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Array 'yptyyLti*?  GRE  ���������7iA-  Vol. XV.  creston, b. c, Friday; November 16; 1923  No. 41  Armistice Night  Service is Helpful  The seating capacity of the spacious  Grand Theatre was taxed to capacity  on Sunday night for the memorial*  thanksgiving service which was held  under the joint auspices of the Anglican, Methodist and Presbyterian  chui ches, with the. collection going to  the soldiers' memorial committee to  -wipe off part of the debt remaining on  the granite pillar due to some of the  guarantors failing to meet their  obligations.  The service was featured by an  abundance of congregational singing  of appropriate and familiar hymns in  which the large assemblage entered  most heartily, assisted by the massed  choir of the three denominations, with  Mrs. J._A������ Jaiues presiding at the  piano. The features were "O Canada'  tiie people uniting in tbe chorus, and  the dffeftory number, "Three Meetings  with the Saviour" was splendidly  rendered by the chosr. .  The   gathering   was "in   charge . of  Rev. J. A. James, with  the prayers,  scripture readings   and   addresses   by  Rev.  G. Knox   and  Rev. H. Varley.  The former took as his text* "Enter  into His gate* with thanksgiving and  into His courts- with  praise, be thankful unto Him  and   bless   His   name."  The speaker's   plea   was   fo*r   a   very  genuine thanksgiving; not the all too  common sort   that   merely   expresses  thanks in the hope that such a show  of gratefulness will evoke still further  kindly consideration by the giver of  all good and perfect gifts.  Rev. H. Varley based his ten-minute  talk on the words, ������������������Wherefore seeing  we are cam-pass^ ate  a cloud of witnesses let';*tfe'%ay"������Bi������le'-  every weight and the sin which doth  beset us, and Jet us ruh with patience  the race that is set beforfe us;" urging  that while the assembling together of  the people to -tender thanks was very  much in order, it was possibly the  least important feature of acceptable  thanksgiving. What really counted  was the quality of our gratefulness  which could best be exemplified in the  righteous conduct of our everv day  life.  The collection taken amounted to  almost f54������* which will all be available  to apply on the monument ��������� debt, as  the theatre was given for the occasion  by Mr. C. O. Rodgers, and the service  eheetu were donated by the Creston  Review.  on Saturday for the Ladies'  Guild tea  mid pantry rale. /  W. D. Touhey was a motor visitor  to Creston on Sunday, morning for the  memorial service, accompanied by  Mrs. Tuohey. Mrs. Bron and the two  Touhey boys. .  Mr. Andrew arrived on Sunday to  take on the night operator work at  the depot, replacing "Will Goodman,  who went into .Cranbrook'. for a short  visit with his parents before taking a  position at Revelstoke.  Miss Rae Cleland joined her uncle,  Walter Cieiatid. a -London. England,  barrister, at Sirdar, going as far as  Medicine Hat, Alberta, * with hiiri ob  his retntn to the Old Country, after 4,  short visit with his mother and  brother's family at Suqgbine Bay.  Miss Cleland returned on Wednesday.  Mr. and Mrs. Loasbv motored to  Creston for the Sunday uight memorial-thanksgiving service, having in  their ear also Mesdames Jones, Whiteside and Martin.  Charlie Smith and Lionel Moore  were at Kuskanook for a hunt at the  weekend hut were not successful in.  bagging a deer.  Mr. Wilby'was a Cranbrook visitor  over the weekend.  Mrs. 8.- Bysouth and. son, of Kuskanook. were visitors with Mrs.  Dennes from Saturday until Monday  evening, attending the tea on Satur  day afternoon.  Sirdar Ladies* Guild had a busy  afternoon on Saturday, November  10th. Mrs. North's three pieces of  art needlework together with a silk  quilt were raffled. James Pascuzzo  won-first prize, a beautiful piece for  tray. W. 1>. "Touhey held the lucky  ;gjsjpp|.^������fc*^  McBurney of Cranbrook secured the  .cushion : cover. .,*.-. Mrs. Fransen* of  Kitchener possessed the winning  number on fhe silk quilt. Mrs. 'White-  sides was hostess at an afternoon tea  and cake sale Which realized $18. The  Guild have appropriated $25 for the  purchase of a stove for Christ Church,  Creston, and. the balance will he used  for the Sirdar Christinas Tree Fund.  Armistice Pay  FittmglyOfeservecl  Lister schoel,   and   now   teaching  at  Trail,, was a weekend visitor with Mrs  Johnston.  An assemblage of aBbut 250 citizens  was in evidence <HB Sunday morning  for the Armistice Day^exerciaes at the  soldiers' monument,* aB four churches  in town withdrawing their 11 a.m.  services in order to permit of clergy  and people to participate.  A small detacbhaent of veterans  assembled at their .hall and behind  them paraded the\ ^Sunday school  scholars and a - sprinkling of. adults  from the Anglic������a^:;l^feabyterian and  Methodist ehsU-s&^vltfc-fe -profession  being headed hy Piper Ross, ***   ';,  Duetto aii overcast R$y and a decid*  ed cbHI to the weather! the service was  concluded in about ������d minutes.    After  a reverent observance-of the customary   two   minutes   silence    and  the  presentation   of  quite  a .number  of  -floral tributes by community organizations, lodges "and  citizens.   Rev* H.  Varley led the prayers and the script  lues-lesson was read by. Rev. G. Knox.  There were two abort but exception.  ally   appropriate  addresses.     Father  Bhman of Holy Cross ><3burch empha-  ' sized the need of ,fuch  gatherings  in  all   communities. yzgghto&6~   who   had  ���������fallen were well deserving  of such   a  tribute of respect, aifid to those who  had come back it wasM incumbemt   on  all to at least be kimllfr considerate of  them. Py'Z-iZtiZ$j-'Zy----ZZ''--'-''~  -  Rev. J. A. James jspoke at greater  length, amongst other things pointing  out   that   the   bette?  things   all had  looked for after peaC������ bad come had  not been realized,   l^eoldthsse personal selfishness and haoonsiderate zeal  for power still prevailed. an4 was re  fleeted in tht   community,Z provincial  and dominion life, os'woll -aain the life  of all the nations,  and  miles*  there  was a sudden change to the Christlike  conduct off personal and public affairs  another  clash    off ;the    nations ^Was  inevitable.   The speaker insisted that  a paramount duty^o^.alll^WeW^B^SasM*;;  care in the election of frarltamentary  representatives. "- L������sislat^oa Z$niy the  highest interests off all emiia ontv com������  ���������fraga^ ;;_x������&iit&gia~\j^^  '~m������~vi&&~W-~^^  their material reapdneibil|ties   in   fhe  community.  During the ceremony the well-  known Jiymn, "o God; Our Help in  Ages Past."   was rendered   and   the  Wilfred Langston,   who  has   been;  working  at  Klockmann,   Idaho,   all  summer and fall arrived in Lister on  Monday for a short holiday, and is a  guest of his brother, Harold.  Miss Muriel Millington. who haa  been attending high school at Cranbrook up till last week, is now a pupil  at Creston high school, and is a guest  at the home ot, Mr*. Brousson. ."  Valley's School  Trustees Confer  ;Clifford Vance left at the end of the  weak for ������ visit with friends at Red  Deer, Alberta.  Geo. Leach has been successful in  leasing his ranch to a Mr. Hatstead of  Winnipeg, Manitoba, who has already  taken' possession and Mr. Leach has  gone to Spokane for the winter  months.  A. Bond has just purchased ten  acres of land from the Land Settle*  ment Board, situated next the present  Jess Filmer place.  At their meeting on Thursday afternoon last the ladies of the community  club completed arrangements for the  appearance nere on November 30th of  Mr. Norman Moore of Cranbrook, who  is to give his well known address on  "Canadian Citizenship" at tbe achool-  house that evening.  John "William of Waldo is here at  present busy at carpenter finish work  on this new residence which has heen  erected by Mr. Ridd.  - '-.      ������������������*.-..- *   ���������,..���������'���������������������������:-... ���������' /Ly:: \-   .*.���������*.- ���������    .*"  Gordon Vance  is   one   of  the   few  lucky hunters of Canyon to get a deer  exercises closed with a  on the pipes, and  the  bugler/George Davie.  Scotch lament  Last   Post   by  gm&Ss&n&r*  (Suffp^fef*  Mrs; BUT McCabe and Mrs. Bron  were Creston visitors between trains  on Thursday last.  Mrs. C. G. Bennett and Mis.  (Rev.  Vdfcrlev of Crestan-eere y1sitcV4  heia)  Mrs.   B.   Johnson   was   hostess   at  afternoon tea on  Friday in honor of  her sister. Mrs. Brown, who is a visitor  .-.     ��������� .     ��������� . -.      ^       ..     ���������   *���������������������������*������ *f������om Seattle, Wash., and a very  Miss Ruby Palmer,   who   haa   been  enjoyltbie time was spent,  teaching in Saskatchewan for the past ,  six months, arrived home oh Saturday      Mrs. V. Desaululers off   Moyie   and  Mrs.   Johnson    of    Cranbrook    were I  visitors  with   Mrs.   B. Johnson   this  He brought in a4dppaj������j,  buch on "Tuesday, which he, bagg _  the old Skiaimerhorn icsiitop.i->:^'^^'-s,.;  The Indies' Aid had ah^ighlyBiSccess-  ful Thanksgiving dinn^ and enter*  taininent. at ~ the' ."schoolhouse- On  Monday night, the financial intake  being close to $40. After eupper there  w������������re a number of informal speeches.  with Rev. -'.JS.' -'A.''- James of Creston  figuring prominentlv in these, and  there were several musical numbers,  supper and programme making up  an evening that all very much enioyed,  including quite a large delegation  from Creston.  " An informal conference of the trustees of the Lister. Brickson. Wynndel  and Creston r school districts was held  at the Creston school on Thursday  night, for a discussion of the Valley's  high school situation. -.Chairman F.  jft. Jackson of the local trustee board  acted as chairman, and there was a  solid delegation from each district at  the conference;  The primary object was to find out  exactly how each district felt disposed  toward the erection of a consolidated  high school at Creston. At the present  time pupils from outside districts pay  a tuition fee off $50 each which in a*  number of instances has been found to .  be prohibitive and some of theeountry  scholars have . had to forego high  school training.  Now that practically every rural  school is sending up as many as six  candidates each for the Entrance tests  it is thought an opportune time to  reverse this policy, and have each  district assess itself for a pro rata  share for the building and tnaintenace  of a high school that will be erected  on a site removed from tbe present  Creston public school.  The department is being communicated with to pee just what assistance  is extended in such cases both as to  paying for building* and equipment as  welt as teachers' salaries, the preference being for tbe building cost to be  payable in.three annual instalments.  The trustees prssent were constituted  a committee to report on ~a site, and  the general opinion is that a three-  rOona high school should be put up^  At^the rate Bntrance pupils ar������ eona.  g|' itngp*^  *���������   t***y*?������ffi Y7 *������* ^i0i^^^iJ^:'y^Rii:'i:Z. Z. Z^Z?..  ' - '*TT&e:tr^a*^^-Srili ,*~taIk;llB^B^/.^^fwi'-'  "with the ratepayers immediately and  when the data agreed upon is available  another nieeting will be held. Due to  a mlxup in the date of the conference  the Canyon district trustees put in ask  appearance a day too late, but the  Creston trustees are arranging to visit  Cannon on the occasion'of the next  meeting off the Canyon trustees and  go fully into the matter "with them.  Wynntfel  BRAND THEATRE  Saturday, NOV.  17  "NERO" is a magnificent  spectactle for all, with a  love story to touch every  heart. From the first flicker to the very end it holds  one spellbound. The direction is perfect and the acting superb .... gorgeous,  brilliant and thrilling.  BEGUL.AK PRICES  for an extended vacation here.  Kyle Kelly left at the end of the  w^ek for Kellogg, Idaho, where he  has secured a position and will remain  for at least the winter, Mrs. Kelly  has gone to Kingsgate on a visit to  her mother.  Mrs. Thurston and Muriel left on  Friday for Medicine Hat, AlBjerta,  where they will visit with friends for  the next three weeks. I  Billy Long was c motor visitor to  Spokune early last week, and with the  exception of the road between Porthiil  and Copeland the highway is in fine  shape for a 80 mile an hour run.  Mrs. Dolf Weir and Mis. Sexton  were visitors in Spokane for a few  days last week, returning on Tuesday.  Trustees B. Cartwright, W. Hall  and R. Telford were at Creston on  Thursday night attending acenference  of the Valley trustees regarding the  establishment of a consolidated hUgh  school at Creston to be available at  midsummer next year.  Miss Cotterill, who has been with  Mr.vand Mrs. Palfreyman for tho past  year left op Friday for Champagne,  Illinois, where she will visit with her  stater for thc next six months,.  Dick Penson is the latest to leave  for Kellogg, Idaho, where he has a job  iu sight for the winter. I  Brie Woods, who Is working at  Cranbrook, spent Thanksgiving with  his parents here.  Carlot shipping of fruit is about at  an end, but the way freight is doing  considerable business on eaetbound  I.cl. shipments east.     Growers would  very much apgaifeclw.t* notnetJilnpf  definite on a heated car service���������some-  Lb lag that can be relied upon to  materialize when scheduled.  week.  Mrs. McGonegal and children spent  Thanksgiving with friends in Nelson.  H. A. McKowan off Cranbrook is  spending a week in Kitchener.  Mrs. George Young and Master  Jack, of Creston, spent Thanksgiving  with Mrs. Driffll.  MtJl-B\tWP  Geo. Niblow, who recently purchased  the old Atkins lanch from the Land  Settlement Board, arrived on Saturday. Mr. Niblow brought his family  along, also a carload off effects.  The fruit trees which were planted  on some rancheB of Section 7, near the  U.S. holder some three years ago, are  being taken up and sold to the settlers  at reduced prices. Former occupants  of these places have moved away.  Quite a number of Lister folks were  Canyon visitors on Friday night last  to tako in the dance. All report  having u whale of a time,  Peter McKay left for Idaho points  on Monday, after putting his ranch In  shape for the winter.       *  Fall ploughing is ail finished in this  section.     Moot of  the   residents   aro  busy uow putllog up- 41   winter supply  of fuel.  Fred Powers has commenced the  erection of a commodious barn and  implement shed and the structure  promises to be one of the most up to  date in the district.  Frank Baker arrived back on Thursday iunfc uii-m' till   ������'jLt,������������������ut>t������ tiwy iij-ilur  U.8.  MinsAustad, a   former   teacher  Miss Florence Bathie, who has been  apple packing at Willow Point,  returned to her home here on Thurs-  dav last.  Apple packing at Boswell is now  oyer and the young folks who went  from here for the season, returned on  Sunday.  MisseB Snow and Walsh, who are in  chaige of Wynndel school, spent  Thanksgiving holidays out of town.  vt Monrad Wigen returned on Monday  from a business visit at points west.  Mr. Gordon of Colemun was a weekend visitor with friends here.  Nelson Wlnlaw's children of Nelson  were here for a few days  on a visit to  their grandfather, J. B. Winlaw.  The first winter nieeting of Wynndel Ladles' Aid was held at the home  off Mrs. W. J. Cooper on Wednesday  afternoon.  There will be a dance in the school-  house on Saturday night. 17tb.  Bverybody welcome.  Mr. and Mra. Taylor are now  occupying their flue new house which  was erected this full.  Jack Pitt Brooke was here over Lhe  weekend. He reports a breakdown on  the dredge. The cable which hoTQs  the boom snapped suddenly and the  boom crashed to the deck.. Fortunately at the Ume off the accident there  was no one on deck.  bride's costume was of white satin and  silver, and carried a shower boquet of -  roses and liiv of the valley.   She was  attended   by   Miss  Nellie   Anderson,  who was gowned in pink, and carried  a   boquet   of    pink    rosebuds.     The  flower girl was the bride's neice. little  Miss Edith King, whilst the best man  was Joseph Smith, a   brother  of  the  bride.   The home was tastefully decorated for the occasion, the color scheme  being of pink and white.   A company  of some 25 friends of the contracting  parties witnessed   the  happy   event,  following which a sumptuous luncheon  was served, the   wedding  cake  being  cut by the bride.    Mr. and Mrs. Smith  left early in the   afternoon   on   their  honeymoon, and will be  at  home   in  Porthiil after December first.  ANNUAL  CHICKEN  zZym  ��������� ~-J '��������� k3  -.-.-������������������Z-m  m  Wedded at Porthiil  The home of Mr. and Mrs, W. H. T.  Smith wus the scene of ������ very pretty  -*M w *t ryi **a f ,   k  *������������ *..l������������������J4������j^ *..,,    ~jH.'.*~~H.vy     '...401 ml I i-������M,'.       '1. .iv-.i  their   daughter,   Marjorle   iClla,   was  united   in    marriage    with    Fred J.  of  Smith,   Hev. Morton ofilciating.    The  The Ladies" Aid of Creston Metho-  dict Church -wil! have their  annual  Chicken  Supper  in  the PARISH HALL,  Friday Evg., rfav. 23  Sapper served from G to 8 o'ctodk.  ROAST CHICKEN  PUMPKIN PIE  and all the other aeaaonable  #ock1 things to eat.  m 00**00 00a0*.   am 00 000000 -00 m* a-0.    f������ ���������������  mum am* uriiumEfii lot  ALL ABLE WELCOME!  vmmmmmmmmmmm  >M!Wismiwm������H&������  wmmumm  \m\mmmn\w~mmMr~ *<���������������..  <o-  THE    BEVIEW,    CRESTON,    B.    C-  Y  jqo<  will never taste better  Britain Settles  Another Debt  Pays U.S. Treasury Last Installment  On Purchase of Silver  The British. Government has wiped  out the obligation ifr^incup?red at;Washington through. the\purei|Ise of silver  Cor use as a major coinage iii India  during the war. It paid to the United States treasury $31,085,000 as the  last installment of principal and inter*1*  est on an -original borrowing of  S122.000.000.   "  Geographical Conditions  i*. is announced in the daily press that the proposal to introduce Alberta  coal into the markets ol* Ontario has been dropped, the plan having been found  impossible owing to geographical conditions and the long haul. The experimental freight rate of seven dollars per ton granted by the Canadian "National  "Railawys was not a profitable one from a railway standpoint. An Eastern  it,an is reported as saying: "There is no -Question about it, the death, knell has  been sounded to the possibility of bringing Alberta coal to Ontario in competition with  Pennsylvania  anthracite in  normal   conditions   and at normal  prices."  This announcement is of great national importance and-is bound to have  a profound effect upon future consideration of grave economic issues "an. ��������� this  country. It is certainly disappointing to the West, and to Alberta in particular, where high hopes were entertained that a large market for Alberta coal  could be built up iu Eastern Canada.,  Those, too., v.-ho are anxious to see Canada become more and more* a self-  supporting country are greviously disappointed. Instead of sending tens of  millions of dollars annually into the United States for coal, thus adding enormously to our imports and swelling the. adverse "balance of trade between tlie-  Doininion and the Republic, it "was hoped that this money could be kept at  home, paid out in wages to Canadian miners and assist in the development ol  Canada's natural resources.    -  But it is not to be. Why? Because of geographical conditions. In  other words, because of the long and expensive haul from the West to the  Kast, ancl the East, will not pay the price. It is easier for Ontario to continue  buying in the United States, and as there is no Canadian tariff Imposed on  Pennsylvania anthracite coal the good people of Ontario can buy it just as  cheaply as tlie people of the United States. Coal is one thing in regard to  which the Ontario manufacturer, ancl Ontario people generally, are ardent  tree traders.  The fact that Ontario has been made to realize in the matter of coal that  geographical concisions must be recognized, and that trade cannot "willy nilly"  be forced over geographical barriers, that, in a word, geographical conditions  have a very direct bearing in economics, will, it is to be hoped, open th.e eyes  of Ea?fern people to the fact that the West has to struggle against those same  barriers, and pay the price, on every carload of.freight from Ontario to the  prairies.  Ontario is not denied the right to obtain its coal supplies from its nearest  and cheapest market, the United States. Nor is any customs duty imposed  upon them in so doing thus forcing them to pay more than the actual market  value of the coal.  But when it comes to consideration of the question of allowing the people  of" the West to buy, or even to sell, in their nearest and most advantageous  mark**;!:, Ontario objects most strenuously and declares that in the interests  of Canada's national development and prosperity, Canadians must bus- "made  in Canada" commodities, and traffic must be kept in Canadian channels re-  gardless ol* the cost ot" the geographical difficulties to be overcome, and in the  overcoming of which the West is called upon to pay.  If the Ontario manufacturer really and truly believes that it is essential  above all things that Canadian industries should be developed and prosper,  and to thai, end should be protected by a tariff wall, then he should not only  h'j willing to give a voluntary preference to Canadian coal, but he should  i.i-ove his con.-iisl.eney by appealing to the Dominion Government to* impose a  duty on United Stair-.-* coal sufiiciently high to enable Alberta coal to be ship-  |.f*rl i.o Omario and sold 1 hf-ro tm terms of fair competition with the United  States  product.  Th������-r,' is an old .saying that what, is sauce for the goose is sauce for tlie  jjaud������**r. Whether tin* t-Za.st is prepared to admit this may be open to question, but ir is inevitable thai th-o outcome of this experiment to place Alberta  r-nal on the Ontario mark?-: is going io have the effect of further arousing  YWHi'-rn jieoph- -to a knowledge of the handicaps under which they labor and  to an even fuller realization of what many regard as an injustice, because of  ; lie rervo'.'ni-iei! i n������-i j u a I it y of treatment accorded East and West based on the  peographioai cendiijims which exist in this Dominion.  Separation, But No Alimony  A peaceful, quiet separation, no  damage done, everybody happy again  ���������that's the situation when you  divorce your corns. Try Putnam's  Corn Extractor. Acts like magic, 210  pain, no failure, success every time.  Refuse a substitute for "Putnam's,"  25c everywhere.  Britain's only diamond cutting factory was established at Brighton in  1917.  GUARD THE BABY  AGAINST COLDS  To guard the baby against colds  nothing can equal Baby's Own Tablets. The Tablets are a mild laxative  that will keep the little one's- stomach  and bowels working regularly. It is a  recognized fact that where the stomach and bowels are in good order that  colds will not exist; that the health of  the little one will be good and that he  will thrive ancl be happy. The Tablets are sold by medicine dealers or  by mail at 25 cents a box from the Dr.  Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville,  Ont.  Phonetic Writing !n Elaftin Land  People -Quiokly Mastered System  Invented By Canadian Missionary  Up to recently the natives of Baffin  Land had no system of writing. But  now a Canadian missionary has invented for their benefit a species of  phonetic writing. Each character  represents a syllable; hence no spelling is required. This curiously simple  system was quickly mastered by the  Bainlanders, who now freely write letters to their friends and hand them  over for delivery to" anyone taking a  journey in the desired direction. The  letters always reach their destination,  because the postman at his first sleeping place invariably reads them all  through. In this way, if a letter happens to get lost, the addressee receives  the missive by word of mouth.  ������:<r-.tbitron    Train     Appsa  'i'.riL.       e v|.LV,j? ie?i       v.'liir 11  Fra'tee,   ��������� 1.:<.--    i1-?;\..\'l\    '. t'-ull  !'.������������������    :--���������-:-.-   ���������>���������'.   ���������'..-    "���������"uivii-.K  to   People  'Hinrr 1 :*a veils touring  Dalplaz,  < .;<--n������-rak-  -.���������itlll        of  iiii ionery  3-1  Asthma is Torture. No one who  hasn't gasped for breath in the power  of asthma knows what such suffering  it.      Thousands    do    know,    however,  trom experience how immeasurable is  the relief provided by that marvellous  preparation. Dr. J. D. KelloggY-i  Asthma Remedy. Por years it has  iM-en relieving the most severe cases,  ,:   r  mil"i  1 orr tin  ���������_'"'.*> ��������� -**  <i    "hi;  Ulii'-r  ,1    i��������� * I J  111.  xllibit ion   ir you are a sufferer do nob"'delay  a  day ia securing this remedy from your  druggist.  r>eoph'**  a   (lii'>-r'i  let  l .-1; 11  11 :i .*: i-  ��������� lio- ���������-  Im  hi'-]  .-HlpS.  Women's umbrellas, Inst by their  '���������".villi's while I ravelling about, reach  police headquarter!-' iu .London at  the raie of over 200 a day.  Modern  Chivalry  People Continually Doing Acts Requiring Courage and Heroism  Peace has its roll of honor no less  than war. A shell-shocked office.*  flings off his coat and dashes into the  sea to help a girl swimmer in distress,  losing his life in saving hers,. A boy  of eight jumps into a river and with  a splendid effort brings his little sister  safely to the bank. A one-armed man,  fully dressed, swims 50 yards, reaches  a drowning girl, and supports hen till  a second rescuer brings a lifebelt. An  engine driver stops his train, runs  back lo tho place where he had seen a  man on the point of drowning, plunges  in, cloClios and all, and brings liim to  safety. Is the age of chivalry dead?  ���������London Daily Mail.  Nerves So JSadl That  Siae Would Sat and Cry  Mr*.   Mary   Hocking,   Msudoc,   Ont.,   writes:-���������  "Dr. CUttK-f-'is, Nffrv*:- Foml has donr rnr. z wonderful lot of good.  T ~ii.ir.ri-.~l .torn K-cnernl weafcneai ancl was. so .un down ancl my heart  and acrvffi were:  in such bad shape that I would sit clown  aad cry  and not know w3s.it  I was crying about. I olno  tisrd to have we.ilc spells. Thanks to Dr. Chasc'i  Nerve   Food,   however,   ~   am   real   well   now.   I  shall* always  ke-ep  a  box of  the  Nerve Food in the houi-ie, and r<*.-  ���������conirnend   \ht-m   lo   my   friend*���������:  th-v* nr*  n   '.vnr/l'rfu!  ^..f<:?iur*r."  {Mr. J. W,  Vinrr, Driij/giot, of  Madoc, OnC, nay*:  "|  hav* nokl  Mtc, llt-jt:~T~.'.rm your Nerve  Food,,  and  the  gfirriZZmr.  has  clan* ht-i  rnurh good,")  Hi. Ce-nt-t n h~������r��������� mt) flm-nJ-r-r**!, or tulmmttttntt, Hmir* A-, i'i,.. T,Ul., Toronto*  ^^lu^pf^  %v.  It Will Prevent Ulcerated. Throat.���������  Ar. the fh*st symptoms of sore throat,  which presages ulceration and inflammation, take o spoonful of Dr. Thomas'  Eclectrie Oil. Add a-little sugar to it  to make it pn hi table. Et will allay  the irritation and prevent tho "Ulceration and swelling that are so painful.  Tho so who wero periodically subject  lo quinsy have ihus made themselves  Immune to attack.  A Pily  For France  Comment on Britain's Promise to Pay  U.S. Debt iu Gold  Naively tho Temps declares that the  fatal iiilstalto of C'roat Britain was to  promise to pay ihu United Stales in  Kohl. Tiobably nothing ISrUalii ever  Iiiir done has won more oonsiderablo  respect in tho I ini led Slates than that.  Hidi'-same pror������I������������- I.o repay hi gold  v. hat she had borrowed, and thai, without n-ivrenri! to collecting what, In  turn, was din* her. Franco, as tho  'IVnitu; nui.nht huv>- pointed out, eer-  iL.Uih ha.'i .-.J it red \\Uli.t or Jiritala',*.;  "hluiider." ".Vlile!! probably h. a. pity  I'or Ki'.tneo. ���������*--I>HroH Nowh.  Mail the  Coupon  and  Watch, the  Mail  ZIt will bring you. at once a copy of our booklet  * 'Buying Bonds on the Partial Payment Plan.'' Therein you will find a sane, workable plan for budgeting  your income and a simple method for the investment  of a monthly surplus���������no matter hoty large or small  ���������in sound securities. A systematic programme of  saving and investing a determined portion of your  earnings is the foundation of an independent income.  Our Partial Payment Plan will enable you to do this.  During the next few months you can become the  owner of a safe $200, $500 or $1,000 bond. Just send us  your name and address on the coupon below and full  particulars will be mailed to you.  ^Emilius Jarvis & Co.  cE3tabl~a~~.<t_3$I <CF ~~ilhtlTBJ>  293 Bay Street Toronto  Kindly send me a copy of "Buying Bonds on the  Partial Payment Plan.1'  Name   Address... -. : .-. :   Branch Offices: Montreal, London, Ottawa, New York, London, Eng,  UNLESS you see the name "Bayer" on tablets, you  are not getting Aspirin at all  Accept only an "unbroken package" of "Bayer Tablets of  Aspirin," which contains directions and dose worked out by  physicians during 22 years and  proved safe- by millions for  Colds  Toothache  Earache  Headache  Neuralgia  Lumbago  Rheumatism.  Neuritis  Pain, Pain'  Handy "Bayer" boxes of 12 tablets���������Also bottles of 24 and 100���������Druggista.  AeplVhi In tho trade mn.rU (r-Bclsterert In Canada) of Eaypr Manufacture of M*n������-  aciHlcaclrlentor of SMlcyllcacid. While It Is well known that Aspirin '"������*������������ "Ynv  imanutiuilure, to asnlnt tlio puhllc asalnat Imitations, tho Tablets of Bayer Company  will  bo a tamped  with  tlioir gonei-al  trado, marlc,  tho "Bayer Cross,  Annual  Salmon  Pack  A     t'oiiiplliiii'iu     kIwmj'h   imi-WH   Cm*  ttMiff-    I llHIl   JlH    I'll!'*'    VilllM*.  1923      Pack     Estimated     at     626,266  Cases  The Canadian Depi-u'tnient of Fish-'  i������ries announces' that the aslrmutecl  British Columbia salmon pack for the  3!)23 season amounts to (12G,206 cases.  District. No. 1. the Frasor ltivor  watery, lias a lotal paclc of 3 0,G10  cases, while District No. 2, comprising  Naas River, Slccna River, Rivers Inlet, and Smith Inlet, Boll a Coola and  Kimsqult and other points In that  vicinity, litis 11 paclc of fiGl,7-17 cases.  District No. 3. tho Alert Bay district,  Vancouver island waters and mainland  waters directly opposite, contributed  ���������44,879 cases to tlio tol.nl.  Canada recently received an order  from Roumania Iov a $9,000,000 deal  in woollen textiles.  Minard's, applied  frequently, dries up and removes  Warts.  Wit  Minard's  Liniment for Headache  HiTt. -1  M^ -i  dS^ff^TtV^Jb      B       4-   c  0     ���������     it ~~~~-**~r~e*  th ell tn*������rs  * * *    ,    Twrnliyes the richness ol  Mustard ������<^}\*XeS them easier to  -Ji Mm m MM-i+jrig'k -������*  ft0 mf%*l���������~*FhP1 ffwwZ$?*l&  a  TB      fi  Of J^M       M .ffm~A   ������3   **. ^nr   ^"-^ iiuh-m-^m  ������ip  sx  hi li 111111111111 mnmi������ i������ i|i iimmh nuiiiKiiiiiii THE    REVIEW,    CRESTON,    B.    C.  Gas Fields Of Alberta IMay  Be Utilized For Production  Of Carton Black On Large Scale  positions, it must, however, be Used  in combination with other things.  Alone as a rubber pigment it is not  particularly- valuable.  Canada is a very large user oPcar-  bo.n black, and, while as yet, producing none, for the 3"ear ending March  31 last, imported of lamp, bone, ivory  and carbon blacks, 3,743,409 pounds,  of a value of $146,812, and it enters  Canada duty free!       ::;--_ ���������-���������-..  Should, the Mines Branch,,, be able to  demonstrate the commercial possibili-'  ties of the utilization of the Alberta  gas fields Cor the production of eat>-  bon black it will add considerable to  the industry of Canada and make use  of another of our great natural resources.  Some   Queer  Occupations  Are   Shown  In   Ponderous Volume  The London Blue Book is a ponderous tome, but contains some curious  information. London has a solitary  Csherwoman, who lives in a suburb at  Wand's worth; it has one woman blacksmith, who works in Shpreditch, and  there is one woman bricklayer, who  resides at Deptford.  Tliere are two London women who  aro gasfitters' laborers. "While the  County of London has but one fisher-  woman, the City of London (proper)  has but one fisherman. Among the  queer trades are: "Hecklers," "jac-  quaixl punchers," "plunkers," "teasers," "slashers," "scratch-brushefs."���������  Scientific American.  A belief common in Japan is that to  live long one should sleep with the  liead pointing due north.  But lor one of the non-metallic minerals���������carbon black���������this paper /night  havc to be printed in-some other color, and the automobile tire industry  would be severely handicapped.- Carbon black, a product of the incomplete  combustion of natural gas has irot as  yet been manufactured in Canada, but  the. Mines Branch of the Department  of Mines, through Mr. II. T. Elsworthy,  of -the Chemical Division, is this season making a field study-and chemical  investigation of.natural gas in Western Canada: with particular regard to  determining the composition, character and gasoline content of these  ga"ses. At present **natural gas containing ethane and other hydro-cat*::  borts Is In great demand for the manufacture of^ carbon black.  ������arbon' black is a soft, light soot, Curious information  somewhat similar to the soot produc  ed; by a smoking kerosene lamp.      It..  Is,/however, a product of the burning  of'natural gas.      The flame is impinged against a  metal surface, wTlvichi^  kept cool by i-unning water, and as the  soot   accumulates   it   is   mechanically  removed.      The chief production centres at present are in  West Virginia  and   Louisiana,   where  there   are   tremendous supplies of natural gas. Each  of these states has stringent conservation  legislation  governing the Use o������  the gas.      In Louisiana, before the gas  may be -used  for.the manufacture of  carbon  black  the    gasoline     content  must be extracted, and in certain sections but twenty per cent, of the daily  output of the wells is permitted to be  used for carbon    black    manufacture.  All possible   efforts must be made to  avoid waste in the use of the natural  gaS.      How important the industry is  in Louisiana \may be judged from the  fact that one company's plant consists  of 3 30 burning nouses, 114 by 12 feet.  Canada   has  many  gas  tireas,  some  of.   them    situated    at points distant  from    possible    domestic    utilization,  and   it   is   likely,   as   a  result ,of   the  Mines    Branch's    investigations,    that  some of these may be found available'  for the economlcal production of carbon      black.      The      Mining      Lands  Branch of the Department of the Interior is at  present'^engaged in, framing regulations   for tlie  production of  carbon  blade" fMin" wells   sTtuated  oh  Dominion lands.      7 "'     '  The Ontario Government, it, is reported, has recently given permission  for the natural gas from a small field  in the Sarnia district to be used for  die, production of carbon black. It is  understood that development will take  place at once. The initial plant will  be of but limited size, and will permit  I of enlargement as the opportunity  arises. ;  The recovery of carbon black varies  from one-quarter to two pounds per  ��������� 1,000 cubic feet of gas, and the market price,ranges from 17 to 22 cents  per pound, with as high as 50 cents  for special grades. The black is  packed in paper sacks for shipment.  %*.  The uses of carbon black are almost  innumerable. One of the. chief uses  is in the preparation of printing ink.  such as this paper is printed with. By  admixture witli oils ot different qualifies nnd consistencies a wide range ot  ink may bo made, from that which is j  termed news-ink to a grade suitable  for the printing of the finest illuslra  tions.  It. Is.also used as a pigment iii the  manufacture ot paint, in which case a  loading material is generally added,  usually bnrytcs. In thn making ot  black polishes carbon black very generally enters, while for phonograph  records, fountain pens, carbon, paper,  black enamel .leathers, etc., it finds  many uses.  In the preparation of the rubber  composition of automobile tiros and  other rubber goods the greatest con-  Humptlon of carbon black 1hir developed. II. Is estimated that fully -15 per  conl. of the entire production is used  in fhla industry- Owing to ns tine  nr>RM of subdivision it is n very valuable ingredient In automobile tire com-  WESTERN EDITORS  'Modern Farm vfVfetliods Have  Greatly Improved Tne Outlook  Of Tlie Average Farmer s Wife  I11 London Blue  Book  "-Norman K. Luxton, Editor and Proprietor of The Crag & Canyon, Banff,  Alta. Mr. Lxixton bas been a resident  of Banff for 23 years, and is a son of  W. F. Luxton,., a veteran newspaper  man who was tbe founder of the Manitoba Free Press.  For  Advancement   of   Science  British  Meet     in  Association Will  Toronto in 1924  The General Committee of tlie British Association for Advancement of  Science has prbvisionalljr fixed upon  the date Sept. 3/to Sept. 10, 1924, for  the holding of the next annual meeting of the association in Toronto.  Maj.-Gen. Sir David Bruce, eminent  professor of tropical medicine, was  elected president of the association for  the coming year. a     ���������  Billions Needed for Reconstruction  It is estimated that the cost or reconstruction work in Tokio and Yokohama,, as a result of the earthquake  and fire, Will approximate ten billion  yen ($5,000,000,000).  The farm woman of today is not a  mere drudge, says the New . York  ���������Times. Unlike lier sister of twenty-  fire or thirty years ago, her daily  routine of living is not limited to sucft  monotonous tasks as feeding chickens,  milking cows, churning butter, cooking  heavy meals or taking care of children and housework in between  times. True, the cows are" still  there to be milked, the chickens to  be fed, the butter to be churned,  the meals to be cooked, but modern  inventions have so lightened her  burdens that she has time to broaden her horizon. ,,  Red-letter days in her existence  used to mean going to .church or  weekly trips to the village. Her  wardrobe, summer and winter, generally consisted of one black silk frock  for such state occasions as church  funerals or christenings. The remainder of her dresses were calico  frocks conforming more to comfort  than, beauty.  Her-   recreations-   were few beyond  the church-going and funerals.  v The farm woman  of today has rebelled.       She wants for her children  school as good as those city children  attend; she wants good roads, frocks  that are up-to-date,--a home in which  she .will not be ashamed to entertain  city friends;  books and time to read  ���������them.     In short, she seeks relief from  the drudgery of farm life and time to  enjoy its beauty.      What is more, she  is getting her wants before she is a  worn-out "old  woman" of thirty.      If  the    grandmothers    and    mothers    of  many  of  the   farm   women  of  today.  could pay a visit to    the    homes    in  which  tiiey used   to  live  they  -would  hardly recognize them.  The average farm woman of today  goes to market over good roads in a  SHEEP BREEDING IN MANITOBA  re������YovREYES  Refreshes Tired Eyes  Wrlic Murine C>.,CIUi*CKa.fo(EvcC������re Boole  W  ���������yfSyjjSy  u.   -J-iyi  car. Seldom does she ride in a buggy.  Horses are getting to be as much of a  farm curiosity as- in tho city. She  has learned to drive her car and takes  a spin to town whenever she likes, io  go shopping, visit a friend or attend  her club meeting.  Nor does she go to town garbed in  a calico frock. Her dress is tastefully made. Her hat is not a result  of home millinery, but was purchased  at a real millinery store and is in  keeping with the season.  Her state occasions no longer consist of 'funerals and church-going.  She has gone far beyond that. A  country club, in many cases, is near  her home. . She goes there when the  spirit moves. She attends weekiy  meetings of her literary or political  club and frequentl3r entertains Sn  her rural home.  She. is-a graduate ofthe country  consolidated school; the township high  school, and in many instances the  state -- agricultural       school. She  knows good books, pictures and music  and. takes time to enjoy them.  The farm woman of today sees her  children getting educational advant- .  ages equal to their city cousins. Her  daughters are meeting the right sort  of young men. Her sons are having  an opportunity to choose an agricultural career or that of a business or  professional man. Her husband has  more time to" enjoy life with her.  The   writer  visited   a   typical   mid-  western    farm    home    several    miles  from a village that was reached, by a  paved road.      The home was a tasteful bungalow erected according to the  wishes of the farm woman .    All sorts  of labor-saving devices were Installed  to save her time and energy.      There  was a  tennis  court.      She was vice-  president of the village club, chairman  of the committee on civics.      A rural  nurse, through her efforts, visited the  country school regularly.      Her wardrobe was full of" dainty frocks and her  children were well dressed..  The farm was one that bad been  handed down for several generations,  but was being made to pay more than  eyer since the head o������ the house -went  to the agricultural school and learned  to use fertilizers, install more dairy  cows and sheep, and trim his orchard.  "Fifteen years ago," explained the  wife, "we had an average, run-down  middle western farm. John was discouraged and so was I. We decided  to take stock and avail ourselves of  the opportunities that the experiment stations offered. We interested  our neighbors in getting better raods  and more intelligent use out ������f their  vote. We studied our soil and decided to erect a better house and enjoy  life before wo were too oldf*  Rapid   Shipment   Of   Cattle  Many    Cattle    Shipments    From    the  West Now Go By Quebec Route  Shipping western cattle by the Quebec route is proving a great boon to  the  Canadian   cattle  export Industry,  and it is only a matter ol" time until  all cattle from the west for export will  be   shipped   by   that   port,   L.   For tin.  traffic manager of the Quebec Harbor  Commission, predicts.      "The Quebec  route,"  says Mr.  Fortin,  "has revolutionized  the method   of cattle  export  and* farmers in  Western Canada  nr<?  now benefitting by a saving of about  $5.00 a head in shrinkage alone.      U  lias    eliiaiinau-cl    on*,**    handling,    and  stock being shipped to Hie Old Country can now be placed on board ship  twenty-four  hours   sooner  than   formerly.       Arrangements   at   Quebec   for  loading are the most modern    in    the  world.       The   loading   yard   Is   built.  right at tho ocean side.      Cattle from  the west are unloaded from  tho cars  on one ������ldc, watered,  fed and roped  I for shipping and then passed through  I to tho boats on the other tilde."    Tim  | Canadian National "Railways recently  created a new record for rapid hauling  of livestock from Western Canada to  the seaport.  Sheep breeding i������ fust becoming an Important. IndUHtry In tho Province of Manitoba, and tliere have* been  many nheep and lamb shows In various pavtBof tho country thia BeaHon. Ono of tlie most flUcccBHful shows of  this kind wan held recently at IUverton, und or tho nvrnpicoH of the Dominion Livestock Branch mid the Manitoba Department of Agriculture. Tho upper plot urea show four ewes which wero exhibited from Arborg. Practically all the woollen goodH worn by the lownspooplu at Illverlon. are product** of tho district, aa nearly every  home has a ch riling machine and winning wheel. W. W. Franer. Livestock Commissioner for Manitoba, attended  ihe sale and tin* second picture ahown Mr. Fratier and two young htdlea of tho district carding wool and operating  a spinning wheel. FtiUr. P. SigurduonH, <3<\vhU\ exhibited u fat lamb which wan awarded premier prlrze. This  lamb, Hhown in picture three, competed with fourteen othera of Jtn claHH. The lower picture Jh u general view or  lit*.:   <i.'4i I j I������-.s   ui   Uiu   cturt.s   out;   inr.it  -ol"  3 w t.*J.i l.j   S'.iL  By elimination  North.���������What is reason?  West.���������It's what you don't need  any of for kissing n pretty girl,���������New  York Sun.  *ti k~H.~~S-.-t  The   last   Passion  Play  of   Qboram-  mergau was witnessed by over ihreo  v������i������y������r<-ro.n  t;|iniie-*in������"i   n>*>o*������)������������  .,mmmmm  ^u~m-~tmSm  wsmtiwim  mm������mmm^������imiii*:mimf������sMm  ffXPBM ^������������������<Saaa*������ablMsa*SaiS^  ~0^0~~~^^il0~~000~~.  ^MVI^nm������>WWM^������a^eaKIW10MTWMMK.^  Xr?r  ������������������S$P  THE  CBBSTOM  REVIBW  THE CRESTON  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription : $2.50 a year in advance.  $3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. Hayes, Editor and Owner,  ORESTON. B.C.,   FK1I>AT, NOV. 16  Buy a Ticket  Attention of those who term  themselves boosters is directed to  the raffle of a couple of splendid  turkeys which the Board of Trade  is putting on with a view to winding up its year clear of debt and to  Itelp out with a publicity effort  that, is planned frr early in 1924.  Usually a dance is given when  funds are needed bnt this year- the  "hop" failed to materialize and the  raffle is counted on as the 1*923  supplementary revenue producer.  If there is anything to the saying that ic pays to advertise, the  publicity department of the board  is a community asset that deserves  support to the extent of four bits  for two chances for the makings of  the chief feature to a satisfactory  Christmas dinner.  And at least look cheerful when  the ticket seller approaches; you  stand to make aB much ont of tine  transaction as the vender of the  pasteboard.  frank and straightforward, but it  does inevitably suggest that should  the Provincial Party come into  power it will owe to one citizen of  the province more than it is desirable that any political party should  owe to one rich man.���������Penticton  Herald. ���������  Cranbrook Candidates  Not so Good on the Give  At   Coal   Greek,    near   Fernie,  where   the    Home   Bank    smash  brought financial loss   approaching  bankruptcy  to   many   homes,   we  hear of  the   school   children   con  tri buting   $20 to   Japanese   relief,  almost down-and-out Moyie put *ap  $40.    A canvass of  Kaslo citizens  got $70, to which   was   added   $5  from the Women's Institute and a  town council grant of $10.  When one contrasts this response  from far less promising centres than  Creston with the local sectarian  offering of $30���������well, to say the  least Oreston sadly suffers in the  comparison.  When it comes  to doing  things  that get us  fame along   -with possible   financial    returns Creston   is  about the best boosted   spot in ths  Kootenays. but   headlines   all   too  seldom adorn paragraphs telling of  Creston's generosity in   good causes  such as the relief of stricken Japan.  All of which   ia unfortunate, because in such   a well-advertised locality in other  matters is   liable to  suffer through    its   failure    to    let  the world know   that its   activities  are not   confined   solely to*serving  selfish ends.  Very truly has it been said of  old '*There is that acafctereth and  vet increa-eeth; and there is that  witholdeth more than is meet, but  it tendeth to poverty."  With the Legislature of  British  Columbia in session, election guess  es are rife and   the   names of prospective .  candidates    aro   coming  forward from every political angle^.  On the   Conservative side,   according to word    reaching ^ here   from  Victoria, Alderman Thomas Brdns-  don's name is mentioned as a prob  able, candidate.     His light   against  the Hon. Dr. King in   the Dominion bye-election,  combined with his  popularity in {-tolling a  heavy vote  at the last city election   has,   it   is  stated   in   Victoria     Conservative  circlea^Biaced  Mr. Bronsdon   as a  contender     for    the   Conservative  party   nomination in this  district*  It is understood    that   Mr.   N.  A������  Wallinger, who  won   the iir3t bye-  election again st the government* in  this district, will not be a candidate  at the approaching general election,  there   being   an arrangement that  he shonid drop out.    If  this is true  then the most   dangerous opponent  the Liberals of   this   district   have  will be removed, for  it is admitted  on all sides that the   present member is an   astute politician.    Other  names mentioned on   the Conservative side are Dr. Rutiedge, Aider-  man;   Balment,   president   of   the  Cranbrook     Conservative    Association; Mayor Cameron and   Mr. T.  D. Caven, former member   of   the  legislature from this district:  On the government side" there is  little talk of a candidate at the  present time, but the, names of Mr.  G. J. Spreull, the solicitor; F. Ml  MaePhersbif a-nd* Mr. John Taylor  aro to the fore. The story in circulation that a "dark horse" would  be brought in from outside the district is simply election talk with  no foundation of fact: When*, the  time comes a local or district in an  will be officially placed in nomination.  In Labor circles there is a slight  stirring and there will undoubted- I  ly be a Labor man placed in the  field. In this connection the name  of Alderman James Cameron, a  prominent B. of R. T. worker atid  a genuine union rnan, has been  mentioned and is growing iu favor.  -Cranbrook Courier. .-  Almost $400 was netted for the Invermere hospital at * a bazaar given by  the Indies'- hospital auxiliary one day  last week.        Z-"- ...  The Ladies' Quilti has just presented  the Yahk school wfth 74 books as a  stait for a school ^library. A dozen  pictures have also been' donated for.  wall adornment.  At F-enticton cherry growers have  just been - paid -for the season's erop,  getting 01 cent* nett for the Binge  and Lamberts, 95* cents for Royal  Annes, and 42^ cents for Black Tartar-  ians. '���������''       . .-���������*���������*.'-���������i ������������������*-��������� ���������*,.'���������  Cranbrook and district contributed  $327for Japanese Relief. The Women's Institute got $185 of this in the  town. ���������  Penticton reports that considerable  bulklapples are being sold this year,  but these are only going to point's  jrhere finances will not permit of the  sale of the boxed product.     V  1400 men are now on the payroll of  the Trail smelter. Rossi nnd claims  that 145 men are. employed in the  mines ih that vicinity,, and all experienced miners that happen along are  assured of ;a job.  '���������?'-%  ���������    -7.1  :-.  - The- News informs that as much as  $2500 a week sometimes leaves Nakusp  for mail order bouse trade.  At Penticton, Jonathans left late on  the trees to color, at present' in the  packing houses, will not be packed  until ������ sufficiently long time has  elapsed to ind itat *-vwhether the fruit  will stand up or not.  BOAR FOR SERVICE  Registered Yorkshire, Colonel Erick-  ���������n 80501, frir      "  -----.-.-   - ���������-��������������������������� ���������>--- -'  College, $3.  son 90591, from Manitoba Agricultural  "     GEO. DA VIE, Canyon.  Un*eterwfemr  for HEMWBER m^ WWMfim^M  Before you do, come and see what we are offering in quality "goods  for MEN, WOMEN and CHILDREN.      -  STANFIELB'S heavy weight in ribbed  Shirts and Drawers, also Combinations.  PENMAN'S fleece lined in Shirts,  Drawers arid Combinations.  KING ARTHUR Brand in ribbed or  flat knit all wool goods English made.  LADIES  WATSON'S    make  in spring needle  weave in a great variety of prices and  and every one good value.  GIRLS  We also feature Watson's in all sizes-  Shirts, Drawers and Combinations.  LBOYS we recommend our VEL.VA TEX fleeced.   "We carry them in Combination  style and odd garments, also All Wool Combinations, at low prices. *  iU I IBhSb  LIMITED  -US  tniTisvft  BUTTER WRAPS  m   any quantity  at  THE  IEW  Buffalo  Herds  Grow  Beyond   Accommodation  NEWS OF KOOTENAYS  WHAT OTHER PAPERS SAY  McRae Not to Be Leader  Five pairs of pedrgreed]silver foxes  have been ordered shipped from Prince  Edward Island Ha a stmt, for Gran-  brook's new fox farm.  $5000 is bring xpent on improve-  ments to the tfjephone ayntem sit  BonnerB Ferry, which will about.  douhle its pro-sent capacity.  Penticton Htill hus the going to bod  parly habit*. This October almost '4  p������ir cent. lei������M electric light was used  than in the .same month last year.  264 box*!** of ordinary apples is the  record for a single day's pack in the  Okanagan this year, and was made at  Vernon l*Hfc week by Miss Mnttock.  At Hoiii-R points in thc Okanagan  the apples on the tret's early in No.  Timber have been so badly frost  bitten that the fruit will not be picked,  Ah a rcmilfcof a drive for funds the  ladles' auxiliary of nhe Ka������lo   honpital  At the Vancouver meeting General McRae marie the important  announcement that afc the convent-ion of the Provincial Party to be  held early in December he will not  Reek the leadership. "1 am," he  Raid, "juRt the opposite fco the  Premier. Tlii*������ \h not my job unci I  don't like it> T have only heen din-  charging what I ihoxight wan a  citizen'* ohligat*i.-������n which I could  rind no honorable  way of avoiding;* j lant week collected ftlWI to supplement  I am not a candidate for the leadership. My large contributions to  fche cause might well   subject me fco  the charge of trying: to buy mv  way into tbe premiership. 1 have  large inventmentfl in tho natural  reHonrcefl of tho province, which aro  morfl than likely to come bftfore the  l������>gi filature Por consideration ab any  timn, Thofie i feel add to my iaok  of? "qualifications tfor the work.'*  (roncral    Melfcan'H    nt atom ant    wan  tht. ordinary revenues of   that institit.  tion.  Toe Ci i i'l KM- fi-tiisttit-vy at, (iraud  Forks closer! down permanently afc the  ���������nd of October. An effort is Imlng  made to secure local farmer* to put up  fche nt-ccttunry ciipital to keep the plant  running.  A piece of heavy ghifcn clipping unexpectedly off  the shelf almost   severed  the hifilar vein of H.   K.   Ktter.   a P-mii-  | tiefcon bardwureman.  vrlm   wan   in the  : act of tAkiug (ffuvvn   miiim' otluu   goods  ' from n Mbelf.  tb������   *Jut������eriiuit������utf   iluAfitSt)  TO nearly all Canadians the  flint ttifi buffnlo. which WO  news  "that th'e buffalo, which we huvo  been accustomed to regard an nearly  extinct, have recently ao Increased  d.i to necessitate the slaughter of a  herd of 2,000 ot tho Canadian Buffalo*    *Pr.itu,    Wftlnvrljjht,    Alberta������  will  come as a very  pleasant surprise.    The more existence of thi*  surplus definitely   announces   that,  though  wo  will novcr soo  a  large  wild herd again, we yet may hopo  to see the prairies repopulated with  numbers of buffalo, and  that this  -magnificent animal. Monarch of'tha  Plains, will be always with ub.  The buffalo wore In their glpry  when tbe construction of uiu ������ir������it  American transcontinental railroad  was begun in 1B63. Herds of fifty  thousand head   wore   then   common  on tho western plains of this continent as far south as Utah and as  far north aa Hudson's Bay, and as  many as 100,000 robes wero marketed annually. So easily were these  obtained that whiskey-traders could  ErareTtRRfl   a   robe   for   one   cup of  Iquor.    In   1874   the    North-West  Mounted  Polico,   on   trek   for   the  Rockies, saw sovernl immense herds,  notably near the Swoot Grass Hills,  when  tbe   force   marched   all   day  through   a  herd   of   60,000   which  blackened the horizon. This romantic scene, no vividly contrasting the  wilderness and its denizens with tho  oncoming renroBentatlyesof civilisation, its tiuiviy m liL m~~~*j*it.~*. tur artists and poets.      __  The   work   of   destruction,   once [merely  a heraldic  bcist  .,  launched, proceeded so rapidly that | as the unicorn or the dodo.  by 1880 only vast quantities of buf-'  falo bones and skulls remained to  show that the ereat herd* had over  been. Tho mighty half-breed hunter  had fallen to collecting these skulls  and boncB for the augai refineries  nnd bone dust factories of the United  States. It Is worthy of note thnt  the first eaatbound freight run by  the Canadian Pacific Railway w������m  loaded with such relics.  Tho present encouraging atatu ot  affairs is due to the foresight of the  Canadian Government, which. In  1007, purchased a small hard of buffalo in Montana and brought it over  the border tb form the niielouo of the  0,000 head now at Walnwri������rht.    To  4<k*iU    WlkbU     UUm.^44mmj*~ti~~-     W������ %~tjfi'*"' *���������      *"���������"'���������       M4i������*  that  tho buffalo   Hujpn^hot   become  ttj������  extlact 7  vv*  /;i_-*.  /���������  THE  CRESTON  JSSTIBW  CHRISTMAS and NEW YEARS  "' '"'   ���������-'-''���������..  ;':'>'v in the  onotry  SPECIAL TR AIM from WINNIPEG  DECEMBER 11, 1923  Direct to the Ship's Side, for Sailing of the  S.S. MONTCALM, December 14  from WEST ST. JOHN. N.B. iy  Through Tourist Sleeping Cars  from EDMONTON, SASKATOON, CALGARY', MOOSE JAW,  REGINA and WINNIPEG, will be operated for the following  sailings from West St. John, N.B.:  SmSmltSontclare  To LIVERPOOL  SAILING Dec~ 7  S. S. Melitia  7o Southampton  SAILING Dec. 13  S.S.H-fontcabn]  To LIVERPOOL  SAILING Dec. 14\  S.S. Marloch  To GLASGOW  .AILING Dec. IS  Por Reservation cm Train and Sttuimhip ask any Agent.  WHEN YOU  TRAVEL  CANADIAN  Use One Service through"  oat.  F~J-  Pianoforte, Organ and  Singing' Lessons  ARTHUR COLLIS, Creston  r.O. Bum 76  CRESTON  PUBLIC    LIBRARY  BARTON AVENUE  OPEN���������Saturdays 3 to 5 p.m.  $2 Year.   3 Montis, SOc.  Merchandizing the farmers  Products  SYNOPSESOF  PRE-EMPTIONS  VsosBt, ���������asweseaTrecl.r; earves?eS -.  Crown lands may ba pre-empted by  British subjects over 18 years of aee,  anQ by aliens on declaring intention  ���������to become British ;-. subjects, coadl-  tioaaal upon residence, occupation,  ana Improvement for agricultural  purposes.  Fiill information concernlnsr regu-  latlons reeardlna pre-emptlone Is  tfven in Bulletin No. 1, Land Series,  "How to Pre-empt Land," copies of  whioh oan be obtained free of charff������  by addressing the Department of  Lands, Victoria, B.C., or to any Gov*  ernment Agent.  Records will be granted covering  only land, suitable for agricultural  purposes, and which is not timber-  land, i.e., carrying* over 5.000 beard  feet per acre west of the Coast Range  and 8,000 feet per acre east of that  Xtanire.  Applications for pre-emptions are  to be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, In which the land applied for  ils situated, and are made on printed  <forms,_ copies of which can bo ob-  jtalned from the Land Commissioner.  I JPiw-emptiono must be occupied for  ifiva yearn and improvements made  |to value of $10 per acre. Including  oloaring and cultivating at least nv*  aorss, before a Crown Grant can be  received. '..->���������  ���������Vw more detailed information soa  the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt  Land."  PURCHASE  ! Applications aro received for pur-  ohase of vacant and unreserved  'drown lands, not being tlmberland,  'for agricultural purposes; minimum  ipvloe of ttrat-olaaa (arable) land is ?G  {>er aora, and second-class <gra*&lng>  find fS.ftO per acre. Further lnfor-  imatlon regarding purchase or lease  of Crown lands Is given In Bulletin  'No. 10, Land Beiriea, "Purchase and  ; Lease of Crown Lands."  Mill, factory, or industrial sites on  timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,  may bo purchased or leased, the conditions including payment -i  stumpage.  MOME&DTE LEAOE-C  Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 20  acres, may bo leased as'.hotncsHca,  conditional upon a dwelling being  ereotod in the first year, title being  obtainable after retildcnce nnd Improvement oondltlonM are fulfilled  and land has been surveyed.  LEASES  For graslng and   Industrial     pur-  i-~>~~.-~0-j uraiui uot ~ux~;i(.ts~ll~if������ &&Q uentsu  may be leased by one person or ������  company.  'grazing  Under the Graslng Act the Prov-  lnc������ Is divided Into grasinaf district*  and thc range ndmlnlatered under n  araeirur ComamiBBioner. - Annual  graslng permits are Issued baaed on  numbers ranged, priority being given  to "established owrnera.  Stock-owner*  4U~~~iL# +*J4,-t~4- ���������*^*^*4'<iW-H-k*-W*iU*l*^ -M.-M* -s   **���������.--*#  *������������������  marvtttf������mcnt. Free, or partially free,  p-wmll*   are  available    (or     Rettl***.  oampera and travellere, up to tan  Head.  Editor "Review:  Sm,���������The fruitgrowers in British  Columbia acquitted themselves quite  creditably last spring in organizing  under a five years' contract **s adrc -  cated by Mi*. Sapiro; but this was as  -much as they were able* to accomplish  for the fit-Kt season.  The other part of Mr. Sapir������������*s instructions���������the .merchandising of our  pr������Kluct���������������we have been utterly unable  to fuuBiply. with, for the gcnul and  sufficient Yew-son of the peculiar  'orj-ranizMllftri 7 existing amongst the.  wholesale fruit industry in British  Oolninbia. in the three prairie provinces    .  This wholesale fruit inditstrv is  "divided intotwo factions���������the so called  Nash houses and the independent  houses, each with a set of lu-okeiage  houses* established at all the principal  dtatfibutirR centers:such as Vancouver. Winnipeg, Calgary, Re#in* and  others. *..  These brokerage houses are legally  incorporated and operate in* compliance with om* laws; hut practically  they are only t^eh'red servants of the  well organised vrboli sale industry.  To elimfnal ** the*e hi-dicei-age* tioiiK<*8  for the first reason's operation by our  Associated Growers and ^The * Berry  Growers <?!������-��������� >pevative Union wag  considered lit*yon<l our ability to  accomplish dtirin*g the Hhort time til'  the season opened; hence arrangements w+>re made to make use of them  foi* this .ffrtt's nop, which s arrange-  mer.tfl in pvarticre leally amounted to  this: That we have agreed with the  wholesalers 1 hat they "hall aet as our  agents t-o sell our products to then.*  ������elve*������.  This you will ul! ndmit is not sound  n ������r Nime inei-fhandrBlng, but. dHmor-H'*  i'.ing nietchandiwinfjr. a'ffeoting both  th ���������' pr ifltict'ts and distributors, as well  a* the cons ume. rs.       ., I  We imint not only -establish onr ov tx  inerehandiHing department at all the  principHt distriliuting centres for our  p.-odiKitK. but in so doing we must also  realize the fact tliat tlie prevailing  svHtetri of distributing our nianufaet-  tired pi'odiu't iH enormously wasteful,  and this wastefulness is beyond the  wholesalers or distributors to control  or cos-wit, but must .be  regulated and  controlled by us. as the manufacturers  or producers of these commodities.  If you have travelled, Mr. Producer,  it could not have escaped your observation that in all wholesale fruit  distributing centrea there arc from  three to fo iir times-as many wholesale  fruit ho_uses"as would be necessary for  effective and economic distribution.  *.-��������� Alt these, houses are reinforced by  staff of travelling agents crossing an d  re tracking - one another over the  territory until *tbey hare become  obnosious to the busy retailers.  All of these"men have not only  legal, but a nioral right, to deriv������.  a living support from their trade or  occupation for themselves and family  which must be borne by tlie pioducer  and the consumers only.  As manufacturers of these commodities, we are tne- only logical medium  that can step in and demand a more  economical regulation of this misused  opportunity in distribution, by centralizing our support on one or more of  the most reliable and "best ������Kju5pped  houses at the various distributing  centres, and' which will agree to  stabilize the cost of distribution on a  basis of economic-merchandising.  If wce-iH double, triple or quadraaple  the -wholesale business of a house by  eliminating support of auperfious  houses, the cost of wholesale distribution would at least be halved, all of  which would benefit the producers and  thc consumer.  But   we   cannot    be   contented   by  depriving so many of these   wholesale  houses and < their dependents  of Lheir  trade or livelihood without  an honest  effort to place them in cither remunerative occupations   congenial - to  their  training and in   this   I   am   satisfied  that most anv local fruit and product--  organization would  be -well advised to  avail themselves of skilled employees  for scientific preparation and handling  of their ptoducts in the best possible  way for* effective  merchandising,   as  well as a source of supply  for trained  assistance in  establishing ourselves at  all important distributing centrers.  Our greatest tajjlt' ia effective" and  economic finance, all of -which- is a  problem of scientific hanking based  upou assets of t������tabilized commodities.  Our bankers are now financing the  fruit industrv on -demoralizing nier-  chandizing. as the fruit growers and 1  the-distributors aremow tuimercifully  underniining. tike linancial sta bilit-y tit  one another. Oil-J   Wt������BN;  MAS.J. A. P. CROEVtPTOfi  "Tat Class Honors I.S.M.     ^  PIANO LESSONS  Advanced Pupils only  J-A. P. CROMPTON  Singing Lessona. Piano Tuning.  Loyal Orargge Loilge, No. 2095  Meet������7THIBDTHXJ|^I>Ay of  each month at Mercantile  Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  ERIC OLSON,W.M.  P. BURNS & CO., Ltd.  MEAT MERCHANTS  -. ���������       - -   *    .t ��������� '���������*..*  TRY OUR  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  An economical dish, easy to serve.  Shamrock Brand HAM, BACON and LARD  GLENDALE CREAMERY BUTTER  Government graded, highest quality.  FRESH and CURED FISH  all varieties.       *     .  Choicest BEEF, PORK, MUTTON, VEAL, LAMB  "      BURNS' IDEAL POULTRY FOOD  increases egg prod action and produces better poultry.    Buy the best.  In the Okanagan the Northern Spy  apples are .developing' ���������*bttter pit"-or  "spot "ah-eady*, and these*" are only  being packed for iuinu-diate sale.  At a two day bee 7last week, the  cemented roekpile pyrauiid that Will  be the out������ta.nding'-sxeattire*-; o'f Greenwood distiict's- isoiciiers^ t.tionnment  waa eompleted. All that is now  'required is the bronze plate showing  the mimes of the fallen.  " *    *   XL. ?-n >  At Penticton where,-due to having  to meet the hank advance fir^t of all,  growers have as yet'received no-money  for th*-ir fruit, an effort ia being made  to have the council accept the growers  notes in payment of taxes.  A couple of Indian maids were  P'onnnent rlgui*es in a trio of prisoners  taken from Oranbroi������k to Nelsoh jail  one day last-week. They had been  guilty of using inputting language iu  telling .. agent Heh;n������ln& ''what they  thought of things in general.  Shoe and   Harness  Repairing  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Store tn  connection  JtgO lggs������ jwUMMf   togm tgg OO gO gg  MM MSmEtim _U~~~W~~~~\ JVlfe ~~\w\~~~~\ tifVk. BBS  trnwlWm' mm fiM wmrmmf  ftf^ffW eff*'^iT*wff'wHr ^Blffr���������^ *** *^ *St  Shoe and Hatnema Repairing  \  Now to tho  Timo to  BF^~S*~~m~~~~t$      B B~~~~~~~m_v  WW  This time of year moat  everyone has "som-e repair  work to be done on their  buildings.  We have got just the  Lumber that you need, to  repair your buildings', or  to build new onea.  Also we have several.  buildingings for naHe and  Cull Lumber at fche right  price. , v  Canyon City Lumber  Company IfiL  dsii���������>  Farmers should realise the  desirability of depositing  their Sale Notes with a hsmfa.  for safe keeping a������ well as  for collection when due. We  invite farmers to utilise tbis  Bank's services.  IMPERIAL  BANK  CW. A1XAN,  4&S* CAMAUtA  CRESTON BRANCH,  b&V*. ~S!S  We will cash your Victory Loan  Coupons or place them to your credit  in bur Savings Bank where they wiB  draw interest at 3% per annum. ���������������  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMOE-RQE  PAID-UP CAPITAL       -        ���������        *l 5.000.00*  RESERVE FUND - - $15,000,009  CRESTON BRANCH, C ft. Bawet^ Maaacur.  J3_ ^_Q)"J ^sLflS*'  and  Hot Water  Heating  Sheet Metal Work.    A good stock of Pipe  and Pipe Fitting1) on hand.  E***c v \r.  *Br���������'*M"^c ir^p* -^ "v j1" tk. v a  *fiw t        ^""\  ������W. K iC \^J^JVljA.l^fl~���������v^r������Si011.  1 ffl flj |f Jfcl B*SE .    L>i m-SjS w   ffl ilS.B    WBSij'LB   ^f HffS Bi 1Bj^%  Sleigba and Cotters.      T<mn*i Sleighs  Single and Double Harness and Supplies  Several Seta   of Second-Hand  Harness  Coal and Wood For Sale.  J^^^^S mm tll^^B ttU  ~P^m.S~.S'~\'& li������.ttw>  ~\\~W~f~wm~tf*B&JH~~ WiU  Sirdar Ave- fl-.^W**!***!^,*^^',******^^  ���������e.^~x>t~Wi..~i a~~itt~-������~i~j#������L^z'--i~*~&iZt  ^IulUltlMV''4>W*Hy3������lV4uUWt<������mMMUUUtP  TEE   BEVIEW,    CRESTON,   B.    0.  WHEN YOUR  *r ij rs r~ a tt  innufti  ������o   ounc  It may "be only  slight cold now���������  just a tickling in  lhe throat.  But little colds  soon grow large and  dangerous. Often  they become chronic,  develop catarrh and  end in consumption.  C a t a r rhozone Is  the remedy. It draws  <������    *^m/ inflammation      and  soreness out of the throat. Relieves  the cough, cuts out the phlegm, makes  breathing easy, kills any germs lodged in the mucous lining of the throat  or lungs.  By using CATARRHOZONE INHALER now and again you keep  the passages free from germs, ancl  thereby prevent poughs and colds.  Get the Dollar outfit, it lasts iwo  months; small size, 50c; sold by  druggists. Refuse a substitute for  Catarrhozone. By mail from The  Catarrhozone Co.,  Montreal.  __ BY ���������  ELINOR MARSDEN ELIOT  Author of "My Canada," and Other  Stories  Published  by Special  Arrangement  witb  the Author  Rupert cried it was because he had  the best of reasons, and the cause  once removed he was himself again.  Our baby girl we called Nicolas, after  Mother. I have never heard the name  used for a girl outside of Mother's  family, but there it is fairly common  as far back as we can trace. I like  to think that our family tree once sheltered a survivor of the Armada.  Nicolas was not the least bit like Ru;  pert. She was alway quite healthy*  but she was the tiniest, daintiest little  mite, all sunshine and energy and mischief. And she was quite capable of  crying for no apparent material reason. ���������,' It used to frighten me until I  discovered that she was merely lonesome���������pick her up and she would cuddle her nose into one's neck and  chuckle contentedly, with the big  tears still wet on her cheeks. Strangers were always attracted to Rupert���������  and he loved the spotlight, the young  scamp���������but Nicolas was inclined to be  shy, she seemed as a baby to demand  more of me than Rupert did.  Some people used to say that I played with the babies as if they were  dolls and I a child. But that was by  no means true. I had my times of.  wearying anxiety. In the first place,  I knew practically nothing about the  care of children, had they not been  sturdy little folk, and I blessed with  what the older novelists call "rude  health," I do not know what I should  have done. Grandpa and Grandma  Robeutson were as good as a-^whole  staff of nursemaids, but they were old-  fashioned in their ways and though  Grandma was an angel I could not always agree with her ideas. But I  did my best, and if I sometimes cried  myself to sleep out of sheer loneliness  and fear no one ever knew it���������unless  perhaps Nicolas did, she had an uncanny way of looking at me seriously  for a moment and then "loving" nie  vigorously and stickily. "We do not  know much of what goes on in their  Hard, Large and Scaled Over.  Itched and Burned.  " My trouble begairwith a breaking-  out of pimples on my face which,  soon spread up into thy hair. Some  of the pimples were hard and large  and scaled over. They caused much,  itching and burning, and my face  was sore and red.  "I began using Cuticura Soap and  Ointment and' in two weeks I could  see aa improvement. I continued  using them and in six weeks was  completely healed.' * (Signed) Miss  Flora Noteboom,, Box 52, Fair-view,  Mont., Feb. 7, 1922.  Cuticura Soap, Ointment and Talcum are all you need for all toilet  uses. Bathe with Soap, soothe with  Ointment, dust with Talcum.  GtmplaEach FTc*i>yU*iill. Address: "I.yin*ni,"fctjc-  lt������a. 3*4= St. Pa-ol BtT7 W��������� Montseal." Sold every.  where. Soap25c. Ointment25 nnd SOc. Talcum25c.  Cuticura Soap shaves -without mug*.  Saskatoon, while Edith, who had been  my churn, in the old days, was nursing  in France. Mr. Campbell,' at an age  when most well-to-do farmers think of  retiring, was running the big farm  himself, with such assistance as could  be given him by two returned men  who had worked for him before they  enlisted and ,who were only fit for  what they called light duty. They  certainly did not earn their wages,  but Cousin Margaret used .to asy,  "Wheat is a good price, and it is all we  can do to help."  (To be continued).  Women!  Dye Faded  Things  New   Again  Edison's Brain Worth  Fifteen  Billion  Dollars  CHAPTER FOUR  I worked until the first of December  and then sent in my resignation. The  twins, bless .them, were born in May.  Murray had been slightly wounded  at St. Julien, and so I had the unspeakable relief of knowing that he  was safe in England when my babies  came. I think it was really harder  for him than for me. I had them,  and he had only the anxiety about me,  and what he called a pardonable desire to see his famil3r.  "'This world is much too big," he  wrote once. "There's a Cockney in  the next bed who is going down to see  'the missus and the little nippers' as  soon as he can get about on crutches.  And here I am, tied up for the duration. I wonder if 'Canada leave' will  ever be invented?"  If he was  somewhat  staggered  by  the knowledge that he was the father  of  an unknown  son and daughter ..no  one ever knew it.      I, had been just a  trifle afraid that he would  not he- as  glad   as  I  was,  but  his  letters, would  have   reassured   St.   Thomas   himself.  His. only  worry  seemed  to be that  I  had too heavy a responsibility to bear  alone, so I  wrote him an irupressiATe,  and more or less true, essay on a woman's  duty  to   her  country,   with   the _  result that. I apparently convinced him.  of my ability to  without    him  front, and not merely living in safety  because of their sacrifice.  Six weeks after my first message  came I received a second one. Murray was a prisoner. To know that he  was alive was something, but we  heard, such awful stories . . . .  Murray says I must forget such things.  A few days later there came a card  from Murray himself, and then a letter. He had been ill, he said, but  was growing stronger, and was very  comfortable. I knew, of course, that  the prisoners' Setters were very strict  ly censored, but how I craved news of  little minds, perhaps they sense more.-the things I so much wished to know?  than we think.  In some ways I was more fortunate  than many soldiers' wives. Murray's  assigned pay and my separation allowance together were less than I had  been earning for myself, but for the  first year the Company gave Murray  half-pay and so I managed nicely.  After that I was a bit short for two or  three months, and when Murray got  his sergeant's stripes I breathed more j  easily. I had drawn on Mother's  Rainy Day Fund when the babies  came, but I had a feeling that it must  not be touched except in an emergency.  Of course I was often told of women much better, off than I who got  money from the Patriotic Fund, but I  felt that if I asked for help while I  could make both, ends meet I was tak-1  ing "money from women whose need  was perhaps greater than  mine.  When the twins were a year old I  thought seriously of going 'back to  work. But one night, while I was  : still undecided, Rupert was feverish  and fretful and the next morning I had  two cases of measles on my hands. So  I concluded that my vocation was to  bring up two children as Well as possible, and I put the temptation away  from me for all time.      A *few weeks  F5r two years and a half I lived on  those letters, torturing myself as I  tried to read between the lines, wondering if the writing were as steady  as it should be, or if it showed physical weakness and nervous strain.  The letters were always the same���������he  was feeling fine, the Red Cross boxes  were coming regularly, I must take  care of myself and the twins and not  worry about him. "I'll make lt up to  you some day," he "wrote more than  once. With variations on this theme  I had to content inyself, and it was  scanty fare for a hungry heart. There  Influence of Ideas on World Cannot be  Calculated  There is one human brain that has  a hard cash market value today, in the  business and industrial world, of $15,-  000,000,000. Billions is correct, not  millions. That is within 20 per cent.  of equaling the value of all the gold  dug from the mines of the earth since  America was discovered.  The brain ts that of Thomas Alva  Edison, who many a time has said  to his cronies, "Well, if worse comes  to worst, I've got a good trade. I  can always make $75 a month as a  telegraph operator and I can live  comfortably on that."  The $15,000,000,000 represents the  present investment in America alone  in industries which are entirely based  on the inventions of Edison or which  have been materially stimulated by his  inventions. Several of the country's  largest industries are included.  All in all, Edison has taken out more  patent's than any other individual. In  "Edison. His Life and Inventions,"  by Frank *Lv Dyer and Thomas C. Martin, a list of more .than a thousand  patents, complete to 1909, covers  twenty-seven pages, aside from 1,239  foreign patents. By 1917, the total  had passed the 1,500 mark even  though in late years Edison devoted  himself chiefly to perfecting his work.  Henry Ford was recently estimated  to be worth $2,000,000,000, if his income from manufacturing were  capi  Dye    or    Tint    any    Worn,  Garment or Drapery  * Shabby .y  Each 15-cent package of-"Diamond  Dyes" contains directions so. simple  that any woman can dye or tint any  old, worn, faded thing new, even if  she has neA'-er dyed before. Choose  any color at drug store.  Origin Of Many Sea Terms  Admiral   Comes    From   Arabic   Word  Meaning "Lord of the Sea"  The origin of many sea terms is unknown to most people*-^ For instance,  take the word' admiral. Many of us  think of it as a purely English word.  Its origin, however, is "Emir of Bagh," '  Arabic for "Lord of the Sea."    .  "Captain" comes direct from the  Latin "caput," a head; while "mate"  Is derived from the Icelandic "niati,"  which means a companion, or equal.  At first the coxswain was the man  who pulled the after-oar of the captain's boat, then known as a cock-boat.  "Cock-boat" is a Corruption of coracle,  a small round boat \ised for fishing.  Commodore is from the Italian '"coni-  menratore," or commander, and naval  cadet was originalljl the French  "capdet," which has the same origin  as captain. .    '  We often hear "Davy Jones" mentioned, but there never was such a  person. The original term was  "Duffy Jones' locker.5"' Duffy is the  West Indian term for spirit pr ghost.-*  Tit-Bits.  were    days    when    everything I ate _  seemed to choke me, as I wondered if [ talized   at  5   per  cent,  interest,   Edi  .Murray were, hungry and perhaps ill. ���������  But I did try to be brave, and to keep ]  son's    personal    fortune is not in the  myself strong for whatever the future t Ford class.    .But   the   business    com-  ���������pet along beautifully , J^1"?*6  this   Mrs   Robertson's Martha**-  \.nd    ater    that     of' by-the-day  had been married, and so  courso,   it   took   another   sixteen-page \ } aTs*fd Grandma if she would let me  hitter  to   assure   him   that   I   did   not    ie,P her Wlth l,he housekeeping in return lor a part    of    my    rent.      She  agreed, and the new arrangement was  eminently satisfactory���������except that I  did not dare to tell  Murray about it.  I did most of the heavy work, it was  only what I hoped to do in a home of  love the twins best. -I  As i'or me, I was happier thau 3 had |  heen since Mother's death. Even*  Mrs. Stevenson admitted mournfully |  that I "rook it. vt.-ry well." People I  si-t'ini'd to think that the twins were j  t* ith cr a calamity or a joke! 1  And th'-y were such darlings.      Ru  \,t vt was   the    darker,    a     handsome,!    *1- Vs .    ���������   , , -, , ,  placid little chap who would have sat-' ,he H������use ������������ain-   she would say, and. I  ished even a "B;ihy    Column"    editor.  He always arc* and weighed just what  hr- should, and    all    liis    teeth    came  strictJv    aronrdins;.    10    schedule.       ll'  my   own   some   day,   while   Grandma  went,  around with a perpetual  smile.  - "It is just like having a daughter in  munity has found Edison eight times  as valuable as Ford���������and backed the  opinion with cash investments.  might brijLg.  After the twins were a year old I  went out as much as possible. Every  day, unless*it was very cold or very  wet, we had our walk-      Rupert used  to    take   croup    once in a while, but       Miimesota   conBists  there was never anything wrong with  Nicolas.       They  learned   to  walk   at j Plateau   trom   600   to  about the same time, and to see them j the sea.  comforting each other after a tumble |   was the sweetest thing. But, true  to tradition, Nicolas talked first and  very plainly, for a long while Rupert  was merely her echo.  When they were two years old, and  again the next summer, I took them  with nie to Manitou, where a cousin  of Mother's lived. There for a month  they were in Paradise. Cousin Margaret and her husband did their best  to spoil them, and they simply ran the  farm. Mr. Campbell was never too  busy to take them tb see "the cow  babies," and it is a wonder to me that  all the poultry did not die of indigestion, for Nicolas Insisted upon having  chiefly  900   feet  of    a  above  No Consolation  The Optimist.���������Behind the darkest  cloud the sun is shining.  The Pessimist.���������That may be very  comforting, bui. it won't keep a fellow dry when he has been caught  out in the rain without an umbrella.���������  Philadelphia Record.  Specifying the Time  Burglar   (to  lawyer  after   being .acquitted).���������Thank you very  much,  sir.  I will drop in and see you soon.  Lawyer.���������Very    good,    but    in    the  daytime, please.���������London Answers.  .      . something to feed to them every time  felt   beautifully  independent,   for  the | she went near them.      Rupert tanned  liltiwiij-U&J-bC  SO WEAK GOULD  HARDLYJTAND  Tells How Lydia E.Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound  Restored Her Health  Robertsons had never allowed  me to ���������  pay them what I knew my comfortable  homo was worth.  River Desert,Que.��������� -' * 3 used to have a  reverrt pain tn my ;-'.ido, J would bo unable to walk fast. -nnd could not Htand  for any length of time to do my ironing  or wiwhinK, but I would have to He  down to Ret relief from the pain. f.  hnd thia for about two years, then a  friend told mn to try Lydia V). IJink-  hi.im'a Vcg������ table Compound an she had  had pootl results. I crorlninly got good  rr'sohf' from .'., 1<>o, :\h tiie hiRt time .  had a Bore aide wa.s la������������t May .and I have  not had tt 8in.ee, I am alfio glad oF  having good* rum-wing; for my baby, and  I think it is your rhodtcino that helped  iw in thin way."'-Mrs. L. V. Budge,  tii.'f-V Desert,  Qtsfiurr:,  El" you aro MUlf-oring fmm the tortures  ���������r.f n din placement, irreRularitieH, back-  su'lie, horir!rich''���������:*, norvnu-T.'1*���������, nr as pain  "Jn ;!*,. ;**i-;.,c -/',**���������; ':^.r-.-���������?<* V-*** nn ���������"it**" in  Irving Lydia K. J'inkham'.s Vegetable  * 'urnpound.  I.Vdin    Fi. rinkhnm'*   Private  Text-  I took \i\it~-\ " AUmentH IW-uiiar to Women ' 'will he font yen If roe upon r<i<mp..\,  Writo for it to the Lydia W. Pinkham s am  Medicine f���������*>���������. <r!ehourj������, Ontario.     This c ,*M-<,    win-in  hook Krnntaimi valuable information that ������������������ n,,.' .elderly  every woman should know/.  a  CHAPTER FIVE  "Murray went back to the front in  August ot! 1915. And the next April  honwa-s reported missing.  How I should have lived through the  next few weeks, had it not been Cor  rny babies, I do not know, they took  so much of my time and attention and  I had to keep strong i'or- them. And  I wnrt not alone in my anxiety, for it  s<*>Pinod as il! everyone I knew had suf-  tVi-ed too. The Robertsons had lost  two srandsona at Vimy, three ot the  boy.-*, of my old circle had been killed  sinro 1I10 Now Year and Another one  blind<-**rl. Mnudb-'H young broUver had  lost a log. and Mi*h. Stevenson's son  v.-.l.-i ;i 3,d:*-,onoi*. Tho woman next  door lind throe Bona in Fntnco, and  one ol' ihi'-qi was reported wounded  .-ind riiirtrtiiig at tho same time uh Murray.  It ;il\r,iys nuila-.q me angry to hoar  people liillr an il' Canadian women had  nothing to be:ir during the war, Of  four.-*-- wo were in no phy-sl-ml danger,  ���������iml if lood was dear 11. waa ut least  pb-ntli'til, wo did not have to |iut grow-  ;���������������*<������ eMiiircn on ration!*. IPil; puroly  it. vas not a Utile trial Ihat wo were  >*o f;ii* I'rom onr men. Ono would  wait tor the pofiinntii each morning,  half* Mick will) fear. If a let I or name,  -ill looked biit'hf I'or n iv������w rnlntMe<**t.  'lion would eoui-e the realization Hint  ihe nov.'M \v:o' three weeleK old, and  ''od alone knew what might have liap-  pvj-j<".! In 3 In* iJiterval. The rhigll.sh  ���������'. ������������������'.*��������� ;. ;. "���������' ' !o h no 1, v. !,*> ���������_, I hey v:i*ii*  on le;>'<<\ and eould vlult them when  ilu-;.* v-'ie lu hospital. Atid thoro1  w:iy. mo roueii aetiinl war*work thoy  ctiaUi ii'i, v.'ork that ritual. ha.v������: leio-iien-  ed tin* kit a In aa nothing opt*- muld do.  ior l ho ale nippi, woll, I hav*" '������  feeling jrt tny hoar I for  Londoner   who  welcomed  a beautiful pale c.offee color, and I  used to wonder if I should ever get  his knees white again^ And Nicolas  got her little nose sunburned until it  peeled, for she was very fair and she  could never be persuaded to wear a  bonnet. After a vain effort to keep  them tidy tn their city clothes I put  them both into blue jeans, to their  complete happiness and my own relief.  Out on the-quiet .farm, with Cousin  Margaret to mother'me, I was happier  myself. The war that one could never forget in the city seemed far away  and like a dream, and sometimes I  was almost able to convince myself  that Murray was as safe'and well as  he professed to bo. I learned to  make butter and bread ,and even to  milk.- And Cousin Margaret and I  talked and talked. Sho was ono person who never for a moment thought  mo foollHh for marrying Murray before he went away, and sho shared  my -firm belief that the twin a wero  worth all thoy hadepst mo. She had  three children, all away from. home.  John, tho only son, who was lame from  an accident, waa married and living  on a farm not far Trom tho old homo.  Madge too was -married and living in  EASTERN  CANADA  TICKETS TO  PACIFIC  COAST  ON   SALE   DAILY    TO  SEPTEMBER 30th, 1923  A Choice of THREE FINE TRAINS DAILY, including  THE FAST DE LUXE TRANS CANADA LIMITED  ALWAYS TRAVEL  v^xtLI^xaJLt JLjclLiN    JL xtL\^JLJ7 ivy  ~~~~sa  "1.  \  Ibe ruhlH hecaiiae, nn ho exphtlineil it,  Ihey fti-ido him feel lift If ho were  Hlianni*;  tie* flanker ol  Hi* xut.n at tb-u  TRADE   MARK  ��������� t-:���������:���������}.���������"!'.*���������{.: -  RE-GI&TERG&  73 if.  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"Insulin," lie says, "simply supplies  something which helps the sugar in  the. system-to be assimilated and the  patient can keep on taking it but  the new comftmnd supples fresh material which positively builds up new  cells and nature throws off the diseased cells as soon as -there are sufficient new ones to replace them, thus  completing the cure."  A Medical Companion  To Women Folks  A Healthy System Is Assured Because  Regularity is Established  DR.  HAMILTON'S PILLS  ) They   Bring   the   Stomach,   Liver  and  Bowels   Into   Fine   Working  Order  Nowadays, Dr. Hamilton's Pills are  considered indispensable to every  lady's boudoir. They positively remove constipation, and in consequence  prevent headache. Best of -all, women who use Dr. .Hamilton's Pills can  tfoa-st of their fine complexion, and  certainly do enjoy good spirits and  buoyant health. Bilious fits and poor  color quickly give way to rosy cheeks  and buoyant good health. Sold everywhere in 25c boxes.  Gigantic   Economic  Lesson  Home Not Complete  Without Nerviline  The schooner Review, which sailed  from Halifax in Junc(with a cargo oi"  lumber, has been given up as lost with  all hands.  Lord Birkenhead received so many  Invitations in Canada to deliver addresses that he cancelled his pleasure  tour to Hot Springs.  The death is announced of Stephen  Dragoumis, former premier of -Greece.  M. Dragoumis was head of the Greek  cabinet in 1910.  After an investigation, thc British  Columbia Game JJoard expresses the  belief that there is a leakage of nt  least 560,000 a year in provincial fur  royalties.  A large meeting of Kent farmers at  Canterbury, "England, passed a resolution requesting the government to consider the question of taxing foreign  barley with a vicav to assisting British  agriculture.  A Canadian company has been negotiating for the Empire Theatre site in  "Leicester Square, London, which, it is  stated, sold for ������270,000 a few years  ago, but the purchase has not yet been  completed. _ -.-...  Saskatchewan Liquor Commission,  in a statement issued Sept. IS, reported the seizure of 57,293 gallons  of beer, 973 gallonst of hard liquors,  and 1,272 gallons of wine since January.  The Ontario Government ��������� will get  slightly over $200,000 succession  duties from the estate of the late Sir  John Ilendrie, former lieutenant-governor and president of the Bank of Hamilton, In addition il; cosl: $2,02"3 for  law stamps .for the will.  The cost of living In .England on  September 1 was 73 per cent, above  tho pre-war figure and 2 per cent,  higher than on August 1 ot" this year,  according to figures published in tho  Ministry of ."Labor Gazette.  When youi- .sloiriacli is ba<33y upset,  when yon arc belching: gas and suffering  from nausea, the quickest relief will come  from 20 drops of Nerviline. Talce it tn  sweetened water and you get aa immediate result. Nerviline has beeii used lor  nearly half a century and is cqftisidered  a necessity in most houses, because of its  usefulness in preventing' many small ills  that co-iKtanlly arise. Sold everywhere  iu 35 cent boLtlcs.  Volunteers For Harvest Help  Nearly 150 men students from the  two normal schools, in Calgary volunteered for work in rue harvest fields of  Alberta.^and were granted leave for a  month from their studies, for that pur-  ���������pose.  UNREFRESHING SLEEP  Economic   Reactions   From   War   and  Other    Disasters     Effect    All  Countries  London's market view of the incalculable Japanese disaster is that its  economic reactions must be serious  and adversely affect practically all  countries.    " ���������  It cannot but be so. The world  has been learning something along  this line from the Great War, and it  33 still sweating in that hard school.  No further back than the San Fran-:  clsco earthquake and fire of 1906 the)  market-places were little disposed to  consider the great destruction of property and absolute loss and setback in  the human struggle for material well- ���������  being. They saw in it rather a new ;  stimulus to productive effort and  quickened employment of labor and  growth in -"prosperity. They noted  the great outpour of ready insurance  money and forgot that it was all being  withdrawn from production elsewhere  and otherwise.  We shall not hear much talk of  this kind about the great Japanese affliction of dispute of its bearing as a  world affliction. The war is beating  another story into the thick human  head. Either capital or labor or both  together cannot be destroyed on a  large scale without serious and far-  flung economic injury.. It is an absolute loss to the world without any ma-  Wealth Jn King Tut's Tomb  Discovery is Said to Be Worth a  Thousand Million Pounds  The discovery of King Tutankhamen's tomb is worth a thousand million pounds to the Government of  Egypt on account of the finds made  there, said Rev. S. B. Hohold, of Haifa,  Palestine, in the course of an interview at Ottawa.  Rev. M. Rohold said that if the  ���������Egyptian Government decided to sell  he would himself undertake to raise  the money to purchase at that price.  Rev. Mr. Rehold, who is a converted  Jew, was invited to Canada some  years ago by the Presbyterian  Church of Canada to organize and  take charge of the Presbyterian missions to the jews, and for 15 years  w^as in that work.  He built the Christian synagogue in  Toronto and also organized the work  in Montreal and Winnipeg. For the  last four years, he has lived in Palestine, laboring under the British. Society for the Propagation of the Gospel among the Jews.  f Asked as to the much discussed  Balfour declaration as to Palestine  being made the national home of the  Jews, Mr. Heboid said there was no  alternative. He declared' the Jews  were doing wonderful work in Palestine, even providing free education  to Arab children, much to the disgust  of the effendis, or chiefs, who seem to  see in the progress of education the  destruction of cheap labor.  lf You Are Tired Out When You Arise  In the  Morning Read This -  The woman who is tired out, who  aches all over when she arises ia the  morning, who feels depressed most of  the time, needs just the help that Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills can give her���������new  blood arid strong nerves.  The   number  of   disorders   that  are j terial    compensations    whatever.      It  caused  by thin blood is amazing and j hag   to  fee made  HER BABY  SUFFERED WITH  SUMMER  COMPLAINT  iYJc^TTL-w^  RICH IN  VITAMINES  MAOEL IN CANADA  The  importance oi  Vita-mines in food is  being  recognized at  the  present time  to a.  greater extent than ever  before.   It has ieen conclusively demonstrated  that yeast is rich in this  all important element.  Many  people have received  great   benefit  physically simply by taking  one������ two  or three  Royal Yeast Cakes a day.  Send name and address  for free copy "Royal Yea.at  Calces for Better Health  E. W. G1LLETT COMPANY LIMITED  TORONTO. CANADA  W1NNU-EO  MONTREAL  MRS.  ALBERT   BLUNT  most women are ca reless about "the  condition of: their blood. Quickly the  nerves are affected and the patient becomes irritable, worries over trifles,  does not sleep as well as Conner]y and  is not .refreshed by rest. There may  be stomach trouble and headache.  Tins is a condition that calls for Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills.  Give Dr. Williams' Pink Pills a fair  trial find the first sign of new liCe will  bo noltced in* your appetite. You will  be hungry by meal time. As*thc  blood becomes enriched it feeds and  soothes the irritated nerves, sleep be-  .compa sounder and moro refreshing,  your worries become Jess, your work  lighter. These are some of the things  that these Ionic pilLs do. Try them  I'or any trouble caused by thin blood.  You can get .these pills from any  medicine dealer or by mail at 50 cents  a box from The Dr. "Williams* Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  Canada Leads In Wheat  KIDKEY^TBOUBLE 2  "The Hld-tie-jam aro  the   Blood   Filter)* ���������  When Th.By Weaken luid. Stop Vv,  The Syatem Booo-moit Overloaded  With TJrlo Acid.  Toronto,   Out.--"I  can  highly  recommend I>r, Plerce'.s. Anuric (anti-uric-ncid)  Tablets to nil. those wh������> fill (Ter hi any  way with tit elf "kidneys or bladder.  Atturie ds by Car the best medicine of the  kind T have ever Inteii. BTy kidney*  were"* congested nnd inflamed, my back  nclied t-tomeUriiig awful, niy bladder waa  wtak and I suffered from a scalding: aud  I>urnlup( sensation. I was almost down  jaml out���������-but, thanks to Doctor Pierce'a  Ai'tuuc (.kidney; TwhlcSs 1 do tiot .-.usi/cr  any more. Those who suffer as t did will  Mind Dr. Piejce'.H Anuric Tablet* just the  medicine they need,"*��������� Mrs. Albert Blunt,  fit Ulevinn Place.  AsIc your nearest dmp*ffi������t for Anuric,  lit tablet form, or Mend 30 cents* to Doctor  Pierce's   Laboratory  In ItrldK-eburg, Ont.,  ifur trial package, Wi ite Dr. Pie tee, "P-teht.  InvnlldH Hotel, liufl'ulo, N-.ifc'*.,, for free  medical advi.ee.  Canada Provides 40 Per Cent, of  World's Wheat Exports  According to the "London Morning  I-'oh1 : "The leading feature of thc cereal year ending August 31 was undoubted ly thc assumption by Canada  or primacy,among the wheat exporting  count r.i os. Canada provided -10 per  cent, of the world's wheat exports,  compared with 2<5 by the "United  States, whereas in the preceding year  the proportions were 2G and 34 respectively/'' The PohI. goes on to say that  Canadian wheat ia cheap in i"iUo lo its  quality. British buyers have recently preferred Argentine to American  wheat, due to America shipping winter  wheat :inalead ot! :?prtng wheat, which  fur*I speaks for itself.  to be made up. fully before the  world can start out: again from the  old vajutage point. And all countries,  in debt from the wbrld war will not  have made up the loss until that debt  has been liquidated.  When civilized mankind has well  learned this lesson it may make up  its mind that unavoidable caused of  destruction of life and property are  still plenty enough on earth without  such deliberately self-created and  vastly more destructive causes as  war.���������From the New York World.  It Is usually safo to say that when a  child is pale, sickly, peevish and restless, the cause is worms. These parasites range the stomach and intestines, causing serious disorders of the  digestion and preventing the infant  from deriving sustenance from food.  Miller's Worm Powders, by destroyinig  the worms, correct these faults 6f the  digestion and servo to restore the organs to healthy action.  A fact mothers must face  summer complaint with" the prostra  tion, often verging on collapse, which  sometimes accompanies this disease,  makes it one of the most serious and  dangerous to contend with during the  hot months.  Thousands of infants die annually  whose lives could have no doubt been  saved by the timely nse of Dr. Fow*  ler's Extract of "Wild Strawberry, and  it has been the experience o~ thousands of mothers during the past 78  years this valuable preparation has  been on the market, that it is the  safest and most effective remedy for  use in all cases of looseness of the  bowels.  Mrs. S. Lafontaine, Great Desert,  Ont., writes:���������"My baby, when a year  old, was suffering with summer coni-  plaint. Two doctors * attended him,  but nothing would stop the vomiting  and diarrhoea". A- friend told me to  try Dr. Fowler's Extract of Wild  Strawberry and after the second dose  tho baby was better and I can say it  saved my baby's life.  I wouldn't be without a bottle of  'Dr. Fowler's' in the house for untold  gold."  Price 50c a bottle; put up only by  .The T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto,  Ont. ���������  Alberta Gets N*w Creamery  A leading Alberta packing company  has arranged to erect a $10,000 creamery at Sangudo, on the Canadian National Railways Edmonton-Whitecourt  line. The company will handle eggs  is that' aI1<3 P0"111^' as "well as cream.  A_ Fixed Easter  The "League of Nations isi-preparing  to reform the eulendar and to consider  tho subject of a fixed Easter. If  Easier is to be fixed the probable day  will be the second Sunday In April, as  proposed Jn Lord Desborough'a bill of  1021, All other holidays would be  reckoned by  reference to Ens lor.  | Wi  Mice Carry Asthma  'rhoufch   bronchlttI astJtma ium been  attributed  to  food, weather and emu-  i rut I ions from the cut, dog and horse,  * the first case traced to enuuuito from  mice  liu.s been Ialely reported by Dr,  tium  Solntz, of tho    Long    Inland  College Hospital.      For aoven years n  married  vvunuui of    3t>    had    wufCered  from   iiie  itttucli,   commonly  at  uighl  and I'USHly from December to March,  nnd  no explanation,    appeared    until  the nm tuber of mouse-trupa around tho  place   was   noticed,       Tho   rata   and  mice innieating tho house having boon  driven  out, no asthma  hast occurred  /for 1 hriK* year*.  Thanksgiving, Nov. 12  Thanksgiving Day this year will fall  on Monday, November 12. The lava  provides that Thanksgiving Day will  bo on the Monday of the week in  which Armistice Day falls. Sunday,  November 11, being Armistice Day,  tho following will be Thanksgiving  Day, both days being celebrated in  one.  Rub it in for Lame  Back.���������A brisk  rubbing with Dr.    Thomas*    Eclectrie  Oil will relieve lstme back. The skin  will immediately absorb the oil and it  will penetrate tha tissues and bring  speedy relief. Try It and be convinced. As the liniment sinks in, the  pain comes out and there are ample  grounds for saying that it is an ex-,  cellent article.  Barnardo Children Coming  One hundred and fifty child emigrants from Dr. Barnardo's homes,, of  an average age of 12 years, are sailing  to Canada where homes-have already  been prepared for them. This will be  the last party to leave the home for  overseas this. year.  Minard's   Liniment   for   Corns  Hern.���������"Isn't this a stupid party?"  Her.���������"Yes."  Hern.���������"Why  home?"  Her.���������"Sorry.  not  let  me take  you  I live  here.  De not saffst  another day wita  I tolling*, Bleed-  lag, or rrotrtxS-  tag Pile a.    No  ourglca-I opor-  " " " ea.  ones  all  a.tion require  u at  Worms sap the strength and undermine the vitality of children. Strengthen them by using Mother Graves'  Worm Exterminator to drive out tho  parasites,  A  Model  House  ILml and soft corns both yield to  Tlolloway's Corn Itemover, which Is  entirely safe to use, and certain and  sails factory in :1U action.  The largest 1'rog in tlio world is being exhibited in. the Natural History  Museum, South Kensington. lt hi 12  in. ht length, excluslvo of its powerful limbs.  IV-    K.    v,  ~-\.l  Minard's LhuJ-ment H***]evea Co-Ida  at   a  Dr. Chase'a* Ointment will relieve you  and  afford lasting  benefit     60a. a "box;  ail  dealers, or Edm&nson* Bates a������ Co., Limited,  Toronto.   S&mpla Box. free li you mention tnis  paper and enclose 2a. stamp to pay postage.  MONJ2Y ORDERS  Buy j'ou������ oui oi town supplies witli Dominion Express Money Orders. Five dol������  lars.jrosts three cents.  AGENTS WANTED  AGENT*  hair  Tho Perfect Dwelling Shown  Recent Exhibition  At an exposition there was recently  exhibited a houso fitted with every  known electrical appliance. Icoless  refrigerators, dishwashing machines,  stoves that could bo set to start cooking at. any time desired nnd which  would automatically shut off tho heat  and keep the food warm when tho  meat whs done, odorless incinerators  ia tho basement connected with tho  kitchen by a chute, and vacuum clean-  orn, till operated at tho touch of a button, doing, as If by magic, work that  would require houra of back-bending  toll. Walls built on tho principle) of  u vacuum bottle would keep tho  rooms cook in Kmnmer and .save heat  In winter. Wide expanses of windows abolished,-the dark corners tliat  so oL'tot). uro breeding places for germs.  Beautifully tinted wnlla and -floors  wero made of cement and concrete, so  durable that thoy could be cleaned  with a hone.  ���������S OPPORTUNITY. REAL  nets sell easily. Send ten  cents for full samples. Fine proposition, liberal commission. Dorothy  Hair Net Co., Lindsay Building, Montreal.  AD1ES WANTED���������TO *>0 PLAIN  and light sewing at home. Whole  or spar* lime. Good pay. Work  sent any distance. Charges paid.  Send stamp for particulars. "National  Manufacturing Co.. Montreal.  I  Mlnard'a Liniment for Sprains  ������v  .������������������I VL. 1 \UJA.l^l^.iJ TRCATMIMT  always in the bam,  A strained muscle, a  sprung; tendon, a jolt  or a knock demands immediate  &tten3ion. A few luouii* ulclay vrilt  result: in a long lameness���������perhaps  in ithe loss oE the horse. Kendall's  Spavin Treatment has saved more  ho-ri������*"fles"h than all th* otft**r known  remedies. Under the name ol  KendaH'o Spavin Cure, ������6 is the  forty-year-old standby of horsemen,  farmers and veterinarians.  Gtl ~\ h&llte ������fKttft~lall'ii today.  Ask. lots, /at this Ftf Book Pt  writt/orU la  DK. B. J. KENDALL COMPANY,  ENOSBURG FALLS, Vt.., U.3.K.  ^ ^--^,  ���������til THE  CRESTON  BEVIEW  Anglican Church Services  SUNDAY. NOVEMBER 18  CRESTON  11.00 a.m.  SIRDAR  7.30 p.m.  SATURDAY and  MONDAY SPECIAL  LET US PROVE IT  It's true, though it sounds funny  ���������beat    -Groceries     cost     less  money."    Not part of tlie time  hut   all   the time   the best of  SGroceries   are    the   cheapest.  ������Many   of   our   patrons    have  proven this to be true,     Why  don't yon.      It's a lot of satis  faction   to   get   your  money's  worth.  PILCHARDS  20c. per tin  Ensign Brand  SALMON  25c. lb. tin  Stelna  CORN BEEF  25c. per tin  Brunswick Brand  SARDINES  3 for 25c.  Local and Personal  Mrs. Cahnaday. the  for sale.  tailor, has bats  For Rent���������Fire roomjhouse. Apply  Mrs. T. M. Edmondson.  For Sale���������One ex ten sion couch  Applv E. Ryckman, <3reston.  For Sale���������Sawing machine, price  $4&    See Hugh Tavlor, Creston.  For Sale���������18 "White Leghorn hens,  50 cents eafih.    P. Mann. Creston.  W. Burgess was a business visitor  ab Spokane a few daTs at the end of  the -week.  Rqv. and Mrs. G* Knox are spending  a few days with friends in Spokane  this week.  Wanted���������Parfc  to break 4������ acres at  McMurtrie.  to    contract    to  once.    See Leslie  Misses Vickers and liaxton are now  domiciled in the Coulter cottage on  "Victoria Avenue, which the former  purchased about a month ago.  Miss Grabe Comfort, who is in  charge of the school at lohnstoti's  Landing, spent the Thanksgiving  vacation with ber   parents,   Mr.   and  Mrs. A. Comfort. -  The annual dinner of the .Presby tei-  ian ladies in Speers9 Hall on Fridav  night was the most successful in recent  years, the cash intake being in the  neighborborhood of $85.  Thanksgiving! Day   passed   off ,im-  .eventfully,, hunting  /trips   prpviding  the chief pastime.    Particular   atten       . ,       . _       . . .  tion was paid the Lister area by those  n������Rht agreed to accept  the permanent  trusteeship   of   the,   monument.    The  institute at the annual conference of  the Women's Institutes of Kootenay-  Boundary. In addition to presiding  Mrs. Lru6 is scheduled to report ac������r-  the committee on immigration.  If sufficient pupils apply pruning  school will be held at Valley*'points  this season, but applications for same  must be in the hands of E. C. bunt,  district horticulturist, Nelson, by  December 1st. Now that central pack  is firmly established it is not likely  there will be any demand for the  packing- school.    .  On request of the soldiers' memorial  committee Creston Board of Trade at  the   November    session   on������ Tuesday  musical selections and the even iEig was  thoroughly enjoyed throughout by all  present. These at homes will be held  monthly throughout the wsnterwith  select committees handling each of  them, Friday night's session being  arranged "by Past Masters Hayes,���������  Mallandaine and Speers.  in quest of deer but  whatever.  without,, any luck.  For Sa*ce���������Knitting mach'ne in  good working order, can be seen at  Review Office. *.  Goats For Sale���������-Three nannies;  one milking, and two kids. Kyle  Kelly, Erickson.  Poultry For Sale���������Ten White  Leghorns, laying, 75 cents apiece. A.  Wickhoim, Canyon. .  For Sale���������Black mare, about 1600  lbs., good worker, fine animal; price  SUM).    C. Blair. Creston.  . For Sale���������Good toned piano for  sale reasonable, cash or* terms. B.  Ryckman, tinsmith,  Crestoii  Pigs For Sale���������Sir weeks old. $5  each; Yorkshire White dam, Duroc  Jersey sire.    P. W. Foot, Creston.  Hay For Sale���������Quantity of clover  hay in prime shape. Apply Angus  Cameron, Davy Scott   ranch, Creston.  H. ELI Nelson of New Denver spent  a fen' days here this week with hit  brbtheiv^Bert, en route to Kimberley.  For Sale���������Two children's cribs,  drop side, white enamel, complete  with mattress.    H. A. Dodd, Creston.  Mrs.  forte.  Music  ton.  Jes.sie Lewis, teacher of piano-  Graduate of Royal Academy of  London.   Lamont Bldg., Ores-  letter  Senitt  BOTHERS  Laser  Prices  CRESTON  BAKERY  and  TEA ROOM  GET   YOUR  ytlilSiliicfS  The annual meeting of the Women's  Missionary Societv will be held at the  manse at 3 p.m. Tuesday, November  21th.  Horse For Sale���������Work horse,  weighs 1500 lbs, coming four years old.  A.:, Wickhoim, (Canyon), Erickson  P.O.  The Ladies' Aid of the Presbvterian  Church announce their annual sale of  ���������work for Saturday, December 8. in the  Parish Hall.  Mrs. W. J. Truscott left on  Wednesday for Vancouver, where  she will make an extended *stay with  her parents.  Wanted���������Good     milch     cow.    to  -freshen within a   week   or   so.    State  Erice   and   particulars.     Jas.   White*  early for the Old  Country Mail.  We have a good selection  and prices are right.  lead, Moyie.  Poultry For Sale���������8 * yearling  hen8 and 4 pullets, Rhode Island Reds,  $1   each.     Mrs.   K.   Sinclair*   Smith.  West Creston.  Canaries���������Beautiful Roller singers  in full song, $5 each. Also old birds,  $1 each. Apply MRS. A. TEUVE,  Fruitvale, B.C.  T. Lytli*, the jeweler, left at the.end  of the week for his ranch at Crawford  Bay, and will be away for at least a  couple of weeks.  G. M. Argue was a Thanksgiving  weekend visitor at his home in Cran*  brook, making the trip by motor and  returning on Tuesday.  John Andrews arrived home from  Blairmore, Alberta, at the end of the  week, Ten below zero weather prevailed there on Saturday.  Mrs. Jos. Heath of Invermere is  renewing acquaintances in Creston  thi������ week and is the guest of her  daughter, Mrs   Floyd Rodgers.  Fort Salk���������Household goods, txyo  light hornes, two heifers to freshen  April tut, net double driving harness,  light buggy.    Wm.  Burgess. Creston.  Quite a large* number of. hocjks suit*  able for a school library as -well as $3  in cash were taken in at the Institute  book tea in charge of Mrs.- Speers and  Mrs. Garland'at the latter's home on  Saturday afternoon. ���������-.���������_-���������  Stanley Watson is now .occupying  the Embree residence on the Barton  place, getting possession at'the first'of  the week. Mis. " Embree and the  children are leaving at the end of the  month for the south.  The ladies"in charge of the Japanese  Relief tag day are arranging for a sale  of tags at all the outlying school  districts, Saturday, December 1st  having been decided on the - day for  the collection of funds for this good  cause.  R. S. Bevan is again in full charge  of his garage business which has been  leased to Staples & Pierson for almost  the past vear. He has just taken on  the-exclusive agency for Radiolite and  his announcement this .week will  interest all car owners. '  The Methodist Ladies' 'Aid remind  Of their chicken dinner jn the Parish  Hall on Friday night. November 23rd,  from 6 to 8 o'clock. A very attractive  menu is being prepared and at 50 and  25 cents the spread promises to be the  best value of the season.  "When a motion picture .of the  qualitv of Nero���������always entertaining,  often heart-touching, and rierve thrilling, never boresome���������comes to town  the,rjest thing to^dp is to advise  everyone to go and see it. This we  do," says the New York World.  Jas. Friend, an oldtime resident of  Creston, who left here about twenty  years ago, and has since been living at  the coast and, Golden, was/renewing  acquaintances in town at the end of  the week. Needless to say- he sees  considerable improvement' in the  town.  All interested in the formation of a  council of the1 Native Sons of Canada  are asked to attend a meeting in the  old Bluebird lea room at the Greston  Hotel tonight, at 8 o'clock. C. B.  Dornian will assist with organization  and give a talk on the aims and objects  of the association.  arrangement, however, does not  obligate the board to pay off the  balance of the debt and the retiring  committee hope that all "unpaid guarantees will be liquidated at epee.  Creston Masonic Lodge had the first  of their series of lodge at homes at the  residence of R.W. Bro. Major Mallandaine on Fridav night with a fine  -turnout of members and their -wives..  Progressive whist was the.feature of.  the evening at which the prizewinners  were Mrs. R. J. "Long and Hilton  Young. After a sumptuous lunch the  glee club entertained with   numerous  FOR SALE  *. ������-'  1 two-horse plow and "eveners. in  A1 condition, $25. 1 three-section  drag harrows, $15. 1 saddle, $10. .* 1  steel, t-ray wheelbarrow, $5. 2 chains,  heavv and light*, length about 16 feet,  $5. 1 set team work harness, in fair  condition; $25. 2 orchard ladders, in  good condition, 8 and 12 feet, $14. 1  long primer. $2. H F. WOOD,  1 Creston.  We will  not tire yon with a  long article on our  Flour and Feed  " AU advfes. read just about _x  alike���������stressing the-service  of  supply   quality of   pro-,  ducts, complete stock, courtesy off service.  We, too, could say., all this  ���������-and then some���������but we  don't. Talk is cheap.  We've got the Roods���������  OGILVIE'S  Investigate this.  v SH������ i���������S������ f!S  Mrs. Lyne. Mrs. Cherrington and  Mrs. J. W. Hamilton are in Nelson  this week  as delegates from   the local  It's mluot^ tho Twno Mow  when you are looking for good Stationery and this is  the place to find it.    We have some new  ST A't.I'O M;E'r Y  that we want you to see, for we are sure the attractive  display will give you many helpful suggestions.    Call  ana look around anyway.  BEATTIE-OATWAY, Ltd.  This Cooler Weather Demands  WARM ER BE  1MB  ING  .. -jLm. .~~\~\~~~~W Jt. ^L���������J*  And  at no time in the store's history have we "been so well prepared to supply your  every requirement with dependable goods economically priced.    We are  particularly proud of our  FLANNELETTE BLANKETS: Grey and White  at $3.50 and ���������*? at $4.50  ������1  4  JL Jjj  IN YOUR  BATTERY MEANS  DEPENDABILITY. Service. SATISFACTION  '~~~~~\  Empty *.\(\ solution fro-m Baifc-ety.     Poiir in Radiolite.  ChnrflCH it������ellr Lin 20 minute*! with generator tn your own car.  Guaranteed yr������ur Battery will taut twice the UMur-tl period.  Drop in and lefc ub demonstrate.  We are Hole IiADTOLITE diutrihutorH* in tliiw territory.  ~r 4 wr * wr* t.:....-.r������i~tc - -**~.r  v^ja.%. Mlt try *.. *������>ii  ~~    pr rrtr-itr -*,  <������      t~~. t w r m *-���������������* st - w    tt~ r  tUmO     .'~~t H~ J M     M. '"Jl Ji   JL  R.  H,   BEVAN,   PIIOI������.  HUDSON BAY WOOL BLANKETS-COLO RED  a jl*,/%*.inii~~~.4m~~s~-Zmm j. Hi  -Zjm.jLJCjJlIjj. min vi*"~~ #*fiii"incn",~������pl*io yai*ci  ���������you can have one or one hundred yards.  In Warmer Clothing our store is full of the things you need.  Dry Goods  Groceries  gg%     ' m  wg~~~^^ wK-0-^^ IH^^TBI HjZrJ^  ^^^9 ^^^H   ^^mm^mmggKgL^^m^mW  Furniture  Hardware  tt

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