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 ���������'iv.'  '^C;fei  ,,.u,^--v-^ru-;'T'y������"''"-'i~a  , V  ifiA'J*)! w tftTfcfciHffWi'y*^*  .     pyoVlU'  cial-Library  jan 1&  -   '���������   1-*  3���������       rti  as=  Vol. X,  CRESTON, B. C, FRIDAY, JULY 19 1918  'No. 23  Local unci Personal  .-Young Pigs Fob Sale���������Four of  them, $6 each.���������Geo. Hobden, Creston.  House to Rent���������On Victoria Av  enue.   Apply E. C. Gibbs or Jas, Compton.  Collie Pufs Fok. Sale���������-The kind  that bring the cows home.���������Victor  Carr, Creston,  Young Dog For Sale���������Pedigreed  Airdaie. $15 or nearest offer. Apply  Review Office.  .Harness For Sale���������Set heavy logging harness, in good condition. WV  A. Pease, Creston.  Mr. and  Mr6. C. Olsen left on Wed  nesday to spend a few days with old  friends at Cardston, Alta..  Word has just coine that the Sunday service on the Koo6enay Rive?  ferry has been discontinued.  Misses Lyda Johnson and Jennie  Belanger left this week to spend a  vacation with Fernie friends.  Young Ducks For Sale���������7 to 10  weeks old, 60 cents to i$l, according to  age.���������Mrs. M. Young, Creston.  Cow For Sale���������Good milker, will  freshen end of July. Apply to John  Johnson (CanyoiTCity), Erickson P.O.  J. E. Evans of Kingsgate spent a  few days here this week with friends,  coming down in his Oyerland roadster.  The inaugural meeting of the new  school board was held on Tuesday  night when F. H. Jackson was elected  chairman of the board, with Jas.  Cherrington as treasurer, and f. F.  Hayes secretary to the board.  "Lost��������� On July 8th, between section  house and Mawson Brothers store,  Oreston, black folding purse, containing military papers and man-power registration certificate. Reward on  leaving same at The Review,  The Creston Indians -������Vho have been  at Wynndel for the strawberry season  returned on Saturday to help with  the raspberry harvest locally. It is  estimated their earnings for the four  weeks was not less than 82500.  The water is about all off the flats  now. Opinion is diviced as to whether the hay crop down there will be a  heavy one or not. With the disappearance of the water goes the mosquitoes, ior which ail are thankful.  Five of the local school girls who  made -up part of the berry-picking  staff at the Mather & Reed ranch since  Up till Thursday noon the strawberry export had touched the 5842  mark, with 87 crates of raspberries  aiso shipped. Strawberries are only  coming a couple of crates a day now.  Now the strawberry rush is oyer  the Sunday picnics have commenced.  The Flirt carried most of the young  people on the first of these popular  cruises last Sabbath, and a most enjoyable time "was had.  Our Indian visitors folded their tents  and departed for hpme on Saturday.  This year they had the picking largely  to themselves and . must have been at  least $2000 richer' than when they  came��������� ������ess living ccsus.  John Bathie had ' his first long-distance cruise with  his new  launch on  Sunday, with a stop at Summit Creek  where he landed a fine   catch   of chs.r..  Miss Drummond of Cranbrook arrived on Sunday to spend a few days  with the Misses Bathie.  Wynndel  will entertain  again at a  in an irrigation system, including a  pump and storage tank. Two short  crops of berries is all he Intends to put  up with.  Mrs. Lane and two children of Coal-  hurst, Alta., arrived on Saturday for  a short visit with their parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Simister.  Before leading Silveriou for overseas, J. E. King, a former school principal here, was this month presented  with a wrist watch as a souvenir of  apprsctioB from his ^nnilsa  ��������� ���������  School I^teefii^  Decidedly Lively  the last week  in June, camfe home on  dance on Saturday night, a hearty in-  Saturday, In about three weeks one  of them cleaned up $38. They aver-  aged $28.  Local C.P.R, employees are looking forward with pleasurable anticipation to August. On the first of that  month all of them get a war bonus  amounting to a 25 per   cent, increase  "&r7~.  X.,\JXX  Sale���������Three-months old thoroughbred Jersey bull. $25 or will ex.  change for beef calf.���������C Moore. Creston. ~\  Miss Aiice Embree left for Sandon  on Thursday, where she will taka  charge of the postofnce for a month  or so.  R.  M. Reid, former siation agent  here, who'has been at Trenton, Ont.,  -since last fall, is reported 'hack" with  the C.P.R. at Cardston, Alta.        i. :_U  izacrcx.ii  Caivuu      ^rXrxrxr  added to Creston-pay roil.  At the   school  !.*T>1 ���������?**.*  meeting  on  Saturday night F. H. Jackson, the retiring trustee,   was re-elected  for an-  t>a.     m>\.  tV ������.������-  JSI*j������    ��������� *���������������"-    ������ ��������� ���������  Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Dean of Car-  mangay, Alta., were here a couple of  days the latter part o? the sveekt|on a  motor trip through to the coast.  erson re-honored with the position of  auditor. There was a very large turnout of citiitens fox* the gathering.  Postmaster Henderson and wife and  family of Cranbrook  were week-end  here with   Mrs. Mead at the  vitation is extended as usual. The hop  will be ut the dance hail. Ladies  please bring refreshments.  Fred Smith, the Dominion Express  Co. superintendent, who has made  Wynndel headquarters for the past  month, pulled his freight for Nelson  on Saturday, ':-���������  Mrs, Pettigrew and Mrs. Webster of  Cranbrook, who ���������..have been visiting  here for a couple of weeks, returned to  the divisional city on Friday.  Mrs. Rosendale and neice, Lizzie  Piggot. left on Friday for Ka.niloops,  where she expects to place the girl in  the Tranqnille Sanitorium for treatment.  Mrs. J. H. Doyle of Nelson is here  for a few days this week the guest of  her daughter, Miss A. Doyle, and is  stopping with Mrs. F. H. Jackson.  Father Murphy of Stratheona, Alta..  was a week-end visitor- here with  Father Kennedy and assisted in the  services at Holy Cross church on  Sunday.  Br. Henderson and .7. E. Hayden  were at Kuskanook on Monday for a  day's fishing and. brought back the  season's best catch, mostly steelhead  trout and char.  Miss H. L. Bunt, who is teaching at,  Winnipegosis, Man., arrived on Saturday to spend the summer vacation  with her parents at the Methodist  parsonage, Creston.  Members of the Boy's and Girl's  Club would do well to remember that  an expert from Victorin may come  any day and pay a surprise visit to  their poultry or pig,  C. O. Rodgers if- a business yisitor  at Calgary this week. The light crop  in the central part of Alberta is liable  to slacken up lumbering operations in  the Kootenay thiR winter.  Misu. Amy Ebbutt of tho nut-sing  staff of the Pullman, Watd.., hospital,  arrived home oi* Tucssduy foi* a vacation,      lal'lbh    iijbbloi,    )4< itatouaco   ill   'J\lJ.  Nelson hoHpltal early thin year.  Belanger At Mangan have started  binding posts from acronn the Kootenay river, loading a couple of cars this  week. Thcne are the first posts Us  move out in about, two months.  At   like. a./la'i,l,������>H tiU4UOi.l  'j tliMlu}   ill..  yi*������l   lll������*  lli^^aiaa,  lai'lippa'!'     alf   tali1, yeiil- V.O  fur, when .112 entten of r;u;pberrien,  currnntH and cherries, with a few  litiawberrlen went out. AlmoHt 200 of  Lhehe were raspberries.  y xaxxnrx a  Creston Hotel. YThey, came up in; JY  B.'s MeLatjghlin carl but owing to a  mishap near Kitchener he had to be  transfeiTed from ther"e~-here by the  garage Ford.  The Red dots 'treasurer's statement  covering the two Tuesday meetings in  July' show receipts of $25.32, as"*fol-  lows: Women's Institute 810; Hus  croft school pupils $8,25 Christ Church Guild $5i ten-cent collections $1.20:  Miss Hardman's class 75 cents; sundries 12 cents.  The trustees are advertising in the  Vancouver Province for a new principal for the Creston school, although  some likely applications are coming in  due to the fact that the boare notified  the superintendent of education of the  vacancy and be has the school posted  on the official list of vacancies.  Water tights engineer Biker of Nelson, who was here last week stated  that his rcpoit on Creston's irrigation  system will not be available until late  this fall. When it \a ready for presentation he hopes to have opportunity  to discuss the whole matter at a citizens' meeting here. He had nothing  to say as to Reclamation survey work.  Improvements by the cemetery company early this summer to -the graveyard give God's acre. a. decidedly improved appearance. If those who  have plots there will go and do likewise the job would be complete. A  needed change has been made in providing an entrance as well ug an exit  gate, thus obviating the turning a-  round of rigs in the cemetery grounds.  Pyjamas are yery much to the fore  in the IlYd Can..., work i-iCcv.'Uivy'c report this wind*, Mesdames George  Young, Fraelick and ..Compton and  Miss Candy turning in a suit, each,  with 12 denoted pergonal property  bags from Mrs. Mallandaine. The  Canyon City Auxiliary sent along the  following donated  work:  Hi handker-  *   ���������    -         -<>        ���������        i    ������                 ....      1   ������..,,���������,i.,,������0  * '���������"   '���������'<       *-     ������������������. l>   >������  ...   a ��������� .-j'-   ,     -    -��������� ..-   ,  with two suit f. of pyjamas from material supplied them. l  J.  H.  T.   Alexandra,   Victoria,  and  Engineer Biker, Neluon,   of  the water  cnmuiisHioner'ti   oillee, were   here   on  IK. Ifyelcnmn, who bus lieen   at Trail j Thursday conducting  an investigation  for   about   a   year,    wan   in   town on   into the witter htipply due  to the cone  Tv........!..y.    ....v':.r,    t".    :.:'.:'.    ' ���������"   ������-...'������������i.ny'n     remiest    t*>    ..usa-    r.iteii.     In  1>i umheller,   Alta., where   h<  in a-������>..M������<>.    Min,  HveUiiian atxl < Iiiwh.-h  ni'* yii'itinj*; in I VunliwoL.  At the school meeting on Saturday  night everything went off nicely, and  the same trustees will be in charge for  another term. TJr%%as.*e Paul Hfegen;  John Bathie and Walter Cooper.  E. Butterfield of Wynndel was a  visitor here on Sunday. He states the  Duck Creek strawberry crop will just  about reach 8000 crates this season���������  thanks to irrigation.  Mrs. Hopwood has gone to Michel,  where she is spending a few days with  her sisters in that town.  Andy Miller is spending a few days  up Goat Rives on a fishing trip and reports the rainbow biting the best ever.  The annual school meeting was held  at the school house on Saturday night  with the usual slim attendunce. John  Miller was re-elected for another term  of three years as trustee, and Guy  Constable was returned" unopposed as  auditor. A feature of the treasurer's  statement was the rather large amount  of unpaid taxes.  It. Stewart ishttid at it now putting  Mr. and Mrs. Harry White of Wynndel were here for the school meeting  ou Saturday. Miss Bessie White, who  had been Mrs. Browell's guest, returned with them.  Chas. Moore of Creston. who is helping the provincial authorities re-asses  the Creston Valley, is on the rounds  this section this week.  Last' week's Red Cross Auxiliary  meeting at Mrs. D, G. Lyon's had a  good attendance and the income from  the tea was $2.75- The proceeds of  the rafile of the crochet bag donated  by Mrs. Rykert were $4.55, and it was  won by Mrs. Cook^bf : Creston. This  week the meeting is at Mrs. BrowelFs.  The adjourned school meeting to fill  the vacancies in the board caused by  the resignations of Trustees Caryer  and McRobb, will he held on June  27th.  At     congregational   meeting   after  church on Sunday last it was decided  1 to have serviee for the next few mon-  I ths once every two weeks.  On his way out to service on Sunday  afternoon Rev. Mr.. Bunt had a very  exciting experience, the horse he was  driving shying at an auto on Canyon  hill-, and precipitating ihe pastor, rig  and horse down over tne embankment,  A ������Kick **>*^';ta<*k^Yhad;. to/t^a-e^iisi-^  tioned to get ihe ariiin.it:*and^"rig up  again, but fortunately none were, se**-  iously hurt.  Canyon City school meeting on  Saturday night resulted in the.eiection  of T. Mawson to replace Eric Oleson,  whose action in refusing the school  for national registration in June led to  an indignation meeting and has now  removed him from office. When it  was found Oleson was beaten Trustees  McRobb and Carver turned in their  resignations, the books showing that  they were into the mixup almost as  bad as Olsen, and they did not desert  their fellow trustee in his hour of  i.....!  to ^lifeguard the  wchool board's inter  ests.    A decision in   the  matter is expected by the owl of the month.  There was a lair turnout of niem-  bets for the Women's Institute meeting on Friday night last, the features  of which were .a nutnbe. of excellent  war receipts given by Mrp. Lyne, a  discussion of how best to handle! the  ludict>' department at the fall|fair, and  a decision to help with the furnishing  of ii soldiers ward In the new Nelson  hospital as soon as finances permitted.  The directors served the refreshments,  netting $H.H2 for the Prisoners of War  Fund.  G. 11. Uagnall,   a   returned   soldiei*.  accompanied by   his wife and mother.  in-law,   were   unexpectedly   detained  ��������� ��������� ���������   .       *            ���������   > <                   ..I     iv. , .  niu'i-    nun'."!,.)    ."it������...   - ���������'          the  .;o;i!it,  to    Calgary.    Going down  the hill   at ('on!    Hiver   Crossing the  brakes of their Ford went   wrong and  a miiunIi into a tree was  decided upon  to pre.yent   a   worse   mishap   on   the  grade.    It in-iiiR   about  du:,k   .wi**   tlu-  uioH<|tiilm<s tiiiil it vvaii   U|> to !.!.. !*;-;<-  nail to hoof it to town   to got the K1"*  expect-. I dividual citizens were on   band to look I age r.ar to fetch tlie   party   nae.it   iie.e  '.A.xi    ili.ii    ii.LaiY.,   v.l.ih'   tni'���������'*,..-    for the niebl.'    Repairs were   made in  Jucki-on  and   Ciaw'fnrd   were on baud i tin- ..������������������>: u'ui'" aod tie��������� jwiu m y i. ;.uuu'i  At the Huscroft school meeting on  Saturday night Mrs. W. II. T. Smith  was elected trustee in place of John  FriiHer, and Mrs. C. Huscroft re-elected auditor. The other members of the  board areJD. G. Lyon and Jas, Huscroft. There was some resentment  shown over the governments action in  cutting- the teacher's salary here at  end of Maach a matter of .$10 a month  without giving notice.  Raspberries are moving now almost  in mid-season quantity, and with a  little rain this week will be a fine  yield. Some of the picker:* are taken  to and from work by auto by Mr.  Pochin.  Creston School District had a banner  anhuai meeting on Saturday evening  last, the attendance about  doubling  the    seating   space    of     the     room  with many ladies   in   the   audience.  In addition to  the  crowd  there were  several lively features, including a demand for the resignations of Trustees  Ghemngton   and   Crawford,  because  the Mercantile Co. had sold goods to  the school board ; and another resolve  demanding that ex-Principal Broussoa  be reinstated, both of which motions  were well supported.    After these features had been railroaded through H.  Lyne and W. P. Stark  introduced a  motion to adjourn indefinitely, but as  only one  item  of  the regular school  meeting business had  been   attended  to, the meeting decided to carry on.  Chairmau Cherrington of the trustees opened the meeting with a few  introductory remarks and asked that  a chairman for the meeting be named,  those present choosing W. S. Watson  to preside. With him installed the  meeting had a'very businesslike appearance. To his right was C. F.  Hayes, secretary of the meeting, while  to Mr. Watson's right was Trustee  Cherrington and" Treasurer Jackson  with auother table to accommodate  the board's papers���������financial and  otherwise. ,  The meeting unanimously elected  F. H. Jackson to another three-year  term as trustee, and Dr. Henderson  was.chosen auditor, also by acclamation. The report of the trustees >y.as  adopted with little or no discussion,  but some' items in the treasurer's  statement were minutely criticised.  The scrutiny of the accounts revealed that the board had purchased an  outfit for teaching chemistry at $69  which druggist Oatway claimed he  could have supplied for about $30. It  wis;"-'-Usur���������r6rou"?htr'Oot that -floor oil  ���������that the* janitor had bought at the  Mercantile Co. at '$1.25 was to be had  at Speers' for s?i per gallon. Beyond  these two items and an enquiry as to  disinfectants -'that missed fire, the accounts were not attacked, und Auditor  Henderson certified that he had found  the books excellently kept and that  thi'y balanced to a nicety, ami every ..  voucher johnny on the spot.^  The  yote   for   the   year is $'3500.00.  The   estimates   showing   how   it was  made up for the vein* were found o k.  though  some of  the parents wished a  sum added to provide a better heating  system, to  obviate the  closing of the  Hehool on cold days.    This matter will  be taken up   with   the   authorities at-  Victoria,    Ex-principal Brousson suggested   the   purchase of  three   more  chicks but the  matter dropped there.  The trustees schedule of salaries for the  year were finally   adopted.    Some objection was  made   to   ���������*.:*   all  at  once  jump of $20 in the pay of the principal  and vice-principal   but   the gathering  finally adopted the schedule as follows:  <!.  Cranbrook sportsmen want 200,000  land-locked salmon fry wherewith to  stock St. Mary's, Moyie and Deep  Lakes.  laaiTtioMiiLiosu. looking to union of *h.������  Methodist and Pi-eiabvteriai. churches  at Craubt-ook haye tailed, according  to the Herald.  Troubles never come .tin^ly. At  Trail in addition to the bank overdraft the educational authorities have  cut down the school maul and inoie  school luxes will liuvi- io Ik- p.on.  Never iu yearn have the salmon and  trout In li.iotenay Lake been so plentiful and so hungry. The Kaslo Koot-  enaian believes it is due lo *u ft-*id  <-iJiitr.������l ,!y*:teni urnoni'^t the tinny  tribe, combined with n willingness lo  i be landed to provide u substite tor the  I >        * *     ' ������������    .      ��������� ....      .... . .,-,.!,���������  a������t'a,������   ....aa.      ......,-..      .......  need.     III   the   entehe.-    lire    III.to*,    tea)  ���������.���������vi'"'   ��������� :i Imon.  Division I.���������9125.00.  Division I [.���������$100.  Division III.���������5J75.  Division IV.���������$75.  This scale means that the district  will disburse a matter of $.2(1 more in  stipends rhis year than last.  A motion looking to getting around  the unpleasant task that inevitably  faces all boards, that of dismissing  (cachets, was passed with enthusiasm.  It cullii for .ni alteration in the vegnla-  ituisso that a teacher is hired explicitly fur one year only, and that at the  end of that time In* nuisi re-apply ior  liis po-.iiion. unless the trustees have  previously untitled him that his  service* were siuisfuclnry and that  liiey Ut-n- pri-piticd   l>. keep iiilii un.  Ti ail i-    hrn-d  put  n  devise    sol i if    -Ml    .������,.������   ������ I. i ...  j?tOnfMo make good the funds hitherto  {-..���������������,.iv������*d ft out bill el license fee*-.  Prohibit ion eoi-.u-s Iti^h but we uiu.*:  have it.  Truil < .i.ile il has a bank *, vei ."r.i 11  of *jt,7i',00<> and the order ha- |4'"i<- fort ii  to go light *a> fily ex-.i'in.itiir*'.'- mil !  ilia- lla-t* l-ila.-.- i.Unt to loll in. Sum*-  i'l". ir  ill 11 ai <i\ eiuelil s ale    likely   lo IwiV I-  iSxmmxmMmmmm0mmx0~  ������ttM  ������Miy^  LW������3l*itffi TOE    BEVTETf,     CRESTON,  ���������*������������������=������   ^���������*f**fr^*B-ss^w%.������*������,r^a/f,bi   g\jn  miVETi   WfcWiff tf\'t ft &T.n  M B ������a a u ������ n -  Sli^SillBfl  u   iunsy  M1������M     fill?  B   ui/ esIS re w& V  B^E.B������iiUBI^l^ i  Germany's Poisoned  Propaganda  rVDM .4MQ DF AI S7������ TU.IT TUTV HI 1FB  uuuiaUinonutJLUiiaj. niiii uiui .iinf ii*  THE BELGIAN DEATH RATE EQUALS AN EPIDEMIC  Apart From Losses On the Battlefield, iiie Civilian Population  Of Belgium Is Being Gradually Decimated By the Brutal  Methods Employed By the Huns  It 1ms escaped general notice that  tlie existing death rate in Belgium  is as high as at thc time of thc most  terrible epidemics, and greater than  that on the battlefield. Tins is due  to thc extremities to -which German  occupation has reduced the country.  Iu addition, at least one Belgian is  executed daily by thc German authorities; according to a statement just  issued by she Belgian legation, " as  follows:  "Not taking into account the losses on thc field of battle, Belgium has  suffered heavily in its civilian population through .the invasion and occupation of its territory by the Germans.  "Durhig the invasion of August-  September, 1914, we know the number of victims to be well over 5,000.  For thc following provinces wc have  approximate estimates: Namtir, more  than 1,800; Luxembourg, about 1,200;  Liege, more than 1,000; Brabant, 897;  Hainaut, about 300."  Among the deportees the mortality  resulting from privations, ill treatment     and     underfeeding,     exceeds  I  urana Fleet is  Ready for Battle  now   tfte    tinemy    carried    on    it's  ^      Work in Russia and Italy"'"  Evid'c'mrcs continue to accumulate  of the poisoned propaganda still carried on by Germany,, and that therefore calls for an offsetting one of  truth. A:rW������shington despatch, dated March 11, 1918, says: One of thc  most potent means by which the  morals of thc Russian army and people have been undermined has been  by systematic work in propaganda  among Russian prisoners. Like most  other German activities, this has  been highly organized, and it shows  greater psychological insight than  ���������man3* of the German methods. It is  quite as unscrupulous aud unrelenting as the measures by which the  Germans crushed thc physical powers of their prisoners."  The article then proceeds to describe a Russian illustrated paper,  printed in Berlin, which was industriously, circulated in the Russian-  army, barracks and prison camp. Thc  prisoners read it since they had  nothing else to read, and thcy fell  under the spell. It was circulated to  produce feelings of gloom, hopelessness, homesickness and thoughts of  dear ones at home. Thcy pictured  the life of the lowly Russian people  as it is affected by war; it laid emphasis on the poverty everywhere,  the sick, hungry children, the sobbing mothers, the wan cripples neglected by all and begging at the  cross roads and in the streets. There  was never a cheery line to be found  *T1 A ***RWWWr**ra  Ba !H "U* gk.~M B B  ������HI\i!������P IlAlnES) OF  ������1 t\ -*1P  tup  m SB i".  _?���������������������������*���������  BB  YET   AFFECT    TO    TREAT    IT    WITH   CONTEMPT  mints  "Thc Germans can have a. battle  whenever thcy want it. The strength  of the grand fleet has been well  maintained. Some of thc finest battleships of the United States navy  are now associated with it. They are  largely    the    normal     percentage of  deaths.     Some, too, have" met   death) with  the "submarines,   as    well  on the battlefield, where    thc     Gcr-   mines and bombs.  mans   forced   them   to    do   auxiliary  work.  "The electrified wire which makes  tlie. Belgians prisoners in their own  country, accounts for a great number of victims, especially among  young people who try to escape in  order to join thc army or among  couriers who try to smuggle news in  or out of Belgium. In less than a  year, between August, 1916, and July,  1917, 160 persons had been electrocuted. Since then thc average number of victims has increased, owing  to the strengthening of thc guards,  -and thc putting up of new wires.  "The. death penalty pronounced by  the German military courts for  crimes-of patriotism levies a heavy  toll on thc population. It is estimated that each day one Belgian at least  suffers  thc  supreme  penalty.  "Through lack of physical strength  many people become unable to resist  slight  illness,    which,    under  normal  Thc   Germans   Can   Have   a   Battle  Whenever They Want  It  Archibald. Hurd, thc naval expert,  writing in t'-i'c London Daily Telegraph" on the ncv." situation in the  North sea resulting from the Zec-  brtigge and Ostcud raids, the extension of British - mine fields and the*  generally increasing naval pressure  against Germany,  says:  "VVhen thc Avar is ovcr the nation  will form some conception of thc extent of thc debt which we owe the  American navy for the manner in  which it has co-operated not only in  connection with the convoy system  but in fighting the submarines.  "If the naval situation is improved today as it is, it"is due to the  fact that the British and American  fleets are working in closest accord,  supported    by    an immense body of  skilled^ workers  on both sides  of thc | in  this  German-made   Russian   htcra-  Atlantic,    who    arc   turning out    destroyers and other craft for    dealing  "as  It Has Been Brought Home To Them That They Have Sinned  Beyond Forgivenness, but Believe That a Military Victory  Will Win Them a Respect FounceJ on Fear  "Do Germans know that their policy of 'frightfulness' has encompassed t.hem with the hatred of the  world? If thcy do know it, have  thcy no scarchings of heart, and why  do thcy continue their course of lawless savagery?" People in allied  countries naturally ask these questions. An answer is burnished in  that   remarkable     book.     "The     Iron  le  T-a._.?,._   > I        1      r-        Al.-l  xvaUioii,        uy    oiuiyc   auci  ���������lira   onont   three ' war  o~i : ,-  Ollll VOia-J. ,  years   in   Ger-  the  turc   given   to   the  prisoners   of   war,  who  spent  many as the correspondent of  Associated Press. The leaders of  Germany* lie says, knew that thc  Fatherland had not a friend excepting its allies, and discussed the  question freely and openly. "A regular epidemic of introspective rca-  *s*oning swept over thc country." "Are  we really as bad as they make us  out to be?" a German general asked  of Schrcincr. The latter, a Boer, replied that thc violation of Belgium  and the sinking of the Lusitania had  been mistakes, aud that the Germans  were reaping the harvest they sowed then. A similar question was put  to Schrcincr by General von Falken  Its tenor was always the same: Ger-'hayn,  thc  former   German   chief    of  not only splendid fighting ships, but j Italian troops  they arc well officered and manned.  The conditions under which the Germans would engage us, therefore,  are less favorable for them than two  years ago.".  Shell Output n Canada  man strength and prosperity: Russian weakness in the field and weakness at home.  Edgar Eusel Mowrer, special war  correspondent in Italy, writes from  Rome under date of- February 17,  1918, regarding the German-Austrian  "poisoned   propaganda"    among    the  55 Per Cent, of 18-pound Projectiles  For British Supply Made  Here  conditions, would not prove fatal, as  to thc bad effect of unsuitable substitutes, it will suffice to recall thc  diseases contracted by the deportees  through the use of raw rutabagas and  the paralysis of brain and the special  kind oi jaundice provoked by the use  of seeds as a substitute for coffee  berries.  Thc situation in 1918 can only  grow worse, since it is undeniable  that the physical standard of the  nation is lowering dangerously, and  that the effects of the German occupation on thc liCaiith of the people  will make themselves felt for a long  time  after thc war."  Europe'*  Hungry   Millions  Not Enough Food to    Go    Around,  Ever.  If Shipping Were  Available  i'.ct:til������<l   account   of   a   rfill     under   tiie  title   -'peace*  iYirnty.'"     by     Sir     William  K.P..1:..," Liaa'Aon officer of tho  minister   of   food     with       the  food  board,  has  been   receiv-  \*. ;u  A    r.iore  "in;     spei  Y.nho-,  1 jn.-.i.lr,  Hri-i-ii  in point  ed out that the  IX     ]ii,m<  If,   who  .-.   \j;   those,   in-  had     access   to  .; ���������, \     s 0 ^' r  ft  data bearing  ,li' -    *;<",v.  ��������� v.YY .V  available,      or  M    thr    allie-".  1 ,' :"  :..���������:���������. v,      \uslria-  0 II  . .-1-111 i i:rk<"y, with  3o,i/niHH.nl, ar.', and  ;:... ���������'��������� : ration.-. so  . ,|i i:,'<��������� nf eom.oii't,  i-.f 11 i \ i -1 c11<'<������������������ ol  Yder   the   doDiina-  Somc idea of thc work being done  by the imperial munitions board and  of the volume and importance of  Canada's output of munitions and  other war material may be gathered  from a" recent publication, of thc  British war cabinet, giving a report  of their activities for the 3'car 1917.  This  official publication states  that:  "Canada's contribution during the  last year has been very striking.  Fifteen per cent. of thc total expenditure of thc ministry- of munitions in thc last six months of the  year was incurred in that country.  She has manufactured nearly every  type of shell from the IS pr. to the  9.2."  "In the case of thc 18 pr. no less  than 55 per cent, of the    output ' of  shrapnel shells in the last six. months  came     from     Canada,    and   most   of  these  were complete rounds of    ammunition     which     went    direct      to  France.    Canada also  contributed 42  per cent, of the total 4.5 inch shells,  27 per  cent,    of    thc 6-inch, and 2(3  per  cent, of  the "8-inch,    and  16 per  cent,     of  thc 9.2-inch.    In   addition,  Canada has   supplied shell    forgings,  ammunition      components,       propel-  lants,     acetone,     T.N.T.,.    aluminum,  nickel,  nickel  malte,  airplane     parts,  agricultural   machinery    and    timber,  besides quantities of railway    materials, including no less than 450 miles  of  rails  torn  up  from  Canadian   railways, which were  shipped    direct   to  France."  During the pro sen t year the call  lias been largely _ for 6-inch li.e.  -dulls, and Canadian plants arc responding with an output which rep-  nsenis oyer -10 per cent, ol* the  l'rili*di  program   for  this sized   shell.  ,l 11,10,1 Hi1!  ili;.i!-,   I  i ������������������.    I ������������������.'  .��������� ii/' Ha  ��������� ���������������������������d   -i   ..  1 '   hi'   1.  ii  Oil  1,,;.,  A ,  I'  1: ifii i.i n -.  iv   liii'iiiiin  i I..11,Old. I  ���������I.      !���������'  1 n i.',  no  . I. . I   I.  1 .1 .1'. 11  I.,-,       Mir  ���������i!illh .11  .������������������<*: t'n:s'  ���������he  peopH  ��������� nut r<  1 , ,..]���������  1 O O I . *  ,,   I.I.  ,1  , ..  op  ���������n ���������  1: M  , 1.  :nh  n.1-0  Puff   Pastry  Illegal  The     following       productions,       in  an-I which   sugar  is   lln-   principal   eonslit.-  ii, li,   ut'iii,  are  now   pr< diiinl ol   of  uiiiuufac-  :mhI 1 tnre:   French   or  pull"  pastry;   dougli-  ;,..,,   ! ii'i.i .   or   crullers;   Scotch   shortbread;  ').������������������,)   . oikes;   niaearoons   or   like     products,  ���������i| o' villi    more   than   SO'e     cane.     sugar;  1 iiiar.-diiindlow   with   more   than   .\.\y\''/<>  mij;;m ;    i;i|<es   or   biscuits   iced   or   I'll-  ii-   'led   will)   sugar   products,     A   line   of  'iioin   -iiMHI  10 $ 1,000, or iiiipri-uiuiiK'ul  y,,   Yip   in   ilnee   month1-,  or  both   arc  thc  ���������j,t)   prir.ihii"-   for   ihe   infraction   of   these  .���������,    -  -i.^.H     1 I'l-i I1.1 l ii H1:.,    iiln ..    01    bi.    p,lid    lo  :,,..    the    municipal    or    provincial   authori  ,���������;      U' . ,   \a hiflji .. i      may     iii1 lilnle      the  ,    . pi . h  enlin;..;    . I'.\i'e-,s    holding:-. ai'e  i:., i ,|i    in     . 1, 11 i'i-   a II i'i-   M a \    I '>.  .���������ipecdiiift;   Up  the  Spudr:  1 \   ' ,diloinia   potaio  glower   ilaiiii'.  "To increase the infection thc Italians in thc trenches were subjected  to a paper offensive in thc form of  myriad manifestos purporting to convey important items of news to the  soldiers. These mendacious projectiles were shot from guns iu the  form of great shells, which broke on  concussion with the earth and scattered them broadcast; thcy were  dropped by airmen. The lies they  told were stupid enough, but they attacked the Italian in his weakest  point   which is national orido.  Chiefly they referred to the highhandedness of hypothetical British  and French troops in Italian towns.  They told of anti-war uprisings in a  score of Italian cities. An entire illustrated  pamphlet  was  dedicated  to  the      Anglo-French      oppression iii  Italy,   "the  most   recent   British   colony." -j~  Had it not produced its little effect, this sowing of lurid fantasy and  lies would seem but a wild theatrical  <jxtravanganza. But when the sowing was deemed complete, Austrians  and Gernians wrent forward confidently to reap thc harvest.  Prussian Conception of Duty  The Doctrine Is   Amazing    in    Out-  Western Eyes  "Field Marshal Baron von dcr  Goltz,���������thc old pasha," according to  Brand Whitlock in Everybody's Jot-  May, "came to Belgium announcing  the doctrine, amazing in our Ave stern  eyes, that the punishment for hostile  acts falls not only on the guilty but  on thc innocent as well.  "I'or forty ycars the writers aud  thinks of Germany had been a  work upon   this  theory.  "For forty ycars these, doctrines  were dinned into the German ear;  pamphleteers, novelists, soldiers,  statesmen, . scientists, professors,  theologians and pastors, all preached  them. The army became, the avatar  of the state. Fvory man is in the  army, and there is but one law, one  duty, one principle, one religion���������  obey. Thc. private obyes the corporal,  the "corporal obeys the. sergeant, the  sergeant obeys the lieuteant, _ the  captain, and so on up the scaffolding of the mounting giades, until all  power, authority, all privilege, is  vested finally in the generals, the  field marshals, and lhc general staff.  I'ashirs esist only to assure them of  the approval of the Teutonic God,  professors to write, learned justifications of their crimes and scientists to  invent   new methods of destruction."  taff. "Hc, too, failed to understand  why thc entire world should have  turned its thumb against thc Germans." General von Elstermann and  General von Dclmansingcn, who took  part in the Roumanian operations,  also inquired why the Germans were  so cordially hated. Von Dclmansingcn's   comment  is   significant:  "It seems that there is nothing we  can do to make ourselves respected.  I am one of those Germans who  would like to be loved. But that  seems to be impossible. Very well!  Wc will sec! Wc will sec what the  sword can do. When 11 race has  come to be so thoroughly detested as  we seem to be, there is nothing left  but to make itself respected. I fear  that iu the future that must be our  polic3r."  Mr. Schrcincr says he believes that  von Dclmansingen spoke for the  army without knowing it. What he  said was the attitude of the vast majority of officers and men. Baron  Buriaii, the Austro-Hungarian minister of foreign affairs, -who is a Magyar, spoke freely of thc world hatred  for the central powers, but affected  to treat it with contempt. "What difference will it make in the end  whether we are called barbarians or  not? Let them talk!" Dr. Zimmerman*., then undcr-secretary of state  for foreign affairs, admitted that the  Lusitania affair was a bad blunder,  but pleaded that it had not been the  intention to torpedo thc ship in a  manner that would cause her immediate sinking. ' Thc hatred of Germany he described as a mania. "Thc  world must have someone on whom  it can pick." During thc Boer war.  he said, Great Britain was thc victim. During the. Russo-Japanese, war  it was Russia. Today it,,was Germany, and tomorrow it "would be  somebody- else.  Teutonic statesmen and soldiers  apparently realize that they have sinned beyond forgiveness, but they  have a belief, frankly revealed ov  General von Dclmansingen, that a  military victory will win them a respect founded upon fear���������thc only  kind of respect thcy can now hope  for. This vicious mood demands the  continued use of the atrocious and  illegal methods which have earned  Germany the detestation of humanity. But it is well that Germans feel  the accumulated weight of thc  woi-ld's indignation. Thc morale of  the people cannot always resist the  pressure of this enormous moral  force. In thc end thc masses must  demand a reckoning of the leaders  who have brought this punishment  on their heads.���������Toronto Globe.  Urge Prompt Action  Immediate        Allied Intervention  Necessary to Combat German  Grip  Thc  London press    in    general is  urging the necessity of allied    intervention  of a  prompt nature if what  is alluded to as the rapid strengthening of the German grip on Russia is  to be successfully combatted.      The  newspapers  refer    to    Lord    Robert  Cecil's  house   of  commons     remarks  as the accumulating indications of the  inability or unwillingness of the Bolshcviki to  resist the  German    penetration, and  in   some  instances     thc  advocates  of    intervention     reiterate  the  earlier pleas  for allowing Japan  to act.    The insistence upon japan's  disinterestedness  is  renewed,    as    is-  Japanesc loyalty to the alliance. The  Daily Telegraph  concludes  thc  article with these lines: "The statement  at Tokio has made it quite clear that ���������  they have no covetous aims.    In order to  support  the  general  policy of  the   allies  and   especially   to   protect  Siberia     from        Teutonic     rapacity.  Japan, wc arc convincedv is ready to  act in  any way    that promotes  the  ideals of the entente powers."  "���������^���������auuyjjjjmi  V  jZs_,  -Jt-l8������-\_  'i,������Ul--*t-^,"'.7,iW-.vvi<l..K7  I'eoausi  I major  on  holue :  KM     11.  Vi"   J'i'  . <: I I .-���������on 1 III' '���������  i,1.,, 1 t i.1 'io  '. ���������Oil'l ill I ','        I. II'  .. "d   pot ;i io<" 1  1 ������������������ o   or   l hre/'  iniiiC,   I \< 1.1 re  ,.f   poOiO,.--    at  iii.il!       pot,io.  1  '   .      read','   l"i'     *n:n  i-        '.-,���������.���������      ��������� ���������   1   * ;<  eei|   ind   ol   luhei  .    rod.     Il     '  o. 11      that  10   diicel  ve/d.  III.   V  .... j..  1/ .1,1  -/y  vi.  n.  1 ? 1.  1 ���������';  .ia/n  III* II  I      I',,  than  now    quite  pi,11 iiiC,   the  iiinlii'ltl    for  rarlv     in     Hie  u f   plant' d,    will  ���������������������������,;���������    ,u*   oji'itin;*  I iv 11   v. ������"cl; 'i.     For  1 ���������.'. in,',  le*   pi,  ) ��������� I I 1 I * T * - V        'Mill'   la-Ill  I-   I I l\r I I     p.1 I e II.  Tipti and Titles  the    newly-co 1 n missioned  the way to Toronto looked like ready money ihe. purler had  been very active in his attention. His  movements were of the "hot-foot"  variety whenever the officer appeared  ��������� to reipiirr service. Also lo: was can-  1 ul lo address tin- major as "gin'r.il."  And when the. train 11 eared the 'Union depot, and following the. assidu-  oim use of liw brush, the sable Hc.rv-  '.i...- .1;���������i-uvi-rcil himself in the possession ol a dime, he. was ftntal to  the mier-ency. He clicked his heels  togetlirr. saluted, ;(n<l remarked:  "Coip ral, Ah t'auk yon, sail." -The  lounial   nl*  Commercr.  opei ;H lolls,  ed     ill        the  ������������������.. ���������.  v:id\ '  Mi-.  a  i.iiir.  I telling  ��������� I'd   Ir  . r.*n l  o<|  l''iiss<"r-   I   wish    you'd  me   that   ((U'-stion.    1'v*  YOll        IO I" It K'     I.'Sl      i la Mil  i r*.nl\   in   a   ininnt r.  imnrly  stop  b������*r"ll  SAWYER-MASSEY  11-22   GAS-OIL TRACTOR  Tllli SAWYFR-MASSl-.Y eighty year reputation for quality is behind this machine.  The Sawyer-Masscy intimate knowledge of  the Canadian farmer's need is in it.  It lias a vertical*, -cylinder valve-in-head mot or,  equipped with air-cleaner, high tension magneto  and one adjustment, carbureter.  The  radiator  in of   unusually large capacity.  Water circulation is positive.  Power is delivered to both traction wheels and  75% of the tractor weight: rests  on  the rear  wheels.  Owners have found that; these features have a  direct bearing on the simple operation aud long,  reliable service given by the machine.  Qui  XulLrllui Na. 321 iJacrihss thir.  Tractor.      Bulletssis  deaerlbinsl   our  17-3-4.   'J0"40   trnrl   37-50   Tn-crfors  are ntuo *vnil~ble.  SAWY ER-MASSJiY   CO'MPANY  MMni*.">  lleuaiomceumll'uc.ory: HAMILTON, ONTARIO  111 illH ,I������TI iUlt.1   WjUVtuaUlA-f.-  WlNMl'lA.        UlAalAN.V       OAMv.VuajO.S       < .ii^-'.'iV  11. .*���������;. nowni'.N. i>itmu>n������>.\ i't.iii'i.i'<>--  J/'.vou ������r������ iitinrnitirti in ���������������������'���������������.,vsr Msr.tiey tStmiiin  TrMilora or ThttihUttni, ������'ra vr������7/ ha 4la<l to  auitply full ini"nriimtioii.  r.YitaxrV'rmt-rr-  r���������f��������� .^ ,      . ^^ r.^ xX   l-M��������� . A#^ll.#ai.l  i^&bawyer-Massey uti&^u liaCiOiS^a^  ^***g^ff^  iiWIWI'illWiHMM  UN  1 mmHC aattto*!* * *������������������*"���������^H-WfrHfl I fcSKffil* *:**.��������� *  jWij'PiiBii^  ������-i������Hh"0������.^.*i������l*m*..a������*i jw.-.  ilg|i������i.f WiWilwiiWtil tiffiWI itf WiliiMriiMlMlJiiw  ���������HUM THE     BEVTE^     CRESTOKf, "���������' E.     C.  I'iVlJiilililtn-'llV' II  ^^^W^^^^i^g^'^  sjjtfiiffll&iiiiSi^  Jr-Jt^-  ITT 3    rx  the  MED2CINE  W T%TV*������ JHE" H* S ST-W  U'liVfiiniui *  ONTARIO  arts      :  EDUCATION  APPLIED SCIENCE  Mining, Chemical, Civil. Mechanical and  Electrical Engineering.  HOME STUDY  Axis Course   py correspondence,   jbegrce  ���������with one year's attendettce or four  oUiniucr sessions.  Summer School    Navigation School  3~\y mssa Aucuii J-JeeeaZafes. t~ April  Jt? CEO. Y, CHOWN, Rosbirer  The Hensk ������f & Fksa is la������  Action.    Insist on Ike  JLJjT.rUU.f-JU'.ljE^    JLJS.tX.JL U11COO  ! Hardships    and    Sacrifices     cf  ! Armies at the Front  I     There is also  one more  clement   in  J enduring hardness.    It is tlie clcnH'nv  I of sacrifice.    Our spirit of endurance  | will be in proportion to our spirit of  sacrifice,  and    nowhere    is    sacrifice*  j more needed than at home.    It must  all be borne" with a noble endurance.  It would be impossible to find words  capable  of expressing thc    hardships  and sacrifices  of  the armies  at     the  front.     It   has  bctn    marvelous      to  think of.    Yet there secmes to be a  sacrifice   at   home   harder   to   endure  in many  respects than   the  sacrifices  on the "firing line.    It is thc sacrifice  made  by mothers, wives  and    loved  ones at home, who live in daily fear,  constant suspense and hourly dread,  sometimes suffering silent tortures in  solitude  in which  even    ihe  I  igel nana Action  "K,j������<e������irl5i������'*tir!<a   fln-x*'l-.navf\  4-n.   TTartaraais.  A   xZ^4~S.3.S.*.&     aJ������M������JIWgv     ������.V-     J-Jl^g.^  hisses  The  BolshcA-iki    are    now    eating  bread made of straw.    All they need  uow is to learn how io bray and the  excite-' transformation   wiii    be    complete.���������  Many Cities in thc United States are  Saving More and Growing  Pork  By feeding garbage to hogs instead  of burning it, Minneapolis will save  its taxpayers between $50,000 and  $60,000 annually. Thc change became  effective on April  1.  Other cities in the United States  which have recently adopted hog-  feeding include: South Bend, Intl.,  Madison,. Wis., Cedar Rapids, Iowa,  Salt Lake City, Utah, and Harrisburg  Pa. The garbage from these cities  will, it is estimated, produce 3,000,000  pounds of marketable pork per annum.  r  II '  -*x~m-  ���������**SxX7x  KEEP YOUR SHOES NEAT^ jj������  mint of a battlefield would bring re  tr~-T T 1       I?...*,*     T>~4..n  llei. JL.VHUUU      XXX.~     -a.   av-JO.  _   Macon Daily Telegraph.  1 JrZiU A^&M R S..E: VFQ RMp'iVp'E V;JU SEV  i in n r. i i j m n n n i *��������� n ���������   r iff   r- *-��������� *"*��������� *-  ��������� ������������������-��������������� *��������� ���������  WOMEN!   IT IS MAGIC!  LIFT OUT ANY CORN  A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN  Apply   a   few   drops   then   lift  corns  or  calluses  off  with  fingers���������no pain  Wheat Imports Insufficient  Every    Effort    Exerted    in   Canada  Will Be Invaluable  The British ministry of food has  cabled to the Canada food board:  "Wheat importations are not arriving in quantities sufficient to meet  our weekly requirements. Every effort that can be exerted in Canada  to increase shipments of wheat and  meat will be invaluable."  Asthma Can Be Cured. Its suffering is as needless as it is terrible to  endure. After its many j-cars of relief of the most stubborn cures no  sufferer can doubt the perfect effectiveness of Dr.-J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy. Comfort of body and  peace of mind return with its use  and nights of sound sleep com2  ;ood.     Ask  your  druggist,  iai.-l-  he can supply you.  Charity���������to the.Rest  Dauber���������I'd like to devote my last  picture lo a charitable institution.  Critic���������Why not give it to an institution for thc blind.���������Boston Transcript.  Minard's "Liniment Cures Colds, Etc.  Not an Unusual Speech  "Young Gabber made quite a_ long-  speech at the club forum',last night."  "What was he talking about?"  "He didn't say."���������Judge.  Just think! You can Hit  off any corn or callus  withovt pain or soreness .  A Cincinnati man discovered this ether compound and named it free-  zon~. Any druggist will  sell a tiny bottle of free-  zone, like here shown, foi  very little cost. You apply a few drops directly  upon a tender corn or  callus. Inst: utly the soreness disappears, ���������then  shortly you will find thc  corn or callus so loose  -hat you can lift it right  off.  Freezone is wonderful.  It dries instantly. It  doesn't cat away the corn  or callus, but shrivels it  up without even irritating  the surrounding skin.  Hard, soft or corns between the toes, as well as  painful calluses, lift right  off. There is no pain before or afterwards. If your druggist hasn't  freezone, tell linn to order a small  bottle for ; ou from his wholesale  drug house.  Farm Machines Necessary  In the time of Nero, it took four  and a half days' labor to raise a  bushel of wheat. When thc reaper  was invented (1831), it took three1  hours. Today it takes ten minutes.  This is a mechanical age on the farm  as well as everywhere else, and the  world has become aosoiuteiy ucpeno-  ent on farm machines.  Can Be    Averted    by    Feeding    the  Starved Nerves  With Rich,  R-ed Blood  Nourish your nerves���������that is the  only way you can overcome life's  worst misery, nervous exhaustion.  The fits of depression an dirritation,  the prostrating headaches, the weakness and trembling of the legs, the  unsteady hand and the imperfect digestion that mark the. victim of  nerve weakness, must end in nervous  breakdown if neglected.  Nourish your nerves by the natural  process of filling your veins with  rich, red, health-giving blood. Your  nerves are crying out for pure blood  and  the     mission    of  Dr.  Williams'  "Pit-il-r    'PtU^       i<=       to       male**    i-.������W.    T  Minard's Liniment   Cures  Cows.  Garget in  Not an Essential Occupation  C:_      T-T.-rr,.       ���������\.Trir-Ar7~r,1,} M,n I AT" .-,.,* _  xjll      Aav'gll     r.'jxxxx.xxx4..x.xK.,      a*a������, iv tililL^  peg police magistrate, has ruled that  men acting as clerks in confectionery stores and in other light occupations, where the work can just as  well be done by women, are not  rendering full service to thc state.  And most people will heartily  with him.���������Montreal Herald.  SHOE POLISHES  ������  i  ta ~������rsx~ -3era,**** e~~g. 6S"W  lL9yUL9mm*Zx10/)mT aWtS m  AB������-A���������M.WHrTE ,TAN. DARK BROWN  OR OX-BLOOD SHOES Ml  B���������, TWEF.F.OALICT COBW'tA-n0^tm.HAMP.TC)l.aitA^f^wa  agi  ���������'ink   ������':  ris' i  ,rh !  $100 Reward, $100  The readers of this paper will be pleased  to learn that there is at least one dreaded  disease that science has been able to cure in  all its stages, and that is catarrh, Catarrh  beine greatly influenced by constitutional  conditions requires constitutional treatment.  Hali's Catarrh Cure is taken internally and  acts through the Blood on the Mucous Surfaces of the System, thereby destroying the  foundation of the disease, giving the patient  strength by building up the constitution and  Assisting nature in doing its -work. The proprietors have so much faith in the curative  powers of Hail's Catarrh Cure that they oSer  One Hundred Dollars for any case that it  fails to cure.    Send for list, of testimonials.  Address:  s?.  j.  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I can now sleep  soundly, eat well, and am enjoying  complete freedom from thc old nervous troubles."  You can get Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills through any dealer in medicine, or-by mail at 50 cents a box or  six boxes for $2.50 from The Dr.  Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville,  Ont.  What   Germany    Started    War   For  Now Explained  Professor Charles Scott Sherrington of Oxford has sent The London  Times a memorandum of a conversation he had at .Heidelberg in August, 1907, with Professor Ernest  Troeltsch, of the theological faculty  of Heidelberg University.  In his conversation as set forth in-  the Oxford professors notes, Prof.  Troeltsch said that Avar between Germany and England was a necessity  becausc  England  had  so  much  that  "(���������   iv?c   ah'?'"''''**''*!-"'   "P'-fcisar-ar   -fnt*   f^far-  4 x .. Xxxl       x^xJJ-r xxxx x. .j . . ~~ wum���������~ ��������� j ��������� ��������� ���������  ��������� ���������  many to possess in order to play  her role as a world- state. Prof.  Troeltsch, a. hen asked what possessions Germany desired, replied:  "Ports, colonics in many parts^ of  the world; Australia, South Africa,  Hong Kong, India."  ^^g^^^B<^g^Q^^>gp^g^^>Sr>>ijjS**t@  a,  Constipeff oe Core  A druggist says s   "For nearly  i.bi*?������a* **~2S~ ������  llSVS 42.t2Tri9nixfin0.r0  the Extract of Roots, known ������s  Mother Seige.'s CaraUve Syrep, for  the ������&dic*l cure of constipation  usd sndigestioSf It is ������n old  reliable remedy that never fails  2 to do th������ work." 30 drops  Ik thrice daily. Get the Genuine,  ������ at druggists. a  SJ>.  7xj������  jx. iOia.   -Xxf ~x a.jj &a ir  His Only Hope  He was a proper professional conjurer, and was proceeding to get the  audience under his spell, and commenced in  real earnest.  "Now, ladies aud gentlemen," he  said, with a wave of the hand, "this  is the magic cabinet. I invite any  lady in the audience to enter this  cabinet. I will then close the door,  and when it shall be opened again,  the lady will havo disappeared, leaving no trace."  There was an impressive silence  until a little, undersized man in the  second row turned to an enormous  woman who sat by him, and breathed eagerly: - m  ".Maria, dear, won't you oblige the  genii email?"  Useful in Campi��������� Explorers, surveyors, prospectors and hunters will find  Dr. Thomas' Electric Oil very useful  in camp. When the feet and legs arc  wet and cold it is well to rub thorn  freely with the Oil and the result  will be the prevention of pains in thc  muscles and should a <*nt, or contusion, or sprain be sustained, nothing could be belter as a dressing or  lotion.  fun:  Renew Your Strenrih!  If you are tired, nervous, sleepless,  have headaches and iangour, you  need Dr. Hamilton's Pills; they tone  the stomach, assist digestion, brace  you up at once. Taken at night���������  you're well by morning. Sickness  and tired feeling disappear instantly.  Vim, spirits, hc.irty health, all thc  joys of life come to everyone that  uses Dr. Hamilton's Pills. No medicine so satisfactory. Get Dr. Hamilton's Pills today, 25c per box at all  dealers.  Greater quantity of Fish and Higher  Prices  The summary of the fishing results in Canada, just published by the  naval department o������ the Dominion  government, shows that the marketed vahte of British. Columbia fish in  1917 was $8,000,000 jnorc than in  1916. This increase, although partly  due to increased prices, is not altogether so, for a greater quantity of  fish has been produced, in spite of  the fact that the tisual big run of  sockcye   salmon  in   the  Frazer   river  district, which was due in 1917, did  not materialize, so that thc pack of  this grade of salmon was only twenty-five per cent, of an ordinary year.  Other grades, however, wore packed  in greater quantities.  The New Bismarck  Bismarck  Minard's   Liniment  Co.,  Limited.  Ludendorft*    as    the   New   Bismarck!     Gents,���������I cured a valuable luintins  Far Eclipsed His Model jdog of mange with MINARD'S LIN-  Froiu a report of a speech said to   JMENT   after    several    veterinaries  have been made at a dinner party in ! ha<1  treated him  without doing   him  Rerlin before    the    great    drive    by|������l������>" Permanent good.  Yours, &c,  WILFRID GAGXE.  Prop,  of  Grand  Central Hotel,  Vr.n nrft youm*-; but once but  you can be youthful always if  you care for your complexion  properly. Daily use oflngram's  Mi lit weed Crenm prevents  blemiaheH, overcomes pimplew  mitl other eruptions. Since  1885 ita distinctive therapeutic quality has been giving  heath to the aki.ia.uivi youthtul  color to the complexion. I*  Itccptj your uiciu toned up,  wuil una clcun.  The refined  wuy  to   banish  oiliuc'ic and tthinine.-s of nn-*e  ajtui forehead Inducr<1 hy nrr������-  piralton, ii to apply  a light  touch of Ingram's Velveola  Souveraine Face Powder, it  also conceal*- the minor blem-  inhes. Included in the complete  line of InRram's toilet products  ut your iii ugn,iul'tj it* Jui^i wm'a  Zodenta for the teeth.  Mtltwtti! Cr<*at*  ���������Jj  50c  and  $!.00  . . .        a    i-  v������  *#*  *  m-$\  a x.. xx..~ x>v xx. a ......a  *   V.  *- *.     *���������    \r  >. .-s  R������uj*e (3 olmilti)  ������  m  *  I50e  y.oalrnls     .      .  ���������  m  ���������  2~e  Milk"/***! Cjeass Soap  ���������  V  2Sc  Borstal TbIcum  ���������  ���������  0  2������c  CowpUxinMTsMetii j      ���������      .      25e  FaKliO'lC I'.lNUsiA.vi CO.  WllMDiiUlf.   CAN.  Judges' Opinion  Medical Officer (posting man to  labor battalion*)���������Do you think you  are fit for really hard labor?  Hard Case���������Well, sir, some of   thc  tics'   judges  have   thought   so.--'Passing Show..  Only the uninformed endure the  agony" of corns. The knowing ones  apply 31 olio way's Corn Cure and get  relief.  Unsinkablc Ship  Daren  XT-boats-  nnd   T>rl!v������-i-s    Car^o  Without  Trouble  Au unsiiikablr. ship, which boldly  braved the dangers of the .submarine  ���������/owe. as a challeiikv. lo tlie ll'uu U-  boals, lias returned sately lo an Ai-  i.iiilic port. It is understood Ihat the  vessel left an Atlantic port in convoy oT forty-three v<*rh**1s, aud when  O.      ii..(a i    <tmi.|ii������i!    (lir.      d-ui|'*������i*      vniif*  the unsinkahh: ship left lhc convoy  as a deliberate rhallenfje to ihe unif-  cimc... boat:-. No .iltcrtts.it war. made  lo avoid thc enemy war vessels, and  tlie ship headed a direct course for  il<i destination, which was ii French  port. After delirrvinrf it������ cargo the  vessel sailed, and a second lime n������"������  attempt wa:i made lo yink it.  T.udendorlV, the following passage is  quoted by the Boston Transcript:  "The people Avill stand the loss of  a million men if I ask it. 1 shall  lake good care that among that million arc those who talk most about  peace or who give trouble Socialists be damned. By the time you  fear a revolution I shall have prevented it. Thc men will be dead and  the women, as Napoleon said, cannot  make revolution--.."  Thcy arc hailing LuderwlolY ia  Germany as the new Bismarck. As a  man of blood and iron he has, however, far eclipsed his model.  Dvummoudvillt*, Aug. 3, '0-1.  Wouldn't Believe It  Sandy   (newly  arrived in  Canadian  forest) *-"\V!::it:is bract's yon?"  Native���������"A young moose."  Sandy���������"Och!    llaud yer  If  that's a   young moose  I'd  see j me o" ver auld rats."  tongue!  like  to  No Shortage '.n Canada  TUg    ig^llg ds%%.  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'xi ���������   j  Yah ! from a rather raucuoue-voiced  fpna.*?  1  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription: $2 a year in advance;  $2=150 to United States points.  O. F. Ha-shs. Owner "and isditor.  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, JULY 19  Tis������ Seheai fflmmtlssg  After this when folks try to tell  Us that Review editorials do not  turn the trick we will know where  to put our hands on a candidate fcr  the Annanias Club.  In the past annual school .meetings have invariably had to wait  half an hour for crowd enough to  open proceedings with. To obviate  this we last week pointed out to  good citizens that it wa& their duty  to be on hand on these occasions.  Saturday night there was a crowd  that almost doubled the seating capacity of the room.  These conversant with the situation were not, slow to realize that  the word that had been passed  around, "Be sure to be at the meet-  in*?," had been heeded generously.  The very first motion submitted���������  moved and seconded by two gentlemen who had not graced a school  subaltern, follows a broadside that,  when the few stray grape shot had  spent themselves, was discovered to  be merely a demand that as how  Trustees Cherjgjngton and Crawford had contravened Part VII. of  Section 10, subsection 4, by soiling  goods to the school, their seats at  the school board should be declared  vacant forthwith, and without fur  (Eftt WM m 9m * ������������ WM W ���������mpi  ���������  er form or ceremony would have  hung the culprits first and tried  them after���������and this depise the  gallant head's just-previous blatant  bray for justice (for Mr. Brousson).  Why Discriminate  About now the meeting began to  wise up some. Why this unseemly  haste to behead Cherrington and  Crawford? The newly-elected trustee, F. H. Jackson, had also sold  goods throughout his just-expired three-year term? True Mr.  Jackson was not now in business,  but surely a crime committed in  January is still a crime in July if  not atoned for ? However, Trustee  Jackson having only been on his  new term half an hour, and we need  him in this business, Brigadier  Moore (again we presume) decided  Everybody's doing it; putting up more fruit this year than ever berore. We  know it from the heavier-than-usual demand for Sealers.    How about you 1  If you are going it stronger than ever, too, your stock 0f last year's jars will  never be enough.    Size up your possible requirements arid buy to-day.    We offer :  New Gem and Perfect Seal Sealers  and Half-Gallons  in  Pints, Quarts  Heavy White Rubber Rings ior ttnts ana Quarts in  New Gem and Perfect Sealers .  Schram and Economy Lids.     Crocks��������� 1, 2,- 3, 4 gallons  When we have to replace this stock prices will be higher.  Too long delay may cost you money.    Buy to '  annual meeting in a matter of four to make a te8t ca9e' of the two oid  years at least���������woke some folks ������P | fc���������l8tee8. Mr. Jackson could await  to the fact that a little prepared  \ss  C.F.B, License 8-21820  General Merchant  ness had not fallen down entirely.  Blessings and Curses  With the completion of the  secretary's reading of the trustees'  report���������even before the usual motion to consider the matter had  been offered���������the fat was in the fire  and a few minutes sufficed to show  that, for a part of the meeting at  any rate, the ratepayers were to be  treated to blessings for Brousson  and curses���������and crucifixion if possible���������for Cherrins-ton and Crawford.  At the start the Broussonian offensive moved with ail the smoothness of a political machine. After  the customary oratorical bombardment directed largely-by Mr. Henry  Lyne and Mr. Charles Moore, out  hops a resolution demanding tiie  reinstatement of Mr. Brousson.  Despite the usual custom of voting  by show of  hands, for some occult  action  of  the  same sort later on,  aity were imposed-as magistrates  sometimes do���������said  trustee  might  i%w f\ x~\       4**-k % v*I m-r  vt t%0      mKUIkm S_Jr  ������ *\* Ol *T  >*-M.*Z>mJ  **I orti*l fir!  \j������ "W V* 4- \4m \~4 \J~  which would cost him his seat may-  be\a, along with a tine up to $500.00  or thirty days hard. But why  worry over the possible loss of a  trustee and thereby jeopardize the  success of the close-formation  drive now well under way.  Again the ballot was demanded, j  and with a little electioneering by  Lieut. Lyne, who exhorted all and  sundry to mark their ballots "For"  ���������and the erring trustees had cut  the hostile vote down to 40 to 8.  The Crowning Infamy  This would appear to have completed the day's pre-arranged oarn-  prign for here we have the brigadier's commjad. Cease Firing! in the  shape of a motion to adjourn the  meeting indefinitely, the detail of  naming a date to resume hostilities,  for good and sufficient reasons, not  being attended to. This motion, of  course, revealed the real purpose of  the fire-fast-and-follow-up tactics  of the distinguished leader. At this  juncture the ordinary taxpayer  called a halt.  In a few words .Tames Compton  explained that the meeting was not  staged wholly for the purpose of  singing the praises of Mr. Brovsson  even by such talented  vocalists as  basso prof undo Henry Lyne. Mr.  Compton assured the vaudeville  stars that the meeting was to a  d^rrreo concerned with voting money  to run a school with, and that unless proceedings wore concluded  and a request got on to Victoria  their precocious principal might  have a long wait for his July pay  cheque, to say nothing of a possibility of thc schools not opening as  per schedule.  Thih counter attack found tho  invaders' outposts asleep on duty,  ���������tjiid before the high command could  rally hm hitherto all-conquering  forces the meeting had settled down  to thc real   business   of thc annual  <;<mum, v a-.  to have it by ballot. With nothing  whatever said as to who might  legally vote ballots were handed  men, women and girls alike.  By a show of 50 to 2 the outer  fringe of trustee trenches were taken, and with some acclaim Mr.  Brousson was "urged" to come out  and review operations so far, to say  a "few"   wordy a* to his satisfaction I the      peei-lesR      baritone,     Charles  supplements. V.y a quite full recital I Moore,   and    the   equally-rfnowed  of most, all the features contained in l  his plea for justice in our last issue.  On  With the Fight  It was with some trouble the  '���������onquerors were restrained from  launching a thrust for the second  line of dugouts, but finally thcy  were constrained to stay hostilities  -ill the law was fulfilled as to the  nomination of a trustee. Although  i'ftcen minute'-' '.���������������:*..������������������ <-,o (jested for  ! bis lectin.- ihcre V������."-ing only one.  nomination, about live minutes sufficed, and the charge wkh  resumed.  Overlooking   Lm-   i'acL    .���������iia.t   lle>  t rnstees report was still   before  the  house  undiscussed  and unadopted,  ..  ; 'j.'.'...'.   .'.'.'':." *.".\'.'"\   :\*   ���������l������r������   triMtuiirv '  department,  although   thc   budget I  had not yet been presented.      After   Awoke Too JLate  i musketry salvo to  permit ' Yener-        When the bombastic and  bunip-  alissimo   Moore,   we assume, to get   tions kmgaoUer  hnali.y  consolidated  bis wits together,   and don such kc- ' hi* lines he alone sallied cautiously  .���������..r.strenicnt.'-. :i." .". copy of t',.. M"Ii.i'i!   fori h into no man's land.      It would  ; aOi.  <i.JU i   >a.e.   ', i J.UOH   ' j������    ......  i . . i'  _, ���������  .- / ...   .    ; ,,  .'.    ,   .   ' ,,      .'.-;'   '    '.':  pedia    f'.ritl anie'i,    ihe   i'i,niiiiii oder   hi,-, attempt to tunash   th<  led the charge  in   person,     With a   an  adjournment   motion,  sulfic'icnt  burst,   of "oratory'*   that   bad  Tom   air   space   developed    in    his   brain  make the now quite chastened  Major Moore a co-defendant and  have him mulcted in the $500 fine  on a 50-50 basis. By now this  dread had him down to a captain's  importance* the still further  humbled Lieut. Moore pleaded to  have leave to make a motion to the  effect that nomination be declared  illegal and that that order of business be reverted back to.  For a man who had inst aired  *~:���������. *.������,������.���������* ~-x-..-x-7v\sxs.srt- j*.p to trustees'  rights and standings, this outrageous breach of parliamentary procedure even took* the breath away  from Corp. Lyne, who fell down so  miserably in support that even his  customary smile failed him, and the  chairman charitably spared the  speaker further humiliation by  merely remarking that that order  of the evening's business was sealed  with the seven seals for another  twelve months.    R.I.P.  Had Him Groggy  Just  on   general  principles  our  habit  is  to   heave bricks at T. M.  Edmondson, but it  is due our onetime   windmill, but  now   railway,  magnate, to say that for rough and  tumble,   happy  go  lucky, catch as  catch   can    methods    paraded   ae  school   meeting procedure, well���������it  made him dizzy.    At  best he had  only two chances to speak all even-  big.    If the performance *' got Kd-  mondson's goat" what must it have  been for other citizens who gathered there to hear school matters intelligently discussed   and   at  suoh  length as their importance warranted ;     hot  jammed  throufih   with  even moro speed than our legislat-  ators get up the last few days of a  parliamentary session.  For those who want to know  what hand the trustees had in thc  proceedings be it said that tho  chairman of the board did attempt  to discuss a matter put up to him,  but tho courteous hearing that had  been given his questioner was denied him. the trustee wisely decided  to wait until a moro convenient  season, but when that particular  osAtrk' oi \.\i:,hw.;'.; v.-:i" reached Corp.  Lyne had so amply satisfied his  lust for trustees' gore that hc nov-  '"��������� ���������vMuhl'-d I'c-nrouniiinling his  quest ion as to what had been done  with the '"parents" petition; ready  aii iinl'orl uiiiite occurrence, because  Ivlrnond'ion beaten a hundred dill 'compartment to allow of an idea to the chairman nf the board has the  cj'.-nt ways to t.be kitty, aim wu.h in..i lodgment th-i.-. Thii. Ma..h of j good' en Mr. IiVi-e which may, or  a. couple of repetitions  of what this   semi normal mentality aioum.u him , m.iy nut. have. inlliUiiC;:d this lusty  '* !. . .Y ;.!!':������������������'- "'''" ������������������"'*   ���������'- "��������� fi.nr   i.hut   if'ih.iiis  if   some, of ! champion of  the  principal's  rightN  the dammit.ory" >)not", which,  con Y t |,e enemy took action   to unseat I'\ , to adopt    ;i    policy   of   discretion   in  Might Have Been Worse  While this amateur effort does,  in part, justice to the occasion, be  it said that from 9.30 until 10.45  those really concerned in school  district affairs managed to elect an  auditor;, to at last adopt the trustees' report and the treasurer's  statement, vote $3500 tor the year,  and discuse other matters for the  good and welfare of the district���������-  and that up to the time of going to  press all is quiet along the Kootenay, educationally speaking.  The meeting closed in peace and  narmony aoou������s xi, wnn uue ������-i-s-  *ates of the meeting adopted oiv  motion    of    a    qui te*>the-;qld- timet  f.Xx rx .Jt r. r.     n/f r.rxv.rx'  \rllMO>l ICO   J-TjAjajti c.  How it Seemed  Considerate reader, at some time  in your life you have been at ar  entertainment that may have cost  only two bits, but which did not  open up as if in the nickel class  even, and you most likely resented  being stung. As the show develop  ed from bad to worse you didn't  feel quite so bad; sort of got used  to it, maybe. When it was all  over you probably voted it was  worth the money; you knew just  how bad a performance of the sort  could be.  That about expresses the situation  on this occubiou up till  about 9.30���������  possibly Mr. Lyne's bedtime���������after  which things favorable and unfavorable to the board, were discussed.  There are Others  The same burlesque Is all too often  in evidence at Farmers' Institute  annuals, and we can see no silver lining to the clouds that might portend  improyement, Our grown ups seem  to be of the same cast as the young  folks. With the latter nothing is  complete without a dance, while with  the^eldevs to be sure of a crowd it is  necessary to have word there is likely  to be a row. n,  While this condition exists instead  of attempting to force trustees, who  have giyeri" reasonably good -service,  out of oiilce������ some section  of our responsible citizens should   be   bending  every effort to keep  them on the job,  bad and all as their enemies have all  at   o^:ce   tried   to    make   them   cut.  Heaven deliyer Creston School District  from being delivered into the hands of  the so-caiied friends who jawed without ceasing,  almost, for   three hours  last Saturday night.  Kaslo's food control committee has  gone asleep. The Kootenaian is demanding thai the president dls-messi-  ber the drowsy ones and replace them  with others not subject to hook worm.  The English Church membership at  Kaslo went up five as a result of the  Bishop of Kootenay's visit last week.  Strange as it may seem two of the new  members were Goodenoughs.    Police!  A full-fledged Red Cross Society has  deen organized at Proctor, with a  good-sized initial membership.  mimiyi'iimi'n 'ifrp-*- -  K1  YOU   MUST CHOOSE ONE  - 01 *CT*ON  ?,,|l,,..././������  inc wi1 h  THIS  LEADS TO  11 uur\ e*bU^5*3m  t,  ���������������'.V  p,������  ..II....  11  'iill'lii'  Ili'lUMIIIIII  IH'll-       I I.a     ���������   i  ! I el    t ..l I i   ai)'   V a a. ��������� a i t .  TH6S  LEADS TO  YOUR  I  .3f  TAKE NO CHA1  ob itt -rtur^ mil  1a*������m������L  'J        u     ySmmaf  UJ    13 txxxw* U  m%tij#&mf %iiixmzaP  ^���������������������aai^ a.  ..5  miittnmni'  mmmmsmmnam.  wvm  itJaSsaac  l!dMa*|tt*g������Mg^^  ���������' '"aiMwumiiiiJuijiiiiiM^  tai ������������������  ������^l't'������������iLJI^.Mfc'fis������s.'v^^j?r^,^, THE CBESTOS  BBVIEW  The switch crew is back to day shift  only again.   Some  new  new  faces,  however are to be seen on it as both  Yardmater "Loasby and J. A. Cameron are on the sick list this week.  Dr. Henderson and Jack Hayden of  Creston were here on Monday enroute  to Kuskanook for a day's fishing.  The catch was a fine one. about sixty  pounds, mostly steelhead and char.  Switchman Cam is back again after  his mishap on Dominion Day, .and is  feeling as well as ever. *      "  ��������� T. Rodgers was re-elected trustee at  the school meeting on Saturday night  which was ffsorly attended. Miss  Goodman, last term's teacher, will be  in charge for the ensuing term.  with Mrs. Dennes, and were Creston  callers on Thursday last.  TW/alflo Vara  r.x7.~xrx~xrxr^  aacfntjj.rat.      *l5o*ht.  master mechanic, is keeping Sirdar on  the map as a fruit shipping centre  these days, with a quite extensive  shipping of raspberries, in addition to  supplying the local market.  There has been afallingof������ in freight  traffic both east and west this week,  though to date the tonnage handled  shows quite an increase over 1917.  Oriiiibroofe Rod 2.n*i ������im Oiuh will  buy their supply of cartridges en bloc  and saye the middleman's profit this  year,  Kaslo citizens were eating new potatoes, grown locally, last week.  Some of them were  bigger than rob-  in's  VV Xr      XXiirir        I4\J        I  service here on  ri1~.r~Kr.X7  xixxifylxaxx  Monday  night, Rey.  " tier   S/ppOiilfc-  rnents for the other days  of the week.  Tif.x~.nrxA  x'^x.xixxjn.wxx  Mr, and Mrs.  H.  H. Boss are away  for a. month's vacation at the coast,  from where,* with their daughter, they  will-proceed to look up old friends at  - North Bay and other Ontario points.  The pupils of Silvertoon school presented Principal King with a wrist  watch at thc close of the term. He is  s.ga.Qg up for overseas seryice?  WATER NOTIG&  Lmi\W  \ NOTARY PU&LiO  INSURANCE   - REAL ESTATE  t~>SsA4tmSs.rr  OftSSTGl*  iZHVSL. EiVmiftEER A..~~.  LAN& SURVEYOR  CRESTON  B.C.  OFFICES  NELSON  ���������������  (Diversion and Use)  Take notice that George Cartwright,  whose address is Ericksou, B.C., will  apply for a license to take and use 500  gallons per day of water out of Babbit  Creek,   which   flows  southerly,   and  drains into  Goat  River, about one-  quarter mile below the canyon.   The  water will be diverted from the stream  at a point upstream, about 225 feet  from where it crosses East line of Lot  6617, and will  be used for domestic  purpose upon the land described as  Lots 1, 2 and 5 of Lot 5617, G. 1.   This  notice was posted on the ground the  14th January, 1918. A copy of this notice and an application pursuant thereto and to the "Water Act, 1614," will  be Sled in the office of the Water Recorder at Nelson.   Objectless to the  application may be filed with the said  Water Recorder or with the Conap- j  troller of Water Rights,  Parliament j  Buildings, Victoria, B.C., within thirty days" after the first appearancejpf  this notice in a local newspaper.    Tne  date of the first publication of this  notice is July 12th. 1918.  GEORGE CARTWRIGHT,  Applicant.  g there any  Meat in the  House?  2500 invitations have been sent out  to prospective delegates to the irrigation convention at XNfeison. the latter  pai-fe of. the month.  Vernon Price was killed : at a mine  at "Princeton last week when a small  stofte dropping a great distance and  struck and instantly killed him.,  ' Because he was unable to get gover  ment money io make some needed  repairs in a, Fernie suburb the residents in that part of the town asked A,  I. Fisher, M.P.P., to resign.  S. S. Jaryis, who has been collector  of taxes and provincial assessor for  years, and also government agent  since 1912, at Nelson, has been dismissed. His successor is Edwrard  Ferguson.  at Canyon City Lumbar Co. Sawmill at  Canyon City.  WATER NOT'IGB  This is the first cjnes-  tion that presents itself  to the housewife if* ah  unexpected visitor drops  in for a. meaL SSufe why"  worry?  Shamrock Brand  Hams and JSac&si  ���������"������������������ _   _ M 4T\ Z������JL--  rimesz   \������u&~*~y  Cooked Ham  Lunch Meat  Solo^na, &���������������  are always to be had  here. In meats nothing  quite equals 'Sbamroel?  products.  (Diversion and Use)  Take notice that T. Baines, whose  address is Creston, B.<u., wiii apply for  a license to takf and use five acres of  water out of a siough stream, unnamed, which Sows in a southerly dlrec  tion and drains into Kootenay Flats  by seepage in many directions.   The  water wi!*" be diverted from the stream  at a point about half-way between the  northwest and -southwest corners of  Block. 29, and will be used for irriga-  il-ionptirptjses upon the land described  as the south half of Blocks Nos. 46 and  48.   This   notice was  posted on   the  ground on the 6th day of July, 1918.  A copy of this notice and an application   pursuant   thereto, . and  to  the  "Water Act, 1914," will be filed in the  office of the Water Recorder at Nelson,  B.C.     Objections to   the amplication  may be filed with the said Water Recorder, or with   the  Comptroller of  Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,  Victoria,   B.C,   within   thirty days  sifter thc Srst appearance oi this' notice  in a local newspaper.   The date of the  first publication of this notice is July  lb CO., 'J!i.  12th, 1918.  T. BAINES, Applicant.  Boar for Service  PUREBRED CHESTER WHITE  For ternib and all other infor-.  .nation see A. MIRABELLI,  CreBton.  Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables  Sleighs and Cutters.     Team Sleighs  Single and Double Harness and Supplies  Several  Sets  of Second-Hand  Harness  Coal and Wood For Sale.  ; ffjBBS <������&������  r  PhOBimm     SS  Sirdar Ave.  mmmtSSBBSm  THE CANADIAN BANK  ���������'���������'������    ���������-<     -i*"**) 40*0*, m.      mm     m"*"���������"���������**W���������V  ^*N ft" ***  SJU EOr-UlND WAUSER. f^llPli Sm JOHN A,RD* General Manaow  C.V.C.. LL.C. S.C.L. I-.-v.JJ-..t 'SJSKS  H V- r- JONI-S. Av.-\. C-n'l. Ma-w^r  CAWTAl PAID Uh $15,000.00^^ . $13,500,000  ' FKUlT GROWERS' BUSINESS  fn --( tt ���������  ��������� .in -wr j -"i ��������������������������� "* ���������-������������������������������������ -��������� ���������1, - -������������������ ��������� ������������������ ������������������..��������� ������������������  .��������� ���������  -. -.  -     -     .��������� ���������-  Ftaiit groweio wiM  find their banking requsre-  juickHtfii gavvM every car^ and attention ii  entrusted $*J thst-i Bunk* Tlie Manager  *' '  ~>*1* ������������������*������������������" '- ~x-m V ~*m ~x aMHM.        ^M������������i .trm     ITt* try, m.0*m f~* 0-m0-.4"%      *****?������-*lli*������ ���������*"**< ft-m  ^"tfJttm        %^~0m.������~*������%MMimmm t>4������M      ~~-mx~-xm.      W   -a^a^w^ v.*.--^   ilhe Reiiik. ts ;nWe to render. q������  0. G. BENNETT Manager Creston Branch  e  ^mj Years of A  Hat-^ssf L������fisv^.  Leave off Absence on Ground of Extreme Hardship.  B    B V*Vr"5?"iS*5  ife to ol^t^iss  ea^s ca ASisenoes  5      m.-"..  xT\f     i%.Ax~.:  ivien i>-*mei:een aaa twenty Years  It has come to the attention of the Goveitoment that there Is a widespread  >���������  Si  4-l-m  1 ������^\Y*ft       "S", J*M s.       ^/t"*"! ��������� ��������� ��������� jT  !!  ieii of iiiiieteen years, and those who became twenty  since October 13, 1917, as well as those who may become nineteen from time to  tiime and who have been or will be called upon to register under the Military  Service Act, are to be immediately called to the colours.  This impression is quite incorrect. No date has yet been fixed lor eallmg  upon such men to so report for duty, nor has the question been brought^ before  the Cabinet for decisioit. In view of the need of labour on the farm, it is most  unlikely that consideration will be given to the matter until after the harvest is  over, although of course the Government's action must be determined primarily  by the military situation.  There is no further obligation incumoent upon young men of the ages  above mentioned who have registered or who do so hereafter, until they receive  notice from the Registrars.  Harvest Leave.       "  Some enquiries have been received as to the possibility of granting harvest  leave to such troops as may be in the country at that time. No definite assurance can be given on this point as advantage must be taken of ship?? as they  become available. On the other hand, harvest leave will be given if at all  possible.  Leave of Absence on Grounds of Extreme Hardship.  ,xt is desired that the Regulations respecting leave of absence in eases of hardship should be widely known and fully understood. Such leave will be granted  in two cases:��������� (a) where extreme hardship arises by reason of the fact that the  man concerned is either the only son capable of earning a livelihood, of a father  killed or disabled on service or presently in service overseas, or in training for  such service, or under treatment after returning from overseas; or the only  remaining of two or more brothers capable of earning a livelihood (the other  brother or brothers having been killed or .disabled on service, or being presently  in service overseas, or in training for overseas or under treatment after his oi*  their return from overseas); brothers married before 4th August, 1314, living in  separate establishments and having a child or children not to be counted,  in determining th������j fact that the. man is the "only'* remaining son or brother;  (b) where extreme hardship arises by reason of exceptional circumstances such as  the fact that the man concerned is the sole support of a widowed mother, an  invalid father or other helnless dependents.  It is to be noted tha-t in. *vl! theee cases the esoverninp* factor is not hardship,  loss or suffering to the individual concerned, but to others, that is, members ol  liis family or those depending upon him.  Procedure to obtain leave of absence.  A simple system for dealing with these cases has been adopted. Forms of  application have been supplied to every Depot Battalion and an officer of each  bifcluilior*. hr.c bcrn detn!!<**i wW<* *h.ly it i������ to *nve them immediate attention.  The man concerned should on reporting to his unit state that he desires to apply  ��������� lor leave of absence on one or more of the ground-* mentioned and his application  form will then be filled out and forwarded to MiHtia Headquarters, Ottawa. In  the meantime, if tho case appears meritorious, thc man will be pi von provisional  leave of absence for thirty days so that he may return home und e>.ni.imu;  civil occupation while hir> caw*. ii> being filially disposed of.  PtePAirrMENT of JusTieiw.  8  B  II  hi>  ItiBDWU   ltX  -0m  sejrriiirmirs!BS!������-(mvfmmtiwmmmmiif"n  gjjjgilPIBpBlg!^  it-Mr .ii i, ������..>n������:t*������il--f..M Mfc  IfllM1111**!^ Hi  ~Mx~m.,ux~.xxx.^..-.i..,.Lx���������...u ....xx.... ....x...,........xx...xx. ���������ll1[rTr���������rrrirf]||>M]1J nmmmgnf d^rifn  wililiWi^)l*'-W'i^l*ilii*������^^.i������.Bw;������>i������)ii^w.������^^iii(yM������  aii^i**it./3i������*_ijtiiktoft'.1i '^���i'-'y.-x/w-'sii^
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A Colored Miracle
Have   Yu   Done
It was with
the   Lorraine front.
Lost Yo Own Language
the.  American
He was
army oil
a.    black
Let Cuticura Care
i���.��/��    Mi~K*-> *"��   ^=k|j^n����i��
iui utxuy �� km/ic-xi-i
It's really wonderful How quickly a
hot bath with Cuticura Soap followed
by a gentle anointing with Cuticura
Ointment relieves skin irritations
which keep baby wakeful and restless, permits sleep for infant and rest
for mother, and points to healment in
most cases "when it seems nothing
would help.
Sample Eacfc Free by Mail. Address postcard: "-Cuticura, Dept. N. Boston. U.S. A. '
Sold by dealers throughout the world.
'iu ii mi���ia���an������ ��� i ���"���!��� %����umm m-x
To Aid Pork Production
.jc:v Irom Alaban
had been working: iu a stone quarry
mopt all uay an<l no one had said a
word to him. He happened to look
across thc way and there was an ���
oilier black boy in khaki. The other
black boy was a French colonial, but
the American black boy looked only
at thc face and the color of the uniform.
'"Low   niggah,   how's   tricks?"    was
the opening social parry.
No answer.
"Ah  say niggah,    does     you  know
Ah's talkin' to you?"
Then    astonishment.    . From
other black came a cattle of 1*
that would
Sensitiveness Spells Fallure j
For Constipation
Carter's little
put  a  machine   gun     to
will set you right |
over night*      |
Purely Vegetable
Ssasli Pali, Small Dose, Small Price
iGv    from     Alabama
couldn't believe  his  eyes
Bank Offers to Lend Sufficient Money
Under Club Plan
The  Souris, Man., branch  of   - thc
Merchants' Bank of Canada, has announced  thc  organization  of  a  boys'
and  girls'  Pig  Club  and  is  prepared
to lend sufficient money to any child
between   the   ages^of   eight-*and     ten
years,  to purchase two pigs���one  to
be raised for meat pun*oses, and thc
other to be  retained in o'rdcr that a
litter of pigs be  raised the following
year.    Thc bank states that one of its
principal objects in forming this; club
is to assist in increasing pork production.    Special prizes will be offered to
thc -members.
gasped. He
or his cars.
"Fob da Gawd's -sake, niggah, has
you been mixed ' up with these
trenchers'so much you done lost yo'
own language?" and he went back to
on Horses, Cattle, etc., quickly cured
For Sate bv All Dealers
Douglas   5:   Co.,   Prop'rs,   Napanee,   Ont.
Lower Flour Price Secured
As a result of a conference between the Canada food board and
the milling interests, spring wheat
millers have been required to make
a reduction of 15 cents per barrel in
thc price of flour.
ICarter's lr@n nils
Will restore color to the faces ��sl
those vvho Sack Iroaiffi the blood, *
as most pale-faced people do.
Eat More Fish
Canada Has   Vast    Fish    Resources
Which Can Supply Unlimited
Efforts  have  been made    th rough-
Pills for Nervous Troubles.��� Thc
stomach i.s the centre of tlie nervous
system, and when the stomach suspends healthy action the result is
manifest in disturbances of the nerves. If allowed to persist, nervous
debility, r\ c'.-.r.gcrous ailmsnt, may
ensue. Thc firs-t consideration is to
restore the
Did a Good Turn
For an Old Frieni
wi j xnr
out ^anada to produce a
more fish. This country has fish resources, which have been exploited
commercially for the export trade
but only in thc big citieshave fresh
fish been available regularly to private consumers. On the Pacific
coast and thc Atlantic coast, on thc
lakes of thc west, on thc lakes of
Northern Ontario and the Great
Lakes, fishermen will procure fish if
the ���.demand for it becomes j-egular
and constant. Eat more fish and save
meat for the men at the front.
You'll Never Hold a Big Job Until
You Can Forget Your Own
Petty   Self
In an article called "How I Cured
Myself of Being Sensitive,''' a writer
says in Thc American Magazine:
" 'Wagner, you've got ability,' he
cried, 'but you'll never get anywhere
in this world until* you quit tearing
yourself to pieces! I've watched you
for the past three years; tw-ice I've
had it iu mind to push you up a
notch in the office, and every time
I've passed j'ou and picked someone
else, because 1 know you aren't lit
to handle other men. No man is fit
to handle other men until he has
learned to control himself. You can't,
you're too blamed sensitive.
" 'Little setbacks break your heart.
A letter of complaint comes in from
some customer and you take it as a
personal criticism, and lose a day's
work brooding over it. You see mc
in conference with some of the other'
men, and you stab yourself wondering why you weren't invited, and imagine that I have turned against you.
You heat- that someone who is making more money than you, and immediately all far fields look greener.
You're a. fairly useful cog iu your
present job, and it might put me to
some annoyance to lose you. But
you'll never "hold a big job until you
can forget your own petty self and
learn to laugh when the world takes
a crack at you. Hanged if I don't
think sometimes it might be better if
you were to get out and try your
hand somewhere else.*'
These men know from expsrienes
that Sloan's Liniment will take the
stiffness out of joints and the soreness out of muscles���And it's so
convenient! No nibbing required.
It quickly penetrates and brings relief. Easy to apply and cleaner than
mussy plasters or ointments.
Always have a bottle in the house
for rheumatic aches, lame back,
sprains and strains.
Generous sized bottles at �����*���" druggists.     .--.
of disfiguring blemishes,, by quickly
purifying the blood, improving the circulation, and regulating the habits with
is   no  rearm
these "ills
to proper action,
/.Uer remedv for
:. Vegetable'Tills.
Henry Burkhart,    of    Saskatchewan,'
Dodd's Kidney Pills to Dako- 1
Friends   Join in Their i
can attest    the    virtue ot
in   curiner nervous  uisord-
ta, and His
Sask.,   (Special).
There is no medicine for little ones
to equal Baby's Own Tablets. The
Tablets arc a mild but thorough laxative; pleasant to take; do not gripe
and never fail to relieve the little one
of constipation, indigestion, colic or
of  thc     other    minor    ailments.
I no
I ^>.
Suggestion for Housewives
"John,"    said Mrs. Jenkins, looking
up   from   the   evening     paper,     "You
know  Iioav  many    dishes     Kate   .has
broken latch';"
"Yes," rrp'iie.
"vVcH,'\ continu
is  something hi-ve
Steel    i��l:itos.        1
what    they    arc,
they  might  be  iiuh
vcrv   thing   we     nc-
tell  every  one that sutlers  from kid-j^'J
ncy  trouble   to  take  Dodd's    Kidney j Concerning   thci
Tills."    These  are  the words  of  Mr.< folic,  Eel River  Ridge,  N.B.,  writes
Henry Burkhart,- of this place. -���-"I believe Baby's Own Tablets are
"I  took   Docki's Kidney  Pills     for j the finest medicine for little  ones   J
eight  months,"   Mr.  Burkhart contin- i have  ever used.     From  my  own  cx-
.ill J b.
Miller's Worm Powders area pleasant medicine for Avorm-infcsted
children, and thcy -will take it without objection. When directions are
followcd.it will not injure the niost
delicate child, as there is nothing of
an injurious nature in its composition. They will speedily rid a child
of worms and restore the health _ of
thc little sufferers whose vitality lias
become impaired by the attacks of
those-internal pests.
Luxt-tt Sale of Any Medu-usat in khm World*
Ss!d everywhere.   Is boxes, 25s.
Still in Bondage
A lawyer travelling through Alabama was much interested in Uncle
Ned. "So you were once a slave,
ch?"   said  he.
"Yas,  sah,"  said  Uncle  Ned.
"Mow thrilling!" said thc laAvyer.
"And after the ar you got your
freedom, eh?"
- "No, sah," said Ned gloomily. "1
didn't git mah freedom, sah. After
de war I done got married!"���Case
and Comment.
mum  Kuui
A safe, reliable tsgulaBna sssii.
cine. Sold In three decrees ot
strength. No. 1. $1. No. 2. Ui
No. 3. (3 per box. Sold by aU
druegist9, ot seat .prepaid in
plain package on receipt OS
price. Free pamphlet Addre**
Torante. OrJ. iFctsssHu WlndmrJ
John:  "what of
��*-.'   the   lady,   !
i-   the  paper
''or'.'.     know
b'-.i  1   should
<tnu*tible and
*('."   - ���-   T.i\"ei-'
./**   i
��� Here:
ju*-.t i
-if m-
i  boUuiv
The Ownership
(in  piib'ie gardensT intorest-
you     happen      to
to w
.���Halt    .'amil
at  plant
th- p
to know it
That plant
ionton  i'ul-
feci as w-ell as ever
I did iu my Iiie. I also sent one box
to a friend who lives in Dakota, and
who I knew suffered from his kidneys.
"My friend wrote mc to get him
some more of Dodd's Kidney Pills,
as thc doctors- could do nothing to
help him. He said Dodd's Kidney
Pills were the best medicine he had
ever  taken.
"f would not be without Dodd's
Kidney  Pills."
In the sparsely-settled parts of the
West, Avhcre doctors arc few, Dodd's
Kidney  Pills have long held an honored  place    in    the  family  medicine
chest.       The     conditions    winch   arc !
common      to     newly-settled-     prairie j
countries   makes  kidney   troubl**    one j
of the  most prevalent ills,    and    the ���
periencc I would recommend every
mother to keep a box on hand." The
Tablets arc sold by medicine dealers
or by mail at 25 cents a box: from
The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,
Brockvillc,  Ont.
settlers early discovered.the splendid j hc niav:iKa'm exert his power!
results to be obtained -w' V>o< d s pC.-Sonalily to bring order and go
kidney   fills.       Ask   your     ncignboi   ���ovcnnncnt lo Kussia."
Kerensky Said to Be Safe
Alexander Kerensky, Russia's man
of the hour at the dethronement of
the Romanoffs, and Aviio in turn was
overthrown by thc Bolshcviki, is safe
and among friends^ according to
authoritative, information received by
Russians in New York.
" Kerensky is safe and
friends," an official declared,
not in thc best of health aud
ing  quietly.
"His condition  is  far from  serious
however,  aud   when   thc  time  comes
may     be
Quest Chairs
Customer���These chairs
fashionable, but they are
Salesman���Ah, that's the beauty of
these chairs, madam. When a caller
sits in one of them she doesn't stay
long.���Boston Transcript.
S  n&ntArB^lK Hospitals wtb
great mccei", cures chroksc wsakksu, lost vigor
mlbs. xiXHEn no. druggists ��r ttMi. t.. rosT 4 era
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Adds Richness
Paddy   R.  Knew    "Enough   to
His Own Broken LeK
who have, followed
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economy or -*
digestibility ,
rlsmen   who   iinvc   lollowc-d   the
one of thc wonder horses of tha^
ti111<-. 1'arldy K., tlie matinee marvel,
l-fi-rntly   died  at  Carman,  'Manitoba.
I.'aihly Iv'. was rcmnvncd, not only
fur his grc;it siH'.ed and cndiirani-.e,
but becau'-e of liis wonderful intelli-
geucr*. (t is recorded of him that
; iim,"- .-. hi!- :-;���.'*!ti*-.-; -it the old track
.M. St. Thomas, (int., lie broke his
I'T. InYeiul of behaving as oilier
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JT\x V
A Woman's Burdens
Yes, it's a fact, you can loosen your
corns, peel them off in one piece, by
using Putnam's Corn Extractor.
Nothing else so quick, so simple and
easy as Putnam's. Just a few drops
makes the corn shrivel. Best part of
all, Putnam's is painless and costs
but a quarter���why pay more when
Putnam's lixtractor is guaranteed to
cure._,.��5old everywhere.
German Destructiveness
Commends the Farmers
Warm commendation is dxic the
farmers of Canada for thc way in
which thcy have taken thc rebuff administered by Premier Borden. They
have proved their patriotism by deciding, to return to their homes and
to get as much out of their Jand as
possible in spile of the handicap imposed. -'Fanners and soldiers have
much in common; among other
things both have seen pledges given
them by the government broken.���
London Advertiser,
Devastation Wrought
the Huns
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f'h.'C-my by llio chronic ���jtoakncasoi, deli-
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tlinI; nlYIiefc womankind oho will And robot?
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JJr. Tiwroo***. ifuvorito Prescription. If
film's M-.-rwovicetl, nervous, or "rundown," hIu* fimls wow life and otrcnRtli.
It"m a Tiowftrfiil, invigorating tonic and
norviiio which "vvas tlifii'-ovcicd and lined
by an eminent physician for many yoars,
in Ins largo medical practice among
women. .l��'or young girlH just oiitorlng
wotnrinliood; for women in iniddlo lifo,
tin- " l''avoiilo Prcscrlplion" 'ih tho only
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"I.ouvain will remain perhaps lhc
classic instance of Schrccklichkeit,"
says Brand. VVhitlock In Everyl)o(t3*'s
for May, "but Vise was worse." To
day, lying along the Mcusc is a silent city; its empty chambers open to
Ithc sky. ft might be'Pompeii. Those
ruins might have lain there for centuries. There is not a living being
there. The. devastation, the destruction arc absolute, the science complete; it is thc very abomination of
desolation, a mass of brick and stone
and chaired beau.:", crumbling white
facades, -whose windows, with their
casements blackened by tire, stare
like thc hollow sockets of skulb. Of
the four thousand inhabitants, not i
one is '.here, not a house is standing,
not a root remains. The taverns
where the people, used lo go iu joyous bauds to cat the famous roast
goose, arc heaps o-" cinders; thc very
trees iu thci. garde-.-.s, under whose
buuglna thc youth of liege usod lo
dance the cramignon, have been
burned. The scaling walls of the
church tremble it. the wind, the roof
has fallen in; the towers with their
lull.,, the organ--, tlu* statue'!. have
tumbled into bits. Thc work that
would have required ages, was accomplished by (ieriuan organization
in  a  night.  .  .  ."
Recognized as thc leading specific
for thc destruction of worms, Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator has
proved a boon lo suffering c'.ih'.n. u
here,     it   seldom   fail*
evervw iiei t\
No Compliment
"Do you think your lounspCaple
will give vou any banquets?"
"Not if i can head 'cm off," replied Senator Sorghum. "1 don't
want to get \vith a crowd that sit
right down in front of a reminder of
the high cost oi living' problem."���-
Washington  Star.
Minard's  "Liniment Cure*;  Distemper,
Needed an Expert
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hard   lor  .sonic,   ti
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*mwmm4iMm*mmx��u THE     REVIEW^     ORESTOK,     B.     ft  Without Any Drugs I  If you slider from a cold, sneezing  or catarrh���������don't use a snuff���������use a  sen si'V,<*������ treatment like Catarrhozone.  it heals aud soothes, brings relief at  once, cures thoroughly. In bronchitis and throat trouble no doctor can  do better than prescribe Catarrho-  zonc- Try it���������see what wonders 1}  works���������what power it possesses. Different from the old-way���������you inhale*  Catarrlrozonc.      Get the dollar outh  ! self-pity.    For the remaining five sec--.!  jonds   a   shade   of   doubt,   and   finally j  'of   relief,   prevailed     ou  vhis      plain,)  honest  face. j  "I don't believe it's him after all," j  he muttered as he remounted and  pedalled along the well-kept drive.  "In any case, he isn't going to the  dower house, and I may steal a  march on him if the old man doesn't  show up. Not that it's much use, I  fcar.'l.  Mr. Clegg cycled slowly up the  gentle gradient to a point where the  private road split in two, one section  running straight  to  the  big  mansion  &1.CI.T,.   ������,..|C,     ill    all.  which includes the inhaler and is.v,diose long, Ioav frontage was now  sruarnntccd. Smaller size 50c, sample-visible at the top of the hill thc other curving sharply downwards on to  a green plateau in thc park, where  an ancient house, little more than a  cottage, snuggled under a coppice of  wind-swept  dwarf  oaks.  A  high  yew  hedge     enclosed     tlie  mo *  *f*  ^\  M-xM  COMLYN  ATT  il.  *%=    BY ���������  HEADON HILL  ^  WARD, LOCK. 61 CO.. Uni'TED  London. Melbourne, and Toronlo  J  would be nice of you to stay and  amuse dad while I am gone."  Thc irony of Fate! Leonard Clegg  had all the morning been screwing up  his courage to ask this young goddess to be his wife! He, groaned in  spirit, but accepted the situation with  fortitude.  "'A   wiii  do   my  best.   Miss   Mavis,"  un  a.      iuuu       \ x. \v        ILxrxlXLx. i.uiiuai.11 xHK. , ..        , lit-.       . 1 T  dest dwelling, aud from behind it -���������������-  ^\\cd: T   But  somehow     I      ai  iticrulotis voice was raised in coin- af������"d $h?\ r~c/77b( ,rC ^r,* C0"11^11  L. - _ . - iff      na.foi.ibf       ,-,j^f"        4  11 ���������*.        rrifl        IM'At^ClT  plaint  about   thc   cast  wind.    As     a I     "Certainly  not,    thc  girl  protested  warmly,  mcr drtv.  "The" old man  (Continued.)  "If I thought it was a certainty I  ���������wouldn't take the bet," said Sir Anthony. "But I'll promise to keep thc  thing dark until you give the word  to cough it up. Let's have a drink  to bind the bargain."  But Morgan excused himself. The  dawn was stealing through the closely-drawn window draperies. He was  tired and wanted a few hours between the sheets, hc said.  He had no sooner gone than with  a merry laugh Laura Gaspard stepped into thc alcove from a fold in  the curtain.  "Sir Anthony, do let me be your  pal for that ride,'1 she begged. "I  did not mean to listen, but I heard  enough to make mc long to - hear  more. It ought to be simply lovely.  You arc sure to pull it off."  Thc young man looked down at  the challenging beauty of the girl. It  did not move him in thc least, for a  sweeter and gentler face, far from  this fevered atmosphere, claimed  him. But the offer, considered on  its merits as a means to -winning the  wager, was not to be despised. Laura  already knew the details of his bet.  If he took her as thc witness for  ���������whom Morgan stipulated hc wouid  not have to be accompanied by some  siiale friend hi whom he would have  to confide.      And    Louis    Gaspard's  If only I might  say damn!" the curate murmured as  he propped his machine against the  hedge and passed through a wicket  gate on to the miniature, lawn.  Thc dower house occupied one of  the most delightful spots on the Cornish coast. It was sheltered on its  landward side by a timbered ridge,  while from its quaint latticed windows the view of .the ocean was ever changing but always exquisite. By  walking to the. end of-.the* garden,  which was also the brink of thc cliff,  one could look down three hundred  feet to a cluster of whitc-walled  dwellings whose hardy denizens lived by their toil on the sea.  Thc fishing village on the shore,  tho. great mansion on the. height, and  thc elderly gentleman whose querulous presence had so annoyed the  curate, all boasted thc same name.  The village was the village of Com-  lyn, the mansion was Comlyn Court,  and thc pessimist in the cane chair  on thc verandah was Mr. Archibald  Comlyn, nominal lord of all these  messuages  and  tenements.  Nominal only, in thc evil days  which have fallen ou territorial magnates and which are squeezing them  from the soil of their ancestors. Ar  wc  ,1  all  .-r.rr-, ~r.  have,  "He has,   as  an  you."  Looking back in after years, thc  curate realized that from that moment dated the abandonment of thc  faintly flickering hope that had given  him so many sleepless nights of  late aud had caused him to preach  so many bad sermons. Women do  not.frankly profess "respect and regard" for a man who has a dog's  chance with them.  Thc amusing of Archibald Comlyn  bade fair to be a tedious task that  warm July afternoon. The dethroned squire, a gaunt, thin man with  straggling grey whiskers, in whose  sombre eyes there brooded a. perpetual resentment, received the visitor  with an inarticulate grunt and relapsed into moody silence. Thc - good  Clegg, taking a vacant chair at his  side" tried to make conversation, but  failing to strike a responsive chord,  turned suddenly to Mavis aud inquired if Sir Anthony West was at  Mordrcd Farm.  (To Be Continued.)  The Indian and the Plough  Indian "Population Is Contributing to  vr Food Supply  Production ' that- is always in our  minds when our minds are not .fixed  on the western front where things  are happening that will determine  everything.  Well, production is the best that  folks safe^ at home can    achieve.     It  t War  and  *'  No. 16  9  I  POTATO  FLOUR  Kveryone  doesn't   know  it  but  ths  fact  remains     that     delicious     white  bread may be made simply and sole-  is a trood best but it is only second lly fr������!" P������tato Hoxn~'    T!lis is  not a  b^sf     i*''������i- laocf laoinnirc'iA  tli.-.' n.nn   v*"ar discovery.    .Long Detorc August  -_w.. r.   rx~x      X.X...X        0 ���������       x x.        x.. -        1 t) 1 J. .,,,,������       ,',,  on   thc  battle  front  It is gratifying to learn, as can be  done through thc recent report of the  department. of Indian p affairs, to  tyhat extent a very considerable por-  iion. of our I: dian population is con-  914, and the beginning of thc reigti  of bloodshed, potato flour was la use  and bakers liked it particularly for  making   sponge   cake.  There   arc  enormous .quantities   of  potatoes   in   Canada.       The    fanner*?  *kiiow that;  their wives know it; city  r-������  chibald Comlyn had been specially  hard hit, and had been forced to let  the court on a long lease to a stranger from London, retiring to nurse  gout and grievances in the little  house formerly allotted to the widows- of his race. His neighboring  landowner on thc adjoining property  was no better off, except that he was  young and had his soldier's pay to  help him, Tn factr the baronet was  really in worse plight, for in his  case the mortgagees had foreclosed  on Western Abbey, leaving him but  a  few  acres   of    moorland    and  showy daughter was a companion ot  crumbling. farmhouse  to    which    hc  ���������whom any motorist might be proud  ���������on such a mad escapade as the one  he contemplated.-      ,      ..'"_���������   .,  "Right you are, Miss Laura," he  assented rather ^thickly. "I don't  know anyone I'd rather have with mc  on this trip. I'll be round with the  car to pick you up tomorrow���������eleven  sharp."  rtiiPTi.-T?   TV  The Crime in the Orchid House  Thc Reverend Laurence Clegg, curate of Comlyn, wheeling his bicycle  -through the double iron gates into  the carriage drive of Comlyn Court,  glimpsed a man disappearing into  thc shrubbery path which formed a  short cut to the great house half a  mile farther on. Thc curate was  short-sighted, and for thc first five of  1hc ten seconds during which _ the  figure was in view his sensitive  mouth     drooped    with      despooling  came at intervals to shoot rabbits.  The gall-tipped tongue of the wife of  the bed-ridden rector assigned other  reasons to these periodical sojourns  at the ruined farmstead, Mrs. Bur-  bury affirmed that Sir Anthony only  came to Comlyn when he was hard  up and wanted to combine, retrenchment with making love to Mavis.  And truly Mavis Comlyn, the girl  who rose from her father's side in  the verandah to welcome the curate,  was lovely enough to justify any man  in seeking her gracious presence.  Tall and fair, with eyes that reflected thc blue of the summer sea, she  made a sharp contrast, to thc peevish parent whom she tended so lovingly.  "It is one of my father's bad  days," she whispered as she shook  hands. "I am so glad you have  come, Mr. Clegg, because presently  I want to run up to thc court. Mrs.  Morgan   is  very  poorly,   I   hear  Dollars on Side of Justice  Early in the war Lloyd George was  quoted a-s saying that thc nation with  thc last hundred thousand dollars  would triumph. Mtsncy never docs  the work of men, but the economic  balance is highly favorable to thc  United States and our allies. The  world's greatest budget is thus an encouraging indication of vigor. It is a  pledge that men will never fail because of lack of the resources of victory. It is :..welcome assurance of  the future. The armies of liberty, inspired bv the cause of eternal right,  arc also safeguarded by the cvonomic  situation. Dollars arc now, too, on  thc side of justice���������Chicago Herald.  Big Land Sales in Alberta  A great increase in farm land sales  all ovcr Alberta is indicated by the  amount of.business passing through  thc Land Titles offices in Edmonton  and Calgary, as reported to the pro-  cut.        The     figures  vinciai    govenuuc  show that there has been already  this year an activity in this direction, the like of which has not been  known since the boom days of 1913.  Altered to  Suit  "Agr.es  married a  self-made    man,  didn't she?"  "Yes, but she has compelled him to  make     extensive     "1" ���������--���������<���������    t>-~  ton Transcript.  *tributing to our food supply by cul-iKnovf lV    ; * -       ���������-, -  -  rivaling thc soil, and raising cattle. \Pe������PIc ���������ow it. What are wc going  Thc Iroquois o'n the old reserves m(!������ d?. Wlth them all? Are wc gom������?  southern Ontario have long been J������ allow such valuable fo.od material  successful  farmers,  as  any  one     can       r.??0  to  wastCi  sec for himself who will visit for in-j ,Senator Colby, loaned by the  stance, the market square of Brant- j linked States food administration to  ford on farmers' day and note the!the Canada food board, and who has  produce offered for sale and the sleek jjnst returned from thc front, is impressing it on his audiences all over  thc country that hc would not sit  down at a table where there wa3  one slice of pure wheat bread after  what he saw in Europe, To cat it  would seem to him like reaching out  his hand and snatching it from the  mouths of starving people. "Eat  substitutes," he says. "Eat substitutes" the Canada food board has  been preaching for months past.  "Eat substitutes" echo till tmnkinsj  and earnest minded people.  Then why not encourage thc manufacture and thc free use of potato  flour? It is wholesome, makes a delicious loaf and docs not rob the  people of Europe of the thing thcy  most need���������wheat and the manufactured product, the staff of life. Bread  is thc basis of social order. Everything that makes life endurable m  times of stress depends iipon bread,  i'copic have bartered their souls before uow for a crust of bread.  Indeed, starvation has reached  such a. point in certain districts ol  Russia that members of the impoverished classes are selling their wives  and children for bags of flour.  Is it not essential then that \va  save white flour lest our aiiies __ in  Europe reach  such a pitch as  this?^  Wc have the wheat on this continent. The United States and Canada  alone  are  in a  position  to  meet  wheat,  flour  freely! It is" time for "potato flour  to be given a trial in order that increasing quantities of standard flour  may  be  saved.    Hcaithy men      hava  horses and well-kept wagons, all of  which belong to our copper-colored  fellow citizens.  And the lure of thc plough, or  rather the hire of the profits that  follow the plough, has taken possession of many of the most intelligent  of the Indians in thc West, who, perhaps arc to be found chiefly in Alberta. At any rate, it is the record!  of certain tribes in Southern Alberta  that can be pointed to with best effect as proof of the success "Poor  Lo" is making of his farming operations.  In Alberta there are only a little  less than nine thousand Indians���������not  quite one-third as many as there arc  in Ontario, which has thc largest Indian population of any province. The  best Indian fanners in Alberta, and  probably in thc whole West, arc the  Blood, Peigan, and . Blackfoot bands.  Let thc superintendent general of  Indian affairs tell how these bands  are getting on.    He writes:  "The  Blood    Indians    during    the       _r  ii.tx-    i    .Un:~  D^aavju   \jx    xyiv,    uy    111a.11  and without any financial aid from  the government of Canada, produced  65,150 bushels of wheat on 2,606  acres, and 26,980 bushels of oats on  768 acres. They grew approximately 7,150 bushels of tabic vegetables,  harvested approximately 6,700 ions oi  hay and green fodder, and prepared  2,320 acres of summer fallow and  new breaking for the 1917 seeding.  The sale of thc grain not used on  the reserve realized approximately  $125,000.s"  The Blackfoot Indians started  farming in 1912. Thcy have now 4,-  875 acres of well farmed land  vi.      xxxxrxxx.      aaav.      aaa      xx      ^rxr^x x xxr ..       xxr  Europe s ^desperate need for _  Aud still we *ro on rising v.-hit<  alterations."���������Bos-  It matters not what money crops  vou grow, give your -soil a change,  introduce legume crops frequently  and constantly. They will keep nitrogen and humus in _ thc soil, keep  the soil mellow and friable, and open  It 1 thc subsoil to other roots.  Look: if or thi* Cavil at you*i Dealers  Para-Sani Wrapper is strong paper, heavily waxed, ana comes in a.  handsome oak Roller-Box. It is betit-i and cheaper than waxed paper hi  sheets.  Para-Sani keeps bread, cheese," jeakes, butter and meat fresh and free  Irani coniannnauon. Para-Suni ;wiii .save niauy, iiiucb iu> cu^L by ytCvCiu.-  ing waste.   Ask your Dealer. ,f  Appleford Counter Check Book Co., Ltd.  17aS McDc.-mot Ave. H. . WINNIPEG, MAN.  lived aud  workc "   for months  en    a  'V 4,-   diet of nothing other than  potatoes,  Thcy   oleomargarine and a litttle fruit. The  have purchased 250 farm work-horses   food material  in  potatoes is    98 per  of good grade, some of which    cost'cent,  digestible.        Potato    llour     ia  over $500 a team, from their farm  earnings, and they take good care  of them. During the season of 1916,  74 oi these Indians produced over  68,000 bushels of wheat and .33,000  bushels of oats. They sold wheat  to thc value ol $92,000, retaining  more than sufficient seed for the  spring of 1917." All these operations  cost the government nothing, as the  money required is provided by^ the  band from their funds and earnings.  Thc Peigan Indians produced 'hV  880 bushels of wheat, which realized  $44,044, and 18,615 bushels of oats,  which realized $6,515:25. Thcy sold  1,215 tons of hay for $5,350 and had  300 tons left for their own use���������-  Montreal Standard.  very fine in texture and has an agreeable   flavor.  Western Canada  Favorable for Bees  The Returned Soldier  Producing an Increasing Quantity ot!  Honey Every Year  i     The   diversified  nature  of   Western*  Canada's farm industries is becoming  I Wide t     a-vCi'v     \ Citl".        jii    C'Vil iCmpUiliTig*  j tlie possibilities of the country in  | grain growing and live stock raising,  ; sight is oficn lost of many ot" the  ', suial'er brandies of farming which  | arc being successfully carried out, i?"  j not on a large scale, yet sumou.-inlv  , <o U) demon-Irate the possibilities ot  - th������-ui. Hoc keeping is one of these  ; industries. Manitoba is producing an  i increasing quantity of honey every  i year. Last year tho output of tin*  ' provinc** rr;:ehed one million pounds.  i banners in Alberta who have kept  \ bee- con-i.hr ihe country very fav-  I oral'ile '"or them. This is due to thc.  prolific source o������  ihe. pro\ine>'. Onc*  1,400     pounds     of  Men Returned From the Shell-pocked Fields of Europe  One. of tlie big problems  that   eon-  fronts   the   industrial     and      business  community is  .!ur assimilation ol* tlie  returned   soldier.      Already 35,000 oi j numerous     .m<l  ihese   men   have   been   reiurncd   fro in j hoin >    *Mii*pi>_   in  the-  shell-pocked  fields  of   h'uropc  as | farmer     ohuine*.  unlit for further military ser\ iVe. ]I hoc y srosn 'v.eir.y colonic* two  There are between 20,000 and 25,000 ; years e.e;o. ������ Mhers have obtained 6tV)  Canadians   still   in   K.nglish   hospital*-.: i-ouui'k  and   more,     lire  k< epinv;   hr.**  To   train   these   men   in   schools    .,.!������������������������������������������������������*;���������   n-;ne;i..lly   *.,*.   their   lauuh  such a way as to lit them  to take u*- l *"������M''*  ^^   some sort of vocation would  necessi- {  late, large training centres.    At  most j     l-*'11  it is estimated not more than  twenty Y*   f-''r'  or   Iwenlv-five.  courses  could   be.   pro- I po-.|-.i..n in a  Noru-^ow n, 1 a., i.ietor*/  vided  for  them.     It"  these  men   were I *������������������*  e_,uu-r nay.     i he  mun   mn-.  to   get   their  training  with   employers \ the   laetory  sonic  175 occupations would  be  open i **.uiu-   *-'uop  in ���������  ..I   to   buy   a   bond   resulted   in  hi in-.;   discharged   from     her  r  ci'used  \\ a;  to  them.  It   has  been   deemed   advisable     In* ! v\.hy  the    government    that     these      in������*n !'-���������"!  oilie i    m i is        ii  to   work   in     th*  with   ih.-a   Ki'**'a  "''.ule^s   A\C  able   to   furnish   a  good     reason  ���������die had not bought a bond. Tho  Para-Sani sent pre****!"! <w y������r<������������ij>ts  cf prlco or C.O.D.  A lb. "Roll y/itU "Roller )>ojc  r,      H II tl II  4   "      "    without  Ho-c   ..,  r\   "      " " "  <���������<     Ji ll II SI  #2.00  1.70.  1.4(1  1.10  -f0  Lvni-i il,    .lim    '.lie        .sii)!'   ililo  should   receive   their     training    under j discharged   her.  the  conditions   they   will   cant     their J g'g^ii'.'^LJL' 'i.'V"" ������������������""-���������"��������� !iiir"ir������"  livelihood in.    To   thi-.  end  th'*  "ov-  a .,...,. id    .".������������������.���������"    'Y' :���������"    **    ������������������-    !'"'!  co-operation   of     employers     in     this |   yf j^jgj^^^ir>..r(. pvrT_ p..-r -^mrA |,j  mailer. I J������^.c*WfiS'*'''ILii*S;"'*������ W������*tan������l Windqulrhltf  m 0 9 %0. V *' ^* 0  0 |     ������90- xmmmmWmjtm wmMJSMMtm.        jkhuu^h Mh \x m max a.**  .-~m~X--mXXX     ���������������.. yjjjj.,.^ fcy JlJurjr,^     'j-gj, |{ |������  EyeCusaferi  J|  Retail     merchants,      manufacturerY, t^+aj&tm]^  no   i.i ������iy   in   aci.jpiuu,   imu i.ni    r������     w-r.   _ ������,, jj. ...^y m t������- Dn,OT'.r- ������r i������  sponsibibtv  iu   this    mallei-. Kind- ; ������������^������ttCa^***'c^'(:^y*iitiii.i4������<i-ri������ui������. Marin*  iu-;-    cnii'-i'lerMion   and   laet h������t   n o' ' *���������*������������������������������������������������#������������������ '������*���������**��������� ������-*c-  k-r *4<r������it ���������/������/.������ KV*-*������**���������  iu..,..,  con.,i in.,1! >m   .in i   ,.m. ,i   i    - . ^tinueue Utnuitf Co.. CktciiK������������  for ehar'ty, should be tin* i;uprlh*n.r  motive, of all dealings with ill. s.  u o.th\   in< n.  W  N.  V.  -   '     ���������   *  nw.mw4m~itiitxm#i$  . x~Sxi'~lM'ii������k^atAR  xmtmmxmmmn THE ���������BES1:������K  Q'BSWgW'illT  .BUB VA& **������  Ife-  The sage of Sirdar (not Joe Daly)  has said there are two sides to a story  ���������and the truth besides. Somewhere  in holy writ we are also told that aii  men are liars. British jurisprudence  maintains that a man is innocent until  he is proven guiltyt and before any  such verdict shall be recorded both  sides of the case must be heard.  Last week (under '* A Plea for Justice" too, be it said) Principal Brousson  nut  with  malice aforethought,   however, we hope proceeded to sit in as  judge,   jury   and   star   witness in the  trial of   an   action    against Trustees  Crawford   and   Cherrington.     Being  the r������aiy disinterested citizen conversant with the school matter f rom start  to  finish,  a statement of case is certainly due   and,.we  trust,   will not,be  , found lacking in  interest even by the  Broussonian extremists.   Here we are:  counter In the Mercantile _ store that  was so depressing and *and:gn:88d.  On the point of the Inspector's reports Mr.Brousson pooh! poohed! such  a thing as an unfavorable report.   In*  clause three of his plea he says Inspectors DeLong   and  Calvert   gave him  ���������'excellent  reports." . Trustee   Cherrington informed him that Inspector  BeLong was not in a position to give  any report as he was here about the  third week after school ' oqened.   As  to Inspectors Calvert, Trustee Cherrington said Mr. Calvert's vebal report  was not a gocd one, and among other  things cited the fact that Mv. Brousson was not up to expectations on literature.    Here are the reports:  Inspector   Deliong  writing a^n June  cipiine is good their judgment only  goes sosne fat*. They are here but  half a day in the case of Mr. Delxmg.  These reasons- enumerated were all  submitted to Mr. Brousson, tout he  would haveY'none of them. In fact  toward the end of .the discussion Mr.  Brousson. threatened to haye his solicitor handle the -matter-tor him later  on. Jnstice'by a3V means, even at the  school district's expenee.  As to that Petition  Now, as to this much discussed so-  called Parents Petition, though really  more properly called the Principal's  Petition. Firstly it is dated, and, I  presume, started on its rounds, on June  14th and was all signed up with seyer-  al explanatory clauses attached, and  vc-iiu-v for consideration ou june utii.  In four days���������and one of them Sunday  Inspectors' Reports  Inspector   Delioi  29th, twelve days after Mr.  Brousson  said  he   (DeLong)   had given him an } mark you, this document was peddled  '���������excellent report,"   a������iu  New as to Reasons  Much of  Mr,   Brousson's  "plea" is  that at the  board meeting in-line he  ' was unable to obtain reasons for his  dismissal.    Off hand two rather   important reasons were given,    1. That  his discipline both in  the school and  on   the   playgrounds    was   far   from  good.    2. That the Inspectors' reports  were not satisfactory.  To substantiate the play ground dis-  " ciplineit was pointed out that'owing  to the fact that one Ernest Ennerson  had not- been  given a little kindly attention, the bully element had made  it so disagreeable for him that he had  to leave school.    To   this   Mr.   Brousson's defence was   that   the Ennerson  ��������� complaint was not without some justification. At the meeting on Saturday  night Mr. Brousson was more frank in  the   matter,   stating   that   Ennerson  ���������   had been imposed upon, but sought to  ��������� save himself by saying that earlier in  the   year   Ennerson   had   bullied the  : small boys, and that when he got some  of his own medicine the account was  square. Are we to understand that  bullying and ruffianism is winked at  by Mr. Brousson so long as all hands  get their share of it some   time during  : the term ?  Soi-rt~ I^ftyT*B R.40nmg%w%m  It was stated to Mr. Brousson that  his disipline was faulty when he found  it necessary to expel for two weeks  rive boys last winter. The youths  were caught smoking on the premises  and instead of ad������iiiiiisiering.pun!sh-  ment that a red blooded principal  would hand out in these times under  the circumstances, Mr. Brousson  transfers his responsibility on to the  parents. In his "plea" Mr. Brousson  says that "no boys were expelled."  is he quibbling, under the delusion that  dismissing for two weeks is not expulsion.  Mr. Brousson was reminded that in  the schoolroom cheating was preaval-  attention had been eall-  the   board   chairman,  wulch repurfc  was only obtained after an 3.G.S. caii  had gone out from  the trustees, says:  "There is great improvement in the  discipline as compared with the year  previous. ��������� Pupils show more interest  and have made a good start in the~  majority of subjects. Botany lessons are rather interesting. In algebra  pupils are quite accurate but careless  about form. More careful supervision of all exercises is needed. Drawing is taught well."  There's tlie report.    Mr.   Brousson  teaches botany and drawing well, but  is none too proficient, in algebra and  his disipline is better than  his predecessor's���������beautifully indefinite though  by no means  worthless.    "What about  a   dozen    "cither   subjects.    One  may  fairly ask why not some line on them.  Surely the high school inspector's are  looking into   the handling   of   other  subjects   than    botany,  algebra  and  drawing.    Suspicious     people   would  say the inspector's  silence  was ominous seeing the teachers have a bit of a  fraternity. ^  Now for the "excellent" report of  Inspector Calvert which, be it said,  was sent confidential  to the trustees:  "Canadian history well taught; geography very fair: spelling good; class  backward in literature and grammar.  Principal has good discipline; tone is  good; pupils work" well, but are backward in some subjects. Principal's  work should improve with experience  with work in this proyince,"  Despite Mr. Broussoh's protest note  Mr, Calvert backs up Trustee Cherrington as to inefficiency on literature  as well as grammar. And don't miss  that final sentence.  These are Different  Nothing like having a contrast to  show up the imperfections in anything. We follow with Mr. Calvert's  report on Divisions II. and IV. Here  they are:  Division IV. (Miss Hardman):  "Excellent work is being done in  this Division."  T<U.a  a taaj.  ed" to this  by  hat schhilars  (Vice - Principal  Division   is   well  Division II.  Smith): "This  taught. "J  Half    a.     dozen     words...  tells     a  a story that cannot be misunderstood.  ���������.ttention ' Why *������.ll the camouflage, and highfa-  toit���������and not trustees'children either.  Mr. Brousson sidesteps this by saying  it was trivial. When the matter was  pressed home Mr. Brousson still eyad-  ��������� d the question by saying there was  cheating in every room. Right here  we haye three reasons, all told to Mr.  Brousion at   that   meeting   over   the i  lutin' but shallow phraseology with  Mr. Brousson ? If he, too, is doing  "excellent" work why not use those  words and be done with. And, do not  these reports substantiate the trustee:*  charge that thc inspectors' reports  are not good.  While both  the  inspector's say dis-  aists and <Mer ladies'  BPearabfes  Mew goods in our Ladien' Wear section have boon coining in  tho past few days. We now havo an assortment in several linos  which we specially invite you to iimpcoL- -both as to quality of  tho p*ood������ and tho viiIuoh wo offer.     Wo mention a few���������  House Dresses.    Night Gowns.    Underskirts  Waists���������a nice assortment.    Middys  Collars.    Lisle Gloves.    Handkerchiefs  Under Vests and Drawers  Mo oc/'.'.M.ori to chin.c.o. delays and disappointments; in  <'f'tfhi'/ any of r,l.<���������**.<��������� oul ofi.own. Our prices <l<'.fy  ratalof/iH* house compel...ior. I he.se limes.  pw������    ������*������  ������������a\   M.N  400,    400,   JUH  4mM wSiS \x\ 0 B B S  i������tUN iOivA i j  Smm smWrni smWm WntWlf  0r%\  W*s- mmw���������  0m������~   Wl-~������J>*    *U>  IVI I'j'V"  .   1      .       X   4 r.xl   l  I I /\ IN   I i ~l  fi'orn Gout River bottom to Alice Siding out to Canyon City and ar-onnd  tow.n, as well as making some stops  out Erickson way.  The document calls for Mr. Brousson's re-instatement, therefore it is essential, to haye the petition intelligently signed, that the trustees reasons  for dismissing Mr. Brousson should be  explained to those signing it before  they could be in a position to impartially endorse the sentiments expressed  in the heading. Now, then, as Mr.  Brousson had not these reasons his  soul so thirsted for until June 17th  how could he give them out to those  to whom he presented the petition.  A few Qnestiosss  In the handling of petitions of this  sort the Canadian custom is for some  friend of the party to be benefitted by  the petition to do the circulating of  the document. Waiving the point,  however,   we   wouid   jnsfc like to ask:  1. How many people did Mr. Brousson tackle, with the petition ?  2. Did other members of Mr. Brousson's family conduct a follow-up campaign on prospects he and his helper  failed to land.  3. Did Mr. Brousson procure the  signature "X" J. Koiuano?" Frank  Romano declares he signed no paper.  Mrs, Romano's name is Mary.  4. Is it not a fact that at Canyon  City the petition was passed about by  one of Mr. Brousson's scholars, and,  thereiore no statement oi tne case  couid possibly b������ made.  4. Will Mr. Brousson deny that he  was the only one at the school meeting when the. petition was presented ?  And will he' tell us if even Trusted  Jackson had any words hi commendation of this precocious document.  Mr. Brousson's 'short stay in Canada  ���������nay be urged as an excuse for his unbecoming aeal in the matter, but is it  not a fact that, regardless of the detail  ae to who peddled .the round robin,  the common and manly practice in  such cases is for gentlemen' who sign  such papers to present the petition in  person themselves, and back up their  written praise by such verbal effort as  is customary on such occasions.  Fair Weather Friends  Mr. Brousson was left absolutely  alone in the presentation and consideration of this petition. None so poor  as to do him reverence in a tithe of  stress. Some o%\ them may haye been  like tho disciple Peter; who "followed  the Master afar off," but certainly  none were within hail on this rather  momentous occasion.   Why ?  Is there a MAN in the Valloy who  would take a position that had to be  gotten by a p'-i-Hor-ally-passed petition  that signers thereof decline to present  and back up with their presence. How  the mighty are fallen when school  principal's go out cap in hand, as it  were. What "tone" it will add to his  teaching.  What could the board do but charitably order "the petition of Charles  Moore and others" fyUul���������and hope,  snch unprofessional conduct would  not be beard of by tho inspectors or  education department authorities.  Instead of traducing two trustees,  rather should Mr. Brousson bo iu  prayerful attitude thanking for  Ids impending deliverance from tho  friends who failed.  Semis and Ye Shall Find I  Having, as Mr. Ilt'ounsou alleges, not  received satisfactory reasons for his  diHiniKHiil, be hIuiIm out to hunt some.  He would have us believe that the  triiftteehi were swayed by the "grunib-  o* and tattle of three children." How  .I..,.,. *,",.   I*,.,,i,,,.,.,,, if,ui,u n������nl. hilt,three  children nn-i-ied Hindi fateful tulci'.  ibiH thin "ui'tunh.c and titttle" eome  buelt to him nocnnd-hnnded; Iiuh he  taUeu the only fair method of verifying it where it originated before nihh-  ' ln������ in t<> pi hi. ?  I How di, i.he parenli. who..nijj;U������'d  I Mr. HroiiHsonV petition eonio by their  ! tavoralilc opinion oi nni leiieuiii-r. ex.  'rep,   thi'ont*l,   IHr'o- iliilibcn ?    Might  I ..I ull XI I *<  ��������� km         I.;;-.-:'     I;:-.''!    j't'-l.     .Tl  honest In thgir statements as those  pupils who seem to have spoken-well  of hini���������-and more intelligently, due to  a longer public school acquaintance.  In these days of democracy does Mr.  Brousson insist that those who speak  well of him are to be believed on sight,  while those who question his infallibility shall be classed as tattlers and  grumblers? Since when has Mr.  Brousson been installed us arbiter in  such causes?  Go from .Bad to Worse  If Mr. Brousson, in an effort to saqe  himself this term, will malign three  children in an emergency he might  attempt to similarly discredit half a  dozen later on. Right or wrong the  principal isn't paid public money to  utilize his time raising doubts as to  pupils' honesty even were he in possession of all the facts. We admit the  temptation is great, but in his position  such action does not tend to iniproye  false to ail coh*tSer-aed  not  to make  some statement.  An Appealr~vJ-i3-i-<s  Justice t^ stl means. Not of fehV  mob law owi&r, however, but justice  worthy or"the best traditions of Britishers, If all our readers forget their  personal prejudices and preferences  and will calmly and carefully seek out  and set in order the fadts herewith  submitted and consider them along  with the statements in Mr. Brousson's  "plea," we xhave mi doubt as to the  verdict. The people of Creston can be  trusted once they are seized of all the  facts in any controversy.    .     Hayes.  the "tone" of a school���������a term somewhat in evidence in the "excellent"  inspectors' reports on this room.  In asserting that malice is at the  bottom of his troubles one would not  be amiss in asking if Mr. Brousson  has not been judging other people by  himself. Evil to him who evil thinks,  don't yon know.  The writer has no apology to make  for taking up the trustees fight. As  secretary to the board we have seen  every official move���������verbally and by  motions and correspondence���������and  haying been conyinced of the justice  of their cause, as this statement may  demonstrate,    we   would   have   been  MaVi   i iuh   iiauiiivt  UtiiBridge, Afti.  In   these    da\is  HIGH    COST    OF  r  v ri7j-\Ts^'  -. .rxrnX x r\f\t  ~u~iy   LAR requires a partner. ""*������������������  Our method of selling Fruit goes a long  wag to get this partner.  A. LINDLEY  Manager.  ay's bating It  -���������eg^ W^fc. 4srs������  I^C VI ^������1S!I  1  a*^*������   A wait has  Va  ^ ^������  I   n k^j.  I in good conditian; and protein, which is so important in  B making and renewing tne tissues.     T*-a ff  S ^^ *^x  I essential to health and growth.  Tx-,7  JLbS  >-j-aj-\rl  X\J\JK1  rohioc  Let the children have it every day.  Ask for CURLEW.  a-os  New Styles in Grompton's  and A la Grace Gorsets  arrived- this z&eek  Below are a few descriptions  of same and prices:  No. 251, Coutil, medium bust, long hip, average figure-���������$1.50.  2J>7        "      low I' long I full '"    -- 1.50  low u long " medium  medium " long " average  medium " long " full-  low " lonp; " slight-  low ' lodg " average  309  u  300  It  431  Ii  479  la  505*  H  la  .... 1.75  It  .... 2.00  II  ... 2.50  tl  .... 2.00  ti  .... 2.50  Let us show you these Corsets.    We have a  nice .stock to suit all figures.  ���������wUt,       uu H    mitt ^JtXmmx  LI IVI I I Cl>  ^r,.r;-.-A-n.v.Mnr;jsrjiTKsr.cSr^  ttHW*WH!!������WBitt!*ra  MaWtNtaWllWI^^  a>*������miwrw>w.iii.iini'  ���������iWpa������a"wwii>f-.K^i*u^"^-"---M'--nw/;wv^  mmWm  MmWi  K.tftmi^iii^'^'ji.-sifc^ra'Jaij;!  M


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