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 . r,  ...     *-5     rrl  V"  ts'.   -������������������������������������*��������� ,-.-. ��������� >   .*  ���������^'j*-.... ...        .   ���������   ., ���������      ���������  Mm-mMm^-h-^     mMm.  Vol. XI.  y-N-j-> -renmrvvr*  ���������OJCWG-O iVW,  "Cf.  JU.  FRIDAY, JANUARY 16, 1920  JNO.    -*i8  Surveyor Moore of Creston was  here em Wednesday and Thursday  lastresnrveyin-a- the roads in the Cory  block,'which had "to be widened from  thirty to forty feet.  E. S. Butterfield left on Friday to  spend a few days with friends at Balfour, returning on Monday, and reports a very pleasant time while away.  Tom anel Nels, Ramstad left, on j  Tuesday of last week for their home  in Norway, where they are going to  spend a holiday. They were wished a  hearty good-by and a safe journey by  all their friends here. If they return  to Canada they assure us that'they  will certainly come back to old Duck  Creek.  Olarance "Ogilivie !is again a resident at Wynndel, after quite an extended holiday at his home at Harrop.  Ed. Southvveii iias again returned lo  Wynndel*. finding Oregon too snowy  and muddy for- comfyt.  Mr. and Sirs. F. Auuebiaii spent the  week-end with Nelson friends, returning on Monay.  In spite of the snowstorm quite a  party of skaters were in evidence on  the slough Sunday afternoon.  Ken. Dewar left on Tuesday for  Calgary' Alta.. where he expects to  spend at least the nest tv.-c months.  Monrad Wigen expects to start log-  ing operations at his camp on the  slough this week, and wiii have a  e-rew'of half a dozen men,  H. M.. Kingheim, who has been driving team "for Monrad Wigen f������.>i* the  past two months, left on Wednesday  for his farm in Saskatchewan to get  ready for the spring seeding. He is  accompanied by his wife and children.  There is a dancescheduled for Satiu-^  daj- night Jan. 17feh.,at the sehool-  hovtde. Good music, and good fleior,  Gents 25c. for expenses. Ladies  please bring refreshments. Everybody welcome.  The Cei-Operative Fruit Growers'  Assoe-iation have had two important  meetings within the week. At the  Hist one���������Saturday  night���������two ques  tions of great importance were disens-  sed, with President Bathie presiding.  The second one was the annual meeting, on Tuesday night, at the school-  house.    President Bathie was again in  charge and there was a fair turnout of  the members.     The balance sheet was  read  by  H. Rosendale and  regularly  accepted.     It should  be pointed  out  that,the statement, shows' greatly increased  business over 1918���������as has always been the case for the last seven  years life of the association.     The following officers were elected for 1920:  President,   Jemn    Bathie   (re-elected);  Manager,   O.   J.   Wigen   (re-elected);  Directors, J. Wigen (re-elected), W. J.  Coeipev and F. Piggott.   B, Butterfield  proposed a yote of thanks to O.  J.  "Wigen feji* the able  manner in which  ho had handled the affairs   of the Association.    The   motion   was heartily  endorsed  by all present.    Mi-. Wigen  in replying said   he had neyer before  been  similarly favored,  and  that he  fully  appreciated  the kindly   expression  of   appreciation   of   his   efforts.  Some matters of interest to the growers were discussed before the meeting  adjourned���������about 10 p.m.  Local and Personal  Miies  ->.���������.    0<mt-T+-    Xx.^rx-r    f\wx    rt%V\������.xiaA*iv-xr  3%T      **���������������*-������*-"      +.*fAi-0---      ������-���������������*        JXx XXXX~. *js.m.x+dj  last from his trip to the coast during  which he purchased a couple of small  tracts nf land about ten miles from  VancouviT, and from present appearances will be meiving to the new home  before the end of the month.  Jas. Compton's Cleveland teactor is  earning its winter keep at present  running the portable sawmill plant of  Major Mallandaine at Goat Mountain,  with Ron. Lidgate in charge.  The 29-acve unimproved place Ifg-  longhig to Tons MeX-aren^ tr-ack of the  Svv0isoi������ rajacb\^3,;;i*e^*n!i*c^|^iiBdld;:>t^.  W.dP. {ftar^  ed report that the Ben Palmer place  has also changed hands. Hugo Taylor  being the buyer.  Guy Constable and Jas. Compton  are visitors at Vernon this week,  attending the annual meeting of tbe  B.C. Fruitgrowers, delegates from tne  Creston Fruit Growers' Union. Mr.  Compton has been a director of the  organization for ihe last, three years.  Designers are in. Call at Mrs.  Bruce's for yours.  Birth���������On January 9th, to Mr. and  Mrs. W. V. Jackson, a son.  Wood For Sale���������Dry or green, $6  per cord deliyered. Cecil Moore, Town,  We are pleased to note the ban bas  been lifted from all the Bible Students  literature.���������Advt.  R. S. Bevan .has a most interesting  Ford announcement in his space on  page 5.    Too good to miss.  Mrs. Jas. Cook is spending the latter  part of the week with friends in Sirdar, the guest of Mrs. Loasby,  S. A. Speers spent a few days with  his sister at Grassy Lake, Alta., where  his mother is a visiteu- at prssent..  Geese Fob Saive���������1 Emden goose,  also one goose and gander, Toulouse,  no relation.    Apply Review Office.  Rev. J S. Mahood will be here for  Sunday morning service and celebration of Holy Cosimunion at. Christ  Church on Sunday.  Miss Amy Ebbutt. who has been a  visitor here with her mother for a  couple of weeks, returned to Lethbridge, Alta., on Saturday.  A branch of the G.W.V.A. , was  organized at Lister last week, with 40  members for a starter, and another 40  due  to join, up almost  immediately*  wThe Women's Institute ladies request those members who promised  viands for the banquet on Tuesday  night to deliver them at Speers' Hall  on Tuesday afternoon.  $560, which was made up of $172 cash  and $388 worth of merchandise, which  includes the institute safe. $300 of  the purchase price of the warehouse is  still owing the institute by the Fruit  Growers' Union. The big items of  expenditure was the $1000 voted the  Agricultural Association, $100 voted  to defray the cost of the Arrow Creek-  Creston Valley irrigation survey, and  $75 as secretary's salarv.  In a few remarks following his report Sacretary Lidgate gave some  figures covering previous years' business, pointing out that in 1913 the  institute started ont with a cwpital of  $86, and the business turnover for the  last full year of its existence was just  over $42,000. Had the goyernment in  creating farmers' institutes vested  them with authority to do business on  a share capital plan Mr. Lidgate  opined that the institute in Creston  would still have been doing business  at the old stand.  The meeting discussed  the matter  Sirtimr  of keeping up its affiliation with the  West Kootenay central institute, but  in view of an adverse report from delegate Constable on the usefulness of  the connection it was decided'to se%-er  relations for the present.  Already nine applications, with the  uecessary tuition fee, have been received and the holding* of the 1920 pruning  school is now assured. For the first  class there is still room for three more  candidates. It is expected that for  1920 the institute will continue to  handle powder, caps and fuses for the  members wishing these commodities,  but these are the only lines in which  merchandising will be undertaken.  F-armers?  Institute  Meeting  Qanw&rs Git_w  LSstGr  A public Meeting of all Men  and Women interested in  farming in Creston Valley  will be beld in  Mercantile Hall  Safy., Jan.  at EIGHT p.m.  Rev. Mr. Herdman of Trail took the  Methodist Chinch service at the school  house on Sunday morning, and was  fayored with a good-sized congregation.  J. MoGee left, the latter part of the  week on a business trip to coast points  and will likely be away the balance eif I amounting amounted to J-fiolGO  The annual meeting of Creston  Farmers' Institute went through in  jig time on Tuesday night, and for the  first time in years the officers to be  elected were all returned by acclamation. There was an attendance of  about forty. Owing to the change in  constitution which became effectiye  a year ago there were only three di-  recteus to he elected this year, and  the retiring members. Messrs. Lidgate,  G. Hobden and Benny, were returned  unopposed.  The. repent of Secretary Lidgate  showed the Institute membership fen-  1919 as 171. as compared with 213 in  1918. The business in the trading  department from January until toward the end of February, when the  Fiuit Growers' Union   bought it out,  Skating on the millpond has been  enjoyed to the full during the past  week,.though^the ice is getting rather  worn .nbw;'*-*'''-*-'''���������;o,-:.-.* ���������>���������-'������������������**���������������*-"��������� 'w*''���������-*--'���������*���������-������������������-���������������������������������..'��������� ������������������*-*-*  Mrs'. Alfred Spencer, who has been  on a visit to her parents, Mr. and  Mrs. John Wood, returned to her home  in Nelson last week.  Mrs. Schell is a guest of her sister-  in-law, Mrs. Weatherhead, and "Will remain for a few weeks.    -  B. & B. Supt. McCabe had a small  crew  of  men  at  Creston  last  week  making some repairs on the pipe line  that supplies the water to the C.P.R.  tank in that town.  Mrs. Lane, who has been Mrs. Grundy's guest for some weeks past, has  returned to her home at Macleod, Alta.  Mrs. Tuohey and two sons were visitors with Cranbrook friends a few  days last week.  Rev. j. S. Mahood will be here on  Sunday evening for the usual English  Church services.   In view of the many  splendid New Year resolutions made  a large attendance is looked for.  F. P. Dennes of Spokane, who has  been here for the past three weeks on  a visit to his son, Dick, left for home  the latter part of the week.  Inspector Betts and provincial police Vaehon of Sirdar were here on an  official visit last week. A considerable quantity of stuff mysteriously  disappeared from the news agent's  store one night recently, hence this  unexpected call.  QlW^rjw'o       V\<1VXT      +-I1 T-Yl f Q T*S O       1C3       ������n,W ITI  operation, and is the largest and most  modern on the Crow line. A pleasant  smile from Jock McDiarmid alone is  sufficient to set it in operation.  When school re-opened on January  5th it had. an attendance of twenty-  two pupils���������the largest in the school's  history.  Mr. and Mrs. Loasby were Sirdar's  representatives at the G.W.V.A. box  social and dance at Creston on Friday  night.  At writing Mayor Daly is still    an  absentee.   Wireless reports have him  at Nelson, where he is in conference  with the Liberals planning the next  federal  and  provincial   election  campaigns.    Although thoroughly . Irish it  is only fair to state that the mayor is  not agin the Victoria administration.  ���������-'-'-Sir-.r--s.uil,JM.t~.-Bennes. and Mr, Ben-.  nes,  sr.,  were  Nelson  visitors    last  week, where the younger member of  the  family  was  christened  by    Rev.  Fred K. Graham.   He will be popularly known as Dick, though the baptis-  imal register shows him Richard Frederick George Dennes.  the month.  Mr. McCay who, with his yonng son  is just back from Vancouyer, is now  busy on the erection of a residence on  his permanent location here.  A dance was he-Id at the schoolhouse  last .Saturday evening under the  direct ion of the Improvement Committee. The intention iw to hold a concert,  and dance at the school every Saturday Slight from now on.  Ray Orandull left, on Tuesday last  for Vancouver em a business trip, and  while? away will attend the sessions of  the B.C. Ayiafiem Association.  Look out for Listeir in the- poultry  industry. Jus. Jeny ������i������ lo-.; ili.'.t- '���������-'  stint anel he is specializing in Barred  Rock;:. To head the Hock be has procured  a   male  from    Vancouver  that  ���������cThe treasurer's statement, which  was certified correct by auditor Hamilton, showed  a  balance  on   hand   o  OF  to consider the advisability of  forming a Local of tbe United  Farmers of B.U., and linking  nq with the Canadian Council' en-n him $air��������������������� winner- of the first  of Agriculture. | pri'/u in his e-lass at. the exhibition in  ! that e������ity.    That the* bird is exceptioii-    I ally high e-lnsN i* iudicatcet in the i'ari  tn  J. M. HUMPHREY  ' Malrakwa, B.C.  will iid<ln.'Hs the ni'-e-tiiiM etui! .show  how tlie funnoi'H, . by ortfiuuzing.  e-iin   impreive-   rural   i-miil'il iem.s  and  lillihl  Up a llWUe-   e le'tll' m-.i .*{ nf.  o,lt,ie*ii.  ( '���������it'-lia.l iu vi t at inn;; lei thi  hip;    are     ex.(������Lml������*el    tbe  ,i  ���������V*  lU'-et -  U ar  K:i r in IT*-  .Hie  VV eiine'tl >i  li,,.   , .,,1,1,,,  I ll*.l ll ill.*-*  <r"!!'-i':i I i'  Iill  ,1  that, the- pen of six bens and eme*,  rooster from which he w deoended  sold at J.he ratbe-r stylish total ot iii.ielO.  Tue-sebiy last, saw the organization  of the Lintel- Itraucli of the-(iii-at Win  Ve-tci-aiu, A-v-iociaftnii. About, forty  mi'iubei-M jeane-ei op ami !!������-,;*;��������� ;:re :'.e  many more- in Kigbt. Tlie ofilcei-H  e-leel.il ,ut ; Pu ..'eh li, 1 .'nut. Je>: . He'll;  lul      v i,...- |ikv..'-*Ie-nt,     Major    Niiriiuni  Htoni-s:    '-Jnel   vice* pie'Hiih'i-t. ,1. Brain;   ������        ��������� .*  s i'i ii*l a i y-i i >*iii.iii ������'i . ii, , un...  .......  ;m     e-xeiut ive'     eif    .,.   M'de'e-    and    K.  Tli>.iii.i .ai. The* :u*::t nn-e-t iii|*; i", fa II  ret feir .tailliai'V   Kit ll.  PD1M8  Seven  new  scholars  at  the  school  have raised the total enrollment    to  fifty-eight, which is a goodly number  for so small a settlement.  Mr. and Mrs. Rhodes will move to  a house at the mill this week so that  the former will be nearer his work.  Mv. Hugh Mclnnes was rather badly  hurt in an accident recently. He fell  from the load of lumber he was driving and rather badly bruised his leg,  and is sLili unable to resume work.  Canyon  City,  Jan. 7,  1920.  A. R. Swanson, I    Creston, B. C. *""      ~  Dear Shv  Your letter enclosing $16.50 to hand.! mi .,, , n   ,.       iM--irl; .,  Many thanks for this generous dona-j 1 here Will be SOlCi IOI* I 1-ll.U  tion to our Soldiers' Memorial Fund,  which  now  totals   $218.10.  .    ,.    Yours sincerely,  Ti R. Mawson, Treasurer.  *^  Oreston Fruit Urowers  Union, Limited, are open  to consider appltcation-s  for the positions of  and  I  t..Hr  t I'iJVI.  \i\i- <*/���������������������  . . .. -  ,\������r-������������vl,������     l������������ir  MM     t.ir-jvt.     -i-.|fjriy    t i v  toSKCKI������yrAllY,(^sti>n  I'Yuit (i rowers Union,  Ltd., (Yeston, HC.  ���������a*f*!!^l*M**-*-|*lf^^  A very successful entertainment  wan hold here on the evening of Fri- j  day, Jan. 2nd. It consisted of a sor- j  ior, of animated tableaux, illutitraiiug ���������  tho old story of Clnderolla. Between j  the tableaux tho audience enjoyed var  loun items of music and song. The (  characters In Cinderella were taken ;  by tho following persons: Stepmother,!  **!--.     r^^i.ii^.     *itrr.r.ri .     i*P,,rr.     .',|^n.nlatni*Q  ... .,,..        rr........ ......~., ������    .... .--.. ,��������� . ,  Mrs. Van Ackeran and Mr. Gilbert;  Fairy godmother, Miss Alice Wood;  Ciiidurt'Uu, idrs. Guy 1*--.-.-Woll. TV..:  Frinco, MImi Murlol Knott; four fairies, Evolyn and IJornico Weatherhead,  Ida Gilbert and Ellen Blair. The cob-  tumuii v.\;iv. vovlu'.d out In *h- ufylo  of tho fifteenth century, and tdmwc-i  much skill hi flic! male in-;, as w������-ll ���������������-.  ���������-.nod  I.U.U-.    E'.p.'cially  I'lv-Hy v,-*m* the-  ���������       - > . . ��������� r IV ,    r, v  j ;.v.-.'..H*    .. I     lili:    i. ��������� ���������  thurtit rendeMVel lu-,������ -inn--;** in n ve-ry  pluuHiUK Htyle. Mrs. IJluir Rave a  I very rinltabln recitatleni. anel Mr. Van  I Ar-Ui-ran c<mvuine><t On- eeitiipany wiiii  a comb- reini-; in e-osimni-. (ulu r itonue  j wcr������J coutrihute-el l������y T u. Ma.*.i,wn.  i Minn Kri'iu-e-H Knoll. .Mi', r.-oil*.., .iiul A.  ! \Ve:',!Iii|-;. nmel ve-n- all very imii-li e������n-  | leiyeel. Tlu- jiroe-.e-e-ilti en i in* uu.ui  I ���������.,,,.,. *;.'a v<|il.li iirini"- fh.'. im-nuirial  iiiuuk   in  in-.il i.v   tin: ilc.i.iu! ,..;..,-.;:".'  ANDESTAD. at  McCreath's Barn, Creston  at 1 p.m. prompt.  25 Head of Cattle  Holsteins, Horefords, Ayrshires  Shorthorns-Cows, Heifers  and Calves  ME  Mil  {���������tin  liiu  uutio  ;;^it!  ~\.    mi  jrly.  i ���������*������.*��������� i  iiit  \*:.,  . % ii**,  -. mot  th:;'  c!(-dii  (III   op  jireiVO'l  jeilttl  noi  ������������������������,'_  ,1 .  1".   Iiii.  >\:. a  ei.   '. I  11ii *. .'  mttmif'ewiitmMtt.tmwrtito.i'iiixixxt.t.ift ihu.huuii.uumu, ..^..^...-^.il.-.u,  _  ���������   ���������    .  ^^^mmmmm^  Wmm*'4imimmimi,Mm>mi0tmiii*mm<'imi4ww  jiflWP^  r^^ww^Hrr#ywrww,ririr,..W.M*w������wr.,r������M)uww������w.r.wWW������  W������������������le^l*llWlWIIII*������t^^  -iieMMWiUM-Miei*^!^^  mwn'l-Min m������iiipum t.,i4m**m)im  9m������s:���������  ������**l������****������M������������l*^.MU*l.-^^  mmm>l9mmmm*w^^ if  WPyviT. \V      CR^RTOH,  ���������3  1*4'  MM  tumtmmimtmmm  WOMAN'S  xxT~.rtrr,  DCiDl  LiAxATlVJl!  Proved    Every    Day    That    Dr.  Hamilton's  Pills  Are _Just  Right for Woman's Ills  Little   wonder    woman  much from constipation.    She always  hesitates, continually puts off taking j  medicine.  Of course a woman's system is  delicate, is easily injured by drastic  purg2ti\cs. Bitter experience with  harsh medicines makes her cautious,  and to her great injury, chronic  sluggishness of the system is permitted.  Few pills are suited to the actual  needs of woman ��������� they are too  strong.  But there is a good woman's laxative, and it combines mildness with  thoroughness of activity���������it is known  to thc people of many nations as Dr.  Hamilton's Pills, which never gripe,  never cause nausea and are safe to  use no matter what the conditions of  strength or circumstances of health  may be. A naturalness and regularity  of the system, so important to every  woman, is quickly acquired by the  regular use of Dr. Hamiltons Pills.  As a health-bringer, as a tonic laxative, as an all-round ladies' medicine,  there  is  positively  nothing  so   effica  swered, and followed the Greek woman to the rose-covered veranda and  into the house.  The room into which he was ushered was precisely such as one might  find in the summer residence of some  rich  and traveled     Briton   of simple  but  aesthetic  taste;  such a room  as  one might find in any of the charming,  unpretentious  residences  on   the  Thames  between   Henley  and   Maidenhead.    The ceiling was higher, perhaps, and    richly    ornate    in    coffer-  work,   sunken   panels   of  carved  oak,  containing in their centres roses    or  pomegranates,  while  the  highly polished floor, of the same valuable Palestine oak, or "Abraham's oak," now  scarcely to be had, was strewn with  such rugs as are to be seen only in  museums and in     the houses  of  tbe  pretentiously  rich;  in  both  of  which  public institutions they are apt to be  bogus.     But the atmosphere of    the  room was  purely  modern, just  as  a  child  may be very young and     still  have   ancestors   ���������  as   most   children  have, even     though these    ancestors I  are,  at times, not worth the having.  Here,  however,     the  elders  were   in  sweet    sympathy with    their successors.    Nothing clashed.    Harmony of  proportion,     color and design  swam*  together with no more friction  than  fish in a pool.   The bright chintz curtains from Mr. Somebody's   big store  on   Sloane  street cheered  the  neutral  tints  of     Mr. Somebody     else,  once  merchant  of   Smyrna  or  Bagdad,   as  Easily   and   Quickly   Cured   with  EGYPTIAN LINIMENT  i**or Sale by All Dealers  Dou*Tla3  &  Co.,   Prop'rs, Napance,   Ont  Se<ed Growing Industry        |  Of British Columbia  Farm and Garden Seed    Valued    at  Over $50,000 Grown in Province  The seed growing industry of British Columbia has seen great advances  during  the  past  two  or  three  years.  mere   is   jjosiuvci,y    uuuuug   ou   ���������.m-.-i- 1 . .    ,   - . ��������� -  cious as Dr. Hamilton's Pills of Man- ! 1 _ne_w������?rn__   ���������*1ry1r_���������ls]lt ?!*T1  drake and Butternut; 25c per box, at  all dealers,  t  -H-^e������-!81B ������  -   "���������II "&%  B���������J9 -JO Oej  ^  ���������uwn Shoes  ���������  ��������� BY ���������  HENRY C. ROWLAND  VW  Copyrighted. Printed by special  arrangement with Thos. Allen,  Toronto.  ~J/J  (Continued.)  CHAPTER  XV. "_  Ruggles's general idea of a Turkish (belong to any single school or period  harem was that of most people of the'  many times grandfather in heaven.  Furniture, which must have appeared  absurdly callow to the very ancient  rugs, and fragments of tapestry, were  supported by these latter as sweetly  as a great-grandfather might carry  his wide-eyed great-grandchild, ridiculously young, and finding infinity in  the flaming hues of a brightly colored  chrysanthemum.  It iooked aii right to Ruggles. He  gave Hamid Pasha credit for a lot of  taste. More than that, after the first  shock of disillusionment about the  divans and slaves and things, it occurred to him that perhaps he^ had  never quite thoroughly appreciated  Hamid Pasha. ihis was quite true.  He never had. It was not altogether  Ruggles's fault, however. He had  not had the time. If he had been  aiiowed another century or two this  fault might easily have been corrected.  The furniture of the room did not  half a head, stepped forward to matce  her curtsy. For an instant her great  ambcr-colorsd eyes looked straight  and fearlessly into those of Ruggles,  who thought that he had never seen  so magnificent a creature. There was  no humility in this girl's gaae, and no  antagonism. It was as straight and  unconsciously questioning as that of  a fearless child. Then the long lashes  swept down, and with a movement as  graceful as deep water running over  a dam she made her curtsy, straightened herself like a poplar after a gust  of wind, and stepped aside, still intently studying Rugglcs.  "Miss Alessandra."  The slim Roumclian girl made herf"  curtsy quickly, panting a little as she'  did so, then stepped back with a  stifled giggle that was the result of  nerves. Ruggles was smiling as he  made his bows. There was a red  spot in either of his pale cheeks. It  was like a happy dream of princesses  and things.  "Miss Rosa."  The little maiden from the Island  of Cyprus took a deep breath, grabbed her skirt on either side as if  clinging to a life-line, stepped forward, and paused. Ruggles, watching,  her curiously, saw her dark eyelashes  flutter like the wings of a butterfly  impaled on a pin. Her pupils dilated  and she swayed. Ruggles stepped for-  | ward quickly. He saw that the little  girl was almost overpowered by emotion.  "Let's   cut  out  tbc   curtsying  busi-  JLast  year , it  is   estimated,  fan  md  pmrrYDMSSES  ft ^^LITTLE.MONEY ~-\  v rjagf  garden seed valued at ovcr $50,000  was grown in that province, chiefly at  mainland points, and disposed of to  buyers of Eastern Canada. This year  the value of the product will be much  greater, though at present no reliable  data thereon is available.  British Colubmia is considered to  be an ideal place for seed production,  and in all varieties the excellence of  the product grown there has been  demonstrated; the deniand from eastern points being especially keen.  Annual seed fairs have done much  towards arousing the interest of the  farmers of thc province. The seed  fair this year which is to be held at  Kamloops, B.C., will be the biggest  thing of its kind ever held in the  province. Last year the seed fair at  Kelowna, B. C, was a great success,  and aroused much interest among the  growers.  f nut-Bad of paying high prlcestejr  dresses and wftlata.buy ma wrl-Ma.  and make --"hem yourself with  the* atfl of a '���������Queen" Adjust,  pble Orcsa Form This Form  1 will enable) you to St toiitssIS  I!   perfectly,  saei *wSU sacres th"*-  repay your Investment in It.  ,. Write at once for af reocopy of  li our booklet" How Mary EeDi  S trp wttb tuu Jonoses." kOu  It wiii be tatensely lctertateeL  "���������   Adelresa: DeDt.  64  ADJUSTABLE DBESS F0SH CO.  OF CANADA, UMn������D  t������ MIIXSTONB -LANS, TORONIO  sxssssssasmJdssBsessss^GSSmi  .  A S  I  a ot:  riots  I<UL  Salt Lake Is Saltier  Great Salt Lake, which is lower  i.nan ii. uas uccn at any time since  1909, is saltier than it has ever been.  The absolute amount of salt in the  lake probably does not vary appreciably and has not varied since it was  first seen by white men, but since the  amount of water varies with evaporation and precipitation, the relative  salinity increases as the level falls.  Colds Cause Hssdacfces ansS Pshis  Feverish Headaches and Body Pains  caused from a cold are soon relieved by  taking LAXATIVE BROMO QUININE  Tablets. There is only one -"Bromo  Quinine." E. W. GROVE'S signature oa  the box.   30c  ness and shake hands, as wc do in  America," said he, and caught her  just as she  was about to  fall.  In spite of his bad ankle, he managed to support her to thc divan,  where he placed her among the cushions. Miss Elliot clapped her hands,  at which a maid came quickly and  was sent in search of salts.  The   poor child has  been  on  To Stay Cured  Thousands Testify to the  lasting benefit secured from  Catarrhozone  CURES WITHOUT DRUGS  Great Activity  In Farm Lands  One   of  medicine   . .���������       ..* J       1 1      -t.-.-O..              wcaiciu   wunu,   Udbcu   ciucuy   011   |/ciu-  sal of the "Arabian Nights" and other  descriptions in more modern tales,  and which must afford the latter-day  Turks considerable amusement. The  stock properties were of fullsome  beauties, in silken "panties" drawn in  above Morocco slippers with curled-  up toes, flopping about on divans,  blowing perfumed smoke from nargi-  lehs, and observing indolently the ablutions of sister captives splashing in  marble fountains and attended by  semi-nude slave women of African  origin; monkeys, parrots, Persian  pussy-cats, a good many bare arms  and legs and things, and, guarding  the door, huge blackamoors of the ox  variety, bearing drawn scimitars and  with   forbidding   scowls.  Art had combined with literature to  paint tins picture in Ruggles's mind,  and although the modern atmosphere  of Hamid Pasha's palace had eliminated any expectation 01 so barbaric a  setting as the above, he was still  quite unprepared for the milieu of the  apartment into which hc was ushered  by Sarah, a few minutes after Miss  Elliot's haughty and silent' entrance  of  lio  R;  pi  ;<-���������<! not  10 be  .1   11..*   -,\ 1,1/',..*,  ���������< j:  4.V.  -*-,-;----:'*'.l     with   no   emotion  :,-. having gained his point.  re-rrcueil  Hint   it  had  been  ������������������������������������'.���������-���������.lion.   makimr   it   necep-  *.*:  -r. ���������-���������vert an authoritv on  oblitrcel j stood  lie wan  .��������� - *.''r!-v \]\-.-i\ 'he issue  ���������-'������������������:. li*- liked Miss Ellin).  .*������������������; l.r -:, nr,;! co::-.-.\>. ������������������ 1 upon  !.<*���������'*��������� i :*!*.���������- 'j: r.-iv:-;e ont his  ;������������������':���������'���������-.. "���������-, II .--.liiiil Pasha,  !1 -.s-.-. ��������������������������� -.���������*;���������! rend el one: her  1   i-*-'*n   ������������������''',.in'���������<]   .-.uhject-   to  ���������* ('    ���������* it *     1     *  :-:���������'������������������.-...     .** !.-'���������   *,*. ;is   tie'  r_'in.,  '    '���������. ' ��������� .    re."!    if    ���������*���������.! ie    ."e*,ii 11 ted  f 1 -..'1 vi������������������-.������r   from      the  v   that   they   should  I ,'e 11 rl ii i ���������:'   :\ ������������������*.   <i ,(i\i   'i '���������:  : 1,  \rJ     i*:!-.  ���������as   b--t  r'     I; 11 . ' r-  IMj-'r   :.  '  di!   I,;  iy  ~jr   ur   11 i 1  KIW;    tlu*    IIKtlia,.'  of    th'*     \,V*i!i:  !.:i.l   :  .'(*   <le-i|l'  r-hip   ���������  ,1  I"'  There was a large Louis XVI. centre  table, on which lay books and magazines, both French and English.  There were a few handsome Adam  chairs distributed with those of Louis  XV., Chippendale, and others, with a  Sheraton bookcase, all of these different pieces selected apparently for  their individual beauty, and thus  quite in harmony, as beautiful objects  are never discordant. The room was,  in fact, suggestive of its fair habitu-  ees. In one corner was a grand  piano and a harp, while on a divan  lay a mandolin and a guitar.  There was nobody present when  Ruggles entered, but from some distant part of thc house came the low  chatter of several voices, all apparently talking at once. He looked  about him with surprise and pleasure  at thc pretty, homelike atmosphere of  the place. Here, certainly, was no  suggestion of voluptuous sensuality;  no heavy, scented air, no slaves, no  scimitars, nothing but a wholesome  brightness and cheer. Through an  open window came tbe rollicking  song of a warbler, together with thc  odor of roses and jasmine.  From   behind   tlie   portieres   at  the  far  end  of  thc  room   there  came     a  rustic;   then   the   curtains   were   slid  smartly back with a clicking of gilded  rings, and  Miss  Elliot entered, at  the   head     of  a  charming     group  of  ctrls.     Ruggles   rose   to  his   feet  and  supporting   himself   with      his  i-.un.*.     He   was   scarcely   able   lo   believe his eyes.    Harem ladies?   These  lovely   sylphs   gowned   in   thc   latest  Parisian   models!       Thcy     were  just  such   charming   creatures   as   he   had  fn-que-ntly  seen  stepping from  sparkling  limousines   to   enter   thc   Ritz   at  the   tea-hour.     They  were  wonderful.  Mis head swam as he looke-el at  them.  Such    was    Ruf'-f'li-s's    first    impros-  I sion.    That of the girls was of a sort  to  be  compared  to  such  emotions  as  I Hiir'ht   havo   filled   the   piilsatiiKr   bns-  ! oin ���������:   of   the   maiden?;   of   Thrace      at  ci,..  XxJXX -V  "iiie poor emm nas oeen on ncr 5 whcn "Catarrhozone  feet getting fitted all day long, 3k-ss , the market about i  Elliot  explained.  Ruggles seated himself on the edge  of the divan and patted Rosa's hand.  She looked up at him and smiled. The  color crept back into her cheeks.  "You are ver'ry nice," said she.  Ruggles regarded her benevolently.  nc    r������e.    r\v.dt*-tvr    ac    *t-    iq    nocciKIn  X-XI X-��������� f.-~~-J "- t ^   for a girl of seventeen to be, with a  clear olive skin and the eyes of a  gazelle. It is doubtful if even that  kindly nalured poet and warrior, Hamid Pasha, had .. ever been infused  with more paternal sentiment than  was  Ruggles at that moment.  "Say, Rosa," said he, "let me tell  you something ��������� don't you ever be  afraid of me. Think about me just  like I was your big brother that's  going to take care of you���������see?"  "Yes," Rosa answered, and her  small hand tightened on his. "I see,  Ruggles   Effcndi."  (To   Be  Continued.)  the finest discoveries in  was given to the public  was placed on  the market about fifteen years ago.  Since then thousands have been cured  of asthma and catarrh. An interesting case is reported from Calgary in  a letter from Creighton S. Thompson,  who says:  "Nothing too strong can be said  for Catarrhozone. I suffered four  years from asthma in a way that  would beggar description. I went  through everything that man could  suffer. I was told of Catarrhozone  by a clerk in Findiay's drug store and  purchased a~ dollar package. It was  worth hundreds to me in a week, and  I place a priceless value on the benefit I have since derived. I strongly  urge every sufferer to use Catarrhozone for Asthma. Bronchitis and Catarrh."  The one-dollar package lasts two  months; small size, 50c; sample size,  25c; all storekeepers and druggists,  or the Catarrhozone Co., Kingston,  Canada.  f  ��������� *~i*m<0*00~i*0tsiO**O*>\~**C'iOssi*.9*0l~s0Q*sv������si*itse4  Signs   Indicate   That   Land   Values  ������?;ii   t% ui.  VVllie jjuuuic  Great activity in farm lands in  Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta,  with the biggest demand that has  been in evidence for several years, is  reported.  Farm lands are changing hands  rapidly, but the purchasers are, for  the most part, local men who knew  the land and nave had an opportune  ity during the summer to inspect it  and to ascertain what it will produce. One feature of the land movement is that fully 80 per cent, of  the purchasers are men who will ac-  XrlAt.-Xm.'y X-XT mml CkL-l ������ -XL- 'mm kit C *.������ i J C A   *    C & .  During the last six months land  values have advanced fully 20 per  cent., continues the report. In the  three prairie provinces the prevailing  prices at which these properties are  changing hands are from $50 to $60  per acre for improved land, and from  $30 to $35 per acre for unimproved  tracts, with possibly a difference of  j $5 per acre for Manitoba lands. There  will be an era of road building next  year, and signs indicate that land  values will double.  Tour to Bermuda  YES! MAGICALLY!  CORNS LIFT OUT  WITH FINGERS  *f.f.0~t..*.i.i.������.i.i...i.'.l<*..f.'.tii.'i������.i.i*.it>it~.0tm&4m  Vou simply say to thc drug store  man, "Give me a quarter of an ounce  of freezone." This will cost very little  bnt is sufficient to remove every hard  or soft corn from one's feet.  A few drops of this new ether compound applied directly upon a teneler.  aching corn should relieve the soreness instantly, and soon the entire  corn, root and all, dries up and can  bc lifted out with the lingers.  This new way to rid one's feet of  corns was introduced by a Cincinnati  man, who says that, while freezone is  sticky, it dries in a moment, and simply shrivels up thr- corn without hill.lining or even irritating the .-iurroun-  ding tissue or  skin.  Don't let lather die of infection or  lockjaw   from   whittling  at   his  Curiu  br.iiu h  U.n. ., :  -i ,i 1'  hr.  .i  "> ���������  om.ii'i    hr'ul  ,   n-*.t    i'j   I*Il  in I orn;e*���������  i r  nii  ��������� \,r  Oil.  I  .1,1  ber-n  .Aft-  \\! i i <-1  *UU'*  en*"!'  V.',  ���������J-  ���������I  ��������� t;    11  1 *,, I*  1111 \  I    if  !,.   I.i.Ih*  , ,..   1., ;  thi.I   A  i ���������.  ' i l*r  I'*.  r reu : i.iU ���������  !;;���������'! he* b'*e:i   .sight   of   Alexander   the   Great.     All  tin*   V j'nna   sue h   sentiments   as   these   are.   purely  S!uu*   I'.imi-   re-jiiiparativc and  drawn  from  thc i*x-  :.���������! :???.   ti-, i    \it-i*i.*ue-...**-. of our own little lives. Here  it | was  the youth  who hael  fought like  a  el'f.i.it - I lion   over   the*   body   of   tlii*ir   beloveel  r    i, ;,.,* I unit.-i i,,r    ;nul    who       hrul   sue-eeee1i*el  jiiim   in   honor  ;mel   estate:.     He-re   was  .   r.Ki���������-.*. I tin-   fiiir ele'iniuful   whei  w.'is e*ur.'iteir of  ���������   r   !,:,.!     i.i.ii-   fe.rtlilie S  --,'iiiel    i.lli.   boill'lit    llieni  (I : . 11: < 1 j 11i< ��������������� nuv -.rowii?'.. IP- was yoinii.' anel  .rave- ami haiieh.enne- .'md ve'iv i*ie*h.  Ml four fe*!l viole-ntly in leivc with him  ,���������>'.���������*    the-   '.f/O*.  "Mr      P-ier*..],-:"        -si,!        Miv,     |'*||i,,l,  '!- t    in'*   |. r *���������<.<��������� ii t    Al i' ���������;    1 Jul I rid."  Mis    l-iiilliii',   a   (duiii'i   -mil      prrttv  lu; ..I'll    111 :i i e 11 11,    v.itii    'm'.ii    mi    Li.n Ii .  but clip this out and make him try it.  A Diplomatic Princi  The Prince of Wales in reply lo an  address of welcome told the American people: "Vour aims are as dr.ino-  .tn   t jtt i i  four or John   Morley have  e.n   that?    T.ri (>nlo  Star.  improved  ,',i;  I  I  y%-r^&d^.jV.,(ir^>44&Qt*4^9dtt>QM<t>(Q  (J  .,'*  ���������li,,I.  :m i  I   fiii-ye-i"',   ;i;id  TLJT *(������*���������������������reel���������������������-*<( VrnttUttim  UM       *^m-   mmm 10* _,.. r-        . .   ,.!.',     -  I  ���������J  Of  I.',  I h-r*  1 **e|-!  1    ������.  I .  i*   '*���������*>',*'    ���������.     '���������*  iiiiliiiii.'   for1.  ���������>-���������].        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I'.lliiJ  'i.r      |-., , ,.n ,i ,,     .*, i ,ueh*  | fill     , !..!���������! -J  i I ., <      > t ��������� !(������;.,.  i  rX  V  }  ittl  t  x>  ������  SW    ������*>   *0Af   m  VV  xmt tn., Bl>WM-������-e)l-Iwf  fAu> Rlooel  ������liH-u>    mjrmvji tj. TAX  tiv.r.....  txtrntt of Kuota, commonly  mlle-d Rt t. "ib .-���������r iVl[-<*r:j L'urutivr  Syrup, tnuy he taken In w������t������r  -with iiM-nla and at bedUmty-. for  the* turn nf ������������������>el!u'������llion. cori������tb  |jwliou ���������en] bad blood, Perainl-  ciitn in tin** treat mciitr -will cffacl  m euro in tsmmtly eoveory cj������������*b."  ^>������.������   uiu   yisiiuiiiu  UH.   uiiugi^-.u'Liii.  4  -Lyr ."Tr *Si������. rUf m. 4 C-'-i. 0 lV|-^..vCwi������*^.  e-f  Personally Conducted Tour to Hamilton, Bermuda, Via the Canadian National  The  tourist and  travel bureaus  of  thc Canadian National Railways havc  arranged a personally conducted tour  to  Hamilton, Bermuda, leaving Winnipeg via thc Canadian National train  Saturday,  January   17th, at  3.30  p.m.  From    Winnipcj-j,    standard    electric-  lighted steel sleepers will bc operated  to Toronto, and thence to New York  via Niagara    Falls, arriving at  New  York Tuesday morning, January 20th.  Accommodation   is  being  reserved  at  thc   Pennsylvania   Hotel,   New   York,  until    thc departure    of the steamer  "Fort   Hamilton"   thc   following  day,  January    21st, arriving    at  Bermuda  Friday morning,     January 23,  where  accommodation   is  being  reserved   at  thc Hamilton Hotel.  Thc first-class fare from Winnipeg  to Bermuda and return runs from $186  to $226, according to location and  number in room on thc steamer.  Twenty-five rooms arc being held by  our Winnipeg office, corner Main aud  Portage, where thosc desiring to take  advantage ol this delightful tour can  select the cabin desired; also reserve  be I lhc.   Oie    lllo    Jiliii.ipCi'J    tu    New    Yolk.  This is intended only as a reminder.  It is impossible to properly describe  beautiful and delightful Bermuda in a  few word:"., but pamphlet:-, may be hael  on application to our tourist and tra~  ve-1   bnienii,  nnd   detailed   information  ���������.'.nd  i:::.ci valion    of  all    accomiiioJa-  e  ��������� lion u-.:,n*.u m.Me- >U inc. t..uiic uino,  The- uumbi-.r who can be* ,ii*.i*iiiiiiiiu-  datcd is necessarily limited, nnd early  application -should bc made for accommodation. Tiie cabin nccommo-  dation ou lhc various steamer.**, from  all Kasicrn Atlantic ports will bc taken up well iu advance, an this short  4.1-0',,,   t������-iM   liroYi,   ]\T#-.,,   *\*"eirl/-   tr\  -������   ,������r,������������r^r  climate  of 70 degrees  Fahrenheit  ap-  prals   tej   lil.'.liv   ineiMi<*   il.   the-   i'.iiH,  There is no wisdom like frankness.  -Disraeli.  ���������������iM N������i Sleep  Mr.   Earnest   Clark,   Folic������  Officer, 338 King St., Kingston,  Out., writes:  "For three years I suffered  from nervousness and sleeplessness. I believe my condition was brought about by  overwork. I hud frequent  headaches, neuralgic pains and  twitching of nerves and  muscles. I had indigestion,  was short of breath and easily  1    * 7 ���������*' ���������        ,    ���������        ���������      -   r      ~ r I       .-    r    t-  tiiejii.       x  cuinuiciiC-JU    X.   ,-iLx.L.-  mont of Dr. Chase's Nervo  Food, and seven boxes of thia  medicine cured mc of all my  uymptoms, I am now feeling  ono hundred per cent, better  than I was, and have to thank  Dr. Cliattu'a Nerve Food for  Uiu k-Jou iioiUui x uiu now uu~  joying."  Dr. CUnno'i Nesrro lfooel, BO cento ������ hut,  si   for   52.70,   all   m-uuim,   or   iiieJiiu-iiuuu,  JMti������N    St    Cl������.,    ������i".ei.|    T./H..li.r.  0*������i������viii*i������-mm.  ItrSi  ���������~HM0n.tlfim4v\  jmt'V.  ~im ^n.^-.m vt^Hxva******* ���������WWJ'W'-I--'WUW  l^i^W^-^^lV^fefrt^^^  *I>J ft)������eit*.������,**������^W***erg������l-������lfi|.^ hM>N|]-fltV ���������V^-^Hjeepv'' THE     BEVmW.      CRESTON,     B.     C.  EiSKHia'  TOO  OI  German Shipping  Discrepancy of 100,000 Tons Betwc-gn  Reports on Reparation  Question  German claims in connection with  settlement o������ peace terms* details  were again before the supreme council  recently. In dealing with these the  council reached a unanimous agreement to permit the Germans to collect their customs duties in gold. In  a further discussion of the question of  the sinking ������of the German warships  at Scapa Flow a discrepancy was developed between the estimates of the  reparation committee and those of  the German experts regarding the total os mercantile tonnage cmo iioav.���������  ing docks available for reparation purposes at German ports. This discrepancy amounted to about 100,00 tons.  "SYRUP Qr HGS"  CHILD'S LAXATIVE  Look at tongue!  Remove poisons from little stomach,  liver and bowels  Accept "California" Syrup of Figs  only���������look for thc name California on  tuc pacicagc, iu���������ii you arc 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! You must say ���������'California."  Lake Erie produces more fish to  the -square mile than any other body  of water in the world.  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, Etc.  "I refused this poem six weeks  ago " said the editor. "Why do you  again submit it?'*  "I thought perhaps your taste had  improved by this time," replied the  poet, with a gleam of satisfaction in  his eyes.  Killed By Blood Poisoning  Used an old razor for paring his  corns. Foolish, because a 25c bottle  of Putnam's Corn Extractor will cure  all the corns in a family for a year.  Safe, because purely vegetable. Use  only Putnam's Extractor, 25c at all  dealera.  Canada's War Balance  WITHOUT PUKE BIAOD HEAI/TH IS TMPOSSIBM  & m m\mtmm a .m*. *w p.. isss-s   rr*T,^.e "*raB ���������������**"������ W HESVB FOOS������  Trial Bottle either BeinetSy 8s., leadiiuj Ohemiaui or  VetarzoBeai6dlB������Co..GogpelOalc.-rv.W.5. Umd.m. Kng*.  HALF A CENTURY REPUTATION.  ���������ftt    a ff������ At ���������p,*f������������r������������i������������ r������iJ_*LS   FCI3   THS  U'.LE ������fS������������(TS!i ������LiveR,-"-K~D-*giWs  Invaluable for diseases of tliese important organs.  Gravel, (-"airis in the Back, float, lthpumatlsm Prle**  2?-.-iSS������'!"*-t*' Chemists or Dr LE CLEIIC MED. CO..  HAVEttSTOOK BD.. N.VT.5. LONDON. ENGLAND.  awards  ?r!ade to  Canadian  "Women  The "Medaillc de la Rcine Elizabeth" has been awarded by King Albert of Belgium to two St. John la-  /1������OC3 ATf  T?rr,.,-I.     C  J.   t 4j.tt.xV.      t-l.  \%tu:x~ 1    Tilt���������  iiu������i,G   ciiivi    xvxia.  Etherton Smith, in recognition of  their generous and devoted services  in behalf of the Belgian people during their time of tribulation.  Western Horses in England  Alberta-Bred     Horses     Bring    Big  Prices in, Britain  Thirty-four Percheron horses, bred  by George Lane, of Calgary, Alberta,  and recently shipped to England, have  been sold at Easton, Suffolk, and realized -������7,013, approximately $35,000,  an  average  of over $1,000 each.  Lord Minto bought a mare for 650  r?tl.r.Ar.r,      *S***2   C7Z      r,~.A    Xyr.~--.r.xir\^     ...    r.enla  Q,LtLXA\rX\&,    \l3*J,xJJ xl,     XLILLX     X   Xr L XL.X. LXyiXl ,     CL    QIC  Hon,  winner  three  times  in   Canada  this year, brought 550 guineas, $3,025.  B������lM������n������-������~������..������r<~������~������..������'<������������"������'������������'"������"������,r������,,'i"*,.������"������'"-������'--������~������',S|  State of Ohio. City of Toledo, Lucas  County���������ss.  Frank J. Cheney makes oath - that he is  senior partner of the firm of F. J. Cheney  & Co., doing business in the City of Toledo,  County and State aforesaid, and that said  firm will pay the sum of ONE HUNDRED  DOLLARS for an;- case .of-Catarrh that cannot be cured by the use of HALL'S CATARRH   MEDICINE.  FRANK J. CHENEY.  Sworn te> before me and subscribed, in  my presence, this 6th day of December, A.D.,  1886.  (Seal)  A.   VV.   Gleason,   Notary  Public-.  HALL'S CATARkH MEDICINE is tak-  en internally and acts through the Blood on  the   Mucous   Surfaces  of  the  System.  Druuffists,   75c.     Testimonials   free.  F. J.  Cheney &. Co., Toledo, Ohio.  ������ ..mm a mmm m   ec**-a������  a -gas    mx ��������� e*****������ff  Manitoba's Mining Industry  Manitoba mines have to date yielded ore to the value of approximately  $3,000,000, according to a statement  made before the Canadian Mining Institute. This is a very satisfactory  production for a province where mining is still in Its infancy. Of this  amount, $1,000,000 has been spent in  construction of plants and refineries  and in development. The report further states that "the spectacular discoveries in The Pas district are very  gratifying, but the significant fact for  mining men, and one that will prove  I more profitable in the long run, is  | the close proximity of immense dykes  of low grade ore.  MS-\f---\ Wec*i5s3?������LO������toai3������i  Ths  Greet-   Englls).   Hemed-Sk*  Tonca and invigorated the -whole  nervous system, makes new BlejocJ  in   old Veins,   Cures   Kervou-  _������ T     TV���������  JXdCLllLLLJf.AIAOJtLLCk  LA4.Lt,  jjjiitxtt.   rr Ot I If,   ^rCxIjLlCTZ-  dency. Loss of Enerpy, Palpitation  cf the  Heart. Failing Memory.   "Price il per box, ei  for $5. ' Bold by   '  druggists or mailed fa plain pKg. on receipt  BV*  ���������3  Rrice. Knojpnmpb let mailed free. THE IVOOD  1EOIC1NE CO.������TM0������T0.0HT. UtmuVt WladssrJ,  But if you won't exercise  vigorously   you   must  Logic  Schoolboy: "Do you think the next  train will be crowded?"  Porter: "It all depends how many  there are in it."  Great Britain Is Now In Our Debt  For $200,000,000  An adjustment of accounts between  the Canadian and the British Ciovcrn-  ments resulting from the war is now  in progress.  The British Government has financed Canadian operations on thc  ether side, while thc Canadian Government has established imperial credits hcie-H The only credit now operating is for thc purchase of timber,  though arrangements regarding the  wheat crop are to be made. As the  balance now a lands, Great Britain  owes Canada $200,000,000, interest on  which is being paid at S\. per cent.  Never judge a man's knowledge of  human nature by lhc opinion he has  r   * '    .       ie  Laws may be repealed, but it's different with oranges.  SATISFYING RELIEF  FROM LUMBAGO  take /'Cascarets."  >0004jan0t..mi-.t,m.,i..l,.^.m-..  There is nothing like bending exercises, taking long walks, or chopping wood to keep the liver and bowels active, but most folks take their  exercise in an easy chair. Such folks  need Cascarets, else they suffer from  sick headache, sour, acid stomach, indigestion, colds and are miserable.  But don't stay bilious or constipated.  Feel splendid always by taking Cascarets occasionally. They act without griping or inconvenience. They  never sicken you like Calomel, Salts,  Oil or nasty, harsh pills. They cost  so little too���������Cascarets work while  you sleep.  Suez Canal Is 50 Years Old  TAKE NOTICE  We publish simple, straight testimonials, not press agents' interviews,  from well-known people.  From all over America they testify  to  the merits of MINARD'S LINIMENT, the best of Household Remedies.  MINARD'S LINIMENT CO.. LTD.  There are 782 varieties of Arctic  flowers which have but two colors,  white and yellow..  America's Pioneer  Dog Remedies  BOOK  ON |  DOG    DISEASES      g  and   How  to  Feed       I  Mailed     Free    to    any |  Add res:   by   ths "  Author  H.   C*LAY   GLOVER  CO.,   INC.,  118    West    31st-street,  New  York.  U.S.A.  MONEY ORDERS  A Dominion Express Money Order for fir������  dollars   costs  three cents.  t "0 i      I IM  Houor For Mrs. Vsnderbiit  The  French Government has  conferred the cross of the Knight of the  Legion of Honor on Mrs. Vanderbilt  for her devotion  to  French  soldiers  TlTre \T^~,4^A~\xv\tS  Jl.... xi-m -..,...  U.U11U&       XLIL4       VVX.L.  founded and personally directed several charitable organizations for disabled  French soldiers.  Of  people who  are lame,  85  per  cent, are affected on the left side.  Do not suffea  another day witte  Itching:. Bleeding, or Protruding: Piles. vi~  anrpleal ope*-*  ation required*  Dr. Chaao's Ointment will rollevo you at onoa  and as certainly euro you. HOc. a dox: all  dealers, or Ednianson, Bates & Co., LlmltoeJu  Toronto. Sample box tree if yon mention this  paper &i~- enclose 'ic stamp to pay po9t������2������;  jx^������~n-miim\ m *fl m- ES* *&*(  Sloan's  Liniment has the punch  that relieves rheumatic  twinges  This^ warmth-giving, congeslion-  scattering, circulation-stimulating remedy penetrates without rubbing  right to thc aching spot and brings  quick relief, surely, cleanly. A wonderful help for external pains,  sprains, strains, stiffness, headaches,  lumbago, bruises.  Get your bottle today���������costs little,  means much. AsIc your druggist for  it by name. Keep it bandy for tlie  whole family. Thc big bottle is economy. 35c, 70c, $1.40. Made in  Canada.  Realization of the Dreams of the Earliest Navigators of the Old  WITTj.   ..*   V  vvonu  Fifty ycars ago there began at Port  Said on thc shores of the Mediterranean Sea a five-day celebration to  commemorate one of the greatest of  engineering feats of all time ��������� the  completion of the Suez Canal. Thc  history of that undertaking: is tne  story of the realization of the dreams  of the earliest navigators of the Old  World. Ancient records tell of temporarily successful attempts to connect  the Mediterranean and the Red Seas  long before the time of Christ. But  time and desert .sands erased the  crude dredging of those days and left  for the moderns the task of providing  a permanent, direct water route from  the Atlantic to the. shore lands of the  far East.  i ������ ei ��������� V VS ��������� H I  ?X&#fiz*~i, Zh&ntty'*:  ^^���������*"'*'nK!ffi5HIIl"iS?  When thc Potato Ib Poisonous  Several cases of poisoning from  potatoes, the most, recent being in  Leipzig, have been reported. Perhaps it is not generally known that  the green parts ot potatoes contain a  poison called iioianin, 0.2 grammes ox  winch \-i -.AUJicient lo produce bud iu-  sidtf-. There i������ --Iways ���������**_ minute f-m-n-  tity of this solanln In potatoes, but  when these arc mature never cuouuSi  to do harm, unlets thcy iiuvc upturned and the sprouts have not been res-  niovcd before  conlcin-r.  Landlady: Why are you so happy  tod-ay?  Hoarder: I think it in because I  feel quite younff in contrast with this  chicken.  W.  N.  U.  1290  Miiiard's Liniment Curea Diul-**u-j,iCi-.  Old  But Lively  Supporting our contention that this  UobhcvLiw is "old stiiir," \*,u ������iUolo  Volumnia In Shakespeare** "Corlo-  ianus/' act four, :.ccnc one, line thirteen, to wit i  "Now the red pestilence r.lril:c all  trades !n Rome?,  And occupations perish!" --- Little  ] mnn,   fiiu.j    iytien.il i iii.  Keeping Fit  EY DR. SAMUEL HAMILTON.  It ia because of the war thaii  lhc perfect physical man haa all  at once become tho idol of tha  world.    You can make of yourself, oven  jf********?/****--*-       *-i-.**i rather late in life, almost anything you  I J/\ \ like.    You are not going to get fit in ono  / ^^v \ ^ay������ one mo-Qtn������ or������ perhaps, a year,  unless you take enough outdoor exercieo  to keep the circulation going and practise  the athlete's first principle���������to keep the  system clean. He does uot give his body  a chanco to absorb poisons. Ho not,  only takes his cold shower, after exerciso,  but ho knows a cleansing of the intestines  is important, and ho takes occasionally a  good regulator and liver cleanser, such  as a dose of castor oil, or, what is much  bettor, a tiny pm made up ol May-apple,  aloin and jalap, and sold by almost all  Ui U&i&iia'ji*   su    tuu   muu   <u>    tr>s.    nuavri,  Pleasant Pellets.  Kcop tho kidneys in good order also.  Avoid too much m^at, alcohol or tr-n. TDrink plonty of pure water,  preferably hot water, boforo meals, and (Ihva the uric acid cut of tho  Bystcm by taking "Anurio" (anti-uric-acid).    This can bo obtained  J\i 4   tt .vyv i\t iX   t.wvv   <*%.ttfif  n f/\1������ *\i  X���������U   XXL.AAxJWU   ixttjf      xx. *U|^   ^\,\JL\0,  kJOlKt  U   UOlUO   Ol   VVUlUt   tv>   IUU   \JUUU.iolj i.\,   Ut..   .������. ll:ll,~ xi   j-u.\ ^iiuw  Hot������l, Buffalo, N. Y., mh<3 you will riicftivo friiu mc-Mc;:! advice ao t������  whether tho kldnoya aro affected. When your kidneys get sluggish  and clog, you suffer from backache, Bick-heuducht*rj, duiy spoils, or  twinge** UlHi  pulll-i ui  !Uun>iin������>. ih-iiUiYikitioui Oi' gOUt' Oi' ii'GCp \Z l~-Z-  turbed tv/o or three tlmea a nigbt. Takes heed, before too!ntf*!__Gefc  Anuric (anti uric acid), for It will put new life Into your kidneys nn*!  your on Uro Hyslom. Ask your nearest druptglot for it or eend X>t.  I'H-rc-e K.n ccni:.' ior triui pauttuu,*? ui    Auuiiu'  ���������^������lreni^ ���������pwrT-vini'~)Wi*^ fiif^v*Wt0!i%i<1gm.rtlirlr^  .fm������*##0i*'*ym*y**  \*.fc*vm^'*WwtfaVr<4friri1^^^ ���������1  THE   CRESTON   EEYIET"/  riL.  un  nu  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C*  Subscription*: $2 a veai* m advance:  S2-50 to U.S. peiints. *  C P. Hayes, Editor arufowiier*  CRESTON, B.-C., FRIDAY.  JAN. 16  omen s  |w*������-S-������*9-a-a-B-������iai    A. -msvxt. S4 -  Jm-.M.0~>*iXV.%JX%.-4~4    ATSl.4%M.iX-.-4.%J~B  ! mission of ten cents was charged. Tea,  i cake   and   ice  cream   were   sold.    A  I pair of ducks donated by R. S. Bevan  i> ^.jand a pair of chickens donated by F.  H. Jackson were raffled, and a dance  was given in the evening.    The  hand  played  during  the  evening    free    of  charge.    In the afternoon races   and  sports were provided for the children.  We  cleared  $122,  which was  turned  ; over to the agricultural association.  1     On fair day the  members    served  ij ! dinner and lunch, and in the evening  provided  a banquet for the board of  trade in connection with a visit from  the Nelson business men.    Also served  dinner the following day,  netting  $112.   The Institute gave the members  drop  to  a. porch and   thence  to  the  {���������street/ and away.  It is a most realestic scnce in which  Miss Holloway, as she has in other  serials, shows remarkable daring.  Reports submitted at the annual  meeting of the Creston Valley Women's   Institute  on  Friday  afternoon, * of the Nelson band their dinners free  along   with  a  general  review  of   tho  year's work, would indicate that 1S13  was  one  of  the  most useful   twelve  months of the organizations four years'  history.       In  addition to  the  regular  of charge on both days.  During the year we lost one of our  members, who left, six orphan children.    The Institute voted $50 to the  grandmother���������also a member���������to pay  The output of fruit and  vegetables  from Okanagan points last year total!  ed over $5,000,000.  Outdoor sports at Kaslo last week  included a game of tennis on the  Geigerich court. If the place only  had a golf course Editor Grier would  soon have the town outrivailing Palm  Beach as a winter resort.  WE   HAVE A  ������   y  monthly sessions at which much use- * the passage of one child to England,  ful   information  was  disseminated   in : We have 98 members this year,    as  the papers presented and the attendant discussions thereon, the Institute  co-operated to advantage in community effort, notably in providing a banquet  on fair night for  the  board   of  trade, which was entertaining the Nelson   business ��������� men   on   that  occasion,  while earlier in the season their help  was forthcoming in the citizens  welcome home reception to the returned  soldiers.    Mention is also due the ladies' good work in serving meals on  lair   day,   without   which   eating   accommodation many exhibtion visitors  would have had to go hungry for supper,  at least.    During the year, too,  the Institute did themselves proud in  giving a lawn party for the benefit of  the   agricultural   association   building  fund, at which $122 was netted and  turned over to the fall fair directors.  Another   bit  of   commendable   effort  was   the   establishment  of  a   lending  library under  the   direction of Mrs. J.  W. Hamilton, which now has over  200  books  on  its  shelves  for the use   of  members.     In   point   of   membership  lliit) was also a top scorer, 98 adults  and juveniles having paid their dues  for the year.  The election of officers resulted as  follows:     President,   Mrs.   H.   Lyne;  ..r.XZ^r- rx���������r.Xn��������� -.It���������. T TTT T*T rx ~~ Z V 0 rx ~.  txy.Lin^,   ocuictaij,   luio.   tt.    vv.   xiaxiiiiLVu,  who is also a director along with Mesdames G. Cartwright, Jas. Cook and  Jas. Maxwell.  At the meeting a request from the  board of trade to serve a banquet in  connection with the board's annual  meeting on the 20th, was favorably  considered, and a committee consisting of Mesdames G. Johnson, G. Cartwright, C. F. Hayes, G .A. M. Young,  and F. H. Jackson was named to handle the afafir.  Mrs. Thurston, acting secretary  since the departure of Mrs. St. Jean,  presented the secretary's report which  was   us   follows:  Dining the year 1019 we have had  r-.velvtj regular meetings and fifteen  ilirc-ctora' meetings. Throughout the  year we have had some very interest-  ng papers- p.vcn. The subjects were:  League of Nations, Child Welfare,  S-'conom'e-s for Girls, Ideal Sitting  'loe>m, Decoration of the Home, Home  I'eouomies,   Pioneer   Life   in   Creston,  ��������� 'r--:..r.   rf T-.day ar.d Tomorrow. Dur-  :.'P   <-.U   "ii-:-  '.*iw*������*ilugs   members  sewed  ��������� r.   -..riie-V*-.vi.Tk  quilts.   They completed  compared with 65 in 1918.  On Armistice  Day,  Nov.  11th,    we  gave a whist drive and dance which  netted   $90.     In  October  Dr.  Henderson gave a most interesting talk on  the care of children between two and  ten years of age.    Miss Hayes gave a  most instructive course of lectures on  dry cleaning, canning of meats    and  vegetables, which enabled us to enroll  twenty-one   new   members.     At    the  December meeting, to close the year,  six of our members gave us a most enjoyable musical programme.  Sleeveless Sweater  nitters  Attention of members of the Creston Valley Red Cross Society is called' to the following letter which has  just been received from the British  Columbia Branch secretary of the  Canadian Red Cross Society. It reads:  We are daily receiving a number  of requests from returned men in the  various Hospitals throughout the Province for sleeveless sweaters, and as  wo  have  none  on  hand  and   cannot  Mii-nnli r\ f-���������*���������; iH***, *-*.**-v* ixx ������rf������*������*p*P*irt-������^>-*-i4- -Till -t. Tl i~,m  \JiA~. l^UaOC H1CXU Xii. ���������Z>\jLX.X.x\mtX-~Avx\r ���������*i-������.v*������* *-.  ties, we have to regretfully let their  requests go unfilled.  I do not know if your Branch has  disbanded,  but  even  if  so,    do  you  think you could get some of the ladies  to   knit   a   few   sleeveless   sweaters?  No doubt they feel they have already  done enough to this work, but I can  assure  you   the  need  is     still    very  great indeed, and unless we can get  some  help  from   our  workers  it  will  be  impossible  to send  the men    the  comforts they need, and they will perhaps feel the people are losing interest in them.  I would appreciate it very much if  you will take the matter up and let  me know if you  can assist us.    We  Vrill be pleased to supply the wool if  you have no funds on hand for   the  purpose, if you can arrange for    the  knitting.    The  men  in  the Hospitals  arc still paying the price of Victory,  and look to the Red Cross to continue  to  make their sufferings a little easier, and it is discouraging to us to feel  wc cannot send them what they are  really in need of.   We have endeavour-  ed to get. the sweaters knitted by machinery, but the mills are too busy to  take any more orders for some time.  As the Review understands the knitting business anyone who is competent, lo make a pair of wocks would be  :rvc<-.  ���������'}  qu.'.r.-  :   <inrintr   ihe  year.     Five  the   howiiral  .tt   Nelson. \Uiv< anii as tlie Creston Society has c  -���������*  ���������(������������������  he  raffled  and  the ' t-!0**'i>dc-rable quantity of wool on hand  i li ik   would   seem   to   be   an  excellent  e>ppe>rt.unity to have   it  manufactured  into nn article nf wear for whieh there  is a couHidcrahlo demand.    Those who  .���������ire willing t.o lend a hand at the good  work are asked to immediately socuro  aipply   of   wool   from   either   Mrs.  la mini no or  Mrs--.  Cherrington, who  looking   alter   thin   bit   of   Rod  ::���������;  eft'orf.  GOAT MOUNTAIN WATER WORKS  COMPANY, Limited  Se-heelule of Tolls approved by the  Board e>f Investigation under the  Water Act;  Monthly  DWELLINGS��������� Rate.  *    I, 2, 3 en-4 Rooms $2.00  5. 6 or 7 Rooms     2.25  8 and oyer      2.5n  Bath en* Olrset        50  Bath and Closet        75  AERATED WATER WORKS���������    $5.00 to 10.00  BAKERIES : $3.00 to 6.00  BARBER SHOPS���������  1 Chair  1.50  Each additional chair  50  Baths  3,00  BOARDING HOUSES���������  v-������ j/ -utf x'j j uuiun       ������>.!JL;  16 to 30 rooms..     6.00  31 to 50 rooms     7.00  DAIRIES:   Milk tooling  1.50  CHURCHES:     .'.... 50  GARAGES, Public  3.00  HOTELS���������  Up to 25 rooms  5,00  26 to 40 rooms  6.00  41 te������ 60 rooms     7.00  fti *,-. inn ..������.....o e on  xt.   t xr   jxxixr    t .it'tttx. ...        Lr.ylyr  Bath, first  3.00  Bath, each additional ���������... 1.00  Urinal      1.50  Closet,  1.00  ������������������      each additional        75  LAUNDRIES: $1.00 to 8.00  OFFICES;     '.     1.00  MOTOR CARS, private '.        25  RESTAURANTS:     $2.50 t������> 10.00  SCHOOLS, per class loon*     1.50  SLEEPING ROOMS in BLOCKS  per room ;        25  SODA WATER FOUNTAIN���������   $2.00 to   5.00  STABLES���������Private and Farm  . head of stock or less....25c. each head  Each head above 4 up  to 10 lot-.  Each head above 10 10c.  (10 head  of Hogs or Sheep shall be  equivalent to 1 head of stock).  STORES:  Less than 1000 feet floor space\...$2.00  Each additional 1000 feet      50  VEGETABLE FOUNTAIN:       2.00  WASHING MACHINES���������  Private,  by water      50  Services beyond   Lot 525, G.I, Kootenay, or over ^-inile from main outside said lot:    10%   to  be added   to  above rales for each J mile.  All   the  above rates are payable in  advance   on   the    first   day   e>f   each  calendar month.    A   discount of  10%  will be allowed if payment is made before the 10th of the current month.  SPECIAL RATES���������  Lawns per season (2000 sep ft  %^ar OI  to arrive any day, and will accept  orders  for delivery from car  Half-ton lots or over, $80 ton  Less than half-ton lots, $85 ton  Genera! Merchant  CEMENT!  "YJl7**r>     -~-Tnmx.-^*\m'\C-r*-    x frv\tr^4r\m*i~~ ft /"TT  Cement and Fertilizers  n *  in A^arioad L.ots  You can assist in securing these commodities  at the lowest possible prices by placing your  ������J������<LtVl.lO    %Aimf    \SXx-X-S-K-t,  Pru^f  Prisif Ormfifore ISriinri  1 1 UU UBUWfUEO  UI1IUII  (LIMITED  you are needing  '.o  Institute funds.  i-j.il   Fe>s"e-r   gave   a    very  -.:.<-*.    ,:>|i.    r*.-..->   . jii    i n>:     . i.:lI,i i.ui    iji -  .-.f   '?'������������������: ������������������'���������:���������������������������<-*.     We   were  also  favor-  itij  a7i a'idresH i>y Mrs. ('halniers,  '.������������������'. ii   ������������������'.-;-*  .i   ;*t<---it  help  to   Hie  in era-  :>���������'.        '.-, ���������! ���������   .-���������-.���������'���������������������������.���������:n*' shf' i*avo th������* lan-  ���������"1-,-j   .'lie!'-:   on   the-   \)i>.\i   inetlioels     eif  <j"-i(l.-.( \iil-:   f.'irrn    product'-i.      At.      onr  i'  liM-il    hie'.'l .nc;   lhe-    )ilV.'iilU'   111 e -111 l>e-rs  ���������I've) luiie-li. anel in April the Juvenile  iiii'-itli'MV.   I'll i'i'   an   eiH'-rtainiiie'iit    on  'lie-  S'nvy Le'ra-jjue.    Tli" fir'-rueli-ii',  Mr:;.  '.'.li**,    i/ltVc    tV.'n    e- V(*rt! Iii..'!,    al     )l(-l*  IWrlilc  ! 'i!'    ! il':    j l> 7 I'll i!e*"  i ,. i     i'"i'iu'uii r v     i ni'     i ii:-. I ii ii i ���������'     ).',.ivi-      .i  '.-���������   *"'V    Id    111"    l"1 lirife-el    :*(i|llie'|*H.    Tile-  |!i.,*ii-et    e,,'   Traili'   am!    the    ({."(I    ("nia-i  a    :  .Ma  arc  rr.  m^m4t4t JX4 tat lsxtBt0 ^a  The iron Test  In-*' if ul" and  (-ave- a   *.v  ai.  iiii'ii i    ''. : I li   ,i    'I.i in  A!' 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(, In 'at re- i ni S it ii rd ii y, ^ive-K  a t in i II ni|4 i-'iliihit ieui nl' iieive ,uul  -tii-n^lh    in    '* e.ipiiif.1;    l'i'iiii    1'iii'inie'!.  7 !������ k ;:.::������������������  ;ni.uu  Payable em   the 1st of Mav, not. suh-  jeet lo discount.     Walei- will neit he  turned on until the rate  is paid.  BUILDING���������  For 1000 brink $     25  Por yarel :;(,one         25  For barrel ejeine>nt, en- lime        25  SPRAYING  ORCHARDS:    15c.  per 100 gallons.  For turning on water when it, has  bee-i* turneel oil*, either for detfault. or  at, the- ri-epiesi, of the user, $1.00.  MKTERRATR9, monthly, payable on  I,he lust elay of e-a<di eaili'inl.u* inontb.  A discount, of 10%''will be allowed if  paid on or before* the> 10th of tlie fol-  iowing month:  Up t.ei 2000 gallons u mont b, jj'2.25.  From 2001 tei 10,000 gallons, l\r. fen-  e������yerv additional one biiudre-il gallons  over*2000.  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Li-UXXVli--- ^ tttm,l'^6m\\ THE  OBEST-OXf  BEVIEW  nhhw  ff^ffff^f  WyeliflFe has a large number of new  citizens commencing this month when  the Staples commenced running a  night shift at their sawmill.  The civic finances at Cranbrook  were bulged to the extent of ������3,055 in At the conclusion of the Farmers'  police court fines last year. If trade Institute meeting on Tuesday night  keeps on improving the divisional city j those present re-convened for the pur  To Organise the  United Farmers  will not miss the reveuue from hotel  licenses verv seriously in future.  that one of the U.F, organizers, Mr.  Humphrey, will be here tomorrow  night to take charge of organization  proceedings.  1 hn  i urs  ��������� -m-0  a bsiib  I   VI ~9  ���������as  UfBll  -SB BIB  Hill  B ���������  UI6H! mm  m~X- IV   i  I  The following appeared in an  exchange recentli':  "Many are tlie stories told of  Henry Ford and his popular  automobile but Hillsboro, 111., is  relating what it calls the beet of  the season, and the facts in the  ease are true. It happened in  one of the leading churches of  the ciuy that, the pastor took for  his text of his sermon 'Better  Church Attei dance.'  "The pastor held that the  automobile had taken more  people away from church than  any other one th'ng. He concluded with the exclamation:  'The Ford car has taken more  people to hell than any other  thing I can mention.' Whereupon ar. old lady in the congregation began to clap her hands  and moan "Praise the Lord!  Praise the Lord!'  "What's the matter, sister?'  asked the pastor.  "The Ford never went any  plaee that it coukln,t make the  round trip, and I am sure aii of  those people in hell will Vie back,  she answered, 'So praise the  Lord."  WE ARE NOW BOOKING  ORDERS.  pose of discussing the advisability of  I organizing a branch of the United  ; Fanners of British Columbia in Ores-  I ton Valley.  | President W. V. Jackson has been  able to secure a certain amount of  literature defining the aims and objects of the institution.) and from this  | and newspaper knowledge was of  opinion    that   tbe   formation    of    a  . branch of the U.F. would be a good  thing. For the present he was not  ctmvinced that the political activities  that have characterized U.F. operations elsewhere should be too suddenly espoused. His idea was to utilize  the organization along other lines to  see how it worked, and if after trial  it was found desirable teK jump into  polities with it he would heartily endorse such a move. In the past both  p ditical parties had played both ends  against the middle, and invariably the  farmers had held down the unfortunate central position.  T, Mawson advised a policy of making haste slowly. The movement had  achieved some prominence in Ontario  but as yet he was not conyinced that  it was goii.g to be able to make good,  A R. Swanson told of the success  that had attended the efforts of the  United Farmers'at Canyon City with  in a year of its formation, and believed a   Vallej'-wjde  organization   could  NFWS ftF KQMTHIYg  i-aalDV     000 ���������������������*������������ S Sailfrf iV  For 1919 Nelson had  marriages and 49 deaths.  For   December   Trail  137 births, 68  smelter   had  nine births and three deaths.  Cranbrook farmer**-' institute has cut  e  t~..~x    OK    Xr  ������������0    ~rxx  .ijxj  ..ixrt  Special Values  tn  Penman's  Fleece-Lined Underwear  Men and Boys  S-m-x/wJ-  J*Jf  annum.  hardly    fail  good    work.  ��������� .A  r.t       ���������r  ^ a   r������f*Ter������*������  a    ���������  Sf,  ���������au  lu  R. S. BEVAN, Manager  to accomplish equally  Secretary Lidgate aping the *>b**it with the  U.F. If the farmers ever hoped to  get direct action along legislative  lines they would have to do it through  their own party. F. H. J.-,ckson also  approved of organization. There was  a lot of work to be done loyally and  provincially that such an oi*ganiz-B  ation was peculiarly adapted to  handle.  On motion it was regularly decided  to proceed with organization with W,  V. Jackson named to act as ehaiiman.  and J. A. Lidgate, secretary. The  former had iust nicely zot started'at  the reading of tbe aims and objects  of ihe association as laid down in the  official U.F. constitution, when the  electric lights went off and the meeting was forced to adjourn.  Since the  meeting word  has  come  About 15 carloads of apples are still  held in the fruit storage warehouses  at Penticton.  Grand Forks voters list for this  year's municipal election shows a total  of 519 name's.  Kelowna reckons its 1919 fruit and  vegetable shipments at a grand total  of $3,000,000.  If Grand Forks builds its new high  school this year it will be at least a  four-room structure.  The Okanagan marketed 215 cars of  fruit at U.S. points last. year. But  129 cars went to Great Britain.  Cran brook's city engineer has discovered that 88 water power washing  ���������machines are owned in that city.  Cranbrook fire brigade had fourteen  alarms te> answer last year, and the  city's total fire loss was about $14,0G0.  The ice haryest is on at Kaslo, the  supply coming from Moeror Lake  where the congealed moisture is a foot  thick,  James" FitzpaLrick, Lhe well-known  Kootenay Valley rancher, of Bonners  Ferry, died in a Spokane hospital last  week.  Bee inspector Sheppard values the  1919 Kootenay honey crop at $13,938.  The wholesale price was 30 cents a  pound.  Mr. Hallamore, for two years manager of the Bank of Commerce at Cranbrook, is being shifted to New West-  Men's Shirts and Drawers  $1.50  Boy's Shirts and  a/  ���������*��������� ��������������� ���������  an sizes  90c.  Penman *s Hose  in  Cashmere, Lisle,  Silk,   Cotton  and All Wyol, bought a year ago  but    only    arrived    this  Marked very low.  week.  restoii  LIMITED  !s there any  in  House?  This is the first ques-  tiem that presents itself  to the. housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. Bnt why  worry?  Shamrock Brand  Hams and Bacon  Finest   Quality  Cooked Han-  Lunch Meat  Bologna, dzc.  are always to be had  here. In meats nothing  quite equals 'Shamrock'  products.  Mayor Cameron is asking all the  aideruien in Cranbrook to ��������� * ��������������� " r  .another year and save the city the expense e>f an election, which usually  costs $500.  rT"t���������.-Jl    -m..*-nmm.m0 0-x^xd-.    x.m.AT.    + Vx 5 rr     WXT^jdrt-   ��������� ���������.--*���������.���������*��������� *I ������-. J**-.  jl ft ci-ix irt i*c|>ci.j ceo aic  luio   ncci\ * wuiu^  &  ., Ltd.  We have a few boxes of  Jap Oranges (re-packed)  which we are offering at  the following prices:  PER BOX  75c. and $1.00.  PER DOZEN  20c. and 25c.  Kssa  Butterfield &  Wynndel  on  "PA T>iv/frr-T>ce������  ������L   J. TL JL%.X ��������� JU Jl -*/,JL vi-(OP  OAT   T^O  1  NOTES  I-anners with Sales Notes will be well advised to  turn the in over to this Bank for collection  The Hank will relieve you of all trouble in nuik-  in-pj presentation, and payments will be credited to  your account promptly.  Sales Notes supplied without charge.  HilA  on a by-law to raise and expend $5000  on improvements to the town's athletic park.  A feature e^f the Okanagan export  trade last year were the onion shipments .which went to 450 cars, worth  -$3-30,000.  Wycliffe has a community moving  picture theatre, the charge for admission being just sufficient, to pay running expenses.  Manager Norman of the Nelson  fruit growers union claims to have  handled $30,000 worth of fruit and  vegetables in 1919.  Commencing the new year Vernon  public school bad an enrollment of  700 pnpils, and there were another 80  at the high school.  The provincial government has  giyen polico magistrate McCallum cf  Grand Forks a raise in salary from  $25 to $50 a month.  Of the $8,000,000 output at Trail  smelter last year almost one third of  it was zinc, with lead and silver next.  iu tireiei* eif precedence.  There i.s no let up in the demand for  Ford cars. At Bonners Ferry one  denier has unloaded three carloads of  them already this year.  The Exchange  Billiard   Parlor  and  Barber Shop  The   best   advertisement   we  have is  when  ot.hovM try  fo  imitate.     We  lead;  try to follow..  Come where the  and "���������<)! your  .... Mc^ .  isSsT^-*f OP.  ^Mir-r-h.^Ph.  b^e^t^'--"-**  oncosis  I m Hit mauls  IK3SS  DEPARTMENT OF LANDS  others  light!  ���������hin  e  NOTICE  Application for Grazing Permits for iiie  Season cf 1920  Applicatiems for permits to graze  livestock on the Crown range within  each grazing district of the Province  of British Columbia mast be filed vvitb  the Disttict Foresters at Cranbrook,  Fort George, Kamloops.Nelson, Prince  Rupert, Vancouver and Vernon, or  with the Commissioner of Grazing,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.,  on or before February 29th, 1920.  Blank forms upon which to submit  applications may be obtained from the  District Foresters at the above-named  places or from the Department of  Lands at Victoria, B.C.  G. R. NADEN,  Deputy Minister of Lands.  Department of Lands,  Victoria, B.C., Dec. 2-1, 1919.  PROPERTY FOR SALE  7**. acres known as Block C, part B,  Lot B, in Townsite of Creston. Applv  to owner. J. BARRIEAU. 810 Second  St. S.E., Medicine Hat, Alta.  CATTLE LOST  Seven steers, about 18 months old.  two of thiMn red; eme red, with white  star on forehead; one patchy roan;  eme red anel white; one black vvitb few  white hairs on forehead; one- white'  and blue. One heife-r, black and  white, 18 months old. One red heifer,  about 2 J, years old. All hrandcel 05  on left rib. $5 per head reward to  parlies furnishing informal ion leading  to leeovery.  VICTOU CAUIt. Creslon.  HEBFER LOST  the Canadian bank  OF  C������  \J.  PAID-UP CAPITAL  KliSLKVi; FUND  4115.000.000  $15,000.00 J  llll   A   KI I - I  I  smd Candies  Knjoy yourself with  the regular tfllVN.  A  F  FPFwrw  \I \\ \<:fi!  Roan Shorthorn heifer, about 'H)  months olel, t>r:ine!e-el V O on left shoulder. Anyone' i ('turning nnmt' ovgiv  in*.', iin'oi'inoLion h-adiug lo recovery  wiil be suitably rewarded. MRS. T.II.  SADI'HR. Wynndel.  COW  ESTRAY  Minimum price of fust-class land  reduced to ?5 an acre; second-class to  $2.50 an acre.  Pre-emption   now   confined   to   sur  veyed lands only.  Records will be grantee! covering only  land .suitable for agricultural purposeV-  and which is uon-t-mher land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but part let; of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emption":-!  with joint residence, but each making  n*scc*3oUry improvt-ine.its ow lusiit-i'iiv**  claims. <������, *  Pre-empna-s must .u*,*e.*uiiy eiauns for  five years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, ii.ciudiiig clearing and cultivation of ai loa.-t :> acres  before receiving Crown e'rant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation no*.  less than 3 year*. :\, y\ !,a~ m:-d������ proportionate improveinoiiu,. he inayj because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted lnterm.*diaie (���������eitif.1-.-aU <.f im  provernei:t and transfer His claim.  Records without permanent residence may l.*e is.sued. provided anpli-  cant make.s improvement--, to extent ol  5300 per annum a:.d ���������������������������������������������.-ord.s same each  year. Failure to ..;....<; imp*.--.*, emeiits  or record same w.\\ ope rati* is forfeiture. T.t.'e ������.-:ii:j en \,y ,,.,.a:, ed 1:1  less than & years, and imprnvem.*: its  of Jill 00 per acre. iiK*lud..g 5 :���������. iv.--  cleared ai.d cultivated, u. d .��������� es.-l.-:*.o  of at leat-t 2 year., are icm'j i*-d  tr.  Pre-emptor holdirg Crown ���������rant  may record another pre-em;uio;i. tf he  requires land in i-onjuiiciion with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained em crowr  granted land  UnBurveyed areas,   not  -"Ncc'cd'i'K  *'���������  acres,   may   be   leased   as   homesiteV.  title to be obtained after fulfilling ivsi  dential and Improvement conditions.  For grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding tuo acres mav tr"  leased by one person or c*o������"'<*"*y"  Hill, factory or industrial "sites on  tlmher lnn<l not escccdine 40 wrw  may be purchased; conditions include  payment of stumpuge.  Natural   hay   meadows   inaoct ;';ible  J?y~ ie.������i,8til*.B: roads may be Pmeh'a.sed  conelitionnl upon construction of a roael  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost ol  road, net exceeding half of purchase-  price, is made.  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE  ACT.  "'The.' M.-ope of thin Act Is enlarged te.  ncludc-UI persons Joining and serving with His .Majesty's Forces The*  within which tin- heirs or devisees  , .. .A. *';iso.1' l"-~-.--'U'I>tor may apply  for title under this Act ia extended  from for one year from the death of  Ktich   person,   as   formerly,   until   one  KlZI ^-.-.P^ p;Z:----" ������f <-������.e preac.it  war. Ilih- privilege is also made retroactive. ^  No 1cc.fi relating to pre-emptions To .*  duo  or   payable   by   soldiers  on     pre-  emptlons reevirded after June -JG    PUS  Tavos  are*  r.-mltte-el   fir   live years  I'rovisiein fe..������ return of moneys a. -  c*rue.l.(due unci been paid since Amrust  .. .-.., .4., .������e.,Uiu .a payments, fees  or taxes mi soleliers1 pre-empt ion;:  Interest   on  agreements to  pm*. has,  ,,������iHn.",r/l,y  !ols   ,U'1,J  ,)V   members  of  Allien  lu --    *  diree-l  ii.-liiielil   lu   Anion   .il  GRANTS  time  of  a  ( 'nine' I ii mv  i*a neb    ii'il  live   yeaii-.  obi.   nn ilium  hiuliele'd   |   |   uu   ii);Iil    lli|>.  ear, white  spot  on  e'.lll     lliivn    ���������antlii"    nil  .John .\i reiwsniilh, ("n-slon.  1'itev   f<iii������*  nt*  shot |, horns,  s I i l    ill   l i ir 11 (  luii'lieael      Owner  Ml VMIir        ������.\- ...... .....'  .   ���������,   ,,,   iiii-niii.'r.--  <jr  Imiivc   or ele pendents, aeeiulreil  or   imllreet.   r������*mltte*.l   rn.m   ..,.  i-j20.  CUC-P-JiiCHASEnS   OF   CROWN  i, LANDS.  Provision     made    for     Issuance     ,,t  Crown   grants   to   sub-purchasei���������'���������<     or  ('rnu'ii    I.aixl"     .-icim'tmi-   ���������.'-'���������,���������       ',,  purehnsers   win.   raiU-el     i<>  ' oiniiiei,"  purchase,  involving  forfeit ure.  em  ful  ailment   Of  e-o*,e]Jti,.ii.-,   ���������f   piiivha,.,.,   ,���������  Wlli'll-   Htlli- plli'e'ha-  t������:ro:ii and iiixim  ������*rv il.*������ nor el iv  ie!.   |nireli:i'-e   |,i������������������  HCJFER  LOST  As| i-'i y  ii'fl'car!"  Ifnan   bcil'ii  He-  abeail   2  veil  :'.!i!  to  i    i .    t.'  --.I.!'( V  :\\ ..'  fII! !>!-'!>i'-  wlieile     ure*a  i-i el--   \:\    .-".:  t'razlnt.-   A  de-Ve'li,l,ii.. i.t  v I,It-..    1* i,     ������;i .  ..eh.a:  _. ���������,..;-..  em tin.*;,I i-i i  It: I.. ���������! .,..!..  f.ai.i A: . -,-\:  .i.. .. i        1   i ,'.  r  r  i ���������*' ���������:������������������! ��������� .  i.r     tell    iif,..!.  AM ll  ���������!   I .1  .'.til  GRAZING  I      1-Jl!<  .f   ;\r  .jj.e i;  fur  ��������� I-    .,  au-.y  llll  K.v.->t,'inat i  'Im   <y\   pi..  aid   i  i    ,:.  ?..,...,,.p%im������w#^^  ..  -:i������Z^^'^'Li~^������Z������-0r,~.L.-rm ���������-������������������-������������������"������������������������������������'i"*~K''M<'-i*'������''-'*0<*'i<*mttiimimMm  tmm*mrn*mmmmm������fdmmmmmmi.mmtmmmtmm^ W*?ipi������#������*ii^^l'f^  0.00XX1X. 0.mwm&m!m it&mM CTOE     BEVIEW.,     CRESTON,  Z'  mi  *miiVsy^mlt0mv~w~t'\xpf  iHimiiiinmiim  ���������1X^00.0���������. .,  welfare of the world, but also to remedy thc evils in our own land resulting from the excessively high cost cf  living.  But there is another aspect, a purely business one, to this question of  greater food production. Our Canadian boys paid with their lives and  thcir    maimed    bodies    and    broken  Valuable Horse  Crosses Atlantic  Sweetbriar Is Valued at Two Hundred  Thousand Dollars  Sweetbriar, a brood mare valued at  -200,000, has arrived in America after  a three weeks' voyage from  France,  health  for  the freedom we  enjoy  to-  and the railroad administration made  day, but there is a money obligation   an ^ exception   to   its  ban   on   special  i-azor  And double razor efficiency. No mug.  1 no slimy soap, no germs, no waste, no  | irritation even when, shaved twice dany.  1 After shaving touch spots of dandruff or  J irritation, if any, with Cuticura Ointm-ant.  s Then bathe and shampoo -with same cake  I of soap. One soap for all uses. Rinse  I with tepid or cold water, dry gently and.  I dust on a few grains of Cuticura Talcum  I and note how soft and velvety your skin.  Absolutely nothing like the Cuticura Trio  for every-day toilet uses. Soap to cleanse  and purify,Ointment to soften andsoothe.  Talcum to powder and perfume. Sample  each frese by mail. Address: Cuticura,  Dept. fi, Boston, U. S. A."  Canada's Task in 1920  The world can get along without  many things which are, however, in  general use, but it cannot get along  without food, and particularly those  kinds of food which Canada is specially adapted to produce; namely,  wheat, meats, butter and cheese. The  world needs food today just as badly  as it did during thc stern days of war,  and Canada is pre-eminently in a position to supply that need. Hundreds  of thousands of people in Europe are  still existing on the ragged edge of  starvation, and owing to the ravages  of war thcy are not in a position to  produce at home the food thcy must  have in order to sustain life.  During the war, millions of people  in Europe lasted the quality of our  Canadian foodstuffs who had never  even seen them, and possibly had  never heard of them, before. Even  i������ they were not in the dire straits  in which they now find themselves  they would relish the obtaining of  our Canadian products in large quantities, and both as individuals and  governments the nations of Europe  are prepared to take all the food products of Canada which we can produce and thcy havc it in their power  to pay for.  Let it be repeated and emphasized  ���������the world needs food and Canada  is in a position to produce it and get  the  world's  best  price  for  it.  Under these circumstances, surely  the lesson for Canada, and thc people  ot Canada, is plain. It is to develop  the food producing capacity of this  Dominion to the highest degree.  During the war greater production  was urged and undertaken by our people as a work oi patriotism, as an cs-  Sff.tij.1   v.ar-v-Inniuir   work.       At   one  for us to meet for that freedom, and  it is as bad to be a slacker in peace  as in war. The national debt of Canada has increased enormously because  of the war, but if everyone gets busy  on production it will not be an intolerable burden.  As Dr. James W. Robertson recently said in an address at Winnipeg,  thc war has demonstrated to us the  winning power of a great idea, the  idea that our cause was a righteous  one and must succeed, so that thc  freedom of the world might be safeguarded. What is needed now, he  declared, is a great idea of thc obligation to supply the world with food  and thereby pay our debt, and that if  this idea could be properly spread  abroad, and took a hold of the people,  we would succeed.  To the call of patriotism there is  added, therforc, a sound business appeal to greater production. The man  who puts forth his energies in the  work of production will not only be  doing a patriotic work, and rendering  efficient service to Canada and to all  mankind, but he will add enormously  to the wealth and financial  strength  trains to allow the precious animal  private accommodation to the home  of the owner, Willis Sharpe Kilmer,  at Binghamton, N.Y. -  Five men attended the animal on  the trip, including a veterinary surgeon to prescribe a diet. The stall on  the boat was padded with mattresses  and bulwarked with bales of hay to  prevent injury. With the mare was a  scven-mohths'-old foal, Sun Ray.  A Mortgage on che Farm?  An Excelsior Policy will provide f or its payment  whether you live or die.    Write us to-day for  pamphlets.  m inauiuinCh Ml.  EDMONTON      VANCOUVER  WINNIPEG      SASKA1O0N  Great Demand  For Alberta Fish  mv  \va  ��������� r   want  C ;r?r. A:\  a in  o los-  of   food,   but  the    United  inc.  call  ���������allied   to  J11     aim     *;'  ���������iV.-j'L'   "he  I'.'.-t . ������������������. ;i;  l *,   L.ti  war  .'..Ip  of Canada as a nation, and to *i;s own  prosperity  as  an  individual.  Prices may not, probably will not,  remain at their present abnormally  high level, but in view of the present  world shortage of food and enormous  demand from Europe, it will be a  long time, if ever, before prices will  drop to their pre-war level. Before  thc war farmers were not getting  what they earned, but in the future  they must secure such a return and  they can be assured of it this year  and in the immediate future at all  events.  The outlook for Canada is bright  if our people turn with a will and devote their energies to greater production. We have 6,000,000 more acres  of land ready for cultivation than before the war, our men are home again  we have learned new and better methods, our country and its national services escaped the destruction which  fell on other lands. All that is necessary is for our Governments and individual citizens to unite and co-operate in a great national effort of greater production.  Greater production in all useful  lines, and especially in food production would, therefore, seem to be the  one great task, thc oustanding duty,  thc splendid opportunity, before Canada in this new year of 1920. It is  an opportunity such as comes to few  nations, and oie which will not present itself ngain in all the fulness that  is before us now.  Greater production is not only patriotic; but, let it be*: repcalea, it *s a  Like a Tidal Wave  Heart Disease and Nerve  Troubles Sweep the Country  Probably at no period in the  world's history have heart and nerve  troubles been so prevalent as thcy  are today.  The heart can't stand the stress  and strain of this busy, bustling age,  and the care and worry, the anxiety  and activity of business life constitute  a serious "drain on the nervous system.  The business of this work-a-day  world goes with such a rush that the  stoutest hearts and strongest nerves  break down under the strain.  On the first approach of any breakdown of the system Miiburn's Heart  and Nerve Pills should be taken. The  reconstructive power of these pills on  the heart and nerve system is simply  marvellous.  Mr. W. A. Wright, Hopewell Ave.,  Ottawa, Ont., writes: "After suffering  for some time with my heart, I consulted a number of doctors, but got  no relief.    However, I read what Mil-  Companies Have Contracts for Half  a Million Pounds of  Whitefish  Planning to supply over one million pounds of whitefish during each  season, the two new fishing companies at Buffalo Lake, Alberta, the Alberta Fish Company of Edmonton  and the Big River Fish Company of  Saskatchewan, have already been actively engaged in fishing operations  since the season opened on December  1st. The first consignment of white-  fish to arrive from the scene of operations at Buffalo Lake has already  arrived in Edmonton, this being a  shipment sent out by the Alberta Fish  Company. This company began moving out the shipment on December 3,  or three days after the season opened. Already these two companies  have contracts for half a million  pounds of whitefish in Alberta and  Saskatchewan.  According to an official of one of  the new companies, there is a shortage of whitefish in thc smaller lakes  this season, and the demand for the  product is likely tc be heavy. The  first carload arriving is of the finest  quality and commercially establishes  the great value of Buffalo Lake as a  future source of whitefish supply.  Now  Bo������kl������:  'tceview oj me  Bond Market in  Canada for 1919  Contents  99  Can ad  Fin-anci-m  Conditions in retrospect. Trend of prices  of investment Securities. Comparative  Statistics Bond Sales in  the United States and  Canada. 1919 Victory  Loan figures. A reference bookie* issued  annually So* investors  in Canadian Securities.  Copy mailed free  on     request  LONDON,   Cno. -MONTREAL,   P.Q.  burn's Heart and Nerve Pills had  done for others, who had the same  symptoms and thought I would give  them a trial. Believe me, six boxes  cured me completely. I am feeling  fine now, and can attend to my work  every day. I can recommend your  pills to anyone suffering as I did."  Frice 50c a box at all dealers, or  mailed direct on receipt of price by  The T. Milburn Co.������ Limited, Toronto, Ont.  On the first railways a candle stuck  in a station-wiudow meant "stop";  its absence was a signal to go on.  Minard's Liniment Cures  Garget in  C*rxv0.a  Winnipeg's Building Program  More than $20,000,000 of building  operations will bc started in Winnipeg, Manitob?; next year, according  to a recent announcement. Indications point to the belief that Winnipeg will extend more in 1920 than in  any other year in  the history.  The city alone plans to construct  improvements that will cost $3,000,-  000.  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  No less than 70,000 church and  other bells were seized in Germany  by the military authorities during the  war and melted down to make cannon shells and other material. As a  result of these sacrifices the belfries  and steeples of German churches are  now silent on Sundays.  . ... i , .  \v?  ri  is  pco-  : nnd  '. 11' 11* .���������;  -fe.re,  f'aii-  Her Faded, Shabby  Apparel Dyed New  "Diamond   Dyes"   Freshen   Up   Old,  Discarded Garments  Don't worry about perfect results.  Use "Diamond Dyes," guaranteed    to  fadeless   color   to  British Prestige in the Air  The first air pilot to make a nonstop flight across the Atlantic was an  Englishman; the first airplane to  reach Australia from London was piloted by an Australian; the first dirigible airship to cross aad rccrcss the  Atlantic -was navigated by a British  crew. Two daring Canadian aviators  were among the half dozen air fighters whose names stand foremost in  thc records of the war. Altogether,  the British Empire is doing not too  bad, says the Ottawa Journal.  LCT "DANDERINE"  Piles Cured in 6 to 14 Days  Druggists refund money if PAZO OINTMENT fails to cure Itching, Blind, Bleeding or Protruding Piles. Stops Irritation;  Soothes and Heals. You can get restful  sleep after the first application. Price  60c.  rt *-am f? A* ���������������*������������������*���������.   w. x a*rt������  dAVfc XUUll KAU1  Get rid oi every bit of that ugly  dandruff and stop  falHns hair  business   enterprise   for  Canada,   this^ii'Vc   a   new,   ricrt,  any fabric, whether it be wool,   silk,  linen,     cotton     or     mixed     goods,���������  year especially. Wc mortgaged our  country for thc Great War; the mort-  ���������-���������ra^e has to be paid; wc have thc  wherewithal lo pay it if wc will work  aud produce; there i*-, a market and  tlu- world's host price  for all wc can  i>rouue"e  the*  in  surely this should appeal to  >ti:',m  aiia.  dresses, blouses, stockings, skirls,  children's coals, feathers, draperies,  coverings���������everything.  Thc    Direction    Book    with    each  package   tells   how   to   diamond   dye  md the keen business I ovcr  :uiy  color-  -i.-.-t nf the people of Cana.i... To "i;ilrn ������������������'������' ".alcnal, havc dealer     ^                       ! show you "Diamond Dye" Color Lard.  that  - The Guard's Wish.  The railway official tells a story of  the tourist in Ireland who left thc  train at every station and went ahead  to the luggage van to ask if his trunk  was safe. After the sixth lime the  exasperated guard replied: "Begorra,  T wish the Lord had made ye an elephant instead of an ass, an' then  you'd always have your trunk in front  of you."  If all women who look back were  turned into salt pillars, the streets  would be lined with statues.  To slop falling hair at emce and  rid the scalp1 of every particle of dandruff get af small bottle of "Danderine" at any drug or toilet counter  for a few cents, pour a little in your  hand and rub well into the scalp. After several applications all dandruff  usually goes and hair stops coming  out. Every hair in your head soon  shows new life, vigor, brightness,  thickness  and more  color.  M -.-...,.,     TTf,     ev*....  i-xtways    vvct*a   o-eu-rv  Kdith: Jack's been calling on mc  for six months. Don't you think it'i  time he proposed?  Maud: Oh, no! it v.as nearly a year  before he proposed to mc.  '['!  'ir'- CI  ���������*. i ���������* 1������  i-  * i*-iui  that,  is not  i*.   not  slrenii-;  in  strong m soli-  J.   <:i own.  A   "MT-;,r1*������il-1iT T~>rk*m������>M)  1 m,   X1JLtllx*.X,J      ZJ KJllxxt.-l  LXiJ  t������ ..tr  w  19  -tf m-grtt* ^**V  ��������� III������������������Will IM  IK  11  ii  M������TANt  -6L      *"<���������    ~m~t^m      immikAAd-m-     ������-*������������������������������������������ wm        *-*->.       .,i,,..���������.  ���������dSfffllfr   ^lff!L mf_\  MM&MIKmS^  mi ������***���������������*���������������������  ���������art    n  a w  *���������������������  ���������8 * lit. C .\   X-."LPs ^s.   %-ix jt--m*.ij:-������w txtrifx  -tritr ntriiiii 11sxx iu������/i^ *^CvCriigt*  now used so much hy former  U'Zl. and r-ryfi^r- rfrmlt-CTW*  (I |������|*>  ��������� ���������0-0- rr. mi.  X fS-T-ftTiAj   &3   A~.-~'ySLS'iCitjr.ises  Canada the Last Great Anglo-Saxon  Nation the World Can  Ever  See  ;     Wc-sUtu   Canada is   lhe  last  great  I Anglo-bason   nation   Llic   wuilel     cr.r.  lever roc.    The dimensions of its domain    represent    figures of enormity  sn1h.ii il 1*, .-.duvd thai Qv-md:*. \Yr-A j  i.; a*: large a:- Brilrdrp with several  Jr'.urope-nn c-<������untries iu addition. A  peipulalion in e ::ce**3 of fifty millions  i ,.i. ',!.. .���������,���������,.;.i.; led in \Ve'*,trrn r-nnnidn.  At the pi-.'Sent time the census statistic;'; elo not represent one twelth of  thi!,     i.iuii'in i.      Couutlcus acres     of  . I I .������ I    ,.....,       ,i ,i|     .kV, .1.11.     li v.. V 1   I"' '  l-l      I   I   Op      |.i,  I id*..I   ill(i     .'J  e'liraiion i*. summed up lit u few words  ONLY TABLETS MARKED  "BAYER"   ARE   ASPIRIN  Not Aspirin al All without thc "Bayer Cross'?  39  IW-\/ J@\ \      ���������W'jKx  -Wk/p AY UGH VJM^  \  l i *..  V 1   l',|'-''*-,ii      ' ��������� ���������      ||  ,-e.u.    The  entire'  lir.spciiuniu    wiLii  Ill.f,.. vj  <rvr  t.'jtii. -.ii'lci lhc Diitlsli Flag thli won-  elioaj o.'Mitry will aonic n\j.y attain,  if proprr ni-ans are adopted to populate1*  1|������  linuiciiiity.    Athelncy  l-lvans.  .   Vor ���������OeiUhi, i'uin, iJ������*u<i.<.clm# jhniimu-  l*lu., Tootluiclio, Euruclio. mid for  lUioumatlam. LuinbiiKo, Sc-luticu, Nen-  Jrltln, talco Auplrln marked with Um  kiuine ���������'i������ayor:; or you us. ������������ul tr.Hr.-;  ���������Auiilrln at all.  Accept only "Payor Tablets o!  Ai.phiu"   Iu   ui*   ui.il-u-L.ti-i   "Bayer"  TktrtU     "W     *V������������iIy     X4 0J.X4       '.  \>.l.;^ir^xj   *v,nicu   VOUU-.UIU   y.iit.[iLi.^yi   vi-  reaction.-"-!. Thftn you nre fjenttlnj; i-<-������l  Aoplriu���������tho u-ftriuhio Anpirlu \>Hf  ���������lerlbod hy tdivnlclanii for ovor ������une������  tccn ySiTTS. Nf>'.V i-mirl* tn r'niuie'Ja.  TFumily iln bureen ('otit.ahiln-r 12 tab**  lesta eoal bui'ii fow cnntii. l)rujfjjtnt������  ��������� i~l~~ .-ll large? "Bnyc?" padrH������e*������*i  A-nplrtii In tlio ira/Im m-i\i (r-nfttet'-uiiA tn Cauftdft) ot Tlayeir *Mr<ni*uf���������*���������-���������!uro of Meine**.*  e.,n,r,iri������-i������.r rvf n������iioviii*iiflit     Whit* tl U  wi.ll  Ui.v,wti t!iat .Kti>\tlf.  uttxMxB Ttfayejf  V/.      13  it.    i?.'m  !*,iiutairui;tino, to  dealest tlio (iiibllo ejEtelnet liiilf-rtwo-"-.^ *,um   ih.iii>i> ������>  x.mj vi,  \ v....  >.viii (.������ ������tNiii|ie,e*i wiu������ tU������U K-Juvr*! trad* ~a~xU, th������ "'Ilfcytr Crois"  r*fPfff������PP B2-2K  SS  LJ  THE     REVIEW,     CRESTON,     B.     a  ! fmxlU.  o-  \-.Tr.���������i,Z���������r.l^~  VV  XLUllitl^LyiLL.  A 14-t* r... rri.  X LtXiXXJlA^yLt  "O /���������������������-., ll-.1,������  *-"*-*'-'" ���������  can and Democratic senators continued their conference on peace treaty  reservations, there were no concrete  results, and the leaders said they expected none for some days. There  was a general feeling of confidence,  however, that by the time the holiday  recess ends, on January 5, the basis  for an agreement will have been  reached.  Drafts of proposed changes in the  reservations framed by the senate  majority at the last session were  talked over by  Senator  Lodge,     the  Confidence in  French Government   ipan 15  VUUUIVU 19  a vi7i>tui  Ends in Mad Riot  Vote   Carried   Approval   of   Premier  Clemenceau's Program  Paris.���������Thc Chamber    of Deputies  voted confidence in the  government,  458 to 71  Premier Clemenceau's program, was  taken after the chamber had listened  to   the   Premier's   declaration  on   the  Thousands of Uninvited Guests Cause  of Heart-rending scenes in New  York Armories  New York.���������Thousands of uninvited children, for whom no gifts were  provided, crowded their way into ihe  71st Regiment Armories Tuesday  night" and threw New York's largest  children's . Christmas festival into a.  riot. During the height of the uproar fourteen " thousand youngsters  were in a mad scramble for then-  share of presents which were stacked  up on tables for distribution to seven  thousand needy kiddies, who had been  invited.  -O  A 1-A��������� .  mi.urdi  c   aims  Declines Honor  determination   of  the allies   to  crush  Republican   leader,  and  Senator  Len | Bolshevism,    his    confidence    in    the  Root, of Wisconsin, a leader of mild  reservation group Republicans.  They said the conference was of a  genial nature, and that no final agreement on phraseology   was reached.  It was emphasized in all quarters  that the negotiations still were in a  nebulous state and that many signs  from many sources would be considered before there was any attempt  to make a binding agreement.  Alberta Cities Want  Complete Local Autonomy  Mayors   o������   Four   Principal   Towns  Meet to Draw Up Home  Rule Bill  Calgary.���������rMayors of Alberta's four  principal cities are in conference here  for the purpose of formulating a home  rule bill for cities, to be presented at  ���������She next session of the provincial assembly. The proposed bill will ask  for complete local autonomy for-cities in all matters of local interest,  including money bylaws and certain  branches of taxation.  The conference is attended by the  following: R. C. Marshall, mayor of  Calgary, chairman; Alderman S. H.  Adams, of*" Calgary; Mayor Jos.  Clarke and Alderman J. East, Edmonton; Mayor M. A. Brown and  Alderman W. Huckvale, Medicine  Hat; Mayor W. D. Kardie and Commissioner Freeman, Lethbridge. C.  H. Ford, solicitor for tbe city of Calgary, is acting in an advisory' capacity.  Anglo-Franco-American pacts, his  prediction of a solution of the Fiume  problem, and his understanding with  Premier Lloyd George of Great Britain.  In his speech to thc chamber, M.  Clemenceau told the chamber that  Great Britain and President Wilson  had offered military pacts. Certain  points in the peace treaty had been  questioned, but there were no serious objections to the military agreement.  The Premier added that the latest  indications were that the Fiume situation wouid be solved, "and then only  can we breathe freely."  M.   Clemenceau  appealed  to     the  4x-lxr,~-,Xxm~     Xrx      ... *-i.     U-.-A     ~ 1      *- 11 -     lll-llo  CnamOer   tu   Vftjia.   uaiu   c-.uu   torn,   ihliv.  He said the cabinet at the end of the  remaining  weeks  of tenure  of  office  Police     reserves     from    precincts,  The vote, which carried approval off aided by the army detail of soldiers,  were unable to check the wild onrush.  Several women fainted and scores of  children, some of them on crutches,  were bowled ovcr as the youngsters  rushed about the floor. No semblance  of order was obtained until thousands  of youngsters had been rushed into  the streets, where, separated from  their chaperons and mothers, many of  them hungry and without gifts, tearfully clamored to be taken to their  homes.     Less   than   50   per   cent,   of!  Discontent Showing in the U.S. Navy  Over the Arrangement of  Awards  Washington.���������Rumblings of dissension within the navy and the way Secretary Daniels has arranged the  awards of decorations of war service  came to the surface when it became  known that Admiral Sims, former  commander of the American naval  forces in European waters, had declined to accept the Distinguished  Service Medal while the awards remain as at present.  Coming as the climax to published  charges that Secretary Daniels had  rearranged  the whole list of awards,  rising some    officers    to    hiaiier dis-  them managed to get a gift package in | tinction than recommended and "blue  pencilling" others, the publication of  the melee  The trouble started when clowns  made their appearance on the armory  floor. Children, who had been assigned to places in the building,  rushed out on the Soor in mass formation and crowded about the merrymakers to take advantage of the  disorder to help themselves from the  gift table, and in a minute  the  rush  .. KX*L2      VS-LA*  J  The policemen  present were literally   swept   off   their   feet,   additional  Obstacle to Ratification  Commission Is Not Yet Prepared to  would give its resignation to the pre- j reserves were summoned and a bug-  sident, and added: "It will not be an l.er sounded the assembly call, bring-  exit by one door to enter another."      ing    to    the    rescue the    uniformed  armory detail. Children fought and  scratched each other for the possession of dolls and other toys in the  packages of presents. One freckled,  red-faced youth, wearing an abreviat-  ed army coat, was seen to carry away  eight packages under his arm. Order  was not restored until thousands of  children had been driven into the  street by main force.  The juvenile festival was staged  by the People's Liberty Chorus and  the police department to provide entertainment and gifts for needy  children.  Vritliv    ���������t-fiit.  Admiral Sims' action created a new  sensation in the navy department and  added a new chapter to the long contest in which some naval officers  have complained of the secretary's  administration of affairs and others  have defended him with equal vigor.  The Admiral does not ask that the  highest award be taken from any  officer upon whom it already has  been conferred, but he does ask for a  revision of the award on lesser decorations.  London.���������The Daily Herald, Labor  organ, quotes opinions on the government Home Rule plan. Arthur  Griffith, founder of the Sinn Fein organization and acting president of the  Irish republic, said: "There is nothing for Irishmen to discuss. The  Premier's proposals are not intended  to be operative, but are made to affect and mislead opinion in the United States."  George Russell, the Irish poet, declared: "There is nothing in the proposals calculated to produce reconciliation, and there is no reason why  the Sinn Fein should cease working  for the destruction of the British Empire. Under Lloyd George's proposals  Great Britain would retain complete  control over taxation, the trade policy  and economic development of Ireland, which means that Ireland would  be given no self-government but certain administrative powers."  William O'Brien, secretary of the  Irish Labor party and trades union  congress, said: "The plan Is unworthy of serious consideration  is manifestly for export only."  It  World's Crons  m  Sbow Big Shortage  Nearly Two Hundred Million Bushels  of Wheat Below Last  Liquor Agents Active  Manitoba    Towns    Want   to    Open  Places on the Saskatchewan  Border  Winnipeg.���������As a result of the rescinding of thc order-in-council the  offices of the local liquor license department are being besieged by persons desiring to know if thc opening  of Hquor warehouses in the city and  province is possible. Numerous requests from Saskatchewan have been  received by the department desiring  information regarding thc pcrmissa-  bility of establishing liquor warehouses in many of the border towns  for thc purpose of catering toward  the Saskatchewan  patrons.  Among the towns mentioned are  Rcston, Virden, Rivers, lilkhorn, Russell,  Binscarth and   Dauphin.  According to J. N. McLean, liquor  administrator, quoting from the Manitoba Temperance Act, as the opening  of bonded export liquor warehouses  must be confined to cities, these requests must all  meet with refusal.  Fatal Railway Accident in France  Treaty  Paris.���������It was pointed out that a  considerable obstacle to final ratification of the Versailles peace treaty  exists in the fact that the commission,  headed by General Lerond, is not yet  ready to meet and prepare for carrying out the terms of the treaty. There  has yet to be adjusted the matter of  the transportation of allied troops to  replace German forces in territory  subject to transfer of allegiance in  order to prevent trouble and preserve  order.  Arrangements to this end, it is anticipated, will take some time, and  the possibility of making the treaty  effective virtually at once depends  upon whether the allies will want to  Yellow Fever Wiii  Soon be Wiped Out  Chairman    of Commission Says    the  Disease Has  Been Eradicated  in  Parts  New   York.���������Yellow   fever   will  be  wiped off the earth within five ycars,  take any chances of leaving those ter-  it was asserted by Dr. T.  C.  Lister,  ritorics without protection.  Llllc.���������Fifteen persons were killed  and 35 injured in a rear-end collission  hist outside Douai, eighteen miles  eouth of here, when a freight train! l,1'li,oucl'ti  crashed into a passenger train which  was standing at the station. The engineer of the freight train, who is  said   to   have   run  by  a  stop  signal,  Reds Report Big Captures  Bolshevists Claim Capture of Several  Towns and Many Prisoners  London.���������A Boisheviki communication received from the region of Bak-  hatnut, about 125 miles east of Yeka-  terinoslav, says:  "After fierce fighting with the  troops of Gen. M anion toft and Gen.  Shkuro, our cavalry Hung thc enemy  back to lhc south and the Reds occupied Staioniciisk tov-.il. From November 20 to December 20 the Reds  occupied 125,000 square versts of territory, together with Kiev, Kharkov,  Poltava and 39 smaller towns, and  captured 5,289 soldiers and officers.  "Or. the Tv.rke-Mm Front- thr Reds  havc occupied Balaishcm, southeast  of Krasnovodsk    und    captured    500  chairman   of   thc   yellow   fever   com  mission which went to Peru and Ecuador  in   1918,  upon   his   arrival   here  from Havana on the steamer Espcran-  za.  Already the disease has been eradicated from Central America, hc said,  although it still rages in Southern  Mexico and a portion of Brazil. The  committee stamped out thc epidemics  of thc fever in Salvador, Honduras  and  Nicarauga,  Dr.  Lister said.  To Help Returned Men  Citizens' League of Winnipeg Asking  Employers to Give Work to  Veterans  Winnipeg.���������The Citizens' League is  out to help the war veterans to get  all the work there is available in this  city. They have sent out 1,200 questionnaires to the employers asking  where men can be employed. It is  asked that the employers state the  number of their employees, their classification and the total of returned  soldiers now engaged. The future  possibility of employment is solicited  for the next four months, as well as  the likelihood of preference being  given to qualified veterans.  A reply is also requested from the  firms as to whether they are willing  to replace married women whose husbands arc earning money, or independent single girls with good homes,  by returned soldiers with dependents.  Thc Army and Navy Veterans are  also in the effort to get the returned  men work and will start a personal  canvass of business houses with this  end in view, on January 5.  Fanners' Goveinment  For Dominion  Westminster  Gazette  Says  Agrarian  Control Is Possible in Next  House  London. ��������� The Westminster Gazette, discussing thc Canadian tarill  revision program, sees a probability  of agrarian control in thc next House  of Commons in which case the rule  of the protected manufacturers as a  statutory privileged class will assuredly come to an end, and the fiscal  poratiiiR the association in a venture', policy of the Dominion cease to be  to assist  disabled men to  thc  (.-xtcntl frumctl in thc interest of a class long  Employment of Disabled Men  Application Is Made By G.W.V.A. for  a Charter in Winnipeg  Winnipeg.���������Announcement  of     the  application  of the Great  War Veterans' Association  for a charter incor-  Ottawa. ��������� A cablegram received  from the international institute at  Rome gives the following official crop  report:  Total production of wheat in 1919  in Denmark, Spain, France, Great  Britain, Italy, Netherlands, Rumania,  Switzerland. Canada. United States.  India, Japan, Algeria and Tunis is  2,074,753,000 bushels, against 2,238,-  100,0.00 in. the same countries in 1918,  and 2,150,000,000 is their average annual production 'in the five years  1913-1917.  The production of rye in Denmark,  Spain, France, Italy, Netherlands,  Rumania, Switzerland, Canada and  the United States is 189,104,000  bushels, against 189,500.000 in 1918.  and a five years' average of 150,500,-  000.  The production of barley in Denmark, Spain, France, Great Britain,  Italy, the Netherlands. Rumania,  Switzerland, Canada, United States,  Japan, Algeria and Tunis is 598,000,-  000 bushels, against 678,000,000 In  1918, and a five years' average of  602,000,000.  Thc production of oats in the same  countries as for barley is 2,034,340,000  bushels, against 2,402,000,000 in 1918,  and a five years' average of 2,233,-  000.000.  The production of potatoes in England and Wales, Scotland, Netherlands, Italy, Canada, Switzerland and  the United" States is 792,638,000  bushels, against 900.800,000 in 191S,  and a five years' average of 765,800,-  000.  The production of flax seed in Italy,  Rumania, Canada, United States, India  and  Japan   is  26,340,000  bushels,  against 43,700,000 in   1918, and a five  ,......_������  ~.-r,    rr   ������-} epn oon  J   L..X. ^ xx\  x., x.f-,\,       xj . ,xJ,x \r xl,.'1^ .,.  Flavelle Gives Quarter Million  Toronto.���������Sir Joseph  Flavelle han-  iucd   hit,   cheque  -for   $250,000   to   the  escaped unhurt, but blew out |,is | trustees of the Toronto General Hos-  braius with a revolver after giving.p,tal as a contribution toward lifting  ice*.m,-,.,.   to   thr*  in-iiirrel   nwtmtrr.r**.   the present debt of $835,000 lroni that  ui-jiiiuitoii.      i>n    Joseph    couinhiitctl  $ 10,000   some   yeans   ������ige>.  To Call Halt to White Terror  Berlin.���������The Vorvvaertf* and Frei-  heu ijubuah ...������ ������r-r-"d frc-.r. il-.z board  of directors of the Geiiuaii-Auatiiuu  H*-**-***!**-! Democratic pnrty to the -worlc-  .hir*' -r-ln-iTT. of other countries, nartir-  tularly   those  of   the   entente  natrons,  ���������M/      %m~' ��������� I**-*" *������ '���������<       *,*���������������*���������������.       l-14**~-rt4 ^V/W   V.14*tiil.Mt,'       *~-..t  a halt to the while terror in Hungary. I were no vwiin  Rtrilte Continued  Madrid.���������Dispatches   received   here  from Vifro announce that the (general  ���������strike   continues.     Iloiuhs   wo'-.:     ex-  plodrel  in   two   factories  at   midnight,  .--.,..-:.,.-.-     . ��������� ���������-1...���������, :,...    ,!.,,.>., i,.        *ri,,,,-,*  Iniv\ ; v.*r.  ol spMJU.UUU was matte oy Lieut. Leo  Warde, chairman of the legislative  rnnimit'ee nf the- fire-at Wnr Ve-ter-  nns' Association. Mr. Warde announced that the charter will permit  establishment and operation of a factory in Winnipe-g for ihr- employment  of disabled men on woodwork and  kindred trades,  Reforestation   of  Manitoba'*!   wood-  ...������    1.    ...   . -,i  * *-   ���������-��������� '���������-*     ���������'��������� ���������    i ��������� "..- l ��������� ������������������������������������ ��������� ���������  highway policy, are among the objects  the association in netting out to bring  about, Mr. Warde declared, when interviewed.  The planet Mars 1������ never nearer to  the  earth  thau  3o.0U0,000 miles,  dominant at Ottawa.  ���������GraHtud'**- to V.M C. A.  London.���������The-* Daily Telegraph, alluding to the huge deficit which the  Young Men's Christian Association  incurred in the wnr, says the- -nation  must hear the brunt of the burden if  the activities of the association ure to  bc continued and  expanded.    As  the  ...-. ...  wlM    iii!..;/,    wlv.    ot.-ue.it     ..,,.:.    ."      >��������� '^ " ',  out as an act of gratitude. There 5:;  plenty of money for extravagance, and  the plea in this cuse is that it will dis-  churue  tt  "debt   of  honor."  Safe Conduct for Undesirables  Washington.���������An explanation o!  the deportation of the: 249 Russians  on thc transport Rufort was cabled  bv the -state de-oirtmcn* tr. various  foreign  capitals.  Thc  message  said  precautions  had  1 t .      r , f  i)ci;ii    i.ikuii   n>   i*.i(i,uii   iui    tiii.������i!   juii,  eondiirt and humane treatment nt  the hands of the authorities tinder  whose jurisdiction  thcy  will  pass en  iuikiC    to    Soviet    Kl~:.1...  W.     N,     U,      1206  Empress  Seriously III  Geneva.���������Former   h'iuprorir.  "JZ\i:\, of  A ii*. 1 i-������ri     i������.    rriii n ��������� iii    to    In-    si*,  I ill   with   pili'Ulii"ui-i    il    f 'r-' n.'.ii";  sj'  15,000 Escape Punishment  Ottawa.  -The*   number  of  deierters  ~-*t\k*~   4 Ult, .l*.i*l���������.   J t'V    ������    I    IVI -kVi \.   xt\.i  .-tie** still at large, and who will bc set  at liberty by thc proclamation of amnesty for military offenders, is believ-  eel to lie 15.000. Thf figure-* for th������  eastern military districts, which were  the only ones nvailablr, nre 12.308.  No   figures   are   immediately   mvall-  ,1,h-   -shi iv. in I'    (he-   lllilulxl    of   ilci>t:l!<.lfi  in prison at tiie prcticnt time.  mim*m*-*i t*-tL*m0xMm*i>iir\W+   tM!  f*i  | ���������>  nt -v  I    fXA.THIx*   V- i*0fmS fttH-.***-!)*-  * dwtM-w. -h-mnw'-im strnms mw.m*4t**>mit*i***4  Wkltt-WSLf  .. i. . ������.��������� 10.00., mu> ������ HMMMH mmmnw ���������W'������������M'-'1W-W������'t-������r'*������������; .'���������^ THE ���������fiwsjsnri'rtw   RW.VIRW  B. & B. foreman McCabe of Sirdar  had a small crew here the latter part  e>f the week making re-pairs to the  water pipe that feeds the C.P.R. tank,  A break in it had cut off the water  supply here and engines had to water  at Kitchener in place of Oreston for a  few da vs.  Major Mallandaine is a visitor at  Lethbridge, Alta., this week. He is  in quest of a steam boiler and engine  to operate his portable sawmill. In  the smaller timber  the tractor engine  Local and Personal  Col. Lister was a visitor with Cranbrook   friends   a couple of days the  readily handles the work, but in������the I early Pa,fc of fche week*  bigger logs it is a little light for the ���������    Mrs.Chas. Moore left on Tuesday for  job. Kaslo, where she will visit at the old  home for the next few weeks.  1  ~" r  When?  UIIBlil;  Where?  All Christians hope for, all Christians long for the second  coming of our Lord. Because of the many conflicting  creeds, few have Scriptural understanding upon the  matter.    For a clear, concise, Biblical presentation don't  fail to hear  iff or  of WINNIPEG, MAN., at  JCtt-'-ffas'  'JCemnxSSV  A  %mf������\.  ������:.  JV  at 8 p.m.    Mr. Roberts is a representative of the International Bible Students Association,   He is a pleasing speaker of fascinating delivery, and all bear testimony to the  fairness of his presentation.  *&~sm\fm  ,xm  &  A scarcity of help, and with the ageing orchards  demanding more careful attention, makes time-savin*? a  matrer of supreme consideration in the pruning season.  One of the best ways to conserve time is to use the  best of pruning tools. Nothing quite so good as the  Bishop Pruning Saw.     we aiso handle equally reliable   -xl-rxr.     rxXf   X>m..m~xZ~xJL0     Clxrxrxm^x  iimti-CQ sji a. iuuiuu oucai-s.  And speaking of Saws reminds us that we have an  exceptionally fine lot of  Hand Saws      Buck Saws      Crosscut Saws  Meat Saws       Compass Saws  Prices are moderate and goods guaranteed.  Hardware & Furniture Supply  M. J. BOYD        Company Manager  Have You  tried our  11  A  -~9   H~H    /%    H    %  JLJI     M^^   JUL    -tij JL        ~\\-    WmrnJ^  Its   from   R.   Frame's  Ba k e ry, C ran brook, an d  fresh.  fii  always  LUNCH ROOM  OPEN AT ALL  HOURS  A  complete  line, of   ...  00% 0* tFdn rfxtrii  Tobaccos  Cigars  Pipes  If you need anything in  the Musical Instru-  ment lino it will  I������iy yon to see me  before buying.  --at FOREMAN'S  es in the right arm though, fortunately, it seems no bones are broken.  J. K. Fulmer moved back from  Kitchener the latter part of the week,  and expects to open out in the blacksmith line again in Creston in a few  days. Jud. formerly had a shop here  gj>g ���������������= -sonndeiifc of c-mfcurinsr a fair  share of the Valley trade in his line.  The Valley is assured of a pruning  school again this year. Already nine  prospective students have paid the $1  tuition fee. The instructor will likely  be here nest month.  The Ding laundry���������lot, building and  equipment complete���������was purchased  this week by the local Chinese magnate, Dong Barney, who takes the  business over next month.  The Sacrament of the Lord's Supper  will be administered at the close of tbe  morning service in the Presbyterian  church next Sunday. Members of the  church are urged to be present.  Oreston got in another car of its  coal supply on Monday, when H. S.  McCreath delivered 40 tons of the Gait  variety. The black diamonds are up  anotner 50 cents a ton siuce the first of  the year.  Miss Susie Surrey has gone to Nelson, where she wi![ -attend the business eollege in that city this term.  Her enrollment makes five from here  taking a commercial course at that  institution.  Provincial police 'Vaehon reports  that over 40 of I he Valley auto owners  have already secured their 1920 licenses. Pour tons of metal are required  for the manufacture of the 1920 supply  of license plates.  The Wonen's Institute members  were so weii pieased wiih fche work of  the 1919 officers that the annual meeting they re-elected them all with one  exception, Mrs. G. Cartwright succeed  ing Mrs. Thurston.  The small-sized potato famine is due  to be relieved this week with the arrival of a car of Kamloops spuds. In  Ltixix-vuii inirS Ou uue car wic-jc wiii r2=  tail at S80. Book orders with S. A.  Speers for direct delivery.  Por spare-time employment Milt  Beam found his December trapping  quite remunerative. Last week he  disposed of his month's take of fur���������  sRVfifi mink, fiye weasel -Htj-d h- skunk���������  travelling buyer for an even $100.  j to a tr-i  NoflCBi���������Having bought the Ding  laundry on Fourth St. (lot, building  and furnishings complete), all pat-ties  to whom Ding owes money up to Feb.  18, 1920, will collect same from Dong  Barney, Pacific Restaurant, Creston.,  Parents interested are reminded that  pupils of the full school age of seven  years will be received at the primary  room of the Creston school for the first  two weeks of February ouly. After  that no more will be accepted until  September.  Cottonwood lumber is beginning to  stack up in the C.P.R. yard, near the  new oil warehouse. It is the product  of the product of the portable sawmill  F. V. Staples is operating on the old  Winlaw limit, sawing logs belonging  to Fred Belanger.  Lou Yee, a former proprietor of the  Pacific restaurant, who sold out two  vears ago to make a pilgrimage to  China, got buck agnsn the hitter part  of the week, and is at present stopping  with Mr. Ding, the Fourth street  wash house proprietor.  On page four of this issue will V---3  found a most interesting announcement. It is the new schedule of rates  that wiii be charged for the nest two  years by the Goat Mountain Waterworks Co.     The schedule has been ap-  n*mvA(* \r*sr fct-.e b'*"������ w' n$ sarttfjQf COffiffliS*  i-��������� " ' ��������� d       - ��������� "       ���������  siones. and takes effect immediately.  A meeting to organize a branch of  the United Farmers of British Columbia for the Creston Valley will be held  in Mercantile Hall on Saturday night,  Jan. 17th, at 8 o'clock prompt. Organ  isaer Humphrey will be here to explain  tbe aims and objects of the organization and assist with the formation of  a branch if desired.  Canadian Red Cross headquarters is  appealing to the'branches throughout  Canada to get busy on the knitting of  sleeveless sweaters. Creston branch  has a considerable supply of wool on  hand, and the membeis are asked to  start in and use it up at sweater making. It may be had from either Mrs.  Mallandaine or Mrs. Cherrington.  The annual meeting of Christ  Church congregation is called for  Monday night in the Parish Hall, at  8 o'clock. From present appearances it looks as if monthly service  will be the best the congregation will  get this year, those who were entrusted with the task of raising a $700  guarantee fund for a resident rector  having heen unsuccessful in their  effort.  Members of the board of trade are  asked to be on deck prompt at 8 on  Tuesday night. There is considerable  ���������business to dispose of before taCKiiiig  the annual banquet and speechmak-  ing. The meeting is likely tube quite  a Kootenay get-together, visitors being expected from Fernie. Cranbrook  and Nelson. The Women's Institute  ladies will serve the banquet and they  are  preparing for at least 50 diners.  N. Moore, assistant chief forester in  East Kootenay, of Cranbrook, was  here on an ofSeial visit the latter part  of the week, speaks highly of the work  Miss H. G. Sfcewert of Victoria, organizer of the provincial libraries, was  a Creston visitor yesterday, and during her stay interviewed officials of  the school   board, farmers' and   women's institutes, board of trade, school  teachers and a number of the citizens,  discussing the possibility of Creston  taking on a. library anaer tne government's    new     co-operative     library  scheme.    Miss Stewart  outlined   the  plan   in   considerable  detail, and  all  whom   she   met   were favorably impressed with the proposition.    It will  be submitted to the institutes, board  of trade and school  board by letter,  and if the Valley expresses a willingness to participate the  library organizer for the interior will be sent here  to launch the project.  -Jm    W���������*  V-OSmGNG-fSmSmO  Terms on application.  Highest class tuition guaranteed.  Piano Tuning & Repairing  f   A    F������   t^ftnMiOT'fmJTT  Xd .     ATM..      M    0      T-m ALT. Vx4-AVAL M.     JX    V-0 X   V  Qualified Piano Tuner  Eight years experience.    Highest references.     'Single tuning. $4.      Two  tunings a year. $7.  Revolutions  Every Day  _������  X* , A ITS   Do you realize that the  Balance "Wheel of your  Watch makes 432,000  revolutions every day in  in the year ?  And the fittings areso delicate  that the 100th part of a  hair would interfere with  its performance.  Now is the time to  hauled and put in  shape  have vour Car over-  for another vear.  c  ��������� :  r.  .   > t i L i .������*<������'-   \. * P I I  ship guaranteed.  ��������� **-./  i i. i i *.  !    !" ir:-;t-( d;\z:,   v/(>r"kman-  I .et  us five vou an estimate  m ^ m wj m    x*t.      st   Pi wi ^w^  pj������������ripr -,> u ������yfin  -vCtm- ** u Una -im-*   ~\   4#>* U ~i  wW    "W ^V f**m ^^1 ^~s    ^x mM}  %~W ^s-\  %mW  ���������elk ll     IU M U M M M -* M  m^ W~ Wi   WW ^X   PT rtf   -^1 Wt  Xt**r- Imhw w y   ted Isl *& bate  jam MM Ir* uht ii������aiir  ft m mw m f0. .*^"^l H Hr  X^x/itt   %SUm4t~   t~Xm>'-m~  Clifford Roberts, one of the ieuding  speakers of the International Bible  Students' Association, will address a  meeting in the Peekin theatre tm  Tuesday night. His subject will be  "The Second Coining of Christ." All  aro invited.    No collection.  Thoso requiring a head en- two of  prime beef cattle or milch cihvh to iill  up vacancies in their herds, should ho  at the Audestael side of cattle at the  McCreath ham on Saturday afternoon  .Ian. 17th. No better mtor-k of the sort;  has ever come in tho Valley.  Rev. A.M. O'Domiell of Trail is hero  this week Hpeaking last night and tonight in the JPrct-Hiyteriiui Church in  the intcrcHt of tho Forward Movement. Next month the Presbyterians  start  a  Cutuida-wiilti drive   to secure  l|->l,l>U),lk>0 |U trhiH e.>ii|iiKH,e,i.ii>,  ere-Hteui in importing part of thiis  j'i-hi-'m   fuel    niipjtJy   from    Kitehener,  I      .     .              A              I     ���������           TJr-..                                        *���������,.. .,,           *   " '         '-   ���������    "      -;       'ft ',,     ���������'     ���������    --   '  -  itifT <>'������l 111 ��������� Tin- iiiipiitte-d weieid ciiiiich  at tyO for two rie-loi ele-llve-rcel on* the  ein . In lliee iilmi'iK'n of Hle-i^bing le>e:nl  \voe������l veudoi t. are not. keen feu- trade.  (���������Iiirl*    Miin-re*. nf the  l-Ombree-* -riit-aj/e  iti  tuliiii-r i.e'vciul  11 j(y>, e-nfetreed   V"(J|-  Oii Krhhiy hint while  _    ._.       _     r-iiu.  3r3X4XBf^        ...       wrr^.^     -.. ��������� X>  tt-ict last season. In the Cx-eston-Ki t-  chener beat the fli-e hiss was less than  $400 due in a large measure to Jim's  eflScient handling of the job. This was  the lowest fire loss in the Kootenay  country���������and in the dryest year on  record.  The 1920 annual farmers' institute  conclave was a bit tame as compared  with these sessions of the last half  dozen years. The three retiring directors, Messrs. Lidgate, G. Hobden and  Benney were re-elected unanimously.  Owing to the electric light failing the  meeting adjourned rather abruptly,  and in the midst of a most interesting  discussion as to the advisability of  organizing .a branch of the United  Farmers of B.C.  The annual xneeting of the Pieshy-  terian church will be held tin Thursday even in tr, Jan. 22nd. at 8 o'clock.  Rev. Hildas Wright of Grand Forks is  expected to be present as a representative of the Presbytery homo mh-sinn  committee. After the reports of the  various organizations have been presented and officers elected, refreshments will be nerved. All who are interested in the work of the church are  invited to be present.  Definite word wan received hint  week of the safe arrival of Mrs. M.  Young and the children of tho late  Mr-ri. Andy Miller, who It-ft hero some  weeks ago for England to remain permanently. Mrs. Young is at present  at Colchester, bnt will be moving  shortly to a small farm property within :t dozen Msiles of Ijeindou. whieh hev  son Iiuh secured for a home for her.  In her letter Mi-h. Yonng Htates that  tho Miller children were great' sailors.  They never nii'"':cci n meal on tin-  whole eleven-day voyage.  The friction from accumulating dirt,  lack of oil, etc.. destroy these  fittings.    Do not let your watch  run  to ruin from   neglect just  iwe-tiiiw it don't stop.  Remember o*i������Bf business is tbe care of  ^va-^hss   c-sSf���������^'-oisr*;"??^*iuii*>n  eostt*-  you nothing:  J. V. ORR  Watch, Clock and Jewelry Repairing  Neat door Manson Bros.     CRESTON  " a**** ���������������*- ***%��������� m ������  SiSffilSSffiBSI  tmmsrt mt������.t*0iHtmi *' mmSsr ���������**  tietll   ut, pM'HClil.  ........ I.   j,,,.        ,     .  fired nil Ini  Iniellv diiiii.ige'il the- imiHe-i- ' for th  Creston G.W.V.A, will clean up at  least $200 on their be-neflt, whist and  dance in Mercantile Hull on IHVidiiy  night. There wiih unite a geieid turn  out,, while tint bidding on the- baskets  witM niiiej-nill<-i-nt, tin* lot, of them averaging at le-iht ���������*-;[>, t hunks in .some men-  t'tin- t.<i the- pcniuai'ivfaue-lioiu-ei'iug of  JJ    r*^ O-...^.,^       Ml,,.; .At...- 'J-tJJjhtstt V.i'M  awarded the, prize tor the highi'tit-  |tii<:������*.el box, he-r luiiuli-e euit.iine'r ->eiing  nt iK'A, nnel iv.m liiel in nl, l,hat, ilp;iire'  by I>r. IIi'iidei-Hon, who serure-d the  piiy.e'   give-n     the    top   bidder.      Thin  Now is the time to repair  your Aladdin Lamps. We  have a full stock of  Chimneys  llll<r**iri-������*������*'l*i������**4l   \t%l~*.~m~~  xxjxxj'%M~.M.-i-4md%~~    tr tr a^ii������.ea������  Wick Cleaners  Any other part you need we  will procure for you.  i^uA ^^   jU^   W ^dk ^ ^k \la\. k^ -^ ^^ lj  HnB-^^VS    DIbA    ^3 ISiS Bf ^Sk     ^9  19 BSmH9  WQ   IQI   mm       XBk      KM      mB       VB^Qf mLeffw   Bf     IsH  WV      ^Wf     i=-# tE������ t^j T^*J ^^^mdd ~4*mmfr0        t^TW X^t  I.IIWUI  Boiler  Service  KrlillMoOkik fill Ikilmv.  1(1     ���������>������!!  \t% ,%$f   (  m  mmmmmmtAitHiititm  M^iwMiiwaaik*^  iimaganawm TOE     REVIEW,     ���������KESTONt     B.     a  '���������-mi  t  -T.t������rr.Hi.  in 11  ���������**������  Growth of One of  The Western Provinces  Remarkable Expansion of Province of  Saskatchewan Shown By ths  Omcial Report  The expansion of the province of  Saskatchewan is illustrated in the annual report of the Department of Municipal Affairs just published, which  ihows that the number of rural municipalities has increased from two to  three hundred since 1905. During the  same period the villages have increased from 63 to 317; tpwns from 16 to  75; cities from 3 to 7, and school  districts from 896 to 4,145.  Further growth is predicted by the  Hon. Geo. Langley, minister of municipal affairs, who states "the development in municipal work and municipal responsibility is the logical result of the rapid growth and expansion of the province, and must continue so long as our population increases and ucw problems arise."  WuFaaft Steeplejack  Mrs. Golda WeSella, said to be the  world's only woman steeplejack, is  painting the 195-foot steeple of an  Oakland, Cal., church. Mrs. WeSella's  husband is a steeplejack. Two years  ago he went into the army, and during his service overseas the fair successor to his business kept on climbing her way into wealth, and, on his  return, a short time ago, the pair entered a business partnership. Attired  in overalls, and with the aid of ropes  and tackle that go with the trade, the  two climb steeples together, make repairs or paint, and have bought a  little home out of the proceeds.  Irtish Sea-Going  Spirit Undaunted  fii���������1-.r���������M    m.x.  At a meeting in. London, England,  of the P. & O. "Steamship Company,  Lord Ihchcape recalled the fact that  about 7,000,000 tons of British shipping were sunk by the enemy in the  war out of a pre-war total of 21,000,-  000 tons.  "But this." he said, "has not affected the determination of British ship~  owners to maintain their position, nor  has it broken the sea-going spirit of  the British race. Given fair play and  freedom from Government interference and control the British merchant  marine will come out on top again."  A Happy Family  ** BY DR. S. C. BOWERS.  A happy family is one that can sit down to the table with kesft  appetites and good cheer. Plenty of the out-of-doors and cleanliness^  inside and outside of the body, will make for health, wealth and  ���������auv/ii-ur  -511  Will  you  that   anything  from  &  i<.#>.fe8'-.t.t������H|Ma������������ft|He������9������i������r������������*i|.������������tl|i)..  *4mS*mtx*%X4%~-^~.  I   LONG FACES   I  Cascarets" for Liver  and Bowels bring  Tmm>  back Smiles  In 6***x*Hble rash on face which made  akin sore and inflamed. Irritated  face by scratching and was disfigured.  Could not sleep well and made feel  unpleasant. Trouble lasted 3 months  before used Cuticura end after using  2 cakes of Soap and 1 box of Ointment was completely healed.  Prom signed statement of Miss  ~.V-   rf.  .-. fiT-^-K-* 'I-*    T������    ���������>    T5��������� ��������� ���������*���������   .-">.-*.  \3~3HiyaXHC&.Uv-i,xy.mT.iJ,d-4iLLQat^.a,-^xxy.  *~..*mCm....0-0-0.i0~.i.t:........i-~...tt..m���������m..an^x..m...~a.J.  , urn tlu-* '������������������kill-joys"'out���������the headache, biliousness, indigestion, the sick,  sour stomach and misery-making  gases ��������� turn them out tonight and  keep them out with Cascarets.  Millions of men and women take a  Cascaret now . and then and never  know the misery caused by a lazy  liver, clogged bowels, or an upset stomach.  Don't put in another day of distress. Lei Cascaretis cleanse your  stomach; remove the sour, fermenting  food; take the excess bile from your  liver, and carry out all the constipated waste matter and ���������"���������oisoii i*i th**  boweis.   Then you will feel great.  A Cascaret tonight straightens you  out by morning. They work while  you sleep.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen,���������Theodore Dorais, a  customer of mine, was completely  cured of rheumatism after five years  of suffering, by the judicious use of  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  The above facts can be verified by  writing to him, to the Parish Priest  or anv of his neighbors.  A. COTE, Merchant.  St. Isidore, Que. 12 May, '98.  Those who expect a young man  wi^h dazzling prospects to set the  worid on fire are apt to be disappointed.  A Quinine That Does Not Affect  The  Head  Because of its tonic and laxative effect.  LAXATIVE BROMO QUININE (Tablets)  can be taken by anyone without causing  nervousness or ringing in the head.  There is only one "Brorao Quinine." E.W.  GROVE'S signature on the box.   SOe.  Cuticura Soap, Ointment and Talcum promote and maintain skin  purity, ekin comfort and skin health  often when all else fails.  For ttex sample each of Cmfeaca 8e**ap, Oint*  meet and Talcum address boat-card: ���������'Ont->*rar������,  Do-st. A, Beaton, U. B. A." Sold evorywbera.  Music Teacher:,You should pause  there. Don't you sec that it's marked .'."rest"!"*--* '���������?���������������������������-J---   --.."-������������������ -'���������;-;- ���������������������������': ������������������>-'- .'���������'? l -;-  Little One: Yes, teacher, but I  aren't  tired. :  A woman's -strength    lies    in    h(  weakness.  Minard's X.-in>m,snt Cures Di^hthe^ria-  A woman is sure to be-troubled  with insomnia,, if her husband talks  in his sleep. ������  The   most   welcome   caller  at   ihe  average front door* is the postman.  happiness.    aoi_              v     ��������� a   headache to the most serious illness may result from allowing food  to ferment in the Intestines. The first thing to do in ease you f~~~  mean,, logy, dull, perhaps feverish, is to flush the liver and kidneyse  drink plenty of water, and take a dose of castor oil, or, something  better, made of May-apple, aloin and jalap, and long sold by almost  every druggist as Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets. Tbis may sav������ you  from a fit of sickness, remove the poisons from the system and giirs  the tissues of the body a chance to build up and resist disease,  People are realizing more and more that the kidneys, just as do the  bowels, need to be flushed occasionally. The kidneys are an eliml-  native organ and are constantly working, separating the poisons from  the biood. Uric acid backs up into the system, causing rheumatism,  neuralgia, dropsy and many other serious disturbances.  This can be avoided by stimulating the kidneys to increased  action, and because of its tonic effect on these organs I would advise  any one to get Anuric (anti-uric-acid) which 13 to be had nowadays  for fifty cents, at almost any drug store.  Chinese Are Skilful  I  cP.q tx ri -w-lVT-a Irpvea  T^0���������JL0TJLj      JxVJXXlVtm^Tdm Xd  It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in an argument.  ���������_������������������ Do not suffei  g������*S5 another d-R^'witJ}  ������������������-������c Etching-* Bleed-  ing. or Protrude  lug Pilee. No  aurg'toal operation requited.  Dr. Chase's Ointment will SMllero you at once  and as certainly cure von. tiOc. aAsoxi a)J  dualors, or Ednum&on, Batea St Oo., Limited,  Toronto. Sample box ix-.eli you mention tblr  paper &P-** -vnesloKS 2e>. stamp to pay pot-tags.  The Chinese are very skilful in  making confectionery. They are able  to empty an orange of its pulp entirely and then fill it up with fruit  jelly without one being able to find  the smallest cut in the rind, or even  a tiny hole. Indeed, they even empty  an egg in. this manner and fill it with  a sort of almond nougat without one  being able to find the slightest break  * *_     ���������_��������� ' Z���������      xt -1 tl  UL      ILXy Lit LULL    IU      L1XC     'SUCH.  E,   UBMtt   FRENCH   REMEDY.  THE  .2  0.3  Ti  So i for Bladder catarrt No 2 for Woed ac  Skin Disease -t   No. 3 for Ohronto W eaUneseei.  *Ot-DBYLr*riIS*GCHEUlSTS. THICK IN KNCI.i-.ND.3l.  D������ LEC*T,KRCMed.Ce>..H-������verstockRd..N W.6.London.  SEfc TKADK MARKED WORD * THERAPION ' IS OK  BRIT   GOVT    STAMP AV-BIXKO T0 C.F.KUIKg ������ A OKE"'**-*-  C&ok's Cotton Roof Cos&ffflttf!^  r������titi<fini,l^  -9  -~*-tJ      Xt^iM.Xntd^C.xmmm'M.       -MMxAJSl   mBX-rlm*     -mZVmmS. y   -���������-  " "*^" *^  \\i  Tliere's no better coal oil than Imperial Royalite. It is the highest  grade coal oil for heat, light and power.  Imperial Royalite is highly refined; every drop is full strength. It  is thc same high quality fuel every day, everywhere you get it.  Sold in village, town and city���������by small dealer and big.  Burns without soot or smoke. The best fuel for stationary engines,  tractors, oil heaters, oil cook stoves and lamps.  Why pay more for fuel that does no more? Use Imperial Royalite  and save money.  For sale by) dealers everywhere,  IMPERIAL P.OYAUTE COAL OIL  NOTHING TO EQUAL  BABFS OWN TABLETS  Mrs. Alfred Naud, Natagan River,  Que., writes: "I do not think there  is any other medicine to equal Baby's  Own Tablets for little ones. I have  used them for my baby and would  use nothing else." -What Mrs. Naud  says thousands of other mothers say.  They have found by trial that the  Tablets always do just what is claimed for them. The Tablets are a mild  but thorough laxative, whieh regulate  the bowels and sweeten the stomach,  and thus banish indigestion, constipation, colic,, colds, etc. They are sold  by medicine dealers or by mail at 25  cents a box from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine   Co.,   Brockville,   Ont.  -*l SnfM   i-AtCS.'htS Ttrr-iiitlt-ttS  medicine.   Solei La tiiree des������  fraes of Btrenutb���������No. 1, $1}  Ie>. 2, $3; No. 3. 55 per box.  Sold by til dr-UE-sists. or ������oa������J  prepaid oa resceint of -once������������  Frca pamphlet." AddreaBl  THE COOK MEDICINE COj  T030HTO, -9NT. CFtmtri} W[������i������r.)  S*~~**%i  BOOK   ON  A7       A&Smm.   r%L  DOG    DISEASES   .  f j&zsStStst ��������� ;  and How to Peed  fj-iS&iiaij*jSft*3"L  -Mailed    Free    to    anr  ffl^p^Jr  Address   by   the  ���������^'WSJB* ^4  Author  '^������5jr"r  H.   C*LAY   GLOVER  tlr  CO..    INC  j America's Pioneer  US     West    31st-street. ������  j Dog Remedies  New  York.   U.S.A.      g  Vacationist ��������� "Do you have^many  wrecks here?" Old Timer���������"Well, I  dunuo. You're the first I've seen this  season.''  AGENTS WANTED  TF vou have a rig. or auto, you can  " earn from $75.00 to $150.00 per  month selling Dr. Bovel's Home Remedies aud Toilet Articles in your  locality���������working full time or spare  time. Exclusive territory granted.  Write for $1.00 worth of FREE good*  and particulars. ��������� BOVEL MANUFACTURING COMPANY ��������� Dept  125���������Montreal,  Que.  MONEY ORDERS  Tfie sate way  to send money   by  mail  i������ by  DomiMon   Kxpre.-s   Money   Order.  rLiZLLLLLL^Lt'^^^--UZ-LZjLL=Z^=L^.'!'     X -J!������~~l,  Minard's Liniment Cures Colda, Etc.  Immigration From the U.S.  Most women are born leaders and  most men are born followers  thereof.  Long   skirls   never   indicate  thc wearers havc small feet.  that  Suites of Ohio, City of Toledo, Lucas  County���������:;������.  Frank J. Cheney in.ihes oath (hat hc ia  r.eiilor partner of the firm of F. J. Cheney  rKc Co., duiiiK liu:>inc.*ia in thc City of Toledo,  County and Stale aforesaiel, _nnd that said  linn will ji.iy lhc ouiu oi OXI*. iILi*Ni>Ui*.lJ  IJOI^LAKS for any e:a;-e of C'atarrli that cannot be ciircel by tho use of HALL'S CA-  lARRll   MKDJCINl*-,.  mtAXK   J.   CIIFA'KY.  Sworn to before me anil subscribed in  my  presence, thi.t 6lh ei.iy ol  lJecciubor,  A.U.,  iaae..  (.���������loai)    J\.    W'.    e"ii<*;iie>ii,    Keil.iiy    Tuhlie.  HALL'S   CATAUltll   M KDICLN1*.   is   taken   internally   and   act:*,   through   the:   llle, ,,'.   o:i  the   Mucouji   Surfaces   of   the   System  .Oruiruiitv,   75c.     Ter.timouials   free*  F.  J.   Cheney   Sr.  Co.,   Toledo,   Oi'i"  Increase of 330 Over thc Figures for  November, 1918  Settlers who arrived in Canada  from the United States during the  month of November numbered 1,061,  according to v.n announcement of the  immigration department. This is an  increase of 330 ovor thc finures for  November, 1918. The total wealth entering tlie Dominion with the.se new  ���������"���������"���������ttlor:: is "���������'���������.in-p.*-v.! ?.. SJ-i^o 837 9.9  compared with $-U-f,3.M in November,  191S.  Time ilies so ejuickly a iter a man  r,-1i-hi-at("; the thirtieth :mnivcrsn.rt  of hi.s earthly caiccr that he imagine*  there  is  e|r.ick*-aiul in   thc   lu'iur  -.���������'.las*.  Aviator's Speed  Record  A .speed of approximately 226 miles  an   hour    was  reached    by  S.uli  Le-  ���������    . 11 f-* I "    i * ry  L-Oili^C,   Inc    l Icli-vU   .ai.ub,,   .1.   xi..   ,j.u-  cially timed airplane; tcA. Air. i-e-  cointe, who holds  the  French  record  ltd*    lUl^lli,L|lr.l   111 UiwC    I In:    ,    . xi.y,i    ..|,,nij  ICCOIU       lil*>t    -JCpLclllOci,       i.OV-J.Cei    tiiC  eliiilaucc* o{ :i IcUouu*t r; ;*.t ai: ;ivci';u;e  speed ai 307.255 kilometer; Cr*boi-t 1on  iiitles) nn hour, while during some  second; of his flight I-.e r<ached c  tipct-d of 304.5 kilometer* (226 tiiilc������)  au hour, or about 3-V*j niilem a miiuit*.  ~r^0jm%mm\ - m w km wivj-^Wiiuwj^x-*!  STIWttf-C,������lIU M t-tTyi~~~-,::- v-v    .^m*-* ������-��������������������������� *������ ������ ***��������� -������������������,- .���������.  KS^UEOSl^P^  PES  Txtam^XL-l-  m  THE  .... .  uiiuut    i  w.  N.  U.       l-.J  WMHHMMWfl tm-rvrvWmmmr |e^l>IWI.l<*|r*r<r������inr������r������l������Mr-^rW-elWilr^  mmi4mmUi������ijtmir*m0.itmimi immmt,i*-i  ~m~f ww* ww'-wiiiWi* smuts* nm  m**i.m4mmt������mimmx*imm4m'iiim ri^^*-*!)**-**-.-----**^  mWSi~  "   '   "' " '*"*""*****'  ieeww>#*������-wiiiiif m*t Unttiwrfw*. m -������4im*ti4fvttXMit4ri  *~nmiitt*mi^mii4mm.m'4mmitii*m  MMMm\mt#ir*-*0mMiiij*4i&yui������  '   lltW^m-lmMml-L^^ THE  CKESTON  REVIEW  THE CRESTON REVIE  Issueel every Friday at Crestem, B.C*  Subscription": 82 a veiu- in advance;  S2-50 to U.S. points. "  0. F. Kattks, Editor and Owner*  CKKSTON. B.C., FRIDAY,   JAN. 23  HOW ^rgaaftiSan  aa*s  In spite of tlie muddy roads, the  picture show and three dances in  the district about 100 i'armerti met  in Mercantile Hall on Saturday  night to hear the Farmers movement discussed by J. M. Humphrey  of Malakwa, third vice-president  and organizer of"tbe United Farmers of B.C.  W. V. Jackson, who was appointed temporary chairman at the  meeting on Tuesday nighc, occupied the chair, while J. A. Lidgate  acted as secretary pro tern. The  chairman briefly explained the objects of the meeting and introduced  the speaker.  Mr. Humphrey,   after    pointing  out the   wonderful   possibilities  of  the Creston Valley, as he could see  it, spoke for nearly an hour and a  half on the past, present and future  of the farmers' movement, both in  the province and in the Dominion.  explaining   that   greater   progress  had not been made in B.C. owing  to the movement being started in  1917, since which time the farmers  have been too "busy   producing  to  Sfiend    any    time   on    organizing.  Wniviatron    ainna     t.lio     ������������ f-1 tr     *"i������ ���������*���������(-.     of  *-������������������*.'-���������-   '������ **-   *   xr. ,     xr.x.xrx. x . . xr  . . - ,, j- ��������� -   - - -  December   tlie    organization    has  heen    growing   very    fast.     Seven  new locals formed in the northern  Okanagan expect to have a membership of almost 400 at an early  date.     He   stated   that   while   the  membership   for   1919    was    only  about 2000 it was confidently  expected   that  it   would reach   3000  before   the   annual   convention   in  Victen-ia   on   Feb. 23rd   and   24th,  and that  before the year was out  the total  would  he anywhere from  6000 to 10,000 members.  During the  past two weeks Mr.  Humphrey  stated  that lie had organizations and  pointed out many  tilings whereby tbe farmer, through  organization,   could    improve    and  build up a lnni-i- democratic nation.  He mentioned, particularly, the im  portance of each district having its  own   organization   so as to cousti  tute a, medium through   which  farmers in membership may act  unit*  "dly.     He  iie*xt  dealt   with the im-  ;jint.tiii;e     m-i   ujjU.i-e|i  of  a   ceiiiral  ollie'.-. whi<-*h   they   intend   upe-niug  up   at    ati    ���������������������������.iri.v     eliiie*. ae-.'     ii!(;;ig  a itii    iith*-*-   iiif'irinat iem   this  oilice*  *:ili   Se*l*!ll*r* f<*i*- the  !e>l;al*i.        Vie- *)(iiut-  ��������� A on?   ho-.v. in   tin-   |/;-st. hiiye'i-s  of  f;'l nil <���������!**-���������'   pl'i '*loe:e.   \\:\k\   la.k'*'tl   .ulviUI-  ���������rag..*   -if  local   conelit inns   to  Iiu.y up  hi*-    rvi-.i-'.. ofti*nr.inie*s    at   l������*sw   than  the farmers strongly in favor of  this platform, with one or two exceptions, and that these exceptions  could, most likely, be overcome by  linking up with the Caradian  Council, and being part of that  body. Certain reforms are needed  in Canada, and both of the old par-  I ties being so closely wedded to the  ��������� financial interests it requires, an independent party, at this time, to  bring these about, and the feeling  all over Canada lias grown so  strong that just as sure as night  follows day the farmers' party, on  the New National Policy, will  be a deciding factor in the next  federal election.  Mr. Humphrey took up plank  by plank the farmers' platform,  dealing more particularly with the  tariff, the abolition of the senate,  direct taxes on the unimproved  value of all land, pointing out that  the people must he encouraged to  paint their buildings and improve  the appearance of their properties  so that strangers passing through  will have a good impression and  desire to return, for B.C. must realize that the tourist trade will  brings a very large amount of  money to the province.  The Farmers' platform calls for  proportional representation and it  Was pointed out that the three  chief industries of the Kootenays  are lumbering, mining and farming.  Yet in the provincial house not one  of these three industries are represented  at the  present time for the  ' There's positively no accounting; for  the Cranbrook Irish. Mrs. Tom Ma-  lone last- week gave birth to her fifteenth child���������a ten-pound boy.  CATTLE LOST  Seven steers, about 18 months old.  two of them red; one red, with white  star on forehead; one patchy roan;  one red and white; one black with few  white hairs on forehead; one white  and blue. One heifer, black and  white, 18 months old. One red heifer,  about 2*2 years old. All branded 05  on left rib. $5 per head reward to  parties furnishing information leading  totecoverv. VICTOR CARR. Creston.  ���������" ���������-'���������      ��������� ���������'���������'      |,:"ie!li'.-t !'���������!!  it ii'-l*  pi ri 11: -   in ' '.i i,;  '*,*>'a>,     a     sin-pi ;ig  ���������!,:���������*.���������:;.���������!���������        :������������������:������������������-.:':  eonditioti    In  i h re in ''h   t 11 i -  tie*) i slut) to  e la u'hi'iv I lii'i-i*  li id     that      only  ; ; I /   r ���������  ��������� , , > , r . i . i . I i I t 11 i u  o\ e*!i*e>in'-.   iiuel     that,  Ci-Ilt I'll 1    oilice*    11    Clop  Kootenays. The initiative, referendum, and recall was referred to  as a means of getting clean politics.  Mr. Humphrey took up the need of  greater settlement in this province,  and referred to the way it has been  held back by land speculators "holding at a high price idle land that  they purchased at a iow figure, arid  pointed out that the best means of  getting this land in tiie hands of  actual settlers would be to make a  law.coinpelling.owners of 'idlelands  to set a selling price on same and  use that price as a basis of taxation.  In conclusion the speaker stated  that the arrangements re stumping  powder had been mado that was  slightly better than the. present  arrangements with the farmers'  institutes, and that in time they  hoped to do much better..  After a little discussion a motion  was put, and unanimously carried,  that a local of the U F. of B C. be  formed in Creston, and the election  of eifficers was left till the next  meeting, by which time a large  membership is expected. Twenty  took out their membership tickets  after the meeting. Representatives from Wynndel, Canyon City  and Lister were* at the meeting and  it is expected that locals will be  organized at all these points at an  e-arly date\  Mr. Humphrey left em Sunday  foi- Cranhremk, and after attending  the- annual convention e>f the United Karme'iMof Alheu-ta at Calgary,  will e-oniluct an organization campaign in the; Fraseu* Valley, so that  that important se-ctiem e>f the province will he re-pi-e-Mente-fl at tho big  farme-T-s convention at, Victoria on  I'".*!..  ���������J.-iel and 2'ltli.  SOAT MOUNTAIN WATER WORKS  COMPANY, Umltea  Schedule of Tolls  approved  by the  Board    e>f   Investigation    under    the  Water Act:  5 Monthly  DWELLINGS��������� Rate.  1, 2, 3 or ���������* n<H������������������s  <fe 2.00  5. 6 or 7 Rooms... ." 2.25  8 and oyer     2.5o  Bath or Clcset         50  Bath and. Closet        75  AERATED WATER WORKS���������   ;..���������. $5.00 to 10.00  BAKERIES:    $3.00 to   8'00  BARBER SHOPS���������  1 Chair ...     1.50  ���������W������-������U     ..AtSAl^TdTmrxr'.     xT0l~....X. Kf\  jLU-*d\-.i.   nUUluii/llttii   x-txuti**      - ���������*-*<-  Baths _    3,00  BOARDING HOUSES���������  Up to 15.rooms  5.00  16 to 30 rooms...  6,"i0 j  31 to 50 rooms  7.00  DAIRIES:    Milk cooling     1.50  CHURCHES:     _        50  GARAGES, Public    3.00  HOTELS���������  Up to 25 rooms..  5,00  26 to 40 rooms ..-.?.  6.00  41 to 60 rooms..:   7.00  61 to 100 rooms :..  8.Q0  Between now and stocktaking, which  commences Feb. 2nd, exceptional  values are offered all over the store.  The lines enumerated below will give  some   idea   of  the   price   reductions:  White, Grey and Striped Flannelette  reg. 45c.    Sale price 35c.  Grey Flannel, reg. $1.00    Sale price 75c.  200 yards of Dress Goods, consisting of Red and Blue  Serges; Brown, Grey and Tan Suitings,  reg. $2.25.    Sale price $1.75  Ladies' Spats, Tan, Grey and Brown  reg. $2.75.    Sale price $2.00.  Balance of our Ladies' Silk and Lawn Waists at cost.  i.i- i  .V l'\ Tunliriilge-, t be- IVnt let on \*tu\li  e':cpe'it, now Iiiis a lie-rel eif f>7 eil" thi'sc  ,i iiirnn 1-  l*i-pii|*t     e*iill|e|     In*   si*l''||'i'i|    lY'llll   ���������*Vi'*'\'  I"'*,ii  in  I In- pruv iiie*.>, ami   Pv   '.vi irk-  |iir-'      with      l Iii*     ntlie*!'       ppivine-es  tiir' >ii,j:n    ilu*   '. ',i i,,.'!;.*..'   . 'r.-.\-\i-\ _  Agi le-ul! n re*,    an     "Slimaie*     eif     tbe  'eil'i!   leii'itl   crops    ol    ���������   .tiiaeia   coiiii)!  . .      . I     Kgg*- ure* -'ill i-e'l uiling nt $1 a eler/.e-ii  i.e- -I'cnri'el  lii-Piri*   lie*   -.limning si-a   i    ,  .,        . , . .,      ..        . .   , .  1 '       r .it  e  i.uilirook, .mil thi' !Iit:i1i| ileicHiint  -ion -.tart*, mul   I bat body,  -.vbicb is   j,,,^ f,���������. ��������� ,*,.,,,, *,, ,���������.-���������.,. ������������������ ,*,,. j,mn(.-|i-  > I ! ' ��������� *' I    F:l l*l������ ii'i*'-.   i it'     >e le-    till nil*.  !l1    ���������'������������������������������������ida.   '-oilier      J(lhn    K,.,.,,,   .M,|������ IV,   f,,r   tlw   Kn-lo  ��������� I*    to   what    .1    fail   ; 1 iillM)/.   I i*' i|l*lli*(l   I i i iii:,    iioilH*   .it  Ki.;.|o  I,  "'���������"''V       province*  ul visi- t In*  I-1 in i ���������*  i /in i ���������     -. i i i ii 1111     i ,. ���������  h:!'.'   ;iti'  \ I'lil*.  'I'll-  '���������  ..--in   : l  r.i:  . I.  I"'l I    pi*  I<l'l'  ���������I*   1'i'li-N  ��������� I I '  le*   i'llll  .ft.  I  iil'iri I li������������������' (in ipil nl  c  li  i' i  Ill'  ol   ,1  I',.I'l,  1 1       I  '��������� ���������. , I  I,I   I      I.Ill  ������������������ ;.l.  'I 1 III  I   lllll  .'*'. ,.       i    I:,. i ; I   "Ii'i   Ii i        11 ni le'cl\ e lit  no   I     Ii.i If     ,i     eto/.e-ii      iijii'i ,i I le ill',     lie  I,'.    .    |  1*1(1.1  I   I. .1 Ol  V      NVlll.  ,; :    ���������.:,'.i- .'.'���������.:���������:.     \. : ���������    !:������������������������������������:;  ��������� ���������Iti'l'l ' ll       .ll        I'.'Ill iHi.ll       lo      III .liil'      I III'  ln'.vii     ululi' \*      i    III'!    move-   III    tlir  '|l|'*'*/i*     pl.l V     ''II    III''    ('IlilM      I'    ,1    U'lllll'  le*  le     Ii.nl    I"   illll'l  I w  : :e ii i  i  i in  i iii.  H,i nt  ,i  ���������III Iv  11 I e. i*  Kath, tirst _ _....    S.G0  Bath, each additional  _ 1.00  Urinal   _.-    1.50  Closet Z _ -   1.00  *���������     each additional        75  LAUNDRIES:       $1.00 to   8.00  LIVERY STABLES:   :...  5 00 to 10.00  OFFICES: .:.....     1.00  MOTOR CARS, private  ....      25  RESTAURANTS' -,..: $250 to 10.00  SCHOOLS, per t-las^, room .,....������������������.    1.50  SLEEPING ROOIuS ih BLOCKS  : z ' 't)&r*rribVtii...^...L^..j;i^ib^u i������:2&*  SODA WATER FOUNTAIN���������    ���������  ..���������  , $2.00 to   5.00  STABLES���������Private and Farm  4 head of stock or less....25c. each he*-.d  Each head above 4 up  to 10 -lac  Each head above 10..:.....10c.  (10 head  of  Heigs or Sh-^ep shall be  equivalent t������ I head of stock).  STORES:  Less than .1000 feet fle>or space....$2.00  Each additional 1000 feet      50  VEGETABLE FOUNTAIN:  2.00  WASHING MACHINES���������  Private, by water      50  Services beyond  Lot 525, G.I, Kootenay, or over -J-inile from main outside said lot:    10%  to  be added to  above rates for each \ mile.  All  tjhe above rates ure payable in  advance   em   the    first   day   of   each  calendar  month.    A  discount of 10%  will be allowed if payment is made before the 10th of the current ine������nth.  SPECIAL RATES���������  Lawns per .season (2000 sq. ft.  or less. 7 tei 8 p.in  $1.50  Payable on the 1st e*,f Mav, not, .subject Us discount. Water will not be  turned on until Ihe rut*  is paid.  BUILDING���������  For 1000 brick $     25  For yard stone        25  For barred cement or lime        25  SPRAYING  ORCHARDS:    15c  per 100 gallons.  For  tni-niii-.-:  on w-itei- when   it has  bee-n turned  oil", either  for default or  at the request of tbe user, $1.00.  METER RATIOS, monthly, payable on  file; lust, duy of each culehelar month.  A. discount of lO/.'^will be aliowe-d if  -paid em en* before' \\n> 101 li eif the lol-  iowinpr niont h:  Up to 2(100 gallons a month, $2.25.  From  2001   to  10,000  gallons, 7ic.  for  eye'iv nelelil iiiniil one- biiinlri-el gallons  nvei'"2000.  Over 10,000 giillons, (Si-, for every additional    one   lumelre-d   galle>ns   over  KM mi).  Meter rents in aelelitiem to above:  For   rwtt"   en*   smnMet-   meter, 25c.   per  month.  For V" niete-r $ .:15 per month  I"     ���������'  50  *  2"    '���������      1.00  ���������A"    '���������     1.50  ���������I"    "    2.00  Wbi'i'i- tbe-  e-imtomer  uses a, trough  fur unti'iiiig stoi'U or for vending mill;  ' lu* : h.*i!I in t,i! ami  uiaint.-tin  in j>re������per  ^ ���������-...,.. a...      ei, . ������  i.,,-.  1       Kates fen*   he*f \'ie'cs   not   nbi ve  Spi-ei- I  tii'l. ni   ni   r.i'i"    wlii'i'i*   mn x i iihiiii   ami i  ! uiiniimim leite-s   ai*i>   proviele'el. may he*  hy ii^ri-i-meiil,    When   an   agre'e-ine-nt  eaiinul  Iii' ri'iie-lii'il   the  utalte'i'  may lie-  I I'lci I eel  I ei I IU*  lioarei.  Tlu-r I .i i ill' '-Im ll 11'iiiain iii Im ei' until  III-,I   lle-e-einli'-r.   \W:...  A |i|Mo'. iii   li\    I lie    Itoaiel   of    Inve:.(i-  1'ni ion t liin fil 11 ilu v eif .la ii ii ny. 101*0.  ,1.      I'. I  |t   ,11,   ���������   I    III Ir-rir,  ( 'Wrlil  IIWIIl.  ,i.;,. i. /*i.;.x.\:*:i:i:K.  AllllllHl .  esss  l  I  eneral Merchant  Creston  We propose importing  Cement and Fertilizers  in Carload Lots  You can assist in securing these commodities  at the lowest possible iprices by placing youi-  orders at once.  -J; ni'<���������)  ���������J������  LIMITED  If you are needing  ft -mm.   mm  WBBSB' m  ftllliiUlHS  Bal  IBS U   BI  now is the time to buy  We have just   unloaded  a  car  of  these at  Oeston  anyon City Lumber Company  LIMITED  Transfer, Livery and Feed Stables  Tenm Sleighs  i-  Slci^hs ,-md (Gutters.  U^U'r   ,���������  *Zi.MAi\\  i \y.\\  iiml Wood   For Sn,1<k  olll^ei'- .'lllvl   I /ennin;   HiUin:*   .um  i 'i,|i|ii,i  ZiV.i'A   ui'   Second Hand   n.'tritcs.s  tdmig  f*t*S  mma  ... xvimit-im-Ur*' M 59"*?..W  a~fe-m-^^~y~rm-^js^m a m*  |   Phmm BB  Sirtmr avc  ���������5L** B"ttsZi. -*&&&-<  Ihihiii  ,������^������ll><lr^������,WJI������������.!31r^wrMrl*^ *-<*  rtmmwiuu  THE- ;CBES1?-0If,.BKyiE'W.  m m Y S **Sf" '' ���������" S*������ ��������� *������ '*>** B"������ *  aas -ft****** -w&a-ua. *������-*������.&  Annual Meeting  A thoroughly representative attend-  Under   date  Of Jan. 12  the j ance was ������������ evidence on Monday night  Ford MotorX.Qmmiw notified!f���������' th������  -VW1 m***** .of Christ  ,-. ^_ ��������� -,-i A      ^ i-L-nurch congregation, which was con-  all agents as .follows: !vened In- the Pat^h j^i,. R������r. J. s.  Mahood    presiding.     The    financial  will be as follows  -~*r  Standard Touring uar  (without starter).. .$740.00  War Tax...'..".."     61.05  Standard -Runabout���������  (without starter)...  710.00  War Tax........     58.58  Standard Chassis (without starter) 675.00  No War Tax  "The list, price of all models i ..,       ^    K  _ A u     ., t.  .   ���������  .   i.'r?  ,������    -.    v*    '������������������������������������������ ������������������_   i statement submitted showed tnai- air  except the-tniOK' nas Oeeil p m-i lhe iiabilitie8 incurred during the year  Creased $50.     The new prices  hud been fully met, and a balance of  '" ,_        '   " ������������������ j$53 was on hand to start 1920.   Th*--  evei-y-thv-t'e-weeks' services had maintained the usual attendance, while Mr.  Mahood reported conducting ten baptisms, one marriage and three funeral  J services. During the year the Snnday  school had again heen reviyed, with a  staff of three teachers.  The report submitted by the treasurer, chui-bh wardens, the i-ector and  ! the Ladies' Guiid were adopted with  little discussion, the good work of the  latter organization being particularly  commended. The officers chosen for  1920 are as follows:  People's warden���������J, W. Hamilton.  Rector'-"* warden���������D.C. MacKenzie.  Delegates to Synod���������O. G.Bennett,  A. A.-J. Collis, D. C. MacKenzie.  Auditor���������W. S. Watson,  Sidesmen���������P. ������G. ".Ebbutt', Major  Mallandaine, C. B. Garland, H. Lyne,  W. H. Hilton, John Blinco, O, F. Jiay-  es, C. G.-Betftte.^tl-F. H. Jackson, A. A.  J.'Collis, Chas.'Moore. .'*���������������  Mv. Bflsfaood will be continued through-  out:ieao.  ..In token, of appreciation of splendid  service rendeFedu by Mr, Mahood meeting unanimously gave his 1920 salary  a handsome raise over the past year  and fn a characteristic speech the retiring warden, H.- Lyne, expressed the  congregation's appreciation of the  work done by the acting rector. Similar eulogistic motions were passed to  the Ladies' Guild, the Sunday school  teachers and Org's 1st Collis.  Sfrtcial Value  LJJ-  s  tn  One-Ton Truck  G������-������ Ir'&t- it, mt- cv\  No War Tax  (with-  750 nn  a   nm xj" ��������� -x~- xm  Above cars equipped with  Starter and Lighting  B$> ektra.  All  A X.KL  pr^-ftfts   T.n.n.  tw-uo  ForrS  Ont.  for Men ana  Boys  Several Second-hand Fords  ���������one just overhauled.  &  stosiMi  i*. S. BEVAN, Manager  PROPERTY FOR SALE  Ihe report t>f the Jbaaies  presented Ify.Mi-s; Thurston r.nd indicated a yery busy and successful year's  ���������work. The cash int-ake was over-^500,  of which amount $100 had been spent  on the purchase of a couple of. lots  adjoining 'the Parish Hall which will  be, available for a rectory site. A  matter of $200 hasN been turned over  tb tlie churchwardens to apply un the  hall  -debt, which now stands at $270.  **.**_��������������� \~4*r*  known as Block O, part B,  Lot B. in Townsite of Oreston. Apply  to owner. J. BARRIEAU, 816 Second  St. S.E., Medicine Hat, Alta.  HE&FE3-1 LOST  owner,   aiwuc  dneer to the extent of $50.  The Forward Movement was discussed and arrangements will be made  for a canvass of the Anglicans of the  Valley the forepart of February. A  matter of $350 is alotted t'r.e local parish to raise. The committee hustling  the guarantee list for the resident  minister reported[some progress.  Since the fore nart of December about  A Calgary. Alta., fur buyer visited  Kitchener a few days ago, and ihe  lacal trappers disposed of their catch  at the high prices offered.  Armand Viau arriyed back on- Friday, after spending two weeks at the  coast.  Bill Belanger and B. S. Beyan were  the only Crestonites at the O.B.W.  dance on Saturday night.  Homer Geronx was a Cranbrook  caller a few days this week.  Jack Hansen has gone to Creston to  consult Dr. Henderson. Jack is suffering with a badly swollen hand.  E. Jackson spent the week-end with  friends at Creston.  Miss Blanche Hendren of Creston  was here for the week-end, the guest  of her sister, Mrs. J. D.' Spiers,  W. H. Sehonert is back from Cranbrook hospital, where he had been for  treatment of a poisoned hand-.  The members of the O.B.W. gave a  dance in the Kitchener Hotel on  Saturday night; Chorlton's orchestra  from Creston supplying the music and  a large crowd out to enjoy the dancing. Miss Lily Chatteloe and her  brother, Bill, won the prize for the  best waltzing couple. A very 'dainty  supper was served at midnight, after  which dancing continued until well  into the wee sma* 'oors.  Men's Shirts and Drawers  $1.50  Boy's Shirts and Drawers, all sizes  90c.  Penman*s Hose  in  Cashmere, Lisle, Silk,  Cotton  and All Wyoi, bought a year ago  but    only    arriveel    this    week.  Marked very low.  resion  nine uompan  1.1 MB TCP  and  vitagrapn   senai  that it is a reeordbreaker.  4.1. :_  UM13  raeSrits  tier.  ClftWl  llftlUft IJ        tlCIICl,        nUIIHU        tdLI.   rttxrvm m- -,    rTtOdVr.  V X. V      T    *  id, 'branded P O on left shoul-  $*}?���������?.-Vj* ������*q������"ed $800 has been pledg-  yone returning same or giv    eu uticl it^vas decided to extend the  ii.ns  Anyone s et.nrning same or gj  ing informotion leading to recovery  wiii be suitably rewarded. MRS. T.H.  SADLER. Wynndel.  is ine**e ^riv  m ������m*      ������������������������������ m. ������"*-*> ���������*   ���������������������        ��������� ������������������ ��������������� *��������� ���������/  Meat in  the  louse?  This is the first question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. But why  worry?  Shamrock Brand  Hams and Bacon  Finest  Quality  x~Goked Han-  Lunch Meat  Bologna, &c.  ure always te> be bad  here. Tn meats nothing  quite equals 'Shamrock'  products;  committee's' time   to   Feb.  15tb, at.  which time if the amount required is  man.    If the guarantee is not in sight  then the present order of service under  S  & CO., Ltd.  Antonio Moreno and Carol Hollo-  liiow   wipo   ciiiq nf f-.l-ioi*. tnnei*.   rial** tier  "J       .rt*SVm       ��������� ���������- ���������     xr.      xrm-xrmm        .m--.xr.~        ._ ^,  performances in- '*Tbe Blade of  Hate," the third episode of "The  Iron Test," the" new Viragrapb ser-  We have a few boxes of  Jap Oranges (re-packed)  which we are offering at  the following prices:  PER BOX  75c. and $1.00.  PER DOZEN  20c. and 25c.  in hand steps will, be taken to secure ia^.ial   whieh   will" b-a.   shown   at   the  Peekin' theatre ori Saturday night.  Miss Hoi loway ; leaps froni a  horse to Mr. Moreno's, hands as the  latter hangs down from: a trapese  high in the air. As neither had  never performed on the trapeze be  fore and the trick was a difficult  one, it was suggested while they  were rehearsing the scene that a  net be held to catch them in case  there was an accident. But both  stars insisted there wonld be no  accident and voted unanimously  'lNo i-et."  The villian of the picture sticks a  Jack knife blade under one of the  trapeze grommets. As Miss Holloway k*aps to Moreno's hands, their  comh'.ned we'.ght causes the knife  to cut through and, an the scene  fades <������ut, they are seen plunging  to the ground.  The scene is described as one of  the most thrilling ever shown in a  Last year Trail spent about $11,000  in the construction of new cement  sidewalks.  At Cranbrook! small boys have recently been caught, stealing baled hay  from !och! livery barns.  50. Doukhobors working on the dismantling of Great Northern between  Grand Forks and Phoenix parted  company with $5 each for 1919 poll  tax, and the provincial police will this  month^ make a similar levy oh them  foi? 1920.  sepsis 0?  Land fd lminimi-nh  1-.  WATER NOT SOB  DIVERSION AND USE  utterf laid k Son  Wynndel  I  FARMERS' .SALES  NOTES  Farmers with Sales Notes will he well advised to  turn them over to this Bank for collection  Tbe Tl'ink will relieve 3*011 of oil trouble in making presentation, and payments will be credited to  your mvount promptly.  Sale:-, Notes supplied without chaise.  1  til) At  The Exchange  Billiard   Parlor  and  Barber Shop  The best advertisement we  h;vvo is when others try to  imitate. We lead; others  try to follow.  'Conic where the lights srhine  and #el your  Take notice that R. Helme, whose  address is I'-ilO Bute Street, Vancouver,  B.C.. will apply for a license to take  and use 220 Ac. ft. per annum of water  out of Rykert's' Creek, which flows  southwesterly, and drains into east  side of Kootena'y River, about J-inile  north of International boundary. The  water will be diverted from the  stream at a point a J-mile west from  N.E. cor. Sec. 4, and will be used for  irrigation purposes on the land described as S.W. J and W. 60 acres of S.E.  % Sec. 0, Lot 812 This notice was  posted on the ground on the 19lh dav  of December, 1919. A copy of this  notice and an application pursuant  thereto aiul to the Water Act, 101*1,  will be filed in the office of the Water  Recorder at Nelson, B.C. Objections  to Ibe apuliuation may be ill eil vviiu  the said Water Recorder, or with the  Comptroller of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C., within  fifty days after the first appearance"of  this notice in a local newspaper.  U. HELME. Applicant.  By It. G. HELME, Agent.  Tbe date of tbe first publication of this  notice is Jan. 23, 1920.  Minimum .price of first -cla.-<i= i&nei  reduced to 55 an acre; ���������second-class to  $2.50 an acre  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.  Records, will he granted covering only  iaii-a suitable for agricultural purpose*-  and which is-- non-limber land  Partner.*-.!-.;-*} pre-er.inuons abolished,  but parties, of not 1m.1v Usaii four may  arrai ge for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary imyrovfineius on respective  claims. ������;  Pre-emptn'rs mus-i    coupy claim:-- for  live years and make improvements t-r  value nf $i0 per acre, iudu'eliug clearing and cultivation of at least Ii acres-s  before receiving Crown  ������. "rant  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  'e.-������*'tha-*. a jear*-*. a. el miv nr-de proportionate improvement-*-.-he may. because of - ill-iie-alth, i.i* other cause, be  granted intermediate i-ertlilcau of im  provement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residence may be i.ssued. provided appli-  cant malves- improvement-* to extent ol  vi������vO per Uiiiium aiid r<-t*urd--. -name each  year, failure to :ii;-.n.e improvements  or record same w ill 'operate a< fi*jr-  feiture. Title caiu.ut t>u .>.������uiu eo 01  less than 5 years, and :mprovejn-'..is  of $10 00 per acre, inciudii y :> :������. t-i-.-  Cleared a: d cultivated, ad 1 ������--:i-l������tii-e  of at lea-^t i year.-- are re<iu red 4b  .. Pre-emptor holdirg Crowi. ���������eant  may record another pre-emption, if he  requires land in conjunction with bin  i-5n1, w'lhout aciual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on ejrown  granted land  Unaurveyed are.-u:,   not   exceeding  2e  acres,   may   he   leased   as   home.siie.-.  title to he obtained after fumilii k rewi  dential and improvement conditions.  For era-elng and industrial purposes*  r y v -^*"-���������-''���������*"������'��������������� v.* mits may t-6  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites on  timber land not exceedinur -40 norftn  may be purchased: conditions include  payment of ntumpagc.  Natural   hay   meadowy   itmcccssttili*  ������L,-?i������i*sU,V*; ro,u,H "������������������*���������"*' be Purchased  conditional upon construction of a roael  to them. Rebate of one-half or com or  road, not exceeding half of purchase-  price, la made.  GRANTS  '-xj'jt.Cr-  DEPAKTMICNT OF LANDS  NOTICE  rf~-*  -      .4V-0.VQ.,  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Srfcfffr rir!nlir������  ������M,  M|<|lltit-Ut*l  >������41n������  ute  4i00   f>������^-.li.iv  ��������� Ui     uiuuei-}  Season of 1920  ������   WliMUhW  ivl  PA!f>.UP CAPiTAS,  RESERVE FUND  $15  000,000  $15,000,000  II.  LKhbiUiN   i>i\./vimv^u������ \*~  ������o������-  jLicniicu,   iviana^ci.  ~m~mmK0~iHmmimm0mm,*^  IS  II  * *.  Jl  and Candies  Knjoy your-Holt* with lhc  Inr jruvs.  rti^jjn-  A   F   FRFNrH  M ,\na<;ku  Application*-!   feu-  peu-initrt   Us   gra/u  liVcal,ot:U   e>n   Lbi:  (IriilVli   l.lll^e.'  Wit hill '  eiioh  fj-inzin-^ elisl rieil, of tint   Proviiu-v  of HriUnb Culnmbin in,������t. be* flhul with  tho  DtHtrk-t   Koi-oNiim'n at ('ranht-niik,  I'lll'L OlH������|-^������',   KaUlll)<>phi.Ne-ls������������|l, I'lilUe^'  ik,Uj..i'H.,       V ,x\l.\H.L \r      ..,;.*      '".   .;.,,./.       ,,,  with   the*   Oeiminif-MieMieM-   nf   ���������f*}i*,*y,������ii-r. '  I'liiUatiiciil, iJuililin^H.  Vict<n-iei.   H.i'-..  on or before Felniiaiy l!iH,h. 10*J<). j  Illienk foiiiin upon ulii.l.   t-������  Kutuuit  npplii-nt ieiitN niny lie' eibt.iiiie-el from tbe1  I\;,,lv,;<.|    Ii'i n,.r^t ,.%-y, nl, t lie"   11 he I VC-ll III lle'i |  tibice-:!   or   freuti    tit"*    !l<']������,u*l in������>nl    ������tf ���������  IrimelH at  Vieteii in. I1.(J.  (i. it. nadi:n.      ;  [ii*imlv Mini -t4-i- nf Luiil**.  Department of I .-iimIm,  Vo-t.-i-i-t. v. <v  De*.*. '.������.".. I'un.  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE  ACT.  ,'.S\\%.^������*VC of lh,R -:lct lB enlarged to  ing with Mis Majesty's Porcca The  time within which the holru or devisee**  of n doee-ipcd pre-emptor may applv  Tor title under thin Act in extended  from for one j ear from the death of  Fuch person, aa formerly, until one  year after the conclusion of the present  wnr. Thia privilege i������ nlnn made- re  troactlve. ^  No Teen relating to pre-emption-Tie.-  due   or   payable   by   soldiers   on     pre  emptlona recorded after June SC   I'M*.  Taxes are remitted  for  tiv*i yearn  ProvlMon  feer  return  nf moneys  ac  <;ru,^,.,lue nn<! ���������u*c" l>aJ,i "���������"<'������ August  el,. 13X1. on acr.-junt of r..-.y*jtcr.tj������, f������e.s  or taxes on soldters' pre-eniptlonu.  Intercut on aereemenis tu jmivhah.*  t0."*n.o.r c,<y >������'H" held bv meniboi-x ..*?  jLiiivi, eoixex. <>r dependentH. tuiiulreel  direct  ������������r  Indirect,   remitted   from   en-  JV't ������ -w*"* ���������     -������fj    * * ��������� ��������� ���������������   ���������*      ** ���������*       wmfi   -      * *���������    ** ������������������    ���������* - -w.  SUD.PURCHASERS OF CROWN  LANDS.  l'rovl.ilon made for 1-wuanee oi  Crown grant ii t<. .-mb-purcha.-eii'i ���������r  Crown   l.unelx.   ar-ijulrlng   rlglitn   from  I'Uti ii.>..vi.>    u leu    fiiilve)*.       lo      < oniplcli'  purchase. IiivoIvIuk forfi-lture. em ful  flllment of rnndltiotiH eif pure|m*-ee, Iti  ��������� \.y..x ..:;..  '...r., .       \>'!i������ ,.   mili-mii-rii'i .  erii ������to not claim u*'...-!������- nf i.r i������.*in:-,.  C'cl.    pUrCtl-ll-e-    |,llr(-    l|tl(.   ;t,,,l  II.II  t.eve-.*-   ieia>  whole    urea  n..uU   b>   M.i>  Applicitlhnne  i.   ti'.n  mi-i    i.  i.  OHAZINC *"���������  <;ras!r.K   A. !.    I'.il'j.    fm      nyiuemain  devehipment eif live- in. le  |tieh*-tlr\   nn.  "���������'I'lf*   f''i-   irr;i ���������.**.! t ���������������   d    er ,**:    :,, ,i ',  ��������� .,������,,,    ,    ,..������ r   . ��������� I |      .. .  .  Annmt!   t/r.i?n \-   lu-i'i-.m  ���������UU     llllllll    ������'|*!l      (., |;.'r| *|    ',  ...:.-..:    . .'       :'.,..  fem.-i    Ar-: m-tat .1.. -    [nr   I.i    y,f  tr.e*iii      Kr-i-i*   i.r   .. ii-ti.-i i:-   ft',-  I'M  r.t\-  r-.i  I   I  111.  <tS  Iii  ten   heiiid.  i'ii  xmtmxm -������-*������������������>**������^*M������������i>M ���������aji-timi-r-gii-'j***  RKvi:.:\\*     cir������S*T01  SeeBBhSSTiii  Pianninn Work ������i 1920  The need of bringing the volume  of production from thc fields, the forests, the fisheries, the mines and thc  manufacturing industries of Canada  to the highest possible point this year,  and in succeeding years, is so clearly  recognized by students of world finance and economics that it is not to be  wondered at that they are so insistently preaching the gospel of greater  production. There is danger, however,  that this constant dwelling upon thc  need and duty of greater production  may cause a feeling of impatience and  resentment among those who are cn-  D-ao-ed   in   uroductive   work   and   who  i requirements, not to speak of the  j great continental European markets  which will probably be opened ttns  year. In 1920, he reports, Great Bri-1  tain will require two and a half bil-1  lion eggs, while the largest export  from the Dominion in any one year  only totalled forty-five million,  Thc embargo on Canadian wheat  shipments to the United States has  been raised by the Washington government, and one of the immediate  results is the sale of many millions of  bushels across the line by the Canada  Wheat Board, and thc raising of the  price to Canadian milters from $2.3U  to $2.80 a bushel, with corresponding  increases in the price of flour and of  bread to the Canadian people. But it  means a better price!* to the Canadian  wheat grower and gives increased  value to the wheat participation certificates held by him. It would likewise seem to foreshadow a good price]  for thc 1920 wheat crop, and no very J  rapid fall to pre-war prices. j  Canadian farmers have, there lore, a  market at home and abroad for all  thc  things   they  can  produce,  and at  the world's highest prices. Unlike  producers of some articles of commerce, thcy need entertain no fear of  their products being a drug ou the  market, or of lacing the necessity of!  selling ut slaughter or bargain coun- j  tcr prices. ,        j  There is another reason why maxi-!  mum food production- will bc good j  business    for Canadians, individually!  only |  Mrs. Etta Dorloai, of Ogdensbisrg, Wis., sayss  ** I s-affereci from female troubles "which caused piercing jpakis  like a knife through my bacls and side, I finally lost an my  strength so I had to go to bed. Tho doctor advised an operation'  tout I would not listen to it. I thought of -what I had read about!  Lydia E. Pinkbam's Vegetable Compound and tried it. The first  bottle brought great Telief and six bottles have entirely cured me.  All -women who have female trouble of any kind ehould try  Lydia E. Piakham'a Vegetable Compottad.'*  How Mrs. Boyd Avoided an Operation*  Canton; Ohio.���������"I suffered from a female trouble which  caused me much suffering, and two doctors decided that I  I would have to go through an operation before i could /  get well. ~ , ���������. ��������� i   *-  "My mother, who had been helped by Lydia E.Pink- f  ham's Vegetable Compound, advised me to try it be- /  fore submitting to an operation. It relieved me from  "  ray troubles eo I can do my house work without any  difficulty. I advise any woman who is afflicted with  female troubles to give Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound a trial and it will do as much k  for them.'*��������� Mrs. MARIS Boyp, 1421 &t'u. St., I m  K. 12., Canton, Ohio. s//J  tevenir Bleu woman ^nouiauri|i  ������ --Mtv-N* ri^0-~m~mraa^^x-mmvxaima.mmmi^*r^ *&   '^  and  collectively, in   I92G.     Not  arc they assured of adequate markets  arid good prices for all thcy can pro-  feel  that  they  understand their  dutylducc, but heavy production and large  and    appreciate    their    opportunities  exports will enable them to buy more  for������ Submitting T������ Am Operation^ f j  just  as   fully   as   do   professors,   editors,   politicians  and  financial     mag-  Farmers, in particular, are sick of  hearing lectures and reading articles  pointing out to them their duty in  this matter. What they are much  more concerned about is the inauguration of policies by the Federal Government which will have a practical  effect in increasing agricultural production by making it reasonably possible for the workers on thc land to  secure thc necessary machinery and  capital to enable them to increase  their operations.  Nevertheless, no intelligent farmer  will do otherwise than welcome information from authoritative sources  indicating the magnitude of the opportunity now open to farmers, livestock producers, and others engaged  in various branches of food production. Like all good business men, the  farmer must welcome information relative tc thc industry in which he is  engaged.  Since writing the article which appeared in this column last week, certain events havc transpired which  only add force to what was there stated. H-:nry B. Thomson, who was  c  Canada  Food  Board  eM oa nr\  ���������^1 J. V'V'.W  chairman  of  during the v-.  ada   a:t*:*r   sr  England  Commisrlon,  V-������������������;���������-*-.���������  tor. is  ���������jr.*-!    '  r*. i ������������������?..-  IV  *, b  wlir  'Id  -. i O  rvturncu  eight   iii or.  Canadian  :  bring*-   Ur-r  '* dema-.'-l ?  I.n������d.  Mr.  o Cau-  'Vis in  Trade  ���������.-hand  ���������- food  rhr.m-  ���������. *���������: i. < * r -  r   iivi--*  ,1 i;*w _  cheaply abroad. Canadians, of ncces  sity, must buy largely in the United  States. Wc buy far more from that  country than we sell to it. To the  extent that our exports to the United States fail to balance our imports  from that country wc must pay tn  good hard cash. Because of thc adverse balance of trade against us thc  effect has been for some time past  that it takes about $108.00 to $110.00  of Canadian money to pay for every  f   rrarvrta    v\ti i-r-li :\*zr.r,   hv  x     qVvjv.^     jt- ���������--- ��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� ������������������     ��������� r  United Slates. This  enormously increases the cost of everything American bought by a Canadian farmer. It increases the price  he pays for machinery, for oils, for  boots and shoes and clothing. By  increasing production of thosc things  from our farms, forests, fisheries and  mines which the United States requires, wc can increase our exports  and thus remove this handicap which  is now operating to thc disadvantage  of our people in the matter of their  purchases, much, the same as a very  substantial increase in the protective  customs tariff would operate.  These arc purely business and economic matters to bc taken into consideration, not only by farmers, but  by all producers in Canada in the  planning of Ihcir work for the ycai  upon which wc havc now entered.  Will Present Airplane to Australia  The airplane company which built  the machine in which Captain Ross-  Smith flew from England to Australia, announces that it plans to present  the machine to the" Commonwealth  Government.  Third-Rail System  In Belgium   *xj\.  ��������� LLLJXX-  DON'T NEGLECT A  RHEUMATIC PAIN  Uo   after  ������-*.-������ ������_  oioau a  x **_:  X-ILLLL-  lt   witn  ment  before  it  gets  dangerous  Apply a little, don't rub, let it penetrate, and���������good-by twinge! Same  for external ; aches, pains, strains,  stiffness of joints or muscles, lameness, bruises.  Instant relief without mussiness or  soiled clothing. Reliable���������the biggest selling liniment year after year.  Economical by reason of enormous  sales. Keep a big bottle ready at all  times. Ask your druggist for' Sloan's  Liniment. 35c, 70c, $1.40. Made in  Canada.  turn*  Will Be Employed Except in Swi  ing  Station3  Thc Belgian Railroad Department  is actively continuing its program of  _ electrification, the first line to be tried  being that between Antwerp and  Brussels. The experiment will be  made on a passenger service. A subcommittee, organized by thc Minister  of Railroads, has decided on the style  of cars to be used and contracts will  soon be ready. The. jdiird-raii system will be employed except in  switching stations, where the overhead trolley will bg employed.    The  Pat: Go aisy, Mike; it's thre������  moiles we have before us.  Mike: Shure, that's why O'm hurry-  in'; Oi want to get there before O'inJ  tired out.���������--Boston Transcript.  An Unusual Fruit Exhibit  Oranges grown and ripened in  Western Canada arc another and uncommon proof of its possibilities as  a fruit growing country. An orange  grown -al Tux ford, a small town about  tin -.nik's north of Moose Jaw, Sas-  l*::i'i'ho',v:in, is being exhibited in lhc  ���������*,-, iiuii'W of a local store. Thc fruit,  '-,-Jiil'.-. not as large as the best Cali-  i'e.M'niii :,rii'1-iu-.tr., is considerably larger  ��������� licit-,   tin* Japanese variety and  appur-  ���������it! ,   ���������*��������� ifcrt.lv  ff-iniH-d.  H0RT OF BREATH  Could Hardly Walk  \A/14-!mr\iil-   Rcioi*ir������fT  77 IUIUUI.    llVOliiig  When you go to a physician to bc  examined for any heart trouble one  of the first questions he asks is: "Are  you short of breath?"  '" Now, when the heart becomes affected   there   ensues   a   feeling   of   a  V..rv\rvvvt  r.r.xZr.y*~iA'r. r,~r. 0.r.i- ���������������-,������--,a~������*������^ 14T ���������-.Xrx. 1 choking     sensation,     a  shortness  of  actual trials are not expected to take^^*^.^.^ 'throbbing( irregu.  lar    beating,    smotheriug    sensation,  place before the end of 1921, owing  to the amount of work which has  first to be accomplished.  Minard's  Liniment  Cures Garget in  Cows.  Te*  x~    y.0.0  icr to break tbe will of  Laws may bc    repealed,  different with oranges.  but'   it's  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.  A self-possessed woman is one who  failed lo acquire a husband.  Thirty Deaths From Razor  A. physician in Chicago states  thirty deaths have resulted from paring corns with a razor. Avoid blood  poisoning by applying .Putnam's Corn  and Wart Kxtractor. Purely vegetable, i'ainlcss and sure is Putnam's  Kxtnictor, 2Sc  at  all  dealers.  Ancient Glass Statues  dead man than it is to break the will  of a live woman.  Piles Cured in 6 to 14 Days  Druggists refund money if PAZO OINTMENT fails to cure Itclung, Blind, Bleeding or Protruding Piles.   Stops Irritation;  Soothea and Heals.   You can get restful I of MUburn's Heart and  sleep after the first application.    Price  60c.  elk'-.  Explained  Fanner Hayseed: "We call this pig  "Inky."  Jack: "Why? JAecausc of his black  blots?"  Farmer Hayseed: "No; it's because  he's always running from the pen."  dizziness and a weak, sinking, all-  gone feeling of oppression and anxiety.  On the first sign of thc heart becoming weakened or the nerves unstrung, Miiburn's Heart and Nerve  Pills are just the remedy you require.  They regulate and stimulate the heart  and strengthen and restore thc whole  nerve system'.  Mr. Stephen Crouse, East Clifford,  N.S., writes: "I suffered for five years  with heart trouble. I could hardly  walk from the house to the barn without resting, as 1 used to get so shoii  of breath. Doctors could not helj  me. My wife told mc to get a boa  "    " "   Nerve  Pills,  and I felt better after taking them;  three boxes made me quite well. I  am now helping my son to work tbe  farm and can truthfully say I feci  like a different man."  i. 1 kCc    je/C  i..x.. r.X        ..11  Liyijy    ,xx    uu  mailed direct on receipt of price by  The T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto, Ont.  If a man bus horse sense he should  know when lo say neigh.  sa  I'luileliut' gen in.-; doesn't always bcarj  Made of Green-tinted Glass of Local  Manufacture  Kvidciu-e.   that   the   manufacture   of  wy:'^yiyr'~A'yvy'}yp P"  in Cc-  ir-.  v.- no iince-ltv has boon  f  1-;  n  '-���������*  ��������� -i  "2~*x*3z^.:n*"^^  0%  to "���������a H gri  fi.  %���������-*'  O  ri,  supplies wnat many  breakfast cereals lack  -    >������ 41 iixt  f.ho  V  1 h'iji s-j* i 1 i i ���������'..'  ii.ril minor.  -4 e-3 1     V       If-*  ... i.  I    t   L,  r.������ i y-. I  i  v  ���������-���������*-��������� i  il salis so  oncourage  ���������������*"������   t Y\%\tirv-n  >  \  1    *���������   ~   #f  x. m  /A i) U u y - i j U i ICJ i T"\ Q  l-*   iL'-*\,   /-!���������������" i     *������*,"-,    *""*. *.** *        f* <-������-������  3      .tr C *���������'"'s. **" \ *'m  it'..',-.j*i iti  r"fr (t ' .  J      f"������   d-M   f   --/jr-JA      'vlZ jPl.  if     it   J.    L���������d   0        ...j      x. Jr        x -Ji.  0     )4 iU������v,      yr-,.    pi*.,    j���������,    m~-k.  A  ������-  /  I  , ���������-,���������-���������������������������  j discovered Uy  lb-. P. K. Pieris, in  the  j Jaffna   Peninsula,       The   doctor   discoursed on liir. discoveries at a recent  iiie-etiii'i; of  lhe:  Ceylon branch of the  Koyal   A sialic   Society,     lie  declared  he  had  found  glass beads aud  glass  fragments which proved the antiquity  of   llic  Ceylon     glass     industry     and  ..hiv.h,  \,,   -.!....'i-     grccni.*:!*     hui\     cv-  phiincd   in   his   opinion   the   constant  i'������*(e*\euics in ancient Sinhalese  worka  iv. ciiicrahl *,tatucr. of P.uddhn.    It was  ,.,;���������,<    ,*'   .;.    ''   .-,.;   Dr.   Pi.-ri'-!'   dc';ei*ip-  Ihat   I'm   statue:;   were  nut  imier-  1'iil    ..,,,    inadr.   of   green-tinted  ,   .. 1.'.  '.,  ;. ii..t  have been of local  ONLY TABLETS MARKED  "BAYER"   ARE^ ASPIRIN  Not Aspirin at AU without the "Bayer Cross'8  f\Y   A  A  1 i^-rN /^ ^S-y^  ..         _..,  BSirass,  xrr      ���������.   n yuEtWxx ~ ^ifm-~&&z&==:^  N  i ' ;���������';'-'' ���������  lln* ii m'i i i i .i ..,  j ai'.liiiuity.  (i.i  |i)e;ul;.    wilMII  hl.ir.*    I      h-     '  I li'. u.ei     , .i Niii' ,n  1  ���������*.' i* t f    i.l-l    -iii  fl  ..il *.>. in all uf (.alpable  he had found  not only  .veir    boied    with    the  ii\'r*i[Miiy  inward  in   the  ,   iml   ;uau   Itau*.    v. mww  [r.-rforutcd,  1.010100.0  mmmt  w.  t *l.  u.  IK-.).  Tho niun������ "Ttnyier"' Id-Aintltl-ABi tho  vidy ^i.uu'uu; Ar.plrhs, tho -Vfijeirln  ���������fireitcribod by phyiitoiano for ovor nlno-  loon yiiui-ft and now rmulo In (lanailtt.  Ahvaya buy an unbroken paclcuyo  .-���������r "iliivor 'fabU-t.e of Aupirin'* wlihili  nnntiiUiH v*.i.'l'"������ ������il*;....Ua-.va le*' KL-Ai������--;  XUrtii.iiA.**, T<K������t.lut<-.h-.i, Earacho, "Wou-  ralgla, Lumbago, IUioiunatliira, Kauri-*  tlu, Joint rulna, and "Pain gonarolly.  Tin l>on������������ -of 13 tubluts cost but  st, ft,w ouiLb.   Laryor "Bcytsr" jiarlrajreo*-.  "J*1-.er(- Irs mAy otio  rt������*������ilr!n-^"Xlnyeh������'*>,r--.*l('etttt nitiat *������iy ���������xxtxi/mx-"  A������:*.lrln l������ ������li������ trrei1������ Tre������i*rlt (re������"*U*>������ir������rt In C*ri������e5a.) of *Ofty������r Mtnuriiotur* tst Uono*  ���������aceilli*eee:lilr������teir of llellle:vUinctel. \VUUe> It t������ woll kn.eiv.e mul UhiA.'*.. i.-.i-.-J T-r.-f;.mi  miarieifurtiin*. lo re ������������������elm* tn������ miljllo nKalnait Imltatloni^ Live* To-tiU-ti* of Unyor CetavxxtM  ��������� >,.,.!     Will.     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