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 4  ritfg^11^6  tiibra^y  ti:  f A s-  Vot.. VTTT  CRESTON. B.C., FRIDAY, JULY 14, 1916  No. 26  ^Sr  School Meeting  Votes But $3,000  Although the annual school meeting  on Saturday morning attracted a total  attendance of less than a dozen all  told the session was by. no means devoid of interest, the chief of which  centered around financial matters  generally in connection with school  affairs. Incidentally, the decision to  reject the trustees; request for $4,000  for school purposes this year led to  the resignation of Trustee Hurry, and  the gathering had toeiecttwo trustees  in place of one, along with an auditor.  Although pressed to stand for reelection Mrs. Mallandaine refused to  accept the honor for another term,  and her place on the board will be  taken by W. H. Crawford, while Jas.  Cherrington was chosen to serve out  Trustee Hurry's unexpired term of  one year. These, with P. H. Jackson,  will constitute the school board for  the next 12 months, with Dr. Henderson re-elected auditor.  There was the usual trouble to secure a chairman for the meeting, but  the honor was finally thrust upon T.  M. Edmondson, and C, F. Hayes  chosen secretary. After the minutes  of the previous annual meeting had  been read and adopted and the  treasurer's statement similarly disposed of, the amount to be raised for  school purposes was broached. The  estimated finance required for the  current, year is as follows :  $3,000 and that he did  not care to  have another term of it,  The chairman and Mr. Cherrington  pointed out that their demand for  only a $3000 uote was not a vote of  want of confidence in the trustees,  but they felt it was time the district  came to a showdown with the education department and that the argument might as well come this year as  next, or any other year.  The teachers' salaries remain the  same as last year and are as follows:  Principal $105, vice-principal $80  Division III. $70, and the primary  room $80 in case Miss Hardman returns. Should she not come back the  old salary of $70 will be paid.  If the government insists on making  advances to the trustees on the same  principle as last year, and the new  trustees carry out their determination  to not borrow money. Creston's educa-:  tional affairs pi*omise to be decidedly  interesting. There is enough money  on hand to pay salaries to the end of  July, but after that it will be a case of  borrow or close the school���������or induce  the staff to work without pay until  the new year, as it was well into January of this year before it was possible  to secure funds from Victoria. By  borrowing on the personal note of two  of the trustees things were kept going,  but the new trustees stoutly affirm  they will not borrow under any consideration this term.  CrestontBerries  Best at Winnipeg  Car 280828 berries Creston  to Scott Fruit Co., Winnipeg,  reached consignees in splendid  condition. -They say the finest  berries they have ever had.  The above is copy of a telegram  which reached Mr. Wood, the O. U.  G. representative here on Monday.  It refers to first refrigerator car of  uernes suippfiu  C-,   11.<_J111  the  Creston  ^\*mmm*������m*****   ���������������*B  Teaeb.ej.-s Salaries   Janitor  ^.   Secretary-Treasurer  Christie Bookstore Note-..   Insurance, 3-year policy^. ���������....t���������  ���������.-Wii^^������^^^A^..^^..'..ii^'������AiA^LAAP^  Water.  ~.P. -_���������..���������.':  Improvements, school grounds  Iniproyements, school [interior  Supplies  :   Incidentals   $1,700  370  Hi  132  :.-/������&���������  60  100  100  125  75  "Total Estimated Expense  $3,063  ���������jr. ir, rm Tt, -r Tvn cm  Xt,XU\JSUXXT X fc>  Government Cheques....... $2,000 00  Bank Loans- .......       600 00  Sales of Lumber..:        24 00  Sale of Stove ���������        4 00  Cheque (Mrs.  Mallandaine) to  - coyer overdraft, July 23,'15       4 41  Valley to Winnipeg, which arrived  there toward the end of the week.  The glad tidings were heard with  immense satisfaction on every hand  as the berries went out at the tail  end of last week's wet spell and  many had their doots as to the  berries being able to stand up  under such a long trip.  To not only lay them down in  good shape, but to be told they  were the finest fruit the Scott  people have had at Winnipeg,  which is a favorite market for  Ontario berries, is a pretty sure  sign that strawberries and more  strawberries is a pretty safe investment for "Valley ranchers.  If it is  -possible to get on   to the  Perhaps a fair summary of the situation would be to say that our production has reached so large a quantity  that we cannot hope to again secure  higher net returns for our berries than  other large berry-growing districts  get. In addition to this large production our prices will be reduced to  at least some extent by berries arriving ih poor condition.  Actual sales have been made for  practically all shipments at the following prices:  Up to July 1���������$2.75 per crate in  small lots. $2.50 per crate to wholesalers taking 25 or more crates.  Up to July 8���������$2.50 per crate small  lots.   $2.25 per crate to wholesalers.  Week commencing July 8���������$2.25  per crate small lots. $2.00 per crate  to  wholesalers.  These prices are well above that being secured by other districts, and indicate that onr selling agency is  handling the situation satisfactorily.  Rossland Forger  Nabbed at Sirdar  Kitchener.  Miss Ruby Hamilton, who has been  visiting Mrs. G. A. Hunt, left for her  home at Carlpton Place, Ont., on  Monday.  N. Winlaw of Kelson was a Kitchener visitor the latter part of the week.  J. J. Fingland, Kaslo, superintendent of roads, was here looking oyer  the highways on Wednesday.  Sergt. M.cMurray of the 223rd Battalion (alias Sergt. Robinson of the  I94th), who was here two weeks ago  presumably to secure recruits for the  233rd, was here again for a couple of  days this week, but on an entirely  different errand���������being detained at  the provincial jail Wednesday and  Thursday awaiting tbe arrival of  Police Chief Devitt from Rossland, at  which point McMurray is wanted on a  charge of foi-gery.  The offence was committed on Saturday, but it was not discovered that  the cheque was worthless until Tuesday, when an information was laid  and the police through the Crow and  Boundary country wired to be on the  lookout for the culprit. Capt. Forrester was in Kitchener on official business when the wire reached here at  noon Tuesday and did not return until  late that afternoon, when he immediately got busy, diseovering that the  needed gentleman had been at Sirdar  that afternoon. R. S. Bevan and his  Ford were commandeered and a quick  trip to Sirdar was commenced. The  auto party reached that point just as  an eastbound freight was pulling out  and surmising he was liable to be diking passage on it police officer Fori-es-  Total Receipts    $2,682 41  . EXPENDITURE  Bank Loans and Interest $ 614 50  Teachers' Salaries to March 31 1,200 40  Janitor, Salary. ... 312 50  .Secretary-Treasurer, Salarv.... 37 50  Substitute Teachers !  38 00  Supplies  83 20  Water    24 00  Wood  36 35  Improvements and Repairs  70 45  Miscellaneous   Expense  33 72  Total Expendituse $2,457 62  Cash in hank, June 30, 1010.. 174 70  $2,032 41  ASSETS  Lumber on hand $ 40 00  Wood, 17 cords at $3.40  57 80  .Secretary's Supplies  7 00  Bill-i Res^veable���������-unpaid  30 75  %   135 55  LIABILITIES  Tellers' Salaries duo, June 30..$  Janitor Salary due to June 30..  Due Socrotary-Troasm'cr   Christie's Bookstor, Supplies..  Water Rates unpaid   G Hendron,  rep. to building..  Creston   Drug   & Book. Co.,  Supplies   301 80  75 00  12 50  131 24  24 00  24 00  17 35  $   075 80  Tho  discussion   of    the    estimates  hronght out the fact that the  school  district has still almost $2000 owing  it from the government for tlu* two  preceding years and in view of this  state  of   affairs   Messrs.   Sherwood,  Cherrington and the chairman could  not two why vJ,00O bliotilri   ho voL-u to  tako care of an estimated expenditure  of Iowa than $3,100,  especially with at  least the greater part of this overdue  $2,000 still to come in.   They argued  that It was time to force tho issue with  the department, not only un lo the  arrears of school money, but also with  regard to the unbusinesslike methods  that prevailed   in  the  collection  of  w*bool   vntea.   The    motion   to   vote  $3500 was loht on the chairman"'-  cai>t-  ing vote.    Tt wns at thin point that  Trustee Hurry  tendered   lib. reslgna-  Miss Faulkner, one of the teachers  at Cranbrook is here for the holidays  with Mrs. L, Ifaulkner,  Birth-���������At Trail, on July 6, to Mr.  a^ttMi^-'J^tf'^h-fi-toj- rf taught**-.- Pa-  The ��������� mill commenced sawing on  Monday, with 12 horses and the caterpillar engine keeping it supplied with  logs.   A carload of U;ucks has arrived.  What with the lumber hauling, sawmill and box factory running full  blast, a crew engaged clearing land,  to say nothing of about 60 acres of  hay ready to cut, things in these parts  were never quite so humming as they  are right now.  Mrs. A. R. Swanson and children of  Sirdar are guests of Mrs. H, White.  Postmaster Gibbs and R. S. Bevan  of Creston were on a motor trip  through here on Sunday. Dick says  that Canyon City roads are. the best  in the Valley, which is saying a good  deal when it is remembered that five  teams make three round trips a day  hauling about three thousand feet of  lumber each load. R. S is strong for  good roads and will surely be numbered among the supporters for R. J.  Long, the resident candidate, who  will see to it that all the Kaslo riding  road money is spent to the best advantage.  The as-usual postponed school meeting is called for Saturday night aft 8  o'clock in the schoolhouse.  The electric storm last Saturday  night was the worst of the season.  No damage of any sort is reported,  though the heavy rainfall had a tendency to Hand the strawberries a bit.  J. McRobb is on tho harvesting staff  of tho future M.P.P. for Kaslo, helping tako off the heavy hay crop that  is noticeable on the Woodbine Ranch.  Gordon Kifor is boring for water on  his 10-acro ranch here.  Miss   May Johnson   of  Vancouver  Manitoba   markets  in   a   doubtful | has arrived in Kitchener to visit Mrs.  shipping  season  like   the   present  one under such favorable circum-  ssanceSj gi vet* normal weather and  the carload . fgtaVpf berries which  are assured f6r--ihe*next two ��������� years  at least, it would look as if the  Creston strawberry grower will be  able to find a market for his goods  at any prairie point to better ad-,  vantage, both as to shipping charges  and quality of goods on arrival,  than any  competitor east or west.  Up till yesterday six straight  cars of berries have gone, five to  Winnipeg and one to Calgary.  This week will about se** the oeak  of the season, though quantities of  strawberries will be going out for  at least 10 days longer.  Wednesday night's rain will  tend to lengthen out the harvest  and there is every assurancn that  early season estimate of 16,000  crates for the Valley will be possibly a couple of thousand crates  under the actual export trade.  \. A. Hunt during her holidays.  J. J. Grady of Wynndel .was a busi-  Caulpy was in charge of the train and  at a point a^out. a mile out he stopped  and a search of the train was commenced with the result lhat McMunay  f**\m     *\y  ness visitor here on Monday.  E. Miller is away to build a, lookout  Ration at;a p^mt^iust:; west Off Craiif'  brook.  Constable Forrester was here over  night Monday on official business and  looking for a site for a summer camp  for his August vacation. . i  VkiT* 1.0.0   ��������� - I****-**.** -������ +-  Sir>etat*  Growers Bulletin  Chas. Huscroft is erecting u 24x32  bungalow home on his (10-acro ranch  at Deer Lodge.  Fraser Rros. are now patrons of the  Cranbrook creamery and are sending  the '.hUU-i' faeUa-y uhoat (V) gallons of  cream weekly.  F. Knott has had the telephone installed in his residonce'this week.  Road repairing, for the present at  least, camo to a stop on Saturday  night. Owing to tiie expenditure, ou  the Mckay bridge the amount available for roads this season is limited.  Good roads are a valuable asset to any  community and it is reassuring ta  loam that the local IVmuci'vatlve, candidate   will  Innlnt   on   a   progressive  Growers are enquiring daily about  the strawberry situation, both past  and present. Everyone realizes that  berries have been iu poor condition  foi shipment this year, and returns  coming into the office provo that this  is correct.  It is our policy this season to take  the growers into our confidence and  furnish all information available.  Unfortunately the question of price  on ctrav/bi'rvion thi?*. He!������uon bin**"' *m  the amount of rebates wo will have  to allow, and information in this regard is always slow coming in.  Reports como from roll able oon-  slgnoes that "Berries have arrived in  poor condition, but wo will do the  best we can to avoid loss." A report  of t'Wr, kind i������ noenoonvi'v indHluit",  nnd we have to let n. certain amount  of time elapse before returns for nuch  shipments can be figured on for final  results.  Under these circumstances we nre  at.������. loss to know h.r.t what to publish.  Wo do not wrnt to build up the belief  that berricH are going ta bring mitis-  laci'Ory juimm t'������������������.y x<i j.uj uiutii m  final returns. On the other hand, we  would not, bo jut-titled at the preneiit  time in ttaying that final remits would  be uiinrtinfactory  to  the growers,   iih  Dr. Henderson of Creston was a caller here, Wednesday.  We are glad to be able to report that  Mrs. W.-McCabe is rapidly recovering  from her illness and will soon be about  again.  J. S. Deschamps of Nelson was a.  Sirdar caller Tuesday and Wednesday.  Mi*, and Mrs. Ccsman of Medicine  Hat, and family, arc at the C.P.R.  house spending the summer vacation.  Ike Lewis of Lewis Island was here  on W ednesday.  Mrs. Woodland of Cranbrook is  visiting friends in Sirdar.  Mrs. Jones of Kuskanook was visiting friends here Tuesday and Wednesday.  Capt. Forrester paid a flying visit  hero Tuesday, accompanied by R. S.  Bevam Cap. was just in time to stop  an outgoing freight on which was a  questionable citizen who had been  parading in khaki for some timo past.  The would-be "recruiting officer" has  boon in Oreston, wo understand, and  made many friends during his sojourn.  We had not time to get bettor acquainted hero owing to his hurried  departure.  four cars back of the.engine.  He was immediately removed and  Walked .hack to Sirdar from where-he  ���������was motored--to Creston and lodged in.  Castle Forrester. When searched his  worldly goods were found to consist of  a bunch of keys and a drill book, along  with some newspaper clippings, as  well as the regimental number plate  233 which had been removed from his  hat.  On his previous visit here his actions  and general appearance exoitog considerable suspicion, but who he really  is and what he is will likely come out  at the trial at Rossland, io which place  he was taken yesterday afternoon.  A sergeant of the Rossland police  force arrived yesterday and took  MoMurray back with him to stand  trial. It is believed he is a deserter  from   the 233rd���������an Edmonton corps.  VTOf-w otr b ������&&**&  Mrs. Gilpin and family wish, through  Tin? Rkvikw, to express their appreciation of the assistance and true  sympathy shown them throughout  the late Mr. Gilpin's illness and  their  I ������nl������om>(iniM,t.  AS Hob Sidling  Up till noon on Wednesday the  strawberry shipments from this point-  had reached the 800 mark. Tuesday  was the big day, when 100 crates  wentout. R. Stewart had 27 of these  and R. Hood 24.  Wednesday night's shower make a  break in an ideal haying week. The  clover crop is stacking up much better  than expected, although it is two  weeks latter than last season.  Mrs. W. Trovelyan of Calgary arrived the latter part of the week on a  visit to Mr. and Mrs. T. Trovelyan.  Miss May Kennedy of Boswell was  here a couple of days this week visiting the Compton children.  Word has boon received hero by  letter thai iiie injuries sustained by  Fred Haggart, reported wounded in  France some weeks ago, aro decidedly  serious. Ho is reported to have lost  his U-ft arm as well n* the sight of his  loft eye.  The rolls of honor for  the   school  horeaveirient.      Thoy I term   jiiHt. cloned   have been    awarded  policy of road construction particular-  Lion, pointing out that he had at least | ly in  the agricultural iicctinus cl the | our own nuta i������ uu.o wu- average ������������������������ i������ ������  one year's  trouble running affairs on ' province. ' wm ������������* " l""*-"1 *���������*'������* ���������  deeply appreciate the floral rcmembr-  anci-H from Rev Mi- Mahood, Mr and  Mrs CO Rodgers, Mr and Mrs Arrow-  smith, Mr and Mi-h Angus Smith  (Grand Forks), M������* and Mi-h Fred  Smith, Mr and Mi-h S A Hneei-w, Mr  and Mrs Hondren, Mr and Mi-h Tt M  Held, Mr and Mrs Boyd,   Mr and Mrs  T^������ I. ���������������. 1 ������������... It......      || ������,.,  Jl *OU IJt'J.J/,      xt*t    jJj.j.       ......       .>��������� ..........���������*.���������. x.. ,  Mr and Mi-h Dow and   family, Mr and  Mi-h Goo  JohiiHon,   Mr-s  i<'airhe,iti, Mr  and   Mrs   (Jims-   Moore,   Mr and   Mri:  John    Hobden,     Mrs     Hayden    and  t  aV.1 l',t>l'r* ijJJIJjJ ���������A.j.yt.j ������j        ...iv.        J.^iia  !     .     .  .   .������ J.MIII.X.JJJ.  as follows: Deportment, Randolph  Carr; Prellciency, Hoy Pease; Regularity and Punctuality, Wilfrid Mason.  The early season honor* for rasp-  nori-MiH at Lhiti poinl go lo.Mlh. ('hiurh-  ill who Inid a crate foi- rihipment on  Tuesday. John Miller get.*- the early  black curianl.ii medal with a c-rate tor  export on Wednesday.  Mr. and Mrs. Barraclough   headed n  fishing party that spent the week   end  ��������� !.  .���������I. rTHE B&VXEW* CRESTON. B. C
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B^S^ M8*^
INSURANCE
COMPANY
An
Exclusively   Canadian   Company
Assets Over  Four
An Excelsior Policy is a Money Saver.
Million  Dollars
Get One To-day.
(EDWAR8SBDRG)
"Silver Gloss" has been doing
perfect starching in Canadian
homes, for nearly 60 years.
In one pound packages ar.d six
pound fancy enamelled   tins.
THE   CANADA   STARCH
CO. LIMITED
MONTRSA5... CARDINAL.
BRANT-FORD. FORT WILLIAM.
Word From Exploring Party
Prof. fv!. C. Tartquary Says Expedition.
Will Reach Home During Summer
The  first member of  the  American . ,
Arctic Crock u* Land llxpodition,  lho-'
lessor   Maurice   (.-.   Tanquary   o��   Clu-l
eago,   haa   arrived   :it  (*opi*nluu*;e-n  on j
the steamship A^t-de from ('tvenl.ind. !
Ho   reported   irood     st*ii*ntifio   results!
had boi'ii obtained by llu**    expedition.)
Tho rvinuiuin.*- uieinbers nf the --xplor-j
ing parly, \\hk-b [���:, headed by  Donald ,
l>.   \l;u*Millan.   have   been   fuiVj-d     to .
-'iay   al ?\\ui.!i  PLur   ''ay.  a-.*  th.-.*  ivhof;
ship Cluitt  was unahli* io ir.et rliroujdi'
the iee.    The arrival -if Pi-.-iessor 'fau-
quary at C'o'peidnuten  is reported iu a!
de^pateh   from   the   Danish   capital  to j
tbe Central  Now.1 Aiiviu-y- j
Ih-ofj'.-sov   ''.utqujuy   and  two  others
HROBBINC NEURALGIC HEAD
nACBE CORED
.AB-SPLITT1G DISTRESS VANISHES- INSTANTLY
Ol
i.fckers c; "Crc.cn Bnv:d" c.t:d
Con: Syrups, and
south   overlind   wiih     tlu*-   object
reaching   (Iv*   first
! sail ine:.   but  :>nly Ta miliary  stu-tveded
This   Wonderful    Curative
Liniment Never Fails
HUB ON NERVILINE
Neuralgia   quickly   cured   is   twice,
nay, ten limes cured.   Little neuralgia
pains -.'low  into  Jug ones,  but  Ncrvi- j
line" iu ten minute.-; relievos even tin*:
worst ones     liven a single application j
wilt remove the nerve congestion that
causes the pain.
.Nerviline penetrates deeply into the
sore  tit-sue,  readies the source of in-
fhuu-ition,    drives    it out    root,    and
branch.     Kvery  drop  of   Nerviline   is
l>.'iVdsUl,l,steameri l,,',tM,t  iu   !>*du-subduing  power,    and
its strouges-1, charm lies in the fact that
it rubs right, in, even to the very last,
drop. Nerviline is not grt*r.:;y, and its
pain-removing power is at least live
times greater in strength than ordinaly
remedies.
We guarantee Nerviline will. cuie-.
neuralgia���not only relieve it, but
actually and periniinentiy cure it. Just
in the same way will it cure lumbago,
sciatica, stiffness and  rheumatism.
To conquer all muscular and none
pain, use Nerviline. A large bottle
in the home keeps the doctor's bill
small. Get the large 50c family si/.'*
bottle; it is more economical than the
25c trial size. Sold by all druggist*
everywhere, or the Catarro/.on.e Co..
Kingston, Canada.
tu get ti 111-; ot*. the vessel. The expedition will reach home, is is expected,
during   the   summer.
At ih.-.
(.'amp l'i
I  found
Yarmouth V.  M. C. A. Boys'
���d at Tusket   Kails in Aicrust.
MIXAttlV-s LINIMK-NT most
���eueficial for sun burn, an immediate
relief i'nr colic and toothache.
ALKUKD   STOKES.
General  See'y.
Moose law,    -     Sask.
July 11th io 14th���Four Full Days
Cheapest Excursion Rates on allRailrcads
Grand R~--i"n;c
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Tour."am.?nt* Early Western Scones; Feat-
Buckiru- Horse liiders
"This   is VOUR   Invitation
A. P. Day, Men igsr*
Further
Writ-:
E. J. McMillan, Secretary*
Canada's existing over-sea force exceeds by 00,000 the strength of the
British Army at the outbreak of the
war.
Just  Credit
1U> not fear lo give credit where
credit, is due. If we cannot do great
deeds we can at. least appreciate them
iu others. No jealous and envious
spirit ean rise, to greatness, whatever
opportunities are offered, and no broad
and generous spirit can ever live an
ignoble life, however circumscribed
its surroundings. A Avliole lifetime
of hum-drum duties cannot so narrow existence as docs the habit of
belittling the deeds and experiences
of others.
Civilian���Hullo., old man, home on
leave? How are things going with
us out there?
Soldier���I couldn't tell you; haven't
seen a newspaper for months!���London Opinion.
Recognized as the leading specific
for tin- destruction of worms, Mother
Graves' Worm Exterminator has
proved a boon to suffering children
evervwhere.    It seldom fails.
.3>^ag^-,q^sc*rarec*M����g��~g
i^-WK^rvwBjiffrm &
"Fish hooks have been found in
tinned and frozen meat purchased,
from two American firms for use in
the Italian Army The fish hooks are
"believed to have been inserted by German workmen employed by those
firms,"  says  -:; Home correspondent.
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KINGSTON
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ARTS EDUCATION
APPLIED SCIENCE
Including Mininsf. Chfmk'.il, Civst. T-Tcch-
nuical aad lilcctric.-.l Knginccring.
MEDICINE
"        Tjuving i*ic- V��'sr there v.-iii be continuous
cessions in Medicine.
HOME STUDY
The Arts Course ��ii:iy lie trU:<Mi "t>y corr<r-
snowioiice, lint fctutiems desiring to graduate tuust atteud one sesjiioa.
SUMMER SCHOOL    geo. v. chowm
JULY AND AUGUST REGISTr-JA.-*
rh-OUld
It
> pro ii
ibu '
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A  Few Good   Hens
a fact tliat the
ab'.v
iver-
oanne with a few fowls in
o-dCK  yard   makes  more than the
rmer with his numerous scrub fowls
-id ideal range. Fanners of this class
learn  that, a dozen pure bred
iih   good   care   will   yield   far
I'.-'t <���="* -���>-! times
A fvlcdica! Need Supplied.���When a
medicine* is found that not only acts
upon the stomach, but is so composed
that certain ingredients of it pass unaltered through the stomach to- find
action in the bowels then there
available a pugative and a cleanser
of great effectiveness. Parmelee's
Vegetable .fills are of this character
and are the I-erst of all pills. During
the years that they have been in use
thev' havo  established  themselves   as
An Excellent Medicine
For Childhood Ailments
Baby's Own Tablets are an excellent
remedy for childhood ailments. They
regulate the bcfwels, sweeten the stomach, banish .colds and simple fevers
and cure all minor ills of little ones.
Concerning them Mrs. H. N. Eisam,
Owls Head. N. S.. writes: "I always,
use Baby's Own Tablets for my little j ach and bowels
ones and find them an excellent medicine for childhood ailments." The
Tablets are sold by medicine dealers
or by mail at 25 cents a box from the
Dr. 'Williams' Medicine Co., Brock-
ville, Ont.
A Comparison in Casualties
In less than two years Germany bus
lost in battle over five times as many
soldiers as the.Union lost in four years
of the Civil War. Northern lossra
were 1)7,000 killed in battle and 43.000
who died of wounds, making a total
of 110,000 killed. The German killed
amount to 664,000. Since the Kaiser
has only about three times as large
a population to draw upon as had
Abraham Lincoln, and as he is losing
men in battle over ten times as fast,
the ratio of Germany's daily loss to
population is more, than three time-*,
as great as wns the loss of the Northern States. But Germany is not allowing s-o many men to die of disease an
did the United States. Disease took
199,000 Union soldiers, or upward of
double as many as were taken .by Confederate bullets.���Philadelphia Ledser.
Miller's Worm Powders are a prompt
relief from the attacks of worms in
children. They are powerful in their
action and, while leaving nothing to
be desired as a worm oxpellant, have
an invigorating effect upon.the youthful system, remedying fever, biliousness," loss of appetite, sleeplessness,
and other. ailments that follow disorders caused by worms in the stom-
Wifie���Tomorrow will be my twenty,
sixth birthday.
Hubby���Why, a year ago, just before.
government of New Zealand ia
building a five  mil*.
The ..
railroad tunnel
at a cost of nearly S5,000.000 to give
close connection between the east and
west coasts of South Island.
MinarcTi
Friend.
Liniment     Lumberman's
i3 i tw
our  wedding,  you told me you   were!
nty-two.
Wifie���Yes, but we women age rap-
idlv after marriage.
i.-ns
ire at ���������t; profits ii-.an sever,
unnber of scrubs
Man of the House���Why did you tell
my wife what time I come in    this
morning after I expressly told you not
clone. | to0
_  i     ,*rhe cook���Sure, Oi didn't tell her.
He���I tore up that poem I wrote last   She asked me what toime ye got  in
no other pill
thi
week
She���Tore it up? Why. that waa the
host thing you over did
an* Oi told her Oi was so busy gettin'
the breakfast that Oi didn't look at
the clock.
The Mistress���My last maid was too
familiar with the police-man. I hope
i ean trust you?
Tho Maid���Oh, yes, madam; I can't
bear 'em. I've been brought up to
'ate* the very sight of 'em. Pa's a
burglar.   "'
"Did   you     get   a   -econimendatioa
from your last mistress?"
"Yes'm."
"Where it is?"
��� "Sure   it . wasn't    worth    keeping,
ma'am."
Same Old Story
From Cape Breton
WchMcSivornstaie-
n*cnts1romp-tier.:*.
cuicd cf Fils.Esiic-j-
cy.FjIllngSlcknci.
or Oonvul"iion3 by a
frco sampls at Or,
R-iol's remetf*/. Ws
PAY EXFIIESSAIjE on
Pr.EETntALBOmE
II you CUT OUT ami
P.ETURHTIUS AQ la
        your letter    Hun<
tireds of tcs'lmotiWc en lite. Clve aeo and full carticslars.
Dr. F. 1UIWEY KOO? CO.Dc?t.AMG'.jS����-N. NewYorli
There is no Wool  in France
About as ir.sui ��� ;:������ v,-;is the r-itu-ition
iu <'im.-u'n wlirii tb-re v.;is no corn in
ti.'- hind, h- tic tn '.vs th;il 11n:���:���.- i-i no
WOOl   10   be    Ir.Hl'j'bt   I'jiI-   love   Of   tilniK'-*,'
in France.    Mine, o'tiormnii, the 1"-1����� * 1
C:\;.. .-��� vi.-dior f:-' ::. tb.- front, ti"". in
TuiMjii.-i, advu.'iti .s the si'iidiug oi n.u-
knitteil yarn. Ihe sending of which
wi;! eiiuble many peer women t.> earn
money. S)),. was id.--o int-Testeil with
th" I'.vporiiiii'ijt. of cotton l"gs for
.*������������ iel:.s   and   thought   the   idea   a   good
Oil''.
%fM
How They Cure
I'M SSISVIM K,   QOK,
"I i-iilT'-red from Kiibicy Trouble Icr
���rv��.*r;il yt-i:r;i| r.tul tiii'il luiinci ous renicilios
nnd doi(<iiV \iir-i liplioli'. v.illitmt periiiurx-'iit
��� r'.'u-t,  lay  r::' * tx'injf iIiikh'ij.     Alli-r mm-Iii1*;
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Ijrf tint liinipin, witltuiil uli oliol, is I'vu'llciil
l;,f t!.c I'.idjH^ "., I ili'i'nli.l to try (.in Pilh.
t>iif 'inj;li.- pill |;av��. UK* cic.it rrlicl. I liavu
ni.'.v i..i..'u lnui   Ihjm". ni <jin  Pill-, mut linil
IUV'.c'.l <i;t.ipl'-lfly Mll-i'tl. No IJIiil.* Ililll
Ii r j ii ir.r in. t i-.-r ����� in wii/ lit ( li'ar ryo , ��� Im.'.Ii
cjjIi.: tunic vl i mi;'III a.nl vi;;ii|-, 'i lu, U
1*/h:jt (en  Pill. \i���\<- tloiic lor mi-."
ii. powis IM-.I-;ni:K' v.
Wn-.r i!rn,'7p,'r li '.<���!!���; (Iin Pill, ;',.). . :i linic
nr ���{-. huxn-i *ji.f. <���,(>.     Write lor liirc Mini|i!r Id
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National Drufr St Chcmicnl Co.
Cmi..iz.ilxtm Lkiuied, Tor onto.
DODD'S    KIDNEY     PILLS    CURED
V/HEN   DOCTORS  FAILED
Mr. M. A. Morrison Suffered from
Kidney Disease for Five Years���
Dodd's Kidney Pills Cured  Kim.
Tarbot, Victoria. Co., C. B. (Special.)
���(Hired of Kidney trouble of five
years' stfitidiug- and of whicli three
doctors failed to cure, him, Mr. M. A.
Morrison, tt well known resident of
Ihi.s placo has no hesitation iu slating
that, he owes his health to D.odd's
Kidney  Tills..
"1 was *-o weak I eould not walk
ii quarter of a mile nnd to-day I am
al.de to attend to my vork us well as
1 was twenty years ago." Mr. Morrison
says. "For five years 1 suffered from
Ivi'dney Disease. 1 was 1 rented hy
three "skiifnl    doctors    but    got    no
benefit.
"'Then n friend advised me to use
Dodd's Kidney Tills. I went to the
<bn-.en.-t. and "n.t five boxes. Boforr*
I had u.-.od four boxes I was completely cm reil.
' "f advise anyone sutfering from kidney desoase to use Dodd's Kidney
Tills. Anyone who wants to know more
about my cure has only to write to
mo and I. will toll thorn all air-out it."
Uodd'n Kidney Tills nre no ox-pori-
niont. They have been curing kidney
disease in nil parts of ('annda for n
quarter of a century. Ask your neighbors about them.
Take 2 Tablets  at
will
Refreshed, Bright & Vigorous.
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No Poace on .1 German Basis
From lime to time, with each ��uc-
civ..live di:-,couii'.:;ement" or v.*if 11 nn
apparent success, gained a,t a. terrifying eo.-d, (lermnny has put out. pence
feelern. The most recent of those |
���ipp''!i)\"l in the Ih-rlin reply to the
.'tin 'I'li'.'tn ii-i.iiitvi lli:,V . nh-.iiiirine
innrdrr:'. cf-n-'e forthwith. Church and
State haw hi-, u te ed tu convey hinls
lhat (leiinany would have pence���on
her own term-. One after another the
nalioiiH opposir.)! Cierinany have eni-
pbatieally nnswrred the (Jerinan plea.
Koine day it inu-t of u.ee--ily dawn
mi (be I'riis-i-in in il il my c'lique Hint
(lies* iiiifiitiia niean ex.'i>tly what, they
uy    that   there   will   be   no   peace  ou
a   (ieiiuini   On-in  nnd   liiai.  v\ien   ( , ,-
event. 11 illy   does   coin.'   (! i ��� ii 11 ii) iy   will
lie   oliiil'i'ii   lo   ayii-i-   lu   tin     j< iih,.,   iJitt
v, ill   bave   ii'it    the   iligblcst   jiart   in
When you feci gloomy and depressed and cannot sleep, suspect your
nerves. When you shrink from company and would rather be alone you
are losing confidence in yourself, and that can only mean weak nerves.
It is not natural to be solitary und unsociable, it shows clearly that vitality has become reduced,
and ihe nervous system correspondingly weakened, liur. take Dr. Cassell's Tablets for such a
condition and you will be astonished at tho results, astonished at the bright hew health you will
gain, at the splendid vigour and vitality they will give you.
Mr. Poole, a business man of 60, Infirmary Road, Sheffield, England, says :���" I had lost all
confidence in myself, and was actually afraid io meet people. The alertness and activity I had
formmly possessed wcra cono. My di'jedion was fccblc, .'tnd '.lccplessneiia tv:i3 terrible. But when I
coiTimsnccd tailing Dr. Cassell's Tablets I noon felt better.   Now I am as well and fit as any man ol my age."
Dr. Cassell's Tablets aro Nutritive, Restorative, Alterative, aud Anti-Spasmodic, and of grout Therapeutic
value in all derangement* of the. Ncrvo and Functional Systems in old or young. They are the recognised
luodciu homo rcmeily for N't'votr. Hrralcdovii, IW-rvn nnd Sj-lnal Paralysis. Infantilo Paralysta, Riclcetn,
St. Vitus' Dance, Anremia, Slcoplcssnesii, 'Kidney Disease, Dyspepsia, Stomach Catarrh, Brain l-'ag, Ueaclaclic,
Palpitation, Wanting Diseases, Vital Exhaustion, Loss of Flesh, and Premature- Decay. Specially valuable
for Nursing Mothers and during tho Critical Periods of Lifo.
nc
DniRgi'-.tfi and Dealers throughout Canada s-.ell Dr. Castoll':, Tablets.    If not procurable in your city
rend to the role agents, Harold V. Ritchie & Co , Ltd., 10, McCaul Street, Toronto;  ono tubo 60 centrf,
six tubas lor tho price of iivc
War Tax Extra, 2 cents per tube.
iiprte'txrit:���7)r Cnimrll'ii f*o.,  Ltd.,  hfanrlie.-iUr, Km.
l!iviu��r tlwrn flown.-  N'i'��v \or\
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mmtmmmmtmmmm ������������������"*���������*������  THE llEVIEW, CRESTO"**T. B. G,  PPipPf:  'TIIC  DIE  MORAL   PREPAREDNESS   THE   PLEA   TO  AMERICA  Or. -. A. Macdonald, of Toronto, Tell the American People Why  Canada is Engaged in the War, and Makes a Plea for the  Preparedness of American Mind and Conscience    o '  ^TtTy pica is i'or the preparedness  of the American mind, of the American conscience, of the American vill,"  was ihe declaration of Dr. J. A. Macdonald to a mass meeting under the  auspices of the Presbyterian General  Assembly held at Atlantic City recently. Ho spoke i'or more, than an hour  in the interc.**t of colleges and universities ������*.nd their part in the world conflict of ideas. References to Canada's  part in the. conflict in Europe were  cheered.  Wh.it saves this world war from being', in the eyes even of a Canadian,  an     unredeemed     and     undisguised  brutality is that, more than any of the  great- wars ot history, it is a struggle  not for territory but for freedom, for  the freedom of the soul, for the ideals  of   liberty:   a   struggle   for   the   right  of a free people to govern themselves,  and for equality of opportunity for the  little kingdoms and the small nationalities:   a' .struggle  for  the  right  to  a  place iu  the  sun. not for the  Great  Powers alone, Britain and France and  Germany and Russia, but for Belgium  and Denmark    and    Holland and the j  jSeandinavian   countries    and   Greece !  and the Balkan States, that they, too, {  as freely and  securely as their larger !  neighbors, may  each  ho free  to  live |  their  own   life,   to  cherish  their  ideals, and to make their distinctive,  contribution to the civilization and  freedom of the world. For anything  less noble Canadians, too, ought to be  too proud to fight. But for anything  more worthy none, of the heroes and  patriots of old ever had a chance to  go out and die.  Proceeding, lie dealt with the phases  through whieh the nations., and particularly France and Britain, hail  passed in their struggle i'or the freedom of ideas, for the rights of the common people, find for equal justice for  nil classes before iiio. law. In the world  conflict of ideas there could be no  neutrality and in this connection he  said: j  Preparedness? Yes. Tf Americ������i is to  play any worthy part in the gigantic  conflict  of  ideas.  Avhieh   will   disturb !  the world long after the war of Forces i  has spent itself,  it is high time Am- !  erica made ready  i'or that inevitable  struggle.  But tho readiness for which I plead  on this occasion and in this presence  is the preparedness of the American  .Mind, the preparedness of the American Conscience, the preparedness of  the American  Will.  Better, infinitely better, to go into  the war at the battlefronts of Europe  and on the high seas with an army  and a Navy weaker and worse equipped than the most alarmist, accuser of  American unpreparedness in his wildest nightmaie ever dreamed, than to  line up in the world conflict of Ideas  with an undisciplined national Mind,  a seared national Conscience and an  irresolute national Will. These are  iho Verdun battlements of your nation's life. Surrender them to the  enemies of Truth ami Freedom .and  Honor, and, no matter what happens  lo your battalions and your battleships, your nation will have lost its  Soul.  My pleading, therefore, with you  .i.nd'with all Americans, in this time  of national! fear and international  peril, is not so much for or against the.  preparedness policy for Navy or Army.  As a Canadian that is not my business.  Tn that national controversy I am a  neutral.  But Canadians also nre Americans.  To us ns to you in the new day of the  new world the desolated war nations  will look for leadership in those policies and programs lhat make for internal ioiuil peace  !     The Spirit of the West  I Westerners   Have   Readily   Responded  j to the  Call  of  Danger  Eastern Canada does not need io  j be reminded of what Western Canada  | has done in this war. In tho western  Provinces one looks, and not in vain,  for the cheery- optimism and splendi 1  enthusiasm of youth. These sterling  qualities have nowhere been so strikingly displayed as in the record of  recruiting since the war began. It  is not that the West ean claim to be  more thoroughly impregnated with the  spirit of British freedom, but rather  that there the spirit of youth, which  is the Soul of adventure, readily responds to the call of danger from the.  "little isle ou=- fathers held for home."'  The Calgary News-Telegram claims  for Albei'ta, a new record:  "Their Parliamentary duties having  been disposed of for another year,  several more members of the Alberta  Legislature have exchanged the toga  for the uniform, and today .more than  twenty per cent, of tho Provincial Lawmakers are under the colors. All told,  there are fifty-five representatives in  own i the House at Edmonton, and of these,  eleven have already signed up for service overseas.. This -.c one more than  a fifth, and it is do.totiul if there "is  any other legislative body iu the Do-  I minion that can make a better show-  i ing.  |     "Of the eleven Alberta solons, two  are   Colonels,   one   is   a  Major,   three  ; are Captains, three hold rank as lieu-  i tenants, and  two are privates.      Ono  i of the three Captains has seen active  j service in ths great war, and is home  j on furlough,    v.nd one  of the    three  Lieutenants .has risen from the rank?.  Taking everything into consideration,  it  is   a   most   democratic   as   well' as  a  most   patriotic   body,   this   Alberta  Legislature, its members are fighters  when  it conies  to  politics  and yet  it  is seldom that one side of the House  sees  eye   to   eye  with  the   other  but  on   the   question     oi   patriotism    the  fifty-five members nre a unit."  This is a record of which Albert ana  have reason to be proud. The .swnt  under-tow of the European war is a  unifying force throughout the Empire.  East and West in Canada, are one in  this war. The only rivalry between  them is how best to serve*their day  and generation in the spirit of unity  and freedom so that Canadians hurrying to the call of the motherland, can  truly say as they catch the vision of  the years to be*  From a Farmer's Wallet  Honesty   in     Business    Transactions  Pays  Every Timn  Have you ever heard a farmer say  after he has sold a poor, wornout cow  for a good price "I got a big price  for her, she was getting along in  years and would not be worth much  another year?" And say this right  before the young folks. What kind of  an education is that for boys and  jiirls? If father is tricky; is not that  a lesson in deception for the young  folks? They think father is all "right.  What father does and says must, be  all right for them to do; so the world  is  made  a  little  bit. better  I knew a, man whose son sold a  yoke of oxen. After he had the money  in his hands and the oxen were gone,  the old father said to his boy: "Now,  my boy. that was too much for those  oxen. They wore not worth it. You  take part of that money and give it  back to the neighbor. We can't afford to take iiis money in any such  way." But the son protested. "He-  agreed to the price, father. It was a  fair bargain !" The old man was firm,  however, and insisted that his son  had over-reached and should pay back  part of the money, and he finailjf did  so. Do you suppose either of them  ever lost anything by that course? As  long as he lived the man who bought,  those oxen spoke of the farmer and  his son as honest men, worthy to be  believed in every spot and place. Yes.  long after they were both dead and  gone that story was told of them and  their memory was the more fragrant  for that  simple little  transaction.  Now. I have called this a small matter. I have not used the right word.  Xo such thing is a small matter. It  is a groat matter that we shall every  one of us, live the pure, clean, white  life. We can get along without the  money; the character we must have.  And all the little, things we do day-by-  day help to make up character. Not  reputation���������that is only the froth  whipped up by the wind on the top  of the ocean depths below. Keput-  tion is only a few lines written about  us in the dust. Character is the deep-  graven story of the inner life, written  for   eternity.���������Edgar   L    Vincent  i  Leave the Farm  Daylight Saving  Hour Taken From Sleep of Sloth Adds  Miiiions to Wealth of World  In Europe, where saving is now  so necessary, several countries have  jumped all the clocks ahead an hour,  with intent of economizing those  valuable 00 minutes from sleep or  sloth for the urgent needs of daywork.  Germany alone estimates an annual  saving of over $400,000,000 a year in  light and power bills-.  r  lus  iv i  "The   cares   we  vision.  Our hearts  dilate.  We st.?p from days of sour  Into the. grandeur of our fate."  ���������Toronto Globe  hugged   drop   out   of  with    deeper thoughts  li vision  Ten C. P. R. Scholarships  From 1017 onward the C. P. H. Company will award ten McGill scholarships, instead of five, as at present,  to einnloyees or sons of employees who  take the TTni.vt rsity course, whieh in-  ehules eheniieal. electrical, mechnnl-  : m! ;:nd civil i ngineei iug  Will Co-operate  Formation of Committee of Commerce  and  Agriculture   Planned  The formation of a committee of  commerce and agriculture for Saskatchewan, composed of representatives  of all the business and farmers organizations of the province is advocated  by the llegina, board of trade and the  secretary has been instructed to communicate with the various organizations interested with tho purpose of  arranging  u  preliminary  meeting.  The mailer was fully discussed at  a meeting of the hoard and it was  shown that the object of the committee would be to discuss all matters nt  issue, between the various interests and  to advance those of lhe people of tho.  province by co-operating to the fullest  possible extent. The organization of  the committee will probably he bused  on much the same lines as the council of commerce and agriculture wliich  meeis in Winnipeg.  Contain no acid and tliuo heap tho leather ������oft, protecting it againtt  cracking. They combine liquid and -iwlo hi a panto form and requiro  only half tl������o effort fox* tt brilliant la������tin������ shine. Eaiy to uao for  all tho family-children and CuIulU- Shine your ahoe������ at homo and  k***> them neat. r. r. oallcy co. or Canada, ud.  *-������ T3iTTL������K! Hauii-TOH   ���������   Canaca  *.*������i-4CK~WK!?E5?A!*i is 5UuCrYuuftSHwciNtAi'm  of innovation that is displayed  in a kindred proposition advanced on  this side of the water whereby one  of our foremost activities���������Stock Exchange trading���������would gam an hour.  The gain would not. lie in stealing any  march upon the clock, but in shoving  the whole trading day itself ahead  lit) minutes, as measured in terms of  the old. reckoning and as compared  with other every day activities.  . And there is a real economy urged  ���������not so much in physical light as in  better distribution and use of time���������  in favor of the proposition recently  agitated in New York to open the Exchange at nine o'clock, and cltose at  two. The usually convivol type of  broker, who never appeared at the  offico until ten o'clock, has passed  into limbo, along with the "bet a  million" financier and the salesman  whos:* business "compels" hhn to  drink. And in his stead wo find the  man of affairs who realizes that his  ment.'il structure is reared on a basis  of physical fitness, and who, accordingly, finds on the links, the tennis  courts and the broad highways, the  well-being ho  requires.  The i'l'odi, American game���������baseball���������will bring many more devotees  into the sun and open air when the  market closes at, two o'clock; and that  extra, hour of daylight, invested in  out-of-door employments, will yield  goodly dividends of health and enjoyment, whereas in its present position, before the market opens, it is  simp))' idlo funds���������lloston News Jin-  reau.  To Make Warm Clothes  Fibres  of Tropica!  Trees  Used   J^oi'  a  Variety of Domestic  Purposes  A   new  material  has just, been  discovered    whieh   is  likely   In   produce  i\\u\ absolutely fresh  liritish industry.  This  material   is  lighter  and   warmer  than   anything   else   on   the   market,  and   is   made   from   the   fibre  of  certain trees which grow iu the tropics.  It.  is called  Credern   fleece, and  one  I Ihieknc:".'-. i;t -������������������nl'ficienlly   warm  to  I int.*  I oi'diii.iry   clot lies,   such   us   overcoats  or  dressing   ti'owns:     two   thicknesses  are   sufficient   for   such   military   requirement:.' as airmen's suits or motor  com i;*.  l     In   three   or   four   thiokness-'s   (his  Crcdem fleece is not only exceedingly  warm for the severest of winter weather,   but    is   ,'iuffieiently   buoyant    to  :' ���������'.,   ;;.'    u    iifi     j.). ������������������ i-i \ <r   'lit   e.-i.-. ���������   t'.l    ;i  disaster oi   sea. and lhe thickness of  the   lliei-e   ill    I liis   e.'l.-e   is   |U,(    s(,   j/n..,|  as to make the waisleoat or other garment  made   with  it  all  unsightly.  Farmers' Sons Should be Given Some  Incentive to Stay on the Farm  If the farmers' sons would remain  on the farm and keep pace with the  new developments m agriculture with  the same degree of activity that ehar-  ���������acterizes manufacturing and other  industries, the problem of maintaining fertility and supplying food for  the nation would be solved.  Boys leave the farm because they  are not given material encouragement to remain while they are in  their '/teens." The life of the average  young boy on the farm is not very  pleasant for -man reasons. The hours  of labor are long, drudgery is constant and the conveniences such as he  has seen in city homes are lacking.  No incentive is offered to overcome,  those disagreeable features. Most  ���������boys, when young, want to become  farmers like their fathers.- They listen to the representatives from the  agricultural er lieges and the well-  meaning city farmer enthusiasts picture the beauties of farm life, but  when they face the cold reality the  following morning, they are dissatisfied and want lo leave the farm.  I"believe I know how the majority  of farm boys feci, for I was one myself, ::nd have observed them for more  than a half ci.ntury. I believe that  there is a remedy that will counteract the dislike for the farm which  so often prevails among them, and  that, remedy is encouragement. Some  incentive must be offered, not after  boys have rciehod their majority, but  while they are just, "kids."  The following incident, which came  to my notice many years "ago, fairly  illustrates what I mean  by incentive,  or encouragement, and the discourag- j  ing -factor: j  The   doctor   was  visiting  a.   patient;  in the country.    Just as he was ieav-i)  ing the house, little Johnny, tiie farmer's eight year old son, said, "Doc-tor,  this is  my  birthday     and    papa has  given  me a pig.    1   want you to see  it." He proudly led the doctor to the  pen,   where   he   showed   him   a  little black pig about, n week old.  He  explained quite minutely 1he superior  points  of  this  pig  and   linid  that   he  was going to take care of it and, when  it got to" be  u  big hog,  would  sell  it  and have "lots of money."  From time to time during the summer Johnny look great pride in showing his pig, watching it eat, and keeping it clean. Three times a day he  would strut iike a little man out to  the pen carrying skim milk aud an  armful of corn, and tried to act and  talk like a full grown farmer. As the  summer progressed he enlarged the.  pen, giving his pet some extra pasture, and quite often would gather  green vegetation for it.. On one occasion he stated that next year he  was going to buy two or three pigs  with his money and ask papa to rent  hiin a piece of ground so that ho  eould iai.se his own corn. He concluded by saying that he "was going to  be a farmer and raise hoes and ������ref,  lien.  When the pig was ten months old,  Johnny's fattier sold his hogs, including Johnny's. Johnny was very  proud of his pig and declared it would  weigh lots more than any hog on the  place. The following 'morning the  hogs were delivered at the station,  and the doctor, anxious to know how  much larger Johnny s pig was. ne-  cause of the careful attention it, had  received, than his father's lot, went  to see it. weighed. When the hogs woro  being driven on the scales Johnny  said.. "Papa, aren't you going to  weigh my pig separately ?" The father  in a cold way said. "JYIy pig! Whose,  corn fed that pig? Get, out. of the way.  Don't bother me." And Johnny was  dumb. His lips quivered, tin* tears  rolled down his cheeks and he walked  away broken-hearted and discouraged.  Thojiext year Johnny did not raise  a pig, for all incentive was taken  away: all hi*? hopes and dreams were  bla.st.-d.  Today tho old farm where Johnny  lived is dilapidated and unproductive.  John is not a. farmer, but n worthless,  shiftless individual living in town.  His ninbifion was blighted the day  his pig win sold. What might, not  Johnny have become had his father  leken him inf<> partnership the day  lhe pig  wa:: .'-..IdP  Enemy Admits Food Shortage  The Germans are nt lust, admitting a  shortage or food. A leading article  in The iSehleisisehe Zeituug, the organ  of tin* great Cilesian landowners, says:  "Tt. is childish lo continue always to  hide the truth. Let us openly'admit  Hint the difficulties that have arisen.  mainly in the great towua. are e.uihed  not merely by lack of i-ystein in the  \ (listrihiilinn of lhe necessary urijclea  of food, but also hy the fact Unit the  supply of such articles is inadequate."  The journal admit-- lhat grievous * 11r���������.���������  content   has   spread   iu   ail   directions  iu   consequence   of  defects   in   tile   sys-  tern  of dealing with  the   food  supply,  and    iinpr.-'.   that,   (he   me.-i^nros   intr'o-  ''���������"-      I     ',',X    I!,'       ;..   ���������        llupi-M.-d     |',;,���������(     |y(...  parlmeiit will improve the situation.  SGLX* BY AM, COOS SHOE IjEASJ&TIS  V/OBW BY gVggy JStESSJaER OF THg ItiVkjifX  M---Sj-g-fW>U*������Wjg-J1l'^^^  Women Run War Hospitals  Constitute    Whole    Staff    From   Surgeons to Orderlies  A hospital in which only the patients  are men is one of the war time innovations in London. It is in Endel!  street near Covent Garden Market, and  the eutii-e staff, from cooks to surgeons, are women. The institution is  the outgrowth of a movement known  as the Women's Hospital Corps. A  little body of women left England for  France in the early stages of the war  to nurse the Avounded soldiers, but  later they were called back, as they  were needed even more urgently to  care for the many wounded soldiers  brought home to England.  From this small beginning the hospital, which will accomodate 500  wounded soldiers, sprang. The wounded soldier is considerably surprised,  if he is well enough to take notice,  to be brought to the hospital and see  only women orderlies in the corridors,  and women surgeons and physicians to  attend him.  The medical staff consists of eight  surgeons under the direction of a  chief surgeon, a dental surgeon, an  nice | ophthalmic surgeon, a pathologist, an  N-ray operator, an anaesthetist and  a number of physicians. In addition,  women medical students visit the hospital, and the entire administration  supervision of the hospital is in women's hands.  People and Land  Poorer  The shortage of meat in Berlin,  Hamburg, Frankfort and Leipsic and  other large cities is accounted for by  tiie lack of nitrates by which the land  ���������as a rule very impoverished��������� is  nourished. Germany has for many  years had to rely upon imported nitrates to keep her soil in a prolific  condition. Then, the shrinkage of labor on farms, and the commandeering  of live stock for the needs of the German Army at the eastern and western  fronts, have contributed to bring about  a serious state of affairs. Political  economists have held a conference'in  Berlin for the purpose of advising the  State as fo the best methods of conserving other food supplies, which may  be. required in a larger degree, if the  war should pass into another winter.  "Asphodel in Twobble went down  into the tenement district yesterday to  brighten the lives of the poor slnrn-  dwellers."  "Highly commendable. What did  she do for them?"  ".She told them about the good times  she's been having at Palm Beach."  RLY WO  Zealand  t   death  Women have voted in New  for t.v.-enly ye,,r:. The lowc  int.* for babies ,n *he world is iu N'ew  Zealand. Women a bo vote in Norway, Australia, Swi'den. Denmark' an,]  /'i.iboid. i lie re Al iov\e-,|, death rates  for  l.ahl������**s  *ii  the  worid   nre   in   (hi-.e  Only on  hdion  ol   An  many  or   Au  lllilli S    . .illrr  pel-   erllf.    ai".  b'rMi.  Th.'-v feel'  prep ired by  iiKinwealth *���������  e:t   itvaibdile  Un-Alien Austral in  " per cent, of the uiali  poptl-  tralia  wi-rc  born  in  <!<��������� r-  tlia,   and   mm   iV'-ai'ds   [e-  >    mole   | lii.'ii   half  oi   one  of  (;> iman   or   An,-I i i;,u  are  ri vjj'ili-il   '������������   "i  *  Mr.    Knil.h**.   the  I nt i-1 ii'ia"     from   tb  fie u re.-,  Com.  ���������   hjt-  Tell Others How They Wero  Carried Safely Thggugh  Change oi Lite.  Durand, Wis.���������"I am the mother of  fourteen children nnd I owe my life to  Lydia E. Pinkham'a  Vegetable Compound. When I was  45  and had tho  /--i 1~ .. M ... -     -J.    mr . *  bjiuugl)   Ui    XjIIC,  a friend recommended it ond_ it  gave me such relief  from my bad feelings that I took  several bottles. I  am now well and  healthy nnd recommend your Compound to other ladiea."  ���������It/Ii-a. UlAitY ftiuuwAY, Durand, Wis.  A Massachusetts Woman Writes:  lilncUf.tone, Mass. ��������� "My troubles  were from my npfe, and I felt awfully  nick for three yenr.i. I had hot flashe**  often und frequently Buffered from  pi.iiiH. I took Lydia E. Pfnkhftm'a  Vegetable Compound and now am well."  ���������Mr;-;. I'limnE CourcNOYiJu, Box 2d4Jf  JUlackstoue, Maun. ' '  Such warning cymptomni an nr-uKf* of  duffocutlon, hot fliiflheB,headaches,back-  .richcH,dr������*ad of impending evil, timidity,  fioundi; In tho flarn, palpitation of tho  heart, uparlrn before the <*yc.**i, irreffu-  liiritict--, conc.tlpntion, variable appetite,  Wcrtkne/mimd di///lnen������, nhould be. heeded  by middle-aged women. Lydia K. Pinlc-  linniV Vegetable Compound hnn r.m-ri.-il  muny women nafol.v through thia eriain.  W.    N.    u.     ma THE CRESTON REVIEW  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription: $2 a year in advance;  $2.50 to United States points.  C. F. Hayes, Owner and Editor.  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY. JULY 14  Ever^r BoSiar BS&BitSed  Guarantors of the Creston branch  of the Canadian Patriotic Fund,  who are in arrears in their payments  to this grand cause, will be receiving a statement in a few days showing exactly how they stand on  Treasurer Bennett's books, and  urging that every reasonable effort  be made to meet their obligations  in full before November comes  around.  In this connection The Review  urges that special attention be  ^ivcn the siiSitter within the next-  few   weeks.    We  are  now   on the  faith. The opportunity is here to  make an end to the wasteful and  unholy competition for converts to  Christendom. Surely at this time,  and in the grandest of all causes,  the Master's "Behold how good and  pleasant it is for brethren to dwell  together in unity" should be all-  sufficient for the denominaions  assenting to union to get together  on a platform big enough and  broad enough to, in due time, enable both unionists and autis to  labor  more   effectively   to   hasten  the day when the kingdoms of  world   shall    have    become  kingdoms of the Lord.  i\txx  VIIV  t.ne  The long expected announcement  of the B.C. general election   materialized as  per  schedule-    Nomination day will be August 3,with polling on   Sept.    14.    The   six-weeks'  G&snfot*tmh������e Bhssem  tot* iWen  You might just as well have all the comfort,  ease and foot freedom possible���������comfortable  shoes cost no more at this store. We sell reliable shoes that are built for service and what  is more, we take particular care in fitting our  customers. Correct fitting adds life to the  shoe, as well as providing comfort.  The DAY FOOT SHOE  threshold of two or three months! interval is to permit of the taking  of somewhat easier financing- if jof lhv vote ^ the BC skiers  financing is ever easy these times��������� ! overseas*  and while we would not  wish even  While the campaign comes at the  ranchers' busy season we fancy  none will be so durn busy that they  cannot find time to attend   the few  ������t  jfed. 7f;  ���������tne snoe with a record, iney sell at ������p*.i������  a pair, and we have them in many shapes, for  wide, narrow and medium feet. For 60 years  the Dayfoot brand has stood for solid leather  clear through. Every pair guaranteed. Come  in today and try on a pair.  to seem to urge  persons interested  to  make   it a  point:   to pay   the  patriotic fund debt in full   and   let  other creditors   take  chances-the   meetings that are sure to   be   held  editor included, mavhap-we think | b>T bot h candidates,   and be able to  it but fair that monev due tlu* fund !tak* the pessary   time to   mark  should be paid   to   the  last  nickt.i;! their ballot on Sept. 14  not to the inconvenience of others.  but    rather    to    the    hurt    of   rbe  guarantors themselves, if need be.  With less than two-thirds of  Canada's half-million promised men  already recruited those in charge  of the fund forsee  that   the   grand  total amount guaran  will   not  be more than sufficient to take care  of the needs of  the  dependants  of  those   already   in khaki���������on    the  present   schedxile    of    allowarces.  With the usual  quot.a   of   dependants   of  the 150,000   men   yet   to  take up arms to be taken   care  of  our readers will readily grasp   that  even if all pay  in   full   we   will  do  well to escape an emergency assessment for the cause.  As the loss of Karl Kitchener  last week, has proven a wonderful  incentive to recruiting, particularly  in England, surely the heroic sacrifices our Canadian troops have  been making, especially during this  month, should, likewise, be equal to  unlossening the pursestrings sufficiently to ensure the payment of  every dollar guaranteed the fund  by residents hereabouts.  vsesiersi  Church Union Coming  By a vote of almost five to one,  of both ministers and elders, the  Pr-^sbyterian general assembly last  month decided to clinch negotiations  for amalgamation with the Metho-  di.st nnd Congregational bodies.  The majority in favor of union  ih considerably larger than antici-  p*i!>-d *ome months ago. Although  the four western provinces strongly  favored the move the other parts  approached tin* proposition almost  ;t8 warily as a singed cat does a  well heated hox stove. Early in  the year a favorable vote of three  to one wus th** Went, to ho looked  fo,-.  It in to bf devoutly hoped that  the leaven responsible for this very-  m nch-bet tcr-than-oxpeoted showing  will continue to work successfully  on the remnant that still breathes  ��������� ���������oi. threats-mug*-) ag-oiiKt those who  would put the merger through.  And thon- is every rea.".on to  believe union will very .shortly be  effectively nnd Nafiufnotorily e.on-  Miinmntod. In them; days of  nhiiitikcii fiininfj'M and u shortage  of men to (ill the pulpit.h -Hatis-  taotoniy or oirn-i w"im������> .-j..m tluii,  - '���������<���������?*!*���������'!'.������ i ���������������*'���������!> j>in"jf combination or  <o operation of wunn hoi-I. if the  ��������� ���������huieh militant is to go ou from  v n-i.orv-   ton*' *!������.������,......  The tight in Kaslo constituency  promises to be not only close but  wiii be extremely interesting to  follow and hear the result of, due  to the fact that in Messrs. Keen  and Long we have what is almost  the reverse tpye of candidates.  Mr. Keed's long suit (or one of  them) is his platform ability, we  are told. Along with this is a considerable previous campaigns experience, and, naturally, quite a  wide personal acquaintance especially at the northern end of the  riding.  Mr. Long, on the other hand, is  a little short on oratory, but any  handicap he may suffer in this respect is at least equalized on the  score of long residence, a better  knowledge of all parts of the constituency and consequently a wider  acquaintance, and on top of all he  is an agriculturist.  Mr. Keen may also be a little to  the good in that he is the opposition candidate and therefore has  not to answer for any government  suisof either omission or commission, but on the whole the prospects  and campaigning qualifications of  both candidates are so near six of  one to half a dozen of the other  that we can hardly understand the  extremists on both sides seeing  nothing to it but a famous victory  for their particular choice.  Under all the circumstances the  observation of tho late Sir John A.  Macdonald "that there's nothing  so uncertain as a horse race and a  general election" will be pretty  rigorously observed by the saner  element in the Kaslo riding this  election.  A  ^ |3 f-n pf |^ ^       Merchant  Creston  ��������� ������������������     1 tf^t      *fi I    "���������  oFiosn l^olumoia  Too LWanjr Officer������  ing when the authorities will make  an end of this travesty on efficient  and businesslike handling of  Canada's all too-serious military  activities.  Far be it from The Review to  even seem rude on such an occasion  but in these days when those who  cannot get away to the front���������  with or without a commission���������are  being importuned on behalf of numerous patriotic schemes, it seems to  to ns that if the whole scheme of  things patriotic is uot to be somewhat slightly disfigured it is high  time some definite and drastic  action was taken to put the raising,  training and officering of the Canadian troops on the soundest possible  wartime and financial footing.  If there are 3,700 officers too  many every military school in the  Dominion should be closed. These  men with commissions who are  unwilling to serve in the ranks until such time as they are required  as officers should be fired out of the  service���������and given no return transportation, either. If the country  is not good enough to fight for as a  private���������but we won't finish the  sentence: our language would be  very much unparliamentary.  Long ago we should have come  to a showdown with those Johnnies  who seem too proud to be a private.  Not only have they been a con-  siderrble bill of unnecessary expense but they have stood in the  way of promotion of fellows who  have either seen previous service or  men who in tho present lighting  have moro than demonstrated thoir  right to any ooinmissionod-offioor  prizes t/hat are to be bestowed.  Honor to whom honor is due should  hoppers and beetles. Very rarely  small birds are caught by them and  occasionally a rabbit.  The number of rats, mice, and other  noxious vermin reqxured by a pair of  these owls to feed their family, usually  consisting of from five to seven young,  is almost incredible and exceeds the  capture of a dozen cats for the same  period. It has been noticed that  when one of the birds has young it  will bring a mouse to its nest every  twelve to fifteen minutes. One pair  of barn owls destroyed 7,000 to 8,000  mice in one year and a half. Any  farmer has a fairly correct idea as to  how much grain 7,000 mice will consume in the course of a year. S.  W Freeman  1 00  Geo Broderick  1 00  LKMelrmes  1 00  CO Rodgers  1 00  J P Guimond  1 00  Canyon City Lumeer Co  1 00  Building permits at Trail  for June  totalled $14,500.  MINERAL AOT  FORM F  Patriotic Fund's  Foments B<-������"**-<  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  If recruiting wero going along  briskly aud there was abundant  evidoiiou that Canada wnn in n, fair rvrevn.il, with only graduates of the  way to enroll the half million mon  promised Britain by tho end of  1.1)10, it ifi more than likely the recent Ottawa despatch tolling that  "Thero aro at present a little moro  than 11,700 officers in Canada who  are as yet unattached to any expeditionary unit, although they  have been duly commissioned and  have qualifcd," would have got  paist with little or no comment  Hut in thoHO piping times when  recruiting officers are more humor-  on:; than recruits ������hi.out, in thoso  parts, at any rate---with more and  ntill more talk of nlnekerH, conscription, etc., und tho militia depart*  .,,... ,.v.���������.u,lit,ii'*, ������������v<*������* on the up-  ������    t,-.r,.,,i     ...,..!)   M'timlor   is    it  firing lino open to preferment, from  this timo forth.  Spare the Owls  KniTOit ItiiviKW:  8m,���������Many hundreds of the common  barn owl are destroyed nuch year.  Whenever the fanner Hills one of  them, hn Ih murdering ono of his best  f.ii'O.tu. ("rent nun who have uiiuTc it  their work to Htudy our American  hi tun fell u.i that the owl i" one of the  most useful nnd harmlcwH bird** of  prey, buli*ii>,l.hiK almost entirely on  r   ���������-!'"    ���������..,.���������������...���������������>     uiu*!.    iim    around  Creston's contribution to tiie Patriotic Fund for June show a gratifying  increase over the three previous  months, the gross intake for the month  just closed being $113.50. Of the  $2,200 guaranteed hy the Creston Valley there is at least another $000 unpaid and those responsible for its  collection urge thatu special effort be  made by all on tho list to see that the  sum guaranteed by them reaches the  treasurer Within the next four months  ns fcho financial year closes in November. Payments during June were received from the- following guarantors :  Mrs M C  Moore  $   50  J II Doyle  2 00  Mrs WW Hall  0 00  T Rogers, Sirdar  15 00  Mr and Mrs Chas Huscroft  10 00  F II Jackson  1 00  Geo Huscroft  2 50  CC  Manifold  100  AT, Squires  2 00  Capt E Mallandaine  i������ 00  Angus Curry  2 50  Dr Henderson  10 00  V Can*  2 00  T Goodwin  3 00  RB Masterton  1 00  R M Reid  1 00  M J Boyd  I 00  F J Klingensmith  5 00  AL Cameron  4 00  Mr and Mrs Loasby  5 00  It Jarrett   *S 00  J Cherrington  2 00  J McMillan  2 00  Mrs and MIhh F Lvne  1 00  WB Embree .'. .'  50  Mrs Woarmouth  50  ���������las Huscroft  2 00  Collected    by    Canyon    City  Lumber Co.:  3 T/vpino  1 00  J Broderick  j 00  E Bergenr  1 00  Wm Bowler  1 00  .1 Crawford  1 00  W Carver  1 00  L HuNNacU  1 00  .1 Johnson  I 00  Wm Johnson  l 00  I) JoluiHon  1 00  Willie Johnson    1 00  yir w<Tt,-,,,,* j oo  lYfcing '..'  1 00  VKonr-Ml     1 00  Lit Queener  1 <M5  OMt,an������eland  1 00  riBiodiu   1 00  1)  Umlllt |   (M)  Success   Mineral Claim,  situate in  the Nelson Mining Division  of Koote-.  nay    District.    Where    located;   On  Sheep Creek, near Wolf Creek,  about  12 miles from Salmo.  Take notice that I, W. M. Myers,  acting as Agent for Harry K. Douglas,  Free Miner's Certificate No. 88109B,  intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to "the Mining Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action,  under section 85, must be commenced  before the issuance of such Certificate  of Improvements.  Dated this 18th day of May, A.D,  1010. W. M. MYERS.  MINERAL AOT  FORM F  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  Bruce Fractional Mineral Claim,  situate in tho Nelson Mining Division  of West Kootenay District. Where  located: On Sheep Grtok, about 11  miles from Salmo.  Tako notice that I, A. H. Green,  acting us Agent for Robert Scott  Lennie, of the City of Vancouver, Free  Mini*:''*-* Certificate No. U8i������25B, intend,  sixty days from tho date hereof, to  apply to tho Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvements^ for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant  of tlio abovo claim.  And further take notice that action,  under section 85, miiHt be commenced  beforo the iHsuannn of such Certificate  of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd day May,  A.D. MHO.  A. II. GREEN  ������������������*���������������  Land Registry Act  Him ih  indeed   h-m.Jh*-,   in...    Ut. ......'!    !*.*'.'!,    '���������.*rv>l   M-omlor   is    it I .���������.n*,���������.,.i..   ,.���������fWi  iu,(.Uct   imphet-H. mice j ,|OH stinnon     I no i ^v.������>. iw������  nil and siiwlay of the   Prof-bytei-ian I that many people   arc  quietly ask-' and lmtn, frogn, nniafi reptiles,  gnum-1 K ������������  wayn-i*      1 C:)  Skoimon 2*1  In the matter of an application for  duplicate certificate of title No. 7CM.0F  issued to Jakob Cycak covering tin-  Southerly two-fifths of Lot Eight (8),  Block II, Subdivision of District Lot.  Two Thousand and Thiity Seven  (20.17) Group Ono (I), Cariboo District  Province of British Columbia, Plan  11(10.  Notice in hereby given that it Is my  intention at the expiration of one  month from tho date of first publication hereof to if-uuo a duplicate certificate or title covering i.iio above liuult-  to Jakob Cycak unless in the meantime 1 HhnH receive valid ohh-ctiin-  therefco in writing.  DATED atthe Jjiind HegiHtry Office.  Kamlonps, B.C. this 27th. day of June.  \j, a.  iiuj.u.ji.,  t>t..������,.f,.|    O/w-lut |'M>.  *f.������J.JW- ,. .v?*-.   - -��������� -milium ii  ���������i  jjgji^ ii;  ��������� ���������i\ t**������  iyj-s  TUt?     ODCCTnV      ES>1**M7SEJ\&/  ^  Cream Shipping  Depot Opened  Arrangements have been completed-with Miss B; Doyle to take  charge of the receiving; shi'^r*-!nof  and testing of all cream coming to  the creamery from Creston.  This arrangement, we hope, will  be found particularly satisfactory  to the rancher who has but a  limited quantity of cream to sell,  as by this plan he can ship in small  lots and. thereby be under no  necessity to hold cream waiting for  even a gallon to accumulate, and  thereby taking chances of shipping  an inferior article.  We are anxious to secure cream  of the man with a few cows. The  labor.we save you in buttermaking,  plus the favorable price we pay for  butterfat, will go a long way toward inducing you to secure a few  mare cows and thus take your place  amoeg the big shippers  Cream is received at the C.P.R.  depot. If you are not one of our  patrons talk the matter over with  our Creston representative. There's  money in it.  AS OTHERS SPEAK OF US  gjiaiiMiuim  ��������� BiiUjA-t*      Aa  QUltUI    Bella  CRANBROOK,   B.C.  last  GET  YOUP  Plumbing Tinning ann  O' P  pail Wars  Done   by  W e    Os dllUICv  . The satisfaction  of  work   wei ���������  done  i i rers i-viy after the price ip foreo*--fen  DEAXJCU IN  High classBoots and Shoes  Saddle and Harness  Repairing a Speciatly  Boar for Service  Registered Large English Berkshire Boart Creston Boy, for service.  Fee $3. STOCKS & JACKSON,  Mountain View Ranch.  Strawberry Land  The strawberry season is now on in  full swing and housewives are busy  putting down thtir winter supply of  this   luscious   fruit     Cranbrook    de-  m-ttxrttma txtrrtrtat:    fxvtt-.lm.ftlw    -fcr...    Zt-e.    ^..*.^l^  ������;v������*���������^   ~~..*.*-^,^      ���������UM������....u������j X..X Xtf&      Kttx^f^fXJ  of  strawberries  for  preserving purposes upon the Creston Valley,  this  being the closest centre where stra w-  bex'ries  are  grown   to  any    extent.  While strawberries do well here they  are not grown in   any quantity for  commercial purposes, but huge quantities of the Creston berries are sent  in eyery year, and the berries from  that district. are   of  such uniformly  large size   and   reach   here   in such  good shape that everyone  waits for  the Creston berries.  A representative from  the Herald  aid a week-end yisit to the Valley  week and while  there  had   the  pleasure of visiting a number of the  strawberry ranches*, amongothers that  of Mr. O. J. Wigen at Wpnndel.    Mr.  Wigen has four and a half acres of  strawberries  bearing   fruit this year  with three and & half acres  additional  planted out for production  next year*.  Mr. Wigen is the "Strhwberry King"  .-���������.f t-V-.P  "Vaiipt-V       nmmA      oloo    +\mf*    fnt-\ttxm, rtf  the industry there. He is an old-timer  in the Valley, having come there a-  bout eighteen years ago, and was the  first to take dp the raising of strawberries in commercial quantities. Severe.! years ago he organized a co-operative fruit-growers' association which  is in the unique position of never having made a call on the stock-holders  for a single dollar of stock, due to Mr.  Wigen's able management of the concern. He and his son also have a box  factory where they mamifacturejcrates  and boxes for the Valley, and in addition have a strawberry nursery where  they grow young plants to supply the  growing demand of the district.  It is indeed a treat to visit strawberry ranches such as they havein the  Creston Valley. Although it was  raining at the time the reporter made  his visit the straw mulch bewteen the  rows and the beautiful slope of the  land made it possible, to walk ai*ound  among the rows of berries with absolutely no mud oi-inconvenience from  the wet. There is a splendid crop of  berries this year and the Creston  growers know how to make plants  produce not only quantity but quality.  While in Creston one grower brought  into tHE Review office two heaped-up  boxes of berries containing but ten  berries to a box. This may not be a  record for Creston but anyway they  were sure '-some berries" and tasted  just as good as they looked. Although  the production is "inoi-easiug the demand seems to be ahead of the supply  aud the strawberry market seems  surer than the market for any other  fruit.���������Cranbrook Herald.  There was an informal discussion of  taking up with the authorities the  matter of putting the Erickson-Kitche-  her and the Sirdar-Wynndel road in  better shape to encourage the across-  continent and . international auto  traffic which is more noticeable than  ever this year. Also the matter of  having Creston made a customs port  of entry to f������*ciiitate the arrival of  dutiable goods, which at present are  subject to quite lengthy delay at times  getting them cleared at Cranbrook.  It was thought wise, howeyer, to  have the associated boards'convention  deal with these matters.   rmmommJlxtrxB  WJ*7*a*BmBm7a  Wynndel is still engrossed in the  business of harvesting its record  strawberry crop. The season's estimate of 10,000 crates will be exceeded  by several hundred. Total shipments  up to Wednesday night are 6,d87  crates. This includes four straight  cars forwarded un to that time*  NEWS OF KOOTENAYS  The Co-Operative Fruit Growers  Association is in receipt of a telegram  stating that the carload of strawberries  shipped by them to Winnipeg on  Thursday last arrived in fine shape,  ana was far the best carload of fruit  that has been put en the Winnipeg  market this season.  Miss F. Bathie was a Creston caller  on Tuesday. Miss R. Cooper spent  Wednesday at the metropolis.  Misses Doyle and Mr. F. Rodgers of  Creston motored out here on Tuesday morning and made a tour of some  of the strawberry ranches.  The dance held in the schoolhouse  on Saturday night was largely attended aud the usual good time was had  by all present.  Kaslo council has refused the request, of the hotelmen fora reduction  in the license fee. The town has  $1,000 revenue from this source and is  wondering where this will come from  in case prohibition carries.  Local grown green peas were on  sale at the Nelson market on Saturday.  So far no great amount of damage  by cut worms has been reported at  Kaslo.  The Dominion fisheries authorities  last week stocked Sheep Creek with  trout fry.  Bicycle stealing is becoming quite  common in Grand Forks, according to  the Gazette  Now that plenty of coke is available  the smelter at Greenwood is operating  two furnaces.  One temperance orator figures that  Grand Forkt hotels did a $200,000 bar  trade in 1914.  Trail ratepayers defeated the by-law  to borrow $15,000 wherewith to erect  a new fire hall.  The first car of sci*ap iron ever shipped from Vernon went out to Trail  smelter last week.  Routine Business  Board of Trade  Synopsis of Coal Mining  Regulations  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, tho Yukon Territory, thoNorth-  West Territory and in a portion of tho  Province of British Columbia, may be  leased for a term of twenty-one years  at an annual rental of ifci an acre. Nob  more than 2,500 acres will be leased to  ouo applioant.  Application foi a loose must ho made  hy the applicant in person to the Agent  or Snh-Agont of tho district in which  the rights applied for aro situated.  In surveyed territory tho land must  ho described by sections, or legal subdivisions oj sections, and in unsurvoy-  ed territory t.ho tract applied fornImM  he staked out by tho applicant himself.  Each application must bu accompanied by a foo of $6 whioh will be refunded if the rights applied for aro not  a.'-ailnblo, but not otherwise. A royalty  shall bo paid on tho merchantable output of tho mino at tho rate of llvo cents  per ton.  Tho person operating the mine shall  t'tirii.Mh the Agent with mwohi rH umih  accounting for the full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pav the  royalty th croon. If tho coal 'mining  fights aro not being operated, such  returns should be furnished at least  once a year.  Tim lease wUl include the coal mining  rights only, but tho lessee may bo permitted to purchase whatever available  Hitrfacc rights may bo necessary for tho  ,.,<jt.lrio,* of fit'" nnno nt 1,1 w������ rule of 1*111  un aei****.'  For full Information application  nho'uld be made to the Gocrotary of the  De.part.ment of the Interior, Ottawa,  or   to   any   agent   or   Sub-Agent   of  I >jj������nlvi������������v������i T.*'T','l".  W. W. COltY, Denutv MhiiHlerof  tin* Interior.  N.B.���������Unauthorized publication of thin  .ulvj-kiiiunenf will not be paid for.  There was the usual turnout at the  July meeting of the Croston board of  trade, which convened in the board  rooms on Tuesday nip-lit, President  Reid in the chair. There was the  usual grist of correspondence among  the which was a letter from a, Mr.  Townsend of Spokane, vvho wished to  get the address of some Croston grower from whom he could purchase  Royal Sovereign strawberry plants.  The secretary will ad vino hiin to communicate with E. J. Keddell or James  Heath.  Notice was received that the Associated Boards of Trado for tho B.C.  interior will havo their first convention; sinew 1013 at Grand Forks this  year, toward the end of September,  and asking tho Croston {board to got  busy on tho drafting of the resolutions  it wishes presented at this gathoring.  The chairman named MTeHsrs. Bevan,  Gibbs and tho president a committee  to draft tho recommends and submit  them to the August meeting for  approval.  W. B. TCmbroe, chairman of the  committee entrusted with the preparation of tho memorial to bo presented  to Premier BowRor on tho occasion of  his visit to Creston this mouth, outlined the subjects it wan proponed to  deal with in the memorial. The. meeting approved of the proposed contents  wii'ii    uiui   iiiidii.ion.     The   tuiuxtt    wnn  advised that the premier would be a-  vailnblo for an hour or two'n conference iu thin conned ion on the day of  hin arrival and a ti noon aH the date is  nxt-u oeiiune anuouuceiiHuil. win *>���������������  intuit*, an to nie Hour ior me |')at,iitvui('  and a full turnout of all tho members  in dti'nh'i-d Oil thin ������u:i'llnIoil.  Martin Robey, a returned soldier,  has just been agpointed assistant postmaster at Golden.  West Kootenay Methodist will have  their usual summer school this year,  at East Robson.  Greenwood school children have  presented the :225th Battalion at  Vernon with a^football.-  Geo. Howieson, provincial constable,  at Phoenix, has resigned to go into  business at Arrowhead.  By the end of the month the zinc  plant at Trail smelter will have an  output of 30 tons a day.  For five months ending June 17 the  Ross-Saskatoon Lumber Co. at Waldo  shipped 284 cars of lumber.  The 100 pupils at Greenwood school  contributed $71 to the Patriotic Fund  for six months ending June 30.  C.P.R. officials report telegraph  business increased 100 per cent at Nelson during the past two months.  Fernie Presbyterians and Methodists  will vote on Sunday, on a proposition  of having a union church in that city.  Kuv. G. Tanner, Methodist pastor  at Rossland, has been turned down  for overseas services���������medically unfit.  Nelson, Cranbrook and Fernie's 012  recruits of the 225th Battalion went  on  to  camp at Vernon  on .Saturday  last.  For the first six months this year  customs collections at Nelson are  $3,500 greater than the same period in  1015.  Archbishop Caseyadministored the  rite of confirmation to 100 children at  Revels toko Roman Catholic church  one evening last week.  Tho record for the motor trip between Grand Forks and Greenwood ���������  27. miles���������was- reduced from 57 to 55  minutes ono day last week.  Ruvolslokc needs the money therefore tho council rofuscd to reduce the  hotel liconst* fcr, notwithstanding the  shortened hours of business.  Latest announcement is that the  Kootenav Central lino will bore-opened on July 20Ui. At present trains  run from Golden tb Athalmer.  For tho yoar ended June ftOth, Ross-  Innd p-ave t8������0,7RO to the Pivlrinlie  Fund. In tins same period $1,508 was  paid to dependants in that city.  Kaslo council gave $50 toward tao  band fund of tho 225th Battalion.  Somo of the citizens also gave a con-  bir.ed contribution of another $50.  It is reported that the Doulrhobours  ivnvlf ���������������������*> fm* ( he C.P.B .    on    lhe K'V'h*'-  NakiiHp Lino havo all quit, and that  tln-ir pli.c.:* hay** been taken by  Chinese.  Cranbrook in woll supplied with  I'niiMorvaMve i-anomaloM. T. i.j, Uaveu  uiui A. tt. Vv*-.>,i,h niv nolo ri-'uH'c.u an  nominated at last Thursday's convention.  We beg to advise that we are now ready to receive consignments.  of Fruit at Saskatoon and Regina.  We have a large connection with the retail trade, and being experienced and reliable, are just what the name stands for.  We charge only one commission. Owing to the high price of  sugar handling charges and other unnecessary expense must  be eliminated if the grower is going to receive a fair return  for his labor.  Therefore deal direct with a company that deals direct with the  ���������K������ol,Q,l1p������0  s-'o Tr   ������������-*l mrr   ftm            .a.   .Mjf     UJIJjf      VJJC    XfKttXXXXXXSSOXtJtt  ,  ^*-������o   ftfttr*\tnf..c,c\f\.-, .  R  to pay.    Prompt returns.  Bank of British North  it- ;��������� ���������ii ���������~.,  iu io ci.ii ,ywu  uMii auuiu  vClvj \sx.\st$  i\ ma'iJina  XX..������X^X   X^IX^j  SI <xoir q, 1j-trtn  The Producers Commission Company  SASKATOON Sask. Canada  These are  the  days  -*j *~*,r  TKT������-a������r������l-������  AJJJl XX.XJXX  in     Hjarv������f>'_   JJA       \JLXJXM.X<AJXXXJX.  when  wlymade" refreshment  *JXX\J  txuuiu  know of nothing so satisfying as  v C4/L IVt'lOd      VY C>  Raspberry Vinegar  Welch's Grape Juice  Montserrat Lime Juice  Eiffel Tower Lemonade Powder  or for the more formal occasions there  could be nothing quite so good as  45c.   -  JACKSON'S TEA   -  55c.  We carry a complete line of absolutely fresh Groceries  at prices just a little more attractive than most stores.  B     9 UI B ������m  General Store  H. Jackson  Phone 81  Creston  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D,. D.C.L., President  JOHN AIRD, General MnntigM-, H. V. F. JONES, Awt't General Mnnajrer  CAPITAL, $15,808,080     RESERVE FiiNEI, $13,588,880  FARMERS' BUSINESS  The Canadian Bank of Commerce extends to Farmers every  facility for the transaction of their banking business, including  the discount and collection of sales notes. Blank sales notes  are supplied free of charge on application. sm  O. (h BENNETT  Manager Creston Branch  f Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables  Shipment of McLauglin Sleighs and Cutters on Hand  TEAM   SLEIGHS  Harness, Single and Double and Supplies on Hand  Several Sets of Seconcl-Hancl Harness  Sleighs and Cutters COAL FOR SALE  jjt ������������������(������?'.^ ^ || ^^Jii^u  ^L B^k        ������������������        .u      K W   *mj*x   ^mmm^     ^^uu.    ^^L^u    H jum^ ��������� M  ^t^ttx  u. iviuuioaui. i   i\JiJ*  $      horn* 5(5 Sirdar Avnnnt. Bojt 14  %%.-;sfc**!*a-*������i^*90ft^  I  e>  *  8  0\  m  f  xjf  *������  'ixH  Jf ������������������  SSSSSS  grtffljBT-3  ffiffiE REVTSWS CRESTON, t& &)  A BRIGHT TOBACCO OF THE FINEST QUALITY  miflirr ii i i.  10 CENTS PER PLUO  ������tCT������-|  rCIYI ������������ LRU O  And again llu-rc -ft*] 1 upon liim ihitt  paralysing knowledge iliat had \xoon  borne in upon hiin before of bile, that  somehow  In*  J i ail  not   onlv   missed  11 it-  it   "tlono  up"  and   modernised.      She  said that  would  lose  its character  by  way  \OHX  it. tl  IH*|-  )  ke  heart,  ��������� n't  her  hut   that.  secrets   t')'������  renovation,  rralet'u!  fo:  ami  her  *n-  I'envwern     was  forebea ranee  I Kid j old   hotl   with  its canopy  aiul  FE  him  :...vi  So   lho  its our-  .still  FLORENCE  anxious   that    ho   r-hould  while sho  wont,  hers.  i      lu tho hall, on lib  i staircase, Ik- niot. tho  j asitio i\ij,- hip muster  ! '.roeeeded   towards   th,  lily   way  way  towards  the  butler, who steed  to pass,  ami th������'u  oast   v. iu;";.   Sir  | tains   of   t itno-diuiinod   brocade  ��������� occupied  tin- place ot lienor,  aim mny  J such  concessions  to comfort   as n  few  j modern   luh   arm-chair;-,   and  WARDEN   I  li'cn1. Lcck <r Co.. LimilcJ  IVROKTV  Urn  '.L'outinuou>  Sl 10    WOUid       1!  Second!-.  made   any   attempt  to  oi tiie man who had alt  would   liavo   summoned  \ or  ndo   th  :K'kov  10  tiic-m   what  'err.  km  and   told  Or, if she  had pi  s-d before makim  ��������� ;.t for gossip, si  !'-   the   op;  ;>a*id's  i  havo ',  bodv i  1 hor. but  servants,  lappened.  had  il  to take conn  iwn  ->\OUhi  Ti  UU!  h-'i- t  mm ..'uu  pliant  Sir Pei  ol  ������������������-.nib';  KUTU.llty  ni-.-an.Ct*  ItiVlf  ���������::vum st allocs.  . wort'!,  w"  and  uro;  to  such a  have s  ai'mrdo  nii.  mate-zed  ��������� by  io   til  l'onyw.'in  know  that   h  ���������  was  yoiiur  m  see to llu.; study fin*, si  ut  th..-   win h,\;  .-.t:d   draw-   tho   oiirtai.is  duties  u'i.ii-1),  in   his   master's  own   sa  o-tuui.   tin*    >i.l  st. l vAnt n.-\ er left lo th.  ha nils of fojit ���������  men.  S'r   IVnvv.rrii.     h'-'.i.  vt-r,       old        !!���������  t  '���������'an:   hint' to   pi'rforat  tins   .luty     h>r  <i! ���������-.- <u)s   >.. astuis.  "Oh   l-'i'uiu-r'. '."   !-.o  o:  diod.  "i ho   hut! '.-   x urm-il   at  < 1111.' o.  " \ t's.   Sir   1 Vn\ n t-ru.  \\ here  arc   you goiu  g'  ' 'io Iho .-������������������ udy. Sir  !\  o.vworo.,  '   NN oil.   .Vli'i   :.:���������>   1 !mv  tor a fow nun  u'<���������--.     Uat '.i ��������� ' n<.' s   i>i   t  .. ro."  "Vis. s-dr  lViiyv.i-m.  1   SlippOSO   ]tvP  :i   rioh-  huod Torsian hearthrug wero aUowod  to invade tho old-world state of tho  room.  On Uio opposite sido of tbo eorridor,  at tlu- back of tho honsf. was a large  room,  whioh   was  another relic of tlio  like a .sens-  looking   so  dilutions  n   tlio   u:i-  H   :.  "Ju*  an  ro   by  !:orou^  *-���������-' <ji;u  oluo   *  <iv.     A  n a  in  *!pO!i  doaii  .5  doov.s  him.  ma?!  his po  sonst*  knelt  and  elects.  Tilv  v.;    wta-ovor  ".ro mn stance  inc. ?cmie 1k>������  to  > of  >ac-  ao.d  ���������������������������>'.'iOUr>.'-.;    v  '".-f ijiaT.ohr s  a polish::-  kiufo.   w-r-  i i f) o / 1       i * > ri t\  those trtfi.  i'lrarir.'^ u*'  In,-it To..-.-  * w- o e n this  Daphne ha  her of '������������������:'.'���������'  i'i suppose.  Si>- l\-j-:v'-  whieh s-.-er;  ���������ban   the   i  boon hringinii mure oi'iuphiints ti> you  ;iii-.i urn laiivNliip. That man's a per-  fi'of nuisuieo. Sir l.'i.-tiywo-1-n. It's a  eroat pin- h������-r ladyship ever thought  j."i  it.-iiiu>i  nun  iiim^  iiuoi.i   noie.  The hari.'-.iot turned.  This   was   an  opportunity    to learn  something   more.'   perhaps,   about   the.  vinfort un  with thi-  ���������'Ititiot  t;t*iit.-:o.'  "Oh,   '  -,:vr savi;  past, for it had for a ootdury been used  b> contain thi- drosses of tlio roigniuy  mtsfivss ot li'ctlruii-ri-* Hall. It was  failed tho wai-drob'>.i(tom, and alon^  tin- four walls wore a seiies of hniid-  sotno nt.'thogauy oupboiirds, in which  Tnliiu; habit?, court trains, morning  and evenine; gowns, couhl hang without  dungi-r of I'l-iishiug or creasing.  Truth to toll, siiwe iho lavish days  of Uio lady who had first installed  those, eonvi-nii'iieos of a fashionable  existence, the available space had  hcoii coi-isithrably more  lu-cessarv,   and   the   dozen  tl  'itovally  an   wan  I   ?���������!  [ foUSSruU    m.-tiii-  more  ���������   w'.-���������.!  ���������h and his detiieunour  !iou*5i hold.  t :  !  know he gave any  Mr  ttOl  !������  nywern,   \  He can do  am  his  :h. such  as it is.    Hut  airs,  and  looks upon  you  may  ladyship  <peeial what  you ami ho  ho  way   you  took liim  ..ia  \iV.  ���������r:i  Cflv  ib-  ivii  .-���������aj-c:.nro>-  re a'osur<i  red   lier-  t'.'~,.,\     ,.ii\-    liit^     in.vi    .,i<:  fu*.<t   me-..-tr.ig     u.v.vi-e:  Latly  Trad'-seatit    on  ami the tramp on tiie o  tub  itmer oi  himself  one  h  reniemts  aim  r.d.j  ^..m���������  rv. to  ���������citii  l.. ;.- a,;.  I.������-..!..  ."J..,  liim. lie  of   iusi  Wi-Ut  ���������n  was int'-rest-'d' in tliis  iiy; and the butler, sur-  unu-ual  licence ho was  on   at  a  sign  from his-  w  "!.'  tiling sioki-ning it is Sir Peny-  1 !���������������������������;���������.r him talk as if lie \v.'is a  avorito   with     yon     an.l   hor  Oil-". "���������^.-���������jl.-l        <ltJ.-.l- t..       \tr.~m  ..   il'.      ..vuia     .....in.     t^j     uuat  ^d his wile's goou-iuiturf-d pieadiiig. I  the man's cratitude. xho pleasure 1  Uaplme had taken in tiie efficiency of]  her humV'ie  protege. i  Katlthono    nait   not  only  tl ig  deepest, gratitude,  and  >-mp!oyers,     but   he   had  grudging  admission  of  the  vants  that   lie   was   "a  clever  chap.''  That lie was too clover Sir Penywern  felt sure, and it only lemained to find  out by what means lie had sought to  victimise   Lady    Tradeseant,    and  in  what way he had como by his violent  end.  That, is to say: Sir Penywern, while  insisting to himself that the man's  death had been tlio result of a ghastly  accident, burned with a passionate  longing to know whether it was really  u misehancu ov not.  Ife looked earnestly and closely in  the dead man's face. Rathbone, who  was one of those men whose age cannot be easily guessed, was a thin,  woody-looking man with narrow  shoulders and pronounced stoop. Always pale, hollow-cheeked aud fur live,  with lank black hair aud a slouching  Willi;, he was almost certainly much  younger than he looked, and Sir Penywern came to the conclusion th-tt he  eould not- possibly be more than  ihirty. He was very ugly, with teeth  missing in the upper jaw, a wide  mouth and small sunken eyes, while  he had dragged his limbs in it manner  which, together with his paralysed  left arm, had given him 'he nir of a  man of juivanced  ago.  Sir IViiyworn, siuldt-nly making up  his mind, ivplaced the sofa in its old  I'o.-itio.u. so that it. once more con-  c.ah'd thi* dead man's body, and then  In- -tend un, rri-is������i-d tie- floor rapidly,  ���������'id'jeki-i]  the dour, and   w.-nt, out.  lb' must see Daphne at once. Sho  v.i'Uld bo. div = .-ing for dinner iu a few  ii.���������'..*���������'������������������'.-; shf  iiiit:)  di'-m.-v  Icr maid,  .we! -Ie- iiitis! !������..��������� itidUt't'il, Snliii !lo\V,  fi'iyhuw,  to tell  him  rvcrylhiii'j-.  How t l'i if wis hi In- l.rouiiiit about  Sir Pi-nyv.-ern di,| not know; but he  v.; .-. a man uf -treni'th of chara<'ti*r  und.-r his u*mal ������'asy--juin;j manner,  and  his mind  ".a- made up.  I'.ijil.i..- had taliwd nf 'jnlng to the  vii-nr:iv<\ no ������inubt io make confidant*  of the (i.'lii'ii'niids ��������� sin., iuu-1 miike a  ci :,iri.|.u,t   n[  l.im.  i' j tram;.  ���������!er friend, instead  is,  a  broken-down  '���������(���������������:  h.r  v.hat     hi  tbong odd jobs.**  well, be seems grateful, doesn't  AC^/a granulalet! Eyelids,  H-jPjU   <!& *,^'cs  "'"���������mied by cx|.o-  . ^ ^ ������"'���������'���������** to Sun. Dusl.-md Wlnfl  tS*-* >r* r j������I!K <r** 'I'lifkly relieved by Murine  KL-y ^>S tyeflemmJy. N������i Smart inp,  ..      *' just   i'ye  Comfort.    At  7fj *r t Jrug.rrift'H to,- ,,rr }Kow\r, Murlnr t'vo  Ci!������������������������������������������;i.Tj���������!������������������.������������������������������?'������������������,���������. f,,, h-,- \,n>,',...*r..r{ rr.r.,.i.  lyiti^itiv oi tiwiiicl.yi;XcttzilyV.<)'.*LiiiiAtio  "Oh. yes. 1  ilon't  say but what, bo's  ! grateful,  or   says   he   is.   at   anv   rate.  professed i Only,   if  I   may   take  the  liberty.   Sir  aspect for j Penywern, bo's just one of those who'll  a rued  the | take   the   oil   when     they've    got  the  other  si?r- j inch, as they say."  "I see. You know- wbat he's come,  for now'r"  "I-can't say as I do. Sir Penywern.  He come in by the back way' about  half an hour or moiv ago. all panting  and making as if be, bad something  import tint on bis min.i. i' didn't rightly know wheiher to let hiin in or not;  but seeing how and your ladyship  generally sees anybody as wants to  see you. T thought IVThF-ttor."  "What! Did he seem wild, excited?  Was he sober?''  "Oh, yes, Sir Penywern. I wouldn't  have allowed hiin in if he hadn't been  sober."  "Put ho didn't snv what ho  wanted?"  "No, Sir Penywern. Only to see ho.r  ladyship at once. And lie'just, stamped his foot when he said 'at once.'  "  "Well, leave him alone for :i fow  moments. I'll ring for yon to come in  when  he's gone."  "Yes.  Sir  Potiyworn."  Tlio butler, retreated towards tin*  servants' hall and having seen him  safely off in that, direction the baronet went upstairs.  The wide, shallow-stopped staircase, picturesquely broken, was n fen-  turo of tbe mansion. I?ich in oak  carving, with massive R']-uare-he.'i,ded  pillars, it was supposed to have been  brought, from another and mor������ uuig-  nifioeut old house in tiie days of the  Regency, and was laid to the account  of the indefatigable and uhi<|uitouR  Urinling  (".ibbniis.  Huge canvases, covered with the  spraw Iin-.;- portraits of ancestors in  silk stockings and square-out ���������h-os.q,  ancestors iniuivtil ami military uniforms, ami dim naval bat lies on greenish cardboard seas, covered the walls  with their uninteresting splendours.  In tin- angles were statues brought  from It niy in the dnys when every  young man or family made the fJniiiil  Tour, ami UioukIiL ii, mcuiii'Sn'iil. upon  him In prove his taste and breeding  by  lirinuiiiL!- hack   wltli  him  a   nro per  pln/ioi'i ion   of   inoi.'   t.,i    h.ft.v,   ailllieiilic  ancient statuary.  Sir Penywern reached the wide corridor on ihe first  floor, and made his  ion   prof-special  running  i:ro.-.sos   it  but   a   poor  show.  Hut Salter, hor merry .little fair-  haired maiii, whom she had brought  with her from the vicarage, was very  proud of the arrangement, and madly  anxious for more now gowns to hang  Hi the handsome aooomudat"  vided, which was in hi-r  charge.  Sir Penywern met Salter  breathlessly along the corridor from  the west wing, whore tht* bad; staircase was, aiul tliey reached the door  of the dressing room together.  "Her ladyship has rune for you?"  usked  he.  "No. Sir  Penywern. Xot. yet."  "Then wait a moment."  The girl, who had evidently come*  up in a hurry to 71 re pa re for her mistress's toilet, and who was furtively  munching the last morsel of an tipple,  vetreated into the wardrobe-room on  the opposite side of the corridor, and  Sir Penywern. entering the bedroom,  called his wife at the diessing-rooin  door.  But there was no answer, and looking in, he saw that Daphne was not  there.  Ke went to the east wing, and sought  her in her "snuggery." a pretty room,  upholstered in pale- blue, which had  been decorated and furnished ex7">ress-  ly to her taste.  And then Sir Penywern beean to  feel the shadow of a fresh disaster  upon "him.  With ever-inereasing unei'ainoss he  went down-stairs, and, going from  room to room looked everywhere for  his wife. But he did not call fo her  again, being anxious above all things  not, to arouse any more curiosity than  he  could  help   in   the   servants.  Nevertheless he knew that curiosity  must be excited, and, aware that misfortune   was   settling  down   upon   his  "Now can't you tell mo,  ible girl, why you were  frightened just now?"  She  grew     reserved     and  again  at, once,  "Did 1 look frightened sir? It was  only���������only because I thought you were  angry  about,  something."  This   was   an   evasion,   but,   he   despaired of getting anything out of her.  llosides,  ho was growing gravely anxious  at  his  wife's disappearance.    So  lie  uttered  an  impatient exclamation,  aud   went downstairs.  I     This  time   he   went  straight  out of  j the house at  the  hack  by  the garden  ! door that opened out from the passage  leading to the study.  He throw a glance at the door of  the room where he. had left the body  of the unfortunate. Rathbone, and involuntarily stopped a moment to listen. Put no sound came from the  room, and he went out rnto the small,  sheltered, and rather sunless flower-  garden, which exteiide'T from the back  01 the house to the thickly jdanted  wood whicli lirotected the mansion  from the bleak north winds. On the  right hand he could see the silver  J line of-the sea growing dim in the  dusk-. On the left was the high wall  which shut, in the courtyard and  stabling; over this wall grew fruit-  trees, too much ��������� exposed to the east  winds to be very productive and beds  of late spring flowers and flowering  shrubs made the enclosure bright and  fragrant.  A gardener's shed, masked by  eluui]-.s of yew and box, was built  against tho angle of the stable-wall,  and at this point one path went away  into the wood, while another branched  off to the left under the outer wall of  thj} stables.  Sir Penywern. as ho reached the  odise of the wood, beard an exclamation, and saw a, violent movement of  the underwood some fwentv yards  away to the  left.  I'Halio! Who's that?" he called out.  Thoro was no answer, so he gave  chase, and plunging into the wood at  the spot where he had seen the  branch.es move, he had little difficulty  in tracking and coming up with the  fugitive, who proved io be a small  stable-boy. whose teeth were chattering with, alarm as he threw* himself  on bis back on the ground and lay  crouched in the attitude of one who  begs for mercy, though no word issued  Siouse, iie wen  itl  \   rH'fJT-.  l'-qnickor stevis  from room, to room, searching for his  wife in every corner.  But he eould not find her anywhere.  with  ow steps tnwnids lu's wife's  an . 1  ."���������' 1''  lo  ��������� ni  Ni '  wit  of  III I.'  . 11,ni 1 nl ii���������     A list ra! ia     h     an     ev-  ih- of str-iii-.* l'--?i. hit ion. In .\<>w  th Wide- un bar Mi'iiii is allowed  m -t   u it ho 1   -ia   in ile-  of any  uu'li-  .' :i IH '1 I ;,i I '-        e !j |. e    ;, '     .. i y     n. || i  u  e.-i.*-"  nl   di iiui;. inn-'.'-t   wan  d",-i|t.  1    by    tb.-    Stipend..!!'.-     line/in! 1-11(1.  1      .-I-'IV/jIi  i|      il O ) I ief       i 11  way  dr������:-'--mg room.  Tin's was a .spaeioun aud handsome  room nt the western end of the main  building: it opened out of the bed-  room, which was a cplendid relie nf  "> "b'i i.'ni deeorat ion, u lit.t.JV'  11 little cumbrous, more than  failed and worn, but not. with-  ��������� hurm   and   in-  CHAPTER IV  Sir Penywern returned to the big  conservatory with its domed-glass  roof, and looked out into the garden  whicli, sheltered on the sea side by  a high wa!l covered wiih climbing  plants, extended for some distance lo  the west.  Then he went out ami looked for  Daphne in lhe walks behind the yew  hedges, and called to her softly" by  name.  Tliere was no answer, no sound of  a footstep, and going back to the house  he went upstairs again, and came into the principal corridor to see the  lady's maid flitting, in evident excitement, from the Wardrobe-room to  her mistress's dressing-room, and back  again.  He noticed tlmt she tried to recover  herself and to appear a I. ease \vh"ii  he came up to her.  "What's the nmtler?" he said.  In spite of himself his torn* was  hard, and his expression stern. The  uirl. frightened, looked tiskunep at  him.  and stammered  in her reply:  "N-n-othing. iSir Penywern."  lb* couhl see that this was a lie, and  it exasperated him.  "Why can't you tell me the Irttth?"  he asked shandy. "Vou were looking  for something?"  from his lips.  "Get up! What's the matter with  you?" said Sir Penywern. puzzled and  uneasy at this fresh manifestation of  something mystoridi'isiy concealed  from liim by the members of liis  household.  The boy stared at him. white with  alarm, and for a moment seemed incapable of obeying the order. When  it was repeated, however, he slowly  scrambled to his feet, and gave in a  hoarse whisper the inevitable answer:  "I wasn't doin' nothing, sir."  It was stereotyped, and Sir Penywern had difficulty in keeping liis  hands off the looiish, stammering  youth.  "Now tell me what has frightened  you? Why did you run away when  you saw   iiie eomiugr"  "T���������I���������I  didn't  run   away,   sir."  "All right. Tell me what you were  doing when you  saw  inc."  "I���������T was standing in the path; 1  was tloing nothing, .sir."  "You had seen something that,  frightened you?" asked Sir Penywern  in  a  more conciliatory  tone.  The. boy looked up out of the corners of his eyes and then shook liis  head.  "No sir, I wasn't frightened. It  warn't   no  business of  mine."  "Come what did you see then? Out  with it. Don't be frightened. Tell  ������u��������������� just what  you saw. beard. Come."  ") didn't, see nothing, sir. barring  l saw my lady going into the wood."  liovo was news at last, definite, and  to the point. That there had been  ���������������������������.oniethin . hi Daphne's appearance or  manner to rouse, the boy's attention  and  curiosity   was clear.  "You saw her go into Mm wood?  Where?"  ".lust slraieht across from the gnr-  'If'ii ; 1 see her where 1 see vou, sir  only just for n minute, as she went  by.    She  wns v.ning quick*."  "Oh.   nil   ri./hl !   Anything else?"  ''Xn-o,   fir,"  This answer wrs halting nnd evidently untrue. P.ut Sir Penywern  'lesitttb'd  to   pre.-s the   point,  and   do-  ".\o-o. Sir Penywern." Then. si>eiiiL- | eidetl to be content with the iuforma  '���������a.' i,i  llellVV,  a   little  nut   an  b'l'est,.  n.'.p'niie  Jiet  old-fashioned  hnd  refused   to have  nn   impatient .movement   on   his   part,  she     wont   on   stammering:     "At--nl j  b'tisi., thai is |n say���������" |  Ho out her short. I  "Has   Lady   Tradeseant     come     up  yet ?" !  The nns weroanie clearly and quick- j  1,V.    Ulld     it     wa:.    e\ideld     (lie    '.: i 1 1    Was  delkdited   to   be   oil   different   erolind.  "Not yet, Sir Penywern. I'm getting her things  ready."  "Mas  she  colli,  out?"  "I Ihn.k e!i. uiii.-t havo gone iid<������  the "rounds. Sir Penywern. Mut, indeed  I haven't seen anything of her since  just  after  hnu  'on  Im  had   managed  to exinicl.  "1 low  long ago was Ihis?"  ".\nl.  above  a   hwv   iuiuul.es.  or  bans a quarter of a hour uio, sir  "Tlu.nLs."  Sir   Penywern  when   he  checked  "You'd hi  1 ter  .-���������tables.   1   think."  He indiealed wi  tiou  the  hov   was  was   turning  I liim* df.  im    b.'iek      to  back to  the  path    through  the    wood  which bad been indicated.  It was narrow through the eii-  eronchmenls of the brushwood. It was  not much used, and not particularly  well kept. Sir Penywern's tastes lying-  in the direction ol n certain amount*;  of wildness and freedom of growth in  park and garden.  For some distance he went, watching the path jn front of liim as far  as ho could see it, s.nd listening for  any indication of his wife's presence.  When he bad got well out of earshot  of the. stables he began calling Daphne  softly by name, but there-was no response.  By this time he had begun to notice  that there were signs of the recent  passage through the wood of something wider than a human being: the  brambles were torn apart, and some  little twigs broken off.  And then, on a thorn-bush which  protruded over the path, lie found a  scrap of torn lace, large enough for  him to identify it as a fragment of  the wide lace scarf whicli Daphne  wrapped round her head and shoulders  when she came out with her husband into the grounds after dinner.  He was struck with the fact. It was  unusual for Daphne to wear this scarf  in the daytime; when he had last seen  her, an hour or less before, she was  wearing a, morning dress of navy  serge, and it was only when she was  in a low-cut dress that she took the  trouble to put on a wrap to go to the  grounds.  (To   be   continued)  ���������. ..y1. , i���������g*ww xi:.  i. straightforward teaertmt  otter .from an eitnblhtaod  firm. We uo sfrimr xtnr  Watches ta 3liotuaa6* ot  vooplo all ots������ tha  world as a huso  oilTottlaotaottt. Kotr  la yotir clunaa to  obtain onn. Write  now, sadodns ss  conts (or ono ot ow  faahloDCDta iiaaiss'  T^oag Gaas������a, or  Gents." Alberts, twit  carrlasa paid to we*r  with tiie trstsb. vrhloh  Trill   W)   (Iran   Vteu  flhjw     Tr������*.t...  Ki-.oroTitoail Sts rears),  should  you  tako s&  YOBt&gs c! ora sisrrsl-  expeet   yoa   to  teli   yonx  ttlcnds  tbsm ��������� tho   iieaatiioi    wsJetg. j-  too good to be troa. bat send {  cstn   a   Free   Watch.    Too i  VriXjtjTAWI   &   *&T.O*i-������.  -m>aTos������la f  Conrwallia Hood. Laaion. &. L  U uboat   us   and. show   tbem ��������� _tho   iieaatiioi    wsJetg.  j������    M  I]  ���������T-.'ia  zstsaaser.  Kendall's Spavin Cure 1 ins now  been refined (ov human uw*. Its  iienctrjiiinj*'lowerquickly relieves iswoHinjxs.s; in; ins.lmii-  cos, nniJ ii! I forms of Janic-  ness.   .It is just wli.it you  need ni-miml tlio house.  Write for wnny let tors  from \ihts to prove its  c&'eciivcne-is.  Alfred  Rj.ai-1.   ,������  Kentptvit-  Ic.Ont.says  "I liavc used  your Keodall'a  Spavin    Cure  for .yearn and  find itawonrVr-  Kul liiuB>s&t."  For Horses  -Anti  Rofhicd  for  Mian.  ���������lmc been i-fx-tl bv home.  men,  voleriiuu-'tiiiH, r.nd  I 'riiicr.s for ovc-r SKi yoniN,  Jti- worth lias |,<hmi prauctt,  forr-iiu���������hi, epiijit, curb, riti-,'-  fci.-o i-ml  tho many oilier  Jin rlHtliiit como to liomw.  M'/nl Hum Icttor from Jnmtt* I'.  V Jlton, KniKKljiTitJ. 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GOVT STAMI* AFFIXED TO ALL GENUINE PACKEXS.  jThe  Trouble   Due   to   Nerves  j Starved  for   Lack  of  GoGd   Blood  An eminent medical writer has .said  that "neuralgia is the cry of starved  nerves for better blood." The one  great symptom of this trouble is pain,  fierce, stabbing pain, that almost  drives the sufferer frantic. The one  cause is poor blood ��������� the only cure is  to enrich the blood. Heat applied to  the inflamed ncrve3 will give relief,  but does not cure. Dr./Williams' Pink  Pills furnish the blood all the needed  elements, and the blood conveys them  to the nerves. The only way of getting food or medicine to the nerves is  through the blood, and the only way  to enrich the blood is through a fair  use of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills. In  this way neuralgia, sciatica and other  nerve disorders are promptly cured,  and the whole system benefited  and  Someone asked- Whistler if he waa  acquainted  with  King Edward.      He  said:  "No I have not that pleasure."  "But the King says he knows you."  "Oh,   well,"    responded    Whistler,  "you know he's always bragging."  Be Bright, Well Strong,  Restore Youthful Looks!  Let your fight for better health begin now! Before you feel any warning of physical collapse, cleanse, and  strengthen and build up your system.  The one remedy for that tired droopy  feeling is Dr. Hamilton's Pills, the  acknowledged king of all tonic medicines. Thousands of men and women  in the late years of life retain their  youthful looks and feeling simply because they regulate their system with  this old reliable family remedy. Nothing so good for the bowels, stomach  or  kidneys.      Cures  headaches,  pre  Conscription of Wealth  Conscription of wealth for tho needs  of war is no novelty in England. The  advisers of Richard II for a time  financed their adventures in France  by the aid of a poll tax, ingeniously  devised���������in the first experiments���������to  fall upon the richer classes. In 1*377  the levy was graduated from one  groat on the laborer to ������6 13s. 4d. on  a duke. Judges paid ������5 each; Earls,  countesses, nnd the richer mayors.  ������4; barons, baronets, aldermen, and  large merchants, ������*3- knights and mayors of small t-.wns ������1 down to 3s. 4d.  Thus the fourteenth century Englishmen had evolved a system by which  the rich man paid in some instances  as much as 40 tc 50 times more than  his poorer neighbor. But the Later  poll tax that lad to the Great Revolt  was, as we know, not happy in the  results. It shed the principle of graduation, and "the number of people  got off with a payment of 4d. or 6d.  was comparatively few."���������London  Chronicle.  The Terror of Asthma comes like a  thief in the night with its dreadful  throttling, robbing its victim of breath.  It seems beyond the power of human  aid to relieve until one trial is made  of that remarkable preparation, Dr. J.  D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy. Then  relief comes with a rush. Life becomes  worth living, and, if the remedy be  used persistently, the disease is put  permanently to rout. Take no substitute.  strengthened.   Mrs. M. Gleason, R. R.! Y���������}* biliousness, stops aching pains  No. l. Uxbridge, Out., who was a great   in the back and limbs. Get a 2qc. box  \WATERPROOF COLLARS AND CUFFS  lettung   better   man   linen   and   biff  >*- *���������*'.*��������� .5        wash   It   with   soap   ami  Sonjet  tttntrv  *m,,ftf*rtj        t\\\\9\ .. a-^,,        ._ ..   .  water *   Ail  stores"  or  rtireci.    State  styt������  and size.    Par 25c   we will mail you  THE  ARUNQTON   COMPANY   OF  CANAOAk  Limited  53 rf-ase? Avenue, Toronto. Ontario  The Great English Remedy.  Tonco nnd invigorates tbo wholo  Jg0K*2'������|-s nervou? Gystcm, n-.akes now Blood  %cMKvwjn 0j������ \>e:D3j (inres Nervous  J)ebility. Mental and BraiTt Worry, Dcspon-  deney. Less of lCnerpy, 1'alpiiaiion of iha  Heart. Wailing Memory. Trice SI per box, sis  for 55. One will please, tix will euro. Sold by all  druggists or mailed ia plain pkg. on receipt of  r,,.;/.,. tt^pprtviphtrtwcilfff-fit'f -TH"* VilOSlW  fflEmr.?*--'-^'"���������'***    T";----.-.-. Vv-.y     J-r..:.:...:..%*jB*a~rj  ir-",' "."��������� ... "���������"' - -irAL. '.��������� :,-_*:  Mabel���������If your grandma has lost all  Iiat.   frjofli      l-������/-j-j'r   rlj-*r������c    ulSfJ   J^n+P  m-t-f. li'  vVinle-  biting tongue.  heard  pa  say  she  had a  iviinaru's Liniment used by  Physicians.  sufferer from neuralgia, says: "1 suf-  ferred intensely from neuralgia for four  years.    My blood was thin and I was  completely run down.    I suffered intense pain all the time.    At different  times I consulted three doctors,  but  their treatment did no more than give  me  temporar?/  relief.      Then  I  tried  different medicines, but the result was  the same���������they seemed no good in my  case.    I was growing steadily, worse,  and finally could not leave the house  nor do a bit of work.   The last doctor  I consulted could do nothing for me  but give me morphine tablets to ease  the pain, and by this time I had aboi.it  resigned myself to a life of pain. Then  one of Dr. Williams' almanacs camo to  our house and I read of similar cases  cured through the use of Pink Pills. I  got three boxes and before they were  all gone the pain began to decrease,  and I began to have a better appetite.  By the time I had taken six boxes I  was   again   a   well   woman,   and   my  neighbors   could   hardly   realize   that  such  a change could be made in so  short a time.    Later I was bothered  with eczema and  Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills cured me..    I have found  these  Pills worth their weight in gold and I  cheerfully recommend them to all who  are ailing."  You can   get these  Pills  from  .any  medicine dealer or by mail at 50 cents  -    UOX   Oi    31 a   iJU.vi.-a   lUi    fd.UU  IlOlll   X lit"  of Dr. Hamilton's Pills today.  "One of the rules for officers of the  King's Navy reads: 'No officer shall  speak diseouragingly to his mate,  either on ths watch or-at mess, concerning the business on which he is  or may be engaged/  Your .Liver  U J'  That's Why  You're Tired���������Oat c!  Sorts���������Have no Appetite.  CARTER'S LITTLE  LIVER PILLS  will put you right  in a few do vs.  They  do  their  Cure  Consti'  pa tion,  Biliousness, Indigestion, ani Sick Headache.'  Small Pill, Small Dose, Small Price.  OSTEIN  KITTLE  I  "SVER  PU.LS*   I  Genuine mustbe-ir Signature  525rt  d&&  Germany's   Infamy  The hideous story of the Wittenberg  Camp is unmatched for filth, cruelty  and horror outside certain descriptions of Carthaginian horrors in Flaubert's "Salammbo." There have been  perfidies, murders and outrages by \  land and sea, but for torture inflicted |  with systematic callousness and infamy on helpless prisoners there has  been nothing to touch this record.���������  London Observer.  Ask for Minard's and take no other.  deal  Silver  Cream  It will clean usora  silverware in lesa  time, with less expense, than any  other preparation  made, "ideal" is  not an electrc-plst.  insr preparation!  removes nothing  but tiie dirt, leaving the silverware  likc.new. Put up  in eight and eish-  teen-ounce bottles,  packed three dozen  in case.  At All Jewellers  In the village of Tatworth, Somerset, England, the curious custom of  letting a field by auction during the  burning of an inch candle, has just  been perpetuated  Cautious Wife���������Dinna pay the fare a  yet, Angus.    They may drop a bomb  on  us   and   then   you'd  have  throwi������  j good money away.  LADIES WANTED TO DO PLAIN  and light sewing at home, whole  or spare time; good salary; work sent  any distance, charges paid. Send  stamp for particulars. National Manufacturing Company, Montreal.  "Wish to marry my daughter, do  you?    Take my advice, don't."  "But why sir?"  "I have noticed evidence of insanity in  her lately."  "Good heavens!  What  evidences?"  "She says she wants to marry you."  The River Nile is believed to com  tain more varieties of fish than any  other stream in the world.  Dr. Williams'   Medicine Co.,  ville, Ont.  Brock-  Concentrated  Satisfaction  A great many former users  of tea and coffee have learned  that there iB a pure food  beverage mado from wheat,  which    has   delightful    flavour.  It never exacts of its users  the tribute of sleeplessness,  heart-flutter, heartache anA-other  illn often caused by the drug,  caffeine-, in tea and coffee.  Wifie���������Oh, Tom, look ui. the lovely  silk stockings I got at a fire sale for  seventeen cents.    And not a thing the,  matter with them except the feet are  burned off.  $100 Reward, $100  The renders of this paper will be pi cased to  learn that there is at least one dreaded disease  science has been able to cure in all ils stages, and  tliat is catarrh. Catarrh heitiK Kieatly influenced by con.stltiitlon.-i1 conditions requires constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrh Cure ts taken  internally and acts thru the lllood ou the Mucous  Surfaces of the System thereby destroying the  foundation of the disease, giving the patient  strength by building up the constitution and  assisting nature lu doing its work. The proprietors have so much faith in the curative  powers of Hall's Catarrh Cure that they offer  One Hundred Dollars for any case that it fails la  cure.   .Send for list of testimonials.  Address: 1'. J. CHUNKY & CO., Toledo, Ohio.  Saulil by all druggists, 7.1e.  [miaul  .s  0SX11IH  has ft delicious, snappy flavour  nnd ia ahnolutely free from  entfeino or any harmful ingredient. Inatnnt Postum is in  condensed, aolublo form, and  wonderfully convenient for tho  home���������for lho picnic���������for travel  ���������everywhere.  ti ion or coffee interfcrs with  comfort or micceuK, na it doe.n  for many users, try a shift to  Postum.  "There's a Reason"  Cnufidian Postum Cereal Co,, r.lil.,  M'uuh'.fir. OMI.  Angler (in deep water)���������Help ! Help I  I can't swim!  Country Gentlouum (on whoro)���������-1  can't either, but I ain't hollerm*  about it.  Headaclie is not a disease in itself, but comes as a warning to tell  you tliat there is something wrong  with the system. Consequently when  you stop a headache by the use of  powerful narcotic drugs, you "merely  stifle the "danger signal" by which  Nature tells you that there is trouble  ahead.  Why not select a treatment that  aims to remove the cause of trouble  by enriching the blood and building  up the starved and exhausted nerves.  Such is Dr. Chase's Kerve Food, and  tho effectiveness of this food cure is  so well known that we scarcely need  tell you about it.  W.     N.     U.      I llu  It is in Dcmand.-~So great ia the  demand for Pr, Thomas' Mloctria Oil  that, a largo factory is kept continually bu������y making aud bottling it. To  lie'in demand shows popular appreciation of tliin preparation, whieh stands  at the head of propm-tnry compound:*!  aa the leading Oil in the market, nnd  it in generally admitted that it ia  deserving of the load.  Not only the Allio.-*, Oroat "Britain,  Fiance, und Italy, have adopted tlio  daylight saving principle, (jermarty  not to bo outdone by them has also  been oi'dcivd to put on the clad:!  Only the uninformed endure tho  agony of eorn.s. The knowing nnea  apply Ilolloway's Corn Cure and got  relief.  rS. starved condition of the ner- In almost every newspaper you  vous system is by far tho most fre- will find somo cure reported as a rc-  quent cause of headache. You may suit of using Dr. Chase's Nerve l^'ood'.  be going too fast a pace and burning Tho mention of it among your friends  the candle at both ends. The ner- will reveal the fact that nearly cvery-  vous system has no opportunity to body knows it as the standard modi-  renew its vigor, and the result is nor- cine for diseases of tho nerves and  vous headache, sleeplessness, indi- other ailments arising from a watery  gestion and irritability. condition of tho. blnorl.  ������0 cents a box, (I for $2.t>0, nil dealers, or Kdnuuison,  ttntcfi *K> Co., liimltori, Toronto. Do not bo talked Into  Accepting n r-mbsUtuto.    Imitations dltnippolnt.  Why  in a  wntcl  like n river?���������He  online   it   doesn't  ron   long  without  winding.  .���������.���������.  - -��������� ���������*  Keep    Minard'a  Liniment  In   the  llUU^w.  Dcs.jib'. tli>* 1jIi;u.-(\jU.-j "owr<-:j," CtiU-  cor continues to inere.-ii.c.  ���������)r. Vlxauo'u Itocloa ttoolc. 1.000) toloctod redoes; uont iroo lr you mcutlou jMUw ^i^r*  fgrnmrnmimmmiiimmiiimmmm     ma*  tmmmmwEm  mmmimsismmmxxmm  mMm*m*m  asui  im-'^mMmH^Htx^^rm)'*.  , itVA  KB  ���������DB  assffett  MMMiii THK  CRESTON   REVIEW  Soe Dream Sodas  Fruit Sundaes  ortr\     all     rwt-.licv*'  j^a*** *v^i *.*/��������������� *       --   ���������  Miss Violet McPeak left on Tuesday  for Trail, -where she will visit her  parents for some weeks.  Stan. Hendren is the new assistant  at the C.P.R. depot for this season.  He went on duty on Monday.  Principal Masterton of the Oreston  superior school left on Friday last for  mtr .1_l_.su.,  luumifivnic,  t> J-i-  x*x uuow it;.-)  Cocoa Cola ������.-.~  ������������   ~~.^. .  fancy drinks for sale at the j  Soda Fountain.  Open each and every  evening (Wednesday inclusive) after 6.30 p.m.  &  ft-  uresfon Drug &Book uu,  Phone 67 -        CRESTON  P. BURNS & Go,  Llmiteci  r r  Head   Offices  CALGARY;   VANCOT-  VER;  EDMONTOa.  Dealers in  MEAT  Wholesale and Retail  nsn. tjame.  rouitr\%  and Oysters  ���������ffgMlta'LTO-BM  Caters to the discriminating public*  Rooms     ihe    coolest  and cleanest.  Dining Room service  the best*  The  Bar   is ^ stocked  with  only First-class  m   mm.ftmm.mf.m.   m*mr% *M    *^*m*rtt*mm  txmximuWj *������   <w������������������i������     mmtx^mm* *������  Ui^mTimmarmm.'mTi.~,Smi  he will spend the summer vacation.  Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Reesor of Pincher Creek, Alta,, who were making the  Arrow Lakes trip, were Sunday visitors in Creston, guests of Mr and Mrs.  O. F. Hayes.  Pte. John Ryckman, Cranbrook, of  the 225th Battaliou, is spending a few  days with Creston friends this week.  R.e is just getting around after an  appeudicitis operation.  During the gate whieh accompanied  Wednesday night's thunderstorm the  newly-erected Dutch pattern windmill erected on the Edmondson ranch  this spring was completely* wrecked.  i ...  j:     The Presbyterian  itulies   are having  ivuj and strawberry  Mrs. Reid arrived from Vancouver  on Saturday and will spend somo time  here, the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Chas.  Moore.  The July building permits include a  substantial addition which is being  built on the east wing of the Lidgate  residence.  Miss Augusta Doyle of Ci an brook is  hei*e for her annual vacation with hor  parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Doyle, at  fche King George.  Miss Edna Parker arrived from  Weybnrn, Sask., on Saturday, and  will spend several weeks her parents,  Mr. aud Mrs. E. Parker, Creston.  Salmo   and  spending  the  Misses   Dougherty   of  Oarmaugay.   Alta., are  sumuier here   with   their  brothel*, A.  L.   Dougherty,   and  have leased   the  Crompton cottage for two months.  From present appearances Cauyon  City Lumber Co. will hang up a  record for lumber] shipping during the  present month. And at that June  was not so slow. 26ears were forwarded lust month.  I i mu  ��������� . vii  ~!social  -*/***������    4***������������i*������'  The snow has  entirely  dis.-ippeared  <-,..  Fob Sale���������A fresh milk cow.���������J.  Cook, Creston.  Found���������Pearl handled butter knife.  Owner ean have same at Review  Gfvick.  E. J. Keddell was a business visitor  at Nelson the latter part of the week,  returning on Sunday.  Jas. Rose of Medicine Hat, Alta.,  was a week-end visitor with his  brother, J. F. Rose, Creston.  J. T. Black, Nelson, chief of provincial police, was a Saturday visitor  at Creston on official business.  Mrs. C Romano of Marysvi'le, who  has been visiting Mr. and Mrs. F. Romano, left for home on Sunday.  Miss Ollie Gilpin ieft on Sunday for  Grand Forks, where she will be a guest  of Mr. and Mrs. A. Smith for a couple  weeks.  W. V. Jackson and J W. Hamilton  were ptssengers to Nelson on Tuesday, on Fruit Growers Union business.  Cashier Manifold returned from his  Seattle holiday trip on Friday. J. M.  Crookston, who had been relieving  him,  left the same day for Fernie.  1  iu  oca  L&UU  i  We  our  i  have  the  goods,  and  pr'ees  are  reasonable  on the church and manse  j grounds this evening. A musical pro-  j gramme will be provided by the band.  Sergt. Kont of the Rossiand police  was here between trains yesterday  and returned with Sergt. McMurray,  captured at Sirdar on Tuesday, and  who is wanted at the golden city on a  forgery charge.  The executive of tin* Creston Liberal  Association have a meeting at 8  o'clock Monday evening in the board  of trade rooms John Keen, the  Liberal caudidate, is expected to visit  Creston nes.t week.  Raspberries, cherries and currants  all got on to the shipping list the eai*Iy  part of the week, and all are promising ao abundant yield. The Creston  union is expecting to handle at least  6000 crates of raspberries.  Miss L. Fuller, who has been a guest  of her aunts. Mrs. Rose and Mrs.  "Watcher, for the past two mont! s,  left on Saturday for her home at  Thedford, Ontario. She will spend a  few weeks at Moose Jaw, Sask., en  route.  Creston has been gettino some attention from Dominion Express Co.  officials this week. M. W. Hastie,  assistant superintendent, Calgary,  was here Monday and Tuesday, while  O. E. Ford, the route agent, like the  poor, is always with us���������during the  berry season.  J. E. Johnson, who has been resident horticulturist in the G-eston  Valley since the first, of the year, has  n tired from the horticultural department work and left on Saturday for  Wenatchee. He was accompanied by  W. de Macedo, vice-principal of the  Creston school last term.  The June payments here to the Patriotic    Fund    totalled   . $113-^ahh'ost  double the receipts of the two preceding months.  John Pendry, who is in camp with  one of the regiments at Vernon, spent,  the week-end visiting his numerous  Creston friends.  Miss Bessie Hurry, who has been  attending high school at Nelson for  the past ten months, is home for the  summer holidays.'  Miss Merle Reid left on Sunday for  Edmonton, Alta., where she will spend  the summer holidays with friends at  the Alberta capital.  A. B. Shannon, Willow Point, and  F. Lye, Cranbrook, the two Kootenay  weed inspectors, were official visitors  at Creston the middle of the week.  S. E. Bradley, a former manager of  Creston Fruit Growers Union, now at  Calgary, was shaking hands with  friends here on Monday on his way to  Nelson.  T C. Phillips of Cranbrook,  C.P.R.  auditor, accompanied by Mrs. Phillips  were Creston  visitors the  early part  of the week, guests of Mr. and Mrs. R.  M.Reid.  ./. H. DOYLE,   Manager  X  V  Av       Tj*������  As a result of the splendid impression gained of Creston during his visit  last week Bishop Doull is arranging  for more frequent Sunday services in  Christ Church. Commencing neiit  month it is expected there will be  services every third Sunday at least,  Rev J. S. Mahood spending the entire  day here, in placo of only morning  service as at present.  Begins to look as if the government  telephone line through to Yahk is to  be built this fall. The department is  calling foi- tenders for f)00 poles of the  30-foot variety, to be delivered along  tho main wagon road between CroBton  and Yahk. With this lino in operation  Creston will havo telophono communication through to Winnipeg as  well as Vancouver.  Last   week   the   command   of  tho  107th   East Kootenay regiment  was  officially transferred by Capt. Sisman,  district slaff adjutant, and stair" Sgt..  Major  Robertson,   W.O.,   from   Lt.-  Col. Maeka.y to Gapt. E.   Mallandaine.  Contingent upon this transfer as officer commanding the 107th, Mr Mal-  landaino assumes his qualified rank of  major.    Major  Mallandaine    is   vory  well known throughout the Kootenays  and the Boundary as an efficient officer, and under his direction the organ-  i'/.ntion of tho 1iV7i-.lt will   im   doubt,  bo  successful ���������Fernie Froo Press.  Capt. Forrester, provincial police,  wan nt. Kitchener on Monday and  Tuesday investigating complaints  that dynarn He was being used to eir-  hertito (lulling operation** In Meadow  Creek. While unable to catch anyone  lu the not thero was evidence that ������v*>  pidNivcH iiitVi been used. jSiicii contemptible practices are hard to under  11triml au the stream in teeming with  llwh thut bite readily. There Ih a report,   current,    that    thin    particular  I i-i renin in m������ in-   hIockco   wnn ciinicin  I 11 nm  uy tout riC'iH-tn.  danger of further high water is now  considered past although the wet  goods on the flats are not disappearing rapidly at all.  Alex. Cameron of Coleman, Alta.,  was a visitor here the early part of  the week. He is haying hair of his  20-acre ranch at Wynndel cleared and  proposes planting the most of it to  apples and strawberries.  Red Cross receipts this week were 6  kneecaps from Mrs. Watson and pair  socks from Mrs. Mallandaine, On the  afternoon and evening of the 19th a  social in aid of the society will be held  at the home of Mrs. Knott at Canyon  City.  Summit Creek was alive with fishermen over the week-end, and fine  catches of both rainbow and char were  in evidence on Monday. With the  passing of high water the fishing at  that point will be at its best for possibly another week.  Creston has been called upon to  fittingly celebrate August 4th, the  second anniversary of the declaration  of war against, Germany. The appeal  is from Lieut.-Governor Barnard, and  the matter has ; been turned over to  the Red Cross Auxiliary for action.  Creston Red Cross ladies announce  Creston's annual sock week for from  July 25 to August 1st. Hosiery will  be received at any of the stores for the  wounded soldiers. The friends are  asked to leave their parcels at any of  the stores or the R.C. depot on either  the 25th or 1st.  There has been a healthy demand  for posts at Creston lately and during  the month tbe C.P.R. has been a buyer of at least seven cars at this point.  Owing to the floods further east  timbering has';been interfered with,  whieh is said to explain the sudden  call on Crestonfor supplies.  The Fernie and Cranbrook companies of the 225th Battalton passed  through on a special train on Saturday on their way to the central training camp at Vernon. Creston Valley  has three representatives in this corps  already. They are Sergt. Frank  Ebbutt, Sergt. Alf. Palmer and Pte.  Will Johnson Of Wynndel.  M iss Vera Palmer has been added  to the staff at the Creston branch of  the Bank of Commerce. Commerce  leads all the banks in the matter of  employees enlisting for the war and is  consequently getting short of male  help. Miss Palmer is on trial. Should  she prove competent she will bo takon  on to the biink staff at some B.C,  centre.      s   .  Ihe automobile tourist traffic  through Croston is quite heavy at  present, ono or two carsgoing through  almost every dny. B'������*'r*lu** ���������*��������� bnd  stretch of road between Erickson and  Kitchener the route via Creston has  tlio Klngsgate route beaten for scenic  effects and wero the needed repairs  made to this bit of highway many  more visitors would bo attracted this  way.  The lied Cross social utAIna. Knott's,  Canyon fIty, ow Wednesday afternoon and evening next will he the best;  outdoor event of tho sorb thia year.  The grounds are In fine shape for such  a function and In addition to the  games, music and rofroshments there  will also he a sale of curios to whioh  all ititorcHt'id lu Red Gross work are  upecially iavited to donate articles to  dinpose of. Hhould the weather be  unfavorable on this day the affair will  be held "on ThorMlny. July $H.h. The  Canyon City ladies are working hard  | to make the affair attractive and a  l large attendance Is hoped for.  We have this week opened up  a shipment of  RIBBONS in Taffeta, Duchesse, Velvet, &c.  LACES in Val, Torchon. Nets, &c.  Hair Clasps, Nets, Barettes Combs, &c.  CROCHET COTTON in Clark's and Coate's  Mercerized.    Crotchet Needles.  ELASTICS, Black and White, all widths-  all fresh Para Rubber  S  B  B  BUTTONS   for   everything   you   require  button for, in Pearls, Bones, &c.  Also Button Moulds  a  DRESS GOODS���������Come in smd we will show  you a full iine of white and colored Dress  Goods, Lawns, Piques, Indian Head, Ginghams. Prints, &c.    All fast colors.  Oreston Mercantile Company  LIMITED  Bf   ^yWif       ^������*^^f ^������mW B Lw       SSssLW SMSr 5r        ^5<ff* Cl  LUMBER, $10 per M. and up.  SHINGLES, $2 per M. and up.  BRAN, $1.10 per hundred.  SHORTS, $1.20 per hundred.  2 cans CORN for 2 5c.  2 cans PEAS for 2 5c.  2 cans BEANS for 2 5c.  m  imm i;nmnanv  MUM ������WUI ������������ M M  ������W   *W   ���������*  LIMITED  .||<J������*|.,|;..+.  nnumimmmmm  linn |!!|I1IM!1||II|||WJ1I'^^  iliirtiTiT.dliiiiiViiiiteiaiiitiWi

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