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Creston Review Mar 17, 1916

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Array !>  -������*p������������������"_>>  _"* -    ������;'  J-%117*   ,  I  /J  ^^O   JL   \mJFJmJ%  V      _____>  ���������������������������w/m/-:  Vol. VIII.  CRESTON, B. C, FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 1916  No. 9  h  o  Board Will Sesid  Apples to Victoria  ine    ������Ti___cii    i-ueeuu^   0  Board of Trade was held on Tuesday  night in Speers Hall.   President Reid  presided and there was a fair turnout  of members.    ���������  ' A fairly complete sketch of the new  map of the Creston Valley that Chas,  Moore, P.L.S., -is. bring put was on exhibition, the maker wishing the board  to look it over and recommend any  desirable additions or changes. A  committee- consisting of Messrs. Henderson, Pevan and Lowenberg was  named to go into the matter and report to the next: board meeting. The  boai"d will be glad to have any and all  parties interested inspect the map and  have any suggestions' that tend to  make it as correct and complete as  possible.  The board unanimously agreed to  favor the provincial legislators at  Victoria with a couple of boxes of Creston apples be be served in the legislative restaurant this month. Jas. Cook  will pack some of his very best Spitz  and'' other seasonable varieties and  forward theni this week, and J. H.  Schofield, M.P.P., will be asked to see  that the fruit get- on the tables in  good shape. .  A resolution to cut the membership  fee from 810 to $5 a y'ear was discussed  but not adopted. It was felt that at  the old fee the board could get free  of all debt find that 1917 eould be started with a clean sheet all round and, if  desirable, at the $5 membership.  The Princeton board of . trade asked  endorsation of a resolution calling on  B.C. government to employ all interned aliens on the trans-provincial road  this season. The .members. for Ymir  will be notified that the proposition is  a good one, and to lend it eyery assistance possible.  There was one communication from  a possible settler from Jeiiett, Sask..,  who enquired for details of any land  situate not too far from the station  aud not too heavily timbered, that  could be bought for $5 or $10 per acre.  Anyone who can accommodate the  gentleman can secure his name from  the secretary.  . In the absence of W. H.  adjournment was moved  McCreath.  1916 birthday. There was dancing,  cards and various other amusements;  and refreshments, and the best *>f  good times from start to finish for all  present.  Spring activities have started at full  speed. All the greenhouses are either  going, being thawed out or renovated.  Some of the ranchers have already  put in some seed and most of the to-  Farmers Institute  Meeting Tuesday  matoes will be planted nest week.  Spring is expected right away ahd all  hands are preparing as much as  possible.  Fred Klingensmith, who has been  working at Canyon City all winter,  left for Cranbrook on Wednesday.  .-. MBiG������ Sislisagi  Cecil Matthews, who has been laid  up. with a crippled leg for some weeks  past, had the bad iuck to develop what  looks almost like appendicitis early  Wednesday morning, and the same  afternoon was taken to Nelson hospital  his''mother accompanying him.  " B. O. White of Sandoa and a small  crew of men commenced work;';:on;  Monday taking down aerial tramy at  the Alice mine which has been purchased by the Star mine people in the  Sloean. '"*������������������-."���������.  Victor Carr was making a canvass  of the local ranchers last week selling  new stock in the Fruit .growers  Union and met with pretty good  success.  The Soldiers Ladies Aid have their  next meeting on Wednesday, March  22nd at the home of the president,  Mrs. W. A. Pease. Meeting at 3  o'clock prompt, ; . ���������-.  -ivirts.  JLiOQ^  X~,n..lf.A  VX CUiUVU  Crawford  by  Hugh  tmlLf'iGK&OM  Miss Elsie Stinson left on Sunday on  a visit with friends at Cranbrook.  Frank Staples has decided to remain in Winnipeg, where he has accepted a position as travelling salesman. His brother, Roy, will look  after his ranch.  geuuirie' old-time surprise party at  "Douglas Villa" on Friday night when  almost 40 of her young and old friends  dropped in unexpectenly for the evening. So well pleased were they with  her hospitality that it was almost 4  a.m. before they took their departure  after a braw Scotch night of varied  amusements and a fine lunch.'  D. S. Timmons, who hasbeen living  in Croston for almost a yoar, moved  back on to his ranch a few days ago.  E. Cartwright, who canvassed this  section selling now stock in the Fruit  Growers' Union last wook, Is reported  to havo boen the most successful of all  tho gentlemen who were on that  worlc.  Pruning is going ahead full tilt theso  days in this section. Another two  weeks will see this bit of spring work  about completed.  .lamoa Heath is working hero just  now, pnmniug the huge orchard In  the Attwood ranch.  Tho W.C.T.U. had tho best mooting  of tho Boiwon on Thursday afternoon  at Mrs. G. Oartwright'ft whon quilting  was tho order of, the session. Eo-  r������cMli,iiiMi(,M, of course, wero uurved  and a real lino time, along with considerable useful labor, \h to be recorded.  Mrs. Thurston and children are  Mpcnding a couple of weeks ut Canyon  City, visiting Mrs. Blair.  Lamont brothers are operating on  ilu'l?  TV Turner   ranch   these dayi"-'  moving   the house to a new   nlte a  couple   of  bundled feet,  .south   of  its  present location.  There   were sounds of revelry   by  iiiKOt, Hl> J, .<������'   h,iu,ik_-.-'.*������   wu    * .__..,....j ,  . ���������        , .,     i   ji . t,,,... i,,.  wiitui tiiiiitixv   _..������i.   .t,   imi.ius...    .... ,   and neighbor*) happened  along with a  surprise party, the occasion  being his  Some pruning is-being done by local  orchardists just now, and all report  splendid early-season prospects for a  tine apple crop.  The damage to trees by mice during  the winter in these parts seems to be  pretty well confined to orchards in the  vicinity of the flats. On the Stewart,  Strahl and Hood ranchers the animals  have been active on both the young  and old trees,    .  The masquerade ball on the 24th  looks all oyer like a winner. If the  travelling is good there is sure to be a  big delegations from Wynndel and  Creston, as well as Erickson.  All the Alice Siding Hibernians will  be in Croston to-night for the Irish  night doings in the Auditorium.  The somewhat* overdue announcement of-speakers and dates for the  spring meetings of the Farmers' Institute arrived A oh Monday, and the  sessions at Creston are fixed for the  afternoon and evening of Tuesday,  March 21st, in the Auditorium.  Owing to: much bf the talent enlisting for overseas;, service the number  of speakei-s available this year is  limited, there being but a half doaen  of them .to coves* the Fraser. Valley,  Nicola country.'', the Kootenays and  Boundary. ;��������� ���������  However, four of them are due to  appear here. They are T. A. '' F.  Wiancko, who at 2 p.m., will deliver  an address on Dairying. At 3.30 S.  H_ Hopkins will discuss Live Stock,  while Iri the evening at 8 o'clock J. S;  Terry will lead bit with Poultry, and  will be followe^by H. O. English on  Soils and Crops!  .-.The topics; assigned are ^certainly  very live ones in these parts, and the  names of Messrs. Wiancko arid Terry-  are a suffieientyjguarantee that their  subjects, at lefrst, will be discussed  practically arid intelligently and, no  doubt, the .other speakers will be  equally wortlifwhile.  Jas. Cook, president of the Creston  Institute-will-pi-eside at all the meetings and a large attendance is hoped  for;" Such.^ Sliferj-cts as dairying, live  stock arid..poultry particularly are of  vital cohfeern_Atomany of our ranchers.  The informal discussion of all phases  of these br^jiches of agriculture with  men whose observations and practical  work along/these lines.has given them  aiiTnBii^triri^-ill^^Adel^ls^Ith^  work should b_ well worth the time  spent   in   attending  the   gatherings.  "Accuse not Nature,  she hath done  her part; do thou but thine, and be  not diffident of wisdom;' she"''deserts  thee not, if thou disniiss her not when  most thou needs't her nigh."  Come out to the meetings in large  numbers. Questions invited and gladly answered.  more than 25 cut-throat, rainbow or  dplly varden tront, salmon trout or  Rocky mountain whiteflsh, or of the  different species named than will in  the aggregate amount tb more than 25  fish. '  Indians may at any time, with the  permission of the chief inspector of  fisheries, catch fish to be used as food  foi* themselves and their families, but  for no other purpose.   ������������������������������������'���������'.  The use of .torches, 02* of artificial  lights of any kind, or of spears or  snares in the capture of trout is  prohibited.  Fish caught during the open season  may be retained in possession.  The use of nets in the taking of fish  in the fresh water lakes and non tidal  waters is entirely prohibited.  ector Move $  Trustees* Report  Wynndel  Miss Annie Johnson left on Tuesday  for Macleod, Alta. She will stop off  at Fernie for a few days yisit with her  brother, Pte. Billy Johnson, who is  billeted in that city with the 225th  Battalion.  The first pansies of the season were  picked Saturday, the 11th, by Mrs.  Sam Moon.  The dance on Saturday night was  voted by all present the. best ever.  Messrs. Mauberg and Swanson of Canyon City supplied the bulk of the  music. About 25 couples, from all  points in the Valley, were present.  Creston school trustees are just in  receipt of the regulation report of Inspector Dove,-who made his second  inspection of the school last week.  The document, deals largely with the  necessity of providing bet ter educational facilities and on that point he  has this to say.  "I must renew my recommendatio.i  that your board make provision for an  additional teacher after   the sumuiei-  holidays for, if   any   of  the present  pupils succeed   in  passing   into   the  Intermediate High School,  as is probable, this  would throw  the .work  of  three high school classes as well as of  the Entrance class upon one teacher,  which is more than any teacher can  do justice   to.    The only alternative  would be tha   pupils passing in.to the  Intermediate High School  class must  seek theirfurther education elsewhere.  After   commending   the   board  for  their efforts to secure a  water supply  to secure the school against fire,   he  recommends the placing of ah alarm  gong in the hall  without - delayer. He  would also like to see a thermometer  in each room, as well as the completion  of some other minor repairs.  On the matter of medical inspection  he adyises the board to "request the  medical health officer to make his inspection of the school, in future, as  soon as possible after the opening oi"  the school in  August, ..when  it is of  uri oroiners nave s-uiVLeu on  erection of a "24x32 ft., story-and-a-  half house. We shobld soon bear  something of that house warming  party..  ^iBeefi&legal^tenderiny Thibet,-biit;  nothing can make our local -supply *ct  beef tender.  tllft   j   IS1U9U   VttlWC,     ���������Ai.|*_&     *1V������*U  Fisk Season Here  Never Close One  &i*������el*m*  R. Boss of Cranbrook is once again  a Sirdar resident. He is relievihg W.  D. Tuobey who is undergoing treatment for eye tiouble.  Mr. and Mrs. A. R, Swanson and  Mrs. O. M. Loasby left for Spokane  Friday last, returning on Wednesday.  1 Mrs. James Cook of C������c_ton is a Sirdar visitor, the giiftd, of Mi'H. Arthur  North.  Signs of spring^: Kootenay Lake  will noon have risen two foot.  . The westbound passenger was delayed Home five hours last Sunday,  inviUfc to bad mud slide cawl of Cranbrook.  Tl. Jarrett of Kootenay Landing returned homo TncHday from Cranbrook  where he was recently a pat lent In the  St,. Iflngeno Hospital.  In view of the commonly-accepted  interpretation of the fishery regulations that fishing for trout of all kinds  is unlawful between Nov. 15th and  April 30th, The Review is pleased to  learn from most reliable authority  that Creston anglers can do all the  fishing they want to at any month In  the year in thi streams hereabouts,  the only limit to the sport being that  only 25 fish of any or all varieties may  be taken in one day.  Of courso trout under 8 inches in  length must not be retained, and fishing through the ice for trout is illegal..  It is likewise unlawful to buy, sell or  oxpose for sale any trout under 3  pounds in weight.  As many local disciples of Isaak  Walton find rare sport in trying thoir  luck iu tho open spaces in the river  during the winter this information  will be read with satisfaction. Tho  regulations, which became effective  last spring, by special ordor in council,  are uu .follows:  No ���������.tit- shall flab for, catch or kill  trout of any kind from tho 15th day of  November, in each yoar to the 30th  ,u,y ..r .....i1. r_.P..<_v_"'__!ir_ both   ehivH ?  J. Bathie left on Sunday for Bull  River, where he has secured employment. . ���������-���������������������������1.  "The marriage was solemnized at  57 Mile House between Miss Maggie  Bishop and George Watt. Bride and  groom were present."���������AshcrofVB.C ,  Journal. "Wo do some awful queer  stunts in this province. -  We regret to have to report what  was clearly a case of premeditated  suicide at Duck Creek depot on ��������� Wednesday afternoon. The victim stood  on thedepot and watched an approaching freight until it was about two feet  oli, them calmly stepped on the rail,  with speedy and fatal results. Onr  sympathies are extended Mrs, Grady,  who is out one perfectly good hen.  Our grief is the more poignant as we  did not get an invite to the mulligan  which, we hear, was exceptionally  good.  O.J. Wigen was a visitor to Ores-  ton on Wednesday.  There's many a true word spoken  in jest. AliceSiding's remarks ro toads  and puddles proves this. We aro a  big toad, and our puddle is growing  bigger every day.  of the term, when it  becomes  merely  a farce."  While in view of financial conditions  the present is anything but an opportune time to broach -increased expendi-  turls-irt-_6li6bittiafcfcer,**'-'tKS'p'rObl6_aA of  re-arranging the-school'work"'' in. some  manner will have to be tackled before  the school're-opens', in'. August���������if a.  high standard of efficiency is to ho.  maintained. If-only the average proportion of scholar*., writing on this  year's Entrance succeed in passing the  High School work proper will be of  sulJicient for one'teacher's entire time  and attention. Whether the attendance of scholars in the other rooms,  will permit of their being given  thorough instruction by three teachers or whether it were wisdom to hire  another teacher and branch out into a  real high school are questions the  ratepayers and trustees should be  prepared to dispose of at the midsummer annual school meeting.  of Ajiiil following, both day.  Greenwood   will enforce  1 t       1    1 ���������      1������  lilitrn ('f^.Blli, t,imt ijtxtfj, x,,t  March 1st.  ItM  . ..���������,*������  t^ti.tt.  pound  Grand Forks council will pi*y ftKLW)  per tbouHund for its lumber requirement m this vear.  ITU,  ,,',".','.".���������! '/: Miv'*   "**  'J������''w������*e������eo������i������l  Conservative   AHsociation   lnKt   week  uttir.cted an attendance of about iJO.  elusive; Provided that this closo season Hhall not apply to Soton dr Anderson lakes, or In Kamloops, Shnsway,  Arrow aud ivootcnay hike;., ot- in  streams tributary thereto,' nor to land  locked salmon weighing 6 pounds undressed or over.  No trout of any kind under 8 Inches  shall be taken, and if taken shall be  Immediately returned to the water  nllve and uninjured.  No trout, under 3 pound** in weight  fihilll be bought, sold ������n* e-wposi'd for  .sale, t;or .''hall any trout be bought,  sold or exposed for sale during the  clone nenc-on.  I-Muhlmr thromrh the lee for trout Ih  prohibited.  No one shall take hi one day by  angling or trolling or by both means  Lovii������ Li_-;:ny, one. ������i\y last week  hauled what is belieyed to bo tho largest load of lumber oyer taken from  tho mill to Canyon with one ton in������������������  0.200 feet from new-cut timber.  Harry White was home a few days  1-iKt week from the Continental mine  at Port Hill, where he Ib foreman at  the sawmill.  J. White of Wtuiatcheo was here  last week, visiting bis brother, Harry.  ��������� Capt. Forrester, provincial police,  Creston, wuh here on the 4th, posting  up notices concerning the polluting of  stream*) by sewerage, refuse piles and  barnyard drainage.  W. 11. T. Smith from the Bramshott.  C.....,., .;:;yr. "Ah:- !.vrr.!'���������'���������*���������'.*���������.<\������. !������������������- ,������*������������������.  h-lth Hnitjilion have trained themselves  to be ������h handy with a bayonet as they  are with a cant hook In the B.C.  forests.  G. M. Uenuey lout, week uotiueit  I foreman <ine ..ohn.tt.ohi not, to proceed  I full steam ahead with the building of  the Gout liiyer bridge unt 1 the department came to a decision on the  petition forwarded from Canyon City.  Only a couple of men are working,  getting things in shape to rush operations when word coined.  Mrs. Babtis't left on the 3rd for her  home at Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta.  Mr. McKim is seriously ill, suffering  from heart trouble.  On the 18th of the month tho Can-'  yon City Lumber Co. will have used  the snow for sieigh hauling jmmL four  months. The logs the wood crew  gained on the mill will be cut up in a  few days.  Another car of hay was unloaded  last week-end. The company's 44  horses consume considerable feed.  jb'ianK FruHur uuu Tom Ross have  been hauling hay from Win. Searle's  to the Fraser stock farm at Deer  Lodge.  A good many Creston ranchers are  taking advantage of tbe cheap lumber  and are getting their summer's supply  home. It pays to advertise in Till*.  RKVlKW.  II. Bothwell and 11. Martin, who  have sawed logs here during the winter, have gone to Cranbrook.  Mr. Klingensmith, saw filer here all  winter, hnn gone back to his ranch.  He is succeeded  by   Mr.   Nichols of  M. .nt -Oil..  1). G. Lyon found tbe season's  sleighing none too long. *-*he last, few  days of it be was working 18 hours a  day delivering hay fo the mill. He is  t tie largest, lion.- nay k-o.v������ _ id ,,,,  vniiey,    hm'viiim;    <li*.>.'.-���������_-   ���������>,,..    ..-..,.   ...  beaver meadow land under buy. fffeB ^VISim'CBJESTOH, si. xil  A JJKltaMT TOBACCO OF  m������ riNlST QUALITY  10 CENTS I?������K rLUto  (t  WI lit IIN  ==^v   (self in Gilder's c  \\\   drew the  telepho  T        111      "Give    me   .99!  1 tl& L.PL vv  ^  BY MARVIN   DANA  (.Copyright)  Gilder's chair at the desk and  one to him.  00    Bryant."    he said.  a little waiv.    Then an unvoice  he knew  came  over  J\  I Continued.>  "Just one thing more," he. said. "Alter I've gone I want you to stay up  for a half hour -anyhow, with th.?  lights burning. Do you see? I want  to be sure to givo the Turner woman  time to get here while that gang is ;u  work."  ii.  of  lie  nonce  Gilder scrupulous'}-  rections  easily lie  natii  the   allotted  lie  fidgeted  from  rosad   heavy   with  shadow  that tinea  followed the di-  ;nsi.K*ctor. Uu-  il.e lilivurv  time was elapsed  place to place, hits  distress under the j  toned to blight the j  life-of his cherished son. Filially, with!  a sense of relief he put out the lights j  aad   went  to  his   chamber. ;���������  His thoughts wero most wiih his j  -_<,"__., and ever ai be thought of Oi-ck. ;  his fury waxed a^aiu*; the woman j  v/ho had enmeshed the hoy in her i  "'lotting for v^T5g?-a;ice on  .And into his thoughts now  doubt, one uiat aiaTi-uev *���������''���������* sense  justice. A horrible- suspicion that  had misjudged .Mary Turner crept  to liis brain and would not oti*._  fought it with a'l the strength  him. and that was much, for even  abode   there.  uo��������������� Turc--  eonditlon   utterly   wretched,   an  the   same   cause���������Dick   Gilder,  source   of  the   father's  suffering   was  hers as well.    She had won her ambition   or* years���������revenge     on   the  man  who   had   sent   her   to--..prison.     And !  now the joy of it was a  torture,  had]  There was  swer in a  the   wire. \  Garson picked up a penholder from j  the desk and began tapping lightly ou  the rim of the transmitter. It was a j  code message in Morse, in the room !  around the corner the tapping sound- i  ed clearly, ticking out the message <  that the. way was free for the thieves' j  coming.  For      a     final     safeguard   Garson j  searched for and  found the telephone j  bell      box   and   ia.screwed   the   bells, j  which he plaited on the desk. He then',  took   his   pistol   from   his   hip   pocket !  and thrust  it into  the right side  pocket of his coat.    Once again, now. he  produced the electric torch sunt lighted ii as lie extinguished the lamp ou  the   table.  lie  then  went to  the door into the  hall,   opened   it:   and,   leaving   it   ajar, t  made his way  in siieuce to the outer \  doorway.    Th" doors there were freed j,y  of their bolts, and one of them swung *  wide.     So  jih'OJv   had  the  affair  hseu'a  eyes sparkled defiantly.  "You are fools, all of you:" Mary  cried. "Yes, fools! This is burglary.  I can't protect you if you aro caught.  How can I? Oh. come:" She held  out her hands pleadingly toward Garson, and her voice dropped to he-  seeching." ''.Toe, Joe. you must get  away from this house at once, all of  you!    Joe, make them go."  "It's too late," was the stern answer. "We're here now, and we'll  stay till the business is done."  "Joe. for my sake'"  "I can't quit now until we've got  what we came here after." he declared roughly.  "Bnvo    liii'tt   _>���������_.    u\v'i>v*      'PleHpe,   oil.  please, Joe, for God's sake!" Her tone  was a sob.  *Tm   going   to   see   this     through,"  [said Garson doggedly.  I     With a gesture of despair she .turn  Danish Small Holdings  An  .Example of  lished   by  lu   Denmark  families   make  said  1-imsel  crept  o_.  he  in-  Ho  of  timed that hardly was the door open  before the three men slipped in and  ���������stood mute and motionless iu the hall  while Garson rt. fastened the doors.  Then Garson walked quickly back to  the library. I'eh.iud him, with steps $is  noiseless as his own, came the three  men.  When ail-were gathered in the library Garson "shut the " lull! door,  touched the button in the wall beside  it. and the chandelier threw ils radiant  light   on  the  group.  Griggs was in evening clothes, seeming a very elegant young* gentleman,  indeed, but liis two companions were  of grosser typ? as  far as appearance  !.������������������������     v\'l-..r>l-  she. had entered.  ���������-.-.������������������v**"--..������     .-,,>-*?������������������������     -���������,-. **     _"���������������.* _*> i--���������,���������������������     ,..i!/l     t-"lt ���������> v--_  .LWU     1.4111   l.     r������*-'������ ���������.uiiov.ii.     ci****.*.     r>������* *.* * ������-  "You might be caught."     ,  -  'And if 1 were," -Mary demanded in  Hash of indignation, "do you  think.  | I'd tell?"  I "Of course uot. Mary. 1 know you.  i You would go up for life first. Just  1 the same, you can't, fake any chances.  ! We'll all get away in a minute and  'you'll come with us," He turned to  j the men and spoke with swift anthor-  lity'  !     "Come," he said to Dacey, "you get  j to the light switch there by the hall  j door.    If you hear ma snap my ting-  ��������� ers, turn ;eni oft.    Understand?"  (To be Continued)  ..,=.-���������_:--,���������' f  lOI*  Hi at i  suddenly  her life.  She had taken  become   the   chief  thing  in  it for grante  _. ?.  tiiat ne I  ~ i  i.tf*-������. V *_:      i_i_i       ill*.'-'*       tttz v tluiS      t_   j  know that her marriage to him was j  only a device to bring shame ou his 1  father. Instead he loved her. That i  tact   seemed   the   secret   of   her   dis-  What Can bd Accotnp-  Intensive   Farm-.  ���������net's,550  men   and   their  a   comfortable   living  ion a farm about five or nix acres. Out  of 150,000 separate holdings 188,000 do  i not exceed  eleven acres.    More than  .one-third  of  the  people  in  rural  dis-  Uriets   get   their    living  on   farms   of  i eleven acres or less, one-fifth of them  j on farms of -live, or six acres.  !     This is made possible by education  (and co-operation.    Sixteen per cent of  j the men and women engaged in-agri-  i culture  in Denmark,  between 20 and  50 years of age, have passed through  high school.    There are 1,100 Danish  co-operative     dairy     companies   with  lfiO.000   members.     There   are  40   cooperative bacon factories with 100,000  members,   and   in   1907     there     were  1,800,000  pigs    slaughtered    in   these  factories.   There are eight egg exporting societies with 70,000 members and  they  export  some   110,000,000  eggs  a  year. ���������     *  Between 1890 and 1005 the population of the country increased by about  20 per cent, but in the same time the  exports of agricultural products more [  than doubled, amounting in the latter j  year to $1.00,000,000. " In 25 years the  area in permanent pasture in the United Kingdom increased- hy 20 per cent.  In Denmark old pastures have been  broken up, and about the only grass  land is that which is too poor or wet to  be cultivated.  "Ah  see yo'  is housecleaniii',"  .Mrs. Snow 'White.-       ���������       ���������  "Yes,"   replied   Mrs.   Mtersh   Green,  ������"#Trt^������      ���������������������      ti^f li .������-i '      tit-..- i">i rf-vt t-J ti ' '*h*!1TrT-r4  **\Sj JO IIULOIU AUIV _livyr___. l,U4.1������0������3  'round once in awhile. Why I des  come ereross a. pair of slippers under  de bed dat Ah hadn't seen foh five  yeahs."  *_*_<*  !������������������   %s  pa'sssss  More, lie dared  her  heart  that���������that  was   n*on-  -  Here, as  iiot   flush '���������  i  had just  the tele-  the nnm-  tress.  assert    bollly, that    she  Had   he   acted   otherwise  would have been  simple  he loved her���������loved  her still,  though  lie knew the shame that had clouded  her life, knew the motive that had led  ���������her to accept him as n husband. More  ���������by  a sublime  audacity he declared  that she loved him.  There came a thrill in  each time she though'; of  slie loved him. The idea  stroiis, of course, and yet-  always, she broke off. a  blazing  in her cheeks.  Mary Turner was just ready for bed  when "a   note   came   by   a   messenger  who wailed l'or no answer, as lje told  tiie yawning maid.    As .Mary read the  roughly   scrawled   message,   slie   was  caught* in the grip of terror. The man  who   had  saved  her  from  death  had  yielded   to   temptation.     As    he    had  saved her so she must save him. She  hurried  into    the gown  she  put off.    Then  she went to  phone book and searched for  tor of Gilder's  house.  *     *     ������>     *     ���������*-  A. few moments before Mary Turn-1  or received the note from the hands of j  the sleepv maid or.e of tho leaves  of the octagonal window in the library  ot Richard Gilder's town house swung  open under the persuasive influence  of a thin rod of steel, cunningly used,  and .loo Garson stepped conlklenUy  into  ihe  dark  room. i  For  a   space   he   rested   motionless, |  drew out tin ele:*tric: torch and set it ;  flowing.    A  little disk of light  touch-,  ed   here   and   there   about   the   room,,  ir.ivoliing  vory  swiftly  and   in   moth-1  odical   circles.     Satislled   hy   the  sur- >  \t-\, Gars.L.11  cioir,-������������������-.'J  to tie hall  door,  where   ho   lisieiicil   for   any   sound   of!  life    without   and   found   none.     The  door into t'.ie passage tliat led -to tlir* I  .-tore-room   where the iU-l<-(.tiv..s  wait- ; in  c<l   li'-".*.!   i-ngiiueil   ins   Miihine.'siiKo   ;it-  K-i-tio.i.     And   here   again   there   was  naught   to   provoke   liis  mispk-Ioii.  It :���������'..��������� ������������������!):.'1 \o him that cvcryl liiug  uiis i;i roadim'SK l'or the coining of his  .ifcsoflaics. They ivmuined in the  '���������������������������din around the coriicr when'* Ihey  v.a,i������-d  at  n  t 'li-piiont'.  lie Ki.ul-'d  hllil-  weitt ��������� one, Dacey, thin and wiry, with  a ferret face: the othei*. Chicago Red,  a brawny ruffian whose stolid features  nevertheless   exhibited   something   of  half sullen good nature.  ;     "Everything all right so far," Garsoii  I said rapidly.   He turned to Griggs and  pointed  toward  the    heavy  hangings  that, shrouded the octagonal    window.  ; "Are    those the things we want?" he  ! dexnaaded.  j     "Yes,"  was the answer.  !     "We!!, then, we've got to get, busy."  Before he could add a direction he  was halted by a soft fuzzing from the  telephone.    For an instant he hesitated   while   the   others   regarded     him  believe, aud ' j i doubtfully.  loved    him. j     "We've got to take a chance." Gar-  the   matter | son went to the desk and put the re-  ?nough.   But : ceiver to  liis  ear.  There came again the faint tapping  of some one at the other end of the  line, signalling a message in the Morse  code. An expression of blank amazement, whicli grew* in a flash to deep  concern, showed on Carson's face as  he listened tensely.  "Why, this is Mary calling," he  muttered.  "Mary:" Griggs cried.  "Vr_c     n'l.fi'C!    nil  "   ric!r������r_n    inloriirald/l  a moment later as the tapping ceased  for a little. He translated in a loud  whisper as the irregular ticking noise  sounded again.  "J shall be there almost at once. I  am sending this message from the  drug store around the corner. Have  some one open the door for me immediately."  "She's coming over," Griggs cried  incredulously.  "No, I'll stop her," Garson declared firmly.  But when after tapping a few words  the forger paused I'or the reply no  sound  came.  "She   don't   answer!"     ho   exclaimed.  j     "On   her  way  alroridy,"  firings  Hug-  'gestoil.    "I'll  let  her iii."    He drew a  small torch from    the skirt pocket, of  his coat and crossed to the hall door  h  ns Canon nodded  assent.  "God! Why did she liavo to conu.7".  Garson muttered, filled with forebodings. "If anything should go wrong  now!"  Mo turned back toward the door  just as it opened, and Mary darted  into lhe room, with Griggs following  closely at. hor heels.  "Whnl   do yon    want  ho re " he da-  mandod   wiih   peremptory  savugoness  lbs voice, which,was a tone he hnil  never hitherto used in addressing hor.  Thero was only lender pleading in  Mary's voice though her words wore  an arraignment.  "Joe, vou )iod to mc!"  "Tliat can be settled later!" thu  man snnppod. Hin jaw was thrust  forward   obstinnicly,   and   his   (dour  ftWmSUmlmtmyilfjjfM  D{/n  is nil you need to pay for the  best nnd purest Soai> in the world  -"-Sunlight.   The inducements  0\i% rM*P"*l   -wi'l*.*     ������** r++**i *-%.% *\**      *>��������� ^. ���������>..-, /..     ,.  "'   '    *" ���������*-"*      *������������������- ������   ���������**���������-*��������� **���������      VUMIU *W#*      o>W**|#i������    Cilfll"-  f.iol inula; ii|> for ihe fiuariiiuced  purity of Sunlight Sotip.  mmm  g0g2*mjm*mrt  mm)l)mmm\$^^^^^m*rn  IH  ;4_������nttfuiM4>*iMl  Britain*s Supremacy  snd on the  "Riches   liave   wings,  "Yes, and whenever I  they migrate."  they   say."  go after them  A   PROMINENT  NURSE  SPEAKS.  Many Norses it* Canada and Elsewhere Say the Same.  Chatham,   On I,���������"Being   a   nurse   I  have had occasion to uso Dr.  Pierce a  Favorite Prescription quite a lot. I  always recommend  it. to my patients  nnd it lias been a  wonderful help to  many of them. I  never know of a  case where it, failed.  I havo a patient  who is using it  now and # nho is  doing line nince tnk-  inc it. I have  taken it; mvsclf and Rot. tho very beat re-  Bulls. I coiiHider it the bent medicino  tliorf. is to-dnv for women who aro ailing."  ���������Mrh, ICwtii Mooiw, UO I.^okbo Ht.f  Chatham, Ont.  ���������    THAT WEAK BACK  %  Accompanied hy pain hero and there���������  extreme norvouRneM���������sleeplessness���������raay-  j ho faint Bpolls, ehillB or Hpiwma���������all aro  i HigmilB of distress for u woman.   Sho may  i bo growing from girlhood into womanhood  I ��������� piutsing from womanhood to motherhood    or  later  cuITering  durinp; middle  life,  which k-twoa so  many   wrecks  of  women.    At any w all of  IIiobo periods  of a woman's life v.he whould tnlco n tonic  ami-nervine proHeriHod for jur-l, hi.eh crifioii  hy a pliy.-jicinii of vhhI, exporiennc in tho  dif-fiiHOH "from which womi^n aufler.  Dr. Pi.-rw-'B Favoritn, l*rc.*fl(,ription lin������  Bueei'SHfnlly treated more emica in tho pan!,  .r������0 yeai'H llinn any other known remedy.  If r>ntt nr,,,.' l>������ f.���������<rl i\\ fmji.(>r.f������r������fitefl tablet,  form aa well an in tho liquid. tSold hy  mi-diein.. denlciH or trial hox by mud on  receipt of fid eent-a in ntarniia. Wr.  l'ieree, Tnvaliils'' Hotel, Buffalo, N. Y.  Dr. J-ierce's lMeamuit I'cllotw clear the  completion.  Britain, is Supreme in Air  Sea  Discussing the new German Fohlcei*,  Alan H. Hawley, president of the Aero  Club of New York, said:  "This new* German monoplane will  undoubtedly bring out the speedy  French and British biplanes, which  1 understand, have not been used, because of the difficulty of having wide  enough landing grounds for them at"  the theatre of war."  Henry Woodhonse, a governor o'f  the Aero Club, said he had heard  about the "Fokker" class planes of  the Germans, and was surprised that  they had not appeared in the news  despatches before.  "Both the British and French have  machines that can make the same  i speed or more than 160 miles an hour,  but they have not used them extensively because the Germans were not  using ythem, and they are difficult to  handle and trained pilots are scarce.  This new-* development of the Germans  does not mean that they will be supreme in the air, except in Russian  territory, where they have thousands  of aviators to the hundreds of Russians. It takes several thousand aeroplanes and trained aviators to give  supremacy.  "As a matter of fact, the British  navy has been supreme in the air as  well as on the water during the. whole  war. This is largely due to the large  number of 'America' ahd 'super-America' flying boats, made iu this country, which are equipped with two 160-  horsepower motors. More than 3 00  of these great machines and about  500 of the smaller types ��������� have been  delivered to Great Britain during the  last year. One American firm lias  orders for 1,100 more, including some  huge (lying boats, which are veritable  battle cruisers. Several other firms  are constructing large land and water  aeroplanes witii two and more engines."  Gin Pills are acknowledged to have the  largest sale of any proprietary medicine in  Canada���������an achievement solely due to then  remarkable virtue as a Kidney and Bladder  remedy.  But users of Gin Pills have "discovered that  this iiivaiuauic remedy also acts as :: :__i!d  cathartic. Tiie evidcisce of hundreds of letters  we have received est.iblis._es the very logical  fnct that in compounding n medicine to heal  and tune up the Kidneys and Bladder certain  of the ingredients have a slininlatinc effect  upon the other organs, especially the howels.  It i<? important to know, in the case of cbn-  stipated patients, that Gin Tills do notact  harshly on the bowels; there is no griping,  hut a gradual and gentle; restoration ot the  function. Try Gin Pills for cosstipatios. Ia  thus relieving the howels, you safeguard yourself againf-t possible^ Kidney trouble.  Gin Fills are 60c. n box, or f> boxes for 82.50  at your dealer's. A trial 'treatment -will be  sent upon request, to -   16  National Drug &# Chemical Co.  of Canada, Limited, Toronto.  KIDS-JCTS  LITTLE i  KINGS COUNT  Even in a match you should  consider the "Little Things."  the wood���������the composition���������  the   sirikeabiiiiy-���������the   flame.  JM.  TC  are made of strong dry pine  stems, with a secret perfected  composition that guarantees  "Every Match A Light." 65  years of knowing how���������that's  the reason!  All Eddy products  are dependable products���������Always.  ������iu_���������*-   _^������ "ICB  The iiniHMl motor our, wliieh in one  form or anothrr Im:. played an liu-  poilniit   purl   in tin* war, owoh Uh in-  .���������������������������iH'nti    in    \-!������'-|v:i.    Vt>*   I'orcy   M<������r>l.,  now   in   churn''    of the    RiuiiKM'y   ilo-  f.'HCI-*'    Of    1,111.1.11)1  W. N.  U. 10D&  Millions of pottncla  of delicious "Crown  jJrand" Corn Syrup  are sold every year to  mothers, just for the  children.  Tar  rown. Draiiu.  ���������01H SKBDP  Mothcrr, l:no\v Jt i.s practically all nourishment.  They know it is a food���������uuii. -Jrcuuspiciid with,  ''Crown Brand" makes a "well balanced food  thai: Kiistainf. and builds \ip the strength.  Motlicj*!* know, loo, tliat "Crown Unuid" la lln: viosl  economical K,swfrtfuitif;,% for nil nortM of Cntccd, -Pie..,  l'luldiiiga inul Suui:������.*_��������� rmd i_ the whole thiaj.j for deli.  ciom. honiciniidu Cuiuliu_.  ii. aur'-|..u-> whllft Corn flyinp���������ii</t  inv������n* ns ���������". 'rown lirnilil' ~������,'<jiliilly  "I-UA wuiti:  to |n<iiioiiiu'i:<l In I  ClioiLX loc thu ittOlo ttuii iurciniJj initkin-^,  ftsu voun r.nocEn-iN p. *, 10 and en pound Tina..  The Canada 5tavct������ Co., Limit������d. Mont-������m������  _iu____iil__u___ii_|H|||M|||li--IIHIIII" "������������������-'-"���������������  tiMlMlii  mmmmmulmm  m ���������f?.'  4if ���������������*���������,���������(  8-  1/  /"  tTHE llEVIEW. CRESTON B. CL  ���������IWW-^REDJKIIdllTIIS Should ���������ons8rve A3I  Fertilizer Elements  After 2 Years' Useless Treatment.  The healing power of Zam-Bnlc is so  anuch greater than that of other oint-  ���������mente, that it has cured in many,cases  when all other ointments have failed.  One such instjence is that of Mr. Earle  ._!. Gardiner, of Marquis, Sask'.l who  ���������writes: "For ,two years I suffered  ���������with a had attack of salt-rheum on- my  feet. During those'" two years I tried  -every known fremedy? hiit could Hnd  ���������nothing that would cure the disease.  Then I heard of Zam-Buk,>and commenced using it. After the first few.  applications I noticed an . improvement, and' this encouraged me to continue. Although I had suffered for  ���������two years, after only two months'  -treatment with Zam-Buk I aia completely cured."  Zam-Buk is equally good for eczema,.  Ulcers, abscesses, blood-poisoning, piles,  cold sores, chapped hands, chilblains,  (eruption's,- etc. Aj; all drug stores, 50c.  feox, or from Zam-Buk Co., Toronto.  _%way  They  will-.not touch   a  harness treated with  ,<.'  HARNESS  OIL  That is. because  Eureka contains no  vegetable or animal fat.  Keeps your harness  soft,pliab.le,strong.  Dealers Everywhere  THE IMPERIAL  OIL COMPANY  Limited  Branches in aii Cities  Vafuabie Advice, on Means for Sustaining the     Productivity    of  '   *** /the Soil  A recent United States Agricultural  Bulletin says:  "In the unusual conditions existing  in the fertilizer trade, it is important  that all fertilizing materials on tho  farm, especially those containing potash, should he conserved. - The, fertilizer ingredients already existing in  the soil should be utilized and developed-to the fullest extent. A great  deal can be accomplished in this direction by.deep ploughing, constant cultivation, and thoi-quglr tillage. There  should he a proper system of rotation.  Especially where one crop lias been  grown for several years, a different  one should be planted this year. Green  manures and cover crops should be  used, as much as possible in their  proper rotation.  "Of the organic substances, manure,  both solid and liquid, is the most important and should be utilized Wherever possible. All material of an organic nature, such as leaves and bedding of various sorts, should be composted and the' compost applied to the  soil. Special attention should be  given also to the conservation of wood  ashes. Depending on the character of  the wood, they contain potash in  quantities varying ordinarily from 3  to 10 ..per cent. All .tree trimmings,  brush cuttings, etc., sliould be burned  and the  ashes, therefrom utilized.  "The application of lime to many  soils is of undoubted benefit. Though  the*' availability of the fertilizing elements in the soil may not be greatly  increase'd by its use, the resultingj  improvement in physical and bacterial  conditions may increase considerably  the  productiveness  of the soil."  cause headache, biliousness,  constipation, impure blood  and other unpleasant symptoms. If these troubles are  ^neglected they weaken the  body and open the'way for  serious illness. Many chronic  diseases may be traced back  to indigestion that could  have teen immediately  IS  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.  Beef and Dairying in the U. S.  In the United States there was, in  the five years ending with 1914, a  steady decline in the number of cattle  other than milch cows. The total  decline for the five years was nearly  6,000,000 head. During the same-time  the number of dairy cattle remained  about stationary. In the last year,  however, cattle, other than milch  cows, showed an increase of over  2,300,000, while milkers have increased by less than half that number. Iir  the United States as well as here the  ���������drift is from dairying to the beef end  ���������ah excellent reason for staying with  the former.  Thousands of mothers can testify  to the virtue of Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator, because they know-  from experience how useful it is.  __���������<__&!_i_c_i^_"_Sk_rS   B"_.sy  S@U-C?V **?-%������ -.** j  Beecham's Pills. This well-  known home remedy has  proven itself dependable, safe  and speedy during sixty years'  use. The fame of having a  larger sale than any other medicine in the world proves the  dependable, remedial value of  '    The 12,000 or 3 5,000 factories that,  arortrrl ine; tn T .r*vr\  Td'tehpT or   oro tii>-n. J  ing out  munitions    for' six    million *  soldiers  in  the  -.spring, the  five mil-!  lions of pounds sterling'that England j  spends   daily   without  visible   effort:  this is  England's  force;   hitherto Ave  have *felt it as latent   and diffused;  now it is being transformed, day by  day,  into  energy that is  actual  and  real  and  disciplined    for  Lindsay Post.  and  combat.���������  Minard's Liniment Cures Garget in  Cows.  Excited Lady���������Why don't you interfere to stop that dog fight? "  Bystander���������I was just a-goin' to,  mum, but ydu kin calm y'r fears now.  My dog is on top at last, mum. ,  it l*r���������e������t Safo of Any Medicine in the World*  I i Sold Everywhere.   In boxes, 25 cent*.  Voluntaryism Not a failure  '���������'The plain fact is this," says lho  N'a.tion, "that while Germany cannot  put moro than from 10.7 per cent to  11.4 por cent of hor population into  tho field, and France only about 10.0  por cent, we, without conscription,  have had 14,2 per cent of the mule  nopulntlnn of military itgca spontaneously ofl'oring thoir services." This  la a fact which hinlory will remember. It Is a (lenunuitrutable teaching of.  history thnt llttlo over 10 por cent of  tho total population can ever ho pluced  In the ili?l(f.  Constipation    -  VainisEes Forever  Prompt Relief'-'Permanent Cute  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS never  fail.   Purely vcfirt  able���������act aurelv  but ncoily  die. fiver.  Stop after  dinner  ���������dislresj���������  ciueiiitli*1  ii_������l_oi���������������iniprove  the complexion���������hrigliteii  woeyej. Small Pill, Small Dose, Small I'tk*.  ���������Genuine mujtbcnr Signature  -****1 '* mi.,-���������������������������*���������  Warts are disfigurements tliat disappear when treated with Holloway's  Corn Cure.  There is a high infant mortality in  China. The English authorities in  Hongkong have endeavored to keep  statistics, and the results indicate that  only 72 Chinese children iii 1,000 survive tho first year.  KEEP LITTLE ONES  WELLI_N WINTER  Winter is a dangerous' season for  the little ones. Tlio days are so  changeable���������ouo bight, the n������xt cold  and stormy, that tlio mother Is afraid  to tako the children out for the frooh  air and exorclso they need so much.  In consequence they aro ofton cooped  up In overheated, badly ventilated  rooms and are aoon seized with colds  or grippe, What is needed to keep  tho Utile ones woll i_i Hujiy's Own  Tablets. They will regulate tho  stomach and bowels and drive out  colds nnd hy thoir uso tlio hahy will  ho ublo lo get over tho winter soason  In perfect safety. Tho Tablets aro  Bold by medicine denim'.) or by nuitl  nt 2i������ conU. n -box from The Dr.  William.:' Medicine Cu��������� Brockville,  Ont.  "CircuinstancfiH ji.ll.er crises," snlrt  thu lawyer gruvoly.  "Vop," na'ld tho client, "nut in my  f.nno It's tho elrenmstanoofi that J'm  hiring you lo alter.'1  A Corrector of Pulmonary Troubles  ---Many testimonial* could he present-  od allowing tho great'efficacy of Dr,  ThnuiaH' Hcleetrle Oil In curing din-  ordorrt of tho respiratory proccKHi-H,  hut the befit ...R.imot.h.l In experience  nnd tin'. Oil in voconunoiulod to all  who .iuff.,>r from thou*, dl'iordem with  tin. .���������orliilnty thai ihoy will llnd relief.  It wll nlliiy Inth-nimatloii In the bronchial tube;! as im oilier nreniiri'Mnt*  can.  [QHN BROWN owns a pro3pes������ufl grocery storeiaathriving Canadian  1 town. He _3 a live mer-  chant and attributes  much of his success to his  noVel methods of creating  Interest in his store.  Recently-, he took several  lines of his regular goods,  rut them under cover in  coxes and barrels, and  wrote the name of each article on the outside. Only ha  mixed up the letters in each  name so that instead of  spelling tiie right name of  the article, it spelled something different altogether.  jFor instance box 9 contains  Raisin? jhut Mr. Brown  jumbled Ahe letters_ in .the  V.'ords Raisins Uui.il tliey  read ' 'Si Rains."    Then ha  rubbed the word apples oS  the apple barrel, and jumbled the letters in  that name until they read  "Plea Pa," bb you see oa  barrel 11.     (  **   ���������  Fourteen Haw of goods sn  Mr. Brown's store were displayed this way, and a  prize was given to any customer "who could place an  .order for all fourteen and  "tell the number of the boa  each, waa in. Little Mary  -went to Brown's store to  make her purchase-,  guessed all the names cos>  rectly and won the prisa  (cv \ ~" Can you do as weii?  ^_\ Two of the names art  ^Ij 1 already given to vou ������_a  ��������� " start you -right.    What art  the other twelve?  1916 Five Passenger Ford Touring Car.   Value $530.00  CLEVER    READERS       OF    THIS    PAPER  sending the best correct or nearest correct eeta of aaswera can nhare ta  the distribution of  Thousands of  Dollars  Worth of  MAGNIFICENT  j_. i-x.__._t_._e_o  SECOND PRIZE  -*I&n_som<. Sherlock-Manning  Piano���������Value $450.00  Including this 1916 Ford Touring Car, $450.00 Upright Piano; $75.00  Columbia Grafonola. $50.00 Clare Bros. Hi_hOven Range. 1916 Cleveland Bicycle, Genuine Singer Sewing Machine, $35.00 Kitchen Cabinet,  Genuine \Valtha_s Men's and Ladies' Watches, English Dinner and Tea  Sets, Roecr'aSHverware.and a host of other grand prizes too numerous to  mentionhere. Blfi Illustrated Prize List will be mailed to v������u direct.  Grafonola  THIS CONTEST   IS ABSOLUTELY FREE OF EXPENSE ~  If your answers gain 129 points yois-will win First Prize'  ' A FEW HINTS.���������rThe goods mentioned under-each cf the fourteen numbers, are staple  lines such as are to be found ia every grocery atore and In regular use In every home. No  trade-mark names or products of any particular firm or manufacturer are given,���������just th������  regular name of each product or article. A good nlari Is to write down the names o* all the  things usually found in a grocery store and use the list as your guide. Be careful, because  Mr. Browa was clever, and sometimes lie made two or three words, and even more out of a name.  The Judge- wiii award the prizes 'a this contest, according to the points gained by each  entry, and we will fully advise you of the methcd.'when your answer la received. For Instance,  00 points can be gained by sending a correct answer to each of this twelve names you can guess,  there are ten point s given for general neatuess, ten for style, spelling, punctuation, etc., and when  you qualify, 40 points additional can be gained. Take lots of time to puzzle out your answer,  be neat and careful, and you can win a good prize.  THE OBJECT OF THE CONTEST.���������Every loyal Canadian will approve of the object of  thi9 great contest. Frankly, it ia to advertise and introduce Everywoman's WoRLD.'Canada's  greatest magazine, to hundreds of new home,-, whicli should know that a magazine of eucli  excellence and real worth la being"published right here In Canada by Canadians for Canadians;  You can help us to do this, when you enter the contest, but you do not have to be a Bub3criber  nor are you asked or expected to take the magazine or spend a single penny in order,to compete  . and win the touring car or one of the other marjni-icent prizes.  Ever-Woman's \Voni__- it now the established favorite in more than 80.000 of Canada's  best homes.. Thounh that is the greatest circulation ever attained by any Canadian magazine,  it doesn't satisfy us.   Our motto Is "Everywoman's V/orld In Eyerywoman'a Honae."  Hundreds of Canadian homes which may not know it now, will v/cicorae this handsome, interesting, up-to-the-minute magazine, and once St Is Introduced they will want it every month.  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Different mombersof a family may compote, but only ono pnio -will bo awarded or readers of KV-BXWflSfi:-'s V.\jri__i_, nor aro  iu any oa-family or household.     m ,     , ���������   .    .   .    they asked to subBorlbo or buy anything In  7 Jud-llnit will be dona hy three Toronto gentlemen, having no connection -rrhat. a-trardinfl tho prices, the JudRos will bav������ bo  Dvarvltb thiH firm. 1'rlees will beuwarded aooordlnd to the number of polnttf Rained Hnowlodgo of w|iother the entry comes from  oa ������������*������ oatry; ������20 polulx, which is the maximum, wilt, tako first prue. Points wlU ben sabsori bor or not.  4th  PRIZE  Clare Srtfs. Fsesoiss  High Oven Range  5J<_>  SIXTH PRIZB  I9i6 SiodeS Citfveiand  Bicycle  lUUUi  FIFTH PRIZE  Famou-i Sfojjer Scwm<������  Machine  ESP  ������*o  SEVENTH PRIZE  MdUniflcent Ideal Kitctawt  CafeJnst  Address your replica to ths CONTEST BD2TOR, EVERY WOMAN'S WORLD  ^Continental Publishing Go., Limited, 151 Continental Bldg., Toronto, Ont,  Britain has the biggest hospital ship  in tho world. Slie is the new 48,000-  ton liner Britainnic, which was built  at Belfast for the White Star Line.  As soon as completed she was taken  over by the Admiralty, towed to Liverpool and converted into a hospital  ship. The Mauretania and Aqultania  are also being' used for hospital service.  Strangled With Asthsna Is the only  expression that poems to convey what  is endured from an attack of this  trouble. Tho relief from Dr. .T. D,  Kellogg's Asthma Hexuedy is beyond  measure. Where all was suffering  tliere conies comfort and rest. Breathing becomes normal and tho bronchial  tubes completly cleared. This ���������unequalled remedy Is worLh many times  its price to all who use it.  "When King George was Prince of  Wales he visited a school in India.  Tho pupils had been drilled into the  propriety of saying "your 'royal highness" should the Prince speak to  them; nnd when he said to a bright-  oyod lad, pointing to a prismatic compass, "What is this?" the youngster  all in a flu Iter, replied "Please, sir,  I(,'h a royul coiiipurJH, your prismatic  highness."  Complaint Against Canadians  Archdeacon Madden of Liverpool,  who died recently after a very short  illness, says the Canadian Associated  Press, was always fond of relating his  Canadian experiences. Of the Canadians he made one complaint that  they would uot respond to the humorous side of his speeches. He invited  them to encourage hi in with a little  applause, or even groans, but th*������y  sat stolid. Even one night when the.  speeches were long, and the evening-  late, and the chairman gave out ns  tho closing hymn, "The Morning Light  is Breaking," no one smiled.  One day lie was strap-hanging in a  Liverpool tram whon he heard eloso  by certain mutterings and perceived  a strong smell of Scotch. Then up  rose a ^ig workingman, steadying  himself for ono minute, ho glared  round on the passengers, saying "Am  f the only religious layman in tho car?  Merc Archdeacon, take jny scat."  PERFECTION RAZOR PASTE  Will sli.upt.il your Razor ncttcr ami Onlc'cr***  tlian wm _.<_ <.oip iu ;lliy other way. Lasts a  LlfQtinis. Sat .sl'nction g-iui rati teed or money  refuiiaeil post five 25 Cents. ronv Razor  Btio;.._ 78 Conts. o. K. stiou* $1.SO-Best  CWmlo.���������Canada Hono Co.. Vaw.uiesu. Mmii-  tobu, Cuiiuda.  Minard's  theria.  Liniment     Cures     Diph-  AGENTS  Wanted in every town and village  to take orders for the best Made-to-  Measure    Clothing  in  Oauuda.    uood  commissions.    Maguiliccnt Samples.  CROWN TAILORING CO.,  535 College Street - Toronto  W. N. U. 10l)g  S-'irtit   To ty   (wniiin;-; io  pick   olV  a (Joi'inuu patrol) tn hlu jm! Tlmy'd  ought to Loon 'ovo afore now, TU11--J  do 'opo us iiotliluk'u 'npni'iif-.l i-_ i..������..ni  TQOWYcnra  are imdersize, ttnder-tveight  with pinched faceo and poor blood; they  do uot complain but appetite lags, they  have no ambition and do uot prog-rcno.  iioiuishiueut iu Scott'* Etmthion above  everything else; iu pure cod liver oil contains nature's own blood-forming-, flesh-  building fats which quickly show in rouy  checki, bftter appetiif, firm flesh and  sturdy frame,-..  If your children are languid, tired  when iinliitf catch cold eunily or find  their fitndii-s diflicnli, give them Scott'*  Ctittiiuivn; it ������ii|)plii-:i UlC very fond rif.  ineiit"* Unit flirir iijr.te 111,1 lack.  Scott'tf-lEmuhinn *"--������nt;iitj'i uo h.ti'uifiu  druKii and u no good tor giowing children  It's a pity Ui kci-p it /10m them.  The Scotch Again. .^  "What ou earth uro you doingV"  tk.iniinded tho inilignant dinlng-i'iu'  conductor to the novico waiter; -"serving soup on ii straight track? AV'iy  don't you wait till we strike u curve?  'Vou don't know tlio llrst principles of  railroading."  _-.���������_-��������������� t***mit*,t***fu imi 11 i.i    mn  Slie���������Vr.d don't you -j,o in for sport  of any kind?  lie���������Uh, yjias, don't yer know, I'm   passionately fond of dominoes.  Tommy   (on   short   leave   from   the  Pvr\������\f    .I.ir*.1  .���������J...'."'-.1U      I'll!.] I  J:i_  saw anything like these bloomln* (Jor-  inan.'i l'or gettln' information, All'. Now  'inv did'tliey know we was 'oiuc':  At n cerlnIn bnH.. In Fi'iiiien Ir; what  Tommy Atl'inu calls "Cnl mid Dog  floino" a Y. M. C. A. Hut, tho cast of  erecting which wnn defrayed from  contributions colledcd hy household  pets, In HUM!, ca.K'H bv iiie.ins of nil-  ieciing boxes hung from their n.-el-.n,  Tiie roil-iuonileil Anievlmu'i nf the  West do not Jiellevi* lho Tailed SI a ten  Hhnnld be n rag floll aiiKUl^ I lie ;m-  tions of tlio world. Tliey uro not I leil  uiu uoi Aiiic-icana."���������Kunu-iu City -itar.  CLIFTON CLOTHES  are high-class, well-made, and perfect  lltting. All ordered clothing mode to  measure. Agents wanted iu every town  The Clifton Tailors, Limited  20 Maytrr St., Toronto, Out.  **NEL>     flranulntcd Eyelids,  Lyo.i inflamad by ovposisr-  to Cold Winds ond Dust  ������7__rC 9Lu'c'cly relieved by Murino  ,Yft-*>Kyt" llcmody. _N������ Smnrt-  ing, juot lOyo Comfort. At Your Dniggiat.s'  SOciiorlilottlo.MurinoEyeSiilvoinTubes^-..  For Hook of tho Eyo Freo write  Murino Evo N������im������t<y CorupaHy, Ctilc������������tf  White Phoaplioruo Matches  ITon. T. V,'. (brothers, miniHter nf  labor, ha������ given notieo nf a bill to  uiucnil the white phosphorus matches  act. -The amendment will extend for  six mon I Iih from .Ian. 1 of thia year  lho lime allowed during' which tlu������  Whito phosphorn-. ninlehe^ ie:*v l;.-  nuiii ami for one year the time during  whicli they may lie legally te-ed. I'n-  dev the leglnlatldu of tie* henHion of  l!������i:5 tho manufiieture of while pho-i  I'lhortm ni!itehen wnn pi'olilhiir������il ni'ler  .'kmunry I, l!i|."i, and (lie t^ule jil'ler  January I, 10I.S. ll win. found Uim  ,:uiiohl<-i.iJile iiloekn of lliewe lluiLohe.-i  ivi'i'i. til III on liuiiil at (he ii.'j'.inniug  of UiIh yeiir, nnd  h  in ileemei) reiiHon-  lilile   l<������   lllliiW   iiii'vi'lmul"   '<.   !(���������)'.*,;���������..*;���������   ;,, ;���������  lod  of  niv   nioiillih.  ������<>  gef   rid  of their  BtOl'Uil.  *���������_*%_���������������_������������������������.  and wrllo for fr������������ bool������ ���������������>��������� cl lri,liiiiuiiiul*.  m  >.-._> I M U t li., UlMITIJ  in f:,,,,~  ij*Mrti������w*w������kwW<hiw _^**j������-^i_?~���������-^_~^������-_-.-������___-_  Wi.-U_-a__ri3_������^S_-i_45:  THE CRESTON REVIEW  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription : $2 & year in advance :  $2.50 to United State's points.  C. P. Hates. Owner and Editor.  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, MAR. 17  @������ M  The Review's estimate ot* the;  probable cost of moving the Kootenay River ferry to its proposed new  location, and doing the necessary  grading for the approaches to it on  either river bank, has been getting  some little attention this week, and  it is satisfactory to know that in  almost every case onr figures are  well on the safe side, particularly  were the -work done by contract���������  one gentleman, not in the habit of  working    for     pleasure     entirely,  to say nothing of the innumerable  back yard gardens and vacant lot  cultivation, it becomes at once  apparent that the prairie people  can supply most of their vegetable  needs fairly satisfactorily from the  home town growers.  While   it  may  seem  arbitrary,  and possibly contrary to the  constitution   of the  Union,   to  make  such' a  move,   at least   no   harm  could cuine of doing some educational work along this line.    If during  tho greater part of the season local  ranchers cannot compete   with the  prairie growers on certain   c������asscs  of  vegetables the sooner   we quit  trying to beat   fche othor fellow At  his own game  (to  say   nothing of  the freight and his  cheaper land)  the better for all concerned.    Tliere  are plenty  of  lines  on  which our  prairie   competitor   is   not   to   be  feared and this year is   none   too  certainty of a stern reality of the  "fight or pay" (or both) maxim  being brought'much closer   home.  stating he would be tempted to do ^^ to <*iseover which lines  to go  I heavy ou and whieh to shy often���������  except for very early trade.  tins is the <iay of specialising m  - * "<      m t     i������ _B������.-"_."__-_  tne wnoi** juo _._-r <������.-_.v.������J.  To   offset  any satisfaction   that  mav   accrue from this  still   lower  figuring of the cost of the ferry's a11 walks of lifa The Vall������y 1S  removal, we now have a fairly well efficiently widely cultivated to  authenticated reoort that work j determine what each particular  will commence at an early date to j section can grow to advantage,  grade and otherwise improve the j  road between the Goat River bridge .  I, fflQi mBBSBSBBSBiSm  The   very   latest   in    provincial  politics is  that Premier Bowser   is j  about to resign the  leadership  of |  the party, and will bo succeeded by j  Mr. Ebberts,   the   present  speaker  of the legislature  On the face of it fcho story looks  preposterous and would get no  oredence by The Review wore it  not for the faofc that in last week's  issues the Kaslo Kootenaian and  Cranbrook Herald, papers with  Gonsorvat .iveleanings, both featured  editorials that had all the earmarks of feelers as to the party's  candid opinion of Mr. Bowser's  leadership.  The Kootenaian made no b* nes  about its feelings towards the  premier's blundering boss rule and  its inevitable consequence  if   con-  rO-MORROW���������Bananas,  Rhubarb  i i  -i    - li i  i   ���������__���������_-_-��������� i   nr       ii.       i _       - " - .  ���������   i i  - .     . i    ' ' -        -i     - ii ���������- -       -     '        '.   ' -���������    ���������- -*    ���������  Radishes, Lettuce, Green Onions  Whole Roast Goifee 40c lb.  Roman Meal 30c pkg.  Tea 40c lb.���������  i>, ivt least, the demand will  heav-T  a ri/1  ������_.V _ & -v. _  for  the  and fche present ferry landing*.at aP\   t * I particularly  any w ii ere   irv������_n ; - " . .  \ study of last year's   prices and sale  cost esumate-a   at  $1,000 to $2,500.  In %'iew of the deputv   minister's  assurance that   finance* is  limited i therefore,   prove  *q*-.--,-_f.i������  be   about  as   ._.=._ ������j.  same lines   as  in 1916,   we think,  for     vegetables.    A  nil  i no  Herald  .T^.f\mtr^  1IAV/1 V5  turned.  discreet. It is a question of the  premier's personal honor with them  ���������tho Kitsalino Indian reserve  deal awaking its suspicions.  the  vv uno  unci 6  ���������-������������rMf_ li of  "*-������������" '������������������������������������fcj  of the lines we have  cited  should,  both   interesting  and that only such works, as are of \ and Potable,  outstanding necessity will be under- ! - ,,.  taken, this matter of overhauling  the present roadway to the ferry  sounds prepasterous, especially  when the moving of fche ferry  would obviate this expense, and  provide a road which, in its present  Recruiting Slackens  condition, would,, month in and  month out, be almost equal to the  proposed new bit of turn piking���������  and we are not unmindful of the  fact, since the putting in of  that stretch of trestle sidewalk up  Victoria Avenue, the term "works  of necessity" is open to a very  broad interpretation.  However, in view of the inglorious success of the government  candidates in the recent Vancouver  and Victoria bye-elections, . it is  hardly likely the department, in  such a critical time, would so flaunt  public opinion, as expressed in the  petition asking for the ferry's  removal, as to undertake this new  roadmaking without first, of all  making some pretence at impartial  enquiry into the matter prayed for  by the petitioners. The government's life is too uncertain to go on  with any such hazardous undertaking at this juncture.  iSSS Vegetables  If not too late in tho season and  the gentlemen comprising the committee on drafting recommendations for the "packing and shipping  of produce offered for salp in 1010"  arc not unwilling, it seems to The  Review that the Fruit Growers  Union might find it worth while to  continue tho labors of this committee in the direction of recommending what vegetables the  Union will handle this year.  We cannot help thinking that  for other than tho early Reason  trad*? this: year will not ho any  jho-'o profitable than 1015 for ouch  lines as cabbages, green peas, beets,  carrots,   lettuce,     radishes,     green  hi th*** easy-money days on tho  prairie vegetable (Mill ure got very  little attention and the limited  qtiaiitity of garden truel*. local  growers had to Hell -.vuh quite readily    diiipo.'.cd    'ii'.       Now,    however,  that lhe !l'"e.'nsilv   of keeping down  the high cost of living is i.o prc.;;i-  111,4, aii-l ...lie....! ������������������:������������������;< lli.-.? ... lhe  larger centrc-H truck tanning is  very prevalent     nnd even   in smull-  ��������� ���������I* pl.teir.s  1 he  t   lllIMM" lilv     -llio     n  Although the recruiting officer  of the 225th Battalion was in  Creston for six and a half days last  week not a single (or married)  citizen offered for overseas service.  The same state of affairs exactly  prevailed in Cranbrook.  During 19L6 British Columbia is  expected to enroll 36,000 men for  Canada's fighting forces���������or about  700 a week. If all other provincial  points are as unfortunate as this���������  well, it wont be long before- the  militia authorities, as well as citizens generally, begin-to realize that  something's got to be done or something's going to happen.  And already there be those who  do not hesitate to say that there  are but two alternatives: Some  sort of conscription or better financial arrangmeuts so that active  service will look more attractive to  business men.  J. H. Burnham, M.P. (Peterboro)  has called the government's attention to the better pay phase. He  asks that the soldiers' pay be  placed somewhere near what the  recruit has previously earned at  his trade, that the lives of soldiers  be insured, and that fcho soldiers  compensation in case of wounds  or sickness be placed on a par with  what ho would get under workmen's compensation.  While rather definite assurance  has been giynn by Premier Borden  that there will bo no conscription  in Canada, if tho need should ariso  tlio compulsion can be immediately  point vhafc opposition criticism is  very largely of Mr. Bowser's  actions���������party government being  almost non-existent, or so pere-  meated with fche Bowser bacilli as  to be hardly worth the calling by  any other name ���������the parfcy allowed  fche Premier the- free hand and they  must siukor swim with him.  Manitoba Conservatives tried  indentically the same tactics  government supporters are alleged  to favor in B.C., and failed miserably���������and in Sir James Aikens  they had a leader of considerable  more prestige than speaker Ebberts  is accused of having.  laek  These are three "specials" from our Grocery Department  that come to us offhand. If you are not buying your  Groceries at this store we invite you .to try us out on any  one, or all three, of these lines.  We are satisfied when their quality is considered you  will admit you never got so good value elsewhere even at  somewhat higher prices.  We also feel sure that our various other lines of  Groceries will give you .equal satisfaction, both in quality  and price. J .*  *4 xro*������'ri.mn'   x%~.    i-ViCi    Z-������.ntf\4~l.Cxft%T  juroijwiiug   i ax   uiiv  "J_*ri._*^.v_.: V  line has been hoiui'ht with  ���������a view to enabling customers to keap down th3 high cost  of living, and if you can rely on the word of our many  satisfied patrons we have done this without in any way  affecting the excellence of the goods handled.  Try  us  with your  next  Grocery order.    We  will  cheerfully refund your money if goods are not as stated.  It seems to The Review the  Conservatives have nothing to  gain and everything to lose iu  making Mr. Bowser the party  goat. The premier has outlined  and is determined to give effect to  a policy that should return any  government to power provided the  right class of candidates are placed  in nomination to enforce, and in  the whole people's interests enact,  those measures, if placed in charge  of public affairs.  Instead of casting around   for a  new leader if the party   will  overhaul its nominees,   discarding  the  Mackaysand Macleans, theHunters  and Cavens, and get some  real red  blooded candidates, who have some  reputation for ability to thimk and  the nerve to give utterance to their  reflections  even   to   boss   Bowser,  instead of the consideroble galaxy of  mere voting jackanapes  who  now  draw sessional indemnity at Victoria  if tho day cannot be saved  at least  the  nuclons  of  a  real  opposition  will be  assured���������something  to  be  devoutly wished i'or by tho country  as   well   aa both   the   contending  parties.  ������  A.  General Merchant  Creston  Affirmative Side  Season's Debate  Subject: Resolved, "That Socialism  unaided by Religion cannot cure  present day evils."  By R. Boadwat.  As the writer on the negative side  has mentioned the Jewish Teacher, or  Christ, I take pleasure in doing the  sa������n������?'  The measurementof things in the  natural world is by some legally-  adopted standard of measure. Por  geographical measurements the mile  is the standard. For shorter distances  the foot, and for measuring manufactured goods the yard is used; for  fully to this standard a man come*-- to  perfection, as St. Paul says, "Unto a  perfect man, unto the measure of the  stature of the fullness of Christ." Let  us upon a few points measure' Chi isi.  and by comparing ourselves with H;m  we can know what is our own measure.  Christ's fidelity to truth and right  was unassailable. His integrity was"  absolute. His obedience to law was  complete. He did not follow His own  will, nor yield to the inclinations of  the flesh, but obeyed in His actions  and His teachings the councils of God,  which has been revealed in 'the scriptures and which has been made known  to Him by the direct revelation of the  divine will in meeting the tempter.  He was quick to take his stand by  what "is written," not once but many  times. When temptation was offered  Jesus rebuked his adversary with  the  Since its incorporation us a city  twenty-three years ago, Kaslo has had  thirteen    different    mayors.    R.    F.  ,.   ���������     . , , . ��������� Green, M.P., had the honor of being  applied without the passing  of an  tho m,flt. Imi,ym._ttmi au0 wliore he is  weights   the   pound,  or the ton; foi  monetary   values   the pound   or the I words  "It is   written."   To him the,  mark ov the franc, or the dollar.    So I word of God was all that God designed  act of parliament.  As most Canadians know, the  male population of thu Dominion  can be called out for defcuco purposes at any time the government  thinks it advisable. What exactly  is meant by ''defence purposes" is  not clear, but an eminent lawyer  in the East Miys that so long as  Canada remains a part of the  British Empire "defence of Canada"  might mean���������as it actually does  mean today��������� defending it on a  foreign shore.  While each view seems a hit out  of harmony with thorn, highly  patriotic <.oiK.'.|"i.io.iH wo m.i tu .������,_-  way* held of thm war, particularly,  an awkward situation is about to  be faced, villi little   or no time for  *    '                                       1        4 i  i - .-v | n i 11 ��������� 11 i ��������� > > < ��������� C,    '������������������>������������������   lt is with all other natural things,  and oven immaterial "space and time  have boon units of measurement.  But what is tho measurement of  men? Wo do not mean tho physical  until, for he is measured by the foot or  pound. Man is more than physical,  and there are various standards by  which he is measured. In the financial world he is measured by his ability  to successfully handle and accumulate  wealth. In tlio professional life by the  success of his practice. In the educational by his proficiency in teaching,  and oo alno in other lines. Rut in  these things the standard of measurement is varied and Indefinite, and he  Is judged by an average of the personal standards of his associates in the  same professions.  But how are we to measure a man's  fidelity to truth, his love, his justice,  hit.    Vulwr   .mil   ..ovm*.������������(*���������.   and   im our  standard of measurement for him to  bo fche varied and unstable standard  of other man ?   There is a standard of  measurement for man's character as  absolute and unchangeable as that used  for his physical form, and  that standard is, of ni.i.e.t.i.ity, the .nunc for every  man.   This standard is the. character  of .Jesus %Jurisi,  woo  whs scio, ������������r (!������������',  The .--.iiu-hvirt .it   Tr..;!,  Grand Forks' liis father, lo -cl before men   tlu*   rule  ami Greenwood have  all   been   iiacon-1 which uhould goyern their liven  here,  vciii.iMid   lately owing  t<> ���������< "horttijj-e   and by whieh Ihey must  be judged in  <* -   '��������� ������������������ ' the  world to come.    Ry   conforming  now.  At Kaslo gentlemen, and others,  who sell wood arc compelled to take  out a. business license. About six of  tke town's merchants have paid up  their license fees tc. date.  At Ferine the Red Cross Workers  have no worries about finance, Tho  Amalgamated Patriotic Fund cIoch al'  the collecting for work in connection  with the. war.  Grand Forks public school pupils  contributed on an average of a, nickel  each to the Patriotic Fund in February.    There arc tl7i. richolarii.  The Columbia River Lumber Co. at  Golden estimates it will employ MOO  men iu its mill and camps for the  balance of ...HI.  it to be, and if Satan had presented a  hundred temptations itwaslikelj' thai  Jesus would have found some appropriate scripture with which to meet  word as His guide not alone when iifo  overy one of them. Ho took tliat  was moving along smoothly but when  the severest storms and trials of temptation beat upon His soul. With thut  word Ho maintained His standing beforo his Father and remained loyal to  truth. Ho never wavered. Ho never  fell short of that character which was  His, because of His divine sonship.  His measure is our measure, and we  oursolvoH may judge ourselves iu this.  Christ was obedient to the law. lie  didn't spend His time in research of  the historical evidence proving whether Moses did or did not write the  five books attributed to him, nor did  Ho stand back and criticize the points  of the law upon which others had ex-  preHKed their doubts, and that) show  their great learning, but He fulfilled  them every one and thus showed His  ohobience, and having showed them  found additional evidence of their  divine origin. When from a sense of  humility and inferiority .lohn the  Baptist held back from baptizing his  I ,������.v-l; I.-miiu diil not enter into a long  discussion of the law nuclei" which  John u-h_'..-.i_ i-���������������'!, .'.'.'.I ('.'iirie ti.������ th--  whole point al, issue  in  one sentence.  |Conliiio������d on l*__f_,\- _,  vmLUfmm*m*tim*x*x^m. I........ .   ������������������������  ....,._.-.-���������������-������������_.   _���������___��������� ;TiH;HS������SESrrON ���������- 'REVIEW  Affirmative Side  ���������reason s  M    - J__!__ H*^.a _  [Continued from Page 4  "Suffer it to be so now for thus  it be-  cometh to fulfill all righteousness."  Jesus loved with a perfect love, with  no thought or desire for praise of men.  He did good to all as opportunity  offered". The sick He healed, the disconsolate were given consolation, as  He loyed He taught others to love, to  "Love thy neighbor as thyself," love  your enemies, bless them that curse  you, do good to them that hate you,  and pray for them that despitefully  use you and persecute you. There is  no mistaking this measure, and it is  easy for every man to measure himself by it; it is the standard-by which  every man will be measured.  He was just in His dealings with  man. .He never oppressed any but  sought the liberation of all, He recognized, however, that sin was the pow  er that enslaved men, and though He  sternly rebuked those  who by their  teachings and actions were helping in-  *| to bondage His attacks were directly  against the sin   itself.   To   fche man  who was denied his rights of inheritance by a treacherous   brother   and  who came to Jesus seeking intervention in his behalf, He said. "Beware of  covetousness, for behold a man's life  consisteth   not  in  the abundance of  the things which he  possesseth."   In  Athis He struck at fche root of the   injustice. The injustices and hypocricies  of the Pharisees were condemned in  no uncertain   terms when Jesus said,  to them, "Woe unto you  Scribes and  Pharisees,   hypocrites,   for   ye    pay  tithes of mint and anise and cummin,  and have omitted the mightier matter  of the    law,   judgment,   mercy   and  faith,"   They had not   been just in  their dealings, notwithstanding they  made very loud professions of religion-  On another dccassion He charged them  with having condemned fche guiltless,  ������____���������_������a?a?& ?t? <���������������_���������������������������-���������������_ Ai4u' CpSa!*  !J-!}?���������������!>_ yi ygiiwyii uiljf. Cl Stilton !S   fffiO*?**'* HJunnrJAi ilinfriivrct  Mill, uindiuiiynjiiiiuGi uidiiiCid  TAKE NOTICE that fche  HOUSE OF QUALITY  ��������� ^ is again on the map as a  Commission House for disposing of fche Fruit &n&  Vegetables from the above  districts.  A.  J_V._V  em*  o4  LINDLEY  CRESTOK, B.C.  Sitraw-hfirrv  WU* UVIWV8 I  JIardy, northern-gro-\yn"~stock  of the following varieties:.  Senator! DuRiap, Parson'sBeaatj,  ~ 6len Mary and Magooii  100 Fiants, postpaid, $1.50  1,000 Plants, f.o.b. here, $6.59  10% (Discount on all orders, with  remittance in full, received  before March 25th  M  ATM,  -#���������>������_���������������������___������������������_  Wigen  Wynndel, p. C.  BSD  Wynndel Box Factory  WYNNDEL, B.C.  _?������������������  MANUFACTUItRB  Boxes and Crates  Rough and Dressed Lumber  and upon sfcill another with haying  devoured widow's houses. Jesus was  above these oppressions and injustices.  He injured no man, dealing fairly and  honorably with those who dealt unjustly with Kim. This is the measure  of man; fche standard to which every  man conform if he would be one with  Christ.  Even those who deny the divinity  of Chi ist freely acknowledge the  purity and virtue of His life. No stain  or suspicion rests upon Him. He liy ed  above reproach and. fcbersby ssfc s.  standard for all men, holding His  teachings in this regard ave the highest set for men, holding., that every  heart should, be kept free from the  thought of evil, and that the harbored  thought of evil alone is sufficient to  stain the soul, This is the measure by  which all men will be measured.  The path of true loye, justice and  mercy, was fche path followed by  Jesus, regardless of the opinion of  men. His course was , so different  from that of His Own household that  His brethe-n thought He was beside  himself. Though he was a Jew he did.  not hesitate to tell"fche Jewish nation  its sins and warn its people of the  judgment to come. In opposition to  the views of the wisest and most  learned of. His people He declared fche  kingdon of God was a spiritual kingdom, and on one .occasion He stated  the*t*t?quirements of the divine law to  His o*5Vh disciples who were following  Him, and ^from thafc time many of:  his disciples went-back and walked no  more with Him." To stand by the  truth even at the cost of losing^ considerable part of His following required a courage that is not common  among men. Jesus openly declared  the sins of His own nation, the  hypocricies of the priests, and the injustices of the ruling classes.  This, then, is what I take for true  religion.   These are but a  few po'nts  that show the  wonderful stature of  Christ.   They are   revealed to us in  His person, and they furnish us with  the true measure by  which. , we may  measure ourselyes.    As  a means   of  developing   these qualities fche Lord  established  His church,  in which he  placed Hi_ chosen officers of apostles,  prophets,   evangelists,    pastors    and  teachers,   with   all   the Rifts of His  spirit, for the perfecting of the saints  for the worl: of the  ministry,, J'or tho  edifying of the body of Christ, "till we  all come in tho unity of the faith and  of the knowledge of the son of God,  unto a perfect man, unto the measure  of the stature of the fulness of Christ."  May   wo  reach  the  fulnoss  of  His  stature.   Thon, may I say, can Socialism get along without tho religion or  help of Jesus Christ ?  It will   require   $18,000   to finance  Fernie schools this year.  At Coleman 141  men  have already  enlisted for /overseas service.  Biairmore trustees pay the board  secretary-treasurer $10 a .month.  .''���������-.- i  . Over 100 men are now employed at  the Continental mine at Port Hill.  The Sloean Record, published at  New Denver, has ceased publication^  Victoria complains because gasoline  is 30 cents a gallon. Its 50 cuts at  Trail.  "Cranbrook merchants are starting  the Wednesday half-holiday the first  of April.  Cranbrook trustees have secured a  janitor for South Ward school at $25  a month.  At Fernie 55 families received aid  from the Patriotic Fund during  February.  Not a solitary. recruit was enrolled  at Cranbrook last week for fche 225th  Battalion.  For February Cranbrook's fire department cost $255, and fche police  force $310.  Toward the close eggs were selling  at 35 cents a dozen at Nelson's Satur-  GET YOUR  Plumbing, Tinning and  General Repair Work  Done  by  W������   _LJ_   _L_-iJLH_. I %v*.  Th* fliiti._r_w_t.ioi)  of  work   w������N  dono  ii '-ir* lou/ afror tho prion Ip foruroHcn  Grand Forks is asked to recruit 250  men for tho new 226th Battalion.  A. B. Watts shipped .a carload of  cattle from Cranbrook to Eastern  Canada-last week.  The Enterprise says practically all  the members of Biairmore Masonic  Lodge have enlisted.  The Cranbrook branch of the P.  Burns Co. is giving $20 a month to  the Patriotic Fund.  Over 50 recruits from Michel and  Fernie have enrolled at the, latter  place with the 225th.  Although February was a short-  month the pay at the Trail smelter  was close to $117,000.  For giving liquor to interdicts John  Williams of Trail was given two  months in Nelson jail.  In a hockey match, on which each  team bet $1,000. Trail beat Phoenix  7-4. at Trail, on Friday.  Trail's qustomes office business for  February is 600 per cent, heavier than  the same month in 1915.  J. N. Dibble has retired as city  scavenger at Trail. $90 a month is  not enough salary for him.  As compared with January the  Bossland school enrolment for February shows an increase of 2.  Rev. G. A, Hackney, who has been  paster of Trail Presbyterian Chinch  for five years, has resigned.  Mayor Butler of Trail will-draw a  salary of $300 this year. The aldermen are paid $5 per meeting.  Trail is the biggest revenue producer for the B.C. Telephone Co., of  all the towns in the Kootenays.  The Columbia Valley Lumber Co.,  at Golden is shipping from 10 to 15  cars of lumber daily at present.  Trail's fire chief has had his salary  raised from $120 to $200. The town  is building a brand new fire hall.  Cranbrook trustees contemplate  purchasing St. Mary's separate school  building for use us a high school.  The P. Burns Co. at Kaslo is installing a swell cold storage plant, which  includes an ice-making machine  The new concentrator being erected  at the Continental mino at Port Hill  will handle 300 tons of ore daily.  possibl  will got  solicitor this  Ah SulirBOBSII  llKAT-lf-l.. iN  !3iorhfiIac<:Rnnt?tandShnft!-  ka d  W * s������ <w *������������������ ***>���������**  Saddle and Harnena  Repairing a Specially  In   order  to  effect  every  economy Cranbrook council  along  without  a  city  yoar.  Knslo ^merchants who do not pay  tholr traders license feo forthwith arc  liable to have to pay up In the small  debts court.  Gnlrinn'H contribution to the Patriotic Fund is at the rate of $5 por  head of the male population over 21  years of age.  iUuvitig i/uueuix iuo an it r-*"������n-_ _.������ u  in Cranbrook's city limits is the .smallest of all Kootenay towns���������200 acres.  Phoenix has 148aot*CH.  Mrs.   KuiiHt,  of   llouvvcll, tells   the  Nelson Ncwh that last year h1i������> rained  450 poondR of tomatoes from 12 planta,  and 300 pouudn   of oucuinbotH   from  ���������im ������^������ .������>������,.  Kaslo will upend $30 rearranging  the city hall said rearrnngement being  guaranteed to cut tho fuel hill down  at U-af-fc that amount in hard winters  like MM I).  Rossland merchants who use electric  signs arc now compelled to keep them  lighted until 10 o'clock each night.  Forest ranger Nolson states that  about sixteen million feet of logs havo  been cut in the Sloean thin winter.  Tho Herald figures Cranbrook has  about 150 young men In Idleness who  ought to enlist for overseas service.  The Record claims J. O. Bolander of  Now Denver has evolved a breed of  lions that lay G-oimco eggs regularly.  Although general business is quiet  at KhhIo tho postmaster reports the  demand for stainpn unusually heavy.  Revelfltoko citizens nre advised that  unless they   pay   their   ncliool  taxes  .forthwith   the   schools will   have  to  close.  !!_.;.',!(" !C,.*f!r"r>������vw llnltoyin" lb.it  Nome people iu thin hurg have been  (���������������������������.HiooiiiKrather mure r_il wine than  in for their own good lately. Mayor  Anderson   him applied   the   ".>ivv_i_h"  "I SHI  viral  _a  We have just opened .our 1916  stock of GARDEN SEEDS and  invite your inspection.  We handle D.  M.  FERRY'S,  STEELE-BRIGGS,   and    MCKENZIE'S Seeds���������any of which  we can recommend.  1915 prices prevail on these  but we reeoi_i_i_.end early buying  as the world's seed suyply is  limited, and prospects are for  higher prices, later on.  _   eja���������__. S^ EM?  SB ���������KSaB \mfs%.  General Store  "~'~       "��������������� 5  Phone 81  Cre,  siort  ston  Motel  s ������  1  k| \/OU   will   make    no   mistake  V\ \       when  you  get off the train  S if yon sign the register  at  The Leading j *ke   Creston   Hotel.       Travelling  tt    ~.    . Af    s .men   % ill   substantiate  this. -'We  Hotel of tbe  study   the  comfort  of our guests.  I    \ Fruit     Belt \  The  rooms are  well  furnished in  a manner up-to-date.  Out   Guests  Call   c4gain  Headquarters tor Mining Men,  Lumbermen, Ranchers, Tourists  and Commercial}-.  ii  /��������� JB. Moran  Fi  op*  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERC  ���������nin  12,  SIR EDMUND WALKER. C.V.O., LL.D. D.C.I.., President  TO!!N AIRD, General Manaecr. H. V. 1*. JONES. AsB't General Mnnurcer  GMSTAL. $15,000,000'   RESERVE FOriD, $13,500,000  SAVINGS BANK ACCOUNTS  Interest at the current rate is allowed on all deposits oi $1 and  upwards Careful attention is given to every account. Small account-  are \v<.-U*i*>nitd.    Accounts may be opened and operated by mail.  Accounts, may be opened in tho names ol two or more persons, with-  iravvals to be made by any one of them or by the survivor. SCO  0. G. BENNETT  Manager Creston Branch  I Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables |  _s *U-  ja  Shipment oi Ivicuaugiiu Slct^iib uiiu Cutter? or. Hand jj  |                              TEAM   SLEIGHS 1  |      Harness, Single and Double aud Supplies on Hand |  | Several Sets of Secoud-Haud Harness  | Sleighs and Cutters COAL EOtt SALE  | H. S. McCreath, Krop. 1  3?     Viono 50                                  Strrtfir Avonoo                               Box 14 1*  _MM____H[ SBBB9H9  9SH9HWJB  MnUJ.il'  IS  ttEOS KEVISWa CRESTON, B.  I  v KCfUSC   SUCStlTUTE*.-  Bsurauwaaan  Sugar Production in Canada  At a meeting- of the Society of  Chemical Industry held in Torouto recently. Dr. Potvliet. chief chemist of  the Dominion Sugar Company, told of  the various processes in me best sugar industry from its origin in :l?47,  when the beet contained only 2 to 4  per cent, sugar, ul> to the present content of 15 to 20 por co'iil. iio showed  that the yield of wheat aiul oats was  increased 25 to fit) per cent, when  planted in rotation with suyar-beets  and presaged that, with governmental assistance, as in I'Jnrope. the industry would develop so that all (lie  sugar used in Canada initdil be made  here, the present factories supplying !  only one-tenth of (ho consumption.  "Wormy," (hat's what's the. matter of 'em. Stomaoh  and intestinal forms. Nearly as bad ' as UisU*ini������ci\ Coat  you too much to feed 'em. Iconic bad���������art* bad. Don't  physiu 'om to deatb. Spohu's Compound will rwiiow (Tu*  worms, improve* llio appt'tlle. and tone 'ont up all round,  and don't,  "pliynif."   Aeln  on   glands and   blood.  J.^u!!  (lire*:*  lions   with   each   bottle  SPOHN    MEDICAL   CO.  ind   sold   by   drugR-lsts,  Chemists,   Goshen,   Ind.  U.S.A.  He Knew Some  had  just   begun  to  attend  Kdnuuul  the   public  new friend, a child of whom Edmund's  uio!her had never heard.  "Who   is   this     little     Walter?"  a-^ked.    "Is  i.o a nice little boy?"  "Yes.   iruVuni.   he     is:"   replied  mund enthusiastically.  "Does  he  sav  anv   naughty  woi  school,  and  had   found  a   string and  slie  String  Made  From  Paper  So scarce have supplies of ordinary  Kd-  pursned  his  mother.  "Xo     replied     Ednumu.  piiasis,   "aiid   I'm   noc   *-:oi  him any'."  . il a  to  rus.  em-  teach  twine become that efforts  have been made io lind au effective  substitute, and an engiueeriuy ilriu.  after a number of experiments, has  started the manufacture of sirint;-  made  from   paper.  In appearance the new string whicli  is suitable or the tying of parcels  of fair size, is exactly similar to the  seuuine article, and it is difficult ' >  detect the difference. Only one thickness    has  so   far  been   produced,   but  tawa Girl'0  turtner   ���������  niHuui'act  "a rtetiC;  ured.  wm   no  iiount   ne  ';%  IVI ������*&������ 2^ ������*������* At   8-3 rtslA  -_-. r _j*  -^x,   *_> ^y ���������*,���������" ������^ia  ^s     V^ -i*.     -A, -j*. </ *K^ "���������*-"  f IT.  TELLS   TiRED   WOMEN   OF   DODD'S  KIDNEY   PILLS  iM������ss  Logs it  TeUs How They Relieved  Har of Pains and Aches So Many  Run-dc.vn   Women   Know.  HE ACUTE PAIN  FROM NEURALGIA  Permanently    Cured    Through  the Use of Dr. Williams' ���������  Fink Pills  Nerviline Ends Neuralgia,  Brings Relief Iissfanily  No   Remedy  Like  Old   "Nerviline" to  ' Cure Pain or Soreness  That   terrible  ache -how  you  fairly  reel     with  it--~that  stabbing,   burning  ueuralcia   -what     misery     it     causes.  Never mind, you don't  have to suffer  use Nerviline, it's a sure cure.    Not  au  experiment, because    nearly  forty  year-, of wonderful success has made  ,'a name for Nerviline among the people of -in.iip.v different milieu1.:;. '"There  is  nothing  speedier to  end  Neuralgic  :headache    than    old-time 'Nerviline/"  i writes   Mr.  C. V.   i>a!gleish,   from  Ev-  austou.    "lr is so powerful and penetrating that   it seems  to eat up  any  i paiu in a minute.    My family couldn't  I get   along without   Nerviline.    We al-  More than 300 Japanese have enlisted in Vancouver for overseas service. Tho citizens in Canada from the  Empire of Japan arc doing their share  iu furnishing men for .the'ranks of the  army.  Mason ville, June 27,  '1'.',.  Minard's  Liniment Co., Limited.  Yarmouth,  N.S.  Gentlemen,���������lt     affords   me   great  pleasure   and   must   be   gratifying   to  you     to   know*   that   after   using   36  bottles   of  your  Liniment   on  a  ease  of   paralysis   which   my   father   was  afflicted   with,     I -  was   able   to   restore him to normal condition.    Hoping other sufferers may be benefitted  by ihe use of" your Liniment, I am,  Sincerely yours,  GEO.   II.   HOLMES.  fffinfaridAfexMderftWliPKi. Canada ^M  Up.   iis   iiy  Mesopotamia!!  ?.*r.  I'essuuiot  reads  paper)���������British  success.  Mrs. Pessimist���������That's the worst of  it. They mess up all their successes.  .���������Punch.  A   el  o*  Lawa,  Oi  it.-- t^p-.-ci  ii )  l  am  g'-i-v.  t o  -- u ���������  i  iuve  ion mi  I ���������  out  t'i-  is.:d-  ue*.'  riiis- :  * ii V <  1  done  rue  a  lltt'.  v i--A.il  10 ���������    i  ���������i   "ZC-;: i  >o s-sy?. .������<  i^^  C: i  ���������; . ^ \  *���������  ������..  M. 1  .���������- '~ur,.  -t>4  Queen s-r  rCt  X ':  US  c;iy.  2  siiffei  CU  :"roiu   dre  kvs;  i\ ess  ;i:n:':  sua:  o o������i * n  f- a<\  ro?s  my  hack  ^,  y i  i c e ;.l  v- a ^  broktr  ;    ?.:  :d  Uiirefre  - li 11  i^.  i  = ia.i  *aeai  .aches  a ii d  wa< suajL  ���������c;  io  ne  ;ra.-  uta  and   rh  eu:i  ia tis iu.     I  wa  i   I  iep  -t?S5-  ed ;<  nd Io/.  '-iy  rtv.  "iOJ  ed  .v;i;!  Pa:p  .ration  of  t-.te  neari.  *'l  was  a  iwa  V3     tired  an  u  :fr"  'Ol'.'S  ical    writer  is   a   cry  ��������� 1\1 *-������<*>(1   *r  lias  said  from   the  i������, f.i i,,-..-  ana \-ery seas::.:ve and siier^ were :iOi-  iows  under ivy  eyes.  "For two years I was in tin's worn-  cut condition, often htiviiig to lay off  for a day or two. I *A-as attended  doctors  and   v.-rtsr.^,!   :���������������!<>������?>'  mi  by  i-.^^-.i.-.^'W  ever  medica'  tuui     "neuralgia  ^i^������>������\ ^-,c    tor    betfe  words,  neuralgia  is  not  a  disease���������it  ', is only a symptom, but a very painful  *>ne.     Neuralgia    is    the  surest  sign  ', that  your biood  is  weak,  watery and  : impure,    and that your nerves are lit-  ���������eraiiy     siarvjag.     Bad   blood   is   the  i one  cause���������rich,    red  blood  the  only  ' cure.     This   gives   you   the   real   reason why 'Or. Wiliiams' 1'ink Pills cure  neuralgia.    They    are  the only   medicine that, contains in. correct proportions   the   elements   needed   to   make  rich, red  blood.    This new, rich blood  reaches     the     root     of   the   trouble,  soothes the    jangled    nerves,    drives  away the nagging, starving pain, and  hraepe v/o ^"eur her  medicine  when I t  Mis?**  of  .,!  Canada.    They  are sintering just  sa  iii  as  she  suffered.  know   thev   can  Kidnev Pills.  is. Onier  ways  but   I   cniv   foiiri'l   relief I as well.    In proof of these statements  j Mrs. A. T. Oulton,    Little Shemogue,  j N.B..   says:     "A   few   years  ago '  my  mother was an intense sufferer from  neuralgia,  which   was   located  iu her  j ways keep the 50c family size bottle  I handy on the shelf, and use it to end  I chest  colds,  sort throat,  coughs, ear-  j ache .toothache and pain in the back.  , My  wife swears    by    Nerviline.    For  cramps  its. effect  is astonishing and  we   believe  it   is   better and  speedier  than any other household family remedy."  Of Course  It was little Eddy's first term at  school and his 'mother had bpen telling the rich old uncle how well the  little boy was getting along with his  studies and how dearly he loved his  j school. . .   .  "Well, my little man," said the  uncle as the child returned home,  {"what do you do in school all day?"  ] "I wait till it's time to go heme,"  j was Teddy's matter-of-fact reply.  i  j     The indications of worms are rest-  j lessness. grinding of the  teeth,  pick-  I ing of the nose, extreme peevishness,  j often  convulsions.    Under these- con-  ! ditions the  best remedy that, can be  i got is Miller's Worm Powders.    They  | will attack the worms as soon as art-  1 ministered   and   will   grind   them" to  atoms that pass away in the evacuations.    The little sufferer will be immediately cased and a return of the  attack will not be likely.  A safe, reliable re{julatin$  medicine. Bold ifl threo do-j  grees of strength. No. 1,  $1; No. 2, $3; No. 3. 55  per -box. Sold by all  druggists..- or sent prepaid in plain package om  receipt ol price. Free  pamphlet.    Address:  THS COOK MEDICINE Cft  TOBOHTA. OMT-   /P..--rf- on-J--jV.  PHE NEW FRENCH REMgnv. ajv. ������i.o tu^  TT ft-fl 8S ������ J& g* ��������� ���������������* ^g Used in i-'reactS  B   BT8 t&r%^%g"i'|<t#P������ Hospitals witl������  great success, cures chronic \yeakness. lost vigo*  A VIM, KIDNEV, BLADDER, DISEASED, BLOOD POISON^  PILES. EITHER UO. DRUGGISTS or MAIL Si. POST 4 CT������'-  FOUGERA. CO. 90, BEEKMAN ST. NEW VORK OrLVMAN BROS  TORONTO. WRITBFOR FREE BOOK TO DR. LE CLERO  Med.Co, HaverstockHd. UAMPSTEAD. LONOON. ENO,  rRyNE^VDRAGEH^TASTIi:LESS)FORMOF���������    E.\SV  TO  TAKB  pS "xamV -IKADE  MARKED WORD  'THKRAPIOM* IS OS -  WIT. GOVT.STAMP AFFIXED 10 4U GENUINE PACWtTfl  "Was her father violent  asked him for her hand?''  "Was  he?    Great guns!  he'd shake my hand off."  when you  I thought  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, etc.  The life  of an aeroplane in active  :rviee is only three or four months,  j it has been found by experience  BSB*������ Sf������S bh^bb1* >s no iuiore necfissstrr   thanSmallpox,. Armjr  experience haa demonstrated  the almost miraculous efficacy, and harmlessness, of Antityphoid Vaccination.  Be vaccinated NOV/ by your physician, you and  your family. It is more vital than bouse Insurance,  Ask your physician, druggist, or send for "Hare  you had Typhoid?" telling of Typhoid Vaccine,  results from use, and danger from Typhoid Carrier*.  THE CUTTER LABORATORY, BERKELEY, CAl.  f Booucma vaccinis a *crums unpen u. t. coy. ucchss  "Have you a stove lifter* I could borrow?" asked the woman who had just  moved in. .  "I'm sorry to say I haven't; but my  husband is a piano mover," suggested  the woman next door.  -u Dodd's  Kidney  Logan's   statement   i:,-  hope  to thousands of  fin.s.  wo ui en  She  wauts them  to j face,    head and shoulders.    The pain,  find  relief  in   Dodd's ] especially in   her Lead,   was  intense,  j She  doctored  for some time   without  ��������� ���������  -"- - getting relief and there seemed to be  Nothing slow about the Japanese. A j no ceasing of the pain whatever. In-  Tohio merchant advertises that ��������� stead' it seemed to be extending and  "Hoods aro despatched to customers' ��������� her wjiole nervous system became af-  liouses     willi   the  ranMin-   of a   shot ! fected.     Finally  she     decided   io   try  from a cannon's mouth.  j Dr. Williams' Pink Pills. After taking  farm   Products   in   B.   C. I  WhiU* the iota! value of farm pro- |  duels of British Columbia in 3 91-1 was!  over $3u,000,000 the Province bought '  from the rest of Canada $-0.000.nnO  worth of the same class of goods,  including .$2.-100.000 worth of Hour,  and from other countries similar  goods to liie value of .?5.0UO,000. These  purchases from outside included  $.V>(>0,000 -voi'th of live stock, $-1,500,-  000 of dairy products. $.'!,<;oo,0oo of  meal products, $800,000 of fruit and  $1.-100,000 of eggs. All of whicli goes  to show that, there is still a good home  market, for British Columbia farm  products.��������� Vancouver Nows-Advert-  Ifcer.  them for a while the.pain in her head  became less severe, and of course this  was a great relief to her.    Under the  continued use of the Pills she felt herself growing better and stronger each  day until she was no longer a sufferer  and was    completely   cured,   and has  felt   no     symptoms     of     the   trouble  since."  You can get Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  j from any medicine dealer, or by mail,  ' post paid,    at 50 cents a box    or six  boxes for $2.SO from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine  Co., Brockville, Ont.  One  form   of  agricultural  co-operation in Ireland has for its object the  Greatest  Results  often  come  from  simples';  means.  For instance���������one's daily  food plays a big part in deciding for success or failure.  To bring out the best  mental and physicial forces  sound nourishment is imperative.  purchase of all kinds of farm implements from a one-horse plow to a high-  power tractor. The implements are  hired out to the members of the  society.  How's This?  Wo offer One Hundred Doliars Reward for any case of Catarrh that  cauuot be cured by Hall's Catarrh  Cure.  V. ������T. CTTKNEV & CO., Toledo, O,  Wc, tliu uiiU������.'I"h1������iiih1, havo known .!���������'. J,  Cheney for lho last lfi years, and bellevo  lilm pcM'i'octly honorable in all huslnesn  trfinsaciloriH and llmmolnll;' ublo to carry  out any obligations mado by his Jlrm,  NATIONAL JJANK Ol*' COMMIiIIUJK,  Toledo,   O.  Hall's Catarrh Curo  is tnkon internally, autlnjj: directly upon tbo blood and mucous  KtirftiL-cs   uf   lie  .system.   Testimonials sent I'xx'U.  ..Jrl..o,  7S cents per bottle.  j .Suld   by  nil  Drtcrgluls.  !     Take  Hall's  1-iiinlly   Pills for constlpa-  i tiun.  itiey  Casi he Avoided  ���������A FOOD  made of whole wheat and  malted barley, supplies' in  splendid proportion all the  rich nourishment of tho  grains, including the valuable mineral elements, lacking in many foods, but: most  necessary for vigor and ac-  tivity of brain and body.  " There's a Bteasoti "  for  Grape-Nats  Made in Canada  Sold by (".rvia r,;.  I     V.   Al.  j purl men l  (���������for   llio  J creamery  learned,  l.ogan  of Saskatchewan  De-  of Agriculture  is authority  slsitemenl.    that    the     llrst  in Canada, as far an ean he  was .started in 3 87.'! in Hunt  ingdon county, Quebec. Two years  la lor a creamery was httirled at Tees-  walnr, Out., and other.'j followed in  rapid succession.  A Pill for All Seasons.���������Winter and  Mlinuner, in any hit Iil tide, whet lier iu  torrid zone or Arctic temperature,  Purmeleo'H Vegetable Pills can be depended upon to do their work. The  dyspeptic will llnd (hem a friend always and should curry theni with lilm  everywhere. They nro made to with-  stnnd any cliiunle und nre warranted  lo keep | hell* freshness nnd fdrenirth.  Tliey do not. grow hi nie, n tpiality not  puuiiciii'ed lu many pills now on Hie  nwirkcl.,  Maler    What are  you  doing    hero,  Han ������lil?  Harold  (apprehended in lhe pantry')  I    ������'i'    I   jiinI.   thought,   iiinybo   you'd  li'llll   Die  li   few   eOo|{|������\'l,  Ordered  For Appendicitis���������TJsctt  I>r. Chase's Kldney-  IJvcr IMlls ami  Wns Comi������Jtdo-  * ly Cured.  Mrs. J. A. JUllan-  tyne, Sturgeon Falls,  Ont., writes : "My husband wan treated for  appendicitis and. tlu������  doctoi.'i ordered an  operation. But       lie  would not consent lo  a u opcrutton and began the uso of Dr.  ciwuie'H Kidney - T^lver  Pills. Slnco doliiff ho  ho has bud no nood of  Br, David II. Recder writes tits follows of appendicitis :���������  "In. considerlnff the treatment of any condition of sickness lt  has always been my rul������ to Jlrst- And tbo cause. To my  mind, It's tho only logical way. Many people'seem to think  that If they .have had an operation for appendicitis they aro  forever Immune, and need have no furthor fear along- that.  lino, but I say emphatically, and I think you will agree I  am right, that after an attack of appendicitis, even though  you have been successfully operated Upon and the appendix:  romovod, ymir "troubles have only juat begun unless you  remove tho cause.   What was the cause of tho appendicitis ?  "Tho thoughtless -will say inflammation in .tho appendix.  No, Inflammation in the appendix Ih nppondlcltls, but -what  caused the inflammation ? Constipation, yea, thait in tho  prime cause. If you were never constipated you would  forever be tutfe. Appendicitis Ih only, ono of the reaultu of  the retention of feejil matter In the colon for too loner a  iporbxl."  Tliere is no loiiflfcr nny question. Ill at tlio real, on use oP  appendicitis is constipation. By keeping lho howola regular  you not only prevent nnpowlioifisi, but also a lio.it of other iih.',  some ol* whieh aro oven moro tlanpfovoiiH than nppendioili*.  Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills are recommended to you in this  eonncotion, not na a mere relief by eft'eetin^ tlio movement of  .\h',;.   Ciiildv-   Mr*.  iiiiiili embonpoint.  Mi'",  ('oiiieup-   And  ie   Imported   11,  mobile   linn,  from I'urim.  Ifiebly       bo-"     "(i  I  he!   id if   lii':ii<n  everylhlui",    (d.io  i>iiiiii;(ii.lii)!]Miiu! jjj^iwriiltJiiiii^ %jBiffii?fiftifli.fj  E5a2 JBmVmZlmmxJm^S. BjS8Lft.g_g^g  I  Sff  u  I>r. .Ch|k������o*w ItctAlpo Hook, il,00(k noloctotl reelpea, vent hr.a, ti you lUtJMtluii U������J������ ^mpac*  ummtmmmimmWttWiltr XHB BSYIBWi CKESTON. B. ���������*  ������55ST  ONE OF THE  WORLD'S' MOST INTERESTING PORTS  Archangel Now Takes a Leading Place Among the Wheat Exporting Ports, and Should be Kept in Mind in Calculating  The Possibilities of the  Hudson Bay Route  One of the most interesting ports i  in the world today, is Archangel,  Russia's Arctic seaport on the i  White Sea. Previous to the war  trade this was confined to occasional exports of timber, fish, furs and  other local products of Northern  Russia; but now* Archangel is the  only part of European Russia open  l'or foreign trade by direct sea communication, ' and together with  Vladivostok- forms one of the two  channels for supply for Russia.  Archangel is situated on the Dwina  river, which at that point is about  two and a half miles wide, with a  depth of between'. 22 to 42 feet. The  tide from, the White Sea. amounts to  about, three- feet, and at various  landing-stages the depth of the  water is, as a rule, 22 feet at low  tide.  Archangel is a long, narrowly built  city, with suburbs and outlying  houses extending to the White Sea,  the extension being more than 30  miles. The main street is more than  six miles long. The shipping on the  river down to the White Sea is considerable. The city has 35 large  piers today, against three piers two  years ago. Not less than 103 huge  warehouses have sprung up in the  last year, but yet there is a great  insufficiency of piers and warehouses, as a result of which ships  arriving have to lie in the stream  for Aveelcs and weeks before they  can unload. However, the authorities have done wonders and are preparing and planning to meet the  enormous traffic next spring. The  chief drawback is, ,as is well known,  the question of ice in the winter, and  if it had not been for this obstacle  Archangel would be the finest port in  the world, as it has nearly 70 mibS-s  of river frontage available for ships  drawing up to 23 feet.  Archangel's   magnificent   system  of  inland     waterways,       through       the  Dwina  river,  is   a   great  feature,   as  it is possible to. ship goods direct by-  water    to    nearly    all the    principal  towns in    Russia.    Barges and river  boats,   carrying  up   to   2,000   tons   of  freight   and   drawing   about   six   feet  of   water*,    can be satisfactorily used  in      carrying   freight    all   over   the  country.     The   Dwina    river     begins  freezins: in October.   This year it'was j  hoped lo  keep  the river open  from!  Archangel out to the White Sea till  about December 15.    Two of the largest   ice-breakers     in    the   world   are  now in Archangel, aud several more  ice-breakers-are jnow being constructed in England.  The work that was carried out last  summer and autumn by the Russian  authorities was most admirable, in  spile of the great accumulation of  goods and steamers arriving day and  night. Goods for the Russian government have been moved by the narrow-  gauge railway line and goods* sent to  private firms have been shipped *by  boats or barges unless packed for parcels post, when they have been taken  liy the railway company. Resides Archangel, at Kola, in Lapland, across the  Murman penisula, a railway is now being constructed, to be completed in  ���������this' winter, connecting the Arctic  ocean with the peninsula, so that  - Kola can be used altetnrively~ a  Kola can be used alternately,- especially from January to May, when it  is impossible Lo keep Archangel open  even with, very powerful ice breaker?. Around this port of the Arctic  ocean tho Gulf Stream creates sufficient warmth to prevent, ice. Many  shipping agents at Archangel aro  firranglng I'or offices and habitation  i.t Kola" from early January until  May. The use of tho White Sea for  transfer of freight by boat between  the (wo bi ("fens of railway under  roust ruction will roquiro lho servicer  of many ice breakers, and thes& af*e  being 'count ruet.ed also io bih'v'o an  cargo carriers during the winter. IL  ,!r; thought Unit the railway connection between Pctrogrud and Kola  mny commence early this spring.  Thus Moscow, Pctrograil, Kief and  Siboriu. will ho linked together with  Archangel and Kola.  Archangrt prowc-iiU lo lho visitor  today a peculiar aspect, reminding  one of tho "midden" Canadian towns  of (he went that were rrmili'il "ovor  nlnhl." A groat, number of housed,  f-'hops. etc., have bou put up to accommodate tin? overwhelming Russian business, and to cater to the  multitude of Halloi'M. A tramway Ib  being conntrm-lcd along the main  Klvr-i-t of Iho town nml a complete  eectric light and power plant, htm  been   put   \\\i,     furnishing   power   for  row gauge line from Archangel to  Vologda is very limited. Just outside of Archangel a large fur -farm  for breeding blue, white ahd black  foxes is an interesting feature.  Today Archangel is one of the  most important wheat exporting  ports of the world, a fact to be kept  in mind in calculating the possibilities of Port Nelson and the Hudson  Bay route as an outlet for the  Western Canadian wheat crop. The  United Kingdom, Denmark, Norway,  Sweden, Belgium, and France have  their own consulates at Archangel,  The United States has no consular  representative.  Seeking 3 "Non-Rust Wheat  Experiments   Being   Made  to   Develop  a Species of Wheat That Will  Resist  Rust  Experiments are now under way  at the Minnesota State Agricultural  college which are expected to have a  marked effect on the future production of -wheat in Minnesota and the  Northwest. The object the experts  have set for themselves1 is the development of a species of wheat  which shall resist rust. The ineffectiveness of the present" to do this is  an annual worry to American farmers and grain dealers, and a source  of loss amounting in the aggregate  .to many millions of dollars in unfavorable years.  The authorities at the Minnesota  School of Agriculture are endeavoring to combine two importan������ species  of wheat, the blue stem, which is  widely grown in the American northwest, and is famous for its prolificacy, arid tlVe' diiruni, equally noted  for its- rust-resisting qualities. The  United States government and the  state of Minnesota have already expended .$30,000 in the work, with  important results. The cross has  been successful, after ten years of  experimentation, - but the college is  withholding the new seed from the  farmers until certain difficulties have  been overcome: Among these is-the  poor baking quality of the new  species.  Until this defect is remedied the  cross-strain will not be ^iven to the  world. It is understood lhat the hybrid, plant has retained perfectly the  high productivity of the blue stem  wheat and the sound rust resistivity  ot the durum. But the authorities  will not , be satisfied until they can  bring the new strain up to the proper baking standard.  GERMANS PLAN TO GE  FOOTHOLD IN AMERICA!  War Interrupts Efforts Which May be  Resumed   When   Peace   is  Declared  Extraordinary revelations of reputed plans of Germany to establish ��������� a  foothoid in several republics of the  western hemisphere, and in the Danish West indies, in defiance of the  Monroe doctrine, are in Lhe possession  of the committee of foreign relations  of the United States senate.  The documents in the possession of  the committee purport to prove:  That Germany sought to establish a  sphere of influence in Nicaragua by  purchase of the inter-oceanic canal  route and the right to establish naval  bases. v   '  That Germany sought to gain a foothold in Colombia by negotiating for  an inter-oceanic canal concession and  the purchase of plantations and_ the  establishment of a naval base at Cartage *.  That Germany gained paramount influence in Paraguay by organizing the  army, and is carrying" out .a similar  plan in Chile.  That Germany sought to gain a foothold in Hayti through control of the  customs and the establishment of a  naval base at Mole St. Nicholas.  That Germany practically controls  the island.of St. Thomas by lease from  Denmark, and has established there a  base of great strategic value, particularly because of its proximity to Porto  Rico  and the  Panama  Canal.  The committee also has documentary evidence indicating that, although  the European war has interrupted the  prosecution of these plans, Germany  plans to resume the efforts to participate in the affairs in the western hemisphere as soon as peace shall be restored.  ulj.;lMin&il  ANALYSIS   DISCLOSES   INTERESTING   CONDITIONS  Carelessness of Our PeopJe is the Cause of One of the Heaviest  Drains Upon Our Resources* and Much Loss Could be  Avoided by Exercising Ordinary Precautions  An analysis of the fire losses in Can-o  ada during 1914, as compiled by the i  Monetary Times, discloses some inter- j  esting   conditions.     This     statement  substantiates   and verifies the charge  that carelessness is the cause of seventy-five  per cent,  of  Canada's    fire  loss. *   ���������'   .  It would naturally be expected that  the greater number of fires .'would be  in factories using power or fires for  manufacturing processes, and where  accumulations of shavings and other  waste are exposed to fire from fric-  tioh, spontaneous combustion, or  other causes.  Such is not the case.    By    far the |  greater number of fires were in build-1  ings in which none of these risks oc- j  cur.     Factories   contributed   only   59  fires; various mills only 12;  laundries  s- engine houses, 1; machine shops, 3;  Farm Labor Conditions  Solution     of   Farm   Help   Problem   in  Farmers' Own Hands  Of the 400 farmers visited last summer in connection with the survey  conducted.by the commission of conservation, 15 per cent, employ male  help by the year; 11 per cent, by the  month; 31 per cent, by the day; the  balance employing it in various ways.  Sixty-four per cent, employ Canadian  born help; 13 per cent. British born  help, while two per cent, employ help  of alien birth. A large majority report the labor satisfactory, while four  per cent, report labor unsatisfactory.  Fourteen per cent, employ married  men, but only ten per cent, have a  house on the farm for the hired man.  Unfortunately many of those who  have houses are employing single men.  and   only   a   few  cases   were   found  Germany on Verge of Starvation  ' The fact that Germany actually is  on the verge of starvation is becoming more apparent daily. The conclusion is not founded on the statements of alleged "neutrals."  The- Madgeburg Ische Zeitung predicts a most aeri'ou' situation. "We  may expect a new period of hungering*  on an extensive scale," it says. "The  gigantic burden of taxation which  awaits us and the temporary retrogression of our economic life wilt  compel every section of the population to screw down their standards  of living. We have lived during the  past decades much beyond the measure which must be observed in these  things."  Ammunition is Expensive  It Costs  More to Shell Than to Build  a Town  One thing the present war has  shown us���������it costs infinitely more to  destroy a village-or a town by high  explosive shells than it costs to build  it.  Perhaps the finest instance of. this  is Souchez.  Souchez; is, as an artillery officer  expressed it, "beautifully" destroyed.  There is not one stone'''left standing  on another; there is not even a whole  stone or brick.. Never in the history  of war has any village received so  many shells as Souchez, and their  cost would certainly suffice to build  up that village again fifty or a hundred   times   over.  There exists A a certain viaduct  which was blown up at the beginning of the war and then repaired  by the French at. a cost bf about  $70,000. . The Germans disliked that  viaduct, and brought up a 420 (17-  inch) howitzer, with a battery or so  of .220 (fMnch) howitzers, to batter  it to pieces. They succeeded, lt took  between 50 and 60 .420 shells and  nobody troubled to- count the number of .220 shells.  But from the calculations that  were made there can be little doubt  that that particular piece of destruction cost the Germans over $400,000!  It is the general opinion among the  farmers who have little or no trouble  in securing satisfactory help that the  solution of the farm help problem is  largely in the farmer's own hands, in  wages, treatment and hours.���������F.C.N.*  in  Conservation.  sawmills, 12; foundries, 2; Avniie power houses, blacksmith shops and  others had a clean record.  Against this and constituting a recvj wl        r    f employing a married)  ord which should be a disgrace to any   man , ]lQUse f   *   ^ ������ H     ,  country, wrere  670  hres  in dAvellmgs, 1  138 barns and  stables,  384 stores, 46 |  hotels,      44     business     sections   and  blocks,  26 -'warehouses,  18  offices,   11  schools and colleges and 20 sheds.  Some of the causes of the fires were  ���������Electrical defects, 55; lamps and  lanterns, 20; defective and overheated  stoves, furnaces, and chimneys, 113;  sparks from chimneys, 41; caudles,  etc., 6; ashes, 8; matches, 69; cigar  and cigarette stubs, 15; defective gas  appliances, 21; oil stoves upset and  exploded, 18; spontaneous combustion  18.  All of the foregoing causes may be  overcome by the exercise of only oiv  dinary precautions. Not one of them  need's to be repeated during- current j  years, o.anada. cannot afford to burn  up her resources as she has- been doing. As in Great Britain, there is need  of husbanding all our available assets jvan  for the great national work in hand, I eut  Praise for British Fleet  Dutch  and it behooves Canadians to make ^  every effort to' reduce in a large degree the fires resulting from causes  entirelv under control.  Young Men and the War  Woman's Knitting  latest French spy story  medical man  who wit-  firing  firing  line,  line,  was  was  industrially  Yes She  Cured   Him  "So Katherine married her husband  to reform him.    Did she succeed?"  "Completely!    She's so extravagant  that ho can'L afford even the smallest  of his former vices."  "What, man sowcth that shall he  also reap." You cannot get a good  yield of grain from shrunken or immature seed.  The Old  Here is the  brought by a  nessed it:  lage    on the French  lage on the Frecnh  an    old    woman,     who  knit a big scarlet shawl  An " observant sergeant perceived  that whilst the shawl never seemed  to be completed, she was very restless, and kept moving Jt about. She  was arrested, found to be a spy sig-(  nailing by means of the- shawl, also  by no means so old as she appeared,  indeed, being a man carefully made  up.  So the tiring party settled the matter,  F. M. Logan of Saskatchewan Department of Agriculture believes his  Province, whicli now produces 5,000,-  000 pounds of dairy butter, will ere  long produce 50,000,000 pounds in a  year.  MMWNWMMMMMMMMMhW  FOR THE TREELESS PRAIRIE  city,  ���������h  vn11wt������v   mid   Hy'liUne:   hi  tin  iho  Tin*   I'ity   Iiuk   ii  mute  nil   ih(>  your  uxor     Ih   not,   very  whiter,  although cold,  Is  tonne.    There    are   iiiiuiy  vory   briH'Inv,'   cll-  uround;   the sum-  cold,   whllHf    the  nol.  too  hi-  shopw,   Iho  moid, Interesting of which arc tlio  fur shops, selling furti of the blue  fox, lhe popular boar, etc., from  Novo  Xemhlrt.     The    population     of  ,*.r;".h.'i:w!    '." '  '.joy.*     ;.boul-.     10,000;  hotf.-l   accommodation   Is  to   bo  tilthou?-1!   iho   hnk-lM     :iv*     not  Might, be  considered  11 rut o.hu.ii.  pasfcfUfer service    of    the  uur-  gootl  Ullill.  t&tl^Ji&M*  ���������.���������:^AApP- .-v.':''    -:���������-������������������     -���������-������������������'���������:-:-''-       -fP. . ���������������������������<<:������������������:���������:  Some Reasons Why Married'Men Are  More  Willing to   Enlist  Than  Single  Men  Recruiting agents say that their  chief difficulties are with young and  unmarried men. There is no use in  abusing them. They have got to be  educated and stimulated and encouraged. We must bear in mind that the  young, unmarried man does not belong to a different race from his elder  brother in the thirties or forties or  fifties. He is simply in an earlier stage  of development. It is to a certain extent an irresponsible stage. The youth  takes the world as he finds ij. Many  a man of mature age bus said, "I wish  1 had known, Avben 1 was twelve years  of age, or eighteen years of age, what  the family troubles were. 1 know now,  but it's Loo late."  Against that kind of useless remorse  we should like to protect young men  in their teens ami in their twenties.  In a few years, when they marry and  have families, they will recognize and  realize the situation. Rut then it may  be too late. Either the Germans will  dominate us or the work! will be saved  from the Germans by the older men  without the aid of ihe younger men  of Canada. We sincerely hope thai the  younger Canadians will not be placed  "in that position.   ���������  That married mon are more willing  to enlist than young, single men mny  seem strange at first. But tlio truth is  that the appetite for responsibility  grows by what it feeds on. Tho more  responsibility a man assumes, the  moro ho wants to assume. It Is the  family man who is Indignant because  of tbo outrages on the women of Belgium, 4ind the murder of English women and bwbios by Zeppelin bombs.  In appealing to the young, it Is  necessary lo evoke the spirit of adventure, us well as io arouse the sense of  responsibility. Ours Is the great adventure of the twentieth century, nnd  perhaps of nil the centuries. The  world has never before been confronted by such a criminal organization as  thai.'of Lho KaSiicr and hlu oMquc, by  nny thing so unscrupulous, To fight  such a gang Is not, only a duty, bnt n  glorious opportunity which tho youth  of our huul ought to be glad W> scl/.e.  Toronto t'Ui'r.  Correspondent    Writes of  j*s  Strength and Efficiency  Once when all was peaceful and-G-er-  many's future was not threatened on  land - or water, Field Marshal von  Jloltke stood on the roof of St.~Paul's  cathedral and cast his eye over the  world's mightiest city and exclaimed;  "What" a city to sack."  If Admiral von Tirpitz (writes J. C.  der Veer, the London correspond1-  of  the    Amsterdam    newspaper  Der Telegraf) had been our companion  as we, on boai'd a destroyer, steamed  through part of the British fleet, he  would certainly have cried out "What  a fleet to sink."   Well, his country has  now the opportunity to send the whole  British  fleet to  the  bottom.  According to Gerhard Seelinger one airship  could sink the whole business to the  sharks. This war will have disillusioned Herr Seelinger, for in practice Zeppelins appear   .only to be able to kill  women and children.   Von Tirpitz has^  never ventured an attack on tbe Brit-"  ish    fleet.    Sic transit    gloria mundi  Germania.   Under water the Germans  have attempted many times to reach.  the    British    fleet.    In the beginning  things looked rather bad. I have heard  with    my own  ears    British  officers  praise the bravery of German submarines,    but  are  they  able  to do  any  damage to the sea power of England?  The only torpedoed warships were old,  ami not capable of much speed.  Xo modern British warship has been  lost in the North Sea, which has been  the fate of certain Teuton submarines'  which   lie   burled in the Band at the  bottom  of the  sea.    The Inestimable  importance of the fleet in tho world  Avar is often underestimated and unappreciated, not only abroad but very  often In ils own country. People talk  constantly    about    the    British army,  but   .seldom    ever   of Britain's proud  fleet.   T myself cannot conceive conditions in which tho BrltiBh fleet would  get   the worst of It, not on account of  its  wonderful  tower of strength, but  because of the wonderful    men who  man the vessels. Every now and then  some unit���������a division, a squadron, a  flotilla, or maybe a group oC smaller  vessels���������will exhibit signs of activity.  then quicken into movement and pafla  out. of the anchorage.  The North Sea haa been'constantly  swept by somo sections of the grand  fleet and not a German vessel of any  size has bean seen outside tholr mino  yolds sinco Uio beginning of 1915,  when they paid so heavily for thoir  temerity. Tho ono thought which prevails through nil the British heads is  n hope to meet the enemy again. Tho  one thought which runs through the  Gorman's bond is npparently how to  avoid meeting the British lleet.  mwwmmmmmmtmmtmmw'  Young pine trees in the Dominion Government Nurnory ;it Indian  Head, Sasdr, Twoiit,\-ilw: million M'tuiin^N \m\u inTii hunt o.it. to laruu*rH ail  over tlio wont in ton yearn. Thurc is no riuison why tin*. "treeloHH" plain*  should not In  time hi* broken  by a    luuivy and valuable  wood growth,  The  Hired Boy  There i* tho muking of u good man  In the hired boy on tho furni, hut ho  may he r������ady .spoiicu iu iuu juaiviij;, n  too much Is put upon hiin. H his  uhouldora arc loaded with blame lor  everything thnt koch wrong Indoors  and out, If everyone fool������ privileged  to give him orders, If he I.i Hoarded  ns u mere nuichlno without nuisrleu  lo tin; or uciuilblhtica to wmuul. thei  what, ean  br*  expected   of lilm?  Those Into whoso handu  milled this \oiilh havo a rr  Hy above thnt or merely providing  food, shelto.r and c!olhlng. Thoro lv.  litiit upon them tin* duty ot dcaliii}-,  luHlly and confudentloUHly with tlu*  Wl. '  Aqrlcultural     Production     In   Franco  Tho  cultivation  of every  parcel of  laud In France to assure the maximum  iifcrkultimil  production is tho aim or  the  French government, and to hring  this about the govornmont, itself will  mi,  temporarily  iih   a   farmer.   A   bill  has boon prepared under tho direction  of the minister of agriculture requesting  ihe,  owner*  of  uncultivated  land  in heuln tilhism within two wi������ek*R nfter  | notice,  which  will  be given  by reftls-',  Tfivil Ud tor.    If hind In not cultivated'  v.itbln tho time spec Mod, the bill provided   thai,   iuayor.4    of comniunltloM  havti  tho   right   to     requisition    tha  pro und   nml   order     lis     cultivation,  which  will  ho  done  niuhr the dtroc:  jiion of town committees, the towns to  ������;i:.Mirc   tin:  fluids  mnviuuiry  lo  carry  nro  coir.- 1ori  i ittij,  work.    A   municlpul  or ngrl*  "'Upon Mb I !*  1(.ii|tun������t  committee   "������������������!���������   mmorvUo  lh������*  [iiiirvoHliug and rale of the crop?,. Tho  ���������mlnlMM* In ii Matcinont iiccoinpanyln^  jthi: hill vvarmi lho country thnt thoro  I wan a dofh it In i.rahm of 10 per e������\\t*  "In   li.lt,  an  toiupaiwd   with  1914.  ^^^HHl^.^B.. ,;..-.iiiiiiliU'...'^.  iHWIMiiiillHiiliNI THH   CRESTON   REVIEW  Canyon City Lumber Co. quotations  on this page will interest you.  Jack Stevens was a passenger east  on Sunday. His ticket read Cranbrook.  Pte. Geo. Meade came in on leave  from guard duty at Morrissey internment camp, yesterday.  The   C.P.R.   section   ciews,   which  ciews.  ���������fcna     mun  all winter,   were this week increased  to the boss and three men.  Master Elson Ladgate's left, arm is  adorned with a sling just at present,  the after effects of a fall from the  woodshed on which he was playing  on Friday last, lt is no worse, however, than a bad fracture.  Creston Red Cross Auxiliary made  a shibment of goods to the depot at  Nelson on Tuesday. In the parcel  were: 18 pairs hand knit sox. 10  surgical shirts, 4 day shirts, 3 bed  jackets, 14 knee caps, 1 face cloth, 4  pairs bought sox, and a quantity of  old linen.  --S.SS is i_.aU������.-      ������->i>itimlisSiOuei"      VViiSOn,  Edmonton, and Detective Piper, Macleod, of the R.N.W.M.P., force were  here on Tuesday aud Wednesday on  some unknown and, apparently, unsuccessful and unnecessary errand.  They went on to Nelson Wednesday  afternoon.  is. Cherrington were  St Patrick's Day!  Top of the morning to you !  Farmers' institute spring  meetings  on Tuesday.   Be on hand,  Mrs. Jas. Cook is a Sirdar visitor  this week, with Mrs. North.  r"EiDICJ-B,iSB     ssTRA.WBER'RY       j?I*AKTS  $6.50 per thousand.-���������Monrad Wigen,  Wynndel, B.C.  The Red Cross depot will be open  Tuesday afternoon as usual. The  shout is still for old linen  and socks.  C. O. Rodgers was a business visitor  at Nelson and Boundary point* the  early part of the week, returning on  Wednesday.  Farmers' Institute March meeting  is scheduled for to-night. Four speakers will be here for the spring meetings on Tuesday next.  Up to to-day no recruits have as yet  come forward at Creston for the 225th  Battalion. There were worn' ������t Cranbrook last week, either.  John Sherbiniu of Brilliant, business manager of the Doukhobor colony at that point, was a j business  visitor here on Tuesday. _,_^-^  Mr. and Mrs. Fuller, who have been  guests of Mr. and Mi's. F. Rose for the  past two weeks, left for their home at  I Tnedford. Ont., on Wednesday.  3i*ing davs in  these parts  For Saue���������Small cook stove, $5,  a few Ontario aud Mcintosh apple  trees.���������R. Boadway, Creston.  Two more dances are still iu sight  for thismonth: Alice Siding masquerade on the 24th, and a baud "hop" on  the 31st.  Rev. It. IS. Pow and Mrs. Pow were  visitors at Kitchener on Wednesday,  Mrs. Pow remaining for a day or two  with Mrs. Hunt.  Bananas, rhubarb, radishes, lettuce  and green onions at S. A, Speers, Friday and Saturday. Buy early as there  will be a big demand.  Fresh roasted peanuts at the City  Bakei*y. Also fresh candies, bread,  biscuits and cookies. Cakes made to  order.���������Must. C. Smith.  Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Romano, who  spent their honeymoon with the  former's people, left for their home at  Marysvillo on Saturday last.  Wanted���������Ranchers to list with us  the quantity of potatoes aud other  vegetables they have for sale.���������Creston Fruit Growers Union, Ltd.  vi jjj%  E I  B   I  right   in  their element on Saturday  night when Jissistin0" Miss UHiim who  entertained   about-   20   of  her- young  friends on the occasion of her birth- j ai-e pretty much on a par with section-  day.    A variety of sanies, music, some ; foreman Finnegan's report: off again,  dancing and other amusements, along j on again, gone again���������to quote Cres-  with   refreshments   brought  Sunday I ton's mayor,  morning around all too quickly for all  present.  That horse needs some  spring blood medicine  and a general toning up  to stand the summer's  work and heat.     All  v%o *n\yc% era  Pratt's Animal  Regulator and  DiOuu ruiiiiBi  Do not leave it until the hot weather sets in and theu wonder why  your driver has no life and a very  rough  coat of haii*.    For sale  by  GrestonDrug &Book Go.  ! R. E. Beattie of the Beattie-Murphy  j Co., Cranbrook, was a week-end visi-  ;. tor here, returning on Tuesday. He  | was accompanied by his father who is  one of the pioneers of the Portage la  Prairie, Man., country.  Seed Potatoes For Sale���������Any  quantity up to two tons. Varieties:  Gold Coin aud Dooley. Grown on  new land. Small ones well culled out.  Deliyery now if desired. Spuds right.  Prices right. Apply to ^R. G. A.  Hockley, near Creston.  Creston Board of Trade is sending  its usual sessional remembrance of a  couple of boxes of apples to the legislators at Victoria this week. Jas.  Cook is picking out some extra select  Spitz, Winter Bananas, etc., for the  occasion.  Several flocks of wild geese passed  over town on Friday night on their  trip north. The shooting season for  these birds closes in two weeks.  A phone has this week been installed  in the home of Druggist Oatway, who  is now comfortably settled in the  Brown bungalow on Canyon street.  The Valley hens seem to be working on a 1915 calendar, when Easter  came the latter part of March. So  heavy is the egg output just now that  the price has sagged to 25 cents a  dozen.  Fruit Growers Union shareholders  meeting is down for Tuesday evening  in the Auditorium. Those entrusted  withthe work of selling new stock on  the 5 per cent,  basis  pretty good success.  v'ai/u.   jLuwuuuuuiu.,  have met with  XV    XJwtJttxtXtX,Y  to Wednesday visitor at Fernie. His  usual good health is comiug back but  not as fast as desired in view of the  urgency of *his  position as recruiting  Phone 67  CBESTON  r. DUKWd flfc UU,  Limited  CRBSTON        -      B.C.  Head   Offices  CALGARY;  VANCOUVER; EDMONTOiv  Dealers in  MEAT  Wholesale and RetaiB  Fish. Game,   Poultry,  and  Oysters  in  Season  We have the goods, and  our prices are reasonable  Boar for Service  \{o.f/\Hi.fit'i\ Large Kii^IIhIi lb*rk-  miim'������* oimii ������ 'i iimi'mi i ���������<������) , i>>i w-i vir.n,  !*���������������<��������� ft.t. >-> ������ n #������. >iv������ i i*. ���������������/������������ mi( Hi,  Mountain View Knn.li,  If most of the hens in the Valley are  taking their life as seriously as the  Lidgate flock of White Leghorns the  low price of eggs is not hard to account  for. From a group of 40 birds Mrs.  Lidgate gathered exactly 36 eggs one  day last week.  Some 30 permits have been issued to  date to the Creston Indians allowing  them to shoot deer for their own needs  all year round. With the exception  of a few patriarchs the head of every  family has now the necessary license  to supply his household with venison.  The following turned in work at  Red Cross headquarters on Tuesday:  Mrs. Watson, 4 knee cap; Mrs. Arrow-  smith, surgical shirt: Mrs. W. P.  Stark, Mrs. TI. Hamilton, Mrs. C.  Moore, socks. Also a donation of  threo pairs store socks from Mrs.  McMurtrie.  T. Bard, lineman, of Nelson, was  here on Wednesday, on an inspection  of tho Creston-Nolson telephone lino.  He dented tho report that his visit  was to arrange for the taking down of  all phono poles and wires to facilitate,  matters for those learning to drive  llieir cars this spring. ,.  Mrs. Forrester was a whist hostess  on Tuesday night in honor of Mr. and  Mrs. Fuller, who havo been visiting  Mrs. Rose. Four tables competed and  tho honors woro carried off by Mrs.  Jos. Wilson and Mr. Fuller. There  wati ulno music and refreshment:; and  a thoroughly enjoyable time prevailed  all evening.  A soda fountain and ico cream parlor will be features of tlio drugstore  business this year. Tho building will  ho enlarged by a ten-foot addition at  the rear to lie used as a dispensing  room while tho whole of tho present  building will bo utilized for astoro and  ico cream parlor, Geo. Hendron will  start work on the enlargement in a  few days.  Two more of the Creston recruits  havo been hoard from in France, John  Johnson, of  the 48th,   who  was  prc-  ���������      m      i. ..*...    t.        . > i i  V(   IH,<14        11X1,4       ^,w.|ih      ,ii ,.,,.     . < .   iii.ii,   ,,  with Hilly Hall and the Hutterlleld  boyii alioutfnur months ago owing to  a had leg, is now iu the scrapping.  Also lt<*g.   Wal.Hon  of the b-lth,   who  I Weill      im.w     ,n.i;iii.i     wu     int-    iiiui,i;niii.  i t.ri.i n in   <ii   .,!..   .....   <  ,, .,.    v ,.;������kjn%,i ,     wf  I the Canadian FuiglneerH.  THE   HOME  \*rr-       *  i * m.  TRANSIENT  I  officer of the 225th demands.  E. O. White arrived here from San-  don on Friday and with a crew of  three others is busy at the Alice mine  taking down the aerial tram and some  other machinery, which will be shipped to the Star mine at Sloean.  All Irish together to-night at tl e  Auditorium for the St. Patrick's Day  celebration under the auspices of the  ladies of Holy Cross Church. Dancing  cards aud refreshments will be the  features.   The fun starts at 9 o'clock,  Red Cross activities have spruced  up considerably of late. On Tuesday  there was not encugh material cut  out to supply the demand. Will those  knitting socks please remember thut a  lOi-inch foot and a 13-inch leg is the  standard size���������anything larger is  wasting wool.  ,T. S. Groves of Streatham, a suburb of London, England, spent a few  days here the early part of the week,  looking the Valley over with a view  to purchasing a ranch home. Before  coming to any decision he intends  visiting friends and looking over the  Nelson country.  While his work is somewhat less  arduous ut Penticton than were his  duties at Creston, Father John seems  to be a fairly busy man at that. The  Herald tells of liim returning a few  days ago from ii tour of the lower  Similkanieen, during which he visited  Princeton, Hedley and Keremeos.  Mr. nnd Mrs. Gobbett did the honors  at a party at their home on Monday  night���������a little birthday celebration  for Herb. A royal timo was spent in  game of various kinds and music, the  affair closing shortly after midnight  with a sumptuous birthday supper,  and many hearty, happy returns of  tho day.  Tho W.C.T.U. March meeting on  Thursday lii.nl, nt Mrs. Geo. Ga,rt-  wright's was tho most largely attended this season. Quilting was tho order of tiie day���������fur lhu iurvuu liumu i*\,  Vancouver. Tea was also suryed, nnd  a meeting combining much good work  and old-time sociability is reported by  all present. Tlio quilt wiii oo on view  at thu Mercantile Co, in a few days.  Saturday night'n rain and Sunday's  chinook made a busy timo of it for tin*  local section crows on tho Sabbath.  The Moods did most of tho damage in  the yard, quite m chunk of a washout  occniiiig oppislto tho Union ware*  lniu.il. i.iii! ,t,i������,tl.i.i \.\t *,i';ix' M:c. north  cioHHiiig. About tho same time tin*  supply of water into tho tank went  Muey iH'ceHHltating an examination  for jliticovery along the pipe Hue.   This  laLu't   UtitltPii:  Vt.xi.     kViii  OOMMODIOUS  SAMPLE  ROO M S  {THE BEST AND  MOST\  POPULAR HOTEL.: IN  THE  KOOTENAYS  Run   on strictly   up-to-date  LlUWOl \->     k S- ^- *t*m *- '*���������������������������* >n������ ������-* m*-mmm     ������    - ���������* ������������������ -mm.  all departments. Kitchen  staff (including cook) all  white ladies. Every comfort  and attention given to guests  The bar is s up plied with  only the best brand of goods.  H. DOYLE  Strong  Serviceable  Manufactured from English Kip  Leather. These Shoes will give  every satisfaction in wear and  appearance, being made of all  solid leather. Sizes and prices as  below���������  Children's, 5 to 7������  . $1.25  do.      8 to 10������      1*60  Youths, 11 to 13 J     2*33  Misses, 11 to *2f.     2.35  Women's, 2������ to 7 .     2.75  m  Creston Mercantile Go.  LIMITED  You GmWin Buy s&i  Canyon City  N.-  LUMBER, $10 per M, and up?  SHINGLES, $2 per ML and up,  BRAN, $1.10 per hundred.  Diiuivio, .pi. 20 per hundred.  2 cans CORN for 2 5c.  2 cans PEAS for 2 5c.  2 cans BEANS for 25c.  normal.  ,  k,t .1������������|>|1K>  ftfinvnn fisiw G iimhftr ftnmiiafiv  **������*MM *  mjtmm      *W U m   jj      Uh W* U ll U W m*t * W W tt H H |4i> W3 U H   ^  LIMITED  MMMM  IIVM  MM


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