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Array ___  *pgHMjpM|--f__  a     '    A     f  \   I. ./. ���������* ���������  33,  Jan js.  Vol. Xs  CBESTON, B. C, FEIDAY, AUGUST 23, 1918  No.. 28.  LETTEBS TO THE EBlTBi  K*-n1ott-*������Trt nn  >V(v������uuw*.    %m������2  Editor Review :   ���������  Sir,���������You have offered me space to  answer some of the remarkable arguments, by means of which you seek to  a very weak case.  in jregaro to 'iljieParents* Peti-  tion, this; was' taken'round by one"*bf  the parents (except to very few), it  was handed" to' me~-by' a' 'parent, and  was presented by myself.    Despite its  1 **r*ir-r^*fc s*kirt #��������� n %��������������� *~-i.      S *-  mmm������j^iy*~0jL UUUUC        11/  chairman in a  LV&UOCU       XMg        1  worils, when  he  'called this exprresion of the opinion  of the parents *a piece'of waste paper"'  Does not this remind one of the fate  of'a'certain'treaty which the Germans  colled *a scrap of paper,'  As regards my not repeating the  point, of reasons hot being given, I  did hot think it necessary to mention  this again because at the annual meeting a ratepayer asked Chairman Cherrington for the reasons for the dismissal of ex-principal Brouson. He was  unable to give any that "an intelligent  person would accept.  ITour comments on the inspectors  reports are-.unfair. Let any fair-  minded person read the reports concerning .Mr. Brouson, and nothing  else, he would ho ' doii ot call *; them  good reports, just as the. annual meet  ing did. You inserted - them in ' a  framework ol your unfair comments,  and; t6 influence public opinion unjustly, you printed all that was against  Mr. Brousson's work, in his reports,  while in comparing these with ihe re-   j��������� r-D-- -������*i_._'*;r j:_i__.   r-~-  ������r_ ��������� o tx\~  |juiuc yji   jwiob jj;amiui>u   ui   uu', ciuiuu  you gave, only part of the reports ou  these teachers. ;.  The examination results, in the  principal'sroom, are IS entered, 18  passed. This yea* the perfect results  in the Advanced High School - Class  have placed Creston among the seven  high schools that have done that.  Your remarks aije a most ungenerous  description of what are probably the*  0mmmmmm\Vmmmm\_  Rlm8nijjn*l*MlHliM^MI  mmm^tmmmmmsmtmt  !^*W!ff!WI*W^W***',W'^  for the last year.   On two occasions I  made objections which were not listened to by the other two trustees who  were in the majority aii through. Can  these two gentlemen assert that they  did not seek business for their firm out  of dealings with the school?    I re-  rnember how at one board meeting,  Mr. Edittir, you, ybursfelf.-'asked nsy  colleagues   thisY question:   *' Do you  keep foolscap ?"   On reviving"* reply  you7said, "Sou might'as well bay������  some of this business instead of giving  it all to Oatway."   Tou are incorrect  when you state "a trustee who  has  sold no goods at all,"   They may not  have been his goods but he sold for a  firm   employing  him.     Finally,   Mr.  Ecitor, I wish tiri say that I never read  articles-' claiming to be disinterested,  more grossly unfair to one ������*iqe, than  yours.   You attack small faults of educational work, the petition, and 6$  the annual  meeting itself.   You defend, I am sorry to say, condnct of  which   1   would   be   ashamed   to   be  guilty of. Frank IL Jackson.  Trustee Resigns  ��������������������������� *3~* TSTa    ���������  ' ���������   ��������� ��������� :     '"' 1 C< s  ���������iiat-r rifictpai sta^s  "'.       Am- mW  man, was giving this _parfc of the Valley a careful look over a few days last  week. Enquiries for land are reportec  more numerous right now than ever  before.   - -  At last Trustee Jackson has crawled  out from under the barn and has  something to say that may pass as a  statement of case* but let's see how it  will stand the wash.  Thai ^Parents" Petition  He urges that the petition was taken aroiindjby a parent (except to a few).  The parent in this case happent to be  a lady with one boy who has been in  the primary room one yeaiyand a girl  who went to the ex-prinbipal three  months. Not really the most likely  Broussonian for such a mission���������-and  no contact, either, with Canadian  public schools previous to September,  i������I7.    Despite the importance Trustee  1 you doubt this  look at  ever had. -1  the records.     ���������-'"���������������������������.'������������������%���������'���������''������������������"''' '  ':*~Y'-'  I am quite right in saying that  "We have had less trouble than for  years past*'* iki reference' to playground  discipline. Mr. Brousson's suspensions  were ail in one day ahc. approved of  by the three trustees. I see. no reason  why trustees should back out afterward. Corporal punishment might  have had less effect than suspensions  had. : We have had samples of corporal punishment in the principal's room  in previous years, with the very worst  results. During 1016-17 truancy,  smoking, and bad language were common and the principal several times  sent notes to me asking me to go up at  . once, up to the school, to look into  cases of disobedience. All the complaints and trouble ended with the  coming of the present ox-principal and  vice-principal. . I suggest, Mr. Editor,  cease to 'judge playground discipline  from the darkness of hiB office and  come up to the school next year to  watch things with his own eyes and  hear with his ears. Then I shall not  doubt tho edltori.il wisdom. ���������'  Yoii complain of my stating  facts to the ratepayers, who asked  for them. As a matter of fact I have  often refused to'titato them, although  all school business is more or less public, and should not need to bo covored  up with secrecy. This year the board  meetings will bo held In the school,  and ratepayers who wish to attend  the meetings are at liberty to do so.  1 wan obliged to ~~~\~\ to tliii  inspector for written reports because  Mr. Oherrington rofuBed to accept my  version of tho verbal report given me.  The High School report, mentioned by  you, it was not the board, but myself,  privately (through you) who sent for  tbla.    The report wan, therefore, my  I cannot ftiye the exact figured of  my trading with thc tumrd for two  ami a half yearn. You have the fig-  urea. Mr. Editor, and can publish  them If yon wif-h. For the past, year  it amounted  to Oil odd.   Thl.> ti.i.li-  av.a.l WlKiulk:"*,. .1 ill Uliy   V.H.J-, alia: jj.i.l...;  Hold at regular prices and the iiernunt  renueieu in uin-iy imyH, ������ne ������i-������*������hm������  Mercantile Co. account wuu over S'JSO  taches to the petition , he is the  man  who moved, that it be fyied, and never  a word as to its merits-r-good, bad or  indiSerent���������-did he utter.  And as to Reasons        .  As to reasons, he points out that as  Trustee Cherrington did not give any  at the annual meeting he (Jackson)  does not feel called upon to argue the  point. But the writer set forth the  reasons in seme detail and challenged  Trustee Jackson to argue the matter?  What a miserable excuse for *so discreet a silence!  AnalInap~ctb.ss' Reports  As to inspectors' reports Trustee  Jackson thinks if the statement as to  the ex-principal is read by its lonesome it's not too bad a report. But if  his reports are "excellent," as he boldly asserts them to be, why object to a  comparison with other not too bad reports on other teachers. The statement that the writer has not published  COiiipltsi**    ueliuiM     of     the   Eioumsuii,  Smith nnd Hnrdman reports is entirely false. These reports are still in our  possession, and those who may be inclined to take the trustee seriously can  look them oyer any time.  The Examination Retultm  On  exam,  results Trustee .Tackson  must be geting his information from  some  overseas  publication.    At least  two other  schools  in West Kootenay  made a perfect high school pass with  larger classes than here���������Trail graduated 27 out of 28���������and  if need  be  we  can name a dozen or more that equalled or excelled  the ex-principal's performance.     And, really, we can't see  anything to blow about passing live  candidates of whom three had  been  two years on the work.     Nor is there  anything to  marvel at the ex-principal passing three out of live at the  Entrance.   As to six out of six who  passed the Junior Preliminary High  School tests bo It known  that the ox-  principal made np the paper-- and alt-to  examined them hunsc!?.   In a time of  uuch urgency a teacher who could slip  Frank Romano's name oh to a "parents'" petition  without Mr. Romano's  knowledge or  consent���������according to  Mr. Bomano'n direct statement���������such  a teacher might not acrupie ni Netting  e������ay T������ripei*a and   not   too ebmely Hern-  tiriiiKtt Ills own  pupils' work thereon.  In thut connection it i������ ii.li;di(.in������ln;������ to  have the remark of am-ho-larof BroiiN-  Hnntan  parental   leaningo,    that   the  pitt-ia ey**m,   papera were  earner  than  thou* giyen nt the monthly exama.  ������?jA,:,u.ii'.i')iuijj $ch~-la.-~  Coming buck to the diamiiiHal of the  .unliving! riitiii-ii ,m������������-..i--  iContimted on l\,ge 5  The quite long-drawn out-school controversy is ended. Trustee Crawford  must resign; "ex-principal Brbuisdh  must be re-instated. ;This is the decision of the education departmeht  authorities at yietoria, sis read at the  trustee meeting - on ��������� MonSajr night.  Which was attended by only Trustees  Cherrington and Jackson.   -  The reason given "''for ordering the  ex-principal's reinstatement is that  the request for his resignation sent  him on May the 30th;does not constitutes a legal dismissal and he is, therefore, at liberty to take on his old position for another- year With the  trustee it is held that the fact he is a  shareholder in a company that has  done business with the school board  disqualifies him.  No charge is made that he used the  position for the firm's benefit, and the  fact that he has been trustee for two  years without complaint avails nothing. "Likewise, in the "ruling no mention is made as to parents' ���������������������������etition}  reasons not being given, inspectors report or examinations results. The ex-  principal was deemed, worthy of dismissal but the. trustees were just a  month late ir. putting the skids under  him.  The resignation of Trustee Crawford  was turned in on Tuesday, and tha vacancy will be filled at an election for  that pur-pose at the sehoolhcuse on  Friday night next. YAs yet no announcement is manefas to whether the  ex-principal will fremain on under  these cirenmstsnees- out the general  impression is that he will. ?*--  Tenders wereiopehed for the supply  of 40 cords ofV^wood. Hugh Taylor  wi&.'the'bn^bidt!������^^  accepted at $4.50 per cord, "deliyery to  start next month- , H. Devine was reappointed janitor, but,to' help him to  more efficiently handle the heating  plant the makers of the furnace will  be written to for instructions as to  how to operate to obtain the best all  round results.  Trustee Jackson failed to get a seconder to his motion to reinstate the  ex-principal, and this little detail will  haye to be fixed up when the third  trustee is elected.   The^same   trusteie  Farmers9 Institutes  \43s-0 .%3<  -.Mrs. A. R. Swanson and family  from Creston moved on to their ranch  here at the end of last week and will,  we understand, continue to reside  here for a few months. * Considerable  imptovemeht* i6 being made to '%!ie  buildings;--'       -���������������������������-*-���������. ,������������������������������������-���������.)���������������������������.>.:  Shipping from Canyon is decidedly  light at present. With warmer wea-  weather the Clayton' ranch' will' move  quite a quantity of tomatoes, while ih  apples 1918 promises to. be a big year  for this fruit in Oanyonl .  The Red Cross Auxiliary~invites all  to an outing that is arranged for next  Wednesday afternoon at the Reclamation Farm -' where the "resident -  Mrs. Blair, will be at home, with various amusements, including launch  trips on the riyer, and tea and re  freshments served. Come, everybody  Good weather and a good time is  assured all who attend. Should the  weather be unfavorable'on the "28th  the affair will he one week later."  ...Mrs..Chestjer of Sarnia, Oh't., arrived on Satui*day, and will spend a few  weeks here, the guest of Mr.-and Mrs.  Watcher.  W. Barraclough, v^ho has been on a  visit to his parents here the past six  weeks, returned to Fernie, Saturday;  JR. Stewart.is a Kitchener caller this  week, doing some chimney-building to  *Jm.M>%~.   UV ** -OWUl'Ui   0/Lft*Ol.iJS������  '-'.-       :       --'''J  '���������-.-.���������     .      .}.������������������:    .-���������'���������i..-.  YPtes. DiqKS^"1- %d John Barra-  clough, who, are traimng at Sarcee  Ganiigs ^^Jalgaijy, Alt**.,   Hi;������iyed ^h'ome  Public ownership and co-operation will be the policy in connection- with the .taking off of hay crop  on the Kootenay Flats, which  ���������^"OFa" eosasnesaeed on Tuesday  morning last.  Subject toi oversight to safeguard all .interests the provincial  department of lands has turned  over this area to Creston Farmer's  xiistitute,_who have given assurance that the hay will all be taken  off to the best advantage, and that  none of it will be shipped out of the  Valley until it is definitely ascertained that the supply here is  ample for local needs.  The supervising of catting, stacking and giving out areas to cut on  is being looked after by G. M.  Benney, but information concerning all the other details of the In-  ol-af ������f/������V    Vinaa*^rf������ rx~xrx~.^ ~Z-x.x r.    ������.~������~c    .n-^a1..-  pui'.uac o   rZGij- itifo xjjJxri.'Zbi.xViJZlxi  vaSas  iSliiy  be had   from J. A. Lidgate at the  warehouse.  ; The season's operations will be  pretty much along those of other  years, except that the areas assigned must be respected strictly.  iBach s*ancher will put up all the  hay he can, and- those who put up  more than they actually require  will find   the   Institute   ready   to  ii&u   soisie  a x-x^ _ ���������'���������--    m~.-���������*.--  Crawford has been disqualified,whether the minutes passed at the inaugural  meeting of the board���������at which the  retiring trustee made several motions  -���������were legal, and the department  has  been written to for a   ruling   on   this  ���������--i*.  X4X4IX.XI.  For the first time in years the trustee meeting was favored with the attendance of a number j>f citizens,  about a dozen of them being on hand  to witness the deliberations, which,  however, passed olf quite harmoniously.  early this week, having obtained -six-  weeks' harvest; leave.      -y  W. A. Fraser, ������a Pincher Creeks  Alta., merchant;; was through here on  Monday looking up old friends, and  wanting to contract for the deliyery  of three carloads of winter apples.  Miss Louise Webster left on Sunday  for Bellvue, Alta., school re-opening  there the following day.''  Mrs. Heap and daughter, who have  been visiting Mr.- ancl Mrs. Simister,  left for Coalhurst, Alta., Wednesday.  Local ranchers have been bnsy this  week helping build a fence on the flats  enclosing an area extending to the  rock pile at the Carr r������anch, which is  set apart for pasture purposes while  haying is under way. The farmers'  institute supplies the wire and those  interested do the work and rustle the  posts and othea materials.  mmm���������.-r.~x.rm.~~.       <**������������*_..  PUS mOKIIIIJ^SjJSK9   VmVK.mjjr'  WynndeB  liva; ... in.i.u .. mi-  W. Bowler, who left a couple of  years ago for Jalfray, returned at the  end of the week and is again in charge  of the Company whipping depart ment  and yard.  Tho wet weather lately has temporarily stopped leg hauling, and the  only activity around the mill now is  the box factory and planer running.  A sale of lands for arrears of taxes  Ih expected thlti fall. Local achool secretaries have had the aHsesMment rolls  Hent them to look over and erase all  traci>H shown in arrears i/uui. beioiif*; i,o  men in khaki.  The new teacher at Canyon bus  leased the Mickey residence, partly  furnished, from A. Hpeneer, anil ia expected to arrive any day now.  Mi*!-. Knott and   i*iv������. .Searle  (Coni-  ,u������...������,  ...\...)....    . .������������������ ..!....,,   at ("Jlenllly Mda week.  The Eed Croas Auxiliary had an old-  time meeting at Mrs. .1.1 all's on Thursday liujt when 72 bandUerehiefn were  manufae. "H'-d HiHi tlui t.-'i luceipiis  went to 1B.1. On Tuesday of thia week  the Auxiliary made a donation of .1*25  Ut tin* Civstoh braurli.  I<j, llai'her, a   I'oillantl, Ore.,  realty  P. Hoi brook, who has been engineer  at tho Wigen Hawmill for the past two  years, loft on Tuesday for Vancouver,  where he expects to remain.  BmTH���������-On August 21st, to Mr. and  Mrfi. Paul Hagen, a son.  Lieut. Ashloy Cooper spent a few  days here this week before going on  to Morrissey, whore he will be attached to the internment camp staff. He  was transferred from the Bonnington  guards about ton days ago.  O. .1. Wigen Is getting things ready  for haymaking on quite a scale this  year, having purchased two mowing  machines, a Helf-loadei- and .side delivery'rake. He is-employing four men  In tho crow.  MIhh Irene Linuell of Cranbrook arriyed this week to spend a short holiday with Mra. Itoaendale.  The Uo-Oporatiyo uts'-bcrry shipping this year runs to 500 crate** to a  nieetp���������the biggea* year ever for thia  cla.Hn of fruit.  take the surplus off their hands for  tsse ueneut of others who have not  been equally fortunate,; -  l-^vt^_xffya\mi^-^x^':W going 1*>  be cut if it is possible to have it  harvested, and if later on it is  found the. local help is not suMo-  ient for the task an effort will be  to get other liaymakers on the job.  It is expected this policy wiii be a-  dopted as affecting the Indian  areas that the Indians cannot handle themselves.  . On the Indian question R������ L. T.  Galbraith,     Indian   agent,     Fort  Steele,   and   Father   Lambot,  the  Indian priest, are here   at   present  going over the  grounds   with   Inspector J. W. Smith, and surveyor  Moore went to    work   Wednesday  staking off the area that it is  proposed to give  the   Indians,   It.   is  likely that this  phase of the question be-settled to day.  The area in front of town has  been declared a pasture area and  all live stock is confined to that bit  of range by a herder. Dowu Alice  Siding way some fencing is being  done to uitniiariy conserve tho hay  crop. Jas. Davis, the newly-arrived  sheep man* has been notified that  no part of the flats can be used for  sheep feeding grounds.  HBtJatj i/nellimmin ^������t������wwjwi5  Suleese, one of the pioneers of the  Creston Indian reserve, ciiiiic to a sudden end by drowning on Saturday  afternoon lust, while fishing near  Porthiil. Exact details cannot be had  as the old man was alone at the time,  lint It *a*iii,1i1 inmeur l,),nt he b������������������l bip  canoe tied to a nt-ike on the Auieri-jun  side of the Koolenav Itlver, at tin*  bond ultove Pot-Milll; that he had a  Htroke or took a Ut. and toppled into  the river at a depth of about fourteen  feet,   overturning  the  canoe   in   the  aa.l..1..a.a l*C/-a#-/a.a    .at*    MajV    ^..I*i1a*������������     .\.n*.  t������iven   bv   Hi*!. HliHf*.   who   in   iiii������Miiii.������-  The annual camping party got away \ the spot in Ii'ia lauiicb, noticed the hat  to SiiiM'M Ci-ei'U   on   Holiday   for u ten  day outing,  with  Mra. W. McKay of  Cranbrook 'in charge. Tlie crowd ir,  made up of Miauea Beanie und Flontae  White. Florence and Merle Hat lib*.  imd Mennra. Joe Wlft'*n, F. Itiitterlleld  Walter Carr mid Carl  Caihioii.     Ho  4>   .   .i     ... i       ... *    > .,    c, ........ i  ...;������i.  X.X.      ....J      ....  |   ��������� x. .rx.       ���������.. .   x   . .        ..-,-������������������. -  ideal weather by any mean*.  alloat iitaii- tlu- iivi-i Li.i in.1 e.uu.e.  TIiIh w'n.1 about noon, and a neai-ph  p;ii ty waii ;it once oignnisx'*a.mid after  bill a tihoi-t lime H'''kpp)ni-t; the iwidy  was booked i't a ������p'it very I !<������>?i������ In  where tbi* unforlnnnt*" fell Into lln*  river.       The dtviid   ludiiiu wau about  *"a  .      .,#     ..... ���������!>������,..     ..���������..,,..;..   j - i.. ..        ,, ... ........  IwuwghaL U������ (In; mifision Ii.cr^ Foilmrial.  ���������aa^lllll^MIIIIIMIllllMM^Ii^  m'^~'B^������~<m4m0,mWmilmm~rmWlmmW0i\itmVii W-**. wA wf>BW'IP'j)WB���������!"'iflMl\~mmHW   ������*���������  ,     \x~mX*\mrm*~\\m\mX.  Sfe.'-'  %m-%~wmm.~mm  Wim\mm\mMmmmmm\  34S!i������te-������lM  ?K������M������a������"Ri������***ii**f!Vi������  ���������iWIUrftlftik'Ul'MM muhKi'm ~~  B  55  OUR good intentions won't pay the grocer's 5  bills.   Your family has to live, even if you 2  don't. Secure a monthly income policy now. 1  Write for pamphlet to-day. 5  Tiff  FYfPI^IAR  IIi?i? I&&II& AMft?  fft 1  SfiSLi      ~0i~\j4U*U\s~vx\      mite, ~~     ml.0~P\,~\l������,-m\tt-\     VV.    SS  WINNIPEG      SASKATOON      EDMONTON"      VANCOUVER        5  (Agents Wanted , in  Unrepresented Districts) 5   ������������������������������������H *��������� 9  Quick relief from |  vhe-irnatlc *oain    t=  Baiime Analgesiqiie  " Beiuiue  HAS IMMEDIATE EFFECT  Large Tube 60<ff by Mail.  INSIST ON BENGU������.  1 i?v?aUtli.f/>   \~~~- tft*   4f*+-  a LEE"ING tn.ui-o vu,  B Cox 1339 Montreal  1  German Guarantees  ,     Tiie    Germans      guaranteed      safe  conduct  to  a   Norwegian  ship  carrying food lo hungry Sweden but seized   the   vessel   and   took   it   and     its  cargo   Lo   Germany  as  a  prize.     The  Germans  asked  through     the      Pop*.*  that  the  French  and  British    should,  agxce  not  to  bomb  Cologne  on  Corpus   Christi  day.     Thc  allies   agreed,  but  Germany bombed  Paris on     the  j same day.     If Germany lias left any-  | tiling undone to prove the worthless-  | ncss of  her  word,  it  is   seemingly  an  j oversight.  ���������  From     the      Rochester  j Post-Fxprcss.  Must Carry Documents  M.L   ������X   lSM.LM.l~Oi0.-y    -Tla-gO  A Safe Pill for Suffering Women.���������  The secluded life of women;  which  A,������,Y'Permits of little healthful  exercise,  is  a   fruitful  cause  of  derangements     of    i the stomach and liver and is account-  Registration  Card   Not  Sufficient  for   able  for  the  pains and  lassitude  that  Such  a  Man                            j so  many of them  experience.  Parme-  ,....  ....             ...                      .      ! lee's   "Vegetable   Pills   will   correct   ir-  ���������OHicials   ol     thc     military    service j rcguiarjtics  of   t*lc   digestive     organs  and   restore   health   and   vigor.      The  most delicate woman can use them  with safety, because their action,  \vhije effective, is  mild  and  soothing-  council stated today that the registration card was not sufficient for a  man oi military age. iHe\must carry  other documents, as calroo for under  thc order of May 22, such as marriage  license,  passports,   etc.  It has been  found very  difficult   in  many  cases  to  provide  the necessary  documents.  called   for  under  this    or- j  der  in   council.    It   lias   been   decided j  to  accept prima   facie  evidence  as   to:,.     ,., . c ,,  a  man's  ineligibilit v  or  right   to    rx-i^.0" 1,a^    ������ ask some-prohlccr. ���������  eniption if he cannot  secure  the pro-j^ onkcrs  htaif?"la"v   per documents. ! Minard's Liniment Cures   Colds, etc.  Fortunes of War  "Pop!"  "Yes,  my  boy."  "What  are   the   fortunes   of   war?*'  "f   don't   know   exactly,     my      son.  Marvels in Army Surgery  Effective    Treatment    of    Wounded  Has    Restored    Fighting  Strength of Allies  Marvels are being performed ��������� by  the surgeons attached to the various  entente armies. By exercising their  skill they have restored to the fighting strength of the allied nations  each year since the beginning of the  war whole divisions of men -,vho; ir.  other wars would have died of their  'wounds or would have been crippled  for life.  The'recent gigantic battles, as the  result of which more wounded men  than ever before have received surgical treatment within a short space  of time, have demonstrated the"-immense strides made-net only in surgery, but the methods of removing  thc wounded ��������� from thc battle fields  and transporting them to hospitals.  So effective is the co-operation between surgeons and physicians at the  front ,and those at the hospitals in  the rear that an immensely larger  proportion of the wounded recover  than was the case at the beginning  of  the  war.  Men whose legs or arms have been  fractured by shells now- are restored  to their regiments in a-minimum period of time. This is very largely due  to the fact that they receive prompt  antiseptic treatment and surgical attention, which prevents blood poisoning and the stiffening of the articulation. Their recovery is rapid in  the hospitals behind ihe Hues, where  thcy can be treated under comfortable conditions far from the nerve-  racking- sound of thc guns.  Ililiiiiinniiiiiiiiiiit   I  ii  $1,000.00 Reward  ���������f      e 0,    1 ������f tn i     r*   o  roneiieii u nemedy tails  Canadian Coal    v  In Distant Climes  It Rubs Pain Away.���������There is no  liniment so c flic ate ions in overcoming  pain as Dr. Thomas' Electric Oil.  The hand that rubs it ii. rubs the  pain away and on th's account there  is no preparation that stands so high  in public esteem. There is no surer  pain-killer procurable, as thousands  can attest who have used it succcss-  I fully   in   treating   many   ailments.  /'Grain is in the Bin���������Not in  lite Straw P8e??  JTTVIAT'S  what  C.   D.   Ilflntlej*.   ~i  Brem-  S   ner,   Aha.,   says   of   thc   work   done   bv  g   his  Sawyer-Masscy   No.   1   Grain  Separ-  -s=- ator.     And   that's  what   every   owner   of  a   Sawyer-Massey   Grain   Separator   gets.  But   100   per   cent,   separation   isn't  the   only  good   thin*   owners   say   about   Sawyer-Massey   Grain Separators.     "Not  an   hour's  time  lost  in  twenty  days  oi  camimious  operation;  no   repairs;"   writes   C.   C.   Mc:r,   of   Irvine,  AHa.     "Simple   and    easy   lo   operate."-  says  Wm.  Mason,  of Sheho,  Sask.     And VV.  Hall,  Queenstown,   Alta.,     writes:     "IFatidles     fjas  best' of  any   machine  I   ever   saw."  AU  these  are   actual   statements���������real "experiences  of owners.      They  tell   you  that  Sawyer-Massey    Grain"   Separators     are     strong-,  durable,-  efficient���������of   maximum   capacity   for  their   size���������simple   and   easy   to   operate.     No  inatter   what   condition   the   grain   is   in,   the  Separator    can    be    adjusted    easily,   quickly,  to  secure complete separation.   In every   way,  it's   the  suitable   Separator   ior   the  individual  farmer.  The No. 1 and No. 2 Sawyer-Massey  Threshers differ only in capacity. The No.  1 has wort than 31 square feet of separating" .surface in the straw deck���������the No.*" 2  more   than   38   square   feet.  Before you buy your grain separator, safeguard your investment by reading the Sawyer-Massey Bulletin No. 326, sent on request. Tt explains the construction that insures 100 per cent, efficiency. Bulletins describing- our "Great West" Separator and  Combination   Separator  are  also  available.  Sawyer-Massey Gas-Oil Tractors (il-22 to  27-50 H.P.) and Steam Tractors (51 to 76  H.P.) are fully described in Bulletins sent  on   request.  SAWYER-MA.SSEY  COMPANY  LIMITED  Head   Office   and   Factory:     Hamilton,   Ont.  Branches   and   Warehouses:  Winnipeg        Regina        Saskatoon        Calgary  H.  S. BOWDEN, Distributor,   Edmonton  ':MW������Wh*ff{  '-������������������-i'i  -3B*TH"  We hope this notice will reach thc j  eyes of people who are troubled  with ���������  Hawaii  is   shown   in a   report  constipation  and   bowel   trouble.    Dr. j ceived   by   tlie   department   of  Only  Canadian  Coal   Is  Being  Used  By Hawaiians  How   Canadian   coal   '.r,   being  used  re-  trade  Hamilton's l'ills have been guaran - j ami commerce from I*.. Eryana, Can-  teed io cure any case within three J Julian trade commissioner at Yoko-  days, and the above reward will be J hama. Tbc report states that until  paid for any case resisting this great-j recently the Island.cf Hawaii rccciv-  est   of   all   remedies. [ pd   most   of   their   coal   supplies   from  No prescription ever written could j Japan, with some shipments from  surpass Dr. Hamilton's Pills oi" Man- \ Australia. Owing to shortage of  drake and Butternut,, For ycars thcy j cargo space, however, japan and  have born curing the most obstinate j Australia Yu 1917 failed to maintain  cases oi constipation, biliousness, 'their coal trade with the islands. For  lieadaclies and sour stomach. Here is I the same reason, the United flutes  your chance to test Dr. Hamilton's j was unable to ship any coal to' Ha-  Piils.   If   they  fail���������your  money   back j waii.  for the asking- Be'surc you get the [ "As a result of this famine," the  vrllow box, and insist on being sup- i report continues, "the Hawaiian Is-  plifj   with   onlv   Dr.   Hamilton's   Pill; j lands   turned   to  Canada for a  supply  Immigration in May  During the month of May this  year -3,203 settlers entered "Western  Canada through Manitoba and Saskatchewan. This number is slightly  fewer than in thc same month of last  year, but judging from the value, of  the effects brought in by the settlers  which is more than double the  amount of last year, the number of-  bona fide farmers entering the country   is   greater  this  year.  Minard's   Liniment   Co.,   Limited.  Gentlemen,���������I have used MTN-  ARD'S LINIMENT ou my vessel  and in  my  family  for ycars,    and for  Sawyer-Massey Threshers  Explaining  the Gender  She���������1   never could  see why  call  a   boat  "she."  He���������Evidently   you   never   in  steer  one.���������The  Widow.  thev  to  Thrown away by early Spanish ex-  lhc  eve*-*., HI,   ..id   .CM*... of   ^V^r'S tST'Ud   'V  r>\   Mandrii  all   dealers.  and   Butternut,     25c   at  T1VBf,  Absolutely uniou-icte:!  absurd   but   widespread  Is Idea of Charge Made for Blankets  in   Which  Soldi-er  Is  Buried  !'h���������*!���������"��������� is im  fable current in arm)  ularly tlio<o uver^.-as, to the effect  ihai t'u. re is :>. charge made against  the rsta'. r ��������������� >>l <ie<  iii.'.r.U. (- in v- Inch  X ey rl v  < ' crv  ma ii  of coal and were able to buy about  \ 50,001) tons from thc Pacific coast  I coal companies at high prices. It is  i reported that nearly all the coal used  ���������in the island now is of Canadian ori-  i g>".  DAD I D DiillLLb  life   1   consider   it   has   no   co/t  would not start on a voyage  without  it, if it cost a dollar a bottle.  *   CAPT.  F.  R.  DESJARDIN.  Schr.  Storke,    St.    Andre,     Kamour-  aska.  *  ��������� i-i.i  -ased  1 in1*,  who  rs'-a <    l:a--    heard   it.  other,   ;m."i      ir'iiii      inquiries  ... ..    r. u, '.,.��������� ,i    iK,.   i-.iiliti;.     ,!<���������-  i;   v. ��������� .yd-]   :. I'l'C.t r   i h;-.i   i I  soldiers    for  an-      buried.  a>   seen   se;-  in    sour*  . u ���������  .:."l:  1 ISI  lias  ��������� ��������� Ie.  Such  u  .-Is-  no  T!'.*   K-iito;  s    CO;  Molhc-rs you can win thc battle for  the health of vour little ones if vou  will fight it with Baby's Own 'Tablets���������the ideal childhood medicine.  The Tablets arc a mild but thorough  !a:.ativ.: which never fail to banish  constipation; indigestion; worms;  colds or simple fevers or any  of the  ones.  .1. P. Hypell, Cfiusapscal',  writes:--"Baby's Own Tablets  i great medicine for children,  quickly cured my baby of con-  can  oil] e i'  other  little  M rs.  One.,  ,'. re  Thcy  -i i| ia lu >n  MlCil.l      111-  highly     recom  mothers."    Th".  i v  nnd    I  m    lo  ii-.'   .s.dd   by   mrdiciue  ;;il   iM   -.'."i   cents   a   ho  . ���������i|n;i'  ' .  -   Y "l!  ; Y..iY  ��������� : ,h o  Mi ���������,'!''  The  r.i-..  -in '���������  e-.l i:  I)'  .v. il  tile  aw.I  V\ illiams'  < )nt.  Medieini  k-ahrs  ;   from  Co.,  Big Area in Flax  Area  Under Crop in the Liethbridge  District Not Less Than Two  and a Half Million Acres  President Marnoch of Lethbridgc  board of trade estimates 'that the  area now tinder crop in thc Lelli-  bridge district is not less than two  and a half, million acres, if anything, somewhat' more. This means  that ihe area seeded exceeds that of  1917 by half a million acres.. For the  increased productive area, ila* takes  i   prominent   part.   Much   of   this   has  breaking.  Tlie percentage of wheat and oats  sown is about thc same as last year.  Barley shows a less area. Rye this  year  i������--,   more   lari'olv   cultivated.  workmen excavating foundations for  the erection of new- buildings in Columbia.. Sometimes the amounts  found are so large as to pay for the  entire "cost of erecting the new-  building.  New- Industry for Alberta  The first canning^ plant of fish  caught in the lakes ot Albert?, has  just commenced operations at Kd-  monton, Alberta. The output of tin  plant at first vvill.be about 500 "cases,  containing forty-eight one-pCuno  tins, daily. Pike, mullet, _ pickcre  and, to sbmc -jxtc'nt, whitehsh, w  be  handled.  ill  As a result of a drive for iliember-  ship, Saskatchewan Grain Growers'  Association has added, 10,000 names  to its rolls since the year opened..  minor       ills       ofN been-planted  in   the     new  Comwning        them  nice  :..|;,1    hohli  I   i. 11 i (I   :-. I; i  los, iii ni'-at ,n:i'  In i; i n niiig ol the \\ a r  ;;l    equal   lo   one-half  in  III  annual  j n  mih  i>  ihe  tin-  Ominous  Newest   Boarder-���������Is   this  quiet   place?  Fidest Boarder���������I'll guarantee you  will never he disturbed by tlie table  groaning.��������� Buffalo   Express.  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator will drive worms from the system without injury lo the child, because its action,  while  fully  ol'l'ecti|VC  ! is   mild.  A  v.iil  i nt.  in .>  "Local Musical Tahnt"  newspaper    is    seldom     popular  lake it as Soup before Meals'  Hie ,'\ cragc local musical tal-  Tlie pianists expect the paper  y of ilnni they are Padere.wski;  jthe vocali^i-i 11ma t equal -Mel' '. and  l ( ialli ('ur.'i, and  I have an art  ! Kri i-h v.     ,\  Ztsgr$&m*&  tin- violinist-; must  on par with that of  newspaper  is tin willing  lo stand up bciore tlie world with  Mnh -i.itci.M nl s. \.\ 11:it is the rc-  ���������iiii; I oc.il laloni sax's: "With such  a pate r il i- inipos'sible to create an  ; riYiic    a I iiiuspli ere   iii    this    toxx'U."   i.l.i-  .'ii   (il  ��������� a*  Cr -I  v- v t. u'^m^0^m^xj ^ -*��������� >  :~~~.'74ji~r a    n   \\    I.;.'4    .rfiifmr- '   ' ' .  hlfi j'r^'i'tts'irim* iimial  tBXj/tSmmmj~^.mmSW  ~7������.~   v .px ', ...a  r I ...l - 4.  ^xgXi"  . "m't  .,/ aa,*  AJxU  Tx~rvSrt,~.'.^  J''*  , m  Yl   ,  It ���������'������������������ife^i.r,^  :YVMk������������a^l I   $Av~  --fi^iiMiJl'f]  Mir.aed':,    Liniment   Cures  Garget  in  rrael. s   are      l<>     be     con-  i ii i ui.1 ii y    xYm'i ���������<���������    i line   )-���������  ��������� .1      si veil      hinidi eil     and  i,l   ..  Two Sizes���������50c and $1  '^^*IJ������4*'������-<*a*^VJ*^**.'\u������-'-ll������l������*-Wi)]        Hifc-M*  > I.,..,., I  !.,������    ul.'l    I  I' 11  llioe  v     ih  i.x  XTX^r . -A mi *. >i,t-al  S^rirx^kxl " . Vi'-*. - I.V������.  H������wi in i i"*~.immtitirx\*~~-������ '  .llHl      I,.,,  il..'������   lill'l.  I'<. I   I ������I r.   i..-. I i Vi* * a ������ - .  h ���������*/  .xx.'rx.'.      *.'Xx.  ���������m$m  mall   d\\ elliiU's,       (\e-  f'i i. 11'. t. ij r    voted    the    sum  <1:. .1  million  hi.uk'.   Inr  I he  . i .. ,. . j i <��������� i.-i yy. ,���������,��������� x     |  !��������� i.iiuiiie-. ma-, lix. ill tin  " I'll qua I I ( Is a s ..' ihiicis,  '      '.:i.h r     ..':ie      form       . .1'  You arc youn*������ but once, but  you can be youthful always if  you care for your complexion  proptM-ly. Daily uftfc of Ingram';-;  Mi 11:weed Cream prevents  bleiTrtinheQ,overcomes pimples  nnd other eruption?*. Rinrr  ion*" n n ,s;.-i\~ ...���������'..��������� x\. .,..,...������, ,4 :,���������  .   -.1    .' v... k.     ,iJv    .   ,.1.w.   ,...w.  quality haa been r.ivinf* hcnlth  lothr*KUinnnrlynulhfnlrnlnrtr>  the comi*Jcxion. It Ueepsyom*  Bltin toned up,'soft and clean.  T������;c rchsicti VvTia3* to Lauiul*  oilinrrHS nnd Khinir.rsn of nose  imd   forehead   induced   by  ���������icrtipiration, if; lo ni'inlv a lit-hi  V. V. lu'trnm Co., Wiiaduoi- Oi\t������rio  touch of InRram's Velvcola  Souveraine Face Powder,-50c.  Itnlsoconcealstheminorblem-  if*her!. Included in th<*complete  line of Ingram's toilet products  tit your druggist's is Ingram's  Zodenta   for   the   teeth.   25c.  A. i'icture  with Each Purchase  End, lime- you buy ������ pncUnp-e of  lnpiruin'H Toilet Akin or Perfume  your druf**d������. will */'ve you, willinut  charge, r lnr\'Mf pArirnlt of n wtarlil-  r..u.wal ...Ox\xr.. -iicJuji i'-CV.'M'.:. !'-f.i-h  lirne ycixi urt a different ponriih i.o  you mukc u collection for your  lioinc.    A:ilx your t!rxi(;|*ii;t.  w.  N.  U.  m0mm%mtmmimswmmi'm  ���������WTJHiW'^WI^^  ������������������'  '- "-"  "���������' '-a,������t^lji!tet^B������r*;lhfcs:'i[1(i|!^^  WSxWS  ii*lil>������@aa^^ nXE    ..TREVIEW,     CRESTON,     B.     C.  ���������: *,t*BlB*ftiii*TirWT<  ������Id Folks'. XeiigliSj  i Catarrh, Bronchitis,  This Tells of a Method That Cures  /Without  Using Drugs  Elderly people take cold easily.  Unlike young folks .they recover  slowly.' That, is wl*y so many people     past     uiiddje    life die of pneu  monia.  {"ralirvl a  Zlt&l'\4  kill-joy/' thc young baronet laughed  when the fly had driven away. "Bob  Pentreath likes beer and for once I  can afford to give him a bucket full.  I'm in funds, old lady, and jolly glad  to be in the ancestral rat-warren  again, though I did leave VLondon in  the devil's own temper. The smell of  my brave native heath as wc butted  over the moor put me right, I suppose."  Martha Trevlyh made no answer  till she led the way-into the spotless  but barely-furnished sitting room  which it was her pride to keep always swept and garnished for the  ���������master  whom  she  had  nursed  as  an  !,.������'������.������������������������������ n ~i rl       4\.rx      1 ������ ������ ..       *-0- .-.. x- X       rx C      ..-LrxtXtX  ..������.������>.a,   ita.va    l..\^    lcadl    . v.llliiai.1, vj.     vaa.vov.  property she and 'er husband now  look care of with as much loving  reverence as if it were Western Abbey itself���������the great grey mansions  that  had  been  sold  to  strangers.  "You're summoned to testify at  Ci'owncr's quest on that daft body  up to Comlyn Court," she said, scanning his face anxiously when she had  carefully closed  the  door.  "I can't make iiead nor tail of it,"  said West, nodding assent. "I hadn't seen the poor creature ior  wceks, and I was never more than  just a' casual acquaintance. Shouldn't  have bothered about her, I'm afraid,  if Miss Comlyn hadn't asked me to  be kind to her. It's r>recious little  use 1 shall be as a witness. It seems  to have been a sordid case of robbery, from what I saw in the papers."  Martha shook her grizzled locks.  "There's more to it than that, Master Tony," she said. "There's talk-  in Comlyn village that you were seen  first sneeze. Large! down here on the day of the murder. I've done my level best to  track -the rumor, but t'wasn't any  good. It appears to have just blaz-  ��������� and-druggists, or The Catarrhozone j ed-up and died out again, like a  Co.,-Kingston,  Canada. ��������� marsh  boggart.    Anyhow,    it      must  laawCT-;. ��������� - .--- .  ...������������������. .     i-    ���������.      . 1!;;../������  reached   the  long  ears  of   Sam  (Noakes,   the   superintendent     at      St.  1 r.       ml i r 11  ��������� ��������� --ca -- ��������� ..---' *- ��������� ��������� ���������       ~. w -..j..-.--  good, because they upset digestion.  An-Viloctor knows that a much more  effective treatment is "CATARRH-  OZONK." which heals aud soothes  the   irritated   surfaces   of   the   throat.  In using Catarrhozone you do not  take medicine into thc stomach���������  j'ou simple breathe into the throat,  nose and lungs, rich piney balsamic  vapor, so full of healing power that-  colds, catarrh and bronchitis disappear  almost  instantly.  The germ-killing- balsamic va-por  niiixts with thc breach, "descends  through thc throat down the bron:  chial tubes, and finally reaches the  deepest air 'cells in the lungs. All  parts are soothed with rich, pure,  medicinal essences, whereas with a  syrup thc* ' affected parts could not  be reached and harm would result  through benumbing thc stomach  with  drugs.     t  A Catarrhozone Inhaler in your  pocket or purse enables you to slop  a cold with, thc  size 'costs $1.00 and supplies treatment for two months, small size,  50c;     trial  size, 25c;  all  storekeepers  r  'i'i-i |f.  :^^\    1$ rah nock  W      "Mc  .COMLYN  AI .IM  %=  -~x4-*Jm-m)Jm.JmrJ-J~.  ��������� BY ���������  HEADON HILL  WARD. LOCK & CO.. LIMITED  LciYon, Melbourne, and VataaAa  (Continued.)  "And  IhenY   said" Jasper  'sJ  Morgan,.  ore policemen!" Sir Anthony  laughed gaily, then checked his merriment as he remembered that he  was. sworn to secrecy about his recent exploit. "A policeman is a  credulous person, Martha, not to be  taken seriouslv till his- hand is on  your shoulder, and then all you have  to do is to remove it, gently but  firmlv. As a matter of fact, I was  iiY London, or not far out of it, on  tlie dav Mrs. Morgan was murdered."       " ^  The gaunt Cornishwoman heaved a  -sigh of relief. "And of course you'll  be able to prove that, Master Tony,"  she said eagerly. "All the same if I  was you i shouldn't be so free to  prate" of your being flush of money,  -���������   you   did  a- while   back.       There's  Canada as ~. Holiday Resort  Canadians   -'Learning      More    Than  -   Ever Before the Attractions  of Home Country  "SuniriierMravel is good in Canada  this year, despite the war and :omc  inclement, weather," said Mr. W. -J.J.  Snell, general passenger agent of the  C. P. R., eastern, lirfes, yesterday.  "In fact the war has had two 'outstanding effects so far as Canada is  concerned. Conditions with regard to  foreign travel have become so expensive and so restricted that Canadians have been almost compelled  to iearn something about the. advantages of the Dominion as a holiday resort. At. the same time the or-  dinary wage-earner has had such  opportunities for making money that  an unprecedented number of working people have been able to indulge their lifelong desire to take  their wives and family ba*xk to their  old homes and sec 'the old folks at  home.' This latter feature of 'travel  has been very marked during thc ���������  past year, and is more in evidence  than ever this summer. In all parts  of Canada thousands of men who  have for many years nursed the  hope of some day taking their families back to their old homes are able  to make the trip this year and thcy  are doing it. The result is good for  the country, good for the families,  and good for the railways.  "In fact-," said Mr. Sneii, "one of  the most remarkable features of  present war conditions is the application of the motto 'Canada for the  Canadians.' More of our-people are  learning to know their own country  than ever before, simply because of  she expense and difficulty of going  abroad. Travel to Europe has been  practically eliminated, owing to war  conditions on the Atlantic. Tlie increase in rates in thc United States  and the difficulties surrounding travel from Canada to American resorts  has to a considerable extent reduced  Summer travel from Canada. The result is that thousands of people who  in other times have always gone  abroad or to the United States for  their summer vacations are now  spending  their    holidays     and    their  \  Fill up your pipe with T & B���������[rich,  mellowed, sun-ripened Virginia.  *u~������  , fi 1*118 genuine  has a flavor and aroma all its own.  Full  Nat  DOaieae  ures  best.  yet soothing,   Mother  No pipe smoker should go  through  "T & B. Week"  without a package.  No %vord is necessary to old T & B  Ve it -xlv/txjx,.  smokers.  - nitty  a>*llOjv%  But you-���������if you have neve? tried it,  smoke T & B this week and realize  Virginia tobacco.  ttxt. satisfaction cf using a genuine  fiu up your pipe wifcn    A & il,  j uv.ta. y  ida,  With  distinct  vantage to themselves and the country. In fact they are learning now  what tourists frtjiu all over the world  have in years p'ast spent very large  sums to come to Canada to sec and  enjoy.  "In  this way, while Avar conditions  have  cut off a  good  deal  of  foreign  tourist   trafiic   in  conditions    have  Hiilfi  ., Myrtle Gut  ���������TT-aaRl  getting $12 to $15 a week thcy are  now getting $18 and even $25. Despite increased coast of living people  are getting better $>&��������������������������� and many  men are able lo indulge their desires to revisit their old homes, and  it    is    surprising    the    number    who  ajj.     sl'CitulUg  their holidays  "Canadians are learning more than  ever before the attractions of the  Canadian resorts, and the knowledge  they are acquiring as a result of tlie  war should mean a good deal in future years in keeping our holiday  money at home, as well as attracting  Canada,   the   same \ tourists from other lands."  so increased home  The Shortage of Hairpins  'he  This  i.  MIU IUU1I,', aSlWVl | ������A ^*> JX \_ 1 ~.0M. K/ s   i^������.\l \j.i-- mf    ��������� ~   r ^x m ������ "I     1  glancing askance  at his servant, "we'dirty  tongues  in  Comlyn   that   coutu  *   ������  ������ .-,-.- _r    , _   tw*st sucll a i;e to beioul your good  shall have an exhibition of how a  baronet can perjure himself, I . expect."  "I am afraid that is only too probable, sir." Jevons sighed respectfully.  "You couldn"t-hang-a cat on the evidence as it stands^���������let alone a baronet with his roots .in the soil, so to  speak."  Morgan had started to leave the  pantry, but he stopped iu thc doorway and looked back, his eyes iierce-  ly searching the butler's face. Hc  had the air of having only half  heard, or half understood.  "Soil?" he demanded. "What thc  <lcvii has soil got to do with it? Oh.  I see what you mean. AU right.  Keep a stiff upper lip."  His roaster having departed, Mr.  Jevons sot to work to tidy up the  disorder in his sanctum, a crafty  smile creasing his thin mouth as he  rinsed the wineglass used by Superintendent Noakes. Then he looked  at his watch.  "One of the drawbacks of this Hy-  blown Cornish coast is that you don't  get your London papers till the afi-  crnoon," lu* murmured. "I shan't  get a s<|iii*it at the Daily Lynx for  au hour yet, and I'm rather keen on  reading about the governor's scrap  with the police on the Oxford road.  And what was the matter with my  phrase   about   'the  soil,'   1   wonder?"  name. And the name of West don t  stand up so staunch to ..the winds of  heaven as when Wests were housed  at  Western  Abbey.",  With his back ta the firclcss grate  Sir Anthony had been lounging  against .the . mantelpiece, but he  straightened himself suddenly, amazed horror creeping into his careless  eyes.  "Martha!" he cried. "Good God,  Martha! You don't mean that 1 am  suspected of having killed  that   -wo  rn ai  !*"'  The  ing in  Farm,  CHAI'TKK V.  Thc rZingari Ribbon  gaunt   Cornishwoman,  porch  the   stone,  shaded   her  eves  of  and  stand-  Merlin  gazed  along  the 'moorland  road.  Ten   times  in as  many  minutes she had  left  her  ironing   to   come   to   the   door,      and  this   time   site   was     rewarded.       Tlu*  station   11 v  from   St.  l.rannock's     had j quest,  just "lopped  tlie  summit of  the   ridge j      Doing  and was desceudiugjhe long straight  dip  to tlie  dilapidated   homestead    in]  lhc hollow.      Three minutes later the  crazy  vehicle  crawled  to  a  standstill  and  Sir'Anthony   West  leaped  out.  "Gni in*- wire, then, Martha?" hi*  said, hauling out a kit-bag. "1 can  sec you'ivtr as lit as ever, but hold on  while I pav this lohnny. Shan't he  a  second."  "Don'i over-pay him. Master  Tony," tlio- woman enjoined, her  (tugged face stern .villi disapproval  as she walehed the obvious disregard  of her injunction. Ilu* driver's grin  and profuse hat-touching were . eloquent of  a  glorious  tip.  "Tint'.:   -ill    ii>.|il       vou      dear       old I  "I think that you have enemies  somewhere, Master Tony, and that  vou will have to be careful," was  the replv. "Not that it's gone beyond winks and nods as yet, and  that onlv among them as don't  count. But a lie like that gathers  strength as it spreads, and I'm glad  you'll have, a chance to contradict il  before  the  Crowner."  But could he do so in such a manner that would be convincing, Sir  Anthonv asked himself iu worried  apprehension. It would be easy to  deny that he had been in Comlyn ou  thc.'fatal day, but he was precluded  bv his oath to Jasper Morgan from  proving the bare statement by saying  that while the murder was being  done in Cornwall he was in the  hands of thc Bucks police on his way  to Slough police, station, where, as  Jasper Morgan, he had spent the following uight in a. cell. He had as  complete an alibi as could be wished for, but he would be unable to  set it tip unless Morgan released  him from his promise. Tn thai  thought there was some comfort, for  though he hardly knew Morgan and  did not like him, his partner to the  wager   could   hardly   refuse   his      re-  travel as " to more than offsetr-this.  People arc visiting our own Rockies  instead of going to Switzerland, going to Canadian resorts instead of  taking Germ, n waters, taking trips  over the Canadian lakes and rivers,  or to our own coasts instead of going to American ocean resorts. It is  a curious effect that war should*  force Canadians to know their own  country, but that-is one of thc results of the European conriagratifon,  and one that should prove, of lasting  benefit   to   Canada."  As a result of these general conditions, Mr. Snell said that passenger  traffic in Canada has been unusually  good both on the C.P.R. and. on all  Canadian railways, as well as on the  lake and other steamship lines, despite the fact tirat under war regulations there were, no more excursion  or special rates. The rates in thc  United States had gone up so high,  with a stringent abolition of all excursion or oilier special rates, that  people, were learning more and more  to do their pleasure travel in Canada.  "A good deal of this is due to the  fact that wages in Canada arc higher  than ever before," said Mr. Snell.  "Where   a   few  years   ago   men   were  Salvage Ships  Slink By U-Boats  407 Vessels Recovered by Admiralty  Department Since January  1915  From  January, 1915,  to  the  end  of  May,  1918, 407   ships   sunk    by    the  Germans in British waters have been  salvaged, according to details of the  work of  the admiralty    salvage     department, made public in  the  press.  Up to December, 1917, "260 ships  were recovered. In the present  year to the end of May, 147 have  been salvaged, the increase being  due  to  improved  methods.  Among thc difficulties encountered  has been the emission of poisonous  gasscs from the rotting cargoes of  sunken sliips, which sometimes have  caused the loss of lives. One salvage  ship was torpedoed while working on  a wreck, while sometimes thc work  of weeks is destroyed by the rough  sea. Feats performed by the salvage  department includes the raising of a  large coiiier, sunk in twelve fathoms  of water and involving a dead lift of  3,500 tons.  cute    Concern   Which  News Creates  War,   with  its  harsh upsetting    of  habit and the stern demand for sacrifice, strikes home again.     It is announced  tiiat   the  world has  but     a  short  three-months'  supply  of     hairpins.    No more, at present, in sigiu.  Thc acute concern which this news  creates  is  not, according to  the  agitated comment of The Regina Leader, confined to the gentler sex.  Merc  man, it confesses, has often  wondered    what    woman     would     do   next  ���������with  the  hairpin.     Now  he  is    faced  with the prospect cf seeing what she  will  do  without  it,  The Leader is confident that woman will rise superior to -the hairpin. It suggests that Dame Fashion  may save her in the crisis. It- eloquently speculates upon the possibilities of "flowing locks carefree of  those odd little contortions of wire-  work" or of the youthful braiding of  her glory. It looks for new and  perhaps more fascinating methods cf  wearing the- hair.  But The Leader seems to overlook  the fact that the hairpin is put to  many uses beyond that for which it  is primarily designed. The hairpin  button hook, the hairpin lock opener,  the hairpin pipe cleaner, and a myriad of other hairpin ut*ensils will  have to go, too. The doom of the  hairpin will command concern from  more than Dame Fashion.���������Toronto  Globe..  Saw  the  Prbof  Average Father (showing his prodigy's drawings)���������Would you believe that he  never took a lesson in  l   *  .     a* r . -1  Wl>    llir.  Art F.ditor���������Seeing is believing.���������  Buffalo  Express.  scant justice to the tea  which Martha had provided, he  changed his town clothes for an old  tweed suit, and putting ou a straw  hat with ihe I'Xingari colors, which  he kept at the farm, he started across  the moor Vor Comlyn Court. lie  would put thc mailer to Morgan at  once as from one man to another  and find out how he stood, Afterwards he would go down to tlie (lower house and wash this dirt out of  his mouth in a chat with Mavis. Sinai least would not hold him guilty  of shooling a woman in cold blood  and levanting  with   her trinkets.  (To Be Continued.)  WMB1M& tonuteeS Eyelids,  l'##(.i*-WWt'ft'\'eiii^f><'eiv:yp*, r,ye������ mfiamcii bv  'fl^Wlflffi-jbmm\SUn'   DUStmUii Willi! <,ll\dlly  .a/txWJJ. MJTm relieved by Miuli.e. Tiry it In  fex%.. ������?Trriyr' C your Eyesand In V~ty~ Kye*.  Mffl^Kye Itrmedy *W^Wi!RiV;W?iS!  (Hy* 8. -/*. In TutiMi ~H>.  Kur Hook at/ fA������ t-v* ��������� Strum.  Atlt HfMrliitt mint- ftAmitd* Con- Crtslrmtms  Itaclc io   Nature  ���������   it,   Sam,   that   one  " Just as fresh  'V.  And dainty ms wlacn  p&cked in the  hamper*."  PARA-SANI'.-WRAPPER''  Heavy, waxed paper in Household Rolls, with handsome oalc Holler  Box. Keeps sandwiches, cakes, cheese and butter fresh and wholesome.  There is no messy mass of pickles and mite*, tomato juice and sandwiches at the picnic if each article is wrapped in Para-Sani.  Para-Sani is also good for household uses. It keeps bread fresh and  moist until eaten. It protects meat and butter from contamination of flies,  bad air or germs. It is good for lining cake tins or for polishing irons.  Para-Sani "will save many times its cost by preventing waste.  ii  w.  N.      V.  12111  "Why is it, Sam, that one never  hears of .< dai'lay eoniniil.liug Mtt-  eiilr?" iii'iuirod tlie Northerner.  "Well, von see, it's disaway, boss:  When a white pusson has any  trouble he sets down an' gils to  sliulvin' 'bout il an' a-woi'i'j in'. Then  lir* iliing you know he'*; done killed  luNhc'l. lain when a ..ii}1".!1.*-"'" '.el:;  down   lo   think     'bout     hi^  Cheaper ana more convenient man waxcu.  paper in sheets, and the paper is of better quality.  Ask your Dealer,  w it t t  ���������lAix  troubles,  ��������� i,.^,,i"  Jnkki A K-atJfl. Ultfi>  ^\S~Jlx~,xUm-  Xr-Hmk-Xr-Mm.  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Hayes, Owner and Editor.  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, AUG. 23  not go unanswered;. it's good ������or  business���������and the people like it  judging by the demand there has  been ior Re*v*iew's the past month,  the nunibeif oic new subscribers  obtained, and the few casualties on  our mailing list (two thus far, including the trustee himself).  The final decision in the school  controversy was handed out at  Victoria last week, reaching here  on Saturday.  The order - promulgates that  Trustee Crawford must resign,  which he has done, and an election  to fill the vacancy will be held on  Friday evening next.  The trustees are ordered to reinstate ex-principal Brousson. In  coming to a decision in the case the  department finds that the trustees  were quite within their rights on  all the points raised at the annual  meeting concerning his dismissal-  al; their fatal error was in not dismissing him sooner. In other words  the request for his resignation on  May 30th is not a regulation dismissal, which must be served before  the end of !\4&v.  Mr. Brousson is, therefore, in a  position to stay if he does not care  to accept a gentleman's request to  resign as an according-to-law notice to quit.  This request for resignations has  always been accepted as a notice to  leave, by all -previous teachers���������and  white men in every other walk of  life.  As the ex-principal has not acquainted THE BEVIEW with his intentions as to staying or going it  would be unfair to further discuss  the incident at present.  NEWS''-QF' jpnntFBiVS  Bii|-������SWV     WS        BUajpa? e Bosses 3 w  IMSzsg* rx&Bmgi @ihm������������%Mi*ms  A couple of weeks ago Trustee  Jackson made the crack that we  were whitewashing our "patrons"  by stove-blacking him ; meaning,  we take it, that due to the fact  that the Mercantile Co. is an advertiser it is up to us to help them  out. Following this line of reasoning a little further might we return  the compliment by enquiring if the  trustee is so -stoutly championing  Mr. Brousson's cause because the  ex-principal is a '"patron" of the  excellent Jackson dairy? It's a  poor rule that don't work both  ways., don't you know.  In parts of the Okanagan the tomato  crop is reported unusually heavy this  year.  At Grand Forks last week a Servian  gentleman was fined $25 for being an  idler.   ������  Gophers have been yery destructive  to the crop on St. Mary's prairie this  year.  Owing to the shortage of feed Kaslo  is hopeful of slightly cheaper beef this  winter.  In the Boundary country grouse  are reported more numerous than usual this season.  Cranbrook city council is considering giying tile fall fair in that town a  donation of $250.  The hospital at Greenwood is closed  The ������isters ih charge went to Belli ng-  ham, "Wash., last week.  The Review says the   quantities   of  yeai has been enormous.  John Simpson, ex-chief of provincial police at Greenwood, is now checking lumber at a mill at Princeton.  At Mirror Lake the government  wharf is.in bad shape and^boats have  difficulty at times in making landing.  Just at present patriotic flower sellers at Revelstoke station are knocking  down   $45  a week   for various  war J  causes.  Some Rosslanders are bringing in  young turkeys from Alberta, paying  $1 for two-and-a-half months' old  birds f.o.b.  Ranchers in the Rossland and Trail  section have a fine crop of vegetables  this . season potatoes being exceptionally fine.  Penticton has almost $23,000 of taxes in arrears, At a recent sale of land  for taxes only 104 lots out of 590 offer-  es were sold.  Never within the memory of the  oldest old-timer have the gophers  been so numerous at Phoenix as they  are right now.  B.C Seed Growers1 Association is  sending a machine to Grand Forks to  thresh the bean and pea crop in that  section this year.  Cranbrook came through with .$107  in a recent house-to-house canvass  for the coin wherewith to buy flannelette for the war sewers.  Kaslo is hard put to explain the  j*prw?nr*������-nce   of   a    most    unusual  plague of a sort of brown butterfly  or moth, the creatures being thick  as bees and roosting all over town.  Their favorite stamping ground  seems to he along the streets where  they appear to Vie .attracted on  account of the warmth, according  to the Kootenaian. We have always understood Kaslo was a restful sort of burg  but were loath to  I  believe the town was likewise  renowned in the bug kingdom.  Tfere in C'r"st,on flu* hum of industry and the rush of traffic would  make short work of the pest that  burdens tho almost cherry centre  ol' West Kootenay.  Considerable space is taken  this  week to accommodate tho say-ho of  r.7 , T 1 111 .    ' .  I l(lh(.Ci;   \> ia.i;������-arn>l,    .aliu     l/ila~    ..lily...      laj  the bchool controvemy. This will  be the last chapter. For a couple  of weelcH the trustee lias been  shouting malice, Hew, etc., without  Ti'  f-~*a\-Qmx  rAMAnA  V^lti.-** J-S.XJS--V.  i  IL.S.]  GEORGE the FIFTH, by the Grace of God of the United kingdom of  Great Britain and Ireland tmd of the Krltisn jj^ominions ueyonw ������.ne  Sca^RING^ Emperor of India. ������������������ " '  To all to whom these presents shall come or whom the same may in any  wise concern,���������GR������ETING : **,*������.  A Proclamation of conditional amnesty respecting men belonging to  Class 1 under the Military Service Act, 1917, who have oisooeyeu ow  Proclamation of 13th October, 1917, or their orders to rePOf*;������^���������^'  or are deserters or absent without leave from the Canadian Expeditionary Force*  E. L. NEWCOMBE, ^ WHEREAS conaider-  Deputy Mintebe^Juettos,   j ablc nvl?nbef3 of ^^  belonging to Class I under our Military Service Act, 1917, called out on active service in  our Canadian Expeditionary Force for the  defence of Canada under Our Proclamation  of 13th October, 1917, although they have thus  become by law soldiers enlisted in the Military  Service of Canada,  Have failed to report for duty as lawfully  required of then* under tlie said Military Service Act and the regulations thereunder, including the Order in Council duly passed on  April 20 last,  Or have deserted,  Or absented themselves without leave  from our Canadian Expeditionary Force,  And it is represented that the very serious  and unfortunate situation in which these men  find themselves is due in many cases to the  fact that* notwithstanding the information and  AND WE DO HEREBY STRICTLY  WARN AND SOLEMNLY IMPRESS  UPON ALL SUCH MEN, and as well those  who employ, harbour, conceal or assist them  in their disobedience, that, if they persist~in  their failure to report, absence or desertion  until the expiry of the last mentioned  day  thcy  will be pursued and punished with all the  wo. srsrsmo  contained m tiur Proclamation afot^-  Cranbrook is nil excited over the  possibility ������f a really aviator with  his flving machine in action,being an  attraction at the fall fair.  At Grand Forks thc thistle and  weeds are so bad on some of the  streets that a team and mower have  to he used to cut the crop.  P, W. Lai rig, a Reyelstoke teacher  and sometime newspaperman, has  just been made private secretury to  the minister of agriculture.  The Kaslo apple crop started to  move last week, and heavy drinkers  are now regaling themselves with  sweet eider ut $1 per gallon.  S. Cowley, a Vernon barber, is removing to Vancouver. He has nose  trouble that does not trouble him in  the damp climate at the coast.  Nelson needs $2100 to make some  badly needed street rnilway repairs,  but an the city is hard up a job of  patching will have Us do for just now.  %l>,. r.7,\ ,i      r....r.rf,4.r,     ..,.,.     . ��������� r-l I ', .. , 4     ......,������-..     ).,  .......     x.i.-...'���������....   '.       X^i    l.Vi . .p,     .  \   ..I .J       I.. I  conduct a night school again this winter, at which various HiibjeutH will be  taken up,   and   to   open    in   October.  I  |     The Smythe cigar   store   at    Uevel-  said, they have misunderstood their duty or  obligation, or have "been misled by the advice  of iil-disposed, disloyal or seditious persons.  AND WHEREAS we desire, if possible, to  avoid the infliction of the heavy penalties which  the law imposes for the offences of which these  soldiers have thus been guilty, and to afford  them an opportunity within a limited time to  report and make their services available in Our  Canadian Expeditionary Force as is by law  their bounden duty, and as is necessary for the  defence of Our Dominion of Canada.  NOW KNOW YE that we in the exercise  of Our powers, and of Our good will and  pleasure in that behalf, do hereby proclaim and  declare and cause to be published and made  known THAT THE PENALTIES OF THE  LAW WILL NOT BE IMPOSED OR  EXACTED as against the men who belong  to Class 1 under Our Military Service Act,  1917, and who have disobeyed Our Proclamation aforesaid ; or who have received notice  from any of Our registrars or deputy registrars  to report for duty on a day now past and have  failed so to report ; or who, having reported  and obtained leave of absence, have failed to  report at the expiry of their leave, or have  become deserters from Our Expeditionary  Force, PROVIDED THEY REPORT FOR  DUTY ON OR BEFORE THE TWENTY  FOURTH DAY OF AUGUST 1918.  rigour and severity of the law, SUBJECT TO  THE JUDGMENT OF OUR COURTS  MARTIAL WHICH WILL BE CONVENED TO TRY SUCH CASES or other  competent tribunals: and ale������ that those who  employ, harbour, conceal or assist such men  will bs held strictlv accountable as offenders  and subject to the pains, penalties and forfeitures in that behalf -by law provided for their  said offence.  Provided however that nothing contained  in this Our Proclamation is intended to release  the men aforesaid from their obligation to  report for duty as soon as possible or to grant  them immunity from arrest or detention in the  iseantime for the purpose of compelling them  to perform their military duty; Our intention  being merely to forego or  'fl-.*.  X7=r&  remit tne penaitico  failure   to - report,  heretofore incurred  absence without le&ve or desertion incurred by  those men of the description aforesaid who  shall be in the proper discharge of their military  duties on or before the said twenty-fourth day  of August, 1918.  Of all of which Our loving subjects and all  others whom these presents may concern are  hereby required to take notice and govern  themselves accordingly. ���������'���������-''  IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, We have caused thes������*  Our Letters to be made Patent, and thcGreat Seal  of Canada to be hereunto affixed. Vi/itneas: Our  Right Trusty and Right Entirely Beloved Cousin  and Counsellor, Victor Christian William, Duke of  Devonshire, Marquess of Hartington, Earl of  Devonshire, Earl of Burlington, Baron Cavendish  of Hardwicke, Baron Cavendish of Keighiey,  Knight of Our Most Noble Orderof the Garter-  One of Our Most Honourable frivy Council;  Knight Grand Cross of Our Most Distinguished  Order of Saint Michael and Saint George; Knight  Grand Cross of Our Roy a! Victorias*. Order; Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Out  Dominion of Canada.  At Our Government House, in Our City of OTTAWA,  this FIRST day of AUGUST, in the year of Our  Lord one thousand nine hundred and eighteen, orfH  in the ninth year of Our Rrfgn.  By Command,.  ������JL  Under-Secretary of State  a- 0  M WM pm &m ��������������� &m ilat m gftnf  Everybody's doing it; putting up moro fruit this year than ever  know it from the heavier-than-usual demand for Sealers.    How about  berore. We  you ?  ���������      . I     .      -a ..a.   ��������� It ArOli*'     IM     Htlll     .loiltlllf'      th!-.      Willi''    (llltf  uomit into dotailii.     I Iiih wuok   Im   ..   ... . .       . .  , , , , , ! Awl tin*  proprietor   huriK   out   when  IlIlM      lloil*'*.      Wil.tt     III-.     a.Oilla.1       U,     lli.llv.  out a <'HNf* and mir rup'y .ojiowh  IT tin; puMio w not, now in .������. [-'������!,  ition to oomft to nomo oorioiimioii in  w;ir wan OirAnicO nvrv four yinus it^o.  Af, (ii-i'i-nwnod n-}i\di'td>i nri'   lnivinj;  Mii'ir I'Kht rat.'ii i-uixc-il  from   Wl to   75  refit, i   per   nioiit.il.    Tin*   toWow   who  t\\0 matter t\u: ������i*,uatiou in IiO'ioW-hm I payn   Jftl   per   month   per li^lit   i������������   not,  ....rl     w\iv      a".������������A*fj������M'      *'v**      '.fir...., \ t I   \l lll'lll-ll.  lluiro   ho   any   .rito.Unon.Hn   Hyrnpa-I     fn un effort, lo keep down   IiIkIi   liv-  l,hizei*H  might wo nail  attention   to j inp;   <oit*<    Auk-     !.ofMt,e<|������,   u   Kiih.ii  .i< ...'Im-v     iiti.rO'.i   <li    in....ii.I   <vf    ii   ri.tii.il  one inoniiiij< l/mt     week,    uil'l    ill    the  IMIU.Oi'il I . ,   ,      , ... .      .  I i.li.....,............. >������,    ... .������ .li lull,.;   nil n ii. u Hi-  iiavo   a   weuiuiruu   on    m-ouiK,   i,o   n j j,���������.j,.H II,,,!. hmmII.,! in dentil Cnni ��������� il.������.y,i  iii.i.1. u���������!,(.,,11>   .hi   piii/iai;  ������j>n ..i.iw.ii, no i j.iA,. i,  It you are going it stronger than ever, too, your aStock of las-it year's jars will  never be enough.    Size up your possible requirements and buy to-day.    We offer :  New Gem and Perfect Seal Sealers in   Pints, Ouarts  and Half-Gallons  Heavy White Rubber Rings for Pints and 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-day  I ll<:  -11    i i       ���������    ra : .1  11 r i   in n     11.. ii .. i  (Mil      til  lit.!,. .. i     , ... v i . I *>. I  A       iP% ���������FHIF*1 ���������*��������� m\fvm%0&^  ft0m*7mmmm \HMmMW������Mti,.       CwMMMrrwMiM*'   El -.IWHIiHU ^m������-mmWlm fMwissmmm mtsumrn/    SiWiiiHiMil'ii miib.  ^^^| ^xxxZ^M wl^Stl    Fyna ^^���������KXxx\\xx^^5mr^       uffllll ||JW^lBI|^^a^WW���������a-r1f      J^a^^^WW^WWWWj     ^^^^ ^^5i      ^^m~^^mmmmmm~mr  r-.Kii. License H-21H20     General Merchant  IIMaflifcHallillilttli ' rfll nllijrf II ���������! .i.mMIMii   M^..MlM.^n.|..*^i^lrAnjM>-m^.Ua.ll^la.l^,a^a litiit  llg)y*|^ff^*l(l|i*lllPllii*pii^w^  i.am.i. il x~tO~x-.4Si������mm0mtmmn,iA*i Mi llmmi.i ,-i4XemfiXil4������mOllim  imsmt^Mmmmm' iM'iiii-iw������ii������������i������nwam^  ������'g:g.7aiffiaaa.iiria  mmiiimmMtmixxmmimjm  ������������^YmS\m.  msms*mttmm*mr*   r       ..     y. .   , ,-:, ���������.. ^|,  j ,y.J.l ���������-J| |AV f������   .114 '.������������������'.���������   1,     Ih l.ll'.-'lJ-.ll'l*   ���������������>^w*wiwyil'M'^  'iii"'ii"il "nilurii li i nwiiilii'rili lliMnil������ainr<iiiil������ywajl T/.^iili^lrtll>a^iWiiW,*^f.*l'lVliiWiMi.t i WWia)fi%.'|-ftiW|-|>inWl������������H>.������n 'aar.-il.a,.-.-.i. ,Wil*M!lNUW'yWJL^'W^  ^hZiHtt  r 0 ' -  THE CEESTON BE VIEW  * l(l*^W^'ll������**������(l������Mf  h WfWI 4W*tMM������4(  mmmtt  LETTERS TO THE EDIT OR  '%gmmx?&mlmWBPBgl    Cx-t   SaMSt  [CsOut/iliueu  li?UUI JL OgC J.  son states that "corporal punishment  might have had lees effect than suspension." It is to laugh to get a statement like that from a trustee. vt*ho is  so well acquainted with the dismissed  pupils 'as .Trustee Jackson right well is.  Tjjt i4*      ������������������������***-.������-***    J������/-V������W*#>Ca     *t*-       *-!"���������������������, at"* 4-l-lBj-r'     **-**������- _ W"������������*l V\ ������1 _  m~~0\m%t       mm\*   W*        \x,0~0 t.* t\jl-,       m tj VIIUU VIJV \~4~m^ ������f m.  Sx 0-4 -. ��������� **  pal decreed that corporal chastisement  was the only punishment that would  fit the crime, and actually did administer it to two of ,the. boys who were  wiHin** to take it. If it was the i*o*a.l  treatment for two of the-scholars why  not for the lot. Was the ex-principal  playing favorites in this instance to  SYNOPSIS OP  LAND ACT AMENDMENT  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed  lauds only.  ftev&i Sa wiii ae graiiied covering only  land suitable for agricultural purposes  and which is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not more ttian ������cur may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions, with  joint residence, but each making necessary improvements on respective claims.  Pifaa-emptors must occupy. claims for  Ave years and make improvements to  value ot 510 per acre, including clearing  and cultivation of at least 5 acres, before receiving Crown Grant.  *rm.^MA      *%..,������- rx~^xxXrxx.      It.      rxrxr..777rx~trx~.      ~>r.X  rr uo. v.    a/a tj���������tjxmxxxxxja     x..    xrxrxrx.iM777.xr..    .ax/a������  less than ~ years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because  of iii-heaith or* other cause, be granted  intermediate certificate of improvement  and transfer his claim.  .accords without permanent residence  may be issued provided applicant makes  Improvements to extent of $300 per annum and records same each year. Failure to make improvements or record  same will operate as forfeiture. Title  cannot be obtained on these claims in  less than 5 years, with improvements ������2  S10 psr acre, including a acres -eiearea  and cultivated, and residence of at  least 2 years.  Pre-emptor holding Crown Grant may  record * another pre-emption,  if he re-  ?LUires land in conjunction with his  arm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made and  residence, maintained on Crown granted  land. A       x. ' i..        4.4.  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres," may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  jPq*. Erasing, and industrial ��������� fvurposes.   t  areas exceeding 640 acres may We leased  by one person or company.  PRE-5MPTORS' FREE GRANTS ACT.  The scope of this Act is enlarged to  include all persons joining and serving  with His Majesty's Forces, The time  with in Ts-hleh the heirs or devisees of a .  deceased pre-emptor may apply ior  title under .this Act Is extended from  one year from the death of such person,  as formerly, until one year after the.  conclusion of the present war. This  privilege is also made retroactive*  TOWIVTSITE PROPERTY ALLOTMENT  . -    ACT. .-,...  Provision js -made-for .4he-,grant to  persons holding uncompleted Agreements' to jfurchase from the Crown of  such proportion of the land, if divisible,  as the payments already made will  cover in proportion to the sale price of  the whole parcel. Two or, more persons  holding such Agreements may group  their interests and apply for a proportionate allotment jointly. If it is not.  considered advisable to divide the land  covered by an application for a proportionate allotment, an allotment of land  or *jqual value selected fi-orn available  Crown lands in the locality may be  made. These allotments are conditional  upon payment of all taxes due the  Crown or to any municipality. The  rights of persons to whom the purchaser, from the Crown has agreed to  sell are also protected. The decision of  the Minister of Lands In respect to the  adjustment of a proportionate allotment  is flnal. The time for making application for these allotments is limited to  the 1st day of May, 1019. Any application made after this date will not be  considered. These allotments apply to  town lots and lands of the Crown sold  at public auction. ���������  For Information apply to any Provincial Government Agent or to  fi. R. NAD-RN.  Deputy Minister of Lunula,  Victoria, B   C.  the advantage' of scholars he was  scared of? And what sort of stuff is  this 40 or 45-year-old principal made of  when 12 and 14 year old scholars can  pick and choose their punishment-?  But note, the year previous Trustee  Jackson_8tates the school ground  discipline was far worse, aind he  himself  had to. lend a hand on more than   one  occasion to  straighten   matters  out.  And yet, never at  a  board  meeting  did this preserver of school  law and  order ever breathe a word   as   to   his  gallant conduct.     And, stranger still,  at the end  of  the   school. jrear  this  same Trustee Jackson never said  boo  as to dismissing the principal who tolerated such disgraceful conduct. Passing stranga,   that   such a  seemingly  well-meaning. trustee  was prepared  to put up with  another  year  of  the  same doings���������and   would   have,   had  the principal effected not  turned  his  resignation in as late as July 5, 1917.  And more .wondrous.still,   note   the  r.������,7.lrZ~xr...l gx   rS*x.....Xrxr.      V.. r,t-. r-rx xx    r-Xx.rxr.    .. rx     4- ~  ..cibutoatc   xiuaicc aJ>ctCBaoa'u i^tVeS cLS   BvO  conditions for the Broussonian era.  And note his advice (to the writer)  that the only way to really get "to  know that playground discipline is  like, is to make occasional visits to  the school. Hear! Hear! But in ex-  principal Brousson's pleas (written  and oral) he yery definitely states  that during his term Trustee Oherrington was the only trustee to visit  the school ail year. How comes it  then that Trustee Jackson cjtn speak  with such assurance as to school  ground   discipline?   The   ex-principal  says he never saw him at the school?  Did trustee Jackson dream the conduct was exemplary all rounds���������or is  \\c  -aaaot-  .-I.-.*.  ..xr j.xxrv  aau.l  ig n xXxixixxZ a/it Ox tut; CrUuBSt  R;nd oi lying to taake out a case for*  his protege. Certainly some one  isn't telling the truth���������and surely the  writer can't be blamed for it.  >r*4xtrti:~,~ r~r~ *���������   ������������������������������������>������������������>������t^   mm~mm<iix~m #���������������%** ���������*!*������������������  "T^Vt^i      CS7T*sS* a**1' *-l������%#������c*������  ���������>,  >t   complain   of  stating facts to  the  !s there any  Meat in  the  House?  This is the first question that presents itself  to tho house-wife if an  unexpected visitor dropH  in for a meal. But why  worry ?  Shamrock Brand  Hams and .Bacon  W*0* . 0-X W.r  Finest  Quality  Cooked Ham  Lunch meat  Bologna, &c.  aro  always  to   be- had  here. In nicat-j nothing  quite .���������'iuuIh '.Shamrock  products.  pK 1 B Bar _vZm\ ^Sk  of* ifU������f tini������  aa���������M. a  . *-% #* %~  0X*~* aw***.**  g������  ������������  at,  ���������''* ������jk 1m7m Vim #������ il  i* i i ii(i'.iiiii.i,ji.> t..! I ������������:..���������--* *A*  ������"������*������������.������������.������  IKor twins* and all other iiiior*  matin*! we A. MIHAIi������*'i*LI,  J. 11C  Trustee Jackson  r.jaf.t>nii.ar<ii������.          5"*!!!-.     $.\.i--i<~<    is    a    rxvrmm.  - 1���������tf -       '  ���������-~      ���������    -"^    "���������    ������-o-a*r"-'-  time and place to state these facts.and  aii of them ;   at board sessions .or the  annual meeting.    "What.is complained  of is that Trustee Jackson, peddled information as to school accounts under-  handedly���������as to floor oil and disinfectant prices to be precise.    By all means  give out public information when publicly asked for it, but don't sneak it  out to parties planning- to  disqualify  trustees who only did precisely what  Trustee'Jackson did for;, him self for 30  months   of  his   term.; We   fancy if  Trustee Jackson could deny thus dishonorably    conducting    himself    he  would have been back at us long ago  with   the   boldest   sort of "You're a  liar."     Board meetings last year were  always    advertised    in'   this    paper.  Ratepayers realiy interested  have no  excuse,   therefore,   in   not at-tr-nding-  these sessions if they so desired*.  Reports Not Private Property  Trustee Jackson says he was obliged  to send for Inspector DeLong's report,  personally,' because -Trustee Oherrington would not accept his (Jackson's)  word as to ..what Mr. DeLong reported  to him. Under these circumstances,  then, how it comes that Trustee  Jackson did r.a-.t turn the DeLong report over for the other trustee's inspection until ten minutes before the  annual meeting opened. And as we  had the pleasure of writing for the report be it known that the communication was not a personal one ao between  tho inspector and Trustee Jackson.  Inspector's are not. permitted to send  out private reports. Such documents  ore always board property.. This one  was asked fcTr by "F. H. Jackson, secretary-treasurer of Creston School  Board"; it was written on school  board stationery, and Jbhe school  board paid the pontage*.   .  School Accountm and Parchaue-  Nothirig new under tho sun? But  look at the hole Trustee .Tackson tries  to crawl to safety through on school  board store bills. Ho only sold $11  worth !. a compared with tho other fellow's $250. But the principle's the  same, isn't it; and you certainly wore  neyor known to reiuae any ot this  I rude you could handle. In the courts  invariably tho little thief gets the  longest jail term.  iiut hit's have a look ut. i.im foolM-ap  incident which, be it said, is almost IB  months old���������which may, or may not,  be uiguiheant. it-arose when, foi'the  second tune in a row, a -n tim.lor.- account vv������n dihputvd on in.i.niul. of a  seeming ovei*ch������rge on foolscap, tn  settling the mutter tin* first, time  Truutoci Jacl'Hon had the bill reduced  25 ciMitii a package. .With a view to  pri'vmitinp a recurrence of this the  writer very likely lined something like  tl... Iiiiiiniiiii.. ho iaiiu-l.lv i.. I.down, onlv  the remark wam addressed to the three  , , ( .   . ������������, I   ., /.1 7  I..U..I.I .IU.,      a.a.ll,        .....      ......       J   ....  that, seeing Trustee Jackson was then  in business and handling stationery,  that the writer would hardly be indiscreet enough to suggest giyiug business to one firm- when Trustee Jackson  was in as good shape to take care ox  the same class of trade.  And seeing we have his permission  to delve, into the records it would be  unjust on our part to disoblige him, so  here'goes: Turning to the treasurer's book for the year ended Junfi-1915,  we find 35 cents was the total expenditure at the Jackson store* Looking  up the minute book we find that at the  annual meeting on July 10, 1915, ������. H.  Jackson was named as a trustee on a  motion made by R. Boadway. And  under date of July 2������s 1915; we find  that R. Boadway became janitor on  motion made by Trustee Jackson.  And looking at the treasurer's book  for theyear ended June, 1916, we find  that the Jackson store did a bigger  business on supplies than any other  generai store that year. And for the  school year ended June, 1917, the F.H.  Jackson store was. the only one that  got any money .at all for janitor's  supples. These "are the records. Come  in and see them if ^ou wish.  Taking these things all into   consideration, and seeing   Trustee   .Tackson  approves of drawing conclusions from  appearances, one might  ask:    1. Did  "F,  H,   Jackson   become   trustee  for  what there was  in   it ?   2. Seeing he  had the big end of the trade one term  and got all the money thus paid out the  next year, what sort- of a piker   is   he  to complain of the other   fellow   gett  ing thy lion's   share   of   the   trade (a  quarter of which  was done   at   cost���������'<  lihe chemical equipment) one yea-? out  of his three-year term .    8.. And what  manner of man is he to allow   himself,  to be used to bring about the   unseating of a trustee who only did in a   less  direct way what. Trustee Jackson carried on for over two years; and .always  at fair prices, if one may judge by the  XXX 77 %X jf  moved that his opponent's account be  paid.  Would Trustee Jackson have us be-  leve that "when rogues fall out honest men get their dues?" And all for  the purpose of retaining the services of  a principal whom Trustee Jackson not  six months ago described to the trust-:  tee board as "Ad��������������������������� poor citizen."- Possibly the end justifies the  means. Possibly. But under the circumstances the ex-principal's case  wouid^ have been more confidently  championed by some one with cleaner  hands���������if such, there be.willing to bear  the Broussonian burden. Hayes.  The Cranbrook Herald is not hopeful for a bumper crop on the St.  Mary's prairie this year, but it will  not be too bad. With irrigation this  tract would be wonderfully productive.  Now it is Fernie that is afflicted  with countless swarms of reddish  brown butterflies that show -decided  liking for Scotch thistles. They blew  in from Elko and are due at Alberta  points any day now.  > -v  ROBT. LAMONT  NOTARY PUBLIC  INSURANCE   -r    REAL. ESTATE  DEALER IN COAL.  CRESTOiV   -   -   B.C.  Notice of Application for Road  Right of Way  Notice is hereby given that Western  Belle Mining Oonipnny has filed with  the Honorable Minister of Lands at  his office in Victoria, B.C., its application for tho grant of an easement to  construct a road, not to oxcood 40 feet  .in width, over and across a route  generally described as follows, to wit.:  Commencing at a point on the existing road of the Idaho-Continental  Mining Company near tho confluence  of Boundary and Blue Joe Creeks and  terminating at a point near the centre  ot tiie iioil.ik -slunc oi.' j>oun������iiar.v Iju.hi,  West Kootenay Mining District,  Britiiih Columbia; the course of said  proposed right of way Is on the north  side of Boundary Creek, piualelling  thu uoitl. bank of Boundary Creek  and generally follows, paralcIlK and  intersects the existing British Columbia trail oyer said course. Said proposed   right   of   wiiy^  is    blu/,i*d   and  IIKUl.CU  I'll   tin' (^JWII.i.i,   ...I..   ...l y. ...,.<���������.  interested, or having or claiming any  light, title or iiitenviit in or to the  land, water or timber, lo be alTected  by the grant of said casement, or the  Transfer, Liven? and Feed Stables  Sleighs and Cutters.      Team Sleighs  Single and Double Harness and Supplies  Sets   of Second-Hand  Harness  Qrt-%T/-a*aol  OaJ * aja x4ux  Coal and Wood For Sale.  -       MUB && ffm\mWmT-*m\^S^S^jfm\   "^Msff  BxTTM mm        mBm 0BUi Dua^wai IIO^jvi,D  B IBB  F~3   S-���������3 mmml ^S^^^ KO Bob Oj������ BS   ^-aOnf ^mWWftmw   ~~W    mmm ������������������mkij^Mv     mmW     mmw      ������^w   mmm  Phone B6 Sirdar Ave. Creston  Butter Wrappers at The REVIEW  THE CAN/VDIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  SIR EDMUND WALKER.  C.V.O.. LL.D.. D,CL, President  would have you believe.  an;a <i;-.i ill  |,a.  ������������   I  *>.������".*  I Here in no  ,. >   .      ������. ��������� . . *  in fr\7if..t,ii.  eoiiHtritetinn of said road, are hereby  notified to make known to the llonor-  ���������������.V'������le M5������ilnler of Lands any and nil of  their objections thereto, if any  they have, on or before one moiilli  from and  after  the date of the IIihI.  pilOlieiU IOII     III      I lilt.     l.i.i.l. < ,    ia,    av.i,   am  or before one  month   from   and after  I  I,ill*    livral     Uaiy     ������li     Al.(,U.il.,    Il)l<*>,    alj~     l/J  I loiever barred.  \V!'Y,T*>'I.1M'  -Wf/U*. MrWlT*7������  I CjOMFANY.  SIR JOHN AmD.Cfnrm������Man������ttw  K V. F. JONES. Axs't G������i*L NU.iAu.-r  Capital Paid Up. $15,000,000 j Reserve Fund, ������ $13,500,000  SAVINGS BANK  BUSINESS  Security, convenience and courtesy are assured to all  who deposit their ���������������������-?--���������*.- *.-?0*. fi>i> w-������**i-  al|,*t^.rf^"   tiaaffn  4Vi.a^^.   v. la..a  an *   . ,    ������ ��������� ������������������  il it i:������ nut cm������v<c������iiv;inu  r  HIS  I^aal II a  *al'.a        .1/1.1     VTrXTXX*    ni*jlll*l  %r.X.Jff      IUU    J..J. xx J      \-r ^r 7- 4. i.  ������������/*������������������!**  J       X.     .XX  m** tr\mr*f tr\mr% ���������  tr~.x~.xr.~  f,H  ���������ars >-������ ������������������ t ���������* v *r> nrvi*  l>.k������iXS X\ IU .1. 1  . ff    ^  f.x;.: '..X-r\."i.       7 r ...a,'. a.^  f.S.  Wii.^.lv.1.   j.>tta>iv,.i  IM  E  KS*riSZ3������������*^v*J*  *4JUIJ!ffi^^  'vmimisaxiK'SS  ������������wsWf������������������TOT������!i?^'^f^������������M*;i    aMifflWij " "  itMsxfflisim CREkTON,     js.     G?  IV   X.  pi im vm TRANS ATI 'ANTIf H MM  ev hid DAint TO THF WAR FRO  AMERICA   TO   BLAZE   A   NEW   TRAIL TO  EUROPE  United States' Full Power of Airplane Craft to be Brought Agains*  The Huns, and Bombing Warfare Into Germany Will Be  Made on Large Scale    o-��������� ' '   SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  LESSON   FOR   JULY   7���������BEGINNING THE CHRISTIAN  LIFE.  STORY  The* establishment of an air route  to Europe from the United States,  ia order to bring- the full force of  American effort in the air to bear  agains?: Germany, has been decided  upon as a. definite project' by the  British air council, thc new organization into which all British air service has been merged. This'was disclosed by Major-General William  Brancker, controller of equipment on  the council, who is in Washington to  discuss this and other projects relating-  to  air   warfare  with  American  officials.  Plans for an initial flight across  the Atlantic in August, September or  ���������October of this year arc already well  ���������advanced. American co-operation is  sought and General Brancker hopes  that the first machine to. 'make the  crossing- will carry both British and  lied for the trip. At least three  British, poiits are now hcrcj and  several types of machines produced  In England have ample fuel capacity  i'or the forty hours of flying it is es  tnrialeti tne  trip  wc  The   attitude     of  government  toward      not "been disclosed, although General  Brancker laid stress on the fact  that the sole purpose of the trip was  to blaze a new  trail to  Europe, over  Why Chins Is Unable & Help  Prevented   by    Financial   Difficulties  From Aiding A-Uies  Chinese soldiers are available for  co-operation with the Japanese at  Harbin and near the Siberian frontier and if necessary more will be  sent, Gen. Tnan Chi Jui, thc Chinese  premier and war minister, told the  jPckin correspondent of the Daily  Mail.    Thc premier added:  "The threatening situation on our  frontiers certainly demands safeguards. Wc do not want the Bolshevik i in  China."  'With reference to Chinese pnrlici-  i pation in the war on tiie European  battlcfronts,   the   premier   said:  "I would like to help thc allies, and  would be glad to send 40,000 or 50,-  000 troops, but am prevented by financial  difficulties  and  the    activities  .���������   <^i-..  ia.l     a.aav^.  the      American  ., . ���������     .     i. _, ~  illC    piOJCCL  ���������g  1. How Lvdia Began the Christian  Life   (v.   13-15).  -Lydia was the first convert to  Christ iu Europe. Hers was a typical  conversion.     Note  the  steps  therein:  1. Attendance at the place of prayer (v. 13).  Thc accustomed place here was at  the river side. The accustomed place  today is in church. God can and does  save men and women without any  seeming connection with places of  established worship, but he app.ears  to most people at such places. The  very fact that he has established and  sustains churches here and there is  au urgent call to all men and avo-  nncii to place themselves in the w-ay  1 of salvation. While no one can save  himself, yet all can put themselves in  thc way of salvation by attending  church,  reading  the  Bible, ^etc.  2. Listening to the preaching of,  the Word of God  (v. 13,  14).���������'  Paul took advantage of the opportunity which was given him ..by the  assemblage of this group of devoted  women to preach Christ to them. He  was alert for and prized highly the  opportunity to tell thc people about  Christ. He knew also how perilous  it was to neglect to witness for  Christ at a time when unsaved^ people are together.    The opportunity is  KAISER   ADMITS   PREPARATIONS   FOR   THE   WAR  Developinent of the German Army, According to War Lord, was  For the Purpose of Upholding German Principles of Right,  Freedom, Honor and Morality  I  1 have sent i~  IB-  '. aa I.  which   American   aircraft   can  livcrcd next     year     without  shipping Presumably,      it  from the fixed purpose of the  air"'ministry   to   carry   the  warfare  into   Germany  on  be   de-  taxing  arises  British  bombing  ���������a   steadily  increasing scale until not a vital spot  in  the  German   empire is  safe    from  allied  raiders.     The   point   made     by  General   Brancker  favoring   the     employment  of  British    equipment    for  the  venture   is   that  the   new     Rolls-  Royce 375  horse-power engines  have  proved  reliable  enough  practically  to  insure, no difficulty  from  this  source.  The American   Liberty    motors,     he  said, are admittedly better in perfor-  niauce   than   this   Rolls-Royce,   being  of ���������lighter weight  and  giving, greater  -power, but they  have  not yet reached  the  status   of   reliability     of     thc  Rolls-Royce.     The   general   was   certain,    however,    that    Liberty-driven  night bombers' would be crossing thci  ocean iu fleets  next summer.  Under any consideration, a seaplane carrying at least 750 horsepower will be the first craft to attempt tlu* flight. Until arrangements  have been made for the touching of  airplane.- at the Azores en route,  which is a difficult matter owing to j  the rugged contour of the islands.  landings there for re-fueling will have  to be made  in  the harbor.  As the trip is now projected, il  would stari iron; British soil in Newfoundland, touch at the Azores and  again in 1'ortugal and conclude in  Ireland, probably to be resumed, after overhaul, to I**ranee. While this  is not the shortest route, it is said  weather and better  forecast   the    weather  of the provincial rebels.  150,000  troops, south.  "I am hopeful that the Canton  hellion can be repressed soon,  then a good many of these troops  can be released for service elsewhere. France originally suggested  that wc send troops to -the western  front, hut questions of finance, and  lack of shipping compelled us to lay  the  proposal  aside."  Regarding the feeling of the Chinese toward the Germans, Gen. Tuan  Chi Jui said that the people generally could not distinguish between, the  Germans and other "Europeans, adding:  "But the enlightened classes_ remember that because a mob killed  two missionaries, Germany forced us  to cede Tsin Tao and owing to that  precedent places like. Port Arthur and  Wei Hai Wei were sliced from  China. But for Germany China  would  be  whole  today.  ���������'Furthermore, it is impossible to  forget-that during the Boxer trouble  German troops were ordered not to  give quarter, while thc invasion of  the impnerial palace by German soldiers was a disgrace, unparalleled in  our civilization, and will ever be  vivid to thc national consciousness.  "The Boxer rising itself was provoked by German bullying at Tsin  Tao.    Besides how can we. forget thc  God's   call  to  preach  Christ  was opened by    the  himself  harping  the  kaiser's   continual  Yellow peril."  The premier declared his intention  of opening up China after thc war by  developing mineral deposits and extending railroads.  3.  Her heart  Lord  (v.  14).  The "individual may place  in the way of salvation by coming)  near to thc means of grace, and thc  preacher may preach the Word of  God, but there is no hope of salvation until "the heart is opened bj* the  Lord (John 6:44 45)._ While thc salvation of every one is dependent upon this sovereign act of the Lord,  yet we can be sure that he is willing  at all times to do this for those who,  like Lydia, place themselves in the  way of his saving grace.  4. She was baptized (v. 15).  This ordinance follows belief i n  Christ. The invariable rule in , the  early church was for believers to be  baptized. While there is no salvation  in the water of baptism, yet hearty  obedience should be rendered in this  respect (Acts 2:38-41; 8:12; Mark 10:  16). Lydia brought her household to  Christ. This is as it should be. She  showed signs of the new life, in that  she expressed gratitude toward those  who had been instrumental in her  conversion (v. 15) by constraining  them to share the hospitality of her  home.  2. How thc Phillipian Jailer Began the Christian Life (v. 25-34).  1. The occasion (v. 25,*26).  The casting out of the spirit of divination from the damsel landed Paul  and Silas ih prison. The pain of  bleeding backs, and of feet in stocks,  kept "them from sleeping; but not  from praying aud singing.   The Lord  Cut Trans-Siberian  Railway Connections  European     Russia     Loses    Railway  Control  and  Grain  Czccho-Slovak control of parts of  thc Trans-Siberian railway has completely cut all rail and wire communications between Siberia and Russia  and lias resulted in depriving European-Russia of the Siberian grain  supply.  The. Czecho-Slovaks now control  the southern section of the Trans-  Siberian railway from Samara to the  Volga river, to Tchelyabinsk, and the  Siberian main line on the east to  Novo N-ifeolaycvsk,' also the northern  branch from Tchelyabinsk to Yekaterinburg.  The Czccho-Slovak organizations  originally ��������� numbered about 40,000  men. Of these nearly 20,000 reached  Vladivostok. The remainder involved  in an effort to resist disarmament,  arc chiefly centred about Tchelyabinsk  A despatch -rom Amsterdam a.  day or two ago reported at some,  length thc words of the kaiser . on  June 15 at a celebration, at the great  headquarters of the German* army, of  the anniversary, of his accession.  Thc gist of the report follows:  The war is not a matter of a strategic campaign, but i struggle of two  world views w.e-tling with one another, the emperor declared.  "Either German principles of  right, freedom, honor and morality  must be upheld," he added, "or Anglo-Saxon principles, with their idolatry  of  mammon,   must     be     victor  ious.  The  Anglo-Saxons, . hc asserted,  aimed at making the peoples of the  world work as slaves for thc Anglo-  Saxon ruling race, and such a matter could not be decided in days or  weeks, ar even in a year..  The emperor emphasized the fact  that from the first he had realized  the trials of war would be great. The  The first outbreak of enthusiasm had  not deceived him. Great Britain's intervention had meant a world struggle whether he desired it or not.   He  New Overseas  Nurses' Club House  The Advent of Revolution  Our!  to   offer   belter  opportunity   ...  in advance.  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Habits and Thoughts  Would that men could see that we  arc   living   not   only  in   the   crisis   of  the   greatest   war   that   has   ever   afflicted  mankind, but  also in  the Advent of  Revolution, at once  material,  moral and spiritual; wider,  I  believe,  and   deeper  than  any  which   in   soin..  thousands   of  years   has   transformed  civilization  on  earth.   Wc are on  the  eve  of  what  must  prove  to  be  a  revolution of  our  habits  and   (thoughts.  Now in  a  state  of  revolution,  things  change,   appear  and   disappear  lightning      velocity.      Thing?-,  we   imagine   to  be   trifles   stid-  swell   up   into   incalcuable   for-  Changes,   which     hi     normal  would       hardly      he      worked  ihrough   in   generations,     spring     up  completed   in   iu on ths  or  weeks.   New  things   which   were   llopian     dreams  of yesterday are Iruisuis and facts today.     A   state  of   revolution   is  a   social   earthquake,     in     which      neither  things nor persons remain  what   they  wi-rc     All  arc  inverted  ....     There  mini-| with  father | which  nlv  ces.  tiini's  .1  I.. Ii  P'-.l  Oil'  ��������� U  ip  11-  I.un  I III-  I'.  IH'i  t  I: o v  -I c;idi  i . ��������� f 11 ��������� i r  ���������    :il  I 1 I a ' 1  " I !���������������������������  II Mil  ���������mil.'  I n re moment^ when the- av:iv seems  ' the l'*--s important crisis���������when wi1  i I'rel thai our system is challenged,  ���������that nc ,v ideal-;, revised values of life,  i arc thrust upon our notice. Mow an'  v. r* noiug to inert them? There may  t Ii.-  -..ml   time  io  ponder  ou  our ans-  ;  u e:"  ' reilerie  i  ��������� i  i I  (  I larrison  Ion)   for   M  iu  ire  lie  i.  W  11 i'i i  ai'i iii   (  ed   IiY  lied  in   IVp.  scrv.i ills  liai  'i Ii  Gon������t>**'ition's  ���������.:.'-. \    ���������-.. i.  nli  -n ian  ml en  ��������� ml .a 11 .ii'd  ii       i.i i'aii  -.1.  I I a; t I III     Ins  i' I nil,i lined  '        < > nc   i:  If tlie  in    (lie  no w,  Ma  h  fatlici  I-nu-  iii -  a ' ''I ���������'  I'n  i|.!l<  ��������� em  y\.\  "Joseph  tin*     physi-  ���������And   the  This  ha" now an  body of Jacob  I' )��������� v |.| ian   man  v, Inn II eliron  plielah, where  i ������������������      it>        I' rii i' h  heard ihcir prayers and sent ar.  earthquake which shook thc jail,  opened thc doors o fthe prison; and  loosed thc bonds from thc prisoner's  hands. I  2. Tlie method (v. 27-3-,).  (1) Visitation of the supernatural  (v. 27-29). The jailer was awakened  from his sleep hy. the earthquake.  This earthquake was unusual, in that  it loosed the bonds from the prisoners' hands. In his desperation thc  jailer was about to commit suicide.  This was averted by Paul's assurance  that all were safe. The fact that  thc doors were opened and the prisoners free and yet no one escaped,  showed him that something unusual  had occurred. Therefore, he came  trembling and prostrated himself before   i'aul aud  Silas.  (2)    The great question  (v. 30).  the  presence of thc supernatural  cried   out,  "What  must   I     do   to  saved?"    One's salvation is    not  off when ho utters this cry with  ceritv.  (3j The vital answer (v. 31. 32).  "!3a-lieve on thc Lord Jesus Christ,"  i.s ihe only way to he saved.  (Acts 4:12). Though the way of salvation is restricted, il is simple and  easy. No one who has believed on  Christ has failed lo receive il. The  jailer's faith was not blind faith, for  I hey spake unto him the word of the  Lord, and to all that were in his  house. Thcy were taught the meaning ol   hrliel  iu  Christ.  (4) The evidence of a transformed  life  (v. .33, 3-1).  (a) He was baptized (v. 3.V). As  soon as one believes on Christ he  wants to be baptized.  (b) lie tenderly washed  the stripes  Splendid Club   House    for    Colonial  and United States Nurses  ***  Early in April there was opened iu  Rutland Square,  Edinburgh,  a splendid club    house    for    colonial     and  United States nurses who visit Great  Britain when  released from their arduous duties in Erancc.    The building  was originally a club house for men  of  the  overseas   forces   and  so   completely did thc house fulfil its mission  of  giving  comfort   and  rest  it      was  soon impossible to accommodate   all  the applicants.    On moving the men's  club   to   new   quarters     the     Rutland  Square house was fitted up by a citizen interested in  providing  comfortable    quarters    for    visiting    nurses.  There is sleeping'accommodation for  sixteen and thc  charges    for    meals  and bed are very  reasonable.      The  expectation  is  that  the    owners     of  many beautiful  Scotish estates     will  supplement the    hospitality    of    the  club   house  by  invitations   to      their  country  homes.        The      Edinburgh  branch of the Victoria League is responsible for the    club    house     and  which the. Marchioness of Linlithgow  is  president.  H. V. Whale Hunters  Making' Good Catch  New Canning Plant Working at Full  Capacity  Reports from the whaling stations  indicate that there, has been a great  improvement in all respects over  early May conditions. Thc weather  has greatly improved ou all the  "hunting grounds" and the number  of mammals secured by all the. boats  has been most encouraging, according to advices Avhich the Victoria  Whaling company hasvieccived.  I'revTbTis reports had shown that  .there were large, numbers of whales  oft" the Victoria island coast, but the  weather conditions had been so unfavorable, that the boats had small  opportunity to make killings. The  latest information is that matters  have, been quite reversed lately, and  at Akulan the. catch not only numbered many whales of" the ordinary  type, but also a  number of sperms.  The new canning plant at Kyuquot  is reported to he working at full  rapacity on whale meal for mark cling all over the continciU, and the  manufactured producl is expected to  he acclaimed as a delicacy of the. first  class   when  placed   before   the  public.  the  emperor said  'The German, pcoole and armv. indeed, are now one and the same,  and look up to you with gratitude.  Every man out there knows what he  is fighting for���������the enemy himself  admits that���������and, in consequence, we  shall gain victory���������the victory of lhc  German standpoint. That is what is  in  question."  The emperor referred to thc per-:  iod of peace, which he described as  "26 ycars of profitable but hard work  though they could not always be  regarded as successful in a political  respect, and had brought disappointments."  His interests had been centred in  the work connected with the de\-el-  opment of thc army and the effort  to maintain it at the level at which  it had been entrusted to hiih. The  emperor continued:  "In peace time���������in the preparation  of my army for war���������my grandfather's war comrades gradually passed  away, and as thc German horizon  gradually darkened, many a German,  and not the least I, hoped, with assurance that God would, in this danger, place the right man at our side.  Our hope has not been disappointed.  "In your excellency, and in you,  General Ludendorff, heaven bestowed upon the German empire and the  German nrray and staff, men who  arc called upon in these great times  to lead the German people in arms  in its decisive struggle, for- existence,  and the right to live, and with its  help, to gain victory."  The kaiser here admits the preparation for the war and the deliberation with -which it was chosen as thc  only course consistent with "the  German standpoint." He pleads  guijty'to thc charges made by his  own   and   his opponents'     diplomats.  His laudation of the moral qualities  in which Germany has shown iusclf  conspicuously lacking, and his sneers  at Anglo-Saxon principles jjre hut  contributory evidences of his aberration. This speech \vill be of immense value when the inevitable settlement of tlie civilized world with  the liohcii'/rillcrns comes to be  made.���������Winnipeg  Ercc  Press.  Zx\-  llofer,  Priis-  ���������aul  no  of   I've as  31).  (el lie  who real  wiih   joy.  anil  Silas,  longer   the  showing that  brutal   jailer  rejoiced    (v,  3-D.     The  y   aci'cpl s   i h i ist     i>      I  Gill.*   be  li/ed,  A i uninformed home (v  ievi'd on Christ and was  mil   his   household.  he  (v.  OIK*  ("il led  31).  bap-  The Hun'a Way  iiml  .ii.  I mi'  -il.lv    will  11  it ii  I in-  an .it  I  'nited  at .-  W.I  ���������'���������.i i it i'  i r 11 >  i    ,  Ku'iployment   Oilier  I ir  ���������(I'll ,' .i I '��������� I.  I HO') III Ml  ���������i      MilllHl  II'      III  I I II   11   III11  Ciiitcd    !���������  l.'M  (on  liimie-.   and  time    :,|n-i i.il  . ' r   now   iin-  St;it<"i   would  piohablv   not  11 \   i i i,i i.  It  11,..    (i .-  not   on  in    l lie  \< a-    up  i,  ���������re  in  1:1  France,    and  i ni  i e- a I '*  :..-t\    m  been   in  .,.-,., -if ,,  ui:'"  Mini  W  tl.  (I.  Ahum  11n'n ed   ol  hi u i   to   .1  r a'.ln i <���������...  I'.i.l.lv'  l.r'.i,   mi  |;n,iltl.  view itl|*  Not  Him  soUlewh  I;.;;]   the map. I'addy was on guard  i oin iniinii.ition iu mil ami  I., hi'i chrsl in water,  i-aiiu* a Cockney, who iu-  I'addv if he could direct  company of  (he   l'.a,rt   Lan-  What It Means to Have the Enemy  in  the  Cov!*try  The following appeal for subscriptions to ihe eighth war loan appeared in several German newspapers.  As a specimen- of unconscious humor, the rctcrcnce to IJelgiuin would  take some beating: "Uow can one  German still hesitate to subscribe, for |  the eighth war loan? < Hi, ye fault  l""-i-'l,   i'o  and   ;i������;l'  ihe   Helcians    Ihe  Serbians, thc Kussians, ilu* Italians,  what it means to have the enemy in  tlu^couutry. Do yon not,realize that  it is your support of Hie loan only  that ran keep the honors of an enemy occupation from Germany's soili'"  -Loudon  Daily Mail.  Germans Massacre  10,000 Red Guards  Victims   Were    Mercilessly    Mowed  Down, Socialist in Prussian  House Says  The  Rhcnische   Westfali.-clie  tuug ol" Essen says that Herr  Independent Socialist,  in   the  sian lower house, declared:  "Ten thousand .Red Guards were  mercilessly mowed down at Taganrog by German troops, and then you  say wc arc. nt peace wiih Russia!_ I  am persuaded that Russia will spring  at our throats when Ihe tiihc conies.  11 is base to kill an enemy after hc is  blinded by |ioi.soii k>.;'> Thc. people  must over ih row a government which  is incapable of attaining a speedy  peace by understanding."  President    Lohiuaun     reprimanded  Deputy  llofcr for hi.s jcmail.;,. _  Tedious  Experience  "Mow old are you?" asked the inin-  ��������� ���������li  ���������Ie  l'-'  temper   was   not     of     the  lie   had   had   a   Ioiih:     weary  "I loly   : niol.c!"     hc     replied,, ._ ,,,,.,.  his'   surrounding!*.     "Chuckj     At a sale of school lands m  ...   ii,*  i,i,,..n.;..'   I.i tin. i mas-! Hal ilrfoi'd   disliicl    i>rice%     ian    from  ,,-imI,    lourn-.il. '$10 lv> $.r-l'.!'0 per aire, for  raw land.  North  -.���������.!.���������;���������   r.r   ,-.   at*'.:-.!!" 1>*v  hrating  his birthday.  "Pin four year:." old," replied th������*  youngster, "und I'm glad of it, loo. f  was getlini* awful tired of being  (hrce  vincc.  ill tlie lime."���������Vancouver   Pro*  No need of your Nereen ibaVuS or  windows attsting if you will paint  Iheui ;..-; soon as; purchased, will"  good   p;iinl and   oil. TR������   review;  'cjreston,   b.   &  School Lands For Sale  Armageddon of the Air  . "Destruction "Airplanes Might Achieve  Passes' Bounds^of Credibility  The terrific destruction which ten  or twenty thousand airplanes, acting  in  concert,  might  achieve  passes  tn������  ^bounds    of     present-day     credibility Y  Witli  thousands  of  planes  in  continuous   attack,   an   island   like   Heligoland could be  blown  out  of the  sea,  Krupp  munition  works  simply   obliterated,   and   railways   destroyed     for  hundreds  of  miles,   so   that  all  a-rmy  supports would be completely- rtfjucd.  It  is  America's  pride   that'we     gave  the airplane   to  thc  world.   Our    in- j  ventivc   and     organizing     genii*;-,      i* '  asleep-if  wc   do  not  make   of  it   the j  ,v- most     terrible     weapon   of   war    the  world   has   ever   known.���������New   York  .   Tribune.  Selling Value in Proportion to Producing Value  Sales of school lands have been  held at various places in Saskatchewan and Alberta during the past few  days. Invariably thcy have attracted  large numbers of buyers and the majority of pieces offered were quickly  disposed of, some bringing fairly  high prices. At Cabri, Saskatchewan,  some 158 parcels were sold, the  highest price being $47 per acre. One  hundred and twenty-four1 parcels  were sold at prices from $18 to $47  an acre. At Lament, Alberta, $42  and $43 an acre were paid for parcels, while at Vegrcville, on the following day, thc highest price realized for any of the parcels offered was  $45 an acre. CoinVnonting- on _ this  sale the Edmonton Bulletin says editorially: '"  "School lands ' in the Vegrcville  district have been selling as high as  $45 an acre. The district is a favored  one, but the price paid for wild land  is none the less notable. Farm land  in Alberta is coming to have - a selling value somewhat in relatiem to its  producing value. It is still the cheapest land in the. world, producing power considered."  Cures  w   nQiuK.,  State of ������Wo.  City ol Toledo.  Lucas   Comity,   ss.  Frank J. Cheney makes oath that hc is  senior partner of the firm of F. J. Cheney  ft Co.: doiti;*: business in the' City of Toledo.  County and State aforesaid, and that said  firm will pay the sum of ONE 1IUNDRJ'"1>  uOLLARS for each and every case of Catarrh; that cannot be cured by the use oi  HALL'S  CATARRH   CURE.  FRAN la-.  J.   CJ-IENEY.  Sworn to before tne and  subscribed  in my  presence,  this  aitlj ��������� day  of   December, \A. -D.,  ��������� i8S6. ������������������"���������' A.  VV." GLEASON:   *  (Seal) Notary, Public  Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken mieiuaUy and  acts through tha Blood on the Mucous Sur-  jaces of tne .jystenx. ocno acr testimonials  free-  F.   J.   CHENEY   &   CO..   Toledo.   <_>.  Hall's  Family  Pills  for  constipation.  iNfAH IC ifiBLETS  Stomach &  TBM,t- J& MAnK Teeihing  FORMERLY  TTENN EQUINE _       , ,  FOR BABIES AND SMALL CKILDREH   IrOUDieS  Contain  no harmful  drugs.    25c per bojc  boxes   by   mail   on   receipt   of   $1.C0.  Douglas & Co., Napar.ee, Qn\.  1 S^Pl^S'ltf 1  Heals" Pimples With One  Cake Soap and One s  Bo>v Ointment.      .<*  Face never free from them for two  or three years. "Were sore and often  became large'-and hard. Left dark, red  blotches that disfigured face. Nothing  did much good till tried Cuticura.  Helped from first application and now  face is healed.  Ftora   signed   statement  of Misa    1  Lorena Kennedy, R, K= 1, Williams-  town, Ont., March"?, 1917.  Use Cuticaira Soap for toilet purposes, assisted by touches of Cuticura  Ointment to soothe and heal any tendency to irritation of the skin and  scalp* By using these fragrant, super-  ereainy emollients for all toilet purposes you may prevent many skin  and scalp troubles becoming serious.  For Free Sample Each by M-iil address post-cards "Cuticura, Dept.A,  IW.tnn. U. S. A."   Sold everywhere.  Disease in Boumania  Epidemic Resulting From War Conditions "Decimating" Districts  Roumania is negotiating with  Germany for  large quantities  of  chemi- !  cal prepartaions   and  other '  medical '  materials   to   combat   diseases   growing out  of war conditions which are  raging with disastrous results in Ru- j  nianian ��������� territory,  according  to  - The "  Berlin  Vossische Zeitung.  The population in some districts  affected by the widespread wave of  disease has .been decimated. the  newspaper declares.  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  House Rationing in Berlin  Berlin has become so short oi  houses that a. card rationing scheme  is to be put into effect. According  to Vorwartz" the housing cards" will  involve the subdivision of large  houses and the redistribution of their  rooms according to the size of the  family to be accommodated. Single  families are no longer to be allowed  to occupy houses of ten to fifteen  rooms, only a few of which are actually  used.���������From     the     Shreeveport  xxxxxx*lxS,'~������3&i-,*x~'ZSx'r������! e'rw"' 5 5..'.*  /^BlACiCWHnt ,TAN. DARK BROWN  OR OX-BLOOD SHOES  Pg������������Egg������E^������LEAT������lE������i  THE r.f iV-UtY CORPORATIONS Ue.1IAMrcroB.0UUtl.  TYPHOID  Big Ranching Company   Formed  A new company has been incorporated at Calgary, Alberta, for the purpose of breeding and trading in livestock. The company is capitalized at  $2,000,000, aud this is divided into  ,i 20,000 shares at $100 each. It is un-  25c Ptrw-r *; derslood  that  the  land  is  in   tiie  vi-  G00DAPPET1T  A GREAT BLESSING' M*  Is no more nece-iMfy  than Smallpox;. Am?  experlci.ee lias demonstrated  the 2*2-.cs! mir2cu!sii8 ef������i������  %&Ky9  SS.~ SimSmilir.,r.il7ira, xxi. J3.a.v.%p ~~~.x.   . ~~������.���������������..���������a  Be vaccinated BOW by your physician, you and  your family.   It Is more vitxl than bouse insurance.  jVsjc yeur physician, droeefct. or send for Have  jouhad Typfcold?" teUlae of Typhoid Vxecine,  results from us , and dancer from Typhoid Carriers.  THE CtrrTEK WBOBATOfiY,  f������CBi.EL������Y, CAU  rSOBUCIHa VACCIKBS ft SCRUMS UKBE* U. S. ������0V.UC������(8  rME hbew raen-sHi B*������swb*������v. **<*. #������2. K.&I  "~ UtediafiencM  Hospitals with  great success, cures ciirokic weakness, lost vigob  ft VIM. KIDNEY.   5I.ADDE*. DISEASES.  BLOOD   POISON*  PILKS.   EITHZR No. DU.UGOIST8 ������r MA.il, $1. POST 4 CIS  SO. SESKHAK ST. SEW YGRK������r������.������HAKBR.1>jl        ..'RITE JTO* rtSaE BOOK TO DR. I.E CLEE3  Med.Co. H.wkrstockRd. Hamtstead. London, Eno.  tRYWgWPI'AOKBVTASTKI.ESSlgOHMOF    EAST TO TASH  cinity   of   Calgary.  TrKiVAqcino*  f^lt1Lrl**Aoa1(a  jx,x0x*.u.%.ajxx3ixm..x4x.    *0~ae.xs.a.u.^,*js,%M.xix  Example For Uap.ada  American.Authorities Much in Earnest, in Ail Matters Relating  Profiteering is ��������� not. always profitable in thc United States. A New  York firm of wholesale dealers was  convicted recently oi making a greater profit on sugar than was allowed  by the federal food board. The firm  was ordered to contribute the "Sum  of $20,000 to the Red Cross,���������, that  amount representing the excess pro-  t fits plus a fine. The food board  might have cancelled the firm's license and compelled a complete  sus-  3  I  ith the Fingers!  TxJ fal'!>   f*fX.~.~x^x'[ I    a������Ja   Slostja  uGjouuiiii LIU Ulii  The Occasional Use est a Tonic Will *  Ensure a Good Appetite and  Good Health  Loss of appetite during- the summer months is a common trouble, and^,  indicates that the digestive system is  out of order. Lacking a healthy appetite many people���������especially women���������go  too  long  without food,  SAFB ARD  I       BBS S99 ��������� mm-m. m      m   ���������������.   n aj.     LA9TIKO CUSS.  I    feB THAT TRADE  MARHCD WOPD  *TME������A������OM*_S0^eg  ������tt.(  .aovr.STAitv ajtsixkd to all asMUM* rAcnsta  mr_.     MG  *re������B@>*3  n  **���������***������ <������t^      *-������r  pensiov?*of  business,  but  decided    to  i impose,   the    penalty    instead.      The ��������� every  T   I American authorities seem to be very! so���������n.css  o** the  danger  of infection.  as i ,.  ._    ^ ;..  ..,, ���������u��������� ���������i���������a 1 Ins   new   drug   is an  ethe  j      Without Any Pain j  Sore corns, hard corns, soft corii-j  or aiiy kind of a corn can shortly b**.  lifted right out with the fingers if  you will apply on the corn a few  drops* of freezone, says a Cincinnati  authority.  At little cost one can get a small  bottle of freezone at any drug store,  which will positively rid one's feet of  ..-^.1-.^~..a      r.r.l-x      rx~  \������.L..awitL     pmu    WI  cat sparingly because food seems to  distress ihesii, and it is no wonder  they'complaiji of being- constantly  tired and unable to stand ..the hot  weather. All this simply means that  thc digestive system is not doing its  proper  work and  that  the nutriment  Th* Orrtst English Hetuedm  Tones Bud invigorAtes the ���������CTatOa*'  servensi system, wakes ������������w Bto*4  ia old Veins, Cures JffmppQtiM  j &ehttity.tteixtal and Brsisi W'ottv, Usspc^  or ��������� <**���������*!', Loss ef rEnergv. FeApiitittan ef the  SI-. r\ . . J r' r. r\ .x. r. X ,-rX.x.  IiOliiCi     \.UIU^     l.Um  *\.r. f4-.l-.4l  Seari. Sfa&inn Memos-y.   Price 91 per bos. sis  i|ts?85.   Ob������ wulj-leaee, eis will.oure.   goltjbyaj^  KTdS^ftitjl   04m xmrnximxi xm   ipaaaajil   pJas������ *"������   jTMVapi   wi  Erie*. NxcstipfrmphlttmaU'd free. VK8C V.OQ~~  MEDICINE ce^feiiMftvefiT. iftmc-dsil-si^a  i unich  in earnest in all matters relat-  ��������� in"g   to   thc    war.���������Woodstock  Scnti-  ncl-Keview. w  New Type of    Unsinkrble    Ship  Being  Built in  America  A new type, of "unsinkable ship"  is being built in America. It has become known that contracts for ten  of the vessels have been let by the  French government to an American j purpose of  yai'd. Tlie design is the work of a  Frenchman and embodies principles  hitherto untried, details of which are  being kept  secret.   * f  Since  thc   adverse   report   on      the  buoyaiice  box  system,  tried  ont      in  ���������the  steamer    Lucia,,    the      shipping  board has  not undertaken  any    new  * efforts to frustrate the work of  submarine ' torpedoes.      Work     is    continuing, however,    on increasing    the) faC-tc-rv# -yry. the new method! Shriv-  imnibcr    of  bulkheads      in      vessels, * e, up jhe corn first> get ;ts roots scp.  &   is an  etner compound and dries ihe moment it is .applied  and  does   not   inflame  or  even  hritate   the  surrounding  tissue.    f<*st  A  New York  state    bean  growers' j ^"^ ..^ou  ca'*  Hfe  oft   your   corns  association   has  been   fcrfmed  for  the   ^ Crta"a"s  "^V ^lth������Ut  a , blt -������  to i pain  or  sorenes.    if    your    druggist  formulating    plans  stimulate thc consumption of beans.  C\  I  1  NEW WAY TO REMOVE.  SORE, ACHING CORNS  Corn   plasters   be   hanged,   they  al-  -.-.ays   were;  troubicsonic  anu   uusatis-  which was begun some works ago  It lias been learned that the Germans had to use three torpedoes lo  sink thc transport President Lincoln,  because thc increased number of  bulkheads prevented thc last two explosions from flooding sufficient  space to sink thc vessel.  arated   from   the   toe.     This   3-011* can  hasn't freezone he can easily get a  small bottle for you from Miis wholesale drug bQUse.  not  being  distributed   to   the  various  organs of the body.    In other words  the blood is growing thin and watery. )  In   such  cases    what  is  needed   is  a j  summer  tonic,  and  among  all   medi- j  cines there is no tonic can  equal Dr.  Williams'   Pink   Pills.     Take  a  shorv  treatment with these pills and notice  Ilniv     rarr.inr.liar    a.jaiif    a.r>r>������l i I p.   rotllfim   .. tr.xr.,.t.--J JXTX.x X. ������. X~   - ' '  - ~ .  and your power to' digest food improves. Yov.r food will then do you  good, your strength will return ana  you will no longer complain that the  hot weather tires you out. Mrs. M.  Kelly, Windsor, Ont., says:���������"I suffered from int'gestion for several  years, and although I was constantly  taking doc tor's.prescriptions they did  not cure me, and thc result was that  I was greatly run down, and --always  feeling poorly. Finally I was advised  to try Dr. Williams' Pink Pills, and  as I soon found thcy were helping  me  I continued their use until  I  was  f-rt.  minimize i ne rite  Peril By Using  Chemically SeH-ExtinguuSniig  aSi!entS00s"  The Matches* With "No  Afterglow  *������  do-mighty quick bv painting on  Put- i rendered   to  farmers   by     means  nam's  Corn   Kytraclor.     It  sure  does   these  loans  lias     enabled     them-  bring relief���������takes away the sting,  lifts out the whole corn in a day or  two. Putnam's will really, surely  cure tlie toughest of corns. Costs  but a (juarter in any drug store. Get  it  to da v.  cord. The sums loaned amounted to  $1,366,500, At the present time  money is being loaned to the farmers of thc province at the rate of  SISO.000  a   month.       The     assistance  of  to  greatly  increase   the  production      on  their  farms.  Heroism at Sea  Is Recognised  as between POSTUM  and crfcher -table  beverages  \s in favor of ihe  n^^I������tk~nzt  drink.  is all this and more.  ���������MA. X    Jmm.1imx2rx.00x~.  I<L**������ lliUat. *UCH������-������'0������Jlv>������  H^������.<--ii/-Ir.<* 4-W/*a*������o������-* r>n.  waste, and these  are days when one  should Save, Try  m^tf~m><*m0x'~m''k\(     V VVW  m~* ^mx^mm-        m^mmr**- *���������* N������lkJJ������*     7mm 4a*.  ���������      rc     ,,.,.   ���������. .     SELF BEFEMSE .  Rescue of    Crew    of    Sinking    Ship v mmm-Tmwmm  Showed Fine Seamanship I DEFEAT BACKACHE AND   KIDNEY  A   ,.   ....        , .r i       ��������� ,     ...I TROUBLE WITH ANURIC.  -A  thrilling story of heroism  at sea  was  disclosed  at    presentations     by I     Many peoplo in Canada have suffered  the   hile   Captain   of     the     steamship | from vlieunialinm ami liUlney trouble- and  I'ercisieu   ol"   Quebec  and   Lloyds     to ] have  found Aiiuiie to bo the most uuc-  W.   S.   Roberts,   hue   chief,   officer   ofieesBful remedy to overcomi* I Initio puiufiil  tlie   steamship , Lord   l.\nu\ and dangeroiiH nilmentK.  While traversing the Atlantic on , Tho lucky peoplo nro \)uma trlio havo  l.-'i bruary H, the Lord Knio received | hooded JNatiiro'a warning bigiial in time  a disircss signal from the I'ercisien j to correct, llicir trouble villi that new din-  tliat s!i<' was foundering, rapidly and \ covery of Dr. Pierce 'a eallcil " Anuric."  tlie lifeboats had been lost. Notwithstanding the darkness and tejv  rihli* wralher. iiie captain of ' ihe  Lord l-'.rne niaiioeiivn d liis vessel as  rapidly as    possible  to     the     sinking  ship. Roberts called for a volunteer j dairgeroiia forum of kidney discatit*, mioh  crew, to which all hands, including i na dinbclcs or fttono in tho bladder,  the engineer and apprentice, re ��������� j To ovcrcoino tliepo disfrenuiiiig condi-  spom'tcd. Respite the. i;natest diffi-l tioiin you tilionhl tiilco plenty of oxereiso  cullies, the l'( iiisien was boarded! in thc open uiv, nvnid a heavy ment diet,  *i.nd iiie whole of the J6 members of j drink freely of water mid nt each meal  the crew   rescued. ' Uiko Dr. l'ierco'm Anuric. Tahlelfl' (doublo  The  ad mi rally     autliurities.   in   rx-| ntrength).   Vou will, in a mIioH, tiino, find  Vires^ini'  appreciation  of the  line seamanship and  courage  of  all  concern-  Manitoba Farm Loans  During   the   first   year   of  its   exis  tence, the Manitoba Farm  Loans As-J f*viily cm-cd, and km now able to pro-)  sociation  had  a  very satisfactory  re-   pcrly  digest  any food   I   take.     As  a j  i i  ���������.._.������ x-.   toujc an5-blood builder I know of noi  medicine lo c^ual Dr. "Williams' Pink J  Pills, and I recommend them to. all j  in need of 'a medicine." (  Thc best time to begin taking Di*.  Williams' Pink Pills is thc moment  vou feel the least bit out of sorts.  The. sooner you do so the sooncr  you will regain vour old time energy.  You can get these pills through any  \Yilmar local of the Saskatchewan medicine dealer or by mail at **0  Grain Growers' Association has rc-u-.ents a box or six boxes for $-~*>'J  commended that all poolrooms and | "fon. The Dr. Williams' Medicii/c  bowling  alleys  be  closed  during   the.; Co.,  Brockvillc,  Ont.  war. ���������  |  Quebec and the W?.r  Let   us   from   now     ou     encourage ;  Quebec iu her new spirit.    Quebec is j  EDDY is the bnl*/ Canadian  maker of these matches, every  stick of which has been treated  with a chemical solution which  positively ensures the snatch  becoming dead wpod once it  has been lighted and blown  out.  Look'for the words "Chemically self-extinguishing" on the  j    box.  ���������  MONEY  ORDERS  Send   a  They are  Dominion   Express  payable  everywhere.  Money  Order.  You Bliould promptly liocd tlie.no warnings,  Nonio of wliich. are diz/.y spells, buckache,  irropulnrilv of tho urine or tlio painful  twinge.*!'of rlionmatiani, ni'inlicji or lumbago. ' To delay may inako potvsiblo tho  - Trying Out "Nuance" in Gary  "Such delicate nui>ances oi tone  shading down to the vanishing  point."���������Gary     (Tne...      Pom. Any  writer   who   tries   to     use   the     w.->rd  nuance   in   Gary   would   better      stick  fighting   the   good   fight.     Her     sous ' ������������������,������������������?"������������������������������������ ������"������* rCiul  ll,c l>root.���������Chica-o  will   return   from   the   war broader  in    lubm,c'  mind and spirit  through comradeship  with their Canadian companions from  the other provinces and through  rubbing   elbows   with   the     veterans      of  France,  mother  of  (Juebec,  and  then  we. believe we will Sec the end of the  narrow  sectionalism  which     for    too  long  has marked  the. relationship  between     the     Knglish-speaking       provinces aud  Quebec.     Quebec is  doing  her duty to Canada.    Let us see  that  we   do   ours  by  II era hi.  Miller's Worm Powders prove  their value. They do not cause any  violent disturbances in thc stomach,  any pain or griping, but du ihci.-  work qr.iesly and ;..ii'.'h .-sly. so that  the destruction oi the worms is imperceptible. Yet they arc thorough,  and from the first dose there is improvement in the condition of the  sufferer and a:i entire cessation of  Quebec.��������� Lethbridgc 'manifestations   oi   i:--.evn;.l   trouble.  Warts are unsightly blemishes,:  and corns are painful growths. Ilol-j  loway's Corn Cure will  remove, ihti.i.j  Nights of Agony come in the train  of asthma. The victim cannot lit*  down and sleep is driven fr.mi his  brain. What irratelul rebel is the  immediate effect of Dr. J. 1*������. Kel-  Iniru's Asthma U'eiiiedy. It hauishes  tlf fri'dii nil eondition*;, clears ihe  .   ..    -.,..-     -.,1,1    ,.11'ililc.-       ill,.'    -.ifOii'leil  one to again sleep as soundly and  resli'iilly ;i* ri child. In-i-t on the  genuine  at   your nearby  dnu'i'ist.  that you aro on������ of! Mio firm indoificin of  yiu-u-iie, lift Hid nui.i.v ui! t.uih  ncij;iiij..i...  Bond Pr. V. M. Pierce, HntYnlo, N. Y.,  or Pridgohurg, Out., J Ot*. for trinl pkg.  BI;.     ('nlliuiiucH,     Onl'.--i,'ior     upvernl  yi'iiro    I    Biift'ored  \*.i!li    gravel     and  with    uric,    nc, i d,  eruiYing   rheumatic  iiaiiiB.     Nothint!.  e\e.r   helped   nu* i  ....'..1      T      i'l..,,...,..,   a-'.  to tnVo "Anutie,'  und tlie lirij. thing  1 noticed '���������.V..H that  tlio gravel had din-  iipjieuied and* Jiaa  iiisver mndo a renppoarnnri*.    My general  mr  mm(xmmm.xM+1l  mmfssrr  n^T*-  -  -""WFT       ������ r**' 'yfc>7  el'  t  .l,,ln,.  iVVY-'-.  A Bit Too Light  A   German   fanner  in  Australia   had                                     .. ...  i..ll.ei .Illicit.- wiTe, v\l.w u./ik.'d l..".-.ltli ban improved nnd 1 lmvo n bMter  i .tlf to' d���������alh in a few vear*;. -\fi-| nervo eondiiion mid my ���������i.ycnigti.; neenin  the funeral a neighbor was cun-j better, loo.T. u.'ieiHo luivo mudi diz/y sipellti  ill, mY.i ..<i his eie.il lo;,:;. I al. limt'i I. tlioiighl'l. would fiiinl.liiit: tlio'i.i  ji.1   Au-.'.-.tst.  Mi.'   \as   ,i   good | mi longer lioiiiiKi     in.y einy  regnn. in  His  Mistake  Officer���������Say, you, didn't you see  tlie sign un the door, "Private en-  Iran cr?"  '   Elnicr-YV-y-yer,,   I'm   a   p-p-pnvate,  sir.- Stars and  Stripes.  Minard's  Liniment  Cures   Distemper.  Dog   Food    ��������� ���������  Two reprints <<n ihe Km opean  food situation ilia' ajuw-ar in ������*-  I .iierary 1>iv;i'st are distinctly encouraging.  Ivnidish  owners  to   teed   tin ii   na'.gs.      ; .. nt'.  ,.   imihk ������"   i'"   c-;��������� /   ���������'������������������':  i ii t - ii t ��������� is   i-ulliiii',   oil'   ration*-  biscuit.  In Geiinany marhel tnn-e  meat are gel'ting^ be\ <uid \\  of poor people, 50 t<> 7 .^  pound   al   Chetiiniu.���������-St.   I'a  Saviiif* to U. S.  Farmers  Mesican   ms.'.I   ^i ov. er>   have   ������!)'.-. r-  c.l into an atrreemt *.-.t villi the food  i administration to scil in the L. S.  | .**0rj.,>0l. bales oi this year's sisal crop  1 at a .price ilwci . . nt> .<��������� i'...mid ln.h.\v  I that received last yr-.a; Food Ad-  j ministraior IL^over -.id "Ik* estimated  | tin- .^ri'i ment v,', Ad -ave Amev"  j favniers   approsii'-iat'-ly   **"���������>.'���������i.Imji'jo  bindi'.-   tv. ilu-. ium   \ < .'.i.  an  on  ire   ha\ing   tro'ild-.*  a'.!,!--  "i"  ������������������������  of  doe  ,  on    de.g I  i :���������     reach I  ecui.   a I  ul     N.'W-. |  'I ).i   voii   and  Corner  your   wii"-  ever    havt  l.ui   a   '..it   P...   Hi-lit   for     my ! that;  I  did not, lcnow of  I'nllrtin.  ���������Mil'  Aiiuiie   heffirra."  \\.   MaIMUKAJ.1,   i'~\   .Ai),-.   bt.  "1   haven't   any  die  tne  mmrxi  m~  w  ������������������   S  jfri^  >llikSsmSl~mtim*4Jmimi^m~mM  .     ------ --���������.^^^Tf3wlljw^   -���������''  rataEffl ���������KB  not  ������������������VYYY^^'YfeY:  ������HB  CB1SS-S0H-  Local and Persosial  Wanted���������Second hand cook stove.  ���������Apply Review Office.  Young Pigs Fob SaIjE���������Just a few  //"%���������   4*V*^i*"**> aOL������*������vr   ������0>"������������e-4*������% t-**l***.    .������Ow������*������c*������4*0-m.mm  ���������vt-A    KUvUtl \~m*.mj     ���������m_jX-'~.Z0%ttrmKrZ.+-rm,   X������^Jt Xjt~3 WfiJ v  Sow   Fob    Sai-b���������Chester  White,  .with pig.   Apply  A. Mirabelli,   Creston.  Fob Sale���������Delivery wagon nearly  new; delivery sleigh and cutter in  good shape.���������S. A. Speers.  Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Boyd spent the  latter part of the week with friends in  Nelson, returning on Monday.  The Canyon City Lumber Co., Ltd.,  offers 16-inoh slabwood at $2 per rick  delivered in Creston.    53ee advt.  Mrs. Jas. Stocks is a Nelson visitor  this week, taking in the Chautaqua,  which is presented there for the first  time.  Hogs Wanted���������Will buy any quantity of hogs, 110 to 150 lbs See Dong  Barney, Pacific Restaurant, next to  drugstore.  xnere whi ae morning service only  in Chirst Church on Sunday at 11  clock, with the usual after-celebration  of Holy Communion.  Miss Brett of Nelson spent aT few  days here this week, the guest of Mrs.  Edutt, and assisted tt the Red Cross  dance on Wednesday night.  Dog "Lost���������On Aug. I5th,   a lemon  colored    Collie   with   white    breast,  answers to the  name  Rover.   Notify  H. Bevine or John Parkin, Creston.  Ed. Watts of Sonth Slocan was  a visitor here a couple of days the fore  part of the week, inspecting some of  timber areas across the Kootenay.  Mrs. Forster and children of Medicine Hat, Alta., who have been guest  Ox J.VJ.T. auu JVjlth. e>. a. uppers for &  couple of weeks, left for heme Sunday.  The honor roll on the soldiers memorial was brought up to date on Monday when R. Lamont inscribed the  names of Dennes Howard and Edgar  Penson on the shield.  /  J. G. Savage of the  fruit   firm   of  Plunkett & Savage, Calgary, .Alta.,  was here the latter part of the week,  taking a look at the prospective apple  crop in these parts this year.  At the school board meeting on  Monday night H. Devine was reappointed janitor for the ensuing term,  and the contract for 40 cords of wood  went to Hugh Taylor, at $4.50 a cord.  Fob Sale���������Registered Jersey cowe  Apply Jas. Cook, Oreston.  Milch Cow For Sale���������Good but-  termaker, $75.   Apply Review Office.  Miss Bunt, who teaches at Vfcjfas"2  pegosis, Man., left to resume her duties on Tuesday.  Fob Sale���������A quantity of "canned  fruit. Also some high school text  books.   Mrs. Stocks, Creston.  Sheriff Doyle and wife of Nelson  were Sunday yisitors at Creston with  their daughter, Miss A. -Doyle.  Mrs. C. Oiesnn and children returned on Friday last from a month's holiday with friends in Southern Alberta.  Milch Cow Fob Sale���������Grade Hoi-  stein, will freshen last week in Sep-  tembes, a bargain. HHton, Alt wood  Ranch.  Edith and Lily Wilson accompanied  Miss Mabel Finley back to Cranbrook  on Sunday, and will remain for a  couple of weeks.  es Lost���������Brown-coyered time book, between Creston and W������ V. Jackson'B  ranch, owner's name on it. Leave it  at Review or Gt. xaenc������.ren.  C. O. Rodgers was a business visitor at Calgary a couple of days this  week for a meeting of the Mountain  Lximbermen's. Association,  headquarters this week.   It contained been  Miss    Smith's  guest,   returned  28 suite of pyjamas. 24 pairs of  socks,  home on Monday.  12 many-tailed bandages, 4 bandages,  12 binders, 6 pillow  slips,   180  handkerchiefs 0 personal property bags.  Mrs. Stewart of Ottawa, a visitor  with Mr. and Mrs. Craigie, is holidaying at Nelson this week.  A subscription list for the fall fair  was stai-ted on the rounds, Tuesday,  to get some funds to buttress up the  $250 government grant,- and the response has been unexpectedly generous. From appearances the $600 re-  quiree for prizes will be readily forthcoming.  Rural school secretaries" throughout  Mr. Day of Red Deer, Alta., arrived  urday, interviewing hay inspector  Smith for a location on which to cut  this year's supply of feed. Not quite  so much stock will be wintered here  this year as last.  Misses Ruth  Swanson  and Agnes  Hobden, who haye been with Mrs. S.  the Valley have been sen  on Saturday ana was a guest oi sax. j McCabe for a few days, returned to  and Mrs. H. Hamilton until Monday,  when he and Mrs. Day left din a trip  to Salmon Arm.  Mrs. McKelvey left on Mnday o n  short visit with friends in Nelson,  a  J.  H. Schofield,   M.P,P���������   of Trail,  Oreston on Tuesday.  Mrs. Dennes, Mrs. Seaman and children, Mrs. Grundy and her sister, Mrs.  Martin, were at the metropolis between trains on Monday.  Switchman Clayton, who sustained  Q0tylW^  y^*K^n"^*fj*S*|  vfABBna  ���������A~mVmtC%X-mmmsmm  'i''ttBMSBMH  . {"f-SSESSSS  *<i~\\\\tW-\~WS  M  ��������� ,  :Jifi  Si  JHHHJBifi  '''flKSrOHflS  t a   co*>y   of" was nere over iav weeK-ena, a guesc j injuries to hss nos in a naisnap eany  The crop of  cranberries   along   the  Goat Riwer must   be   a  bumper  one  them some  town   this  judging by the sacks of  pickere haye brought to  week.  Creston Fruit Growers' Union- load  ed out two straight cars of   fruit   this  week, mostly tilled   with  apples   and  crabs���������with a  few   crates   of  plums.  They both went to Calgary.  R. E. Beattie of Cranbrook was a  Wednesday visitor here. He was in  the market for a 100 tons of the flats  hay to help see his herd through on  his farm on St. Mary's prairie.  W. W. Fraser, a Pincher Creek,  Alia., merchant, was here a couple of  days this week, making arrangements for the firm's supply of apples  for the fall and winter���������three or four  carloads.  R. L. T. Galbraith, the Indian  agent, Fort Steele, is spendind the  week here adjusting matters for the  Indians in the hay cutting areas on  the flats. Father Lambot is also here  on much the same errand.  the last assessment roll asking that it  be revised in the way of striking ; off  the names of active service^ soldier  landowners. It is intimated that a  sale of lands for taxes will^be held  early this fall.  Wednesday was rather dampish as  well as cool and the Methodist Sunday School picnic was tranferred to  the church grounds, with the supper  served in the church building. The  youngsters had a big afternoon of it  despite the changed location and at-  mosn'herlc conditions.  Hon. John Keen, M.P.P., Kaslo,  was here on Friday and Saturday  watching proceedings at the Farmers  Institute conferences re the handling  cutting the hay ei-op on the flats this  year. His policy is Creston Valley  first in any disposal of the   1918   crop  **������*��������������� ^*1    aa* 4*    /������(.-*,C**4*   in.V'i>**>a  "���������-"CtAfcVt.   kmj~i  v-Jov   |S* -.���������%**$.  For Wednesday afternoon next the  Red Cross attraction will be an outing at the Reclamation Farm, which  the Canyon City Auxiliary are giving  on the invitation of Mrs. Blair, and to  which aii are cordially invited.    Boat-  of Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Long. They  tried out the fishing at Kitchener  early in the week,'"but with only average luck.   The country's too dry.  The decidedly cool and showery  weather has slowed up the tomato  output measurably. This may proye  a blessing in disguise as the prairie  centres are rather over-supplied according to market report  last week, is able to be about, taking  things" easy, and with Mrs. Clayton  visited Creston on Tuesday.  #i   r  gsgSB  "A  Litls&nd  Mrs. Tuohey was a Creston visitor  on Tuesday. Her husband, Pte. Tuohey, was in good health the last time  she heard from him, but as busy as a  nailer with a construction corps, with  the present Allied drive under way.  Rev, J.  S.  Mahood announces his  m-xs-mri-   **r*I������-������S4*   4V*.**.  ~mS~t~T*.m*        -    SL-lWm-r     AV������.  j*-**-mm* **--���������*.���������    ���������0~**.m,~m.~x0-4sx~.  CSt-mV-tT. r~mZ~  ing on the river in   the'  Blair  wiii be among the attractions.  launch  for Monday eyening, Aug* 26th.    *  Mr. and Mrs. R. H. Ross, who have  been holidaying at the coast and at  points east for a month, are expected  home this week.  Messrs. A. North, Ike Lewis, and T.  Miogiey were Creston ealier-s on Sat-  I&R. GROWER���������  Just as we have made  good in Soft Fruits so  will we continue in our  efforts to make good in  Fall and Winter Fruits.  A. LINDLEY  Manager.  On the figures turned in to the  lands   inspector,   J.    W.     Smitl  would look as if  the   whites   in  Valley have a total'  of   close   to  head of cattle to winter, and the  ians about 400.  hay  , it  the  1000  Ind-  The Red Cross treasury bulged to  the extent of $28.50 at the Tuesday  seesion this week. $25 of this was  from the Canyon City Auxiliary, 90  cents from the usual collection, and  flO cents from a sale of sweet peas.  Manager Bennett and thc ".ale stuff  of the Bank of Commerce motored to  Kitchener for the week end, on a fishing trip. Their hick was not sufficiently extensive as to break any of the  auto springs getting the catch  home.  Fob Sale���������Or would exchange for  improved ranch, that desirable cottage on Lots 1, 2 and 3, Dow's Addition (Victoria! Ave.), occupied at present by Mrs. Heath. For full particulars apply to Sam Bysouth, Sirdar.  To keep up with the rush of general  fruit shipping the Fruit Growers Union have engaged T. Mawson to look  after the warehouse. He started  work on Friday- Appies are moving  in quantity much earlier than any  previous season.  The cool weather that has prevailed  all this week has cut off the shipments  of tom.itoes almost entirely. The  Union reports not ' enough ay ail-  able to take care cf 25 per cent, cf  the orders. This week, however, the  market has been none to brisk,  Creston Red Cross workers had   another box of supplies for shipment   to  The hay on the flats this year is the  finest ever. To ensure that all of it  will be available for hay the Institute  have a couple of boys herding the  stock and confining them strictly to*a  specified parture area. At Alice Siding the residents are putting up a  fence for the same purpose to avoid  having to pay a herder.  Hay cutting operations on the . fiats  commenced on Tuesday, when twenty  two outfits started work. Wednesday and Thursday, however, were  quite showerv and not a very great  quantity has been p'ut up as yet. A  "utimber of the ranchers Will get their  supply on the Reclamation Farm cutting on a share basis with the owner  C. Blair.  Not everybody ha.**, the good fortune to be able to put  up their own supply of jams and preserved fruits,  while others can't, do the thing right and must of  necessity buy these;. For these people we have  just placed on our shelves a fresh stock of���������  K.C.  Pure Strawberry Jam  K.C.  Pure Raspberry Jam  -in 4-pound tins and Way/., glasses.  Mrs. C. Moore hnd Mrs. Ebutt wish  to thank all those who so kindly assisted them to make the Wednesay  Red Cross tea*and dance the success  it was, including the Oreston orchestra. Muss Brett's. (Nelson) crinoline  dance wasTrrnuch-appreciated attraction. As a result of the function Red  Cross funds will benefit to the extent  of almost $50.  The work secretary's report for this  week's Red Cross session shows goods  brought in as follows: A suit of pyjamas each from Mrs. Fraelick and  Mrs. Hayes, and a pair of socks apiece  from Mrs. Cook and Miss A. Ebutt.  The Canyon City Auxiliary sent a-  long 108 handkerchiefs, 2 bandages  and a suit of pyjamas, while the  Wardner Auxiliary favored with 10  suits of pyjamas, 6 pillow slips, 12  many-tailed bandages, 8 pairs of socks  and 12 binders,  The girls had a very successful benefit dance in the Auditorium on Friday for the Soldiers Tobacco Fund.  The function was largely attended  and good music was furnished by the  Creston orchestra, while the supper  was equally enjoyable. . After pitying  all expenses $15 remained to be turn,  ed over to this good cause. A committee composed of Misses Z. Johnson, Alice Heath and J. Nicholla  handled the affair.  Sn&ff^mmmd Production  is urged by the Government���������it has done ITS part, we are doing OURS���������  will you do YOURS? ~  OUR part is to grow the very best trees possible, to see they are true-  to-name, to care for them in every while they are in our nursery, and tx>  deliver to you, upright, clean, healthy, well-calipered trees with magnificent root system, well packed, all charges paid, at your nearest station  or dock.    "V&e sincerely think that this is OUR parts  YOUR part Is to. get your order ready without delay so that you can  plant next Spring and to ORDER EARLY. Early orders art better for  us AND BETTER FOR YOU. It is humanly impossible to give the  same attention and care to late orders as those placed six or twelve  months in advance.  Will you write us today for any information, and giying us an idea of  your requirements? Our services and advice are cheerfully yours.  Our large* general and Fruit Catalogue, our Rose Catalogue, our Price  List are yours for the asking���������they contain yaiuabie planting and general  information. Do not delay���������write to-day, or see our local representative  Andrew" Miller.      "  British Columbia Nurseries Company, Limited  14S3 Seventh Avs* W., Vanoeuasr, B.C.     Rurssiy af SarSSs  New  Styles in  Crompion  3  03  and A la Grace Corsets  arrived this week  Wa<{st;iff<Ys  ���������JY.   /I . Hi   linu  Marmaiafle  Wr  "i' "a-i  \r  I VO  M ���������"���������������/   "hissa"1* of  Peach,  Plum anrl   Pear Jams  EHcknon  I3f jj!*jp**Jy.*i  V0 10 W 9r^m^S\^%\m~W%l4m~^SSW^w J    f     |^  ~$m%/0m*MmfSm\0~ VM  Mprpffif WW piliHIB  M H   H a***    aw ml    7mm4 ���������7400  m m  ~\ IS  4r\4������S~r*k 0~Wtn\  1 ii H WW "W p m  Smsmsf*    to  M  l������  SmW   W      W/  H   151 fit I  (JKNFWAl,  MKIMJflANTaS  The triiHtees huvn been fortunate in  securing a man teacher for tho ensuing term, in Mr. Edgett, who hails  from the coast and who, from Iuh ref-  ereuceH, Nbotild 1111 the bill nicely.  Kay McKelyey, who ban beo.*i working it HiichbanU for the pant tiiir  wi'iiUh. rHiinied on Wediiesdav last to  I I...la.  a..111.   Ilu.  lua a.*'*������l.������'  It. Dodiln iiu.l W. 0. Utriu*y lire  Hi" bit "nt to Inv'N'it !*. rastclt hewer!,  the former uiiiking the pui-chime of F.  I'lit num.-  U. .]. Ii'iii)' spi'iii, ii frw iIjivk tin* lat-  ! .<������������������ put I nf I In- *\'i'i'l( wllh friiMi.lw in  j Trail, i-el.iiriiing on Haturday.  I      .Aim. -iiivi I- ui  t'nlgaiy, villa., urriv-  ' cil mi I'utiir.lav Id   t-ptuil   a vital, wit !i  'l < *a f.a ./.������....%  I mi   | >. 11 . in.-,  .ui, a 11 < 1   . w i ��������� ���������. . i. . .4 ��������� ��������� ,...i\ ...  Mb*   I,ow ol   I hi-  name city, who han  Below are a few descriptions  of same and prices:  No. 251, Cout.il, medium bust, long hip, average figurc-...$1.50  fSfXrt <>' 1_.���������_ ** < al        f>    11 tl ^    .rr.  297  300  360  431  479  Rfif-.  low  low  medium  medium  low  low  *     long  ���������      full  ������i  .... 1.50  "     i  long  medium  ii  ... 1.75  !!  lonK  average  <t  .... 2.00  ��������� Iohb  41    full  it  .... 2.50  "     long  "    alight  it  .... 2.00  *    lode  average  ia  .... 2.50  Let us show you these Corsets.    We have a  nice stock to  suit all figures*  I t~* 0VS tVtkSBS tSrm sua  R MaS B~*!V  will 7������sj\4Jt  5MHHM    bbssbJB g*^������t*^itfgji    y.tii  L.OVII I SlrlLr  i it  M      *������������������-  ^^^^Wj'JW^tl^;;^���������^^i^'^''y^^^���������^,^**^'|,^'     ^^^ ^'^ V.'W'*11**^1^^'"^"*'-W?^ '  ^:b*rtB������t/^*4'*'\-  ip^m^tttww*"^^  <~*fo~-&������+-ss~^-l-:i'\..*.W  W*Ktim|������l!^>W^M>W^  "waafe.irilsiraiftjl&t  "S3 t^lr^tlr*tV*mPuvntl^  ._ _. ���������       __ --"mmapp   iiiwi. i)iiiiiniyiiw.������������iiiwi. na>inminm,!fi|iEin,miai.  T-Er  ^*Mi^^ jt^'SSKpf  / . ���������*: ;i''V-,i.i������4.-!������H',������^-������Ai������ii*,'%i^-..4i',''-i aIa- v  Ix-lxmhxmJ-trm-I   ^t~\ilWm

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