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Array i rf* iJyx.**-*" x-  ������������������--v.V  '&^T#y&'Lji&-  -ri  "-^   VCC*, 'if'' '-&  -rtti&F   '  IrJXil,  S.  V   ���������-~i0rr? ^C0Miut������0tmmA>g!24K2!g0gtt  Z:zmzM^^^^^^^z^zz^mMPm0. i  Vol. XIII.  OBESTi  *Nt  V*>9  iIDAY,  11,  1921  No. ti  s.  Carl Carlson got back on Friday  from Arrow Park, where he has been  for the last three months, and is mow  busy getting things injshape for spring  operations on his ranch here.  O. J. Wigen has men at- work extending his overhead irrigation system  the latest-extensions to put another  two acres under water, thus giving  him at leapt seven ,t acres of irrigated  berries for 1921.  ������    -      ' **.  The trnstees report work complete  on the enlargement and renovation of  the school and the   erection   of a new  ml-'- " **-  residence for the teacher. Miss Tou-  liss is at present .handling oyer '40  - scholars and if the attendance keeps  on growing another room wil! shortly  haye to be provided. ^  F. Bacon arrived front Cai������/Hi'v, Alta., late in the week with a couple of  teams of horses, wagon, etc.. preparatory to starting tie making operations on a stretch of some 450 acres  of well.timbered area on' Duck Mountain. This week he unloaded-a car of  feed, and he states he will shortly be  employing quite a big crew? ksI tie makers. '  ..Monrad Wigen is having the sawmill overhauled and put in shape for  the season's cut. His camp at Cottonwood will close about the middle of  the month.  " Mr. and Mas, Joy, who have been at  tbe Price tia ea������ap down Sirdar way,  haye returned Us their ranch, and he  is getting ready to build a new^barn  on the place.    " ~"  Mrs.. H. C. Eakin. -got -bicfc from.  Orenbwyk on F^day, where'the^ had  been, on afe^s d$m' <fti#ft.  ~S       ~t.Jjr--., u~  *, on-the oldjtkj-!epllHCej  English Church service on Sunday  night. Sirdar is due to. lose his services very shortly as a move is on foot  looking to the- establishment of a resident Anglican   clergyman nt Creston.  The lake is pretty -wei! clear of ice  and as most of the spring birds have  also put iti an* appearance. With certain 'reservations Mayor Daly ventures  the prophesy that Sirdar is due to have  seasons. -   -  Guy Mahaffy,  at one   time a train-  main on this run. but   iateiy   in pat-t-  "Kjership in' the conduct   of the Cosmopolitan Hotel. Cranbrook, was a weekend visitor with Sirdar friends.  With the exception of the stretch at  the Pascuzzo ranch, which is still held  up pending an agreement as to the  purchase price of the right of, way, the  tfew road to Kuskanook i&psactically  complete and ready for traffic-.  ' Mrs. Lane, who undei weoti a rather  serious operation atSt. Eugene hospital. Cranbrook, a couple of/ weeks ago,  is making a very satisfactory recovery  at latest reports*.  Tf"  S������k&ki%Bsm.B-  *- r ��������� f       tt^  Mr. and jejfrc- Bafew* of Michel have  arrived, a,x*~\ have t&feen up their residence in-th���������a C,P;R.^ouse.  Mrs. Snjge. who |$3s been visiting  her husba,pd and soijt for some time,  left on Tuesday foj- their home in  Spokane,,.,"       . V^  one of its old time   real   early ' spring'.   A datice wa&heldj&t tbe   Kitchener  ThttfeJd timew.social evening trodei-  tfriSfeed Farniprs-auspices on Saturday  S'S.^!������������,Sr������������ i* ,������i*,������r������V*i(*ir|S^     <!'u,Sat     ettspstitsa  '"6~"   ...mm vmf _ Mifr.xrm.x���������x^ . ~-j__-__        ;-���������rZA  and also etfjbyed^ihianei&r tfltake*af**-  about $10,- There was a short "eon-cert  programe in which Miss Nora Hagen  contributed a recitation, and were  songs by Miss D. Butterfield, A. W.  Mason and E. S. Butterfield. After  supper dancing was the order of the  eveding, Matt. Hagen being amongst  those whoc helped out with, music, for  the hop.."    *.* -...'������������������."���������  Sacrament Of the Lord's Supper will  be dispensed at the presbyterfan service at the sbhoolhouBe on Sunday af ���������  ternoop,x March 20th,With the service  in charge of Rev. J, A. James.  Sirdar  -Station agent Goodman is 'expected  back In A lew days from a three week's  holiday, which he -has spent atTa-  iionrifl* atid other Pacific coast, points.  Mrs. Good ma,n and family accompanied htm.  Yard master Loasby, who has been  nt Cranbrook hospital for at least five  weeks, was able to leave that institution at the end of the w������ak- and is at  present at Creston ort a visit, hut has  to yisitCranbrook 'otfcea,, week to see  the doctor.' Mm IJoasby Is with him.  and both are dolng>lint%i thongli It will  pOBfllbly be a couple of weeks before  they return to Sirdar. ��������� ,-,-,;  S. Pusqitzzo was n basin-uss visitor  at Oreston on Monday. . HeMias just  purchased tho old C.P.R. oil bouso  which he will remove and rebuildinto  a garage. AnplKei* of .hi* racenVjinr-  ohiiBOB ts the horse contractor Fraser  brought In here about a year-ago.-  The Rill Kara Club bud theiiMicmal  fortnightly .Satni'day dance at the  achoolliobHe on SaCni-day, with lhe  usual attendance, and music , by Mrs.  Ohoppen on tho piano, and Mr. Pi-Ice,  drums.  Mrs. Geo, Cain und Hon, John Alien*  by. WW8 week-end visitors wlth|lir->  ibtr fHencln, arriving from Tughhni on  Saturday.    ":"   '"  "    "r1' '    *������������������'*���������''���������/���������  ThoOP-.H. 1������ gruduully gettingop-  nni tions back on a normal bit wis. The  ������<e������st,U>n erevv������'etu'i|i juliled two im>n |-j  ibeh'������irewi*e at lhe -Hi-at  of tint   iiMeuth.  Hev, .1. H. Miihood   was*  here  for  The Ladies' Auxiliary piano fund  dance on Saturday night was rather  slimly attended, the weather being  acy thing but favorable to coaxing,  people for a function of any sort.  ~ ^  The trustees have just enacted regulations gyVerning the uses the school  ^building will be*allowed to,be used for  '���������and amongst $he enactm.ents is a  'charge of $1.50 where both rooms are  insect, and $K$oirthe use of one room.  fffe| sehno! will he avaih)b!-8 free "of  ^ehir^e^for jchwrcb and> Sunday Scbt������������l*  pesSionr'W W*S ^ -'^fnaasaity  ar*ee*~   ,    ~���������xA* - t,~   >-  .'-y^^Ji.^'^-" -  Society 'tneetihg- oh 'We^inesdirtEyi-iiight  last was tiie monthly busiuessrsession.  Everything m~the 'way of entert^in-  Tnent is canceiieqiihis week-^due to mi^.-  'pns^if^itiori.ot "Tony tbe Convict,"  by the dramatic society on Saturday  night. \   "   ,  This week's casuality is to P. Bagshaw who had the first finger of his  right hand badly mangled wheH he attempted to adjust a belt at the sawmill, the-sawi'getting ihr its 'work between the't1wri>,b'.and  -idjoining digit.  Ticket hbli&ro-'for SattH-day nlght'a  prosientatiefiM% ������������������Tonyii ihe;'^inVfc't;''''  shbidd h'e-o^|i^n'd':!.prii>r;tpv 8.15 to.be  sure of a good seat. Over 100 tickets  hnve been sold alireaidy-and after, 8.16  the general public will be admitted,  and tKere i$ sure;t*p���������b-a* a considerrble  crowd of tli'erii. which means standing  room only will be the test late comers  can hope for." '""������������������      '"' * '-''': '������������������''���������'"'"'���������'''"'  ,. .'-,.*,,   . ��������� ��������� *     - .--j ,.,-'* ���������*  Sam Lazachuk, who lias Ibeen at  ���������pranbrook hospital for a. couple of,  weeks, having the injuries he received  in blasting operations attended to. \a  bnckv and is again at work at the old  }obZ ���������;>'"'��������� -;���������������������������      -,  -v.';'  t    ..-.-������������������ i- ' ,;   *.. .!' "  ' J. .A. MuQee wns a businexs visitor  at Nelsoq over the. week-end. returning Tuesdiiy.  i A. W(. Brain is a business visitor at  Vancouver at, present.  C. H, Phillips \ri back again, after  qnit������ an extended visit, at Cranbrook.  The tuner of Mason & Rlseh Co.,  Nelson, -han been here thlB week.on a  business visit, arid has put tlm player  piano at the school in firdtelass' shape  again. '    j  Tho annual meeting of Lister 'Local  of the United' Farmers was held oji  Friday night, with <|"uite *% large "and  most enthuttiastic attendance. The  ohlef feature was theelectlonlof oflflc<MH  the following being chosen for 1921.  Hon. Presidnnt/^CoI. Fred Lister,  O.M.G., D.S.O., M.P.P.  President--F. Powei-3.  Vice-Prealdont-^-J. A. M������Qe<f.  Seoy.iTrea8.~N: Stones.  Executive���������W> Mitchell, .1. Head,  J. Jory.  The committee entrusted with the  matter of Importing erttle and th������He������  ouiihgof a hei-d aire reported jirogi<~m.  Uiid^r the leoent, liv'eivt^ck loan W*u-  tuirw the ld*)ji is to hrjng In purebred  cattle of'ttft few grades hm possible, w>  thftt % will not be necehNtiry to Wave  too many siren.   ���������  Hotel on Satur&ay-ytiiight. Music was  supplied by Mrp. Sinee of Spokane,  Mr. "llcioth; and a violinists from Cres-  X-    I x   r^-  ton. A large crowd^was in attendance  and a inost.eojoyaSIe time was had by  all present. ' 1-*  Z\        . A  Th-p.KitcJienev T^gsber Company are  engaged.at. paesegt in putting up  buildings for'the ne^1 mill, which will  start cutting at a nearly date.  Mr. "DornTan, mUhvi ight for Kitch-  enet- Tisssber Ortiiip^&y, has arriyed  from Vancouver., ^fHis .son, who ac-  conipanies bun. ha������ra.ccepted the position of bookkeeperSor the   company.  Miss Bessie "\Vodjliiian of Cranbrook  was. a .week-end guest at the -home of  \t--   f*       x      -Tr-.���������A    '..'.-  luiS, xy������   JC3., *&M*k.t\~* -yt*. -  4   * -U  Mr. and Mi-s. Caitiff and   daughter.  Margaret, haVe  their  2>a  arjpved   to   take   up  reii|df?������;c^ ifs.^iti-hener.  *^*!ee**.  J. Day, w,ho ltai^f-een employed un  ttli-ece^ntly BscleJ?j|'in the G _A. Hunt  st������ire, left forVan-lptiver on Thuasday  lis home.  Where he will utaE  -  -   '  - y7K\   '  ' *tiJr. and Mrs. H^lsautier aiid little  son, William. wiJiJ-eav-e on Sunday for  Chatham, Onl.Vwhere they will reside  in the future,  Victor Gerous l^ft on Monday a v������s-  it.to Feini-a.      .  ^  -Rev/Ji A,-Jamjfe   Of  Cieston   will  .ht^ld serviwin ������E^sci^ra,iidousei>n,Siinr  -    - ���������   ' ��������� \.^������ j   \r~ x  ���������t- *&.*-- -tTr   -    ^    *."*Jv-v    "- -.   *.  ���������tr^'T-j^A'i-**���������:-^^^^,  ar-^^y ingnesf5'  week to"**ateBv-U|>r.���������their ,re-~a~-h~et in  -Ci-eston-,-  " ^Mav-Neilson-and.t-hree -children' -are  .visiting j&. .lobnson atrlhe* Kittiieuei-  Hotel.  Marguerite Crawford, Agnes Hobder,  Hazel Hobdt n, Eva Holmes, Keith  Litilejohn.  Division I.���������G. P. Smith, Principal.  Highest Standing: Entrance jClass  ���������Robert Mooi-e, Freda Lewis. Eva  Webster. Fourth , Reader���������Donald  Young, Herbert Manual, EditbCraw-:  ford.  - Perfect Attendance: Evelyn Bew,  an, Robert -Crawford, Edith Crawford,  Charles HolVues, Freda Lewis, Elson  Lidgate, Keith Lidgate, Clara-Morrow.  Eva Webster, Gladys-, Webster- Donald Young, Myrtle Murtton. Fred  Payne. FHHtf Nickel.  Division II.���������F. H. Pearce, Teacher.  'Highest Standing:���������Arthur Stark,  Ollie Christie and James Cherringjbon  equal. Junior Third���������Charlie Cotter  iii, Ted Bush, Ray Oatway, ���������  ,  -Peifect Attendance: Helen Moore,  Marion Learmonth. Grace D,ivjs. OIHp  Christie, Tr'ygue' Kittleson, ,Canute  Anderson, Henry Webster^ BLsiryey  Gobbett. Ted Bush, Elmer.,-Olsen, Ben  Crawford, Albert Sherwood, Lily Wilson, Leslie Boifey, Joyce Mtfore, Alva  Quist. Lizzie Lewis, Ray ,patway.,  phai lie Cotterill. Uoyd Coul'i-sg.* ���������-  Division III:���������Miss  Irvine,  Teacher.  t Highest Standing:     Senior   Second.  1���������Williani ManueS-smd CSarenee Staples equal, Edith Wilson,Pred Christie.  Promoted from First Reader to Junior Second: Rophina Androssow, John  BliAcoe, Eva Rolton. Roary Boltdb,  Artliur Couling,'*' Norman Finlayson,  Je-in Henderson, Jesse Leai-month,  Muriel Oatway, Verne Olsen, Cietus  Schade. Bertha Spiers, May Sweet,  Ena Christi*--,  Perfect Attendance.���������;R<upbina Ats-  drot-sow. Eva Bolton, Wi-Jliam Bush  Fred .Christie, Arthur Qbuang������- Letiy  Couling^ Clarence Dosble, Lhyiel Dpw  Canyon Gi$y  The Irish of Canyon City will cele-  ebrate St. Patrick's Dav on Friday.  March 18th, at a concert and dance in  the'schoolhouse/nnder United Farmers  auspices, with an admission of 50 cents  F. Knott is erecting quitea coni-  .modions new barn which will provide  l������ousing for aU his liyestock   and feed.  There are about enough logs in the  yard to keep the mill going until the-  end of April after which time it may  -stoip*, operations for the summer.  -A number of the ladies are- assisting  with the financing of the pi*������K> by giving afternoon teas. Among, the hostesses in this respect so far are Me^-  do-mes Rrow-sll. Knott and Blair.  Quite a fev. of our rapcbei-s are pur-  ���������Ssashig' sew work liorseFs this spring.  "J.*" ^Turner and J. Vance-have each got  an aninial from the Company, while  Jobnsop. Bros, have purchased a team  from X McCullum.  J. Johnson, sr.. has been quite seriously indisposed this week-with an attack of bjc-eOugfas.  'Ms; rfnd 'M������:ta)a^iflp*ar^Pfeyingnies|  Joha-^Wood left on Tu-esday for  Bircl&anfei where he will again be in  charge of J$escfcamps~ sawmill at that  pointy ,Qn Friday night he addressed  tfed^CTniteS Farmers' on the work of  the provipcial convention at Van  couver last month, which he attended .  as the Canyoc delegate. While ^t  the xioast he also visited his daughter  at Seattle.  J. B. Winlaw's contractoi-s bay^ all  finished operations. With :a crew of  eight'men and-four teams J.- McCull-  of.Bow i^an-di Aita., iasidvd sorne^uSO  loge; Bt?Egen & Olsen-"about the same  ,n*?*s, Cath*e������������*e"Bnifct*^|>.^nrfoan ^s-l*&u^^W; h,S3-&' eSawmelsoik.   Jobr.son v  &2*^~4~*--t-~&a*x-kte&^ *&&������*:?: Afc������,  *6n,,Wiihk3^tm������^rieW5"Msd9^  Creston February*  'z.. School Reports  High  -C.    Rrousson,   B.Sc.  School  Principal.  Number attending^; -  ������������������ ������������������, --'.,. v%,, * **  Highest standing: .1 uriior v'imatricul-  atiob*���������Dorothy   Stark;.. J';,:^dy*jwtt*ce4*--  Harry Oompton,   Prelimiria;ry,'Violet  Mgfri-ow.  Perfect Attendance and punx:tuality:  Rosfe';;Gheriingt<>ft,    Ruth   Compton,  L     lii "if iiii    '     ���������   ill   iV    'ieiai���������ee ef.  GRIND THEATRE v i  MONDAY, MARCH  1    }^A-  Erin* i>i������������������is;-d-r&58i^-^C^^*^Sa^!*tT%a.������bowtS5-*nffl> lassZZ .tts\,n~������m%**v������.Y>'  rxtvtvrr-S.aix-a-.t.i'.PyAi-vi's-"' *ii&~^. '  L-.tP.iZs'TT  Speers, - .Dorsad Sptatt^ ^Say'^^S,'  ATtteuf>Wehfiterf,^Sn������;<0&r3St'i-*f' Waftl  4cre���������~. ~i  A.**XVjStV~t.  . Teacher  * ��������� **  Reader���������  Division IV.���������E. G. McLeod  Highest Standing: First  Laura Holmes, Kandell Payne. Jean  McCreath. Second Primer���������Betty  Speetse, Mary Gorfdw.in, r;Gwen Webster. 'First Primer���������Hilda Payue,  Thelma Hayden;' Beth West. ���������'-AVm  - Perfect Attendance���������TBarl' ������hristie,  Frank Ci-awfot^i, Wiliieijt I>ofiYl*ai;'������:a-  phemia Fisber, MaryGopdvjrih. :^azel  Hopwood, Ada Lewis, Ey.^lyin Linn^  Jean McCreath. MeryynOatway, Randall Pay n e, Betty Speer-?,;, Ai leen  Spratt,.Gwen Webster;  -r\     ���������  .*, * .-   ;** v.;. -':���������' .*.: ? *    ' Z ."'    -'  30,000.   All told My. Winluw-51S  . VVUUOUI  V-XV0V4.M-  erajAato, rf. ;Young havee-just, clQsed a  contract witb^Mr. Winlaw for quite a   JS lx-r~.SS~~.mr  .*'/���������  Lister Amateur Dramatic  Melodrama  well-balance^ pinipany.  Accurately Oo^ttiiiied.  A Pleasing ^Pl^y. .'  POPULAR PRICKS  Curtain at 8.30  West Creston .  R Sinclair Smith is having the lum-  jb'er hauled and will coinnienee the. er-  Jection of a residence oh"his property  hcira as soon as weather conditions wiii  permit;     .;    '',*"'���������   ?jj"_ **���������    .'���������    v..'  . Report KfO.'it, that We?t Cj-qston will  shortly lose Mr. and Mrs. Dunn and  family, who ure moving to Creston,  where Mr. JDunh Is purchasing a ranchv  property clone to the town. Mr. Dunn  is atvpresent on the old" Logan ranch.  .Transportation to and from town is  Wblt a>\k\vaid at present. Asfaraa  ^Ickasleighs, hre. required but from  'there on to Ci-Astoh wheels nvv the bent  Kolfig. " :      s.  -. There Ip a well-defliM d rumor afloat  that the new |������rry will rho installed  some Muuvthls yewir. althuugh nothing  can be deflnltely���������- stated until this  yeai-V eHtlmiites are passed by the leg.  islatut-i*-. However, a satiftfactory a-  niount is being a������iked for, and is almost sure tp be voted.  J. J.JMooros, who. had. the misfortune to lose liis rcfiidence by fli-e abouV  the middle of Febriiarv. ih making  good headway with th������ enaction of a  new home/-Z >���������  'i^li-ji Indiiinu wintering at Gout River are having some trouble pulling  their tintMe> through. Quite a few  head have died diie to non������������ too inuoli  t^fit) .tthd^ol hnJr causes.r -  Th^rjti is sorno movennmt In Went  Ov^tot) real vtiUiXv, this week mmUm  gu������ iialb tit the Dan English , place,  more lately owne<l by the l������t������Ci<M.  Bt������ni>������yi the piuchaKer liolng F. K.  .flpvppZ  AIIcg Siding  . The danger of a,.*hay. shortage -has  ^eh reliey^ to sorne extent.bjy we^tbv  errOnrtitions. making it possible -to  graze cattle on the flats^ ' The; latter  part of the-week saw abont 300 head  of stock feeding on the meadowsL  "Tlio new outfit of desks have arrived  for Alice Siding school, and Principal  Steele is busy putting tbem together  priojiL; to being put in place in the schoolroom.  . Losses of cattle still continue. This  wa-Qk H. F. Wood tost another young  steer, while a few days ago an animal  belopgipg to Reed ft Mather died���������from  the after effects of ov-t-r browsing on  evergreen shrubbery... ������������������  ; 'll|?. Vaness is having lumber hauled  *anda8SOonas \veather permits will  atait the erection of quite a good sized  inew born.  , -Frank Simister Is biiay this week  shooling the. stump** oti ab<iut an acre  of the ranch which had b-^en left uncleared. , ,  Mrs. H. MacDonald of Calgary arrived a few days ago on a visit to her  'parent*, Mr, and Mrs. J. H; Webster;  Victo������ Carr is a temporary resident  at Wynndel, where he is working nt  logging operations in Monrad WigeriV  camp at Cottonwood. ''  Tho trouble between the C.P.R. fencing crew which during it* ofRM-ations  appropriated Aoine of the orchard area  of adjoining ranches whilst widening  the right-of-way, appears Uihave been  quite amicably settled. In getting  a speedy adjustment of matters Pilew-  Ident B������*van of (3re������ton hoard of trad���������������  gendered ^property holders unite vul,  ua bit;; service.  A^nnnk Oanudlan Club haa jnr������t  been organiaed at Alice Siding school  the chief ambition being to provide*  suitable entettnluineiit from. tli������e to  tiiiee incounertion with* inn school  w^rk. ..Jack Miller is at tlie head of  the *ngiin\~A.~U*n. tux~ih~tA by Will  V*%new as vlce.pw������sldeiil; Grar-ftWlrch  Hecii*|4������ry-j and Victoi.Grdiuly. Oeor^e  Winoh and Gladys Ste-Ai.t i ib������- n%\\ in.  ory -Cfmunitteo meinbcrf.  v '^/^y^^^  ISIIIff^  SHB     HEVHW,     CRKSTON,    It    ffi>  !1  f Thin, Nervous,  Run Down, Depressed,  This Will Help  The wear and strain of life has  tended in recent years to produce  nervous debility in a large percentage   of  our  population.  Thousands are affected with a  feeling they can't exactly describe.  They are always tired and droopy,  lack ambition, have poor appetite,  Hook pale and suffer from depressing  headaches and insomnia.  This condition is full of _ peril^ It  as thc stepping stone to invalidism,  ihe beginning of a shattered constitution.  We advise everyone in this condition to take a good medicine at  once and_ try to get well while yet  there is time.  Probably no better advice can be  given than to use Dr. Hamilton's  Pills, which have become famous in  restoring the sick to good health. A  general toning up of the system at  once takes place. The whole body  is vitalized by rich and purer blood.  The appetite is increased, food is  digested and naturally strength rapidly increases. Headaches go because  the bowels are regulated and all  -wastes are carried ott.  There is no experiment about us-  ang Dr. Hamilton's Pills because they  ���������certainly restore the sick, as a trial  -9.il) -quickly prove. Just as good for  the old as the young, and suitable to  the needs of women and children.  This' grand family medicine should  be an every home.  ������" - - "   . ������������������-'-���������- '.���������---.  tip of the slender muzzle which the  mother fox raised to him. "No fever,  Spray-Coat,'^ he said, "not the tiniest  JmiC   uu  But, you see, grand iatiy,  you may still have some poison in  your system, so we must keep little  Silo and the others away from you till  morning, at least."  "Tell you what we'll do, though,"  he offered, as the old fox gave a pitiful whine: "we'll fix it so that you  can reach your head in that cage and  nose the sleepy little beggars, if you  want to.     See here!"  With his knife he cut a hole  through the wicker-work of the crate,  sufficiently large for Spray-Coat to  insert her head.  Stops Bronchitis Quickly  Tlui  ���������MJ  117**1        ������    4 ������������������    *���������   ���������  miaouc iiny medicine  PrbUem    Solved    WLett  Gatarrhozoiie  -^^'~~~  Diflcoverecl  Thousands Have Been Relieved  You-are nothing but a plain simple  boob; to suffer a   day    longer    from  Bronchitis.      It's real easy to relieve  ���������this_ has been proved time and again.  ��������� . , ,, , _      Relief   comes   at   once   when   you  Now. then, go wake 'em up/5 he| breathe iti the soothing vapor of Catarrhozone. Once its healing, piney,  essences strike the bronchial tubes,  you   'realize    that   a powerful treat-  laughed  She needed no second bidding.   A  moment later and she was in the crate  up to her shoulders, nosing tenderly; ment is at work.  each of those grey balls and licking j     Irritation can't live in the throat of  Willow.  The Wisp  *%     By      ARCHIE P. McKISHNIE  %  Printed   by   Special   Arrangements  with  Thos.  Allen,  Toronto, Ont.  (Continued  Dorkin was suddenly called out of  Ms reverie by a whine from the  mother fox,  He sat up, yawning and stretching  his cramped muscles.  "Well, Spray-Coat," he called, "are  you pretty nearly all right again?  What are you begging ������ot. Is it  your puppies?"  She sat up on her haunches and  smiled a pleading and ingratiating  smile, by opening her red mouth and  protruding her red tongue. Her magnificent brush swept to and fro, coax-  ingly.  Dorkin gazed on her fondly. She  was certainly a beautiful thing, and  quite as wise, he told himself, as -she  was beautiful.  "Spray-Coat," he adjured, "you  must be a good fox. Lie down and  go to sleep, and maybe you can have  your puppies in the morning."  "But I want them now," said the  bright eyes, gazing steadily into his.  He: shook his head and, rising,  crossed to the corneT. Larry sat up  and watched his master, ears lifted  and head cocked sidewisc.  Dorkin  reached down  and felt the  Health  Comes to you and the children if  J on have Dr. Pierce's Golden  !edical Discovery in the house,  For "little-ones" and "grownups" this old fashioned vegetable  tonic and blood-maker w still  nieed by the million bottles every  year. It waa first used by everybody 50 yeara ago and m still safe  nnd Bone because it contains no  ���������alcohol or narcotic It is made  up of Blood root, Oregon Grape  aroot, Queen's root, Stone root,  ���������Cherry Bark, without aloohoL  Hake your ^ blood redder and  your health better by going to  your nearest druggist and obtaining J>r. Pierce's Golden Medical Discovery in tablet or liquid  -jform.  OBNm-tkjt. Btrms, ���������������������*������*.--" I h-.ts us-ed  3Df, Pleree'i Golden Medical Discovery  lor * nnmhemr o-f years, and am pleased  to recommend 14 m * blood pmrffler. X  linow It beta no ���������goal, es I used It for my  tnk he wonld be alive to-day toad  Men for th* 'Medical Discovery?  keep It on hand for e������t������������h������, m 1%  10 from other cough medleine* 1  of upsetting the at-omaeh, at  moat cough syrups do*. It la mwd ior tha  aeh. \ only wiah I Bad known  Um Fmuv Wood.  each yawning little face raised whim  perly to hers.  "Larry," Dorkin addressed the dog,  who had drawn close to watch proceedings with alert interest, "there,  you see about twenty-five thousand  dollars' worth of silver-greys, as estimated by the world of money-grabbers. And, Larry, boy," he said softly, "there you see about as many million dollars' worth of love, known  only in this, your world and mine.  Isn't it grand, purp, isn't it?"  He caught the shaggy setter, as he  leaped to leave a damp carrss on his  master's face, and shook him roughly  to and fro. "You're a wonderful  chap, Larry," he cried, giving the dog  a resounding slap, "and you belong to  a wonderful family. We'll all stand  together, won't we, boy? And if we  fall, we'll fall together, eh?"  1 The setter.whined, and curled up at  Dorkin's feet ,once more, as he resumed his seat by the table.  Somewhere, in the silent cabin, a  clock chimed the hour of two, and  still Dorkin sat, with folded arms,  thinking. Then voices sounded outside, and Larry, with a low growl,  sprang erect,  A moment later Pete LaPeer entered the room. Behind him trailed half  a dozen lean-faced, steady-eyed men  x>f the forest.  Dorkin stood up and- shook each of  them by. the hand, calling them all by  their first names, and drawing from  each a flashing smile, a3 hc made  them welcome.  From a big cupboard he brought a  platter of cold meat and crackers and  cheese, and placed tt on the table.  Pete-went to the kitchen, and brewed  a big pot of tea, the kind all genuine  woodsmen love. This, with white,  flaky biscuits, such as only Pete's  good wife knew how to bake, along  with wonderful confections brought  up from the city, certainly looked inviting to the men, some of whom had  had considerable of a tramp and pad-  die to get there.   .  "We wait on one anudder," Pete  explained to Dorkin, as they all seated themselves, and fell to. _ "Dat is  bes' plan, eh? We all come in toged-  der."  "Fine," Dorkin commended, and,  looking gratefully from one tp the  other of the men who had so willingly responded to his call, "I want to  say - right here, -that it was> white of  you chaps.     I won't forget it."  Thcy shook their heads and murmured that what they had done���������was  nothing. That was'like them. Dorkin knew that not one of them had  come in hopes of pecuniary gain. To  a man, they had come out of regard  for him, and his; and the conviction  brought a lump to his throat.  "Boys," he said, after the meal was  over, and pipes were alight, "1 guess  you know why Pete went after you,  to-night. I'm not going to mince  matters any by saying you're not running into danger by coming here to  holp us guard our Preserve. There  Is danger; danger of being shot by  those who wish to wrock this place,  danger of incurring thc .enmity of the  raiders by standing shoulder to shoulder with us. Now, then, boys, If  that wasn't clear to you before, it ia  now, and if any of you want to witK-  draw, you can do so, and still be my  friend.  He paused, waiting for someone to  speak.  Someone did, A grizzled-haired  trapper, smoking a corn-cob pipe,  cleared his throat deliberately, spat in  thc empty fireplace, and growled:  "Oh, hell, Dorkin, don't spoil our  good time by son din' any of us back.  We're jest naturally achin' fer a  chance at Dalton an' his crew, eh,  boys?"  "That's whatt" and, "You've aaid  it, Soil" from the others.  "Thanks, men," said Dorkin quietly.  He walked over to thc corner where  th* trappers had stacked their rifles,  and surveyed the miscellaneous array of jyun"t. All were woefully antique, with the exception of thc one  ownid by the man, Sol, and it was  not by any means modern, being but  a eingle-shot, breech-loading rifle, of  small   calibre,  Dorkin knew thr.t evvy man among  them was watching him, knew how  rnudi each of those Toyul bushmen  ,ovm his rifle, gucBsed what sacrifices  he had made to tr.curc It, and knew  of the Hope In each heart that ������om������  day he rniffht own n repeating rifle,  like LaPe������r>.  So It wa������ with a smile" on hin face  and a gladness in his heart that he  turned from his IntfifelUm. and eroded the room to what UmUrd like a  bookcase built into the wall.  "Boys/'    he    addressed  UP, volun-  a person inhaling Catarrhozone. It is  so soothing, so warming^so full of  concentrated healing power that you  get results at once.  Catarrhozone strengthens the weak  throat, stops the cough, removes that  hacking irritating necessity to clear  the throat, makes even the chronic  sufferer realize that at last he has  discovered a real relief. For coughs,  ���������ro3dsv catarrh, and winter ills, nothing in the family could be better  than the compelte dollar outfit. Small  size 50c; trial size 25c; at all dealers,  or The Catarrhozone Co., Kingston,  Ont.  teers,  his  hand on  the  knob  of the  door, "when a man has found something valuable, it's natural for him to  want  to  keep it, isn't  it?      1   found)  these hardwoods, you might say, and(  1 found' the   wild   things   who   make  their homes in it.     I love it and them.  2 don't want to lose either/'  "You won't," they assured him.  "Well, I don't intend to," he resumed. "But, boys, I've found something else that I value, something else  I want to keep by me, too, if I can,  and that's the loyalty of six good  men."  t He waited a little, and then  continued:���������  "I would like you men to come up  and make your homes here on the  Preserve, if you will, you and your  families. We'll build each of you a  fine cabin and see that you want for  nothing. I might as well tell you!  now."he said, to the look of wonder!  in their eyes, "that I am acquiring another considerable tract of forest  from the Government, and will require the help of six or more men.  Pete and I have about all we can do  now."  Again he paused fb mark the result  of his words; then he said gently:  "All your lives you men have hunted  and trapped the wild things, in order  that you might live. Lean pay you  all five times more money than you  are now making, if you are willing to  come and be one with us, and heip  those wild things to live. No!" he  cried, holding up his hand as they  were about to joyfully agree. "Think  it over, and let me" know later. We've  got something else to consider now,  and we've got to get 4nto action right  away."  He threw open the door of the case,  and beckoned the men forward. "Bc-  liHUE&isM  ���������mM.iMi]M\\im.  ~ * ������������������7^***RM~--~~\**mr. mm*  igrcnsnraai  hold" your new artillery," he smiled.  "A new rifle to each man who has  ������roved his loval friendshio to me this  night."  He laughed, boyishly, as they  crowded about the beautiful repeaters;  with expressions of fonder and de-,  light. Well he knew^ow each man  of them had1 craved for such a gun,  and in the purchase of these for-them,  he had derived a great deal of happiness. He had,-intended making the  gifts at Christmas, but it looked as  though it were the better plan to let  his wopds-friends have them now.  The raiders would, undoubtedly, have  modern firearms .  One rafter another, Dorkin passed  the^ rifles out to. hands that shook in  their eagerness to caress them. Pete  had struggled in with a big wooden  box of cartridges. Dorkin pried the  box open and distributed the smaller  cases to the trappers.  The simple woodsmen were wild in  their glee at possessing each a new,  modern rifle. They wrung Dorkin's  hand until it ached, and he laughingly  begged them to desist. They swore  they would stand by him through  anything, and scorned the idea of him  paying them for helping him in his  extended   Preserve.  "Jest let us come an' work with an'  fer you, an' all we ask is our livin5,"  they told him.  It was almost morning before Dorkin at last got his friends to lie down  to sleep in the big inner room', the  floor of which was spread with thick  skins. And when, finally, thcy did  He down, each man fell asleep cuddling the rifle of which he had often  dreamed, but never thought" to possess.  Dorkin did not seek his own bed.  His mind was strangely awake and  active. The fatigue he had felt during the earlier part of the night had  passed. He cleared the table of its  dishes arid broken victuals; and sat  down  to wait  for dawn. -  Over in the corner Spray-Coat had  curled herself up to sle-^p, her slender  muzzle touching the big wicker crate  which held her puppies. The setter,  too. was stretched out on a rug, paws  crossed, heavy head resting on them,  dreaming of dappled coveysvon some  shady upland.  Dorkin got up and passed across  to the open door.     Beneath the pal-  ���������jf9*2ir<*t.  Am relieved ia & few daye lay  takijag 30 drops of S&oiber SeSgel's  - Syrop aftes-mea-ls aad on rebring.  It disaoivcft -the Bm������ mxsA Rdd  accumulasio-aaothenrasclesand  j������iats e������. Staes������ deposits -eaa be  expelled, thus relieving pain and  t-orene-M. SeigePe SyraPs also  known a* "Eximet of Root*.'*  -soatsusss-aodopegiorotheratyotKiCf  drags to Bill or miu-Jc the pain 0$  rheumattasa or isstbagSy &. ts~  moves tbe eaase* 50c a bottle  at druggist*.    ,     -... py n  V&^igfttSr^m^^&m^fc&S&je'.*/.  ing stars the forest swept, a sable  blue, which melted with dense shadows beyond. It was the darkness  which precedes the dawn, the hour  in which the Great Silence holds in  its grip the world of the, solitudes.  Suddenly from out of the shadows,  a3 Dorkin watched, a human -form  detached itself, and moved swiftly towards him.  "Is that you, Dorkin?" came Danny  Farney's voice, in a whisper.  "Yes, Danny; is anything the matter?" Dorkin queried anxiously.  (To be continued)  How's This?  Wo offerJIOO.OO for any case oi eatan-E*.  that camS-St be relieved. by HALL'S  CATARRH  MEDICINE.  HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE is tak.  en internally and acts through the Blood 00  the Mucoua Surfaces of the System.  Sold by druggists tor oyer forty years.  Price 75c      Testimonials free.  F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio.  -One of the greatest dykes in Holland Is forty miles in length, and has  been holding back the water for seven  centuries.  Yon are not  experimenting when  yon use Dr.  Chase's Ointment tor Eczema and Stein Irrita-  .- tions. It relieves at once and grado-  1 ally heals the skin. Sample box Di.  Chase's Ointment tree it you mention this  paper and send Se. -stamp for postage. 60c. a  box: all dealers or Bdmanson, Bates & Co,  Limited. Toronto.  Women! Use Diamond Dyes  Dye   Old   Skirts,   Dresses,   Waists,  Coats.  Stockings,  Draperies.  Each package of "Diamond Dyes"  contains easy directions for . dveing  any article of wool, silk, cotton, linen,  or mixed goods. Beware! Poor  dye streaks, spots, fades, and-rums  material by giving it a "dyed-look."  Buy "Diamond Dyes" only. Druggist has Color Card.  MOTHER  "California Syrup of Figs'*  Child's Best Laxative  ~T jSt ^^  YARMOUTH, M. B.  The Original and   Onlv Genuine  Beware of Imitations sold on tbe  Merits of  MINARD'S LINIMENT  "Cascarets" To-Night  .  For Constipation  Just think! A pleasant, harmless  Cascaret works while you sleep and  has your^livcr active, head clear, stomach swecf and bowels moving as regular as a clock by morning. No griping or inconvenience. 10, 25 or 50  cent boxes. Children love this candy  cathartic too.  Accept "California" Syrup of Fig������  only���������look for the name California  on the package, then you are sure  your cjiild is having the best and  most harmless physic fojr tbe littl*  stomach, liver and bowel9. Children love its fruity taste. Full  directions on each bottle. Yon  must say "California."  DANDERINE  All -druggists are authorized to  refund the money If PAZO OINTMENT falls iu the treatment of  any case of ITCHING, BLIND,  BLEEDING or PROTRUDING  PILES.  PAZO OINTMENT Instantly Relieves ITCHING PILES and you  ean get restful sleep after the  first application.  It is guaranteed by Paris Medf  Iclne Co., Toronto, Manufacturers  of tho world-famous Grove's  Laxative Drorao Quinine tablets.  This signature Is on ������rv~ry boa  of PAZO OINTMENT.   60*  If you are unable to get PAZO  OINTMENT dram your druggist,-  send 6O0 In postage stamps to  Paris Medicine Co., 103 Spadlna  Ave., Toronto, -and a bo* will be  mailed to yen promptly. Write  your name and address plainly.  (MADE IN, CANADA)  Stops  Hair Coming Out;  Thickens, Beautifies.  ASPIRIN  "Bayer" is only Genuine  lss������)  tr\  ���������WMMIMIj^  W.   N.  Vt   1357  Warningl Unless yon see the  name "Bayer" on package or on tablets you are not getting genuine Aspirin at all. In every Bayer package  arc directions for Colds, Headache*  Neuralgia, Rheumatism, Earache,  Toothache, Lumbago and for Pains.  Handy tin boxes of twelve tablets  cost few cents. Druggists also sell  larger packages. Made in Canada.  Aspirin is the trade mark (registered  in Canada), of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoaccsticacidestrr of S*0i<"**H''������rH.  A lew cents t������uys "Bandertoe.w  After ������ few applications you cannot  ttt.6 a fallen hair or any dandruff, besides every hair shows new life, vigor, feiifhineis, snore color and abun-  14ance.  ���������������������������-������������������������������������*'-*''������AAi****W--->W'*--*-'^**-^  CORNS  Lift Right Off  without Pain  l*!--*****'*****"****'*****-'**-*'*^^  Magic 1 Drop a little "Free*on**  on an aching corn, instantly that corn  stops hurting, then shortly you lift  ll right off tfrlth lingers. Doesn't  hurt a bit.  Your druggist ee1|s a tiny bottle of  *'Fr������e2oncM for a few cento, ������mffi*fl������nt  to remove every hard corn, soft cor%  or corn between tbe toci, ajad Ctl������  lusts.  ti  n miyy-:A<}i^i������'-&9*$M.  WZZ'PZ'Z'^^^^]'-'-yp'������������������������������������'.. piLp- ���������rz~""'-P'zZZ'ZZ  L-\:'--  Za '��������� f'P  SAf-.~~  CT3BS   ^ B.    O,  Z-W-mm^-mi  Ladies ��������� A taw days' treatment with  SALTER'S LSTTLS i^VEft  PSLbS'  will dc more to clean  up the skta. than all  tne beauty treat  enents In  :rea  ation An Imperfect  com  piexioo    li  caused  dm  aiuggisb liver'   Millions xt people, old. voting and mtdd.e ape.  take rhesir tot BiUoutnesa Dizztn-sw, Sicfc  Headache. Upset Stomach ind tor Sallow.  Pimply and Biotcht Slda, They ead tb������  misery of Gonstioation       V ' _  Satall PUI���������4>fflia������ Oose���������Ssaall Prtce  *m������ i ,i    .       '���������    "*���������      ,       ���������     ' .      ,",''"..'..'. ".'i,"  lg-%1  "..'-:' AStbi^rof.tiie Sea      z  la Unique Among'.^''i^*errt������'e-Wa������^  "Narratives^ :;  In a great many ways Mr. Archibald Hurd's book, "A Merchant Fleet  at-War/*'-is unique among the after-  the-war fearratives. In actual fact it  is a record, at times so-conservative  as to be almost an official report, of  the war activities of the Canard company. But concise and exact as is  its record of actual events, it con*  tai&s certainfpa,|s^ges which* are epi������.  ���������<������on|j[der^^  f roim^pag-ff; IOC -%t*.��������� -*"i: -' * '.' Z- **���������  '"'   ^- ������������������'. ~ .-  "It was on March 27, 1917, at eight  o'clock in the evening that the  Thracia, Captain R. Nicholas, while  ~6n a -voyage with ore from Bilbao tc*  Ardrosson, was sunk at sight and  without warning, leaving only -one  survivor. Disappearing in one 'min-.  iite, those on board were left with no  possible chance of saving their lives  and it was only hy a miracle* that  Cadet Douglas Duff, a boy of 16  years of age, was left to tell the tale.  He succeeded in saving his life by  clinging for sixteen hours to the keel!  Gray Flannel for  This Trim Frock  is always T&ady ~~u  C~ AT ----- very first twinge, down  ���������*"������ comes my bottle of Sloa *sjf  -then quick rehef, vnthotti rtsbbing9  ������or it's stimulating and scatters  congestion, The t>oys use it for  etiff muscles, and it helps Sally's  jtackaefcess, too."  85c, 70c, ..1x40.  ������������fteauc us Cauaoai  Will Manufacture Stooking Machines  P In all probability,, a plant for the  manufacture of stooking machines  ��������� and stock loaders will be erected at  Medicine Hat in the near future, by  Com-  of a capsized boat, during the early  part of which time he was seen and, ri-\t    o     t,*        M   h*  jeered at by the crew of the submar-j     c      *        ,������.      g      .ac   ?e ...  r*.     Z- -x.     ���������'-&" a-      .    _,   ^   pany. manufacturers of various agri-  me.   . One ot teem, indeed,   raised   a*     ���������������      ,        .,**.'���������  'a   ~  a   ���������     a   x's.'        t      '������������������        t-  * cultural machines,  rifle and aimed at him, whereupon he  shouted, perhaps characteristically .of  the   service Ho which he belonged���������  '$hoot and be damned to you.*      It  seems to us all that all the romantic  . stories of the sea- that ever were told,  from   Casibianca   to   Trafalgar Bay  contain no greater thrill than this."���������  Halifax Herald.  RICH, RED BLOOD  MEANS HEALTH  Household Workers Come West.  business  ^        .      .    j ������ t    ..    .     through.     All.   this   night    suffering  One    hundred   and   seventy-three. and Iack of r^t can be avoided hy  English  girls arrived in   Regina iastj the prompt use of Dr. J. D. Kellogg's  Pale Cheeks and Bloodless Lips Axe  A Dagger Signal.  To be pale is no longer the fashion;  to be languid is an affliction.     Today  the most winsome girl is the one with  the pink tinge of health in her cheeks,  lips naturally red, and eyes sparkling  with life.     Add to this,a quick active  step and everyone can' tell   the girl  aii tt.-tr.Xvi0 -xn.u   A~-~,m-im       rr  m~-     whose veins are full of lhe pure, rich  J~*\     * IJV,*lLAt^������t   suKveZyi   blood of health.      How different she  ?"iS TX ���������     -5 ������u aithmi������tf"   appears from her ailing sisters, whose  ten keep their victim awake the whole J a^in    limbv and ' wefk backs  make  SSsflie? f ��������� al������"Jmg W h-im WhoI15! them pale and dejected.     Anaemia is  More than one-third' of the children in Egypt die before the age of  five years.  ..  jit*r\^L***i ���������������������������'���������������������������>  ���������  a eu i/aa  ....Baby s sjdn���������so soft, so fresK  and so fragrant after tke batK  witK "Baby's Own Soap" tells  Dad t������ use Baby's Own So^p  "asa" himself.    MotKe?  ���������cf cevsse���������bas  ftjways used it. -  Wo skin is so  tender tbat it  will not be th������  better for ~.  wash with  'SOWN  SOAP  Ssst  Wed  Lssaberizxg la British Couimbia.  At a meeting of the British Columbia Loggers' Association held recently it was decided to resume opera-  ^*  _     .  _      .���������������������������     mtt     .-..  ���������*���������*���������*?���������   ������������������ x-.-.-m       ^. m ... -'^s* ;*-*;.  ions  ���������"������������������E the - aarge* :iu*Ssge? ^ara'pg "������������������������-  the prownce aboufc-April:;lst?nexti  No surgical operation is necessary  in removing corns if Holloway's Cora.  Remover be used; -:. y-. Z Z     ���������"���������     -A-- ?  year under the auspices of the Local  Council of Women, and were sent to  positions as household workers in  the province?.  Rheumatism Rclievesd In I to S Days.  South American .Rheumatic Remedy is a  wonderful medicine ia the treatment of acute  or inflammatory rheumatism, chronic rheumatism, lumbago, neuralgia, and all ailments due.  to rheumatism. It often cures in S "to W  days.     At druggista.  An eastern judge holds that peF-  fumc is not a necessity. This reminds  us of the fact that a New York man  lived in a house for eight months before he discovered that "there was no  faucet on the bathtub.  Asthma Remedy, which drives away  the attacks.  :Tests Saskatchewan dlSy.v  Laboratory experiments made with  Saskatchewan ciay .to determine * its  suitability for the manufacture of  ceramics have revealed the fact that  it is of a very high quaity. A number  of vases and small bowls manufactured as experiments are now on exhibition in the offices of Hon. C. A. Dunning, provincial treasurer, and T. M.  Molloy, commissioner of labor and  industries. -   "  i&jSjPllCO.  After Shaving  Keeps the Skin Soft and  Smooth  01  MANY men suffer from  irritation of the skin  as a result of shaving. With  some it assumes a form of  eczema and becomes most  annoying   and   unsightly.  By applying a little of Br.  Chase's Ointment after flhav-  taff tlie irritation ia overcome  and audi ailmenta as Barber's  Itch and Eczema .are avoided.  H o-ftHtw ajb������r, ������H dMl������r������, or iMmanMti*  S-IXtmi- O-m, leU., VSMBt*.  , %m~0     M.    #     ^W*   R" Jl %mM*   *Z3*   mm-"   .SmZZt*  Ointmoni  Minard's   Liniment  where.  for. sale  every-  "What course is Higgins in?"  "Engineertngin the College of Dentistry."  "How come engineering in the College of Dentistry?"  "He    studies    bridgework."���������Ohio  Sun Dial.  Your Home Medicine Chest.���������  Among the standard household remedies that should always be on hand  in your home medicine chest, none ts  more Important than Dr. Thomas*  Eelcctric Oil. Its manifold usefulness in relieving pain and healing  sickness is known by many thousands  throughout the land. Always use Dr.  Thomas' Eclcctric Oil for relieving  rheumatic and sciatica pains, treating  sore throats and chests, coughs,  burns, -scalds, cuts, bruises and  sprains.  The London fire department has recently experimented successfully with  a portable wireless telephone outfit,  the aerial pi which Is attached to a  lamp post.  Worms cause fretfulness and rob the  Infant of sleep: the great, riourfsh'er.  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator  wilt clear the stomach and Intestines  and restore hcalthfulness.  saw"" ������������������������'���������*������" 'mammmtMimt-nmmm  Habit  St, Peter looked with wonder attho  two rusty coppers which the passing  soul had dropped into his hand,  "Why, my good man,** he asked,  "what 1$ this for?"  "War tax," murmured the soul  gloomily as It passed through tho  heaventjr gates. ������������������ Omaha Wortd-  Heral-1  girls and women that it cannot be  too widely known that Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills have transformed thousands of delicate anaemic invalids  into happy, heafthy women. . These  pills help to put rich red blood into  the - veins, an4 'this blood reaches  every "part of the bodv, giving  strength, rosy cheeks and brightness  in place of weakness, prostrating  headaches and a wretched state of  half-health. Miss Edna E. Weaver.  R.R. No. 1 Chippewa, Ont., says': "I  was very much run down, weak, nervous and troubled with pains in the  side. I tried different medicines but  without any benefit until I began the  use of Dr. Williams* Pink Pills. Under  the use of this medicine I gained  strength, had better appetite, slept  better and the pain in my side disap-'  pearcd. My health has since remained excellent and I advise anyone troubled with anaemia, or weakness, to give Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  a fair trial."  Try# Dr. Williams' Pink Pills for  anaemia, rheumatism, neuralgia and  nervousness. Build up your blood  and note how the purer and, richer  blood fights your battles against disease. Take Dr. Williams* Pink Pills  as a tonic if you are not in the best  physical condition and cultivate a resistance that with the observance  of ordinary rules of health will keep  you well and strong. Get a box from  the nearest drug store and begin  the treatment now, or send to The  Dr; Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont., and the pills will be sent  you postpaid at 50 cents a box or six  boxes for $2.50.  By Gertrude Beresford.  Flannel in all colors is a favored  fabric in the realm of dress.     In the  model that is illustrated a very pretty  shade of gray is chosen.      It i3 fashioned on the simple lines that so accentuate the youthfuiness of the figure.    Dark blue cire braid in two different widths decorates this delightful dress, which boasts the very short  sleeves that  are remarked on  many  of the new creations for spring. The  hat of_gray crepe de chine is a new  version of the sailor.     The crown is  softly   draped  and  the  brim  lightly  rolled away from the face.     A band  of crepe de'chine is drawn around the  crown and tied at the sides so that the  ends swing to the shoulder.  It is an|uhdisputed fact?that sotne;x  men   do   not   have   any more sense  when they get married than they did  when they were bom.  WOMA  '"BY  Bfiiiia.  Ended hy Lydia E, Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound. Remarkable Recovery of  Mrs. Church.  Worms, by thee irritation that they  cause in the stomach and intestines,  deprive infants of the nourishment  that they should derive from food,  and malnutrition ^is the result. Miller's Worm Powders destroy worms  and correct the morbid conditions in  the stomach and bowels that are favorable to worms, so < that the full  nutriment of the child is assured and  development in-~every way encouraged.  When spectacles were first introduced It was considered fashionable  to wear them even by people who  were not in the least near-slghtedr  ftch Cured In SO Minting.  Itch, Mange, and all contagious ucratchea  on human or nnimiil, cured In 30 minutes by  Wolford's Sanitary Lotion.     At Druggist*.  London's streets if placed end to  end would form a road long enough  to stretch across Europe from the  North Cape to Constantinople,  Butterflies whlcto are very prolific In Australia, ure suffocated In  millions by the aborigines and, iep-  arted from their wings, pressed Into  cakes and eaten.  DODDS\  J.K'ra\N,lEY.^  )  ��������� I 1 \    ' ���������c  ' ^KlDNE'YJfr   ������'  ie, ������i'--~;_l.'-' ' ' r-.r~"r. r\ j--\  ������...     "K.HT-S   OV  THE"!  Grain Supplants Tcbacco in the East  Much of the tobacco land in Essex  County, Ont., will be planted with  grain. Last season more than 20,-  000,000 pounds of the smoker's weed  raised in Ontario was not purchased,  due. to an over-supply in general, and  farmers do not care to undergo a  repetition. The grain-growing industry will lead to a greater hog production.  The Family Physician.���������The good  doctor is always worth his fee. But  it is not always possible to get a doctor just when you want him. In  such cases, common sense suggests  the use of reliable home remedies,  such as Dr. Thomas' Eclcctric Oil,  which is wonderfully effective in casing inflammatory pains and in healing  cuts, scratches, bruises and sprains, i  The presence of this remedy in the  family medicine chest saves many a  fee.  ���������_ Smiths Falls, Ont.���������"I suffered wife  falling of my organs, pains around my  heart and in bowels and down my legs,  neuralgia in my face and bead, and that  terrible sinking feeling. I felt that I  could not live and would fix my house in  order every night so there would be no  trouble if I dropped off in the night.  My husband went to the druggist to get  the best remedy be' had and he gave  him Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. I took six bottles and felt a lot  better. I will always recommend the  Vegetable Compound, and you can use)  these facts' aa a testimoniaL" ���������Mrs.-:  J. O. Church, Box 845, Smiths; Falls/  Ont. "..'-���������    PA   *.*  The success of Lydia EL* Pinkbam'ar  Vegetables Compound, made from roots  and herbs, is unparalleled. It may bo ~  used with perfect confidence by women  who suffer from nervous prostration,  displacements, inflammation, ulceration, irregularities, periodic pains, backache, bearing-down feeling, flatulency,  indigestion and dizziness. Lydia E.  Pinkham's Vegetable Compound is tha  standard remedy for female ills.  If there are any complications about  which you need advice write in confidence to Lydia E. Pinkham Medicino  Co., Lynn, Mass.  Guest���������"Look here I How long  must I waty for the half portion of  duck  I ordered?"  Waiter���������"Till somebody orders the  other half. We can't go out and kill  half a duck."  Minard's Liniment Relieve* Neuralgia.  mmi*������������mmi>xmimmmmmmm~mm4t4mm-^tittt  Would Amend Banking System.  Tentative steps for the establishment of a provincial rural credit system were taken recently by the Provincial Treasurer in suggesting that  the Canadian Council of Agriculture  commence an expcrrcxamlnatlon Into  the possibility of developing the Canadian banking system to meet the requirements of agriculture. The  present banking syncm, he claimed,  whilst * most admirable one, was not  created to meet the demands for agriculture, and the system of management leaves It to the head office to'  grant loans, whose officials are not always In a position to Judge the merits  of the applicants.  waited!  Send for list of inventions wanted  by Manufacturers. Fortunes have  been made from simple ideas.  "Patent Protection** booklet and  "Proof of Coaeeptsoa** oa fee-quest.  HAROLD C SHIPMAN & CO.  PATENT ATTORNEYS  tm UttttmitM CTMIMW    ;  '.   OTTAWA. CXMAOX  INVENTIONS  MONEY ORDERS  A Dotmaio-n Express Money Order for fir*  dollars costs three cents.  LADIES WANTED���������To do plain  and light sewing at home, whole or  spare timet good pay, work sent  any distance, charges paid. Send  stamp for particulars. National  Manufacturing Co., Montreal  aammmmmu. mi m, ni,,, .,,,. , ...wy  Cftk't Cotton Root Cofflpottint  !������������������ W^irlre������^tt-~r<*-������.  l������8If  14 ]������/ all   ~-mX-MJS.t>t mfm~a  arspaM *��������� ftittm ttimHa..  VMS ������*������-������y������t. A-J-trsMI  VMS COOH MCMCIMC C04  metre, am*. (Nm*, u^   >  W.   N.   U.   1157  Minard's Liniment For Bum*,.Etc *Ptf'!������m^&V0**&tm^  ���������x. ���������wi. j*w*t *vm-&tiarirmMic%rm������ntWtpS!3*uLl  gtiSaBhgc^era.-m'-^'.'^gjE-f!  m������  CBESTOK   &������VS������^  ������v  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston. B.C'.  Subscription : $2.50 a year in advance.  S3.00 to U.S. points. *  ���������-"    C. P. Hayes, Editor and Owner.  ORESTON; B.C., FRIDAY, MAR. 11  LETTERS TO THE EDITOR  Arrow Creek Irrigation  Editor Review: *  Sir,���������There appears to be some  misapprehension on the part of some  of the signers of the Arrow Creek  irrigation petition as to their liability in connection therewith.  I would call attention to the motion passed at the meeting held in  Mercantile Hall, which appointed  commissioners under the Drainage,  ffsmteSuaj  !���������  ��������� ���������u  HI  We, the undersigned, do  hereby agree to close our  stores each and. every  Wednesday commencing  ���������rom APRIL 6 to NO V-  EMBES 30th, J921,.at 1  p,m., Town Time.  P. Burns & Company, Ltd,  Creston Mercantile Co. Ltd.  Mnwsoxi Brothers.  A. D.; Manuel.*-~  S. A. Speers.  Signed this 7th day March,  1921, in the presence of  V. Mawson.  BREAD���������-The finest product of  the oven;   in either White,  Brown, or the popular Currant Loaf.  CAKES,   Cookies,    Doughnuts  Swiss Roll  PORK PIES fresh made every  Wednesday and Saturday.  Wedding and Christening Cakes  mad*1 to order.  A fulUine of Chocolates and  Candies carried in stock.  Our goods have always pleased  others; we feel sure you will  find them  safcisfaotory.  GIVE US A CALL.  Dyking and Development Act,  and instructed them to employ an  engineer and ascertain the cost of  the Arrow Creek and Goat River  schemes and report. '  ,  To do this we had to follow procedure as outlined in the act. First,  circulate petition and obtain signatures for a majority In value of  owners as outlined jri Sections 4  and 5. Second, give public notice  of intention to present petition to  the government as published  m tha Creston Review as well as  the B.C. Gazette. And also present said petition to board of investigation, which will enquire into and  report thereon to the minister of  lands, as required by Section 9 of  the act. This, Mr. Editor, is as far  as we have got. y. .  If in due time should the board  report favorably on our project,  and the lieutenant-govei"nor-in-  coniicil should make the order constituting the Arrow Creek Irrigation District, this fact is advertised  in the Gazzete according to Section^.  The district being er&atcd the  nexti step is the securing an engineer, who must be approved by the"  government, to make a survey and  make a plan showing such of the  lands as will be benefitted by the  proposed works.  Sections 26 and 29   provide  for  plans of works and   estimated cost  also assessment roll'"giving /proportion of taxeS   which   will be levied.  Section 30 provides   for the calling of a meeting of jo-wners; notice  to be mailed   or  delivered   to each  owner not less than ten days before  such meeting.'P<- Every owner shall  be entitled to votev either in person  or by proxy.      The  estimates may  be accepted, amended   or   rejected  as a majority in Value .- may decide.  I think, Mr. j Editor,   that   from  the foregoing rit^f*ill be cie-srly seen;  that the intent   bf   the   signers of  the petition will   be   fully   carried  out. JAS. ADLARD.  not be long till the overseas,  fighters will fare little better in   public  esteem tuan  UlliS  ���������..deserter.  aiiu iw  us to put anything in the   shape of  a building.for slackers rand desert  ers to frequent would be a very poor  memorial It SI BEVAN,  ;   U.F. in Politics  -'''":���������'  Editor Review:  SIR,���������-In view of the decision  reached by the United Farthers* of  British Columbia, at   their   recent  convention afc Vancouver, that,the  ..." *,: * ���������* ��������� -��������� .g ���������  present is not an opportune timefor  the B.C. farmers organization to go  into politics, the following extracts  from editorial utterances of the  Western "Par nrter, the official organ  of the Alberta U.P., may be of interest.    Here they are:  "The farmers' organization in  British Columbia is a peculiar kind  of critter, neither vfowl, flesh, hor  good red herring, as the old phrase  has it. , They have decided to walk  hand in hand with British Columbia manufacturers, and   will orgui-  m. i^s.B^r     -~*.-m~&~xi~x-.M   A sals sod cheap way������! remitting money is by  Bank Money Orders. s  "Wheta sending even email amounts always safe*  guard yourself by having a Bank Money Order  r-eeeipta   .���������;--���������- \y      '  This Bank issues ' safc-ney orders payable in almost  any part ������i the world;   Ask at our nearest branch.  204  C. W. ALUBN,  0VBm~~~~mmWm-0-~W-0-\  ���������CANAOA  GRESTON BRANCH,  ���������       *'*'" ti'-. -    *-* ���������      *   * ;��������� ��������� s  ������������������wiiiaHiiiiiiHiiMi  Manager.  TR  *k<-������^    --���������    f !*/>    triOOi������    "an.  *ure some scheme  lUES  Convenience, security and economy are  ���������secured by the use of Travellers* Cheques  issued by this Bapik. They enable tbe bearer to identify bimSelf and are readily  converted   into   the current coin of  eiem cbUntrv.  82 A  Soldiers' Memorial  BERT NORRIS  Postoffice Blk. CRESTON  Editor Review:  Snt���������Will ������ou allow nie space in  The Review for my views on the  Soldiers' Memorial, that has already  hung lire too long. I believe I was  one of the brat committee handling  the preliminary features , of the  memorial, and when thatcommittee  was discharged it was decided by.  unanimous vote of the donators  that a monument should he erected  from the funds subscribed.  I do not know whether the subscribers have been 'consulted since  then. However, I have not, and if  a library is decided on I for one  want my money back, for I know  real well I can go out in this district and get enough funds from  citizens���������who hold the same views  as myself���������to build a monument.  The longer this is put off the  harder it will he to collect even the  money promised, as I often see  deserters walking around town  ���������and from some they get tlie same  respect almost as is shown some of  our returned men who are baok  from the war crippled and maimed  for life���������it looks to me as if  it will  in which the boosting of British  Columbia manufactures and products will be the "big idea."  "Now it is easily ...seen, from this  that each individual* province has  its own peculiar ideas, very dissimilar, yet all based on the recognition of the economic yjew which  happens to be in evidence in each  province at any given period.  ' "It reveals another fact, and one  not to be treated' lightly���������that the  enthusiast who is forever declaring  that the farmers 0? Can ad g will be  called upon to form the next Dominion government- will get something of a shock after ^viewing the  next election returns.    ���������  "The three Wheat-growing' provinces may go solidly enonghv-for  the new national poscy, -but   vvill  ���������'���������  *"���������'���������'���������.    ���������'-':������������������   - "V if*-?*  -J * ������������������������ *���������.������;���������������������������,,.' ���������*.'... .-'���������:  the representation from these three  provinces counter-balance .the ad  verse blows received in the far east  and the near west?      Jt -is  an open  question.  "And while this is going on at  Ottawa, the B.C. farmers, in convention, decide, not to go into pol  itcs as an organization because  "politics is dirty." If there is any  reason under heaven why the rural dweller should enter -politics it is  found in just that fact;       ���������  "The call comes to the men and  women on the farms ��������� to: enter and  take the "dixr**" out of politics. Alberta understands -that. in some  measure.    Pray for BiC������,? O G.  ���������thI cmAimk bank II  PAID-UP CAPITAL       *       ���������-���������       $1^000000  RESERVE FUND ������        .        $15,000000  CRESTON BRANCH, C 0. Bennett, Manager.  r������r Man  $ ?���������'-������������������ piHav  ���������i'A  i-zcr-'.i ���������"*-..���������  *;-Oft-i-Ti- l***.****5?  Wool mixed Socks, 45c.      ���������"{' "f  Heather mixed Socks, 50c and 7-56.  Aii wool grey Sbcksf^5c.,-������Ge. and 05g;  Artie Socks, very heavy, $1.10, and $1.25.  A lodge of Elks has just been instituted at Penticton, and starts with over 126 members.  TOWN PROPERTY FOR SALE  ���������.������������������IMI' 0-01.0.  0-i'ooin house (with bathroom); 160 x  122 ft. lot; 50 apple, plum and cherry  trees bearing on the It t. Immediate  possession. Terms i-i������l$. T. BAINES,  Oreston.  Ladies Hose  Special values in Black Cotton, 45c. ,  Special values in Brown, 50c. and ������5c.  Penman's Lisle at 80c.     r  Cashmere finish, heavy, 7.6fc-  Cashmere at 1,10*^ 1.15y$II0i  For Boys anct:  All sizes frem 4 to 10J in Wool and Cotton at  prices from 35c. to $1.25-���������very special values.  IT IS WISE  to, have your car thoroughly overhauled and  every detail looked over at least once a year,  especially during the winter month**, when the  time in which the car is laid up docw not inconvenience one. We offer only the best in  workmanship and aupplie������,  AUTHORIZED FORD SERVICE STATION.  MILK  Purity   and   Quality  Guaranteed.  7 QUARTS FOR $1.00.  MOUNTAIN VIEW RANCH  WALTER V. JACKSON  finroTny CCDl/IPC PADAPC  Unto I Uri oeivlut uAKAut  LfiZXmATE BROS,  m f~,^������tfygr 0y  mmm-m ,^,e,w.ii>i.^|,,,,i.,M,ww.^>>w*.i^w^,.,.,,Mi.i',wi.^wwwwwwp^w������iM.^w^wwi^Mw.  LAND RAzQtSTRY ACT  (Section1 24)  In (he mutter of Block������ 0 and 10 of  I,ot 802, Ormip 1, Map ������08, Roote-  nuy DlHtrlct, hii ve and except the  North i of wild,Block 0.   N  Pioiff having been fliod In my office  of the Iohh of Oei-tlflctite of Title No.  ������M~.K, Ut the al><n<tiiiontl<>rie<l lands  In the name of John Frank lln Rone,  and bou inn ilu te the 2nd .Tune, 1000, I  hereby give notice nf my Intention at  the exntrutlon of ono calendar month  from the flrHt nnbllcation hereof to  IfeNiie Ut thi������ Haiti John franklin Rose  n frewb Oet-Uflcrtt** <6f Title In lien nf  HMeh  lowt  Oertlllnute.     Any  persori  j having iiny infortnntlon with  refer*  erieo to xueh lout Oertlflejtte of Title Im  I reqin'Mted to corurnunioate with   the  I'liriilei-Hlirned.   Diitetl at tbe .sun. Re������*  ; intry Onb:e. Nelson. B.C., thf a 8rd day  iof Mnioh, A.IK, ,1021.  ��������� B. B. 8TOKKS.  I District RegiRtrar of Tltlefl.  ' Dftteof ni-Mt publication Murob U.lffiil.  Creston Mercanfite Company  LIMITED  MMM  or  FIXING UP  *   9     '  We can  supply  Portland  Cement  Lime  Shingles  Lath  Lumber  all sizes, an4  grades*  1  ���������w  .. ,; j  Canyon City Lumber Company  i  LIMITED  .4  tsttmtm  r*'  tm���������  'J~V0$Z������Z~l,i.'^,!lX&&  ������������������aii .I'HB  CBESTCfc   BBV1EW  i  SEWS Of f Off EMft  Men's Half Soles, $1.25  Womeri'sHalfSoles,$i:0{y  Guaranteed for 6 months.  xntaw*,-* =- = = -������= --=-= - -  n-  AVABA *aa^*a^Bas  Shoemaker  GRESTON  ' Almost $13,000 will have to be raised  foi school purposes at Kaslo this year.  - Up to the end of February the snowfall at Rossland totalled -over eight  fceet.   "        -   - -e*   J '..- .' - >    .    .-,    ���������,.?:  -a.  is  Tbe ������J, x3. JK. IS   putting   up  10,000 tons of ice   for its own  J</rani>rook tijig yeai-  use. ijQLtr  \  >.  -*~,  uniu  is there ������uiy  irt tbe  Thisris the* first g.ues-;  tion that presents itself'  to the jhousevfrife if  an  unexpected .visitor drops  infoi-'a meal. . But why  worr^?;  Shamrock Brand  Hnr,,. and Bacon  ~ Finest Quality  ; ��������� Cooked Ham *  -.. Lunch MSe&t'''  '* ���������'. g,  I,   m-tC.  The Gazette, .informs that ^butter-  cups were i-n bloom at Grand Forks on'  February 10th this year. ^  After Jaeing. without one for^ nine  years the'chizens of Greenwood have  ^eoi-ganiziid :fche- board of   trade. ������������������;���������������������������  *    "���������������������������-,   ���������- x ������������������..������������������-.. -������r:,    *f ..   ,..    ,- ���������   ....  The first black birdjjwasseenat Cranbrook the latter.part*of Februai-y-���������-at>  Jeast sixWeeks easier than last year.  " The Kootenaian"believes :that^apub*i:  lie stenographer -would -find Kaslo a;  good towb-to open .iip in foi- b'usjness.j  A couple of Okanagan ranchers are  this spring importing Persian lambs  with a"view to findirig out whether  that class of sheep wjll thrive in that  part of B.C." ���������-^  $roru Greenwood - comes the report  that several horses haye recently died  from a sickness that starts with indigestion, dey elops into pleurisy and then  ^conies paralysis.  ' ���������\*.:���������j.-  At   the annual   meeting   of   Kasio  Presbyterians full credit was given the  ladies' aid society for making it possible for the church to continue, in   op-  A school dentist is an official Pen-  tTcton trustees-will next, be called upon  to supply for the 'schools iu that town.  NEW  acksmi  are in ev-;  ; Courier is*  *, ig here to*  are ialwa^fs ;to  b*8  had  here),:  In*moatsjnbthipg  quite equals 'Shamrock  products. \    '  I  &, GO., Ltd.  SfBopsisef  z^?z  * e^'SPS  iff -MAnifiMAmtft  Ft BIB 0~~- *- SSS0BB.6-59  ?r.?.  Of  re-fluceed to $6 an acre; second-class to  IS.-S0 an acre.  Pre-emption   now   confined   to  sur  v������y������d lands oniy.  Records will ne granted cover ins only   .  land suitable for agricultural purpose* .  and which Ib non-timber land.  Partnership pre-emptions abolished. _  bat parties of not more than four jnaar -  arrange    for    adjacent    pre-emptions  with joint residence, but each maklnc  necessary improvements on respective  claims:  ,  :��������� .        '*���������*-���������'���������   '>''>"��������� ,*'-**-*1  Pre-emptors must occupy ^claims for'  five years and make improvements to  value of $10 per acre. Including clear-  ing and cultivation of at least 6-acres-  before receiving Crown Grant.  "Where pre-emptor in occupation not  less than S years, and has made' pro-,  portlonate improvements, he may, because of ill-health, or other cause, be  granted intermediate certificate of Im- :  provement and transfer his claim.- '  , RecordB without permanent residence 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  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. %  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant,  may record another pre-emption, lf he  requires land in conjunction with his  farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted .land.  Unsurvoyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may be leased as homesites;  title to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.  For grafting and industrial purposes  areas exceeding 640 acres may be  leased by one person or company.  Mill, factory or Industrial sites, on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; conditions Include  payment of stumpage. s -���������  Natural  hay meadows  Now that the wbod ticks  idence ;at Cranbrook vthe;  doubly assured that spring  Dr. l^-ahk/"t,heg<>vernn������erit veterinr  ary inspector at Kelson, ihas --.*been.  transferred'to the' coast* -and ^s i.suc-  cteded by Drl*Pa?toh.   Z.   *. , ^.,.  .Take l?ink is .the ,192! . present of  Cranbrookjboord of trade, with an ex*  ceptionally strong executive elected to  carry on 'Che "organisation.        ,������   ~ t   \  Kaslo Presbyterians at their annual  meeting heaid. with regret that married men with families} in that town  were in the habit of gambling.  Rossland has fired the chief of police  Between theM-ed light district and laxity in handling the gambling situation  his services were deemed unsatisfactory" .,'i.ppi ��������� .-��������� - ���������  f^'rall.ratepayers will be taxed to the  |,tu(ne.ibif;^4^000 fioi'.sehool purposes this  year. The trustees would also like to  ;get another$100,0!Xr for, new  school  -hiiildiijg^*^; ZfZ~Z^'jpZZZ:'     '���������'��������� ��������� ���������"-'.--������������������ ������������������'  i "'��������� Pentict������rir^i^^d \bpard is Spaying  $8.50 per day in -order to bring pupils  residing three and four miles from  town jn to attend the Penticton public school. ......".  eration last year.  JA. B. Macdonald, Cranbraok's old  'l6ifoe and foremost lawyer, is moving  to"Vancouver to reside next" month,  and has sold his law's practice to a Mr.  Graham of Fernie.    :..    .  GreenWooQ 'Presbyterians are ser-  iously-cohsideringagain- having a res-  ident.pastor.* -At*.present the town  hasn't t^permanenfc.^pastor   in any of  the severjaT dWonsinations. VI  *: ���������' /?'V:" ' '���������* "**"'     '-*'P' ���������'      '   ���������'   .*-.-..*.-*M  Holland & Wurtz, the new lumbering i*utfit at Kaslo, ,will operate theii-  ^g7 9 B^^ Bv,  6  I am  now fully prepared to  handle all work in both  BlsL^ksmitMng and ������������������������������������?'���������  Woodworking.  HbRSESHOEINt  is a specialty with me.  TIMBER SALE X2961  Sealed** tenders will be received by  the Minjster of Lands at Victoria not  later than ho'ou on the 17th day of  March, 1021. for the purchase of License. -X2881,. to cut 2,898,000 feet of  Cedar, Tamarac. Fir, Yellow Pine,  White Pine, Fir and Cottonwood, and  10,000 lineal feet of Cedar Poles, on an  area situated on Goat Biver, near  Creston,' Kootenay District.  Two (2) years wul be allowed for removal of timber.  Further particulars of the Chief  Fv������i*e3ter. Victoria, B.C., or District  Forester, d-anbrook, B.C.  WATBRNOTIOE  ^Diversion and Use  sawmill by veie������Sric  if the   counsHT  Pi &'  x*y*  willn^unlthe electric"^Jower plant int,he  da;yJ'time?to fui-rtish'tlie juicfe. .'.*p .    -  Pe'ntietqn hospital is asking the'  toWp'council fbr $12080 wherewith to  buy*a S3500 X ray. iojachine, feeling  sure .individual citizen? will contribute  the -balance of...:.-_ the., money required.  Si J. Gadden. an employee of the P.  Bprns CorXt Rossland, .has just been  sentenced to 23 months in jail for do-  ing the firm out of almost $400(), Which  he, claims he sqiianBeWd in  gambling.  'Believihg building cosHs will be  slightly less than a year ago Penticton  council has reduc^'its assessment on  improveiaenfs aifi������ktter of 10 per cent  lopping about $-Kh000 oflf the city's  tOtarass'������ssmenth"*���������j   - : v  The Fi-ee Press^cahnot quite under  stand why there should be^a.ny occasion for"cha*itable iglief at Fernie this  year, in - view of the fact that until  lately* employnsehtrhas been "plenViful  and wages averagfng- from $7 a day  upwardi iv*,-,   [Z-.-.  Grahd*B\>rks i^Wndingthe uiunicipal  financing --tougher every y.ear; ;In 1910  the Granby smel^i^-oaid on an ,-afigess-.  ���������Juenfc:of.$4^)!,00Q.^>v Now.-those   works  i    .������. ,^.-j*f'.KIM        \f.l.i,-.i' .,���������-  are dismantled the  assessment   Ui'-" vpvp ���������*���������* ���������  is but*  $17,3bt^a loSIn fa&kot m.O&&m  ���������      .*: -:AriO.Lr SSOXt-t^^Or;*,    !R *^.*r j ?**c^*>:?vT*iiv  annually.    v.  My work is guaranteed to give  satisfaction,  and charges,  are moderate. ..  & 'Earl's old stand.  -.FuimAf--*  CABBAGE, local gwj*wn,- $%jn4b  .':._  .. . v      ^8 lbs; for25c,    . .^..-i:, .*-  ������������������,;���������-   -���������-��������������������������� -ONIONS, -5a?ib,--s-*������.6^.  POTATOES; 5a lb.   * 'i I  ������������������;." ; 6 lbs. for 25c.     0    -^  ���������;" \ FftEte EGGSL -v. pp:V\  GANNEI) GOOSS greatly t^m^  ed tp"slear^tb>-*thake rooitt for :  ���������*? Z- ; P hew summer stock..   -^ ^ .-���������"--'  DBIED FRUITS-^We have a fine  . line of these at. attractive prices,  W.e wtiulei again'.Ventiiijp'^r'cttstpmeiKs  :   and prospWfei've.cnsiitnuei-stb^t We," .  are always ^wijling t<> extend ci-edit  ?^nd that .���������^.er:allo.w*i8%^bffA'*a1i.-a*i^;V������  pixuuto ^a^ belore. tbe 40tb -jof-,i^.^  Take   notice    that  George   Leach.,  whose aa^ress is Erickson;'  B.. C, will  apply for'a: license to take and use 500  gallons, per .day-of water out of Association Creek, also known as CaihprRufi  which flows westerly, and -drains into.  Goat River!, about one half mile below '  Goat River bridge.   The water.will beJ  diverte-d^from the   stream   at a point;  about ten rods from .the northeast cor-*'  ner southof S~6t 1601 and * will be'used"''  for domestic'piirposes  upon the   land--  described, as, *^^ Block .812, Map���������, Rodgers Subdivision of Lot 100. - This1 notice Was posted.- on the ground on the  Ilth of February, 1921. ' A copy of this  notice^ and an ;, application Z pursuant';  theret<>i;:and,to feb*Z^Water Act. ; 1914, >  will be tiled in the office of thee Water  Recbi^er-^^elsbn, B;0:     Objections-  toithe; :*appl!cabioB ^nay.   beifiled with  the said w^ter-. recorder, or   with the?  Cbmptrollet���������  of Watier   Rights,   Par-,  liamertt   BuiliffitfgSv^Vietoria,   B.   C.  wifchin thirty days  after the  first appearance of this notice in a local newspaper.   The ^date of  the first public--  ationof this notice is '��������� February 25th.'  1921.'' -:'r  ������������������? ;*'.--.-.**: ':   .--  -^i/-- ������������������ '      -.  ;    GEORGE LEACH, Applicant *r  '"..*��������� ..-.���������-���������:���������  WATBR NOTIOE  ' -*Diversion and TXse *,'  -���������=-*inJst.*?--?'  by  hay  exlBtlng roads'  inaccegsible  may be purchaned  conditionarupon construction'of a road  to them.   R(8bat'e of one^half of coat of  road, not exceeding  price, is made.  half of purchase  GRANTS  PRE. EMPTORS'      FREE  A ACT*  The aoojM of this Act lo enlarged to  include all pereono Joining and aerv-  tag with Hia Majesty's Forces. The  time within which the holrs or devisees  of. a deceased pre-emptor may apply ,  Jw title under this Act is extended  from for one year from the death of  such person, as formerly;'. Until one  year after the conclusion of the present  war. This privilege Is also made retroactive. #  No fees relating to pre-emptions art-  due or payable by soldiers on preemptions recorded after June 20, 1918  Taxes are remitted.for'Ave.years.  Provision for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August  4, 1914, on account of payments, fees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions,  Intorest on agreements to purchase  town or city lots held by members of  Allied Forces, or dependents, acaulred  dlreot or Indirect, remitted from enlistment to March SI, 1920.  ja@TiCBE OF SALE  of Stocked Fixtures  Sealed tenders, marked "Tenders for  Purchasujt.of St.Ock," will" be received  by the'undersigned up to ITive o'clock  p in. on the 31st day of March, 1921,  for the purchase, as*: a going concern,  of .the Stocl? and Fixtures contained  in the general "store now being operated by the Land Settlement Board at  Gamp.Lister, near^Creston. B.C.  Each ten-tier',-uiust be accompanied  by'a certifiedr<?heqhp payable to the  said Board for a sum equal to 5 per  cent", of'the estimated amount of the  tender.       ,.', ���������-  .;, The!;highest or* iihy tender not nec-  essarijv arceptecl^ The cheques of the  unsuccessful .bidders will, be, returned  to them7 tts-spbh'as their iiehder is  rejected. :;    ;.-*'.' ,.*-���������������������������'���������'���������   ���������..���������'..������������������������.;-,.:,-v  Arrangements may be made 'by the  successful bidder for a lease of tbe said  store building* and premises ' for a  period of two years on reasonable  tei me.  Particulars of stock and terms of  sale will be furnished on application to  L^lfl[D SETTLEMENT BOARD.  ���������'���������:       Parliament Buildings,  ���������.''" Victoria, B.C.  Victoria,(B.C, Feb. 22, 1021.  Mh  % i ^#^ilJ8wW"!*J,h^;  ���������:.lt.  The Fernie,Free"^ress-'states' that  the White SpriSce *l3ifmbeivvCt>nVpahy;!  has sold its entire <������itpuV*of spruce for  this season to the Diamond Match Co.,  of Spokane., and that the, White  ^pyuce people will operate night and  day the enmi ng season'.      ' '  ���������*. A gravity -system of, irrigation for  the St. Mary's prairie area at Cranbrook is estimated to cost $8 peit* aci^e.  The board of trade' is being urged to  hjfive the governineht investigate;* the**  cost of putting in a? ;jrumping system  instead.   , *���������        *.  With the possibility of the C.P.R,  electrifying all its mountain, trains  shine Revelstoke<cii(t$zens\ are getting  u'neusy as to the future prospects of  that town. Tonialcei^e future, still  more secure one citizen Suggests making the town a winter "resort; building  ai big artificial;skatin'g and curling rink  tb supplement the attraction the citv  has for ski tournaments.  irtflii Son  If  Drainage, Dyking and Development Act  B.O.S. 1018, Ona-fC24 /   .  Arrow Greek irrigation District  Notioo is horoby,given that ttwGbmniiBBlqn-    .Watrlct.in-  CROWN  8UB-PURCHASERS  OF  ��������� UANDS.  Provision made for Issuance of  Crown grants to sub-purehaB-ws of  Ornwh Lands, acquiring1 rights from  purchasers who failed to complete  imrchose, involving forfeiture; on fulfillment of conditions of purchase, interest and taxes, Wherosubrpurjohas-  ������rs do not claim whole of original parcel, purchase pflce due and taxes may  be distributed proportional ely over  -vliole areea. Applloatlons must "  made by liar" *  be*.  pel, purchase pflce due  leyriifiiao.  it  ','\v*.-7|0iilA*IN*O.< .. .,',",".'.'*>'  Qrasing Act. liilU, for' systematic  P~t livestock industry pro-  gmslng dl^lrlctsvand .range  administration under commissioner  Annual graslng. permits IssueiHl, Mw4  ~n number* *������T������������<kd!; pnloHty'tw-mw*-  llshed owners. RtooK-owners hmy  form .Associations for range mniiiige-  ment. Fr-*e, or partially free, permits  Cor settlers, campers or travellers, up  ors ot tho Arrow Creek Irrigation  tend to present a petition, signed. oy a.vni  ity in value of tho owners of tho*lattdB propoB-  ea tobo.inehiilwl therein; ti0' the; Liourcnant-  Govornor In .Council of tho Province ot British  Columbia inaooottlanoo with. Section, 0 of tho  Drainage ,p-^t|n^ apd poyolopTyont. Act 101P.  Tho Bald potltlori Bbowoth: '���������'-p ZZZZ :"~-.  ���������i. That the potltlonors constltuto W mi%1orlty  in valuo ot tho owners ot tho following dog-r  crlbod lands, that is to say:  All aud singular those paroolOiortraotsof  land lying situate and being in Uio DlRtrlcta of  Erickson, Crouton and Allco Hiding and morq  particularly; ahpwn on a -oorlAlnibluo-prlnt pre*-  pared by two .District Rnalnoerpft)i6 Depart--  ment.ofILeands and numnoroa HQ and enttfulod  "plan to accompany report on 'Arrow Crook  Irrigation Schomo.*   * * ���������    x*   ;    ���������  . a, That the peUUonciaare dealrions of hav-  Ning tha said lands developed and improvod by  the execution, matnto-nancovana .'operation of  (a)*Tho diversion and storage and delivery of vyater to tho lands for irrigation purposes, steam purpose ana''waterworks pur-  trtAfla ���������'*'��������� ,   ..'.      "'   *   :-\'������.  r       ..i ,;,**.        ������������������  Commencing, February 1st, my  prices art* as follows: .-  Men*s Shoes  Half-Sojes and Bteel8.^---^-:-.^1.50  ".     se.wn qn "������-- --**- 2.0Q  %      tk,      taoked on-���������-;-������������������--ri���������-- 1.25  "'\Ladtes? Shoes ;1,;-';"'i;:  Half-*Sole^ smA |^^. Jl.!.^.^  *,, *. .������������������������������������' ^evvil pn".���������".���������..���������..'������������������������������-������- 'I'.t,  ;"4v'" '"���������;'' t-aclie^,*0h..-v--���������  Youths' Shoes  Half-Soles piiid H|fels������-������-*---.  ' b-^wn pn-----"-----"*  taoked - oh ������:-������������.:  ren'. Shoes  Half-Soles atid Heel^-i.���������.....    75  "    sSwn 6n'..:.....:.....:...:   75  ��������� "**       taoked bn���������������.������.-������������.-    50  '���������'���������    . ''���������*..   P-:      '-'J': j  Leather Toe C!apa;....,i,.....25o. to 50c.  Copper Toe Caps,'*per pair ........35o.  Patohes froin 10o* to 25a -^ach..  Stitching froih 10c, 25c, ajod 50o.  .*��������� Take notice that -Mrs,' Ida ,Lieach,;f  whose ^addrfess is  Erickson. B p., will.  ���������apply" fof"*1 license/to take and iise 500:5"  3gailons.per day or water-out of Assokji--: .  ^ation Creek, also known.as Camp R-un*v  1 \V^iich flows westerly,  and drains into  GSafc River, about one-half tidile'below"  GcSafc,River bridge.!**The water wilhbe;**  diverted from  the. stream at  a,point  about ten rods" from the northeast coav  ner south of Lot 160,   and Wilt be*'u*sed"  for domestic   purposes upon the land  described "as... Block .812,  -Map.���������-l, Kod- ���������  gera; SSub'-ciiyision of -Lot 145. >iThiSfno-.\  tice w|as posted, otfthe   ground..on;lhe  Ilth of B"ebruary,"l921. ^A copy of this  ;notice   and an  application pursuant  thereto and to tKe'*'.>^ater. Act,~31914, i  vtiil fcS? filed in the office of the   Water  Keoorder at Nelson. ,BwC. X_Obj^5t!6*as<.  tortbi| applicatinn  may be flle^V with-l  the said \y ater Recorder,; or with the:  Comptroller   of  X^ater   Rights   Par-"  liament?   Buildings^    Victoria,   B.C,  within the thirty days after   the first  appearance^ of this   notice in a local  nevrsjgaper..The date of   the first pub-  lication of this notice is "Febrhafy, 25.  .-waL::--  ���������-.   ;  MRS. JDA LEACH, Applicant.  WATER NOTIOE  ' ^Diversion and Use;  u*  50  50  i;6o  SI. 50  1.50  1.00  development  vldes, for  Pi  ^���������fsir-^is p"*po8o *%'Z ��������� ���������" *  (a)-The diversion and storage a  j-y of vyater to tho lands for Irrlga  -oses, steam purpose and 'waterwi  nose, "���������' '*...,;' ������������������ i**-';.-.  ������������������'.*������������������ ���������,*���������: . ���������'  <���������  (h) The diversion, storage and ubo of water  ���������for the generatlonof eleotaloaVohprgy. - ,  ���������jiii?> XL10 WW) ������*ot ������\a&rtwki<mm u, the  Inhabitants Of flip propAnod dlstrlat. /  , -    ,  X That tho petitioners desire to apijolnt Oom-  i Tduring Gar....;. $889:80  Runabout :}.!..:���������: 82&72  *.; Truck,,. ,... ;,..,..,;,,v978.04*. *  with LiKhting'and.^tartinB:.  Tractoi% without starter, .$828  Oliver Two-Bottom (12  a or l^ih.) Plows... ���������.:;.:.;.'.;;. 170  Oliver Double ^iso,.;.,, 185  ;, All the above pricon f.o.b. OAlftary.  :;���������':     \; .,    ���������.  '   A'   ' -  Z".  : Jf y qu, cpii.8ide?:;g6ttiiig x Qiir  oar overbauiedtr^any make-rr-  or aoy repairs, we -have mechanics that can do it, and \ve  ^u^mnt^he ^ork.- '��������� .; ^;'  V iVe have severaj good bujrs  JACK  SHOEMAKl^E.   Ne*t to Theatre  WATER NOTIOE  Diversion, and Use  Take notice that  Mary  E.> :Yonc-������ivr  whose address is  Ericsson, B.C..,wtiU-  appl^ for a license to tiike- and'useJ800".  gallons per day of water; out of ;AsS*o-ci-*'*  ation Creek, ulso knownpairCamp Ran ���������  'which flows .westerly; anft"drain8 into  Goat River about .one half mile below  Goat Riyer bridtre.   The? water will-be  diverted from  the  stream at  a point  >-  about ten rods from the. northeast corner south of Lot 160, and   will be used  for domestic   purposes upon   the land   i  described as   Block 812.  JMap ���������, Rod-  tgers Sub-division of Tjot 160.   This notice wan posted upon" the   ground on  Ilth of February, 1921. A copy of this  nocice and- an ��������� application   pursuant  thereto, and the Water Act, 1014. will  be filed in the office.of the   Water, Recorder at Nelson, B.C.  ; Objections to  the appHeution may be tiled with the  said wuter recorder;: or with tho Com-,  ntroller of Wa-fer Rights."Parliament  Buildings, Victoria,: B.C.,   within 80   ,  days after the first appeal ance of this  notice in a local newnpaper.    The first,  publication of, this notice is Pebruany.  25th, 1021.  MARY E. YOUNG, Applicant-  in i second-hand  kncl see; them; ';  i'i:  cars.     Call  Wil,'SfcCceek IrrlRiition nlstrlot'���������  ".ii*  y-~  'Greston iftulbW  R. S. BEVAN, Prop.  Take  notice   thivt Martin Nelson;  whoHO arlrlrePH Ih ! Ei-ir-kson, 'B.C., will  apply for n liconwe to take and use H00  gallons per day Of water  out of Burton Greek, which flown south west, and  drains into  Goatj-River,   about  one  njilo below- Gout  Wlver  bridge:   The  water will be diverted from tlu-wti-eam  i\~ ii point about ,45 rods  north .fi-oin  the southeast Cosher of Lot 108, and  will bo used for domestic purposes upon the lahd  doBi^lbed a������  Block  812,.  Map ���������-,   Ho'dgevB Bub-divlaion of Lot  168;   This notice nvas. posted  tui the  f;i'onnd on the 12th day of Fehrurtry,  021. A <sopv of thin notice 'hnd lib application pursuant therein,, and to the,  Water Aot. ^10Hf >jvlll,bo filed Intb^  "nfflce of the:-*WHMir*.- Recorder ������fc Nob  soni B.C. Obl-actlnhR to , the nnpltc*  avtlou itiay he:flled with the') biiUI Water Reooruer, <u- with the Comptroller,  of Water1: Rights, Farlinment Bnild-  iijig^, Victoria, H,0., within 00 days af-  ter the Ih'Bt appoutunce of this notice  in n local^nft^vspap^r. The tlate of the  first publication bf'this notice is Feb-  ruary 2������th. TO21.  MAIirm NELSON, Applicant  WATER NOTIOE  Diversiun|and Use   ,  Tnke  notiefc.   that   John' McRcbhj  whohe addreufi ia   Erickson,  B.C., wil  apply foi- a licence to take and  use 500  gnllons per dav of water out of Afifiool'*-  ation Creek, also known as Cump Run  which flows wester^ nnd drains Into  the Gout. River  one  half, intltf below.  Goat River bridge.   ,The WMteivwill be;  diverteil from the  streuin at   a point  about ten rods from the nbrthwixt corner south of Lot 160, and .will he n-setf,  for domestic jpni-nosea Alport -the  land  described hr Block-. 812,  map -~, Rod������'  gets Sub-division of Lots 166, and WTP.  This notice was posted on "the gi-ound'  on the Ilth ,d>iy of February, 1021. A;.  copy of this notice and  an application  pursuant, thereto j������nd   tn  tho   Wattir  \Xct/JOIA..^ijiyo,jifed  Inthe<>mcel,������  thc Water Recorder at Nalson, B.Ci  Qbjcctiont* to the sulif Hppllejfitlon m*m  l������e filed with said Water  Recoi-dcr. ch  with jh-A Comptroller of WatttrjRIgMj  Fiirliament'lBufldSni^, VlctbWa. B.(|'  within 30 days after the  first appcal<  ance of this   notice   in a   local   newif  paper.*    TheVlnte of the first prthnp'  ] ation of t.hi������ notice is  Februsi-y 2Rth,  1021.  1 .10HN MeROBB. Applicant.  \ j.U4i.**^www������*iiriM*iiii*in*':'i>'*".'',iTi"~^'r"  xartjm&.*.'Jt������*Z3aj&xai(p&&'^*m*L  ^rr*"^,--^r-r-**-"*Wi   i'~* ' .rii0-iii*���������-m0  mptnpE  aMW>r������W>***t-������������������ijM>llW,*'.lM"5'y'iff''y'*1^'l,w,"^"'s  'St  rtr  THE    BEV3DEW,     ORESTON,     B.     C.  <*sp-v  Old -friends' of Red Rose  Fea who have  used  it ������*or  many yestrs find it the same  good tea to-day aa It ���������was all  charing the war an^i for mat^jr  Tk  ���������  8 5niy Delation  World Happenings  Briefly Told  In this column a' few weeks ago, some attention was devoted to the  subject of the Canadian Banking* system and the relations existing between  the1 Banks on thc one hand and the public on the other hand���������the public  being divided into two groups, those who placed money on deposit in the  Banks and those who borrowed money from the Banks. At that time the  principle was upheld that a Bank's first duty was to its depositors, that is, to  those from whom it had accepted money and for whom it undertook to act  as a trustee of the funds thus entrusted to it  It was further pointed out that the loaning power of-a Bank depended  upon the volume, of its deposits, and that, if a Bank failed to adequately protect its depositors, it would very quickly lose them and hence have no  money to loan. It may be that there are still some people laboring under  the delusion, that a Bank carries on a loaning business out of its paid-up  capital and accumulated reserves, but it only requires a very casual study  of thc Monthly Banking Returns to reveal the fact that the total paid-up  capital and reserves of all the chartered Banks ia Canada, is equivalent to  only a small fraction of the amount of money they have out in loans to the  people. This means that -the Banks have loaned the money received by  -them by way of deposits, retaining in cash on band only sufficient tp meet  anyldemands which depositors may make upon them from day to day.-  Such a system���������and it i's-the only sound and-safe banking system-���������  forces upon Banks the necessity when ."hard times" and "financial stringencies" arise to curtail credits, because it is inevitable that it is during just  such periods that (1} the making of deposits drop to a low mark, and, (2) i  that those who have money on deposit have to draw-some of it for use.  There is only one thing for the Banks to do in order .to protect their depositors and be- in a position to honor all cheques drawn upon them, and  that is to curtail credits and reduce loans.  In a very notable address before the Saskatchewan Grain Growers' convention at Moose Jaw early in February, Hon. C. A. Dunning, Provincial  Treasurer, not only very clearly 'outlined the above situation, but he demonstrated, apparently to the satisfaction of his-big audience, why a Federal  Banking system is the only one in which the people of the West can look  for satisfactory results. The West is a seasonal country. In the Fall and  early Winter, when the grain crop is harvested and largely marketed, the  bulk of the people have money. It la at that time the farmers pay their  bills, interest on "loans and mortgages, and when the better established  farmers place money on deposit in the Banks. At that season few farmers, comparatively speaking, require credit, unless it be for the speculative  purpose of holding their grain for a rise in the market price.  At other periods of the year, farmers are not making deposits, but are  either gradually withdrawing money they had on deposit or are"asking  credit.  In other word3, at the one period of the year when a purely local or  Provincial Bank would have money on deposit which could be used for  loaning purposes, the demand for credit 19 at a minimum, while the period  when loans are most urgently required is the time when deposits are not  being made, but are reduced to the lowest figure. It will be seen, therefore, that a purely local Western Bank would never be able to function as  a great loaning institution at the very time when loans were imperatively  required. Under the Federal system, on the other hand, a surplus of  money on deposit in one section of ..the country can be used in another section where it may be required, money flowing back and forth, or in a circle,  with the varying seasonal requirements of all sections.  Mr. Dunning, therefore, held out no hope of thc establishment of purely Western agricultural Banks. On the other hand, while frankly stating  that thc present Canadian Banking system was well designed to meet the  needs of commerce���������and it was for that purpose it was originally created���������  Mr. Dunning admitted it had its weaknesses from the Western agricultural  standpoint. Thc remedy, however, was, in his opinion, to be found in thc  making of certain amendments to thc Banking Act which would enable  Banks to accept certain securities now prohibited to them and thereby  make possible the extension of larger and better credit terms to farmers.  Many of the more far-seeing Western bankers realized the necessity of  such amendments, and would favor them. Mr. Dunning, therefore, advised  the farmers to urge such amendments when the Banking Act came up for  Its decennial revision a year or two hence, rather than to persist in the impracticable demand for the establishment of local or Provincial Banks in  the Western Provinces created for the specific purpose of meeting the  credit needs of agriculture. This was impossible in a country where 75 per  cent, of the people were engaged in a seasonal occupation. The present  Federal Banking system, revised to meet the needs of agriculture, offers the  only practical solution to this problem which is so vital to the development  and prosperity of the West.  ��������� Cossacks are said to have attacked  Trotzky's train and wounded several  of his ministers.  Springfield. IH������f claims to have 6,-OQO  women in business, professional and  industrial life.      "  .Great catacombs will be built at  Cerroangeles, Spain, where all the  Catholics of Spain  will be buried.  Lack of snow during the winter is  causing considerable inconvenience  in the lumber camps.  Catholic."organis of France arc deploring the fact that Gen. Castelnau  was not made a marshal of France  in the recent honors list.  There are indications that Enrico  Caruso's voice will be better than ever  after the illness which nearly caused  his de^ath.  That mentally defective persons in  Ontario bebarred from marriage^ was  one of the proposals made at the Toronto Ministerial Association.  Canada is to be represented at the  first "world poultry conference,"  which is to be held at The Hague  from September 6 to September IS  next. -''-*'  Paris to New York in 12 hours  will be the next development in airplane service, according to Emile  Schrieber, editor of thc Paris "Revue  des Echoes,"  Royal Canadian Mounted Police  patrols, which havc been on long-distance expeditions during the winter  are returning from various districts in  the Yukon.  Records of the great earthquake,  which shook many parts of the earth's  surface December IS and December  16 made in" Saskatoon, Sask., helped  Dr. Herbert Hall Turner, professor  "of astronomy at Oxford University,  to locate the centre of the disturbance.  Too Much Political Graft  Many say it can't be prevented,  neither can warts or corns: but jthey  can be relieved by Putnam's Corn Extractor; it relieves corns and warts  without pain in twenty-four hours.  Use oniy futnam's, 25c, at all dealers.  /  the most g>aJataJble-������ wholesome and nourishing food in  the world. It is far more  economical than, any other  stapie food*  foods  would feel better  and help to keep down the  cost of living. Bread made in  the home with Royal Yeast  Cakes is snore nourishing  and appetizing than any  other. Nothing healthier for  children and grown ups*  Scientists havo discovered that yeast  possesses remarkable -stsratsve  due to its richness in vstaminea���������-that  by its use the blood is purified and enriched, end the resistive power oi th������  body so disease greatly enhanced* Soak  a ���������&ks of Hoya! Yeast lor hall an hour  in a cup of luke-warm water with one  teaspoon sugar. Then stir well and  strain once or twice through muslin and  drink- the liquid. BETTER results will  be obtained by allowing- it to soak over  night and drinking half an hour before  breakfast������ Repeat as often as desired.  Send name and address for free booklet  ���������entitled "Royal Yeast for Better Health.**  B. W������ ���������saBi@$������ Company a^imifed  Toronto. Canada,  Made iai.������2anada  From the flowers of the Mohuwa, a  tree native in India, a spirit is distilled which is indistinguishable from  whiskey. The dried flowers used to  be imported into Fcance, until it was  discovered that "branny" was being  made from them. Then their importation was forbidden.  Minard's Liniment Ear Dandruff.  The best "close-up" photograph of  thc moon brings our nightly visitor  to a point where a map may be  made on the scale of SO .miles vto  thc inch.  It is estimated that two years are  required for the gulf stream water to  travel   from   Florida   to the coast of  Norway. ' ;  ^&~vi4/ \%\*r rt%4zn& -&&i/ t>~+*Ar<vUi/>  ��������� The average man resembles a.  whale; he no sooner gets oa top thaa  he begins to blow.���������Boston Transcript. ������������������.   .  JUuO}  p&vj  eotfi/f^_        ^x  There arc 300 travelling libraries in  operation in Saskatchewan rural districts and the government has appropriated $10,000 for the extension of  the system.  Very extensive deposits of coal  have been discovered in Spitzbergen  twenty-six feet below what was  thought to be the bottom of an  existing mine.  ���������grS'H  mm  What Better Drink,  for Table Use than  Postum Cereal  When well boiled "twenty  minutes or more ���������������ifc has  a rich color &c-ct a particularly delightful flavor.  Ia these tespects, Postum  Cereal is the equal ok wn������  co������Teei and much better fcx  health.  "^there's a&e&sori  "jakvanwiK.  WINTER HARD ON BABY  The winter season is a hard one on  the baby. He is more or less confined to stuffy, badly ventilated rooms.  It is so often stormy that thc mother  does not get him out in the fresli air  as often as she shou4d>~ Ke catches  colds which rack his little systcm;  his stomach and bowels get out of  order and he becomes peevish and  cross. To guard against this the  mother should keep a box of Baby's  Own Tablets in thc house. They  regulate thc stomach and bowels and  break up colds. They are sold by  medicine dealers or by mail at 25  cents a box from Thc Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  May Identify Soldier Dead  Us������ of Teeth Charts to be Adopted  by U;S. Army. <-"*  The United States graves registration flcrvice has expressed itself w.  opposed to the selection at present  of the body of an unidentified soldier  from the United States war dead in  France for removal and burial with  honors In the United States, should  congrcs* enact legislation to this end.  The reason Is the constant reduction  in the number of unidentified and the  hope of the eventual Idejitlficatlott of  almost alt of litem through teeth  charts which are being sent to -Waah-  liiflfton and compared with the  records  Wurflfewmklsaq-  "Use Imperial Mica Axle Grease and  Imperial Eureka Harness Oil.''-���������Save  your horses, your harness, your wagons.  # .   '  Imperial Mica Axle Grease lightens loads.  It smooths the surface of axles with a coating  of mica flakes.    It cushions the axles with a layer  of long-wearing grease, and materially reduces friction.  Use half as much as you would of ordinary grease.  Imperial Eureka Harness Oil makes harness proof against  dust, sweat and moisture. Keeps it soft and pliable. Prevents cracking and breaking of stitches. It prolongs the life of harness and adds greatly to its  appearance. Is easily applied and surprisingly  economical.    Both are eold in i&nvvtiieht sizes  \^tWSS~ZJ- ty dealers everywhere.  mi  1M:PERIAL���������QILXIM1IED.  Power ���������  1 \Pt\\   ���������, l;iUl  ,   ,  lit ellH-'fu'*->    Ml  r.uhriccitioii'  Ciller  '.���������������'  ien you eatr let it be tihe Best"  -������������������>������������������-iTTrirn-- n ���������11  mn ��������� w.iii ���������������  The BrltUh Museum contain! 16,000  copies of tho Bible.  ejp<  w. *r. u. uiy  MMISI     MM ^Sttfc.    ^SJSlk -M-W^SJI       mmm       Huu^m ^^__ ���������| ^MM*^  WW��������� 0%\-~~-00Tm-M-fmWr' m ���������JWkBT'fln BBS    -~W  Pineappi" Marmalade  Celebrated Bramble Jelly  Ginger Marmalade  ark' omcAT AiyffKagatw,  mmttmBtit44itmii4������ii4a4Atsmmiim44tm44ittm  ��������� m*um im wumftnuif  JUfc Y*������r OrM*r tor HhmbI  mmKMwr&ameaummimm JTZy^L^rp^^  aV-'Y.***-**  '���������"..���������} ..*,*  -.-���������-. r *  RfGViEW   GSTOE^i  -.7-v..  "���������SB  w$  1\<?  Rebellion  ���������fOO_4     fJC?  9  By O-GE-MAS-ES (Little Clerk).  il  A Prominent Westerner  l'r  (Continued)  A couple of hours brought.' na to  Goodfellow's,  and here we -.received  the heartiest of welcomes and heard  the rather astounding news.'that; the  postmaster at Ft. La Corne bad skipped down the river, taking his winter's furs, but leaving all goods iand  ammunition  behind  with no  one  to  look after them.   Goodfellow, though  he had retired some years back, was  on fire to save what he could of the  company's property, but he had been  alone, as all the surrounding residents  had fled likewise.     Now, with two of  U3, we decided to visit the fort next  morning and stay the day.     We received some very good hews also as  to a safe escape from    the   country  (but the time for that was not yet) as  he had a York boat hidden in a creek,  and our united . stocks  would amply  provision   us.      in' addition   we had  four or five fish nets and   plenty   of|-;  hooks and ammunition.      His cattle,  of which he had a large band, worried him as to their final disposal, and  we finally decided on.the quiet that  one of us  would have "to stay  with  them with his oldest boy and drive  them to a safe retreat in the hills to  the   east.      He    was in great spirits;  over my arrival, and    said    that    we  were   now  good  for  a  regiment   of  rebels.     We made a famous night of  it, he telling stories of wintering on  the plains amongst the buffalo where  they  had often   to defend  the  company's   property    against hostile Indians.     And the ladies who saw one  another  very seldom  in  those  days  equally   enjoyed    themselves.      Mrs.  Goodfellow,  who  was a member of  the well-known Turner   family,   was  the soul of hospitality,; and. our children were at once petted and made  much of by their fine youngsters.  Breakfasting early next morning  and seeing to our arms, we drOve  down to old FC La Corne, at that  time situated about-two miles down  the river from the present post and  _ within easy reach of the water, all i'rii-  (Copysisht-sdy  trouble and backed   up   against   thej  shelves    where    my six-shooter was  laying loaded, then looked at Good-  fellow.     Not a word was spoken.     I  could note that his beard was curling,  and finally he  said  in  sharp  tones,  "What do you want?"      With that,'  the leader evidently, produced a letter  to him from Chief Factor Clarke at  Prince Albert, asking him to take an  inventory of all goods he could find  and ship the same down to Cumberland House, further stating that these  men  were loyal   French half-breeds  and anxious to get away   from   the  fighting.      The tension was then relaxed.      I  asked  George  afterwards  what he would have done if they had  proved hostile.     "1 would have called  to them to pitch their hands up," was  his instant reply.     "1 was over forty  years  in   the  company's  service and  never  had anything  taken  from  me  also  I^noted you had your big  pistol  handy."      The  letter  also  instructed  that a'careful copy of  tl  inventory was to be sent up to Mr.  Clarke by a trustworthy hand.     Poor  Lawrence Clarke.      For many years  he  could  have  been  called   the  uncrowned King of Northern Saskatchewan,   with   everyone obedient'to his  dictates.      Now he had seen some of  his good friends shot down at Duck  Lake by rebels, and the shock was too  much for him.     One of the few Irish'  men ir������#thc company's service, a finer  fellow never stepped, and J owe him  much gratitude for many acts of kindness.  We   at   once commenced packing  Upper House Member Leaves  Government Benches  Senator Turriff, of Assiniboia,  Decides-to Support Progressiva  Party/  Ottawa.���������Senator   Turriff   has an-  ��������� *  nounced himself as a supporter of the  National Progressive party and left  the government side of the house for  the cross benches. He took this  course because he did not agree with  the government's tariff policy and  also because the people of the province which he represented were overwhelmingly in favor of the fiscal policy of the Progressives.  ..Senator Turiff had no apologies for  his course in. 1917, when he broke with  W. J.BXJLMAN.  President "of Bulman Bros., Ltd.,  lithographers and printers, Winnipeg.  He is  Ex-President of the Canadian  ers could not compete with manufacturers of the United States,  Senator Pope criticized Senator  Turriff for his inauguration of the  Farmers' party in the Senate, and  said: that if the manufacturers were  permitted io'inake the profits of lhe  co-operative grain associations of  the west, "they would be worth  many more millions. These organizations robbed the farmers. Hon.  T. A. "Crerar was^the hired man of  the co-operative grain associations  at $15,000 per annum,   and    of    the  his old policy and supported conscrip- j people of Canada at $4,000 per annum,  tion. I If   he   wished   to represent Canada,  Dealing with the tariff, Senator  Turriff had been surprised to hear  Senator Foster, in moving the address,    point   out    that cofcton could  Manufacturers Association, and takes j be brought into    Canada    from    the  a keen interest in. educational matters.  Wi9 Keen Out oi Polities'  B.C. Farmers As Body Decline To  Take Any Political Action.  Vancouver.-���������The United Farmers'  of British Columbia, as a body, will  not take direct political action, it  was overwhelmingly decided by the  delegates to the annual convention  here. Several hours 'strenuous debate preceded fhe decision. The  general opinion was that the farmers  of the province must organize thoroughly on an'economic basis before  they could hope to become a powerful  influence politically.  During the deliberations there were  sweeping condemnations of the exist-  United States, manufactured and  sold in competition with the United  States finished products in. the countries of South America.   Tfiat did not  he should cancel his $15,000 cheque.  An investigation -'commission should  be appointed. - If it did not show ths  grossest wrong to farmers, he would  leave the Senate. The grain organizations of the west had stolen millions  of bushels of wheat from the farmers.  The machinery for a sample market  was held up by the   grain   organiza-  indicate    that    Canadian manufactur-: tions.  Capture 2,000 Bolsheviks.   '      j Says Huns Are- Shamming.  London.���������The    London    Times re- j     London. -��������� Under      the      caption  ports that it has seceived information f "Shamming Dead," the Daily Mail be-  to the effect that the_jjeorgians have  repulsed the Bolshevik attack on  Tiflis and made 2,000 prisoners. The  capital is said to be out of danger and  the position of the Georgians is  favorable.        ���������  gins a series of articles based en inquiries by a number of special investigators extending over some months  purporting to show that Germany  intends tc. evade reparations by  trickery.  and made a good start, then arranged! ing parties, Commander    Lewis^;  of  Rock  Creek, remarking    that    since  Boots arid Shoes and Editorial Policy  V--   i.* = *;  ported supplies coming there sy.uo&i  at that time. . We found a number of  Indian's very much interested in the  valuable goods laying about, but Mr.  Goodfellow had been master of La  Corne for a number of ycars and immediately ordered them all across the  Saskatchewan River. Away they  went at once, being a peaceable  crowd, and Christianized for many  years back, this being the site of one  of the oldest Church of England Missions in Saskatchewan.  As we were liable to be visited by  hostiles at  any  time,  to  whom  the  supplies would bc very acceptable, our  first thought was of the ammunition,  there being a considerable  stock of  powder, bullets,   shot,   guncaps   and  flints, for flint lock guns were still In  use.      Wc  finally  disposed of these  In an old dry v..\l, packing them carefully   against   dampness   arid   removing all^ traces on  thc surface.      We  then carried all valuable things that  were lying about into thc store, put  different  classes   of goods  together,  padlocked the place and  went  back  home for the night.     It took several  days of steady work to take an exact  Inventory of all goods on hand, and  the last day, while we were figuring  up totals (which ran well   into    the  ' thousands) the door   of    the    shop  Opened and in filed four French half-  breeds.      I thought we were In for  a camp for the men and went back  home, intending to freight my furs  down in the morning. This we did,  and after some hours' hard work, saw  the boat off with its valuable cargo.  This meant safety, as t|ie rebels never  attempted reaching the lower Saskatchewan. ' Running to the mouth of j  this river at Grand Rapids was the  steamer Colvill on Lake Winnipeg,  which took all cargoes on to Fort  Garry.  After fair copies had been made of  the inventory and shipping bills, I  volunteered to take them to Prince  Albert, so started next morning in the  saddle, by way of the Forks This is  a wild and beautiful spot where the!  A     F"   ��������� I  waters    of    the    north    and    south   A    | 1*10110  branches unite,    having    very    high  banks clothed with dark spruce, and  whirling,  eddying  waters.      I   could  see a housc on the far bank and fired  several shots to attract .attention but  without   success;    so   after    careful  search up and down    the    bank    in  search of a boat or canoe and finding  none, I rather recklessly determined,  to  swim  it.      Riding  up  the  south  branch  for half a    mile,    taking    al  small  dry log along  for a  rest andi  coming to this country h'e had taken  no interest in politics as it had seemed to him to be absolutely dirty.  The convention decided to ask the  Provincial Government to appoint a  commission to secure reliable data  on the Oriental question, in view of  th e approaching Imperial confer en ce.  A case based on this information,  according to the- terms Of the resolution, would be presented by the  Provincial Government to the Federal Government urging necessary  protection of British  against the Orientals.  Columbia  To the Aged!  When men and women get past  middle life, their energy and activity,  in many instances, begin to decline,  and their general vitality is on the  wane.  The heart action becomes weak and  uncertain and the nerves more or less  unsteady.  Little sicknesses and ailments seem  ,    .. ,    v., , ' harder to shake off than formerly, and  placing valuables and papers on-myj here and there evidences of a break-  head, into thc water wc went.     Wow,   down begin to appear.  but it was cold, and it took the little       Those who wish to maintain their  marc and myself all wesknew to make! hcaUh a.nd vigor and retain their en-  ,, .       .     . . .    ���������, i crgy unimpaired should use Milburn s  the other bank, and we    were    both j H|*rt and Nerve Pills.  very  much  exhausted    on    reaching'     They  make  thc heart beat  strong)  there.    In fact but for the log I doubt I and .regular, brace up and invigorate  our having done so.     On going up to! the    nervous    system,   improve    the  .um   Un,.*   t   trv,.~A   it   A~Z~~,~.mr.    .������...��������� memory, and impart-a scn'se of buoy-  the,housc. I   found  it  deserted,  the. ancy  ������ the ent5re 8ystemi  Mrs.    James    Perry, Rctlaw, Alta.,  cellar trap open and a young heifer'  lying dead at thc foot of the stairs.  After, some search I found plenty of  fresh eggs, lit a monster fire, had a  writes:���������"Some months ago I was not  feeling well, my heart bothered mc  quite a lot, and my whole system  seemed out of order.    I sent and got  good supper and dried my clothes. Thc; tw0 boxes of your pills.     1 took them  pony was quite comfortable in the  stable, with lots of hay, and there I  also slept.  Navigation Opens April 15.  Port Arthur, Ont.���������Lake marine  Insurance will go into effect April IS,  which means that la the date officially  set for the opening of navigation.  te Your Stomach Sour ?  Do You Belch Gas ?  If you have sour risings from the  stomach, feel bloated and uncomfortable, just try twenty drops of Nervl-  line In sweetened water. Relief will  come quick.      Nerviline dispels the  J~~, sweetens the stomach, makes you  t and fine in a few minutes. As a  general household remedy for many  of the Ills that constantly turn up,  nothing ia more useful in every horn*  than a 35 cent bottle of good old  *Ne*vil$nt.M  Keep Watch On Ex-Kaiser  The Hague.���������Replying to a question in parliament as to the present  status of former Emperor William o'  Germany, and the former Crown  Prince, Foreign Minister Van Karnc-  beck announced that J. B. Kan, secretary-general of Dutch Governmental  affairs, had been instructed to carry  out the regulations now in force or  any which might bc taken to restrict  the liberty of the Hohenstollcrns, But  the former Kaiser and his son, said  the foreign minister, were considered  as "foreigners" who, because of positions they held, must content'themselves with restrictions placed on  their liberty.  a few days ,and my, what a change  there was in mc, and when I had taken the two boxes I felt so much better I quit them. Now 1 take them'  at intervals, and am fine although 72  ycars of age."  Price 50c a box at all dealers or  mailed direct on receipt of price by  Thc T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto, Ont.  Britain To Havo Daylight Saving.  London.���������Daylight saving will begin In this country at midnight April  2, and will end midnight, October 2.  >II-\>INF Mob! ���������������* Mornlao,  UMH^ Htm CUcmJthmUfy  Ey~-i IltheyTircItcb,N  Smart or Bum, if Sore,  _UUR rJf W Granulsted,uacMarlno  ���������often. %���������~-~-t Etf infect. Safe for Infant  or Adult At all Diruggistsand OpticUna.  Write forfiaaBftBo^lMMfMindvC^oinii  e  sa������  W.   N.   V.  1459  Under date of Feb. 16, the following interesting article, dealing with  thc Murray idea, appeared in the Regina Leader;  The Murray idea that Canadian manufacturers should only advertise  hvnewspapers which support the Meighen Government and a high protective tariff finds a warm supporter ih The Hartt Boot and Shoe Co., Ltd\,  of  Fredericton, N.B.  Unlike the Ames;Holden Co.���������possibly the largest shoe manufacturers in Canada:���������whose shoes are, apparently made to be worn by Conservative and Liberal alike, by Grain Growers and High Tariff and Low Tariff  people, and, are accordingly advertis d in Canadian newspapers irrespective of their editorial po!icies^-the Hartt Boot and Shoe Co. have laid it  down as the policy of their company that they will only do business with  _a.*���������wsp&pcrS' that are Supporting the ������ii.eigiica ���������������jOv'crnmcni-and a Protective tariff.  The extent to which this principle is followed in the policy adopted by  the Hartt Boot and Shoe Co. is fully set forth in the following letter, addressed last September by the president of the company, S. D. Palmer, to  the Vancouver Sim:���������  THE HARTT BOOT AND SHOE CO., LTD.  Fredericton, N.B., Sept. ?, 1920.  Vancouver-Sun,  Attention Advertising Manager.  Gentlemen: I received a day or two ago from you, your night lettergram, reading as follows: '  "Your campaign has started here and we arc disappointed you have  overlooked us. We have been in communication with you from time to  time and hoped that your advertising would appears in our columns. Sunday Sun has exclusive issue and is choice when one paper is required to  cover this field."  Would say in reply, that it is true that at one time we were thinking of  using your paper, but to be frank with you (and I take it for granted that  you want mc to be frank) our reason for dropping your paper was that we  do not like the editorialpolicy you arc pursuing.  We believe that your medium has advantages, on account of it being  the only morning paper in'Vancouver. On thc other hand wc are firm believers in the policy of doing business, as far as possible, with our friends,  and your.attitude in some cjases with respect to some questions has caused  us to feci that you are more against us than with us.  The definition of your tariff policy as announced in your issue of June  29 would bc fairly satisfactory, if it had been consistently followed up, but  since then we notice a tendency to favor the tariff policy of Mackenzie  King in preference to that of Mr. Meighen, and to mv way of thinking the  return of a party pledged to Mr. King's platform at tne present time would ;  inspire such a lack of confidence in business circles that thc country would';  suffer a severe depression.     In keeping with your stand upon this point you  havc urged thc dissolution of Parliament and a general election.     In our  judgment .that advice is contrary to the best interests of the country at the  present time, because there would bc the possibility of the country being  governed either by Mr. King and his followers or by the Farmers' Party, or  perhaps by a combination of the two, and thc far-reaching dangers to cstab- ,  lished business by putting into execution the policies that they preached,  ; would put an immediate stop to thc investment of further capital and mean  retrenchment all along the line.  Another matter which 1 might refer to ia the publication of certain  editorials from time to time with regard to the   business   interests   of   the  vountry.     As an illustration, 1 might refer to the editorial which you ran  near the end of July, dealing with the Lake of the Wood Milling Company.,  1 have no brief for this Company and have no interest In it cither directly-  or indirectly but being a business man and a manufacturer I can see very plainly that thc large profits that thcy were able to roll up were made by keeping,  their p!ant running to full capacity all thc year round, thereby turning out a  tremendous output which thcy could afford to dispose of at a very small  margin of profit and still make large financial returns on their investment.  The average man reading an article such as 1 refer to above would likely gather the impression from your line of argument that the consumer,  from the standpoint of price, would be much safer in thc hands of small  millers than in the hands of large millers, whereas as a matter bf fact, if it  were not for the gtfeat efficiency of the larger plants, the chances* are that  the consumers would be paying a good deal more than thcy are today for  their flour.  , The above-illnatration is given to you frankly and candidly, and it is owing to these and other articles of a like character thi* we have not Included  your paper in our list of advertising mediums,  Wc believe,thAt we have the right to say with whom we shall spend our  money for advertising purposes, and while In many ways tf e Kke your paper,  at the same time, we cannot con sis* cully feel that we btc letting the best interests ~of ourselves and the business community in general, 4rhen we advertise In a paper whose editorial policy hat the effect ol tearing dowa  rather than building np the business interests of the country.  '  Yottri >Cety *trt������Iy-i,  (Sad.) THE HAETX BOOT & SHOE CO., LTD-     t p  & IX Palmer, Ftetltfcafc Local and Personal  Misses Nellie and Lily Wilson are  visitors with Cranbrook friends this  week.  Get your Good Friday supply of hot  cross buns at the Creston yBakery  ���������Bevt Norris.  QThe Presbyterian Ladies' Aid will  have.,a Shamrock Tea and sale of home  cooking in Speers' Hall. Thursday,  March 17th, from 3.30 to5.30. p.m.  GRA N D  SATURDAY, MARCH 12  EDITH ROBERTS  ���������-*.'-      in  ThfiArturahloSfiVdiro  I iiUteTiUHi UMivviii U^~9  The  lure of the trppics.  Man!    Man 1   She'  dancing darling!  Mrs. W--.P. Stark and  were week-end visitors  friends.  son   Arthur,  with   Nelson  ones a  WEDNESDAY, March  A Virile-Pulsed Drama  1ft  9   y������lsljyy  with Malcolm Hamilton  and Lillian Rich  PRICES:    25c. and 75c, for  this night only.  D.*1.~������     m\ll C~ ���������     !. ~     .    J    *���������.'-..    X* ,   x ax tx, ueeve K?ut������|/ e������ guuu iui' i/iie-ucsiij-  plexion, 10c. per cake at Manuel's, opposite Sevan's Garage.  The Union loaded out* three cars of  apples the early part of the week, this'  shipment pretty well cleaning out all  the held-bver fruit in the hands of  Uniop shippers.  A thre<j-day mission is announced  by Father Bessette in Holy Cross  Church, Creston, on .the evenings of  Thursday, Friday and Saturday* March 24th, 25th and 26th.  The vital statistics for February  show eight births, one marriage and.  two deaths���������the infant twin children  of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lewis.., Of the  the new arrivals' five were girl's. '  The usual Easter sale under the direction of-.the ladies of the. Methodist  Church, will be held in Speers' Hall,  Saturday,1 March 26th, 2.30 to 6 p.m.  Sewing, baking and afternoon tea.  W. V. Jackson was favored with reelection as the East Kootenay representative on the provincial executive of  the B.C. United Farmeas at tha annual convention at Vancouver last  month.  En route home from wintering at  the coast Mr. and Mrs. Ridgewell of  Rosetown, Sask., spent a few days last  week with Mr. and Mrs. D. J. Spiers.  Barring the abundance of mud they  were quite taken with the climate and  general appearance of Creston Valley.  Word has just reached CrevSton of  death last month of Mrs. W-ood, w4fe  of Rev. G. Si Wood* who was Presbyterian pastor here the latter part of  1917 and tip till Jntfe of 1918. Mrs.  Wood enjoyed a wide popularity both  iri" and out of the.congregation and her  LADIES!  Me are installing a complete line of Butterick's  Patterns complete in all sizes so you will not have to  wait for a Pattern when required.  This is a venture which costs its sever&l hundred  dollars, but it is a line not represented in the Valley,  and badly needed, amd it is entirely in your hands as  to whether we continue it or return thegoods.  Should the demand not warrant its  we will certainly return the line in full.  keeping same  passing will be heard with   regre,  many Creston friends.  Get your Good Friday sudply of hot  cross ouns ai   the.. Creston   Bakery���������  Bert Norris. "~"   ��������� .  Mrs. J. W. Hamilton left on Monday for -Victoria, whither she has been  summoned by the provincial "depart-;  ment of- health,-as a delegate to a conference at which it is hoped to organ-  a proyincial branch of. the Dominion  Child Health Welfare Seryice.  Health Nurse Miss McLnhan has this  week mfrved into hev permanent apart  ments which have been provided in  the remodelling of the Hendren work**;  shop on Vancouver street! Serviceable furnishings have been installed  and altogether the quarters are   quite  comfortable throughout.  *--,  The police court was rather a pooi-  reyenue producer' during *;February,  the gross intake from fines being ojnly  $52. Mr. Vaehon, however; #as:fair-  ly active obliging motorists with hew  license plates, his collections from that  source being $172, while the amusement tax was good for $57.  The February report of Miss Mc-  Luhan, tbe public health nurse, shows  the month to have been an exceptionally busv one. A total of 137 visits  weremade, 78 of "which were nursing  calls and 59 instructive. Her work also included the examination of 97  school children and: 17 child welfare  visits.  Rev. J. A. Varleyof Edgewood was  here on Thursday last in conference  with officials of Christ Church, talking  the situation over with a view of being  placed here as a resident rector. He  was so well taken with the jfield  that he has asked the Bishop of l������oot-  ehay to teansfer him to Creston, And  will probably- be installed as vicar  about the middle of April. \  Mr. and Mrs; C. M. Loasby of Sirdar  both of whom have .'been* patients at  the Cranbrook, hospital ^since the new  vear.-arrived fromitbat institution on  Thursday, on a short yisit to Mr. and  Mrs. Jas.:Cook..Mrs,. Loasby is^.feeling  almost as well as eyer, but C. M. still  travels a bit slow Jay? cane, and will  hardly be able to go back to work for  almost another month.  The season's hon������n^foi*_ the successful hatching oftear.ly clicks in quantity hi list be ��������� awai-d^d JtO; (Mrs.. C.O.  Rodgers' flock of Barred Rocks, one of  whieh is now n,������otlie,ring a clutch.of 12  heaithy chicksV whi^h )\rriv������?d on M.*������-~.  ch 8th." Earlier chicks there may*have  been but certainly ^hls showing of 32  out of 15 eggs is a refioi-d ' in   that   re  presentation here.      Popular   admission prices of 75c. and 50c. will  prevail:  Director McGee   promises   a   finished  amateur production of this wel!-knowi*  play, and as this is the first time Cres-y  ton Valley people have_ had a  bhance.  to in some tangible manner show their  good will toward the Lister people it is  hoped there will not be a ^vacant seat  in the Grand on the 21st.  Get your Good Friday supply of hot  cross buns at the Creston* Bakery  :���������Bert Norris. ..  Manager Bennett of the Bank, of  Commerce is just in receipt of a volume entitled, "Lettetsfrom the Fionf'  which will be highly prized* by all employees of the bank. The book contains the-pietures of -hundreds of the  bank staff who served in the great war  as well as a unique collection of letters  written home .by many r-bf the- boys  while serving in the ��������� trenches.���������**.,, The  book shows that 1701 Commerce men  served in the war, and of these 259 were  killed. Former.employees of the Creston branch who are mentioned in the  book include J. P. Baston, J. O. Dow,  A. L. Dundass, J. M. Crookston and  A. L. .Dsiyis, all of whom will be readily recalled by residents here of, eight  Vpa!'s' standing.  -iF<>B SAXE*---Jersey-ShOrthoin heifer,  due-to freshen March 28th,,,$100. W..  H. Gobbett, Creston.  p>T,Af;-nr Miwnwni     C.i\r*v~v~*ot o Fine  thoroughbreds from Wallach's birds,  that Won over 50 prizes last season.  Price, $5 each. P. jG. Ebbutt, Creston.  Fob, SAr.B-r-G0od butter cow, gentle,  half Jersey, to freshen March 30th, if  properly fed will give 12 pounds of  butter,a week/Carl Wigen. Wynndel,  B.C  Horse Cupping���������I am installing a  horse clipping machine "and. am. fully  prepared tp do work of this sort.  Prices $2 to $3. Morrow's Blacksmith  Shop, Creston.  Empire Waia >: Papers��������� W. ~ G.  Biinev, agent for Erickson, -Canyon  and Lister districts. Information avd  estimates will cost you nothing. Prop  a card to.me at Erickson.  LAND  CLEARING  ,x   ... JL   Jf-  aiiuOui niiiiiir iiieiji������������6i:5 were iiii I'  lOf  the March meeting'of the Liberal  Association, the bier feature of- which  was the .secretary's report on his recent visit to a number of*; the cabinet  ministers at Victoria..: A,particularly.  0-atifying-feature of the report was  the statement as to where Kootenay  Flats drainage matters had-.developed.  It seems that already the B.C. government has disposed of all. preliminaries and only awaits Word 'from the  U.S. authorities that., the Americans  are prepared to proceed in order to  get theengineers together in*.conference to .decide on the.best, plan of operations to enable the engineers to  definitely ascertain whether drainage  is feasible, and at what cost to both  countries.  'Slim' Lewis and Frank Lewis are  now open to take any contract for  clearing land. "Stumps pulled and left  on ground a specialty. Ail work done  in workmanlike manner, -Address,  General delivery, Creston,  V��������� _ *  "-���������.-","���������*--., ���������" .... .v    _,   .-..-. ...���������:���������~  TENDERS   FOB  CLEARING LAMP  Sealed tenders will be received up to  6 p.m., Wednesday, March 16. 1921;" for  stumping and ploughing li acres, being the addition to the Creston public  school grounds. Lowest not any tender not liecessarily accepted. All other  necessary information may be had  from S. A. SPEERS, Secretary Creston School Board.  COLT ASTRAY  There will be 1414 Patterns, prices stamped on  eachrranging from 20c. to 50c. each.  ��������������� ���������"   ������������������������������������-       ���������  '��������� v ���������      .*'���������������������������  Fashion sheets will be mailed you each month free  and we will have in   stock Butterick   Quarterlies and  Embroidery Books. '  These goods will be in stock in 10 days, direct from  Toronto, and we ask your co-operation in keeping this  line tp the front.    Call and see goods at any rate.  Two years old in May, dark brown  or-bay with a few white hairs in forehead. Reward to party returning  same or giving'information leading to  recoyery.    PAUL HAGEN, Wynndel.  Bolldsr & Gssstsieter  Late of His Majesty V Works Dept.  London ,SEngland.  BeaUie-Oatway, Ltd.  -am  Men's Shoes  All the outward   and visible signs assure that spring is  about due���������if not already hereto  stay.    With  the  prospective shedding of rubbers, overshoes, or winter  . footwear comos the necessity of outfitting your feet  for the "warmer weather.  We ha.ve anticipated your every need in Shoes,, both as to  1     comfortable, stylish and good-wearing makes, as well  as offering you these at price reductions as high as  three dollars a pair.    Here are a few sample values:  Men's Fine f)iw*t 8bo������������M iu the well-known Beatty Brawl--  Mahogany color, were l.r>.50, how      $10,50  "     10.50, now     8,50  AmeH-Holden   8hoes   for   M<*n, in   Black   Box  Kid   Blucher  stylo, were 10.50.* now    .... ...      8,25  Men's Ffeavy Work Boot* in Tan drain   Bluolier low whoeH,  wore 8.50,  now     I.J5  Mpi-'h 10 incih' tops, w*jiti* 10.50, now ���������    8.50.  We have a fine range of BOYS' SHOES  in stock at, reduced prices.  MAWSON   BROTHERS  Better Service General Merchants Lower Prices  spect fwit so early in -March.  There's nothing lots good ' for, the  Irish and thei* friends is thrtS slogan of  the ladies of Holy Cross Church who  are having a whist drive and dance, at  the Parish Hall on Thursday eyehing  next, St, Patrick's pay,, March 17th.  The admission is 75'cents .to gents aud  50 cents to ladies, which Includes sup  per. Cards are at 8 prompt, withdanc-  iogdue to start at 11. ��������� There will be  good music, and caed mille-falthae.  All girls between t,heiiges of 13and 20  are asked to at tend tt meeting at the  apartments of Nutise McLuhan on  Monday night at 7.550, at -which it is  hoped senior, intermediate and junior  classes iii home nun-ring, ,first and second year hospital nursing, as well as  domestic science can be organized with  a big membership. .It is hoped to get  the classes^going atori<'C,'������nd it is hoped all the girls interested will be nut  on Monday night.  The residence of' Chas* Moore was  choked with company on l<Yidn,v njght  when the Young P-pople's Club had  their Nemi-monthly meetirig, which  toolf the form of a social ��������� evening of  music -ind various aimiHCiuer|tH. An  appreciated miiHicaI number whj. the  Instrumental quartette by Misses,Rose  Oherrington and Haisel Hobden (violins) Mr.'OJh^nl:ltil)h>('ficll^^).'������nrl'VMiNa  Lillian Chen W|{toiii? pterin. ,rV\\f next  jifiW������Ving"inopi'tbefflith lit tho...;'*3MUiAl-  ���������plrie^honrie.   ',,���������'-' :> ',;    ' -.,   :Z,..-'  ��������� OohHt. Petty. whiVhiiM been inchavgt*  of tlie U^O.M.P. (h*������t^ohineii>ii.t*; Ih'est-  ton the past- two nionthi*., bun been  tranrtferivd to PerdiD, and is tmcoetMl-  el in coimniind by Sergt. Searle, who  took 'ovor the* bai-mfkH at tho ������nd. of  hint vv'������'������*k. Ooir^t1,'an<} Mrs. Summer-  Hitld havf^lHo iH������en tivrtiisfeirnd, their  ���������leHtinnlion heiiiK Cranbrook. Sergt.  Swarle is accompanied by his wife and  Mih. Seai-le'm mojh������r, who will visit  het-o for a jphm-tytfriu1. CntiHt. Hnd-  bourwi'opliir-cH (*oriBt. Suinmi-ilhiu.  "Tony, the Convict," a ilvo-aca  im������l-  0(bau>a,   will     lie   prtiHUtiUjd   at   (he  flmtid   TI������?������M*  on     Monclny   nlgh������,  \ March. 2\nt  by   the   tin^i- ���������AuitH,eiir  j tirumatic (jlnciet^.     The play Sh being  j put on at Lister to-morrow   night and  j any weaknoHK there may la? In the pro  ductloo will   be   remedlod   before   it������  m  WAKTED���������UVed set of- spring tooth  harrows.    C. G. Bennetts  .Eggs Fob hATCHiNO^���������Barred: Bocks  $l,5Q;per sitting.   J.   Veness, Greston.  Fpi|t SaXjTB���������Several cows and heif-  ei-a*,;- suitable as. milkers, C. Blaic  Erickson. ,-yy...   *. *.*,'������������������ -.j..jP  '   '%  y?.-?  tF-bfiiSAtB:���������Extra good 5-year old  hiat-e,-weighs under 1200 lbs. C. ^tlair.,  Erickson.:^" - -.tr .j?j. ...--..- Z\ ZZ .*-���������'���������;���������  ��������� "-'A.:'.--?-- ���������" ���������     : * :   ' '���������<     *     :  -- PlANQ: Fob SAXsB-T-Mason & Risch  piano, $350, half cash. A. L.: Palmer.  Erickson.  Incubator Fob SALE~Chatbani,  156-^gg incubator, in good---shape, $15;  F.R. Smith. Creston.  Eggs Fob HTM?CHiNi3-^Rose��������� Oomb  White Wyandotte eggs, 15 for $1.50���������  F; W. Ash. Creston.  ��������� Incubator For. SaIl^���������Chatham,  120-egK capacity, in fii-st-olass shape,  $15,   W. H. Kemp. Erickson.  Fob Sale���������10 White Leghoriti hens,  good layers. $10takes   them.     J.. W.  Veness,, Creston.  : Horses Fob SAt,E~Ranch horses,  also some well-matched teams. 3000 to  3400 lbs. e$oh. Canyon City Lumber  Co., Ltd.. Creston.  Work by Day\or Contract  Estimates cheerfully given  Z- .'',��������������������������� We guarantee, satisfaction^  BoxSS       v   CRE-WTDNZB.C.  (Section^*);  MCaT  Iu the.  e. matter of Lots 158 arid 159. of  Lot Sl-tv GrOupTr Map'������2il, Kootenay District.  Proof having been filed in my office,  of the^Qss of Certificate of Title No..  4787Tto the abbye-mentioneeiliands iti  the name nf John M. Butler, and beai-*-  ing date the 21st March. 1917. I heireby  pive notice of riiy intention at the expiration of one calendar month fro������������'  the first publicatihn hereof to iskuet*V  the said John M. Butler a fresh Oer*.  tiflcate.of Title in lieu of such Ibst,Certificate: Anv person haVinj^iiny in"-  formation vi;ith refereticfe to such le������st  Certificate . of Title is request*^ U*  communicate with the underaigned,  Dated nt the Land Registry Qffiiif..  Nelson, B.C.. this 7th day of Mareh:  A.D. 1021   E.S* STOKES,  District Registrar of Titles.  Date of first piiblic&tibpr March 11.1021.  - r---.z--    - ...  OU  AT  !��������� ii II pull'  Made   from   selected  stock, and guaranteed  to     give    satisfactory;  , * wear. ���������       , ���������.���������'���������!��������� ���������-  ��������� /������,���������     ��������� ���������4llZ?,,*������^      "mm~-~mf     'Wmmmmmi     ' ������\^' ~hm~7  GRNKRAL  MERCHANT.  I  m  A  41  ' f  SK

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