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 cr***"  mm  \   .s ' Z>   * ZlA  '04d4t V>  Pro  *'fftx  v^^mm^^  '���������- apl-Sp������������������**��������� '-  Jk-Z-WZm...   M~mm-t\-m-__-W        JSL,  Vol. XII.  CRESTON, B. C, FBIDAY, MAY 28   1920  JNO.  *! **������  Saturday, Oct. 2  1920 Fair Date  rxtt Y~ ��������� rxrxlJ1r.~X  5puiv/u      Gx       A 1C-9IU6UI  Rodgers, who was detained out of  town, all the officers and directors, as  ���������well as members of committees, were  on hand for the meeting of the Creston Valley Agricultural Association  Friday night, at which Vice-President  Cook presided.  The most important feature of the  conclave was the naming of Saturday,  October 2nd, as the date for this year's  fair. This is the usual time for the  exhibition, coming two days after the  Nelson show, which will expedite  matters in getting a good supply of  goyernment judges, possibly iu all departments���������incidentally this is also  the date of the full moon, which will  mean something in getting the out of  town crowd home.  In connection with judges the secretary was introduced to apply for at  least three of these for the fruit and   ���������*.���������Ut_- -Xt^m. 11   X   t vjf^y:%itA,xiXT7     o-ceruiuu.    <%o      ncn     mta      vwla  others for the livestock, poultry and  dairy produce. An effort will also be  made to secure a couple of lady judges  from the department staff of ajudicat-  ors.  The secretary will also write the department re this year's graat. In 1919  a matter of $250 was allotted Creston,  but this year, a new system has been  introduced in this connection, government aid being on the basis of the previous year's prize list and the amount  of money actually paid exhibitors.  Guy Constable is still acting as secretary but O. B. Garland, who some  time ago tentatively agreed to take on  the .seerietarial work, will be again  consulted with a view to having him  take over the w<>rk, failing which the  xx X.m ti. - 'jtx������~ c v** ii*-*���������*,.. .-^.^v r^^v '���������'^'u.^c voKjJ^"^^>^i*"������������������  n'lake another appointment. ..  The prize list committee reported  that as a result of their campaign for  special prizes in cash and goods, as  well the promise of at least seven new  cups, it was prepared to assure that  the 1920 list of awards would be considerably more attractive than in 1919  in every way, and that they wore  drafting their list to take care of at  least a-distribution of $600 in prizes,  which does not include the value of  the several cups. The trophies were  being distributed in the livestock,  poultry, fruit and yegetable elasses,  while in the -other departments very  attractive cash offerings were being  made. The list this year will be issued  at the end of July, and will be mailed  direct to prospective exhibitoi-9.  The grounds committee reported on  a number of prospective improvements, including a shed for the poultry exhibit, and if possible also sheds  for some of "the livestock. It is announced that the next meeting will be  a general one at which all members  are urged to attend, and at which all  the committees for the year will be  struck, as well as naming the ladies  arid gentlemen who will have charge  of the different sections on fair dayt  As there is still a small debt on the  new main building and some extra  revenue will be required for the poultry tihed and any other sti-ucturcr- that  may have to bo erected, it is likely the  agricultural association will appropriate fair night for the purpose of  giving a dance to help secure the  needed revenue.  ranches. At the former prospects  were newer better for a fine crop of  cherries.  Frank Tompkins has just finished  ploughing the river bank ranch of F.  K. Hurry, which will again be planted  quite heavily to corn.  Angus Currie is seeding considerable  wheat on the Benny ranch this spring,  and will be going into chickens and  ducks probably.  Cool weather the past weekjaas  taken the flood water off the flats considerably, and unless an excessively  hot wave happens along soon it is not  likely this year's overflow will hinder  traffic at all.  Big game hunting is still to be had  in this section. Joe Stephens reports  seeing a brown bear at Corn Creek  one day last week.  'm Sm Bb  Ganyon Gity  T. Harris has a crew of men in camp  here who are making good time at  clearing the right of way and grading  Canyon side of the road to the new  high level bridge.  Roads in this section are considerably improved since Guy Browell has  had the drag busy behind thd motor  truck loads of lumber that haye been  hauling to town.  .ivisa    a.* ssi  , ,i ���������_  ten days ago from a holiday trip to  Florida, has gone to work again as  planer mill foreman.  Fred Browell is preparing for the  return trip to Alberta via the overland route in his Chevrolet.  Spraying operations are delayed this  year owing to the supply of water  haying to be haiil-pd from the creeks..  ~~?r+.'J-b������������������������������������i;--v-**s������'^--S>i>;i'-������8^^  John Wood, who is w"drkmg at  Birchbank this season, was a weekend yisitor at his home here.  Telephone connection, which was  cut' off a few days last week due to  three felling operations on the new  road mi-king wire disconnection imperative. Things, however, are normal again now.  Decidedly coed weather prevails for  so near the end of May but all the  rancheas agree that if there has been  A death that ha-s brought a touch of  sorrow to Creston^ people generally is  that of Mrs. Samuel T. Evans of Revelstoke, who passed away at an early  hour on Monday morning, following a  short illness that-^pnly took the turn  for the worst a few hours before the  end came.   Deceased, who will  be remembered as Laura Edmondson, was  in her twenty-third year, had been a  Creston girl since 1905,when she arriyed with her parenfe, until May of last  year,  when she was wedded to Mr,  Evans, since when^ they have  resided  at Revelstoke.    Deceased was a graduate of Creston schtiol, and after a year  at Nelson high school   graduated the  next    term    fromv* Victoria    Normal  Schoul, teaching successive terms at  Nelson,   Erickson  and Kingsgate, being in charge of the latter school at  the time of her marriage. The funeral  is    arranged     to "rtake   place   to-day  (Thursday), the body arriving on the  noon train, with a short service at the  Methodist church���������which will be taken b*0* Rev. J, "P. West-man of Nelson���������  and interment at Creston cemetery.  Mrs. Evans was popular alike as pupil  and teacher, as well as with townsfolk, to all of whem word of her death  brings teen regret.   To the husband  bereft of his bride, of scarcely more  than a year, and the parents who have  taken a long farewell of an only child,  sympathy that words are all too, inadequate to express is sincerely tendered.  to be asked for the construction of the  raid from here to the wharf.  Rev. J. S. Mahood was here on Sunday, and had a fine turnout for the  Church of England set-vice at the  schoolhouse.  Mayor Daly .had a welcome visit on  Sunday from his old friend Conductor  Robischaud of Cranbrook, who took  the excursion train oufcon May 24th.  Miss Donaldson has just arrived  direct from the Old Country to take a  position on the staff of the C.P.R.  boarding house.  Mesdames North and Dennes were  Creston callers on Saturday.  May 24th passed off yery qnitely  here. Fearing an opposition day  might spoil the attendance at Cranbrook Mayor Daly discouraged every  effort, to stage Victoria Day doings in  the ftiftv-  Station agent Goodman was among  the witnesses at Nelson last week in  the Jackson and Cameron cases, and  during his absence Henry Chester was  in charge of the local depot.  2510 Tons Hay  ~-t~.t~S~.~Si 5,-CC*****  ~mf %JxBx*X*l  Lister  West Gve&ton  Del. Bliss of Porthiil was a yisitor  along the Kootenay by motor boat on  Thursday, in quest of the ferry at  Povthill which had hro!cc Hoove, nnd  had passed the Kootenay River ferry  at least twelve hours before Air. Bliss  arriyed.  Geo, .Seymour has just linislit-d fencing the Huena Vista ranch at Coin  Creek, and along with .leo Hl.cphcuN  ban   net,   out   about   1200   strawberry  pla II In.  which nre e*i ilnilii' iiln������ie������ Mil..,  e. ��������� ������r ij i  Mr. and Mr.'*., Albeit Moor**;; Kft- on'  -Saturday, for Cole-man, Alt.*., after ;t '  couple of weeks. stay with the form- i  e-r ie pare-oi m ii������*i ���������������. ',  s.-.i.,y.;*r;  the   (ie>|i|e*n  (ileivv   and    -tV'tiii'   tiroye  any frost damage it is not noticeable  at all.  The cold weather, seemingly, of the  early winter was disasterons however,  as almost 75 per cent, of the bees in  this section have been winter killed.  F. Knott with a dozen hives is the  heaviest looser, while Messrs. Mawson,  Wearmouth and Browell have lost  three or four each.  Matt. Clayton has the distinction of  being the first to use a power sprayer  in the Canyon district. The machine  is the property of Wm. Searle, whose  ranch, along with the D. Rogers and  Turner piaces, Mr.Clayton is handling  this season,  Albert Wesling has ���������just joined up  with the motor car fraternity here,  with a Chevrolet from the Embree  garage at Creston. F. Knott is also  due to graduate as a motorist, having  purchased the Lou Hussack Foid.  Manford Samuolson is haying rather  a serious time of it at present with an  attack of abcess in the throat.  Dad Browell is continuing clearing  operations in these parts, being at  present busy on an acre of the Shorty  Adams ranch.  Listeritcs are not likely to go hungry for the next few months. A ear-  load of Hour for them was unloaded at  the siding last week, along with a car  of hay.  Miss Kat-n Wood, a sister in the convent,  at,  Seattle, is  a  visitor  here at  ������*.������> no ������*.���������������,���������*   vttvi \\ l>..> ,.\.\ ,-(.|\l.-    M ,���������   i������������,el   M v-"  John Wood.  Peter Nelson   has just  moved   into  the quite commodious new   residence  he   has   erected    on    the    Petlosehlik  ran.h, which he purchased s;ome time  ago.    Incidentally he seems duo to become the Htruwhcrry king ot  Canyon,  a:, he  i:: btisiy :e*ttlii*.*- out   some   12.000  of ll......  j-laiiiH      Mr. ami  Min. Pctros  .���������!������������������;':    \vj  ������������������.* v.*  :*: * '���������������������������<���������������������������������������������"��������� e*f   '"''���������vv, *���������-���������-  hoar.  Erickson members of the Women's  Institute are giving a dance at the  home of Mrs. F. V. Staples, to help  raise funds to'finance the big institute  convention atCigpstdhin August.  ....>,,::..,-".     *'   ---^^:LS^APPA-.-���������  '������������������"*Jt*l^sTiki-#t^iftt^*^.dB.w* complete and  according to the records it is finished  at approximately the same date in  May as was the case last year, while  all agree that the blossoms are decidedly healthier looking.  Birth���������On May 19th, to Mr. and  Mrs. F, Putnam, a, daughter.  B. H. Turner is home again from  Nelson, where he had been for a few  weeks for treatment to his eyes.  Miss Melya Cartwright was home  from Cranbrook for the Victoria Day  yacation.  J. M. Craigie is the first in these  parts to purchase a luj-ht delivery  motor car, which can be used as a  pleasure car or for work purposes. It  is a Chevrolet, and he took delivery  this week.  Birth���������On May 23rd, to Mr. and  Mrs. S, Fraser, a daughter.  May 21th passed off quitely here,  any celebrating Erickson did was the  day previous at Creston at the double-  decked baseball tournament when  Messrs. Telford, Maxwell, Hall and  Long helped Creston score victories  over both.Duck Creek and Porthiil.  Although seed is worth up to $150 a  ton it is safe to say that tho Erickson  section never had such an extensive  area planted to potatoes as is the ease  this year. Notwithstanding tho had  luck last year the Long ranch has ten  acres of spuds again this year.  Quite a number from hei-e were at  Creston for the Victoria Day dance  and report it about the best they haye  been at in that town since coming  iiere.  J.. Turnley headed a delegation of  about a dozen Listerites who were at  Cranbrook for the 24th of May doings,  and all report a fine time between the  celebratien and seeing old friends.  Mr, Smith of Nelson, Mason & Risch  piano   company   representative,  was  i here at the week-e-irid.: on a business  trip,    and    reports    having    already  placed "ftfu?  Lister.  "'���������bK^fiwVtlh*^  J. Filmer left "a few days ago for  Lethbridge, Alta., where he is getting  together his equipment of horses and  implements to ship to Lister.  Ian Leask is a visitor with Nelson  friends this week.  Mr. Mitchell, who has charge of the  store, who has been on the sick list for  a couple of weeks, is able to be about  again, though not yet back on duty. "  Tho sawmill is now completed-and  the boiler has passed the official inspection. With the arrival of a few  steam fittings sawing operations will  commence.  SirtHat*  Sirdar had an ofllaial call from Vice-  Presidents Hall and Coleman, who  went through by special train on Sunday, and who spent about half an hour  inspecting recent improvements here.  Marion and Earl Swanson of Creston were week-end vinitoi-H hero, returning ou the exeui-Hion train on  Monday.  W. II. Monii-, who bun 1't'i.Mi heritor a count*.* ol woou*.i, leii, on i'iuiaj  day for a, holiday at Cranbrook.  Principal and Mrs. Brewis spent, tho  holiday with friends at Wynndel and  report i/iiair area tooicing iim- Un tlie;  biggest atra wherry crop ever.  Sirdar hearn that tenders haye been  called for the* construction of the floating   wliurt   at   riuiiuaiionk, with   tlio  l.'eel-, let lie. !o not, later than the* oiielelle'  oi  .illlli*. rSilliljli .Ule <MI:,iy   icoele'i;. uiv  Stumph.g and ploughing operations  are now under way on the tract that  will he used us the experimental farm  for the area. No announcement is yet  made as to who will be in charge of it.  W, Bird is another Cranbrook visitor this week, for his family and household effects, and is expected back  almost any day now.  Canyon City Lumber Co. caterpillar  engine that has been here again for a  couple of weeks at stump pulling, has  returned to Canyon to resume log  hauling operations, and .will not likely  bo with us again until the wet weather  makes log hauling impossible.  Mrs. Liddicoutt was a visitor with  Cranbrook friends a few days last  week.  Lit-ilt-r celebrated its first Victoria  Day with an afternoon of sports,  largely for the children. The youngsters foregathered at the school at 1.U0  and then proceeded to the Brain  ranch, v.-hovo tlv������ day \v-<"*- "pi-nt. A.H  sorts of outdoor athlotics were indulged in, with Kpecial prominence te>  races, and the distribution of a generous supply of ice eronin cones. The  concluding feature was a baseball  match in which the school team rather  Some decidedly interesting figures  in connection with  the livestock industry in this section were furnished  in connection with the Creston Valley  Stockbreeders     Association     annual  meeting on May 17th, which was well  attended, upward of seventy of those  directly interested being present.    On  the basis of the returns made  in the  statement of Secretary  Constable to  the gathering it would appear that on  the ayerage 2200 pounds of flats' hay  is required to put each head of stock  through  the winter that obtains   in  Creston Valley.   In  other words  the  total cut of hay on the flats last year  was 2510 tons, which was required for  2131 head of stock if the statements of  those applying for hay can be relied  upon���������and as the association went to  some trouble to check tip the quantity  cf stock in the district tbe figures can  be taken as quite accurately stating  the situation.  President J. W. Dow  occupied the  chair at the annual meeting, which  was favored with the attendance   of  T. P. MacKenzie of Victoria, provincial grazing commissioner.     Briefly put  the treasurer's statement showed that  during the year a matter of almost  $20,000 was handled, and that after  taking care of every expenditure during the year there is a surplus of $133.  Of this amount it was decided to vote  $25 for the purchase of a cup for the  agricultural association, which will be  known as the Stockbreeders' Cup, and  will be awarded for the best beef type  animal at the fai-**���������the cup to be won  twice in  succession before  becoming  the permanent property of any winner.   The -meeting decided to change  i**^&asscc*ui-vions year so ss to have Jfe  close the first of May rather than at  the end of December as   heretofore,  fixing, the date of the annual meeting  for the second week in May.  At the conclusion of this feature of  the proceedings Mr. MacKenzie  was  called on for au address, in the course  of which he stated that the regulations that had been drafted to govern  the Valley association  had  been  approved by the  department and were  now part of the B.C. Grazing Regulations.    He took opportunity to compliment the organization on the excellence of their operating rules, remarking that they were exceptionally useful to the department in that they covered both grazing and hay cutting���������a  situation that existed  nowhere eise in  the province at present, but doubtless  would be met with at other points later on.     Mr.  MacKenzie was equally  eulogistic in  his remarks on the conduct of the association, stating that he  had less trouble to contend with here  than at any other place.  With the exception of two or three  dissenting the, 1910 officers and advisory board was given an enthusiastic  re-election.   They are:  President���������J. W. Dow.  Vice-President���������C. Sntcliffe.  Seey.-Treas.���������Guy Constable.  '   Directors���������G. Hobden, A D. Pochin,  J. F. Rose, G. M. Benney, J. Hobden.  It was tip to Secretary Constable to  acknowledge the confidence that had  heen so uiuuistakahly expressed in the  handling of affairs last year, which h<-  did in felicitous terms, remarking that  as it had been the first season in the  association's history it had of necessity been quite and intense and complex situation to handle, getting ap-  jilioi**'* ������>f thi' j'*! t hiM-in;' wbeo be observed that for tbis year the saiiing  would be quite smooth if all tlu- nielli-  hors loyally co-operated with the officers and directors.  Briefly stated the repot ts  submitted  showed   that   there   bad  been   V2H iej -  badly  trimmed a team of grown-ups. ! uU,..,,-���������,;���������.* ,��������� r���������, |,���������y  which n-e-ues|,-,l  .**.       !':���������"!''"���������    "i"!"!'   IMxl.wl      llll.   r-r'l l-ll-r >l t <r .11    ' ,       .       t t      ,-..,      , , " ryr     .If  whieh      was     most     enjoyable*  was most en|oym>u������ one  throughout. For tho childi'i-iTs sports  $1(10 was raised by suhsei-ipt ion, practically all of which was d'-tribnti d  in cash pri/ros.  Insect I.'owd'-r   kills  bed  bu^���������*���������, lit*..*>,  lie-e>,   ants,   mosquitoes.  Hies, etc., *Ck\  can,   reauy    i.o    use*.       i |;    i������,irin->,  Paeifie*     Restaurant,   next.   dni|.-*-toi o,  i a i*.,i. ui.  tec   221M  I  ever, only ^7 actually eliel any harvesting, coveting 1 ������������������������":' head ot stock (ll'U.  cuttle- aiul 2-01 horse**.), hot their haying   ope-iatieius   -mounted    op  lims.eir.en  n.f, ,,H,   , ,f ,..',  [;,;; y��������� ,   ilK  III .Kill liil l,| to il.l.*- , bl- .������t-.'*-l It rr.i I*..I I |Mli,  II'I   LioT      totl.      h*.       t.llllirl,   (,    ,|||,1     llllo'lllll-  eel another ."i tons, which accounts for  lie* ~.>it> imp <ri i, |.,,.i| i ,ti, v, On li, ei m  lU'fole-    ��������� t.ltiel.   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Zam-Buk, -because they have proved
that it does "what Is claimed for it.
Hiss E. It. Bosey, graduate nurse,
of S220 Michigan Ave., Chicago,
eays: "I haV8 a patient -who suffered terribly -with piles. Zam-Buk
is the only remedy that gave aor
relief.
"I hav�� tiBed Zam-Buk myself
for the same ailment, also for sores
and burns, and have the greatest
-confidence In It."
of his beloved daughter from mutilation and death.
To change the subject he began to
talk about the company. Ruggles had
also a deeper motive in this topic, and
decided to take this opportunity of
making a proposition which he had
been seriously considering for some
time. With this object in view, he
said to Mr. Downing, as they stepped
out on the quay:
"I wonder if you'd mind riding back
with me in my car, sir?    I'm a stock
Why, Mr. Downing, if this thing is
handled right, with the right men in
the right place, we Could shoe the
whole world."
Mr. Downing relighted his cigar
for the  third or fourth  time.
"I suppose," said hc, "your first
step would be to fire the managers of
the Paris and Vienna shops."
"Why?" Ruggles demanded. "I
don't see any good in that. Durand
has made good in Paris, and they tell
me that Lorenz is beginning to make
holder in the company now, and there ��� good in Vienna.    He's getting all the
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are   some   things   I'd   like  to   talk   to
you about."
Mr. Downing looked rather surprised, but readily assented, whereupon
Ruggles asked Dick Downing if he
would kindly take Miss Challand back
with him. The matter being thus arranged, the party was divided, and before getting into the limousine after
Mr. Downing, Ruggles said to his
chauffer:
"Drive slowly, Henri. We are in
no hurry."
He was rather silent as the big car
glided through the city and started to
climb the long hill. Mr. Downing
leaned back in his seat, lighted a cigar, and waited for Ruggles to begin.
But it was not until they were on the
open road that Ruggles came out of
his apparent abstraction. He looked
at his companion and smiled.
"I've got such a lot to say," he
explained naively, "that I'm trying to
get it sort of framed up before I start.
First off, I guess I'd better tell you
something about myself. Then you'll
understand better what conies afterwards."
Mr. Downing nodded,. "That's always a good plan," he said.
So, with no preamble of any sort,
Ruggles proceeded to describe the
services rendered to the company in
Would not any girl so taken have  the ?ast by his father and hi-mself. He
-r,  ,.,   ,    ,  j       r,   ixT    11   ,^4-  told of hls ambition and his hopes of
���ted as Ruth had done?   Would not ���<>.������������ innr1_ t1l��� ���,_���.,������,. ,-.f ti-,,-. v;^r,_
high-class retail trade. I went to
work to find out, and I understand he
is doing first-rate."
"But thcy handed you the double
cross," said Mr. Downing to the ragged end of his cigar.
"What earthly difference does that
make?" Ruggles demanded heatedly.
"So long as they can sell thc goods,
they're the men for the jobs."
"How about the Euroepan general
manager?" asked Mr. Downing.
' "Why, he's all right, I guess," Rugglcs answered. "Where I made my
mistake was in not going to see him
myself, like Lorenz did. I took too
much for granted. I was mad clean
through at the time but I saw it differently afterwards. He only did
what he thought was for the best interest of thc company."
(To bc continued)
U.S. Sentiment Changes
She Thought Dress
Would Look Dyed
acted
any girl have assented to whatever
hc might have said and passively endured his caresses? Would not any
girl have welcomed, in her dread of
approaching dissolution, the grasp ot
strong arms and the comforting assurance that she was not to slip alone
into the chill depths below?
Ruggles grew hot with shame at the
recollection of his wild words and actions. It seemed to him that he had
played the part of a coward rather than a aero, and that to attempt
to profit by it now would be the performance of a cad. No, it could not
be done. His emotions of the night
before had been the result of shock
and fatigue and the reaction from past
danger. If ever he were to have Ruth
hc must win her fairly by faithfulness
and industry, and not through a.series
of blind accidents. Even now it was
possible that she might remember
enough of what had occurred to hz
dreading the fulfilment of her faltered pledge.
"She needn't worry," muttered Ruggles to himself. "Unless she gives
me sonic reason I'll never remind her
of it."
He made his toilet, drm.ung- his coffee as he dressed; then wr-nt on deck.
His resolution had rougl t back dignity and self-possession. Scarcely
glancing for an instant a. the others
of the group, he walked straight to
Ruth, whose face at hit.-^ approach
glowed with a sudden rosy light.
"Good-morning, Miss Downing,"
said hc quietly. "1 hope you arc feeling  all   right   again.''
Ruth's eyes, which, had brightened
at th,.' sight of him, were filled with
a swift oucstioning; and then, as they
met K'.-.ggiu's steady gaz>-.. the light
il to fade from them. She
������d  him  in
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na branch, his disappointment, and
what it had led to. He spared neither himself nor others. He narrated
the facts precisely as they had occurred.
Once or twice during this part of
the tale Mr. Downing was on the
point of interrupting, but he held his
peace.    His cigar went out.
Ruggles then passed to his service
in the Balkans with the Red Cross.
He described briefly his defence of
Hamid Pasha, laying no stress upon
tit-.       --r. *l rx ��� S-..M- r mi 0 .1.
itis Vtiior, uu*. as zrom -.uc 5<.art, confining himself briefly to the facts and
leaving the details to the imagination.
Mr. Downing was not lacking in imagination.     Every promoter of  ever}*-
bigf successful  enterprise is  endowed
with this quality in its soundest sen St..
Ruggles told of his convalescence and
the last days of Hamid Pasha, when
they sat upon the terrace of the palace reading Swinburne and discussing
life immortal.       Mr. Downing raisiid
his bushy eyebrows, and the glances
which  he  threw' at Ruggles were no
longer merely curious.    That magnetism  which  was  thc  boy's  birthright
and had  its  source in absolute honesty of thought and word and deed,
making  it  impossible for  him   to  be
aught  than  purely natural, found  its
full effect upon a man who owed the
whole of his  success  to a keen  and
correct estimate of men and motives.
Ruggles was quite unconscious of this
divine gift.   Had hc been conscious of
it hc would not havc possessed it long.
But others were conscious of it.    Customers had felt it; Pembroke had felt
it;   Mr.   Falconer had  felt it;   Hamid
Pasha had felt it; Miss Elliot had felt
it; and now Mr. Downing was feeling
it.    Ol all the people of whom he had
come in intimate contact the two who
had foil it least   were   Darthea    and
Miss Challand;  Darthea, because she
was herself too self-centred, and Miss
Chal and, because she was hide-bound
with  insular prejudice.
Rugglcs   then   told   of  the   fortune
left, him by  Hamid Pasha and its entailed   respe.it.sibilitics.    Mr.  Downing
relighted his cigar and then let it go
ont:  again.     Ruggles   described    how,
after ccrt-iin difficulties, he had managed   to   fulfill   his   sacred   obligation,
and  get  the  girls  safely betrothed to
���''-'''���'���mc* ,-.:-,iiinable husbands-elect.    Mr. Down-
**.-.lo;-p, | ;,,,, wondered if he were living in thc
������",.   '^-'twentieth  century.    All of this narra-
i tion  was  marvelously condensed,  yet
:"'���-  arn-1 lacking  in   no  important  detail.    The
u   whirl*':,tory oi Genesis in  Holy Writ might
h.ive* b,-r u Rugg'Ie's model for e.onipre-
iwii'-ivc C'lnrcntrnt ion.    it was at  this
permit that lie.* gave pause.
"Now ihr-. thing that's been sort of
hot ho riii tr i.u. Mr. Downing," said he,
"is v.'h.'M I'm going to do with mysi-U
afte-rwai'ds. These- girls will 'ill gel
Married ol' iiiis fall, and tin. u my job's
over, so Nr a . they're concerned.
.Vow I don't f*;i,*( aiiythini*; about this
sort of a lil'r*. Believe mc, sir, some
1'ii'Ti are.* niridi* to work' ami sonic to
play, anel I giif.s I'm one* of the.
working kiml. I liked to work for
the romp-uiy until it did mc dirt, and
I lo ,i civ In-ae! .md .ii'idr :, IY>ol of
my-.e-li'.     I'.'it.  you   *,'r,  I'd  so* I   <>!  oui-
But  "Diamond   Dyes"   Turned   Her
Faded, Old Shabby Apparel
Into New
Don't worry about perfect results.
Use "Diamond Dyes," guaranteed to
give a.new, rich, fadeless color lo any
fabric, whether it be wool, silk, linen,
cotton or mixed goods���dresses, blouses, stockings, skirts, children's coats,
feathers' draperies, coverings���everything!
Tbe Direction Book with each package tells how to diamond dye ovcr
any color.
To match any material, have dealer
show you "Diamond Dye" Color Card.
Low Priced Land in Western Canada
Is Attracting American
Settlers
Sentiment in the United States,
which for a long period was apathetic
and even adverse, so-far as Manitoba
and other western. Canadian farm
lands were concerned, has undergone
a complete change in favor of the j
purchasing of tracts on this side of
thc border. This is the report that
was brought back from Chicago, 111.,
by L. Ascnault, president of the Ar-
senault agencies, limited, who has just
returned from ia southren business
trip.
Much of thc credit for this change
in public opinion is due to De Witt
Foster, superintendent of resources
for thc Canadian National Railways,
Mr. Arsenault said. Mr. Foster has
done great campaign work in various
states and has succeeded in convincing landseekers that land can bc purchased in western Canada for $25 per
acre equal to that for which they are
obliged to pay $400 per acre in thcir
own states.
This advertising of Western Canadian lands has interested men in Illinois,  Indiana,  Iowa,  Texas,  Minne-
j    of The Lily
I can be yourSi Its
wonderfully pure,
soft, pearly -white ap-*-
pearance, free from all
I blemishes, will be com-
I parable to the perfect
beauty of your skin and
complexion if you will uset
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North  and   South   Dakota,
and present indications point to a record year in immigration from the
south. These men all havc plenty of
money, and much American capital
will be invested in western Canadian
lands. ���Winnipeg Free Press.
QUEEN'S
UNIVERSITY
Kingston,   -   Ont.
ARTS
Part of the Arts course
may be covered by
correspondence
SCHOOL OF  COMMERCE
BANKING
MEDICINE EDUCATION
Mining, Chemical,  Civil,
Mechanical   and   Electrical
ENGINEERING
SUtsyEB SCHOOL      NAVIGATION 8CH00L
July aud August        "December to April
ALICE KING; Acting Reglstrcr
-High Price For Farm Land
One hundred dollars per acre was
paid for 640 acres of land west of No-
bleford, Alberta, in a high state of
cultivation but not otherwise improved. This is onc of the highest prices j
paid for a block of non-irrigated land
in this sector.
Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.
Dear Sirs,���Your MINARD'S LINIMENT is our remedy for sore throat
colds and all  ordinary ailments.
It never fails to relieve promptly.
CHAS. WHOOTEN."
"Port*    i\'tn1<-r*j--ayn_
'Stae Soul o�� a Piano is
��fi&e Action     insist upoa
Lift off Corns!
Doesn't hurt a bit and Freezone
costs op-jffe.a few centso-
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Canada Pulp Supplies
Many New Companies
During thc month of March, 99 new
companies  were incorporated in  B.C
Four were fishery companies; 7 agri-
|cultural; 9 mining and 22 lumbering.
(The remainder were composed of oil
i exploration,     brokers,  importer*
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any hard corn, soft corn, or corn between the toes, and the hard skin
calluses from bottom of feet.
A liny bottle of "Freezone" costs
little at any drug store; apply a few
drops upon the corn or callus. Instantly it stops hurting, then shortly
you lift that bothersome corn or
callus right off, root and all, without
one bit of pain or soreness. Truly!
No humbug I
Preserve Farm Property
..No matter how substantial a building i.s, the elements will damage il if
given a chance. Unless thc surface Is
protected by a surface coaling, wear
and the elements will work away at it
constantly. Barns weaken and partially coiiaii:e*, silii:'. dcciy, pi-ns arid
coops go to pieces and are split up
for firewood ���all of which happens
long before lhc building's time.
There -..re millions invested in farm
buildings in this country. There arc
also many millions of deilhirs worth
of farm machinery. Both property
aud implements can be indefinitely
coii.m* i vii "uy painL .mil v.uiei..U .il a
co u .-iniounliuf.' to only a fraction of
the-   Ions   which   otherwise   occur.*;.
British Interests Securing Pulp Wood
Limits Here
G. R. Hall Caine, son of Hall Caine
the "noveTTst," was recently "in OttawaT
In   the  course   of  an   interview     Mr.
Caine said that he   was    negotiating
for the purchase of pulp wood limits
and pulp, the company hc represents
being prepared to   spend    $40,000,000
in thc .enterprise.    Mr. Caine, who is
himself a- director of several English
paper mill companies, and a pulp and
power company in Canada, is representing seven of thc largest newspaper
publishers in  England   whose   object
in securing pulp wood limits is to insure for their paper a continuous supply of newsprint.      Negotiations are
under way for thc  purchase of  1,000
square   miles   of   limits.     Incidentally
Mr. Caine expressed thc opinion that
there would be a great influx of English capital to Canada in thc next few
ycars.    Thc eyes of English business
men were turning toward Canada at
thc present moment as never before.
a
More   men   would   marry   only
love if thcy couhl afford it.
foi
Miss Flora Boylm
Tells How Cuiioir
Healed Her Pimples
"My face was very itchy at first,
and after that it was covered with
pimples that disfigured it
badly. The pimples were
hard and red and they were
small, and they were scattered all over my face and I
���were so itchy I had to scratch j
end I could not sleep.
"These bothered me nearly u. year
before I used Cuticura Soap and Ointment and when I had used five cakes
of Cuti-cura Soap and five boxes of
Cuticura Ointment I was healed."
(Signed) Miss Flora M. Boyko,
Gardenton, Man., Dec. 26,1918.
Having obtained a clear healthy
akin by the uss of Cuticura, kee^p it
clear by using the Soap for all toilet
purposes, aasioted by touches cf
Ointment as -needed. Do not fail tc
include the exquisitely scented Cuticura Talcum in your toilet preparations.   Splendid after bathing.
For frco temmplo each of Cotlcnra Sonp. Ointment nnel Talcum nildrom pont-corJ: '-CaUcnr��,
��e>pt. Jx, Boston, V. 0. ��.."   Sold evcrywfce-ro.
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MLS THE     REVIEW,     CRESTON,     B.     C.  the  eg m. -vmr aa tat  QLttr*r*csc^Cr  OU-wV-VOO  Wonders of Wireless  or failure of  any day depends upon whether  the bowels functionate  properly or not  You Need  But  Mars Declines to Talk to This  Planet  The message from Mars, for which  Dr. Frederick H. Miliener, noted scientist in'Svireless, searched inter-stellar space from his giant receiving  plant near Omaha, Nebraska, did not  Western Horses for Ontario  The undersized horses of the Alberta ranches find a ready market in  Ontario, according to the manager of  the horse department of the Union  Stock Yards, Toronto, who is looking into the supply of this type o"f  animal in the west. The horse of under 1,200 pounds, so common on the  I range here, and of late years found  ���������undesirable from a   breeding    stand  The digestion of food  entails the production  of poisons that must  be eliminated regularly  and thoroughly,  Urgest Sale of Any Medicina to tho World.  Worth a Guinoa -a box.  t.li.t-trtt~ts~htC������~xixt Inio������>25c.,5Cc  .**���������'"      '���������  ���������   XLtrnmnAMUfJivvmiA  Trucks in Western Provinces  Value of the Truck in Hauling Grain  To Market  In the western provinces of Canada the farmers are ail future truck-  buyers. Many of these farmers arc  situated at from ten to sixty miles  from railroads. The estimated cost  for hauling grain is .03 per bushel per  mile.  A good tcaiyi of horses will haul  75 bushels at a speed of 2*^ miles per  materialize.    If   there    were    such  message passing through the ether 'point is eagerly picked up hTthe "east-  for the fifty millions of miles which ern provincej he states  separates the earth and Mars it did  not come sufficiently close to the  earth to be picked up bv the great receiving station which Dr. Miliener has  established on the banks of the Platte  River. '  For nine hours Dr. Miliener and his  assistant,    L.    H.    Gamor,    searched  i���������.-  A two-ton truck will haul 80 bushels on a 20-mile trip in two hours aud  return in two hours, making two trips  per day ovcr  good roads!  At a recent meeting of the Grain  Growers in Saskatoon, when this fact  was pointed out to them, many got  busy with pencil and paper and soon  figured out where they could save thc  price of a truck in one season.  Minard's Liniment used by Physicians  New Alberta Bank  Application is being made for the  incorporation of the "Bank of Alberta" with headquarters at Edmonton.  A capital of $2,000,000 is proposed,  largely to be subscribed to by the  farmers of the province, and branches  will immediately bc opened at Edmonton and at Calvary.  space for the signals which Mars is  thought to be sending earthward.  The nrst half of the night the wireless instruments were badly interfered  with by static. Through the delicate  receiving instruments came the cracking of lightning and other electric  sounds to such an extent that no signals anywhere could be received.  The receiver was gradually tuned to  its full length of wave. Starting at  a short wave, its capacity was gradually increased. As its radius was extended the world's wireless business  was picked up.  First a school station in Kansas was  talking. Next Hawaii was picked up,  sending to San Francisco. Then Berlin was heard calling the city of Mexico. Again a station on the coast of  Venezuela sent a message to Madrid,  then Valpraiso talked with London.  Through and past all these zones,  Dr. Miliener tuned his receiver until  all sounds had ceased. He was in the  infinite. Back and forth his apparatus flashed, his range length receiver  running the gamut from 16,000 to 300,-  000 and more.   But not a sound came  ~--, .       Jt- ~       ���������....- ��������� .       r.������Xrt���������      *l> ^       rxr.���������.Xx        r-r\0tm  yJVUL       LlLyJ      WILVLJZxt.     XLXLL.L       XXX���������     L-xxs. *.������.     cxr.-tr  was past.  .  Thc scientists kept this up until  daylight. Then Dr. Miliener issued  the following bulletin:  "The early part of the evening we  were troubled with heavy static, so  that it was impossible to hear anything except station in South America, Europe and the United States.  During thc latter hours of the night,  when the wireless Was stretched to  its fullest extent to hear inter-planetary communication, we heard nothing that could be construed as a message from Mars."  Seager "Wheeler is Honored  Queen's University has conferred  the honorary degree of Doctor of  Divinity on Rev. C. S. Young, of  Saskatoon, and the degree of Doctor  of Laws on Seager "Wheeler, Rosth-  ern, Sask.  J%Sm-%l ���������-  Real  Seville  Marmalade  All Orange and Sugar-  No camouflage  Boiled tellh care in SiUerPata.  ASK YOUR aitOCIR FOR (T.  u  I  *3B  **iji ~f* * **'**  r*t  Itf-LIUUE  .Q  MADE STRONG  Rich, Red Blood Needed to Keep Up  Their Vitality  If growing girls are to become well  developed, healthy women, their blood  supply must be carefully watched.  Mothers should not ignore their un-  ....XLl.Jt J-  COLT DISTEMPER  You can prevent this loathsome disease from running through  your stable and cure all the colts suffering with it when yoa  begin the treatment. No matter how younjj, SPOHN"S DISTEMPER COMPOUND is safe to use on any colt. It is wonderful how it prevents all distempers, no matter ho'rr colts or  horses at any age are "exposed."  SPOHN MEDICAL COMPANY, Goshen, Ind., U.S.A.  Lake Windermere Camp  Bulletin on Bee-Keeping  Published by the' Manitoba   Department of Agriculture  At present a great many people in  Western Canada are enquiring as to  where thcy can purchase bees, declaring their desire to take up the beekeeping industry. To assist all such,  and also all others who may be interested, thc Manitoba Department of  Agriculture has published a new 24-  pagc illustrated bulletin entitled "Beekeeping in Manitoba." This bulletin  is written R. M. Muckle, B.S.A., special lecturer in beekeeping, who has  had many ycars experience in bee-  kcepinrj in Manitoba, and has had a  wide opportunity, in connection with  his departmental activities, of obscrv-  int.*; the beekeeping possibilities of all  parts of the province. A free copy of  the bulletin may be had on application to thc 1'ublicalions Branch, Manitoba Department of Agriculture,  \\'ini:ii">o;jf.  that   tell   of  aproaching womanhood.  It should be constantly borne in mind  that pale, bloodless girls need plenty  of  nourishment,  plenty  of sleep  and  regular open-air exercise.    But a lack  of appetite, and tired,   aching    limbs  tend to hinder progress.   To save the  weak, thin-bloo.ded sufferer she must  have new, rich, red blood and nothing  meets a case of this kind so well as  Dr. Williams Pink Pills.    These pills  not only enrich and increase the blood  supply-, they help the appetite and aid  digestion, relieve the weary back and  limbs, thus promptly restoring health  and strength and transforming anae-  mie   girls  and  women   into   cheerful,  happy people.   Among the thousands  who have obtained new   health    and  strength through the use of Dr. Williams Pink Pills is Miss Violet Booth,  Gienarm, Ont., who says: ��������� "For a  long time I was in a badly run-down  condition.    I was pale, breathless at  the   least  exertion, and  could  hardly  do any housework   without    stopping  to rest.   I often had severe headaches,  and my appetite was poor and fickle,  and  I would get up in  the ^ morning  without  feeling   the  least  bit   rested.  I had tried several medicines, but did  not   get benefit  from   anything  until  I began the use of Dr. Williams Pink  PHls.    When I had taken two boxes  I could see an improvement, and after  using  six  boxes   I   found  my  health  fully restored.    I feel altogether different  since   I  used  the  pills   that   I  strongly advise them for all weak, run  down  people."  If you are weak or ailing in anj*-  way, avail yourself at once of the  splendid home treatment which Dr.  Williams Pink Pills so easily afford,  and you will be among those who rejoice in regained health. These pills  are sold by all dealers in m-adscine, or  may be had by mail at 50 cents a box  or six boxes for $2.50 by writing The  Dr. Williams Medicine Co., Brockville.  New Resort to be Opened on Shores  Of Lovely Lake In  Rockies  There will be opened to tourists  t*T-iic (-u^tner a new xcsort or rustic  design in the Canadian Pacific Rockies on the sandy beaches of Lake  Windermere, the loveliest warm water  mountain lake in British Columbia.  Lake Windermere is situated about  170 miles south of the main line of  the Canadian Pacific and is reached  from the main line at Golden, the  station being Lake Windmere.  The scenery of this region, combining as it does pastoral softness  with rugged mountain grandeur, will  attract visitors from all parts, and be-  MONEY ORDERS  Pay your out of town accounts by Dominion Espresa Money Orders. Five dollar������  costs   three   cents.  VUlil*w  piaygrounu.  The summer visitor will find here  everything that he could wish, bathing, boating, riding on mountain ponies to great Canyons and Glaciers,  golf, automobiling, fishing and big  game hunting in season.  The Canadian Pacific are erecting a  number of cabins fully equipped with  the conveniences of the modern home,  which will be opened July 1st. Community hall for dancing and social  recreation.  An auto road from Banff is in the  course of construction by the Dominion Parks Board.  EMITTING   YARN.     OUR FIN-  est   Red   Cross   quality in sixteen   colours.        Twenty    cents  per  skein.    Sample   mailed   twenty-  five    cents.       Georgetown    Woollen  Mills,  Georgetown,  Ontario.  Complete Band Outfits  Drums and Drummer..*  ��������� ~tm00dn^m     ���������  ��������� ma *0Xj0-m     ���������  Complete information and suggested constitutioE". for newly-formed  Bands, free oa request.  B. S. fflLLIAffld LIMITED  Wiufpeg,   Calgary,   SSentreal,    Tsrsale  fifllress Ssf SssregS Bra-aeS  tfiWs CoffOS Hoof COQSpOfi!!^  A  TW^-flMfc Ml* /-*>������;  After Shaving  Keeps thc Skin Soft and  Smooth  MANY men suffer from  irritation of the skin  as a result of shaving. With  some it assumes a form of  eczema and becomes most  annoy ing   and   unsightly*  By   applying  a  little   of   Dr.  Chase's Ointment after ohnv-  Settlers in B. C.  Hundred's of settlers are expected  to enter the Nechacko Valley in the  spring, and it is reported that many  concerns controlling* thousands of  acres in the section have pooled their  interests. Thcy expect to have many  acres under crop next season.  How's  This ?  We offer $100.00 for any case of catarrh  that cannot be cured by HALL'S CATARRH  MEDICINE.  HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE is takwi  internally and acts through^ the Blood ou the  Mucous  Surfaces of the  System.  Sold  by druggists  for over forty years.  Price 75c.    Testimonials free.  F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio.  Cold-Proof House  A -afc, reliable repulatlng  medicine. Bold in tbre������ *Se������  ereea of -strength���������-No. i, 818  No. 2. S3; No. 3. $5 per bou  Bold by all druijaists, or ���������_���������**���������&%  prepaid on receipt of pne*-*---*  Free*- pninpblet. AddreMi  THE COOK MEDICINE CO*  TSSCStSa SS?. ���������IraiBitij w"s������*y������|  THE   &EW   FRENCH   REMEDY.  THERAP������ONf^0.2  No 1 for Bladder Oatarrti. No 2 for Blood &  Skia Diseaa**-*   No. 3 for Chronic wealmossea.  oOLDBVLEAnlSGCHKlJISTS. PRICE IN ENCI.AND.3a.  rjRLECLKRCMed.Co.,l������averstockRd..N W.3.L.cndott.  SEe. TRADE MARKED WORD "THF.RAPION" IS OH  BRIT   GOVT. STAMP AFFIXED TO CENllNE l-ACKETtB*.  y.yy.  yj \  y-xx-yi. try,  ���������li^,      y.LLr     AXXLLxLl ..Ljxx  and auch ailments ns Barber's  Itch and Eczema aro cured-  DO cant* * I>oy, nil el������nlore*, or "KelmaBaon,  I1u(ea ic Co., Ltd., -Toronto.  Survey of Physicians  In a survey prepared by the Faculty  of Medicine of the University of Toronto, in connection with the prospective sift of $5,000,000 from the 1-lockc-  fcllcr Foundation for Medical Research in Canada, it is shown that  Toronto has one doctor to 567 of population; London, Ont., one doctor lo  711 *   T-Tntnilion,   -Tint.,   one   doctor   to  i ' '  790, and Ottawa, Ont., one doctor to  810. Ontario leads in thc roll call of  provinces with one doctor to 766 of  population. British Columbia come.'i  next with one doctor to 905, Nova  Gcotia is third with one doctor to  1,00ft, and  Manitoba, fourth, with one  .1  -r.tr.,      I  ���������       1     SAC  Please Read This Letter And  See What Normal Health  Will Do For You.  mmm  ^^    P)    s   Wf   ^m   %%\   ,,i^ysT4i44^^^r^pi4m^  *y njQ i titSLst-*!  ls<itll1WWit*#fmMmxl!mW1rmi)B. trntTKitU- F*������������*.I>**������������e*u*MfflWW������ -w������e������WW*w������ ~-\\-������~4*s-. -*t ������w  Keep Minard'a Liniment in thc House  In  Thibet the people saintr their  :,up(*! ���������'*'������������������*��������������������������� by t:eklnt' off their lul-'i and  thrusting out their tongue*! three  times.  Herwiclc, Ont ��������� "1 had oi-jjanio trouble, and after, taking Lydia E. Pinlo  liam'.s Vc-tfotaulo Compound and Blood  Medicine all my troubled pnaaed away.  I wan made stron/y and well and havo  been ever since. Now wo have a fino  baby boy flix months old, and I know  that I would not havo this baby and  would utill bo Buffering if it had not  been for your remedies. My husband  and  myHelf say that  your remedied  xilxj    viOi i,h    Liicil    \Lyl^,lly  iti   Kwlu,    vtLlllt   -  recommend them to my fricndn. Ono  of my aunts in talcing them now."���������*  Mni. NAror.EON Lavignic, Berwick;,  Ontario, Canada.  Anvw**" the virtuor? of T.ydfrt V). PM-~  ham'n Vegetable Compound iu ita ability to correct sterility in many enflen.  Tri is fact in v/ell established aa evi-  dencod by thc above letter and hundreds  , r   ri*s-.rt...    .   *��������� r    ^...-Mi.-e,, ,*������   r,.    J������,..,,���������  columns.  In many other bomerj, once childle.i.';,  there are now children because of thc  fact that Lydia E. L'inkhum'u Vegetable  Compound makes women normal,  healthy and nlrong.  If vou have tho Mli(r.litust doubt Unit  House Has Been Built to Keep the  Cold Out and the Heat in  A house has been built in Saskatoon on the refrigerator plan, save  that whereas a refrigerator keeps the  cold in, the housc has been built to  keep the cold out and the heat in. It  has been so successful during" the last  winter that it may be said to merit  the term "cold-proof." The owner  is Mr. H. Gauvin, a refrigerator engineer.  Thc housc was built of cement and  care was taken that there should be  no means whereby the warm air in  the house might travel up the walls,  and escape through a crack or down  thc inner surface of the outer wall,  and so lose its heat. To this end the  walls were so built as to eliminate air  pockets of appreciable size. The housc  had a concrete basement, and here  again the builder look care that the  cold air would uot leak into thc  house.  It must not be thought that the  house was hermetically scaled, for it  baa A3 windows to the nine rooms.  But there are only two entrances, one  in the front and one in the roar. During the winter the house was heated  throughout by electricity, without undue expense.  Farm Women's Institutes  The Alberta farm womens1 institutes are now the second largest in thc  Dominion, with a membership ol  more than 13,000. During thc ycat  1919, 32 branches were organized in  the province making a total of 265.  Activities include classes in cooking,  sewing, socialogy, child welfare and  thc undertaking of relief work.  New Gold Discovery  Gold has been discovered on Snake  Creek, eight miles north of Okotoka,  ind  -?l\ *tt\\r.t,  cniiilt  of fnlfTirv-      Prfli-  pectorn have been flocking to tlrin locality, and many milca of claims have  been gtalced. A .���������"���������ample analysed by  the Calgary city chemist as.iaycd $18.-  M) to the cubic yard of sand.  w.���������u tesssi  it.  1315  Lydia K.   J'mkham's   vegotanio Com- j  Itouud will hub* you, Wiito  to Lydiu lid. |      i iic   l\oiiii   Sea   i.iki::>   iac   unluuiic  .'inkham  Medicine Co.   (confidential)��������� Lr n   ���������mr\t*r of Cnntln-M-tal     F.urooe*  j will bo opened,"read and"anfiwercd* by'i |bc!,i*,c;i   *-***���������   ������*   ���������'**"   ������*   tlic   mill*:I-  I     W(|rftW*r*r       ;**'f*'f*"'   );.*'*!'I   *f**������    ���������(.**-{���������***;    f-n-r>e'.rlrr������r������r.  4   L?.'    '   '         '      -----     - -  - ...    f    - -      - ~ -.........-��������� -^ r  1.1.  " Gosh'!    How my back achesf"  After Grip, "flu" or colds, tha kidney*  and hlnddor -in*** o?t<-*n nfTTtr-d ��������� enllM  nephritis, or Inflammation of kidneys.  This Ib tho red flag: of danp-er---hotter  be wlso and check tho further inroads of  kldnoy disease by obtalnlnff that wonderful disi-overy of Dr. PW-reo-'B, knovti a������  Anuric (antl-urlc-acld). because It expel*  the uric acid polsein from the** body und  removes thoso paini, nuch as bneltache,  rheumatism In muscles and joints.  Naturally   when    tho   lc'.el noy a    are  df-raniT*.!  The* li'orx*-* lee flllo/i with  ���������nnt-.i'rn-  oua waste uiatt-or, which fettlea In th**  fcot, anklos and wrists; or under th*  ���������������������������yos iu btitf-like formation*.  Scud 10c. for trial pk-jj. of Anuric to Dr.  *���������>(���������,,,.Vo T i-i vi-*! ���������'-"������������������i' Tri ���������*���������-!, fluffrJ'-v, V. V.,  or branch Laboratory, iVrldccbarir. Ont.'  Pnr-B-roN. O.vr. ��������� M was troubled with  rhrumailsin In ike rlu-ht limb ftnd hrind  for f.<**v������-*-ri*,l v-j-Mtr-**, iuid lut-My in tlie l������*ffc  iiieMileirir.    The only wfty I conlel  Me whn  V'.l   Ji.j-    .,~x~.       x   LUii   klCul  li:..i.J .Liy    i,x.  sit. down und mora to fret up. R-.v<-titly  I hii<l *; very uove.re \i~-li. tn iu> l.**c'u. t  have taken Dr. Pierce'* Golden Mrdlcui  Dl-icovury *������ev������-r*l time* with the moat  satisfactory rt'Hult*. so I concluded to  tt'.ve h'.s Anuric Tablets t trie,!. The r-.-s.ltj  in limb .ind shoulder haa stopped entirely  ~-.'.-l \-~ tZ-c-A h'-T.im It I-- vtrj- sli-hl :.r.-  Umciim \t;aa net   ihw t!;.".i.       x CZ.Z   Z~'~ "It  or lie tn uny position 1 with without ell������-  eomfort or pain.   I certainly will r-v-oro-  Moo-d; I kmvrft ui-vS iIimu m\\\."~~ Ok<>m������*������mI  r^'&S*;.;^^^ THE  CBESTON  BEVIEW  Issued every Friday at Crestou, B.C*  Subscription : $2 a year in advance.  S2-50 to U.S. points.  C. P. Hayes, Editor and Owner,  ORESTON,  B.C., FRIDAY, MAY 28  results have been all that could Presbyterian plum duff and An-  be desired. Agreement has been tgliean angel cake for the exclus-  eome to and if the departmental j ive consumption of members and  Going ai it Right  One of the truly modern philosophers is credited with remarking that a good dinner lubricates  business, and doubtless there are  those who can recall the days of  t"\vo-bit mid-day meals who will  heartily concur in the wisdom of  this observation.  Next to the good feed, if not of  equal rank with it, in creating the  '"It's always fair weather when  good fellows get together" spirit,  there is nothing like sociability  in the way of any sort of entertainment that will mix people together and get them better acquainted with each other.  To readily get anywhere with  ���������a     OYYial 1     (*in*mrriiTni+Tr   -flin     -cj-rt���������!���������������*���������*+     at  XXj _���������    M^mniAA -J-yjr *.*m*^~*. V1������* VJ \l~t-.XJ S?itr~x-0������.*\J ���������"*_���������������-J"-  each for all and all for each, with  a firm and steadfast resolution to  treat each as friends until absolute proof to the contrary has been  directly produced���������with no credence whatever to the all too prevalent "they say" stuff���������must  at all times prevail.  West Creston has just got off  to a new start by developing the  social side of life and so far the  Shingles For Sale  OK is forthcoming there is every  likelihood of the "West Creston  and Corn Creek section having a  school quite advantageously located for all concerned.  This is the first of a series of  questions that will have to be adjusted on the give and take basis  and it will be a fine thing for that  district if the existing co-operative spirit can be maintained, as  there is every reason to believe it  will be, certainly if a widely  spread out community ean agree  as to a school site most anything  else should be easy to amicably  a^jurt.  With the long pull and the  strong pull and pulling altogether  and no stock taken in any tales  interested outsiders may have to  peddle, the country beyond the  Kootenay River can reasonably  speedily come into its own. A  house divided against itself cannot stand, neither need a community of warring elements ever expect to make the grade.  adherents of these denominations  the sanity of the party originating the idea of three manufactories of the -staff of life would be  the subject of a far more unkindly type of comment than is meted  out the local weather prophets,  and justly so. And yet his mentality could hardly be inferior to  those who would seem to consider  it good policy to encourage the  upkeep of three dispensaries of  the bread of life in the make of  which, in the last analysis, there  is but the one ingredient of doing  unto others as we would be done  by.  In the light of present day de-  nominationalism\ one cannot help  thinking that the apostle must  have been in an ironical frame of  mind when he made the observation, "See how these Christians  love one another."  Revelstoke's chief of police figures  the force almost earned their pay in  April, rounding up 170 in dog licenses  and bringing ������129 worth of grist to  the "oolice court.  What the Miner describes as "one  of the most conveniently -arranged  and modern residences" on Columbia  Ave. east, Rossland, has just been sold  for $1500.  ���������  -a  Success generally comes to those who go looking ior it, and the man with a substantial  Savings Account is always in a. position to  grasp good opportunities lor investment or  advancement.  Save! Open an account with this Bank at  once.    Interest paid at current rate.  JU������������  OF     CANADA.  CRESTON BRANCH,  C. W. ALLEN,  B***BS**SnBS99r*BSBBH  Manager.  asBHsnans.  mmm  B.   C.  'Unity Triumphs  GOVERNMENT'S  SPLENDID   EXAMPLE  10,000 No. 1 at $7.50 per M.  100,000 No. 3 at $3.50 per M.  f.o.b. Duck Creek.  Write or phone.  WYNNDEL MERCANTILE  CO., Wynndel, B.C.  NOTICE  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that  -ill persons   holding  Crown   Lands ot  Lots  in Townsite  subdivisions  under  agreements  fen*  sale  from whom   lhe*  purchase   money   on    such   lands   or  Townsite   Lots   l-emaining   unpaid   is-  e-yerdue  are   required   te>   make  payment, within six months from t he date  eif this Notice, either eif the full amount  elue, together with  interest  r hen-en e, if  any  he  due. e>r a  substantial   propor  tion  of such amount, which  must at  least cover the feill inte re>t elue te> date  together with evident that  all  faxes.  whi-the-r-* Municipal or Pro*, ineial. have  been   paid,   failing   which   the'   agreements for sale will be-cancelled, as pvo-  v-ele-d |>v S.-e*ii<-n To of the* "Land Act,"  Chapt.-r ]���������>). lt.-viM-d Statutes of 1011.  G. It. NADEN,  Deputy Minister e.f Lands.  i.������-;i.i!! i::e:,t. e*f Lands,  V:--!,-.!;.*.. B.(\. April 1st, 1!'20.  Many Auto  Troubles  A timely and, we believe, well-  deserved compliment is paid the  Creston board of trade by Win.  Searle in his letter on the local  church situation when he queries,  "Is the influence of the church of  God of less account than a live  board of trade?"   While The Ee-  tri/v-crr   xxmiil/.   Vv-c*   Iria+li    -i~r\   4-V..-r\1r -fT>a +  T    ~L-r   TT .*J   \S *~JXm.X.~,        ~xf   yj       Jt. \S \J*V U XJ, -IXJ* U4J.J.-iX-U.      I/IAWII  even a few, if any, in the Valley  would be inclined to give any organization the preeminence over  the church, at the same time it  would be unfair to have the impression Mr. Searle's letter might  convey get abroad that locally  the churches and the board of  trade were being conducted equally advantageously and that it  might seem that the latter. was  making the best showing.  What the board of trade is accomplishing hereabouts the church  in its sphere can readily discount  many hundred per cent if it will  but  adopt the principle  of  concentrating  all  its  effort  in  one  organization i'n place of the three  existing (and we use the preceding   term   advisedly)   denominations.    Three boards of trade   in  Creston    would    be    futile    and  equally burdensome were it possible  to perpetuate them.  With but one Protestant church  it would be quite possible to have  one fairly good choir and a musical feature to worship that it is  now out of the question. It would  bc equally possible to have a  young people's organization that  is now impossible, but none the  loss urgent.  Instead of three Sunday schools  ���������one oi* which operates morning  and afternoon shifts with a total  iittendane.e of about a dozen for  bolli sessions���������with say fifteen Indies eacii mnUing n considerable,  s-icril'iee in order to take charge  of I lie classes, Hie teaching staff  iniu'lil. 1������<- cut in half and take alternate weeks at the work.  Instead   of   tliree   ladies'   aids  with   the  inevitahle threefold sup  ply  Oh''  :il  >l if  ���������*ll  ��������� ���������ill     tie*    llli'tie  i u 11 ii';t   \i;\<\  '' i i*,i r'l'.v -st i < ���������! i  ! 11 i.i j.'-'   i  1'inii".,     a.     *-.u 11pi v    '.f  ; ' . r ,.1,.,-,-r ..v . ,- ,        I'l.,.  .1 lie I   .1.   -let,    'i|'    l/oe *e|     fen,!  . e * i i    1 ' r I    , 111 i i 11   .  it      t||.*ir*     I  ,l|OI|!e|       '*..|||i'        i.i'i*... 'I  il'-lil     I I.    i i I'M i*     I ,!������������������.,!.      ,1.1  ���������     .!.,..,*.      .   .  ,,,   r  il.ip;.-' '���������'���������  ���������ii.  ��������� if   the-  ���������l.'e'lgll  ���������I        r.f.ll'1'l  U'lll-I.e-r  ..Ir*  '*     *[,.r|*i-  , 11' '���������' 1 ���������*,.  * ���������:'    y-'i  r      l-.nlJ-r  ���������:I . I 11 I 1' I  ol     revenue.raising    events,  such   organization   would  suf-  .*. ill,   nr.'.'h   resultant   l.eiiel'il,.  finally,     tin-     community  i e e   .,' r i    i ei re i   i I;  . ..H  ll I |t*e*   I i.-, :-,Ci I  ������������������������������������I   lot he- extent of import nn-  mi: sionarv   soe-ielies   for  alms  Victoria, May 11���������Indicative of the  impression created in various parts of  the country in respect of the manner  in which the public accounts of this  Province for the last fiscal year were  presented to the Legislature by the  Minister of Finance, the following excerpts from editorial comment will be  read by British Columbians with particular interest:  The Toronto Globe: "The Government of British Columbia has set a  good example to other governments  by the full, clear and complete manner in which it has published its public accounts for the last fiscal year."  The Edmonton Journal: "The example given by British Columbia  should have a beneficial effect elsewhere."  The Financial Post:    "The first annual statement of public accounts of  any   Canadian   Government���������Federajl  or Provincial���������to be issued with revenue  and  expenditure  of    each    Department of the Government segregated under one heading, and with corresponding tables showing actual'and'  estimated  revenue  aad  expenditures  in each item side by side was tabled  in   the British   Columbia  Legislature  last week.    This business���������like form  of  presenting the public  accounts  is  the culmination of a series of important improvements in Government auditing that have characterized the accounts   and   estimates   of   the   coast  Province during the past two or three  years."  The Monetary Times: "The accounts for the year have been prepared so that the cost of each unit  of service may be known and^compar-  ed from year to year. The cost of  each Department, and of each subdivision of the department is shown,  including salaries, maintenance of  buildings, and all miscellaneous expenses."  Canadian Finance: "The Public  Accounts of British Columbia recently tabled in the Legislature ave  further striking proof of the many  improvements in Governmental accounting which have resulted in placing expert accountants in charge of  such matters. Tho accounts reforrod  to enable any interested porson to ascertain immediately, not only the cost  of operating, and the revenue derived from each department of the Government, hut also from oach division  or dOiiurlmont in that branch. Tho  pi bile ace -untu now jrivo ifd'ahlr information readily obtainable and cur-  Uy understood regarding tho valuo received for tho monies oxpondod. Although Manitoba had a -start of two  yearn in its efforts to improvo governmental accounts it must he admitted that British Columbia already has  taken the load In this very import-  am. work. Hnil.iHli iJoluiuhiu'M puuliu  account:* are* particularly lucid and  linden-laudable."  The   Canadian   Municipal   Journal:  ,'... .i   iiienU-1   In  e���������I'fieiui-.-.-y ami  complla-  rIon   the   report   in   worth    following,  netl   only  hy other  ProvlnceH,   but  by  (In*   .Mimli-Ipalitie .;.**  AReiesjjtfess  LAST   SUMMER  The wholesale trade has advised that  there is every prospect of another  shortage. Buy now and be sure of  your supply.  The final  shipment of SEED  POTATOES has arrived  eston Fruit Growers  LIMITED  Jri v a IJ Jtv I. I   Y  A Savings Bank Account not  only provides an assurance for the  present, but guarantees you security  in the future.  70A  i trlil    'dioiild    not    lie*    |e*:;|  *ll'*l'i"lil I     e*|'|'e'.'|s    .���������icei'llill*'  Mm:'    I i''i >|i|i*    I i >''<* I lie* I*   il IM I  In Iielelllion tei tile: uie.l.ll half lioli-  elii.v ������������������VriiJi- iniTe'li-inlii ure being urged  io eiieei n little daylight iinvliig by  (M'-nlni* tlie> nii-ren a half-hour earlier  in Un- niirinini" -iiul clei'ilng that much  ���������elle'iiel    eit    lillle"    :el    llll'ht  ie I    ( 'ill Wit    Ne'l.t .  *~~-,J*xJ_^Jjm it    4   v.4    Ik    vj ���������*,' W '*-*     U   *|i   e^J   t      jj  R. S, BFV/WI, H.nmi  ���������re  rl I I ',  ' II H  urn  il    \|  ���������I h.  r-.:\        tie'  "I    i i.i i  ' * i  mul I'm*.  clil  !it-'!ll  r   ���������     |   .    |  r  ri,     -.,..    . ii,      triHlllllil.>l<   *  ti ibilnr,   two  yearn  In  r ��������� , r I < .  thirty    rii'ie.**    of   111| i) < > t*  ' r ���������-. r ...  in v.*. II     v, 11 li        l \     eieielil 1|.<  ao save is to succeed*  THE CANADIAN BANK  ii  I  Ml  II-  Kugtmum  ^%tt~mW     Mr ^~9tummr9^tm.m^ -m    W    M. df.     W    -f\x M-~~-~~. Ma      ^L^Hw-^JI**-JI  pAin.i ip capita! ai 5;oo(\ono  *���������������������������*> * m������|y    r**    r*    t>.-.. ..,.4 1    ~r(*" - . -  /���������>���������>���������. i ** i������**i������ /  \���������    .    -.    X     ,   ,.,      m.  ffrh ���������"^^������������������>* ���������-"���������.���������.���������frv^itt^^  *s������m"j^  1 '**  "     ' -t-'r-v*-^ h',i.i. .���������'���������;-,. ruJithLj&,ui.ii.'ii-i,  Sif^Mifemimi^MMmiAntiiiimim!    .*~;*^^^ THE  CBESTCE  BEYIEW  rA-j/Xxd^m Sit /t\>    T  Jm. -*m. AX. J-x  V   '"* *'" *���������.'-"*���������     '"   ���������"*"���������  LETTERS TS THE EDITOR  Men's Dress Shirts, newest patterns i  $i.75to$3.50  Boys' Fine Shirt. Waists, $1.75.  Complete stock of White and Tan  Tennis Shoes for Wen, Ladies,  Boys anel Children.  SELF SATISFIED is evidently the way this gentleman  feels. He knows that he has the correct neckwear and the correct Shirt on, for fche reason that he purchases his  Men's Furnishings  at this store. If you have not  , as yet pub in your supply o������  summer necessities why not  come.and*.look-oyer our stock,  and if its. is some particular  thing that you desire, and we  haven't it in stock as yet, we  will gladly get it for you.  We extend an invitation to  you and your friends to visit  our store.  GENERAL MERCHANT  CRESTON  >':*/       :*. ������������������"**  at  if A  '^t^SZ^-mW  We are again able to  offer you a choice selection of All-Wool Navy  Blue Suits for men at  $45 per suit.     All sizes  Twenty  Suits   Only  teton NeercanllBe  LIMITED  Hospital vs. Nurse  If you are needing  fip5# nr QhififrBfiQ  I 119H    111    ���������^JlltlU IRA  ��������� m- 0 ��������� ** 1  HOW 1$   llic   iik'i'ie   -iO *JriZ-y  We   ht.vt*.   inst   iinlojirlerl   i.   <-av  of Muiko at < Jrcston  ITI   ���������   ��������������� m tm ..������  -*.. ���������**.. ���������* W Tl *. .---..tt. im W    r. v*. ������������������������*.* nits ,<*������Hi *������������������������������ ftp ^<tK -**.* m,m\ .mt **-** m m  k.-*m.0.0i00~.~r~l-tm0- U U W U UM U     MUMMUMMMM-M M l" ^ H U M kfl M U -^ M H M WW  UCIIIYUII    Mil?    p niMiini    iiiniimiiiy  LIMITED  Editor Review;  Sib,���������The p-edple in thie district are,  or shouI4 beJ.Vt'ilUng to be taxed a reasonable amount^ yearly, said aaoney to  be used foi* ther nialntenance of a hospital.    To me this is  the better plan  than canyassing for funds for the salary of 6*ne nunrsfei who would be as one  drop, of watjer in the ocean.    In this  considerable   "district, and  with    the  population *   constantly      increasing,  nothing. short of a   hospital with   a  xnatergity ward will fill the bill���������to  say nothing of being cheaper in the  long run.    Why go to  Cranbrook or  Nelson for hospital   treatment when  we can have one in our own town. To  go away and have your * husband and  children  come to see you  on yisiting  days; or in the case of a young person  -being in hospital, it costs some money  for the mother to stay at a hotel while  the   child  is   undergoing   treatment.  But, here yon  are right at home, and  within call if needed.   With a hospital  operating as* I haye  tried to outline it  would be a case of equal pay for equal  treatment���������sotiiethiug entirely impossible with a district nurse who at best  could only take care of one case at a  time, while the  many would be doing  the paying with no chance "of utilizing  her services. G.K.  The Telephone Trouble  Editor, Review .  Sir,���������The patience of the monthly  subscribers to our local telephone system has nearly run to the end of its  endurance. The party responsible fortius public irritating condition can  only be traced to the management, o"r,  to be more precise, the controlling  head of this public utility.  I sincerely regret   being forced  to  xt-'~ l - : :��������� t-*ii_ J  Lruis (icisuueu c&prcsaeuu   in fjuuuc, auu  especially so when it concerns one of  my old and esteemed friends; but when  a person's shortcomings in a special  line of endeavor (although he be a  friend) takes the form of putting the  brakes on the community wheel of  progress, then the true friend is only  he who has the courage to show him  the error of his way, and save him  from the future wrath of his assumed  friends.  The plea that our telephone system  does not pay is not the fault of the  public nor the system, but entirely  traceable to the management. You  can no more expect a liberal flow from  the public purse on starvation rations  of public service than you can expect ���������.  a liberal flow of milk from a healthy  cow fed oh sawdust instead of bran  and shorts.  The glaring shortcoming of the controlling manager of the local telephone  system is his inability to distinguish  between competent and incompetent  seryice of his lineman. Personally I  do not know this gentleman, but I  only have to take down the receiver to  hear the sloven, selfish and haughty  indifference to public seryice, lasting  days, and sometimes prolonging into  weeks, by this selfsame indiyidual. An  electric public shock directed to the  management of this public utility will  restore it to public service, which in  these strenuous times can ill afford to  lose the full-capacity service of any  useful citizens. The moral and financial loss to our community life by a  continuation of the past and present  incompetent seryice cannot be computed on paper.  While I am at it let me take a rap at  the local board of trade. This, I un-  derstandj is an organic body constituted of our leading citizens, whereby  one can note the pulsations of public  life in the community. Without niin-  iinizing its accomplishments and usefulness in the past I note there is a  tendency to outside show without a  corresponding attention to inside conditions and health, and it avails little  the outside attention we show if the  inside body is decaying.  Take, for instance, our public roads  ���������tho arteries of community life.    If  the general condition of our roads has  escaped the attention of this body of  public men it is indeed dull and unresponsive to public feeling. I talked  with a stranger yesterday. He came  in his ���������car from Vancouyer to Duck  Creek, via Grand Forks and Spokane,  and returned by the same route. This  man confessed to me with a blush  (sensing he might hurt my local pride)  that in all his ttav������ Uing he never traversed a single piece of road in all that  in such horrible and intolerable condition as the roads from the intersection  of the boundary line to his turning  point at'Duck Creek.  I sense the indignation of Creston  board of trade on  being   accused of  having any responsibility for  bumpy  and   well "nigh    untrayelable   public  roads.    In this,  with  my highly res  pected board of trade I venture to take  issue, although I admit that tbe function of looking after  the public roads  in a non-municipal community is the'  sworn and honorable obligation of the  responsible elected  government.    But  when this self-same government���������our  own elected body���������turns out "to bc indifferent, if  not incapable, to perform  the trust bestowed upon it, and disregard the safety of citizens by permitting public bridges  to  become death  traps for both  man  and beast, then I  consider it tbe duty of a public body,  such  as  a board  of trade,  to assist,  guide and warn  such government of  its shortcomings.    But so far I have  not heard a protest emanate from this  local  board of   ours that anything is  lacking  in  the governnirnt proposals  in   the   community.      And   I   repeat  again, that if the board of trade cannot hear, or sae the true conditions, I  would not say it is dull, but  I would  say that it is a political imbecile.  Are yon, Messrs. --uoumiunity Farmers, as indifferent to serviceable public roads in our district as are, appar  ently, our guiding citizens and ruling  government ? If not, arise from your  two thousand years lethargy and take  the leading position; assert your supremacy in our next election, such as  the univerral law of nature has in  store for vou,   not for  the purpose of  iritKiug cue Sump ljs    uui* nn;������i.i x-uii-uiayu-  ary government officials, but for the  purpose'of converting these otherwise  cull materials into useful by-products  for public seryice. They are unfit as  farmers, but very useful* when we control, and can place them where" best  fitted, O. J. WIGEN.  The Cranbroofe Courier hears that  the B. C. Spruce Mills, Ltd., will this  year spend $1,000,000 on the erection  of a hew steel and concrete sawmill  plant near Wattsburg, which wiii cut  a quarter of a million feet a day.  Loyal Orange Lodge, No. 2095  Meets THIRD THURSDAY of  each month at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  ERIC OLSON, W.M  Grand U'orks reports tne -aprii ram-  fall the heaviest in that section's history.  NOTICE  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that  in accordance with an Amendment to*  the "Townsite Proportionate Allot--  nient Act" passed at the last session of  the Legislature any. person holding an  agreement for sale from the Crown in  respect to the purchase at Auction of  Town or City lots or lands within the  site or suburb of a town, payment for  which has not been made in full, and  who wishes to obtain a proportionate  allotment of such land in consideration  of the monies already paid, must file  application in that respect on or before  the 1st day of September, 1920, on  which date the privilege of obtaining a  proportionate allotment will cease and  any person in arrears of payment  under an agreement for sale as aforesaid, failing to make application as  stipulated will thereafter be debarred  from taking advantage of such privilege, and will be subject to the fulfilment of the terms of the sale and the  proiyisions of the "Land Act" governing overdue purchase money, in connection with which special attention is  drawn to the notice appearing in the  current issue of this paper.  GEO. R. NADEN,  Deputy Minister of Lands.  Department of Lands,  Victoria. B.C.. May 5th, 1������20.  Creston Valley Lands  Murdock Estate  Town Lots, Cattle Ranch  Fruit Ranch For Sale  Till!  nrHlevmentioned lands  aro for salo:  nrv  15J riiui-Ui of Town Lota (u>-o\\  Addition) in ono-aoro and lialii-  aoio blocks; prices from ^i500  to $850. On a beautiful trite*  overlooking Orenton Valley.  Tho woll-known Griffin Fruit  Kmioil of 20 nororn, with good  bungalow aud buildings, price  BIooUh G and 11, oIuho to oentro  of town, ol" 5 acres each, good  locality and excellent noil.  Price $2000 each block.  (Jedar  i  Hill Oattlo itiu,oh  *4  -JU  itALmim.wm.~-i.mtim- ' S  1,   VVoHt  ������ !r<*H),nii. Tt. iiorcH.   Itt>iit������������ !tii2J>00.  Ken   i-jlt'l.ie-llli'i'ti le.lili*."...  ROBERT STAIW, GrMton. IM,  Is*there any  Meat in the  House?  This is the first- question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. But why  worry ?  4xi    .. ������,   nc   ������  ���������Jl* 44JSI44.I XHtStX   Jt-00 tXttiM  Hams and Bacon  Finest  Quality  Cooued Haw.%  Lunch Meat  Bologna, <&c.  are   always   to   bo   had  her-*'.    In lin-ntH imlhing  quite cqimlu 'SliuinrocU  products.  to m y vO*  Butterfield's  Wynuclei, 6.C  Bananas  Oranges  Lemons  Peameal Back Bacon  Picnic Hams  Bologna Sausage  Pishing Tackle  Screen Doors  Window Screens  a X4~\  S-wSbS*  ������si AsriinuifiiiifliS  II  i !  & UU., Llll  Minimum price ot first-class land  reduced to ?5 an acre; second-class to  {2.50 an acre.  Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.  "Records will be granted covering only  land suitable for agricultural purposes  and which is non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but partiea of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary imorovements on respective  claims. >���������*���������������*  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  five years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 8 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes improvements to extent of  f 300 per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in  less than 5 years, and improvements  of $10.00 per acre, including 5 acres  cleared and cultivated, and residence  of at least 2 years are required, tx*  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant  may record another pre-emption, if he  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land.  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may be leased as homesltes;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.  For -grazing and Industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may bs  leased by one person or company.  .Mill, factory or Industrial sites on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may bo purchased; conditions Include  payment of ntumpngo.  Natural hay meadows innccosBlblo  ������y existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of  rood, not exceeding half of purchase  price, ta mado. p  PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE  A ACT.  The W--OP0 of this Act ts enlarged to  Include all persons Joining and serving wttk His Majesty's Forcon. The  timo within which the heirs or doviuces  of a deceased pro-omptor may apply  for title under this Act is extended  from for ono year from tho death of  cuch person, zj. Iy,vui~Ay, uutii ono  year after tho eonelu-ulon of the present  war. This privllego ta also mado retroactive. g������  No fooa relating to pre-emptions arc  duo or payable  by noldiera on    preemptions recorded after June 2C, lflis  Taxes are remitted for live yeura  1 rovlslon for return of moneys ac-  9ru,<5r'-duo and boon Pa,d alnce August  4, 101*. on account of pnvm������ntn.  fec-s  or tax on on soldiorn' pre-emptions.  Interest on agreomenta to purchase  t.0^:n..0������ c,ty loto hoU1 bV members of  Allied Forces, or doueneWulH. nonnlroel  Uirvci or indirect, remitted from enlistment to March 81, 1320.  uOu-PUHCHABliHli   OK  4, LANDS.  Pirovnilon    made    for    liunmnce    of  Crown ���������rrrnnt'i to pub-nurr*hr"t;-*' o'  ���������Crown I.nncl*������ ncqulrln-y "rlghtu from  purchasers who fulled to complete  imrcliaue. Involving forfeiture, on fulfillment of condition-**! of purchase Interest nn<3 fares. Where mb-purcUm*.-  ������*rn do tint claim wJinlf- n* ���������H������������������������!*���������.-r.*e ������-.���������������-  *i~i, yui.LH.mxx.ti luu'.o uu-u ������r.iiti iimcu nmv  be dlHtrlbutcd pro������*or*r lonnt ������������������"--  wholo er-ja. Api>l!cattonu  mssAm hy May J,  mo.  ORAZINa r  nrasing Act. l������>10. for feystematlo  u-jvcle.-iiii-uiit of tlvuntock lnduntry nro-  vltlcu for tfranliiK elli.trlcto und raiiue  i.di.iJr.l.itr..tt*_,a uiii"i������;r *v������ejiiiiiiirt-iie>ner  Antiunl rrrtitiiitr t><*rrr*i1tn lM<m..,--j ���������*-...���������.<��������� ,e*  ou miuiU-ru rai.Kuel; iirtorltv for ������-m������������h.  lUhe-Mi    owne-ru.      Hte)cj<-own*r������    may  merit,    free, or partially fi-e4������-., t>i-.uuitw  for bftt^lore^ cueu-vre** ur traveller*-*,  up  GRANTS  CROWN  -ly    ov***r  uiu.it   b������  ���������*l*aM������.*i'*l'l^������'i#*������i*<*������������*  mtm *m**i m>t*my'rimi0mmw*>imm4*m*  s&B-m  mwfM*mil������Xtttmmttmitll n  mxrtx mt-Utttx ���������*  pr-H tr  U Hm^t|^llm^e������*r*^Lilt4^^|^ti������l4t^M^t1UI^MI>ll*tlLU^���������t*lm\llf^t^41  ������i������i^^ 'THE     REVIEW,     CIlCSTOX.     B.      0,  .���������vi^Uf^^  AST GA'  ReyaJ Ye^Lst  has   beea the  standard   yeast  m Canada,   for  over 50 years* and si  ia a welfi known fact  th-sji     bread     ma.de  with   Eoya.!   Yea.st  possesses a. greater  amount of nourish'  ment than  that  made with any  other.  Clears Up  In!  Around about this time of the year  it is customary for the housewife to  indulge in her annual spring house-  cleaning. It has become the usual  procedure, too, for the provincial and  municipal fire prevention and health  authorities to declare "Clean-up" days  or weeks. The object is, of course,  to focus public attention upon the importance of organized community as  well as individual effort being devoted to the task of collecting and destroying the refuse and rubbish which  aiways accumulates around the house  atid other buildings during the severe  winter months.  It is important that this work be  attended to for many reason. First,  there is the question of health to be  considered. The accumulation of  dirt, filth and waste material of various kinds develop from such accumulations, but flies, the greatest of all  carriers of disease, find their chief  breeding places in filth and rubbish.  A general spring clean-up is one of  the best health measures that can be  taken  in  any  home  or  community.  The removal of the dust and dirt  resulting from the sealing up of houses and offices during the cold winter  months is also a protective measure  from moths and insects whose destructive activities are loo well known  to even require mention.  A general spring clean-up is important also from the standpoint of fire  protection. Many people who exercise care in regard to thc ���������:���������"*��������� cumulation of filth and rubbish which might  ing out lawns and gardens, and general home and civic betterment.  Although such organized co-operative effort is not possible in the rural  portions of thc West, it is none the  less important that the same work  should be earned out on every farmstead, and the united efforts of all  members of the family and thc hired  help directed to a general farm cleanup, not only around the home but all  the outbuilding. The removal of accumulated rubbish will not only improve the appearance of the place, but  it may easily be the direct cause of  preventing sickness and loss by fire.  Canada's fire loss annually is simply stupendous; it is the highest per  capita of any country in the world.  It amounts, on an average, to over  $25,00,000 a year, or at the rate of  $68,000 a day. According to statistics compiled by the National Board  of Fire Underwriters, 62 percent of  all fires start from preventable causes,  while fires of unknown origin are, it  is believed, also largely from preventable causes. This heavy fire loss  forces insurance companies to charge  extremely heavy premiums for fire  insurance, thus those innocent people  who take all possible precautions are  made to- suffer loss because, of the  carelessness of others.  Addressing a recent meeting* of the  Canadian National Safety League, one  speaker declared that experience has  shown that cleanliness about any institution would do more to prevent  fires than any other one thing. The  "rubbish habit," he declared, was a  source of constant danger.  Safety First: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure; it is  better to be sure than sorry���������all of  these old adages and scores of others  of like import apply to the question of  a general spring clean-tip and thc removal of rubbish and waste of every  description. Better still, of course, is  never to allow it to accumulate, but  under certain conditions this is not  wholly possible during the winter.  There should, however, in their own  individual and even selfish interests  be a general response by all people  to the proclamations issued by ih.8.  provincial governments of the West  for "C!ean-up" week. It is not necessary to wait vmtil that date, but  individual and community houseclean-  ing should not be deferred beA-ond it.  vtsmmrmismB&&  With  EGYPTIAN LINIMENT  For Sale by all Dealers  Douglas &  Company,  Napanee. Ont.  Conscience Money --  Thc Chancellor of the Exchequer  of the United Kingdom publicly acknowledges the receipt of fifty pounds  conscience money from S.O.S. It is  a big amount in the circustances, but  doubtless   is   as   a   grain   of   sand  on  Binding1 Power of  The British Throne  It is Because a������ the Republic Spirit  That British Monarchy  Stands Firmly  Western Australia Mail.���������The British  Empire, or, as it is of late more  correctly    being    styled,    the   British  Commonwealth of Nations, could not  well exist without the nexus of a common throne.    This crowned republic,  if it is to continue as a political entity  cannot conceivably scrap the institution  of   the  monarchy,  which  is   the  axis round which all our governmen  the beach  to what is owed  the gov- tal  machinery  so  smoothly revolves,  ernment by individuals    whose    con- The  sovereign  people   are  not more  sciences do not worry them, at least sovereign    anywhere   than in Britain  to    the   extent   of   compelling a dis- and in the self-governing Dominions  gorgement.     S. O. S.  is  a  lonely   fel- The American   president    may,    and  low.    Or is it a she?���������Montreal Gazette.  HEART   SO   BA  WAS NOT SAFE TO  LEAVE HER ALONE  Miss Eva P. Yateman, Krugcrs-  dorf, Ont., writes: ��������� "I feel that I  must_ write and tell you of the benefit i have received from Mil-  burn's Heart and Nerve Pills.  About four % years ago I was  taken terribly bad with my  heart, nerves and fainting spells, and  was down in bed for about _ six  months. I doctored with two different doctors and seemed to get better,  although the fainting spells would  not leave me. I would take such terrible falls, wherever I was, that it  was not safe to leave me at home at  any time. At last I decided to resort to proprietary medicines and  took several different kinds, but  seemed to receive but little benefit  from them. One day noticing the  advertisement of Miiburn's Heart  and Nerve Pills I decided to try  them, and before I had taken more  than two boxes I could see they were  helping me. I have taken about ten  boxes, and am almost cured of those  terrible spells. I sincerely feel that  your medicine has proved a blessing  to me, and I advise any one troubled  with thcir heart to try them, as I am  confident they will find relief."  Miiburn's Heart and Nerve Pills  are 50c a box at all dealers or mailed  direct on receipt of price by The T.  Milburn  Co.,  Limited, Toronto,  Ont.  does on occasions, exercise an autocratic power which no occupant of the  British throne could or would attempt  and it is because of the republic spirit which pervades British political institutions that the British monarchy  stands so. firmly as it does. A paradox  this no doubt, but a paradox which  exactly expresses the truth.  r  a���������a ~ t.ta&B'Q-  This Is Just the season  whenRheumatismwlthits  srlndlng pain and stiffening? ot Joints gets bold of  you.   Fight it with  Rheumatic  Capsuies  Tcmpleton's Rheumatic  Capsules taring certain  relief, and permanent results. They are recommended by doctors, and  sold by reliable druggists  everywhere tor $1.0 4 a box,  or write to Templetons,  142 King St. W., Toronto.  Mailed anywhere on  receipt of prlce_>  05  ASTHMA  Ask for Minard's and take no other.  A SMILE IN EVERY DOSE  OF BABY'S OWN TABLETS  Baby's Own Tablets are a regular  joy giver to the little ones ��������� thcy  never fail to make the cross baby  happy. When baby is cross and frel-  fu1 lhe mother may be sure something is the matter for it is not baby's  have an adverse efT<;c.t on health, and ! nature to bc cross unless he is ailing  ' i v*r_.i      :.:       1.���������1...   -���������_       :c   1-.  as the breeding place? of germs and  insects of many kin������������������!���������;, neglect to collect  ar.d  remove  other  kinds  of  rub-  u: s 11  fires  *. *.o.i  V.*P.U(  no in;  "all   '  !:01  ai)*..'���������*.*rous irom  the   cr'.nse     of  Mothers, if your baby is cross; if hc  cries   a   great   deal   and   needs   your  constant attention day and night, give  him  a dose  of  Baby's  Own   Tablets.  They   arc  a  mild  but   thorough  laxative,  which  will   quickly  regulate   the  i bowels and  stomach  and thus relieve  ������������������.l'.-'i-jy,  i c-siiit | con?[ipation    and    indigestion,    colds  *.  v.'1-.'.i  consc-; and simple fevers    and    make    baby  i ������������������..' '.iy   and '. happy  ���������  there  surely  is   a  smile  in  c      ' i every   dose   of   the   Tablets.     Baby's  Own Tablets are sold by medicine  dealers or by mail at 25 cents a box  from The Dr. Williams Medicine Co.,  P-oekyille, Ont.  Parasites as Exterminators  Development of internal parasites,  which will ultimately exterminate the  grasshopper, is being carried on at thc  University of Saskatchewan by Dr. A.  E. Cameron, Dominion entomologist.  Thc scientist says that ordinary methods must again be used this year,  but hopes ihat development of the  parasite will be sufficient in 1921 to  prevent any further grasshopper plague.  Sheep Ranchers For B. C.  The owners of an area totalling  160,000 acres in ihe Cotsa Francois  and Stuart Lakes districts in B. C,  have sold out to a party of 12 prairie  farmers who will run sheep there. "-A  Manitoba rancher has bought 3,200  acres near Stuart Lake and taken an  option on 5,000 additional acres, while  a Victoria resident recently bought  2,040 acres on the Necoslc river in the  same section. An influx of Swiss farmers is expected into thc province,  with a view to settlement, being graduates of thc agricultural college at  Zurich. Thcy are mainly interested in  the dairy business.  Templeton's RftZ^AH Oap-  Bules are guaranteed to relieve  ASTHMA, Don't suffer another day.  Write Templetons, 14-42 King St.  W., Toronto, for freesampie.  Reliable druggists Bell them frit  91.04 ei box.  I Amer  | Dog)  America's Pioneer  : Remedies  BOOK   ON  DOG    DISEASES  and  How to  Feed  Mailed     Free    to    anr  Address   by  the  Author  H.   CLAY   GT.OVER  CO.,   INC.,  118     West    31st-street,  New   York.   U.S.A.  The Horse Doctor  Little Irene marched into the room  UlCdllUCSS.  "O mother," she said, "don't scold  me for being late for supper, I've had  such a disappointment. A horse fell  down, and they saiei they were going  to send for a horse doctor, so I waited and waited. And what do you  think? It wasn't a horse doctor at  aii.    Jt was just a man.  -*-B  Imperial Eureka  Harness Oil  remains in the leather (unlike  vegetable oils) an-d prevents  cracking or breaking of stitches.  Keeps straps and tugs pliable and  strong ��������� preserves the harness  against the action of sweat, moisture and dust���������wards off insects.  Imparts a rich, black lasting  finish.  Imperial Mica  Axle Grease  smooths the surface of axle and  hub with a filling of fine mica  ���������relieves the cause of friction  ���������coats' and cushions with a  layer of high-grade lubricating  grease. Lessens the strain on  harness and horses. Cuts down  repair bills. Sold in sizes from  a I lb. tin to a barrel.  Minard's    Liniment,    Lumberman's  Friend.  Care of the Battery  he-  ! ilC  nd  '";<���������  JrUl>*  "l. I,.I'll''-       I'  :���������*.���������������������������:,'.  Saskatchewan Sells Bonds  Tlie  Saskatchewan government has  ::������������������,.. effected a sale of one million dol-  I !ar-,  of  rr.n.'i*-  ivr, l-  Tjtulr  tr-i *,*-'*  .'I I  i;; e-;vi''.h!;  i   t i  n   r'jrr  !"*  li"**'-.'".!;  . the  '* nl  ������������������!���������������������������  Tour year six percent Saskal-  lionds at 102.20, or a net cost  ���������i.-ovinco   at   tlie   rate   of   5.37  it wri:.* announced by thc ITon.  A.   .'.Hiiininev,  provincial  iroas-  Known Everywhere  If you do not use Imperial Mica  Axle Grease and Imperial Eureka  Harness Oil ask your neighbour  about them. They are the highest  quality made. You cannot get better at any price. Used by farmers  and teamsters in every community.  MADE IN CANADA  1*42935  ficTF-  vsiMasanmxsiikmmtm'  y-0AAu.A^i^iLP\~-2l^s'ii-P^  for year* breakfast:  i  m  "***ato^J^*^^*LR^    '^W J&, ^      ^-mWm-mmt.   ^^^MW^  A ready-to-eai food that costs  IxmrntL     V..I    i-T   r- -   -        -I  XJ\-i\r  iJL*C*-.i.������C"     OU l\J.  nyn   ,. ./r*- ix.  i.o  xAaUx,   ojl    *ci. J-tr*  sound, nourishment ofN wheat,  Appetizm.p  Economical  Why Distilled Water is Always Used  For Batteries  A good deal of ignorance is abroad  as to why nothing but distilled water  should be used in storage cells, says  thc Motor Annual of Popular Science  Monthly. All but distilled water contains mineral matter in solution, and  although this may bc small iu quantity, as lhe water evaporates the mineral mailer is leP behind and all that  ever enters the eo.ll remain*-) there.  Tt i.s obvious, therefore, that: the amount of mineral matter in solution is  i ���������.jii.-.li-.relly iii*.'-.'*....^ing, vrcry :->uuii tin-*  con central ion becomes so great that  mineral salts are deposited on the  plates of the cells. Electrolytic action then begins between the salts  and the plates, the* framework of the  platers is eaten away and. tlie life of  thc cell destroyed. The energy wasted in thc pro<*of,s, too, i*** considerable.  ..xiieie peni'iie.* iiave die idea thai,  boiling water help;;, but boiled water  is worse than unboiled, for the con-  ci'iil ration of mineral mailer in solu-  iii'H   ���������:,   (riny      em e e .i.-jcd. Therefore,  a ���������.���������oid   lije;  use  of any  but pure  di.-ilib  Ie il   uater   in   fillin-/   steerage   cell;).  A i r\ -.. ,... 0...  d~\ *-    *��������� Vi   KJi. r:i  r*\  i  i .wi.*!   v/ uy i i������ *.-j  **" m  J.  ���������.>t'i'.H;e   ioi*  Coiii  ��������� '���������i'"'i'* v. ill* ;< ' te<r:i|;<: e-apaciiy i>(  10,000 ������������������.������������������������������������, io I- extended to handle  .M.U00 te.n:;, have been secured ill Wiii-  '������������������'"*l/: to ;,te*,ie e*oa! shipped from  I 'Miiulie lb**. Alia. This i:; (he first  time '���������'���������al fioiii the Dnimhellrr mines  be i ei   sienfei in  that city.  r.������w|--*e  Errr-mi-*������iiu.rMrmrruu>Mi.Mvr������UiiMwr������i..-<i������iv.^-.rw *.<*-<^ *.<r.-*  mmmttmiLmittri-d'iimi.tti4-d*ivt0tt00ti4x.i. ,       ,.,.... . ,.��������� .. .   ..... mi  ***m"**"nffw*mm^  I"  > X\K  cDeligbts tbe ^ride  ' I 'iTl-i -Siiverpiate or William Kogera  -~ and his Son in popular for its en-  ���������during beauty and tlie underlying char**  cicter of it.-) quality.  Wise purchasers will insist on comparing  it with, other tahlcw-irc when making  purchases.  (71\c Silt/crplnt. of  William 'Rogers and Ma Son  "cMic 2u-# at tf\~ 9kcc~  Mtfltt irul Ouir*r\tfc*������l t>/'  ��������������� *1    Id    ���������** .0   w"Sr ���������* '*��������������� ������**���������������������������        t.    mft-xt <#"���������/-*, ~f   mxmm-m  VV4VJ.      4VWUij|Vcl       elVaft-VJ*      \~*\mS*+-~-4m-~J'~  /*fi,m~ -j^m.mv.L&i-X-'l  ,,dC"-������   ��������� ���������'���������. ..'���������'������������������-.���������"J������������������ e*w|  ������������������'������������������''.Kvi*'*?.^^  Lfttritar'li mixtmjAmuuM^ASmm reM|^||UyMII|lttlH|Uitf|-Ktt REVIEW,     GRESTO&,    B.     A|  ^_ -i   Permanent Board  ToB  . .SfIT    ^imwll"/*-*.!?  neax -i^roricaies  o-  Winnipeg.��������� James Stewart, chairman of the Canadian wheat board, announces that the value of the "participation certificates" will not be less  than 40 cents per bushel.  The official statement of the board  reads as follows:  The Canadian wheat board feels  that some idea should be given as to  the probable value of the participation  certificates issued by the board. The  wheat has not all been marketed by  Ail Wan! Representation  Other Dominions May Ask For Privilege of Individual Ambassador  Montreal.���������A London cable to the  Montreal star says: "If Canada is permitted to establish an individual diplomatic representative in Washington,  three other great British colonies may  bc expected to ask for the same priv  ilege.    This is thc personal opinion of  thc farmers, and it is indeed difficult  several members of the foreign office  to estimate closely the quantity remaining in their hands to be marketed before the new crop. Other factors enter into the situation^ such as  the values prevailing when and as the  wheat is marketed, as well as the  quantity required for domestic use before the new crop, a late harvest making a difference of several million  bushels.  iNotvvmiiJiaiiuing uus, lUt* uuaiu estimates that it should bc able to pay  at least 40 cents per bushel against  the wheat represented by the participation certificates.  At tlie conclusion of the present  season complete returns of the year's  operations will bc made known, and  a final report as to the full value of  thc participation certificates will be  issued.  staff. The dominions referred to are  New Zealand, South Africa and Australia. These officials take the view  that the Dominions should be accorded the fullest freedom in conducting  their international tariff, customs,  boundaries and immigration affairs.  The only matters which should be  strictly reserved for the British ambassador are those pertaining to the  foreign policy of thc empire as a  whole, thcy believe.  Business Interests Throughout Country Send Resolutions to  Government  Ottawa.���������Communications from the  business interests throughout thc  country have been received by the  government favoring the bill to establish a permanent board for thc purchase of governmental and other supplies. Resolutions in approval have  been received from the boards of  trade of Vancouver, Calgary, Moose  Jaw, Medicine Hat, Saskatoon and  Winnipeg, the associated boards of  trade of British Columbia and the  Canadian Manufacturers' Association.  The point generally taken in thc question is that the establishment of such  a board would mean greater economy  in - the purchase of supplies and give  every man engaged in thc business a  fair chance to compete.  ^'~>m~y~-0    ~  B*^'W-&  ^sm*H%dy   w  &a9S-x  fart or  ���������"$���������3"^  ,-^JL_  Forced to Economize  -o  Ontario Liquor Laws  Is  Wilson Is Criticized  Registration in  ut i.   -rs^-ii  A.U   Av-cjj*ae.ci   jui  Dry Province  Winnipeg.  ���������  Registration   for  theJsc^at^intoratifi^ation ~of the "Treaty"  No Excuse at All For Prolongation,  d-L **���������    -***������T-.    -        rrr*      AT rx        .  .   -    \ji war, oays ������3*=nator  Knox  Washington.��������� Opening the debate  on his resolution to declare the state  of war with Germany and Austria at  an end, Senator Knox, Republican, of  Pennsylvania, declared in the senate  that President Wilson was arbitrarily  maintaining that the U.S. technically  was   at  war  in   order   to'coerce   the  coming provincial general election, it  is officially announced, will begin in  Winnipeg at 143 polling divisions on  May 10 and extend over the next two  days. But it is not registration for  this election alone. Some time in the  late summer or early fall the people  of Manitoba will be given an opportunity of saying, whether.they want a  bone dry province or not. Thosc who  register will have the opportunity of  expressing thcir views by the ballot.  Those who do not will not have this  right.  Price for 1920 Crop  Ottawa.��������� It is freely predicted in  authoritative quarters "that the price  of the 1920 crop will be 1 'gher, some  members believing that it will go to  $3.00 per bushel, provided there are  no internal troubles in any of thc larger  countries of the world.  Continuance of the wheat board is  still looked for, in view of thc fact  that F.uropcans governments have  practically decided to stand together.  of Versailles.  "There was no excuse whatsoever  for greatly prolonging the war beyond  the signature of thc armistice," Senator Knox said, "and the only explanation for so doing was the deliberate  aim to retain all those autocratic compulsory powers, with which the executive had "been endowed for the prosecution of the war, in order that they  might be used for other purposes."  Declaring that hc entertained only  sympathy for thc president in his illness and "sympathy for the country  which must suffer under him because  of it," Senator Knox said it was an  unwelcome task to judge onc who has  fallen in public esteem." The Senator  then launched into a severe criticism  of the president for his "stand pat attitude" in regard to the treaty.  Strangled Girl At Own Request  Hun Delegation Reaches London  London. ��������� A German delegation,  headed by Dr. Zcelingcr, has arrived  in London to settle with the maritime  section of thc reparation-* committee  the questions of the remaining, ships  to bc handed ovcr to thc allies,  LET "DANDERINE"  BEAUTIFY HA-HX  Glrlsl  Have a mass of long,  thick. pleamv hair  * ��������� ��������� *���������*       -xA ttf  Alleged Confession is Placed As Evidence in Trial on Charge  Of Murder  rontiac, Mich.���������The state has closed its case in the trial of Anzon Best,  charged with thc murder of Miss Vera  Schneider, and a. few character witnesses were examined for the defence.  Best, it was said, would probably  take the stand in his own  behalf.  After thc introduction of an alleged  confession ovcr thc objection of defence counsel, newspaper men who interviewed Best related the prisoners'  alleged, statements that he had strangled the telephone operator at her  own request.  County officers placed on thc stand  declared tliey had not used force in  obtaining the alleged confession, as  claimed by Best when hc r-d-pudiatcd  the statement attributed to him by  Prosecutor Gillespie.  Board  of License  Commissioners  Given Greater Measure of  Control  Toronto.���������Amendments to thc Ontario Temperance act introduced by  Hon. N. C. Nixon in the .-u-^islatufe  reduces the minimum penalty to bc  imposed on persons having liquor illegally in their possession from $200  to $100. The maximum penalty that  may be imposed under the act is increased, however, from $1,000 to $2,-  000. Either a fine or imprisonment  may be imposed at thc magistrates'  discretion.  The board of license commissioners is given a greater measure of control over the number of prescriptions  issued by physicians by being empowered to refuse to honor prescriptions  issued too promiscuously. The allowance of liquor to dentists for medicinal purposes is increased from six  ounces to one quart.  A person convicted of a breach of  the Ontario Temperance Act will be  forbidden to have liquor in his home,  even if he move from the house iii  which the liquor was kept. This prohibition remains in force for a year  following thc conviction.'  Persons convicted of being drunk or  disorderly twice within three months  may be committed to jail or to an industrial farm for a period of not more  than three months.  Certain of ships on lakes or rivers  within the province are made responsible for infractions of the act which  may occur on thcir vessels.  Imprisonment without the option of  a fine, is made the penalty for persons  who are intoxicated while in charge  of a motor car under a bill introduced  by Hon. W. E. Raney. Dr. Stevenson  of London, "sugested confiscation of  automobiles while thc owners were  in prison.  Former Kaiser's Whole Stable is up  For Auction  The Hague.���������Horses, carriages and  harness belonging to the former German emperor, including a set Or gold  mounted harness presented to him by  thc Pope, are offered for sale in a  display advertisement in the Handels-  blad. The advertisement is signed  only with a number, but it is agreed  to furnish photographs and other information. So far as the Associated  Press is able to learn, no doubt exists that it is Count Hohenzollern  himself who is disposing of the goods.  'For some time past rumor at Amerongen has had it that the former, emperor's financial condition has not  been thriving.  Best Medicine He  Has Ever Taken  FATHER TELLS OF SON'S HELP  FROM DODD'S MEDICINES  He Recommends Everybody Who  Has Shaking or Pain in the Heart  To Use Dodd's Dyspepsia Tablets  and Dodd's Kidney Pills.  Birmingham,    Sask.,    May   10th. ���������  Copenhagen.��������� Danish troops have  occupied Northern Schlcswig, the people of which on February 10 last, in  a plebiscite provided for in the peace  treaty, voted by a large majority for  a return of this part of the territory  to Danish nationalitj'.  The Germans had been in control  there since 1866. Enthusiastic scenes  accompanied the arrival of the Dane9  at Sonderburg. There the entire population, among them a number of aged  persons, who still remembered the  rain of German shells on the town 56  years ago, and about 50 veterans of  the war of 1864 were out to cheer  them.  A force of Danes also arrived in  Haderslef (Hadersleven) and were  welcomed by a crowd estimated to  aggregate 20,000. Danish and French  troops marched through beflagged  streets to the barracks, where, amid  great rejoicing, the German colors  were hauled down and the Danish  flag was hoisted. At Tondern, British troops were drawn up to receive  the Danes.  Admiral Sheppard, commander of  the allied occupation forces, will officially transfer the military authority  to the Danish commander at Sonderburg. ,  /C-^.:r.l\ "TV  L xJIJSCLxLLJ.      -  -  G-U.U. o x-t-trxLuizy   j. ins ano  Dodd's Dyspepsia Tablets are the  best medicines my son has ever taken."  This is the statement of Mr. Johannes Reinson, a well-known resident he-re. "When he starred to take  them," Mr. Reinson continues, "there  was not much hope of him. Soon  after starting to take thc Dodd's Medicines he began to improve in health  and now he is well."  He advises everybody who has  shaking or pain in thc heart to use  Dodd's Kidney Pills and Dodd's Dyspepsia. Tablets.  The Dodd's Medicines act on thc  two essefltials to good health. The  Tablets help to digest thc food and  produce good blood. The Pills act  on the kidneys, healing and strengthening them, thus ensuring that the  blood is kept free from impurities.  For thc work of healthy kidneys is  to strain all impurities out of the  blood.  Ask;your neighbors if Dodd's Kidney PUls do not heal and strengthen  the kidneys.  in tne war of i������o4, Prussia and  Austria wrested the duchies of Schles-  wig and Holstein from Denmark.  Two year's later Prussia's victory  over Austria resulted in the incorporation of the duchies in the dominions of Prussia with the provision that  the people ultimately should decide  their nationality by plebiscite. This  agreement never was kept by Prussia  and was repudiated by her on the formation of the Germam Empire in 1871.  ce  "SYRUP OF FIGS"  CHILD'S LAXATIVE  Look at tongue!  Remove poi-  sons from little stomach, >  liver and bowels  Let "Danderine1' cave your hair and  uoub-tc ������i:> uc.ua^. iuu t-.r.. iuvc 'ulj  of long, thirlr, rttrong, lustrous hair.  Don't lei it stay lifeless, thin, scraggly  or fading. Bring back Um roleir, vigor  and vitality.  Get a 35-c.ent bottle of delightful  "Danderine" at any drug or toilet  ���������j.ttinelci tu freshen youi sedp; check  ���������dandruff anel falling hv.lv. Vour hair  ticcd-i this rttiniulutitig  tonic,  then  itn  tifrr      e'eilen      hi ���������>��������� ll I nrs*-*    Liliil    .eliut n i.(11'  r  will  return ��������� Hurry!  Further Advance in Paper Prices  ��������� Washington.���������Further advances in  I print paper price*'-, nr-** to be made" by  the International Paper company on  July 1, oaid a telegram from Chester  W. Lyman, vice-president of the company, whieh was presented to the rch-  ate committee now investigating the  paper  -shortage.       Thc  message  was  addn-ssed to Joseph Pulitzer, Jr., pub-  i;.i..... nt ii,,. c������    r r...:.- i*>r-r-i m���������.-.-.-,.,.!,  Hindenburg'ti Statue in Confiscated  Berlin.��������� The colossal Hindenburg  war *\atuc, standing in front of the  Tieichr. tag, bar. breti confiscated  by   the police.    Thi.*. ucliuu  was taken  !'.!    ���������*..'"   I'.''     ���������'.'     ���������>��������� >-<r/-|ie     it ir- .yi ���������s>,i|iili| y    of  di-ioieb-rs   in   thc   event   of   it-t   bring  moved  lroni   iicnuany.  British Trade Improving  Unemployment is Less Now Than in  Any Period Before  The War  London.���������Sir Robert Home, president of 'die board of trade, speaking at  a dinner of ihe Londor. chamber of  commerce, said that thc present state  of British trade showed that the nation could go forward with thc greatest confidence. Unemployment, he  said, was today lower than at any period before the war, although about  eight hundred thousand more people  were now engaged in industry. About  G5 percent of thc returned soldiers had  now been absorbed in industry.  Anion:"; the guests were Sir George  Tcrley, Canadian high commissioner  and Sir Lomer Gouin, premier of  Quebec.  To Repatriate Huns  Meeting to be Held in Genoa on Juno  15 Under Auspices of the  League of Nations  Ottawa.���������Canada will be represented at the second International Labor  conference called under the auspice*  of the League of Nations. The conference is due to open in Genoa, Italy,  on June 15. Thc Canadian delegates  will bc: Government, Sir George Per-  ley, high commissioner in London; C.  J. Desbarates, deputy minister of naval service. Employers': Thos. Robb,  Montreal, Shipping Federation o?  Canada. Workers: G. J. Gauthier,  Montreal, seamens' union.  The conference has been specially  called to deal with labor questions affecting seamen.  Accept "California Syrup of Fig-".*'  only���������look for the name California on  the package, then you arc imre your  child i-j having the best and most  harmless lax a liye or phytic for thc  little titoinach, liver and bowels. Children love its delicious fruity taste.  Full dfiectioa*.; for child':i do-a*. on  each bottle.   Give it without fear.  Vlrl nell*r* I V r\tt        ,,.,t,i.X        ,.,,..       "I   'nl',( r.f  ilia."  Two Hundred Thousand Prisoners in  Russia Said to be in Terrible  Condition  Washi lglon.��������� Dr. Fridtof Nanscn,  the Norwegian explorer, probably will  head the organization to be set up by  the Leai'ue of Nations for the purpose ol repatriating /iUU.UuiJ German,  Austrian and other war prisoners still  held in Russia. Reports to bc submitted to the league council al Koine  this uioiit.ii bay liial unless these nu-u  are rescued from thcir prison camps  in Siberia before next winter few of  them art* likely to Mirvive. They  havc been  in captivity ior live  years.  Volcano Eruption  New York.-���������Indications that a volcano eruption is taking place on thc  Island of Providence, be-longing to  Columbia, and 120 miles off the coast  of the Carribcan sea, were reported  today by the United Fruit Company  steamer Calamares.  R^  V,  gxtexrx    K fx-vMitr  0.    W Trmlm  Automobile  Like New  Votes for Women  Capo Town, Union of South Africa.  ���������Thc lie\i.w. of ass.cj-.ibly has  passed  :i re^fdutieiti favoring the cvte-ir-'ion  ot'  the ���������mrli'Miir-irnry franrhi-^r- to wnnien.  KLEANALL AUTO  Body Top Dressing  0T  Gives your automobile a lasting and brilliant polish that  docs not catch dust. Removes  nil dirt and grease. Easily applied.     Preserves   thc   unisli.   -.  RE-NU-ALL  \ ssiis   'l\*������r*    1 Wot jui n err  Made* "especially for leather,  pantasote, mohair and rubber  tops. Preserves the top and  makes U waterproof. Leaves a  rich, lasting enamel l'tnisli. Will  tieit  pee*l  or crack.  \ :\ v> riI.\i-iim    l-V> i i������ i l-��������������� >;  Ilamiltou  I .tei<ef "'-J  Or.t.  \v.  IA.  u.  l*i;> TH������  CBE8TCK  EEVIEW  Local and Personal  Horse, harness and buggy for sale.  ���������Cr. Dayie, Canyon,  Fob Sale���������Pony, 5 years old, weighs  about 1000 lbs.    VV. B, Muir, Creston.  Duck Eggs For Hatching���������Peekin  ..I-    <C1     fxCi   ~tiy..  tltJ   V0.X.XJK4    14K.-X  Arxrvrttrt  \XX4diVr,..  \l*T  T**rm vvvrv    t^v.actdvvr,  VV   rxrir.. ,vf    v rr. .- xi tixr 00 .  . Mrs. Vaehon left* on Sunday for  Spokane, where she is spending a few  days with friends.  Alhs Jennie Nicholls, who is teaching at Roosville, was at her home here  for the Victoria Day vacation.  Mrs. Erickson and Miss Dobbin of  ("ranbrook, spent a few days here  early in the week, with  Mv.-s. Bennett.  Fok Sale���������Holstein cow, milking.  Also some Wagner and Macintosh  Red apple trees and cherries, W. K.  Brown, Creston.  The Embree garage on Monday unloaded two more Chevrolet autos as  well sis one of the firm's light delivery  cars, for which there is a buyer in  sight.  Fob Sale���������Buggy, in good shape  McOreath's Livery, Creston.  Fob Sale���������Two Shorthorn milch  cows.   Ashley Cooper, Wynndel, B.C.  Fob Sale���������Bay mare, & years oid,  1300 lbs, price right. Enquire Review  Office.  Miss Ella Leamy, nurse in training  u,t> the Nelson hospital, is spending a  re  -r������   un  -^ ������**r   rc-w  her home here.  GSrtid  Mor-  For    Sale���������Horse,    harness  buggy,  also light dump cart,  row's blacksmith shop, Creston.  Vice-principal Pearce of the public  school, accompanied by Mi'-s. Pearce,  were with Nelson friends over the  week-end.  Miss Hunt, teacher of Division 2 of  the public school, and Miss Evelyn  Bevan, were week-end visitors with  Cranbrook friends.  R. Helme of Vancouver, B.C. superintendent of the Dominion Express Co.,  was here a couple of days this week,  visiting his sister. Mrs. J. Hobden.  S.yrting tomorrow the Peekin is  go ng back to its old standard Saturday uight show of nine reels���������one of  comedy, two of serial and six feature.  Th ���������* C.P.R has a small crew of men  at. work here erecting the promised  HUM) unloading platform, which is  being put in next the Imperial Oil Co.  w .: ehi.use.  For Sale���������Span Percheron horses,  well matched, weight 2300; also harness, wagon, sleighs and plow, all in  good shape. Enquire at McCre-itb's  liyery barn,   L. C. Davis.  Saturday, Oct. 2nd. has been decided  upon as the date for Creston's 1920 fall  fair,  with  entries  due  to   close the  Thursday preyious.    This year's prize  I list will run to almost ������600.  Presbyterian Ladies' Aid are having a 15-cent tea and sale of cooking  on Saturday .afternoon, May 29th, in  Speers' Hall, from 3 to 5.30, to which  the ladies are all cordially invited.  ������  Oreston Fruit Growers Union advises that the final shipment of seed  potatoes has just arrived and those  wanting them should secure a supply  at once.   They are .going at $7.50  C.P.R. Conductor Caven spent a  couple qf days in Creston the middle  of the week, looking after the planting of a couple of acres of potatoes on  his ranch in the Alice Siding section.  Readers will not overlook the fact  that Wednesday is the King's Birthday���������a statutory holiday for the  banks and postoffice, and the regulation half-holiday for the merchants.  Miss Maggie Trotter, formerly on  the telephone central staff, but" who  has been at Macleod. Alta., the past  four years, spent the week-end with  her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. Trotter.  BLOUSES  for every occasion. Material, style and shade in  the very latest. Handsome enough to wear to  the most exacting place.  Come in and look over  our large assortment before purchasing elsewhere.  MRS. BRUCE  Postoffice Blk.       CRESTON  Mrs. Mead, who since her return  f.*. ui California, about a month ago,  has hem at Natal with her son,  George, returned to Creston the latter  part of the week.  Ranch Fob Sale���������10 acres bearing  orchard, or will divide into five-acre  ranches if desired. Mostly apples, of  first-class yarieties. Apply Box 78,  Reyiew Office, Creston.  Creston baseball team was winner  in a double header at the local diamond on Sunday, beating Wynndel 12  nj-xts   \~t   IU  Xj.fmg~.X0.  ing a 5 - 0 shutout against Porthiil for  the' end of a perfect day.  Mason & ftiseh  Pianos Just Arrived  They consist of beautiful styles  and finish. Can be bought on  easy terms, at very little more  than pre-war prices. Write or  phone, or call at���������  Mason & Risch? Ltd<  Phone 41.      P.O. Box 615  NELSON, B.C.  (Bet tlie Outfit 1ftea<i$  'i h-**  fish  (j cas  ;i  will lie biting soon.    Be among the first  line.    Make a selection from our stock of  jfishing Gachk  l  iiie llitest fish  will  not  r }i;iv(-  evervthirii''  and   *ii<  ;!Wjiv  be  the ones to  for tlie fisherman.  get  Hardware & Furniture Supply  Company Manager  M. ./. HOY I)  The Methodist Ladies' Aid had no  trouble disposing of their supply of  home cooking at their sale and tea on  Saturday afternoon last, with the  day's financial intake running to $20.  Mr. Patlf r.-ion of Penticton is expected today to take up. the work of day  operator at Creston station. It is expected that with his coming the local  depot will operate on town time���������from  8 to 5, with an hour off at noon.  E. L. T. Taylor, a local rancher who  quit the land just prior to the outbreak of war, and who joined up for  overseas service at Ljethbiidore earlv  in 1915, is spending a few days here  this week renewing old acquaintances.  Erickson Women's Institute members will hold a dance at the home of-  Mrs. F. V. Staples on Wednesday evening, June 3rd. Admission 50 cents,  which includes supper. Candy and  ice cream  on  sale.    Everybody   wel-  Dr. Lillie, the Blairmore dentist,  who visits Creston each month, announces that he has gone on a two  month's business trip and will not be  at Creston during June or July, but  will again take up dental work bn his  return.  The Stockbreeders' Association has  donated the fall fair a silver cup,  which is to be awarded the best btTef  type animal at the -fair; and must be  won two years in Succession before becoming the permanent property of  any exhibitor. ��������� ~  ���������Gregory Nicholas, a Bonners Ferry  Indian, who threatened the use of a  revolver on Dong Barney, when the  Pacific restauranteur refused to supply him with cider, was fined $10 and  costs Friday night for carrying concealed weapons. -  The May export trade statement includes the outgo of 33 cases and a ten-  gallon demijohn of whiskey, representing the ingathering of Provincial  police Vaehon during the past six  weeks. It was billed to the government vendor at Vancouver.  The first spray of the series of thi-ee  was pretty well completed at the end  of the week, and those who keep tab  on these affairs state that the work  this year ie completed ruit more than  five days later than in 1910, with the  bloom in, apparently, healthier condition.  Another part of the good road making outfit arrived on Monday. It is a  water cart which will be required for  sprinkling purposes when highway  huilding commences. The roller anil  power equipment is on the way and  operations will commence early next  month.  Jas. Smith, of Nelson, who is in  charge of the Mason & Riseh Piano Co.  busiiu'ss" in Kootenay, spent, the latter  part of the week in this section, and  reports businesH splendid. Within  the past year he has sold an even  dozen of the well-known pianos in  Creston Valley.  TneHday is Lhe lusfe day fur receiving  entries for the prospective flower  show under*'Women's Institute auspices. If held tho Fair will not tnl^"* place  until July but the early receiving of  entries is necessary in order to decide  whether it ia worth while attempting  to hold the show.  Father Lam Lot of Cranbrook, who  looks after the spiritual needs of the  Creston Indians, is leaying this month  on an extended holiday to his old  home in Belgium, and wiii be gone at  least until fall. His health has been  very uncertain the past year and a  prolonged holiday was imperative.  According to thc returns made at  the annual meeting of the Stockbreeders' Association, "just a little oyer 2500  tons of hay were cut on the flats last  season, which was required to feed  just oyer 2100 head of stock. On top  of this possibly another 500 tons were  brought in from outside points baled.  Messrs. Constable and Hayes left  yesterday for Inyermere for acbnfer-  ence of East Kootenay boards of trade  at that point, which may result in the  formation of an associated board for  the territory east of Kootenay take.  The visitors will be guest at a banquet  on Friday night while on Saturday  night those of them who are members  of the Masonic fraternity will be similarly feted by Columbia Lodge which  meets in regular session that eyening.  The arrival of three more cars of  flour and feed for Creston Fruit Grow  ers' Union should relieye all anxiety  as to a famine for the present in these  commodities. The warehouse is'now  stacked to the roof, while the hay  shed is also equally well stocked. The  Union alone has a supply of twenty  tons of flour and if all the other Valley dealers combined are as well prepared there is now at least a fifty-  pound sack of flour available for eyery  man, woman and child in the Valley,  Alberta University, Edmonton, announces the awarding of the B.A.  degree to Rev. G. H. Hamilton local  Methodist pastor, at this year's convocation. Mr. Hamilton had completed three years of his arts course before  going overseas in 1916, and completed  his work at Bristol university, England, after the armistice.  The country fair, whist and dance  under Christ Church Ladies' Guild  auspices on Monday was a money  maker to the extent of just oyer $100  for the three features. The whist  part of the programme was slimly attended but the Parish Hall had a capacity crowd for the dance for which  Mesdames Foreman and Lister and  Alex. Lidgate furnished the music.  The prize winners at cards were Mrs.  Mallandaine and Miss Blanche Hendren. and Messrs. A. R. Swanson and  J. P* Pears.  IKE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF  LATTER DAY SAINTS  SERVICES EVERY  SUNDAY  , at 1 p.m.  Mercantile Hall,   Creston.  Everybody Welcome.  It Qmrsotiirmo  it  vuiiiuimi-uu  Happens  n  ami  Iiat  \V  first  ���������'Ve-ll  ���������e |lli l<  ��������� |e>    !'eieie|     ,\ 11 | C|i|i A r I  H    :������.: 11 Mllee  V"\ il I II I l '  I i.i i i i a y,  I ie'S'*,  It' '*| ill I  I llll.    IK 11,  ���������H     I I e ��������� I I *  * \ | l< ��������� I I S I \  .11  i riisl.'.V'  It.*  ������������������ril,  'by  jtttm, mm. spjm 00  BUilUU      ~t  ii ~,'m~\ii  *z~* a a era '���������its'   a   ������������������**���������_-/ a -a  u ������ d  ���������"n*-*"*!,   m\     ft  *".   d"""""*!   W���������m  uauuuuati  U:  ���������ry  M-flto-rtk      mi     4LWm\\ ftMMO  ^^^W���������i        ft i������f       f^0^^m   m^^^m  _      _      ..__.._. toss ~i H  toss W d tri  ^^ H"** Wm  IV H H n m*        H tm\   mtk Wm, JiM !i ���������"HI fr^  tm     m M mt   m.     0~0     Mt  M    m  M err.    M    Ir. 11 'ri.,   M   M   -r-Mr-r������-r.  HUM  r^zf esa a v.  ta   tt xsst sr=s     xz? tt ta h w w ta xzs* tea  nsor.T cr  Creston was appealed to fur help on  Thui-Hilay last to apprehend the Port  bill ferry which hue! Iti-ttiViMi loose that  morning and stinted on a trip down  the Kootenay, About twelve hoiu-s  after it had passed the ferry here I).  IMisM went down the river on a launch  in quest of the derelict.  About twenty-live tickets were sold  nt \ alley points to people taking Mon-  eluy's spe'e'iiil I rain for the 21th of May  <*e*li'i\ral ion     nt    (.i-anhrook. Ideal  M*.ether -ilvv.'lleii ami Ilu* lielilelliy  make-in luiel it splendid outing, despite  the- late re-turn of the train, which did  neit i'1'l line*lt until about (1 a.m.  Ki'riiii'H givi'ii end ������t, the iiiiuumI eon-  feri'iiee at V.uieeiiiver showed that  '.hit t y -nine- J'.C. M<-t Ieui inf., uiinit-l.e-i t,  ee'iveel iii Um* j-ccnt. wiii'. Ki^hteeii of  ; ������������������' ni muhii* in a uroiip piini o^rnpii  v. 'hie h v.'.ii. |t| ".|iir**.| in liit-,|. "I'll i ��������������� siI.iv'n  V.nii-oiivei* rrnviiire, and iimon;-- the-in  i' lleiteel \{i\ . I',. \\. | In mil t oil, pastell  "I   I lie' I   | e-i,t i m  i'|iei!*i't|.  We are now ready to  receive Express Shipments of Rhubarb.  We are the one Commission house that gets re-  suits.  Once tried you will stay  with us.  U"KET  FRbiT ifiHit  Lethbridge, Alt  Saturdav. Mav 29  00      44 00  MAE MURRAY in  Delicions Little  Devil  Parts  Red Glove  Wednsd9y> J*ane 2  GEO. WALSH in  Brave and Bold  Mutt & Jeff  Fox News  &z, i^jpniEmfm\BWB  I am handling the favorably-known Carlyle Dairy Ice  Cream, and can serve Sodas, Sundaes, &c.  Also Soft Drinks.  Give us a trial, and be a steady customer.  TEA ROOM in connection.  S. G. FOREMAN  NEXT PEEKIN THEATRE  CRESTON  CORN FLAKES���������15c. pkg. reg., 3 for $ .40  LARD���������Swift's, 3-lb. pails, reg. $1.35, at  1.25  BISCUITS���������Ramsay's Sodas, reg. 35c. pkg., at 30  KETCHUP���������Clark's Tomato 30o. bottle, at 25  RICE���������2 lbs. 45o. reg, at lb 20  Feather-light Raking PowrW, reg. 35c, nt 30  Some Canadian centres are paying as high as  UO cents a pound for sugar right now, and advices arc that tho "peak" has not been reached,  and there is another -shortage in tilght.  The preserving season is at hand. Better be  sure than sorry; certainly the price will not be  loner i'or months.  For to-morrow our specials are as above:  \m /S     Ad      % M/"������������������������������*���������*. M      WlNiw.1  JUrJL VVJ1  JL  JL X JLZj JL\.mZ~f  Better Service  (ieneral Merchants  Lower ���������Priccn  mj^j^a^Mm-ms^m  Pifimmmmi^w^wW  -iitii'lU^'Sill!l4lUi',l'u^l-,-l's^^,^'-'m^'' *���������**  Jm\dm^M^S^iMmfMmmMMl0mU.i'^"Um  ^M|^

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