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Array ,**>-     .*>  m?-m  '.MrjZ:  's\  fll  /&.  s*  Vol. XIV.  ^ss  GHESTOft, B.G., FK������0^Y, DECEMBER 29,  1922  No. 47  spent    Christmas  tins   fco  5u re,  ret  Mrs. Loasby waa a week-end visitor  In Cranbrook.  Will   Goodman  with his parents  Michel on Tuecday.  ��������� Mr. and Mrs. " Loasby are . leaving  this week* for a: two weeks" visit witb  friends at Lethbridge, Calvary and  Edmonton**, Alta.   > %>  Christmas week has not" beers   r������il  meery  for Jim   Pascuzzo.    ��������� He is ill  with scarlet fever and on Dr. Hender  son's  orders,,will   have to be quarantined for at least a month.  Messrs. North  been on  and  the sickjfst the past few days  with bad colds,  are able  Cam, who have  iti,~  to be around'  again.  in a Ii  LxirtJF a iapse of one year Sirdar had  its annual school concert on December*  15th in the schoolhouse, with Trustee  North occupy injg-the chair and.a most  enjoyable programme was -givdh hf.  the children, ..who had been well  trained by Miss Schmidt, the teacher,  and Mrs. Wilson, who presided at the  piano. After the concert feature the  grownups had a few hours' dancing,  wifcn Mrs. Foreman of Creston presiding at the piano.  Preyious to her marriage Miss  Margeory Goodwin was guest of honor  at a miscellaneous shower on Wednesday afternoon when numerous friends  remembered her with useful gifts for  the home of which she will be head at  Orsabrook. The same evening Mr.  and Mrs. .Goodman entertained a host  of friends at an at home at which  music, cardsv etc., were the features  with, a sumptuous lunch served about  midnight. ~     . y  .   Rev.   H., Varley officiated ^  hausp^ddrnj-f ^n-Tlkiirsdayv^^  at the Goodman > home, when Jtheffc-  , daoghter. Miss Margepry, was" uuited  in marriage^with Mr. Frank Bamfprd  of Cranbrook, in the presence of just  a few friends and relatives of the  contracting parties. The bride was  given away by her father, but the  contracting parties were unattended.  The bride was handsomely gowned in  dove grey chiffon taffeta with silver  trimmings and beads." and carried a  boquet of ehrsanbhemums, while her  going away costume was pf peacock  blue silk atifi brown coat u,nd picture  hat. The groom's gift to the bride  was a string of pearls. They were giy-?  en a hearty sendoff by Si**dar friends,  who liberally showered them witli rice,  cofcfetti and old. boots, proceedings  being greatly enlivened by numerous  selections by the scouts tin can band.  After a bounteous wedding dinner  Mr.'and Mrs. Bamford left on the  noon train on it wadding trip to  Spokane, after which tney will make  their home in Cranbrook. Among the  out of town guests wpreTEfrs. Bamfprd*  Erickson school was ciowded.to the  doors on Thursday night for the  Christmas concert which this yeaiv  whs % schoaKi's' -effort all the way  through. d'Warren Harrison made  anexelknt ch~--fns~~n, whilst ������n������ther  pupil. Miss Jean Mall, presided at the  organ for all ^ the musical accompani*  ments. There was great vaiiety to  the programme which consisted of  forty ji umbers, with- literary numbers  thV "most prominent* the following  ttmiJSfJto^h^ting     recitations:      Florence  -^^S^^^X^^tiy^^^il'iVe^st.-.~---f ~%L������, -���������   Q'i*>*������       *jW  erj- James/Handley, .-JEenneth^Davisi  Popglas 'Pik-t^nni.** Edward*".Mi$rtin^<  Edward  Clark, Beulah "Penson.  Rod  GRAND THEATRE  JANUARY  6  Something New in  Pictures  V  "Wet Gold"  Submarine pirates hunting  for gold on the floor  of the ocean.  See a hair-raising horse race  on tho Havana track shown  for" the first time in photo-  drama,.  See the fight in a stolen submarine���������a human   torpedo  ���������a "fight between divers at  the  bottom  of the  ocean.  How   many   have,  seen   the  mysteries of the sea floor?  Here is your chance to see a  piature that  is different.  mother of the groom, of Cranbrook,  and Mr.' and Mrs. Manahan and Mrs.  Roy Proctor, also of Cranbrook.  The Kootenay Landing treetje-wae  the scene,of a very painful and fatal  accident on Wednesday of last week  when unknown man by the name of  Cullen or Colter fell off the trestle aiiff  in his fall to the. ground 40 feet.below  struck one of the. braces- breaking a  rib which punctured a lung, the unfortunate .dying a prolonged and  painful death as was indicated in the  'way he had rolled about in the snow,,  making a circle almost 30: feet \n  circumference. The remains were not  discovered until Thursday .afternoon,  when the provincial police was noli*  tied, who on searching *he clothing of  the dead man found aii-employment  agency ticket issues to a Mr. Cullen or  Colter," introducing him ta a inotpr  company in Regina, Sask. This was  dated August, _1922. It is presumed  the unfortunate had come in from  Proctor on the barge and was walking  the trestle to get to Sirdar, when he  missed his footing "In the snowy  travelling and fell over the trestle to  his death below.- The remains were  interred at Creston on Priday.  December Public  School Report  .'���������?  -m,  ���������^C-S. Brousson, B.Se.,  Hli-*B"  -iOBOOZi���������  . Principal.  Enrollment 16 -f.~  - ~ v.-  - Attendance IS/lf).-.-- - /  Highest standingY    Junior matriculation���������Violet   3$ti>rrow.    Advanced���������  Sydney   Bell.    0pm mended���������Wilfred  Hetherintrton.     it,  Division II.���������J. I>. Siddons, Teacher.  Enrollment 30.i.  Highest standing���������Clara. Morrow.'  E-fSTRANCE���������.i~a.bs~-J. D. Siddons.B.A.,  Teacher.        lU  Enrolment, 15.J..  *  Average attendance, 14.  Highest .standing���������Edith Crawford,  Anaretta McDonold. Donold Young,  Ivin Compton.   ,",  Division I.���������G.^P. Smith, Principal.  Enrolment 36.-1 "    *  Highe-t standing: Fourth Reader���������  Edword Bush, dharlie Cotterill. Eileen  Hendy. -  Perfect attendance���������Edward. Bush,  Edith Couling, Charlie Cotteril], Helga  Nelson. Elmer Olson, Joyce Moore.  George Winch, Frank Maione.  Erickson School Concert  ney Putnam, ClarSnee.^Da*;^  Putnam, Walter ������odd; ' ^Madeline  Putnam. Margaret Fraser. Parley  Putnam, Harold Davis,'Bobby Long,  and Muriel and Richard" Thurston.  Songs were nicely rendered by Bobby  Long, Edward Clarke, Clarence Botterill hnd Richard Thurston, Richard Hall  and Winnie Palfrevmau. The entire  school did full, justice to both opening  and closing choruses, while the boys  of division two were also*heard in  musical effort. In addition to two  dialogues by division one���������Census  Taking Hnd -Quack" berth of which  were loudly applauded,, ns was also o^  similur goffering, by division two._  Miss Jean Wood's monologue... was  another very popular number. The  two act plHV, ^'Ruggles,1* was also  well handled by scholars of division  one. Both, rooms contributed drills  very effectively, as well as a fancy  drill by the senior pupils, and Mother  Goose by scholars of the junior room.  Edward Clink proved himself the  humorist of the evening, "his skit twi  the difficulties of the Erickson school  janitor under present fuel housing  conditions being excellent both as to  composition und delivery. At the  close the scholars were ouch presented  with a generous supply of candies and  nuts, and both thc teachers, Miss  Vaughan and Miss Ednn Hoi pies were  in turn remembered by their pupils,  each receiving a very acceptable  Christmas present. Taken an'a whole  the concert excelled anything of the  sort ever given here���������thanks in largo  measure to the careful training and  setae bBori of mm libera hy Missus  Vaughn and Holmes. Before God Save  the King was sung a freewill offering  was received from the grownups,  whose total, contributions of $14 will  bo used for the purchase of sport  equipment for both tho boya.und girls  of the two rooms,  Division IV.  ..li-^tl* 1*1 ~xz-.i������n'        '-v.' ...  3*f=-'*.**~S,������������������������ 5M*t������KfJ������**V-*������**\   , _.   ~���������0.'J_~ ?'     L-L    - "   -  Highest si aisdvrtgr^Sebond P^im^r���������  Eric Bennett. r Dorothy-Duni-i,.. Hubert  West a,ria Mary ".Moore eq ual.    First  ���������man "'5.Hn^:|R^ jMcfc  <"$*N eil. .JuniorSecond Reader^Kath-  leeh Mawson, Dpra Nickel, Beth'  Westv;���������'���������'������������������ :������������������'.';���������<'':" -i:...���������.' y "������������������ :'i--P V.*      ���������' ��������� ���������'*:  Perfect attendance���������Lynn Beasier,  Harold Beninger, Eric Bennett, Joyce;  Burkhart, Euj 1 Christie, IrwiiJ Crps-  thwa'it, Dorothy Dunn, Ronald Gibbs.  Frances Moore, Prank- Morrow. Hilda  Pavne, Dora Nickel. Arthur Cromack,  JackO'Neil.  For Sae-k���������CoUio   pups,   AI   stools,  5 each,    Victor Carr, Croston.  Wantbd���������Sob   second   hand   team  bobsleighs.   J. O. Martin, Oreston.  Foit SAiiB���������2 sots Surrey driving  iKibslPighs, now. will aell at half prtco.  W. B, Muir, Oreston  Fob SUtlic���������Two setH  2cnLter������i 2 &s~~~b single  set double hnrneiis,    tl.  ton in uloighfl.  Imrm-HH. unci  S. McOroatli,  Division II.���������Miss Vickers, Taaaher.  Enrolment 28. -  Highest standing: Senior Third���������  Clarence Staples, Harold Speers," Wil-  li-itn   Bush.    Junior   Third���������Dprotby  M/11-ll       ~Jl~tmr  r*rv4Sir, " D������������J   ������VU~.X...y  SSI.*. I Hi.    1ZZ.EZ.Z.    J      ttSXHXXtt*.     JX~ X.VrXX    V./X.t.XViVX'Cl.  Perfect attendance���������William Bush,  Ena Christie. Arthur Couling, Norman  Finlayson, Jessie Learmonth, William  Munuel, Charlie Moore. Mai-ion MacDonald, Verne Olseri. Dorothy Ryck-  man,.Harold Speers, Clarence Staples,  Margaret WalKeJC/JEdith Wilson, Lou-  iae Nickel Lily *vVilson9 Dick Randall.  ~t  Miss Moore, Teacher.  Ind ustry for the holiday dinner feaeure,  Messrs. Pochin, Nouguler and Hickey  having a-fine lot of birds this year.  The turkey shoot put on by A. D.  Pochin on Thursday last was well  attended, but it was too bad there  were not more birds available, ot tbe  half dozen Eric Craigie got three, P.  J. Klingensmith two and Corp. Clark  one.  Rainy weather, since the middle, of  last week has taken off the entire,foot  of snow that was in evidence a week  before Christmas, and Jog hauling is  at a standstill.  The   biggest- crowd   and  ^T������uZi uic e v er  the best  given at. a school  concert aptly describes the Christmas  entertainment at the Canyon school-  on Friday night, presided over =by A������  D. Pochin.- ^The feature of the programme was the cantata, "Snow  White Fairy" by .sfeven of the senior  girls under the direction of Principal"]  Kolthammer. After t-he concert the.'  crowd adjourned to the other sehooP  room where the Christmas tree was  in s"iucnc6, and irons wuicu every  child in Canyon got a. present of books  toys, or some other useful article as  well as a supply of candy, the citizens  voluntarily contibuting $60 for this  purpose.  Geo. Davie left a few days ago for  Vancouver, where he is undergoing  treatment in a military hospital, and  will be away for several weeks;  Erickson riflemen carried off most  of the turkeys -at the1 Pochin shoot at  the canyen on Thursday last. Of the  half-dozen birds available Eric Craigie  gob two and F. J. Klingensmith two.  Mr. and Mrs. H. A. McKowan of  Cranbrook and family were here over  the holiday, guests of Mr. and Mrs. G.  Cartwaight.  Mr. and Mrs. Lome Botterill (nee  Alice-Taylor, formerly of Creston) are  here from Standpoint, Idaho, for the  Christmas season,   guests   of  Lome's  parents, Mr. ancl Mrs. E. Botterill.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Brownrigg of  Yahk were .here for Christani:s vacation wtth Mr. 'and Mrs. Henry Brown*  ������srs-  Mr. and Mrs. D. MacDonald and  voung son of Cranbrook, were guests  of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Staples for the  Christmas vacation.  Mr. and Mrs.^W. Percival of Yahk  we��������� here for the holiday week-endt  guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. Dodds.  Now that the severe weather is over  apple shipping has peen resumed.  There were'about 200 boxes for the  heated car on Tuesday <& this week.  ���������4.  Miss'Vaughan, piincipalbf Erickson  school, is at her home near Vancouyer  for the Christmas holidays.  Celebrate Goldmn   Vtfedding  While sawing wood one day tarft  week T. W~ Davies met with ������ nasty  accident., - The log" on which he was  working rolled .and- the saw cut intof  his leg, but we hopeto see him getting  about as lively as ever '. very^ shortly.  Erickson had  the  first golden wedding  -celebB-ation    in   its   history "on  S Christmas Day* when at the. home of  Mr.   and     Mrs.   M-   R.   Palmer    the  Division .V;���������Miss QreTghtpn, Teacher.  Enrolment, 38.  Highest standing:* Receiving Class  A���������Herbert Couling, Andre iv Miller,  Margaret Blinco, Receiving Glass B  ���������Hubert beninger, Allan Speers,  Mabel Johnson and Lucille Bloor  equal. Beginners���������Lily White, Allan  Staples, Sidney Fisher. y  Perfect attendance���������Meade Beazer,  Jay Blissr. JMargaset Blinco; Tom  Ora*vvforcl������ Herbert Couling, Charlie  Faas. Florence Faas, Eileen Foster,  Sidney "Eisner, Jack Gibbs, Mabel  Johnston, Jnck Johnston, Jim Johnston, Lillian McMillan, Andrew Miller,  Roland Miller, Arthur Nicnols, Allen  Speers, Allen Staples, Lily White,  Robert White. ,  Canyon City  "The social committee of the United  Farmers are having u dance In the  schoolhouse on Friday night, 20th,  the proceeds to go to the piano fund.  Gentlemen 50c, ladies please bring  lunch.  Mias Nissie McRobb Ie homo from  Cranbrook High School for the Christmas vacation with her jih.vents here.  Reports fcoin Spokane are I.o tho  effect that Mr. Vanpe'-a ' condition  shows .Bruno improvement. Tie is  undergoing chiropractor trout ment*.  Geo, Hurl and family '"tit Vanguard,  Sunk., are Christmas ^eek- visitors  with his father, It, 'Hurl, ovory  member of tho family being here for  the holiday, r  Messrs. Gartland, Hlckev, Wefchor-  lioad and Messongor arrived homo in  tlmtotohave the 'Christmas celebra-  tloB������n with>hofr families here.  For their Christinas turkey Canyon  people  were  able.to patrontste   homo  last week' was" a ""great--s*acce.ss.' ~The-  drrlls were all pretty.,and - well exec������tf-  ed, and the . niusicat.^.111  ���������gciti^ZiiX������Z^������? Zi n.&iiu&y$^  t;on0ert*. of! VbheTfsq'rjf---''- e yerf; - se^^^ere.:;  The teachers are to b^-prs������ ised for' thie  high state of: efficiency "to which'they  had trained -the children.  Douglas Butterfield and Cecil Moore  returned "on Friday Lo spend fche  festive season with friends in Wynndel. ' ..:."*  There was a. pretty fair attendance  at Saturday night's dance and a jolly  time was enjoyed by~all.  Miss "Florence Bathie left last Tuesday for Winnipeg, Man., where she  expects to remain for some time.  Miss Serena Williams returned from  Nelson on Friday, where she has been  attending high school.  Fried Ktmst of Boswell is a visitor  htre this week, ������ue8t of Waller Johnson.  fiftieth arsniyersarj;- of their-Tuariiage  was observed in rlEting fashion, al-  though. d"S ^othe tixne of .year it was.  ^The^l^nV^B-ai-e-r^^  Masonic Lodge Officers  There     was    a,   fine     turnout     on  Wednesday night for the installation  of officers of Creston Masonic Lodge,  with W. Bro. Mallnnd������ine taking  charge of bhe ceremony, assisted by a  number of thc past musters. The UV2B  officers are:  I.P.M,���������H, Young.  W.M���������T; W. Bundy.  S.W.���������W. R. Long.  J.W.���������0;'B. Garland.  ,   Sony,���������C. F. Hayes.  Treas.���������S. A. Speers.  Trustee���������.1. BHhoo.  Tyler���������A. B. Norris.  S.D.���������W. J. Jorv.  ,   .I.D ���������H. L. L������ngston>  S.8.���������G. D. Mead.  J.S.���������A. D. Hendren.  Chap W. H. Watahw.  D. ofO,���������E. Mallandaine.  At the oloao of fclitk lodge adjournment  was taken to Norris bakery. wher������ft n  suinptuouH tnatnlliallon night dinner  was done full justice  usual round of fcorihtu  well s|-oken to, W.M  being toautrriaster.  ���������fhe'- family of three .sons' and five  d*u*gbt.er������ to be-prspent.-^ Mr. and  Mrs.v^Palmer were ,wffedded (at Port  ;Hc^V;:>::������!^ :''.'��������� Day,  1872, arid in 18SS commenced the trek  westwardi":i "the * first bait bei ng at  Treherns, Manitoba, where they resided until moving to Erickson in 1911.  All the boys^ J. B. of Treherne, and  Frank and Alfred of Erickson, were at  t:;e celebration, along with three of  the da ugh tei s, Mrs. Kreiger of  Spokane. Mrs. R. J3. Staples of Crest,  on, and Miss Ruby at home.,. The  absentees were Mrs. Lewis of Morris,  Man., and Mrs. Whimster of Nelson,  Ih addition to the grownups twelye  grand children also very much enjoyed  the occasion. Although both travel].  ing beyond the alloted span of three  score years and t&n both Mr. and Mrs.  Palmer are enjoying the best of health,  and their host of friends in the Vail lev  extending ��������� happtest felicitations,  coupled with which is the wish' that  they, may enjoy many more happy  ret urns of their wedding day.  Fob Sale���������Good, useful horse, 1000  lbs., sound in wind nnd limb, about 7  vears old.      E. Butterfield, Wynndel  t-o,   with   the  exceptionally  .-elect   Bundy  The   disappearance* of   the snow Is  being foit by outsiders who liavt' come  in with teams to #etpuu'b af .4 **v������*iiUrn-*b  work, and mora of th^m are tn  evidence this year thitn Sm any previotm  winter.  Masquerade  Grand TtSQstra Bsllrooiii  Jan. 1  Good  MitBio. Oood Floor.  Good Time for All.  t      Cottso early and stay late.  Prizes for Best Costumes  New Years cornea but once a. -year*  Bupp<-jr Extra. y -  'Ji ",  iZ-Pyi  .??-'?-'L  L-tZ  It  Wi  ' ft*'  a* -  l'. ':  mi-  Jj~ :: *k  t.- ~ -  aiKSTOX. B. C  nag?'  IHf  ?^&" ���������-*# .~t33f Qttr? <&# ZZIZZ--  :iz? v'&ccyristiPftTio #f������ -W.  Wzm t$^SJ0$M$Mi  1  GOLD  ��������� BY ���������  WILDER  ANTHONY  Canadian    RIrIuh    .Virang^ri    With  riihUBi^t'?,    F.    D.    OoodchlLd    Co.,  2f-������   King  St.   West.   Toronto.  ;::  (Continued)  "The first night after Flour Sack  come on his job, he got up a mess ot  jack-rabbit stew, and stickin' his head  out The door, yelled in real- round-mi*  style���������'Come and git it!' Then, he  piled ui> his own plate and started in  ter eat. In about tea minutes, in  walks the English dude, and when he  seen the cook eatin" away, he rares  back and says, haughty-like���������'Bless  me soul, I cawn't eat with me servants, doncher know.' Flour Sack  never bats> an. eye, but says, with his*  mouth full 'Take a cheer,' he says, an" ?  wait until I git through.' " j  Although Wade had heard the story}  before, he laughed pleasantly as San-{  try began to dish up the food; then '  the latter summoned the hired man.  "Mind, now, Bill." Wade admonished.      "Not a. word about the s-.heep."  'Tlie  next  morning:,- after a restless  night, the young rancher set out alone  tor the sheep camp.      He was more  than ever concerned over the outlook.  because sleep had brought to his pillow visions of cattle starving on a denuded range, and of Sa*atry suad "Race t  Moran  engaged   in  a  death   struggle.  Particularly because of tiie danger of  this, he had insisted upon Santry staying at home.      The    old    plainsman,  scarred    veteran    of many a frontier  brawl, was too quick tempered and too  proficient with his six-shooter to take  back-talk    from    the    despised    sheep  herders or to bandy words with a man  he feared and hated.      Wade was becoming convinced that Moran was re'  sponsible   'for "the    invasion    of    tfhe  range, although still at a. loss for*jhls  reasons.      The whole affair was mark-  ed   with  Moran's   handiwork   and   the  silent swiftness of liis methods.  This    Race    Moran was a stranger  who    had    come    to Crawling. Water  some^jnonths before, and  for reasons  best known to himself, had been trying to ingratiate himself in the neighborhood,  but, although he  seemed  to  have  plenty of  funds,  the  ranch and  stock men did not take kindly to his  advances.      He posed as the agent of  some  Eastern capitalists, and he had  opened an office which for sumptuous  appointments had never been equaled  in that part of the country; but he bad  not been able to buy or lease land at  lhe prices he offered and his business  apparently had not prospered.      Then  sheep had begun to appear    in    great  flock? in various parts of the surrounding country and some or* these Hocks  to overflow into Crawling Water' Valley.      Moran denied, at first, that they  had come ai his Instance, but. later on.  he tactily   admitted  to  the  protesting  cattle     men     that    he   had  a.  certain  a.nioijnf. of ih teres t in sheep raiding.  More   liir-siashted   ihan   some   of   his  neighbor?;,   Wade   had   leased   a.  large  ���������strip "i  \i*.rnl  in  ihe valley  for use as  winter range.       Moran had seemed to j  want thi.-, land badly, and had offered ������  a really fair price for it, but Wade had  not cared to seLl. Relying upon his  privilege as lessee, Wade had not feared the approach of the sheep, and he  had no -reason to wish to dispose of his  holdings. Now, it began to look as  if Lhe purpose was to "sheep" him < ut  of bis own territory, so that the agent  might buy up* the-lease and homestead  rights on practically his*-"own terms.  The thing had been done before in������  various parts of the cattle country. 3  Cattle and sheep cannot live on tlie"  same range, and when sheep take possession of a country, cattle must move  out of it, or starve. Ko wonder, then,  that the cattlemen of Crawling Water  Valley were aroused. ' Their livelihood was slipping away from them,.  day by day, for unless prompt steps  were taken 'the grass would be ruined  by the woolly plague.  Thus far, Gordon, Wade, a leader  in the cattle faction, had heen firm for  peaceful measures though some of the  ranchers had threatened an open war  on the herders. "Avoid bloodshed at  almost any cost," had been his ad-.  vice, and he had done his best to restrain the more hot-headed -'Members  of "his party, who were for shooting  the sheep and driving out the herders  at the rifle point. But there was a  limit, even to Wade's patience; and  his jaws squared grimly as he considered the probable result, should Moran  and. his followers, the sheep owners,  persist in their present course of action.  It was still very early in the morning When Wade arrived at the herder's camp. Oscar Jensen, a short,  thick-set man, with an unwholesome,  heavy"face, stepped out of the little  tent as the rancher rode up.  "Mornin'."  "Good-morning-;" The cattleman  affected a cheerfulness which he did  not feet. "Are these your sheep,  Mr. Jensen?" He waved In the  direction of the grazing band, a dErty  white patch on the green of the valley.  "Yes."  "Perhaps you don't know that you  are on Double Arrow land? I've ridden over to ask you to move your  sheep. " They're spoiling our grass."  Jensen, grinned saronically, for he  had been expecting Wade's visit and.  was prepared for it.  "I got a right here," he said.  "There's plenty good grass-here and  I take my sheep where they get i*at.  This is govcrnEtent land,"  "It is government land," "Wade  quietly acknowledged, "but you have  no right on it. I control, this range,  I've paid, for it, and unless you move  within the next twelve hours you'll be  arrested for trespass."  The sheepman's sullen face darkened with anger.  "Who'll do it? The sheriff! won't,  and I'm not -afeerd of you cattle men.  My ahe.ep.must eat as well as your  cattle, and I got a good right here. I  "won't move."  "Then remember that I warned you  if you get into trouble, Jensen. There's  plenty of open range and good water  on the other side of the hills. I advise you to trail your sheep ther<������ before it is too late. Don't think that  Race Moran can save you from the  law. Moran is not running this valley, and don't you  forget it."  "How do you know Moran's hac-kln'  me?" The Swede could not conceal  his surprise. "You can't bluff me,  Wade. I know* my rights, nnd I'm  goin' to stick to e'm."  "The devil you say!"     Now that, he  was sure of Moran's complicity In the  matter,  Wade   felt   himself  becoming  angry, in spite of his resotve-rto keep  ��������� cool.       "You'd  best  listen   to   reason  pull out while    you're    able    to  iili;illlll  WtiBffltffflffiW  and  travel. There are men in  who won't waste time in  they know you're here."  "Babl"   Jensen   snorted  ously.      "1  can take  care  I  this  talk  valley  when  BEAUTY  THE SKIN  lft Jl;������ m.'.!;s'."i.** tli-t.h---- ii' rrttry -nvrt* r* n.  ~t\<\ In *.lituln.<bt<> l������y the n~*> nl fir.  ��������� 'hii'Ui'iiOiiitnirnr. rtmi>l������*������>, h-tiuttht-t-tim,  r~-i\_~\\i,'~~ .nd vi-itr.t.t. ti. tlie tikta,  frrlu-tfioii pn<l r<v.-f*Mit������ tliunvvstir, ind  flirt .~\n lt \~(t tut., i.iiioottt a������i������l . i������lwty.  All <tfl������l������i'H. <������v I'litiitm-wn, Hate* A: C<*>.,  r.Unllp.S, Toronto. HsuM'I''* -M* If you  in������ntton ilkl������������ pt*i#v.  At a pace which would speedily cover  the twenty odd miles to Crawling  Water, he rode on his way to see Race  Moran. ." ' ,������".  ��������� Two hours later Oscar Jensen was  shot from behind as he was walking  alone, a little distance from his camp.  He fell dead and: his assassin disappeared without being seen.  (To be Continued)  CANADIAN PACIFIC ."���������-"���������-^  EXCURSION TO  -EASTEKN CANADA  iOSth Annual Meetmg  Of sank Of Montreal  Sir Vincent Meredith, President, Takes View That on the Whole  Trade Conditions More Satisfactory than a Year Ago.  Sir Frederick Williams-Taylor,, General Manager, Shows Necessity  for   Bringing   Down   Cost   of   Living   in    Canada���������Reviews  Features of Annua! Statement.  INVENT! ON fe������  tUtttt. .XS^J^rlmJZ'm'tt^al-' 4,~.<,~lt4 0~   tl*>H\t������-t.  t4tm������.   '-Pnttft rtt*ttKttoH'  HAPOLO u. jaraurm���������������-������*��������� **��������� CC*  WfcTEHT ATTORMEYS  ���������WANK   trttUET  a  OTTAWA.  con temp tu-  of .my.solf.  know what I'm doln% I tell you,"  "You  may,  hut  you  don't  act  like  it," was Wade's parting remark, us he  turned his horse and rode off.  "Go to hell!" the Swede shouted  after him.  Heading toward Crawling Water,  fhe ranch owner rode rapidly over the  sun-baked ground, too full of rage to  take notice of anything except his  own helplessness, The sting pi! Jen-  kpu'r impudence lay in Wade's realization that, to enlist the old. oL' the  sheriff against the sheep man wouljl  be very difficult, ll! not altogether Impossible. There was very little, law  in that region, and what there was  seemed. Homeliow, 1o have bfien taken  und fr the direr: tion of Ilace Morsm,  It was ' now broad day and the  prairio warmed ������o the blnainR sun,  r.on,g, rolling atr<s<alien ot* Krafts, topped with rocks and alkaline Fund,  gftvp back a blinding Blare like the roll eot ion <il' a summer .sea. from which  iiroue a haze ol' gray dUHl like -ocean  nii������t'** nvf.r dlnlant reacheH. Par to  thci oouth, a lone buUc! JU'toil its cor-  rugaU**! front. In forbidding majesty,  fu-ystrut fli-0, Hummlt est the but 1c  waft ;������ grHonlHh-brown iihiteau of .Baice-  hriihh and biinch-KraHH, "Buhlnd 1Ulft  ! iiii-r-.i. -.. i-t.riac of "--.now-topped Trmun-  ' tulnK out. th������ horizon with I heir white  j jjcakH, and I Mi thr-ir <li-������*-p and gloomy  ' canjonw lurked Kr^nt hIihtIowh oi' cool.  i rioh 3ii-������-������������ri.      Ah fur nn the eye uonid  a*-*.',   tuftf   \s'������k.������   m>. .ilKii*   .'i   J J I'-o   if'*r<ij  1  Wuitf ;������nd IiIm moiml, J  The  horun'H   ltel lclokod   Up  si   <:"kwfl  of  j-fllow d-nut   ihnr   hu-n,n  Sn  the ulr  ' like hhuiV.i' 1r4,m a buttery of cimnon,  ; n  f-nvflf>pefl th" vnrichmnn. who rorl������  j wlHi the. loodf M--S1 nrel HtralBlvl  bark  ot i������Ih kind;  Si (':i������m������* to Me deeply on  hh;  :*ih<*ulrli������fH Jin ft on 11 Eh Wo-firl-hrfm**  | uteri HU'iwon hftl, and In the wrlwlcleii  '. ,,,'  , hr*   t,.,,,||(.|* i-.i-m*.  iluil)  emeeu^d lihn  ' tr-yyu      lie |r>K>ked utendlly idiead, from  ' under     i *������**������l4eiu*d     t**.i'\U\Vr.    over     the  | inn-Stlf-i i I'tlaEn Hint enooTjipnafied him.  i.~^~.~*~~~~?l- ������__  'The Canadian PuciQc "Railway are  offering a real travel inducement in  their round-trip excurslbn farea to  Eastern Canada, which will be on sale  December 1st ancl daily until January  5, 1923.  These fares will apply from all stations ������n Manitoba (Winnipeg and  West), Saskatchewan and Alberta to  all Eastern Canadian points, and hear  a final return limit oC three months.'  Tickets will be fl rat-class and good in  standard or tourist Bleeping cars on  payment oC the regular berth charge.  Two line Canadian Pacific trains  leave Winnipeg for the East daily, tho  "Imperial" at 0.00 n.ra. for Ottawa,  Montreal, Quebec^and points in the  Maritime provlnccin, the "Toronto. Express" nt 9.00 p.m. for Toronto, Hamilton, London and all central.and Western. Ontario points.���������Advfc. It.23  Scientists say  000 years old.  The annual meeting of the Bank of  Montreal was marked by especially interesting addresses by both Sir Vincent Meredith, Bart., the President,  and Sir Frederick Williams-Taylor, the,!  General Manager.  Sir "Vincent in his address referred  particularly   to   the   conditions   -.that  prevailed  throughout  the  world.      In  dealing with .conditions in Canada, th������  President  made   special  reference   to  the .proposed revision of the Bank Act,  arid to the absorption.-ol*.  the    Met*-'  chants Banks.      Before beginning his  annual address, Sir Vincent also took  occasion to pay special tribute to.;the**  memory of������������the late "R. B. A*ngus,--who  had served I'or over 30   years   as    a  director of tho Bank and who also for  some years,had acted as General Manager.  Sir Vincent, discussing some of the  I developments of the year, said:,  "The banking year.just closed has  required constant vigilance and I* am  glad to be in a position to Inform you  that, while our profits on tho-hasis of  capital employed have not been as  large as those of the immediately preceding years, as was to he expected  with... lessened activity in business  generally, coupled with Incrensod taxation, we have been fortunate in escaping serious losses, and the liquid position and great strength of the* Bank  remain unimpaired,  "Since your last annual meeting,  the Merchants Bank has been absorbed by the Bank of Montreal. To  tho incidents connected with thia  transaction it is not necessary to  refer, nor to the criticism It evoked,  further than, to say that, in my Judgment,   the   prompt   action   ot   your  directors, subsequently ratified by  youi averted a situation that might  otherwise have proved serious to the  country at large, and secured the  shareholders of that institution from  losses greater than were suffered.  General  Manager's Address -  Dealing with the Canadian economic  position  Sir.;Frederick said:���������  "Canada's economic position is not-  satisfactory. How .could it be satisfactory, with the whole financial  world out of joint? . As*-everyone is  aware, pur. troubles are pax*tly the  trouble of this universal condition,  partly the result of the war. It is  well, however- to-bear in mind that  pur problems sire UvrBcly of our own  creation.  "Readjustment, will come in lime,  for tbis Is a country of virility and  manifold resources; yet one thing  stands out signally, in my opinion,  namely, that Canada cannot go ahead  again as she should while taxation  ancl the cost of living are higher in  this country than they are Jn the  United States of America.  "Canada Js one of tho beBt countries  to live in, to work in, to play ln���������in  point, of. stability, Hocurlty and comfort it is an earthly paradise as compared with Europe���������but we . must  not stand Btlll, and In order to progress tlw> cot,L of living and tuxatiou  must be diminished; otherwise wo  will fail 'to attract Immigration; and  Improved conditions are largely dependent upon increased population.  "As to ways and means, they are  obvious to all who   reflect,   and   the  necessity thereof la now being brought.  home to the heedless by that pitiless.  but unerring teacher, necessity.'''  >-���������  Officer.���������Yew, your honor, it was a  terrible experience.. . When I entered  the hoiiso I found this man drink-  lug; a bottle of whisky and a glass  nn the table.  Judge.���������Wlmt war, ho terrible nb.oui  It?  Oilicer.---Th<Lvrc wart only ov- ^ln.3*.",  Minard"^ Linimew* For Coldu, Etc.  Refreshes Weary Byes  When Your Eyca feel Dull  ������ml Heavy, uta. Murine, tt In-  ���������t*ni1yReWeveithiuTiredI*-������eMttf  ���������Mtket litem Clear, lirlaht ami  Sparkling. Htrmlenn, jSola and  a-Uconmicndcd by All DtuHgtuca,  4b^P9jT m I Mmr m W^ m*  tm  W.    N.    U.   1*451  ���������JW  *������**.   i  is  ���������>���������(< ���������**���������������''������*>    tjrtlfif *|*fvt**M t-t.    "4-tUftl   -**.������.* ������# W������*tWM������MiiM������iJ^W^^  **������<( -V-MtHV -FVuHHMrNMtiM^WriV'W's -***  MmaWM   >���������   **��������������������������� ��������� >v  THE  CBESTON BEVIKW  UI  ���������\  TWIT  -.'aetata  CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  ������������S������cnf������ion : S2.50ayear in advance.  $3.00. tc U.S. points.  ^ C. P. Haibs, Editor and Owner*  CRESTON, B.C., FRIDAY, DEC. 29  Bam&aGmB*  ton, Charlie Malthovse. "Juniiii' Second Header���������Gladys Brain. Hilda Filmer. Geoi-ge Frampton, Albert Weston, Lucv JLye, A-gnes Sinclair, .Fred  Yerbury. First Reader^���������Billy Yer-  fe-iry. Phonic Pi*in������er���������Mae Miilln*g  ton* Wallace Sinclair, Irene Well.  spring-. Arthur Charleson. Receiving  Class���������James "Lye. perfect, attendance���������Jack   Bird.   George Frampton,  j Agnes Sinclair, Wallace Sinclair, Fred  4 Weston.  "Lance Lowes was a visitor here on  Thursday- a-nd   Fs-iday.    leaving   the  -latter   day   to    spend    Christmas   at  Nei6on.  M. Williams returned on Thursday  to spend Christmas  with his brother.  J. W. Bell is back from Kimberley  to spend Christmas here, and brought  with h������m R. E. Robson.  W. Millington  and daughter, Mur  ielle, who is attending high  school at  Cranbrook,,. is spending Christinas at  their home here*  Jess Filmer is here from Kimberley  to spend Christmas with his family.  * James Dunes*", who has been working with the Vickers .Cntnpgnv at  Canyon; is home for the yuletide  festivities.  " Miss Irene Huscroft, who is also  attending high school at.Cranbrook, fr  -home for the Christinas holidays.  Bert Yerbury and married daughter,  as -well as his sons are here for the  vacation. -  Mr. Pirn of Cranbrook, assistant  district forester,, was a business-visitor  over last week-end with Jas. Jory*.  Mr. and Mrs. A.B.Webb and young  son left on Friday for the coast, where  they will spend the winter. Mr. Webb  has secured a lucrative position ih the.  electrical department of a. pulp coinp^  any on Cortes Island .-���������'  W. Q, littlejohn of Erickson proved  to be -veritable Father Christmas on  Friday, making calls at quite a  number off the places here and leaving  at each place a box of first-clHSsapples.  Seeing that none of the orchards here  are bearing, Mr. "Lit-tlejohn's thought  fulness is all the more appreciated. x  The Sunday school distribution of  prizes and Christinas presents was  held at the schoolhouse on Friday  afternoon, each child receiving a well-  filled stocking, and the schidftrs prizes  for good attendance. - Tea "Nvas .also  served to the grownups. Full credit  for the success^ of the affair is given  Mrs. Stevens.   -  *- ���������::. ..*'"' i ��������� '������������������      , .  The annual school concert was held  At the schoolhouse on Tuesday evening  of last. week, with C. Frampton  occupying the chair, and a very large  ^.attendance off -both grownups as well  as the children. The prograrnme was  quite a lengthy one, but well selected,  and certainly Misses Redpath *tnd  Hardisty, who trained the children,  had done their work, remarkably well.  Recitations were contributed by Fred  Qerbury, Gladys Brain, John Mult-  hpdse, Wallace Sinclair. Doris Millipg-  ton, Irene Wellspring, Mae Millington,  George Chudley* George Frampton,  .Freda Lye, Jack Bird, Albert and  Fred Weston. A Chriatmas carol was  nicely given bv Jessie and Eva Brain,  'while Christmas greetings were nicely  extended by the trio Lucy I~ye, Agnes  Sinclair ancl Hilda Filmer and the  duet by Dorothy Weston and Merle  Charleson. Christmas suggestions  were tendered by Billy Yerbury,  Albert Weston and Wallace Sinclair.  There were a coupie of choruses ns  well as a dialogue, wbilb the minstrel  troupe of eleven scored the hit of the  evening. Mrs. Jory presided at the  piano in her usual finished Btyle aud  after the concert there was a few  hours dancing. Each child was  remembered with a gift of candy,  nuts and apples, and will not soon  forget the 1022 Christmas concert  doings.      "*���������>  Miss Redpath. principal of Lifter  uohaol. has losued the following report  for December. HigheBt standing t  Entrance���������-Ruby Lister. Ronald Brain.  Junior Fourth (800 possible) Doris  Millington 526, Frances Malthouse  470, Cora Frampton 417. Missed one  or more exams.���������-Jack Jory SI* . Era  Brain 205, Senior Third (possible 800)  Dorothy Weston. 805, Jessie Brain 876.  Missed one or more ex aims.���������Merle  Charleson 20(3, Albert Mitchell 18&  Junior Third���������Ann!- Yerbury tm,  George Charleson W0- Flossie Evans  828, John Malthouse 820. Missed one  or more exams,���������Freda Lye 1115, Peter  McKay 123, Gua Charleson 100, George  Chudley OS, Perfect attendance���������  Cora Frampton, Frances Malthouse,  Dorothy Wen ton, John Malthouse.  Tn Divinlon If. M(mm I-3 ttWH������rtvw T-wwr-t*  aa folio wn. Hiffihent standingj Senior  Second Reader���������Jack BUd, Fred Wen-  Mr. Howard was a visitor at Cranbrook a few days this week.  Mifs Hutiter, teacher, left on the  21st for her home at Silver-ton, where  she will spend the holidays.  Mr.ifnd Mrs. Robillard were visitors  at Kitchener f������>r the Christmas tree  entertainment.  Mrs. Hulbert tf Moose Jaw. Sask.,  is here on ~~ visit to her parents, Mr.  and Mrs. Fransen;  ��������� "��������� *     ��������� '��������� -^ .-.'.'��������� -  .-0.'?'&.. Hunt was at Creston on  Monday and Tuesday getting teams  to help with his hauling contract.  - E. Mc6one<K<! wss cs-Hsd to the  Coast the latter part of the week, due  to the "serious illness of his sister,  whom, we are sot ry to hear, passed  away������previou9 to his ari-tv-rti.  Kitchener pupils had a Christmas  tree in Hunt's Hall ou Saturday nighi,  A fine musical and literarv programme  was given by the school scholars, and  full cradit is due Miss ^Hunter and tbe  O'.kers who helped withtht-prograiunie  There was a Christmas tree, of course,  and as usual it was well stocked with  gifts, while ' the school children  showed how highly they, appreciate  Miss Hunter by presenting her" with  an onyx ring, foi which, shfe very -appropriately thanked tbe scholars.  zm^  FOR SALE  TENDERS FOR  SAWMILJTPLANT  DONKEY ENGINE, Cable and Blocks  STOCK jef LUMBER  STANDING TIMBER  --S.B  WW  ARNINGi  To "Whom it May Concern:  Z -^y jpcreons driving or taking cattle  from the Flats, other then their own.  or    narboxing    cattle   around    their  gremises,   arid  not    advising Creston  tockbreeders' v Association    or    the  Irovincial  Police, are liable  to pros  ecution, and  will  govern   themselves  accordingly.  ADVISORY BOARD  greston yalley Stockbreeders  Association.      "*" "*"*""   ":  Is there any  Meat in the  House?  This is the first question that presents itself  to the housewife if an  unexpected visitor drops  in for a meal. But why  ���������worry?  Shamrock Brand  Mams and Bacon  Finest  Quality  Cooked Ham  Lunch Meat  Bologna, ������ffirc.  are always. to be had  .here. In meats nothing  quite equals "Shanproclir  products..  BURNS  & CO.. LM.  MAIL  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to  the Postmaster General, will be  received at Ottawa until noon, on  Friday, January 10, 1*028.. for the conveyance of His Majesty's Mails oo a  -priopostia con tract for four years, six  tlnne-fl pzv -cre-elc, oj-j tho 't~~mU- -Ojjwbp  Lister nnd Oreston, from the 1st April  next,  Printed notices containing further  Informaition tm to conditions of pro-  nosed contract may be seen and blank  Forms of Tender may be obtained at  tbe Post Offices of Oamj> Lister and  Creston, B.C.. and at the office of tho  Post OftJce Inspector.  D.A.BRUCE,  ifost otaico Inspector.  Post Oflflce Inspector'H Of!Hce���������  Calgary, Altn., Doc. 8, J022.  Seated eeparateTenders for the above-mentioned articles,ando-fsed "Tenders for Purchase  of Saw Mill, etc..** will h~* received "by the  und������rsiened up������Ul 12 o'clock noon on tho 29th  day of J"anuary,-4823:  SAW MILL PLANT V  OSapadty 20,0w) feefc per id-hour day.   "*-  aad including :  "Businea: ! S*s*ath,?.'2Pk 32=Si ccsajslefce centra  crank Pickering-governor.  1,9 xl2 HS aSd C class A Heavy Duty  horizontal steam, engine with side crank  48 x 32 Fly \ "Wheel, belted governor with  automatic stop.,'  Wfaelantf S Block carriage witb heavy friction  __feed;  2,15-16 saw arbour.  Whelanci 3-saw edg������r complete.   Cut off saw  frame and arboiar.  Set of trimmers, homemade.  Boiler: 66 i 18 "Murray Iron Works return  tubular IOO Iba. pressure, comp ete with  '?������������������?. twin, safety valves, whistle, water column  steam giiage. injector. Set in brick with  Dutch xsven fsoisfc.  Pump:   Fairbanks-Morse duplex ~ 1-2x3x4.  Planer and Matcher: Cowan No. 249, 34x6 to  to match 11-2x16. complete with jointer  beads, matcher heads with expanding  shinier and flooring heads regmlar equipment with M xl8 tfeht and loose pulleys.  -Slowetr aai pips ?2os removing anavfngs  from planer.  Carriers: To carry sawdust from main saw  andedger to Dutch oven.   Heavy endless  >    chain to carty away slabs and refuse.  Main drive shaft 3 7-1-&  I  I  We Wiah  THE COMPLIMENTS  ^ OF THE SEASON  To All Our Friends. im  THE CANADIAN BANK  Ur CJOMMfcKCt  PAID-UP CAPSTAL       -        ^        $15.O00LOe0  RESERVEFUND - -        $15,000,009  CRESTON BRANCH. C. a Bennett, Manager.  ~pr  DONKEY ENGINE  lOx 12 "Washing-ton Iron Works, complete with  valves, whistle. lubricator, etc, and abouta  mile of main line and haulhack. Also a  few heavy blocks.  STOCK OF LUMBER IN YARD  Approximately 500,000 feet board measure.  Good assortment.  .   TIMBER LICENSES  Numbers 7146 and 7149, contain? approximately Ten Million feet good mer-  ���������  ,       chantable timber.  Terms cash, or cash with deferred payments  satisfactory to "Land Settlement Board may be  arranged. Cheque equal in amount to 5 Per  CS&S. i~- bid ~~sx~~~ aceoaapany each tender.  The above Plant, Timber, ete^ is situated at  Camp "Ldster.^near Creston, B.C., and can be  viewed at any time on application to Captain  A. H. Bowberry, "Land -Settlement Board,  Camp Ulster, B.C.  Highest or any Tender not necessarily accepted.  - JAMES PATERSON,  ��������� *'���������.'��������� ���������:;;*;���������        Pt^chaJsisg-AEcBfc,*  Pqj-lfff.mB������t_KwiTd-S*ngH-  TrK-rz-t RR������*i������msnCBo8fcEdh victoria, B.C.  yictoria."B.C.,  Dec 12,192������  Loyal Orange Lodp, No. 2095  "    Meets THlJtD THURSDAY of  each   month    at    Mercant'le  Hall.   Viajtina; brethren coE-di-  aliy invited.  ' BRIC OLSON W.M  Hot Air  and  HotWartSer  ~es~~ws~t~~~.    mmK-tmrJi-jm n  iv       a  Sheet Metal Work.    A good stock of Pipe  and Pipe Fittings on hand.  E. W. RVCKM^,--Greston  m&wf im tis������. 'Wims&  I  tor I/Winter  ������  Shoe antf M&s������n*m&  Men's Half Soles, $1.25  Women's Half Soles, $1.00  Guaranteed for 6 months.  Secondhand Store in connection  with business  ���������/  We haye just the kind of dumber yon need  to do tnis work.  r r-  I Protect your house, from Fire by  building a Brick Chimney   -  We have the Brick!  -*...-��������� ���������.'''���������   "���������' '.'������������������"��������� .".':; .;'"'��������� .,'���������; ' ''-. ' :'��������� . ��������� .   ��������� '���������" ~  Also Lime, Cement, Shingles, Lath, Mouldings, &C.  City Lumber Company  LBRflJTSD  \  Not  because it is the custom,  But  we like to tHink of our Customers as our  friend that we wish  you a Happier and  More Pros-  N perous New Year.  CMHft. 'MKi Jtttt ������������������������������������ JMkk  Kilo i U  N.  WLJ-9Wi       flra RAH   H   IB    p^. H w B H HSjS3 B ]H 0& i3i H ^Qff  umiteh  ,ttMmMMnTftl^^  1  ~~~~s~m  W-~-~~WIIW~W^  mmMomsm^mmm K*&fc������CTtf4C*=^SSr^B  -vs'.  iifi.  3S������  m~m~  The- Christmas  Season  II"  CbsisJina* Boxes  Immigration AjadBusiness:  How   the    Holiday    9s "Observed    in  Various Parts of the World  Holly grows best near the sea.  Therejs- no Christmas in Japan.  The French hang up the mistletoe,-  but they don't kiss under it.  In. Bulgaria' everybody avoids the  crossing of a strange doorway, ob  Christinas.  .The * "S*ule caudle was once aa indispensable adjunct ot" Christitfas." It  was oi" enormous size and lighted the  Jn preceding;.articles an niton'has been made io show ihat lariners; ami- j whole table.  In ancient Greece prayers were said  lor "ships undertaking long voyages.  Boxes, into" which the sailors placed  gifts for the upkeep of the priests say- ���������  ing*the masses,-were opened at Christ-S  mas, and were known-as "Christmas-j  boxes." The.poor, rather than omit  their contribution, were encouraged to  beg from "richer neighbors. The custom growing, and _becoming Christianized " and modified into the exchange of gifts in memory; ol" thc Wise  Men,"has remained to this dav.  Many thoughtful mothers fixst  give their children  GOtt  regularly���������rand then takeit  themselves. It-is a tonic-food  that contains elements as needful  to an adult as to a child. Build  up if our strength���������try Scott's.  Scott & fiowut, Tojoitto. Cut. 19 A  Izans, laborers and cit> employees on salary all siand io gain and derive bene  Juts from the inauguration o? an aggressiveannnigration policy that J"d-H taa'uoe  'tens* of thousands of new set slot*.-; to come lo Canada.      And.it i.s a logical  ���������conclusion that what benefits and adds.to the prosperity ol* the masses-of the  people cannot fail to prove -oi' advantage to the -financial, manufacturing,  transportation and general commercial iuterests.Vof the Dominion.  A substantial increase iii population means just so many more cousum  ers, potential buyers of bool-< and shoes, clothing"of all kinds, household furniture and utensils, farm machinery, huilding materials, books, groceries, and  so on down the whole list or* human requirements and even those things which   great  ..cater to people's enjoyment and entertainment. And every increase in demand means increased business for Canada's commercial and" manufacturing  interests and industries, and through them increased revenues to all financial  ahd .transportation companies and corporations. "���������  For example, the settlement oi oiuj iojvnship oC land now Vying vacant and  undeveloped would mean the construction: of quite a group of new larm residences, barns, outbuildings,-lence?. etc., with a resultant demand lor lumber,  hardware, cement, and other buildiug materials. it would mean an additional school' of two. Farm machinery of all kind<s would be requited. New  roads and possibly brldges-*wouW nave to be constructed calling for more road  machinesy, steel, cement, culverts and labor. The manufacture or these  things would call for the profitable investment ot capital, the employment ot  skilled workers in the work ol" manui'act-ure, and-of; unskilled labor in the production of needed raw materials. .In the haulage bi raw materials to the fac  tories, and tood and clothing for "the factory workers, and the finished products from factory to consumer' the railways would secure much needed  traffic, and, as the township became producing* return traffic to the markets  of the world. * - ���������*..*-  Everybody at all conversant with the transportation,.problem in Canada  -freely admits  that freight rates on grain and cattle from the .Test to the  "Has t are excessive and -constitute one of the great drawbarcks to agricultural  prosperity.      These rates uie high Vn-causc* the cars used lo move the. grain t  East -have to be hauled back to the West empty; consequently tlie oatsoins .  grain has to bear the expense ot the return haulage, there not being suHieient .  return freight.      Ana what is  true of grain is equally tr-ue of coal Irom the i  Western mines.      Only the other day  Canada's  chief of mines stated that, sands ot homes lighted  Western coal could not be used to meet Eastern demands, not chiefly because , left ull night in the windows, so thai  Australia can boast the Christmas  pantomime with the longest run. In  1007 "Mother Goose" was played all  the year round.  In olden-times the mistletoe was  considered a sacred plant because its  berries grow in   clusters    o_f three--  emblematic of the Trinity.  ^Ancient races held the mistletoe in  veneration,     particularly     the  Druids,    who   went in procession into  the forests to .collect it.  In  Peru  the   celebration   of  Chrisl-  mas    usually    begins'  with    a   .huge  i spectacular-   bullfight,    which    is   I'ol*  lowed by.a religious procession.  According to an old belief, if the  ilre burns brightly on Christmas morning it betokens prosperity during the  >ear;   if it smolders, adversity.  In various parts of the earth  wolves are supposed to" roam about  during the night before Christmas,  -destroying property, and, in their  more" mischievous moods, snapping  up vagrant humans.  At the foundling hospital .in Lyon",  France, a royal welcome awaits the  first infant received on Christmas  day, which is supposed to be in contrast to the humble story ot Christ's  The Russian peasant believes thai  the first star to appear in the heavens on Christmas eve is the very star  that led .the wise men to Bethlehem. Itnat  Discovery of Larger S-un  A    Dutch    scicnlist  has  discovered  the exstence in    the    heavens    ol    <a  body   twenty  thousand   miHion" limes  larger -than thc sun.   - We^ind-orstjsud  it  is  to "be   allowed -to-' remain  and   that   whoever sees it first .is as-1 there for the time beins?.���������Thre Tass-  sured a highly prosperous year. I 3ng Show. -   .  Luscious-*-  iae yV'iui  ���������rand already baked for you  ������  A pretty- Christmas custom    is    ob j  served     in    Austria,   where  in   thou- j  candles    are  of the actual cost- of transportation to the,East-hut,because there was^no re-   tK*g*  turn freight for the West.      As '<k.result Sa^tex-a, Canada, pays*--renlliousvpi. dol-  larsannually to the United States for coal while our Western miDlng industry ������e������  languishes  and our mineral, wealth remains largely undeveloped.       a������.ult.ply   fctuniDle.  the population of the Western Provinces��������� severaV^tiines through immigration  and a marked change for the better would soon be recorded. " ';\  ln his first public utterance sincfe arriving in Canada to assume the duties  of President of the National Railway s, Sir Henry "Thorn ton declared that success in overcoming the deficit oh that system largely depended upon success  .infant    Christ,'   when he passes  ���������.village   or   town,  ���������not t  "���������1  in attracting immigration  i-rs   Pn������s  ���������vda.      It does not require a seer to realize  that railways running-through hundreds of .miles, of.sparsely settled territory,  whieh produces little passenger or freight traffic, cannot be made paying pro-,  positions, There must first be people, and more or less intensive settlement, before there can be either heavy incoming or outgoing freight, irafilc.  without. which the railways cannot be made to pay. Canada lias built "tens  ot thousands of miles 61 railway-.id induce settlement and production; it must  now encourage that settlement. .- ��������� . y<  The best paying passenger trains are those on lines whei-e there is a comparatively heavy local traffic, but such trathe -cannot be bad if there is :ipt  population. The average small town merchant is either* losing money pv  malting a bare living because there is not a sufficiently large population. in the  surrounding territory, and the wholesaler and jobber i3 compelled to carry  hundreds of these-small mereliants on their';books because ol tlie latter's  inability to turn their stocks into cash through lack of a sufficiently large  buying public- ***"- ; j|  More people, many move people���������and these can only be" obtained withjii  a reasonable length ot time through immigration���������offer the onl$r solution for  many, in fact, most, of the problems now confronting the West aad because- ;ol'  which there is such a loud and persistent complaint at the preseut.time.       ;*  For Sprains and Bruises.���������There is  : nothing better fori sprains and; contii-  sions than fir^ ,T^  It. will reduce the swelling that' lol:  lows* a sprain." will cool thei inflamed  flesh and draw the pjiin... -It"will..take  the ache out. of a bruise by counteracting the intlam mat ion:'" Atrial will  convince any who doubt .its power.  "Light is the    speediest    thing    that.  exists...,, .Inrushes,cm^ED'd  at the appalling rate* 61* 18 (i,000-utiles aSsecond. I  [ CANADIAN PACBFie  EXCURSIONS TO  I  The Uast. -Asthma*"'ft-i't'ack <miiy really j.  he the last one if iu-on^ptr*Jueasures are,.  taken.     vlJrV ;*,t?%5: Keliogg's   Asthma-  Remedy will  safeguard you. .    It will;'  penetrate    to    the. smallest bronclrial-i  passage and bring    about    a    healthyt\  condition.    -It always;relieves and "itsHj  continued use often lias a .pea-manent;  effect.     Why hot get this long-famous j  remedy to-day and commence its .use? j  Inhaled as smoke or li-apor it is equal-T  ly effective,  SAV"H; the trouble and mc  time of baking pics at  home, yet give your men  folks pies that are exactly to  their 'taste.  Master bakers arid neighborhood bake shops in your  city are making 1 us clous  /raisin pic fresh every day.  ^our grocer or these bake ,  shops can supply ^emt^  Xastc   ���������them    and    you'll  : -know why ' tftere*^., no^brfger^  need "to bake at'honied        :  Crust -that's 1 iglit arid  flaky ���������tender, thin-skinned,  juicy fruit, the juice forming   ���������JS=.  a" delicious . sauce a.  nothing left to be desired ia  a pie.  ���������Made with finest"seeded Sun-'  Maid Raisins.  1560 calories of energizing.flu-*  triment per pound in practically-.,  predigested form.   "Rich in ������ood-  iion",  a! so ������=*? good food for tKe  blood.    .--..-;", .Z.?Z'y:.y?  Make .-cakes,.-. pud din gs and  other good ioo^s"with theM ;*:v;  ''"���������'������������������'.'3?'tJU;'-'; -may*'<tbe]..:-,-offered* -"other  brands that ���������.you-HSio-v-r-'less'well:*  than ,,SunrMaids^ but .the^SSod.;  you want is the kind -youl-tewm;  "   good.    -Insist,  -therefore,"'" oh  is  .'S-uri'mMpid brand.   They cost no-  more than ordinary raisins, i  . Mail coupon now for free "book  of   tested   Sun-Maid   recipes.  -. Tlie Supreme Pie Raisha  '*     "..     ...-���������??���������; .'rP -f  J y     ���������        ��������� J.     -.y'-'J      y: >-   -J??r--'-L-?-Li.?yJ- ���������'���������:    ;-  Sun-Maid Raisin Grc>wer&  ���������'.*���������'   tMernbttrtittiit. 13,000  .'���������'.'.. Fresno, California  CENTRA! STATES  Strength  Strength of muscle does not indicate str^ngtii of inerve^s. On this  account many people who look  healthy enough suffer from nervous  troubles and cannot understand"  what i~ -ailing them. Sleeplessness  and irritability are Among the e.iirljr  eynrbptonu. Indigestion and tired  feel in &��������� soon folkn v.  Rend thi* Iett*f from an Ontario main:  Mr. W, L, CriMegory, Cha des  St. E.., In{ser������ol!������ Ont., writes:  "J     ?i������r|     h^pfi     lirr.tjljl^d     it_r    <i|ui(������     ���������  V(f!������(!r will* iiv-Kfj*������lirv-ru At ������ime* ther*  v-nulfl Kfi * Jwiuhirag tt. lh������ nrrve* of  my ~lrss~~~r\*; ������n������I I *l������*> found il <!illfi-  Kish to gr������ a joofl nighi't *\~~p.    t ������m ������  mftuUrr. *"*r! ���������������������.',!n������j in ih*. -nmtilra of  my wrurk u.y syn.m. l>-ec������me ton^owti,  1 t~*~.~ ��������� He������!*iiii-m������r������������ ol Dt. CJiaift'** *N-.rv������  Food, aii'I Found tr~~, h*nrfit from tlaia  nt-ffcliri-ftp. __ Tr.ey <l'u\ rr.������* a arrjn ->������1  of ifo-oJI. ������ havr, fiolXifrmt L*'..fii���������*������������������*-<I j| ail  villi Snrli *���������������-������������������ ifrofl tim:., nn4 tttts .\r*\i  ro������i<h l������������������r<:r, 1 h*<-������ t.cotamfniUd Dr,  Ch.mf'������ N ��������� vr Vfntitl its mtny ui my  Ifrtnndi. ~~. I tHimk il ipt-ndil fist j������ny-  orin run-do*,vi������   unid nr^rl'ma  ���������   ton������������r."  Dr. Chatac's Nerve Food, 30c j������  hox, .������!l dealers, or Edmanson,  B������*������te������ JU Co., Limited, Toronto  The  Canadian Pacific Railway  will  have on sale daily December 1, 1922,  to  January 5.  1923,  from stations  ln  Alberta  and Saskatchewan, "excursion  round    trip    tickets to the'foi lowing  Central   States   -points:    "Minneapolis,  Minn., St. Paul. MSnn., Duluth, Minn.,  Milwaukee, Wis.,  Chiciiso,    111.,    Fort  Dodga.   Ia..   Council   Bluffs.   !���������������.,   Marshal It-own, It., BeB Moines,  la., Sioux'  City,   In..   Cedar  Rapids';' la-.,   Kansas \  City, Mo.,: Wat^rtown, S.D.. St. IwOtils,'  Mo., aud Orauha- Neb.  i     These excursion  tieltetB will bear a  ! final return limit or tlii'ee months nnfl  j enable   thoso   des1i*lnR  to   rlslt   their  | home In th* poiuIi" an (suportuniry  or  ! doinw e;o att a reasonalile rate.  ;     Full partlfiulHi'S vylll be gladly given  ; on   application   to  vaiy   agent   of   tho  i Canadian Pacific Railway. R.2n  Gold   was  used  by'"*: thf*  lloninns "for  illling  tenth 'soiu'fi' five ''hundred yo.:u*������:|  before tho f'hriatlan era.    . i  t\\iinarcPs LinTfrven't For~M3arg'et ih Cbyva  In L921 trains en -touIo !o Koift.* \  wero. bl'ookod by locusts*, 'whlnh li;ul';io';  be swept oil'  lhe tracks Who  'Miow.y  i*  CUT THIS OUT AND SEND IT  T  I Sun-Maid Raisin Grower*,  I  J)cpt.,N-534-ll*, Fresno, California .t  |     Please send me copy of your: free book,  I "Recipes v?ithRaisins." ;       ,^   >  B       m\ *,\t>4 Jm-i>*>*>>> m��������� **.*tm***am,������������������������ ������M*t������*������*������M->>*>-������i<><������*i<iin-i*> ���������*M������*������*nl^'l  Str-rktII.  An     f*K-r:(������3lpni     protection     osalnB  worniM    can    be got In Mlller's-t Worm  Powd^rfi,      They render the  Htomach  and    Enip.'-.tint**-!-)    unl.wmble    to    them.  Tli^y heal the HiirlucitH  tluit h������v������ bti-  eciiue inflatned by  tlift ������tt.a������l������������, of the  pavrLwkres.   un.l   .serve   lo   restore   tho  i .���������;tren������!l.h of thf rlilld IliiH hriH been un-  -' deruilncd  by  thfl...dningUtrt    that    the  i n'lirnu  liave   made  tl|>on   it,  ;������������(!   that  Ih^lr   operation   In   altogether   health-  I Too   Mtjch Salt Is  lnJurou������  | 'IVn Freneli jnedldUl men, | u*. |,<>iv  i������*-re anil I*jr. I,ere;iii\i-f, Sn a Jolat  pftp^r vi*Ml br-.'Mr. the rVmtK-.li floHjil*  \isi\h Sif(\h',.i\ Hoelety, lnHiin li warning  \.ii,;,\r\Hl iihUik too tnileh iinll In navoc-  i In.; food, tu-rlutulnf', Ihr.iniH'i ot a tiuin  ^s^������^  - Canada's Best Buy ~  tmi ECONOMY pack aot:  who Ihtu afCit'tfil liotli  'iiul* IiIh  bruin.  Iv!-1!    h Ionia eft  ���������-V.  N.     U.     N51  Minard'* Linlmunt Ptsr Dlatowper  Ns Ib-llOW 80$ (Also PaocuRABLE-fe lb. Package 154)  !~\~~fc. 8*-'  yyy  y?y  y  ZZZ  'iZirfy  m&  yi-$0.  ',-.mi:~3i.  ���������'".-���������* '-���������"���������  yiy  ���������y?  uPrZ,'*  yLrPMLf  'if.'  ZZ~M  v'-  fr t; .  ���������'-'-.Z: ���������'  i-.;~y  '"A  if--.  ������.-***'-��������� ��������� ���������  ZjiZ-Z  *J*  *mHr'. L  :-.pyy  "���������"EHai'-'^a^  All British Dominions  To  Be Included^ In.  Cattle Embargo Measure  WESTERN  EDITORS  London.*���������The House of "Lords saw  second reading Lo the Importation ol  Animals Hill, after the .Duke oi Devonshire. Secretary oI State forThe Colonies, had Riven assurance that .s|fj)s  would- bo -taken shortly to brlim all t  -the other dorninions,~a������ well *\.  C;������n.-/  CANADA SALUTES  IRISH FREE  STATE  iJiJiiii  ada, -under the provisions of the hi!!, j  ,The',,l")ulc������-  pf.   Devonshire said he j  deeply: regretted   that-that  clause  iu-  *he original bill had been rejected hy  the  House.      He  had no" doubt ihut  the clearest possible -underlakinrzs had  been  given in the  course, ot  the   debates     in    the     House -of  Lords   nnd  ���������elsewhere     that .  the  removal   of* the  restrictions on Canadian    cattle    was  intended to. apply --also i p chttl e, trom  6he   other    dominions.'    He was fully  prepared to give au undertaking that  if   the   point   should be raised at the  conference",    which'   all    hoped would  meet in London    next' year,    :in*d^'a  ���������mutually     -{satisfactory.   "arrangement  could   be"  reached,    the   Government  would  introduce legislation, to  put  h.  into effect. -- '  The Colonial Secretary s-id he  trusted that by the .passage of the  bill they would bring this controversy,  which had - raged for too long, to a  satisfactory "end.  U.S. May Reduce Fleet  MESSAGES      OF .   GOODWILL      EXCHANGED   BETWEEN  TWO  DOMINIONS  Ottawa.���������Messages   ol   goodwill- exchanged between the Governments oi  Canada   and   oi   the   Irish   Free   State  were   made  public   by  Premier   King.  In his cable to President Cosgrave of  the   Irish   Free   St:tte,   Premier   King  said:    T  "My colleagues in the ���������Government  of. Canada join wirh me in welcoming  the Irish JRree State- into Lhe brotherhood' of self-governing Dominions of  the 'T3riUsh Empire. We send the  best of wishes, for peace, progress and  prosperity in all that pertains to Ireland's iut'ure. " .^  . f'Signed) Mackenzie King."  . The reply of President Cosgrave iol-  lows:-  ���������_  "Sincere thanks for good wishes and  kind    words    of    welcome    into    the  brotherhood    of    nations forming the  British Commonwealth. My colleagues  and myself, on behalf ot the Irish peo-  - j pie, send best wishes for the contin-  5 ued prosperity of your great Canadian  -   i nation.  "(Signed) Cosgrave, President Irish  Free Stale*."  PremierDunningSuggests  Wheat Marketing Plan  For Western Provinces  PARI IAMFNT        MAV        WftT?     Saskatoon.:*--A permanet solution of  rmtbtmYiEni I        lli/ll        HU1 j j]^ ^-heat marketing question by mak-  OPEN   UxNTIL   FEBRUARY!5n* ��������� ?< ������������������*******��������� *������ ������,.,  most complete mechanical grain ^handling  PREMIER    KING    STATES    NO    ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE  MADE  UNTIL EARLY IN NEW YEAR;  Ottawa.���������The opening of "Parliament  which, it wa*s expected, would take  place during the latter part' of January, will, in all probability, be delayed    _       ,   -   ������������������       -        ������ ������    ,   *. ,  ... , -   .      _-. _       .       Dunning, Premier of Saskatchewan, as  until    early    m    February.      Premier-l  and trading facilities in -the  world,*"' winch are controlled by the  farmers' movement in the great grain  maikeLisg^ companies, ths Saskstche  wan Co-operative Elevator Coaapany  and the United Grain Growers Limited, -was suggested by Hon. Charles A.  *~ 1"���������'  J. A. Frawley, Editor and Proprietor } i  of     The   _yalley     News,     Rosthern,  Sask. ~"  President    Harding    Would     Broaden  Scope of Naval Limitation -  "- Washington.���������A request that President  Harding   seek  to    broaden    the  scope of the naval   limitation    agree-  ment"so as to include a limitation on  construction of smaller types  of war  vessels and on military and naval aircraft is included in the annual United  States  naval bill  as  reported  by  the *  House Appropriations Committee.���������"Un- j  tier the bill as brought into the House, J  the President would be asked to open!  negotiations      with      Great      Britain,  Prance, Italy and Japan for an. agreement which woulcFTiniit future' building oi all    surface    and . submersible  types of war craft having a. tonnage of  ijLO,000' or  less and  on  all   classes   ol"  army and navy aircraft.  When Does Bronchial Trouble  Begin To Get Serious ?  Want Holsteins Sent  m    -w        .        *n   t������i ���������������  lOLonoon bxeiidk  King stated that there would be no.announcement " regarding the opening  date until early in    the    New    Year,  rtfi-r...     i-lt rt.     t.r.4^...~i      rt-f     "LI-^*.*.        "^ - Cf        "IT'=/a'*-*  -ing, Minister of Einance, from Eng*?  land.  Jle pointed out that, oving lo various causes, "Mr. Fielding haa been delayed, and even now the Government  was not sure of the exact date on  whieh he would sail for Canada. " It  j is understood, however, that Miv Fielding will probably sail for home toward  the end of this month. As it "is customary to give 30 days notice of the  date for the opening of Parliament,  and as there will be no announcement  in regard to the matter until early In  January1, indications now are that tlie  opening date will be in ihe first half  of February.  Ontario*.   Agricultural     Minister    Asks!  Entries For Dairy Show !  Guelph. Ont.���������At a banquet ol lhe I  Canadian Holstein Fresien Associa- i  tion, Hon. planning Doherty, Ontario]  "Minister ol Agriculture, expressed the  SPLENDID MEDICINE  i?ai& Tiii! 'wiinBiiN  r������jn   ��������� nr. %..w~UAifi\r,t-  Uaby's Own Tablets are the best  ' medicine a mother' can give her little  i ones.  Xl-itir.-..       4 i     .*l-.l~.  ���������.uiudi.   nCni*;.  then si cough    which    glows    severe.  This neglected cough travels down the  lungs,  and  it's mighty  hard  to  treat.  To treat throat trouble right, use Ca-  tarrhozou������_    It heals the some spots,  allays"    irritation,    eases    the    cough,  makes breathing regular,    clears    out  the phlegm aad frees the nostrils ftom  crusts and accumulations.      Vou  can  prevent colds, and keep free irom Ca-  -tarrli and^.bronchial  -trouble   -by    frequently    using    Catarrhozone���������thousands    prove    thia    every    day. "   Sold  everywhere,    two    months    treatment  -$1.00, medium size 50e, small- size 25c.  wish tlrat the Holstein breeders would, oneg Th<jy &re & ^^ laxaUv���������  eo-operate with his department m ' which, quickly regulate the bowels as������  sending an exhibit to the London j stomach and are guaranteed to be'en-  <Engl and) dairv show ne>t ye;ir. 1 tirely  tree  Irom  any injurious  drugs.  Tbi������*     hp    l.plieved   would onen. uo, Concerning   them   Mrs.   A.   15.   West,  J lus,    lie     uelieAect. ^ouw open, up, I_ebura(      gas], f      writes:���������"Baby's  a great market in  England  lor  Cana-. 0wn Tablets have given me more sat- t  dian  Hoisteins. , < isfaction than anything    else   T   haye \ a    lever   given  my   children.       They   are!  In   Australia ��������� eas*"y   taken;   always- wosk, well   and1  a"solution of the wheat board question,  -at  a  banquet given in  his  honor  at  t Saskatoon on December 15.  ' Mr. Dunning pointed out that these  two companies control oVer TOO country elevators; the best organized grain  trade    offices    In Winnipeg;  terminal  elevator facilities* "and-ikOBr-,ital ele^-a  tors of greater capacity and more up-  to-date  than are  controlled    by    any  other interest, and in addition an organization for exporting grain second  to none Ih the business and which wiii  this year* export overseas at least 100,-  000,000 bushels of "grain and possibly  double that amount.  A plan* was" outlined by Mr. Dunning  for  the   formation - of    a    -"Canadian  Farmers'  Export Company ""by amalgamating   tlie-- two   export   companies  controlled -by the Saskatchewan ''Co-   ,  op'* and the "U.G.GV    as    a    means  whereby "the splendid facilities  controlled     by    the   organized  farmers"  could be tised to build up an improved  grralii marketing system Trhich. would  ensure   to   the   farmer  patronizing   It  the _ world's    average annual market~  Vaiue  for  his   product,  and  could be  applied    to   other    grains as well as  wheat.      Mr. Eunning stated that he  did not know of "any public man in  Western Canada nor any responsible  farmer leader who lsa?5 ever advocated  permanent      compulsory      wheat  board," but did not indicate that the  few-to'mvilAVf respecting a" compulsory    wheat  Japs   Buy   Land   ...   ���������������-���������-..������ . tKo     ������ , have gi^en qnite a   _.  _   Sydney, K>S.\\ .���������The Evening "News* ba"by they seem to work as well now S board   now   on  the   statute   books   oC  ' states  that   Japanese  syndicates  dur-' as at   first, which  is some-thLng-ptherJ Saskatelre-wan would be repealed,  ing the last vear purchased a tract oi , laxatives   seldojrn   do.".     _THe   Tabl^sT"  :It   '-^-as " intimated  by the -JPremler  are   sold   by medicine   dealers  ������'-��������� "^"3 that ������������ie Government of tlie5pt-ovince  woujd -not-turn a deaf ear "to a request  "land  along the    New    South    Wales,    .   ..,.,     ,        ~~  . , *.    _ ,,   mail-at 25 cents -a box from   The Ur.  coasc line with the official sanction o. . williams . MedicjiLe {Co.,    Brockville,  Vessel Frozen In  ;, Montreal.���������The John S. Thorn, a  .������team barge, will have to .winter in  mid-stream a few miles up the St.  Lawrence from Sorel, as all efforts to  release her "from the ice have failed.  It is feared- that when spring comes  the vessel will have been. so badly  damaged by the floes that it wiLl sink.  ~g-*-,-   -~~.~^~.. i , ������������������ y . r=s  Farmers'Booklets  SENT FRJSE':;'*::.  Any ol! the following (except Farmers'  Account Book) may be had tree on  application to the ....-,:.  ������������������-      Publications Branch  Department of Agriculture  Ottawa  the Federal authorities.  Dehorn Your Commercial Cattle.   ,  Bovine Tuberculosis?.  New Varieties and Selections of Grain.  Winter Steer- Feeding in Manitoba.  Finishing Steers for Market in Northwestern Saskatchewan..  -.Growing Feeds for Beef Cslttle, North-  :   era Saskatchewan.  All'ali'a -Growing In Manitoba.  Grain on the Prairies, Growing.  Tho Potato,Uh Cultivation and Varie-  ' ties,;'?' .*��������� i* '*'"'- -Zi ,'**  -Siiku't, Seed Treatment lor Grain.   ���������  Moiftlcultu'r.e Ip. Saskatchewan.  Poultry Feeds nn<\ Feeding. ,  Tlio Farmer's Poultry-House.  Gopher Des trwctlon*  Labour SitvtnK Devices on the Irrigated Farm.; . ���������;/���������  Farniera"   Accoutil;   "flook    (Price   K������  ,. ccntB),  Why ttiul VTow to trse-MUk.  Why and lIow'TirTfHO Cottage Clveeso.  ProAt from Dairy Cows.  Kepp'rt;-   of ' Rxp,   'Station,    "rtosthern.  SiihK. .  Report or Exp. Station. Sidney, B.C.  "Report  or Ejfp;  FUrm,, Indian   Head,  SubVc.,..  TU-porl   mi   Exp.   Farm,  J^iLitulMi,   M;in.  TJ������t ol' llllO Avnliable "Publications.  Western Port May  Be  Developed  Parliament   Will    Consider    Increased'  ���������    Grain    Handling   Facilities   In  Vancouver  Vancouver.���������No definite declaration  VmS*  0m. x     ~  of the Federal Government's policy in  regard to Increased elevator, and grain  handling" facilities  in Vancouver  will  be made before Parliament opens, Premier Mackenzie King advised the local  Board of Trade.      The .Premier in his  message indicates .that    the    Government attaches much importance to the}  possibilities of the grain export business through -'the port-of Vancouver to  I the* Orient and Australia.      The Pre-  f mier stated - that,* as  the -question of  I storage and tn-msportation are bound  | up  with *.the .-western   /movement    ol:  .grain, the Goyernh-ient did not wish to  reach a decision on tlie matter until}  transportation companies could express their views,* diul until Sir Henry  Thornton. President Canadian National Hallways, and-his colleagues had  visited the* Pacific'Const.  Disarmament Conference   Fails  London.���������-The Moscow d J Surinam en  conference lias ��������� fsiilcd\. to    reach . an  agreement n-jid-^een broken up shys a  Reuter   despatch*   from,  nelsingl'orfl,  Finland. . _ . -  Death of Winnipeg Journaliat  Winnipeg.~T.*������avId      Blyth      Bogle,  j M.A., formerly an editorial winter on  'the  Winn I peg;  Telegram  and Tor the  past  two years on the Winnipeg. Tribune, died here on Tuesday night.  for financial assistance for any enterprise for co-operative marketing- whieh  had the'"backing of the farmers' movement throug-h the two great - co-operative companies."  Italy Suffers From Cold Wave  Death of Five From Freezing Reported  In-ftonre  Rome.���������rltaly   is   suffering   from  an  exceptionally cold^wave. Five persons have been frozen to death in  Rome  and several similar cases are  reported from other localities. The  Appenlne Mountains    are    completely  covered with". snowi-''"'  ;\Volyesf driven  desperate  by  lack qf Vfood,- have   descended to the plains and are almost  -seen at the gates of the capital.  Every   dollali-*;spent Sn -your   home  town 3s a boost for the community.  HAD BAD PAINS  Irf S������R XU&.A.K.X  A Merry  Christmas  Name  Po<u  (imce  For   Sore  Throat,  Cold In Thc Chest, Etc.  SiSSBBBSs"  n.n, no.  .Province.-.  I    x,    W   ������������������������������>������   "  fNn stamp r������aulred)  W.    K.    V~.  Ifil  YARMOUTH, N.8.  Ot Christmas pant let uh remember now  Only the H-mlleB, forgetting all the tear������.���������  Only tho hopee, forgetting all the fenral  Llfe'H way is all too long that we should bow  ISeneMh 1he ancient burden of dewl yearH,  Of UhruitmaB in the future let us sp������ak  Only with courage, looking for tho boat,���������  Only with hope, leaving to faith the rerat.  LUe'u day ia all too Hhort, that We nhould neek  To dim it������ brightneHM at our own beheat.  ~*  And in tlu* present Chrlat.ni.att let u������ give  All help.   .From cure the Huffering to release,  AH aeal to flhnre our hfipplnesa and -peace f  I"***'   11 IVi   \i,   4(<iiK'   <"l'ii*Vlt������������ii   ������*Or   lG>T������'i  tii  l."Si  And sdiort enough for bilterneea io ceaoe.  Nerves Were Very Bad  Mrs.  John  Case,  IL .31.  No.  4,  St.  Catharines, Ont.; writes:r--"i wish to  say tliat 1 have been   bothered   very  much with my heart and nerves.     I  doctored  with, two dliferent  doctors,  but did not find much relief.     B would  have such bad pains in. niy heart, at  times,    I    would    be    almost    afraid  to move  or breathe, and nt night I  could not sleep.     If the pains In my  heart, were gone, my nerves would be  so bad I could not lie fit III ami would  only get a little sleep by being tired  oui,      ~~~y ���������.���������.tomucti v;&3 also very bad  and  I  could eat but very little, and  then  only certain  thingn or I would  have so much distress which, alwas's  jrnade by 3ieart worse.  I liad been Buffertrtg -for nearly two  year:* until one day I -waa talking tn  our clruggiat about the way I felt, "lie  advised rae to give Miiburn's Heart  and Nwve Pills a fair'trial.      1 have  iaow u<keu Rx**~' lwj.veb und ii.tti feeling  no much better.     I nm nble to do my  I own    work,, and   can eat Anything I  wlwh.      I etinnot prnfite  MILBURN'S  HEART AND NERVE H LIS  too hlgUljrV  Price   ZvQc   a   box at all dealer/-) ������Jsr  mailed direct on receipt or price by  Thf T* Mlfl'SW'n ***** 4 tlmHH, T'-oron-tov.  Ont,   mam- t~.T~~"r?~   -nnmannAv   --o-Krinrw'-ar  r  GRESTON AUTC fif SUPPLY  Under New Management  Solicits an opportunity to supply your needs iii   everything  required to keep your car in   the best poasible running  order.  i  We will at all times endeavor to  gave you the best possible  quality in  Accessories, Repairs and Workmanship at  the lowest possible price for real service.  Local and Personal  Cid-er Fob Saxe���������Sweet cider, 75c  gallon.    W. 3. Truscott.  _ Mr. and Mrs. Irving of Nelson -were  Sunday to Tuesday guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Garland.  spending   the  his   home   at  JL  PLES & PIERSON  GRAND THEATRE  Regular Prices  %_    ~t   V w  I  RUDOLPH VAtCWTIBIO  SATURDAY and  MONDAY SPECIAL  JftjmMMtjfgktfba-vT-iftfc  BK *!M ��������� ��������� ��������� **!- %-N mm   K?  Ildlli&d) &  1        mum.Bg  Qllll  Cream Sodas  i  per PACKAGE  The Biscuits are absolute-  ]y Freeh stock, and fche highest Ramsay quality���������and  ami wm h-elleve wn hava  enough of them this time to  supply every customer.  Give a paoka#e* or two of  these a place in the New  Year shopping. This price  will not be duplicated for  Homo time to came.  S. A. Speers  Moir's and Neilson's  Chocolates  Fruit Cake  Shortbread  Mince Pie  Nuts  ftPEOTAT,  Cocoa-nuts 25c������  Batter   BRftTHtiO   Uwir  Siriici  Pricas  BRICK IGE CREAM  quiet,  work  Applv Geo.  T. Lytle. jeweler, is  Christmas holidays at  Crawford Bay.  Horse Fob Keep���������A  horse to be had for keep,  Davie. Canyon.  ���������i Mrs. Bumford of Cranbrook is  spending the /Christmas week holiday  witb Mrs. Dow,  Trained   maternity   nurse,   O.M.B  London, open for engagement.    Mrs  Pocnin, Caayort.  "Fob. &~\x~~~���������Set double harness, in  good repair, $25. Morrow's Blacksmith shop, Creston.  Mr. and Mrs. Walton of Proctor are  Christinas week visitors with Mr. and  Mrs. %V. S. McAlpine. ;  Hensoval sale, December 30th, at the  Economy store* Everything at bargain prices.    A,��������� Manuel. :  --vmtj.  For Sale���������Eight Ma v-hatched  Rhode Island Red pullets, ������1 each.  Mrs.' R. S. Smith. Creston.  Fob Sale���������Collard & Collard piano  walnut case, $175, cash or, terms.  Apply Mrs. IS. B.  White, Crestor*.  Miss Vickers left /on "Sunday to  spend the two- weeks1 Christmas  vacation at her home at Salmon Arm.  Wishing One and  AU a  Happy New Year  To our  Customers and   Friends  we ������attend  the Compliments  of the season.  Mill li������aivsSarip  M. J. Argue, manager of Beattie-  Oatway, Ltd., was at Cranbrook for  the Christmas holiday, returning on  Tuesday.  Miss Erma Havden of Portland is  here for a ten day Christmas vacation,  with her parents,   Mr. and   Mrs. John  Hayden.  \ .   *  Miss Frances Lyne, who isateending  the JB.C UniverBitY,o Vancouver, arrived on Saturday for the Christmas  holidays. -'  Presbyterian.. Ladies* Aid   will have  their January- meeting at the hcinie of  Mrs. S.: A. Speerb aL 3 o'clock* Friday,  January 5th*.  Mr. and  Mro.. J., G. Smith and Miss  Estelle   Smith    werf?^ here    for   the  Christmas holiday, .guests of Mr. and  Mrs. Fred Smith.  ���������i  The school children, are enjoying a  two weeks' Christmas vacation,   with  schpot operations due   to   resume   on  Monday, January 8th;  J. D, Siddons, vice-principal, of the  high school;;'left on Friday, to spend  the holiday season, with Victoria and  Vancouver friends.  Miss RoBe Cherrington. who is  attending Normal School at Victoria  this term, is home for the yuletide  vacation with her parents here.  Harold Payne, .who it* attending  business college at Calgary this term,  arrived on" Friday to spend the  Christmas holidays with his parents  here. V- ���������*-   ���������-  ���������r" -.. ���������  Miss Elsdon, stenographer with the  Canyon City Lumber Company* Ltd.,  was nt her home in Nelson for the  Christmas holidays, returning on  Tuesday.  Miss Creighton. teacher of the  primary room, left , on Saturday for  Regina, Sask.. where she wjjil spend  the two weeks1 school vacation with  old friends.  M arbied���������At th e Presbyter! a n  ma use. Creston, December 4th, by  Rev. J, A. J nines,. William ' Lionel  Forrester and Ida Mario Cuatonguay,  both of Kitchener.  Fok Sale���������Jersey cow, just freshened, with heifer calf 3 weeks old,  price right. Also 40 Rhode Island Bed  pullets, just beginning to .ay. F. J.  Klingensmith, Eriokuon.  Mrs. Rny Crislor, who haB been  visiting with CraiibreWilc friends, arrived home for Christmas. Mr. ahd  Mrs Barge of Cranbrook were also  Christmas gtiests of Mrs. Ryckman.  T, Martin, tho new O.P.R. ugent  took over the station work on Saturday hint, acting-agent Whtltnker  leaving the same day for Growsm st,  where he le on tho despatching staff,  For New Year's nlghb the Grand i������������  ������������fXor.'Ji'tf������ a c>t*c]hit' tat-ini-thm It* "The  Shliek," with an added feature In the  way of music, which for tluit night  will bo -supplied by Creston Orchestru,  Ncmcic���������Having gold the Jan Hlng  restaurant t.o Dong Wing and Dong  Moon I hnrxby give notice to all pnrtleH  to whom I owe money to call for Hiimn  before- JssTMmry S!i ~ tvnd n.l pisrilen  owing me money must pay up before  J ami wiry Hint, 10u3. JAN H1NG,  Cnraton.  The annual meeting ��������� of Creston  Valley Library Association will be  held on .Monday afternoon.. January  8th, at 4 o'clock, at the library. All  members are asked to attend. Books  may be changed on that occasion also.  The annual meetings .of-.Creston^  Valley band will be held on Thursday,  January 4th.' Members who do not  wish to} "\J.n up for another year, or  who Cjcirhot attend practice, are  requested tohandin band instruments.  An auction sale of the household  effects of S. Q. Foreman is announced  for 2 o'clock ' "Wednesday afternoon afc  the.Embree garage. Mrs. Foreman  and the children are leaving next  week to join Mr/Foreman at Courtert-  The ranchers are reminded that the  five-day short c6urss school sn  'agriculture opens at Greston on MiSn-  day. Jan. 15th. under the auspices of  Creston local of the United Farmers,  and a big turnout at all the sessions is  desired. ������������������'���������'��������� *,     ���������   '...  Creston Fruit Growers Union are  takin g. orders for fertilizers, manufHe-  manufactured by the Triangle Chemical Co., Ltd.. New Westminster. This  company is operated bv the men who  haye made and distributed all the  chemical fertilizers ever"used iu B.C.  Undoubtedly these fertilizers are the  best;��������� '  -.''���������''���������''������������������ ���������  25 YKAias to Pay���������The Soldier Setr  tlement Board of Canada have several  FARMS for sale to Soldiers or Civilians at ten per "cent, down-and the  balance in 25 annual payments at 'six  cent. Seyeral to rent for 1923. For  particulars write to District Superintendent, Soldier Settlement Board,  Vernon, B.C.  . None should miss the -Nets"Year  night ���������* masquerade at the Grand.  Theatre ballroom on Honday night.  With Mrs. Foreman leaving^ town  next week this is liable to be the last  dance for many weeks to come. The  admission is $1.  We take this opportunity  to express our appreciation of the biggest and  best Christmas trade in  the store's history, and  to wish all the JIappiest  New Year ever.  MAWSON BKOTHEES  Anglican Oharch Serwees  y  SUNDAY, DEC. 3V  CRESTON YAHK  11.00 a.m. 7,80 p. na.  Ft*  Pianoforte. Organ and  Singing Lessons  ARTHUR COLLIS, Creston  P.O. Box-M  MILCH COW ESTRAY  Came to the premises of the undersigned nn or obout December 22nd,  one Jersey-Holstein milch cow,.Jersey  brown in color, with bell, lock and  chain about neck. Owner can haye  same on paying ail. expenses.  CLEMENTS & YOUNG.  Erickson.  Try the Drugstore First  r--  \  A Happy, Healthy and  Prosper������^x New Year  far one and alL ^  Mail Orders a  Specialty,  ATWAY, Ltd.  Phone Service  Prompt A tten tion  THE GAR4GE OF PERSONAL  SERVICE  A HAPPY NEW YEAR!  '      *  Now that we have become .thoroughly established we take  opportunity of sincerely thanking our many Patrons  and friends for the generous patronage and goodwill  accorded us in'the past, and assure you that it will be  our earnest endeavor in the future to merit -a  continuance of the same.  CRESTON SERVICE GARAGE  i  m  sir  I  .'���������Vi  M  :-'a  LIDGATE BROS.  PHONE Bf  ���������ML       Sgt* "M A |Mk m&*^ *HMM.  Ji-*i P i ClrjOL it iti. $mt        M,,^W^l%~^~vL������MM^       \\j.%J$ ^J^^^.       _J^ J^'%J[C5  Are you aaving for���������iiie house you hope to own, tho  travelling you lonsr to do, the business you want to  . buy, the comfortable retirement you ho|������e to enjoyt  Open a savings account at any branch ot this Bank,  and your regular deposits will prove the key to realisation of your dreams,  ii0  / *  Ils/iPERl/xL   By-VNiC  C* VS. ALLA.M,  CRESTON BHANGH���������  jvH ia t&fe gnsr������������  m  ���������I  4  ������������������i*3  "/,'j  I  i  i  i  A  -  A  m~  mm  m  mummm  mm

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