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Creston Review Apr 23, 1920

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 United Farmers to  The April meeting of Creston local  of the United 'Farmers was held on  Saturday night, with fair turnout of  members. President* .,W.-*V. Jackson  being in charge of proceedings.     _   ���������-  Amongst the correspondence dealt  with was a letter from the prize list  committee of the 1920 fall fair "soliciting either a^-specified special prize or a  contribution to the prize list fund  ���������which the committee would undertake  to allocate to. good advantages The  meeting went on record as approving  of contributing and will at the next  meeting decide the shape their help  will tiilc'f*  The development of the social side  of the organization's activities was approved by all, and something of that  nature was S^ui-ed as a good thing to  have aliUOHt Imnituiately in order to  get people together and convince them  of all-round worthwhileness of the  U.F. A committee of five, with power  to add, was named as follows: W.  ,rruscott, F. H. Jackson, F. Levesque,  VV. G. Birney and F. Simister.  The adjourned discussion as to  exactly who should be admitte-H to full  ., - I- ��������� .��������� ���������  -^ ...ixix Xlxrx  iiieiiioersmp. who  l.-c-ati-uj'tru,    **������ ii  'majority greatly iii favor Ox tne opru  door policy���������those not actually farmers being subject to ballot of the membership, A well-received suggestion  was to the effect that a vigorous  hustle should be made for members  amongst the men actually on the land  before proceeding too seriously to get  in those who are land men indirectly  though in full sympathy with the  movement. To simplify matters as  how the constitution reads as affecting  _��������� -..- -   ..V.V.-       .e~**~...Z���������r-        Zrx        +S..X        rt-tr.l..*  menioersiiip, ������!������.������������������������������������������> j������->s ���������������= ������"*"���������- ������������������������������������������������<������.  wording of the rules andLregulations  in that respecti >*i>w  Any person may become a member of a local by a vote of the  majority of members present at  any regular meeting or the. local.  Such voting may be by ballot or -.  open show of hands as the meet-  occurred about noon on Tuesday when  the planer mill of the Cranbrook Sash  & Door Co. was destroyed.   Tbe cause  of t-he blaze seems to have been* backfire under the boiler blowing open the  doofand the flames catching a pile of  cedar shavings which were being used  as fuel.   While the 60x30 structure  was completely destroyed it is hoped  the engine, planer -and  boiler are not  as badly damaged as they might seem.  The planer had run less than a day,  having put through  but two ears of  lumber since starting  the day before.  The loss of the planer will  halt operations at the sawmill which had just  been resumed after an overhaul.  G. A. Hunt has started operations  putting the finishing touches on the  cut off of the road at Goat Riyer Crossing, and with good weather will be  through in two weeks.  Frauk Staples was here from Erickson last week clearing the site for bis  portable sawmill operations for Paul-  <aori������ 1VT-i-sso***   ���������*r.*-/i  Billy Jahnson is taking three month  holiday.     The   new section foreman  brought a ci-ew with him. *  ���������  Paulson-Mason, .Ltd., have just completed the erection of a new bridge  over Goat river to give them easy access to a block of timber on which  thev are commencing operations at  once. Rapid construction work was  done under the direction of C.Lsipoint,  the structure, which has a 200-foot  span, going up in less than two weeks.  They are now at work on another  bridge on a back channel west of town  which will also expedite operations.  ASQmWQUY  By OGLE VEE  Alias Pare Fool Man  Wyffsndfei  ing, by resolution, may. decide.  Jas. Adlard, ehairinan of the niunM-  cipilization coni|nittee reported pro?  gi-ess; Org^fea-Ewnha^*-be\^:-eaectfed;*:  in the-matter with the two-nieuiber  committee of the board of trade, and  steps were now being taken to have  the Canyon and Wynndel locals nathe  committees and when they had'done  so the matter would be pushed to completion. Mr. Adlard assured that by  the end of May at the* latest a complete report on the undertaking might  reasonably be looked for.  The question of Valley roajls was discussed at some length aud the outcome  was the instructing of the secretary to  notify the works department that the  U.F. ia not satisfied with the present  roads nor the management of them.  Mrs. M. Hagen and Mrs. E. Uri were  Creston visitors on Sunday.  Mrs. and Miss Butterfield drove to  the Payne ranch at Creston on Sunday  to see Mrs. J. C. Butterfield and the  new Miss Butterfield, and report the  newcomer a real fine baby.  D, J. Dewar left on Sunday for Nel-  i son on a business trip.    Miss Nathorst  le in cherge at the Mercantile while he  is away. ,:.-P'y.,.?-r':'Z-?-.^Z^--^rj - ��������� ���������������������������-���������' '������������������  k-:3i ���������'>*#&������+$������&?���������?*y^P^Zy^��������� -A?-y- ���������**-.*  ��������� The dance after the U.F. meeting on  Satttrday.was one of the -be^tof the  season. * A large crowd kept the floor  well**filled and the music was of the  best. The ladies even surpassed their  usual excellence in providing refreshments.  I ��������� ** '������������������'������������������������������������"��������� j.?v ���������  It's wonderfuL' waally wonderful,  What happens jj'nder the sun,  When  *8omethiiig, evolyed  from   nothing, by ge^,  And grew into A'son of a gun.  But still, again,-more wonderful,  Makes that wooden donkey cry and  laugh,  When a6ked to -pay something for nothing, i.e.  Hot air screenings, dirt and chaff.  Fish alive, G-, fish alive.  Dead  for  ten years, watch   'em  dive. ^  Never mind the reeking atmosphere,  No charge for that, walk in here,  And view the greatest monsterosity  That ever crawl Sd on earth;  The only genuine "living counterfeit���������  A     ���������*������������������������* ���������* ���������������>������������������**. ���������*-***1<>   ���������������������������5-rwl-������ ���������-~ Trfr.sx*x\    trs.. * ������������������* V*  ,������-ja.   -UJllt'IV������\-   a. A-a^-a-* ���������>   m--~~-~*x    x~*xX  uiJi  The greatest p������iV>Iie benefactor,  You can bet your boots on that.  But then, again, maybe it ain't���������  But keep that under your hat.  Here's thegreatestpnetical poser  That, ever drew a.breath,  For  rythril and. rhyme that's really  sublime,        ;  Cures lockjaw arid premature death.  The greatest l;v4-ag inyen tor  That d-yi-ing thenar one time  Fired a centrifugals-centimetre shot  And'���������submarined" the old K.V. line.  And soon you'll see: it operate,  The hot air aerial service way;  Around   the   world    in    forty-eight  hours���������        Z. -  Its cheap, but charges read prepay.  I'd like to charge for the scenery,  But in a more subtle slippery way;  I'll stick up some dirty screenings  And. of course, for these vou'll nav.  The Royal Households wiii patronize  me.  Some class to .me; sure, but say,  Did you ever hear a gramaphone  Some true historical records play;  Telling the fate of these Royal Households  Whose tainted tastes led them astray.  Ever since the battle of Five Roses  Many royal joker-S'have met defeat.  But sweet fragrjint virt.������es of th.ese  flours  tion and urging them to become members. The suggestion from the Creston Valley Agricultural Association  th-it the U.F, giye -a s������ee-ia! prise for  the fall fair was favorably received,  and Manford Saniuelson named tp  canyass the community for funds for  the purpose. . It is likely the amount  collected will be evenly diyided and  given to the man and lady from Canyon taking the most prizes at this  year's fail-.  The first stage in the erection of the  Canyon-soldiers' memorial was completed last week, when the United  Farmers had a bee at which the two  red oak trees were planted and Mr.  "Wearmouth given the contract of  erecting a guard around the trees as  well as a six-sided picket fence around  the guard. The. latter is of picket  construction and looks decidedly neat.  The brass tablets to be placed at the  foot of each tree will be along and  placed in a few weeks.  Busy April Session  \x~\j~-~xx~mm-\      -mxkZ  M?49%js&tg;%m   UI  ������������������*���������**���������������  Kitchener  W. Watcher, a Creston blacksmith,  is here at work putting the Paulson-  Mason equipment in shape for the big  season's operations).  The Sash & Door Co. haye the  trucks on the lumber haul. Since the  sleighing disappeared about six weeks  ago hauling had been stopped.  Mies Alice Lythgoe has returned to  Yahk, after a two weeks' yisit with  Mrs. G. A. Hunt.  Strawberry planting started this  week. Vic. Johnson being the first���������  on Tuesday.  Miss A. Andestad left on Tuesday  for Creston, where she expects to stay  for awhile.  The new overhead irrigation soheme  is going ahead fast. All the posts are  in place and some of the pipes. The  engine that will supply the power arriyed on Saturday.  H. A. Bathie, senr., who shot the  top off onc of his toes about two weeks  ago, is now able to get around quite  well.  J. J. Grady is  Kut on the front'  ouse.  having a  verandah  und one side of his  What ehristioh counterfeits there be,.  Who* number their days, in dollars  Ere they pass to dust and obscurity.   .  Who by spleen, spite, craft and cunning  Would, submarine another with holy  glee.  Moral:   Let us beware nor worry  As the crafty ply their jawbone game,  By eyery subterfuge under the sun.  Bartering lost souls for filthy gain.  A lesson need i   Beware "of the breed  That peddle hot air and yell,  In ths guise of niFi they act like '������������������  From a place quite easy to tell.  Birth���������At Miss Candy's marternity  hospital,   Creston, on   April   13th, tb  Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Butler, a daughter  ���������*" /  Mr. and Mrs. Chudley have this  week taken possession of the new  liouse on tni-'ir permanent location and  Its-**     ������������������������*%    **xxrm^AX*.4-xwrx j-m      4- mx    Vx. ex mXex   rt   m~rstr\t^ftit^\ r\x%*x \x\f\  Xjstm.     *o   v-n.jk/->.vt/������ijig      xj\r   ������i-a x -w   xm x^xr~.~T3M.Smm,*0 s.xJmxmx-0  vegetable crop planted Out this season.  Mrs. Norman Stones is spending a  few days with friends in Nelson this  week.  Jos. Bell, the popular head of the  Lister local of the G.W.V.A., is also a  Nelson visitor the fore part of the  week.  CSxZsW      _c.*E~ .���������     "riln't.. ���������     ���������z.z.       TL0 ���������  OWH       UIIIC1       J.VVriat'11      ������1BII;U1"������     tlie     lUlr  and Mrs. Chas. Davis, the former hav  ing gone there for dental treatment.  Lister this week extends greetings,  food wishes to Mr. and Mrs Alfred S.  !yans, who are ju^t in from Calgary,  Alta., where they were married last  week. Mrs. Evans is accompanied by  her daughter.   They are making their  home on the Crandall place.  *.   ���������   -. .-���������    . f  Quite" -"a rimnber of the Listerites  have this^month invested jni:nuilch  cowsJand the set-Cfemerit is nb'w'aBsur-  eda splendid supply of dairy products.  The most disastrous  Kitchener district has  fire   that   the  had  in   years  This  tijs.  \tt.   di  \\hr\t\~y Time  W������w*to a-**- ������L*~--0~0gsm mttm    itmmmmmmm v������/  'IN  World Events  ��������� T4W Daily News telegraph service ia supplied by the world wide  news gathering agency,.  ���������"I-V", ef\ A   erteT������(r\-f������"l*������0'4*irt*f^l        PfrlOrt J V%  eUK-W        ���������������*ivIM'VV-'**^ii-wi*        -���������     dm   X-.0-*~~4^        m~,m  cooperation with the  Canadian Preau which  distributes thc news  from ennt to went, rvad  west to cast, in Canada.  Tho   Dally   Nowfl,   through  ���������   i -i ������������������ e<i ������������������������������������.  unnur-pn hhocI    norvlce    of  Last-Minute   World  and Canadian News  Mail    a    ���������ubacriptioi-i    today J   60c   a   month;   $5.00  it    yeiier  MMMRi ���������  iiti'iiiiitijiiiiiiii.niii  ��������� *���������mbe'  ~ ~X&-  0. *. .* \r  x.0 -t 111 x  wn.-1 vtro  S-tSLJl ������������  SJ  NCLaQN,   nc.  Clark Moore has twice lately been  soon to have his car dug out of the  mud around Wynndel abont breakfast  time. About time to be getting an attachment on the rear axle so uh to be  able to trayel oyer the soft ground in  the bush,  A traveller for a firm dealing in the  very latest art pictures made a call  here on Monday, and due to hit) very  insistent talking took several orders  away with him.  W. 1-1. Betts has just made a stumping record for thi.s ^-JcLion, when he  stumped three acres with four boxes  of powder, nnd did a real Hrst-class  job, too.  Red Chiu-ette, who r.ut his hand  badly with an axo last winter, nnd has  been in hospital at Nelson over since,  returned to Wynndel on Sunday.  ���������Mi-H. II. A. Bathie and young Bon  got home from Creator., Snnday.  The April meeting of the United  Ftirmei-H on Saturday night attracted  an attendance of thirty members, nnd  a conaiderable amount of timely Imt-ii-  noHH wiih disponed of. The matter of  appointing two momb.-r.~- to collaborate with cnmmitteH from the other  Valley localn uh well nn Crouton board  of trade  wnn very thoroughly dit'ciiM';-  r.rl    -iv.rl       ��������� ���������*     ������..,-,..       Illtrill,-'   fl f wl ll l*r|    ll*       1 *!| 1 \ ��������� < ���������  FreHident L'igott and John Hathio i-ep-  ii*!cut Wyimdi'l, it boiug umli'i-i-l.ooil  that any conchiHion lu-rlyed at would  mil, be binding until ratifii-.d by line  Wynndel local. Attention wiih diawu  to tht** poor bliupe* (hit kiikI fieiiu Itut-  terllehrs ranch to tlu* depot \h in. The  secretary wan intstructcd to torcefully  e.iii liu* ,111 i-iii inn en" rineii  i.ii|k rin i ���������nee-  ent Moore to thin bit of highway. Two  ��������� -    --*     -      ���������    .1        ���������   ���������      ........        .i.. ... .) t ... I    l ,.J. t. r ri rr i , 4  the total up to <M), and it wan decided  ��������� .��������� !*.".vc .".    I*"**- ) ���������"������������������������������������I    :-:tu]   <) i-ni-e* nti.uil.  till      l.l.l.������(li-    ui    -....)  .  Ganyon City  Dr. Henderson of Creston was on  official visit at the school on Thursday  last, when he vaccinated all the pupils  that are in attendance at the seat of  learning.  The Chambers boys haye taken the  contract and started work at slashing  and burning at the W. O. Cleave  ranch. Mr. Cleave has gone to work  in the sawmill.  Mr. Ross, who arrived from the Old  Country a few days ago on a visit to  his daughter, Mrs. G. Davies, has just  been officially appointed piper for Lhe  Canyon district. Citizens generally  agree that he is equal to the best they  overheard when itconies to handling  the bug pipes.  W. G. Weiirniouth has just completed the building of an entirely new  t-rtylo drag saw machine. Ilia machine  ia one-ni.'in ontttt. that operateH auto-  maticallv, the log coining along to  place, the saw dropping where wanted  and the sawn-olf block being carried  oil' by automatic duyiccu. As a labor  saver it is certainly a wonder nnd doeH  great work. Ilu is making arrangements to secure a patent for it and  have it placed on the market.  VV. W. Caryer him just disposed of  his ten-acre quite well improved  place  Im-r������.i li** x*ti', Ab-jutt, Vv'.io liiL^'ly arrivi'd  from Hilton, Sask., the deal being put  through by It. WalniHley of Ci-enl on.  at a price in tho neighborhood of  IfhlOOO. They get. po.snetiHion at once,  Mr. Carver for tlie- present iiiovinj-; to  the Major Ilurritt ranch.  The painting gang, in charge of  Bert Yerbury commenced operations  a few days ago, and despite the variable weather their work has already  brightened, up the appearance of  Lister considerably.  A second carload of brick was Unloaded the latter "part of the week, and.  considerable of it is being used for  bricking- in the boiler at the sawmill,  while any balance will be needed for  chimney construction.  The Canyon City Lumber Co, caterpillar engine is now operating on Section seven on the stump pulling job,  and making good headway at it. The  firm supply a couple of. men to handle  the machine.  The feature last Saturday night was  the meeting at the schoolhouse, ot  which it was decided to disband the  Social and Amusement Association  and turn that effort to the just organized ladies' auxiliary of the G.W.V.A.  At the close of the meeting a dance  was held with supper at midnight.  To-morrow night the bachelors are  giving what it is hoped will be the  lirst of a series of dances at the school-  house, with dancing announced to  start promptly at eight. The dance  is an inyitation alf air, and good music  will be provided, ���������>���������** well as nn excellent Biippor.  The April, meeting of Creston Board  of Trade, on Tuesday, 13th, was graced  with an attendance of seventeen mem -  bers, and business coyerihg a wide  range of . subjects was disposed of,  President Constable at the helm.  After M. J. Boyd of the Hardware  & Furniture Supply Co., Ltd., and A.  B. French of the Exchange billiard  parlors had been elected to membership, a batch of correspondence that  had accumulated since February  (there being no meeting in March due  to the flu ban) was waded into, the  same including a request to join up  with an East Kootenay publicity  scheme in which it was proposed to  employ a publicity expert at $250. a  month an expenses. Creston's assessment in this'connection to run about  $600 a year. The letter was ordered f yled.  Mrs. Maiiandaine headed a deputation from the Women's Institute that  waited  on   the board re getting on  with the investigation as to the possibility of erecting and maintaining a  hospital   in   Creston.    She  presented  some figures from Windermere, where  a hospital similar to the one suggested  for Creston was in operation, which  indicated that one of similar size and  design     would    cost   approximately  $7000, with an annual upkeep charge  of some $3000. with the only prospect  of government assistance in the way  of maintenance being on tbe basis of  patients   treated.     The   delegation's  suggestion was that the board name a  committee to act in conjunction with  representatives   from   the   Women's  Institute  and  the 'United   Farmers,  _ j   *.*���������*_���������         *a-*   j-j -*������ft_     .s '  ttnu   iruiS    n'oa   cuiu-pii-cu    wixxt, j.������x-GS3"L'S.  J. W. Hamilton and E. Mallandaine  being named as tlie board's representatives on the. committee.  A communication from the Windermere district hoard of trade mentioning that it was proposed to have a  conference of East Kootenay boards  at that point in June looking to the  creation of an associated board of  trade for the Kootenay country east  of Kootenay^ Lake, was fayorably received, and -it rW-aa,decided to send .at  who'."will''^report"back hfefore any decision is come to as. to the Creston  board joining up with the new organization.  The board's 1920 standing committees were recommended as follows:  The BBew Serial  Dad  Browell  has  contract under way  ll htuni-p blow  for (1. (>. ltodj  ng  ������ei*H  The. April i;n;*;loii of the United  FarmeiH wiih a very ini cresting and  practical one, among thc bufihiw::: ae-  eoi>i|������Iinin������i l>< iivK tlu'. ;i;i::iir-' ->!*  Mo'i-jr*-*. Spencer and VunAelceran t.o  co-operate  with  the  niuuicipili'/iiitioii  ������;eililliiil te i rt Irllelt   I'll*.-]   In ������u   l..ellnil   at.  ,,{L(-r point::, v.'l*.'!-- Ms-.- r;.;;-.i.-- two  titleinen with the annlntunce of Mr.  I.I. will eh.ifi- -a eiii.iilai that, will  lie-hent ie> nil the cltj'/ciiu who are not  ikienibeiii of the United Fariueri'i puiiit-  ili!"  mil   the   |ii*������H'IIIm  eil    tlie'   ove-'ielii'/'ii-  Tiieise who arc geiin*^ to follow Ilu*  newent serial treat of Marie VValcamp  fame have some thrills in store for  them. When you realize that the  Hcenes of "The Ued G'ove," which are  going to make you clutch the edge of  your Heat and hold your breath, mean  for Marie Walcamp astounding feut������  of daring, sometimes at the risk of her  life, always with the possibility of  severe injury, you will appreciate that  you i������ve wntehin-i; the** evolnilH nf a  real star.  When the famnuti Meiial "The Lion'a  Claw" wiih being llliued Mitis Walcamp  cr.iwled   to  the end   of a limb over a  pool   in   whieh  a   (-.corn   of   alligators ���������  waited for her to fall into their yawn-1  iiiiiwn���������in the jungle scene.   The limb!  cracked.    Membei-H   of   the   eompanv j  rUNhed to (ijjht. olT  the allijijjiI������������i*n  wltli*  lim-ln-rel    hiwiUv     but.    thi'    dniine*   ntui*  caught a slender htrand ol Vine bang-1  ing t'roin tin* tne*.    The* director tilth-red tlu* picture  t.o stop, but, Mis:i Wal- ;  cumI������ hhtiuteil tti  her  rescuer:-, -'Stay  Hill, llf  I'll''    iiiit.il  I am all right."  nd  Ic.'ep Kheieit inir!  Don't  ���������Serial.'  1U.-..S the tin illing  iii-^iiiiiing     at  He  Ik:  d  (iltiVe  i'tekill  gen'  Iv III  liitiilt*: tii������ ���������.'���������<.;y i.  (.'tiwii   Ton  Sai.i;  part,   Jercey:    r:rad������  Ip'ili'V.       W.   V .  .1)11 li  (������ne  Jer-  -iiii, i  iiilleti cow,  e'V yeai-liiu*  i-4-*il nn.  Finance���������C. B. Garland, G. Johnson,  R.J3. Beyan.  rubiicity���������C. G. Benneet, Dr. Henderson, C. F. Hayes.  Transportation���������C. O. Rodgers, A.  R. Swanson, R. B, Staples.  Roads and Bridges���������A, R. Swanson,  W. H. Crawford, C. O. Rodgers.  Legislative���������C. B. Garland, W. V,  Jackson, S. A. Speers.  Agriculture���������Jas. Compton, F. H.  Jackson, Jas. Adlard.  Irrigation���������R. Stark, W. B. Embree,  C. G. Bennett.  Reclamation���������G. Constable, J. W.  Hamilton, W. B. Embree. C, F. Hayes,  C. B. Garland.  Fall Fair���������Jas. Cook, H. K. Oatway,  W. V. Jackson, Jas. Adlard, G. Mawson.  The oft-mentioned tjuestion of a  workable auto loading and unloading  platform was up again, and as no  satisfaction can be had out of Supt.  Maharg at Cranbrook it wits decided  to go a little higher this trip and write  Vice-President Coleman at Winnipeg  in this connection as well as some  other matters that Mr. Maharg seems  reluctant to meet the board to diuenss.  A press despatch that a matter of  not less than a thousand British army  officers are being brought to B.C. for  the purpose of bcttling in the Windermere country was brought to the  board's attention, and while it was  felt this* was probably n purely C.P.U,  effort to (ill up that part of the Columbia Valley and therefore difficult to  place the advantages of Creston before  these newcomers, it was decided to  eomunicate with It. F. Green. M.P.,  to do what he could with whatever department at Ottawa that m ght know  something of the movement--- of these  newcomers.  For the mnnicipili/ation committee  Chairman Conk reported good preliminary progress, out as .ins. jvtii.nei  was also the United Fanner*-;' municipal commitU-e uieiiibt-r. he withtlievv  as the boards' i-epresentittive and the  president   named   W. B.   Embree-   to  iilllCl Xl'l    ililil.  In well-informed circles  the  rumor  IM-isists    that    the    West      Kootenay  .light  A:  Power   Co,  at    Boiiuingtou  h'-A-f   lire'ii   nii.'ibU*   to   linel   noy stunt  III.I        llr.Ill       Ur.rU-       |.������������������!..*.        .-' U.ll.l   .   rlj  .���������ileuijf   whieh   il   wimld   lie* mire to erect  , the pule line to carry electric power to  the    big   CniiHiIiiliited   zine   plant   at  Kimbi-ilev.  and    iu    conseipieiiee    the  line    will    Jiii*ii-    iit   ,-ii,ii.     Vi.i.  (V'': 1 e������!'.  ' The M'eie'tncy was instructed   to write  1 the power <-<i-.ujr.niy in thi:* eeisun-ciini!.  1 :.::;.-;r.'-.*.ti::������ ih,.: Ci.*.,t.-i. ������i;i/..-o*^ e.*--  I well uh many ������if the ranehei-H would he  'ill tlie- lil.-lt-U-'.** fen llitH lifllt lllel  li.iwer uliel wxuilil lie- pie;ue'el in eniei-  llll'i   Tte*[**ii1 i.-it iiMl'-   (nv   lhe*   pliieili|r   eif n  .-I liir- 1 .1 i ,i iir    III   I <-.  .* . -.    ���������-,,  ���������g^'^taaarite  touj&UHWa ^BmmmmMIMIIII*m0mimtmmimiim,���������^---"m,T!mtm  ���������r������j<*^f*-g-jaB-iS***i*a^  ~~~s  nn  \-:;H:  A~-0_  pnSi:,  **rrr(iw������--Hrt*o.^M.  iiwimni  \J~-~~~iia ~~xse*t)  hard, with the idea of seeing  much pain he can stand.  "Speaking about engagements    and  falling  in  love  and  all  that  sort  of  -*i-i_-.������������ -ml ������        Ur. l,\Sm tfrttlxrxVVJVr.        4 rvt A   !  how. i ir  iHEART   SO   BAD  UIliI*-*S, 3aiu       SAW, &XX.       xT *xix>*Jij*.  me something about you���������"  j f. r.-Jt  vni  TO.  i  IlIC m.SJXm.m\d>~l-,m.mi^ CX -J  -*  ~* B - Jf   XJ  l*  i  "The nasty old gossip!-even if he I   FAVF   HFR   Al   ONF  is a dear!".cried Ruth.   "I know what) LLrtV L.   ML-ll  -ML. VI let  ^Cd-  Cuticura Helps Clear Away  Dandruff and Irritation  On retiring, comb the hair out straight',  then make a parting, gently rubbing in  Cuticura Ointment with the -2nd of the  finger. Anoint additional partings until  the whole scalp has been treated. Place  & lifsnt cov-srins cv������-r -.-.aC ..sir -^o prG-.cc**.  the pillow from possible stain. The n-sxt  morning shampoo with Cuticura Soap  and hot water, using plenty of soap, best  applied with the hands. Rinse in tepid  water. Repeat in two weeks if needed.  Cuticura Soap. Ointment and Talcum  25c. each plus Canadian duties.  Filling His  ���������^  KJWTi cmOeS  ��������� B"S   ���������  HENRY G. ROWLAND  ^  Copyrighted. Printed by special  arrangement with Thos. Allen,  Toronto.  CHAPTER XXII.  Ruth welcomed Ruggles as warmly  as though they had been friends of  years standing, which, indeed, on  Ruggles's  side, they  had been.  "I'm so glad to see you," said she.  "Do sit down and tell me all about  yourself." She half-closed her eyes,  and, with her head slightly aslant,  pave him a brief but solicitous examination. "Do you know, you're not  looking quite as robust as I'd hoped  to see you. I believe you're thinner  ���������and you seem lots older than when  I saw you last."  Ruggles laughed. "Can you blame  me?" he asked. "Four lively girls and  three chaperones to watch is enough  to take the fat off anybody, i guess."  "1 should think it might be," Ruth  agreed. "I'm crazy to meet them.  Mr. Falconer has been in London for  a few days, and he gave rae a good  deal of your news. So they're all engaged?"  "1 should say they were!" Ruggles  sighed. "I need a bell and blinders  to go around my house, in spite of  Miss Challand and Miss Elliot and  Darthea and Sarah. Those girls take  more watching than a Bulgarian advance column. Not that there's any  harm in them," he added hastily, "but  they're such a pack of kids���������that is,  all but  Roxana."  "You know, you're a celebrity," said  Ruth. "Have you seen the last 'Tattler'?"  "N'o," said Ruggles, "and I don't  want to. I've seen enough si!ly stuff  in the papers���������.���������.nd pictures, too. Only  last week 1 took a fresh guy's camera  awa> from him and threw it in the  wati-.r." Hc did not add that on the  vehement protest of the owner of the  ca-r.e-a he had pitched him into the  wash after his apparatus, to the inter. *c delight of the beach. Ruggles  in  the-  character of  he told you. He said that I was engaged to Cecil Townsend! Well, I'm  not���������nor ever was, nor ever will be!  Just because we rode together a few  ��������� times and he was���������well���������rather attentive, as all nice Englishmen are apt to  he to American girls like myself, some  foolish woman who writes for the society papers under the name of 'Faith,'  'Hope,' or 'Charity,' -��������� jolly good  names for them, too���������started an absurd rumor that we were engaged, or  about to be. It was all nonsense. I  wouldn't marry the Honorable Cecil  Townsend ii he were���������well���������if for my  sake he were to become a shoe clerk  in one of our stores���������say the Vienna  branch.'' She smiled maliciously at  the panting Ruggles. "If I ever marry, I'll marry some man who sees  things the way I do, and who doesn't  try to hide the act that the family fortune came from 'tryde.' My father's  in 'tryde*���������and my brother's in 'tryde,'  and I'm darn proud of it! I'm a  daughter of 'tryde,' and I don't take  any odds froni anybody! Do you get  me?"  "I sure do," said Ruggles reverently. It seemed to him that a nightingale was singing in his heart.  "Well, then," said Ruth; "put all  that Mr. Falconer told you out of your  head. He's an old dear, but he's English, and that means he's an old stupid." She glanced at her little pendant watch. "It's nearly four, and the  tide is high at four. Let's go for a  swim."  "That for me!" said Ruggles, with  such a clarion enthusiasm that Ruth  laughed.  "You seem very keen about it," said  she.  at the mere suggestion  "Oh, it's nice to be able to get in  on something in the way of sport,"  said Ruggles, wondering if Ruth really thought that it was her suggestion  of going to bathe that had so enlivened him. "Swimming and golf are  about all I can manage now, and it's  not much fun to whack a ball a couple  of hundred yards and then go limning  after it."  "But you can ride and drive a car  and sail,"--said Ruth.  Miss Eva P. Yateman, Krugers-  dorf, Ont., writes: ��������� "I feel that I  must write and jp!I you of the benefit I have received from Mil-  burn's Heart and Nerve Pills.  About four years ago I was  taken Jtcmhly bad with my  heart, nerves and fainting spells, and  was uC'wTi in ucii ior 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  receive  li.������.*������1.-������      Svr  iiLl.v.       trx  -.fit  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 b'.essing  to me, and I advise any one troubled  with their heart to try them, as I am  confident they will find relief."  Miiburn's Heart and Nerve Pills  are 50c a box at all dealers or mailed  direct on receipt of price by The T.  Milburn   Co.,   Limited.  Toronto.  Ont.  Ruth that her father and brother had  decided to go on to London for a  few days' business trip.' She and her  aunt were to stop on at Le Touquet  until their return. Miss Downing hav-  you look like a diizerent person png fOUnd the combination of sea air  v~,-~rx r...rrrrrx**.rt��������� > an ^ pine woods most beneficial to her  asthma.  - The days which immediately followed were the happiest Ruggles had ever  known.   He and Ruth were constantly  together,  on   the beach  or the golf-  links,    bathing,  or running over  the  road in a  light  racing-car that  Ruggles had purchased.   It seemed to him  that  each  passing day brought them  closer in sympathy   and   understanding.  ,,���������.,���������.,_,       ,     Darthea and Ruth became quite in-  I m not much of a rider,   said Rug-1 timate,  and  one  night,    when     Miss  gles; "I never had the chance to learn I Downing was suffering from a head-  Fredas ot School j  Exhibition Centres  Saskatchewan Department ot Education Is Encouraging Good  Work  One of the aims of the Saskatchewan Department of Education during  the past few years has been in the  organization of school exhibitions by  pupils, both in the cities and in the  rural districts, throughout the province, In them are shown samples of  work turned out by the children and  the spirit of competition aroused is  proving especially beneficial. Where  boys and girls clubs are in existence  club fairs are held in connection with  the school exhibition.  Last year over two hundred exhibitions by schools were held and this  year already shows a substantial advance over the number of centres organized in 1919; thc Education Department set their objective for 1920 as  250 school exhibition centres.  It is the policy of the department  of education to send at least one judge  or speaker to each of the school exhibitions held, and, with very few exceptions, judges and speakers were  provided for the exhibitions last year.  These added very greatly to the interest and the value of these gatherings.  In addition to this outside help, the  school inspectors in whose territory  the exhibition is held invariably attends, and it is largely due to their  efforts that the movement has attained its present success.  SSam-Bnk, -because they have provefi  that it doss -what is claimed to?'It.  Miss E. L. Doxey, graduate nurse,  off 8220 Michigan Ave., Chicago,  uaya: "I have a patient -who -suffered terribly -with piles. JZsm-*Quk  is ths ~~C.w sst-x-uj that gBrS tiss  relief.  "I mUive \ib--i Zam-Bute tnyselS  for the same allmant, also for soree  and burns, and havo the greatest  eon fl dene������ ia tt."  Not A Blemis  mars   the    perfect  1 appearance of her com*  plejtion.   Permanent  and   temporary    sk!n  troubles are effectively  concealed.   Reduces  unnatural color and corrects  ���������fgreasy skins. Highly antiseptic,  I used with beneficial results as  ���������curative agent for 70 years.  ���������^-^������������������������^I^-Ij-Jd-T:  '.aBfrsj  imSatl  ACHES AND PAINS  QUICKLY RELIEVED  You'll    find    Sloan's    Liniment  softens     the     severe  rheumatic ache  d':'.<-?.t .d  anything  a -.::*"C  ViT ���������-*���������.'*  -I-  v.'nc:*., nowevcr. had not pre-  hir.  be-im- thf* central  figure of  sever,-i  -. i  in? t:  * 4  \  CI*/.  ~-:TC.  yo.  ta ���������:<:  ell.  ���������v,  the  result   of   the  popular  lii<,   rect-.H.ir  household.  s'-.ii!   R':*h,   "there's   no   es-  *i������: canipi.'i man in this day and  '['here's   a   lull-page   picture   of  ���������ind   your prc-t'y   ���������.���������*.'ards   about   to  your dip, arid P. labelled'. 'Rich-  i'lani'u'.!'ti*-'i:     I*.ui'p:! <*:���������-*���������,    Meteoric  an'j  hi'  Hitn All Uaaii'l.  Lovely     Wards  Tl  are  M:!;*:**,a-r<**  tin*  Mis-rci  pretty!"  " Oh,  there'**, no trouble  about  their  ���������        ���������*'!..   ��������� .:> "<���������*,.,,.  Ilj.it..-  ,        it.4 I '������     . - tf,,,,.   .     ,     ....���������...._,. .*.......:  tini'*1, J'vf almost vvi*..11���������'<i the:y wert; <.'.-:  (���������tr,-;ii-l-' *-���������<-, liue-lclf-b'-rry ])i**\ llo'vovcr,  ihi-y'll all be: iiiaiiie:el pretty coon,  thank   i/e>o������liii-S!.!"  l'?\::\ I'lUf/lit-'l iii-Trily. "f -vomU-r  you didn't fall in love with one; of  tli'".ii  y>urc,e*lf," saiel slur:.  ;<ui.*V.l���������*. -rime.!*, his be .al.    "Diiii'l ten  me  anylliinf-"  lil''*   that,"   fiaid   he:, "he-  cause   1   don't br.iic.v**   r."  e>    .' ,    i : ..     . ..J.!.       ,.;,}, i,.,, r,  1     ���������*-,���������-���������������������������    ...���������������������������    -��������� ,  look, Tlnry wri't- sitting by an open  ���������win'lov iti til*** "'.[iieeii iu'-; -salon fnuinir  leading frevn the. foyer to tlir dining  room of  lhe lnitei .liiei  lookuif.-;  oiU  11J������-  . 1   . ... ,1 ���������   . ,t  it ���������    ���������  W'l'e*   e|uile*   .el'ilie*,   f.jf   ilu'    v.  fin*-'*   and   cvrrybo'ly   *.'."i*".   o  link -. or (he fe'mi'--"' ur's o  IA* It II        -f. I   I  .1 III        .' < r!|| . .r    .        ;, ���������   .   .ly , li  _������������������  ���������,-u..   ������������������'...   i   .., . :_  ;ir>-! ll-: !'���������������������������'��������� i er*. i irri. e ,., , ,1 ,.-..  tliinj/ oi on- r? |<i -i- -.on of a  win*   h.ir-i   .(   Vii ''*   To.,'!;  'I*  i* !:"���������:*  t!,,   ���������.  llle*   Ij-  ���������A|i      It  T-  &fiim-r.lS������tz!m. IImIs���������Keep your i^*-~  mill mm  mt 0^ .dis.  ~4\%Xmmmmm,m "A'"t������ *���������*���������,- ���������������������������-���������;������������������/- ������������������  -iVtvi 4HJ���������d  <lit:y l ee e, . iiu.ii i, in e������, i/i  ,..   ,. .,, C Iturn. *Sf fir-orr. UxMuteA,  tmm    mmmid     v.     .       .. , .   ,.      L.m.r,  and there's no exercise in driving a.  car. But I always like to swim and  that's about the only thing that does  not seem to bother my ankle. But  I can swim all day."  "Well, then. I'll get Auntie., and  we'll go down to the beach, she said.  Miss Downing seemed glad to see  Ruec-acles and readily accepted his invitation to dint?er. txke her niece,  she was devoured with curiositv to  see the Misses Ben AH Hamid. Ruc:-  j-rles telephoned to the villa to say that  there would be two more -guests for  dinner ��������� for Von Hertzfeid and the  two De Montereaus were also expected���������then went down to the beach with  Ruth and her aunt.  Rustles scarcely recognized the  rounded Aphrodite who strolled  across the beach to where he was  waiting at the water's edge. And  Ruth was equally surprised at Rne:-  rIc's vigorous physique, for his lean  face and limning ������r?it rave *1ip impres-  ���������=ion of a body scarcely robust. And  here, on the contrary, was a youthful  Triton, deep-chested, strongly muscled, with the -niggeftion of latent  force and untiring energy.  As they swam semvard, Rufglcs  rolled "on his side and, as his sinewy  arm flashed clear of the water for  its downward stroke, Ruth saw between shoulder and elbow a livid,  trionfular cicatrix.  "Thi-it's an ugly scar on your arm,"  saiel   she.  Rug filer, smiled. "I got that from  n sword bavonef in the firrht T told  you about, but it never bothered mc  much. T crness T cot off pretty lucky.  with nothing worse than a smashed  ankle."  "Ts the man that gave you that jab  in  fi-p nr������i stiM ilive?" Ruth asked.  "No." Rugfles answered shortlv.  "Let's swim back. There's an offshore current out here."  They paddled slowlv in and waded  out on lhe bearh. Thigh-deep thev  lumed ar- thonrrh by n common ini-  pul^e  and  looked  at   each  other.  "Il's funny," said Rugglcs, "but af-  te-r a good long syim T alvvavs feel  a- V- I didn't belong ou the land. T  sort nf hate to ero ashore arrain a������d  crawl about with thc crowd." TTe  (.���������",1 ve a short lauch. "Mavhc it's because it's sort of hard work to keep  ni,.   with   the-  proc'ssion."  "f think" said Uuth. "It's move apt  , to he hr-raiise Iiie procession touts it  I hard to keen pace with yon."  , Miss l>f������wnii*n' and Ruth wie both  j charmed wi'h Rugr'le's wards, ami  | found it dillimlt to hclii*v<* that ���������such  t . j r-i'Mui'-i'-'aut youti'- |a������ln-:; coulel pos-  c_*-**ibly have' frown up in a Turkish  'hat-em. \<riy:\'r,i. pfir'icithirly, fii-Kcin-  'I'l'il (<'ulh "lio thoiu'hl hf-r tlie* m-ost  ( --iiiiilul / ir.-ri >re- "In* h:n\ -/r-iM-r <f*f*n  .'���������")    ro!'!    s'-il *.'!���������������������������������������������.   --jt.      I'.ul    t'lii-'iilfi;  ���������l " i    lie ���������'���������    i*u 1 li ii  .1-.       ( > in i     eil     t i.vii'1*    eh 11* -  in;/   elinuer   he   hael   caiu'ht   a   nirioiiR  l'   "'-in      III      neiy..||,i's     lr'ii"i|iii     * y't :.,     ':'���������*  ������li<*/ ii'.Wel on   Until,  whicli had giv/ni  ��������� MMi     .'.     ��������� I ��������� i ���������' 'i i ���������     ���������! i" i; 111i-l Tli'-e ���������������     ������-.������*.i������h  .oiii-'-l Ion c   iu    that   v i|e*el   loott   whieh  . ��������� emu ii> e i min ki i'n le/i'ik iii till' C'.'CL,  <i\ i eat .in il w.ile bf-. ;i \,\i,\ iienii the'  aruliusli   fif   a   ''.liruh  suffering  ache, Darthea brought Ruth informally to dinner at the villa, which was  situated at_ some little distance from  the hotel in the midst of the pine  woods, on a slight eminence which  commanded a view of the sea. After  dinner, Ruggles, to his great disgust,  was obliged to make a short call at  the house of a neighbor, an Englishman, to arrange some details of a golf  tournament for which Ruggles had offered a cup, in which even he had consented to serve on a committee. The  business was soon transacted, and  Ruggles, excusing himself on thc plea  of an unexpected guest, returned to  the villa, where hc was met by Miss  Challand, who wore a rather woried  face.  (to bc continued)  HAIR SOON TOO  SHORTJTO DO UP  A Little "Danderine" Stops Your Hair  Coming Out and Doubles  Its  Beauty  Put it on freely. Don't rub it in.  Just let it penetrate naturally. What  a sense of soothing relief soon follows!  External aches, stiffness, soreness,  cramped muscies, strained sinews,  back "cricks"���������those ailments can't  fight off the relieving qualities of  Sloan's Liniment. Clean, convenient,  economical. 35c, 70c, $1.40. Made in  Canada.  SINCE g 1870  mm 0~watmT^~mtOk~m <t\% <s&  ������Oi-fSP���������������OUGHS  Siitiiiil  ZZPp:HeehzitZJM^^y:zm  WITHOUT PUKE BIaJOD HEALTH TS 1MPOS8IBIA  SXiOOS  KEDIOINS.  BBATN ANI5  OTBKVS FOOD  Trial Bottle either ttemedy ss., leading Chrmhu or  Vgt������T*toRmticdie������Oo..OoapglPah. N.W.5. Ironelnn. Bug.  U-f.LE ULEnO StiveR'-'trDMF vs  Invalun."hle for dtseaseii of tlierjje important ors������nis.  Gravel. I'alns in the Bach. Oout. IthfumatUin P-.cei  8s.. l-aadlne Onemisw or Dr i.o C;.S!lC ilSn 'JO.,  HAVRRSTOOK   HD     NWS    tOVpov    RV������'        ���������*������.  ���������HfH/imft  ���������isa  LAmenc* s Pioneer  DogJRemedies  BOOK  ON  DOG    DISEASES  and  How to  Feed  Mailed     Free    to    any  Address  by  the  Author  H.   CLAY   r-T.OV*ER  CO..   INC., |  118    West    31st-street. -  New Vork. O.S.A.  Qocurl Po-ao in   ithorrta  -������j*ir~i*������tx   jx.  Tdwixxd   mm..   ���������   m.jm.m*0T4m mxm  To stop falling hair at once and  rid thc scalp of every particle of  dandruff, get a small bottle of delightful "Danderine" at any diT.tf or toi'.et  counter for a few cents, pour a little  in your hand and rub it into the scalp.  After several applications thc hair  usually stops coming out and you  can't find any dandruff. Help your  hair to prow strong, thick and long  and become soft, glossy and twice as  beautiful and  abundant.  h i  Yellowstone park contains more  geysers than nil the rest oi tiie  known world.  Alberta   Parmer   Receives   Contract  From U. S. Seed House  As a result of a visit of the representative of a large United States seed  company to Brooks and the surrounding district for the purpose of investigating the possibilities of growing  seed peas on the .irrigated lands of  Southern Alberta, a contract has been  placed with Henry Davis to grow fifty  acres of peas on his farm at Rosemary, Alberta, this year.  The representative of thc seed house  was very well pleased with the soil  and water conditions throughout thc  district. He visited many farmers in  thc neighborhood of Brooks, Duchess and Rosemary. If planted by  farmers who understand irrigation, he  is of the opinion that good paying  crops of peas should bc grown on the  irrigated  farms there.  Mr. Davis, with whom the contract  for thc planting of fifty acres of peas  has been made, came to Alberta from  Rigby, Idaho, where hc had had some  experience with the growing of seed  peas. Hc knows how and when to  use water to get thc best results with  this crop. Hia experiment will be  watched with great interest, and if it  turns out aa successfully as there is  reason to anticipate it will, the prow-  ing of seed peas should become general in thc district.  In the irrigated areas ot iualio considerable areas of land arc devoted to  thc growth of eced peas, which has  proved a very profitable crop, and the |  ���������handling oi thc seca i.������ an iiuiioi uuil  iiidustry. Conditions near Brooks arc  ���������said to be similar to those in Idaho,  if not more favorable.  lG&l9.$,'m\&~'&~-W->~y&&S>  k Dyspepsia Gire |  M. D. advises t "Persons -who %  suffer ff?oss s������v������r������ in-digestioa *  ���������and constipation -can cur* th-em-  selves by taking lit teen to  thfrty drops of Extract ot Roots  after each meal and at bedtime.  This remedy is known as SiOjuei  Sf igel's Corative Syrop in the drug  trade.'1* Get the genuine. 60c.  *ad $1.00 Bottles-,  *���������> *Km.m^Jm**9Jm^/9xS,Qx������jQ  </y-; -:*���������������������������  XlLXiS  iMnm nPMf ^^-^-mx-mm. ~~\-x^t~~~m  fd^^^tt^mtuttm i m  mmmmmmmt.mm.' .004  x~~i* Murine often. Safe for (r.fant or A-iulr.  ������   . l.r. !.,������,     i-     ?-.......������,,       -,klr... x.   Li   -4   (..' r~d.  .- . i.  ....   x i i  r.. ...���������  i ���������       .     r     .  U.VC lll-OlV.  irkfeelUm* <.....td ��������� "*��������� t * ���������**������������������  e'/lieii,    l.lll'     til'      flrlti)  til? 11-  v. i 11 (.'   11 i V.  Rn  ���������1.'  -"^eiiliiie Mivw1"-''  A wilf. muni not expect her husband  to bc light hearted if her biscuits nrr-  heavy.  THE "Biutluke'  Stock Tank is  v.*,-* ~. *.i!il,..c-t q"i'.-*.Hty, hwy  ���������fttlvoiilzed iron; the heavy tub-  In C in firmly looked nn and tha  strong engle iron braces are  formed uround the tubinjj. SiJe  eearsnj li������v������ donh!������ row of rivets.  Dottom Ib turned up Inside���������the  strongest annstruotion known.  "("UklUU" T.~-o ~ra rlaht In   f-tr  ........    A el.>.rl.������Urtiiillfi-i.l1eiiiiaT������nU*,  Citterno, Urtn������ri-<������. ������K������>* '������'n������������u*n������������i.  CeKiiiliiio iliiel Coal OH ltinU������. W������*|on  Tank*, ttuow Melurn, V.t.~ Co.~l.ttt,  ���������ta.. Well Ctubltii, Corru-������������l������id Col-  vMtii, Oara-lt ���������.  Some men have -, regular Sunday  illuming altjick of lioiiic:.icl.Uv;:;:', when  the church bellH  ring.  U.  ~U,  Jiilf.f f-IJtt- ea its rtm.yH* to-sit.  IMW ,  jSjW*-^^  *Atmm**4&i  llll!"'  '4^t.i-^~^<*^'Mmtm,.  i i h U-ifWI-JVUjftli^^-iiiie***  vi*>mm-imM-%*mmM  fflanisywaaiS^  UlMmi.������.4..j00i.*mL.J^.0:-X^ r.^   ....... ���������. .   '" jfl^j^J^ j(M||(WJJ^jJJ^  vK9atfs%\\-^^ eUlfeJ/^^Ud^ueiiti**^  -wSSSSm  wgmtmdm^mmmti  MONEY TO LOAN  ON IMPROVED FARM PROPERTY     I  "*--'��������� .   _   .'���������_    _. *  ...     '*.. S  'Apply to i.. xj. fARKtatx. western Manaeer ������5  THE EXCELSIOR LIFE INSURANCE CO. |  eflO  axSilii  CA.  Sit.  -M/.g !^f������J| g-������ s-j:s^  tin axi\*  j.vjx������a-Lt9  FARMERS BREED PERCHERONS  The oniy breed of draft horses ever shipped back to England from  Canada for breeding purposes were Percherons.  The greatest breed of draft horses in North America are Percherons.  The safest investment in d^ait horses today i������ Percherons.  A profit to own���������A pleasure to handle.^ _  You will make no mistake in your horfee breeding this year if you use  WRITE FOR INFORMATION AND LITERATURE  Let us put you in touch with the best Canadian Percheron Breeds.  Mention this paper when writing.  The   Canadian   Percheron   Horsebreeders' Association  William H. Willson, Secretary (DeskA.). Calgary, Alberta  (F  BAR U AND NAMAKA FARM PERCHERONS  The larecst stud ot the Pure-bred Percherons in the World. The tL-rt Peicheron-  br--din' Farm Established m Canada. The only firm on the American continent  from which British horsemen have selected Percheron breeding stock to establish  8tuds in  Britain.  Do not let the British breeders come to Canada and carry off all our best foundation stock. Do not be satisfied with the cheap cull stallions brought in by irrea-  ponslble dealers and stallion ped.ara from the United States, when you can buy the  best   iu>aiviauai5   oi   ������ic   ucsi   u������������>"j������b   .=.������--.   -.=���������.       ���������    _-������.   ���������������--   -- ���������.--  -  heen in the breeding business for 25 years, and expect to remain in the business.  We have seventy-four head ol Pure-bred Percheroa s������taili������ns ot our own ores-sag now  on band to select from. You can see their sires and dams, and if yoa cannot choose  one from the lot to suit you we will ������ive you every assistance in our power. Write  for prices or come to Calgary Alberta, and we will meet you and show you the stock  at any time.���������Address:  GEORGE LANE (Desk B.), CALGARY, ALBERTA  Value of Dairy Products For the Year  Amounted to $16,789, 892=51  Manitoba has forty-four creameries.  v.ith 22,000 milk and crei-m shippei&,  and present indications tor increased  production of dairy products In the  province are exceedingly encouraging.  During the year 1919 a number ot  new silos were .erected at different  parts of'the province. These have  been filled with* corn, green oats, and  peas, which makes a succulent and  good cheap feed for milch cows.  The  total  value  of  dairy   products  for the year amounted to $16,789,892.51  The increased  production,    combined  with the increased price, amounted to  $5;001.719.25.   The increase in dairying i  lis   more  noticeable  in   the   Southern  I part of the province,    where    grain  growing has been carried  on for 25  J or 30 years.    There appears to be a  marked change towards more mixed  farming in this part of Manitoba.  WAGSTAFFE'S  -~>~t.m. -  -xxtrnvtrntlimx  Orange  ���������^l-act������  iSgte  AH Qitmge and Sugo?-*=  JV ~t���������a-  Bolted ssllh care In S'Jset PsmZ  ASK TOUR CROC-Ill POW IT  i ? s  SPRING IMPURITIES  MEAN WEAK BLOOD  Wantmore  Peanut Candy  B������>M>t������M������ll|������l|������l  O'������������-t*i'������*������������*-^������*^������������*'������*^������''*������w10M*������M*������**������,,������*,^tSW  tSm.B**rmmmmB  Spohn's Distemper Compound  -will knock it in very short time. At the first, sign of a* cough  or cold in you? horse, give a few doses ef "SPOHN'S." It  wiii act on the glands, eliminate the disease germ and prevent  further destruction of body by disease. "SPOHN'S" has bees  the standard remedy for DISTEMPER. INFLUENZA, PINK  EYE. CATARRHAL FEVER. COUGHS and COLDS for ������  ���������quarter of-a century. At all drug 8fOre*.  SPOHN  MEDICAL COMPANY, -       Goshen, IsUL, U.S.A.  GRUMPY?  Boil  three   cups   of   sugar  in   one   cup   of  water   until    it   hardens    when    dropped   into  ���������water; flavor with lemon, then  add one  ���������t   half   cups   of Wantmore   Blanched  Peanuts chopped fins.  and  Salted  ������k. Stir well. Have read>  S hot dish or pan\r������ry buttered; and pour  cand7 in. Spread over enough surface to  make a thin candy. Be sure and' use Fowler's Wantmore Salted Peanuts, as no other  peanuts will -make it as good.  tt  Constipated,  Headachy,  Bilious  or  !  'Cascarets'  !  ���������*^^r.SMa'.Bir������.il.r������r.'ir������9..������.rf>r-.������.r������i������M������.������������..|tr������������.r<iiRM������.i������i.-l.i-������wa������r4  A Tonic Medicine Is A Necessity At  This Season  Dr. Williams Pink Piiis are an ail  year 'round tonic, blood builder and  nerve strengthened But they are  especially valuable in the spring when  the system is clogged with impurities  as a result of the indoor life of the  winter months. There is no other  season when the blood is so much in  need of purifying and enriching. __ In  iiie spring one feels weak and tired  ���������Dr. Williams Pink Pills give  strength. In the spring the appetite  is often poor���������^Dr. Williams Pink Pills  improve thc appetite, tone the stomach and aid weak digestion. It is in  the spring that poisons in the blood  most often find an outiet in disfiguring pimples, eruptions and boils. Dr.  Williams Pink Pills speedily clear the  skin because they go to the root of  i the trouble in   the blood.     In  spring  ^TSTUTE-  CONSULTATION FREt tun.",- ��������� - ��������� - - ���������  7H Inmhard St  Dairy .Business increases  Swift Current Increases  Output By  Over Six Hundred Per  Cent  The Swift Current plant of the Saskatchewan    Creamery    Company    reports an increase of over six hundred  per cent, in the business done during  the  first  ten  weeks of this  year, as  compared with that of the corresponding period in 1919.    This showing is  all  the more remarkable since Swift  Current is in the heart of the so-called  "dry area" of  Saskatchewan,    where  Good Prospects For Crop  "I consider the prospects for the  coming season on -the land are the  best in several years," states F. vv.  Craridall, of Calgary, the largest individual farmer in Alberta.  Mr. Crandall states that he expects  to crop about 10,000 acres this year.  The moisture conditions, he says, are  ideal. There has been a heavy fall  of snow, which has gone off gradually,  furnishing moisture to the  soil.  This opinion is shared by experienced farmers from all parts of the province, and all indications point to a  heavy crop thi3 season.  Brain foggy? Blue devils got you  Don't stay sick, biiious, headachy, constipated. Remove the liver and bowel  poison which is keeping your head  dizzy, your tongue coated, your breath  bad and stomach sour. Why not  spend a few cents for a box of Cascarets and enjoy the nicest, gentlest  laxative-cathartic you ever experienced? Cascarets never gripe, sicken or  inconvenience one like Salts. Oil, Calomel . or-- Harsh Pills. . They work  ���������White you^leepT  | anaemia,, indigestion, neuralgia, rheu- Muring the past year the wheat crop  I mrxm *���������������. 4\ - rr mm.m rMHyl m^r-tn.mm+0 Atll A-B f M/K4 K I An ���������"������*������   ttr* A     I ~ m  normal.     It  Spanish Flu  Claims Many" Victims in Canada  ���������and  should be  guarded  against.  inard's Liniment  Is a Great PrerentatiTe. "being one of the oldest remedies used. Minard's Liniment hae  cured thousands of cases of Grippe, Bronchitis,  Sore Throat, Asthma and similar diseases. It  is an Enemy to Germs.- Thousands of bottles  being used every day, for sale by all druggist*  and general dealers.  MINARD'S  LINIMENT  CO.,  LTD.,  Yarmouth,   N-S-  "���������i*lc      _ ,^:>  Telephone System  Being Extended  ~Z~~i-~--.  Will Morning  Are 11,000 Phones in Farm Homes in  Alberta  According to the deputy minister of  railways and telephones of the provincial government, there are 11,000 telephones in farm homes in Alberta.  it is the aim of the government to  place an automatic phone in the home  of every subscriber. The government  has adopted the policy of extending  the systcm as soon as possible to districts where the service does not now  exist.  In pursuance of this policy an ambitious plan of development is being  followed this year. Miles of construction work is being undertaken for  which the government has ordered  250,000 telephone poles, onc and a  half million pounds of copper wire,  and about four million pounds of iron  wire.  During the past year ovcr two million long distance calls were handled  by thc system.  matism and many other troubles are  persistent because of weak, watery  blood and it is at this time when all  nature takes on new life that the blood  most seriously needs attention. Among those who have proved the value  of Dr. Williams Pink Pil's is Mr. Archie D. Carmichael, Tarbot, N.S., who  says:���������"For a number of years I was  bothered with pimples whiclr. would  break out on my face and body._ The  trouble was always worse in the  spring, and although I tried different  treatments, it was without much success. In the spring of two years ago  the trouble was worse than usual, and  although I was taking medicine it did  not help me until I finally decided to  try Dr. Williams Pink Pills. Under  this treatment the pimples disappeared, and there has^sincu been absolutely no return of the trouble."  Dr. Williams Pink Pills can be obtained from any dealer in medicine or  by mail at 50 cents a box, or six boxes  for $2.50 from The Dr. Williams Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  MONEY ORDERS  Siend   a   Dominion   Express   Money  tncy   are  payable  everywhere  Order.  A will written on a table cloth was  refused probate in San Francisco because Mrs. Helen Scott, who wrote it  just before she died, forgot to put a  date on it.  was much below normal. It is ac  cepted as evidence that while lack oi  rain may seriously affect grain crops,  it has no apparent effect on the dairy  industry. The butter output of the  Swift Current plant in 1919 was 199,-  054 pounds, according to figures received at the dais"**7 branch of th*? pra=  vincial department  of agriculture.  This creamery isa branch plant of  the Saskatchewan Creamery Company which has other branch plants  in various parts of the province. Since  January first the total output of all  branches shows an increase of approximately fifty per cent, over the corresponding period last year. Thc faith  which the company has in the future  of dairying in the southern and western portions of Saskatcewan is evidenced by the fact that thcy are erect-  iing new plants this year at Weyburn  land   Maple  Creek.  "The   idea  of   dairying   at    Maple  Creek five ycars ago was a joke," says  !_      m^ti- A-?-.-"*.,TT*S     ^^^- ~ J~-     4^-��������� ~���������xmm.mxj4mmMm't-~m  A enfe. reliable repnlatins  medisiae.   Sold is -litres d*s������  fr-se* of ���������rtrength���������No. 1,$1|  Io. 2. 9~; No. S. $5 per bos.  Sold by -til dro-fRuU)-. or sent  prepaid oa -receiyft ^J,?^'  *���������>������������������������%     piSfnT-ihle-fc,       Addr  oa   ���������feceiyti ol   pries*  i'res     -pamphlet,       AddMsag  THS COOK aSED!C������HE COj  ^^^i~^-0^^^^!������P^^  ;;Bu:*0X������*^y0^  ���������'-���������'���������? '���������F-r-orh ^oiit'Dealer  Minard's  where.  Liniment   for   sale   every-  ly go to show the possibilities of the  dairy industry in this province under  normal conditions."  The art of cameo cutting was  an official of the dairy branch. "These j brought to a high stage of perfection  results, accomplished in dry years, on-;by the early Greeks.  W>OES  this   illustration   pic-  turo your experience/  What ia moro distressing  than being1 unablo to sleep?  Sleeplessness Io ono of the  first and moat certain symptoms of exhausted nerves.  f���������*,���������     IT ,    ,      IV, ���������������������������*,���������       . . ..............    0  <H.Aifckrr*     tld    XAiU     *4 ������*.l ii III fc������     li*.*!.*-.    JL4.0     IllrirU  the ansli-r.tn.ttco of Dr. Chaeo'-a Nerve*  Food to ronloro vltfur to tho norva  cell* and thoroby avoid tha dovolop-  mant of norloun norvotm troublo.  By tn������provIn*tr the nuallty of th������  blood and building- up tha norvou������  my*tt*m   -thin   food   cur*   lirlnun   now  ~~.m~.rvd    mrtrt    mlrittr\,rt>*    tn    ���������linn    whole*  t������ouy.  KO cft-ati a box, rt for 12.711, all dealera, ~t  wutuauvuu,   I>uIwm  ~l   Co.,  Iilei.,  Turoutu,  Motor Cars in Canada  One in Every Twenty-three Pernons  In Canada Own a Motor  Car  There are 6,000,000 automobiles in  the United Statta or one to every  twenty inhabitants. In England there  are only 180,000 cars, or one to every  268 persons. There is onc automobile  to every -102 people in France, to 684  people in Germany, to 1,000 people in  Italy, to 2,700 people in Austria, ,to  5,300 in  Russia.  Registration of cars in Canada in-  crrn-ied 13 per nrvt. over thm of 1918  Ontario continues to be the banner  province for automobiles, with 127,860  p'iSGcriger    cars,    and    11/128    motor  Bleak Prospect  "Two bags and a hatbox," said the  tourist who was travelling for the  first time in Scotland, on arriving at  a little wayside station. The porter  mournfully collected the articles and  put them on board a cab. "And. by  thc way, porter," said thc passenger,  "what do they usually give you here  for a tip?"  The porter jerked his thumb over  his shoulder. "See yon big hoose in  amang the trees?" he asked. I  "Yes, but what has that to do with  it?"  "Wccl, that's the workhouse, and  it's fir* 'o old railway porters."���������Argonaut.  Catarrh Cannot be Cured  1-.V T.ri'r'AT. AT'PI.ICATTONS. at they enn-  not reach the ucut ol tiie eliticusc. Catarrh la  n locul eliiicune Kicutly influenced by con-  ���������i-i'tnfional condition*. HAMAS CATAKUfl  MEDICINE will cure cntarrh. It in taken  Inte-innlly und iictn through the Blood on tho  Mucous -Sui'lnci-ii of the System. IIAl.I-'S  CATAUUU Ml'.mCTM!*" i- coiiii*o������td of  some ot the beat tonics lcnowu, comblncel  with nonie oi the beeit blood tiurifiers. Tho  ������ perfect combination of the iiiKrcdieutn iu  ,. \ llAM.'S CATARRH MliDICINK li wlut  procliice������   micki   wonelciful   lenull*   iu   ciUunUnl  HOW TO "BE FIT" AT SIXTY  BV DR. lxl~*~ HERBERT SMITH.  As our boys "came march*  ing home," they brought a certain red-blooded doctrine, and  showed us the glory of a perfect  body. They will show us how  to "keep fit," even if we have  passed middle life and are beyond the athletic stage.   For  the tired business man, the  man who feels the daily grind  and the nightly fag, has meager  appetite,  headaches,   nerves  unstrung, is gloomy, ending in  a soggy brain, try the right  way. Get out of bed, open tho  ���������window, breathe deeply, exercise   the   army "setting-up"  exercise  or use dumb bells,  until in a warm glow.  umuia  uicurivi-tiou  A   -l.r.  t. ~X  tt*~i*d  . ^*^^^v^tt^^^0*ii  *dft%mm~0m-mm0-%~M  ft  Bt**i**e.'**winiiir must, mttmmttmmsimmximf  tof "IMmimi  Ht^-^K 0m*~.t.  fc^pp^^ jada automobile \~ now a reality.  berta, Mauiioba and Qurb::-���������*��������� follov.-ir-c*:  iu order. The rural population owns  more than half thc cars in the Dominion  and in  the prairie  province*  the  .**..     **.������    1.7-1...  J** CI*CC11 r.*"*,j"***C   !..   tiii^mLk .  Canada ia no longer an assemblm-jr  centre for automobile part a made m  the United States.   The made In C:ui-  Driiuifl-itfi 75c.    Testimonials free.  *'.  J.   Uli^u^v  ti  Co.,   l-eoiia.,  Toledo,  O'llo.  Great wealth and   little health make  a pitiable combination.  MlriflrdV T.Inbnfjit Cur<fM "OanilniflP.  W.      JN.      U.  UIU  ���������water, and occasionally castor  oil or a pleasant laxative made  up of May-apple, aloin, jalap, and sold by all druggists aa  Dr. Pierce'8 Pleasant Pellets.  As Prof. Strauss says. "The excretion of urio acid we  are able to effect by exeiluiK diuresis." DrinU copiously of  soft rain or distiiicti water, arot o>'ei������uti tr,uti>^^ por ouv, nuu  water boforo meals, and obtain Anuric Tablets*, doublo  BtrengtU, lov GO eta., at thc nearest drug store and tako  them three timea a day.   If you want a trial package scud  m. "m~*^ -W^fc * **��������� W 1 "*    II      VJ    V Iff        >>        W        <W%        mtm      ��������� x~  **i        -*,-* tf  iu cenia ii*- Di. iioi*uu a luwaiicw  tiotei, ouuttio, iM. x.  "Anurio"  (anti-uric-acid)  in tho ma-mfc duscovery  ot  , Dr. Pierce and ia much mor������ potent than lithift, for it wiii  I ��������������� * - -      1 .      I       ..A.         .Hlrx-rtt ��������� ........  1      lilU-JUl'^'U1    "UlLl-O    -t-lVrJlM    ������.*or   ..1>V    *jvrx~   TMXXJmdXd0 0 ~,~v   XdVALm+mm'  tmmmm  ���������T**ttmit~i*y*.v,  ������'k*im^#.rm\m-~%  i *tki*>iiBBa itAC^iUmm dtAtatmtm'.iit. tatiii  .    v     mttummmm wmwmmm smtm n  >u������umu<M.U Liruti,t,m(*itii0Hxtitt0iitit04.ttlit*mul4m0������M dXmMlmxi t&m&ij.immtl Umi\xjiii wri0mxi'-������jigiijit-iitf4XX0n.it0iiuki0i0  4mwttt4m*9ammiicw-m~t m  mmmm  mWrn  THE  CRESTC?-.   REVIEW  THE CRESTON REVIE  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription : $2 a year in advance.  S2-50 to U.S. jxvints.  C. F. Hayes, Editor and Owner.  ORESTON,  B.C., FRIDAY, APR. 23  required, the end will surely justify the means of making first  thoughts best thoughts���������be they  either for or against the hospital.  Average Apple Crops  The front-page story in our issue of April 9th by Dean Clement  r.st  ~ixrx  -a  r*  OJ.       Irli-C      JLJ.   VxJ.  University, on apple  production costs and, average apple production for the-province,  lias evoked a very wide discussion  of the latter phase of the article,  and it would seem that the all too  general impression prevails that  the dean was entirely too modest  in stating the average yields to be  expected���������had he increased the  figures up to 100 per cent he  would have been still too low to  suit many of the local ranchers.  In assisting to arrive at a really  definite conclusion in the premises some figures on the production situation in Creston Valley  may be useful. In the summer of  1916, Jos. Heath made a very  thorough survey of the orchards  in this section, and his report to  the government at that time was  to the effect that there were in  round numbers 100,000 apple  trees alone in this section.  At that time, too, Mr. Heath  states, 54 per cent, of the trees  were five years old or under five,  .txxixr,      +t������r������+      AJ-x     -no-n      *r������r*4Ti+        ntra-itA     T\<tt_  CCA-IVI. tllUl-U A-t-f |/*Ji VV** XI m *V   VJ. V XJX-d  tween the ages of five and ten  years. This was three years ago,  so that as at 1919 it will not be  amiss to assume that the average  age of the whole apple planting in  the Valley was at least seven  years.  Adverting to Dean Clement's  figures we find that trees seven  years old should average just over  four boxes to the tree, and on that  basis the Valley last year should  have shipped not less than 400,-  000 boxes. To the fellow who  says Mr. Clement's^ figures are  low it will come as" a surprise,  possibly, to learn that the whole  of Creston Valley last year produced less than 80,000 boxes���������or  about three-quarters of a box. to  the tree.  Nobody will question the accuracy of Mr. Heath's work, and the  crop figures for last year are  equally reliable. Instead of censure for understating the case it  would look as if" the dean were  leaving himself open to the charge  of passing out gross misinformation in an opposite direction���������at  least so far as Creston Vaiiey is  concerned.    'Nuf sed.  Municipal Suggestions  And while we are acting in an  advisory capacity to committees  might we suggest to the gentlemen from the United Farmers  and Board of Trade, who are delving into the matter of municipal  organization for the Creston Valley, or a goodly portion of it. the  possible wisdom of recommending  that in case preliminary munici-  pilization proceedings are gone  on with that it be on the distinct  understanding that if a rural  municipality is formed that the  election of councillors shall be  on the ward system plan.  That is that provision be made  that each locality shall elect at  least one representative to the  municipal council. In other words  Wynndel, Erickson, Canyon City,  Lister ami Creston shall each have  one member of council to look after their respective sections' interests.  Too. in the matter of taxes col-  ptretuap ./Cxxnj'-u-fSiJ ^.qSita sai^irea  -o| ST-iAvd-XTey. ^S9iAi38T*[ at"*:*. aiii[A\.  ���������8UU8A9J sitft Suxpuedxa ui xiBA8ad  puious A^)i*[od pBo-iq a'jqa b pa^09]  expenditures on the basis of money contributed to the municipal  exchequer, it is to be hoped that  something fairly definite may be  evolved whereby the true spirit  of co-operation may be equitably  applied���������that of seeing how much  sacrifice those best able to stand  it are prepared to make to advance the interests of others not  at the present quite so fortunately  located.  This is but the provincial policy worked out on a smaller scale,  and now that we are really putting up with it as taxpayers to  Chevrolet "Baby Grand" (Model F B) Touring  "S  the province direct surely wc are  not like to be inconvenienced by  the practice -of such a commendable virtue right close home.  Marshall All the Facts  BABY GRAND Touring Car  MODEL FB  $1895.00 f.o.b. Creston  9  OME SAY IT IS the beauty of its streamline  design that makes the new Chevrolet "Baby  Grand" Touring Car so appealing. Others  are equally enthusiastic over its mechanical perfection, the deep, wide seats and roomy body. But  all agree that it is a car of unusual merit and well  worthy of bearing the name "Chevrolet/'  If you want an automobile that you can take genuine  pride in owning���������one that is economical to operate and  dependable for all needs���������you should inspect this-new  Chevrolet  model,    it   is   a car that leaves little to be  f*'PS!T":i-r"   fit   n   *rx*md>cL   v-lnrtt-   r\lancacs  U*vCIJU*-l    LA.LJ   CU     XJl A\J\J     LrXXtixi    muHiOUldr  9  V  Now that  the  question  of the  proposed Creston Valley hospital  has   been   passed   on   to   a  joint  committee  of the three representative public bodies in the district  it  is  quite  reasonable  to  anticipate**     a    comprehensive    report  thereon at a reasonably early date  ���������and   the   earlier  the   better  as  the busy  season  i.s upon us, and  once it gets into full swing even  the matter of a hospital is like to  get scant  consideration  from the  man who  is up and doing from  dewy morn till starry eve.  Under these conditions it is to  he hoped the committee will go  reasonably thoroughly into all the  detail.;   oi'   the   undertaking -sire,  style   anrl   cost   of   building   and  accommodation t.o be thus afford-  uipment   and   upkeep   cost  i.Hjir.i.'i.  ho1h   on  valuable  ,.   i.hi,;1  A West Creston School  And continuing our study of  co-operative effort it is encouraging, indeed, to learn that the residents of West Creston are getting  together on the all-important matter of providing educational facilities for that district.  The necessary petition has been  forwarded the department asking  that Inspector Calvert investigate  the matter and report thereon.  Severally the citizens interested  are unanimous that a school must  be provided, and are more than  willing to do their full share in  any way to secure the boon.  There are at least ten children  of the required age, but as the  community is scattered" the matter of a school site is one that will  need some handling. The Review  is not sufficiently acquainted with  the locality to even make a suggestion now that things have taken definite shape, but it is to be  hoped that the parents will recognize the necessity of selecting a  location that will, as far as possible, make the trip to and from  school ol* an equal distance for  the pupils living in the four corners of the proposed school district.  Besides filling a pressing present day need the starting of a  school will help a whole lot in  m,-lvin<r that part of the Valley  look a whole lot better to ever-  increasing numbers of prospective  h omenta kern that are coming and  going every day. In addition to  the benefits that will accrue to  thc young, the school as well becomes a. very desirable commercial  asset, and we will be greatly din-  annointed if West, Creston people  , do not overlook, if they cannot.  forget, any real or imaginary personal differences that may exist  in order to thus substantially advance the Im-si intcrcsis of a purl  of this community thai, must  shortly -".'.joy a well-deserved de-  vi-lounieiit.   9  CRESTON  forms to all those whom it had  a notion were likely to be income  tax payers. For 1920 it is manifest that the authorities are not  going to mail out forms, and it  is equally apparent that they are  going to be quite thorough in collecting these dues ��������� the country  needs the money, and no favorites  are going to be played. The best  policy to pursue is tp get the  forms from the postmaster, go  through them carefully and if  then satisfied you are not liable  do not bother sending in your  returns. The onus of proving you  are not liable is up to you. Having taken the precaution to reliably satisfy yourself you are not  taxable you will have nothing to  worry about if it should come to  a matter, of showing cause Why  you should not pay.  25 Penticton women have already  signed up for a course in home nursing under St. John's Ambulance, association auspices.  The intake at Cranbrook police  court in March averaged $50 a day for  each working day. Fines collected  totalled over ������1300.  e-ll ;  in  the several  del ails, as  well as  some data, on  hospitals operating  along similar lines in communities  similar  to   this.     With   nil   these  facts  intelligently marshalled and  presented      a     citizen \s      iiie*������**ing  should   be  able    to decide,   for   or  against,   tackling   such   a   proposi  I ion at one-, session.  -     ��������� r  r -ll  I i      ill,    <l 11     |>e>,-..,i rn>       i.ir  menls   should   be   made-;  the  scon-   of  conserving  i I III*",    r| -i     well     ir,    e. i -.Ui'i i i  ��������� > It U 11 I i       i t' 111 ���������'  i ��������� '. i , i i II  . ' ' ii.i     i i .,,.���������/ .  '.!"   tin     i.ir.Me','.    v. Iiicli    i:;   u:;u;i!i,v  negatived   where  two or three ga  Ihcrings   have   to   be  convened   be  *'r*i������v   tlie������   ''inn!   decmion   is   arrived  al. More    than    a    few   people   are  This sorry  old   world   lias  a   ioi, wondering/     -.vii--i.ii-> i     t!**'y    J.:.*!!.',  of  curious   people   who   a.s  soon   us have   lo   make   inteiiiie   I a a   rd ions  I iici,*    .'iji*io:,:t v    is   .:.! I id'i'-d,    im or not, "e-.jn-v Unit   their  financial  mediately    slnrl,    in     looking     lor intake   would   not   iktiii   to   iniiuc   ��������� *'.'.:.;*     '���������*���������'<���������     ���������'.     tn.i     i.-* r.<***i" iIh-mi   I'mUli-    .mil   id   (be    ;,ime t imc  aOoUl.        *   IllleT     liie-.r    e* | I'e'il Iii:-.I c u i e-l neiii I n* I i 11 ���������.*,     ilia'     Ih.!       Ji.ti       '.)n  , ������������������;,       ,"!.'������������������.-"    "-'<���������"    'l* | O (WiM    'ni"'    lc- <r<i"iTttiiicM i     ntliile-el    thc    I ii'ce<;*;ii rv  Domestic Psaek  And talking about taxes reminds that thc owner of the modest Ford or other lighter make of  cars is going to get off easier this  year on his auto licenses than the  fellow with thc bigger gas burner. The new schedule of motor  fees, which is now before thc legislature at Victoria, provides for  a payment of dues on the weight  basis. Tn addition to the annual  tHlO for a number to attach to  the ear, an additional charge of $5  for cars up to a ton in weight will  bc made, while a two-ton weight  ���������uilo will bc levied on for $9, mywI  so on, with special attention to  motor truck owners who will  have to pay on a sliill higher  '.-c.\h\ on the ns-s'urnptioTi that his  machine is harder on the roads.  The new legislation to this effect  is  now  up  for consideration, and  '' -    ���������'���������    .'.   >.       -ll>r^4       lii'-'-eive'io           i     ' i "  '   '  ���������hnubl bear the burden it looks  sale to predict that the bill will  finally puss. With the. universal  shout   for  heller   roadw    -md    the  ' municipalil ies demanding that thc  gu\ e rinifid   ivlurii   to  the  uiunic-  1 i.d ire',*,:,,iiv., a goodly portion of  the   license   money   thus   obtained  /I I I tltlle-v    iii'lle'i'iu     ��������������� ill I l,-i,     -.<. iiii      i.i  fat lierit'e*   tin*   legislation,   if;   able  ' <> ].'������������������ !'������������������������������������ t'V.'t epiit" ;-. ::t ;-o:ig cr.ee ni  ���������tippeiit  of  the measure.  We are now in a position to fill  orders for Fresh Lime and  Ground Sulphur.  Creston Fruit Growers Union  LIMITED  BANK BY MAIL  Regular saving will soon show a handsome balance in the depositor's account.  It may bc difficult for you to come to the  bank, always when you want to deposit.  Send in deposits by mail���������they will be as  carefully handled as "though you handed  them over tlie counter. rr'  TUP   rAMAHIAM   p A MI/  OF COMMERCE  PAID-UP CAPITAL       -        - $15,000,000  ���������,   ���������rx~-t~, V    ,~m       0..   ,������   ,,_ ^ (   r    ���������,,���������   fUX.x  IVC-JCIX  V  I.J      t-KJlStrf m m .,.  ,  _,,uJ-J,"JJ    .  CUKSTON nnANCTT, C. C. Bennett, M;m..c,'r.  i M,n*m������iiriii--ft*^  m-uu ~mt4 nimttsutmmt-mt  mmmm  ���������mmmam^m  f!msm^mm^^-!^mW9m dtTSt^m^mT *lf*  THE  UIEJSSAU.m   jai*. s~~~ v.  BOYS'       CHILDREN'S       MEN'S  f  NEWS OF MOTEWWS  vc    ***'���������  >#'���������&.     1?\       *^#  HUKLBTJT WELT CUSHION SOLE SHOE.    The  ideal shoe for children, in button and lace.  SOLDIER BOY SHOES, made by, J. Leckie & Co.,  from best of stock, for hard wear.  MEN'S SHOES at $6.50.    We have quite a nice stock  at this exceptionally favorable price.  There's as much dissimilarity in feet as there is in faces.  Hasts that are adapted to the  shape of your feet may be entirely wrong for our next  customer.  We take a great deal of  pains in fitting feet. We want.,  you to get shoes that will fit  your feet comfortably and  correctly and not <3"ause deformities, pain or foot trouble.  All sizes  and styles in the  best qualities in stock.  lo A. SPEER  GENERAL MERCHANT  - :      CRESTON  This week's arrival of  /~t/<*\/>*sA������  ��������� ��������� ���������wwwwsu ��������� ���������  include a large shipment of  English    Ginghams    in    Plain  Grounds, Checks,   Stripes, &c.  Nurse Cloth,   Galateas,   Muslins  Lawns,  Voiles,   Crepes  Shirtings,    Madapoians  Cambrics, Long Cloths  These goods have been placed in stock and  marked at prices that are hard to duplicate.  All above goods are true dyes, and are guaranteed fast in color.  Creston Mercantile Company  LIMITED  -WA^W-^jJ^M-^'-^'  If yoii aire needing  or  now is the time to buy  Wc havc just  unloaded a  car  r-\4'     *-"lw.r>n     ������*������ *f      Oi*������-rve>f r**X  Saspss Clin Lumber Company  IMinr<������i������-rrTHil.HI-������m������,.rf  IhlWipjIMIJ-ilWlll  ���������KiwiiiiiiiiiJiii-iiiiiM ij  ���������   ��������� tn ������ * -r ������- ������-v  Cranbrook ranchers would like a  two-foot fall of snow to start spring  crops off in. good shape.  . Cranbrook council has voted -1800 to  help the G.W.V.A. in that city to carry oh their'work this year.  The by-law to horaow $75,000 to  build a new fire hall and city office  building at Trail-was beaten by a majority of 13.       v    . \-.  Greenwood   again has   a   resident  doctor,  J.  M.  Burnett,  M.D.,  having  just located to practise his profession  in that city.  ?y  R. ~J. Stenson, government agent at  Kaslo, has been transferred to Fernie. where he will fill the same position. Mr. Hewatt of Fernie will succeed Mr.-Stenson.  Con. Smith, brewer with the Fernie  Fort Steele Brewing Co., is leaving for  Japan this month to take a similar  position with a firm there. He has a  two-year contract.  The   Herald   naively    advises    its  Cranbrook  readers that a  telephone  company is justified in removing its  instrument  from  the house  of a subscriber who "listens in."  Three weddings in Fernie last week  prompts  the  Free Press   to   remark  ��������� that the high cost of living does  not  seem  to  be hindering  the work  jof cupid  in that section.  Trail fruit fair annual meeting  shows the society to have a cash balance of over $300.' At last year's fair  $210 was spent in cash prizes and  over $500 on amusements.  Mrs. Jos. Birken of Cranbrook  gave birth to a 11% pound baby boy  last week���������the biggest sample of new  humanity to arrive in the divisional  city in at least two  years.  The Penticton brass band has been  reorganized   along   classy   lines,   being favored with half a dozen lady  patronesses,  as  "well  as a full outfit  of honorary and working officers.  A. B. Smith, a well-known farmers'  institute worker, states that Cranbrook is getting the cheapest milk of  any town in B. C.���������when production  costs are taken into consideration.  ���������i--.:*:  The complete banking facilities^ provided at  all our branches enable this Bank to give  Business Accounts the care and attention they  need and deserve*  The Merchant and the Manufacturer will find  the services rendered by this Bank of the greatest assistance  in conducting their business,    2*5  OF CANADA  CRESTON BRANCH,  enlarging of ice houses at various  terminal points and equipping them  with up-to-date machinery so as to  enable the prompt and proper icing of  such shipments. Likewise it has purchased during the past three years  over 5000 charcoal heaters in order  to adequately protect such shipments  requiring heating during the cold  weather.  And it has built over 1000 new refrigerator cars and has under construction at the present time 500 additional refrigerator cars. In the construction of these cars special attention has been, given with a view of  making the brine tank refrigerator  car efficient for shipment of fruit  and vegetables. In this connection  the Dominion Government in a bulletin issued some time ago made the  following remarks:  "The Canadian Pacific Railway has  been making progress in building improved refrigerator cars* of the brine  tank type, the most notable improvement being in the permanently .raised floor racks that are slatted and allow a five inch space beneath the  load to allow cold air to circulate  from the ends toward the centre of  the car. These cars also have vents  in the tanks so that shipments may be  sent under ventilation when so desired." r  Experiments carried on by the railway company have demonstrated that  this is the most desirable car for the  transportation of all high class per-  -���������������������������-- -_J        2_        0% rtrxv-..  struction ot the 500 cars now being  built special attention has been given  to ventilation.  PIGS FOF^SALE  Yorkshire Pigs, a splendid strain for  foundation stock ready for April delivery. Price (with papers) $15 each.  A. B. SMITH, Box 852, Cranbrook-  Strawberry Plants  McKim's Special Everbearing planted in April or early May will fruit in  from eight to ten weeks, and continue  to ripen the most delicious of all  Strawberries until hard frosts in the  late fall.  These berries were seryed to H.R.H.  the Prince of Wales at Calgary, and  were highly commended by him for  their excellent flayor.  .25 plants, prepaid, $2.00.  - ������������������        ��������������� . -t rttr* r.r\  ��������� ���������inn _i���������������in  ��������� A.LJLJ   XJXKXXM tro  eag.nn_  Methodist pastor Hughes of Kaslo  will spend- his two months vacation  this year by conducting a tour of  such as care to accompany him, over  the battlefields of France and Belgium.  One Cranbrook dealer announces I  that he has thirty-three carloads, more ���������  or less, of Maxwell and Chalmers automobiles coming to that city, and that  while the sale is on one of the city  restaurants will operate day and night  shifts to accommodate customers.  The C.P.R. has notified the board  of trade that it has no intention to  erect a modern hotel at Cranbrook at  present. A citizen's meeting is to be  held to devise ways and means to procure accommodation for the regiments  of tourists expected in that city this  year.  456 BChool children have been vaccinated at Penticton, and so far there  has not been a bad result therefrom.  Only "half a dozen conscientious objectors were found to compulsory vaccination, but their youngsters will not  be allowed to attend school until they  are similarly treated.  IrrlrnMr.        rtrx^rtm���������. rxJ* iXi rx ���������        rx ~. J*        ������..        Xtxr,        rtdX,-.  AOUUMIO       TlLJAAXXXXXlLXHiXKra       ra,lX*l*l       XXX       MAX*.       4.1.0 .  100   *"   by express $25.00  W. J. McKIM, Nelson, B.C.  ,v    Scepsis ef      ^  Imi &d &iii������gitmsgi!s  Load Cars to Capacity  The haulage capacity of a locomotive is not baBed on the number of  car3 it can handler but on the number of tons. By the more intensive  loading of cars there will be a reduction in the cars to be hauled, which  means a greater number of cars for  distribution to the various shippers  throughout tho country.  Two or three years ago the public  was asked to co-operate with the railways  in an en*(leavor to prevent car  shortage  by  the   heavier  loading  of  cars   and   shippers    everywhere    responded to this appeal with the result  that in the year 1918 the average load  per car on the Canadian Pacific was  6.54, thc highest in tho history of the  Company,  but during  the  past  year  the  results have  not been as  satisfactory.   In lfllO tho average load por  car on tho Canadian Pacific Railway  was 24.87 tons, a docrease of 1.67 tons  por  car,  which  indicates  that  some  shippers  havo lost their interest  in  this most Important matter and    the  railway is again appealing to tho pub-,  lie to co-oporato with it in tho heavier  loading of cars  with a viow to  decreasing tho car shortage which now  exists all ovor tho country and which  will bo moro aggravated In tho course  Ol   tllO   IlOXl   ilJW    ul'MILllti,      Til lli   Pliu-L-  age  can  bo f?roatly  reduced  if  you  wljl niuko bottor mio of car opaco.  "Load all cars to thoir full carrying  or cubical capacity ho that tho maximum iiiiej will he obUiIncd."  "Load froi-dil requiring refrigeration to safe carrying capacity -for tho  commodity loaded, utilizing all space  pouslblo." |  1..0.UI    IICM.UL     i i;iieen u.j,     \ t uyn..i..ii,  to on To carrying capacity for tho commodity   loaded,   but   uaduvutand   Un������t  tblH  clana  of fro I glit  can   bn  loaded  much  heavier than   freight  roqulrlng  rorrlgomtloii, ultbough not, iilwayn    to  full   vlfilble  (-opacity.       ,  The Canadian Pacific Railway, veu-  Il7lng   ino   ImporiiUHro   of   mil**-*   l*iiTiti-  portatlon   of high   claim   porlaluibloii,  lunch   in;   fruit,   vegetable!!,   etc.,    lui-.i  I during  tho pant  row  yearn expeiiueu  !large   iiumii   hi    tho    eoimtnictioii    or  Butterfield's  Hi Lsiljii 1 -  tlUnL,  Wynndel, B.C.  Full line of  White Canvas  Shoes  with rubber soles  Ladies' Hose  Men's Sox  Shirts - Overalls  SOFT DRINKS  Two Per Cent. Beer  Is there any  Meat in the  House?  Thin 'is tho lirst question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. But why  worry?  Shamroch Brand  jntams auu t������ucun  Finest  Quality  Cooked Ham  Lunch iVMeai  Bologna, &c.  are   always   to   lie-   had  llllV. Ill    UU   .ill     Mill'!! 11^  quite* i*i*iuils 'Nhanmu-U  products.  Minimum price of 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 oniy  land suitable for agricultural purpose*?  and which is non-timber land-._  jfartnership pre-emptions aboiisheu.  but parties of not more than four may  arrange for adjacent pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each making  necessary improvements on respective  claims. %,  Pre-emptors must occupy claims for  Sve years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clearing and cultivation of at least 5 acres,  before receiving Crown Grant.  Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than 3 years, and has made proportionate improvements, he may, because ot 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  $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 q  Pre-emptor holding Crown (-rant  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 hoincpites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and improvement conditions.  *or grazing and industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites oh  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may bc purchased; conditions include  payment of stumpage.  Natural hay meadows inaccessible  by existing roads may be purehaRed  conditional upon construction of a road  to them. Rebate of one-half of cost of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price. Is made.  PRE-EMPTORS*      FREE      GRANTS  ACT.  "**The i-M-one of this Act Ib enlarged to  Include all persons Joining and serving with His Mnjesty's Forces. Tho  time within which tho heirs or devisees  of a deceased pre-emptor may apply  for title under thin Act Is extended  from for one year from the death of  euch person, ns formerly, until ono  your after the conclusion of the present  wnr. Thi;- privilege Ip nl^o made1 retroactive. ������  No foes relating to pre-emptions are  due or payable by ooldlcra on preemption*! recorded after Juno 20, 1018,  Taxes are remitted for live years.  Provision  for return of moneys  ac-  ....  ���������.x.x...x A ... purchase  town or city Iuim held by nu-mber-H of  Allied Forces, or dependents. iu*t*u.re<l  direct or Indirect, remitted from enlistment to March 31. 1020.  8UU-PURCHASER0   OF   CROWN  ��������� LANDS.  Provlhlon made for Ituiuance of  Crown Brants to nub-purchaser** of  Crown l.umlu, ace-ulrliig right'; from  purchasers who failed to i*r->ini*.!e*tii  iuirt-hinu), iiivuIvIiik forfeiture, on ful-  iUliuent of condltloim of purchase, In-  tereiit nnd tnxca. Where ituli-purchan-  er������ do not claim whole of original pm���������-  eel. punch fi hc prle*e due nnd t:i������<������n rm:ey  be    distributed    |ire>i>ortlonali;lv    nvrr  \...,,.x     ....... .. i i-,i\ .\xi.-.i:i     ;*.;':.t      Lio  to re rim by  Mr-iy  1,   1^20.  Hi  P  KB 8 Wl-ftS  a. nn.. Ltd.  fJrr.rln"  OHAZ1NG.  ������l*r,',l( <���������.>������������������������������������'*  development of livestock Industry pro-  VlelCH   feir   y.t.iS-Mnr.   i\\-*tr\rXf   a*,,,*    rfl!l|;i:  Ur.ll.i.Ii.. U ..lliile     Ulrele (     i'l/ii,mil,:,,!,:,,���������!  Annual   \-.r:i:'.:vt-   jeiii.'t:    It ."Ue-il    Ii.i* c.l  or-, r. ���������.*���������:������������������!���������  r*   ������*.-���������. ...    '.. ; r'j :'.'.y im -.������������������ t..!,-  lluheel     lAiiitr: ,        .'-'tueli-i 'Uin*r:<     tr.riv  j      lut"in   Ai .*���������������.������!.;.mnn.i     lur   i:i*. j;c    iu;e i:.i ���������;,���������,-  ment.    Free,  eir ji.-irtlally  fin:.-. x"<-r.ii.in  I        fill    t.xll'.K l...   CL....,,y\l,   Lit     :i..y..i.l   .        ,(r  I     to ten  n(-te.u. t������;������  fanu ���������^aggggM  i  Tp^-i-^i'isa4tf^^^tB^(^^i  TEE.   -R1SVXEW,     CRESTON.    B.    '���������&  fi  ".-������������������ ~.*:*SM  ������ii)'seriMiifs������ii  wm-W^&xW^^^  M^^E^KrStf  ���������e^asoo������D[M  i lation we need and must havc. It j  affects the credit of our people, stops  railway development, cripples business  and imposes heavy burdens upon municipalities and governments. Something better than the provision of temporary relief to the direct sufferers  must be found;  Those who are perhaps best qualified to judge, believe the only solution is to be found in a radical change  in farming methods in these districts,  and the substitution of other crops,  in part at least, for the all grain crops  ���������which have, for the most part, been  attempted in the past. It is asserted  that even in these drought afflicted  areas, a few farmers have been able  to succeed, where the majority have  failed, by reason of the fact that they  followed other methods.  in the years of drought, there was  not  only   failure of  grain  crops,  but  also of grass, with   the    result    that  there was neither food for man  nor  feed for stock.    On  the other hand,  jsome farmers were successful even in  ��������� these   years   of   lack   of   moisture   in  'raising green corn and other kinds of  ifeed for stock when even the grasses  failed.    What  they  succeeded in   doing, their neighbors could also do.  It is suggested, therefore, and wisely it would seem, that steps shouid be  taken to bring the actual experience  of these men, and the methods followed by them, to the knowledge of  the people generally in the districts  referred to, not by books or pamphlets, but by these men telling the  story of their experiences and success  to groups of farmers throughout these  space would permit cf even a mere areas,  recapitulation of these varied and It is also being urged that the corn-  complex problems, not to speak of anlbined knowledge of the agricultural  intelligent consideration of even a few | experts   of   the   country^  should   be  oi them.  Asked to name the first and foremost question demanding attention by  the people of the West, wouid, no  doubt, be as varied as they wouid in-*-  teresting. Some would say a larger  population in order to develop the  country, increase their production, and j Along  this  line they have met with  assist to bear the expense of the pub- j splendid success and the . loss  lie services. Others would urge full J fr������m frost������ which formerly was  provincial control of the natural re- ������ constant dre?.d of the farmer,  sources in order that they might be  developed for use. Others, again,  would lay emphasis upon the assimilation of the foreign-born into a broad  and true Canadian citizenship. Better  schools and a more general education  for all classes would be advocated.  Some would say tariff reform, or  ' cheaper money, were the main essentials to a betterment of conditions;  ���������while others, again, would la}' stress  upon social, moral and religious issues.    Some practical    minds    would  amm^ Exchange Situation  Impetus for Settlers  Your horses pull heavy toads over  all kinds of roads���������make their work  easy������������������save your harnessand wa^onss  Imperial Mica AsJa  Grease  Americans Taking Good   Advantage  Of Rate of Exchange in  Buying Farms  One of the results of the present  high Canadian   exchange   has   been  made  apparent   during   the   last  few  weeks.    Americans intending to settle in Western Canada are leaving the  United States sooner than they planned and in much larger numbers than  \M   was expected.   The exchange situation  has  proved a stimulant  io Am-sriean  settlement in   Western   Canada,   because the settlers find they can gain  from $1.25 to $4 an acre in purchasing  land.    Many Americans who had purchased farms when exchange was normal, and had money in the banks, have  XN  A Big Western Problem  It is, of course, merely a trite observation, and a statement of what  everybody knows, to declare that the  Western Prairie Provinces of Canada  have many difficult problems to solve  In order to promote their maximum  growth in population, wealth and general development.    Neither  time nor  brought to bear in an effort to solve  this problem. *"  These experts and scientific agriculturists on experimental farms and  elsewhere have evolved earlier ripening varieties of grain in order to escape the loss occasioned    by    frosts.  prevents friction in the hub. As  the mica flakes work into the pores  of the axle and bub, the rough surfaces are smoothed with a hard  filling of mica, 'lhe grease on tho  glassy surface insures thorough  fubiication. Sold in sizes from ft  one pound tin to a barrel.  Imperial Eureka  Harness Oil  makes leather strong, pliahle and  waterproof. Prevents cracking and  breaking of stitches���������cannot become rancid because pure mineral  oil.������������������ It gives leather a rich black,  lasting finish.  Sold in pint, quart, half-gallon,  gallon and four-gallon sealed cans,  half-barrels and barrels.  tmrfi*-i<jun  MADE IN  CANADA  PRODUCTS  Oso Cubes eoRtais the rich uou-risli-  ment of prims beef in so compact and  convenient a form that they are handy  for use anywhere, at any time. Just a  cube���������hot wateir���������and a biscuit or two  ���������and a light sustaining meal is ready.  taken advantage of the low quotation  is not yet in a position to say how  of   Canada's  money,  and cleared  off much money it will be able to devot������  their deferred payments,    making    a ���������  large saving.  to the Bay Hne this year.   The West  Americans oi means are paying cash ^9 Pressing for completion,  for their farms.   With the rate of ex- , .    . - _. ,    . -=  change as it is today, the saving on  a quarter-section of land at $35 an  acre is about $840, which is quite an  item on a $5,600 transaction, while  the ready money thus put into circulation is having a beneficial effect  throughout the west, both on investments and general trade.  Minard's Liniment Relieves Neuralgia.  " l^iiX";--'^^  Completing Hudson Bay Line  The Winnipeg board of trade has  been notified by the federal government that it will cost 4.000.000 to complete the Hudson Bay Railway. U.p  to the present, 332 miles of the Hne  have been built and about 90 miles  of track are still required to bring the  rdad to its ocean terminus at Port  Nelson.     The Dominion government  ffliS  M**-"*     s4 Ol a -51       ������  I  MEN5    SiAID  tf/MW*ti OUTWEAR  TWO HATS  OF ANY  FHER HAKE  Mai* fn ttat,  ALL. STYLES-ALL COLORS  SEE YOUR LOCAL. DEALER  Tifte Soul of a. Piano Is  *j&e Action     Insist upon  mXtvrttnx      -KBtr^-snvr ->  igmuoiaj  j-**     ������������������"onst0*! ���������*  has been enormously decreased.  Has the time not arrived when the  energies of all these men should be  turned into the channel of endeavoring to evolve a drought-resisting variety of wheat and other grains?  There are countries even more seriously affected with drought than western Canada, which, nevertheless, are  succeeding agriculturally. Surely  from these lands varieties of grains  can be secured to be tested experimentally here.  Something must be done, and done  Canadian Flax  Trade Growing  ONLY TABLETS MARKED  "BAYER"  ARE  ASPIRIN  Not Aspirin at AH without the "Bayer Cross'*  Proposed to Encourage   the   Establishment of Spinning  Mills  In Canada  At a meeting of the Canadian Flax-  Growers' Association, held in London  Ontario,   recently,   the   members  discussed a plan to extend the organization.   It was pointed out that the acreage under  flax  has been   more  than  doubled  since the  start  of  the war,  and the quality of the Canadian seed  and fiber demonstrated   not   only    in  Ireland, but all over  the world.    In  view of this it is proposed to encourage   the   establishment    of    spinning  mills in Canada on a large scale; also  to bring experienced   weavers to Canada  from   Ireland   and  start   the   industry  on  a sound basis.    The final  wi-hout lo-^s of  disappointment reliance upon the gov-|decision on this matter was left ovcr  say   more   branch   lines   of   railways,.  better roads, and a general improve- soon. to creatc new conditions in the  ment in all means of transportation. Jll'eas referred to, or else they will  And to a greater or less degree all, have to bc abandoned as unfitted for  these things are necessary to the wel- (agricultural settlement, with all that  fare, growth and prosperity of thejwlU mean- not only in individual loss  Prairie Provinces. There can be no to the PcoPle thcrc- but to the who,e  question about that. But at thc prcs- j country. It is impossible to go on,  e.nt tin*"-; 'brrc- .'onrn-s up a problem, jhoping against hope that "next year'  the solution of which would first ap-i *vil1 yidd a cr������P- and, in the event of  pear  to   ber  necessary    ���������    _.  time if many of these other questions   er"mei1t  for  Ic������d.  fuel,  clothing  and  are  to  bc  satisfactorily  settled.    And  uext   scas<"m':*������  seed,  and  the  removal  in some-  respects  it is the most diffi-.of  stock   to  greener pastures.       The  cult of p.'; orr prol/ems j country has about reached the end of  ���������"-    ,.. ...       .-,..,   .i-r      -.-,,.   .i    'this unsatisfactory policy;  something  difneu'-'-os   v.-"   '-v**-!'!   -lin-ost  sav  the   rnore   permanent,   more   constructive;;  ity  of  all  Canadian  seed  put  on  the  diaUtrou-.'   ' V.v-d *?i on s'!''con iron ting   tliat   wil1   Put   rcw   hoPc   in  thou-sanr.., of settlrrs by reason of theihcart9������ must be forthcoming.  drought   which   has   afflicted  until the June meeting.   Several grow  ers arc in favor of having thc flax seed  graded.    Thcy will ask the Dominion  government to impose   such    restrictions on thc sale of flax that the qual-  world market will bc the beat possible.  Por Colds, Pain, Rheumatism, Aeh-  Sng Joints, Lumbago, Sciatica, Nea-  rJtis, and for Headache, Neuralgia,  Toothache, Earache, tako Aspirin  marked with the name "Bayer' or  you are not taking Aspirin at alt  Accept only "Bayer Tablets of  Aspirin"   in   an   unbroken   "Bayer"  package which contains complete directions. Than you are getting real  Aspirin���������the genuine "*Aspirin prescribed by physicians for over nineteen years. Now made in Canada.  Handy tin boxes containing IS tablets cost but a few cents. Druggists  also sell larger "Bayer" packages.  TkeETe la only one Aspirin���������"Baye-*"-*-"���������You nrast flay "Bayer"  Atplrln Is the trad������ mark (rcslsterad In Canada) of Bayer Manufacture of Mono-  ScMlcacideater of Snllcyllcaclel. "While It 1* well Unowq that Anpirln means Bayer  -manufacture, to anulst tlio public against lwltatlono, tho Tablets of Bayer Company-  will bo stamped -with thoir general trado mark, tha "Bayor Crops."  sections  of the We-jt dunnf' lhe last three  ft-t-f,. So lo-ic-*; as thrse conditions  ���������continue: a Li.--.ck eye is f'iv.-*n to immigration to thi'-. country because the  bad advcrti'ii-niCTi i  thus pi-jcn  wastern  C-    ,,       I *������ .<     1   -   -     -.       -,   *.-r. :.-. rx    ,.(-frrt.  L.rLLlltXlJ���������.       ..IJ.-l.t--        ...���������    -       ���������  I'  ftu   the   *ecurin-rj of  that   l:n \.',c.v  poptt-  The ancients do not appear to havc  had any systcm  of punctuation.  Hero: I've had my nose broken in  two plac.C3.  Swce>t Th in d; : Well, you shouldn't  have  -Ljone  into  thosc places.  Old Garments New  When Diamond Dyed  ���������sss^a^SLSSss^t-iiaiiiJaBsSJ^m^EsscSi  One Trial  of Grape-Nuts  will do niore than many worun to  convince you of the goodness of  fhjft wheat arid oui ley u>-u*u������  Shabby,  Faded,  Old  Apparel  Turns  Fresh and Colorful  Don't worry about perfect results.  Use "Diamond Dyes,," -*;uarautced to  pivc a new, rich, fadeless color to any  fabric, whether it bc wool, silk, linen,  cotton or mixed goods, ��������� dresses,  blouses, slnck'uiR-a, skirts, children's  coats, feathers, draperies, coverings���������  everything.  The 1 iireciion i.iuok wiiii cicu putc!-.-  arce tclla how to Diamond Dye over  any color.  To match any material, have dealer  ������liow you ' inaiuoiiu Dye" Colon C;ud.  Alt   .~ n   r/uutr  ......0.   ft-"**-....  ... -m*������.        : ~ m .  X V  MUUi   <.������ji  cor^ains all the nytrJwew*? ���������*f  *h������ jjrairiH, in i\*ady to cat, requirctt  ru* ������!-i)������;\r wmi there'** no wuble.  The Profiteer: I don"t flee the sense  in  tlie-   evtf<* hriiip- so anxious to buy  jf-i  Itltnono.    Why,   she   couldn't  play |  ihe bloouilu' iiiiitiumeut if she'd frot  a  .if***-**-,  IUX  *���������      ���������*-*���������  1  <���������**���������  ~jOXm~*~mii^'i*^������X,UJI~-~l~-0m  .M  a:  ��������� r,  4- / -.,       0  , V      t-X        ~- m T  A -*  ��������� l<������'���������       ��������� -������     00       h     ......0m  ~--\tl I'll n-J a-\x*  Minnrd'n Liniment Cureii Hurnu, Ktc.  All    eiyutcr    'Ul'iiuw    ii.    full    ^towtk  hi   rbont   llirpe-*   y:-ri������.  Cord ot  Fabric.  A well shod horse travel*  ourcot ~~nd farthe������if*  npHB car equipped with Part-  ���������*���������  ridge Tires rons almost free  from the delaya   and   inconven-  iencco caused by tiro troublea.  /        Partridge Tires have bo unquen-  As-jL tionably proved their depend-  m^l^tx   ability   and   economy   that  thcy arc \co-uuy ������cco-������.ui*~  ed ae "'the moat service  for your money" tireo.  J  pu|H) mgmi   mJHHi  tei ' InUMri k~4 m~*i~~-i~wl      ta^ y  MuM kbl|f -"*���������- -MinMii     ^^beM     ^--^^^ r^^^^ ^^^^^    ^*^^*.      -W*^^       m~--mm^���������0mm~mT        XSW^0v%W~t-\~Wf    mW-WH~1K~WmTrt*\ \ms%  IKm   mBL   WBi wBL -XML   Jl imkmwL mmm.*"    -'������������������mi r ^         m  itLttLt**, U:J.U^leimjxim~SmU~-.Ml^  PA'}  "I  *-*������fo|".-^  ���������^g*^������-������i t-M mum >sm*tmsimSHim<rmmv^mmHtimm  Thais*   Name  iwiii wiiii wyp  l,M"-flll|re.WW1l|ilil lllllMIHrTKIIitl-iMmnm  mmmemmx*  ���������i^mmmifmmtmmmi  j ~-~&^t*tiimmtmjty~: liAffi  ''-'���������*-��������� ���������������������������;���������.*'������������������"-������������������;  '????(:'���������?  thm   m^rx^z'y l%   i%  A      ,--  Sll&@S  Holland Retains Ik-Kaiser  ationai  Only Rumors That Wheat  !s Hauled io ILS.  London. ���������Herbert H. Asquith, for-  snor oremier and advocate of a one-  parliament Ireland, took issue in the  house of commons on the home  rule question with > Premier Lloyd  George, whose plan for two parliaments for Ireland Mr. Asquith has  characterized as absolutely unacceptable.    ��������� -'���������  Particular interest is centered in.  the contest between the premier and  former premier, both of whom aspire  to the leadership of the liberal party.  But as yet they have not come tp  grips.  The fact that agitation is so wide-' line to secure higher prices. However,  spread in Ireland at the present time '. neither the government nor the wheat  lends added interest to the ultimate j board had heard any more than ru-  outcome of the bill now before the' mors of such action and therefore  house, but the real fight will not be could not hold these farmers to aeon until the committee stage has been  count for anything they had received  Acting Premier Declares Government  Cannot Act Without Proper  Xd V'IIUA lll3 ucn  "Ottawa. ��������� Answering Thos. Mac  Nutt .Saltcoats, in the commons, Sir  George Foster stated that the government had heard that some farmers  were shipping their wheat to points  near the United States boundary and  flip  Reply With Regard to Former Ger-  - uiari Empsrcr Agres-u tc  \      By Allies  London.-**��������� The allied powers have  accepted Holland's last note regarding the former German emperor, according to an Amsterdam despatch to  the Daily Mail. ���������'?...*.  The Dutch government on March  5 for the second time refused to deliver the former German emperor to  the allies for trial. This determination was set forth in a note, to the  British premier,   who,   however,   de-1  clared the Dutch government would | Minister of Railway* Promised West-  take all necessary measures to mini- I   : _*L _   -s:-! m..   ���������s.  \-r.nti..i -s        ���������  ttai1  i\nnonncea  Urges Completion Of  Hudson Bav Road  .*--..    i \z~ ���������  IIIC1I     llduilllg  l,       .txtf-xr.  against the  expectations,  his   remarks  reached.  -Mr. Asquith spoke  bill, but contrary to  Lloyd George deferred  until later. -  For the moment proceedings  fail to arouse much excitement.  The    arguments take two directions,  above the board's fixed prices for  wheat. The holders of participation  certificates, Mr. MacNutt was informed, would not receive any allowance  : to compensate them for the reduction  in value of such certificates by reason  of reduced prices for seed wheat, allowed  on   compassionate  grounds  to  mize the "liberty of Wilhelm and pre  vent him from endangering the peace  of the world.  The communication stated that precautions to this end would be taken  "on the spot." It was assumed that  this meant a- close guard over the  fcr-aicr kaiser and a strict censorship would be instituted while Wilhelm occupied his estate at Doom.  To Help Convicted Men  from the opponents of the bill that ��������� farmers in dried-out areas,  it is useless to press the measure as  it is certain to be contemptuously rejected by the Irish people, and from  the supporters of the bill, that to  grant self-determination under existing conditions would be equivalent to  consenting to the proclamation of an  Irish republic, which-no sane government could permit.  Fast Time, Again  Confusion Said to Result From Adoption of Summer Time  Toronto.  ��������� There  is  considerable  confusion in Canadian   border   cities  jand towns, and generally throughout  direct  After the principal    speakers,    Mr.: Canada in    industries   having  Asquith and Andrew Bonar Law, the United States connections,, following  debate was confined to minor members. The hope that Sir Edward Carr  son,    the    Ulster    Unionist    Leader,  ~~.'...i.A    ??-.:  . Px     --      f    *������      - -~  wits   IIUL   IU1UUCU.  She Tells Just Why  They Are So Popular  MRS. OAKES SPEAKS IN PRAISE  OF DODD'S KIDNEY PILLS  daylight saving time being inaugurated in New York and other border  states. The mix-up will probably continue, more or less, during the month  of April.  On May 2, the cities of Montreal,  Toronto and Ottawa will adopt thc  daylight saving time locally Niagara  Falls, Ont., and other frontier points  are running on the new time already.  It is not expected that the federal or  any of the provincial governments of  Canada will take up daylight savintr  this year as a Doitinion or provincial  Thc  railways have so  far  Winnipeg   Labor   Men   to   Discuss  Mean's of Releasing Strike  Leaders  ^Winnipeg. ��������� More than 700 delegates, representing Winnipeg labor organizations, will meet April 11 to discuss ways and means to effect the release of convicted strike leaders,  James Lav/, secretary of the defence-  committee, announced.  It is possible that representations  of labor organizations from other cities and towns, both east and west,  will attend the convention, Mr. Law  said. Many enquiries have been received from outside points as to what  the committee intends to do.  The defence committee are now  caring for the dependents of the convicted leaders. These dependents total 29.  em Members That Matter  Would be Discussed  Ottawa.��������� Arguing that if the government could set aside $5,000,000 for  the construction of the Welland Canal, it can* at least set aside $2,000,000  for the completion of the Hudson Bay  Railway, a score or mbre of western  members held a conference with Hon.  J. D. Reid, minister of railways, and  Hon. A. L. Sifton, secretary of state,  While little hope was held out that  the wish of the delegation would be  met this  year,  the   minister  of  railways  and  canals  promised  to  bring  the matter up in the house for a fuii  and frank discussion on  the  relative  merits of both    propositions    named.  The deputation again urged that the  Hudson Bay road was a national proas;  made uo definite move in the matter.  Bhe had severe backache before using  Dodd's Kidney  Pills, but now she j measure.  says she is quite well again.  Hastings, Ont. April 5th.���������-(Special)  ���������Among the women, in this section  who are shouting the praise-*, of  Dodd's Kidney Pills is Mrs. John  Oakes, one of our highly respected  residents. Nor does Mrs. Oakes fail  to give the reason.  "Before using Dodd's Kidney Pills,"  ���������she states, "I suffered with severe  backaches.    Now I am quite well ag-  ZkXYl.  "I am highly pleased with Dodd's!by thc German government that it  Kidney Pills. .They have given mc v.in not send into the Ruhr valley  the best of satisfaction. iniore regular troops than are allowed  Germany W31 Behave  Promises France to Live Up to Terms  ��������� Of Treaty in Regard to  Ruhr District  Paris.���������Assurances have been given  Bolsheviki Los-e Heavily j  Warsaw.���������Russian Bolsheviki forces which have been attacking the Polish front in Pondolia,- have suffered  severe losses, and at points have had  to withdraw id *������he* eastward; says an  omcial statement issued at army headquarters. Polish troops"have pursued  the enemy; and have re-taken territory which was lost in the savage  fighting of last week, it is said.  ject and should be treated entirely  ���������such.  In reply to an argutnent by the  minister that the Welland Canal was  deteriorating because of non-completion, the delegates pointed out that  exactly the same argument applied- to  their project. It was also pointed out  that $777,000 had been set aside for  the Trent Canal scheme, which project the delegation classed as merely  a "pleasure ditch."  Going back to the Welland Canal  argument, it was contended that this  scheme would not be of any reai use  until the St. Lawrence canal scheme  was finished, and as yet it had not  {got past the survey stage.  Ottawa. ���������In a comprehensive  speech, Dr. Reid, minister of railways  laid before the house the first annual  budget of the government railway  system since its inauguration. Hi*  statement has been daily waited and  was followed with interest by all sides  of the house.  He gave in detail the financial result of the year's operations, outlined  the needs,, of the road in the future;  stated their program for the coming  year. It discussed the vital question  of thc suggested increase in freight  rates.  The year's work showed an operating deficit on government roads of  $14,000,000, namely; Canadian Northern, $6,500,000; I.C.R. and Transcontinental.. $7f500.000. To this there ba������  been added $19,000,000 for fixed charges or a total deficit for the year (including fixed charges) of $33,000,009.  In comparison the operating deficl-l  of the roads in 1918 (the Canadian  Northern was then in private hands)  was $2,134,000.  Revenue, too, had advanced nearly  $12,000,000.   But, so Dr. Reid explain-  . 0X-.  LU      lUC  house, operating expen-sesX  Settlement of Palestine  In  Lebanon Declares Independence  Washington.��������� Lebanon, in Asiatic  Turkey, has declared its independence  of Prince Feisal's government, the  state department was advised by the  United States consulate at Beirut. A  flag similar to the French tricolor,  but with the Cedat prominently displayed was chosen and a constitution  is being drawn up.  those  last  two   sentences  Mrs.. , , _  Oakes gives  thc  reason  why Dodd's and declared no more    such    troops  Kidney  Pills are so universally pop- would bc sent there without authonz*  ular with the women of Canada. Thcy  give satisfaction. Women in all parts  of Canada arc every day stating that  they suffered' from kidney ills and  found relief in Dodd's Kidney Pills.  ation from the allies.  Receiving members of the French  press, M. Millerand declared that if  the Germans violated the terms of thc  If you haven't used Dodd's Kidney J treaty by sending a strong armed  PiMs ask your neighbors about them. force ;nto thc Ruhr district r-*rancc  They have been in use in Canada for.        ,, ^    ,   . t    .   ^  ^  more than a quarter of a century andwould occupy part of the neutral zone  In  Grand Duchees Olga to Reside  Denmark  Constantinople.���������The Grand Duchess Olga of Russia, sister of former  Emperor Nicholas of Russia has left  for Serbia, en route to Denmark,  where she will reside permanently.  She still firmly -believes her brother  and his family are alive.  Jews and Arabs to Co-operate in Restoration of the Holy Land ',.  New York. ��������� Speedy settlement of  political difficulties in Palestine by  co-operation of Jews and Arabs in  restoration of the Holy Land is expected as the result of the Palestine  Jewry's request for Arab aid, according to announcement here by  the Zionist organization of America.  The organization received a despatch  from the Zionist commission in  Palestine stating that Vaad Hasmania,  the representative body of Palestine  Jewry, had issued a manifesto to the  Arabs explaining that Zionist aspirations in the Holy Land "will not exploit or injure the Arabic population,  But will prove of mutual benefit to  all," and asking their co-operation.  Cost of Hudson Bay Road  have   earned   a   place   in   the   family  medicine chest almost everywhere.  whether the allies agreed or not.  Shorter Hours for Nurses  Turks Destroy Railway BridCe        ,  Winnipeg-An   eight-hour  day,  56  . hour week, has been instituted for the  Constantinople.��������� The Nationalists nu|.scg ;n training at the General hos-  have destroyed an important railway pIuj Tn.a is .hc first of the rpforrns  bridge at Biledjik, ou thc hue between   -n  thc training gchoolp ancl wUl later  if possible, include an afternoon a  week off. There is a shortage of applicants for training for nurses aud  thosc in charge are planning to make  Constantinople and Aleppo." The British are now restoring it. The destruction of the bridge isolated a small  detachment of  Punjabi, but it is ex-  "SYRUP OF H6S"  CHILD'S LAXATIVE  pected  they will come out safely in conditions of tra;ning inorc attractive  il few days  mtttautmmmi  ....  tirr���������"r���������~"m'm.rrrr.4nmtm mm -ill  r������.l������M LJl il������"l������l  \  as a step in the campaign for stud-  ents.  Will Distribute Canadian Guns  Ottawa.���������The guns which are being  lauded at Halifax will be distributed  to thc active militia nil ovor Canada,  said General Asliton, adjutant-general at militia headquarters of Canada.  G'.uada cent herr artillery over during  ' ' ... . *      t.  Look at tongue!  Remove poisons from little stomach,  liver and bowels  Over Three Hundred Miles of Steel  Have Been Laid On The  Line  Ottawa.���������In reply to Mr. Campbell  in thc house, the minister of railways  said that 322 miles of flteel had been  laid on the Hudson Bay Railway.  There were 92 miles still to be laid.  The total expenditures of the railway  at the end of the last fiscal year was  $13,890,387 and on the terminals $6,-  344,490.  The estimated cost of completing  the track-laying into Port Nelson  was $1,750,000, but to complete thc  railway would require $4,000,000.  had increased from $84,000,000 to  practically $108,000,000. The advance  in operating expenses were largely due  to increases in wages granted under  the McAdoo award.  In all this, however, Dr. Reid did  not take the Grand Trunk Pacific (oi  which the governnipn? is ������������ po?**-?-  sion as receiver) into account. The  Grand Trunk Pacific, Dr. Reid intimated, would be the subject of another  statement later, but he indicated a total loss to the road last year of $14,������  rtnn rtrtn    ���������     d-** -.. _,      d-\. ..������..;���������_      1^.^  viuu.vuu, as iuiiuws; vpciranug SOSS,  $5,500,000; fixed charges, $S,5G0,CG0.  Thus deficit on all lines for th������  year, including the G.T.P., including  both capital charges and operating  loss, totalled $47,000,000.  From deficits Dr. Reid passed to  suggest increases in freight rate*. It  is in this regard, probably that hia  whole statement will awaken tha  widest public interest. There waa th**.  point to be considered, he said, that  any increase of rates on government  lines would apply equally well to thQ  Canadian Pacific Railway. Should  therefore, Dr. Reid asked, freight  ratcs^bc generally increased for ths  particular purpose of enabling th*  Canadian National railway system to  meet operating expenses and fixed  charges? An increase of say 25 per  cent, in rates would mean an additional charge on the public of $88,000,000,  approximately.  "Whether," Dr. Reid pur������ued. uvr*  shall take $88,000,000 in increa*ed  freight rates out of the people oi  Canada, to ihow a surplus for the  National system, which I my������elf am  not prepared to take the responsibility  of deciding either one way or the  other." Hc would leave it to tho  consideration of thc housc and  people of Canada.  tha  4L0~������mm"X~f~~m U.Xtmm-Z'xmZZZmvJ?  UOtUIDSondPaST^,  J^eiACH.WMIlk .TAN.toAHH UMOWM  Oil ox-mood snots  PRESERVE the LEAIHEit  Hi'-        V-r.1* vlIRl        l.       4^        ..Ll  <. .y..'l..X  is   required   to   equip   artillery  throughout the Dominion.  u in In  JOY AND GLADNESS  FOR THE CHILDREN  Cleveland to Chicago in Two Hours  Cleveland.���������Thc speed record for mail  by the air line between Clevland and  Chicago was broken today when TiloL  James H. Knight covered the 340  miles to this city In two hours and  ten minutes, an average speed of 157  miles an hour, 'lhc previous *������\;������-������j������*u  two hours and . twelve minutes, wan  also held by Knight, made several  weeks a������o.  Mayor of Cork  Cork.���������At a special meeting of the  Cork    corporation    Alderman     Mac-  Sweeney was -elected Lord Mayor. Hc  K .* 5-ViKn FVin U -a der and ::cv<*r:il thnr*  ���������has  been deportrd or imprisoned.  Accept "California" Syrur> of Fi^fi  o.ily look for the name Crxhfornlm on  the package, then you are oure your  child la having the brnt nnd mo-it  harntler.u laxative or physic for the little Btomaoh, livt-.r ami 1-ovVcl.i. ChiM-  vcii love its d*-* lido mi fruity ta-ntr. Full  directions for child's dose on each bot-  .1-        C.vvim   Jt    Mi-ilhe'nit    f*-:ei  Motherl Yon muat way "California."I"���������,,"���������"  Hoover ������������r Pr-A-ddnit  ���������Sf-m Francisco. ��������� Herbert Hoover  ha.i telegraphed to the Hoover Republican club of California that he  would arc-j-pt the Republican ���������nomination for Prrjudcnt "if it is ft-lt that  the issues necessitate"* it and it is dc-  Evcry child���������whether it be poov or  rich  is entitled  to joy and  gladne-ili  Health is the   birthright   of   all   and  there is absolutely no doubt that th*  healthy baby is a happy baby.    It 1-0  the  baby's  nature  to  be   happy���������not  cross.    Only the sickly baby is croaft  The well child io a joy to the home������������������  it is a laughing, gurgling, ha-ppy llttl-t  piece of humanity   which drive* dull  v.;;i'._  frc-.r. th* ho'->������-���������*"������������������*ohl     The* ni-r-Ulv  baby is the opposite���������he is crong ancl  peevish:  crirs  a  great deal  and is tt  source of constant worry to the mother.    But mothers  there is no nerd  of yo-.-.r !ittl-r onr"  hi'infj nickly.    R#-  Kulate the baby's bowels and ������weetett  his  stomach  with  n  gentl* but  thorough laxative and baby will ������oon b*  we'd and h.iniiy uu..iiit.    Thousands of  ��������� .*>*.. .1.    r   r   .....I.  I I Ityl ... *. I -i       ...,.x.      i   ��������� ���������    . . ���������  ^, .. ���������  {heir ���������.i������r* ������A Uabv's Own Tablet* ������������������  ill ere \~ a auiih: iu ivti> dose cf the  Tablets. Give them to your b������by and  make him happy. The Tablets ar*  ������o!el by medicine dealers or by mall  at i.-"* rfnt**i a box from the Dr. Wil*  !'.-:���������,.;.   Mcdici::c Co.,   Brockville,  Ont,  \* *xfX  i  n.    nm  ���������wmi*rn*wmm Local and Personal  Duck Eggs���������For setting, SI for ������  eggs.    C Kelsey, Erickson.  Milch Cow For Sale���������-Just freshened.    J. Sherwood, Creston.  Potatoes For Sale���������$5 per hundred pounds. H. L. Crosthwait, Creston. 1  Miss E. Moul of Nakusp arrived this  week on a visit to Miss Blanche Hendren.  Tarzan books,  man's, then see  Peekin.  Get  them  at For<-  the pictures   at the  Sweet Cider For Sale���������Any quar.  tity des red, 70 cents a gallon, buyers  i-   ~     -      -   ��������� ���������  Thimothy Seed at 25 cents a pound  while it lasts. Quantity is limited*  Mawson Bros.  Wanted to Borrow���������$3000 on  mortgage, good security. Apply Box  29, Reyiew Office.  Cow For Sale-���������Giving nice flow of  milk; See her for yourself, Embree's  Garage, Creston.  Cows For Sale���������Choice of eight,  three due to freshen tbis month. H.  H. Taylor, Creston,  Lost���������two keys for safety deposit  compartment. Reward. Leave at  Review Office, Oreston.  K. K. Oatway was a business visitor  at Cranbrook a couple of days the latter part of the week.  X rx   ������2������.*r^.������-.l-ri*     rtrxtv*- .t ?���������������.*���������.���������������*-!  *i\l   Crta^'l/** J      Vr\4.l V*. ������������������������*. . r^  ~n*lw.*������i1' crx.x  X-J, ,\rVXxit4X4.  C*. ���������-, v.t,vxj *.* xrYi fr  Eggs For Hatching���������Purebred Orpingtons and Barred Rocks. -$1.25 for  setting of 15. Forest Stream Orchards,  Wynndel.    Telephone alright.  Mrs. C. G.  Bennett  whi  left  on  ������ .'   O 1   t*IV     Q|IUMUIC  sister for a couple of weeks.  Snnday  br"*^  **m~V i* W I m* H  on  Hose Rods  8 and 10 ft.  Pressure Guages  Relief Valves  You cannot buy  cheaper  Tires and Tubes  than we carry of the  same quality.  For,Sale���������One American sepera-  tor, used less than two weeks. Price  $40.    Enquire Reyiew Office.  For Sale���������Two or three large Hoi  steins,   practically full blood,  freshen  in May.    Box 848, Cranbrook, B.C.  B. M. Macdonald of the Cronbrook  branch has arrived to take the post of  accountant at the Bank of Commerce  here.  Creston friends of J. M. Crookston,  at one time teller in the Bank of Com  nierce, will be interested to hear of  his marriage at Armstrong early this  month, the bride being a Miss Hatnil  of that town. The wedding trip is to  California, and on _tbe return the  couple will reside r.t i-'ernio, where he  is accountant of the bank.  For Sale���������Good milch cow, $110,  come and see. "F. Penson, Wynndel,  Mrs. Lister spent a few days with  friends in Nelson the early part of the  week.  For Sale���������Road cart and harness,  latter as -good as new, cheap for cash.  Mawson Bros.  Misses Lillian Cherrington and  Mai-ion Swanson left on Friday last  on a visit with friends In Spokane, returning on Tuesday.  ^Lost���������On Sunday, pair gold rim eye  glasses, on O.P.R. track or between  Creston and the Penson ranch. Reward on leaving at Review Office.  Stan. Hendren, who has been working at Nakusp since quitting the C.P.  R. here in December, is home for a  short holsd;s.v with Creston friends.  For Sale���������Milch cow, second calf;  buyer can haye choice of tw������. price -$70  and $85. Also two male Collie^pups,  good cattle dogs, $3 each. Kobert  Stewart, Creston.  Reg. Hull, who has been ledger  keeper at the Bank of Commerce here  for the past year, left on Thursday  last for Nelson, to which branch be  has been promoted.  FARM TO EXCHANGE  Apples Wanted���������600 cases Jonathan, domrstic pack at $1.75; 300 cases  small Jonathans at $1.25; also Spitz  and Wagners, domestic, at $1.75.  Jack H. Snoeck, Hillcrest, Alta.  Patrons of the flour and feed department of the Uniou are reminded that  that department of the business observes the Wednesday half-holiday  along with the other business houses.  about 160 of them still. Three years  ago the figure was placed at not more  than 130.    ���������**   -  tTJCreston can now boast having a  first-class restaurant. T. Ross announces that he is opening out in this  line in the Grady building on Fourth  Street, and on Monday will be prepared to serve the best of meals at  standard prices. He is having the  building thoroughly renovated and  equipped in good shape.  Two new members were added at  the April meeting of the Creston  Board of Trade bringing the list back  to the 40 mark. If the board proposes  to keep on extending its efforts as  planned for 1920 it will be needful to  double the membership fee next year  in order to handle the varied activities  now assumed by the organization.  ~ Announcement is made that services  will be resumed in Creston Presbyter-  iad church commencing on Sunday���������  at 11 and 7.30 as usual. The preacher  will be Rey. Mr. White of Clinton,  who will also officiate for the three  succeeding Sundays. Mr. White is  only recently back from overseas  where he saw active seryice with the  54th Kootenay Battallion.  W. Bro. J. E. Stoddard, D.D.G.M..  of Windermere, was accompanied on  his official visit to Creston Masonic  xjouge on x' i-iuay uy l- . v-������. olockdaie  and W. Weir of the same lodge. Mr.  Stoddard states that our onetime  citizens, Tom Hickey, has made purchases of furs in that neighborhood  tbis season, his total buying being in  the neighborhood of $30,000.  asserting that he -will be aliye several  years after the fiats are drained.  Creston and Wynndel ranchers who  haye been enquiring of the CP.R.  authorities as to getting a supplyof  fertilizer will hear with satisfaction  that a good grade of manure can be  had at the Alberta Stock Yards at  Calgary at a price of from 75 cents to  $1 on the cars at that point, while the  freight rate to Creston about $3.40  per* ton. As the stock yards have  their spring clean up in April and  May it'is stated there is quite a good  supply available at vthe present time.  Oreston Auto & Supply  R. S. BEVAN, Manager  Will exchange 320-acre improved  farm in Saskatchewan for an impt-o,ved  Creston Valley fruit ranch. Place is  one mile from station, 100 acres broke,  school on land, plenty of water.  Apply W. Oakley, owner, Box 343,  Fernie, JbS.C  Word has "just reached Creston of  ���������ie   death     at   Victoria   of   A.   M*  Loyal Oranp Lodge, No. 2095  Meets THIRD THURSDAY of  each month at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  ERIC OLSON, W.M  TIMBER SALE X2355  Sealed tenders will be received by  the Minister of Lands not later than  noon on the 20th day of May, 1920, for  the purchase of License X2355, to cut  1,800,000 feet of Tamarac, Fir and Pine  and 6,000 lineal feet of Poles, on Lots  3877 and 3878. near Creston, Kootenay  District.  One year will be allowed for the removal of timber.  Further particulars of the Chief For  ester. Victoria, or District Forester,  C'-anbrook. B.C.  For the  or  Librarv  Alex. Matheson, who was rather  badly cut about the head as well as  severely shaken up in a runaway mishap on Thursday afternoon last, is  making a very satisfactory recovery.  The music pupils of Mrs. Garland  will be heard in a recital at the Parish  Hall on Saturday afternoon, May 1st,  at 3.30 o'clock. There is no charge  for admission and a cordial J inyitation  is extended all to Attend.  A sale of the farm stock, implements  and effects of the estate of the late  Andrew Miller will be held at Mc-  Creath's barn on Tuesday afternoon  at 2 o'clock. Six^montbe' credit is  allowed on sums over $10.  m������-_     a..     *., ������ J, i.xrxA   xSx^~~.  Xtttf.      Kill      KltXt*     -llttV lljf--:    UCfpiirCU     LrLX^-lxl  of their annual entertainment on  Easter Monday.. Creston Board of  Trade has appropriated the evening of  Dominion Day. Thursday, July 1st.  Full particulars of the affair later.  At their meeting on Saturday night  - the Creston Jloch! of the United Farmers decided to develop the social side  of the organization, and.a committee  with W. Truscott as chairman was  ���������named to take charge of the effort, -*���������  .'* t-'.ir- j j i  Manager Rodgers .announces, commencing Satui*-*-fey".;.night all- shows at  the Peekin will commence at 8.30 instead of 8 p.m. as heretofore. Now  the days are lengthening it is difficult  to get the crowd seated for the usual  8 o'clock start.  ! On*  Andrews, who had the distinction of -J ~ "  opening   the   Creston   branch cf thc J E*.  SATURDAY, April 24  MAE MURRAY in  Big Little At~eTsoj~t  2-Reel Century Comedy  SPECIAL!  MONDAY, April 26  ELMO LINCOLN in  Tarzan of the Apee .  WEDNESDAY, April 28  GEORGE WALSH in  Luck and Pluck  start to finish!  substantial articles mean comfort and lifelong  service if you select  Our FurriBtiiere  We have ati-the newest designs and most favored  woods in Furniture for every room in the house.  Come in and see onr display.  J****/nyAV-ti)st-vo   P$   JRii'r<viit'liY0 Sufy'bfv  M.  Jm   trtV I    Tjvn UU \rXJ ������    K/ ���������mx~' tm.     v������ a     d ~< m> ~ -~ J I   tJ      *���������~ * -gp ip Z J/  M. ./. ISUUJ  X.J  ompany  Manager  rlir������.!'.:t.iou  re for  WmMiklmtiiMi  It's a Step  in    thf*-   ritfiit  wlie-n you <:oiue; lie  rx*\    ������������������ 00. j\~U*   mx   vmrnxmrn    ***\  \\-~~~- ** M r-"^  jT-m-idm -.-i-Mmmm-iJ X-VHmT*,  Repairing  r.\t-xr   iiit   *v r > v t"    tlf  f I *. i t������ i -f     . rt is.-*      tl' ���������  i i i i * ������ r_      r~P ' -  your car.  Dominion Tires h Tubes,      Veeitol Motor Oil.  ������11-. *-111 n i - -  lint*   wit!*!  .Wurf.  ���������V -m.   ������ ������������������Vwxm  .'.  ������������������'������������������'/���������" *  i,la  ^^m*. m^0\  Pr|*^^  "ITw ^^m^ ^Tr\  W0,   tt  ~0-m^\\Wi-mX*&  Authorized Ford Service Station  SFRVIfiF ilSRiiGE  *.... f P.>P' A '*"������-���������  ������ ������������������������-Tie.**���������**;  F**.r.iiir' ni  Wednesday afternoon, May 5th. is)  named as clean up day by the Creston  cemetery officials and it is hoped there  will be a good turnout of plot owners  as well as citizens generally to give  the burying ground much needed attention in this direction.  The Ladies' Guild of Christ Church  are giving a birthday tea at the home  of Mrs. W. S. Watson on Friday afternoon, April 30t,h h-om 3 to 6 o'clock.  Tea 15 cents. There will also be a  raffle of a number of pieces of crochet  work at 15 cents a chance.  Road foreman Harris had the road  scraper on the "job at the first of the  week, with a -Cleveland tractor furnishing the motiye power. Government road work this year will pay a  man and team $8.50 a day���������a half-  dollar raise oyer hist season.  R. Roadway's sale of household effects on Thursday afternoon next includes a fine piano case organ, a good  range as well iin a 80.30 Winchester  rifle as good uh new'. The sale is at  his residence, n������ar the school, commencing at 2 o'clock prompt.  ..~--  H. S, McCreath has junt. added a  two-ton Ford truck to his transfer  hiKsiiH-SH equipment, and will probably  add another of them a little later in  the season. The new machine came  in on Tuesday and was inuiuidiatloy  mil, into f.oiiiiniNsiuii with Dolf Weir  in charge.  The expense accounts in connection  with this voui-'h flu emergency hospital  have all been i*e'<*e*ivi*<l and the total  expense of the institution runs to just  over fltlOO. Home part of this wiih for  equipment,, all of which ban boon stored and will lie available if needed in  the future.  'J lu- iiimiiiipilr/iil.ioii roiniiiiiiinN of  the board of trade and the Creston  and Canyon locals of the United  Farmers are now holding regular hoh-  Hioiis with a view to reporting on the  iire-oe-uilrii il   lie-xi,  uiooUi.     J'i->. Axll.lld  ih the coiiiiiiit,|,i*o t-hairman, with .Tiih,  Cook, secretary,  Pruiiinu upci'iilions tbib your are. al-  *   - *    ���������       II        .���������)..������,       ,1.   ,.,  ��������� **    '������������������'     nn' '     '    * ���������*       ever Ix-foii*. mul orchardhitH all agree  Unit, |u eii.pi���������ectu won.! ooyor bettor for a  lliie* crop   Mum   proM-nt   appearance--  Cve.iiiil   w.illelete',      Willi   i iMbt   Wi j.tli. i'  IliroimboiH   tlu-  ,-w-uNon  200,000  Iioxon  woiilil In- a uiodi'Nir oHlriiiiate right now.  Alllioii)j;ti   lln-   Un   i|iiil������'inie-n    took  e euii.ielii alili' I ei| | ni' till- Ciciitoo llleliiiliir  iinel the I villi' wm. nut uriilly HiippiiH<*el  ��������� . ���������  i ���������'. r ..  ��������� ������.,. .i..,   ..     .,.���������{.  , ��������� i-;,,,, ,,s  the K'elt. in coiiiiiTiion with tbe hiiiiiII-  . - -    *   ...*....   , ,    ���������   .i ...   *i.,  ......  . i       -    : '   ' *       . .   , , ��������� . l,, ���������   ��������� -     ��������� ��������� ���������  ���������  Canadian Bank of Commerce, in 1907, j j ~  the bank tken being in the King  George Hotel building. Mr. Andrew  came here from Cranbrook to open  bnt only remained a few months, his  successor being P. B. Fowler, who in  turn was suceeeded by Mr. Bennett in  1914.  f  A. L. McCullough,  the   well-known  Nelson   water   rights   ongineer,   was  here     this   week     making    a    survey of the pipe line of the Erickson  Water Users' Community, which   is  nutting in an irrigation system  with  Sullivan Creek for supply.   Several of  the ranchers there are co-operating in  the work  which  will require almost  7000 feet of a main pipe line.    Water  will be available for domestic use as  well as for irrigation,  E. Cooper of the Kootenay garage,  Cranbrook, was a business visitor ^here  at the end of the week. He reports a  great demand for the tourist booklet  "Seeing the Canadian Rockies," in  which Creston board of trade is interested, as it among other matters sketches tbe road from Crowsnest to Creston, with a writeup of all the towns  along the route. 10,000 booklets haye  been issued and al������*eady there are enquiries for.at least 2000 of them.        ���������������������������..������������������*.  R. L. T. Galbriath of Fort Steel, the  well-known Kootenay Indian agent,  was here at the end of the week, along  with Father "Lambot, making preliminary arrangements for the election of  a new chief to succeed Dominic Luke,  who was carried off iu the flu epidemic  in March. It is expected the voting  will take place quite late in the sum-  iner, with the prospect of three candidates making the running in Dominic,  White Louie and Andrew David.  Those unable to account for the  sprightly step and exhuberant spit-it  displayed by Mayor Little the last few  days are reminded that the most  likely cause is to be found in the fact  that Creston celebrated her twenty-  eighth birthdoy on Saturday, and as  the mayor happens to be one of the  original two first citizens it was but  natural that ofncbil dignity may have  heen a bit lacking. In the early nineties folks thought.the mayor was craxy  in predicting that the Crow line would  be built. The mayor now stakes his  reputation as a reader of the future by  ir&x News.  w-f        s  mm       -I -  ~r or a jvsonsnzv  !  MUTT & JEFF in  Ace and Joker  SATURDAY, May 1  MARIE WALCAMP in  THE RED GL&VR  s~ dm tmmWrm   m~< -~-m^rm^       ^r*-" i������ -0^-    w   ������������������  The new Universal serial  z.  \  mV&l.Tx--.T~-]mr.*.\ \\  ���������^A'tf**5'-***-*4^-**:������  /is  bonora  "IMPERIAL"  For tone quaHty and beauty  of cabinet this model is in a  class by itself.    See it before buying.  Q  -mJ~  r~.  JL      V/JB. XxSA.JXJX-sX.M.A  Next Peekin Theatre.   CRESTON  St. Charles Milk, reg. 40c. can* at  35c.  Rolled Oats, 8-lb, sack, reg. 75c, at  70c.  Tillson's Oatmeal or Roman Meal, reg. 40c. pkg  35c.  CHEESE, reg. 45c. lb., at  40c.  Christie's Soda Biscuits, rejjj. 50c. pkg., at  45c.  PICKLES, quart bottle,'reg. 70c��������� at  05c.  The Besfc Values Yet Offered  As one lady expressed it last wetfk, the advantage  our.Saturday Specials is that tho savings uiu on lines  that uro every-day needs. For to-morrow this fact  is specially emphasized, as a glance over the linos  listed above will convince.  We would again emphasize the wisdom of shopping  early in the day.    While up to the present, onr stock  e.i ., ���������    ll..   -..,���������,.     1   ,. ,.i.:,-,l,.,.  1...,. I ,   ,. 1.���������    ,.,,,.1,  Lit     LLtyi.tLr    .->l.lt,rLrtv*Llj   '   tli   ILrL.Lt     v. 1   L LL-.LL. . ���������     ..r.,...    1/vvr.l....... r.v. ,     I...V.I  Saturday sees the demand increasing and as quantities are limited we reiterate, To be sure; shop early.  MAWSON  BROTH���������*  IB IScttcr hicrvicc  oencrtti ivncrcnuius  s  ZkZj-~X.~Z3  Lower jri'iucM  m^s- &<mi*xx*m4t**ti*mr<4  WimBJ^^K!\W3Bw\rWf  Ut,  ���������^Ul'K'rS^Mi'fe-'^  IM  It


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