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 rt*     ?<���������'*   -���������-**.',-  *Zgi&,'  v .CM***"       ->  >"t V ? i* /* i^* '^������*'.,  O'-.V <  nnxTxy  -���������J*���������r.  '"   u'���������>'"������������������ -  ''l'.  . -Jl' A~������  < ."at  -  " 1  rl*.  A  V'R  S  >  x /  ������  lfAamm^x-JJmfi    ��������� Bm.P   ^&Zjr   JL, ^g  1> TTS7 YT?^OaT  Vol. XIII.  CRESTON, B. C., FBIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1921  No. 43  - Canyon City had it colder over the  week-end than at any time all last  winter. On Sunday morning the mercury registered three below zero.  Fred Browell, who has been making  headquarters at Lethbridge. Alta., of  late, arriyed here on Sunday. ��������� He  states Lethbridge had a touch of 30 be.  low on Saturday night.  Matt. Clayton and family are indulging in riotous living at present,  due to the good luck of the man of the  house getting a fine buck deer on Saturday.  T. Hickey haa just been engaged as  woods foreman for the Canyon City  Lumber Co., Ltd., and has gone to  work. He has a crew of about twenty  men under him, and if tbe present  sleighing holds will very shortly be  busy on the log haul.  J. B. Winlaw is opening up his camp  near here, and will employ a small  crew all winter. A. G. Samuelson.has  secured a pole cutting contract from  the Winlaw firm, that will keep him  busy this season.  T. Peppeidine left at the first of the  week for Calgary, Alta., where  he wilt spend the winter, and ss accompanied by his sister, Mrs. Bateman.  Mr. Editor, yon made rather a serious mistake in Canyon news last wee ������",  in chronicling the wedding of Mi*. Pochin. Instead of giving the bride's  name as Miss it should haye read Mrs.  Ruby Tregasfces.  .This week we have another wedding  of interest to Canyon people to chronicle, that of the marriage of Miss Bessie White, a former well-known yonng  lady of Canyon, who was wedded last  week at Nelson to Hector -OoWie of j  CalgaryY^ta., to 'whicK' city. ih,e]  newly-maided couple we������t an their  .- honeyrooontrip.    :-���������  "> -   -"--'-I ���������*ttjrSr*-T.'5-     rir    ���������-���������- "  .     .    r r   -r���������^.V      r^.t-rMZmn. tt       . -x    '    -      r-������r  the remaining $15 is being held as a  reserve fund for other cases of need.  Anyone with castoff clothing, shoes,  rubbers, etc., to spare, and willing to  donate these things to those in need in  Southern Alberta, is asked to bring  them to the library any Saturday  afternoon, and they will be forwarded  to Lethbridge.  The Institute hope to haye their  cook book on sale next month. .It  will contain only the yery best cf tried  recipes���������everyone haying sent in the  finest they know���������and it should be  well worth tiie 50 cents charged for it.  Members are reminded Of the annual  meeting on Friday, December 9th. at  which the officers for next year wilt be"  elected. All wishing to be able to vote  at this election should not overlook  the fact that the annual membership  fee of 50 cents must be paid prior to  the balloting.  R. Be Staples is  Liberal Candidate  Gennett Records  10-inch, reg. $1.00  row 75c.  Mawson Brothers  von polHs-flow' posted*^ the' school,'  as well as at Erickson postoffice. There  aiY nwuei  unisiexi    xtta - ttj.  Llm.  have np till Srturday night to still enroll, and it is likely at least another  dozen will be added this week.  The annual- meeting of the United  Farmers called for last Saturday night  had to be postponed until the first  Saturday night in December, -when  new officers will be elected.  Women's tnsMutB  In the absence of the president it  develoyed upon Mrs. Lyne to take  change of the November meeting of  the Women's Institute, which was  held on Friday afternoon, with a fair  turnout of members. The feature of  the meeting was a timely paper by  Mrs; Downs on "The New Woman."  which was a statement of case founded largely on information gathered on  her recent year's sojourn" in the Old  Country. The lighter side of the session was furnished by Mrs. Oatway  who was popularly received in her  recitation, "Bringing up the other  woman's child."  . The purely business feature of the  meeting was the report on the sale of  poppies on Armistice Dav. The total  cash intake was $50.80, of which sum  but one dollar ivas expended in their  mannfantuie. 400 poppies were made  by about a doxen ladies, - and all were  sold. Had this quantity been bought,  as was originally intended, from the  French Children's LiMgue, they would  have cost $21���������at the rate of 0 cents  !mii���������������������therefore the Women's Institute have forwarded that amount to  Ottawa for that purpose. $10 of the  balance has been forwarded the Brit-  tania Beach disaster relief fund,   and  Columbia  Records  10-inch, reg. $1.00  now 85c.  12-inch, reg. $1.������5  now $1.25  Mawson Brothers  The second convention of the snport-  ers of the Liberal-party in West Kootenay���������necessitated by the withdrawal  from the fight of Dr. Hamilton of  Revelstoke---at Nelson on Thursday  last, unanimously chose Roy B. Staples of Cieston as the Liberal standard  bearer in this constituency, and after  returning to ; Creston., Fiiday. and  clearing up considerable pressing private business, Mr.-Staples left on Sunday for Nelson, and is now vigorously  prosecuting an pf {necessity short but  ail the shore vigorous campaign at  other points in the riding.  Coincident with the selection of Mr.  Staples as   caudidate.   local   Liberals  mof vxm 'WmvA.xm.vrtivmXv^    tvat    ..tn.-.     xit-^txttKtjrt  in to perfect.the-Liberal organization  at all points from JJoswell to Kitchener, and at another meeting on Tues-'  day night reports were in from every  polling subdivision at this end of the  riding that not only were the workers  busy, but that the^unselicited offers of  help and pledges of votes for Staples  were so numerous and outspoken that,  notwithstanding his late appearance  in the field the whirlwind eamgggign  that is being put up is bennd to roll  up a vote in the home section of his  constituency that will go a long way  in taking care of the majorties the  other two candidates are expecting in  the areas in which they are best  known.       ^  In addition to the enthusiasm everywhere manifest latest word reaching  Creston Libera? headquarters is equal -  ly optimistic. Organization has everywhere beep speedily effected and a:  brigade of enthusiastic Liberals are  working overtime eto assure Staples'  return. The outstanding ability of  Mr. Staples both as a business "man  and farmer has an appeal everywhere,  and especially in Creston Valley  where* these excellent qualifications  are so widely and personally known.  Mr. Staples' int*euticn is to s^end  practicallv all his time at as many  points in the extensive riding as it is  possible to visit, but a series of meetings on his behalf is being- arranged  for ail Valley points next week, witb  a monster closing rally in the Grand  Theatre on the eye of polling���������Monday, Dec. 5th.  BJmimr  With polling day hardly ten days' distant iiis  high time serious attention shonid be given to  the claims upon whieh the candidateginthie constituency are appealing for support.  As to tbe old Hne parties���������aa the Liberals atid  Conservatives are fatniiiarily termed���������like the  poor, they have been always with' as, and their  aims and besots are Quite well fenown toiSklL  Under tfae-mroufiaetan-Bes they can be passed over in order t$ giye'careful scrutiny to tKe. new-  to^y^^'^^^^mtiori.; the   FarmerrLaber  of railroad employees, including callbqys, messengers, pick and shoyel men, as well as skilleSsHa-  bor.    These are official figures.  Has the average farmer in the Valley anything in common With the average railway employee who, without risking any financial invest-  H. H. Currie. president of the Nelson G.W.V.A., addressed the Lister  local on Satuiday night, at' the regular monthly meeting.       '  - Jos. W. Bel!  was a   Nelson visitor  oyer the weekend.  Messrs. Jos. Speers and A. W,  Thomas, were week-end visitors at  Lister, guests of C. H. Phillips.  Tbe local smithy, owned by Harry  Brown, which has been closed- several  weeks, has" re-openen.  Te. W. Humphrey, Farmer-Labor  candidate, was the chief speaker at a  meeting of the settlers on Saturday  afternoon last at the schooihou&e.  Others who addr-sssed the, gathering  were Messrs. Guy Constable and Jss.  Adlard of Creston, and Mr. Norcross  of Nelson. There were a number of  auto visitors from Creston at the meeting.      ^  Zero has been the prevailing temperature in this section almost eyery  night the past week but invariably  clearing nicely during the day and  sending the mercury up' to at least 32.  A meeting has been called for Tuesday, Noy. 29th, in the schoolhouse, of  those who took part in the presentation of **Tony, the Convict," last season. Any other desirous of taking  part in amateur theatricals are cordially invited.  Announcement will- be made next  issue of the date of a concert, managed  by five ladies and gentlemen,'in aid of  a less fortunate citizen.  I  -"-uceut, aiiu oy laucnng on������y  ������ifeht hoars per. day,,  of almost $1500  draws down an average salary  "p���������"T Stiiuuiu.  What Will Happen So Freight Rates  party. *-- ^-*  ''%- *  y-.r-.r! x'id*.  A  ~ sv.3*ag������  "mm*  car:  The Terms* 'Farmer9 andyLahor9      *  The meaning of the word Farmer, as applied  to a class is well defined. Farmers have defin  ite aims aud definite needs and. fortunately, because farming is & basic industry, the aims and  needs are identical with the beat interests of the  nation; a fact that has always been recognized.  The meat ing of the word Labor, as applied to  a class or party, is much more complex. Labor  itself is divided into classes whose interestsi-'ajp������  so far removed from each other that they have  absolutely nothing in common.  The railway  conduotor who payls an income  tax rn $4000.00 salary has  no interest in com-,,  raon with the man   who   will  consider, himself  lucky this winter if he oan secure a job in the  woods swamping at $2.75 per dayY  One of the main factors in the coat of the ne-  oestities all must buy is the present high cost of  transportation. Freight rates are exhorbitant  largely because the railway companies a*e unable toopex'ate without showing a deficit, and  the. big item in the cost of operation is the wages  now being paid to railroad employees.-  Cannot Mount Two Horses      *���������  ts It is obvious then that the interests of the  lumberjack���������one branch of the Labot* party���������  cannot be furthered without the probability of  detrimentally interfering with the interests of  the railroad employee wbo belongs to another  branoli of the Labor party.  In other words tlie Labor candidate may, if  the opportunity is given him, effectively take  care of one seotion of the Labor party but it. is  impossible to conceive how he o&-\ tn,\$e care of  the needs of all branches of the Labor party.  Farmers should realize which seotion of the  Labor party Mr. Humphrey will represent if e\  eoted, and the answer is easily sooured. Any  candidate will devote his timo .tp furthering the  interests of the people or party who elect them  and if tne Labor candidate is elected in this constituency his election will be due entirely to the  fact that he has been able to poll a solid railroad  vote. This is admitted by all parties, including  the Labor men themselves.  Whom Will Mr, Humphrey Serve !  Having arrived at the conclusion that Mr  Humphrey expects to go to Ottawa to take oaro  of the interests of railroad employees let us ask  the question? Is there any possible chance of his  doing this and at the same time serving the  farmers?  The wages of   railroad   employees   have   increased from an average yearly salary of $700 in  lOl^f to a 1020.avcruKO of $1-147.00, this anwmntv  - heing the average wage per annum .of a,ll classes  ��������� ���������  '   . -        '    ,     *��������� . ' "''*.'*' '������������������*.���������'���������'?   ������������������ ���������..  lokd of apples ta Medicine Ha^mSerfe  our nearest shipping���������points,' is 05 cents pfer box.  Tlie cost of transporting a car 'load of'apples to  Winnipeg���������possibly onr largest single market���������  costs between $500.00 and $600.00. These are  fixed charges, and are independent of, and ad- /  ditional to, tbe cost of production. From this it  is evident that transportation costs are the  largest single factor in reducing, ranoh costs.  We are told that it is impossible to reduce this  tremendous expense without reducing the wage  bills of the railroads. _  How About the Farmer's Wife '.',,.'������������������  When.we speak of farmers, or Farmers parties,  ���������especially at election time, we have to consider  farmers' wives. It is noticed that one of tbe  planks iir the platform of the Farmer-Labor  party calls, for equal pay for equal work for men  and women. It will be interesting to hear an  explanation of how this plank will apply to farm  women.  Some of the women in this district that we  know of spend the regulation eight hours per  day helping with the outside work and, judging  by the tidy appearance of their homes and of  their children must spend another eighteen  hours with household duties. Surely the farm  , woman who does twenty-six hours' work in  twenty-four hours does at least equally as much  work as tha railroad engineer. Does Mr. Humphrey propose that shose women shall receive the  same pay?  It seems quite apparent, too, that if they are  to receive the same pay, equality can only be  brought about by revising the wages of railroad  employees downward, and it wouldv be* a good  plan for every rancher arid every rancher's wife  to ask themselves the question, Is Mr. Humphrey being supported by railroad employees  with, the expectation that he will endeavor to  benefit the farmers in this constituency by reducing the waftes of' the men whom he claims are  giving him more or less undivided support?.  Farmer-Labor Combination Impossible  Ir it not perfectly clear that in the Farmer-Labor party there has been attempted an impossible combination. It is equality dear that in  asking for tbe support of two classes whose interests are dirootfy opposite to eaob other, and  in return for that support promising to take care  of both farmers and railroad men. Mr. Hum  phrey is attempting the impossible.  Admitting tbe truth of this statement;, i,nd it  seems to us most reasonable, we leave -it to tbe  common sense of the farmers and farmers' wives  to answer the question, Which of tbe two will  get the most attention from the Farmer-Labor  candidate; tbe farmer or the railroader.  Innottwlby UbomlAHOOciatloB,l*MbHdty Ckjramlttoen,  ^a*  Dr. Rose Meetings  The attention of our readers is  drawn to the advertisement in this  issue of the meetings to be held in the  Creston district by Dr. Rose, caudi-  nute for the West Kootsnay. riding,  supporting the Meighen Government.  Although from surf nee indications  the political situation has. been quiet  in this vicinity, strong committees  have been at work for some time in  the camps of tho different poHticnl  parties.  The executive committees of the  candidate supporting the Meighen  candidate have been meeting regularly, aud at a meeting held la^t Monday  evening it Is reported' that an ajr of  high enthusiasm and confidence marked the proceedings, and it was conceded by Iill parties that Dr; Rose, - sup.  porting the Melghfen'-Goyemment iind  Protection, wonldhead' the polls *fith  a large majority.  It In'understood that Dr; Roue will  personally ttpeak at all the meetings  arranged. .       .....   ������������������*, ���������-*.*.���������  ���������The residence of James.: Artxeii was  totally destroyed by fire on Wednesday uight last, a defective,stove 'pipe  being the cause. -   r  Mrs. B. Johnson and daughter. Mil-  ^i^g^S^^ffrlh Craabrook on_.  ������������***���������    ������**������- -iyZy^'   <��������� -=-:.-*/���������<*"- - -  " Mrs; Menard and ,-fOur ^children of  Cranbrook arrived in Hitcuener ou  Friday to join Ms. Menard, who is employed by the Sash & Door. Co.   .  Frank Heise of Cranbrook was a business visitor at Kitchener a few days  at the end of the week.  Lionel- Forrester, who has been  away from Kitchener for several  months, arrived back home on Monday.  Mr. Woodma n returned Monday  after spending several days in Cranbrook.  Miss Schmidt ttpent a few days last  week, visiting with Cranbrook friends.  Mrs. George Johnson and daughter  of Creston were visitors with Kitchener friends. Wednesday.  Mr. and Mrs^G. A. Hunt were Creston callers on Wednesday and Thursday last.  Mr. Hans of Kuskanook was  brought down from Kitchener mountain on Monday, where he was found  by trappers, and was in a precarious  condition, having been without food  for five days.  T J. B90^|^H[^^^S^HH^9  it  f~>r  it*  V"r*  ���������Ji  %<���������  L*>  ft  rl  I;?:*  TFTF7?     T?'F,VTP1W,> v f!T?irprroV. '... B.      ^  Soothes Irritable Throat  Relieves Bronchitis Quickly  Mo Drugs to Take, No Medicine to Up-  ������������������--������������������  set  Stomach.      Just  Breath������  "Catarrhozone"  Count ten���������a bad cold 13 relieved by  Catarrhozone���������wait one minute and  you will feel it3 soothing influence on  a sore irritated tliroat. No failure  with "Catarrhozone"���������it is effective  because you can breathe a healing  vapor to the very spot that needs help.  The big thing to remember about Catarrhozone is this���������you just breathe a  healing piney vapor that is full of the  purest balsams, that is rich in the  greatest healing agents known to  science.- This wonderful vapor dispels all soreness, kills all germs, gives  nature a chance to completely destroy  the disease. Colds and throat  troubles can't last if the pure healing  vapor of Catarrhozone is breathed.  Catarrh will disappear, bronchial attacks will cease, coughs and winter  ills will become s*. thing of the past.  Complete outfit lasts two months,  price $1.00, smaller size 50c, sample  size 25c, all dealers or the Catarrhozone Co., Montreal.  ������  lhe  Homesteaders  ��������� BY ���������  ROBERT J. C. STEAD  Published By Special Arrangement With thc Author.  (Continued)  The boy, stood helpless in this eon-  fliction. He had always thought of  difficulties arising between people, between neighbours, friends, or members of a family because one party  was right and the other wrong. It  was his first experience of those far  more strategic quarrels where both-  parties are right, or seem to be right.  He knew something of the depth of  the nature of his parents, and he knew  that beneath an undemonstrative exterior they cherished in secret a love  proportionate to the strength of their  characters. But the long course  down which they had walked together  seemed now to be separating, through  neither will nor power of their own;  it was as though straight parallel  lines ^suddenly turned apart, and  neither lost its straightness la. the  turning.  So he comforted. bis mother with  such words as he could. .Loyalty to  his father forbade' laying any of the  blame on thoste shoulders, and to  blame his mother was unthinkable; se*  with unconscious wisdom he spoke not  of blame at all. Presently it occurred to him to think of his mother's  departure as temporary only, and with  }oy he found that she readily accepted the notion.  "Of course, while we are away, why  shouldn't you have a visit?" he said.  "Here you have been chained down  to this farm ever since I can remem-  Liver Pains  Pains under the shoulder  blades tell of liver ckraiigcmenU.  Other indications are sallow  complexion, indigestion, constipation, biliousness and bilicm headache*},  The quickest way to arouse the  liver to healthful action is by use  of Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills.  Continued use will insure lastin-g  relief, correct the whole digestive  system and purify the blood.  Mr,!. Wm. B~rlf.n. Hanover,  Ont, "writes:  ���������**���������*- "Tor *orne i}r~������ 1 vii-wA from Irver  IrefMible. Th<**r<������ **'*. - h~rr), b***rma-  dtowi feeling >r������ -my b������ck which I could  r<o1 Ret rid of, Some one *dvised me  ������o Try Dr. CJ*������mi'������ KiUn-y-jUveT P������II������.  I did to* -ti'} fowl ihem eicelkn',  Th* drag-jin* feeling in my buck di������-  ������pp**r*d nnd 1 felt mtK-fe heaefiHed  generally, I have gi-eti! c������nfidetK������j in  Dr,   CJ)4������������*������   Kidney-Live**-   Pill������,   nnd  ft)w*ys leep ������hem os������ htia. for j-eneml  . **  tue,  Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills,  one pill a dtaiw!*, 25c a box, all  dealers,  or Edmonson,  Bates &  G>��������� Limited, Toronto.  w.  1-.    A.    1306  ber, and before. We can easy enough  arrange about the cows; and Bill can  V*������/>o-*i������**J    ���������nrr-S+'Vft    rfe\M-    *-v*    4-V**-a    **i<*i*,T'r������'KV'i*"m*w������e������      *w*  WVM*U       J.J,*~JxJt     VA*U      ** ������**a"U      UV4QMWI/U4M)       -~~X  batch, and you can just have a good  trip and a good rest, and nobody needs  it more. And* then, when I get settled on my own homestead, you'll  come and keep house for xne, won't  you?"  "You're sure you'll want me?" she  asked, greatly comforted by his mood.  "Perhaps you'll be getting your own  housekeeper, too.'*  g������Not while I can have you," he answered. "You'll promise, won't  you? Nothing that has happened, or  can happen, will,, keep you from making my home -yours, will 3t? * And  when Dad gets settled again, and gets  all these worries off hiB mind, then  things'll be different, and you'll come,  even if he is there?"  ���������"Yes, I'll come, -even if he* is there,  if you ask me," she promised.  Harris did not come back that night.  A light rain came up, and he accepted  the excuse to sleep at' Riles'. The  truth was, he* feared for his resolution if it should, be attacked by both  his wife and son. Surrender now  would be mere weakness, and weakness was disgrace; and yet he feared  for himself if put to the test-again.  So he stayed at Riles', and the two  farmers spent much of the night over  their plans. It had been decided that  they were to leave within the next  couple of days, but Harris broke the  news that his wife was going on a  visit, and that arrangements would  have to be made for the care of the  farm. He carefully concealed the  fact that Mary was leaving against his  will, or as a result of any difference.  Such an admission would have damaged him in the estimation of Riles,  who would have put it down to weakness. In Riles's code no insubordination should be tolerated from man or  beast, but least of all from a wife. He  would have found ready means to suppress any such foolishness.  Riles took the suggestion of a few  days' delay with poor grace.        ,  "Yes, an' while you're chasing up  an' down fer a housekeeper the Yankees get all the homesteads. They're  comin' in right now by the trainload,  grabbin' up every thin' in sight. We'll  monkey round here till the summer's  over, an' then go put an' get a sand  farm, or something like. Couldn't  your wife do her visitin' bo other  time?"  "I'll tell you, Riles," aaid Harris,  who had no desire to pursue a topie  which might lead him into deep  water, "you go ahead out and get the  lay of the land, and I'll follow you  within a week. I'll do that, for sure,  and I'll stand part of your expenses  for going ahead, seels' you will be  kind o' representin' me."  The last touch was a stroke of diplomacy. The suggestion that Harris  should pay part of his expenses swept  away Riles' bad humour, and he  agreed to go on the date originally  planned, and get what he called "a  beds on the easy money," while Harris completed his arrangements at  home.  He was to get '"a hede on the easy  money" in a manner which Harris  little suspected.  When Harris returned home the  next forenoon he found that Mary had  already left for Plainville. He sat  down and tried to think, but the house  was very quiet, and the silence oppressed him. . . . He looked at  his watch, and concluded ho had still  Jime to reach Plainville before the  train would 'leave. But that would  mean surrender, and surrender n?eant  weakness. i  CHAPTER XII.  A Whiff of New Atmosphere  Riles found the journey westward a  tiresome affair. His was a soul devoid of enthusiasm over Nature's  wealth or magnitude, and th������ view of  the endless prairie excited in him no  emotion other than a certain vague  covetousness. It was his first long  rail journey in oyer twenty years, but  his thoughts wero on the cost of travel  rather than on tho wonderful strides  which had been made in its comfort  and convenience. Riles ludulgod in  no such luxuries as sleeping-car  berths or meals served in tho diner,  and two nights in a crowded day-  coaoh, with such hasty raeala as could  bo bought for a quarter at wayside  stations, made tho journey a -somewhat exhausting ono. Back in jthe  observation oar, sleek commercial  travel]era, well groomed and well  dressed and"1 envoloped :ln comfortable  self-satisfaction, gravely discussed  politics, business or real ewtato, or exchanged the latest t.U-bitfi of wit accumulated In their travels. Riles  probably could have bought and paid  for tho worldly possessions of tho  wholo group, and havo still a comfortable balance ta thc bank. Rut a  ���������sleeper berth cost tho prko of two  bWihelH of wheat, and even in a good  year Riles" crop seldom exceeded ton  thousand bushclfl.  Ah fate would have it, RUer- selected as the banc of hl't horoeutead oper-  a'lonfl the very foothill town to ���������which  Beulah Harris had come a few weeks  before. He nought out the cheapest  hole), i.ik) h:\vUiti thro wo h\n tew be-  lon������Jtu������) on the bed, betook hlmnclf  to the barroom, whleb rseemotl tho  chief centre of activity, not only of  the hotel ItHelf, but of tho Utile town,  Men were lined three deep against  the eapaclouft bar, Hlioutlng, ftwearlng  and Blntflnft, and upending their money  | with an abandon net to be found in  mSJH/yrmtrefl, Rlle'i wa������ no great i������tu-  dent of human nature; he had a keener ������ye Cor a fionio than n tallow-mnn,  i bull the moUey crowd Interentod and,  In a certain way, amuned him. T^and*  ueekerH, wome lr������ ovi-raiio and flannel  ahjrtfl, Ror^e In ready-marten with dirty  celluloid f������.o1lcnr������ and *,li**;m, rtaudy fleet*-:  ARE *OU A MOTHER?  S4i������>nt*VAm.  -vFrxmm XU-m-ai   IT-- VI.    tx r.  Her������ is How to Take Proper  ''.''"'" Cars ������f It  Hamilton, Ont.���������"3 was advisefi by  d practical srar&e to take Dr. Pierce's  Favorite Prescription as a tonic dur-  3ng expectancy  and J have had  ������very reason to  be grateful for her  advice, because  it kept sne in perfect health and I  iad practically no  Buffering. Doctor  Pierce's Favor-  Ste Prescription not only, benefits  tho smother but J am positive the  tho child is- benefited, too. I would  ������o���������t hesitate to recommend Dr..  Pierce's Favorite Prescription to  ������very expectant mother."���������Mrg, O.  Spike, "46 Hess St. N. ....  ARE YOU  FKAIL?  Read This  London, Out.-���������"I take great pleas-  tire ta recommending l������r. Pierce's  Favorite Prescription ae I received  great benefit from its use. I have  always been 3n frail and delicate  health. 1 married late ln���������lifo and  3 was in my fortieth year before  ���������becoming a mother. Dr. Pierce's  Favorite Prescription carried me  safely through. My lovely little girl Is  aow four years old. 3 still take Favorite Prescription when I feel the  toast bit weak or rundown and it  always builds me ux>."���������Mrs. J, "3.  Baldry, 237 Clarence St.  What Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription has done for other mothers,  St will do for you. Get lt this very  day from your neighborhood druggist in either liquid or tablet form,  and write Dr. Pierce's Invalids' Hotel  in Buffalo, N. Y., for free confidential medical advice or aend 10c  to Dr, Pierce's Laboratory, Bridge-  burg, Ont.������ for trial pkg. tablets.  ���������big, powerful men with the muscle*)  and manners of the horse���������and others,  ligTater of frame, who apparently made  an easier and better living by the employment of their brains; cowboys in  schaps and sun-burn and silk handkerchiefs; ranches, stately English and  French stock, gentlemen still five  thousand miles from the place of their  breeding; lumbermen and river-drivers, iron bodies set with quick, combative Intellects; guides, locaters,  freighters, land dealers, gamblers,  sharks, and hangers-on wove back and  forth plying the shuttle from which  the fabric of a new nation must be  wreugntT  Riles debated with himself whether  the occasion justified the expenditure  of ten cents for a drink when a hand  was placed on his shoulder, and a  voice said, "Have one with me neighbour." He found himself addressed  by a man of about his own age, shorter and somewhat lighter of frame and  with a growing hint of corpulence.  The stranger wore a good pepper-and-  salt suit, and the stone on his finger  danced like real diamond.  "Don't mind if I do, since y' mention it,'.' said Riles, with an attempted  smile which his bad eye rendered  futile. One of the bartenders put  something in his glass which cut all  the way down, but Riles speedily forgot it in a more exciting incident. The  man in thc pepper-and-salt suit had  laid half a dollar on the bar, and no  change came back. Riles congratulated himself on his own narrow escape.  "You'll be looking for load?" inquired the stranger, when both were  breathing easily again.  "Well, maybe I am, and maybe I  ain't," Bald Riles guardedly. He had  heard something of tho ways of confidence men, and was determnied not  to be taken for an easy mark.  "A man of Borne judgment, I see,"  said his new acquaintance, quito unabashed. "Well, I don't blamo you  for keeping your own counsel. The  rush or people and money into the  West has brought all kinds of floaters  in its train. Why"���������with growing  confidence���������"the othor night "  What happened the other night remained untold, Cor at that moment  came a clattering of horse's hoofs on  the wooden walk at tho door, and a  moment later a gaily arrayed cowboy  Todo right into tho room, his horse  prancing and bodying from sido to  side to clear the crowd away, then  facing up to the bar as though it wore  bin manger. Riles expected trouble,  and was surprised when the feat evoked a cheer from the bystanders.  "That's Horseback Goorge," said tho  man in the peppor-and-Rait. "Thoy  say ho sleeps \m his horse. Rides  right Into the bar as n matter of  nourso, and maybe shoots a fow bottles off tho nholvoft as a demonstration  before he goes out. Rut he always  settles, and nobody minds his pecu-  HarUioB,"  Horseback George treated himself  twice, proffering each glass tS his  horwo before touching it himself, and  stroking with one hand the animal's  ears, as he raised the liquor to his  lips. Then he threw a bill at the  bartender and, with a wild whoop,  slapped the horse's legs with his hat,  and dashed at a gallop out of the  bar-rora and away down the trail:   .  The stranger was about to resume  his conversation when a big fellow  nearby shouted In a loud voice, "Come,  pard, set "er up. Who'3 drinkin* with  me?"  No one answered, and the big man  looked about the crowd with a deepening scowl.  "So you're not drinkin*?" he said.  "Fill two glasses, pard, and set 'em  right there." He turned his back to  the bar, resting his elbows on it, and  surveyed the crowd contemptuously,  meanwhile chewing a mouthful of tobacco with a rapid, swinging motion  of the jaw.  "Guess you fellows don't know who  I am," he said.     "4 "  "No, and don't give "a .-damn," said  a lumberjack nearby.  "Well, you will before you're  through. You're goin* t' drink with  me, an' you'll drink with both hands  on the glass. Come up an' take your  med'clne." Aa he spoke his han������3  rested on his hip-pocket.  The head bartender poked him in  the ribs. "No gun play here," he  said.   - "You're not in Montana now."  "I guess I know where I am," he retorted. "An' what d'ye think I pack  a gun for? T* tell the time by? This  (not printable) is goin' V drink with  me, or I'll fix. hisa so'a you c:n see  through him both ways.'* With the  word he whipped out a revolver and  fired into the floor at the lumberjack's  feet, while a considerable part of the  crowd scurried for the-'door.  "Put up your gun, you (equally unprintable)," shouted the lumberjack,  throwing his hat on the floor, "and I'll  crack, your slats quicker'n you can  count 'em."  "It's all right, Pete," said the bartender, addressing the lumberjack.  "You can lick him hands down, but  that won't pay the bills if you get in  the road of a bullet. Now you,"  turning to the other, "stow that artillery, an' stow it quick, or I'll call tho  Mounted Police."  For answer the stranger took a  handful of tobacco from his mouth,  and with a swing of his arm plastered it over the mirror behind the bar.  "That for the Mounted Police," he  said. "Now there's goin' t' be some  drinkin' or some shootin', an' maybe  a little o' Jfroth." He ploughed the  floor with another bullet, and the  crowd .again-visibly... thtmaed ��������� away,-  Riles had backed into a corner; the  man In the pepper-an-salt suit had disappeared.  Having no weapon, the lumberjack  kept his distance, but it epithets could  kill his bullying provoker would have  been carried out -a corpse. The man  with tho revolver, on the other hand,  seemed taking his time, playing with  his victim, like a wild beast, sure of  his prey.  <To be .continued)  LefCuticuraHealYourSkm  In the treatment of all skin  troubles bathe freely with Cuticura Soap and hot water, dry  gently, and apply Cuticura  Ointment to the affected parts.  Do not fail to include the  Cuticura Talcum in your toilet  preparations.  SotpTSc. OkhcMt25mease*. fak-������25c. Sold <  throushouttheDominion. CanadianDepot:  "     an. liait-ri, 344 St Fkd St.. W.. Montreal.  ^Cutieura Soap itta-ras widiaix? sass.  - -Sertsral Bequest '���������*..  There recently died in Illinois an  aged farmer, reputed to be -wealthy.  After hi3 death, however, It was discovered he left nothing. And his will  ran like this:  "In the name of God, amen. There's  only one thing I leave. I leave the  earth. My relatives have always  wanted it.     Now they can .have it."  The common variety of garden snail  has 14,175 tSeth in 135 rows of 105  each.     Another variety has 21,000 in  140 rows.  ;ed-Up  liver Causes  Headache  It's foolish to iufifer from constloatfosu  sick headache, J'^ousness, uiz-^mess*,  indigestion, and kin  dred ailments  When Carter's  Ziitile Lftver  Pills will end  ail misery in  g ffiij������ hours,  Pur-ely vegetable. Act  gently on liver and bowels.  SsaaiS Pill���������Small Dose���������Small PsrSe������  cartels;  TTTLE  j/L^tAj&^n4���������^/ SfLtA/  20  #    **--  SSfL  TOTT T C&  ���������rtPti*r6Kj  R1PECESS;  ll CO L.M   FURNACE  i'S;:Whtefe^tKe:;HEC;LA:'* Chines'.!.';  -thrat:  Send this. Vfy-y  Coupon^fqir^-'';:  'Free* ^aic'tsV- '!  ClARE BROS. WESTERN, LIMITED *. WINNIPEG  ���������end me, tree, nil partloulnre atiou-ft  HBOLA Cl*lpe orr fMoolf)**) fumneo;  M&lttG,iuiftfiftH������������fMmnf**���������������������*������*'������������������������*>   fltHllvSB tinittttitfii*  i-miivi-moHiHkJ**  ^^^^ay^'m���������  HNTEN5!E>  HFAT -  Coal  IMIiliilild  BURNS ATX  ��������� NIGHT  ASK YOUR DEALER  ***ew*'#*i ������fH**" m l****  . ti-^.-"**tV^~VimT 0Xim\ \  TJTE      T?TWTTCT.Y.      ORESTON.     B.      a  ,*  ,    /   Y_  t x j i    A  / lzz~  t*m  World Happenings  Briefly Told  Model Indian, village is being planned for Stanley* Park, Vancouver.-.,.  An up-to-date Hotel, exclusi*/ely for  women has .just beeh opened in  Washington, DC.  Mord.en...... Mine    was bought in by  Sheriff'Trav^fQrd at an auction sale,  Nanaimo, B.Gl, with a reserve bid of  $250,000.  John Pollie, of the Children's Aid  Society in Kingston, received word of  the safe arrival in Scotland of a 9-  year-old girl who made the trip alone  to join her father. .      "  Census returns show 54.4 per cent.,  of the residences in the U.S. are  rented, 28.2 are owned free of encumbrance; and 17.4 are owned, but,  mortgaged.  Lost in the trackless woods of Al-  goma, owing to a guide's misdirection,  practically without food or shelter  for four days, with only his. dog,  "Pete" as_ company, was the experience of B. L. Anderson, insurance  broker, of Toronto.  If guests at the wedding of Steve  Bakic and Anna Popp at Steelon,  Pa., did not get enough to eat, It was  their own fault. On the tabic were  two roast pigs, 65 chickens, 150 layer  cakes. 25 hams and 40 gallons of Ice  cream.  During the period of 1911-12 to September 30, 192^|ri|-jftggregate, of $29,-  545,835 was spent*in roads and bridges  in British Columbia, according to information given'by Hon. J. H. King,  minister-^of public works, in the legislature.  Curiosity led to the death by hanging of a 13-year-oid boy at Chicago.  His sister testified at the Inquest that  he wanted to know how it felt to be  hanged, when he heard of another  lad being strangled to death by a  rope.  jgxeomons ������o the East'  Canadian Pacific to Have Special Reduced Fares for Christmas  The Canadian Pacific Railway will  have on saleYdaily December 1st to  January 15 th, special reduced Home-  visitors return tickets to Eastern Canada. These tickets will bear a final  return limit of three months and will  be honored in /Tourist Sleeping car's  on':: payment of' the regular berth rate.  There is no doubt that this Is the  opportunity many Westerners have  been waiting for and the announcement will be welcomed as a reasonable fare at a seasonable time.  Through Tourist Sleepers are operated otn both the "Imperial" for Montreal and the "Toronto Express" for  Toronto, where direct connections are  made for all Eastern points.  Write, phone or call on any Canadian Pacific Railway Agent for. particulars and reservations.  Sickening Calomel Not  Favored, More Agreeable  Calomel and Blue Pills ar������ not used  as they once were. When the head  aches, when the stomach is upset,  when the liver is not /working right;  don't resort to harsh calomel, use  a pleasant agreeable remedy like Dr.  Hamilton's Pills. Being largely  vegetable in their composition, Dr.  Hamilton's Pills are extremely mild,  yet they surely flush out all impurities and wastes. No remgdy is so  well adapted for general family use.  Por constipation and bowel trouble,  Dr. Hamilton's Pills can't .be improved:  upon. Good for the young, the old,  the sick, the well ones. The benefits  of Dr. Hamilton's Pills are manifold.  Needed and useful in every home, 25c  all dealers or The Catarrhozone Co.,  Montreal.  Beware of the man who Imagines  that he owns the earth; he may try  to unload a portion of It on to you.  The Oil for the Farmer.���������A bottle of  Dr. Thomas' Eclectrie Oil in the farm  house will save many a journey for  the doctor. It Is not only good for  the children when taken with colds  and croup, and for the mature who  suffer from pains and aches, but there  are directions for its use on  ox^n.   enti  tle.      There should always -be a bottle of it in- the house.  Different     %  Employer.���������Did you notice that ad  in this , evening's , .paper, "Lgarn to  earn $25 pier week at -stenography V  Stenographer.���������Sure, but I wasn't  interested because f am getting that  already.  "Yes. but the ad .���������said 'earn.'"���������  Farm Life.   ,  Let not your mistakes and false  steps embarass you. Nothing is so  valuable in experience as the consciousness of one's errors. This Is  one ot the cardinal means of self-  education. ^  ^D  jr  Real Rest Depends Largely Upon  the Depth of Your Sleep  A warning to "light" or "poor" sleepers  The deeper and sounder you sleep the better  you feel. Five hours sound refreshing sleep does  you more actual good than ten hours restless,  disturbed sleep.  This is because the final conversion of food  into vital tissue and nerve cells goes oh more '  rapidly when the physical and mental forces arc  at rest.  You can't get sound, refreshing sleep if your     J  '    nerves are agitated with tea or coffee. Both these  drinks contain caffeine, which is sometimes very  irritating to the brain and nervous system.  If you want to know the joy, vigor and  atamina that comes to the person who gets sound,  '   healthful sleep, why not stop taking tea or coffee  for a while, and drink delicious, invigorating  Postum instead.  Thousands of people everywhere have found  that this was the only thing they needed in order  to bring about these very happy results.  Order Postum from your grocer today.  Drink this delightful cereal beverage of satisfying  flavor, for a week. Perhaps, like thousands of  others, you'll never be willing to go back to tea  or coffee.  Poatrnn comae In two format Tnatant Postum (fn tlna)   '  mada Instantly In th* cup by th* Addition of bolting watar.  Poatum CfcrMl (tn paclcag-es of krgar bulk, for those who .  prefer to nuke tha drink whlla ike maal is balng praparad)  mad* by boiling for 20 ralautas.  Postum for Health  "Thero's a Reason"  Otmrnsmm  BEAUTY OF THE SKIN  I la %h~ natural .deaire of every warn������m,  i .an*} is obtainable by the use di Dr.  Chase's Ointment., Pimplea, blackheada,  roughness and redness of the -.skin,  irritation and eczema disappear, ana  the skin is left soft, smooth and velvety.  All dealers, or Edmanson, Bates & Co.,  Limited, Toronto. Sample frees if you  mention this paperJ ;  Y A Big Radium Deal!  ��������� y-    -������������������������������������ ;������������������-���������, y ��������� * ^ /  Corporation of London Takes Output  of Czecho-Slovak Mines ������������������:  After prolonged negotiations, Mr.  Sidney Reilly, on behalf of the Imperial and'Foreign Corporation of  London, has signed an agreement  with the Czecho-Slovak Government  for a monopoly oie the entire output  of radium from the Czecho-Slovak  States mines.  The basis of the contract is"that the  radium mines remain the property of  Czecho-Slovakia, but will be farmed  out to the corporation,.for a number  of years. ' This event is of great importance, because Czecho-Slovakia  possesses practically the only radium  mines ia Europe. The present market* price of radium is ������35,000 (sterling) per gramme.���������The London  Times.  Ik Modish She  k  ress for  Many have been relieved of corns  by Holloway's Corn Remover. It has  a power of its own that will be found  effective.  Mill Read Greek at Eight  John-' Stuart   Mill, the philosopher,  began to : learn,Greek when   he   was  3,   and   could   read Leatis. and Greek  easily at 8.  WOULD NOT BE WITH01T  BABPOJN TABLETS  Mrs. W. Beesley, Mille Roche, Ont.,  writes: "I have* used Baby's Own  Tablets for the past eight months  and would not be without them. I  used them for indigestion and teething and my baby is cutting his teeth  without any trouble whatever. I can  highly recommend the Tablets to  other mothers.." What Mrs. Beesley  says thousands of other mothers  say. The Tablets are a mild Jaut  thorough laxative which regulate the  bowels and sweeten the stomach,  thus driving out constipation and indigestion and making teething easy.  They are sold by medicine dealers' or  by mail at 25 cents a box from The  Dr. Williams' Medicine Co., Brock-  villa, Ont.  By Marie Belmont  The black frock is still in high favor, although sometimes one ma.y  glimpse a touch of brilliant color in  its sleeves, the lining of the sash or  some other- detail. This dress is  fabricated from a rather heavy black  crepe combined with black chiffon velvet. The latter is chosen for the  development of the long-waisted and  rather snug-fitting bodice. This is  lavishly embroidered in jet. A band  of the crepe outlines the neck opening, while the deep loose cuffs are  also made of black crepe. This same  decoration appears about the lower  edges of the skirt.  HfifAT  a  YffllR STEEP?  tt* *w*������i������   etfimtasmia  ������  ��������� I!!  ^T"^HS# pjsla and tortura of *?heu*������  ��������� ��������� matisro can be quickly relieved  by  at*   application   of   Sloan'.������  Liniment.   It bring3 warmth, ease and,  comfort and lets you sleep soundly.  ,   Always have a bottle handy and  apply when you feel the first twinge.  Ii penetrates witkoui rubbtns.  It's splendid to takefthe pain but ol  tired,* aching^; muscles,-.*��������� sprains and  strains, stiff joints, end fame backs.  For forty years pain's enemy. Asls  your neighbor.  'At* all druggists���������3Sc, 70c, $1,401  ** ^8 ^de to Canada..  -   ^._  inititeniWer  Ingenious Device for Fire Alarms  Anr^ingenlous mechanic ta Munich  has Invented- a contrivance which  can be fixed to public fire alarms s<*r  that whoever rings the alarm la  caught by the arm and held until  the arrival of the firemen.  Y .f"*    MOTHER    ssa?jj���������-  ^^ m ~~~m m .������ ��������� a& sam, \  m������~~-      M     mTB      ~\    *  J      \W __       WTf^S     ft  For INDIGESTION  MotherSeiffel'sSyrup is sold  in 50c. and $1.00 bottles.  MONEY ORDERS  Pay your out of town accounts by Dominion Express Money'~"OrderB Fire dollars  costs three cesits.  Minard's Liniment for Garget in Cows  lotieec  BOOK  ON  DOG    DISEASES  ~n~ Kow ta Fee**s  Mailed    Free    to    aay  Address  by   t&a  Author  IL   CLAY   GT.OVSR  CO.,   INC.,  118    West    3tst-street.  New York. U.S.A.  Pity the poor bachelor, who has  no one to blame for etr-erything  when he has , a grouch.���������Kingston  Whig.  Coolies' Power of Endurance  Can Carry Heavy Loads Over' Long  Distances .  According to an Indian traveller Immense weights can be carried by coolies of the Himalayas, where the  Mount Everest climbers are now.  This traveller says he has known  personally plenty of Instances where  coolies, carrying merchandise to  places where no wheeled transport Is  possible, have borno* loads up to 200  pounds * day after day over rough  roads, through steep hills and valleys;  and it Is a common thing for coolies  to carry n tea-chest weighing 130  pounds for distances of six miles up a  long ascent of over 3,000 feet.  How's This?  HAL.I/S CATARRH MEDICINE will do  what wo claim for it���������rid your system of  .Catarrhxor Deafness caused by catarrh.  We do jiot recommend it for any other  disease.  HALF'S CATARRH MEDICINE fs a  liquid, taken internally, and acts through  tho blood upon the mucous surfaces of  the system, thus reducing- the inflammation and * assisting Nature In restoring  normal conditions.  AU Dnug-gists.  % Circulars free.; ,  F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio.       '  gsok's ������������itO@ Roofc Compoisc^  Many men would suffer front dyspepsia if they were compelled to eat  their own words.  Worms In -children, if they be not  attended to, cause convulsions, and  often death. Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator wil! protect the children  from these distressing afflictions.  When a man isn't willing to practice what he preaches It's about time  for him to give up preaching.  xi"/vn[JJlllH  w BT^^^^sfc.   mWmWe~m\\ jOS***  r~    fO^sCL ��������� BCL-wP        Sun Wind'Dusi'l-SCinders  RECOHMEMDEOnw-SOLD B/ DRUGGISTS j**������0PTICIA*HS  write for Free EVe Book, murine co. Chicago  A an/e, reltabt- repvlatitift  fuediottm.   Sold in threo do*  fen*, of strength���������No.  1,51 j  fo. 3, S3; No. 3, 55 per box.  8o\dbT: ml dsasoists, or sent  f.v,pmx*~i   .41.    rcw������|r*    *r*  ' ������U1UV������  rea    pamphlet.      Addresss  ���������nss cook aae&f cine cow  ���������.QtCMTm. m. Ctttmul. WiihtiJ  ������*^������������W������^������������^������������-W������*������������������.������k.}  I  THIN, FUT HAiR  GROWS LONG, THICK  AND ABUNDAN  "Danderine"  only  35 cents  i*utwi*t*a*m*i**nsi***'*ii**i*i  eoats  a bottle.  One application ends all  dandruff, stops itching  and falling nair, and,  ia a fow momenta,  you have doubled the  Hbeauty of your hair.  It will appear a moss, so  soft, lustrous, and eaBjr  to do up. But what wiu  please you moafc will bo  after a few weeks use,  when you see new hair���������*,  fine and downy at first-  yes���������but really new hair;  growing all over tho*  scalp. "Danderine" ia to tho hair whafe  fre3h showers of rain and BUhshino aro  to* vegetation. It goes right to the roots,  invigorates and strengthens them. Thifl  delightful, stimulating tonio helps thin,  lifeless, faded hair to grow long, thicl^  heavy and luxuriant.  ~p~.  Miller's Worm Powders are a pleasant medicine for worm-Infested children, and they will take it without, objection. When directions are'followed it will not injure the most delicate  child, as there is nothing of an Injurious nature In its composition.  Thoy will speedily rid a child of  worms and rostoro tho health of tho  little sufferers whose vitality has become impaired by the attacks of these  internal pests.  8eeks Loan For Sinn Felnere  Rev. MIcheal O'FIanagaii, vlco-presl-  dent of tho Sinn Fein, was enthusiast!"-  cally greeted by Sinn Fein adherents  at New York recently. Ono of the  objeota ofhla visit to tho United  States, he aaid, was to assist In floating a $20,000,000 loan for the "Irish  Republic."  Nothing Else is Aspirin���������say "Bayer  MInard'a Liniment for Colds, eto.  W.   N.   U.   1805  Warning. tTnlefea you see name  "Bayer" on tablota, you are not get-  tins Anpirln at all. Why take  chances?  Accept only an unbroken "Bayor"*  package which contains directions  worked out by physicians during 21  years and proved nafe by millions for  Colds, Headache. Earache, Toothache.  Neuralgia, Rheumatism, Neuritis,  Lumbago and Pain.   Made In Canada.  \  All druggist** oell Bayer Tablets of  Aspirin In handy tin boxca of 12 tab*  lets, and In bottles of 2t and 100,  Aspirin is tho trade mark (registered  In Canada) of Bayer Manufacture of  Monoacetlcacldeater of Sallcyllcacid.  While lt Is well known that Aspirin  means Bayer manufacture, to assist  the public against Imitations, the Tab*  lotn of Bayer Company will be stamped witb their general trade mark, th*  "Bayer Cross/*  ���������em ������2^.*������gr&������^0miVt'*to^  M$&&mt&VJ*mtta00**_  m  m-  X*HB   CBESTCS   BSS31EW  THE CRESTON BEVIEW  Issued every Friday at Cresftou. S.V.  Subscription : $2.50 a year in advance.  $3.00 to U.S. points*  ~ Hayes, Editor and Owner,  \J. B'..  CRESTON, B.���������., FRIDAY. NOV. 25  Fads vs. Fiction  "Aeing himself a farmer it was  natural that lie should ally bins-  self with anything that might be  helyful to the agricultural industry, and he became a. member of  Creston Local of th**- United  Farmers."  The paragraph above, which  appeared in advertising publicity  in the Nelson Daily News, has  evoked comment that reflects on  the veracity of the Liberal candidate, so it will not come amiss to  state the facts of the case.  According to J. W. Humphrey  of Malakwa, who organized tho  Valley locale of the U.P., any man  who makes his living off the farm  is entitled to membership in the  United Farmers of B.G., and na-,  body denies Mr. Staples is a farmer.  jar  les was canvassed to Join the Creston Local.   ,.  He gave a cheque for the $2:00  membership fee.  His cheque has not been returned.  Ke has not been notified in any  manner that' his application was  refused (and it oonld not be refused  according to J. W. Humphrey).  Therefore Mr; Staples rightfully  claims to be a member in good  standing hi Creston Local of the  United Fkfmers, and entitled to  travel arid work as such.  ;..Doubtless."if the presideut of  Creston Local of the JJnited Farmers is communicated with these  facts can he corroborated.  All of which ie rerpectfully submitted. Lib. Publicity Com.  Attractive New Bakery  S \-**xm*m. x-x,     040,0-, _1 vat  Wuivo xsaTtr  t\tirt  -nvrtrt-v  T?     XI    fi!**o������-i.  Amply spacious, bright and cheerful in its appearance, with every facil  ity for prompt and satisfactory seryice  is putting it none too strong in des*  cribing the new premises of the Crest*,  on Bakery, which Bert Norris is now  occupying on Canyon Street, next the  Bevan garage. The structure as com  pleted at present is 20 x 40 feet, all of  which "will be ayailable for the bakery  and confectionerysales store, ice cream  parlor and tea room, as soon as the 20  x 3* foot addition which  will he utili: ������  When your harness needs repairing  you don't entrust the work to a  milliner! ;  Nor when you have blacksmithing  you don't patronize the jeweler.  And when your horse is sick you  don't call in the parson.  Or if:you had some ploughing to dp  would you even consider giving  the job to a cobbler?  Preposterous! you very truthfuly  remark.  But are these things any more unbusinesslike  than voting for a C.P.R. employee to look  after vour interests in Parliament?  ** aa ii in mini       i~ i~i -   ���������  rn i    i n  VOTE ������ STAPLES  the only  REAL  FARMER   running  in West Kootenay  I  All Kinds of Wood For Sale  Dry or Green  *" I have  1000 Cords at yoeir disposal.  dome in and talk it over.  All kinds of contracts taken and estimates given on name.  Stan. M. Watson  Office:    Mrs. Brace's old stand, opp. Methodist Church  I  mmmmmWmmmwm  BCSBH  For Farm Improvements  Are you in neeA et financial assistance to buy seed  er to Inoretwe your tillage, your atoek or equipment?  Hie ������?o-gr-MAive farmer will find this Bank ever  tesAy to extend reasonable loans for legitimate pur-  feme. Dtocues your plans with onr loeal manager.  see win una mnt mwreaiea, %i~  IMPERIAL   HA.NIC  1 !���������IT40~0~*00\\Mjrm%3m4f     0m~09jrm\M. ^1 WStv  C W. ALLAN,  CHESTON BRANCH,  e>  sB BjffJmRSrSS  eJk<J~JMZW3l  "If we are io huitd up a eelf-svsUdm&ag  agriculture here at home, the farmer  must he protected from unfair eontr  petition from those ooasitries where  agriculture ia still being exploited."���������?.  President Harding. The very spot chosen  to deliver this speech���������MinnesotOr+ahowa  that Hoarding hod the Canadian North'  .West in mind.  "The Sill will not let in Canadian wheat,  tut will save to the American farmer the  right to raise a bushel of wheat instead  '.-'of transferrins that right to Canada "-r-  Mr. Fordney, in introducing the Fordney  Emergency Tariff Bill whieh has shut  *! milium* of dollars worth of Canadian  foodstuffs out of the United States  market,  WHILE ties of friendship unite Canada and the United States, tlie attitude of Uncle Y^_.  ia that of "Business First", and Canada cannot and should not hope for any eonsidere*  tion from the United States where the interests of the farmers' and basin-ess neonSe  '''et that country are involved.   *  Uncle Sana has boilt the Fordney Tariff directly against Canadian agrrlealfeere, and set?  additional Tariff proposals are now under consideration to shut out from the United States  Canadian goods of every kind. .,   -'������������������.*���������;  These measure* are due torthe insistence of the American farmer that the United States market shall be retained exclusively for him and that the influx of Canadian farm product* into  that country must cesee. They are also due to a like insistence of United States manufaete>  Mara and workers, who have seen their country develop tremendously sal grow richi nade? a  Protective Tariff, and who believe that a still further increase in Tariff is the only means off  assuring continued prosperity.      Y  CONTRAST THE ATTITUDE OF THE UNITED STATES LEADERS WITH  THAT OF CANADA'S WOULD-BE LEADERS, CRERAR AN& KHia  Crerar proposes to allow American goods to  enter the Canadian saarfret free of duty.  Sing proposes that the present reasonable  Tariff ess ttss pseduets ������f the American  faetotry and farm shall be greatly reduced,  and that the heme market of the Canadian  farmer and manufacturer alike shall he  throjnm open to our Southern neighbour, in  the 'face of the United States. Emergency  tariff, which practically shuts out Canadian  farm products from these markets, and also  in the face of the permanent* tariff now under  consideration at Washington, which gives  every promise of being even more drastic  than the Emergency Tariff so far as our  products are concerned.  In view of the attitude of_the United States  what folly it is for Crerar and King to propose  throwing op-ea the Canadian market to & Hood  mm,  of both agricultural and manufactured pre*  ducts of the United States when there ia net  the slightest possibility off any compensative  advantage to Canada.  Sees ./any sane Canadian believe thai Ctetat  or King, hat in hand, could persuade the  United States Government to completely  reverse its Tariff policies and agree to reciprocal trade in face of American public demand for a high protective Tarifft  The people of the United States eondset their  affairs and protect themselves by the principle that ''Business is business." Why should  Canada do otherwise? -T..  Unlike Crerar or Kits*, MEIGHEN stands  firm for a reasonable Tariff to protect all out  industries ��������� those of the farm, the sea, the  mine* the forest^ the factory; and for the  building up of a bigger and better Canada  through the full development off the home  marxei.   -  FRIENDSHIP WTTH THE UNITED STATES ?YESb BY AIX MEANS1  BUT-  Set as defend our home market, our industries^ ear farms, our workmen,  our homes by the same methods as are used so effectively  against us.  m~m'S3 TffGS-t oat cur own destiny���������-that of a strong, se!f������ssntair.������  Bsapted ������c*qu������> ef Nations, courageous, masterful, self-reliant.  nst>������  m-t-]  V0~.l  the Ssfi&&  l  L  The National Liberal and Conservative Party PubHcHy GommHto*  mm"  ed as thi? bakeshop is ieadv for occupation.  On his opening day earlier in the  month the all round completeness of  the new store w*a remark������������d upon hy  the host of callers Mr. Noiris had to  give the premises a U>ok over and enjoy a cup of tea and refreshments,  while the hest testimony to the store'**  popularity with the juvenile population is indicated tn the 300 ������-alls the  Norris .staff hud'from about the same  quantity of Valley boys and girls. In  addition to the social side of .the opening the visitor* were surprised and delighted with the demonstrations of the  Wonderphone attachment for both  graniHphones nnd telephones given by  A. ft. Swanson.  Juat how popular the output of the  Noiris establishment is may be gleaned from the fact that in th*** summer  season the bake shop w*ib using at  least five tons of flour a inonth, while  the demand for the excellent lines of  home made candy iimnufiietnred is assuming such proportions that the  make of the sweets is how never less  than 100 pounds each d������iy candies are  made. On top of his own make of confectionery Mr. Norris uuri'ies an ex  oeptioniilly complete line of chocolate*.  That tho Norris bread enjoys a reputation for quality is shown by the fact  that the stores in town, as well as at  Wynndel, Si"dar and Lister have discontinued handling outside bread and  are supplying customers entirely with  tho Norris-mnde staff of life.  Your   photo   makes an  excellen  Christmas gift.    Aahei-'n studio.  iTmi.as'fcTCTg  Anglican Church Services  FOR  NOVEMBER  ������,-J*:r������s������sf,  6'h  Creston  7..'W p. m,  Slrttir  IGMm.m.  Crouton  10 iu in. nnd  7,:������|i,m.  Erickson  tip.fn,  20th  Greston  11.ft0n.iTn.  and  7 30 p. in  27tb  Creston  10 n.ni. and  7..1Qp.tt).  Erickson  *H p.m,  Penman's Briery  When you think of Hosiery for fall and  Winter you will* doubtless, be reminded   of   the   word    Penman.  We are pleased to inform you that the  following lines are exceptional in  values and qualities.  Men's all wool ribbed Sox, in Heather  and Black.,  $ .75  Cashmere Sox 75c and 1.00  Women's Black Cashmere Hose 1.00 and 1.25  Women's Heather Hose     1.00 and 1.50  Boys* Peter Pan for hard wear...., 00 to   .75  Boys' and Girls, all wool, sizes 7, 7$-, 8 85  Boys'and Girls,        "       "   8������, 9,9������,10,1.00  Boys' and Girls, all wool, size 11  l.i>0  WE ARE AGENTS FOR  Jaeger All Wool Goods in Hosiery  Underwear, Sweaters, &c.  Ask for illustrated catalogue  of prices.  Creston Mercantile Company  LIMITED  J  A-.-LS: ~: A ^^^/;;;:,,^.���������,;..f^c;,.,-v.���������,^J^^^ ~M  THE  CBESTOH   KEViEW  i *zj  &iB*d?&s*  ....A  "CrtSVJI  Cas-sjSuiG  Week-  Sirdariwere  not  even  Sunday    ~&gt~.'.~.%  the  down to ������ SOOTS   StSI'O,  *  semi*tropieal:  mercury   got  ^tv-llVf  ^n'&B^._ .  u��������� *������.������������������ were paid oS on Monday.  Annstron & Lean, who have been  Privileged Protection, Protected Piracy  Hat-ken, the megaphone, catchcatl of Mr. Artful Meighen,  Protective tariS tne oniy issue, and stampede em slogan.  As for the privileged class he nay speak adyisedly,  Bnt sot so for the rank atsd iS!e������f this country;  Fearing defeat on past record, with sinister reflection.  They devise ways and meansto win this election.  With a subservient, lying press, and tricky tariff appeal���������**  A smoke .screen designed to obscure issues yitaiiy real.  Thus cojnes the query, as from those of Missouri.  When,did special privilege accord with true democracy?  Or Plutocratic interests decide, and come to agree  To aid a people striving for social'3 tastice. equity.  Thus we question the slogan and su&sive sincerity  Of old party-election cries and political honesty.  Being quite immaterial as to what their names be���������-���������  Unionist collusionist, or hybrid Ob.- Con.-party. .  Por justly judged by their works, not words merely  Behold the servile servants of big interests that be.  Just lib mv before the country with their master's appeal*  Acatch ercaJI factious issue Coiospared with the real,  Bdsed to conceive to divide vis, confuse us and fool.  Thus to regain the power tojfurtberrob and rule.   ....  But the sons of toil righ neow are coming to see  The workings of these schemers'political chicanery.  Sense privileged protection,,one more turn of the screw  Filching toll from the many, enriching the few.  The tariff subverted now eeryes the devious means  Of these exploiters* proflt-ejttracting machine.     ������������������.**-  Thus ssUBicnsSres Scsrlshissg -ftbrongh protected piracy.  While .millions know hunger, fear, want and poverty.  But the people long fleeced, e'en as innocent sheep.  Are here and now arousing from apathetic sleep;     -  "Voicing economic-social-justice, their slogan and goal.  Out to win the war, for democracy heart and soul.  When this.brutal system &������w ������Rgl&ving the rae?;  Special privileges rule, protected shame and disgrace.  Now if we be politically wise, clear thinking and true.   .  Mr. Artful Meighen certainly will NOT see us through.  ���������t At the battle or the ballots we'll dec'de the issue;"���������'  Hand those rehegate politicians justice,���������and Waterloo.  As we stand true to our cause, facing the, common enemy.  Unite as one at the ballot, the count���������spells victory.  ���������J. A. LfDGATE.  day we had   a blizzard that has seM-' the O.P.R. has stopped all work on the  om been   excelled,   and   on   Tuesday', fill at Kootenay Landing, and the ex-  about four inches of snow fell in .j^&rts \  of the Sirdar area.  On account of-*the cold  weather, or 'doing a pile driving*job at the Land*  &Hl* a*l*."h������*������* O-tsriH    urvri eaiffiniant    rauanna   ! itrxr.    nnn.niatxic. ts~ie~*i~~i~\-~n~. Oil Mf������I������rfA.������P-   ��������� > ���������~-~���������������     . , j ...!,,  ���������������. 1 -��������������� 0 ^  and left at once" for Boswell.  The first Bale of land in the Kuskanook townsite is reported this week,  the buyer being Mrs, Jones, who has  acquired Block 47, and will at once  clear it and set it out to orchard.  liast week we omitted mention -of a  neat piece of polfce work executed by  provincial p-diiee- officer   McLaren  of  Craston.     It Appears that on the Ilth  inst.   a  stranger  named  Ed.   Smith  hired a saddle   horse  at  McCreath's  barn, ostensibly  for  the  purpose  of  makihg a cattle buying trip to Valley  ranches^-   At 9,peim. Smith had not re  turned ahdYMcCreath   becoming  suspicious notified the police.     Mr Mc*  Laren got busy at'once and his enquiries elicited the information that Smith  had been, seen heading west and had  made enqnis-ies as to the distance to  Kuskanook: and Nelson.    At 3 a.m. on  the   12tb''*- Mr.   -McLaren   discovered  Smith ih the  roundhouse   at Sirdar,  took him back ^Creston and ia the  evening he was tried on a charge of  vagrancy and sentenced to six mouths  in jail;     Oh the'-lSth   Mr.   McLaren  took the ,prisonei������(; to Nelson to serve  his term.  -PZ:'. '?ZZ':  Tht������ Jones  gatVlen   at  Kuskanook,  I which had n������ade> this   section   justly  famous for    outdoor   vegetable   and  improvements   they   are   making  their respective ranch properties.  on  Owing to the f*ost aad ssow work  has been halted on the road di?ersion  at the Simister hill  mmir%-mt   m~-^.*.J-M  As staked the  place and thus do away with the jog  in road which now comes out onto the  Pendry hill. Report has it that both  the Gaven and Pendry places have reverted back to the government.  The old time Alice Siding 8ocial  Club has been re-organized, at a meeting held at R. Stewart's on Tuesday  night of last week, at which it was decided to haye meetings oncee?ery two  weeks.    The officers selected are:  President���������John Johnson.  Secretary���������-R. Stewart.  Treasurer���������John Miller.  Executive���������Mrs. Stewart, Mrs. Mill*  er, Stanley Paul, Mr. .Vaness. .  The meeting, of the club this week is at  the home of Mr. Marshall.  Shoe Repairing  Men's  Half Soles, $1.25  Women'sHalf Soles, $1.00  Guaranteed for 6 months.  Alex. Mirabelli  Shoemaker   - -    CRESTON  1  HOW WILL YOU FINANCE IT?  BE ready for the payment dee on  youffmosts^gfe. Putting asidsoae-  tweltfth of the amount each month  s&wes you worry ot lhe end of the year,  end the interest your account has  earned is clear profit. - .  Special Prises  on  ������   a.   a.  fol  a  -a. **?������ sr  1 HE, UftNAUIAN BANK.  OF COMMERCE  RESERVE FUND     ..    -        .        $15,000,004  CRESTON BRANCH. C G. Bennett, Manager.  I  to  irs  WILL SAVE YOU MONEY AND TIME!  Prices Right. Satisfaction Guaranteed.  AUTHORIZED FORD SERVICE.  FREE AIR.    Tires and Accessories.    AUTO LIVERY  All kinds of (GRINDING done at reasonable prices.  CRESTON SERVICE GARAGE  LIDGATE BROS.  RHONE at  HP YOU ARE THINKING  OF BUILDING NOW  15 THE TIME!  mam  No  doubt you-will' pay more money  for lumber uext year.  )VE JIAVE A COMPLETE STOCK OF LUMBER  All kinds of Mouldings and Finish  Shingles and Brick  <$Ask us to quote you price.  Canyon City Lumber Company  LIMITED  small frnit production, closed the sea"  son on NoVember-16th. when the last I  quart;".of fstraWhelries was picked,  along with the final Rathei ing of pe;i8,  beans aiid cauliflower. Truthfully has  Mayor Daly expTrjifssed it: * At Christmas you sit on the porch with your  book, for it never gets chilly at blest  Kus&agook.  ?TheAnglicans have been busy for  the past mpnthrai&ing $30 toward the  diocesan assessment fund and Rev.  Mr. Varley has just been forwarded a  money oi-der by Miss Goodman Sjar.the  full amount. It hit's been raised as  iollows: Tray rack, $25.05; Silver tea,  $3 05; Mrs. Goodman; $1.90.  Miss E. Porter left on Mondsiy for  Fernie.  Miss Si.. Mcl#i!an'-of Trait wa? the  guest of Mrs.* I&YR. McMasters last  week-end.  John Thomcis was a passenger to  Soo^nayita^inf^oii: Sunday morn-  ing, while Mr. B&axWll of the landing  was a guest at th*" King Edward Hotel oyer Sunday, "v  Mrs. J. Wilson has   been   confined  to her bed for the past week, but it is*  hoped that she will soon  be around as.  usual.  Everybody present at the dance at  the school on Saturday night reports  an exceptionally line time.  Siiscalco RacSiater Ftaid  QCan't freeze.  Best on the  market.    $2.50 per"..-gal.  Ford Power Plants  $200 laid  20 horse  power.  doWn.  Complete line of  Dayie Eveready FEachligbts  Batteries  Batteries Stored and kept  Charged for $1 per month  Greston Auto ^ Supply  ft. $. BEVAHt Prop.  in ������������������������������������������.,  TyhareiiHn-Msfid GfliS  CREAM FOR SALE  ot oil times  7 Quarts or 14 Pints for $1.00.  MOUNTAIN VIEW RANCH  WALTER V. JACKSON  M-MSm-mA ��������� m&MmMgiamms  tM~aaa~~as mmaaSSmBjsg  Hector Stewart bagged a nice three  year old buck deer on the flats on Friday.     From all ��������� accounts deer are as  plentiful on the meadows this season  as they are in the Jhills.  VoTuesday's snowfall of about afoot  got the ranchers'' busy rounding up  their cattle from the flats to tbe ranch  winter quarters. ~~ *  Messrs. Hester and  Vanecs are busy  this week hauling:lumber for building  imAND SrSGiSTRY AOT  Section 160  Personal  GREETING  CARDS!  Sample books ofPersonal Greeting Christmas Cards are now  on disp/av*  Come in and look them over, and  give us your order now.  The designs this year are more  , beautiful than ever, and they  will cost you no more than  ordinary Christmas Cards  later on���������and you will have  your name on each one as  well*  ORDER   EARLY, - while  assortment is complete.  the  Beaitie-Oatwav  IN THE MATTER of Lot 147 of Lot  813, Group 1, Map 730c, Kootenay  District.  Proof haying been filed in my office  of the loss of Certiflcate of Title No.  14491A to the above menth ned lands,  in the name of Sarah Catherine Ma-  Kim, and bearing date the 22nd April,  1011, 1 HEREBY GIVE NOTICE of  my intention at the expiration of one  calendar inonth from the first publication hereof to issue to the said Sarah  Catherine McKim a provisional Certfi  cate of Title in lieu of such lost Certifi  rate.   Any perm in having any information with reference to  such   lost  Certiflcate  of Title  is  requested   to  communicate with the undersigned.  Dated at the Land Registry Office.  Nelson, B.C., this 5th day of October,  02L-.  E. S. STOKES, Registrar.  Date of first publication, Noy. 4, 1021.  MINERAL ACT  POEM P  Limited  Certificate oi Improvements  NOTICE  Kirby Fr., Kirby Fr. No. 1, Kirby,  Kirby No. 2. Kirby No. 3, Kirby  No. 4, Kirby No. 5 Mineral Claims,  situate in the Ainsworth Mining  Division of Kootenay District.  Where located :   At Riondel.  Take notice that I, A. H. Green, acting as agent for A. J. Curie, F.M.C.  No. 80500c? Vv*. T. Kirby. F.M.C. No.  805870; E. L. Kirby. F.M.C. No.  ���������K0588C; Fraida Burgess, F.M.C. 80594c;  arid H. V, D. Guthrie, Free .Minor's  Certificate No. 30580c, intend, sixty  days from date hereof, to applv to the  Mining Recorder for a Certiflcate of  Improvements, for the purpose of ob  taining a Crown Grant of the above  claims.  And further take notice that action,  under section 85, must be commenced  before the Iwiuanee of such Cert idea te  of Improvement*.  Dated this 22nd dav of September,  A.D, 1021. A. H. GHEEN.  s tnere any  Meat in the  House?  This is the first question that presents itself  to the housewife, if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. Bnt why  worry?  ��������� .' *   ' ���������'���������   .   *'     : '' * '"   '*&*  Shamrock Brand  Hams and Bacon  . Finest Qssaliiy  Co&ked Ham  Lt&ncSa. Meat  Bologna, &c.  are always to be had  here. In meats-nothing  quite -equals 'Shamrock'  products.  I  P.  URNS  SfBtpsisef  Sfflnlm-am jprto������ c������ flrst-da&a land  reduoed to 9SB&MN-, seeond-claas to  8S.50 an acre.  " 9s*~~ass!gft!fiS4 Snjtr. eonflnsd to east-  v������9*d taafia only.  Records wta b������ -prahtod covering only  land suitable tor AsrlcuHural purposes  an4 wfeScli is &cs-tSssbs? !ssd.  Partnership 'pre-emptio-as~'aboli8hed,  but parties or not more than four may  urease tar adjacsnt prs-3Kiptlons  .-with joint realdenee,.but,eaob makine  necessary improvements on respective  claims.        .*-*���������������  .  ���������^ m     ���������mV-JJiJ,   -.TMM1.1.   avt.  ittrtj yam* and mako improvements to  value of lio per-acre;, lacludi  ~ f and cultivation at at leas,  tore -receiving Grown Grant.  ing  bef<  etoar-  acres.  Where pre-emptor In occupation not  less t&an s years, and bas made proportionate Improvements, be may, because of lU-healtb. or otber cause, be  granted Intermediate certiflcate ~t improvement and transfer bis claim.  Records without permanent residence may be issued, provided applicant makes Improvements to extent of  $100 per annum and records same each  year. Failure to make improvements  or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in  ,������8-.^SP 6 *���������*"������������������������ and improvements  of flO.OO pear acre, including S acres  cleared and cultivated, and residence  of at least 2 yattta are required, m    ���������  Pre-emptor holding Crown grant  may. record another pre-emption, if he  requires iana m conjunction with his-  farm, without actual occupation, provided .statutory improvements made  and residence maintained on Crown  granted land.  UnsurveyM areas, not exceeding xo  SS5!?* ^avt0.to*. l������������sa *��������� homeaTuo;  UUe to be obtained after fulfilling residential and Improvement conditions.  Ftor graslni " ������������������   areas  Ie?5S? *7 ~2P* P*������������������ w oomnany.  ������������������IS"! frWr ������p to*Mtrtiuiint^ on  timber land not exceeding 40 acres  may be purchased; oondltlons include  payment of stumpage.  Natural hay meadows Inaccessible  by existing roads may be purchased  conditional upon construction of a road  to them.   Rebate of one-half of oost of  ES&L' K>L*5������^dln������ hMU <* Wiwshase  price, is made.  PRE-KMPTORft' rRBB QUANTS  ^ AOT.  The eo^e ofjtlil* Aqt U enlarged to  Z^���������"~    ������������������w~ mr-vmtmm+mr+m*.    m^t^amtj^Maa-VMamm  graslng and industrial purposes  MKceedlng   $40  acres   maybe  include  Ing with _  Ume within  of a deceased pre-emptor may apply  for title under this Aet Isextended  from for one year from the death of  such person, as formerly, until one  rear after the conclusion ot the present  ^"..���������P1* Privilege is also mad^V-  uroactlve. a .  tsJ&^~*Jj������t*--l}Un & ������on������y������ *c  SrHS2������.a,,# and b#*n ps������4 slnoe August  4, 1914, on aooount of payments, lees  or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptieoSs.  j^S^-Wpre SCSI'S  Hstment to March Yl. i������M.  itlons  ^������U������.|������URCH^jM^OI*- CHOWN  Provision   made   for   issuance   or  Crown grants ta sob-porchaMrB    of  Crown Lands, acqnlrtngnrhtiTfrom  purchaMn wh������Y������lsd   to   corapisu  EHrc*S?^toV0|JXte������ tmtfait-ra. on fui-  ?iS222?*U5f ���������*Sffi^*t,^St *������* Wrait^-t interest and taxes.  Where sub.puroh**-  **? 4^52* dsiin whole of ort-rfnai^?.  ������*?��������� SV2if*f 5^������* du* ������nd taxes may  made hy May lTi������l  ORAZINa  mJ2S������2SLM 4&22t % J^atataailc  administration under, <}ommlMloner  Annual graslng permits Issued basM  on numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may  form Associations for ran������* m������nnt������'  ment. free, or partially free, permit*  for settlers, campers or travellers, uy  to ten bead. "  must  fee  ���������������������������MslB^WssMssMsstssMsl A/"?  I  liir  1  Bi  ll;  Mi  13'  fa.  ll  M  /���������-  THE    '    .-H&'tf  fr*. 4���������x -X. *  A-".  CJK1CSTON,.     Br      Vi  New Canal Needed  for  Tke Federal Elections  It is a commonplace in. all election campaigns for speakers to declare that that particular election contest is the most vitally important one ever held in the history of the country. To some extent, perhaps, such a statement is correct, because, as time passes and  a country grows in population and wealth, coupled with the onward  march of education, science and invention, national issues and problems become greater and more complex, and naturally more is at  stake in reaching a right or wrong decision than was the case.in  years pastiwhen we lived in other and less strenuous times.  In one respect at least such a declaration this year has a weight  and meaning* that ordinarily does not attach to it. Usually the  'people of Canada are given an opportunity of passing judgment upon  the men who administer their domestic affairs, and recording their  verdict on domestic questions, every four or five years. It is, however, ten years since the people of this Dominion had an opportunity  to make their wishes known in regard to policies having a direct  bearing on questions of domestic concern.  In thc last general election in Canada domestic questions were  not up for consideration, and they played but a small part with the  "electors in the marking of the ballots. The issue in 1917 was a  war issue. It occupied the minds and hearts of the people to the  exclusion of everything else. It eliminated old party lines and  broke party allegiances extending* over generations. Tariffs, financial administration-, domestic problems of all kinds, were thrown,  temporarily at least, into the discard. The issue In the minds of  the people, practically to the exclusion of everything else, was  whether the Military Service Act should stand or fall.  Thousands of Conservatives who in 1917 voted for Liberals and  Liberal-Unionists, and thousands of Liberals who voted for Conservatives and Conservative-Unionists, and in so doing sunk all  party views, confidently expected that, as soon as the war was over,  they would be given an early opportunity to express their views on  purely domestic questions. Three years have passed since the  signing of the Armistice, and'ths long waited opportunity has now  come. For the first time since the Reciprocity election of 1911, the \  people of Canada will, on December 6th next, declare their will -in  regard to matters of policy and administration affecting purely domestic affairs. No question of war, or Empire, or foreign poiic}** is  involved in the present contest. The issue can be decided with an  eye and mind single to the individual voters conception of what is  best for Canada in a purely domestic sense.  During the decade that has elapsed many things have transpired  which cannot have failed to broaden the vision of the people of Canada. The war itself, and the after-effects of that great struggle,  have left an indelible mark. In 1911 men only enjoyed the right ol  the franchise; on December 6 women will go to the polls and case  their ballots on a basis of full equality in citizenship with men.  Questions vitally affecting'the material welfare of the Dominion are  to be decided, but there has arisen a new conception of the duty or  government towards the social and moral well-being of the people  who in themselves constitute the nation.  In 1911 doubts were cast, unjustly so, on the loyalty of many  Canadians over what was*, after all, solely a domestic question.  But tiie war settled all doubts as to the loyalty of the people of this  Dominion. They proved themselves Canadian and British both in  the East and the West. The war settled the loyalty cry forever,  thereby rendering a great service to this country, and any man who  tries to rescurrect it will prove himself a traitor to Canada and a  mighty poor politician.  For these reasons alone it is well within the bounds of truth to  say that the approaching election day is a most momentous one in  thc history of the country, and probably the most important since  the dawn of Confederation. It presents an opportunity for the exercise of good citizenship for which all Canadians have been eagerly  waiting. Old hard and fast party lines -have been shattered,  whether for good or ill tinie alone can tell. New ideas in governmental forms and methods are prevalent; the franchise has been  broadened to its utmost limits; new party leaders are directing  affairs; a new national conscience has been awakened.  It, therefore, behooves every man and every woman^not only to  exercise the. right of their great national birthright���������the marking of  a free ballot���������but to perform that act only after the most careful  study of national problems and with intelligence and an eye single  to thc welfare of Canada. The popularity or personality of thc individual candidate is one thing, but the*'voter cannot wisely be guided by that alone; he or she must take a bigger, broader look'ahead  and consider opposing policies in the light of present-day conditions  and needs and thc prospective requirements of the Dominion. Old  party enthusiasm* have waned, but let there Ire a new, greater and  better enthusiasm on election day--an enthusiasm for Canada itself.  'L.~        '..''.'.'.."..'" .',.'. .' j * '.���������;.' ".;,:".'.." j..1. * '.":'"'.:".'! ??...'.;":". i .._' <?...,.".tj'ljjl^i ijy  V,C. Awarded (to American Soldier  Panama Wilt Soon Be Too Small  World's Commerce  It is proposed that the American  continent should be cut through again.  The present Panama Canal is used  by an ever-increasing number of ships,  and all the authorities are agreed that  in fifteen years' time it will be quite  inadequate for the world's commerce.  There is a' possibility that, instead  of making a second canal at Panama,  the Nicaraguam-oute may be followed. This was the original plan of the  Americans before they took over the  French works at Panama, and as far  back as 1826 a survey was undertak-en  there on behalf of a British company.  O^wing * to climatic causes ships  would have to spend 43 hours more on  the Nicaraguan route than by way of  Panama, but against this the distance  to San Francisco and New York ends  of the Nicaraguan Canal would be 500  miles shorter than from the ends of  the Panama Canal.-  Kegina Man. Thin  Would Be Selfish If ot  To Relate Experience  ge Breaths Hurt ?  s Your Chest Wheezy ?  Proper treatment is a vigorous rubbing of the chest, neck and sore side  with good old Ner/iline. e This wonderful liniment sinks into "the tissues  where the pain is seated and gives instant relief; That catch disappears,  all sense of soreness goes quickly.  Just try Nerviline for chest tightness,  coughs, cold and- soreness. It's a  wonderful Liniment, saves the whole  family from numerous minor ills and  should be in every home. Large bottles,. S5c at all dealers.  Rural Conversation.  B'irst Rube*.���������How much milk does  yer cow give neow?  Second Rube.���������Oh, nigh    onto  quarts I  First Rube.���������And how much, of  do you sell?  eSecond Rube.���������Thirty quarts,    .  20  it  DURING WINTER  Golds and Diseases May be Avoided if  the Blood is Kept Pure  "When a man has been benefited by  a medicine like I have been by Tanlac  I think it would be selfish of him not  to come out andtell what he knows,"  said Aleck G. Munro, 1261 McTavish  street, Regina, Sask.  "I haven't words to describe what  I went-, through with on account of  indigestion. No matter how careful I  was about what I ate or how little I  ate, I was sure to be bloated up with  gas afterwards. Sometimes my  breath would bc cut off so I could  scarcely breathe. I actually got to  the point where I dreaded to go to the  table, and 1 shudder now when I think  of howl suffered.  "I feel like a new man now, though,  thanks to Tanlac. Actually this medicine has done me more good than I  ever dreamed was possible. I neve?  have any trouble from Indigestion  now, although I have a splendid appetite. I sleep all night long without  waking once, and get up in the morn**  ing feeling fine and I work better than  I have in years. I certainly advise  people who suffer as I did to take  Tanlac. I am confidv It it will help  them." ���������  Tanlac is sold by leading druggists  and general merchants everywhere.  The Too-Anxious Mother  A certain Irish Member of Parliament, popular and a bachelor, had  been very polite to th������ daughter of  the house where ha was visiting.  When the time came for him to go.  the too-anxious mamma called him in  for a serious talk. "I'm sure I don't  know what to say," she went on, " 'tis  reported all around that you are to  marry Letitia." "Just say that she  refused me," quietly advised the parliamentarian.    . ������������������..-���������"  Thinks Swearing All Right  Russ  Farmer  Behind Tim������s  Most Russian farmers are making  their crops today with tools similar to those, used in the United States  in 1830.  Asthma Cart be Relieved. Its suffering is as needless as it is'terrible to.  endure. Aft^r the relief it has given  to the most stubborn cases no sufferer can doubt the effectiveness of Dr.  J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy. Comfort, of body and peace of mind return  with its use and nights of sound sleep  come back f8r good. Ask your druggist; he can supply you.  Yes,  providing the provocation  equals the offence of Jones stepping  on Smith's sore corns. Far better to  use Putnam's Painless Corii Extractor," it does lift out corns in a hurry.  No corn can last if "Putnam's" is applied. Refuse a substitute, 25c everywhere.     . _  Going East for Christmas  Special   Home   Visitors'   Fares   Over  Canadian National Railway  Many residents of the prairie provinces will be planning to spend Christmas and New Year's with the old folks  back East.     Having this in mind,"1 the  Canadian    National    Railways    have  I made arrangements to issue round trip  Do not let your blood get thin this  winter. For people who have a tendency towards anaemia, or bloodless-  ness, winter is a trjdng season.    Lack  of   exercise   and   fresh airT and the i tickets at the price of single fare and  one-third  from  stations  in  Manitoba  Unknown Warrior First Ncm-Britiahftr  to Receive fttscoration  Tho Victoria GVobh, Britain's moftt  priced  war  decoration,  never before  Herbal  Saps a Juices.  Mended a. concentrated  bt| scientific means,  give extraordinary hca\inn  & skin purifijiiuj powers to  fam-Pufc  aartuura  OWN MlftlCtt  placed on the brcvit of a man. not a  IJriUah subject, was bestowed upon  the unknown American soldier buried  in Washington.  Ear I   Beatty,  admiral  of  thc  fleet,  I planed It on tho finer, and saluted as  J lift kU-,(/(���������>������cl back.     Than, General the  I Earl of Cavan, ropm-witlng the King  in pcraon, Hpokft briefly or the nervlccs  tblfj bur/iblc Roldler hnd rendered not  only   to   the   United Slaters but tho  world, there in France.  Marshal Foch, of France, stepped'!  forward, and with evftry uhow of feeling, plawt above the, qulf.t brojutt tho  Mr-dailies MHItalre and the Croix de  (iufcrr������. lln filled Ibid dead uoldler  for valor. Rpefiklng In l-'n-nrsh, milutert,  and turned away to IH General Dlaa  bring forward and pin In place Italy's  gold medal for bravery.  more restricted diet; are among the  many things that combine to lower  the tone of the body and deplete the  blood.  As soon as you notice the tired feeling, lack of appetite and shortness of  breath that are warning symptoms of  thin blood, take a short course of  treatment with Dr. Williams Pink  Pills. Do not wait until the color  has entirely left your cheeks, until  your lips are ~ white and your eyes  dull. It is so much easier to correct  thinning of the blood in the earlier  stages than later. This is .we'll illustrated in the case of Mrs. E. Williams, Elk Lake, Ont., who says:���������"I  take great pleasure in letting you  know the benefit I have found in the  use of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills. I  was in an ansemic condition, and  was very weak and run down. The  least exertion would leave me breathless and it was with difficulty that I  ,did household work. I was advised  to try Dr. Williams Pink Pills, and after the use of four boxes I felt like  a new person. In fact my system  seemed filled with new energy and  new life. I strongly recommend this  medicine to all who feel weak, or run  down."  The purpose of Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills Is to build up the blood. They  do this one thing and they do it well.  They aro Cor this reason an invaluable  remedy in diseases arising from bad  or deficient blood, as rheumatism,  neuralgia, after-effects of the grip or  fevers. The pills are guaranteed to  be free from opiates or any harmful  drug and cannot injure tho most delicate system.  You can procure Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills through any dealer in medicine,  or they will bo sent ybu by mail at  50 cents a box or six boxes for $2.50  by writing direct to The Dr, Williams  Medicine Co,, Brockvillo, Ont.  (Winnipeg West), Saskatchewan and  Alberta. These tickets will be sold  from December 1st, 1921, to January  15th, 1922, to all points in Eastern  Canada, and will be good to return  within three months from date of issue. Get in touch with any Canadian  ..National Railway Agent, who will supply any information and assistance in  planning your trip.  ���������Japanese invented Folding Fan  The  ordinary  folding  fan  was  invented in Japan in the seventh cen-.  tury by a native artist, who derived  the idea from the   way   in   which tho  bat closes its wings.  The Poor Man's Friend.���������Put up ia  small bottles that are easily portable  and sold for a very small sum. Dr.  Thomas' Eclectrie Oil possesses power  in concentrated form. Its cheapness  and- thft^yaried uses to which it can be  put make it the poor man's friend. No  dealer's stock is complete without it.  TO w^nd up one's watch is a matter of 15 seconds or so: But if a  man of 50 hajs had a watch since he  was 15 years old, he will have spent  more than three full days in winding  it up..'"  IU WUMtN  irr:  w,   N,  tx   im  Long Life Secret  . Phychology and not medicine was  given as the secret of longevity by  Dr. A. H. Warner, of New York, in an  address to the Allied Medical Association of America. Because the Bible  eays that a life shall be three score  years and ten people expect to dio  when they reach that age, declared  Dr. Warner. Given a* sound constitution and a clean record, there Is no  reason why a man or woman should  not reach 150 years. It is simply a  matter of psychology and good living.  OF MIDDLE AGE  .     -  ������������������5��������� ~  This Woman's Letter Tells  You How To Pass The  Crisis Safely.  Man wants but little hero below,  but woman wants" a lot whon she* can  get, it below cost.  Wiiriitril'i,   Liniment  ������rl������i������  Vi*4)il   by   Vest������rin"  Lascelles, P. Q.-*-''During the Chang*  of Life I felt so weak and run down 1  could hardly do my work. The perspiration would pour over my face so  that I couldn't see what I waa doing.  We live on a farm, so there ia lots to do,  but many who felt as I did would have  been in bed. I took Lydia E. Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound and it did me a  world of good. I tried other remedies  but I put vegetable Compound ahead of  them oil, and I tell every one I know  how much good it has done me."������������������  Mrs. Duncan Brown, Lascelles, Prow  Quebec.  Such warning symptoms tm sense of  suffocation, hot flashes, headaches,  backaches, dread of impending evil,  timidity, sounds in the ear, palpitation  of the heart, sparks before tho eyes,  irregularities, constipation, variable appetite, weakness and dizziness should  bo heeded by middle-aged women, and    ,   let Lydia E. pinkham's vegetable Corned to invest in a bottle, for which I nm not pound carry them safely through this  sorry, but can say with truth that I nm thank-    ������������������-*������ n- str, ������*��������� ������, .  ful for it having done nil it claimed to do.  md in my case much more, and a satisfied  ctiHtomcr i������ the bemud, one can possibly fin;}.  That is' my view of It and I think you will  affrct- with me too.  Yours very truly,   e.  (Sinned) ALFRED BLAIN,  184 Asricola St.,  Halifax, N. S.  Halifax, N. S.  Mitiard'a Liniment Co., Ltd;  Gentlemen,���������I have used Minard's Liniment  and have found it a fifood remedy. After  the explosion 1 was pretty well shaken up,  having quite a number of bruises and cuts,  bul Uuuilcs Lo Mnmrti's Llnu; <-eit ) um my  old self nfi-niu. It healed thc sorea and  bruises and gave mc much relief. It is true  to its name as the King of Pain, for it etop.  ped the pain almost at once. 1 first noticed  the ad in the Montreal Standard and decid  Silence?  The reading lesson had begun, and  it was Tommy's turn to read aloud.  He canio to the sentence, "Silence  reigned in the house."  "Now," said tho teacher, "can you  toll mo what sllenco it?"  Tommy thought for a minute, then  said eagerly: "Yes, teacher, I know;  "It's what you don't hear whon you  listen."  "Pa, If lt taken ton mills  a cent, how many tactorlco  to make  doos   it  take?"  "One, my boy, if it's a glue factory."  ���������Boston Transcript.  Minard's Liniment for Distemper  crisis as it did Mrs. Brown.  You ire invited to write for free advice  No other medicine has been so successful in rolieving woman's suffering  ns has Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable  Compound. Women may receive freo  and helpful advice by writing the Lydia  IS. Pinkham Medicine Co., Lynn, Mass.  UBiPit SSI  PAY!  This guaranteed  health     tonic  coats you nothing,  the hens pay for it in  eggs.  It supplies Nature's"  egg-mnlciug element!.  Pratts Poultry Regulator  ADVICE FREE, Let ��������������� help yon  Putt Food Co. of Canid������, Ltd.  Toronto  immimmtmrmmmimmmmuim im *. ��������� ttttmW  gKaaamesBBi������39^^ ass  ;*v  /*������>*  ..,.:/)  -;/-,-  THE; ' H.KTTPTT      ^TT^RTOK.  M-.ei.il   China l^ants Chance  To Plav Her Part In  WESTERN EDITORS  Washington.���������Preservation of "ter-  ments and the cultural developments  ritorial integrity and political and administrative independence" together  with preservation of the open-door  policy and a prohibition against secret  treaties in the Far East were included  in the Chinese proposals at the Armament Conference on Far Eastern questions.  China In return would agree "not to-  alienate or lease any portion of her  territory", to any foreign power, and  all special rights, privileges, immunities or commitments, now-held in  China by foreign powers are to be  carefully re-examined.  All existing limitations upon China's  political, jurisdiction and administrative -freedom of action woisld be re;  moved and provision made for future  conferences fromtime to time for international discussion of the far eastern situation.  Tho Chinese proposals provide for  full respect for China's rights as a  neutral in all future wars to which  the nation is not a party and for  peaceful settlement of international  disputes ih the Pacific and the far  east.  Dr. Wellington Koo, who presented  4he Chinese proposals, said they were  made in the interest of all powers involved in the Far East as well as of  China and if adopted would pave the  way toward solving some of the perplexing problems in laying a firmer  foundation   of   the   Pacific and Far  East.. ."���������' ,'.**..., -.  "China is anxious to play her part,  not only in maintaining peace, but in  promoting     tho     material     advance-  weakTheart  of all the nations.'. " She wishes to  make her vast natural resources  available to all peoples who need  them, and in return to receive the  benefits of free and equal inter-'  course with them. In order, that she ���������  may do this, ,it is necessary that she  should have every possible opportunity to develop her political institutions in Y accordance with the  genius and needs of her own people.  China is contending with certain  difficult problems which necessarily  arise when Y any country makes a  radical change in her form of government. . v  "These problems she will1 be able  to solve if given the opportunity to  do so. This means nqt only that she*  should be free from danger of threat  of foreign aggressions t-ut so far as  circumstances will possibly permit,  she be relieved- from limitations  whichh.jiow deprive her of autonomous administrative action and prevent her from securing adequate  ���������public revenues.   ...  ritish Press Doubts  sdom Of Propo^.als  ^de By Balfour  W. D. McKay, Publisher of the News,  Provost, Alta.  Factory Explosion  s Twelve  NERVES BADLY SHATTERED  Many ^ woman who should be  strong and healthy, full of life and  energy is bound by the shackles of 411-  health.  Some disease or constitutional disturbance has left its mark in the form  of a weak heart, shattered nerves, impoverished blood and an exhausted  condition of the whole system.  in  MIIBURN'S  HEART AND NERVE PILLS  They will find a remedy that will' supply food for the exhausted nerves, one  that will strengthen and regulate the  weak heart and invigorate the whole  system.  Mrs. w. W. Pearse, 1-i Seaton-St,  Toronto, Ont, writes:���������"I was left  with a weak heart and in a lira down  condition from the "flu." My nerves  were badly shattered, and I had such  pains around my heart I could not  sleep much at night. I took several  doctors' medicines without getting any  better. My husband got me to try  Miiburn's Heart and Nerve Pills, and  after I took ono box I got relief, and  after taking six boxes I have been well  and not bothered since."  Price, 50c a box at all dealers, or  mailed direct on receipt of price by  The T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto,  Ont.  Increase in Value cf  Building Permits  Total of Fifty-Six Canadian Cities  Shows Gain  Ottawa.���������The total value of building  permits in 56 Canadian cities during  September last was $9,988,157 as compared with $9,654,085 in August, and  with $9,174,181 in September of Inst  year. Y: "' ���������   r   '   . \    . Y  Nova Scotia, Quebec,. Ontario, Alberta and Bi'itish Columbia registered gains over the - preceding  month, while New Brunswick, Manitoba and Saskatchewan reported decreases.  Accident,in Prussia Forty Miles North  of Oppau  Mayence/���������Twelve people have been  killed and 60 injured in an explosion  in a factory at Dotzhein, a short distance from Wiesbaden, Prussia. The  damage to the factory is estimatecfat"  25,000 marks. .  General Degoutte, commander of  the French troops" in that district,  visited the injured and his men assisted in the reseue work. Steps are  being taken by the French to relieve the distress of the survivors.  Dotzheim is^O miles north of Oppau,  where an explosion in a plant on September 21, killed 1,000 persons, injured about 4,000, others and laid in  waste the entire factory and the village at Oppau.  London.���������The . modification to the  United States disarmament proposals  suggested before the conference at  Washington by Arthur J. Balfour,  head of the British delegation, have  met with a varied reception at the  hands of the press. The Westminster Gazette says that his statement  gives cause for the very gravest misgivings and disappointment, and* proceeds to note in particular his suggestion that the programme of battleships replacement be carried on from  year to year to save armament works  from total destruction. ~  "The suggested reservation," it  says, "amounts- to a proposal that  we keep alive not only the vested  interests of war but, the whole spirit  and tradition of naval 'competition  as a sacred flame ready to burst into  full blaze the moment the holiday is  over." x-* * *  The Daily News says regarding the  suggestion that replacement be per  mitted continuously on a fixed scale:  "This seems a dangerous breach of  the whole conception of a naval holiday, which might well prove disastrous to the U.S. plan." It believes that the British public wotfId  support an absolute embargo otx submarines. ���������        y  The most antagonistic of the mora-  hg papers is the Morning Post, which  dilates on Great Britain's exceptional  positionY in the need to protect aU  lines of communication. Britain and  her Dominions, it says, must be able  to help one another across the oceans.,  unhindered.  The Daily'Mail declares that there  is everything to be said for Mr. BjB-  four's suggestions as submarine w^  fare is most unhuman.  The London Times quoted the Capetown Times as saying that Secretary  Hughes' proposal for a naval holiday  marked the most remarkable event  since the outbreak of the war.  a  By Finger Prints  Rebels Attack British  One Officer and Three Men Killed by  Mtfplahs  London.���������A'... ���������-.Renter cable from  Delhi, India, saya a company of the  Ghurka Rifles Regiment, holding the  Pandikkad post, had a sh'ai'p engagement with 2,000 Moplah rebels, who  attacked vigorously. Two-thirds of  the rebels were killed, while one British officer and three men were^ killed  and 34 men wounded. One gun and  a number of knives ,were captured.  The record of other operations also  discloses the use of artillery by th<  rebels.  Germany Able to Pay  Berlin.���������The report that Germany  has notified the allies that she will be  unable to meet the next reparations  installment is emphatically denied in  official German quarters. A similar  denial is made in entente diplomatic  circles which aro in close touch with  the negotiations now proceeding with  the reparations commission. ,  Britain Denies soviet marge  ___ -.  Says Evidence of Bolshevist Propaganda Not Based on Forgeries  Londpn.r---The British Government,  it was-announced, has handed the Soviet Government at Moscow* a firmly  worded note absolutely denying the  allegations of Foreign Minister Chit-  cherin that the British evidence of  hostile Bolshevist propaganda in Central Asia and Afghanistan was founded on forged documents, German or  otherwise. The note declares that  the Soviet reply of Sept. 26 to the  former note of Lord Curzon, the British foreign minister, apart from the  allegations now denied by -Lord Curzon consisted chiefly of quibbles regarding positions held by officials and  that no attampt was made to answer  the very serious charges of Russian  hostile propaganda in Persia, or Central Asia.  Believed   Responsible   For   Mail   Car  Robbery Near Moose Jaw  Phoenix, Ariz.���������-A bandit captured  here at the Santa Pe station, following  an attempt to rob a mail car, was  identified by finger prints a,s Roy Gardner, who recently escaped from the  federal penitentiary at McNeil's Island.  ! According   to    the police, Gardner  admitted his identity.  Winnipeg.���������Roy Gardner, * escaped  convict from McNeil's island penitentiary, reported arrested at Phoenix,  Ariz., was credited by railway police  with having been responsible for the  robbery of an express car on the Canadian Pacific Railway near Moose Jaw  on October 19, getting away with $5,-  000. ��������� Q������ September 22 the Canadian  National Railway express was held up  at Tofleld, Alta., several registered  "^acka^es beis*3*1 stolen. Descriptions  of Gardner, received from tho Washington penitentiary, tallied ' with  those of the bandit In both cases.  Moose Jaw.���������Canadian Paciflo investigation authorities here,' when "nolifted that Roy Gardner had been arrested, declared they were still convinced  that Gardner robbed train No. 4 on  the morning of October 19. It was  stated Gardner would not likely be  brought back to Moose Jaw for trial,  as he already had a 50-year sentence  ahead of him 4n the United States.  Rob Liquor Store and.Escape^  Grand- Porks, *B.C.-~-Robert Camp*  bell, government liquor store vendor  here, was held up and robbed of $200  by two armed men. The men were  located in the westend of the town by  police officers, and engaged in a running gun fight with the bandits, but  the men made good their escape.  Montreal.���������A verdict of suicide was  returned at the inquest into the death  of Louis Ogulnik, who fatally shot  himself after wounding Sir Andrew  MacPhail in the shoulder. Sir Andrew^ condition is reported as very  satisfactory,  For Infants and Children  Cattle Shipped From Montreal  Always bears  the  Signature of  Big  **T.Vl*HTABU*4������U*,|  kClmSi*"**? -  ������i!***.!e!iiik������j!2  ���������'.���������',������������������..���������*  *,     :'������������������  .'   ,   '���������:* <^_fc^," L-'P, !"''.-t'iii-tt  '"i0 ���������������������������'--  oiled V0nm?z  And Other GoodXhin^:yZ  Revival   of   Export   Trade    Js  Looked For  Montreal.-*-A big revival of the Canadian export cattle trade to Great Britain is now to be regarded as certain  as far as Montreal port is concerned.  Up to date, thirty thousand head of  Canadian cattle have been shipped to  Britain during the past six months,  and with Bevoral ships still to be load-  od,.the thirty-five thousand mark may x  be reached before tho season closes.    *,  Filipinos Drowned \n Manila Bay  Manila.���������Fifty-eight Filipinos, many  of them women and children, were  drowned at the entrance to Manila  Bay, when the lnter-island steamer,  Maria Luisa foundered in a heavy sea.  Seventy-two others wero picked up by  a Japanese steamer.  Give your local merchants a chance.  Buy at home.  For Tired Housewives  ���������No potatoes to peel���������no vegetables to prepore���������-no  long cooking over a hot stove���������simply heat ������nd servo  CLARK'S CANADIAN BOILED DINNER  ��������� complete and delicious dish well cooked and well  seasoned in the great Clark Kitchens ��������� Like all  "CLARK GOOD THINGS" the cost ie modest.  Good at any time���������essential for the unexpected guest,  an assortment of "Clark Good Things" ou hand.  Keep an <  Made from Canadian Farm Produce  ���������And sold everywhere in Canada.  y  Britain Disposing of War Supplies  London.���������-Tho government is rapidly  disposing of the large Amount of war  stocks. Surplus stores worth ������675,-  000,000 have been disposed of since  the armistice. Liquidation Is practically completed on the continent, and  it is hoped shortly to close down in  Egypt.  You're Constipated I  Take "Cascarets"  For liver, Bowels  PEJROI.EUM JELLY  An application of "Vaseline' ' White Jelly brings  grateful relief when  applied to cuts, burns,  chafed skin, etc.  CHESEBROUCll  MANUFACfURTNG COMPANY  lVa0A.Hda.tt4*  1800 Chabot Ave., Montreal.  Ja iults  4m djart at  all Jrug~  gists*  =������  A*0*AI  &i\\  Believes No Danger  Of Indian Revolution  Detroit, Mich.���������Belief that there  lo no foundation for rumors of an  Impending revolution in India was  expressed by Bishop H. L. Smith,  of India, one of the speakers of  the National Conference of the  Methodist Episcopal Church. Look  of friendship between the Meham-  mettann and Hindus would tend to  prevent such a movement, he sold.  Bishop Smith declared British con.  trol of India must be continued,  "If anarchy Is to be averted,'*  Sick headache, biliousness coated  tongue or sour gassy stomach���������always  trace this to torpid liver and delayed,  fermenting food :ln tho bowels. Cascarets work while yon sleep. They  immediately cleanse the stomach, remove, tho spur, undigested food and  foul gases, fake tho excess bile from  the liver and carry out all the constipated waste matter and poisons in  the bowels. ��������� Got a 10-cent box now  and let "Cascarets" straighten you out  by morning.  =P  Mother! Move  Child's Bowel* With  California Fig Syrup  Hurry mother! Bven a sick child  loves tho "fruity" taste of "CaHtor*  nia Fig Syrup" and U never falls lo  open tho bowols, A tofuiponrul today  may prevent a nick child tomorrow.  If constipated, biliouw, feverish, fretful, has cold, colic, or if stomach la  sour, tonguo coated, broath bad, re-  member a good cleansing of the little  bowels is often all that lu necessary.  Ask your drocElut tor genuine ������CalV  fornla Jftg Syrup" which haa directions  for   babies  and   children of nil ages  CORNS  0H\0tmifmi.0~0m*aiiaa-*i#*a el1 mimeli,^  Lift Off with Fingers  ^������JL*^  Doesn't hurt ft bill Drop a Mttlo  "Free-etone" on an aching com, iriHlant*  ly that com stops hurting, then abort-  ly you lift It right out with Angers,  tl'nily I  Your druggist aelto a tiny bottle of  ���������'Preesuone" for ft few centt*������ enflklant  to������ remove every hard corn, aoft corn,  or corn between tho toon, turn* tho ca*  printed   on   bottle.    Mother!     Yon M*���������* without nor%-*m������ or Irritation.  must say "California" or you may got g!!=^  an imitation flg syrup. J w#   Vh   w.   J88&  -1%-mw-ji ME  CBESTON  SEVB3W  i-i':  Local and Personal  Dr. Lille, dentist, -will be at Creston  on his regular visit Dec. 7, 8, 9 and 10.  Fob. Sale���������Part Jersey heifer calf,  2 weeks' old, cheap for -cash. W. V.  Jackson.  Starting next inonth tbe Creston  librvi-y will be open two afternoons a  week: Wednesday from 3 to 4, and  Saturday from 3 to 5.  Spireixa Corsetiere���������For appointments, call or write Mis. S3. B.  Peairs, Box (67. Creston. Residence,  over Mawson Bros, pool room.  For Sanurday S. A. Speers has a  list of last-day sale specials that  should assure a whirlwind finish to his  already successful removal sale. Look  up the a&vt.'  ehedule of Meeting  ���������j]  Oadldaie  Sieigli  presenting the  Oownment  Don't forget the Presbyterian baz  aar. which includes a sale  of  needlework, home cooking, candies, etc., on  Tuesday. Dec. 6th, in Speers Ball.  Postmaster Gibbs wishes to remind  those who are sending Christmas parcels to tbe Old Country that these  should be posted not later than the  endof the month at the yery latest  For Saxjb���������Team of driving ponies, 9  and 6 yeais old; well broken, single,  double or saddle: team and harness.  $I2������. Also set of light sleighs and  cutter.   Morrow's Blacksmith Shop.  A meeting of those interested is called for Tuesday night at 8 in Speers'  Hall for the organization of a branch  of the Canadian Bed, Cross Society.  Chief business is the election of officers  of course.  Rev. N. Larniputb of Kelson .took  both seryices in Christ Church on Sunday, Rev* H. .Varley being temporarily indisposed. The latter������Js getting  around nicely and will be. able to take  his usual work on the 27th.  Ij. W. Humphrey, Farmer-Labor  candidate, had a fairly well attended  meeting in Mercantile Hall on Saturday night at which the candidate and  MiYNorcross of Nelson were the speakers.   W. V. Jackson presided.  ... The Valley wa������ favored with a great  .yariety of weather over the week-end.  Sunday's cold was followed by a Monday blizzard, and oh Tuesday the Valley was fayored iwith a snowfall that  piled up a foot deep at some pointe  Since then the weather has been quite  equable.  Sunday morning appears to have  been the coldest touch so far this winter when the mercury got down tofone  above zero. According to the weather authorities four above was the coldest experienced aii last winter.  The ladies of Holy Cross Church are  having a whist drive and social evening in the Parish Hall tonight (Fri-  dav\_witSi eaieds to start at 8 and to be  followed by a short musical programme, aad Sanch. Admission is 50  cents.  The Taylor-Henderson almost acre  of land on Canyon street, between the  Dr; Henderson residence and tbe present quarters occupied by the library,  was purchased last week by A. R.  Swanson. The price is stated to be  around $20001  - For SXLk���������Bay horse, 9 years old,  .wiet; cutlet:, two sets sleighs, light  democrat, and set democrat harness.  Also sideboard, .dressing table, refiig-  erator,"~kitehen cupboard and small  table. Prices on all are right. S. M.  Watson,- Victoria Ave.  Theearof Christmas presentation  apples the Fruity Growers* Union is  shipping tb the Old Country left on  Saturday, and should arrive in ample  time ror pre-yuletide distribution.  Shippers inciuded many people from  points outside the Valley.  Chas. Moore got back from a business trip to Okanagan points.     He con-  .  tidently asserts that With, irrigation  Creston Valley is at least a 50 per cent,  better proposition than any point he  stopped at while away.  Christ Church Ladies' Guild ancuai  bazaar and dance is on Friday nest.  Dancing from 9 to 2, with Mesdames  dames Lister and' Foreman supplying  music.   The admistion is 60 cents. -  Fresh Meats���������Fresh killed beef,  pork, mutton yea!, etc., will be an sale  at tbe former F. H. Jaekson store on  Wilson Ave., every Friday, commencing December 2nd. The meats offered are the choicest to be had in the  Valley, and one visit will convince  you that prices are right. A. NELSON.  J. K. CHORLTON  TEACHER OF 'CELL������ ANO VIOLIN  Canyon City  Wednesday, Nov. 30,8.15 p.m.  CRESTON  Thursday, Bee. 1, 8.15 p.m.  GRAND THEATRE  LISTER  Friday, Dec. 2, 8.15 p.m.  Thev Meetings   will1 be   addressed by Dr. Rose, National Liberal arid Conservative Candidate, and .others  Flour  Sacks���������Empty flour  sacks  for sale, 15c. each.   Creston Bakery.  As an inducement to beginners I am offering  21 lessons for $20.00���������?ia00down and balance at  the end of the term. This offer not good after  November 30th, 192J.  ^r?  \������if  FORSALE  (Archibald Ranch)  4-f t Dry Cottonwood $4 per cord  DELIVERED  Parties, wishing to. haul their  own .wood can have it at >$2  per cord at stump. Man on  the ground to give delivery.  H, CHRISTIE, Agent  GRA?I0 THEATRE  Satiirday, Nov  KATHERINE  MacDONALD  in  uiiderbolf  COMEDY  Petticoats and Pants  \..'\zj&tiii^y', Dee. 3 ",'..z  A Virtuous Vamp :  Comedy:  Skipper's Narrow Escape  ������n?  f<9.  ���������'**���������������  tttgh Oass  Homemade  Ice Cream and  Fruits  Tea, Coffee, Cocoa, Bovril  served in our Tea Room.  BERT NORRIS  Postoffice BlfcY CRESTON  at  1. Stands 42 inches high.  2. Choice of Genuine' A|ahogany or  Oak,  3. Equipped with the Great Uitona.  ���������that plays all records properly.  4. Has the fasnons All-Wood OVAL  Horn.' '. a.,-��������� '  5. Has the  guaranteed   Brunswick  Motor. ���������   _���������  6. Has  the   Brunswick   Automatic  Stop.  7. Fitted w ith Throat Tone Control.  a Cabinet has Record FilingShelyts  ft. Guaranteed      fully.      including  Springs. .;  10. Genuine    Brunswick  glade ih Canada,  Cabinet.  Sold on easy terms.  See this Model  BSiftTiigrglQ les8r   .iUIIIICnd Prtc^  *%jilfa -  Off 11if nniiL i lu if r  on Seasonable and Wanted Merchandise will give a  Wfliii^tvtrinsf FinSsH to &sm������* S*������* T~Oajf R&nnoifal Sal&i  i!  *      L,  ,\1  I  BUYING DURING THE WEEK Tvhile satisfactorily heavy has by no means depleted the tremendous array of special offerings,,so if you have not a������  yet.attended this merchandising event extraordinary, or still hav  Specials for*  a few of which will ba found below, shonid bring.you to the store bright and early Saturday morning.  SHOES  F  ALL MUST GO NOW  Final   Clearance   at   Greatly   Reduced    Prices  Women's Roots, with high fturj low heels, Blank Kid and Black Calf  Helling at lens than mumifarsfcur������rs' wholesale prioea,     O -CMS* ���������  all wiwH in r.h������- lot.    Regular up to $&,00.   Bale price    0������00  ,  Men'* Fin*1 Drnfts Boor.**, ah*   -goor!   Work Boor*, regular      A  CbE*  up'to *10,  tSale ppioe ��������� . ���������������������������    ��������� i' ��������������� araif  Children*!-! ������ood $k'.hool 8hoo������, mwa 4 to 8j.    Bale price-      ~U*00  Youth's flood H<:\tni I Shoes. HVMrf* 8- to J0J, Bale  prion      AiOD  3d EC  ......   CT  tVM  AH  RUBBERS at   Reduced   Prices  Ladies' Silk  Waists  All ladies' Silk Waists  in .stock;  reg. up to  $11.00;    Sale   price  $6.00.  IO Percent* Off ail  Our large stock of strictly Fresh Groceries, which is  always marked at the lowest possible price consistent  with quality, have a-11 been reduced another 10 Per Cent.  ���������except the Specials shown below, which are offered you  at to-day's wholesale prices.    Here they are:  5.1b, Pail of Syrup ..60c.  4-lb. tin Climax eJam.i....".. ������-..*������������������. * :............ ....75c.  Tomatoes, per tin... ������������������- 20c.  Corn, por tin....... i .........:. 20c.  Peas, per tin , ~ t..~. 20o.  Beans, per tin .., 20o.  Don't forget, 10% off all other Groceries in the store,  mm*  Sale Prices are  Positively Cash  ���������t,\ if,'.i  '.i-'l-.n:  <&'t������$ffi$$$ffl~\M^M?i_f<biy$6 ~,  A   ������* 1  H^rt-ii|^U(-i-|Mitf4ijia-^MawttMMi|ai|ii  . ,,i.*-t i.  .'fl  (ft     1 a.   Tf al  Sale at Fourth  Street Store  ���������  "i


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