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 Provincial Library  &$im   A  Vol   XXI.  CRESTOM, B. 0... FBIJJAY. FEBRUARY 14,  1930  No.  50  }>  Kescind Eodgers  Franchise Motion  Council Rescinds Motion Passed  in 1927���������Reduces Poii Tax to  $4���������Edmondson Heads Roads  and Streets Committee.  F. H. Jackson, who has been named  chairman of the board of village commissioners, presided af the February meeting: of the new council Monday night, at  ���������which T. M. Edmondson and Dr. Henderson were present, and'considerable  business of importance transacted at the  meeting, which did not adjourn until  well after II o'clock.  Foremost among the resolutions adopted was one by Commissioners Edmondson and Jackson that the motion passed  by the council in November, 182;?, givissg  C. O. Rodgers permission to erect pole  lines and string electric light wires,, be  rescinded, and that the clerk notify Mr.  Rodgers to that effect. Mr. Rodgers will  also be notified that at March 1st the  municipal building will not require light  from the Rodgers plant.  There was considerable discussion as to  the legality of a motion by this council  actually rescinding a previous motion in  a ms-tsr tns.u u..  ad leu. to  -V_    t��������� ,j   im*.   luvcanaeai  of considerable capital to give light and  power service to part of the town. Chairman Jackson contended that legal advice  .had been obtained and such action was  quite in order, and Commissioner Edmondson held that in view of the discussion of this matter at the Ratepayers  meeting last month, and the outcome of  the voting, he was quite convinced the  .electors were in favor of such action by  ^thi-fo council.,; Incidentally .^JShweeiis^  'Jackson psoihtedo'ut that the rescindusg  of the Rodgers "franchise'" had to be  put through before the agreement with  Howard S. Amon or Creston Power,  light & Telephone Company, Limited,  could be considere fully effective. In  addition to doubt as to the legality Commissioner Henderson considered it a very  dangerous precedent to create. However, on motion of Commissioners Edmondson and Jackson the motion was  carri d.  , The other prominent feature of the  meeting was the quite unanimous decision to reduce the poll tax from $6 to $4,  and the by-law will be amended accordingly and finally passed at the March  meeting. All the commissioners were  agreed that it was not good municipal  business to ha *e the poll tax at a figure  where such an elector had the same polling privileges as a landowner.  There was quite a heavy budget of  correspondence, which included a request  from Jas. Cook, J. Foster and Mrs. Rog~  ers, residents on Princess Avenue, asking  for the erection of a street light at the  upper end of that thoroughfare, which  was granded. The incident brought out  the information that with this ligh installed the village will have 84 street  lights.  :"''���������'''���������'������������������ '-"���������"T",,:",     i":.;. ,::,,,;  "it ,������������������ f,���������' ���������  ," ',i,  St, VALENTINE  TEA >m SALE  Under the auspices of the Ladies'  Auxiliary of the Presbyterian  Church, at  Mrs. Henderson's  ,C. W. Allan was givers permission to  erect ses oSSee building on Canyon street  which will be 16 x 24 feet, and at the request of the deputy minister of public  works the clerk will advise him as to the  mileage and classification of highways  within the village limits. Last year the  classification was: Mcadam, % mile:  gravelled, 1>_ miles; rough gravelled  1 J_j miles;   cleared but ungraded, 1 mile.  J, B. Holder wrote complaining of the  way the village pound is conducted, and  Rose & Timmons notified of selling properties on Canyon street to T. Mawson  and Creston Motors and asking that they  be assessed to the new owners.  Up at Stewart, B.C., there is an agitation to Incorporate as a village and the  clerk was authorized to send the Stewart  Advancement League full information  concerning village government as exper-  enced by Creston.  An old account from Mrs. Stevens,  claiming $30 for damage done their fireplace and chimney, as well as broken  china sustained when blasting work was  done on Albert Street last fall, will be  investigated by A. "D. Hendren. and if  found correct the claim will be recognized.  It was decided to accept the offer of  Goat Mountain Waterworks Company  to supply water to the pound at a flat  rate of $1 per month. Accounts passed  for payment totalled $708.  Creston Mercantile Co., ink $  J. Hills, snowploughing-   C O. Rodgers, lumber��������� ���������  light    L. Lacey, labor    B. F. Arrowsmith, clerk...  HStGhmeaer  Miss Margaret McDonald of Kaslo  spent -he weekend here, a guest of Mrs.  Hunt.' /:,A-?:   ���������  Mrs. Chas. Anderson was at Fernie for  a weekend visit with her husband.  Mr. and Mr". Senesael entertained at  bridge in honor of Mrs. Payne and Mrs.  Manuel of Creston oh Thursday evening.  The prize scores were made by Mrs.  Payne, Mrs. B. Johnson, Mrs. Manuel  and Alex. Ellis. A most enjoyable evening was spent by all.  January gravelling .. 276.54  Creston Drug & Book Store      3.00  D. Learmonth, gravel���������;   156.75  S. Steenstrup, repairs*.       8.95  Trinity Church, hall rent       5.00  Creston Power, Light & Telephone  Company,SO streetlights���������_.    50.00  Creston Transfer, coal    19.35  Creston Review, advertising and  '���������' " Printing ~__,.f~-__u_:_ .-.____._  .20  7.75  S.55  2.50  15.80  40.00  Monday, and Mrs. Martin was at the  metropolis on Tuesday.  Charlie Wilson left on   Monday for a  visit with his sister. Gwen  __ -"a-___t. _.__!,  Mrs. Martin was at Creston on Wednesday evening for the bridge given by  the Masonic Lodge. Mr. and Mrs. Jas,  Paccuzzo were at Creston, Thursday.  J. Mannerino left on Tuesday for Cranbrook, where he is undergoing treatment  at the hospital.  Mrl Norton, who has-been spending a  few days in Nelson, left for Cranbrook on  Saturday. ������������������.������������������.-  Court Confirms  Assessment Roll  tg_ir:a1sd"s*^ber st  Ml. Young, poll clerk  93.v0  *o*.W  5.00  Birth���������At St. Eugiene hospital, Cranbrook, on February 4th, to Principal and  Mrs. Stephens, a son,  Mrs. jaarnhardt of Glenlily is spending  a few days here with her parents^ Mr.  and Mrs. F. Kintt.  The United Church Ladies* Aid are  having a St. Valentine social at the hall  Friday evening, 14th.  Leonard Olson, Martin Nelson and  Otto Johnson are now located at Crest-  wood, where they have a pole making  contract with L. Hanna, who is operating in a stand off timber on the west of  the Kootenay.  A. ID. Pochin Is sjseisdxug a few days  at his ranch here this month, arriving at  the end' of the week from Nelson.  Art Brett,.; who is employed with Frank  Tompkins at Goatfell, is home for a few  days this week.       '������������������;���������'._;:.  The Young People's Society had a  large turnout on Wfdnesday night, when  Rev. R. E , Criibb |if Creston   gave his  Es*������42������g&G5B  Land and Improvements Valued  Almost $400,000.00���������Additions  to Roll Last Year $33;000.00���������  Court Handles Five Appeals.  __ v V������vewa~vil ���������  %V  ,G> A  T. M. Edmondson was named chairman of the roads and streets committee,  of which the other two commissioners  ace members. . No chairman was named  for the sire and light committee, this being deferred until after the annual meeting of the fire brigade.  Due to the lateness of the hour the  formal arrangements for handling the  public library will be made at a special  session to be called after the three commissioners have carefully perused the  Public Libraries' Act, only one copy of  which is at present available.  Fr^Ted-^ is Jinishiag  the-haul of 1929 eurof ties -at^he";Hus-  croft & Helme ���������miR. near-Porthitl, which  are being placed at the siding at Canyon.  on  SAT  3 to 3.30 p*rw������  AFTERNOON TEA  HOME- COOKING  CANDY  Evtsryljofly Wolcomo 1  Alice SItfinff  John Miller, jr., was at Wasa at the  first of the week, a guest at the Knowles-  Stewa-t wedding on Monday.  Mrs. Constable and son, Everard, with  Bob Marshall, were motor visitors to  Bonners Ferry at the weekend.  Roy Dickson got back at the end of  the month from Southern Alberta, where  he haa "been for some time past.  Six tables of players from the Whist  Club were "out on Friday night, when  Mr. and Mrs. Webster were host and  hostess for the occasion. The prize  scores were made by Jessie Parkin and  Eoy Dickson. Tonight Mr. and Mrs,  Tooze will be at home to the club.  Tom Campbell, who has been a visitor  ���������with Ron. Smith, was guest of honor at  u drance given ast the Jack Smith residence  on Thursday night last, for which the  music was by Tom Marshall, nccordeon;  Boh Marshall' drumn, and Ron. Smith  violin. There was n very fine supper at  midnight, and a vory fine time throughout tho evening  About 30 of the young people wore hospitably entertained nt a dance given by  Mr, rani Mrs. Jonah Brubachor at their  homo on Saturday night, for which the  mimic waa "by   Mm,   "WIHIm, pium. mi  Ron. Smith,   violin, with an appetizing  midnight lunch,  Alien. Siding atlll continues to supply  Its weakly quota of at leant one bride or  groom. This week It ir^a pleasure to  ahrontato tho marriage of Mian Helen  Knowlos of Wnsn to Hector Stewart of  Aline Bldinc, th������i hnsppy event trsleinj.  place ot the brido'n ho.nso on Monday,  with the groom's brother, Ron,, ofuelat-  litUE ������������ Iwst* man. Th������ young couple nro  Expected hack thin week, and will rot-lde  on tha farmer Churchill -ranch, -wlnkli  Mr- Stewart purchaHed n few year:? iu;o,  K. Wittman, who has bpen working at  Kitchener, was home last week.  Meeting of the Women's Ins itute in  old schoolhouse on Thursday. February  20th, ats2.30 p.m.  Anglican Church service "Sunday. February 16th, at 3 p.m. Sunday school at  0 p.m.  Gus. Rudd. left on Tuesday on a trip  to Calgary, Alberta.  Whist drive and dance in old school-  house"on Saturday, February 15th0 at 8  p.m.   Ladies'and gents'prizes,   Admis  sion 60 and 25 cents. ���������  Birth--On February 10th, to Mr. and  Mrs. E. Andestad, a daughter (stillborn).  Mrs. J. B. Rudd, who has been undergoing treatment at Silverdale, Oregon,  for the past few weeks, returned at the  end of the month, and is continuing  treatments recommended for the cure of  tubercular feet from which she iB suffering, although able to get about much the  same aa usual.  Vancouver Province: Passed away on  February 7th, Catherine Pollitt, beloved  wife of Randolph Pollitt, of 840 Thurlow  Street, In her 26th year. There remain  to moism her loss besides her husband,  her mother and stepfather, Mr. and Mrs.  H. Cupitt, and one slste., Mlsa Adelaide  Rosin dale, all of this city, Funeral aer-  vlco will bo hold from Harron Bros. &  Wlltiummm's parlor, on Monday, Feb. 10.  Rov C. C. Owen officiating.  Mrs. Cowley left for Cranbrook on  Tuesday last, to which city she was called to visit her son, David, who is a hospital patient, and whose condition took  a serious turn at that time.  . Miss Jessie White, principal  off Erickson school, spent the weekend in Nelson.  Robert McM aster left on Wednesday  for Snoquaimie, Wash., where he intends  remaining for some time.  Mrs. J. W. Handley left on Sunday for  a visit with relatives at Blairmore, Alberta!  Anita, young daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Lee Heric, returned on Sunday  from Cranbrook, where she has been a  hospital patient the past three weeks.  The broken leg she sust ined is mending  nicely,  Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Long, who have  been away on a six weeks visit at Wen-  atchee, Wash., and coast points, arrived  home on Sunday, Mr. and Mrs. W- R.  Long meeting them at Bonners Ferry.  Miss Ceiia Handley arrived home  ���������Fri^a;  of'her  on5Saturday."- -;���������'- ���������".���������;*'>.'.  " Harold Davis a onetime resident here,  arrived hack oil Friday from Calgary,  Alberta, where the family are living at  present.  Mr. Cowley left on Sunday for Cranbrook to be with his son, David, who is  in the hospital, and whose condition was  quite critical.  Mrs. Geo. Cartwright. was a tea hostess  on Monday, in honor of Mrs. Frank  Staples, who is leaving for Invermere,  where they will be residing for some time.  Frank Cells of Coleman was a visitor at  hia ranch, arriving on Saturday for the  funeral of the late Frances Handley.  Mrs. Harry Moore and W. Harrison  of Blairmore, with Mrs. F. Gilroy of  Bellvue, Alberta, were here at the end of  the week to attend the funeral of the  late Frances Handley, returning on Sunday.  on  ���������Bmff&mdBtr0  <SSimil8iim  Howard Armstrong of Cranbrook has  boon relloving Denall Misxwell as &wi ch-  imm fos* the past ten days,  Mr. Horwood rotu-heel Sunday Irons a  holiday spont in Cranbrook.  ."fttfl, Wilson loft Saturday on a buslneaB  visit to Cranbrook nnd Klmborloy,  Mr- and Mrs M. J. Bonlnger of Crew-  ton were visiting Mr, and Mra. Cameron  at the weekend, twldnc in the whf.Btd.rlvo  sit tho Comwranity Hall.  Fred Carmiclmel of Nelson wm������ a visitor with Mrs. Cam a few days last week,  returning on Sunday,  Mro. Donnflpi was n Creston vl������it<ir nr>  Birth���������On February 10th, to Mr. and  Mrs. Chas. Lapointe, a daughte .  *  A, R. F. Bernard, who Is employed at  the Reeves-McDonald mine, near Salmo,  is here for a few days' stay at his ranch.  Rev, C. Basse was here frcm Creston  on Sunday for Lutheran Church service  at tho schoolhouse and had the usual  good turnout.  The Comsnunity Society hud seven  tables of playerB at their court whist on  Saturday night, at which the prize scores  were made by Agnes Sinclair and B, R,  Bohrnor. Tlsere waa the usual excellent  lunch to close proceedings.  Rev. A. Gnrliek of Creston wn������ a  Thursday to Saturday visitor at Lister,  making calls on families, membors of the  Anglican denomination.  Ruttv SIwiSi>t; iis.d "W. D_������i_!huk wurw  motor visitors nt Bonners Ferry on  Thursday,  The younger sot at Huacroft to tho  number of about 25 invaded tho homo of  Mr. and Mra. W. Donschuk quite unox>  pnctedly on Saturday evening* and had a  most enjoyable time at cards nnd gamoa,  with thc.cnBtornnry mldnicht linn fib,  Gnorge Mansoll of Hrmkntoon, Sank.,  Its a visitor hero at present, a guont of hia  brother-in-law, W. Domchuk.  John Hufwroft nnd T-Ifirry Helmf- brvwi  nttrrtwl up thnlr tin mill l������i t.hi������ tliwhor nt |  For 1930 Creston village will collect  taxes on a total assessment of $398,835.  Of this $156,343 is on land and $242,492  on improvements, tus latter o������ whien are  only taxed at 50 per cent, of the assessed  value.  The assessment roll as shown above  was confirmed at the regulation sitting of  the assessment roll court of revision on.  P^*m~ ,������. ~..-.~^.       -._v-fa_.._������0 ,     UrW       .._������__���������     -m...       W_.-w ^.*^_  missioners were present, and F. H. Jack-"  son was named chairman.  There was about a half dozen appeals  two of which were given favorable consideration. Mrs. Daley, of Ka'ispelfl  Montana, who is now the owner of the "*  former Walter Fisher (Mary Green) resi=  dentiai property on Park Road asked for  a cut of $100 on this property, which is  assessed at $750, but the request was refused", as was also the request of the Imperial Oil Company to have the valuation  of their tanks and buildings on C.P.R.  trackage reduced from $2000 to $1000.  A. Iv. Cameron asked for a reduction  on the $1500 assessment of his residence  on McLeod Avenue, but this was refused,  but he was given a $100 reduction on the  $750 assesed against his (Fulljames) residential property on Gurd Avenue."  W. G. Hendy, Fourth Street, was re-  , duced $500 on the land assessment of  property, and tbe property is now" asses&-  ,ed;.at $2500 on lassd and improvements.  .^^a^Mpluntailn; ^^^er;W6^"k)s (Qompapy,.  .Limited, >had-..their assessement.. advanced"..  $i50Cfcr' /:������������������;;':;"*'^.';*;.,':.���������:���������'��������� ;'���������'.'^^ "���������"-".-'  As a result of adjustments made at the  court a net Rain off $2.40 in taxation is  shown, provided the mill rate is still the  .same as 1929. As compared with last  year the 1930 assessment as just confirmed shows a gala in total assessment of  just over $33,000, and will mean more  than $200 off increased revenue for the  village in the way of taxes.  the mountain near' Camp 3. We hear  they have a C.P.R. contract for 4000  ties, which will be shipped from Canyon.  The Januasy report of Huseroft school  as issued by the principal, Miss Haze*  Hobden, shows the following taking high,  est standing: Grade 8���������Minnie Huseroft. Grade 6���������Margaret Huseroft,  Waddy Huseroft. Grade 5���������Thomas  Tedford.. Burton Huseroft. Grade 4���������  Vergcne Bohmer, Ranny Smith. Grade  3���������William Krygsveld, Aloha Bohmer.  Grade 2���������Tinus Krygsvcld, Warren Hue-  croft. Grade 1���������Kensseth Huseroft, Iky  Krygsveld. Perfect attendance-���������Alex  Demchuk, Bobby Huseroft, Waddy Hue-  croft, Iky Krygsveld, Tinus Krygsveld  Marjorie Tedford, Thomas Tedford.  Mrs��������� Ev&h IV!cK^ow.a,ff_i  Well known Bfitish Columbia authoress and lecturer,  will speak on the subject,  "The Point  View"  of  in  Trill!? UilM Sfeurcf! Ha!!  Friday, Feb.  at EIGHT p.m. Prompt,  Under the auBpicen of the  Tj"idies' A������������rl.  Adults 50c.    Gtilldran 25c.  Musical Namhera during  the evening* WBM   JbSisvxn  CRESTON.   B. *���������?.  Just a tasteless doaa of Phllllpa"  Milk ot Magnesia In water. That is ass  aJkaM. esTectsve. yes narmless. It has  been Use siaatfard; antacid for 50 years  among physicians everywhere. One  spoonful w.ii neutralize at once many  times Its volume Lu acid. It is -Use  right v-..ay. tise iuick. pleasant and eifi-  paria.    You are happy again to five  S2_mur.es.  2>sn't depend" on eruda sssethcds.  Esapioy ttta best way yet asvolved its  all] the years ot searching, That id  Phillips' Milk ol Magnesia.  Be sure to feet the genuine Phillips'  Milk of Magnesia prescribed by physicians for 50 years In correcting  es������  cient way to Kan the excess acid. The j cess acids.  Each bottle contains full  stomach becomes sweet .the .pain ������_e- [oirecttous���������assy drugstore.  AM* To Cod sume.;s Bills  Milk Dealers ILese "BSBBlioas Aswswally  -rasrcasi'h "SJraretKrffled Bottles  I>c- you uae milk bottles for jam,  kerosene, i>a_nt, and other Ihouseboid :  art'ciesrplPerliaps you use them, for  flower f-yasesi f'c* in numerous other  ways, ^thejr get too cVrty, probably  they are. thrown out with the ashes  or trash'..'������������������'  Such a procedure 3s far too- common, saya the Bureau of Dairy Industry, United States Department of  Agriculture, aSd adds materially to  the consumer's milk. bill. The annual milk-bottle bill of the nation  is close to $30,000,000, the bureau  says, and at least ������20,000,000 of this  is loss occurring after the bottles  leave the da'ry. L.ast year in one  large city, jsank men picked off the  city dumps 20,000,000 milk bottles  wh'ch xsad been thrown away. These  bottles had a lvalue of over $1,000,000.  Glass  ir.at ->mdjs  The Immigration Problem  I<m*r������ra_i   o>\n;v>o  GIVE GREAT PAIN  Tise subject of a-nomigratson, which. 3s at present -receiving  of attention by the people of Canada, and causing them no little* concern.  has always been in the forefront of national polcy. It is likely to remain  so. for many years to come, a result almost inevitable tn the case of a young  country of small population, vast "unoccup'ed areas, and Immense natural  resources awa'ting- development. And especially so when, elsewhere ������n the  world, there are numerous countries where population is already congested  and the surplus people avc -anxiously looking abroad for sasne place in which ]  to locate with a fair prospect of making a livelihood for themselves and"  their children.  It is probably true that in regard to no other question, of vital national  Importance has public opinion in Canada, as in the Un'ied States, so  completely changed within a few years as it has in regard to immigration.  Within the last few years the change has been rap'd and fundamental, and  thousands of men and women today hold views diametrically opposite to  those they entertained five or ten years ago. Many of these peopHe are now  tncl'nedi to blame former Governments because they adopted and pursued  policies which do not find favor today, forgetting that they themselves  believed in and approved policies then which, they condemn now.  Not so loag ago Federal Governments were applauded or criticised  according as they succeeded or failed to increase the volume of immigration  into tils Dominion. Almost without a dissenting voice.,���������organised labor  alone perhaps excepted,���������the people of Canada urged and demanded aggressive policies of immigration in order to increase Canada's population,  develop its resources, fill up the vacant spaces, and assist 3n carrying the  -Dominion's heavy "burden or debt. Immigration was held to be necessary to  provide business for our railways, and to reduce the per capita cost, of  government, schools,, and those many other modern services -wMch. people  demanded. And all governments tried to supply -what the people as a whole  ���������wanted.  Now all this h.as changed, and from all parts of the country there is an  insistent demand that Immigration be restricted, if not .altogether stopped,  and just as there were extremists in <_ays~gonVby who'favored a wide-open-  door policy of unrestricted entry, so now there are extremists who would  prohibit all and sundry from entering the portals of the -Dominion. As is  true ot" almost every question, there is in this matter of snxmigraticn a sane  and safe middle course.  Generally speaking, the opinion now prevails that all forms of assisted  Immigration should cease, or at all events shossld be 'strictly limited to |  individual cases of -members of a family desirous of coming to> Canada to j  ���������join relatives already established here. The view is also held that there  should be sso moire large movements of groups of people to "be settled isi  communities. It is practically assured that these policies will be adhered  to.  Canada's immigrat'on policy has for some considerable time been ono of  admitting only those, mentally, morally and physically wound, wiso proposed  to go upon the land, while those of the artizan and unskilled labor classes  were discouraged.  The  Trouble  Cars  Be  Removed  By Enriching the Blood  Supply  The chief symptom of rheumatism  is pain.   Cold or damp weather may  start the pain, but it is known that  tha trouble Ss actually due to weak,  watery blood.    The  most  successful  treatment  is   the  one   that restores  the blood to a healthy, normal condition.    Many rheumat'c people suffer  pains   that  could   be   avo'ded  if  they would -only  essrich  and  purify  their blood by taking Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills. These pills actually make  new, rich, red blood and in this way  drive out   the   poisonous   secretions  which, cause rheumatism. -   That this  as  the case  is shown by  the statement of. Mr- A. Osekle, Milton, "N.S.,  who says:���������"About two years ago 11 "brenaration.  had a very severe attack of rheuma- i ~  tisns.    The    trouble:   located   chiefly \  in nay hips and legs, the jo'nts swelling so badly that often I would have  to sit up in a chair, being unable to  tie down.      The pain,  at times, was  agonizing.      Finally I decided to try  Dr. Wiirams1" Pink Pills and these I  found, to my great satisfaction, just  the thing needed to relieve me of the  -misery   I   was   undergoing.      Under  the use of the pills the swelling subsided,    the    pain    disappeared,    and  l^ero has not since been any return  of the trouble.      I am very thankful  ; for whj-t   X>5** Williams'   P'nk   Pills  | did for sue, and hope some other sufferer may  benefit from . xay  experience."  , You can procure   these pills  from  any  dealer in medicine, or by mail  '. at 50 cents a box from The Dr. Wsl-  : li-ama' Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont,  Nearest Approach Is a Glass SsbatJ-  -Ufie Called e!i"W-ridc'!iic',>  Tbere Is a fortsme. awaiting tha  man who-. Invents a flexible glass. This  stands perhaps at the head of the list  of necessary things the worldis walt-  foir. So far the nearest approach 4s  a glass substitute called "Windolite,"  Invented tn England, and put on the  market there in 1917, and ssow sold  in Canada. ������������������Windolite"' consists of a  cellulose acetate compound reinforced with fine, specially galvanized  wire mesh. It is so dipped in the  solution as to coat the wire mesh  thoroughly on both sides and the resulting substance is therefore completely waterproof, airtight, flex-ble  and practically unbreakable.  One advantage this substitute "has  over ordinary glass is that It freely  transmits the valuable ultra-violet  rays of the sun. This quality makes  "Windolite" invaluable for a w'de  variety of uses where real sunlight Is  necessary to health and growth such  as the rearing of young chicks and  turkeys in confinement. Ordinary  glass shuts out these rays, and yet  they are vitally important to human  benlgs, as well as plants, poultry and  live stock. Another surprising thing  about this glass substitute is that it  is cheaper than ordinary glass, and  yet extremely light in weight and  very strong.  Keepd  n^dfm^mmmmm  "Ibitsilifis  "'   **m'w&0sW  Sore  Tliroat  Relieved  Vaporf-sa Catarrhozonp ia  boiling water and inhale tho  medicated vapor. You get  almost instant- relief from  Coldss Coughs or Catarrh.  The throat and uo^trHsars  cleared of discharges and  once again you breathe in a  natural way. For safe, ef������  * iective healing action use  Catarrhozone.  _f      ^ '_'���������#���������  Alen-Minuie Reliefi  Product Of One Seed-  Nine ounces of dried seed and 1,273  blooms from one -nasturtium seed, is  tbe proud record of Gordon Thomas,  Freedom   From   Asthma.  Asthma   Royston, B.C. Mr. Thosnas saved tha  ^Ti^fS? SSSSfS**^ seed '">*> ^* ������������?������������ J_MV*T?  longed in   its   agonies. -Frequently garden  m   1928,  and  on March   10,  rnany  tangs  arc  tried,  but nothing 1929, it was planted in a, favorable  seems to give hope of relief. Dr. J. D. location on the    south   side    of   his  you have tried other remedies without  success, do not fail to get .at once a  package of this uniformly successful  OH Marriage Contract  Drawn Up By Egyptian Husband and  and Dated 590 B.C.  Marriage contracts were in vogue  among early Egyptians, according to  tablets found in the Nile region by  explorers. The earliest knowss nuptial  contract there dates from 590 B.C.,  the terms of wkicir were drawn by  the husband. It has been translated as  tic ally  to  make   itself,   It is   called  But tlso difficulty has been to keep those admitted on   Caramel pucid-ng,     Hei-e it is:  Caramal Pudding  A Delicious Dessert That Practically  Make's Itself  One of the most delicious desserts  one can. serve, and it i3 one especially  loved by children, can be sad prac-  attentioh and bloomed continuously  until November 11," and grew to s.  height of 14 feet 4 inches.  D  eaf Hear Again  Through New Aid  follows: *fS%ce &od wiileth^thaVwe  should unite one with the other in  righteous wedlock, after the manner  of every free man and every wise  woman, therefore I have given thee  four dollars in gold as a bridal gift.  And for my part I will not neglect  thee. Neither shall I put thee forth  without a cause, having legal ground.  But should I wish to put then forth,  I will pay 17 dollars for the matter."  Earpiece No 'Bigger Than Dime  Wins Enthusiastic Fallowing   '  Ten-Dar Free  Trial   Offer  After twenty-Eve years _������vot������d *xc!;ustvel>  to tho in������,nufacture: of BcIentlBc tiea-tng-  alds, tho Canadian Acoustlcon Ltd., Dept.  204c. 45 Rlchraond St, West, Toronto. Ont.,  has Just perfected a. new model Acouaticon  that represents Che greatest advance yet  made Jn the re-creation of hearing tor the  deal. This latest A<coustlcon Is featured  hy a-'ttny earpiece no bigger than a tilme.  TbrouEth this device, sounds are clearly  suid distinctly transmitted to subnormal  cars -with -w-onderCul heneCt to hearing  and health alike. The makers, offer ass  a.-olutely tree trial for 10 days to any one  person -who aa'ay be Interested, and a  letter will bring one of these remarkable  aids to your home for a. ShorousU ������._._  convincing test. Send them your name  and address today. .  They may toe dumb, but a rabbit  never marries a w'Ideat, and a crow  never ruins its health digging worms  for a bird of paradise.  the land. Many having: but.little capital and meeting with initial cUscourage  ments and difficulties, have flocked to the cities in search of work, witis dire  results to themselves and to the urban communities thereby affected. How to  overcome this problem, made snore acute in recent years by the introduction  on a large scale of labor-saving farm machines, as, for eample, the combined  harvester-thres"her and the motor truck, and the consequent climissatlon of  the need for thousands of farm hands, is still in acute question,  It is now suggested that immigrat'on should be left to tl.e Provinces  rather than continue aa osse of tho major functions of the Federal Government, and that each Province should decide who, and bow -many, to admit  in any one year. But hero another difficulty preacsits itself, Provincial requirements and polic'es may be far from smiforns. One Province may adopt  a policy amount'ng alsnost to exclusion, while another Is much more Jax in  Its policy governing immigration. But once an imm'grant is admitted into  Canada by any ono Province, there ia no power to prevent such immigrant  from snoving to another part of tho Dominion' There must of ssccqssity be  some underatand'tig reached by tho Provinces if any effective restriction a  are to bo imposed by them., if the present plan of a central Dominion control  is superseded.  Tho whole problem is oise calling for the most careful Investigation and  study. It involves not only economic questions, but soo'al, racial, religious.  , and other questions, each and every ono presenting difficulties in tho way of  arriving at common understandingr*. It So a question  that calls for tho  exercise of patience, goortwUH, co-operation,  ftmm^*m^*mM^^m*^*mit^^*m^**m^**mm*mm*wm*m*Mmmmm������0am+mnmti\f ������������������a������MjM������jpj������������<������������������^ ���������a������aMa_wi������wiwi-iaWaw������������>i������ia.������ww  Game gfeinctnury Closed ������    Poralnu Bain. Is irresistibly appoal-  _,.     _,.   ,      _, ������_--._,,,-.������..   _.,���������������������������.  i"r-i"   to  all  women   wiho   apprcc'ate  Tho Thelon Game Sanctuary, cast  ch;rm am, e]o|jance.    It;a TlVQ icoopn  of  Great  Slavo   Lake,  consisting  of the    complexion    always    clear   and  35,000 square mllJefl, has boon closed beautiful. Tonic in offfoct, Stl.mulat.eJi  to both native and white hunter., in th������  skin  and makes  3t wonderfully  . .,,. 4U_ . _-,.,._._.��������������� ,._���������,t aoft-tG-x Lured,   floftenft   and   whiten a  order to protect tho last known herd th_ ]mnd!|> Pol.aiiim EaIm ,a cqtmlly <n_  of Musk oxen, which aro ea d to num-  valuable to man na nn c^ocllent hair  "Place an ussopeaied can of Borden's  Eagle Brand Condensed Milk in a  kettle of boiling water and simmer  for two and a half hours, "being-1 careful not to let the kettle boil dry. Remove can, cool and chill. Remove top  top of can, eutt'ng along the side of  can ��������� not the top ��������� ao that the contents may be removed whole; place  on a serving dEsh. and garnish, with  broken ssut meats, and whipped  cream. To serve mdividually, cut in  slices, garnish^ wLtlx nut meats, and  whipped cream���������or use plain unsweetened cream, with or without  garnish."  B.C. Telephones  Of  bor around 2R0. and have their liabl'  1;k*  w)!*h!iw tbPwi nr������������n���������  flxatlvo and cooling   shaving   lotion  "Bplonclid  also to protect the tender  akin oi iiJu) cl.il il.  Improviirnfrnt     and     Kxtoufilon  Service la INotMl  Wlthiis two mo-ntba by tho use of a  now B.CJ. telophono all oablo route,  Vuncouvor and Victoria w 11 bo connected by an ' additional 313 wpecoh  olmnnela. Two direct tolophono services win be In optcatlon between  Vancouver and Calgary this spring.  Before tho end iOf this year tho  wholo off British Columb'a lying to  tho south of tlso O.F.R.' wa'n Hno will  be linked with Hugh ffr.arto telephone  communication, extending from tlso  Orow'p JNToHh to Vancouver and Victoria.  Ontario dolcfi ]\Iliia<i  The output frosn tlso gold mines of  Ontnrtes ior tli-o montfis of December  lafit, at {jsaa.SBilMO^t allowed a gain oi:  .���������p-iari.iJDri  compared   with   November,  p Tlio H^iircs aro from, tlso Do par tm ont  t>C Mlssefi,  :K^EX"^������Ste  Mlmmfn���������Tls������ tTlriMst Wlilto IJulm^ii'l  Kwcot and p.alataMo. Mother  Gravoa"  Worns  HJxtorm'nator is ac-  ceptablo,to children, and It does Ito  work Hiu-oly and ps*omptly,  Bootbovon was only lli yoara old  wlh on bo becamift organlflt In is church  at Bonn, Go.-mm.isy,  JW& e d I e &������������������&  Soma follco talco paJn for RpantedV  Tlsey lot a cold "run its courflo,"  They wait for their hendachoa to ,'wea. ofT.'l  If BufforhsR from nouralKta or from nGurIt3������i,  thoy rely on feeling bettor in tho morninu.  Meantime,   they  ouffo.   unnoccRsary   pain.  ynneceaBary. hoca-uso'there ia an antidote.  Aspirin tablets always offer Jmmfldiato relief  troan various aches and pains wo once hud ten  onduro. If pain poraiate, conault your doctor  no to its cuuho.  fiovo youwolf n lot of pain and discomfort  through tho many proven uses of Afiplrhs,  Anpirln ta aa/., Aiwnyw tha name- All aruje*  Mtores with complete dfrectionw.  W.   N,    "IF.    1824  UiiuHtmotilior   Know  Mlnaril rH,  Shu.   UJutid  fNAOKMAHKlUaa, THE   BEVIEW, "C^STOt*.   B.  &  KG CHANGE M  -������    VMalaU. *%*.<>_        -ar_k       ������m     ~aT  .   ;  IUT. JLlAl' feVJ^Mf  *     ..."*��������� _���������_���������', ..,i'  "Winnipeg.I��������� Shadow './' o������j- falling;  ���������wheat prices; still hsirig , ornlnously  over the Winnipeg: market, undissi-  pated by prairie governments'1 declaration of financial support for the  wheat pools. Meanwhile, thousands of  western farmers awaited the end of a  seriod of drastic price reductions  eharacterized by pool officials as unwarranted by basic supply and de-  fanand conditions.  Resources of Manitoba, - Saskatchewan and Alberta stood pledged as  guarantees for tbe 15 per cent, margin demanded by Canad an banks on  loans to thi co-operatives���������but wheat  values slipped downward more than a  eent and a half per bushel.  On the cash market, No. 1 North-  ve_u was quoted at 51.20%, more man,  four cents below last-year's figure-rend the world crop this year is estimated at 533,000,000 bushels less  than that of .19:28���������and 132,000,000  bushels less than the five-year average from 1924 to 1928.  Already $1 per bushel has been paid  out to members of the prairie Wheat  Pools, and values had been generally  regarded as approaching closer than  ever before to the 15 per cent, protective margin above loans. .It is  pointed out, however, that the^ $1-  per bushel payment in no way can  be considered the Pools' indebtedness  to the banks. Under the Pools'  financing system, bank loans are reduced automatically as sales are executed.  Had the western governments not  come to the aid of the co-operative  ���������and had the market been depressed  to "substanially lower levels" ��������� the  Pools would have been forced to  liquidate a part ������of their holdings on  .markets already depressed, according  to a statement fey George Mclvor,  general salesmanager of the Canadian  Wheat Pool. This, be points.out, would  have had disastrous consequences,  not. only;.!'(to;^'weateru|,i..faiTOers m .but  ' to the busmess^  .������ountry.>-'.: ���������:---',::I;T:>.. ".:������������������:���������:'���������.:;-���������:':;"- -' ;':7-;'."  "It was With a view of avoiding  such a catastrbphe: in the - event of  a further :drast������c break in the market that the Pools requested aitd  received immediately the support of  the governments of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta," Mr. Mclvor  explained. *  ���������"The three* provinc'al governments  accordingly forwarded a letter to the  chairman of the banks' lend'ng committee, agreeing tov guarantee their  respective provincial Pool's share of  the Canadian Pool's margin.    ,  "Uncertainty arisissg out of the  stock market crash.and the probe  brought to the Investing public a loss  of confidence which In turn depressed  the Canadian graitt markets during  the past few weeks," Mr. Mclvor  mentioned.  ���������"As a result of these conditiong,"  lie stated, "grain in volume out off  all proportion to������������������: the present actual  demand has been offered on, our commodity markets, which, has naturally  brought about la drastic reduction in  prices not warranted by basic supply  and demand cossditlons."  No alteration in Pool policy will  ro sul t from the governments' ac fc according to Mr. Mclvor. Ho emphasized that tho Fool-would make no attempt whatever to hold up wheat  Hales when there was a demand for  tho actual wheat, but would continuo  to offer wheat for sale whenever thoro  was a demand from domestic mills or  fos'e'gn buyers aud would refrain  from .offering tn Use absnoco of do-  maud or on.dep-CBM-d markets.  Attempted Assassination  New President Of Mexico Is Wounded  -In the Jaw  Mex'cq City.���������Pazcual Ortiz Ruble-,  new president of Mexico, was wounded in the jaw by a would-be assassin  who .fired on him a few hours after  he had been sworn in as chief executive.     :-��������� .  VJ" ,   -.(-^'..".l   ,.  ; It was.', announced at the -h~>spttalv  that the president's condition was not  serious. The bullet wasremoved.  " Six shots were fired. Two other  members of tise president's party  were struck, the president's wife being grazed by a bullet and his little  niece, Opelia Ortega, susta'ned a  slight wound. A bystander was also  hit.  r������n-_, ���������,.._-e������._,_,j- __.  _.____,������. a  *_W    C*OK7Ch.ftaU_l l     Vtf<l_>    Cfc-.&i3ivw^1U.  Broken glass from the automobile  windshield showered tbe rest of the  party which included a chauffeur, the  president's secretary and the pres'-  dent's sister-in-law, Senora Ortega,  whose daughter was hurt-  Motor  cycle  police  pounced  upon  NAVAL CONFiSRJBNCE OFfrlCAI*  th*  national palace. The prisoner gave  his name as Miguel Flores, aged 22.  He acknowledged that he was an adherent of Jose Vosconcelos, candidate  ot the anti-reelectionlst. party .who  was defeated by Oritz fftubHo for the  presidency.  Proposed Brand, lines  C.P.K. ,WiU  Have Five Bills Before  A 4*    "^-Taw-"-    ���������_je_o_a_j_-_T-.  Sir Maurice Hankey, who was  elected secretary-treasurer of the naval conference in London, England.  Commisskiier's Body  Cremated In Esglasi  Heavy Mail Carried By Air  Figures For Last -Tear Show 4S5,I6S  Pouuttds Hanfiled  . Ottawa, Ont. ��������� A total of 435,163  pounds of poista! matter wsa flown  over the various air mall routes operated during 1928*, according to figures  compiled by the post office department. These figures, It 5s pointed out,  may be amended in an upward direction when snore complete infos'ination  is available here.  From Sioux Lookout to Narrow  Lake, in Northern Ontario, and return, the amount of mail carried was  greater than - that transported .,over  any other single route. The poundage  over this route was 83,.404L The Mon-  treal-Rimouski fcoute, operated for  only Severn -months of the -year, came  second, with .63 6-72* "^o-undsL. On the  t^p made from Edmonton to������ Aklavik,  with, stops,; ��������� at ".many ���������' irttexmediate  points,, toe weight of snail carried:was  16,770 pounds. r.  .  * Figures show that the air mail is  used most in out of the way places  where far greater weights are carried  than oyer the well established daily  services lis districts Where the gain in  time is not so significant.  Private Ceremony Attended By Hois.  J. L. Ralston  London, England.���������-The body of  Hon. P. C. Larkin, Canada's high  comm'ssioner in London, who died  suddenly on Feb. 4, was cremated privately at Golders Green..  Col. the Hon. J. L. Ralston, Canadian Minister of National Defence,  was one of" the small group attending.  Eight years almost to the day from  the date of Mr. Larkin's entrance to  the "high, corxunissioner's office a memorial service was held at Christ  Church, Lancaster Gate, adjoining the .  Larkin residence. The Bishop of Ken-  singtgn conducted the service.  When Canada House was opened by  His Majesty a few years ago, a new  register for visitors was installed. The  first entry reads: ."Peter Larkin, Tor-  ont6,'r and lis the column where the  visitors record the probable length of  tfieir stay in London: appears the word  "irjdefiriste" in Mr. .Larkin's handwriting. ;.  Ottawa. ��������� The Canadian Pacific  Railway; will have five bills for branch  lines' before parliament this session.  The "bills provide for the construction  of app_03E_s_atsly, 16������ miles of lines  distributed!:among three provinces ���������  Alberta,: Saskatchewan, and Quebec.  These, are as follows:  -from a point on the Taber subdivision of the C.P.R. near Tempest,  Alberta, southwest for approximately  ten miles.  From Dunelra, Saskatchewan, on  the Swift Current southeasterly  branch of the C.P.R;, southwesterly  for a distance of about 50 miles.  From Duval, Sssk., on the Pheasant Hills branch easterly for a distance of some 30 miles.  From a, point in townships .46 or  47 east of Glenrose, Sask., in an easterly drection to Shellbrook.  The fifth line is a short one in the  parish, of He Perrot, Vaudreuil County, .Quebec.  The-' bills will ask foir authority to  issue securities in respect to these  lines to" an amount not exceeding  I50..0QO a ���������___!&,  Uid Age Tensions  S_,_50 Persons Now1 Kteceiving Gov-  ernxssent Pensions In  Canada  Ottawa,���������-There ���������were 34,450 persons in Canada receiving old age pensions on December 31, 1929, according  to department of labor figures issued  recently.  It was pointed out that these pensioners do not include aged persons  from the provinces of Quebec, Nova  WILL ADVOCAT!  REDUCTION OF  MILITARY FO^C^  v jL^onaoiiy icngiasidi-r-r Art snternatioE-  'al disarrnament ' confei������nce>' 'dea-Lag.;;-!  with land as weE a_w.sea forces after  the five-power conference hW been  completed, was pxedicted by Premier  MacDonald.     ^  The PriEae Mfnister, replying to a  question as to whether he would consider calling a conference of the great  powers with a, view to a reduction of  military 'forces, pointed out that the  <]l--_~.n-.~_������.    -������_._.1~1_-_,       t_-T..JI ..    1__J  _i__Tfc" an rw a a ai a.   ������va.������_..w__4_i-,-    &_KOmaA^a__l^     Ji t* t r ��������� 1  forces, had been under careful consideration by the League of Nations  for some time.  "I hope that at the conclusion of  the" live-power conference a further  meeting of the preparatory commission on disarmament will be held  which, will enabls th& nestt assei_ib������y  of the leaguer to arrange for suisimon-  mg an international dssarsziansent  conference," he sa'd.  Also-ition of submarines will be favored "by Great Britain: at a public  plenary session of the naval disarra-  ssisSv conferencs wb i c<������. will be bvld  next week.  The highest authority stated that.  Great Britain, the TJn'ted States, and  Japan expected to reach, a tentative  agreement within, a few days for reduction of capital or battleships contained in those "countries9 navies.  This source stated the "&.&. had submitted definite proposals to'Great Britain and Japan. While the details  were withheld it was understood the  proposed reductions would show^tUie  -������������4 r*1 <-      ���������*- ������-*> w  C������^_������-������i4>.an, "KT*\nv      T>i-i������-  k__,-_4<-������%--.*&������ty <-. 1 .*���������.*** *-*J- V  Edward Island, which have not yet  adopted the old age pens'on scneme.  Ontario leads in number of pensioners with 19,300; Manitoba is next  with 4,891; British Columbia bas 4,~  407; Saskatchewan- 4,335-^Lnd Alber  ta, 1.&17.  ^���������������*4vGfaMa-*K-a-a-'aK������-Ja-������ a-**4*  Wast  Wim  Better Radio Reception  cr  e=  o    i������_.4-e-i_.~'*.s._  ^r-u-O     uacucoiu^p  the Washington conference. It was .  said, however, that the proposed cons-'  promise from the three nations would  be only tentative, the "United States  contending that it was contingent upon the settling: of the cruiser question.  The general problem, of battleships  is being negotiated now between the  delegations of the three? countries.  The general attitude of the three dele-  : gat-ort chiefs is said to bs tba*. tfeeso  acceptance,.  Becrea&e In Sun Spots ShosUd Helikf are p*ogpects of* rfsadiest  tht^ESadldK-Faj.  Toronto5 .Ont. ������������������ Radio    reception  should improve during the next few  j months, according to the report of W.  Britain Anxious. To Export Potatoes  To. CJanada;vr:"'  - ... _   ,���������. , _. .��������� _������������������.��������� ...  London,- EngJLancl.~Potatb growers   "__.��������� Harper, Victoria, retiring president  in the  British "Tsles,  particularly in  of the Royal Astronomical Society of  pttResiove^  Menaber "For* West Lambtoss To Move  Reply To Speech From Throne  *'* ^' 'A.t Ottatva'"  Ottawa.���������It was "announced from  the office of the prime minister that  the motion for an address in reply to  the speech from tho Throne, at the  opening of the Dominion Parliament,  W-'II be moved by Ross W. Gray; Lib-r  es*al member for West Lambton. The  seconder will be Vincent "Dupiua, Lib*  cral member for Laprairte-Napler-  ,vllle. ..-.  Both the mover and seconder are  comparatively new membera of the  House of Commons, Mr. Gray, who  succeeded W. T. Goodison, as representative for West Lambton, sat in  the House last session, Mr. Dupuls is  the sssccessor to tho late Rods Lane-  tot, and will take h's seat for the first  time at tho coming session.  Ireland, are suffering from a market  glut, while the price of potatoes is  high in Canada, a deputation of members of parliament emphas'zed when  they interviewed Rt. Hon. Noel Buxton, Minister * of Agriculture. They  asked the government to endeavor to  induce the Canadian Goverenment *to  lift. the>embargo agaJnst import of  British potatoes to Canada.     -  Canada, which was read at the annual  "at home" of that organization here.  Mr. Harper based his assertion regarding radio recept* on on the fact  that it is,poorest when sun spots are  brightest.  H. R. Kingston, London, was elected president of the society, and J.  S.-Plaskety, Victoria, was chosen honorary president.  Receives Air Speed Trophy  tiwat       Iti'lfinlis      UocomoH      Flrwt  PoHHewor ���������   Ci������f '  TIil������     Awsird  Wanhln.'jton,    I>,C    -    Sir ' Egmo  Howard, tho n^ritinh ambnBHUilor, received tho L. IS. Thompson trophy, tlio  Mymbol of .speed suprosssacy in the air,  from Senator Hiram Bingham, of  Oonncotlcut, preaklont of the National  Aeronautic Afifloc!atIoss.  Groat Britain becomcH first poHflosH-  ov of the award through Squadross  Ijaador A. H. Oi-lobar'H feat of ������peod-  ingaf-ft.faS ssillOH on hour )n last fall's  ficilsneldei.'cup raqQ.   ,,,   '; i:   ���������  awl .mimini.naww_^w^wuwwww  Elected By Acclamation  Mon.   V.   A. Orarar Will  Rnnroac.it  Ilitamlon In House Of,Comwions  Brasidon, Man.���������Hon, T. A. Crerar,  Minister of Railways and Canals in  tho Federal Cabinet, has been elected  by acclamation as member for Brandon in the Houbq of Commons.  Mr. Cs'orar, formerly pros.'dont of  tlio XJnltod Grain G-owors, Limited,  fluccoodss. Hon; Robor _ ForUe an member for Brandoss. -  Mr, "Forko retired from tho Hou������o  and wao appointed to the Senate.  ii*������m-ii������iiwi4i������i������>������iiiiiiiiMw>i������"  'W.    N.    tT.    Ifl24  Ratlin llrandaiHtliiiY lllll  Ottawa, Ont.���������The bill on radio  broadcasting wbloh will 'b������ presented  td. Parliament will follow very closely  tlio rpcommondations of the royal  oomisuaalon on broadcautlng. Hon. P.  J. Oardlnv Mlnlstor , of Marlise- nsscV  Flahories, who������������i department hnn mi-  norvlHion ovas* broadcasting, oonurm-  ed tbilu recently.  ment between any two.  .'"*. The British capital ship total now  Stands at 20. The United 3tates "has  18 of the big ships and the Japanese  ten. These limits (- -were set by the  Washington conference, Members of  the French delegation expressed their  approval of the proposed agreement  and said they would be in accord with  any such development.  Manitoba Telephones  six  ex-  Govornxnent May  Spend  About  Million Dollars On System  I_xp������nslon  Winn'peg.���������Plans for   capital  penditure of about six million dollars  In providing a 10-storey ofHce build*  ing and a great system, expa-islon  during tise next thre������_ years by tho  Manitoba.   Telephone    System . wcro  contained in the annual report of the  systein, subm"tted to the legislature'  by How. W. J.  Major, attorney-general and minister of telephones.  Proposed extensions include installation of the service into the mining  districts of northern Manitoba, where  already a great part of the work has  been completed.  "An accumulated deficit of over  $884,000 in 1021 had been entirely  wiped out, according- to the report,  and irs Its place there was a surplus of $155,325. Total revenue for  1020 was given at J|.*3,8dO,7C4.09 and  not earnings $281,1*00.50.  ' "Resigns Am Liberal "Lender  "Edmonton.-���������An forecast by pr^ww"  rumos's, Captain Joseph T. Shaw, provincial Liberal leader and provincial  Liberal member for Bow Valley, on  Wednesday nf temoass in tho'' lnglsla-  ,lture announced his resignation "aa  E leader of Use provincial party. Ho  will, however; continue an House leader of the party until the- cn.d of tM  Little Lady Diga Igloo  She has dug herself a snow cavo 'j'twt outside tho Chateau Frontcnaoy  and Hh������ expects to have tho time of her Hfo at tho Winter lea Pageant at  Quebec City this month. Not that there will b<s anything thoro to compare with hot own Igloo���������-not ovoss tho Chateau Frontonac Itself���������in hor  opinion, and fnitcy seating, oki-jumplng and joring, snow-flboolug, dog-mush-  isig swid all Uio varied winter opart amunomenta that .lack Btrathdce,  director of tho Pajjennt, will Invent, do not stack up onchtwo-lhrea with  this real honpst-to-jyoodnftBH Uomo In, tho snow. Which jrooB to prove that  there aro attraotlonB for all tautoa ai tho Putfoant and no-ono will go away  uuiatUitlud. , ���������   ���������  present legislative* eesslon.  Winn T.vg Darby  ��������� Ottawa, Ont.���������Plli-sHahing tho 100-  mlle ovent with a total olapaod time  of eight hours, 13 minutes and 23 mc*  onds, IQmll St, CSatiard. of tha Vmf  Man., won tbe first annual Ottawa to-  tornational dog derby hero.  Tlso prloon population of tlio \Wmm>  od Stato/i lu a tittle over 00.000. THE  C-HSSTOIi  BBTIB'W  A truck came  in  ���������i*iTB������g  jtlgt  I and mght that thou mayst observe  to do according to all that is written therein; for then thou shalt  make thy way prosperous and  then thou shalt have good suc-  ces-.." Every truly successful  career has been guided by the  principles laid down In the word  had  crashed  A touring car  into a telephone pole a mile  south of the New Westminster  bridge, smashing the pole and  tearing down two Vaneouver-  Ladner telephone circuits. A  telephone repairman was soon  on the scene, but a real problem confronted him. The broken pole would not bear his  weight, and the .wires were  dangling in mid-air f far beyond  his reach.  Luckily, just as he was wondering what to do, a telephone  truck, carrying a three=ton  cable reel, came along. The  truck was backed under the  wires, and climbing on top of  the cable reel, the repairman  was able to reach the broken  lines and mend them.  Kootenay Telephone Go.  LIMITED  THE CRESTON REVIEW  Issued every Friday at Creston, B.C.  Subscription:" $2.50 a year in advance;  33.00 to U.S. points.  C. F. HAYES, Editor and Owner.  CRESTON,   B.C.,   FRIDAY, FEB 14  DCi|fi   YA1I3    DI01C  noty   i unit   or  of God.   Violation   of these,   or  ignorance of these principles lies  at the root of the ruin of individuals, of communities of societies,  of churches, of nations.   The old  world   perished through   disobe-  diellee.   The strength of weakness  of kingdoms may be ascertained  by examination of the warp and  woof.   If these have the strong  word of God the nation is strong  and   fearless.   Our   late beloved  Queen Victoria was  once asked  the secret of Britain's greatness.  In  replv   she   said,   pointing to  the Bible, "That is the secret of  Britain's greatness."  That mighty current, time, is  carrying us all forward into new  circumstances and conditions.  But not into ways that have  been trodden. Others have gone.  We but follow. A faithful record  is kept of where they went and  how they fared. Ours will not be  different." "Say/' say Scriptures,  "to the righteous that shall be well  with him." But they also say,  "Say to the wicked that it shall  be ill with him." A .careful look  into t e word of God will show  the wicked how he may be forgiven his wickedness, and his feet  turned rHo the   paths   of   right-  ure. It is one of the most singular books in the world, for every  time you open it some old text that  you have read a. seor^ of times  suddenly bjeams with a newineaia-  ing. There is no other book that  I know of, of which this is true;  there is no other book that "yields  its meaning ; so personally, that  seems to fit itself so intimately to  the very spirit that is seeking its  guidance/ V (Woodrow Wilson)  "The Bible is always a new  book to those who know it best."  (Chalmers). ;     ;  Read and enjoy the pleasure  ureand tjtie(|p|ofit. Gather the  strength and tn������ wisdon. Use it  as the sword of the spirit with  which to fight the adversary of  our race. As the light to guide  into the way of faith. It sheds  light from the cradle to the grave  and beyond it&. Read it with a  simple prayer for the Spirit's illumination.  "The Point of "View*"* is the title of a  lecture to be given on Friday evening  next,. 21st, in Trinity Church, by Mrs.  Evah McKowan of Cranbrooka the -well  1~������i^mm   TO: f*     ������a������������"K ���������.v*Aoca      ������a*~'-i'     n    *ltti������av!i������>Ai*  _._.^^w...    __.^^������    ...."_._.������__>..,     _._!._     M     MwMp������..w.  of Mr. and Mrs. G. Cartwright of Ericfc������-  son. Mrs. McKowan baa given this address at Fernie, Cranbrook, Kimberley  and other towns and her effort is very  highly spoken of by the press. She appears under the auspices of Trinity Ladies' Aid, and during the evening musical  numbers wsii be given.  A wedding o! great interest to the  people of Creston was announced at the  first of the week, having taken place In  New York early in February when Louise,  eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. S-  Bevan, was united in marriage with Fred  Bolton of that city, and formerly cashier  at the Creston branch of the Imperial  Bank, who about four years ago removed  to New York to take a position in a large  financial house. After graduating from  the Norma! School, and teaching for a  term at Kitchener, the bride also became  u resident of the same city., where afc^  was on the staff of the Chase National  Bank. Mr. and Mrs. Bolton both enjoyed a well de-erved popularity here  and everyone will extend heartiest congratulations. They will reside in New  York city.  TENDERS  POSTS  FOR   POLES AND  AT g-US^SSGATE  Sealed tenders will be received by the  j District Forester, Nelson, up till noon on  j February 22,1930, for the purchase of  641 split 8 ft. posts, 760 round 8 ft. posts  and 11& poles 22' to 26% under seizure in  the yards at Kingsgate.  Full particulars of the District For-  o*������t_"T Nelson.  The highest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  F. H. JACKSON  REAL ESTATE  Listings solicited!.  CRESTON,    B.C.  "Holy Bible, book divine, precious treasure thou art mine;  not [ Mine to tell me whence I  came;   mine  to tell me what I am.  '"Mine to chide she  when I rove;   .nine  to show a Saviour's love.  Mine thou art;   me to guide and guard;  mine to punish or reward.  "Mine to comfort in di3tres3, suffering in  thi������ wilderness;  Mine to show by living faith,   man can  triumph over death."  "Mine to tell of Joys to come, and the  rebel sinners'' doom.  O thou holy book divine, precious treasure thou art mine."  1  T_ru_.+  ������T uav  v>uuuu> n������    nwuiu  Frances Handley Buried  CONTRIBUTED  The Creston Valley Ministerial  Association appreciates very highly the kindness of the editor of  the Review in putting at our dis  posal, once a month, this editorial  space.    By this means, we believe,  we can be of more service to our  individual congregations and hope  to render some useful  service to  the public  generally.    We have  this motive:   "Do all the good  we can, to all the people we can,  in every way we can, everywhere  we can, and as long as we can."  Our first attempt would be by  way of suggestion.   That   along  the most profitable lines.   Read  the Bible.   Read it in  your own  language, and as frequently and  as systematically as possible.    In  so doing you will find rich " stores  of both pleasure" and profit.   All  parts of Scripture are not equally  interesting.     There   are     green  spots;   oh these the people of God  have found nourishment and rest  and freedom from care and fear.  The simplest mind can grasp sufficient eternal truth  to save the  soul.   Not only so but grow to be  strong in every virtue.   Read the  Bible to grow into the knowledge  and image of Jesus Christ.   In  Scripture we behold his glory, and  as we behold we are changed from  the    image of the sinful, falTen  man into the image of the New  man.  Some there are who do not care  to read the Bible because they  think it is against them. A moment's reflection will show the  absurdity of this assumption.  Even sinful man will not raise  a danger signal if he wants to deceive. "Rather he will declare a  ���������^ clear const.' God, in the  Scriptures, declares dahger where  danger is. He willeth not  that any nhould perish. Therefore He warns and entreats. The  Bible ifl, because God is. against  Hin;   but for us.  To be sure of a flucccsuful ccmrac  through life the advice that God  gave to JoBhua Hhould be followed.  '���������Thiw book of the law shall not  depart out of thy mouth; but  thou whiilt meditate therein day i  f_uu.-i.-cas:  come into the soul of many a man  i if he knew that all his haunting  1 sins were forgiven. A look into  the word might bring that message. Millions have found that  comfort, and along with it the  secret of being kept by the power  of God.  life with us all is bound to be  of uneven tenor.   Youths experience wili differ from that of maturity.   The character of the young  will give strength and color to the  aged.   The boy is the father of  the man.   As the boy is,  as the  girl is, so will  the man, and the  woman be.    If these are moulded  as were the lives of Samuel and  Timothy   by   the word   of   God  from   their   youth   what strong,  beautiful characters they will be.  Boys and girls who read this read  the Bible.   Men and women who  read this read the Bible.   One of  the presidents of the United States  was once asked what he was reading.   His reply was, "I am profitably engaged in reading the Bible.  Take all of this book on reason  that you can and the balance on  faith and you will live and -die a  better man."  "I am sorry for the rnen who  do not read the Bible every day,  I wonder why they deprive themselves of the strength and  pleas-  The funeral of the late Frances Hand-  ley, whose death  occurred on February  6th, at the home of her parents at Erickson, took place on Saturday from   the  family residence with Rev. Tt.  E. Cribb  officiating and Perley Putnam, Edward  Clark, Stanley Sanford, "Walter Dodds,  Edward Martin and Stewart Penson acting as pallbearers, Interment was in Creston cemetery, and the large attendance at  the funeral |and the floral tributes be-  spoks the high estetem in which the family is held.   Deceased was in her sixteenth  year,     and  with     her    parents.    Mr.  and Mrs. J. W. Handley, came to Erickson to reside   in 1919, from Blairmore.  In addition to her parents she is survived  by one sister  and   three  brothers, who  will have the sympathy of all in their  trying bereavment.  Amongst those sending floral, remem-  berances were Mr. and Mrs. Gilroy, Bell-  vue, Alberta; J. R.Harrison and family,  Michel; Mr. and Mrs. Moore and Emma,  Mr. and Mrs, 3. C. Anderson and family,  and Mr. and Mrs. H. Pinkney, all of  Blairmore, Alberta; Family, Division 1  of Erickson school, Trinity United Church  Sunday School, Trinity United Church  Ladies' Aid, Miss Jessie "White, Hubs, and  Lloyd, Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Carr, Mr. and  Mrs. J. W. Truscott, Mr. Mrs. Geo.  Johnson, Mr. Mrs. S. A. Speers, and  Mr. and Mrs W. Harrison, Blairmore,  Two Hundred  r bBibiL  SPDIDDI CDC  units tSLCnd  while they hist,  7_F  for    c.  VfaaB       u^m ^u aVfjp aUH    u^  __a_at     __Mh_S_.    *^bk_    WMl  # MAWSON  OKESTON  Local and Personal  C. W. Allan��������� who recently retired as  manager of the Imperial Bank, has decided to open out in the real estate and fire  insurance line, and at present has the  carpenters at work on an office 16 x 24,  fe&t on the lot about opposite the Premier garage.  The presbytery of Kootenay of the  Presbyterian Church will meet in " Cranbrook on February 18th. At this meeting representatives from nil parts of  southeastern B.C. will bo pre&ent. Rev.  P. McNabb and M. J. Boyd will repres-  ent Creston.  "It. G. Harris, had a very Buccesefiij,  ealo of his household effects rnt tho ranch  on Tuesday, and with Mrs. Harris loft  yesterday Cor Lethbrid������������, Alberta, where  they will reside In future. W. J. Truscott hntidlcd the nalo and aceured vory  attractive prices for everything offered.  Ron. Stewart waa a visitor nt Wasn at  Monday, whero ho officiated ne best mnn  At the wedding of his brother. Hector,  who was united In marriage that day  with Mlaa Helen Knowlea of Wasn. Tho  young couwle aro expected back this  week, and will realde on the former  Churchill ranch at AHco Siding.  Tho final pmo in tho Imperial Bank  aup curling competition was played off  on Friday night, when tlio Joyco rink,  nldppod by C, II. Hnra, won over tlso  Boyd rink, which watt In charge of II.  Chandler, Unlenonomo moro real cold  wenthor comes, nloiig It looks ton If tlso  eiurlora nr������ through for thin nonuon.  co**������js������  Cy   CLOfMEi  </ailotwd-io^ieasure  Watch sor our Special  Announcement  Next  S. A_ SPEERS  4  j  ^^Al^r^-^R: \ 'AN;;  ClltSTEKCONICliN  '^^f^u^imwmi'^'fur^J  She couldn't help loving him. Dashing, impetuous,  lovable. A Princeton man with all the Princeton  ideals. A youth with all of youth's weakness  and charm. She helped him grow and then she  discovered the secret of his parentage. A touching, appealing story of father love set in the  beautiful Princeton campus.  M - G - M News Two-Reel Comedy  -1  4  ���������r^FlOXeu IS WOFtll  Printing Well  We offer you for the production  of your Printing requirements, our  many years' experience, plus an  up-to-date equipped plant, with  prompt service and right prices,  At least get our prices before  buying from an out-of-town order  taker.     Prices "by telephone on  standard lines of Printing.  DlCTiiU      PC if BIT  KL&iUPB     BtlLWIlL  COMMERCIAL  PRINTING   DEFT. '���������*:  >THEii^;S.i6H vifcE viEny  2  i yifi^.fn>.(|,.,.|(,.y)rTi T .v.aja-yjp'ir.ar-y vaF-^-a#-^-y*sr-w*y '.���������������-���������������-"������?*��������������������� rfifrt't  I  ���������  -���������  ������  WIRE YOUR HOUSE  the West 1 nsrhou se Plan  All work guaranteed tp pass Government inspection.  Neat and Serviceable  1/Vork at  Standardized Electrician Rates I  ���������  <  ��������� ���������  Ebb A-������e     S   E 811  /��������������������������� WESTINGHOUSE DEALER  Electric Supplies and Fixtures.   .    Kadios, Badiolas.  **mtm^m^^kmmbnmmj*^at^MmmMMi**i*������44m**+**m������imm*  .--A.A.A>.^rA.*.-A.--f.|.14,^.-.a..A.i,���������Jl,4rf^.AtA.  _   _  _    _ i  As the prospects are goodfor a large crop of Apples this  year we advise growers to place their orders for  immediate   delivery     We   will   assist  them   in  carrying these boxes by giving a special discount  for  all  orders   for   delivery   before   April   1st.  1  CHAS, O, RODG  Qumiii  ���������E3  ess  Giveius^aicall. ���������   We- ar^-haj_a^nj?" the:MAPl,E liSAF  ^ -'-r^-^ jifiorfj^.'-' '.SlBtbiHEs, ���������. '^feT^AiW^^s^-''' Com, Craekgdi  Corn* Wheat,i^OafSj Cr^shM Oats. Oat Chop  Barley Chap, and everything else in this line.  Maple Leaf, Robin Hood and  Royal Household Flour  Prices are right.        Try us once and be convinced.  H.   S-   SVScCREAT  Sole agent for GALT COAL.  IFOR SALE���������Team orchard (extension  disc, ' reversible-^outhrbw -or ssnthrow.j  Also two sections spring tooth harrow.  Cheap for cash.'" Bert BofFeyf Creston.  The Presbyterian ''Ladi,'6s, 'Aur^'lary remind q! their "St.* "Valentfge t^^tlr'sale  of home cooking^ amd"-.^ndy,. '* at'-Mrt?.:  HendersosS's Saturday aft*rribo*n, 15th,  from 3 to 5.80. iowaicfraliare, -welcome.  At the "February session of the village  council the high coat of living for those  who pay poll tax was substantially reduced, when this tax: was cut from $5 to  $4. In 1929 -poll tax collection's were  |196. -,.,-t,- '���������������������������  The ranch of the late J. T. El-tone  (Gibbs place), has "been sold by the official administrat.r to W. B. Martin, local  C.P.R. ssgeht, who lolans an enlargement  of the residence before taking  possession  some time in Aprs!. '  Manager C. Hamilton reports that the  weather this week has been frosty enough  to provide sk ting and that tonight he is  .having,another moccasin dance at the  rink, immediately after skating. Good  mjusfc is being provided."  January, 1930, breaks all records for  motor license plates issued at Creston,  with a showing of 119 and accounting  for a cash intake of $2347. Last January  l09 license plates went out for an income  of $2011. This represents a gain of about  $3S6. ���������������������������&���������'���������������������������; \  Creston Transfer; are "booking orders  for delivery from a carload of egg coal  which is due in a few days. This coal  c omes in a unif orm size of lumps about  the size of > our fist and is priced at $9 a  ton where delivery is taken direct from  the car. '":-i  Seven cases were handled at Creston  police court last month, on which six convictions were secured, and one case dismissed. Of these three were sent to INel"  sen jaili one sentenced tc six dsys in  Creston lockup; ope fined, and one let  go on suspended "sentence. Fines and  costs totalled $23.-50.  Page McPhee, one. of the instructors  at the local aviation school, who made  the first airplane "landing in his home  town at Kaslo on February 2nd, "is . reported to have made; the .slight between  Creston and Kasioi-ass. 38 minutes, but  due to contrary .ywjxtfls .,t"fcj.e. return .trip  ..took; atso^E^-o^nvj^s  a,.*. ,,*.--..--*���������*.-*-- A._>-������\.������-.JS..A_V-A.A...',JA. A.-..A.,  Sbs&ssb&B GesssS kWs*������sg&  We have a; ear of Imperial EGG COAL arriving at once. This  is a good hard  Coal screened to size of your fist and  excellent for domestic Ranges and Stoves.   Try a ton and  you will want more.    PRICES: $9.00 per.'tori direct from  carj or $9.50 per ton shed.   .Place your orders at once.  TRANSFER  REG WATSON  ALBERT DAVIES  ���������4  I  4  4  I  4  4  4  I  4  4  4  I  J  1  4  I  4  4  i  '4  4  t  4  ay.aj.ay.y.v'aj������"ay .iiji.au,.aya/.yayay.'ay-ay.yv-V������"yy  '������������������������,y,aJ"yia>lT*T*������'T*w'������,'������,y"������,v������'  Reduced Prices  You can save  upward of  $100 by buying  your new Ford   now.    See   us  if you   are  thinking of getting a new car this spring.  We haves sorhe.very attractive prices on the  model now in stock.    Also, some real buys  in used Cars and Trucks.  Let us give you.an Estinjtate 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  ti-ue and at the shortest notice. '������������������.-.  PRE IVI I El R "G A R AGE  PALMER    &'   MAXWELL  SERVICE ON ANYTHING OP-RATED BY GASOLINE '.. . ..\  El  " "IMC"* 1**1  ���������;*? .:-:3?f  ; Geo. Nickel got sSSk>nSaturday from  Calgary. Alberts,; ,W^re5/;he had been  attending a conferencept'; Representatives  fe.  ��������� ���������Q  SBED  Thrift  :#'���������  .consists in. spending Jess than  ���������yenx earn. ������������������  If by careful economy you can  save money, you have taken a  Long step toward contentment*  We pay interest on Savings bal������  ances   and  shall   welcome your  account. *so  "*_p  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Capital Paid Up $20,000,000  Reserve Fund $20,000^000  Creston Branch - R. J. Forbes, Manager  sa  9  ��������� i  or 65c. and ONE OLD RECORD!  ALL VICTOR  75c* RECORDS  **8"T    "V' **4*,*������g "^^^ 1  Lib  6  as  I  !  to-  The Gonsoiidated Mining &  SmletlngJCompany of Canada, Ltd*  . .I  ing and Refining Department  TRAILa Britfah Columbia  ���������   Smelters and Refiners  Pureheuwra of Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead and Zinc Ores.  Prodiieore of Gold, Silver. Copper, Pij? T_en*ri aiict Emc,  '  ��������� TADANAC BRAND  of ^the Canadian Cotosiizatipn Company  from B.C. and the prairie provinces.  Mr. Nickel states that .plan- are well  along for the company to bring in quite  a number of farmers to British Columbia,  of which the Creston district, particularly  Camp Lister, will receive a full quota,  Mr. "Nickel points'.out' that the, newcomer*? are "being carefully^ selected; and can  be counted on to remain permanently.  On a date to be publishad shortly an  illustrated   lecture entitled, ''The   War  Graves of the Britisls Empire,"  will be  given in the Grand theatre by Col. H. T.  Goodland. deputy controller of the Im-  perialjWar Graves Commissions in France  and|F]anders,   Col,.Goodland:, who  haB  just retired and returned to Canada, has  helped to construct the 2400 B ritish mil-  iiary cemeteries in "France and Belgium.  The story of war graves is one that practically touches each one of us, young and  old, and no man is more able to tell this  story than Col. Goodland, who has visited  every   cemetery   and   seen    practically  every  grave  in   France ��������� and   Belgium.  This cause.deserves the support of all.  The admission to the Ipcture is 50 cents  to adults and, and 25 cents to children;  and the total receipts, leas local expenses'  go to the memorial to be erected  in the  southwest tower of thenew Christ Church  Cathedral, Victoria,  Mew Stores  Wo invite you to inspect our  new stock of  WlGn*& &fsoa&  ffZitlsIser������  Work tiStowG������  i *  and  KHgImcm Ut*������*mH&  Full HtooU, ,  Priced right.  . ���������  H.ir.  CRESTON DRUG 4 BOOK STORE  tbie: rbxall store  GEO. H. __.E3I_I_y  ' *���������.  El  Phono 34  .. -  *  When Your Water Freezes Up  reston  Heating Company  and we will be there!  S. SITEENSTRUP  A. 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S, W, CI/WES/Mm-wi  Biranch-'ji ttS !nvcrs������������sro������ ���������CranbTook enel F-eirrtT;?*..  |������>H^ t������W*i������aW-ffl(tfj������Wf������(������'a������i|>ji|| THE   KEVIBW,   C&E8TOK   B,   C.  Cww-fir  5TB. _L  _A_V__>   _  ^_&.^f  b*or Track Licenses  COD-LIVER,  OIL   \>,  MAOE   KASY  . Canada's Natural Resources  Value   Of. Agriculture   Products   Iss-  erease* Fourfold Irs ILast Twenty  Years.  In address upon "Canada's Natural  Resources and The'r Development," tn  Montreal the other day, G. M. Hutt.  development engineer, Canadian Pacific Railway, pointed out that the  value of agricultural products have  increased fourfold sis the last twenty  years, while that of names and forests  UttVC     UtSttXI  _ _1 - .3  ucuieu,  and developed water power increased  six times times over.  Saskatchewan Government In Making  New "Regulations Has No Desire  To Kasnper the "Farssaer  The Saskatchewan Government isas  ���������decided to place the motor license  branch under the jurisdiction of the  Minister of Highways, "be'ng of the  op'nion that the adm'nistratiott thereof logically oelongs to the Highway  Departrnent. It has been hitherto under the Provincial Secretary. This Intention will be implemented at the  next session of the Legislature.  The Min'sEer of Highvvavs announces that the Government has recons'd-  ered the regulations relative to motor  truck licenses. He points out that by  the reduction of the car license fees  the revenue of the province will be  reduced this yea-" to the extent of approximately $600,000.00. The change  in the truck license fees was inaug-ar-  ated w'th the purpose of assisting In  revenue as well as to insure that  trucks used for commercial pur>oses  wossM pav their share for usage of the  roads of the province. These new regulations were based on the Ontario  regulations,, being on a slightly lower  scale throughout thass the fees charged in Ontario. The new fees are also  lower than those cha-ged in the province of Alberta, and many other  prov'issces and states.  Out  of 250 truck Tcenses already  ! issued this year. SS were registered at  ! the same fee as formerly, asid 25 reg-  I istered for a fee only exceeding last  i year's rate by $2.00 or $3.00. that ia  i 27 per    cent,    of    the    s-egistratlons  | shows   that   no   increase   has   taken  i place and 10 per cent shows an i.n-  | crease of $3.00 or less. It Is also esti-  ] mated that 50 per cent, of those who  Miss Florence Couticr. Bark Lake, t own trucks also own private cars and  Ont., writes:���������"I was  troubled  with ; profit by the $5.00 reduction in  car  my nerves, cou!d not sleep at night, l licenses."  and felt tired all day long.      - |     jt was not the desire of the Sas-  <4A neighbor came in to see me, one j katehewan Government to in any way  morning, and advised rue to take [ hamper   the   farmer   in   the   use   of  trucks by isicreasing license fees materially, in view of resolutions received from some of the municipalities;  however, the Government has investigated and ascertained that approximately 85 per cent, of the trucks are  owned outside of the cities of the province, namely, 16 050 out  of a total  registration of 18,66������- A large number  of   these   are   farm   trucks   used   in  the hauling o������ grain In the fail, and  it was thought that by moving the  one-half yearly license fee from Octo-  \ ber  1st,  as  formerly,  to   September  Price, 50c. a box at   all   -druggists \ ist,   as   under   the  new   regulat'ons,  and dealers, or mailed direct on re- ] this would furnish a one-half yearly  ceipt of price by The T. Mi-burn Co., j license fee for a great number of the  Limited, Toronto, Ont. j farmers. Upon further investigation,    | however, the Government have arriv-  Recomm^ndi-Usss   ' ed at the conclusion that this may hot  meet the situation, and it is anxious  SUNDAY SCHOOL LESSON  mi. mmmsm  '"���������Mm*Soil* oa Beck. Xtec4sr s_14  I_ac_. ������El*sfSt>otha-SalTA* Sret:-fills  9*atah������d oTernithS.'' C. T. Scott.  I!!S������otfa������.S-Sv������"Btop_p-iniiiliB-3_to:  bails (���������Mitwiwurs. _t.������*-d������tisgb;-s.  Calgary Woollen Plant  New PlantFor Manufacture Of  WooSleh Good* Is Announced  Plans announced by W. L. Caldwell  & Co., provide for the erection of a  new plant its Calgary at an approximate oast of $40,000, ior the manufacture of woollen goods. This f3 ex-  FEBRUARY  IS  JESUS   HEALING  ANJ> VBUSVNQ  Golden Text: "Himself took our infirmities, and "bare our diseases." ���������  Matthew 8.17.  Lesson: Matthew 8.1 to 9.34.  Devotional "Reading: Isaiah, 35.3-10.  Explanations and Comments  A Paralytic Cured, 9.1-8.���������From  the eastefn side of the Sea of Galilee,  where He had cured the demon'ac,  Jesus, with Hia disciples, sailed  across to Capernaum, "His own city."  Then came four men bearing a pal-  pected to double the capacity of the sibly a mattress. or merely a blanket,  present plants wheh is now using the As Luke gives the account, they  equivalent off 15,000 fleeces annually, found the way to Jesus blocked, but  It Is thought likely that a second section of the same size wiii be added  later.  ���������W _*jr       ���������>���������%,  A SIMPLE TRSAiiH-i! ������  FUR CHILDREN'S COLDS  _i~ey   liiCilina._<u    a,_i_   ouiti    S5_,.������  the roof, and tore a hole in the roof  large enough to allow them to let  their burden down before the Master.  "Trust in nothing but in Providence  j and your own efforts; never separate  the two.���������IDickens.  EnwCTfei  jBJE^-llJL,^  IFSUiB HSCS9B BOOK  Write Thb BbrmaN Co..l_EM(Tso,Dept.������. SI*  140 St. Poul St. West* Montreal.  !  MERVES  WERE   BAD  CosaSd Not Sleep  T.rsd   All    Day   Long  very common  at this time of the year, especially in  the very young. Neglect of a cold is  prone to lead to serious consequences. To relieve all congestion  the   system   is  "Indian sropssaatSon. __tc_eases  t    The Indian population   of   Canada,  Had they not believed /Usat Jesus  haa tacreaSed by 3,118 during the past  could cure  their friend,  they would' - "* TT       r  JrsJ~   F  1 not have taken all this trouble to get.five years, accorciiiig to the five-year  him into Jesus' presence. Jesus saw ; census of the "Departx-iexst ������������ Indiasa  their faith and sa?d to the sick man.; Affairs. At the end of 1929 the popu-  "Son, be of good cheer; thy sins are j latkm stood at 108,012.  OE  the   first   step   in  forgiven.'  "This man blaspheme-h,"  said some,  treating a cold,  whether  in infants   of the scribes to themselves. They ac  cused Jesus of treating God impiously  < blaspheming), by claiming power to  exercise the E)ivJne prerogative of  forgiving sin. Jesus read their  thoughts and said to them, "Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?  For which is easier to say "Thy sins  are' forgiven'4; or to say '���������'Arise" and  Walk?" Both were equally easy to  say, out the result of the latter say-  "The first box did me good and  after the sixth box I was able to go  back to my work."  Recommendations for    more    rigid  that nothing shall be done that w'll in  enforcement of those sections of the j any way tend to hamper the producer.  Criminal Code pertaining to the treat- j it would further appear that a  ment of an'mals, were considered j number of trucks used in the cities  at a soecial meeting of the Toronto j contribute the provincial license tax,  gasoline tax as well as the city tax,  and do not proceed beyond the boundaries of the city or make any use of  or adults. BV>r the very young,  Baby's Own Tablets, are the ideal  means of doing this. Containing no  narcotics or other harmful drugs  they soothe the child's fretfulness,  relieve its suffering and ensure convalescence.  Baby's Own Tablets are without  an equal for relieving indigestion,  constipation and colic.     They check  diarrhoea; break up colds and simple ������**g was easier for .Jesus to prove,  fevers; promote health-giving sleep That He had the power to forgive sin  and make the dreaded teething per- i He could not prove on the spot, but  iod easy. The Tablets are the ono j that He had the power to cure dis-  medicine that a mother can give her ��������� ease He could at once demonstrate.  little ones with perfect safety as j "But that ye may know that the Son  they are guaranteed to be free from I ������* man hath authority on earth to  injurious clniBrsj, Thev are sold by ' forgive sins," continued Jesus as Ke  " " turned to the sick and saia to him,  "Arise and take up thy bed. and. go  into thy house." Thus He irsade, as  Zagabenus long ago said, the visible  power a testimony to the invisible.  And the man arose, and departed to  his house. .  "To the mind of both paralytic and  critic, sin and physical ailment were  cause and effect. The power to re-,  move the disease was by the critics  regarded, as God-given (J.ohxs 3.2);  but the power to forgive the sin, a  Divine prerogative alOEe. In reality  the argument of Christ was "this:  that, as the accepted connection between sin and. disease was that of  cause and effect, and probably was so  all medicine dealers or by mail at 25  cents a box from The E>r. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville/Ont.  Normally, temperature drops about  one degree every 100 meters increase  six  _kia,-a,4.  A fool  and  his  money  are  some  party.  Humane Society. Representatives  from several of the other provinces  were in attessdance, including Miss  Marshall Saunders, representing Alberta.  the provincial roads. It is felt that  some measure of rcl'ef should be  granted in that regard and also with  regard to. the farmer, although no  such relief apparently is granted in  Miller's Worm Powders will purge any of the other provinces or the  the stomach and intestines of worms 1 states of the Union, as far as the in-  so effectively and so easily and painlessly, that the most delicate stomach  will not feel any inconvenience from  their action. They recommend themselves to mothers as   a   preparation  formation at hand shows  While they are anxious to secure  as much revenue as possible for road  building purposes, the Saskatchewan  Government decided to pass a further  BO YOU  SUFFER FROM  OOliSTIPATiOK?  Cotmtlcss remedies are advertised  ������or constipation. Many relieve for  the moment but they arc habit forming and must be continued. Others  contain calomel and "dangerous mineral drugs, which remain in the system, settle in the joints and cause  aches and pains. Sotnc are harsh  purgatives which cramp and gripe  and leave a depressed after euect.  Avoid lubricating oils which only  grease the intestines and: encourago  nature's machinery to become lazy.  A pureiy vegetable laxative such  as Carters Little Liver Pills, gently  touches the liver, bile starts to flow,  the bowels move gently, the intestines  are thoroughly cleansed and constipation poisons pass away. The stomach,  liver and bowels are now active and  the system enjoys a real tonic effect.  All druggists 25c and 75c red pltgs.  The- lAmg talkers  If you think women talk too much  you never heard the man who introduces the speaker of the evening.  in the case of the paralytic. He who i    Fc,   BsarnH   -^.j   Scalds#   __   Dr.  could heal a sm-caused disease, could  Th-r^aa* ECiectric Oil will take the  fire out of a bursa or scsld. It should  to the'r children and protect them  from the debilitating effects which  result from the depredations of  worms.  B.C. Farm 1'roductfon  Value of farm production in British  Columbia totalled $31,000,000 in 1929,  a new high record. This was an increase of $5,000,000 over 1928.  heal the sin Itself."���������Carl X>. Case.  "A. hr^'U.hv body is good; but a.  ooul In right health���������is the thing beyond all else to be prayed for;  blessedest thing the earth receives  from Heaven.'"''���������Carlyle.  To sea the palsied man walking  was an amazing sight, and the multitudes -were afraid, and they glorified  God for giving such authority unto  men.  be at hand in every kitchen so that  it may be available at any time.  There is no preparation required. Just  apply the oil to the burn or scald and  the pain will abate and in a short  time cease altogether.  A single mink has been knows, to  catch as many as 80 fish in one night.  Use Miisard's for Neuralgia.  The city of Prague, in Czecho-Slo-  vakia, has a pawn shop which lends  money on automobiles.  MOTHER OF  TWINS HELPED  Restored to Health by Taking  Lyuia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Coisipourul  Mitchell. Ont.���������"I had little twin  babies, and for quito a while after I was  bo weak I could  not do my worlc  hociuiHQ oi pains  all tho way up my  lego at tho "hack. I  alao had hcadaehci  and got very Iittlu  tjleep. I took Lydiu,  1*3, PInkham'ii vok-  otablo Compound,  and noon I wan  able to rffot.up rand  do my worlc. I havo  talc on three bottleri  that will restore strength and vigor j order-in-council,  the effect of which  wHi ^ ^ ^ve    ^    one-half    yearly  license fee for all truck owners purchasing their licenses after September 1st.   And further, that upon any  resident of a town or city taking a  statutory declaration  at the  end of  the year to the effect that his or her  truck has not proceeded beyond the  boundaries of tho town or city during  the course of the year,  such owner  will be ent'tled to a refund of the difference betweess the amount charged  under  tho new regulations in excess of  the regulations formerly in effect, and  that upon anv bona ildo farmer t������s"k������  ing a declaration to the effect that his  or her truck has only been used during the year, exclusively    for    farm  purposes, that such farmor will bo en-  t"tied'to a    refund    of    any    excess  charged   isnder  tho   siew  rogulationo  over the    ps'oviosss    regulation.    Tho  minister points out that    should    a  fanner use the truck for other than  farm purposes,' nucls    as    gravelling  work, he will in most cases, under  the new regulistlonfl, pay very little,  if any, more and Bhould be treated  undpr the commercial claasiiicatioss.  It Is tlso intention of tho minister  to collect data during tho yoar on tho  purposes for which tise truck** its the  province arc usod, this data being iss-  corporated on tlso appllcattoss for tho  Tcenso assd to scriosssly consider issss-  issg a different, motor l'conso plate for  trucks comisig under tho above clafls-  03 for the year 19:11, iss order to assist in preventing nny breaches of tlso  regulations.  He hart nlBO nHcortninwl that many  tmtiks from outside the boundaries of  tho province havo hitherto boon engaged iss work In tho province, such  ixH gravelling without paylsig assy  llconHo foe to the province. Tho mln-  ii-it'or 1m cotiHidering licensing all  trucks coming into the province to  do work in conipotltion with tho  truck ownorn of the piu>vlisc������. The  ro^ulattouH under tho motor vohlclcn  net,  with   regard   to  kecninjg  to  the  giimmMiimniimiiiiiimumimiiiiHism  ake   Your Windows   Pay ������  ���������a-a  Invest in WINDOLITE Windows and you will be repaid a  hundredfold in the health oi your Poultry and Live Block  e-  THE   ORIGINAL.   GLASS   SUBSTITUTE  MADE     IN     HONGI-AND     SINCE   1011     ON     OltlOINAL,     rATEM^  Thla unbreakable glass substitute ia  light , and flexible, easy to cut and fit,  ���������will withstand extreme changes in temperature,   keeps   out   cold   and   wet,   but  allowa the full sunlight to enter, including the health-giving Ultra-Violet  Kays, which do wot penetrate ordinary  glass.  V&B  and I am lino, do my work without  trouble and am ������n3nlnK in welirtit nnd  stmagth. J will Kluclly "recomuumd the  Veflotisblo Compound to anyone,"���������  Msw. F. Statwu, II ox 220. teciac3"U  Ont,  OUT DOWN  VOUtt LOSS1CS  mr inotaixinq  WINDOLITE  lai .in .-ii i  W.    N.    IT.    182_  rlffht Ql Jfeft.-rtVUVApood, etc., partlc-  uTariy with regard to gravel trucks,  will bo riRwoUHly enforced UsIh yoar.  -UmmiIt Fullhuc Hair with lUlmirrt'*.   .  WINDOLITE  IN  niftOoiDi.li  IIOUBUB  I.AYXNQ PENS  HAIRY BAIINS  SUNllOOMS  Canadian breeders of poultry and liveat ock are finding Windolite a most satisfactory  and profitable investmesit. Young chickens and turkeys are entirely free froiri leg weakness and disease and will thrive in confinement under Windolite. Windolite cornea in rolla  any length, but 36 inches wide only.  Distributors: JOHN  A. CHANTLER & CO, LTD.  51 Wellington St* W*      ' -     ���������   - -        . TORONTO, ONT.  iHit^tHstimiiimiitt^ THE   KEVIEW,-.. .'CRESTON.   B, ��������� C.  C'  cfiilcirssii's  Continual  dosing ''upsets  delicste stoia-  echs. Vicks is applied externally and therefore cannot disturb the digestion.  It acts in two ways:  <1) The body heat releases the ingredients in  the form of vapors which  are inhaled.  (2) At the same time  Vicks "draws out" the  soreness like a poultice.  War "VM F?0< W"M*-B"-  ������������������"&* t*MfUJQNJAft$U$E������>Y&Uiir  s3ilSIKItllllH![lieiliiim!lll[EI!Elli������ll������IIS|g  I    SILVER    I  1 RI  3 ��������� B_" ��������� ������������  I CHRISTINE  WHITING S  I PARMENTER 5  3 ������_.Opy_-gu_  xa>2t������ a-.  riE83fB.uiibS3iifiiifi3ii������-iHi!riiniiiiriiiifii#.  CHAPTER I.���������Continued  The presence of the little shop in  the front room did not cheapen the  old. house in Charmian's loving1 eyes.  As a- chid the contents of the highboy drawers had fascinated her. Now  she regarded them as something that  helped to give her grandmother a few  comforts. Had any one suggested that  they might he hetter osx in a smaller  place, she would have been aa horrified as would Grandma herself. The  view f rom her own window amply repaid her for the care of so large a  room. With   an   ssnerring   sense   of  beauty she clung; tenaciously to the  fine pieces of   old   mahogany   with  which    her    great-great-grandfather  had furn'shed his    family    mansion,  smiltag with inward scorn at the golden oak or mission furniture that was I  the pride of some of her friends and  neighbors.  Grandma, it is true, rather lacked  this adoration of the antique. She  gazed raptus-ously at the mail order  catalogues from Chicago, and was  particsilarly. enamored of an ornate  oak hat tree; wh'le Charmian, knowing that there was no possibility of  her grandmother making such a rash  purchase, smiled indulgently, and let  the old lady dream.  "I- only tho school committee decides to give me Distr'ct Four!" she  sighed a dozen times a day, and  planned how cvcs*y penny she could  save should go toward beautifying the  old home. Even as it was, tourists  (they had such things in Wickfield  how), would sometimes stop their  automobiles and admHre   the   gilded  j pineapple above the door, despite the  fact that its coat of goldleaf was  slowly vanishing before the snow and  ice of the New England winters.  Charmlan had been thinking of the |  pineapple this very morning, and wondering what it would cost to gild it.  ���������^hen the doctor sat down upon the  steps. As his eyes, came back, from  the syringa bush and met-her own,  she continued, almost apologetically:  "J. know it's too pig a liossse for  Grandma and me, but���������"  "Why not take a boarder?" he  broke in. "You've plenty of empty  bedrooms, goodness knows."  Charmlan was silent for a moment,  letting the thought sink in.  "But you see/* she began dubiously, "1 couldn't manage the meals ���������  not if I get the school, anyway. As it  ��������������� ������*������- - __������������������������������������_?_ *._ -a��������� _ *���������_._������- _,__,  ������_.,   ������i. a    Ob   o _������ o_ju UJA_    fcaj   UA   o.   -(_������������������__!   X,U>1  Grandma, or was when I wonffto "Normal; If only some one wanted just a  room���������but there! nobody in Wickfield does, or ever has!"  The doctor seemed to be lost in  thought. Then he looked up at Charmian and smiled. She made a pretty  picture, there on the top of the low  stepladder. Kler old blue linen, though  faded with many washings, still did  good work in brUnging out the blue  of her dark-fringed eyes; and her  cheeks were fiushecL  "A penny for your thoughts, Doctor,"* she said.  The old man shook his head.  "They're not the sort I'd prescribe  for an innocent-looking, miss like  you," he answered, "and yet," [a sudden twinkle appearing in his gray  eyes), "T think I'll tell them. I was  wondering, any dear, why some likely  chap hadn't run away with you."  The girl threw back her head and  laughed, adding much to the charm of  an already charming picture.  "Bat you see," she at last asserted,  "though I wouldn't breathe it to the  public, there are no likely chaps in  Wickfield."  "No?"     questioned     the     doctor,  frowning.    "What's the matter with  George K's boys ?    Or Jimmy   Bennett?  Jim's  a splendid  fellow,  or 1  never "knew one;  and some one told  me (either a little bird or Lizzie Baker), that���������well ...  .'*  Charmian laughed again.  try;qu surprise ane, Doctor Howe ���������  a close-mouthed snais like "you listening to gossip! But I'll admit that my  statement .was  rather sweeping. -Of'  course George Kfs boys are splendid;  but they're away from, home, and two  of them are married anyway. As fos^  Jim, I can't just see him in the light  of  a  young  Lochinvar.   He'd  never  dare elope with any one, without first  asking permission of his mother."  "And is filial devotion a quality to  be scorned?"  Although there was mirth in the  doctor's eyes, Charmian^s face sobered,  "Sometimes," she answered quietly,  "sometimes, Doctor Howe, I think It  is���������when one carries it as far as Jim  does, I can't imagine his asking a girl  to marry h"m without flrst dissecting  her with his mother. Do you think  any self-respecting woman would  stand for that?"  The indignation of these lastAvords  brought the doctor's  eyes  suddenly  and disconcertingly to hcrB.  "So you've beess���������dissected?"  ������������������ ���������**���������  Soothes Injuries & Prevents  BLOOO-PO.SON  Oirif-menf. SO,.���������  j^j^rci^fjaap Z&c-  Charmlan blushed.    '      '-  "You know entirely too much," she  said severely, "and anyway, I don't  see how we reached this subject. We  began with boarders, and���������" ������  "Wh'ch is what I came for," interrupted the doctor. "You see, Charmian, my dear, I'm getting old."  "Not you!" laughed. Charmian, and,  coming down from the ladder she  seated herself beside him on the  steps.  .(lT.T_t.VJ__.   <._..__ ������,   ���������*._.   _..__.  All l-v&XlX-g     LXUV������ (        *-_���������    >*������**  ly. "I find it more- difficult to be routed out at night than I did once. I feel  more tired after a long day's work;  but���������but I'm not ready to give up���������  yet."  "I should say not!" Charmian responded, slipping a comforting hand  into the old man's. "What should we  do without you V       .  He smiled.  "You'd do very well���������probably better than you do now. Old folks are  set is'their ways, and ways are  changing all the time you know. But  I need help. I need an assistant ��������� a  young, up-to-date assistant.  "He'd    starve���������tn    Wickfield.    We  wouldn't have him near us."  "Not even to help me out?"  The girl looked. up, suddenly serious.  "You really mean it. Doctor?"  "Yes, I mean it. I'm getting tired,  Charmlan, though I haven't been willing to face the truth. What I stopped  here for, my dear, was to ask if you'd  take the boy to board."  "The boy? You mean a new doctor?"  He laughed at her startled face.  "Why  not?   You've  room   enough  and  to spare. If you can't manage  his meals he could get them at the  Central House, I suppose; but I don't  think. he'd enjoy living there. Would  you?" - ;  Charmian  shuddered  at  the  idea,  but    asked:    "What    will    Grandma  say?" '���������"���������-;<::   ���������      ......      ���������  ^She'llr agree-to anything your think;  best,*? smiled the^ '^o^pf^/^i^S'lmow'  Grandma: Weil, dear child,. you think  it oyer. I don't want to.put any more"^  burdens on. your shoulders; but he'll  pay well, and���������X_ook here! He's oovar  ing up on Saturday. Ill drop him in  casually and let you look him over,"  "I shan't need to look -hires over if  you recommend him," she said as they  arose. "But of course, he'll want to  look at us! If he could get his dinners  down town I th'nk I could manage  the rest. As for Grandma���������"  "Charmian," called the old lady  from her window, "what on earth are  you two talking about all this time?  You tell the doctor to step in a minute before he goes, I want to ask him  aboist my rheumatism."  In a cruel accident on what was to  have been their wedding eve, that she  and the other ch'Idren of the neighborhood had been to him, in a measure, the babies that might have been  his own. In those days his buggy was  always full of children. "The more  the. merrier," he -would say, stopping  to take in the boys and girls on their  way to school. Pandora, his old white  mare, seemed of herown accord to  "alow up" at sight of any small figure ttrudging along the road. Pandora was in pasture, now, an honored  boarder, and, except when the snow-  snowdrifts were too deep, the doctor  travelled in a "flivver." His was the  flrst automobile to be seen in Wickfield. Indeed, when he drove for the  first time and waved a hand. Grandma Davis had almost fallen from the  window in her excitement.  "It doesn't seem quite right," she  said to Charmian. "What's the world  coming to, I'd like to know? I declare, I wouldn't have thought it if  Edward Howe2"  (To Be Continued)  /'After Baby, Was Weak-  2������*^ X.oaiM& ������������muk did JS, s-jrs 2������rs.  Benolt. Tturasand-sayS to 15 1m.  geinMTia 3 w-elca. Ifcrrousnom, e������nstip*aps������  *j_iiah _v*ioJ__.*. Skin clear* USco m������_lc GeE  ���������fronfasAd Toast tablets bom <-r__ri������t today.  ^a���������Bmm^mmmmmmBBBBsmwi 11 tinr-i-'-ip  ZIG-ZAG  Cigarette Papers  Large Double Book J������|������B''"_4������  120 Leaves /*_?   ���������^���������atft  Finest Yom Can Buy/ ^&     ������_������������������������_.������  AVOtP IMITATIONS ^  fl -TB      9     Ba  _ ���������_���������   e*  Full  Information Sent Free On R������quae_.  fts* BAMSAV f^n    ���������?������������������*.     m*M*%T.  ���������     -������������.      >fsy     .   OTTAWA, OflrtV  ��������� ������������s>-*e^  tittlei Helps For This Week  Canada's ContribuiiGn  Permanent Posts Established In Polar  Regions Are Invaluable  Canada, is mak'ng a notable contribution to Arctic research in the  establishment of permanent posts in  the Polar regions, said G. P. MacKen-  zle, of the Canadian Department of  the Interior, who ��������� led the expedition  which sa:Ied on the "Beothic" last  year, exploring Arctic regions, fin  speaking before the Women's Canadian Club in Toronto.  "Unquestionably Canada is making  a greater contribution than .are the'  explorers who^merely go in and out  of the Arctic leaving no permanent  establishment behind them," he said.  There may be other corn removers,  but you will not be completely satisfied until you have sssed Holloway's  Corn Remover.  Overcome Sleeping Sickness  "I am the m_ord, I change not." ���������  Malachi ili. 6.  *_���������* __*_.   *_.������-a_*i_ c__._u.   _aa _j.._--._���������   *_-���������*_. _ ���������  I_et notnsng disturu __i__t  Nothing affright thee;  All th?ngs are pass'ng,  God never change th.  Patient endurance  n.a.uimcu<   a>0  S_x   LU_ug3^  Who God possesseth,  In nothing is wanting;  Alone God sufficeth.  ���������Santa Teresa's Bookmark.  "Life passes, riches fly away, popularity is sickle, the senses decay, the  world changes, friends die. One alons  is constant; One alone is true to us;  One alone can' be I true; One. alone  can be all things to us; One alone can  supply bur needs; One alone can  train us up to our full perfect'on;  One alone can give a meaning to our  complex and intricate nature; One  alone can give us tune and harmony;  One alons can form and posses us.  Are -we allowed to put ourselves under His guidance? This surely is the  only question.���������John .Henry Newman.  Medical Science Has Prevented Population  Of   STrench  lEquaiorial.  Africa From Being Wiped Out  Medical science has prevented the  population of French equatorial  Africa from, "being wiped out by J  sleeping sickness, it was declared in  an interview by Raphael -Intonett!,  Governor-General of the colony, who  is now in Paris.  Although the birth s*ate was satisfactory, he explained, the population  continued to diminish through disease, which caused more deaths than  there were births. This went on xtatil  1921, when the French officials recognized the peril and took energetic  action against sleepissg sickness and  all tropical infections.  is not complete unless finished  with Miiiard's! Gives new life  and glow to the whole body.  An   oak  tree   gives  of water in a season.  off  120   tons  ALL SHOT  MOW ^^^Mi^"dJd������t.������aya_fra41lre_:  "_ _.- Olasros. Tfaotuanos write aa.-  FEEL ������o������n������������aV������-f������tflutter,dizziness,  "���������""%. ceoatijaitlon, Ifldlgaatiott end ovor-  FI N E*5^"k fl^mdJ!1,,'������.M ^e0* <>������������������  it ��������� i-i k    ���������"JtwiU^.tlvea'fromdrugctattocla-,  are upset  Baby Ills nnd aitmenta seem  twice as serious at nijjht. A sudden cry 'may mean colic. Or a  sudden attack of diarrhea���������a condition it ia always important to  check quickly. How would you  isicct this emergency���������tonight?  Have you a bottle of Castoria  ready? Ther������ is 'nothing that can  tnlec the place o. this "harmless  Isut affective remedy for children;  nothing that nets quite the same,  m* Iiuh ������|uiU: the sutuc comforting.  effect on th������m.  For the protection of your wee  on������  tiott always on hand. But don't  keep it juat -or emergencies; let  it be an everyday aid. Its cfentte  influence will case and sootise the  infant wlio cannot sleep, Its mild  requisition will help an older child  whose tongue !h canted because ofi  shujjRfiflh   bowels,  AH   dniRRflsta  hnvc C.iRtoria; she genuine hears  for yonr own peace of mind    Clins. H, Fletcher's signaturo on  CHAPTER II.  As the doctor went within at  Grandma's call, Charmian lifted hor  l'ttle stepladder and carried it back  to the woodshed where it belonged.  She was an orderly soul, hut this  morning it was only habit that mado  her pause at the door to see If everything was In its place. Her thoughts  were not centered upon woodsheds,  stepladders, or tlso neat pile of kindlings in tho comer. She was thinking  of the doctor's confession about get-  tlssg "tired." What he meant, of  cossrso, was getting old. The idea  brought a strange, sick feeling to  Charmian's heart, What*would llfo bo  in Wickflold without its doctor?  The girl sank clown on the oldo  steps and looked off ds'eamily at tlso  d'stant hills���������hills so softly blue ,that  they Boemod to hor imaginative vis-  Ion to bo wrapped in n chiffon veil.  She waa thlssldng: "Of cous'se I'll  board him, even if it's a bother. It'll  help tho doctor, and there's riotli'ng  Jl wouldn't do for Doctor Howe���������.isst  nothing."  Hor eyes strayed ta tho orchard  whero a hiisrII rsssl'o tablo was built  beneath a troo. The doctor had bul.lj  It years ago. Mow many, many times  had ho Joined lior thoro at hor doll  toa parties? also mused. What hadn't  ho done for heir, and for tall other  Wioltflold youngsters?  How ho lovod thom-r-tho child rent  It j-memad to Chaswlan when she  grow old onoiigl������ to learn that thin  dear friend had lost Sits boat beloved  !H  t>ccp this old, rchublc prcpara-    the wrapper.  Kmep Foods  EbeliGi&u sly Frasfc  Keep your foods���������cakea, bread, pies, cut meats, etc.  ���������under a covering of Para-Sani Heavy Waxed  Paper.   You'll be amazed at the length of  time they'll stay fresh..delicious! Para-  Sanl   keeps   them   from   staling.  Get Para-Sani in the handy,  sanitary knife-edged carton.  For less exacting uses ask for  Appleford's "Centre Pull"   ���������  Packs in sheet foim.  "lalawra* lal���������1 atiii a���������f Mawi rtat  r^sujais  Mm ������2  %<M kwmv 91  'H-^MlilaTpN.  W:vii  ;|*3):i."^Vj*^,R,  ;C/:6nt,:;^  W,   N,   U������    1824  Western Representatives .���������  HUNTER-MARTIN & CO., REGINA, SASKL, THE  CRESTON  RETlBVf  itf'y,������;'ir,v'v,y'y,T,T-T,T,������'?,t'������'T''>'������'',''*''������'v*t,������,v,y'T,^'y,^'������*t**,y^rr  $25.00 Fur Trim Tweed Coats, clearing at _..$ 9.00  27.00 Fur Trim Tweed Coats, clearing at  11.00  28.00 Fur Trim Tweed Coats, clearing at  12.00  35.00 Fur Trim Broadcloth Coats, clearing at.... 17.00  40.00 Fur Trim Broadcloth Coats, clearing at.��������� 19,00  50.00 Fur Trim Broadcloth Coats, clearing at��������� 20.00  Charmieiiie,T wills and Jersey Dresses  SIZES 15 to 20  Values $14.75 to $19.00, clearing at' $7.95  Cantons, Flat Crepes and Satins  SIZES 14 to 20  Values from $14.75 to $19.00, clearing at $9 00  WOMEN'S SIZES from 38 to 44  Values from $20.00 to $26.50, clearing at $12.75.  Two and Three-Piece Ensembles  IMPORTED FRENCH FABRICS  Values from $20.00 to $30.00, clearing at $13.75.  Imported Knit Suits  Values from $15.00 to $25.00, clearing at $9.75.  $2.75 and $3.00 BLOUSES, Broadcloth, clearing at    $1.75  ALL SWEATERS AT COST, $1.25 to $3.75  MAIL ORDERS Promptly Filled.      Give Bust, Hip, Length.  Ladies* Felt Hats, $1.50.     Girls* Hats, $1.00.  awPBOOB s Luuit-  CRAN BROOK  NOTICE  We wish to announce that  commencing February 1st our  minimum charge for lights  will be $1.25 per month, and  meter rental free.  CHAS. O. RODGERS.  Local and Personal  WW<*>mV"W 'W  ���������t'T'tJ1  ���������wwww  .a-.y-ay.  " - "������y ���������ay-V WW 'T-?'a^.y"f'������.B'y<vvv'V ��������� <*���������  We are now booking orders for our  usual CARLOAD oF FERTILIZER  and would ask you to at once figure  out the quantity you will require and  let us have your order immediately.  5 i Ui 9  Our 1030 stocV will arrive  shortly. It is the best to be  had,   and    the   price   is   right.  Oreston Valley Go-Operativs Assn.  GRESTON Two Stores ERICKSON  ���������*���������*->-���������    '    *���������    I   --L->-----_---aa.-a- -_ A-^-l------_----������--L-.--t-._-U-.-fe.__--h-U--_^  FOR SALE���������11 torn* baled alfalfa.    E.  J. Maul-house, Canp Listei.  Estimates given  on kalsomlning and  painting.    A. E. Penscr.. Erickson.  Exchange Billiard Parlor open day and  evenings, now.    P. Downey, proprietor.  T������ t\lA X ������!jJa_"���������V"rUiK     liOrotf,   aOOUu    I-uv  lbs., quiet and sound, state price.   <3eo.  MurrelJ, Creston.  FOR SALE���������4 hole cook stove, almost  new, $20. Can be seen at Creston Hotel.  M. j. Beninger, Creston.  The weigh scales at the Creston Valley  Co-Op. store have just been taken over  on lease by Creston Transfer.  Geo. Merrison of Creston Motors is a  business visitor at Winnipeg, Man., this  week, leaving on Thursday last  Miss A Doyle, bookkeeper with Creston Growers. Limited, left at the end of  the week on a visit to Beaverdell.  FOR SALE���������Hand loom for rug mak  ing,  ete.. complete with materials, ready  to use.    Mrs. J. "W.  Hamilton,  Creston.  Mrs. <Rev.) P. MeNafab left on Thursday last for Calgary, Alberta, where she  is visiting with old friends for a few days.  APPLES WANTED -Wagener, Delicious and other good varieties. State  price and quality. McKeown & Coulter,  "Fernie.  The Sacrament of the Lord's Supper  will be observed in St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church on Sabbath morning,  March 9th.  Pat Downey was combining business  with pleasure on a visit to Calgary, Alberta, at the end of the week, returning  home on Monday.  Mrs. J. S. Clowes arrived from Nelson  on Saturday to join her husband, who  ia the new manager of the local branch  of the Imp rial Bank.  Miss Phyllis Foxali, ledgerkeeper at  the Imperial Bank was a weekend visitor  at "Wasa, where she. was a guest at the  Knowles-Stewart wedding.  The Ladies' Guild of Christ Church  have booked the Grand Theatre for the  evening of Tuesday, March 4th, for a  concert.   Particulars later.  Total revenues collected by Creston  office of the provincial police for January  were $2471. The Motor Vehicle Act  accounted for $2380 of this.  At Creston Board of Trade meeting on  Tuesday night it wa������ decided to "launch  a membership drive with a view to bringing the total membership up to at least  30.  FOR SALE OR TRADE-2 h.p. Fairbanks-Morse gasoline engine complete  with geard pump jack, practically new,  going cheap. Mra. Bryce Cartwright,  Creston.  Users of light from the C. O. Rodgers  plant are this week notified that the  minimum rate la now reduced from $2.50  to $1.25 and thaCthe meter rental is abolished.  *  This evening the Rod and Gun Club  are having a bridge drive at the Parish  Hall, with cards to start at 8.15 prompt.  The admission is 50 cents, and refreshments will be served.  The weather still continues to remain  above zero mark with snow flurries at  frequent intervals. According to Foster  the end of February will provide another  touch of real*winter.  As a result of the assessment roll court  of revision on Saturday, at which five  appeals were disposed of, a gain of $2._o  in taxes for 1930 has resulted, provided  This year's rate is 12 mills.  At the council meeting on Monday  night F. K. Jackson was reappointed  chairman of the board, and Commissioner  Edmondson has been named chairman  of the road- and streets commitcee.  ������  At the United Church W.M.S. district  conference at Nelson last week. Mrs. J.  W. Robinson was named secretary of the  junior missionary department of the  Kootenay-Boundary W.M.S. work.  W. K Esling, MP. for West Kootenay  took the air and shook hands with a  number of his supporters at the depot on  Tuesday, en route from Rossland to  Ottawa for the session of parliament.  ��������� ���������������- ���������- ���������-.--.--.--.   ^---.. -._���������_.._.. .-..-..-..a-   a..An A.->������������  [ TRY OUR SERVICE; YOU'LL UKE IT i  I - i  L 4  CARD OF THANKS  Mr. and Mr3. Handley take this means  of thanking the many friends who showed their sympathy by message and lovely  floral offerings in the sad bereavement  of our beloved daughter and sister.  Spring is just  around the  corner?  Are you prepared f  , ~  i  New  i_������i ������v_,*_-o   v>U  i ires ana  Tubes!  4  I  4  I  4  i  4  I  4  I  Greston Motors  _���������_<-������������C   ���������_,������.���������  **������v   (JTMs own. ar^vcia  ���������WW  ������  4 .  ������i  <  Christ Church, Greston  ������_*#v������_/#*������ r .  Matins and Holy  CRESTON���������11 a.m.  Communion.  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