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Array !<*  \~9 fi  -z^'  .A.  y<s  <-' m  ih/  7  ?    Pro  vincial Library  ai>l21  YOL.   XII.  ORESTON, B. 0��������� FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 1920  No. 34  A:  Mrp. Cockle, late -of Alice Siding,  arrived here on Saturday and has decided to take up residence in the M.  Wigen boarding house where, we  understand, she has decided to stay  for the winter months.  Bibth���������On October 23rd, to Mr. and  Mrs. Clem Payette, a daughter.  Pete Wallace and Pete Wasnock,  locally known as "Big and Little  Pete," returned to their homes at  Fernie on Tuesday. They will be  sadly missed in some quarters, but  great hopes are entertained of their  return next spring when mill work  opens up.  Carl Carlson entrained on Tuesday,  en route to Arrow Park. He says he  will probably return in a month, but  knowing the gentleman we will expect him when fte see him.  We are glad to be able to report  that Mrs. R. Uri, who has been on the  sick list for some time, is getting  around again nicely.  These days of glorious sunshine  haye'sent the haymakers hustling out  on the slougb. By .now the majority  have finished operations, but there are  a few who stiii journey out every day  hoping to get through before the  weather sees fit to break again.  There will be a general meeting of  the' United Farmers on Saturday  night, Oct. 30tb, at the schoolhouse,  at 8.30 prompt. . Business general  with a discussion and vote on the  national policy and whether we are  prepared to take any political action.  the greetest good to the greatest number, and in a community that is  launching a real public libraa-y for the  first time I fear a fee of $2 will not  appeal favorably to the heads of many  households whom it is very desirable in  every, way to have as library patrons.  Too, another feature in connection  with the fixing of the fee that should  not be overlooked is that hitherto  members of the Women's Institute  have had access to a free library, and  as this has now been absorbed by the  Creston and Disti-ict Library those  who enjoyed the privilege of free  reading for a matter of almost two  years have had their book supply cut  off, and if they are to continue to  enjoy the pleasures obtained from a  supply of books that cost them nothing a charge of $2 is going to seem  pretty steep���������if one can judge by the  expressions of opinion already heard.  As to the principle outlined of allowing a patron so many books for a  membership fee of $2, and so many  extra ones if a $3 fee is paid, it seems  to me a lot of trouble will be saved the  librarian, as well as the hoard, if but  one fee is established and the principle  of one book -per member made a hard  and fast rule. In every librarv there  are just so many so-called worth while  volumes, and the aim should he to  keep these circulating as freely as possible, which would be out of the question were the higher-priced members  to haye the priyile'ge of taking hoine  three or four books at a time.  Next to having the books, equally  as important is the factor of being  able to hand the books out at the convenience of the majority of library  'members, and certainly if a fee of 82  is to be charged sometning better  than one afternoon and one night will  6*?- expected. In tbis connection I  understand .the matter of the best possible service depends almost entirely  Editor RuvjEWi .       ���������   r     upon finances, and that the estimated  the Creston .and District Public Library has been quite clearly outlined,  and the good news giyen out that it is  hoped to haye the library started possibly by the first of December. As no  direct appeal has yet been made for  funds I trust the few suggestions I  have to make will not come too late���������  nor lead me to be classed as one oppos-  to the library.  In connection with any new undertaking it has always been my opinion  that continued success depends in a  great measure upon the kind of a  start accorded it. With this conviction in my mind it seems to me that  the library plan outlined has two  rather serious defects, thest being in  the high and sliding scale of membership fees as well as the limited number  of times per week that it is proposed  to haye the library open at the start.  As to membership fee I Am strongly  in fayor of a popular fee oi not more  than $1 per year. The policy of a  library should alwavs he that of doing  Conservatives  ?  A general meeting of Oreston  v alley Conservative A sso-  ciation will he held in  Mercantile Hall  SaVy, Oct,  Greston  at EIGHT p;m.  lead the boai'd"W>exp^t tb'be a6Te to  have the library open oftener than  twice weekly. As to. library accommodation my information is that the  present plans are to fit up the present  Women's Institute library quarters  and continue to have it as the library  home. Up till very recently one of  the local merchants found it good  business to handle the small goyeminent libraries and give a six-day a  week seryice. Would it not he possible to have one of the stores take  charge of the new library on the same  or slightly more generous terms than  they use to handle the government  libraries.  While too much stress cannot be  laid upon the desirability of having a  librarian familiar with the books in  charge and a library service separate  and distinct from --any other line of  business, would it not he well, for the  present at least, to waive this quite  important detail in order to afford  hook-c-hanging accommodation which  mnst he provided if it, is expected to  have the people of Wynndel, Canyon  City. Erickbon and Lister patronize  the library in the ninnhors that will  be essential if the library is to carry  on successfully. To secure and retain  the co-operation of the country folk  the library service must, as far as  possible, suit their convenience���������  which is a very much di lie rent proportion than the -.-t-liYeliieii-:i- of LoU'll  or near-town folks.  Something, Mr. Editor, might be  Beiiil as to the wisdom of attempting  I to have on the libiary shelves hooks  ! on fashions, cooking, pickling, prim-  I ing, gardening, etc., etc., etc., all of  ���������* which are very desirable provided the  .intention  is to have a thousand or so  I lieee-v*.*-.  a v .ill.e bit*,  heel   wiuii*   ii,  will h>- a  matter of only three or four hundred  i books my adyiec wouhl he to Und out  j what sort  of reading matter Crenton  ValloyV   ta*.te   rim-;   to, and   stock   nn  ���������J t w  'accordingly.     In   the   meantime   the  Indies   ean    take   their   fashions  ' fondm.-iking advice frnm an ubundanc*  The fine weather this, week was just  what was needed 'to see the finish of  the baryest of the roots and vegetables. Potatoes have turned out surprisingly well, the J yield averaging at  least nine tons to the acre.  Mrs. Witherhead got back from  Bruce county, Ontario, last week,  where she had "been called 'on account  of the fatal illness of her mother, who  passed away about two weeks ago.  Mr. Witherhead, who is working at  Yahk, returned with her for a short  stay.  Outside of Creston this district rolled up the biggest "dry'*? majority of  any point in the Valley. The plurality-' was 14. There_ were at least 25  citizens absent on polling day, otherwise the lead would have been still  larger.  C. Blair last?- week loaded out a  couple of cars of beef stock, which he  sold to Joe Walk-ley, the Cranbrook  butcher. On account of the poor haying season he will nardly winter as  big a herd as last year.  A. G. Samuelson is basy at present  on the erection of a commodious new  two-story residence. It will be of log  construction, sheeted inside and out.  Elder Reed had "a very good turnout  at his meeting at the school on Sunday night, and this, week is conduct-:  ing seVvices in the Porthiil district.  He will be here ^gain this Sunday  eyening, and will abo hold meetings at Kitchener as well as Creston.  Now that threshing is pretty well  along, the influx of. prairie labor is  being noticed. Loggers are arriving  almost every day now.  It is currently reported that A. G.  Samuelson and John Johnson have  taken quite a sizable logging contract  with J. B. Wittl������ti|, and wilt be s'tart-  '^^tn&xer-''^-'-^'-'-- -���������-���������**-*���������������������������"--<  to attend the Kaslo constituency  nominating convention. Lance Lowes and Harry Vernon were selected as  delegates. On being pressed to allow  his name to be placed in nomination  as a candidate Col. Lister finally consented to allow his name to go before  the convention. He will leave Thursday on a yisit to Kaslo.  Interest was not as keen as anticipated in the prohibition referendum  vote on Wednesday last, only about  75 per cent, of the Listerities utilizing  the ballots. D. B. O. Butler was assisted by Harry Vernon as clerk, with  Mrs. D. Chalmers "dry" scrutineer,  and S. A. Evans looking -iftcr the  govern in ( nt control interests.  N. Stones is doing quite a trade in  the butcher line now. Some time ago  he purchased a few head of beef cattle  and these he is now slaughtering, and  supplying the camp with prime beef  at very reasonable prices.  ���������  Rev. G. Knox will take Methodist  seryice here on Sunday morning at  11.30, and his discourse Will be on the  subject:    ''Saved for Service."  induction g������s������wiG������  ���������     5-fiCi5**-.*i**r.������B**''-"*' "*i Vr* t- Irtt Wtdtlrt        n<OC!  A.   t yJ.axl-  VOL At. ��������� xrX.tv.Xr..        W **%Z5  r������K.  Mrs. Archie Kerr, who has been  here helping her parents with the  apple harvest, returned to Kitchener  the latter part of the we ek.  Mrs. Alf. Palmer was a visitor with  friends in Fernie a few days last week.  There has been a big rush at thf.  Uuion warehouse the past couple of  weeks, no less than three packers  being hard at it wrapping the wiQter  varieties of apples.  J. H. Schofield, M.P.P., of Trail,  was a visitor with R. J. Long a couple  of days the early part of the week.  Mr. Dunn, a resident of West Creston, spent a couple of days here this  w eek, loading ont a car of No. 3 apples  which he and Mr. Davis purchased  locally and shipped to Saskatchewan.  Potatoes have also figured in this  week's exp������rti=, the LoDg ranch alone  loading out'two cars, which they have  sold to the C.P.R. mill and lumber  camps at Yahk.  Mrs. Brownrigg's parents, who have  been visiting beie for the past month,  left on Wednesday on the return trip  to their home at Red Deer, Alta.  m  Li&fer  Lister's majority - for government  control in the prohibition voting on  Wednesday Idst is 22. 88 votes were  polled out of 101 available.  S. T. Harvey of Vancouver is a visitor here at present, a guest of H. A.  Reid.  Harry Brown was another absentee  from eamp for a few daws spending  the week-end with  Cranbrook friends.  Clearing operations were started  this week on the twenty-acre block  that will comprise the townsite. It is  situated back of the school property,  on the main road to Porthiil aud  Creston.  The latest to equip himself with a.  hay burner is A. W. Brain, who has  just invested $145 in a horse and rig,  Pete Nelson being the vendor.  Thi-s has been a hit of a record week  for special meetings. The. United  met in special session to discuss the  U.F. national policy, and on Wednes  d������iv afternoon lh������- Ladies' Auxiliary of  the G.W.V.A. had an extraordinary  general meeting.  *  Jas. Jory is  still further improving  his   place   hy  the  erection  of a  new  20x21 foot barn.  An unusually large crop of colds is  reported in camp at. present, some of  which are mild types of the old reliable flu.  Lister Conservatives had u well-  attended and enthusiastic meeting on  Wednesday night   for the purposes of  e>* ���������^tllh'.J.t i.m    .Uld    ..lie e;t iil(_,    d.lr^.iU*.,  MILK PRICES  well filled on Wednesday night for  the service of inducting Rev. J. A.  James of Edmonton into the permanent pastoral charge of the church.  Rev. T. D. McClintock of Nelson, as  interim moderator, was in charge of  proceedings, assisted by Rev. A. M.  O'Donnell of Trail���������the latter preaching the induction sermon and addressing the minister, while the formei  delivered the customary charge to. the  congregation. Rev. G. Knox, pastor  of Creston Methodist Church, was also  present and assisted in the induction  exercises*. TJhe musical features of the  evening were in. charge of Mrs.-Oatway, who pt-esided at the orjgan;."atnd ,  along \mifi M#s, "^  Eby and H. H. Taylor contributed a  quartette, while Mr. Eby gave a splendid solo rendering of "Abide with  Me." After the service the ladies  served refreshments which was followed by a number of speeches by  both clerics and laymen, and at its  conclusion all present were afforded  opportunity to meet the new pastor  and Mrs. James, who is with him.  For the present they are stopping  with Mr. and Mrs. Rose, but expect to  be moving into the manse at the first  of the week.  The fine weather that has prevailed  for almost the past week has enabled  the ranchers to get in their vegetable  and root crops and no one is now  worrying about the possibility of having frosts. On well cultivated areas  potatoes in some-instances haye run  almost ten tons to the acre.  If all reports happen to prove true  the Erickson section will proyide at  least two weddings before 1921 i������*  ushered in.  H. Brownrigg was a business visitor  at Yahk a couple of days last week.  *; Official,, announcement was mad������  ���������-dav from. O.P.R^ headquarters  that T. W.^iihi^y has been named to  permanently succeed Mr. Hiifty **.  station agent at Erickson. Tom is.  well and favorably known by all the  Snippers   nnd.   h  HppGiUl.merit,      Win  give universal satisfaction.  The collector for the prohibition  cause succeeded in raising $12.75 for  the good cause, which amount has  been acknowledged by Rev. G. Knox.  secretary of -the Valley prohibition  committee.  Cnnwieneiii-uj Nov.  !of milk delivered wil  l-or Uiu purpo.su of re-or^nni-  zation, and election ol delegates   to   the   Nomination  1st the  price  and '"' ""n- '>'������>-"-���������������-���������'������ wm  he 18-cents a  quart, or six tickets for $.1.00.  (JLI0NMOIM0   DAIRY.  < Ymvention.  By order  K.  oi  the  Kxecus ive.  MALLANDAINE.  ������������  ��������� it  Meieiu  home eyery week, while the resident,  horticulturist should siitliee meantime  when em vent or emergency advice is  needed as to ran<~hing ailments.  Trusting th������-Ne oh-ervalieiiis will he  consider! *el in tbe mium* Crii-udly M|iiiil  ill which lliey are* 11��������� 11������i������*��������� <������������������!. and assnr-  iiiir thei*-e- in i-liai-j/i- of my prae-l ie*al m-  op'latum hi  any eye-in. ki������w\ or.it.  S10.REWARD  tf*  I en  dollat-H  reward will he paid  in IV rtnation   that,  will had   to  uOllVictioil  ol'  the-   dile-is. IliliitelH  iil.ul<-    my    he,,it.  for  th.  who litol.-. my boat. TicB*jHKhi*r.s  on my premises in th,. future will  ������������'* |*rom*--uieu. ���������*..,. \-*.   I' I i lie IN t.; I t.  A Knotty Problem Solved  You have heard of Canada's best flour.  Made by Messrs. Ogilvie���������  And you wish to know the reason why?  I will tell it unto thee.  You have heard of streams of water  Rush the streets of Londonderry,  But have yon ever heard of streams  Of the wheat, berry?  Streams of the wheat berry  Are the heart���������the embryo���������  Which when ground in Ogilyie mills  Make the finest flour yon know.  The Government fixed a standard.  Called it government standard flour.  And the reason why they did it  Was because of our great w.u.  For they needed Canada'*-- best, flour  To give "the soldiers pep  As they fought at Vimy Ridge  Ami at historic Oouiotdette.  Government standard lleiiir.  Or Ntreams of the wheal berry,  Differ in their texture  As the apple or the cherry.  Annie of the grains are shrunken.  And some are of jioor yield���������  It's just, tha way it happens  A*** tlie wheat g'rowp in the field.  Hut Royal Household Patent flour  I'm sure you'd like to know  I mn a ele from the choicest, fat lesl c rail is '  That, on the prairies grow. i  No shrunken grains, or froze���������>>.  Are in this (lour allowed.  And this in one great, reason  Why we feel so jiiHtly prouel.  ���������Our chemist* are kept busy  Testing ont. the golih-n grain:  Our millers, no le.s.s busy.  Working on with might ami main;  VV .UvtJHi!-;.   ������v .eleeiij; t- > <��������������� v    u',111  Making Ftoyal Household Pat.ml flour.  As the laboratory at (Sreenwieh  Keeps track of Fat her Time;  As gold in Ihitish hankie  Keeps the -mlilicrs on the libiue.  r.r. IJoya! !!<*.i::;.*!i.*.l.S !*atr:*.t {���������..*;:���������  With her flag unfurled,  Is I In' acknnuli-dgeil slanelaiel  Of all flours in fhe world.  Evidence that' Mrs. Birney, superintendent of the union Sunday school,  is doing a good wtrk amongst the  boys and girls under her care is evidenced in the announcement that $5  has just been handed to both the  Presbyterian and-Methodist churches  for home mission purposes.  Mercantile Hall,   Greston  an Mnv R  m mt    U mm WM M mt   mt mtt   Xt  S p.m. prompt.  sit  SPEAKERS  A JLCTllt  ir w  V    1   tjr-VJ'JLlll  I Vernier.  r\t~   w w  wr������  Minister of Public Works  Hon* John i^een  M.P.P., Kaslo Hiding  .VI.  I'.I ������.������l I CN I ���������������>������ ������.*<, .  I lear youi representatives ilis*  ens-, the hirjjer issues of the  ....��������������� -���������:.   .:..,     .i.    .; ...  r   ���������- 1- i   rtii*iiii������i**fttoii^^  w-^ww'i*---^^^ tH*Mwn0m4m*m*0mwm*mm>  ���������ii^t>i$xi&^ik-  i-uauusa  M-lt-WWWWSWP!^  ���������W<*r������l**lH*M***-*m^ fc-t.-M*---^.***^**.^ fc-TliteW ���������Tf'Tw*' THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription : $2.50 a year in advance.  S3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. Hayes, Editor and Owner,  CRESTON,  B.C.  tp*o rtrx a xt*    rxftnv  29  pressed should be as cheerfully as  ment idea expressed themselves as  possible accepted. j opposed to a building on the plea  So far as Creston Valley is con that there was no guarantiee that  cerned the vote expressed the true; the proposed building would, be  feeling of the community. The j kept open and in operation for.the  question Iras been before tne people several purposes suggested that it  Possibly the best way to express  local public opinion in connection  with the prohibition plebiscite vote  on the 20th is by the old story of  the successful lynching of a notorious cattle rastler and the accidentally on purpose too late arrival on  the scene of the sheriff, who, on  enquiry as to what were the complaints against the unfortunate,  was promptly told "there weren't  any complaints; everybody,s satisfied."  Of course the reader must not  take the illustration too literally in  this connection. We would not have  it inferred that those who supported the present Prohibition Act look  forward complacently to the coming into force of government control of the liquor business. But it  ean be safely said that the almost  overwhelming majority coupled  with the fact' that the majority  vote is so uniformly spread over  the province, has had the happy  effect of convincing the most ardent  of our prohibitionists that the  people have spoken with no uncertain voice and the opinion  thus ex  Boots, Shoes. Harness  Repairing  We guarantee satisfaction and  prompt service.    Charges  reasonable.  JOHN JOY  Postoffice Blk.       CRESTON  LUMBER at  Reduced Prices  ior weeKs and certainly every opportunity has been afforded^voters  to reach their individual conclusions in the matter without any  undue influence being brought to  bear by either side to the controversy���������and if either side had a  measure the best of it in presenting  the case surely that advantage was  not with the government control  forces in this section.  There have been numerous explanations offered as to why the  province has reversed in some  measure its prohibition verdict of  just a, little over four years ago.  The favorite theory, possibly, is  that of failure to strictly enforce  the existing dry laws. Locally  this manner of reasoning it out  does- not hold good in fact, for the  simple reason that those who are  in a position to judge unhesitatingly admit'that the law is nowhere  better observed in the province  than right here in Creston.  While the privilege of accounting for defeat is always one of the  consolations of the losing side about  the only explanation that will explain the recent reversal of public  sentiment on all important issue is  that after three years of statutory  prohibition the people have discovered that it hasn't been exactly  what they wanted and on the first  opportunity presented have not.  been backward in admitting their  error of judgment.  Whether government control  will fulfil the expectations of those  voting in its favor will largely rest  with the amount of "control" the  new legislation will provide���������and  the calibre of the men who will be  ^appointed as controllers.  The Memorial  Common Boards  Dimension  Shiplap  Flooring  Drop Siding  Bevel Siding  Write or pit one for  quotations.  Wynndel Box Factory  WVNHDEL,        B. C.  utterfield & Son  Wynndel  We** have- just   r i] >��������� -111 ���������' I   up a  M.-ii-i-l ii io e ii  Men's <& Boys'  Underwear  irJsn's and tSoys' Shirts  Men's and Boys' Socks  Ladtea* Hosiery, c&c.  which we* are e>|fe*t in*/ ,el  ' '*ni J,l I ti/   ]i.-',i:t * ,  Tm   make-  room   tm- oth������*r  ^e><,e|>i  *������/������������������ ei(fe>i" neir  >��������� \\it\i-     I i\r\r   ,,f  r-i  V?     .   a     .      .     .       a  \m4 <Ltt a tJKtxTt M    KJ-JttJUX-KMI   UI  rx  rx try .d*. d~-   *** J-  t Mt jrijKi \ in;.*    \\\v .   iii(>\rnii'iil    I������ /  ������  ��������� ��������������� * it  : *, J     '  i i i t t     JMt������i*. i 4 i   t, t      A'   it    f a i s\     i J i  I  ���������The letter in our last issue over  the signature of "Creston and District Library Association" brings  to public attention the fact that  several hundred dollars has been  collected, with three or four hun  dred collectable but not yet in  hand, for the purpose of erecting a  memorial to those who served in  the great war, and the more effectively to keep green the memory of  those "gone west," the letter writ  ers' idea being that in view of some  difficulty experienced in securing a  site, tlie money should be diverted  (with the consent of the givers)  from a monument to that of a  building suitable for a public  library.  The suggestion is a timely one if  nothing further comes of it than  the eliciting of a statement from  the memorial committee as to just  where the proposition is at. and  why, after at leasi, a year to come  to Rome conclusion in tho matter, a  move has not heen made to get on  with the erection of the granite  memorial which wan so .strongly  favored in the vote that wa.s taken  to fh'cide as to what form the proposed memorial should take-  If  the  propo.-iition   to divert,  the  money   to a library  building i.s en-  t i-rtet i i\e>. I        irrfit       ,"i|-i.       "}w>e*>lfl        I*,,.  taken to definitely ascertain tho  wishes of the individual guarantors.  When the memorial was under dia-  euHHion those giving toward the  fund we-re; iiiiU.ri) \,i> ntate whothcr  the*y    *tri-fi-r*i-'\    the     money    to    go  would be useful for.  Too, in connection with those  who boosted for a memorial in the  shape of a building the thought  then uppermost in people's minds  was a structure that could be made  use of as a returned men's quarters  for various purposes���������and granted  the objective of $5000 was realized  possibly a building that would  have served for community social  and educational purposes could  have been combined.  In view of the pronounced and  widely divergent wishes of many  of those contributing to the soldiers  memorial fund it will be the part  of wisdom of those in charge to  make haste slowly (but none the  less surely) in coming to any decision, and as for the library a few  months stay of proceedings will  not be harmful. The library is a.  very necessary and lfeefnl institution, with quite a live organization  backing it. If those in charge and  the others interested in the library  can demonstrate that the institu  tion is in good measure filling the  place in community life that it  ought to, there should be no trouble  having it preferred as the memorial  in plenty of time to get on with its  erection at an early date. But if  after a normal probation it does  not show signs of being here to  stay then it vyould be .a decidely  bad investment for memorial purposes.  Now that at least a year has  elapsed since the subscriptions were  due and payable, and the demand  is made for the use of the funds for  a new but none tlie less commendable purpose, the 'public will be  able to the more intelligently dis  cuss the matter if a statement  were forthcoming as to funds in  hand and those on the books that  are considered collectable, together  with such facts concerning the  original monument idea as are  available l'ur pdhlic aonsumption.  Now that a couple of machine guns  are due here any ..-day additional  provocation is given for further information   on a community project.  Even at, Greenwood  suitable houses  for rent are a scarce .titiele.  TO FA R IVI EI R  A Savings Account is like a weed ��������� once  started you can't stop it growing.  Don't run risks by keeping money around  the house. Place it in a Savings*,Account  with this Bank, where it will always be safe.  Interest paid at current rate. zoo  c. w. ALLEN,  OF CANADA  CRESTON; BRANCH,  Manages-a  FARMERS' SALES  NOTES  Farmers with Sales Notes will'be well advised to  turn them over to this Bank for collection.  e        . __, _ _  The Bank will relieve yjbuof alf trouble in mat-'  ing presentation, and pay|uentS-,vill be credited to,  your account oromntlv.    I .   . ���������   ST.-t-'yZZ''"**  '        '���������       ���������".  r  A'JI     J'':---  A'  Sales Notes supplied without charge.  n  89 A ���������'.  f'lM mV     fW        ^���������e*-"-***.  ������  ������������. ���������  ���������TV 4  OF COMMERCE  tftnA  PAID-UP CAPITAL ������������������'��������� -        ~        $15,000;  RESERVE FUND -        -        $15,000,000  CRESTON BRANCH, C. G. Bennett, Manager.  What about your HAY requirements for the coming  winter?    Drop in and see us.     .  Greston Fruit  LIMITED  YOU WILL BE  NEEDING  for the coming cool weather.  The following lines for men  will be appreciated  Staniield's Red Label, all wool, heavy weight,  splendid wearers, in Shirts, Drawers  and Combination Suits.  Penman's lighter weight Shirts and Drawers  at $2.00 each.  Penman's Combinations $'J.85 to $4.50.  Ottawa Valley Mills  all wool   Combinations  .   at $5.00 and $0.75  IV  . .,< ..,.,-,      ,.      ..     ,... n11..ni ir ���������  r    Ne.l.e,uly   w.ih   I ) (,- ni'iji.i it y <|e*e*ini\ e*  ly in favor of the* latti-r, hut m-vr-nil  of     tlioH':     pi o/uiiiiiiK     wiih      wry  ������l<-liiiil<-   ni   -'tati-ifs   that    their   '*on-  i  I    tlioil i,li)il   wan   ��������� > > i      iiii-,  eiietiiene    et)    ai  I   -granite- or  marhle* MJiafl, aixl   niielci|  Our Fall and Winter Goods in other  departments are also arriving.  ,.,. /., ,i,......���������.   , i ... i,i i,  Ki   Ml ~-** mf*.   a*Tm~a-t$~0t-  (HTM tta-M h-m   mYrnS M" 0*0+   ������T*  tWm. Hf M  ti   I  tlm.  mr~s (Ml ~tt~m m*** h******'������ W  j    iiii y ol h'-r   \>-\r\.'.'\i'  (JlBSIUII    TOSIstflBBSSSES    UUIIIgltiillJ?  4  AR  i*i  'fi*  ill  .'Jin  '������������������il  PI  A  'it  .lie  ll  *'.  i  -t  ������  4  ii*, ..tit  H-k ivtt t -.-*  11>'< ��������� 11 ��������� ,111 \i-fi I    ee i\ e>i e t i-e "     '���������!    ('.,-   e-vmii  mmsmmmmmmmm  mmmmmmmtwm  mmmmmmim  wmmm*wmimmmiMM  .,itutm.M.td0.*-m-tm������it^������iA*it-immiei*Ji*il������iiitrsm  ��������� ������������������   -   wlu*AMmi,im*t������mmt:mtaimt,.ai.0imimii'imm  t-mttm  SmSSSS /4*t  *t-  ' s  THE CftESTOI?  BEVIEW  NEWS OF KOOTEHAYS  Grand Forks high school has a girls'  athletic club.  The Herald hears that a Rotary  Club will shortly be organized in  Cranbrook,. . . . '.._.;  Cranbrook Methodist Church celebrated its twenty-fifth anniyersary  last Sunday.  - -*   ���������-��������� v  O. B. Hattbn is operating a plant at  Grand Forks for the making of whole  wheat and rye flour.  AH sorts and conditions of peddlers  at Grand Forks must pay in future aj;  license of $50 per annum.  W. S. Santo has just staked three  copper-gold mineral claims just outside the Cranbrook city limits.  Grand'Forks Methodists are getting  ready for the "wet" era. A new roof  has just been placed on the church.  The dining room at the Cranbrook  Hotel was closed a couple of days last  week, due to the ccoks going on strike  suddenly.  Cranbrook Baptists are prospering.  They have recently purchased** new  piano; $50 down and the, balance  eventually. *Z~ <-~7ZZr '.  1IIIUT  Mm  Menjs WC Soles, $1.25  Womei^sMl^pIes;$l^  Guaranteed for 6 months..  Tony Bell of Nelson was last week  fined $20 and costs for shooting duck  while hunting in a gasoline launch.  Ic a final mighty effort to haye  Cranbrook vote "dry" the Herald  issued two days ahead of time last  week. ������".*  At an altitude of 3500 feet* some  mountain climJberS - in tne, neighborhood of Revelstoke found pansies in  full oloom last week. .  There is absolutely: no Waste at the  new eyaporating plant at Vernon- The  apple cores and. peelings are used in  the manufacture of cider.  - Among - the decorations at the  Methodist harvest thanksgiving services at Revelstoke on Oct. I7tb,.were  'samples of fre8bly-pit?kjed ripe ������traw-  ii-erries. \  ���������Jack Roy of Cranbrook caught a 31-  pound silver salmon in Premier Leake  a few. days .QgOr-rrthe biiggest ..specimen  of tlie finny tribe ever landed in East  Kootenay.  Revelstoke is to haye a new English  Church rector in Rev. Mr. Gretton of  Enderby. Lately Revelstoke Anglicans haye been getting a new parson  about every eighteen months.  G. P. March of Courtenay is tbe  new manager of the Royal Bank at  Cranbrook. Bank managers are now  averaging a little better than a two  y^ar stay in the divisional city.  Miss Greenwood, Cranbrook-'s lady  farmer, has just shown the citizens of  that town some local grown Bartlett  pears that the Courier assures eonx-  pare favorably with the Creston Valley product.  Customs office receipts at Trail for  the fiscal year just closed are $6000 in  excess of the ''preceding year.  Rossland Conservatives are the first  to nominate a candidate for the expected provincial election. W. K.  Esling will be, the standard bearer.  Lome Campbell refused even to consider nomination..  The Herald claims that few, if any,  turkeys were available at Cranbrook  for Thanksgiving Day. . The poultry-  men are holding the birds for Christmas, when the indications are that  prices will be still higher.  Rossland council is threatening to  again re-open the public market with  a view to bringing down meat prices  in that city. The Miner claims the  market had that desirable effect when  in operation earlier in the year.  *���������������  Shoemaker  CRESTON  RANCH & CATTLE FOR SALE  35-acre ranch on Corn Creek. Also  35 head of mixed cattle. Enquire G.  M. Benney, or Review Office.  or  mtx u  We can  supply  i~ora-suui.  Cement  Lime  Shingles  mt     ���������"'      m-  utn  Lumber  all sizes and  grades.  Creditors' Trust Deeds Aot  9  lead ft������t Aisseeadissiats  Hto&n-am pWce -qoL flrst-class land  refl������ie������d to ������B aa acs������; Vseoond-olafia to  98.6*3 an acrs. r-.- ..*:.-  yret-*Knption* now* confln-sd to our;-  v-trJ-W lands only.     '  * Saawcds will be si-ant-^caverfn-ronly  lfcatf suitabla for agricultural purposes  end'which la non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished,  but parties oz not more than -four may  maTaxuS-    tor   adjacent    pre-emptions.  With Joint residence, but each making  nfccsSBar? tea'provementfPon f&aWSLfve .  claim**,-^, . .'>���������%��������� - y^-:;*i.    pAirp  Pre-emptors most occupy claims' Hot  five years and make Improvements to  value of $10 per acre, including clear-  in* and cultivation or at least 6 acres,  before receiving Crown. Grant.  Where pre-emptor In occupation not  less than S years, and has made proportionate improvements,, he may, be-  ���������aause of ill-health; or other cause, be  granted intermediate Certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.  Records without permanent xesl-  ���������dence may be issued, provided applicant makes improvements to extent of  $800 per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in  m\ timn 6 years, and improvements  of 910.00 per acre. Including 5 * acres  ���������cleared, and cultivated, and residence  of at least 2-yeare are required, tm  Pre-iempto'r holding Crown grant  may record another pre-emption, if he  requires land in conjunction with his  *������rm. without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  eft-anted land.  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding* 20  o-creo. may be leased, as homesltes:  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.  For nraslnsr and Industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  ,eas������t? by ono person or company.  x. m?' }������MJtoi*y or Industrial sites on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; conditions include  payment of stumpneo.  Natural hay meadows lnaccosolble  ���������oy existing* roads may bo purchased  conditional unon construction of a road  to thorn. ItobaCo of one-half of cost of  road, not exceeding half of purchase  price, la made.  Loyal Orange Lodge Jo. 2095  Meets THIRD THURSDAY of  each month ' at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  ERIC OLSON. W.M  nyon  LIMITED  eison AssessiYsera  _      a  istrioi  Notice is hereby given that fay a  declaration made under and by virtue  of Section 99 of the Administration  Act, R.S.B.C, 1911, Chap.4, and beating date the 8th day of October, 15)20,  Lottie Mead, widow, residing at  Creston. in the Province of British  Columbia, administratrix with the  will .annexed of the., estate .of John  J*0ki'tjfc^Moran, deceased.-declai-ed that'���������  -^heVH-ef 'heirs, executors,; administrators and? assigns, doth and shall  Vespectfv^ly stand seized of .all sad  feingult-if-* the personaK'property, reid  iftt-aUvcredits and effects which may  ���������Ji^-Seizea and sold Sunder the Execution  Acti or execution or attachment, upon  trust for the general benefit of the  creditors of the Estate of the late John  Brock Moran. _ . .v     ___  AnTI^noticenis"hereby^giv*enrtbat a  meeting of the creditors of the estate  of the late John Brock Moran, deceased, will be held at the office of C. B.  Garland, Solicitor Canyon Street,  Creston, B.C., on Wednesday, the 3rd  day of November, 1920. at the hour of  3 o'clock in the afternoon, foi the pur  pose of giving directions with reference to the disposal of the estate.  And further take notice that all  .creditors are required on or before the  time of said meeting to file with me  full particulars, of their claims, duly  verified, and the nature of the securities (if any) held by them, as provided  by the Creditors' Trust Deeds Act.  And notice ia hereby given that,  after the 3rd day of November, 1920. I  will proceed to distribute the assets of  the said estate amongst the persons  entitled thereto, having legard only to  the claims which I shall then have had  notice, and I will not he responsible  for the assets or any part thereof so  distributed to any person of whose  claim I shall not then have received  notice.  Dated at Creston, B.C., this 13th  day of October, 1920.  LOTTIE MEAD,  Administratrix with the will annexed  of the Estate of John Brock Moran,  deceased, Creston, B.C., by  C. B. GARLAND, her solicitor.  I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that, on Monday, 1st day of November, 1920, at the hour of 10 o'clock  in the forenoon, at the Courthouse, I shall offer for sale at public auction the mineral claims ih the list hereinafter set out, of the persons in the said list hereinafter set out, for delinquent taxes unpaid by said persons  on the 30th June, 1920 and for costs and expenses, if the total amount due is not sooner paid.  The Collector will be pleased to receive any information respecting the following list where the owner  was a member of the Allied Forces and entitled to the benefits of Section 29 of the "Taxation Act Amendment Act,  1918." S . ���������  SJST ABOVE SV1EftTSCft������D:  Name of Owner  Name of Claim.  mA-t No.        Taxes  Costa  Total  PRE  ���������  EMPTORS'      -FREE      GRANTS  ACT.  ������������������S1������.?,*0JP* ot tMm -fot ,0 *nlanr������d to  tn-r with His Majesty's l&rceu. The  . ������ within which tho hoirs or devisees  2! ������ aeceased pre-emptor may apply  for tltlo under this Act Is extended  from for ono year from tho death of  aueh porson. a-j formerly, until onu  ycar after tho conclusion of the urouent  war. This prlvllcffo la also t~u~-Tn.-  troactlve. *-.  No fees relating to pre-emptions ar������  due or payable Ity soldiers on pre-  emptiona recorded aftor Juno 20 nil 8  Taxes are remitted for Ave years.  Provision for return of moneys ac-  ?ru.������,'.dU6 ttnd D<,ftn P^-m nlnco August  4, 1014, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.  Interest on agreements to purchase  Vttffii0^0"-* ,oto *">������������������* by members of  Allied Forces, or dependents. nc<mlr*el  ..iiwot. *jx ietiujiuci, ruinittea ri*om annulment to March 81. 1020.  OUD-PUnCHAOERO  OP  CHOWN  _ LANDS.  Provision made for Issuance or  Crown arrantn to niib-puroh-ip---*. c������-  Ciwn Itamlu. acquiring- rl-rhts from  purchasers who failed to comnlete  purchase. Involving forfeiture, on fulfillment of conditions of purchase In-  t������*r*nt and tsxus Where nub -purciiiu-  ers do not claim whole of ori-rinnl ���������������*.���������*������������������������.  xx.,   j'uiu.wx  u. niv, ukiw mil*.  Llylxx*!  iua>  be    distributed    pronortlonatoly    over  wh������������le������   *r*u.       Applloatlona   min  made by May 1, 1020.  QRAZINO.  Oraslnir Act. 1010. for -sysUmatlc  u.->v������,I-oi>n>citit ut Ul-vhIol-.U Indiintry nro*-  vldcfl for axustna* dintrictu a������td miige  Rdmlnh'tration ur.d-cr Coi���������i���������it���������,i������������������ur  Annum iiriislnir |)<-rniltii In.mikuI hatit.%  uu letuiubuiti ������uihj-*iJ: prloilly for -*-������tul>-  Uslied ove/neru. HlocU-owner* may  f<,rr.j .-.:.:..,.:lut\.,i.u tin k.u>M������ ni-iioi.r...  leeneee.      fixttn,   ur  l>unInlly   free*.   l>Clll������Uu  fur uecitdcra. oaiiipcm ui   ituvt<li������rw.   m>  Jo   !ei������re   !������*-������.<"*  Is there any  Meat in the  Siouse?  This is the first question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a uu*al. Hut why  worry?  CH..  ~~t% A0* Wm  ll'Wmm mxi-i  rntMH   t������o  Hams and Bacon  Finest   Quality  rW        ~dX   J0\   ~*X  f") rm*������ mtm W ,mrl *..- im,  <m~--x^sm0*-mlS4~dtJ~.     44 -^t *������-*������*������M  Lunch Meat  Botogt-Git eke.  are always to be had  lit'ii'. In otit-iitM >iei(hin������  qnitAi equals 'Hliamrock*  produ������:t4H.  sr,  00 0m  M   Q Q-*3 mtvat-t Xm-  m-laV  & liU  ������>  Dundee Syndicate  ���������  Annie Fraction ���������. .3849:  Southerland, Hugh, et al...;��������� _  Annie G  : ..���������8330;  Hand. A.E.. Lennie, R.S. and Wragge, E.C Annie :���������* ���������.��������� .... ��������� 407  Ark Mining & Milling Co   ....Ark  _ _  3149  Band, A.E. Lennie, R.S. and Wragge, E.C,...:Atlantic...  -.~ .4209  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd . ......     Barling: ." ........_.���������..325i  Kootenay'Bonanza* Mines Ltd. ZP~i Bid  .... ��������� Sttl  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd ..Black Witch    4146  Dalby, Wm. and Honess*** Albert Blake , 6203  Kootenay Consolidated Mines Ltd  -Blue Quarts.   7072  Stead, Walter .  Boundary No. 1  1944  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd ^ Brittania  .3253  Lennie, Robt. Scott^.   Bruce Fractional  10602  Urifflth. Win. and Cameron. T. A Bunker Hill 495SJ  Webster, Geo. Thos.. _  Bullion  2190  Band, A.E. Lennie R.S. and Wragge, E. C....Calgary ��������� ~ 4208  Adams, Cecil Robert Carthage 2197  Devlin, G. R.._,....i  Columbia  8S70  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd. ...P. Daylignt ...:  **007  Kootenav Consolidated Mines Ltd ....Drummer  .-.  4223  Deylin, G.R ��������� Edward II   887$  Kootenay Gold Mines Ltd Election .2559  Peter*?. Mrs. Margaret Elise  -1310  Kootenav Bonanza Mines Ltd .���������. Eureka ��������� _ 3255  Griffith, W. and Cameron T Fidelity : 4925  Sutherland. Hugh Gem 3631  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd ������....' Gold Bell ..4155  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd Golden Star ���������  3594  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd Gold Standard   4168  Kootenav Bonanza Mines Ltd Gold Tip  415?  Ouimette, B. N Golden Cross... ��������� 4388  Sutherland, Hugh ~ Golden King 3624  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd GrandView  685  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd Grand Prize .3592  Kooteimy Bonanza Mines Ltd Great Western  4148  Kootenav Bonanza Mines Ltd Great Eastern ���������  .4152  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd Great West Frac 4779  Kootenay Bonanza Mines Ltd Grand Fractional ^..2118  McLeod, Harry Hanky Panky Fractional 4808  Fennell, Maggie L Helena 9344  Dalby, Win. S.. and Honens, A H.G.N 6202  Kootenay.Bonanza Mines. Ltd ..Horse Shoe 2235  Ark M. and M. Co ���������... Interpriso 3450  Kootenay Bonanza Mines, Ltd Jessie _ 686  Kootenay Bonanza Mine������, Ltd J.M.B ~ 902  Lntulippc. E Joint Fractional ��������� 8821  Kootenav Bonanza Mines, Ltd Kalispell - 4156  Ouimette. B. N Katie 4386  McLeod, Harry Kipling Fractional 4810  Kootonay Bonanza Mines, Ltd Kootnin, Star _ 4147  Kootenay Bonanza Mines. Ltd   Luke Side  900  Dundee Syndicate Light, Heart lHtfii  Kootenay Bonanza Mines, Ltd Mac Fractional 3256  McLeod. Harry > Mariposa ~ 4809  Dalby, Wm. 8., and lioness A...; Mayflower 3684  Kootenay Bonanza Mines, Ltd National Emblem 2230  Devlin. G. It Nevada 8809  Sutherland, Hugh , Nowell  3838  Kootenay Bonanza Minen, Ltd North Star 4149  Dundee Syndicate Old Bill 1863  Dundee Syndicate Parker 1861  Adams.^ Cecil Robert.. Pat 2198  Diilov, Win. S- eimi jioiuiHH AJWuri, Pingrce .hjcki  Oiiiiiu't-lo, li. N Referendum 4887  Kootenay Bonanza Mines, Ltd Royal Charter  232  Sutherland. Hugh Robber King 3026  Kootcm������y Coiisolinated MiucK, Ltd Royer ���������7073  Kooteii-sy Rnncuv.'.a Mine;,, Ltd Sl.atimK*!; li^fi  Koolxmay Bonanza Mines. Ltd Starlight      68*  Sutherland, Hugh Storm King J1625  Thobnrn, Mrs. M Stillwater Fractional 3810  Luti-lii-iie*. 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S Woodstock 4'>07  Kendall. Gertrude X Ray 4213  Wragge. K. C. Hand A. K. Si. lZiuuu R. 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Car Fob Sale���������Ford touring  Enquire Reyiew Office.  Collie Pups For Sale���������$3 each,  good cattle dogs. R. Stewart, Creston.  THE  CRESTON  REVIEW  Exceptional value  at $6,75  per box  Get one of these  packages now, as  we do not expect  to be able to secure any more for  some time.  GENERAL MERCAANT  Reduction in Price  of Ford Cars  Pigs For Sale���������Six weeks old; $7  apiece.    Guy Constable, Creston.  Eor Sale���������Piano, in fine condition,  good   tone.     Apply Capt. Crompton,  Mrs. W. A. McMurtrie is spending a  few days with friends in Nelson this  week.  Pastor Knox announces his subject  for Sunday evening, at 7.30 as "Saved  for Service."  Wanted���������Domestic help, three in  family. Apply A.D. Pochin (Canyon),  Erickson P.O.  G. M. Benney left on Thursday last  for Cronbrook. where he is under the  care of Dr. Green.  Cow For Sale���������4-year old Jersey  cow, milking, will freshen Feb. 5th-���������  T. Mawson, Creston,  For Sale���������Sewing ^machine, in  good running order. Mrs. J. Simon,  section house, Creston.  Mr. and Mrs, G. Erickson of Invermere arrived on Saturday on a visit to  Mr. and Mrs. C G. Bennett.  Mi-s. Speers and Mrs. Henderson  were visitors with Spokane friends a  couple of days early in the week.  Tom Midford, who has been making  his home in Spokane for the past few-  months, returned to Creston on Saturday.  Misses Lillian and Rose Cherrington  were visitors with Nelson friends a  couple of days the fore part of the  week.  Young Pigs For Sale���������10 of them,  ready next week, best pigs in the Valley, *8 each for  art, Creston.  quick sale.  Chassis, with Starter . .$ 650  Runabout  . .      710  Touring  . .    775  Truck  850  Coupe  , . 1100  Sedan  . .    1200  Miss A. Doyle of the Staples Fruit  Company staff is at Grand Forks this  week on a business visit to the firm's  branch in that city.  Pupils in Division IT. of the public  school had a holiday on "Wednesday.  Vice-principal Pearce was, at Nelson  on a business yisit.  f.o.b. factory, Ford, Ont.  Tractor $790 f.o.b. Dearborn, Mich., plus American exchange.  See our Second  Hand Cars  Our   efficiency  in   Repairing  along with   our  up-to-date  equipment  make   a  repair  job perfect and at minimum  OU-SL.  Oreston Auto &  R. S. BEVAN, Prop.  Supply  LISTER���������GRESTON  Freight & Passenger  Having just. inMallee] a 7-passenger  light,  delivery  ant.',   \v>*   are.*   prepared    To   carry    pasiKe.-njge.rs   and  haii'llo   fr-'-iglit   or   parr-els    from  IIIV   noil'*    'i'l    ������b"    i-eitite.    rie't ivi'i'!>  Lister  and   Creston     either way.  < 'ar leaven Lister 10  a.m. daily, "X-  '���������e'pt  Sunday.      H'-tnrning   b-av,**-,  < "r������-Mt.<��������� 11 at  '., p.m. *  Ai-raiig-Mii'-iits can lx* made* wi'l* us  te������ e|e) lianling  ,-!'  any  dcse-riptiem  at, any t.inii- elesircd.  1,1'iivc e*r*|������'rs at <  any mi < 'ity -~ee-(j*,<,|,  Krie.-kson store*, ( 'i*'"-ti>n post.oll!'-i-.  ''ar   is   also    available-    fe������r    lisliin-.1:  'rip1-*    Si c i *e}'������ >���������   mm t i >i "������������������   .-a*   *��������� ��������������������������� ������������������  purl a.tion     lei    I'Vi'hiii*.*:   e*ul ��������� - r-1 ai 11 -  lll������'ll t **)  at   .in v   pe Milt.     .  l^lo I JCrfv I ��������� CM!! 1 ��������� x.^d\ Z9-  K. THOMPSON', S,.pt.  L, P. Bishop, who has had the  Trombley ranch nnder leasp this  season, moved to Thrums this week,  where he expect* to reside in future.  Morgan Long left on Tuesday for a  month's visit with friends at Pincher  Creek and other Alberta points.  The real thing in the way of indian  summer weather has prevailed all  week, enabling the ranchers to pretty  well complete the harvest of vegetable  and root crops.  The trapping season opens on Monday. So far 17 trappers licenses haye  been issued, as conipai-ed with 19 last  senson. Fur market will hardly be as  high this season.  Mrs. W. M. Archibald of Trail wjis  a visitor here a couple of days last,  week, looking after the potato harvest on the Hooper ranch, which they  purchased this spring.  Evangelist Roper of Vancouver is  due here November 7th. to commence  a, series of special meetings in the  Methodist Church, and will likely remain a couple of weeks.  Hunters report that the wild geese  arc just beginning to put in their appearance in worth-mentioning quantities, with ducks also considerably  more in evidence as well.  For cutting the fence of the Stockbreeders' Association and allowing his  cattle to pasture on the hay lands on  the flats, a West Creston resident was  ���������fin Friday lined .$f> and costs.  I'irhk r.oKT ��������� Between Creston and  | Wynndel, on Snnday. Oct. 10th, black  I velvet   handbag,   contai'n'ng   sum   of  Dr. Lillie will make his next regular  visit to Creston on Nov. 2nd, and re-  .main the balance of the week.  Rev. J. A, James arrived from Edmonton on Wednesday to take permanent charge of Creston Presbyterian Church, and there will be services  on Sunday at 11.10 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.  Insp. Junget of Fernie, paid the  local detachment of the C.N.W.M.P.  his usual monthty yisit last week.  The residence the men are occupying  here is receiying a new coat of paint,  which adds much to the appearance of  the premises.  Eggs are again hitting the high  spots in price, the strictly fresh samples now retailing at 85 cents a dozen.  Local dairy butter is quite a scarce  commodity and the creamery article,  which still retails at 75 cents, is due  "for a raise any day.  The final count shows that- the Valley went government control by* a  majority of 8 in the prohibition plebiscite vote on Oct. 20th. The returns  from Lister show a majority of 22-  against prohibition, while the combined "dry" majority of the other  seven polls was 14.  Ehoy Jackson, a C.P.R. section employee last year, and who this season  has been on his ranch, adjoining tie  Barraclough place, was married at  Nelson on Friday to Miss Maggie Lun-  die of Vancouver. After a short  wedding trip they will take up housekeeping on* the ranch.  Another two piece orchestra has  just been organized in Oreston, consisting of Mrs. Lister (violin) and Mrs.  Foreman (piano), who are prepared to  accept engagements ' for dances in-  other functions. If a larger orchestra  is required they are prepared to furnish additional musicians of well-  known ability.  Messrs. Earl and Morrow have  amalgamated the two blacksmith  business in town, with the latter -in  control. It wae found that there was  not room here for two shops, eaeh  with a helper, but with forces combined piompt and efficient service can  be readily given to the better financial  benefit of all concerned.  the machinery is shifted to lake care  of extending the good roads ou into  Erickson.  Subscriptions are reported as coming in fairly satisfactorily for the salary of the District Nurse, .���������.who is  expected to Tie here early in November. The committee niet last Thursday nisjht. Mrs. Rosendale has co?j=  sented to look after bhe collecting in  that section. It, is desired to get  representatives from other outlying  districts, and it is hoped that Erickson and Canyon City will both send  members.  "Women's Institute members are reminded that the November meeting is  called for Saturday afternoon. Nov.  6th, at which an address will be given  on the Women's Institutes of Canada,  dealing with the federation feature.  Final arrangements will also be made  for the Armistice Day whist and dance  on Nov. Hth. This session will be the  final gathering before the year closes,  the annual meeting being scheduled  for December.  The local Indian reserve was in  heavy mourning "over the week-end  due to the untimely death of the  tribal patriarch, Tammio, who was  killed in a runaway mishap between  Creston and Erickson on Friday. So  far as can be learned the horse deceased was driving got out of control,  breaking the harness and in trying to  preyent the horse get clear away the  old man was thrown from the rig. and  sustained injuries that resulted in almost instant death. Tammio is re-  outed to have been 104 years ������old  which in part accounts for the serious  termination of what would have been  little more than a severe shakeup fer  a less aged person.   .  CHORLTON'S  TWO-PIECE  Dance Orchestra  for Country Dances and House Parties.  Terms on application to J.K.Chorlton,  Creston, B.C.  A Moment's  Pause  will give you plenty of time to  decide that it {Days to have the  best possible work done, in  Auto Repairing  We   offer   all   the best Supplies  and Accessories, and do prompt;."/  careful work in repairing.  LIDGATE BROS.  RHONE 81  tJ. Lmitaz 0\Z.aL~i\.j> l i  toil   il *2x~C 4^X* f~r l~>  \-.iM\,r\-\\\if   and   ( .e'lncnt    Kini*  oy   I li������'  'la.y  hi* e.iiil y.u I..  ��������� t     i'i i  . I ������ ������, * < "  IiIei,4  Prkssing and Cleaning���������Mrs. Mc-  Coruiick announces that she is now  prepared to do all classes of pressing  and cleaning of gents, aud ladies' suite  and will make alterations on store  suits. If desired she will accept payment in wood, fowl or vegetables.  She is located in the house on McLeod  Ave., next A. L. Camerons.  Announcement of a provincial general election Was made on Saturday  afternoon, with the * official nomination day fixed for Nov. 10th, and voting. Wednesday, Dec. 1st. Liberals,  Conservatives aud United Farmers  are already active, and a three-cornered  fight, in   the   Kaslo  riding   is  not  ���������*��������������� !��������� rxsmi.t- V* ������-*���������������������������������   ��������� *��������� ������*���������*.    *������������������������ **%# m*> ���������.������������������! l-v !li*r****������  f������,4������j-tr^<^ ���������.'���������������*������.   a     ***-������������������     ������������������������������������|*< ������������������-.,>��������� *wt ���������������������������*>.'^i  ���������  Mrs. F. H. Jackson was a whist  hostess on Friday afternoon in honor  of her guest. Mrs. Barton of Vancouver. There were live tallies of players  and the afternoon's honors went to  Mrs. Bevan, with Mrs. Hayes making  the low score prize. Refreshments  were served after cards, and the afternoon was thoroughly enjoyed by all.  Tho library board met on Tuesday  night to further discuss the preliminary arrangements for starting the  library in December. The treasurer,  Mrs. J. W. Hamilton, as well as other  members of the board, are open to  receive subscriptions from anyone  wishing to join. As soon as sufficient  funds are available books will be  brought in from Nelson.  The provincial election campaign  will be open in royal fashion on Friday  on uigbt next. Nov. 5th, when a monster  Liberal rally is aniieiuncctl for Mercantile Hall at 8 o'clock. Piemier  an' Oliver, Hon. J. H. King, minister of  public works, and Hon. John Keen,  member for Kaslo, anil possibly  other speakers will appear a*nd speak  on the issues of the campaign.  Win, Ramsay of Nelson, provincial  co^iiiie'i', ua.s iii ibis M'ctinii a. couple  of days the latter part of tho week,  milking the trip as far as Goatfell, for  the purpose of preparing the ONlimate  of financial ntvel . for next year':; public works ope'rat ions. 1020 Iuih been  particularly heavy to new load and  bridge wink, and it i.*; likely tlu- 1021  ��������� ��������� " i '��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� i. , i i , > | .it. e i ji- i *.-. i i in,- ei i^vie-  way-* in Hie- lie's! pi*',',il>|e' chape.  Owiu-j- lei the prevalence of frosts  the fee- nieii'iiinji^e j|  \\n:.   bee>n decided to  '< ifiiiii-'iif i ir/. ',ii I lie- veil e- uu t Iii- pi ii    (li'.ienil iiuie*   tin*  (-mhiiI    mad.*,    making  H'li'ii   ple-l>|..i ll e-   em    VVe-el lie 'idu V    lelf-l      lllI'Ml^ll   |ei\\||        Tile'  Will It    is complete  *.,���������,:     J ,:*!!���������*' ,    f,:;*1"    . -1-- ..���������������,-.������������������ *^,*,    %.-,.������     ijnu'  fi'mn Ci'iiu fpiil'.' Ii!|l i,< -���������  .,,,i������ie ,������.  I' ... '..., ���������       >    .   .    I     1       '  .  i t> .   1  . I ������������������!.'���������      1,11,1   ll,,       .l.llti.'tl.  ! hi' "ll'e*el   thai   it  imide* m������ dilference ' ('iinyoil     atrial     eippeisile     I  i I I I I I    '--.   i I II   I I   t- I ,, I     t ,(    |}t<-     -ui I I -HI (.*���������   eri ti'.i      I- I I t. . imr \ I I il-l.     \>   t I I   I i,.   .,  1,'i'it    In' hie*:   ������ hi' \i n v I In* '.aii'iiigr- ' e-vei yt hiiir; 'Mil    iiaelytei   emit inne t he  *.*. *. ��������� t.   .i i  ..   . 1111,.���������   111 i in*  ,,|n 11 ij������     in-|iiii*  i������*e,i,i*y  and   ha.nk   book.    Reward  leaving same at, Review Office.  (Ycslon Valley Conservatives  uie-etirig in sessinn on Hatui'dny night  in Mercantile Hall for lhe purpose of  i-e'-eirgani/at ion /ind to name delegates  t.o mMithI I lie Kaslo riding nomination  convention.  Tn-tiitrht I'h'i'nlav) Christ, Church  Laelie*-' (iuilel ,in- haying their usual  hallou e-'.'n party in tin- Parish Hall,  e*e>tiiiiie*nciiig with <*aeels at H.TIO. There  will al-o he- ilain-iiig and game's. The  admi-ision i-- 7."e ' .-ntm.  With November almost with us all are forcibly reminded that the next five months will be strong on the  "indoor life," and hence the necessity to look well to  floor coverings. We have several lines of these that  combine durability with the all-essential sanitary  features.    We would suggest���������  Congoleum Rugs.   Feltol Floaf*Covering  Linoleum  in alj gdbd patterns  Cocoa Door Mats.      Floor Varnishes  Our Rugs come in 0 x 9 and 9 x 10J. These and our  Linoleum will give the greatest satisfaction in wearing  qualities, and the designs are most attractive.  ������������������&  -Hardware & Furniture Supply  M. J. BOYD Company Manager  'I'll.'        ii e\i  i*iiti i** ii', I' 'f  nn*  i'i   n  .notary   drinking  e-    el   I Ycef oil   pllti  The TIME, the PLACE  and the GOODS  m  mt' in I ���������  I he ii*..*  ele,ini/ t ||  I  hit  \������  ,  lei  ��������� 11  III  I I'M *' il i irjl< injr fluent ri i Ii for  nl I le- i lnleli e*ii. If. H licyan  ��������� iei-.l ,i II tie,ii   we ii k.  November is but two days off. Any time after that  heavier-clothing weather may be counted on putting in an  appearance. Be in readiness for it by purchasing now  anything may need in the line of winter wear,  Newer in the store's history have we been so fortunate in securing "needed goods" in such variety oi' so uniformly excellent wearables���������both as to price and satisfaction-giving quality.    Wc particularly -mention���������  Men's Mackinaw Coats, Shirts and Trousers  Men'.. Underwear in 2-piccc Suite and Coanhmatioti.--.  Men's  Sweater  Coats  and Jerseys   in Grey  Navy and Maroon  Stttr*     t c*t  '    . t    tr tr  Men's Wool Mitts and Gloves  m tr  J. I 'J. \r L *  W1r������r 0       1-4 0  y y  SjH in.   t-rXj>*lLtXt\������  FULL STOCK. OF  RUBBERS  5  pjppi MAWSON   BROTHERS  Hotter Service General Merchants Lower  I  ,1  I  I  t.  ���������it  ui  'fl  -il  r  rices  .*0tmi*t00v0������>0t0*'i*M4t!0M4mimmwmmtmm,0m  .xmmtim*mtmmmm,m.im~imiM-sm-iiia  mmmmmmMmat&mmmzmmmmmmmm.  rmmmiiii-immmmimmms,  , ,       ...      i.     ,   ,~,���������i.i1-*Liw������i,������|.-H tflji     > ������*,,*���������������*.������������������������. ������t������*fl'������������f ������*i-J*.e ewtiti-t "fee i*m,������M^ii*Ht ������v������ ������������������'������������������������������������m**'*"*-^ tm',a^t0m44~*tt,*mHmi*x- .$*$  ^������������������������������������'������������������j-a'^^

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