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 =g5Baa������_m^��������� jm  1     w-        r / ** "l  ��������� yil.,.,M,iipgj  _     ���������- .-   j    V ,tl   * .-.- " _-t. =r. ������������������:.  I       *  -.-y  ?M^  iW*.  ���������������33^  -aWKiei  All ms nSwbj  ���������  of the CRESTON  DISTRICT  I  Aii Roads i*s ;J3s_t aaa West Kwteasg? -^iS t������ Credit  j.  ���������.vVi'  <v  A    1v I I  ^  i vi_;vj  I .3I-.-X  I  'irrnftitrB  SENT TO ANY  ADDRESS   FOR  $2.00 A   YEAR  j, No. 9, 6th Year.  GRESTON, B.-C,   FRIDAY.   MAB. 6    1.914  Sin-tie Copies 5c  cw_ai ���������-**������������������-���������Pt^.i  1*��������� ei.M-n*. 1  liMkfia^ef o/^ Creston Fruit  r&wers Union Mahgs A  n/v/*  ���������_  / fer  t r  S  narmony  Rnr.K FinnF  ��������� CAUSES TROUBLE  1 * The train from the East today was a  few minutes late in arriving whioh was  a very fortunate circumstances as it  happened.  JuBt about train time a telephone  B message oamo *������������������* Bob Raid that there  was a iagge  elide on the  traok  near    "W-otiTidol  ���������ar * - 0 ���������������������������-���������  _f    He immediatelv notified the dispatoh-  HI' **  fer and called out the see tion gang and  assembling extra men they were sent  to the scene of the disaster.  Just at the foot of Mntton'3 ranch  the. slide occurred. It occupied perhaps fifty feet of the traok and extend-  d clear acrons it. The formation there  is a peculiar limestone outcrop thr  R strata extending at an angle of thirty-  Kfive degrees inclined upwards. The  ntieasc little fcrickliug of the water would  undermine the earth and oause it to  fall away thus exposing the rook. Then  ithe falling away of the smaller frag-  Ements would withdraw the support to   the larger blocks and the slide would  'easily-   occur  as a  consequence.   The  [formation was not regular at this spot  and it is easy to understand how the  pressure' from above forced the weakened supports from below and the slide  occurred.  A force of about sixteen men were on  ���������jIjo Djwne and bv dint of hard work and  ** 1  some half dozen blasts of powder had  the track clear for the passage of train*  by 8 o'clock.  Ic is a tribute to the watchfulness of  Br the O. P. R. that an accident was avert-  ������i-ed in this instance as the accident hap-  K'pened very shortly before the train was  Sdue to pass the spot, and it is to the  credit of the company that the traffic  was delayed only a very few minutes  by this slide. The dispatcher got Sirdar and had a train go to connect with  the westbound whioh went as far as the  S| elide when the transfer was easily made.  *  DUCK CREEK NEWS  PAOKING GLASSE  IKE GO-JO SHOWING  The two classes which have just concluded their work in this distriot under  the leadership of Mr. Welthers made a  very good showing as regards points.  The   work was   divided into , two  ufjgVa wlt-b. S *??������6k   to 65**���������l Cl5S?=     TS-6  first oiasB had si-teen pupils the"seeon*_  only 12.   Mr. Waithera gave each -pupil  H ��������� A      A&**lf?mia*mmtmA  to the class the general system of pocks,  grades etc.  Following is his report:  Creston, S. C.  March 5, 1914  To the Editor of the Oreston Review:  Dear Sir: ���������  X wish, to inform you with  >leasure that the Crest-on Packing Schools  nave been my greatest suecess since my,  engagement with the Dept. of Agriculture having conducted four of these  schools previous, this season. I wish  to express my thanks fer ths way in  whioh the pupils in general have shown  e_s their patience and interest in their  work and I hope; sincerely that my inst-  uctions will be beneficial to them for  the ensuing season.  Yours very truly,  B. "Walthers.  Govt. Packing Instructor.     -  P.S. Following is the list of pn-piis and  _   *"       ._/     ���������        . *>f  i  their points guinea ouu" or sue pCnu-iO  hundred.  FIRST CLASS.  Miss E. Cooper   DQUKKQBOfiS ON THE MARCH IN PROTEST  AGIST M HSTBATION LAW  i  It is rumored that the Doukhobors of the settlements of  ' . i  Brilliant, Thrums and Glade are atbut to march in their  own peculiar fashion and will probably  be joined  by their  0 ������ $  brethren from the Grand Forks districts.  They will make a demonstration in Nelson and march %q  Victoria?" - ]  The *;Queen of the KootenajMi" will be treated to a  panorama guaranteed to rival the yery latest in moving  picture shows.  The reason given for the demonstration is the new law  compelling the Doukbobors to register births, marriages and  deaths.  With New Warehouse and Other  Modern Facilities Future Pre-  sents Most Hooeful Asuect  uan English was in town Monday.  John Middleton moved to Lis ranch  this week.  OJU.JJCUV   X0X.I&.   ...x..    m. ..xtm^..._y    m^m   _.~*~<v-*  umi Idaho, to look after their property  , Born to Mr. and Mrs O. H. Black,  on Monday last at the heme of H. F.  Weber, a daughter.  Simmers stands for qualityj "We  handle their seeds for both field and  garden, F. H. Jackson,  _**t^ri*---,*������  VVVJ/V* *  '-��������� *������J ���������  ��������� ��������� *j������ ���������"��������� .  -A  pruning  olass  started  here   on  ^Monday    with   Mr.   Q. H. Hunt  in  : charge.   The class is nine strong, and  '.tlhave done great work in the different  orchards throughout the district.  ;MIrb Anna  Hagen was  a- Creston  , voaller Monday.  'Oavl Wigen a,nd Oairl Carlson spent  Tuesday In Creston.  ?' 'Carl Carlson   mot   with a  painful  , -nccident on Saturday.   He was engaged In ihitcliihg his team, when just as  flno was hooking the butt chain to the  '.single treo,  the horse  stepped up a  llttlo, catching his thumb between the  'chain and the hook, inflicting a nasoy  tear.   Ho wont into Oroston aiid was  treated by the doctor and is now well  on tho road to recovery.  Paul Hagen   was a  Oroston  caller  Wodnosday.  Paul Ofnor has just pnlchased a cow  from    G. Hendvon    of   Oroston.   He  .brought hot'to thiok Crook on Tuos-  i .day.  Tho Duck Crock Social CJlub will  .hold a dance, on Saturday March 7th,  ���������at 8p.m. in the club house. A laigo  -gathering In hoped for. A special  torche.itva from llu������croft'fl camp has  promised to como and supply tho  music.  Afl we f**o to pvenfl (bn Ksoeutivo  ���������������ommitfci'o of tho Duclt Otoek Ooiiflor-  -vatlve AiBicIat-lon are mot in unlflmn  rtonolavo, diiiunHi-ing mat torn of vital  -importance to this district.  Mm, M. Ilngin was a Crcaton caller  "Wodncuilay. '  Don't, forgot tho dance.on Sat.uivlav  .Ladli'B copeclully luvItQcl.  Mrs. Hamilton.  Mra. Lyne ,  Miss HtisBoroft.  Mrs. Cotterill." : :  w������ja#  Holmes.  Mr. R. Stark..... -.'-."���������...-.  ....  0.   xxUlOTU ���������.... ���������������������������������������������.������������������.������������������........  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SO''  ���������*85  ..'; 84  .?'��������� ^  :. 85  .. 85  .. 78  ... 88  .. 87  .. 83  ;*...' 87  Joe Griffiths of Bellevue, and who  owns some real estate was in town  '���������*���������*  Monday looking after his affairs here.  89  85  80  Q.Xi, Black, who represents J.- R.  Frankel. with headquarters in Oranbrook, waaan, town Tuiasday.  Mrs. E. C. Gibbs has been confined  to the house this week" with very severe  attack of the Grippe, hut is now well  on the road to recovery.  njr:nn-\r^..M o_~������...i~   -.^i.-.^.,��������� j, a .  c*���������.^  1UIDD   | BJD OJU1VU     tCllUJUOU  JJUUI   3SU1U  Point Thursday where she stopped over  to visit l^pr sister on -her return from  Seattle, Wash.  Miss Oortrnda   Gilpin returned     to  * *���������  Creston after & months vacation which  she spSH1; in Sand Point, Idaho, The  guest cf Mrs. R. Wolverton.  The ladies.aid' of- Oanyon Oity held  an entertainment in the sohool house"  Friday evening. After the entertainment dabcing was the order of the  evening. ���������  i. First we will take the matter of soft  ft-nits. owin_ to continued rains our  s������<rawbspry and x-aspbevr-y crop paticu-  iarly were made quite difficult to handle, shipments consigned to distant  points invariably readied destination  iu damp and mouldy condition, Dealers were continually claiming that our  growers were not filling their packages, some of the shrinkage we must  place to damp condition the stock was  p'eked and packed in.   Gentlemen this  i 4ij. ������> *.^������.���������. *���������������. n���������������,j..._j- _,.:���������������.. ?_.. ���������������__������,.������,:_���������.  ...  .v   .^Jxy    JL������J&������.up������ri������JJLl   ������J!.J������&������:.   JrS   JJiXT^J������5.i J������S������������  suft fruits and our growers can easily  eliminate this trouble hy filling their  halloeks when preparing shipments.  Blackberries seemed to carry better  and reached destination in fair condition. Dewberries also came up to  standard. Currants, we seem to have  had altogether too nwny complaints  from the dealers, claiming packages  were not properly filled, however  stock was accepted as fair.  Cucumbers, we apparently handled  too large a package last season. The  Okanagan and other large producing  trade for what the stock is No. 1 or  No. 2.  Our neighbors to the south and the  Okanagan valley are wrapping their  No. 1 stock in paper and I have been  twiocu    ifii.a aiiu   iu _n/Yi_g    tile gOuUS  color in a uniform manner. The No.  3 or cull stock should not be offered to  the market, the other tomatoe growing districts are more fortunate than  we, owing to the fact that they have  canning plants to care for thia class of  *-**^*-������*^*-.  Cherries,  demand good,  prices fair,  supply  very limited,  I believe owing  to the crop being late in this district  However   there is some   demand for  plums from this valley especially the  following varieties:  SeedlingB,' Erad-  shaws,  Washington s,  Lombards and  Italian   Prunes.   The stock   produced  here was   a fairly good  grade, giving  satisfaction wherever placed. We held  our  prices  too high last  season,   this  retarded our sales considerably.  Peaches,  demand   was splendid but  supply very limited, the varieties call-  J. Stephens returned Thursday from  his visit ipoflt." During his absence he  took hiH iwxfe to the hospital at Spokane. She is progressing very well at  the present; writing.  Send for onr^pnoes on furniture, we.  districts   of this commodity  used the] ed for were: Triumph, Crawfords, and  peach box for packing and shipping  these goods in those contained about  one and a half dozen, a sheet of lining  paper placed  over the goods  adr__g  2J*vi#rti IKf> ^T������*> nT\w\dxa*,a-nn������x0\f i-'K^a no /������lrpo_  Much of our stock in this line shipped  last season was allowed to color yellow  I********!  87  88  84  78  86  A Bazaar and ��������� -The Feast of Natione"  given under t_6 auspices of the Ladies  Aid-of the Presbyterian Chureh, will be  held in the Mercantile Hall on Thursday, March 12. Admission 10c.  one, Oome all I  :*>_.-__: e_������__ before-eufiicieiifcly uaatur-    I ed Wiarge" enough to ship,   much of  Resolved tliat Oriental Immigrat.iop 1 this can be eliminated by aeeuring  into Canada should cease isthe question 1 proper varieties and covering the ends  for the next debate to be held on Wed-1 of tho stock with loose soil, wben  nesday the 18th The debater's are J. | growing, this having a tendency to  A. P. Oromptony and S. Oompton foi I bleech them white. ���������/.-  the affirmative and J. Heath and A. B.r   Green beans and peas, we had a fair  S. Stanley for the negative. fdeim&nd for those but the supply was  very iihtited,   shipments which  were  i ���������������������������,��������������������������������� *  The vDepartment .of Agriculture are  offering.,.small quantities of Fodder  Corn Seed Free, also Alfalfa at a  charge of 50c.   Applications for same  88 ao be mado "to Secretary of Formers  go I Institute.  90  85  79  82  John Philip Hamilton whd has been  Comet employed with the Canyon Oity Lumber Oo. met with a painful aocident  Tuesday morn itg while loading logs.  He was loiiding a log that was bigger  at one endandmiscalculated the swin  and the log came around and before  ne could get out of. the road caught  his leg and broke it. He left on Thursday's train for Oranbrook hospital1.  P. G. Ebbutt ,.     79  ALICE  SIDING  NEWS  The Alloo Siding Sooial Club hold  tiller danoe on Saturday night an usual  and had a swell time, a good crowd ooui-  ing from Croaton,- EriokBon and Duck  Crook. Wo had a full houso ovoryono  ou joying thomsolvos to tho limit. Ovor  fifty pooplo woro present. Tho ladies  brought plenty of luuoh whiufi waa ap-  preoiaiod at 12 ocloolc after whloh a  good tnnny wont homo. Tho o'thorn then  enjoyed thomselvos until 2:80,  Tho noxt danoo will do hold on Friday  night Mnroh 18th. A. M. Todd will bo  innimgor for tho occasion. Don't forget  iho date but como along.  Mi5uHr������r"ThoH., DouglAfl, ahd Edwuvfl  ButloitioUl of Dnok Crook woro. viuitiug  Clarence and Karl' Peano on Sunday.  Tho yearly whort courso spring moot-  Ings of thu Farmers Institute will take  place en Satiu'day, Maroh 14, Public  noticed of h-uiio will appear Mhorbly.  made were quite satisfactory. .  Green Corn, fair' demand wo-.;,seour-  id for this commodity, we find: how  ever so many complaints owing to the  cobs being sihall and it being paoked  Elbertas, ^tock handled splendid quality. ���������; ;  Pt;ars, demand good supply very  limited, varieties called for were:  clapp?, ��������� Pa-rtlett; Flemish Beaut-v?  Kieffers, and Winter Neiles.  Crab Applesf demand fair for follow.  itig  varieties:  Traneparerit,   Hyslop,  andWhitneys, stock proved  very.sat-.-  isaactory.  Apples, demand fine for the well  known varieties. Our shipments gave  a general satisfaction- and if. our  growers will improve as much next  season aB they did this one they will  gain a reputation which will be worth  while. F*or the information ^of the  growers I wish to name here the varieties whioh we found a demand for:  Transp'arents, Astrachans, Duchess,  Wealthies, Mcintosh Reds, Graven-  steins,        Alexanders,      Johnathans,  without takingsome of the husksoff, {Wagoners, Ribston pippins, Spitzen-  this causing the stock to heat in tran-  si*,'"'  Tomatoes, one of the most important  products of this valley, yet I believe  tbe least precaution is taken in preparing them for the market. I have been  advised by many practical people that  tbe tomatoes grown iu the Oreston  district havo the finest flavor of any  produced on this continent.  Tho growers here should readily seo  how essential it is that those goods aro  properly prepared for the market  especially in the way of grading as to  size and  color and bo   offered  to the  berg, .Baldwins, Rome Beauty, Spys,'  Delicious, and  Winter Bannas, some  Tallman  Sweets, Snows and Golden  Russets  and    occasionally    for. Cox  Orango, and Grimes Golden.  This concludes any information pv  suggestions which I have to offer,  other than that you are now equipped  with good facilities for handling your  busonoss and should with tho aid and  support of the memberu of this union  be a success, however it is harmony  you most need and until thnt is established you cannot expect to succeed.  S. E.BRADLEY,  Manager  You are invltod to attend Mrs. M.  Young's C h Spring Opening, Thursday,  Friday and Saturday March 12,18 and  14 from 8 to Q.   Refreshments served.,  For ono wook only all winter hats  uuti-lmmed and ready to wear fl-.OO  Trimmod $2.00 to clear. Mrs. M. Young  Loavo your ordor now for a sotting of  Single CombRhodo Island Red eggs.  IB egga for $1.60 Guaranteed puro bred.  Ordor oarly.   j/lpply Cre������ton Review,  Keep-Tiif-sday March 17th an opon  diitfv Tlie'f I'lnhmen are going to invito you to thoir celebration ot St.  Patrick's Day.  Wanted a pair of old buggy wheels,  Second hand spring tooth harrow  write Box H Erickson.      8-9  Above the Clouds a drama in two aotn  undor the oapablo instruction of Mr. H,  Leonard, Mr. Leonard is dovoting hla  woll known abilities not only in giving  instruction to tho ohorootors bnt also in  painting the soonory and arranging  makoupH. Sufficient guarantoo, of huo-  oosb. Moroantilo Hall Maroh SOth.       ''  ON WA1CH IN YERA CRUZ HARBOR  Lot wa do your printing for yon.  "Prices right and sathf.iotlon guaranteed  'JL*_o Crouton Jrteview.  K. W. Schaum, roprcaontlng Brad-  Htroot'H with huadquiuaoia in Calgary  wan in town yesterday and toed particulars for the rating of our bu������lne������i������  men,  I  ..... .' . '^ .  I    *   . ..   f, f...  H>n mxnm. Anpt* 0.9 *%lt. If    0   Hm**\nti%**m*  iilO IVlKIVO J,JIIO|jOglll|lJJ '"���������'���������IIM  lUmVti  il*i4ml   m~m.mm.mx  wvUm  Wr.   ������w   ^ -  iJ   .............^  Mlohigan, one of Itetir Admiral Flolohor'a dogii of war. Tho tj. fl. S. Rhode  liilaud, another of tho powerful fleet, ni^y l>0 soon in tho dlitauoo. Tbo dook of  tho Michigan dooft not ������how any M*gn������ ������f aotivity, but woi* cartiln ordoro td  ..*. i���������_������������������.  ' Tho Review haa a comploto stook of  paper on hand and in always in readings  to do your printing  for you  on  ���������Tho C. O. R. ot Oranbrook in twill up  Iron Bods with mnttronf and nprlng for  $11.  MJjOtH   WUtrtUU.  For good clear ice   refer to  Jim Whitehead.   Moyie, B,  /"*.  Mr, Logan arrived from tbo pralrlo  Saturday with a bunch of cattle and  some horses to work the ranch which  ho bought from R, Lamont this mm-  .HI.. .  ,J.W3M1     -  ��������� Y ^*i_a  ���������*    . .. ���������Vi?  1 "M  ..SfS  r  ......    .. *i     . ���������... 1..  jrj-.j������.w M.JMkV������ ^m*m%^*mi^x****iim I  Tho dtirkeut hour in any man's onreer  is tjbat whorein ho first fanolea thoro iu  on eamier w ay of gaining a dollar thau  %...   ..������....._���������������    - ... t     ,, W������ ��������� 0* 1       . ,  ���������������������������^...m-0    ..^.^....titititi^ ., ,     .^* ..... J ^ ? ^rnT^in-aaS^ir  ,������������������������������������*���������--.      i TlTai, .iffi?-"1^ A"," "^Tf rf,*rfY^_-_gB   J���������&  THK b-ESfOil  ftSvife^.. .c-^fas  -ill. -^ -~ ..������������������-������������������,   i   .   ..... r     ri|������       ���������jy-������������wB������-~.l  i^mw^agya^atst������__^330 SS'i''^^'''^-''*'*^^  ^iJip^g^^  --���������5*  _ _ -.  i>-������*_ -4-  1U11L  ow  ���������r  ^V-.w--  ne  t>n  /  sen  "������3^=_  \SSi_-   aYi  Ss_^nH ^hp Pa n&r tn Your Frierids an  become a  The _rest  ���������    W   V   -V   1/    V   V   i*  tr    v    v   v   v    v    y   j/   y    v    v   V   v    u V V V  V V J* V  IV V  7&e Creston ^ewieftto  Published every   Friday at Oreston, British Columbia, bv the Creston Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd.  The Review is the acknowledged advertising medium of the Crestou valley, cir  cnlatlng in nearly one thousand homes throughout the Creston district anc  reaching ont in a broad manner into other commnm^s. Our adverting rrate^  are based on the scale of the Kootenay and Boundary i. **>terB' Board of Trade.  Land purchase and land leaBe notices, $7 for statutory time. Display advertisements, $1 per inch per month; other advertising 10 cents per line first issue  and 6 cents per line in succeeding weeks. Subscription rates $2.00 a year in  advance. Our columns ore open to contributions dealing in matters of local interest and the welfare of the community. Ormtributious must be brief and  signed.  A. B. 8. Stanley  Editor and Manager  A trade paper points out  what may be a developeuient  of the parcels post systeim  The competition which some  anticipate will arise from the  mail order houses can be met  if the local retail merchant  places his business on a cash  basis. If he recognizes that the  prices can be met by buying  cheaply for cash and selling  for cash then he will be able  to hold the country trade  otherwise the country merchant will find this passing  to the larger centres. There is  something in this contcntiou  to which the live merchants  in the Creston Valley would  do well to give consideration,  ���������Exchange  We respectfully draw the  attention of Judge Forin to  the following editorial takon  from the Calgary Herald. Thc  * m   * *������ 1  <*-%-t* >. ���������*���������������    <��������� w%    n ���������������'���������#������/��������� r 1 f\ -r-i    ���������������* m r* ****** ?���������* f I     *- *��������� *������  ^_*WA4      AM      **{  *-������ **** *-.* W 4ml     0  V%m  _* *   <y  Wt*       .IVil*  tences of from 21   months   to  5 years in jail. Our chief obj-  **���������/������������������*   ***   r\ii\\\t*tliiv*tr    ���������l������������o     *i*-t*0.'\0.  *��������� : -* ��������� ' '  is to draw His Honor's attend  tion to the principle involved  and which he seems to have  entirely overlooked in dealing  with the cases from this district which have come before  him for sometime past.  In the recent case of E.  Payette convicted of forgery,  His Honor told the prisoner  to return to Creston and work  to pay back the money. As an  evidence of just how much respect even the prisonei has  for such sentences, he has not  returned nor is it at all likelj>*  that he will.  On thc other hand is it not  an open and flagrant insult  to the people of this district,  when they through the proper legal mediums send a prisoner to Nelson for trial ! and  sentence, when that prisoner  is found to be guilty, is it not  on   i~int*n     nnA     f\ncrr<*\\t-    ititMil*-  +-m m*        ���������*���������*' mm'   mr- 0* m m-m mm mm -������!..������ ~���������   i   * w m, m   mm m m-i, r^>  *. m  m Ir  to the people of  this   district  to have the  judge fiend him  hcnoV    iiiiiviiin������bt*r1 ���������    m*   n������   in  the case of the cattle killer,  give him a ridiculous sentience.  If His Honor-thinVs the people of the Creston Valley are  ignorant or slow, or lacking  in influence, let him beware.  At the present stage the matter is in excellent shape for  presentation to the Minister  of Justice and we remind His  Honor of the tremendous significance of the "last straw"  Following is the clipping  from the Herald:  "Five Alberta men were  given severe sentence? by  Justice Harvey on Saturday,  the crime being horse stealing  The chief justice did well in  sentencing these prisoners to  draw attention to the meanness of their ��������� offence, and tb  show by the severity of the  sentences imposed in what regard it is held by the authorities. ,���������'   ��������� ' *  In all communities, old. or  newly settled, puhlic opinion  is invariably strongly against  the horse or cattle thief. ������������������������������������'.  Owners of horses  and   cattle  are forced' to)t;r.us^ largely  ty>  in a bunch on Saturday. There  has been so -auch cattle stealing in Alberta for sometime  .*>   -,  past, indicating the develop-  ment of an unprincipled gang  of rustlers who have been emboldened by past successes,  and were apparently prepared  to continue their disreputable  game in all parts of the province. This dose of stem justice  handed out to five of < their  number will, let us hope, give  a setback to rustlers' aspirations for a long time to come."  1 ������������������' ',.���������'.  ' ; ^mm   "Above the Clouds is the title of a  drama to bo given by a oast of 11 looal  characters on March 20th. Boy Staples  is manager and director. ti  The next uveufe of local importance  will bo tho celebration,, pf St. Patricks  'Day by the Irishmen. The committees  hove the matter in hand and are,, molting plans for a big celebration. If yon  are of Irish descent make the,! faot  known to J, B. Moran, A. L. Alleu or  Andy Miller anb you will bo enroled  amongst thoso who will help to   mako  ,���������      -i , ���������  this affair a bucooii. -  ii.  ������.i... , rr  .. 1    . . t  ^xxs.xi'm ^.iwuuuo   it^JV.   fWM".Ci4CCi4,  LAND ACT  Form No.9  Form or NorrOB  Nolqon Land Dliftrlot.   DUtrlot  of  West Kootonay.      '*'*���������.''.".'.  t . .���������-.--. Tako notice that I. George Thpinpoon  a sensa of honor among their'vr, ��������� ,     -n ���������    ���������    v ,      r,   T  fellownlen 1 for'protcctio'u iii '''"'���������������������������"���������'���������'"' '���������  the ownership of their siock  which, more or less, has to be  left a considerable portion of  the time in the open. The  ciii lit* 01 iior.se ihief is 'altogether devoid of any sen -o of honor.  And it isn't n-bad idea that  jiltfliul to .apply for permission to  puroha������e tho following deaoribed landt���������  Commonoing at a poet planted at  the South Bast Corner of Lot 8078.  Group 1 Kootenay Distriot, thenoe  South 40 chain**, thenoe Uatit 40 olialim  thonoo North 40 ohalne, thenoe Wost  40 ohains to tho point of oommonoement  and ooutnlmug 100 acre������ of land, more  or loan.  GKOliGK THOMPSON  Dated *2<Jth. Docomber, 1011)..  l-l������pd.  SOYS' m CLUB.  A New Organlzatien Started by De*  !I^.-apartment of _^_-td fcss  i^iPay*y Corn clnb aad lte Girls' Oaa-  4lng clnb and now co_m_ the Bo^e"  Sis. clnb, ������etng orgaakefl..im tbe oontis  for the purpose of l&ereoslng the acp-  ply'of pork and encoulraging good  hreedlnc of hogs. Already clnba hav*  been organiwid in AUbama and Lonlal-  ona. and a cltfB organlC-tUrn haa beeu  ajtarted lid Georgia. It to the, purpofe*  ofthe offldala of the department to or-  C&nleo clubs, in every, aoutbera state,  r iThe idea, of the organisation startMl  with tbe farimera' <*o-<jperative demon-  attation and has oeen carried on wltb  the.' co-operation of the animal husbandry branch of the bureau of animoK  Industry. The organiaation is an off-  ahoot of the Boys' Cora club, wblcln  haa an organisation in every southern)  state and which, haa,been the means*  of producing record brbaldng yields of  com The Pig club wben thoroughly  organised will, it ls expected, work  hand ln band with the Corn club. Tha  boys of the latter will produce the corn*  and-the boys of the newly organised  aasodatlon will see to it that the plga  aire produced to eat tbo corn.  'In connection wltb the. organisation  of the Pig club the department makes  tbe following statement:  jit la the purpose of the departm������lnt  ty have every member of the club encourage not only an Increased produc*  Mon of tbe awine family, but a better  breed, of pigs than Is being raised at  present It ls a serious purposo tbe officials of tba department are engaged  In���������one that la aimed at iba high cost  ef living. ,  The production ot pork Is not keeping pace with the lncreoaed population, and something' must be done to  -annonbto th������se two elements; If each  menfiber bf the club���������and, they wlllbe  growing, it is expected, all the tlmo-  will see to It'that one more pig an&1 a  better pig Is produced aacli y*a*r, tl_*n  a, loug step will have been tokens in  ^���������wvllu^- *.b������ ovci- gi*ovring chuuiu between pork production and Increased  population.  NJUns^s^pagRgi  SYNOPSIS OF GOA L MINIG REGULATIONS  Love's Awakening.  When a girl lumglnos tbat a big  000b wbo has brlittles on his chin and  who smoils like an old pipe Is tbe  greatest thing ever Invented--ttiut In  love^-OlncInnatl Wnqulrer.  They Do It  "Nobody can achieve the trnpoanlblt*.*'**  MOb.if������s, they can.   I know nt thl������  moment plenty of folkii who can't Ming*  but'Who will _l-irl,'-~tt������lrtmniwt, rnntti.  Cool mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alnerta  ���������������������������he Yukon Territory, the Nor th* west  Perritories and in a porjrion of the Province of British-Colnmbia, may be leased  for a term of twenty-one years at  -in annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,560 aoreB will' bo leased to  one applioant.  Application for a lease mnst bo made  by the applioant in person to the Agent  or Sub-Agent of tho distriot in which  ������������������rhe rights applied for are iiituated.  In surveyed territory the land must  ���������ie described by Bt-ctione, or legal sub-  d'visions of section's, and in u.iflurveyed  territory tho tract applied for shall bo  staked out by the applicant him-v-df.  Each applio ation muet bo acoom panied  by, a foo of $5 which will be refuu-ied if  the rights applied for are not nva\lable  but not other*, rise. A royalty mhu.1! be  Daidon the merchantable output of the  mino at tho ra< *e ot five cents per tbn.  The person 0 pera ting the mine shaft  furnish the Ag eut with s voin returns  aououutiug for the full quantity of mer  ohantable coal ianincd and pav tho royalty thoreou. , U the ooal miuiug rights  are not being operated, such returns  should be furnii thed nt least once a yonr  wil 1 include tho coal mln-  but tho losseo mny bo  imhuae whatever avuil-  brs may bo considered  e working of tho miuo  9 -an uoro.  ift^iou appHoatlon should  be mudo to tho t- It-orotary of tbe Dopurt-  monr, of t*,ho Into riior, Ottawn, or to any  Agent or Sub-An eust of Dominion Lauds.  \ V. W. CORY,  Deputy Mil iStf&or of tho Interior.  N. B.���������Unautl looily.od publication of  this adverttaomoD it -will uot bo paid for.  -30000.  Tho lease  ing lights only,  permitted to pi  able purfaoo Hr  neoi'HHury for th  at tlie rate of $!���������  For full infoim  m^mmaam fmmm  SUTTONQ  I_- IE-I_> O  for j������ ordon c mdfnrm ore boat  fo ir B.C.-oil. S too-Cataloguo for  ���������Molidtfui- ranter of puritr  nnd? _f m tmination  Sondnour for Copyfr^o  'iuttcn SSona. ThoKin^- Soodmon  R������->M,������lk*r."u(t XJnjllwtnd  _ A.j.Wtfodward  Vie tori'-     fk       vencouvor  ��������� IS   Wt*99   -my A*T Ammm.ilttm. I*  I \Wk.ll AHINUIt r������������N  tMNIT'SH COtUM������IA|  I    maimmsimiuimsm*m*immmmmimt ������������������w-nmm mm imin, ������������������ %mssm**m**m*mmmsst* imuaai/ ������^,u-hm*������_-iiw-I  mi  ri  mmmmmmJ*** Plumbing, Tinning anil  Genera! Repair Work  Done by  W. B. Embree  The satisfaction of work   well   done  lingers long after the prioe is forgotten.  P. BURNS & Co.  Llmltod  CRESTON       -      B.C.  Head  Offices  CALGARY; VANCOUVER; EDMONTON.  _<euiers in  MEAT  J\VlbU XX  Fish. Game,  Poultry,  and Oysters  in Season  We have1 the goods, and  our prices are reasonable  In the Spot Lu_fit  .     On the stage of busiaeatWspo, J  light is on the roan who advertises.  Our Classified  Waal Ads will  place you or your needs ir* thejime  Why One. Man Just ".Mad to Rub El-  ' bows With a'Conjurer.  Am bitioh utokes men very differently.  One \youjd-enter v parliament and one  ���������would have ,a. play accepted at the,  court; one Would reach the north pole,  and one wonid live at Chiselhurt  while a fifth'would be happy if only  he-had ��������� motorcar. Sneaking fop myself, my ambition has always been to  have a conjurer perform under my  own roof, and St b^s rjuikt happened. 1  ������btsissd hiss fross the.stores.  We Should   Develop   Bettor Varieties,  Says the Department ������f Agriculture.  American progress tn the development of improved varieties of. pota-  : toes has not been satisfactory as com*  pared with the progress of leading IBs-  , ropean countries Is the statement of  ��������� the bureau of plant industry o������ t������s  i department of agriculture." '   "  The best European varieties possess  & better flavor, color and texture, per-  .. ... ticularly for boiling and frying, bnt  ;i "a^^v!^b!!^!a_?!!* SIS0^ 4 these do not succeed when toSSnced  E���������-  OVER 66 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  TttAnp Marks  DESIGNS  Copyrights &c  JVnyon������ sending a sketch and description may  qulo'cly ascertain our ii>inion free -wWlicr an  invention is probably wtentable. Comraunlc������-  ilonBBtrictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patents  Bontirea. Oldest offency^for securing patents.  Patents taken throo ith Mann & Co. receive  special/notice, without charge, tu tho  Scientific JUtwleau.  A. handsomely Illustrated -weekly,    largest clr-  sulatiss oi _17  scientific  journal,    lent���������   tor ..  Ca.-5ass,83.W a year, postage prepaid,   cioid by  jJl newsdealers.  f&jNN & Eo.3oiBw_tab flew YorR  Branca Office. C25 V St. Weahln������tin. D. C.  Church Notices  Saddle and  Harness  Repairing  A SPECIALTY  Dealer in   high   class  boots and' siioes.  Save your Piano hy  having  an   expert \,  do your Tuning*        \\  J.A.P. CROMPTON  CRESTON,       B. C.  WORK GUARANTEED. ALL  DROP A  POSTAL AND   I'LL GALL  IvIETKODIST CHURCH  Public W orship, 10 ;30 and 7:80 P. M..  Sunday (School and Adult Bible Olast  11:30 A. il  Come andynn ���������will be made welcome  Fred L. Carpenter  , ��������� Pastor  PRES^Y-EBrAiy ��������� CHURCH  .JClVUiC     \*m-%Zx y   ' ^JIXXlKXCti^^   ftrlr \ XX . $Sl\JD[l.  and 7:30 p. m.  Sabbath School at 2:30 p.m.  Adults Bible Class meets every Thursday evening.  ". W. G. Blake  Minister  ()\TROLIC CHURCH  MassT.0:30       '"'. " '"  Bene^ictoin 3;30  Every first Sunday of the month.  Father John O. M. I.  Sunday School'every Sunday at 2:3(  tut?  t try  \m,jt%PUrLlflJ$JS    &J\M __  CAPITAL, $15,000,000  REST, $12,500,001  MONEY  ORDERS  Issued by The Canadian Bank of Commerce, are a safer, convenient anf  inexpensive method of remitting'small sums of money.    These Order-  payable without charge at any bank in Canada (except in the Yukc  Territory) and in the principal cities of the United States, are' issued a  the following* rates:  $5 nnd under .........................    3 cents  Over     5 and not exceeding $10............    6  "     10       " ������������������:���������������������������������' 30.v..:.....:I0  "..   30       " " SO........... IS  REMITTANCES   ABROAD.  tfiould be mad* by meano of our SPECIAL.  FOREIGN  DRAFTS and  MONE^  ORDERS.    Iusu*<J without delay ������t r������Monabl# rates.  C. Q. Bennett- Actsng Manager Creston Branch  <<  st  ts  i -"BBS  s Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables  Shipment of McLauglin Sleighs and Cutters on Hand  TEAM   SLEIGHS  Harness, Single and Double and Supp*ies on Hand  Several Sets of Second-Hand Harness  Sleighs and Cutters COAL FOR SALE  H. S. McCreath, Prop.  " -- "     " ! '   Boxl3  Phono 60 Sirflar Avonuo  ���������U  Wall  Complete New Stock Just Arrived  innuwi m������*  MMIMH  _-  **M"M***���������"M"M*^M'*MM*J*^*'*"  ii 'fi IHfinn.T"' ~' "������������������'������������������'������������������h'Miiiiij.ii-Wum  OalHOiulniiiRY-' tliiijni f, 'P.t,;jH*.ii i iJfl.i(��������� .'OiUTJajjo undid )i im(  1 ,���������������������, imi> ii������Iwi������ vmi ������j|i'lf������ff nnd #>������Hiy������ii'-.i������m <������n i������nnv \v'������)*-H*;,       .\}.\  anteetl fcoii-lvo Hatlfifiji<it|on.'. .     ,    .     ,<<,/'  ��������������������������������������� A* .1-   ��������� *   -  ^ m*m  ijic-ti'T y      EUvOHaB Q  toxeti 'Like ^11,great* men when one  comes* closely in touch with them, he  was quite human, quite like ourselves;  so much so Indeed that ln addition to  hin^ toe he wanted his cab fare both  ways. It is very human to wast  things both ways.^   ,    ,'���������"'.  I have been wonderiiig how long lt  would take me to learn, to be a conjurer and If it Is not too late to begin,  * ,_* * .1 don't want to be a finished  coniuyer. I merely want to do three  tricks .with reasonable dexterity. Qf  course if one can do three tricks one  can do thirty, but it is three, and three  only-J^have in mindi-flTst, I want to  lio***}*? s. watch and put it in a pestle  and mortar and grind it to powder and  then fire a pistol at a loaf of bread anil  find ttie .watch whole again in the  midst of ,$lie crumbs; second. I want to  s>c������rrow a xsli nat and throw ia floor  and break eggs into it and stir It all  np and hold it over a spirit lamp for a  second and then produce a beautiful  warm cake; third, I want to find hens'  eggs in old men's beards and little  girls' hair.  Tricks with cards and money and uo  forth I don't '^miad about, because i  would always rdtner see them done  than do them.' ther& Is sadfe f&������cisstis_  in the clean, swift movement of/ the  conjurer with cards, his perfect mastery of his fingers, the supple beauty  of his .hands. And tricks with machinery I would gladly forego.  My conjurer's most popular trick  was, of course, that which calls ur^on  i-hc  S*r%^*%r+'*\***mH**.���������**'���������, A.*    tm.   ._������_.���������*__*-_.  into the United States. If private  growers would engage in this work oa  they have in Great Britain, Germany  and Austria, tbey would find it a fas=  clnating Industry and would undoubtedly moke notable achievements.  In America we have much to accomplish in breeding a potato wltb a greater starch 'Content. Our potatoes are  now lower than the German varieties  by from 4 to 8 per cent.  Our climatic conditions in America  are so diverse that we need varieties  of potatoes adapted to special locauV(  ties.   Particularly do we need a heat  resistant strain that ca_  more sue- -  oessfcully withstand the high summer I  t"*%imY*Grt***4^9*9*i-** T\t*���������)-���������������*���������--* "    -MMvli-i^iinAn       la  '  w***fc--**'*-i*'*\**������������o*       *saa^vuz%?      acowimiuvu      ���������13  another quality, tbat has been  bred  into jcertein foreign sorts, but Is so ,  Iseklhg in oars that we have eo quor- i  antine absolutely certain foreign types j  that might bring disease with them.  The breeding of potatoes for different kinds of cooking might even be  found profitable. A variety specially  suited for baking is needed, another  for frying; a close textured tuber is  in, some demand for salads. The housewife today finds it necessary to waste  much good material in preparing her  potatoes for the table, particularly the  irregular, deep eyed sorts.  The use of commercial fertilizers  universal in Germany is unknown in  our western potato districts. Certain  of our districts in Maine, New "fork  and the Atlantic trucking belt have  already found it to their profit to use  I   I  THB   HOME  OF   THE.  TRANSIENT  OOMMODIOUS  SAMPLE  ROOMS  THE BEST AND MO  PO  THOE  Run on strictly up-to-date  lines. Unexcelled service in  aii departments. Kitchen  staff (including cook) all  white ladies.' Every comfort  and attention given to guests  The bar is s upplied with  only the best brand of goods.  Porters Meet Trains  A HERON,  MANAGER  I  wjvm;  to Mm tn advance to Insist on' this.  No man who at a children's party pro*  duces a live rabbit, particularly when  it Is very small and kicking and also  black and white, is making a mistake.  No matter what has gone before, this  apparition will seal bis popularity.'  The end crowns the work (as 1 conld  say in Latin if 1 liked).  It was Snot only to the children that  this tricte was welcome, but to an ������IS* j  erly literary friend of mine with whom  I have collaborated more thom once  and into whose life' I hoped to get a  little brightness by Inducing hhn to  bring the tall hat which the wizard  should borrow. The thongh* SUesi ?___  with {excitement. It was bringing radiance " indeed into. his life to' know  that- .tils- old ihat,- which had done  nothing more romantic' than keep his  bead warm OB-these years, was to be  used .for magical purposes and bave a  real rabbit- extracted from it���������Prom  "Character and Comedy," by JD. V.  Lucas.  lone*"  How can we���������we who have gained  for ourselves health and comfort and  knowledge^how can we stand patiently by und see our brother diseased and  miserable and ignorant? How can we  bear our luxuries as long as a child Is  growing up in savagery whom Y'we  might have saved,'Or a woman Is  drooping from sorrow and overwork  whom we might. have cherished 'and  helped? We are not our own���������we are  parts of the whole. Generations of  workers have toiled for us in the past,  and we are ln return to carry our  wretched bone off to our miserable  corner, sharing and giving* nothing?  Woe upon us if we do.���������Mrs. Humphry Ward in "The History ot David  Grieve." '  Caoll Rhode*' Eggs.  Cecil Rhodes used to take a coop ot  hens on board to provide fresh eggs on  his numerous voyages between Eng  land and South Africa. But those were  threo weeks'-journeys, and not a mere,  five day crossing of the Atlantlp.  Hence another prominent South African personage was asked why bo did  not follow Rhodes' example.and provide himself with the luxury, of new  laid eggs at sea. "Oh; I don't bother  . to take a .coop of fowls on board,'! he  replied, "but I tip'the bos'un who looks  after Rhodes' bens,' and, I go^ Rhodes'  eggs." .,.-,.'������������������  ***** ���������' ��������� ���������I' -** ��������������� ���������***���������"���������A������������������WW_���������^���������W���������>r,  The Count** Hodge. ,  Tho Hague was,originally a mere  hunting station of the counts 6f;Hol**  Japd. its ijbumo. -froviy -h^halated,  moans "tho count's hedge.'' The lit*  tie town Urst roso to Importance In  1B27, yf;ticn.'it-wao mado tlie.ocat of,  thoi flupi-omo court of Hollapd. Ip I5&f  it bocamo tho placo of ansothbly of the  states genoral, and the rosldonco of the  sitodthpldort, ���������0ihco when lt has been  tha diplomatic cou'femuca place of JEOgh  ropo. . ,?v   .      ��������� , . ..  .N    ..   Y.      -r-r ~, r���������       '      ���������  ; ���������    . '.'tifoaeisfled.  "Oh^l^y':" dt������r," * eald  yo*n_g   Hsz.  Torlclji^ 't^ took says sho Is go'lngrto  leavo." ,���������  '.���������"Whdt'for?"-*. ��������������� :���������>'..?���������?', ���������������������������������' ���������'*���������'' -V  ! "BW !_M;Uhe   Welsh  rabblta  we  mako In tho coA-fthtf dllto give li'o* Indl-  ^ostirth.'VWn������il>'ni**toniStar.   ���������  | .1        ,,, ���������,N.|..- '.. %  ��������� 'i..W-lpVPii'Xhay Don't Aa*tf������.  ; ���������uTho<3jo*jiuB toon- who cotiaposo thia  nilflft*?*"' inntn   *iy   mf Jn.   ������^*' '-7C?J 'IPJI  tablo folipwo." ...*/*'  ������������������gtjltt) qo. Tho oaiy.fapii: I iwr*,^  And Wi tli ttiHin is that thoy -SIsagrnj'-'Kr  dlHtroHslniily whon they try to ���������tag.'*'���������  Oirtnlnshflin Ajrc ncrcld.  BPBCIMBKS OP AMBB1CAN POTATO^  more fertilizer, .and? potato growing is  most' prosperous !n tbese sections.  This, should beqpme more universal.  Crop rotation is of fundamental importance to the potato crop In controlling diseases and maintaining production, but In the United States only the  beginning of an' ordered system has  been made. Germany has a rotation  of from three to seven years between  potato crops. Nor bas tbe importance  of green manuring yet been fully appreciated in this country,  The problem of securing disease free  seed has been met in Germany by on  official inspection, which results in cer*  ��������� tificates? being Issued only to owners  of disease free crops.   Such a plan for  the United States would be better If  ; carried out by the co-operation of po-  ;t������to? growers' associations, the state  ; e"xperl men c stations  and the United  States department of agriculture rath*  er than through legal enactment.  cs-sssissssssc-'jss'jtssseee  "     We shall never solve the rural ���������  ��������� problems with the city man, ahd J  ������. we Shall never solve them with e  ������������������ the:renter and the man that flits ���������  ��������� from farm to farm.    We shall ���������  ��������� ������solve tbem by the young man J  e  who goes to tbe farm and says, ���������  "Here I purpose to live," and J  takes, his ideas and follows them ���������  through from year to year 0er- J  sistently and does the thing.��������� ���������  President W. 0. Thompson, phlo J  ��������� State University. ��������� ���������  j^cciiiscy   '  and  Penetration  sjistmguish  ,������ur        ..  ""' ;e^r  "High Power" i  1&*xmmmmm%M.mmm*m       fli  ���������������������l������->--ar,Hig     h  ���������St������������������_. _.������������������    **xmm m  nine- *%%>***&*������  List frice $20.00  ������*.25   .30-30-.32 and .36  calibers  '    [Use fteminKton Auto-I^iadin?  CartrirJues.  A Big Game Rifle that  JC_^Makes Good.  Sure Fire No Balks No Jams  Order from your Dealer.  < Send for Handst/mely Illustrated  lCifleCatalusKo.il,  1. Stevens Arms & Todi Co.,  P. O Box 5005.  Chicopee Falls, Mass:  2     I *?'    "V '������������ "m^ n=*- a :  STOCK-TAKINfi I  S &. SS������fi.fi g aa  %������  STATIONERY  We hove placed in  our  window s  some Wonderful Bnrgaius  FOR CASH  Window  No. 1 contains 30c nnd  403 Stationery now going at  25c  Window No. g contains 75c*, $1.00  and $1.25 <ar.������>-tin:icry  at  50c  Creston D ug& Book Co,  PHONE 51  /-^TTAr  T ^-lX7-C*--vr*DT?T������ /-*������  CONSCLTIN&   ENQINEEE  RaStum  B.C.  jas. k: schofield  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance  REAL ESTATE, Eto.  traii,     -   , .  B.C.  Tz^xo?xas7Ttoy*q^xz������,ay<2sy,cy>i2SA2S^^  m  _j_  Creston Hotel  The Leading  foid <# the  Fruit    Belt  I Our   Guests  Cah  edgain  rQX  pti  ���������:ii  vvju  j-u.aj-6  ilU  mistake  ���������when you, get o������F the train  if ypu sign the register at  the^ Creston Hotel. Travelling  men? will substantiate this. We  ^udy! the comfort of our guests.  The rpoms are well furnished in  a nia.nner ujp-to-date.  Headquarters for Mining Men,  Lumbermen, Ranchers, Tourists  and Commercials.  I Jba Moran  Prop*  | Send Your Wants to  \ii VVe Are Specially Equipped To Do  All Kinds of  ?  Us  n^.  Qlii>n f>ii    -.ir/l-i-*'   A ytt*      ***  ���������*���������<��������������� OI.-1  HOU WILL SAVE MONEY 11Y QHTTiNO' MY RHTIMATES  1^.   C. -���������  r+*  i  ��������� ���������������~r������. ...j    iv.imiiu.uji   ������>���������   ukiru   mi*   *,*  foreotten  except   what will  make U  ������uccood.--NaDoieon. v  ill  \l<  iii  \*/  Hi  iii  iii  \9a  iti  V*  Job Printing  \il  ito  Hi  xi/  ito  Hit  \*i  to  to  ���������m r  Drinjf in Your Uraer, ro tne  rDP^THN ppvimv  *4*������*r  to  to  x"k"  J���������Wy      gg���������Szr       JW^'      fiW  ^"w^ '  ^ha^'    m      m^^^T  ^^���������^^s__t^  *   000/ *   ^M*^ *  ^^009   ^^^  *Um^a^j*p^Js Comprising t25 Acres GRANDFORKS, B. C*  ������a_i_-__r   __��������� mammmtimimaamm^     PeaCStOS  PPLE TREES Merries  Cellared���������Roots in earth, no danger oi winter killing  "We can hold your trade."  _st_bl!shed 1900 by the HOM. MARTIN BURRELL  Minister of Asrlcuiture ''__-,  I AL- STOCK DELIVERED TO YOUR RANCH AT CATALOGUE PRIGE!>  ififgg    BilB  ins  v  s  _.  j For Catalogue and Price list, write to���������  ?WAi-I*iER V. JACKSON. Agent, Creston, B. C.  Above  8 0\. ��������� ��������� f4  BB    BS   BS   S  8 ^0 "V^S ���������%&>  THE  DRAMATIC  ENTERTAINMENT  lit-,. !____. n^-fl._~* ��������� B--J������  if H US P yyUin^ nunuj iui &pi ing*,  iiggr\ ^.sarsHHar  1 \*\J  ���������MAV/C   DCCW.  I in t i-i    ������-������������_<���������_<j t  I  I  I  1  ussa  n___x:  WAITING  FOR,      KEEP  IN MIND THE DATE  ,B-.    _u f09.C* J*.***;**,     li/l st*,***-* **k*0l4"0* I jO   I       f\  ���������xjn&tiSMJTi-Jjicnmaruuc. \s\s*  ���������    '*  t- ;'���������.,.���������.    ,  Limited  __V  Come in ahd See our splendid new Assort-  meht of SDring Dress Goods for Ladfes and  ^ 9* ** mmi *������ V_T  Children, which has just arrived*  Potter Prints, guaranteed fast color*   Newest patterns  15c yard  Washweil CUnghams, newest patterns   i5c   **  Romper, Cloth jwstifche thing for the children's clothes  a5c   ������������������  Popiins ifi latest shades ;  25c  B 1  Beautiful Assortment of Dress Huslin and Crepes  il%  st  n  General  MERCHANT  ������  PARCELS POST  REGUL  gl ATlftftlP  1  Willow Pattern  Crockefyware  The roads will be muddy for awhile and now is  the time to sew for the Spring and Summer. _By making up your own and  Children's dresses now, you will  enjoy the  benefit   of  your  _ mm V������ _���������������_������������������*_* _��������������� t     - *-. ��������� ** ��������� -        * m ������5  IUUU"7-t jf     ittvv*       ---���������������������  We have a complete line of New    ���������I ~_ A ���������        f^ ��������� m* 0m* t"������ "a KV* c  r.rn ilj_, vjiii lyi iai i iu,  Dupks, Vesting,  Plqui  s,   Shantung;  Spring Priced from  1R1  The  reston  Limited  Articles of M-iil   Mutter acceptable at  Parcel post rates'include farm aud factory product?, merchandise af  all  des������.  rriptious such fis dry goods,   groceries,  hardware,    confoctiouery,     stationery  (including blank hooks, etc.), seeds, out-  tin-js, b'ulhs,_  roots,   .beddiog?   plants,  set -ns or gmf ts, nud  all   other  matter  uoi iiicHided in ihe first class, and  not  excluded from the mails by the   general  prohibitory regulations with reBpeofe   to  nVjcctiuusible matter.  'Parcels oisistintc of third clasj matter  may bo inailed at parcel post rates, ov  iiiiru cuiss matitiv i'ute at the optiou oi  the sender.  Parcels containing intoxicating  liquors or explosives are expressly prohibited.  The rates of postage on articles accepted for transmission by Parce; Post are  as follows:  (a) Five cents for the first pound and  1 eeii', tor ������ar*h additional pound or  fraction ibt*������e >t, Ut> t������>-four pounds, and  2oen;s for-each sub-"-queut pound up to  eleven pounds within a radius of twenty  r>,ti������jig frr������������>i tHa i>i;i<������e o~f !���������.*xili*i*? _r*re?D4??V"! ^  tive of Provincial boundaries. 6.  (b) Ten cents for the first pound and  Tj.  4 cents for each   subsequent pound or- 8.  fraction   thereof, for  all points in the  Province in which a package is posted,,  omside of the twenty m:le radius.  (c) Ten cents for the first pound and j ifi  uay  .-.OND AY  u  LIST OF  IN LOCAL LIBRARY  ; Finding list number IIS.  1. History of British Columbia; Begg  Mexico, the Wonderland of the  South; Carson, .,rv .  The King's  visit to Canada,   1860;  Gough,  From sea to sea,   Vol. 1; Kipling,  _____V/���������. 9!..  S3.   The rival Crusoes; Kingston,  34. Animal friends and helpers; Morris,  35. The Birds' Christmas carol; Wig-  gin,  36. The long patrol; Cody,  ST.* Barabbas; Coreiii,  38. The white siBter; Crawford,  39. An    American    baby     abroad;  Crewdson,  40. Gabrielle,  transgressor; Dicks an,  41. Three guardsmen.   Twenty- years  after; Dumas,  42. The recording angel; Harris,  43. Hereward; the Wake,  44. ?Westwartl hoi; -������������������-���������  45. A country, corner; LeFeuvre,  46. Prophet Peter; Lindsay,  47. The glory of Clementina; Eocke,  48. Sowing seeds in Danny; McClung,  49. Dorothy "Vernon of Haddon Hall;  50. The eldest son; Marshall,  51. Freckles; PorterY       '  52. Geo*_ry Strong; Kicharde,  53. Barbara Ladd; Roberts,  54. Tales from Blackwood; ,  55. ffom Moore; Sayre,  56. Aunt Abhy's neighbors; Slosson,  67. The under dog; Smith,  58. Prince Otto? Stevenson,  59. Henry Esmond; Thackeray.  60. -The Bees"; Thonger,     "       0  t  31.   Lady Merlon, colonist,- Ward,  62. Under the  red robe; Weyman,  63. The house of mirth; Wharton,  64. Arizona nights; White,  65. The canon   in residence,   White-  church.  a.  3.  '������������������w������-"Wir'*.-������*f:  -..vi. irMJ0* TvAsr;  OSS  FRUIT TREES |  AND  ORNAHENTALS %  Coldstream Estate Nurseries "  VERNON, B. C.  Alfred Tennyson; Lang,  Brock; Nui-aery,       -,_.,.       ?  Reminiscences of Scottish life* and  .i*i    ���������  character; Ramsay, ..���������  The making of a. great Canadian  railway ;"Talbot,    ?  Marie Antoinette; Ty tier,  G cents for each additional pound   or j H, a voice from the Congo; Ward,  t  |  t  4?  fraction thereof, for all points outside  the Province iu which a parcel is posted?  and beyond the twenty mile radius,with  au additional charge cf 2 cents a pound  for each Province that has to be orossed  to the destination of the parcel, not including the Province in which it is to be  delivered up to a maximum of 12 cents  a pound.  Tho three Provinces', Nova Scotia,  New Brnuswiak, and Prince Edward  Island, nre to be considered osone worse.  When you want vour next job of  printing done, no matter what the job  is, biiiiK it to the Review office. "\%e  guarantee-a (htit-class job and our  prices are right. t  ���������Ul  All our trees are Home Grown and guaranteed true ^  to name.    We carry  all tlie  leading  varieties  most <e,  suited to this district.    Our specialty is budded stock ^>  on three-year-old whole roots. ***$*  All Stock delivered to ranch at prices quoted J  For further particulars apply to our local Ageut. ^  J. Blinco, Box _9, Creston, B.C. ���������  0,0. S., SIGNAFIES ORANBROOK  CO-OPERATIVE STORES  Bring in Your Renewal of  Subscription to the  1J2.   Sesame and lillies; Ruskin,  1J8.   Memories ������nd portraits, etc. Ste-]  ;    veneon,  * '���������' K'.   ' * ���������  14, Poems; Van Dyke,  15. Mountain wild flowers of Canada;  Henshaw, ���������'.-���������'���������������  16. Modern    geography;   Newlljjtgin,  17, Other worlds than, oursi Proctor,  ���������18;   The    horticulturist's    rrule-book;  Bailey,  19. The-principles of vegetable gardening;    20. Entertainments for all oocasions.  21. A book about roses; H^e,  22. The fat of the land; Streeter,  23. Making'a garden to   bloom   this  yea,r; Tabor,  24. Farm poultry; Watson,  25. Milk and its products, Wing,  ia.   Tales of the red children; Brown  and Bell,  28.   Betty-bido-at-home; Dix,  20.   The threo homes; Farrar,  30. Scotland; Grlevsou,  31. ln captivity in the Pacific; Houh.  ton, _ ,��������� .  82.   Rainbow ohildren; Howtos,  %      J. D. SPIERS      I  I LIVERY AND TRANSFER !  Wood for Sale  Phone 85  a    _.    _    mm   _   _   J|._A   AAi-AAi_AjtkAAAAAA   ""  "      " ' 'mt ���������yr'  AT THE  City  Bakery  For a uice Cup of Tc with  Cakes to follow  New Stock of Chocolates just  opened   up.  Fresh Roasted Peanuts  *^-'H W Wu W������*R a^i  Bread 15 tickets for $1.00  of lire our CUsilWd WmM ^Ad-  will help yoa. .,���������,���������������  If you waiM .*'poaUuMi, *Mm tm  reach ll\e btU tmfAoytn.  r If you want Iwtlp you can a������������ the  m6������t etTicidnt.  Money to loan or money to bor.  row Want Ad**, cover \\w entire field.  QUTTONw  k>ti& EDp  for Harden and farm, or������ best  tot B.C. soil. Soo Catalogue -fox  solid ig^a-arnte-e of purity  ���������  m.mm'0*-0*mmm.^nn.i'w*imm'4ri*nHi  XX, mm.   J0Smm ....     ,  -  ��������� - ��������� -~���������  Send now ������os? Copy free  SuUen _Son3.Th������ Kind's Seodmen  Ksadtinil ������jx>jcil������m������_  A. J.VVo odward  Vie l-or 1 a     ^      vancovvor  ,   tisForM)r. eereranvitiosh  SfibB ACSNTS P4MS ���������R1TISH -COUUMBIA  -:^W7&  Bl  I  -sag  fa-*  Buy It Because  It's a Better Car  ���������JB  Model T  Touring Car  FORD  ������   n. Is  Creston Valley Investment Co.  Rea_ Estate and Inburanob  King Goorao Hotel Block,   4th.  Street,   CRESTON, B.O.  THR LAND THAT GROWS THE BIO RED APPLE.  Now is lhe tifne to get bjisy and purchase  Creston  Land,  beiore  the rush  to the  "Wonderful Creston Valley"  which is rapidly coming to the front and proving  to   be  the   Banner  District:   of  British   Columbia.  We have listed  for sale  Choice  Lots  BUSINESS AND  RESIDENTIAL  Improved Ranches and partly improved from  io to 20 Acre Blocks. Wild land ajoiuiug a  settlement in Blocks of from 5 to 320 Acres.  For full information ��������� and  particulars  .Write or call on  the*  CRESTON VALLEY INVESTMENT CO  I  Box  36  Creston,  B, C.  HHMIMM  mmm.  Wa


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