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 .������������������..i".".-.  ���������"',.*.<���������  Provincial J.ibrarv apt 30  ,4. /..  'i>-X7"T7Tr  Y Jft JB~^ ^  Vol   XXI.  CRESTON, B.C. FRIPAY. FEBRUARY 7,  1930  Xo. 49  ������v-  I"-  I'i  Irinity United  Church Annual  1929 Witnesses Better Attendance Contributions Increase  S.S. Average Atieifdsiice is 64  ���������"Ladies' Aid Wire Church.  Creston "Board af Trade dined oS an  Alice Siding turkey frdin the J. C. Martin  ranch. The bird was the biggest seen in  that town the past season, weighing just  a little over twenty pounds.   '   ;  The Whist Club members were guests  of "Mrs. ?������&se at the weekly meeting on  Friday night at which the prize scores  were made by Miss EI������������ Willis and Mr.  Bourne. TMa week the club will be  tertasned by Mrs. J. K. Webster.  ETiF-  en-  A debt-free church and a self-supporting congregation at 1983 is the objective  of TrinityXTnited Church, -.which*..had a  splendid and an enthusiastic turnout at  the assusl. ccngregaticnsl meeting on  Jauuary 22nd, which was presided over  by Rev. R. B. Cribb, with JT. W. Craig  taking down the minutes.  Financially 1929 was quite satisfactory.  Contributions to the minister's salary  had been the largest on record, and the  same also holds true of the givings to the  Maintenance and "Missionary fund, while  some reduction had been made on the  church debt, which now stands at a little  over $1200. There is a considerable demand for the church hall with rentals for  the year running close to $100.  Church, attendances were higher than  during 1928, as were the attendances at  the qnsrterly communion services. The  choir-h?** increased sad shows -d.Bcfd'Bd  improvement, but in this connection . regret is expressed that the choirmaster, T  Goodwin, has be.n forcedto give up that  position due to throat trouble. A motion  expressing regret at his being forced to  retire was carried, coupled with which is  the hope that the ailment will be only  temporary. He is succeeded by Mrs  Kernaghan.  The pastor reported that during the  year he had solemnised four marriages*  conducted five baptisims and four fune-v  ,,,f^. .;.;Se-also:,voiced ��������� suseere appTecs-  ation of bue extended uoliday given hint  by the congregation last year.  The report of the Sunday school, in  "Charge of W.J. Truscotts showed average  attendance of 6 4 and a teaching staff of  eight. Collections for the year were  $107. 26 are enrolled in the bible class  and the average attendance has been 13.  Mrs. Truscott submitted the report of  the Ladies' Aid which had a ..cash intake  of $641 last year, and of this cloce to  $200 had been spent in wiring the church  and basement for electric light. $150  bad been donated to reduce the church  dept. About $60 spent on improve  to the manse.  The W.M.S. has met regularly, and  contributed $65 to the hospital and  deaconess work of the church. The  society has ten members and one life  member. In September a junior branch,  known as the Olive Branch Mission Band  had been organized with 26 members,  and this work is in charge of Mrs, Frank  Bunt. The Go Getter Cluli is another  1929 addition to the church young  people's activities that had been helpful  in solving the congregation's financial  problems.  The board of stewards for 1980 was  named as follows: Vic. Mawson, W. J.  Truscott, Frarik Bunt, Herb Gobbett,  Harry Smith, R. C. Phillips and W. J.  Craig. MiaB Edna Holmes was named  auditor of tho church accounts. Before  adjournment tho usual vote of thankawaa  carried in appreciation of the splendid  work of all the societies and all who had  hoipedSn any way to make 1020 tho  successful year it hits proven. ,  &Sa*gfar>  Mr. and  Mrs.  Gillie were  renewing  sequaintances in Creston on Tuesday.  Miss Lillian Wilson left on Saturday to  oircl ������It trade  Amnial Meeting  Col. Mallandaine is' Reelected  President���������Ferniers Get Place  on Bxecuiiv^���������Discuss Many  Activities for 1930 Action.  < If any considerable portion of tho plans  aid at the annual sheeting of Creston  Board of Trade on Friday night are  realized that organization is due to have  about the best year in its history during  spend a few days with friends in Nelson. }9^   ^^ffi^^^S^^T^  . _      ".'���������''.���������'���������' } m charge of President Col. Mallandaine,  Charlie Wilson, who has been working and were preceded by a dinner at the  survey outfit in northern King George Hotel.1  with a C.P.R.  Saskatchev. as, returned home. Saturday.  Ollie Karris of KasYo, a former assistant road foreman at Creston. was renewing acquaintances here at the first of the  week.  ��������� Miss "Eileen Heap, who underwent an  operation in Nelson hospital about three  weeks ago, returned home on Sunday.  Mrs. Maxwell of Cranbrook was a  weekend visitor with Sirdar friends.  J. Simpson of "Lethbridge, Alberta, was  _ ���������?-_j��������� ������ ������ t_  a. visxloi  ncrc loat,   wcx;*-,  gucav  nil.  and Mrs. Heap.  Wynndel  to  Mr. and  i    daughter,  Birth���������On January 28th,  Mrs.   George  Huscroft,  Muriel Joyce. .  Mrs. Crane and Misses J. and A. Crane  ���������������*������*_*���������������*    "NTo*? *_���������-"*_-������   -T������ert'4'#v_������-*       -������      ���������"fovw      A<%tto      !������%���������������$���������  ���������week.'  -  Mrs. Pedersen^as' a Spokane Visitor  last week, a guest of her daughter.  Jqse-  phine.     '','_   ._   ','..'*"������������������ ",*"."'  Mssa A:. Hook of Spokane was here for  a weekend visit with her grandparents,  Mr. and Mrs. J, J. Grady.     ;  A. Spencer of Canyon spent a few days  here last week on work in connection  with the Co-Operative Fruit Growers  Association.  Father. Choinel of Cranbrook was here  last week, and   during his   stay   had  Roman Catholic Church service.  The February meeting of the Woman's  Auxiliary on Wednesday, February 12th,  at 2.80 p.m.  The presidential address, which".in addition to reviewing;the year's activities  in the district, also" included the usual  statement of the year's shipments of  fruit, vegetables" and forest products.  In fruit the outgo proved larger than was  anticipated due to the very dry season.  For the first time oh record Creston was  last year shipping cherries in carload  lots. There was a shrinkage in the shipments of strawberries as compared with  1������28; and during tlsOfyear four carloads  of potatoes were' imported. All points  In the Valley still continue to import  large quantities of hiy. grain and mill-  feeds. 4  Amongst the yearns development features the president referred to the start  on the East Creston" irrigation District,  the putting in of a domestic water system  at Lister, the cropping of 800 acres of  wheat on the old Reclamation Farm and  the shipping of nine carloads of wisest.  when it was considered too optimistic to  predict Valley shipments of 20,000 boxes  of apples, and yet the 1929 presidential  address indicated that considerably more  than 120,000 boxes had been shipped in  a short crop year. Both were-agreed  that with the advent of plenty of water  and new orchards coming in the Creston  Valley was almost in sight of a $500,000  __.-:_ ___._���������  The balance Bheet shows the board to  have a cash balance of $62 with all accounts paid. The usual votes of thanks  were tendered the retiring officers. A  special vote of thanks was tendered Mrs.  Bell for the excellent dinner af such a  modest price. The menu was indeed  excellent and the service all that could  be desired.. Given a few more weeks to  get squared away in her new location  Mrs. Bell will be in capital shape to  handle such occasions, and assured that  she would be only too happy to help out  in this line.  Lister  TH������*  ���������a **-^ ������*a  ���������couaw3  lishment of an^av^^&school at Creston  Erickson  Alice SIMnff  The first moadowto-ka of the season  wore seen on tho flats on Friday by Bob  Parkin; who reports two or three ol thorn  at their Ussy corral],  Mra. McDougall, who lias been on a  visit with hor . parents, Mr, and Mrs,  Kelly, has returnod to Yahk.  Robert Willis had to bo taken to Cranbrook by auto on Sunday, whoro ho underwent, an operation for appendicitis in  the hospital in that town the sumo evening. Lntcat word is that ho is making u  (tatiafactory rocovcry.  QAUtte Siding haw another woclcling to  its'credit, this w-Wa being Miua Vera  May Ithodoa, who was united in murringo  with It, B, Honloy off Briclison on Sun*  1 dny ������wfmlr>ft by "Rnv; W,. R. CHKh, i\i thm  ���������manno. Crouton.  Miss Clara Hunt of Kitchener was a  weekend guest of Miss Marcella Sanford.  Miss Walker returned from Vancouver  on Sunday and on Monday was back in  charge of the junior room of the Erickson  school.  Lloyd Cartwright of Goatfell was a  weekend visitor at his home here.   He  reports plenty of snow at that point.  Latest reports from the Cranbrook  hospital are to the effect that all three  of the Erickson patients, Marion ana"  Anita Heric and David Cowley, aro coming along nicely.  Erickson's rink, under Bkip T. W.  Bundy lsave considerable reason to be  proud of their 1900 showing. To date  thoy havo won two of the cups offered In  competition at Cres on curling  rink.  A very enjoyable time was spent on  Saturday aflorroon when about 20 young  friends gathered at^tho homo of John  Tompkins to help celebrate tho eighth  birthday of Stella Tompkins. A groat  variety of games wore played and a splon-  did lunch finished off an afternoon that  nil vwy much lipprot'Uitcd.  Erickson bmnch of Christ Church  Ladlew' Guild arc having a St. Valentine  tea and solo of homo cookiisg at Mrs.  Putnam's on Wednoaday aftorooon, February 12th, from 0 to 5.90. Thero will  bo a musical programme. All aro invited.  W. R. LaaiR rotuniod on Sunday Jroiw  Vancouver, whoro ho attended tho convention of tho B.C. Fruitgrowcrw ABaoci-  ation. Ho stutoa that tho delegation  from Crpaton and n number of tho inde-  jjonduiil; xtsipsjusrij uul< up a grout light to  Jjo adoption  By the Consolidated ^Mining & Smelting'  Company of Casssfda3 IJmitedf, also sub=  mitting figures showirig^ the" amount of  money spent on roads, bridges, forest fire  fighting, as well as figures on the auto  tourist traffic and customs intake at  Rykerts. The following officers were unanimously chosen for 1930:  President���������Col. Mallandaine.  Vice-President���������R. J. Forbes.  Secretary��������� C. F. Hayes.  Executive^���������Frank Putnam, W. J. Truscott, Geo. H. "Kelly, S. A. Speers, C, O.  Rodgers, Geo. Johnson.  An informal discussion as to the year's  activities followed the president's address,  and amongst many original ideas submitted all present agreed that a get-together banquet should have careful consideration. Everything possible shoud  be done to secure an airport. Publicity  and highways will have the usual serious  consideration, and insofar as possible the  baseball club will get full support. The  need of a hospital at Creston was concurred In by all present and it is expected  a strong committee will be named to  present a detailed report in this matter.  Messrs. Putnam and Truscott were in  reminiscent mood an recalled about 1912  Tom Yerbury returned to Kimberley  last week, after a stay of about three  months at his home here. r  Harold Langston left this week for the  Washout Creek section, where he will be  employed on the government road work  for some time to come.  Mr. Bollinger and son are motor visitors to Canal Flats this week.  Notices are up for Lutheran Church  service at the sc oolhouse on Sunday  afternoon at 3 o'clock.  Alf. Wellspring has just arrived home  from Kellogg. Idaho, where he has been  working for the past six months.  Alf. Letoiile returned from Calgary,  Alberta, at the end of the week, where  he spenfra few da^s on av^si&C2s������:^^ti  5_o pl^lr-    '���������^  Here an  CN.-i^rA'^i-  prevent iho adoption   of  tho reuolutsuu  At their annual tltmsor on Friday night asking for a provincial pool,  Bifioo Tea  and  Sale of Cooking  Under   tho  nuapicos   of   the  Erickson Branch   of Christ  Church Ladies'Guild at.  Mrs,L Putnam's, Erickson  WtUii rtBi il  3 to S.30 p.m.  TEA  Sa1������ of Homo Cooking.  Short MuhighI Program.  EVERYBODY WELCOME  morning from Creston for the" usual  monthly Church of England service,  which was well attended.  Considering the very severe weather  that prevailed, students at Lister school  have remarkably fine attendance shov/ig  of S3 per cent., according to the report  just given out by the principal,   Miss  Curtis.   Those making highest standings  were:   Grade 6���������Douglas McKee, Frank  Yerbury. Grade 5���������Clara Domke. Grade  4���������Douglas  Sinclair, Ruby Ross,  Kirk  Beard.   Grade   3���������Gladys   McCulloch,  Cyril Bird, Manning  Powers, Raymond  McKee.   Grade 2���������Margaret Dent, Alice  Wellspring,  Frank   McCulloch.   Grade  la���������Millie Beard, Margaret Sinclair, Eric  Jacks.   Grade   lb���������Gilbert   McCulloch,  Raymond   McCulloch.   Perfect    attendance���������Cyril Bird, Kate Davie, George  Davie, Margaret Dent, Manning Powers,  Douglas Sinclair, Margaret Sinclair.  Cetnyon City  Miss .Thelma Vance left few days ago  for Lurhberton where she has secured a  position and will be remaining for some  time.  Otto Johnson,'L. Olson and Martin  Nelson have returned from Kitchener  having completed their pole making contract with C. R. Paulson.  Tom Hickey and Jock McRobb arb  working at Washout Creek on the road  widening operations botweon that point  and Kuskanook.  Rev. R. R. Grlbb is duo to addrsrwR tho  Young People's Society on Wednesday  evening next,   His topic is "Evolution."  The bettor sleighing that obtained at  the first of the w ek was taken full advantage of to got h mo the fall  cut  of  hay from the flats at Creston.  ������������������������  Mrs. Won.mouth is homo aftnin from a  visit with hor duughter Mrs. Waldo, at  Fernie*  At a mooting of tho directors of tho  Farmers' Institute on Saturday, F. Knott  was ro-olootod proaldont; H. Young,  vico-prcnldont, and O. M. Samuolson,  8ocretary-troa������urflr.  Tho T.nfU������v������' Aid of tho ITtvltari Chiireh  havo choaots u now wot of officers for this;  year. Mrs. McRobb in president, Mrs.  D. Rogors in vlco-prosUbnt, and Mrs.  Nlblow,   wocrotary.    hmt   year   thono  ui'uKvn wor<u filled by Xvlru. ll,Ub*L������:u.cl, Ivlitj.  Sttisu'k and "MLli E. Samu^lbon trc&pact-  ivoly.  Would Reclaim  25,000 Acres  Messrs. Amon arid Constable at  Victoria to Discuss Project of  Reclaiming Balance of Flats  Area Estimated at 23,000 Acres  [Victoria Colonist]  The Kootenay. Flat, on the  Kootenay River, near Creston,  under the energetic policy followed by the company which has  been reclaiming that area, has  made a good showing. Already  6,800 acres of land have been  brought under cultivation, divided  into farms varying from about  five hundred to about seven cr  eight hundred acres.  Mr. Howard Amon and Mr.  Guy Constable, who are representing the syndicate, are hi the  city now for the purpose of consulting with the Government with  respect to future bperationsln the  matter. { :  The policy of this syndicate has  been to make the reclamation  with the option of purchase of the  land following the completion . of  work. The reselling of the areas  so reclaimed is earried out by the  organization without any assistance from the Government*  The   land  is   of   rich   bottom.  i^������s'-&-*'frTj*������^k������������lv-"?.-^ "��������� *3"������*-  v -^^ '*'-' *^ *  ^^^^ i"'* "V,^  .    '   ^a. -*������ 't        -0.   -\ k(.'.- '*',,fj *'F"iart' *J ���������v''  *  pFGi.ecv.oB Os is, .rc-ris siae xsoodusg  of the river to convert it into tKe  very best of agricultural land.  There are 23,000 acres more requiring to be similarly treated,  and with this the representatives  of the syndicate are ready to proceed if the arrangements can be  entered into with the local Government for acquiring the area.  These areas have been taken by  large farmers who have had practical knowledge of tne industry,  and are bringing on the land large  investment. They are for the  most part from the other side of  the line.  In. spite of the fact that it was  late last year before the reclamation was carried out, so that the  cultivation of the lands could be  proceeded with, the crop of wheat  yielded from thirty-six bushels up.  The syndicate of owners brought  the first combine into the province, cutting the wheat and threshing it at one operation as it moved  along. They brought in tractors  in numbers and thus handled the  breaking of the land and the other  farming operations on a large  scale.  It is pointed out by Mr. Amon  and Mr. Constable that the farmers in the Kootenay Flat received  from their wheat $1.40 a bushel,  being graded No, 1 hard.  In addition to the growing of"  the grain the future of this valley  in the matter of shipping is absolutely assured. The Midland Pacific Elevator Company has given  an understanding that it will erect  an elevator by the river for every  1,600 acres of . land brought  under cultivation for the growing  of wheat. The river is navigable  for car-carry in p; ferries, which  would pass along, taking the grain  from the elcvatora by tho dimple  act of spouting it into the cars.  In turn these cars would be transferred to the C.P.R. liinoat Root*  enay Lake. a  TUT!   HrRVTffiW.    fn*T*!fcTON_   B.    ���������?.  iXOitANGE /A  ~   xrEKOE/"  ^blendA  ���������SiS  ������asia_k's Cabme! Ministers  75������  *Ffetfli ir^ssa tise g������������^������-sast  A N*5w Hope For Tkevs\v oriel  The five-power naval conference is iz* session in London, England,, aa  thte art do ������s written. It ia a nioinentous gathering, fraught witts great  possibilities for the grood of ail raankind. Assembled around the conference  table are leading statesmen of Great Brita n. United States, Prance, Italy  and Japan, the five greatest naval powers in the world. The British, delegation also includes representatives of the self-governing Dominions and  India.  The problem confronting these eminent statesmen is to find some bsa's  of agreement whereby a stop can be put to further competitive building of  ships for warlike purposes, and, if possible, to provide for a substantial  reduction in the number of ex sting ships by scrapping some now in commission and providing that there shall not be replacement of others when  they become old and obsolete.  So ���������worded, the average swan would be sncVssed to say that it should not  be a very difficult matter to reach an agreement, but the problem is by no  means so simple as it seems to the layman. One country places greater  reliance on huge battleships than does another country, others desire many  fast cruisers of mode, ate feonnage, others feel their necessities call for  larger cruisers, some want a great number of submar nes, while others are  prepared to outlaw them altogether. Great Britain is ready to abolish both  submarines and the huge battleships, and rely on cruisers of moderate ton-  sage. The United States is agreeable to the outlawing of the submarine, "but  BtilE feels tne necessity of the big ship. France is opposed to abolishing submarines.     And so it goes. v  And there is sometnuag to be said for each contention. Great Britain  has colonies and coaling stations, oil and supply depots all over th.e wotld.  The moderately .sized cruiser will, therefore, fit into tier requirements -for  wfescs cf "hex great sbipp rtg and ecsceree. But other countries, lacking  such re-fuel'ng and supply depots, feel the need of larger ships, carrying  greater quantities of fuel and supplies, so as not to be forced back to home  ports too frequently. France is convinced that the submarine is her great  arm of naval defence inasmuch as she cannot hope to compete with Britain  and the Un ted States in the building and maintenance of large battleships  and cruisers.  However, the conference is a hopeful sign of the desire, of the nations  to lessen the burden of armaments and consequently to decrease the possibility of war. One thing is certain, and that is that the people in all countries are extremely anxious that the"r leaders should succeed in reaching  some 'unanimous conclusions. They are the ones who nave to bear the burden of taxation imposed for-these huge a_ma������nents; it is their, sons "who are  withdrawn from productive employment to man the navies, and undergo intensive training for possible future slaughter.  The most hopeful feature of the present conference is that it has been  preceded by conferences between the nations at vhicb efforts "have been  made to find common ground, to iron out old differences, to allay old  suspicions. The conference" may not achieve all that might be hoped for  and desired, but if it marks a further advance on the work of the Wash'ng-  ton Conference of some years ago, much will be gained, and the way be  paved for further reductions and understandings in another few years.  Thus step by step will progress be made.  An example of this willingness to consider and appreciate the other  fellow's viewpoint and position, instead of Ignoring or m'srepresenting  them, is found in a recent issue of the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin. It  states some home truths for its United States readers. To quote 8n part:  "The salt water, I believe, is freest of all, in peace, within that jurisdiction���������the British���������where it was formerly (in centuries past) least free.  Britan accords the peaceful world, so far as her writs run, complete  maritime freedom and equality, evess within her own ports and coastal  waters. Her port charges are the same to others as to British. Foreign  ships may take part in her coastwise trade.  "Her broad theory is that maritime comssierce, under whatever flag it  may move, holds out some hope of profit to the greatest contemporaneous  seafaring peoples. No other nation is of like m'nd���������not the Italian, not the  French, not tho Japanese, not tho American. Our coastwise trade, for  example, is reserved rigidly for vessels of American reg stry, and none  other may ply between our home ports and those of our overseas territories."  Recognition of th's broad liberty accorded to tlso shipping $_ all nations  by Britain, as contrasted w th the narrower policy adhered to by all other  great naval powers, thus openly presented to tho readers of a great United  States paper, is an indication of that better and more cordial feeling towards Britain now eo evident in the neighboring repuol c. It la because such  better fee'tags do exist, and aro gnawing stronger, that hopes for tho  succeso of tho prescsst naval conforenco aro bo high.  Oldest Is Hoa. W. B. Motherwell, and  Youngest gloss. C A. Dunning  Hon. WV R. Motherwell, Minister of  Agriculture, wlso^has, jjust celebrated  his seventieth birthday, is the oldest  member of the Dominion Cabinet. The  youngest is Hon. C A. "fanning, who  at 45 Is ^[infster of Finance. Tho  others are: Postmaster - general  Veniot, 66; Minister of Interior,  Stewart, 61; Minister of Health,  King, 57 f Minister of Public Works.  Elliott, 57; Prime Minister King. 55;  Minister of Labor, Heenan, 54; Minister of Customs, Euler, 54; Minister of  Justice, Lapolnte, 53; Minister of  Railways, Crerar, 53; Minister of  Marine, Cardin, 50; Minister of Trade  and Commerce, Malcom, 49; Minister  of "N&t'otts! Defense. RalstoR, <4"s  Secretary of State. Rinfret, 46;  Solicitor-General, Canon, 42; Minister  of lHn2Xi"gration0 Forke> who baa just  resigned, was 69. Including the last  named, this makes an average of  about 55 for the seventeen, a figure  which for that class of work affords  the vigorous age classification.  University Of Alberta  Debaters; Win a Three To One Verdict  ��������� Over Manitoba In Inter-Unlver-  slty Contest  Piling up a conclsssive argument  which completely controverted that of  their opponents, University of Alberta debaters recently defeated the  University of Manitoba by a three-to-  one verdict of the judges for the Mc-  Goim Cup.  Alberta speakers upheld the afHrm-  afve of the subject, 4 'Resolved that  total disarmament . is essential to  world peace."  The debaters for Alberta were  I>avid "Siglcr and F. E. L. Priestley,  ami for Manitoba., Ronald "_������.  Donnell and R. Gerald Riddell.  "fcrf"*** *__  -J  f-5  1  1  Sg_^    -9Mf..   MS  F������ Of  32oT&"t l>s s niartyT to tssnecsssary pais*  Lots of suffering is, indeed, quite needless.  Headaches, for example.   They come with*  out warning, but one can always be prepared.  bottle of them at the office. Carry the small  tan in your pocket. Then you won't have  to hunt a drugstore, or wait tall you get "home.  And do not think that Aspirin 3a only  good for headache-, sore throats, and colds!  BeacVthe proven directions for relieving  neuralgic, neuritic, rheumatic, and other aches  and pains. Remembering, of course, that tho  quick comfort from these tablets is not a cure;  for any continued pain, Bee a doctor,   .  Purchase genuine Aspirin. Protect, yous-  -satf by looking for that .name. Always tise  Always safe.   Never hurts the heart.  >  V  TRADE MARK REO.  CANYOUWITHSTAKD  RIGORS OF WINTER?  Or Are You Subject To the Many  Ills Of This Trying Season?  The rigors of winter sap the vitality of even the strongest. Laclc of  exercise, overheated rooms and a restricted diet will gradually impoverish the blood arid Impair the health.  That is why you are susceptible to  colds���������why you find such difficulty in  throwing thens off.  To be proof against cold, flu or  other winter ailments the "body must  be nourished by rich, red, health-giving blood. A tonic medicine must be  taken to build up this rich, red blood.  Such a tonic is Dr. Williams'' Pink  Pills���������thousands recommend them as  a. remarkable blood-builder and winter tonic.  Concerning them Mrs. Jackson  Jenkins, Owen Sound, Ont.< writes:  "After a severe attack of-flu I found  myself very much run-down. I waa  advised to, try I>r. Williams' Pink  Pills and they fully restored my  health and strength. I can heartily  recommend these Pills to anyone  Whose blood is in an impoverished  condition."  Start taking Dr. Williams" Pink  "Pills today and see how soon you  feel the benefit. They are sold by  all medicine dealers or by mail at 50  cents a box from The Dr. Will Lams'  Medicine Co., Brodcvllle, Ont.  Good Speakers Nervous  Would Get Out Of Addressing Crowds  If It Were Possible  Right Hon. Jan- Christian Smuts,  war hero and leading stateman, during a memorable address in Toronto,  said: "I have never learned in a long  political life to shake off a certain  nervous trep'dation when .I have to  face my fellow-men in mass formation. And I am not sure that the  political mass formation is not more  terrifying than the military formation." No doubt many other public  men could tell of similar feelings. The  Hon. William. Paterson, one of the  best known campaign speakers in  Canada, told a friend with whom he  was discussing his political career,  that despite his lengthy experience in  addressing public gatherings, if at  any meeting just before he arose,  somebody had opened a door behind  him he would have bolted through the  portal.  Canadian Steamships  New    Canadian    Government    Ship-  Building Deal Is Rumored  The London Sunday News states  that a large shipbuilding contract for  a new Canadian Government line of  passenger and cas'go steamers may  shortly be placed in Liverpool.  . The newspaper stated contracts had  already been invited for construction  of a fleet of ships to run between  Montreal and Cape Town and India.  rC01J���������rHS^C01JL>S  rDanserous coropltfl&iona can quickly de-i  velopif coughs and colds areneglected. Atjj  the first  horses twi  of trouble treat your J  the^>!d reliable  COMPOUND  _ Praised "bv horse owners every- '  w "where. U_edbytbousanitefOT������ver35  ye���������������. Onarfe ������t DrccStorM for 60c and ������1.20 J  sr bottle ������w -Mpoed dlr-rt, poat������*e prepaid. J  USE SAStTXE! Mtit on Remiost. Writ* UA*s!J  ' srOHN MEDICAL CO.. D*������> VJt, G������-w������. !������*,]  Discover Cancer Serum  For'lVoul.M  ���������MOIOimTIOM  Aj-ICTUTOMACM  MirAI-rBLI"  si^������*i������*w*^*'^'*'*lw*l*iV1]^  About two Hours after oatlnfr many  people ouster   irom   sour   oiumnclsii.  They cull it inUiKMUUon. It meuuu that  the rituHiuutt- ijcrvea Iiava bcon over*  hsiunau^:vi. k llt'iu Hi OACVHii UUlU. Tho  v-uy iu ������;oriii<;t .1 ���������;������ W1UJ Ua allr.tth.  winch ninuutiuuu many Umtus sut vol*  tim<< in m:i<4,  The right, wny In Phillips' M������������U <if  Mi������jnjoHm~-juni a tatitclonu douo in  irater. It la   nltiuuiwt,   wmcicut,   and  When rood  *i*  otsfsrs  Tiva   Sass  Francisco   Surgeons   May  MtsKo Importasst Contrlbsstlon To  Medical Sclonco  I>iBOovory by two San Frassc'sco  surgeons of what they call a "cancer  Killing aerum," was disclosed wbon it  became known that medical agencies  of the University of California havo  decided to co-operate in further experiments with the, substance.  Tho of'glnators, Dr. Walter Bernard CofCoy, chief Burgeon of tho  Southern Pacific Hospital, and Ds",  John D. Husnbor. his colloaguo, spool*  lied that tho.sorum was not to bo so*  gnrded as a cancer euro, but assorted  that it was "able to kill cancerous tissues, i  Tho Horum, la derived frosu tho  outoclyo of Uio adrenal glands oil  ahaop.  Foods Stay Fareslft  MMMMMMMnnHHUMMHI '  Tlits Way  M  iiia_#:  i<*~2C-  "*i  JM  %&$  Wl������  ^kMI  ���������������.������- ���������  '>$m  mm  m.  *^ffi!*_!w5Kl!  Ysl&vPr.'..iwii&M*> >>'- V,',v.1  m$MtiM&  .MM  i^MMm  harmkoHs. It has romalnod tho atand-  urci vwuii puytuuiiuirt in uio i>u yem*  anxco its Invention.  It, 1������ the quiOK method, HoeiuUh come  almoHt insuusily. It its tlso approveul  moitsotl. Vou will novor utio unoinc*-  whew you know.  lie Hiiro to get tho jgonitlno r������mi!lp������  Ml lie ol MftpuHHi prescribed by nh'yai*  claim tor l������u youro in cartocilisss oh������  ci'tiii ru'iiia.  Much taottlo aoutttusa full  oi.ticuouu���������nuy druif������tor������.  Only tho un'nformod ossduro Ulq  agony of cbvna. Tho linowlnp; onoa  apply Hollaway's Corn rtomovof and  fjoi relief,  A British pslistar haB dlsaovarod  a method of producing lnmlnoun inlc  In varlouo coloura, for x-aadlug in th<a  dairJt,  Covered  with Para-^Sanl.  Heavy   Waxed  Paper goods that usually  stale in a day or so stay  fresh for quite a lonfj time.   Try  it.   Get Para-Sunl in tho hundy,  knirc-cclficd carton, at grocer,  stationer.   Fop lesss exacting  ���������Centre Pl������U" Packs in sheet form,  mmmmtm  (Uranduiotbcr Kucw-  ax(Vt\,  -Sho IJmoiI MIm*  W.   XT.   U.    1S23  M/W mamlmImmmmmI wna, m.m������mmTTmmmwm HWITBP ��������������� '��������� >"���������"���������        4#^|  WW  HAMILTON  S.IHITKD,  ONTARIO  Western Rupte&mtatiQca:  HUNTER-MARTIN & CO.. REGINA, SASKU 4  .������r  trv  EHE-  BE VIEW,   CRESTON   B.   C.  '_���������' . _"*!_���������_ H *JH"! _���������.!!_���������.    *2*St'"ffdr_'' ������������������-���������'   *j������,;  Kf illII_i iBisiihit  NAVAL STRENGTH  Londdn, Eng.���������Rt. Hon. A. y, Alexander,   first  lord   off. the; adnairalty.  told the House    of   Commons'  that  ���������Sreat  Britain's   cruiser strengtn   in  naval estimates for    the    next    ten  years would depend on the results of  the Five Bower Naval conferences.,  Asked what  increase  or. decrease  for  the   next  two   five-year periods  of the naval estimates, would,, result  from  fixing the number of cruisers  st Sf*"   ho re1"*1 led: '  'Titers asrs  a*  present 54 Brit'sh cruisers built, and  four others in an advanced stage of  ���������construction.  "The   effect   on   the   British,   estimates   of  fix'ng   the   total   at   fifty  ���������cruisers depends on the sisse of the  eruisers laid down and the type of  S_e   cruisers  built to   replace   those  that become obsolete. ,���������> .......  ���������"The decision on these questions  ���������Jepends on the- conclusions of- the  tsaval conference." ...       -     .  According to figures that Mr.  Alexander gave to another questioner, the saving in the British  naval estimates for the next six  years -would aggregate .more than  ������52,000,000. if replacen_ents of battleships as provided in article 20 of the  Washington Treaty " were" cteferred;  entil 1936.- ' '"-���������-'���������" - -/v ��������������������������� - .-*-  Mr. Alexander stlso told a ������������������:-���������Questioner that de0isioii:as / to proceeding with the three submarines re���������.-'  m&inh-g on the British. 1929 naval  program would be taken after the  London conference'��������� had been ���������- con-  eluded. The program originally provided for six submarines but tnree  of these were later cut out.  The recent cancellation - of - two  British cruisers was of no material  ���������significance, Mr. Alexander told_ a.  questioner who asked the reason for  She abandonment and the effect of  the ^decision on the unemployment  situation.  "The suspension of work on these  ships," he said, "was decided uopn  by the Government on July 1st, for  reasons of high pol'cy fully set(.out.  in a statement the prmie minister  made in the House of Commons,  Jan. 14. As very; little work had been  done on these ships on that date the  recent decision to regard them, as  cancelled ia of no material signl-  Scance' and was taken in connection  * with the framing ,of the navy esti-  inaWs.'*'  The first lord of the admiralty said  tt had not been necessary to reduce  dockyard employment in consequence  of stopping work osi these and other  ships. - ���������  i^B *��������� ��������� ^tr% -���������'������������������'��������� , t"H| ��������� -^ ��������� ���������������  M__W������*������.*V*     tE* wm&mmm* m*     Aa ***. mm ��������� ���������    g������- ���������>- -���������������> jJLm. ���������  van r?a*   sgisiagt- g*||Jf ^Stsigtiiai  Sir      Esmo      Howard      Refers*      To  Dominion's   Enviable   Position  Ottawa.���������A suggestion whereby  Canadian trade may be enlarged with  fchev West Indies, a tribute to Hon.  .Vincent Massey, Canadian minister  at Wash'ngton, and an expression of  confidence In the, future of this country;:1 were the features of an address  delivered before the Canadian OTub  here cby Sir. ;Esme' Howard, ��������� British  ambassador to the "Uiiite'd - States.'  With regard to the Canadian inin-  ister at Washington, the British,  ambassador sad that from the day  Mr. Massey was appointed to this  there liad never been a shadow of  any sort between them.  **-M7_     ���������������.  j:- '-___ JS   '     ���������-.. _ A.*. . '..  :������c   nave      uisxjuaacu .   xiitiL-vtes      Ui  common interest and matters of all  kinds so* freely that we have become  friends and almost as brothers. But  t should like to say this, that the  establishment of the Canadian legation at Washington, so far -from  creating difficulties for the conduct  of the aff&'rs- of our British Gom=  monwealth, as some persons supposed, has on the contrary been a  real he!*? and assis taste������ in the conduct of those affairs in the United  States/'  Expanding his theme on Anglo-  American relations, Sir Esme pointed./ to Canada's enviable position in  hav'ng���������������������������'< on its frontiers no hostile  neighbor.-- '       - ':;  ���������"'_  "Sorhe think that the ������north geo-  graphical situation of Canada, -is a  ^drawback," he said. ,; V^.ut: ���������. I % don't  WELL JLSAO,3PKOG!tESSiy_2  Canadian Scouts  1^0:2 i.izg^Bt  Governor-General WUUngdois Thanks  Ail those Who Helped To 2Vui3.5  Jamboree a Success  Ottawa, Ont.���������Success of the Canadian Scouts' contingent . who took  part In last year's jamboree, in England, was due in large measure to  the generous aid of Canadians, said  the chief scout for .Canada, His Excellency the Governor-General.  "To the generous stibscribers in  all parts of Canada . to the special  fund I personally raised for this  purpose," said Viscount Willing-  don, *T wish, bo express very grateful  thanks, and also to the various individuals who subscribed sums for in-  divrdual boys, which largely increased  the numbers of our contingent.- I  wish to thank, too, all members of  the executive of the association here  H.C. Nixon, who has been selected at headquarters, for their loyal, de-  to lead the Progressive group in the voted work, very particularly the  Ontario House during the coming ses- j members of the jamboree committee,  sion. ��������� j who,    under    the    cha^m-anship    of  ��������� ' ���������  ; ' Colonel Snow,.made all the arrange-  r wruni AVMEUT  Ui1������i?irLllli?l^i  ASSOCIATED WITH  POOIP01M  Aiithorities Firm C^i  Canada Will Not Permit Entry Dssr-  ing Winter Months  Ottawa, Ont.���������The attitude of the  Canadian authorities wtih' regard to  the admission into, Canada gfthe\6,-  000 distressed Mennonite.3 in Germany  Is': sinaltered, r and no -permis-  A_aT3_i fai7    1U1       W_l.i3"   lUJUVA. MM*..*.^.  -M-J)  Was CSever Fomerv  "Expert Investigated So-Called Draft  Of U.S. Declaration Of  Independence  Toronto.���������-Faintpencil marks discovered "by a lhand������^ expert left  ; no doubt that the so-called draft copy  1 of the, United,1 States Declaration of  feel'-.-so'^'surex'sbout--- ihat^ because-it:  ensures you for ever. frbin thO danger of the problem Of mixed races,  which < is a -nxost serious one in  southern cotmtries; -and it ensures.  y.ou also from the relaxation of  mind and muscle which often is the  result of too* constant contact with  the sun god. You are endowed  with thousands and thousands of  square miles of fertile- plains, with  millions of horsepower of electricity  wa'ting to be barnessed, with.. lumber and wood pulp almost incalculable, and lastly with, a wealth of  mineral deposits which have yet  only just been scratched. You -have  all. this and you have also , the unspeakable"5 blessing*:' :'ioff political  security; without fear ^froni. I attack  from without.  "Who; are your neighobrs? On One  s!de the North Pole, whose bears are  not likely to prove a danger to th's  estate: and on the otlser side a great  and friendly country, wtih whom  you have had for over a century an  arrangement by which armaments  were laid aside and the frontier line  was left almost as free from defences as those between one state  and another of the "United States."  slxm ^^i&eKWormg them to 2**?****^  "t^s^^V^gnii/ithev ^xiter,-*1^32-3^^'4^3"-41^ aQd Empire in a.  mqhths.vTiiis was. stated "by .officers  of the immigration department here.  In the spring the department will  give consideration-to the case of  these Mennohttes, but no special  privileges will be extended to them.  news 'stoiy.'.''���������''* :''������������������>������������������"��������� ::' ��������� .'- *"���������'-.���������-''-"���������:' '" * '���������'���������������������������'���������:  "Onept the cieVerestlforgerles ever  comrnitted," said. Uie^expert wliers he  had completed his investigation. A  powerful magnifying --glass "brought  into evidence lead pencil markings  about the strokes of the writlnev sa^s  Any action taicen will he in contonrt-  ��������� _ . ,  ity with the  immigration laws  and  the paper. These markings indicated,  Will be governed by the agricultural  ?e  exPerc  sa-f'  that  ine  signature  requirements.of Canada then. \had been* carefully drawn then inked  in.  World Grain Show  Endurance Test a Success  British Dirigible In Air Far Fttty-  ... Three Hour*  Cardington, Eng.���������The dirigible  K.-100 returned to h.er .homo port  after a successful endurance flight  lasting 53 hours.  The ��������� giant , airship during that  time flew a zigzag course over the  Mout-sesis part of England; crossed  the channel to Use Scilly islands, flew  back ovor Plymouth, the Isle of  Wight, Dover, tho Southeastern coast  porta and ossco again over "London.  She started in misty weather and  arrived homo in a mist.  Manitoba     . Agricultural   '   Societies  ������Jrg������������i To Take An Interest In  Big Event.'���������'.-  - C Winnipeg,' Man .-"^-An appeal to all  omc Destroys  Father and Daughter Die From Burns  Received-In Fire   \  Kerrobert, Sask.���������Burned^ terribly  friDm neck to knees oh .4i>oth:'������Siel'-front'  socie1lies;to arrange at once for repre- j aad the back of his^body,, through his  sentation at. the .World Grain Snow,. jieroic efforts to save his children-,  at Regina; in" 1932, was made-by J. i x_ester Matters, Tramping I-ake farm-  Hi Evans, deputy minister of agrlcul-. er, dfedin the Kerrobert ���������hospital. He  ture for Manitoba, in an address: be- had been there for 24= hours, in in-  fore, the agricultural   societies   con- ptessse pain.-  vention recently.  His   injuries- were   teeeive^   when  Every society in Manitoba should tire practically destroyed his housa  be represented at the show, ^W^^.|follo*Tirfxtlg'--JBa.*������axly morning ksroseiio  Evans. * He rejoiced -at, the ���������, interest j explosion^ nine- miles west of Tranip-  manifested   by   junior seed growers  in the production of. better seed.  Siiffgosts Help For IJyrd  New York, N.Y.���������Dc Howard T.  Same's,.of McGlll pnivorslty, has oug-  ncntGd that chemical h might be URGd  to hasten the bs*oak-up of tise Soutls  Polar ico paolc if Admiral Byrd'deflir-  'cd it, The work would bo done, Prof,  ZlarnoH said, by forcing one vital  break hi tlso pack: at tho key point  nnd tho manoeuvring an actual shifting- of tho ico moss.  K.C Honors ������S?loisoor Wosn'on  Victoria.���������Tho loglalaturo of British Columbia, in its opening ceremonies paid tribute to tho pioneer  women of tho province,'who had  helped lay tho foundations of Cassada  oss tho Pacii-o. A doKots pioneer women occup'od seats ow tlso floor of tha  Hou.no, and received tributes on behalf off tlioso thoy roprosorstod, tho  government and opposition.  Manitoba Beekeepers  M^et In Winnipeg  Delegates    Discuss    Betterment    Of  Conditions Wislch Aro Already ,  Excellent  Winn5peg.--Manitoba .bee    keepers  in the 23rd annual conventiosi at the  Royal    Alexandra   Hotel,    discussed  ways   and  means, of   bettes'ing. the  already   excellent  conditions    under  which  this  ps'ovlnco  holds  a  ths'ee-  year   record   In   the   "Dominion for  first grade gs*amsiated and extracted  honey.    The report of the secretary,  I_. T. Floyd, gives Mon'toba's entire  csiop estimate at 0,899,339 pounds of  honey, with an average of 144 pounds  per colony. There aro 2,850 apiaries  and the spring assd   fall    count   of  colonics ratoa  n't  47,596  and  42,720  rospoctivciy. W> D. Wright, of EJourls,,  Manitoba, representing   tho   district  west  and  south   of_"Brandon,   from  whence the flnost grades como, wa*3  aongratulntfld sipon winn'ng Dtisnln-  lon Bwcopstakes th^s year with prdcT  tlcalty all -tho prlssQs in tlso classea,  mentioned   during   tlso    last    three  years.  Roy Mullen, of Myrtlo, was another * outstanding bockeopor, having obtained 20,000 pounds from 100  wionloH of boo.fl.  Motorist-Was Rewarded  Ottawa, Ont. ^ Wilfrid ILebelle,  young Ottawa motorist, brought a  party of sk'ers home from the Gatl-  neau Hills when their car broke down  on Sunday. He was surprised when  members of the party asked to be  dropped off at Government House. He  went homo and forgot about it until  he received a letter of thanks from  ing liakev He and three children sustained burns;' iss" the explosion," one  little girl, Nellie^ aged 14 years, having succssmbed to her injuries shortly  of ter, admittance .^ the hospital.   ;  Prince Studying Soutli Africa.  Cape Town, South Africa.���������Not-  withstanding the fact that during his  stay iss Cape Town, the Prince of  Wales is spending the nearest thing  to complete holiday that he has en  joyed in years, he is devoting consid-  Her Excellency Viscountess Willing- I erable time to Increasing hia know-  don, accompanied by a handsome I ledge of South Afr'ca, her main in-  bossquet. 'terost and problems.  ^JAIvIAIOA SU<3AB"  Tlso Belgian Congo has coal depoa-  tt������ of moro than 1,000,000,000 tonw.  m&w**bm*mmm\wmi  W,    N,    V,    3823  .,-;., ytcturos Aro Proof  Toronto.���������Heig'o Borup, a young  Dano, who in threo years bocamo a  succosoful farmer In Northern Ontario, "has. loft to spend a holiday in  tho land of his birth, and tn his baggage will bo 0,000 feet of film which  ho will show In many parts of Denmark as pictorial; proof that splond d  opportunities exist for those who are  not afraid to piny tho part of plon-  oor.  Winnipeg, Man.' ~ The Canadian  wheatSpoors, policy off. bedding wheat  for higher prices has helped to create  the eeriious unemployment situation  as it exists in Canada, Mayor Ralph ���������*'  K. Webb, of Winnipeg,'stated recently. His comment made at the western  conference on unemployment f rom  the pros ding chair, drew pronounced  opposition from several delegates.  "T have not attacked the wheat  pool In any shape or form," contended Mr. Webb in answer to  criticism of his stand. '3 am commenting only on the" pool's present  policy which the pool h.as a perfect  right to practice. I hope it proves  to be right.  "Hundreds of thousands of men  have been la'd off by the railways  as a result of the pool's holding  policy," estimated the Winnipeg  mayor in his first resume of the unemployment situation. He mentioned that the facts that the 1928 crop  was not yet paid for, and payments  on the 1929 crop were yet to come,  as-additional stems tending' to cause  unemployment.  Canada should turn an eye to tha  "United States, where '"'holding polf-  ItSea'" -';havig: ���������"b'e^P-'dir^tea.';.; 'hiiVivato'' ":-  ^ga^nst.'Oreat HWta^r:Mx-,.'We>'b-.be-'  ^eveo*-'-----Ha-; ^mentioaed ''futile: efforts-,:  of   the   United" States -to   hold    up   ���������  Britaih   on   beef, oil, cotton, rssbber  and tobacco  and.    resultant   "British  moves to develop. other resources.   :....  Australia and the Argentine have  quadrupled their wheat yields within  nine and seven    years    respectively,  the mayor held} Manchuria was pro*  ducing 24,000,000  bushels where no  Wheat was grown    six    years   ago;  India had doubled  her  wheat yield  in six years.     Italy and France, the  former   never     a   wheat-producing  -country, "were now meeting almost  all. domestic^ requirements,   ne   said,  | "and Germany���������ever    as    importer,  was now exporting wheat to Britain."  Subsidized-    grain-growing,     with  4,000,000 0r_ 5,000,000 acres, put into  new production in Britain, would be  the   result   of   bucking the   British,  Mr... Webb forecast.  *TVe may find that the government has had a lot to do w'th the  present policy,** stated Mr. Webb, referring to the wheat pool's stand,  "sand; that- may not bear very close  investigation."      ..  ; Mayor John. W. - Hair, of ._ Sasks* .  fcoon, inimed ately disassociated himself from the "attack on the wheat  pool made by Mayor Webb." Ho  mentioned, that: Saskatoon is proud  off being* the centre " oif Cnoada'a  greatest pool province and mentioned that he considered the wheat  pool had'done far more to create  employment than to cause unemployment.  Strong protest against Mayor  Webb's statements came from Ben  Lewis, of Stonewall, Man., a director of the United Farmers of Manitoba. "Theso co-operative organizations came into existence through  necessity/'' stated Mr. Lewis. "The  farmers refused to produce grain at  a loss, and insisted on a living wage.  It is because agriculture is in such  a low state that the whole country  Is suffering. Pollt'cians -come out  Into tho west, talking; of prosperity,  while tho very causes of the prosperity ��������� tho farmeijn -��������� aro almost  I>ovorty stricken.  AlmoBt unanimously* at the ope������-  Ing off a western Vjobless partoy,1i*  oalled In Winnplog, tlsey, atrossod tlso  gravity of" present cond tlons, forecast early agffravation of tho situation, and opined that ��������� tho Dominion  Government should aid in unomploy-"  ment relief.  ,- - i'i. -.';  Thoy aay that little glYls as*o made of sugar assd Hplco-ais<3l all that's nlco.  This con truly bo said of this initio piccaninny because she bolonga to the  West Indlcn, where splco and ougar grow. rorikai,j������ *fn������j la a little shy bocauso  the lady who took such a fancy to hor was a very dilfntingiilahod visitor to  her home island. Both, Her Excellency Lady WiUlntjdou, and the VJacount  Wlllingdon, Oovcrnor-Glono.nl of Canada, woro blgbly dellglstad witls 1-holr  cruise through the 3l������Msials Main. "I'hlo photograph was ,tatoc--i on board the  Canadian, National Stoumwhlp "Lady aosmers.^-- CaniuIlanNattonal Rallwnyii  M'F,hotocyriph.  To Speak Over Radio  London,  langland. ��������� Lady   Astor,  Conservative member of tho Houuo of  CowimrmR, will broadcast over radio  to Canada and the XJnltod States  within about a week. Hor nddroaa will  bo designed primarily for women and  will urge thorn to continue their efforts for world poaco,  Another "Royal Woiltllng  Vienna.���������Dispatches from Buchar-  unll imy iliul ilm w.dd'iiig' or rrSnccsiSi  Tleann, daisghtor of Dowagor Queon  Mario, to Count Alexander, of I"������len������,  has boois fixed for tha second half of  February. THE  CKESTON BEVBSW  S    rfTB,** ������_������__r*g -fi lO?"^" ��������������������� tf^ eT7������*  Bi���������������vj������ 1I a^ ���������������������������4* e c* e-CS a. ��������� ������y s~  cull saves  family from  HH-illCd  . A long-distance telephone call  from Indianapolis, Indiana, to  Los Angeles, Calif., is credited  with saving four lives. A man  in Indianapolis put in a call  very; early in the morning���������forgetting the difference in time,  two hours���������to a friend at Los  Angeles. The latter, his wife  and two children were asleep.  When the call was put through  the Los Angeles man was awakened to find his home in flames.  He rescued his family and turned in the alarm. He was burned  on the hands and arms, but the  telephone call saved his family  and himself from a worse fate,  Kootenay Telephone Go.  LIMITED  TriE GRESTON REVIEW  missioners' conference with Mr.  Amon, and we should be' entitled  to the benefit of the doubt (if any).  particularly where the two commissioners were speaking from  memory of an interview that was  almost eight months old.  Our other claim that Commissioner Jackson had got poor value  for about $80 spent on a midsurn  mer trip to Victoria to> see the'  minister of lands in which he failed to see that gentleman i" person, was equally emphatically  denied by the commissioner wh"������  L'd the audience to believe that he  had actually interviewed th?  minister in question.  Our authority for  claiming- no  interview  was   had   is the  minister himself, who  reached   Cretan three days aft3r Cosnnitssloner Jackson   had   returned   herj.  and in an interview with the thr.?r  trustees of East  Creston   Irrigation  District in   the   plainest   or  English, stated he  had   not  se^n  : the    commissioner... The    comp  troller of water rights,  who  wa������  here at the same  time,  also  said  the same thing.   Two, if not three  of  the   irrigation   commissioner  are prepared to make an affidavit  to that effect.    As al I th.es. 3 g,Mit' e-  mon are Conservatives, surely the  Keview can again claim   the  benefit of the doubt (if any).  ;-l">J^'    '..."  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C  Subscription:    $2.50 a year in advance;  $3.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. HATES, Editor and Owner.  Prances Handley Dead  . ������  CRESTON,    B.C.,   FRIDAY, FEB    7  Fucis and Fiction  Usually when an election is. over  the Review says, "Well, that's  that," and proceeds to forget  the incident. At the ratepayers  meeting on January 29th t however, some doubt may exist as to  j ust who was   stating   facts  and  [Just  as* we   go   t~   press   this  (Thursday) norm wnrd  has  come  I of the death of France >  Handley,  ������daughter of Mr. and Mr*.  J.  W.  I Handley of Erickson.    Deceased  was in her sixteenth year,  Funeral of Thos. Harris  There was a large turnout of friends for  the funeral of the late Thomas Harris.  which took place on Friday last from St.  Stephen's   Presbyterian   Church.    Rev  who was talking fiction in the tilt ] P,   McNabb officiated, while the burial  the iwHte'5* h^d %^lth Commission?1?'! service was taken by  Wild  Rose  Lodge  Jackson and   Cherriniton~ when I Kni*hts of p*thias' of whieh d^eased  Cherrington  the latter two could not recall Mr. Anion's statement t at  he was selling the franchise to a  Vancouver party at $185,000.  In the same argument the two  commissioners also denied that  former Commissioner Comfort had  asked that a penalty clause be  placed in the agreement so that  in case Mr, Amon failed to deliver  "juice" at September 1st, 1929,  the village could take the pole  line., or realize on a bond, or cash  a previously-given marked cheque  for $5000, or some such   security.  At the conference at which the  terms of the proposed agreement  were discussed a shorthand report  was taken of the whole session,  and from this report we quote:  "MB. AMON: I have them bo that  they have signed up for $185,000."  "MR. COMFORT tried to berLn. a discussion regarding: n penalty if lights were  not brought in, ������a he felt the village  should have some security before signing  themselves up for such a period, hat he  w������a interrupted so often, and unable to  get his point discussed that he finally  grove up, discouraged,"   #  Here are some other passages  at the conference in question:  "MR. CONSTABLE: Tho way to  look at it is th3a in a beginning of a very  bins duvtilopmoaat En this valley nnd it so  discouraging at the attsrt/'  "MR. CHERRINGTON: Tho only  thing we really are not guaranteed 8b  when thin juice is brought down. Wo  are like holding a bag."  ���������MR. COMFORT:   Wo have not Ing.  If wo had hud the  liphtH   last  year  wo  would have been ahead to-day."  "MR. CHERRINGTOH:   We would  not havo had thin unplea������antneas."  "MR. CONSTABLE: Thoy will be  available by September Int."  "Mil COMFORT: What Mr, Ch&r-  rlngton la trying to ������������t at in that wo will  haive nothing 31 thoy drop ub out."  "MR. JAnKflON: You think we  itUtoul'l have a <h?|)o������llt?"  From the above it willi bo ovid  ���������������nt that the Ruvtow ut leant bad  fta facto in  black  and   white an  nrt.unlly tmPc<jn dnwn nt thra  mtw-  was a long time member. The service  was read by Rev. A. Garliek, aetirte:  chancellor commander; assisted by R. M.  Telford, acting vice-chancellor, and W.  J. Truscott, prelate. Members of the  lodge were pallbearers, Dr. Henderson,,  A. "E French, R. M. Telford, F. Putnam  W. V. Jackson and Col. Mallandaine.  The esteem in which deceased was held  was evidenced in numerous floral tributes.  The late Thomas Harris was a native of  Waterdbwn, Ontario, near Hamilton,  where he was born in 1853, and 5n 1SS7  he came west to locate for a time at  Coeur d'AIene, Idaho. In 1893 he ssiov-  ed to Kaslo, and in 1902 came to Creston where he has since r sided. Up to  the time of becoming local road foreman  in 1917 deceased had spent much time  in prospecting in the Kaslo and Kootenay  Lake districts. Hia wife predeceased  him in 1925, and left to mourn his passing is one daughter, Mrs. A. TV Garland  of Kaslo, and two sons, William of Victoria, and Oliver, also of Kaslo.  Kitchener*  Mrs. Manuel of Creston 'hao been a  guest of Mrs, C, Senesael the past week.  Mr. and Mra. Brown of Boaverdell  c ave returned to their homo niter an extended vtsit with the latter's afsfcer, Mrs.  B. Johnson.  Gr. A. Hunt waa combining; business  with pleasure on a visit at Cranbrook  last week.  gssi Mas assd T������  A STOCK, e;  MARKETS are older than civilization.  From the dawn, of history markets  have served to facilitate exc-sange of  cattle, money sad naercb.aad.se.  Through. ii_& ag.es a babeg of shouting  voices resounded in Babylon, Pekin,  Nischmi Novgorod, Calcutta, Carthage,  Rome, Berlin, Paris, London., New York.  Organization of joint stock companies  snore than 150 years ago as a means of  raising, capital for business enterprises  created a necessity for a market for  stocks. Tiie first exchange wa s organized  in London in 1773. It steadily evolved  through cumbersome methods to an  efficient system. This experience stands  behind trading systems now practiced  .Si. e&Cumxkges si������_e *Lu3_dOa_, New Tori.,  Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver.  Every method is practiced to Insure  fairness to investors and prevent unethical manipulation of prices. The  system of trading is recognized as fair  and equitable throughout the world.  The Vancouver Exchange operatesunder  a Charter passed and approved foy the  Provincial Parliament on April 25,1907.  ANGE f  A market place for the buying and selling of stocks, the Vancouver Stock  Exchange is essential to commerce. If  foreign capital is to flow freely in develop*  ing "Western Canadian resources, the  prestige of this Institution must bo  maintained. The Exchange brings buyer  and seller in contact with each other,  sets a recognized current price for listed  stocks and is a barometer of the success  of individual enterprises.  An Exchange is a disinterested party In  transactions between selling and buying  interests of the public. Fluctuations  take their course in accordance with  buying and selling orders* When the  public gives buying support to certaisa  stocks, prices rise. When support is  withdrawn, prices fall. Predictions as  to possible values is a matter fine eSSest  alone   can   decide   for   himself.  And as a piece of business machinery,  the Stock Exchange attracts capital to  mining undertakings or industrial  enterprises which otherwise might never  come into being. An Exchange Is a  Public Institution performing an age-  old service of great value to Westers  Canada.  em  Thu adrerttsenptMt is published by Members of eke Vancouver Staci Exchange 4s order So  .w**entmitte information concerning the functions of ������ Stock Exchange and the Btuinatt o������  Buying and Setting Securities.  V^w  V&B. S-6.0  *3>  Miss Louise McAllister of Vancouver,  has been secured by the trustees to take  charge of Kitchener school jor the next  five months.   She commenced her duties ���������  on Monday.  To the Electors of the  Village of Creston  For the expression of your  confidence as recorded by your  votes and efforts, I hereby wish  to   tender you   my   heartiest  thanks."    "If  T. M, EDMONDSON.  F. H, JACKSON  REAL ESTATE  LIstlniiHRolioltorl,  CRESTON,     B.C.  Ill  I  The Deadwood  oaen  Two-Reel Comedy  M - G - M N<ewt9  Two Hundred  9  Bm B w U B Bun  SCRIBBLERS  1  whiles they last.  i. ���������  7 for 25c.  ?Mmm  V. IVIAWSON  OKERTON  Phone 34  When Your Water FVeezes Up  esTon riumoin  Heating Company  and we will be*there!  <y i  S, STEENSTRUP.  A. ttEED  Thrift  consists   in   spending  less than  vou earn*  If by careful economy you can  save money, you have taken a  long step toward contentrnentb-  Wc pay interest on Savings hal-  nnces and shall welcome your  account* ^  [HE CANADIAN RANK  OF COMMERCE  Capital Paid Up $250,000*000  Reserve TFund $20������000������000  Crouton Brunch  H41. IPorbce. MuiuBer 52  3  THE  CRESTON   REVIEW  <���������. ������p������_  and Fe  Piace yonr orders with IF. K.  summer delivery of ice.  tor  13.1.w_a.  ._������   T_4V_^>.v 3_ *.  ^*iai#./M.  here this week with her parents, Mr. and  Mrs..Geo. Johnson, arriving for the masquerade dance Friday last.  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Romano, er., left  on Wednesday on a visit with their  daughter, Mrs. DeLucca, at Michel, and"  with friends at Cranbrook.  Remember the Rod and Gun Club  bridge at the Parish Hal I on Friday night,  February 14th, with cards to start at  8.16 prompt.   Admission is 60 cents.     ^  Mrs. Frank Bunt and Mrs. J. W.  Robinson were at Nelson at the middle  of the week for a conference of W.M.S.  workers of- the United- Churches of the  Kootenays.  Creston .Board of Trade meets m February session on Tuesday night at which  campaign  1980 arranged.  DWUUUIK  CCuj_u1iiw������������������5  for  HWUCtt mux kavuimv piuxi VI  for  Residents of the north end of town  were treated to an unusual sight about  11 a.m. Sunday when a fawn deer made  the trip through town at a leisurely pace,  headed for Alice Siding.  Mr. and Mrs. M. Brown arrived on  Friday for quite an extended stay in  Greston. They are at the former W. S.  Watson ranch, which Mr. Brown purchased about a/year ago.      ��������� _"v      -' -,  The February meeting of Creston and  District Women's Institute is scheduled  for ^riday afternoon next, 14th, at which  .the  the feature, wilt-he. the. striking. ,of  standing. comiuoitftejeai for 1930.  -'���������Mr,  the  -������>4-U ff���������i>>tn A.i 5f������jl*'������i*;1a!5:d. ELTjd OtfcsP OffPffOTl  points.  and Mrs*,Ted,?IWinchcombe left at  first bfSlie^^eek on a  visit  with  3isss*;_    33  _���������   xruixj  Spokane is its ehafgfe of the shop.   perfect attendance���������-:Pouglas. Aider^Qn*  William  Bourdon, Frank Brady,   Mar-  Lloyd   McLaren,   Ruth   Spencer,   Jean  Donaldson.  x_*u������3-Uco  EJ������_������BBOB������BB������QBB ������������������������������������������������������ MB ������������������������������������*���������(  ��������� iiliUBii )i>ata|������aiai aaataaatai iaaaaaan������aaaaasa[j  f&ir the BEST in  mm be m st^bt  mm mm mm  mm  am* w mm  ���������     mm._ ._, mm  Give us a call.    We are handling the MAPL.E LEAF  Bran, Shorts, Middlings, Corn, Cracked  Corn, Wheat, Oats, Crushed Oats, Oat Chop  Barley Chop, and everyIhing else in this line.  Maple Leaf? Robin Hood and  Royal Household Flour  Prices are right.    ~   Try us once and be convinced.  on  It. _G. Harris arrived  . Lethbridge,  Alberta, and  ������  ������9.     EEH5SP   ������9   Q  gk tf !���������������  m   -m    5     mm  Sole agent for GALT COAL.  U|B B m S ���������BB B ��������������������������� B I  ���������aaaaaaaa���������������aaaaai  IBBBB SalB  itiaaiMaaaaaaaaaaaaataiaaiiaiQ  3L AB WO  Is good^ wood for the' EitcReB ^iige  or your Heater. A good, big load for  ^2.50 delivered in town; slightly more  outside of town. Phone your orders  early.  o.  A UNIVERSAL  ..CURRENCY  GARRY a Letter of Credit from the  Imperial Bank of- Canada. This  letter enables you to draw funds in any  country, and in any currency���������dollars,  pgunds, francs, etc, ��������� to the required  amount.  Take along also a few Travellers'  Cheques. They will be convenient when  3'ou are not in reach of a bank, and are  honoured in all countries without  question.  Letters of Credit and Travellers'  Cheques may be obtained at all  branches. .  ���������Any branch of the bank will give yo?4  painstaking and dependable service*  IMPERIAL BANK  OF CANADA  (JUIOSTON BRANCH       .T. 8. W, OLOWMS, MtMM*#fov  ,   Bronchos at Invos'ino.o,Omnbvaalc and Pernio.'.  An excellent ehance to buy household  f������srnsture,-etc!.|3s^dVided in the auction  sale of the hpu^hold effects of R. G.  Harris at ��������� hiSj^_iiis������3jS*(baek of the Blinco  place) on Tuesday, February 11th, commencing at 2.p.snl   Terms are cash.  Annouhcenienf is- just made of the  marriage at Christ Church Cathedral,  Vancouver, on February 15th, of Miss  Frances Lynei a former resident of Creston. and-Mr.Samuel Hobart ot Silverton,  Oregon., About five years ago the bride's  sister, Phyllis, was married to the groom's"  brother, Atvin Hobart.  Mt. McPlree- one of the instructors its  charge of the Consolidated flying school  at Creston, in company with a friend,  spent the wepk'nd at .the former's home  in Kaslo making^ne trip in the Archibald  Gypsy Moth p"k.nei They made a safe  landing on the golf course and this was  the first airplane ever to land in that  town.  Mr. and Mrs,  Sunday from  are having anauction sale of their furniture, etc.;, on Tuesday, February 11th,  after which they will return to Lethbridge  to reside permanently. Mr. Harris has  sold his ten-acre (Keddell) ranch to Geo.  MurreH, who a. co/uple of years ago  bought the Win. Stark ranch in the same  locality. ;  ;,    ^ .'���������  ���������<- Miss Richards.'of the Full Gospel Mission left last week for Kimberley, where  she is assisting Evangelist Rita Elliott,  who .is conducting ;a special evangelistic  campaign at the full gospel tabernacle.  Sunday night saw a capacity audience  and great interest is being manifested  during the week night services. We are  .expecting this talented young evangelist  in Creston shortly...  The most successful at home the lotcal  Masonic lodge has yet staged was that of  Wednesday evening when the officers  members were at home at bridge to their  wives and lady friends, and a number  of visiting, brethren.' Fifteen tables were  in play with the high,score prizes going  to Mrs. McLaren and W. Eraser,: and  second prises to lt~rs." H. Langston and  S. A. Speers.   Refreshments were served.  3?he Ladies", Guild of Christ Church  had a large turn out ������or their masquerade  dance on Friday night,' although the  "number in costume was_smaller than expected, particularly amongst the men,  so few of whom were in evidence that no  prize was given for the best dressed gedt.  The best ladies' costume was that of  Miss Edna Davis, "Bnttarfly," and the  most original was that; of Nora Payne,  "The window of the lace curtain-" As  a clown Mr. Myers captured the only  comic prize awarded.- The music was  by Mrs. Lister's orchestra and the affair  enjoyed a cash intake of about $76.  Jj������IViS30ji 4���������_vxiS3  Per cent, attendance, 86.66.  Ranking: Grade 3 Senior���������Irene Brady  Charles French, Campbell York. G rade  3 Junior���������Biliy mcFarland^ Russell Gab-  ethei, -James Bourdon. Grade 2���������Betty  Kernaghan, Norman Ejen&tead, Thelma  Stewart.  Perfect attendance���������Francis Bourdon  Irene Brady, Charles French, Marguerite  Grant, Ernest Hills. Walter Hills, Egon  Hoilrn, Ruby Palmer, Olive Ryckman,  Thelma Stewart, Mary Watson, Campbell York, Billy laicFarland. Vernon  Donaldson.  CARD  OF THANKS  Mrs. A. T- Garland and O. M, Harris  take this means of expressing a sincere  appreciation of the many floral remem-  berances, and all the sympathy and kindnesses shown in the illness and passing of  their father, the late Thomas Harris.  They are particularly grateful to Wild  Rose Lodge Knights of Pythias who took  full charge of affairs.  FALL FAIR ANNUAL MEETING  The annual meeting of Creston Valley  Agricultural Association will be held in  the Town HalU- Creston, on Thursday,  February 18,1930 at 8 p.m. Business:  Financial statement and election of the  board of directors. F. H. JACKSON,  Secretary.  ���������.a  neoyceo r*noes  H  -.7-...-  Of  by  buying  if you   are  spring,  the  uiiys  etui save  upward  .      your new Ford  now.    See   us  thinking of getting a new ear  this  We have some very attractive prices on  model now in stock.     Also .some .real  in used Cars and Trucks.  Let us give you an Estimate on Wiring  your House for Electric Lights  Have your work done by the firm that can guarantee it to pass  Government Inspection and save yourself -a lot of inconvenience, trouble and expense. We use all-standard material, and  our workmen are careful. Work done in the shortest possible  .tLae and at the shortest notice.  P R E. IVi i El R    GA R A Gi E������  PALMER    &     MAXWELL  SERVICE ON ANYTHING^OPERATED BY GASOLINE  _|aaai>i  S3  Baasaeaaiaaaai ���������MBaiaaiaaa'aaaa: ia*a>a ������*b������pih-������������p ���������>  m  or 6Sc. and ONE OLD RECORD I  ���������s  190  ^3  January School Repoet  Division  1���������B. B. Stall wood, Principal.  Per cent, attendance, 88.1.  Ranking: Grade 8���������Jack Payne, Tony  Morabito, Edith Rente.. Grade 7���������-Lucille Davis, Daisy Trevelyan, Moily  Moore.  Perfect attend an ce-^-Irene Bourdon,  Lucille Davit), James" Downes, Harry  Johnson, Jack Johnston, Tony Mor-sbito,  Harold McLaren, Dorothy Palmer,  Rcefcha Philips, Bert Morrow Arthur  Speers, Allan Speers, Clifford York.  Division 2���������Miss Meld rum, teacher.  Per cent, attendance. 85.63.  Ranking; Grade 5���������Ruth Spencer, Irving Ferguson* Margaret Torcisia. Grade  0���������Eleanor Sprntt, Ethel Sutciliffe, Charlie Taylor.  tk r t  75ce RECORDS  REOUCF^  rELsi^  0  a.  IRESTON DRUG & BOOKSTORE  THE  REXALL  STORE  GEO. H. KELLY  ���������������  k-*V * ���������A-BV������������B.a\.j-.B>.A.a������.A.BV. ft .A.B.- A.-.a. a,j\ . A- - .^n j.n_. T Jf,n-..  BeBow Zero  We have plenty of excellent IMPERIAL LUMP COAL and  DRY FIR and TAMARAC CORDWOOD for these  very cold wintry nights.   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D. 13RC3PHY,    -  Oantullnn Padflo RnI1w������y, CALGARY, Attis  For full information ikiik tho Tlokob  DlMtrtat, P������iw������������i|jor Aismnt, ���������TKTC    KF-VTinw.* .'���������-TRTlOTOK.    B.    -ft  ������<mjk*m o.m. ���������.���������j*������  ������# Coughs & Colds  A speedy, safe, proven remedy  for children and adults.  L  RUCKI._E3rs  E9      MIXTURE        4bbT  Arts UkeaFlmh- 4 Stwctr SipPoovtisft  riA  2CQ|r0itss_t  Factor  tn  ���������mCHB  uiiMiPJiTi0i  ���������@������iHE?EE.Y tS$WE*|  wrftss Mrs. W. ^s__������. Tbottsaad*   u  cad overtuzat nun ~3rtwi-*-iamn~.   n  ^ul������t-G������t"_Vuit-a-tiTe������"*TOBiaru������������;i������te_������U3'.   H  WORLD HAPPENINGS  BRIEFLY TOUT  Tlie department of national defence  has ordered 16 new light aircraft for  use in, connection with training in. the  Royal Canadian Air Force, at a cost  of $85,000.  Most of 7,000 women employed on.  the clerical staff of the Br tish. civil  Airplane  01 Faiur������  Manufactures Tursslng Their Attention To Building Safer Machines  Much is expected of what has been  popularly described as s "fool proof*  aeroplane:; that has ootne into existence  with  an  award  of a  prize  ot  $100,000 following* an. exhaustive series pf test* at Mltchel Field, outside  New York, City.  The  conclusion oi  these teats and the awarding: of the  prize is  held  to mark  another forward step of   great   importance   ia  aviation. Quantity production of highspeed machines was the natural consequence of the solo slight of Charles  I/ndherg-fa, from New York to Paris,  and it is only within a comparatively  recent period that aeroplane manufacturers have turned their attention to  the element of safety as an outstandingly itaportasst factor ia the aeroplane of the future.  There has been no divulgence of the  details of the performance of the winning: machine beyond the fact that it  has a. minimum gliding speed of 38  miles an hour. That a machine can  loaf along- at what is a medium, road  rate for a motor car indicates what  amazing advances have been made 3n  the safety of aeroplane operation.  And it may be assumed that once the  i aeroplane is so made that its operation is approximately as safe, as the  motor car. people will take to the sky  A Valuable Discovery  Oas-bon   Monoxide   Menace   Cast>B������  Eliminated Claims Professor Of  .'  Oiomgal.y  The aainlbuneemesst from Johns  Hopkins UisiversSty that a means has  been discovered to eliminate carbon  11INDAY SCH0SL LESSOH  FEBRUARY 9  WARNING ANI> PBOBIIBIS    '  Golden Text: "Every tree that  bringeth u&t forth good fruit is hewn  down, aad.   cast   into   the   fire."   Matthew 7.10. . ���������" I  Lesson: Matthew 7.1-20.  Devotional Reading-: Proverbs 2.1-8.  Ibcplanations and Comments  ..The GolsSea ''Rule,   verse;- -12.���������-AS!  things therefore whatsoever ye would  that men should do 'onto- you, even so  do ye also unto them. The contest  shows the meaning- of the "therefore":  monoxide from motor exhausts comes l-since God is no good to us, we must  of _ ,_---������_���������������. ���������yu_M ������u������. hanUh ricvmirt- \ *>e igfood to others. "With these words  at a moment when the health depart-  Jeg������g clos^       tt. teachtog. of a-^  merit of nearly every large city !sichapterg., said Mart!lL Luther, ''and  concentrating on this problem. Health ! ties them all xp ia a little bundle/*  O  1 'IIEALlii QUI^IIEST  ERUGWN  ,"!So.������a.osi3*z,Blce--J,oE nsMiatlis.ISoctors  ?a&e������ ts fesaSV iSaa 'Bo-tEia-SaJ-e.' healed -  ttaam in fvw diya."1 Jutaa Staurd. "Scotha-  8������lrcM tenia coraa, ulcer*, ootie, bunts,  eeal&s.scsesa-, lifce ssa*k, All dcuselsts.  SI    .������.'_���������_ L._P_ 53 _-__.' __  aasKRioun 5 a. regress  officials of New York City recently  beg-an analyses of tlso a'r in the city's  ;For this is the Saw and the prophets-  the two  collections  Into  which*   the  ,.       ., , ... Jewish writ-toga were divided.  "Per-  streets, seeking tise carbon monoxlde^.-^- to a certaiD extent this was a  content,  aa  a  prelijatnary  S������o  somi^fcurrent phrase, equalled all that was  service voted "no" in a ballot on the j  T^l0!0^^^^^^^ t0|Sn mucb aarger numbers" thant "at  retain their jobs after marriage  Overcome by poison .gas as his^sons  were pulling him. up a 75-foot well on  his farm, near Raymore, Sask., Mike.  Grymalaski fell down the shaft and  was dead when extricated later in the  present,-r-IRegina Baiiy Post.  The total cost of pensions in Ontario this year wits be in the xtetgu-  borhood of $5,000,000. according- to  a statement made by Hon. Dr. Jamie-  son, chairman of the Old Age Pensions Board, j  A total of 336.&T2 amateur radio receiving licenses were issued by the  radio branch of the Department of  Marine for the 1929-30 period up to  the close of last year, according- to  figures made public. The total for the  1928-29 period was 296,926.  Formal request that tlhe post-  master-g-eneral of Canada consider  the early extension of the postal air  mail service to Vancouver and other  British Columbia points is contained  in a resolution that has been unanimously adopted by the "Vancouver  city council.  Members of the Canadian Manufacturers'* Association sailed ^from'  Kalifax on. the steamer "Lady  Drake,"' to study the British West  Ind'es regardUng"development of trade]  With Canada. The party will sail  through the Indies as far os.Dem-  erara.  FAINT, DIZZY SPELLS  Had To  Sleep  Propped tigs  in Bed  oato. -ivvxiiiuii    Bishop,    Salisbury,  N.B., writes:���������"I was troubled with  faint  aad  dizzy spells  and  when  I  j wouid lie clown I wouid suffer terribly  ! with smothering spells. I got so bad  11 had to sleep propped up in bed.  "My doctor said it was my heart  and: nerves, and that I needed a good  heart tonic.  I was advised to take  kind of a protective or remedial cam'  paigxs.  Here and in other cities was the  mount lag record of hundreds of  deaths annually, and authentic used!  I necessary: but, no doubt, seriously  'meant; therefore it rn&y help us to  understand the statement in verse 17,  i 1 came not to destroy, but to fulfil.'  ' The    Goldea    Rule    was    2_sw    and  Prophets only In an ideal sense, and  cal testimony "that these accumulat- ' J" gg same sense only was Christ a  ng poisons were fouling the air and ]    i^aSg^shlng  endangering- public health.  Dr. J. C. W. Frazer, Johns Hopkins  professor of chemistry, discoverer of  the method which makes a closed garage safe for democracy, has for many  years been known as one of Amerlca/s  foremost authorities in the field of  catalysis, and it was by the use of a  catalyzer that., he learned how to  make carbon monoxide behave.      A.  _ False From, xrue  Leaders, verses 15-23.���������Beware of  false prophets, warned the Master.  They come to you in sheep's clothing,  disguised as honest teachers, but inwardly they are ravening- wolves,  rapacious workers of evil. The lamb  or sheep was the symbol of innocence  or harmlessness; the wo!ff of all sorts  of evil. "It was a time of religious  excitement j the force of custom brok.-  exi, the deep fountains of the soul  bursting forth; witness [thev crowds  who followed John and. Jesus, and the  All Evidences Point To Rapid Growth  ' ' UnsTing- -Past Yeas*  ."'��������� TSae 'City."of Saskatoon '-made 'substantial progress during 1929. Its finances are in excellent shape. A larger  proporfon of current taxes have  been paid than ever before, wh'ch includes taxes on forfeited ps*opert es,  and the net outstanding taxes amount  to ������800,000, which is about $1,000,000  less than In 1925. There was an increase of about 800 pupils in the  schools. The electrical output increased about 30 per cent.; t!ae sal*.  of city owned real estate amosmted to  $130,000 and passengers carried on  the street railway showed a gain of  15 per cent.  catasyzer, ������Jse chemists expssm, xs ^ sigmacant saymg^bout the kingdom I  managerand introducer whsch brings}of Heavensuffering   --*-���������������������������    *_������-.������.������. i  :heari���������  and I had not taken one box when I  could iie down and sleep like u child."  Price, 50c. a box at all druggists  and dealers, or mailed direct on receipt of price by.The T. Mi-burn Co.,\  Liraited^ Toronto. Ont.  together aloof elements.  Carbon monoxide, issuing from a  motor exhaust and occasionally killing  somebody, needs just a touch of  oxygen to become as harmless as a,  church warden. This oxygen was  available in the air, but wasn't even  on speaking terms with carbon mon- |  oxide.  Dr. Praser's catalyzer lured an  atom of oxygen from the air, teamed  it up with the carbon monoxide and  the resulting carbon dioxide was  safe for breath'ng. One may close  the garage doors, turn on the engine,  go to sleep under the car and. live  to tell the tale,  _ violence (Matt.  11.12). Such times call forth-true  prophets and also spurious, ones, isi  religious sympathy with prevalent enthusiasms, but bent on utilizing them  for their own advantage in gain or influence, men of the Judas type.5 ��������� A.  B. Bruce.  - How shall the imposters be recognized? By their fruits, said Jesus.  Character is revealed, by conduct.  Thousands Pay Hadio License  Prairie  Provinces   Are Well   Up   In  INumber Of Owners  F.or the first    time    since    radio  broadcasting1- commenced, snore than  1300,000 owners of receiving sets inj.  DONT SUFFER  mni DANGEROUS  INDIGESTION  Do you suffer after meals with a  'belching, froisi sotir and acid stomach?  Many believe they have heart trouble  and tremble Vsth. fear, expecting any  minute to drop dead.. TJsss condition  can.- be prevented^-likewise relieved.  . ^  Take Carter's Mttle Liver PUj(s  after meals arid.neutralize the gases.  Sweetens ihe'sotsr and acid stonSacis,;re-  lieve-the gas attd .en'courage digestioni.  The stomach, liver arid bowels will;  be cleansed of potsori. painful and  dangerous indigestion disappears and  the system, erijoys a tonic ettect. Don1*  delay. Ask your druggist for a 2Se  pkg. of Carter's Lhtle JJvcr Pilla    I Canada have paid the annual license  The catalyzer���������and Dr. Praser does [ fee 0f $j this year. Of these just half  not tell wisat it is���������-is like the old j alr��������� located in Ontario and over 40,-  t'me bartender who neyer took a | qoo are iin Toronto. Not all the people  drink. It sets up new chemical j wno OW2U radio sets pay the'dlollar, in  equations, but never takes any part in  them.  Suggests Oat-Boor Mssseimi   .  Would.   Be   Attraction   In   Western  Canada To Tourists  An   out-door   museum   extending  extending along the rights-of-way.of  railway lines in Western Canada in  Persian Ilalssa imparts a rare charm which concrete casts of the skeletons  and distinction   to   the   woman who lof' dinosaurg  mammoths and mastc-  uses   it.       Fragrant   as   a   Slower, l> u  \     * ,       ������. - * ^  deliciously cool to the skin, it always don3 w0^ stand has been suggested  results in complexions delightfully by a member of the National Museum  young and lovely. Indispensable to ' staff, Ottawa. The creation of such  every dainty woman. As a powder avi out.do0r museum would serve as a  base for oily-textured skins or as ai __������. ,       4.       uii.  beasstlfying   lotion, it   is   unrivalled. !monument to  strange beasts which  "It's so good of you, doctor, to have  come this far to. see my fauaband,-'"  "Not a^.all, madam, not at all. I  have. a." patient next door and- T  thought I'd kill two- birds with, one  stone."   ���������  QUICK RELIEF obtatocd by thousands ttu-ougSi  HBe of Dr. J. 53. GbMd'-s Green Mountain  Asthma Compound. Its Bieasant smoke vapo?  soothes and relieves. Originated in 18Q0 by  Dr. GuUd. specialist ia respiratory diseases.  Also ralleves catanrb. Standard remedy at  druggists: 35 cents,; 60 wnta ana $1.30, powder or cigarette form. Send for FREE TRIAS.  package of 6 cigarettes. Canadian Distributors, ..ymaos. Irtd-, Dept. 3B-1, 288 St. X������aul  St., West, Montreal, Canada.  fact, it Ss known thousands dodge the  tax. By provinces the number o������ licensed receiving seta ia now as follows: Ontario, 146,662; Quebec, 49,-  ���������790; -PrEnce Edward -Island, 509-; Nova} ^.XPEBIHESTOBID" CREW- nranagers  'ct-^trfAi   *>       iataar <a^.       S._a  operate tonsils, save them by treating  with "Mra. SyMUa Spahr's Tonslli-is,"  also sore throats, croup, coug-h, quinsy,  catarrh. ,an������5 B.U toissll. ills. You c*n't  lose, it's gruarnnteed, try it $1.50 post  paid.  ABeaclea wanted.        .  KITCHENER  TONSILtTIS  CO.,  ���������. ���������. ��������� Kitchener, Ont,  Scotia, SiSSS; New^ Brunswick, 6,141 ;���������  Manitoba- ^lS-,728; ^Saskatchewan, 22^-  467; Alberta, 14,3a2; British Golum-  tola, 25,981. ���������������������������.-���������: -y-   >  '���������'M-*��������� c.wanted to all big: centres tn  S*rairteUProvinces 'for..; Snag Proot  clothing1. Big money and weekly cash  bonus for jg^ueera^Biiafcow, 20 Sift.  Janles St. EM Montreal.    "   -  Tones and stimulates the skin.  Recommended also to soften nnd  make the hands flawlessly white.  Manitoba Fruit  roamed parts of Canada miH'ona of  years ago, the official tbinka and  would, besides, be unique as an attraction to tourists travelling the  railways.  ^iimiiiimimiaiimiitMitufiu^  | ]^ke��������� Your Windows  Pay 1  ss  E  S  5  Invest in WINDOLITE Windows nnd you will be repaid a  hundredfold in the health of your Poultry and Live Stock  Commercial    Fruit    Growlntr    Now  Placed  On a Front able  Basis  Fruit growing- ois the plaln.3 of  Man'toba is "to be placed on a profitable baai.s, according to the marketing*  report tendered by Mrs. S. M. Loree,  of Carman, Manitoba, at tho annual  convention of tlso United Fartnci-s of  Manitoba, s*ecositly. Prospective fruit  ���������growers will be afforded accurate star  iifltica on the yields and hardtWns of  crops.      Denjonatrhtion  orcharda hi  various partw of tho provlssce were established some time ago, saJ.dt Mrs,.  Loree, but the rooreran'zatlon work of  the coming* aprlng Is expected to yield  definite results. Applos, plums, strawberries, raspberries and currants ore L, Recognlssod aa a loading Bpooiflo for  m*��������� iw������iii^.i onmivin^'jiiitf hw rvh-ui-!lho doatructloii   of   worm*-?,   Mother  how produced commorc.auy by about  a.ravo_i    Worm    33xtennLnator    haB  ������ tuiwii������;u Kruwora. ] proved a booss  to smffot'ljig; clillds'������ts  evorywhos'O. It seldom falls.  Tho lottors of thoHfilnjrllsh alplsabot  aro about 2,(500 year������ old. Thoy have  developed gradually from ancient picture idfftm Uko tlso IDjrypttan Istero-  fiilypljlcfla ._.  For SpruksB and Brulaes.���������There ia  jsothing better for sprains and con-  tusions than Dr.   Thomas'   Eclectric  Oil. It wJll reduce tho fiweUinE* that  follows a sprain, will cool the Inflamed flesh and draw tise pain, It will  take tho ache out of o bruise by coun-  tos'acting; tlio inflammation, A trial  will convince any who doubt its  powei*. .  ���������BM*aaaa������a������.Mi>a������������awi������Ml^wa������aa-iia-ii<-. -wi ii i���������m  National Konearcls I,isli������ratorfoB  . Work >on tiio now Oassacllan CUovern-  ment National Researcls Labos*atoriea  to bo built in Ottawa. Is about to  ���������start. Tho contract for the building  has boon let for #2,774,000 and the  work Ia to toe completed in 14 months.  THE   ORIGINAL.   GLASS   SUBSTITUTE  MADE     IN     mVtQUUXn     SINCE   1017    ON    ORIGINAL     r/ATMNTa  This unbreakable iglass substitute ia  light and flexible, easy to cut and fit*  will withstand extreme changes in temperature,   Iceeps   out   cold   and   wet,   but  -s1 ''������*&!itpiflT^- ������wr-, v-,,  'V1'1 ^,"m*tf:M fl 1|^r^i^A~m^ ,#( Vt.-1''"1--       ���������-.���������, =-,-' ���������* >-,���������!��������� ������������������*.������-,  -_L_ W ���������.^fc.-_^ ___. _M__MMI   __. _  ___, _ A     . ...aaali .  .... laaJB .   mS^"*M .    I.   .  OUT DOWN  YOUR LOSSES  BY INSTALLING  WINDOLITE  HliarHt'H teeth are iihoiI fos- sssouoy  in nome of Uio Pacific Iiilimdsi; wli'Mt  Sn Clitnu thoy are moisntod hi gold  to form attractive oriiamontn,  allows the full sunlight to enter. Including the health-giving Ultra-Violet  Raye, which do not penetrate ordinary  glass, *  WIND0UTE  '.;:��������� IN"-   '  BISOODER  HOUSES  IJfcTINa B?ISNS  IJA-ttY BAllNS  ' OTKROOMS  wed  W.    N.    U,    IgStfl  Umc Mlnmrd'w for iNtsuralalis-  a Canadian breeders of poultry and liveat ock are finding Witvdolite. a moot oatiaEactory  s and profitablQ inveatnaetit.    Young chickens and turkeys are entirely free from leg wealc-  a nemi and diaeaae and will thrive in confinement under Witidolite.   Windolite cornea in rollo  | any length, but 36 Inches wide only.  j" Dis^trUmtors: JOHN A. CHANTLER &-CO., LTD.  J 51 WcHinirton SI. W TORONTO,, ONT.  ��������� ^imimiiiiiimiiiim^^^  ��������������������� J  ���������!>  T&B   BEVIEW,   CRESTON,   B.   C.  ������Si  w ������i\ -* Ihe t&rpat������  Vicks relieves in two direct  ways:  (!> Its vapors, released  "by the "body heat, are inhaled direct to the air pas-  (2) At the same time  Vicks "draws out" the  soreness like an old-fash*  Soncd ponltic������:,  ways  ������3$ one������-  passeiigr at forty miles ..an hour, she  would have set her mansion in what  was then the cow pasture!  "But if she had."' commented  Grandma "Davis wisely,' ''it wptildn't  >.o������r.cv **������.*������ ~ear so   handy   for   the  P'   t r*     f Naar   \J' af"x :". '  _,b,VAPO R US  &. isimiii us tHiisa \\\ in tin EiiiiiiiiiiiiEii rw  It fl'TT  ������ JEiXfc  1 RIBBONS I  H CHRISTINE  WOTTING         =  S PARMENTER                    ������  c Copyright 1929                  ������  CHAPTER I.  ... Doctor  beloved  Edward Howe,. Wtckfield's  and ^ venerable physician,  stopped his car* before, the ������Ed Davis  house, wh le a girl who. was vigorously polishing the sidelights by the wide  front door turned from her perch on  a low stepladder and waved a greeting. The doctor glanced at his watch,  and deciding that there was time for  a moment's relaxation, got slowly out,  threw a smile to Grandma Davis who  was at the window, assd sat down on  the porch below the girl.  "Th's big house xhal.es you a sight  of work', Charmiari Davis."  Charmian turned, dropped her polishing cloth and took a seat oh the  "stepladder-. ��������� .   .. .:������������������  "I suppose it does; but somehow X  ���������-Jo-at mind���������it's sjach a beautiful  -house. I like to remember that my  father and grandfather, were born  Itere, whereVI:.waa born myself; Th'S  .old house seems-���������well-���������perhaps you'll  laugh at me, "Doctor, but the house  seems just *as much a part of me as  <lo my ancestors."  But the doctor didn't laugh. He  looked up at the shin'ng, brass knocker on the door, put there three generations before by Luther Davis���������ta  the beautiful fanlight above fit, and at  the small-paned: windows of long ago.  Then his glance strayed from the  century-old elm at one coi'ner; of the  house to the sn ammo th syringa bush  (the pride of the village as well as oaf  Grandma Davis), at the other, and  he understood and sympathized with  the girl's' loyalty to Use home of her  forefathers.' ' . 0  Charmlan was right. It was a  beautiful old house. It stood a fair  *od from- the street, thougli it was  built in- the days when, most vVicl.-  ileld dwcTings were set flush with  the sidewalk; Charmlan'-) great-  great-grandfather had ^explained  (when cur'ous neighbors commonted^  on this fact), that ho was unwilling  to sacrlfloo the young elm tree but  mast of his questioners suspected that  the underlying rearms for this unusual proceeding wan booau.se groat-  grimt-grandma Davis "hate<3 dust."  This, at leust, was the story that  liod come dowtt to Charm lass, who declared that if lsor groatrgreat-grand-  mother could have foretold tho 'dust  of tho present day with automobiles  Charmlan smiled. The shop, which  was once. the honored parlorj ot the  old iBavis house, was "aa irmovatfon  against ��������� which Grandma had '.bitterly''.  rebelled when it was first suggested  by Charmtan's widowed mother. At  that time Charmlan was but a little  maid of six, yet she remembered  vividly the battle that took place before Grandma Davis" eap'tulated to  her daughter-in-law's irrefutable argument that it was more honorable  for a Davis to run a shop in the best  room than to go into debt.  She remembered also the day when  the fine imported carpet was removed,  and the contents of the highboy taken  ���������"up attic" in order to make room for  the rolls of calico���������the spools of silk  and! cotton���������the pins and needles���������  bright worsteds and other fasc'nating  od&s and ends which were to be paid  for "by installment," whatever that  was.  Wickfield was in sore need of a  dry goods store, for Henry Oldham,  who- had run the general store for  forty years, rarely replenished his  stock, and one had to drive clear to  Eastboro in order to match a skein  of yarn!     -'- ��������� .    -  Hence the neighbors, after a moment's shocked surprise, welcomed  the thought of buying their fancy  goods of Charmian's mother; and as  grandma, grew- olders -the little .shop,  against which she had fought so valiantly, became her greatest source of  .entertainment.  Charm'an was fifteen when ber  mother died, but she managed to finish high school, to go to, the State  Normal at Eastboro, and keep house  for Grandma; while the old lady sat  contentedly in the front window and  waited on occasional customers, unless, as was usually the case, they  waited on themselves. Indeed the  Davis house -would hardly have seemed natural without Grandma's face  peering from behind that twenty-  four-paned window. Once, stepping in  upon an errand, Ezra Bascomb had  offered to put a. whole pane of glass  in the lower sash, so she could see the  passing better.-  "I could do it easy enough some  holiday,"* Ho urgedf but the old lady'  shook her head.  "It's real kind of you, Ezra," she  ''SlM-fl-     '  JsJb^s* youYl uke]  * j,u .������        THE TASTE  hiijit-il ��������� ���������Vl'ili  sai-d   gratefully,   "but  ray  husband'.  Falling: Hair  Tiara to a provess hair wrowe**���������-  Mlirordta of course, Will cleanse  Rcmlp of dandruff *>rul promoto  a HirmltlTV, j^Tohhv gwwIMi.  Rub   Into   scalp   four   times  weel.ly.  e  W. * W.    U,    1B28  grandfather, Luther Dav's, built this  house, and* I've never felt called to  want it changed. Seems as if one pane  of .glass   wouldn't   exactly   su't   it,  though I've no doubt Charmian would  tod it easier to clean. Charmian's terribly particular about windows.   * She  says a soiled window can just spoil a  si'ce, sunny morning; and I dunno but  what she's right. Once when she was  a Hi-tie g'rl she gave me a wiper for  my spectacles. It said on it: "The world  will never "look quite right unless you  keep your glasses bright," and I presume the same thing applies to windows. No, Ezra, I'm just as obliged to  you, but X guess we'll stick to Grandpa , Davis's* old ' windows,    Charmlan  th'nfcs the world and all of them."  "Well," responded Ezra, good-naturedly, "there's no accounting for  taste. Now the first thing Emmy  wanted when wo was married, was  fiot? me to yank those small-paned  windows out o" the old bouse, and put  tn new ones. She's kept at mo ever  since, and at last I've done it; and I  will say, Grandma, that they look  handsome. But that city feller, who's  living down at Irving Plummor's, acted liko I'd broke all ten commandments when I suggested changln'  tlso windows along w th tho other Improvements he's put in. No, thore's no  accounting for taste, He bought tlso  place assd furnishings as thoy stood,  and h������'������ g!vo Hetty Plumm**e's gtvld-  on oak OKtensiori table, tho one also  sent clear to Portland for, to his hired  man, and he's ubIss' ais old mahogany  drop-leaf that Grandma Plummor  hep" hor proaei;ves������oss in the collar,I"  '' "Do,tell!" '.*,-'  "Yes. ma'asn," roplied itera, movlsig  ftownrd tho door, Htlmt'H Oonpel truth,  "or may I bo struck dead whora I  stand,"  Ho felt in his pocket for h's cap,  assd drew out a so.ap of bright blue  silk.  "aorryl I clean forgot what I was  here for, Emmy wants a spool o'sllk  to snatch this sample. She's mriliin'  hwr now wttbit to wear to tho straw-  'Isferry festival,"  "Lot'w uoo," aald Grandma oag-orly,  wtrotchlhg out a hand for tho sample.  "That's real pretty. Emmy always did  look best-in blue, even when she was  a baby. You open the top drawer,  Ezra, and find a spool to match."  "Emmy said," hesitated Ezra, like a  well-trained husband, "that I was to  let Charmiais p'ck it out. iShe says X  ain't got an, eye for color."  Grandma chuckled.  "And I suppose she won't trust me,  either. I donno as I blame' her. My  eyes are getting old along with tha  rest of me. Charmian's up attic. You  whistle at the back stairs and she'll  come down. There! she's coming now.  "Dear'e," she called, "you come right  Jaere. Emmy Bascomb wants * you  should pick out a spool o' silk to  match her waist. Seems to me I remember the blues are getting sort of  low."  Yes, the little shop had been Grandma's unfailing. source of entertainment for many years. Even when  with the invasion .of automobiles,  Eastboro became snore accessible, the  neighbors did what shopp ng they  could at Grajttdma's, not only to help  he?" put,'-but .to make an excuse for  running Sn to chat during the long  days when CharaaHan was away at  school. If, nineteen years before,  "Wickfield had been shocked at the  thought- of a shop in l_awyer Davis's  best room, it bad long since become  as accustomed to it as had Grandma  herself; though at times the old lady  wondered, with an. inner chuckle,  what her husband's father was thinking as he viewed, the change from, his  mansion in the Eternal City.  For Roger Davis had been a lawyer  ���������a man of education. His office, a  small, one-story building, still stood  across the drive thi-.t led to the big  barn. He had been what in. those days  was called "a scholar and a gentleman," but, ali^oughthe ^ent his son  to college; ���������* ���������Grandpa X>avis/^ after a  year of reading- law.iiss>*bis father's  office, had "gone back to the land"*;  <anU;b'e!ng_'mo^.of'a;.4reamer than a  ^worker,'.&������'. left ���������'.i"he ���������������������������'old' -place "rather  worse off than when he fell heir to it.  For he "had foundI it  Whaling Up-To-Date  Airplanes Being Used As Scc-uis By  .CorwegSan sPl&si     *  t  A. "Norwegian whaling fleet now at  ^srork off the ice banks of. the Ant-  Jarctic is accomi>an'ed by two aeroplanes which, are. being used to scout  ICfor schools of'whales.     It has. been:'  found that Isv certain years the whales  are iixsuch more difficult tOvfind than iri  others; in fact, they seem practically  to disappear, and it is hoped that the  aeroplane "with its greater mob'lity  'and wide range of vision will be able  to help iri solving the problem. The  machines can be equipped with three  sets of land'ng gear r wheels for landing on the deck of the "mother" vessel, pontoons for the water, and skis  for the ice. A w'reless    "there '*"���������' she  blows" will summon the fleet when  the aeroplanes sight their quarry.  &BNED 11 Lbs. In SWIcs  __| '%jt     4W0~ '^���������������;w ���������'���������'fiaiii u^iaaw. jma,iiSiua������jB  Slg^^"T   *~r wm Iroa&wd Yeast <idd������ 3  ^3r.__^_ to S5lbs.ia3 w������elca. SSdn cleaxa  0> BBbW lUcfl taaric. ConBtisatioriL, neeres,  ~\ e=<3. & es pteasamS lrosiz������d -"east  tablets bom AtuggisZ tsxla?.  It THERE IS  BABY  IN YOUR HOME  There Also Should Be a Box Of  Baby's Own Tablets  .To keep her I'ttle ones well is the  cbnstasst aim of every- mother and tb  help her in this task she should always keep a. box of Baby's Own Tablets in the home. These Tablets have  saved many little" lives when illness  came on suddenly.  The majority of troubles which af-  flsct little ones are those which: arise  from a disordered condition of the  stomach and bowels. It is in quickly  correcting "these disorders that  Baby's Own Tablets show their  value. They "banish constipat:on and  indigestion; correct colic and d'ar-l  -hofe-a; break; up colds and simple  fevers and allay teething pains.  Concerning the Tablets Mrs; E. Roberts, Cap aus 6s, Que., writes:���������"I  always keep Baby's Own Tablets in  the house as I know of nothing to  equal them for;littleTones;" ./  The- Tablets are sold by medicine  dealers or by mail at 25 cents a box  from The Dr. Williams5 Medicine Co.,  Brockville, Ont.  "The Lord our God will we serve,  and His voice will we -obey." ������������������  Joshua xxiv. 24. ���������  So nigh. Is grandeur to our dust,  So near is God to man,  When;. duty whispers Iow."ThouMust.'"  The youth, replies, "I can."  ���������Ralph Waldo Eancrson.  When in: the-crises of your duty the  way of peace and right summons you  with its sweet compulsions, it, is th*  call of the Eternal R ght making Itself heard in your walking soul. It is  the suraraons of God through the  voice of duty. Not far away lie the  sources of rei'gious trust; not in the  evidences of the stars, or seas, or ancient man, but here amid the inevitable experiences of our daily m"3-  takes, and of our sincere repentances.  The life of God and the life of man  are all interwoven in the web of human experiences.���������Francis G. Pea-  body. '  Cost Of Translations  Seven Hundred Mile Line  pleasonter as-  well as easier, to let his horses rest  when they should have been dragging  the plow, while he feasted h's beauty-  loving eyes on the hills that surrounded Wickfield on every side, and composed "poetry."'  Grandma was vcs*y proud of Grandpa's poems. Once one of them was  printed In the Eastboro "Telegraph,"  and the min'ster read it from the pulpit. That was a proud day for Grandma Davis. She still-kept a clipping of  the poem between the pages of her  B'ble, and read it every night after  she said her prayers. To hor loyal  heart it was a legacy more beautiful  than gold or precious stones.  And now, though che and Charmian  were left alono in ^he big house, it  never occurred to them to leave it. Tb  Grandma it was "home." To the girl  it was not only home, but something  that gave her a sense of satisfying  pr'cle. For was It not something to be  proud of, to live in a house built by  ones great-great- grandfather? This  alone was compensation for tho  things she lacked���������things that wore,  to many a glri of her, ago, the breath  of life.  <To Be Contlmsod.)  ULengih  Of  Surveyed  Boundary  Between Alberta and. Saskatchewan  The boundary between Alberta and  Saskatchewan is the Fourth Meridian  of the Dominion Landssurvey system,  which ooincides-s approximately   with  "the 110th meridian oS^west longitude  ,and under, totruciidns from .the/Sur-'  veyor^Gesseral, Department of the In-  lerioiv las'beea; surveyed from  the  International Boundary northerly to  take -Athabaskfl-r- a   distance   in    s.  straight line of nearly seven hundred  miles, constituting one of the longest  surveyed stra'ght lines in the world.  French  and  German   Cheapest,   and  Finriisls Is Dearest  Language experts should find something to interest them in the tariff of  a translat'on firm -I have just been  -poking over, writes "Looker On" in  the T-Osidon "Daily Chronicle."' French  arid German, it seems, .are the cheapest languages to translate. Italian and  Spanish are a little dearer, arid Dutch  arid the Scandinavian languages come  next on the list of charges. Greek  translations cost considerably more  than Russian���������they rank iis cost with"  Rumanian, Hungarian, Serbian and  Czech. Lithuanian comes next, while  Finnish, "dearest" language of all,  costs about eight times as much as  French.  Miller's Worm. Powders will eradicate the worm evil that bears so  heavily on children and is believed to  cause many fatalities. They are ass  acceptable med'etne to children and  can be fully relied upon to clear the  food channels thoroughly of these destructive parasites and restore the inflamed and painful surfaces to healthfullness. They are an excellent remedy  for these evils,  j*.  '  A Remarkable Exhibit  Exhausted HFrosn Asthma. Many  who read these words know the terrible drain upon health and strength,  which comes in the train of asthmatic  troubles. Many; do not realsse, how-  'ever;.' that2-;there is pae truet remedy  ���������which will usually stop this drain. ������>r.  jr������"?I>, ICellogg-'s- Asthma llemedy Is a  wonderful check to this -enervating  ailment. Ifciias a countless record of  relief to Its credit. ; It is sold almost  everywhere..  Measured the Earth  The earth is not round after all. It  is flattened at the poles, and has quite  a pronounced heaviness about tho  middle. A. ' H. Miller, a Canad'an  se'entist attached to the Dominion  Observatory, in Ottawa, has completed measurements this year which  show the diameter through the  poles is 26 miles less than through,  the equator.  Check Falling Hair with Min-ard'H.  1?lsSi DrrccKlaag riant  A plant *Cor -the clcan'ng, fliieting  and frooz'ng of fiJ3h will be sot up in  Edmonton shortly, accordlngl' to "The  Journal," quoting A. S. Ducloa, president of tho iadmoiston Cold Storage  Company, and .dlruotos* of tho Pacific  Const Terminals Cold Storage Company.  kgffUlil.  Bdnsontoss    Has.    Fhse    Display    Of  Northern Grains and Grasses  Grown 300 miles north of Edmonton, as the crow fl'es, at tho Dominion Experimental Farm, at Fort Vermillion," Alberta, on the Peace River,  a most remarkable display of grains  and grasses of last season's crop are  on display at the Edmonton Chamber  of Commerce.  Exh'btts Include thirteen varieties  of wheat grown in exper'mental  plots; eight of oats, five of barley, two  of flax and two of ryo. The wheat includes such well known varieties as  Garnet, Red Fife, Marquis, etc., and  the oats include Banner, Leader, Victory and two varJo'tleB of hull-less  oats���������Laurot and] Liberty,  Twelve of the lsTyariottes of wheat  sown Apr"! 30, tho othos", Marqu's,  May 8. Three of the varieties wore  cut August 15; significant that Marquis, sown eight days later than all  tho other varieties ripened as rapidly  as two othora sown eight days, earlier  ���������Kitchener and Red Flfo.  All Hampton n.rn of PvcftlT^fnt. msnl'ty,  w'th strong root growth, sturdy  stands and plump, woll-flllcd heads,  with heads riponcd perfectly,  HAIVMLOB0S WMXmt  ClriMtmCrtfibrli  Calgary1*-* IJulUlhiK l������ormlt������  Calgary's building portsstis for tho  year numbered 1888 and had a recorded value of $11,-117,10-, compared  with 'JB4 lis 1028, with a value of  $0,802,142 for 1028.  A11 S u -rri mer^  "I Kiive to worlc In tlsc store and  ���������do my own liouseworlc, too, and I.  tgot nervous nsicl ruu-clovvnnnd wau Its  bed nearly nllKummcc.The Icisst noise  would make mc nervous. I was told  to tnlce Lyctla E. Pinlcltam'a Vegetable Compound and I have talccn  ficven bottlejj. It hew made me ettong*  er and put more cnlot Into my lince.  I nm looking nftcc my store and |  houscwock m\d my four children,  and I am c������tlag aloiag nlcdy now,'"'  ���������Mm, J. Matin, R. R, No, $t Barton  St. Eltwr* Hamilton, Ontario, Canada,  MIlKIVli  Tho ������r<Mit White Lliilmcnt  ifLytlitit.^-Pliikliai1^  ��������� i v'| "MP O^HMfii,. (Siyl^r'ln, OVn/nlJ THE  CBESTON  yi .ji y^p.^^apnayy yy rnyay aay ay yaajaiy iyi������.'y y������y������yyjy.y������y������y������'./jy^Jy������^ ' VV*Vy*y  Local and Personal  '*'1,,l^ral������*-**1'������1*^a*������*aWMB)Bg������B;wt^w^ i     ��������� iy, - i., mm  n  Birth���������OnFebruary 4th, to Bfr. and  Mrs* W. S. McAlpine, a son.  Estimates given on kalsomlning and  painting.   A. E. Penson, Erickson.  At the  annual  meeting   of  Creston'  Board of Trade  on Friday night, Col.  Mallandaine  was  re-eleeted   president;  , K. J. Fordes was promoted to vice-presi-  j dent, and C. F. Hayes ia back on the job  as secretary for another term.  H ���������  Our stock is fresh.  Quality tha highest.  Prices are right.  FOR SALE���������Cypher's incubator. 260-  e,?g capacity.   Sasn Moon, Wynndel.  The village commissioners  will  have  their first statutory meeting ou Saturday  morning as an assessment court of revis-  Exchange Billiard Parlor open day and ��������� son, at which it is likely the permanent  evenings now.   P. Downey, proprietor.      chairman will be named.   It is likely T.  Ireston Valley Co-Operativa Assn.  GBESTGM  Two Store.  ERICKSON  FOR SALE���������Baby buggy, in good  condition.   Mra. W, B. Martin, Creston.  WANTED���������Work horse, about 1200  lbs., quiet and sound, state price. Geo.  Murrell������ Creston.  M. R. Joyce was a visitor at Cranbrook a few days the first of the week,  returning on Tuesday.  FOR SALE���������4 hole cook stove, almost  new, $20.  Can b<*������ seen at Creston Hotel.  M, J. Beninger, Creston.  FOR SALE���������Ironing boards, best on  the market, $2. Skates hollow ground,  25 cents.   Morrow's Blacksmith Shop.  aft-   ^i^i*-*-*   A   ���������*   ^-a.a..a   ,_   -. A. ^ , .-���������-, , .  ,/t.iA   fin A.A...A.  -.UP  CSfy  have a fine  Meats.  Ymi Trie..  i %?%m    e s iu%i  eft-  if not, come id ana get  uaiiiteu.  selection of Frenh and Cured  Cleanliness is our motto.  S&f  LIVESTOCK   BOUGHT.  FOE SALE���������Hand loom fc-r rug mak  ing,  ete., complete with materials, ready  to use.   Mrs. J. W. Hamilton, Creston.  APPLES   WANTED -Wagoner,  Delicious and other <������ood   varieties.   State  frice and quality. ~ McKeown & Coulter,  'ernie.  -ai  FOR   SALE���������One   horse   cultivates"  new, shoes, mouldboard, ������?tc, complete,  $10.   A. Stuart Evans, opposite Camp  2. Camp Lister.  For January the Valley vital statistics  show three births, two deaths and two  marriage licenses issued. Of the new  arrivals two were girls.  John  Ryckman  left   on   Sunday for  Missoula, Montana, on  a visit with bis  sister Mrs. Burge, and where he is ex-  . peeting to secure employment.  LOST On Wednesday, January 2Pth,  between skating rink and drugstore,  white gold wrist watch. Finder please  leave at Review Office and receive reward.  Due to two of the regular teachers being absent on sick leave the January  school report In this issue covers only  three divisions. Those failing So report  are Divisions 3 and 5.  Sunday was groundhog day, and as the  weather was quite cloudy it is presumed  the bear was unable to see his shadow  and .has remained abroad in the lands indicating that winter is over.  H. Jackson will foe again chosen.  The Farmers' Institute is now "handling stumping powder and to obtain the  reduced Institute rate it is necessary to  order through this organisation. Place  orders soon so that as much as possible  can be included tn a single shipment.  The final curling game for the Fraser  grand challenge cup was played on Friday  night, when the silverware was won by  theT. W, Bundy rink, who scored*  win over the rink skipped by A. L. Palmer This is the second year in succession this cup has been won by the Bundy  quartette.  Mr., and Mrs. W. M. Archibald are  leaving this week for Johannesburg,  South Africa, where Mr.  Archibald will  represent the Consolidated Mining &  Smelting Company ol Canada, at a  world's mining congress to be held in  that city. They will be away about three  months on the trip.  The annual meeting of Creston Valley  Agricultural Association is set for Thursday night next February 13th, at the  town hall, and a turnout of everyone in  terested in the fair is asked. Chas. Mur-  rell is the retiring president. Financially  the 1929 fall fair was a great success  Treasurer F. H. Jackson reporting a surplus of over $200.  J*- I   A  -  ftl-.aTt' -  '���������fc-i**--^*^-^--**^- ������V-A, bV-A.b-.A -Aa-afa-  TRY OUR SBViGE; YS18U1SKE ST  i ���������  i ���������  m the nmg  to   fftsi  yGH~  AUTOMO&tLE  the equipment.  the experience.  mat! sot jiji  0siIsssmi������'F  We have  We have  Greston Meters  Main St. at Barton Ave*  "flpiysi���������B*���������SB���������im  "% "lam.    ������������������> *g*rg-**'^ .'*'*W"*g}r***{iy    ip   ll'wf***Tp*******y'*  Ghrist Giiurch, Creston  SUNDAY. FffS* a  CRESTON���������11 a.������., Matins.  01  HUB  CASH AND CARRY  CHAS. PECK, Manager.  %ar������  bOTUCrl  mmmmi^w^mmm^mm^mm^B  SPECIAL SALE  I  ONLY  fi  DESIGN  Cups and Saucers  at  Secure your requirements  while they last.  1  SB mr-ma; "ajawMaaa.,,      ^gauaaajaA       MajmaaaaA       Bjaya^aja, J^tf  . A.  SPEERS  UtiTdtware  f\  Dry Goods.       Groceries*      Fumitssre.  Kootenay Presbytery of the United  Church has its spring session in Nelson,  commencing February 18th, and Trinity  United Church will be represented by  Rev. R. B. Cribb and Fred Smith  Creston's 1930 assessment totals very  close to $400,000. of which $241,000 is on  improvements, At last year's tax rate  of 12 mills the 1930 tax income shows an  increase of $207 over that of 1929.  At the annual meeting of the Woman's  Auxiliary of Christ Church on Saturday,  Mrs Stanley Watson wag chosen president Mrs. John Byckman, vice-president; and Mrs. Matt. York, secretary.  Wednesdayy.Februar 19th, Is the sixty-  sixth anniversary of the founding of the  Knights of P$ thias and the local lodge  will celebrate the auspicious occasion  with a social evening in the Parish   Hall.  Five appeals have been entered against  the village 1930 assessment as prepared  by the assessor, Miss 33. F, Arrowsmith,  These will be heard at the Court of Revision at the town hall on Saturday morning at 10 o'clock.  The weather still continues mild, with  Tuesday morning furnishing a 5 Inch  snowfall, most all of which has since disappeared. According to Foster the first  half of the month ia to supply above normal temperatures.  Miss McDonald of Kaslo and Mrs. W,  R. Long are on the teaching staff of Creston public school this week substituting  for Miss Brown and Miss Wnde. respectively, both of whom are off duty under  medical treatment.  S. Austin of Victoria, an Auditor of the  Liquor Control Board, made nn official  visit with vendor II. W McLaren at the  ond of the wook. Since opening Sis June  business at the local store has" been quite  up to expectations.  Miss Wade, teacher of Division B of  tho public school, who hw hoen oil duty  since last Wednesday with a broken wrist,  loft on Wednesday for Cranbrook whore  tho Injured momhw is bninpr X-rayed to  expedite treatment.  According to ferryman J, V. Lockhead  tho ico on tho Kootonuy Eivor ia about  tho thickest any oidMmqr:;*?an recall. It  is 10 Inches thick, Oi^ th^i flatn, wlscre tho  vtllngn cupply ia bointt harvested, It hnn n  thlcknoflB of nlmoftt 213 Inchon,  The village council! ww������������������ In Fnhruary  fiOHutott ots Monday night. Amongflt tho  bunincuM will ho tho (selection of a chairman of tho hoard* and it la expected sur-  rangomcntH will bo nsudo lor taking over  thb public library .I which wnn fav������rred Sitf  . the ptebinclte on Jfnwuary *fl0tli.  MAGOG PRINTS���������Fast  Colors, in light and  medium shades, new  patterns., 25c.  yard.  CREPES���������New colors,  20c. per yard.  CHINTS and CRETONNES���������  36 inches wide, from 30c. up.  CRESTON MERCANTILE  COMPANY,   LTD.  maniiiiinmMiww8M������ja^^  ��������� *&att *i j?  aa^Ma^a^aBaiMaMiafaaaBBMMaMMBBBVBBii  ���������������"*  f*������itm,m6miim\*������mhmih m4km*mnm^<i* Am A ��������� A .A. mM+ttk+Atm^ *Jk*,m\ ii^i A������B#^Mu������A������taj|fcidB^ (Jfcwdfcn ���������  riljQ������ I^hO.   x JDOOXj   JrOrJK.  Mutton, Lamb &, Veal  Phone your ordei' and receive our beat service,  TRY O0H  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  Shamrock Rrcnha HAM, BACON and LARD  GLENDALE CREAMERY BUTTER  FRESH nnd cME^'FISB  RbRNS' IDEAL POULTRY FOOD  URNS&COMPANY.Ltd.  ���������"w^yVa^^Hl^a,!^ ^'l^fT^^>^^^^il^ti\M^-^'U-^^{Mtm^gp-m}1V

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