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DEC. 19    1913  Si^^t^/.^Gbww^ljc*  aai  ���������w-^-^-yfl t_^#*-C?  L-Won B  s Construction o  rehov*"*  . As a result of the work ofthe Fruit Growers Union  during the past few weeks, work has been begun on the construction of the big warehouse and packing rooms.  Teams and men are now busily engaged in excavating fer the basement which will be 7 feet deep.  The building itself will be 31x80 feet ami adjoins the  track an ideal location and one which will facilitate the ship.  ping ofthe produce of the Union.  The ofEces of the Union will be located on the ground  floor and will he arranged for service at a minium of outlay.  .  On the seco_4   floor will  be the   packing rooms.:and  the fruit to tie packed drill  be transported from the reciving  room to the packing room by means of an. elevator.    ?  T������2��������� worki-ic** ���������"ni^ment of the union will fee the vory  -* ��������� *       + .������������������-._-*.-  latest approved in construction and will place them in posi-  *���������    J.   t-m.   l������ ��������� _'J1_   mt *_ Sti.^0. ���������_?.._   1.1..   *1 x -*L*I_ *������___ '"__������._.  IfGu tG juuQuie iucu pxuuutL vruu iuc icasi jjussiuic loss, uuiai  CHARLES DICKENS7  JKEJ) HIS SO-  Charles Dickens wrote the following  FOR  iI_?������RP0SES  Practically all  industries 'are more  letter to his youngest son on. the oo- or less dependent  on wood.   In  On-  c=c:g- of his leaving home ia September, tsrio alone,  exclusive  of  the   maou  1868, to join his brother iu Australia: .facturers of rough laisiber, over thirty-  "I write this note to-day because your  eight industries, represented by 1,200  of time and material. The members of the union who are  employed on the.construction of the warehouse give one the  impression that the whole undertaking with its tremendous  amoant of work and quite extensive monetary outlay is  just an ordinary circumstance and they are on the job from  daylight to dark, evidently enjoying the experience as much  or more th&n the multitude of "bosses" who find time to  "suggest*' ideas to them during the course of the day.  Iti the present   rate the building   will be   ready   for  occupancy in -a very short time.  going away is much opon my mind?  and because I .want tog to have.���������  few parting words from me, to think  of now and then at quiet times.?;.!  need not .tell you that? _: love yon  dearly, aud am very,; very sorry :ia  my heart to part with yoa. But this  life is half made up of partings? and  these paias most be borne. It is my  conclusion and ray sincere conviction  that you are going to try* the life  for which we are best fitted. I think  its freedom aud wilderness more suited  to you than any experiment in a study  or office would have been; and without that training you conld have folio *ed ho other suitable occupation.  What you have always wanted until  now has been a set, steady, constant  purpose, I, therefore, exhort you to  persevere, in a thorough determination  to do   whatever  you   have   to  do   as  "i������6i������. t������3   jTuu   OSS   u8  iv.     x   Was   uOfe BO  AAPAIBI      _k_������__������IB_l--*������  ������m*3t-ifib_b  titi'- IT  "-.   IH  flH. WWlHIULU  - *      T)iA PwaaKu���������ttria.ti Snn__v SjjfeOOl **-  vfterta!s3ssent will be held1 oa Tuesday.  ** Thspslsocf admission will bo adults  25c.   Children   not members of  the  ��������� school, 16c.  Wnn,' Smith left-Toesdsy for Lucerne  B. C, where he will, spend the winter.  , There will be special Christmas ser-  jVides in the Presbyterian church, next  Sunday, morning and evening.  Crystalized Cherries,.Almond paste,  and Fresh Oheese at JAOKSONS.  The following articles FOR SALE,  apply to the Ci try Bakery: ?r  . 1 bed, springs and mattress of double bed,. 2 washstands, 1 writing desk,  I smoii iabie, 1 cheaker table, I sewing  machine, 1 dining table, kitehen chairs  1 Rocking chair, 1 heating stove, and  Ponltrv.  ii-  Rev. A. JB. Bnll is-spftefced to arrive  ���������on Saturday to take charge of the  work in x Ohriat Ohuroh for the next  few months. This will be good news  to the people of the chflirch, who have  been without a pastor for some time.  There 'Will be regular Services in the  ^ "ohnroh SumJay as wefi as Erensong  mi> StiO-SoB uiid at Siruar.  Young oattle bought.  Blair, BrioksonY 46tf. \  Apply to O.  An interesting and well illustrated  aooount of Hunting the Hair Seal in  Newfoundland Waters is given as the  opening article in the December issue  of Rod and Gun  which has recently  '���������-��������� ��������� ���������    .. ������������������.       ������  ���������\.i-,~.u  The Catholic Sunday School children will have their Xmas entertainment at the home of Mrs. J. A. P.  Crompton on Tuesday, Deoembor 23,  at 6 o'clock.  * .  i  Father Joljin will hold midnight mass  in tho Catholio ohuroh on Christmas  ove.   Thero will be special music.  mmammmamiamm4m*m*m*msm**^**  ���������Tho C. O. 0. of Oranbrook is selling  Iron Beds with mattress and spring for  '���������111.   .���������  The Annual Christinas Tree Knter-  tulnment of tho Presbyterian Ohuroh  ���������will bo held on Tu*3*idj*.y evening Deo.  a8rd. '?.Y>^'  >'<  ��������� '      i.mrif|.>i*#������������i  Robber Hhoes and ������nm boots at A.  Wttr^belll. .  On Now "Sears Bv* tho local Sooial**  iHtn will hold- social evening iu tho  Auditorium.' ^ j������iuJii������Ba mooting will  Ibo held fiom 7 to Bp,m. followed by  *' ������+ti������lo, songs and reaJUitiona?   Tho l������al-  auco of tho y**iir will be.spent in dano  ' Im*   Gantlomeii LOs, ladio* bring rof-  '���������^W^inioMla-   Mvoryono Welcome.  Ouuil-r ni i/uia vwua uuui mn (/uunnuv..,,���������,  W.   J. Taylor,   Iiimited,   Woods took.  Ont.   Other articles worthy of special  mention are  "A Lonely For Factor"  dfsorlptive of a day ab Wakeham Bay  on the Labrador ooast;  oanght by  a  Halibut in Alaska; Minke'a Claim; a  story of East Kootenay,   B.O. A Plea  for the Moose, an artiolo on the Abuso  of Mooao  Hnntlng by tho   Swampy  Oreo Indian, and a host of other articles  in  keeping  with   this   representative  magazine of  outdoor lifo.   A speolal  artiolo on  Tho Trap Shooting Gamo  in Canada appears under tho heading  of Tho  Trap,  and tho other Dopart-  inohts aro as usual well maintained.  ��������� '    Christmas   stockings  all  sixes and  prices 10 to SO cents each at Jackson's.  I^IWW>WW������W-II  Leonard  Mawaon   loaves  tomorrow  for Estevan to spend the holidays.  Do yobr Chmtitms shopping with merchants iu your  home town.  Bpeolal Valwo in Suit Cases from 12.50  to iK.Bo.   OnftmntfMMl to give von splen-  AU mm** ifc-|'bi*nm������ftTOW MWRrtAK.  TILKOO.  limmummux  ^������W���������������iy Mr. wttd Mri. **������**������ X*������>*  mrd, thl������,m.oimi������f������t������ * mp*' '  Thursday afternoon at tho homo of  Mrs. J. A t\ Orompttm thero occurred  a lecture ami Sohnmatati concert. Mrs.  Orompt*>n gnve a Bhorfc looturo on tho  -Wl t   ZuliUtUUOO.  old as yon are now when I first had  to win food, and to do it out of this  determination; and I have never slackened in it since. Never take a mean  advantage of "anyone in any transaction, and. never be hard upon people  who are. in your = power. Try to do  t>?others as you would have.them do  .'.'.;-;���������.-.'-..-!���������'������������������'.-'������������������.-���������:'..'...��������� ��������� ..'-'    ���������--.     i.-���������-  tO?yi6d, and do?������3c*0_e dissonraged-iT  they fail sometimes. It is much better  for you that they should fail in obeying  the greatest rule laid down by onr  Savior than that you should."  *I  pat  a  New-.  Testament;   among  your books for the very same reason  and  with the  vtry  same  hopes that  made me write an easy Recount Of it  for yon when you were a little child.  Because  it  is   the  best   Book   that  ever  was or  will   be   known  iu   the  world; and because it teaches you the  best  lessons   by   whioh   any   human  creature who tries to be  truthful and  faithful to duty can possibly be guided  As your brother* have goua awav,  one by one, I have   written to each  sao'n words as  I am   now  writing ro  yon, and have  entreated them all to  guide themselves by this Book, putti -g  aside the interpretations and invention,  of   man.     You   will   remember   thut  you have never at home been harassed  about  religious  observances' or  mere  formalities.   I have always been anxirma  not to weary my children with suoh  things, beforo they are old enoui*h to  form opinions respecting thom.     Ynu  will, therefore, understand the bottor  that  I  now   most   solemnly   impress  upou you the truth aud beauty of the  Christian   rollgion  as. it   oamo   from  Christ htunelf,  and  tho impossibility  of your going far wrong if yon humbly  but boartily respect It.   Only one thing  more ou this head.   The more we ure  In earnest im  to feeling  lt,   the loss  we an d'sposed to  hold  forth about  it.   Nover   abandon    the   wbolesonio  prautloo of  saying your own private  prayers, night und morning.    I havo  uovui-    iVuunuuUOu    il    myrjolf,    and   I  know  tUtf.rOOiulort of it,    I hope you  will always  bo able  to  suy in  after  life that yoti hid a kind fathor.   Yon  cannot show, your affection  for him  so woll,  or  so  happy,  as  by   doing  your dutv."  'different firms, supplied the statistics  recently compiled and published by the  Forestry Branch/Ottawa, in a bulletin  entitled, '���������_ he Wood-Using Industries  of Ontario" These firms in 1912 purchased 8C7.466.000 feet, board measure  of rough lumber, valued? at $19161,384  Whieh/when manufactured into sever���������1  hnndred finished produots, ranging from  handles to hearses, represent a turning  over of several times this amount of  capital.  ���������. Not only is it remarkable that so  many different industries, eveninclading  foundries, require? wood . to carry on  their operations, . brit it is equailly  noteworthy that twen**y-s.i_ of the  thirty-four kinds of wood usei Bhould  grow in Ontario. The supplies of  some of them, it is true, are rearing  exhaustion, but this was not always  the case, nor is it likely, with the  steady rise in wood prices, that this  will long continue to be the case.  Mr.~E. J. Zavitz, Ontario Forestry  Commissioner, says:���������"There is at present in -tho old settled portion of Ontario an aggregate of abont 8,500 square  miles of formers' woodlands. It is  safe to Bay that there is, in addition  to the assessed woodland,' another area  -ft  ������������������ji"  m28WW  totiti'x'tirS'ti.ti.-tiyyy  to  to  to  to nearll>l^^-l-,^ in the hcJ  to  Etei  to  suitit^ble for use and pre  s^itat  At   GptlIiilSiH Oi ���������-'!���������������  mm  %:iiS.u.*.S auu  The store windows at the present time certainly  present a^*^^������pi^*jft������gearaGce, dressed as ihey  b of Christmas time, w  ood serviceable goods 8S  n  there is an assort- ^  to the intelligence and ^  whateirir   the past ^  \ may have been v there is at the  present time absolut- *g  to ly no need for   anyone to send out   of town   to buy #  g������ -their Christmas supplies or presents. __!  to .'���������.}.. Bach store in its own line handles a large and ^  to cbmpletestock and the displays reflect the prosper- w  jk ity of the district���������-one of the most prosperous in ^  to British Columbia. ^  to We might mention in   passing a word or two in ilb  defense of the home merchant.  6f 8,500.Square mil_3 Whiish is���������.Bnifefl     ,T,       .       --���������������_������     ^  oniy  for  forest growth.   This-means     (ft  thing orMWS shelves  that southern Ontario could eventually.  have over ten million: acres of private  woodland.".   Ontario was once a land  of valaabls harrdweeds,  and will be sc  again;  Another remarkable thing illustrated  by this bulletin is the variety of uses  tb which woods, still-common in Ontario, may be put. Elm and basswood  are used iu thirty-one industries, and  ash is another valuable hard Wood with  a wide range of use. Maple, Ontario's  most important hardwood, has over  one hundred listed  uses,   while birch  and beech are being increasingly u**ed,  especially for hardwood flooring,   Pine  forms ������i.*7 per  cent, or nil   the wood  purchased by these industries, bnt  Ib  being gradually replaced by sptuoc-, un  the supply is noaring exhaustion.   By  observing the uses and then consulting  the olassifled direotroy of manufacturers  mark- ts may be ascertained for cherry,  apple,   Humao   and    other   supposedly  little-used hardwoods, and also for many'  formB of wood-waste.  Why do people send away to mail order houses ^������  j|J for goods? One reason is because they **do not Of  m\ think" the local dealer has the article in stock. But |g  to they don't.asV. him, they -take it for granted that be- gjr  gj cause the article has not been brought to their attea- w������  M tion, it is not carried in stock, but this does not give |K  (fj. the ioeal dealer a chance to  know that such anarii- *������  _s_& j * *" i - 7^^  w cleis in demand, althaughL.perhaps he has tdat very mi  -   . Us  Another reason |s because people think they can ������  to save.moneyr:-;.',,.^-s'a.mat$���������ir. of fact the aggregrte'sa^^ i&  m\ ing of a^year is Very little and en seme thii2g������ aot ^  to at all. But looking at the matter from another &  W standpoint it is all a fallacy, and you are not saving &  f^y at all but loosing money, because you are sending MJ  to the money, the business, the enterprise of the com- &  >l munity into another community and in return ask- &  fax ing the local dealer to carry your burden of ���������*debt W  to when you don't have the cash to send to the mail ggr  order house.  :  /|\ Who keeps up the churches and the schools 2E  to. a������d   the   pubic   institutions   of   the   town?    The $  ^ local dealers and their money.    They employ local w  i|> help  which  in  turn  patronizes local   institutions. %  But how  much  does the mail   order house   pay  back  of the  great amount of money they collect  While riding in a wagon with Fred  Prlco, Ernest Waltgren of Edmo ton  was throwu out and sustaiuod painful  injuries, breaking a couple of ribs:  Through tho kindness of Capt. Forrester and othors he was nsslstod to  the hospital at Nolsou and loft for  thero on Monday's train.  to  from this district.    Not one cent.  tf.  0i  to When you have a  subscription  paper to pass ||i  to around, who do you take it to? Why the local \f.  q\ dealer of course, and you get���������money���������that you !K  to did not pay to him but that was paid to him by iti  A the man who makes  his  money where he spends JJ?  Congratulations    aire   in   order    to  ��������� 'Dutch" Leonard, ho got a doar at last  to it, at home.  %  CHRISTMAS 1913  Get your skates ahavenod at  EM BRICK'S H5oenta and attached to  your shoos 25oonts.  ,,������.   . i  Tako guns rifle**,  phonographs etc.  to MMBREB for repairs.   Ho has tho  fr-mlA* *-. ���������"wl I-*--. *#-������������������*- iswKnn *... a, *.������������������������<  Forup-to-tlie-minute Xmas  caiJ4-.^iiU on Tew Chustom  Rkvikw."  Last Piidjvy cveslnt;, ^t the !ic:nc of  Mr. and Mis. T. Mawson's, about 25  young pooplo enjoyed a vory pleasant  evening. GamoH nnd dancing wero  induliri'd In nnd ovi't'ybodv avorvon**  I f.*ef>roii.������r1 f h������>n������'-''''K*r,'T  r**'*  bnvlnj^ bid ������t  real good time.  Apply to  David D. Homo of Nakunp Is visiting  tho ranchers of the distriot nolliug  nurserv st-M-k.  Printing as you liko it at tho Ornston  Koviow.  ffor Itent���������Oandy  utoro.  CrMtonRttview.  *.,,. t,.  E. Q.  Baeohur of Minneapolis, and  Arthur Johnson of Lethbridge, are in  ftiW'W     ia%    *^*Mt.    I ������������������������'���������*��������� a������-������i������������    rsf     **     1 r>* v. *���������������-*-*-    f*J#-.���������������  ���������ff'tTf**       %<%*<**>   ������������������        "-* '**��������� "  I' *  Seo our lino of Jewelry, 'Souvenir  Spoons, and Fanoy   China, JAOIC-  | ������ON'������ OAttH BTOHK,  The Publio are asked to mail nil  mat tor   for   dollvory at   Xmas oarly.  Old Couutry mail should be posted  not later than tho Eth. December, for  points East of Winnipeg by tho 18th.  nnd points Wont of WinqJ^o*. not later  than the 20th. also pl-Hf*"* I'riote" that  _���������   III- J  from Dooombor 6th. MK^^j'^nry 1st.  iiiciuNive. xiicso pori4ollB ww^po names  biiybi wltb U'tt^rs frotiv -^ to.1_ >������Ul  reooivo thoir mail at I'Jo. I wiokot,  aud from L to Z from V^o 2 wickot  *������#    .., .,.������.,     r%~  % : ��������������� k.*������4������,  -**vi*m,1'        w***.*V'**.������      W*������#������i       ItJK*      Ulf" '' "''"fc  ,-> 1 *l!   ���������*" r   ' 1 - ,      .i 1     - -I ������      -   -  <j 4.*.**ms.t     -bftAJb    AA  _*iiU.Jl* UIIU    If yM*  till 0 P.M.  By order  Postmai  Orontou, Nov. m, 101S. /  Born   to Mr. and   Mr#,   S&uuwlsoa  on Deoembor 13th. a daughter.  For Salo���������Seoond hand |J) cook ������������������ore  with boiior attached.   In good oo**Uion  Apply Orestbn Review.   ������Mll  The Farmers ' Institute will meal  this evening, for the transaotlon of  Oeueral business.  rt-n.-**.*1!   #������*���������������*  mm*** **������������������***j**.  WUMM    tk\**    *J*������������������    1-DiWVW  pay the freight.  Q.O. ?.  ** ���������V������lM4������iM'-'|     ���������**> W  .1       #������������������*  'i-n   i    ma  i  McTavish and Bennett who own  several _u_drod aores of good laud  uuui* vvyuuuei u������y������ -juai maom a aeai  ior tne biooic, bnt wo war* mnabie to  learn who had bought It.  0.0. 8., 8IGN-JTIKS ORANBROOK  004>PBAATIVB IMWm  nm SiSiite  THE REVIEW, CRESTON, BV '&  teiC^tfivag^pt'S.i'fKs ���������>������.**.;*.������-*���������������������������  ^touwiltfind  It eases the burning, stinging  pain, stops bleeding and brings  ease. Perseverance, with Zam-  Buk; means cure. Why not prove  ENDS  FOR ALL  ���������* -    ' "* c. .  ?-./ Bfr & R. Finishes  ys^ttm Lsefc A Go, Ututtad  *im������* "iereoumo 6 T������ro_ta>  (Ccntl ued)  fMuch astonished, he got up and  dres'sed and went out for a walk and  soon.felt all right. The day passed  as usual, occupied with various small  matters, and- he even began to hope  that he was thinking  less   of  Joan.  mild satisfaction, and she thought him  th������ most utterly callous and cold-  heartod individual she had ever m'ot  or heard of. All the same she continued, her questioning resolute not  to leave a stone unturned?  Then you have no. idea where Mr.  Mayne is likely to be? she*asked.  ?  Not the least, he answered prompt-  There is something else, she continued,, you were acquainted with  Miss Durand, were you not?  Miss Durand? ho said with a puzzled  look. Did she mean Joan? Joan  whom lie had seen dragged down to  a frightful death- -the little waves and  the gulls wheeling in slow circles  against the distant and sereue sky.  How plainly he saw it all.  Yes, yes, he said. I lenew Miss Durand well.  Her people have left Jerniyn Gardens, Miss Rose continued. Do you  know where she is?  Very well- he answered. Ho looked  at her with a perfectly impassive  face. Yes I know very well where  she is; he said again.    . s.  Then will you please fi^ll me? she  asked eagerly. ?\  His lips moved but no stmnd came  from -fheni. She thought this meant  he did not wish to tell her.  But I am in sue?, '"trouble abput  Dora, she pleaded. Each day she  goes out early, aud she does not come  back till late, and sho will not tell  me where she has been. I thought,  perhaps, if I could find Miss Irarand���������  You will not find Miss Durand, said  Thorold softly.  Na-Dru-Co  laxatives  accomplish, tbeir purpose  with maximum efficiency  and minimum discomfort.  Ir_crs���������sin **   <3.osss   ***** ���������/���������������*���������  needed.  25c.   a  box   at   your  Druggist's, 17*  NaUai���������IDressndChtmlcal  But at nighty at exactly the same hour  as before, he was again overcome by  a second Ot of passionate weeping. He  did not get up this time, but he could  7 not" sleep again, and so lay awake till  daylight, wondering" if these attacks  of weeping were to bo a feature oi'  his night's henceforth.  While he was at broalvfast in tho j  morning he_jwas surprised by a visi- j  tor, Miss    ltaciiel    Rose    being  not���������iced.  horrid personality that now usurped  his place. They took an omnibus  presently, and. in time they came to  that unsavoury street whioh Dora now  visited every day.  You must not come in yet, she said,  pausing at tho door. Wait here, and  if I cau I.will come out for you presently.  But is it safe for you? Thorold aslced.  . Dora smiled a little at the question  and then entered the house. Thorold  turned, wondering greatly, aud walk- j ^,,"HOI> ^������  ing a few steps away camo suddenly " '���������'���������"'���������---��������� -~  face to faco .with a man dressed, as  a workman, in whom he recognised  Inspector 1-roek.  Why, what aro you doing hero? he  exclaimed sharply.  Lock looked both angry and s-ir-  prised at Being greeted like this. For  Got*His Number ���������  Subbubs���������What kind of rpeople aro  the Nextdorei3?  Cutaways���������He's negligent and shiftless. The garden hose he loan3 ihe  is full of holes anc he never thinks  of fixing it.  . Two colored women of Baltimore  met en the?street the 'other, day,|whte;a  the following conversation ".ensued;  Why, Mrs. Botts, I ain't seen you  for I don't know how long. De last  time I calls at your house dere's a?  sign on it 'For Rent.' Has you all  moved?  Ye3, Mrs? Brown, we's moved. My.  old man got tired living In all do noise  an' bustle of de city an' ed we goes  away out in do subbubs.  What direction does yo' go?  An' jest where is yo* located?  Wo is located iu a mew  hood, Mrs. Brown. It's kinda hard  to describe it exactly, but if I had a  map ot de city here I could show  you. We lives jest about half an  inch outside do city limits.  neighbor-  ; a moment ne seemoa nan incitueu to  ! deny  11 is  own  identity,   aud  then  ho  oi'! lady?  you.    Mr.  the yo,*.ng  Ah, I am sure you know something  she cried, and the grief aud distress j grumbled  out:  in^her eyes called to hrm* and summon !    I'm here on   duty.   And  ed him as with a touch of common [ Thorold, arc you followin  brotherhood, stirring lhe dry bone  his misery.  I know nothing-- -oihiii������,', lie repeated irritably, uud Miss Rose made a  gesture of despair.  Dora was so fond of .]������>:isi? sin- said.  &n. ; Mis* Durand had moro influence over  { her than almost any oue. lt was  Sho was full of apologies for dis- j J������an this and Joan ihat, till 1 was  turbing him so early, and then asked positively sick of rhe name sometimes,  him if he had heard anvtting lately 1 Dora will tell me nothing, but 1  of Wilton Mayne. ! thought if 1 could  Iind  Miss Durand  It was with an  effort that Thorold 1 she might get her to speak���������for Dora  recalled his mind from its wanderings   frightens me, she said in a whisper.  to answer the question put to him.     -Thorold  leaned   Ins  head    on    his  That strange feeHig of unrealtv'that   haxtA. and his dead soul woke to life. ��������� , .        ���������,  still ob������*e<_ed h'm surrounded even again. Here was on- whom Joan.hag round and round against the se  this question with an air of unrealtv. I had loved- and she was in trouble, lie rene and distant sky. Jt was a mon--  and it was hard for bim to und������r<-taud ���������feIt lhat Joau "^"M have wished that slrous thing to suppose that any mor-  tbat any such person'as Wilton Mav no [ he ehould do what he could to helpjtal could survive such a fall as that.  A BOON TO STOCK-RAISERS  To Know How to Cure Colic Distemper, Colds Swellings, etc., Saves  ���������*->............1..  1 liuuoanuu  reXd the label  COR THE PROTECTION OF THE CON-  f SOWER T.HE INGREDIENTS ARE  .PIAINLY PRINTED <0N THE. LABEL. IT  *,,IS,-.TME ONLY WELL-KNOWN MEDIUM-  PRICED BARING POWDER MADE IN  ���������pANABA THAT DOES NOT CONTAIN  ALU M-^ AND;- W H IC H v,MA^ Ai.!. THE  INGREDIENTS PLAINLY STATED ON  THE   LABEL.  MAGIC  BAKING   POWDER  CONTAINS   NO'   ALUM  ALUM   !������   SOMETIMES   REFERRED* TO    .._    ^ <.-  PHATE    OF    ALUMINA   OR    SODIC   ALUMINIO   I  SULPHATE.,   .THE   PUBLIC   SHOULD   .NOT   BE  MISLED   BY   THESE   TECHNICAL   NAMES.  AS   SUL-   S|  ������_r  r> 11   t   r> -^-"r������     im, ss. mm *m m m.* mm  \AiSmkmti. t  1    vwinrMni  ���������   ��������� m n * mm m* *m  bimi a ED  WINNIPEG  TORONTO.  ������NT. MOMTBEA-  Of Prtclica! Snierest to Horsemen  What younjc lady? asked Thorold.  Why, Miss Durand, Lock ansAvered,  she lias just passed me.  You must bo mad, he said slowly.  Miss Durand is dead.  Dead? echoed Lock. Ho shook his  head. No, ho said, she passed here  not a minute ago.  Por u moment. Thorold stared at \  him with a Avild hope beating in his  heart. But he remembered what l-.o  had seen, ho remembered the desperate plunge of the maddened horse, he  remembered the soft lapping of the  waves and the solitary sea gull wheel  It is a matter of vital importance  to every farmer, horse-owner, and  sto-kruiser to know exactly what to  do when ono of hia animate Is taken  suddenly sick.  Tho letter of Mr. Frank 0. Fuller-  ton, which avo priut below gives information of inestimable value, arid  tells of his experience '.n curing ailing  stock during <Ua past thirty-eight  years  Several years ago  SAVE"  '  71  An Objection  A hunter more boastful than successful once joined * a bear-hunting  expedition. During the hunt, as this  man was resting by the side of a rock  and talking to ariot-Or hunter he re-'  marked:  If there's '$ny thiiig I ��������� dote on.' it's  bear. A slice of bear-steak, r nicely  dono is just lovely.  Woll, said his companion, - looking  up, I'm hanged if there isn't one up  there now.  Tbo nian who doted on bear looked  up, saw an immens griazly stand on  top of a rock, gave a yell and leapt  into the woods and disappeared. His  companion, soon overtook him, and he  said to the fugitive as he came hp:  Wliy, I thought you liked bear?  Well, I do, said the i-unaway, but  that ono ain't done enough.  Callinn Her  Mrs. Pester���������Oh. dear! I haven't  a thing to wear. - ,  Mr. Pester���������-II that'* so may I have-  another hook in - the closet?  ������     AAA  I    llllll  mr  DI  when my horso took    I SemXc5!SL2 g_j| Mlnawr, - Liniment   Cure*   Dandruff  g per iu hot milk, but J    M   .   T     .  ! in a lew cases only     . Mf?I*-   AWa*  did it help and be  cause I had no proper means at   hand  I lost several va-uable animals. Some  NERVILINE  existed.    It   seemed  to   hhu   a   voice I h";?J'-     lE ^'������s ���������������* though the dry bones?  whispered in his ear that there was j  of  his  _:>rrow  moved  to   life again;  Well, what of him?  ?? Why, exclaimed  Miss Rose,   sure].  you.know that nobody has seen anything of him for some days.  I VU1'������M������VV *  ed that he had beard that Wilton  . Mayne,7;iC any such person as Wilton  v Mayne did exist, had lately vanished.  'When he bad hoard this, it had not in-  r.terested him.much���������it merely seemed  to him^that anothor or these ridiculous  rabimated doils with AVhich the world , i .  was full had in some way got out of ���������������������;,f, ',,p  order. Wall, thore was nothing in Kosc s "ouse  : that���������perhaps Wilton Mayne also had  seen a horse plungo to a frightful  death, a_Tl had seen it bear with it a  small, impassive figure in a blue serge  gown and a sailor hat and a heavy-  black veil that utterly concealed the  face. It * a.i seemed to him a little  thing that Wilton Mayne had not returned. Joan had not returned; but  now something of troubl-, and sorrow  ho saw in Miss Rose's face stirred the  dry bones of hia own dead sympathies.  Oh, well, .ho said fretfully, angry _t  hoihg disturbed, 1 don't know anything about it. ti.  I am in such trouble, Miss Rose  .'-sighed, about, him and about Dora.  ��������� Trouble, trouble, repeated Thorold  with an increasing .sense of h-iimlion.  You should tako things more quietly,  Miss Itose���������I havo my troubles, too,  1 can assuri! you, but I bear up against  them.  Ilo nodded at hi i*  with  a kind  of  EGZEMU ON FACE,  SCALP AI HANDS  iJame Off in Scales. Itched Badly.  Had to Tie Hands. Little Watery  Pimples. Cuticuia Soap and  Ointment Completely Cured.  J.107 Davenport ]{o;nl, Toronto, Ont.-���������  " M-.- w'-M'nia llr.st stuni-d y/hrn I wn.i a  linliy, on my fu������'������ an<l b'-alp. lt m-umi'il ilry  uml Avlii'ri I tM-raliih'-il It. It i-muo uir In fiiU'tliiH.  It itirhi'd vory badly and 1 was obllgi-d to  Ilivc my lmii'li *li*<l hj> i-o tui to iirovciit  ..M-r-iti'ljiii:; :ny fn'-i-. I.liilii ivlilii> wnti'i-y  pimples i-auin on my liundi and fiwo anil I  IukI to iil.i.v lionif! from f-liool for nearly two  wrrkii. It <'.iii.*,������'d my face'and li'uul.i to  look badly. Tin* iv/.oma t/v-k a vory biul  form. .npiuiarlnK on my f.-i'*o In llttlo watery  iiI'-ith no bud tliiit I could barilly Ihuv lo bo  loiH-lind. My hull* l������tiu* n.'iturally a*ry  thick I found to In* hi'UIuk tlilnmtr und moii-  di'rud v>iuti,������iiulili\.u.h>It io (:.'.'. ���������"���������Jt.  " My iiinilifT irii'd and  nml  N|>oiil 110 riul ol uuui' > irjin^ l'l n*-t III' l������ 1 -  ti-r but It dill no Ki-n.il. At ln..i a Irtinil nr-  onuiii'iiilfd ('ii(i<-ur.i .*-iu;i|i unu < ijiiii.i.ni aii'.l  rny moiln-r usiil ituru. AVo nnpll.'d tlio  <Jiitli*iira Oininu'iik ''��������� my f'i������*<>, luad and  hiuiclH nnd wiuthi-tl with (bo r'uilcurn rtoaii  nnd Hie wwwiia lx-(*nn lo dlM-ipiMiur. It������-I'oio  i.\x inontliH imd pri>M'<i 1 w.-m itompli-ioly  -ittrtMl." iSlffiii'd) Ml-ii ���������"ojiii.iiu.-o Jain*,  May ���������,'���������������������������, loin.  Piult'iiPa Hi.iiii and ointment do in nuirli  .',��������� |,Jj,���������,k... :.:-!.:.ir.!-. :-'.. ro-:tb ������������������' l"������.  llcliliiK, fi������*aly ri-ulpi, flandnilf, dry, ibln and  f.'illlr.i: liii'.r. ''\i:������|rjwl b:.inH and i.l,ai-i-l'w*i  iiidli. thai, IL l-i alnioi.t ri-b"!n;d im!. ly ������"*���������*'  tlu-lll.     A hllll-llil'r t IlltifUlll HUftli K"���������'���������    ������''U.I-  ,'iOtll  ity.      tie stiut srJAViy:  Where is Miss Dora"?   Can  ber?  I should be Aery ;*lad ii you would,  said Miss Rose heartily. Anything to  break u-p this dreadful iey composure  she shows���������and somehow I feel as i:  Miss Durand would have more influence with her thar. any one else.  Without  replying  to  this    Thorold  got bis hat and gloves, and in a few  minutes they were seated in a ban-  rapidly    towards    Miss  Thorold did not speak  at all, .~nd Miss Rose was equally silent.      Just  as  they   rirove   up  Dora  as  it happened, was starting off on  her mysterious daily absence that so  troubled her aunt.    She did. not seem  surprised to see Thorold, and bowed  to   him   wit'.t   an  indifferent  air,  but  when he asked if he might accompany  her she looked up at hint in a startled way.  Oh, no, she said quickly, and then  seemed to understand that there was  a steady intention in his mind. But  why? s"ho asked.  I want to see Wilton Mayne, he answered.  She started again and looked round  quickly. Thorold, with an intuition  new to him, understood that there Avas  something about Wilton Mayne which  she desired to keep secret. Rut,  when she spoke her Avords astonished  hiin. for she said sIoavIv:  But -Wilton Mayne���������-hut there is no  such man!  Do you mean that he is dead? Thorold nsked.  lie is not so happy, Dora answered.  Sho walked on AVhen ������ln had said  this, and Thorold walked besido her.  Though neither of them spoke there  was between them a sympathy o������ sorrow that each felt though neither understood. They had alike gone dowri  Into waters of grief that had 11 owed  over ihem till they cried that: they  were cut off. Thry had followed  paths that had led them into darkness aud not into light. Llko the  prophet, of old they wore lllled with  bitterness and made drunk with  wormwood. A sense of companion-  ship rose bc-twocn thon���������born of the  sorrow that, each endured, and Thorold  said abruptly:  Joan is dead.  1 am sorry ��������� far you, answered  Dora.  Thorold bowed his head. The  words- had beon siniplo enough, hut  thero Avas in them n depth of fooling  that made them welcoino to his soul  ns rain iu the spring time.  Tell me whore you an? going? he  asked.  I am going, sho answered, to seo if  I can  find Wilton  Mii.viio.  1 du not uiiilei'tat'-ind, lu bultl, looking  at   her.  How sihould yon? s-'iio i:aid. lint ho  is very ill for his nook hnu been hurl  mid lhi* wound has fostered, and now  I think blood poisoning hns set In.  S-h-nii-Umni 1 hope���������I. hope ��������� sho rc-  pi-alod .-.jtrungely.  But. ^C������-������tMiUh Ixt-vt* a good doctor, mild  TlmroW Lr^W ������������������*��������������������������� ''"Hid I'-'cover, I'or  In* wiii/./.V/'^-Whealthy. There ought  to b-'"t'i'-*Ji"|i'ftni hope tlmt Avilh euro  *),'   v.*li* "���������'���������'���������������  ���������ud iw  utihy, Hhe answered soflly,  He shook his head again.  No, you are mistaken,.lie said gent-  ly,-* quite'mistaK. '..  Perhaps, perhaps, agreed Lock indifferently . But just step in here,  will you, sir, he added, indicating a  small public house   near,   there   are  1    see  some things I should like to ask you.  and the people  about are  beginning  to watch us already.  Thorold" nodded, and followed Lock  into the small and dingy public house  be indicated.  (.Vo be Continued  one told me of the success Mr. Wend-  ling of Brock "illo, Out., had in his racing stables with 'Nerviline,' so I laid  in a supply. It wasn't very long before Nerviline sa\'ed tho life of a  valuable stallion of mine, which was  worth at least $1,000.00. This  horse av; : taken with colic, and Avould  have died had it hot been for Nerviline. I have used Nerviline for -e-  ducing SAvellings, .for taking out distemper lumps, and easing a bad cough,  and always found it worker well. I  recommend every man who owns  horses or cattle or keep Nerviline  on hand."  Lai-jre size bottles. 50c: small size,  25c; all dealers, or The.Catarrboaone  Company, Kingston, Ont., and Buffalo,  ���������^^ ^-. m  A\. J- .  in in his lecturing days  reached a small eastern tov Y- one afternoon and went before dinner to a  barber's t-������ bb shaved.  You are a strangei in town sir? the  barber asked?  Yes. I am a stranger, in town was  the reply.  We are having a good lecture here,  tonight, sir, said the barber, a Mark  Twain lecture.. Are you going to  it?.' ������������������ " '  Yes, I think I will, said Mr, Clemens.  .      '-'������������������" ���������'"���������'������   " " -   " '     ?';"���������'' "���������'.'  Have yoii got youi* ticket yet ?��������� the  barber asked.  Nd; riot yet, said'the other.  Then air, you will havo to stand.  Dear me* Mr. Clemens .exclaimed.  It seems as if I always do have to  stand when I hear that man Twain  lecture. '  GIN PILLS COMPLETELY CURED  Mr. B. C. David, of Cornwallls, N.S.,'  says "About a year ago. I was suffering so much Avith a dreadful Lame  Back and Kips, ihat I could not stand'  up straight. I Avas informed by a  friend about GIN PILLS. I got a  box. It helped me immediately. I  havo taken about twelve boxes and  the pains in my back and hips are all  gone.   I  cannot speak too highly of  5 vim    xjxis    1 iuij^i.  50c a box, G for $2.50. Sample free if  you write National Drug and Chemical  Co., of Canada, Limiteu, Toronto. Cll  Mrs. NeAvIywed���������Why, yes, I will  take care of your aog while you are  away!  Mrs. Jones���������Thank you so much���������  and bb careful of hiin, won't you?���������  never give him any of your cooking  without first trying it on your husband.  Now, little boys, said a Sunday  school teacl :r'as she beamed at the  llttlo faces before ber, what lesson  can wo loam from Uio busy 'ice;  I know, said Tommy.  Yes, Tommy, f.,aid the kindly faced  young woman, and what is it?  Promptly said Tommy: Not to get  stung.  For Sprains and Bruises.���������There is  nothing better for sprains and contusions than Dr. Thomas' Eelectric  Oil- It will reduce the swelling tbat  follows a sprain, will cool tbe inflamed  flesh and draw tbe pain as if by magic. It will take the ache out ot a  bruise and prevent the flesh from  discoloring. It seems as if there  Avas magic in it, so speedily does the  injury   disappear  under  treatment.  To have the children sound and  healthy is the first care of a mother.  The- cannot toe healthy li troubled  with worms. Use Mother GraA-es'  Worm Exterminator.  Politics aro like tho woathor���������thoro  Is always someone kicking about it.  It  isn't the   sort of thing  you  do  that count so much as sticking to" it.  WORKS ALL DAY  And  Studies at Night on Grape-Nuts  Food  Wten a man tells a young widow  he is striving to be a better man she  knows it -s but the prelude to a proposal.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen, -��������� I have used MINARD'S LINIMENT on my vessel and  in my family for years, and for the  every day ills and accident-. orT life I  consider it bas no equal.  I would not stai   on a voyage without out, if it cost a dollar a bottle.  CAPT.  P.  R. DESJARDIN,  Schr.  "Storke,"  St.  Andro,    Kamour-  ������iska.  Yes, remarked Jenkins. I gave it  to him straight, L can tell you", told  him just" exactly what I thought of  him���������and a bit more, parhaps. Bigger  than me? he continued, noting the  look of interrogation on Robson's face,  yes, I should think ?.3 was; and bo's  got a temper like a���������  I know he has, said Robson. And  that's what puzzles me. D'you mean  to say he didn't try to go for you and  hurt you?  Jenkins sbruggged his shoulders.-  Really I can't tell you, ho replied.  Yon see, when I had finished all I had  to say I just hung up tlie telephone  receiver and walked away.  They had been making, bay while  the sua shone and when they had  finished a high haystack tho farmer's  boy shouted from the top: Say. mister, how am I goin; to get down:  The farmer considered tbo problem  and finally solveil it. '.���������'���������;..  Oh, jest shut- yer eyes an' walk  round a bit.  WOMAN oUrrhHri!  TEWYBRS  From Female Ills���������Restored  io Health   by Lydia E.  FinkfiasiE*3 Vegetable      f  Compound.*  Belleville, N. S.', Canada. ~" 'I doctored  for ten years for .female troubles and  did not get welL I read in the paper  about Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable  Compound and decided to try it. ; I write  now tp tell you that lam cured.. You  can publish my letter es a testimonial."  ��������� Mrs. Suvrine Babine, Bellevilla-  Noya Scotia, Canada.  ��������� 'Another Woman Recovers.  Auburn, N. Y.���������" I��������� suffered frou*  nervousness for ten years, and had such  organic pains that sometimes I would lie  in bed four days at a time, could not eat  or sleep and did not want anyone to talk?  tome or bpther.me'at all. Sometimes  ���������I would suffer'for sevenjhoursatatime.  Different doctors did the best they could  f& ine tm^!?four  giving Xydia?^  Compound a trial and noW I am in good.  health.?/���������Mrs. William H. Giix,No. 15  Pleasant Street, ?A.ubi_*-, "New York.  The above are only two of the thousands of grateful letters which are con- _  stantly being received by the Pinkham  medicine Company ?o* -, Lynn, Mass.,  which show clearly what great things  Lydia; E. Pinkham's Vegetable Com-  po^m^-doea fbrr those; who snffer from  woman's?ill's;" Yr ?s?3  :  If yon want spe**  cial advice write to  Lydia E. Pinkham  Medicine Co. (cenfl-  d������r.t;=I)Lyss,_[ass,  Yonr letter will he  opened* re a A. and  answered by a woman and he id in  Strict confidence.  Bobby has just returned from bis  first Christmas party and mamma,  who has a visitor is very proud.  Woll -Bobby, boy, did you have a  good tlmo, asks mama.  Uh, huh, mutters Bobby.  And noAv toll mamma and her friend  what you did at tho party.  Fi'owd up.  Making Him Work  Policeman���������Can't you  walk?  ���������   Inebriate-���������Shertainly,' 7 but  you are  paid a sbalary   for   ~ hlc��������� dragging  "me! ���������'��������� r ���������������������������-"  iUSPENDER  The  wheel of pleasure  doesn't al-1 lBg*^4Y.f///J3*Bfe^______l __  ways run ou "ho square. 1 ���������������������������---   Most of our pleasures come under  the head of b**ain!c?s activities.  ,   nm   ii/w   ujlly,   I.1 no   llllh>vi;iTii   ni ji 1 iy,  that ii.'  imp/, wii������ ili-tt h<" will vei-over.  Th"!' 11  (looked at her wonilorlngly.  Hi- ,'iav.   utjt llu'ic wan miuioUiIng here  ��������� .   .....���������,..,.- ���������.���������i -j_lrM ���������������-���������������������������������������������.*here.    Vur ihl,,., V1    , ,     .....iu 1.!. L, ���������i,u. .,,���������i  m,-WSVtai"l-U. laniph' ������>���������" '''������������������������''. wuu :i.: i������  *MWW,    -Willi,     llir-.t^u...     ....     *  ....    .      .���������...���������,..  CNiu. Oj.'p., Dupt. D, llo-ilou. I'.ii. A.  Iidio mrvU"",,,,  nViloctlnn.  W.  N-  U.  lJ/t������  her mini' n,,,!, poitrdbly ho might ho  ot help ��������� / hr,- In tbo Lank nbe had net.  hoiHilf , calling back tho truo Wilton   Mil; 1 v  to  rophieo  the  nlk-n  und  Somo of, tho world'B grout mon have  worked during tho dny and studied  evenings to. lit them^'./cH for greater  thliigB. But it requires a good constitution generally to do litis.  A mnn Avas able to keep t. up Avltb  oaHo  after  bo  bad  learned,  tho sustaining power of Grape-Nuts, although  ho   had   failed   in   ht-ull.li   Loton  chnngod his 1001I supply.     He Hays:  Three years ago I had u severe attack of stomach troubl*. whioli left  mo unable to cat nny thing but broad  and wator.  Tho nervous strain al my ofllco  from 0 a.m. to 0 p.m. and improper  foods caused my health to full rapidly. Cereal'and so-called 'Poods' wero  tried without bcno.lt: until I saw  Urapi'-Nuts mentioned in thu paper.  "In hopeless desperation I tried this  food and at onco gained -strength,  llcah and appetite. I um now ablo 'lo  work all day al tho otllco and study  at. night, without tho norvous oxhnuat-  lo.i that, was usual boforo I tried  (Jrapc-Nutrt,  "It loaves mo filrcnglhrncd, rcfrcsh-  eil, HiillHllod; nerves (piloted and toned  up body "'id bruin wastn -i-slori'd. I  Avould have boon a living hUoIoIoii, or  ���������more likely a dead on,- hy HiIh time.  11 il. had not boon for (irapcKutH."  Namo glvon by   Cnnndlan    I'lmtum,'  i.!o., WliulHoi*, Out.    Bead  "Tb,)  lUa.l  1      nT,.O..niir* "    In    oltiru      ''TliiM-'i'i'    n  for lt wns In iiirnnon."  A rather vulgar foreign porsonago,  only a fow months n piarquls, man-  iigod to get himseli! invited to a  Court ball. Tho now-flodged marquis  could not contain himself for joy aud  oxhulcu proud Hutisiactiou ut every]  pore. I  Glancing around tho room ho  chanced to spy the tull, angular flguro  of an elderly matron, with proBScd  lips, as though afraid o������ woHtlng her  breath, and n������ loan as a lath. Sho  was taking Lho arm of a young gon*  tleiiiiiii.  Who Is that nanny-goat? Bald the  noblo lord to o. gentleman standing  besido blm.  With u knowing smllo camo tlio  reply.  That nanny-goat la tho Duchess of   , tho mother of tho kid who Is  giving her his arm, und Uio wlfo of  ���������U10 old buck wbo baa tho honor of  ���������ipeukhig with your J2,vcelk-j'<-y.  KEEP BABY HEALTHY  To keep tho baby healthy bis little  stomach should be kopt sweet and  his bowels work.n regularly. Nine-  tenths of tho maladies which affll*r'.  little ones aro caused by somo derangement of tho stomach or bowels.  Baby's Own Ttablota aro tho ideal  modlclno for llttlo ones. They sweeten tho stomach; regulate the bowels;  break tip colds; make teething eaBy;  diBpol worms und envo constipation  and indigestion. Concerning tbem Mrs.  S. Shannon, Urnoy, N.B., says: "I  havo used Baby's Own Tablets for  my two llttlo ones ana think thoy  aro just AVhut chlldron need. I would  not. bo without tbem." Sold by all  modlclno doaloro or by mall at 2Cc.  a box from Tin. Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockvlllo, Ont.  w��������� ,.,.,,,.., ��������� 1., ��������� ��������� ...���������m  Monoy would lost a groat doal longer if it was aa difficult to spond as It  1b to acquire.  Philosophy  Tbo Irishman was relating to somo  friends In Glasgow how ono night ou  retiring to bed ho fancied ho saw a  ghost, and having a revolver handy  fired at" it. Next morning he examined tho object bo bud hIiuL and discovered lt to bo his shirt.  What did you do tho ? exclaimed  one of tho company.  Bedad I just thanked Heaven I  wasn't lnsldo ov it, roplied Pat.  It Avas at a roco^tlon and tho lady  who had boon reading up on health  culture mistook Lawyer Williams for  his brother, tho doctor.  Is it better, she asked confidentially  to Ho on tho right side or tho left.  Madame, roplied tlm lawyer, If ono  Is on tbo rJght side It often' Isn't no  coiftmry to Ho ut all.  ���������Being ^an optimist would bo nil  right If thoro avuh a salary to It.  Pooplo who uro tho limit uro initially out of reach of roasor.1.  /ivGm__ooD  Womanhood ������*"  King Lenr la a greut character, remarked tbo frlond.  Yos, niiHWOrod tho actor. . I sup-  poso you remember my performance  last Boanon?  No. I muiit. confess* I have never  soon yon In tho part.  indoodl was tho rejoinder In a tone  of   gentle   surprise.   Thon   Iioav   on  eaii.li did you Know Jt wan a  grcut f  character. I  on  Motherhood  Ever read the above letter'  '���������" "Y  one appear* from time to time. They  are (jenulne, *r"e' *nd f"H 'I human  int-Tft-it  An Irish man and a J'Vow-hmun woro  dltiputliig   over   the   nationality  of   a  ft-liMni   of   theirs.      I   say,  snld   tlio  Frenchman,    t,,.nt.    bo  wuh   born  111  A new \ I'Yuneo, tiiou-inn.- nt- ji> ��������������� ������ h.u*?uh������u..i  Nt1. al nil, K.ald J'ut. llogorrn, ir  a cut nhould have liltlowi In tbo ovon  wouir. juii call thom bhculbi?  A������$Ut Nature  now and th*n,  vrith a fenil*  cathartic Jur*  Meree'a Pteam-  mm, J ftmlfmfm ti***0  m.. .... m   m.b..~  ,....  up and invifform  ate livtr and  milmllti**,  X>lf mmi m  .  . ������   _������  IM\JiV      ^*.IV       .v..Mw  you offc ftr>  The women who have used  Dr* Pierce's Favorite  Prescription will tell you  that it freed them from pain-  helped them over painful porioda in  their Hfe~~and eaved them many a day  of anmiish and misery.  This Tonic, in  liquid form, was devised over 40 years  stiiit xt-i? Uio %7&MMM-.!y system, fcy R.Y.  Pierce. M. D., and has been sold ever  since by dealers in medicine to thd  benefit of many thousand women.  Now~lfuau prtUr���������vou can abtaim 0r*  ��������� ��������� ���������     mrx    ...~   ,**.    m*-...mtm.*Smm   *mtX.1 mm* M+  ��������� m  ������������,������WV   W   ������ *mm,m. ������������v   m   . mm ., ^m . . . . .    ������������������ - " - ������������������  i*mnm xlwimmlaf tst Mt W*������ t&X. UiB* |M ������90  Litsa or*end 50 ana ���������<Mt$ta*** ������ mjt.  It V.Pimr^z*amU,N. YsMrttMl  .^"ti-'^-m*m*mm*wsststmlmaaaaaHUatKtHKKnKni  am  V  tMmmmmmmmmtmmimmi  j-iaaii-ii  .���������jiiff*i-**^fii  limmmii'SmSS  mmmmmmm  ******  ���������MMMMHI  iwwiwujiiliii  ipi iii:. miwtwamaai  mmmi  B^'*'*>Mj_ttUfll_B______S  mmSSSmSttm tiBMmk^Mm&.-^  7YY'.Sr^'SMel5Sia^-S  m0mmm  THE BO-VIEW,. CRESTON, B?a  /)r>)  titi^ymw^pmm  *��������� . 'r-.'."v-.*'**.:'-"rt'J-'':';^"'?vi'i-^'',>'w  ti-tiititimtistmm  '.--Ti ���������' ���������.V0'^"ii'r*?*3������il  Rifles For All Kinds of Hunting.  Winchester rifles are not the choice of any one special class, hut of all  intelligent sportsmen who go to the woods, tbe plains, or the mountains  in quest of game. They are designed to.handle all calibers and types of  cartridges, to meet the requirements of all kinds of shooting, andean always  be counted on to shoot where they are pointed when the trigger is pulled.-  Winchester rides and Winchester cartridges are made for one another.?  FREE:   Send name<cmaaddresson a postal card tot'ourlurge illustratet catalogue.  WIN CHESTER REPEATINC** ARMS CO.,       -   7'��������������� ?..���������'.'   -       -     NEW HAVEN, CONN?  $700 IN CASH PRIZES CAN BE WON WITH A LOAD OF 15 STEERS  .. at the     ?',.? '���������"...  i-f^UA!*  Tame Turkey  A gentleman.' "who was buying a  turkey from old Uncle Ephralm asked him. In making the purchase, if  it was a tame turkey.  Ob," yais, cir; it is a tame turkey  all right.  Now, Epliraim, are you sure it ls a  tame turkey. *"  Oh, yais," sir; dere isno sort of  doubt about that. U's s. tame turkey  all. right.  Ho consequently bought the turkey,  and a day or two later when eating it  he came across several shot. La.er  on when he met old EpTiraim on the  street he said: Well E^hraim, you  told me that Avas a fame turkey but  I found some shot in it Avhen I was  eating it.  Oh, dat war a 'tame turkey r.ll right,  waB Uncle Ephraim's reiterated  rejoinder, but do fact is tbi^, boss,  I'se gwine to udl yor in confidence  dat dom 'ere shot was intended for me.  CRAINGRA0E&  YIEIJf lUGE  Eour  (TORONTO  JKAT   STOCK  SHOW  UNION STOCK YARDS, TORONTO  CATITDIiAV   **m  RffAtTPt IV  tf* ������*  -a a _ a  mh. c-5, 19M..  There are  other Liberal  Prizes, offered.���������-Entries close NOV. 25, 1913  For  all inforrmatioa  address CYF. TOPPING, Sscrelary,  Union Stock Yards, Toronto  EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:  Robert Miiier   J. H. Asheraft. Jr.,   J. W. Wheaton   Martin Gardhouse  The Irishman had had a serious accident and bad boen hustled off to  tho hospital to be operated upon. As  he lay upon the bed he beckoned to  the nurse and said weakly:  I'll not be operated upon by that  doctor.      Ye mu_t find another one.  Why? remonstrated the nurse. lie  is one of the cleverest surgeons living.  Maybe, was the reply, but he has an  unlucky name I heard them say his  name Avas Docbter Kilpatriek and ye  see me name is Patrick.  _?Sf*"������  riiu-  111  in  inn  FREE  Dally Market letter and Sample Oram Bags.  Send us your name and address and we will  put you on our maHing list���������it's frea.   Let us  Keep you posted on market (prices for grain.  Personal attention given to selling and 8rra*Mn_ of all  oara.    Our Car Tracing and  Claim Departments  work In  our  clients' Interests.  "We have every facility for prompt service and  we get best results for shippers.  Sand to-day for a supply of sample bags and deal with s  Ann whose business has been built up by satisfied customer*  CENTRAL GRAIN COMPANY, IIMSTED _.,  COMMISSION MERCHANTS ���������-    J&Jl  human mm  ���������  1  The body is like a furnace, and the  food is burned or oxidized just _s  coal is burned in a stove. When too  large an amount of food is taken or  the digestive system is deranged, the  food ferments and forms poisonous  .gases and v-aste substance Avhich  cause pains and aches, rheumatism  at d. serious disease.  ���������Bilious attacks, headaches, liver disorders and kidney diseases have their  beginnings in-overeating or tbe use  of foods which disagree. To prevent  ���������serious disease it is absolutely essential that the liver, kidneys and bowels be kept regular and active by use  of such treatment f. Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills.  On account of artificial foods and  modern methods of life, almost' everybody finds it necessary to use medicine in order to keep titer-* organs in  active working condition. Dr. Chase's  Kidney-Liver Pills are most satisfactory, because you can depend on them  to produce the desired effects.  FARMERS  Can always make sure of getting the highest    nrices    for    WHEAT,    OATS,  BARLEY aiid FLAX, by shipping their cap    lots to    FORT    WILLIAM    AND  PORT ARTHUR and having them sold on cr -mission by  THOMPSON, SONS AND COMPANY  THE  WELL-KNOWN  FAR MEi.3'   AGENTS  ADDRESS 700-703 Y., GRAlt:   EXCHANGE, WINNIPEG  ���������timti  The elocution teacher Avas instructing a scholar who'had insisted upon  learl���������ujj a, jOIje iiiiu iatliei' piuSy piece.  When ycu have finished the recitation, said the teacher, bow gracefully  and leave the platform on tiptoe.  On tiptoe? ���������slved the scholar.  Yes, answered tho teach----, so as  not to wake the audience. .  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'THE   POPULAR   PIONEER   LINE**  FALL AND WINTER SAILINGS  Montreal-Liverpool   Service             Montreal-Havre-London   Service  Corsican  ....   ������������������   Nov. 2Cth     Sicilian ...Nov. 23rd  CHRISTMAS   SAILINGS  Reduced Rates Effective    November 7ti*.  Halifax-Liverpool   Service  Virginian Dec.    Cth  Victorian .-.. ���������.   Doc. 20th  Portland-Glasgow Service  Scandinavian Dec. 4tb  Ionian Dec. 13th  Boston-Glasgow   Service   via   Hall-  fa*\  Hesperian  ., Dec. llth  _     St. John-Liverpool Service  Tunisian Dec.  10 th  Reserve   Berths   Early  For rates, resorvallon of berths, ������le., apply any railway agent, or  W.  R.  ALLAN,  General Western Agent, Winnipeg.  Four Balls  The Professor���������In this case-of gunshot wound the ball has struck the  patient in the������������������  The Absent Minded ��������� Student���������Give  him bis base.  Drives Asthma Before It. Tho  smoke or vapor from Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy gives asthma  no chance to linger. It eradicates  the cause. Our experience AVitb the  relief-giving remedy shows hoAV actual  and positive is the succor it gives. It  is tbe result of long study and experiment and was not submitted to  tbo public until its makers knew it  would do its work avoII.  Pa, said little Tommy, you knoAV  Jim and Horace? Well, pa, Jim ar.d  Horace cay their prayers evejy night  and ask God to mako 'em good boys.  How nice, s������*.id the father. How  A'ory nice.  But Ho ain't done it yet, pa. tho  llttlo urchin added.  Tho best brand  of . cligion is  kind n man uses ir. his business.  the  Explained  Undo --Yes; once I wnn tukc.t prill'  ivnor hy brigands, end thoy took away  all my  *Jlotbc:i.  Nonhow���������Didn't you foci cold without any clothes?  iriicli* No.     You soo thoy kept mo  covered with their rlilcs.  Another Dad Break  High 11 row--! hold Hint nil motor-  hn(n Hboiild bo compel led to wpav nnil'-  non;. ���������  ,  Mm. I.    It.    N.    Riccl- Compulsion  i-l.ould   ufrl.  he.  ueeeiriMwy,  pitrth'Mbtvly  during I-1-0 co,tl HpnHcn.  Oycrsh*Qe5  Over-Stoe-lnas in One.  Ifttf In lint nu a.n<1 Ul;* tiff. I'll will  ������������������fjioV wi-ll���������Wmrwi'li. Ail Hio-for  vrouiiiniiiiUhlMivii.  IIUTthnm mil proutt yuurulf Aiiil  f������iull/fioiu uliiUill)*. il  f<...i\.. fl.kt.llil.l.J trVlik,Mi������  llmllid. Monlrt I.  Rather Hard  flaspit���������Yos, I am a aolf-mndo man.  (Jynlcna���������Well, I mtiBt Bay you aro  ont.ltled to a great deal ol' credit for  your charitable act.  Gaspit��������� What cluullnhlo act?  Cynlcus���������Itcltcvln.; Heaven of tho  responsibility.  ammmmw*sswmmmmm������mmm*im*mm*mrt  Mrs. Nowcd���������I am in an iiAvful fix,  inumimt.  Mrs. ISiiglobcalc---What Is lho mat-  tor?  Mrs. Newer!���������T went through  Oeoi-go'H pookots Inwt iilfht to hunt  lor change, n������ you advised mo ir-  and I found some letters Avhich I gave  blm to pout last week, and now I don't  dure scold blrn about tho letters.  AM.; Deader J&-  W.  N. U. 076  niii'hniid���������I'orhapB you think I am  a dead '.no?  Wife���������Oh, no���������you nro as dead as  two ordinary dead ones!  Your U';al dr-l'iii'tmoiit.'ii'iiHt he very  expeiiHlve?  Yen, idghcil the eminent (runt iit'ig-  na'io, it  In.  Still,  I  -iippouu you huvo  to main*  lllll    II"  Weil. I don't Know. Some 11 men I  lunik ii would ho cheaper to obey the  law.  Toasted to a  Golden Brown!  Sourids '"smacking good'*  doesn't it?  That's  Post  Toasties  Tender, thin bits of the best  parts of Indian Corn, perfectly  cooked at the factory, and  ready to cat direct from lhe  package ��������� fvcr.1i, -crisp nnd  clean.  There's a delicate sweetness about "Toasties" that  make them the favorite flaked  cereal at thousands of breakfast tables daily.  Figures Relating to 'Minnesota-leva  tors Show  Nos. Three and  Sold as No. One  Minneapolis, . Minn.-rTli.e termiiiul -  elevators in? Minnesota gained more  than five million bushels of No. one  Northern wheat as a result of mixing  the wheat of lower grades during the  crop year ending August 81. 1913, according to figures just made public  by th������ state railroad and warehouse  commission. -' ti' r?  Practically all of 4he inferior grades  lost in amount in the .^levators as a  result of the gain made? in tbe No.  one Northern. During the year the  elevators ."received 17,566,059 bushels,  of No. One Northern.. These samo elevators skipped out 17,866,598 bushels,,  and on Sept. 1 still had on hand 5,-  "06,218 bushels. The total number of  bushels of No. one Northern the  elevators bad and shipped out -  23,172,816. Tho tot.'. average amounted to 5,606,757.  The grain Avas purchased, from the  farmers on the grades" that it went  into the elevators and Avas naturally  sold for tbo grade tli* t it came out.  The profit to tlie terminal elevarost  during the past year was enormous  according to those interested in the  grain business. x  Much of the number two Northern  that came in during -tbe last, crop  year went to swell the No. 1 Northern  in the elevators. Wihile. there were  11,148,039 bushels received only 7,622,-  650 bushels were shipped out. and  ther*; Avas on hand on Aug. 31, 2,-  091,021. Here tben there was a  shortage of 2,091,021 bushels.' This  amount bad been raised to No. 1  Northern.  The same story is told in the case  of No. three Northern. The total  amount received bv the elevators was  3,288,412 bushels. By Aug. 31, a total of 3,024,904 bushels had been shipped out and . there was on hand 52,-  752 bushels. The shortage here was  210,756 bushels? all of Avhich had gone  to make up the liigher grades^  With No. four Northern the .same  proposition is clear. The amount received was 15,246 ^nd the amount  shipped out Avas only 3,52_. There  Avas none on hand Aug. 31. The shortage in this grade was 11,723.  No Grade Shortage  In the No Grade classification the  Suortage is larger than in any other.  The total amount o������ No Grade wheat  received was 4,212,150. Tha amount  shipped out Avas 1,210,295, and the  amount on hand 282,954, The shortage was 2,718,901 bushels.  Thero Avas "an average in the rejected class of ,131,522 bushels. The  amount received was 886,185; and the  amount shipped out was 912,831, and  the amount on hand was 104,876.  Much of tho surplus hare came from  the No Grade wheat, according to inspectors in the service of the Railroad and Warehouse commission.  With the publication of the figures  on mixing for the crop year that has  just ended Minnesota and Dakota  farmers are again beginning to won-  rlfW*.    "liici*     Tj.'lio'r    ���������_ Iiav    Tiottc-i    nr****--Iti-ori     '*������'���������_'  tho mixing right Avhich the elevators  possess.  The figures only cover the publi  terminal elevators, Thero are hundreds .of'private elevatbi ��������� that do  oven moro mixing than the public  elevators. Il the figures for- all of  the elevators'in Minnesota that mix  could be obtained, representatives of  tho Railroads and Warehouse commissioners say, the results Avould be  much more evident.  Farmers Were Anxious  Farmers Avho Averc interested in the  legislative investigations into the  grain situation last winter haA'o been  anxiously aAvaiting tho publication of  tho results of mixing for the past crop  year.  - Tho crop was one of tho largest  over harvested in tho northwest.  Much of the' wheat Avas of-a high  grado.  Representatives A. F. Teighen, of  ChippoAva county, and C. M. Bendl.c*  on and others, aro consido-'ing somo  sort of legislation tlrtit Avill givo the  fanner more- of a share of tho result  of tho mixing. Representative Bend-  ixon bns boon quoted as saying** ho  did not bollovo that, tho farmers Avero  getting their full share of the enormous profit.  Tho farmers arc paid for tho whoat  at tho grado it goes into Lho elevators,  ho said, when tlio question was  brought up. Tho elevator men aroj  tho only ones Avho gain by tho right |  to mix. There ought to bo somo legislation that Avill givo tho fuiiuers  some benefit from tho prlvilego that  Ib now permitted tho olovator mon.  Congressman James A. Monahan,  just beforo leaving for Washington,  voiced tho samo soutimonts. Ho ban  boen considering for some tlmo tho  feasibility of making somo charngo lit  tho laws governing tho mixing of  grain.  Health worth  having  o  makes l_e worth !ivia_. If yes.  feel run down, with a tendency toward  throat and lung troubles growing oa  you���������act quickly aid wisely���������taks  Tasteless Prepaiation of  Cod Liver Gil  This is a perfect and pleasant combination of the y - *JK__|^*  ���������best Norweeian Cod Liver Oil with Mall Extract. *" J&&������&%* i  Cherry Bark and HypoplicspWtes. It restores \vacte4  enercles, fortifies the system to resist cougbs and  colds, and gives that abounding vitality which makes  one glad to be alive. As a food-tonic after vrastlc8  illness, or for weak, puny children, it has few, 11  any, equate.  In 50c. and $1.00 bottles���������at your Druggist's.  812  National Brufl and Chemical Co. ot Canada, Limited,  keeps horses, cows, sheep and pigs iri such prime condl������  tion,' because it is composed of the same herbs, roots,  rutining wild._We grind these ten medicinal substances  io a fine powder, tuix iiieni iiiOruug'ily Siid give tliCHi %syOut  at their best, in Interhatioual Stock _ ood.  "Xbis is wliy a tablespoonful of International StoiikFood,  ���������with the regular grain feed, helps digestion���������mates sound, firm  flesh���������increases the milk supplj*���������and protects animals against  disease and sickness. Sold by dealers every whero. If ^rou will  ���������write and tell us how many head of stock you .own, -we will  forward to yoa free pur $3,000. Stock Book. il0  INTERNATIONA*. STOCK FOOD CO. LIMITED.       TORONTO.  THAT'S IT- -1 KNOW NOW !  I receive.highest returns when I ship to  Canada Atlantic Grain Co** Limited  GRAIN  COMMISSION   MERCHANTS  Grain   Exchange       -        -      Winnipeg,   Man.  Licensed���������Bonded ���������-���������������������������- - - Establlohec  1910  rA  :r, w.  . SK"r*i tSitim  tw I.WI'IfV  Wv**M  Distinguished SEKvicEORBEit  ���������GOMPL-tTSIIO N OlP'THE RjCNGE  A. P>sst_i  I the F FD./3L1.EY ������ ltd.! No Dust  NO "Wj-JSTE   !   HAMIL.TOM        CANADA    I No RUST  r__ri_K  SH!P YOUR GRAIN TO  jANSEN  company  Qraln Commlaalon Marohanta Winnipeg, Manitoba  MakaBilla Lading read: Port Arthur or Fort 'William. Notify Peter Janae*  Co.. Winnlpe������.  Liberal Advances                        Prompt Return* Beat Grade*  WE PAY THE FREIGHT.  At the  W   mf~f   -     -      ,,  Price  Buying at ther factory will land  thi*) range at your station freight  prepai. for $20.00 lest than  die next best stove on the market.   You pocket  the  dealer's profit���������about 30 per een*.���������get a beautiful steel  ahd malleable iron range built to last a lifetime.   And what's  more you save money every month on your fuel bill.  Every Rang* is unconditionally guaranteed.  Dominion rride   jsjss*  Range  Ilollowny's  rorn our, liy  prove lt.  Corn Cnvo  tho   1'OOtH.  taUea  Try   It  tho  nml  Tlr.f.1  x. Oji.  'ivri:-'  x. Ctlou^^j  w icu  C J C< 111J  A Rlrl Imi't nlwnyu what, yiic pain la  hm-Hfir  and a sprinkling of sup?ar���������  Dclicious  Wholcsomc  iiiasy to serve  Sold by Grocers everywhere  f'limul'nn Vr-nlnm fVrr.il fompnny,  Ltil..  Wlml-jfii*. Ont.  Irrltmlng  IIobh liloclc���������What nro you Kolnf*  to cull tlio now buby?  noRlnald Claudo, ropllod Dill Et Itod.  Inn't Reginald Claude n ratlioi' nl-  fected namo?  Yob. 1 want Iilm to grow up to lio  a flglttor und I fancy that Rocinald  Claudo will nUirt BomothlnK every  llmo ho boob to a now .school.  Catchlno the Peso  ii   (-HCHW   l.illlt   ooy,  .IOHII   O    1II1I10   will  uiakii n nig'liir K������iii* phiyor ono o' theno  ll.l> <i.  Haa ho tnkon up the gamo?  Not vot- .Hut I imvc watched Iilm  nI, work and I liavi nolirod that when*  tivt-r  no  in    Hpeeitilly    iiito.TutiMl    in  ,............,,   ,,v/     jvm      jk.11.111 .tuj      iivmiuii  plKOOIl-tOf.  It's as good as seeing  the range to read th*  complete and clear description in our book.  The book also contains ���������  history of cooking worth  rendinc. Let us send  you a copy.  Csuiada Mallesiblc & Steel Range  Mfg. Co., Limited, Osfaawa, Ont.  Canada  -atteshtei  Siatl Ranje Mfg.  Co., rui'iUii, Ciltwi  |*j������A*������ Saad Book.  Naaie  "Adi_et������v..,  hnd  ^ft.  '���������TO  If yon .-iro n IU<- wiii- >oui*nclii: >_u  ftrn not no llnlilo ti; got hurt. If yotl  run ufaluut i_i������*  A Qood RdiM^i,  Afotlinr���������Joli-nni',   w**~   *^'1   von  boon to Suiulny Hoh.)(^^i%i  Johnny (with u I'ivi'-.V  Ycu, iiiftnuaa. :"  Mother���������llow doot* if \  your liandn emoH_ or IM\, ^   ���������,  .1 ........ J X     \   .,,   I   * V   li     IIUllll'ijj^.,  ������if������lir>ri1  iii.ir'ti'/liw.    'ind 'ill,*.  ,\t.'u"''  wan all about .louiili and t������^  .  - .'" h"*T**i * ���������t*ni*ttki"- 1  Thn pen niiiy Wc iti.'-'i-JMri* than <\\.'  RWord, .but tin- Hsvonl ���������jvy/U(;iwl..|' naiii.i  more liioii'v  ll.an  tlm yiii'%  No Need to Explain  Mv wlfo IohI hor nuiH- Willi SIf������ In  It today, an Id a Had-loolviug man.  Whllo going tn tow.-, or r.urulng Iioiim*?  huiulrinl  a  i-yinpat-tlnor.  Jt,  I xny  It, luiil    om:*  luoin'y  In  '^wfcMid tin* t-iad-1-.'iJI-.liiii iiiuii JiiiU  ^^^"mmm.   ���������.,,,,,   .,������,,,   \nmi-. if      ���������'  'vtWi  "rot  K^v.rvnu Nctiralgla  ���������U'llOOll  I iivyo.r.  rwiu'.iiy. '  .1- U'    1 '���������',  1 ��������� * ���������.-��������� , -.    1'  lln  iii  Huiulay  s-ay    your  j 0,1 go to   II HIIIIIB.IH ll��������� II  NWHirmMJMfJWWl.  mmmmmmmmmssmmmmm THE   CBESTON 'REVIEW,      CBESTON,    B.  C.  so__\_o__^^  9SS-9  W_ggg_gM_if������fggi  AJ^A.  A  *_/WWbi  A. 7  /aL S       =       a    ������J   =*-    ^  /VlIlCl  ^J>  clL  ���������W.   ������-****t, /--v *#--% *t^������������t. _ _   _ _  _  WE HAVE FOR THE LADIES  Silk,   Linen,   and   Fancy   Lace Collar?.  Silk Ties,   Fine Belts,  Handkerchiefs.  Silk Waists, Shawls   and   Scarfs.  Gloves in   Silk,   Kid   Moca   and   Wool.  Hand Embroidered Table Linen, Tray Cloths, Side Board Covers,  Doilies,   etc. Hand   Painted   and   Embroidered    Cushion   Tops,   also  Slippers, Combs, Hat Pins,   etc.  FOR THE MEN  Fancy  Wool   Knit  Vests,   Sweater  Coats,  Silk.^SgarfgY        ;   -  Lauudry Bags, Warm Wool, Fur, and Silk Lined Gloves, Slippers,  Silk   find   Linen  Handkerchiefs,  Silk  Ties, .etc. ~  Pocket   Knives,  Cuff  Links,  Scarf  Pins,  Pipes,  Cigars,  Tobacco  Jars  aud   Pouches.  . i  Trunks,   Club   Bags  and   Suit   Cases  for  Ladies or Gents"  Chiidrens Leggings, Gloves, Mittens, Touques and Handkerchiefs.  ��������� ������������������e������*ea������������������*ee*ee������������**������*������*a*������������������������eoa  ��������� ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*������������������������������������ ��������������������������������������������������� ���������o*������*o0������09e������eee������a@  rp  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ��������� ��������� ���������  AJaruing Sets, Pish Sets, Cake Knfpes, ^fardiniers, Hand Ftiiritedarid{ Fancy  m     /ft* _*-3 -_*������>r#      jr\4-y\jOmA       N^^/-* **%7x*������      m ^ff~f-������*  w  -ri!_ii/-__i  IIUVU  II"  _ / _*Y ������^"_ /  m    *������j__a ta    _.  hirs/i f Ar  ������*oi j liiieey iUi  illt_  /US id 5   ������  ______  1   *  ic Line  mm _g^^^qR QJ  Consisting of New and Fresh Currants, Kaisins, suitanas, Dates, Figs and candied Peels.  Peak Frean's Biscuits, Plain and Stuffed Olives, MacLaren's Cheese, Punch Sauce and Crestoti  Honey, Webb's and Lowney's Chocolates, All Kinds of Nuts, Etc,  The Creston ^evielz  Published every   Friday atGreston, British Columbia, by the Creston Print-  i ng and Publishing Company, _,td.  The Eeview is the acknowledged advertising medium of the Creston valley, cir  onlating in nearly one thousand homes throughout the Creston district and  reaching ont in a broad manner into other conimum'ves. Our advertising rates  ure based on the scale oi the Kootenay ard Boundary i. "tars' Board of Trade.  Land purchase and land lease notices, $7 for statutory time. Display advertisements, $1 per inch per month; oth^r advertising 10 cents per line first issne  and 6 cents per line in i-mccoeditig weeks. Subscription rates $3.00 a year in  advance.   Onr columns nre open to contributions den ling in matters of local in-  ,.   tereat and the welfare of the community.     C antributions must be brief and  signed.  A. B. S. Stanley  Editor aud Manager *  *__  I--.-  THE  CRISTMAS  SPIRIT j is not in   the  size of   the gift  There isTnTtime of the|but in the sPirit in which '" is  year when the editor feels at|Siven- Xt is not in the value  liberty to use his editorial jof tlle Sift but in the motive  column for the purpose of a | that prompted it.  preachment, a sermon, a dis-1 In short the Christmas  sertatiou, and  that  is at  the|s^int is the  expression of the  ! precept,     ''Whatsoever      ye  would   that   men   should   do  junto j^ou,   do  ye   even   so to  them."  Christmas season.  The Christmas  spirit is by  ���������.no means an  innovation   al-  ' though there   doubtless  were  '" times when it had a more limited      significance.    But   in  Western Canada and in Pros-  " peroiis British Columbia there \    The opening aud dedication  is no   reason   why it  should;of the new St. Paul's Church  THE CHURCH AND THE  COMMUNITY  not be the  universal spirit at  this glad season of the yenr.  The Christmas spirit is the  Christ spirit, the very expression of the Messiah Himself,  who came to earth for the one  and express purpose of mak-  iuj^ a tiacriucc, by giving  Himself.  "The Christmas  ...' .i. . t  >|^**.������V   *Jx  fbrthe  purpose  6T  encouraging    or   better?  someone, to some  extent.    It  suggests the  function  of the  clir.reh  iu  the   community.  That function must be very  important, indeed very essential, or the expenditure of  a sum reaching to #375,000,  even for triable architectural  xpressed, and iu  culture and wealth,  readily be justified  ������������������MBrniit:.- uocs indeed  'tain  worthy ends as  and artistic culture, but these  alone would not justify an  institution such as St. Paul's  It is in the sphere of moral  character and spiritual life  that the church must approve  itself or be elbowed out of the  way by the institutions of the  State. In that sphere it  makes good its claims, its  standing is as undeniable and  as impregnable in the life  of the nation as is the standing of the State itself. Both  are organs of the nation's  life* Each, at its best, is  dependent   on   the   o';her.  One cannot languish and  the  other  not suffer   lo_s.  The abundant vitality of  the one is life abounding to  the other. When life in both  is full and free the nation  is  at  its  highest  and best.  Canada might come to  greatness as a nation with  less area than a half-continent, less wealth thau that  of our mines and rivers and  fields and factories, but without moral character and  spiritual life this nation would  be doomed in the making,  and its very wealth would  hasten its decay. By the  things of the spirit the nation  lives.���������Toronto   Globe.  n soci.il iVntri* nnd ns an  in  strument \( aesthetic feeling  1  We are hearing a great  deal at present a hout the  high   cost  of  living.  Liberal stum pers and the  Liberal  picas  are  making a  Subscription to the  CRESTON REVIEW  of living.  This is drawing a red herring  across   the   trail.  But the truth will out.  fierce outcry about it, and as  usual blame the Borden gov-1 Bring in Your Renewal of  eminent  for  it  all.  This outcry is all a fake  and is made for the purpose  of concealing some facts  which are very damaging to  the   Liberal party.  The  facts  are   these: ���������  During the year 1911, the  last year when Sir Wilfrid  Lauricr's protege, W. L. Mac  kenzie King, .was* Minister of  Labor, he had compiled a  Statistical report of comparative prices throughout Canada  covering a period of years  from   1890   to   1909.  This report shows   that:���������  During the six years of  Conservative government.  (1890-1896) prior to Lauricr's  accession to power, tbe prices.  of food products were gradually reduced, reaching the-iv  lowest  point in   1896-97.  From the very first year  of Lauricr's rule, prices began  lo soar, and the history of  the Liberal regime is one  steady climb iu the price of  food products, the highest  point being reached during  the last few ye.irs of the  Liberal  administration.  Tjuc_u aie facts gleaned by  Mackenzie King aud cannot,  be refuted  or   denied   by the  vntarlo, with a. population  of 2.523,274, has an executive  council of ten members who  receive $6,000 a year each.  Manitoba had, at the last census, a population of 455,614.  There are six mcnvbeis of its  executive council with a salary,, according to the parliamentary guide, of #3,000 a  year. British Columbia in  1911 was credited with a population of   392,480,   and has  serven cabinet ministers who  were paid #4,000 a year. Alberta, whose population is given at 374, 663 iu the census,  has eight cabinet ministers  who receive #6,000 a year, exclusive of indemnities. In  the high, cost of administration Alberta leads the field  by a wide margin.���������Calgary  Herald.  T   -1 1  J.^X*J<fX *ti.J.  Yet t*ie Liberals audacious-!  ly declare  the Tories   are lo  blame for the  increased  coal:  Wo Iiiiv'iij l-eot* rrrjuOHtoil to   publish  11, wuriiin-j-      to   liiiiitNiiion     liml.    tbo  *ib('iiHiin(s. m-** pnitor-lod and that any.  no ilioot.iri-JC thorn loavi'.s hiiiim-lf upon  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINIO- REGULATIONS  Goal mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta  the Yukon Territory, the North-west  Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased  for a term of twenty-one years at  an annual rental of fl an aore. Not  more .than 3,500 aores will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by the applioant in person to th** a jtS������������  or Sub-Agent of the distriot in whioh  the rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be desoribed by sections, or legal snb-  ulvit-uuN of (tactions, arid in unsurvoyed  territory the tract applied .for shall be  staked out by the applioant himself.  Each application must be accompanied  by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if  the rights applied for are not available  but not otherwise. A royalty shrill be  paid on tho merchantable output of the  mino at tho rate of Ave oentB per tou.  ��������� The person operating. tho miuo shall  furnish the Agout with o.voin rotuins  accounting foi* the full quantity of; merchantable coal mined and pay the royalty thereon. If the odnl mining rights  am not being "operated!, suoh returns  should be furnished nt least once n yonr  Tho lease will include the ooal mining rights only, bnt tho lessee mny he  permitted to purchase whatever avail-  ablo fltirfaoo rights may bn considered  necessary for the working'of the mine  at the rate of $10 nn aero, *  For fnll information appHoatlon nhould  bo imul- to tho rieoretary of tbe Department, of tho Interior, Ottawa, or to any  Agout or Sub-Agout of Dominion Lands  Deputy Miniator of tho interior.  N. B.���������Unauthorised publication of  this ndvortli-omont will not be paid for.  -30GOO. ���������  - ,        ���������  Ladiesjttention  . 1 ...     - , -  r-     -I'd _'? _;_' ? _   ^ m.. il?i  Nothing Makes' a  Lady look so dressy  As a Tailor-made  Suit.  ��������� I #-        ��������� . I  |__i__      _��������� __'_*L    ____ ^gL '       taM^fd_l     __   aWM    _____  ������������������ I IU am ^p*-, WWE 1 TT Ho  will nppi.mli. ji. fow  day* in nil prom*   f"f | || A I lJ llll  l||  iiionl I'liiri-H.    Al ilm pi-i'M-ut timo tlio  1  binlH ba'-o Hpi-oii'l null and   Imvo   boon  soon UN far away a*'* Duck Oroek,  Ai'tlut lu LadtoB and OiinUAtl.il v.  Stanley Ste Nelson B. C,  MM  IM-MMS  j*-������j*i-*^������jw^j������i>W  fflgg  __.  WMiiiiiiiiffiiiiiiBiiiriiwaWB ���������c ���������        '   r -      '������  Han  eras gBSBSugg, savxBjy? e^S-ixoK. s. ������������  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  CAPITAL, $15,000,000 REST, ,$12,500,000  MONEY  ORDERS  - Issued by The Canadian Bank of Commerce, are a safe, convenient and  inexpensive method of remitting* small sums of money..   These Orders,  *;payable without charge at any bank in'Canada (except in the Yukon  ^-Territory) and in the principal cities ofthe United States, are issued at  the following1 rates:  $5 and under    3 cents  Over     5 nnd not exceeding $10     G     "  IO       " " 30 10     "  SO       " " SO 15     *���������  ss  s*  REMITTANCES  *������-*  ROAD  a.a  ebould be made, by means of our SPECIAL  FOREIGN   DRAFTS and  MONEY  O'iBERS.    Issued without delay at raasonabl* rates.  Percy  B. Fowler, Manager Creston Branch  m  r^\ _:������������������ ������������������'"  ��������� -*/m y���������v '���������-V "Tt*- y-^W -*-*_  V^i-eSU-ALL  _^vv-f- v^v 1  JLXVJLCl  /S2X  \/OU will make no mistake  Y when you get off the?train  if you sign the register at  the Creston Hotel. Travelling  men uill substantiate this. We  studv the comfort of our cuests.  The rooms are well furnished in  a manner up-to-date.  gg. '. | The Leading  H   i Hotel of the  Fruit    Belt  *&  Oi**     .fZt***+m  mm-mm. m^ixm,mx0XX0  Call   cAgain  Headquarters for Mining Men,    ^  Lumbermen,   Ranchers,  Tourists  and Commercials.  SB  J.tiB.  Prop.  4 j _  Oo Your aims Shopping At Home!  CITY OF ORATORS,  liondon of a Sunday Is Crowded With*  Pablric Speakers. 1  "London  le   a  city  of   orators,"  writes Harry Furniss in The Windsor  Magazine/'      There is  more  public  speaking to the acre,-especially   On  Sundays,  in this city than in any  other.   To get- the full benefit of this  boon, go to Hyde Parte on a fine Sunday.   By selecting-a location advantageously it is possible to listen simul-'  Janeously to lectures on. Fruiterian-'  ism, Socialism, and Christian Science,  besides  picking   tip   valuable   fragments of discourse on' Esoteric Buddhism and Mormonism.   A movement  is.on foot to establish a fund for  providing Hyde   Park   orators  with  voice lozenges���������a much needed char- '  ity.    There ls also another society,  for providing tbem with muzzles, but  this -by..the. way.. Visitors to London !  who wish to orate themselves are at!  liberty to do se.   Stand at a corner of j  a street talking in a large voice���������-it is :  immaterial what you ,taik about���������and  a crowd will soon gather round you  and as long as you go on orating,  nothing but a policeman or a collecting box will move them on."  On. the subject of mommoth shops,  he says: "/There hre several big buildings in London called stores' or mammoth shops. The idea is to gather under one roof all that the heart of  man���������and man, in this instance, embraces woman-���������can desire. If they  have a fault, they are too large. The  other day I met my friend George,'  with his wife and son and heir: they  were -bound for a certain mammoth'  shop. By invitation I accompanied  tbem. We entered, and left George, ;  junior, in a room devoted to such  encumbrances, and parted from Mrs. -  George, whose objective was gloves,'  while bis was cigars. As they intended to buy a lamp-shade, a purchase needing joint selection, we arranged to meet, in the lamp department. We parted lightly, little guessing���������But I anticipate. George and I  strolled away, and some time later  tracked the cigar department to its  lair. His purchase made, we strolled  onwards, seeking lamps. This entail- j  ed using the lift for the thi?d. ilms- \  for, curiously enough, no two articles;  one wants are everbn the same floor.!  The lamp department took a deal of  finding. Again and again, as we traversed department after department,  we seemed to sight the promised land,?  ���������-.but mirage like, it turned to Iron?  mongery or Haberdashery or Garden  Requisites. It" was like the story of  Diogenes inverted, two (I trust) honest men seeking a lamp. At last,  with the kind assistance of a pageboy, whom we commandeered as  guide, we located it. We found ourselves in a wilderness of lamps. But  not with the aid of all their radiance  ���������for most of them were lighted���������  could we discern the familiar figure  of Mrs. George. We inquired for her  in vain. After waiting a little, we  went for the gloves, or, rather to look  for her. In brief, we picked.up ,-jrhe (  . trail in the:glove department, some ,  Way between gloves and lamps. We.  heard of her in perfumery t just miss  ed her in lamps, doubled back for  gloves, missed her again. Went to  fetch George, junior, but she had  been before, us. Hours passed.  George's hair began to turn gray under the strain. We set all the resources of civilization���������I mean the  stores���������into activity, and so by this  time had Mrs. George, tired of being  a grass, or rather, a stores widow.  Detectives and department managers  ware pressed ihto service.. Telephones  were used. But the impatience of husband and wife time and again spoiled everything. Suppose George, by-  telephone, was told his wife was in  leather goods, and she was Informed  at the same time that we were in  silverware, sb*1 immediately started  to join him via jewelry, and he to  meet her via games, and so again they  lost each other. At last, by dint of  much tact and diplomacy ��������� for by  this time she was hysterical and he  homicidal���������-both were decoyed simultaneously into boots and shoes. It  was a touching scene, like the last  act of an old-fashioned melodrama.  The three of us were so affected that  we had to adjourn to linen and buy  new pocket handkerchiefs. And, by  the way, I don't think they ever  bought that lampshade."  Motor Cjclistfs Feat.  W. B...'Little, of Carlisle, Eng., rid-  ing a motor-cycle, recently succeeded  i_ *���������'Cendixig to the top of Skiddaw.  Mr. Little started off from Keswics  about 12.30, and arrived at the top  before two o'clock. He made three  stoppages en route, two in order to  pass through gates. On another occasion he hit a boulder and had to  dismount, but the engine continued to  yun.  kjs _yapBB���������_���������sfc���������t���������-ttpata iifajHuj-ii. 4 < __,  <r&^%!!8!$$BmL   ,     '1 . "if'tVa.W"V^I���������8WBH--  "   ,     ' ���������' *".* -*\l|".v>i'sf-r*saeaf_  ~ " "TV^-St,  -v.kI  ���������**s������j  0>  1 ���������    *"J������ s  ?***  ---������i '*���������   jf r" - '���������'  I  THE   HOME  OF"   THE  TRANSIENT  to  COMMODIOUS  SAMPLE  ROOMS  THE BEST AND MO  POPULAR'-  THE   O  Run on strictly up-to-date  lines. Unexcelled service in  all departments. Kitchen  staff (including cook) all  white l&qies. Every comfort  and attention given to guests  The bar is s upplied with  only the best brand of goods.  I  Porters Meet Trains  XAf    &  WW m   ���������  1,    ��������������� 11   ._     ^AjT  r\ *w# v ,.  HJf>������l  M..   _. _        ^__  i vi aww Ausrie #*r  London's Smallest House.  London's smallest house. No. 10  Hyde street, visited by tourists from  every part of the world, was recently  put up at auction. It is built in the  passage between No. 11 and 9, and  has a street floor guarded*by an iron]  gate leading on to .Bays-water. There  is. however, only one room in tHe !  house, and this is reached by a kind  of ship's ladder, which rttnsup to it  from the passage below. The house  really goes with No. 9, but it was en-���������!'  dowed with a separate existence as a  house and-a number placed on the  street door by the then owner of the  house next door, who built it in the  early 70's for her maid to livo in,  Forty-Five Years In the Army.  For meritorious service in the ar.���������y  the King has conferred a $50 annuity on Mr. David Yorke, of Chichester, Eng. Mr. Yorke, now 75 years  of age, was usBoeiateu with the army  for forty-flye years. He enlisted in  18 5 9 in the East Indian Force, which  'became the. 10 7th Regiment, and is  now the 2nd Sussex. Promoted to  color-sergeant in 1869,. he served  twenty-one years with the battalion.  For the next twenty-four years he  was bn the permanent militia, staff  and In the* regimental pay ��������� office at  .C? '.Chester..Three of Mr. Yorke's sons:  are soldiers?  __���������s  %*A^'A-&^_&^^-*^i_S__&-_t __:__:__  to  to  m  to  to  m  -.���������%.-  to  to  to  m  to  to  to  to  to  to  Oar store is no<w filledr with  beautiful goods and everything is nol&  in readiness for  TT   A   TV'S"-   \7      C^'iV TT *���������"V  _-V _-_.sr im. ^-.^*������m  EARL 1   srt-^Jf fliMM  .....       I -'.':.. _ . ..  fabich you knonv means  that you get  better Service and Selections*    We hv*  vite you to come in and look otowvl���������' 3_  and   suggest making your   selections  early.  to  to  to  to  to  m  m  .*.  to  to  to  1    m  71  - ^0 * ^mr.0*. 10m.. jm* .^t*..������0 .������tp*   _   ^^  ���������00mm-^tititi-^m^ .-.^^.".efcfc,  i'-^k      ^^ ..y^.-.^S^ ���������^.���������'^^''^  I  _"<5r"     -W_'v  ^7*^i__j__^  -**g-^'-*������^-^-'__-**������^    *__.   "*_S*^__     m'V  itiJS: __* ' r.  1Q13  hi*  ^E1   ���������     M_"^^ 3_B8_Pr S"^^^ ^S^^SS^ ^5_g^*__^p^g^^__^ ^.^S^  w  79/3  \>.>r^*^!  ,x.^._.*>F'*'^V*r'1  ���������^^s__>l ���������__^_*^  *__*** 4������������*  Vlf.  * ___v* ____? *->___'*-^___> *  XMAS  Creston Mercantile Co.  estions for "Christmas"rv  \il  VII  *# Department  _���������_ New Season's Raisins  _i_ ^urrants  __*'_ ^emou������ Orange, and Citron  ��������� ky      Peels  _J-_ ^Ut$  \kg Shelled Almonds  __'i    ^������*   Walnuts  ^k*   Filberts  ���������k*   Brazil Nuts  ���������k������   Wainut������  ���������k*   Almonds  ���������k������   Peanuts  v*/ Biscuits  \kf Christie's and the National  JJ* Chocolates  ik'j In Bulk or Fancy  mk.     JUV.'Jk.'-.a       UUIU        ���������*-������-*   V-fc.l. I-V>       ,f--.  *jr      per box  WA    Figs and Dates  Dry Goods  Ladies'      and     Children's  Sweaters  Children's     Cardinal      all  Wool   Gloves   at   25   to  30 cents  Boys   wool lined    Bronko  Mitts 35 cents  Ladies' Wool Gauntlet Gloves at 85 cents  also   Mocha    Gloves   in  Gauntlet and otlier styles  Fancy Handkerchiefs for  Men, VV omen and Children iu Lawn, Silk, etc.  from 2}_ cents to #1.00  Allover laces at 50, 60, 70  and 1.50 per yard  Velvets iu Green, Blue,  Biowu, Cardinal, Black  etc. 65 to 75 cents  Candies  Including  <r* ���������. .11   ...... 1  \_..������.u uu������ _y  Or  Robertson's  All Wool  Blankets  in White and Grey^also  Hudson's Bay Blankets  in Brotvu and Red, these  are all Fine Wool  Ladies' and Childrsns Underwear also Infants Fine  Wool Vests  Hosiery  Our-Ystpck of Hosiery include for Ladies and Chil-  dren Silk Lisle 50 cents  pair  Llama 50 cents pair  Cashmere 35 cents up  Fingering 35 to 65 cents  Worsted and Cotton 25 to 35  cents Ribbed and plain  We   handle    Dr.    Jaeger's  Caps,   Sweaters,   Gloves  Shoes  In shoes, we handle Invictus  Amherst, K, Nursery and  other reliable lines only  Another nice present for  Christmas is a pair of Felt  Slippers  We carry then for Men at  $1.00 pair  Womens' checked 65 pair  Black Juliet #1.25  Brown Do.   $1.50  Brown Slippers $1.50  Sizes rr to 2 60 cts.  Do. 8 to 10 45 cts.  Do. s to 7 40 cts.  Infants  Imported soft  sole  Shoes   in   White,   Blue,  Red and Tan 35 to 50 cts.  pair  Sleighs  for the  Boys  and  I  r*:..i,.   *i   ���������^mxx..0       K.xxx\.K,  ....;... .,...     <������ ,   - ...  .JJJ.V..J       fH.*-|  1.50 a.95  We sell at Montreal prices. I Carvers at 2.75 to 8.75  For Men  Suits $8.75 to $20.00  Fane}-- Vest; etc.  Dr. Jaeger's  Sweater Coats  Stanfield's Sweater Coats  a  Stanfield's Underwear  Penman's Do.  Fancy Neckwear  Cashmere Sox 25 to 50 cts.  pair  Mocha, Silk, Wool, and Fur  Liued Gloves 1,00 I02.75  Shirts of all  kinds of  the  best makers  Ribbons All  **. v_ V V 0    m     m  w iatns  and Colors  *v  AU  \r   1 * ������i*> t   _'-*'���������* ''���������' ������  .. 1,........ ,,f.        1 ...... 1, f.. , ,       . .. .,  Pillow Lace  ,.    ___ **,-*������. ^  w  W  w  w  \*l  \���������  ������*v.  w  \*/  *'.  ill  ..\b  0/  ill  \ti  m  Hi  Hi  Razors   include   GilletU'* ^jjjf  mmtfti'm-',.,   ������m*.    /'-������������������        ��������� ma*  ������.c 1, vv t-uo��������� cm.ua^'l****M^#^������^������;tc. ^y  Suit Cases     5^  so?  x-mr  Specials in  Groceries  H. P, Sauce  Punch Do.  Lea & Perrin's  Olives  Sweet and Sour Pickles  Capers  Cranberries  Extracts  Of All Kinds, Including  Vanilla, Lemon,  Peppermint, Banana,  Pineapple, dinger,  Almond,?etc. -  in  English, Gdrman;"  Austrian, French,  and JapaueBC  Suitable for PrehetttB  **sr  ������������������ST* ^Sr* 9** ^SET'SE^ >������w*>. *���������***. ��������� >^������  >���������*,���������  ^^^^^^i^^^^:^^:^^:^^^:^^?^^^.^:^^^^^^-*^  ..-j  HKIi WHE RF.VTTCW, COT-STfYNT. TVC;  Your liver  is Clogged up  That's "Why You're Tired���������Ont  Sort*���������Have no Appetite.  fiirm������iinTTifrTr*i"i_f  ������?  acsvsua i ���������  LIVER PILLS  will put you right  in a few days,  They do  thcit duly.  Cure  Constim  potion,  Biliousness, Indigestion, and Sick Htadathtx  Small Pill/Small Dose, Small Price.  Genuine cunt-bear Signature  Asked Too Mud.  Young man, eald the fond father,  in giving you my daughter I have Intrusted you with the deareat treasure  of my life.      .    .  The young man was duly Impressed.  Then, during a few moments of Impressive silence   that   followed,    he  JJCTCbJU      LUU      UillrLCJ       Ui     X���������lXi     ^.am,...m.      .���������   window pane.  Gracious me! he exclaimed, it's  raining and I haven't an umbrella.  May I borrow your lo get to the station?  Young nian, aaid the fond parent,  I wouldn't trust anybody on earth  with ray umbrella.  ������������������:���������.:���������::������������������  ������?&*&  iry���������ran mntirwmmsitii  wmmwsm  \       rERPROJr   ODLLARS AND  CUFFS  Sort���������-thine   better   than   linen   and   no  l....^.-,i...      I.������,!... Ttnrrt ������T.        i+       **.:.!.        .-r%~.-.        f. .. ,1  t......^.. J ...A.������������T. ..  t*_tJ       .V        ������������lll������       oVn*lJ       ���������������>-.>..  ..watfjr.  . AU stores -or. direct.    State stylo  'amt'-"s���������������':    Vor-5c    -wo will mail you.  THE   ASLINGTON    CO.    OF   CANADA.  Limited  58 ���������f������C2r Avenue, Toronto. Ontario  fiESf ANDHEALTH TO MOTHER AHD 8H1UI.  M������si.J\iV-i-TSLow*s Soothing Syrup lias b?ep  ���������" _M_ ior over SIXTY YEARS liy M1I.W02JS oi  aiOXHKRS for'''their-- CHILDREN V'H.'LS  'JT2HTHIK������. -witb PURKKCJ* SUCCESS. tt  SOOTHES th-CH_tf>. SOFTENS tli* GUMS,  *.i*iA,������a aU-PA12T. CORES WIND COLIC, and  ss ttse.be-*. s-cia������sy for Ul.iRKHGCA. It is ab*  Boltttclv harmless. Be sure arid aslc tor "Mrs.  W���������-low's Soothing Svrvip,'- aad t_i������ no Ott it  J_n_   1'wcaty-live cents a bottle.  WANTED at once  iti sp:-. ? timo  require i ���������with  ING PROCESS  v/orl--. '.sOOfi in'..  ior it���������.(.rni.'iUvji.s: (fro.  COMMERCIAL  315  Cofle-tje  otreet.  Versc...3  to  wo'.'K   ft>r  ns  it  hoim.-.     No     cx[ri>r!.::;i.c  uur   NEW  ART   CGL.OF"t-  Ka.*     ��������� .".mi     t*;iscin.u.tLJis  r FIT STUDIO.  Toronto.   Canati3.  CANCER  Sook Free.     A *ja������������!������  Homo   treatment r-aao-retl  laisp (ram this lady * a breast  Otd  sore*,  t?leers   aad  growths cured.     Describ*  four broobie ; ve-wli; send baok aai testistoaiaUk  THE Canada cancer institute. fc-_r������o  ������C CHURCHILL. AVE��������� TO-O-TO  When buying your Piano insist on framing an  -OTTO   HIGEL'  Piano Action.  FREE TO ALL SUFFERERS,  . Ur������-J feel'OUT OF SOKTS-'KUM OOWN'or'Uur TMK _-uxs-  BO������TKa from KiDNzr. bladder, mxrvous Dts*A5t���������,  fltneCtHCW-CAKNRS3ES.ULCZR3.S_H SRUPl'IONS.PtL"���������������  write for my FRSS book,  thk vrosr ixstructI���������I  ' MEDICAL BCOKKVZR WRITTEN.IT IELl.S-..-.L������!xmtthii*  9ISBA9ES and the rbmarkable cures crrs^Txo bt  THI HEW ntENCH RCMCDY. N������1. N������2. NdC  ait's ths reois.tr tot vovb own mmaot. Doatund aotafc  J_Mlnt������tyrRBB. ���������NQ'olIowa-.'clrculara. DlLlCUM  KID. CO. tUVEESTOCX KD. UAUfSTIiC. I.O.tCO!1.Bae>  DREADED EPILEPSY  A Casejhat Should  Bring Hope  to Other Sufferers  There are  --.any cases of epilepsy  incurable  bo far as present medical  knowledge extends r.nd   the   sufferer  is doomed to go. through life a victim-  to a disease which has stricken him  suddenly   and  without  warning,   and  with each rec :vr1f!������ affects bis mental  powers.      Taken iu    tine,    however,  many cases of   epilepsy    have   been  permanently cured bj   'ti-o use o������ Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills,    .'ind   in   cases  where the disease has not readied an  acute form this remedy ia worth giving a fair trial.    Among the cures we  give the    following.        Airs.    Robei*".  Stringer,   New  Liskeard,  Out.,  says:  "l have long felt that wo should write -j  you and let you know what Dr.'Williams'  Pink  Pills h*-vo  clone  for  our  I grandson,  who    was    attacked    with  epilepsy. _ The trouble seemed to conic  ou followiug  an  attack  of whooping  cough.      His  parents   seemed  to  notice   that   f.is   eyes  seemed   to  bulge  out, and that he would b������> unconscious  for a few   seconds,    and    would    go'  about  his   play   as   usua't.    The  child  wag live years old at tltk- time, Tho  trouble  seemed,   to be  growing  more  severe and the attack.* to come often-  er. and as the local doc-tort' were' not  helping   him   they   sent   him   to   tha  Children's  Hospital  in  Toronto.      He  remained there fer a s'-.ort time when  the doctors said ins u'oubit? vas epu-  epsT~ ami ihey  could  do nothing- for  him.      Time went on and the attacks  g-.v.v   \wrse-   and  in  ihe  fall  of  IMS  my daughter wrote me that tile little  i'tilovr   was gee ling  s-.>  had  that  they  -waiue-l to send him back to ihe hos-  nitsl.      I asked Iter to send him to  me   for   a   time,   and   as  one   of   lin  eyes had become crooked I took b5m  to aa occulist.  who said tins trouble  could be cured, but U had nothing to  "do with bringing oa b's other trouble.  As I knew that* Dr.    Williams'    Pink  Pills  were a splendid medicine I decided to give ths-m to him. in the hopo  tha*;   they    might    benefit    liim.    We  ;:,:���������;':  LOfidOU      Toronto       ravuucai       Niiiuigrcg       wouwuij-i       ���������������. uuui  Montreal    Winnipeg    Vancouver    St. John    Hamilton    Calgary    Saskatoon  tl0"IV  -^m-^-rsM  Ittonton v^g.  v^'/^?:-V*:*jJV^|  ������������������PERRIN"  GLOVItS  are the Standard of the  world  for  I  UNIQUE  POWWOW  ���������  I  jT\f\  a  wmrnmm ii  Styie,  Fit,  Y? ^rtd?Shippiri^Ta^^ ^  . Canada^  ] were very careful as to diet, and as  I to keeping the ciiild from excitement.  ' In about a month we noticed that the  f  ���������"ccnigr'-.-iihil  \NTMli -     i..'i.i    .\l-.TIr"TK*  iicc-ilU-wnrk at  home;  ni'al;o  from ���������IT<>    to   llvo   (lolllllS   1>CI'   llllV'   tlr?iMll--  .'itii'i-? cutOiiun     tops.    Ariiioiir    Aft     i\>..  I>cpt.   i.l..   'lirc-tliiUjane   Ulut-k.   Wlnnipea;.  PATENTS  Patent Your Sdeaa���������-No dc-laj* and w������  will sell If .or you If the idea haa merit. Sen t skc-tcJi for froo n-porl. Information on patents ami Hat of invention*  wanted mailed roe.��������� J. A. MAC*  MUBTRY &. CO., Patent Attorneys, 154  -Bay  Street, jToronto,  Canada.  ]*J/ can use      ***&&  H___ V_ SS ___���������v H       SBI 4n  nun I  _m������>  EJ I'll LA  Hflr     BS     mmr   wBOttaam  (.The Guaranteed "ONE DYE -?/  1 All Kinds of Cloth.  Vlr*n, Slnmln, Nn Cliancs of Ml.toWet.  THY  l'l' I   Srnil for I'rca Color C������rJ and ISooVlec.  | The Jotiiixia-ltlcburdtun Co, LlmltoJ,'>loati<al  , trouble was lessening,    and    at   this  I time the little fellow returned koine  | ami his  mother kept up    the    treatment.    In a  few  months lie   seemed  fully cured,  but  during  the  holidays  tho  trouble  came  Lack   in   a  milder  form and  the Pink Pills were again!  resorted  to,  aud  again    tho    i rouble f  disappeared, and although more thau]  a year has passed there ha., not since j  been any trigu    oi    it.      We_ feel so i  deeply indebted to     what    ur.    Williams*  Pink Pills have      no for Mm  that we hope this plain statement of  our experience will benefit some other  sufferer."  You can get Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills from any dealer in medicine cr  hy mall at 50 cents a box or six  boxes for $2.50 from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co.,  -rockville,  Out.  Altered  The youth had got himself iuto such  a variety of scrapes that his pooplo  thought it would he bettor to dispatch  him to Canada so as to get rid of liim.  He agreed to go, provided those interested in his departuro secured Iilm  HOI110   tesiiuJOlliu.ltj.     IIaii-ii.-ii07.cji   Vv"e"o  EXCELSIOR  LIFE INSURANCE CO.  Assets   $3,500,000.00  Insurance   $18,500,000.00  ABSOLUTE       Security  fo-  Pollcy   Holder**  "*'   Excelsior    Pottcy   Forms   Approved  By   Dominion   Insurance   Department  For Agencies apply to Provincial Offices  at     "Winnipeg,     Edmonton,      Saskatoon,  Vancouver.  Manitoba Indians Pa6s Resolution to  Guard Against Firo.  Probably nowhere..else in Canada la  there a stronger co-operative spirit  In forest lire protection than has been  developed by the Chief Fire Ranger  of the Dominion Government among  tho rangers, Indians, trnppors and  packers oi th" Northern Manitoba  Firs District. The worl? &tnong tlie  Indiana nxa been especially beneficial,  for in the past they were notoriously  careless, especially in leaving camp-  fires burning. Ikit, largely owing to  tho energy and initiative of Mie Chief  Ranger, the attitude ot th. Indians  has '.'eon c!xm!***ed from on������ of indifference to one of keen interest, bo  much so that thnt official writes: The  conservation of the forests has become ns red-hot a topic out here as  real estate in the West.  Recently, when treaty money was  being paid to the Indians at Cross  Lake, a special council meeting oC  severity-five to eight** Indians was  called, at which an anlH_aU discussion of forest five protection took  place. The Chief Ranger writes:���������  While the meeting was In progress,  the Indian Agent and party came, but  to tho surprise oJL many the meeting  held interest till, by a standing vote  all assorted their willmgnesB to help  in the protection ol the forests from,  tire. The chief and councillors wished me Jro convey to tht Director ot  Forestry at Ottawa this, their resolu-  itiou. .  Whenever posfiiblo such councils  are attended by the Chief Ranger,  and all Indians promising to co-operate with the Dominion rangers are  presented with a metr*. badge o_ office. The most intelligent of tihe Indians are engaged as regular flr������-  rangers By tlie Dominion Government  and do very conscientious worlc. Although the pafroi is -difficult, being  done wholly by canoe, and the weather Is often inclement, the eighteen  iire-rangers in this district average  j about eighteen miles a day? including  Sundays, throughout the summer.  During the whole season, no serious damage was done by fire althougli  many incipient forest "fires were extinguished, a fact that speaks well  for the efficiency of the patrol and  tlie value of tho co-operative spirit  inculcated in the Indians.  Flour trial is essential but���������  it is not your?wrOrk!  t"������imn   ������������������ m m ***^mm**smsm  The Jackass  During a'n election in Canada a  young mam shouted out. Hurrah r'or  Jackson1  An old. man who was present. Intending to put him down, exclaimed:  Hurrah  for a Jackass!  All right, said the young man, we  wont quarrel over such small matters.  You can hurrah for your favorite candidate and I shall do the same for  mine.  The  Winner  Ifm-i  <���������   no  Kill..  11  ln)> > ���������  -���������'Win?  u  you  and   y-  ���������mv   hi  -.-/th'.-  i*  fight.  who  Ui  ���������ually  beats'.'  Hoy-  -Moth  ier!  got. Cor hlni. They sang of his praises in unrestrained terms, spoke of his  geniality, nf his good address and ex-  ceptlonnl capability, and all the other  virtues that few men have but many  get the erodli for.  When the young man read tho testimonials ho turned to his father and  exclaimed:  Well, I'm hanged! T had no idea  pcoplo thought bo much of me. And  now I know how much they like me  I'm blowed If I'll go away at all.  The artist''- lady friend was being  shown round iho studio.  Oh, perfect! she exclaimed, looking  ar. a picture; those ostriches are oini-  pl/ superb. You should never paint  anything but birds.  Tho artist wince'd under the.blow.  These are not oBtrlcho;. he said,  they aro angels.  _,..   w  r-UFcijf-  ��������� 4...L!-     fttEII ������rl.*  vcyciauio   nn.���������jiio  CjlJCl.  ingredients of Parmeleo's Vegetable  Pills are mandrake .nd dandelion, sedative and purgative, but perfectly  harmless in their action. They cleanse  and purify and have a most healthful  effect upon the secretions ot the digestive orgaus. The dyspeptic and  all who suffer from liver and kidney  aliments will find in these pills the  most effective me.lciue f concentrated form that has yet beeu offered  to the suffering.  -l-hlili*', wlmI   would  you do  up   all   tlie  M.'uui.iu  If you had no moth i*  Kdilli*   (.promptly i- -Km  pl������.  Flrsl   Holio���������Dftt   uiliUoii  fourteen  hours a day!  Second Mobo���������Sh--inure  ..brains, eh'.'  Ire   worl.s  money dan  Xo better protection agnlnst worms  can bo got than Miller's Worm Pow-  deit*. They consume worms and render the stomach and intestines untenable to thom. They heal tho surfaecs  that hnvp become inflamed by tho  attacks ol the parasites and serve 'ro  restore (lie plrength of iho child that  has been undermined by tlio dnuight.3  that-tlie worms have made upon ll,  and that, their operation Is altogether  hcalih-glvlng.  jt-������-_-i_-  pftiBfl&Yti,  fe*;PI'LiS^  When a country doctor in Maryland  arrived at a certain patlent'n Iiouko  he rouiiil iho mnn In a, cnimuoHO condition, a lironniBtanco Hint neeoHHiln-  Icil several bourn of rentci-allvo labor.  How did this lui|������|tcn. demanded  the doctor when th" I rouble was over.  I*>lil yon ;:!vi- hhr the powder I left,'1  Yes, sir. responded tho loartul wife.  Ah much uh would j;o on u dime anil  no moi*''.'  Y������>H, nir. we done .liiH'r. llko you wild,  Unit In, wo couldn't (liul no dime, ho  I shook a nickel and live cents out of  IHIIv'b hank and giiVu him Junt what  Ihey v.-ouhi carry.  The laziest man on earth has been  found. lie keeps a little boot shop  In a sleepy country town.  The other day a irospectlvo customer entered the shop and found tho lazy  man sitting ou a box at the far end.  Ho looked at her, yawned, aud then  drawled languidly:  I can't get up to wait' c you today.  Come in some time when I'm standing  up!  -People who aro hard to suit seldom  find any one yearning for a hard job.  3u,5t 1588  Tke aged motor-.an was somehow  always getting out of repair, and it  usually indulged in a littlo breakdown aliout once a week iu order to  vary an otherwise monotonous existence.  Slowly It snorted Its way into the  broad stream of trnffio, "R'hnn thora  was a sudden whirring of wheels, a  loud snap and the weary r.nd worn  framework camo to a dead stop.  Look here, said tho policeman to  the driver, this kind of thing ia occurring too often. Let's see, what's  the number?   Yea, 1588.  Go on! said the prpecocloua youth  who was In charge of the cart behind,  thr.t ain't its number. That's the  year it was built.  OViT DREAD  Prepare to  enjoy its exhilarating frosts by  making your blood rich,  pure and active to pre  vent  grippe  COo. a box or nix boxer, for $2 SO. I  at all di-aler-n, or "lhe UonrJu M*"di- I  cine   Comp'ny,   Limited.    Toronto J  IIUI--WIIIM  VV.  N. V. 'J,i  Bl"WW!li'>������*l!.;j!L!Lyj|l"l!!l'W.'l''''*J'!|l.ll*l'llli  MiUt-V.'*1"* n (MX"!'* I".'. man.  'in- iti!'*''���������������������������'���������'���������* -r<1"- ",rt ,nui* ���������'������������������ ������������������  count i'.V  illation,  lie   Inquired   '  ���������'il'l'i,-:  ���������orler   an   in   n   iniilaiih-  n vailsl'iiciury  reply,  Tal.  will you  lake cluu'lU'  ami iny i.ni;. n  cei-'ra.'  .1) 1-1,1,     llin ������������������'   M>"   ������"  a.      lb"-  pu :/,led   iiuuiiier;   I hen   im  wan hurrying on Ui> plat  i.ih. il forward nml toiiclioii  arm. l-'T. pardon, yer  II ihat. ijwet"*** hit", mr,  'M&Mmj^^i^  ���������y  ii -i>������ "Willi,.,  and rheumatism*  ��������� Good blood prevents sickness  nnd Scott's EmttlsionwiW energize  your blood and create reserve  strength to endure c linn ging  seaAorot.  Scott's  Emulsion   U   not   an  experiment but hAaserved humanity  f.tilluuily io* -.-.'-'ly ycrti'rt* it i..uiiioiUH  the purest cod liver oil���������free from  alcohol or stupefying dru****.  Scott's Emulsion   is   nature's  greatest blood-mnker ami furnishes  illlv        CltlUl.lll..        ������>������  ,..-,,. U        m'.,.l  ������>n,'Ui-ii>U|       *> * v ������������������  circulation.  Shun  alcoholic 'stibstHtil** and! tleimanJ  tli4  genuine.   Scott'*   Etimtsion  At ANV DMUO SiTOrm |.1-?J  _llKW.II������M,TOirilllX^  Minard's Ulnlment for sale everywhere  Too Much of-* Both  What do you want? demanded Mr.  Newlywed, as ho confronted the  tramp at the door of his little weekend collage down In tho country.  Ureal.fast or worlcV  Both, air, the wayfarer timidly ventured in roply.  H'm Bald Mr. Newlywed; and disappeared momentarily Into tho house.  Presently ho relumed, carrying a  Inrgo liunlc of broad. Then oat. that,  ho exclaimed savagely, and you will  Imvo both.  Hut tho tramp sadly turnod away.  So too, did Mrs. Newlywed who had  overheard thin JlUlo-conversation. To  thin it that the first fruits ot her long  couruo ln culinary studies should bo  tvent'-d In this callous brutal way.  Thn shock' was more than she could  boar.  *  %  \  %  Flour varies from time to  time in baking quality. This  is because wheat continually  varies according to soil ^conditions, etc.-  Therefore, if baking re~  suits are to be constantiyliigh,  baking tests are essential. It  is unreasonable fo expect you  to make these tests at your  expense.  So from each shipment of  wheat delivered at our mills  we take a ten pound sample.  a*"****-   ��������� ��������� ~ _l ���������  -   * _H_  **  rms   is   grouim   into   nuur.  Bread is baked from the Hour,  \  If this bread is high in quality  ^ and large in quantity, we use  * the shipment.   Otherwise we  VUit  %    By simply asking for FLOU^  baring  this  name  you^ban  always be sure of mor^nread  . and better bread. '   ���������f  ���������   *���������: J  *'Morc Bread and Better Bread" and  "Better Pastfy Too"  ������23  1  Suffering Humanity Finds  thatrelief must befourid for the ills which niay come any day,  ���������else suffering is prolonged and thereisdaj^e_thatgr^������r~  trouble will follow.   Most serious sicknesses start in disoW  dersof the organs of digestion and elimination, Thebestcor-  rective and preventive,in such cases, is acknowledged to be  __>i l?f ? (���������f^W'iBI  This standard home remedy tones the stomach, stimulates the sluggish liver, regulates the inactive bowels.  Taken whenever there is need, Beechan-s Pills will  spare you hour.3 of suffering and so improve your  general health and strength that you can better  resist disease, Tested by time, Beecham's Pills have  proved safe, certain, prompt, convenient and that they  Always Lead to Better Health  Prepare-] only by T'tom������i Beeolutn, St. Helent, Lancushire, Riuhncf.  . 2s!s C'.'Sri-r/K-jr*; ��������������� C*������"l*.������'i<* *l, H. Amnrlo.;    In bo������... 3B5 nmntx.  v Cut the Name In Two  Kven the polygot -Cwiss interpreter  at the general posto-lco admits that  thoro are languages which, would  stump him. How would lio have  solved the problem onco presented at  tho llampatend Green postofllcc, and  recorded ln Balnes' 'On tho Track of  tho Mall Coach'? Two women wantod  to send, a money ordor- to a forolgn  tradesman lu Oxford Street. What  Christian name? Inquired tho clerk.  Ilo is a Turk and haa none. Wo  must have a Christian name, the clorlc  iuuistod. But you can't. ITIs hill  merely says Kotzomollon. Ohi very  woll, decided tho clerk; that will do.  Gut his namo in two --ind make tho  ordor payahlo to Katico Mollon. Solomon could not have done hotter.  ix  1 ..,,1   I,.,-.-..,  *    -'������������������"���������'���������    ���������'*-' ^  A young uml inexperienced wlfo  was relating to her mother tho latest  exploit of her wlclced husband. Why  only yesterday ho throw t cako at  me, one that I hud made mysolf, too.  Oh! merciful heavons, exclaimed  Uio mother. He nMght lu-.vn killed  you.  "*��������� An Ontario Humorlsm  Huvo coiiliih-nio In    me,    >,ald    the  I'reHlileul ot Mevhx to his friend l'V  IK*.    I   will  not   lliuMta. hair or yonr  lioiul.     All very woll, replied the bub-  |ll(.H)U)l    I.UIUiUiHl'    Oil     llll'    '  I'l'i'ii in),  I .UIU1U1H r  ,     IV,..'  llll  V.lll'  $100 REWARD, $100  Tlio renders of thin paper will bo  ploiiHistl to learn tnat thero in at lonnt  ono droaded (Unease that Hclent-o hnu  been ablo to euro In Mil M.N HtasroH, nud  tbat Ih Ca.tQ.rr . XlaU'H Catarrh Cui-o In  tbo only positive euro now known to  tbo moal.'.U fratni'iilty. Catarrh IjuIiiiv u  emiHtltutloiinl *1Ihoii������������������. i-f-nulrnH 11 oohmI'I-  tutlonnl troatmont. Holl'n Ciitiirvb euro  Ih taki'ii InlornoHyi ��������� Cf directly upon  tbo i.iool mid nuiiious siu-fncca of tbo  nvntnip, thoroby destroylns tho foiiudu-  tlon of llio dlnenHO, anil irlvlnrr tbo put I out  Htronrtli by bulblltiir in** ibo eonstlliitlon  uml tnjH"-"iittr iiuloco in tlt>li������(- Kn ivorK,  Tho pvniu-loloi'H huvo ho iiiuch fnllb In lt������  ouriitlvi-i powcin tliat llicy or'or dno  Mimili-od I'irillni-s for any ohho that It falla  to cure.    Honil Ti^r lint ot tomllmonlnln.  Ailib-OHH x-. J. -IIEINMV & CO., To-  loclo. O. Hold bv all .MrufifKlHtB, 7������o. 'I'auo  Ifnll'ii  t-'amlly Pill.' for coniitlpntloii.  Why Teachers Look Sad  VJjccusc brought to a Portland teacher:   Teacher, pleuao excuse  FYankoy.  Ilo   foil   ilnwiuunlr-i   mul   buhipoil   bit-  hoho ho hard  that it nwolh-il  111> all  fiver   bin   frier.    PIoiihc   do   the   Hiiniej  uml oblldgo lib' Pa.  STANLEY LIOHTFOOT  r\T**.NT aoucirort anu attohniiv-  LUMDDKM  BUOO.(e*I'v^J?')'roi*IONTO.  WHITE fOU rCRHU. '        A4.37M.  of Effort  must really  begin  miiHt out out  Uf*-  Dlvlibn  Wifo-i-john, "\vo  to economize���������you  nor nnd clgnrsl  John-- And what will you cut out?  Wife���������Oh,    I'll    <-.n:    ont    Hipping  irom the iic.MHpi'j.'i-ifc, ou 'ho-ii /.u ci:\ju-  Soinlzo'!  Tbo Hon id Thinii  ������ln_  Kluiw--Why did you rive that,  nl'  yoni'M   lb������'  iiiinii'  of   I'ai'ailov?  rt'liuli'    Kor lhe rcimon that   nn    a  polnti'i' bo Ih ilociiiiilly a illnuppoliitor.  .,n> Iill,  llpi ( lll-l II  blandlng  rouiiil  nit    Hi.--  arguing  r.'n vcm-m  with?  .'1 I"!*1  Ilo (iiiiriworlng tho  ���������Ob. that.'n lho folio-  tho [u-oro.  Hhe���������Aim wont m������ give a u/>  ���������llllll   <|ii(>Ullnu>  wlio'u Keeping  Try Murine   Eye Remedy  Tf vou havo Red. Weak. Watery Kyti*  or <������ianuhitcil Kyelids.    Doohu'i hinart  <���������      ��������� m. ���������    , r.    ,*  "���������iHIOlllCI      J'^VU     IiiIIIi *-<J llU^I,.10      fc*v>*  Murlno Kyo Kcmody, Liquid, 25e, 50c.  Kyo Salve in Aneptlc Tubes,'  Murlna  Kyo  Salve'in  VSv,   $()r.     T-'.yi*   Hoolm   Vvp*   by   Mnll.'  An Ky������ TonK. Ovfi4 ���������������������* All ffy������������ that Naait Car*  purine Jbya jMimway  *;<������..  cuicas**  mil. lllllllllllllll,.lll,millllllWIIIIII  mmmmmmmmsmmmmmistmmmm*u**^^  !______i_____im���������!__���������������������������aaMBBeea��������� n__5S__5_S5_S3_MM__  ���������***;  THE REVIEW* CBESTON, B*. C.   :_:_ _���������i  SlflPPiN-0 A  SKELETON  It Required Very Careful  Handling  By OSCAR cox  Iffllr***.'!.    .ia  B Mark Hudson was station agent at  SS^embuton Junction. Mark was in the  wight houseonomoruiuglpok|ngovet'  ������!2>eboxes and- bales scattered abont:  rben he heard a wagon drive up out-  io and?aton.y A young man,about  Blight con y ears of age entered and said:  gf ''I've got a. _6x;;.out>here I'd like to  lip to?HaUowelii You want to be  ligbt^particular about it because it  jntalns Goriietlilng breakable."  B Chairs all very; well so far as I am  Sfeencci bedY but Ir can*! answer for the  gpise after tlie box loaves my keeping.'-'  Eg "I've marked Instructions ou the nd,"  SS-tfepiicd the yenngster. "Come out and  Bpaye a look."  Bl The agent went out with the shipper  3d saw a bos about five and a half i  gffeet long, two feet wide and eighteen  2l1.es.high... ..'��������� - Y" ��������� -j  'Corpse?" he asked?  **No. but it's thonext thing to it; it's  Ia;skeleton.'^7YYY   YrYY-r-. . -?-7?  *A skeletd_j|lsn't tliii^a %ieer?thih_;  i'fes*.'- you ,. to???__ j; snipping?  from?Y this.  .__i-t?"   exelaicied *'*������_'_   agent   suspl-  "Well, yes; it would -be without an-  l������rpl nation. I saw;anad. in a. news-  J2*aper tbo other day for a skeleton. I  |_new they had one they didn't need in  |t_e nhysiology lecture room of onr  Mrolleg- I'm a Mcrtoh"student, and I  I bought it. I've sold it to the advertiser  I sdq i-i-ve made some mone'' oa it���������ihat  5, if f get it there without breaking  i.any of the bones/'  Morton, coilegii. was   six  miles distant from the junction,   There was a  |,������o^ed institution connected "with it.    ���������  Tbe.box was lying on *ts bottom, and.  [tacked to tho cover as a card on  jjprlilcU wore written -the instructions:  :. Srerfcable. 7 Keep this' s?Se up most of  1 the time.    Stand on em* occasionally for  :.ewhUft. .-..'���������'.. .  On one end was another card stating  I that when the box was stood on end  tbat end was to be up.    In' no case  t^OOtU'SB,?'- JtflKKp TUTS MaK ON THIB OAll.  ���������wuh 1I10 other end to bo upl Hudson  looked nt the box meditatively ond  read the directions.  "What's lhe uso of being so careful  wllh a HKeli'ton?" ho nsked. "If It Isn't  pnehod properly I don't want to ship  It. or if 1 do it must bo at lho,owner's  risk. If It Is packed properly tt should  ���������tiind ordinary handling." ,  "I'll.'''toll ypu," said lho shipper, as:  turning n faraway expression., 'Thoso  boiiOH wero once the framework of ft  bountiful girl."  "Uow do.you know that?" Intemipt-  ���������d tlu* agent. ?  "Thnt's the tradltJIon. fn college," returned tlie youth. "Now, In packing it  1 couldn't divest my mind of wbat tt  Iind boon in Ufa. It scorned horrible to  put lho poor crcaturo In cotton or o**>  eolKlor or unylhlug llko that. I couldn't  0o It. i'vo put her ln Just ns sho  Would like to bf put !n If she wero  Hire, lying peacefully upon hoi* bock,  or whon that end 1������ up nnd this ona  ���������flown Bho stand* like n beautiful statue  Mho Venn* do' Medici, fbr histm-cft."  Tho speaker wan so affected thnt he  wlpod moisture from his eye* with his  fcundl'orctiiof,  "I don't think," snld tho agent, "������'4ftt  1*11 receipt for tho article. If I should '  inn do inyntili* nj������.p<iji.^l>'������ fer m acdicnl  "Venus or anything Ilk* thnt nud thero  (mould h������ a brenkngt*-, with claim*  *g������lust the rond for big damages, I'd  g-rt flrod"  ������ri������r.������--������ wpw * few mmn<������ntji of dellb-  ���������fnilvo sllcneo between the two, after  Which tint* nhlpp**r snld!  ���������'I eipcet you're right about It, I  Wouldu't assume the risk if I wero  iron. If ���������mwu* galoot of ������ handler  ihould stand th* box wrong shio up ic  ���������oo_tttb-_i_ _fe _fceieton.*_ eces. T__*  would knock ������S a big ansa from tsa  Tslss. Besides, consider yk** tt one*  waa. How would yoc like to bave a  sister of yours sent off tact a box and  stood wrong end'.'���������  -"Oh, give us a rest on tbat part of  the business. I understand that you've  got a piece of mercnandise to be.-hipped at the ordinary rates."  "You haven't any -feeling,"/the other  continued. "I can't resign all that re-,  mains on eartlr-of what was once a  delicate girl to sucb hands as yours.  I'm going along with the box myself,  ao tbat I may see it is handled tenderly*   Will you take it on those terms?' '  ������������������Well, yes. I don't mind if.you'll  take iho responsibility." *���������  The agent took bold of the box and  was proceeding to remove It When he  discovered that it weighed something  like a hundred pounds.  "That's thpjbeaviest skeleton I ever  handled," he remarked.  "How many have you handled?" asked tho shipper.  ":"! don't know that I ever handled  any." :''  ; .vTben Uow can ypu tell what one of  them* should weigh���������*? Take hold of that  end;and I'll takie this. Now she goes."  .And the> boxYwaSYcarried .Into tho  freight station ami stood up on the  right end. Then tho agent went to a.  desk and, taking a blank receipt, asked  the young man his name.  "John Smith," was the reply.  "��������������� ���������    ...iAAl*   r.r.mn.01'1  -   ^So."     '.ti   '  -'���������   ".���������,','   v   .- ' --.  "Where tor*  '? i-'Hailowell."        "7 > ?7'- -;. ���������,;���������-.  .Hallowell was a town some twenty  miles disttfnt.?   -  ??"You don*tnce^ the name of the per-  json the skCletoh?iwas- -when alive, do  youS" asked?;Miv?Smith.?  The agent turned from his writing  and, looking tbe shipper in the face,  said**  "Toung man, will you.he offended if  I say something plain to you?" ���������  '..... ViJo; drive on."  r   -"You'ro tho biggest fool that ever  came into this station."  "You've hit it right, pard. I entered college ten .years ago, and l*m .a  .freshman yet, I'vo been turned back  with nine classes. I was to have been  graduated with the class of '04. Now  lam at the foot of the class of '14.''  titi "Ob, give?us a rest.?\I've something  to'do besides -chinning with an idiot.  Ihere's your receipt. 1'H put the box  on tho next train that comes along, at  22:05.   That's an hour."  "Isn't?there a train before that  ^time?" 'ti'' " '*��������� ���������' '���������'* '" ��������� ���������" ' ' .'"'���������'  ��������� -rKo.".--'  ,'. At this point a carriage was drivefi.  'ytgt: tft?the passenger entrance.r-orf the  i������utuuu,.,iwu sjr.   ������jiu������cji, ijresiutin. Ui  Merton college, and ^Div; __nbella?Cax-  7to%". president of Wie?wonbinTsYCollege  ?of/^e?;same i_stitutib_, alighted. The  agent, who had charge, of both the pas-  aenger and freight departments? was  proceeding to the ticket office when  ifr"? Smith stopped him and said:  -'See, here, old man; don't talk about  that: skeleton I'm shipping. These two  prexys~were.opposed to.the sale, and  |hey.might not like to see it go."  ��������� "Oh, I mind my own. business," re-  pll&ltlis-.agent and Treat/.era....his. way,  while Mr, Smith put himself out of  sight among the boxes in the freight  house.' --'ti.y..-     '-.-.- ���������-���������-"  ���������"Have you seen anything," Dr. Bid-  well asked tho agent, "of a young man  and a young girl going oiir on any of  the trains?"  "No; I havenft," was the laconic're-  ���������piy.  Dr.  Eldwcll turned to Dr. Caxton  and remarked, "Do you suppose they  havo gone from the upper station?"  , "They may," replied Dr. Caxton.  "When docs the next train pass?"  .the agent wn3 asked.  "At 12:05."  After a consultation tho two presidents decided that Dr. Bid well should  go to the upper station and Dr. Caxton  should remain and watch the 12:05  train. Other college omchus were taking caro of other routes. Dr. Bldwell  drovo off. leaving his colleague in tho  waiting .room. When tho 12:05 train  camo along tho agent wheeled Mr.  Smith's box on a truck to tho baggage car, and It was lifted Inside.  "Corpse?"   asked  tho  man   on   the  ear.  "No; skeleton."  "TMIgkty heavy skeleton."'  Meanwhile Mr. Smith, when sure ho  was not observed, swung himself on to  the rear platform of the last car of the  train.  Whon tho train was receding In tbo  ���������fllstnnco and President Caxton was  leaving tho station Mr. Smith made his  way to tho bnggago car and saw that  tbo box rested ln a comfortable position for Its contents till Unllowcll  was reached, then superintended Us  removal Into the freight house of that,  station. Calling for tools, ho opened  tho box and hnnded out ns pretty n  structure of bones with npproprlnto  flesh ns had over been shipped by thnt  or any other railroad.  "Can you dlroct mo," ho said, "to a  parson?"  "Certainly," said tho ������_toni.Nhcd  agent. "You'll find ono right under  that spire you soo ovor thoro," pointing. "Tho parsonage la next tho  church."  Tho girl, a student of lho woman's  collcgo of thn university, clung to Mr.  Smith, whono real namo was ,11m Stevens, n sophomoro. nud tho two hurried to tho clergymim'a houno and  woro thoro united lu tho bonds of matrimony.  That ended Lho curriculum of both  Mr   Stovens and hla wlfo as coUpro  ���������tudenta.   Tin* affair created conidilor*  .....  -i ���������..  THE FifTEEHTH OF APRIL  THE CORPSE SCORED.  1  Y _ Sancaa .O���������ssspbell Scot:.. '  -���������allld   saffron    glows   tbe    bro_tM j  Btubble, !  Brimmed "witb silver lie tbe ruts,      1  < Parple the plowed hill;  Sstff*. asluicewith break and bubble  Hollow talis tbe rill;  jraiis and spreads and searches.  Wbere, beyond t^o- wed.  Starts a group of" silver birches.  Bursting into blood. * -  Under Venus sings the vesper spar'  . v   row, -  Sown a path of rosy gold  Floats tbe slender moon:  Blnglng from the rounded barrow  xtoiis 4he robin's tunc;  XJebter than tho robin���������hark:  Quivering "silver-strong  From tbe field ft hidden shorelarir  Shakes his sparkling song.  Now the dewy sounds begin to dwindle.  Dimmer grow the burnished rills.  Breezes cree������ and ha)*  Soon, the guardian nigbt shall kindle  In tbe violet vault,  All the twinkling tapers.  Touched wltb steady gold.  Burning through the lawny vapors  Where tbey float and fold.  ASS  H!<5'rT-5Bif*  *e������������������e������*������r  GATEWAY TO CANADA.  i  Old Christ Church, Amlierstburg, la  Being JitvitnnHl tlv tlf>c.tnr.  One of the most interesting of the  journeys taken by the members of the  Ontario Historical Society during  their recent convention-at Chatham (  was the trip to Old Christ Church, 'stake. For eight innings the Chatham  AmheTstburg. -laving served as a pitcber had tbe collegians mystified  sanctuary��������� for one hun?lred-and four   and scoreless.    Wltb the score two  S������,w Brunswicker Tells of Weirdest  Ball Game Tn History.       .,     \  They were sitting around the lobby j  of the Russell House in Ottawa one :  rainy evening recently discussing mo- |  dern baseball and finally the conver- !  aation drifted into the usual channel  ���������great baseball plays, of the brave  seasons that are gone.  "I gueas H has been my privilege  to see a play that has never been  equalled in this or any other coun- ,  try," remarked the quiet-looking  young man from down east, "and  It was not in the big leagues that ������  saw it, either."  His companions grinned Skeptically  at the suggestion of a great baseball  play down in tbe"Bluenose country,  but tbe young man. from down by the  cea calmly lit his cigarette and continued: "For tbe last ten years I  bave followed baseball faithfully. I  have read countless stories of great  spectacular slays, and' -witnessed  many myself, mostly in the big  leagues. But it remained for a small  country town in New Brunswick toi  stage what I honestly believe to be  tbe most intensely dramatic baseball  episode thai tliere is a record of.  It was a game between tbe oid Chatham Stars ������������������ & fairly good scrappy  team, as teams went in country towns  in those days���������and a nine frorsa tbe  University of St. Joseph at Memram- i  cook, where some really fast stars  have been developed.   The game was  >   U*������������������������������������{������-*w     ���������**"|m% +wjt\*_      *m^tm     ���������V������^*n     rf������������v1 _ m\tr*^_     4.������a ���������������***���������-*._��������� *m       1  *W%#-Aicy    gfs.%*j *-***    ���������mf**     %t***m*    ���������**���������****>���������*'&���������**    vwuiywi7j   i  and for some reason or otber the ri- 1  valry between, tbe teams was intense S  sand bitter. .   Tbe  ebampionsbip  of  Northern   New   Brunswick   was .at  years,  this   venerable   brick  edifice  may weir be called-the  mother of  Episcopal Cburcb life in the Province  of  Ontario.      Within the  past two  years ������te_s have been taken to re-,  store the building and render it safe  for public worship, and under   the  enthusiastic assistance of the present  rector, Rev. A. B. Famey, thework  has-been "well and truly", done. Built  at a time when all buildings were the  P?c-d.tsct of  men's  hands alone,  tbe  old brick church bas stood remarkably well the strain of wind and weather for a century. When tho ceil ag  was removed during the process of  restoration?  the  frame  of the roof,  constructed   of   massive,   hand-hewn  beams, was found to be as sound as-,  the day on which. it was. laced together by the builders of a by one ?  7time.    A new ceiling has been put  ini the walls.hr.ve been reglazed and  decorated .with symbolic designs,. and?  the old worn floor has been covered  with  a preserving element, durable  and noiseless.   Tbe following extracts _  from    The    Amherstburg    Echo    of"  March 8, IS 12, are oi Interest as relating to; the Tferoposed restoration:  "There will be about. seventeen  lights hung from the ceiling at intervals of about ten. feet. The work on  these is being done by hand, in keeping with the ceiling, and the lights  will be of wrought-iron lantern design, open at the top and bottom, but  with sides of amber-colored cathedral  glass, tbat will be restful to Me eyes  and will throw a gol_en glow  throughout the whole interior. Each  face of the light will be divided in  _inc csnares, separated by wrought-  iron .bands.  "It has been discovered that the  inner doorway of the vestibule was  at one time the outer door It has a  very, fine colonial fanlight, and the  doors are perfect specimens of stately colonial arcbitectur . It is proposed to move them to the outer doorway, refinish them, and _ .eserve them  for another hundred years to the people of tbo town who have so many  memories connected with them. . .  The thought that Christ Church, Am-  berstburg, is the oldest brick structure in use in Ontario has stimulated  the people to make it a historic ana  memorable spot for all time to  come."  The rrcacber'u Preference.  Rev. W. E. Hassard. who travel's  over the Dominion continually In the  interests of the liibie Society, tells of  a cer-raln country congregation of the  old school, who clung to all tho old  styles and systems of church worship  with persistent faithfulness. One bf  their ideas was tbat the preacher  ahould not use notes for bis sermons.  His words should flow solely by inspiration from his lips.  Consequently, there was consternation and alarm when a new preacher  came who was reported to use notes.  The. rumor ot this awful misconduct on his part soon spread and  threatened to become a church  scandal.  Finally, ono of lho pillars of tho  church, moro courageous than tho  rest, Interviewed tho pastor In order  to clear tho mattror up.  "Is it truo, Mr. , that you use  notos?" he asked In awed tones.  "To ho porfortly fronk with you,  my doar fellow,' i*\ld the preacher,  "I prof or tht caBh." ��������� Canadian  Courier.  ..  to nothing against them they came to  bat in the ninth. A puny grounder  and a foul fly to left field, .and the  students saw nothing but defeat and  humiliation at the bands of their old  rivals. O'Hara, tbe weakest batter  on the team, walked nervously to the  plate and the crowd started to leave  the little grand stand. Then something happenecTtbat made tbem atop  and linger; O'Hara had doubled lo  ri^hi field on tbe first ball sent v.ts  to him. RobidpuXr a J3crappy young  Acadian, was the next man.np..ti The  crowd jsyas imploring him to at least  save the; team rftbm a?<shut-duty but  aiter ?be :ba&?fb������_!ed fo-c? two strikes  tbef lobeers titi subsided.Y*The 7 pitcher  grooved;a? speedy? straight ball right  ; f^r?,tbo??lieart?vO_'- tbe?.������late;-:; ?7Rpbl-:  doux's' bat? 7swub_Y?in ?desp^ration  witn aii his might? sml6{; it SGiuarely 6a  the nose. The .ball was seen to spa-  far, out over the centre .fielder's head,  both runners raced madly around the  ������*_-.���������~     _���������..a    J.T.-.    m^m-J   ^^..-*nJ9  j&s   ^1^  uaecB,   uuu   uic  uvnu  ivhicu   u.B   ws-  ligbt. Then there was a sudden lull.  O'Hara had fallen face downwards  on third base. ?_ffld re'ma.Ined?:nabtioii-  less. 7 Robldoux'a bit ?was;ja sure?  home "run, but If O'Hara did not"move  the other base runner, according to  the rules of the game, could not pass  him, and then the game? might be  lost after all. Tbe crowd groaned.  And It was then that the strangest  thing happened on a balh field. Rpbl-  doux made straight around the bases,  reached third, picked ' the prostrate  O'Hara into his arms, and started  for the home plate. A few^ moments  later, amidst mad cheers from the excited crowd, he had touched the plate  with O'Hara, done likewise himself,  and was carrying his w-pparently unconscious comrade to the bench. Not-  withBta ding the violent protestations of the Chatham players, the umpire ruled that both scores would,  count, and as tho score was thus a  tie, ordered the teams to play on.  And now. came the most dramatic  scene of all. Young O'Hara was dead.  Awed witb tbe announcement tbe  crowd stood around with bared beads,  while the village doctor worked hard  to restore, if possible, the young player to life. O'Hara had sacrificed bis  life *that his team might win. He  had scored ft run while ���������dead, and  thus made wbat, to me at least, seems  to be the most solemn, most dramatic, and greatest play that baseball  -has ever seen."  Quebec Bureau's Work With Immigrants Is a Marvellous Sight.  "Go to Canada for two years, or  else to the penitentiary."  Not so very long ago this was quite  a common sentence for a** English  judge to pass upon a criminal, hut  we have changed ail that now. Let  a criminal or undesirable of any class  present himself at tbe gateway of the  Immigration Offices down on the Embankment at Quebec���������which is to all  intents and purposes the gateway of  the New World���������and see how quickly  he will be marched back on shipboard, and deported from our 1  shores.   -  No! Getting into Canada is no  longer the "easy" thing it was, as  many aliens anxious to leave their  country for their country's good have  found to their extreme dismay. Canada has ber own problems to solve,  problems of citizenship, of naturalization, of colonizing and development,  and among these she does not propose to Include a new one of how to  pet, protect and propagate the lunatics and outlaws Of other nations.  Back tbey j may go where ther came  from, with veiy short shrift.  The Immigration Question is- admirably handled ���������irbm^ this end at least,  though on other counts it may be j  open to criticism. The season of 1913 j  has aot yet closed, but when it does, \  lt is thotTght that 250,000 new settlers will have passed through   the J  gateway at Quebec, .an increase of ;  50,00-0 over last year.    Only a pro- j  portion of these stay in Canada ofi  course* majiy going on. to ihe United I  'States.- '?���������:��������� . .  * ���������:��������� ? j  The Immigration Bureau at Quebec j  is a kingdom by itself, and like other !  kingdoms, it haa its rulers and its  leading personalities. And first and  foremost among these is Mrs. 7 Cornell, whose friends aad admirers in  all ranks of life must.be quite innumerable by this time. Mrs. Corn- j  oil ia the laKaigratien Matrob, and  has been for twenty-five years, and  what she doesn't know about character and human nature and "real life"  is not worth knowing. ?She is slight  aad erect and energetic, with white  ball' aad keen bine eyes, and the  capacity of the born* ruler written all  over her. You laugh and think she  is making a mistake when she tells  you that she is eighty-four years old, ���������,  _j_.  Good  9  e  IS  Social As^t of Good Memory.  "What do you do," said a woman tha  other day, "when somebody greets you  cordially and you haven't the least  idea who it is?"  "Why, 1 usually try to be as diplomatic as possible and discover who it  is 1 am talking to before I give myself  away," replied the social mentor. "Nobody is so humble minded that he  likes to be forgotten. Every one of ua  resents the fact, even if it is only unconsciously."   "  "Yes, but after you have felt around  as cautiously as possible and still fail  to get a clew, then what do yon do?"  "Well, If I can't get even a tag to  bang a shred of memory on I think the  best thing is to bo frank or at least  partially frank, for socially absolute  frankness degenerates sometimes into  brutality. So I usually say something  llko this: '1 can't quite recall your  name, although I know it should be  *wy famiIi?iF to me.' And then, of  course, I get the desired information."  "I think we should train our cjinds  to remember both faces and names  when we are yotlng," said an advising  friend. "It seems to me the woman  who is always forgetting names and  faces is in a way guilty of a breach of  good manners-? The faculty of remembering people often makes all the difference between success and failure In  holding friends."  "I agree with* you absolutely," replied the questioner. "How often do  we hear people say: "Oh. I never^caa  remember faces; it's no use for me to  try. ?I am always offending somebody  by cutting bim dead because my mem*  UL'y   13   *3t*   UUU   M.   Uiuu x   Aui/1  UiM.1."!.. V.  Adam.' And yet tbese samo women,  for It is usually a woman you hear  talking in this -way, do not seem to  but ehe says^so^andshe 'bugh^o;! realize' that this sort of memory, the  know. __id certainly last July there, lack of whieh they ar* deploring, can  was a. celebration and a preBentatibn:; be and should be cultivated. I used to  aad aa address from all the staff,;! be a great offender in this respect once  and general-festivity at the Immigra-|| upon a time, when ail at onco.I began  Ub_? Bureau in honor of Sirs. Corn- j to realize that I was making myself  ell's tertbday-^whieh she said was; unpopular by my heedlessness, so I  her a^bty-fourthr , took measures to correct it."  The Superintendent of the Bureau/ ������now did yon go about it? I have  Mr. Stafford is practically the whole ;���������: t longea to cultivate a better so-  fS^S^?^-?^^ SSffi!!^. nmn^y, but I didn't know quite  ister of the Interior*   Mr. Stafford's  father before him was Superinten- j  dent for thirty-one years, aiid he bim-r  self hais been there for twenty yea,rs.j  ._:���������?������������������' A New, Cojonel.  , Returning from a fishing trip one,  recent Monday. morning, Mr. G. A?  .Warbufton, of Y.M.C.A? fame, bpa.rd-  ed~the train?by which a Salvation  Army band was returning to Tor on-;  to from a town not far from the city.  After a while, Mr. Warburton, who  was accompanied by Mr." .J. First-  brook, was Invited into the coach,  occupied by the band, the members  of which well remembered bis enthusiastic support uuii-g the General "William Booth memorial scheme  campaign in Toronto. Mr. Warburton was talking over the events of  the week, when, be was suddenly  surrounded by the bandsmen, one of  whom bore a red tunic and army cap  in his bands. "In recognition of  your strenuous work for the Army,"  he said, "we hero and now; create  you honorary   colonel,   and   present  what to do."  "I decided that the chief reason that  makes most of us forget people ?we  have met is indifference. We do not;  pay sufficient attention to what we are  doing. Nowadays whenever 1 meet  anybody I study bis features,land in  the course of my conversaciou wiili  him I try, if 1 can do so without making it conspicuous or sounding in any  way queer, to repeat his name several  times, and usually when 1 have done  this both face and name will return to  my memory tho next time we meet.  Mourning Etiquette.  The most frivolous and conspicuous  people are often seen clothed tn deepest habiliments of vtroe, while those  wbo really mourn may wear anything  they please, as the sorrow Is within  themselves, and its outward and visible manifestation is only -to defend  them from unpleasant approaches.  Tho "fashion" of mourning garments  has changed within theTast decade so  you with this tunic  and  cap  whicn | greatly that ono no longer sees heavy  we'trust you.will count among your   veug to the hem of'tbe goyyn nor tho  broad strings tied in n big, bow with  Blr Wilfrid's Insurance.  No ono likes a good story more  than does Sir Wilfrid -.aurlor, and  none can toll 11 moro apropos.  Recently tho Liberal Chieftain ad-  ilvci:,i,ca  lhe  -.lfo \Tndrr'.vrH<*rft' ftvn-  .11 tlon In Ottawa, und he talked life  Insurance. "I was thlrty-alx yoara of  ago bpforo I was Insured," ho declared. "And my physician said I was  good for ton years. I havo tho policy, and all I have to do now to got  tlio monoy la to die. Howovcr, as  proof of my small rognrd for money  I havo novor fuUUled this requirement of the company."  Windfall  For Institutions.  llcnefactlonu loiallinn *H0,0G0 In  which nearly all tho Protestant and  non-Hfctnrlan hoppitnln and charitable   Institutions   In   Montreal  will  She Saw Sir .Tobn. '  it ls told of sir John A. Macdonald that in 1878 bo was holding a  campaign rally in the village of Qor~  rie, Ont.    Of course a great crowd  was present to hear the Conservative  leader,   and  whon   ho   entered  the  building there was a terrific crush  of people trying to seo him.   In tbe  throng was a woman with an infant.  Sho   was   struggling  desperately   to  get to the front, and in her excitement sho cried out:  "I will see Sir John!"  The exclamation  caught  his ear,  and getting a glimpse of tho Hiioakoir  through tho intervening people,   ho  divided tho crowd with kis hands,  and called back In answer:  "And you shall seo Sir John!"  In a momont ho was at her side  and tho prido of tho mother can be  bettor imagined than described when  he adzed tho baby and hell It in hin  arms like a fond uncle.  It was incidents -auch ns theno  that accounted for tho tremendous  bold upon tho affections of tho people possessed by Bir John A Macdonald.  many laurels  Mr. Warburton laughed heartily,  and donned his new "robes," to tho  great enjoyment of the bandsmen,  who then insisted on a "speech"  from the now "colonel." Wearing  the Army cap Mr. Warburton stood  up and told the boys what he  thought of tbo Army, and of fits  pleasure at being ablo to join in  their work, with not ovon a "private's" pay. But his reward, evidently, had come at lost, and well,  he would not mind it bis friends did  call liim "'colonel."  m*������u *.*,u������u*0*������u*, ... ...u .......   .....      .    j   bomiUl    alH   jmtoVIUUU   lit   UJO  How Potatoes Caii Multiply*  A lady In Oakvillc has been con-  ducllny ifOxnc- Interesting taperIrarntn  with potatoes. Tbo year before last"  she discovered a large potato weighing a pound, whloh boasted 13 good  eyes. The noxt wlntor Bhe out tho  eyes out and planted them ln strawberry quart baskets, keeping watch  over thom. In tho spring tlmo those  wero planted, bolng enough to make  five hills, which, when cultivated,  brought forth enough sued to plant 26  ,   ... ... ��������� mm., mi,     *.*** .     m..  Uitim   cjjj*   mynus*.   .   t������u   ������v   iixxxm   w>  ally produced 208 potatoes, weighing  SG pounds.  Runaway Weddings Fewer.  Tbo effects of tho new marriage  act authorized by tho Ontario (lov-  crnmout during the last cofloion "aro  now becoming apparent. In the  border towns, whoro miniature  Oretna Greens had sprung into exiut-  once, tho annual record of marriages  has decreased by one-third, and this  beforo the first year of operation has  run out. That such a decroaso  should follow is considered an a distinct success by tho Provincial Board  of Health, inasmuch as tho abnormal  rato of ileenso required formerly  waa known to bo productive of evil  In severnl ways.  Thero have not yet appeared boforo tho board any serious attempts  at evasion, although severnl American parties havo como to Inland  places with tho object of marrlago ln  view and preaumably hoping toi  moro laxity farther from tbo border.  the ruche of tbo widow's bonnet Only  ! sometimes a sad faced woman whoso  i   ,       ���������..'.._   .���������������,..    *,.*������.-.'^    -^-.-.'-   *..m..'^S...l,.....n  UUUI 1/    JO    IVIIU    UIUBU    &WU_    UUAUll.    ....x...w  plainly tbat sho is really "In mourning," and tho garmeuts of black uio  uot for offect, but to prevent tho ap-  proneE ^* -frivolity when -shu i������ forced  abroad.'  Etiquette demands that'thls appearance should bo treated with respect,  ovon by tho thoughtless and light minded, who havo no reverence for anything upon, above or beneath tho earth.  Yet tiioso who mourn in this way  should try lo remcnibor that there aro  otlier pooplo in the world iind if ihey  cannot control grief should remain at  bomo. Thero aro enough sorrow und  suffering abroad without tho feelings  of thoso who aro free as far mi humans can bo free of troublo to have  sadness forced upon them,  For a husband a widow wears crape  a year; tho second year all black with*  out crape; after that anything she  pleases; for a mother, nil black for a  yonr, with rrnpo for six months, and  tho samo for a father; for brother or  sistror, plain black at least threo  months, white for tho following nlno,  making a year, as all white without  tho addition of anything black Ib con-  uldcred mourning.  llonsew On Stilts,  The men wbo are building the ton-  Obooslng a Treacher.  Tbey toll a Uttlo story ot the can-  nlAcns ot a certain Scotch Presbyterian congregation in Ontario which  rooontly faced tho problem of choosing a, new pastor.  Tbero came a long, thin clergyman  first, no did not meet wltb approval.  Tbe second was almost w thin.  Ho, too, waa passed hp.  4UU uuiu mmm *m ������<-"-��������������� ~wa*fl*?iJ.<'-<-''-t. **������  take blm," aald one #-ga 0l������r*W*r.  "Stout men axe nol too irna-wiAd  And they took hint,       "   .11 ���������    ��������� ��������� I*.....,.*.. .,  Their Silver Jnbti^,,  both Institutions sorlounly consldnred  th** separation' of tho two on the  ground thnt th**y fumlnbod too furor-  ������,H������*   ri,|,|.M. ......b.v  m.sm.  mlt,0.mtl\n*ltm  t.^c  ������<*.i<.  w������j*   w 1 uui lu'wufcu turn i-Oc_*   muuuumuh *t 1  ��������� 0*t *li������ I  e,x*i.t-*.   *r* 0*    m.tts *imm tm *,0ii*miim ������������������������(*���������. I  Wataon-Foater Wall Pnpor Mfg. Co.,  of Malsonnouvo, who died on Sept. 20  latit, "Pror-byli'rlitii nrrrAnlr.atlons aro  Mi,. Im-rriut hfinonHirt >������.  xtm*u   OtppoM.  ui  ������d on eight-foot stilts.   The reason lt   Ollllvray of   the   tlrit   __ a*rm_n  tbftt In wlnlar tha anow usually drifts   hava just complatou  2B,|i*_rt* -4r:  ao  high  ������a  ta mak**  thia elavaUon    ������io������ m that ImUtut'on. "j Vhey were  mm.m^m9*mm   **^.    0**m    C*mm*l'f.~m*   ^.. .  t ������_-.--.w, u������ *'x x ������- -riesnus.  KMMMnr  'Don't Insist.  "'Ob. do hftvo somo more!'  "Hayo you,not met tho host and boat-  esa wiio thus Insist upon forcing you  to eat more, than you really want at a  meal?" said n man recently., ,  ���������"Whtotdvor I,'go out to dinner nowaday* 1 am bothered and badgered to  Mr mbrocthan?!��������� wnnt  "After almost oecb conraa T nm be-  ���������onght, "Oh, do have'some worel' and  Jimmnlt* my po*nt)f* nrolonta moro la gen-  efally tbrust,upo.n mo in th* end.  ,-*-> j*."1 eni ^"^"J'J h0* ���������'Wg"eater, an������  ���������*������ eeii*t9"enre "������* tJ,J** 'OK do hare  "^^���������Wet-W cult I am raivWIy bocom-  Ini IftetthitlUi^ tliroo;alteruallrm:  ���������"..'"tj.***" tfteuity t    "i muut ���������M*������������MFit*v':M*.***,���������*������������������ *" "���������'������������������" ti,  ';   ' '     ������������������������������-      ..mm.. -.-....     , .mm....l* mmm...m   ,1������i������l1.'inl In  ���������'1   lllttat \%xx,m.m  ���������������.������.*...    ������������������  Kiartyrdom In the near fuliirft.   ^  "I must risk enming a rerttfteUen for  ������-hnrii������bu-ts ms.'. >inarha_A tren *ow*r-  ���������O-bt mAanaw"1  ��������� ������k iVll    *������*���������������. '  mmUl  /-. '���������,7>Jr������*y*riii i      , .\,&smESS^mmmmemmimmmmi niii.. '. TT^^fT^^  ���������.Yl^grS^tf'iv-.y;'';^;^"^  i���������S^r-F���������mmms-i���������������������������.__^____i_j_���������illi1'"���������''������i ��������� i ������w������w������.[M_WM������������������WMiB__HW������MM_____MB___S_aM���������Wa_WB_an_MM -..1������������������-'.i-.i.l.J.-'ix.^..L-A!WHKiv.'-k-m-.J<  ..jr*!-'.  __NMM_������UaO_fttfii  TH������   CRKTO__   BBVI&W*    DE-S^TOM,    B. 0j.M  DUCK CREEK NEWS  "* A well represented meeting of the  residents and tax payers of the Wynndel school distriot was held in the  school house on Thursday evening  last at' *7 80 p.m. Some important  business iu connection with the building of. the school and also general  finance were discussed at great length.  Jack Johnson Jr. who has been away  for the last 16 months returned home  on Saturday i last.  Monday Saw the close of a very  unfortunate deer hunting season as far  as Duck Greek hunters are concerned  Mr. Joe Wigen being the only successful hunter in the district, barring  Indians.  The engine for Monrad Wigen's box  factory arrived Tuesday. Monrad will  .do-a-Dusy man ' uowy  .   .School closes for-the Xmas Holidays.  on Friday.  1_. J? Mpyv*; j? J. Grady were Creston  '���������.-ll  ALICE   SIDING  NEWS  IXf-V*-! ���������������*. aoA _-> _���������>  ���������jj^gjj Isjt**5 **osss of ^rsssnts s.rriv6���������l  at Duck' Creek on Wednesday for the  Xmas tree,  Wa - are sorry that we were misinformed   as   to  the   nature   of    the  Miss Gertie Stewart came home  from Nelson last Tuesday to spend the  Holidays w ith her parents. Welcome  home Gertie.  Mr. R. Stewart returned home from  Nelson, bringing his son Hector with  him.  W. Corbitt auu Richard Smith left  for Arrow Creek, Monday to swing  the broad-axe for Messrs Arrowsmiths.  Clarence Pease made, a business trip  tro Kootenay Landing, Monday, returning Tuesday Morning.  Don't forget the danoe at Alice Siding Social Olub in A. M. Todd's* house  Saturday night December 20th.  OVER 66 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  "rxmnm.m   mm mmx.mmx  , ��������� nnwk mJinn*  S2ESIQ-8  Copyrights &������.  .Aniono sending a sketch and description tatty ���������  quickly ascertain (mr opinion: free whether an-  invention la prohnlily wAtentnble,  Commnnlca-  Mona Btrlct.ly confidential. KAr-iOBuiM onPatent*  sent troe. Oldest upency for SQcurt-g patents.  Patents taken tnrouizh Muun & Co. receive  Tpccial notice, wiMiout charge. In tho   ;  k hanasoraely Mustnrted weekly, targ������a^ ������Jr-  ^ulatlon of any Hi-ienttfio journal. Terms for  Canada, SMS a year, ������0staBe prepaid. Bold by  ill newsdealers.  SGIttroadway, I  "Branch 6fi"<7ere25 IT St., WaBlilDKtnt^ 15,}  niMvaiwti'vi>ri������vn    -    ^f  W*K������WMMU������V*'iJM. CAU  ������_ ii**-ia  _.s._.*vrw  vv e  understand (upon gruod authority) thai  0,-r.m     i^,^0imwv,m ��������� iV'     ���������Mr.TgJrtr.lr       the      2210t-h������r������  meeting  for a suffragette meeting.  Don't forget Friday Dec. 26th. Duck  Creek's big night. A first class program is beiug .arranged which includes  a dialogue entitled'-Those Awful Boots"  played" by an Alice Siding Company  and. which will prove highly amusiiie  also adialogne called **Raps" pressutt-Q  by ft;.. Duck Creek Company, -whLrh  . -will keep the audience recking will  biughter: Songs, Recitations, Daueiu������  will fill the rest of the program.  ti-ms^ -|   The members of the Politic il Equality League met at Mrs. Fair-head's  burnt*, j-neo 12 ana . uem s. -very interesting meeting. Three papers weiv  read on the Women's Suffrage question, followed hy di-scussion. Everyone reported hiving an enjoyable  afternoon. The time of the next meeting was "decided on as January 9, 1914.  A Fox Tragedy.  On one of the large es'.ates in Hing*  l^n-v. "CT-. ������. f.        4_~-       ...f.f.1.*.      *\0rf\        o        **f>"V  xxaklix,    jnu&.,     ex     XKf v*       ,.c,t.m.o     **o--'     *���������*     .u..  was found io be destroying poultry.  The time of the ra is and their boldness were proof enough that the fox  must be a female with young. Poisoned meat was prepared for her, and at  once the raids ceased. A few days  later one of the workmen ot tbe estate came upon the den of a fox, at  the mouth of which lay dead a whole  litter of young ones. They had been  poisoned. The mother had not eaten  the doctored food herself, but bad  carried it home to,.her family. They  must have died in the burrow, for it  was evident from the signs tbat she  had dragged tbem out into the. fresh  air te revive them <-ad deposited them  gently on the sand by the bole. Then  in her perplexity she bad brou_h*> various tidbits of mouse and bird :nd  rabbit and placed at their noses to  tempt them to wake up out of fieir  strange sleep and eat as hungry children ought to eai. Who knows how  long she watched besid: the still  forms and what her emotions were?  She must have left tbe neigh bor boo A  scon after, however, for no one has  seen her since about the estate.  The village grocer had been drum,  ming into his new apprentice hi:-  viewa ou tue vii tu1* of evmomy until  ���������the boy -.ad^atiier- enough of if.. A  last.$.Unsettled on the brown sugai  and the grjeer- deify caught it, killed  itr and threw it away. "'Wasn't that  rather wasteful, sir? asked the boy  meekly,you threw that flyaway without brushing tbe sugar off it!"  Women as Directors.  Lady Boot, wbose share in the  building up of her husband's business, that of chemist, in London, is  to be recognized by her election to  a seat on the board of directors, will  not be unite tbe flrst woman to occupy such a position. The Hon.  Elaine Jenkins, daughter of Lord  Glantawe. is one of the directors of  the Swansea and Mumbles Railway,  and regularly attends all the meetings.  This railway has the dual distinction of being one of the oldest in the  kingdom and the only one with a  woman director. The steam-engine  was so much in its infancy that the  founders of the line sought and obtained Parliamentary powers to run  their  carriages  by  horse,  wind,    or  o-*���������*>ry.    nnwor*    nno.   ir"oq    *r\_-iT.c������   +/%   i������l<-  the train witb masts and sails and  run them over the rails by the force  of the wind. ^  MS fiFRUBPFfi ill  saasiBiv    vhiniwkw    in  METHODIST QHIIROH  Tho "TI-vist m s Foi-vic'ea in the  Methodist Oliuich will be held on Sunday December 21. 1913.  10:30 a. m. Children's- services.  Theme: What mean ye by this service.  Alu-sic by Junior Choir.  11-.5U a. in. Bit- Rally for all tbe  school.  Adult CIu>-s in full attendance.  ":&> p. in.    Evening Service.  Choir- will sing: "Gludtidings" by  Cis. -. C, Hug**;. "Peace on Earth," by  il. A. Lewis. Solo by Mr. R. B. Sta-  nlos.  Theme: Peace its, Foundation and  Wo i-kings. **?*  The Pastor will preach at both Services. Sunday, Dee. 21. Everybody  at ehurch.  ^^���������^^^^���������^^���������������������������__?������_^������'=^*,^^-'__^'������^^*'^-������<_?������*������__N    _  ^^ S^iO $S-> jS-***-- e^-cS*' G>*c> a-S^cS*-* _S=>"**^-������ A  Send for  _rx  UU  BfJ'>*v**f������'5>,*_i  ������������������- **���������:*/:������������������������������������  '^^Z^,  Catalogue  O      i'r"  It Will Pav You m  m J7S������T  BnAi  Pull Cut Glass Bowls from   5.00   ^  Water Jug and 6 Tumblers  12.00   iijjj  5.00 %  Cream and Sugar  Ladies Watches in Gold  Fliied Cases, from  Qents Watch !������ 30-year Oo!d F55!ed Cases, fro  Ladies Gold Necklets, f rom.  ���������   __   IIIB  *&*,&*           MMI  IU.UU  ������**���������������������������*���������������������������  ��������� ��������� *>"��������� *������������������������������������������"���������  ���������������������������������������������������������������a*    ���������*  ���������DAirk"  n-ONfciY Kt:! UKW"^D if Nu r ^-SATISFACTORY  _������������������__. _������������������ j_r __p  ___i_r T_T^_-t__f  BfM m   mm  IHE IDEAL CHRISTMAS  GIFT FOB m M BOY  Extention of Time  Notico is hereby given that the tim-  for the reception of tenders for tho con  strhotlon of  wharfs  at   Victoria  Har-  bona, B.  C, is  extended to  Thursday,  January 8, 1014.  By order,  R. C. Desrochers,  Socretrry,  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, December 9, 1913.  An Editor as Professor.  Por the second time in Its history;  j the University of Melbourne, Austra-  { Ma, has appointed a  man  without a  'icgi���������     iu    ������t    inuicMunm    C_u.ii. 11.  ailed the Chair of Logic with a self-  ' *.ught country editor, and it has now  found a professor of History in a  member of the Commonwealth "Hansard" staff, Mr. Ernest Scott, a son-  in-law of Mrs. Annie Besant, the high  priestess of Theosophy. Mr. Scott was  in English journalist before he emigrated to Australia, and he was on  the staff of The Melbourne Evening  Herald before joining "Hansard." He  bas been a diligent student of early  Australian history, and has published  i couple of interesting volumes embodying his researches.  m ~ ��������� ... . .  ^ \0.-f. k. watcn  _ _ r  inspectors  Next to the Post OfrfSc-  CRAN8ROOK, B= Cs  *-4,^^^i^^"^^*'-?*  ^���������&^-^^*^-S:-Qs*S.  iii nia  ���������w, -  *%?A*!  SLAVES TO HOT BATH.  aaaa&aaa$aaa&m**+aaaaaaamm  Australia's  First Portia.  Mies Gladys Taylor has won the  distinction of b������ing- the first woman  advocate, to conduct personally a case  In the -ourts of Victoria, Australia.  3he recently appeared in the district  court and,, assumed personal charge  of an action at law. Miss Taylor I?  a graduate of the Melbourne University an M.A. and LL.B.  "Out-i.f Do is" with a Stevens is  ���������lie lest deve'oper for a.growing boy.  L-ai-nlng to shoot well and acquiring  qualities of self-control, decision and  liiahUt.-e.-'.s ."ire lhe invariable results of  a Stevens Fierii-nr education.  Particular attent on is called to  S'evens Little Suout. Favorite and  Visible   Loading   Rfpeating   Rifiles.  Progressive dealers carry Stevens  firearms in stock and can supply in-  iividuals at attractive prices. Insist  in Stevens when purchasing���������there  are no substitutes. Thepe guns and  rifiles are made in  all   sizes���������gauges ���������  Calib*pa'a���������tHT������j,i_!nfa     lonolli     a!v������  Send to the J. Stevens Arm & Tool  Oompiny, Chic-pee Falls, Mass., for  heir new gineml firearm catalogue  No. D3. This, f-ni^odies detailed..des-v,  ariptions nnd furnishes tho moit oomph te number of Christmas suggestions  in  tho  ti rearm Jiue..  Tlieve is no more suitable or appropriate present than a famous Stevens  Rifllo, Shotgun or Pistol. These well  known nri-armn bnve been on the  market s nee 1804? aro guaranteed in  evi vy way and universally conceded  to be the best at popular prices.  Remember���������when securing your gifts  for the Merry Yule-Tida Soason���������a  Stevens ltillle or Shotguns makes a  man of your boy ond no mollycoddle.  An Imperial Cable.  The  laying  of  a  new  cable  will  place England within ten minutes of  Bombay, Hong Kong, Colombo   and  Singapore.  4*������������������*-*-ft*"*-   " ' **>  tptm pr*p*& MlrMMt r*c������tjix bt C*Ulotf frte*.,  ^Wlllll^*^^*!*!*!!**!!***^  I. STEVENS ARMS  A TOOL COMPANY  r.o.SMKisoos.  tmttmm* *������*ii.i������ ���������*������������������������  Wmmammmmasmmmmmmm  M  SadcMo and  H**'*mmm.*.m* jflf** SS f*0**f0***  ! '" ^ BPEOIALTV  j      Dealt*r iu    '"������'������������������    clus*s  I     honf������*and saocs.  METHODIST S. S.  XMAS ENTERTAINMENT  The Methodist Charon Sunday Sun  dny Sah oil  Animal   Christmas blntor-  I iiin men I;   will   bu   held in  Moroantilo  Hull,   Monday oveuln*?   Doo.  22, 19lji(  Tho Program will consist of "DoA  Ddli ' by Fouitoeii Httlo gbls: ������������The  Rniny Day Brigado" by tho Primary  CluHH*." lleu'laUon; Tableaux���������"Bluo-  beard" by 10 characters: and Onutati  oiitilUiil '"dant.a Clnus on i Strllto"  by thn Hrdiool. : Tho nndroHHiii'-* of  I two large Christmas troiii Coma, wo  aru giing to hnvo a Jolly good tlmo:  Ailiuii-mioii Adults 26 doiiIh. Ohlldrou  outsldo  of  Sflmnl  15 iiontM.  Bngland Is Most Bath-ridden Country  In  World.  The vexed auestlon of the hot bath,  which was condemned by Dr.  For- j  tescue Fox at the International Con- i  gress of Medicine, was discussed by j  _ much-traveled 'alneologlst who has  inquired into the bathing habits of  many peoples  in  the  course of his  wanderings.  "England is the most bath-ridden  country in the world since "the days  of ancient Rome." he said. "Undoubtedly we have too many hot baths.  Too much hot-bath lounging and  washing are bad for the skin and for  the general constitution, and are generally a sign of laziness, self-indulgence and effeminacy. The modern  easily tired man is becoming a slave;  to his hot bath, where, with the aid  of an adjustable electric light, a  book-rest and a box of cigarettes he  evaporates his strength.  "Other countries are much more  moderate in their bathing habits, but  in England unlimited baths are the  ruler-daily or twice daily without fail,  and at other times when there is  nothing else to do. In German middle-class houses the bath is regulated  to a nicety, conformable with h,ealtb  and cleanliness. Not only the frequency but also the temperature of  the bath is studied. A thermometer  is found in most bathrooms.  "In Italy the hot bath is regarded  as even less of a necessity. A girl  friend was going to an Italian school  in Naples, and found on the hall  notice board on the first day of term  the following order:  " 'AU-girls wishing to have a bath  this terra are requested to write their  names here.'  "America ls a good second to England ln the bath obsession, and probably beats us for the luxury and variety of the fancy baths indulged In.  "Recognition of .the evil of overindulgence in bot water Is to be seen  ln a curious old custom still to be  found among the Older miners in  South Wales. Some ot these men  take their hot tub In the kltchon  with tbe greatest regularity after  work, but they wash every part of  the body except tbe spine, owing to  tho idea that the hot water takes the  backbone out of them.  "The Ideal Is probably a woolily  hot bath soak ot ten minutes, at a  terapornturo of 98 dog. to 101 deg.  Fabronholt, and a dally cold tr topld  splash bath aftor a previous wash."  ���������������������������"I  A  Bring In Your Renewal of  Subscription to the  r,RF.STIlN III VIIW  Dollar Doubters  Our ClaMlffcMf Want Ad*, far*  r*������l ������������*lar 4������ubt������r*. |n th**  iMtHtr and v.������rvou*i ���������n*rgy ������h������y  will ��������������������������������� V**������ many (lm������* thalr,  ���������mall oa������l fey fcrlt-iglnff ta your  ri<M������r wha/ you r*������iiilr*, whMlnr  It to* ���������melarit h*lp, a tfMlratolo  ttmrr*wmr for misrptum ������������������ah, a pa*  tltton ������r a <tom������������tl������.  A me������t oanvlnolng* and litax*  wenalva promt would tot *m try a  Want Ad.  mm***i*im*.m mm*  By G. G. BOWSFIELD  S I LO    la  needed   on  tho    small  dairy  farm  iSOfO  than    -anywhere  else. It does away  with the need of  ���������;���������:."��������� y.'''; 'a   large   pastura  and Insures a full milk supply during  summer droughts.  Fodder preseryed Is a concrete silo  ls safe from fire and waste and retains  the maximum food value. The cost  of building a si 10 with a capacity of  150 tons need not exceed $300. It varies according to the supply of labor.  Concrete costs little more than wood  and is so much better !n every way  that it Is confidently recommended.  No fodder is relished so much by stock  as slluge. Its iufluence la beneficial  to tbe animal system, is invigorating  and prevents cripples and impaction.  Succulent silage makes for good health  and heavy milk flow. It ls equally  good for poultry and hogs.  Corn ls the most suitable of all crops  for silage. lt should bo harvested  when tbe bottom leaves are drying off  and the _rn!_ is doughy and glassing.  Without hurrying, the work of filling  the silo, the best method is to ensile  the crop as Boon as it ls harvested,  cutting the ft-ilks nnd enhn Into nmnll  bits.. The grain Is more or less macerated in the cutter.  Tho fodder thus treated is carried by  means of an clcVutcr cr blower, which  should deliver tho material as near tbe  center of the silo aa possible. This  may be done by tho aid of a bag chute  attached to tho mouth bf tho elevatoi  or the blower.  The labor of distributing tho fodder  ts thus minimized, nnd an even supply  of the material will bo distributed all  over tho silo. If tho foddbr bo allowed to fall direct from the mouth  of tho conveyor tho heaviest parts  will fall on ono sldo and tho lightor  parts on tbe other. Tho sllago will  not settlo evenly, nud loss will eventuate. To nsBlMt In closo packing lt  Is absolutely essential to tram plo tbo  product all over tho silo. Trampling  tho sides or nround tho edges Is not  Hiitllclont, for with tho shrinking of  tho con tor the ontor edges creep toward It and ii wny from tho wails,  thus allowing access of ulr and con  uequeut loss. The center Bhould al  ways bo kept a little higher than the  outer edges. The rate of lining should  bo six to eight ri*i������t por day. Quicker  filling than this may result Ip gon  orating too much heat, tn which ciibu  tho sllnge Is llublc to decompose.  After the tillo has been filled the  fodder should bo covered with a light  framework or coarao sheet and weight  cd down. Tli Ik Ih dono to keep out  air, and after the hIIo has been opened  for iiho In thu spring or summer It In  bcHt to rephipo thin top covering aftoi"  tNieh day's mipply U taken out Avoid,  no fur nn pructlcnblo. sinking boles in  tho sllago.   In ruot, keep as llttlo of  thn ullniri. ,krnnu>>f|   tn tho nil* n������  nruml  blo.  The dally rntlo'-* of sllnge for a dr.lr-*  cow In from thirty lo forty pouudi-  when fed with other fodders; when  thore Is  somo grass  available thirty  |g   |  puuuuo  i<cr out   "* (tiupiti.      ouuuo  Win  eat ������8   aOUvu   . _   . =        _  usj.  It Is advisable to give horses small  quantities only of silage: otherwise  there may be trouble from stomach  derangements. Limit tho amount fed  to. a few pounds per day. Pigs and  poultry will.eat small quantities.  Silage may be made of all plants that  animals are permitted to eat in the  green state, snd such fodder "-reserved  by this means loses but little of Its  feeding properties in tbo process, (n  one way there is a slight Improvement.  That Is, tbe tougher fiber of siloed  fodder- is softened and made thereby  more digestible and acceptable to animals. '  However, there Is great risk In pnt-  tng vegetables in a silo If a dairy ls  kept    The milk is apt to be tainted.  Oats. rye. millet and alfaifa^wOrk well  in connection with corn, bet the latter  lis the? main staple and may be nseit  _��������� ,_.���������,������  *0J    iua������ii&.  Lights of Londoe.  The sky reflection of tbe lights of  London has beea seen in favorable  weather Ilfty tniles distant.  f*T   BA800MS AT HOMET^!-  A Study of tha Animals In Their W1M  8UU In Africa.  Wo can only learn the nature ani  disposition of an animal like the baboon from a,study bf its behavior In a  wild state. Few persons over fcava a  chance for such study, and accordingly  an intelligently observed account of- th#  animal's actions becomes of Interest,  The author of "Anlmaj. Life In Airlca,**/  Major J. ..Stevenson-Hamilton, far*  Dishes the following results of his personal Investigations:  It Is most interesting and ln_troctlva  to watch, from some concealed position, the'-��������� social life of a troop of  baboons who func*" themselves to ��������� bs  unobserved. Perched about at inter*'  vols among the rocks are some of tha .'  older males, evidently on the lookout;  for dangor. Behind them walk and  squat a heterogeneous mass of females  and of young animals. The females employ themselves ln various family tasks,  and tbe youngsters, playing and squabbling* chaBo ono another around to a  shrill accompaniment of chattering  screams.  Possibly two of the latter. In tha  course of a rough and tumble, Jostle  against ono of the older males. Imtnck  dlntely tho letter's attitudo of dignified  quioHoonco vanishes, and bo turns with  a roar upon tho Imprudent Juveniles,  wbo hastily rotroat wltb shrieks of  fear. Now and thon a mother finds tt  noce������Mary to chastise hor offspring.or  to wreiik vougeuuee upon ouo or an*  otber or tbo unattached hobbledehoys  who. she guesses, meditates Imposing  upon or Injuring It Tho air resounds  with squeaks, shrill cries and occasion*  a I bass grunts.  Suddenly from one of the guards  comes a slnglo deep, hoarse bark, and  Instantly thero la silence. The females  catch up their young offspi'ng: the rest  of tho band, with one accord. Mcuttlu  out right and left,v*and In o moment  thero Is nothing to be seen except ono  or two of tho larger males, who waUt  quietly off, now and then stopping; to  glanco back ond to utter tbelr resonttht  warning barks.  If you run quickly ������rward audclImU  to some coign  of  vuntnge  you   will  ������MA **%% .* ���������������.**       *������-. *        tfk        #V*  I't* *'tljf>������      s**%0i     ������M      ItMlV  bund scampering off. Tho Infanta cling  to their mothers' hnrk>-. (he unattached  juveniles race ahead, and tbo three or  four fathers of fnmllU'������ bring up tho  rear at a more deliberate pace.  ���������-        ~.    m   \  *tr/*\  tmmssmm  m**t*  \  \  kiii#nKiiIh' i\ v*ii**i#f**i,tiikii*m������t.amim *  mm*****  mmmimmmmmmmxmmimmmm

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