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 itsmtmwmmmmmmu  Board off Trade  November Session  Despite the blizzardous atmospheric  conditions that prevailed on Tuesday  night, about a dozen of the regulars  put in ao appsttraiice for the December meeting of Creston Board of Trade,  over which Vice-President Bevan presided.  As there has been no meeting in.  November a considerable budget of  eorresppndance had to be disposed of,  which included a letter from tbe com-  troller of water right stating that if  there was any more field work to do  on the Arrow Creek irrigation survey  he would have ib attended to at once  in order that there should be no delay  in that quarter in getting the complete  report on the project at the earliest  possible date.  it.oad superintendent Moore of Kasio  wrote stating that the request for a  sidewalk from the McCreath residence  to the fair grounds would be provided  for in next year's estimates, and hoped  C, B. Twigg, B.S. A., had been selected  as district agriculturist and field horticulturist for Creston and East Kootenay, and it is expectedTfch������.t he will be  along very shortly to assume his  duties here.  To prepare the annual export trade  statement a committee consisting" of  G. Johnson, A. K. Swanson and" J. W.  Hamilton was named, and they will  be instructed to haye the same completed for- inclusion in the president's  address to be delivered at the annual  meeting on January 13th.  A banquet will again be the feature  of the annual gathering. The spread  this year will be more or less informal  it is expected, and will be in charge of  a committee headed by B, R. Piper,  assisted by Geo. Johnson and Dr. Henderson.  An invitation from Vancouyer  Board of Trade to send a delegate to a  provincial board of trade convention  t-o be Held.in Vancouver &bx-]vt in February was tabled till next meeting.  If the legislature is in session .and it is  decided to send a delegate to Victoria  to push reclamation effort it is expect-  for favorable consideration of the re-  e"   l,,JS Ken"**--'*'-*   ������������������   oe  *������������������-���������������   l������  combine his trip to Victoria   with  a  visit to Vancouver for the convention.  rilioqt   tvvj   t.rvrvor.   ftlinrticin   ..-r.  ���������*" '    ~rf      ---~~m     --.ffX.-x..      xixj.  Mr. ilernan of Innisfree, Aita.,  wrejte enquiring as to Creston haying  an .opening for a narnessmajker, stating that if the district warranted it he  was prepared to put in a two-man shop  here and make up all his own harness.  He will be advised that this looks to  be a likely location for his business  and adyisirg him to make a personal  inspection before loacating.  W. V. Jackson's statement on the  display at the Cranbrook fall fail-  showed that after paying exhibitors  for the box stuff sent down and taking  care of all the other expenses in .connection with the exhibit a balance of  With a membership of 40 and in view  of the development taking place in the  Valley it was felt that it would not be  amiss-* to be represented at the meeting, if only to make sure that matters  effecting the interior are not brejudi-  ciallv dealt with.  Cranbrook Auto Club and board of  trade, along with similar organizations  at Fernie and Windermere contemplate getting out a pamphlet setting  forth the advantages of auto tourist  travel via Bast Kootenay���������either west  or east, and the secretary will take up  with the latter organisation the matter  of lending a hand with the prepar-  $120 reiuaiined, and this had been de-|at������m and cost of the booklet if it  posited bofche board's credit. j aBBears   to  be a   likelv   monosition.  E. S. Butterfield has returned to his  home again, after five months spent at  the sanitarium at Balfour.  Skasing is in full swinh these nights  and the young folks are enjoying it to  the limit.        .  . Friday saw the return of Elias TJri,  who has been for some time at Arrow  Park.  Saturday's dance though sparsely  attended appears to have been a* success, and everyone enjoyed them-  selyes.  J. C. Butterfield and bride reached  here on Saturday from overseas, on a  visit to his parents.  A new blackboard has been installed  at the school this week.  Waliy Johnson created considerable  diversion one day this week by falling  into the channel up to his armpits and  having to run all the way home to  keep himself from freezing stiff. This  was doubly unfortunate as we are informed this was not his week for  washidg.  Miss BiittsrSeld has returned from  Wilmer, where she has been on a visit  to her* sister-in-law, Mrs. j. Butter-  Heid.  meetings have been fairly well attended. The meetings this, week have had  to be cancelled in .part as Mr. Beousson  received a. sudden call to Spokane.  On Sunday night the service was considerably brightened. Mrs. Davie presiding at the organ.  Tuesday morning was the coldest  snap vve have had this winter thus far,  the mercury getting down to eight  below zero. -^The unduly severe weather has frozen up most of the water  pipes here.  Mr. H-asher paid a flying business  trip to Glenlilly the latter part of the  week, and speaks optimistically of  that section of B. C.  The second school has got started at  last, thanks to the woi-k of Mr. Lasher  in making temporary seats for it.  Miss Muriel Knott is in charge with  twenty-flye pupils to handle. The  opening of the new room cuts Miss  Corbett's group of scholars down to  25, which makes things ideal all getting  better attention and the teachers relieved of the heavy strain of handling  forty or more scholars.  J.gW. Rutiedge, ' V.S., of Cranbrook  was here lhe fore part of the week ou  his annual visit of inspection of the  Company horses.  There is to be no fuel famine at  Ganj'on this winter. Huygens & VanAckeran are ready to supply the needs  in this line at $1.75 a rick, if you do  vnni' own hs>"''nsr.  ���������r  ^-      -r . .  ���������    ���������. ---n.  Orchestra Coseert  ajgric������utuv-e������ committee the seerel  ti**"*  ���������tgricultuve. committee the secretary  l eported that word had come that M v.  h  NTew  Y ear s  Masquerade - Novelty  Peekin Theatre  Wednesday, Dec. 31  Prizes for the best Fancy  and Gomic Costumes  Special Prizes will also bo given.  Pictures During  Supper  We  guarantee, to give vou t he  best  CHARLIE CHAPLIN Pictm-u  you have ever seen.  Special Attractions  A special program of attractions that,  will intercut the older people,  as well as the young throughout the evening.  ,>f**ij^&-S  -������*>  Tom Hickey, a one time . resident  here, but now located at Nanton, Alta.  is renewing.old acquaintances in this  section, and is a guest of his daughter,  Mrs. Guy Browell.  Special meetings under the auspices  of the Latter Day Saints have been in  progress at the schoolhouse, with Mr.  Brousson as chief speaker. He is an  orator of considerable abilitv and the  i - ���������        ���������������������������- a :       ��������� ������������������ ^  IP   LL^-.PZZPpr~ . .......   x  Creston Vallay citizens who appreciate an opportunity to hear good music  will read with interest the. announcement in this issue of the recital to be  given by the. Creston Concert Orchestra on Friday, .Dee.-28th.     Opportunities   to   hear good, music in Creston  have, unfortunately, been few.    Dur  ing. the past five years possibly net  more than one or two outside companies have played here whose offerings  could  be said to haye   rear!" musical  merit.    From   an educational   standpoint opportunities to hear the best in  music has become more or less, of a  necessity, and granting this, it is fortunate that the local musical circle  now boasts a number of artists who-  are quite equal  to any professionals  who    Ofssile*!    Ho    Ko-jtv4    rnvX^.J^     ���������*    ���������!,,>  large cities. .  Mr. J. K. Chorlton is a. professional  musician of unquestioned merit, both  as a master of the 'cello and also as a  conductor. Associated with Mr.  Chorlton in forming the Creston Concert Orchestra are Mrs. Lister, violin,  and Mrs. . Garland, piano. Ail three  artists are soloists of exceptional  merit, and those who haye been fortu-  nn>*"������  <*rt.r*llrr������l^   try     t,an,t  .��������� X- ���������      ....w...g^M      V^. .,X.t0X  ttx~. ������������������..%.: x;   i>uc %;u������jculUcllrlOIJ  <5*f.&a-7������  (*��������� mim.0i\ mm., tm 0 40. *0 00 m -\\ mX 0 - mm 0- ��������� -���������  Good   time guaranteed  to all.    Don't  let anything keep ye������u away.    Tt  Will bc the bent, ar.d largest  fiance oi I he hi-iihiui.  MUSIC MY  BosSi Sros.Orohesti e  nf Iteiniii'iH  I'Yrry.  I>>itm.-ii-g   at  it       i'ci/.e-u   in   III iiK*t<*i e-  \\ llieleiw   after | >������������������������*.  l.rj.  Peekin Theatre  ���������#% ii  m ~ ~m mmNrr*  0%M  ~m  ���������M ������H It l>������ (Mt  k . m km .Mi  ELflUICO   ifUbi  Jas. Crosby, at one time in charge of  the yard engine at Sirdar, but now at  Cranbrook, speut a few days with  friends here last week.  Harry Gamble and ^Eddie Doolan,  two other Cranbrook eitiaens, were  here a few days, the guests of W.H  Morris.... The latter was looking after-  some mineral claims he is interested in  this district.  Rev. J. S. Maliooel was here on Sunday for' the usual English Church  service, but owing to the slim turnout  it was decided to cancel it.  Mrs. Geo. Cam and Miss B. Guay,  spent a few days with Nelson friends  last week.  An extra gang in charge of Jack  Morrow is here fe>r a couple of week*,  putting in tho dew tracks to the roundhouse. The yt/olcome figure of James  MeGovern is noted in the crew.  Mayor Daly was again a visiterr at  Creston on Wednesday, presumably  doing hi*-> Christmas shopping.  The dust storm which prevailed tho  early part of hist week has about completely spoiled the excellent skating  that prevailed on the lake- up till that  time.  W. D. Touhey had his back nnd  aide rather ucvt-i-cly strained while, at  work at the slip on Saturday, hut owing to the shortage of men he it* tit ill  on the old job.  The Davit, Ceinnti uction Co. are helping to wind tip nperutionu on the new  roundhouse, water tank and turntable  by the early part e>f next week. They  have horn delayed somewhat owing to  unexpected and continued cool Weai.h-  er.  Bed) Skinner has just discovered  that tho r<-e*hi.matioi> of Kootenay  Flats wjiw >-i'-><1iHe>d over 'I(M) yearn i������ge>.  noi i...    i... i    i* ���������        Z     . . ���������   i . i  fe������������*<*aight, wan none* other than Mother  tiliiptein, well known llftcenth century  IOngli-h luei-'iioHticeilov. In M-tft kIic  writes;  "VVmti-r i.hull {li*w where cum *!!'.:���������!!  ���������������!*ow  wlte-re*  water <\o\h  Imr.i I      im     i.iii-     villi*  hud iitu! :;iiei*,v."  8.30 p.m.  .mass.  k---������w;  'Wn   uh dl  How;  1I.IU;..-.:,        lrh...ll  he-leiw  A nd i.-'.i\ e'le't!  I  J. K. CHORLTON  'Cello  ..  MRS. LISTER  Violin  MRS, GARLAND  Piano  ARR1KTF.D TiV  Capt. J. A. P. CROMPTON  Tonor  MRS. CROMPTON  Accompanist������  A Hi^h Class  consiKtin'jf of Instrumontal and  Vocal Solos, instrumental  Duotts and Trios.  Ail seats reserved, IU.  Victor Carr had the misfortune to  lose his best milch cow. The animal  was bi-o.wsuig along the top of the  rock cut above the K.V. right of way,  and by some means missed her footing  and fell a matter of about fifty feet  to the roadbed b������low svas:*'-~in*'r**rB' ***=  juries'that necessitated'killingsher at-  once. ".,-������.-  Jack Smith has just completed his  canvass of the Valley "selling the Gold  Stripe Christmas volume, and reports  splendid support. He disposed of  seventy copies at $1.50 each.  W. H. Farrell, who left, here recently for Nelson, has opened up an accountant and auditor's office there in  partnership with a Mr, Kinman of  Spokane, and is getting his share of  the trade in that line.  Geo. MaWson and Jack Hayden came  down from the hunting grounds in the  neighborhood of the Barraclough  ranch on Friday, and after a five day  stay had taken no deer.- They blamed  their poor luck on the absence of  snow.  Jas. Compton is getting the material  on the ground for the eretion eif a new  packing shed, with storage accomodation for a few cars of fruit. It will  be of roughcast construction.  Dick Smith. Term Midford and Jack  Boydell got buck on Tuesday from  their week's deer hunt at Corn Cr-eok,  bringing three black tail doer with  them, while on the expedition Dick  also trapped a couple of coyotes.  in orchestral work are enthusiastic in  their praise. It is to be hoped that  the concert on the 26th will be the  first of a series of entertainments that  will giye eyeryone an opportunity to  enjoy the work of this talented organization.  The concert orchestra will be assisted by Capt. J. A-, P. Crompton, tenor,  and Mm. Crompton, piano. Capt.  Crompton's many friends will welcome this first opportunity of hearing  him publicly since his retnrn. Mrs.  Crompton has already an established  ���������reputation: in Creston as an accompanist and soloist of ability.  At Brilliant the Doukhobors are reported to be now sending the girls of  the colony to school. Hitherto only  the boys were given public school educational advantages.  business visitor  h  the week.  re  the fore part of  Roy Burgs,.at the Paulson meadows  last week trappad the largest lynx  that has been seen here for some time,  Tuesday was the coldest day Kitchener has eyer experienced, the mercury going to 28 below zero that morning.  Miss Rutiedge was a weak-end visitor with Cranbrook friends.  KittslmGnci*  Creston   District  Brass Band  SIXTH ANNUAL  l T������>���������������������<������i) vl <wJK' < \*i*  <V>I<*.      I   *!***/.ILV.i  you cannot afford to miss.  The school children atv practising  hard for the coming Christinas tree  entertainment, under the able direction of Miss Huth-dge.  Joe Dubie, tho famous trapper ami  big game hunter, has returned to town  from Waldo, and   is  running a line of  I'-apr- up !j":tdvill������" (Vim-!-.. The-furry  tribe will he sending out the S.O.S.  call when Joe gets  down   to   l-ii*dnet>.s.  111. Vaehon was a Creston caller here  bt-t\V4.*e*n ir.iiu.s em Moii<l.-> .  Vielor Geroux arrived lieic on Sat-!  in-day from "Halmo. going back on I  Meinelnv. IKe in i-oiiiini** Ime-k em Ibe1  IHth t-o take in the big dance at Hie I  Kit.he-ner Hotel.  10. Mi-Gi������negal was a Crcstou visitor j  last, week-eml, ami while* there* pur-|  chimed ������   new Mcl.'ig.m   gramiiphoni*. !  Hill He -.lunger of   (Ye-sLon was   a Kit  chciicr caller   between   traiiiH, on Sat-j  ...', i -i --  C    It.    1'iiul-nti   e>|     M|i.)l:uii"   wio    a  Mercantile    Hall  V.ICbtUII  . .   -bvU~--.-*M'-~~.J tf    mAit %~"t~t~      -0 ~  Dancing at 0 p.m.  PKIXKtt for thc best Ladit*  atid Cents' Costume, ami  lv*st Comics.  ( reston Orchestra  M u sic.  mmi*m>4m^M4m������-&'MtXw  ���������U^M ^>r-l^u!<*MC*^ mmmts^ix-r 'xH4^tt&^&^  ���������wwiiwm~>\<iwiwi)*i^i*'****i-iw**je***wewe**ie**-*i*������tiwm*mmtWfmrr*mHistmw*m*.r*im\������'0t)m4mim,-i���������t*<iii-i;*i*^i****iw**������i*li>*-^i*i-a������ei������if***������**^ mnnniwu'Wtrtttitmmmii*\mmmm*wn'tmmimtsmmmts������ixmt^tM������ms<m'<>'W'*H-*m'-0m)imm*mmii.m.mnm^f^*,���������������������������������.���������������* 1.7*1.i,*H**mm-������ itm***  *������*ipw������**������**���������������������- *���������"-:��������������� v***- ^*h-*���������**���������    *��������� --*��������� -mmmimimtnmiih*k***w*i������j*������u������ mm.-mw,<m~nim��������������� *mm*mmmF^impm4*m**" SBS^S^BKStS^O^BS  BnnR *!������*>��������������� w . ��������� ��������� - ������ i mm -!������������.��������������� m.l-.^^*u������  B1LIUU5IUB3  How to Prevent and Cure  i  Among the earliest symptoms are  furred tongue and dull headache.  Then come dizzy spells, bad taste,  quick pulse, fever and cold sweats.  Finally, sleeplessness and vomiting  make the condition of thc sufferer  almost intolerable.  Tlie root of biliousness is With the  liver which is clogged and can't keep  bile from getting into the blood.  Nothing works with the certainty  of Dr. Hamilton's Pills; thcy act directly on thc liver, restore the bile  to its proper course and prevent it  from contaminating the vital fluid.  Of course, the bowels are ordered  and relaxed by Dr. Hamilton's Pills,  the kidneys receive new tonic, thc  blood is renovated and thc result is  a  renewal "of   good   health.  No need for delay, thc sooner you  Use Dr. Hamilton's Pills, the sooner  you'll feel the brisk, keen satisfaction of a healthy, well-regulated system.    Sold in yellow boxes, 25c.  "jUreritancc,   I   nccd_ say  nothing.     All  fihas been  provided for and entrusted  !j to honest and efficient agents. ; My  .-lawyers will call upon you shortly  (after thc performance of the final  I rites of this poor clay, and you havo  always our esteemed friend Lord  Pembroke with whom to advise. I  have bequeathed to htm my steam  yacht for the work of the Red Cross.  And now, as my hand grows weakj  and my eyes dim, while the shadows  lengthen and the stars appear, I can  but  give  you   my blessing,   my   son,  and   commit   you   io   the   God  of   its  Jail, who is and always has heen and  {always will be God.  (Sgd.)    BEN ALI HAMID PASHA,  Colonel, Imperial Ottoman Army.  Agricultural Position !  Of Canada  Easily  ami  Ouicl.ly   Cured   with  EGYPTIAN LINIMENT  m  For Sale by All Dealers  Douglas  &   Co., ..Prop'r-s. Napanee,   Ont  "How <\o you do, Mr. Ruggles?"  said she, with a wide smile which revealed a double row of very white  and even teeth. "I'm Miss Elliot,  the young ladies' governess." Ruggles was struck by the unusually low  pitch of her voice and its peculiar  throaty quality. "I've looked in several times before, but you were too  ill to notice me. It's so nice to see  you sitting up again. Lord Pembroke  was quite anxious about you.  sn:  CHAPTER   XIII.  ,��������� , !��������� .,     .        1.   .il..,   I   WclS       MUHC      UIIA1UU3       XLLILdtdX      jxrxm.  It usually happens,  for, the  better       Ri      .       released     thc   small,  firm  aelting of our souls, that when great  han(,b6The color crePt up under the  f-  tuoc  LB.AM.4n.~~m, -  ll  ��������� BY ���������  HENRY C. ROWLAND  Copyrighted. Printed by 9pecial  arrangement  with  Thos.  Allen,  Toronto.  / C* St -xi- X mx-t~-A    \  ^T^dT-f-XXIrXXXSrSi*-.*-*..   f  wealth descends upon us, great res-  ., ponsibility goes with it. This is prob-  5 lably the reason why indolent philosophers have been for so many centuries given to thc habit of decrying  wealth.  Ruggles was neither indolent nor  could he lay claim to being a philosopher, in spite of which, after reading  Hamid Pasha's last message and considering the responsibility which the  inheritance of his fortune enjoined,  he could have found it in his heart  to wish that hc had been endowed  with neither.  "Holy Moses!" said he to himself.  "Me guardian of four ladies just out  of a Turkish harem! Me, Dicky Ruggles? Say, I wonder if I'm still delirious���������or what���������"  He was not delirious at this moment, but daybreak found him in a  raging fever in the course of which  '���������a healed wound of the thorax reopened. This fever was rather of  malarial than traumatic origin, for  previous to his being riddled with  bullets in the defense of his wounded, Ruggles's system had soaked its  fill of miasmas from the marshes near  V^������-t-.'-c       Tf   ?c   "*"i������---������*T������K1������   +hn*!-   fti{������   not  hand.    The color crept up  pale,  transparent skin of his  sunken  checks.  "Thank you, very much," said he,  shyly. "I kind of remember seeing  you a few times, but I guess I was  too dopy to notice much. Won't you  sit down?"  The vigilant Mustapha supplied a  wicker chair abundantly upholstered  in cushions. Miss Elliot seated herself, then leaned forward and looked  at Rugglcs with bright animated eyes.  "Isn't it odd," she went on, "that  we two Americans should find ourselves out here in Constantinople in  such an  extraordinary position?"  "It sure is," Kuggies answered fervently. "I haven't quite got it  through my head yet. If I'd read such  a thing iu a story, I'd have thought  the author was batty, or else trying  to get a rise out of his readers. It  makes me sort of dizzy to think  about it."  "Then don't try to think about it  just yet," said Miss Elliot. "Now,  suppose you let me do the talking,  becaitse you're still pretty weak. I  think, though, that it might be better for you to know something about |  Means By Which Our National Debt  Will Be Reduced  The Hon. S. F. Tolmie, Canada's  new Minister of Agriculture, has  summed up the outstanding facts of  Canada's agricultural position in an  article appearing in the November  number of the Agricultural Gazette.  He presents statistics showing the!  growth of Canada'ss financial burden  during the past five years, and points  out means by which our national debt  will be reduced.    He says in part:  "I am  confident  that  this  Dominion, through the development of her  natural  resources, will  in  time  wipe  out her debt.    Forests, fisheries   and  mines all contribute their part of the  revenue, but by far  the greatest returns    will be derived    from agriculture, which    industry    we must continue in permanency and increase in  magnitude.   .   .    .   One of the greatest responsibilities that falls on either  the federal or provincial departments  of agriculture is the conservation of  the great wealth that lies in the virgin soil.    Innumerable considerations  arc involved tn this one problem, but J  the whole affair can be accomplished  if  we  engage  in  mixed   farming  with livestock as a basis.   This is the  fundamental principle underlying success in agriculture."  fir* fa S g���������  *������������������������������������������������ m~~- mr   a   b  a awsw* m~r ar-agg^i  ���������*������W     W    Wmmtt-m*,      B-������9^mil  I Gladly Tejl How���������FREE  iifsiii  -It Is a nejw way. Xt is sometiilag abso-  iately different. No lotions, sprays or  sickly smelling salvos or erea-na.   JJo atom-  Ize3r. or any apparatus of any kind.. Nothing  to smoke or innate, jno  ���������teaming, or rubbing or  injections. No ������lesetndty  or vibration or massage.  Ng powder, so plaster, ss  keeping in tne bouse.  Nothing of that bind at  all. Sometthlrtg new and  edlffei-wnt���������-Bowetlilng delightful end beautiful���������  something instantly eao-  ceasful. rou do not have  to wait, and linger, and  pay out & 16t- of money.  Yon can Stop It over night���������aad I -will Kladly  tell you how���������FR&E. 1 am bob & doctor-  and this is not a -so-called doctor's prarcrip-  tion���������but it freed me of my Buffering, It  freod my frienda. Your suffering will stop  at once ilka maejle.  BE FREE FROf  Catarrh is filthy aad loatbsome**-���������it dulls one's  Snind, it undermuM-a your health -and weakens  your will. Tho hawking, coughing, spitting is  obnoxious to all, aad the foul breath and disgusting habits make even loved ones avoid you seeiret-  ly. Your delight in life ia dulled and your faeml-  tle**3 are impaired. You know it wiii bring you to  an untimely grave because eve-ry moment of tho  day and night it is slowly yet surely sapping away  Sr-cur vitality* Hut X found a cures, andTX am ready  to tell you about it FREE.   'Write nse press Uy.  SEND HO MONEY  -  ���������r.���������xt���������  Catarrhs  ai  The communication was in English,  carefully written in a fine legible hand  slightly irregular from weakness, and  *cad as follows:���������  My Son,���������These few words of farewell and invoking the blessing of God  upon us aii.  In this, the twilight of my earthly  pilgrimage, I have in my heart naught  but the glory of God, peace toward  all men, and the love of those who  are dear to  me.  C*%x. 1 A 1 *%.-r>    .x e-    T    -rni      in A    Tnt-irnrl'i+it*./v  o������iiiuiv/00    ������*o     x     -ir.**..    una    **i*/ iy * *��������� *-* *- *-**1fci  your worth and the sacrifices you  have made for me, I have seen fit to  create you in part rny heir. Such  goods as have been vouchsafed me  I leave in part to the servants of my  religious creed, in part_to my country,  and in part to you. The representatives of my men of affairs wiii make  this last behest quite clear to you.  Of that which 1 new''enjoin upon  you we have never spoken, because  it was not fitting. There are at this  moment, as part of my household,  four ladies who are to be considered  as my adopted daughters, since as  daughters they have always been to  me. In the possible disruption of the  Ottoman Empire there are bound to  be many social changes. Whether  or not Stamboul falls and my people  are driven back into Asia, it is probable that the conditions cf thc past  will be altered to conform with those  of   thc   Occident.  In making you onc of my heirs. I  have not been influenced alone by  gratitude nor the love which I boar  you, but also because I have looked  deeply into your soul and found it  pure, honest anel unafraid. In these  rny lr.Pt hours I have studied you  deeply, my ?.o-.-., with tlie result that  I can think of no person to whom I  can with greater confidence* entrust  a   >.:j?,'t;n   respoiiniuiiiij, .  I commit to you, therefore, the eare  entirely eradicated    Plasmodia    were   J.he way th.ln*2������ st,an(1 "������an l������ *>e PU2Z"{  1     ���������j   . -   -   f i-   _:._; ux -r.     +-,���������|Img your head about them. J  :f the-*-, feu*.- Mir.ieiens, with the in-  ���������.'.riC'ion that you, as my son, con-  hi.:: vour-'-U iu-,vard them in all ways  I a   th  1  ice  Mv  fail  a re  e.:.i..  a-   v  iy>Z]  rr. *������������������!���������-���������  i f r 11  I '< i. V   ''>������  -At'.r-ir  of   lhe:  shrill   ���������>  * "* .  A  ���������A .. ,- a       *x       UV*  y<;r.   v.*i'.i   r,  i-T-tr-.'-tiori--   are   that   you   con-  ���������.h':..    Pa;::   ti"i;:;   piae.e,   as   s.oon  ur   health   ^ernihs,      to   Lonelon,  or   '.���������:���������.���������!_!   a   oiiy   r. =;   your   judg-  li-iel- ���������������������������'.liiriiiie iii iiie wnat wc.r  ���������. oiM.    il h,is hern ar ran ���������:���������;���������' <! that  iy; - < :"ir' ;*e- -_        a     lilev-t    V.'Orlhy  r own ua'i< inalily, whoai ������  'otii.'h the ree.oiriine.iiil.itii.Mi  I'ler.l      Ol   TJo'h.-'i-l   (.'.die*!.;-..:,  VOu   ir;    r.'iie   ������liri:e iiiai      ->i  roused to a fresh onslaught as the  result of his sitting too late on the  terrace after the dew had begun to  fall, forgetful of his health in contemplation of his extraordinary situation.  At any rate, in the week which  followed it rather looked as if he  might follow on the trail of his benefactor, of whom the discarded human  envelope was during this time quietly laid to rest in the cypress-shrouded cemetery at Eyub Sultan on the  hillside overlooking the tip of the  Golden Horn.  i5ihhks     to    SiCiitxUi care    anc& .tis  strong vitality,  Rugg!cs flung off his  fever in about ten days and was able  to leave his bed.   Pembroke had been  to see him several times, while    his  nurses     had  been   Mustapha     AH, a  Turkish     valet who had     been  long  years in the service of Hamid Pasha,  and an  elderly  Greek woman  of intelligence and kindly demeanor named  Sarah.     Both   spoke   English, and  Mustapha was particularly devoted to I  Ruggles, not only because of the dy-'  ing injunctions  of the master whom  he revered, but because he knew the  part which Ruggles had played in the  defense  of Hamid  Pasha, and which  had enabled the venerab'e man to die  peacefully   and   as   became   his   dignity instead of like a dog at the hands  of the detested Bulgarians.  But it had seemed to Ruggles that  during   his   fever   there   had   been   a  white-clad   figure   sometimes   passing  quietly in  and out of his room, with  sometimes  a whispered  word  to on*"*  or the other of his attendants.      He  had not noticed  it particularly,     hut  the   second  or  third  day  out of b'-d  as he was sitting by his open window,  lie saw what anpeared to he th- sa'^c  figure approaching thc housc by    thc  avenue   whieh   led   under   thc   lindens  to  thc-   tnys-erious  rose-eovereel  bungalow.    It disappeared under the log-  K*ia and a few moments later Mustapha  came quietly to Ruggles's elbow.  ''Tlie*-.     American     lady    governess  asks if you   feel able  to  receive her,  cffctuli," said he, with the customary  ���������;a1ute.  Rugglcs's    heart    gave    a    sudeWi  .��������� your  "That's sure the truth," Ruggles  agreed.  "Well, then, let me tell you all  about it. I had a long talk with the  lawyers. They came over yesterday,  but Lord Pembroke said that you  were not yet fit to see them. Hamid  Pasha has left you practically a third  of his estate, as Lord Pembroke has  already told you."  (To  Be Continued.)  ATTACKS NERVES  Sloan's Lissisnent scatters the  congestion and Relieves  Pain  Zeal is very blind, or badly regulated  when     it     encroaches     upon the  rtiYhfc     -i*****     m\ + -x *\*'e*  Butter  and  axle   grease  look alike  itx    l-r-it-r-w  A little, applied without rubbing,  will penetrate immediately and rest  and  soothe  the nerves.  Sloan's Liniment is very effective  in allaying external pains, strains,  bruises, aches, stiff joints, sore muscles, lumbago, neuritis, sciatica, rheumatic twinges.  Keep a big bottle always on hand  for family use. Druggists everywhere. 35c, 70c, $1.40���������Made in Canada.  JUSH write nc xo-eaay iraGic yuu *jtd  thing. Just Bay: "I want to try Jan-O-Sun.*'  That's oil you need say. I will understand, and  X will write to vou with -complete information  FREE, at once. Don't think of turning this page  until you have nsked for this wonderful treatment that can do for you what it has done for eo  znany others,    ���������������**   mm. !***���������*���������������  59 St. 9-l.t Si., S-fl. 15S    testes!, Q~~x*,  Perfects Hafoy Airplane  A 130-pound airplane is France's  latest contribution to aerial progress.  A French engineer named Archer has  taken out patent for the baby machine, which is electrically propelled  with a maximum speed of 155 miles  an hour and capable of carrying two  passengers. Archer expects the machine to revolutionize communication  between cities. Archer is inventor of  thc French army's "baby cannon."  double Beauty  of your hair  !fe^1 L#JHb 8 8 8^3  ^eer^zMZ^^ri^]yZm  ������������������Danderine" creates mass  of thick, gleamy waves  Exhausted from Asthma. ������������������ Many  who read these words know the terrible drain upon health and strength  which conies in thc train of asthmatic  troubles. Many do not realize, however, that there is one true remedy  which will surely stop this drain. Dr.  J. U. Keliogg's Asthma Remedy is a  wonderful check to'^this enervating  ���������ailment. ���������*���������������-; has a ccnu?ti&I$ T^ieoVd of  relief to its credit, it is sold almost  everywhere.  Re-opening an Old Canal  xsf  x\%.~:~v~-      4  1   tie!  ���������������������������r.  , - i ������������������-1  Ulte.:1'*   ".''���������  ��������� ������������������ 11111J i li.-. 111  ' : i r <���������.  A.    in  ���������Ml  r,\     111''    InllV  't-'Tii   l.i!!*/i:-  'II IlKll  .1 \\  I'll     r'll   I'  K.ieai  ior   iii**.  1.1'.(11 :.. I  -he   ���������������������������fill  In   a  leeriilin '.'  ,u 11.ui 1.1 .  ���������    | I'll-.*-*.-  '.ve,:*. I,    i.  bound.       This  must     b*"*  the   f-ad'-er  from Robert College of whom Hamid  Pasha had spoken in his letter,  "Coitainly," hc answered. "Ask her  io  roino   in,   MYista-iha."  The.ia- war, a rustle in thc doorway, anel, turning his head, Rugglcs's  rather triglile-ne.d eye's behold a most  .i.;;.. ..< ;h������.: 'Ho.;'.,v,;iality. A young wo-  lu.in who ai--.MMre.-d te������ he. of about his  r-r'-n a'"-, e-if pe-rlirips a little oldeT,  '���������.runo forwar'.l briskly, with a smile  h. r lips and a general expression  ; -.i'. ��������� c  tr.l 11  -I:  (    :un  ity  'ii  an   ' ';���������  DTI ''  v; i r. i ��������� ��������� i  -.iai  ��������� >���������  I 'Jil    ile'l  ���������in-n-i''"'  ,"1';in,c  frfiiilliiH-H!: on  lu-r most  at-  ,'Z i tractive.-.  fac\       She was  of  medium  j !i':ir.'iit,   rat In"r   tully   rotuieie.ru   oi"   hip  .mil  iiej-...i.n,   '.vitli   a  high   but   vvhole-  'fiiin^   i-oloijng,   anel, f;he  appeared   to  i-riiliatt-    a     ge-nrral   ' atmospheres    of  In a few moments you can transform your plain, dull, flat hair. You  can have it abundant, soft, glossy  and full of life. Just get at any drug  or toilet counter a small bottle of  "Danderine" for a few cents. Then  moisten a soft cloth with thc "Danderine" and draw this through your  hair, taking onc small strand at a  time. Instantly, yes, immediately,  you havc doubled the beauty of your  hatr. It will be a uiass,- so sG-t, lustrous and so easy to do up. All dust,  dirt and excessive oil is removed.  Let Danderine put more life, color,  vigor, and brightness in your hair.  This stimulating tonic: will freshen  your tcalp, check dandruff and fal-  'ing hair and help your hair to grow  long,  thick,  strong and   beautiful.  The phrase, "living on tick," dates  Remarkable Waterway Is the Grand  Canal of China  A  movement  is  on   foot  again   to  make navigable the longest canal in  the  world.    This   remarkable  waterway  is the  Grand     Canal  of  China,  which   reaches     from   Hangchow   to  Tientsin and has in its time been navigable   for   nearly   1,000   years.        Its  journey between  the cities  carries  it  across     two of thc  world's    largest  rivers, thc  Hwang and the Yangtze,  hut it is a long time since any junk  has been  able  to  go  by  canal  from  | city  to  city.    After about  130  miles  I north of    thc    Yangtze,    the    Grand  Canal has become choked with mud  and  abandoned.       Thc present plan,  which    involves    an    expenditure    of  about $7,000,000, will restore 100 miles  of the Grand Canal, and may reasonably be regarded as thc first step toward making thc waterway navigable  ovcr its entire length.  Fish hooks have been made on exactly the same design for two thousand years.  In China arc to be seen horses that  are  spotted almost like  leopards.  ���������"rvftt'x'Mtx-KtxmKimzwmXm^r���������^-^���������:,  ---"4  In thc Bahama Islands which were  settled more than two hundred years  ago by Londoners, the Cockney dialect is said to bc as strong as it is  in   Cheapstde.  in.-'i.  i' i  '���������i.'n:  : ll| II rill  .  :; >'  :!..   ''  'Ivan  :'li    iT.  ���������i'!'-M-  ;!,i!  .ill  ��������� ,ti  i  ) i  WiMML  Heals���������-Keep your Hyes  fill'lliy/    uil'i   llCittiiV.    It  ihr-fTiro, Kmart, Uc.h.ot  J^0tmPrm"'^nt'iX.   .1*11.1.   I������   iiiii'i',  iititiLly.l,  IVvR S.YO iHrfUii.*.: ������������r (,..uoi]-u<),  >.0,. pi4ni*i|n������* olte-n    :-.Mf- l/if Irii.n.*- ������.i Adult. I  *  r       ,ri  xf, .'    ,. f- I   ,     **,'    -,   .   d tr- . .   ..  |   X.  0...   ....    .4.   ..^^,1.  .. .     ...      .r. .:    ......       .....:.     .    ..     -    -      ...  liye Hoolr.  Mi>et~~f'.&M9~iiy.C-k~ti-,V, $.&.  I r i. HI I i I.J        .L.ICi       Y*WV.r,.,j. ,   . .. I  i;iay,  with   a  mirthful  ex-  '( rlcar, :.(f\n1y and com-  ������������������rriirnelin*'*. St lie lly fipf.aUiiig, one  ���������v-jiil'l *-���������-.������ i-��������� i-i y ha-, e* saiel that she-: was  ,,.  ���������    'i t j   I      ....       . ��������� ' ��������� .....     .4      Ll. i      ytjtt     ..III 'I   i.  ami li'-r j11��������� /';��������� 11  too wiele*  to rlaiiu this  i.ili'/,   .,!,.!'��������� he i   eliiii and j.iw had a  .   '. .   ami   fh-< i.'.imi   >iot   ni'.ually   to  iii   i'ir ii i| a-; ronfcwiniiii' with fhr  <i, 11'. ,v ii ,i t    ii.i.in.    i > |; 11 i.i in ii i :i    Ini     ic-  ...'   .'.1 I-   r?   ,. I'J-I      Ai:'.     \ui)lri]     c-r.  li'- ik'���������!���������, ni- >��������� t'< U\\\',\i\rii, Uml hr likrd  ii'i' ioi mi eli.11' ly. !rhr e aiur. fenv^ard  iv.'h ���������) at *.hyiie*'.'t en hr.'.i tut hill und of-  i*"-i'-.-'l   l.ii.i   !>'-.���������   Ii.umI,   -.jhu.h   llxiUs.hn-1  p  lb-  Miller's Worm Powders wil' eradicate thc worm evil that bears so  heavily on children and is believed to  cause many fatalities. They arc an  acceptable medicine to children and  hack     to   the  seventeenth     century,jean be fully relied upon to clear the  /as  known | food  channels thoroughly    of    these  Youtib*  ffl.       Q  m������m~~-^G!^^^--t~s/  when a tradesman's bill w;  as a ticket.  li/   r������ir**'l  <iw<e**������*ljr io <mU(t,  uu/  *^^^^������ ^H* ^H|       ~_*P     v^^^z  mm'Aj     G      JM^HJ    5 Ill tt    '"]k4  - ���������        W^J    im^--ltiet-~.r--~rirr-^m^x,r-t:  destructive parasites and restore tho  inflamed and painful surfaces to  iic;iiilifillness. Thcy aic ������iu CACidUnt  remedy for these evils.  Orfianization to Protect Birds  Organization for the protection of  migratory birds in tlu: Maritime Provinces under the convention between  the  Dominion   and  tlu*  Thiite*el  Slates  V    .    \ 1 .. ,    ,  .*r,v    .1   ,    .,.  .  r,-,���������i...,.,,,  ' ' "     '       I '���������     .    ���������-       I'i.       .... .       .  I  I .        Iir. . . ^ < , ' '      I  . .   .   w.  w.  tr.  1292  -'<>^r.--**MULyv*eft*UIJMIUIi*yUAtiMtf'*l7iiJMillfer--'j  XtUmXkMfTXf3BE*&8r3&iBm~-r~~<i  ���������mmtjL'ymmmmmm mf~x<xll0r'  ^^-mkMM-m-^^  of n. W. Tufts, of Wolfvillo, Nova  Scotia, aa migratory bird warden, A  staff of assistant wardens will work  under Mr. Tufts, who is probably the  br.:;t authority in tlrr Maritime 1'rov-  [iiiccs on bird life, anel is the- author  |o������ "Jiirdtr ot  the <.*niiKi are: ive-giou."  "TPHERE is no time in worn*  aii'a life Lluit she cannot  benefit by the use of Dr.  Chase'* Nerve Food in order  to lccep up the supply ol: pure,  rich blood and to ensure a  healthful    condition    of    tho  ITendachPM, nournlKla, i.locp'.pus-  nen*j, norvoun Bpollo, lrritnbUity,  tlrod, worn-out foollriB/i, ������oon dluap-  puai* whom tho vlf*:oi- und ������:noi>*y tiiC  tho ncrvt-u uva ro������toruil by tlio urio  of thlii i;rc:it fooel ottr-o.  B0 ccntu n uox, 0 ror V-.l-i ������U d-mler*", or  iiUi.J;Ui~*Jit.  iis'.i*.*!.*  ���������:--   ������'������i.,   ������-.lii.,,   j.'oioi>i.i;.  I    i*-iei*iMiiwiiiM  ss*ps^i|  ill  m  urn  m  1  A  ���������3  KeililW*UIIIMIlMi*>il>������e<*r*^^ i&i-.-.������*m-������- xr.���������.^���������..,-��������� ,, ���������  T.'^tf^^: *%;*ir*.-^'w������a^tw^iiwtow iMMMWiUiw^Uarii������������rfr^^^  irnhrlMb^rirMi. HlMll^llllilllllirilMljllMlMllUk.  |������*r������l������:||������rl������������fJr������i>i������j������iJl-WuHiiiiU  "'"*'lSfi2B8il!ffl������  yrr������i,*..^|i������liift.|i������ri������rm������rrrr*wrii  0mm00nf70t0Mi0700ii40u047r<ll4tl4~i ������iwM*rr''*������!l,rrr*!t.il*iMrmtf rfrr������*  tir.uMa^<iM#������iiWiieM^^  tiiMrrf.ii������r^w^Wiewwil^il|i|iWWII,Wli|Mw.i.i^|rwilir)iiirw������^^ THE     HZTIETr.  dTESTON.  m~~Z   .  T -V  AATXt-tXA X  iJ,Wri*rsT?S'!?'n PY -vxt~t-~>*-~?TLmx~-KX timtwit-doa  SPOHN'S  DISTEMPER  COMPOUND  enjoys a reputation equalled by tie> other reterinary remedy. For  25 years it has been, used and receimniendesd by tlie leading horsemen and stockmen ot America. For 25 years its use under trying  conditions has won for it tlie highest esteem ol re-reran trainers  and -drivers. SPOHN'S should be in e-rery stable to prevent contagion., whether INFLUENZA, PINK EYE, DISTEMPER,  COUGH en COL-I>. Buy of your Druggist.  SPQHR MEMCAfc'COMPANY;   GOSHEN. IwDIANA. U.S.A.  International Hay  And Grain Show  I 1]1���������__~.     C3m-0*~x0v^rv4-Vi4������dXTrtiC*l  ~rxx  Ik vmrx  \j rj 1  ~ JL-C    V XXX  0\V*\.\mX  ^.eupofOXQ  is both refreshing and  Invigorating,  Ready ia a minute���������the minute  yow want it.  Tax 110c., 25c, $1.15, %'.-,..  Lakes Will be Rivers  87,000 Years Kcnce, Lake Erie Will  Be Pouring Into St. Lawrence  The 20-mile strip from Buffalo to  Niagara Falls will be eaten away and  Lake. Erie will rush through the St.!  Lawrence River into- the Atlantic  Ocean, leaving only rivers where  Lakes Erie and Michigan now arc,  according to Professor James B. |  MacElwane, professor ot thc c?eol-|  ogy and physics department of St. ���������  Louis university. But it won't be for  37,000 years.  The Great Lakes region is warping. This will bring about a drainage of the lakes through Chicago  river and Maumce, he said.  Helpful   Information. Discovered By!  Keenly Observant Persons  The problem of making agricultural superstitions into scientific data is  being studied by experts of the U.S.  Department oi Agriculture, who declare that many old maxims handed  down from father to son for gener-1  ations arc not really superstitions jit  all, but helpful information discovered by keenly observant persons.  They declare that there is a best  time for every farm and garden operation and that some tree or shrub  or plant indicates that time more accurately than all the scientific instru-  1 merits "can register it. It is those  signs which were noted by the pioneers who laid thc foundations of this  country and recorded in the simple  sayings handed down to posterity.  Soon thcy will bc dignified with the  scientific name of phenology," which  is the science of phenomena.  :..: Saskatchewan farmers are preparing to send representatives to the exhibit of the International Hay and  Grain Show, Chicago, this month.  Thcy hope to repeat the September  successes at the International Soil  Products Exposition, when thcy won  first prize sweepstakes for wheat and  bats, and several other prizes for  grains,  grasses  and vegetables.  3  A Mortgage ob the F������ariit?   |  An Excelsior Policy wiii provide for its payment ������f  whether you live or die.    Write us to-day for.-3  pamphlets. 1  WINNIPEG      SASKAIOON EDMONTON     -VANCOUVER     5}  Reindeer Company  For Far North  HEART   SO  BAD  iOT SAFE TO  LEAVE HER ALONE  A/AC  YttO  Miss Eva P. Yateman, Krugers-  dorf, Ont., writes: ���������. "I feel that I  must write and tell you of the benefit I havc received from Mil-  burn's     Heart     and     Nerve  Granted 78,850 Square Miles to Graze  Caribou and Reindeer  The North American Reindeer  Company, capitalized at $750,000, has  been granted a concession of 78,850  square :miles of land north of the  Churchill River to graze caribou and  reindeer upon. This amounts to 48,-  000,000 acres, for which the government charges four cents an acre per  annum, according to the statement of  I officials of the company, which works  RAWFURSLS-'&^S  RAW   FURS  and   GINSENG  ROOT  23   years el  reliable  tradinff.  References���������Union Bleu of Canada.  Write   for   Price   List   and   Tatjs  N. SILVER *������-<&������������ #.qw-  POOR, THIN BL0OB  BRINMDIGESTION  Make  the Blood _Rich "and^Ked By  Usins  r~  SADDAMS  R*d System of Clogged-up  and   Poisons-  Dr7~WiTlU������n8'~ Pink  Pills  Thin-blooded people generally have  stomach trouble. They seldom recognize the fact that thin blood is thc  cause of indigestion, but it is. Thin  biooei, weak, watery blood, is one of  the most common causes of stomach  trouble. The glands that furnish the  i digestive fluids are diminished in  ; their activity, the stomach muscles  -lure weakened, and there is a loss of  ���������: nerve force. In this state nothing  f \ will more quickly restore appetite,  | digestion and a normal nutrition than  \ good, rich, red blood.  |i Dr. Williams' Pink Pills act di-  } rcctly on the blood, making it rich  *  and   red,   and   this   enriched   blood  About     four     years     ago     I     was  taken      terribly      bad      with      my  heart, nerves and fainting spells, and  was  down in    bed    for    about     six  months.    I doctored with two, different .doctors and seemed to get better,  although the^ fainting    spells    would  not leave me.   I would take such terrible   falls,  wherever  I  was,  that  it  was not safe to leave me at home at  any  time.    At last  I  decided to  resort  to proprietary    medicines    and  took  several    different     kinds,     but  seemed  to  receive  but little  benefit,  from them.       One day noticing  the  advertisement    of    Miiburn's    Heart!  and  Nerve Pills  I decided    to     try  them, and before I had taken  more  than two boxes I could see they were  helping me.    I nave iajeca auout ten  boxes, and am almost cured of those  terrible  spells. ' I  sincerely feel  that  your medicine has proved a blessing  to me, and I advise any one troubled  with their heart to try them, as I am  confident they will find relief."  Miiburn's Heart and Nerve Pills  are 50c a box at all dealers or mailed  direct on receipt of price by The T.  Milbum Co., Limited, Toronto, Ont.  Plus-|out at $192,000 a year for the total.  It is stated that the company will  proceed with their project ��������� in the  spring, and the first t-i6v~ will be to  gathar the caribou herds. The Pas  will be the headquarters of the enterprise.  Tha Oreo. Engli-h IZemedv.  Tonei and invigorate* .tbe������ xrholm  nervous system, rasieo new StaotS    in   old V-sbb, '. Vure~ - K-t-ouw  Debility, Menial un& Brain JVtsrrv. Erespea-  deney. Loss of Knerott. Palpitation of tho  Heart, FaiUnt/ Memory. Pries $1 per box, -da  {or $9. OnamUptease. six trill curt*. Sold by all  druggista or -mailed In plnih pk*j. on receipt ������fi  Erico. AVto wintpR Ut -mailed, free. THE WOOD  SS@SCiHE���������Q'.t-������3iGST9,68?. CftrewisSUtetf,  -es  "SYRUP OF F!GS"  CHILD'S U\XAT!VE  Look at tongue! Remove poisons from tittle stomach,  F 5 cr s ^i, -"5       r-s -~m rm       %���������, .���������; .������3.0. -71 X ,-a  livci  auu uuwcis  WITHOrJT PTOB BLOOD HEALTH IS TMPOSSIBLB  "������3 HC     h     Mta mLS   am  gS  SE2SIC2S;S-  mS  mC-    1    3mmW%������L~l3    S3--xZ~f   AS79  .     m! ESS  S   S*T*Bm4tat-tt0r SESfS TOGS  -*Trial Bottle ������ltlisr Rcmedr Se.. leading Che>mieua cr  VeUK&RfKneiUesCo..Gospel OaU.N.W.5. London. Rate.  HiiF A CHMTURY KBPUTATIOM.  OiLE CLERff 8Sb������������^^S  Inratuahle for diseases of these important orfcuu.  Gravel, e'ains in the Hack, flout, Rh������nmat.l3tn. Vriom  23.. teidlns ChemUW or Dr. I.E CLEIIC MEI>. CO..  HAVBRSTOCS BD.. N.W.5. LONDON. ENGLAND.  Waste  I with * 'Cascarets."  %~������nm*i*-tm*������m^.+"0'.*..0"*y.it  i^ike carbon clogs and chokes a  motor, so the excess bile in the liver,  and the constipated waste in thc  bowels, produce foggy brains, headache, sour, acid stomach, indigestion,  ���������sallow skin, sleepless nights, and bad  colds.  - Let gentle, harmless "Cascarets"  arid the system of the toxins, acids,  gases, and poisons which arc keeping  you upset.  Take Cascarets and enjoy tho nicest, gentlest laxative-cathartic you  ever experienced. Cascarets never  gripe, sicken or cause inconvenience.  They work while you sleep. A box  of Cascarets costs "so little too.  4 , strengthens weak  nerves,  -I  I  stimulates  or-  . ,   . _   ,   ,     ppiy  i  the-digestive  fluids.    The  first  sign  f   of   returning   health   is   an   improved  * I appetite, and soon the^ effect of these  blood improving pills is felt ��������� throughout the whole system.   You find   that  what you eat does not distress you,  and that you are daily growing stronger  and  more  vigorous.     Mr.   J.  J.  Murray,     Regent     street,     Toronto,  bears testimony to the value of Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills in cases of this  kind.       He says: "During the latter  part of    1918 I was a sick man.    My  stomach     seemed simply    down and  out.    I  had no desire  for food, and  when I ate it distressed me.    I was  pale, did not sleep well, naturally got  up  in   the  morning  feeling  grouchy  Canadian Watch-Making School  The first watch-making school in  Canada has been established in Montreal, to teach the trade to returned  soidieis. Each inan who becomes  proficient is assured of immediate  employment, as there is a great scar-  j city of watchmakers in the Dominion L  at the present tirriey   America's Pioneer  Dog Remedies -  s  BOOK  ON  DOG    DISEASES  and  How to Fcca  Mailed    Free    to    aay  Ad-ires--   by  the*  Author  H.   CL.AY   Ot.OVEK  CO.,   INC.,  US    '.Vest    3ist-"stt-eet. 3  New  York.  U.SA      |  MONEY ORDERS  It is always safe to send a Dominion 'Express Money Order, Five dollars costs threj*  cents.  Minard's Liniment Cures  Garget in  Cows.  Almost every man has the mistaken idea that he is essential to the  workings of the universe.  Greenland, i������ seems, is a place of  flowers, as well as of ice, report Gaa  Logic.      Botanists have counted 120  specimens of flowering plants, grow-  I ing in the land of the Smith  Sound  1 Eskimos, on its northwest coast.  A  Safe Pill for  Sufferers.-���������There  are pills that violently purge and fill  the stomach and "intestines with pain.  ���������Parmelee'a  Vegetable   fills are  mild  ���������w ,and effective.    They are purely veg-  Accept "California" Syrup of Figs  etable, no mineral purgative entering  ~" "' '- 'into their composition and their effect is soothing and beneficial. JTjy  them and be convinced. Thousands  can attest their great curative qualities   because   thousands    owe    their  B rmr-t.  \t~f  ImS  Goat Tndu.strv  X-ivcatock   Commissioners   Receiving  Requests for Information From  Prospective Purchasers  There arc prospects that thc goat  industry may assume some ��������� importance in the province of Saskatchewan in the course of the next few  ycars, if thc number of enquiries  which have recently been received by  the Saskatchewan Department of  Agriculture is a true index.  J. G. Robertson, livestock commissioner i'or tlie province, states  that he has received quite a number  of requests for information from  !pro������ipectvve purchasers of goals, aiui  lhe department is considering the  advisability of adding an expert on  KoatD ta the staff.  H|/ *** t0 0*T~t mm- -~~ ~  -- ��������� _- ^, _    -    _ ^_^ ^_^ _  My wife was worried over my condition and urged me to try Dr. "Wil-  ! lianas'   Pink   Pills,   reminding   me   of  'the  good  they had  done  our  eldest  daughter  when   she  v/ns   in  a  somewhat similar condition.    I decided to  follow her advice and got a supply,  and here is  the story in  a nutshell:  J   have  got my appetite  back,  sleep  soundly at night, enjoy my meals and  am  so  gratified  with  what the  pills  have done for mc that 1 strongly advise  their use for all pale, sick people."  You can get Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills through any dealer in medicine,  or by mail at 50 cents a box, or six  boxes for $2.50 from the Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  Wise indeed is thc man who knows  'how   little   he   knows.  The trouble with  women ir. that they  that is necessary.  most  Hi ink  handsome  Ihat !<��������� all-1  T   wnc   rtired   of  painful   Goitre  bv  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  BAYARD McMULIN.  Chatham,  Out.  f  \\:\r,    cured of    Inflammation by  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  <.rl)..er.������.r������.^n������..Orr������.r������"������r.������..������..������..������..>..������..e..������..������.,������..g-������r^.^������������  1 ������  With the Fingers I  Says Corns Lift Out  |     Without Any Pain  4"fl"������"*i"t'*������"������"������"i"������"*"������������������*l>'*"t������������l������������"S������l>'i|ii<i������^ti^  Sore corns, hard corns, soft corns  or any kind of a corn*-can shortly be  lifted right out with the fingers tf  you will apply directly upon the corn  a few drops of freezone, says a Cincinnati authority.  It is claimed that at small cost one  can get a quarter of an ounce of  freezone at any drug store, which is  sufficient to rid one's feet of every  corn or callus without pain or soreness or the danger of infection,  This new drug is nn ether compound, and while sticky, dries the  moment it is applied and does not  inflame or even irritate the surrounding tissue.  This announcement will interest  many women here, for it is said that  the present high-hcel footwear ia  putting corns on practically every  woman's feet.  only���������look for the name California  on the package, then you are sure  your child is having the best and  most harmless laxative or physic for  the little stomach, liver and bowels.  Children love its delicious fruity  taste. Full directions for child's  dose on each bottle. Give it without  fear.  Mother 1 ��������� You must say "California."  The different diseases which affect  mankind number about twelve hundred.  LLt-m        Vd~~m7.m7.        ...~. .    health and strength to timely use of  this most excellent medicine.  In Finland, lawyers before they caa  secure government employment, must  eerve as policemen for the purpose  of gaining practical experience.  A brick manufactory has some excuse for wanting the earth.  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.  Kongoland  breeds  a  native  sheep  which ia without wool.  HOW TO "BE FIT" AT SIXTY  BY IPS. LEE HERBERT SMITH.  As our boys "came marching home," they brought a certain red-blooded doctrine, and  showed its the glory of a perfect  body. They will show us how  to "keep fit," even if we havo  passed middle life and are beyond the athletic stage.   For  \v  J  nrTvcrv  -VV rii^tu  ���������rvvr  Walsh, Out.  I was cured of Facial Neuralgia, by  M1MATHVS T.TNTMENT.  Pavkdalo, Ont.     J. II. BAILEY.  "* '" +ifrmfp/m-  Raising Princess Sophia  Thc rat-unii of thc wreck of thc  Princess Sophia, which sank in Alaskan -waters 13 months ago with heavy  loss   of  life,  will   uot  be attempted  J. S. Byron,\who has jttat returned  from Juneau.v The equipment that  has been collected for tlie big job  will lie in shelter at Brid-re'-i Cove,  threes milci from Vaiulcrbilt Itcef  t until nestt "May, when it is planned  | to proceed with iuc wotle..   Hid v.ca-  iin������r������    ,���������������������������'���������    ������i i i. iir-,.     ion.    keeUiik.   ll   ''.nT-CU  j alblc to proceed thin year.  To Deal Willi the Kaiser  Trial of Former  Emperor  Will Be  Opened in London Early in  thft New Year  The British Government expects  the trial of former Emperor William  of Germany to begin in London early  in the new year, and is completing  necessary arrangements, says the  Mail, which adds that as soon as tlie  allies have ratified the peace treaty  a united request for ihe surrender ol  the erstwhile -.emperor will be presented to Holland.  "Tlteie la no room lor doubt that  the  request  wiii   o~  tw  the newspaper adda  the treaty lu confidcntl  a few weeks.  X~xr7  ~XX4~  vucu  \m*. .rx.-^y m-\r*r-  Jr-X-L-Xt-km,  .IvdT  LIAXtxd  I  _ian who feels tho daily grind  and the nightly fag, has meager  appetite, headaches, nerves  unstrung, is gloomy, ending in  a soggy brain, try the right  way. Get out of bed, open the  window, breathe deeply, exercise tho army "tieiiiu^-ui>M  exercise or uso dumb bells,  until in a wirm glow.  Before uruukiubi* Iuko uu~  water, and occasionally castor  oil or a pleasant laxative mado  ttp of May-apploj a!o!n, 5alap; and sold by nil-druggists an  Br. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets.  Aa Prof, Strauss eays^ "The excretion of uric acid wo  ������������������ y  ���������i are abio to effect by oxcitinK diuretiia." Drink copiously of  jm-.lieu v;u������*,' j fiofi- rajI1 OJ. distilled water, six or eight gltiByea per tiay, ttat  uauhcauon ot   wafccr |jef0r0 meald, and obtain Anurio Tablets, double  y expec e    in |   ^.^g^   fov qq   cfcQ^   ^ ^]lQ ncure3t dt'Ug StorO aB& taltO  them three times a day.   If you want a trialpackageBend  10 uf-mtB to Dr. Pierce's Invalids' Hotel, Buffalo, Nl Y.  "Atmrif!"   fanti-wrin-ficid^  ih the  recent diRonveftrw  nH  Dr. Pierce and is much more poiuut ihou ULhia, Ioi it will  l.,        \J.       12������2 I -tiiuaoivo Utiu itciu im u\p. ten uioouAvua outtaa-  A practical Joke in one thai  ������*������1M*������  w������  'tal-  U  "<Sf  ,nm������w> twin t mst mtmitiswii) *  iyiitiWWbMto^ w^j4t^umi*i4mdM������#mfimm*Ht~m.  i-m-tW-ttm^ i-  ���������"" " w ������������������i*-������j   ~it rm~^j-mi*mLv>tm-m4tm*,444m  awai--^^  ������.t������������tMfiW������WW4e^ta*ili**A./iiiiijd ti-lZ������  -��������� ������������������    ��������� "~*"\*i -r,--v..ii^tty"'������rt4mmmmm0mswm-.m\4mKW}wmm'4'wt*mmmmi>m'~m  i d~m4-W~tmtx m^Ats^~^^m-~^^  :tt&~m-~AttiE!!,Wi-^^  t������ftartdfle*������^w������e^i*^^ l|<*t������*Si**^^������En^. THE  CBESTO^  BETSEY  ���������'���������.a-*'.  'jS  THE  <lit)a&V   *   Vl^i     BBBsb   ������   (tag  Issued every Friday at Creston. B.C"  Subscription :   $2 a voiu* in advance;  -.S2������60 to U.S. points. "  CJ. P. Hayes, Editor and Owner'  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, DEC. 12  Sugar Scarce Till March  Instead   of  a  five pound   ratior  honreholders will be lucky to have  four pounds of sugar doled but to  them the next time a consignment  of the sweui stuff arrives.    Thia oh  ��������� the" strength of  advices  from the  ��������� wholesale trade that the December  . shipments of sugar would be 20 per  ��������� cent, less   than   those _setit  out in  November.    That better  terms as  .-to-sugar need not be looked for will  'V>e gleaned from the fact thai* none  of it is due from abroad for the refinery until December'16th.    Including that date  and January 15th  total shipments of the raw product  tree.    With that amount at  their  disposal   every   youngster  in   that  sectioa can be generously and uniformly remembered���������^-a much better  system than   obtaines  here "where  such effort devolves upon the three  different Sunday schools the place  boasts? and which by no means includes   the   entire juvenile   population.    Kitchener is to be congratulated on its excellent community  spirit.    A   continuance of it  wiii  mean much to a centre that already  has earmarks of an extensive industrial development.  In trustworthy Dry Goods the trouble these days is not the selling of the goods, but  the getting of theLgoods to sell. In the lines listed below we have been more than fortunate in securing stocks that we have no hesitation in recommending as to quality, and when  you"see the goods we believe you will agree with us that prices are right.  f  "Aiilmk  tOTtXT  rre  Jl -B���������.i-A^S '   mm.8.  Soldier Land Buying  ;i;;e at Vancouver amount to 8700  tons.    I  Tf  this  all  LrUlftxrSi  X. ������-_-.   J  mi   naiiu  aud future sugar arrivals are as  pet- expectations manufacturers as  sure that by early in the new year  the sugar famine "will be a thine of  the past. The shortage is alleged  to be due to the fact that ships  could not be had to carry cargoes  of it to Pacific ports. The trade  advises to be prepared for a raise  tm the priee of molasses, as the sugar shortage has caused a heavy  run on treacle.  Kitchener Does It Right  When it comes to doing the right,  thing right hats must come off to  the people of Kitchener. Last  month they did themselves proud  in taking up about $7000 of the  Victory Loan 1919. This month  they showed themselves when on  Saturday night last they contributed; the eminently-respectable total  i if J&170 via the dance route to pro ,  vide funds to give the children of  the town and district an old time  Christmas  concert and   Christmas  ^lf regulations lately promulgated  by the head  officials of>he soldier  land settlement board are enforced  the practice  of  buying   producing  orchards and turning them over to  returned soldiers having the necessary    10-per-cent.-down    payment  will be entirely discontinued, except  in cases where the soldier pnrchas  er  is  an  orchardist of experience.  Discussing   tlie   new   order,   Capt.  Brown,   chairman   of   the   board,  among other things observed : "The  risk of handing over a valuable orchard to  an   inexperienced man is  too  great, both in the interests of  the man aud in the interests of the.  taxpayers   who   back   the  government's polic37.    Irs the nest place it  is felt that there has been too much  'swapping' owners   in   the working  of   the  Soldier   Settlement Act in  British  Colmbia, and we  are getting  away from -the  spirit behind  the whole scheme, which, after all,  is to get more people  on the land.  It i.s not of much advantage to the  country that a comparatively inexperienced man should be placed on  the   same   farm   which   has   been  worked previously by an experienced man.    Indeed if such a policy is  allowed to continue there wiii be a  de,crease rather than.an increase in  production."    Some  difficulty   has  been experienced hitherto in setting  a value  on   fruit   trees  of various  a^es for purposes of loans.    It was  decided that the basic value should  rs^i^i^i^rj^i.i!^���������.������& tit* wide.  35c. and 45c. yard,  FLANNEL -=���������Fine'cre-am color, and grey,, at $1 yard.  NAVY BLUE SERGE^364^  DRESS GOODS���������A new stock, well assorted as to shades,  36-inch width. $2.25 per yard.  KIMONA CLOTH���������Hea^y, at 65c. yard.  With prices continually on the rise it will be real economy to anticipate even future  needs and buy while the goods are available at these prices.  -.  r  be taken as \%\ per tree per. year of  age. In addition the varieties suited to different localities have to be  considered when estimating the  value of the stock.  e*Movies'9 in Church  Two Great  ^*-*t*^^&- fS*������-*3**"B.&  ^iB^eaQg  ot ihe  Brunswick Method of Reproduction  i  JL  The Ultona. This all-record player has rev-o-  hrtionizesd phonograph ideals, and is instantly  adjustable to each type of record.  With it you can play all records at their best.  Al! artists, all bands, all selections are at your  ���������ttommand.  Only The Brunswick ofters this great invention.  The All-Wood Tone Amplifier, which develop������ new tonal qualities, bringing out  Uxim   hitherto   lost.     It   is   constructed  csntjrelv cf v/eed. li1"* ** -R*-*** *������r:^i;**,  mmmmmm-mrmji 700 ..74.00���������0-       xxmmmm.        xm      00-070 x mx-00000  Investigate these exclusive features before  ycsn make ev*n ������ tftntat-iv* rWi^inn -fnr r.\*x  ideas are sure to be discarded.  The   Brunswick  has created a  nation-wide  HntM-fllr'tn t'l I���������, *A\-. r,t ,r ��������� . , ���������- r\r-  L*l'e"  '���������"--'     '��������� ' ���������������������������-'...,.... .......  arc   beirv;   sc/.-i   to   those   flfcww**-^ ^^-w^  who inr* ' e->n W.e \   r. 0  1Zm-^0^^^^I^L_  - - *- ->*��������������������������� ,  .,  , .....j  >>  X     ���������   ' . , .     ���������        .       i .    . '    ������������������ ;  J  <Z\.\>Pv\ A ; r..   j f .;-!������.(!  ]M,-.!-:ti    ���������    ,-r    '.wit    <  S?;n-.������������������.<-,.....     L_*     ,,���������:;  .,.-   r*t  - *    * -  '��������������������������������������������� 0     4   .   .-     |  y* i  ' W *3 . ... , .1- r,      ...f        ,        ,,W��������� ..-.I        W    ,100 --.I. A-  ���������mmm U '���������* m*~ ~l m ~* m -*i **, b  ������ t* fA list 1<*   M  a/3 A "ilira.fWM SWO.T'H-IWB-?*:  Htm At St.      m    St     ~xJ*   ^rdT  i      * JX-A4 iA  '���������-.   T~J       40.      ���������    Ax 00-0 00   klV  Word comes from Vernon that  the Methodist pastor in that town  is using moving pictures once a  month in connection with the eve  ning service, and that on the occasions when the "movies" are  brought into play the church is not  K5������r arvrtiviA.  tc* iiiAA  \\-\~t nr-nwrlo fxPLfr-  -"tT       xrm.���������.x^,..       ���������.r       -.���������.���������.       ...���������       ���������.          .. _ ff^  er to attend.worship. In view of  the sustained popularity with  young and old alike it seems strange  that the Vernon pastor's enterprise  is not more generally and oftener  copied. The sehenje has a world of  merit to it, and really nothing: to  condemn it, except to the ultra  orthodox, which species is. gradually becomhrg extinct these days.  The drawing power of the picture  sjermon over the spoken address  would, dottbtless be in much the  same proportion to the attraction  of the motion picture over the spoken drama. In .Vancouver it is  estimated that in one week more  people go to see the moving pictures  than attend theatres where the  drama is portrayed in a whole year.  If the attendance of the younger  people ao the house'or woi-sl'iip is  specially desired no better drawing  card could be devised than the picture feature.  harvest truly is great and laborers  are few,".if every similar-sized district is loading itself up in the matter of spiritual advisors iu the same  lavish fashion, and the number of  graduate clergy declining, the coming of the time when every clime  and people shall have heard tlie  good news of the gospei and Gabriel be commanded to sound the-last  trump will materialize seyeral thousand years after Kootenay flats  have reclaimed themselves from  natural causes���������if that fertile area  should, unhappily, be left to such  an undeserved fate.  Things might be worse at Cranbrook  it would appear. The W.M.S, of the  Presbyterian church were so grateful  for 1019 mercies vouchsafed them that  the thank-offering at the .December  meeting mounted up to the very respectable total of $87.  Nelson's city-ownedgas plant is losing money at the rate of $500 a month,  and the council hesitates to spend sev  eral hundred dollars on improvements  that would make operation more economical.  While Rossland is one of the dullest  towns in the B.C. interior just now  there is hope for the future. The  sehdol attendance keeps on increasing  and this month sees another teachi*-!-  added to the stair.  The Herald already has visions of  Chinese control of Penticton. The  town aiready has sis Chink restaurants, while two rather subatanial  buildings are going up in the business  section for other lines of mercantile  business.  TODAY'S PRICES  r  Robin Hood Flour     ���������   ���������   ���������     $5.40  Five Roses Flour     ���������   ���������   ���������   ���������    5.40  "Oats      -----      $2.90  Oats,  Crushed���������   ���������   ���������.3.00  Bran   ���������   ���������   ���������   ���������   ���������    2.25  Shorts   ���������   ���������   ���������   ���������   ��������� 2.5 5  How Long, O Lord9HowLong  About the best possible evidence  that tho Valley is  enjoying   some  surplus prosperity is the desision of  the   majority   clement  of  Creston  English    Cliurch   congregation   to  get busy with a guarantee list in  the  contidunt  expectation   of  getting pledgoa of not less than $700  for tho coming year for the support  of resident minister {or the parish.  In   addition   to   this  amount   the  diocesan funds will bo touched up  tor another JJt>uO(i giving the clergyman $1300���������the mimimum stipend  in places where no rectory is available   for a residence.     While irom  an advertising Httindpaint for both  de-nomination as  well as the community \\\'\ move' po'vubly ban something to ejoinmund it, coming at a  time when greater co-operntion  in  the- Hleii/un e,t   the elav, it in a bit ot'  ������  travt-fity   <>n   even   the   practical  e:lirinliaii   spirit,   that   a diittt-ict of  al ������e tut   1,'iOU   neiitlu   iihould    require  iipiritual    Miii'te-nnnco    from    th������e������e������  i  ne-pitnit e������   ime)    eiiiit met    Protestant  j i.emre-e-M, at. u e-eiut, of ti'il 1<*(!M than  I StM.OO whe-n tlie* ntinniei;i grantn tire  I ineilneleel.     A t a time when theory  M m i i.i.,      i i. .. I , i        ..in.      <:i, ,k. -  i ,        11.'  LIMITED  ii you are needing  ^HJHJ^v  Djl 159  K or M\\\-i  now is the time to buy  Wo have   juttt.  unloaded a  car  ryV     4-\*rvtv,\    of      f*-*>i*otcstrt  4f~m M  "      *Tr    ...    ,W-S.   ,.      XIA  U tfc ������**-  m~*~~\i  m      <���������, m itkim.mm,   P*.   *m  m.0  y   )��������� MM Id ������ HnC���������M  t * - m ������-*r us- sr.  R  T-eir.W -*tf������SrifMiBUtf������*W.  J  ^i  '���������'Ut  waa  *it**y������i������iiiiiifil*NW  xmmm*m*4ammmmm  ~-mjm~m~n~m  K������lljnWli������Wfr=rf*V^W|i*,ri^>^.������.*;i*|ir|lrr|l������*|.������.l.*l������*  li,,������Mi>.i^i.itli������.ir|l������^|l<'|������i,|i(|,.|.|M|||>ri|l������iy.ii|  ������H������Hi:i>.i1|ii|VW)(������<m������^ THE  CBESTOK, REVIEW  PingiiiTs������giiii0^w SgDgirifgfr  lap. cRoy^mmz-  Qualified Piano T-h������������*" '-'���������-;  -  Eight years experience. - Highest vet.,  erences.     Single tuning;'$������'*���������* "Two  truiiti*=*������ ii year. sj>~.  Indieaps Predict  and animals, -is-: the fact the holly  bushes for several weeks past have  been decorated with bright red berries.  is tHere any  m-  '   .   S  -.  t Mil*-* -  *.   t-    r.~  ouse ?  i  |  ers  BB a~  iw^iij*.  ....    .L   -iJJf..  m  mm fr ������S ������ES>  SO-T-- S.RS'e*  This Ib the Brst question that- presents itself  to the ihbu������BWif<iil ii ;an  MneXpectetfWiilwrdrops  ia for a meal. But why  wpr^-y?, ���������-; '������������������ '���������-���������  Shamrock Brand  Hams and Bacon  Finest  Quality  Cooked H&m  Luhch Meat  Bologna- &c.  ure   always   to   be   had  uere.    In meats nothing  quite equals 'Shamrock'  "���������products/  I.  Already the fur-bearing animals  have "donned- their winter coafe, and'  the migratory birds have set ont-for  the ��������� warmer- and more tempeftfl.tee/.H?**  gioDS of the south.. ,.;       .-'.?.,-  :<; Students of nature and close observers   of-. British Ooiumbia  fauna ,and,  B  flora, the Indians, prophecy a prolong-  ��������������� (fed and severe winter.   1*he, bea^s, are  ��������� h-jnV- retiring to the^ friendjy^HiiiB, ������o  as not to to7 be overtaken by the snowfall.  JThere, under a log or sbc^/they,  will contentedly slumber through the  .coolest days and nights, of--thenex-kiiew.  ensuing months. ' Should they  delay  .their retreat" to their winter, nlountaiii  hdme^, the heavy, fill of sriowv which  | their instinct tella them is impending,  would prohibit travrf;   ;..       ji     >.-���������.  While bruin is heading for thehigh-  er grrund-'the deeiMs making few th-e.  open pastures and streams., He does  jnot hibernate and his instinct directs;  him to the lower levels which provide  sufficient pasture through , the cold  weathf r. During the past few weeks,  along the streams and k-svm-s of the  British Columbia coast, herds of deer  have   been   seen   in   ever-increasing  nr.lUorutinn  *f������rr������r������  wtlloh tilt*  ��������� ��������� 1 r xjumTm-m wu *&���������������������������     mm i. ���������������..���������       - -  ��������� ��������� ^ e _ -_  The whole two dozen of them register-  perfect attendance last month.  Kaslo inyested so much of its loose  change in   Victory Bonds  this year  that the intake of the Roman Catho-  <bi**r������  Population considered Wycliff made  about the best showing, on the Bast  Kootenay towns in the^ purchase of  Victory Bonds. $40,600 of them were  purchased there.  ^J-  MEWS OF K0OTEHAYS   !  JlG   lttUICD   -JtXt-KmV-  '~^: *8a..\   ^4-P  4-m.     _  if   aCU  VU   irxs   n/Jxmm*t*m  1,  Trail,. Prei|byterian ladies7 aid gathered in |3|9,at this year's bazaar.  Nukusp school have an attendance  of 80. Ten of these are in the superior  school.     .,.. ........ i  ''nt**-..      00���������X* &!r,-X    trvt ,r-S-     .. 0    d7,^r.-^*x-.0.-.S0?  ���������     XiitS ivivixLiLJytic.il uuuivu uir L/rnuuii.'uiv  celeBbrated. its twentieth anniversary  lrfst Sunday."y'  The English Church ladies at Cranbrook cleaned up almost $400 at their  1919, bazaar Iast,,-\veek.  The curling and skating season opened afcXPfenticton on Dec. 1st���������three  weeks ahead of schedule.  Pehfcibton ��������� has fifteen licensed real  estate agents, who pay a fee-of $5 per  year.   Qne:of them is a lady.  Nelson jewelrs have recently arranged it amongst, themselves that only a  spot cash business will be done in future. .  00. CV* Xm���������xJS      Xxixr.    ~t~.n*tTr    dLrLYLatATV.  iU.iX.yHr   OlItlUllMU       1IOO     UUOU/       7.x.m.~xr..  ted to accept $10$) as a slight token of  the cOUnciFt? appreciation of three  years' 'Services as 'mayor of Vernon.  New Denver's only Chinese laundry  has found himself so unpopular in  that town that he has closed up the  shop aim; ���������beioofc ��������� himself e*e6wne*e.  Scots were a bit sanny at  NOTARY PUBLIC  INSURANCE  ��������� REAL ESTATE  DEALER IN OCAL  mtx I-. f._. 4pm.itMi*mxmt  ���������     ��������� ������������������ 0.V-   1 7.-C  1811 lvixjxjx a.  '^-*eTiticton  this year's St. Andrew's night celebration.   The Presbyterian  concert and  supper  only producing  a   matter.of  $250. ���������'''.'' . ;,.  -?. Three men's clothing stores atBevel-  I stoke were burglarised in one night  last week. About $500 worth of goods  wei-eetolen bist only $7 in real money  is missing..    /  If 50   ratepayers   sigrt   the  needed  petition   Kevelstoke   council  under the necessity of starting a public   library.   The   petitiou   is now in  circulation.  SlVBKSlGi* AHU UBiS  ���������    x      -���������    - -      -      . I t.hp  Indian   draws" his .season s  forecast.  S   a  & GO,, Ltd.  The mtiskrat. in addition to acquiring a deep warm furry coat, have prepared their winter homes, and for  several  months  will disappear  from  ..: ���������\- x  aigiitr.  Last week  the price of silver was  over the $1.34..raark-~the highest price  white   metal has   attained since  1800. '''JP''-p  .*������. LAND SURVBYOR  Talce notice that iJ.B.Winlaw, whose  address is Wyaodei, EG., wiii appiy  for a license to take and use 5000 gallons of water out of Duck-Creek, which  flows south and easterley, and drains  into Goat River slough.,    The water  will be diverted from the stream at a  point about 2000 ft*ei fromsawniiii and  veil!  be used for diimestic and steam  purposes upon the -^winiil described  as on Subdivision  of Lot 191.   This  notice was posted on  the ground on  the 5th day oi November, 1919.     A  will   he? copy ��������� of this notice and ap application  ��������� pursuant thereto and   tb the Water  Act, 1914, will  be filed in the office of  the   Water   Recorder,^ Nelson,   B C.  Objections to the application may be  filed with the said Wafer "Recorder, or  with the Comptroller of Water Rights,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.,  within fifty days after the first appear*  ance of this notice in a local newspaper.  Another sign, which is not accepted  with the same degree of reliability as  the indications revived from the birds  The P. Burns Co, slaughter house at  Cranbrook was burned hist week and  the loss of building and contents is  ~.S..���������x-S  ..x  OScrt)i*r,   ' * "I  New Denver ladies are becoming ambitious and the official organizer will  visit that town shortly to form a  Women's Institute.  The 13 below zero touch 'of weather  Cranbrook had on Wednesday last  saw the opening of the skating aud  curling rinks in that city.  The   Nelson   Scotch   can   be   good  spenders   at   times;    Last   week   the  Presbyterian   bazaar   did   a" business  ' am-puntiog to almost $800. y- ���������,  The entrance pupils at Caanbrook  would   appear to love their teacher.  Surveys of any kind hindled.  Address���������  Camp Lister, CRE3TON P.O.  %Jm    r\m  TEACHER OF VIOLIN ������S  VIOLONCELLO  ���������0      tr.      -.-tzVBTrW    X TH?        A 25 .  3. X>.   st-v xix xj*x err , aupiich ii s .  Terms on application.  Highest class tuition guaranteed.  NOTICE RE HAY  A. N. WINLAW, Agent  The date of the first publication of this  notice is November 14, 1919.  REGISTERED  JERSEY BULL  F"C������ SERVICE  St. Qusn's Genet GS0SF8 7105  All persohs owing assessments for  hay cutting to the Creston Valley  Stockbreeders Association are requested to. call and pay same at'the Secretary's office on   Saturday, December  ?*J|*Vt.    xxm.-xri-      *���������*���������.%���������������������������" r������a*'������'*���������������"    V>1T   ttrxrx 51  '--.������*���������rxx*^.-      T?^T  -~- ~Ult\    UVaVf   \'m.    ft vy'i.MB'U   0mf jr     mmm-mm*    xr-~mxx-x ������.>���������     JX-MX  order of board.   GUY CONSTABLE  Secretary. ,   , '  W.V. JACKSON,   CRESTON  *yg.cpsis of      v  of 1 ������n nfmanis  EffiBi&nt Gms*  that does not lay up waiting for parts.  Aa modern as any car.  Starting, Lighting and  Demountable Rims  i  B^SiL^  HB%r  Exceptional Values in  Dress Goods  Bll  Ui  U-*.a-nna*l   i������i*Mni������e^ua  A SAVINGS  - ACCOUNT  it  Ace  is   always   well  nmt   upon which  to iiavc u oavjui^t*  interest is regularly  paid and from which you are free to draw  nt any tiine should you have a f^ood opportunity to buy stock or feed. A Savings  Account is Ready Motiev.  7HA.  <������k     ���������������        'W������r       0      m.     mm   md        II  For Women and Children  Black and White Check, yard $ .60  2 pieces of Tweed, at yard  .75  Brown Gabardine, yard  1.60  All-wool Cashmere in navy and brown, yd. 1.60  Navy and black Velveteen, yard  95  For Men  Heavy rib Underwear $ 3.75  Military grey Flannel Shirts, each     3.00  -   Handkerchiefs  A large assortment of Ladies and  Children's Handkerchiefs in fancy  boxes, 39c. to $2 per box.  Single Handkerchiefs from 5c. to 50c. each.  Creston Mercantile Company  LIMITED  Transfer, Livery and Feed Stabies  Sleighs and Cutters.      Team Sleighs  Single and Double Harness and Supplies  irwminweliiwriiiDuj  ti  ii    3.H���������Ji  *<0j)x0       lAA      -Sl-U.       AJxLl.~~-   JkiJX       LX~.     SI ������l���������UJ������.       Uxik      M Ji   V-  OF COMMERCE  PAID-UP CAPITAL  RCSITvVII FUND  CKKSTON   UKANCtl, U G.  $15,000,000  .ti r,,of)o nn/i  JDcnnctt, Manaircr.  an  Ji  O  r\xfr\\-*\  \      C.,-,4  o  n f\ r\x> *  1   TY..v,,l     tl  ~\  Coal  and Wood For Sale.  I  mm  mWlrmW **+  +tmJ   mmmi  mmmxi  ������  Cr^  JET^**.*.  mm  Sirdar Ave.  'op ELS  Minimum price of fir*st-clas.������ land  reduced to $5 an acre; second-class to  J2.50 an acre.  T>~rx-r.rxx^..ir.���������        ~��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� JX���������.^        m���������        . -.  _-   * ~-*-...tr xtxr.t        tl\J V, IUHUUCU r    1.1V       Bill'  veyed laT;ds only.  Record*s will be pranted covering only  land xnituMe for agricultural purposes  and whici. ib non-t::nber land.  Partr.er.--hip. pre-emptions abolisheed.  Ytitt   n:*re:p:j ,,\_   n.-o   nirjr*^  thH.H  ?*>^r HIS.**  arrange for ndj-acent .. pre-emptions  with joint ro; Uleiicel'but each making  necessary improvements on r'eypectiv**  e.*iaims. 4.  ������ ffi-eriiptcirs rniibi -reCiUpy cluimi* fos  hve years and make improvements to  value of ?:0 por acre, iuc-iudin*^ idear-  fng and cultivation ot ai least 5 acreis.  before r������ce;\inK Crown t;rant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less- uutf 3 jfars u:,d lias made proportionate irnproveniei.ts, he may, foe-  ' cause of Ul-ncalth, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and iransf������?r his <iiaim.  ftecords without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant maliv.^ *mprovernen,ti������ to'exteni ol  $300 per antrum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record . ^aiuc- <������ i.i ..operate a.s forfeiture. Title i.-amiejt : be-' dDiUu.ei it-  less than 5 years, and improve*!-:-.its  of $10.00 per acre. ine.-'.udi: t? 5 at*res  cleared ai.d cultivated.'and re-���������������������������)������ ������.-,.  of ai least ~ year;, are required a*.  Pre-emplor hoidir*j , Crown ,iani  may reenrd another pre-emption, ir he  requires land in conjunction with his  rar.ni, without actual occuj>ution. i-ro-  vided statutory improvements inadi-  and residence maintained on Crowe,  granted luiid  Unsurveyed areas,  not exceeding  ii*  a,0"**-8*   ������^������y   be   leased   as   homesite*.  title to be obtained after fulfilling rest  dontial and improvement conditions.  *<or ura2inK and industrial purpose*  areus exceedlnR 640 acres may be  leased by one person or company  , Mill, factory or Industrial sites on  timber land not exceeding 40 acre*  may be purchased; conditions Include  payment of stumpaee.  Natural hay meadows inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon eom-tructlon of a roa.1  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost ot ���������  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price, is made.  PRE-EMPTORS'       FREE       GRANTS  ACT.  "The i-e-ope of this Act Is enlarged te.>  include All persons Joining and serving with His Majesty's Forces. The  time within which the holra or devisee*  of a deceased pre-emptor may appl.  for title under this Act Ih extended  from for one year from the death of  uuch jierson. as formerly, until one  year after the conclusion of tho"present  war. This privilege Is also made re  trcactive. ^  No fees rcli*.tin-; to pre-enipUo:.:. .ii-  due tpr payable by Noldlers dn pre  emptiono recorded after June 26. nui.  Taxea ure remitted for five years  lVoylHlop  for return of  moneys nc  trued   due and beer- paid ylnoo Auuu.m  ���������i(  13H, on account of payments   fee*  or taxeu on soldieru' pre-emptlnns.  Interest  on  nt������p������������/.������v,,.������,������.,  ���������������  ....    ,  V>.YfnJ������.r, c,ty  U,{* beld  by  moNrit'er-Vof  ���������   Allied forces, eir depeiidcniK. avuuired  direct  or Indirect,   remitted   from  enlistment, lo March 31% 1U20.  ~'~xZA%'J'".Z'.lj7xrx-li.xd     u������-      CHUVVIM  , lands.  Provision     made    for    hmu.-tr.ee     <>'  Crbwn   Brants   to   sub-purchaHerH     ()f  Crown   Lands.   uc������|Uirinu   rittlmi   fr<u-i  purehuserii   who   fnileil     to     e-omnlen  r>iirfhfi������--o.   Ir-vei-vl*,-  f���������j f. .;u.       <,���������   iu,  eminent of conditions eif purchase    In  lerest and taxes.    Where -<ul>--i|jrciia>--  ers do not claim whole of e^rlKlnal p-n  eel. purchntie price dut- und tax.o-> ma*.  bo     dlrtfJbutcJ     r-i"S-'eUoiuiCv:l>      ���������Vl'i  whole    ���������r������.;, <( iMiiicot ir.^ ...     .,  Il***������w     *<>'     ^mm^       {,      i^^O.  OH A/ING. ~  C,iu.x\u������   j'vxi.   i:.ii>.   i"..*-     nytiteni.il ,.-  development of II*,.   t,,,n  '���������idl,.,-,-v   .���������.,,  vldeje   fex   grusirn   ei-,..!,-,,-|,,   .������JKJ   |-a:...,.  admlnlxtratloi.    unde-r    '���������ennTin.s.,,: , i  Annintt   r'.r:is-.[i.y   turiirlv   i:'.:-.u,-|   |,u  ran nui.il.n-, ������-.,i ^.-.i. pri.rinv i.u  ������i^.������.li-.. .4.. l,\  i.   . ..li  .ii <-.;  ���������*��������� I all  iMVIIfl-t,       ;,i;iv  form    Atll-eiol.'il |(il:r<     f,,r     y., ,,,.,.    i,,...    ,  mem.    fret-, or  p.ntifelty  fix-, pj-'r,   '"  for iuettl������r������>. c*tnp<*e-H ol-" (rHl> :,.r,  *4,   t������. .*   ������>#.,. n  lilt  xtm iimmtmntixidmimiHmimiwmiiii-twmi  ���������m 7i���������0m*i4i>0#.������ttt������m40m,itw.mtivm  SSSSSl  mmmmmmm������tmimmMm'M������$w'i  i-i.-rM*if.-M.**-*-i****-*.M^  t������������*i4^v������JWl<^Wl4������itJ^li^ti������**iH,*^'J>J^-4t'*  '   'tfa-t'iWtWmi-x^^ .ffmmumiiM*tmi-\ii*mm-i4r*mmmm's  '  ttm^m^m4r*^4������immttmt*  ^^������'VVeWAM-������J������eeMAW*������ ii*WW*^ii*e^'ifeaf.^(,]to t f, Jt A  mmm m~*-~wm~itomi0*<-<**~-*-& my^tvMt&Wm  H-m0wm00nmi*m4?t4rM*mimi>* ������������������]m-4*  ^^Siftit^li^^  '������ ���������rv-r* ^ii 000ii0ii.mmmmimmmmm*44tmmm4. Trr'JT* PTV'i'i'-n- . v--.---.T-,r-'-r.'\xT.  1  '   *   ' i  '-  1   -   V     .. j>     . * I       *,.*.. t   5   ) JS  ,  T>.  C.  ������������imiiii������i������wii������ii.niai������  mmwM-mWvmWvwxmmm���������Wff  irmmmm'mttmmtm  \m*4tm*  itxvt-mtiita  Tobacco Revenue  5S-5  a/lilj   vj  &mv  s������vm������  The time is at hand when the people  of the Western Provinces of Canada  have important obligations, imposed  upon them by their citizenship, to discharge. Primarily it is a duty they  owe to their country, but in a very  particular sense it is a duty they owe  to themselves.  The reference is to the selection of  municipal councils and school boards  for the coming year, the making of a  choice of some thousands of men or  women to whom is to be entrusted  the vitally important task of directing  municipal and school * administration  in a. territory many times thc size of  some  outstanding   European  nations.  The matters which in  the  coming  year will engage the attention and call  for action on the part of these local  representative bodies may not be very  spectacular or fill a large place in the  public eye or in the columns of the  newspapers, but to an even greater extent than many matters of national  and even international moment they  directly affect the well-being of the  people, and to the extent that these  purely local affairs are well managed,  the comfort, convenience and advancement of the people of a community are served. Furthermore,  they have a very direct bearing on  the burden of local taxation to be imposed.  Never, it~is  probably safe to say,  in the history of this country was it  a mailer of  greater concern  than it  is today    that    the keenest    interest  should be taken by all citizens in the  choice of the men and women selected by them to serve in a representative public capacity.   Western Canada  is by no means immune from the unrest  which  prevails     throughout the  world,  and which    is  turning    some  countries  and  old  established  conditions topsy-turvy.   Problems connected  with   labor,  education,  social  and  moral questions, trade and commerce,  finance  and   taxation���������all  are  in   thc  melting pot, and what will ultimately  evolve therefrom for the good or evil  of mankind depends to a very large  extent upon the interest displayed by  the average man and woman in public  affairs, the amount of studj- and consideration   they are prepared  to  give  to reachinc; a solution of these problems,   and  the  character  of   the  men  and women whom they elect to public  office to  deal  with them.  It   P     oi   the  guardr^gainst being swayed. by feelings of persona! friendship on the one  hand, or feelings of a personal dislike  on the other hand, in voting for candidates for public office. It is a time  when all old partizanship should be  buried and forgotten, when considerations of race, or creed, or personal  ambition should be ignored, and when  the test of a cool and mature judgment should be applied in the marking of a ballot.  Compared with most countries,  Canada has weathered the first full  year since the signing of thc armistice fairly successfully. Mistakes  have been made, plenty of them.  There have been unfortunate disturbances in industrial centres* Injustices  have existed, and yet remain to be  righted.   Much money has been wast-  Fragrant Weed Furnished $2,767,685  in October  Inland revenue returns for October show an increase of slightly over  half a million, as compared with October, 1918. The excise tax on tobacco is now the largest source of  revenue for this department, the amount collected during October being  $2,767,685, whereas the tax en spirituous liquor and malt brought in only  slightly more than $800,000. War  revenue stamps yielded $1,103,197 for  the month.  Valuable Eatomolosical  Circular Issued  fi    iHBSBOBncB"5 c?3b5B ������5 3323=2    ana-.  CATARRH  COLDS  BRONCHITIS  CURED  WITHOUT DRUGS  ed, and extravagance has been all too  general, not only by governments and  other public bodies, but by the people  themselves. Nevertheless, when consideration is given to conditions in  other lands, Canadians can regard  themselves and their country as occupying a favored position.  It is to our own interests, as well  as a duty we owe to our country,  that this position should not only be  maintained, but thatit should be improved. Such improvement is not to  be brought about solely in Dominion  and Provincial politics, but the principal field of endeavor is to be found  in local affairs, namely, in the mum-"  It is really impossible to treat  Catarrh, unless b>  inhaling the soothing germ - killing  vapor of Catarrhozone. Its rich, fragrant essences are  breathed from thc  inhaler to every  sore, diseased spot  in the breathing organs. Not a single  germ     can     escape  ���������*"���������*       healing      -fntm-e  IBMiiUw.  cipaiity and local school district. It  is here that the foundation of reform  nd progress is to be laid, and from  Collecting and Mounting o. Insect  Collections Important Part oi  the Work of Students  The collecting and preserving of  insects and the mounting of insect  collections has become an important  part of the work of the students in  many of our schools. The teachers  who have specialized in agriculture  have learned something of the methods of collecting and preserving insects and are arousing the interest  of their pupils in this fascinating subject. In order to assist those desirous of securing accurate information  Entomological Circular No. 12, "Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects" has been prepared by J.  H. McDunnough, M.A., Ph.D. This  circular may be obtained free upon  application to the Publications  Branch, Department of Agriculture,  Ottawa. It indicates concisely some  of the most essential features in connection with the collection of insects,  and aims to arouse an interest for  intelligent collecting of insects. Insects are very delicate creatures and  unless the greatest of care is observ  ed in both collecting, and packing for  shipment -an otherwise valuable collection may be rendered practically  worthless from both the aesthetic  and the  scientific  standpoint,  of Catarrhozone,  which acts on 'the  infected iinings of  thc nose and throat  just as an  ointment  would act on a cut *        -- -        ...  finger.       You     see j of  Pcrcherons  from  the  well-known j    Mrs.   Emile   Malette,  The Soap Is Cleans  Bb Ointment to Heal  - Don't wait te hav������ ���������'mp'dens, red- j  nesa and -toughness, dandruff and  irritation. Pravent them by making  this wonderful skin-clearing cos*-*  plexion soap your every-day toilot  soap, assisted by touches of Cuticura  Ointment to t������a first signs of little  i skin and scalptroubles, and dustings I  B of Cuticura Talcum, a fascinauug g  ication The Cuticura Trio is wonder- g  ful.   Sample each free of "Cuti-cura, 8  t. W, Boston. U. S. AP j  Alberta Horses Go to Scotland  One   of   the   largest   shipments   of  pure-bred horses from one breeder in  ! Can-iiia. v.-i?. **  rp.reret one of 70 head I  Th-  tie Greatest Change  "When water becomes ice," asked  the teacher, "what is the great change  that  takes  place?"  The greatest change, ma'am," said  sVtdx  X.XXr  prxce.  little  boy, "is    the chancre  in  WEIL SATISFIED WITH  BABY'S OWN TABLETS  C atarrhozone  soothes, cleanses,  heals. It cannot fail  to reach and cure  Catarrh: it's simply  a wonder on weak  throats. bronchial,  coughs, deafness  buzzing ears, and  all other symptoms  of Catarrhal cold.  Get   Catarrhozone  today. Complete  outfit   costs  $1   and  When   a  banknote   talks   it   might  be termed a paying  teller.  costs  is sufficient for three months' use.  Smaller sizes 50c, all dealers or the  careful and wise administration in 1 Catarrhozone Co., Kingston, Ont.,  these branches of our public business  there will flow an influence which will  beneficially affect administration in  the larger, and what are popularly regarded as the more important, departments of government.  A lively interest in local matters  throughout the Prairie Provinces at  this time cannot fail to result in an  improvement in all municipal and  school administration, which, in turn,  will lead to better Provincial government and more careful handling of  Federal affairs.  Bar U Ranch in Southern Alberta,  owned by Geo. Lane & Co. In addition to the pure breds, eight high-  class grades were sent to Lord Mintof  Howick, Scotland. The shipment,  which filled seven cars* was made up  of 24 stallions, 43 mares and three  show geldings. In point of quality,  J the horses ranked exceptionally high,  and there is no question it will go a  long way in helping to popularize the  breed in the several localities into  which it went.  EVIL OF SUBSTITUTION  Lir.Cit     -.������������������.ip-v.-'.ance,  therefore, tl.at  Canada should  the st'*-cu.;.-. c.  ---l.ee1. '---���������-���������  r.ir������kir.rr Pl: o\:r  tiv-5. P-.P P* 'J.  ������.-'.-��������� e r.   ptor/ic  A dealer substitutes because hc  makes more profit on an inferior article. A local citizen was induced to  take a substitute for Putnam's Corn  Extractor, with the result that the  substitute burnt his toes and failed  to cure. Putnam's contains no acid  and is guaranteed.    Always get Put-  A Remedy for Earache.���������To have  the earache is to endure torture. The  ear is a delicate organ and few care  to deal with it, considering it work  for a doctor. Dr. Thomas' Eclectric  Oil offers a simple remedy. A few  drops upon a piece of lint or medicated cotton and placed in the car  will work wonders in relieving pain.  $100 Reward, $100  Catarrh is a local disease -jfrtotly influenced  by constitutional conditions, it therefore requires constitutional treatment. HALL'S  CATARRH MEDICINE is taken internally  and acts throuh the Blood on tho Mucous  Surfaces of the System. HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE destroys the foundation of the disease, gives the patient -strength  by improving the general health and assists  nature in doing its work. $100.00 for any  case of Catarrh that HALL'S CATARRH  MEDICINE  fails  to  cure.  Druggista 75c    Testimonials free.  F. J.   Cheney  & Co., Toledo,  Ohio.  Montnelier.  Que., writes: "I have used Baby's  Own Tablets for some time and atn  well satisfied with them. They are  surely the best medicine I know of  for little ones." What Mrs. Malette  says, thousands of other mothers say.  Once they have used the Tablets for  their" children they would use nothing  else. The Tablets are a miid but  thorough laxative; are absolutely fre������  from opiates, narcotics or other  harmful drugs, and may be given to  the youngest baby with perfect safety and good results. Thcy are sold  by medicine dealers, or- by mail at 25  cents a box from The Dr. Williams*  Medicine Co., jsrockviiie, Gnt.  The piper plays the pipes, but tht  plumber gets the plums.  thc people of Western   nam's   Extractor,  25c,   at  all  dealers.  give   fcrious  heed   to [    : their -.v.r.*v.ui*.-.l    :mdl     It  is  a strange  fact  that Africans  ..tr;'.���������*.���������?-���������   {'-.'-z  y:<-'.     Tn   never   sneeze;   neither   do   thcir  des-  P.   \\\(-.:-*.   r-jpvi-sciita-   cendents,   if   thcy   are   pure-blooded,  \\-.'.c   ;d*'jv-e  rill   others   although domiciled in other par.ts of  ���������;h-v.;hi   \,t   y.J.\      their   the world.  Heavy Cattle Shipments  Cattle  shipments  during  thc  present fall  from     Wainwright, Alberta,  and district arc larger than any prc-  vous year, writes a correspondent. A  conservative  estimate  would be  that  from   ten   to   fifteen   thousand  cattle  have been shipped from Wainwright  to  Eastern Canadian    mid American  markets during the past few months.  The shipments to  Edmonton    and  Winnipeg    markets    have also been  heavy,   onc   thousand  head  of   good  sound stock going out in one week.  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, &c  The largest and highest cactus in  thc world is found in Arizona. It  is two hundred and thirty-two feet  in height.    It is hard for some men to say just  what they mean, but harder for oth-1  ers to mean what they say.  The good housewife     will     never  beat a carpet when it is down.  Do cot trofffts  another day with  Itchlngr, Bleeding, or Frotrufi"  Ins Plleo. No  surgical opexh  ation required.  Dr. Chaos's Ointment, will relieve you at one-*-}  and as oartalnly euro vou. 60c. a hox; all  dealera, or EdnianBon, Bates & Go.. Limited,  Toronto. Sample* box free if you mention thU  j v^per ftp-* ancloao 'Its. stamp to pay poatage.  innttAtgBJtBfi>ust. ui Mut re  ONLY TABLETS MARKED  "BAYER"   ARE   ASPIRIN  Not Aspirin at All without the "Bayer Cross"  There may be other corn cures,  but Holloway's Corn Cure stands at  thc head of the list so far as results  arc concerned.  f^).p  "*hZ>L Av-ci^-  ' mr/. s  Hard to Beat  A carload of flax was sold at Win  nipeg recently to agents of thc British Government for $8,332. According to Grain Exchange officials, this  ia the most valuable car of grain ever  sold in Winnipeg. The price per bushel was $4.46.  ---leHj  F<-.r fV-1.1**,  .**:.-*'  L-.<  {'Put.    He������a.ljll i   ',    ���������vt.ltttk.-  ']:--; )��������� *'.' fi) i t, ~ ,       ,eau  JthMiin:i;,riJi, i,i\mi>*v.'j, I'^r*"  rltl-t,  tukrt   AHfurin   ie>.������ret*-ei  t*iume*> "l!������yi-r"  Ae-JJ-'Irin   la t-  III I  A<*f"V>*.     t*u\'f     "i'l-xtff     '.' xtitUiti  tA.L.4XAX������~  .1 ....  an,.  .Tli        41  I  llrU L.  i.lx-i.i-. ���������...'!   .���������   ��������� ���������  T.i.*t  nrti i-^ttlnf* reial  K*1*'*- ��������� A������n-Uu������~-th������-    K6nuin������    Aai/hU������    r.r-3-  ' .z.\hr.B !>y p1������yi������M*nt������ for ovor -iilno*-  ut  '/Mi an. not taklM I tein  jr**re������.    ISTow  taiul- tu Cauuihu  .iD.r\(\f ���������lei lio-rfce* <:<>tit.aln1m{ 18 Ub������  *,?���������,.Liz cozt b-M -. t*m- rmtstm.    I)ruKKl"tM  Plat,  ...--.ll   lL.t^..   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On thr approach of a. thunder-storm  *      ;���������-   *1       .- -������������������ . -  ,. i -      .- t* 0,.       ..-.rtXrm      **v*      **  v*������ry ���������iiiH-.lcy fire in t1n������ belief tltatl  Kiifet-ty from li^htniu-jf \~ aBHured. iiy  aoiiiai lliin Is ekem-ed .supcruiition, but  the custom is based on reason, inasmuch mm tli<-> fTMoIrr nrti ~tt a good  conductor for c^irytn^ away the  electricity.  ag-a-a/J  Here's the biggest phonograph bargain  ever offered���������a magnificent cabinet phonograph of choice artistic design,' standing 41  inches high, finished in mahogany or fumed  oak, equipped with extra heavy double  spring motor which plays three 10-inch  records in one winding, universal tone arm  that PLAYS ALL RECORDS, 12-inch  turn-table, permanent jewel needle, all exposed parts heavily nickel-plated ��������� for  ONLY 579. Delivered C. O. D. to any  address in Canndn. This is the "Brilliant"  Phonograph���������equal in every way to oilier  makes which sell for $120.00.  10-INCH  DOUBLE  SIDED  To make tiiia wonderful introductory olfer Btill more attractive,  we will give to each purchaser of our "Brilliant" Phonograph nn  assortment of 25, 10-inch DOUBLE-SHDED RECORDS���������ABSOLUTELY FREE. Think of iti A full she Cabinet Phonograph.  equipped to ������!���������>" *YM. re-rorelq ivith n o-Miulnp permanent sapphire  needle and 25 double-sided, 10-inch records for only $79.  Don't hesitate���������don't put it oflfl This -special olfcfinRr���������-desiRned  to introduce our "Brilliant" Phonograph and Records to a lar-je  circle of music-lovers   la open for a limited time only.  MAii, 'Hii TifiJtS COUPON NOW  FREE"-" 25  RECORDS  i  Brilliant  . ..     1l.ii.ir  IJCpL.    Vv,   JU.  rVr.0i7..*4\  COUPON  Phonograph  Corporation,  i.yl-i-   ������.��������� ..in  ���������tlf rl ll ii I I i.r ; . r .  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It coutii  you nothing ��������� h puta  you unuci iiij \jui.i_7L-  t������on whatever.  i-*aia������ar^iiMiiW������i������i<������M������*w������^i'i^  >������*<*->u-'k--'WW<i^^  *>immmiimm4Tldmmid0mm~���������mm4mili4Jmim0ml ���������* ������r#W**������i<������>M,**.>lt Mtmi0iK������mm.MUi4m.  *-������-**m������**t^^  =Klilii&fe*^  i��������� , , _ ,^^ffl*^**jiysa*^  vpmtm^msmftm  mmf������������tm*mmmi4fc~ ���������". ni'^^it-^^.Mi^il-tMiiiMtiwi-Mi  .UW*m~-%*ik  ~m~~-i~-mmmsr'%timmm-\*4mm TTTT!     TSKVl'fcW,     GRESTO?T.     15.     C.  //  Visit or  rTiiice  Ottawa������������������H"s  Excellenc" the Gov-. IP-    ������������������������_���������_.    fl S* ������\imi\  emor-General' has recefreed" the    foi- 10 HnHlgD   1%WUU  lowing   message  -from   His   Royal j Pa-wii  Highness the Prince ������i Wales:  "H.M.S.     Renown,     Camperdown.  N.S., Nov. 25, 1919:  "To   all   the  men   and  women  of  Canada who  served at the front-in  (ft-AAVr    s* ******  On sailing from the Dominion after rny first visit, I wish to tell you  what a pleasure it has been to see so  many thousands of you during the  last six months. On behalf of the  King, I congratulate you on your  splendid war services, and for myself  Czevny  Is   First  to   Be   Tried  and  Pleads He Carried Out  Orders  Budapest.���������The trial of communists charged with crimes during the  Bela Kun dictatorship has begun,  Czerny, commander of thc Lenine  boys, being the first of 16,000 to bc  arraigned.  Czerny pleaded that he had only  performed his duty.   He denied many  ei-i of Coa  W\f������\r  I ������*ts������04rl������\  ^OUCHleR  several instances in which he claimed Bela Kun gave direct and explicit  orders for murders. As the Hungarian Bar association refused to defend  the accused, the court ordered lawyers present in thc court room to defend them.  I thank you for having received me, j charges of his executions and recited   .   _������������������..������������������!��������� __ xi.~ tj.--.-->~  ~* x*r~i^^   v.,.*-'  nut"omy as me rnutc u������   ���������vaico, ������������*���������.  as an old comrade in the field. I  shall always look upon you as comrades, and I hope you will do the  same for me.    Au revoir.  (Signed) "EDWARD P."  Premier Borden has telegraphed as  follows to His Majesty the King:  "At the conclusion of the visit of  His Royal Highness the Prince of  Wales to the Dominion may I be  permitted to convey to your Majesty  and to the Queen my very warm congratulations upon its remarkable success, and especially upon the wonderful impression which the Prince has  Emergency   Requirements   Will   Be  Met With Shipments From  ' the U.S.  Washington.���������Arrangements were  competed here between the Canadian  war mission in Washington and thc  central fuel committee of the United  States, under which there will be an  allotment of bituminous coal to Canada to meet emergency requirements.  The procedure in securing supplies  will be as follows:  "Preferred    industries    in    Canada  must  have  their    applications     substantiated by C. A. Magrath, Ottawa,  afterwards  the applications     w  forwarded to the Canadian war mis  sion at Washington, and by this mis  sion in the central fuel committee."  i������^ jtrthMd *c  urv  be  SI     V        ft tirt~frf*xrifm&-i.vr     W*a*S*SOT    %*4|*f1kS*  W0 I.*  ������*.&-%,-til-X-Ui, fi&cauj   UUVM  A Fke Plan  made upon all our people. His labors  have been indefatigable and untiring;  his tact and courtesy have been unfailing     and   his  natural     charm   of' twelve-hour day for machinery.    This  i~-G������u ij'vVSibvulnie Urges 3w���������Stiu*g of  Machinery Instead of the  Employees  New York.���������Sweating the machine,  not the man, is the economic principle oh which Lord Leverhulrne, the  great British manufacturer, justifies  the six-hour day for workmen and the  Will Be Taken to England By Sir  Alfred Smithers When  Completed  Ottawa.���������The  agreement  which  is  being drawn up for submission to the j than   the  crop  Grand     Trunk     shareholders.     and and 4.4 per cent, greater than    that  Corn,   Potatoes,   Barley   and   Sugar  Beets Are Above the  Av<erage  Washington.���������Bumper world crops  of corn, potatoes, barley, sugar beets  and rough rice for this year are  shown in estimates compiled by the  International Institute of Agriculture  at ivouie, made public by the x2c-  partment of Agriculture.  Thc production of wheat, oats and  flax seed, however, shows a decrease  from the average for thc five years  ended iu 1917.  Wheat production iu fourteen  countries, excepting the central powers, will reach 2,040,059,000 bushels,  96.5 per cent, of the five-year average. Corn will amount to 3,126,194,-  000 bushels, 14.8 per cent, greater  produced  last  year  which is based upon the bill for the  acquisition of the Grand Trunk system put through the House last session, will probably be completed  within a few days. It will then go to  the cabinet and on being approved  by that body will be handed to Sir  Alfred Smithers, who will take it  with him to England.  The agreement, it is said, will con-  manner has made an irresistible ap  peal to all our people and has won  for him a place in their hearts which  will always endure. He has shown  a thorough comprehension of the spirit and aspirations of the Canadian  people, and there has been a universal  appreciation of the excellent speeches  which he has delivered in all our provinces from the Atlantic to Pacific.  The visit has had a distinctly steadying effect and must serve to strengthen ths ties which unite Canada to  the rest of the empire."  The following reply was received:  4<'D..n1>;������^vl.^'^.    TSr, ,-,,.?,      T   rvwArvw      "Wr\vr  XJyty.ty,4t^,Lt-%xxxx    .a. uruyv.j    uviruv*.,    ~.7r..  rVJ. imfl.  AU,  I3iv;  "Sir- Robert Borden,���������-The Queen  and I havc received with supreme  gratification your kind message on  the conclusion of our son's visit to  Canada. We heartily thank you for  the generous terms in which you  speak of all that he has accomplished  during the happy months spent by  him in the Dominion, and we are  proud that it is to his personality  that you so largely attribute the sue- day.  schedule his firm has determined to  introduce in their factories in Great  Britain, Canada and the United  States, hoping thereby to profit their  workmen and themselves.  Lord LeverhulmCj who arrived here  Tuesday on the Mauretania, comes to  conduct a little missionary work in  favor of thc introduction in this  country of the plan, which he declares will prove economically advantageous and profitable in any industry in which the overhead charges  for plant and equipment equal or exceed the  wage bill.  Laill      ILLLILZ      LlktXL     LO  tx    I.    :���������    Xt-r.  XL       LtV       LLX       XXLTr  produced for the last five year*.  To Make Good Citizens  Every  Canadian   Child  Must   Have  tLSlrrUXr.     ~.S     Cr.t,.������l  ���������b.?.&=^.-&WO     LAX      XmVrXALJVJm  Barric. Ont.���������A radical reform in  the administration of the criminal  laws of Ontario, under the new provincial government, was suggested by  Premier Drury here as onc of the  things that- may be looked forward  to from his administration. The premier spoke here to a large audience  in connection with thc initial opening of the new $60,000 children's shelter donated     by the  Siracoe county  Mr. Drury said:  "At present those who offend ihe  criminal laws arc treated as enemies from the beginning. They are  dealt with summarily, hastily and  often in the spirit of levity. They  are herded together like animals in  the police courts. Thc spirit of the  administration of these laws should  be improved. There should be a  change in the treatment of prisoners.  "It is not a single alteration of the  present laws that I speak of, but a  change rather in the administration  of the laws we have. It may be that  no new regulations will be neeeucd for  this. An expression for the government or a hint judiciously given  by the attorney-general may prove to  be   sufficient.       We   must   have   th������  ���������mctf****  ���������nrl  r-������ -.tx.x.��������� 4.*..  -���������:_  urcaLiiuuiy   LUC  main  ~1 ���������  '���������mxixx  TV V-  11  1 er*������-i err     flct-in-  ryt      S\v  ���������*-���������* ev������*  lished- system of "co-partnership,"  or profit sharing, in his several soap  factories, Baron Leverhulrne pointed  out that the scheme for hours must  not be confounded with a flat six-  hour day, but consisted in employing  hte working forces, men and women,  in two shifts, each working on a 36-  hour week basis, while the machinery  is kept going the full twelve hours a  nature of a compact for the purpose  of implementing the bill which parliament passed last session, and  which covered the important point  of the transaction.  The agreement is more specific,  dealing with details of the plan  broadly outlined in the bill. Until it  is ratified by the Grand Trunk shareholders, there will be no appointments made either to the board of  arbitration or to the board of management. The government, however,  will continue preparing the case  which it will place before the arbitrators, and which will require an exhaustive investigation *nto th*^ ri-tn-  dition of the .xoad and an au^it of  the books of the company. There is  as yet no indication of who will be  chosen to act for the government as  counsel during the arbitration proceedings. The return of the Prime  Minister may have the effect of  speeding up the choice of the government counsel.  cess that has crowned his efforts. I  earnestly believe that this renewed  association between my family and  the people of Canada will strengthen  that unity of empire upon .which,  please God, a great and glorious  future may be assured.  (Signed) "GEORGE R.I."  &"*     a  Hums Still m Truculent Blood  The plan, he declared, was to get  thc greatest possible production out  of the machinery, the expensive element in soap production, which is  granting the working forces a shorter day and a greater opportunity for  recreation   and   self-improvement.  Winnipeg,���������The standard that this i EP!n- ������  province has set is that the child of I courts-   TJieir obi'-ct must be to up-  every Canadian     citizen,    no matter j hft> not to Push down."  what  his   nationality  or thc  country  from which he has come, shall have  the priceless privilege of getting    a  public school education, with the object of enabling that child to develop  into a good Canadian citizen.  This was the statement of Premier  T. C. Norris at the fourth annual convention of the Ukrainian citizens of  Canada, which was held here.  Premier Norris said it would be  fatal to the Canadian, and also to the  ^Ukrainian, people to be divided regarding the importance of developing  the highest kind of citizenship in  Canada. It was the duty of the Manitoba government and all other governments in the Dominion to make it  Preacher Spoke of Returning to War  and Fighting for Honor  Berlin. ��������� The presence of General  Ludendorff,  former first  quartermaster   general   in   the   imperial   pew   of  need of money to carry on the busi  the Potsdam garrison church, during1 ness of the country.    A large perccn-  a memorial service for Germans who  tagc of the subscriptions will be ac-  The   Victory  Loan  Ottawa.���������Sir Henry Drayton, minister of finance, when questioned in  regard tb the allotment of thc Victory  Loan subscriptions, said that he  would wait until the figures arc all in  before making a statement. He intimated   that   the     government   is  in  Bolsheviki Will Settle Debts  New York.���������The Bolsheviki do not  intend to repudiate $100,000,000 worth  of bonds issued by the imperial and  provisional governments of Russia, as  reported, according to Ludwig C. A.  K. Martens, self-styled soviet ambassador to the United States. Martens  testified his government had sent him  official authorization to arrange for  settlement of outstanding bonds, a  large portion of which were sold in  this country.  possible for every child in the country to become a Canadian citizen of  the right type.  The Manitoba department of education recognized its duty in this  connection.  Trappers Predict  Early Spring  fell in battle, was the occasion for a  striking demonstration. General Ludendorff spoke for military training  as an invigorating and moral education.  One of the congregation, tlicsscj  in a field-grey uniform, rose and exclaimed: "When the hour comes we  will all follow you, general," whereupon the whole congregation stood  and sang "Deutsclioland  Uber Alios."  In the course of his sermon the  preacher said:  "When the time comes wc shall die  iiravcly for our bi uiiici .*-> and -.mi* honor   and   not   disgrace   ourselves."  At thc close of the sermon, thc  preacher, standing ou the tomb of  Frederick lhe Gic.it, :-uiuiiioma������ the  congregation to unice in creating n  monarchy which would be supported  by the- will of tin- pe*o*>it*.  tii-ncial JL,ueU:nuoiu vv.i:> ^ivun ..u  ovation as In- le-ft the* building, anel  ���������cheers al.-io wt-i'c raised for former  Emperor  William.  "Funny how .sonic frllows get fcen-  ���������M-ou*? whe'ii  thev arc drunk."  "Ye?:, and other:;  get  tighl."  cepted.  Two Deaths from Sleeping Sickness  Winnipeg.���������Sleeping sickness has  claimed two more victimr. in Winnipeg, making thc total deaths fiOiu.  this disease since thc first appearance  eight in all.  Two more cases were reported to  the city health authorities, bringing  the number ot cases reported io 52,  Austrian Ncbles as Hostages  Paris.���������A dispatch has reached thc  Foreign Office from Vienna, by way  of Basel, to the effect that thc Russian soviet foreign ministry intends  to hold the Austrian nobles and subjects in Russia as hostages for the  security of Bela Kun, the former  Hungarian communist leader, and the  members of his government.  Rabbits   Are   Still   Brown   and  Fur  Trapped Is Not Prime  Winnipeg.���������Coming into the frigid  atmosphere of this city, travellers  from the Peace River district arc talking of the break-up of the winter  there and early plowing, too. They  say that ice on the river has broken,  although it has been so thick that  teams had been crossing for ten days,  and old-timers predict thc river will  soon be clear. Trappers talk there of  an open or a very late winter, drawing their conclusions from the fact  that rabbits arc still brown, and that  fur trapped to date is not prime.  an  ^1    -    .'   T       J  Cheques Totalling  $4,000 Forged  Daring   Crime   Perpetrated   on   tho  Calgary Branch of the Stan-  cars  isaiu;  Calgary.���������One of the most daring  cheque forgeries in the history of the  city was perpetrated on the local  branch of the Standard Bank here,  when a man, who said he was G.  Whittaker. passed cheques totalling1  $4,000 and drawn on the branch at  Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. "He represented that he wanted the money for  stock deals. The cheques were  stamped "accepted," but apparently  were not initialled in the stamp mark.  This passed unnoticed for a time,  when the teller became suspicious.  The bank management communicated  with Fort Saskatefhewan and discovered the forgery. The police have  been unable as yet to trace the man.  Soviet Peace  Feelers  London.���������A Moscow wireless    dis-  J'aicll   icccli/tiei   lei;n;   i.|eiolc.s   illc   PiuV-  1 da as declaring that the Soviet government \- willing to negotiate a  peace with the entente and    thc im-  \4~i\-.i\\A:4, Lul only on cuiivlillOii that  the entente shall undertake not to  support the counter revolutionaries.  New York.���������More-, than $7,000,000  will he spent in special equipment for  the seven former German pasn-fiigetr  linrrn recently enrolled by tin*. United State's sliippinif- board for ~\ fast  l par,M-tiger and mail service between  l the United States and South America.  First Canadian in France  Kingston.���������Among those who were  iniatcd a few days ago into the Army  and Navy Veterans was . Capt. Law,  C.A.M.C., who was the first Canadian  to set foot in France after Canada had  cmej]e.:u   uic    wo.      ������-<i  in  France in  November,  1914.  i-rllVV       IdllUtU  Egyptian Situation Improved  -.kIg.i.    The  ....pc/siiio..   cf  utr.e  Proceeding With Housing Scheme  Winnipeg. ��������� Manitoba's appropriation under the Dominion housing  scheme has been reduced to $500,000,  making thc appropriation $1,500,000.  Of this sum, the province has already  loaned $395,000, of which thc city of  Winnipeg has borrowed -??0.000. W.  J. Ptolemy, deputy provincial treasurer, received information of this reduction from the Dominion Government.  Living in Foo/s Praise  Ex-Kaiser Wilhelm Does Not Expect  to Be Extradited  Amsterdam. ��������� The Telcgraf. quoting an authoritative source, says both  thc Netherlands government and former Emperor Wilhelm of Germany  are still confident that nothing will  come of the report that theirc'vill be  a demand for the extradition of. thc  one-time emperor.  The newspaper adds that former  Crown Prince Frederick William,  who, it aays, has less to fear from  extradition than his father, takes the  matter more seriously.  The Telegraf's authority says that  the breach between thc former emperor and his son, while it has not  yet been healed, is less bitter, the son  having yielded somewhat to his father because of thc wishes ot hit*  mother.  Mra. Tom Thumb Dead  ituoi m. jonannesonrg  Nationalist   Club   Wrecked and Development of Race Riots  Feared  London.���������The     Nationalist     party  Middleboro,      Mass.    ���������    Countess  club at  Johannesburg,   South   Africa,  Primo   Magri, known  to  the  general  public ~r,  Mr.-;. 'Pr/m '"'^vii-t-e   ���������>������������������>*'  :-ra Thumb,  tcr rcgualtions in Egypt has resulted'of the best known Liliputinns in the  in an improvement in the tone of the  native press, and the situation generally, according to a dispatch from  Cairo under last Friday's date. Demon juration s havc been banned after  the midday prayer, the. dispatch add:;.  Willie:    Pa,    what'e a jacic-of-all-  tra������lM������?  Papa: Generally a fellow who can  produce  anything except   rrr.ul!*-.  world, died al her home here recently  after a long illness. She was 77 ye-ara  of age sin! !in<l travelled p.ro*.**-''. tfi?  world ai:veral times, under lhc management of the late P. T. Baruum.  I  was wrecked as a result of some Na-  lio vii ������������������*";��������� ���������.-toning *> lion'e- vrranda on  which were a number of women anel  children, according to advice* irom  Johannesburg.  Thi-. aitnelt on the* club pr-ripitilled what the police feared wouhl dc ���������  vclop into an uncontrollable rae-.ial  riot.    The effort': e'.>f the*- pnljn* -M r<*.  tier  ���������M  -41  yd.  London.���������A bill introduced in     tlie J eel   by   a   timely     downpour   nf   rain,  which caused the crowd to dispersi*.  House of Commons, under which Viscount Astoi would havc been abie to  give up his title*, inbf-riu-d freMn In**  father,    thc    late Viscount  Waldorf)   Astor,   wan   defeated  by   a I ail the  rest or  his  lite  vote oi 169 to 56. latrcet car*.  A man  wastes more  time durintr a  (William   inx   months'   court; hip   than   lie   <\ri<-r-  waiiini"      ������eir  ,M������l.*trHt..'l>l  "**^*'^"**''??**^'**!^iM**iiJW^  <������r5S^  .<tm4i+tm4m>MimiM0S>inHmtoxifa tmSmWrtiHtm^ltii  ������t\$mmmm*m  'twwMhmwwww^'m'WiifffiJitf  ���������ytntruHMimt r.tn*Suir    #*n    e- **)������������������**-     * u f  ;t^-'-!a--)MailM(rt^ :ZK  THE CBESTOK REVIEW  Lister will have its first regular  church service at 11 a.m., Sunday,  when Rev. G. H. Hamilton wiii conduct rsI5'*'iotj'3 exercisers in the now  school house.  ted that the officers of Fort Steele and  Kimberley lodges will also be there  for the same purpose/ and an historic  night in the annals of Cranbrook  Masonry is anticipated.  A more complete line of Gifts for Mother, Father, Sister,  Brother and Sweetheart cannot be found in B.C.  Dolls  of all kinds and at all prices.  -Books  for old  and young from 15c.  ���������    to $4 each.  Automatic and Mechanical  Toys of all kinds. American  Model    Kuilders,     Mecanno,  Erectors.  ���������Building Blocks  of all kinds. Aiid other Toys  too numerous to mention.  ���������Kiddy Car or Speeder  The very thing for the little  boy or girl.  ���������Dolls Tea Sets  in China, Tin, Enanielwara  und Aluminum, from 15c.  each to S3.50.  Biii Belanger is leading in the snooker con test at the Exchange billiard  parlor with a run of 28. In English  billiards G. Thomas is top scorer with  a run of 18.  Water Pipe���������Cement pipe, sizes 6  to 30 inches for irrigation or wells, or  cement work of any description.  Those wanting communicate with W.  *     m-00 * vat>>.   *��������� 1     x^> m. V/u|/\,r|i ���������  Christmas week will be a busy one  in the entertainment line. Between  the picture shows, orchestra concert  and Sunday school treats eyery night  TM 1���������   ~C .XXS.x  ������-.  ���������J-Liv otxLiz Lit, Vicii>iiic; au*  nounced for Wednesday last, Dec. 10th  has been postponed until Tuesday,  Dee. 16th, at 1 o'clock, at fhe lot just  south of the C.P.R. water tank. In  the lot ai-e 22 mileb cows. 2 yearlings,  14 calves and 2 bulls. Terms are cash,  and J. F. Rose will auctioneer.  e->-  s- i~ *.-..-.,  Come in and see them for yourself. We have an excellent line of good gifts for the older ones in Ivory,  Ebonp. Silver and Pyrex. Look our line over and  bc convinced. ���������  bob a ~~~~  Drugs  Santa Glaus Headquarters.  Stationery     1  Local and Personal  Birth���������On Dec. 7th, to Mr. and Mrs  H. S. McCreath, a daughter.  Typewriters Fob Sale���������Reming*-  tern and Blicksndei'fer    Mrs. Forward.  Mrs. Burge of Cranbrook  is  spend-  Inn    .t     *,������i"'      ���������!.���������������*���������>-*      ta.������������,.>      inaf K'ltii,.!      mrr, ��������� r-x I- ~-% t-x *.  l-fo   <������Xj   ikt-vv     \ta,|o    tltTIC     Yltljll   I1C1      ~.-~.*%jH-4*. y  Mrs. Ryckman.  Order yemr costume   now~for   the  JL   XI/-0-  W���������* -vri-Vii *~X 4T*\ -~SjC*.  ~-mj0T~.\~/~V JLCJLI. JL^K~-  New Year's eve  masquerade.    Orders  f.^lrem  sa*h t-.Vs'i rl's-isirclr^Tia  ��������� ���������- ������������������es������������������.������v..  Fob Sale���������Baby's white enamel cot  and child's automatic rocking horse.  Enquire Review Office.  Stove For Sale���������MeClary Pandora  kitchen range, six holes, in good shape  $85.    W. Morrow, Creston.  Ooat For Sale���������Navy blue cloth  coat with beaver collar, for girl of 17,  almost new, $10. Enquire Review  Office.  the wsek is bookea.  Dr. Rutiedge, the Cranbrook vet.,  was here on a professional visit on  Wednesday. He admits that the  weather was cool there on Tuesday  morning���������a matter of 30 below zero*  The Kootenay River got its first  coating of ice in the cold dip on Monday, and was sufficiently frozen to  allow of foot traffic by Wednesday.-  This is fully two weeks earlier than  in 1918.  D. W. Briggs of Portland, Ore., president of the Canyon City Lumber Co.  Ltd., was a Creston visitor the latter  part of the week. He states that the  cold weather obtaining here is also  prevalent at coast peaints.  The arriyal of a light fall of snow on  Sunday has facilitated de*er hunting  h* reabouts, and hones are still entertained of the usual lot of yenison being secured in spite of the fact that the         ,.l r-             ������*T������������������,J mxir-S-tr  otz;nm,ii  uiuaeo kjl:   xtxytttxvvxj   vit^.tti.  The December communication of  Creston Masonic Lodge was the annual meeting, at which R. J. Long was  elected master for the ensuing year,  with G. M. Bemiey, senior warden,  and Al. Hendren, junior warden.  Creston G.W.V.A. is now holding  fortnightly meetings, and haye lately  transferred their quarters from the  Speers' Hall to the quarters on the  second floor of the Mallandaine building. Furniture is being secured to fit  the rooms up and the members-are expecting to give a series of whist parties  to secure funds for this purpose.  Those who appreciate platform ability should not miss the opportunity  presented ou Monday evening, Deo.  15th, at the Methodist "Church, when  Rev. J. H Sipperell, D.D., of Vancouver, and Geo. Bell, M P.P., Victoria,  will deliver addresses of the national  fore ward movement. Metting opens  at 8 o'clock, and a cordial invitation is  extended to all.  Secretary Lidgate of the Farmers'  Institute received word on Monday  that a resident district agriculturist  and field horticulturist had been appointed for Creston and East Koeitenay  with headquarters, presumably at  Creston. He is C. B, Twigg. B.S.A.,  and is expected alone-" early in the vear  te> commence his duties- L. R. Hartill  t mart to he stationed here  Weather prophet Foster was just at  week late in bis calculations as to the  start of the December cold snap. Ac-  corning to his reckoning this week  was to have witnessed a. warm wave,  with the coldness due to set in about  the 14tb. So far Tuesday morning  was the coldest of the year with a  showing of 12 degrees below zero,  which was aggrevnted a whole lot  throughout the afternoon and night  by a gale from the north and east.  Col. Lister and Major Mallandaine  were week-end visitors at Cranbrook,  attending a rnilitai'y conference it*  that city to formulate plans for the  starting "P again of the old 107th Eas  Kootenay Regiment. . Three colonels,  four majors and three captains, all of  whom had seen active service, were in  attendance. The two Creston representatives along with one other were  named to visit Nelson to organize a  similar conference there at an eariy  date.  permanently in that capacity,  eiver four years ago.  Tonight the  Creston  orchestra sup-  Mrs. Persian of Cranbrook is renew  Creston   this  .x������ Mix... t~^r.JS  Billiard   Parlor  and  Barber Shop  ing   acquaintances    in  Belanger.  ���������^UCOlr1  The best advertisement we  have is when others. try to  imitate. We lead; others  trv to follow.  T. W. Bundy    has   gone   to   Field,  where he has gone to work on the second  shift  as  operaton at  the C.P.R.  >J divisional point.  Miss Jennie Belanger, who has been  attending the convent school at Nelson, arrived hemie em Saturday for the  December holidays.  Col. R. D. Davis of the provincial  iand settlement board, spent a couple  of days here the latter part of the  week,   guest   of   Major   Mallandaine.  Come where the lights shine  and get your  Cigars, Soft Drinks  and Candies  Enjoy yourself with the regular guys.  A. E. FRENCH  MANAGKK  From now anel on there will be but  two perforin;t nces a week at the  Peekin theatre. The Monday evening  show has been cancelled for the present.  Wood For Sale���������Dry or green, 16-  inch length, $3 a rick delivered in  town; ,$1.75 at ranch. Phone your  orneis. Ijuygens & VanAckeran,  Canyon.  Creston District brass haul) announces its sixth annual ninsquerade ball  for New Year's eve in Mercantile Hall,  wit.li Creston orchestra anel band music. The us-bal costume prizes will be  given.  of aii sizes from -$1.5������ up  HOCKEY STICKS  *~   *B mmw   mlBr  U    ������* WEBBS    a ^ggy    El     Q vifjjUt q   >h ^gy  SKATF STRAPS i-  JttI*    ~0m-~-   MUM*.  MMM m   ������*   M JttHfc  ouncWo  iiurdivare <S i'urniiure Supply  je*- ���������*���������  m. j. noYi)      i.ompany Ma.un.vr  plies music for a novelty dance at the  Peekin theatre, at whieh four boxes  of chocolates will be awarded lucky  couples in four different events, in all  of which class in dancing is not requisite to land a prize.  One of the very best offerings in the  nioying picture world has been booked  by Manager Rodgers for New Years  ���������ptj, ,.4-        .L-rx       X>..i.t-x~ Tx        I.,       tlxrx       ....>11 =  S-tiXy        Sltl        lllIC       X   trCIVlRl. XL.       IO       titty.        WXr,,=3  known Griffith's "Hearts of Humanity." Plan your holiday activities to  include seeing this.  Despite the wind and the below-zero  ���������flavor to the atmosphere the Presby  terian Ladies' Aid had a fine lot of  buyers in attendance at their sale of  fancy work, hemie cooking and the  serving of refreshments, the day's intake going to almost $145.  The usual New Year's eve masquerade dance is announced feu-Wednesday, Dec. 31st, at the Peekin Theatre,  for whieh the usual costume prizes  are offered. This year the music will  be supplied by the well-known Bnsh  Brothers orchestra of Bonners Ferry.  E. C. Hunt of Nelson, who has oversight e>f provincial hoeticulLural work  in the Valley, was here at the end of  the week getting the figures ou the  year's export in all lines. His estimate of the 1910 apple- crop here is  80,000 boxes, an increase of 20,000 over  1018. ^.  The cold weather prevalent this  week has tied up apple- shipping. The  Union has a couple of ears of them in  the warehoii.-i- waiting to be loaded,  but they tire taking no harm as the  shed boasts a good heating plant and  was this fall thoroughly banked np on  all sides.  At the December meeting of Creston  Board of Traele. on Tuesday ni^hl lhe  slate was cleared entirely eif 1018 business, and every thing is in shape- feir  the- annual meeting about the middle  of .Iannary. The board now has 12  members���������the biirtresl members roll in  its history.  The* night after Christmas should be  rcsei ve'tl by nil who appreerhito high  class iusliiiiine'iital and vocal music  The- newly engani'/e'd Creston Cnnrorl  Oi<-|u-htra is putting au a concert that  niu-hti at tlni Peekin that none should  tniim, at lln- popular price of 75 cents  for reserve' sealM,  The- nm.<u -h-imsI'- (had when the  IH-VV le-ity i-'r lll.il.'tie.I ,1.1. ^M'l.ii.ll li.ir  elite-   lietVV .it.    pre;,i'ii|.    in    UM'    llle'le' Will  Ite In <>ii|j-|., here- anel   installe-el   on the  i Keiote-nav Uive-i*.    The Ne;lni u  feiry Ih  j pe-We-l* opei* uteel,   mul  i'l  illiedll, feilllteeU  , fe-e'l. widen- anel twenty feet longe-r than  the- elite- in  Hue   her,'  netw.  I      The  eilHli-ei ,,-eleel.   of   Ci eston l-elllno  -   :\.V.  tv   i*.:*\,      will     lie*     (������m it. I t-e     in      i,iu*  ' <U aiiliiuiik   lue't In i-i!   in   that   city   ein  B g^F-fegsbl  Watch for our big  Christmas & New  Year's Special  Attractions  Do not miss them, as this may be  your only chance to see these two  spectal productions.  Watch for our BLUEBIRD attractions on Wednesday nights.  You will like them.  Saturday, Dec. 19  Part 13  A Fight for Millions  Silent Strength  *��������������� BILLY WEST  in  A Rolling Stone  Your mind at this time naturally turns to warm ciothing.  When you think of Flannelette  Xj-.mV.m.lXM.'m*. V*  K ClllO OWVlV������ ~L J������_ *J������   <%J * I-* *  pating a keen demand for this  we bought accordingly, and  have just Opened a shipment  this week that we feel sure  will appeal to you both on the  score of quality of the goods  as well as the moderate price.  In fact we believe our other  lines of staple dry goods that  are just to hand will appeal as  favorablv to shrewd buyers.  We specially emphasize:  ���������Flannelette  White, Grey, Colored  ,    ���������Print  Light and Dark shades.  ���������Ungava Flannel  in check design'.  ���������Cotton  Bleaehesd and unbleached.  ���������Linen ������ Qts-elii*0,  ��������� Ticking  In Flannelette we are rather overstocked, and in order  to effect a speedy clearance  we have priced it at figures  that certainly cannot be duplicated in town.  Better  Service  BROTHERS  Lawer  Prices  ���������at FOREMAN'S  AFTERNOON TEA 25c.  ���������served as you like it.  Hot Drinks of all kinds and Lunches served  > at all hours.  All the lale-st records anel Sheet Music.  COLUMBIA GRAFONOLAS in fumed oak. walnut, and  mnheignny finish. Tf you want, a maehinei that will play any  music as the- artist inleneled it, should he played buy a Columbia.  IVfulce our place your hoa<le*iiai t.ers when in town.  We will m-iko you feel at home.  rr������TifiB.i ornu  AND  ui.  iir f.uAax Amm -m.  xm bX  T1IAT  *mmmma4} wg^^  mt  '    \Xk       U U   "XmrnStd-   \J kj  Airro LivKitv in <k)nnk(;tio.n  ���������t..ll,ltie.  11  ('���������.pl-C  ���������..liliifniHiiliriiilnriiiili'iMMtt  mMmiMimimtiisW^amitmrmmu  wMfcta  -I000.l.0i00.0m^ixi.i0^������i0-i.im-4.ii* 0,1170701.71..  I ilfW  ilSW!  ������?������^m~m~m


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