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 ���������      "t*^ a. ���������"?���������*_*_���������.  A"  !-.   ..-St  <?        -^  /^^        *"  "-������  Pro  Uncial Library  *������> "    '  ap!25  Vou XVL  CRESTON* B. C, If&IDAY, JANUARY 23.  1925  No. SO  Unique Service  Sunday Evening  Something unique and  inspiring in  the line   of   community   worship   ia  ��������� arranged for Sunday* night,  January  -25th, at  7.30  o'clock,   in   the. Grand  theatre -wheg^the__PM8l)yfcerLan8  and  Methodists are again ^uniting for the  purpose of hearing H. Arthur Barton  the actor-preacher, who on this occasion will deliver an   address   on   "Dr.  Jekyll and Mr. Hyde*.*?  As> S3__y~������riii recall - this- play has  scored a tremendous success- both on  the stage and screen, the late Richard  Mansfield scoring one of the biggest of  aim ufabuiMuic    SuCCbB.cs    SeJ    It    6���������I**5*������*..  years ago, Hr. Barton has re-created  it?- *** St -*-<ere- -s*- *_. s^ib'scfc ������or Siisi*is,cr  discus-ion, and when one realizes how  happily the dramatic and speaking  talents are developed in Mr. Barton it  is at once apparent that the- evening  will be noteworthy, anil one none  should miss.*  In addition to the speaker special  musical numbers have been arranged*  "Mrs. Harold Langston/ and Mr. A.  Spenc-s- having both expressed .pleasure at appearing in solo numbers that  evening, and a choir of the uniting  churches leading ftlje other suu-ucai  features, and the order of service as  follows:  Bymn���������-^Count Your Blessines."  rrftyer���������J-Cev. J������ A. James.  Solo���������Mr. A. SpencerT  Scripture reading���������H. Arthur  Barton.  Hymn���������"Lead Kindly Light."'  Announcements���������Bev. * O-.   J_>o_.  .Solo���������Mrs. H. Langston.  Address���������"Dr.    Jekyll     and     Mr.  Hyne,** H. Arthur Barton.  .m *���������������j.^.r.  0_feringg.  -yy'-BFsrmw^^STS^-*^  'Sftaa*jn_c_L_*C __-_��������� -4-a-n. - _  ^ ���������-n KiOMitywiyw ^    .   *v^ -**- ���������*  The service will start prompt at 7.30  and it is asked that everyone be in  Sk-Si. scats by that time. This will be  the speakerVfinal appearance in Ores  ton, and as he is admittedly the.peer  - of any who have been heard in Creston  in this work the Grand should be  taxed tn capacity to hold Sunday  night's audience.  hauling on Thursday. Good clear ice,  almost a foot thick, is being- cut this  winter���������the best ice for some years  past.  P. Andestajpt- has the contract for  putting up tbe ice for the Jas. "Wood  store, and is also building the ice  house.  A. H. Piggot left on Sunday for  Kitchener, where he will be on the  C.P.R. payroll for the balance of the  winter. - -  H. F. Packman,-^ who is also on the  Bentley mill payroll, returned home  on Sunday, nn the nick list.  The K.K. Club ate practising, for "a  big concert to be ->given in the near  future,   of  which    "more '-particulars  Official Weather  Report, Decern ber  Below will be. found the official re-  port on the Valley's December weather  which we submit.. f*>r the bans-fit af  many readers who have been asking  for it for the purpose of having an  authentic ������tsttenient * of the , worst  winter ever encountered lo these  ���������parts. During - the progress nf' our  first and only blizzard on the 15th the  jyjjere-iry dropped 50 degrees between  the times of reading on the 15tb and  16th.  While working at his mill at Lizard.  Creek nn Thursday last Monrad Wig-  en had the bad luck to have a piece of  steel from a hammer fly into his eye.  and ha> found it necessary to go to  Spokane to have it removed.  Norman. Craigie of-Lumbertoo is a  visitor here this week, the guest of his  brother, J. M. Craigie.  W. it. Long was a Calgary visitor  this week, where he whs attending a  Shrhsers ceremonial   put  on   by  the  -**ohlesof A.1 ^Lhs*-i.r tes__irHie in that ***f-t^-  Very deep, sympathy is extended  Bfr. and Mrs. Percy Boffey in -their  bereavement in the death of their  infant daughter which whs born on  Monday morning, and passed away a  few hours after birth, the ftineral tak-  : ing pliice on Wednesday to Creston  j cemetery./ \_ -,-*-.-,., _  r4" <#_-������������������ ~A**t&     -- .-'���������*'*���������*������*���������'' '���������'������-<"  Mi_e McCaTth^was  few days J n  the week.  a visitor ior������  Nelson-the latter  part of  Jack Penson, who is working at the  Bentley sawmill at Canyon, was home  irom Friday to Sunday, when he  returned to worK  A large bunch of young people took  advantage of the good sleighing on  Saturday night and took 3n the picture show at Creston. Four loads  went up, increasing the theatre  at tendunee by about 90. They all say  it was a real line show.  #*���������  Saturday night saw one off the  heaviest snowfalls of the winter when  about six inches of the white stuff  came down. On Sunday it" ruined*  and has been quite soft ever since.  Co-Operative Fruit Growers Association have started operations on the  ice this   week,   Jind   expectfc  to - start  JUST TO REMIND YOU  of the  Creston "Valley Affricul������~  ��������� tural Association  in SPEERS1 HALL, oil  Friday, Jan. 30  at EIGHT p.m. Prompt,  BUSINESS:  Auditor's Report,  EEttpiso**''- uf Dia*t*t;to:*a.  General ��������� Bnsinosa.  ALL ARE INVITED.!  The fre'eh*1'  f.������"aaflf"*������     __fc  la  EriclcsQn  light nt present and what apples there  are in storage in the Valley would  appear to be in th*-* neighborhood of  Creston. For last year ESrickson put  out.146 cars of apples.  Mrs. Williams of Calgary, who has  Si^en hert- for about- six weeks on a  Visit with her sister, Mrs. Gen. Hobden, is leading for home this week, and  will make a short stay at Macleod en  route..y,y-: <���������'   '������������������'  .,. Frail k Palmer got back about the  middle of the month from an extended  visit with friend!" at coast.points.  Jfl[_^^3*���������^_*"*jBe  Miss Thompson of Neli-on,  who' has  been a vis'toi* with M'-s. P. N, Thouip  son the past couple of  weeks, left for  home on Monday.  , Col. Lister was a Visitor with old  friendt- at Cranbrook. a few days last  week, returning on Saturday.  Harold L ing-vton left on Friday for  Klockuianu to resume work at the  Continental mine, but so fur he is the  only one of those who came homo for  Christmas who has been asked to  return to work.  Dick McMurt-ay of Kimberiey is a  visitor at Lister at present, the guest  of F. N. Thompson.  Evangelist Burton Ib duo to deliver  an address at the United Church service here on Sunday morning.  Mervyn Williams, who hun been  working at Bonnington the past few  months, left a few days ago on u trip  to tho Old Country, and will be away  until nt Icitst t ho fore part of April.  Th<" most t-now'that, Lifter lins ever  b'u������n'favored with since   its   inception  in 1(110 is  In evidence this  winter und  ������,-H*pi. prom'-t1- off an ubun-Tan.ce of  sprinf* uio1������ture'. } '   .  In honor of their guest from Nelson  Mrs. tfV R. Thompson entertained ot  court whlut on Saturday. *nig"it at  wtilch llm-o tables of player*, participated, with the high scoren being in ado  by Mr. and Mrs.   Andy Sinclair,   nnd  thi- .".OnKlvlatUliSiJ  l/a-iajtl'll >M  (J-i������Jll}Jf   ;,a>t ThM'H.  Thoriipfton   unci   Mr, MeMurray.    Ito-  l?������*-.shineiicj������ wt't-43 gveewed after cjiuIh  and the eveoing thoroughly enjoyed  by nil pr-ciKC-nt..  Date  1 ._.  3  4  3  6  7 __  S ���������^_  0 _  10   11   12   13 ���������.  14   IS   16  _-  11 ..���������  18 ���������  19 .....  20 .���������  -21 _���������  22 .....  23���������  24 ���������.,  25 _.  26 ._-  27���������  28 _.  29 ���������  30 _-.  31 ._  High.  . 32  . t������  . 35 _  . 35  . 39  . .33  . 33  . 30  . 27 -  . 40  . 52  . 50  . m  , 48  ^3  - 5  - 8  - lb  _ 3  _ 6  _ 11  _ 14  _ 12  _ 12  _ 12  _ 16  _ 17  _ 19  .. 23  _ 31  _ 35  Low.  23  ������U  30  30  30  23  12  jI-  II  21  25  38  3d  44  aift  10b  14b  17b  *15b  15b  Sb  7b  Sb  2b  lib  ������b  0  12  15  14  32  X will make enquiries in outside districts and ascertain if free .from  frost injji.ry, and if it will be possible  to obtarn the varieties desired.  Growers might as well delay pruning as late as_ possible, especially in  the case of young trees, until it is  quite apparent to the notice where  tbe line of complete frost injury extends down to.  In older trees, where the fruit  buds dhow injury, opening up the  tops by removing tbe larger limbs,  where needed, will be all that it  would be expedient tc do under the  circumstances, and'pay more" attention to the thinning later, when  necessary.  C--W. Allan Heads  BW _P   ^_**0 *B  oard of I rade  Mrs. Chas. Robinson, who has been  away on a short holiday visit with  Calgary, Alta., friends, returned home  the latter part of the week.  Peter McKay and familyB "who have  been making their home at Canyon  for some months past, are leaving for  Calgary this week, where they will  reside in future.  jca -   t*_ ���������_. _.   a .  WINTER INJURY  ine nnlshtng toucnes are netiig pus.  on the programme for the Burns-  night concert at the schoolhouse on  Saturday, the 24th, under the auspices  of the Ladies* Community Clubs There  will be a. fine assortment of literary  and musical numbers and the ladies  will serve supper cafeteria style.  T~G" _9s*.v<.������c_i who has fesess saw-sr  at the Johnston portable mill for the  past few wt-eks, has given up the Job  and returned to   Creston on Tuesday*  The   dramatic   recital given  by H.  I Arthur Burton in the church on Saturday    night    packed    the   edifice, to  There -was quite a good turnout of  members of Creston Board of Trade  for the annual roeeti-g on Tuesday  night, with the retiring president, C.  B. Garland, occupying the chair, this  year's annual lacking the banquet  which has Featured this gathering for  tbe lastjialf dozen years.  The meeting was largely given over  tbo the selection of the new officers, the  only conapiiitee. report being that cf  ___. ,C. Gibhs,-.wbo presented a comprehensive statement of the activities to  elate of the board's select committee on  electric Bight.  President Garland very   briefly  re-  ���������I,���������.���������.-~-������ a.__ _~������������������.*., ~���������rt*JL-   _t_F     S-V--���������    *������������������������������-���������-3  iicnwvuc jcni q   anrOraa.   Oi     can?     ������j^M.a u _  emphasizing fixe good work done in  briefing about the incorporation of  Creston as a village municipality, the  reception to Lord and Lady Byng, the  interview witb Premier MacKensie  King in connection with Kootenay  Flats drainage, and the good start  made in connection with electric light.  *!-&*._.    lOfPEZ.     4-_t*1*__._ft���������Kf      n*_������mo      .llADOtl        M^..  m. ..������.      .wn.      ���������^jum%���������������. kt        w. ^.m *j       uuvoCu        ���������"JT  acclamation, and areas follows:  i canacibv and  lj_> 1*  TaawKa-aaaMmui  Hon. President���������C. B. Garland.  President���������C. W." Allan.  Vlce-Jfresident���������S.  A. Speers.  Secretary���������^B. S. Bevan.  Bxecutive���������ts. O. Gibbs. H. S. McCreath. Jas. Adlard, Geo, Johnson,  Major Mallandaine, and C. G. Bennett.  - Short speeches in appreciation of the  good work of the retiring president  and Secretary A. Spencer were heard  and the secretary was asked to write  letters of appreciation to both officials.  The selection of the board's 1925  standing committees was delegated to  every number, iu a well fc the new executive.  ������������������    TllK.-t.r_ fcH^j  Qal/lafaMJ >9.^r_ in   (jtmnnn-  .ature-. the result of the severe storm  at the middle^of last month, -1 find  on examination of>; various orchards  .-of the district more or Jess severe  frost injury to last yearV annual  growth among all varieties of fruit  trees rerdering them unreliable fc������r  sionsfor top-grafting operations in  the spring.  Any growers who need sions  could please let me know what variety und quantities are needed^ and  MURDOCH McLEOD  EYESIGHT  SPECIALIST  -a-  will be at  CRESTON HOTEL  Wednesday, January 28, and  Thurrday, January 29  THIS IS A FAMILY INVITATION  TO THE  Community Service  in'the.-- V y, f "v"  V    GRAND THEATRE  Sunday, Jan. 25  at 7.30* p.*)H, Prompt.  SPEAKER:  H������ Arthur Barton  the Actor-Preacher.  1������* Mfcl a������np<������ai  "preetatad by all nrea���������a>n������.  ��������� -���������- ���������      ~     ' y~ - -.  Mrs*.McPhersnn    and family,   who  have baen residents of Idaho foWsnme  time p*f:-t, hmre returned to reside with  her father, Mr. Turner,  following her  husband's death which occurred some  months ago.  i  Evangelist Barton opened his two  weeks* campaign on Tuesday night  and has been drawing vr-ry hirge  crowds ever since, his popularity atj  Creston being so great that sleighloads  of young people are coming ont from  thereto again hear him. -This week  ht* is the guest of Mr. and Mrs  Strong. '  ���������        :rf  SiPSSmmitS^  ii  SUBJECT:  Dr- Jekyll and  Mr. Hyde1  ?*  EVERYBODY WELCOME!  TlllBATBE KINDLY OONATIDD  byC. O. Rodgers.  Rev. M. Varley of Creston was here  for Sunday night Church of England  service, but due to unfavorable weather the turnout was not as large as  usual.  Mrs. Dennes was calling on Creston  friend-- between trains on Saturday.  Yardni aster and Mrs. Loasby are  finishing ont their winter vacation  with a couple of weeks'stay at Seattle,  and are expected to be back early in  February.  Mrs. Jones, who was rather severely  injured due to a full from s. ch:ih* dui2  ing Christmas week, is getting about  on crutches, and expects to be around  as usual in a few days.  Jack Cameron has jiiBt been notified!  of his transfer to take a job on thi.  nltfht aide of yard work nt Cranbrook  nnd will be leaving with Mrs, Cameron nnd family to reside there as soon  as Mr. Loasby rulurns to work.  An Important business deal was  closed at tho first of the week when T.  RngerB- purchinsed outright the bunin-  ess nncl buildings of the B. F. White-  Bide store and will, we understand,  move tho pontoflflca and transfer hta  staock t*y the new premiB***: ait nnca.  The Whiteside building waa only  erected about three years ago, wltithe flour and feed w-eir-ehoune ������dd������Kl  labt -ummor, nncl Is splendidly adapted  fox retail storek<w_phiig.  Spring lamb will be  available  from  Mrs, Jcnes ranch at Kuskanook ratbea*  eariter than usual this year aa alrmdj"  Bovott very tine young Htoropahirem  have already arrived.  Mr. and Mrs. 0. M. Goodman ancB  Mr.  "Uad  Mm.  lloy Proctor of Cr-is.a.11-  " At & meet-lag.of the esecetlve  os_  Monday^ th is. v year's -standing   committees were struck, as  follows,   and**  the February" session will- be asked to  confirm these!appointments:  Finance���������^Geo. Johnson; _S. C Gibbs.  C. G. Bennett.  Transportation rind Highways���������C.  O. Rodgers. C, F. .Hayes, U. S. McCreath. *-  Ira-igatioa      and    Agriculture���������Ja  Adlard, Robt. Stark, K. S. Bevan.  Reclamation ���������Guy Constable, C  Garland, E. Mallandaine.  Publicity���������C F. Hayes, S. A. Speers  Alex. Lidgate.  Legislative and Municipal���������C. B.  Garland, Col. Fred Lister, K. Speneer.  Electric Light���������-B. C. Gibbs. C. F.  Hayes, CI W. Allan, C. G. Bennett,  S. A. Speers, C B. Garland, Jas.  Adlard.  B  brook were visitors here with Will  Goodman on Tuesday and Wednesday.  We understand that Roy will succeed  Jack Cameron on the switch crew on  the hitter's transfer to Cranbrook.  T. Rogers* store had a close call  from going up in smoke on Friday  morning, Mr. Rogers* efforts to put  the blase out beir-g supplemented by  the work of the section crew which  noticed the bluze before it bad much  headway.  GRAND THEATRE  Saturday, JAN.  24  The JAMES CRUZE  Prodnctioii  U9m -n   PaivimIv nf  S5. *5   <tSl    ^j'^Pm.RR^TZm-j^   **J"S  Western life and  WW0tMh ���������___ um ^Hj ttup d^������ ^^  MA UR Jl      ���������UJL      JL^aHLilJB"Jc EH34 m  a" 1lftlj(W������iitji^l^-^^  Kt&mWkMnmmi^  MM  MM.  ���������ti_i  mm  tt  mmm  fcamamwaiwrn wmaii  H!Sfl "'fcJSJ&ib^^'-^  Kurairii^s&'.jf^i^iascCMBT^gga  T1-"fl  ���������IT?!?  v<-  ������"'  ���������TTTR    BEVTT5.W,    Or-TSSTYW.    B     C.  BlfUT g_.Il I   | ill; g   SilO g  ��������� B"JP ���������  JAMES FRENCH DORRANC3*.  Co-Author   of,  "<3������t   Tour   Man,"  "Glory Rides the Range." JEtc  (Serial   Rig-Ms   Arranged   Through  P.   X>.   Goodchlld.   Publishers.  Toronto)  The fifce lines, of her slim young figure were swathed in rags after the  fashion of the North Coast native women.* Waist line was nil, her makeshift skirt seemed to drop from her  shoulders. For a one-piece garment,  it certainly! was of pieces, patched and'  pinned and tied together. He doubted if "^lie cbliid step olityor it without!  taking* it^apart"....������*';''. 7"-- .;.,...;-;-. !.':i:'-" ��������� . ,7_  \:06 yhery cbmiplexidn she had done  si^ethingl.toTlgive ,.iti a rich -copper  tinge. ^!T Tliei'7hand s were stained to  match.,! Her: lips had been thickened  with paint lines and over her .patrician ynosei ran. a series of blue-lines',  a counterfeit of the tattooing with  which the Argonaut native women disfigure themselves. A fiijg.er tied up  ih :a!:soIleay!rak added the ;last touch  Of verisimilitude. . ��������� ."'  7J Recovering' : from his first shock,  Seymour reminded himself of their  situation. "Didn't I make it plain  yesterday that your coming here wa^>  beyond all reason?" he demanded almost petulantly.  "Not so far beyond as myself," she  murmured rebelliously. "I'm here,  am I not? And you'll find me more  reasonable for having had my own  way.",: '���������"        - '      '...-- .-���������..'���������  She   intended   following   him  the first, she  admitted,  and for  that  reason, she had  watched" his  descent  from the top of the cliff, marking the  difficulties he  had overcome.   - After  helping her father back to the'mission,  some    well-lighted    motion 'I. she had given her evening to make-up  He  saw  Bonnemort  call a j and costume.      She left home before  Siwashes to them;   but no I daybreak  ^.  TO    R    S  Before disclosing your Invention to anyone, eend for Free "RECORD OF"  INVENTION.      New leaflet "PATENTS-���������A Road to Fortune'  on request.      Prompt, personal service.  W. IRWIN HASKETT7Hope Bldg.,  16 Elgltr St., Ottawa, Ont,  :wW.m%mkwgBa '  '-  also free  Write TODAY. _  "Next door to the  Canadian. Patent Office'1"  "Richer than gold!-"��������� In thought,  Seymour', murmured Bart's exclamation of promise to Mrs. Caswell.  He believed that at last he knew  the answer to one part of the Glacier  Creek riddle. But he said nothing  to the girl about his hopes as he  pocketed the fragment.  "You said the Siwashes would tell  you which of the two men rode away  from the gulch, the morning of the  murder," he reminded her. "Did  they?"  (To be continued)  CONSTIPATED" CHILDREN  from    behind the bushes,  felt    as    though    he    were  conversations   reached  (Continued)  Exercising   the   utmost   caution,   he  worked    his    way    eastward until he  crouched opposite an exaggerated "ant j other,  hill" of activity, undoubtedly the scene j were made to-.each.  Peering  Seymour  watching  picture.  couple of  word   of their  him. "  For an hour he watched them as  thes" directed the morning clean-up of  the treasure gathered on the riffles-���������  cross cleats of wood on the bottom of  the sluice troughs���������from, tbe" pay dirt  washed --the previous day. One departure from the regular placer practice stood out. The gleaners carried  two sacks, one twice the size of the  At every Yifile, contributions  of major operations. There were  three sluices here, near a bench that  had been shattered by a recent explosion. No crew of white miners  could have shown greater industry or  fewer lost motions than the natives  at work there. And as below, he saw  no- sign of a white oppressor.  Then, from a tent near the Indian  encampment, there emerged a brawny  man who answered the O'Malleys" description of Bonnemort, he who nearly  had done, for Bart. Six feet two or  three and built from the soles up, he  stood looking over the "busy scene.  In a flash, Seymour recognized the  red-headed man who had insisted on I  sending wine to the young Mounties |  in that Montreal cabaret. Something  of a change of scene, this; but not so  surprising in Canada���������land - of far-  flung opportunities.  The sergeant surmised this to be  the alleged breed's first appearance of  the    morning. Confirmation;'  came  with the appearance of a young squaw  hearing a tray of breakfast which she  spread on a rough table before the  tent. Indeed, this breed must have a  "way" with the Siwashes, thought the  sergeant, to command from them such  competent service. From his reserved seat in the brush; he envied  him the cup of steaming coffee and,  later, the cigar which the autocrat of  the wild lighted. This last waa particularly tantalizing to one whose pipe  must perforce remain cold.  Presently ""came    a    small man on  horseback, all-white, puttee-clad, and,  on reasonable supposition, one Kluger  by  name.       Dismounted, the new arrival, reputed to be the "brains of the  outfit," did not come to his  partner's  -shoulder;  but from the rapidity of his  movements, Seymour judged that  his  small  frame  concealed  a   dynamo   of  energy.      The two conferred a moment, th-t-n started    toward'' ihe    sluice  box.  NERVES  BETTER NO  Received   Much  Benefit   by  Taking Lydia E. Pinkham's  Vegetable Compound  Chatham, Ontario.��������� "I atarted to get  weak after my second chitd waa born,  and kept on. getting  worae until J eould  not do my own housework and was so bad  with my nerves that  I was afraid to atay  alone at any time. I  had a girl working  for me a wholo year  If this was a division of the yield  between the managing sharpers and  working owners, it seemed unnecessarily clumsy. Why did it need to be  done on the dump in such piecemeal  fashion? Both parties to the proceeding seemed satisfied, however.  There was no haggling, not even discussion over the division, if such it  really was.  In the end, the two whites, between  them, carried the larger and heavier  sack to Bonnemort's -tent, while the  two Indians who had made the cleaning carried off the smaller hag to one  of their wickiups.  After spending several minutes  within the tent, behind closed flaps.  the partners catae out and .. started  down-stream, Bonnemort walking  with long strides beside the mounted \  Kluger. "To the sergeant, the supposition seemed reasonable that they  were bound for a clean-iip at the lower diggings and that, for a time, the  upper creek would be free -������f whites.  He decided upon a bold stroke, the  success of which would depend upon  how far the Siwashes had been taken into confidence.  Going down the- creek bank in the  brush until he was out of sight of the  camp, he gained the trail and started  back. He walked as openly as.though  he belonged to the outfit; stopped a^  several points to look critically at the'  work being done, then strode on wi.h  a nod or grunt of approval. None  challenged his advance; not even a  look questioned him. He entered the  tent as though he had every right to  do so, as, Indeed, he had, although It  was a right of a different sort than  any who observed him might have imagined.  As the canvas flaps fell behind liim,  he made a rapid survey of the interior���������two folding cots with bedding",  camp stools, a table built of empty  dynamite boxes With the labels of the  t "Kingdom Come" brand much in evl-  I dence, and an improvised clothes  I horse hung with an assortment ot*  I masculine apparel. His particular  interest settled on what looked like a  carpenter's tool chest, but which, for  want of any likelier container, he took  | to be the camp's treasury box. Without much hope, he stooped and tried  the lid.      It was locked.  In the act of kneeling to examine  this, the tent was suffuse-l in sunlight from the opening of a flap. Ho  straight fneti and turned as a j'oung  squaw --nteied, h*r head bound in a  bright-colored bandanna, ' Possibly  she was the* fastidious Bonnemort's  (-haiTiherinaid, he thought, come to  make the bed. HiH heart was pouncing.      An alarm would ruin all.       '  ^���������Klo-howyah!"    she    grunted     tho  usual   Chinook   greeting,   hut   evinced  no Biirpilse at finding him in tho tent.  "Don't   mind   me,"   he   managed   to  ! "Do you mean to say. you tip-toed  that ledge and made the jump into the  fir, tree?" he asked incredulously.  - She shook her head, flashing him a  smile. *T profited by watching you.  I came all the way down by rope,  "bringing-an extra coil, ready knotted,  from the mission and tying it to tlie  end of yours."  "But you won't be able to fool the  squaws!" he observed, again looking  troubled. i'  "Haven't tried. They think I slipped in to see how they are faring and  togged out as one of them that the  Whites would not11 suspect my visit.  They" seem pleased���������perhaps flatter-  ed-^-and will keep., my secret."  Seymour did not relish the situation  created hy her persistence. The  girl's presence was a grave complication. It handicapped him just when  his investigation was advancing with  unexpected smoothness. But now  that she: was in, his duty was to get  her out. safely.  "And how are your Indian wards  faring?" he asked, hy way of gaining  time to figure out the safest, most expeditious exit for her.  "They puzzle me for they have no   ,*_������������������.. .���������.*. ������������      ��������� ��������� *.     ���������������._,������...,.���������_w_ aiTjijf���������!.,>,���������,,  OUllIiJICll-U.t,, E>XJl*_ Ct XEC> **  CJL V=Vl. AiiJ-W..C*  conditions have changed or that im.7  . poster was sadly misled iri his ohser'  j vations. Actually, the Indians seein  to look upon BoftneBiort and Kluger  as benefactors. '-Hiyu skookum Boston men,' they  call  the  rescals."      '������������������  "B. _-! K. are taking the bulk of the  clean-up," Seymour told her. "I  watched the divvy when they stripped the sluices out front this morning."  "But that doesn't seem possible,"  Moira protested. "I hear from two of  my most trusted klootchmen that the  Indians are given all the gold."  Seymour seemed not^to have heard.  He was crossing to tlie front of the  wall tent where, beneath the table, he  had sighted a sack exactly like the  treasure-weighted one he had seen  the partners carry from the creek.  But If this was the same, it had been  emptied,  "All the gold, I said," repeated the  girl, impatient at"his seeming lack of  attention   to   her   astonishing   report.  "T*71-iot-   An.   -irnn    malrt.'rif   Hint     Snvfrnant.  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Be it good or ill, be it what you will,  It meeds must help me on my road,  My rugged''way to heaven, please God.  '"-       " ���������Christina G-. Rossetti  God help you to do something more  than to resist your temptation.      God  heli> you to do something more than  simply to come down as. if you had resisted #an enemy.     ..God help you to..  come    forth    not    merely strong,-but  ' stronger; not merely haying kept the  strength you have,  but -_lled-������ with* a  new and  inspiring    strength,    which  subsists in tliese three   great    things  which have taken possession of your  soul���������your consciousness that God is  over you, that the power of God is in  you, and that every one led into temptation is the child of God. ' "   . y  ���������Phillips Brooks.  ������������&^ *������i ?���������***- ������*  t Ba&"������$- *'  THE   MASCOKI   "WISEtESS  TELEGRAPH Co.   OF  CAHA2A  LIMITED, MONTREAL  Great West Electric Co., Ltd., Winnipeg, Distributors for Manitoba; Independent Electric Co., Ltd., Regina,  Distributors for Saskatchewan; Bruce  Robinson Distributors, Ltd., Calgary,  Distributors fbr Alta.  '.'.. /Ovation . For Gen. Booth '���������'-  -ft*" wonderful reception was tendered to General Bramwell Booth, head  of the Salvation Army, by a large  gathering.of .Salvation Army workers,  in Albert Hall, London. The occasion was the celebration of the General's golden jubilee as an officer of  the organization.  What do you make "of that. Sergeant  Scarlet?"  'Til say that is right kind and unbelievably generous of B. & K. and  that a right lively surprise is awaiting  my Irlsher when I get her out of jeopardy."  The sergeant had upturned the  sack and was shaking It. A single  jagged lump, evidently held in the  fabric when the sack had been dumped, thudded to the: ground. Both  leaned over to examine it. The girl  straightened first.  "More of that .old frog-gold," she  said with another low, aggravating  laugh.  Seymour picked up the specimen. It  was of the same grayish, metallic  substance ns the hand-shaped piece  which Moira had given him at tho  mission. This one, however, held no  yellow offering.  >  ���������ML. '" ���������[      ,".'   ''      Ul  reply with a well assumed aHRurancci,  before I wast able to i hoping hIh' at U.-nst could understand  domywaahinffaR-am. KngllHli, i-yi-n though nlie did 'n6t  Through a friend  I    m,������.-���������������,  it  feai?l?do,* -^X*-"- E- {   "But nlir-  Bpoke it. nnd  to lilt* utter  ..    ^ , Pinj-nam fl   Vcgetft. j ronatornatlon.      "Hlght good make-up  ble Compound and took four bottles of - tr *t fool*,  a  Mrn-nlle." Hho said with  it.    I c-avei birth to a baby boy the 4th j ���������  mtlng lauf-h    that    wax    controlled  tiny of beptembcr, 1922. I am still doinp- j nof *��������� rnrry br-vond rlic ounvm*. "How  my own work and vv-������hin^    Of course, , df, vou llkff mfi*ftB (i kloot������.,1?-- <  I don t  feci well every d������iv Jbecause I        -Moira!" he whinnerr-d.  "Soup. oth--i'. Hi'i'i.t-jint. Scarlef."  rir a i*t *-������������������������������������" xx.v.  T������nt-Told Tales  ."���������������*, ri.-jur f;tout. "u.'l *->tart*d at ISn*-  young woman, maiv������'lla������ at her rom-  I"|a--t'������ "ninnforrmition. A rlf*ht .-nod  ii)nkt'-i_'������, _-,l..-i had r.'allr-d tt. 3 to  fotild truthhilly trifilu- tha*. ntatemont  :'ifrf*M''T. Whf-n 3n**r #-ye������ wc.ro hid-  d<*n nnd Iut voira-* Mtft 1-r-fl. nil trace of  IjIm bf*lov������Ml wftH Kono. She looked nn  Ml-vftf.h nn fhomirh. ������hft h.'ul hf*en born  on thf trull or a ,-trjuitw mo-tlier find  had pu("H<*d Iter batt'liood nf rapped to  ii   hour.I.  (IMP-,  don't feci well every d������iy Jbeca-uRe I  don't met my rept as the baby is w cross.  But when 1 p-nt.my rt!-i*t i feel fine. T  am mill taking the Vepv.tal.lr- fkjm-  jiound unci aan Koing to keep on with it  until cured. My nervcrj arc a lot better  Hince taking it, 1 can ntay alone day or  night and not ho tho least frlghtr-ned.  You can uno thia Jotter aa a testimonial  and I will nnnwer letter** from wr������m<<n  n-ilcingabout the Vegetable Compound."  ���������Mrs, CflAUUKii C_*RfiON% 27 Forftytho  Strrot, Chnt.liam, Ontario,  Mrfl. Caraon ia wlllfng to write fo any  .*a        .       .       . .... t\*      t 0 _. ,  |K,;������r������    4>i     vin.������a������������an    HU 11 ���������-������ iT,,-    >n>iil     aant'i.Mtfa  troubJow.  . , ���������.-_���������. , ���������������,���������,...,������������������-,������������������.,,.���������������--  w.   n.   u.   ir.r-2  WholesoniB __________ Ref reshlns  Fariti Help Now  TO BE OP SERVICE to Western Canadian farmers and help  to meet their needs in securing* competent farm help, the  CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY will continue its farm help  service during 1925 and will include in this service, as last  year, the supply of women domestics and boys.  Through experience in the last two years, the Company is now  in touch with a number of good farm laborers in Great Britain,  Norway, Sweden, Denmark, France, Holland, Switzerland and  other European countries and can promptly fill applications  for farm Uielp.  In order to hav������ the help reacK Canada in time for the spring;  operations, farmers requiring help must get their applications  in early, to enabla us to secure the help needed,  .Blank application forms and full information -regarding: the  service may be obtained from any C.P.R. agent or from any  of the officials listed below. THE SERVICE IS ENTIRELY,  FREE OF CHARGE.  THE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY COMPANY  Department of Colonization and Development.  WINNIPEG,���������M.  13.  Thornton,  Superintendent of ColonJ-i-tlon,  T. S. Aclic-on. GencraY.1 A*"-rlcultiiral Agent.  Canada CnlonUstlon Co.  SASKATOON���������W.  J.  Gerow-,  L������nd Asrent.  II.   V.  Kamnr,  Special  Colonla������������on 'Atttnt.  OftEGINA���������G.  D.  Bropliy. plBtrlct  ranaenffer A stent.  CALGAHY���������T.   O.   I*.   Herzer,  A������*Utnnt tt������, 0uperliit������n-l������-������t ot  Colonlienttion.  KbMONTON���������J.  Miller,  I-nnil  A������ent.. "  VANCOUVEIt���������M.  A.  Loiifthrim, Land Agent.  II. C P. Cr*t-_well,  Superintendent.  ff. fl. PKNN1S.  Chief Commiaaioner.  ���������.-.Wl-S's'i*'**--.'I," VWl J^f:  Valb.eO^  also inpcKkq9esf5*������.20$  3Rt* \m%ImVmt*WN&t'<M,  M AC DON ALD*S  MONTREZAL  aWmW-P-WHtm HHlW-ll<lWla.������*H������t-. J^taW^MfUAl_5T������A-Wii*"*���������������*.��������������� ,*-   .4. 7.a/M"! ������Tmi  wiia'iijiiwMwwiwai.iiuit. .j 'L&1  THE   BE VIEW,   CRESTON,   B.    C.  Large  Refracting Telescope  To Cost $75,000 and Will  Be Largest  In World.  Two famous astronomers from the  Ruman-Observatory at Nikolaiev on  the Black: Sea' have been for some  time in England supervising the construction of the various sections of  what* will .'eventually be the largest  refracting telescope in the world. The  refractor, 42 inches in diameter is  being manufactured at a famous optical glass works at Derby, while other  mechanical parts are being made at  St. Albans. The telescope will cost  $75,000. It  contains  a  mirror  8"_  inches thick, which, weighing nearly  1,000 lb. took more than a year of  grinding and polishing to make. The  refractor is ^ being -made specially  strong for the most accurate work.  ;!?7TN''bf^$ftp.KKi||i!  w~kA^wt������$m  ^ORLD HAPPENINGS  BRIEFLY 1  Monsignor    GregoriiiS,    "ecumenical  patriareh    of    the    Gre,ek    Orthodox -  Church, is dead.  A continuance .of the British Empire Exhibition next year is now assured.'  A world-wide agricultural census will  be taken in ,1930. by the; International  Institute"*of Agriculture at Rome.-  The government has decided Jhat  Ceylon will not participate in.the Brit-.  Ish Empire exhibition at Wembley in  1925. .Ceylonwas represented at .the  exhibition this year.   ':._.',  A national convention  forythe  fur-  . Perfect home dyeing and tinting, is  guaranteed with Diamond, Dyes. Just  dip in cold water to  tint soft, ��������� delicate  shade, or boil to dye  rich, permanent colors. Each 15-cent  pa cIta g e contains  directions so simple  any woman can "dye  "or tint lingerie, silks, ribbohs, skirts.  waists.     dresses,     coats,     stockings.  Subject To  Change  London       Doctor*      Sayar     Attempted  Suicides Run In Cycled  Explaining how great was the need  of an accident ward at the "Vgest London Hospital, the medical superintendent says that typ%s of attempted suicides    "seem    to    run in cycles.      As  soon  as  we have  to admit  the  first  case of attempted poisoning by gas we  fill up all  available oxygen cylinders  because   we   know  more.swill   follow.  There is the poison phase, and then  jumping    into   the   river,-   and   from  windows.      Monday is the usual day  for suicide cases.*'  Will. Try  New  Invention  rule   for  Scotland tgweaters,  draperies,  coverings,  hang,?-]  was held at, Glasgow with seven members, of theI'"British' "House-'- of Commons in attendance. 7.7,      :y77-;....7y-''-  :The total value of Canada's ..root and  -fodder crops including    potatoes    for  this year is estimated by the Bureau  of Statistics *at $278,063,000 as against  $279,682,900 -last year.    " 77".  Rodney G. Wood, camp'chief of the  Boy Scouts* Association of Canada, is  leaving soon for his home in Central  Africa :to resume his^activities on his  ���������own tobacco and cotton plantations.  ings, everything new.  Buy '"Diamond Dyes''���������-nq other kind  ���������-and teli your druggist whether .the  material you wish to color is wool or  silk, or whether it is linen, cotton or  mixed goods. ��������� 7^  Hamburg-American   Steamship  Co.   is  Testing "Rotor" System .  The Hamburg- American Steamship  Company is so convinced of the importance of Anton Flettner's "rotor"  system which controls vessels without  crew or sails, that it has decided to  build immediately ten freighters of  this type of io,000 tons each, says a  Berlin dispatch .to Lloyd Shipping  Gazette. The company will als*o con-  Vert other ships to the rotor principle  for freight service on the Asiatic  route.. . ....,-���������  ..--.-... -  Amnesty  For CaiSiaux  Freed-off the Consiequenees of War-  Time Charges  Joseph Caiilaux, former premier of  Prance, who in October, 19i8, was  found guilty of haVing "impeded prosecution of the war," was voted amnesty  by the senate. The amnesty bill was  adopted by the Chamber of Deputies  last* July.  "Louis Malvy, former minister of the  interior, convicted of communicating  with the* enemy during the war, and  banished from France for three years,  was also voted amnesty.  The vote was taken-imraediately after a stirring speech by'Premier Her-  riot, who pleaded with tUe senators  to let bygones be bygones.  The amnesty measure-restores Caiilaux to full civic rights!'���������-���������.'���������"TJpbn well  informed authortty, it is said, the government intends to appoint liim to the  high post of financial advisor to the  ministry of finance within a short  time. -.,. - . v:7. ������������������".-...-'' y:  The announcement of amnesty for  the former premier, whose case foil  many: years gave rise to the bitterest  disputes among Frenchmen in .all  walks of life, bringing about the estrangement of friends, fist fights in  restaurants and cafes, duels and riot-  jiag ih the streets, caused- hardly a  ripple on the surface of the life of  Paris today.  Want Duty Cat On Auton-shiSes  Delegations   Make   Representations to  ,   the   Government at Ottawa  Representations  are  being made* to  I the governnaent from various sources  " and; deputations have be en at Ottav.-a  specifically asking * a reduction in the  duty on motor vehicles or at least the  elimination   of -the-, sales -tax.       The  duty    on    both ^passenger    cars    and  dorus and callouses come off under:l trucks is now 35 per cent., the excise  the Hot Water Treatment so quickly [tax being additional.- :   Prices'on the  and   painlessly  that* -everyone   should   same cars made in the tTnited States  knowaboutyit.     Here is what you do: !and    Canada.   are   ciaimed to show a]  Take  hot foot bath, and put a  tew.      -,'���������'-,.,  .,���������'- ��������� ,,���������":-,-   7 c *,     e ���������_  drops of Putnam's Painless^Gdrn Ex- '.marked.disparity-in,favor of the farm-  tractor" over the tender  surface,  and"- qtw1 *" -^i^w ������<* *^ ������*vtftnt. to whir-h.  Was Troubled With Her,  _"T _ ���������_ __A.  nean  and  T"_T .������..������_������������������ *v ������  For-"Shears.  Stinging Coras Drop Out  l'-%vi_&irft^teK<E  t������e pain- stops. .' You get-glorious relief- from Putnam's Painless Corn Extractor. Remember the name. Costs  but little and gives big 'results. Sold  by all druggists.  . "-.-yy?        .... A---'-   .  .'...��������� ! Why the Gloom?  Just why there shouid be the gloom  fountf in some quarters of Canada  today passes the understanding oi  Canadian "Jinance, of Winnipeg, wliich  emphasises the fact that the only  country in which the average income  Is .greater today than it was before  the war is Canada!���������Regina Leader.  er and in view of tlie extent to which  such vehicles are utilized, it is desired  to have this difference modified.  Canada has become a very large exporter of. motor cars. It is not sought  todo away with the protection" but  either to modify it or, cut out the excise taxes", so that prices in thp'two  countries may be more similar. Any  action*! by the' government would be  only at the'-time of the budget.  Mrs. James Hutledge, Nappan Station,   N".  S.y writes:���������"I  think . it   my  duty to tell you about what Milburn's  Heart and Nerve Pills have done  for i  me. -     .   - l  For years ** was troubled with my  heart and nerves, and-was. so bad, at  times, I would faint away and fall  right- down where I was sitting or  standing, and after one! of these attacks I would sometime^ be in bed for  weeks at a" time and feeling that life  was not wprtb* living. ....      ^  I finally start *-d: tlipuse of  MI__BURN'S  HEART ANi> NERVE  pills  and after using the first box ��������� I saw 1  was getting relief, and after ; using  them for a short time I found that they  did for me what no other remedy had  ever done."  Milburn's lx. & N.PIlls are for sale  a! all druggists and dealer's;   put up |  Says Piobe Is Justified  Matter of Common Sense  Opinion of  Ontario Superintendent  Parole for the majority of offenders  was justified by Dr*. A. A. ."Laveli,  superintendent of parole for ..Ontario,  in an address.  ''The public, sometimes forgets that  a prisoner's wife and family frequently suffer a great deal more than he  does if he is kept inside an institution," he said. '' "This is ixiaking the  innocent suffer.  "We are not sentimentalists.  a matter of scientific common sense to  handle the man so that he continues  to bear his share of social obligations  and is under a constant   urge    to  StlctlSiiL- .    *  Hollow Log Made  v  JU1&V      H������W UCIU      "'  Mounted On "Vloto'r Truck Has  Electricity and Running Water  A hollow log 22 feet long and 'eight  feet in diameter, divided Into a combination bedroom and parlor, a kitchenette, a breakfast nook and a "bathroom with-shower and mounted on a  motor truck, is the home of Mr. ? and  Mrs. C. Cave. It has electricity and  running water.  The Caves, living in their tree home,  go 1 left Kelso, Wash., recently to see the  J eas"t.  'I '  '" "    ' "    '     -'���������''   ��������� '"���������  Target" For Naval Guns  U.S. .Dreadnought To Be Destroyed  Under Disarmament Programme  With the last'effort-to-save her from  destruction dismissed by the supreme  court of the district of Columbia, the  super-dreadnought Washington, that  was three-quarters completed, was  towed from the Philadelphia.navy yard  hy five tugs for a point fifty miles off  the Virginia Capes Where she will  serve as a target in naval experiments.  The ship was doomed to he destroyed  as a result of the Washington conference. '������������������������������������-.    ', ''.-'������������������..' .  Her    destruction,"   it    is' said, will  ������ .IL^I1!6. T* Milburn Go''Limited, ] mark compietion hy the United* States  Toronto, Out.  MRS,.  HENRY  MCDONALD  This Article Will Interest  Every Mother!  Toronto, Ont.--*'Dr. Pierce's Fovorito  Prescription Is tho greatest help In  motherhood of any modlclrto I havo over  lcno^vn. I am tho mother of six children  nnd I' suffered greatly each tlmo ox-  copb tlio lust ono, when I was advised  to tolca Dr. riorco's Favorlto "Proscription, which I did, and I got along just  Una: felt woll and strong and hnd practical*.-, no suffering, and hail^j* grand  ttfibr, tlii*t has ulwni's YtFxn vc-.ry  healthy. ,������I ro������ained my atrcn-rth vory  qnlokly'afterward. I wiih ho thiuil-fiil  ���������fo havp boon-advised of thia mediclno.  It Buvo mo fiuch wonderful hclp,"--Mra.  JJonry McDonald, a Wllmot Avonuo,  Health ia o_ vital Importance to ovory  l-nothor.   Do not noffloct tho ttiost valuable .asset you havo.   Got this Prescription of Dr. Pierce's front your nel-rhbor-,  hood druf-ffli-t. In tublots or liquid, or  Simple and Sure.���������i>r. Thomas" Eclectric Oil is so simple in application  that a child can understand the instructions. Used as a liniment the  only direction is -to rub, and when  used as a dressing to apply. The  directions are so plain and unmistakable that they are readily understood  by young or old.  Surgeons Operate  With Patient  Awake  New Method Called "'Nen/b Blocking"*  Is Being Tried      -A----  Prediction (that the majority o C surgical operations . in the future will J*o  performed  while  tho  p!ii*tej-it is1 conr  scions was made before ^2_feie)fil;.^snepical  convention.      By  "blocT^ing^! tlie  nerve group that controls tho part ot  the body to _b oporatecjl .tipon through  the agency of a^ocal  anaeathotlc, lt  was said that pain would be eliminated  without  tho  necessity  of putting  tho  patient  to  sleep.      Considerable  research worlc in nerve blocking lias  already been done, and certain -mnjor  operations    havo    already  boon performed.   !  Has Worn Uniform  Thirty-eight Years  Colon|pl of Grenadier Guards  Enlisted  When Twelve Years, Old  An interesting ceremony at the annual dinner of 1st Grenadier Guards'  Sergeants Club, London, was the presentation of a cheque for -E228 lo Col.  W. .G. Carton, who, at the age of 12  years, enlisted in the regiment as a  drummer boy^ Col. Garton,., in expressing his thanks, said'he-was flora  in the regiment and for 38 years he  had worn the uniform.      , ������  i������13-������!l_liif3  ^J||Pix|iiSii  MONEY ORDERS  Remit by Dominion Express Money  Order. - .If lost or. stolen you get your  money *.ac"k.  YOU'VE   TRIED  THE   REST  NOWtBUV- THE "BEST  of the disarmament programme.  Cheapest of all Ollsi���������Considering'  the qualities of Dr. Thomas' Eclectric  Oil it is the cheapest of all preparations offered to the public. It is to  be*found in every drug store, in Canada from coast to coast and all country merchants koep It for sale. So,  being easily procurable and extremely  moderate ln price, no one should be  without a bottle of it.  There !��������� a dealer handling NeWSastlB com  In every town In Western Canada. Uoolc  (or him.  Your Aothma, Too. Tho efllcacy 61!  Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy is  not something that id merely to bo  hoped for; .It is to bo expected. It  seldom fakls touring relief, and In  y<aur-ovra iadlv���������dut>E ca-;- it tvlil do thu  same. So -universal Kas boon thoinuc-  coao of thia far-famod remedy ' ilnii  ovory ono afflicted with this disease  owes it to himself to try It.  Tho aerial ut the high powor station  ���������at  Chelmsford,  England, is  600   feet  , .*   - -    ...   - ^ - . -   -.-     a _--   I lone and is carried on masts moro than  fiend 10 cents for trial Daclco.ro to Dr.   , .nn f..y .%i���������������  Vlrt^av������������l  f ,*>vna-jil-rtv.������t [n ������H������l������Ah������������r~  iflnl"     I ���������100   lOOi  ll.fih.  ���������������*t u,,Kt. ������������"4i  \V.    Uk ,U.    1552  ������Keen Mlrunrd's Ll������"-lment In ihe House  Use Cuticiifn Soap Daily  Bathe with Cutlcura Soap and hot  water to cleanse your skin and free  It from Impurities. B f cough c? pirn ���������-  ply, anoint with Cutlcura Ointment.  Cutlcura Tmlcum 'la k_e#l for pcr-  iunalag; at������ well *������ powdering.  New Style Of Plane  Claims Air Bicycle Is Made Possible  By New "Invention  An ' air bicycle which will onablt>  man to fly with less effort than requir-,  ed for walking Is probable as the result bf the invention of a new pro-  pellor which, it Is claimed, dispenses  with the aeroplane motor and can boj  run by manpower alone. . Major Plt-  arskl, of Vienna, is tho Inventor.  His propellor Is called a "wing pro-  pollor," tho wings beings supposed to  vibrato and grip the air much more  effectively than tho rotating blade  propellor.  "The motor car," he says ln a news-  a matorboat at Vienna and shows ef-  foctivc-ness tn water which is too shallow for regular propellors.  A German company has been formed  with a capital of 1,000,000 gold marks  for production of motorboats and aero-  planea   equipped   with   the   n������*w   pro-  POllOl'B.  SEND  FOR  OUR  ' FREE  MUSICAL  INSTRUMENT  AND  RADIO  CATALOGS  421  ** McDe-rn-tott    Av������.,    Winnipeg  CMBfS  trcn^th and  odtfess 9T  BEEF  Cfti-Hat'lM*!  !Ba_a|j4������ 8t_- Vt** tayJMfll. A%a������  |iluai������*l|- "OaiUMHra, If. <Q. *l*S 381*4,. 1  trrUm.m44m4$ '.mi. AJimmm������mnt.i.mt m**U^.'* U  MS- 'trr ���������>*������������ *-**w afc_-������Ia__f IStlclc.  No matter how deep-rooted the corn  may bo, it must yield to Holloway's  Cbrn Hcniover JC _sod art directed.  No matter ho.w well you tru-at th������  world you will ncv^r 8c*t out of It  alive.  THI   M~VW   rHNOH   NIMIOV.  THERAPION No. 1  THERAPION NO.2  THERAPION N0.3  Wa. 1 far MUkdal������rC*itk.fa-ai.   Ma, 8 fn.* Ulead ill  81-ln DlaaiMM*. Mm. ������rerCtirealoWiia������'t"*i������������������������.  au7i".u ���������������������.������fci������ri������*J ch-sunt* rs.T������*t':ir_i������<_ij(f<0t;juMO..3������.  Mlnard'a Liniment for Colda  l> M. 4. m. 4^ i. *.. u_}* *  M*it ai. ���������io7^"tt1j������*oMVfl"r."iV.'."iroWo''iVai 6'n-i  tM. jj*gKiaiH Si rvjiv. New Vura' Clin. If".  "*������������������'.-  I  81  Local and Personal  Bkbth���������-On January 17, to Mr/and  Mrs. C. H. Hare, a daughter.  John M. Andrew was a visitor with  .Sfelson friends a few days - the latter  part of the week.  Sa_e ob _fe������*HASres���������Good Toggen-  burg goat, for anything useful. C. R.  Siggins, Bob well.  . "Frank __omano. sr.   was a business  visitor at  Cranbrook  over the -?eek  end, returning- on  Monday.  Mrs, A. !L. Cameron was a visitor  with Os-anLrobk friends a few days,  this week, returning on Wednesday.  For   8j_cb���������Ladies*    coat,  ei__e. only slightly used.   Can  _t Review Office.  medium  .be seen  Abgliean JUiiircb Services  SUNDAY,  JAN. 25  CRESTON  7.30 p.m.  Raiu'ey Bose of Medicine Hat, Alta.,  ie here for his usual winter holiday  with his brother, J. F. and Mrs. Bose.  Pomj������ir?���������For sale, breeding gees-*;  also two Barred Rock cockerels, all  purebred   stock.    __$_.   Kleist. Creston.  CHAS. tWlOORE, C. E.  .. EPJG0P-EE4-J   .ARCHITECT  ���������    ���������-,.   SURVEYOR  lIBegistered]  CRESTON? B.C.  other organizations were presented  and adopted, with J. P. Rose presiding. The board of managers for 1925  Is made pp of H. W. McDonald. John  BH-siee.-yl.Sr. _2e__de_so_i, Mrs. W. S.  .M!uA'.pme and Mr. and Mrs. John  i?hei-Wood. .  J^peyiooB to going- into   hlB   presenS.  vsfosk.- ^    Arthur   Barton    not., only  j graduated from a school   of  dramatic  :������r������-bnfcywaa   for   some   time   on   the  stage, allot which   accounts   for   the  sobriquet    "atetoi-preacher."       Those  who have heard   him   previously   are  looking forward with great interest to  Sunday night, when he speaks in the  Grand on "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,-  which will give him ample   scope   fos-  both his  eloquence And dramatic tai  ents.    Ever yo ne is co id i ally in vit ed to  the community service.  B     ^^^^rgg gg __F_t S        t^^B^armmy^jIr^iWxaw.___���������__.���������flQ^  Sheil,   Grit, Charcoal,   Beef Scrap,   Crashed  Bone, and STRAW FOR SCRATCHING  All are i_-_-_e2eary for winter egg production.  IT PAYS, TO MIX M&SH  necessary ��������� ingredien ta and s������ bin to mis in.  We have all the  II  Pianoforte, Organ ana  Singing Lessons  ARlHUSt CGLLiS. Creaton  P.O:BixT6    '  '^LWmmemm,  aosww  ______a  Mrs. W. K. Brown got back on  Thursday lust from Cranbrook, where  she had been visiting with Mrs, Gilj  for a few days,  Waa. Morrow^ who has - been working at Bonnington the past few  months, is home on ���������*.   visit    with   his  j family in Creston.  Miss Thelma West of the Fraser  bakery, is away at present oh a couple  of weeks' holiday witb friends in Let fa-  bridge  and   other  southern   Alberta  points (ions tnnt ma*, have been mad  The days are lengthening   out   per- ^P-|*7������bje<.ting to the   opera  ._...,.   ���������'   ,     .        V ���������.. . the   business .of .anv   orgamza  cepfeibly a.6 both ends, and  in"&   very  .--���������������-*���������-- -������������������*-- r.-. ���������-.--:-���������   few days It will be possible* to carry on  business until six p_������v "."tho-it; lighting up.  Lutheran ^-service, in the English  language will fas* held at the residence  of Mr. and Mrs. Keinvvalde Sunday.  Februrry lst,..at 7.30 p.m. by Rev.  Carl C Janssow of Nelson.  Any person guilty of repeating- or  propagating a false report that I had  any part whatever in any representations tbnl may have been made to the  irPDt-������wii*:-v-   .L      operation   of       v ,-~������ ,o..a.>   organization   in  Creston Valley on C.P.R. leases wtH  render themselves liable to proseini-  tien. A. SPBNCER.  m_!u^ ������S the tim? toort-er repairs���������not in  the -prime "when the  F.r Sric&fygi ^Jt^*** <>������*>, Cracked WW  rity Food.    Try  Genaral Change in  Train Service  Effectiv   Sunday, January 11  Times for Trains at Creston  and Eriekson will be:  WESTBOUND���������Daily.  FRICKSON, 3.11. CRESTON a22 p.*-.  BASTBOUND���������Daily,  Eriekson, 12.45.       Creston, 12.39 p.sn  Pacific Standard Ttnie.  For further particulars apply  to any Ticket Agent.  J. E. PROCTOR,  Dist. Passenger Agentf  Calgary.  Fob Sale���������Centrally located  house  with seven rooms-, hot and cold Water,  bath, pantry and good concrete cellar.  Fo: further particulars apply Mrs. W.  B   Martin, victoria Ave.  The Valley bad its January thaw on  Monday and Tuesday, when the first  rainstorms of the year were experienced. In spite of quite steady downpours the-sleighing is still good.  Dick Randall opened his new barber  shop in the Auditorium building on  Saturday. The place has been thoroughly renovated and presents a siiost  inviting appearance throughout.  The Ladies' Guild of Christ Church  Id*lie aii to an afternoon whist at the  Parish Hall on Th tirsday, Jan miry  23th, 3 to 5.30 o'clock. Refreshments  will he ��������������� rved, and- the admission is 25  cents.  TflMBER CUTTERS, BEWARE  Cutting or. removal of timber from  Timber Limits 20563.and 20564. near  Goat River, is forbidden.  >y    JAMES ANDERSON.  Agent for Owners.  Kaslo, B.C., Jawuary   17, 1925.  When  Investing  The managers of -all onr bsanc&es  are in a positioa to obtain reliable infotm&tlc** #���������*_* those of  ..our customers wi&o c<?-_teanplste  maldstg   an   investment.     The  S*_rcha$e or sale of Government,  ..������snicipaS ������_uS the higher grade  Industrial Bonds csm. be arranged through aay-hiasich of  this Sa__k������  FRUIT RANCH FOR SALE  Eight-acre ranch for sale. Has irrigation, house, barn und good boultrv  house. Apply G.. W. HAKR1SON.  Eriekson.. u     - ���������  4S&  R&wleign Products  Change of Agency  RIAJL: BANK  C. W,.ALLAN,  GRBSTON BRANCH,  ���������WmWif  New Stock of  Harness  Second Hand Store in  connection  Ma mtWirahetii  Shoe and Harness Repairing  OGIL VIE Goods are dependable  We have a full stock in the  following lines:  Wheat  Cracked Corn  Scratch  Feed        i  Egg Mash  Swift's Reef  Oyster Shell  Karswood  Poultry  Spice  Spt">  jw" I- Jl it  p  a^emU.     Q   ^m jBfc.     ^miM      a_j___i    __���������___���������_,  ^%!y8^  KmSm ^j$jj!ft ^tmmW^   C9     ESf  *t|ji2'  '- All singers who would like to help  out with the smisic at the conaoaunity  service in-the Gr^aiid "Fheati-e on Sun  day night are asked to attend a choir  practice in the Methodist Church tonight at 8 o'clock. "  Mawson Bros, are'out to ru.-ike the  closing day of their January bale the  biggest of the camp a ign and nie offering a four bar package of Sunlight  soap free to every purchaser of $4  worth of other merchandise. The sale  closes to-mortow.  "Dr. JekyH and Mr.. Hyde,'* cast for  a Sunday evening address by the  actor preacher H. Arthur Barton, is  sure to attrar-t a large audience at the  Grand on Sunday night. The wise  will be there early.  Almost thirty couples were in evidence at tbe orchestra   dnnce   in   the  Parish Htill on Fridny night and one  of the best- times provided at a. local  effort .innet' in many months ia reported. Miss Agnes Hobden in -ip-airi in  charge of tbe pin no.  Atf. Nelson of the Creston Valley  Produce Company, lo-tetcd out a car of  apples at the end of the week, the  [second car lot to roll out of Creston  thtM year Kuttmates are that there  are nt lenHt HtiU 12,000 itoxen that have  not yet been rtuu-kel.eiJ,  At the meeting of the member** of  t-ht* B.C. I'm it l-lro*.verrt AsHociittion at  the office ������tf Growei-H, Limited, on  Thui*������d.n;$* afternoon In-st. (Guy Con-.  hVh ble nvas chttsen hh delegate to the  annual convention at. Penlfc-tnii, and  left for that town on Sunday.  Tilt- contractors have almost completed the add Stion to the Rodgers box  factory and hm wtton as the new ma-  ���������chFnery ih inxtnlled a atarb will be  made tin the l">25 make of berry crates  CUil cupn. Timet erWargeinent will al-  mtift double the f������.ctory*j4 capacity.  TliRrevvasa fine turnout   of   Angll-  -runf- at tin*   Pjiriuli /lull   on    Wedne-i-  dlsiy night, for the y������Mi*ly   vestry meeting, which whm |>i-i-ii:erl<-d by a splondid  Hopper nt 6 80,  t������6   -vhfch   the   church  coi nniit***1"    tt**ii-e   hc������*\H.    ft.    A.    PnJ  treyman wan   named   rector'n wnrdetn,  ���������and Pe-rcy Wuthon i'l4'eM><\   nt. peop|o*H  wardf*n,    The    VHrlraiK    ro parts   kiiIj-  mitterl .nditcated #|iilt#*   a   NatEttfact������>ry  yea.-   m   fit   dit-pjirtmAitts   of   church  effort.  Thu-B-t"! vcmih a tlir^rouifhly i-eprenont.  ative ������t������.#'rii-l"������nf#* i-l*, th<������nnrM*nl enngra*  tfni,'fnmi\ iiieetM-ig of the 1'i'enhytorlaii  ("h������.r-*h -turv Tui-Mdjuy tf������l������*ht nt which  fcht* your-'w flimiichil Mrateiiipnt and  reports from tht' Fhmrfny   St-hmrsI   and  This' will advise the people  of Creston and -district that I  have taken, over from John  W. Andrew the agency for  the widely and _a.yorably-  known RAWLEIQil PRO-  DTJCTSr and -will ^calling  on you any day how with a  full line of their reliable and  popular  . ��������� - * *������,.'.  Toilet Articles  Flavoring Extracts  Baking Powder  Spices  Medicines   .  Veterinary ___@_med������es  Etc., ____tc������       Z ��������� ���������  It is my intention to establish a regular service and I  hope to be favored with acon-  continnance of your patronage.  WALTER V. JACKSON.  ORKAT BARGAIN OFFER  Th  - ������ j.  irSLTl  !si1ll'y>  jT*_nik������"Bfl-   . _.   -A. '  Four   Months,   $1.0fJ  SUBSCRIBE NOW  *The same Reliable Family Newj(pja|>er--^  Nothing cheapesaed feiitthe prsce.  Subscribers who paid in advance ,at the  50c.   rate  will  be given  advantagey7  of this offer.  -r\: Fare opportunity to secure S'wesiteys  at the Prices you would like to  Pay  IV1.C:0 s  Sweater Goats  Pullovers  and *V* Neck  PRICES from  2.50 to $6.50  'rW^i*-  *   .    ".*     1  Ladies^  Sweaters  Tuxedo and  Goat Styles  CLEARING at  3.50 to $4.50  BOYS9 SWEATERS  ������2A fid] line of Sweaters  for the boy gomK to school-  ones that havo warmth and durability, priced from  "������%.  $1.50 up  *Mtfa**MNUM<WM__lltf^^  .**������j'*-i*.>f >i.!,;,iS Ji-iJs'ftW**;^^-?*''**'^*'^*1':  ���������aiwaainii t������a>aaWMii<i������(|yiJaaJari1lliJWWa*ra*ll BMI*������l_T_flll_W������_IBB -a*"  /    5  IHFa  CKESTf &   fMSVUfi-fV  ������?al Orarp LoflTp, Mos 2095  Meets THIRD THURSDAY of  each month at -Mercantile  Hall. Visiting? brethren cordially invited,      '  5QN, *v������.M  SEALED TENDERS addressed to  the undersigned and .endorsed J*vTen  der'for construction of Public JBuild*  ing, Re.velf.toke, B.C. " will be feceived  until M _? o'eioeh etooss. Tuesday* Feb"  reaiy 1 7. 2&2S, for the construction  of a public building at Revelstoke,  B.CV        -   _    "  Plans'and specification can be sefr-n  and forms of tender - obtained at ihe  offices of the Chief" Architect, Department of Public'Works, OttuwR, the  Acting District Resident Architect.  Dept. off Public "Works,'Victoria, B.C.,  the Superintendent of. .Dominion  Buildings. 'Dept. of" Public Woiks,  Vancouver, B.C., and the Postmaster,  Revelstoke, B.C.  Tenders -will not be considered unless  made on the forms supplied by the  Department and in accordance with  the conditions set forth therein.  Each tender must   be   accompanied  by am accepted cheque* on a- chartered  ��������� bank, pavable ti>_ tbe sirder of the Man  isfcer of Public, Works,, equal to 10 p.c.  of the Domimoii of Canada, aad bonds  of  the   Canadian'' National   Railway  Company   will .also'.-be  accepted   as  security, or bonds and a cheque if re  quired to make up an odd amount.  By order,  S. E. O'BRIEN.  Secretary.  J>epartment of Public Works;  Ottawa, January 12, 1025.  Electric Light  Committee Report  of  *"* ^b tw- /mm ���������._������������������  W-M/.'  ey^m^zrl&kms  JD/Va_-*S70Af 4WO USE  r-_ke notice that Si. N: Holmes, whose ad-  . dress is Creaton, B.O.. will apply for a license  t"������ take and -gee. KKiS gaHon&-.per day of water  -Out of an ���������.nr.a.-nng^ wiring-,   ~_5e_. _w������3Y������������"_.t_-  early and drains intoathe,: ground, about SO feet  southerly from the8priij������:7~*raie;watoriwll be  diverted, from the stream, at a. point about 500  feetEcrfcfc of the south bosiidsFy o* ElaekSSof  last SSI, and S00 feet east of the -west bcacdary  of said blockrand -will be used for domestic  purpose upon the land described as the --est  half of Che westlia_f of Block 2i of Ekst 8S1, G. 1���������  KD. - This notice was posted on the ground on  the 3rd day of J__uasy, __������.:. A copy of this  notice and an application pursuant thereto and  to the Water Act, 1914, will be filed in the office  of the Water Recorder at Nelson, B.C.. Objections to the application Boay be filed with the  said Water Recorder, or with the Comptroller  of Water Rights, PKx-ament' Buildings, Victoria, B.C, within thirty days afterthe first  dpimarance ox this notice in ������ iovul ii^wapatpair.  BL tg-TfOT.^ggj.; Applicant.  Date of the first publication of this notice is  January23, lsei     ��������� . - -     -*���������--���������>-"- ;*--'"-7*'  Mr.   President   and    Meraber-s  Creston Board ������__��������� Trade.  Your Committee on Electric  Liigbt begs leave to report, progress,,  and in this connection "respectfully  submits the moves that have bean  made by it. to date in ait endeavor  to supply the village and immediate dif-triot witli electric light and  pow<*_r.  Since bavin*? this matter turned  over to it your committee has de  voted its attention chiefly to; (l),  interesting outside capitalists to  undertake the development of the  power at Goat River Canyon both  for light and power, aa well as irrigation, and (2) to assembling all  possible data as* to the possible  number of customers fbr Dower and  light, as well as the mileage the line  would traverse.  Your committee has alga taken  up the matter of __ license on the  stream -with the Comptroller of  w aier IrUgltis and our it. formation  is that no person or company at  present have prior rights.  We have supplied the necessary  information to the Provincial Department of Industries which  promises to bring the proposition to  the attention of all parties enquiring a bpu% tn vestinen ts of this sort-,.  Sullivan* __ipp & Chaee, a large  electrical firm at_JVv*inu*peg, have  be**n communicated with. This  iirm, w������ are-itifismiet**,.!!! addition t-t*  being engineers of high standing  also specialise in interesting capita!  in any projects of the Bort-that the  firm becomes interested in, and we  have jnst__been assured thai their  Mr. Chace, who is now in Vancouver, will stop off at Creston on his  return east   and   go   into the local {  pffe-rl" ������-3 residences that are prospective light customers, or & grand  total of 275 .for the big area, or 242  for,Creston^a.n<J -Griokson only.  To provide for * this -numhei- of  users your committee estimate- that  at least 400 poles will bo required,  and. so far a& we can learn an aver  Sk(a)0  |^rjLUD   iwi    butooc   nOuiU    nfxf agO  pt*_"  pole at Creston station.  It will be noted from -this report  the matter of a. steam plant has  not been seriously considered and In  this connection would say that  your committee, recommends that  every effort be., given to securing  the development of the canyon with  the prospect of a. 24 hour service for  both light and pjwer, but should  the Canyon undertaking be event  ualTy fouuo*. out of the question.  then he assured 'that the committee  wfll energetically prosecute endeav  ors to have . the steam plant  installed, the ohective being electric  light from sosn-e source for at least  the village area by not laser than  October, 1925.  cy tne ract: tnat t&o*ts*sx*as ais o^ E&ss&&BGg   i������g  Am. appUea-kMEt for e������edifi _������&__ yem will  fea������ g&sa, tk������ rant samdd������mt������-  THE CANi_DIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid Up $20,000,000  Reserve Fuad $20,000,000  Csestton Braarai  C O. HJzimntt, Ms-sisgg-r  _*_  yy._ ita.  NOTICE  BIWmW  *fiafl ������f_- B  IM.3������m������*m.mm  MCDf-LS A BW'S'**"  i"F.a__j_."*.*w* a_"*_._ ��������������� jl*j*  APPUG&nOHS  FOR  8RAZIH6 PERMITS  F3B THE SB.S0M OF 1SI������  on  trict      __._...  be filed_ withythe*."Dfe-fcri** Forester at Cran-  brooE, 5"ori; Geotg&. Sauiloops, K*agoa. Prince  Rupert,  Vancouver, -Vernon,  and   Williams  liakeon or before Maich 31st, 1925.        ���������  Blank forms upon which to submit applications may be   obtained   from   tbe   District  Foresters at the above named places^or from  the Department of Lands at Victrria. B.C.  _ G. E. NADEN,  i-sputy Minister of iaands.  Department of Ttandty  Victoria. B.C.. January 9,162&. ~  jTRY OUR    J  SHAMROCK PORK SAUSAGE  Aneconomieal dish, easy to serve..  _   Shamrock Brana HAM, BACON and LARD  . GLENDALE CREAMERY BUTTER  Government graded, highest quality.  IFRESHand CUREDFISH  7.-.-  all VKPteties. '"-'������������������'���������'  Choicest BEEJh,PORK, MUTTON, %ffiAL, LAMB  . BORNS'IDEAL POULTRY FOOD  increases egg production and produces, better poultry.    Buy the best.  Sell  Plaii  3  OL.EA&INQ STFtEAMS  Take notice that Continental "Lumber & Pole  Co., oucceasors to Panlaon-Masoa, Limited,  wjnose address is Kitchener, British Columbia;.  wfll apply for n license to use the waters of  Goat ftfver and ita branches near Kitchener,  B.G., for "Clearinsr Streams'* purposes <Le.  clearing- and improving the stream for the  driving, booming-, or rafting of logs).- The  points on the- stream .between which it is proposed to clear are from the headwaters and a  point about half a mile-above the mouth of  Arrow Creek. The estimatea mileage between  the said points is thirty miles more or less. The  term proposed tor .the license ia^frvi-enty years.  This notice was* posted on the ground on the  Uth day of November, 1824. A copy of this  notice and an anplEeation pursuant thereto and  to the Water Act, lfll_ wiUIbe filed in the  office of tho Water Recorder. Nelson, B.O. Objections to the application may bo filed with  tno said Water Recorder or, w)tn the Comptroller <d_ Water RigEits, Parliament Buildings^  victoria, B.C., witlfln thirty days after tho flrflt  appearanco of this notice in a local newspaper.  CONTINKNTAL "LUMBER & POLE CO.,  LTD.,   (succoasors to  Paulson-Mason,  Limited, Applicants.  By p. *f__.-POTL8QN, President. Aaent.  Date of first publication of this notice is Janu-  nry,0,ireS. ���������      .  Tho petition for approved of undertaking and  i-pplleatloi". for tlio approval of tho Schedule  -*r Tolls will be- heard In tho office of tho  appHcatkm for  of Tolls will L      .  Board of Investigation at a date to be fixed,  and interested persons may file ah objection  thereto in the oJHco of tho Comptroller, or of  -    --  -     -        -       --��������� iferfet.   ...  tho Water Reooedtur of thodtet  MINERAL. AGT  .        POfWMT J0*  Certificate of Improvements  A"OT/0������ y  "ConstollaUon," "Os-Ion,** "Andromeda.'' '"Pcr-  Houa" and "Argo" Mineral Claims. uXtuate  in tho NelnonjMininir Division of WoBt  Kootenay District, whore located: On  Iron Mountain northwesterly from Kitchener, B.C.  NOTIOSB that I, G A. M. Youngtact-  rent for Chariot* Plummer Hill, Froo  Miners Cortlflcato No. 70807-C, Intend, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to tho Mining llecordor for Certlfleates of Improvements,  for the pin-poHo of obtaining Crown-Grants to  tho above claims. ���������        '  And further take notico that action, under  Section B*������, must be commonood before tho  i-u-n.ancs> of ouch CoTtiflcatos of Improvement*-.  Dated thtn tWntl day of Novombor, AD..102I.  MINERAL AGT  r*pnM r*  Certificate of Improvements  ���������Tom 8awyor1", ''Houttlilnglt,'* "LornftDoona,''  "tlroiit    l_xpa-c<4iuonn!,    '"ICelvin   Grove,"  "  "*"     ~       -   -- jaim,HntMM������-  SfelRon Min  Mineral Olaii_is,nItiint������ In tlio  ��������� Ing Division  of Went Kootenay District,  ���������yjft, -    -      -    - --  ���������"iiuokloborry  Finn." and   XAKatueutiuvn'  *"  "io Kfeli   y-rmy  .  ioro locaUxl: On Iron Mountain, nortJi-  wftHterly frtun Kltohrtnw, II.C3.  TAK1I5 NWJOB Uuit I, G. A. M. Young, acting uh agent for Charles I'lumtner Hill. Freo  Muuir'H iJori.iricn.to .No. ft'MU.-0, intend, sixty  ������lny#i fw*.m the dnl* hereof, Aad -apply to the Mining Iteconler for CtertHloaiea of ImprovementtM,  for lJie purpoHO of obtaliilng Crown Grants of  M*n ah!-'.f! t*l:tl-nn.  And furtlver toko notloo that action, under  ocUou KA. nuiMib bo ooinincntictoil beforo Uio  lmmance of mi eta cVt-Ufleatc-** ot frnpravrmente.  BeeUoiit HA. niiiwb bo ooinincntictoil beforo Uio  umance of mi eta cVtrtlfleattMi ef frnpravrmente.  Dated tliht -Klnfl flay of N������jtvenib<*.r, A.I>. 1'ttL   ~~-._-_*��������� ���������.:*u -ui*- ���������^_���������.:*���������������.������������������  The preposition has been placed  before the JJTortlswestern TJtilities  Corporation of Edmonton, Alberta,  a firm thltt we are informed^ has  funds for investment in power  propositions, and your committee  has been advised that Mr. Yorath,  president of the corporation," who is  also at the coa-*t, will also make a  stop at Creston on his return to  Alberta.  'y. Shortly? after the committee was  formed it had a visit from Mr.  Haddin of the engineering firm < f  Haddin & Miles of Calgsfry. Alberta, and lie was given what data  was- then 'available'!-:' and vyas, also  driven out to Canyon to look over  the power site. Since then he Iras  gone to considerable trouble iii  getting what . engineering data  there ia available cm the project  and assures us that he will within  thp month submit -a report <iri  installation cost.; based! on the data  that he has had to work upon-  Diie to considerable publicity  given the'' proposed Undertaking we  have had several applications from  engineers, apparently of high  standing, who appear anxious to  install the plant, and there have  been no end of enquiries from men  who are equally anxious to take  charge of the plant when ready for  operation.  The number of users of light io,  of course, indefinite, bnt your committee haa made a careful Purvey of  the area between the Crawford  corner and running to the Sherwood ranch, thence across to Blinco*, and to include Rolvert Stark's,  Watson, etc., as . xvoll as the area  below the track that it has appeared  rpJiBouably fens.Wo ts rc.!!'1 light to.  and in that area there aro a total  of nlmoBt One Hundred and Seventy Five residences arid places of  business. .  From the Crawford corner-asCi to  include Eriukson only thwre will be  07 nddit'onat renid^nfieM^ and" if it m  found "wise to include |*art of the  Cnn'yon   area    this   latter   district  and.as-in 1������24 we propose to do.business on la, Spot Cash basis..  In bi*der to -get the best prices for our growers we will sell t direct to. the  retailer, and will hand pick our customers.  Tins will mean tha*" we will need a somewhat limited quantity, and if you  wish to be included in our growers you should let us know at once about  tonnage you will have for us to handle.  ana.Bi.n4-  V* UO.V  Ureston V alley JTroduce Uompany  -   ALF. NELSON^ Manager  ��������� ��������� ��������� * UA_) Ft    1_������ I o w v/' *U IN 1 ^ ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������  UNTIL THE   END   t3F JANUARY  WE WILL GIVE YOU- -i���������  1fl hpr ppnf off for Cash on ^i grocjEries,  III ptil   uullli     including Flour and Sugar.  percent.  offf all Dry Goods. Shoes, Rubbers and all Men's Furnishings,  including Suits, Trousers, Shirts, &c.  9  tt  0 por uSiiu  off all  Bedding, Iron Beds and  Mattresses and all Hardware.  Nothing  reserved.     Three full weeks of genuine bargains.  ������_tl.������y<a   Ok    H'__i*yi*a.      Jt^m.'^mX      C_l   Mm  ""i^if   |"H**_ |jf*%   J_  -������aj?" jjl   Jl   ������|k|-B   |f  JL    g^*^B~       ������g  __T_a_L.T���������_  Bwa* A XT���������M^a. A      \mF_^I     hJS^k. Jl' %mf M\mJJJFtL M.  p     ������lPJrffl.JI.^1 l^/^TTLaL**!��������� S        JL %*v"L&B*  C__n1 IP Oi "*i1.^'iiHi I    '-__m_B mi   ffa^ff- BL !L9 fP 55   S_l        ^^^^F1^|R^5!Si__ m_ __.5 wiiv  .. 7 ;-v , LlftiiTED  krt-Jiiii1i.ittfc-i.i-i  mmm#m-mwmmBMmm,  mmmimm*  MmjSiSiimmmmmm  mm  MMMM-  -ga=������ rrx  rrTE    REVTEW,    CRESTON.    11.    C.  Argentina Passes Good Law.  pariicuhsr people-  Roasted and packed same        ^   ^ c.i  day in airtight cans  Muck Needed Reforms  The time of year approaches when, as a rule, the Legislatures of tlie several Provinces are called in annual session, and, within, a couple of r&onths,  the Dominion Parliament will be in session. In fact, some of the Legislatures, including; that of Saskatchewan, are now sitting. ...... The .time is Opportune, therefore, to again press for ^action in regard to a matter which has on  previous occasion,*- been the subject of comment in- this column. We refer  to the unnecesasrily large membership in most of-our "Legislative bodies, and  to the equally unnecessarily large and unwise sessional indemnities paid these  members'. *'7 ' "     ^ *''.-���������  Canada does not require 'approximately-'-''one.'thousand. Senators, Members of Parliament, and M.L.A.'s to direct its Federal and Provihical legislative and administrative work, nor should it be "necessary to pay quite so many,  millions of dollars annually to public-spirited men to direct the affairs ot  this Dominion as representatives of the whole people. ���������  At the last  session of the Saskatchewan!" Legislature  a  resolution  was  adopted in favor of a reduction in membership when the subject of a redis-  : tribution  of representation again came up for consideration.      The present  session is the fifth of the existing Legislature and there is a  strong probability it will be the last, and, as a rule, redistribution, when it is necessary,  precedes dissolution.      Regardless of the fact whether dissolution is impending in Saskatchewan or not, it is to be hoped that the pious resolution of a  " year ago will be translated into effective action now, and Saskatchewan thus  lead the way in the direction of'smaller'legislative bodies/and a'-consequent  '-welcome relief of the over-burdened taxpayer.  While it is easier to create new "Provinces and new Legislatures than it is  to merge two existing Provinces into one, because in the. process of amalgamation so many conflicting interests have to be reconciled, the fact remains  that, so far as the three Prairie Provinces and the three Maritime Provinces  are concerned, each.of these groups have so much_ in common that one Provincial Legislature in the West and one down by the sea could-just" as efficiently, and much more economically, legislate for and administer Provincial  affairs as can the six separate bodies now in existence. Because the problems involved in amalgamation are difficult, constitutes no__ya3id reason why  tlieir solution should not be attempted.  **   ���������'  Reduction in the amount of indemnities paid is much easier of attainment  than reduction in the number of constituencies. All that is required is the  consent of th<5 present members. Indemnities ^o Members of parliament and  of Legislatures were first intended, as the word itself indicates, to constitute  a reasonable reimbursement for out of pocket expenses connected with the  discharge of public duties attached to these positions, rather than what it  has come to mean, namely, an annual salary.  Just prior to and during the late war, when the purchasing power of the  dollar rapidly declined, there was a steady increase in the amounts fixed as  "sessional indemnities." The war is over, and the dollar has regained some,  if not all, of its former purchasing power, but indemnities still remain at the  old war figure. It is time they-began to decline and were brought down to  a level where they more nearis* approximate io actual out of pocket expenses  oi" members both at Ottawa and the various P-rovincial capitals.  While holding the view that members should be indemnifiejd for expenses4  Incurred by reason of their public position, we much, doubt the wisdom of  paying what amounts to substantial salaries. It would be a mistake to make  our legislative bodies a preserve for only men of means and leisure and practically bar from membership hard working men and women of small means.  But a reasonable indemnity provides the necessary safeguard against any such  development.  On the other-" hand, large Indemnities havo a tendency to attract men for  the sake of the salary rather than to render public service to the state.      It  has been said that the personnel of* our Parliament and Legislatures has declined coincident with the advance in the so-called indemnities  this Is true or not, danger lies in that direction.  ed it Ls only human for a member to ^erlously consider the effect his Vote may  have on some important*and grave issue in precipating an election beforethe  legal term or.' Tarliament or Legislature has expired, and thereby possibly removing him from legislative halls and ,a substantial salary, not to mention  other perqui.-iii.es of his public position.  With elections not far distant in the Dominion arena and several of the  Provinces, the powers that be would not be guilty of ma'king a tactical blun-  i*-'i- v.ith the voter;*, at large If they proceeded to reduce both the number of  ii'--mb'Ts elected and the size of the indemnities to be paid. It is doubtful  _;' :r:.ir.y present members would care to fa.ce their constituents in opposition  to ?uch much needed reforms.  PPer-sEons    Fop    Everybody    Is    Idea  Being Worked Out  Argentina, which is  becoming one  of the world's- great nations, with a  population of nine millions, and with  one of" the world's greatest and richest cities as its capital,' has passed a  law to create pensions for everybody.  The  full details have not been arranged, fSuTtiie law provides in principle for. the compulsory formation of  provident funds to which botiTemploy-  ^ers    and    employed are to contribute  certain.sums by monthly instalments.  ,   The chief object is to provide  all  workers with;pensions after..they have  done thirty- years* work.  - Canada's Trade Abroad  New  Markets  Being  Opened  Up Con-  Itlniially ���������For Our Products  ^Canada's sales in Oriental counthies  25 years ago were less than $500,000 a  year, but last year Japan took $ 2 44  worth of goods foi* every dollar she  .took then. China took"$51 worth for  every  dollar taken in 1900.      Greece  IS      O.     KHJ4MU4.M J,        ".LlOH.      UUU51U     V/Aiiv       ���������(,_,"_>������'  of Canadian products from Canada in  1900, whereas last year she took over  $6,000,000. In that year little Switzerland took-buf $385 worth of commodities; last year she took $1,289,-  000. Belgium last year took $20  worth for every dollar's worth in 1900.  ������Lf%AJUUit\Q>  Insist on BAYER TABLETS OF ASPIRIN  Unless you see the "Bayer Cross'' on tablets you are  not getting the genuine Bayer product proved safe  by millions and prescribed by physicians 24 years fo$  Golds  Pain  Toothache  Neuritis  Headache  Neuralgia;  Lumbago  Itfieumatisig.  As a Vermicide an excellent preparation is Mother .Graves' Worm Exter  minator;       It   has  countless children.  saved  the  lives  of  Thanks  For  the  Press  Accept only * *Bayer" package Tyhieh contains proven, directions.  Handy *'Bayer" boxes of 12 tablets���������Also bottles of 24 and 100���������Druggists.  _, Aspirin Is the trade marls (registered In Can&da.   of Bayer Ma-crafaetttre of bfonoaceHc*  ���������'   acldester of Sattcyficacia  (Acetyl Salicylic Acid,   "A. S. A.").    While it is -well known  that Aspirin means Bayer taa-n-factuce, to assist tbe nubile against Imitations, the Tablets  e( Bayer Ocawao? -wm tea agftmpeft frttti taste general taTa^em*--*!-. the "Btyer Cross.**  Prince    of    Wales    Says    Success    of  Wembley   Exhibition   Largely   Due  -  To Publicity Given  The Prince of "Wales, in his  capacity of president of-.the British  Empire    Exhibition    at Wembley, which  closed recently, has  forwarded a letter to the  "Duke  of  Devonshire, who-J���������  was one of the chief sponsors of the  big fair, requesting him" to convey to  the  press  of  the  Empire  his  sincere  gratitude for the   patriotic   assistance  they    gave    in the exhibition.       The  Prince declared that it was to the encouragement of the press   .that    the  success.. of., the-1 fair   was   largely   attributable.        '.:.. -  7y Eclipse of Sun  A party' of Dominion observatory officials ^will view the total" eclipse of  the sun on January 24 from- the Niagara Peninsula and from points In the  United, States, it Is lea.rned at Ottawa.  Beef Cattle Go Abroad >  Beef cattle raised in Alberta are in  _emand in. "Europet as evidenced by  the shipment of over -300 head which  left the Edmonton stockyards recently for Antwerp, Belgium.      c  ^^g^m^^p&^^mm  Bread   Prices   Increase  Canada    Feeling    Effect    of    fte/luced  Wheat Supplies  f'in-i������.Han h ou h ft wives hav-*������ begun to  W!  ������������������at:  r������-!tii/.������* ilia- --ff'-ci, of re-clu-cx-it  supplies. Nineteen different  Imv'-    reported  labor an increase, in the co������t of bread.  Tin- increa.se Ih generally oil-* ot'iti u  loaf of twenty-four ounce--, although  in Kfini'- case.:., the Innr-'a-tf- 1h the .sec*  on.-!  since wheat juice:, began  to Hour.  Find New Health Through the Use of  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  There must be no guesswork in the  treatment "of pale, anaemic girls and  chiLdren.    If your daughter is languid,  has a pale, sallow complexion, is short  of breath after slight exertion  or on  going up stairs, if she has palpitation  of the heart, a poor appetite, or a tendency to faint, she' has anaemia���������tho  'medical name for poverty of the blood.  Any delay in treatment may* leave her  weak and sickly for   the    rest   of her  life.      Delay may even:result in con-  Whether   sumption,  that most hopeless of dls-  Not only so, but once elect-   eases.      When the blood is poor and  .   watery give Dr. Wiiriams' Pink Pills,  coupled with nourishing food and gentle   out-of-door  exercise,       The   new-  life-giving blood which follows*a fair  use ot Dr. Williams* Pink Pills stimulates the nerves, increases the appe'u  tlte and brings the glow of, health to  pale  cheeks.       Mrs.  W.  13.   Armour,  Havelock, Ont., says:���������"My little girl  got into a very poor state of health.  She was weak, very much run-down,  and as the doctor did not seem to do  her any good, I thought I would try  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills*   . After taking six boxes of the pills she got nice  and rosy nnd strong again.      I would  recommend Dr. Williams' Pink Pills to  anyone wenk nnd run-down."  You can get these pills through any  dealer in medicine or by mall postpaid  at 50 cunts a box from Tito Dr. Williams" Medicine Co,, Brockville,. Out.  fl!^^ - ^ ORJSy^mR CHL  Tunnel   Bored   By   Electricity  The world's longest tunnel���������a bore  18 miles long through the rock of the  Cats kill Mountains in New York State  ���������was mad-*! entirely by electric power.  cltleH*j"    Miller's "Worm Powders work so ef-  . .      .   I'ectlvely thai no traces o_ worms can  to th<f department oi   bo   to,in<1        Thf.   pOKts  paBH  awgy  ln  iii** stools without being perceptible"  They make an entire and clean s-woop  of the intestines-, and nothing in tho  flhajHs of u worm can find lodgement  -Miore when the-.** powders are In  operation. Nothing could bo more  thorough' or desirable than their action..  m^mm  W.    N.     C     1SS2  Statue of Joan of Arc  The city of Portland, Oregon, will  er.-"*t a s*t������tu'. of Joan of Arc in a pub-  He park In honor of tin- French pioneers tju.it nettled In that section. Tlie  Hl.n.MjewlU be a replica of the noted  ;���������������"���������"_������������������.��������� ji'irxlHcd by Fremlet. now  Hi.ac-.il In j- In 1-arktt.  May fte-est-tbli-h Noval Sanaa  The Home Agency 'i'l.teH Unit tlio  Kor-t-j-anient :H eorj-ilderln.: tho ro-e**-  tabU;ihr'i-*ul. of naval, bane��������� in South  American water-*, alno In the e-airomo  DrCent.. Them- bnn<rA wern huh [-end-  imI  a-lnrim/-  thai  tenr,  .,'nu-j.-.-_'������. Liniment R alley** Neur#ilQ*Jk  Belgium Favors. Germany  Tho Belgium Government is report  ed to havo decided to concede Gor  many most favored nation treatment.  If the report proves true it is believed Lho decision will arouse resentment in Prance, following an tho cllf-  ftcnltles raised by Belgium In enforcing hlglu'i* tfirirCti without having previously informed Franco.  flnlKho .  r Mahogany  o t> m p hi t (.  with  TTItontt    and    All-  AVoo<l Ovnl Horn.  $11B  THIS  IS  WHAT  YOU WANT  til  Minard'o Liniment Uaed by Physicians  Beef Cattle For Belgium  Albert ii beef cnttlo aro In demand  In Europe, as evidence tlio shipment  of ovur ftOO !*<vir! whlnh \*>ft iho" !Ii*d-  m on Ion K.tockyarda recently for Antwerp, Belgium.  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Thia rfluiarkci"-!-- low  nHcod    "ConHol*.'1     In  Walnut   or "M-Oiofcany  IncluihtH nil   .Im ������>-*ol-i-  wivn   Brumiwlolc   "t'-ta*-  .   y, turc-J, $133  The MUSICAL MERCHANDISE CO., I.H.  14T   tRainhmtvt.H   Avtt.   S���������   Wllinlnt-<|  iniiiwa������ia������iiaiHia>aw*)iiia_mii  mmmmWrn  .. ,        . .-. -  ..,. ^ mm, ������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������ ..pajaiB. tumi^ilpwIUP >Jlla-l|a\P. il ������������������������������������T-~Wp*ppWp*l|  _maaii___ii___^^ ������EHB   ItEYIEW,   OBESTON,   B.   a  . ___________ **  Development Of Dairying  Antl Increase In Proaixetion  Of Creamery Butter In Canada  Bank of England Governor  ������ An outstanding feature of Canadian  agriculture in the post-war period has  been the development of dairying, the  steadily maintained increase in the  production of dairy butter, the maintenance of a consistently high quality,  and the expansion of markets for the  product. Whilst this greater interest  in the industry has been evidenced in  every part of the Dominion it is particularly noticeable and more significant in the western area, which has  rapidly transformed from an importing to an exporting area, and which .is  largely responsible for tin* stimulation  the ^^irdJan-^aii?3Mi3>d������&fepy has been  experiencing. -  Canada's output of creamery butter  in 1323 was the���������highest on record,  amounting to 163,456,659 pounds val-  .> ued at $56,894,008. This compares  with -s2. " "tsroducilon of -i*-.*> Kni <ino  pounds worth $53,453,2|2 ill 1923. The  increase in the quantity of production  in 1923 was 10,954.859 pounds or 7 per  cent.������ and in value $3,440/726 or 6 per  cent. The average price per pound  in 1923 in all of Canada was 34 cents  compared with 35 cents in 1922. The  aggregate value of the butter produc-  * tion has only been exceeded on one  occasion, when in 1920 the average  price was 57 cents.  The province of Quebec led in 1923  in butter production, accounting for  60,179,616 pounds valued at $20,741.-  454, followed by Ontario with a production of 54.773.1S0 pounds worth  $19,443,505. Alberta continued to occupy third place with an output of  17,626,155 pounds worth $5,811,222. In  the year Saskatchewan took the fourth  place from Manitoba, having a production of 10,867,010 pounds valued at  13,632,077 against the sister province s  output of 10,730,060 pounds worth  $3,662,444. Nova Scotia's production  was 3,550,666 pounds worth $1,353,118;  that of British Columbia 2,961,164  pounds worth $1,250,485; Prince Edward Island 1,537,437 pounds worth  ?542r845;  and New Brunswick, 1,231,-. I  Potatoes  For Seed  Selecting     the      Tubers     on      Their  Individual Med its  The    hill   selection   of potatoes for  seed having proved unsatisfactory at  the invermeie,  British Columbia,  experimental station, a trial was made  of   selecting the  tubers  on   their individual merits.     Three or four weeks  before planting time the potatoes are  brought to the light  and allowed to  sprout.      Only tubers showing strong  vigorous sprouts  are  selected.      The  superintendent of the station remarks  that all varieties do    not    show    the  same sprouting tendencies of characteristics, but the  grower will readily  learn to distinguish the strong vigorous tubers and reject the weak ones.  The  average yield for four  years  of  seventeen varieties selected    in    this  way was  28 tonsf������175 pounds, /which  was 124 per cent. higher*than the average yield of the four preceding years  with the same varieties selected from  the hills.     Not only are the yields increased from the individual selection,  but diseases are eradicated or at least  held in check.  Additional Special Prizes  To Be Awarded To He  International &now Winners  Sugar Beet Factory  For Alberta  Ereciion     Of    Factory     In  Alberta Seems To Be Assured  Practically definite assurance was  given by B. R. Smoot, general superintendent of the Utah-Idaho Sugar Co.,  whose headquarters are at Salt Lake  City, that a large, sugar beet factors-  would be'"'erected at some point in  Southern Alberta at an early date.  "Farmers in the south country have  guaranteed us six thousand acres of  beets   on   cultivated   irrigated 4and,"  I   %  For more than a decade Canada has  through her individual agriculturists  Southern "been exhibiting at the International  Grain andHay Show at Chicago with  results "that ������n a national-sense have  "been exceptionally gratifying. The  numerous championships secured at  the show for wheat, oats and other  cereal crops have perhaps constituted the most powerful factor in broadcasting ^to the interested world at  large the high quality of Canadian  farm products, the fertility of Canadian land, the beneficence of the Dominion's climate, and the profit to-be  Winnipeg Teacher Wins Prize  Writs Best Novel In Competition With  Fifteen Thousand Contributors  A Winnipeg school teacher and  newspaper woman, Miss Martha Os-  tenso, 24, was the guest of honor at a  reception- in New York recently, at  which it was announced that her first  novel,. "The Passionate Flight," had  won a prize of $13,500, offered jointly  by Dodd Mead and Company, publishers; Pictorial Review and Famous  Piayers-Lasky Corporation."  The novel deals withjife among the  farmers of the Canadian northwest  and was unanimously the best among  fifteen thousand contributors. Miss  Otsenso was born in Norway, but has  MONTAGU NORMAN  who ahs been recommended for reelection as the governor of the Bank  of England. This will make his sixth  consecutive year in office, an honor  never previously  conferred    on    any  KowVor        -t-V_<������a       neliol       *^a-t.a*\       VioIt.o-       +Tim  years.  Wheat Poo! Anxious  About Seed  Supply  Shortage   Is. Greatest   For   Oats   and  Other Coarse Grains  __ In anticipation of the evident shortage o������ good seed for sowirfg next  spring, the question of ways and  means to supply the deficiency  through the machinery of the pool received the serious consideration of the  board of directors of the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool at a meeting held in  Regina recently.  As the problem is a serious one^nd  concerns oats and other coarse grains  to even a greater extent than wheat,  ancl as thb pool is- not equipped to  handle these grains; it was* felt that  the conditions warrant the re-establishment of the Dominion Seed Purchasing Commission which rendered  such useful service in the years 1917  to 1922. * ,      **  said Mr. Smoot, "which will be sufficient guarantee to warrant our build- j found in farming with their assets.  ing a factory at some point in Southern Alberta. ,   ^ ���������  Mr. Smoot said tnat the proposed  factory would only he the first of what  would develop into a chain of refineries. "I do not think the company  would figure on coming to "this country to put in only one sugar factory,"  he said.  The "Utah-Idaho Sugar Company was  operating this year fourteen factories  in the states of Utah and Idaho."-   The  It ha!* long been realized that in the  achievement of such an honor there  was^o .material profit for a Canadian  winner. Generally, in a consideration  of the various details entering into the  -business of exhibiting, and the flood  of inquiries he received as the result  of his award, he was subjected to a  not inconsiderable monetary loss. _ In  1923, for instance, one hundred members of the Canadian Seed Growers-  Association    exhibited ''their products  initial unit in Alberta, he said, would   at Chicago,  winning no less  than 92  cost $1,500,000.  Illiteracy   On the   Decline  Improvement      in      the      Educational  Status of the  Population  Illiteracy is steadily declining  throughout the dominion, according to  information compiled by the dominion  bureau of statistics. This improvement in the educational status of. the  population five years or over, during  the last 20 years, is indicated by the  awards, including six first prizes and  {the world's championship for both  wheat and "oats. Yet the total cash  value of the 92 awards amounted to  only about $900. Canadian exhibitors  have been actuated throughout the  years mainly " by a sense of true  sportsmanship and the laubable desire  to bring agricultural renown to their  country.  *  However, in support and appreciation of these efforts and of their true  value  to   Canada,   and   to   offset  any  .                       ,.                  _. c ,,���������,      ! danger of possible exhibitors refrain-  decrease m the percentage of illiter-1 .       _. , _.    . .  __._ ,    _, _,_ _._   _, _,_       ,._  _-,._] ing from entry from materia! eonsid-  '��������� eration, the Canadian Seed Growers-  Association has been instrumental in  471 pounds worth $.456,557.  I  E"ci_o*rt  Butter To Janan  ates from decade to decade. In the I  last census for the tdtal population  five years of age and over, 8L25 per  cent. were reported as being unable  to "read and write" as compared with  10.50 per cent, in 1911 and 14.38 per  cent, in 1901.  establishing a fund for additional special prizes to be awarded to Canadian  winners of sweepstakes and first  "prizes at the international show this  ear.  II-  To Help Livestock Men  Move Made by High Commissioner to  Reduce   Cost  of Transportation  Further modification of the regulations of the British Government which  followed the removal of the cattle embargo are being sought through Hon.  P;--C: Larkin, high commissioner, who  is taking up tlie matter with the new  Baldwin ministry.     "What is sought, is  the abolition of the three-day quarantine prior to shipment and also of the,  requirement that a veterinarian must  -go overseas with each shipment. Time  in  transit   counts   in   the  quarantine  period and thus the "effect, is felt more  in'shipments from Ontario than from  the west,     The department objects to  the. cost  of sending along*1 veterinarians, 26 men now being required for a  service   .considered    unnecessary    on  shipments from a country which has  never had the foot and mouth disease  which is what is .guarded against.  Successful Sheep Sale  Good Prices Are "Obtained For Sheep  At Regina  The recent sheep sale held at Regina was one of the most successful  ever held in this province, according  to. the provincial livestock commis,-  sioner.: ���������'���������������������������"The top price of the sale was  $102.50, paid for a Shearling Oxfoi-d  ram. Tlie average price paid for Oxford rams was $42.00 per. head, $37.00  per head for Shropshires and ..somewhat'" similar averages ..for South-  downs,, Leicesters and Sufi oiks. All  the. animals entered were sold and the  demand was greater than the supply.  Now     Being  Increased  Norway's Merchant Fleet  The combined tonnage of the Norwegian merchant fleet Is now the fifth  greatest in the world and of practically the same size as before the outbreak of tho World War in 1914. Older steamships wrecked during the war  have been replaced with modern steam  and motor shins.  Tide Haa Turned  It haa boon customary In the past  for eastern pulp mills to ship apple  wrappers to British Columbia, but tho  tide has turned and tissue paper  wrappers suitable tor fruit covering  nre now boing shipped from New  \Voj--lminster to Montreal In fairly  large quantities.  Record Salmon Pack  ..- Figures totalled by the Dominion  Government Fisheries Department at  Vancouver *. recently Bhowed a total  pack of 1,616,824-cases of salmon with  a few hundred cases yet to come this  season. This means that for the present year the canned salmon pack has  been the largest in the history oE the  province/as the previous large output  was in 1918, when 1,616,157 cases, were  packed.  Exported in Greatly  Quantities Says  Report  Butter is being exported from Canada, to Japan in greatly increased  quantity, according to Mr. Kano, commercial secretary at the Japanese  consulate at Vancouver.,. In 1922 a  total of 7,681 pounds of butter was  shipped ���������from Canada to Japan. This  year to date** one Wes tern Canadian  dairy company alone, has exported  200,000 pound.*:, while there are five  other companies in the same business.  In 1922 the amount of cheese inipiort-  ed to Japan from this country was  only 85 pounds, while one company's  shipments' this year already are 10,-  000 pounds.  Increase In Cereals  , It is estimated by the Dominion  Bureau of Statistics that more than  56,000,000 acres were devoted to field  crops in Canada in 1924, as compared  with 53,310,092 acreB in 1923. Wheat  occupied 22,054,658 acres, a decrease  of 167,206 acres from last year. There  were 14,480,568 acres of oats sown, a  slight increase over hist year. The  area sown in -flaxseed was almost  dc-uble 1923, being 1,275,31-1.  Canada  Needs Imports  Seems    to    be    Necessary   for    Well  Balanced Industrial System  Those who are rejoicing over the  marked decline in Imports are bound  to have a few second thoughts  through the equally marked decline  in customs revenue. 'During the last  seven months this has fallen off to  the extent of nearly $9,400,000. The  truth is that Canada must have a  strong flow of imports. If she It^ to  have a well balanced industrial system. It Is also a matter of record  that this country is most prosperous  when it imports heavily.���������Ottawa  Correspondence, thp Monetary Times.  Smuggling  Immgirants  Claim  Made That immigrants to U.S.  Are Smuggled Across Canadian  Boundary    x,  A new industry, that of smuggling  immigrants across the international  boundary line into the United States,  has developed as a result of stringent  regulations; which have been adopted  by that country. Some immigrants  who are desirous of entering the United States, but who feel that they cannot get in at any of the ocean ports  of entry in that country, make their  -way to Canada In the hope of using  this country as a back door to the  United States.  ^___ dh      mS ^^0 __���������______ mM MMMdma __  Cold lit X116 HCQ,CL  Hent Mlnard'B nnd Inhale often.  Splendid for  catarrh.  A Beautiful  Jh������&   ^a Su__f__y _SB_*_ffa hB  Ladies���������A tew Hays' treatment with  CARTER'S UTTU*  LIVER  PtLLS  will do snore to clean       j*^  up the s.k.in than nil  the beauty treat  "~"  mftnti, in crea  fttion. An Imperfect  com-  p.e������*io������   -Is  caused  by ������  a-tufleish liver    . - ���������.-���������---���������T������������������  Mlllloft- ftf peoplf, Bldl. youa������ and -nltWJ* apt.  j quantity  of   honey   produced   In   the     Ug^ fi^?|a^ MHl^!  t-avar.vln*'*,    Ivot.     fhln    Wfll    ll-A    aloiaaa    fait-!     ViiAW   OS'S   C!(5SWy ._Ul_*,     TBfi!l    C5i   C_0  Grain For Pacific Coast  [    Modification  of the restrictions on  tho loading of grain cars for the Pacific coast, in view of tho increased elo-  l vator facilities at Vancouver, was an-  [ Bounced as effective by the Canadian  Pacific  Railway.      Seven*y-fivo   enrft  per day may now be loaded, Instead of  50, the previous limit.  Edmonton   Beokeepere  Alberta now has more than 120 beekeepers according to lists which have  bi-en  oht-vln->cl by,tho  provincial do*  Iimrtment of agriculture.      No statia-  i tics havo been compiled a������ yot on tho  That they' Chinese had moving pictures 3,000 years ago, Is said to have  been proved by recent investigations.  m  mmm  Will Build Rust Laboratory  Building Will Be Erected In Winnipeg  Next .Year  Drs.,McLean and McKlllican, of the  Manitoba Agricultural College, who  were in Ottawa ln connection with the  wheat rust laboratory, In Winnipeg,  concluded an agreement with the agricultural department. Tho building  will be erected next year, but meanwhile, laboratory accommdoation will  be provided at the collet for the  pathological staff to be furnished. by  the government.  Prices On  Foodstuffs --Advance  Some Commodities Retailed At Higher  Cost- In October -  Retail prices in Canada were,slightly higher in October than in September, seasonal declines in prices of  potatoes'"and beef being. more than  offset "by advances in dairy products  and eggs* The cost per-week of a  list of 29 capital foods, for an average family of five! in terms of the  average retaifi prices in some sixty  cities, was $10.31 at the beginning o������  October, as conipared with ���������j;i0.28 for  September; $10.65 for October, 1923;  and $16.92 for October, 1920, which  was the peak of high prices.  Dancers  U.S.  on  Soviets   Collect   Tax   From  Soviet will collect tax Irf  Michael Nordkin's troupe #ot Russian  dancers when they tour the country.  The tax is to be 10 per cent .of the receipts, and will be Quite unofficial.  Every time a performance is held in  New York, Chicago, or elsewhere,  some Soviet agent will be counting the  house to see that the proper amount  ������s turned over to his government.  Grain Stooklng Machine ���������;  The manufacture of a recently invented grain stooking machine will be  started around the first of next year  by the Harry G. Kempt, Limited, Calgary. Plans are now under way for  tho construction of a plant, which  will have a capacity production of several thousand machines per annum.  The machine is designed so that It  can be attached tb any binder and it  will take the sheaves from tiie binder  and deposit them on the ground in  stooks of from 8 to 12 sheaves.  ������ B.C. Apples For Fiji Islands  The Occidental Fruit Company has  shipped considerable quantity oC  Okanagan apples to New eZaland this  year and just recently billed out a  good sized order for the Fiji Islands.  Will Reduce Membership  The South Australian Houso of Assembly has carried the proportional  representation bill, which reduces tho  membership of the house from -16 to  35.  i  ffpO'Q  m B &mE"3������ Qmw  ITTlaaiS   ������  1VRR  | *I"^B "aVaaaP_ffl������5������"P  W.    K.    U. . 1552  3024.  mkttry oi t-aj������Miii������aiau������a.  ������. mull Pill���������SuiaU S>o������kV-8u.aEI Pf.������*  -Says Flying, Hctatores Hair  Flying restores hair, so Lieutenant  Nelson, ono of tho world-flight expedition, found. Ho atartcd tho flight  qui to baldheaded aud cou-.pia.tcd the  27,000-mllo JourneS* with a *Jhick  growth of fine hair. Most of the other  flyers, however, lost some of their hair  owing to the fatiuues of the expedition.  ii  Many  acres  of  flowers  are  ralfied  ->hp1i Y������**ir In  Fmn<*������- hiui Iini*.   itt him  ply the world's demand for perfume.  GIN PILLS  FOR THE  _\ i _j fvili Y S  Kidney disease ia dangerous unless checked.  Gin Pills will remedy  all kidney troubles.  Get a box to-day before  it ia too late.  tt  aMiniilill-IIHIHaltil ������������������'ws^^^sssmsiaskism^mssmmf.  -.  ..-:,������������������  ' "'r*.' ,'r'"1^:,.:j^5^^^!!yyy:...-:-.r.. .ii^r*p*^?!|!*_jsiH*^!-i*^  THE  CRESTON  REVIEW  Mrs. Jessie Juewis, teacher of piano  forte, Boya! Academy of Music, laon-  don, Lamont Bldg., Crest������n.  For Sale���������Two milch .cows, just  freshened, one Jersey and Che other  part Jersey. Pochin, Canyon.,  Power0  We can "equip your Tank with an efficient Pump at low  cost-���������with or without engine.  If you are operating your Pump without a Relief Valve  get our price on a Bean Pressure Regulator.  CRESTON GROWERS, Ltd  What Mm&s*zhM@m  MmWO   WOSM  i  We are taking subscriptions every day for  Magazines of all descriptions.  Our prices are right; we guarantee they  will be the same as any publisher's in Canada  or the United States will give you.  TRY US AND BE CONVINCED. Patronize the local agent; take no chances with  travelling sales agents;  it is bad business.  Give us your subscription business. We  will take care of it to your satisfaction or  refund the money.  G. M. ARGUE, Manager.  er Sprayers.  Hand Spreyers, Bepa^ Paris  1  Local and Personal  ���������- ���������.���������'���������!.' ': !.!s:���������:������������������������������������ ��������������� .' " '���������   .As will oe* .seen by announcement  elsewhere the annual meeting of Creston Valley Agricultural Association  will be held on/Friday night, January  30th, at 8 o'clock, in Speers" Hall. C.  W. Hayes is the Vetiring. president.  All are reminded that the usjite^  service in the Grand Theatre on Sunday night is at 7.S0 prompt, and the  address on "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"  wilS, undoubted, be the finest effort of  the sort ever seen in Creston. Come  early.  Monday, FeorH&ry 2nd, is the date  for receiving beginners ait Creston  school, hot as the accommodation is  limited it is suggested that parents  who have children not yet of school  age should give first chance to the  youngsters that already are six years  or over.  Foster's prediction of severe weather  during the week centreing on the 17th  did not work out as forecasted, this  B^ction halving its mildest spell since  the middle of December within the  week. The next severe spell, accord  ing to* Foster, is due in the  centreing on the 24th.  THE BEST THERE IS IN RADIO  We keep a full stock of Radio Accessories, such as A, B and C   Batteries,  B     1 *. 8-XQTiC*  CHEVROLET MOTORCARS AND  TRUCKS  AGENTS'  attabi  Mc*l__UGHLIN-BUi-CK  ,   CARS  At .the trustees meeting on Monday  slight it was decided to add $25 of tine  week -board funds taLthe 4525 donated* by the  Women's Institute,   which is expected  Bert "Nelson, an employee at the  Rodgers box factory, is off work this  week, with a severely strained back  which he sustained whilst loading  Rome heavy timber into nt car on Saturday afternoon.--- The injury is be  tween the shoulders and while not  serious is quite painful.  Creston Presbyterians have voted  against entering the United Church,  the vote standing for union II, against  23, the result of the baliot being an  nouneed at the annual meeting on  Tuesday night. So far the - vote in  B.C. ie about eight to one in favor of  union, Creston being the fourth congregation to vote anti.  TRESPASS A&T',  R.S.D.C.. 1824. Chapter 280  total eclipse of  sun   is^due on  "Saturday-but will aot present much of  an opportunity to local astrologers as  it will he at its height from 9 to .10.80  a.m. New York rime, which will be  from 6 to 7.30 at "Creston, and as it.is  nofcj-eally light; here until at least 8 it  ���������will -be pretty; nt-nch all over before  Creston has  had   breakfast.  to secure a $50 grant from   the educa*  4*,-Sjr^V*k     4~F ������_*>������*! Vat*,.-** **������������������% ft- a!1.*-l_������*9 MTT _ .V1% -VW->&_!*������_-.        cm.  " r*.  start will be made to provide Creston  school with a good library.  The Board of Trade's electric light  e-iaiiras5t.es had a visit from F. 5a.  Chace of the electrical engineering  firm of Sullivan, Kipp & Chaee, of  Winnipeg, Man., on Tuesday, who.  was shown over the power site at the  Canyon and discussed with the committee the cither details of the proposed system, leaving lor home on  Wednesday.  ���������u ������ja������c-������r  i������au     luccvllig     waiT?     xvLa^oiai-aj  Band of the -Presbyterian Church  elected th following, officers for 1925-  Presldent, J ear. MeCreath? vice-president, L^stty Couli sag: secretary. Marion McDonald; treasurer* Jean Henderson, with Mrs. Speers again taking  on the work of superintendent for the  year. The band grew from 14 to 21  members during 1924, and contributed  in the neighborhood of $100 to the  tuis*>i������>n work of the churr-fi.  HfiTlCE OF iMpnUHDiNS  .    AND SALE  J. Aia.jQ i**iV"Aia_/iSj    1/aia.b    1,1.6   ......i, .. ___^  cattle have broken into the enclosed  land known and described as "Lower  Kootenay Indian Reserve at 'Creston,  B.C., and the "same were impounded  on the 11th of January, 1S25, viz:  One  years.  line JJoistein cow, aged about 5  years, with calf running*; at side.  -- No ear hrarks or brands are visible  on these animals.  AND FURTHER TAKE" NOTICE  that the said cattle will be~ sold by  public auction aftei the expiration of  ten days from the publication of this  notice if the same are not sooner  claimed and all damages and expenses  paid.      ��������� "��������� '.-. :��������� ���������-��������� -._.  Dated at Cranbrook, B.C., this 13th  day of January,   1925.  E. H. SMALL  Indian Agent for Kootenay District,  on behalf of the Department of  Indian Affairs.  3.  The January Clearance Sale ends To-Morrow, and to make it the biggest  again put the kdife into previous low prices and are offering values*unequalled  /s selling we have  in Cresion's history  BTwfrggfodg^ JpT With each and every $4 purchase on Saturday we give you Free one 4-bar  Jgjjjf0 MAA W  UT S   mJp$lm& &       package of Sunlight Soap, or one 5-bar package of Royal Crown Soap.      **     &  ^SmLkwa  Mixed Sweet  Biscuits,   per lb  DeiMonte Pears, large" tin   Icing Sugar,  per lb. pkg   Home Matches,   per  pkg-   Macaroni, large packages, 3 for  Malkin's Best Malt Vinegar,  quart   bottle   45c  35c  15c  65c  I** aft  50c  35c  Coal Oil  Brunswick  Sardines; 4 tins ��������� ~ 25c  ___  '    *.  Ormond Raspberry Jam,4 lb. tin 75c  Creston Honey, 4 lb. pail  95c  Cheese, per lb *  _ ��������� _ 30c  Red Bird  Matches,   pkg --.��������� ���������'��������� 40c  St. Charles Milk, large size 3 tins 95c  a>  North West Sodas 19-lb. box'  2.95  TABLE OILCLOTH���������White, 55c;    Colored, 50c. peryard, Saturday only  PLAIN  WHITE  CUPS and  Saucers?  Saturday only, per dozen, $2.25  Men's  Heather Pure Wool Sweater Coats, reg.  725;    Saturday special, $4.95.  Menfe Grey or Maroon Sweater Coats, pure wool  reg. 7.25;   Saturday special, $4.95  (^^^MMtMMl^_____ a__MlV'''aV____ HHw|w^Mtfl u^^^^^^, ^^__^_p   -��������� l|^^^^^^__^^^_^dA ^^^^^^^u^j^^^  |5"s    ^pbk.      jbt       th*>.   ' W    PS    ���������     "Hf jKf       |__f^^^l     *^  ^^fes,  inns        ^


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