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 ���������^aeiail,^  ���������fiDraxy  janiO  rssy i������y   ^ __^  a1*  TQg*m      tEBBT      ���������*  ���������*--  *���������-.. ' *-  \-          ��������� V  -������������������/  Vol. X  CRESTON, B. C., FBIDAY. DECEMBER 13, 1818  y  <_>  ���������_.-������*_*.   ~XTX  BTaBw.vxaBmTSBBBse-*'  */** \_: **-_>.__���������  4-^_-r���������.-  ���������_~   ^l.-iw  4-U-^   -P_^-_-~    ^-v.,*-  U1A1IJD   *������__-��������� ___-.C   UfliJ     VUG   -LVFXO      |MWJ__ ������/  -el  the week.  Harry Rymell, who has spent the  past few months in the Cariboo country, returned the early part of the  month and will spend the winter here,  doing a little trapping on the side.  The flu trouble is about all oyer ne'er  there being* no new cases to record for  some days. AH told about a dozen of  our citizens, old and. young, had a  round out of it, the Ferranto housed  hold having all hands down with it.  School will not re-oped until after  the new year from present appearances. The lost time may be made up  by extending the school hours and  havinar Saturdav session--* fo������*  a  time-,  - 41*  Ct. A= Hunt was a passenger weston  Monday, on a business trip to Nelson.  Lumbering actiyity is not as brisk  as during the past couple of winters,  although Paulsons are busy erecting  new camps preparatory for extensive  operations a little later on.  The shooting season closes on Sunday, and the take of deer has been the  .lightest ever. Eyen the Indians were  not here as numerously as other years.  . Ernest Buckman, section '.foreman  at the Loop, was taken to Cranbrook  hospital for treatment on Thursday  last. His health is rather . badly run  down, and he will recuperate in that  institution for- a couple of weeks at  least.  Dr, Henderson of Creston, accompanied by W, B. Embree were visitors here on Thursday last, making the  trin on the former's sneeder.  Geo. Johnson of Creston was here  on Wednesday helping wiih the loading-out of a car of cattle at Kootenay  Landing for the P, Bums Co. at Nelson. The stock was from the Lewis  and Mannerino ranches.  i ._n__f*____i  i ���������������____"������-' __^_-__-**i������---_r-.'B,*a __a   ������_    *va������VMAr-  &m~\r$S@t Thmuikm  Mr. and Mrs. P. Knott wish to express their appreciation of the deep  sympathy and many kindnesses show-  n themselves and family in their recent bereavement.  m-fSamaa*  g-r _-���������_.*���������_-������  MMMa Smm tmS/wm. M  In case of Lamont vs. Hunt which  was an action for commission on the  sale of some land at Kitchener, B.C.  Robert Lamont of Creston was awarded judgment for $250 and costs. A.  Donaghy was counsel for the plaintiff and C. B. Hamilton, K.C, appeared for the defense.  *_*l-<t   S4.77A      _-T_^--.T*      lie.---*,vrktroet   #\*>    Hi 1T1_-.  JE. _������>.     &_.&_,^_,     tretivir       x.xr.xr.,���������yx.7.    vxl     ���������.���������..��������� ��������� ������������������  sold through Robert Lamont, real estate agent at Creston, to Isaac Wen-  ger, who came .frbm the prairie with  the intention of settling in the Great-.  on valley. On the witness stand Hunt  said that at the time of sale nothing  was said as to payment of the custom-  ery 5 per cent, commission, but that  some time later Lamont had come   to  __? _._  _; .. _._-__ a.at-f\   .-l.-_.i_ ������_._..  XXXXXA. VLJ   Dl^li   c_*   Ill-lie XX4X   HI������W|    7V XX.xr  .  MlixWm.&Mimm  "Fred Taylor,-who *ha& beeli"'' laid  up  for at least a month with   the   Su,   is  around again about the seme as usual  ies-vln1-**- on Monday for  ITa-tite-- where  - he will spend the winter.  Jas. Compton was a business visitor  at Cranbrook a conpje of days . the  early part of the week. His son  Harry accompaniedthim. \  Russell Leamy who, since getting  over the flu, has been having trouble  from the injuries he sustained overseas, left on Monday for Nelson for  medical treatment*.  Wood cutting is the   order - of  the  day hereabouts.   Those who  hayeo't  power sawing outfits are doubling   up  with these that, have in   the   winter's  ' fuel supply.  Mr. and Mrs. W. A* PuaBe left on  Tuesday on an extended holiday trip  that will take them as far south as  Los Angeles, Caiif. En route they  will visit friends at several points, and  ^ expect to beaway until possibly March.  This is thc first vacation they have  taken since coming into the. Valley,  and all wish them the time of their  lives and a safe journey both   ways.- "  During the absence of Mr. and Mrs.  Pease their ranch will be In charge of  John Marshall, a brother-in-law of  John Miller, who lately arrived from  Ireland.  the commission on $5000, the price  of  -k.t-_._---.   1_>>������-t._r-l TUT*������*-*.4-   -___���������-. ?_rl   fliof, V_,_n_    ��������� V*_������*������__--l     * *_n_Ck_  fused to pay $250 but that" if the agent would take $100 he might consider taking it. Lamont had then said  he would take all or none, or else he  would make*it,-, a test case, witness  stated.,: VGo ahead,,  was  Sunt.s' re-  The Presbyteriasj. Ladies' Aid are  not having the usual bazaar this year.  The usual assortment of children's  wear, aprons, fancy *jworfc, etc,, will be  on sale at the home of Mrs. S. A.  Speers on and after,- Wednesday next.  Owing to such an;, abundant supply  of rain during October and November,  Mayor Little is out^with the prediction that the "Valley's snowfall will be  light this winter. Some of the Indians,  however, make the reverse prediction,  assuring that the white goods will pile  up about seven squaws deep���������horizontally considered, we trust.  Local shipme^aVof apples have been  quite heavy the^past couple of weeks  and the estimate of this fruit still left  in the Valley is placed at about 3000  boxes. These wboare holding them  are getting theni out as fast as poss-  ible as the fruit has a tendency to ripen up fast, some varieties being a  month ahead of time, and, in consequence, are not "standing up'4 as in  former years.  J. McBain, who has made an extended yisit with his brother-in-law,  W. B. Embree, left On Tuesday on  his return to his home at Boston,  Mass. His stay' here was primarily  for the benefit of his health which  shows decided .improvement. During  his stay here he assisted as cornetist  both in the band and orchestra, and  his departure will be felt by both these  organizations.  WTr  $_.._*T.*k.VC-   5---._*.-__*-._!  .. 7.x    srtvt ������.Mfjjxr  0^~X0.0.f���������x.      ..  sale at the posto__uce, auu  4XV.4X       -".-"-TIT  I A -.������������������\���������i:.-  Sim^mmfmir.  Sid McCabe, who has been slightly  under the weatlrt* for afew days past,  in Laking a couple weeks vacation to  make a goob job of recuperation.    Ho  Wlln r*  _ ..'..at.r... viuit-.-��������� nr\  MV.-wlu*.^  With just another week before the.  regular Christmas vacation will lie  declared, school will hardly open now  unM| Now *Y>nr_i, In -.onsequenre  of which the juvenile population -in  rejoicing greatly,  Bert Rons vv.ui enjoying a brief tomb  ok veal Ulc ml lav.aioii on .uonauy,  bony oil an ove car that, hail    h������ _-tt    set,  out thovis in bml order.  W. II. Morris i������ another of the cit-  i/.eiiH who win-, at tiie iiieiiopotu., inak-  i>>{j the trip on l-Yhlay !t.������*t.  ill. RycktiiJiti of ���������__r.._;t..ii Win, _..._-_>  for a .ihort. ufay with Mr. and Mm, .������.  A. t .uiiWiMi on i-'rlday. !_. i-.i leaving  thin weeli fot* < .nl'foi n'ui.  MetidaUiet. Noith, I_.ia-.by and   <'am-������  *-_! tt  _-������������������* ���������       ���������-.        ��������� ������������������--.-, ���������     i  After summoning up - the evidence  Judge-Thompson found .in-favoj of  thtvpiaintiff.���������Neison News.  mWesiiB ai \f&-**������&.-<  Death claimed a highly respected  citizen at Vernon iasl week when Mr.  Robert Conn passed away on Thursday. He had been ill for nearly a  year, the immediate cause of death  being dropsy. The late Mr. Conn was  a native of Ontario   and came west to  Manitoba as one of the early   Bettlers^;^,."~0"^e"^jd "������������������ta  cf that province back in 1872.    He had  been n residen of  Vernon   for  about  six ycars and while here followed   his  trade as a curpenter.    He was ftt.years  of age.    He was a man whose upright  character and unquestioned   integrity  won him the respect and esteem of all  who knew him, and his death is deeply regretaed by many sincere friends.  His "widow and children have the deep  sympathy of the community in   their  tim���������"��������� of grief and affliction,    Three of  his sons haye sorved in Canada's over-  leeas forces during the   war.   The funeral was held on Saturday  from Cam-  bell Bros.'  undertaking  parlors,   the  Rcy!" Thomas   Key worth   conducting  the   Bcrvice.   Tho  pall-bearers    were  Messrs, Atkinson,   Doherty,   Woods,  Harwood, McMaster and   Thompson.  Mr. Conn ia survived by a widow, five  sons and three daughter...  oo [The late Mr. Conn was tho father of  Mrs. II. K. Oatway, who left for Vor-  uon on receipt of word that he was  falling rapidly, arriving, however, a  Dew Hours after he had died,  -.tier oi  '���������.���������-io:. '.:j.iijt:: io   nave  on  OOD-iiCier-Iig  this is the Christmas season are in  fair demand. "They are sold at 25  cents each, and a very complete outfit is supplied :^t<������-*tftk*e cure of them  with. Wit-iY thIF eoiSiing; of those-  .sfcamps the sale .of $25 War Certificates are withdrawn. These also were  in good  demand,   Postmaster  Gibbs  ������ ��������� .       -    . XV    _* _ ���������     .- ��������� X .I04*47r.4\     __,���������--������.-_       -49  navmg a can ior nuiiutmiuuu.  woruu *-������i  them during 1918.  Although the flu situation continues favorable, with no new cases reported this week, the ban will be con  tinned for another week at least. To  The Review Dr. Henderson yesterday stated that if the situation continues as favorable as at present the lid  may come off on Friday next, Deo. 20,  when the usual public actiyities  luay be resumed, except dances, which  further and  definite notice is giveu.  Emergency hospital affairs were  wound up the end of the week with  the retuen of the beds, etc., to the  King Geoige Hotel, W. W. Hall  (Erickson) and others who had loaned  them. The total expense incurred  while the hospital was in operation  wiis slightly over $400, and when the  collectable patients' fees aro deducted  from this the provincial health depart  ment will be asked to fnrnioh the balance of the finance needed to square  things up.  G. F. Horspool, a former "Bank of  Commerce employee here, who went  overseas with the 51th Battalion from  Cranbrook, and of whom many reports have been heard as to the extent  of Ids recent wounds, including one  that stated he had lost both eyes as  well as an ear, seems to haye been  fur more fortunate than Htated. His  injury was a gunshot woiuul, the bullet passing through the side of his head  ou tiie right, and just uuhhou the eye.  He is now at tho Aldornhot   camp   as  Y-livui^n 1 t.-������������������������-.-.ru*" Hiii'irnimt.  the town is suffering from a  shortage  of wood.  Golden claims thirty new families  have moyed into that town from the  prairie to spend the winter, as well as  nlll.,.1.   OC-t.   rxl-Sxixxx   ~.7.rxS~Zrx I.I -.���������_, .-.!.-.  IWWWUV utA/ UUUC1   ������>& ___-L !_.       XtXWAL'XrX'cy        TV XXXI  are working in the bush.  1500 acres in the. Elk River valley  near Feraie have just been suryeyed  and will be set apart for the returned  soldiers who may care to go on the  land in that section of B.C.  Silverton, New Denver and Slocan  City are bringing in Rev. John Mac-  Kay of" Vancouver to conduct peace  thanksgiving services on successive  days in each of these towns next week  Notwithstanding after-war conditions curtailing the demand for metais  the Trail smelter is confident things  will be brisk enough to keep the present smelter staff busy no matter what  happens.  The "Vernon News states that Okanagan growers will receive 40 per cent,  better prices for apples and crabappies  this year as compared with 1917, and  on soft fruits the increased price is  from 10 to 25 per cent.  The smelter at Grand Porks .will  continue to operate so long as it can  make ends meet, but states that at*  present its margin of profit is about a  cent a pound on all copper ore handled from its Phoenix mines.  If medals are to be awarded for con-  Ftnjciiou? sneee^s i*_ selHn*--* Vic'ir-cr**  Bonds Mayer Anderson of Kaslo  should not be overlooked by the, dec**  oratin*1*- committee. V^ith the aid of  two assistants he marketed almost $88,  000 worth of them.   ������_.  9m __._������_.���������������  ���������imimxamme  A trie of hunters from Creston are  making Lookout headquarters this  week, on a deer hunting expedition.  One of the party brought down one of  the animals Tuesday.  Mr. V/inger, who  recently   bought  4.1^������     ^_L A C_T.__._-   -������^-V_.-k1_ %*.*.%>- TW.4.47 .Tr.  Vl____     \JI.        X^,        0-0.'X-..~    0X7.X7~0J. 70Xr0x-, .770x4���������..^0  Nelsan on Tuesday, a witness in a i&w  suit in connection with the sale of the  place.  Mr. McKinley of Medicine Hat, who  arrived here from Medicine Hat., last  week, on a visit to Prank Putnam, is  laid up at present with what looks  like a touch of the flu.  Lieut's Perc*** Adams, who has? -iust  received his discharge after about  eighteen months overseas seFy_.ce,  came in from Vancouver on Saturday  and spent a few days with Mrs.  Adams, who is with her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Attwood.   He   went  on   to  S    ^*_.--_.   Vl   Wm't?0^mlf\r-**       -r-ftY-t  place  !     ������vr_o  Canyon City is not the only  that can annouscB a raama*?������ .  of Jts overseas fighters while on active  service. Word is to hand a few days  ago that Pte. Jas. Long has made a  new year's^resolution to ioin the army  of benedicts, and is due to be married  in Paris on New Tear's dap.  R. B. Staples left on Monday on a  trip to Nelson, combining business  with pleasure, oh a couple of days Out  of town.  J  M.  are  ��������� ._..-  ~.0-n  Craigie and'the two boys  -   ������-__--    *..-l    rx~.Ji    rx*        _-l__- ......  xr������rx,.rX0.0.XX,    xrm.x���������    v_��������� ������*    _.%_-���������    700-        v^rxr 00X���������01  season, at their   old   camp   on   Rolfe  mountain _n quest ox tue Hi-i-uai supp-  S~.    rxf   ..rx~.i~..~.        XU.....���������.S.    Xrx    _S ��������� *��������� rx    1_.���������_- rx~xrx  xjf   xrx  vcuioiiui  uaiuu^u iiu uau; uu.     -juc9  deer had fallen to their   unerring aim.  If-the Trail smelter takeg on the  handling of the concentrates. of the  Canadian Copper Co.. which ibs - oper-  at?������*g at Pi-inceton, it will be neccess-  ary to more than triple** the capacity  of the copper deparment of the' big  reduction works at Trail.  Mayor Thompson of Fernie has devoted his entire year's salary as chief  magistrate of that town to patriotic  purposes, except $100, which is to go  to the fund to provide for the erection of a suitable memorial to the  Fernie soldiers killed in the oyerseas  fighting.  Some enthusiasts are now talking a  Quarter Century Club for Kaslo, seeing the place has attained its twenty-  fit h anniyersary. The idea is not real  popular with some of the unmarried  ladies who are suspected of having  passed the giddy-young-thing stage  even before the place was incorporated.  *bs __yr________, _____*-_______f ___?_-  .as ��������� _B__f__-S-__? _____*j5sse__*   srs  .BB.  tats  Y~~j!OTbi_^_^ that  Flight Lieutenant Jack Bbydell of th������*  Royal Air Squad had. the closest   kind  _r>*F   rm   M.tlV   _-M--_inf%   l_rt.-__>Swmtfym.  Xmv!*-- '    "IC-tP**.       i*������       ��������� _������-_.���������������****������.  V/A    W   \*-m*m    mm.<f*~4%M   m.*J>.~0. *mJjSy    m~~-.-~    '   JUIL-U __.������_��������� \J V XSA -  seas aerial service the  e_irly   part  of  October.    While on a   high-up   trip a  mishap to his   machine   gave   him   a  sudden trip back to earth of which he  has no recollection except that hie rescuers tell him that he was   sufficently  alive to get the   fire   extinquisher   in  to play and   thus   save   the   machine  from being destroyed   by   fire.    He is  still in   the   R.A.F. Hospital in   London, EngJ but is apparently   recovering nicely, as he writes that   as   soon  as he is able to get his   discharge   bis  first pm-ch-i-.e will be a ticket for Creston,   He has   heard   Kootenay   Flats  much talked of as a   farm   colony   lo-  Oiition for returned soldiers, and wantg_  to secure location on it.  grown Home Mcintosh Red applet, this  reason that weighed oyer   17   ounce...  The provincial government* is liuny  ou thc coii-itiuctiou ol a new i>i-i������.gt_  acroHH the Lardc river, below Gerrui-d.  Not even tho plutocrat., of Kaulocan  ..a".-.* hn.ti imi-I imkm nt oni* >������������1 n������iil <-������,'  Haute time t.hene days. Hen fruit Ih  op lo In. cl-iiIm a uo/.-'ii.  Fernie had its annual poultry show  last, week and definite the jackpot the  town wan in for a few week., due to  tin, there we.ie almowt-lOO bii'duon  ex-  ���������-il'lS.  NEWS OF KOOTEHAYS  CANADA  v . x__k._n.H_>  S_AVINf_������  STAMPS  K_y_K.XJ_LXV-_LJL   Kit  '.-.!������������������ ,.ii.,.i>.i,. i;..i,������ ,,!,....  ������,' ,...i.  now i luniing 1_1 honri. a day. 1'hin in  iiu��������� in l li������* _,m _ tiini ihe <<iiic(-nl iiiKir  at that point in UUewiiie  riiunliiK   day  nun ii.viiini it <,-������������������-.< >>i  -..iiu  \^<-_ll        Llt'-  ��������� -������������������II    IMJ^IIV.  Vernon cannery is thlw year going  to try it.Niuck at iiiauu_*ai:tui'iii|_: polk  anil beaix..  Tiie export of (Yiiitaiid fai-m produce from the Okanagan thin year will  exceed $.|,0H0,000 in  value,  ICutilo city in 'Jo year.* old Huh month.  'J'he town cliiiuin taieh illiii.liioiin C'atia-  ��������� Ij.i.iH jii. .lohti l*_e.::i. r-.i.i',!"., atid __..  F. .-Jreen, Ml"-, amon*? the early  niaj'oiM of Uw. lun-g. I  i-ile ii< ju.'i um- iiiui.lv I iii ii)', allr.'i- ao- |  otlua- at ItonMliiTid. lu the Mitnimerl  t/liere wiih a hiioi't.-t*,.: oi* i������;o,   an.i    now |  The Canadian Government offers IntcreaObettrinfl.  War-Savlnjia Stamps  Issue of 1919���������Payable Jan. 1, 1924  ORDER-IN-COUNCIL P.C. No. 2462 authorizes  thc issue of War-Savings Stamps for the purpose of assisting ia the financing of Government  cXpci-diluiC-i.  t  A������ Sir Thomas White, Minister of Finance, points out, W.-S. _S.  will provide "an excellent invci-tment for small savings; and a  af-fv.t--*' --I'^f-t-V*!. tO *?Vl!_r1*-^'*** d.rrTrvi.trsvj.*0  $5.00 for $4.00  tJntit/ January 3lot, 1919, Wnr-Savinaa Stam-v_i will be etold by  nil Money-Oidcr Poit Office!.,. Bank*, nnd other authorized  Agencies, for $4.00 each, and on January let, H--.4, t^twia will  pay $5.00 each for therru  Re^i9trf������t!o-_!\ Against Loss  Jt.    ^ci, l_kl.\_.*l*-s,   Xx.   _*>*"* ^ **--������*- *-_    _"*_-.      -���������������������������������_     ^ixi* x..-. -- .     ..- *    .-.      ...    -,.    __���������- _-��������� .-  the ceirtificate nrc tipacen to wlnel. 10 W.-S. S. may be nffi-ted.  A CCl tiflCul-: be.I i|i(i one Ol   lil.i- V������'.-w_- .0. Ei-.-ijr*  -J-C _,Ctk__,*i,_'C-_ C_  any Money-Order Post OfTice, fully protect-urnt the ow_ier ���������jtuinst  loaa by fire, bur__l__ry or other caune-  Tiic <Cci'ii_icutc u1_r-> tihovvu tl.c Cai.li Gaiicuaci V.duc i-i W.-G. S.  tst various dates before matin ity.  '   _  ���������_������    |  rot,"*   >",'!!rJ"!!V_'!!;   "I'l.t*  \.������_rv \~V//  ..-_-;v !*;  r>���������������-"**-...*Vf-������������  -._WllOT]^IWii-W!ill*l._iil|il41M__Wi������^^  a'atssrrsrsss.-r.: >*.������>wM>*<Ji*ia<wtiiiiiMiwa������i������wriinii-ii*ii  lu^ma/mstim^timmjsixuft iHttM.NHlM^^ttWm'ttlWIi'AAliUlVMWMft'Al REVIEW.     CRESTON.  1  lEOYALYEASf CAKES'  Hie quality ai Royal Yeast Cakes  is sucu that it cannot be improved, so we &T~ ISIBa ovisg ths  package. The cnaage from a  round to a square package v/ip  be made as rapidly as practical. ������  ������  Tfee qaaHiy of the found and  a  I sqQg_r@eakes!sgiiarant������e4t������^ I  | identical in every respect Each i  | of the square cakes are wrapped i  m sspataieiy by luacuineTy-, iii wax g  I paper, is such a manner as to g  1 make them pmctkaUy airtight, |  B       Mnil   ci_r_?Aii������4-^fi_f*iollvr   _tvtTrti_r__tM_t* ���������  j       CU1U OVIUUUIVUU}    lD/^iV������i������V������ g  S ROYAL YEAST HAS BEEN THE  3 STANDARD YEAST OF CANADA  J FOR NEARLY HALF A CENTURY  8           5_  Finding Black Walnut  Feet  Government Needs 60 Million  Each Year  "Of all our native woods, only  black walnut will do for airplane propellers -and gun stocks. The air- j  plane propeller blades must be ex-i  ceed.ingly tough. They revolve so  rapidly in action that those on seaplanes are sometimes splintered by  water dashing against them. Properly  seasoned walnut gun stocks wiii not  warp away from the^ metal parts o������  thc guns. Mahogany is the only substitute for black walnut; but leaving  its high cost out of consideration, it  must be imported from the tropics,  and our siups nowadays arc. too precious to be spared for such commerce if we can obtain suitable wood  at home.  "Thc   war  has  brought    the    first  great  demand  for black walnut  that  E. W. CliLLiHT COMrANT LIMITED i  TORONTO, CANADA g  | WINNIPEG MONTREAL 5  tnerc iras been  for   ...... c.     -.���������  i*ivi.iu}*iii .    _>������_-___>.  The Immensity of the War  .  May Entail Final Cost of 250,000,000-  000  Six powers  have    combined    their    ,  fleets, and hold the two enemy nay-    |  ies  in check,  besides  closing    every   ~  port of egress to thc seas.    No more  than speculative figupres may be given, but at a rough computation there  must be on the sides of belligerents  130 dreadnoughts, with    innumerable! I  smaller    craft    running    into    many J \  thousands.      A      moderate    estimate j |  would give thc total cost of thc rival   i  navies awaiting    "The Day" at    one   t  billions pounds    sterling.      Thc    Ar-   J  inada of warships  represents    a collection of warships which could produce a hundred Trafalgars.  The largest force maintained by  ancient Rome, the ��������� conquerors of  Europe was 400,000. Germany has  lost that number several times in a  lew of her great Ludcndorflr strokes.  The "Battle of the Nations"���������the  greatest battle in an authentic history���������so wrote thc historians of Napoleon���������fought    at    Leipzig in 1813,  Each airplane must have not one or  two, but four or five, propellers/ the  extra ones to be on hand in case of  breakage; and this country is setting  thousands. It takes one hundred  board feet of walnut to make a single propeller. Add lo tins the supply needed for gun stocks by millions and millions, and it is easy to  see why the government's construction program calls for sixty million  feet of black walnut lumber each  year."���������Robert F. Wilson in St.  Nicholas.  _-.������������."_-���������,-"._.. _���������.._.._. _-.B.������ _.._..._���������,->,.������_>_..ft,. ������i r^.r������>._.  PAIN 7  *   r~~ > ������ ���������  NOT A B!T!  LIFT YOUR CORNS  OR CALLUSES OFF  IMf*   hiinnhnfl-        Annlvf   ft*-**   d^SSS  ���������-.__- _..���������. _.-__.   __^^- ~    -~- r  ^^ m  m0   .0 -w- -I   -W-f_r *_.  then  just  iifi them  away  with fingers.  Heais Skin Trouble  One Cake Soap and Two  R_*_v___<2 Hir-fry-Ant.  w;vwv  viii-iiiviii,.  .Terrible itebing on back of neck.  After three weeks got flaky and became sore. "Was reel and scratching  caused sleepless nights. Got Cuticura  Soap and Ointment. ---Itching not so  bad- after using .hem. Now bet-led.  From signed statement of Mrs. William Quigley, "Windsors N. S_  If Cuticura did no more than soothe  and heal eczemas, rashes, itchings and  burnings, bringing speedy comfort to  tortured, disfigured men, women and  children it would be entitled to the  highest praise. But it does more. Bousing the Soap exclusively for toilet  purposes, allowing no other aoap to  touch your skin,you will in many cases  prevent these distressing experiences.  For Free Sample Each by Mail address post-card: "Cuticura, Dept.A,  Boston, U. S. A.''   Sold everywhere.  *mproviiig on  German Methods  Mustard Gaa Made By Americans Is  a Fluid  Mustard gas that is so much talked o? is not a gas but a fluid.    0_ne  authority estimates  that    the    Huns  used 7,000 tona of this gas in an offensive lasting less  than three days.  Some time ago it was stated by officials   that   the  American  brand     of j  mustard gas    would    be    one-fourth  more  toxic than the kind used     by  Germany.    This may or may not be  true but one German order issued in  July to the Huns facing the Arueri-  cans  northwest of    Chateau-Thierry,  states that one attack by the    Yankees   produced 500  casualties.      The  order continues: "Symptoms of sickness  make us  suppose that the enemy is  using a new  gas that resembles our Yellow Cross.    This gas appears  to   have  more  harmful   effects  th-ii. Sii** '*tr?.s  co__t?.!!iod  ?'*   shells  ut>'  to  thc present  time.     Gas poisoning  still occurred among those who took  off their masks after wearing "them  for 12 hours.    We evidently have to {  deal  with   a       new      gas.���������Saturday  Evening Post.  Eating Mot- Fish  Nine representative wholesale fish  firms in. Ontario sold 8.500.000" pounds  of fish during the first five months  of 1918 as compared with only 5,-  000.000 pounds of the corresponding  period of 1917. Consumption of sea  fish in Ontario has been increased by  about 200 per cent., in Western Canada 100 per cent, and in Quebec 25  per cent. For the whole .Dominion  there  has  been an increase  from  50  This Is one of the many ailments  for which Zam-Buk is needed at tho  front. It soothes tired, aching feet,  heals 4ilisters and cures " trench  feet." Jttegular applications of this  bairn will keep the feet in perfect  condition.  Pte. Frank {Jaskln, of the 4th  ���������Canadian. Infantry, -writing from  France, says: ** After heaVy marching. I find nothing bo good as Zam-  Buk for sore and Tired feet."  Your soldier friends need Sam*������  Buk also for cuts, burns, barbed  wire scratches, and sores of all  kinds. Be*sure to put some in your  next parcel. All dealers or Zam-  Buk Co., Toronto. 50c. box, 3 for  11.25.  A Powerful Medicine.���������The healing  properties iu six essential oils are  concentrated in every bottle of Dr.  Thomas' Eclcctric Oil, forming one  of the most beneficial liniments ever  offered to the use of man. Thousands  can testify as to its power in allaying pain, and many thousands more  can certify that they owe their health  to it Its wonderful power is not expressed hy its cheapness.  .,1 .1,-.        r,c.Cc,,-,-x\r.4VC.        4~.(        (.00   1.00  *  V    ***������1*^������_J������_"  ������������_���������*_��������� *k   -"  ������    ������-- Hy������V������4.������H,(|jW -*-��������� *r       -      ^   f   7.     ^   ~-  men.       Not  more  than   150,000 Avere  gathered,  on    thc field of Waterloo.  Sixty times  that number face     each  other  daily    on  the    western   fronts  from Flanders to the Adriatic. When  the    Americans  arrive    iu    adequate  volume    to encourage  General  Foch  to make the final  throw pi the dice  for    victory, _ the ... fierceness  of  the  struggle 'may  swell  the total casualties    to    60,000,000      and    reckoning  America's   ������10,000,000    per    day and  our own   ������8,000,000 it 19 conceivable  that  the war may entail a final cost  :r\ rvnn at\n t\nn    r.~  .l\J,x4ULf,KJ\J\.l,x4\/\4t       74.  to    tne  1*  tor every _r._n__.t_ being alive on  thc globe. Taking into account the  armies and navies and munition  i.'orkcrs of thc nations employed  ���������since the outbreak of hostilities, it is  probable that 100.000,000 men and  women will have beer directly engaged in the prosecution of the  kaiser'?  "three months' war,"  Subbubs  (10 visitor)���������Oh, how are  you?    Cg'uc right in. Don't mind the  dog.  Visitor���������But won't hc biter  Subbubs���������That's just ^vh.u  T  want  to scf.    I only bought him this 1110m-  4tt cr.���������r.i .i-'t-for-.   Hxnositor.  This new drug is an ether compound discovered by a Cincinnati  chemist. It is called free-  zone, aud can now be obtained in tiny bottles as  here shown at very little  cost from any drug  store. Just ask for free-  zone. Apply a drop or  two directly upon a tender corn or callus and in-,  stsintl** the soreness disappears. Shortly you wiii  find the corn or callus so  loose that you can lift it  off, root and all, with the  hngcrs.  Not a twinge of pain,  soreness or irritation; not  even the slightest smarting, either when applying  freezone or afterwards.  Thi!.  drug   doesn't    eat  up the corn or callus, but  shrivels    them    so    thcy  BOJloosen    and    come    right  KJBout.   It is i.o humbug! it  [j1  gjworks like a charm.   For         a few  cents you .can get  rid of every hard corn, soft corn or  corn between the toes, as well as  painful calluses on bottom of your  feet. It never disappoints and never  burns, bites or inflames. If your  druggist hasn't _.ny freezone yet,  tch'him to get a little bottle for you  from his wholesale house.  Wise inotncrs who kiiuw me virtues of Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator always have it at hand,  because'it proves its value.  way  of    other  greeted  by  Archangel  XX. _  Has Been Knit Up    With    English  For Centuries  The port of Archangel where the  allies are now gathering, with a view  to securing thc railway to Pctrograd,  and menacing the Germans in Finland and along the Baltic coast, has  in a most curious way, been knit up  for. centuries with the English. The  Norsemen,    who    came here, in the  A colored conscript on ms  the   train  wit  ha   number   oi  prospective  soldiers   ~.v  a friend.  "Mello, Mose! Where you goin'?"  asked the friend.  "Ah ain't goin' no place. They's  takin' mc," answered Mose ��������� St.  Louis Post-Dispatch.  + *������*-���������* 1. ������vl*_ _*  S0 T_ Y XXX m^A- V  _-_���������������     A 1-/���������*���������*���������_ ���������**    li-ictrnrx-' Irt    fY-\A(.  \~V X, ���������__   __ -_-    \~. fc.*-,y .-.-.XT' ~7~- 0X   J    J m -~ ..-���������_-  ,f.  m\  SB F'PH  The  Speed  of an Antelope  It   is   estimated  that  an    antelope  can   travel  at the    speed  of  40   feet  or more for each second.  Minard's  Liniment  Cures  Garget  Cows.  in  ._  Drums Afar"  with    the    noma,d tribes,  the  Samo-  yedes,   the  Zyryans,   the   Lapps,   and  the  Finns,  found 'perhaps   their  first  chronicled    in  , possibly the greatest  of .all .Fnglist_imcnf.   Alfred, ^ing    of  Wessc-c.    It- "(vas "'Alfred who, in his  great Saxon Chronicle, told the story  of Othere and.  his    Norse    traders.  That  was  in  the  last days # of     the  ninth  century.    But  then,  six aud a  half centuries after,   lo      the      very  ground  which   Othere  had    trodden,  came the Englishman, Richard Chancellor,  one of  the pioneers    of    the  Muscovite company, and the  practical founder of the city.    Here, thirty  years later, on  the lower reaches  of  the  Dvina,  an   English  factory    was  founded and a fort built, with the result that almost immediately     afterwards thr. Tzar Boris declared Archangel a free port.    In those days it  was  the principal,  indeed    the    only  port  of  Muscovie.     But    when    the  Tzar   Peter  founded   St.   Petersburg,  his insane jealousy for lhc city lie had  named after himself,  caused him    to  place  ridiculous  ��������� restrictions     round  the   port   of  Archangel,   so   that     it  rapidly became, what    climate     and  lime would no tlpubt eventually have  made  it,  a   sort of  back  door    into  Russia.  c_n  to preserve  -*-l-*.>-������, ���������+������*_������������������������IT_r_L____������*_r  ULirO  Jt *M.JlJl������0O> <_..  food values  \J J       ���������������__,__ Al__,  choicest  grains.  .-,   _ k_ -������   ���������_  M M M __*MMM__ Tf  TP  John Murray    Gibbon    Publishes  New Novel in Which a War  Romance Is Interwoven  War is the background for most of  our thoughts today, and a novel without ;_ war tinge would seem almost  out of kci-pinf.. In. "Drum,*. Afar,"  the. new novel by John Murray Gib-  l)r,i-tp ihe war interest is kept subdued  till tlie latter part of the story, which  inih't-f! vilu'.'it'-- with cfhnc? oF the  v.reat coiillict. Canada plays its part  in this inlernalional romancf*, the  aulhor obtaining souk... vivid local  color from ;. Patriotic Fund Coni-  (lai'.'n ami ii-miii i.iif ..ailing ol. L  irst .'nnailmn Kxpediiionary Force,  I_������������������:.���������.��������� ribi',1 in  a .sul.liil.' as an  interna-  I lional romance, "I.-nuns Afar" has as  it*- lifi-o a. linppy-i.'O-lui'l.y young  I'.iif..lYlimaii   v. ho   al'U'.i'     tlin.i.'.     year..  1 of Oy.ford I .'niviTsity .vitli vacations  in (ii-niiany and l-'rauco, heroines :i  oircrI 01    of  NERVOUS TROUBLE  The nerve system is thc governing  system of the whole body,  controlling the heart, lungs, digestion     and  brain; so it is not surprising that nervous disturbances should cause acute  distress.    The first 'Stages of nervous  debility are noted by irritability and  restlessness, in    which    the    victims  seem  to be oppressed by#their nerves.    The matter requires'immediate  attention, for nothing    but    suitable  treatment wiii   prevent ^ a    complete  breakdown.      The   victim,    however,  need   not ''"despair".''' for'" even"-1 severe  nervous disorders may be cured.  by  improving the condition of the blood.  It is because    Dr.    Williams'     Pink  Pills actually make new. rich   "blood  that this medicine has cured extreme  nervous disorders -after      aii      other  treatment had   failed.      The    nerves  thrive on the new blood   made     by  these pills; the appetite improves, digestion  is better,    sleeplessness     no  longer   troubles    the    former    nerve  shattered victim, and    life    generally  takes  on  a cheerful  aspect.      Every  sufferer from nerve troubles, no matte* how  slight, should lose no  time  in> giving Dr. Williams' Pink Pills a  fair trial, thus regaining    their    old-  time health and comfort.  You can get Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills through any dealer in medicine,  or by mail at 50 cents a box or six  boxes for $2.50 from the The Dr.  Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville,  Ont.  ���������n.     tf    x     _c  me -."������til OS  Action.  _  ��������������� ���������__ &   a  r lauui 0 we  las-si sft tlse  mra.  _ m.M -n       __r������* ���������_������ ��������������� ���������  IBttA   Hi_T__tl   Effi-atSlfii   ������)_.������*__*__flTB      I  VUV   uigvi   a _.mmv   ____V������S"-_5       ������  lb.- Famous Soldier Poet of Italy  Italy's famous poet, whose flying  feats ate the admiration of his countrymen, has not the slightest fear of  death, and he has a presentiment  that he will die: in action.- To a  friend who interviewed him he remarked: "My wordly life is ended.  What can I do after the war? I shall  write no more. Every time I go off  on an expedition I hope it will be my  last. x uat is tut. reason ..or my  fearlessness. The finest end I wish  for is to die for my country,"  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.  Certain morbid1 conditions must exist in the stomach and intestine.-, to  encourage worms, and thcy will exist as long as those morbid conditions permit thev-.- to. To be rid of  Ihcm and spare, ' the child suffering,  use Miller's Worm Powders. Thcy  will correct tho digestive irregularities by destroying the worms, conditions favorable lo worms will disappear, and the child will have no more  suffering from that cause.  This week's story from the front:  Thc sergeant and the lieutenant  were conversing about the new recruit.  "'E's thin as a ramrod,' and 'c  don't even look strong enough to  'cip in thc store," complained t he  sergeant.  "He'll do to clean the rifl  gested the lieutenant.  "And 'oo's    a-goin'    to     pull  through?" wailed   the   sergeant  mally.  es,    sug-  itr.  dis-  ''l-o yoil  unlucky?"  "It is���������il they're .all hungry  joint is not lai-go."  Ixk W represents  all thai is best  in cereal foods  -   ' ' r  ,"��������������� ir.. +-*_<���������_-������*"���������_*��������� ~trr% 1 "r> i- ������  i  xo our yovern-  menifcs require  ii'tfiiiTrS.  ,;.'..v;_ **������_'t ') 1 )���������:������������������*. 1 \4.t -.. ti i 4   it  (J  Canadian Battle Cry  Significant of Spirit  Destruction of Hospital Ship Is Not  Forgotten  The correspondent of the Morning  Post at the* British headquarter.1, says  that when the Canadians poured  through the broken Drocourt line,  their grim bat.tie cry which had taken them eastwards across the plateau of Lantern.,, was heard again.  The Germans wondered what it  meant. The plans for Canada'*, share  iu the o.Tensive were known as the  "I._,C." scheme. Less than half 0  dozen knew wlmt the letter--- .i.e.'.:.,  but when the Canadians had b.:eu _c*  crctly moved to the Sonim.. country,  according to ihe ".L.C." scheme ou  thc night before tho. attack thc men I  \\-<:r.' told that the hller*. stood for  "Llandovery Castle." The. troops, hud  not forgotten the destruction ol' their  hospital ship by .1 U-boat and with  "Llandovery Castle" as their battle  cry they fought as never before.  Good Place to Leave  A Washington man on a recent  visit to a benighted .section of a  southwestern state Mas .riding along  tbo h.ink*; of th._ river llr.it. writer:;  thai section, and although he had  gone some, twenty miles or so In.-, had  not in all that distan.-.c. noticed :i .tingle JisliciiM.ui. Mi cliiij. .1 man lnum-.-  11-.;   1.1,1.   1.11   , ,i,..in,  n,   .,..._-Y_;  "W'liy doesn't some one fish in this  riv ei "."  "Ain't no fish," was the laconic n ������������������  spoilt-.!.:  of the  native.  "No fish in such n beautiful river  ���������H lli.sl" ivclaiith'd (he astoni-hed  \\.'.:..iJu..;loniuu.    /'Why  not?"  The naliv** la.-ily .....ft.... Iii.- ,,r,pi..  tion   and answeriMl.  "Stiiiiit'i-r,    ef    vou tmild  I'll   mill.-  S1LI- HEFENSE  DEFEAT BACKACHE AND KIDNEY  TROUBLE WITH ANURIC.  Many people in Canada havo Buffered  from rheumatism and kidnojr trouble and  havo found Anuric to be th������ most sue-  cofiaful roraotly to overcomo theso painful  and dangcirouu ailmonte.  Tho lucky pooplo are thouo vrlio havo  heeded Nature "o tvarninj- B-gual in timo  to correct their troublo with that now din-  .- - m    T-i     T\. .__     -.1*1 _������������������    - i   x ...  ���������       *������  -uv.rjr ux i'i. _. imico 0 utuM-u - Yniunc.-  You ehould promptly heed tlioso xiamingir,  uomo of winch aro dizty spells, backacho,  irregularity of tLo urine or th������ painful  twi.ij*<v* of rli nil mat I wm, n(.iatifta or him*  bago. To delay "way niuko puvoiblu tho  danffcroui. i'orm.. of kidney diaonao, such  as diahctoB or ntono in tho bladder.  To ovorcomo I1i6m_������ diHtioHohip- condi-  tlows you (should tako plenty of oxeri-i*.-*  In the* open air. avoid a heavy meat diet,  drink frerjly of "vrat** nnd at onch meal  tako "Dr. l'l������.r(-o'������ Anuric* Tiblots (double,  strongth). You mil, in a short timo, find  that you aro ono of tho firm i-i-Iornem of  Jl   ..    ..   wl.        r. ~     0���������..    7x707.70     r\~     _������.-..���������������    _^ >.C#_l.l.r.w,M  JJull- .*-������ .VI.    ..ur   ... tr   .......j     .10    ^f .....     ������������v.|^...st'������ ...  bomi i_T. V. Iii. _.'_������_'-*-., _*>u_iVlu, I*f, \..,  or Bridgoburg, Ont., 10c for trial plcff.  i3t. OatlitirhiO-J, Out.���������I'or cevcra.  yearo X Buffered  with k ravel and  id lit ivric acid,  euvinhiK rliouiiiiitiu  paint.. ISfothinH;  ���������������ver hoi pod  mo  ,1.1    iv...        ���������* until 1  (.oiinniMU'c*-.  /HUmA   ' ���������������������������' ton Ilia LU     -U-iu.     '.iiulll-,  1mma.-x.01.     _     imiiii      ft||<*, th(.  fi|.Hf. i}^nf,  I noticed wiw������ iiml.  Hie gravel had din-  appetirod   and   has  novor made* a r*.rippi.arnne������.    My j.eneiul  hcaltli ha������ improved .ind 1 <u������.vo n Iwttov  k__.������vo condition f-nd my e.y_'_.*'������lit i/oenn  Sii.tti.r iiin T iiii������������i1 .r������ Ihivi* ni'Ai fllwv.v njii'll*.  ut thiitvn I thought I would faint, but, 1 Iii.hu  no ...iiiriir ttoulilo u\~.   Mv only n^itt ������������  *'  \.  .fi  V  A  V'ki^]}*^*^**^  | ihi."- e.Miutiy ;is easy as a tilth can, tlo I ihat I did mot knu,i ot AnuHi. lioforc."  M*ii   M-el.viii   you'd   In-   here?" ' ���������MuU. M. MAUOtU-M,   1*J<   AllOtt. '.:',..   '" ���������5afm-*^r"TiP_i__aBi irygB-gg  __���������$*������*���������������*������_ ^^"^^rafff^^mxy-sfSS  tf  ; ������-~rzs  _-*. -__.������_-A__-*       V-sasg-taay _a *5_T_i9        =������������������=������������������ SY V S Br? offf  THE ORESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription :->__������__. a. yeax* in advance;  $2.60 to U.S. points.  C. P. Hayes, Editor and Owner'  CRESTON, B.C.. FBI  _Lr_ta. x .-<  ip-******!"!-.    ������������������*���������->  Lfl-.'U,  J_>  For the fellow who likes to make  in\*estments when the spirit moves  him or when aiSuence of modest  proportions admits, as well as the  younger- generation who are being  encouraged to acquire tlie saving  habit, the Dominion finance department has hit upon a happy scheme  to accomodate any and all classes  who wish to save by way of a gilt  edge inve*_.t.??___nt--  The medium is the War Savings  Stamps which are now on sale at  the pcstouuce, and which may be  purchased for 26 cents or any mul-  ple thereof. The scheme is worked  out on a scale whereby even $4 so  invested grows into a five spot repayable in 1924, though the correct  idea is to aspire to invest $40 in  dne course and five years hence  have $50 coming to you.  Provision is made for registering  these War Saving Stamp cards  while in n_*������������Aj-ja of beine filled wxs  ��������� ��������� **��������������������������������� ���������- ���������'mm ������ ~*~--v-r 4* m m ^y m.m,������dmm-**X m.m, g~r  and in every way this smaller in-  ITAflt'-Y-A**-'    *__**    -BH������r_6*     ~m fm .. *.*- ���������_?_������������������������.    .___. ���������, -3     _-,���������_-__.._.".������_--.  *oouu&ui-v  ao juav   _������o  oai-o  O-HVJ   OlUC  ttCJ  Victory Bonds.  Too, all the arguments used in  connection with the Victory Loan  apply to the W.S.S. Canada needs  the money the sale of these stamps  will provide just as urgently as she  does the proceeds of the recent loan.  For a Christmas present; for children nothing quite equals the purchase of a few of these thrift  stamps to get the youngsters in the  saving habit.  Talk it over with the postmaster  who is chuck full of arguments in  f������,vor of the good work, as. well ss  having much literature telling all  about the scheme.  food production the better to meet  the world's hungering call for sustenance."  With such advocates as Senator  Borah of Idaho at Washington to  see that Kootenay Flats reclamation gets due consideration in the  new U.S. scheme of things to increase production, as well as to  take care of the returned soldiers,  and with th������ B.C. engineers report all that is needed to come to  some deoibion on the project, certainly aii things point to the likli-  hood of there being something stirring on our long exploited drainage  proposition.  The local member, John Keen,  can be relied on to keep things  moving at Victoria. Both ends of  his constituency stand to benefit  by reclamation, and he has never  been backward in stating his determination to keep the project before the government until action is  is taken or good cause shown why  it should not be tackled. And to  date it cannot be gainsaid that  Mr. Keen has- delivered the goods  both on reclamation as well as irrigation.  fl  I_l\<W*_f_-f_IIO  _<0_<**%*_4l  lpruuiuR mWrn  wmjrm.jrm  r;   8811 MV  u.u*  uy   ..j  With the war over, the flu a thing of the past, and food control regu-  _***_?_      YX7___.  Ima-VTA    trxirx  XXXM V v.*      00TP  suggestions to offer, but in the^ makmg^of tne numerous gooa tmngs to  eat we call attention to a few lines in our thoroughly complete stock���������*  r- \  '       '       "��������� ~x. ~ - ..'���������'.' r-^>-  Gold Bar Raisins,    bunmaid Sultanas,    Australian Currants  C0 4r*~\. It' TT.        1 A 1 t    TH        a  ltron, grange ana jL_,emon reei.     Aimona irasce  Shelled Almonds and Walnuts  Wethey's Mince Meat. Bakers Chocolate  _i.ic.iiii  _���������--/->.���������-������      i**-* !������������������������ *���������*���������**���������  ti.\Jxx    jl  luiit  'TTrid~*'Yv, dry  l-< _���������*-������. I*-*, I-v ��������������� __*>    ' ������-���������? .v,0������*r\r.  jS~0<SSjit\JXTx0       JS__^������__4 XXx3  ^t&X   S-* /***.������-*������*  0x~fXXSxJvX ft,  3 r-% \������r-x  *v ctrvv_-  Complete stock of Extracts and Spices  Our goods are freshest stocks that can be secured.  XJ_f#_ra_M?_a.f* Ot������sSerx9  General Merchant  MeVsmESS- W Mfsxi&f&ffm, Sm ~-9-WAw\fn  Ladies* and Gentlemen,���������The h?g  car of flour and feed is now a. thing  of the past, hut hot on its heels are enquiries as to when another car will be  ordered. With regard to the next  car the order cards should reach you  to-day, but before making out your  order please give this letter a third  reading. Bran and shorts are very  scarce and hard to get, though I wiii  jju ohi.a i^ty deliver fii^e ton5* of sho-**"-'*'  and three tons of bran.  This week I have arranged with my  milluien to supply me with a mill-run  Oat Feed. This feed is pure oat hulls  finely ground with a percentage of  oat flour mixed. I have had a sample  of this feed sent me and have tried it  out with several of my neighbors hogs  and cattle and they eat it. greedily.  The price vvlll not be snore than $1.90  per hundred pounds, and I think some  less. Please include a sack of this in  your order.  I have also arranged with my mill-  men to supply me with Oilcake Meal  in 10-pound sacks for around 60 cents.  There is nothing in the world that  quals Oilcake Meal for putting a glossy  coat oc������ horse, cow or pig, and think  how cheap it is. It will be still cheaper in 100-pound sacks.  If you wish whole wheat or graham  flour order it on the cards and if possible I will procure it for you. I think  a nice order for your pigs or cows  would be: One 10-pound sack Oilcake  Meal, one sack of shorts, one __of unill-  run Oat Feed, and one of our choice  Chop Barley.  Our bran and shorts are away a-  head of anything that is sold in this  Valley, and our flour has such a " reputation that I* sold hundreds of dollars  worth more than I expected. The  floar will be less in price this time.  <oThe lust car I ordered over $500 of  product., in addition to what was on  the order cardb, aud tlie whole car waa  sold in two days, though It took a  little longer to get it delivered. If  the people order a full   cur,   which   I  believe they will, it will be impossible  for me to add to same, so please be  sure you get your order in not later  than Dec. 17th.   From your friend,  T. M. EDMONDSON.  m~*m    Si I *"*"*"* ���������_____������ ������_r*t_7*. ������_*   v*.   Wuv   ������*__.������������������S2-_. O       _.���������������___ _L-������_r&_i  Greenwood and Kaslo are the only j At the coast the rumor persists that  towns in the interior with the nerve I the owners of the Trail smelter will  to say they had no aases of flu during 1 take over and operate the Greenwood  the aecent epidemic. 1 smelter.  Fernie have died  from ' the  effects of  the flu.  Even with about 30 cases of the  trouble >t_ town Jast week Pentictot-  Hf ted the flu ban.  vv hen uuO __irssnwoo-u. 3i___������������-.sr c_oseu  down last month it was discovered  two of the employees had been with  the tii-in over fourteen years.  Although stue!te_? employees at*  employees at Trail have given ������102,000  to patriotic causes they still have $16,-  000 ir*. the treasury, which is being  held to help out returned soldiers who  are totally incapacitated for work.  I  ___.%__���������  Ifj as we have every reason to  believe, the work that Engineer  MoKay and his crew are doing  alon/__ the river between Kootenay  Landing and Porthiil, i__ all that  remains to he done in order to provide all the data needed to decide  as to the feasibility or otherwise of  the reclamation of Kootenay Flats,  it is to be hoped nothing will tran -  spire to prevent the speedy arid  thorough getting together of all  material relevant to the making of  such an important decision.  While a olear-cut announcement  as to the practicability of reclamation is of foremost importance,  there has always been much uncertainty as to whether the project  could be financed, and more ospeci  ally as the lands on the U.S. side  are privatoly-owr.cd. __:_ his latest  .-ddr-psa to oouyrt*������H President Wilson has made it dear that insofar  as money is concerned no feasible  project to inc/par.} tho world's food  supply must, be overlooked. The  Spokane Spokesman-ltevicw in discussing the president's plea for  reclamation states:  "President Wilson made it plain  in life* address yesterday to oon-.  nr-i./joD thf-t- lie is ������__ cordinl  accord with tho tar-_.eoi._K plans of  Secretary of the Interior'Lane to  give a now and tremendous impe-  t**if- to the reclamation of arid, ent-  ovor and awump land-i. 'Plans  iihould ho made,' said tho president,  "for ouch d.V---..6p._.--i._i- of our unused lands and our natural resources as we havo. hitherto lacked  Mtimulation to undertake*.'  "That stimulation in now oreatwl     .-���������^-���������.a u>..-i--.i.i win im wwivm1 hy iii.. Miniu  L.r    -J...  __.....���������,__.,.*������_....._   _,���������#_   ,._....   iA   t*r ot _4in.Hk iu.1 later than imii on llni DM. day  hy   tho pressing nee-l unci duty oi   ,.f j,U)���������ary> yJW< frt,. t,u. v.ritciiv.iu-. of ___.-..._i.���������i  n������v������v_fliM-*   AinnlmimMt.   f/..*  tv.f,.^... I %mj- u> WA .*..������������?_������������ >*^.���������������������*!���������..������������" ������������,<,������'*'. ���������r"*  ......... .,^ _ x      .. ���������    ��������� ........I...,  ..hud tiiiu, xxumvf ������jii������', -noauinm.  mg sokuors, giving huoii or inom as ������.r .v.i������r ivi< i, on an uiVa ,.i������nat<a on L. i.i,  want Homo-. OU lU-i noil :U_ opportU-      Tw.;*Vw-m"wHV'V*"i? nVlnwVia tor romnval of  nit-i*   tr-i    r^T"'. ���������t������-   ������������������������������-*-    f t"--'i>r''>|.''' ' t'ral'*'-*'-  "I...     i ->    ni-"..      ......    .,.., i....,, .i..,.w.. i* ___ i,u������-.|-   iiariii'iiliii'M  <>r   Hie  I :ii|iW   I, i.ii-hmm-. i  desiro and liMit-aming t Uo country's   n!--:M'itt" "'*'"or iU"u"'t i'tm,u,,v' *���������'"������������������������^������K''  xt^ijc:  I   ���������**������������������*'  ��������� *~m_~������ ���������  TlfWBEH SALE X 14*77  Hoiilwl tflndorH will ho rocolvod by tho Via  lrlot, ForoHtor. Ora������ihrcol_, not li_.,or ftian noon  on tho 20th <lay or DoooniW. 11.18, (or tho imr.  chftfio of Meonm- XH77. to out 1(100 coi.Ih of  oonlwooil from (Irlftwood iiltmitod mm. mouth  of Kootomiy Kiyur. uoiir lC������v.tonay La. ill I off.  Kooloniiy DIhItIcL **  TlrVft   VOII-fT.   Will    ll������    illlr>l.r���������.l    /���������������    _^��������� <        0  timl-nr."   "l  Further iinrtlniilnrH of tho Chief  For-raHtor,  viotorla, I..O., or DlHtrlot, Foroi-tor, Cranhrook,  TIMBER SALE X 1643  d bMV_OPSI3 OF  lAWD act amendment  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed  lands only.  Records will be granted covering* only  land suitable for agricultural purposes  and which is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emption-*: 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  five years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing  and cultivation of at least 5 acres, before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, beeausf-  of ill-health or other cause, be granted  Intermediate certificate of improvement  and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residents*  may be Issued provided applicant makes  Imi.rovo-vtents io extent of $300 per annum and records same each year. Failure to make improvements or record  same will operate as forfeiture. Tltlo  cannot bo obtained on these claims In  loan than 5 yeaA, with improvements of  $10 per acre, Including 5 acres cleared  end cultivated, and rcia'donco of st  least 2 years.  Pre-omptor holding Crowr. (./rant may  record another pre-emption. If ho require*, land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made and  residence maintained on Crown granta**  land. . _.._.__  Unnurveyed areas,  not exceeding   20  acres,   may  ho leased    as    homoaltos;  title to bo o_.tn.ined after fuluiiiug resi-  iduntlal and Improvement conditions.  For grazing and Industrial purposes.  areas exceeding 640 acres may ue loosed  Isy one porson or company.  PRE-EMPTOI-.S' FREE GRANTS ACT.  Tho suopo or this Act is enlarged to  li.ciudo all pci-ionn Joining and uervlng  'with HIb Majesty's Forcos. Tho timo  within which tho heirs or devisees of a  doeousod pro-emptor may apply, tor  tltlo under this Act is extended from  oi.e year from thc death of such porson;  uu formerly, until onu your after tho  conclusion of tho present war. This  privilege iu also made retroactive.  TOV-Mn- ������*E PROPERTY ALLOT NIC NT  ACT.  Provision   Is  mado  for  the ^grai*,. to  |ii_ituiii*.     iiuiiiiiiM       iiiii_uiii|il*_i.uu     Abiou-  <ll_l|il_l     Xx4     I\U di.���������..'--     ..'li...      __i_r     C������-������.>l.     Cr������  uuoh proportion of tho laud, if divisible.  un the payment... already mado will  cover in proportion to tho uulo price of  tho whole parcel. Two or moro persons  holdlnn; nuch Agroomontu may group  their IntoroHts and apply for a proportionate ulloln'io-it joli-lly. If 11 ... noi.  eoiiuldoi'ud ndvliiublu to divide tho laud  :'--'YY  BW������.8li--tliB_IMnW  Canyon City Lumber Comply  LIMITED  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  SI?, EDMUN'D WA!_K_:R.  C.V.O.. I.L.D., D.C.L. President  S'J*. JOHN -*"D.rrner-_lMftrmccf  K V. p. JONES. A_s:t C-ii'l. t*-\x,.-s.er  Capital Paid (J?, c:5,G00,000 T RESErvv___ Fur.D, . r:?,500.oc3  THRIFT AND SECURITY    i  - fc   Open q Savings i account with The  Canadian Bank cf Commerce. If more  convenient, accounts may be opened  and deposits made by mail. 6>  C: G. BENNETT Vijui^or Creston iJrnneii  mri������TWM',fgigr.f'Tir/.ifv'"ivtii-*ii_  fn-Si'i IV.1 HVM'iViHiWlltl i_ll'tot-Mil-III-UM IT  covered by an rtfipllcation for a pronoi*-  tlonato ullotiiioiit, <ui ullotimmt of land  of equal valuo noloi.ted from aviilluhlo  Crown liiiulu lu tU*_ luoallty may bo  ���������r������^r������'���������'' Thoiui nllol niontu iivi-. ���������conilltloTinl  upon piiyinont ot nil laxoti iluo iln-  CVown or lo any municipality. The  rights: of por.*ion������i to whom the pur-  chiuiur from tho Crown him agreed to ���������  noil are iiImo protected. Tho doeliilnu of  the Mlnliiler of l_i.iid.i In roHpoct to the  SidJiiHtrneiit of a proportionate allotment  u dual. Tiio iinio for niuiKliii. upitllca-  lon for tlKii-' jillotmontri hi limited to  the _nt dny of Mny, .(Hfi. Anv uppllou-  tion made a.tor thin, ditto will not ho  i.uil,iii-.,i,;u. 'i'U* t,u aUimiuviiiiii ._i_)L>t> to  town lotn anil landii of the Crown iiolil  iit_j__->til������lIn  aui'tlon.  cljir'tJoVernmeV-t  Ago'nt or  to*  .;.  II.  NAlHi'N.  Ilntvnlv   Mlininni- mt   I.iiiiO l.  Victoria,  It.  O.  bsubbSIgb. lbvobv auu n nSn *>iituiG������s  i./ioij  ������     . -      /".        ,   r  .llil   ttllli    V. tit tt 1  a _;-,_._ i  Sin^lo .tnd Double Harness nni\ Supplies  Several   Sets   t>f 8ocoi-(.l-IIant1   Harness  Coal  4iutl  Wood  For  Salt  ^ttfl.    rnxxm ^^H*Mk  twif (Mir #sn������ ^i-W** "^vf-it-P* ttjf WC -WWMWJIET^'WS   U3JT    C3 ������Sf  ������  IM  IH  i.\.xn-x.,,  I.     iim _  JL, Si...:  -_*:.���������*,".,,.  0   i _��������� *   U-4i  *   Ik  (fc-.  t&.Wim'Wmvt'i^miim^^  I  ilk i,uMLiiidjyix,U^~,m,VA^xm,\if sua -^MttMl^MMMuut  ^ISjS&SSffiS^^  l!!,",*l,2'^**^*flwmww'������?3SS3*ai&5W^^  |WI|TlWHI!WIWiri1HW  ~ '  ' ~ " ^mmmmi^^    ESQ  imm>m~i~p0~~-,s-mm SHH  -EEtG^ &    ftl  Mother Goose  Was  a Real Person and  Boston  Lived    in  E.W.aiLLETTCO.LTD.  WIN  TORONTO.CAHADA  NIPEG * MONTREAL  Perhaps the most famous woman  that ever lived was Mother Goose.  Other women, particularly a few  bad ones, have enjoyed celebrity,  but she achieved immortality.  She is called Mother Goose because, that was her name. For she  was a real person, and-dwelt in the  city of Boston. She lived in a little  one-story house with a roof that  sloped almost down to the ground���������  just such a house as one might expect Mother Goose to occupy���������not  far from the Common.  The house vanished long ago, but  the church in which she was accustomed regularly to worship still  stands. . It is the famous Old South  Church.  Her maiden name was Elizabeth  Foster. In fact, she was an old maid,  twcnlv-eicrht vears of aere���������Quite elderly for an unmarried woman in  those days���������when, in 1665, she met  and became the wife of Isaac Goose.  She    had    children and grandchildren, and it was for the latter that she  j wrote her    Thymes, which were first  j published by Thomas Fleet, her son-  in-law, in Boston, in 1716.  Mother Goose died in 1757, aged  ninety-two.  The lioad to Berlin  i  the  Doesn't Pay This Time  War Is Worst Kind of Bad Business  For the Kaiser  * One of the sayings of the kaiser  that found much favor with his deluded people was this: "Manufacturing pays 5 per cent.; international  trade, 15 per cent., but,war pays 1,-  000 per cent."    Hc  was speaking of previous  wars'  when   he   said  that,  and  holding   out  _hopes  concerning  this one.  In former wars against Austria,  Denmark, and France, the Prussian  militarists got results which enabled  them to talk to business men about  war as the biggest of all business  enterprises. There were provinces  and seaports, rivers, canals, mines  and ore deposits to be annexed; there  were rich territories to be looted and  great war indemnities to be levied.  The whole thing was so simple that  even the stupidest German could  understand it. War paid against the  Danes,- Austrians, and French, and it  was but necessary to be ready, strong  and ruthless, and on a much larger  scale it could be made to -pay enormously.    So at it they; went.  P  It isn't going to pay ihis time.  Tliat is one thing that the world  . means to make sure of���������-that this  war does not pay Prussia and Germany, that it has not been good  business, but bad, disastrous business, and a class of undertaking never agam to be thought of as a means  of profit and advantage. The Prussian big business method has got to  be discredited in Prussia.  It is not enough, therefore, for  the Huns to get out of France and  vacate and restore Belgium. They  cannot be allowed to "make war  pay" nt the expense of Russia. They  have got to come out of this war  knowing that war doesn't pay, but is  thc worst kind of bad business ever  attempted. Talk is of no use in this  matter. They have got to be shown  that war is a thing out of which thcy  emerge very bad losers. Then they  will settle down to a new way of  thinking.  Always Serviceable. ��������� Most pills  lose their properties with age. Not  so with Parmelce's Vegetable Pills.  The pill mass is so compounded that  their strength and effectiveness is  preserved and the pills can be carried  anywhere without fear" of losing their  potency. This is a quality that ���������few-  pills possess. Some pills lose their  power, but not so with _ Parmelee's.  Thcy will maintain their freshness  and potency for a long time.  ���������lT_*Y . AIL  Teach Children to  Use Cuticura Soap  Because It is best for their tender  skins. Help it now and then with  touches of Cuticura Ointment applied  to first signs of redness, roughness,  pimples or dandruff. If mothers  would only use these super-creamy  emollients for every-day toilet pur***  poses how much suffering, might be  avoided by preventing little skm and  scalp troubles becoming serious.  Sam***l-,E_.c_-FreebyM_.il, Address postcard: **Cu__c._ra.Dep-. N,Boston.U.S.A.*  Sold by dealers throughout the world.  Cardinal Mercier's Lament  It i~ s, Straight I_iais Tbrougb  Air  From the-western front the shortest route to Berlin lies through Belgium, crosses the Rhine at Cologne  and continues north . via Mindcn,  Hanover and Spandau. The wear  and tear of war doubtless has ���������deteriorated the roadbed and the x-oll-  ing stock. It will be a long, hard  road to travel.  There is another and shorter road  to the capital of the, German empire.  It lies in a straight line through the  air. "    *���������  A man on a suburban., train was  discussing the war. ."I wish," he  said, raising his voice, "that a thousand American bombing planes> were  going to drop bombs on Berlin at  two o'clock tomorrow afternoon."  The whole car stirred. A thrill  passed through every one at the very  If. 1   _. rr-t -ii ._     -rx _    ...       _���������___  tuGugi-.-.        iho     ioaa     to   jocrim  j.ii-3  through the air. ���������     *  Any afternoon at two o'clock that  a thousand. American bombing planes  ���������drop bombs on Berlin, that afternoon  at three o'clock the war .will be over.  The bomb fest that will end the  war is not as near as" it should be.  But it-is coming, and the German  High command knows, it. When it  is over* the waves above the Lusitania will    cease shrilling    for ven-  Much Better  l.ovcmall had been playing for  high stakes and had lost. After  spending all he had on Miss Brass  she refused him.  "Turned you down, did you say?"  asked a friend. "Well, old chap, it's  better to have loved and lost than  never to have loved at all." ^  "Yes, better indeed," replied the  rejected one. "Better for the post-  office authorities, the florist, the mes-  .���������.-, ��������� rr rx ~    S-.fxx-       4-.-,;_.     r- r\ *- ������ r. r* f - n * - f- **���������       r.      rlrxr-e.*-,  t.V.Xlfi.V.i        l_T^_>   ,       1,1.       XrXr.XXXrXrXXXr.xx..,      _.        __._-___.-.-  waiters- twice as many taxi drivers,  tlie jeweller, and half thc theatres  in town."  Minard's Liniment Cures Garget  Cows.  Ml  . Captain Only Man* Aboard  German ships are arriving at Ulca  with their captains the only men  aboard; officers, engineers and stokers being all women. This illustrates  the shortage of German manhood.  Aged Prelate Is One of the Heroes  of War  Neither ecclesiastical nor lay camouflage neither civil nor military  twaddle, can dim thc eye or influence  the judgment of Cardinal Mercier of  Belgium. He has lived throughout  the horror of it all, and what he has  seen he is not afraid to tell. Because  of his loyalty to truth aud the cause  of humanity this aged prelate will  ever stand forth as one of the heroes  of the war. This is what he says.  of the work of the Germans in his  country:  geancc    and  "Peace."  will    gently     murmur  CORING SKIN TROUBLES  So many people, both men and women, suffer from skin troubles,-such  as eczema, blotches, pimples and irritation that a word of advice is necessary. It is a great mistake for  such sufferers and those with bad  complexions to smear themselves  with greasy, ointments.. Often they  could not do anything worse, for the  grease clogs the pores of the troubled  skin and their condition actually be- |  "We" can neither number our dead]comes worse. \  nor compute the    measure    of    our 1    When there    are pimples or erup-'  ruins.    Families hitherto    living     at 1 turns, or an_ irritating or itching rash,  ease  are now in bitter    want.  commerce is at an end.    All careers'  ruined.    Industrv is  at a    standstill  VM=������J^&&^  TmHMSJISB^i^5TO  All ja sootning- poracic solution may nexp,  ito allay the irritation,   but of course  Thousands upon. thousands of workmen without employment. Working  women, shop gills, seized and deported, old men without the means  of earning their bread, and poor souls  forlorn in beds of sickness and fever  crying, 'Oh Lord; how long, how.  long?'"  j-*4*m~mr+Tx-1)i,%    m 9\T--~f-W~~tmL     _���������**���������*w������_���������*���������'���������_  lUKPta Lirinu uui  WITH YOUR FINGERS!  *i;  You get real action on a bad corn  when you touch it with a drop or  two of Putnam's Extractor. Out  comes the corn, all shrivelled up,  peels right off the toe, roots and all.  It sure is real happiness to get an  old offender removed so quickly. Putnam's never fails, doesn't hurt when  you're using'it, never .'hurts' afterwards. Nothing else so quick, so  sure or painless. Costs but a quarter  in any drug store. Get Putnam's to-  dav.  Peevish, pale, restless, and sickly  children owe their '. condition - to  worms. Mother Graves'. Worm Exterminator will relieve them and . restore health.     :' .,' V  Some Low Priced Meats  Good jxecipe .Books  to  ������  I!  .i  *  Saves Time.  Worry  and  Waste  and a Ioi o*f discomforts when  -the morning cup  ts  3 mm, m .mm. Ml MX    ML HUM  NSTANT  POSTO-M  revfch-ar "than  iiea or coffee  Pos'fcu.m  is  free from caffeine, is made m  a moment, *.___. <_.������_-  licious. i-ruL, -the  _������' ���������  ������#  i  -������ f 0X4X 0T,   fSrSf  *_���������������-,������-*������/������   ������**._-������-*/__.  ___<_..-.___-    \J������   ������ _.k_.__r������__.    __.__,.'  k-H*-.sx<m~i     ix~���������__.___.. _-__*_������.y.  For a chongQ iry  !_  !!  Food in Italy and France  ��������� i.       /������������������'*,  Meats   are   Scarce    and .Prices  Extremely High  . As broad and wheat products  (���������formed S.. per cent, of the French  diet before the war, it has been a  hardship to substitute, other foods  there. That is partly due-to thc fact  that home baking is not customary  an<l lias not been for' generations.  Moreover the. strain of ycars of war  has made the people less adaptable  to substitutes, even when they are  comparatively easy to obtain. Until  recrnlly Ilu..'-. were three meatless  days a week, ��������� but conditions have  been improved there through conscr-  .v.iUuu na .'ii.-, aidi*. i.f llic Atlantic,  j so that l lie restrictions have been  1 r f moved.  In Italy the ministry of food has  I requisitioned the \')\H crops of  | wheal, hurley and rye. The grain  ' ���������.li.-i'Ci.gi' lias worked great hai'd-  -.liip io Italy, because of Ihe large  . p.-i t ihut bread and macaroni for  i 11.*��������� r 1 v played in Ihe. diet. Now mar.a--  iii-iii is made with Ifi per cent rice,  *..*���������,���������   .r-,-,,-,1     i-f,ii',nmp1ien.  Tell    How  Cook Cheaper Meats  Certain parts of the butchered carcasses which provide us with meat  are-comparatively low iu price, These  parts have not been generally popular in this country although they are  in great demand in Europe and also  in thc United States. Beef hearts,  livers, tripe, ox tails; sheep's heads,  calves' heads, pigs' feet and many  other parts of the carcasses might  well be used moro freely; in Canada  than they are, thus ' relievitiff the  pressure of thc demand upon roasts,  steaks and other higher priced cuts.  Any good recipe book will tell ��������� you  how to cook these cheaper meats  and make of them delicious, tempting  dishes.  that does not< cure the trouble. Skin  complaints come from an impure condition of .the blood and will persist  until the blood is thoroughly purified.  It is well known that'Dr. Vviiiiams*'  Pink Pills have effected the best results in many forms of skin disorders and blemishes. *_. This, is ������������������������������������due"'to  the fact-that tliese. pills make new,  rich bipod, and that this new .biood  attacks the impurities that give' rise  to skin troubles and disperses them;  so that Dr. Wi-Hams' Pink Pills cure  skin disorders from within the system���������the only sure way.  It should be added that Dr. Williams' Pink Piiis have a beneficial effect upon the general health. They  increase the appetite and^ energy and  cure diseases that arise from impure  blood.  You can get these pills through  any medicine dealer or by mail at  SO cents a box or six boxes for $2.50  -from The.Dr. Williams' Medicine  Co., Brockville, Ont.  L  When buying your Piano  insist on having an   g  SsUfA    _**5 S ���������*-?_____.!     B-f* __���������__. ������*_,__������������������__.      __������_ jrhJ-Ht-ffe-t* 1  WllU fliggl iiait-tf -_Vv,ii"jifl  It's the Other Way Now-a-Dayo  It seems strange to us to think of  a man's being: flogged for kissing his  wife; but during the early days of  Puritanism, in Massachusetts a sea-  captain, just returned from a long  voyage, was given a public flogging  for kissing his wife in the street,  where she had come to meet him,  the statute law declaring legal such  a punishment for this open demonstration of affection.  Start a Club in your town, where the  yottos people   c*__ ���������'  gather. Wb b__L_u  Sinai-   tables -tor'  ~t%mm.      Stti    2_-_*__'=  er onea for public' rflonm. Equipment free. \Y������__*  us   at   ones-   f~t  _-..������������    __, _.���������__,������.!.,-_._.  1UU.    ymx ..Tr^irnxm.  SAMUEL MAY a'CO,  iG__-.eW.A_.*_l__-_-������   St.  W.;   Terents  COOK'S   COTTON   ROOT  C0MP0D1������  cfc-v Sold is tbtee degrees ������S  ���������trenstb. No. i. Si t No. 2, nt  No. 3. $5 per box. Sold by. rig  draseuta, or ~t-X prepaid tn  plain paelrase on receipt of  psicfi.-?K*e,paap_-.Ifi_. _*_4Vte_!__i  THB COOK MSDICIK-S CO  T.i-nU.Qt-. iTora-xigiVlJii&r-y  _.������=  =5-  fadfe Preset.  Hoi*..*.!* "������!���������������������  mil nccMi. curbs chromic wbaknkm. tAStt vioo*  ft VIU.XIDI.__lr. Bt_.ODB__. DIBB/MWtv BLOOD ffOIBOJftl  _>__.____   KITMBB St.. ~UV~QKfi.Txitxlt.Sl. POST .Dt_  M-hdon,  'ftJ-BY V* -X1SM  _U_*B AU_������  _      lU-ST.HoOCfBBi-  *_BB THAT .MXtSU UARKBD WOW_" * _*_l_._---HOH* IS Oil  ~~n.4tt.t.~t-m. xawtmt- xo au. obbui---.-m-u_uw__  ������������VNBW D-UaSBlZABTBtBIl-. ������__-  nT 1*8 B^ mm? A,  MONEY ORDERS  .������  ��������� I,  I of       tl.  Kill     II.I  till*        ll.ll  ! un-��������� fmirl li  |      I ,:t ���������':.;<'    ���������-.I.<>rr%    . ii  . ,"n.ii;    11;(_ v   (Iiirtii^  ',,.,.   ;,, * ii,,.   r ,'u'  1   .'. .1 >     .1      I I* HC     V. 11''II  p.    I mill     ...:  ni   r\ r:iin  ' - ! ' 1 ' I '/   '  111, pi ii'M  ;   iM'i'ii   rciliicod   l>y  (..ruin   wen*    (;tl_<*ii  tin-   (.criuui.     ;nl  f p      I ", >i |l-p rir      t'' '���������)'/*  '  onl y      <nn*    v. i-i-li':, !  ���������-���������   'ni    li:ind. Hill I  rill  I III v <���������    illl ll-.'lHCll.  , I II  I I ' ���������'       II'   ..UH   ll  V.  3 m. ��������� f-H* m B_.ii"_f������  .mxZ.   -&--*   .  ���������mm #*-. -mxmmmm m m m  t**\jz3 0 un  ill!*      I l.<U\  f.n.'-"'  111 i i M   ! I  un    11 ic  I II  ti|.j>li  #.f.'���������l  I I'l   Mi I'  '.'  .1 *1  !     i'ui  '  I   r-  II  II*  II". |  I I        llll  IS  -���������I*. .11,11      I t M"  Iii    M;iy    lln-       11 Kill  .in I li������ii i/i-i|   I i.i   rc(|iii..i-  (li--    rivili.tn    pi .[rill.I I Hill  ,'i i 111 >,' I'll!.'-,    'it    re  .! . ... il        i.  WHILE AT WAR  Women Suffer at Home  T������Mro_ito, Ont.-i���������"1 consider Dootor  Pierce's Fnvorito  .Proocriptioa th*  very best of -fro*  man's tonics. I  suffered ~ ne_rero  nervous break-  dowii. I could not  slesp, Tin* treak  and tired all tho  time. I took th������  ���������Prescription' and  juat a low bottlei  complotoly built  mo up and rolieT*fi  me of my nervouci  condition. It is a good modiolne and I  am glad to recommend it.*���������Mns. AiiTMb  St-ErfAi--*. 2R0 Woxton St.  Nia������ara rails, Ont.���������"I can safely  nay that 'Favorito Prescription' did  mo _. lot of Rood. I at. one time de*  volopod woman'������ trouble; my nor you were  l'.UIII|MUtl-ljr    _>lll_l_0������*UH,   miu   *   u<--,l_-->\r    ������.���������_>���������-<_._  I had Hovoro backache and pains in my  hiUn,  HA.iuuuiii|{   (iuiiu  ini-ur  nil/   liiuu.,     jx  doo.torod, Imt did not get. relletad of my  uilmciit nnd wftfl down nnd out *rrlien. J!  Iiofl-an tttklii-f Dr. Pierce's PaVorito Prescription, ami il; no complelely cured nv*.  ���������~i,l\ ix...,a>i<:,\ mb to lic_.it!. ~wl siren[jth  that I -v-fts ab'lo to do all my own work  | nnd othors hcoulMi. I do rei.ommend  I ���������.Favorite Pr_.sorlj.Mon' to weak and all**  , ui^   Yfoinon;   llii-y   cuunot,   mA t.   butioi'  .1.1.    .11    I H O. -*-l|v.,, ,l|'lli, x'\l.    .X...I..4, ��������� i:  | 'IVrri-. n Kvts.  'i V'ttvoriit. i'n*rn i i]ilii>n Jr. Mil liiyij_OiAt-  i jnj.-*, roatorfttivi. Ionic, a soothtii_r aud  j slrent'tlienlri'/   norviuo   and   a   positive  remnhy /or tliu rhronie wei__-n������_ii.s peflU*  l\nr in vro/iicii.  Buy your  out ol  town  supplies  with  Do-  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.   I ������*lnton   Express   Money   Orders.     Five   dol*  -,- - x l������rs costs three cents.  Only Fifteen Feet in Width  BiK  V  .^  Iii    nil., ir  IIHI II rl  III  , ,, l|  .lll'l  I,|.l.  Iihth-i     mi  Ill    I III      llll  11 I',.I I        I ,1 I jlrll  ...II l.l.t.ll..  II.  till'  llll  Midget Airplane In Similar to  AlbatroBfl  The smallest British airplanes now-  being manufactured are actually of  less space than the largest birds. The  great ^lbatross has been known to  measure nearly 18 feet from whijr tip  to whiff tip. A certain type of midget airplane recently exhibited hi  London is only 15 feet in width.  "These arc tl\e machines which wc  may expect to see after the war carrying our mails/' declared Maj. Ordc  Lues of the British Aviation service, "and thcy will be ..lmost as universal a3 thc smart automobile mail  vans of pre-war times. These small  machines will be largely used by Ihe  postal authorities on account o'f thc  existing limitations of .storage aud  starting grounds in our great cities.  Postal aerodromes,  like railway  sta-  4 ��������� ., -I _��������� ..... r. !���������       1...      -.  r. r. .. _-1-   _-       __.__,._.       __   tV*.  ,. _ _,  nu������l-l    *lm_ri.    uxi    _i_.i_i xuy,    i/u^il.    \faili.i-_nf  at  least  iu   the   initial   s'lagcs   of   the  il(Vi:h>|MUci(l.  "Later Ijie problem may be solved  by the imr. of pneumatic tube'com  uuii.icaliou between thc central p.i_.t-  ofiij-.cs and tlie postal aerodromes. In  ilcliv.uui,; lotlci-f, to dihUiiC--.. of 250  intlrs nr niorr, the b������g"1ypes of nljr-  plaue will be tiVic-cl, but for local  work small machines arc Ill-fly to  be much  more serviceable.  ''_._>_ ..-l.p.UH liu*. ni.iu i.iij.;.*. My para-  c.lnitc will be (iivcii a'gnod trinl, aud  lliis, it siu*c������'..sful. will be ot great  assistance. Bags may also be picked  up while flying after the manner in  V.'hich mail  bug::   :ir<*  now  caught by  ,,,. .     ,, ...        ���������������,*..        ii   H'^'l-vc'is  trains."  J I.i-*- f.M pre_i_:_j_itiou of Dr. l'lflrco's !���������_       J , ,     ���������   ���������  i**.i I ��������� ���������"���������it-.-I   iii',ri'i  (.'m-.'..  :Vni.   -,,-ilif. by _.*i������'_-*l_! . .,,..,-,  of j.urn glyrnrino and is a ta.__per.unce j Ave We "Uoimnff to Tins?  ��������� ���������,,.,,,;, ������,.* r.J". ���������_���������.-.���������.,_.��������� xi...... ���������:_._;_!!:._..   il;rA !     "l'-:t   ;;!���������*���������.:.   t.r   ?*���������'.���������*���������..hi������-..   *>"H   rniiv  10(* tyit tribl j������l_(_-. oT lublots to lit. v_ _"___ | any okt cigarette case comeo in iianay  Pioriit.  Tn .all i'_������'   1Iol..l.  lltiCtilo,  II.   "-f.j.fui'  c-UiyliiK   '<iy     lunch."-  -'I'll.-   I'A .)���������-.-  Seeing Sugar Plans Through  Out of the last harvest thc American j>cople, by abstinence, saved 140,-*  000,000 bushels of wheat to feed the  hungry allied nations; and these same  people nrc going to stay right on the  sugar job and see it through.  Miller's Worm Powders work so  effectively that no traces of, worm's  can be found. Thc pests arc macerated in the stomach and pass' away' ift  tlic stools without being perceptible.  Thcy make,an entire and clean sweep  of .the. intestines, and nothing hi the  shape of a worm can find lot1_*enieiit:  there Avhen these pqwdcrs arc in operation. Nothing could be 'more  thorough or desirable* than their action. :.:-���������.  Cauae and Result  Mrs.  Noel���������My husband has  dyspepsia  dreadfully  lately.       ������*���������  -    .}..    i.t......    y  _._.:  _.   -.���������_....   i"...  _.VI._M.     JMll.H. i    uui    So    ,-lUUJ,     Ullt  bad  no  idea  you we're    -without  cih.1v.���������jJUi-Luii   Ti.iu;>_.iii-1..  had  r  a  ...i,,ir,.  ���������> III M  DUE-^gsr  /I  |saawiaffiS-5S_*_:  _g5__y!_*_r--.ga  ffff i j'-fs' v wy lw'i'Wi.ii_wiii_i*i*wi mmwmSBSm  aiMtMiWi-Wia-Hrat  -S-VJ  yt'ATWWF  /*nrt*w._PMrM*_.������jB_i  **w._-&._s_������._lv_s.8  .CD  1  I  CaRTEkSJ  -  ���������--vpl   O   JL/l-L-U-As   JLtflYvl    Ji alio  JL %#m       nJvrlAdl_A|_fCAU^l������  A vegetable remedy* that always gives prompt relief In eossli*-*  yaiion. Baiilshes thai tired feeiing altogether and puts you  right overnight. sH_i_._!s_es the Liver gently, but quickiy restoring it to full and healthy action, and the stomach and bowels  to their natural functions.   Making life worth living.  Sm.1l Pill rrt _^.  Genoine  Small Dose ___<������_������^^di-l____-^3~_i^^ -----  Ouuiiii lTj_t_S J)? &r-0-���������---m   -.     ���������r^*0~mx~ T0JL-. sifsnu-ura  ROSY CHEEKS SSfiSSt" ^  ilXS^~v������ CARTER'S IRON PILLS  A Cyclist's Brave Deed  Saved the Life of Young Lieutenant  T__.'     07.... -V-       0-.*-.^.  xny v_:uiwj_. ft.nun  Aii army motorcyclist at one of the  American training camps recently  averted the death of a young, lieutenant by a most extraordinary feat of  heroism, says the Popular Mechanics  Magazine. Racing at high speed  across rough ground, he drove- his  machine into a runaway parachute  that was dragging the office?* to his  death. The latter had made a practice parachute jump of 2,000 feet from  an observation balloon. A high wind  had carried him ?. considerable distance, and in landing he became hopelessly entangled in the cordage. The  parachute was caught by a strong  air current and bfown at teriffic speed  across the field, pulling its helpless  prisoner with it. At the same instant the cyclist, passing along o  nearby motor road, saw thc officer's  plight. He swerved his machine into  the field, and raced at top speed  squarely- into the middle of the bellied parachute. The ropes fouled  the machine and the weight of the  latter anchored the derelict against  j further movement.  \JmjK  ILrOU don't believe in JLiie Insurance!   You 1  X   mean you don't care what happens to your S  family after you are gene.   Setter apply 1  to-day for an Excelsior Policy. ������  THE EXCELSIOR LIFE INSURANCE ������0.1  WINNIPEG      SASKATOON      EDMONTON      VANCOUVER        S  (Agents Wanted in  Unrepresented Districts)  Origin of "Honeymoon'  Honeymoon is a modern term  traced back to an ancient custom  among the Scandinavian races to  drink mead or "methlegcn," that is  diluted honey, for    thirty days, cor-  j-pcT)Qt-"l",-lt!r   "I"**.    *-..._���������   -������nnn'_   j-cro     nftf*r  every wedding.  Lenine's Insanity  None  of  His   Hopes  Fulfilled  Have    Been  Practically insane with their  ���������dreams of thc proletariat millennium,  which seemed at hand, Lenine and  bis_associates stopped at nothing _ to  force an immediate peace which  would permit them to get on -with thc  social revolution. For this they incited the army to mutiny, raised the  mob, started civil war, which all other factions were trying to prevent,  and published the secret treaties of  the aiiies in-order to bring the issues  of the war into discredit with the  proletariat the world over. None of  Lcnine's hopes was fulfilled. Thc allies refused to stop the war at his  bidding, and not even his wrecking  Russia could force them to make  peace. Thc German proletariat did  not rise, as hc expected, and at'  Brest-Litovsk the Bolsheviki were  compelled to sign an abject and lm-  miliating treaty of peace. Never was  there a statesman more completely  discredited than Nicholas Lenine.  Bell Bottoms  Corrigan,-S. (admiring son in U.S. (  N. uniform)���������But why do they make  tlie pants so wide at the bottom, Dan  ny?  can  be  Jam Shortage in Britain  Only about one ounce of jam per  week is available to the civil population of Great Britain at the present  time. Canadian housewives should  make all the jam they possibly- can  to facilitate conservation of butter,  which will be the more needed overseas because of the jam shortage  there.  Corrigan,  Jr.���������So    they  quickly rolled up. dad.  Corrigan, Sr. (warmly)���������Ye're  son iv mine iv ye're goin' to tight wid  yer fate! 'Tis yer jacket sleeves that  ought to be wide at th' bottom!���������-  Buffalo Express.  DOUGLAS'     "*"  ��������� __fiJ_r/s__w_."5*__ a*, WGsBlS..  NfANTBTABlEIS Stomach &  Issthiisg  -���������.AUg   -{������������-_������(_'   MA**.  . PORMERUT TT_.NN___.UINS        _       ,,  | -cf-SASiiiAHD5rtAacK!'.Dn������(. troubles  no I CoBta*1-0 no harmtul drugs.    25c per box or 5  1        boxes   by  mail  on  receipt of $1.00.  fA&5Tn>&Ti?_r_i run ude-Ih  \f\r>l.U j_ ������__   jf__ __ ____!____?      \t-i-Z--Jm\2j jft  Douglas & Co., Napanee. Ont  j Prices of Wheat  F-oiii. Substitutes  mfsrv  __       ss es  es ea     ess  gl- \\smA/iAmJ?  ^4%t>em^  V0dm  m ���������������  /v_r*fe  __   _    H   SL-S   S  va. \_r ������_#  Childhood constipation can i be  quickly banished through the use ot  Baby's Own Tablets. These Tablets  are a mild but thorough laxative  which never fail to regulate the bowels, sweeten the stomach and in this  way relieve all the minor ills of little ones. Concerning them Mrs.  Eugene Couture, Knox Bridge, Que.,  writes:��������� "Baby's Own Tablets have  been marvcllotis in the case of my  baby. She was constipated and feverish but the Tablets soon regulated  her bowels and made her well," The  Tablets are sold by medicine dealers  or by mail at 25 cents a box from  The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brockviilc, Ont.  After the Party  Several members of a women's  war working party had assembled at  thc house of another member and  were chatting with the little daughter of their hostess.  "I hear you are^ a great help to  your mother," said one.  "Oh, yes," replied the little girl,  "mamma gives me a task to do every day."  "Oh!" remarked thc lady, "and  what is your task for today?"  "I have to count the^ spoons after  you have all gone."���������Tit-Bits.  _aV*  -iSL-  _'���������i-^���������S���������c_____K-!^',,'  Of Supreme  Necessity  Every soldier's kit  must contain certain  things if he is to present that smart appearance which ia so  necessary in our Army.  Of thesis probably the  most important is his razor  ��������� it must "stand-up"  under all conditions ��������� it  must be ready at al! time  so that hc can get a clean,  velvety, comfortable shave  in tho shortest time. This  ia only possible with the  AutoStrop Safety Razor  !-cc__u_.o it is the only one  that sharpen., itr. own  bladca automatically.  Include an AutoStrop In  your next Overseas package.  Price $5.00  At leading deafer* -.v.rjwli.r*  .--'.J. piidtuilc will ticiivar cut  AnttsHfrtsb Oi'i-Mrii.1 by /ir.ii  , 4    , , .,        -  _,*(-_<_, - _._������.>--I 4.11   .--._-���������*,������  AutoSttrop  Safety Razor Co.  I.-mtltJ  f.S-1.7 Dalit St.. Tor.alo. Onl.  30 fl.  /~i"  Reasonable Prices Have Been Named by Canada Food Board  The Canada food board has named reasonable prices for wheat flour  substitutes. These prices will vary,  from time to time, according to the  price of grain. *"��������� On the basis of  present wholesale prices, corn flour  bought in small quantities should  sell at from 6?4 cents per pound in  Eastern Canada to 8 cents in the extreme West; r3*e flour at from 71/.  cents in Eastern Canada to SlA cents  in the. extreme West* barley flour  at from 6_>������ cents in the East to 6  cents in the West. The Canada food  board has warned retailers that exorbitant prices must not be charged  f - m _ 0  . . . *-*  Long Standing Asthma. Many have  suffered so long from asthma and  have tried so many so-called remedies they think that there is no real  heip for them. They should read  the letters received by the manufacturers  O*  i>r.  j.  xj.  x_uCi.-Ggg 3  .-"-.St-iiliS  Remedy from hundreds of cases once  as desperate as their own. Even in  long-neglected cases this fatxiGUs  preparation brings prompt heip.  Minimize The Fire  I Peril By Using  ~  I  SkSmmm Maa-^   __H______P^ Jfe B_____T  4"-8_ ?__���������������-__   ������������    **   *���������_-��������� _*   ��������� ������  vnemitauy ���������_������e_i-cl-_.tiDgias_-_i_ig  Taking It Out in Trade  A young darky in the south, who  was of very limited - mean's, took unto himself a wife. Upon the conclusion  of the marriage ceremony he profer-  ed to the minister three twenty-five  cent pieces.  "Dese is about all I'se got, parson," said he regretfully. Then observing a disappointed look on the  face of the clergyman, he added, hastily, "but ef we has any chillun, we's  goin' to send 'era to your Sunday  school."���������Harper's Magazine.  "Si  pat  .f?  ���������Liniment Co.,  T ������������������___._-.  ___HU__CI_l_  rf-|_-.^������.       r...Xxr-XlX.r Xr-~  ��������� ---.-._     _Ukl_U.UL__,  Minard's  Gentlemen,���������In July, 1915, 1^ was  thrown from a road machine, injuring my hip and back badly and was  obliged to use a crutch for 14  months. In Sept., 1906, Mr. Wm.  Outridge of Lachute urged me to  try MINARD'S LINIMENT, which  I did with the most satisfactory results and today I am as well as ever  in my life.  Yours sincerely,  his  MATTHEW x  BAINES.  mark;  It Is Wise to Prevent Disorder.���������|  Many causes lead to disorders of the!  stomach and few are free from them.'  At thc first  manifestation   that     the  stomach and liver are not performing  their functions,  a  course  of  Panne-  lee's Vegetable Pills should be tried,  and it will be found that thc digestive    organs    will    speedily    resume  healthy action.    Laxatives  and sedatives arc so blended in    t.hese    pills  that no other preparation could     be  so effective as  thcy,  -im ir,i ,���������        ���������___*_������  In the Darning Basket  Mothers who have a family to  mend for will find this a very useful hint. Buy a length of fine black,  also some white net. Keep it in thc  work basket for mending large  holes. A big darn in a stocking or  in a little pair of woollen combinations is unsightly, but not if done as  directed. Cut a piece of net���������blacK  net for dark colored materials and  black stockings; white for light-  colored garments. Thc piece should  be bigger than thc hole to be covered���������that is ovcr lapping it. nboul- ni*  inch all round. Tack it in position,  then darn in and out of the meshes  of thc net. You will now have a  neat darn which looks almost as if  woven. Another advantage is that  llic.** net di'irn*- last longer than do  those minus thc net foundation.  There is more Catarrh In this section ot  iiie country than ail other diseases out together, and ior years it was suppc-saa t~ fee  incurable. Doctors prescribed local remedies,  and by constantly failing to cure with local  treatment, pronounced it incurable. Catarrh  is a local disease, greatly influenced by constitutional condition-* and therefore requires  cvasuutionai treatment. Hall's Catarrh  Cure, xnanufactmed by F. JL Cheney & Co..  Toledo. Ohio, is a constitutional re_-_edv, is  taken internally and .-cts through the Blood  ss. the ilucoiii Sur-aces Cii the system. One  Hundred Dollars reward is oSered for any  case that Hall's Catarrh Cure fails to cure.  Send for circulars and tcstisnoaials.  F. J. CHENEY & CO.. ToledoYOhio.    .  Sold by Druggists, 75c.  Hall's  Family   Fills for constipation.  Something Like a Beardl  Mistakes of military signallers are  sometimes amusing. A German prisoner escaped from an internment  camp, and to facilitate recapture a  description of the man was circulated. The description contained a  succession of sibilant sounds, which  rendered its reception by telephone  somewhat difficult. One signaller,  after struggling valiantly with the  prisoner's name, appearance, etc., finished thc message with "height S ft,  6* all beard and moustache." Thc  possibility of a 5 ft. 6 beard wandering about on its lonesome was questioned, with the result that thc following correction wa3 circulated���������  "Please read "small' for 'all.'"  When Hollo.vay's Corn Cure i.1"  applied to a corn or wart it kills the  roots aud the callosity comes out  without injury to  thc flesh.  Completeing thc Circle  "Can you loan mc this umbrella,  old chap?"  "I don't know. I borrowed it from  Flubdub."  "Hi: can't object. Ilc borrowed it  from mc."���������Kansas City Journal.  Tvlh-a-d'.- Liniment Cure*.  Coldi.. etc.  U. S. Shipyards at Work  Tho United States has 157 shipyards, of which 51 were in operation  previous to April, 1917, and 106 of  which have been since established. Of  these yards, 66 arc on the Atlantic  seaboard, 22 on the Gulf, 15 on the  Great Lakes and 54* on the Pacific  coast. There are 70 for construction  of steel vessels and 80 for wooden  hulls, three for fabricating steel ships  from standardized parts and four  for concrete vessels. Ultimate capacity of these yards  wiii  be     834  The Matches With "No  ___-_. _*- 0m  a mf**r>s.r*x0'* ���������  -*.-.~-iy.~iw  EDDY !s the only Cao&SIan  saaker of these matches, every  stick ol which has bees treated  with a chemical solution which  positively ensures tha match  becoming dead wood once It  has bees lighted and blows  out.  Look for the i.orda "Chemically -.elf-extinguishing" on the  bos.  j"~   iS   SO   gH-T-f-S j������-5C������Safirj>-   ill tbanSmaHpox;  _s������tb_������  a   ������J ES   __t_l-_P_____������*' <^iq������e-<eiise2u-.c._-_-(___(t_t-t_������  tha almost -__lrae*_i_<***u������ rffi������  dey, ___u_.bt-R__le3s_.ess, of AaUtyphoUVacclnattos.  Be vaccinated NOW by your physldas. yon: ���������___.  your family,   tt la more vital than henuo lDst_ranca������  ______ your _.by______o, _____gsl_t.ox������e___.-'oS " Haro  Sroubsd Typhoid.'" telling o_ Typhoid v__eclb_^  tesnlts from na , aod flanges tresa Typhoid Carriers,  TBI! CUTTEB tftSOSJATCSV, ____gK������_L__Y, GU.  M0MCIN4 VACCIBI0 ��������� SB������U__; UMBI-I U. *. SOV. UCUH  IS MBW ftRRMdH REMSOV_ _3rt. 93x9.8ff.&  ii_a__;@iini(f_.8y q^uWcg  E3   e_-_BBipg_rS^_7_*i_   _*-_<.*?_-_���������__ T-.S-S  psat Success, curks chromec vxashkss. lost v_oo_|  cal Vii*. __.Dl.S7. Bi-J-i-BBft. ������I9B_L������S*. SLOOD rOISOB.  PILES.   BtTHBR HO, D-ttlOQ_9_*8 ��������������� MAH. St. to*? t _f_9  arouoEBA ee. _?. s5S____A-;eT;t.s-*' vosscr ttrKAHBEnsa  trosoHTO. wkitx ran. PRaS sonsro am. t_������ et.o������fi  _-__-?.*-_-__-FAv_*_^ri^_L__?_i?J.^_*?5^ -_okoom. ew<������  rm��������� --;r.���������ri z ?;--.-���������   ^MmM -^ Haifa  -*r~ AMD   LMT!_.C.C.nt___  TUT T_U__>E uxn-KD trou 'vrnxMAWio-' n oM  ~,_-GWC-K-__--rM_r___B_>'_roA___-,<_3tnn-i-t-.--_n������n  3-iipways,  ot which 750 are available  for the merchant ship program of  the emergency fleet corporation. Ot  the others, 29 are building vessels for  the navy and 21 for private owners.  i  MAKES A CORN SHRIVEL  SO IT LIFTS OUT  Just a drop or two of Putnam's  Extractor on a crusty sore corn is  all you need to take away the pain.  Simply wonderful how Putnam's  peels off a troublesome old offender.  No half-way measures either. Put-  iiaux's is a reai sure cure remedy;  costs but a quarter in any drug store.  Get a bottle tod_.y.  Wealth of the Underworld  Th~ Great jEsseltth     THS*- c_s4 Isr-tsetates ������__.������ m-~m  __ertf-assy5_____-^^it___=_is*_rB_Oi_|  __u   ._*.   _K sUS* IS-1*--  93***  -WStrwon*  tfcjjv4-i-tviaZ ens fire__������ Warro, dV~spotma  ?. Less _tf.J___������*_nfV &-$9*~mtlmt. tsfths  t,~^a~naM-as-T-ff.  Fries tl put b-n. s__a  ~S.   __i^������U_sJ*ss_w,B_.suieasa������  Bald&*sS  -   s_r moiled la plain pkg.oa roocttil ������_f   0,.~-r-- ���������TgeO-f  _^^^_^^J_"^!!*>l*i.  MONEY ORDERS  Dominion   Express  Motley  Orders   are  oa  sals in live thousand offices througbsut Can-  Stop Wasting Sugar  About one-third of all suga_r used  in the homes is served in tea and  coffee. I������ au average of hair a tea-  spoonful a cup is left undissolved in.  the bottom of 12,000,000 cups of tea,  coffee and cocoa used daily in Canada, thc wast would be 120,000  pounds of sugar per day.  "Is there a possibility of saving  sugar in your home?" asks thc Canada food board.  A Culinary Hint  In making a sugarless gooseberry  pie it is advisable to leave out the  gooseberries, too.���������Kansas City Star.  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  "From Profiteer, Spy, Deliver Ua"  The 200 members of the hoime of  representatives  who  were    in     their :..--*,   ... . ,  nl;,,-,,,:      r.i      ������J.o   nnfiiinii   r\C   ij.j.   ;*__;;*:'jo3; ]��������� *V'   '>vl'*    lUlVft  joiiiL'd with thc  Rev.  llcmv N.  Cou-.r��������� :���������rr���������  den, thi- blind chaplain of the house,  in the  followinfif prayer:  "("i_H.nl Lord, deliver us from the-  hyphenated American, the pro-  (jeinKui, the spy, the profiteer, llic  par iii.*. 1, tin: .slacker and nil who  would retard thc pro:iecutto:i of the  war for human rights, human happi-  It Puzzled Him  A Frenchman learning English said  once to his tutor: "Kuglish is a queer  language. What does this sentence  mean: \SI\ould Mr. Noble, who sits  for thc constituency, consent to stand  V.,r.V.'-l*lf_i*'i* nnd be run, he, in all probabil-  Vlll.ll    1 J,*.".1* ...Jl I     1 ������     II., Ill        r-i'!l    -.-.li..  W.'l  Urn*.*  '. T  i.u.  nr-s*.  ;nifl  ibf*  ''si.ib!i*.!'������ne!.I  inaneni   xx'nrld-wid.-  mc:\fc "  >r ���������"_  ���������*���������* I*  TM-r-  I  -*ijm^&-^<  W.-.S,/.'    NM..-.  \>.-.*r/        v-y  V/  ,c/  W.  w.  U.       12.J0  A luulti-niillionain*. as be (limbed  into his limousine, snarled at a newsboy:  "No, I don't want any paper! Get  t.iit."  "Well, !;.--���������;. vr...; ydusl oil, boss,"  tiie hoy r.'plieil. "'J'hc only diffcr-  .iii.*: he... .-.-ii you ami me i.s that  you'ii*  nialciii'  your    i-crond    tnlUir������n.  ��������� - -..������(���������������     im    tnv    JliM,    ���������  Washington   .'osl.  I  KtWrNfEt:  Resources are Being Exhausted Very  Rapidly  It is only within very feccnt ycars  that man has begun to draw largely  upon thc mineral resources of thc  cartli. ___  In the last fifteen ycars he "has  taken out more iron than in all the  previous history of mankind.  In the last thirteen ycars lie has  mined more copper than was produced in all previous agc9.  In thc last .eleven years he has  drawn more petroleum from the  earths bowels, than iu all the year?  since thc world began.  Where other minerals arc concerned, the record is somewhat similar.  But the misfortune lies in the fact  that wc arc exhausting these resources with such rapidity that a  few centuries from now there may  be comparatively little  of  them  left.  fflttf BJSDG   DfftVn  USB KISb^b BUS 15  AVOfiOEO hti  OPERATION  Strong on the Count  "lhc way thc Germans count their  prisoner..." said the office boy, "reminds me of the circus barker who  stood in front of tho tout and barked:  "Walk up, ladies and genii. Walk  Up aud see the lein.iil.aljle African  hyena. Measures 16 feet from thc  tip of 1 iiu ....���������_,��������� to lln* >'���������..'. of !'.'. {ni!.  nnd iiie lanii* ...������fn?i<'*-������ |i*i<-V -i-v-i.*,. i  making .._. teet in nil. Walk right up, j  gents   and   i.uiiesY���������'l"i������ inli    i it'-.  _������*-:r***������������8   ~'"'        ��������� s*  Camebi aH War Ammalu  Tltc importance of camels in transporting war MH-plics across the .les-  -r.il'. lias olliiinlly lu .11 re* i������p,ni..i*it }><j  the Sultan oi I'.gypt.  were conferred  iii.'iiibi'M". of Ihe*  Special  tac.lal;!  recently upon native i  er������nt(!  corpn for  war ]  ai   wdini  un* pre- j  _-!. ... dr.!..��������� tlVt    ClintOII,   t_*U_U.-���������    jl   uuui-icu   -iviu    H  f������mulo trouble which caused me much  1 suffering, and two  doctoro decided  M that I would hiivw  "to go tlirough on  operation bfiore I  could -get well.  "My mother, who  had boon helped by  Lyd.a__..Pi!.kIii_m'0  ^Llllllll v������_-.������sfttblo Com-  <N*LII|^ |u.un(i, ������dvlsrxl tn-i.  R*^^^W^| t.om'i.t^Uc^d^;  - ��������� - - xrom my trouble!.  bo X can do my houae v/ork without imy  di-lici-Hy. I Mdvlao miy woman who in  afflicted with female troubles to givo  Lydia E. l'inkh������m'������ V.fKotnblo Com-  kiouad _������ tttu* un J it will du _u. much un*  thiim,"��������� Mr*. MAniK Boyd, l-llii 0th  St., N. E.f Canton, Ohio.  Sometime* tlicre tsr~ *i-t5<*up condl-  tionu whero a hoi-pita! cporation i������ tiir  vj..i,) _������i-w_i.ui_.*_������������������, Ljxr.vn u._) o _n_;i' liaiiu  nts mrinj"wA*������������*f. hnvr*hr.tr. enrrd hy thi**  ii-inoua rtkit and herb rmucdy. Lydia K.  -_,l--l'-l*_������y.."������������ X ' 0. 4���������4.0���������irxlm 4"*4\V���������.9\4\1%T.A _������ ft <\r*  _L   ,1....,,.!..    ~      -   _.,^t- ������^.������... v     *    ���������,..^.-.���������....,    ...   I-   .  doctor* havo uaid that an operation v/������w  _u*ce������Hary-~ .Wfry woman who wnntM  to avoid ar. op<.ratJrin abould f-iv*** it 1*  irnir tr-i.. b'.-f-i'i't. (.ubmlttlnj; to ������uc!i u  tryinj-* ordfa!.  It compHcatlo������8 exist, write to Lydia  K. Plnklmm M^illcfnf* (\>., Lynn, Mum..  inn*   ii'miii  in   tunny jvtH"  vill  :5i  (m.'ivici*  ai.   i'.m:ii i:.������*.���������.   ai    WUK'II   Ut<*   pre-I   ***"   *-*������������������������'������������������"       ������������������"������   n-.un.  _>_.   ...  Hcntalio.i'i   n-ere   mad.* by lln- Sulrm*. 1 *������-<Perienc# in at your aervicw.  iim^ssmmmtiim^miT I'f^rmiirsivm'-Sm'^ m^^  "*������������** t^--������W'*w.l^^^  ;. li-jiV-������rf**_- iMi i<f^JmVW-0^pii.mim-4- J 4_i *__������_- _rv������  ^W'xl-tVSm~~m~v}m~M~KJ~m-~~%mBv^^  5^S������|3SS������aflai THE CBES^OH B___.?I_iW  7  __5 __!*������ ���������*���������*. 4t~-xmm%Bmdnx4m0x _______   ���������^        __W*"B_ .    9  %__������?gi_f"i^teTran_r"is������r������2'' s srt���������#���������%���������������������������������������  II  I  Have you seen our WOODEN TOYS?  Just what you are looking for.   -  DOLLS at all Prices  all sizes and-all kinds  GUPIE DOLLS from S for 25c. to $7.00  American Model  Builders and Erectors  from $1.50 to $7.00  Children's Toy Books  from 10c. each to $3.50  Boy Scouts Footstool Series.    Copyrights  and Leather Bound Series  Cranberries,   lettuce, celery, sweet  potatoes, bananas at Speers' store.  For Sale���������Or. 3 man cord wood  sawing machine.    C.   Olsen, Oreston.  Pigs Fob Sams���������Six weeks old, $5  each while they last. John Miller,  Creston.  _tfi___x po������ Sale���������Anv cmantitv. sent  where desired. If deliyered daily in  Creston 15c. quart.    W. H, Gobbett.  STRAYED���������Prom ray premises, on  Dec. 9th, a 16-weeks old pig. Finder  please notifv .Ae    a*....-.���������,���������  \rs..*~������.:..  i  = -������K-.������tv������k,VM- *_���������    4~*0*%JT~0tL k-S-  Ave., Creston.  Ftjbnitdbs Fob Sa__.e���������1 range, i  iok    stove.    2    he������.-������������w    %-ar,~s^r.Ar.  springs,  chairs,  tables',, stands, stoye  pipes.    Attwood Ranch, Creston.  Mrs.   Chatfield,   who   has   spent  a  ������_. _. Ar. "~7 "*;-""'������ v*~i- or tne week  tached to the banner,  on a deer hunt, making  headquarters  at. the Icokcui station.  cook  A J Kinds ������f Small  ���������w..w  i iGas vo mention,    uail and see them  oys  mBm Bfii  Santa Glaus' Headquarters  ORESTON, B.O.  i������  _������_������  Here a  Meat In  se  Local and Personal  f-fr___0_,  SrSflV  This is the first question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal  worry ?  But why  Shawnm*mSi% Br-tnd  -fmf~fW-fW%f������    -T-t ~*m-m-f    &_**-_-_-___���������*���������������_  7.0 ._. ���������������-���������' 00 ���������������*������_.     (MWiMk    d^MWiytf  Finest  Quality  Cooked Hani  Lunch Meat  ta  Fob   Sale���������Two    new   homemade  rugs.   Apply Review Office.  Cranberries, lettuce, celery, sweet  potatoes, bananas at Speers! store.  Fob Sale���������Pedigreed Jersey heifer  calf, 2 months old. Arthur North,  Sirdar.  Mawson Brotaers haye just opened  out a fine new stock of Jap oranges.  Good goods at right prices.  Fob Sale���������R.C. Rhode Island Red  breeding cockerels, high grade imported stock.    Price $3.50.    C. G. Bennett.  couple of months here with her  daughter, Mrs. R. R. Piper, left for  her home in Michigan on Monday.  Chickens Wantfd���������We pay top  price foi young roosters alive. Write  Cranbrook Meat Market, Cranbrook,  B.C., stating number of birds. No  Leghorns. '  Finances are still accumulating with  the. Creston Red Cross Society, the  treasurer this week acknowledging $5  from T. Harris, and $2 from the winner of a $2 bet on the weather.  Ed. Machon left the latter part of  the week for Barnes, Win., where he  expects to spend the winter with  friends. He is' due back early in the  spring to tackle ranching again.  November vital statistics for the  Valley show ten deaths, three girths  and one marriage. The flu is largely  responsible for giving us the highest  monthly death rate experienced here.   .   The latter was  the first of the party to bring home  the venison, getting a choice 160 pound  sample on Tuesday.  Pte. Ted Mawson of the 152nd Battalion, who had been training at Regina (and Moosejaw, Sask. Y for the  past eleven months, arrived home on  Monday to spend Christmas with his  parents, haying just received bis discbarge from military duty.  Every available masi and gun has  been in the hills some time this week  in quest of deer, the light snowfalls im  Monday and Tuesday snornings making the hunting particularly attaact-  ive. So far this year it is Jdoubtful if  ths whites have accounted for a dozen deer for the entire season.  Ernest Ryckman, who came in from  Drum heller, Alta., on Wednesday,  ieft on Sunday for San Franciseo.Oa!..  where he expects to remain for the  winter. His little daughter, Dorothy,  has gone with him. Mrs. Rycknan  will follow as soon as she recuperates  from a very severe attack of the flu.  The Fanners Institute has fixed on  $7.50 per ton for flats hay at the stack.  The absence of snow up till the pres  _.nt is greatly appreciated by the stockmen. Due to the excessuvely wet  weather that set in before some of the  stacks had been covered it is feared  there will be considerable lass of feed  of this sort. ".  Watches have  Advanced 25 Per  M*       -mmim.  X7.r4.~rZ l_1  -  Therefore  it     .  have your old one repaired  for the following reasons:  1. Many of the older watches  are made of much better  material than the same watdh  if bought to-day.  2. The repairs as estimated  would make your watch the  same as new1, and would be  guaranteed for a year.  3. An examination aud estimate will cost you nothing.  xJ-xf  are always to be had  here. In meats nothing  quite equals 'Shamrock'  products.  & 00., Ltd.  Jebsey Heifer Fob Sale���������Registered, just freshened, will make first-  class family eow. Price reasonable.  W. V. Jackson, Creston.  Vice-principal Smith of the public  school bagged his annual supply of  venison in a session of still-hunting a-  long Goat Mountain on Saturday.  A telephone has been installed in  the residence of John Blinco this Week.  Other orders for installation are held  up owing to a shortage of  telephones.  Rev. B. W. .Le.s, Methodist pastor  at Cranbrook, was a visitor here on  Tuesday, with Rev. W. C. Bunt,  whose condition shows no sign of improvement.  Holly for Christmas decorations will  be available again tnis year. Mawson  Bros, have a supply on order and will  have it on sale about Dec. 20th. To  be sure of a suppiy place your order  now.  Sxrx 1--..- -  "-_    uave  Mrs. Orr and children, ....___ i__.>_-  been holidaying at the east for some  weeks, arrived on Thursday last to  join her husband, Mr. J. V. Orr, who  has opened out a jewelery repair shop  in Oreston,  At Creston Masonic Lodge election  of officers C. F. Hayes, was re-elected  master for 1919, with R. J. Long, senior warden; Jas. Ooniptorijuniorward-  ell. The installation of officers is fixed for December 27th.'  Friday last was due date for December payments on 1918 Victory  Bonds, and the Bank of Commerce reports that ail who had bonds on the  installment payment pluns were on  hand with tho "dues."  Oreston orchestra has resumed regular practices to be ready for tne masquerade ball on New Year's eve. The  organization has been  stregthened by  t\xrx       __---- 0.x-  Pfce. Fred Hurry arrived back from  Vancouyer on Saturday, at which  point he had been a couple of weeks  obtaining his discharge. He is taking  up telegraphy in that city, and will be  returning to the coast in a few weeks  to complete the course. Pte, Basil  Kerr is in Vancouyer also, taking up  electrical work.  The flu has been decidedly inconsiderate of the church organizations.  Owing to the epidemic both the Presbyterians and Anglicans have had to  forego their annual bazaars. At.  present it looks, too. as if the peace  thanksgiving services might also have  to go by the board or stand over until the new year.       "~ Y  In recognition of their splendid success in handling the ISMJJ Victory Lot's,  Messrs, W. V. Jackson. S. A*. Speers,  C. O. Rodgers and Guy Constable  have been selected to handle the drive  for Red Cross funds which will be  staged early in January. It is a Dominion-wide affair with B.C. asked to  contribute $350,000.  Contrary somewhat to The Re- j  view's editorial observation of last  Week Creston Valley has received the  honor flag for its liberal taking up of  the 1018 \ ictory Loan. The buntihg  arriyed on Saturday and is promient-  ly displayed at the postoffice.    In rec  A_n**r_������*������*������**   **'        Watch, Clock and Jewelry  -Repairing. . Next door  to Postoffice . CRESTON  i I^lillfflS   5_.hd������J  ,,   =_= _=_ __.  tt v   "**-jr ������gf  Qg m   w  nt vn or  WW  We have just opened out our Christmas  assortment, and would call special attention to a few of our lines���������  Ladies' Silk Waists  in New York's latest styles  Ladies' Cashmere Gloves  in black and white  Handkerchiefs  a large assortment in plain and  flowered designs  For that Christmas Present  we have jii'.t < >*.*<_.. icd our an assort merit  of HANI'; VAl^TKh CmNA, and the  price   is   erjiud   tn   anything  in town,   if  not lower.  TOYS!  Our !,*i.  ������l,i|   l,,|   V  TOYS! TOYS!  y>u ii.'xi.. Sar,ui'.|_. i/  _ u  Ml���������MIHI1***|.*l������llll|  mm  mmmm  mt*~i   ������_,   M.   mi -_-*-_.     0000..     __._������.. iS      mm w     _-_,  <frrt f***r *^*(W WBTW      ������������*__ K** ^r*-4������F** **��������������� ���������***. m~t  Wu_ w w   mmf "Vim-* if U        ll*1iiM."T< 9-   tt 0 B M H ftf*-**  *ss____.   _-���������_._.._.<-__ uy _ -   ������-���������.-7r,xx-xr. tn Teethe acquisition of Keg. Hull, junior at j ognition of our eversubscription of  the bank, as violinist.  A little extra prosperity is in evidence hereabouts this month, buyers of  1917 Victory Bonds haying a total of  about S1000 of interest conitng to  thenii on the half-yearly interest pay-  merit due the first of..December.*  ��������� "**'*- .*  The school board meets iii December session on Monday night. As  there was no school in November and  prospects of none this month tho paying le.-cherH* salaries for the lost' time  will occupy the trustees attention.  Dentai- Notice*���������Drs. Tepoorten or  Pickering of Grand Forks will visit  Creston on January 28t_i for ��������������� period  not exceeding two weeks. People requiring work are asked to m-i-lto'appointments ahead of time at the drug  store.  November wdatber w.is fairly seasonable. We had il, down to 15 above  v.ovo the 2..rd of the month, while the  balrnit.st day was the fttli when 41) in  the shade wan recorded. The lainfall  was almost two inches for tho same  mouth.  Mr. Davie.., who arrived bore in  October from Quebec, and pim.hat-e..  the h._-lf--iev������ ....tflrM U*l m-ar the  Oook ranch, hat-ahon! completed the  erection of a small bun^'dow on tho  place and has moved into it for the  winter.  bYanl- Hunt <.l* Caibeny, Man., arrived on Thursday lant to be with   his  f*.11.--.,-, tfey. \V. ii.  -...nl,, who....   con-1  '���������'���������'��������� '.i....-!..������ u ., tin .._m_.. oi im|nnv .'ment. I  A f|'Oi|������bler,   V.lm !;__(.{_ IbmLof Win-I  ui|iegoi.iH,  Man., came home on   Wed-  iM'hday,  Hti'iel ly fiv--.li ej__(__N are now hrlrigh-ir  ^jlhr hi^-Sn-.i. I _������-_������������������������* i'vi-v in .be V.ilbty 7o  (3j'e<<niM a d'K'vo fi.-'in-; ,i,.i.| n |<ie.;I i.ot.-b-  taF-  er for a few   do/en    Ihii;    week.    Nol-  ^illi-lxnifiii'i     * '*  LAND REGISTRY A DT  '    (Section 24)  IN THE MATTER of part (654/1000 of  an acre) of -Lot "A" of Ssoek 24 of  Lot 832, Group 1, Map 1014, Kootenay District, as registered in Indefeasible Fees Book, "Vol. 2. Folio  147, No. 2441-1.  Proof having been filed in my office  of the loss of Certificate of Title No.  2441-1. to the above-mentioned lands  in the name of Oie&nudsen loite, and  bearing* date the 2?th May, 1914, I  HEREBY GIVE NOTICE of my intention at the expiration of one calendar month from the first .publication  hereof to issue to the said Ole Knuri-  sen Tofte a fresh Certificate of Title in  lieu.of such lost1 certificat.-*. Any person having any information with reference to sueh lost Certificate - of* Ti this requested .to communicate with the  undersigned, __  Dated at the I_.-_iu Registry Oitlce.  Nelson. B.C.. this 13th day of November, 1018. .  E. 8. STOKES,  i District Begi_Jtv-ar of Title.**.  Date of first publication Nov, 22, 1018.  ROBT. LAMONT  N&TARY PUSLIG        ^  INSURANCE   -    REAL ESTATE  DEALER IN COAL  ORESTON   -   -   B.G.  If yoa wish to he ivel! dressed come and sec,  then hay one of our Suits or Overcoats for  Men at $20.00 to $28.00.  Tweed Suits from $17.50 to $24.  All wool, Navy Blue, fnst color Serge Suits est  $28.00 and $30.  A large stock of Men's Pants in heavy Tweeds,  all vvool, $G and $7 pair.  Ivan's Shirts, for dress wear, at $_..25 to $3.  Tv-foii'.. Shirta for !_.uu wear in Military Flannel  and   Tweeds,   also   Mackinaw   in   single, and  double styles.  We  are  also   showing  an   o;**-tensive   range  of  footwear for men, women and children, including  Macfarlane's, Leckie's. Invietns, and oilier r..li-  abie makers.  Kelt and other warm Slippers i'or men, women  and children.  !  ������������������"*'������������������ been  haying Hie   V������||���������y ������l(k(Iti ,���������.(1  -* '   '"���������'    -'���������'"���������< '   I'll   I..   | ',.,     .  ���������   ���������,.,[,,,. V  - loMier ye._r.s. 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