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CRESTON, B. C, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1918
No. 32
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.Carl Carlson got back on Friday
from Nelsdn, where he had spent a
few days having some dental work attended to.     '
Haying opamfcinn-a. am* st*!!!- under
way. 'O. J. Wigen has put up 100 tons
of hay and rutshes ip fine shape, and
hi*}'-'outfit' is  now1 busy cutting and
so soon in the: season some' of thei-i.
brought hock q>*��ts a kill;v.g of ducks,
and some grouse.     .   ..- _'.,
Miss Merle Bathie left on Tnesday
fop . Ceylon, Sask.,: where she will
probably spend thfe wiftterwith relatives, and will yisit at Cranbrook for
a few days on her way east.
Walter* Joha_jon,
- ' ������  ��� " fl-IL ��� *���������-'���    s*fe
��� - "������T-.r  ���-���"TmXt-  ���"*
~f
For B% Ft&I! Fair
for some months back, arrived home
Om OiiuQw** ��0��- t-��.ie*v \xt~XO .Sva*f�� ���    ���
Cecil Mtiore left oh Tuesday for
Nelson, where he ss undergoing treat-*
ment in Kootenay Lake hospital, and
will" probably he away a couple of
weeks.
Mrs.  Linnell of Cranbrook   was   a
stacking a similar supply for Monrad
Wigeh, Vi>ith John Huscroftin charge,-
The,framework on the new Winlaw
mill is now practically completed,; and*
gives that section of the community
quite an industrial appearanee.
, R.=-.jS.t Sevan and J. A. Lidgate of
Creston.   were,..   oyer-Saturday-night
visitors at the big slough trying the|r- f week-end visitor with Mrs. Rcsendate.
Kitty Rosendale, who .has been "holidaying at Cranbrook,, came home
with her.
, Mr. and  Mrs. Boutray of  Hillcrest,
."-*������. i. "* J*. J*-- * -..
Alta., will shortly become citizens of
Wynndel. l*fi#y. have this -'-week
bought ten acres of-" land from J. J.
Grady.
With the exception of a few minor
details, which  wil| be adjusted at  a
dirqctok's' pveeting to-night, everything
is iij good shape for' Creston Valley's
0,-.     *- n^x?**'���'*?**��� firetiahnual fail fail.on Sept. 28th.
wot-itmg a* t,he   xt-odv v.-.-.s.T.r.   .uine      Irij^nding eshibltors-and that em-
25, and presenting him with a wallet
and wrist watch, the address and
presentation was made by J. M.
Craigie. Bill was taken rsthfer ��� by
surprise but managed to say a few
appropriate words -of appreciation.
The- evening parsed pleasant!v with
wvioic arid danviug. with, a' tasty
lunch about midnight.
it we aont soon get ram it win ��e
up to road foreman' Harris to get busy
with a watering cart. The dust in
these pasts is about the worst eyer,
and traffic heavierthan for years.
hand at the first of the season duck
shooting, taking home a small bag.
Mrs. W. McKay of Cranbrook, who
has been here for a month, on a yis't
to Mrs. Bathie. returned on Saturday,
Miss P. Bathie accompanying her.
���' '���' Meedanses M,  Hagen, 'Car! Wlgen
"and Rosendale  were Creston   callers
the early part of the week.'
. A number of the local, nimrods were
out bright and early Saturday., and
Sunday in.quest bf bird game, and for
braces most everybody*���are again reminded that all entries must i be made
\yy 9 p.m.,, Thursday next, and that
produce to be shown- in the- halls must
all be in by 8 p.m. Friday. Livestock
and poultry will come In on SbLturday
morning up to 10 o'clock.
"PVl-a    .-..IA    Wvexat-jrylj^r     -Vaiaa.    ]-"rire   tT.tS.
have been Recured. and these ��*��'!! be ��    F. W. Butts is expected back faom
placed on. ti-e vacant lot between the J Montana this   week,   and   will   bring
 im.SAM      m^Uxxmrnm
.m-VBBamjjrmPSa    *S-*~ff8_jr
tmBs&aeBser
Notice���On and after Sept. 15 milk
svlll be
quart.���Creston-'-Dairymen.
delivered In Creston will be   15 cents a
oi
S1?MU JL/UL-.: JT MfiSJKa
-Last day on which ��n^es_can- be made (all .classes) extended
to TH-L��kSjl_*Ay-, September~26tfc";".' "",_'���
Collection  of crochet work, 5 pieces.     Both prises in
I.
2.
3.
merchandise to be taken -?**om..Christie*-Gi'ant catalogue-
��3.00
Collection of home mending: Darning on ���.Abj'iLlihJn^.teTie'..
darned on woolen goods, patched bole.-on cotton goods.'
��� "patched, hole   oh- woolen 'gc-ods*-    Donated  by .Hi'* F.'.l
Green, M.P......���.-.;..,.���.���;���....Y���...... .....;..���.���*...;J..v���^.������.T.J��-  3.00
Home-made house- drefes ,'":of. ratton.' 'Donated by R. FY      '.'*
Green, M.P.:.. .;���.���^:���._^.:.:.���.J,..���.:���....;..... . '..:. ..J....V 3.00
saeo
2.00
2.00
bank (and the garage which is being
put ip shape. Fruit and Vegetables
will bjp shown at the Auditorium', and
the ladies-wiii hayeV Mercantile Hall
for tlje classes they'are looking after.
The official opening of the fair wiii
be at I o'clock, and the opening address will be by- .Hon. John Keen,
fi-LF.F., Kaslo, at. the Auditorium,
while .Mrs. Keen wiii be' asked to-perform a -similar -dhty at Mercantile
Hall at the same hour. ���
Since the list of special prizes was
Avith him a herd  of   cattle   which   he
will graze on th& meadows.
Chas.- Moore of Creston who is asses-
ing the lands in this part of Kootenay
was here a few days last week, combining bnsinssi*. with a little fishing on
the-side. r  "     '���:    ' ' r     ���"   '        "'V'*'
B. Johnson and B. Berg were Creston callers the fore part of the Week,
Billy going down for some outfitting
to his Ford eaxv��� .^    _:..
Joe. Dubie, who has '������. been' 'working'
4. * Bei-"-"comforter,Vto be "made and properly auiltediip. ahd"
��� :*������;    -tilade by'hand.   This to' be ra_Hed for *i.h"3*i>he-'pr6c^e(is :
- ���- ���    handed to the Red Cross Society-ftrt' tht! benefit of the
soldiers at the fi*ont.' YDotiated by Hon. John Keen,
$i0.���0
.5.
��.
7.
8.
~��i ��
��.
10.
11.
Vi.
"'���18. ���
V
14.
15.
10.
17.
18.
10.
20.
21.
22.
��� 2.S.
24.
2��.
20.
27.
28.
21>.
:m��.
.11.
Knitting bag.   home-made.    Minton  china combination
. tea set.    Donated by Henry Birks & Son's.     """������--''   -'"���'      ~
Most points won in Class 11. Ilalf pint tin Phlytophiline
Spray.   Donated by British ColimibiaNursery Co. V      ���"*      .-���'.'..
Most points won iu Class 12.   Choice of any hat-iuJ-M*-*8,   .      ....
M. Young's millinery stock. Donated J>y Mrs.M.Young.* .
Most points won  in Class 13.    Donated* by MW.'C. 6.
.. Rodgers '. , '."...:..Y.'..r...r............    ���H-.-i.00
Most points won  in Class 14.   .Merchandise t& be. ta)*eji i   "
frbhi A. Simpson catalogue.^........  \     ���&*$
Layer cake and pan. of six biscuits.    Donated- by E.vWi,   ,.,
Gillett Co., Ltd.   The -original-package of Magic Baking
Poto*dervt6 be displayed with exhibit... _ ~ ;".;..*....'..Y.:..83^J0
Exhibit of one loaf of bread, one cake and one p.ie. These
must be made with one-fourth flour substitute, and exhibitors must state what substitute is used.' Donated
��� by Mrs. O. G. Bennett :...~ : '., '.'. 8.00
Sultana cake. Made with Feutherlight Baking Powder.
The original package of Featherlight Baking Powder to
be exhibited, -Donated by the W. A. JariVesort .Coffee
Co. First prize, 6-lb. tin; 2nd prize, aj-lb tin Feather-
light Baking Powder.
0-tke made with .Dr. Price's Baking Powder, open can Of
same to be t-hown with caKe. First prize*. 2-i-lb. tin;
second prize, 1-lb. tin Dr. Price's Baking Powder.
Dozen rolltd oat- wafers. , 25 pounds Standiml Flour. Donated by Taylor Milling Co. ,'  .        ,
Best colored boxof apples in the show. Six rose bushey,
, donated by B.C, Nurflery Co. �� ��� ���   ���
Best colored plate of apples in the show.    Year's suh-
scription  to (he Horticultural Magazine.    Donated.by   .
the B.C. Nm*s6ry Co.       ���.;....
Best buiich of wheat-, any variety. Donoted by Cranbrook alobbera ���, x "	
G. A. Hunt is a bit of a stranger -in
these parts."-He is busypri. his haying
operations and is only amongst us for
the week-ends.
Everything is going fine at the new
sch'bol.'"; Miss* Johnson has -a'- dozen
pupils to handle, withVseating" accommodation /for about .twenty. :        ���.-.���-.���-���-
mailed*, op .Monday, at  least another J on the claim at Leadville is   home   at
half-dozen of them haye come ih, and] present, slightly on the .-siek-list.   The
another pevusol. of. the. Iistr..whichapi  high altitude  at; Leadyille -was-too.
pearselsevs^here in this issue, is in or-  much for him.
der, with special; attention to the one
for apple pie.. .- <   ��� -.,-.. ry.
Why we citetbis one is because the
programme committee is getting up a
line of-sporty for the youngsters; and
a good supply of pies will be needed to
take care of 4 large,, number of entries
in the pie.eating contest. It Js hoped
to. haye the sports i_-tart hot later than
three o'clock, and thSse wiltb-auLgood.
string of them,' with cash pi*iaes-. in
everycase. '
' AkTaugeiiiehts *ire under _;Way[ to
haye music at- both halls during the
afternoon, while at 5 p.m. there will
be a - parade of the prize-winners in
the livestock-section.    '..'"."-..-���
. Monday afternoon a list...comes to
hand showing Jbhafc.-for the boys an^
gipls foiii* prizes are offered.il} poultry
and two for. the ; best set of pressed
plants. In the home garden competition/open on'y to pupils of Division
III.,' prizes are offered for the best collection of vegetables, and. the'best exhibit of cut flowers.'��� : '''
A.- W. Sheehan left last week foi?
Nelson, where he is spending a few
days with old friends.   ���
A.telephone has been installed in
the ranch home here of A. R. Swanson C.P.R. agen-jj at Creston.
.   The box factors is still  r��nn��ns to
full capacity.   To date the output of
apple boxes is over the 35,000 mark��� ~
almost double the make of last season,
j The planers are operating ."is well.   .;
Mis. Waldie of Fernie is a visitor
here at present with her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Wearmouth. ,  .
-Local residents have about finished
hayiif-j-king on the fiai-s. Phonse. Hiiy-
gens did the job iti-istyle, riding to and
from work in his Ford Car.
The Red Cross Auxiliary meeting on
Sept. 5th was at the borne of Mrs.
Wood, at which the intake at the tea
went to $1.65, and a plant donated by
the hostess was raffled; bringing in
another $1.30. and was won by Mrs.'
Bro\vell. A donation of $1 from John
Johnson is acknnwledged.
Last Thursday's Auxiliary gathering was at Mrs. Fochib's when twelve
stretcher caps were manufactured and
the finance garnered was $2 from the
tea and $2.25 from the raffls of a plate
of plums donated by D. Rogers, which
were v/dn by Mrs. Waldie. This Week
the auxiliary donated S30 of its funds
to the Creston society.
- Mr, Blair is making good progress:
with the haying at'the Reclamation'
farm. He has completed the putting
up of '"horse feed, and this week has
stafied .'���-cutting ��� rushes, .at which h**
will be;bUsy till about the middle of
October.    ...
-;p3^-A^th^ ;to the
at Yahk the latter twirt^of   the   ti^ek. f ^oofenay iflatsfea try at the dUck-i
returning on Sunday.  Y Y^;   -^^ ^1? f^^n^^ JvnifKb; ����,��!-. of h.�� �����-.:
�����2.p0,
2.00
ErSeStsbn
n*m  an   a\ito
* * ���'���*-.-. ,V * x-
Most points in tltass 0.    Donated by Cranbrook .Tobbers...
Most points in Class 7.    Donated by Cranbrook Jobbers...
Most points iu Class 0.    Six rose hnsbes.    Donated by the
B.C. Nursery Co.      - '    '
General Purpose team in harnoHH, undor 1100 lbs. Class l,r'
Section 51.    Donated by Cveston Faitporn'In*.titute...'.;.l-.:,-;   Hfo
Grado cow, dairy typo. Class 2, Section IB. .Donated by,
Creflton Farmer��' 1ni.ttl.uto      .    "	
Mobt poiid-s miule iu Clous 10..   Donated by K, C. Gihlw ...
-1 lb**, Tea
3 llvi. Tea
3 lbs. Tea
00
Ht5.00
Dluplay ot Hweet iumsu. Jut pri/.e. 3 lbw. cofl'.'e ; 2nd prizi*
2 llin. coffee. Donated by Western Canada Wholesale.
Ltd., Fernie. '.���'...
Any other variety, of poultry. Firtit, 3 pounds; hci'oimI,
2 pounda coifce.    By Weotern Canada Wholesale..
Home-mnde   pin   cushion.
���wond   2
Fii-Ht,   3   ponn.-ln;
pounds coffee.    Bv Western Canada WhoU'wal.'
Tea apron.    First. 3 pounds*   second, 2 pound*, tea.    By
Wot.tern Canada Wholesale. , ,.
Dent display of ouionw.    Firot. 3 pounds; second, 2 pounds
tea.    By Weatern Canada Wholesale.
MoHt pointh in ladicH' denartmentu Firat, 3 pounds ;
hnicond, 2 uoiiuiIm vo.s*sm*.   Hy W��*Mfi*rii (""tuiadti \".'h(tlri::i!:'
Ap*��!i* ��i��f>. All pie;�� to beconu* projierty of tlu' t.A;' .md to
be iiHftl in pie eating eonUwt. l'irut, 3 poimdH; necoiid,
2 iioti.i.h. or f.t.fffi*.    Uv W.-m|��.i��i ."..���....... w.��.-)......li.
I-i of Canyon City dltitt-iet takiiiK kitoxt ihat \n-ivi-u
Ui.Il'. I'ii'it   '.yxi,    .,a.':4".l��l*ll   -,'r.i,    iiilla*   i,'i-J,. iXlll.ttlli    II \'
Ketiidctlt:
Y.,.j^>/al i.hiijf   iilllHUl'l' W)., MjUI.
* Lee Wilson, one ,of _ the . Nelson
S.O,S., who.has been with G��*>. Cartwright since"3u,ne. left for home the
latter part ef the week'.
Pte. W." Truscott, who is with an-
engineers' corps in training at Vancouver, arriyed home,on Saturday for
aiiout'ten days?, leave.-which he is
spending at his,home hei-e.   .
. While out hunting on' Tuesday
morning Billy Long had the bad luck
tpt have Kin. gun.. unexpectedly discharge, while ou the , hustle after
grouse, the contents going-into his
left foot.- He was hustled ��� to tmvh
where Dr. Heii'derHon attended ��� tho
jnjuW; The ivounei is riot a.(langer*-
ons one, though -deoidetll y awkward,
'ami* Will keep him off.worfc for sionic
.time.     '   ���      '''"'.''���'.
'Quite: a few, of the town hunters
went1 through the latter part of the
week on a look forgronse. and deer in
the Arrow Ore'.!: uect.-m,    '
"...,.. i. ������/>���������'���
Independent whipping irt quite heavy
out of here, two cars of mixed fruitu
and vegetables having already gone
out thiw.wetk. J. M. Craigie is expecting to. make a couple of carload' shipment-, of Wealthys wituln a week.
.i ..        ... ,..  7 ..^..i.. r��� ��� ���
...      ...    ..v.all/:ia  ...,      J...J...J,   .,       ...UI,     <tl.-
companied by Mm. Scbofield and uou,
JacU. are here for a few daya. on a
yitiit to Mr. and Mm. K. J. Long. Ou
their way here, Friday, they received
ii wire that their son, ,l|m, had again
been wouiuieci���tiie liiim lime in two
yinini' iigiiiing.
Till* ffii'liilu    lA    1 t.llt1'    'l*��*ta..<-(,�� I     ./...Iv
advantage of his) being home on leave
l>>  );aLl.. i ii.j.; ut tin- 'I i iiJ-,i-.ot,t home on
trip to Yahk on Sunday. iTie- govern
ment is finding a good freend in Jim.
His numerousrtrips -to Yahk "��� by his
well-known Eor'd helps a gi'e'at deal in
keeping the roads in that section in
the best of shape.
Geo. Powell of Cranbrook and Provincial, police Vaehon were among
last week's visitors here for the fishing
and report very satisfactory catches.:
W. and J. Butts and L. Brown got
back from ' Gateway, Montana, on
Saturday, Adhere they'had- been attending to'a little national registration- recently, authorized by .Uncle
Sam.
Mr. -and.:Mrs. .B. Johnson- and children' -ind o.*r te.-icher, Mi^sIt. Johnson,' weee motor "visitor*, to Glenlily
and Kingsgate on Sundayv wliere the
iatter was calliag on the teachers ih
those, towns.   '
The busiest man in Kitchener these
days is Chatlie Crawford. He is caretaker of the school by ' diiv and at
night has numerous callers to entertain at his popular gramaphone recitals. Hid longsuitis the Harry Lauder
stuff, and some of th*" men f��ay Charlie
now sings "Stoty yer tickliti', Jock" in
liis sleep almost as well as the machine produces it.
T. 'I'horeson is another of. our citizens who is working double shift, due
to the fact that he is putting a lean-to
to to his house.���aud doin^ it in workmanlike fashion if one may judge bv
the frequent use he makes of square,
compass, leyel, plumb, etc. Those who
have real good hearing claim to detect
Hounds of weddln*** Ivll".
ning will make but a small dinge in
the high cbgt -Vpf living,    A p.*i-.tytif
foui" Cresfror.  hurite^-ii aire report-ed^t**'
have' got .three deer in  the hills .here
c��yer���the week-end��� : ��� V
S~\BSm-l
gSosfSaturt,
Mi_Vs^E)|a Webster arrived the lat*.
ter part of the week from Calgary,
Altai., on a visit to her parent*), .Mr,
and Mrs. J;kH. Webster.
' F. WI'*Asli picktid a couple of cups
of ripe strawberries last Sunday.
Surely a sign of an open winter.
Mrs. Seayei left on. Monday for
Lamont,' Wash., where she expects to
���.���C-Uiaii'l   t\Sl' Ov.i-ic:  lialiC
Iioeal i-esidenti. me all ps-etty'vvell
through haying. The exceptionally
fine weather has enabled them to do
the job this year hi record time.
J.** If. Webster is keeping pretty
close to the house these days, laid up
with an aggravating attack of asthma.
Miss Mary Parker, who has been
with her parents, Mr. and Miu E.
Parker, on the M.atthew->' ranch, for
the piist two" "riioiiths' left f'>r Leth-
bridge", Alta.. on Sunday, where she
will attend a commercial school.
Mr*.. Buyle and children, who are
just ha.-k from a two months' holiday
at New Bron.HV-'iek |>*��in!*., \vei*n�� hei��!
for the week-end with her parents,
Mr. and Mrs*. Leamy.
D. Grundy, bout at the C.P.B.
hoarding house. Sii-dar, is spending a
lew oiiy** witn Ml*. .S mi inter. Mrs.
Ilopw'tie-d and childivu are Sii-alar
cullei-H this week. ..
The shotting bait.nn tipeited on Sat-
uub.y, and notv..Uu>L.-iidiii^; the lm:-y
seaHoil there waa quite a .ush lo the
hills and 'slough*..     Dueka aixi  (lying
high aud  are  none   loo  iiiiiiii'xni- .io
^ iri..      .-\ m��K"    ;iUa:.ii|l     ml
proupect,   none  of  theae
taken laat year.
John Graham and It. Dodds, two
Kiickj-oii Imymakei-H, find au exciting
but��� possibly a peoiiiJtble half hone of
it on the Hats here one day last week.
While thev wei-e luu.1 at it eakim*
*i."'u*'',0| '*'."'! bay a couple of Kwarnis of been lit in
buds being | c,<k i( p^n-imiiy to th.iu. and were lh>
ally |-athei-��*d up, Mr, Graham don-
niug a gunny wit'., foi a veil  and with
Tuesday night, to the number of about' in due from Victoria iw.y day now
The September school trustee meeting  piu-Hud   off without  incident, the- [ t.oi;!*.*. ����u hi*, huudia t*o��� glove*.  In-i��unl��
most imnoi'tant tnisineHs biiiur th��*ret(-' a mIow but   -mi"�����*��>-!   ��t��wtit..(ll��*   I.......
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obit ion lo ;>-iy a   mmibev  of  ��<rcon����t*�� Yir-on-    ����>b  of   *��.     A��   ..(..,.,- ��,..,>- ��%��at
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that have   accumulated   sinee   June. \ not lav.fully Ive fee*l to  b-eu  ihisuin-
'��'��,,.   f....,.la..a..*' .-..),.,.;....   ......   ..Ir..  ,..-,�����!   **--���-   ;���    ������- �����'    ��"��������:    r'."   If ���?.?������   ''������ !;..*.:
.mil I)...Id.. hoiwhoM.s w ill j*.' -*b\ on
_ lit-��..��������#���! --lull hi m��li*r i" |iiol I In*
".eeii throiigti.
thr��v��i  month:.*  iu  ai-re.ua.    The   thut
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aaa-SS-aaaaaa-Si THE  i^rfiYW  /-������-t-*~rT'r*",/"\'V T*** /"t  C. .? ,'.S H.':\. J *.        O."  iNfAN  lABUTS Stomach &  T������-������t_i_ii'i  -.*ADt -^ggt   (vSAftn  FORMERLY  Tta-NNEQUINS _        ,,  FOR BABIES AND SMALL CHILDREN   IrOUDieS  C_i:iiau-  no  hiirn.ful drugs.     25c per  box or  5  boxes   by   mail   on   receipt   ot   $1.00.  JUUUgiai-.   -OL-  Xxjxj..    x\4xya\x-~}  Kill..  The Naval Situation  Publicity and the  Meat Industry  Be    Turned  The  Light Is Now to  On  Tlie president's proclamation re-  ���������quiring owners ot" stockyards and  live, slock commission men to take  out. Hces-sos under direction of the  secretary of agriculture is presum-i  ably a step toward compelling full  publicity in the. whole meat industry.  To take over the industry for government management would involve  endless complications and difficulties  without giving more play to the regulative forces of publicity than the  license system now adopted. And  publicity is the needful tiling.^ Neither speculation, nor manipulation of  the markets nor extortion or profiteering can possibly thrive in the  country's  meat  supply  except  in  the  Enemy Has Been Thrown Back on a  Policy of Evasion  X^rawi.vr to its conclusion hi1*1  article on "The North Sea and Beyond," in The Fortnightly Review,  Archibald Hurd writes:  ''Before  the peace was broken    in  the  summer  of   1914,       the  majority (  of  the  people   of  these  islands   were  impressed by the double peril  of invasion and starvation, through thc influence  exerted  hy  an   enemy's     surface ships.   Mow do we stand in those  respects?      The  German  men-of-war,  which   wore   thought   to   menace   our  island  security,  dare  not stir  beyond  the  gun  and  mine-protected wet triangle of Heligoland-,  been   thrown   back   on   a  policy  Maybe Good Luck j g  Follows This Sign  Letter   "B'  liorv" emu Jvlarkhsm  employing    the  on  Oat Blades in Scar-  rl*OW*lS__._r*S  Throughout" Scarboro' and Mark-  ham township in Ontario, on every  oat blade there is embossed the letter "B." Many are the conjectures  as to what this stands for and one ot  the most popular beliefs is that this  is the first letter of Britain, for  whom the oats arc being grown to  win the war.  Some  people  evidence  a     superstitious feeling and are expecting great  good luck from this sign.    It is stated that only once before, and that in  The enemy has j 1901,-has  the  phenomenon  befen  ob-  of   served in this locality and that time  WHAT will become of you when age and ������  weakness come. Secure now an EX- II  CELSIOR Endowment. 5  Write for pamphlet to-day j|  THE EXCELSIOR LIFE INSURANCE CO. |  WINNIPEG      SASKATOON       EDMONTON       VANCOUVER        S  (Agents  Wanted  in  Unrepresented Districts) ���������  Worthy of Decoration  SM oKEv^������o;ewE^rrs'  Jd/Ugiuc   From  Doing Great Work at Amiens       j  Roland Hill writes from France as ���������  submarine  -mine,   ana  11.a-.ing'  *tip-������ud-j saiuc  it  was   taken  to  mean   Boers.      Thc  l.-arl    r-.ni*-    of   the.    The  same phenomenon  has  been  observed in   Brant count v.  ii *-* im m< ������-**���������-_���������-_-*_���������-___��������� ~i -*li ������-_i ������������ ��������� ��������� _ni m _.��������� ~ii t tt t- "i **- **n  A*\ ���������-,*��������� TI-. **      li _-_-1-. -_-      tx-      *-������ *~������***������r      +,-������      K/.       fur ������ ������~f\  %~-X-X    X*-. J.    ll\, -X^SXA   ~ *.xJ 4.������V-"-������ ~\~" ������-F -fc, -  X-XJ.    0X^4  ^m  on.���������From.the  New York AVorld.  iJMMER HEAT  7 7     -3-     *_-l  ���������*,  *���������: ���������_. -1  a.  ~-m mZm     -Z,     \  HMD UN ISA  ���������ss a *r*atPi-.    jfi-a?   s*fe  Y  LIFT YOUR CORNS  OFF WITH FINGERS !  evasion,  and  the  run' excursions. Those arc consider- best oat crops in its history  ations which may, perhaps with advantage, be borne ir. mind at a moment when, owing to the collapse of  Russia, the naval situation has undergone a change calculated to test  British nerve.  "Convoy incidents or losses due  to submarine action may occur more  frequently. The officers of tlie  board of admiralty may be changed,  but whatever the variations made  from time, to time in the personal  equation, ashore or afloat, naval war  must be fought in accordance with  immemorial principles, and those  principles persist, however impatient  public opinion may be. The sea drama is always slow, as the twenty  years of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars remind us, and always  will be slow, because the weaker enemy possesses, as he has always possessed,  the  faciiitv  of hiding  in    de-  How   to   loosen  a tender corn  or callus so it lifts out  without pain  No sc-ason of the year is so dangerous to thc life of little ones as is the . ....  summer. The- excessive heat throws I fended ports, with the initiative  the little stomach out of order so ] his command, in the meantime re-  quicklv that unless prompt aid is at sorting to evasive operations, such  hand, the babv may be beyond all j as raids and attacks on commerce,  human help before the mo flier real-; "As Admiral Mahan has declared:  izes hc is ill. Summer is the season !'The control of the sea, however  when diarrhoea, cholera infantum, | real, does not imply that an enemy's  dvsentrv and colic are most prcval-j single ships or small squadrons can-  en.. Any of these troubles may prove j not steal out of port, cannot cross  deadly if not promptly treated. Dur-; more or less frequented tracts of  ing tiie summer the 'mother's best i ocean, make harassing descents up-  friend is Babv's Own Tablets. They j on unprotected points of a long  regulate,    the     bowels,    sweeten   thc i coastline,     enter    blockaded  harbors.  stomach and keep baby healthy. Thc  Tablets are sold by medicine dealers  or by  mail  at  25  cents a    box from  Thc  Dr.     Williams'     Medicine  Brockville.  Ont.  Co..  On thc contrary, history has shown  that such evasions arc always possible, to some extent, to the weaker  party, however great the inequality  of naval strength.'"  The Medicine to Cure j ,   The rMan  With    Asthma,    almost  i.xr  .      -n        ���������        ,    . ,. longs  for death to  end Jus  suffering-.  ^   Make  Prussia    hate    wan       says, He sees ahead onlv years of endless  secretary   Lansing.     Sure!     Give  the   torment witll intervals of rest which  Prussians  and  all  other  Germans   so  much  of war that thcy will not talk  war or think war for at leasts a century.  Rests  *   ���������        ��������� "..     -  _        a 1.  -  l,->       L.J 1  -.'-Il ]..ail������������t-       HIV.  scape   so   as   to   make  with   tlie   landscape  of  A southern   contemporary sug-  hat the wav to accomplish this  d ���������:.,_-    1������������������,1  it     harmonize  Belgium     and  i arc themselves fraught with never  ' ceasing fear of renewed attacks. I.et  him turn to Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy and know what complete, relief it can give. Let him but  use it faith Fully and iie will find his  asthma a thing" of thc past.  Let folks step on your feet hereafter; wear shoes a size smaller if  you like, for corns will never again  send electric sparks of pain through  you, according to this Cincinnati  authority.  He says that a few drops of a  drug called freezone, applied directly  upon a tender, aching corn, instantly  relieves soreness, and soon the entire corn, root and all, lifts right  out.  Tins drug dries at once and simply  shrivels up thc corn or callus without even irritating the surrounding  tissue.  A small bottle of freezone obtain :d  at any drug store will cost very little  but will positively remove every  hard cr soft corn of callus from one's  ire.*  follows  From Moose Jaw to Amiens is' a  far cry, yet during' the German offensive there was an old Canadian  Pacific engine which had done its  duty in both places. It is still running along these new lines in France,  and is entitled to a locomotive  wounded stripe, for it was a casualty  during the recent heavy fighting.  Manned by a Canadian crew, this  mogul from the prairies did consist-  ly good work until a fragment of a  shell laid it out.    Now it has    been  throUsh   A, p.   racii elf a-     t-1 a������o r"i.<v*     clinn  C, ^      * *. X.X.X.X.-X.XJ X..X..-L   -'-������, ������-  for  engines  and  is running  steadily.  The    Canadian   railway    operating  companies  did their own  little  share  -.-������        f~..t-X~^.xt���������rx.       Xl-ir*        TJT.,*.        .t(-l-^n1. Cl ~. 4.  ***���������      ..UOHUUlig       Ll.a.      J1UI.      a<,k.i_v.*a.. x^ Titi  Canadian engine was attached to a  long ammunition train which was  caught when the enemy shelled and  bombed a narrow tunnel through  which many trains had to pass at  that-time. The crew stayed with the  train and when morning and peace  dawned found two dead engines and  an empty train ahead of them on a  track that even a construction train  would not dare. These Canadians  pushed the engines ahead of them  and into a much bombed siding, then  ran their own train along a sky line,  which the Huns had observation on, I  and into their appointed dump in a  little sheltered valley.  Some  of  the       railway    operating  crews worked thirty-six hours  at    a  ind      took  PTKIC  (tremendous chances but always came  If your    druggist    hasn't    stocked  through with luck.   One engine after  two solid days' work hauled fifty  trucks and four dead engines back to  safety over a congested track.  this new drug yet, tell him to get a  small bottle of freezone for you from  his wholesale drug house.  northern  wav,   it  J-iVrahl.  France,  will     be  If that is the only  done.���������Xew  York'  Naturalized Imposters  Commenting on  the denaturalizing  of a  German-born  man    in    Passaic  County,  New  Jersey, who  had     frequently expressed the hope that Ger-  Si.   Tusa-pl..   l.fvin,  July   14.   1903. | many  will  win, the  New York Her-  Mina.YY   r.'nimnu   Co..   Limited. ; a1^   s1Jlys:   ... ,11-11- c  Gentlemen.��������� I was badly kicked by . larR(, importancc. There" arc abroad  my horse last May, and alter u.-ing -,. th{. ,and ,>crsons far more danger-  several preparations on my ley i-oth-- ous who j,.lvc sllown by their acts  mL.   would  do.     _\lyle-<  wris   black  as j th;U  thf.y  oljla*nCli.   citizenship  papers  "  '   i with  thc.    same    mental    reservation  i and  by the same kind of fraud  (sec-  An Unfortunate Example  A mining expert, one of the witnesses called in an important case,  was under cross-examination by a  rather young and conceited barrister.  The question related to the form that  ore was found in.  "Now, Mr. B." said the counsel,  "how large are these lumps? You  say they are oblong���������are they as  long as my head?"  "Vfi-, "    -r.-.>.4.A    TVf-     T>       "I.,.*.    .xr.l    ie  The ease with which corns and  warts can be removed by Holloway's  Corn Cure is its strongest recommendation.    It seldom, fails.  A Sound Objection  Professor Nutworthy���������No, sir, I'm  strongly opposed to the English accent, using the broad "a".  Professor Buggc���������And win-, mav  I  ask? _  Professor Nutworthy���������Last night  when I was being introduced to my  audience the speaker referred to my  facile brain and every one thought  he   said     "fossil    brain."���������Lethbridge  Jlr-rAA  Minard's   Liniment   for   Sale  Every,  where>*  thick."    The barrister  that.���������The Argonaut.  subsided after  Minard's Liniment Cures Burns, etc.  The Wisdom of "fcennie  "My boy Bennie is lazy, but I must  say he is smart," said the musician.  "Is he going to follow in your  footsteps?"  "No. I learned to-play the trombone, and I've got to march ai_out  eight miles every time there is a parade. Bennie is learning the harp, so  they will have to let him sit down."  Montreal Herald.  More Fish Used  Thc Canada food board campaign  to increase fish consumption is having results. In the Canadian army  stationed or in training in Canada  200,000 pounds of beef were saved in  the month of May, and approximately the same amount in the month of  June, by thc substitution of fish. In  the west a train load of flat fish every few days from Prince Rupert is  sold at popular prices under the  atispices cf the G-anada food    board.  JLll       JLU.lOjlt.VJ      IC-.CUHJ'       J.V/UjVV/aJ        pOUllU-  of mackerel were sold within one  week as the result of a special campaign.  would  do  ji*t.     1   was laid  up  iu  bed for a  lort-  ni.'lit  and  couhi   not   walk.     After  us-  iug three iiouh-- ot*  vour  M I NA l\I.VS  I.'.XIMKN'T   '   wa- "perfectly     cured.  1  Ar.   li  1*,-Ul.l     -  .art   on   tliu  road.        ���������  IOS    IH'BI'Y,  "' '  ��������� ���������iiiiM-rrial   Traveller.  sistibie  Temptation   iu   Kill  ������������������ - -       >;      -r.bh.arini-  ... ���������  ':     :...iliiu*_r  else, it  .*,;.���������   Y:ip,   whether  "u  .. .���������/.        i.11 ii' i ;'<���������; ,        0;  "-;-."���������,���������:���������-.   .".*���������   ,.l;y,i.  ! ���������,-. -        a'.v.-iy--  :  ,     , '  ��������� *!.-,-.::   -���������<-.;���������> -. .--ii   an   ir-  i"-.   :..   kill      T!,.,^  i*i  ��������� ��������������������������� ���������      1 ��������� ���������'     ' i Yi] Yn ; ion  . -    '.: 1' '��������� ^   . .' ��������� r ^    (. a y  ret allegiance to the. cour.tr>* of his  birth.) If American citizeiiship is to  receive the protection it deserves the  principle of the court's decision will  be applied to those others, and without  th-hiv."  Comfort For the Horse  &  ::u  PEELS OFF A CORN  WITHOUT ANY PAIN  Vi:;  l-'ully   Equipped  \ I.  . ii in,  1;.  1.m  i.-ei  and  11 is magic, no, scientific���������a won-  il< rl'ul coiiibi.ialioii discovered that  will shrivel up the toughest old corn  vou ever saw. The name, of this remedy is Putnam's Corn Extractor. It's  I. I'liiiiT ihe way it loosens a corn;  make- ii peel right off in a solid  lump without, tin- slightest pain. Re-  .-.uit- taik. Putnam's gives re:;tilt'.  and eo-ts  but a   (piariiM".     Sold  eyory-  A True Canadian  lea  ���������   I I I I  c| ���������  Mie    ,.  l/iil.'l'l  '\ i,  Mia 11 !  I I.,..  : 11'. ��������� 11 i,  Be  Smmim  l-fas   Every   Re a:; on     to  Proud of Dr.  Belaud  lable   place   among   the   C'tiia-  ���������i-oe-   ni'   the   war   is   filled   hy  Jr.    I'claiMl.      I Miring   ihe      tirsl  ��������� ���������1'  ih-   oinlliei   and   when   l.b'l-  1      overnip    hy    the    II mis      he  111 n 1111 i y    In    1 i 1 e    111 ��������� i- - - s    111  lie    eoilhl        IlilV'*        II'-  ' 1   '       I'.i l'-.ian-,     but  II'-     1'1'l'fei I <���������()     |(,  and     I he     I (".nil  ini    1,  a ; 11 i]r 1  in nl  *������  ~\Vi  i  H  d   10   I',. ,|,  '/J  n  ol  I'll'.'  I'l I  ��������� ' I ���������'  s I ;��������� v  v. as  < 1 1.1.  nd  |.ii-  (ml  111  im.  <\\i\  by  lo  1 11 a.  un  on.  a;. ���������  Hi.-  ��������� 11 \  aMlil-K������-tti---t,> _���������. ix-. x  w$mm~wm������m-~~mkiiw  ��������������������� --a-   ������������������������*-���������������        tlllu   I        .     ixaT  ���������"0*x.-jym~>"  ).���������  11.  I'.'  Mi  ,\   ,\,  ��������� 1   1. hi 1  all..,.'  I  I      ,   i    A  ��������� I'M'-   ,  ..hh-l.e  1  \ 1  1 v  III11-1  <l  I ill I  t  A   ,.'.        IK  < I I I  I   I I 1 ( .  all     III.  ��������� ' :       nl  1  at~m-  e i' l a 111    In    1 e 1   .- 1 \ r  11    I ��������� ��������� '.p. I I    III    I III'  '. ��������� '   ,.(    ,11  Wi'l  a   w a 1 In  ...      I  rl '.. ,.       II,,  he.11 I ���������>   ..I   hi*  1 1" . 111 n 1 1'. >. 111 >  1. 1. 1  W.  N.  u.  \lll  Make the Horse Worth More as    a  Source  of Farm Power  A piece of burlap or a gunny sack  ripped open and tied ovcr the harness makes a cheap fly blanket that  will add 100 per cent, to the horse's  comfort when flics get bad.  The only way the horse has to  keep the flies oil. is with its tail and  nose. The horse cannot reach its  back with either tail or nose when  harnessed and hitched, so give it a  square deal by covering its hack,  and  rump  and   sides,  too.  This need not keep anyone from  indulging in fancy ily nets.^ expensive leather ones or carefully fitted  and hemmed ones. But for the practical fanner there is nothing more  sensible for a fly net for horses than  a burlap blanket tied over the harness with short twine strings.  The blanket can be replaced a time  or two during the. summer and as the  cdncs fray out trim them with shears.  Such a blanket on the. body and the  liberal use of "lly knocker" applied  with an inexpensive hand sprayer, to  the horse's belly and lcp;s will make  thc horse worth more as a source of  farm power.  You can make a good lly knockoi  ont of a quart of pine tar, a pint of  crude carbolic acid, and two and one-  half gallons of kerosene mixed to-  gelher.  For Sprains and Bruises.���������There is  nothing heller for sprains and contusions than Dr. Thomas' Electric  Oil. It will reduce Hie swelling that,  follows sprain, will cool the* inflamed  flesh and draw the pain as if hy ma-  ;.ie li will lak.* tin* ache out of a  bruise and prevent, the Mesh Irom  discoloring. 11 seems as if ihei't* \vas  magic in il, so -speedily does th������c injury   iii-appear  under   I re it tiu-nl.  Kuuitives  From   Germany  11   should   no!   be   necessary^ to   remind   llto*,e   who   v������ad     with   interest  .iitaiii   a< counts   ol   the   bad   fnod   aim  l'l\,       llllilulc       lll.li.llll-       ail.'l'aii.       ai.i.      ���������   Ill  k'Hii. ���������*. in l.iiih ciYil and armv ranks  in ini many lhal auilior.'* of Mich  1.1I1 ���������   .11.      iii.jccl   io   ' U'pii-ion.      (Yer-  in.01    soldier*    ami   coiii n<     |m...i. ..r:".  win.  "c   ��������� aj.i "   from   Iheir   eouiitry     in  boat    and  aii pi,Hies,  lauding  safely in  iieiiii.il   ii.uiMiies   Milium   >..    ,.MVni   io  ,.,. ..I   A..'.:   ������������������.���������k:u!'-'-:-l     ' t"r'e:*  s.pei ilu    .1,coiinl'i   ot     how   they  ��������� 1 a   ���������. 1 * i.i -. 11A    11 ..in   1 li.'.i'h    i' n.i I tl  lang.ii'..   boat**,   in   closely   v. at died  -I I.*'   ���������    *o    i>roi-ci-.1       to       eilt'lllV  '      r ��������� ���������' ' "      '������������������',- ��������� ���������     -.    I   <    >      '   - ���������  ���������  -  Two Sizex-SOc and $1  "IT  uitl.  id   I  Vo.k  .ui������.  You arc younj_i but once, but  you can be youthful always it  you care for your complexion  properly. Daily uucol'Ii-graiv/ti  Milkweed Cream prevent:*.  blemishes,overcomes pimplca  and   other   cruptiorm.    Since  lUUJ   ILL,  Uilj-iWV.1.1   .    XT    Vxixri   xKit7.xl.Xt.Xr  quality hac been t-'ivinf' health  to the nkin and youthful color to  the complexion. It Ueepayoiir  ���������bin toned up, soft and clean.  Th** r������*finrd wny to hunirdi  nilinpiin and ..hininenu of none  nnd   forehead   induced  by  iirmnii'ili ion   ia.   t o-,,ai >l U <a tii'bl  I*. Y. In ((Cm m Co., Wiiidmur Oal-oii.  tiNl'Binii.iiiiiii.iiM.1'li. uiiiii.i.i.iiwwin-.niiai.niiMii^w.ainnipiMinnn^  touch  of  Ingram's Velveola  tiouveraine Fucc Powuu&.SOc.  Italttoconceaisthcminorblcm-  iclier.. Included in the complete  line of Ingrarn's toilet product!*  at your druggist's is Ingrum'-*  -Zodenta   for  the   teeth,  -.5c  A IPicturc  v������;th Each _Purch.-a._e  liach lime  yon t.ny a waekai^d of  - a      rya    ,,.,.     x i i.    x~   *r__.,.._;._., _.  Alll^kaatiaw     0 x...x. x    ......     xr.     0   ......... .  you. drugKlat will R,lv~ you, -without  a.hu-.'ljCt Ci ixXty,- pOltl'dt of ������1 WOl'M-  luui.li UIOlllJll ���������lli.tllla. ACllirLlr.   h'.-Al  iku~ y.y.i -.at ;*. dlff,.tt-A ^'..^.A.* ���������*���������<-���������  yota  muke   H  colloctlon   for  youi  ll.lllla- AhU   VOIII   -JlU_tlil(.t.  I   -tun  mtmsmm-ssmsm  \m~m~ssm0m\������mmmm~������'������'  ������mmw.>v<wi.i7..4n0mmii  IWWIIIBa)|ail|.iwl m l������iii_M.ii|Mia.'"  '���������'K ^'T^S*5^^^ THE - KEJV1JB3W,     ORESTON,'   B.
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"Ah well," he remarked with noncommittal caution, "you have doubtless good reasons for taking this
course, Sir Anthony. In my .opinion
it would have been wiser if you
could have seen your way to be more
explicit. However, wc will leave it
at that. In the absence of contradictory evidence 1 am bound to accept your repudiation of these rumors.".
In ominous contrast indeed were
these chilly phrases to the friendly
cordiality that had preceded the examination  of thc  witness.      And     in
��1__-      c.a.v.ni.nr.       .a*-.      -.it!..
followed, it
was noted that no attempt was made
to  complete  the  whitewashing    pro-
0.4.GC1      .. rx      47.4.7.1 -a 1 ...      .-./.rr.-lai I   l.r.        f-0**0 ���
-...t--, OV_ 25 ... UU.. Jl xrx.gx,x.m.. r.   .. ��� ,��� ���
iicr uiu not even mention __>��" ._-.-_.*.!-
ony's name. Contenting himself with
a lament on the hick of direct evidence connecting anyone with the
murder, he directed the jury to return an open verdict which would enable the police to pursue their inquiries without prejudice to any particular person who might or might
not be innocent.
So it was that reckless Tony West.
who could sit up all night losing
heavily at a green table without
turning a hair, staggered out into
the sunlight haggard and distraught,
repeating to himself the last words
of the jury's pronouncement: "Some
person or persons unknown."
"By God, it's rough luck," he. mut-
Mavis
^v_    j that   the.   bar   to   freedom   from     this
'>^j hideous  niylituiare  lay.     What   would
"jj | justify   him   in   breaking   the     pledge
he   had   given   to   Morgan   not   to   divulge  the  terms  ol"  the   wager?
He sat with his elbows on the
faded table 'cloth, his head in his
hands, staring with unseeing eyes
at an engraving of Frith's "Road to
Ruin" on the wall opposite. Whether it was the unconscious suggestion
of tiie tide of thc famous picture, or
the whisky which Martha had
just been deprecating in the kichen,
hc was seized with an inspiration
which wouid have occurred to anyone but a careless  young cavalry of-
{.i-47-r .��     rril/lr-.l     1'nnl 1.     -\\-itli        llir*     c-tlf
off���long ago.
Had jasper Morgan killed his wife
himself, after concocting an alibi
which would saddle another man with
thc  crime?
If that was so, West ruminated,
he  would be  held  blameless  by    thc
 .--x    _.__.._._._   r 1  :c Ur.
J^ICtllC-M      SLlCi-ICI       1 *_U       IIOUUI II ���� ���
broke his promise and exonerated
himself by describing to the police
the circumstances of the bet and of
that mad motor drive with Laura
Gaspard. Laura, he assured himself,
was not a bad sort and would corroborate  him.
The more he pondered thc theory
the more he liked it, except that he
could see no possible motive for Mor
Bigger Crops
Under Irrigation
Irrigation and Dry Farming Methods
are Compared
lu Southern Alberta both irrigation
and dry farming methods are practised with success. Under both mcth-
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��_jo|j_>   arc   uuiainwi      vvu_���_.-*
yield and for. quality  compare  favor
ably  with  those  grown in  any  other
part   of
has shown, however, that where it is
possible to practise both methods
side by side invariably larger yields
are obtained on irrigated lands.
At the  Canadian  Government    Ex-
oerimpntn.   Knrm   =t   Lethbridgc  both
at Lethbridgc last year averaged j
nearly 20 tons to the acre. Four kinds
of sugar beets averaged 13 tons to
thc acre, while the average yield of
potatoes was nearly 500 bushels, or
more than twice as high as_on the
adjoining dry land.
But thc chief value of the irrigable
lands of Southern Alberta does not
lie in their capacity to produce large
crops of grain and roots, important
as this is. The suitability of these
lands'for raising large crops of fod-
7P i der.  to   support  large  herds     of     all i
."h.*..'i.      _ 1-    1- _.       1      ���       . t     ��� .    .... i
i irriiratp/1
 o	
cat    .i-.i_i.il-.
A~.r tr. ---T
gaii 10 iiav pianneci such a uiauuntai - are tollowed. Each year tests are
scheme. He knew nothing of thc made with various crops on both dry
man, except that hc was reputed to j an<- irrigated land in order to ascer-
iive decently in the country and that! lain which crc-S are most suitable telle frequented a fashionable gambling j local conditions." Xast year six kinds
house when in London. There were of wheat \v~x~ grown under irriga-
two sides to most people. What of. tion, and fourteen kinds on non-irri-
Ciaytou Kcnyon, Louis Gaspard's j gated, lands. The wheat crown ou
most regular patron, who  served the
kinds   of  live  stock  is   their  greatest'
advantage.      Already  the  Lethbridge
district    of  Southern Alberta    grows
more alfalfa  than  any  other parts of
Canada.
It will    be    seen    from  the  figures
quoted     that     while     very  profitable
crops  are    grow
land, even in a
ter results arc
possibic to get water on the land.
���Believed  Ureat    source    oi     -supply
Has Been Discovered
Thomas Myers and Dr. Roy Rout-
ledge, London, have interviewed Dr.
A. B. McCallum, chairman of the research commission, and Professsor
Ruttan,   expert  chemist,   and   H.     B.
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food  board, regarding a    new    food
substitute,   which   they   have  perfect-
tuese gcn*7
ar .r-.11.,...    ,. .,i_ _. j
-..-.cv^auum asKta
A-hilc verv -.rentable ".* iyj%" yd"L 1 *
ivn on non-irrigablc cncaply in Canada ai
dry season, much bet- \* bl& supply ,n the
obtained where is    is   For centuries the bea
Dispose of Old Hens and
tlcmeii to come up to Ottawa to discuss the new food and also took
the matter up with  Mr. Thompson.
Their proposition is to utilize the
soya bean, which excels all cereals
in food valiij?. They can be grown
in Canada and there also is
United States
bean has been used
as hu.-__.i-. ��ooc* iii Mi*** "*-**r ���#**-��*-,t It*
was introduced into the states about
15 ycars ago. While high in food
value, .no attempt was made to make
law all day at thc central criminal
court and broke i'. every night in a
Mayfair hell? If Kenyon were living  a   double   life   why   not   Morgan
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import? In which case he might well
have had an adequate motive for ridding himself of that poor drug-soaked woman.
He would, at any rate, go and tax
Sell Off All  Hens Over Two  Years
Old    .
when the egg yield does not pay for
the  feed,  sell off all hens  over two
lishing an alibi wliilc he murdered
his wife. That would bring matters
to a  head, and  he would  be  able  to
tcred  as   he waited     for    Mavis     to
come out. -'J__very man jack wiii; nidge from the fellow's demeanor as
think that I am "the person." Not|t0 t*iC truti, Qf x\x[s new-born theory
thc girlie,  though.    And she  matte
most.
The crowd of spectators, some of
whom eyed him askance while others
addressed him with a forced cheeri-
ncss that was infinitely more hor- (
rible, gradually thinned. At length
Mavis Comlyn . appeared, accompanied by Jasper Morgan, who evidently
meant to see her home. Sir Anthony moved forward, as though to
join them, and then fell back, hardly
crediting his eyes. For the girl he
loved, to whom yesterday he had
been "Tony, dear," repulsed his advance and passed on with the coldest
r      ..       .     ���      r.i _ A   ....     . . ������      r.1
oi aisuainrui uows. _-_.uu _--*-��� _jj_-i-_----
her side, who held him tongue tied
from thc defence of his own honor,
was not comporting himself like a
bereaved widower.
grown
the irrigated land gave an average
yield of 49 bushels to the acre, that
grown on non-irrigated land, 27 bushels to the acre. Huron wheat gave
the highest yield under irrigation: 58
bushels to the acre, as against 27
bushels on non-irrigated land- The
highest yield on non-irrigated lands
was 31 bushels to acre, this being thc
yield  of "��_obs*" wheat,  a  new kind, - . i        . *-. -.-.-..
v-.i.-.-h" ���,a* ���, *r;r.A ���.a,w ;^,-,-��-afj^n j years old and even me year-oms cuu
Morgan with having inveigled him in-j Marquis  yielded *28* bushels"on  non- j f.retty ��� we��*    Poultry at this time ot
to  the bet with the  design  of cstab:   irrigated    land,    compared    with    48   the year will bring a better pnce.rhan
"  *       "   bushels on irrigated land. Both these
wheats are remarkably good yielders
on dry land, aud it should, be said
in fairness that last year was an exceptionally dry one in the Lethbridge
district. Red Fife gave a yield of 57
bushels under irrigation and only 26
bushels ou non-irrigable 1and; Another heavy yielder under irrigation
was Pioneer wheat, which yielded 51
bushels to the acre, as compared
with 25 bushels to the acre on non-
irrigated land. The length of the
straw and the yield of the straw* per
acre was also much greater in the
crops grown on irrigable land than
on those grown under dry farming
methods.
Oat��, barley, potatoes,    beets    and
other  crops  also  gave  larger     yields
of
.I____r"��_:*f_f_iill__f Si.O__!_-_" _R-_4"ri_V   t*je ,;>ean suitable for western palates
iUCCUUIg    SJ~\J\r~X   M~i~rt.-J     untjj    llle   urcserlt;   tJme_
Samples   of   the   various     products,
such  as  milk,  condensed  milk,  evaporated  milk,  dried milk, malted milk
As  soon as  thc breeding season is j substitutes,    casine,    breakfast    food,
over,  get  rid  of all  male  birds  used '. invalids'   food,    infants'  food,     coco-
in the breeding pens.    When the egg j"
yield  drops  in  the  early  summer,  or
-late  powder
If  there   was   thc   slightest   sign      of
blanching under the charge, Superintendent Noakes should be at once enlightened    about    his    impersonation
and his conviction at Slough in Morgan's name.
The grandfather clock in the hail
struck nine. It was not too late to
carry out the project that night. The
young baronet drained his glass and
pushed back his chair, but before he
had risen Martha Trcvlyn appeared
in the doorway. On thc gaunt Cor-
nishwoman's wrinkled face eager curiosity was blended with the frown of
which   she  flung    at. the
C-l. -
-_uit-
later and feed and space will be saved for the best of the year-olds and
the growing chicks. Old hens as a
rule, especially of the' heavier varieties do not pay for their feed in late
summer eggs.
Sell the young cockerels whenever they are ready throughout the
summer. Don't keep everything till
the fall. Whenever the price is
good, :-ell the cockerels as broilers
or as  smau roasters.
In an experiment carried on at the   Much Industrial Activity at the Coast
Experimental  Farm in  the  spring  of
1917 with Leghorn chickens, the sale
of the cockerels paid all expenses.for
incubation, brooding    and    feed    for
wuer, cocolate liquor, hour,
etc., were shown and sampled. They
were found excellent substitutes,
palatable to a high degree, and most
nutritious. Dr. McCalium and ir'ro-
fessor Kuttan secured samples and
expressed themselves as highly
pleased with their quality. It is the
feeling that a great source of food
supply has been discovered which
will release beef and wheat to the
allies and at the same time provide
cheap and suitable substitutes for
home consumption.
Dr. .McCallum bas followed the
experiments for some months, as has
Professor Ruttan and both are greatly  impressed.
disapproval
j haif-einpiied whisky    deci-iter
carried'a salver with a card upon it.
{To Be Continued.)
An Excellent Sheep Exhibit
Production of Sheep  With   a   Mini-
**>,i**t *^*^* ^o**5** to ths _P_*odi_c_.*r
Those who have watched the de-
vclupuiciii of the biicej. industry in
central and northern Alberta were
encouraged by the sIioav of sheep at
the Edmonton exhibition. Twenty
car loads, containing three him dred
and twenty-iive sheep, croweded the
pens to capacity, the animals being
the best ever seen al the Alberta
capital.
The conditions of the. country arc
all that is needed for the production
of sheep with a minimum of cost to
the producer, and a steady improvement in the quality of thc slock is
noted this year. When the need for
the  production  of both      food      and
clothing are so urgent as they are
at the present time, there is every
inducement for still further progress
of growing wool and mutton, specially in a country where the conditions
are so favorable as in Western Canada.
CHAPTER VII.
The  Professor  Intervenes
Martha Trcvlyn set the tray down
j-\--%       4-lt _n.       ***_"K1��-_.       *f%        t-\*-~      r\"\A ^"*^**_m!a-%'VjC
kitchen and glanced at her grey-haired, silent husband smoking his
blackened clay in thc chimney corner.
"He has scarcely touched a morsel," she complained. "As nice a
dinner, too, as ever- I cooked for
him."
"Takes it hard?" suggested Elijah
Trcvlyn, thc last male adherent adherent of thc Wests of Western Abbey. Hc did not look like a man of
sentiment, but as he sucked the
funics of his threepenny shag his
loyal heart was aglow with anger
���against thc cruel fate that had fallen
on his beloved master.
"'Tisn't to be wondered at," his
wife replied. "Black looks everywhere and foolish whisperings. 1
was at the crowner's court, and I
was here and there afterwards. They
don't say anything you can take hold
of, but the seed is taking root sure f^ Last Waterloo Veteran
enough.    I wish to God 1 knew y:'ho       Caiiada t,iai���,cti tl,c last survivor of
had planted it, for it is a plant, Lijo.     ���     con,batants on the British side at
Elijah     Irevlyn    merely . growled   Walcrloo���Lieutenant   Maurice Shea.
J,1,1!'"!.."*^  ^'^-"JIL^ tHcJ. at Shcrbrookc, province of
th
o
flection.
"And now," continued Martha bitterly, "he's going to drown his
troubles in drink���a tiling the Wests
never used to do, and what I've never known him do before. lie*!, at
the  whisky tonight,  Lijo."
"I don't blame him," was the laconic rejoinder.
In the meanwhile, the object of
iJic caretaker:',' :i-i.:_eiy war, brooding
In the sitting room ovcr the dark
events of tin* day ami the darker
outlook ahead. The coolness of
Mavis had been the hist .straw, and
had fanned hi'-: r<-:dit-n'*nt ���-������;���.��� in���'<
Jasper Morgan inlo ,i wild fiaviiit;
for open rebellion, if In* could devise a means for reconciling rebellion   with   his   honor.     H   was   there
under irrigation. five varieties
oats yieiueu an average w nc_n_y iu?
bushels to the acre under irrigation,
while seven varieties whichx were
grown on non-irrigablc lands gave
an average yield of 52 bushels to the
acre. Danish Island was the largest
yielder both on irrigable and non-
irrigable land, 133 bushels to the
acre being obtained on the former,
and 60 bushels on the latter. Banner
nafs "a'sclded 12R and 56 bushels t>ep
acre on irrigable and non-irrigable
land respectively.
Eleven varieties of barley were
grown. With this crop some varieties
gave better yields on non-irrigable
land. Thc highest yield \vas_ obtained
with Swedish Cavalier, which gave
82 bushels under irrigation, and 40
bushels on non-irrigablc land. Another well known variety, California,
yielded 80 bushels to the acre under
irrigation and 41 under dry farming
methods.
Root crops do exceeding well
under irrigation. The yields of carrots
themselves and pullets up until the
first of September. When the pullets went into winter quarters on
November 1st, they had cost over
and above what had been paid by
the sale of the. cockerels just 3.9
cents each. This experiment showed not only that it paid to sell the
cockerels early, but it also demonstrated that pullets could be raised
much cheaper than thcy could be
bought in the fall.
Vancouver, British Columbia, is enjoying a period of considerable industrial prosperity at the. present
time. Every week since the beginning of the year a large increase in
the bank clearing returns has been
noted. For the month of June the
figures were ten million dollars more
than those of June last year, while
for the first week in July there is an
Solituds Profound
Here is -in extract from __ hotel
prospectus in Switzerland: "Vciss-
bach is the favorite place of resort
for those who are fond of solitude.
Persons in search of it are in fact
constantly flocking here from the
four quarters of the globe."���The Argonaut.
increase of $2;600,000 over    the
re-
of
turns of the corresponding week
last year.
The announcement has just been
made of another addition to the many
industries of the city in the shape of
a large iron foundry. Construction
work has begun and when completed
it is expected that 75 to 100 men will
be permanently employed at the
foundry.
Province.
Quite Consistent
A German agent in this city is
charged with telling colored men (1)
that "Germany loves negroes," and
(2)   that if we send them to  France
First Food Controller
Sunday School Teacher���And what 1 and the kaiser's men catch them "the
reward was Joseph  rjiven for saving
the  Egyptians  from  starvation?
Smart Boy���Please, miss, he was
made food controller.���Boston Transcript.
Germans would cut off their ears and
arms and would dig their eyes out."
This consistent Teuton has qualifications for a foreign secretary.���New-
York World.
".������_,��� ���"���* ., _,..*..��.. a,. .,x...,,.���._ ������������"��� w*lo died at Shcrbrookc, province of
ie fire. Hut his appearance was not Ouobcc in 1802, aged 98. .Shea was
bat of a fool.    11 was rather that of - ^ ������ lhc 73rd Foot   aml won
tu*  wl-.o chewed thc aid  ot  deep rc-s      romnliSfiitm  bv  his   heroic  conduct
on the historic day. When wars
were, o'er hc wont to Canada, but un-
lil his 96lh year never failed to celebrate the Waterloo anniversary in
Ins new home. ���.London Daily
Chronicle.
Wool From Alberta
On July 5th twenty-five cars of
W'l'i. h-id :ilr��-ady been shinped from
this district to the new co-operative
company at Toronto. This comprises about half the wool clip of
Southern Alberta. Many thousands
ii.'nd nf sheep are hemp- sent to summer range in  the mountains.
iff
" Juftt as fresh
and -dainty as when
packed in the
hampers."
vih
The Useless Nickel
aye  ol  a  nickel  is  gone.
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ihat it used io br*. H is n waste of
time to change a dolk-.r into twenty
partr.  in   the  hope   of r.avin,;' '.uouey,
(r>r   i\\f.    .u i-l,-.* I a;    -.iKviiy-J   Ir-IT-'I   in   ta-iirc
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PARA-SANI WRAPPER
Heavy, waxed paper in Household Rolls, with handsome oak Roller
Box. Keeps sandwiches, cakes, cheese and butter fresh and wholesome.
There is no messy mass of pickles and cake, tomato juice and sandwiches at ths picnic if each article is wrapped in Para-Sani.
Para-Sani is also good for household uses. It keeps bread fresh and
moict until eaten. It protects meat and butler from contamination of flit.*-.,
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.
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k_________-M________MU__t_-i--l THE CJIESTON RETKBW  li  THE CRESTON REVSE%lispeciallysolicited'the ^^teeis  just as  eager   to   take along any-  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription : $2 a year in advance;  $2.50 to United States points.  tiling in the line of fancy work and  will see to it that articles of this  sort are returned to the owners in  C. F. Hates, Owner and Editor, i the   begt   possible    sj,ape-       Dairy  ORESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, SEPT. 20! produce, etc., will also be accepted  provided it can lie sold after ihe  fair: such proceeds going to the  party sending it, of. course.  Cranbrook is still talking about  the Creston fruit display of 1917,  and the board committee is anxious  to greatly excel last year's effort.  If, perchance, you are not showing  at Creston. your exhibits as per  last year's plan will be just as  greatly appreciated. Messrs. .Johnson, Bevan, Gibbs or W. V. .Jackson will be pleased to supply you  with all the information on the  matter, or let The Review know  your good intentions and we will  arrange  matters  with   the exhihi-  Again we appeal to our readers  to give good heed to Creston Valley^ forthcoming first annual fall  fair. What we wish to specially  emphasize is a little extra effort on  the part of all to make as many  -entries as possible iu every department, uiore particularly in the  livestock and poultry sections.  \Ve recognize that these are exceptionally busy days with the  man on tlie land���������as well as his  wife and family���������which fact may  tend  to create an impreesion  that  there   is   no   time to spare  for tiie j tion commit.tee for yon,  exhibition,   except  to  take a   half  day off to see the show.  If the show is to be worth "tak  ing in," however, a considerable  volume of entries is an all-import  ant factor, plus the right sort of  weather to make the geting around  pleasurable. And, if the prize list  is gone -through carefully it will at  once become apparent that tlie getting together of a dozen or more  entries should not entail much  labor on tha part of the head of  the   house.       And    should    lie    lie  y-a ������e__s  rim* m* mm  100.1  B -i^r^r,- m  ������  ii|3������   ������  ������-__.��������� ft __. i  m\~~   55    !__! __5 Bw  5SS  RSB-   -^  .#���������*���������  IIPR  pressed for the needful time very  little supervision will be required  in having some of the younger  members of thc family get together  the produce it may be decided upon  to show.  Those promoting the fair are  sparing no effort to expeditiously  handle everything brought in for  exhibit. Attractive prizes are offered in all sections, good accommodation is being provided for housing the displays, and ample funds  are in sight to ensure that all prizes  .will be paid in  full.  Having gone to all this trouble  to make possible on exhibition with  "something in it'' financially for  exhibitors, to say nothing at all of  the benefit that wiii accrue along  educational lines, us well as tiie ad-  vestising value of a fall fair to a  young community such as this, tlie  officers and directors appeal with  i.ontideiice for your all-round  support.  The success of the  1(118 fair now  depends   entirely on   the   quantity  and  quality   of  ilia- exhibits in   tlie J  various classes.      If  tlie.se are  well  I'll-wl      rx  .. r. .-!���������.; V   I .   '.-..-. .\..xX        ...111 \.r,       ex  . '. i I rra_a    call        '. All! Hl'..������lll       V-IJ.lt,       -������  U I       ....       ix  revelation    to    all    cannot   fail    to  materialize,    .���������.-���������d    ;.    day's    outing  that    will    no!.     Ik:    gl'iH'lgi-d    by    eVeil  *he  biif.ie.st.  r-d the  many busy cit.i-  /.en������ of the Y'.lii-y.  ( .eiitlemeu. it. is up to you in  ���������������������������V) yi*ar*. previous the ladies h;ive  'lone, their pur', nobly, and th'-.v  will not fail m  If.18.  An All-Canadian  Outdoor  Show  Thrill������ ������ pfififl-afSy = Thrill������  The Premier Attraction at. Western  Canada Fairs this season.  " 3*_i>vw������    _r__.i_n-ao_r_.vft  A  KfS.S.5.     -W������A*U*----f ������_*__.������  T-a      . T-a 1.      T-_:.l      ..    __?  x>-tre-i>a.C-*-   jlVii^i'i   oi  V_n:lllipii)i  Canada, 1918  Casey Patterson  Sixteen-year-old Wonder  Broncho Rider  Hairy Ryan  Champion at Calgary, and  Havre, Mont.. 1911--Hi  Mary Dumont  Champion Broncho Rider at  Pendleton, Ore.,   and  Medicine Hat  Violet Berry  Youngest Girl Trick Iloper  Spinner  By the United States Military Service Convention ^Regulations,  approved by the Governor-in-Couneil on 20th August, 1918, Male  Citizens of the united States in Canada, within the ages for the  time being specified by the Laws of the United States prescribing  compulsory military service, except those who have diplomatic exemption, are made subject and liable to Military Service in Canada,  and become entitled to exemption or discharge therefrom, under the  Canadian Laws and Regulations. The regulations governing this  liability are published ih the Canada Gazette (Extra) of 21st Aug.,  1918; copy whereof may be obtained upon application through the  post to "the Director of th.3 Military Service Branch of the Department of Justice at Ottawa.  United States Citizens of the description aforesaid who were in  Canada on 30th July, 1918, have sixty days from that date within  which to exercise an option to enlist or enroll in the forces of the  United States, or to return to the United States;, and those who for  any reason subsequently beconte liable to Military Service is Oanada  have thirty days from the date of the accruing of such liability  within which to exercise the like option. It is stipulated by the  Convention also that certificates of diplomatic exemption may be  granted within the optional periods aforesaid. Every citizen of the  United States to whom the regulations apply is required tc report  to the Begistrar under the Military Service Act. i917, for the province or district within which he is, in the manner by the regulations  prescribed, within ten days after the expiry of his optional period,  and will be subject to penalties if. without reasonable excuse he fail  so to report. For the information of those whom it may concern,  Sections 3 and 4 defining the requirements of registration, with  which it will be necessary strictly "to comply, are set out substantially as follows:  BSQUIB.BMENTS  3.    Every male citizen of the United States within the ages for the time  being  specified   in  the   laws   of   the  United   States   prescribing   compulsory  military service, not including those who have diplomatic exemption, within  ten days after the expiry of the time limited by the Convention within which  the Government of the United States may issue him a certificate of diplomatic exemption, shall truly repoTt to the Registrar by registered  post, and  in writing which is plainly legible, his name in full, his occupation and the  date of his birth; stating also whether he is single, married or a widower;  and if the latter, whether he has a child living, also if married, the date of  his marriage: and stating, moreover his place of residence and usual  post-  -office address in Canada; and, if he reside witliin it, :ci*_j* or place where'the  streets and dwellings are named and numbered, the name and number of h's  __Lr������_i*st and dwelling; or if he reside in another piace, tne iOt aiiu cOiiceaaior.  number, section, township, 'range, and meridian, or other definite description  whereby his place of residence may be located,- having regard to the custom  v of  the  locality   in  which   he  lives;   and  if  without    reasonable    excuse    he  neglect or fail to report in the manner and with the particulars aforesaid,  ' within the time limited as aforesaid, he shall be guilty  of. an  cf fence, and  shall  be  liable  upon  summary  conviction  to  a  penalty  not  exceeding Five  Hundred   DoiiaTs,   __au   to"  imprisonment   for   any   term   not   exceeding   six  months, and moreover, he shall incur a penalty of $10.00 for each day after  the time when or within, which he should have registered during which ������3  shall continue to be unregistered.  4. Every United States citizen who has diplomatic exemption, although  not otherwise subject to these regulations, shall within ten days after the  granting of the same truly report to thc registrar, in like manner and wlth^  the same particulars as required by the last preceding section; and in addi-*  tion he shall embody in his report a true and complete statement of the  particulars of his certificate of diplomatic exemption. Neglect or failure  without reasonable excuse to comply with tho requirements of thia section  shall constitute an offence punishable in the manner and by the penalties  provided In tho last preceding section.  -���������*;  ii  Issued by the Department of Justice, Military Service Bran  mU  VJUa  torn  Loan ExStSSiS^s  Sc.xt ii) imp'-i-taii'.*' o> getting  exhihitH at, the <'renton exhibition.  Tin-. 1. .".vri-.w l>eMpeak������ .���������.iiiHidora-  t ion iif alli-wirg cxhihitN, other  than livestock and poultry, h-'ing  lakcii   to * Y._nUr.iMk   for .-.-.hiliif i.������n  t ll������*l-.     under     the    MllMpieeH      of"      the  f>,,:���������.:���������-!     ,f     TV:*'!"     ���������������������������'.-    ' ������������������'������������������     ���������'.'':.���������'   t lieinsel vi's.  The hoard 'dim appointed tiie  ���������-������������������'.tlie I'OHIIMI I t.ee tiril so successfully  handled   t.hi'i  feature   at,   tic-  I  VhmIiI'iiiiL"     full'    :i     ���������/.'.I.*    iiuh      -.vl-i'''.  is  a  _/ii.iront,ee   t,hnf,  an "thing  and  .���������v.Tyth'ng  '���������nt.."'.i.",t.':d   to  *,),Y*(* ������������������..-���������,r"  ���������v'tll      l.e      ere 11      lefil'e.l      (li'-i-l*       ",||',*"I|  SUPKR FEATURE  Little Willie from  Pumpkin Centre  THK  FAMOUS CLOWN  Th!.. (Joined.au alonn  in ."orth  the prie.c of admis-sinn.  Many oth.-r Acta ku  <���������<"> maku up  a  Two- Hour iVrformanoi..  I. KAI.  Broncho Busting  I.rinp* in your Wild  Hoi'mcm  .*   '''>i|   lo   Y'h  mm mm. mm jy^xxm/mmix ���������. gi  RRFSTQN  ndav  How about, Kitehea Uten-ii'.s'.     Are yon ^.���������'ttinjj- a "on.-.; a few \ ieees s'niit ;  or makiim' some olc. stuflMo inst lor now���������or anvil,in ������' .\).v. that .  ���������r^ ���������' %4- *. i>  This week we eall attention  lo a s, eciaJ  sa.'<^ ol' Ennnu.'wart. in w.iaii v.c  i.eii.-ve we are sliowiiig vanics unheari] 01" (oj   m.uiy in<������:tl-lis ' asi :  ������lf**tt"~rr    Fry Pans,  Sauce Pans    _flp   ,iu   ^^^  xDUU UBIjlii0&    Mixing   Bowls,  Pudd-     1^   SU  l^Sbu  - sa ing Dishes, Cups, Spoons itwjtaw*^  ���������^60  M   III -MW-UI  <?10  \\'e are also shewn.'-, a Cull line of tlu.  heavier  Knainel ^ooos, as wel.l as a  line assortment of (Jalvaui/ed ware, such as Tuks, I 'nils. <!v.\  tS  lii.f;.  !'!..-.   ov.'in i' ".   :i  .:u'*,   ;u'i  credit,   riecruini*    \tn    t.������    the    roirl v  owning Ihn produce.      Where   cmlc  (M p.m. rrumpt  M       IIU..     lOtil    ������ -  -  .������,.__        i.O  uol<l  aud   tlu*   \.n.c>Cit-Ahi  rr.|,uriHt|   lo |  tin- ovv,,.t.        All   !(m>   Immu.I  hi.M   lu    ||j(f     flHUHH     i||  ���������'.������      / ,t      0 . V _. .������ T ������ * !*.������������������������  ���������   ���������-���������'       ' ** *        '������������������ *- ���������������* "l *   mi\< .���������hall''n;������;e ."omjiarison 'noih as in <|iia!ily and   |������rie.(^ and  should  .,..:  !..   >,\. \\,,.,\xy.[ il' you r"onli*n.|?!::.te piuvha-in;.; anyf !n":i-' oTihr r<.r\.  in"-'* j^������t������  II  rM%$m.    i^^m \~r~~ icr.., wz:^ w*^ *ir?:j~  HZ  *s*w  ~������Wmm������**mm-mi^^  0m~m*mMm0mmtmm-  W'W|'m*-t'������j*'t*^  t ������.������'t'v;-'-M^,������f.(*ft(H*v!^l^Y.:. .-���������' 3HBH_-_|  HS  Zl---WMxA  555  B9___________S__________-  ______SB________B_R  ���������_____-_______*  KBBjfflBBBB  ���������_________-_-S  -HUBS*.  H  -_-*__-_____-_fll  w-W-wa  mmmrnmH^mmmmMj  IfH^fcll'WWTir-'iTP^ff's^^'^^!,  mxmummraimi^i     i,  THB--GBBSTOH  BEYIEW  )'s  /'������������������'.  ���������;v-#i  Mr. and Mrs. R. Dennes arrived  back after spending an, enjoyable time  of two *a*?eeks with Dick's i.iolor boat  up Kootenay Lake, camping and fishing being their ideal way of spending  ji quiet holiday, besides visiting a  friends en route.  _*_*._  Geo. Cam arrived back from the  .smoky city of Cranbrook and journeyed next day to Nelson for ths remainder of his vacation.  Mrs. Hopwood and family of Creston are staying with her sister, -.Mrs..  Grundy, at the C.P.R. boarding house.  Tom Crawford of Creston made a  flying visit here on Sunday last in his  Ford ear and. along with others, wonders why the Government rojid stops  so abruptly on the hill instead of running right into town. All such visitors are agreed that such a state of  a^irs;takes, ther pleasus?������. out, of*,an  otherwise enjoyable trip from Creston.  T. Rogers-wa*-. eddying the air and  hustle of city life at, Crestoa between  trains op Wednesday,; -��������� - V    _- ';:(l:  Impro^e*_ne_its'ai*tv'-being made on  the hoi*j5e;&pd.-ball4*ngJ...qf.lf. -Ch.ei-bo's   ���������.   ..'���������*_���������-.--_-_���������_*-<������������������-__.     _jg  s.   .������._  -.-.mJIl  Or/ltlVM.  cast Vi   1ICI-. .   -���������-  gOOd  ROBT, LANIQNT.  NOTARY RUBUG  INSURANCE   ���������    REAL. ESTATE  DEALER IN CO At.  CRESTON   - v-   B.C.  s  re any  V  *  Tony Pasci__.__b"*?is "'doing a  trade these days shipping, trait and  vegetables in fairly large-quantities to  hisf.naa'(iy customers along the Crow  and prairie,towns.Y       *.,-. .--  The private car Assiniboine stopped  here,. Saturday; ,t-n route, for Kettle  Valley-.and- coast points.., In itvAyer*?  two C.P.R. directors,."and tfte_i<- brief  stay caused some little commotion  amongst C.P.R. citizens.  - Jas_: Tiyb, an���������" 6ld-ti__ie prospector,  was in town a few days looking over  his properties and taking back samples of ore which appear to be rich in  He has  The monthly payroll at the smelteif  at Trail now runs close to $130,000.  Penticton citizens will pay tases to  a total of $67,500 this year���������$10,000  more than in 1017. j.  ided up amongst the  ies  patriotic   societ-  Beiirs arc reported un usually  _. j.  pie-utr-  iful in the country around Grand  Forkgjthis season.  ���������*- 90?new pupils were on hand for enrollment at Vernon schools on opening dj8*y>..this month.  Building permits at  Trail  for  July  and  August    totalled f $3105:   There  j were eleven,of them.���������,       -���������_  Kaslo again feels confident that the  wagon road between that town and  Ainswoi-th will be constructed this  fall.  Trail is having a tony opening to its  fruit fair this   week,   Hon.   Dr. Mac-  -Lean, minister of education,  touching  ' the button.  Rossland hospital was a little shy of  funds to buy fuel with this month and  the cit*** council came across with a  grant of $100.  In the recent rustle   for   funds   the  ;Navy League the citizens of  Wycliffe  gave more than   any   other   town   in  East Kootenay. _  The high school at Trail  starts   the  school vear with 41 scholars.  B_-r.-An ni finnlaA-atinn -Fas- D������_$rf  nuiiifC ui ngjpi-uaiiuii iub asuau  Hsgni of way  fi-il-v-**-,.  xrx.j xr. i  view.  ���������mrX-.0������-\L->.1ieL%mwi- 1ITO  m-fx. <k-rk_-L_>v_-V/������_rx v \__  Ains is ine nrsr- question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. But why  worry?  Shamrock Brand  Hams and Bacon  Finest  Quality  Cook&d Mast-'  Lunch Meat  ia,  The shooting season opened out-  very quiet from all reports, but indications are that many gaod bags will  be taken before it,closes.    .      ,_..       ...,.  Said the sage of Sirdar  To the.man from afar :  "How'd  you  do,  old friend !  .       she go?"  Said the friend from afar  To the sage of Sirdar,  How's  'There are 2150 books in the Nelson  public library, and a little oyer 200 of  them read each month.  Kaslo is "ettln0- read*-* ������qt a sale of  city.lands in arrears for taxes, to be  held s-bput October 10th.  **-T.iirf_* fri>f������-Ti  ne  4���������.^4���������..X:    ...x i %x rx.  pal j--, aa x ,_. ,%������>-_.__.  are always to be had  here. In meats nothing  quite equals 'Shamrock'  products.  Ka-slo citizens are such keen and expert anglers that the P. Burns Co.  found it a losing proposition to bring  in the cheap war fish from  the. coast.  A. K. Pitfaway Gf Castlegar claims  that one his hives of bees this year  produced him 342 pounds of honey.  The sweet stuff is wholesaling at 35  cents a pound this year... ..  The Trail smelter still continues to  earn sufficient to pay a 10 per cent,  dividend annually. To date total dividends to shareholders are in the  neighborhood of $2,000,000. .   . .   -  Another raise-of 80 cents   a   ton   in  _*"������%w������.*y1 t_w _n_a     _r_,"_U. 0% m,tr*r%������rt    ���������, jl*** at __> *������ ��������� ���������������_r-4- \m,0\lr\tr\ ���������*��������� *r*l _  OXXJIC*JLI_i>-LJ-g, -si*-*-. &x5x~*\ "~M-m-~       JtlOil        VfV_V-.lt        **.������._[������  pounced at the 3*rail smelter.  Trait school Open'ed with attendance  of-526 pupils. The total will reach  ���������800-by the end of the month.  Half the ore treated at present ~'1_.  from mines owned and operated by  the.Trail smelter company itself.  The DoiikhcSbor colony   near   Ross  land is marketing some of the best beef  cattie ever shipped from that point.  At Kaslo the local food - conservation boai'd has put. a stop to the sale of  bread less than twelve hours baked.  Cranbrook 'Lodge Knights of Pythias has lost three members, who have  been killed in the overseas lighting.   ���������  Kootenay ^V\ omen's Institutes will-  meet in annual convention at Kasio  this year, about the middie of October.  One of   the   roaster   units   at   the i  Trail smelter  was   destroyed   by   fire  e  last week, with a loss of about $50,000. | j  Thessixday Chautauqua atCanbroofc  last month netted $75 which was   div-  A.convention oi nunters ana nsner-  men is to be held in Nelson on the26th  to discuss snore kiics setter ganie auu  its preservation.  Cranbrook boasts five clergymen  among its Protestant population, and  they have organized ji ministerial association, vvith the Presbyterian parson as ^resident-.  Every known species of patriotic organization now florishes at Cranbrook.  The brand newest is ji Soldiers' Comforts Club, that got under way wifeh a  $200 dance last week.  The united church at Fernie starts  off with a debt of $14,000. However,  the former Methodist church building  is rented to   such   advantage   that   it  SYNOPSIS  OF  imu ACT AMENDE EMI  Pre-emption now confinec. to surveyed  lands only. a  Records will be granted-covering only  land suitable for agricultural mirooses  *vnd which is non-timber land. "  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions, with  joint residence, but each making necessary improvements on respective claims.  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  ftva*. years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing  and cultivation of at least 6 acres; before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than a years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because  of ill-health or other cauBO, be granted  intermediate certificate of improvement  and transfer his cla'.vn.  Records without permanent resldenco  may So issued i__'cv5._"_-- applicant malcoH  improvements to extent of $800 per annum and records same each yoar. Failure* to make improvements or record  Bam������ will operate ns forfeiture. Title  cannot bo obtained.on theae ulairnt. in  lesa than B years, with Improvement.-, of  ���������J10 per acre, Including 6 acres cleared  and cultivated, and residence of nt  least 2 years.  Pre-emptor holding Crown Grant may  record  another pre-emption,  if ho  re-  ?iuires land in conjunction with his  arm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made and  residence maintained on Crown granted  land.  Unsurvoyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may bo leased as homesites;  tltlo to bo obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  Fo** grazing and industrial purposes,  itr-ju-. cxcccdlin..; C-10 ;u__ _*._i may bo lca_>ea  by one person or company.  PRE-EMPTORS' FREE GRANTS ACT.  Tho scope of this Act In enlarged to  include all poi-Hoim Joining nnd Horvlng  with Ills Mtijo-ity'ii Forces. Tho time  within which the helm or devisee.! of a  deceased pro-omptor may apply for  title under UiIh Act Is extended from  ono year from tlie death of such person,  uh fornvurly, until one year after tho  conclusion of tho preeont war. This  privilege In also  made retroactive.  TOWtMSITK PROPERTV ALLOTMENT  ACT.  Provision Is made for tho grant to  pcr-umn holdl.ii*: uncompleted Atfi-ce-  lnenlH to Purchase from the Crown of  Hiich proportion of tho Iruul, If dlvitilhlf*,  un the payment., already made will  <vovi*r hi proportion to tlie r.'Uo prlco of  tho whole parcel. Two or mora persons  holriintf- MiK-li Af.ret-inonUi may t,roup  their lnt.>reiitH and apply f'������r a propor-  tloiuili- iillotmont Jointly. If it is not  con.'ildorcd advlMiiblo to divide the hind  covoroil bv an ni.pllcutlnn for ii propor-  U.'ii.tu; auoi meal, uu .uKiuu.-m. <u i.imi  of otiunl value iiehicted from uvitllaliltt  Crown Imiilri In tin* li.cullty niiiv Im  nuult*.    'I'Ik'iio aliotmciitti are t-onditional  ii|i..ii {infill ni in' nil iii-.<���������.���������) <itif iii.*  '.Vown or to i������.iy ouinlclfvtilltv. Tin*  llKl'l"    of    p.-r-ioi.ti   to   whivin   tho   pur-  .*hu:'.-"r   from   tlu1  Crown   h:t:i  ii|*r<'i*d   to  fltall |M*I> iiIho pi <>l.���������.*<.-.I Tin" iIi*.*ImI(iyi of  the Mliil:it<T of 1,:ind*i III fi )'pi-<-t to tin*  ���������iiljiiiit ipiiiit of ;i prnpiirtiotuitc alUiinu'iu  Im flir.U. The lliil" .or .*.*������_- ft liir. 'ippll.-'i-  tloll for tllliUl Ml-Otlll.-llt'l Is llOlKl'll to  tin* lul ilnv or M:iV. I'.ll'.l. Aliv iiniill.'ii-  .i ...   ......i,.   ..������...-   .i.i..   .i...     ...in    .,,,i    I,,.  iiiiiiiliti'i'iiil. 'I'll.- i.- -illoliiiiiiti. upply to  (i.wil   lul::   :itu!   Ihii������I*i   of   *l,i->  Cniivii   :m>1iI  ..i  ...;:.;:.   ..... i......  I'.u     lllitll til.al l.l.l   aa_.ial_.     In   -l.y    I'aai.ln-  iliil  (..iv^riiin.mt   A_-.������.'--tt  or  ������o  rx     a*.      a. I y\il".a.  Deputy Mlnl'iler o. iL_aiidnI,  ..~.A sUx  <a,aa^a   7J..X     _  about $1650  produce  af .al  ,a,      a . .ilu.  ye;  Notice is hereby given that Western  Beiie Mining Company has iiied with  the  Honorable Minister of Lands at  his office in "Victoria, B.C., its application for ths _?rant of an easement* to  construct a road, not to exceed 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 the confluence  of Boundary and Blue Joe Creeks and  terminating at a point near the centre  of the north shore of Bonsdas**9' it-iks,  \\Test     2~__ootenHV    2-Einin0*     District^  British Columbia;    the pourse of said  proposed i-igut ox way is on i_ue no?*������i  side of Boundary Creek,  paralelling  the north bank of  Boundary Creek  and generally follows,  paralclls   and  intersects the existing British Columbia trail oyer said course.    Said proposed   right   of   way   is   blazed   and  marked on the ground, and all persons  interested, or having or claiming any  right, : title or interest in or to the  land, water or timber, tc be affected  by the grant of said easement, or-the  construction of said  road, are hereby  notified to make known to the Honorable Minister of Lauds any and all of .  their    objections      thereto,    if     any  they have, on  or before one month  from and after the date of the first  publication  of this notice, to wit, on  or before one month from  and after  the 23rd day of Angust, 1918. or be  forever barred.  "WESTERN BELLE MINING  I COMPANY.  I*  Tiie Concert Par Excellence  fiflaftrftAn-B-i-A    B-SnSS  rotn .irt-.&.it; nai\  Gresfon9FR8DAYEvgB  ��������� VMIUMB  ^Cellist  (:ii\i   I iBmhor   ilnrniianu  LIMITED  ���������____-���������-������  SBSSSS-S  ���������**g**M jp      H _!  iiiOiiisfsr** LivuB  "Mr. Hamhonrg if. one of the greatest living  masters of his instrument."���������New York Post.  abei Manley-Pickard  Soprano  l^frR. Manlnj'-Piokar.l Iiiir a beautiful soprano  voice, well plucud and highly oultivatod, and Hlie  HingR olmrmingly."���������"Dayton Journal.  a q siq  iiiianisQH  Sleighs and Cutters.      Team Sleighs  Single and Double Harness and Supplies  Several  Sets   of Second-Hand   Harness  Coal and Wood For Sale.  ##������  &��������� fw^^&iREJ&YlHl  !Pff9tTf~fBG &&  Sirdar Ave.  ���������ysmemt���������9in  m *__'*__ F ���������     ������Tr"| _T*_i *_r**'_k JTWIT'ISTS X  Btsttei* Wrappers at  ihe !<!._Vlfc.W  Pianiste  "An exceptionally talon ted pianifito, with mw;li  urtiHtio taete and Hcintillating technique,"���������  Winnipeg Saturday Void,.  THE k~4/\\^/\uu  x   *r   T"-*s  a.   I*.  Tit r  Under the direction of Wallace (Irahan.  I^������������_li *_���������> rl r\y>       "l\/f <i v-*!  -  -- _.���������-* . . .'i^     ... _. ������ k' k * ,  Reserve Seats, $1  Seatf. now on v-ale.  t-lipi^M>ijia������6"*iie^  OF CC^4MERCE  C.V.O.. LL.D.. D.C.L.. Prc:i.!.:nl tt   Jj?J l"*- V* ^ JOMwS. Ar/t OiVI. tVvi.v-r  CAniT*"  n-Atr. lln,   -T'tr  AA1 r\r\i\ ^~V  .  .������   a   I  .   . L_   .     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A thorough master of his craft, he is at case in it'll  contingencies, in the most critical  conjunctures. Witness the coolness  and deliberation with which he sat  down, while the Huns were hammering at his gates, and planned and  executed a counter-offensive that has  knocked the bochc oft' his feet and  wrested from thc foe thc initiative,  probablj* never to be lost again.  Foch is academic. His military genius was nurtured in thc College de  Guerre nforc than on the field of battle or manoeuvre. His mind was so  trained through so many years of  stud}-, says Major Kequin of thc  French general staff in The World's-  Work, that no war situation could  disturb him. In thc most difficult  ones he quickly pointed out thc goal  to be reached and the means to cm-  ploy, and each one of the French general staff felt that it must be right.  For it was during the great  events of August and September,  1914, that Marshal Joffrc realized  what a valuable second Foeli was to  be to him. In the month of August,  1914, he commanded the 20th corps  in Lorraine. He displayed such qualifications that three months later he  was given thc command of an army.  It was at the moment when Joffrc  was preparing his manoeuvre of thc  Alamo, Did foffrc alrcadv have a  presentiment of the events which  were   to   take  place  in.  thc  centre   of  ihe       F-'Snc'1     .'nee      wlic..    lio    nut    in  not so much new forces, as a new  force, the great chief that he had  foreseen in  Foch?  It is  essential  to    state    thc     part  which   Foch   played  before  and   during   this   battle.  As  usual  his  arrival  upon    this    new front on October 4  marked     the     return   of     confidence.  There could then be no looking back,  doubting oneself,  or  doubting    one's  troops.    We  examined  with   him  the  whole   battle     front  in   the   morning  of October 4,    and I  still recall that  brief command which he  dictated in  ihe VRuc  d'Aubigny near Arras,  to  a  staff officer.  "Jt is absolutely forbidden to  abandon a position, no matter what  the situation may be, before being  ejected by a regular attack of the  enemy."  And signing this order himself on  Un* nffircr'< note book, in the presence of thc commander of thc army,  Foch made a gesture which, for  tho*--* that knew him well, meant  that such an order would not be  repeated.  Thc morning of October 4 had  -.uftteed him to instill into everyone,  great and small, his confidence and  energy.  The 10th French army was, by  successive reinforcements, going to  form   north   of   Arras.  The   British   army   would   lake,     as  ;.t<=  direction   the  north  of  I.illic,  .1 : .~���������,.....   ��������� i.-.i-   ���������!.,,   f-,.i  LI..."- I l.XJ ....    .IX .it.-I -ll(- i.li.  followed     by  4 tli     German  Ypres November 1. Hc had numerical superiority, material superiority  and that superiority which is given  by the organization of one homogeneous army. Foch's army comprised  French, British, Belgians, cavalrymen oh foot without bayonets. old  territorials and sailors little accustomed to fight on land.  But, with aii these odds and ends,  Foch, by a prodigy of energy, had  made one single army, giving them  one single spirit. Thc kaiser's will,  supported by fifteen German army  corps carefully trained, failed before  the superior will of Foch, chief of a  coaiized army, organized during the  battle. For the second time after t.n*.  Marn., thc allies were saved.  Should '���������. Be    Fearless    Criticism    of  Graft, of Favoritism, and of  Privilege  Sir Auckland Geddes. minister of  national service in the British government, in a speech in Manchester,  used some very plain language about  the objects in the exemption machinery provided by the British system.  He said:  "The army was not getting the  men it ought to get, because people  said the procedure was not perfect.  It was not perfect because it was  human. One felt deeply for the. men  who were being taken, but the armies  in the field had to be maintained,  and the whole destiny of this country depended upon thc reserves that  we could place behind the armies for  thc  months  vet  to  come.  "There -were many men being protected in this country, many being  exempted, whose, removal from civil  1"  T  te  e  REALITY OF THE POWER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE  Lloyd George Tells the Pominion Premiers Something About the  Work Accomplished By the Empire In Its Fight Against  The rowers of* Autocracy  Maxim Gorky  On the Bolsheviki  In this war the British empire hat-  disappointed    its     foes,   disappointed  them  sadly,  bitterly,   angrily.   Let us  be   quite   candid:   the   British   empire  Regard  the  People as  Material   for [ has surprised its friends.  Social  Experiments j     In  the  early days  of  the  war the  7,     ���������      .-.    ,      .     ,      r , ��������� .-    .British fleet cleansed the seas of the  Maxim  Gorky is  far from  satisheu  craft of th(. foe> and when a new and  more   terrible   danger   assailed   its,   a  '1       ttlo.t       fl"...*-!    a,iwif*a-       lt-|-a  with   thc   present   Bolsheviki   regime  in Russia,  and hc has  recently  dealt  .' 1 f.r, .A 1 '._       ..At-.  x.-..KxxiJ        ������r\~.. .  Shot At By Comrades  Escaped Prisoners  Had  an Exciting  Time Reaching Their Own  Lines  How British soldiers, who were  captured in thc fighting near St.  Quenlin, afterwards escaped, is told  in a letter from Private A. McGow,  attached to thc Cameronians. McGow  who was at Moiis, and has been  four times wounded, writes: "Seventy-four of us were captured, and  we were marched to a siding. We  were made to strip and attire ourselves in old German clothes.  "When darkness came six of us  jumped into a number of transport  wagons that were going up the German lines with rations, and when  near Jussy we crept over thc old  iron bridge that had been blown up  bv our fellows and ������"ot 'last thc German outpost. W'e made our way to  wards thc British lines, and, being \  in German clothing, our men fired at  us.    I was hit on  the  wrist.  "When morning came our men  thought we were Germans and you  should have heard them swear. When  they L.ter discovered who we were  we were at once put into khaki uniform and sent to a hospital at Nov-  on."  protect their young healthy sous  were traitors, absolutely playing thc  game of the enemy.    (Cheers).  "Not only were our armies short  oi" men through their action, but  they were creating a feeling that  this was not an equal business, and  that some men had a pull, and privi-  British  that.  lege,  and  power.  He was afraid  this  was  what  some  of  the  tribunals     in  thc  country were  allowing    them  to  have. Only public opinion  could root  that  out.   No  regulation   and  no orders could do it.    They might change  their  personnel,  but  the   only     thing  that could eradicate that sort of evil  was   thc   determination  of  the      men  and women of the country that these  things should be done fairly.   Where  thcy had knowledge that these things  were not done fairly let  them  stand  up and say, 'This is not fair,' and by  putting their finger on the spot, show-  where   the   unfairness  was.   It     could  not be  done  by any government department,  but  by  criticism,  by      the  creation  of  a  public    opinion,   . they  could  make   it   impossible   for      such  things to happen.    The only way democracy could govern was that there  should be fearless criticism  of  graft,  of   favoritism,  and of  privilege"  as an  mere-  re, but  that ever  een   anything  quite like the British    empire,  and nothing in the least like what it  has accomplished during the last ������oUi-  ! years.   Britain had a    small army���������I  think    it    was about thc size  of the  Bulgarian    army.    (Laughter.)      The  Dominions had hardly an army at all.  Britain,  including  those    who    were  under arms when Avar was declared,  has raised���������thc United Kingdom has  raised���������nearly six millions    of    men  for sea and land. '  Thc Dominion?, with nothing like  the same population, the nearest of  them thousands of miles away from  the scene of conflict���������they do not  hear the guns- throbbing as you can  hear them from our shores ��������� have  raised a million. (Cheers.) These  men in thc United Kingdom and the  racy. For fifty years Russian youths  were destroyed in prisons, through  banishment and through work in  mines, and now wc have before us  the tragical  results  of  that policy.  "Wc have in Russia no men of  talent, no men even who have the  capacity to work. The autocracy exhausted the strength of thc country,  the -war destroyed physically thousands of thc young. Thc revolution,  which developed itself without enthusiasm, cannot train men of strong  minds; iv only continues the destruction of our youth. 1 know that  the crazy dogmatists are indifferent  about the future of our people. They  regard the people as material for  social experiments. I know that  they    are     inaccessible   to     thoughts  and  sentiments  that live  in  the.  soul . .   . _  .  of every true democrat���������and I am Dominions have been .raisea most.y  not speaking for them. But has thc since the war began. Thcy have been  whole democracy lost its senses? Are J raised, equipped trained and sent m-  therc really no longer men who, tm- |lo, tne oaU_e_ie._i, a., under fire, and  der the fee!in������- of horror at these in-  what manner of men they have been!  China Unconquerable  If London Were Paris  or  Would   Drive   Out  the   Invaders  They Would Drive One  Another Off  .1    Tt -ivas a Chinese official at Pekinc  cidents, will remove these crazy  tarians  from  their  midst?"  i.  r> -*, ,:-  jr. ti-.'  do  '.-���������; -  In"   }<���������)���������  'Ih.-  Many Persons Appear to    Be    Still  Unaware That There Is a  War Going  On  If millions of Germans provided  with every means of scientific brutality, were holding our coal fields,  iron mines    and  chief cotton  towns,  ** i a       a.-        r.-i r        ...  ������S    WC11    -l->     HUll-ll ���������_���������__*���������>     \JL    JllilcS     xjl    yj'xix  railways, were firing on London with  long-range guns and were only forty-  six miles from thc Strand and Piccadilly,   many  persons   in   this   country  who appear to be still unaware that  there is a war going on might at last  realize  the  facts.        If  hundreds      of  thousands   of   refugees  were  pouring  into London from the invaded   home  countries; if there were aerial    bombardments nearly every night instead  of only occasionally; if the Germans,  already nearer to London    than     is  Brighton,  were  drawing closer     and  closer still���������the. men of military    age  who are hiding in government offices,  on thc   farms  and  elsewhere    would,  wc think, be at once thrown into thc  army by the  force of public opinion.  As thc  Germans advanced on    London   wc   do   not  imagine   that    there  would be many left of the thousands  of lusty  young  farmers und farmers'  sons  who, up  to  the  present,     have  been allowed to skulk while tlie husi-  tl.e  a lb i-*-, ncsses of men of forty-five are being  .fi>nYv<   comprised   destroyed  by  their    being    called  to  I.'-.   -ot,"h*' ;<���������(!  parallel   arms.       If    F.ngland    were     France���������  oilier,  'flu: one.   ..ith a base J i.'|*;ui,;0>    with a huge, wound    in   her  artillery    afforded  Ly     the   si<i<;  that  has been  bleeding  for four  troop',     coming   from     Ant    yours���������the.    Corpus   Christi   day   and  ul'l   ��������� rti.-.b   what   remained  of   ,,')���������,.!���������     follies     of     our     government  i'Iiiv   ati.l   would   occupy i VTmld     meet     with  something     more  in-  ..tin r.  constantly   ���������*������������������'-   than   a   murmur  of   disapproval   from  ..������������������iii-.,   ..otild I (||j. public.      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I...:\\..           i'* ������������������������������������        "    ��������� ;���������    ���������    ��������� ���������     j* ..���������> i   imt.ij.p'd.        I In-   main   .uguiiifiit      for  ^.itliering   th'-      .villi   lul i i*' .   freely   is  lln        Ynii..)'.'       Ol      Yitlii    in    l.iuope.  I J  II itlt/     III-     Willi' i      of     I''>1..   10,  inn   I    l.f-    u-.cf'  ;i|-,i|    til'     lin.!,l     fta vm ������'i|    j.on    ������n  wo iid   c*   11 >..l   i* .ii'n ii   is   11 i.i 111"   o  who first gave me the sense that  China is unconquerable and conquering.  I had gone to this official to ask  certain questions concerning political affairs. He had listened quietly  and answered with seeming frankness. He had no illusions concerning the  present situation.  "If the worst comes to thc worst,"  he concluded, "we shall invite Japan  to  conquer us."  1 stared. "Invite Japan? That  would be the end of China."  Hc smiled indulgently. "You people of the west are so impatient, so  ���������may I say?���������immediate. There can  be no end of China.  "What  can   the  conqueror,  as    we  call him,  do?    He  can  make   money  out of    us    and for  us,  and   he  can  rule  us���������for  a   time;   but   hc   cannot  absorb us  and  we   can  and   will  absorb him.    1 would give the Japanese  just fifty ycars of control; then they  would go thc way of  thc Maiichus."  In the end it would be tbc    same,  thc little island   folk  would  succumb  to thc continental  people.    And   thc  same if  Jui rope w  China.      Jealousies  pules,   wars betwee  tions���������and  in  the  quiet   fullness      oi  time   China,   educated     and      drilled,  would  come  into    her    own     again.  Either she would drive out tlu* invaders or they would drive one another  off,  as  Japan   drove,  out  l.ussia     and  Germany.  "No," he declared, "China may ho.  overrun, but in the end will be tri-  uii'p-!..!.!'. Wo '"''' uo doubt the  weakest and most unpolitical of nations, but we arc unconquerable."  A century hence China at home  and China beyond the. sen may not  improbably consist of a capable, energetic, intelligent and highly trained population of five or eight or  ever. Irn hundred*-, of millions. With  wealth, internal cohesion and a grip  on modern economic aud political  niMhods, how can such a nation remain in piTiiianonl subjection? What  can happen to its conquerors, if conquerors there be, other than to bo  quietly swallowed up i'i this ine:i:.ur<-  Beigium Not a Pawn  Kertling's  Views  in.    the   Reichstag  Denounced as "'Scandalous.  and Unacceptable"  Count von Hertling's reference to  Belgium as a "pawn" to be used in  thc peace negotiations has outraged  French opinion.. An official despatch  from Paris says:  "The French newspapers point out.  how scandalous and unacceptable arc  the declarations of Chancellor von  Hcrtling on the subject of Belgium.  Germany has committed one of the  most atrocious crimes in history  against that country. Failing in an  oath solemnly taken, she threw herself upon a small and loyal people.  No pc-..?'? cin ever reign as long as  this crime has not been atoned for  in a complete and unmistakable manner.  "Count von Hcrtling dares to declare that Belgium, this victim of inexcusable aggression, is a pawn in  the hands of Germany. The. Matin  judges his language in these terms:  " ���������Bctliiiiann-Hollwcg, when in  August, 1914, he acknowledged the  wrong done to Belgium, stated: '"Wc  shall make good our wrongs without making this reparation depend on  any conditions." That was because  lie thought Germany was bound to  win in a few weeks, and hc did not  suspect that the allies would one day  have such powerful trumps in then-  hands  against  her.     Wc  are  obliged  people.    An.    tne point out that Hertling's language  ere  ever  to  divide .    '           t lo Belgium shows,     if    it  if    boundary      , is- )OSSn,le, a lowering,    from   > a  ���������" .t'lT,,    *ty       ', moral  point  of. view,  compared  with  that of Bethmann-Hollwcg. To make  the fruits of a forfeit an object of  merchandise is a stroke of ignominious policy. Nevertheless, seen from  another point of view, these declarations mark Germany's first step of  recognition, not of the right of poo-'  pic, but of thc force of their adversaries."'  Must Not Burn Straw  less   vdlow      sea ?���������- - W  Harper'-,  Magazine  1*.  Wove  in  , i  A I .. I .  I."     III  School Population of Albcitu  A I'-iin ni '.ihout -.,01)0 in Ihe school  population ot Albciia will he. sliown  hv tin- iig'in-s for the year 1917,  whir.i are now b������:in*., >'olii">i������ed hy the  dopartiiieiil of education. Last year's  ropoit nave a total enrolment in the  public and IiikIi *���������' boohs of the pro  ml'.    ..I    m.' i'i,      ..un    ���������!���������,,.   ,,,r   |<)|,,   ���������f <,()s2M, .11.d  it   is .'..-  .������������������.lenMVeiy    ior    inulci   , ,���������.,.,,,,*    tl,;.������    ,|���������.    ���������,.w    (ol;ii       vvj||       |IC  ioiiirlhiiig  nvri   I'.H.bl.O.    ilu   inn can.  over   thr   proiiiluig   yea  ' . . ���������    r        .  III-. l.i.fii       i,i..11     .>������.........  .  of th.*  df-partmnit  are  even  disponed  ll> I.Mliv     O.a     al     ....     _ ."���������...'..',!'.,. .-."-  In    i -li\ii'< h\ ant       I'lnlip   tinny.    Vv;,r tinn*   condition*.  New Order in Council Aims    *������ Conserve   Feed   for  Livestock  In  view  of  the very  serious   situation developing in Alberta and    Saskatchewan   su   far  a.-;   feed     for   livestock  is   concerned,  particularly     for ,  .        would  shrivel  next  winter, an   order in  council  lias   lh'u  *M,ltl shmc'  -H'.w   pa:;;',cd   prohibiting   tlv   burning!  of all  straw  stacks  remaining     oyer  from   last   your   in   the   three   prairie  provinces.  'this action is  taken under  the. war  ���������.!'.<".',*'.'.1V','!'    ?.'-'..  Big Prices Received for Wool  The returns for the first shipments  of wool  made bv thc members of the  bOUtIL  I II j'VlllCk... UllUl a 1 . a.H\   -��������� I .'.'  Asm I. -iatia.r.   have   just   been   received.  avail.!   |  is   regarded  . vii:,.;.. i.���������  il  I,..r  ������������������'t->'  Ar-r  (Cheers.) Vjermany expected to  raw levies, brave enough, but easily  swept and scattered away by the  highly trained and highly disciplined  legionaries of their land. Instead of  that they have encountered men who  have defeated their proudest warriors in a hundred fights, and arc  now, and have for three months���������it  was three months yesterday���������baffled  the carefully prepared plans of Prus-  -sia's greatest generals, and have  hurled back thc gigantic assault of  her most seasoned warriors. It is a  great achievement.  Indi-?.! Germany thought that India w-as seething with discontent,  and that -when the hour of trouble  came for the British empire India  would absorb and not add to our  strength. India has raised voluntarily, every man a volunteer, nearly a  million of men, including the small  force which was there before the  war. They arc about to raise another half-million. They have been  guarding the approaches to the eastern empire. Thcy are guarding  those approaches today, and they  will continue to guard them to the  end. /  This war has taught us many lessons, but no lesson more striking  Ulan the lesson of thc reality of the  power of thc British empire. What  would have happened to the world  had the might of thc British empire  not been maintained and had it not  boon thrown into this conflict? With  the collapse of Russia, and America  not in, last year, and with Germany  commanding the seas, international  right would have been trampled on,  military despotism .would have triumphed throughout thc world.  The kaiser has proclaimed to thc  world that God gave Jlindcnbjirg  and I-iidciuloru to him and to Ger-  many. I wonder who gave thc British empire to his enemies. Hc could  easily find out if he would only ask  some learned divine to tcl*. him who  planted in thc heart of man wrath  against injustice, abhorrence of inhumanity, and thc love of freedom.  (Cheers.)  It is these divine passions that  have raised the British empire from  north to south, from the. far east to  lhc far west, in one brotherhood of  arms, against the deeds and desires  of Prussian despotism. The reality  and. strength of the bonds that unite  thc. British empire, have been undcr-  cstiiuatod by everybody. The Germans   thought  they   weir.  p.q>i.r     lies  ind scorch into  black dust, at the first flash of the  lire  ol   war.     Thcy   n _:_'.:  ������������iiat_al_cii.  In life thc most real and enduring  tics  arc  the invisible  one.-,.    Here,  it-  is true, you have thc tics of language,  you have the tics of race and blood  aril tin: coiiiiiion u.i^iu, be.I  tlu   r.'.o:'t  potent tics of all were the bonds of  common  aims,    common    sympathies  and  common ideas. They  have  stood  11n-  strain, thev  have  drawn us  closer   together,  and  it  ought   lo   lie.   tin.  purpose  of    all       r,t.*.tc.ur.a'.i::!*.i;*       <^  strengthen   these   homls,     to     .tcieiui  tlicin, and to  protect  them     against  severance.    All   that is  bcsl   in     the  world is safer today for tin: isir.leneo.  of   ili������*     l.ritii'.b     empire,   (('hceis..   ���������-  l.loyd George, June _._., ut  the dinne-  iii   honor oi   thc   Dominion   *_**������. itiicr:;.  The pm-'.s ve_.li:.e<! a  last year's and make sheep raising  one of thc most remunerative  braitche:, of fanning in Western Canada. One shipper received an average. pi-Ci: ol t'tl-j cent:. .. pound on  four cam of wool, containing about  100,000   i.oiuid;-,   that   were   :;old,    :.u-  ,v.l,..r     r-,..<-i\  i-il      ;,),     -.vi'l'liui'     lllici* III   t  y\l/j  cents on a car of  wool. As high I     Just   over   __,0U0     aged      I .oiuioii.i m  ...   'A>)'':   i. nt-   a   pound   \va--   obtained t ..n.dii.cd   for   their   old   y^e   ���������ji.'iisim''*'  i'ui   fin*--   no��������� ditiiii   aia-jd..   wuui. la-i   ������������������u.ii'i-rr.  j**^_-&-JEa_-3_-3-*_*'-.-''-r^  ME-SSSISSSSSS^  ���������.������������������������.f,e*a|aa������^^WtfJ^Wn ^^t/ftW!^*!**  MMUW^^  ,immUili--xm. m'-im^-m-t.. J)  W-r-mtt^T^irW^  ������g*^^  -8i������miM������ii^:i������*������iM..fe^  .��������� "iifu-rnMMiMiwfM!^^ "*"*"'  .:.&  _|f>jl^^|l-^l-~q3^y'^iyi-iyi^  S-^S-^_i^SSV*^f5i Yt>m8-tfr  amsmmsm^msmmmmmmy  ^mmmmvk ... _     ���������o-4������������Mrt������Urt'1������l_j^������i.*!^v|^  ���������*lMw,M'~t*m)mm l*'*i>*j-iqiHJ6Bw  i'VrV^^^^i^,^^^^^^*^^^^  ju&yiJffiW,*'  CBESTa^   n-  ������L  Very Gratifying:  The  Tactless Vicar    and    the   New  Cemetery  __i /���������i_-li-AecIi.r������*     caiVia rnilil������i-������ c *"* 11 _"./-������.  -     ll|.l>.H    l_-f JDl^ _^1_/_.������IV_. ���������������   \ ������   t_^ ������ ������ V- W   \������������* a^.-w _a  hoys- recently on thc subject of  "Tact/' the Archdeacon of London  remarked that even thc church can-  , not invariably be depended upon to  ! say the appropriate word. For in-  ��������� stance, he continued, there was once  .a certain vicar who had long been  i eager to sec an extension of the par-  Is Your Tongue Furred?  Have You Headache?  ���������ai:���������  __V  At  length   his  ���������CLEANS-DISINFECTS���������USED FOR  SOFTENING WATER���������FOR MAKING  HARD AND.SOFT SOAP-���������-,F_ULL  DIRECTIONS WITH EACH CAN.  A   T\-a*--.._r_-������i������a���������_"������*������ ������T-iT������or  JL __.    0-r 7xr xxxtj 7r0. 7T0 ~.7r ��������� 0.^.0 070^.  ���������77        1 t- .  jruihis His Difficult Role Simply and j  Conscientiously /  Under thc heading "George V.,  Democrat King," Mms. Andrcc Viol- ,  lis, London correspondent of the  Petit t'arisicn, describes with a  mingling of astonishment and admiration the effects produced upon  her mind by the sight of King  George in thc midst of his people on  the occasion of an Investiture at  Buckingham  Palace.  There is no difficulty about getting  in (she writes). It is unnecessary to  use any influence or provide oneself  with a letter of introduction or even  a ticket of admission. The king of  England is to be seen by everybody.  I note the simplicity of his costume.  There is nothing outwardly to distinguish him from all thc others. While  "God Save thc King" is being played  hc stands at the salute, holding himself quite straight, his grave, frank  countenance full. at once of dignity  and kindliness. I look ail around mc.  There is 110 hysterical enthusiasm.  none of that open-mouthed wonder  which doubtless is accorded to every  step, every histronic gesture of the  imperial kaiser. But in all eyes may  be scon- the kind of trust aud esteem  and affectionate, pleasure with which  one looks upon a kinsman or a friend  of whom one is proud.  We have here a truly democratic  sovereign, one who, instead of imposing his will upon thc people, feels  that he incarnates their sentiments  and wishes, who associates himself  with their "labors, and shares their  anxieties and ordeals, who fulfils his  difficult role simply and conscientiously.  When the American Labor representatives said that "with him they  had no impression of being in thc  presence of a    king,    they    bestowed  Ttl F*   \\\cr\. -**>c f   ���������n****>io������**    ���������*-_ +\    /-_*���������������*-������    ���������^���������Ji_-_    1c    OlliV  and  who   is   quite  content  to  be   thc  first gentleman of his kingdom.  i ish   burying   ground.  t wish was gratified.  Soon after the opening he felt 'called upon to speak a few words of  condolence to a widower who was  setting out  tributes  of flowers.  "Good afternoon, my dear sir,"  said the vicar, approaching breezily,  "good afternoon." tie gazed around  in a contented way. "Our new cemetery," he went on, "seems to be fining   up   nicely."���������The  Argonaut.  THE STORY OF THE STAIRS  How few feel well this time of the  year"'- Thc whole system needs  liousecleunmg; the blood is impure;  it needs enriching. Nothing will do  the work more effectively than Dr.  Hamilton's Pills. Take them at night  and you feel better next morning.  They work wonders in the body  while you sleep. Being composed of  pure vegetable extracts and juices,  Dr. Hamilton's Pills are safe for the  young and old alike. Try this wonderful family medicine today, it will  do for you a wrorld of good. Whether for biliousness, headache, lack of  appetite  or  constipation,  Dr.  Hamil-  *���������.,>,.   -d:h_   ���������_ii    ���������:_*���������..-._   ���������.,_,.    oCr.   .-.������-.���������  .vii  ._     jl ..._      vv XJJ,     a_ji_Lav___ajr      a_a.-\-,    _-_/_.    x' **"*  box. at all  dealers.  Submarine Warfare  \  S4.7-07.X. grmU-t-    ���������Vrrxl.T-      TV      **_, fx   T*_T  Udlgni   x~ixx\    IO   Xit-6 il  __-a������_M  l-.very time you go tip stairs you  can test your state of health���������the  condition  of  your blood.  Do  you    arrive   at  thc  top   of  the  stairs     breathless      and      distressed?  Docs    your heart palpitate violently?  Do    you    have    a pain in your side?  Perhaps .you even have to stop half  way up, with limbs     trembling     and  head dizzy, too exhausted to go further without resting.    These are  unfailing signs of anaemia.   As soon as  your blood becomes impoverished or  impure thc stair-case becomes an instrument: of torture. When this is so  you arc unfit for work; your blood is  watery  and  your  nerves     exhausted,  you arc  losing  thc joy  of  an active  life and paving the way for a further  break down and decline. In this con-,  dition   only  one  thing  can  save you.  You   must  put  new,   rich,   red  blood  into  your veins without  further     delay  and   so   build     up     your     health  anew.     To   get   this  new,   vich  bloo'd  give Dr.  Williams'  Pink Pills a    fair  trial, and they will give you new vitality,  sound  health,  and the    power  to  resist and throw  off disease.   For  more  than  a generation this favorite,  medicine  has  hern  in  use  throughout  thc world and has made many thousands of weak,'despondent men     and  women bright, active and strong.  __ You can get    Dr. Williams'    Huk  J-'iiis through any dealer in medicine,  Or bv  mail  at 50  cents a box ...or six  boxes  for $2.50 from The Dr.   Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  German Prisoners Hear Plain Truths  In Their Own Tongue From  Americans  Good propaganda as a rule demands a deal of trouble. Some, the  other day, took shape of its own  accord. There are in the American  army a large number of men with  German names and of German ancestry, but a generation or so of the  States has purged them of Boche  ideas.  They made good soldiers. The  habit of obedience is still in their  blood, but mixed with it is a new  view of human responsibility and a  power of critical expression towards  _.*!._ '  a.____*:....  *.: 1--          rr.   UiO-U     in     autuuiuj LrllLllxtiy      Ull-JLCU.-  tonic.  A company largely composed of  these men marching towards the  front met a column of German prisoners. The Germans were slouching  along, when their heads were lifted  in amazement as they suddenly  found themselves assailed trenchantly and abusively in their mother tongue by the new-comers.  The torrent swept them with contempt for their obedience to such a  misconceive.-! hound as the kaiser,  for their taking sides with Prussian  devils against all decent people the  world over, and for their making  themselves the scum of the earth by  their methods of fighting, so that  their relatives in a free country had  to come 4,000 miies to wipe them  off  the face of it.  Fairly Accurate Knowledge of How  Their Work of Destruction  Progresses        "  The head oi the German navy denies the claim of thc allies' naval  authorities that German submarines  are being destroyed faster than they  are being built. On the contrary,  says the German, their submarines  are a greater menace to the aiiies  than heretofore. All things considered, the Germans, are in the better  position to know' about these matters.  Thc .allies have 5. fairly accurate  knowledge of how their work of destruction progresses, but in all cases  of encounter they cannot be positive  as to the outcome.  As regards the building by Germany, they have some information  gathered by means known only to |  themselves; whereas thc Germans  know when their submarines do not  come back, and they know when they  launch a new one. But this is also  certain���������they canot be expected to  tell the world how they are faring in  this matter of piracy; also that the  truth is not in them. They are under  no obligation to tell thc truth, and  even if lliey were, all the world  knows they would not tell it, if it  were against their interest to do so.  i_������������'(n__.->tffjammet.1 wsmfjnsrmn  0    0%~4X������������������\.4m I   II��������� . _  VS.BI-UU' _-*V_M<  bj* local applications aa they cannot reach  the diseased portion of tho' ear. Thers is  only one way to cure catarrhal deafness, and  that is by s constitutional remedy. Catarrhal  Deafness is caused by aa ii-flamed condttioa  of the mucous lining of the Eustachian Tube.  When this tube is inflamed you h-_-#e a rumbling sound or imperfect hearing, and when  it is entirely closed. Deafness ia the result.  Unless the inflammation can be reduced and  tins tube restored tc its normal condition,  hearing -will be destroyed forerer. Many  cases ~i deafness are caused by catarrh,  which is an inflamed condition of the mucous  surfaces. Hall's Catarrh Cure act* through  the blood on the mucous surfaces oi the system.  We will give One Hundred Dollars for any  case of Catarrhal Deafness that cannot be  cured by Hall's Catarrh Cuts. Circulars  free.     All  Druggists,   75c  F. J. CHENEY  -__ CO., Toledo, 02___-V  Morally Bankrupt  "Character is destiny," the old  Greek proverb says. Germany's "moral deficiencies will prove her final tin-  Use Electric  Welding Process  *r !--  -__>_____.  __>_���������,-.6.  XXTiXx.rx..X  Tf XXXXKIXXL.  xni ' ���������-���������_-,���������.11      11 1 1 -       ,       ,       u ��������� ' '���������^���������   ' ~  Kept Awake af NigM  ��������� Iseibissg ������& l&!eg������e  Yttrv '/.������������������:.���������..1 a-������������������__-���������.���������_-���������*___.��������� 1  _*-  ������������������������������������������a���������mmxmmmmms������������������mm a     I mi i-iinr  . "A nasty_ patch appeared on the  sight side of my face, caused b>* shaving with a dull razor. I drew blood  with my fingers, the itching waa so ia-  ~0^xr.0.      f*_-_- __.���������a..-**-,   i,   ������������������ _.   ���������J.   rx���������xrS   J---!. ..H 1--8  aveuS-*-   -___l-(_ xx~xj~xx ivbd x~\x ������__-.!__ xxxxL4���������\jGi���������.  causing me to keep awake at night.  XI07-Z*��������� -_     S*.-*-*^ _-.._-������.      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The Soldier and His Mother  "I  tried not  to    let    you    know,"  writes Pte. Louis Lalonde,    Ganano-  que, to his mother, after hearing that  she had been notified that he     was  wounded, "as I knew it would make  you worry all the  more."    The boy  who  thus  respects  his  mother,     and  tries to shield her from worry, is every  inch  a   man.     Once  again  is     it  proven that the bravest are the tend-  erest, the loving are the daring.   Lalonde adds  that he "expects to    get  back in the line soon."    The courage  and the  cheerfulness of these   Canadian lads  at the front add lustre  to  the    name    of    Canada. ��������� Kingston  Whig.  Xvlinard's  Liniment Kelieves  gia.  Neural-  Rice Cultivation in California  With $12,000,000 worth of rice already practically on its way to thc  mills from thc 1917 harvest, rice culture lias advanced another long step  as one fo thc greatest industries ot  California. In five years it has  jumped from a $75,000 per annum industry to a $12,000,000 one. Ovey 95  per cent of thc a-icc raised in California is grown in the Sacramento valley Highty-foiii- thousand acres were  harvested in 1917, and thc indications  arc for a 49 per cent, greater 1918  planting.  A Mild Pill for Delicate Women.���������-  The  most  delicate  woman   can  undergo  a  course  of  Parmelee's    Vegetable Pills without fear of unpleasant  doinff:"Thereis"no*thing-shecansay,   consequences        Their  action     while  .. _  Y"Y-*._.   _._  ���������-..-.I-   -i--      ---a. i. __ \ whollv effective, is mud    and agree  ing   x,,l_,-,-_..    lu    vv"J--a^-_   _>uv_   vein    v_*_   --a.-  signature, that will satisfy the honorable nations of the eartlu "They are  compelled to fight on against her until she is no longer capable through  other broken promises of menacing  thc peace and. freedom of the world.  ���������Providence Journal.  Do not allow worms to sap the vitality of your children. If.not attended to, worms may work irreparable harm to thc constitution of the  infant. The little sufferers cannot  voice their ailment, but there are  many signs by which mothers are  made, aware that a dose of Miller's  Worm Powder is necessary. These  -powders act quickly and will expel  worms from the system without any  inconvenience  to the child.  ne  of the finest  teachers of  food v-al-ues.   is  its brimful of  Nourishment  Combines nicely with other  mM*.mm.    jaU-M     ,0+M   fXm* I***.   U J**.     -Mai M    ���������������������������������_.  i njmjuus.Lrs   toil _4__i    ..__������  Delsclous  Re-quire.*;  I   wJi-,."*  W   ���������*-������_, MA    ������   ll������ nl*"*.   *~0  U tOl.^.      ������.UiU    Ofc  cream No !Mar  and there's no  waste  _CS*__'-fl-   I**"-'   -*!   "fVia **���������*���������*������������������  ��������������� 0 -a* *-������     -  ������_. *���������������     ������ *--- ���������_->-   ������-  Over Twelve Million  Lives Lost Already  Terrific     Destruction     of     Europe's  People  Caused  by the  War  Thc war has caused the belligerent countries of Europe thc loss of  imt !..������������������-������ than 1'-.,500,000 polenlial lives  i heeanse of the decrease in the number of birth*, resulting from the war,  says-'-*Sir Bernard Mallet, -registrar-  general of Great Britain. This country, hc asserts, has lost in these potential lives 650,000 children. He believes that other belligerent countries  have suffered in this respect more  than  lias  (.ircat Britain.  Sir Bernard ectiinn.ed that every  ���������lay of I he war means a Joss of 7,000  potential lives of children lo the  United Kingdom, France, Italy and  the Central Powers. Dealing with  tlie decline in the birth rate here, he  said the births registered in .England and Wales in 191.1 numbered  KHI,������(H). In 1915 tln-y fell to 814,614;  in 1916 there was a further fall to  780..SJO, and in 1917 to 668,3-16. a de-  ...|   per   cent,   compared   with  able. No violent pains or purgings  follow their use, as thousands of women wdio have used them can testify.  They are, therefore, strongly recommended to women, who are more  prone to disorders of the digestive  organs than men.  Straight Talk  Mr. William Howard Tafl: is a n_a.ii  of conservative thought and diction.  Yet at the solemn memorial commencement at Yale Mr. Taft said:  "If any man, be he pro-German,  Irishman or anything clese, questions  thc honesty and motives of England  in her associations with the United  States in this war, he is a liar and a  traitor."  This is straight-from-the-shoulder  talk. It will do many Americans  good to hear it.���������Chicago Evening  Post.  Rivets Has Just Been  Launched  m The first steel vessel built without  livets, so far as is known, has just,  been launched on the south coast of  England. The production of this  vessei, it is considered, may mark an  epoch in shipbuilding, the plates being fused together by electric welding in one process. General adoption  of the process, with an estimated  saving of from twenty to twenty-five  per cent, in both time and material.  T^H_-__    T Tr������i+~~A    ^-\i,~\~>m.    c't*-?**.**---! ���������--*-*    I-.*-*.--- ���������A  ���������   ���������������-������_��������� *m-    mmm.m7~.x~0 M>   ���������-WWW T+mm m JXf Jhf* mm, ^ ~J0 \-T *J~ X, V������ f  it is understood, has been in close  touch with the experiment, with the  result that arrangements are said to  be in hand for the building of a  number of 10,000 ton standard ships  after this plan, in the production of  which thc riveters -will become welders.  Teacher Needed Information  ���������.AfaiiJo Father   didn't  ���������"--ou  tell  ine  the other day that it was wrong to  strike anyone smaller than yourself?  Father���������Yes, Willie, that's what I  said.  Willie���������Well, I wish you'd write  and tell my teacher. I don't think  she knows about it.���������Pearsons.  MONEY ORDERS  Send   a   Dominion   Express   Money   Order.  Five dollars coats three cents.  For year;. Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator has ranked as the most  effective preparation _ manufactured,  and it always maintains its reputation.  AGENTS  WANTED,  $1,000���������You  can uia-i- i_ in your county \Viw~i  our fast selling Combination Cooker.  One salesman banks $388.55 the first  month. Another agent sells 20 in  two hours. Others cleaning up $10  daily. No capital necessary. Goods  shipped to reliable men on time. Territory going fast. Write quick to secure your field. Combination Products Co.. 100 Thomas B!dg.r Foster.  Que.  l*S������i^^  cliiii*  1913.  ni  Minard's   Liniment  Cures  Dandruff.  T....-I       .".'I*.,  *'U.������i       4 J a. 11 a  >i a  J**i  mixjm  m\\  taaa^MWumn. ���������am-mi  a_>a4a.    !.-.������1j.'������  In  Albert;',, Canada,  there is  a vil-  1:i(.!,e   who-i*.   houses   have   been     con-  ���������.ti'iieted   without   nails.     The.   houses  were   hiiill   liv   I.nlhenian   immitrrauts.  I In:   l.i_il<lii-Lfc*_-.  are  ui   lhc   typical   Ku-  th-r.i.m       style --long,       pitch roofed,  thatched and  wide in lhc*. eaves.  r.ve i  tlie   door,   an   ud'aii   of   slender   twigs,  wo\cn and laced  together,  swings on  home -l.i.idc  liiiigcs     and     i.-.     latched  \\ith  a  v.'-u'tlr.i*. hasp.    The.  iioor is of  hewn   logs iiiniaileii.      I lie  vooi   is    a  fab.ic   of   poll's  ...4   ..i.������������������.,..    ni  ;..f-i.  Killed by PqIsoem  All scientists agree, that poisonous pro*  due.to in tho blood are eliminated by tho  kidneys and liver. Tho kidneys Hot as a  kind o������ filter for these products. When  iho kidneys aro changed or degenerate..,  by ditioaao or old ago, thou tlieao polaono  uro retained ia tho body. If we wish to  prevent old ago coming ou too noon, or if  we want to incrcaso our chances for a  long life., Dr. Pierce, of Invalids'  Hotel, Buffalo. N. Y., days that you  ������������������liould drink plenty of water daily between means to flush tho kid noy re. Then  procuro Anuric at a drug Btoro. This  .A-i-iric d-'ivci! tl_c uric _.oic_ ou^'. i*t**!ion-  tific men have learned that in gout,  nlno rhouniatiNni, poiaonoun uric aelu  ery-italn uro deposited In or about th������  joints, in tho miiBclea���������where, inflammation IH f.Ct lip.  If vro wirtli to kcop our kidney* in tlio  boat condition a diet of milk nti'l vege-  -nl.il*!!, with only n litl.l**. mflal: onr.f. a day,  is tho most eiiitablo. Drink plenty of  pure water, iako Anurif. tlirefi tiimvi n  day for a month.  You can obtain a trial pkg. of Ammo  by writing "Or. V. M. 1-lerctt, Buffalo,  _\f. Y., or jHtridgebiirg, Ont., oncloulug  10c.  fit.   C������l_������r_nM,   Ont.--"l''<>r- ������ixl������������n   yt.nr*  1     U_t._.    -Jllt-ll    J.     buti.llrk'    f-^l.l     _-.lv. _J -/>'     --Va.-!.. *,  my li������ck lift* _n.'U-il -_,.-  moil coniinuouily and  .1 1ibv-i httd rheumatic  V*.li-������     lu    my    armi,  UfcuJa su__. lower 1 ii-ibfl.  I lmv-a linrlnrxit ���������n.t  I.'I.*. J kJ.uiy in ml 11-1 i.u  rm-onni.'-ntUil to m������,  but li������T_ ������������ver fouiu.  il., voile, la r.syllslii*.  (no matter how _-.t-.i_  I took) th������t T li������y������  mil  ru  Oil  Miiner's Warning to Britain  We Have  to  Fight as    We    Never  Fought Before, Says Britain's  War Secretary  Lord Milncr, British secretary for  war, at the annual meeting of the  Y.M.C.A., said it was an uplifting  thought that in this, thc fireccst trial  our country has ever passed through,  we arc a more united nation thau  ever.  "Thc war lords of Germany have  made the issue perfectly clear. Their  ideal of thc future of mankind is a  Central European block of irresistible strength supported by giant industries drawing their raw material  from all the rest of the world on  Germany's own terms���������a world of  servile states working for thc profit  of   a   great   paraiiiouuL   .iiii-ire.  "It is as certain as anything can  be that that object is unattainable.  It will fail as every attempt to sub*  jugate the world by a -singl.. soul has  failed, from the time of the Roman  empire. But every fresh German success means thc further prolongation  of the war. We arc today at thr* climax of Germany's power. Therefore we. have to light as wc never  fought before, as our great, noble  French allies arc lighting with every  ounce,   of   their   strength,     until      the  a*" Th* Qrta*  EnffXixh  flenudu,  TanM msxA !R*risOT_.t������!_ th* ���������who;*  aearooQ ayrtemT-Z-ftkoa next s~lo~s\  l_ -I J.        *?-t  07..-.-^ .7    . ,    ���������       ���������      -,  -        -_>     ~lxx     awiw,     vuriai    ,..ai ^w.a������  tbUUv^Mental ttssA ~.n.$f% Worfu. I-ttpon.  "_������-ICi!  Ie*. jVinoprntrtphlet sn-<Uttfr~ti. THE WOC_*>  __P_C!K_:CC-_.IC_te_lT_������.CtlT_ IPasatiCt ���������    ���������  VHR NBW PRENSH HEMS-.V. H...t..j..t*&.  THERAPION lu::X.-r:,t  ft(������JLt*ucceif, cvtim* ctmosic wkmcmsm. lost v.gob  III VIM. KlOKKV.   ������_...DD������t.. Vl������%K\t.0. J.LO0O   POIftOlb  ������ILE������.   KITIIK-l Ho. Dnt_OGlfcTS������rU*tt.������_l. COtT ������ Oti  _rbudiCR*.CeV_C. ���������K'KUAN ������T.SE\VVOHKor_.VU*M������Hni-  roJionro.   wiiti _*oi_ rnuu book to Dm. La ClkrH  MED.CO. KAVCRBTOCK tlD. H-kMrST-Ub, LOfl&OH, 4~.~���������,  - jii,i.I:i     I noil    no.ii ii  Vi*.  N.  'J.  i~/i  \\ mult i iul  ind   floss-  h*->������������������-   tliiclc,  slich  j_ ki it   >un.  that   it  will   endure  any  M   //////A   ~*������tK    lw\\\     'own'"     -n    on*    imi  \\\\\\\\\ y|l\\\\\\     l>-^0~- -t Aj_u.-Io. .  ''���������'Clr--''-''      a\\\\W     *"***   '���������"lri'u-   ������'������������������������ rifii'.roti'  tWiSsn---  .������^<*t,uv\ *.     ,le_,rii! ������ni1 mv bU**il-_r  ^rtliii^ *ilronV*--'tb-*ri far  "  "*���������<..-.���������*'   " vrltsi* 1  nlwaya hki im  .       . i* .    .  .*       xr a  _*>l\������i* anvai-iail   ir.aaaa.-.   _���������_.*...������.   ...~   ������_���������_..*������.      -.   xr-.-m  lie-tan  that many  will r������������it  thU  mi it  -will  Sty  lau.^dt.   If   Uiw.    I).?-,   -.rtt-l   -t\V   t-31't  cf   __tJ_SQ_;  I trnii-.!*.* ' Ultrt.  .\tx.*xhrm   ..O-.U-itv-i/V,  ~~ Mr- I  great reserves which thc cause. of  Irccdoiu still possess may iia\e iiunto be  fully  mobilized.  "If .1 could tell you of tlu number*.  ���������1 must not tell you���������which wc  have put into the field since this  great buttle be-_.au, which \.c an:  now putting in, and which we shall  put in linniediaieU ���������vou would be  astonished. But no effort can be  ori'-il fiionch win*ri* i*.'.*r\ tiiin_t we  hold   dear  is   at   stake."  His Mind Eased  Surgeon   (before     the   opn.iu.i'.iY  Worrying?    Tut.  tutl     Why  it  won't  amount to anything.  The  Ti"-'Y7."'.'"   (r"i'l������   ������������������   -Y<r|.   -nf   relief) Thank  you,  ilortor.       I     knew  you'd    be    reasonable.���������Buttalo     i-'x-  Ufl-laS.  rmYu-.vBnKat-xri-r-L-sssroxuom IUv to taioi  T_nl^KAPiO-M -rZJ.1%-*-,  IB.--. TMAT   .0X0*.  MAIO-CD  WOOD  'TBH-XflOH* U ~-  -mr..s0~.t4~t~m. j-vrij-sa to axx csiiuu-s vasrss*.  Minimize The Fire  Peril By Using  tr*- w-mm w\'w _r������  I  I i-  The total i>op������il:������fion of  the  nati.ni*  it   v.'-ir  i"  *' V/,H,������>.,Oili..  'II  Chemically Self-Extingmiliiiig  ������C*| *. C.AA,W  OII<t?ill AJ\M\yZ>  The Matches With "No  Afterglow"  PnnY  l������  th������*  mnly Cauaaixn  maker oi these matches, every  ��������� ili-k  \)L    ������tiiui_tt   i\x\m   uc.ii   n-c������ai*_.i  wllii a chemict" ������olution -which  po������ltSv#ly   -fn-Utri**    tha    match  b-jcc-i-ila*; ~zzA vta~d   once   it.  f,������������i:   y,0t_*t   \lmh**<\     *n<\     blown  I'^oolt lor th* word* "Chenn-  Olii.-.     ���������������.--������������������ ju������.a������li������i.iu_,"     Lh.x     lY  bow*  ln__,.,,������H.-,.W|������I.WU.������ii-.'- *lfTWTOIIWlffl-a-_B  THE  CBBSTOl.  OOfA    %%\\ v  Mayor Jas. Anderson of Kaslo was  a visitor here on Tuesday between  tween trains looking after business  interests. He Is much interested in  the forthcoming Creston fall fair and  will be back on the 28th to take it in.  This week's Bed Cross budget shows  up well financially, though there is no  work to record as having been received. The cash intake is: $30 fr-u_j__  Canyoa City  B B  J-> ..70-la.a ....  axxxjxxxxxxx y ,  ������B*_  ai^aj.  ������_-r_m    1*  Aeroplane Flights Every .Afternoon  by x>jje of the best Aviators in the West  Two Days Horse Races  and other Sports  ���������>* -..~ipiirebrea Livestock^ roiiilry9 r rails* Vegetables^ &c.  MIDWAY ATTRACTIONS���������Boucher's Canada Shows and Carnival City  Fair will close with a DANCK in the Auditorium, THTJESDA  w,  KJKJ i.  8H  "*-*.  af   Q QA  Y*a *_���������������  xt   i/.tiv   jLr. i.u.  SPECIAL RAILWAY RATES of Fare and One-Third from all stations  Brocket to Kootenay Landing inclusive to Crailferook and return  Dates of sale : Oct. 1st, 2nd and 3rd.    Return limit, Oct. 4th.  SEND FOE, PRIZE LIST  A. Lo McDERMOT* Secretary  Local and Personal  ���������For Sa-L'E.���������Two   Home mud*?   russ.  Apply Rsvi_3v!?' Office.  Wanted^-Heavy-milking, fresh or  hea&'ly fresh, milch cow.   "%  son, Creston,  V. Jaek-  Pair day will be tag day for the  Navy League, under Women's Institute control.   Tags 10 cents.  Mi*. Hcliing@be.-_d of Cardston, Alta.,  is a Creston yisitor this- week." the  guest of Mr. and Mrs. C. Olson.  Photos���������1>. Wadds, the well-known  Trail photographer, will be in Creston  next week prepared to do all kinds of  xlxrxX _-__I-_  S.t-lx.xJftxxx.xS.l.xr  ���������**_:���������___-  -������ I lit  ticoi;   ouxitt a. . avnij'  raa-a  I.       '   "  fiixx  Monday evening, .7.88 p_*o__������pt, -with  dance in the Auditorium at 9.30.   '  Fob Sale���������.Registered Jersey heifer  calf, 10 days old, from - good milking  strain.    W. V. Jackson, Crest-on.  Harold Davis arrived from Potl-teh,  Wash., on Saturday, and wiii spend  some weeks with his aunt, Mrs. W. K.  Brown.  Milch Cow Fob Sale���������Grade Hol-  stein, will freshen last week in September a-bargain.   Hilton. Attwood  K.l_JCh.  Mrs. R. Buckman (nee Thorpe) of  Trail, was a week-end yisitor with  Creston friendr, th.; guest of Mi*s.  Repsomer.  Chos. Moore, who has been busy  since June re-assessing the Creston  Valley for the provincial govern ment  finished the work last week, and the  new tax notice-*-, uro awaited with interest.  "Wanted���������Man not subject to military call (returned soldier preferred) to  do mechanical work and drive car.������������������  R. S. Bevan, Creston.  "Work by the Day���������Wanted, work  by the day or hour. Also family  washing to do at home.���������Mrs. J. -B.  Kennedy, "Victoria Ave.  Miss Lillian Cneiringtpn, who has  spent1 the pagt two months with  friends'at Medicine Hat, Alta,, returned home on Monday.  Miss Ruth Finlay of Cranbrook was  an out-of-town guest at the Eyebrow  Brigade dance on Friday night, the  guest of Miss Nellie Wilson.  Mrs. G. J. Bayle and children, who  __*.*.vs be*.?. *-*!������!-���������?**������ friends at New  Bi unswick points, the. past two  months, returned home Saturday.  Mrs. Heath is now occupying the  Compton residence on Victoria Ave.,  J. G. Smith taking the home vacated  by Mrs. Heath on the same street.-  Lost���������About Aug. 15th, English  rield spaniel, black with one white  spot. Answers to name of Prince.  Notify to T. Baines or Review Office.  Creston will have an address on  Lord's Day Ailiancs interests on October ^h in the Presbyterian Church,  with Rev. W. F. Campbell, M.A., of  Ta>ronto, who is. touring the west, as  speaker.  Mrs. Daiey of Jackson, Mich., who  has been Mrs. Pipers guest the past  few weeks, left yesterday for Vancou-  __..__    *������TrT --,*--       --_**      ,.    _-.-    _..__-  -.__---   j__.  ���������  in,   vy-ta-j.,  wncic   out-* >vim vioi-   .ur a,  ti*.n_._  E. S.; Nagle, ledger keeper at the  Bank of Commerce, got away on Friday for a couple Of* weeks' holidays at  Penticton and other*. Okanagan valley  centres..... ,._  Mr. aud-Mrs. Fred,Belanger are visitors at Fernie>thiK-_vveek. *Mr. Belan-  ger's brothesVih^; ftist underwent a  serious operation in the hospital in  that city,  Mr  Harris, and the regular Tuesday collection went to 40 cents.  Prospective buyers of nursery stock  are reminded that this is the time to  place orders, which are handled first  come first served. Andy Miller, who  handles the B.C. Nursery Co. line will  be pleased to talk the matter over  with you at the fair on the 28th.  The Eyebrow Brigade dance ou Friday night in aid of the soldiers* tobacco fund was a very successful affair,  except in the matter of attendance,  the turnout being four dollars wc rth  too small to pay the expenses, and the-  committee had to dig down in consequence.  Dr. Hewitt of Ottawa, chief Dominion entomologist, and R. E. Treherne.  district entomologist, with headquarters at Vernon, were visitors to the  Creston Valley on Monday and Tuesday, looking this section over with a  view to planning 1919 operations in  the B.C. interior.  The Women's Institute hast decided  to serve meal., on fair day. As the  proceeds will be used for patriotic purposes the Institute hopes all the ladies  of the "Valley ^*i!i respond generously  to Mrs. Maxwell's appeal for refreshments. Required; Bread,  milk, cake, salad, pickles.  premises and right of way here   on  Tuesday and Wednesday.  \~- ���������������������#-.���������* -_--.Vl>  <Xjf\0-t-t\S--l, v  piping, all fittings, union, elbows and  taps necessary In the average home,  all as good Its uew.   Cost 853;   will  =���������!. *.-__. ������?.  r*~-~ *~  se.i tor ������t*ua. Can &e seen at tne n.atise,  or enquire at Bpeers' store. ......  The sale nf lands for arrears of taxes  now   seems  definitely assured, with.  *-r-������   o������-kaYi-f~l  g. J. H. Doyfe Shrived on Tuesday  f_a*_-T-_rS-**TC*_. W-St-W    l-ioir*    rlom-f-rtrVt.,..  1V������������      "���������m~tmrjf mr- rw*_   ~*Jmm       _^VIi       *i-SC*-������6f_| _-������=  ter, Miss A. Doyle_.--.The sheriff passed  on to Cranbrook on an official business visit.   ���������   .     .%t~'     ��������� ���������   '  . Some of the citazens"are predicting  an early winter, having made the discovery that some v__rietie_. of" trees are  sheading their leaves unusually early  this year.  Mr. and .Mrs: '"___. Thompson ' (nee  Verna Embree) anil1-young son, of  Wardner, arrived? ���������'on Saturday to  spend a few days with her mother,  Mrs. Repsomer. -��������� ���������       -  For fair night, Saturday, Sept. 28, a  dance is announced for the Parish  Hall, from 8 to .12, with Creston orchestra _-_-J-.SC.  No refreshments.  some date around October 25th -as the  likely time for the' Ctestion Valley dife-  trict selling. -The lis^will- probably be.  large as the last sale .jvas in_*191$.  ,/  The Knights of Columbus ai*e this  month haying a Canada-wide campaign to raise _p5w,0w for wosrk  amongst the overseas soldiers. Creston Valley Is now being canVassesSrby  Floyd and Mrs. jp. O. Rodgers. The  K.C. effort; is much the,,same as the  Y.M.C.A. and deserves? your g'^fci'ous  consideration. ; '  Still another week of .the" ideal in  weftthsr cohditidns has pfeyailed and  haying on the flats is *nbw pretty well  completed for the local ranchers, who  are compelled to somewhat shorten up  feed'harvesting in' ox*dei* to get back  The price of local "dairy hutter is j to ranch ������.y6rk, the apple crop* in most  every catie being considerably heayier  --.>._-_   .._    J-���������   ftB    ���������rx ��������� X-.  ^ 0xrx't-~x-S      ''   ���������*_.-_.--.  Xi~rx  uu������  up -iu uaj. ticiM->3 a jy.ajtaim������������������-a>dun. .116  highest price the commodity 'hasretailed at in the Valley in years,1. Real  fresh eggs are ������!s.o retailing at the  same figure���������and sure to go higher.    ���������  At the Women's Ini.titi.te ^ meeting  on Friday Mi-s. Downs and Mrs. St.  Jean were named as delegates to the  Kootenay W������l. convention, which  will be held lit Kaslo this year���������about  the middle of next month, according  to present arrangements.  -inii.l'.,Ml.,--,-.���������_ll-,-|l|,-;*;l,���������ai*l.il|'i:i',i, _,i.:  r,\a  ������������������ ii*ii;i*__a  ��������� CX.yxxX*     I*.*--,  !.-__-_..      -T.***^  _-���������-_��������� lt*������     4rllti,  than anticipated.  The Wyoniing Ranch people will  play Creston with a real wild west  show on Monday night at the town  park grounds. In the company are  bareback riders, ropers, broncho bust  ers, etc., and the funniest of-clowns.  $25 is offered for any local, wild horses  that the performers cannot, ride. The  showis$l.-nd Will f be followed by a.  dance in the Auditorium.  Sultana Cake Makers  Mif-ht wo. remind all who propc.He making  f-ntric..*. for th-*-. npneial prize for Sultana Cake,  n.u per Special Prize I-int of the fall fair, that  wc are .sole .igents in Crci-.ton for I'Y'-lthcrHght  Iiakinp: Powder, with which cakes m.int he.  _i-_-jlv.. V.r������i irx'mis'y ;: Jul! :-;tYcl: of It \n :.!! .h������  ���������flifferent size tiri.**..  a^jtiUftj^  <���������      4   ~Us*ml^mmsmmmMS-mm]      If  "Vm*****.,       . ,m*~'mm~r  ���������0mt������   vx-ft. ~*xt>n.-. #. ,. rlx,0r  ''���������"Uonam.^r  im m  H  tH%  .. .. nl.   ,...  ���������70, Maaa 0m. iu m ������������������ mum   mr���������, ���������r���������i ���������, M n~- m��������� -__. 70 ��������� *, ���������. nr-   rx.  mmmn oiubiksis������  iKNKUAl. MKI������;ilANTS  i t\  Mis.? Alice Embreo. who has been  assistant in the pnstnffice at Sandon  for the past two months, returned on  Monday, visiting Nelson friends for a  week en roi-te home..  Coyotes avc unusuallj* plentiful this  fall, some of the ranchers near Goat  Mountain discovering them by day  looking the poultry runs over, seeking  what they may devour.  Creston Presbyterii.n church services will be resumed on Sunday, Sept.  20th, when Rov. Hillas Wright of  Cranbrook will be here for both morning and evening services.  Creston had a ton-minute, visit from  C. It. Ilosmcr of Montreal, and W. D.  Matthews of Toronto, two C.P.R.  directors, who wove on route to tho  coast via special train on Saturday.  Messrs. Hendren, Stocks, Forward,  J. -Y..H...I., ,uii.l   0. Oh......   ..i'..**__.d  tlie  hunting f-eason fairly aut.piciou.-ly  IhiH week���������u l-lire*- day stay in the  )>!11h back of Canyon getting them  four d<'<*_'.  Sam Whl(,ialc<*r, aHHistant at tho  C.P.lt. depot, left on Saturday for  Moyie, whore he will ������eli������*v������- af_;eiit  Al ,-v.uiKi im .,!>��������������� next, inonlli. k laiila.  KatiiiaiMi, jr., in   n)(i������.n   lM'l|H������;rr  uiit   ai<  .a       1 a   a   .      ������  llll* I'll ill aii-|������M'.  A loiiplf of S'llyalion Aiuiy ladies  iitlur.it'll   to   Mil*  forpH ut. Cranbrook,  r.-.-rc fit'fc on Wciln.>:',i!uy ������>" tho  ;��������� ::::!!:���������.! rfMiiii.i.;* fot* th:' Army's li.'irv-  ost tluiukia^iviiig olTort, and   met with  ...     a        ... ������  ��������� a........    ������....������...     t...|...i.,...  W H ."rii'iijv !������������������������������'>..���������-; .'.P.l*. *-.iitM'l-  iniiii.i.'iil,, i !i iimiIimhiH, Mini  I..!. iLniwij,  <!i "ifiiill'll I'lli'iii.'i' nl     On.    nil ma"   tai.ilt.,.  M.ii.sik    luiilt iiif*   in'i'v     On-     i*innviiuiv'h  VERY SPECIAL VALUES IN  diflllyltS  We are offering an old  purchase of English  goods of the above at  less than to-day's wholesale prices.  Prices range from 23c. to  ��������� Imtlrir.,,,  Tmt*r \Yi~Tmm'  .._      ....        _    x. ^  ������������-������������������,  We are agents for Jaegei'  all-wool goods.  ������  >-_*_ U-BM-W--  mm  DWt-U-PB -^PM GQL. Haw  I nmrntfttr srs,  IM.....    .    X-r X-i.  fin  -mWtmlmmm  m~m*mmm%m  SS������_^j_^tW)ii^  |.W������M������������I  aKlT-TT"'"-  -MMUH.  ia-mmx-mssssj^ms^

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