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 msiM  -A. V. JR.  CBESTOM, RC/FEU)AY, FEBBFjtRYs2SS: 1924'  ^r7*7;74(g||7^  Wesstures of the ������"et������ruary m���������������tl5!K  of-Crestoa Board'of Trade werev the  prese'ttfefcio'ja and: consideration of*tta������  olutlohs to be submitted at the ^annual  sn������ec-ing-o? t-Be Associated. SuafuS ������*ISr. Hayes. * EL Malta  Trade of W*st������En B.Ci-at-Jfeisot^fiS^blSpeer^ ������������b������' Adlard,  vzeek. and the arranging of the ek^e^S { <&���������" G. Gibbs.  ���������r Transportation  and   Highwas  O. Rodgers,  chairman; S. A. Speers.  R. B. Staples.  Agriculture, Irrigation and Reclamation���������Guy Constable, chairman; J-.  Adlard, R. Mallandaine, R. 8. Be van.  Publicity���������������3. If. Hayes, chairman:  ������1. G. Bennett, A. Ijidgate.  Legislation - and .Municipal���������O. W=  "Allan,   chairman; C.   G. Bennett*   O.  I ST.   KayeR. * EL   MaSlandsisse^  S.    A.  C B. Garland,  "WF.  August Banadett?, who has - been at  ������thb?1dgee "Alberta^,%>r ,]the last few  weeks* returned hbxbjron Friday.  s&auuiEajg 'vyiuMmx  Amongst the resolutions  VK*AB.������   #-,���������������������*������  a."'t-SSSrS f?J5S E-"SCS t"  bers.  There wm a considerable grist of  correspondence/one letter of triiport-  anco being from the Wilson, quarjriea  ro������mrorial7 committee, got  around^ to  puttihg-a suitable fence   around ;the  = ^.p       _s     -, ^ - .-        *.      .���������* * S^^*"   **  BUSUKCST* auuuunicuS       ySSv,    &������������������   (  SS-ssz  would 5J���������ke to submit designs for the  work, with ^ilui^te^cii^ The Setter  wks ref^nfed, to the niesriojrjal^cbln^  mit^tr/ -" - _~ '��������� ,-1  Ci^rinan 8. A." Speers,   who. Is-it*  change >Q>f the board's   lire  protection  chair ^a^;^tefen by Ps^sldenfcG^rt^^j director affecting  theJFruit industry;  cf &������������������ |-one urging the government in fight to  the-last ditch ;ihe present request to  fehe railway commission for permission  So raise the express rates, and tne J  other requests the federal department  of Apiculture to prosecute* wore visor  dusly its policy~oi expand ������iig the  au&rkets for Canadian  fruit, as well as  The home of _5irs r������u  Hagen was the scenlftof a very^enjoy-  able surprise party -for- Mr. and Mrs*.  Cecil Moore: -. ; '    ~^\.'   -  jack Brooke., wai^", home _for the  weekend, returnmg<jGo* hie job on the  dredge on Sunday ^^fternoon.  Work is in ps������ogre^8 on Mr. Abbott's  house, and it As eajMMsted'that-heand  his family wiii be settled here early in  the spring. - - /" ���������* _  Mr. And Mrs. -Cecili Moore are now  occupying their -otto .hotue.- which  they mov?d Into- osj'^edneedky, -  trained by Miss Ku������gtt>   were the chief  performers - in   musical   and   literary  lines.   Suppee" was served, and there 1  whs a couple  of hours dancing at the  close. '  " Mrs. Jsses u>ij |&j fav &Sgg ^ecgcesid  from Ru8kanbok t<* attend the church  service otk Sunday evening. Garden?  |ngf operatisssss have - ah-eady- eoui-  menred and will be  ctftried on   on   a  Gettmg Mismcips!  Facts and Figures  M\:mtX3 lUJia  larger scale limit eve������- this year.   -   - ~ .  The Church of England, service on  (Sunday night wns-one- of the most appreciated and best, attended for. tnaoy  months The mimical features were  particularly _ attractive. Miss Knol-fc  favoring with **Hbly Cityr^in finished  style, Mrs." Wtltum "uewntBipanying b*j*  on the piano. G������*������.-Brown m ihe, Br  -ffitS cre������.va^ vuillniist of long-experience  >f������ $3su ?l^sH**   W!*rH    th*    nirtLTtft  line.of de-hydrating and. evaporating  ..The K*aud Settlement Board will be  &ked to see that such farms In the  Lister area as may revert back ^ to the  de^skrtnlftist &>**; kept in -a.   first  class  accompaniments to the several bynins  I-,  mittee were considering a canVass of  the busiuefse section  tor fundi to p^ay  for hydrants installed   and   some  ad  ditSonal hose, required, but in view of  the fact that idllage^mumcipiliaation.  -  s?ss takla^ d^flssts shsps fcfee drive for  funds would b*������ - allowed to stand.   In  connection with fire   protection  Guy  Constable poitBted out that with mwn������  ietpilization and the  forhiation- of ft  volunteer brigade��������� t������ onld, undoubtedly,  come a redueed insurance rate that ia  itself should appeal to property own  ers.  -Not only would' the  rate  corner  dewn'but regulations as  to  location  and class of, buildings 'to .be   erected  could be enacted that would   in   sosne  measure reduce the fire hazard.   .  Messrs. Allan, Bfennett^nd Garlsmd  Finance���������G. iohnsoii������  W. Allan, EL C. Glbbs.  state of cultivation so that the general  appearance of that area may be the  best' possible Ho    favorably    impress  visiting land buyers.     The resolution  hajfchis connection urges that the department take into consideration the  advisability of   utilising   part  of. th������  s>rea   for    experimental   horticultural  purposes*, and that the co-operation of  the federal department of agriculture  he-enlisted  in establishing an experimental farm-for central SUiotenay.  These was a hrgthy   discussion^ ma  6he terms of a- proposed restdution in  ,Ccnuection-with Kootenay Fiats slr������in-  -age.. P*>ur years ago tho   Associate  'Board reversed its. previously friendly  attitude toward thi* pa-oject vand   nn-  ,. ceremontoiMsly lurried.down the'time-  * I fii������������!i^?^d ~'Spfe������������e������^?s'������*u'" ep���������������*sS In ^oiaoiet-  datftlha^wonhiJRnabte thetengineers^  '- - -"���������' i. - *?y" : t������f st^t������B"Whet|ier drainage was.feasible  chalrxnkR;lC nr not.   The upshot of the diseusslosa  V <    ;     "  ^was to refer th������������ mntt������*r^o the execu-  Meniorittl���������R.  Stark,   ch������lpsw������n; A* tivefewith^ffall powei' to afct.  K������.  -as  Ur. Mend������*������o;n.  WL'SmX  fl6  ������j!SH^r'.-:'  &mg*y������2i  Under Women's Institute  awyspiees  CARDS at 8.30 Prompt.  Fonr. Prizes Given  Refreakmenta  Served  followed    by   a   short  Musical Programme.  ADMISSION : 50c.  - Geo. Davie, ������.h������ has b*en a hospital  patient at-Vancouver for the pnat i\g*������  months, arrived home on Friday, and  looks, considerably better after'his  treatment.  A. G. Samuelsnn has lnid off his  crew of tie itutkero, who huve been  working on the mountain side here  the past two months. ,He has a cut of  about 3000 ties ready for the haml.  Jnck Bufceas of Keltofsti:, Idaho, has'  bt>en cm a visit here with hit* father,  Charles Burgess the past week.  The ladies of the Community Club  a,r* to nee to it that St, Patrick'* Day  issnitnbly observed, and will be putting on a concert in the sohoolhouse  that evening.  Messrs. H>wltt and Cook  lire work  ing with   F. Knott'at   present,   c������������m-  | pleting the now liarn under construction on the Kikotb ranch.  ~M. J. iioyil and A. Spencer of Ores-  ton are dally vlnitoi-u here ������t preaent,  moving the frame hoime off the former  HLickey-Spencer ranch on to the land  acquired by fi|r. Spencer in the deal  with O. Blair liu������t spring.  I* T._ I^vf^isie, -whrt h<ss  been s vis/  itot^. at TVancouvesSCfor  a   couple   of|  weeks*-   leturned -- hoine    about   the  middle of the montK. -       -       r-  -     ' ' - * J7 ,     _ '     .  . ������ili l^>vg ������ww gr^v5sU������? 5n Spokane  &fev da,ys- last   we*k,   returning   on  Fridayv  -^ Brickson if* jftbijbjping a ��������� couple of  hundred, boxes of apples a week every  heated.car day ^ut the. middle of  March will wlail^p th& esport^as  SK>we*������Jiave coltsidenibly   less   than  1000 boxes now ������m hand. ^  ' - jj.i_  Mrs. Allan, whri has been here on a  visit, Tslth 'her ^daughteiv'Mrs.- Fi-ed  Havis, returned ttV]Portiand; Ore,, this  week.,-   "".  *', ,;T^ ^ .   ���������J "  Mr. *nd Mhsi _ Geo������ Hobden are  c^npyinjR camplifthgiilow .quarters at  present'^ at "the^ !f|fenun, "^Palmer"' &\  Staples mill at %5^t River Cr-<iSsing^  where George |sT |������|nptoyed as night  wscfcefa^t^resenliS^- ^z   - -        -      ' - I  :rjfi^i$^i^^^^'wWrhx^%^  -BiriJsbank-fbWa -few^ days' stay^^lsst  weeki but has again returned ts>.work.  ^vJtftv-Car������Msroniv^>f Vancouver, who  has been a visiton .'���������������������? a couple- ������?f  ssonthn with Sam Fraser, left' for  home about tho middle of the month.  Bhickson's' epidemic of measles is  about an end. While it "Was on most  every youngster in   the   district   was  There* was 'a dance at the school*  house on Fehs-uary 0th "with . assorted  ssiUstc- the> pa-oceeds going to th������ List*  er ������ch������t������|, funds���������a new stove being she  obji-cti������&  -uf  Jtbe   promoters" of  the  h*bp.^ "       "    ,      -        -  ������������������uicipa! conssssittse of Cre^iSos  Board of .Trade bad a session o^a(Fri������  day afternoon at the  office   of  President C. B. Garland, at which financial  iui^ ntiiFr  ������s^>a-������MSB������e������:|.a: ������������er������  ������ot?i"  Ipleted fop* sending: * a  member- of the  ���������committee    to    Victoria    and  otb<ar  ������������������"-lists sn ������%%&* ������������������!*&vince to *"?ttl?������p all fch-c  Inside'smdoofside   information,   fact's  snd.Sgur^s, having: to. do   with-- both -  village and district forms of naunieipal'  government.  -*" Major Mallandaine, who consented  to undertake the work, .left on Sunday  for tne capital,  with   a  grip  bulging-  withqueslaon papers' tfeat^ caioufd en-  able him to.bring- back  all  xfos  first- '  rjj���������suS: laSorssis1 tl������������n   neeeBswy   tow-   i������c  I������omniunity to, intelligently decide  -whether it wants ~municipal \ sel i������  govpfninent, and of which variety. -  -, In connection with the campaign fox  tnunicipili^ation it i������ surprising- {th*  little direct interest taken, by those  whoso it is to be - supposed favor a  rural municipality.^ X. M. Edmond-  son articles have created a most favor-  ' ableimpt������M8ion but so far as getting  T. C. Phillips was here from Gran- ���������any   direct  or    indirect   action jgoee  brook a few days last   week,   Leaving, about SS per cent, of the Buppbrtess ������2  again on Swtuzday   for   the   terminal aistslet    sel^aoversasenfe - hm~-'ea*  [city. ywokeupto the.fact thai some speed  Col. ���������* Lister is the first .to start prun- on their part is requisite and necessary  ing operations in this section.    From  ifrurareula is ta get anywhere.  appeK.rnr.eP3 s������ost of iheorchards ha������* *'\������t Victoria Major Ma21&ndashe-v������l!  wllitered welt get an the necessary data from the de*  A number  from   here were over to partment of municSal affairs as to ojv  i Huscrof t's for a dance  at the school- -gamseang both, village and rural na^afi-  hoEise thereon Saturday nigh^ whichv eipalities, and Use exact powersffivea  wrta^uite well attended. -"ea^h   under" the  esistisif^ pr^vincsaS  .t     7^-4^-  "<?!������ *4l -I ty'     statutes, along with all tfee other avail-  Rev. G. Xno* ^Creston wasfeesj abteinforma������on^nff^rwElebi%U^e  Sui.day   ������������.mi������iB5for  the   ������������������������* lnl^tic������s ^bVv^ to visit a couple of  on  ;|rfgij.teii*%^uiccn:  |-iie>'nulin:r^r'riWiii  I  ?S?Sft!f SL i^LS^Sti^^^'S^.w^lrfc. 5ta4; ������i"S" what" cost; Jso^  assessments ax������avriv������d nt as between  (uiu up With then:. . * 7  Both- the Henderson- <atid Bentley  sawmills are closed -down '.at present,  and there is very little shipping at the  Canyon- siding this month. Conditions  are w more favorable with Putnam,  Palmer & Staple* ������nd t-h*y -"are tur������  ing out (splendid ' cots of ties and turner daily, shipping from the Paulson  siding. *���������  school is most encouraging:  The disappearance of the snow^has  given the Continental niine the desired  ���������wsiter supply and last we*>k 'saw -the  three Ltangstons, R.. T. MiSner, T.  Weaver, Alf* Evans and his guestP,  Messrs. Beeson and Sparrow trek;%uick  to Klockrnan to resume work, -Messrs.  Pine and Boyce of Canyon also returned with the Lister delegation.*  Runaway Accident  ���������ma   T>    ������T  ���������    aM,������n  nasty runaway aboideutf qui Satur-  N.  StiBBrdmr  B. J. WhiteBidfp, who is In charge  j of X he yard engine at Orurtbrook, was  day afternoon when  A jnmina*     ItiaIp  NEW STYLE  ;'P-'''?',jjy^%('K ^1|:-.i!K"' 7'';'; "'4^r^m:i-^^  that cannot fee surpassed in Mechanical Construction  ...: '.-., III.ai^,-.Car, for..iiWi^&.thc.'^spzcy'':/''/^/''.,  ^tomit.^ . ;...,���������; .;$e7������.7i        Fordor Sedan. .$101)4.84  EunaboutB.:.������.  686.4:3       Tudor^S������elft.rk.:.    94S:*i9  Coufie.:. .'''r/_."v;,\.'V';84^iB(l; ^ ' '������������������Triiclc,V'i;..:>.^-.'.,. - 700.10  , ,. '!' All';ab&m;jpwcm^&o.h., Crouton,.with.Starter.'   ' ,  m^t'imyrm. "���������rT^ir-'^'|������*IIKl������rfir*T������.'-|������fck"r  iiiiiiwirm**"-^"'^"*���������  iiaiiwsaiaii  home for the weekend.  Mrs. Martin spent most of last week  on m- visit w ith friends at Kelson nnd  Spokane, returning vlw tho latter city,  for u fchnrt stop ut Creston. ;  ���������   n  R. Uennes wuh a visitor ut Kitchener between trains on Tuesday taking  care of some repairs nn a bad oader  car set out at McConnelt.  Yuid engineer Nell is back at work  after a two weeks* holiday spent  principally at OrHnbrook*.  The slides on the roud between here  and KLuskunook have ell been cleaned  off und if the present spoil of weather  holds the usual spring repair work will  ] bs *;on<p on with. "*"  '.'W. T. Slmlnter of Creston Is a visit.  or here fchiB week, lie made the trip  clown wltb horae und rig and hao little  complaint us to the travelling.  Mr. nnd Mrs Jack Cameron end  children were at Gi<e������ton on Tuesday  botwi>4!n-tralns visit with the former'**  parents. ��������� v-:'':,.;./'.--';'?^./,;.  .Mesdiimes Kortli, Denhes and Cam  aits uuioiiK������t tlie Udhui ������-ho,l:uva bs^n  at 'Creston since 8ufcurduy |)ikvt3cI paling In the nvalHnuho of bmgninif K������iiiK  in tlie i|10,000 swle it die ^pecta* &tore.  The children  and, grownnuu   were  epimwwHiliy er������Uii lalntwl:at' ii concert at \  the MchoolhotiHC on  Friday   night  at  which  tho  scholars*   ^**vo   bnul   bevn  "  '   ���������'*���������        .\    '  town propertif������and farm lands within  a.vTlSsss area, ^nS whs* mrtmgemeskts  is come to reJKarding school_taxes on  lands within cite scuobl  uisimicv - but  outside the village area.    Bvery  point  of  vital import  that the committee  could set down in question   form  isas  btt?n given the delegate  and " infoxni-  at ion covering all the gsronnd saould .  be available on his return.  Those favoring a village have already  .axrangtd.fo? getting   a  copy  of  the  assessment roll of an -area that  will  produce in  taxes  ample revenue  to  finance such a  municipality,   so  thafc  when  the information Major Malum-  daine will seek ont and set in order Ie  available "so t?n������e ������eed ***��������� Inst, in nnv  ceding  with   village  incorporation*  and should the clttaens pronounce in  Xir^,   t :. ������. ^.������* *v������ 5 t*zram~ of the village it ia hoped to have  Mrs. jjuin out on | ircotpt>ratloa- ^fleeted before the end  of-June���������If the law permits���������so as "to  get the benefit of a major part of the  lOSMt tax payments, most of ������vhlc!h er*  anode about the end of June.  .���������+V  the  -Smoke  horeo ahe  R"t-    firHi W-  eotninfr eaatbound freiRht train mid  setting out of control upset the  buggy throwing:  the road, from, the C-P.B. orossmn;  to the CrcatoirHotel. The injured  lady was immediately taken to the  hotel and Dr. Henderson summoned.  The accident rendered the un-  fortunate woman' unconscious and  ahe itralill more or lean in that state  nt her Itcrnie at ErickRon, to which  are broken but injury to her spine  is-feared. Mna. linn has not enjoyed ' any too romi&U health of late������  she wm taken on Sunday morning, land her rooovery will,  of neoeBsity.  It ia not thought  that, any   limba|bc! alow.  It onto own to bay a lo%cmr~pric*d ear  than a CHEVROLET  ^HEVROILET PRICES aw* not the lowest on  ^ ^ TO tbe xvwrket, yet CHEVROLET Economical  Transportation averages lowest iri cost.   This average  c$0'St coneid&ra tbe.|i������irdlnase piitca, iskoreat ������n imviastinoiit,  depreciation, and all operating md^^ mainteBance coBt.  EnnVvl  ^Uii.*4 */ tifahmml! *%&  AOKMT^a  -W^i*d.arihtf mt^vrnj  mm1mWnmWm%w%mmMm%nmmmhmm^^  g.  iKtij  *r*'^Wt������%*^::^  !i*rf*^feM������^������it#U������������i** THE  -REVIEW,    CRESTON,    B.    C.  rr K  I-'--!  W  m:  IN SOUPS,  nWVtf~VBm99,  9  gravies^ savoury dishes, and in  hundreds of different ways Oxo  beef cubes will snake'feed more  tatty and nutritious.  >  rc2r  ��������� BY ���������  ELINOR UiRSDEN* ELIOT  Aut.!-oF of "My Canada." an<3 Other  Stories  PtiblifcEssd  by "Special  /LrrswisrcnwRt  ���������with ihe Author  (Continued)  When I Vent back to Mrs, Fen-  wick's room after having- seen, my  family . started on their way home I  found her sobbing- bitterly, almost  hysterically. So I hurried out to tlie  stable., ������rh.or������ 3It. jPunwick. was busy  with the seed grain, and told him that  Wa -^*riip*a -tysn^ed him. I was as brave  -as possible, perhaps I should rather  isay that I "was reckless.  "It Is the chance of a life-time, Sir.  Fenwick," I said��������� "help her a]l you  can, because it is hurting 3-ou both to  bear your disappoint ment separately.  :,And please excuse me if you think 3  am cheeky."  I followed him back to the house  Sn a few moment?, and  I  am afraid  cults l made for supper. Hut from  that day Mrs. Fenwick began 10 improve. Soon she was- sitting up, then  ��������� walking about, and though I know she  ���������will never forget her baby I believe  that she and her hub band" nif-an moiv  to each other now than, they would  ejver have meant without; their shared  hope and sorrow. ,  This sound callously Calvinisric, It-  know���������but I am not trying to pur down I  reasons, only results. " [  CHAPTER NINETEEN  ��������� ��������� I had scarcely time to realiz.e how  good it was to he in my own home t  again before the spring work began |  witl* a rush. The days 'were not long 6  -*nough for s.\l I found %to do and Mar-1  ray was equally busy. "Though inex- ������  perienced we were systematic, and'  that alone saved u-s from hopeless"]  confusion. During the winter we had j  planned the next season's worlc, had?  even, with the assistance of farm t  papers, Agricultural College Bulletins |  and flip neighbors, drawn up a  schedule for ourselves.  While    I    was"   with Mrs. Feawiek  Murray  had   bought our  second cow  and the arrival of her calf shortly afterwards ihade U3 feel that we might  with reasonable solemnity    refer ...to  our' "stock"���������two horses,    two   cows  and'a calf were, we thought, a,  fair  showing for amateurs.      Except when  .Murray was very busy I had nothing  ���������to do with the cows, hut the children  claimed the calf as their special property    and    were . never happier than  when, thoy couid watch his  attempts  to climb bodily into a pail of milk. He  soon  letur&e--!  to follow  them around  -like a dog, making rather a nuisance  of himself,,,! must admit.      That was,  one way in which our incurable ama-  te-urishness  broke through all our efforts   lo  hide   tr,   we  made  a, ,pet  oi  every thing on the place and I dread  the time when Bunker-will he killed  or sold, for I know the 'twins will be  d������H������pIy grieved.      Aa for myself. I still  fee! like: a cannibal every time I pre-  E>aro for a Sunday dinner the hoii that  a f>;w hours ng-o tins -esten grain from'  -my hand.  Ii the new cow and her calf added  tattle to my responsibilities, the poultry find the garden, as I hare said,  gay." van almost more work than r had  rime for. A.? .-.urnruer Advan cm I F was  not ������.������������������> continuously busy, but for a  while in the spring I was certainly on  She hop, as Teddy would hav*>-paid.  I hiv! ?*f*r'-t������-.���������'! trxty.'riin'-"^ an*! caull.-  alow������.-r,-j and cabbagr* In bo.\'������>,s la tht'*  houwe und uh noun n>i It ivaa sal'o ,f Met.  J hem. out in 1.he part of the garden re-  ���������-smrv-ed ���������- for them. Potatoes, corn,  hcaii;--. i)>.-ap. c;.irri>F..;!, !>������������������������ :h, liu-nip*,  liarnnips .strtd onion������ we jdantod in  quanritiew .siii!h������.-j������.-i'i!- tu last ua throughout, rh'-'. winter, ?������nd radii-In-.'; ajvj, iK-  'tnoe I howed ;-;,(-> u:t to have wytfrat  muw.-^h 0 (:rivr>". i got vnl;',��������� ,'itntl  Ida< ��������� k < ��������� 1! n-;i ih >\ a 11 el ��������� rn h phi - wjA ' ou t  ivou\ tin) city and Mi-,-7."Mowbray help-  8-d 111.1; !i������ plant them.  'flu���������He w������>ro took-breaking nn,d fa'c<-  weorehing <\;ryy in. rln- p.-Li'ih-tv, hut she  Mcitdl m' p. he 8'i.fU <������������������:������(��������������� 11 ,'in<] H;������' IW-lfnK  ������������V growth In ihe air iiliiiw. snftile tip  ���������fur (.!������>' dinenji'iu'ofl'. t had ray Itttln  pan km i.l'sa' ^I'-t'o rtt*>ro, thi-.n kIUii ��������� or  ������vi:-i(':lr    ������!������ -'p,   hii"'   ?r.i--)i-.-  ;.nd   inor������'   T  Mm^.Q,f  SMlffiaoqic^  iV  ���������������*������.������  was beginning to think of Herring-  ton's Hope as home, and when Maudie  wrote about Tetrazinnl and Sophie  Braslau and the opera and her Easter  outfit Z sent her by return mall an invitation to spend a part of her holidays -wlih me. V-It was the new>paper  accouats o)?- the opera season that  went deepest, I'-tliiafc./ I did so want  to hear ������'aust and'i-eigoletto and Aid a  ag?4n, and for a long-while I failed to  convince m3rsel.f that 5 really preferred  Che oiiole whose nest, was just outside the kitchen, window.   -     >    '   '  .  But after all, I told myself,, tho twins  were "outgrowing all their clothes,  Murray was nfteefi pounds ���������heavier  than h-e had been since coming home,  and I could go to the opera -when I  was old.  To come back to the daily round, E  had set six of my-hens with the "conventional thirteen eggs each, and four  Qf the others, those noted for the  sweetest dispositions, I chose to "bring  up my geese and turkeys. The fluffy  little Leghorns and Flj-moath Rocks  were a great success,-nearly ������iii the  eggs hatched and we lost only a fewi  ot rhe chickens "in infancy," as Mnr-  tay "nut it. The goslings did .well,  too, but while the,little turkeys made  their appearance inthfsf Vale of Tears  In due time only four of each brood  reaches!" Thanksgiving Day. in good  order. It was not for lack of care  on. the part of their foster-mothers  that they died, and I did all I could  Tor them too, but one after another  they left us, Murray quoting, "We are  seven" lugubriously after each new  departure for the Kappy Hunting  Ground^ or wherever it Is that young  turkeys' go. ZMurray would never  take an intelligent Interest in 2. fowl  of any kind until it was ready for.  carving!  Sly beautiful garden, too, had its  serpent���������rather small serpents, I must  admit, nothing larger nor inore dangerous than cut worms,-hut how I hated them! They did little damage, for  I eaugiit them in tinier-hut I can still  feel the dismay that seized me when  I vj-en* out one morning to lind six of  my best tomato plains neatly sawed  off. E had thought that , cutworms  were a city pest, and that he-re in the  country we would not be troubled by  -them, but apparently any garden can  evolve them out of its inner consciousness.  We planted only a few flowers, wild  ones were so plentiful that wTe always  had the house full of them and I was  drying very hard to cut down on. luxur-  Ees. We Had sweet peas, a few nasturtiums, poppies that had setfued  themselves the 5-ear before, some  larkspur from M133. Mowbray's garden  and fcn. odd spicy pink-like mauve  flower that I did not know. The children and I transplanted wild roses���������  two hushes look root out of a&out  twenty���������violets purple and white and  yellow, wild columbine and bluebells,  while Murray sot out a row of young  Balm of Gilcad and spruce trees east  of the house and cleared and levelled  the open space between the house and  the creek.  "We need one big elm on that little  rise in the ground," he .said, "one of  the spreading, irregular kind, with a  rustic seat under it andfsome sort of  drinking-fountain for the birds near-  tiy."  "But it takes so long for an elm to  grow," I objected.  ���������       "  "Yes," Murray replied,,-, and I  thought he looked at me strangely,  "but ie we don't enjoy it someone else  will, so I'm going to give1 it 'a start as  soon as I can. .. ..������_...  It was on the twins' sixth birthday  ���������that I discovered the meaning of Murray's s.trango look, .' '���������      ,  It had'b'een a strenuous day, with  the Severn children and three of- the  {r&gnoift.s for the afternoon and an  early nea, and I was glad when .the  Visitors were on their way home and  the twins tucked away in bed. The  heat litat marked the summer, had begun, early in the season, though it was,  and after'tho evening work'was done  Murray and'I were glad to sit outside  and enjoy ihe freshness of tho"air.  We had as a matter o������ course been  "sneaking of the children, and I- had  remiu'Bced that in. another year they  would have to go to school,,and. would  th������>m &>e babies no longer.   "  "Yes," Murray agreed .musingly,  "they'Bl .soon he tjulte a different sort  oC problem." Then ��������� hesitatingly,  "E've Just. been, wondering, Margaret  Anrte���������did It ever occur to vou���������do  you think how it would bo for us to  Htny toy tho farm instead of going  back lo tho city next year? Jt comes  fo m������.- R������-������metlines when I'm working  that I shouldn't like to leave tho place  nnd hit Homeono else go.011 with it."  1" Ruppose my surprise was plailn,  for 'Murrfty laughed rather apologetically. .,..-,  VMsiyhe it J������ only 'spring CovoiV'vho  Joked.      "Ii you  don't like  tlio idV>n,  ^ovlf. you think H. would not, bo boat  ���������I tor I,li������...' rhildren. ju.ft    forget   what?   I  j-Rfi-fd."  I' -"nt. ,U not' a thiny, (hat 0110  gget,*ir lolfVhlm I'rimkly, "JoI  "out ni.nv i'.nd Lht-n we'll know  Iftacnd,"'  JJ Ih'K, Mm Any. ii. < ran Fjdrcd.. was not  ji ������.���������'.���������-in ri.uiHfieil In. h-ifj own mind jih to  I] rl'ie ji-ciyij-'.-iblliuy of our Rlnyfnf^ fit JIit-  IjIukIoshV Hop*", though it wan obvloua  'iMiat .!<> ui- uh he, himself wj������h eonc^ni-  '.. t-d In- l'eir i|;rii: h������������ had f'oiun'l liht i������ro|������.  (; 1 1. ������;iu������ii:. Aad llUe-M-, \\;in ,110 (loubl  ,'rhn"   ph.:.-.!'':;'II.,' lie. waM iuA. tho  Hiving  I man  wiio had Jdl"t 1I10 ojllcc hniit ol:  j iilJ, l������<>- h;nl rer'.over-i-iil hljM.dd, poi.Mo amC.  ,: inlrhti l.vw   jo   cm   ���������hii:ti'������H>   (bat   ^1, "on*"  tlfv.tf'.' |: h.id utit dat* rl Vit'tjii' io hnjrm for,  ff:  ",������������������.'.;..; <^m������.nt: tliji*  I'm   had  ]<>ok������rili  . ut'ti.fi  mat<i:r  from- twmy ,txvmU\������ ho-  fur.') C.11 H') Yi.r,<,h aii. wavn 3dd a I.S1.4 of  bin ^M.'llnKff.     In. *.ho purely auatei'Ifil-  M.-'ir-  [...������������������re-rt ���������..-<> ������7nii!(!, h'i ihf,.',y/.htp *}t  in   r--j!  rrurs  r%u\\^ uh *vt.M oft In tlio  Constipated  Dyspeptic, Bilious  Wooseis Performs Daring Feat  Jumlrar   From     Aeroplane    at ^ Great  Height to Test Frail  Parachute  _ Mile. Deiiyse^ Co-llin, who is lenown  -S'trdtEg "rAirgatiyee have' kiH-giaaa'ver^ ^arlng-paxachutist, has risk-  ;������il -many' a^'good mahV " . Cos|l:,G<i l1?"'^'* hi .order ,to demonstrate  't������v���������"ness-i������'bad-^-vi-olcnt cl*rtar^^er--";beli-cVr"iL'������>tVa certain parachute,  .ttcs." are   worse.        If" bothered 1 "^'Shtns onl,y seven, pounds and easy  to stow -in an .aeroplane pilots Seat, is"  ".with" stomach trouble .or bilious-  "siess^wse Dr. Hamiltori's Pills'  . They,- are.  so   mild   you   can  scarcely feel their action, yet so  effective "that the entire system  is cleansed'of wastes.  Br. fiamiltoas Pilis  ��������� Dr. Hamilton's Pills move-""the  bowsls "gently, thoy tone the kidneys,  assist' digestion, clear ihe skin. For  those subject, to colds, biliousness,  langaor, there is no better medicines  Dr. HamiltonVj Pills, 25c per box, 5'  for $1.00, all dealers, or The Catarrhozone Co., Montreal.  country as in the city���������in a better  position, perhaps, for ths; land and  the" stock would increase in value,  whereas if lie "went back .to the office^  he would always have to wait for dead  men's shoes.  "Macleod and I were speaking of  this the other day;" he told me. ��������� *Tn  merely a ^general way, of course;- he  has no idea that our stay here is any-.-  tliing more 'than a temporary expedient.      And he agrees with    me    that  JJ.UL   tctc?   gtuicty    agir  coucitry * some -folk would  make it out to be Ife' is undoubtedly.  somewhat top-heavy as to cities just  now. We have not as yet accumulated sufficient capital to develop our industries to such a point that they can  support our disproportionate urban  population, and we can accumulate  that capital only by getting as close  s,d possible to the natural sources 'of  our weal'tli. There are, of course,  quicker ways, hut none so safe. There  has beejt too much artificially stimulated 'progress* already, and we ..are  beginning now to pay for it, I fear."  "Now you. are talking like a Grain  Grower," I interrupted.  But Murary disclaimed the title_  The Grain Growers, he thought, were  making a great mistake, one that was  likely to lead them far from their legitimate goal. They had, lie conceded,  grounds for many .of their contentions,  but they were forgetting that what we  needed was not the ascendancy of  Capital or L.a."bor or tho Farmers-or  any other element, but a well-balanced policy that would allow each  section of the population to develop  along its own lines with 'the support  Of the other instead of at their expense.  "It is solidarity .������e need, 'Margaret  Ann���������a great word that! Community of interests holding together,  mutual dependence, the. dictionary  says it means. Every good Canadian  should have it engraved on his heart.  But instead wo have Capital fearing  Labor, Labor hating Capital, the city  patronizing, the country and the country envious' of the city���������and all- with  more or less reason, worse ^uck."-, -  - "And you want to throw in 'your'' lot:  with the country?"' T"asked. : 7-.>-  7'Not without further consideration,"  -Murray replied, "and,not at all unless  you wish'it: too."  And then followed a ^great deal that  I will not write,'but that repaid me for  every moment oLV-hc-incsickness' and  everyuhaccustomedta.sk," '-,  : "We'll not have to;<ldcldo detthltely.  -for a whole year/; said Murray, com-  sng backf to earth, "and-you-must; not  let my land fever influence youunduly.  I'd never forgive myself if I failed to  do what Is best for you and the children, and you can decide that part of"  the question much hq.tter than any  mere man could. I .know you have  been lonely and yo'u������--have missed your  friends-and the advantages of the city,  and you have had to'������������������work much too  hard.    .    .    ." ���������.        ���������< v  I stopped him (here. Jttst at that  moment I was convinced-^ that I had  never missed anything. And aa for  working too hard," I was, I assured  ���������him, so fit that the hardest work was  only a pleasure. Perhaps, I suggested, my brain was gotflng fat and lazy.  "That Is nnolhor point," Murray  broke iiix. "Could you.be.satisfied to  lly-ft here- nLways,. -missing the mental  stimulus of the closer contact with tho  outside worlc! that is possible only In  the city?"  .  <To bo continued) .  Im efficient(ltfesj������ver in the case of air  accidents. Technicians who had examined'the parachute and -worked "out  its'" possibilities by scientific formula,  concluded that it would not serve,  since, ow3hg to its smallness, its pas-  '-senger would, when- it opened, sustain  a shock equal to the "strain of 1,200.  pounds, - which would lie'fatal.  ' Mile. Collin was .skeptical,^ and  begged to be ' a!3owed"to prove that  the technicians were wrong. She  accordingly embarked in an aeroplane  at Issey-ies-Moulinea^ux, France, ana,  while the machine was In full flight at  a height of 1,000- feet, jumped overboard. She had. to display wonderful  presence of mlns! during her fail, for  the cord-holding tho parachute closed  had not ,hroken when it should and  she ~~had to .undo it while falling  headlong. She was in time, however,  and. the parachute carried >er gently  to' earth. .Mllev, Collin was triumphant, as she reported to the .technicians *xhat -the great shock which they  Ihe small parachute, adapted for a<  plane passengers, _.answered its purpose just as effectively as those whose,  size has rendered their adoption in  aeroplanes impracticable.  In Rash, itched and  Sa Si SrOrmmTimM  SltttiiiiUa  " I had a very bad patch of ec^esos S  on my chinf_lt broke-tout in a rash  and -was very troublesome,^ ilebisg  and burning a great deal. X lost my  rest ut might on account of the irfl.  tation/adid'-aiy-^ace WftB-'o'lsfegured'  for the time, .,    -   , ,--.j  m-. f ^"I( tried misiny dlfife^eettre^!*sj!ss'  ���������without success* I begasi^usJ^f 'Cuticura Soap and Ointment, -which  brought telJeff rigS������t away, snd after f  using two cakes or cuticura - Soap  and two boxes of Cuticura Ointment  I waa completely healed." (Signed)  Miss- Sfi&ry Campbell. Big Pond  Censre, Hova Scotia.' ^  ' Use Cuticura Soap/Qirttssen^'and ������  Talcum exclusively   for evety-day ������  *uikt JiSif pOSCS. E  ������M^S������������BsrartiM������k.<wr.,K8������trMd.''rSold������Terj-  ~  vftwrgjSjiKpSfe. 03ntment25fcnd6ec. IWcomae.  #jUHia> C������������sch3������, SespafeaTes'witisoMt kbbs,  I  espected had not been felt at all, ancU,  *   " " v        ^^r" day, and as; to mest things not so good,  i6TOl ���������*  Big Brop  811  War Pensions  One-Third .of British War .Widows  Have Remarried ,  The large numhor of war widows-  who have juarrled again is partly responsible for the big drop in war pensions which .Britain paid out l&st year.  Since them fully 3-i per cent, of  the widows on the pension list havo  remarried, aithoug3i there are more  than 2,000,000 surplus spinsters In the  country, ^he government' saved ������14,-  000,000 in pensions- last year. ~-The  greater part of the saving was due to  the large number-  of    children   who  passed" the pensLon. oge.limit of 1C.   ~. -x  Out oC T5-i applicants K>r. vaccination treatment agalifsl rabWs at the  Pasteur- Institute -of Paris last year,  there was -not a*single mortality.  * but the days when ^the applo was  everybody's fruit were ,to that extent  too good to he lost.      Any boy who  lived then could say "Gimme'an apple  mister" and get all the fruit he wanted. Grocers overstocked with apples  rolled a'barrel out on the- sidewalk  and marked them "take one," and  climbing the orchard^fence, for a few  Northern Spies or "Baldwins without  asking the owner's permission was no  ia>  crime.���������I>e4roit Free Press.  U.S. Grain Through Canadian- Ports  "United States- grain shipped from  Canadian ports during the crop year,  September 1, 1922, to-Augu&t 31, 3923,  totalled 55,000,000 bushels, according  to a retort "���������comnilfed bv th������i Bureau of  Statistics. This meant total handlings of approximately ^10,000,000  bushels, as it was necessary for*the  grain to pass through the elevators at  lake ports and at ports of exit.'  You  can' always    judge    "a    man's  , worth by the size of his bank balance.  ==fc  FOR BOYS AND GIRJLS  ������b  **  By E. A. Henry, DJX  . interesting Stories Pofc.YourigJhoika  Published   By   Permission Thomas Allen,  Publisher  (rOh, what do you'want  ���������much;-about that?" said a hoy to his  mother,     ."ft was only a white liel"  And the poor littlo silly .thought  that you goi, your opinion of "a lie by  its colour!   ��������� ��������� % .  Abaci man may heVhite, or brown,  or black,, or yellow, hut he is a bacV  man all the same, The colour does  not matter; and so is a lie a bad  thing, whether it is little or big, or  white or black. 7.  I'll teHyou why,, girls and boys,  1. Whlto lies.give, you a habit of  telling lies, and when you get the  habit  you become a liar!      In fact.  UNTRUTHFULNESS  to talk s6   acts": lies;' *"He-:gets ^by-and-by-'.;so;: .full  can tor's talk it  bow w������v  Catch of Sea Fish ,..-..>  The total eatch of sea. ilsh during  the month of October was 533,572  nwlH., valued nL $1,014^.132^ as com par-,.;  ed with 070,7120 cwts., valued at'$!,-'  ���������!tf3,?10 In October, 1*}2H., Thc-ro werq:'  doorr-aFUMt eiUchefi of haddock, hake,'  noltouk, niackernl, htrllibut, herring,;  sardines stud pilfhiu'dft, and incronscd  ealifFu-K ivb' cod, .snlftlou, albaooro,  n won I fish, loliHli'tv. ana bytdrn'S. 7  Tf.'Mi th'������ '���������nf-lcHt.'thing In  the World  to    j;>i"4j. I     imt   ; J lie "pr-upcr rtntr,s<i for  olhN?rfl to purnue. !  i!^'i::'r''^!!!yrT^'''"'H,':::':*^'^y*?T****'i?*'i^^    *""''"'" ."^^^^^w^ihiii,.  WfmjUFYonVnmwWvy.  ,itat yeii c������n Prantiilia a ;  ,Ca<.'ft������,Uc*lJbyCfttn3UiI������ui  |C������#f y������ur!Ky������nCicl|ini.a*������r Hindi W#*Hfcr-  %m*m Xl4U.iat.VtmK, f r������*l������fttl������ If/Cft CtlUtf*  white lies aro almost the wor.so of tliCi and Htrong,  two,  because  a  big  black  lie  would   them.  scaro you, but,the little white lie cats  into 3-ou without you knowing it,  2. White lies are like that awful  disease called Cancer.'.  Wo hear a lo% about it to"-das%-aiid  the doctors aro putzzled becauso thoy  do not know how to trace It. But It  eats and eats away until some of us  have. aeon.most loathsome forniK of it  consuming tho'poor body/while tho  life Is still there, often in very intense suffering. And^tho doctors say,  "Take caro ot ��������� the first pimple and  have, it cut out." Cancer often starts  in. a Unj^s8pot or the smallest growth.  , Now, tlio ,310,1- flfl Just thp same. lie  starts 'with ita iilmples���������Just littlo  white spots on his language, tongue,  hut they grow tintai they eat away \iia  ,bOHt"jlJf������. .  "'Iitthe Eaet there is a dread disease'  called -Lonv^ay.    ���������;.   ,  Itrqi'ton begins1 with xi Httlo^whlte  spot, .which-.,'grows and, grows until  the body gi-ilti rotten, and the poor follow who baa tho dlseaao hasi to bo  sent away by hlmsolf. Anil w}������lto  4li>8 grow', an-d/grow until .the man be-  eonu-H an evil One, who somntlmeW has  to be Hunt oh hy hlmiicU" in a jail, and  the hoy is Bent off, to somo industrial  homo to keep h:lnu nway so ho cannot  hurt others, untCl lio haisi learned a hot-  tor wnv of lalklnj; and tfylng.  ilc afraid of lb-lie!  8.  They   make    people whom- you  cannot triifit, and almost anything"  C'hio t wouhl wIbIi for you than to bo  one who cannot bo trusted.  Yoia csr.'t rely 03: a Iter.     Mot'.only 5  ������ne who '11*?a with his tongue, but who f  Good Old Days  Were. .No" Better Than fthe Present or  M-CPc   ncCcilt   ��������� im������S  '       ^ -S    ,    - .....  Mourning for* the goo'd "old days Is  general ly. bosh, for the old days were  so better than the days before yester-*  of lies that if you try- to lean on him,  down you go!  Out in tho West, one of the great  wheat elevators at Fort William sud-,  denLy slid down into the -river, because tiio'iCqiiu"a'atioh''^T"a,s.^oojwe*lt' to  hold it up.   '; "'     ���������������������������   ���������' ��������� .    .  .,ls,Ar������u a liar. Is., like .that! . lie Is, a  bad foundation foi\lidme or school"' 6r  society!.    :.: t:il^% s.f~{ 7''7:; ������������������������������������;.���������.���������  ��������� ->He caves-IxiiM itny height.is^pUt'-qn  lli������l. ..,7:      -.-#, '^7' 1:y . ;" '��������� '   ���������>..���������<. -;:    ������������������������ ,7.  . ,Let "tho gfrls and boys "who stufl'y  about these foxes watch this bad one.  and bo straight and true andjipright  so people can, be sure of  I liko tho story I read onco of a  Scottish school-boy who was called  ���������<4I.lUIe Scotch qranltd;? /when the,  'boys we're supposed to tell how often  they had whispered In ^school;���������and i������  th^y'had rucit at all got a perfect mark  called "Ten."���������they got the habit .oC  saying "Ten," oven when.they had  broken th������; school rule. IJttle Scotty  camo, and -although ho waa bright and  Cull oC furi ho would wot Btiy "Ten"���������  nlthough bis record ,got very low.  But ho "fthtingod tlio ������������������vvliolOi.Bcho.oh  lid'was. Always a good "sport, hut he,,  never would toll a'lie to save himself-  At tho eloso of the term lifs was  away tlowm on the Hat, but when- the  teacher said ho had decided to give a  spQolal medal to the most faithful boy  iii.lhii,school and asked io whom ho  would glv-o,It��������� forty voices, called out  , togotlwr, *LUtlO;ScotcU Oranitol"  m~mtmm- HI'.1 i������Mi|ihIiiiiiiiii������Iii������iii   in 1 1 i'm'h  111 ������i> i.imniMin    n "*" ,V "^  t Cough!  Mix MInard'a "with molas&fta and  tafco a.1 teaspoonCul.   Alflo gargle  wlih' Ml'hard'B in. w'nf<*f."'  Mlnard'������-glve������'QUtclc relief.  I  i  rw*tm,mt b. * ,w.  ��������� ,41 ������v 1,1 -: 111 i .-..a, ;���������.,'..::,,'.,���������:, ���������il.ii���������..,^^������wUM������������>������������Mt.w            Bna&ftaliTtiiiirr "*"  i**H**l  ' "    M9  ,������)W������I^W4IUWiW������M^  ' 'wfammmfflrih^ TBM   ItEyiBW,   CB&STOJST, - B,    CL  beware oi imitations  WJemcmcu  ffffaless" %ro\% see the "Bayer Cross" on  package or on tablets you are not getting the genuine Bayer Aspirin .provegjL  sa!te by millions   ..and.,  prescribed ' by%  Sl&^cla^ja^^t^^^^^y^^f^  ^ Colds " Headache  -% Toothache Lumbago  W Neuritis      - Rheumatism  |������ Neuralgia     v Pain, Pain  Accept "Bayer Tablets of Aspirin"  oipy. Each unbroken package con-  ���������t^&s proven, directions. Handy boxes  oi|twelvB tablets cost few cents- Druggists also sell bottles of 24 and 100.  Aisjjiriii is the trade marK ".registered.  in*gCanada > of Bayer Manufacture oC  Monoaceticacidester   of- Salicylicaekl.  m^ans Bayer manufacture, to assist  t������i& public against imitations, the Tablets of Bayer Company will be stamp-  edlwitbu-their- general.-tirade.mark, the  "Sayer Cross."  The. Woman Voters  t *  Votes of Women Do Not Differ Essentially From That of Men  Always when votes are counted it is  found that-the^pte of women does not  differ essentially from   that of   men. a /  This does not mean that ^ the -women IS  v<0te    as    the   men advise. - It only>J?  means that all memhers of "the family j ?  now vote together in the same fashion j  that all the male members voted together."    In practice, the family is the  political unit.      Whether the husband  has the vote or the wife has it, or both  have ���������ft,.the.jresult J[s much ...the same,  except l������a������&TOith wome^KsuSfragoptlie  family' w,ith women in It- has greater  political- power than it had when only  the mal^^i^rs^la .vote���������Van-  WHEN YOUR  THROAT IS SOHE  I-  Prominent Journalist Dies  couver  immigration Frospects Good  It may ,be- only a  slight cold now-  just a tickling in  the throat.'  ' But ���������iittl9 coids  soon toyf- large* and  dangerous. Often  they' b e come * chronic,  develop catarrh and  end In consumption.  C a t a r rhozone la  the remedy. It dra-jrs  I    *W^ K inflammation^, .and  --^^renesS'^strof "th.^throat'." ������~2������el*eves  -ihe cou^h; 6Ut#"out the phlegm? makes  breathing-- easy,, kills any germs lodg  if; rank, Cobb, Veteran   Editor of   New  j&."      "'York World is'Dead  f* Frank " Cobb," veteran    newspaper-  fium,*%ditor of the New York World:  .T*itVd7' recently   at   his home in. New  ftTorlc after ?������������ illness cf six months.    .  j������FA.   Reader    of liberal, journalism;, in  SjSrew' York for   many'   years,    Frank  ���������Jvln'g: "'Cobb -was" the champion of an  SBditorial-cainpaign waged ' on   behalf  Of the-_League of Nations.      He was  ���������a. .close   personal   friend   of   former  president Wilson.*  H Even after illness caused his con-  t.lnPiilHiH.    IU     UGV)    ZAW    I.VUI.U1UCU     tu    uiv.  ;|ate editorials 'hi. favor' of vWide participation, by the United States in world ! I i  ai^iigiiMli  ill  eii in tho xuucuum -iiliiuB O"  or lungs. ' -      Affairs  -_?J_J������InS"' CATARRHOZONE    JN- || H a. scholar, a linguist, a phil  JtiAJLtbijfct. now anct    again    you    Keep i %      , ,-���������*������������. -,,  the passages free from germs, and |sopher, a. scienSst,, a ^aveller���������a re-  thereby prevent coughs^ and colds. Smashable, combination of human abil-  Get    the    Dollar -  outfit, it lasts two h|ty.'   ' He,knew" political economy and  was a historian. Aoove an, ne was  jjfe'leader of liberal progress in the Eng-  jjish-speaking world. ������������������ .  ~  II  mDMEhs;, small   size,   5������e;    sold   by  MrjuggfBt6.      Refuse  a  substitute  for  Catarrhozone^-   By   mail   from   The  Catarrhozone Co., Montreal.  The Drug Evil  Less  R. J. Fleming was elected president  of'the- Toronto -Railway*"' Company, "id  replace Sir Win. Mackenzie.- ��������� ������������������  ' - - -  The French Government has decided to open- a campaign against the  slow but steady Increase in the cost  of living.  On her first trip to St., John, the bag  C.P.R. steamer Mont iLaurier, former-*"  3y the "Empress of India, landed 866  passengers. , Of these 702 were, new  Canadi^;:set������erl! 300 of' whpdbVere  from Finland-5-r1"'?** ai. i*1-^  T^tfo  Reasons .Why "There- ISHoufe Be  Flow of Iminrtgration  From  Great  Britain Next Season  The nest season, it is expected, will  see a greater flow of British emigration  to Canada than at any time, since before the.war. ../This effect will have  two causes. One of the exhaustion  until July oi the British Q-aota^permit-      -������- uesicusc =ii  ted under the United States three per 1 cotie   drugs   which   entered   .Canada  w  ���������:^!r:^r.-:t->.n inr-.^     T-c-cthf-"!* ^55! durln.*?   the   "J2 - months which ended  the decision of the Canadian Govern- j with November; in  comparison with  ment,     announced     at   the   ������Icohbmic  Conference,  to  further  assist British  emigration to the "Dominion.    "        ���������'  New Avenue of. Employment  Narcotic   Drugs "Enter   Canada  During Past Year  1  A ���������      -I--  ~- a������    j.1. ,  ���������_! 1.1, rt  * r m,*  I   V  ������?*������*-  V  Paml H the Kiisdes,:; ) - j  "*      "   Stiffiiess In Joints,  Quickly Subdued By'Nerviline  <���������"' -Those" who'-iiave tested "'out numerous liniments  will agree that wliere  ; soine"thing"'is' needed - to"" dislodge * "a  deep^-seated, more orsless chronic con-  rdifion,   there   is   nothing  to   compare  with Nerviline.   "it's  because Nerviline penetrates so deeply, .because it  has about.five times the strength of  the ordinary oily preparation, "It "has*  come to be known as   King  over all-  Pain.   "- For.   Rheumatic     conditions^  inusuclar - fend-' joint.stiffness, JNTervI-  -line works-wonders.    -A-trial-proves  this.     Get a 85 best bottle from your  dealer today.' '' - '"*-"'.     ~   -;  ��������� Creation  ol'^a  division of scientific  resea^gi It^the gaair^ .asad^cold ^stor  agriculture. ,  /  A standard of living for the unemployed such as is. laid down" ia the  Canadian Labor Gazette was demanded by thJ'',^v|nciaT'iho^td^the Independent ^aotfi' palt-bS'-, in a i-esolutioii  For Empire. Exhibition  Alberta Prize-Winning Grain Goes to  London  The ��������� world beating Alberta^ grain  which^took topmost honors s- at the  Chicago show will be displayed^at  the British Empire Exhibition in lion-  flnn  the preceding corresponding period, is  shown in a report made public by the  Dominion ^Bureau" of Statistics.  During the period under review^  4.J82 ounces <>r^oftaine were ungoyied,  as |igaittst"-Sf51^ oUnces tot, tfie* same  time ia 1922. "-<morph'ine alsVshoes' a.  decline, 9,239 ounces reaching Canada in 1923, as compared with 10,609 in  the iprevidul^^^^monthsv/ ..The\������uanv  tity oi crude opium imported" during  "the "'peritfS" dealt "witli by the* report  was 1,100 ounces, as, compared ������with  1,153 ounces Jcor the 12 months,ending  with November, .1922. * -*.-,-  Figures Indieating the" quantity of  cocaine imported Into " Canada "are  not" given, but it is shown" that ?l-t,-  000 worth eamo into the country  during, the' 12, months which epded  with November, 1923, as compared .  with $10,000' in the previous period.  CHILDHOOD AILMENTS  t|>emand Now'for British Worjkmen in  "* Co'ritinenta! Europe  ng< to : tlie - Franco-British  ligreemehtr for the employing of British workers in France, the,publication  gr/Aiito saj^s" that only, some j.Yv- Silt-  $sh. workmen are at present employed  ,:Sii French works," and these are almost'  ijmtirelyj"in the motor ear industry.  The "paper adds that they - evidently    have    given    satisfaction, . since j.  .French firms are now* ready to take  further    contingents.      One    firm   is  ^prepared to* employ ,300 men;-  \      ; ~ ,-,  A firm of ,matpr car?buiiders invAnt-  II  H  II  This famous household "  cleaner and disiofeer^nt  . is now made in Crystal  Flakes instead of powder. It is the fosf household Iva nn the instrketi  US���������:   It  for-cleaning-  and disinfecting, sinks,  closets, drains, etc.;  destroying vermin;  softening water; making soap;cleaning������ioors,  greasy pots and pans,  etc.; removing paint,  etc. /  Avoid inferior and dan*,  gerotis substitutes. Get'  the genuine article in  cans as reproduced.bes  low.  Verp is requesting GQ~ British experts,  and 11 have alreadyrf left- Engl and to  -accept the positions oifei-ed.  ������  f*  A i*i������ono-Atv������ A*nf e     ni**\    V������ntn������r    tino������lA  for^^the^exb^bitihp ;be^sen_t' forward ,a"f  part 'tpf^ thei.-seed grdin 'display frbui,  Canada-.while, it^ is also proposed, to  passed iii\^ihijSpeg; ������-  "Explai������tng^ia? lils ^tiblic" duties  would not ��������� permjt of his coming to  the United State! n't ���������this time. General Smuts said he had long looked  forward to s'uclx. a visit, whenever his  official work wbuldpdrmit.  Negotiations' with Great Britain for  a special liquor treaty havo progress-  fed another stage with the transmission to Londpn or* United States suggestions/ ?tOf tne JEirjltiBh u'ounter.-draft  of   vtnb' ''ordinal*'  XJriitod" States pYo-.  The AUsti-alian dovleihihenl 1ms instructed    the    Commonwcultli    High  Commissioner   in   London-  to   warn  'shippers  of the forthcoming prohibition"   on    the    importation of- cattle,  shoep, swine and goats from Great BrI7  tain .in view of the'presence of foot:  nnd mouth diseases in England. ^  ���������.'   A ^chilq). fc|^h^o0ay^iJifeT'������h^:^  of li^morSyJiisk o flifia? iheiu������liad*one  ���������'born'TIS. yoara ago,' said Sir William^  iWhoolor,. presidehi of-tlio RoyaVCol-j  lego of Surgeons of Ireland, In ran ad-j  dress to.the students.     Medicine.:aridj  surgery, ho asserted, have made great*]  or advances during tho'last-25 years!  than   during    the    25 preceding cen-  '"turies., : ������������������'! f������7jf%$   ^< ^".���������Mf  placo^the  hi tion oh, display iaf -the:  provincial seed fair in Edmonton.  It is. proposed to make the exhibit  in London an industrial rather than a  decorative one and commercial pros-,  pects will he kept largely in mind in'  order to secure increased trade for tlie  Dominion.���������Edmonton Bulletin.  Getting to Know Each Other  t      - y.  Removh-ig Prejudices TKrough Getting  '   Better Acquainted '' '  ": A -������������������ pleasant play a now running in  London, .shows us an American and an  Englishman, who, coming together  bristling..with, prejudice, learn ^by'the  simple process .oiTloiowing; "each "other  Wbe the oest.of friends. Perhaps it  la only on the stage and in proverbs  that to know everything - is to forgive  reverything. 3 We cannot be sure.that,  :T3ie ��������� ailments of ehSldhogd���������r-eonstl- as a prescription, for peace and geod-  patioh,- indigestion, colic, colds, etc.���������- will hetweeii individuals.; it is'fnvar-  can he quickly banished through ihey.or-.r J^P,������������������Mq-.^a +,���������? +t.0-o i������ W+n������������  use ol Baby's Own- Tablets: They l^K efficacious , But there is little  are a hiild by thorough laxative which] doubt that if nations knewonfc another  instantly   regulate "the   fbowels   and  Alberta to   India  ^ .Tliis   (announces a   correspondent)  is the  exact wording oi.. a letter received fey a storekeeper   in   a    smali^  town   in"' Alberta.     The'" friend   who  sent'it "averred"that the writer, owner  of a remote-quarter-section, was Irish'.  ''For Heavens sake send me a S r������un<  ax.   ,   Our  stoarkeepers   heer  wun   *������  .place in a turtil rac sum yeer3 hack  and bin shortwlnded cince."���������Times oV  India.  sweeten in.e siomaccu jmey. are guaranteed to contain no harmful drugs  and" can'be given to*the youngest' baby  with perfect safety. Concerning them.  Mrs. Alcide Lepage, Ste. Beatrix, Que.,  writes:���������"Baby's Own Tablets-were of  great help to my baby. Thejr regulated her bowels and stomach and made  her plump and well." -The Tablets  are sold, by medicine dealers or by  mail at 25c "a box from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,. Brockville, Ont.  Mother! Give Sick Baby  "California Fig Syrup"  Clean  Harmless    Laxative   to   Clean    Liver  and Bowels of Baby or Child  - >  "E^cn-.cohetlpat-.:^' " '   ���������- -  * -  ed;"bilioits,sfeyer='r" *  lsh, or sick, colic  Babl^Vancle Chilis<,,  dron loyo.to, .tako.     ,|  genuIno^Callnw^'i,  nia   Fig   Syrup."  regulates' tho^eM':': 'h  der^llttlo. bo^r,cfeg  .so ;$'nic������ly;,-^. %%-t  B w bue t b &'���������&''��������� th*S /^  ' stomach   and -sthrta   the " liver  bowelsjicting wlthQUfc griping,  tains no narcotics or soothing drugs.  Say "California'' to your druggist and  CrcLici' tiro   w-uxiii   nuum   wc uic jlhhji������i������<  -Londoiu Daily Telegraph.  No Sunday Ctothes  The average ' mail - in the United  States no "longer has a "Sunday suit of  clothes," but ho*owns an- auto or is  buying one on the instalment plan, according to a���������natiqn-wlde survey made  .by the National^ Association of Retail  Clothiers. ^  Wbi'-mk-.' Iiowever ~ generated. ' are'  found in the digestive tracts, where  they set up disturbances detainiental  to-the health of" the child. There  can be no comfort for the little ones  until the hurtful intruders have been  expelled. An,., excellent ^.preparation  for this pnrposil'caa.Se-_haS|iii. Miller's  Worm. JE*owders. ,-i =*23iey'wzii immediately destroy the worms ?md correct  - V 4i:'.lPleft%C^Wa������Br iS JZJti .e -  .The" ���������%mottn't '"'tit - water-'������wi������bin tb'e^  crust" of the earth Ss enormous,  amounting to-l565.G06,Q0&,0D0.<M>0 cub3c  yards. This va'stv accumulation, if  placed upon .the earth, would cover  its entire surface to a -uniform depth  of from 3,000 to 35,000 feet. k  Minard's Liniment for Dandruff  and  Con-  %^������ffim&���������,  -VJt-npw���������' '"' - v.- ������������������-��������� ��������� ���������'l-j:.��������������� --.-'���������;��������� ",--.',���������' -.-f..'ji't ^i:.':: *��������� -^  * ���������ir"iwinii:(yi-Cr'\f ^  c1,' m. ,tK, l*; W "m '-^ ' *������������������,    M,    '������}\  KlDr  , Cat-^liSjjHave-JMa'n'y' Ujste.av  From..tho';;pat|t|iM fauh^inU almost  every H^nip, ^oldm}i4%#W Wccoed-  ,0(1 In tnMini%ii^miW^iinW 'cloth.  Hoots jotM\Q weed produce starch nnd  augar, tho pollen, has boon..used- as a  flour:~to make bread, tho brown spileos  mal?e an oxcolieiit subfltltuto for'sllk,  finu;^i9:������u1^dQ>'^ ;l8:v^alhablo\'t9r  sluillng pillows. Tlio plant was ikrst  discovered by ,;|hd Iroquois Indians  and; during thb Groat War, it was -ox-  t^UHively ���������" -''uftf-d throughout, Central  Knropo.  How Interest -Accumulates  ���������     ^ ���������>  Legacy  'of    One     Hundred  , Dollars  Reaches" Large ^utri |n a Century  ^he town of ^Qosbenr Mass.;' ha"s  jusl henefttteiV.tolthe oxfcat-.of ?^9,S50  from an ddd'SS'lll^drawn' tip'by-John  James over one hundred yeova ago.  He acted as moderator. at tho .first  -town meeting in 1783. 'Ho then drew  up a will,'probated shortly after his  death in. 1804...reading, "1 eiyq'to %\\o  tbwn of" (Qpshen p^faiag of $1^0, ilio  fund .id . '..romaiavy^'touchea1 ^or 100  ���������years,:;after^jniy'-,'��������� decj^asei -,the ,amount  then to be used for the support of the  Congregational minister and for public I system, no,. caWu ,cau . no r. oeaiw-..  ��������� iVZ ���������,','* .--,��������� ten* *ti".j.' JiijiM rt������l Mother Graves' ;Worpu :Exterminator  building/!     in 3907 tho faolectmen of   ^ an excolWnt tncaicino4td7destroy  Goshen found thq $^Q0, with itttorest! TO>,v������i������      '        ,.7f.,7 y ���������ymi  compounded, had hecon>o $19;866.',,?J?hey  ���������htivo n'bw''built ��������� a'il^'na'Bpm'o^nubHc Hb-1  .np.ry.Ior >3J0,BB.<! *ty& appropriated the j  Oh Analy?-U 66.3 Per Cent.������  Oil from, tho British-American well  at Wainwtight, when the water was  eliminated, contained .66.3 per centjof  lubricant, {accordfog to analysis of a  sample made by J. Fowler, of the  Technical Institute,-Calgary. ���������  Ask For Increase  A return to 1921 rates, involving an  increase for 12,000 men employed by  the Canadian National Railway, is be-  Ing asked for by"the'"Canadian' Brother-  Wainwrlght Buffalo for New Zealand  Three buffaloes are being sent from  the Buffalo "Park at vTalnwrlght to  Auckland, New Zealand, where they  will be placed in the Zoological Gardens in that city. .     '"  ���������aothfiY da  hi  of  otid"  of'**������*  Unless worms bci expelled' from the  system,   no���������. child   can   bo r healthy.  bRlanco, $8,800. for' the: Congregational Church of'Goshen. ,7"'  '���������.(���������'  ���������AOthev day wit*  Steal as. fele&fi.  ' luff, *>t yrotru4-������  htsjJTttSffi- iMm   ____T������������1lu*vi>4������aBnt    ma. a ������oxt all  Xoronto.  S������mipl������ uoffree It you tnenUoa tali  paX������riM������,*WftW*M^  MONEY O&DERS  , Var your out. oI;.������o-y*a-.a.c^puatf by Doraln-  lon-  Eiprew ;' Sloner Order*, .f. five dollars  casta three ;e������ili,- ':*K"       7 '4i ^. -A-  mm vmmtmm������������������������ill -~���������kjmm��������� ill      n,   V.   .  J!  I' '��������� "When ���������' ��������� 'm oney   inlli;������;.; IV? ln������ always  :suro %C'aw';apprcciatlyer:hudIehcoV<",":':  " ������n   Prophets and Profiteers,:.  jjTlio': dlfferenco between a prophet  and El pro-fttQer is that tho ono Is  not vrlthout'honor save in his own  country, nncl tlie other Is without hon-  oi* in his own country and every where  ������������������������������*-"  OtBO.-  -Boston Transcript.  YHZ.   NEW   rNENOH   HKMHDV."  THERAPIONM0 1  THERAPKONN0.S  THERAPlQNNpI  V������.l r������rBUtddsrCatarrh., Mo.������for mood*  akin DImmum. M*.tr������rOhfr������BtcW������akn������������ae������.  ������otr>������vuK������t������iHacH*MJaTK,riiic5]wi-v������ii.f.>i������-.3i.  |������K.U������Cl.������ii-ci'������������.C������.H������-?*r������t<>cl'B<������.N.W:S.l.onslon.  ok Mah. SI i-KUii ������. rn������H: s-r. r. vrt. tokwio.  o������ *ta. St. r.ui. ������m������.itT vvwt.  Mont������K������.T,.  \  -7-iWMhby'"'iftnovy*^;,.' '������"]*  you Himro tho tlmo  for  un  -,:\Y,7 '$tf]i  ir������o5  "Could  hour's talk?"  "Certainly.," -My wlfo has Just'-told  mo Bho'il bo ready In. a minute.���������Exchange   , ,.".':vi :    ������������������''..  AsU for Mlnard'B and t*lk������ no other  >,.:-.-.;���������  ���������IIIWHimiUtfMllll  m  ms  amgm  mmmmmmm  :*,-,     :     ,...,���������     \  ^*w.wr,. THE CRS&TOX BBVISW  V .  V*  IHfc  U  ������a-Bh, raiA ������������������*-������������������-������������������  KtVltlV  Subscription :��������� $2.30 a year in advance*  ������������.������ww) u.0. poinie. -  * O. R Ha-tbs, Editor and Owner.  OBBSTOK.  B.O..  FRIDAY, FEB. 22  "J*������������ ������ianor FrafiSo  lu&uts-SC*  In connection with village incorporation the attention Of the  Keview has been drawn to an effort  being made in certain quarters to  ������tir up opposition to local municipil  iz&tion amongst the' ladies by pass  ing out information to' we effect  that no liquor profits will !se paid  the town unless a, government  liquor store is opened in Creston.  more tnan    tne    presenv  Victoria vray of running things;  Latest tax notices to hand indicate, that for tho whole Creston  school district provincial taxes total  ������3000, so that oar previous ass-s^p-  tion fchat ��������� the village area ' paid  IS3000 wouid SooBs earcte resssaablf*,  I and as our ether figures a* to tr**i9  licenses. Shes, liquor profits, asotor  license and betting machine revenues were taken from official- returns I  in that connection, there can be no  disputing the fact that 3sad village  municipilation .been- effective last  year Creston would have had S7GGG  ***���������   fl#i*a   iljaavvool      - ..  Tiiose who have taken stool*; .of  expenditures in. the proposed tillage  areas last year ^freely   admit   that  .,-1- - =. .. ������ j*  <s-  WWVk    .        . _.     _ , .  XZUB IS SUUUli  ������������   UIUUlSv  _   #_������   ������-. laun-  hood as ever was tittered because  such newly-created villages as Tad  ause and Mission, as well as the  rural -area of Coldstream, are all  shown to have received liquor rev  enues for 1923 and certainly none  of them, have liquor stores.  Incidentally, it may interest the  retailers of this malicious misinformation to know that the committee has a letter from the attorn  ey-seneral In which is given the lie  direct to the no-store  profits canard.  (SKST  fV -  ���������v  wts^fr   ������w������<rx������MiL- It fern.  ������)-*���������������       n������*w������*nllw  expended, leaving 'Creston shortchanged a matter of $5000.00 for  last ye&r alone.  Citizens who can really eonceivs  of worse business than sending seven thousand dollars to Victoria and  getting hardly more than two  thousand of it back are almost as  refreshing to meet as the Artemus  Ware! eh&raeter who enjoyed booriS  ing house hash.  \wiSI entw&i wtil -M*������mss������t������i������&n  c -  ueuautio  Bl������"  Kuew  what he waeSeating���������and, we trust, S  no~liquor4joat as rare. "He who does me  once shame on him; he who does  me twice, shame on me.**  About the Cost  Perhaps the most interesting  char-caters encountered in municipal  discussions that* are so prevalent is.  the fellow ??ho would have one be  lieve that he hailed from Missouri,  and still demands to be shown that  village government  will   not-   cost  QQIUVIM %2@&ds &tm dspssdohle  Those Favoring the District  MamcipaHiy Shouid  SpeedUpl  ~Kt7  UUlLfitS  fAl  50-lb. Sacks  A correctly balanced ration that  takes the place of milk. We  have no hesitation in recommending it becan<te several off  our customers have tried it.  out and they tell us they never saw a calf feed to equal it.  A generous supply of it came  ��������� ���������������������     AM ������������������������     1 *mi mmm*      mWrndWrn mm  BSM   WB     I4W9I  Jacksons  Creston Board  of Trade's representative is iiowc at Victoria acqnir  ing direct firsthand  to the procedure ^followed in ereat  iiig bath district and . village muu  acipalities, and before returning t?*t������  intention is for him to very de&nUe-  ly investigate   all -the   angles   of  municipal    administration     in   at  j. least a couple of  both these  styles  t of local self-government.  Tlie case in   f^r'ot   bath   ;tbe  village*snd  district"  municipalities  has been well  stated, .seemingly, if  one   may- judge   by   the   limited  amount off outspoken   opposition to  self govwnnnerit that is so far man  ifest, and the best possible evidence*  that favorable consideration will be  given either off the proposed   forms  of home rule is unmistakably man -  if est in   the   willingness - of a.small  group of board of trade members to  -guarantee someconsiderablenxpense  involved in   sending   a   represenfc-  |ativ%   to. assemble   tjie   no   small  [amount   of    information   requisite  and necessary to enable those interested to pass intelligent  judgment  in such an important matter.  In connection with the enterprise  of the townspeople who are pushing munioipilissation it. ift to be  hoped that the fanners, who are  desirous  of  seeing a district mun  icipality come into being,   will^not  information as 1 committee intends- to  ��������� tlae esterit off securing  get the idea that the board of -trade  carry on to  a showdown  on both propositions now before the  Valley citizenry. * As the 'Review  understands the move the board's  intention is only to" secure and present all the facts- .-Jn connection  with the two forms of  self-govern-  as far as the matter has got.    Dis  trict municipilization is much like  the weather;- everybody is talking  about it but no one is doing anything about it. *- Those partisan' to  villagajrule are quite-willing tocon  sifter .'going into the larger govern?  ing project but they have absolutely" no intention of canvassing the  ruralpa'rts  for ,an ^expression   of  School estimates tor   I9&4  at  total Si3.4$i.    .  ment.    When  these������are submitted, opinion, nor of waiting-very" long  should the sit*iiatsctir:%i.rrant. ��������� it is  quite certain a push" will be made  to have a village ' created���������axtd not  very much time will'' intervene between the submission of the delegate's report and the start at circulating village incorporation petitions, n-r-  We make this quits clear for the  benefit of those who- favor the district organization. :JWLr. BSdmond-  son has made out a Very strong case  for the bigger self-governing area  and much of the ' rural opinion  seems to favor it, but that, is about  enfi'iSBB   iHrABKR"  Saturday, MARCH  for.jsqme definite move ?.iU thei^uts?  direction to he made by those who  profess friendship for the'Valley-  wide incorporation.  DO YOU PREPARE?  Do yon prepare'for the unexpected cuts^or  bruises, and other minor ailments occuring  daily?  Give yonr medicine chest the once over.  Now in tlie time to' .slock tip on  Lint, Gauze Bandages,  Absorbent  Cotton, Acid Boric,  Epsom Salt*  Iodine, Peroxide, Etc.  We  stock   onlv  tho best,  and   invite your  inspection.    Remember we  ������/re   here  to  serve yort.  n <h  Garpsitir and Satinet Maker  -  ]L*te of H.SI. Workshops]  WORKSHOP: Park Av*., ORK9TON  P".0. BoxSS  9. % +4BI  81  r  jut:  Par  Pianoforte, Organ and  Singing Lessons  ARTHUR CQLUS, Crenton  I .A  1  f.O. Baa H  pr II.  AT THE MILL.  ^.  a  Kr fli I Iel-OA I WAY." Llfl.  Druggist*, dk Siatiotmm  V.      ^&"lSk   BP |ES������WI   i^jww qB^Bbw     j  v\w m mi/,  \DAVID BELASe0'$//  Exhibition  and Ensure the "  Accommcdation You Wish.  Gresten Baksry  ^  <-%!   ���������t*^''f***������'"''*!*|g  Agents will gladly make Rc/wrva-  tiona,  arrange Faanports and  '' ftiyo full infotr.natibcB.   -,  'mWJWmWwf   TOB**<Wl^5^  Train &*w*vIoa  A8K YOUR. AOteNT TO BAY  i ' ���������   *  ANAOIAN PACIFIC  Moir ind Keiison  . *_,  l*4one better  , i . i -'. ^ ������������������.  BMg M  RIPP* C3Br      aaw  -.- - -       ���������   ,     ..',������������������������������������      ,, p  EIDlv  ��������� la Ml Xm ������������������ VI  ^3 i3l3 ^q^q^S|^7  mbmmmmmmmw  ��������� f  lil������l iliilil.il  mmm-jmmmmmmmtmmmmmi  mmWmWt,  mmmsm  mm SATURDAYS  MONDAY SPECIAL  \ ���������  /i.  a  EitgiSIsIa  f^ifiipjiiHiii^  lAiH^iiuiiiu  Trail trustees are asking the council  to strike a tax rate this yea.r that will  realiase jS6u^0(K>.for school purposes^  at.  will**  ���������~m������    ^M"  (km WW  '���������ferfl  ill  J"  There -is    much   talk  jtins Kooieuninn Is uK������t emphatic ss  tieuylns the existence of-even <n esm&te  case of scarlet fever at'KabIo.      \     v" .  _ Joe Walkley, who has a'small farm  near.Crahbrook, bad fourteen sheep  killedrby dogs one evening last weefc.  .Because he has pulled nut'an acre,  and a half of trees A. 13- Kayy "������ P������n-  ticton growery-faad hia._as8essnient"eut  SSCO- " -   " ~ -       -       . ~ -   ���������  -'ToJbake caTe of increased school expenses this year .Cranbrook tax rate  will probably^ have to be raised two or  three niillsr'  about  ratines, basket * weaves, voiles,  etc;, but as usual Jthere is much  doing about Gingham's. Crisp  forerunners  of   spring,   casting  ii _-l.^j - ~e ^in...n  ���������   BIl������kUiiV kb vy ui Vic-was.  In order to keep the youth  ucmci      uiiuc  ofKaslo  so&r-Kwhnt better under "control- the  council will introduce the curfew -bell  aext month. ~ -    _  A brass horn over' three feet in  height nnd weighing about 30 pounds  has* iu?i wef. added to the equipment  of Grand Forks band.  i"n������  ������������������IT���������J_���������^^   ���������������. .& tf 6-ju.n.  y?������<������e������������  >  before them, -For Saturday and  jsea-oagday wo oirer-a very superior  -quality'English Gingham in -a  great variety - of patterns���������  checks, stripes, and Just everything���������colorful ' Ginghams, for  house frocks, * childrenV frocks.  eta.  1 financed by tbe business men are mak-  |j ing winter life pleasant,For Cranbrook  s^.:���������  Sttilsi  BOTHER  frises  F  LANOAGT  .1  . r     *.; pre-emptions    r-    -  Vjacant; '-unreserved, - surveyed  ������...own 2sui#a,may be pre-empted by  toritlsh'Bubjeet-B^ over 18* years oi age,  ..rJI      ������...      _1������.���������...      __      .*....���������.._������.������._      <������.������^.n.������ln.r  ..H-w     **^      ������..������������'.������������,     vn      .��������� I) in    .ill n.||     ������������*^.������> .,..���������...-  j.g become . British subjects, condl-  tlonar upon - residence, .occupation,  and improvement for agricultural  iiurpaseaf. *���������"-��������������� '   *  Full Information concerning regu- -j  atfons regarding" pre-emptions la  tsiven In Bulletin No. 1, Land Series, :  Haw to Pre-empt Ijand," copies.of  which can be obtained free of charge  b-y addressing; tho Department of  ijanda, Victoria, .BJO; or to any Gov-  ���������n assent Agent,  Records will be granted covering  i.aly land aultablo for agricultural  purposes, aiid which is not timber-  land, l.������., carrying over 6,000 board  Ceet per acre west of the Coast Range  and 9,000 feet per acreseaet of that  Range.  Arinlie^Moria f������v <pre-'fiBnpi!esss are  . w be addressed to the L#and\Co'imr  . ilsslohcr of'the Land Recording ������>l  v ision, ln which the land applied for  is situated, and are made on printed  forma, copies of which can be ob-  iSlned from the XrfMid Commissioner.  Pre-emptions must be occupied fot  , five years and improvements made  to value of |10 per acre, including  clearing and cultivating at least five  acres;"before a Crown Grant can be  .ccelved. ''  For more detailed Information woe  the Bulletin' "How to Pre-empt  ]LaJtiri.w  PURCHASE  Applications aire received for pur.  chase of vacant and unreserved  Crown lands", not "being tlmuorland.  .for agricultural purposes; minimum  price of flret-olaes (arable) land Is IS  Kr acre, and second-class (groalng>  nd $8.80 per acre, Further Information regarding purchase or tease  of Crown lands Is given In Bulletin  No. 10, X*ond Series, "Purchase and  I^eauo of Crovn Lnnda."  Mill, factory, or Industrial sites on  timber land, not exceeding 40 - acres,  may be purchased or leased, the conditions including payment ol  HtumpOfre.' ���������'��������� '-'  HOMESITE  LEASES  Utisttrveyo'dl areas, hot exceeding 20  . acres, .roay ,be leased as lumiot-l tun,  conditional upon a dwelling bolnn  erected In thn tlrst year, title beln-t  obtainable after residence and im ���������  provomont conditions are fulfilled  and land has been surveyed,  :������������������   \:r.::i&&*- :      .:  For (ftixalufs uud Ittduuiflul , purpose* areas not exceeding ������4������ acr������8*  may ho leased by one person or ><  company.   7  ���������''���������,    GRAZING  ,  Under the Graalng Act the Prov-"  inoeW divided into~gracing di-itrlrt^  ana the r^are Udmlnlsiercd under -i  Oroslng Commissioner. ', Annu W  Kraslng, perinltu are Issued based cm  nnmbers- ranged, priority h������ln-c jrlvm  i'l      ...M lM.Mifw.f.*>^W, .   W V. .4ta������. U. ,   M.V^M,    W'k.. i.%*,  may 'form   M.������sbchntlons    for >"rnn������s*  manoitemet't: Fr#������. or jwurtuilty f-<^-  ���������ia-.-.mlt������ arti avallisble for ������<sti������<������r-Hi  ramneim   and   traveUer*r,   up   to   t������n  nf-n������f, ^  HoBsland ratepayers h������ve just carried:  the necessary by law authorizing the  borrowing of $14,000 to Improve the  town waterworks system.  At Cranbrook the C.PR. has-been  given a 10 per cent.'cut in its assess-  ment, which'will deprive " tbe-tpwri of  about $500 of taxes thife year..  Pentieton l������ petitioning ^the federal  ttuth<n'ities" for" a new postoffice hnild-  lnSu'  T������ ai! and tteveli>t������Vke would like  | new buildings of this sort, too.  ,* In "order to help hitspitat financing  the*'mayor und four councillors h t Pen-  ticton have each donated   $50 of thesr~  !S!S4'.salanes4.o that institution.  , Bossland citizens, are-going,-to bed  thirstyJth������?senights. Owing to-������le������k  iu the siwtfn'-, or othetv csnser, |ht������ water  eftspplyls short,- and is shut off evej  nights.,      -'] -  * Still .-tnt-jthervgara^e, is being opened  in CFanbrook,"~ the;   latent   greasent-ck  Itemg B. J^T. Wtfiionof Regina.    This  n^ui^M-io^-inf4lv'������r^  lishments infthiit tciwn.     7 ".- ------���������. k  The Cr������nbro<jk Courier estimittes.  t"hat there ai-e 700; lumberjacks ������ra  gf^.jjJi-ljj-TCnst, *R^oot-en*fys "and.that the  *40<>;h(Wr������ thv idle men.       * ?j  " P������*eident^Ho"we"of the Aww-ehpted  QriiwefH beiicv������-8 that tne best results  iu mtirkf ffhg ap"pl������-s" "will he- t������btamed  by eliminaLiug the 'Extra Fancy**  Krade "lmoRt completely.  Suntuierland claims to have the best  Optimism is demanded of the citl*zens  h*y the lierald due "to the factT febat  boat and train travel oat of Penticton  is as good as usual so far this year.--   .  - According to the Herald the -Pen-  tietoa prcswers "n&& looking for a nett  return cat. apples sold through the  Associated of 23 cents on crates and 50  cents a box on wrapped' fruit.  The Associated Growers of "B.C. es=  peels to have all the 1923 apples sold  by the end off February, and pools  cTesed and- final payments made ail  growers by the middle of March. j  "WKiIb* the teutint'Wj h!ot>k wit.ii rnnst-!  aii other citizens of'the town ^vera at  a hockey match' last3 -%veek three "residences in Rbssiafid were burned to the  grbi������n*l= Tbey - were worth about  $3000 each.   \   t   "  TheJNews repttrta |hat the grain  feeding- of pheasi&nts and qua.ll * this  winter In the Okanagan, due to the  excessive snow and cold, has been the  means, of saving the lives ofinany of  these aiiras.   ���������~"    -  $46,000 is required for school purposes this year at Penticton, of which al-  EkiOSt S40tvOG goes i-n nala5;i*-H. The  government grant is $10,000 on sal*.  ai-ies, and another $2000 will come ou$  of.the liquor grant.  Pentifttsin citizens   appear   to   have  fLs was the case for the &atne month a  ������e������������r ngo. At- le������st t-be !^4 c������������n**M"tip-  tion of electric light was only 1.25 per  cent, less than in 1923.  Broweit, and which he was taking  frous Canyon-to Lizard Creek, went  down into a, s&fi spot on the hill road  almost to-ihe ��������� half way mark of -- the  bpiler. -SStfter a few hours work with  teams and the push-, of all hands that  coul*S g������t~ handholds on the engine it  was safely extracted Kind proceeded on  -ts journey.  *--<��������� -    I������   Algllfp  H*1n#A������������^&l^   c^A**S?5A ������"**?fc  iil bBly  ������!ii1dg������������������IB;$I$  ^UWDAV. FEBRUARY   2<4>  ~ -���������". --'\ORESTON  -     * 'i.SO p.cs.  *>��������� .RED HEtfER ESTRAY  . 'Came"to the premises of tb&"������ndes-������-  signed Ol* or- ������4><������n^ N������MM������miiw- *i wt. I&sHj  one red  heifer;   some   white^ romitig  two years-oldiT' Owner can have^saESBr-  on pt������>vin|-; pr-sperty   and.   pMyin's*   ������ll  _���������_���������_^���������^       *>   iq>    i iG<-iu������u*u-t>"ark%*r  ������������a.j������sr������������  ���������    ���������    --- ���������   ton.  . ... . .   _        f*~~^*  MRS. J. b%. P. CROWSPTOI*  1st Glaea Honors I.S.M.  PIANOJUCS������>NS^ --  Advanced S^ylls Otiljr  - J. A. Pi CROMPTON^  Singdng Lessons. * Piano Tansag.  im Oraisgs Lodge. Be. 2095  Shoe and   Harness  ainnev  New Stock of  JL liAI I ICiJ"3  Secona* Hand Store in  ������>������#r������#B������������������.������a������w*s  ' Meets'THI&0 THURSDAY-of ,  each    monfch"    stX    Mercantile" ..  SLs.il.    Visiting brethren cordj-  ally invited.  ERIC OLSON ,w.Mf4; Shoe and Harness Repairing  KB  raLCAl  nU A lUTPg  B *������B  m  s  \  ' At Penticton/ 'the merchants are  peeved at the ; site selected . by the  eoiinei( for the tourist cuuttp site, and  are now threatening to raise funds  and put in one of their own at "a spot  closer to the business area.  The  Associated   Cri-owers  prairie--points  last  ?3*  ������*>a*Kn.  claim to  iles at  627 -cats  *vei-e pent ter England, and 11)8 cars to  foreign markets/ ��������� Abr������ut 1000 car^ of  -jiegefc*-Htsies we re j-^j-o 'handled.  Pie eating contests for boys and girls  tirefeai-nr&s of---free movii^g picture  -shows hei&fr. girepfiiccasionally by the  mercliants- ofj-Ci^jajbrook. According,  to the Coiirier the best time recorded  so far was made~hy a fourth demolish'  ing pastry flUed'*wtth Creston apples.  TRY OUR  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  An.economical dish, easy to serve.-.    ?  Shamrock Brana HAM, BACON and LARD '  I   GLBN&ALE CREAMERY BUTTER  Government graded, -highest, quality.  "  FRESH and CURED FISH,  Choicest BEEF, FORK. MlITTON, VEAL, LAMB  BURNS' IDEAL POULTRY FOOD  increaf.es egg production and. % produce^ better poultry.    Buy the best.  Mr. pulbertf.w!^o  Mi-. Pransen,  ^it Cranbrook.  was. a weekend.  :    L* ^������ ' " -.   *  visiting   with  visitor  Sitcheher Timber  Cfliiit-itnjr,  MJlkmrn"  itetl, plant and   limits, are Kdveriisen-  -lJ������������" SfXuir niiu ih     >S     ������r3pcCt������ta   'A.    Hpe������?������Ti*j?''  Hale^wiH be'haade" and'o*p������iations-r^-  suiued very shortly,  Mrs. Bt-ntley. and ^daughter, Betty;,-  ������������ff Creston, were **isitOr������" here for a'  few days last week.  The niilly in ami. aron(13   Kitoheneq  ^yi^a'fi.ineEBl fftfJt- jiHstetBaltling   mixed eurs- are all running,    ?Vaiusiire l>i������Hy haul-  * ^ *.. _e ^M.      .. . ^ mi I * " ������   _^    1.*   Foreign  Exchang  -Those liaviag,  foreigia - com������t     r>   ,       ^ .  -  it" aiSvaatBg^oriia ������is ~imq������$gmi^-  -tlieif,: drafts sad bills @sf  exch^ri^e tliroiB^h.-thm Isst-  perlalBank.   TMa Bank can  /iTS.  jo&wcsya,  possible  IMPERIAL   BANK  ofatiypoim in ihe Okanagan.   There ling and a big pu������h made to finish log-  is mo evcess.of jboitiMtneii,   cr<*bapplest    -f��������� *-���������" - '-1��������� ���������-��������� L,~ J-   plUms, prunes or penches. .,  GHRiiD THtATnE  Saturday, MARCH  ging before the tsi-Hw.dinnppea,i*8.  - H. McLnten pi-oviucliil 'police from*  Creston, was a Kit;i;hener caller a few-  days this week.      ���������?'  Dr. Henderson nf-CrcRton Was called  here on Sunday, flue to the-4-erious illness, of H. Hughes.: - ���������'  C -W.AIXAN.  OF CATCAJDMl  CRESTON BRANCH,  V.sj/W E Ej. . E3Es L/VSCtJ 3ss> jr  pv^weRful] DRAMA*  l^KMltf*l|l4 M4M  A99&G. &lSlt98&  MEsh Teri'Ka Cljiui'chilh who" has  bt*en viMiting -in .Spokane, for- some  weeich nasi, arrived-home at the end  of the week. I;..   ,  Miss fClva JCelly left on Mondny for  PorthSiU wh<-re (the expects to remum  f������������r Home weeks.     ^ ���������   > ��������� -.  Blrf^y JnckBon, wbfthi������8 hpen working at Arrow Creek all winter,,has returned homo, operations having coaBed  for the lime hi-uiR.  Tflv. and Mrs. Tom Dixon are to havo  charge of the T&i*m r������mch tW������ year,  and are expecting to move into the  house with their fnmily bufore the end.  of the ninnth. -*���������'���������":  J. W; ViineHBp who has been working ut Kituberl'ey thejmst-'few hionthB,  returned at the end of the wt-ek''  ' i '���������'. .-'',. ���������.. I ���������'���������..'' " .   " ! '������������������ I"'1, .   '    ' ���������  '-' '    '���������  Bert Da vies of Serine waii- jn visitor  here this' week wiljh l������ii������ father* good  roads forouiiin Dti'vleM.whO' Is occury-  ing Mrs.  Mtnco ttuiith'a.houee  for the-  wiuter. \:.: .     .,.,.. ,,'.,,���������..������������������; ���������''������������������*"". ���������  One of the best ut h'uuo-* of tlio season was tho Social; ;0lub nir-oting on  the'lSth at ,the Todi} rauch, ^There  was nn i-xcoptlonuu')' largu ^turuout  and ii very thing vvehtwlth a wwlng till  evening, '.���������_;. ).''{''.��������� ^.'.';''"' ' "~;~:'..'  .' ��������� A cOttHidcruhlc p^itioh Mt' 5'hp ,������du)!.  ������n<l juvi>u!In popnlallftii of Alice SUV  Ing "were 6������ i*v o-������m*e nt the  Mn-hrMtl hSH  one afternoon   lnwt   week   when   tho  traction   oi������r1������r   In   charge,   of  FruWl  Your Ambitiori 7    ;  ^vkatever it may be, will t������e mot������  easily achieved if you have created j* strong ally tm the ^hape of a  Sa-angfj Bank, balance*  It gives courage" 5*3l present difBciilties  ���������    ond confidence for the futunb.       ���������  '    -    ���������' No becraiiing ia too BmalL and   no  -- ...--   .w���������.* oicn^too high. ,.-. . .e.   ,  Open, an account to-day*. ������*���������  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Capital Paid Up $20,000,000  Rcaervc Bond $2O������O0O4O00  - C.O.Be-tmc^.Mam������*-cx  Creston. Btsutu-Js.  000 ������  uwbex ���������  rROssMMsHfl  SISSBSSfSI  H"l df%"W  in. cjJi*  *%J*sV wwiwt'jiv  ������**ltftiife ihain-nr  SS     BS ST^JRK  bsj   pv SV ������������������ wuss  mum m*'\mmv*m*-w*l*mm+wmmmmm*mi^  V  *^*pi m, VmmfSmtmJty  a-sascssesaa  IWtff.-'BMg  ���������'��������� ���������-���������Sli������et Mf^tal(Work7   A good stock of Fipe     ,  ���������'.,'. 'auid'.Fi]jpeM,FitUbg^ott  W tic v f   IC iVi A i%l ������������mC   i*aSkQT-rin  .    w   v   ������5������JBLak������   JL    ^m*S JL Tm+X WAJ.   3LJL   ta "������iw^*A. V^VJt-V^'JLJt  MMMMWMMMMMMMMMMM  nea*n**jS3f  . ���������.���������.-������^f������i������*������i  rnimmmmnm  ���������ssls>as^a-MSssiNNs-iSjsMssJi -^  Car.    Proves   to    bo   a  i Method of Education  people in  Great'  iBBaa  ai������������dM������B.'i**C"*  ize Th.e-groat..1mportance of. 1lie motor  or . its contributions to* human  welfare." The motor car has raised  the people kind has* given them a new  OUtlOOiC QTi 1"������V- T^   1������ ���������"���������n'rv  ������"ifir!*������iilf   in  i conceive any longer a shut-in popuia-  for  dust   Is   r<eoraovect  process.  Solving Canadian Problems  tion.  Tlie motor' ear affords  SNOPtrx^E^ABOXOM //*//������>.  ,3s   SSiJ^A  MiUlCjSP*-*~*    ���������f  Intering a u<-av year the people  ���������porfunltj- to travel about the country  seeing- cities and sections that probably would not otherwise have been  seen had it not "been for the advance  of this industry. It is a-great inethr-  od of education.     To  "experience   its  e,x<ea.K.    llU^JJuir-uL   -Lite    mOiOr    muuau)  j must he provided with good roads. It  I is necessary also that reasonable rules  ) and regulations he made and care tak-  I*���������"                                      * " en that safety To the greatest possible   _,   .,___., =,  D ,-esle'nt    may     he     preserved.���������Calvin  Na'uxa! Resources Bulletin  national heritage, may veil give more intensive thought and study to national {  problems and -theii* solution -than ever before.     "Every young nation has gigan-  tic problems, to meet, and by reason of Canada's geographical conditions the  difficulties to 'contend against are immeasurably greater than would otherwise  be the case.      "Nevertheless, Canadians,.,arc a virile, progressive people and  \iuu<-.Li.iii,e*.i   Ail   Liii3   xaOi"   vi   *iJ-i   vunTcl\,iCi?,  ��������� - One problem requiring iin33*tediate and continuing attention, is the reduction of debt. To debt reduction the Dominion, the Provinces, municipalities  and individuals must give consideration. Before there can' he debt reduction there must first be a stoppage to further debt increases. "The average  individual will be; well adviScd If he refrains from going any deep*-r into debt  during .1924 and strives -with might and anain'to reduce present indebtedness  as much and as rapidly as po&?ible. Municipalities, the Pcoyinces an-.", xhe  .Dominion should all balance their budgets, not oy imposing additional iaxa- "  tion, but through the adoption of very necessary economies. Certain-capital  expenditures will, of course, be necessary, but these should "be restricted to  revenue producing services and the encouragement oi production of new  "wealth through the" -development of-natural resources.''  An example oi what can and ought to be done is furnished by the present  management of the Canadian National Railways. In 1921 the CNR. had an  operating profit of: only three million dollars which did not go very far towards meeting its interest charges. -Last year the C.Nlj .increased its operating surplus to ������18,000,000 or more, and while "tMs did-not meet interest  ...charges in full, it did materially reduce the deficit to he met by the country  at large.  How was it accomplished? By larger earnings through increased traffic  and the development of productive services, but also through a very, gratifying .reduction in operating expenses resulting from good management, the  elimination of waste, and sound economies. For example, gross earnings ot"  the C.N.R. last November increased by ������689,578 over November, 1921, but  operating expenses were decreased by almost two million dollars, resulting  in a net operating surplus of ������-4,551,318, an increase of 135 per cent, over the  corresponding month of 1921. Sir Henry Thornton anticipates .an operating surplus this year, if nothing untoward happens, of ������80,000,000 and he predicts that by-'th'e- end of 1925 the C.N .It. will cease to be a burden on the  Dominion treasury.  Another problem to be tackled by Canadians, individually and collectively, is to mahe Canada-a-more self-contained aradjse3$-supporting country. To  solve not-only our-transpoz'tation prob3em, but other economic weaknesses, it  should' be the- iiini of Canadians to develop our own natural resources to a  far greater extent and thereby create a larger internal trade. Alberta, for  example/possesses. 13 per cent, of .the coal of the world, yet Canada annually  Coolidge. -  His   Flesh  Horribly   Burnt  cheap  His druggist sold him a cheap Acid  r*n������T,Tl    ir<Ck*iir>������k������:3-ir-     inc4o.nr1        *"k i"       cv^-it-i r������ cr       lllwvs  good old reliable Putnam's  Corn Extractor whieh has .been i'oi* fifty years  i Uiquld   Condensate from   Natural   Gas  Important Article of Commerce    ^  -   The Natural Resources ��������� Intelligence  Service of the-Department of the Interior at Ottawa says:  When natural gas^ was first struck  in Pennsylvania and Ohio1, they were  already.two of the most populous"and  eitieipi trims   St������*i*:& jljll  me   l>uiuji.        a  very different condition exists in East  Central'and Northwest Alberta "where  already the flow of a large Supply of  gas is assured, but.the field of usefulness limited.  The ideal way to utilize natural gas  the    Standard    remover of corns and  warts.      "Putnam's" never fails, it is j 5S for"domestic heating, lighting and  always  a   success.      25c  everywhere '  Refuse a substitute.  cooking, and as a fuel in the develop-  New Markets lor Canadian Grains  Canadian   Grain   Shipped   From   Vancouver to South American'  Por������s  . New markets for Canadian-.grain  continue, to appear. ,A steamer will  load at "Vancouver^ shortly with 4,300  tons for Brazil, which it Ss expected  will be the forerunner of-a number to  bo sent to the SoutB American country. Anotncr "steamer will load one  thousand tons of grain for the west  coast of South America. Recently  Mexico made its first-purchase in. Vancouver of a small shipment of wheat.  KJf\  JL'-l-vr  Phenomenal Yie'd  -A late report of t'ecerd-breaking" crop  returns comes from tho Maidstone,  Saskl, district where Rowiln Bros.  sowed eight acres of oats for green  feed. They, threshed the crop, which  yielded 125 ^bushels to the acre, and  weighed -10 lbs. to the bnsliel.  IN THE SHADOW  OF POOR HEALTH  Conies  imports  idreds: of -'millions of dolla-rs worth,-of coal.      Ontario, north-of the  Great-"takes/"has enormous reserves of iron ore, yet imports her requirements  from the;United 'States, and-. Newfoundland. Canada's adverse balance of  trade with the United States is not made up' of manufactured goods, as some  people would have us believe, but is xaade up of taw and semi-manufactured  materials"',: which Canada can and should produce for herself, providing employment- for countless thousands of people and creating that'increased volume of internal traffic upon which the ultimate and permanent success of our  '��������� railways so 3argely depends. .'.'"   '':'���������'���������''  Suppose Alberta coal was carried by the railways at actual cost to Ontario, or eveti. at a loss, would not the final resu3t.be great" gain for "the railways? Largely increased production of Alberta coal would lower, costs of  production at the mines to the benefit of all consumers, would enorhiously  incroasc employ meat, add to population, increased carrying of coal would  tend to low-?i-railway operating costs, hundreds of millions. of dollars poured  into Alberta UisUv-'-il of iui������j Urn I7i-".t������.-d States would bring an era of prosperity  and development there'whi������h would mean increased business for Ontario and  all Canada, and increased traffic for the railways. Ontario would get bach  every dollar she spent for Alberta coal but which is nowlosfto the State of  J'ermsyiv'-nta.  A more s.-U-uuij-t rtf-v-.4ap.uH-nt oi Canada's natural resources and states-  mancike vision in tho dr.-veio^iin-nt of internal trade within Canada would<soon  at^rttct that hi-g*-r p'oyuli'ition th-- rTfraiinhvn so badly needs, and without huge  cXT-r-nditur-'.���������-. on 3mmi--r-ulon. ������"'anada is ^ponding money'on immigration  -md r.n tt:*.i|<- K-rimmiHslonfTH 'thruiitl to develop our export trade, and this is  good hu-:lTi*���������.>:-. J;ut il would ho r-r|unlly good, indeed better business, tb] ex-  ,-^nrt a :"v, u/Mliori:-: on il������������������'.���������-���������;losing U-udo wlihin Canada in our own products,  -���������na'-d'-ic* ���������':���������!.'.��������� res-onrrr*:;., <d cru- S'.>cii<������u of the Dominion available in other sec-  tiona Jaottiuj-r ?-'UcI������ mjiteriuiy, ;nu[ 'overcoming as Jar as humanly posHlblb^t3io,  In      This     Condition      Relief  Through Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills  When * the    shadow   of poor health  falls upon you;  when, hope fades and  life itself seems scarcely worth living,  then is the time you should remember  that thousands just as hopeless as you  feel,   have-, been   restored to the sunshine of health through the use of Dr.  Williams'    Pink    Pills.      The rich red  blood which these pills actually make,  strengthens       the       whole       system.  The nerves are    strengthened,    headaches vanish, the-.appet3te .improves,  and    once    again - there is" joy in life.  Among the thousands benefited by tho  use of this medicine is Mrs. Jos." Robinson,    Oshawa,    who    says:���������"Some  time ago J was In an anaemic condition and so weak I would faint away  .at times.     I had no appetite, could; not  do_..my housework;  in ifact life seemed  scarcely worth living. ���������    Ivwas exceedingly pale and tried doctor's medicine  "-with no good result.,,; Then one day  I saw Dr. Williams'' Pink Pills recommended for a similar condition and I  got a supply.     I acontimted taking the  pills until I had used: about a dozen  boxes, and they have made me ~a well  woman.      3 can now do a''.good day's  work about the house,<-have jio: more  fainting spells and can go about more  plants.     .But before this can be do^e  there must exist both the "population  and the factories within a reasonable  distance,  say  100  miles,   to  consume  sufficient gas and to pay a price high  enough  to  wararnt  the   operation  of  the fleld and the investment requisite  to the* laying of the pipe lino.  '    If, however, there is nothing to be  ������;lone at present In this direction, and  the gas Is to be utilized, the manufacture of commodities, for which  there  is a continuous demand, such as gasoline and- carbon-black, is the next best  thing.      Twenty years ago it was tlie  common experience both in the Pittsburg and the Ontario gas well district,  that in the cold weather when a good  flow of gas was required the presence  of a liquid condensate that accumulated in tho low places on the pipe line,  interfered with the- steady flow, and  necessitated pumping out or draining  at  intervals.    - Nobody  realized  then  that in a few years' time this liquid  would become Ian important article of  WEAK  and DIZZY SPEIX.S  Since She Used  MILBURN'S  Heart and Nerve Pills ���������  Miss Bertha Charrette, Ilegina.  Sask., writes:���������"I have had a lot of  troublo lately, with what I thought  was, heart trouble, "and after any unusual exertion I always felt sick.  My doctor advised a complete rest  and change, but this I was unable to  take.  I became Interested In Milburn's  Heart and Nerve Pills, so started taking" them. I. have now taken three  boxes and am so much improved I can  go about .any daily work without: feeling any a_fter III; effects, and have, not  had any" wea"tc-'-;Or dizzy spell-*; for  some time. Your medicine'has done  me more good than -anything I have  ever taken, and' I will "gladly recommend Milburn's Heart and Nerve  Pills to any woman who is weak and-  run down."  Price 50c per box at all dealers, or  mailed  direct  on  receipt of pi-ice by  The T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto, -  Ont.  ��������� actively than I did before. VI believe  these pills just the thing "-for-pale,  weak girls and women, and if given a  "fair trial will do for them what they  have d6ne forme." -���������-*.-.  You can get these "pills through any  medlcino dealer or by mail at 50 cents  a box from Tho Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,' Brockvllle, Oi.it. ~"  commerce, and would add millions of  dollars  to the income of the -natural  gas producers.  Since 190-1 various processes for obtaining gasoline from natural gas -have  been inj ope-ratidh;the object being to  extract it at the well s before entering  the pipe/ line. Improvements have  continually been made, and in a prop-  erlydesigned and carefully operated  plant it is aow: possible to recover  from SJto &5 per cent, of the-gasoline.'contained'dn the. .gas,  obstar''-  d<-h ro-iult. froin -thf- g..:agriipV.ti<-al t'sn'rahtion'oC Canada.  Saskatchewan Crop  The value of Saskatchewan��������� crop for  ,1923 is placed at, ?276J8;#,6E>p, according to a report issued" by "tlio Dominion  Bureau of Statistics'.' Of this amount  wheat ��������� contributed7 $.189,-1GG,50D;-  oats, $5<5"J>S5,600- barley,1--$7,620,800 ;  rye, $4,693,500;  and;flax, $9,168;250.  . Grand Championship       '���������  ' Black Lorraine, owned by the University of Saskatchewan, was awarded the reserve grand championship for  Perchei'on mares at tlie Toronto Royal  Stock Show, held.recently. The university also secured tho reserve grand  'championship of the steer class- with  Iiind:uGray I.ad, a puro-bred Hereford  steer^" ������������������:���������.       77'7..;;::  ~ ���������   4 Vitamlnes  Are . food :" 'substances wliich -, are  necessary to keep the body in good  health. The following aro the most  important foods which contain vita-  mines: gabbage, beans, lettuce, spinach, apples, tomatoes,T oatmeal, corn-  meal,whole -wheat,' pure milk, eggs,  oranges. Eat 'one ��������� or more of thes e  foods- at every nieah advises the  Canadian -National Safety league in  a recent healtliTbulletin. 7       7       ���������  Time   has  Tested" St.���������Dr.   Thomas'  Eclectrie Oil hds; been pn the market   .   ���������    ,    ,,       .        . ... __      .  ,   ,  upwards of fifty"year-} and in that time   Colonization Association,      Ho stated  Dragged Down by Asthma. The  man oi\woman who is continually subject to asthma is unfitted for- his or  her life's work. Strength departs  and energy is taken away until life  become/a a dreary existence. And  yet this is needless. ������������������������������������ Dr. J. D. Kel-  logg's Asthma Remedy has brought a  great change toTah army of sufferers.  It vel'leves' tho restricted aii- tubes and  guards against future trouble.    Try !t.  ���������     ., r'     '-"-y w_~w   ���������.      ,'      '      '    .        '���������"':  /     Youthful   Immigrants  That 50,000 ^teehago-Uaoys will bo  brought to Canada in 192-t, is the expectation of Major M. J. O'ilrien, representing 'the British Immigration and  Soft corns are difficult to eradicate,  but Holloway's Corn Remover will  draw them out palnlcBfily.       '  ..it ha^ pioved a blessing to thousands.  It is in liigh favor throughout Canada  and its 'excellence has carried its fanio  beyond the seas. Hit were double the  price it would bo a cheap liniment.  .>-"  Us^d After Stiatviiig  SC^CipS Slcln >SC$$>'t ������lMll SlMOC^til  M:i.tij/ mm surVer from irrsta-  tion of the skin as a result of  shaving. With some it assumes  a form or" eczema and becomes  most annoying; and unsightly.  By applying a little of Dr.  Cltu>c*i OinUnatit after shaving.  the irritation is overcome and  Barber's Hch and ficj-em>-are  pre van ted m relieved,  fflf aglE?      JnEir J������l IE? Btj*y ^Bt   -ffl Bl^a rwj if !imi*H Bt tw r 0 ^  fH*i OitlMi ������ "-''������������, mil ������'Jr������rt>**, iyr'fCAufimnnrm, "tti������1*������ tk <'**., lAtt., Tovmnio  Sodium Su9]sliate  WMMPMMHMMI  Prospecta Aro Bright -for Development  of Deposits; In Safi-lcatchowan  ProgroHH and bright prqapocts in the  development of Bodium. sulphate 'In  SiialiQtchowan.' Eei reported by tho Dtir.-  eau oC Labor and Industrloa. Sodium  Hulphato recovereilfrom SaBknIchownn  depoHllH 1h now heiug used 3u tlio amuv  nracitiro ot K'tiiim nt 'Jletlclirfe, and nix  dopoHjla so far have boon liivoHtigut-  ed by iho Fodonvl I.>eptirlinent ot  Mlnofi. Otl.u.a- doposlLw not yet in-  vwnllBtttod l)y tlio el opart in out number  Hos'-i to'ninety,  Montreal Maintains Lead   *  Grain handled at the po^t of Montreal in 1028, totalled l������0,OJ.3,088 bUHh-  el������, . tho largest .... amount' --hippod  throtjgli. any port In, North .America  during tho yoai\ Mon treat thus  maintains, f,or the third successive  year, iipr posiiSon 14s the loatltng grain  exporting sQiippi't on tho continent.  that after sufficient training, these  boys could be given farms of (heir  own, and tho vast areas of Northern  Ontario could be- fiHed\with doslrahh)  f10ttl<?l"S.  Mlnard's��������� Llnl'rtient Haala Cuta  The CuTiard' Ciompany unnouneoH  that tho Coraaia and tho Caiimania,  which aro to bo transferred to the St.  Lawrence route in April next, will bo  converted from coal to oil'burnors.  For ^Catarrh.���������It is one of" the chief  recommendation's- of, Dr. Thomas' Ec-  lectric Oil that it can bo used internally with as much- success aa it can  outwardly. Sufferers from catarrh  will" And that the Oil when used according to directions will give prompt  relief. Many sufferers from this ailment have, found relief in tho Oil and  havo sent testimonials.-  J.t is said that a fool and his money  are soon parted, and yet lots of fools  It nop' right on. ncnuimilating  weatlh.  Tho man who docan't talk haa les"-  repbntlng to do than tho garrulous individual.  ..;..X     .  1 " ' ' ** ' I   .,��������������������������� v .���������.-..a -----      ...... ........ ...--r   -.-  ��������� ��������� ���������  ,, 'J'iin "uan Willi I.Lto  usuull.v "iiiilii-rt ;n|i Tor II  of" l������l"i :-r"'"Miii't-|:t.  narrow   ml ml  in ihe h'-ngth  Half n  1oiiI"b  boUcr  but     hhlf     the   lruth  11 Kill   U   W'llOh-  llu,  than no  Ib . oi't*-n  bread  WOl'Hvi  Um*-t.   MimirH'H   H i������������tovr������i>>l   if*   th������   hotiHft  CHILDREN CRY FOR "OASTORIA"  Especially Prepared for Infants and Children of All Ages  VV.   N,    1.7    \m*:>  Mother" 3'*kiU'hi-r,H Caslorla has  hoen In ������v~"1' for ovr-r ISO yearn a������ n  Vh-aiuwl, ijurnih'f-fl -aibstituto for  Cat-tor 011,,l!'������ri*Korle, T.oethlnK Drops  nnd SU>othlnjc RyrupM. Contnlnw no  unrcntM'M. ������*rovfii oirtMuiorii-i aro uu  ���������'iu-li    pi<ricu������e.        T'hyHlclunB ���������   every-  where roconiinond It.      The hlucl yen.  have rtlwaya bought boars nig nature 01 iwi->rOT7������r--i*��������� una m ������w  ��������� %  THE    REVIEW;    CRESTON,- 13.    C.  ^/  <=^  PI  an  -To  Secure   Suitable;  gricultural limpioyiiient J? or  Immigrant*, jbroin  'verseas  The Minister oi. immigration nay ������e-  cided to use tne organization ol' the  Soldier Settlement Board* for the purpose cf securing .-suitable agricultural  employment"Jlpr^lmtnigrants.-who arJ  rlve in this coufiir^in future/ "     ""  On .ther-ihitructlons, of the depart'-  xnent>'i'h% board- has:ndw commeneed  "a definite" survey,of-ail provinces, for  the purpose of securing the names of  farmers wljlo are likely to desire farm  help in theX spring."     These   "farmers j  will.be invited to submit applications  for farax "help.      The applications will  be tabulated, the'Jnlormation thus obtained being^furnished"to the immigration  the  regulated'and directed to" the/districts  In which" it is required:  i'' ~������*  ���������WESTERN EDITORS  :^MM  ^uuversatiuiiS of thefsrvat  ^ mmm.*mmm*mmmmmm*m* ^  Even Great People Sometimes Discuss  ___   -*-        Trivialities  What do the great talk about? -  In "Mr. J. A. Spender's Recently published    life   of " Campbell-Bannerman  there is a passage   which   sheds   an  amusing sidelight upon'that'"oft-asked  questLon.      it was at a time-when 'it-  seemed as  though England'might go  to war with Rusisa.-. *-And   so    when  Caiupbefll-Banne"rman-    was     snapped  talkie g to King EdwarS. in the gardens  of Buckingham  Palace    the    London  newspapers   all   featured   the   picture'  under" the     interrogatory   ������caption:  ."Peaee or War?"      ,   " "-  Nest morning Campbull-Bann,erman  looked at the picture, smiled, and said  "VvV-  t ���������  ���������:  Shown That HigK Grade F*iel  f^Is^i   r|e ISxade By Briquet ting  i        ���������*  wa&katch.e'wan'  zgmtr^  -^f  o  irsas  "  The'board has also been given jrfhe to liij= private secretary: "Bo you know-  duty OC receiving and-distributing this -what he was saj ing to me? He was  immigrant farm help "on its arrival in*  ' asking ������ whether I thoughtriLalibut  the spring^' In* order thatVtliis may  be done, advices will, be forwarded  from overseas, of -.the hamws, destinations s&ndf dst**-- or sailin0* oE rurHrui-  tural Immigrants. These'immigrants  will be met bn^arrw-al by immigration  officials and directed to the districts,  which are most-suited to the immigrant's requirenfents^and capabilities.  On arrival in that district, they will be  met by the-board's officials and directed to the position-*; selected for them.  was   better-boiled7iha n baked,"-  J.avra Jottnjal.   *', ��������� '     - .-      -.--*-  -Ot  ic?.    W.    Galbrailh,    Editor    o������ . The  Advocate} Red Deer, Alberta.  Gold and Cobalt  b run  ���������MWnrff.  b ii-ir-inc  Major     Portion,   of    World's    Cobalt  Supply Comes from Ontario    ..  S Mines- ���������   ,  * **  I     Revised statistics issued by the JDo  minion Bueeau of Statistics show that  Bo������sJsa$ Gir.lsTWho; Have an Appre-j lhe production of gold Cor 1922 attain-  already been commenced by the Re  ginii ajtstrict^officc-of "the-Soldier Settlement -Board. \  The;nold staff of the  ' board are now employed in securing  -the  (names    o������   farmers who are expected to jrequire -farm ^ help   in    the  ;spring.      ThesA -farmers,    in addition  to the  farmers  whose names are already on record, are being invited to  forward,  applications  for - farm     help  to the  local field  supervisors  of  ffie  board, ^-who are" stationed at various  ^ centres throughout the provincee   ,*  vr_~ In    view    of    the hearty response  V-,"-*vhicli  Testation-of the Value of Time  ^       "    and Money- "  The    best    citizens    oE the future,  those, who will be most, competent to  look out4 for themselves and to serve  others,-are. the boys   and   girls    wlip  The work- of securing positions has^now have-an "-appreciation of the value  was--given    to-similar  which   was  undertaken  on "behalf  work  of  ��������� British   harvesters,   it   i,*-  'anticipaten  ^ that a -large:: number , of applications  .' -will be receive*!. 3:; A*ny farmers wish-  2 ing. to secure-Experience'- or*inexperi-  /^enced    farm* laborers    should    make  V'early applicatioar-4n���������.oi:der that their  . "requirements may be filled.     It is the  )Utt.������Quuu   tjj.,   tuC    viirpc������.t. tuicui,    lkt    ul iXtg^  ; .from   overseas^, agricultural   workers  '   for every suitable opening   which   is  listed in' sufficient: time for fhe~nec������*.s-  -~-"kary arrangtmienrs to be made..*;  of Unies and-, money;  whose taste for  good, reading.has    been~tcultivated;  who ai*3 taught.- th'e regources of the  public library;'.who have been, shown  how   to   discriminate   in   associations,  and      whose      championships   - have  been  tactfully  directed by discerning,  pan-nte;  whose taste    for'* entertainment has not been    suppressed,   .but  grat-ilied- along    wholesome j lines._���������  Kansas City Times.  No Hitch In Flans  ed the high total of 1,263,36-1 fine  ounces, the highest figure reached  since 19091 *when the Yukon placers  reached the peak of their production.  The year's-production, was valued, at  526,116,050". , Almosc four-fifths. o������  the total production, valued at $20s-  -678,862, was ' produced ['by Ontario  mines' and placers; British Columbia  taking second* place with nearly four-  fifths of the remainder. . _  The major portion of the world's  supply o������ cobalt for almost two decades has. been "derived, from the  silver-cobalt-nickel arsenides of the.  "*Cobalt district of Ontario. The year's  cobalt production was��������� 569,960 pounds,  which if the average New York quotation of~$3*25 per "--pound:'  were taken  Eight     Per     Cent.     Cash      Dividend  Declared      by      Saskatchewan-  rCo-*ooperative Elevator Co.  An    eight   per   cent, cash dividend  was announced at the 13th. annual general meeting of the Saskatchewan Co-  operatrve Elevator Company recentlj-i  The financial report    showed . a    net  profit of ������442,23 2,25.- * Out of the net  profit  $187,196 "was     taken     for    the  dividend, - $152,358.27*   was placed to  the elevator reserve    account "and   a  similar amount to general reserve ac- ]  eoiint.    the    former    now standing at  $1^765,975.73,   ail increase     of     $243,-  695.11, and ihe latter at $������12,S14.70,.an  advance of *^52',35S.2S over last year.  -   The   company's   assets* are   f 7,876,-  814.95;   share capital   subscribed   ?3,-  878,500. of which $1,719,952.50 is paid  up.     The "company handled a total of  42,S80,S25.^bushels-of grain,   as' com-  pared, with -37,335,000. bushels the preceding year.  The ��������� corneal!*r which is a  organization, has three subsidiary  companies'���������tho Saskatchewan ' Cooperative Export Company, James  Stewart and Company, L.td., and' the  James- Stewart .Grain Corporation,  New York. *-  1.  fa nnftrs'  It has been demonstrated that a  very higS grade fuel can be raan>t  out of carbonszc-d lignite." -.  "This was the--comment made by J.  M. I7eamy, one of the members of ib-s  Lignite "Utilization Board, on a newspaper dispatch from North Porta,!.  Sasfc., stating that two cars of lignite  coal shipped from the board's plant ar..  Bientfait, Sask.,"to Hebron, N.D., for  experimental purposes had re-entered  Canada in briquette form, and -that  from all appearanees Uie ^xperlm*������nr  ', had been a success.  ZVIr. J-eamjr stated that progress reports he had received spoke of the  qualify of the briquettes In the highest  term.;-. The briquette's will likely b<>  distributed in Ottawa and Regina, he  said,    g,  Manitoba joined with Saskatchewan  and the Dominion Government in es-  tablisliing and carrying on the" plant  at' Bienfait. but last summer the  Bracken, Government    announced    It  Tlio   >������-S+Tw'l..o-rc.a'I       n?      >TaT>{-  B������      B  ira-  Coliector - Murdered  toba left the question of funds in the "  air, andTnot having finances to put the  briquetting- plant in shape, sent some of  the carbonized material that had accumulated to Hebron for treatment at  "Dean 33abcock's plant.  "Mr. Leamy stated the Only reason  for- the briquetting- being done at  Hebron was a financial one. and thar.  the .conversion of carbonized lignite  into fuel in the form of briquettes  could be done at ihe board's own -bri-  quetting plant if this were nut in  operation.  '��������� "The' members of the board wore  satisfied with the work whieh has  been done at Bienfait, and I have" no  i:  would-be'worth $1,852,37$.' This esli-  Canadiaj**  Scribe  mate,  however, has reference to  the  .National    Acquij-es    Hotel I cobalt content of the. ores jmhied ajid  Se for Offices in Paris i 5"iot to the" output   o������  metallic   cobalt  A Plain Commoner  Ppincessl  Mary's Son   Not a  Prince of  the Royal Sloocl  Kver since Priacess Mary's son and  7   heir came Into flic would Mast winter  ������������������ "there has boon much speculation as to'  I, ,..whether;/ ho is a. plain commdnor or a  * : princo o" ^he royal blood,; :   Bujt the  -t ���������:.speculation is endod, and Great Britain  Si&now  khows   the  Klng'a^* grandson  is  ;|j.|hot a pri,flefio������4hb:;royal:-bIoouV;i-bnt-;slm-  ^|p3y the Hon. Hepry Hubert Lascelles,  Jvj ;.w<>r "Master; Lascellea"' for short.'.'   ,   ",'���������. ^  ;;|;;!:    This decisive InCorinatioii Is convey-  ''M^cd hy the 192L��������� Dobrctt, the unques-  v; Sitlonod guide to the genealogy of roy-  vi^alty and^Jjlw aristocracy of the Icing-  {riJ":dota.   .,.,;:;' }$ '    ;:. ".<.'���������;   :1:7 7  V.'^  71;,:!    Tho noyrv'iasuo;',aa^.^ihat. j'li'   royal  warrant debars! young;'tascejios from  ;; being-a royal prince. -7 The warrant  i'v'asserts iliat hone but1.' chlltloh oC tho  :';''' y sons of sovorclgn and "the eldeHt llv-  , vjv:; iug son- of the Prince..of Wales shall  7'"! have andi I hold ���������; the style,    titjle    and  77 attribute'oC royal highness, with titular dignity!of prifico nnd prtneesfl."  il f-    The    warrant    does    not    mention  7.7 grand chilclroivot,1 'tho King, who may  9 ;: bo children of the monarch'-- daugh-  '';i.:'tors.   7. '���������       '���������-:���������'  .'r    "'       ���������  :'"���������'  .���������"'"'  Fre-������h .Waiter;. Pearl Finhcry    v  A, fresh water -pearl ilshery is one  >,t\[ tin- bUht.'rJo nns.u������perrt-?d treasureR  oCTraucc, according toa communication made.'by iu ���������: Hemioguy, to - the  Ar.'ad-'my of Sc'h'iices. Ho Vopdrted  a discovery la the'uoiitni of Francp  ������>������ l'tv.T-1* u.tl.cr luti.-:j1li'.s -i]'-'t prudu-."(--  pnarlj-   compn rill**-   ravonihly   in  color  ���������and brlllianc*? \rfth tli������- bout offortB of  / tho ovrtoi*.  Regarding assertions ntade recently  ,in.-Qanada..that a hitch-had occurred  ���������in'life negotiations fdr Requisition bj\  the 'Canadian National,-,."'"Railways    of.  Hotel Scribe ill Pacis for office accommodations, the Canadian Press learns  that there-is no dissatisf^action whatever on the- par*  ofK-he" railiwaH--r-ffl-:  cial s ^in Paris. r   11 ha's resolved Uself  into a'tiuesfton-of leasing* accommoda-  tioH, for 20 -jjea^s, or^myinfe. /-* -\ 7-*Jjr  ���������-The railway company   was    unable  -to-rent space at the  time under ac-  ci*|)Lablo-condl^ons, and. cqnsr<iuenriy  deeLded to'buy./ .."-������������������-  Tor tlie convenience of the management the building is being-lncorporat-  ������d under French company laws.  510  fi*om_  tDUE  Canadian  smelters.     Cobalt  New   Guinea   Savages   Killed   Victim  and Ate the Body"  George Penrose, an Australian birdt  collector, has been murdered by savages in New Guinea under dramatic  circumstances. Hostile natives attacked and speared   Penrose  'and two  "natives who were with him, and seven   doubt   the   further  demonstration   at  other members of the party-.were in- } Hebron has been successful in c-very  jured before they escaped.    \The at-  -way," sai'd Mr. Leamy.  tackers   \were    from    a strange tribe I ^ _^ . .  heyer before reported by'white men:!.    Food Situation In .Germany  The savages promptly "ate the bodies | *... ��������� . -~ -  -^,.;  of the men they Icllled. ""   .      1 Germany Has Made It Herd to  F;eea  "-residues v?ere -esported for treatment  which "yielded 17"3,2 II pounds of metal-  lic^^cobalt but mbre than half ihe pfo-  dttctioi. was marketed in the form "ofj,,*"  oxide.      - -  ^,-  The Conspiracy of Notse  - Numerous-: agencies in. modern life  seem* to :be' in5;ifeague" against quiet.  .Outside" on-vtheBo .evenings the .rusla-  *Iri<y    e^i'4rkrnn"hilA<a    with   *{-h#i.     =! r.Ti* eft 111 Tl E  ing  automobiles  with 'the   screeching  .JL- Salfhorn VVorth*-$10,000,000 ,  '��������� The total pack of canned salmon (or  British. Columbia.":i923 season-will give  the^-packers more'than $10,000,000, ii  all the,xases are mai-fcntcd at- Uio ruling prices?! .  An  elephant  cannot  see . an,- object  ,'outlihed against the sicy at more than  thirty yards. /  sirens, the clanging trollej- car, inside the-music boss emitting* Jazz"'th'e  ���������radio-"hanging the-!hum .and roar of  {the airjjwith now and. again a, .human voie'e In speech or song coming  'from afar. ." All are In conspiraey  against quiet:^���������Albany Knickerbocker  TTess. '  Deaths from lack of food in Berlin  during 1922 and ftlto first' ton'.months  of the present year numbered 103, according'to official-statistics.  CHRISTMAS AMID OLP HOMELANI* SCENES  'Hie fir.st ucU-ru'iiuuioi'V of ^he vcl.o-  tily of light was nuido, by'-.Ilomer In  - n..-.���������T,r..--^.,-  \V.    N.     ������;.  I Kofi  ~" Her Owns People  According to Secretary Hoover's  agent -in" Germany three disturbing  factors center .into ...the ^ food situation  in thdt country. : One/is -the inability -,  of the--government or "of private fi^m,s  to finance, tlie^ usual margin of fboH  imports. -. Another is -.the, breakdown  of the currency which "h^interruptfed  the distribution of domestic food supplies. Tho-.third Is unemployment,  which has decreased the. ability of  large classes to-buy food7'  it is only the hare tituli, to say thu.t  all these troubled were ii^tioted upon  the   German   people .by their government. " Tho German harvest this year  was above the average.      Nine and a  half million tons of broadferains wore  produced,  com pared witS  seven inLlj-  lion tons last year.   The. potato crop  fell off from, foriy-ono million tons to  thirty   millions    and    1 he4sugar ������roj>  from 1,450,000 tons ���������to l,2i|)">,00O.   i But  Mr;! Hooy.er'S'.Tiepresetitatlvo notes ��������� "a  considerable use of potatojes for industrial purposes," whtqh indicates ���������that  there is little real foar. "of a, sc-ireiiy  in that staple. ;H" " !-'','  Germany always has been short  of nieats, fats and dairy products.'Sho  hopes to luiporit, as usual, 700,000 ton-'  of fats, -vegetable oils nnd seeds.ami  probabljr 50,000,CK10 bushels of grains.  But thes-o wants are "normal and "-yore  indicated! long jigo,  .:,'" What did  the <Ser"n������:������i Govommfnt  do to anticipate them? -It has wrecked tho mark in order-1o linanco the  grotesque campaign of   "papslvo    r������-  ststance*' in ' tile - Ruhr and the Ilblho-  land. !   It    has    deliberately ' created  "unemployment" by paying hundreds.  of thousands of able-bodied workmen  not to work.     It Iihh drlv-'-n the farm-*-  c-r Into "efrusing to sell his products to  the city dwellers,    because   payment,  can b������-> mndo .to. hint'only fn worthless  paper:     Tho,'currcn-ny swindle and a  year of,,V'olunlary!' nvold-inco of.labor  in lh-> occupied, territory have bronglu;  the   German    people    lo'the point at  iwliifh ri������������-y think tlu-y way not b������; a bin  t������������ Uu-d tlieinB-'lvtia-, and at whieh thoy  do not h������������"������il:i"lG to ni-lc tin.' Aur.horria-  5 ilon m'a fomlgn IolhI ion a by th������"lli.'t>-  j nritiion Coiiunlht-ion. **  At't-er Antagorilslng:   lh--  frtmiiU.sslou  for'tw*lv*> moiuhri nn������l ariMifdng If .vi"  ! trying: to Btiu-ve  tho  Wt.-h.-h. thejliM--  j uiatt K->ai������'i'.s h������iv [-U-.rw|   I'or    lu:lp    t..*'  ��������� The'second Cunadlanl'National' llalhvaye train'.'k-vyl-np^VInhiper* frir irnllfiix lo conn*"������it>lth Btw-raahlp--sail-������#ftfiiv-������ tnr-tr p^oph* ���������  fmiu    nio    oonf-.'-  idj-: for'United Kingdom port a.    Hovordl hunitpod Wn'-Kf-prrii Cni-indlri.n--'!: took ailvnniagn oit ti-ov*������p'������*--l-rt rnt^.H *v.nd pp-������rlal   qu-mr>ffi  nt' thofr n-wtv bnd  l������-ru!������>r--hl">  lira In������ nrran go.1. by tho Ciifiadirin National, wbk'h allow������Hl rthem to leave: Wlniiipog us tat* o.B"������ec������rob.>ir If and y<^t  '���������������������������i������*mi ijij-i.kiu hi  uiim' i<ir--...'u'jfium'tf,  s  JIIM.'  .;���������,   .i   t-jt I'l It,". '-"  V" r. . . ���������.- I ... ...   ... - ,-,,. I  and obduracy.  it Iii a cliaracU-rirtlli;  H'nw   Vn'-1"   ,������''.-H������i���������,"  mtmmHmtmwhmi<VJJ^~Z*  n������M^nM������tHtt"*"**���������*^^^���������*���������"7"'"-.. ��������� -��������� ��������������������������� '-  mmmm PI  THE  CBESTOH JBEVISW  Local and Personal  -"��������� i I,  Fob. Sale���������Team disc, $35. J as.  H. Cars*.  Miss Dcbbiu of Invermere is a Creston visitor this week, the guest of Mrs.  O. &. Bennett.  Capt. and Mrs. Crompton and son,  Frank, were Friday to Sunday visitors  -^H*!r r^s-ison friend**.  Hct. J". A. James ia nt Neison this  week for the spriB-g* meeting of the  Presbytery of Kootenay. -  W. Speers arrived on Thursday  from Cranbrook, for a visit with his  son. S. A. and Mrs. Speers.  Mrs. Jessie Lewis, -teacher of piano  forte. Royal Acad*-my of Music. ILon  don, Lamont Bid**;., Creston.  Mrs." Fred Ben ham left last week on  a visit to her husband, ������vho is at present working- at Kellogg, Idaho.  Hat For Sale���������Quantity of No 1  timothy hay, price reasonable. E.  Nouguier,, {Canyon). Ericksou P.O.  Bargains! Bargains! Bargains! "until  March "1st at S.. A^ Speers grea&n* sale.  Buy now.    The profits are all yours.  Mrs. Mead, who has been at Port-  hill for some time past, returned to  Creston at the end of the week.  Mrs. Jack Kayden and Mrs. .Geo.  Young were   weekend  visitors   with  Kitchener friends.  Mr*s. Charles Moore left  on   Th-ura-.  aay xor neison  will visit with  month.  and Ka.sk>,  friends -for  wnere _-*nt������-  the  next  jannw&. fiat..  "Rupert of Hehtisau," which is the attraction tomorrow night. It is the  same type of enjoyable romance cm  wnich no expense -has. been^sparedan  filming-, and at popular prices should 1  v~5 orro   u>g   au MSV> ������ I������������   iUVCIB.  The Women's Institute whist"-tonight at tfee p-ii-iefe lis-,]] will st**-?t sir  8.3������ prompt;:and after supper hasten  The   S.  wi day, the opening day of - their sale,  to be thegreatest selling of tho store's.,  history. . "  The Banff dance orchestra are billed  to make their first 1924 .appearance  here on the night of the 23th, at ths  Grand: theatre h������ E!roem.  " E*j. W. Humphrey; M.P,". for. ..West  Kootenay,' is expected to make aday's  stay at Creston en route" to Ottawa  for the 1924 session that is due to open  about-tbe end of February.  Major Mailandaine is 'a visitor^ at  Victoria and other coast" points- this  week���������the board of trade delegate in  quest-of-all*the facts and figure?* in  connection with raiifiicipili-sation.  &|jJr������,Tj-^*i'l5.tr������r  bubtci'il   .������.Vri?  ���������;  Z!   _.-!  ������shihb rm if nt  -Ji   S   -. m*7.ltlfi![l!������lltlllinil������Hlll-X  The admission,is 60 cents.  For - Saxe���������-'Mahogany - dressing?  table-, DaYriiipGFi, , oak library' table,,  child's iron cot, two cane bottom  chairs.    "W. H. Kemp, ISracksn-*-.  Mrs.    Angus    -Cameron.  Nellie Wilson were visifc-srs  Ci-eston contributed four of the  fifteen delegates from outside points  at the Kootenay-Boundary W.M.S.  conference at Cranbrook last week,  at which Mrs. (Uev.J Janips was the  unanimous choice  for   home   helpers  scrstary..  St  XtXk  M-   BS  .IIIIIIJH4-|l-r?EI1t]I[ffMfi3E-U-&  .llltimtJ^a*4Jtlltl j ������ i������mim>f- -  -> ..  A King..  ������*16B   ,Fo������    Sa^E���������Yorkshire "pigs  eight.weeks old,   registered   in   good  ' name, $12 with papet s.    Also ' 25 pui e-  bred   Plymouth" 'Hock   hens,   laying,  and   Miss   ������Hd two roostors, 7^.    ^egB^incu*  . .     ���������      m        .        ^,      .'-"' *:", (Canyon) jsuick&sss i*:0.  hon friends a few days the latter part  . v  of the week, returning nn  Sunday.  For Sale���������Team of fiorses, Hs-flch  cows, implement-*, household furniture.    Leaving for Alberta * and will  ���������31 everything.   C Owen, Crei-ton.  Wanhed���������Milch cow, fresh or due to j  freshen soon,  Jersey ��������� or   Jersey-Hoi-l     "Wanted���������By   Mrs. Horos-n������   Port-  stein preferred.    W. K. Beard, Lister, f hi", gir! to help with housework.    For  S. A. Speers store will continue to>  bold sale -prices on all dry goods, boots  ������i������u sncMK-,. clothing, etc., for one week  longer.  Mrs. Crosthwait and Mrs. Hayes  will give a "Ladies* Guild of Christ  Church stiver tea at the home-of Mrs.  Hayes on Saturday afternoon. March  1st, from 2.30 to 5.30.  narticu la rs *sppS*k  Cteston, between  afternoon.  Kit-Ma        mf1***-���������**     ������������**���������������4 Mm  m**m.m ��������������� -*mrm* +   M*      nfa������*waM������JaKg  5 "and 6 o'clock any  TENDERS FOR WOOD  Sealed tenders will he received hy  th* undersigned up till Tuesday, February 26th, 1824, for 20 cord of four  foot green tamarac or Sr for th-p Creston f-criools. "Wood to be delivered  not later than April 8Gth, 1924. Lowest or any render not necessarily ac  cepted. Ff������r full -particulars apply  J. A. P. CRQMPTON; SecrelSiry-  Treasurer^ Creston.  Springiike weather conditions still  codtinue in spite of the predictions of  Foster And tbe local weather proguos-  ticators that a cold snap would set in  at the middle of the "mouth. The  nights are ciuite frosty.  The St Valentine danee in the  Grand Theatre ballroom on Thursday  night attracted en fine turn out,. Coming sis the first dance in at least six  weeks, and with Creston nirchebtra  plnyingat top form, the affair was  thoroughly eajo-yed by all present.  Thcs-5 who -witnessed tbe production  of th**   'Prisoner  of   Zt-nda9*   at   the  Grand a couple of months  ago should  j be sure and see "its companion picfcuie,  A meeting of ladies interested in the  organization of a Chapter of the Order  tsf the" Eastern Star in CresSon wilE be  held at tne Masonic^^iall on Wednesday night, February 27th. at 8 o'clock.  Those eligible to^join ai*e mothers,  wivew, -sistei-s, daughters or 8tej*>  daughtei'S of JMLstBtesr B^sisons -in fi*isod  atta-pding.  lui: Higii cwiiool Lciterary Socl-exy.  are having their annuarconcert in the  Grand Theatre on Tuesday night,  March 4th. A athique and v-tried programme wiH be.presented and- the  affair promises to be qnite the best  local talent production ever seen .in  Creston. Heses-ved seats ate 75 cents,  and general admissimrSO cents.  " The Agricultural Association directors are having their preliminary meeting at the secretary's office on Monday  night-to start planning- for h. bigger  and bettor 1924 fall fair. The ladies  sections of the prize' list are under re  vision and next week we hope .to be  able to publish" the ' items in needlework on'Which-prizes wiil_ be offered*'  and a Wonderfully  -      Romantic Lover  ,,~ "are Jiitensely interest  Anthony Hope's  KJIM.  iingfi  i  ii.  .-!  _Ss5MSsy  milLUU  The Most  ',[ ^Wonderful 3  Photoplay  ," of-lite Year!  REGrlJLAR PEIQES  ���������G  g^Smmmmmmm^S^B  _ .. ���������*- - .  *. Z       ��������� JL   .  W^etstsrxfk  II  I  Tiring that lias  Happened in Years!  GET^rOUR  SHARE OF  THE BARGAINS!  The sales absolutely Smashed all selling ; RECORDS. ���������: |Niv^^||^^e:|-a::  the history of the Creston district  was there such a crowd  of ..Eager  ���������: BUYERS.   '��������� TflEV^tfir|J^fi^'"iuiei^  they WENT AWAY SAT^FIEP,  WrjSS Assorted StGGK  on  PRICEI  ���������-������������������>,  jfeiV^yy' %-jfty *^iy"^ ^j^q cic������c8ibb^a? SSBOST6 JiSa2rsrassi.s ���������    ttrfi^^iiiry.,'MJ^ay. .ii^vre..airc5. q������^������aiii!o.s kuoit������  i'������' '������������������- ;";'i '���������  We have decided to continue ,;T]HIS:;,GRS^A^::^  Dry goods. Boots and shoes, Rubbers^fen Suits, Mackinnws, Ladies and ^ildr<G^  Turn   iiiirMT   oiir  niA   iiiiiill   Ajll f  .'.*.''!  &r   Turn  r   IIILIfl  No Opposition!    No Competition!   ��������� Not a thing; hiirt .biit-tMe^price!'.  Onr;.Hi^,S^  of Quality maintained!    It is a one-sided affair all::wy0urfa^Qr!.:;-'Qiiiy all  youaeed at.PRICES YOVrCm ���������4FFQRD' TO PAYi:..:,..,' ,'.:-"V: ,y.  tewsyggl *BS!fiSSil������ ������������������^^ggjgggij0li^''  iitiiaiiiiBi-trJMiM

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