HBgf^,,,  Piano Action  REST AND HEALTH TO MOTHER AND CHILD.  Mrs. WiN3Low's Sootuino Syrup haa been  used for over SIXTY YEARS by Ml 1,1,1 ONS ot  MOTHBUS for tbelr CHILDREN WHirCS  tfBUTHING, ���������with PERFECT SUCCESS, rt  SOO'i'KIvS tlie CjII*l.j->, SOFTENS the GUM3,  -XLAYS all PAIN ; CURES WIND COLIC, and  ia the best remedy for UIARUH<EA.. 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Hm-isieao. -onsjg-i-kh������������-  SECRETS OF AERIAL WARFARE  Bonds, Profit Sharing, Series $100,  0$500, $1,000. Terms  5 years. Wlthdraw-  ��������� ���������abls after onr y av.  Cmu for specl.-l  folder to ?National Securities  Corporatio Limited, Con'ed-  eration Life Bldg.: Toronto.  RHEUMATISM OR SCIATICA  ts one o* the most Tobstinate of diseases  to cure. We have a remedy that In a  large percentage of cases cures. This  ]a a prescription of a practicing physlc-  lan of forty-three years experience.  ONE nOLLAR only* by mall postpaid. If  no relief or cure follows, we refund your  money. See your dm_gist or write us  to-day for full information.  TEMPI-ETON RHEUMATIC CAPSULE  Co.,   319,   ColleQe   Street,   Toronto,   Ont.  Ideal Silver  Cream  Is  a  sclen-  ������������������ffl*^ ��������� v-i*"/\ i-**,-*<���������*������ **��������� ���������'**-.������������������������  %.xmm*m a**" *-^**������- v* * *\Smm  specially adapted  for cleaning uii  kinds of SILVER  & GOLD PLATE.  MIRRORS. CUT  GLASS, or WINDOWS. It is a  purely vegetable  compound and  docs not contain  any Injurious sub-  stances. Any article polished with  IDEAL will acquire a beautiful  lustre that will not  tarnish.  For  sale   by   all  Dealers.  What Germany Is Doing io Get Supremacy of Air  Dreadnoughts of the air wil! play as  great a part in deciding the issue- of  the next war as the Dreadonughts of  the sea; and it is because they wish  to impress this fact on the mind of  tli6 man. in the street that certain, people have been, so loud in their denufa-  ciatioji of the War Offivo for paying  $90,000 for an airship three years ago,  and afterwards making?no practical  use of it. We may have & fleet of  .aeroplanes, they say, but we must also  compete with Prance and Germany lit  the matter of airships, and judging  from- th_ extraordinary efforts which  Germany Is making at the present  time to perfect her fleet of airships, it  Is obvious that she considers they are  as essential as war vessels for the  maintenance of her power.  In the matter of-alrshipa, Germany  at the present time easily stands flrst  in the world. They possess twenty-  five dirigibles of the rigid type, and  by the end of the present year will  have thirty-two. And it is significant that the Zeppelin Company, which  now turns out an airship every three  weeks hope- io be in a position at the  end of six months to double this output.  Germany pins her .faith to the rigid  type of airship, and considers it "by  far the best for war purposes. So  convinced are they of thia that when  we tried to buy a rigid airship somo  time ago the German Government vetoed the order; although they allowed  ua to purchase a Parsival, a non-rigid  vessel.  Some facts regarding the capabilities of German air Dreadnoughts given by the expert already mentioned  provide an illustration of their dead-  llness in time of war. Before an airship is accepted by the German Government it must have done a trial trip  of a continuous 1,500 miles at a speed  of fifty miles an hour. As.a matter of  fact, eighteen vessels noW in commission have a range of 2,000 miles.  They can carry six tons of explosives,  and at the present time are practising  with apparatus which can direct  bombs of dynamite weighing half a  ton apiece.' Which means to say that  a couple of these air Dreadnoughts  could utterly destroy a town or army,  unless they were first destroyed. la  addition to explosives" however, each  dirigible carries heavy quick-firing  guns.  Hangars capable of holding the  largest air vessels are being constructed. The late types of hangars are  built on turn-tables, so that there is  no difficulty in docking, or taking the  airship out on s. strong wind. The  latest tvpe at present being constructed in Heligoland Is such a turn-table  hangar which sinks Into a pit, so that  Its heavily-armored roof, is flush with  the ground. In addition all over  Germany there are erected iron towers  as nnclioraiares.  These 'towers are built with revolving ton;-, so that the airships can ride  in softly, no matter how the wind  changes. Tbe towers are built close  to hydrogen stations.  It is interestine to note "that one  Riich tower is built on the Austrian  frontier, two on t.hp Russian, three on  the French and eleht on the North Sea  coast���������which Is tho Britl-jh frontier, X  Nelson's dictum still holds good.  NEURALGIA'S BURNING FAIN  ":_������_, CHE���������KED~THEN CURED  Stronger* Proof of Cure Could Scarcely bo FoundThan Thlo  WORST  CASES  CURED  AT  HOME  ?"To be r?eaily cured of Neuralgia is  _. marvel to ine,'" .writes '.'Davidson;. B.  Plummer", from Kingston. '"During  the six-'week- Neuralgia held me in  its grip I suffered agony. When I  tad used almost every remedy, hope  fairly died wLhin me. Trvlce ievery  day the attacks would recur. Had  tbfi..pain been persistent I could not  have borne it. I was away out in  Alberta when the attack came, and  ���������was probably not robust enougfa for  the conditions of life ir. tbat new  country. I just had to suffer, as  ncthing seemed to subdue that awful burning pain. But relief was  coming all the same, coming "thousands of miles, for some new people  came in from the M .ritims Provinces  and they brought with them a number  of the Catarrhozone Company's medicines, among which was a dtozen  bottles of Nerviline. Hearing of my  sad plight, they sent me two bottles.  At first tho effect of Nerviline seem-  eti to fluctuate. Hope would rise,  then followed despair, but within  twenty-four hours Nerviline's victory  was assured. The flrst bottle cured  and I am still well. The second bottle I hav_ aiso used for colds, earache, toothache, sick headache and  other internal disorders. I will  never be without Nerviline again."  No home is either safe or complete  without Nerviline. Fami" size bottles, 60c; trial size, 25c, at all. storekeepers and druggists, or The Cat-  arrhozo:.e Co., Buffalo, N.Y.  A story of Mr. Pierpoint Morgan  which is -illustrative of -thg scale ?of  his domestic affairs; reaches me, says  a writer In the Manchester Guardian?  My correspondent was in a London optician's shop when another customer  entered, and, striding up to the counter, brusquely inquired: Can you make  me another pair like that? presenting  spectacles of the goggles type in tortoise shell rims and gold frames.  Yes, said the optician, I can. Send  them up to my place as soon as they  are ready. You know who I am,  were the laconic instructions ; given  aa the customer strode out of the  shop ae quickly as he had entered.  The optician explained that that was  Pierpoint Morgan. The spectacles  were delivered, and my friend making  inquiries in the matter, heard the end  of the r.ifair from the optician. Pier-  pont Morgan returned to the shop,  and speaking mere effusively than on  the first Occasion, said: Those spectacles were very good���������very satisfactory indeed. ��������� I shall want some more  of  them.  BORROWING MONEY ON LAND  by  Excellent   System   Worked   Out  Farmers of Switzerland  Swiss farmers find it comparatively easy to borrow monev cf the mortgage banks which exis"t in many of the  cantons. The chief advantage secur-.  :ed by the farmer in placing a mortgage with the cantonal or state mortgage banks is that he escapes the necessity of repaying the principal bf tits?  mortgage in a^ingle payment, arid he  is practically relieved from the danger  of foreclosure according to- Farm and  Home.  The Interest rate charged by the  cantonal mortgage banks is about the  same as that collected by other banks.  For Instance, a farmer wishes to raise  a loan of ������10,000 on his property. He  secures the money from the cantonal  bank at 4 1-2 per cent. He could  probably do as well for himself if he  went to private sources, but here is  where the cantonal banks help him  out. If he went to a private bank to  borrow money at 4 1-2 por ceut for a  Btated number of years, he would be  required to pay that bank his interest  each year and the full amoun. at the  end of yie term.  With the cantonal bank he is required to pay each year, in addition to  his 4 1-2 per cent., 1 per cent, as amortization. After the first payment he  owe3 the bank $10,000 less 1 per cent.  Naturally the second year he must pay  interest, not on the $10,000, but on  $9,000. However, his actual payment  is .still 5 1-2 per cent, of the $10,000.  Each vear, however, a larger portion of  this 5 1-2 per cent, goes to liquidate  the lean. In this way the farmer ultimately pays back Mie entire loan  without having been burdoned with  one big payment In any year afc he ordinarily would have been. Only In  very rare cases are the- loans made  by these mortgage banks on farm properties foreclosed.  !t Secured SiT-hcn  At the village store the evening  gossip had turned upon snakes.  There had been the usual tales of  dens of reptiles unearthed by excavators of hoopsnakes taking their  tails in their mouths r.nd rolling down  hill, and the like. Through it all.  Uncle Henry sat silent, with a look of  tolerant sunerlbritv upon his face.  Have you ever Lad any experience  with snakes, TJncle Henry? asked one  of the listeners. ��������� -  Wai, I did have a queer thing happen to, me about thirty years ago,  Uncle Henry responded. The minister happened into dinner one day,  and Sary Ann had me go to the chicken yard and kiii our last rooster.  While he was flopping round, as chickens do with r-helr heads off. he started up one of those pesky joint snakes  and in no time I had him broke In  two at every joint.      I'd heard tell,  A Liberal Fee  X young lawyer whose cases were  few*? was asked to defend a i yverty-  stricken tramp accused of steal! t a  watch.  *T*rtVa   lo���������-iron   r.1 f*m rt mJ3    ~.t4.Z.    _11    41.. .  dor at his command, drawing so pathetic a picture .with such convincing  energy that at the close of his argument the court was in tears, and even  thetrampr-wept..  The jury deliberated but p. few minutes, and then returned ths- verdict  'Not guilty;*  Then the tramp drew himself up,  tears streaming, down his face; as he  said:  Sir, I have never heard so grand a  plea. I have not cried before since  I was a child. I have no money with  which to reward you, but, drawing a  package from the depths of his ragged clothes, 'here's that watch, take  it and welcoma.  Y/hat He Wanted to Know  Mis3 Gibson was very rich and Mr.  Hanna was very poor. She liked him  but that was all, and he was well  aware of the fact. One evening he  grew somewhat tender, and at last he  said: You are very rich, aren't you,  Helen?  Yes, Tom, replied the girl frankly;  1 am worth about half a million.  Will you marry me, Helen?  Oh, no, Tom, I couldn't.  I knew you wouldn't.  Then why did you ask me;  Oh, I just wanted to see how a man  feels when he loses half a million.  It Depends  Do you think a woman believes you  when you tell her she is the first girl  you ever loved?  Yes, if you're the first liar she has  ever met.  ������ILLETT'S lye  t; ^^"j^^____ ��������� ���������   ____���������_���������___ ���������*  l^uauat,,,,  ^clLL������TTCWAWUMSi  TORONTO ONT.  though, how they go together again,  I'm  always  missing  my | if ye ieave the pieces layin' round, so  'specs' after a change of clothes. Let  me see (pausing and looking down on  his waistcoat as if to Interrogate), I  have eleven waistcoats���������yes, eleven  so you had better make me a dozen  pairs. So a dozen .tortoise shell  rimmed and gold framed spectacles  were supplied to the millionaire,  much to the satisfaction of the optician and rim-maker, who. between  them pocketed sixty guineas.  His Explanation  A milkman In a country town not  far from New York was brought before the local court to answer a charge  of adulteration of milk.  You are charged, eald tho judge,  with a most serious offense, of selling  adulterated milk. Have you any-  nnything to say in answer to the  charge?  Well, your worship, answered tho  milkman, the night berore It was raining very hard and the only cause I  can givo Is the cow must havo got  wet through.  Throo-yoar-old Louise's father had  ���������slapped her hands f-.: holding the  screen door open, as tho files wero extremely annoy lug. Hor mother eald  to him In a low tone: Sho doesn't mv  deratanrt why you aro punishing lior.  A short tlmo after sho did something  naughty, and���������, rt������ sho Bplod her fath-  or coming towards her, snld: Don't,  Don't papa; Louisa don't understand.  Lltllo Anno'tlo wns tnkon In lo. roo  her now baby bpolhor.  Huh J Bho exclaimed. I'll hot Mini's  it second hand kid. Why nil tho  Iinlr In worn off hla head.  .    ��������� *_4��������� .-.. ^4^11        -.4,     4-1 .-. ��������� * ���������  A  uentiui   rtspj.eee.ai.ai.jv������ Oi  ������jrt:ui_ia  says that when he was judge of his  county court a fellow was before him  charged with having stolen a pair of  pantaloons���������they call, them britches,  In Georgia. There were several witnesses, but the evidence was rather  meagre and the accused was acquitted. He was told that he could go,  but he remained la his seat.- His  lawyer, to whose successful defence he  owed his liberty, hinted to him that  he was free to depart, but he didn't  budge.  ,/I don't want to go said the fellow.  And why not? asked the lawyer.  Let the witnesses go first.  Why?  Why, sir, I've got on the britches I  stole.  MINARD'S LINIMENT ls the only  Liniment asked for at my store and  the only one we ktep for sale.  All the peorle use it.  HARLIN FULTON.  Pleasant Bay, C.B.  D ���������_ DJ-S % (  PI?LL-l  The Terror of Aatnma comes like  a thief in the night with It. dreadful  throttling, robbing its victim of  breath. It seems beyond the power  ot human aid to relievo until one trial  ls mado of that remarkable preparation. Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Re-  mody. Then relief comes with a  rush. Llfo becomc3 worth living,  nnd if tho remedy bo used persistently, the disease Is put permanently  to rout.      Tako no substitute.  A certain well-known -dentist in  Washington wns loft in charge of his  Tamlly of small children, as hla wlfo  expected to bo absent somo hours.  Upon hor rotiwn in the early ovonlng  sho found tho house unusually quiet,  and wished to lutov what had become  of tho children.  Tho husband oxplnlnod that ns they  had been rather noisy ho himself hud  put thom to bed without waiting for  her return.  I hopo thoy gavo you no troublo,  she said.  No, ronllod tlio HclontlHt, wllh tho  oxciSpllon of tho ono in tlio cot thoro.  Mo objected n good donl to my undressing him and putting him to bed.  Tho wlfo wont to Inspect tho cot.  Why, sho oxclnlmod, that'o Ilttlo  Biiinniy fro in next door!  I jest took the piece with Mr. Snake's  head on and burned it in the stove  Not long ago threo &dentlflc gentlemen from an eastern Institution visited a certain I.Iontana mine. One of  the men was evidently of a nervous  temperament and on the ascent by  means of the usual bucket he percelv  ed signs of weakness ln the ropo by |  which the bucket was suspended.  How often, Inquired he of the attendant, when the party was about  half way up; how often do you change  these ropes?  Oh, about every throe months, carefully roplied tho attendant. Then  ho added, thoughtfully: We'll change  this one to-morrow If wo get v_ safely.    ..,..���������    . ���������w������kT'   _ |fc_������-������r.|l mm ������n'������_ *C   -_*_    j.'mi"  No Use at All  Tho new and inexperienced maid  answered another summons to the  front door. Then sho entered tho  pnrlcr whoro her mlstroBs wa3 entertaining a callor, and Bald:  Here's another card, Missus Taylor, and thoro'a no uso answering tho  bell any moro.     Thoy all aslc for you.  Entertaining Frlond Wlfi;  You get a groat dci.l ot amusomont  out of your now ennoe, I suppose.  Well, my wlfo doc:;.  But sho novor rides In It.  No. Sho nays It's snror nnd runnier to watch mo from tho shore.  Discriminate Against Women  A few months ago the minister at  the treasury in Rome announced an  open competitive examinatio.i for "the  coveted position of engraver of money. Sixteen people presented themselves, among whom was a woman.  Mme. Lancelot Croce, a Frenchwoman by birth, and an Italian by marriage. She was allowed to-ait for  the preliminary fexaminaiion, passed  with distinction, and was among the  seven successful candidates to enter  for the final. Upon presenting herself for the final examination, however, she was excluded on account of  her sex, although it was acknowledged that her work was such that Her  prospect of being the successful candidate was practically assured. Also  at an exhibition of the cc npetltors'  work which followed tho examination  hers was conspicuous by Its alsence.  Itl-ian feminists took up the case and  secured the services of the Marquis  Lticifero, who brought the question of  Mme. Croce's exclusion thereof  before the Chamber of Deputies. The  matter has now been laid Leforo the  council of state, and tlie woman aro  awaiting Its decision with keen Interest. ���������  PURE BLOOD  MAKES HEm^  . ���������***������������������*-��������� 11���������*.���������_���������������  ....  Disofdti- _f the Blood are Cared  bv Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  mm  If people would realize the importance of keeping the blood rich and  pure there would, be less sickness.  The blood is the medium through  which the nourishment gained from  the food reaches the different parts  cf tho body. If the blood is Impure the nourishment that reaches  nerves, bone and muscle is tainted  with poison and disease follows. The  blood ls*also the medium by which  the body fights off disease. If the  blood is thin and watery this power  of resistance to disease is weakened.  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills for Pale  People build up the blood. They increase the ability of the body to resist disease T-h.y strengthen the  nerves, increase the appetite and cure  every disease caused by thin and impure blood, and that embraces such  diseases as anaemia, Indigestio::, neuralgia, nerve exhaustion, rhoumatism.  and many others. Every claim made  for this medicine ts amply proved by  the grateful testimony of those who  have been cured. Here is one instance. Mr. Ja3. Sauger, Peterboro,  Ont., -says:   "I began to be troubled  Birch and iiecch for Flooring  Birch-and beech, on account of  their cheapness, are becoming more  and mere popular as the supply of  oak and maple . decreases. Thi3  statement, taken from a bulletin soon  t. bo issued by the Forestry Branch,  Department if the Interior, Ottawa,  on the Wood-Using Industries of Ontario, is based on reports received  from over twelve hundred firms, and  Is therefore worth:, of consideration.  The average wholesale price per  thousand feet, board measure, given  in the above bulletin for maple and  oak flooring is twerty two dollars and  eighty two cents and fifty five dollars  and seventy eight cents, respectively. The z*erage price for birch and  beech flooring, on the othe- hand, is  nineteen dollars and seventy one  C-its and twenty one collars and seventy four cents respectively, which represents quite a saving, especially  when compared with oal".  But these woods have other quail-  ties to recommend them besides  cheapness. Twenty two per cent of  the flooring manufactured in Ontario  is made from the wood of the black  a^.d the yellow birch, the more common white or payer birch not usually  growing to a sufficient size for this  purpose. Birch is a hard, strong,  fine-grained, reddish-brown wood,  which take- a hi.gh polish and, therefor, is very suitable for flooring. It  can be stained to imitatt more expensive woods, such a3 mahogany, cherry or walnut, and, being easily worked, it is also extensively used for furniture and interior decoration.  Beech !s one of Ontario's cheapest  hardwo.ids, the ordinary grades jf  lumber costing only thirteen dollars  and sixty one cents pe thousand feet?  board measure. It frequently constitutes one tenth to one third of the  cheaper grades of birch flooring, but  its qualites justify its separate use,  for it is strong, fine-grained and so  hard that it become-, quite slippery in  time. It is also used for furniture  to some-extent.  Of the birch and beech used in Ontario, ninety per cent of the foiimer  arid ninety eight per cent of the latter are home grown. The existing  supplies of these woods ii4 Ontario  are sufficient to meet a much greater  demand,  and  as  oak and  piaple are  Brown���������Tho facial reninros plainly  lndlcuto character and disposition. In  ���������electing your Wlfo, -wore you govern-)  od by lior cliinV  .T0110H���������No; but I havo   boon   ever  since wo married.  600. ��������� box or nix l.cx<itt for $2.60,  mt fl!l Oenleri, or The Dodds Medicine Compv.iy, Llmltod. Toronto.  Canada.  W.  N.  U.  954  Natural Question  A man from tho city wont to a small  country town In Now Hampahlro to  pass IiIh vacation. At tho slatlon lio  took tho 'Stage, which wan drawn by  it wo dilapidated liorsos and found that  lio luiil no nnirilh-r bill than a, XC mi..,  which lio handed lo tlio driver.  The driver looked at It for a whllo  nnd thon snld: Which homo do you  want?  Cnrryo���������James In such a sentimental   lllll.  m r ..       I -1WI    ���������  ....... i. , . 'i  "J       ���������- m .  Carryo���������When pupa kicked hlni out  IiIh eyes filled with teara.  L  There's Nolliln*- Better Than  <���������*_**>, *_-._r  mm   *!_-"__  b^^^^r  ^J^K^H ____m___   ^Ss������*  For tliorotichly clmrviliiri liatl- nnd obits.  Au.t  ft dors  not luirt Ilia  li'iiui" like matt rlransimi  iiouilei* una   touii-       It.     _  _���������_^  iJaVfstliemsmootli und soft     pj"������������._���������.���������������'  v-v.44 ltl)   'UHlftJ'  ������,-. ��������������� .   *���������   3ns* Csmiin)rllm;tt������\M..iire������l  A Pretty Compliment  The American custom of giving  banquets for men only, and then allowing the banqueters' wives���������hungry and thirsty���������to look down on the  feast from the balcony���������thia custom  may not bo vory gallant, but It afforded Lord Morley, on hla recont  visit to Now Yorl., an opportunity  for a pretty compliment.  Lord Morley, at ono of these banquets, looked up nt tho balcony, glittering with lovely ladles, and exclaimed:  Ah, now I understand tho meaning  of tho Biblical phraso���������Thou madest  man a little lowor than tho angols.  Smith's Motor Car  Tho Smith's���������they llvo noxt door, you  know���������  Havo lntoly como to such a stnto  They scarcely boo us as they go  Early to tako the air, or late.  They think thoir lot is truly great;  Well, I don't think so anyhow,  Although thoy niuy bo bleat of fato  Tho Smiths possess u motor now.  with dizzy spells.    These   were    especially noticeable in the morning on I growing increasingly dear, it is cer-  ���������.sing   and   were   accoinpiUiitKl   hy  h ��������� ������-a-.n .uii. z���������s use of uirc'v and beech  especially   for  flooring will  soon  become much more widespread.  Copies of the bulletin mentioned  above can be obtained frour. the Forestry Branch, Ottawa.  feeling as if my body had taken on  two or three times its .weight during  the night. When I went out of  doors everything would suddenly seem  to get topsy-turvy fer a few moments,  and I would aVP-rently see specks  floh-tlrig. in front of me, and for a  while I could hardly drag myself  along. This feeling at flrst only  lasted for a few minutes but as time  went on the duration of the spells  seemed to Increase. Whilst during  the day I would be suddenly attacked  with dizziness compelling mo to hold  on to something- until the feeling  passed. I had In the meantime been  taking various blood tonics, as I  was convinced my condition was due  to my-blood being out of order.  None of these, however, seemed to  have any permanent' effecfj For a  little while I would be fairly well,  but as soon as I quit using them the  attacks used to come back with renewed vigor. One day I came across  an advertisement of Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills and decided to try them.  I soon noticed a moro -decided improvement than I had felt before. The  dizzy spells wero becoming loss frequent and less violent, and by the  tlmo I had taken six boxes I was well  again. From former experience I  had somo f >ars that the trouble might  return, but i.ow, four months after  discontinuing tho use of tho pills, I  have had no return of tho trouble.  In fact I nover felt better than I do  now. and I think nothing enn equal  tlio Pllla as a blood raodlclni."  Tho Pills are sold by all modlclno  dealers or can bo lud by mall nt 50  cents a box or six boxes for $2.50  from Tho Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brockvlllo, Ont.  Use Miller's Worm Powders and  the battle against worms is won.  These powders correct the morbid  conditions of the stomach which nourish worms, and these destructive parasites cannot exist after they come in  contact with the medicine. Tho  worms are digested by the powders  and aro speedily evacuated with other refuse from the bo vels. Soundness  Is Imparted to the organs and tha  health of the child steadily Improves.  A small boy was sitting on his father's kneo watching his mother ns sha  painfully went through the vory delicate operation of doing he* hair In  that most becoming wave effoct.;  No waves for you, pa, Raid tho Infant philosopher fl's ho fondly polished  his parent's bald head. You'ro all  beach.  It ls a dinky Ilttlo whooz  Looks llko a    Juno    bug,    111    bo  bound,  Thoy nro not vory hard to plonso,  Or elflo    that    car  thoy  somehow  found.  It llko u cockroach scurries round  And  makes  a   moat  prodigious  row,  In fact, its mostly smoil and sound,  That last year's car tho Smiths havo  now.  Tlmy'ro Just an o&LoiitaUouo gang,  And that's  ono  truth  they  cannot  For my pnrt, thoy cun nil ro hang-  do In thnt onr v;1i!i>Ii lu Minlr nrlilo.  lloforo I'd mix with biu-Ii prigs I'd���������  lloro'ti Smith 1 Pcrhapw - I'll smlli' nml  bow���������  Ho'a como lo auk un out lo rhlo  In tlmt lino cur ho's diivln_  uuV.  A*n old Gorman farmor entered tho  ofllci* of n wholes-til-* (Irugglst ono  morning and addressed the proprietor:  Mister Becker, I lutC der schuuill*  pox���������  Merciful heavens, Mr. Jacob! exclaimed Bocker. ns tho ofllco forco  scrambled ovor each other In thoir  hurry to got out; don't como any  nearer!  Vol's der madder mlt you follera,  anyhow, qulAtly replied .Tnr-ohf*. f rfly  I liaf dor Bchniall pox of butter out  ln mine wagon vot dor Mrn n^pifor  ordor 3d last wook nlroaly!  Llttlo Hldtllo waa fond of Indian  otorlco and sometimes got thom mixed with Ills Sunday lessons.  Mamma, ho inquired ono day, what  tribe was lt that mado gold plated  calves���������tho Israelites or tho Choc-  low n?  Tho physician was giving good advice to tho layman.  Don't let the Uttlo thing pasb unnoticed, said the doctor. It's theso  llttlo things that often turn out to bo  serious, if allowed to run on without  attention. Even If you havo a simplo  ailment, keep your eyes on It.  But how can I, doctor? cried the pa-  tlent. . I have a boll on tho Lack of  my nock.  Ilubblna Out Moore  Tho woathor bureau suEgo&ts Hint  tho name of Willis L. Mooro can bo  removed from forecast cardholdors by  rubbing lt with ft rag moistened with  alcohol ur gutiolliio.  Of course, lt can't bo possible that  tho bureau Is wilfully advancing tho  interests ot tho distillers and tho  Standurd Oil company I  Mater���������Well, Efflo, what aro you  going to bo whon you arc grown up?  Efllo���������If I was a boy I'd bo president, but soolng I'm a girl I guess being u tick wiuo.v i.i n..i _ood an anything.  Llttlo Arthur (at church) ��������� I can't  i������iuj   w.urn.  uuiy   iinve  Htii'iuoiui   lor.  Little Graca���������Why, It's lo give tho  poor singers a chauco to rout.  Wouldn't Da  Yea,  I  nidi about  .1,006  gallons oi  maplo   _yrup   ovcry   spring.   Ship   it  nil over tlio United Statoa.  lit homo,  and "irave nil  Mini 'pnrl'lnn*?  on,  evorynody  nround  hero  knows  I've only    got    four   or    fivo    niaplo  trees on my farm.  Certain Relief  from headaches, dulj feelings, nnd.  fatljruo of biliousnoas, cornea quickly  ���������and permanent improvement in  bodily condition follows���������after;'our  4,l������4liil������CIJr,      11 VC't      MHU      UVVVflU     IIIIVI*  been  tonod nnd rogulnted by  ' S fall Bl-Ti. ��������� ifl  _���������-<������i  *���������**��������� ���������������������     *������������������������*       **������>  ___"���������__' l_ j|-|       |^|      f*^" ___  8������*U! ���������.-���������rr**:>#���������������������.   lit '-cnc*. 23 eiriM, The MlwGPsSde OSurseHes  I Comvrisirur t25 Acres GRAND FORKS, B. C.  WYNNDEL SCHOOL DISTRIOT  a������?M&m& ^sPLE fnUd   Qher rims  GUARANTEED HOSyiE GROWM  Cellared���������Roots in earth,no danger* of winter killing  "We can liold your trade."  Established lOOObythe HON. MARTON BURRELL  Minister of Agriculture  I ALL STOCK DELIVERED TO YOUR RANCH ATCATALOCUE PRICES  For Catalogue and Price list, write to���������  WALTER Vo JACKSON. Agent. Creston, B. C.  1  een  McCorml^  TENDERS   WANTED  Sealed tenders -will be accepted up to'  the 29tb.  it:st. by the .below mentioned  for clearing, p'ovving and harrowingthe  IH f"51"6 Wynndel School Site  Wyndel  Paticnlars can be obtained at Wyndel  P. O. ?   /-,   .,  Each tender should be marked on outside of envelope "Tender for clearing;''  and the whole of the tenders will be  opened on 29th Inst,  The low est. or any tender not necessarily accepted.  By Order  Wynndel SchoM Board  ASHLEY COOPER, Secretary  July 17th, 1918 38 29  bbi B3  _S     bs   BK   '"!_-!   . ������9 ���������   -. -  VJsAJ?M_._.  I  See us first for outfit.    We have a complete stock, can sell you rods from  50c up to $3.50.    Everything reduced in the line of  Fishing: Tackle  a     We have everything for Summer Wear but you should see our  complete  Hue of        ������  Children's, Youths' and Men's Oxfords,  $1.00 and $1.25  _Ti-at*rl  lat^npfi  JL JL        J_  n  and  Agricultural  Implements  Cheap While They Last  Promiscuous. j  The breezes kissed the gentle maid  Ami with Sier sunny half  Romprd pleasantly a little whiles  And  left her free of care.  But that's a way th* breezes &av*������  They Co noi think U wr-ong  To throw a kiss to persons who  May chance to com* along.  At nrst and rather bashful blush  A person might declare  It woutd be tine to. as a bree-ee.  Go klsslne here and there.  But v.hoa ens thinlcs about tha way  lt takes tbem as they run  And kisses young and old and alt,  That takes away the fun.  For Creeses do uo! ylck and choes9  Or features closely scan.  They kiss a tot of ones who yet  VVere never Hissed by man.  They get the sour and tho sweet.  The pretty and t���������e shy,  Por they must take them as they oomc  And every one supply.  But man la such a flcki* one  He wants to pick and choose  And kiss the persons that he like*.  And other ones refuse.  And If he were a breeze, 1 fear.  Some ladies would be missed.  And quite a sorry lot of them  Would havo to go unklssed.  General  'jr   MERCHANT  Buy for Cash and receive your FIVE percent discount at our Store  1  Do You Know Her?  "Can 1 borrow a postage stamp of  you? i dare none, and It ts sucb a  ouisance to go out and buy one wbeu  you are in haste."  **Certalnly. my dear! Fortunately 1  nave "fu-st oue left."  "Tbsck vou. ?ou bave saved ***-'������������������*���������  life. Oood���������but wait a minute. 1 bsv*  2 cents, and 1 might just as well pay  you for lt dow, and tbat'II save me toe  trouble of returning it.   So long,"  Landlord's Laugh  lie has no more use for his  "To Let" sign.  He used our Classified Want  Ads. and found a good tenant.  <W���������������hto������iwi)7a m mxomxj  -MIDE  HP VE  8������- NO NAMES USED WITHOUT WIUTTEN CONSENT.  Confined fo Kis Home for Weeks.  Church  Notices  _ A'-i'-iuLIO OHUROH  Sunday School every Sunday at 2:80  ��������� Evident*  mr Mr__ir_ ��������� ��������� _���������_  viud-UiS  KSn-pAQ-nfifn    |_ fa  Kiui-uii-iSID    UUi  CHURCH OF ENGLAND  Christ Church  Services for Sunday, June 20, Ninth  Sunday after Trinity.  Sunday School at 10:15 a.m.  Morning Prayer and Holy Communion' 11:00 a, m.  Evening Prayer 7:30 p. m.  The preacher at both services will he  Rev. Rural Dean Flewelling, of Cranbrook.  evereanai was 01 tea iaia up ior a wee_ ax. a time, my i.ixiuuy  ihyslclan told me an operation was my only hope���������but I dreaded it.  _ tried several specialists, but soon found out all tbey wanted was my  money. I commenced to look upon all doctors as little better than  rogues. One day my boss asked ine why I was off work so much and  X told him my condition. He advised me to consult _ ���������*. Kennedy &  Kennedy, as he had taken treatment from them himself and knew  they were square and skillful. I wrote them and got The N_-tr  Method Treatment. My progress was somewhat slow and during  the flrst month's treatment I was somewhat discouraged. Howeven  ������ continued treatment tor- three months longer aad was reward���������1  with a complete cure. I could only earn S12 a week in a machine  shop before treatment, now I am earnint? 521 and never loose a day.  I wish aU sufferers knew of your valuable treatment. , , ��������� ,  HENRY C. LOCUST.  HAS YOUR  BE-QOS  SEEf*   DISEASES?  BLOOD POISONS are the most prevalent'and most serious diseases. They sap the  very life blood of the victim sand unless entirely eradicated from the system will cause  serious complications.   Beware of Mercury.   It may suppress the symptoms���������our NEW  METHOD cures all blood diseases.    YOUNG OB MIDDLE AGED MEN.���������Imprudent acts or later excesses have broken ES  dowa your system. You feel ths symptoms steal���������is: over you. Mentally, physically and Jg  vitally yottare not the man you used to be or should be. "Willyouheedthedangersignals?  ? Has  [_raoD   __.._   w.      Coa������-lta6on  Free.   No matter who has treated you, -write lor an honest opinion F������������ of Charge.  SI Swwk������Ffeo���������"Soyhood, Manhood, Fathernood."   (Illustrated) oa Diseases 0*414.6���������. h  &        NO NAMES USEH WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT.. PRIVATE. No names on  B  boxes or envelopes.   Every���������tins* Confidential.   tjjixes-oa ������-_% -_a vj*% ������s  ������"=M=sa������   ���������,  __ _ w _.%_ xxrxmmv "l*OC A. 1-ajf B71���������I* ^^  rntervauvtSii ItlinV.filsKl:  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St, Detroit, Mich.  All letters from Canada must be addressed  to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-    ment in Windsor, Ont.   If you desire to  see us personally call at our Medical Institute iu Detroit as we see and treat  ao patient* in our Windsor offices -which are for Correspondence and  I/aboratory for Canadian business only.   Address all letters as follows:  DRS. KENNEDY & i_-NN!DY8 Windsor. Oat.  , "Write for onr private address.  t FRUIT TREES I  I AND  ORNAHENTALS %  t Coldstpeam Estate Nurseries !  <4T<* ������������������.Vv������>.  "You look so runny."  "Do IV   Why?"  ���������'With that nose of yours.**  "Bnt just think bow funny I'd look  without It"  Passing tt Along.       ��������� fif  "Lend me half a dollar."  "Wbat for?"  "1 see a man coming tbat 1 think la  going to make a toucb."  "Then you will pay me back If bo  pays you?"  "That ls tbe Idea."  "Tou are wbat might bo called a  practical philanthropist."  4a>  VERNON, B. C.  AU 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 whole roots.  For further particulars apply to our local Ageut.  J. Blinco, Box 29, Creston, B.C.  ���������  ���������  4  A  Nuiiuio  rUiiuiioii.  "Hello, Pat!   Beeu Mike lately?"  "Yes; 1 caw blm tbo other night.1*  "And bow was be getting on?"  "It was a proud time for bis wife."  "Proud?"  "Yea;  tbo  most  llllguut   wako  yoa  ever saw sho had for Mike that night,****  Wai!  Paper  1  Complete New Stock Just Arrived  OftltMnrnlnlnK. Pithitinji;, P-tper-hnnging   Carriage nud Sign    painting  Let ra������ givo you lulvici* anil i-miniaton ou your work.     AU  work guar,  tintoed to givo NfttiHf'notirm.  Needless  Of time and energy can be avoided  by the use of our -Unified Want  Ads. Time and energy represent  good dollurs in this age. Do not exhaust them in ������n aimlrn search (ci  good help. Use our Want Ads. and  the help will come to you.  ������,mi*m m������ i# ��������� ������ M4*im������i  Evening Prayer 3:00 p. rrn.  R. AXON, Student in charge  METHODIST CHURCH  ��������� Begin���������in;; the first Sunday in May  Junior Congregation and Bible  Glass  11 A. M.  Publio Worship, 7:30 P. M.  Come and help ns to help you.  Fred L. Carpenter  Pastor  PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  Service every Sunday   at  11 a. m.  and 7:30 p. m.  Sabbath School at 2:30 p. tn.  Adults Bible Class meets every Thursday evening.  W. G. Bi4juc_  Minister  *timi*mnmiwtimmmimm  WWIWIllWIWWMIWIIMIIIIIWIIWIHWimi  Harry   Leonard  Shop on Sirdar Ave., next to Mcdeath's Livery  YOU WILL SAVE MOMEY DY GETTING MY esTIIMATiiS  mmmmmmmmmmmmmwmmmmmiimm^  Electric Restorer for Men  Ph-HpllOlsOl jeijprcn ovcry nervo In the body  ��������� '��������� ,,���������.,���������,,.,- .to Ita proper tniiHlnn t restores  ylm and vitality. I'r.niatnrc oVray and ail inexual  wenlcnens averted at once. Vhoaphonol will  make1 vou o now man. I'rlco ������n a box. or two for  ������6. Mailed to nny nddreaa. Tbo HoobuU I>vu_  4Ja���������Wl.(Jitlluk-i-������a<Uuk. ^  NELSON LAND DISTRIOT  DISTRIOT OO1 WEST KOOTENAY  TAKE mtioo that .Tames T. Burgoen  of Kitohonor, B. O. occupation ngont,  intends tb apply for por mission, to pur-  ohnoo tho following lands :���������  Oommonoiug at a post planted on  cbo oast bank of Goat Rivor 100 ohains  north of tbo northwest enrnor of Sublot  18of Lot 4502, Group 1, thonoo oast 20  chains, thonoo north 80 chains, thonoo  west 20 ohalus, moro or lens, to the oast  bauk of Goat Rivor, thonoo southerly a-  long Hiiid oubt bauk of Goat Rlvor to the  point of oommouoomont, oontniuing 100  aoroB moro or )ohh.  Jamos Thomas Burgoss,  Win, Arrowsmith  Dato32 April, 1913 Agont.  I^L. %J l������l t_l I  -_____!  BBS  -M  4-___������_���������  ������������*m 9s-*.t  t.CS.fi-.J'   J_k_������      _*ll"VP������i/_  Ugxi  TINSniTHINQ,PLUMB.NOand PIPE FITTING  aaaaammmmmmmmmmaaaaaamammssssssssmTiiaswgm^  Guns, bicycles, phonographs, spray  pumps, sewing  machines and cream separators promptly and  efficiently repaired.  tn  Expert on Gasoline Engines  assess  Itepair   Shop   behind Creston  Hardware and Furniture Store  Entrance on  Victoria Avenue  w ��������� BBS   B--9"   Ban8 B "._���������-?B ^Cp^jp  MlNI'jRAlj ACT  (Korm V)  Oiii'llMoaU* of Tinpvovoinonts  mr*.   .      .*������..*������������������������������,._���������.    sr*i���������. ���������..     ���������**���������,��������������������� _  JLfB". IM%0 ���������% mm** ������ 1 "���������ciiicasc r* Iill-  A reliable French reuriilator; never inllfl. Theao  pllla are exceedingly puvt-erful In rrculatlnt* tho  i/tnerotlvo portion of tlio foninln nyutcm. Kefuuo  all cheap Imltatlonr. Dr. do Van'a are aold at  ���������S a Im.k. nr tlirne lor 110, Mailed tn nny nildresa.  Vim aoolUoU Urua Vo��������� ut. t*������Uutrlu������a, Oo*.  NOT I OK  Skookiiiu Minurnl Claim, uituato in  tlio Ni'Ihoii Mining Division of West  Kootoimy Dlstrb't. Where located ���������  on Siininiit Creole adjoining tho Bay-  oiiiiu Miiu^. Take Notico that I, A.II.  (<ri*<-ij, iK.-liiiff .in ;ig<!iiL for Joseph  Ciunphell. Free MIiiiVh C1i>i-liHente  No- ���������lO.'JIOB Intoiul, sixty days from tho  date hereof, to npply to tho Mining  Uecordoi- for a Onililk-ale fn lmpi-ove-  iiH-.iilir.for the piirpoBC of chtiiining a  Crown   (1 ran I.    of   tho   above   dat in.  Ami further (nice notice that action,  under Modioli 'til, Mtiul he coniiiu-nci'u  of Improvement'*.  Dated this 5th. day of  May, A.D,  1013.  A.H.GBBI-N  NELSON LAND DISTRICT  DISTRIOT OF WKST KOOTENAY  TAKlfi notioo that Arthur Okoll, of  Oreston B, O. oooupation agont intondsi  to apply for pormiHsion to pnrohaso*  the following dono Hood laudfl:���������  Comment-ring nt a ponfc plnntod on tho  oast bank of Gont Rlvor -iOOohains north  west oornsr of Sublot 10 of Lot 4502,  Group 1, Ibonoo rust 20, cbninp, thonco  north 80 chains, chenoo wont 20 obnins,  moro or Ions, to tho cast bank of Goat  Rivor, thoiio,|,qimthorly along said bank  iii(ii\i\l U.ivmr t.i% tht* pmnr of f>nr������i������rii>nop  lnbnt, containing 1G0 norofl moro or lens.  An hin Okell  Wm. ArroA-Hrnith,,  before (ho t.iHiianco of uuch Cei tiiluitc  Dale 22 April, 191U. Ageut  ,,,���������^^,^^.u.l,lUUHWI)|I...MWIiUHHWl.iWW������MC������Ml..illMai4rr^illlll|IIM|illMIIIIIMI|���������������I4HI'WM���������IIIIMIIN_l4_inill  ll'MWEM

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